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Array m  Si  m?.  mm  a.��  silMfl  irucims   mu,e  in ttic Uouiidary  attention  ^pHOENUCf  uui',ux  the   year    1900    100,000  tons or one  .w..�� ...  ,.._   were sliippea lYwo  the mine* 1.1   .   :   .   :   *PHOENIXg  For the  first   five   mouths cf iovi  t'\*f ^CjC'o totw of ore vrtvr. uhlppca.^i  ���� lfc��~*ft if SdO.OOO tOII��  ntllttl:ilt>  i.  Devoted to the Interests of the Boij/idary Minim District.  Vol.. II.  *T  PHOENIX. P.R1TISH COLUMBIA.   I'RIJV- Y, HVA'VK tlHKK 6,  1001  No. 43.  ���   ja&ftCtAj  ���'���,#  A Few Pointers Where to get the  Rtght Goods at Right Prices.  ���fi  i^LSL Trunks, Valises,  and   DreSS Suit   Cases.  our Grocery Depi.  is stocked with a Fresh, Clean, Up-toDate Line of Groceries, Fruit, Dairy produce, Etc. Just what's wanted  to coax the appetite these hot days.  HARDWARE  DEPARTMENT.  McCLARY, Stoves, Granite-  ware afcd Tinware. We are  sole agents for these Celebrated  Stoves and carry a complete  stock on hand.  "  BUILDING HARDWARE  a Specialty. Let us give you  an estimate on your next  building. Car load of Windows and Doors Just Rec'd.  OurSsSSS  CROCKERY   AND   GLASSWARE  Stock is Complete.  This Week FRUIT  JARS at D )ST.  v Our Large and Rapidly  Increasing Trade  speaks for itself as to the Satisfaction We are rendering  our CUSTOMERS.    We guarantee that OUR PRICES  cannot lie teat in the city or district  1 him  HAD Bill TIME  Labor Day Celebration Was  Successful.  MANY   VISITORS  WERE   IN  TOWN  Hswklas foiled Ikssy In Six Roypdi���flrtst  Drlllif Bvcalf, With Horse Races,- Foot  Bacei, Etc  General   Merchants, Old lionsides Aiemu*, Phoenix fei  VJUfffi  Weathe:  Sets the Busy Hoosewife Thinking  oo^o^3<>ooooooooooooo:<k)ooo^^  Something  Is the hardest problem to . solve. Everything  seems tasteless and unpalatable; A visit to our  Grocery Department will settle the qtiestion for  you.  Our store is full of Summer Groceries ready to  eat and just suitable for the warm weather.  We make an effort to have everything fresh. A   iffll  small order will convince   you that we  ac-   "**  complish it.  \; We expect our frait for preserving this week.  OOOCKJOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO-OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO  In Olir Hardware Dep't we have a nice lot  of FamilyRanges and Cooking Stoves at prices to suit all  'purges. .:  Screen Doors,   Screen  Windows,   Window Netting,  Ice Cream Freezers, etc., etc.  .Come in and see us; you are always welcome whether  purchasing'or not.'   All orders delivered promptly.  ��� Tinning and Plum king a Specialty.  oooooooooooooo 00000000000 00000000000000000000  IT PAYS TO DEAL WITH  Labor Day in Phoenix was a success  from almost every .stand|ioint. It was  the first celebration ot any kind ever  held in the payroll city, and it was  taken hold of with a vim by the citizens as well as the labor organizations  generally. Preparations had lieen  made for many uutol-town people to  enjoy the programme, and they were  here in large nnmlwrv. The special  tiain brought in several coaches from  Grand r'ork��, Cascade, Eholt and  other places, it being estimated that  250 came from Grand Foiks alone.  A single coach was run to Greenwood  to accommodate those who wished to  visit that place. *  All dav Sunday the men who had  been working on the streets and sidewalks of the city were at work putting  on the finishing touches as far as the)  could be made iu the short lime ai  their disj>osal. ' Monday was an ideal  day for a celebration. The .sun did  not show itself till some lime in the  alternoon, and the weather was delightful���could hardly have been" improved  upon if made to order.  The programme, although somewhat  lengthy,, was carried o. I .is arranged,  and the usual tedious wans were conspicuous by their absence. A gieat  deal of interest was maniiested 111 the  rock drilling contests, which weie witnessed by the multitudes. The hoise  rates also had many devotees and the  small sports - weic well attended.  Every committee h.i . done its woik  well, and complaints were lew and fai  between.  It was 9:15 when the paiade began  to form at Miiuis' Union hall, on  lower 'Doni'mioiravenueV' 'All"of the  labor organizations in the city were in  line, headed-by the Phoenix Brass  Band, with P.'J. Holohan ns maishall,  with several assistants. ���; The line 01  march was up Dominion avenue to  Phoenix street, thence to Old lion  sides avenue 10 the C I'. R. depot,  where the special excursion tiain was  met. 'I he line then lefoiined and  marched down Knob Hill , avenue to  the Dominion Copper Co.'s flat, where  the drilling contests were lo start the  .sports of. the'day.  Retails of Drilling Contests  There was but one entry in the  lenior event lor rock drilling, but as  the juniors would take first money ii  they beat the seniors the latter put in  their best licks. The to'ek was a very  hard giauite. Ross and McLeod,  weighing ig\l4 and 187 respect'uely,  diilled 43 inches in the allotted 15  minutes with; ��,-8tb steel.  In the jdnior event there were four  teams entered.'���.The first to do business was Durham and Tallent, of the  I*.. C. mine, weighing 169 and 158,  who drilled 30^ inches; then came  I'orrest and MeKinley, weighing 158  and 143, who drilled 31 9-16 inches;  Riley and McLeod, of Republic, wei^h  ing 146 and 163, drilled 33^6 inches;  aiid Henderson and Cox, of the Brooklyn mine,. weighing 167 and 173, took  (list niorieyiby drilling 36^ inches.  In the boys' lightweight event, Gui-  dotti and Demuth, of Rossland, drilled  12 $4 inches and got: first piize, the  second goirig to Lowery and Morse, of  Republic,-who drilled uffj in the  given time of ten minutes.  In the boys'heavyweight class Hae-  Ikett   and   Ross,  of  Phoenix,   drilled  91^ incheit, and Furlong and  Marti. 1,  of Republic,   drilled 14^' inches,   the  iatter getting first money.  Single Handed Drilling Contest  The single hand, drilling contest  was gotten up at a lat-j.'moment, and  was due largely to the efToits ol Judge  Williams, 'who interested himself in  the matter.: -There was a good den I ol  interest in'the outcome, as sonic extra  good men were entered. The contest  was held about 6 p. hi., in front of tlie  Brooklyn hotel, and there were four  entries. Eric Stevenson, foreman of  the Brooklyn mine, took first money  with a hole"i'3J( inches deep, which  he made in the lim- given, ten minutes.  Mive Hums was next on the ���list,  making 12^ inches in the same time.  Pat Dillon drilled 10 ^ inches. Chas.  Sanberg drilled 73,$ in a little over  eight minutes, when his drill broke.  Foot Races.  The loot, races were pulled off on  Old Ironsides avenue after dinner, ai.d  were as follows:  100 yards open���ist, Jack Lynch  of Greenwood ; '2d, Fred Mitchell, 01  Greenwood; also ran, Jack Nunn, ot  Nelson, A. O. Cochrane, ot Grand  Forks, and A. S. Williamson, of Phoenix.  320 yards open���ist, F. Mitchell;  2d, Jack Lynch; also ran, J. Nunn and  A.S. Williamson.  I2u V.IM s lilllllK��� IS 1,-lJl.K   l.\iH 11,  2*1, I'. Mitchell , als.1 r:iij,-J. Nunn.  Hoysunder 10���ist, .luck M< Laieti,  of Caisnn ; 2d, .lae'e Pierce, ot I'hoe-  niv.  Gills utidei 16���1st, Ethel  Mcl-11  en, ol Orson ;   2d, Agnes   Fierce,   of  Phoenix. '  " Horse Races.  'I he hoise taces weie scheduled in  j come off at three on Dominion avenue,  A number of good animals weie emei-  ed. and some money changed hands on  the result. Some flvcis. Irom Grand  Folks were much in evidence.  Fust mi the list wasihe-thiee-eighths  mile ia<e, In this dash I* A. Man-  ley's Yellow Girl came in, ill si, with  Di. Averill's black Bird, second and  Jaik Holland's Ginger'tfiiid.  In the (|iiniter mile race, ihe places  were reversed to some ^extent,   Black t  Bird leading by two lengths,  Yellow '  Girl being second and Ginger third.  All but local horseftt were barred  trom tbe saddle horse race, notwith-  standing that some of thi racers hojlcd  to carry off ever) thing insight. t Joe  Gillis' llrownie was nr*t|' Harry  Mc  t~\....:.!'..    Uill    ...*..���    LA../.tftll i   mm."     ("'tine  PRESIDENT MCKINLEY SHOT  Two  Bullets TWc Effect in Stomach and  Abdomen.  DETROIT   MAN    THE    ASSASSIN  A. X  Occurred ia Temple of Music at the Pan Arrw ican Exposition at Buffalo���Now at the Exposition   m  Hospital, in a Serious Condition.  HAWKINS WAS THE ftlN.NER.  Quaid's Bill was secoitq,' anu Chas.  Scats' Hingo third. Jfjioenix Maid  and Dirty Hob also rnn.||  Cilcdoatai ipsris.  Throwing 16-pouiid'n1aiiimcr���First,  Ross; second, McLeod.' '<  Throwing 56-pound weight���First,  W. F. O'Hara; second, W.   l\ Tilton.  Putting i6-|xjund shot���First,". \V.  F. O'Haia; second, I). 'Mclsaac.  Running hop step and jump���First,  W. P. Tihonj second, Harly Co.\.  Running broad jump-^First, W, P.  Tilton. ^,     ' *[  Running high jump���First, W. P.  Tilton; second, W. Munroe.  Owing 10 the darkness the attempt-  to pull off the tug-of-war did not  materialize.  A ni.mbei of visitors 'went to the  glory hole of the Knob Hill mine and  witnessed the air diilling exhibit.  While this is an old siory to Phoenicians, it wasol great interest to sirangeis,  especially when it took place in one ot  the gie.uest mines in Biiiisli Columbia.  The hall given in the evening undei  the auspices of Phoenix Tiades and  Labor Council, had ah immense attendance. Prot. KaufJhiann's music  was good and the danceis enjojed  themsebes till an  eailvjhour Tuesda>  moi num. - i  0  , ��� $  .    ^ _  -" "'    c." prRTWnctarltiifidr^ *  E. J..I)ii(hesi.oy, assistant superintendent ot the Pacific division of the  C. P. R., was instantly killed Tuesday by a rock tailing on bis head in a  tunnel 11 miles from North Bend,  he was 45 yeais old and had been  connected with the C. P. R. since  1873. He leaves a widow and tour  children.  ' Buffalo, N. Y., Sept. 6.���  Special to the Phoenix Pioneer  ���President McKinley was  sho: this afternoon in the  Temple of Music. Two shots  took effect in the stomach, and  the condition of the president  is serious. He is in the hospital  'at the Pan American Exposition  grounds. He was shot by a  stranger.  '��� Presides! is Likely to Die.  ; Bufxalo, N. Y , Sepr,' 6.���[Special  to the Phoenix Pioneei.l���Piesident]  Wm. McKinley was shot this afternoon on the Pan American Exposition  grounds at Buffalo, while he was holding  a   icception   neai   the Temple ol  Music.  'His   assailant  was a  well dressed  while -ihaking hands with the president. One shot took effect in the  breast and one in the almdmen. The  wounds will likely piove fatal. He  was removed to the official build  ing, where one ball was extracted from  near the bieast bone. He is now conscious, and resting easily.  '' The murderer was Fred Neiman,  from Deuoit. and is now under arrest  at the |X)iice station.  Re-clpt ��f News ii Pboeo'x.  When the news of President McKinley being shot was received in  Phoenix today, a little after noon, it  cieated the most profound sensation  all ovei ihe city. "In a short time  eveiy lestdent was aware of the  fatality that had befallen the president  of the United States The telephone  in   the   Pioneer   office was constantly  - - ^ ringing, ui(|uuei.s wishing to  hear the  man, -who fiied two shots   point blank, latest to be had trom Buffalo.  KOBBBI) OF $2,000 AT EHOLT.  City Fathers ia Session.  Wednesday's meeting ot- tbe city  council was a shoit ope. Replying to  a letter from Richard March, the council slated that owing to the stale oi the  city treasury, the city could not make  any improvements on Victoria avenue  McPherson   Bros'  60,000 TONS  ���Will-be*Shipped From Snow-1  shoe Mine.  IS SURFACE OKE OF GOOD VALUES  this year.   McPherson   Bros', account,    AIle,��� iuuuus.iiiv. ^....���.> .-�����  o! $503 lor lumber  was approved and i 0f tne highwaymen rubbed Mi. Kaisei  ordeied   paid,   and   the   council   ad-|0��� tne i,ead with his revolver and < om  Kayser's  Hotel  Held Up by Three Masked  Men..  / Another daitng\hold.-up^ajid..iobbeiy,  basTtak'eirplace���*hiVtime at'Eholt���  and like theotheis the thieves aiesiill  at laige, and a nunibei ot people are  shoi t, collectively in < asliand valuables,  about $2,000.  Last: Tuesday evening about 10  o'clock' three masked men eiiteied  Fred tKaisei's Commercial hotel at  Kholt, and ordered all present lo  throw' up their hands The icquest  was lesponded to quickly, one man  even holding alott a glass ot beei  which_ he was about to dispose ol.  Several iaiiw\i\ men were in the house,  ana/all weie lined up by two  ot   the  robbers, while the thi.d systemai.callvj^ ~ -e da], f|om the Snowshoe  secured all the . ash and, valuables m mme tf) {he Gieemu)od smelter This  the house and on the pel sons ot those 0le Wll, be , e, ,aken ���om ,he sur.  present-about nine in all. | lace,   o.   fiom a gloiv hole, woik   on  which bus aheady been stalled  Contract Made With Greenwood Snelter for  One '��� Car Per Day���From the Glory  Hole.  A tontiact has been made, accoid-  ing to tepoit. lJi the shipment ot one  car' of ore daily  ���\fter looting the casl^ legistet, one1  journed till ne\t week.  Scarcity of Railway Laborers.  Contractors on the V., \r. and E.,  and Grand porks and Republic1 railway . still complain of a scarcity of  laborers. Chief Engineer Kennedy of  the former, is quoted as saying that  his road could use five times as many,  men., as 1 are now at; work. It is also  said . that there is absolutely.'no truth  in 'the report that the building of the  branch to Phoenix will- be postponed,  but that it will be constructed as'soon  as laborers can be had.  Broke Connecting Rod. '  Last Saturday's incoming Boundary  train met with a mishap near the high  Porcupine ceek bridge. The locomotive struck a rock and broke the  connecting rod, but managed to reach  Grand Porks. A locomotive was sent  trom Eholt to get the train up the hill,  but endless delays ensued, and the  Phoenix cars were brought' up on a  23 car ore train with- the Shay engine,  leaching Phoenix about 4 o'clock Sunday morning. Tliei'e were  ptissengeis lor Phoenix.  manded  him   to open the sale.    This  - 1  was promptly done, and<abou*. $500  in cash, besides some checks, which  were discarded, was secured. Diamonds,  jewelry and watches were readily contributed by the frightened people, and  it is said that the total taken by them  footsuip to over $2,060 in value.  Before backing out of ihe door aud  decamping;in the:'darkness,, the robbers regaled/themselves \ with chain-;  pagiie, beer, whiskey and) cigars, and.  warned those" present not to attempt1  to follow them. A stranger coming!  in five,minutes; later found the'-nim:;'  men with their handsjhigh in the air,1.  ihe man with   the  glass  ot   beer   in-,  eluded.  ' An alarm was at once given and the  police at Greenwood, Phoenix and  Grand Forks being warned by telephone that night. Unfortunately no  description of the robbers could he  given by the victims. It was all done  quickly, and the men were not recognized. The provincial police have  been working on the case,-'but, so far  have not even been able to get a clue.  about 50 - The robbers are probably far over inlo  the United Stales by this time.  I'he> Snowshoe people :ue foitunate  in having a large body ol decomposed  01 e lying on ihe surtaie ol the claim,  winch gives very satisfactory values,  lhis body is It on? 300 to 500 teet in  width andx about 200 feet in length,  with a depth of 5 /to 8 feet. The assay values.are said to .run from $10 to  $30 per ton iu gold and copper.  Figuring conservatively, say on a  basis of 300 feet long, 200 feet wide  land five feet deep, this body is expected to \ield at least'60,000 tons.  Again estimating conservatively as to  values, on a basis of $10 per ton, this  ore will yield $500,000. If the co.st  of mining, transportation and smelting  is, say $5 per ton���another liberal estimate���this surface ore will give a  profit of $150,000 to the Snowshoe  Gold and Copper Mines, Ltd. This  should make a satisfactory showing to  the shareholders of this company,  which has just started in business.  In   the   meantime,   of couise,   the  ���egtilar development work on the prop-  And Will Meet Cooitardle Smith for $530  �� Side.  One of the chief events ol Labol,  Day to a large number ot persons was  the glove contest that tnuk plate in  the evening ��n the old skating link be  tween Dal. Hawkins, champion light*  weight of the Pacific coast, and Maititi  Denny, < hainpion lightweight of Australia. l,o\ers of the manly an of  selt defense tcom all ovei the I5oiiii�� <  aiy were ntesent to witness the <oi.-  test.        v  The couicst began about 10:30  o'clock, Hawkins having Danny Dean,  'tommy Hognn and K. Punk behind  him, while Denny was seconded by  Harold Smith and Pied Claik. The  contest was for $500 a side. ' The iet-  eree was David Uxley.  Referee Oxley started the men off  in good shape after having warned  them. The-first round wus tame; both  men fiddling a good ileal and hardly a  blow being struck. In the second  they mixed up a little, seemingly gelling  watmed up a bifT The third, round  was lively, and honors up to tr,is stage  were even. -In the fourth round Hawkins started in to make things hot and  he chased his man all over., the ring.  Denny al this time seemed distressed,  and ac;"ed on .the., defensive, being  knocked down once and taking the  eight seconds to get up. In the fifth  round Hawkins rushed his man ana  knocked him down four times, each  time Denny taking the ful> time limit  to recover. Denny was plainly groggy  and it was seen that he could not lipid  out ahotlier round. Tbje gong .s^vetjl  him from a knockout. �����- jit took Haw>  kins just two minutes in tbe sixth  round to put Denny out, Denny being  cleanly put out by a right-hander on  jaw.  Hawkins, who was in the pink of  condition, had been training heie foi  a week or more, and seemed to have  the best of the contest from the beginning. On the other hand, Denny whfl  had been training in Grand Forks,  had not seemingly allowed ioi the difference in the altitude of the two places,  and was thus imt at somewhat ot a  disadvantage.  Hawking ve. Coolfardle Smith.  This week another contest has been  arranged foi, to take place between  Coolgardie Smith and Hawkins at  Grand'Forks.on the -2 ist inst��?,Some-  of the Grqnd Folks sports who saw  Smith here and' also' saw Hawkins,  were Anxious to arrange a match, and  on Wednesday the articles were signed  for a iwenty-noruid contest with five-  ounce gloves for $500 a side. It will  take place Wftder the .ms^ices oj the  Giand Forks Atheletic Association, ot  which L. A. Mauley is president.  Alex. Miller'is understood to be backing Smith heavily, and Hugh McGuii.e  of Phoenix is doing the same thing foi  Hawkins.  Smith has no'particular recoid locally, but it is said he has won a number of contests in Australia. Hawkins  is already in training at Gieenwood,  and Smith is getting ready at Grand  Forks. Each side has posted a toj-  feit of $100.  i|i        PHOENIX BRANCH ORE SHIPMENTS.  <^i        The following table gives the ore shipments of Vhoenix Itnineh ami other Mouiulnry  ^\! mines lor 1900, fur the past week, for iohi. .aiut the total to nule:--  Old Ironsides, Knob Hill  and Victoria   15. C. Mine .   Golden Grown   Winnipeg.   Athelstan.   Snowshoe   Urooklvn   R. Hell    ...  Totals, tons   Mother Lode. Deadwood,  Sunset, "  [^ No. 7, Central    Other Boundary mines. .  64.533  i9��494  2,500  1,075  1,200  300  '5��  89,252  5.340  3.'80  Week  4,167  270  -      120  Totals  i5'.��54  32.44<>  2 3 5  55i��  5' 5  city will be proceeded with as usual  New Addition to Phoenix.  James Moran, owner of the No. 13  claim, adjoining the Old Ironsides  '.townsite mar tbe depot, has decided  to plat about 20 acres and lay it off into town lots for lesidenlial purposes.  The lots will be large and the pi ices  low. Sydney M. Johnson, P.L.S. iias  charge of the surveying, and as soon  as tbe work is done, it is expected that  ihe. property will- be placed on tbe  market.  Working on.Water System.  bids were opened this week for the  excavating  for  the  new water system  soon to be. laid, but R. A.   Jones,   the  , engineer''in^charge, says the work will  j probably be done by days' labor.  Mr. Jones'will*-make his residence  in .Phcenix untiTthe system is completely laid and in running order. If  all goes well, and there is no delay in  getting the pumping machinery,already  ordered; installed, the work 'should'be  done in the course of'six Or eight  weeks; . ::,'.'.' '".'  The-jirst'carfrfipipe left Spokane a  week ago, and isdue here almost any  day. Altogether there Will lie 17,000  feet of pipe for. the domestic and tbe  fire system. Two tanks,'each'having  a capacity of 100,000 gallons, will be  erected on the hills on each side of  the city, the-w'orkv.on which will commence t>ht)rtly^' -T_lie supply for'.the,  fire system will be mine water, while  the domestic supply will'be taken from  Marshall lake.  = '5.587!$'  51,940^  2��5��oi\$ri  ,   ,.-9)  1,75�� \M  1 ^o *  S60  56 =  4,627  73��  7��  iS5.3">  55.947  25��  630  500  5.433  ;sri  I-  274-6571^-  61,287 ,*^  6301,;?:  3,G8o j-JJIfel   !^  34.o.5��4! k  Pleased With the Celebration.  Sheriff Lowery and family, accompanied by Jack Retllv, of Republic,  weie among the visitors to Phoenix  for. the celebration. !ie expressed  himself as highly pleased with the cor-  ^���WW^*'1V*''V^'V^%^*^1  Our mines  LATE NEWS  NOTES  ^��      AND     j*  FROM     THE  .SMfers.  SEVERAL ;.  CAMPS.  ��^^^W^\^Wj  jdiality of our citizens and   expects  to  pay ns another visit tn tlie near fuiure.  Pheit was so.ne misunderstanding  in  , reference to the saddle horse race, but  j when ihe sheriff understood   the  con-  idiiions and that the race was confined  ���l I to local    horses,   he  was   entirely   in  j accord with the judges in their refusal  of his   en'ry.'J   It   is  his intention   to  have some good horses the   next   time  we   haw:   races   and   fully   experts to  cany m his portion ol the pii/cs.  Five cats of ore were sent out by  the Winnipeg ths week.  Shipments from Phoenix for August  were ihe largest in the history of the  camp, amounting to 20,218 tons.  After eight days' suspension for renewals, the Gieenwood smelter was  blown in again last Saturday morning.  This week's shipment from iheH.C  mine were cut down on account of  changing the tracks so that ore cars  can be used.  It   is  understood that the management of the Sunset mine in Deadwood  camp,   has contracted   to   ship 1,000  tons of ore to the Hall Mines  smelter  j at Nelson.    Managing Director Munro  i is auihoiity for the  statement'that the  i ore   in   sight   above the 200 fool level  : exceeds half a million tons,  11  iPill  Ssfflfe  1)1  -Hi  mm  ������;.'iWP  1  JiK'-aMH  Si!!**:!-  .'*��.#!!'  m  ���m  mm:  Pimm  ��  ii  lilt  mm-  wmm$  v:;&^.xm;^  itiiis  mm$m  V.  WteflWSh THE PHOENIX PIONEER.  &'*'1     '/���'  ��� . t    , >,  , J." S ���"''- ���  r-'/W',;''1   '  .,  r r **   -���  <���', V -   *  r     \  ,V'f>  ++<m��+��H�� + +4  f-4-MO ����������������������<  ������>��*��*������������������mm��Mn��������fi  The Canadian Bank of Commerce f tgjAR ^D near  head office, toronto,  Capital, $8,000,000.      *���      j��      Rest, $2,000,000.  HON. GEO. A. COX, Preiiitnt. B. E. WALKER, General Mwugcr.  J   H. PLUMMER, Ab'i Gtn'l Manager.  H. R. DAVIDSON, Acting Mgr. Greenwood Branch  ����������������������������������������������������+��������������������<  *  The Phoenix Pioneer���  ISSUPD OS SATDRDAV B\ THE  PIONEER PUBLISHING CO.  ATPHOBMX. B C  W. B. WILLCOX. Manager.  Vernon & Kelaon Telephone. No  14.  There seems to be no diminution in  the interest shown in the international  yacht tace lor America's famous cup.  It will occur on September ? ist, this  year. Thus far it has remained on this  side of the water, but knowing ones  think it will go back to England this  time.  scBSCumoas ix ad\ ance.  . ��� J300  .. _. ��.S5   joo  FerYew. .    Sis Montht   .-���-  To For����n Countries  -  If too arc not > mbacribCT to this paper, this  it an tantaUoa to vou to become one.  Judmrtntac nte* fvmislKd on application.  I^XdBOtknouidscieaUvcThiic. '  gtwo. ����My iaacrtioa* coMtitntc one mouth's  After many yeais connection with  J official life in British Columbia, James  Herbert Turner resigned the office ol  finance minister this week, and shortly  takes up his duties as agent-general of  the province in London. Mr. Turner  nil! cany with him the good wishes of  men of all political opinions.  !  I  9  Rossland shipped 480 tons last  'week. ���.','��� ���;..'  Last week 260 tons of ore were  shipped from Slocan lake points.  Official returns give Nelson's population as 4,610. Rossland has 6,138  people.  W. J. Goepel has been appointed  government agent at Revelstoke, vice  K (J. Fauquier, removed.  David S. Tail, of Victoria has been  offered the position of principal of th  public schools at Rossland.  Woik was stopped Saturday on the  federal government building at Nelson,  as the architect and foreman could  not agree.  F. G. Fauquier, government agent  at Revelstoke, charged with embezzlement, has been arrested and held under bonds tor trial.  The Slocan City Beard of Trade  has been organized with the following  officers: President, W. T. Shatford;  Vice-Piesident, Dr. Forin; Sec-Tieas.,  C. E. Smitheringale; Committee, W.S.  Johnson, T. J. Baty and J. A. Bakei.  Positions V'anied.  Two ladies of the east desire; positions  in the interior,, one stenographer;three  yeais' experience;has typewriter.   One  as  governess,   mothers'   help  or: any  position of trust, uciod cook, sewer and  housekeeper. .;'��� References.  .  > Address:  Miss D.Cartkk,;  Stenographer,  ;{ 587 Howe St.  '  f Vancouvei.  IQHU. A. CORY'EU.  PROVINCIAL' LaNI)   SUKVKVOK,  Civil and Minim; Esginkek.  kstaiilishku 1 888.  PHOENIX and GRAND FORKS, B.C.  II. I) [Willi  Phoenix Shoe Shop.,  AHWoik Guaranteed.    Imported Goods.  FINK HOOIS AND SHOFa MAW'.  10  okdi:r.  practical minhks'anij i'kos-  pkctors* m10ks a spixialty.  Corner Phoenix St. and Brooklyn Ave.  D. J.MATHESON,  INsUKANCi: AGI.M)  KIKL, LlrK, ACtIO   Nl.  Couiiiiissiiiiii'i tin- tilling tlllil.oil--  I'HOFMN, H.  Igiowin K{B  Knob Hill A v��  The  Best of  Drug's   Only  iin   Stock *&  A. SCOTT,  CONI'KACIUK AND Bl.'ll DKK.  EsTIMA'IKh FUicN'lSIIKli.  ���     ,  PIlOiiNIX, U. C.  I   V  A X.   "I'll 0> K   ,6   Druggist  H. S. CAk'LKV.  \V.  II. COCIIKAXI  EDTTORIAL   COMMENTS.  The war in the Transyaal is supposed to be nearly over, but reports  of Boer successes continue to be sent  out with unpleasant frequency.  Phoenix is blessed with but one  telephone system now, the lamb having laid down inside the lion, the latter being the Vernon and Nelson Co.  While the smelter builders have  credited Mr. llreen with the intention  of building the Dominion Copper Co.'s  reduction works at some 20 or 30 different points, nothing definite has  yet been given out. Over in East  Kootenay, however, the Sullivan mine  owners have decided to erect a 150-  ton plant at Marysville  John D. Rockefeller with his thousand million dollars; is by far the  richest man in the world. And he  didn't make it in the newspaper business either.  ' There is no reason to believe that  the work on the V. V. & E. "railway  branch to Phoenix will not be started  .at an early date. At least, this is what  those best informed assert.       ' ���.  Thai was a pfetty compliment to S.  H. C. Miner, president of the Gianby  Co.. when  the united .cities of Grand  . Forks and Columbia decided last week  to call the consolidated place Miner.  Smith Curtis, with engineers, is following Mr. Dewdney through the  Hope mountains, looking for that  much talked of railway pass. It is  safe to say that Mr. Curtis will find it.  Less than two years since the first  shipment of commercial importance  was sent out from a Boundary mine,  yet the total to date is neat ly 840,000  tons. Not' halt bad for a for an undeveloped country.���Grand Forks Ga  7ette  The Gazette man has more than  doubled the correct figuies in his estimate, but still 340,000 tons is a respectable showing, even for two years.  "A useless wagon road," would be a  good title for the new highway recently  built between Phoenix and Summit  City, at a cost to the government ot  $3,600. It is an excellent mountain  road with easy grades for its four and  a half miles, but it is not completed  At the Phoenix, end a team cannot  possibly get to it, and at Summit it is  not much better. The slight work  needed should be done at once.  POINTERS FOR ADVERTISERS.  Adveitising is the wind that swells  the sales.  The non-advertiser is looking at his  trade through the big eiid of a telescope.  The advertiser proceeds like the  flea, by leaps and jumps, and he al  ways lights.on his feet.  A man who wants business must  establish a reputation which shows he  deserves business.'  Advertising has1 no kinship wi.h  charity���except that is should begin at  home.  A dollar's worth for a dollar will always remain gooJ business policy for  the man who advertises.  The ideal ad has a' scope -'so wide  that it takes in practically all leadeis,  while, at the,; same time, no single  reader has cause to even suspect that  he will be "taken in."  DAN    BURNS  GENERAL  3LACKSMITHING AND  ,  REPAIR SHOP  HORSESHOEING  o  CAYLEY & COCHRANE,  e     �� $1*' - '     '-'  Solictioks, h IC.  PHOKNIX, 13. C.  1 'li'i1, ti ���'..      D. WHITESIDE,-  iJakri!��ii:k & Soi.icTi'or,  Gruies-Willlmiii Mock.  -IWOliNrX, Ik.t:  P. Burns & Co.  PHOENIX'  MARKET.  UTAH (II I Ifl. H)K IIOUNUVUV CKI KK, GRI.l NWOOI), II. C.  lir.AliQUANII KS, KI'.LSON, H. C.  .... Wholesale nd tail lleit Hrtuts. I  Markets at Nelson,  Kaslo, Three Forks, "Sandon, Slocan City, ���  Silverton, New Denver, Ymir, Salmo, Rossland, Trail, Cascade, '  Giand Foiks, Gieenwood, Midway, Niagara and Phoenix.    " J  PISH, OYSTlvRS AND POULTRY JN SEAS6n! .j  All ordeis icceive prompt attention. ;   \  A ib  SPECIALTY  4P  .!,!<>  Dominion Ave., ' PHOENIX  R. B. KERR,  PROVINCIAL GAME LAWS.  WHAT THE EDITORS SAY.  One day last week over 1,800 tons  of ore were on the cars at one time in  the Phoenix'yard of the C. P. R  awaiting transportation to the smelter  and this is' not so unusual a circumstance, either.  There is quite a shake-up iii*" the  provincial cabinet, started by Mr.  Turner's resignation, followed by that  of Richard McBride, minister of mines.  When these'shake-ups get a good start  there's no telling whafthe end will be.  ' In another month the Duke of Cornwall and York "will arrive in British  Columbia oh his* tour'around the  world. 5 Victoria and Vancouver are  preparing to do 'his tfoyal highness  "honor in a manner befitting his station.  It is to be hoped that the Chicago  owners"of the Lake mine, located a  couple of miles or so from Phoenix,  will take up. tfieir option on the Standard Pyritic smefte* at Boundary Falls.  The" more th&'-merrier,; 'and, there's  plenty of ore for'aj/.,,, nv��  With the fishermen's and trackmen's strikes settled, it is-unfortunate  that we cannot chronicle 'also the end  of the Rossland strike and the great  steel strike. The far reaching results  of a fabor strike can hardly be appreciated by the average mind.  Albert Geiser is making an effort to  start the Le Roi mine at Rossland and  is reported to have some 70 men at  work. Mr. Geiser has contracted with  Manager McDonald to get out 150  tons of ore per day. It is hardly  probable that his efforts will finally be  crowned with success. 1  'It may well be called the Year book  of B. C. (Hefore Christ) ��� Moyie  Leader.  Some men are born miners, some  acquite wildcats, and others have  mines thrust upon them���Rossland  Evening World.  If the political prophets know what  they are talking about Premier Duns-  muir pays more attention to the advice  'if Joe Martin than to that ol any  other person. As a proof they say  why should James Cunningham Brown  have been invited into the cabinet if  this is not so?   We give it up.  Says ex Governoi Dewdney: "Pheie  aie more surveyors in this blessed  countiy than there were inhabitants  when I laid out the Dewdney trail."  ���Victoria Post.  There are fifteen establishments in  Silverton. Six of them help support  this paper1; the others we never see,  except when they wish to have something to their interest deadheaded in  the paper as news matter.���Silverton-  ian.' '   ' '  ���The Year Book issued by the B. C,  Government is somewhat fossilized.  It Bays that New Denver is 40 miles  from Spokane. Such silly mistakes  make people wonder whose"child compiled this publication.���New Denver  Ledge.  About this time look out for the  jokes about carving Turkey, the roasting ot Turkey, the giving of the wishbone to Russia, and little things of  this sort. This is not one of the least  of the teirors of war in that badly  named country.���Vancouver World.  It is reported that when the Duke  of York g< es through Canada, T. G.  Shaughnessy, of the C. P. R , will receive the honor of Knighthood. Great  as this honor 'is he would receive a  greater one by digging up a little more  pay per day for the toiling trackmen  of the great railroad ove1- which he  holds the flag.���New Denver Ledge.  Canadlao Newspaper Directory.  A. McKim & Co., Montreal, announce the publication of the third  edition of this valuable book. Like  its predecessors the work is a complete  and interesting handbook of Canadian  .newspapers, and all that appertains  thereto It is useful as a business  directory, because a carefully prepaied  synopsis is given of each town in  which a newspaper is published.  The directory contains complete  lists of newspaper towns, arranged  alphabetically by piovinces, with ample  detail as to the issue, publjslieis politics and estimated circulation of each  paper. Similar lists condensed for  ready refeience, a list of daily papers,  a list of newspapers by counties and a  classified list showing the many different kinds of papers published in Canada make this a most complete newspaper gazetteer.  Pointers   for   Hunters ia   Retard   to  Ibe  Shootint Season.  The open seasons for game aie, ie-  spectively, as follows, both days being  inclusive:  September .ist to February 28th���  Bittern, ducks of all kinds, heron,  meadow lark, plover.  September,1 si to December 31st���  Caribou, elk, wapiti (bull), grouse ot  all kinds, including piairie chickens,  hare, moose (bull). ,  September 1st to December 14th���  Deer (buck); deer, (doe), .mountain  goat, mountain sheep' (iam).  November 2nd to March 31st���  Heaver, land otter, inaiten.  Unless specially provided, it is unlawful to shoot or destroy the following:  Insectivorous birds, English blackbird,  caribou (cow or call") chaf-finch,.deer,  (fawn under 12 months), elk; wapiti  (calf under two years), gull, linnet,  moose, (cow or calf under 12 mouths),  mountain sheep (ewe or lamb),,English  partridge, cock pheasant, quail of all  kinds, skylark, thrush, and eggs ot pio-  tected birds.  It is unlawful to buy," sell or expose  for sale", show or advertisement: Insectivorous birds, birds, bittern, English blackbird, caribou (cow or calf),  chaf-finch, deer (fawn under 12 months  or doe), elk, or wapiti of any rex or  age, grouse of all kinds, except blue  grouse, which may be sold during the  open season; gull, linnet, meadow lark,  moose (cow or calO, mountain sheep  (ewe or lamb), English partridge, cock  pheasant, hen pheasant, quail, robin,'  skylark, thrush, at any time.  It is unlawful to buy, sell, or expose  for sale, show or advertisement:. Caribou, hare, bull moose, mountain goat,  mountain ram," before Ottober 1st;  buck deer, blue grouse, plover, 'durjpg  the close season.  Farmers only may shoot robins in  gardens, between June 1st and September ist.  It is unlawful to kill and take in  one season more than five caribou, ten  deer, two elk, 250 duck, two moose,  five mountain goats', three mountain  rams, and to hunt deer with dogs, or  to kill deer for hides alone.  Phoenix : Bakery  C. W. C.RJCEtI^'.yit.9i>.,i "  Phoenix   Street,   Qpp.  P.   Q.  Bread Delivered Daily to all  parts of the City. -','  When we Hay we make ^orxl Ureitd  ueare onl\ itpentinjr the words of  our ninny ciistitiijers To thi�� stranger  . we say, "Tr> it and lie cominced.  VIHS, CAKHS, COOKIKri, DOUOH-  NUTS, l'.tc , aluii)hOii liand.   ,,   ,  Light Express'in Connection  V.' & N I'HONK, 53  :r"< ��� <���..;���- ��� ;-iii ���>,  i?;   ������';   i:-   !��� ���  HARRI.STKR"ANI>'Stfl.tel,rbV, '" '  -���:��� I'.i:- 1 1  <n\is:i ~     .. ���' ������������ >       '���>  -      .-WilORNIX, B-C.  ALDHAH & BLUNT,  ;   Mink Sukyuvoks,  'aNIi DRAtjr.il'l'SMl'N.'"  C. A. McCLUNG &Q,0. ^."i,S":i  ��j;%��.::,-:,;::;. iw, chain, feed, roiled oats, etc:  andean q wtu rlo-jy pnci-s.       ()u itati(|ii8 uivui)..iin jitiaipln  or   niijc,eil  emu.;  V. & N. 'l'lioiie. No. 70.  I '-J  ilI'lSMl'"  >     "1011  1     ~}t *'***��� iT.*a  W. B. OLSON  General Contractor  and Builder.  ESTIMATES     FURNISHED,  Will     Q       IMMUMt  I,- . . >    -.    Mr   ���.-  ; ;a- ��'::.���>���;.'������  .v>r  I'RAfcTi'tlAI/irboijK'AKii'fe'ift?."    '   '  VAINTKRS, M-icoRVrOKS. KTC.  11   '    i-   vr'   ������;J   ���.!.'������. ���     .      '1 ���:  Piionb: Columbia 35.   ,[.,;,. PtlOealx. Be C.  " ��� ..'iala.  PHOENIX,   B.   O.  mwwmmwm  GREENWOOD  Liquor Company �����  Limited.  1 i. ������ 'i ���  PhoeniBbWgfrNo,..28,  Knl|jlrtsi9f!Pytl'ia8.-i-j  Meets e\crj Tiusda\ niO.l  nt 730 p m., Miuerh' Unii.n  Hall.  Visaing bit.thre.ir weie me.  C A. McCl o-c, C. (Jj  "  D.J.Matiilso.v, R  R.s.  I. 0.6. F."."'.'.Snow  Shoe Lodge, Nfo. 46.  Meets ovoiv 'lliiiiMlay   Eve ut Mimri-'  L'nion Hull      Vi-innf Hu'tliri-n CokIi  ally Invited. T). Wimikhub. N. H.  (���'ho. K. Mi:\r>, Uku.'-ui.  AGENTS K)R   '  PABST BEER  I'HOENIX AEHIK  NOV 158.  \l?c!in{,s,   h.iwlajs,  $.3 �� p uj   at M111  em' Uiiion Hall.  '',     JW,  Visiting      lirt'llirin  conlnVll) invited  .'lit  K..MA.S"; Hicj  Complete Line '  of Bar Samples  . II. c.  I�� rara i  i  *���  ���A NICK LINK 01'���  Silver, Silverirte and  Gold Filled Case's  -tl      .        J1  They are benuLies, ��rt\ and see Litem  HENDERSON,  THK   JKWKLUK.    '���       - -    1  "Souvenir Spoons alw nys in Htock.        '^  1        ���       '..,io"> a  ���-��� ��� ��� tt-T��^%-��-��-��-  MAIiSIIRliM,  BOOT AND SHOE MAKER-. . *. .     "^ "'  '��� SPECIALTY OF WORK FOR mTjTeVs^  -J'v.j -lillil,' ��  il-JI'l IPOII-A I1<K"I H III  "Hr-V.   riionxix  B E-Li'-li^'S  I.IVKRY  I'KK  H.BELL,  Prop. '  Knob  Hill.  : Ave.  . Ooodbaudle  rf-J  iod SaildleJ Pafk nnj'v  Uiiving.'Hoises.   r,lcav\  V.A-'-jlt;  wmtaWimkWiW^^nW^mim^^  Nitrous oxide and oxygen for painless extraction of teeth at Dr.   Mathi-  (son's.    Both phones. *  '.ooxi.'.i-.;.  i��> ,.-  'j iirii ;io��wL'lr'!i .*  u- -;'\- v{:!i:,��.  \   '.-ii-:.: |g  ) '. .V" Jiis.'!. /veil  ������'��� :���*��  ��**��*f**��*4  99*9***9*9 ****** 9***9*  Undertaking  and.'Embalming  1.-T-N, -this lijie we  are  iii'':(,i3etU��iJ,',r5r)Mlnoil   !  t      I ',   * ' * '"��'*     '���>>      *'���- -       ��� 1    'it  j*    than ever to, supply  the_f >v(mts.} oC���t;he���., J  j Public of "I^benix. ���     ' >i    -/i.i'l   ' -        ���.��� {  i Specially; , i  GLrARK ��L BINNS',.  -Old Irok.sid'ks 'Avk  Pointing ^  Papering %*  Decorating  Paints, Oils, Glass,,"  Varnishes, etc., etc.  WALL PAPERS, SASH and DOORS  OUR  MOTTO���licit    Mntenal,    Tlioroiinh  Work, Kntire Satisnictiuii.  V. &N. 1'ncsn, 86,  j. Ci GOUPIL,  Agent,   Phoenix Street.  Choice Wines, Liquors and Cigars always j.n  fctock. Jlijiml bv ihiv or wi;"k. One triiil ail\l  you.will remember The'MapleLcai Forevtr. '  ^)  Ironsides  Aye.  rCBECC S: McDONALD, Props.,  PHOENIX  Good   Saddle  Horses  and  Livery   Rigs  For Hire.  Makks Two Koiinii'Trips Dajix Uktwfkx  Phoknix Asu Gkehtn^'ood. "���"���'���'���"  :! ..������/'  Lcavi'i I'.'ioenix  nt ft   n. in, 41111I  LUlhJ.p.ni',./l?Mo��nii;  W Time. ��� :s;f.-ti.'y  i-\l,; -i\^;;  j    f;  \.< iivcr (Jreenwo'iil .'it ll-.Wn'.ri'v^B'riil ^'tu^.-CTrcKriviixxl  Tinic. SniK'Ifii-W'lMtvt'P {ITcklfi'is ut-'!li3t) 'ii'in.ji.iiil  (iiiciiuiKxl nt ]2:SW .1 in.       ' in:,        -  i'   ���  BLOOMFIELD &'DUNBAfc  ^^^r.^.^-^h.^''.      1-1. ��� .'fit  PROPRIETORS..  i-pr;-.-'  Ho    :���<}i.'.u'":< <  I ���*!!".      'I  Phoenix Lauhdfy   J. T. LAWRIvNCE, PKorWkroR   During House Cleaning time t ?���'* ^ Me|P EmP|0^  ���     cnc^AinATro.   c     .   X Bundles   culled   for  we give SPECIAL RATES to Farm- J anddelivered pr01Ilpt.  lies and Hotels on Blankets, Curtains, 4 ]y-to every.- part of  Etc., for which we have tlie best of t the city. Send vour  facilities. J order, by Phone." '  /    lll'.ST Ol- WOKK CtlAKAVri'.lil). V. K N. I'llONK NO. 30. '  Dominion   Avenue,   Adjoining   Hutre   Hotel, -        -      . l'hoeniv, II. C.  City Bakery  J.McCAGUR,  PKOPKIF'IOK.  V. & N. I'Ih.i c, No. 48.'  Bread, Cakes, Pies, Etc., Fresh Daily.  IRONSIDES ADDITION. PHOKNIX. Ii. C. Fkfb Dki ivkkv  J Bellevue   Hotel/ ^ffiii^-1.  H0J2NIX.B.C. I  9 This hotel is centrally located, newly built and  iienly    r^ j  3 furnished tlumighoiii.     Eveiything" is' first class.    Bar,'"7 *'  ^ slocked with the finest. '      - ���' f  .9 EDWARD SIMPSON, Prop, f  JOB PRINTMx   ^  NEAT ANRy  ATTRACTIVE  AT THE PIONEER JOB OFFICE  {fry  -A)   X^j   $*4 ^OAAyM^  ^uiJulLUwn/  V��A  Wfty V&41/  .-}.:  :ii��-<.  TIL SUV* ��1 1J jFM>IJ<���  PHOENIX  . ..-jiii?  REWERV  ���'��� ��� .y>r..:.X'��>*i-���'���':''{***&*:.���;  JUI-IUS MUELLEg, Pkqpriptoj?. "  Extra Fine  ;':>! -'.'I  :\, (.���':.  All the best hotels in' Phoenix serve Phoenix Beer.  Patronize home Industry and:  drink Phoenix Beer.''^,1^:,^--.'���. .-.:-w  Cor. Standard Avenue and Banner Street.  |^GEOTC,'B.C.-;:V:-':'h::: ������ ����.AV;. *J;i3\  mm 49  THE PHOENIX PIONEER.  m'''W iu  AGENTS   FOR   DOMINION COPPER  COMPANY'S ADDITION TO PHOENIX  Choice Business and Residence Property in   all parts  ' '    ���..','"..,.   ,',,' '... ====='. of  the- "City. ���        \   "��� ,: ' '"'' ���" '   ' -��� ������ '���  ^ J' AST APRIL we prophesied tfiat PKoenix would  *��� te shipping more ore than any tamp In British  Prophesied I Columbia before the end of the year*  Over  250,000    tons of ore have been  sent out  V.;  over the Phoenix branch of the C P* R. since July, J900---6ne year; and this  camp is today producing:more ore than any, mining camp m the H  TIIOKNIX WILL SHU" AS MUCH OUK JN 11H1L A�� ALL OHIKU CAMl'-S IV RKITISH COLTJMBIATOGETHER.; ;  Let ns tell yon toiiicthini; moMtuucint 1'lioenix anility p-wsiljilitivs" f->r invc.-t litt-n t.   Coricfinonilence promptly aittirerecl.:'..-,  RUMBERGER   &   TAYLOR, j& j& ^ ^ PH6EN1^,;B.e^  '���'^,K;.*S    In  '   .'���"���;'���, ���!"s'i'"'<f���   Sjffl  ��� '"'**���  ���'  ��� '  I  I  ���  ���f  ���  ��� ���  J fill!? Iiopiil��r,rc��orl..i  |   1    Knit been refitted,  f ���  FRANK GOFORTH, Prop.  l'lie Best Appointed and Kciuipped.  Hostlerv in the  Uoundiirv.  j refurnished  ��nd llior- f  I ninthly    overhauled  i  . oujtlily, - ..  I throughout, aim . fur  ' iiijhed-'with all the  I moderfli Jl'itct coiivcii-  ��icncc��. Local and Long  Distance   Telepb it" e  { connection   with ' the  ���  4  ���  ���  ���  *  ��� ,  ��� *.  ��� ���  ��� '  ���  *'-  ��� -  ���  *���  ���  ���  ���  4  4  i ' J offiq-and Isheprtuuar- *  4 I temTor Stage and Rail- 1  9 ! way traffic; nn.1 every f  �� J attention 1��   given  to {   t J  II.      ���  ��� WINES, LIQUORS, and CIGARS.   J chicaw capitalists the people  MAY WORK IT  Option Secured on Standard  Pyritic Smelter!  IMPORTED' ANti DOMESTIC.  1 the c  .'I veiiience   uf pulrolK.  1  { The hotel litw tieen en-  * Urged by the addition t  ' i of fifteen   nicely ' fur- |  I iiuhiiiUjnKditN, c T.,  Comfortable Sample  yt Rooms for j*  Commercial Travelers  The   Public    Palronaie  Respectfully Sulicilcd.  We aim to pliaie our present large trude and  deserve more.  D'OMINION AVK.,     PHOENIX, B.  C.  m Butte Cafe  2��2LDay  Owitra ol Ukc CUlai, Near Pboenlx, Visit  Ihe Properly Mid Are Look!it for More  Uoo4 Claim*.  , propel ty,  two or( lliiec miles  Phoenix,  which they'ate operat  -i*ti-l -  ....Night  Game in Season  First-Class Dining Room with Pi hate  lloxes for Families. Home Cooking.  Only tlie Best of Everything to be  found in the Markets.  GEO. W. BLAKE,  MANAUKK  Q++***+*++++++*+*+*9+*+9+++OOC9+++++*+*+++++ + ++++9+1Z  PALACE   LIVERY   STABLE  [e and Transfer Line,  Stag*  PHOENIX,  Stage leaves   Phoenix  ��ooil     Leaves (lieen wood   ...  Hesit turnouts  long drives.  B. C.  Leaves Phoenix   . .  Leaves (J i cert wood.  i p. m.  for (ireen-  , .,. S n. in.  .. io a. in.  in the Boundary.    Horses well suited for  4  p. in.  COLLINS & HcQILLlS, Props.  OQOOO<^C'^aQOOOOOQOOQOilWXiOOOOOOQOOOOG(XXX30QOOOOOOOOGQ  .Lion Bottling Works.  Greenwood and  Phoenix, B.C.  jobbers in... Wines, Beer and Cigars  n O I. h A U 1 N r S h O K. I  KMCHSUUKI,I.UN Shl/l*-  KKAUlL.ltia.Allkl.JIKAM) ,  Tll�� MOST HEM.THMJI. ,  AND KKI'^KSHINO OK .  XIIM KAI. WWkKb '  OKI>KI{��   BY  I'KOMPfl  TKI.KI'IIONK  ,Y FILLKl).  ��        JAS. McCREATH & GO., Props.  ��ooooopqowoooooo^  D.w. Mcdonald i=-  PKoenix* B. ������  Job Work Promptly Attended to.  I'lioenix mretV (Unci, of P. stoHici. ) V & N   l'lione No  ...........a......*  ! Leading Hotei of Phoenix j  "Everytliincr First Glass, Electric lighted, Electric  Bells, Free Sample Room?, Finest   Uquors and  Cigars.  Old IrojjsidkS'Avrnue,  11. C.  HOTKI. CO.. Lit'., I'koi's  I. WORKMAN, Manaokk.'  -      PHOENIX, B.C.  Last week a pnily of capitalists fioni  Chicago yisited'the Lake .propeity, in  Providence  camp  irom  ing under the title of the Chicago and  Hritish Columbia Mining Co. They  weie so well pleased with the outlook  that they arranged for n�� option on  other properties as well as on the Standard smelter at Uouiidaiy  Kails.  The party consisted ol \V. L. Springer,  piesident of the Chicago Roofing Co.,  and !iis son; Geo. R. I'liamer, president of the Umpire Lumber Co.; P. L.  I.iddcll, anoth'er big lumber manufacturer and Theo. Speaber, manu-  factuier of caskets. Mr. Springer is  president of the company owning and  working the Lake, and alter giving the  property a thorough examination, it  was decided to place the mine on a  shipping basis as soon as possible.  The ore in the shaft is teported to be  widening and also improving in quality  as depth is attained.  Took Option on Smeller.  In Rossland last Sunday the securing of the option on the smelter was  announced   in the following dispatch:  "\V. L. Springer, president of the  Chicago-Britifch Columbia .Mining Co.,  announces that a group of Chicago  manufacture! s and capitalists has  taken an option on the controlling in-  teiests iu the Standard Pyritic Smelter  Co. in the Boundary, together with all  the company's assets, which include  the Marguerite property 'adjoining the  Mother Lode, and the Standard, a  promisii'g property.  "The option is for a short time  only, and he exacted that 'ihe'tmtter  would be closed favorably shortly after  the anival of himself and fiiends at  Chicago, ff a sale be consummated  as he expected,'as the Chicago people  have been -most favorably impressed  with the outlook, he says the plant  would be-'blown in at an early date.  He declared he is satisfied' that there  is abundant'ore available to keep the  plant in'coiistant'operatibii for an in-  definite period/'-"- '' '-1J-!!J  WONDERFUL SHAY ENGINE.  ....HOTEL BROOKLYN....  (Vormerly the Metropolitan.)  ciga  ale room  for Commercial.- Men.  ntinectioii  HMfiHIE McGUlRE, Prop.  Easily Tiket Twenty Cars or 600 Tois of Ore  to Smeller.  .'..For'alittle over a"week, the wonderful Shay locomotive,..;'.'that formerly  worked on'the Rossland.hill, has been  taking ore from the.Phoenix mines to  ihe Granby smelter. . The big machine easily bandies "double that of  the old engines,.the ordinary load being 20 cars', or 6oo tons ot ore���and  j sometimes more. . !.'��� .'  j The following description of this remarkable machine is taken from the  Trail News : '  Jt  was   with a view  to  increasing  tho load of 'flmptitM that could be haul-  led up the''mountain  at one trip  that  ! the Canadian  Pacific   purchased   this  'engine.    It is known as the Shay locomotive, arid.is so called after its inventor.    It was  built  at   Lima, O.,  and  has been in operation on the Canadian  Pacific   road   since  last   fall.      The  locomotive is carried on two 4-wheeled  trucks, one beneath the   front end of  the boiler, and the other bei.eath the  coal-pocket, which is located immediately to the rear ot".;the'\c:ali.'"| The  water-lender is can ied on a single  truck, and serves for 'merely carrying  water, for which it hasia capacity of  6 tons.   , '.    ., ���. ';.  Iii place tif the customary twocylin-  deis beneath the smoke-liox,������ working  direct'upon the driyers,' the engine  consists of three, high-jiressure. cylinders, 15 inches diameter,-by 17 inches  stroke, which' are..carried ��� iipon the  right-hand side of' the'boiler at the  front end of the cab, and are arranged  vertically above a longitudinal driving  shall which extends the full length'of  the engine.  Thisdiiving shaft, which is 6 inches  in diaiiieter, is arranged in sections,  with two universal couplings between  each of the three trixks, the anange-  ment being such as to give the trucks  full flexibility for taking the cuives.  The flexibility, indeed, is such that the  locomotive can lound with ease much  shaiper cuives than with the oidinary  type; and it is claimed it is less liable  to deiailment. The wheels are all  utilized as drivers. They are 40  inches in diameter, the width of tbe  tiie, including flange, being 8 inches.  The total weight of the locomotive,  when in working older, is 112 tons���  a weight which is only exceeded by a  few of the latest locomotives built for  the ore canyii-g lailioads of the east.  Results of operation show that, as the  result of her own weight being available for adhesion', and of the advantage gained by being geaied down in  the latio ot 2 to i, this locomotive  will haul about twice the load that can  ba hauled by the ordinal y "consolidation" of the load. The speed, of  course, is low on such a heavy character, the average rate with a full load,  on a 4 per cent, grade, being about 10  miles an hour.  Leased,  Humming  and  K." R. 'SHHiiiibi'i," Jcjlii'i Layeti.v, ;i  C. F. Harrigan, all of whom are practical- miners, h:ive leased the Htiin-  ming liifjj .m.ine/j.ior,th fork of Kettle  river, for six months. They will ���continue the extension of the funnel and  within a fortnight expect to be able to  ship several -'.carloads weekly to. the  Granby.smelter..."The Huuimiiig Hud  is a high grade pioposiiioii, the re-  luriis'.froiii' previous- shipments to the  Granby smelter averaging $20 per ton.  A laige-portion of '.he stock is .'owned  in Spokane.���"  MINERAL ACT,  Certificate of Improvement*.  NOTICK. ;  Wheeling Mineral ' loim, situate in the Kettle  hi\-cr    Mining   Oivis'.oii   of Vale   District  Where located:   In c.ut.mv'oid en in p.,    ��� .  Tnl-.e notice tlnil  1, Ceortje \V.   Kuiiiberger,  l-'rte .Miner'it < ertificnte xo. II 40,388. for myself  anil agent for John Mulligan, 1'ree Miner's Cer:  tificate N" i'. 40,118, Intend sixty clays from the  date herevfto apply lo the mining, recorder.for a  ceitificntecf "Improvi incuts for the purpose "of  obtaining u crown grant  of the above named  claim.  And   further   take  notice that action, under  Section 3;, mist lie commenced before the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Dated this oth dav of Augiiht 1901. <  3048 "���      <!. W. KUMBKKGHR.  NOTICE  OF   DISSOLUTION.  :;, : ' lie Advertised.  When Latkin, the lich soap man of  Uuffalo, started business by making  soap in his kitcJien,- .eanying the materials in a wheelbarrow, he used his  Iiist profits, to adveitise in the news-  pa peis. As the profits mcie.ised he  enlarged his piuchase of newspaper  space.;;.He.now employs neatly 1,000  men, and credits his success to newspaper advertising..--./   <.-;.-"  Great Ore,' Exhibit at Spokane.  British Columbia mine owneis are  ciedited with.tlie intention of making  the biggest exhibit of minerals yet seen ,  at the Spokane fair. ��� To assist them in !  their effoit, the Canadian Pacific and  Great Noitherii loads will cany all  samples to the fair gratis, and the  American customs will charge no duty.  With this assurance mining men and  commeicial bodies in the piovince are  Notice is hereby given that the partnership  heretofore subsisting between us, the under-  higued, as wholesale liquor merchants iu the  tovji of Cascade and City of Phoenix,' British  Columbia, under the name, title mid firm, .of V.  Mounier & Co., lini this day been dissolved by  mutual consent. All debts owing.to the.said  partnership are to be paid to Victor Mouuier at  I'hoenix aforesaid, and alt claim) against, tbe  said partnership are to be presented, to the said  Victor Mourner by whom the same will, be paid.  Dated this loth dav of June, A. D., 1901.  D..W. JIOROAN.  Witness to the signature ol David Morgan,  A. M. Wiiitkside. _  ......  ViMONNIER.  Witness to the signature of Victor Mouuier, "  36-39 D. Whiteside,     ���  \ For Reiit, the Stemwiiider}  Hbtel^ located ou First,-' street,;  near Knob Hill avenue. rDo-;  irig a good business!: Will'  lease for= six months or a year,  furnished. Immediate possession.    Apply,  C. H. MULL1N, Prop.  '   Phoenix, B;G.  ,~9++++i99*i  MINERAL ACT.:  Certificate of Improvements. ���>v";  notick. ���.���"���'. = ;; 'v; ���;  Cracker Jack Mineral Claim, situate iu Kettle  River  Miiitug  Division   of Yale    District.  Where located:   Iu Greenwood Camp...  T.ike notice that I, George AV. Rumberger,  Vre_- Miner-.' Certificate No' b 40 3S8, acting: for  myself aud agent for Harry Nash, Kree 'Miners'  Certificate No. b 41,428 intend, sixty days from;  the date hereof to apply to the mining recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements for the purpose  .ftbtainiur^a Crown Orantof the above named  ;la-m  .. .11,,,..;.,,, ��� i���..,,.a ���..A nw.ul< ...�� ,... 1.;I.;. Al,cl further take notice that action, under  Collecting a large and excellent exhibit section 37, must be commenced before the is-  llOIll the various   mines.       At   present   s'yuceofsuch certificate of improvements.  EXPECT TO SHIP 1000 IONS.  King Solomon Mine, in Copper Camp Is Getting Ready.  Eight men are at work on the King  Solomon, in Copper camp, and it is  expected that a commencement will  sooa be made to ship ore to the smeltr  er at Gieenwood. The wagon load  from a short distance'above the Morrison up to the King Solomon has  been improved from a, very rough bush  road to one of the best milling camp  roads in the district, excepting the  main stage roads. Tlie owners of the  mine concluded that there was little  use expecting the provincial govern;  nient to do this very /necessary work,  so they' did it themselves, and now  they   have a road   over   which   there  exhibits aie reported as being collect  ed at Phoenix, Giand Folks, Midway,  Rossland, Trail," Nelson, Ymir, Ains-  woith, Kaslo, Sandon and a number  ofothei points.  At the Exposition held in Spokane  last year, the Ihitish   Columbia   inin-  eial exhibit carried away many piizes,  and it is the intention 'hat the display  shall far exceed that of last year  same   mines   from   which  weie made last year   have  undergone  ronsideiable'development iu the  twelve months, and it has been proven  that theii o.es increase in vaiue as development advances.  Dated this i2t>. day of July, A, D.,1901  35-44 Geo. W. Rumberger.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  Moscow Mineral   laim. situate   in   the-Kettle  ltiver    Miuiue:    Division   of Yale  District.  Where located :   Iu Greenwood   amp...  Take notice that I, George   W. Rumberger,  Free Minei's   ertificate No. b 40,358,- for. myself  , and agent for J. V. Hemenway Free Miner'-s-cr-  The i tificate No. 1140,554 and James Morau, Free. Miu"  .,       . ! er's    ertificate No. b 41,419,. intend sixty day  collections ( fro:--i the date hereof to apply to the mining, recorder for a certificate of improvements for the  purpose of obtain ing a crown grant of the above  past   named claim. ���'..'.',..,V. ���;-;'.  Aud further take notice.that action, under Section 37, hum be commenced'before the issuance  of such certificate ol improvements.  Dated this 22nd day of June, A. D., 1901. ..  32-41 Geo. \v. Rumberger.  This is Horse Sense.  The columns of a newspaper constitute the stock.iu trade of the publisher. Every line except editorial  should be either an item of news or an  advertisement. All matter ot more  interest to any person,' party- or class  than to the ' general; public is advertising, and should be paid for. The  takingjjf space, to the exclusion ol  news, and for tlie "benefit of any class  without paying full space value, is  will' not be any difficulty in hauling the -equal.toA'p.p'rbpiHating?a>?iiiiilar value  ore they have arranged to ship to the from,^dfygpods';Sto/tf--^Lffl|&uti. paying  A Comfortable Stopping Place X  ; in the':Heiri of tlie West ! : +:  '. Fork. Mines rr .;^.':'''*';  Plenty of Feed for Horses? ������  |W.  J.   FkANCisI/l  .^.TmANAGER.':-.'-:'''."-.:>:���".. X"-'  ']':''���//���    .'���'��� EASTERNV '������'-';  [Tpwhsliips BanKi  established;i859;    , -  CAPITAL   -���'."- ���"-   -    $2,000,000  tAPITAL, PAID UP'-$1,742,535  RESERVE FUND  - -, $1,050,000  BOARD OF DIRKCTORS:'  ������"'���''' ^-.' ��''-;'SfiiPii#('l  '/V';'S;M'|pf:;  |||)��;  ������.:.'v-..'~..'.':.:iSr.:v'?1^5Kjl!��fc;  :::W^Mm^:  ;^-{*I:;t|ilIip|;;'-  u\::-:'f^i:-ii^i)i-!:-\  ��� '-'��������'��� .ijSv-^'^S''.  s=ifi4:s;.'f?3s-ii-1  . Henkkkr, President.  HVCochrase, Vice-Pres.  J. Sl'Mitchell. G. Stevens, J. N.  Thouilas, C. H.   Kathan, H. B.  High-ol^S Wines, liquors aud cigars ahvaysTn  stock  f:   "venient sample room  fc- nrt���,,,iP��.,n1  class Cafe in connection.  Con-  First-  smelter.: It is stated that J. W. '.iart-  line has contracted "to haul about a  thousand tons of ore to the railway  siding at the Deadwood 'sawmill, and  that next month teams will bfe put on  to commence hauling. The ore will  be taken thence to the smelter by rail.  I'he King Solomon pre. is well  known as the prettiest copper ore yet  found in the district'in quantity and is  generally believed to be the richest  in copper. It is claimed thai much of  it will "run as high as 30 per cent, copper, but an estimate places the average value of what is not being mined  at about half that percentage, but this  latter is regarded as a conservative-  estimate.  In following the'vein the width  has'  been  found  to vary  considerably,   it  having  pinched to about a foot in one!  place, but where it was being' broken I  down when visited last Tuesday it had  a width of fr.iin  eight  to   ten  feet   of'  good ore.    A�� the ground is rising the'  probabilities are that a deeper lace will  soon be opened.���Gieenwood Times.   |  !  (lo to Zimmerman for watches,  clocks and jewelry. Opposite Eastern  Townships Bank. I  the merchant's price.���Ex.  Furnished Rooms to.. Let���Suitable  for housekeeping.- Apply, Log Cabin'  Hotel, Dominion Aye. West. t  AP'PI ICA'TION''.FOR TRANSFER  OF'LIQUOR.LICENSE. .'   ,  Notice is hereby gi%ien.^.liat I will make application tothe board of Licensing Commissioners  of the City of Phoenix at its1 next meeting for a  transfer of the liquor 1 cense now held by me, to  sell liquur by retail ill the Knob Hill IIote1,situate  on 1-irst street, oh.lots-19 aud 2o, block ii, Old  Ironsides addition to th e City of Phoenix, to  W.J. Morrison and James Anderson.  .-'?���.". W. V. KKMPT.'  Dated this 4U1 day of September, A. O., 1901.  NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION  NOTICK is hereby >;iven thai tlie partnership  Iu Mofore subsisting bctweeu -Sli nu & Mc 'ague  as bakers iu the city of l'liot-niNV lias this dn>  dissolved by mutual consent. All debts owiu^ti.  Hit-said firm to lie paid to J. S. MeCag le, In  whom all accounts will Ik- settled  Dated at I'lrit-uix, II. C, July 31, 19.11  STKI'IIKN SI.I.W,  IA��I-:SS. * CCAOI'IC.  Witness :   THOS. I, RYAN  MINERAL ACT.  Certificate of Improvements;  NOTICK.  "Oronoco" and "Yukon"  Fractional r Mineral  Claims, situate in the Kettle River Mining  Division of Yale District.    Where located :  Greenwood .i iu p.  Take notice that r,  George \V.   Rumberger,  Kree Miner's   ertificate No. b 40 3riS, intend sixty  daya from the date hereof to apply lo the Mining  Recorder for certificates of improvement for the  purpose of obtaining crown grautsfor the above  named claims. '.   ,  And further take notice that action, under Section 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of such certificates of im provemeut.  Dated this 22nd day of June, A. 11., 1901.      32-41 Geo. W. Rumberger.  MINERAL ACT.  Certificates of Improvements.  NOTICK.  Alma Fractional and Kairplay Fraction Mineral  lniius.   Situate  in    Grand   Forks Mining  Division of Yale District.   Where located:���in  Greenwood camp, east of the City of Phoenix.  Take    notice   that I, John    Louis Grahame  Abbott acting as agent for the British Columbia  (Rossland and Slocan) Syndicate, Limited, Free  Miner's certificate No. b 41161, intend 60 days  from the date   hereof 10 apply to the Mining  Record    for certificates of Improvements for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of each of  the above claims.  And further take notice that action under section 37 iniist be commenced before the issuance  of such certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 26th day January, 1901.  36 J.  t, G.ABBOTT  H  AU'.YOX   HOT   SJMilNiiS  - R.W  Hon. M.  ;Israel Wood,  Galer,   N.'-.iy.  Brown.K.C.;-..'.'.--'!;/:..,.,-;.��� ���:'���;.���-���  HKAD OFFICE, ��HERBROOKK, P. Q.  Wm.   Farweix,   Geu'l  Mgr.,  Jas. Mackinnon,  Assistant Gen'l Mgr.  S. EnoELL, Local Mgr.  '��������� S. F. Morkv, Inspector of Branches.  \: : BRANCHES.  In Province of Quebec��� .   v  .Montreal, B.Austin, Manager.'  , Waterloo,,W. I..Briggs, Manager.  Rock Island ,S. Stevens, Manager. -  Cowaiisville, H. F. Williams, Mgr.  Coaticook, E-N. Robinson, Manager.  t   Richmond, W. L. Ball, Mgr.  Granby, W. H. Robinson. Mgr.  Bedford; E.W. Morgan, Mgr.  Huntingdon, A. W. Watson, Mgr.  Magog, K. P. Olivier, Mgr.  St. Hyacinthe.-J.  Laframboise, Mgr.  Ormstowu, W. H. Hargrove, Mgr.  lu Province of British Columbia-  Grand Forks. Wm. Spier, Mgr  Phoenix, F. W. Slack, Acting Mgr. ���  Agents, iu    Canada, .Bank  of  Montreal   aud  Branches.  "     Loudon, Eug., National Bank of Scotland  "     Boston, National Exchange Hank.  "     New York, National Park Bank.  .Collections    made at   all   accessible    points.  Drafts issued for any required amounts, good at  all.points,in'Canada,   U. S. and Europe.    Exchange bought aud sold.  Savings   Branch . DEr-ARTMr.NT    at     Each  Office.    , .        .  Interest allowed from date of deposit and compounded annually without requiring attention of  depositor.  Office Hours: 10-3: Saturday- from io to 1.  ....iv-.'.a,��. ���' t ��K i.-K-i  mMmm  :---^\'m^m  ;. V--'v'':;-",'--,;':'V*S^r^ .'V'^'-"  ';"::'. :;'���'��� '������''''' V'iV.v'jV^t-i^t'lp^-'.:"  i-aiJiiii^MJi'S-.''  ..v :'--..-V.-^:��*S%te!'-';'';?J  ':"'.'.''.'  .:-^-Ii^>si:J'KK'!  ���������������-.-" ;?;:;:8f��fi$i$'l  !'';;^lllrl  :}':'v  The      most    complete L]  of North  n  SAXITAKIL'M.  ..FAITH  on  ttie continent of North  ������   ���"  "   *-   ���   ������  AniL-ricn, Siltmtal midst D C O J] D T  sceiicrv unrivalled :'ur Krnn- fc  O   w   n    I  ilt'ur. "Honttup, l;ishins and Kxctirsious.     Res>  lent Physician and Nurse. Telegraphic coin-  niunicnlioii with all parts of the world; two  mails arrive and depart every day. Its baths  cure all nervous and muscular diseases; its water.** heal all Kidney, Uverand Stomnch Ailments.  fenus: J15 to $iS per week, according to residence iu hotel or villas Halcyon Spritigft, Arrow Luke   H.C.  -r~T   6����ae����O����O��D������OO��������O����0K����������������8*��C��0��������������������9��  WINNERS OF AMERICA'S CUP.  The'following is a complete history of ilie cup  I MACAIJLAY  CITY  Leave Orders at City  Clerk's Office  li'o'ni. 'Express Money Orders for sal e 'Q�����RC E0ST       PHOENIX  &*��w^mmm  Dale.  1851, Aug 22.  1H70, Aug.1 8.  1871, Oct. 16. .  Oi-t. 18..  Oirt. 111..  Oct. 21...  Winner.  . .America,..  . .Mhric   .-. .Columbia..  ..Columbia .  ,. ,].i\'i>iiia ...  .. .Sappho....  of  U.S...  V.H ..  U S...  U.S...  I.oser.  A11 rum, i'H:    Cumbria1.8), etc..  Livonia   Livonia...  Kntr........ Columbia  "Oc:i.'28.' -.Sappho.  1876, Aug. 11..  A��ir. 12...  1881, Nov.  ��...  Nov. 10...  1885, Sept. 14..,  Sept. Ifi....  1880, Sept.   7...  Sept. 11 ..  1887, Sept. 27...  Sept. 30...  1803, O a.   7....  Oct.   11 ...  Oct- 13...  1895, Sept.   7...  Sept. 10 ,.  Sept. 18--.  1890, Oct.  10...  Oct.   17 -���  Oct. 20...  1901, Sept,21...  .Madeline..  .Madeline..  . Miacbief;'..   Mischief...   Puritan   ... Puritan....  ... Mayflower .  ... Mai-flower .  .. ..Volunteer..  ... Volunteer..  ,... Viitiliwit   ..  .Vigilant. ..,  ....Vigilant    Defender...  ... Defender....  . ..Defender,...  . ..Columbia ..  ...Columbia...  ...Columbia...  . U.S  . U S   .U.S   . U 8....  .U.S   ..U.S.....  . u. s  ..  . U.S   .U.S. ...  .U.S   .U.S   , U.S   U.S ....  U.S.....  U.S   U.S   U.s   U. s ....  U. S ....  U.S ....  U.S   .. l.i von >a ....  .. Livonia ....  .. Con n less of  .. Countess of  .. At Inula   .. Atlanta.....  .. UeneHla.... ..  .. Cienc-Ktii  .. Galatea....  .. Gahitea   .. Thistle   .. Thisile   . Valkvrie....  .. Valkyrie ...  .. Y.ilkvrie....  .. Valkyrie III  .. Valkvrie IU.  .. Valkyrie 111  .. Shamrock  .. Sli.vmroi'k ..  .. Shamrock...  1 iiflrV  Duff  of  .. .Kng.  ...K.n��.  ...Knts:  ...Kng.  ...U.S.  ...Kill!.-  ...Kni;.  .. .Can.  ...Can.  ...Can.  . .Can.  ...Kin;.-  ...Km:.  ...Kng.  ...Kng.  ...Sc.-t.  ...Scot.  ...Knu-  ...Ki.��:  . Kn.'.  ...K'i>.  .. . Kng.  . r-ji-'.  ... !��� ng  ...Kn.-.  . . . KllL��.  a  e  ���  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  O  That's Our Business  The Job Department of tlie Phoenix Pioneer is fully  equipped tovturn out the BEST QUALITY of Stationery  for any kincl of business. .Special attention paid to work  for Mines.    Stock, the best;   quality, the highest grade.  ADDRESS;  THE PHOENIX PIONEER,  Thone No. 14. PHOENIX, B. C.  NELSON &   PORT   SHEPPARD  RED MOUNTAIN R'Y.  The only all-rail route between all points east,  west, and south to Rossland, Nelson aud all intermediate points; connecting at Spokane with  the Great Northern, Northern Pacific and O. R. &  N. Co.  Connects atNelsou with steamer for Kaslo and  all Kootenay Lake points.  Connects at Meyer's Vails with stage daily for  Republic, and connects at Ilossburg with stage  daily for Grand Forks and Greenwood. . ,  lluffet Sleeper run on passenger trains be-  tween Spokane and Northport.  Kfkkctivk Sunday, may s, toot.  Leave. ' Dally Train Arrive.  9:00.1.111. Spokane 7:35 p. m.  .2:50a. m. Rossland..... ..4:10 p.m.  9:15 a. 111 Nelson 7 15 p. 111,  ,     H.A.JACKSON,  Gen rnl Passenger Agent.  "^  ..EXCURSIONS..  SIXTY DAY LIMIT TO BUFFALO VIA ALL KAIL LAKK  ROUTR   S00 LINE  Sept. 3-17.  Via St. Paul  or Chicago  Oct. 1-1  ooeooooaesooooeoeaovcooecseoaoaeeaoeaaoosaooseooacse  THROUGH SLEEPING CAR  KOOTENAY LANDING TO  TORONTO: ONE CHANGK  TO BUFFALO   Kor Tiine-tahU'.s   rates  ami   full iiiforniattoti  call on or address nearest local nseut. or  O..W. Dey, R.J.Coyi.e,.  Agent, A.(i.lJ.Agt.  Phoenix, U. C.   Vancouver, B.C.  J. S. Caktkr, I.L l'. A.,  Nelson, H. Cv  [?.���������� ���-  '"^ THE PHOENIX PIONEER.  ��'���    ?  ,L i    '���-  ��� h  .'  ft ��t' \*V  'v >1 ���T  V.  ^ "*   "^  rXl  1 i  -  >  ^ (T  * ���'���-i'  l"  .,ov  p. ",<  &-' ���  ^5IP^  If you want the Ve#y Best  ��      GROCERIES and FURNISHINGS  W-McQUAID   COMPANY,    Limited  OPPOSITE OLD  IRONSIDES HOTEL.  1= WKX*  For a Fine Fitting Suit of Clothes or a Spring  Overcoat, made up in the latest style and with the  best trimmings, call on  MoAULIFFE,   THE   TAILOR  Opposite the Post Office.  Who carries a large stock of Fine English, French and Scotch 'Tweeds and  Serges.   Only union holp employed.  SEARS7   GENTS'  FrY GOODS, BOOTS AND SHOES  FURNISHINGS, s  Down  Goes the  Prfce  OLD IRONSIDES AVENUE.  ESSSSgssgrarasOTSSfrSfrS'g^fr^  Havino- decided to close out our Dry ".Goods' We are  now offering our Entire Dry Goods -Stock, at OOST^ including Carpets and Bed Sheeting. Stall, haye .a few Nob-  bv Shirt Waists left, although are going fast. Boys' and  Gent's Clothing Away Down. Don't overlook our Choice  Gent's Neckties, just received. ...  ~^      ^      3�� C^S. SEARS, Manager:  BUSINESS MENTION.  doors  J   The Local Grist   j  <���  Dr. Mathison, dentist,, Greenwood.  Both 'phones.  .More sidewalk building is going on  this week.  Fresh Hazelwood ranch Eggs and  Butter at Reeves,'���lower town.  Bell &McBeath expect to complete  their grading contract next week.  Mrs. Wm. Dey, who has been quite  ill this week, is rapidly recovering.*   "  -Snow-now adorns the distant hilltops over in the state of Washington.  The city is doing \vpj|c this w'^eki on  Knob Hill avenue,   east' <Jf Second  street. ..,,,,.,, ,.  Another townsite in the Similkameen is on the market. It is called  Ashnola.  G. W. Wooster, treasurer of the  Granby - Co., came in on Tuesday  night's train.  Born, last Monday, to the wife of  Geo. S. McKenzie, Brooklyn avenue,  a daughter.  Mrs. J. F. Hemenway,has,been visiting with the family of Geo. W. Wooster at Grand Forks.  " W. B. Cochrane returned Tuesday  from a trip to Rossland and Grand  Forks on legal business.  A delegation of Greenwood sports  came up, Monday to witness the Hawkins-Denny glove contest,  E. Escalet, who has conducted cafes  in ^'Rossland and the'Boundary, has  once more "opened in��Greenwood.'  , G. T.' Dalmage, manager for J. W.  Mellor in Greenwood, was married in  that city last .Tuesday toMiss West.  R. A. Jones, of Spokane, who will  have charge pf putting in the new  water system,' arrived on Wednesday's  train/ '\,:      \  James If. Kennedy, chief-engineer  of the V., V. and E. railway/took in  the Phoenix Labor Day sports last  Monday.  ' W. P. Tiernay, the well known Nelson contractor, was'an arrival who  registered at the Victoria housesJast  Thursday.     . ,'    *  The. first issue of the West Fork  .News, at the new town of Beaverdell,  js expected .to una^e' its appearance'  this week. v ;-1 ���"        *   *- *  A. ��� J. McMillan,'.' manager 'of the  Snowshoe, went to Rossland early in  the week, and Is"-'expected back in a  few'days. '        -  R,, L. Crawston, the cattle king of  the lower Similkameen, who lives at  Keremeos, saw the races in Phoenix  Labor Day.       '  "'   '   -  The infant child o& Foreman P. J.  Dermody, of the Granby Co., died  .Wednesday morning, interment taking  place at Greenwood.  - Miss Grant, formerly operator for  the Columbia Telephone Co., is now  occupying a similar position wilh the  Vernon and Nelson Co.  William Hunter* of Silverton, head  of the house of the' Wm. Hunter Co.,  Ltd., came in th'is week, to mike a  visit to his Phoenix store.  J. L. Parkei, superintendent of the  Brooklyn, went to Rossland Tuesday.  He returned Thusday, accompanied  by J. ,E. Boss, of Toronto.  , Martin Denny, who was defeated by  Dal Hawkins, left for Portland, Oregon, the next day,;where he is shortly  Labor Day was celebrated at Revelstoke by a football match between the  home team and that of Golden, resulting in a winning for Revelstoke.  Score a to o.  McRae Bros. & Smith have their  new building on Knob Hill avenue  roofed, and the plasterers are in charge.  McLean & Conway will occupy pait  of the building.  The funeral of John Wahlberg was  held last Sunday at Miner's Union  hall, the Rev. Geo. A. Kinney officiating. The remains were interred in the  Greenwood cemeLery.  Last Tuesday 62. non union men  were brought to the Northport smelter  from Joplin, Mo. The next day all  had left but 17, saying the situation  had been misrepresented to them.  Regular Methodist services in the  old school house tomorrow. Sunday  school 3:30; preaching 7:30 p. m,  subject, "The Greatest War of the  Age."    Rev. Geo, Kinney, B. A.  Montgomery Smith, representing G.  F. and J. Gait, Vancouver, the, packers  of the famous Blue Ribbon tea, was in  town Thursday. Mr. Smith had just  returned from a trip to the Klondike.  It is leported from Grand Forks  that W. H. Covei t expects to gather  this season a deal ot fiuit fiom his  oichaid neai Carson, including about  20,000 pounds ol prunes and a lot  apples.  Oily 0��c TelcphMC Lia* N��w.  Last Tuesday - the Columbia  tele  phone exchange was closed, and the  wires run into the ���Vernon and Nelson  Co.'s office in this city.    In Rossland,  Grand   Forks arifc   Greenwood   the  Columbia Co. has first class exchanges  in operation,  but  Phoenix is the one  place that  has   been   systematically  neglected by theccompany,   with  the  result that the V. and N. Co. has for  some time been getting most  of the  business.    It was understood  when  the V. and N. Co,  recently  acquired  control of the Columbia system  that  the lines would be* run  separately as  heretofore,  but the   Columbia   lines  were in such  bad sha|)e here, that it  was thought best' to consolidate the  two offices,  which   has   accordingly  been done.    The*consolidation really  is a benefit to the business men in one  way, so long as the rates are not raised,  and no intimation of, doing, this has  yet been given out.  Stephen Irwin, foreman of the  V. and N. Co., arrived in the city  Tuesday, and will have charge of the  improvements that company will shortly begin in this city;. A new line will  be built along the new part of Dominion avenue recently graded, and the  system will be improved in many  ways. The company now has ovei  100 subscribers to the exchange in  of 1 Phoenix, which number is growing  I constantly.  '  to have a Contest with Coe.  A meeting of jGreenwood Typographical Union Not338, having jur-  ishdiction all over the Boundary, was  held last Sunday in Phoenix,.  Tomorrow is the date of the regular  stated election of officers for Phoenix  Miner's Union No. 8. The nomina-  ' tions were held last Saturday.  Neil Stewart is raising the Mint  hotel to the new grade on Dominion  avenue, and Hugh McGuire is doing  the same with the Hotel Brooklyn  H. R. Davidson, manager of the  Bank of Commeice, Greenwood, spent  last Sunday and Monday with his wife  as guests of J. L. Parker in Phoenix  Nexl. week Rev, Flewelling, the  newly appointed rector of St. John's  Church of England, is expected to arrive and'take up his work in Phoenix.  Walter Foss, I'resbvterian missionary at Eholt, was a visitor in the city  Thursday. Mr. Foss occasionally  Isolds services at the Winnipeg and  Ii. C. mines. '  <��� Mis. P. McKelvey,  who  has had  " charge of the Stemwinder dining room,  - this   week  took over the Snowshoe  boarding house.    Miss Jennie Fron-  nick, of Rossiand, is now in charge of  ��the Stemwinder.  Residents of the upper part of town ,     Vm the ^ w��k the Qranb    sme,.  no longer haie to go to   the postoffice | te,   treated     66  ton"s of or a���  to  secure  po^tagj.   stamps.     McRae of U^ dail      Tnis ������ a  Bros.  & Smith   have been appointed I brecQfd   fo/"t,ie (.ran,     bd  agents by the pobtofflce department at I )a,ger tha��� any mvims  ^     ^  uttaw?- v total ty date is 210,674 tons.  W.   H.   Piene  returned   Tuesday      .  from a businebs trip to Beaverdell and      Neji Lam0nt, of the  Russell-Law-  ihe  West Foik.    He is inteiested  m.| Caulfield Co., Greenwood,  was mar-  claims in that locality,  and  thinks it' ned last Wednesday to  Miss  Weeks,  coming sections of the tiie ceremony being performed by Rev.  is one of the  piovince.  David Wilson, inspector of public  tschoo!s for the mainland, visited the  new Phoenix building last Tuesday,  and was much pleased. The painters  finally completed their woik on the  building this week.  Next Friday the farce, "The Mouse  Trap," will be given at Mineis' Union  hall by the ladies of the Presbyterian  church. The enteitainment will be  preceded by a short program, and re  freshmenls will also be served.  'The Phoenix Tennis club held a  meeting Thursday evening and appointed a committee to arrange for a  handicap  for  the  Henderson tiophy.  McEwen.  Apply to  Mellor sells wall paper.  Lodging house   to rent.  McArthur & Monk.-  See Almstrom fc Berg at the  den hotel, Dominjop avenue.  See Mellor for paints and oils.  Reasonable rates for rooms in  hay block, Dominion Avenue.  If you wish a'Sfirst class cigar,  for the Miners' Union.  Nor-  *  Dela  call  NOTICE  TENDERS will be received for excavation and  filling ditches for pipe line of the Phoenix Water  ���   ��� Wednead  ���"melting & Power Co., Limited, on THURSDAY,  AUG. 29th.     ' ,  �� 1 1  1'he" first of the games will be nlaved Works, up to Wedneaday night September 4th.  1 ne   nr>i 01 uie g,iiiits win  ue piayeu   Speclficatl0n, wlu te nidy and can be seen at  Off Iie.\t week, weather permitting. | the office _of_Hie Cranb^Uoaaolidatrd.^lining,  The request recently made by Agent  Dey, of the local office of the C. P. R., j  for an operator, has been  acted favor-("�������������������������������������������������������������*������������  able -on, and last Wednesday W. * w^ >-% Mai lKir\A *  Choatefoimeily located at Co.yel!, ��� [)# Q# MUNRO I  arrived to handle the lightning here.  The services in St. Andrew's church  will be conducted tomorrow at 11 a.m.  Call on Mellor loi sash,  glass *  Ask for the Miners' Union Cigai.  Cleai Havana Filler.  Dr. Simmons, dentist, Rendell  Block, Greenwood. V. & N. phone 96.  Mellor does painting. *  Furnished rooms for rent in the  Delahay block, Dominion avenue.  Good comfortable 100ms at reasonable rates, at Norden hotel, Dominion  avenue. . *  Ask for the Miners' Union cigar.  Clear Havana filler, *  Paper hanging by Mellor. - -��� *  The famous Hazlewood-ranch Eggs!  and Butler at Reeveslj'V. & N.J  Phone 89. j  Mellor uses only the best material |  and employs union labor. * I  Why not use g<K)d butter. Reeves, |  lower town, sells Hardwood. V.& N. I  'Phone 89. '  See Almstiom & Herg at the Norden hotel. Dominion avenue. *  Stoves and offices for rent ih the  the McMillan block. Apply to McArthur & Monk. *  If jou.wish a first-class cigar call for  the Miners' Union. *  ? Good comfoi table rooms at reason  able ratesj at Norden hotel, Dominion  avenue. *  For Salt?���5-Octave Piano. Apply  to Mrs. W. B.Willcox, Giey Eagle asc.  For Sale���Geneial store in Cascade  complete with buildings, fixtuics,  stock, etc, .Immediate possession on  agreed teims. Addiess, Aspiey, Cas  cade  Go to Zimmeiman loi gold tings.  Opposite Eastern  I'ownships Bank.     *  ..special offerings..  Your Friend  TO SEE  i.'^.  The Mouse  Trap  A Laughable Farce ;���  in Dominion Copper Co. and Old  ironsides Townsite Lois.  $1850  $4000  Nets  To be given by  ST.   ANDREW'S  IAN CHJURQH-  the Ladies of t  PRESBV 1'K  1  r-AT  ,': xis >  Miners Union Hall  * i, ���  Friday Evening.  ���September 131K  1  A Shoit Pielimin'iiiy  Prbgiam Will Uc\  Rendered and Re/gshments Sened.   \  a~.' !  TICKET*50 CENT*!  Takes Lot and Huilding in Lower Town.  $77.50 per month.    Easy terms.  l'or a good business corner. Building on same  pavs 35 |ier cent on money. Tliis is a winner.  Some ��� hoic-e (<>i neis for sale on easy terms in both tip|>er and  lower towns.  I/1I8 fir *�����!����� mi ��iwv term* in "New York" townsite, x  \\V tiiin."H<'t agencm! Hrokeraae ami Insurance Hivsiiu'fi*.  M'ARTHUR & MONK, Agents  oi'fCK: Gkavs-Wii.|.ia��'S Bi.ock. P. <>. Hox, jj. . V. ��t N 'Phone, 51.  McRAE BROS. & SMITH  Leading Stationers  and Newsdealers  % _���0f PHOENIX  w  \ tic  l\'.(;RK.\r VARIETY.  GRAVES-  WILLIAMS  BLOCK.  im^mm^^m:^  -���-������-��-*-���  -���-���-o-  -���-���-���-  t  I ��te Prospector's Exchange  IF YOU HMVE A MINEorl'ro^pect for SAI.V h nil imii fill report, with lampks cf  ore, stating price .mil termi O.ir facilities for pirum. n propeltt quicKly are i|Uf fcellnl.  We mnLea specialty of free mill! ii; gold propert,es    Co rvpondeii.-e Solicited.  Address: Room 4 K \\-C Bi.k, Nelson,B'i.    An,lrew F. Iiosenberger, Mgr.  Wew York Central...  1 ^      '-*x- imuLr     Mrs. A. M. Hq\\, Propretor.  FURNISHED  00-0 ��� ���-���-���  ROOMS   AND   .  -���-^���-.���-^-���-���-o��-�� ���  PRIVATE  BOARD  Cottage Hotel  ..J. E. Meagher, Prop.  The Finest to be had in Wines. Liquors and Cigars.  NORTH END OF FIRST  STREET BRIDGE.  PHOENIX, 15. r.  1 ���  :SUCCRSSOR TO =  and 7130 p. m. by Mr. D A. Stewart,  B. A., who was the first student of the  Presbyterian church to conduct a le-  ligious service in this camp, over two  years ago.  Last week R. Gardom, fruit inspec-  toi, of Midway, condemned twenty-  one boxes of apples, brouaht in from  the Okanogan country by Mr. Nash.  'The fruit which was affected with  Codling moth, was destroyed.���Midway Advance.  Smith Bros, are now making good  headway on the $15,000 Bank block  being erected by Messis. Graves and  Williams. 'The stone and brick work  on the lower story is completed, and  another week will put the second story  in an advanced condition.  Rev. M. McGregor, representing  the Westminster, of 'Toronto, the rep-  lesentative Piesbyterian weekly of  Canada, has been spending the week  with his old fiiend, Rev. {Miliar.  'This is Mr. McGrcgoi's fust trip, and  he is most favorably impressed.  D. A. Stewart, tlie original Piesbyterian missionary in Phoenix, has been  spending the iveek here renewing acquaintances with many old friends,  and will preach tomorrow in the Pres-  byteiian chinch Mi. Stewait originally had chaige of the missions in  Greenwood, Phoenix and Eholt.  Win. Downie,' superintendent of the  C. P. R. branches in Kootenay and  Yale, with Ti a in master Lawicnce of  the Boundary railway, vibited Phoenix  last Satuiday, on a general trip of inspection to the different Boundary  im'ning camps. On this tiip they  visited the B. C. mine, the Mother  Lode and the Snowshoe. One resujt  of Mr. Downie's visit, was the decision  to increase the railway yard room here,  to keep pace with the largely increasing business that the company is doing  in Phoenix.  J. F. WALKER & CO.  Choice Cigars, Fresh Fruits,  and the^Latest in Newspapers  and Periodicals.  Give me a Call.  DOMINION AVH.,;ol'POSrrB BUTTE  KoTM,      PHOENrX, B, C.  ..���������..������99O..eO.9��0��0��**��  4T Junction of Whipsaw Creek mul Siniilitiiineeii River, at tht'rloot of  Copper anil,Kennedy mountain', famom for theirennrmon-> show  ings of Copper and[Gold ores, 11'mc mile' above Princeton,, Copper-  field is th�� natural SmVlter City and nii-ning cei;tt>{ fi>r t|i[8L,<li��tiirt anil  south to ihe international boundary, .Several lninjlred^hprse power is  already"tWefop'ed ih Whipsaw Creek. Xargr-' SmeUer-Site reserved  Coal croppjngs and exposures under und silrronndin? townsite, and negotiation? are pending for exploitation of adj lining ro-l measures lo  the west.   Also extensive ranching, fruit and cattle raiding.  ,*Mr. Curtis has gone to supervise tho platting of lots an,l .will Reserve for Phoenix and Greonwoo'l pure hatters exclusively a number of  the best lqjp oh the business an I riHiiltmiUI. atrojt. ifjr,it ��*ioice to  tliose first Applying and paying a deposit to the unctarHiiiiieci^ ''Prices,  $05, ^55 And {50 for lots' on buainca? stiee^s, and $30 and.f^J.-forlotp on  . residential utre^-ts. r A limited number only will he folif al tliet-e |>ric cs. >iv  TlEltMS���Gn,e half crash, Imlance in six months. Tiie big boom in the ifc  ..Upper^SinjIka-inecn mining country id beginning. Win- not lieniit? '���&*  '  '     '' 1U ���   '    ' W  /^OPPERFIELD TOWNSITE: Co. &  \j>- ROBERT BARR, Agent, Believue Hotel, Phoenix  ..W.ZIMMERMAN..  ��� Complete Stock of     ^    ���  WATCHES, CLOCKS  AND JEWELRY==  Watch Repairing a Specialty.  SPECTACLES AND EVE GLASSES FITTED  FIRST STREET, Oppositk  Easikrn  Townships Hank. .  PHOENIX, B. C  SMOKE  Kelowna  CIGARS  UNION MADE  PHOENIX PRODUCE  CO.  Pruit Produce and Groceries.  Fresh Goods Arriving- Coil-    v. &n. pho��e"Ko. 93.  tinually. Prompt Delivery.' PHOENIX^ B. C.  Try some of CHRISTIES'  CRi^AM S0DA8, acknowledged  by all to be the best, unless it is  some one trying to sell an inferior  article. We carry a full line of  those celebrate&gooda. Cheapest  place in the city for  Fruit  Jars  PINTS,  QUARTS  GALS,  and   HALF  Our Fruits are all shipped in by  express, and while they cost a  little more you always get them  direct from the orchards.  J5? People's fefe Stores  Morrison-Anijeraoiu Block.     Baldwin Bto:k  Are Now ARRIVING- A Cordial Invitation is exteiided to  all to call and give them a general inspection. You will find  a Nobby and Up-to-date Stock. ,-\. *    :  Dry Goods,  Clothing  T  V. * H- TEL. 84.  DOMINION AVE.  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