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 r  Vol. f).  BOBT STBBLB, B. C,  SATURDAY,  DBGBAriBBR 19, 190S.  No .57.  DISTRICT- NEWS  Windermere Mining Notes  l.'liilll  Illl- l,l||li'l'i>|j  I n npposii inn lo the Masonic  fraierniiy Ilu* ladies nl' Wihiior  formed :i'society In In* known as  l,\\'i liner's     Order     o['    .Nncic.nl  * Women."  II is suited thai, manasi'or li. K.  I '.nice nl" the Paradise inine will  leave Scnlland nnd, reliirn In  .Wiliiier liy .Inn.   Isl.  I\\ S. (lallop nl' Canterbury in-  lends shirting I'or .Montreal and  oilier custom points.' ll(* will  In* absent alimn six weeks.  .Morrissey Mines.'  ilio  has  nispiiU'li. Jinn Ih^ox Mini".  R. TJirtz. manager ol'  Crow's Nest Brewing Co.,  resigned his .posit ion. and A. O.  Johnson has boon insia.llod as  temporary manager.  J. W. Crane, of Pernio, lias  been appointed O. P. ii,., agent :it  Morrissoy Junction.  'rhe. Ilotird of Trade, mot on  Tliursdny oven hit;-.  F\v\> years ago Ion o.afrs of coke  'a'day was siil'lieiont to do all tho  smeller* in Koolenay. It now  lakes Ihirly oars of coke, lo  supply Ilio demand. So that instead of it pile as big as Iho Canadian  shove  Iho land and marine engines  every day. hril.ish Columbia  tiransporUition ooini)ii,nios , will  daily 11so a pile of coal throe  limes as largo in live-years.  Feririo News.    .  <o  has materially slrenuM honed ils  position before iho {.-ountry dur,-  in^' fho session.  Dr. Kincr. m |->, |.*.f is back  from' I he'coast for Iho holidays.  At (iroenwood the local Liberal asMiioiat ion has endorsed the  candidacy of Duncan Ross for  Iho Yale-Carihoo district in tin;  approaching election lot; the Dominion House of (.'ominous. Mr.  Ross" name will bo prosonled lo  Iho district convonl ion wilh  many reasons why he should be  the nominee of the parly.  K. IAi Borden Ihe Consovvafivq  loader has wtiriiod ihe western  leaders of the party lo get ready  for llie coming Dominion elections. ���  The liossland Miner says W.  A. .Galliher will have Iho choice  of Ihe Liberals in tho coming  Dominion elections for the Yale-  Cariboo riding.  NEW  COAL  COMPANY  The Imperial Coai and Coking Company, With  a Capital of $4,o()0,00() Will Operate  In    Southeast    Kootenav.  IOKDINC    KIVER    COAL    AR1-AS  Silver-lead Quotations.  Pacific    railway    station  led   into  the. 'fireboxes of  New- York. Ui  I Jar Silver   Mexican dollai'B  Lead   i "upper   Speller   London,   Dec.  copper  ,��.">7       s  Mll'ltOI'.   CiM    I lln  "IS:  '���IH  l.:i74  lL'.."ll)  IS   -Silver. ir> l.'t-Kid:  CII  Market Conditions.  ,  o  copper  was  d;  I''hiiii l lu   Klt'i   l'te*.s ,  A'V: 11. Iteodcr Ihe recently appointed "oiioral manager I'or Ilio  C.N. P. Coal Company has re-  s'iiinod hii? |iosilion and accepted  tt similar bul move Totuiinerafi ve  one in Wosl Virginia.  Mr. Sloolcoil has boon inslruot-  od lo-tako diiii'^i* ,of general  manager's department temporarily.  A largo now boiler is being installed al ihe Coal Crook' mines.  Tho Masons an* making preparations I'or th'oir annual ball  on New Years' Hive.      '    ,  London  higher.  At New Voi;k copper was quiet  ;ind steady.' * , ���   .  Load *w:is Is .'Id higher in London, and was linn and unchanged  a I Now York'.  Local News.  The public school   closed   Fri-  dav I'or flu; holidays.  Wm.   Forsyth    visited    Moyie  Friday.  Harold  Nation   wont  to Cranbrook Priday on business.  Byb^JDore   was    down  lirowory" creek Friday.  from  Meeting of License Commissioners  At a meeting of the License  Commissioners of Southeast  ICootenay hold at, Cranbrook,  Port. Steele licenses were renewed as follows: Imperial Hole],  Slrnlhoonn Hotel. Windsor Hotel  iind Sloolu House.  Preparations Tor  holiday   festivities are going ahead   rapidly.  Constable    Liddicoatl  Cranbrook' Thursday.  visited  Win. Carl in and Al Doyle visited Cranbrook "Wednesday.  ��� Cossip as to the ' next Conservative nominee for the,Dominion  House is now rife in this district  St.  John's Church ot England.  Services will bo bold in the  Church ol' St. John the Divine  every Sunday evening at 7:^0 ox-  copl.on tlie third Sunday in each  : mouth when the service will be  held   al   11   o'clock"   it.in.  Holy Communion will bo administered :i1 tlie close of the  service.  Strangers are welcome.  l'ULSIIY'l'KKlAN   C1IUULI1.  Divine Worship   will   be   hold  in      Iho     Presbyterian     Church  ,.\ <>ry   Salibal h    morning   at    11  o'clock'.  Sabbal.li School every Sunday  morningatLui o'clock'.  Choir   practice   every -Thursday evening a,l. 7:;.!(' o'clock.'-'  Pastor:     W. '\\ Johnston.  Mat tors Political-- .  Dave Crifrith came down from  Wild HorsT:* creek Thursday, and  visited Cranbrook on Friday.  ��� Next Monday. December I'1st,  will be tho shortest day of the  year. ��  J. TI on n ing. Calgary, representing Massy Harris & Co. was  in town Thursday.  h\ Prasor was at Cranbrook  Tuesday attending a meeting of  ihe License, Commissioners.  Judge Porin hold a special  .-.itliug of tho County Court al  Cranbrook Thursday.  Montreal capitalists have organized imd incorporated tho  Imperial Coal and Coke Conf-  pany. Lfd.. wilh tt capital of  s 1,7)11(1,00(1, 'to operate largo  coal areas on Fording River,,  north of the areas owned and  controlled by the Crow's Nest  Coal Company.  The cottl areas controlled by  the Imperial Coal Company,' Ltd  are situated on Fording river,  east and north of Ihe town of  Michel.�� The northern limits of  tho areas is exactly 40 miles  from Michel, and, "they extend  south for over 30 miles lo a point'  seven or eight iniles north of  Michel. Tho western boundaries of the areas are the eastern  boundary of Lot No -l.'SS (the  property of the.Crow's Nest Coal  Co., Canadian Pacific coal lands  and ."i0,000 acres owned by the  Dominion Government,) and east  of the'42 coal locations on Elk  River, lately acquired bv the  Canadian Pacilic Railway Company. ' ,  ckology.   ,  The formation that  predominates in these areas is  the  cretaceous���or ��� the  same  as  that of  the   areas ' of    the   well-known  Crow's  Nest  Coal' Company  at  Michel ami Fernie���of'w'hich the  properties of the   Imperial  Coal  Company, as stated by the eminent geologist tho late   Dr.   Dawson, are the natural continuation  The   rocks   consist    chiefly    of  sandstone of .varying  color  and  texture, slate, bituminous, shales  and occassionally   conglomerate.  In fact, the cretaceous   rocks  of  this locality form a synclino, the  edges.of which rest on two limestone  ranges  belonging  lo  the  Devono-Carboniferous age��� one  on the west side of Elk river and  the other east of Fording  river.  The properties of   fhe   Imperial  Coal   Company   are   situated   in  the  basin    between   these   two  ranges and/cover  a  practically  continuous  chain   of   sandstone  mountains   of   varying  altitude.  running   north   and  south,   and  i *-  which are separated by valleys,  gulches or canyons, running almost oast and west.- From those  valleys it will bo easy to mine  the cottl by tunnels to tho north  or south as desired.  iho total thickness of the  seams  exposed is about Ji'O foot.  Croup 'd. oii Manner mountain,  about   i'."'iniles  south   of group  No.   1.   is_.au   enormous seam of  coal which is plainly   exposed in  a. snowslid'o oii Lino Creole.1     By  actual surface measurement it is  ."i;J feet^across  and 'allowing   for  ,the  dip  of   the  scam 'cannot bo  less-than  .'Mi  feet  wide, at. this  point.     This  appears   to be the  same seam as exposed on   Eagle  mountain, group I,   and   Crouse  mountain, group :2. 1o\he north,  the quality of the coal  being the  same and measurements varying  but little     The dip of the seams  on this mountain is lo   Ihe  west  at an angle of from tin to  (io   do  grees.  A representative of Tine  PitospECrou was permitted to  copy the following conclusion of  the expert who examined the  Fording river locations:  1st.���Thai the coal embraced  in'jhose areas is bituminous and  of excel I en I quality -for coking  purpose.1?. , -  "nd.���That Ihere is not loss  than 110 J eel of coal.    ���  :Jrd ���That, there are at least  ton seams of workable' si/.e. a.nd  numerous smaller seams. It is  also likely that there are other  large seams "-that will bo discovered by thorough prospecting  4th.���That the seams 'are continuous and extend'from north  to south for over IT) miles.  .")1h.���That they are identical  wilh those of the- Crow's Nest  Coal Company still further lo  the south.  cith.���That tho coal can be  cheaply mined by funnels on tlie  seams running norlli and south  into the different mountains:  iind that an average of from 1000  to l.i'OO foot of sloping ground  can bo had above tho level of the  valley's.        ' "  petition to the  Lieuienant-Gov-  ernor-in Council.  To His Excellen:,y_,._the_���_Lie.u^  tenant-Governor, of   British   Columbia.  May il please your Excellency:���-  Wo, the undersigned fanners  iind property holders of Southeast Koolenay. rospeclfully urge  that, you would bo> pleased lo  pass an order in council, making  this a "cattle district" according  to chapter , 10 of the Revised  Statutes of British Columbia, as  we find the law as now administered is insufficient protection to  stock. Signed by Pel or Woods,  iind '2~\ other resident fanners  and slocl-r raisers of this district.  EAST KOOTENAY LICENSES.  uuioiumouu-- i icugcu���-by���'���i&atic-  Them . to Bona   Fide  ���    Prospectors.  NEWS OP THE WORLD.  Xmas   Ships   Laden   With   Gifts.  New York, Dec. Hi.���The bis?  liners which cleared for Europe  today were verifiable Santa Clans  ships, carrying vast ,sunis of  money ' and countless other  Christmas gifts lo gladden the  hearts of ,1ho folks in the "Old  Country." There were sonic  wild rushes down at, fhe wharves  yesterday and today by belated  gift senders, aud the box which  hung alongside the last-ton-,  come-ashore gangplankjvas filled  andcbmptied many timet?:  Czar to' Preside.  London, Dec. lit.���Tho imperial commission which was formed recently for the purpose of  examining into affairs in tho'Far  East is to hold its first meeting  tomorrow, according to special  dispatches from'St.' Petersburg,.  The Czar will preside over the  meetings. The commission will  make, a final reply to fho demands ofo.Japan.  rt,h.���That   there  are   several  It. H Trevor and H. II. Han-  -mi. Elkmonfh'wero al Ihe Imperii! I Thursday.  (1 over n men I A yon I. Armstrong  was al Pernio on ofticial business  Friday.  I j. PMMIil.ier litis resigned its  Conservalive hriritni/.o'r for-Cme-  1 ���.,... li. Lofiavo. M.'P.P.. for  Laval.' will succeed him.  W. I a'- Un**, M.P, P., says that  in his opinion,   the   government  Mrs. L. \V. Patmore w;ts visiting this week' al Iho residence of  Tl A Kqrshaw.  Three   or   four   United  Stales'  'gunboats ha ve climbed   I roes   on  the   Isthmus   and   art*   watching'  I'or the Columbian army.  . Poplar.Creek is excited oyer a  marvoloiisly rich strike on (he  Swede group.  All kinds'of fruit grow luxuriantly a ltd wilh vtivy Utile  alien-;  lion.. A  COAL  SKA MS.  The coal, which, occurs in  seams from a few inches to over  ISO foot in width, is exposed on  the slopes of the mountains at  intervals from, the bod of the  river to tho summit. From' indications if i.s more than likely  that other seams not heretofore  exposed would be found below  the river level.  On group 1. consisting of ���'!-(  locations, the total thickness of  fho'coal seams discovered and  opened up is about 1 10 feet. On  this -group, are two enormous  croppings of coal showing a  thickness of 1 'Z and :-!l foot respectively'..  On group i', to the south of  the .-.Eagle mountain and across!  the valley of Lewis creek, and]  on Castle mountain, the coal I  croppings i.s noticeable in a number of places, although this I ���"  slope is'quite 'heavily ��� timbered. : A, number of  ;.Tho dip of all the seams on this stock-misers of  group   is   4.5   degrees   west, aud  have, forwarded  hundred million Ions of tine coking coal in these areas above the  valley or tunnel levels.   ,  fcth.���That it is the largest and  finest coal property, everything  considered, that I have examined  or seen and which ought to be  very attractive to capital. With  railway facilities you will, undoubtedly be able to commence  shipments on a very extensive  scale and market your products  wilh groat profit.  Wo have boon informed that it  is the intention of tho Imperial  Coal and Cole ing Company to  commence immediate work towards the development of this  property, also Ihe construction  of a branch mi I way, and the  Luilding ol ;i ltirsre number of  coke ovens.  The formation of this now industry backed . by- a company  with -capital-suhieiont to develop  ils properties .means a great,deal  'for, Soufheasl .Tvootena.y aiid -the  Province;, iind while the properly  is controlled ih.Montreal; a largo  .number,, of   Fort..Steele   people  are interested' iu the,-deal:  ���i ..        .     ���  Protection to Stock.  Lady and Miss' Durand Here.    <  Now York. Dec' IS.���Among  the passengers arriving on tho  Etruria today are Lady and Miss  Durand. wife and daughter of  the new British Ambassador to  tho United Slates. , They are to  lake up their residence in Washington at once and are expected  to play a conspicuous part in the  society life of the capital during  the season just begun.  W. P. Teetzel, the well known  merchant,    has   'just    , returned  from   a   visit  to Victoria, where  he went for the purpose of learif-"  ing the intention of the McBride  government in regard totheicoal  and   oil   locations   .which,   were  made   in   East   Kootenay and in  which   Nelson   people' are     so <������  largely interested.     Mr. Teetzel  was soon yesterday  and   seemed  lo be well satisfied  over   the  re-  suit of his mission.     In speaking  about,  fho ,,matter   .Mr.' Teetzel  yesterday said that Ihe, government refuses to allow 'the  grant  covering .blocks  -l.lit.'i   an'd   4504'  until Ihcyear elapses   in   which  bill   No.   Hi,   passed  by the last*  legislature,1 can be vetoed by fhe  dominion     governingjit.     ,   The  right'of   the  dominion ' government, lo veto this bill expires by  limitation   on    May    L'nd. <���' 1904.  The   bill .passed     repealed    a'u ���  order-in-council giving" the C.P., <,  li.   the   lands   included   in these  blocks.     The provincial government has given a-written   promise that licenses 'will   be .issued  on   the  expiration   of   the.   time  mentioned.   Tho members of tlie  cabinet liave. also, on several oc-  casions on fhe Hour of the house, ''  announced their intention  of   issuing  the   licenses   to   all   bona  fide locators. ���   ��� ���,   L '"  , Mr. Teei/.ol ik of the opinion  .thai once ���,Easf ICootenay is  thrown-open to the enterprise of  the people that if will soon  be made into a great ootlnfry.  When fhe coal'" and the oil and  the. other resources are being  energetically developed, as they  will bo when fhe people are  'given a chance, residents here  may look out for air old fashioned boom. ��� Daily News Nelson.  Mining Notes.  ' Now York, Dec. 10.���The  Transport, * Kirkpatrick which  sails today , for Manila carries  four toops of the second cavalry  who'have been assigned to duty  inulhe Philippines.  Legislature Adjourned.  The Provincial Legislature  has adjourned for. the Christmas  and New Year, holidays. Recess  will last until Monday. January  11th.  News Notes.  The   Weekly   World   of   Ross-  and   has  been   turned   into  the  Evening  World,   a   daily   paper  again.     11 is under tho   management of J. IL Fletcher.  I). D. Mann has made a dotinito  announcement that ho and his  associates will build a ihird  1 ranscontinonlal railway.  'flu* United Stall's Senate  adopts the Cuban' reciprocity  treaty by''a..-vo!.olof..57 to Ift   '.  An American warship has been  sent to Korean waters to protect j  American interests. '      "   i  Dr. Motono   l.tcliiro,  Japanese  r-i '    i   I  minister to I* ranee, expressed i  tho belief thai a, peaceful solu- :  lion of tho-Russo-Japanese   difH-i  Two hundred and fifty-six coal  prospecting licenses were issued  during the past ihroo months.  Great things are expected  from the new Hondryx reduction  process for the Kootenays.  The future is bright for South-  cast Kootenay during the coming year.  At Bull river there is a veritable mountain of hematite iron.  ���Lime is close at hand, and coal  in the Crow's Nest 40 miles distant. The ore runs from 55 to  07 per cent, iu iron.,,  Southeast Kootenay is bound  to take high rank as a producer  of silver, load. gold, copper, coal  and lumber Lack of capital  and transportation is the principal drawback, but capita] is-becoming aware of the great richness of tho district. Deposits of  workable copper iind iron-ores  have been located.  Married.  lluokell - Draisey. ��� In St.  James church, Victoria. B. C,  on December :!rd. by the Rev.  J. II. S. Sweet. |i. W. Iluckoll  of Fort Sieele. to Elizabeth  (Lillie) Draisey of Toronto.  It is reported that Nod Bray,  an old timer in this district, wax  recently married to a young  English'lady nnd is now- living,  in Victoria.  Christinas Day.  Divine service will bo   held   in  cullies would result   from   nego-j St. John's church  on   Christmas,  farmers    and I tuitions   now    pending,    adding.-day   ill   11   a.m.      -The . sermon,  lln*   Kootenay. I "all depends, however, upon the1 hymns and carols will  be appro-  tile  'following-j attitude of liussia." ' priate to the festival. THE PROSPECTOR FORT STEELE, B. C, DECEMBER 10. 1'0,'i.  J?  %ftftft^wmKmkm%Hkw^mkmkw^w%^w^ wk #*  >'6  The  Headauart��rs   for   Mininsr   and.   Commercial   Itten  *  Bovril  in  tHe  Kitchen  The object of cookery should   be to prepare  food in  the  m   most   nutritious,  .paLatable   and   easily   digestible   form.  M   BOVRIL  is   the   embodiment of  all  these qualities  and  \Ji   is   therefore   of   paramount   importance   in    the   kitchen  {jjj    where   a  little of it added  to  soups,1 gravies, stews, etc.,  H     <-ives    relish    and   rial   nourishment    to   even   the   most  ��� -     => . > ��� ,        ,  tasteless dish.  RSTAlir.IslIKH     I!^>.  A.  B.  Grace,    l  '     PUBLISHER    .V.VD     KDITOll.  THE PROSPECTOR, in published  every Salnrdu}, and h:i> a guuriintecd  circulation larger than any other paper  In Kust Kootenay. It is all home PrimeJ  and eonrain.A. double the ne��- of unj  'ither paper in the district.  s As an adverlisinft medii:in it is un  studied. ' ;  Demoted .o the; upbuildir.ee of Foi t Steele, the  development or the vast mineral iesouree* of  Ihe Kast tvootenay in'.nine district.  Subscriptions  S2.0O per >ear  Advertising rates made known on application  Contributions are solicited from all parts of the  district, but all mutter Intended tor publication  must have the writer's signature  with it, you have done what yiui  could. Some blunders and absurdities crept iu:     forget I hum  a*, soon as vou ea-n.  Tomorrow  All    Modern     Conveniences  FORT    STEELE,    B.    C.  " ' ' f -���'  Large    Sample    Rooms   lor   Commercial   Men.  ��ij�� $}V08pectov  SATURDAY, DEC.  19,  1903  THE coal miniiig industry  ' of 'Southeast Kootenay  .litis as yet. been but. -partially developed, and the foriuatioti and  Aineorporatioii of" the Imperial  Coal and Coking Company, with  a capitalization of $4,fit if),000 ' is  ,' another stop towards fho. further  development, of flip" immense  areas of -eoal in fhe Fori'Steele  miniiig division of East Kootenay.  7 During the coming year, 11)04,  it. is reported that/the new company will expend at least$1,000.-  OOU .towards the development * of  the coal areas and the construe-,  tion of,a branch railway from  Michel lo the mines at Fording  Itiver. This sum il mii^l he remembered will be circulated in  fhe district, iind Ihe money ox  ponded, il needs hardly to bo  pointed out, will go from one  end of British Columbia to tho  oilier. ,     '   '  , .Willi   iho   further  openinsr up  ,   ol the coal areas of fhe   district,  and the extensive increase in the  output   of  coal    and   coke,    the  smellers and roduction  works of  the Kootenays will  at  all   times  "be   able   lo   receive   a   sufficient  supply of coal and coke.      Other  associated   enterprises,   such   as  mining     in     all     its    branches  will bo greatly benefitted.     Tho  Kootenay valley has exceptional  advantage:- as a site for smeiter>  for iho  reduction   of  silver load  ores mined in thin di>trici.    -Not  only this,   but   the   development!  of   the   bin1   iron   inino   ai   Bull I  river, will brinir i wi> areiii es.ieii  |  tial-> of ma tnilari iiriii^ iitilu^l cies '  into the propim*uity ~>o li-eiierully j  coveted and .--<��� ^i-Mom Mnnd 1  There i.-. ev-ry i ��� ���:t-.��>n in In* '  liev.'that uilliin ,i !i".*. vi-ar^ a!  wealthy and Mouri-.hiiiir inun.  with a vast coal iniiinitr industry  ���j,s, the bit.sii.- ol i l -. pro-spi'i-it *. will  be. estiililisheil at Fording'riveiZ  , Tin' pi'Osenl ai'ratigoiiieiii.s of  the coiiipifiiy cuiiieiiiplato the  ���active development, of ��� 1 heir c.ouI  areas and,,!, lie -.const ruction of a.  bi'i.UH'li line of railway From some  point iiea.i- Michel lo the mint's..  And il may be said 1.11a 1 inside  of two '.years I he " iwmhh'S of  this district^ will lie increased  several I'i > It I. and lhat in the near  fill,lire the .'-Fort Sieele disirici  will be the largest revenue pro-,  diicing district in British C.oliim- j  bia. ���     i  will bo a now day: begin it well  and serenely and with too ���high  it- spirit to <be, cumbered wilh  your old nonsense. This day is  all that is good and fair. It is  too dear witlf.its hopes and invitations, to waste a irjonient on  tlie yesterdays.���Emerson.  -\-        ���*        -*r  If what you Uiink of yourself  depends on what others think' of  you, you will never -reach the  land of self-respect and personal  worth  Woman is ihe fairest work of  the great author; the edition is  large and no man should be  without a copy.  - . , ��  The hunter who shuts, his eyes  and   bangs  >;i\vay  does   not 7get  much game. t   Neither   does   the  merchant who has no system   of  advertising his goods.  ' If "a kind word fitly spoken is  like apples of gold' in pictures of  silver," what about ��� a .word unfitly spokeny* ���    '     l   ���  *   . '" ft X     ,  Fair weather friends are generally enemies in disguise.  *    *    *  A horseshoe does not always  bring good luck���especially if tt.  is on the loot of a mule.  ���ft  '.WAir. .k'4#. V*��. .���*���-   '  ftftftft  The Mining Center of South East Kootenay  For fhe  Asking  On receipt of your.  name and address we  will place before you  for selection'the jjreat-  est assortment of  Jewelry, Silverware,  Leather Goods, etc.,  in Canada.  c      .  In  this  new edicioa mf oar  Citato?ue,  ready   Nor.   x��, ^  we have made special effort c  lo display extra valucarticles  of very nioderaCe cost.  In it arc presented  hundreds of opportunities for selecting-Xmas  g-ifts at money-savingf  prices.  RYEIE BROS.  JEWELERS  I IJJ.   120.   122  and  1^4  Youic St., Toronto  The Largest  Mineral Areas.  and the Most  Extensive  Coal Fields on the  *      American Continent  7  are Situated in  South Kast Kootenay  Agriculture  fa-raxing and the  Lumber Industry  '   ,     ,    , iyy'yi  are Prominent     J  1 '      ���, z  '  '  Features of the  0.  District.  , 1 l .'��� .-:..--,        A'   \A.  The proposed Crow's Nest and Golden Railway will pass  ���   * ,*��� * > <������ . 'V  through Fort Steele and Tap the Greatest Mineral Belt of thl  \ ^ .- ;" .. ���.:.. ,. A A1"' ' ' ���  District.  Choice Business and Residence lots for Sale  1 , , l ' a  Apply to  R. L. T. Gaibraith,    Townsite Office*  ftft  ������i ������< ���'#*  *"���*- *#��.- ���������*- ������* ������*  ��#^ -i#t- -J*'*, il-  ���!W ��*������� ��*�� ��r��. ��nb. ��*��. ��ff�� ��*��. ��V. ^n�� ��r3�� *V  'FUR  A   Direct   I.inc.  T<i 1'liii'iiyn :ui(l ;ill |i(iinK i-;nl:  l.rnli.s-  illli-.   .Ml-lll|llli-,   New   ( )|-||.||ll.H.    mid     nil  JHII III.-;   ,-OUll.li.   .  Si-..-   Iiml   vour   |.i<?lci.| . V-isittih.' viu t.lic  ii.t.i.vois <v:K.N"n:.\i.  l:.i:.    Tiiiii-  Miijrlily irniil'-ro Iraiii.i r.ttilu'fcl. willi iill  ii':i-iisi:ritil,iiii;ii'l;il Ijiirnal Si. 1'niil niiil  1 Hiiitlia.      ' ,'  II   _\niir   li-i.-nd-.   ;ir'* i-niiiiiiM' ivi-hI li'.l  ���:n kl.imy ,-ilnl  vyir wi 11 i| unl.c lliciii  iliri.M'l  Un1   MJii-i-ijilly linv "r'iiiijrt   in.a   in   i-ITi-iM  j fniiii. all ������hmIi-i-h; |i<iinlr,|  j\ii\   iiifiii'imil i'Hi a.s Id   ral.-M.   nnili-s,  ��� 'I.1.,. rln-i-i lui Iv ^'ivcn <ni il|i|il ii'iiliuii. ���'���  .1. <'.  I.in-i'iki-iv, 'VA-'. ,v  |*..-\;  .    I 11! Tliinl SI,. I'.irl.juiid. Or.-nun.  I*.. II, Tui'Miiri.l,. ('(iiiiiin-i-.'ial Ajfiiiil  I ll*: 'I'liii-iISi,. I'nciliiinl, Or.-yi'iii.  I'.. .P.. TlloMi'sriN.   I1'. .VI*.A..   Pi,(.i,i  I. ( ���i.liiian-|:|.|^.. S.-all I.-.  Wasli,  ������v. .��-|i..  ftft  fti  ..ft.  ft  "���#���*  Finish' every day and In*   done  READ.  THE PROSPECTOR.  H. REINEMAN, i Proprietor.       Fort Steele, B. C.  Largest   and Most Up-to-date Hotel in   East   Kootenay  y v.'i  i*.:'  I  h  I  t.  UUIiMOH  *mm  m THE PROSPECTOR,  KORT STEELE, Ji   C.   DECEMBER  l«i   \lMi
'"iii J."'"7''   " ": ' ' ~rr"
 S*2Z
i/o/*^ Range
A VENTILATING OVFN THAT VENTILATES.
There is only out p> aci toil ituj of lenlilating the oven in a ranee and
th it iui has been adopted in tlie Pandora" - it an actualworLmefeaturt
and noi a nitre talking point
rresh air is drawn from the outside through iinall vents into the oven
and is quickly heated and disseminated while, the odors and cookniE
itimcs escape thiouyh small vents into the smoke flue" and up the chimney
Result is that expensive, juicy roasts retain their rich natural flavors
and aie entirely free from cooking odors and taints to which the palate is
*o 'tnsittv e Puddings, bread etc when baked are always h[»ht fresh
and fiee from taint
In the production of the "Pandora" ranee >ou have all that scientific
slud>. piaclical experience, skilled woikiuauship aud an immense aud
finelj equipped plant combined, can produce
I'oi sale by all enterprising dealers    Booklets iree.
McCIaryfc
London.   Toronto,   Montreal.   Winnipeg,   Vancouver,   St. John, N. D
;"*.*" "^y^i* yi-'TJsi'VS
'i-r*iT<"
%\x&} ^i0%pK£\0\:
^atukday. nrt   i'i, l'toi
Radium at $6000 Per Gram
J-tiidmm   continues   lo   occupy
Ilu*   liileii*^!    ol    <=cieiili 11c   mon.
<«.i>s I K> i poi -- Wcoklv     The c\
tr.iordiiiar*)  phenomenon   il pre
scuts ol :i tremendous   c\olutioii
ol ludi.tnt eiK>i»y, aoiny on  poi
IK'iiuillv     wilnoiit    coinbusl ion.
without c hemic.il cn.inj>e   ol <in\
kind, uillioul .ilioi .il ion ol mole
cultir sli iiclnio, and w ithoul   np-
pioriiible lo-U ol wemlil—lor the
loss   ol °\wi»1-i1    i-s   oslini.iloci   at
only one ui din   pei    sqiimo   nub
ol sin f.ice in ton million   vo.ir-s -
is  .in   app.ueiil   Mol.iuon ol llie
l.iw   ol   i-onsei \ alion ol   uncraN,
.ind   Imls   l.fn    io    io\oiulioni/o
some - loiui <icc epk'd     idetis    ol
m;il lei     aiidrt   [ok/* A    v;i=1
.i,iio\iiit ol expoi imonl.ition h.is
.iheiidv been concluded ^ Willi
i .'idiuin diid olliei s ol the ladio
<tclive "loup ol mo'i.ils -polonium, iu iituuiti, iir.ininm. iind
llioiium—<md much speculation
.ind some interesting hypotheses,
have been e\ol\ed H'ioiii Ihese,
it Kbelie\i'd a «i di I. deal will
be learned about llie constitution
ol mallei and the coiielatiou ol
ihu vital and physical Iolccs
liioio. in *iH piobability, than
horn ,ni*, substances which h:i\(
ever been tiis.-ovcu'il beloie
Radium biomidc is the stioiiii
est radium salt. ,\ ul jnocluced,
and theie is Utile ot il in exist
once, l'io amounl having been
(>stimaled al Lour grains All
i.idnun ot higlici uUivily 700U
has null] lecenlU been   retained
toi 1 ho experiments ot Processor
and AJiidatiu* Curie and their as
sociatos, bul iiiJormatioii has
now boon loccived lrom Director
Botihiy ol the Socicto Central c>
lhat (hoy expect shortly to put
upon the market a preparation
ol latLiim, chemically pure, or
nearly so, al a cost ol tfOOlio ])er
"lam
NOTICE
Vnliit i-lien lj\ t?i\t ii tli il lliutv ('ivs nfh i
• lull mi tin- iiedci signed inn n.l '■■ apph
l<> I he • hici ('uiniiiissinnci »i Lni'Is »I nl Woiks
il \inuii.i li C foi a linn-el" piuspiit mi
Coal iiml I'eliuleuiii on th< mil >vt nudi -< i Mm <l
I mils silu iu in snm)n.i-l Koouniv ISiiii-ii
( oluniliia
C oimiiL in iiik at •> P"sl phuiKd UM hi
milts noi ih of Un Klnlhiad Unci ami oni
mill i i-l of tin ii'.nli full, <it MkIiiI i n-( I.
ami .iliiiul si vt iitcen miles "list ut Ilu. town ol
J"< imo I! C "li l?loi k IVO mill about Unci
nulls hi si of tin walcislicd ol lln Kuckv
Miiiiiilaiiis In in<rih< nun il pn-t m I1 1 Milli 1 -
-ouiluiist t oint i posi mum not.li *»» ill mis
tin.nic west SOLlianis lliciKi south W chains
theme east i-O t hains to point ol lommern '--
merit  contaiiuntr 610 acres i
Duletin.i  lith  l%i
i K  1   UlLLril  l.oi .uoi
\ j.  *,vi3i:i{so\'  \u;(.iii
Commeni iui; al a posl adjacent lo 1. I
MUlii s souihiasi i Oiui l post bcine; the initial
posi of <; Vt Cunudis (linn ilieuit
noilli SU Wimiis ihetiic 1'iist rsu chains
lln ni e'soulli Si) ( hams ilium- tti'si Nldiains
to pl ui' of bttllnnin..' i nu I nun ii-r Mi\ .Kits
D.itiilOu   I'llh   run
(     \V  Cniiai li (J.Oi.ltoi
\   f.   \uil( i son   Abi nl
CiimiiK ni in,; ill >i po-l ill uilt don (Ik noiih-
«csl toinci Ikiii„' John Osleiheigs nuiial
post ninth oi and adjatonl lo C *.*>' Ouiiaihs
t latin I Ik hi o snuih sll i li mis llit-in t ensl .su
ill.uns Hit mc iiiiilh Sll i hains lliein c wesl H>
( hauls in point ni ikiihiii'ik ( iik nt toiiliiiiiiiK
Mill it l( s
Datcil Oil   I'Mli   ISKii
NOTICE.
Vol K t    1- 111 II i>\   „1    I 11  ill it    tllll t\   ill *.s uftl 1
il Ut ui tin i mli isquill iiittiui t<> apph
totlicl Iml I oiiiiiij*moti. i ol I. lilih mil Woi l.ll \ n ioi I.
NOTICE.
\(lllCt*|s   lll'll'll\     HIM'll    tli.l1    w it li 111
sl\l\   tl.O,s .lilt 1   fl.llc*   I   UlUlltl    Ul    .lll|)l\
Ui iho i'liul ('omniissioiM i ol I ..nidi
.md \\ (ii ks VicUii ui lot poi illusion lo
put I'll.ist* ilu, lolloumji (lesiiibcil land
('oninu in in^ tuunu i li.mis souili ol
Ilu um I heist loinei ol Lot oSOd, Lliein u
loi t\ oh.mis c.isi    iliciut*   loil,\   chains
sOlllll    'llOIKO l()l'l,\   (ll.lllls «ost,  ilicnco
loi l\   i li.uii-    noi tli   to   point   ol   i oin-
moniomi'iil   t oiil.uninii Kill.iou*-
Uati il l(>l li Now miu. i    HK)i
17      ,    I.LOIUM*:  DOIil.b \.S   Lik aloi
NOTK,r. c
Vol It i* I- llt*K'l)\ 111 ll thlll\ (1 l\s nlti'l (hue I
ill t ml to UH'h to tin Chicl Coiiunissiotici of
1.1 mis mil \\ di k^ niiil tin Vssisitini Commission i ol 1. uuls and Woiks of tilt L'lOWIKl ot
Hiilisii Ooliiinhia foi ii li((iis( topiospcM loi
toil iml pi holt um mi ilu  lollnuiii^ (It si nlit .1
I iu<1 sii i mil in ilu   noi tin i ii  poition  ot   Lot
IV I ill tht southeastern poi Lion ol l**isiKooio
II I*.   1)1-111(1    111 lllsll COlllllllllll
Cumuli ni uif-' »l a post iwo milt st iisiol Vldcii
I hit tin n s initial post situ in il on lln wc^Lt in
slope ol I lie ih\ nil* litlwcin Mulish Columbia
md Miu i Lit 'I'm 11 loi \ lliui miles noilli anil
lln uci'tuo null s i isl lion* Ilu noi Ih toil, of n
cicck (iiii|iiuith i alUd Si{iiiih Ciut*k) uhit li
Hows south iliout si".oii nulls iniolhi 1 lat
In ml lint i un I In i n„'I nst or the south loik'ol
the iniilli link ol ,Mu lui i iuck the sum l)tin„'
Ihe iiiili.il posl ol lolin II l'uwoll s (hum
tin in t'soulli cu?ht\ ( h un- ilicnco \\csicij,'hl\
i h un- ilii'iii i' noi III i i-rhl\ i li uns tin nei cAst
iijflut (huus lo jioinl ot (Oiiiineiiti'inciit
LiljouiiiV lln iliiinol Mai*. Lit Moon on the
i lsi lohu 11   1'ohoII   l.oiutoi
^s VI.   \udi i son    *.Kt-nt
Huloil Oc    I'lth   I'll) I
TICKKTS
TO    Wil   1  l>'0-\]     \l,l,
Points Eastc
— \ i \
Great
Northern
Railway
Short   l_/i«c
•ro
Spok
NOTICE.
Vol li i' is licit li\ „'m n Unit limit da*.- iftci
iiiti 1 liilindlii ippn to Ilu (. luel I'tminiissioii
i i ol I. uuls mid Win ks mil the \s-ist nu, f om
iiiis-iinii i ol I, uuls mil Woiks ot (he 1'iowiicc
ol Hi ilish I oliuuhi I toi i Ikciisi lo piospcil
loi i o ii and pcliolciim on ilu* tolliuMiiK ilu
si till d I mil si in it rd iu iho noi Ilu i n poition o'
I.,,I i ,'1: ui Hit sou I hi iistt in ])iu (inn ol l.asl
Koolt'ti t\  Disii u I
( ouiuii'iit inj; il i im-i loi nted on Ihf Hcsletu
slope ol (ho tin ule liclwuti llnlish toluniliia
and Albiiln 'lVniton ono null ninth mil
I In in i llni i null s i ast ol the noi tli hi nu li ot
i i itik (liU'iuiHl'. i al It'll '-'in iw I'n k> winch
How s sunt Ii iliout si mii null s into tin Pl ilhi'.itl
1,1 Mi and inst ol the souili folk ot
Hit* uoiih link ol Mithiltietk the smut lit*
instill inn i il po-l ol \\ at son 0 Sipim s ilmin
iliciut noith so i hums tht'iit i .tost sHihauis
iliinti* sDiiih su (huus tlitnii i.ist si)
i hauls lo point ot i oiiiiniiii i nu ul (outlining
fill) uns uljoiiiiii-' Oi m„i Hi own- il.uin rn
tin (isl     i W.it-on C* S(|iui(   l.oi uoi
is \    I.    Midi I-ON    \^t'Ul
DlUdOd    I'M ll    I'Hl!
,lohn Ostfi licif?, r.oi.uoi
V   T.   \ndi'ison  Agent
Coiiimpncinn at i posl 'plained on uouheiist
ooi in i hcinjitlit niitiiil post, ot .\ I. Aiulei-
-on s i l.nii and iulj.liout n> the noitlnvest toi
nei ot John Oslcihtin's ilium thonti south
Ml i li.mis Iliciut' wist, SO chains Uipuce noith
sii chums thenee cast- SO t hums to the plact ol
l>ef,'iniuii|jf ( omniums.' did .kips
1) ut it on   nili  I'll)I
\   I,   Vmleismi   l.oiutoi
A  I.   \iidi>]son   \({i"iii
( oiiimpni in„' «t i. post plii< pil un the soiith-
'isi eoiiit'i    Iii'iiib I'm initial  post off.coiue
Kunl. s i hum   mill adj.u em to \ f. Andeisons
noi Hit ist coinPi post   them e uoiih Sdtliains
lliein i1 Host SU chains  thenit souih  !>() ( luuns
ilie'mc oist su chains  topliuc   of heKiniiuif,'
coin,UI1I1U' Hid at its
DuulOtt  I'Mh   I'«>I
r,uii,;i! Piuik   I.oiatoi
A   I.   \iideison  A<;( nl
I'oniineiii imr at ii  post  pliintcd on   the noi Ih
wt'st i oint i    ln'iii/ Hit   initial   posi ot   lli'Icn
I lushes s 111.in   tml adjacent  nidiioilh of tin
iioiihcnsl i oi nt'i ol (.eo  I link s (.l.iiui   tlienee
south sii i hiuns   ihenip  f.i-l Ml i hams  thonce
noi ih sll i ham-  thent e \ust SO ( ham-  tnpl.ui
of lii'Kmiun„' i ont.uini u dlO at it-
Dited Ot^   I'lth   1'iin
lli'Icn Unfile-   l.oialoi
A   I.   Muli'ison    \ycnt
C'oniinciii intt n i posljil.uiU'il  on  Ilu   south
utst (in iiim, Iiciiii; ilu  i til 11 ll post or W   I   M(-
Mill.in s t laim   mil hiIjiii flit to llie  iioiUihc-i
i oi nt i nl Helen IIiikIh - s 11 um   them e  uoiih
S(li li.mis  iheuti   tiisi   s'O i linns   lln nil -until
SOchiims   thciut ncl ill ( limns  lo   I Ik    plan
oi liCs'iiuiiiir,' md i;oiitmnin/did ni us
Dili'd Oi toliei 1'ith   I'lOl
W .1 Mi Mi linn l.otatoi <-
L A I. Vndeison Attunl
Coniiuont iiif,' nt a l'"st pi inleil on the southeast coinei litmn the milin 1 posi otllni\e\
Suiuh's tlaun anil adjacent lo llie southwest
coinei of W .1 McMillan's chum liience noi th
Kilthiiins thence h est "ll ihanis iheiu c south
S'chains, tin nt c ensl SO chains io ilu plat e of
hi/ininnj,' and coiitainmtfOK) uns i
Dnltd Odolii i I'llh   IP'
Hai\c> smith   l.omioi
A I. Andeison A^cnt
(onuiieneins at « post plan led on Lli<s noith
nisi ioi in i lie'ing the initial post or K C
11 UNO*,- .laim and uoiih and adjutant lo
IfniM", Smith s i laim ihente souih to (hauls
ihini e hi si Sll t hams llienii noilli SUihniiis
llient i cast SO t luuns lo Ihe plat i ol hi Kinninj,'
com uniiiji dill ,u ies
Dai nl 61 lolin I'ah   l'HM
I'  L Iliine*.   fjtie uoi
\  I.   \ndeisoii   \fjeiil
CoinmeiicoiK at a post planted on  tlie south*
iiisii oi nu   heiiiKlhe initial  post of Noi in.in
t.illespu s cl um   and adj.uent lo  Iho  noith-
wesi toinei   of  Mm*,   ilaluu s daun    them (
noilli Sodiums  ilienie nest so chums  thence
south  so eliains   them e easl SO chains to the
pl k e ot lii'KinniiU'and cotit.iinint,' i.io acies
UiiU'il Oetobei I'Uh   1D0'
Voiman C.ilhspie   f.ocatoi
"ill K   I. Andeison   Agent,
<ane, St  Paul, Duluth, Minne
ipolis, Chicago and Points East
P'li.wvs   ii\ii,*i       ry
  I \si   i i\ii *L
Npw Eqiniimi'iit Tliiou£>hoiit, Day
Cuficlios, Piiliuo nnd Touiist Sloeiieis
Diiunf, iiiul Bullot Smoking Libi.ny
C lla
•' l''oi' 'rick-ids. I ;u,t,i*s;=!nililoi'-: ;ui(l l^ull .
Illl'lirilUllidll.   V;(!;|,||  on  ()!• udtll-CHS''
■any un'i'iu. < .'ro-.i.l1 Ntirl.licrn
I Inil wn.y in1    "• "
A\. 15..C. IllA.N'K'IS'l'ON; (i.W.l'.A.   ■
612 r"htlr ftvmiiio,.SfifiT,T,ln..Wasli.
SHORT LINE
BETWEEN ;'..,
STPAUL»°emCA60
NOTICE.
'1'n.ki: notice- Unit, lliirty duys  nl'ler dale I ii|-
' l.imil lo apply to   iho , Cliiel'  (.'iiiiiinis.sliiiier, or
Lands and Wiirlis. Viidiii'iii. 11. <.'■■. lor. permis-
siiui lui'iil nnd citn-y a way I'liiiher froui the foi
li'i\vlin,',li'M-ril.ei| lninis in   South   K.nsl   Koot'o-
nay:    i •uuimeiieiim at- a poiul. -i» cliains  ivr'sl ur
llie' noillie.-ist i:oi;iii.r  nf T.   Ifoliirrls"''I'iiiiliei-
l.ieeiiei-,.' llieuee iiorlh .so clinins. llieuee wesl Ml
eliitiiis-.yllieni't: south sn chnins.   l.li.ence cn-'l. Mu
cliains lu p1 ii n I, ol ei mi i iie iii-ii in en i.
IJaled Deeemljcr ard. I'.in;!.
50 llOIJEri'J* fiAURlE.
■   i
NOTICE.
Milne* is lieieln (,'iM'ii tli.il .10 day s altei il.itt-
I inu ml lo applv lo tin Chief Loinuiissioiiei of
Lands and Woi Ks and the Assistant Cominis-
sionei of I.aiuls nnd VVoiks or the Pioinue ol
litilish Colunihui foi a license lo piospeil loi
t mil mill pi'ti ileum on the IoIIowiiib desciihed
lmiil situ ited in the niulhcin poi lion of r,ot
IV) I in tin- southeastern poi mm ol Paul Koote-
inn Distill t   Untish Columbia
t'ominem iii„'.tl a post located on the uistein
slope of Ihe iliMdt hettteen Untish Columbia
anil Albeita Tenuoi\ tlnee miles noith fioni
the noith fmli oi a ereels (fioi'uontly iailed
aipiaw Uicc'l.) «huh Hows south about seven
miles niio the riiithi ad ltnei the same beiufr
east oi tlie south roik oi the noith foik of
Miihel t ii'i'k. said stake being the initial post
oi Alilt.ii .1 Mlollieii s ilum thenie mn tli Sii
i luuns thenee e i-a Ml t hams tlienii south SO
chains them e « est SO chums to point oicom-
nicueiiieiii (oiitanuiiii dIO acies adjoining
the t Iniin of Mai t I.ee Moon on Uio norlli
Allien.I   llleiheu   I.oi.uoi
4S A   I.   Vndeison,  \j;cnt
D.ltcd Oct    I'lth. !'«•!.
li t and Hit llipiitV"Coiuii]T-lOii-
1 of I. mils mid \\ oi I.* foi sniithi isl Koolen \
II ( foi i Illinois io piosptii lor Coil
mil I'i tiriliiim on lln lollottiiv Ucsiiibiil
lands situ ited in tin -until t isiiin pmiiuu of
Last ICoott mn   III    -
Commi nciiiK     'it    ■■     post   plaited   a bout
folllLllll   milt,-   lUlltll   ll   tin    1  1 lllll  id Hun
mid  tbout l'< null s easl (it tin   lotwi   of  Pi line
!!(     on Him K 1 i'i( ami  ihoul llm t miles  i uM
ot th, uoitit  loikut Mithil  mil,   and  about
om    mlh   ttisi  of  1 lit   ttalt isheil ol Ilu   Kotkv
Mountain Haivi    In in/ tin   uoitlitust (Oinei
i.nl    initial   posl   of C    11     Kupi'ii's   daini
theme south hi ■ luins  iheiu e « est SO chain5
rl'.em e noith il) chmns  tlu-mi- east SO chains tr
I unit of t'ouiiuem em< in  ( ontaiiiiiiL'i 40 mck s
lJatid On   Hth  l')0!
(    II   Itupi 11   l.oi ami
\   I.   Mult ison    \i;eni
f oiiiiiu iieiiij;   at   a     post    planted    on     Ilu
iioillnti sli oint i   In in/ the initial post oi Malt
Veil 11 s i hum    mil  adjai i nt  U>   Lln.   11011116.11-1
toiiuiofC  II   Itupei 1 s 11 11111  iheiu r south tn
i 1.tuns  Ihe-iite t iisi si) diaius    Iheiui   north   sll
1 hauls them 1 west so i hanis to  point 01  10111
iiii-uii incut  1011I iiuiii'-'i.io nics
llllnl Ocl   I'M 11   I'UH
Mm ti.Viall   I.oiatoi
\   I.  Andeison   \„rciil
('oiiiuieiiiin/     at    1   post   pl.iulid    011   tin
south«1 si nu 1111   Ik Ins Ihe initial posi of Jsa ii
M   I.iimii 111 s 1 I din    md adjai cut to llie 1101 th
itest  loinei   or   Mm\    Vea 11 s   tliiiin    theiut
1101 tli sn 1 li.tiiis   Ihi'tin   e isi  su ilmin.  theme
souili silt hums tin 111 c* west su< hauls  to  point
ot 1 oimueiii eiiieiit loiit.ilnuiL l.ll) at ie.
U.itid Od  I'lth   1'iot
Isaac M   l.t man   I.ik ami
A   I.  Aiiilcrsoii  Ageiit
CoiniiieiK in/ nl a post planli d on the  south
111-1 coinei   hemp Ilu initial po-l ol   l-'lnici   I.
I.Viniiu's (I111111 and adjai 1111 10 the  south'.*.est,
101IKI   ot   Is.un   M     I.milill s   ( bum    ilicmi
noitli SO (liains  ihem e iwsl so diaio-   ihentt
south so ( liiiuis  Ihem e 1 ast so elmins 10 poiul
of ( oiii.ueiiieineiil t tml.1111111/ olo at 11 s
Dilcil Oil   I'lth   I'K) 1
' nimei I.   I,tin 111   1.in.iliu
1 \   I. Andeison  A|/ent
Coiiumiii in1/ 11 a posl pl 'iited 011 the souih
«esl 1011111 heni)/ the initiil post nl O I,
•lohnsoii s cl tun mid south and nlj.it c 111 10
M,u\ Vinl] s (Kunl tin uci 1101 Hi to 1 hams
thenie nisisii ihiuiis thcnii -011th su 1 hams
ihente ttisl sii (hiuns to point of 1 oninu nc*
menl loiil.u 11111/<> 10m us
Hand Oi l   1'ith   I'UH
1     O   I.   lohnsoii   l.oi uoi
*.   I,   \11de1son    \«t 111
COIIIUII 111 111!/ Ill II  1'0-t   pi.Mill ll Oil    Till     solltll-
easl ecu in 1 bem;,' Hit initial post ot Win
Hudson s 1 lunu mil adj.111*11110 Hit «oiith«osi
loimi 01 0 I. lohnsoii s claim llienii
noith so ihiuiis tin mi ivesi so 1 hanis Hume
south so chains tin nei east so ihanis to tin
point of t oiiiiik uceuii ill 1 iiiitiiuuiu.' 010 11111.
Diileu Oi t  I'lth   I'UH
\\ 111   Hudson   l.ocnloi
S   lj   ViiiUisiiii    \/ent
ClinillleiK 111;/ 111.1   post pl um ii on tin   noilli
wesl   ml 111 1     lain/   the initial   posl   ul   Mint
Mnh.ii s d. 11111    ind   1101 th  ol mid  uljuiui to
Kaai   M   I.Miiitn s 1 hum   lliein 1 south siidiauis
theiut   1 isl'Ut h mis  tin uci 1101 th so i I .litis
ihence 111 si so (hains  10 poi 111 01  louimtiui
nient lOiitiiinniKOlO at ies
Oiled Oi I   pith   l'liR
1 Mux Mall 11    l.oi ntoi
A I, Andeison \/enl
Coiuiii^iiiniK 11 a posi pl tilled on Ihe south
\tost Kiinei hung Iho initial post of Man
Douglas I'l'ins 1111111 mil uljatini 10 the
noithiM'si coinei 01 iMtut M ill u s claim
thenee 1101 th 80 i hams Unmet (list bo chains
thent e south SO 1 hauls iheiu e wesl so di uns
to point 01 i oiiimcui 1 mi nl (0111111111111/ 1,10
aoii s
DittulOd   I'llh   I OH
'      M.u\ Doiij/las I'.ivn   I.oe.uoi
\ r, Mideison Airunl
Coinnient Hit' <n .1 post planted 011 tht
noitheiist i oinei Iiimiik the nun il post ol Win
I lupin's tlaun nnd itljattut to tin uoi ih west
i oinei of Mai \ Douglas I'cmi s (laim, tht me
south Sll ch uns Hit 111 c *.-. 1 si Si) diiuis iIiciik
noith Ml ( h uns tlienci imM Miliums 10 poml
of coiiiineuet iiieni ( out 1111111/ 010 ,k it s
D.ittd Oi I I'lth   i'OI
Win   I lushes   l.ocitloi
r \   I.   Vncleisoii  Ageiit
CommeneuiK in 1 post planted on tlie south
east 1 oinei being the nut] il post of Win i:
\\ lieeloi s 1 hum and ul intent, 10 thcnoiih-
eiisi ennui ot Audi IttMiohl s ilum
ihem t 1101 tli so 1 h.iuis ihente west so di.uns
llienue south so , hains thent t eisisniluin*
lo point 01 loiiinu ik t iiieni mm 1 mm/ <'10
icies
DattdOct   I'llh  I'Wi
Wm  1".   Whtelei   laitattu
",0 \   f,   Andeisoii  Aitont
NOTICE.
Ni in e 1- In rel)\ |<i\eu ih it tlurt\ dat- afie
dan   I nitiutl to ipph to iheC ha rt iiinmission
11 ur f.tnds iI1(( works   11  Vntiuii    IK     foi
,i'J»int\ om  vim umbii la asi   um 1   tin   fol
lowi 1/ 1 mils in Voith  i; ist   iCooti u.i-\      (0111-
liiciit 111/ jt a post jil.i'Ui (1 1111 tin enst   bank  of
the iMiuieiiiit Km 1   il uul-1 Mn mile-noilli Oi
JotJiih   ihem t east 120 1 li tins   thence  south
Md chmis tlienci fti-t lOchiuis  tlienii tenth Mi
ihains  iheiu e t.isl 10 1 hanis  tl'ente south Jin
chain-  iheuti 1 >i-t in 1 hauls  ihenie-ouih  Hn
mon 01 less to tht noi th *imu of s ud f,u. -T, *i.
Ihf m 1  west, alone said north   I111111 J10 1 ham-
llicmt noith liodiun-  tlttnct itest  40 chain-
the.ii t noith 210 t h mis theme  w-i -m ihain-
ihciiee noilli so (li mis  tin nee \\«sl ]-'()  chains
them i  noitli 80< n.iins   iheiKf  east   inn  duins
10 place 01 bpffinnuif;
Dated Uus irih d.n »' \'o\wnlier lg01
iohv i:wi.v
NOTICE.
Vonce is hereb\ giten that tliiii\ days afiei
date I intend to apph to the Chief Conunis-
*iouri of Land- and Woiks \uioua for ?
L"tteiit\ om M.11 lunbei hast oierihe follon
1111,' lands 111 V01 ih 1: ist Kootei^ —Com
meming tin post pl uitetl 011 the east bnulc 01
Ihe K'ooieii.H liiM'r ihoul s( ten iiule-s noith 01
Lot Win them 1 enst sn dnliis iheuc- noith
i4* chains iheiu 1 im-l 40di.iliis theiut noith
loo chains them e tttsi 401 luuns thence north
SOdimns thence «1 si Ul ihanis Ihente noilli
lOOthauis tliente nest I0( hains ihctu e noult
siK hauls Iheiieettcsi UOtliuiis ihenie south
*,() chains iliiuii easttOdi.uns iliinit south
IMIihauis Iheuti east (I) i ham- thent t- souili
Silt hams thenee 1.1st 10 diaius. Ilu in c south
ItOdotms lliente east 10 (luuns llitme-outh
'10 ih mis Uniu e east Jlll'i hams In the pl u 1
nf IiC!/iiuuiii/
Dnliil this irtli da\ of Vmembei l'«M
ill A.VmtDW  li   dltAfJl.
NOTICE.
Votu e  is heieby /non thaiihutt davs afit
ilate  I, intend  to applv to the Cliiel Co.nini —
sionei of Lands and Woiks mid to tht   \ssistmil
roiiiinissioiiei of Lands and Woiks of tin l'io
I im e of Iii nisli Columbia foi a hi t use 10 pios
pei t   for  (oil    uul petioleinu on the follo« In/
ilesenlicd 1 md, siiuiiteil 111  the   Voiihein  poi
lion of Lot li'it 111 the soiilhe istein i>oi Hon  of
l.asl ICoouua*. Disimi  llntisli Columbia
Comment 1111'   at   a   post    Planted   on    tin
iiestein    slnpi   of  Ihe  ill uric   bettteen Hiltisli
( olumbia and   Albeila  'I'i intuit    »dj lit to
Ihe 1101 (hnusl 101111 1 posl nl .lames \- lulls
(l.i 1111 l lies uiie beintrllieinitl tl post of Wil I nun
I: Sciulikti s danii tht 111 e south SO ihanis
thence -west su ( hums ihente 1101 ih SO (hauls
theme cist SO ih.iins 10 point or commeni t
mem   1 ontiiinliii/ OKI, ai ies   ailjiniun/ .loseph
II It-1 lit 11 s (I um on the noith
Willi tin 1,  Sdmckii   I.oiatoi
18 A   L  Aiiileison, Aki'iu
Drtlcd Oct    I'llli. J'W:{
mixj:k_\]. ACI
1   I'OHM   I      j
Cl.UTiriCATE   Or   IMHROVI'MKN'TS
Ydiic   .•ll,l('iit,i(iii    in   ciillui'l   '1.(1     Mic
I'iiincoi- liiiinU-rt" i.fiiins (if tlie ;'Mi
\vit,iikcc X'. SI, r,iiiil-l.lailwii1V.'"'"ri'r: only
IK.'H'i'.ot. I.ntins in Uuj world."
S'011 will Iiiid it' desirable l.o! ride on
'i'lnisi: l,ru.ins'wlii:n ^ninj,' Uiliny |)oint. in
Miu. lOiisLijivii.. Sliil.es , or (Viin.-idu.. 'Plicy
coiliiccl. with .-ill 'rriinse-iinl.inenlal
'fritins, iind all 'I'ickcl., A'u-ciil.s still
tickets.   '.'..'!   A
'.I'N.ir' I'lti-I.her inforii'iutioii, intinplilcts,
etc. usk any Ticket A^enl. or
It. 'h.  FOl'AK li'.  S,  I'lmVI',,
Pass.' Aycnt, Conera! Au-ont,,
SPOKANE. P0P.TL.AND.
NOTICE.
Notice   is   liercli.v   •j.ne-'ii   til.ll   tlm t\
il.i.\s alter date I intend to ap|)l.\ tn llie
( lncf     < (iniiuissionci     of   Lands   and
Win les and the  \«,»istsint <'oiiiiiiis-,ioiici
ul l.iinds iind W ni ks,  nl   tlie   I'khiikc
of   Mulish   ( olinnhia    toi   a license   in
inospeel loi  coal and poll oleum on Ilic
loi Inw 1 n*i di si 1 1 bed land si 111,11 ed in the
noitliiin   poilion   of   l.ol    IV.H   m    llie
southeastern |)(>rtion oi ICast   Kootenay
District. Britisli i-'olitnibia:   Ooiiiitienc-
inu- at, a post louaftid on the   iv.csi, slopii
of the divide between British (.'(iliiiubia
and Alberta, territory   one   mile   north
iti id cast, of .the north branch  of'a crook
I frequently ealleil St|iijiw creek)   which
llpWH south til 101 it suveii miles   inlii   the
KlaUiead Kivisr. iind eust nf the  source
of the.south, fork (if the   north   fork   of-
Michel crt*i:k. llie. siiine   lieiiio-- tbe   in-
itinl   post  of   (leoruc   Mrown's   chiiin,
ibence north fSU chitins. thence   east ,S0
eliiiins, tlienee south Sll chains.-thence
Vvesi; SO,cliains to the place.-of be.uiiiiiinu-
contiiitiinu- C,4l» iteres.  ......
('jeoi'tfo-1 iniwu. I.tiealor
A. I.i. Aiidersou, A^eut
y Dated Oct. 19th. I'J&i. +8
NOTICE.
Nolu e is hciebt s,rn en that tint l\ dn\s mier
date 1 I ..Lentl to npplv to the Clnci ( omuns
sioner of'l,anils and Uoiks and tin Assislani
C'omniissioiiei of Lands mid Woiks 01 the I'm
Mnei* of liiuish Columbia foi a Iueusi to
piospccl foi toil and peiioleum oil the lollou
tnti (leseiibed 1 uul situ ited in the noilheiii
portion 01 r.oi 4VH 111 ihe southeiistei u poition
of Ilasi ICooieiiin Distnti Mulish ( oliiiiibia
Coimiiciiiiiii? in 1 post located on ilu ttesttin
slope 01 the ilmde bcttteen Hi iti«li Columbia
md Albeitn Ten 1101 \ one milt uoiih and
ihem e thtee miles enst of llie 1101 ih luaiiih of
i 1 leek (iicquenth i tiled S(|uav Cieekl »Iik h
tto«s south about seven miles into the I'liit-
liendHitei and e i-l to Llie souiee ul the -outh
foi k ol tilt noith lotk ot Mk hel ci( ek On same
heui),' the initial po-t ol a I, Cia« loid s< lam
thence north SO 1 li un- theme east so chains
tin ntesouth soeli uns them e nest sl)( ham- to
point of 1 omiiii ineiueni (oniauimir nio mis
idjoinint; I   iMiitnei s chum ou the 1101 th
S   L'CniMlord    f,ot nni
IS A   I,    Vndtisou    \jt nt
Dated Ocl   llili. l<l()-i
NOTICE.
.Nonce is herein ifivcn lli.it .1(1 ila\-
tfici dale I shall ,ippl\ to thei'hief
l'oniini-.sioin 1 of Lauds and Uniksiinil
Ihe Assislani < onmiissionet of Lind-
ind Works of the J'iomikc of Mritish
Collimhl.l for .I license to ptospeet fill
(oal and pull oleum 011 tbe follow mu
iii st 1 1 In cl laud situate in Ihe 1101 thei 11
portion of lidti H'l.t. in the •.iintlicasleni
poll ion ol P,.is| ICoolena\ District, liiit-
|s|i ( olumbia coiniliencin<> at a jxist lo
i.itcd tin Ihe west el n slope of 1 be ill \ ide
lietwcen I!) nisli ('oliiiiibia ;iud Alberta
Ten mn y two miles west of the 11011I1-
tast (In net post of Wm K. Sehrieker's
(l.um the -..line lii'inj; the initial posl
ol lames \ Monies claim Mumik
south .SO chains thonce east sO chains
ihence north SO 1 li.uns thence west 8(1
(li.tiiis t(i the pl.u e of bfoiniiinu. con-
liimnu bill aci t's. ad]oininu tin* cliitni
of  \lden  I. Mlethen on the noi tli.
lames  \   Moote   Locatoi
IT A.I.    \ndi 1 son   ,\»enl
Dated Oct    I'lth   I'll! I
NOTICE.
Hodie  Mineral ' laim
Situate li' the fort Steele Mnilnp l)i\ 1-1011 of
>.-ist Kooteiia*- Dlstnt l
Where located - (in th' tte-t lirunn of the
*5t  Mart s River
Take notice thai I    Ihiihs   \    Hum    Frte
Miner s   Certificate   No      liMx.'i     iftent   foi
.fo-eph   H    Wnsrht    I'M!    No     llMnili     Cad
l»   Toon    F' !*.f f      \"o      nwi.il      Robert   W
Kiddell    1'Vlt     \'o       H7i-,T- uul    ()(t,m
llubois free M.'itr s  feitffiisi.   N'o      Brt40(rJ
intend   sittv da\s from  the date   hcreof    to
appl> to the Mining Rucorde. 101   a OrulKate
01 Improveinenis  for the purpo-e of obtaining
1 Crown Grunt of th>- abote claini
And further take nonce lhat action under
neetion 37 must be commenced beioie the ls»u-
uue oi such Cer'iilctfie of Impio\enients
Dan il this 35ili da\ of Otobei   A D   l&od
fi J    \   lURVE*!
NOTICE.
N'oiu a is lii'n b\ i?iien that t\e the undei
signed tlni l\ (lavs after date intend 10 apply
loilu Chief Commis'ioiiei nf Lands iml Woik-
at \ u 1011a nu a hceice to luosiicct for (oal mul
peiioleum on the rolloutng dc-inbed laiid-
siiii.ilt-111 Soutluasi Koolt 11 iv liriiisli fnluin
hi 1 ami iit-(i 1 In il as follows
1 ( omiiK'iiiin/ .11 a post planted siTieeu
miles noith of ihe riHthtiid RiM-r and mm
miles 1101 th of ilu Ilacki tin'ioup mil west of
llie south foi k of the noi 111 folk of Michel
iuck on liltx k ivn ibout If, miles east 01 the
(own of I'triiic and Um mills west of the
miteislied of tin 1{0( kj Mountains beliij,' the
initial posi nl C.ioiffC ltussill s 11 um theme
south so 1 hams ihenei west so ( hains ihence
noilli Wi 1 h tins ihent e nisi so ihains to ihe
pl i( e of hec'innliitf   1 oniainini; (,loaens
(.i:OKC. I. lflTSSi:i.L  f.ocatoi
\   I. Andeison Acen't
Dati'd ()(t  1Mb  I'kh
1 Commeiicinir at 1 posi planted adj 11 ent
lo tin noiiheasl ( 01 nei ol Cto Kussell s dnliil
hLiiic' Un 1 nil 1.1I j.ost of I f. Jones claim
thent. south SO 1 hams theme east WI chains
tin nit uoi th 80 t hains theme west SO chains
10 lh( jilai ( of bec'inniiu.' ind i oiit.uniut; rttu
11111 « I  (..   .IONKS  Loniior
\   I.  Andeison   Aki nl
Dmiddil   Kith   loot I'i
minti:i;al act
(K1HM   I-   )
is* II,
NOTICE
N'otltO is liuicllj  „rlM*n III ll lllll It   dl\s    lfl( l
(lite I intend to iippl*. lo tin finer Commission
el or Iannis iiml Woi ks md the \sslsluni ( om
linssionei of Lauds and Woiks of Ihe I'lotinn
ol lit ilish Ciiluinbla lot a license In piospnt
foiioiiland ])eiioleuui on ihe follow Intr di s
cilia il land situ ill d in Liu* mil thei u poi lion ot
lotls'H In the soutlK iisk rn portion of I'isi
Itontcua*.  lllsll lit,   liriiisli ( oltiinbla,
Coiiiinciieliu,'at a post loi ill don the westtin
slope of the dn ule between Hniish Coliimbln
mil Ube 11 Ten 1 ton one mile 1101 th uuleisi
ol Un noith bianch of t 1 ieek ffiequenth
Hilled *sr|u nt Cn elt) How Ihk south 1 tiisi.uni
ol about seven miles into llie rimheail Unci
nud east ol ihe souiee of the souih foi k of the
11mHi foik of Michel 1 reek the sum, licui),'Ui(
niitiiil post nf loh 11 i: Humphries < hum thence
1101 th 80 chains thence west so duuiis ihenc
south si) <h mis thence east su 1 hains 10 tin
pin nl 01 commencement (oniHiiuue MO acies
luhn T.   Humphries   l.otatoi
|s A   I.   Videi-on    Vctiit
Daietl Oct    l'»th. IW.
NOTICE.
Not ico is hei cln s>i*.en that tlm t\
da\s aftei'date I shall apph lo the
< lncf t'ominissioiiei 01 Lands and
WorK-s and the Assistant ( ominissioiiei
of Lands and Work's of the I'i ounce of
liriiisli Columbia loZa license to pi na-
pi cl foi 1 oal and pet 1 oleum 011 the follow uio disiiibed land situate in the
noithein poition of Lot 43*J"1. 111 the
soiithc.isiei 11 poi lion ol Last k'oolon.i.*.
I>i-irnt Mnli-h Coliinibia eommeno-
11115 .11 .1 post Im all d on the wesiei n
slope ol iho dl\idi bit ween Mi itish
( olumbia and .Allieita terntoiv ad-
l.icenl lo the 1101 tlnvost coinei
post of Liimcs A Mooics claim
Ihe same I toi 11 ir thi, initial post of
Samuel I'lli-s cliiim thenee south SO
chains'thonce wist SO 1 h.nns theme
1101 th SO 1 hams thonio cast s(i (hains
lo Ihe place ol lioummi)". ■ (ontaminu
(■40 acic-,i(l]Oiniiio tho ( laim ot I.imcs
\. Mom 1. on the west
SanitK 1 I 'ties. Lot atoi
17 A    I     Alirlci son   Aycnl
Haled ()( t    I'lth    l'KM
NOTICE.
I'lke   Notice  thnt siv^ di\s irteiditi   I 111-
tliul to make applit mon to Hit Clnel Coinin s
sionei   of  l.mi'ls   mil Works  \i(iorl»  fur pei
mission   to  pun hnse  the  following desi nbul
I uuls in Souili 1* isl Koolen i\       f oiiiiik m iiv
II a point on the notih bank of  Sprunr  Ciul
iliout o.it -half mile from I'ei 1 \   t ri ek    thou-
vast 10 ( hanis them e north  .11 (lmuis  llienii
ensl   10 1 hains    tin nee  south    '0 1 li.uns to tin
point of ( oiinuenieiiieiit ■ out 11111111; Mi uns
Plied at Crmibrooli   Odobtrilsi  piO!
I, UOlillllT O    l|-\-\-|V(,s.
I nt 111 11 * 11-   III-   IMI'Uin'l mi s is
'IT
NOTICE
1 OK     T VI      LI'.V'IV.     LOliI*.     ( 1,Iii
MIS'I K VI,   CI.MMS
Sltllilli     111   the    I'Vill    Sieele   .\Imiuu;
Division of Miist Koiiteiniy.District..
,;Wh«it* -  locat'ed:—   On -.. Shepberd 's
(iiilcbiiud' Moulder CrecU-, Wild IforM-
Creek'. ..V; - '" " ' A
TA KK ,V()TIC!•: that, I. David Newell. I'Yce .Miller's (''crtilic.-iM' No.'
I!7.'.lir.l iiieni. lor David Crillith. Krec
Minor's (Jertiliciife. No. M(iOII07, intend,
sixty days ', from the . date- hereof,
to apply .to. fhi.1 .M ininu- 1 tecorder for if
Certilieate of I inproyi.uno.nts. for the
purpose of obtaining- u, Crown ('rant
of the iilHivc* claim. '■■■■■..
And further liilfe notice t.luit iielion.
under section .'IT. must be eoiinueneod
before the jsstiiincc of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated, this Ifllh day of Oct.! 11)0.",.
43 A DAVID K. NEWELL
NOTICE.
Phiili davs tflei d He tne underslttned lunml
In ipph to tin fhii f foiiiinlssloin 1 or I mils
ind Umks ill \ lltiirn HI fur a s))iiIhI
liienci u> Mil and t im iu,i\ tinih, 1 uff tin
follow mir di si 1 ibed 1 mils I umiueni Ini.' nl 1
jinsl pllllllil ll ilu lioilhwist < ui ni r or Lui
uiiuiIk 1 "'I'll l.ionp I Ilu me 1 iiiiului; soml
lull li.uns ihtiui wist lOihuns thinie noilli
lull huns tin lite 1 is) III < h uns 10 tin phn.uf
l.i„')iiniiil'   Old 11 n s moie or less
|) in d I Ml h dn v of S'um mbi 1   I'm!
Is Ciuw s N*t st 1'nss l.nmli. 1 1 t,    Lui
V NOTICE.' A      :    A
N'ullce Is hereby nlveii Hull thirty diiy.- cufu-i
iliile 1 Intend 10 apply 1.0 the Chief (.'uuimission
eruf l.niuls and Works and Ihe Assistant Coin
nilsslunei-, 1 >f Liinils nnd Works of llie ihe I'm-
vltiec d Hrllish ('liiliiinlilii. fur 11 hei'llse |.i
priispei'l fur coal iiini pi'trnli'iim .111 tli,. fullua-
Ini/ described html, situated In Ihe nun li.-rn
pnnlon'of l.(>t l.V.':t. lu thf suuilieaslei-n.|iui-tlnii
uf |.-.iisl K(iiite'iriiy.l>lslrleVV llrllisb Cnluiiilihi
Coiiiineiu-iiu: at, a post planled un ihe tiesiei 11
slope or the divide between . liriiisli f'uliiiul.hi
nii'l Albi'iln Territory; two miles nurtb of tin:
stiiitlieiistenrnei- t*"s:t of Joseph llliu.ht'n'.s el 111111
llii' siime''beiiii; the Iniiiiil pusl nf ,|iiines I'..
I lull's I'lu-lin-. thenee souih . sn eliains
tln'iiee ensl Sii chHins thenee noilli HO elmins.
llieuee west SO eliains t.u t'liint uf (■uinmeiiee-
ini'iil.. ('oiitainluj.'mo acres, luljoliilni.. William
Mjirklianr^ el-.iini on the iiorlli.
.lames K. Hell. Locator
IS A. I.. AnilerKDii. Agcnl
Dated Oct. 19th. 19U3.
NOTICE.
Notue is lieu In .{i ven ih u ihu t\ ilm. tfti'i
dale I iiiuiul lo apph lo llie Chief Coinnils-
siouet of Lmuis 1 nit Woiks nnd lln \ssist un
Commissioner or Luidsand Woiks of the l'io
vince of Hritish Colnmbiii foi it llieiiseto
piospei t for 1 oitl ami pen oh um on the follow-
niK describnl IhiuI situ ited In the noiihei 11
imrtloii of IiOl l.'M in the soutbeasieiii poilion
of List ICootenav Uistnit   Hniish Columbia
C omiiieni iiik at 1 post I• I tilled on the westei 11
~Iopi of ihe divide lnlwtin Hritish Columbia
uul \lbeili I ei 1 um \ aiUnniuij? the south,
nest t (unci post of William Murkh tin s t htuu
Ilu same beim.' ihe initial post of Joseph
lllellieii s claim llinxi 1101 th ei^'hlv chains
thenee vvesteich tv chains ilunce souih einliiv
■ hains tin lite east evhtv chains 10 point of
toiuiiit in einciii i on.aituim' MO acies adjoiinui,-
ihe 1 laim of John II   I'owell on the noith
loseph Hleihen   Locator
tv \   I.   Midi t son   \sreiit
Dated Oct    l''tb    MO!
NOTICE.
N'oiiee is lieiebv triven thill tllll tv iIhvs if tt 1
dan I intend lu npplv to the( hiet Commission
1 r 01 Lands and Wmk- uul the AssMan, Com-
niissionei of I uuls iml Works of thel'rovmie
uT Untish Columbia loi « licensi 10 piOspeit
for (Oil nn I petrnleiiiii on the followiimilt
si rlheil bind sun itt iim tin iioiihern poi 11011
of Loi It'I tit ilu soulheaslern portio'i 1 t*i
ICunuiiav  lUslini   Hrllish C olumbia
( oiiitneiu inc nl ^-post ai-|jni ent to llli noith
.nst (ornei po»i of lohu II Powell s claim
lieiiu.'tin lulu il post of John Vithurs elauii
ihem c south t i„'hiv 1 h mis theme eist ei^luv
di mis tin m 1 1101 ih t'lf-'bu i hams ihem 1
wisiiiL'htv t li mis 10 pointer comment eiueni
1 outlining Mn u lis adjoinln.'tin ilum 01 v
I    Criwluid un 'In   1101 th
lolin Miliin   Locator
I" v   l   Mul, r*on    iii,'( nt
Daled Oi I    1'Mh    I'll)!
NOT1C3.
Nnllie    I-    lieiebv     "IVlIl    lli.ll  tllll l\
d.ivs afti 1 dati I shall .ipph 10 tin
< hn I ( iiirifiii-sirinf 1 of hands anil
W ui U» and the \-sistanl ( oininissiom 1
of l,;inds and Wj'irks of the. Province of
I'.rilisb ('iiluiiibia. forn license. 10 pros-
|iV-et fur cnul and, petroleum on llie fol-
lotvinu described html, .situated'' in th,.
non hern portion of hot •|,r>ji.'l.,< in ihe
• uul lleuslern pui'tlon of . Kasl K'ooteiiav
I listrici; liriiisli ('olumbia.- cojiiiiieiic-
inuy ut 11 post Infilled ; iiiljoiniiiu-
tlieiiortbeusl corner post nf (Jenre'f W.
( i'DcII's chiim. the smile hcinir tin- iniiiiil post nf .lolin IIV Mc(.'raw's . claim
thence north SO eliains. thenee e*asl SO
cliaiiis, I hence south SO chiiiiis, thence
west SO chains tn tiie place of be.iVjnuJuu
con lui 11 injrii 10 iicrcs. iidjoininu- Anl Imnv
Smith's claim on the. north. '    Z
.lolin II. McfJriivv. hociiior
47 A. 1^. Anderson. Atreiit
Dated Oct.. lath. iyu3.
WHM TJJK PRO.^PEC'IOK. FORrJ   STEELf*;.  J3.  r     DECKMHEK   in.   no.  Hi   >  The best aud safest way  to.   keep      Bab3''s    skin  ' healthy is to use only   ,  BABY'S   OWN  SOAP  Pure,    Dainty,    Dt-licate.  Beware  of  Imitations.  ALBERT TOILET SOAP CO .  Hfrt.   MONTREAL  North Star Lodge  ?&hz 3?rtf0:p��cttft\  SATURDAY.   I >KC., 111.   l!Ki;;  ���:-nmmnmmmTTwn nrTmnTTYTTmmm-;-  I   LOCAL NEWS.  1  Al Jones came down 'from   the.  Norlli .Sini- mino Wednesday.  - rvu-w.ruywrtTuwru^nj^ns}njyririj^r^^ tp  5 ' ^ :.-} *-?*���?-���> f; :s-i- >��� -..?���?^-3^.^^���^���^*:^:fe;o;*���^���^^s-?^-I;��***^s��l(^���***���s^;s���o�����^^^A���I^p^  i Impe^i ���itoSlnad'1 PThe Canadian Bank of commerce f  \ CAPITAL (paid ..,��� -    -    S2.983.R9ti        , b\\ head officr-toronto. ' ���!  �� ��� REST ACCOUNT       -    -    $2,036,33fJ I'i %  REST ACCOUNT  Head    OFFice���Toronto.  Robert Lit Ik' relurnod   from a  ���rli-il io Perry Creek Monday.  J.   Li'.   Jewell,   Fernie.  was at  Steele Monday on htisine.ss.  Harnsier S. Herchinor   was at  .Steele on le��al business 'Monday  There is a momentary   lull   in  loiiLiiiiE*- on aceoiuii of no snow.  i!  5! -  T. i:. Mi-:i:i:!'r"i'. i'1-i'.-.iiii'iii   n. i:. w i i.kik. \ ' i',-,.s ;i��(i c,.,,. vi.,n. <-cj '\  h,    Ai;i':.\'Ts   in   i:i;k\t   i:i:it\i,\    u.,vi-.   i;:i���i;, -,:: i on.i.ai.1  ->i..   ,-,  iZ I     ' I I t ( I < 1 I I *~f  51 A  London.  A (Iciu/i'iil liiinkiiiL*  I Iiimih-,., Tr:ui-.ii.-n*il.  P   '��  3]      Savings Bank Department '��� fiiieres! allowed on <lopo-.11*.      ,^|^,  I'aiil *i|i C;i|iii;il .-|.S.7(in.(i(il):   IIimtvc i'unil ^.."1.0(10,000:  A!.1.|.(.(.;itc KcMiui'ccs Out SK'i.OOO.OOO Nov. :HUli.   l<Mi:i.  I muliiu office: <���<��� l.ninhui'U si rem. r. <'.. ,  \e\\   Noil. Oll'icc:   Hi r.\cli:iiiKC I'l.-u'c  And Jill liiMiiclw-i in t'niiadu and I lie United St si It's.  Cranbrook Branch.  F. H. MARSH. Manager    a  %   Cranbrook Branch.  *  F. C. MALPAS. Manager.  |  rhnhiinttittuumuiWni^^ | * ' ^ ^ **X **+ <+***<���*���***<*+** *** *^*****4*<.w*v*��*W*ft#*  The   iiimtiiiic   .y-ason    of   lt)0:i  elo-.ed on Montiay ai iiiidni<_,!n.  H  HAW  NO. 30.  A.  F. AND A. M.       C.  K.���B. C,  TOUT ST!:KLK    li   V.  (leoriio SooU'and Otto Meiers,  i'Vrnie. were in town "Wednesday  <in biisiiie.-><.  M A. Bealo. Cranhroolc, was  yisitiny lijs sister Mrs. X. .A.  Wall'iiiyer on Wedne.sdav.  IU>|>ulitr   uieet:in!.'s���1st   Tuesday    ui   i-m-h {      'i'i, .     ,,,.;,,       ..m,,,,   (������,l    i^..,..,"!  nioiiih ut i-l^oVhielc      VMtU* llr.-lh.-n. .0)      .''U     }? in* 1 OIll   'lllld  .lo rry     ���  loiuuiiiyiiiviu'd - : %v i M reeoiveat IheOnental llololj  Ion Christmas Day. '        j  Klk Kfi't'i* Lodee,   I'V-riiu*.   rosul.tr  merlin,}:- j ' *      c  Held Ilrsi Frlduv of I'.u'li uiutstti., i        r\    i .       i   '    i    ...     .-. ���        >. i  j     1). lJaoby lett   Steele   Monday j  (Ji un brook Lodge. Cr.mbiJbk   rc��uUi   uitfcl- ; [Or  Pilli'liei' ClVOlv.   tO   be    absent,  lilies held on the tbird Thijrsti:t> oi i-iii'li iKviutli   'moil   <ii*',ill" ��� ���  J. Hi.si.ui", Secretary.  j   ,A   little  dnuirhior  nrrivoil   tit I  Rocky Mountain   Chapter    |t'ie>.ome of .Joseph AValsh, Mon j  N'O. 125.. R. A.M.  PORT  STEELE, Ii. C.  il '  Regular m<*etin��To���2nrl'fluidity in  each month at i-io-lu o'clock.  T. T. McVitiie.' P.L.S.. was at I  i Galloway   this   week   Miryeyiiii;-]'  .   i limber locations.   �� , ��7  Sojourning r'��mj)fiuiotis aro cofilittlly  - invituil.   '  , i a  R. L. T. Gai-hkaith Suribo K.   i    '   Professional.  E. SmaU. M. A. Ueale, Harry  Fairtield arid E. Elwell were at.  Steele Sund'av last.  HARVEY, McCARTBR& DUNBAR  o BAKRISTERS AND SOLICITORS"  CRANHROOK.      -    , |!.C.  ' (   ( ii i  W. R. ROSS  Barrister       -       - '      Solicitor  NOTAKV, PUBLIC ���,  CONVKYANCEH. . .  .   - ,       Fori   Steele,   P..    0,  TH OM A S    M"c V I TT1 li  F* ��� Iw ��� 9�� ���   <Jc   C- 0 ti ���  Mi'Grl, Sieele B.C.  I''niri' S'l'Kiu.h. lii:vni.iii'Mi.NT syniiiimtm Ltd  I.li l.i'iuli-uli.ill Stn-iit. I.oii.loii, l''.nt;luiiil  N.   A.  WALLINGEK, KOKT STEELE.  I'OS'l* OKI'MtllC lll).\ ��.  Toys   and   all' sorts  of   Xmas A  goods to be el eared out at eos: at ;  Taeii ha users.  i  Harry McVittie and C. M. FA I  wardh, Cranhrook, were al j  Steele .VI6mlay on business. I  A force of 10 men are employed al Doyle's .logging camp on  the oi. -Slary's river.  Robert Little left, Thursday  for'his old home, at Carlisle,  England. H'5 , will re,turh some  lime nexl spring. ' "  ���-=���*   WISHES    EVERYONE   AND   EVERYBODY   A   JOLLY    XMAS.��� �����       CHRISTMAS at KHRSHAWS    ���:   Having jusl  receiyed a In rm* assoriinenl of A'uias presents for adults.    Toys of all descriptions  ' lor children, also candies and chocolates of various varieties lo' suit all.     I wish to call Hie attention  of the good people of I his disl ricl lo the facl 1 liat.il will pay.fheni lo do their holiday   grading   wilh  Kershaw.  ,1st.     Simply r because' Hie  goods   we   Imvc   lo offer in every line ha ve jusl arrived therefore  being new goods. '; *  i * i.  " .' <  ^nd.     Hecause the goods being new they are of Ihe latest designs. '    "  ��� * v  'dvd. Itecau^e ir yon'clo your Irading wilh K'ershaw he can sell you toys,' olc, which-will  please your children a,nd give ihem ainVyou many a. Iiajipy hour of iilditsa.nf enjoyment. ,     '  Therefore I ask- you lo remember Mothers itnd l^afher.s'lhnl, I can please you and give you  such a quality of goods al" lower prices Ihan you can buy lIuAsaiiie qualily ol' goods al, anywhere in  Easl Koolenay.    ' ' r  In regard lo Xmas and Now 'S'oars Gifls.for adults wo have goods lo offer such as Work r.o.ves  Toilet Sets,  PULL*., G.ll. D. and Meerschuuni Pipes.     Also a full line of Kanc.y Mirrors,    Ladies and  , rientleinan's Silk I landlcerchieJ's and a number of other things loo numerous lo mention.  ' f     i r ' * .       ' i  To arrive Christmas week' \vo have ordered Malaga Craped and .Japanese Oranges. '   ���>  ���o ,  ��� ,   its  ,Wo also lutve a, full line oii    '        . J ,  11A I.SUNK.    (TKRANTS.     KICS.     I) A'I'l-'.S.     Xl"J'S. '' ��� ���   '   '    ,  ���, Dk'ANCK,'   (:i'i;i;(>\    iiml    l.lvMO.N'^    I'KKLS.        (.'I ;.\ iVI !K| M! I IyS. ���    7 ���  ,(iivc    Kershaw   a    call    and    be    convinced    of    Ihe    above    Statements..  Government Agent Armstrong  was attending1 a sitting of the  County ' Court at Cranbrook  Thursday.  J. G. CUMMINGS  CIVIL    ENGINEER  Provincial    Land   Surveyor  FORT   STEELE,   1-5.- C.  GEARY   &  DOYLE.  I f you care, for a good   cup   of  Pea buy llie Monsoon  10. f>0 and  (in donls u pound.      II.  Kershaw,  A gonk  Fort   Steele  Gigar   Store  ___   \ JOE TAENHAUSERi Proprietor.  -%".'  A  I'M no  l.iiiL- of *     ' '  Cigars, Pipes and Tobaccos  Billiard  Kooin  WATOILMAU'I'IU   lllltl   .M'lWULHIt  KNGTUVING ami liEPAIRItSTG  CARLIK .& DURICK  GliNKKAI.    MlfkCSIANTS  .). (J. llai;U-r, .1. S. Johnson  aud Harry House, So. Dakota,  were guests at. the Imperial  Thursday.  Constable Nlorris was inspecting the. hotels at Steele Monday  preparatory lo the renewal of  licenses.  Felix    Rock,    who   has   boon  trapping , on,     Quartz     Creek  for     ihe       past       month      re  turned   Tupsday   with   a  burch  of I'I martin skins.  *���-   PERIODICALS      ���  *> < f *  Toys,   Books   and   Stationery  Fort  I N. HANSON, 1  Steele,  East  General iVtercHeint ANr)  Liquor Dealer.  ^ Sole Agents for the  Gamori steel  Kootenay  COMPANY  Llveru, Feed & Sale Stable.  Port Sleek'   H.C  Ke.e-uiiii'   Daily   Suig-e   miii'i-   all  train* ut, Fort -StL-cle .Junction.  SADDLF. &   PACK  FIOTiSKS  F. H. Perldns, W. Toi ten, A.  Kossin, W. Dunn, J. c.Johnson  and Mr. .Cook of J affray were  attendins' court at Steele Monday.  While Christmas is here  don't  lorsret the old foi les at home.    If  I you   haven't   any ,of  your   own  j ^ome one else's old folks  will do  i a-, well.  A iook into Taonhau.ser'.-,  window   -will   have   parents  a  lo: of  IKAMINfi Or AM.  KISI.M.SI.H-IAU1     ihilUcillST HS 111  what   lobll.V ill the,  ha]ie of presents lor   the  child  ZZ. Manufacturer of all Kinds of "Lumber,       A largo assor  g~ muni, of seasoned1 Lumber and Shingles a.hyays  C^ ', on hand  S= ,        DIMENSION      LUMHRIv',      A      KPRCTALTY.  ^  Tins iS'I'kioi. is gtiaranleed to be eipial lo .Jessop's  or   Pirfhs in all'  ^5 II ai;ii K'ouic Wokk.  ^3    Hdl.l'J A(! 10NTS  Grows Nest Goal ��*  PANY  WflSfl.'  S(ii,i<:    Acikn'I'S  0     ,  B G.  Glaiit Powder Company.  ^i Agents for the    MASS10V    IIARIilS    CO.,   Limited.  iVlining  Supplies  a  Specialty  CV    IIARIilS    CO.,   Limited  Farming   Implements,  DR. SAWYER,  V. S.  Office and Stable  (. orner nl  Ga.lbru.itli and lliix.el Streets  ri-ii.  I) you  want   anything   ^jiecia  ��� in     ihe   jewelry   line    wilh    en-  \<j raving, order it al once so  that  i y.'ni   may   ha ve   it    in    lime    for  ' .Vina*-.     Tacnhau.scr.  T. ROBERTS. Proprietor.  Fresh and Salt Meats  Always On  Hand.  A     Leaders arc inclined   lo aflaeh  j much political sigiiilica.tiee lo tb<  Fori-Steele;* B..G  ! ��� laU'iiierils   siinl    out    from    lh<  I IFI-'I< ')���: liA.N'S:   . .Monday. , Tlmr.-.-''. a-l    regarding   the ct un ing    I >o  (lay .'oiil S:ii iiril'ii v a'.i Sieele.      ���'��� .   .,; i.i i nil mi e|ec|iiins        ' '.���;*"  Fort Steele  "Diamond- Jubilee  miss h. moss.  Ma ihiih.  i ;r;nli,iuc nl Si. I.nlii". Ili.-,|iil.;il,  VllllCdllVI-, II. ''..  ' ������ T."'. I*''ciiwick   and' K.   .1,  Ca.nn  -,,)���<���   hii-.v    mi      llieir    rcspecl i\-e  i;iiiches   in''getting   out   timber.  Hospital ['fin: logs,will.'be'.'.setit   down   Ibe  j K' i k ilena \- ���.  river     lo    Warilner.  f where   I hey   'will    he   sawn, into  i I u inber. ...'-.  Tlii.-.    I iiHlitlilidli    li:i.-   lieMl   reeenlly .'..    . ,._ :__���.   (���iiliu-eed li.V :i lieu1 wing uliieli in now Tm,; M ,.;-��� ,';. m ;..,,.-, .v h ��� ~, iti:!,; 'r,\i:  iiih'Ii lur reec|il inn ul |i:i l.ieill.s. For sii.M' h.-al.-. unit .ult.-n- lln- skin, while  terms :ui|ilv to       .'���'������' '     l*';**'".i'i'v .-J-iiMsi.i!: ii ..lYncnse ..il   i-usi.etc.  1 n\ iituiilili-lui iiii-.-haiii'-s. In nu. -iv^pn rl->ini-u.  Mlh.'J   M. Muss:;,   ur    .1. I1'. Smith,. Sec. | i-*t ��������- -.hiii'i.i.- <m i.Yi.||.t ..i ���/,-. r,,i ijusim..-.  AJ.alruti. Fort Steele, B.C. I Albert Toilei bo.ip Co.. .Uirs ilouireal.  ,|  Port   Stee  JVleat  JVlorlcet  Port    Steele  revving    Co.  ; FORT STEELE,   B.  C  ���MAN[J|i,A0TU.I.{I3R.S     am  REPEATING RIFLES  No matter what your ideas or preferences  are about a rifle, some one of eight different Winchester-models, will surely suit  you. ' Winchester Rifles arc made in all  calibers, styles and weights ; and whichever model you select, you can count on  its being well made and finished, reliable  in action  and a strong, accurate shooter.  FRHE   Saul your  name ami address .'on  a ptistal  card   for   our    164    piii;f   illustrated    catalogue.  WINCHESTER    REPEATING   ARMS   CO.  NE:w HAVEN.  CONN.  MBmilllMIHIlililllllllllHlllllillllil  UKM'lWRItS    G|7    lOXTIiA.   liMN K  m.i  ��ORTBR V."  :S0IAD:  .BY/ 'THK  0h\0l0 ��� Km ,' OR     BOTTLED  Unfiled  beer'for family  use ;i spcciallA  (,.>i'''T.S|.|)K OlvDIOU'.s'ci V-MN STI.MCT ;;, I'b'OM I'T ATTIONTION  1   .. A . "  . '.' '     '   '  ������s-ATISFACTION GIJ'AUANTJ'iF.D  ,  fkiiix &  Scott,   Prop's.  !'.  O.   Uv/X  HI'.'.'  I'KI.KI'HdKK' K(i,   I

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