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The Phoenix Pioneer and Boundary Mining Journal Sep 14, 1907

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 Fi,,vi;;,V;,,-,.-,^,X;F(1ij^  ���iMiwiu .aiiair.a^is^  wwwwmmmsiaiiwi  AND  AilY  FINING JOURNAL.  PHOENIX, BRITISH COLUMBIA^ SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 14,  1907.  No, '41  ^5  4\  fa  to  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  !  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  n  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  $  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  ���  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  fa  <P  fa  fa  <\1  Men's Hats  , We are making our first showing 0/  NEW FALL HATS. The styles  this season excell all; previous ones.  The new blocks in stiff hats are such  that you cannot afford to do without  one. All the latest and nobbiest  shapes are to be found on our shelves  The Telescope, The Fedora, The  Fiatiron, The Pony and  The Crush  at prices which cannot be discounted.  EIGHT SETS OF  RESOLUTIONS  Re Coke Shortage at  Smelters.  COMING  GOING  Men's Suiting's  and  Overcoating's  The new samples lor Autumn and  Winter Suits and Overcoats have  arrived. Consisting of the very best  best products of  English,   Scotch and   Canadian  Looms  These are strictly Up-to-Date goods.  Come in and  leave ;your  measure.  Loss In Wages Estimated at  $25,000 for August.  LIMITED.  ^^^MM***��f*��*��a^���^l  Now is the season of the year  for securing fruit for preserving, and  as we have fresh shipments, direct  from the Orchards, almost daily, we  can make the prices right.  Peaches,  Pears,   Plums,  Apples  and Many Other Varieties.  We also have JABS in any quantity, Pints and Quarts, and the  Sugar to do them up with.  Send us your order at once���we'll do  the rest and do it right-  Within the last week more sets of  resolutions have been passed by public  bodies regarding the coke shortage at  the smelters, for transmission to the  minister of mines at Victoria, including  those by the city council of Rossland,  the miners of Summit Camp, Greenwood Miners' Union and the Boun-  ary Falls Union���making at least  eight sets thus far passed and sent to  Hon. Richard McBride. These resolutions are practically similar in many  respects, asking the government to  open the coal lands in East Kootenay  and calling on the powers that be to  stop the exportation of coke till British  Columbia smelters are. fully supplied,  as provided for in the charter of the  Crow's Nest Pass Coal Co.  Summit miners met last week Friday,  and passed a strong set of resolutions,  which were drawn up by a committee  consisting of George McLeod, Charles  Bermett and Chas. Mee, and included  a scathing arraignment of G. G. S.  Lindsay, manager of the big coal company at Fernie.  The resolutions of the Greenwood  miners contain the important statement that the coke shortage at one  smelter, that of the" British Columbia  Copper Co. at Greenwood, during the  month of August, amounted to 2,750  tons, causing the company to lay off an  average of 100 men for the entire  month, and thus entailing a loss of  over $10,000 in wages to employees:  If to this were added the shortage at  Trail and Granby smelters, it is believed it would easily amount to $25,-  000 in loss of wages to miners and  smeltermen.  It is stated that the big coal company has 240 coke ovens at Carbonado,  in the Crow, that are not being used at  all, and that the Crow's Nest Coal Co.  has ample oven capacity, if it were all  Used... and    railway , care   were - always  available, to supply all the smelters of  Yale and Kootenay with coke, and  still have something of a surplus.  Nothing has yet been heard from the  report which R. F. Tolmie, deputy  minister of mines, was to make to the  government regarding the coke shortage, after his personal investigations  a couple of weeks ago. In addition to  this Ralph Smith, M.P., of Naniamo,  on behalf of the Dominion government, has been making an investigation of the conditions.  Summing up, it may be said that, in  some ways, it looks brighter for a better  supply of coke, as an immediate result of the publicity given the matter  and the investigations made, although  the British Columbia Copper Co.'s  smelter is still <*itting on the ragged  edge for coke���in fact, the edge being  nearly worn off.  J. A. McKinnon, of Rossland, came  in Wednesday, to spend a few days in  camp. .-.���..'  I J. L. Martin and wife returned Sunday from a trip to the,! Coeur d'Alene  country in Idaho.     V  Duncan Ross, M.'P., has been on  another trip through the. vwestern part  of his constituency.   '*������''  Local Manager A. ^f W; Hodges, of  the Granby Co., haii been down to  the coast this week,  J "'  Sam White, the t/istructor for the  Eagles brass band,'arrived from Aberdeen, Wash., early .this week.  John H. Fox, of Nelson, travelling  freight agent of the*C. P. R., came in  on Thursday on his monthly trip.  Charles Webster, of Fernland, near  Midway, has been spending a week or  two in Boundary's rnining metropolis.  P. W..Gordon; of Nelson, representing the Standard -Oil's Canadian  branch, was here yesterday, visiting the  mining offices.  Charles M. Campbell, chief of the  Gianby mines engineering staff, returned Wednesday :from a trip to  Denver and Winnipeg.  Mrs. O. N. Galer, who, has been  away for two or ,thr&e; months, visiting  Mr. Galer's mother* in Denver, re  turned last Sunday evening.  Chief Engineer Kennedy, of the V,  V. & E., accompanied by J. E. Gallagher, who did the' construction work  on the Granby's Victoria shaft spur,  were here again early in the week.  D. L. McElroy, proprietor of the  Phoenix-Greenwood stage line, left  Thursday for a month's visit to Areola,  Sask., and vicinity, where he owns  valuable land.  Bill Hanna, formerly of Phoenix,  according to the prince Rupert Empire, recorded the first mineral location  to be put on record in the mining  recorder's office in that place.  J. E. W. Thompson, wife and  daughter returned Monday fro*n  spending several "months at Moose  Jaw and Oxbow, Sask. Mr. Thompson has disposed of his business at  Moose Jaw.  ''.". Dr."-'''GeorgerS.r^Gordon, ���formerly  located here, came in Saturday for a  day or two, being on his way to Nova  Scbtiij but was callfed back-10 Victoria  by il|ness of a friend. The doctor  visited Japan since leaving here last  spring.  R. A. Fraser, foreman at the Snow-  shoe mine, went down to his ranch  near Spokane yesterday, to spend a  time. A week or two ago a heavy iron  door fell on Mr. Fraser, hurting his  side, and he has not been quite himself since.  AUGUST PAY  WAS $95,000  Healthy   Sum  Distributed Here.  Boundary Mining Notes  Total in Boundary Approximated $180,000.  I^ast Tuesday was the regular  monthly payday at the Granby and  Dominion mines in this camp, while  the 15th is the date of payment at the.  Consolidated Co.'s Snowshoe, War  Kagle and other mines. The coke  shortage during August cut down th-.'  number of men employed somewhat,  making the amount paid out this week  rather less, probably by $15,000, than  it would have been. However, the  total runs to about $95,000 in Phoenix, which shows things might be much  worse. As larger forces are now once  more being employed, there is every  reason to think that September's roll  will run well over $100,000.  ', Approximately, the following are the  amounts paid out by the several companies in Phoenix this week for  August wages:  Men.  500  280  170  Amount  $50,000  28,000  r7,ooo  Granby        Dominion Co   Consolidated Co.  August total . . .. 950 $95,000  The total of the Granby's payroll at  mines and smelter was probably $80,-  000, while that of the Dominion Co.  at both mines and smelter was close  to $50,000.. The payroll of the  British Columbia Copper Co. at mines  and smelter, $40,000, would bring the  total of the payroll of the Boundary  mines and smelters, including the  smaller properties, to $180,000 for  August.        Boundary Side Lights  mmmmmm\  ENJOYED TRIP TO  THE OLD COUNTRY  First   Visit   in   the  Last   30  Years.  William Delahay, customs officer in  Phoenix, returned late last week from  a trip to his native home in South  Wales, being accompanied by Mrs.  Delahay. It was 30 years since Mr.  Delahay had seen the home of his  youth, and he greatly enjoyed renewing old acquaintances, although, of  course, he found things much changed  in the last score and, a half of years.  His father, now an elderly man of  nearly 80 years, was delighted to see  them both, and to hear by word of  mouth something of British Columbia.  While in Wales Mr. Delahay and  wife made a call on the sister of Mrs.  Jack Miller, whose husband is managing director of the world famous smelting works at Swansea, where a vast  uumber of men are employed, and  which treat high grade ores from all  over the world, principally from South  and Central America. They were  most hospitably received in Swansea,  the place being but 23 miles from the  old home.  After spending three weeks in London and taking in the sights of the  greatest city in the world as far as possible in the short time at their disposal,  they returned by the same route they  went, namely, C P. R. all the way,  and were glad once more to get back  to Phoenix.  Leonard Vaughan.one ofthe successful ranchers of the Kettle river valley  near Grand Forks, was in the city  yesterday with Mrs. Vaughan, he hav-  large realty interests here. He states  that crops generally Jin his section will  be excellent.  Robert Densler, who recently returned from a trip to his native town,  Zurich, Switzerland;-has been spending a few days in camp from Spokane.  Mr. Densler was one of the locators of  the Snowshoe, War. Eagle, Brooklyn,  Curlew and other well known mines in  this camp.  George P. Larson, superintendent of  the mineral exhibit at the Spokane Interstate fair, accompanied by his  brother, was in camp Wednesday, and  arranged with the mining men here for  a representative exhibit from Phoenix.  He also visited Nelson, Kaslo, Sandon,  Rossland, Greenwood and (..rand  Forks, spending altogether exactly two  hours and seventeen minutes in  Phoenix.  The Yale-Columbia Lumber Co.  and Bowman Lumber Co. have taken  off their surveyors from the timber  'limits up the North Fork and West  Fork of Kettle river, and the Cascade  mill is running on day shift only. The  slackening of the demand for lumber  in the northwest is said to be the  cause, and in turn being due to cropf  not coming up to expectations.  Scandinavians Will Affiliate.  The organization .in Phoenix known  as the Scandinavian Brothers is affiliating with the general society of that  order, known as the Scandinavian Aid  and Fellowship Society, the headquarters of which are located at Wakefield, Michigan. Adolf Nelson, deputy  organizer for the society, arrived in  Phoenix this week, and last night was  proceeding with the reorganization in  Phoenix as the Pioneer was going to  press. The list here now has upwards  of 65 names thereon, and is growing.  This society has between 3,000 and  4,000 members in the states of Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota, and  this will be the first lodge organized  outside of the states named. Mr.  Nelson also expects to visit Rossland,  Spokane and Seattle on a similar  mission.  Lateat Prlcei in Metal*  Nkw York���Copper, Heotrolyoh:. *10 -  00 % $16.30;  lake. *1�� TO    @  $17.00.  .Bar Silver. 68^  l��nd. $4.75 Ut ��5.00  Spelter, $6.80 <% .,5.90  The C. P. R. passenger train now  leaves Phoenix at 2.40 p.m., and  arrives at 5.20 p.m.���whenever it  happens to be on time. This change  went into effect last Monday, the inward and outwatd b^und Nelson trains  passing at Eholt.  Grand Forks now has a co-operative  store in operation.  It is said that a deal is pending for  the Beaverdell townsite, the price  being around $16,000.  The business of the Yale-Columbia  Lumber Co. in Greenwood has been  taken over by Herbert Bunting.  There was a small fire in Midway  Wednesday, and E. A. Hain, the postmaster there, dropped dead from heart  failure.  Oliver Bordreau, aged 60 years, was  killed last week Wednesday, by falling  from a third story window in Anaconda.  The fruit crop in the Kettle river  valley is an excellent one this year,  and many carloads will be shipped to  the northwest.  It is understood that the prospects  of a French colony from the territories  taking up considerable land west of  Midway, are exceedingly bright.  Notices of the annual reunion and  dinner of the Kettle River and South  Okanagan Pioneers' Society, state that  it will be held in Eagles' hall, Grand  Forks, next Monday, September 16th.  R. G. Sidley, of Sidley's, and Miss  N. W. Fausset, of Belfast, Ireland,  were recently married in Greenwood,  by Rev. J. Leech-Porter, of St. Jude's  church. They will make their home  at the extensive ranch of the groom,  some miles west of Midway.  From reports current, the beautiful  townsite of Cascade is to be turned  into fruit farms, and will be irrigated.  There are many hundreds of acres thus  available. George K. Stocker, now of  Spokane, is the largest shareholder in  the Cascade Development Co., the  owner of the property.  According to report, there were  things doing this week at a meeting of  the Grand Forks city council, and, in  the course of events, Ernest Miller,  formerly city solicitor, mixed up in a  personal encounter with Aid. Hardy,  the lawyer seeming to have the best of  it until the combatants were finally  separated.  Monday morning the body of "Dead  Shot Jim," his name being James  Welcher, was found Moating in Curlew  lake. He attended the Labor Day  picnic the week before and had not  been seen alive since. He was well  known in the Boundary, having claims  in Franklin camp. He had relatives  at Tekoa, Wash.  The Kootenay presbytery met in  Grand Forks on Tuesday of this week,  Rev. Samuel Lundie, of Phoenix, thr  secretary, being present, as well as the  moderator, Rev. II. R. Grant, ol  Fernie. Cranbrook, Nelson, Grand  Forks, Greenwood, Cascade, Nakusp,  Slocan and Vancouver were also represented, the latter by Rev. C. A. Wilson, the newly appointed superintendent of missions for the province  The regular business coming before  the presbytery was transacted.  Snowshoe shipped 1,420 tons to  Trail this week, and 1,230 tons to B.  C. Copper smelter.  A carload of concentrates will shortly  be shipped from the Cariboo-Mc-  Kinney to the smelter.  Surface operations at the War Eagle  mine have been somewhat interfered  with this week by the bad weather.  A fine lead of ore has been encountered on the Rob Roy, one ofthe  Sally group, on Wallace mountain,  West Fork.  Dominion Copper Co.'s smelter at  Boundary Falls is running at full blast,  having perhaps 2,000 tons of coke on  hand or enroute.  A force of 50 men is employed at  the Dominion Copper Co.'s Sunset  mine under Foreman Hewer, and  some 200 tons of ore daily are being  shipped.  Shareholders in the Boundary this  week received the first dividend checks  from the British Columbia Copper  Co., which were' sent out last week  from the head office in New-York.  This week the B. C. Copper,, Co.'s  sm?lter has still been 'running close  for coke, heing barely able to keep two  furnaces in steady operation, and temporary banking is a not infrequent ex-  pediment.  The North Fork wagon road has  been extended to the Maple Leaf  mine in Franklin camp, where mine  buildings are being erected, and where  good ore is being opened up, according to report.  Work is going along rapidly with  the installation of the Curlew crusher  by the Granby Consolidated, the  machinery having arrived several days  ago from the Jenckes Machine Co.; of  Sherbrooke, Quebec.  This week the B. C. Copper smelter  treated 8,520 tons or ore, 4,303 tons  being from the Mother Lode, i74t6ns  from the Napoleon, '20 tons from  Lone Star, and 4,023 tons from Snow-  shoe and other custom ores.  James Schiewe has two shifts employed at the Sudbury mine, Dead-  wood camp, where an incline shaft is  being sunk on the ore body, and is  now down nearly-too feet. The-prop-  erty is equipped for economical work  with a 30-h.p. electric hoist.  124,504 TONS  FOR AUGUST  Much Less Than For  July.  Dominion Copper Co. Shows  Good Increase.  About a car load of blister copper is  being shipped daily now by the Granby  smelter, owing to the fact that eight  furnaces have been in commission this  week. At the company's mines business is going on ��� at - fullest capacity,  about 550 men being employed.  Last week the new electric compressor, which was ordered some eight  or ten months ago from the Allis-Chal-  mers-Bullock, Ltd., by the Crescent  Mines, Ltd., arrived in Greenwood,  and is now being installed as: rapidly  as possible at the company's mine,  being of seven drill capacity. Power  will be furnished by the Greenwood  City Waterworks Co.  As soon as rawhiding can be done,  ore will be shipped from the silver  claims of the Lightning Peak Gold  Mining Co , which owns a group of  eight high grade properties in Thunder  Hill camp, some 20 miles north of  Franklin camp. Over i.coo feet of  work has been done on the properties,  some of the ore being said to run up  to $900 per ton in silver. The ore  will go out by the Arrow lake route,  thence by steamer and rail.  Details of the month's ore shipments  from Boundary mines for August, reflect the effect of the coke shortage at  the district smelters, the total being  about 25,000 tons less than for the  month of July. In July 150,000 tons  were mined and shipped, while August  shows but 124,504 tons as a total output of ore.  Granby's -lessened output alone  amounts to the difference in the two  months, the Granby smelter having  been entirely out of commission for  fduf or five days. B. C. Copper's is  within a few tons of being the same,  namely, 25,000 tons. Dominion Copper shows a healthy increase of over  5,000 tons over July, but Snowshoe,  which ships to the Trail smelter as  well as to the B. C. Copper works, is  about,5,000 tons less than the previous  month:  Following are the figures from tne  several Boundary mines in detail, for  August, in tons:  54.077  25.225  Granby mines  B.C. Copper Co.:  Mother Lode  24.338  Emma         777  Oro Denoro  iro  Dominion Copper Co.  Brooklyn   ...    ...  4,124  Rawhide      12,303  Idaho          4.917  Sunset      ...     ...  7,010  Mountain Rose...  918  Snowshoe       Providence   .     ..  August total     29,272  15.97��  3��  124.574  Mlacra Elect New Officials.  Lasc Saturday the regular semiannual election of officers for Phoenix  Miners' Union No. 8 was held, the  result being as follows: President, Wm.  J. Louttit; vice-president, D. S. Ryan;  second vice-president, George McLeod;  financial secretary, W. A. Pickard; recording secretary, M. C. Jewell; as  sistant recording secretary, Marcus  Martin; treasurer, W. S. Cook; conductor, Alfred Furr; warden, W. R.  Smith; trustee, M. C.  Wade.  .  Inquiring About Labor Condition!.  William Manson, of Nanaimo, formerly provincial secretary, was a visitor  in Phoenix early this week, being on a  trip to the most important points in  the province on behalf of the chief  commissioner of lands and works. He  is seeking information as to the wages  paid throughout the province, so that  the department can adjust the scale of  wages which is paid on public works  that are carried on from time to time  all over the province. Among the  places visited are Fernie, Cranbrook,  Rossland, Nelson, Phoenix and Revelstoke.  Will have  first  show Sept. iSth.  lot  of fall  hats  Miss McDonald.  to  IV02  September 14.  BOUNDARY ORE TONNAGE.  The tollowiug table gives the ore shipments of Boundary mines lor 1900, lor >$oi. for  , for 1903, for 1904, for 1905, for 1906, and 190  1901  ��.7J1  99.034  47.405  650  875  Mink.     Camp.        1900  Granby Mines..Phoeuix   64,553  Suovvshoe Phoenix        397  B. C. Copper Co.  Mother Lode Deadwd     5.340  B.C. Mine Summit   19,494  Emma .Summit      Oro Denoro ...Summit      Bonnie Belle Deadwood    ....  Dominion Copper Co.  Brooklyn-Slem..Phnix      Maho Phoenix      Kuwhlde Phoenix      Sunset Deadwood      Mountu Rose Summit      Athelstan.WeilluKton     1,300  Murrisou ...Deadwood      K. Bell Summit      A Senator Summit      ��� Brey Fogie Summit      & No. 37 Summit     w Reliance Summit      Sulphur King���Summit      Winnipeg....Wellington  GoldenCrowu Wellngtn  Kiug Solomon W.Coppr      3ig Copper W.Coppr    ..  No. 7 Miue Central      City of Paris White's      Jewel Long Lake        160  Riverside...Rock Creelc       Carmi West Fork      Sally West Fork      Ka.ubler  West Fork      Butcher Boy .West Fork   ..._���.     ���..  ��� Duncan WestFork      .   Provideuce...Provideuce    _.  ��� Klkhoru Providence      ��� Strathmoie .Provideuce      X Preston ..Skylark      T Prince Heury....Skytark      P Skylark Skylark    ���  ��� Last Chance Skylark      .   K. P- U. Miue...Skylark      ��� Bay Skylark     ��� Mavis Skylark      .   Don Pedro Skylark      ��� crescent Skylark      A Helen Greenwood      T Ruby Boundary Falls     ao  ^ Republic Bouudary FUs    ������  Miscellaneous ���      3.330      3.45��  Total,tons    96.600   390,800  , dmelter treatment���  Granby Co    63.387   330,83*  B.CCopperCo     117.0"  Dominion Copper Co.      1903  309.858  30.800  141,336  ��� 4,811  8,530  as reported to the Phoenix Pioneer-  Past  1905       1906       1907    Week  653.889 801,404 43j,6i3  19,3:7  ....       8,436  1903  393.718  71,313  1904  S49.70S  8,940     3.650  138,079  19i3��S  33i937  15.537  174.398  37.060  -16,400  174.567 105,000    1.4SS  9,485 11 S04  3.007 3,177  16J.OI4  1.370  6,404  6.314  4.3^7  75"  1,076  3,350  665  3.0O0  3V>  I5.f3I  "5V646  3>339  J63  3'.350  55.731  ��5.108  3.056  4,747  1,833  140.6S5  3.960  36,033  48,390  3.555  40,644  13.414  S1.JS9  34.61X)  -..,<>S  3,070  3.3SO  :,759  4.5S6  7.455  150  560  'M9  3.450  333  364  33  33  ISO  '"586   3"  106  76  .2  1.I40  40  140  70  ���S  3,435  785  635     483     30  ��� 45  3,060  890      60  79  45  W3  400  77��  1.-.0  30  319  736  335  701)  55  300  535  689  355  73  30  40  90  80  30  500  167  J"  45  60  75��  J35  500  1,056  896  3.7S.  l.t'S"  345  508 S76  690.419 839,808933,5481,161.537844,343 33,065  it 3.340  148,600  401,931  t63,913  133,5.0  $.#,353 687,988 838,879 417,951  310.404 310,830 133.740 371,137  30,930 84,059 318,811 131,70.;  8 Si"  6.03  Total reduced...  62,389  348,439  460,040 607.404   837,6^6 983.S77 1.171,43�� 850,88.1    33.46  ���:t  ���*;:��.  ��|  sSS  m  iiilttl  '���llft^W/'il^fll  'W��^.!^  ;'f ;.1*>:  >������<  mmmemsem IPM  f\i  mm i  I  m  -WfiftJ  ii<*  it  ��  ���'I  ,>  -HE   PHOENIX   PIONEER.  If You Enjoy Good Tea  .ask your grocer for a pound of  �����>.��.<*����� r>,oK�� ��r>OT��  ��>.��>o 0.0*9 cn��v�� ,,*>>���.  f OUR copper cornurI  ������*%���  Kl    iijjjjfflat'W'V'  M.VJTKKS  OK   JNTKHKST   TO   THOSE  ��� COPPER   MINING  <* t>a<j c^o<�� c^o^j) o-o<4 o��<* c^exA  NTKRKSTKD  INDUSTRY  IN    THK  Japan's Copper Industry  The copper output of Japan, which  ranks about fourth in the world's pro:  duction of the metal, increased about  ten per cent, in the year 1905, according to government figures just received  from Tokio. The mines of the country  turned   out    a   total   of   94,6  Qjrm-zM o>0<c*&^��  ���-    WW-"  1 he tender leaves and shoots from  our own special plantations in India  and Ceylon are so blended as to  combine the intense strength of the  Indian leas with the delicious flavor  of the Ceylons. Just try a pound-  in lead packets 50c. lb.  J" I c?nsol��<Mition of the Calumet  and the Hecla properties in 1870, with  ar , Wd.in on the 100,000- shares  of only $r2 per simre Calumet history dates back, however, to 1866, in  the interval from which date to 1870  ���   . -���   ~   y<t,oS, ��*| ''f l0WMt Pncerecorded for Calumet  pounds in 1905, against 86,0,6. i��I'm luas r^d ^"highest $75; on the  1904   and   5 M 94,�� 17   in    .90c     A   , ��� e,da "lhe lowest was $5.  and  the  value of $S,83o;7.o was placed on the''"SheSt $88'"^ ^  1904 output as compared   with  $ir  772.058 in the year following 190c  A ten-years' review of the country's  production of copper, in pounds, follows:  The Phoenix Pioneer  had Boundary Mining Journal.  ing on this question for a long time,  will take some action now that will remove the friction resulting from having  '905  1904  1903  1902 .  190 r .  1900 .  1899 .  1898 .  1897 .  1S96 . .  ���94.653,323  ���86,036,1,157  ���88,499,748  ���77.42S.o'9  ��� 73.369,253  ���65>' 20,479  65.018,752  .56,308,624  54.609,422  ���53.777,636  ...��� ..... .iiv-uuii icsmung irom navine      ti.b,s���. ,   j     .   ���j-"'//��"0"  hordes of coolies dumpedPinto   British  pounds.'&95 production was 51,194,0.7  Columbia  IMOID C��SATU��DAV* IV TB��  PIONEER PUBLISHING CO.  at raontix, B. c  W. B. WILLCOX. Manager.  t.i..iiihi_ 1 Business office No. 14.  Telephones } Utntt���.t mide��ce. No. ij.  1��  I.  ���DaacaiFTioita in advance.  Per Year   ���l�� atontks............. ........   Tsthe United SUtet, per year.  If toh are not a aabaer ber to .this paper,  la an Invitation 10 Too to become one. J  PROVINCIAL.  ..Si.o*  ..  I.CJ  '���so  this  AdTertkUac rate* furaisheo on application.  Left-al aotlcea 10and 3 centa per line., f.  Poar weekly Insertions constitute one moot*  *.lr��rt sine.. ." ��� .  1907      SEPT.      w  -  Sit. Nil. Tut. Wa!   Til. Fr/.    Sit.  I  :a'  . 3  ;;4 5  6  :���'.%,  8  9  10  II 13  13  '4  15  16  ,'��'.  18 IO  20  ai  aa  ��3  *4 :  *5  a 6  27  "at']  ag  30  Vernon is about to spend $4,000 in  securing and improving public parKs  for that city.  A convention of the Liberal party of  British Columbia will be held at Pender    Hall,   Vancouver,   commencing  Tuesday the ist day of October next,  at 2 p.m.,;'."' "���  Duncan Ross, M.P., has presented  a challenge cup, for competition at the  Okanagan Rifle  Association's  annual  I meetings.    The   cup   must   be   won  three times.  The Hon; J. H. Turner, formerly  premier of ; the province, and for the  last six years agent-general at London,  arrived in Vancouver last week and  will remain in the province for about a  month.  \ A syndicate of English capitalists  heuded by Mr. R. A. Alley, of the  Alley. Steamship Company, operating  steamers between Vancouver and New  Zealand, has just acquired 365 acres  of coal lands, adjoining the  Dunsmuir  In the year 1906, according to Japanese government returns, the value of  copper exports was $14,611,083,  against $8,024,228 in 1905, $6,453,-  088 in 1904, and $5,691,679 in 1899.  Ores! Is Calumet and Hecla.  The   Calumet   and   Hecla   in   its  ighest $88  The Calumet, and  Hecla has'paid  dividends for thirty-six years, the first  paid  being for the year  1871.    The  amount paid for that year  was  $900,  000, and was for the last half ofthe  i>ear.^ It produced in 1871��� 16,22,590  pounds of ingot copper.    During that  year the highest   market  price < of ������ the  stock was $165; the lowest was $89.25.  I'or the year 1906, the company produced ior,o52,ooo pounds =of  ingot  copper and paid dividends of $7,000,  000.    During that  year   the  lowest  price of the stock   was  $675, and the  highest $900.  Since the consolidation of the Calumet and Hecla in 1871 the company  aI? lfJ . $99i4oo,ooo iri1 dividends.  All told, the property has fo date produced 1,808,314^0 pounds of cop.  per. As the Calumet paid. $300,000  in dividends, and the Hecla $650,000  before the consolidation, the . grand  total paid by these mines before and  since that time, up to January i, roo7,  .     ,i--.-" r.   .'������.,".:.-.;-.:-:,-���:.      TEA  Anticipated with delight by all who use it. Never  sold by peddlers or m bulk.  At ali Grocers?.;������ .���-u ,*. ffig/ust Award St.Louis, 1004.  I. H. HALLEH  Barrister, ''Solicitor,  Notary Pi^y  Cable A<1<lrc��s.      HAr,I,HTT.  Slleitroid M'NeU'F,  Moicin�� .v Neat'K  l.eiher'1.  GttlCBNWOOD, U.c,  The BEST, Cheapest  and most satisfactory.  Clothing in'Phoehix.  WHO SAYS SO?   .Hundreds of satisfied  customers.    If you don't   oelieve it come  ; and examine goods.  A Full Line of Underwear, Shifts, Shoes, TleS>etc,  iust arrived.    All new seasonable goods at old  and Cheapest prices.  THOMAS BROWN,  Men's Wear F*ri��civ<>iTr birnik block.  1"1 a   "Mr xiACiusiveiy. KNOB hillavk., phoenix.  TUCK    COLLINS  SHAVING PARLORS  and BATHROOM.  Hotel Bilmoral _  Cor, Flrit&KuobHIUATe.   "HOENIX, b, 0  KinjgEdward Lodge, No.36  A. F.and A. M.  Regular communlcntlou 8 p. m     ��^  ond Thurwlny ofench month '    ^  Ktnerpeut mcetlne* ���icRlled.M..   ,  ! Hutt, McHnlr Hfocfc" 'M*"onlc  M.M.arKl'HKNB.  BecreUrT.  J.J.STRDTzia.  W.M.  I. O. O. F.  8NOW8HOKLOUG��NO.,6  M<et�� every Monday ��veuli,g  ,t MlueM. ���.,  Vl��ltlng brethren cordially Invited.  P. 0.  Box 58.  Phoenix Market. 'Ph'orrt 2.   '  J.F.McDougnl,   N, 0  W. 8. Cook, Rec. Bec'v  Wm, Pickard, Per. Fin.  Secy.  ...PiioKivix akhii; xn      ...   ...j j FJ1111.C mar time, up to Jan'  present  corporate  form   really   dates (amounts to $100,350,000,  The Pioneer Wonders���  Whether Duncan Ross can, after  all, secure the Grit nomination in Yale-  Cariboo.  Chamberlain's Couth Reniedy One of tne Beat  00 tne Market.  ���  For    many     years    Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy has constantly gamed  _     ��� in f8vor and popularity until it is now  .Whvsomarivr���*! m   ,.        , oneofjthie most staple  medicines  in  2lr^.C:���1No,:tliern loco.|useand'has��n enormous sale.    It is  P. BURNS & CO., Ltd.  Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants.  Choice Line of Fresh and Cored Notts.  Poultry, Fish sod flaae ia Seasofl.  All    Orders  Receive Prompt., Attention.  MarketB at Greenwood, Grand Forks/Midway, Eholt and all the other  principal Cities and Towns in B.C., Alberta and Yukon.  Headquarters':  NEL80N, B.C  Headquarters for Boundary:  GREEN WOOD.f B.C.  MeelH 1'riday even  ���'"�����. "I Miner,.'  Union nun.  Vlallliijt     brothcri  nlwnya wt|:ome  J   Whir, w. 1'  Hakrv James,  W. 8M  A. D. MORRISON  JEVELER & OPTICIAN  Local Time Iiuptctorfor S. P. & N.  (High Clau Goods always In Stock.)  Gmand Foiikh, B.C.  motives try to pass each other  same track.  How long the newspaper talkfest regarding the coke supply at district  smelters will last.  How Uncle Jim Hill enjoys the  cartoons in the Spokane Spokesman-  Review, of which he is the centre.  on the I intended especially for 'acute ;throat  and lung diseases, such as 'coughs/  colds and croup, and can always be  depended upon.' It is pleasant and  safe to take and is-undoubtedly the  best in the market for the purposes'for  which it is intended. Sold by all  druggists.  While the Pioneer has no brief for  any person, company or concern under  the sun, except its editor and owner,  this paper has an idea  that, from this  on, there is likely to be a distinct im-  *.���'..   tr~.r, ��� : ,    . <r  provement in the situation as  regards  the, supply   of   coke   for   Boundary  IOf a arcuSj as fhe  smelters.    Our good friends can now, ^tuff, including Eva's carriage, Mark's  proceed to see just now near we come Donkey,   Uncle Tom's  Ox-cart,   and  to being a prophet.       < dozens of beautiful Shetland  ponies,    appeals strongly to the Juvenile mind.  The close seaison'that is on till Sep- jhe company numbers 50 people, two  _   ,       ���-       _.-��� ���-   utlk/UJ kill  coal mines 'at; Wellington, four miles  from! 'Nariairno, ' Vancouver' Island.  Consideration was $175,000 cash.  ; Uncle Tom.  : The bill boards and fences are  ablaze with paper of many colors, an  jouncing the coming of Downie's Big  (Uncle Tom's Cabin Company, under  canvas, which will appear for one nieht  only in Phoenix, on Tuesday, Sept.  17, and every "little girl and boy is  looking forward to , this - event, more  than they have ever looked and longed  for a circus, as the Miniature Parade  's, carriage.  What would happen if the C. P. R.  should suddenly decide to give Phoenix a passenger service at which there  were no kickers.  What has become of the prophets  of five or six years ago, who knew  absolutely that Boundary ores could  not be treated profitably..  When those new steel ore dumps  that the C. P. R. has alleged Tor lo.  these many moons were on- the- way,  will arrive in the Boundary and relieve  the car shortage.  tember 1, 1908, all over the prevince  for prairie chicken, for the same  time  in Grand  Forks, electoral  district,for  blue and  wallow grouse, and for the  latter till 1910 in Okanagan  electoral  district, may be  something of a disappointment for the hunting fraternity,  but it will doubtless be a  good  thing  for the sport and the province  in the  long run.  bands, drum corps, dogs, ponies and  so forth. A grand street parade given  daily.    Admission 25c. and 50c.  If the railways'and coke makers  should some day be able to supply  every pound of coke needed in the  Boundary, how high the ore tonnage  from this district would run..  The announcement is  made from  the east and the  coast that  Manager  Lindsay, of the Crow's Nest Pass Coal  Co., will retire shortly as a result of J  J. Hill securing control  of the company.   We have yet to hear of a  man  in Kootenay or  Yale who  will  weep  ve.r*��ne ov<* ^e  fulfillment of this  announcement,;_and there are not a few  who recognize that it will "be for "the  good of the mining industry'at large!  tJRANBY PRODUCED  ABOUT 20,000,000 Lbs.  Less Than Expected For Last  Fiscal Year.  The annual meeting of the Granby  Consolidated Mining, Smelting &  Power Co., Ltd., will be held in New  York October 1; at which time the re  port covering operations during the 12  months ended June 30, 1907���the  best^n the history of the corporation���  will be presented, says the Boston  News Bureau..  With the question  of the  price of  copper in doubt and   uncertainty expressed in many quarters regarding the  ability,.of,certain companies  to   main  tain ''dividends' at present  Building Lot Wanted.  in UJfTSIg"-d Wishes to trade ^ares  v.h      ' El,.ve  S,lver Pr��Perty,  near  Wallace,   Idaho,   for   building  bt   m  Phoenix or Greenwood.    Apply to C  Swanson, Box 13r, Phoenixl*   C  aJr?' ^ dreSSar and  washstand, in  good order.    Apply at Pioneer office.  Preachlaf and Practicing.  Retail merchants in the,west,are de:  vising means of putting the .large .mail,  order houses of the east  out  of their  market.    One of the '���best1 '''means of  holding and procuring trade is to 'advertise liberally.    The big mail Order  houses are the  greatest advertisers '��� in'  the world and their small and enviofiis  rivals would do well to remember this.  Many of the merchants '.who are.QQn--;  tinually growling about people sodding  east for their goods^ do. the same rthinglj  themselves.:: To sarei a,.dollari;ithey  will patronize the fcheap printing offices/  6f the east when -they want &-.$$.job  done and fall dead if a  local -paper  asks therri for an 'ad. v^enerpsiiy ,be-,  eets_cenetojity_ar^���,sri^^-:bc^i^'^  home.    Many merchants of the Boiih-I  dary are far behind the date  when it  comes to getting trade.    They want to  sell everything at war prices  and buy  the few things they need at scab rates  -���Greenwood Ledge.  Greenwood  ,  I��eave Phoenix, upper town, 9.30 a.in. 1  '��,....  ,'��..       lower town, 10.00 a.m. r Standard Time  Leave ,Greenwood    ���       3.00 p.m. J  Prompt Attention to Express and Freight.  PHOENIX OFFICE, WITH H. JAMES, KNOB HILL AVE.  D. L. McELROY, Proprietor.  Phoenix Shoe .Shop  T. TUJtANO, Prop.  Boots and Shoes made to order, first-class work guaranteed. Miners' Boots a  specialty, guaranteed water  rroof.\  Flrai Street  ,       - Opp. Knob Hill  Pnaealx, B. C.  _..��������-- .��>���  picacm   rates,   the  Granby commences its new fiscal year  with a 3% payment, or at  the  rate of  Once again the  Vancouver World  ' ^fj ^ucing last  year  (ended  has found a mare's nest in things pol- jrune 30) about 20,000,000 lbs., which  itical,   which,   if   true,   would  nloi-�� .v ��^ -���  The laxative effect of Chamberlain's.  Stomach and Liver Tablets is so agreeable and so natural you can 'hardly  realize that it is produced by ��� a "medicine. These tablets also'cure "iiidiges-  tion and biliousness; , Price 25 cents.  Samples free at all druggists., ;  llCOiillliii  FIMTJf ANNUAL  true,   would place is an amount less than  had   been ex-  Premier   McBride  in  an   unenviable posted,'the Granby received  a good  position. We'll bet our antediluvian  army press against the fine printing  equipment ofthe Vancouver daily, that  this story will turn out to be as much  of a false alarm as previous ones have  that reflected discredit on the Conservatives. Its a way the Vancouver  World  has,  be it known to all and  average price for its output, probably  better than 22 cents a pound, as compared with 21.36 cents, Wolverine's  average for the same period.  It is to the advantage of Granby Co.  stockholders that there are included  among its management persons prominently identified with the refining and  selling of large amounts of copper, and  the excellent average price received for  rontM ��� mi  Sept.  15, 19; :/20,  LARGER AND BETTER THAN EVER. SOMETHING    DOING EVERY MINUTE.     ::    ::    ::  Free Show Twice Dally  Cheap excursions rates  on all transporta*  , tion lines.    For information or prize  list write  ��� ��� -**" tne excellent average price received fo  sundry. By the way, did any one ever the output of this corporation is un-  know of the World working up similar doubtedly due in some measure to this  cases about the Liberals? condition.  t l___ " was in -!���arcn ���� the current year  that the directors of the Granby Co.  For  the  last month or two, since inaugurated    the   policy   of   paying  Japanese  coolies   began   arriving   at "regular quarterly" dividends, disburse-  Vancouver in shiploads, there has been  ments prior to that time having been  not a little agitation, and pretty strong designated  simply as   "a"  dividend  ���      .. , , .     �� To date, including yesterday s declara  representations   have  been   made at tion>  22% has  ge^n  pai/to  stock  Ottawa on the subject���but all thus holders in eight payments. The first  far without avail. Last Saturday and one, amounting to 1%,'was made in  Sunday, however, things came to a December, 1903; no more was paid  head in the terminal city, when a mob until J?"uarJ' i?��6'at wh[ch [.ime 2%  ,  , , ,    . .        was paid and this amount has been de-  of several thousands took things into c]are^ ever since. Annual dividends  their own hands and made it decidedly of 12% on Granby stock call for the  warm for the Orientals.   The Japanese distribution of $r,620,000.  consul demands $25,000 damages, and   the mayor of Vancouver replies that K As a dressing for sores, bruises and,  ' ,        .��� .    ,    *V       ,     burns, Chamberlain's Salve is all that  not a sou markee will he have from the ^ be desired It is soothing and  municipality. Perhaps the Ottawa healing in its effect. Price 25 cents.  government, that has been shillyshally- For sale by all druggists.  C W. BUSK,  President.  D" 9' ^MORRIS,  Sec, P.O. Box 95,  _^ . . Nelson, B.C.  A creditable iob of printing on the stationery'you use,  is; like a good suit of clothes when one is doing business  ���first impressions count.  If you use a rubber stamp'on your letter heads or envelopes, you will be put down as of the rubber stamp  calibre.. If you are a business man; and use no printed  stationery, it is natural to suppose that your business is  ;not of sufficient importance to require it, and your credit  likewise.  If you wish Modern Stationery, gotten up by competent/  -workmen,1 worked on  the   best   of stock,   imported  or  domesHc-^--stationery'that does not have the earmarKs of  the Cheap John printery, we can furnish it from the only  print' shop in the' Boundary operated by electricity.-  We know that business men of Phoenix have sent to'  Spokane,  Chicago, Detroit, Hamilton, St. Louis,''*Oma.ha  and  other  places,   in  the  past, for printing that could 1  -have  been   done   right   here���and < probably  in   better  style.     We'd charge a little more, of course,  just as the  merchant must charge  more 1 than   Cheap John -Tim, of  Toronto���;and  its worth a  little  more.     Besides, if you  spend : your  dollars, here for printing, you have a chance  to get them back some day through 1 the  Pioneer and  its  employees.    If you spend them in the East, you'll never  see them again.      We have print shop facilities that no  other office in this section possesses.    Come and see us.  MINERAL ACT.  (FORM  F.)  Certificate of Improvement!.  NOTICE.  "AuntraHa," "Fiji," "Rut Fractional," "Raven  Fractional." and r'TarantuIa Fractional," Mineral Claims situate In tbe Greenwood Mining  Division of Yale District. Where located���  between Greenwood and Wellington Camps.  TAKK NOTiCK that I, Isaac H.  Hallett, ����  Agent for Bute K. Jackson, Free Miner's Certificate Ko.Bf 10056, intend, sixty days from date  Hereof, lo apply to tbe Mtnlne Recorder (or Certificates of Improvements,  for   the purpose of  obtaining Crown ��rants ofthe above claims.  ,  And further Take Notice that action, under  section 37, mutt be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates ot Improvements.  Dated this ijth day of July, A.D., 1907.  U��� I. H. It ��� r.T.HTT.  Pioneer Publishing Go.  Pioneer Building, PllOehiX- BiC  COLUMBIAN COLLEGE.  Founded 1892���Incorporated 1893.  NEW WESTMINSTER. B.C.  :Provfdea a^Ohriatian  home tor ��tud-  -ents of both sexes at moderate rates.  Has a preparatory class for junior Btud-  ents,'doing'grade public school  work.  Does high school work, confers all high  school privileges, and prepares for teachers' examinations.   Teaches all branches  of a Practical Business Course and gives  Diplomas.   Gives a liberal education'in  its' Collegiate Course and in the Ladies'  Course for M.E.L. and M.L.A.   In University work, can take students through  the .complete Arts Course, and the degree^ of B.A. caa be obtained from Tor-  onfoTJniversity, which the college is in  lut affiliation.  For fuller information and terms write  Bev/VV. J. Sipperell, B.A.,B.D .Principal: or Rev. J. P. Bowell. Bursar.   R.Horrell  ��� J. B. Macaulay  ....A. F.Berry  Hospital Donations  Lidt of Donations received since Jan.  1st, 1905, to the Phoenix General Hospital :  Cash $10   Cash $15 __...  Cashjj..   BookCnae a'.'S. H.'cfor^  Bed Linen, 4 dos.. ...Hospital Ladies' Aid  Cash $50 K. T. Bank  Cashita Jas. McCreath  Cash $25........ : Canadian Rand Drill Co.  Spring Cot A. B. Hood  Maple Ryrup....��� __....A Friend  .Gentleman's Dressing Gown Mrs. J. B. Boyje  'Old Llden...... ....._��� ���Mrs. I. Crawford  I Box Books..,, ���._���Mr��. B. A. W. Hodses  Cash $30 _ A Grand Forks Friend  Dominion Copper Co. Full 8et Boiler Tubes  Cord Wood F. Buckless   BOUNDARY DIVIDENDS.  KAMB OP- COMPAWY.  B.C. Copper Co copper.   Cariboo-McKlnney-ffold   |Oans6l. M. & OHBold^joppeJ  Granby Conaoltdated-TOpper J  Provldeitee���silver _. _ _��� ���  AVERAGE PRICES  OF COPPER  ���New York���  .Month.  Janiiarv.,.  ?����rcbi-....  ?����tJrilrvv... i  m*y-..>...'  Jrine.    .  July   August ,  September..  I October ....  November..  December...  ."Electrolytic.  1906    1907  18.81  17;86  18.36  18.87  t��.  -1:18.45  ^18.44  18.19  18.48  19 14  21.27  21.99  23.03  WM  24.56  24.93  25.07  24.27  24.15  22.82  28.12  18.35  Lake.  "1906   1907  18.41  18.11  13.64  18.68  18,72  18.71  18.68  18.61  19.29  2171  22.34  23.38  24.88  25.20  25.47  24.(7  25.17  24.01  21.31  19.26  mi jHiii'^fiwKffiiajisji  MMMSiS.,#iKS^  m  im  THE ������ PHOENIX- PTOWEHR.  SEIGELS  SYRUP  Will make you bright,  otrong, and healthy; it  tones and invigorates  every organ of digos-  tion, cleansos your  blood of all impurities  and givoe now life to  your entire system. It  g-        CUKES ALL  Stomach  TROUBLES.  FrtoiMau per botllo.    rV��ld ���Trrywlwr*.  A.J. WHITE * CO., KONrr.KAL.  The Granby Consolidated Mining, Smelt*  ing and Power Co., Ltd.  N O T I C E.  Notice is hereby fiiven that, at a  meeting of the Board of Directors of the  (.iiutiliv Coii6oli<lnte(l Mining, Smeltiiis  mul Tower Co.. Ltd., held this day, a  rminlar quarterly dividend of two per  cent'and &" extra dividend of one per  lent upon the par value of the stock  mitstHiidiiiK. W8H declared out of the  net ea-niiius of the company, payable  September 30, 1907, to all stockholders  of record at 3 p in. on Sept. 13t.li, 1907.  For tlie pnrpo-H of lliu dividend, the  transfer Iwokfof the company will clone  it 3 p.m. on >-'i'pt. 131U. and reopen at  U)a.in, October IhI. 1907.  NOUTIIKUP   FOWI-KR, '  Secretary.  DatHd tli'n S<1 day of Sept., 1907.  {    THE OBSERVATORY  ' TiiiNue TAL��;iti>;p> at.  | Komb amd mints* R����     i  Once again, by the grace o��4he See--  Pea-Are, it is possible tb travel by rail  between l'hoenix and Greenwood, or  Phoenix and Boundary Falls, either  way, within the limits of one calendar  day. And, of course, it goes without  saying that mail can be sent on the  same trains. Thus ithe ridiculous  system, obtaining the Boundary for the  last several months, by which it required parts of two days for the trans:  mission of mail matter from Greenwood to Phoenix���towns scarcely five  miles apart by wagon road and con^  nected by the See-Pea-Are by rail  no longer obtains, much to the relief  of those who have thus been incon*  venienced through inattention to the  matter on the part of the'See'Pea-Are,  the Honorable Kudolphe Lemieux's  postoffice department, the railway commission, the last but not least, Duncan  Ross, M.P.  The change in running time this  week on the See-Pea-Are will give us  practically the old winter schedule of  former years, and in some respects -is  an improvement j.on ,,the:.., summer,  schedule that is in effect usually in the  Boundary. Evidently the officials of  this gigantic railway system have an  idea that winter is almost on deck in  the Boundary, and are getting ready to  combat the troubles of nearly a year  ago in this district on the transportation  lines. If they will merely furnish  enough rolling stock, however, to carny.  on the business of mining and smelting  here to its full capacity, they will be  doing a pretty^good stroke of business  in itself.  NEEDLESS MISERY.  MRS, LIZZIE SHARPC  There are hundreds, of thousands;of women in America suffering from  Pelvic Diseases, endangering their lives by neglecting treatment   if they  will write to me I wlll\give them the benefit of my extensive  experience I  in treating this class <af<>*Mments. ���S. B. Hartman, M. D. j  vlotr of the gr��*t,-rauittta��U of  ���wornon Bofforlng from some form of  fomalo dlseaso nnd yet unabla to find'  ,any car*, Dr. Hartman, >tb�� renowned'  gytMcotoglstkhaa announoad hit willing  - JL w<  NOTICE.  THE   GRANBY    CO.NSOLlDATKD    MINING,  SMUT/TING & POWKK  COMPANY, I.TD.  given    that,    the  ��.;;era!  Meeting of  Notice is hereby  .Seventh Ordinary G  llietiranby Consolidated Mining. Smelt  ing A Power Company, Ltd., will beheld  at the oilier* of th�� company, 52 Broadway, New York, N. Y., *>n Tuesday, the  first day ol October. 1907, at 10.30 a.m.,  for the pnip^se of electing Directors and  transacting any other business that mav  properly come before the meeting.  For tlie purpose of the meeting tbe  transfer books of the company will close  at 3 p.m., on September 13th, and open  at 10 a.m., on October 1st, 1907. ������.:  NOBTHHUP   F0WI.BE,  Secretary  Dated this 7th day of Sept., 1907.  What a beautiful (thing it is for  brothers to dwell together in unity, as  the .Good Booki says. We are reminded of this by an incident that not  infrequently occurs in a town notrta*  thousand miles from Phoenix, where,  two weekly papers are published. Us-;  ually two papers.sunder such circunv  stances, are not hunting around to find  opportunities to help each other out;  but in the case referred to, every week  or two one of the papers will loan the  other a column or two of type. This  gets double action, as it were, on the  typesetting, and not only that; the marr|  who reads both papers has the privilege'  of reading the same matter twice in  papers of entirely different political  complexion in the same week. Thus,'  it can be seen that; there are manifest  advantages in the system���which is a  great improvement over the .too usual  custom of fighting like cats and dogs  and cutting each others'-'throats .^hen  it comes to figuring on job work.  , new to diroot tho treatment of m many:  casmm may mako application to him  duriag the, sammor month*,, without  ahajrg*.  Mi��� M*ry Mayger, 206 IMlii atea**,'  i Philadelphia, Pa., write*:  "Before Uklng your medicine I wm  i completely ran.do.w-n. -  ; Headache mod Backache.  "My back and bead ached all.tb*ttme.  i and I wauiao nervous that it was /isnpos-  ; aible for me to attempt aaywork.  , "After, ruling, two bo.ttlea of,Peruna  tbere wmi�� wonderfnloban^eand 1 am  now a well.woman.  "I aanuot express n>y,-pratttode,,��Df-  UdmHlj and I am raasjni'sieni-Ung It,to  aU my friend*."  Dr.'Hartmaa'a trtatmam* will be oon-  doeied by correspondence.  The medicines preecribed.can, boob-  ; taliserl at .all drug atorea.  i CaWAfrVri ��� Treatment  . ThaDoctor .will preociibe^all. modi -  (eaaaav, applications, hygienic.,and .diet-  i ary rearnlations necessary to effect oom-  jaftate-reUef.  Ywthennore, all correspondence-wHl  i be held strictly confidential. -���  finOr* System Affected.  |  Mrs.,Jamos Qolloher, Norwood, Ontario-Can., writoH:  ! "1 vfM suffering from ayHtomlo oa-  .tarrh for about two,yearn,  > "In damp .woatbor l,*wa�� unablo to do  my.worlc, aa.my buck and sides would  ache, and I tb.onght If I did not soon  jflnd a euro I could not livo long.  ! "l.saw.where Peruna had cured hur<-  drods who had snfforoi. a�� I was auffer-  ing. I decided to try it.  I "After taking tbe first bottle, I felt a  jbig change.  {Completely Cured.  "I hove taken flvo'bottlos and I am  completely cared.  i "I:thank Dr. Hartman for his kind  jadrice to me."  : Dr. Hartman's offer will hold good  during the entire "summer months.  ;; Any. woman can beconio a regular  patient by sending a written statement  df_hftrjage,.candlUon. of .liie^.Bymptoms  of her derangements, and. previous  itreatment.  Dr. Hartman's Advice.  Mrs. Iiizzie Sharpe, 203 Friendship  streeVProvidence, B-1.,'writes:  "Some timo ago I wrote you, asking  advice in regard to my health, describ-  ling.my .symptoms.  ; ."Following,your, advice,.aud taking  lyour medicine for only, five weeks, I  lam thankful to say I am a well woman. 1  "I had enlTorod for a number of years  with constipation, Indigestion and female troubles of the worst form. 1 was  unablo to do my housework without  help.  Satisfactory Results.  "After taking Peruna I havo experienced tho most satisfactory results. I  am liko a now woman.  "I do all my own housework for seven  rooms, thanks to Poruna.  Recommends Peruna.  "I want to recommend Perana to all  who are similarly nfllicted."  Tho principal remedy which Dr.  Hartman relios upon in curing catarrhal  diseases of women is Peruna.  Hundreds of women sufferers find  Peruna a household remedy. Many of  these women have written letters of  thanks for the benefit they have obtained.  Dr. Hartman's Experience.  As is well known, Dr. Hartman is the  President of the Hartman Sanitarium,  an institution which has a department  devoted to the treatment of female diseases.  He is thus brought to seo a great many  of such cases every year, the most of  whom return to their homos to complete their treatment by correspondence.  Those wishing to become patients by  correspondence should address Dr. S. B.  Hartman, President of the Hartman  Sanitarium Columbus, Ohio.  (WHERE THEY ARE  LOCATED NOW  Andrew McKhees  BIC   PAVILION  UNCLE  TOM'S  C   BIN  A Magnificent Production under Cain as  The question now is whether Senator Cox really meant it when, as reported in the press, he stated there  would be no change in the management of the'Grow's NestlPass"Goal Go.  It would seem that, after so many  reports of a change, there must be  something in it.  -HOUSED   .  SO-PEOPLE  5 0  -LaaetBack.  This is an ailment for which Chamberlain's Pain Balm has proven especially valuable. In almost every instance it affords prompt and permanent  relief. Mr. Luke LaGrange of Orange,  Mich., says of it: "After using a plaster  and.other remedies for three weeks for  a bad lame, back, Ii purchased a bottle  of Chamberlain's Pain .Baim,, and two  applications effected a cure." For sale  by all druggists.  A PACK OF  SIBERIAN   BLOODHOUNDS  A GRAND STREET PARADE EVERY  DAY AT NOON. TWO BANDS.  JUBILEE SIN8ERS AND DANCERS FROM  THE SUNNY SOUTH.        ���     '  EVA AND EBB PBT PONY !  MAHK8 and his Funny Donkey  OUR FUNNY TOPSY  UNCLE TOM and his Ox Cart'.  THE SHETLAND PONIES I  THE ORIGINAL LOG CABIN  ONE NIGHT PERFORMANCE ONLY UNDER  OUR BIG WATERPROOF TENTS.  ���TWILL EXHIBIT AT:  PHOENIX, B. C.  W. 17  Near 0. B. K. Station.  Yakima,  Pair Dates, 1907.  Washington    State,    North  Sept. 23 to 2S.  Central Canada, Ottawa, Sept. 13 to 21.  Fredericton   Exhibition,  Fredericton,  N. B., Sept. 14 to 2i.  Nelson; Sept. 18, ig and 20.  Kelowna, Sept. 19 and 20.  Kamloops, Sept. 19, 20, 21.  Armstrong, Sept. 24 and 25.  Vernon, Sept. 16, 17, 18.  Salmon Arm, Sept. 30 to Oct. 1.  Mission, Sept. 17.  Chilliwack, Sept. 18 and 19.  Delta, Sept.,20-andsi.  Spokane Inter-State, Sept. 23-Oct. 5.  Surrey, Sept. 24.  Kaslo, Sept. 24 and 25.  Victoria, Sept. 24 to 28.  Langley, Sept. 25.  Maple Ridge, Sept. 26.  Coquitlam, Sept. 27.  Central Park, Sept. 26 and 27.  Provincial, New Westminster, Oct.   1,  2, 3�� 4i 5-  ol  Attack ol Diarrhoea Cared by. One Dose  Chamberlain's Colic,   Cholera  and  Diarrhoea Remedy.  I was so weak from an attack of  diarrhoea that I could scarcely attend  to my duties, when I took a dose of  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea Remedy. It cured me entirely and I had been taking other  medicine for nine days without relief.  I heartily recommend this remedy as  being^the best to my knowledge for  bowel complaints.���R. G. Stewart, of  the firm of Stewart & Bro., Greenville,  Ala.- - For rale by all druggists. -������  Former Phoenicians and Boundary Residents.  Alex. McDonald, formerly of Phoenix, is.now in the livery .busijnes.s at  lYerrington, Nevada. His- partner,  Thomas Scott, also,resident in Phoenix  years ago, recently died in Reno; from  the results of-a-< kick by a horse.  Dan -Bresnahan, .one of our old  timers, is at present in or near Gold-  field, Nevada, and said to be making  good.  Frank Bailey, he of Similkameen  ���City fame, who sold lots of lots in his  townsite near Hedley, to innocents  years ago, is said to be laid up in  Hedley or Princeton.  Elmer D. Hall and Arthur D. Hill,  formerly on the staff of the Pioneeer,  are now conducting a linotyping plant  of their own at Aberdeen, Wash.  John F. Hemenway, ofthe Granby  mines staff for a number of years, is  cashier of a bank at Joseph, Oregon.  John W. Astley, once superintendent  of the LeRoi and Snowshoe mines, has  recovered his health in the old country, j  and has an office as a consulting engineer at Victoria.  George H. Collins is wooing the  fickel goddess in the neighborhood of  Prince Rupert, having made several  trips there from Vancouver, and being  credited with getting hold of some  good copper claims.  John M. Scrafford, once in charge  of the B. C. mine in Summit camp, is  now manager of the C. E. Mitchell Co.  mines in the Coenr d'Alenes.  Richard Plewman, of Winnipeg mine  fame, has given up mining, and makes  headquarters in Winnipeg as a travelling man.  Phil McDonald, one of the locators  of the Elkhorn mine, is prospecting  this season in the Sturgeon lake  country, Ontario.  John Dorsey, he of Mountain View  and Blue Bell mines renown, Summit  camp, is fast getting hold of a fortune  in the Bulkley valley country. Being  the owner of a newspaper now, it will  be easy to get rid of his money.  Stanley A. Easton, at one time in  charge of the Gold Drop mine, this  camp, has risen fast, being now, manager of the ��� Bunker Hill-and Sullivan  mines in the Coeur d'Alenes.  Ex-Alderman John C. Bradley is ill  in a hospital in San Francisco.  Tom Buckton, six years ago principal of the Phoenix school, is now  attempting tq make.'bis pile conducting the Gazette at Olds, Alta.  George E. Breakenridge, once agent  for the New York, townsite here, now  divides his time between Guadalajara,  Mexico, and Tucson, Arizona.  if A NAD-IAN.  .V -?A��\ F1C  Cheap rates from' all   points  in ONTARIO  and   MARI-   TIME   Trdvihces,   on  sale   -  daily  S?pr.H0cr.31  Unexcelled Service, Fast  Time, Through Sleepers and  Tourist Cars, Two Trans-  Continental Trains Daily in  each direction  Toronto,   G-uelph,   Gait,  Q-v^en Sp.und,, London,  Windsor, Detroit  to    PHOENIX  $39,45  THE  COPPER  HANDBOOK  MONTREAL  OTTAWA  HALIFAX  $46.10  44.85  56.40  Rates to other: Ontario .-points and  Maritime .provinces quoted on application t/vLocal Agent, or  J. MOE, E. J. COYLE,  D. P. A., A. G. P. A.,  Nelson, B.C.       Vancouver, B.C  SANITARIUM, Arrow Lake, B.C.  VflBwThe moatperlectly appointed Health  aud Pleaaure Kcaort lu the West, with a com-  ptetesyatem of. Baths���including Turkish anil  Kuaalan. Open the year round. The curaliv-  properties of its waters are unequated.  For Curing all Rheumatic. Nerroui aud Mux  eular Troubles.  For Mealing all Kidney, Liver and Stomach  alhnents.  For Bliminatinflt.all>Mct*IU*|>oisaus Iroin th  System  The grandeur ol ihe scenery Is uurlvatlrd  Mountains,snow peaks, forests, lakes,wttterlalls  laoating, yachting, fishing, shooting, excursirm  tennis. Its winter climate is unsurpassed for  mildness HARRY IlcINTOSH,  Proprietor  TIMBER NOTICE.  TAKK NOTICE that 30 d��y alter the first  publication of this notice, I intend to apply to  the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works, at  Victoria, for n special license to cut and carry  away timber from the following described land  in the Similkameen Division orYale District, vir:  Commencing: at a post pu, the north side of  Sutherland Creek, about, three (3) miles Kant of |  .Christina take, marked A. J. Anderson's North-  (Wear/Cortier Post, thence South 80 chains, thence  H��st 80 chains, thenee North 80 chains, themw  West ?o chains, to point of commencement.  A. J. ANl>HRSON.  Oatodjoly 601,1907,  Joys of Llvln'.  What's-de usea-.piniti',  When de jolly sun's a-shinin',  And de birdies am a-.oiiigin' in de trees?  l)e bright clouds o'er us roll in',  In de moonlight lovers strollin',  Whiie de epring joy's wafted to us bv de  breeze.  Now, you jeet far-get your sorrow,  And a fishin' rod you borrow,  And   take a   stroll    ulcng   de   purling  brook.  When de snnfish gets, to bitin',  And your breakfast youse a-sightin'.  Then you thinks your bes' friend livin'  ie your little fishin' hook.  Oh, de talk you fellah's givin'  'Bout dere being no use livin',  Don't   find  no aiiHWiuin'   echo  in   dis  .    heart;  -And I think yonse mighty hateful,  Er leastwise yonse quite ungrateful,  If from  this  fol'y  ntoppiii' place youse  anxious for to pan.  ���Ohicafio Record-Herald.  (New Edition Issued Novembar IS, 1906.)  Ina dozen books in one, covering the  history, geography, geology, chemistry,  mineralogy, metallurgy, terminology,  uses, statistics and finances of copper.,  It is a practical book, useful to all and  necessary to most men engaged in any  branch of the copper industry.  Its facts will pass muster with the  trained scientists, and its language is  easily understood by the everyday man.  It gives the plain facts in plain English  without fear or favor. It lists and describes 4626 copper mines and companies in all parts of the world, descriptions running from two lines to sixteen pages, according to importance ot  the property. The Copper Handbook  is conceded to be the  World's Standard Reference  Book on Copper.  The mining man needs the book for  the facts it gives him about mines, mins  Ing and metal. The investor needs  the book for the facts it gives him about  mining, mining investments and copper statistics. Hundreds of swindling  companies are exposed in plain English.  Price is $5 in buckram with gilt top;  $7.50 in full library morocco. Will be  sent, fully prepaid, on approval, to any  address ordered, and may be returned  within a week of receipt if not found  fully satisfactory.  Horace J. Stevens  Editor and Publisher  36     POSTOFFICE     BLOCK,     HOUGHTON  MICHIGAN.  NOTICE.  Iu the matter of the Land Registry Act. and in  the matter o( the Title of Lot 6 Illock 11 nnd Lot  J, Block 13, Ot( Ironsides subdivi.s'.on (Map 60),  Town of Piioenix, D.i'.  WHKK.KAS the Certificate or litle ol J jhn C.  flKADLKV bt-itiK Certificate of Title No -iS.VSn Iin-  beeu lost or destroyed, and application Iihs been  made for a duplicate thcteof. NOTICF. IS  HKRKBYGIVKN that a duplicate Cctifiestr of  Title to the above hereditaments will be issued  ot the expiration of one Month from the date  hereoi, unless in the meantime valid objection to  contrary is made to me in wiitiui;.  W. II. l-:i)MONI>S,  Land Keuistry Office, ni^trict Registrar.  Kamloops, B.C.,  July l6th, 1907.  t Church Services Tomorrow  Methodist���Sunday School at 2:30  p. m. evening service 7:30 p. m.  Thursday evening, prayer meeting and  choir practice. A cordial invitation to  all these services. Rev. J. Wellesley  Whittaker.  St. Andrews'  Presbyterian Church  Preaching      Service      tomorrow     at  7:30   p. m.  Sunday school and Bible  class at 10:00 a.m.  A cordial welcome  to all.    Rev.   Samuel   Lundie, 1'astor.  Catholic���Church of Our I��idy of  the Good Counsel.��� Divine Service  every 2nd and 4th Sunday of each  month. Holy Mass, 10 a.m. Sunday  School, 2:30 p.m. Vespers and Bene  diction 7:30 p.m. Father J.  Bedard, O.M.I. Pastor  r^rcsKiJStis^iiHraiasTj^^  I mm MADE ICE  1  t  L  !  ����-�����������+������������>������>��������*��������-*-���*������-���������������������������������  Having installed, at large expense, the only ice making machine in  the Boundary, we are prepared to make delivery of this fine  product, made from PURE SPRING WATER. Also, natural  ice in anv quantity.  Phoenix Brewing Company  BINER & SONS, Prop..  Office and Brewery, Banner St. Phoenix, B. C.  Drink Phoenix Beer and  ���*�� ������*'*-������** *���* ����������������������� ���  F^5ZSS5a5ZS252SZ5252SS52SSSZ5ZS252S3S25Z5Z525Z]  DOMINIOM-AND KROVINCUL EXHIBITION  Sept. 2nd to 14th, 1907 = Sherbrooke. flue.  SIX HiJINDKED DOLLARS  AND EIGHT MEDAL5  GENEROUSLY DONATED  EASTERN TOWNSHIPS BANK  FOR PRIZES ON  BUTTER AND   CHEESE  This makes a total of over $.3000 Riven bv the Eastern Townships Bunk (or  the above pnrpoce during the past Five years to encourage tho Farm-  , ere and  promote, the Dairv  Industry, o(  Canada.- For   particulars  governing competition, iaj>ply to- W.M.TOMLINSON, '  Exhibition Secretary, Sherhrooke, Que.  We   Imve   a Ui'j.'i' Mock of llifi  ��� ��� ������<       celebrated  And rap Promptly Fill all  Orders  THE BEST BOTTLED BEER ON THE MARKET  Write, telephone, telegraph or eall on  Greenwood Liquor Co,  JAS. McCREATH, Proprietor.  Dominion Ave.,  Cor.Banner St.  *��*> PHOENIX, B. C. ��3cw  Carriages and Other Rigs, Horses and Saddles  For Any Part of the Boundary. Express and  Baggage .Transfer Given Prompt Atttention.  Dry Wood Delivered to Any Part of the City.  D. J. McDonald, Prop.  A Share of the Public Patronage Solicited. 'PHONE 37. |  St. Paul  Minneapolis  and*  Return  Tickets on Sale Aug. S, p, to, Sept. ii, 12 and 13.  AccountJamestcnvn Exposition. Return Limit go days.  Above rate is from Phoenix, B. C.   $60.00 from .Seattle.    Same rates ap  ply to Duluth.    Proportionately low rates from   Washington   and Oregon  points.    Rate to Chicago $66 20 from Phoenix, B. C,  $64.00  from Spokane; from Seattle $71.50.   Low rates to Omaha, Kansas  City, St. Louis  and many other eastern points.  FOR A COMFORTABLE TRIP TAKE THE  "ORIENTAL LIMITED"  L  Standard and tourist sleepers, dining ear and Compartment Observation  Car.    Meals in dining car on the a la carte plan.   The "FAST MAIL" is  another good train.  For information regarding routes and through   rates-   to  any   easrern  point, address  \V. X. PERKINS, Agent, Phoenix, B.C.  W. A. ROSS, Assistant General Passenger A^ent, Seattle, Wn.  Great Northern Railway:  S�����*Vnri�� aM"**"^Vi atf"**^S^ ���M"~f^V atrr"^?fr all r "^Vt. it ���ilL   I  A.  Phoenix  Pioneer  Is acknowledged by those who read it regularly to be the  leading journalistic exponent of the Boundary District of Southeastern British Columbia.  It is published in the centre of the great Copper Mining  Industry of British Columbia, and prints the news of the Districts while it is news. It plays no favorites, but aims to give  everyone a square deal.  The Pioneer costs $2 per annum; to American subscribers,  $2.50, and more than one of its readers subsetilies for two,  three and even live  years.    Address, with remittance,  Pioneer Pub. Co.,  l'hoenix, H.C.  Wf hue alcw Co|.i�� of the last PIONKKR  ANXlIAI. led. pilot-    75 "-iitK  ��ach. or a copy will be ��ut free to a new subscriber.  ��r'V��?.f||  * f i< ���"...  ? A{ ill  ij/i w  A i  ~1 $:.$::--is"*  ��������� i,:>:;m  : ���:.��������������.���������':��,������'-  ill  ��� '���}��� '-'���  ;#=���"!  W.  vfiniiUFFF��� ��V^ ��� at ���< fit/ in��� ufwimm FFFpni���aiFFt tttrL.imi* (5* ���<������ i  i ^v"" -^g-. ^g"w s^g" V��"' vST" ^jTh ltMI  J(Sf fe��'  i. >f vTrf Ii ft  Im  J  u  Hi  'HE   PHOBtfIX  PIONEER.  SHARP <& IRVINE CO.  BROKERS  108 Wall St. Spokane, Wash,  We oiler the following stooks, subject to prior sale and market fluctuation.  British Columbia and Alberta stocks.  100 to 1500 Albeita Coal & Coke 45  >    30 to  800 B. C. Copper.     $7.75  100 to 2000 B. C. Amalgamated Coal        Bid  1 to 60 Cons. Smelters....   125.00  1000 to 5000 Cariboo-McKinney         .06  1000 to 3000 Callifornia, RoBsland 06  250 to 2000 Colfax Coal & Coke, Pooled 20  20 to   200 Dominion Copper      5.00  1 to     10 Dominion Co) per Bonds    80.00  1000 to 3000 Diamond VaieCoal.... .-. .���������r        .23  1000 to 3000 Giant, Roseland 04  100 to 2500 Galbraith Coal 27  5 to     20 Granby Smelters  115.00  100 to 1000 International Coa! 05  600 to 6000 Nicola Coal Mines. Ltd 05  100 to 4000 Rockv Mountain 0*1        .2"*  600 to 4000 Rambler-Cariboo.         .32><  400 to 2000 Sullivan 12  1000 to 6000 Tel Kwa v. .....        .15  100 to 2000 Western Oil       2.00  We also handle Cociir d'Alene, Molilalia, New York and Boston  Curk ftocks.  Ask  iih to setiil von o-tr Vlarkia Letter.   It will keep you posted.  I In and Around Phoenix |  BRIKK   TOl-ICS   OK   I.Ol.'Al.  AND   GENERAL K  INTEREST  TO   PHOENICIANS. " ���** S*  Dr. Mathison, dentist.  For sale one dozen chickens, Apply  to Mrs. W. B. VVillcox.  Apply to  else- J  Uidlitf Hotel of Boundary's Loading  Nlnlni C��np  Hotel Balmoral  New and Up-to-dafe  Centrally Located,  Good Sample Rootnt  Corner Knob Hill Ave., aud Pint St.,  PHOENIX, B. C.  J. ��  tfoMASTER  Proprietor.  Dry wood   in  car  lots.  J. Trombley, Phoenix, B. C.  Before   buying your furniture  where, call on R. J. Gardner.  YVoodchoppers wanted. Inquire ol  J. J. Bassett, Hartford Tunction.  Prescriptions carefully prepared at  Thrasher's Drug Store���-'Phone 16.  Sewing Machines from $io, up, see  Miss McDonald:  Under New Management  Hotel Alexander  R. V. Chisholm, Prop.  Conducted in First-Class shape., Choice stock of Irrigating goods.  Special attention to dining room.    Large,  airy  and  well   furnished "rooms. '���>  Do.l.fc.AvcB.e . ���" .   .   "'^e,,,; B c. ~ "  See our beautiful display of Mission  Chairs and Rockers.���N. Binns!  Second-hand Sewing Machines of all  makes, for sale, see Miss McDonald.  Lost���Bunch of a dozen keys.. Reward if returned to the Hunter-Ken-  drick Co.'s office.  Mrs. William Bellis and two children  arived in Phoenix from Cameroon,  Wales, last week.  Mrs. E. Young, of Seattle is paying  a couple of weeks' visit to her sister  Mrs. Ed. Langdon.  Extra heavy rains the last week or  ten days have made the Kettle river  rise three or four] feet. ESI  J. I.. Martin will attend to the subscriber's business during his temporary  absence from Phoenix. A. S. Hoop.  Experienced dining room girl wishes  position in good hotel. Address, L.A.,  6r8 Sixth avenue West, Calgary, Alta  li. C. Copper fell to $6. =;o yesterday,  at which figure we can furnish it.   Ad  dress,   B.: B.   Mighton   &   Co.,   Nel  son, B. C.  Lumber is on the ground  new cottage to be erected by  Bambury, on Old Ironsides  for George W. Rogers.  The   subject   for    Sunday  Methodist church will   be a ......u-  ation of "The Church of the Carpenter  and the working man."  B. C. Copper fell to $6.50 yesterday, at which figure we can furnish it.  Address, B, B. Mighton & Co., Nelson,  B. C.  Delicious preserving peaches at the  Big Store.  Crawford peaches for preserving at  the Hunter-Kendnck Co.'s.  There were some decided flurries of  snow this week���rather early in the  season.  You will be satisfied if you buy your  preserving peaches at the Hunter-  rvendrick Co.'s."  For bachelors, we have Iron Beds,  Springs, Mattresses, Camp Cots and  Pillows.���N. Binns.  J. L. Martin is making some improvements to his residence, fitting up  three more rooms in the basement.  Hotel Interest For Sale. j  For sale,   my  half interest  in   the  property and business of  the  Summit)  Hotel, Phoenix, as  a  going   concern.  Location, best in the city.    Apply   to  David Oxley, Phoenix, B. C.  Soo Railroad Laborers  WANTED  AT ONCE  At Fernie,   B. C.  for  the  Crow's  Nest Southern Ry. Extension.  HIGHEST WAGES PAID  Teamsters, Scraper Holders  and Station Men.  FREE   TRANSPORTATION    Will     be     fl  nished by applying to  A. GUTHRIE & CO.,  Fernie, B. C.  WATCHED  We have something new in a $5.00  watch in 16 and 18 sizes, good heavy  dust proof nickel cases, just the thing for  a working, watch. Other watches all  prices from $1 to $150. Calls of inspection invited���goods not satisfactory  for any reason cheerfully exchanged.  C. P. R. Time Inspector.  Latest Mining Stock Quotations.  Reported by B. B.   Mighton  Nelson,B.C. Corrected to Sept  for   the  W.   H.  avenue,  at   the  continu-  . Gussie McAuliffe has returned from  a visit to his father's ranch, on the  North Thompson river, 25 miles from  Kamloops.  Manager Martin, of the water and  light concern, does not expect any  shortage of water, this coming winter,  owing to a, larger" dam having been  built at the lake outlet and also to the  wet season prevailing this summer.  At the raffle, held at Cosgrove &  McAstocker's Tuesday evening for  Miss Howe's piano, ticket No, 299,  held by August Coloumbe, won the  instrument, while the sewing machine  was won by No. 314, held by M. Henderson.  Henry Martin has purchased the  west 20 feet of lot 17, block 8, on Old  Ironsides avenue, and Angus Saari has  nought the west 10 feet of lot 16, and  the east 10 feet of lot 17, in block 18,  on Old Ironsides avenue, both for purposes of improvement.  Alberta Coal and Coke       .38  Alameda         .08%  B.C. Copper .       6 50  Cariboo McKinney....        .03  Con8.'8melters.......  100.00  Domin. Copper.......     4 37>^  Diamond Vale Coal...       .19  Granby... .....;��� 95.00  Galbraith Coal 26  Giant  03  International Coal....       .80M  Mora 08  Krno 31  Nicola Coal Mines         .03  North Star...         .10  Panhandle Smelter...       .09  Rambler-Cariboo 27J-S  Sullivan 09>2  Snowshoe lfl  Snowstorm      2.42  Telk-Kwa Mines 14>��  White Bear        .05  & Co.,  II, 1907.  AtSKKD  .43  7.00  .04>ij  120.00  ' 4.75  .20>i  110.00  .28  .04  .91  .00%  .34  .04  .14  .10  .29  .10  .17  2.45  .16  .00  E.A. BLACK,  ���ft The Jeweler t��  Knob Hill Ave. Phone No. 68.  *H0**%t  S HOTEL    UNION of  EHOLT.   U.C7  The  best conducted  Hotel  BAR AND TABLE FIRST-CLASS.  in  the  most  important  Boundary.  railway   town  in   the  ronjvKY,    noi.  NOTICE.  Among the Railway Men,  C. s.  Moss, of Nelson, divisional  engineer for the C. P. R., was here  tins week on official business.  Thursday evening the Scandinavian  Brothers gave their first annual ball at  Miners' Union hall, haying a large  attendance of members. and friends.  James, Biner and White furnished the  music.  Mrs. A. B. Hood leaves today for a  several months' visit at Sherbiooke,  Quebec, accompanied by her father-in-  law, A. S. Hood. Last night a dance  was given in Mrs. Hood's honor at  Miners' Union hall.  Mrs. Ida "Crouch-Hazlett, the  nalistrSociajist  jour-  Phoenix Steam Laundry Co., I  LIMITED.-- j  loehix 3team  LIMITED.  With the newest and most modern machinery, we are now in  a   position to handle the largest or smallest orders  with dispatch and at the lowest possible prices.  BEST OF WORK GUARANTEED.  The Kettle Valley line is to do no  more construction up the North Fork  of Kettle river than called for by the  twenty miles, now about completed.  The passenger coach on White  Wings, theC. P./R. flyer to P.hoenix,  tried to climb the station platform  .Wednesday, owing to a misplaced  switch. ���'��� ��� The next day a caboose went  into commission in its place, 'vv; ;'  It is still \ thought that; the; Great  Northern will build a? spur, from-Midway to Greenwood^ to tap the Boundary Falls and Greenwood smelters,  It would also probably  Public Notice is hereby given that the  [.Columbia and  Western   Railway   Company by its Lessee, the Canadian Pacific  Railway Company,has this day deposited  in the District Land Registry Office, at  Kamloops, in  the Province of British  Columbia, a plan profile and. Book of  Reference tdiowing a proposed   branch  line to the Dominion Copper Company's  Mines, situate eight decimal miles south  of Eholt station, on the Phoenix Branch  of the said Columbia and Western Railway, in the district of West Kootenay;  in   the. Province of   British  Columbia  aforesaid, and that the said  Canadian  Pacific Railway will, as soon  after the  expiration of four weeks from  the first  publication of this Notiee as the application can be heard, apply.to the Board of  Railway Commissioners for Canada for  approval of the said   branch   lino;  in  accordance with' the provisions   of the  Railway Act.  Dated at Vancouver this 23rd  dav ofj  August, 1907. "  R. Mabpolk,  General Executive Assistant'.  <&  MINERAL ACT.  (Pork f.)  ���.. ^i^^.n.nj me  juur-1 -- ���������" "..JF^ jiiyuauij, be  continued  jyjlo-Bp&U^E-^o^n���fargclas far as.D^oro.ira1th<-rpF*ocont..bra��cti,  vj0a���^a���.. ���. ��*.- ,las provided in the  surveys   made two  or three years,, ago.  house last week Wednesday at Miners'  Union opera   house, was  arrested  in  Spokane last Saturday  night, charged ('   Two Great Northern ���.> engines tried  with blocking   the streets/where  she j to pass on the same track in ��� Phoenix  Phone No. 25  Patronize Home Industry.  Dominion Ave  Prompt attention . to all orders  A   D.   McKENZIE,   Manager.  Phoenix, B C.  was   speaking   to   crowds.    She   was  afterwards released.  The instruments for the newly or-  jganized Eagles band having arrived  from Toronto, the first practice is  scheduled for next Monday evening  under instructor Sam White, who  comes highly recommended. The  store on First street formerly occupied  by Draisey's candy factory, has been  secured for practice for the band.  Tack McDonald, a well known  miner last employed at the Snowshoe,  and who has' been in this camp for  several years, died yesterday  last Sunday, on one of the legs- of the  No. 3 Granby spur. Neither locomotive left the track, but the pilots were  quickly made into kindling wood. A  few hours work pulled them apart and  traffic was resumed. ������.-..';  Pat Welch is at last making active  preparations lor going on with con;  struction on the V. V. & E. extension  in the Similkameen from Keremeos to  Hedley, and thence to Princeton. It  is understood that Uncle Jim Hill will  keep the work moving now till the line  is built through to Vancouver.  Certificate of Improvements.  "NOTICE.    '���        '" '���-  "Murray Fractional" Mineral Claim, situate In  the Greenwood Mlnerxl Division of Yale District.  Where located���In Wellington Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Isaac H. Hallett, as  Agent for David Oxley, Free. M'ner's Certificate,  ���F..-n*T<>7,-.md_XhQmas Russell, Free Miner's  Certificate, No. B6764, lnfcnd,'"Slxty"aay��-*roia  date hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for  a Certificate of Improvements, for tbe purpose of  obtaining a Crown Grant ol the above claim.  And further Take Notice thai action, under  .Section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this icth day of August, A.D., 1907.  ���- I. H. HAIXETT.  Carney Copper stock advanced to 18 1-2 cents per  share after Sept. 15th.  Only 20,000more  for sale.  J.   L.   JMARTIiV,  Prompt Attention to Correspondence.        Bank Block, Phoenix, B. C.  *&  i  [iriwita,  Keep your pipe sweet and elean with a pipe cleaner  FREE���Ask for one when yoirpas*  New line of  PXPES  AIVE* POUCHES  Somethmjr NEW in CORNCOBS. Latest No. elties  , _ __  , ,   noon at  the   Phoenix  General   hospital,   after!     Messrs. Morris, Rice and Bainbridge  being there but   three  days.    In   his! have completed their.reconnaissanceof   _ .,   CUPID WENT A FISHINC  delirium the night   before   it   required ' the Midway & Vernon   railway  route, ���,.-. . .    ,   ..       . , Li  . .     ���      ��      c       '. TT^   ,    ,        , -,-        \    ���   ���      ,   ���  , -,.    ���j   ..        A ring was  his  bait and he caught  two men   to care for  him.    He had | and if report is   to  be   beheyed, they  j,ear(;�� ���  been incapacitated   for three   or  four | were well satisfied,with |he traffic pos-      He  never   would   have   caught    it,  weeks, and was   finally   taken  to  the'sibilities of the line.    Reports to head   though^if the ring hadn't been a beautv  hospital, he being a  native of  Prince,' officials  and   financiers _are; .now.; in  Edward   Island.      Arrangements   are order, and later "something doing" on  being made for the funeral by friends.! the line.  ^_^ . ^mmm^. went uiutft Ul  .  FURNITURE. RU&S, Etc  ever shown in Phoenix  With our additional Store House we can now show  and  more varied stock than before  a  larger  BINNS  T  ���1  l  Paper-Tvoe-Irik Wec-n ^^ any  thes/toee ir^ up-   Jha t^l^   ��f  to-date Job Department    Ilie   rllOeillX   PlOfleef  The Hewitt Mining' Company  Complete line of  Benson   and Hedges   Cigarettes  Why pinoke inferior Ci'ifaretteo wlicr* yon can purchase the >ennwiied  B. & H. at tlipsame price.    Krofrid&'_ to (J5c. a boxe  of ten.  Also in tins of fifty aiiil'oue hundied.  JAMES PHOivk 64  We will have the prospectus of the above eompany ready for distribution in  a few days and will mail vou a copy on request. We feel certain that after goinp  into this proposition, and making a thorough investigation yon will not hesitate  in makingnn investment..  The mine starts on a dividend paying basis. Do not allow this opportunity'  to make 20 per cent on your money pass, but write us at onCe/     ��� i   -;      '.'������;.       ;  _ _^_. .- .*..& uimii ifuccxi a oeauty.  We sold that ring and have plenty more  just as good.  KINGS AND GEMS  bought at this store are warranted  represented. ���  A modest profit is all   we ask  and  makes us content.  B.B  WATCH REPAIRING  " "A SPECIALTY  A. D. MORRISON  PHOENIX, B  MINING and INVESTMENT BROKERS  DRAWER 1082  NET.PON. B   C.  TUB  FINEST  QUALITY IN  MILK and CREAM  thb  qAIR^  ���J.  w.  PHONE  STUICTLY    FRESH   KOC8  IIANMAM.   I��ItOI>RlI��TOR-  and DiNING  ROOM  MARiSH BLOCK    EXTRA   WELL   FURNISHED   ROOMS  Dining Room Given Special Attention.    Centrally Located.    No Bar.  Vietoria Ave., Phoenix, B. C.    .    MISS IDA L. BAKER, Prop.  The  William Hunter Co., Limited.  PHOENIX  ERY  Having secured a first-clas;  baker, I am prepared to delivei  promptly the best Bread, Caki-  and Pies. Satisfiaction guaranteed; trial solicited. Family and  hotel trade get special attention  'Phone A55.     W.J.Prondergast, Prop.  ,<HK><><><><><K><>O0?<HH^  Somintan Aowtu*.  Do J. iVi.ath.��,son  Insurance agent  FIRE,       j_,iFFj  '   ACCIDEXT,  !QNTRACTOR and BUILDEB   Dealer in   Lime, "Stick,  Lumbev and  all   Building   Material.  A     OFFICE���Cor Old Ironsides ave and First Street.  FIOKUTY    BONDS. -  COMM1SSIOXBH   FOR   TAKING   APFIDAVITSB   GTASS    ill"  "'       r"W  Men's Suits  Mens Hats  Men's Shirts  Men's Shoes  Ladies' and Children's Goods  If Yo0 Want a nice nobby and up-to-date suit you will  find a choice selection in our line of men's stylish clothing  for summer. We sell the kind that wear well and look well.  Men's Shifts You will find it hard to duplicate our handsome line of men's shirts, in golf and negligee  with  attached and detached cuffs plain and pleated bosoms.  Men's Hats   A large assortment, just  in,  of those  new  stylish blocks, in Black and Brown,  Men's Shoes Our line of shoes is complete, you should  see them before purchasing. Our patent calf dress shoes  and oxfords outshine them all.  Boy Softs A new iot of perfect fitting norfolks and three  piece suits, stylish.  See our line of Ladies' Waists, Ladies' Shirts, Ladies' Collars,  Ladies' Shoes, Ladies' Linen Underwear, Children's  Wash Dresses.  Girls' and Boys' waists.  PHOENIX, B.C.  The WILLIAM HUNTER CO., LTD  rase


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