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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Nov 12, 1910

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 r-ry-i  p.^^______^^  IW..  w  W  Provincial  Eleventh Year,  PHOENIX, .B.C.,  SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 12,  1910  No.  51  KETTLE VALLEY SAID TO  CONTAIN LARGE CO^L AREA  $62,000 IS VALUAT  OF MIDWAY & VE  Midway Property Ships First Car of Cokl���New Company Formed This Week;  The first car of coal from the Midway coal mine, amounting- to 30  tons, was shipped to. Grand Forks  this week and comments as to its  quality are particularly favorable.  That the'Kettle Valley:, west from  Midway possesses; a ..coal basin of  large area is the opinion of not only  prospectors intimate with the, geological formations of the district but  of an expert geologist who has made  a cursory inspection of development  work on the deposits in the district  and a recommendation to have an  official report on the district will, be  made to the Dominion department  of mines.  For, years past quantities of coal  for blacksmithingand mine purposes  have been secured on the surface  from deposits. The coal was of  good quality but for some .reason  or other the proving-up of the limits  has been   retarded   by  the   owners.  About two "years ago the "Boundary Exploration company secured  limits about three miles west of Midway which have been developed with  very ehcouraging^results, a car ;pf  fuel of good quality having already  been shipped. Now another syndicate are prosecuting development  work on coal limits on Meyers  Creek, which while divided from the  Kettle Valley by a range of mountains are only six miles distant from  the Midway property  and  are  believed to be part,of same coal area.  About two months ago a number  of prominent citizens of Phoenix and  Grand Forks formed a syndicate and  secured an option.on;2*340 acres of  coal limits on./Myers Creek at  Bergen, a point on the Great Northern riine" miles west of Midway.  Development work since that time  has exposed two substantial seams  of bituminous coal, the government  assay on a sample of the coal-showing 69 per cent, fixed carbon and  only 8 per cent. ash.  A meeting of the  syndicate   was  held in  Phoenix  on  Tuesday   when  the   Myers   Creek  Coal   and   Coke  company was formed.   E. Spraggett  of Grand Forks   was   elected   president and D. J. Darraugh  secretary-  treasurer.    Among the other shareholders   are:     G.   W.   Rumberger,^  John A. Swanson, R. V.   Chishoinr  Carl    Helmer, *' A   Luciani,    J.  Thompson, Theo. Biner,  N. J. Car-  son, J. H.  Vivian,   John   Mulligan,  P.    Clune, ;Wm;'  Delehay,   A.   S;  Hood and E. /Luridemo, of Phoenix;;  S. R. Almond, D. A. McKinnon, G.  D.    Clark   and   C.    E.   Johnson   of  Grand Forks. .  Buildings are now being constructed at the property and work  will be carried on throughout the  winter.  Part of Claims Will Be Paid in  Full  MERGER OF BOUNDARY  COPPER COMI>ANIES  Is Suggested  By a New York  Financial Paper  Operation of the properties of the  New Dominion Copper Co., which  was begun recently at the Rawhide  mine, is under the same management as that of the British Columbia  Copper Co. Officers of the two  companies are now practically the  same, and J. E. McAllister is general  manager for both.  About 2,500 tons of ore a week  from the New Dominion mines is  being treated at the Greenwood  smelter of the British Columbia Co.  under a contract covering 25,000  tons. Officers say that another contract on the >ame terms covering  25,000 more will probably be made  when this one expires, but it is not  known what arrangements will be  made after that.  It is not known yet whether a  merger of the   two   companies   will  be considered or not. Value of the  New Dominion ores will be the  governing factor in whatever permanent arrangements are made,  and that cannot be ascertained until  all the poor ore left loose in the  mines by the former management  is   removed.     By   the   time   50,000  tons have been treated, however,  the ore bodies will have been reached  and the value of the new Dominion  ore determined. If a consolidation  is arranged, the interests of the  minority stockholders of the New  Dominion Co. will have to be considered.���Wall Street Journal.  " ;���: . ���   '���'���."' ���-  Boundary Ore Tonnages  Following are the returns of the  output of the mines and smelters of  the Boundary district for the week  ending Nov. 12 and for year to date:  Granby. : . . .19,370        965,307  Mother Lode.... 7,160 306,139  Rawhide . . . ,. . .   3,200 19,100  Snowshoe .    2,390        129,425  Jackpot ...      350 12,633  Number Seven...       75 745  32,545    1,433,349  smelter tonnages  Granby 18,425        889,588  B.C. Copper Co. 13,525        325,461  The board of valuators appointed  to decide upon an equitable sum for  which the Kettle Valley Railway  company should purchase the old  Midway & Vernon right of way, has  decided upon a figure in the neighborhood of $62,000. It is stated  on authoritative information that  the amount of the award will be  forthcoming within ten days time.  The valuators hope to be in a position to make payments in the  matter of various claims for wages  and supplies incurred by the defunct  railway company and assumed by  the Kettle Valley road, sometime  between now and the end of the  present month. The claims for  labor and accounts of that description, so far as they appertain to the  ten mile right of way1-,between Midway and Rork Creek are likely to  be paid-in'Full.     This was the portion  ofjEire^road with which the board of  uators could deal. Other claims  in connection with that portion of  the road, will, it is stated, receive  substantial consideration.  The board of valuators was composed of Judge Fprin of Nelson, R.  F. Green of Victoria, representing  the provincial government, and- L.  M. Rice of Seattle, who represented  the Kettle River railway.  PHCENIX AMALGAMATED  Install Machinery Preparatatory  to Commencing Work  The Phoenix Amalgamated mine,  locally known as the War Eagle,  will soon be an addition to the  active properties of Phoenix.  A crew of a dozen men went to  the mine today to install a motor  and other machinery preparatory to  the commencement of mining operations. The force on development  work will be put on in  a few days.  The Phoenix Amalgamated is  owned by the Consolidated Mining  and Smelting company and is under  the direction of Charles Biesel, superintendent of the Snowshoe and  Number Seven mines. It has had  considerable work done on it and is  practically at the shipping stage.  It is equipped with a 3000-foot tram  line which connects with a half-mile  spur of the C.P.R. The ore is low  grade copper, a test shipment of  250 tons having been made in 1908.  -���$#-���-  It is stated that A. J. Watters of  Seattle- will resume development  work on the American Boy property  at Boundary Falls. Mr. Watters is  the original owner of the Providence  mine, which he exploited in the  early days, packing ore by horse  back to Marcus, Wash., for shipment to Tacoma smelter in 1893.  HEDLEY GOLD  CO. MAKE  MINING  S BIG PROFITS  Details of Nickel Plate's Operations for Eight Months  ���Earnings Amount to $169,841.  \  The shares   of   the   Hedley   Gold I  Mining company, par $10, are  quoted on Boston stock exchange at  $20 asked and $15.25 bid, though  few transactions are recorded.  Since the acquiring of the Nickel  Plate mine at Hedley in August,  1909, this company has paid $143,-  520 in dividends, its total earnings to  August 31 last being $284,403.  Net profits for the first eight months  of this year, by months, were as  follows:  January $11,095  February    16,052  March      7,489  April   23,094  Tons ore  January 2,718  February 3,052  March 1,919  April 3,921  May 4,305  June 4,574  July 4,549  May    29,663  June t ......    29,503  July    26,338  August    26,604  Total. .   : 169,841  The company is paying quarterly  dividends of 30% on its 120,000  shares outstanding, so that it will  be seen that the eight months' earnings are $25,000 in excess of dividend requirements for the year.  The stock is owned principally by  United States Steel people together  with capitalists associated with the.  Cole-Ryan copper enterprises.  Details of operation since Jan.   1  have been as follows:  August. .  Average.  ,4,347  /al. ton  Recov.  Cost   ..  Profit  $11.84  $10.86  $6.78  $4.08  11.46  10.41  5.15  5.26  14.03  12.68  8.78  3.90  12.65  10.78  4.89  5.89  11.50  12.25  5.36  6.89  12.46  11.61  5.16  6.45  12.05  11.01  5.22  5.79  12.16  10.95  - 4.83  6.12  12.18  11.25  5.47  5.78  o, A. F. and A. M.  Regular communication at 8 p.m.  Second Thursday of each month.  Emergent meetings as called; Masonic Hall, McHale Block.  W. S. Cook, R; S. Fraser,  V   Secy.    ���i:/. :W-M-  THE PHOENIX PIONEER  and  Boundary Mining Journal  ISSUED   WEEKLY  Subscription, 2.00 per year  2.50 to United States  Ti Alfred Love, Publisher.  Meets every Monday Evening at  Miners' Hall; Visiting brethren  cordially invited.  J. P. McKenzie, ^loble Grand.  W. A. Pickard, Fin. Secy.  T. A. Bean, Record. Secy.  FRATERNAL ORB ER  OF EAGLES  Phoenix Aerie Mo. 158  Meets in Union Hall, Friday Evenings. Visiting brothers are always  welcome.  J. Thornton, W.P.  Orrin D. Bush, W. Secy.  K. of P. Lodge, No. 28  Phoenix, B.O.  Meets Tuesday Evening  at  7.30.  Sojourning   brothers  cordially  wel-  .comed.''-:-^.''v.-v  Gordon Thompson, k. of r.Sw  J. W. Hannam, C.C.  Of all kinds promptly attended  to. Rapid Express and Bag-,  gage Transfer. Careful attention to all orders       Phone A65  /  James G. McKeown  Now that the hockey season  will  soon be   oh   a;ttd   there   will   be the  usual rivalry between teams of the  Boundary for; league  championship  honors, the   Pioneer  would   like  to  suggest   that  the   clubs    make   an  effort to raise the standard   of playing.    There have  been  matches in  the Boundary in the past  that were  not a credit to the teams participating; they smacked too   much of the  conflict idea   rather   than of wholesome rivalry.     Good-natured rivalry  is the key to all  sport, but  there is  no honor   in   a  game   won  by foul  means.       Maliciously   maiming   an  opponent or   forcing   a   win ;/'at all  cost" is the work   of barbarianism  and should be stamped   out.     Good  clean hockey is in   a   class   by itself  for the spectator; there  is   probably  no other game that  will create  and  hold   enthusiasm   tentioned   to   the  pitch that hockey will While a game  is in progress.     It  demands  speed,  skill, alertness, cleverness and vigor  on the part  of players, and excites  both the interest and   admiration of  the onlooker.   Give the public something for their money and there will  be  less  chance  of a  depleted   club  treasury.   Let us have clean hockey.  The date   of the   coronation has  been  definitely   set   for  June 22 of  next year.    It is understood that, as  to the procedure and ceremony, the  King will adhere strictly to precedent  and there  will be  no disposition to  excel any of the  historic characteristics by adding courtly or  military  displays.     The only possible alternation of the   programme   will   arise  from any specially expressed desire  of the   overseas   dominions   to   be  more comprehensively  represented.  IS ALWAYS GOOD when you  are in good health and spirits and  have energy to make  things   hum.  will mal^e you healthier and happier,  give you more strength and vigor  to infuse activity into your business  PHOENIX BEER is not only a  tonic, it is a system cleanser, a  digestion assistant, a muscle builder  and a life brightener. It keeps the  doctor away.    Try it.  Phone 23  Inspection of the calendar for  1911 reveals the fact that all the  principal holidays next year are  grouped at the end of the week and  the following Monday. The year  opens and closes on Sunday; Labor  Day and Thanksgiving are on Monday, giving more double holidays  than has occurred for several years.  iji,  loset  than ever, in the, Kootenay Steel Range, because the  improvement in the operation of iskLe door adds nearly  five hundred cubic inches to'its capacity. Every inch  inside can be used���������and you can always depend upon it  for keeping your foo&piping hot while you wait for some  special dish to finish cooking. Made of heavy polished  sheet steel, durable and easily cleaned. Besides this  important feature, there are many,exclusive advantages  for you in the  r.   >  and the nearest McCiary, agent will point them out to  you. He will show you why your money will be best  spent for a Koqtenav. , Write today to the nearest  McCiary branclr for Kootenay booklet. 53  London,    Toronto,    Montreal.     Wlnotpeg,    Vancouver,    St. John, NB.,   Hamilton,    Calgary  For sale iby the Morrin-Thompson Company  Brooklyn  The Only First-Class and Up-To-Date  Hotel in Phoenix. New from cellar  to roof. Best Sample Rooms in the  Boundary,   Opposite    Great   Northern  Depot.       v   V  STEAM HEATED.  James Marshall, Prop.  Modern Bathrooms.  ELECTRIC LIGHTED  Phoenix, B.C.  The movement for .closer trade  relations between the United States  and Canada is being watched with  uneasiness in England. Reciprocity  would not only be regarded as dangerous to British trade, but as the  first step toward a political union  between the Republic and the Dominion.  Uncle Sam's political derby resulted in a Democratic runaway in  the east, the Twenty-to-Qne Teddy  being left at the flag.  Round-Trip Canadian Holiday Fares  To points in Ontario^ Quebec, New? Brunswick and Nova Scotia  L   -   $94.95       STL aOHNS9 $109.45  -   -   $90.85       HALIFAX,     $113.40  Tickets on sale Dec. 1st to 31sfc,? final return limit 3 months from  date of sale. Stop over privileges in both directions. To accommodate  visitors to Old Country reduced round trip tickets sold to Atlantic seaports in connection with Atlantic S.S:. tickets Nov. 11th to Dec. 31st,  with five month limit.  Further information regarding rates to points not quoted, routes,  stop overs, etc., cheerfully furnished by calling on or writing���  Great Northern Railway  W. X.  PERKINS, Agent.  Laundry7 Work  A multitude of household worries are overcome by having your  Laundrying done at the Reco Laundry   ALL WORK  Al��  IMMSUmiMIIOLMWIIlHUUMIia'J M  *>l  ,;    . i  FAC  fJJf  1. He had Eczema  for 25 years.;  2. His hands were  so bad he had to  , wear gloves day  and night.  3. Doctors said he  could never be.  cured.  4. For 25 years he  tried for cure in  vain.  5. Then he tried  ZAM-BUK.  6. ZAM-BUK cured him.  7.TOTDAY,thres  years after his  cure, he says:  "I AM STILL  CURED-there  has been no  return;"  ��ribWS,HOW ZAM-BUK  CORES ARE PERMANENT:  \v,\  Mr; T. St. Marsh of 101 Delorimier Ave.,  Montreal, has had this wonderful experience  of Zam-Buk.; Mr* Marsh. Las lived in Mont-  real for over30 years, many of them at his  present address. He is well known and  is willing to5satisiy way enquirer as to the  genuineness or; his cure. He suffered 25  years from eczema in the hands and had to  ' wear gloves day and night, the itching was  / so terrible, when the *.ir got to the acres.  Doctors said there, w..s no cure. Three years  ago Zam-Buk cured him. Interviewed a few  weeks, ago he said :���  "From the day I, was cured by Zam-Buk  to the present moment I. have had no. trace  of the eczema and feel sure it will never  return'. When I think of the marvellous cure Zam-  Buk worked;in my easel am more and more impressed  by the value of this,1 great household balm. * I have  had letters of'enquiry from all over Canada, and am  .glad to personally corroborate the published facts  of my,pure.-;, v / -r ^..-     . v      .> .. ,   ��<���   ���:.>.-.���-:.  It it] by working euresfike this tha*  Zam-Buk hu won for itself a world-'  wide reputation. Unequalled fori  ulcers, abscesses, piles, blood-poison,  inflamed sores, cold ciacks, chapped  hands, babies' eiuptions, yarfcose  ulcere, burns, cuts, etc.   All drug;-'  gists and stores at 60o box, or Zam-  uk Co., Toronto, for price.  FREE BOX.  Send this coupon and  lc stamp, to Zam-Buk  Co., Toronto,-for  sample box-> Mention  this paper.  UZ1 .  Greenwood  Otagfe  J-rlllC  Leave^Phoenix, upper^owny 9.30.a;rii. Yl'  -   "?  " " lower town, 10.00 a.m.  /"Standard Time  Leave Greenwood 3.00 p.m. '  PROMPT   ATTENTION   TO  EXPRESS  AND  FREIGHT  K M. LAINQ, Proprietor  GREENWOOD   LIQUOR  CO  We furnish the trade all over the Boundary  with the ���Choicest I mported and Domestic  W|nes, i-iq uors and Cigars  : As we ship direct in carloads, we can make  prices   rig-lit,   and   give  prompt   shipment  GREENWOOD, B.C.  is our business and we are  here to please you. Tbe  next time that you   want  any Billheads, Letterheads, Bnvelopes, Statements, Circulars,  Cards, Dodgers���in fact, anything: in PRINTING, phone 14  and we will  show y ou  samples : : :  SEALED TENDERS addressed  to the undersigned, "and endorsed  '.'Tender for additions and alterations to the Public Building, Nan-  aimo, B.C." will he received at this  office nn til 4.00 p.m., on Monday,  November 28, 1910, for the work  mentioned.  Plans^specification and form of  contract can be seen and forms of  tender obtained at this department,  on application . to the Caretaker,  Public Building, Nariaimo, B.C.,  and at the office of Mr. Wm. Henderson, Resident Architect, Victoria,  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 charter?  ed bank, payable, to the ��� brder^of the  Honourable the Minister of Public  Works, equal to ten per cent (10  p.p.), 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' riot  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, October 27, 1910  Newspapers will not be paid for  this advertisement if they insert it  without authority from the Department.-^" -.v.--: '' "������'���' -  A Hallowe'en Shower  On Friday the Board   of School  Trustees made a .thorough investigation   into  the  Hallowe'en  afpple  shower, which was given   to one. of  the teachers at. a local school recently, and without hesitation, the chil-  dren admitted ,to E.  S.. H.  Winn,  thechairman, that they had previously discussed the matter.    Those  who    threw    apples   were   equally  straightforward and those who tlirew  eggs admitted the charge.7 Indeed,  all went' as merrily as the proverbial  marriage bell.    There was'not/ the.  slightest    attempt    at   subterfuge.  Even the boy who threw > the egg  which damaged the  teacher's, coat  did not deny his marksmanship, and  to crown   it all, the children  voluntarily, offered to pay for the cleaning  of the clothing and the repairs  to  the one window damaged by astray  k: *.'''.. ." '= > -< - '  ot. The board accepted the children's offer, especially as it was conclusively proved that there was' no  malice against: the teacher,".and that  apple showers had invariably been  given ' to his> predecessors 'about  Hallowe'en.' The total damage will  only be about- $1.50.���-Rossland  Miner.  The Wonders at Home  How   little   British    Columbians  know of  British  Columbia, is a re-,  >��� . ���     .-,      .'"jf i - '. *     -      * >  mark often heard.    Take the people  of Victoria or Vancouver; half of  them have not travelled more' than  a few miles beyond the confines of  those cities unless it is along the  C. P. R: main line^ to- or. from * the  East. < British Columbia has more  to offer than any other province in  Canada fron^a scenic point of view.  There.is more of interest to see here  than anywhere else in Canada, and  yet half the province has not yet  been explored. Even Vancouver is  largely a terra incognita. A few  surveyors, prospectors, land hunters  and others are now pushing their  way into the more remote regions,,  but we take little interest in their  stories. We are so used to hearing  of wonders beyond .and, of undiscovered  land  that  we do not  care  any more.  ���_���. .*, .   Jim Has Close Call  Three masked men called at the  Record office Tuesday evening about  ten o'clock, but as there was nothing  here they required, they passed on  to the bank, an equally hard proposition. No alarm was given, knowing anything they got out of a chartered bank would cost them 12 per  cent. Wearing a mask at night, is  a dangerous occupation. The writer  comes from a district where holdrups��  have not been .infrequent .and, one-  man' was killed not long ago. With  a gun and a masked man coming  towards a nervous man you can  never tell whether he will shoot or  run, or both., and explanations over  the corpse of a friend are not pleasant. Fortunately the editor never  owned a shooting iron. If he did  it might gc off some time and accidentally hi-;.���Slocan Record. Local and General  r'.' V  �� .1  'X tj  M. H. Kane was in Rossland this  'week.  Suite of furnished   rooms to rent;  apply to J. Mcintosh. ��    '  ''r'N.   E.   Read   was   the* guest  of  friends in town this week.  " ^Al.; Almstrom has received a ship-  ment*of children's sleighs. _  "Ole Olson is( an  early booking  at the Phoenix opera house.  J- + r       ?'? I '. .'        f  *, The.Windsor hotel at Greenwood  has installed an electric piano, ^     ,  ,Dry <wood  in   car  lots for. sale;  apply to J. >Trombley, Phoenix..-    *  "I love my loose change, but oh  you "Old Olson!"  A. T. Turarjo has disposed of his  shoe-making business ��� to' Joseph  Grande and will devote his time to  the'management' of trjle pominion  hotel. ' "  ,������ "     "''" ',.' "<*  ;  In the suit  of the  Grand,. Forks'  c * \ **  Gazette" against   a   former  editor,  j 'i  Geo. R. Belton. judgment has been  given in, favor of the Gazette in the  sum?of $359.92 and costs.  'jA Bachelor's Honeymoon" was  greeted with a good audience in the  opera house Tuesday evening' and  all present enjoyed a thorough good  laugh. Although there were no.  J: B. Boone of Chewelah, Wash.,   hea^y roles the characters presented  ,���'���'��� ���:'i,,',<ii,'v,i;';,l';'.������'��� ;'-'i"', ''���:'":-���'���'-'^'"i..-��� ������-������'���'-'���-��� "'?:���'i&friex  is spending a few days in town.  ''No home   in   Phoenix Worth  ad-  vertisirig to is without the' Pioneer.'  f Penticton claims a  population of  1103   as   the   result   of   a   special  census.  A~ir '���  Apples from Kelowna won $2150  in prizes at the Canadian apple show  at Vancouver.  'M\'t  V t Jack Scholes of .Phoenix will, don  the gloves with Chicago Kid at Re-  public next Saturday.,,rr^  No matter how poor the other  fellow's advertisement is, it will not  sell your goods.  . For sale, best. wood business in  town; small capital   required.     En-  quire ?.0. Box 211:  ���~  rtiv\ : '.->/���.��� ������,"!."   '.'   -V ' *r ��f -    ".��  , .Chest. protectors, 'are  the surest  protection against, colds; to be  had  * at Love's Drug; Store.      .   .  W. H. Docksteader, vforrnerly  provincial constable here, came in  from Victoria yesterday.  **?{ uv,.    ��� ^  vAIex.' Miller, a well-known Boundary mining man, ^wks married at  Monticello, Mo., recently.  A joint stock company has been  formed in .Greenwood to build a  skating and curling rink.     .    ^  . According/to an order issued by  the ���ppst office inspector the post-  office at Denoro is to be closed.  Ladies of the Presbyterian church  announce a venison and haggis feast  on St. Andrews* nicht, Nov. 30.  About three inches of snow^ ell  Wednesday evening but a chinook  cleared it away early on  Thursday.  Mrs. G. L. ��� McNicol returned  Monday after a three months' visit  with.friends at Calgary and Prince  Albert.  A marriage license has been issued  to Thomas H. Bray, provincial constable, of Phoenix, and Miss Hilda  Berkin.  The marriage of Thos. A. Bean,  local C. P. R. telegraph operator  takes place at Stratford, Ont., next  Wednesday.  (j,For sale, house and lot, on New  York townsite; well adapted for  chicken ranch or cattle; clear title;  apply.to T. H. Richards.  Phoenix Rebekah lodge will give  an at-home in the Union lodge hall  next Wednesday evening. All Odd  Fellows and Rebekahs are  invited.  were well taken, striking and mirth-  proyoking. t \  Rev. S. Lundie, A. B. .Calhoun  and Wm. Lindsay returned to town  yesterday after a ten days' hunting  expedition lip the west. jFork of the  Kettle Viver. They report a splendid trip and brought home five deer,  Mr!; Calhoun having secured three  and Wr. Lundie two.  '     '  " *   .  Murdock .Mclntyre, . brother of  Wm. Mclntrye of the Coldwater,  has been in town the past week.  He is disposing of his interests in  Phoenix and will leave , shortly ifor  Vancouyjer \.o engage in business."  Mr. Mclntyre sees many improvements since his last visit here.���  Merritt Herald.  ���. ���   s  Moler System of Barber Colleges  will open one of their famous schools  in Calgary, Alberta, November 21st.  We/; teach , the barber trade and  guarantee situations; wages $18 to  $30 per week. A reduction will  be given students joining on open  ing day. Full particulars tree.  Write for special offer. Moler  Barber College, Spokane, Wash.  NOTICE  ���; P'^n:{ v>*^x|jg';I .e'  ^ride rw e ar ��� :1 ,s;:  ��� iiris'h r ixife afe tfc  '. :^k "c: e;p t io :ri!al-  ��� v;al ii��; .bec^taii^  :Pm':  \ngte  'atfMmmimmiJLw  ',.:;,���������. :i,ti'cloe^^Wea-rv.v^  -������;.��� a m -a zing 1 y;:; '������.? ^h ;���'  iy vv'-.'; '���.'" Real'  comfort, '.;������'���>  because   so  knit  that   the  x    shape   stays  in  it.    These  reasons should make you  recfuest  the   brand- arid  look   lor   the   trademark.  Have  you tried Penmans  1SLo.\9S ?   For the children  a*s*   well   as   grown   ups.  (<**%���  ���^  !  ( Y-J *        ��/^      -J.1A  & Hosiery  V'^  Royal Billiard Parlors  POOL TABLES AND BOWLING ALLEYS  Complete line of PIPES, TOBACCOS, CIGARS  AND CIGARETTES Always in Stock  Finest Secection of CONFECTIONERY, Try the  FAMOUS - KOHINOOR - CHOCOLATES  New First-Class Barber Shop ��  Con- f  nection.  , Liquor Act, 1910  Notice is hereby given that on the  first day of December next, application will be made to the superintendent of provincial palice for renewal  of the hotel license to sell liquor by  retail in the hotel known as the  Hartford Hotel, situate at Hartford  Junction, B.C.  Dated this 8th day   of October,  1910.  Joseph J. Bastett.  EAGLE BARBER SHOP  For An Easy Shave  And Stylish Haircut  Baths En  Connection  AN    EASY    SHAVE,    STYLISH    HAIRCUT,    REFRESHING  MASSAGE        . \      . \      . \        INVIGORATING SMAMPOO.  COSGROVE & McASTOCKER, Proprietors  Winter's Cough Syrup  Nyal's Cod Liver Oil Compound  Croup Ointment  These are remedies which we can recommend, and are preparations intended to  successfully combat the throat and lung  troubles inseparable from the inclement  weather of this season.  JOHN LOVE  Druggist  First-Class Fir and Tarn  arac Wood, $5.00 per cord  Pine Wood,  $4.50 per cord.  Pine Wood, double cut, per  cord, $6.00.  WOOD  DELIVERED  ON   SHORT  NOTICE. 'Phone 8 32  Johnson & Anderson  EEN'S HOTEL  R. V. CHISHOLM, Prop.  DANNY DEANE, Manager.  This is the Largest and Newest Hotel in the city,  heated by steam, and well furnished thoughout  for the accommodation of the public. Everything  Neat, Clean and Up-to-Date. Meals served at  all hours.  Bar Stocked with Choicest Liquors and Oi&ars  CENTRALLY  LOCATED ON CORNER  BREDOE   AND   KNOB   HILL   AVENUE  Steam Heated, Electric  Li&htin&.  TeOephone 48 and 20 ';   ;."��*>* I  Mrf.  xwimmmi  e  s  for Greaiti  . ��� -���.//���   -" - ���,  ��� / i]  We are pleased to announce the following* reduced ���  prices for St. jCharles and Jersey Cream :  Family Size,   now 2 cans for  25C  Hotel Size,  per can 25c  Family Size, per case of 48 cans. .... .$5.75  Hotel Size, per case $6.0Q  CANNED   VEGETABLES  On account of the high prices of Canned Vegetables we are compelled to make our prices as follows:  Tomatoes, per can 20c  Peas and Corn,   3 cans for 50c  Beans,   per can L. 1 5c  Carload of  Apples  We have received a Car of Apples from Peachland, consisting of Snows, Mcintosh, Reds, Kings, Baldwins, Pippins,  Jonathans, etc., and they are perfect Apples. Have a look  at them next time you visit either store.  Prices   run from   $2.00   to  $2.50   per box  First-class Creamery Butter  3 lbs. $1.0Q   r 144b. koxes $4.50  We expect to be able   to  keep   the   price   of  Butter  down until the end of the year. *���-���**  Morrin-Thompson Co.  FRESH GROCERIES AND PROVISIONS  DOMINION   HOTEI  UNDER    NEW    MANAGEMENT  The Dominion Hotel is located in the heart of the City  and has every accommodation for both tourist and  resident boarders. It is the nearest Hotel to Granby  mines and is the home for miners in Phoenix, everything being modern with Dining room in connection.  Having taken a lease on the Dominion the undersigned will endeavor to merit all patronage. Call  and see us.  TURANO BROTHERS  HEAVY DRAYI  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.  First-Class Wood  We also have a supply of first-class Cordwood, short  or long, and can deliver it on short notice. 'Phone  your order to  ros. PH3TE Phoenix,  "Ole Olson" Coming  ����01e Olson" is the name of a  comedy success our readers will  learn by reference to our advertising  columns that Ben Hendricks famous  comedy is coming to Phoenix, Nov.  21st. Comparatively few, however,  who refer to the advertisement are  aware of the fact that this company  has a history most, remarkable.  "Ole Olson was organized in 1888  and has travelled ten months every  year since that time and filling all  obligations. There is no show  either in the past or present that has,  travelled as many miles, exhibited  to such myriads of people or has  won a mo/'e exalted or enviable  reputation. h  Pure, wholesome, snappy, sparkling up-to-date songs, music and  specialties compose the program of  four acts of a play with a good plot,  and plenty of comedy. Seats on  sale at Brown's.  Hockeyists Getting Ready  Within the^ next few days a meeting of local hockey enthusiasts will  be held to organize for the season.  There are prospects fbra good swift  septette in Phoenix this winter considerable new blood having arrived  in town. Among these are Ellis,  Smith and McDonaldj, who figured  in Crows Nest hockey las��< winter,  and Laing from Grand Forks. Dr.  Scott, who has a brilliant hockey  record, will likely return to Phoenix  next month and be on the lineup.  Then there is McQueen and other  local experts.  Make Many Offers  Sixteen offers of marriage and  hundreds of offers from theatrical  booking agents have been made to  Ethel Leneve since her acquittal on  the charge of being an accessory to  the murder of Belle Elmore by Dr.  Hawley Harvey Crippen.  Fifth Anniversary Number  This November number begins  the sixth year for Canadian Home  Journal ot Toronto, which it celebrates by greatly enlarging the  magazine. We compliment the publishers upon the strength of purpose  that has maintained such high  quality in workmanship and contents  while success was yet to be proved.  Stop that cough! Don't let it  get the start of you, but stop it  right away before it gets serious.  Our cough remedy will do the work,  price; 50c.     Love's Drug Store.  Business Change  I wish   to  inform   the  public   of  Phoenix that I have  purchased   the  shoe,business of A. T. Turano and  will continue the same in the old  stand, Stemwinder building. Being  experienced in the making of shoes,  I will endeavor to give all patrons  satisfaction.    A call solicited.  Joseph Grande  D. J. MATHESON   Insurance Agent  FIDELITY BONDS,, PLATE GLASS,  COMMISSIONER FOR TAKING  AFFIDAVITS.  FIRE, LIFE AND  ACCIDENT  PHOENIX,   B. C.  Eastern Townships Bank  ANNUAL MEETING  Notice Is Hereby Given that the Annual General  Meeting of the Shareholders of this Bank will  be held  at their Banking House in the City of Sherbrooke on  Wednesday,  SEVENTH   DECEMBER NEXT.  The chair will be taken at two o'clock.  By order of the Board,  J. MACKINNON, General Manager.  Sherbrooke, Que., November 2nd, 1910.  H ��use-Clears in j^ Time  XV''.'.'",'..-"'.-''--1'.*--  is here again. We have a very large  stock of RUGS AND LINOLEUMS  which we offer you at a big reduction.  Call and look at our supply before buy-  in g elsewhere.  All kinds of FURNITURE on hand  at right prices. We also carry the  famous Ostermoor Mattress which stands  the test.  FHBBB  B BbMBx  Furniture  I   Undertaker  -V  t,   ��� ...vv'  I  '  (x Copper Market  Boston���The best  feature   which  has developed  in  the copper  trade  during the past few days  has  been  an improved demand for copper from  domestic buyers calling for November and December deliveries.    This  is   one   of  the   plainest   indications  that American   manufacturers   have  considerable copper yet to purchase.  Sales for the, new year have been  on'a comparatively small basis with  a few Lakei transactions   extending  part    way; into   February at   13^  cents a��pound.        ;       ��� <���>���.,'������  During the past week  an   important development  has  occurred   in  the copper trade, namely, the placing  of electrolytic copper on the basis of  13c. ' Ail the leading selling agencies  now are making the .firm  price, of  13c. for copper, having sold the tremendous volume   of the , metal   on  the scale-up from 12^ cents.     Copper ^producers and selling  agencies  declare more copper has been   sold  for .future delivery  in   the   last   few  -    weeks than in a corresponding period  in two years.   :This'.is   regarded as  ,   indicating confidence on  the parttof  ^consumers regarding the future.-  Granby Shares Jump  i  Granby, shares took a jump on all  the exchanges during the past week  and will no doubt find their old level  n time.     A Vancouver paper  says:  The most interesting development  today was the big   rise in the prices  asked,for Granby  stock..   The  last  sale,of this stock  on  the  exchange  was made,at $34.75 on October 28,  but today the price asked, was $53,  and the stock was  bid   as  high  as  $.47^.    Announcements    have   recently been , made,. with   regard  to  the management, of this undertaking  which has given  every  satisfaction  to the  shareholders.    The  present  activity is   no   doubt  the   result, of  these announcements.     Besides this  rearrangement,   various   unsatisfactory reports as to the   financial   position of the  company   were   circulated, but these, have been emphatically  contradicted  and it. is   stated  that the company is in a very strong  financial position apd that many new  improvements in the   plant   will   be  carried out shortly.  Church Dedication  _       '    ( ,_ F \ _,_ ,  TThe dedication of the hew Metho-  dist,church will take place on   Sun-  ' "day,'Nov.   13thl     Services   will   be  'held in the morning at   11   o'clock,  and in the evening at   7.30, the for-  ,   mer being ' the   dedicatory   service.  Rev. James "Calvert,^ B.D., of Grand  Forks, exTpresident of the Methodist  "'conference',, will;be; the speaker on  ".both, occasions, and   special   music  will be rendered by the choir.   *     \,  On Monday evening,   Oct.   14th,  the Ladies' Aid willgive a dinner in  the  banquet   room   of   the ��� Miners'  Union hall. , The Ladies' Aid   have  > a reputation in this line and   intend  1 serving a'firstrclass   dinner.     Keep  - these dates open for these occasions.  B. C. Copper Shares  Referring to British Columbia  Copper a New York financial journal  says: The present, accumulation of  stock is believed to be against the  time when the company will pay  dividends, which seems to be not  far off, in view of the rapidly accumulating treasury surplus. We  advise the purchase of this stock  for investment and speculative  profis.  The last contingent of miners for  Granby's Hidden Creek property  left here Monday, taking the boat  from Vancouver Thursday.  E. E. Jackson, who has spent the  past summer prospecting in the  Portland Canal district, returned to  town last night, having spent some  weeks in Vrncouver while en route.  Fresh Cream and EVE ilk Daily  : GOOD CREAM OR MILK,  such   as the   PHOENIX   DAIRY  BRAND, is the basis  of a tempting meal.     It makes everything  ; ; taste better.. Try it���and you'll always buy it. All milk is  aereated before being sold..  Phone E 32 W.A, McKAY &" SONS  ,<. DELIVERED   TO   ALL, P\RTS   OF  THE   CITY  ass  have a Large Stock on  hand, and More to Arrive Soon.  ALTS and PEPPERS, NAPPIES  These are First-Class in Every Respect  CALLS   OF INSPECTION  INVITED  THE  , JEWELER  KXXKXXXH��<KXXXoX^  AT   THE   BIG   STORE  DURING THE NEXT TEN DAYS we will  give the Ladies of Phoenix an opportunity to buy  Dress Qoods and Silks at almost the price it costs  to manufacture them.  You cannot help buying some of them  when you read our prices, which are only a few of  the great values offered;  Black Cashmeres Regular 75c. . . .now 50c  Black Cashmeres       44 90c...    "    60c  Black and Colored Lustres. .     " 75c...    ��*    50c  Fancy Checks and Stripes ...Reg. 75 and   90   "    45c ��  Scotch  Plaids Regular 75c     "    50c  Shepherds Plaids Reg.   75  and   90   "    50c  Costume Lengths -Reg. $8.00. . . .now $6.00  Costume   Lengths    "  10.00     M      8.00  Japanese  Silks Regular 65c . . .now 45c  Japanese  Silks       44        35c....    44    25c  Tameline Silks.       " 75c     4<    60c  Black   Taffeta   Silk       4<    $1.00    4<    80c  Black   Taffeta   Silk       44    $1.25     "    95c  Black   Peau   de   Soie. .       "    $1.50    44 $1.15  i i  ' 1  We will give you   20 per cent DISCOUNT on  all   other   lines   of  Dress   Goods   and   Silks.  The goods are new,  the prices are right.  Sale Starts Saturday Afternoon  The  Hunter-Kendrick Go.  Ikkkkkkkkkkkxokkxmkxkkkkk^k  The Secret in Gents' Dress  It costs little to dress well. The  whole secret is in buying your  CLOTHING & FURNISHINGS  from Thomas Brown. Call and  see how good you would look in a  smart suit of clothes. We can fit  you from cellar to garret.      \ ���  \ ���  rown  Gents' Furnishings  Upper Town  THE  1  Employs a System Which Makes it  Easy for its Out-of-Town Depositors  To Open Accounts and Transact  Business  by Mail  With  Any  of   Its  Eighty - One Branch Offices������81  PS   *  0:  m  i  ��  ft  4  Pi  il  &  If  ilSf  1  ft  Detailed Information Furnished on Request  ,:-.<^t-��-,*^.-.vO(-.*^-^,'ivaMiS^,^ij.j..-,,,v-!-,w^: ;.*f,;'.^-,^-r-!,'*^:v-V.,-,--.:V''v',;Th-,.,T.^,. ,--  >mmmMtimwimmimmimimni  MMiiimimmaiuw  MBiaMM8IW��TOSS��a^WI^^

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