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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Nov 29, 1913

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Array ��$^J  ,-*-v  mfy-v^i  I  I  $Ai  Cy  .* -,  Sw*8  *WP''"  ��  Tfce largest coppor mines in  the Dominion are situated  at Phoenix. -*-The Granby  Co. employs'500 men, and  has a monthjy pay roi of  over $50,000, while theRaw-  hide.pay roll is $18,000.  FIFTEENTH YEAR  ���V.  Devoted to the intermit, o|the Boundary Mlnl���� Dletrlct  foe Phoenix Piohtskr   is  ' pqbli8he&  in- the  highest  muniftipality   in   Canada���  altitudes-gill ft.   The oitjr  h^a'vj^hlation of l>5b0,  "and" '^possesses^ first-class  ^hotels, opera house, schools  s.  GRANBY CONSOLIDATED  BUYS SNOWSHOE MINE  Group include Snowshoe, Fair-  ;    play, Pleasant and AJma  Fractions.  PHOENIXJ.B.C, SATURDAY, NOV. 2$,, 1913  Republic, Wash., camp and has  been under bond to the Granby  company. D Lynch, who had  charge of the diamond drill operations on the Lame Foot group, has  moved here with his outfit and has  started operations on the Snow-  shoe.  1    ~*���^   Mining Ncjtes o;f British Columbia 1  It can be said with authority that  the Granby Consolidated company  have acquired the Snowshoe mine  which lies close to Phoenix.  The group comprises the Snowshoe,  the Pleasant, the Fairplay fraction  and  the Alma  fraction.    For  thir-  Spoke on Labor Troubles  Joe Cannon spoke in the Miners'  Union Opera house last Tuesday-  evening on the trouble now on in  the copper mining districts of Michi  gan. He was here in behalf of the  Western Federation  of Miners, and  For the year to date the shipments !*���;,��� ��� A  t.-  t-  * . ,   ,  - "ipiireiiw i train and shipped over the G   T   P  otzmc ore  and   concentrates  from L Trail   .J^T "       f V."  the Slocan total 3,767 tons. '    - ab��Ut   tWO   month'  a*0'  The Canadian Mining ft Exploration company next year will spend a  teen years the property was  owned  was cover��n&  District No. 6.      Mr  and for a considerable time  worked I Cannon made an eloquent  plea   for  by the Snowshoe Gold and Copper  Mines, limited,, and considerable  ore was taken out. A few years  ago the Consolidated' company of  Trail took a lease on the property  and operated it successfully for  five years. The area of the group  is about 110 acres.  "C. M. Campbell, assistant superintendent of the Granby informs the  Pioneer that   development work on  this newly acquired   group   will   be  started at once.     The property   will  be    worked   by   running  a   branch'  from the Curlew tunnel   to   a   point  under   the   Snowshoe   shaft.      The  branch will   handle   all   of  the  ore  above this level directly.     The  ore  from   below   will    be    hoisted  and  dumped into a   pocket   tributary to  the drift.     The lower workings will  be .drained of  w.ater by a 350 foot  tunnel, which will be driven from  a  point    at  a    considerable  distance  down  the  hill.      The portal will be  located near the bridge on the Grand  ', Forks  road."    The adding of this  property   to 'the* already  extensive  :, holdings Jof - the   GranSy"company  will mean an increased tonnage and  doubtless will add several, years   to  the   life  of the   camp.      All of the  buildings and   mine   equipment  on  the Snowshoe have been taken over  by the Granby people.  The work on the Lame Foot has  been discontinued for the present.  This   is   a   property   located  in the  the people of the strike district. He  said he never saw a more-determined  lot of men and women,Nand there  was no doubt about their holding  out until victory comes. The shareholders of the Calumet and Hecla  and the other properties were begin  large amount in development work  in British Columbia. J-  The Noble Five mine ,near Sati-  don has closed down for the winter.  A number of men are engaged <m  the deep level tunnel which is being  run from near the old Sovereign.  ground. ., ,,  Zinc shipments from mines in -the  Slocan districts during- October  totaled 903 tons, the heaviest shipper  being the Rambler-Cariboo> which  sent 680 tons to Bartlesville, .'Okfa.  Other properties shipping were the  Van Roi, 60 tons to Bartlesville, the  Standard, 40 tons to Bartlesville, the  .   ,       , -        I     �����...*., iw wh) iu oarsiesvii  n.ng to howl for the d.v.dends, which   Lucky Jinif 30 ^ D      .  have not been  forlhrnm n>r cin^. ��!,.      .        ... _. ' Tr*"*'  have not been forthcoming since the  strike  The strikers number about 18,000  men, and they now have been out  four months. It requires a lot of  money to provide for these men and  their families, and he made an  appeal for funds.,  D. W. McKenzie presided at the  meeting, and M. V. Grbich also  occupied a seat on the platform.  the Hewitt, 30 tons to Bartlesville;  the U. S., near Whitewater, 30 tops  to Bartlesville, 33 tons to Argentina      ago  This is the rich  st ore that  has yet  been shipped from the interior.  The  third   furnace  at the British  Columbia Copper company's smelter  at  Greenwood,   is   completed   and  ready for service, but lack  of. coke  and the nonarrival of ore cars  sufficient to handle  the  increased   ton-  nag��4ias delayed blowing in.     Another  contributing     factor   to  the  delay is the   failure  to  clear away  and open up the 450,000 tons of ore  brought  down   by  the  big blast in  the British Columbia properties early  in September.        It  is   anticipated,  however,   that everything will be in  readiness to blow in the furnace in a  few days.      The  September  report  of  the   company    shows    621,000  pounds of copper, 10,084 ounces  of  silver  and   188,20 ounces   of gold  produced at the Greenwood smelter,  a slight decrease from the  previous  BOUNDARY HOCKEY  LEAGUE MEETING  Delegates from   Grand  Forks,  Greenwood and Phoenix-  Proposed Schedule.  ���" ���*     1 *   *��� w**u  With   an  output  in   October-"of mon>'1*    The production for 1913 to  Bank Robbers at Large  The robbors who broke into the  Union-Bank at New Hazelton a few  weeks-ago and got away with $16-  000,. are still "at large, although  every effort has been made to get  them.    In spite of   the   work   that  3,581 tons the Queen Victoria niitje  of the British Columbia Copper company at Beasley beat all records ^r  the year and brought the total shipments from that property for the i0  months to 22,807 tons. This ont-  put is approximately 17,000. tois  higher than the shipments ofafjy  other mine in the Nelson, district  for the period/: The.ore is beit-jg  shipped to the .company's smelter tc  Greenwood. -     -    -  . Men are working day  and " nig^t  at the Standard mine at Silverton fh  u     .-       . ���.'       ,.      . i efforts tot get under  way 2,500 tons  ��as been^one, thepolice,.have^ol of .2;^ or^ich is J^' f*  clues   whatever,,  beyond . the  lact I tn A�������'-.:���l~ir-   -   r   - f ���    "   ���  ,u���k .. j.  ..   *��� | ��> Argentine, Kan.,   for  treatment. I,.*"" -���?"*jr   "����������ocbd   to rne^pastf-^^ji I ^j��� v.   --���*'    T  that the money, was divided on   top|��ri,..-i ��� .. .   ��� ���       /!..-��      ��=������       .L ./corrected  by  each  c   o   , '. ���c" "   l"P The shipments are being rushed  as  even*    Since the  company  now  inl ^��� ^  of   Park    mountain.       From    that Li,. �� :.-:i j ���   ���  ,? .   l,-���r>r���i ���r.i. ..     ��� ��� I passed   upon   at th  ""I the ore is piled up   in  the   open   air /c��n.troI of the great mines  at   Ross-'     -  October-1 was 6,159,652 pounds of  copper, 89,088 ounces ef silver and  18,051 ounces of gold. March has  been the banner month of the year  to date in the copper output, 844,-  753 pounds have been produced.  June scored the heaviest silver production, 11,287 onnces, and August  took the honors in gold, 2438  punces. f_ ,The 'nine^month recbrd  for .}913 is considerably less than  1912. ~ \      ,   '        i  , The ��ossWmd camp and the camps  af Phoenix, Grand Forks ann Green  wood as well as some  in the Slocan  Last Tuesday evening the annual  meeting of the Boundary hockey  league was held in the parlors of the  Windsor hotel, Greenwood. Grand  Forks was represented, by T. A.  Love, Roy Curran and A. Mann.  Greenwood by G. Pond and Wm.  Flemming, and Phoenix by N. J  Dichert and E. A. Black.  Following is a list of the   officers  Honorary   President,   W.   A.   Wil-  Hams; honorary   vice-president,   O;  B.. Smith; honorary second vice-president, W. L.   Bell; president F. S.  Norcross; first vice-president,  John  McLaughlin; second   vice president,  Fred    Russell;   secretary-treasurer,  Mayor F. W.   McLaine",   of Greenwood.       An   executive   committee  composed of the two delegates from  each town was elected.  Dr. McLean of Greenwood was  appointed trustee of the McBride  cup.in the Bouudary league.  Considerable discussion took place  regarding rules to govern the  league, as the rules heretofore have  been very meagre. It was proposed  that each club draw' up rules and  t3,atffcthose. be- submitted to the delegates of thexlubs, who will- hold  a meeting in Grand Forks on Monday, December 1st, previous" to the  meeting of the Boundary-Kootenay  league of the same date.  A   preliminary  plan   of schedule  Jan. l: Grand For|?s  at  Greenwood  ~��    5 Grand.Forks at Phoenix  ^    7 Phoenix at Grand Forks'  ;'-���. ,9 Phoenix at    Greenwood  19 Grand Forks at Phoenix  21 Greenwood at Grand Forks  23 Grand Forks at Greenwood  26 Greenwood at Phoenix  28 Phoenix at Grand Forks  30 Phoenix at Greenwood  Feb 2 Grand Forks at Phoenix  4 Greenwood at Grand Forks  Mitchell May Come Back  It is rumored that Ivan G. Mitchell  the  invincible  goal  tender for the  Phoenix hockey team last year, may  again   be   here   for   this    season.  Mitchell has been at  the  coast for  some time, and it was  thought   for   x  a while   that   he   would   put in the  winter there,   and play  either   with  Vancouver or Victoria teams.     It is    '  therefore good news that there is  a  probability of him  coming  back   to  where   he   won    such   success   last  season.    With   Mitchell   returning,  the Phoenix team will be practically  complete.  Death of Mrs. Knudsen  The wife of Chas. H. Knudsen  died in Phoenix last Saturday, at 7  o'clock at the hospital. The deceased left six children, the youngest of which was less than a - year  old.' .The remains were shipped to  Portland, Oregon,1- Wednesday for  interment, and' were accorripatiie-i-  by the husband and'children. .  ^strict, are on a letter footing.nowlwr"'ary ^ C��me to  rii.a-A-.wi. yf" ���"���. "��� ���tv~ ��� r ���,.,., I was also drawn up,   which- wilt   h<��/ .  Pfftan -they have, been  rn" the- past/^��r;C^,f; ���_ ^.ir'^?.J^-S.VS/eh������-tbJ  Fast Player for Rossland  E. Sexsmith, who last season  played hockey with' Calgary, has  come to   Rossland   and   will   play'  before  I was   piled  way the robbers went.  ��� was   piled  to  await the definite de- (successful  development  which  was! ^riA^l^Iut -'"diP" ���  A new paper bill is said to be the cision as to the new  United  States   ��"erly lacking even in the best daysL ", ^   TV"' ^ M��"day  best thing to clean eye glasses with,   tariff under  which   a  reduction   in  of that celebrated camp.     The enter-  0 u     ��"   Wednesda>r  Paper bills have often proven a great  duty was made, which is. proving of Pris��  Splayed   by  the company at Lw^T   '�� ���   ,' ^Y^   '"   ^  aid to the vision. m�����M.���w.   k.���.��w   '^J"!��   Rn��la���rf   Jn' MJn������:~   lu   ...   town   every   ^ek.     There   will  be  co^ctecT by ^ach  'cUtb^nnallyl^^ SX^S^H^  "-  for th. nr���, ���   * :2el     ___"^'e P'3^'    Wltb   *   ����o    ball   shot  The  point the police do not know  which J and the company desins fo mQVe^ I ,and have taken" over, those   P'oper-I for the ' ..~"��" ~ ���/player,    with    a   cannon    ball   sho  the   frost   sets in.      The ore |ries ther* has been �� continuous aDd/.��� ho   J.        n   provides   for  games f which bas any goal tender sruessiatr  I to oe   piayed   m   Ureenwood   every! K'  Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the   Granby  mines   and  smelter for week ending Nov. 23:  Granby. ....... 27,760     1,092,267  SMELTER TONNAGES  GraQby -  .23^550     1,093,573  Canned Vegetables are a little less iri  Price again.       We are selling  Peas, Beans and Corn  Two Cans fop 25c.  or  Cases of Two Doz. Cans, $2,75  Tomatoes ape still 3 Cans for  50c, op Cases of 2 doz.  Cans, $3.5o.  considerable   benefit to British Col  umbia zinc producers.  Frank Martin was in town Thursday after a trip to the Hudson Bay  mountain.   He has recently received  the smelter returns on the first shipment of ore he made from the White  Heather     group.     The    shipment  went 2760 ozs. in silver and 39 per  cent in copper,   says   the   Omineca  Herald,   published    at     Hazelton.  There were about three tons of the ...... -  ore, which   was   brought   from   the IflfLl *" m0"ey -'"   ^ u^J ��f  . r.A- ,       us'"   ,rom   tne   the former companies which did not  property at Chicken Lake  by  pack I knbjy how to mine property.  in   discovering   rich   ore/���_������^^     ,       .  .    .-  . . . ��o games played during-   the Carni-  and opening up great reserves in the  va,   ���,������,,   hl >. \ Car."'  _:!._  ,��� _.-".     7'-.      . lvaI   week   here   as all the teams in  tend competing.  The following is the schedule:  mines  has, in  fact, given  renewed  courage to those engaged in the industry all  over  British  Columbia.  It has  shown    the   world   at large  that the old system on   which   these  mines  were    conducted���a   system  through   which   much   money   was  recklessly thrown away���was as unfair to those properties   as it was to  the pfpple who had been induced to  place their money   in   the   hands  Christmas Cooking* Necessities  Now in Stock.  . -   GET YOUR LIST IN EARLY.  y     Scandinvinan's Dance  Marked    success     attended    the  dance   in   the   Miners'   Union   Hull  Thursday   night.    The   crowd  just  filled the hall nicely, and dance   followed dance with short intermissions  The Scandinavian Temperance   Society,    under   whose   auspices   the j  dance was given, wish to   thank  J.  F.   McDougall,    who   officiated   as  floor manager to the satisfaction   of  all.     Music  was   furnished   by   the  Ironsides two piece   orchestra,   C  Olson and Miss Elmgren.  Burns' Anniversary  The Scotchmen of Phoenix have  in vi.ew the celebrating of Burns'  Anniversary on an elaborate scale  on January 22nd next. They pro-  proseholding an entertainment and  concert, to be followed, by a dance.  The ;best piper that- money can  procure will be therei A complete  program will be published later.  Joe Lally Coming West  Joe Lally of Cornwall, Ont.,  champion lacrosse player and one of  the strongest supporters of the  national game in the Dominion, will  be in Nelson early next year, according to a letter received by the  Daily News, in which Lally states  that it is the intention of the Dominion Amateur Lacrosse association  to start a movement to increase  interest in lacrosse in every town of  importance in Canada.  When Lally conies to Nelson he  will visit the schools and talk la  crosse with the boys, as he believes  that the most effective method of  arousing interests in the game is to  get hold of the prospective player  when he is at a young and receptive  asre.  Don't Want McManigal  i If Ortie E. McManigal comes to  (Canada, as is reported to be his intention, he will be turned back by  the immigration authorities as an  undesirable, according to the statement by the superintendent of that  department at Ottawa.  McManigal,      whose    confession  aided   in   sending   the   McNamara  brothers    to   San Quentin   and   33  other union labor officials   to   Leavenworth, penitentiary,    was   in   Detroit last week, according to a story  in    the   newspapers.       McManigal  was released   from   the   county  jail  at Los Angeles on   November 3id.  It is understood he intends to   cross  the Canadian border at Buffalo, and  that his ultimate destination is London,    England.       McManigal it   is  said is   accompanied   by   Detecti  e  McLaren, who   arrested   ihe   dyn.i-  miter in Buffalo three years ago   on  a train running between   ihcie   aid  Drtroit.  Look  at the  Young  Fellow  Sets  the  Pace in  Clothes  If you could only ask them you'd find a lot  of them  wearing  TAILORED CLOTHES  That's because they're sure ofthe style and correctness of them. It takes good cutting and good  tailoring to get the proper fit into the snug,  form-fitting coats worn now. And only that  same good tailoring and all pure wool fabric  will make it stay there.  If you too want to be sure of that fit and wear you  had better get yourself a suit of STYLE-  CRAFT this time.  In cut and cloths we have such a variety that one  can find anything that suit's one taste.  ,   "y  ���' c  ,  i.  \  \  '. **���-:���"  ViJ  i A  '���   -v.  f 'til  r ���>   '  W\ BWMrTWlliaaM  THE    PIONEEE.    PHOENIX,    BL  TTSH   COLUMBIA  < -. >  . vi ������  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  issubd weekly  at Phoenix, British Columbia  'Subscription, 2.00 per year'  *     .   2.50 to United States.  G. Kay, Publisher.  ADVERTISING SOALK.    .  Application for Liquor Licence (!��cluyB) ..$&D0  Certiflcate ot Improvement notlco &. dnys) $7.fi0  ' Applloatlon to Purchase Land notices (60 days)  -     ; ��7.60  Delinquent Co-owner notiocb (90 days) ... .$10.00  Small Water Notices "(30 days)  87.S0  AU other legal ndvertiHhur, 12 conU a lino,  ���ingle column,' for the first insertion; and 8  cents a line for each subsequent insortlon, nonpareil measurement.    '  Saturday, Nov. 29, 1913  he could not make such a  business  pay there..  In disgust he  cancelled  everything- and  said"   good-bye  to  ���   .. '-        *<     .'   >  Trail.  When   competitors  are 'progressing, to stand still is to go back.  Many times printers are the least  , regarded and the worst rewarded of  all business men.  Experience is a grindstone. It is  lucky for us if we can get brightened by it/and not ground.  . If a couple are walking .along the  street and she stops to [ook in a  store window~while he keeps right  on, it is a sure sign they are  ried.  mar-  Many   disputes   arise   over    the  question of the agent's  commission  in connection ,*with   a   sale.     It   frequently happens that after a  deal is  consummated an effort is made   to  deny the agent his commission.    At  Rossland a case has  justv been   decided   by Judge   Forin.    The case  arose out of the saI6 of the   Kootenay hotel   in that   city   by   G.   D.  George to F.   J.   Kioklele.     F.   E.  Armstrong found the purchaser   foil  the hotel, although it seems he   did  not disclose the name of this   prospective purchaser.    Mr. George refused to pay   Armstrong   his  commission, claiming he did not   figure  in   the   transfer   as   agent.    Armstrong sued   for  $400  commission,  and this  amount was   allowed  him  wilh costs.    The point at issue was  as'to whether an agent is   bound to  disclose the   name of  the   proposed  purchaser before   the   deal" is   put  through to entitle him to   his  commission.    The result of the decision  is that it is not necessary   to  make  that disclosure.  ,Historic Indian Bridge  There is' an Indian bridge near  New Hazelton spanningthe roaring,  treacherous Bulkley river that is a  momimenYto the ingenuity, perseverance and determination of the  native red man. A feature "of the  bridge is the almost total absence  of nails, as only a few Hudson Bay  spikes ivere available at* the time.  The bridge is of a perfect suspension style of architecture. The timber was whipsawed,' and the'joints  were made by dove-tailing and  burning a hole with red hot coals  through'the two logs, rnto which  was driven a stout wooden spike.  The joints were then bound with  wire, which the Indians procured  along the Yukon telegraph line. To  everyo.ne who has seen the bridge  it is a wonder, and it is doubtful if  in any other place in the wot Id such  a bridge can be found.  ; t  IT   "* ���    >  V�� -  li " '  U'r  It-   *  12. :;���  r>< >    ~  I "-   ,  le, ^  They are cultivating the vacant  lots up at Stewart and growing potatoes and garden truck on them.  Many other towns could well follow  the example of this Portland canal  burg. .  * *  ,    In London there  is   a   restaurant  where every  article  on  the -bill  of  .-fare,is cooked by   electricity.    It is  /said,the only .danger "a  patron  in-  . - ,*,curs/of,getting a shock-is  when the,  i waiter presents the bill.'       ," . ���  '-   -^    -''���"."    ��l~\     (.   ������    '*" \*'A 'J  ' Even though   there,  were   issued  i   '"in the United States last year  some  fifteen' thousand, patents for  cigar  .  lighters," the -average  smoker  will  " 'continue to* use   matches   and   light  ; them in, the old fashioned way  ->'If a man;can write a better book,  *"s 'preach*a better sermon, or make a  i better mouse trap than -his- neighbor,, though he/build his house in  tbe woods, the world will-make a  beaten pathway, to his door.���Emerson. . , ,  v  : ,�� .        ^ ^  ^-As'a first aid to matrimony the  reputation of being a good cook gets  results where mer.e beauty * fails.  Winning., .prizes for . cooking and  sewing at,.the Washington^'State  Fair brought a North Yakima girl a  deluge of matrimonial offers.  ISC*  l^v*-  ���������� ' ���  *1 "H.jb. '  1 <.,*".-. ���  A hundred saws with one tooth  in each" are .no good, but one saw,  with a hundred teeth, all' uniform  and sharp, will saw well. This illustration is made to remind you  4hat<you must all get into one saw  and .saw wood , together' ^whenJ you  wish to build up the town.���Ex.  '.^Caruso,' his physician, two "secrer  tarics and a Valet, occupy a suite of  rooms at a',fashionable New York  hotel. - Time was ���jwhen the great  tenor was content to .eatcspaghetti  frontthe-^tbp'df,his 'trunk'in a, little  room on the third floor back. That  was before he^bpened,that -mint in  his throat.���Victoria .Times.  - t A peculiar spirit evidently prevails  among the business men at Trail.  A gentleman arrived in that city recently to size .things up generally,  with a view to opening a hardware  store. He had a iale of woe  poured,into his ear from all sides:  He was  given   to   understand   that  There seems. to be   a  reason   for  the tone of the baseless   rumors circulated^, by   the Liberal   press    to  the   effect that* the prime minister,  Right    Honorable   R.   L.    Borden,  would retire in the near future. And  coupled with this was one  that Mr.  Borden's    health     was     precarius.  Both these reports were  absolutely  without foundation in fact, and" are  so ridiculous as to expose   the   motive.    The Liberal   press   and   the  Liberal    leaders   well     know     the  strength of  Mr.   Borden, with  "the  Cauadian people and-it is impossible for" them to' conceal   their   wish  that'1, something   might  "occur    to  bring   about   his  retirement.  ' But  they are doomed to disappointment.  They know very "well^ that'so  long  as Mr. Borden   retains   his  present  popularity and   continues   to   conduct the affairs of the" country in so  statesmanslike^ a manner, the   Lib,-  eral party is doomed   to   wander   in  the cdol'shades of-opposition.    Mr,  Borden knows he is   right,   and   he.  knows the people knows he is right.1  Some New Hockey Rules  At a meeting of the National  Hockey association held at Toronto  last week a number of minor amendments were made to the rules. Regarding the goalkeeper for kneeling or lying on the ice, for the"'first  offense a $2 fine will be tbe penalty; the second offense a $3 fine  and ruled off five minutes. The  third offense will be a fine of $5 and  a 10 minute penalty, and the third  foul a fine and banishment for the  remainder of the game. The. seven  man team was ..not discussed, and  the six-man game will again be  used.'  An official board  of six   referees  * *��� c.   '  at a salary   of $300   and   expenses  for the   season   will   be  appointed,  two from Toronto, two from  Mont-  real,   one   from   Ottawa 'and  one  from Quebec.        ���-    ' -      Asl      j .  A Test Hockey Game  r^ Frank Patrick's proposed-offside  rule for ice hockey (wiH'be tested at  Victoria when the Vancouver and  Vicloria'professional teams will play  an .exhibition game today.  The rule provides for the division  ot the ice into three sections each  of 70 feet, a lincbeing drawn across  the ice that distance-from each end  of the rink. In the middle section  there will be no offsides, and the  players may pass the puck in any  direction. Between the lines and  the goal nets, however, the old offside rule will be in effect. It is believed that the change in the rules  will speed up the game, although  some eastern critics do not take  kindly to the idea. It is contended  that the offsides in center ice really  have very little effect on the scoring  and that therefore they should not  be counted.    >  It is' announced from Victoria  that Dubbie Kerr will come from  Edmonton and go to the coast immediately. The acquisition of  Kerr will give Victoria a mighty  powerful team. Here is the lineup:  Goal, Lindsay; point, genge; cover-  point, Patrick; rover, Poulin and  Rowe; center, Dunderdale; right  wing, Smaill; left wing, Kerr; .substitutes, Ullrich and Mitchell.  Are you going to  the Old Country?  OR TO  ONTARIO, QUEBEC, NEW BRUNSWICK  NOVA SCOTIA FOR XMAS?  King-Edward Lodge  No. 36,A.F. andvA.M.y  Regular communication at, 8  p.m.  ,Second Thursday of  - each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic  Hall, McHale Block.  -*": o   Palmer J. Cook,  JAS."E. CABTEBr '���     -  -*,���" W.M.  r"Secy.   -J-    V--, ,.  v      *��������,- "   , f    ���- ���->!--  '< -*  *���  ��0:Q?jF.  Snowshoe Lo'd ��*e  Meets  every Monday/.fivening  at  Miners' Hall. "-Visifcmjy^lwethJMn cor-  1 dially invited."        v"*/"tv-",tr ~*  > - * ��-. j- *^*   ' B.*E. Barnes,'1 NoibleJGtrand.  Wru.-Oxley, Fini;Secyr  Sam'McLeod, Rec."Seey.  - ��� ' ��� "*'y .   ���>.' i  WOOD  ''   rFirst-class Fir.and'Tam-  ,   ;     ;*      - ��*      -  - .  ,,     - .   ,  '    arac.Wood, $6.00 ^>er cord  Pine Wood," $5.00 p.er cord.  Fir-and'Tamarac, uouble cut,  per cord,'^7:00-' '   '  WOOD OEUVERED  NOTICE.   -,  ON   SHORT  'Phone B32  Robt. Forshaw  RECO STEAM LAUNDRY  The machinery in our Laundry has  recently been completely over-hanled,  and we are now in a position to give  our patrons the utmost satisfaction in  all kinds of laundry work at, the most  liberal rates.    . ' '  We wash  Everything  but  the  ~       Baby.   *  - Pays to Advertise  The following paragraph from an  article by-Andrew Lang may prove  profitably suggestive to those who  have wares to sell and are shy about  advertising them:    ���  "When a goose lays an egg," said  Mr. Lang, "she just waddles off as  if she was ashamed of it���because  she is a goose. When a hen lays an  egg she calls heaven. and earth to  witness it. The hen 'is a natural-  born advertiser. Hence the demand  for hen'seggs-exceeds the'' demand  for goose eggs, .and the hen has* all  the business she can attend to."  Landing-a Lobster,,,       <  A lobster fifty years old was'land-  ed in'Boston last week. t Any smart  chorus girl can land one older than  that. ",'     " .'-'"���  "Broke Up^he Club  The girls ilxed up a pleasing plau,  Made an agreement clear  To wed no man who got less than  -10,000 plunks per year.    -  They called it the "ten thousand club"  And made the limit flat.  They wouldn't listen to a dub  Who garnered less than that.  Alasl the club soon went to pot  And now the girls don't speak,  A fellow came along who got  'His thirty plunks a week.  Daughters of Rebekah  : Phoenix Lodg-a JNtk 17  Meets "in "the -Minors'   Union   Lodge  Hall First and. Third Wednesdays.  .   Afrs. Owens, Noblo Grand,  ,��� Mrn. Mary McKonzio, Socrotary.  FRATERNAL ORDER  OF EAGLES  iSS-*-  N  Al*'   '  1*5  P  ft*:  m  m <>  Phoonix Aerie No. 108  a.  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evenings.  Visiting brothers are always welcome.  Quitman Work, W. P.  James Weib, W. Secy.  - A Trial Solicited.  Phone SO.  Dominion Ave.  Shoes that Fit!  . We make a specialty of Miners'  Shoes; good fit, nice shape, and  nothing but tho best of gtock used  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  K. of P. Lodge,  No. 28  Phoenix,  B.C.  Moets Tdjksday Evening at 7.30.  Sojourning brothers cordially wel  coined.  J. E. Cabteh, C. C.  Chas. McKay, K. of It. S.  PYTHJAW SISTERS  ���Mountain Temple Lodge No. 17  MccLh in  Pjthian Hall, Lowoc Town  ���Sciand and Fourth Thui>dn.\-<  Mik MiuyMcKonzic  3tliSoMoifjd<l ll.itoman, M.E.O.  1 .MXC.  NICK PALORCIA,  Knob Hill Ave.        Phoenix, B.C.  .60   YEARS'  ^EXPERIENCE  mmm  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c.  Anrcno sending a okotcu and dcsorlntkin may  ���"'lj'nacerlaln onr opinion freo-whetbar an  lQTentlon la probably pat��nti>1W9,..Communlca.  ttonsatrlotlyconfldontlal. HANDBOOK on Pstenta  J��Bg(iBBB*> ��J7HBBiVS B^WIir).  hand! Jjpoly Ulnatratod weekly.  large, t di^  oa'atlppQf any sclontlfla Journal.   Ternii tot  Csnsda, Sf.75 n year, pootago prepaid.   &4d by  all newt lealcrs.  EMU SmCo^B"��^Newrorfe  Bnncb Offloo. C26 F St, Waahlngton. D. O. ^  SYNOPSIS OF COAL -  .MINING REGULATIONS  Coal mining rights of the Dominion,  in Manitoba, 'Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the Noi to-  west Territories and in a portion of the  Province of British Columbia, may .be  leased for a term of twenty-one years  at an-annual rental of $1 an acre. Not  more than 2,560 acres will be leased" to  one applicant.  Application for a lease must be made  by -the applicant in person to the  Agent or Sub-Agent of the district in  which tho rights applied for are situated.  In surveyed territory the land must  be described by sections, or legal subdivisions of sections, and in unsur-  veyed territory the tract applied for  shall be staked out' by the applicant  himself. '  Each application must be' acconi  panied by a fee of $5 which will be re  funded If the rights applied for are not  available, but not otherwise. A royalty shall be pt*,id on the meiehantable  output of the mine at the rate of five  cents per ton.  The person operating the mine shall  furnish the Agent with sworn returns  accounting for the full quantity of  merchantable coal mined und pay the  loyalty" theieon. If the coal mining  rights are not boing operated, such returns should be fiu nisned at least once  a year.  The lease will include the coal mining  rights only, but the lessee may be permitted to purchase whatever available  .surface rights may be considered  necessary for the working of the mine  at the rate of $10.00 an acre.  For   full     information    application  should bt* made lo the Secietaiyof the  1 Depaitinent   of  tho   Interior, Ottawa,  or to any Agent or Sub-Agent of Dominion Lands.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy Minister of the Interior.  N.B.���UiiauUioiizctl publication of  thib odveitisement will not be paid lor.  Tho "noino Folks" will be glad to see you,, but further pleased if when  you detrain at your "Ilonics Town" you are feeling lefrcnhed and comfortable after your long journey. The Canadian Pacific equipment  and service always leave that satisfied feeling. <  CALL TODAY  and let us arrange everything for you, thus removing many of the  little worries incidental to "getting away." Tickets on sale to the  Old Country daily throughout November nnd December, final 'return  limit five months. Tickets on ��ale to the Eastern Pro\ inces throughout December, final return limit three months (with privilege, of extension.) Keel need lates from all Kootenay points lo til points east  (in Cnnadn.)   Your choice ot routes.   Stop overs.  From Phoenix to  Toronto, $9690.   Montreal, SI01.90  J. E. CARTER,  AGENT, PHOENIX, B.C.  J. V. MURPHY,  DIST. PASSENGER AGENT,  r     - NELSON, i B.C.-  D. J. MATHESON   Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS     .    -  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDEN1  PHOENIX, BC  BOOKS AND STATIONERY  yFancyyGoods, .Dolls and Toys, -Kodak Films and  Supplies,  Musical Instruments and Supplies,  News-  '-papers ^Magazines and Periodicals���School Sundries.-  - Wallpaper and Decorative Pictures   .  -Cigars, Tobacco and Smokers' Sundries  Endless Variety of Goods Suitable for Presents.  AL. ALMSTROM  All the Latest Newspapers, Magazines  Send in Your Stationery Orders and  Holiday Printing: to the.   .  Phoenix  THE HOME OF  ARTISTIC  A BUSINESS MAN  IS  KNOWN  BY THE  OUALITY OF PRINTING HE USES  Our Stock of Stationery is the Best that can be procured in  Canada, and our Workmanship will meet with your approval  Why Not Have Your Stationery  Printed by Us?  We make  a specialty  of Letterheads, Envelopes, Billheads",  Note Heads, Memos., Visiting-Cards, Menus, Posters,  Wedding Invitations, Check Books, By-Laws,  and in fact anything done with Printer's"~  INK AND PAPER  Wo Job Too Large, None too Small  The |  $2.00 per Year in Advance.  $2 50 per Year to U. S. :��?SK  THE    PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Are Yoiir Hands Tied?.  bv a chronic disease common to woraan-  WndT Yon foci dull���Wdaehey? Backache, palna here and thera-ydjzzinesa or  perhaps hot flashes?' There's nothing you  can accomplish���nothing you can enjoy!  There's no good reason for it���because  you can find permanent relief in  , BR* PIERCE'S  Favorite 'Prescription  Mrs. Fannie H. Brent, of Bryant, Nelson Co., Va., writes: "I believe I had  every pain and ache a woman could hswo, my back was weak, and I suffered with  nervousness and could not sleep ai night Suffered with sorenoss in my right  hip, and every month would have spoils and h��*vo to stay in bed. I have taken  eight bottles of your 'Favorite Prescription' and one vial of your 'Pleasant Pellets'.  Can now do my work for six in family, and feel liko a new woman. I think  it is the best medicine in the world for women. I recommend it to all m? friends  and many of them have been greatly benefited by it.  Concentrates  There is a movement on. foot   to  establish a Y.  land.  M.   C.  A.^at   Ross-  Dr. PEZRCE'S B��UEASANT FEidLEl  Believe Liver Ills}  V  The  Queen's Hotel  COMPLETELY REFURNISHED AND   REFITTED  We beg to announce the reopening of the Queen's Hotel.' This  popular hotel  has  been  completely refilled throughout;'  everything-'new and up-to-date.    Large lofty rooms,  heated with hot water.   Perfect fire appliances.  Nigfht and Day Service  Patrons of this hotel will Jind in it all  the comforts ot home.  Perfect satisfaction's assured all our guests.     It is  ' ,     '.   the most centrally located hotel in town.  Bar Stocked with Best Wines, Liquors, Cigars  ^  HARTMAN & WALSH, Props.  I FIRST STREET AND KNOB HILL AVENUE J  Your Milk Supply  Should come from healthy and'vigorous Stock,  handled in a CLEANLY AND SANITARY  manner .,Separated Cream insures .purity and  quality. "The Dairy produces both.  THE  DAIRY      J. W. Hanharri, Prop.  Proper Clothes for Men  SPECIAL ORDER SAMPLES  FOR FALL  Are now ready for Inspection.     Make your  choice   while   the   assortment   is   complete  Thos. Brown  "Everything-a Man  Wears"  Cleanliness our Watchword  ' The product of the local dairies is good, but ours is the best.  Cleanliness is our watchword, and no germ can pass our sentries.  Our poultry department has increased its supply of eggs. Let us  accommodate you. PHONE F32  ThePhoenix  W. A. McKay &. Sons  Proprietors  Hand-Painted China  Fine  selection   of   hand-painted   China���just   the  thing- for newly-weds.     Perfumes, Talcum Powder,  Razors, Brushes, Soaps.    Stationery, Books, Toys,-  Confectionery, Cigars, Tobacco, Pipes, etc.    Finest  lines of Postal Cards. McCormick's Chocolates.  DO YOOB FUR BUSINESS DIRECT wIKi the largest house In the World  U    * deaUno exclusively In AHEBICAN RAW FURS    ,  Get "More Money" for your FURS  Smi? YOUR FURS TO "SHUBEnT"   '  x v.-1,j blc��� responsible���scifo���T'urHour.o with nn unblemished rep  ���iitni'ltm cKlstinj: for "more than aqunrtprofn c>-ntury " n lonK suo  ��� ���csxful ree.-iri.iof sending Fur Shipperspro-.iipt���SATIbFAOrUKV,  |ANO I'kOM'IV.BLIi; retunia. Write for TO* .ftbulitrt &fctp*ifr. |  kiio only reliable, nccurate'inarUct report and puce list published.  ' Wrlio lor ii-NOW-iJ'o VltEK  IV     TO    CS??TOr,r>,r   J������''25-27 WEST AUSTIN AVE,  iA. B.-SrIUoLKA,lnc. pCDt.542Chicago.u.s.a-  H. Clever, the Slocan meat king-,  is .shipping a carload of hides from  New Denver to the coast this week.  ' .Tlio business portion of Pincher  Creek, Alberta, was swept by fire  this week, 'and the loss will be  nearly $50,000.  The Vernon Jubilee hospital has  a new ambulance, funds for the  purchase of which were raised by  the Girls' Hospital auxiliary.  The annual convention of District No. Six, of .the Western Federation of Miners" will be held at  Nelson some time in January.  Sir Richard McBride has asked  that the new theatre at Victoria be  not named after him, and it will  hereafter be known as the Victoria  theatre.  came to America four years'ago and  has prospered while farming 16  miles east of Spokane, wanted a  wife from his' native land. He new  no girls there whom he considered  eligible, but .succeeded through  friends in getting a correspondence  introduction to Miss Kasabova, who  sent her photograph and completely  captured tbe heart of the Spokane  valley farmer. Their mail courtship lasted three years.  At ihe convention of the American Federation of Labor just hel-d  at Seattle, Samuel Gompers was  re-elected president. Philadelphia  will be the place of meeting next  year.  The Omineca Herald ~has been  in New Hazelton just one year. It  was published in the old town of  H.izelton for five years, and was  once owned by L. L.' DeVoin, a  former resident of Phoenix.  What a big business professional  baseball has .become is shown by  the fact that nearly half-a million  dollars changed hands this year for  players drafted or purchased by the  major from the minor leagues.  Present indications are that it  may be the first of next July" before  any freight is carried to Fort  George over .the G. T. P. rails.  Even ths steel is not expected - to  reach the Fraser river before March  1st, by "present reckoning.  . The provincial government has  abandoned its intention of'building  a jail in Fort George. - Some time  ago the.department of public works  called for tenders for this building,  but Government Agent Heme has  just been notified that the work will  not be proceeded with at present.  A. B. W. Hodges, for several  years manager of the Granby Consolidated company in the Boundary,  and afterwards general manager  for the Cerro de Pasco mining company, at Lima, 'Peru, has. opened  a consulting engineering office in  Los Angeles, California.��� ^ '������  The golden anniversary of the  arrival of W. A, Clark in Montana  is to be celebrated by the citizens of  Butte. Mr. Clark's long activity  in the development of the Butte  mines is recognized by Butte's citizens as deserving the celebration  which they have planned and which  promises to mark a redletter day  in the history of the great copper  camp.  '������-������' ��� ;  The management ofthe Rossland  Skating Rink is making a most important interior change. The old  system of arc lighting is being replaced by tungsten lamps. One  hundred of the new style of lamps  are being installed, and each lamp  will have an aluminum shade. It  will be one of the best lighted rinks  in the country, and in the neighborhood of $1500 is being Expended by  the management.  Arriving from the other end of the  world to marry a man she had never  seen, but who had courted her by  correspondence, Helen M. Kasabova  a pretty Bulgarian girl, who had lo  have an interpreter to understand  the marriage ceremony, was married  in Spokane by Justice of the Peace  S. C. Hyde to E. C. Ivanhoff, a  prosperous farmer of Spokane  Bridge, Wash. The bride is 20  and the groom   32.     Ivanhoff,   who  Hangman Likes His Work  While Charles Gibson was await-  ing the final decision ofthe cabinet  at Ottawa, Hangman Ellis, who  will hang Bruno Curti at Nelson on  January 8, arrived in Toronto fully  prepared to carry out his part of  the contract, says a Toronto' paper.  He reached the city from Prince  Rupert, where he has been spending the summer, and registered at  one of the leading hotels under an  assumed name.  "Thib i.**. always my policy," said  Ellis to a newspaper man. . "I  travel in a quiet sort of way and  discuss matters of current interest,  but my identity is seldom discovered." t       -  At this juncture the official executioner produced a baggage check  for a satchel containing the paraphernalia which he uses in connection with the execution of 'a condemned man.  "It is just possible that I will  not have to unpack the satchel," he  said, "because it will not be the  first time that I have had to do so  at the eleventh hour and forty-ninth  second. If the cabinet has decided to commute the sentence in  this case, it is certainly contrary to  my expectations.  , "If I am permitted to carry out  my part of the contract," said Ellis,  I have been the official' executioner  at 307 hangings.  "What are your feelings when  called upon to pull the trap?" asked  the reporter.  "It is a humane duty," responded  Ellis.     "In the ordinary way of per-  ���forming   the   duty I    have  always  made a business to   obliterate   sympathy or sense of feeling     The   execution, occupies a matter   of about  50 seconds, in   fact   the condemned  man   has   but little time to    think.  When I spring the trap my   mind is  relaxed and I have the  feeling  that  I am 10 years  younger.     I  do   not  allow sympathy   to   interfere   with  my official duty, and if  others   balk  at doing if, I always feel that I   am  justified in  performing   the task.     I  have alwayk figured   that  it  is   the  best to carry out the execution with  the greatest rapidity after   the   condemned   man- has   taken   his   place  upon the trap door."  Yes, they are neat!  And they're just as comfortable as they look.  I'have worn this kind for years and I never  knew what hose satisfaction was until I got  them. You should try Penmans Hosiery���they  retain their shapeliness���set snug to foot and  limb and wear much longer than ordinary hose,'  Penmans Hosiery is made for men, women and children, in  cotton, cashmere, silk and lisle���in any weight 'and", all  popular colors. Look for the twdenuuk  Penmans Limited, Paris, Can.  Hosier-? Sweaters   ��� Underwear  93 =  Hosiery  .v    KNIT GOODS  Hotel Brooklyn  The Only First-CIass and Up-To-Date  Hotel in Phoenix. New from cellar  to roof. Best Sample Rooms in the  - Boundary, Opposite Great Northern  Depot.      v   v     Modern Bathrooms.  STEAM HEATED.  O, D. Bush, Prop.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  ,.    Phoenix, B.C.  <.,  Peruna Secret^.  You Should Knowfi  Golden Seal, the root of the above  plan t, is a very useful medicine. Many  people gather-it in our rich woodlands'  during the summer. Few people know  how valuable* it is in dyspepsia, catarrh,  and as a general tonic.  Many thousand pounds of this root are  used each year in the famous catarrh  remedy, Peruna. This fact explains why  ���verybody uses Peruna for ��*ta.rrh  Every Woman  Is interested and should know-  about the wondcHul  MARVEL Whirling Spray  The new Vaeinal Syringe.   Best  -Most convenient.   It cleanse*  Instantly.      Ask your  ' ���     -' tfofJU_��-.  WINDSOR SUPPLY CC. ,,--,���  Windsor. Ont, Ccneral Aeents for C.in.-..I>-  IX-  Stage Line  Leave Phoenix, upper town, 8.45 a.m  lower town,   9.00 a.m.  Leave Greenwood 3.00 p.m.  ^Standard Time  PROMPT  ATTENTION  TO  EXPRESS AND  FREIGHT  D. L.  SOLE AGENTS FOR PRINCETON COAL  Dealer in Lumber, Shing-Jes, Lath  and Cedar Poles. Stull Lag-g-an.  First-CIass ^ir&Tamarac Wood.  MOVING MACHINERY OUR SPECIALTY  If Tired of Wood, try Princeton Coal  Meat Market Specialties  "Empress" Creamery Butter, 40c. per lb. 2 lbs. 7B o.  u  ���������'���'���        si ���� 14. lb. Dox 35.O0.  Fancy Eastern Eegs, 40c. per dozen.  Ontario Cheese, mild flavor, 25 cts. per lb.  Pure Leaf Laird, Sib. Pail, SI.OO."  Sugar Cured Hams, 27c. per lb.  Choice Breakfast Bacon, 28c. per lb. .  Sardines, 15 cts. per tin.  Salt and Smoked Fish in variety.  P. BURNS & CO., LTD.  Wholesale and Retail Butchers and Produce Merchants  PHOENIX, B.C.       PHONE 2  The Butte Hotel  LOWER TOWN  Bar stocked with the Finest of Italian Wines.  Best Brands of Liquors and Cigars.  STEAM  HEATED THROUGHOUT  mmaaKaaaaaaataamammaaaaaaamaaaMMmamam  Rooms Furnished, Clean, and Well Ventilated.  LUCIANI & VICHARY, PROPS.  The Central Hotel  NEAREST HOTEL TO FAMOUS GRANBY MINES  FIRST-CLASS ACCOMMODATION  FOR   MINERS  Bar Stocked with the Finest Line of Wines, Liquors, Cigars  A.O.Johnson    -    -    -    Proprietor  <gSSBH&8m8lB!iffl&l�� flilfllfe  :��  'K'Y--.\Aly'  mmmiYmM!A:  SS-;#Si  y &M%>0Yfi tYitY-Y'  \mmSY'4M'Y'rA  ft%?**:;;fi';:y|:ftyyr^yl?  THE   PIONEER,    PHOENIX,    BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  ������ $j$$$^$��. Y :vyf, y i;;'  '>|)r^4y;^;:-j;yy';.'::���; y,-::.;>;  'M'-lf <yt3AAAYY:YA:' --A y>Y.  Phone 56 >      P. O. Box 309  WyM  McKAY & KNIGHT  Grocers and Provision Merchants  ^A'Mi'JyY (Next Door to Drug Store)  ti|!     FANCY APPLES'  SilyK Keremeos-No. 1 Grade '"  Jonathans, Spitzenbergs,  lllll Snows, Northern Spies,  'Ben Hur  Hp2.25.per-Box '  lillThe Store of Quality"  Local and General  s  over  |p|yMf:S:Syl;  vtfi:;  ���ft  ffiif&.4?  J'-\'  itf<*>  II  iners' Union Opera House  PROGRAM FOR  iliURDAY, Nov\|29, 13  |T|||Tfie"Unwelcoirie Guest���Biograph  ���  ;2S jTyfie Cattle Kind's Dauffhter^-Essanay  3.   Kidnapping- the Fiddler���Eclipse  3a Along: the Coast of Dal mat ia���Eclipse  4.   Vocal Solo''Sailing Down the Chesapeake  |Bay"���Miss Etta Murray. ^  llillE ARTISTS GREAT MADONNA"���   "  msHmSwi  "??ls;^^*!?3;??;'s*tH5?S?  An absorbing special'.feature, magnificently staged and  enacted���-Vitagraph.  vpYYP^MAAYit.    *'  ?sS|^^Sj|fe'oijey'and the Fairy  -Selig..  15c;    Children. -ggS^ag  >>-  E'-aW'-^tl-^iil.^'  tell  Phoenix Club  N. ��l. Delchert, Prop.  pgESgCIGARS, TOBACCOS, CIGARETTES  ilylJiJS    BEST BRANDS ALWAYS ON HAND.     _'  Spfeaal Line ofthe Famous Haid Chocolates  ISISmokers' Supplies.       Soft Drinks  ENGLISH BILLIARDS,  POOL,  BOWLING ALLEYS  l^lfWAYAYB:YA:YYY'Y)'..  |^|pl��yyy^;y^;::?y  li^a^S' y -yyy y ;.y:-. vy i-:y  |*^|yy|M��v  BSSflW  tep$.f;;  [������t^;^fvC:v  T-^V^-^:'  ^g^J|yy.y;;,;:  ||||||^i||^yffi  |?^y":^&>'')^'^-'^Hyy^'y: '^'-/yy;  EYE EXAMINERS AND MAKERS OF QUALITY GLASSES  138 Hastings St., West, Vancouver, B.C.  will be in  ^BROOKLYN HOTE L  ^^      W Dec. 3  a"d wl)L} ^pleased to have persons with defective eyesight call and  consvdb hini.    Eyeglasses, Spectacles and Artificial Eyes fitted at a  -reasonable chaige.  Satisfaction Guaranteed Absolutely on   all Work Done  \  ptly attended  ss and   Bug'-  eful atten-  ;ers.       Phone A65  McKeown  James   McArdle    came    up    from  Grand Forks dining the week.    '    ',  Mrs. Harey McKay returred Monday from a visit to Grand Forks.  The election of   officers of Phoenix  Miners' Union was held last night.  A. L. White of Greenwood  carries  a complete line of Automobile Skates.  Born���on Thursday!  January 27th,  to Mr, and Mrs. Wm. Oxley a daughter.   *  J. E. Carter,   O.  P.  B.  agent,   was  to Nelson   on   business last ��� Saturday.  Page Boyle came up from Spokane  Monday, but returned there again  Wedne��day.  Born���On Tuesday, November 25th,'  at Snowshoe Cottage to Mr. and Mis.  C. M. Campbell a son.  Paul McKay left Thursday- for his  home in Danville, Wash., to upend a  few days with his parents.  James Dimmick, an, old timer in  the Boundary, came in from Spokane  this week to spend a few days. *  I. A. Spinks and wife have returned  from Grand Forks, where they have  been for the past three weeks.  . A gang of C. P. B. carpenters have  been at work in the Boundary repairing stations, section houses, etc.  Thursday was American Thanksgiving Day, and a special turkey dinner was served at the Hotel Brooklyn.  I-J A large electric sign advertising the  Fit Beform clothing has been placed  in front of Morrin-Thompson & Co.'s  store. - ' ' '-  A. Forshaw, telegraph lineman for  the O. P, B. between Cascade and  Midway, was in town from Grand  Forks Monday.  - A meeting of chess players and all  those interested will take place in  MeKay & Knight's store on Monday  next at 8 o'clock.  Two basket ball games are scheduled  to be played in Phoenix next week.  Both the senior and junior teams 6f  Greenwood will be here. J"  F. J. Harbinson, local 'manager for  P. Burns <fc Co., sent .some thoroughbred Barred Bocks to the' poultry  show being held at Trail this'week  Lost���A ladies' purse, on  of last week, betwee the postofflce and  lower town.'.'FiivJer please .return   to  Pioneer office. - A reward wilLbc paid.  , If you are bothered with headache",  squint or cross-eye, or if the glasses  you now wear are unsuitable,  consult  the specialist in the Brooklyn . Hotel,'  Wednesday, December 3rd.    ,        * ^'J  Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Elkins and  children left for Spokane the first of the  week.. Mr. Elkins returned Thursday",  but Mrs. Elkins and the children  will  remain ihere for a few weeks.  St. Andrew's 'Presbyterian church,  Sunday, November 30th- at 11 a. liar;  In view of the fact that the 30th is St.  Andrew's Day, a special ��� sermon"  suited to the occasion will be preached  by the pastor, Bev. J. B. Munro.  If the boys attending the moving  picture shows at the Miners' Union'  opera house would cut out the throwing of peanut shells in the hot air  grates an everlasting favor would be  conferred upon the management.  Two new heating furnaces have just  been installed in the" Miners Union  building at considerable expense. This  will insure plenty of heat for the  opera house, lodge room and ball  room during tha coming winter  months.  Good bills were presented at the  Miners' Union Opera house during  the week. The usual special features  were presented Wednesday evening,  and will be on again this evening.  The vocal and musical numbers were  fully appreciated. The singing by  Miss, Etta Murray and Miss Lillie  Picthall has been warmly received.  Chas. King, the pianist, has also had  valuable assistance from Tim Silas,  Chas. McKay and Alber Biner, local  violinists.   ��   To Miners or Others  A 74 Acres. Farm adjacent to good  markets,   \y2    miles   from city, 25"  acres cleared, 20 acres finest timber,  good   house,   barns   etc.;   plenty of  ^vater, fine roads.    Can be purchased   cheap on easy terms.    For fur-y  ther   particulars   apply   to   Cv    C.  Tilley, Box88, Greenwood, B.C.  ���P=  ,        A Boy's Remarks  A school ma'am is a verb because  she denotes action when you throw  paper wads at the girls. Switch is  a conjunction and it is" used to conduct the verb school ma'am to the  noun boy. This is a compound sentence, of which boy is the subject  and switch is the object. First person singular number and awful case.  A school ma'am is different from a  boy," a boyv wears pants and a school  rna'am wears her hair banged all  over her forehead. She puts paint  on her face and some big fellows  come and take her home. Ma says  a school ma'am never gets to be  older than eighteen until she gets  married. It takes two school ma'ams  a day to cook a dinner.  Thursday  SEALED TENDERS, addressed to  the undersigned, and endorsed "Tender  for Immigration Detention Hospital  Building, Vancouver, B. C," will be  received at this office until 4.00 P.- M.,  on Monday, December 29,1913, for the  erection of the above named building.  Plans, specification and form of  contract can be seen and forms of tender obtained at this department, at the  office of W? Henderson, Esq., Besident  Architect, Victoria, B. C,, and on application to Mr. A. J. Chisholm,. caretaker, Public Building, Vancouver, B.C.  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 places of  residence. In the case of firms 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 to the order of the Honourable the Minister of Public "Works,  equal to ten per cent (10 p.c.) of the  amount of the tender, which will be  forfeited if the person tendering decline -toL 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.  ' By order  R. C. DESROCHERS,   J  Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  ��� - r  Ottawa, November 19. 1913. -  y Newspapers will not be paid for this  advertisement if they insert it without  authority from the Department. ���49327  Winter's Cough Cure  For that nasty tickling Coug-h, or.sore  bronchial tubes, ��� this Cough Syrup fills  the'bill. '  Nothing but the balsam from Pine trees,  with a desirable medium, and absolutely  free from opiates.  50c. a Large Bottle  'Phone 31.  QUANCE, The Druggist  OPENING NOTICE  KING'S HOTEL  DININGROOM  WILL BE REOPENED ON  SATURDAY,  NOVEMBER 1st, 1913  Come and try our meals, and be  convinced tnat they are the  best to be had for the money.  M. A. PASCO   -   -   Prop.  to $15  to $10  Sterling Toilet Articles, in separ-   7cn jA <fei��c  SI 5  . brellas, Gold and Silver Mounts   ��k"  Silver Card Cases* Hand Engraved d>0  ; Sterling Photo Frames       - V"  ate Pieces, and in cases  A Nice Silver-Plated Toilet Set at  Gold Stick Pins  Umbrellas, Gold and Silver  Mounts    ..-"-_      -       -      5.oo to 12.bo  Cuff Links, Gold & Gold-Filled ~ l.5o   to ' 15.00  Nice Fobs, Large Assortment    3.00 to IO-OO  FOR THE LITTLE TOTS  Bib Holders, Sterling and Gold-  Filled, two clasps with chain  connection     -       -       -       -   "  $2.00  BABY PINS, SPOONS, CHILDS' SETS; ETC.  NICE PRESENTS AT SMALL PRICES.  LAND REGISTRY ACT   .  In the matter of an application for duplicate Certificate of Title to Lot 1,  Block 31, May 60,  City of Phoenix  (Old Ironsides Sub-division)   -  NOTICE is hereby given that it is ray  intention   at    the    expiration   of  one  month from the date hereof, to issue  duplicate certificate Certificate of Title  to said lands issued to Matthew Clayton  and' numbered 15169a,  except   in   the  meantime valid objection be made to  me in writing.  Dated at the Land Registry ..Office,  Kamloops, B.C., this 23rd day of Sep-  'tember, 1913.  C H. DUNBAR, District Registrar.  Call and look them over.  Open evenings till 9 p.m.  E. A. Black, Jeweler  Church Services  $25 Reward  TwentyJive dollars reward is being- offered by the Phoenix Miners'  Union for any information that will  lead to the conviction of the individual or individuals who are destroying- Miners'-JJnion property, such as  smashing-windows, etc.  St. John's Church���Sundays: Holy  Con munion, 8a.ro.: Matins, 10.30 a.m.;  Holy Communion and sermon, 11 a.m.;  Sunday school, 3 p.m,; Evening service, 7 30. Week days: Matins, 7.30;  Evensong, 7.30.  The stated services in the Catholic  church are as follows: First and third  Sundalys in the month. Mass at 10  a.m., Sunday School at 2.30 phi.;  Evening Service at 7.80 p.m. Bev.  Father Choinel, pastor. -  Methodist Church r��� Sunday school  and Bible class, 2.30 p.m.; evening service, 7.30 p.m. Prayer meeting, Thursday evening, at 7.45 p.m. Rev. A. T.  Bell,/-  St.. Andrew's church (Presbyterian)  ���Service, Sunday next, Nov. 30th, at  11 a. m., Sunday school at 2 p.m. All  welcome.    Kev. J. R. Munro, minister I  WHAT TO GIVE!  This is the Puzzling- Question for many a,t this Season.  Here is our Answer.  FOR HER  Hull, Detachable Handle Urn  FOR HIM  $2.oo to 25.oo  S9) 41   ���  miling  Faces  greet the coming of a case of  PHOENIX BEER  - WHY?  Because the Beer is so good  and wholesome it brings the  smile.  'PHONE 23  PHOENIX BREWING CO.,  LIMITED  Um�� U for eczema, ulcers,  cold tare*, - chapped  haan&a. poisoned yroaadt,  piles, fcolp soma. And all  ttin injuiiej and disease*.  Best balm tot' bab*r>  Putrel-f hszbal. All drag-  gists aod stores 50c box.  SEALFiD TENDERS addressed to the  undersigned, and endorsed "Tender for  Drill Hall; Victoria, B. C," will be received until 4.00 F. M., on Thursday,  December 11, 1913, for the the construction of a Drill Hall at Victoria,  B. C.  Plans, specification and form of contract can be seen and forms of tender  obtained on application to the office of  Wm. Henderson, resident architect,  Victoria, B. C; on application to the  Postmaster, at Vancouver, B. C, 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 places of  residence. In the case of firms, the  actual signature, the nature of the occupation, and place of residence of each  member ofthe firm must be given.  Each tender must be accompanied by  an accepted cheque on a chartered bank,  payable to the order of the Honourable  the Minister of Public Works, equal to  ten per c��nt (10 p. c.J 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.  By order,        '  R. C. DESROCHERS,  .Secretary.  Department of Public Works,  Ottawa, November 11, 1913.  Newspapers will not be paid for this  advertisement if they insert it without  authority from the Department.���49438.  Dr. de Van';   FenfaSe Pills  A reliable French re ulator; n ivcr falls. Thcss  oills arc exceedingly - owerful In r ���gulatinir tho  Rcnerativd oortion of i ie female av�� tem. Refuse  all cheap 1. aitations. Or. de f aa'a are sold a!  <<") a hnx, or three foi J 0. Mailed to any address,  Eli&'-ycobeU Drug *"<><��� St. C-UIiArlaes, One  I ?  11/.  II  YW.  w

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