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The Prospector Oct 19, 1901

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Array ;S njTTurnni^ruTnnjTnn���^  ^'UTJUULSnHHxiitnJinjtKrLhJiJtAhj*  *rUMtnnjyyjnjTjjijnj^^  g. 516,-107,645  FOKT &TBBLJ5, H.  C,  SATf;i?DAY, OCTOBBH 19, 1901.  No 42.  New Advertisements To oay.  .1= ********��*���**����*****%  |     MINl'KAL FLOAT     J  %*** 3 M-9M* ****** ********  Theeompletion of the north  ami south railway through the  Kootonay valley will be. it most  important step in the develop-  me nt of the minin^r industries of  the Kort Steele district.  It. ciin only be a ipieslion of  time before local smelters will  he erected in the Kootenay  -valley:   '���".'���  The North Star mine,   situate  . in  the   Kurt   Steele district has  paid   dividends    amounting'  to  ��� fc!87,00t>. ���  The Perry creek placer mines  are now being successfully  worked.  Tliis season a largo.mitnher of  rich strikes have been made on  Wild Horse creek, Bull river,  aiid Perry creek.  The. North Star mine takes the  lead for the current year to date,  as the most important dividend  paving mine in British'Columbia  increased interest is.now revived in the plaeer mines on  Wild Horse creek.  The metal market during, ihe  past . month has been nearly  . featureless, prices ilucluat ing  within very narrow limits.  . The consumption of copper in  United States 'continues good  wbile.lhe demand from nhroad  has 'also lately improved.  ��� Lead has been quiet, during  the past month. New York  prices remaining, at 4.37A, while  London quotations have ranged  about .��12.5*.  The local stock conditions in  tins - district, during., the "past  month have been fairly satisfactory.  It is well understood that- the  market for silver is practically  dominated by New York. ;  The production of lead has increased to a material extent during the last decade.  The advantage of a custom  smelter in the Koolei ay valley  is well known. There is business in sight for a. large plant.  Development, work is being  pushed on the Bui I rivei;,iron  property.  ' A large'amount of gold was  taken oul of the Nip and Tuck  placer mine during the pasl  month.  .'Plie St. Mary's dislrict i.s rich  in copper.  Developments nl the Kooli'imy  King mine on Wild Horse creek,  cmlinucs   lo   show    a-llne   ore  body.  T. T. Mi-Vifliu, P.UK,, is now  engaged in surveying the smelt-  ur site ui, Marysville.;  Tim general course- ��i = Urn  price of' silver has boon downward since the beginning of; the  yoiu* when It was IM cents,  With a charge or urn tons of-  cioal  lit' ii polling oven tho pro-  ��� duct, Is (Jh% Ui 73%-in coke.  At StiOU fool elevation a siphon  can be arranged to clear a 'slope  of water to a.vertical depth of  li!feel.  The past, year's development  indicate that the mining Industry  of the t'orl Hteuie district Is on  ii solid foundation.  The recent inquiry of1 Spolfiimi  capitalists aoitcGrning iron pro-  pnrlies on Bull River Is not  Wllliout.sIgiiilicii.nce.  The Thompson placer mining  company now working on Perry  creek; have put  on   three   sh  of eight hours each.  Fourteen hundred dol  worth of gold diisl was broti  down from the Wild Horse ci  placers last week.  . Rapid progress is being in  ill the development el' tub  properties in ihis district.  Silver-lead production  in  district is  at   pi-, seiil   resirii  to the North Star mine, wide  shipping about -1.0 tons daily.  MOYIE MINING NEWS.  Seven Feet of Ore  In  the Aurora.-  Gold on Lamb Crock.  .    NKWS  OT. T.IIK TOWN. 7  ST.'   lilJtlKNK..  Moyie, Oct.. is.���Although the  St. Hugene is still practical ly  closed down, between Ml and 10(1  men are employed i.i development work. The deep shaft is  now down about. 100 feet, and  ihe. new shaft house will in a  short time lie completed. . Notli-  ing definite regarding the opening of the mine can be stated,  but as soon as lead reaches t'!f>  per toii, operations will he resumed. ���  AUUOUA.  A rich strike was made on the  Aurt  tit  shaft is being sunk on the ore  hody, and the vein lias widened  bui,'to seven feet of-solid galena.  The vein still continues lo:wirlen  and everything points to the  workmen being near immense  bodies of ore. The property is  situated .nearly opposite the town  of Moyie, and is owned by  Messrs. Rader, ��� Sauhorn aud  Johnson. A small force of men  are being steadily employed and  the results are very encouraging  fiOI."   FIELDS  (IV   li.VMB  CRKEIf:  The recent gold excitement on  Lamb creek, led to many claims  being staked, and work has commenced on some of the most  promising properties. Johnson  Bros, have built a cabin aud intend to prospect the ground  thoroughly.  Grant and Shady the sawmill  men. also have a claim on which  they are sinking a shaft to bedrock.  The unexpected has happened  and Moyie will add gold to her  mineral products.  Fort Steele Pincers.  No final estimate can be placed  on the plneeryield of the. Kort  Sleele .district- at.. ..present.  Several small Ycleuu-iips have  been made on Wild Horse and  Perry creeks.  "    "  On. Wild "Horse creek, two  companies have taken out Sli.eOO  in gold, The Until clean up will  ..emir tilunil. the llrst of Novum  her. Kroin it reliable source, it  Is said thin the output will be  close to ��:>ii,rillii.  Besides Hie liirge cum jinnies  working im the creek; (here are  some thirty Chinamen sniping  nn the W'I'k and liars, working  an average ol' seven months each  your, figure Ihe dally, earnings  nf Haw men ul !^l per day, or  $!H"> per month they Avill have  taken out. a little over two  hundred dollars, this is a very  low figure,.'we are inclined lo  think that, the 'Celestial sniper*'  are earning about Iwo dollars  per day. ._...  ' Perry creek "pincers have already yielded ^.nili),. and. the  total output, it is nNneelnd, will  amount th between six and eight  thousand .dollars, malting Hie  total output.for the districtabout  ^fl.Ohlior^^niHi. . This will bo  an Increase of over liin/ ovoi  last year's production,  PEBBY   CREEK.  Continuous     Output     From     Placer  Mines:     Large   and- Promising  Ledgss of Gold Quartz.  area of placer ground on Perry  creek- by Wiscmisin capitalists  revives the interest now being  taken in placer anil Tpiarlz. miti-  ing in lhat. vicinity, and it may  noi be out ol- place to remark on  the.developnient work now going  on among tho placers and rpiart/  fVrry .creciv in year.-i past has  been the scene of considerable  activity in placer mining. . The  stream- has been work-el, with  crude' appliances with varying  success. ' With new and: more  modern appliances, a large and  constant- yield of the yellow  met a I is now being taken From  the auriferous gravel.  The quartz ledges are situated  about two miles above and overlook the placer ground.- There  are three ledges running northwest and southeast, or patallel.  with. the. stratification of the  country'rock, and standing vertical about 15>0 feet apart.  Ledge No. 1, running liortli  and south, is from ten to twenty  feet in widlh. and can be traced  through seven clai ms. . . The  Badger and Red Mountain, own-,  ed by John Sherwood are  located on this ledge.   :  .Ledge No. L\ 1200 feet west, is  from 10 to 15 feet wide, and can  he traced for over 10,(100 feet':-  Ledge No...?,.."the big vein"  still further west about LilOO feet  from No. 2 ledge, is a quartzose  band in the slate, nearly 50 feet,  wide. It is claimed that this big  ledge will average from s'i to$15.  in gold.  PI.ACEK MIXING.  The Thompson outfit are nobly  fighting against adverse circumstances' in their endeavor to  reach, bedrock iii the deep  channel .on .Perry creek. A  shaft has been sunk 7S feet  through gravel, and a drift is  now being run on bedrock. The  Thompson outfit are entitled to  much credit for the push and  energy displayed in carrying out  the undertaking of reaching bedrock. A waterwheel has been  put in operation running a largo  pump and "hoisting machinery,  eral hundred feet of tiume  constructed, A modernland.commodious shaft house erected, aud  the plant, is now in excellent  condition for work during the  coming winter.  The result, of .drifting .on bedrock is most satisfactory, il largo  amount of coarse gold is lining  taken mil,.- Tlie company are  now working three shifts of  eight hours, aud "averaging K.H1  per day lo.the man. . The pltitii  Was installed and operation.commenced.uboui .the first of Sep  tomhor ItwL Milieu .thou mm or  two num have' been .working in  tho shaft, *L',tUH) has been taken  out, Hie rusiilt of-a total of H->  days work.  llYlllfAlM.ll!  l'l.ANT,  .- A Wisconsin company i.aviny  seen red by purchase.the .rights  of a placer company operating  on Perry creek, which hat-  hitherto been worked to mud.  disadvantage, owing lo ihe-in  different nature of the appliances  used, have made surveys I'or. a  Hume two miles in '.length, and  acquired adequate water rights  and will -place on the ground i\  large hydraulic plant.in time foi  next season's use, A sawmil  will bo installed ihis winter. Mr  ,L "A. Trow, representing tin  company has a .small force on  gugod ou":a right ul'. way.Torn  gravel by moans of open c  lending through the gv.r  wards the mountain.'  Ql-AUTY.   MIM.Mi.  The mode of oceurren  great strength aud perm  of the hig quartz ledges on  creel:, taken in coniieclioi  llw fad that gohl owuirs  of 'them' iiialtes tiiis ere.  worth the attention of  prospering cimipanies. t  work is of siHihachiiniittu  present' holders of the i  The development.of the v  clainis is showing the grea  tained in   the  ledges,  is tiie predominating' mine  The most extensive dcvelop-  lent in this section has been  (lone on the claims of the ivoole-  uay Perry Creek Gold Mines.,  timited, of London, Mugland:  This property is located on  French creek about a mile and a  half from where it'empties into  Perry creek. The claims owned  by this company are the Pearl,  Klkhoiii, Running "Wolf. Rnhy  Praction, Reindeer, and Last  Chance, all crown granted. Tn  addition to the above, they'have  the Highland Chief. Critfel,  -Sovereign, and Golden Crown,  altogether covering an area of  about 400 acres.  Development work done up to  the present consists of. about  1400 feet of. tunnels,, and 1300  feet of surface work. Tt has  been demonstrated lhat the ledge  traversing the claims is a strong  one and well defined and is of a  uniform width.  Wherever there appears ihe  slightest development on cla  a the Perry creek country, free  jold has! been encountered. Ir  connection with this statement we  might- say, that a recent inspection of- the property by representatives of the company, has  demonstrated the fact that large  bodies of low grade ore have  been opened up with chutes and  pockets" that are very rich, and  which will bring the.average  nl tie of the ore to a point that  will enable the property to.-be  uccessfully worked and  ;6od dividends lo the owners  If is doubtful i:' so much useful  work has been done on any property in' Jfiasl or West. Kootenay.  work has been started with  out due consideration, and in  xperiments have been attempt-  d. -The result of "this careful  management is that not, a. single  lollur has - been wasted, every  dollar going inio tlie ground ami  ng .value... t'or.the money  peucled,  . The .company has erected a  number.of.commodious and siilv  sliintial 'buildings. An olliec,  -e'house, mess anil cook housi.  hunk, house, 'blacksmith sho]  powder house, These build;  <. though eoinl'orlable ami  substantia! are log structures,  ihowlu'g another instance of how  ���eonoiny has been practised  he management.  PETEBBOBO   MINING  NEWS.  WnffOii    Road    About   Completed.-  Shipping Mines.  Hill amount of assessment, worl  nd prospecting is virtually ove  or Ibis season. The fort.utu  miters who will winter here an  etliug their shacks and cabin:  i     repair     lo    .withstand     tin  the  xpect  lampii  esln  did  for  Wlii  ot- tiii'ii up so numerously as  ���-as hoped for. or expected, faith  ii the.holdings- in the district or  opes for the future   is   tint   one  whit less  than" when   the   first  P'ictors have been holding down  but they are  still game*.and took -forward for  lie lime when  the district will  (.���sources merit. .  There is apparently a dead  lock existing between the hold  of mineral properties and the  transportation companies. The  asportation people on their  purl want to have'a visible ton-  on the dump before they  in. The clai iii owners have  by annual assessment shown up  pting ledges which they  think have merit enough in their  present condition to induce capital with any starch in its vertebrae to fake hold of ihern. The  prospectors argument is. what  is.the use of doing more work,  we won't get any more money  fur.the properly and we may as  well save the powder. The  suit is that as promising a  trict as can be found in t|Y>-  hind of ledges and mines,  at a stand still, and both parties  '"to has been -selected, and the -  ���lOeessury side trucks, llumes.'  dc, surveyed. Mr. Austin, f]ur.- .  ng the past week, has been engaged in looking, over tlie dis-  .rict for suitable Huxing ores.  ">n Thursday the large lime clc-  "isil. near Waiduer was visited.  The smelter will have an initial  ;apaeily bf two hundred tons .per  lay. Two stacks will -be con-'  ���il'mctcd at Ihe start. Provision  us made for increasing the capn-  ���ity.wiien necessary.  It is understood.that, tint plans  for a relinery in connection with  the smeller are about completed.  This would seem to indicate that  Ihe first lead refinery established  in British Columbia, if uol in  Canada, will be erected ;)i  Miirysville.  I In Tunnel and Stope  .A r  oad would  men at work, on ledges Unit  could j (reduce o>x- from the fir?  hoi. and work would prove the  able of the propurlies. and  doubt present a condition of  affairs that would command the  attention "of capital..  WACON  ko.-uv  The Horse Thief creek wagoi-  road is how complete to Mac  donald creek. The 110 men - win  have been engaged in its con  struction have now dividei  forces. One. is" working, from  the lied Line mine down, and  tlie' other from, the end of the  wagon road up MncUoiuild creek  U> meel tiie other gang of "workers, tl is exnected soon lo have  the road completed and in shi  for ore shipments..  M,. TYI-'HACTION.  Steve Wilson and Harry Mess  have ii-ltuisc'nn the M, TV Fraelion  a properly adjoining:, the Del-  jilline mine, and have ti'ear load  of ore sucked for shipment, ,1,  S, Harbour i.t now oujitijroit pack-,  ing the ore to tlu-.Toby creek  wairon road -whence it wilt be  eouveyci to the Columbia river  and sent forward lo iho smelter  l,efore navigation closes. This  proiieriy will be worked' daring  Dewu  MVSTKHV.  Ill Alki creek,  s a very large copper mine,  llecent developments indicate  that in the near future thin  this  oduciu  Tunnels thai have  been  run  to  open the property show that the-,  ledge has a width of i.r> feet.  IKON* and on..  The recent, discoveries of large  iron ore deposits in this dislrict  marks a most important era in  the history of the Fort Steele -  mining district. But the recent,  discovery and location" of immense deposits of crude petroleum marks possibilities of the  near future thai. . are beyond  the conception of tiie most conservative thinker. .  rii-puxT ('jKori1.  y It .is reported that work will  commence.on the Dupont group  of mines next week. Mr. .1.  Nelson, will have charge of the  work. ^^  Halifax  Welcomes Duke.  Halifax,. X. !���>.���, Oct. ly.���A-'  monster demo astral ion greeted. .  the Duke aud Duchess of Cornwall and York upon their arrival.  in. Halifax today. Public and  private buildings were gaily '  decorated for the occasion, while  all the ships in Ihe harbor were  decked from stem to stem'in ihe  royal colors. Upon arrival at  the North si reel station the royal  party was met by 'Viee-Admiral  Bedford. K. C. BV and "staff,  Lieutenant-Governor Jones and  staff, Archbishop O'Brien,  Bishop Courtney, clergy of all  denominations, legislators, judicial officials and other dignitaries of the "-provincial government. . As.the royal train drew  into the station the forts' aud the  .warships saluted, l-Yoni the  railway station to the provincial  buildings the route of Ihe royal  procession mis lined by the  garrison, lite provincial ;ni]iiiii  und marines and sailors from the  warships. All along tiie --route  the distinguished   visitors  were  io,.  ich  iek  Id  sot  be able to Iiirnish-miough powei  lo run 100 slumps. The How' 1;  continuous, and further up tin  creek there is a good point for i  reservoir, capable of holding ;  large quantity of wilier, whirl  could be stored for use if neces  snry without, interfering wiih Ilu  ordinary flow of llie creel; .  We  understand   Unit   ir is lln  Intention of flic eoinpany u  hi a, compressor plant,; ill--,  milling plant of 10 or rii'i shiikp  Tliis'.'ls "ii move .in .ihe-.!',!-/.  direction.   The compressor pi. ���  hte  With ore shipiii.enls from llie  tt.il Line iniue, iho "Paradise,  Silver Boll, llelphino and the M,  T. h'raelion il witl.be seen that  Uiedistricl is making substantial  11 any  tht  eoiild have made-  s.hipnieiils,  Ihe  owners   prefer  io Avait. for  ,.;ipi|.;ti   to  take ih��m in limit  tviip   the   sure   reward   for Iheir  'labor, ;. ._,    .  '��� ['  SmalUir at Miirysville.  Sir.. L.    S���   Aiisltn   is   going  nheuil wiih lliopliuiH for building  a. smidter at- Marysville.   . The  ���cled    by  ithm  populace Willi shouts and cheers  On arrival til ihe provincial  building, addresses of welcome  wore present oil from I Im government of Nova Scotia, the mayor  and the corporation.. Following,  these fornialiliescnme ihe main  event id' the day., llie laying by  tho Duke of the corner sloue of  a iniinumeni in honor of Novn  Keolill's sous.who fell in South  Africa, To-morrow their royal  Highnesses will witness ti review  of the sailors of the licet during  the progress of which, llie Duke.  will present South Africa war .  medals to those entitled io them;  The visit in Halifax will continue-until. Monday when the  royal'.party will embark oil the  .Ophir for.the journey ..home. -*=?!  TJfEiPIiOrfJ'JSOTOR. FORT STEELE, B. 0.,  1901.  H. REINEMAN, Proprietor.  Fort Steele, B. C.  ' c 0  Largest and Most Complete  r  In Sowth Bast Kootehay  ALL   MODERN   CONVENIENCES  Sample Rooms for Commercial Men:  Headquarters for Mining Men,  KIMBERLEY  �� ' j i'  ' ��� i  r ����� l -^ ' B    . *  r t \  1 b <, , ' , ,  , - . - >    ��� ' '    <.  The   Coming   Town   of  East  Kootenay.  Near tue famous  North Star  and Sullivan JViin  A Limited Number of Lots for Sale  at Prices Ranging from  $125    To    $400  NOW   IS   THE TIME TO BUY as prices will be advanced the first  of the year!,  o "  Apply/to  Land Commissioner, C. P. R.  Winnipeg, Man., or to  BEALE <& ELWELL  Fort Steele and Kimberley,  KIMBERLEY.  ROYAL HOTEL  KIMBERLEY, 11 0.  The Finest Licjuorn ami  Cigars and Ro^t Furni.sliod  Koonis in :Town.  J.   I.   GATES,   Prop.  50   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  X.  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &c.  Anyone sending a sketch and description tuny  quickly ascertain .our opinion free whether an  Invention Is probnbly patentable. Coiniiiuulcn-  t Ions strictly cnnUdentlat. Handbook on Patonts  sent tree. Oldest neency for aecurlnc patents.  I Patents taltcn ttiroiiKli Mimn & Co. receive  | spfclnl notice, without charge, in the  Scientific American.  A handsomely illustrated weekly. I.nrgest circulation of any scientific Journal.. Terms, $3 a  venr: four months, |1. Sold by all newsdealers.  MUNN & Co^6,B����"1^ New YqrR  p���ch QiBoe. a2& F St.. Washington. P. C.  Guaranteed $900  Salary   ***��*���  Men and women of ��ootl addrcijS represent, u>. some lo Lravel appoiniin;;  agents, oth<;i-.-, for local work looking  after our inlerohts. MOO Hilary yuai-iui-  teed yearly: extra commissions and  (jxpuiihO. rapid iiilvjiiiconicnt. old established house. (ii-iiiid chiinco lor  eai-nest man or women lo secure pleasant, permanent position, liberal income  and hituro. New, brilliant line-* Wrile  al once.  STAFFORD    PRESS.  2.'! Church St., New  Ihtvcii. Conn.  \  HIGHWARDEN  & SON.  PIONEER' BARBER SHOP  EverythingSl.rictl.y l<'ir.sl': Class;  Next door lo the, Prospector.  READ.  K3SPECTOR.  MININGpsSFic  THIRTY-KIHTH YEAR.   \_    J\l-*v3^3  24 Pa^es   :   "Weekly ':   Illustrated.  INDISF ^.NSABLE  TO MINING MEN.  $3 PER YEAR, POSTPAID.  SBNI) TOIt SAMPI.K COI'V.  WINING--* scientific PRESS  330 MARKET ST., SAN FRANCISCO, CAL.  WA NTkn-TKUSTWOI!T1 TY M KN  AND WOMEN lo travel and advertise  for old established house of sol id linan-  cial slandini;. Salary 47K0 a year and  c.Npeiisi;s. nil p.iAiibli.-. in cash. No can-  vassinu" required, (live references and  enclose self addressed stamped envelope. Address Nlanaji'er, :!~>"i < 'ax tor.  Kill},";, Ch.ic.ao-o.    ' .".  '      ' o . , -   *  IS I'UIII.ISIIKIJ KVI-IUY SATURDAY, AND MAS A "    #  lllIAItAN'TI-'KI)   (HUCIll.A'riON  I.AIUH-IK THAN.  ANY OTIIKH I'AI'KK IN KAST KOOTKNAY, IT IS  Al.l. 110MK intlN'l'l'-.M. AN11 CONTAINS "l)Ol'IJL 1-1  TKK AMOUNT OF'NKWS OK ANY lJAIJICIl' IN Til 1-1  UISTKICT.  *  -*  ***** ***#*****&*<&*��!***;*****#:*��� ���&*�����&***  As   A.T1    Advertising   Medium   It   Is  Unexcelled.  Or *  * TUB PKOSI'KCTOK COVKRS A DISTRICT *  * LARGKR THAN SOME TCMITRKS, ANI1 HAS A   *��  LAKGM  I-'OIIIOUJN OIltCULATlON.  The Paystreak Of Ad's In This Paper Pays Prom The Grass Roots,  And Never Pinches Out, Stake One !     The Result Will Be To  Your Interest. "  .10B PttlNTTNG OP ALL: KINDS NRATLY AND PROMPTLY  EXECUTED.  ���=o  TO THE DEAF.  A rich lady cured of her Deafness and Noises in Ihe IIend by  Dr. Nicholson's Artificial Ear  Drums, gave $10,000 lo this Institute, so that deaf people unable to procure the Ear Drums  may have them free. Address  No. l-ims. The Nicholson Institute, 780, Eighth Avenue,  New York, U. S. A.  Fort   Steele  bakery!  BY A i?tk , Proprietor.  R1VEUS1DU   AVENUE  Opposite. Post? ;Ottice..  3198091  CAVEATS, TRADE MARKS,  COPYRIGHTS AND DESIGNS.  Send your bnslnci* direct; to tVanhiiicton,  ���uvea time, contH loss, l>��tio- service.  My office doit to U. S. Patent Office. lT.ns preliminary examination! made. Atty'i fee not il-.t until patent  ll eeenred PERSONAL ATTENTION GIV3.N-19 YEARS  ACTUAL EXPERIENCE. Book "How to o-.i!.-.:i! Patent*,"  etc., lent (roe. Patent! proenred throujli K. O. ElRgeri  receire  ipecial   notice,   withont  cLAr.;e,  in   the  INVENTIVE   AGE  Ulaft��t��d monthly���Eleventh ye*r���terw*. $l.�� ye��r.  tateof C. A. Snow A Co.  918 F St., N. W.f  jWASHINGTOM, O. C.  I iuu*w��m uiuuvuij���*nnou'  lEedLSIGGERS,*  DILSE & CROFTS  CONTRACTORS  AH   Kinds   of   Brick   and   Stone   Work  I'iliTCK and LIME For Sale. PLASTERING   Promptly Done  0  s"  0  e"  T  O  E  N  T  Q  0  T  C  s  R  B  H  N  U  J  $200 IN CASH,  FREE  We will give the above, rewanl to any person wlio will correctly arrange the  )above letters to spell tin- niuncs of tliree Ciiniuliiin cities. Use each letter but  ���a once.' Try it. We will positively give the money iiwuy, and you may be the  f fortunate person. Should there bemnre than 1 set of correct, answers, the  inioney will bedivided equally. For instance should'o persons send in correct i  VanswerB, each will receive $40 ; should 10 persons send in correct answers,'  f each will receive $20 ; twenty persojisM.$10 each. We do this to introduce(  iour linn and goods we handle as quickly as possible. SEND NO MONEY i  \WITH YOUR ANSWER.   This is a FREE contest.   A post card will do.r  ��� f ���' Those who have uov recevvtd anythiug fcouj other contests, trv this otic  ��^^^k^^SMPIRE SUPPLY CO.. QRILL!A. CANADA  i *  TIIE PROSPECTOR. FORT STEELE, B. 0.,  1901.  ##**#**#  WW************  FO  *#  if*. *���*.  The Mining Center of the District of South East Kootenay  0-    '  Tho Largest  Mineral Areas,  and the Most  Extensive  Goal Fields on the  American Continent  are Situated in  D  South East Kootenay  <*r  r*i  *' >  j Agriculture  i v.*  G-raxing and,the  Lumber Industry  t.  are Prominent ,  Features of the '  District.  The   Crawford   Bay   and   Fort   Steele   Railway   will   be   constructed   this   year.  The proposed Crow's Nest and Golden Railway, Recently Surveyed, will pass through  FORT  STEELE  And    Tap    the   Greatest   iViitteral   Belt   (^ the   District  Choice Business and Residence lots for sale  to  Townsite Office. THE PROSPECTOR, PORT STEELE, li. C, OCTOBER J!i,  iflOJ.  ��he HgMzpzctov.  .SATURDAY, OCTOniOK J9, 1901.  Pei-i-y Creek.  Continued Fiom l':w I.  will cheapen niiilcrially (he oosl  of development unci sloping.  The mill, when erected, .should  pay.-all -cost of production and  leave a margin l'oifdividends.  We heartily wish tlie company  the success-it deserves and hope  the time i.s not far distant ..when  we may. have the pleasure of  listening to the music of ;i stamp  bat lory on-Perry creek.   -  KKl)   MOUNTAIN   AND   HAIXilOW.  This group of mines is bettor  known as the Sherwood group,  and was the first quartz claims  located on Perry creek. The  proper lyrhasbeetf systematically  developed during the past three  "years. Recent development has  determined that the main ledge  traversing the property is \2  feet wide.. With a-pay chute of  two feet that is��� exceptionally  rich. A large vein -10 feet in  width runs through.tlie claims.  -. .Development work todate con-  ' sists of 240 feet pf tunnels, 125  feet of shafts, and 70 feet of  open cuts.  Mr. Sherwood has performed  a large amount of development  and shown by his work the'faith  'he has in Perry creek.  ;  ���   o '"  A   BIG   GUOL'P.     ���  a  . The Shakespeare, ��� New York  , Jewelry Shop. London Treasury  Box, have a great showing of  mineral. The ledges are true  lissures ��� and run in a straight,  line for some ten or twelve miles  These claims are located on the  "big vein"' about tliree miles  from Old Town.    "'   , ���  nKVELOPMUNT   WOUIC.   ,  ' "There is a large amount of development work now going on at  Perry   creek.       The   following  / claims are being developed:  " , Antelope,    Roy,    O. K. ' and  Standard are surveyed  and   will  .be crown' granted  in   the  near  future. _  Sour-Dough and. Shakespeare  has received considerable attention during the past summer.  Assessment v work, has been  performed and recorded bu the  Moftit and Elwell groups.  Joe Walsh has clone a considerable amount of work on the  Little Mag group of claims.  Tho recent'strike of rich gold  rock on the Follow Me group, is  bul another indication of the immense areas of gold bearing  quartz situate on Perry creek.  A large number of holders of  claims on Perry creek have performed their annual assessment  work and recorded the same.  MINIMAL   ACT  (roiiM r )  'Pit I IKK A I I! Ui' IMI'KOVl VIM'  NOTICE.  ROY  ANTELOPE,     STANDARD   AND  O. K.    MINERAL   CLAIMS.  Situ itc In tin- I'Vu l Steele .Mlnlii"   Division  of Souiii ICnsi Ifonli'ii.i\ Distiict  When' Indited Oil tl"- lltflil In ii It 011'en  cieek about (im- mile lie-low (he Olil Sli-ifi  placci lease  TaKo notice thai 1, .I.iuies A ll.n\(\ Flee  Mlnei's Ccilillciitc, No 'liMKIIO', AtfeM loi-  Thomas T. Mi Vlltie Km Mlnei's Ceitillc.He  No -m-HHH", Holieit O Jennings |.'n c Mini-i's  (Vnlfliittc No It lli:'i , Oust Tines Kim-  MIiii'i s f'ertlllLiile. No ��� It IMOV, .ui.l Willi.iin  Thomson. Kiee Minci s (Vi lllh ate No  IS HII*)", intend, si-cn il.ivs fnuii the dale  lieicof, to apph to the Mining Iticoi.kl loi .1  LVillllmle ol Ini]iiovein< nts I.ji the pin poscof  olitainlnn .1 down (11.ml of the .ilinw c 1 inns  And fill lliei lal.c nolko tli.it .u lion.  Iiiulei  section .17, must hi- commenced licline the i-.Mi-  .inic of sueli I'uillllcalc ol Impiou-mculs    -  Dated tills ilsl il.i\ ol Scjileinlici, All. IWH  til- .1   A   IIAItVIIV  MJNI'.KAL AUT.  IN��I  (iviiim I )  ( I'll I IKK'A'I'K  Ol-  IMl'KllVI'MHN Is,  NOTICE.  Kuier.ihl  I'Y.irtionul   Milium]  C'liiim.  Situ.ue in Hie Allium: l)l\ision ot Smith I last  ICooten.iv.  Wheie l.KiiK d - On llui Ulelu 11 v Mountain  adjoining the Nm tli Sl.u .Mininj,' Coinii.iiiv's  pi 01>fl i\  TAICK. NOT1C10 Lljat J. Neil Miif.eod Cuii.in.  l'ioe Minei s Ccitillcatc No ' li 1 U1S acini;,'  .is iiKCiil foi theNoitli Slur''Mining C'oni]).ui\  Limited, (Non I'eison.il Lianilfu) Ficc  Minui s Ccititle.uu-^To -'li lull , inlend  slxiv d.ivs fiom Ihe fl.ito licicof, lo applv to the  Mining Rccoidci foi .i Ortiticate of Impioie-  metits, foi the puipose ol obiiiiniiij,' .1 do\sn  fiiant of the abo\e claim  And fin thei l.lire nonce lli.it action, mulct  section .IT, must he commenced befoie the issuance of such Cei tiliciite of Impio\cnicnts  Dated at  ICunbeiluv    I! C,  tins  Mill da\ of  Sept., i��)i.  -10- NlifL McLl'.OI) CUUKAN, Agent  MfNliKAL ACT.  (KOHU !���')  1'HtlIHOAli: Ol-   IMI-HOVMIKVI*  NOTICE.  DitlTodil Fractional ilLnorul Claim.  Situate in the Jfinuig Division of South I last,  Kootenav ~~  Wheie located���On Hticklebem Mountain  adjoining the Noiih Sl.u Company s piopeitv  Take nonce that I Neil MtLeod I'un.in, Kiue  Minci's CeiUlli-ato No I! 11JIS, ailing as agent  for llie Noith Stat Mining Coiiipanj, Limited  (Non I'eison.il I.i.ibilil\) l-'iec Mlnei's f'et-  Uflcate No It -11 ?l"i. inlend si\L\ days Horn  the date heieof, to apph to the Mining Itccoul-  ei foi a Cemllcate of Impiovcinenis fell iho  purpose of oblaiiiins? a (Jiovsn Giant of the  above claim L  And finilier take notiie that anion undei  section 117 must be cominenecd befoio the issuance of such Certificate of lmpio\emonts  Dated at Klmlipilev I! u. this 2tith d.n of  Sept , IH01 ��� ���  1(1- NKIL MiLlOOD CURHAN, Agent.  Notice to Delinquent Co owners.  To Wail Wane oi to am poison oi peisons  to whom he ma\ li.ne tiansreiicd his mteicst  in tlie "liny Antelope , ' Stand.iid ' md  O Iv luineial claims, (oi anv'oi them J situate on Peirv cicek in llie Foil Steele Mining  Di\ lsion of ID.ist Komenav .infl n toidcd in ll.e  .Mining Itceoidcis oillce at Poit Steele, li C.  You are heieby notilled that I lia\a expended since Octobei Iith ISW font liundicd  doll.iisin l.ibot and impio\ements upon the  abo\e mentioned iiimei.il claims undei the pio-  visions of the Mmeial Act And it i\ithin  niiietv days fiom the date of this notice \ou  fail, oi lefuse io contribute voui poition of  such e\penduuie togethei with all costs of advertising youi nut test in s.i.d claims will be-  lome m\ piopeitv undei Section 4" of an Act  entitled 'An Act to Amend the Minci.il Act  1<XX)V  Dated at Foil Steele August 27th, 1Q|)I  ��- (.JUSsT   TIXEJS.  (Jliillecl to the JioncV A tcsispoonful  of Pain-Killer in a cup of lioi'wutei-  sweotunotl will do you ton tiinos ��� more  ��ood tliun rum oi- whiblcey. Avoid sub-  sUiutos.   there  ib  but. one Pain-Killer  Perrv David*.  and .30e.  That Canal Treatyv  An alleged abstract oi' the  canal treaty between tiie United  States and Great Britain has  been made public and has drawn  niiK-Ji ciiininont on both sides ol"  the water. ICach government  asserts that neither has surrendered any principle. It is by no  moans certain, however, that the  published abstract i.s correct.  Lord Pauncet'ote will sail for the  United States on October *2Cth,  bringing with hi in it is said, the  finished draft of the treaty, and  will presumably talre up the final  woi'k of,adjusting matters, during the month that will intervene between his arrival and the  meeting of congress.   '  NOTICE.  SiMv da\s aftei dale 1 intend lo apph to  the Chief C'ominissiuiici of Lands and Woil,s  foi peimission lo cut and c.ui\ ,iw,i\ timber  I loin the follow ing desci ibid lands lominei.e-  mg at a post about thict ih.uns tasi ot the  Golden load, between the Mill and .Villi mile  posts luiining east -Ml chains, thence south SO  chains t lieiii west SO chains Ih-nce noith so  ehains theme easl 11 iliains to pi ice of loin-  iiiciuciiuiil Com lining trio aius moie oi  less  Dated ihis I uh d i\ of SupieniYiei   IflUl  ���W W  A  CHISIIOLM  NOTICE.  1 Si\t\ da\s aftei dale 1 inn nil io apph to  the t'hlel Commissioiiii ol Lands and WoiUs  foi pei mission lo mi anil i.niv awa\ iiinbei  fiom the tollownig iksciilud laud in Soiilh-  llast ICootena\ Comiiieiu mg ,H a post about  ilnee eliains east nf the Oolik'-ii load and between ihe "II and i'i mile post, ihenee east 10  iliains thenee noi ill lOihalus thence west SO  iliains, theme somli Miliums llii nci east 10  iliains to place ol (-01111111.1111-1110111 coin,lining  1,111 aeies mow 01 less  A "'It   URACK  ���111       Dated llus Dili day of Septembei   I lot  NOTICE.  NOTICL JS ]M:i!i:HY OIVKN that we  tin  undersigned intend  .10 da\s altei the Hist pub-  liiatiou ol 1 Ins uotli (   01 as soon  afteiw.ud  as  tlieaiiiilieallnii cull be heard    10 appl\   to  the  Assistant Coiniiiis-,ioiiei 01   Lands  and   Woiks  it l-'oi 1 Sleele foi licenses lo piospei I   loi Coal  and  I'etiol. iiiii  upon  the following described  lands situ He in Hast   Kootenay. 011 the  Kasi  side 01   the I'lathead   Unci    on Oil   01   Sage  CieeU. and fiom about "> to H miles  1101 th of the  I11K 1 national lioiiud.iiv Line  CoinineiK ing at a   posl on   the  Noi 111 We* I  haul, of Oil Cii'i k. ui.iiUdl    Sii (1 11  '1 ujipei s  s    W   Ooinei      adjoining I'-icd I'eLeisN   W  f'oinei    I'ost    thenie  Noi th  HO chains   thence  Last 80 chains llienee Soutli HO 'chums    thence  \V(si sn chains to llie jioini   of coinmciiu mem  com,lining MOaci. s  C   11   TUiJl'i'l<  ,   < \  l oinmciK Ing at a post on the Noi th West side  of Oil Cie< l(, in.ulted  -./.   Ldwaids Leekle's jN.  W Coinui     about one mile in a N II diiection  110111  Sn   (J   II.  Tuppei s S    \V   Coinei post  thiiiie South Sl) chains, llienee Last  SO chains  Ihenie Noi th su ( bains, tlience  west SO chains  to    point   ot   1 oniineneement.   1 oiitaining   *140  aeies  .1    Ml)WARDS LLCICIK.  CoiniiieiK Ing at .1 post on the Noith West  side of Oil Cieelt. m.ti Iced A Mclv. I)li It's S  11 Coinei ", about one mile due west fiom Sir  C II Tuppu sS W Cofiii 1 post IhcnieNoilh  SOilialus theilie West SO chains, theme Souih  SO ehains thence Kast SO chains to polnl or  1 oniiueni-emeul, continuing (HO aeies  0     A. M0I1   DICK'.  Coiiimeiiclng at 11 posl on the Noith West  banK of Oil Cnelc, marked lion 1'ied reter's  N. W 1'oinei , adjoining Sn ('. 11 Tuppei'sS  W. Corner posl thence South So chains, tlience  Last HO chains ihenee Noi th SO chains llienee  West HO chains to point of lommeniemeiit, containing 040 ,l( ics  rmniniffcri i'ktkhs  Coiiimc'iic-mg at a post 011 the North West  bank of Oil Cieek 111.11 ked Kiank \V l-eier s  N L Coinei .idjoining It O Kdw.tids  Leckie's .S L cm net post thence Soutli 80  chains thence West SO iliains, theme N01H18U  chains, thence Last HO chains to point of commencement containing 1340 actes  FKANIC W   I'KTKHS  Commencing at a post on llie N W Hank of  Oil Cieek, inaiLed K G Ldu.uiU Leckie s S.  K. Coinei , adjoining Sn C II Tuppei s S W.  Coi-nci post tlience Noith HO chains thence  West P0 chains, ihcnee Souih HO iliains, thence  Kast SO chains to point of common ement, (on-  tiiinlngliio aeies  U  O   KOWAHDS LKCliTK  foniiiiencinl' at a post on the Noith West  side of Oil Cieek 111.11 keel M W Kukoi's N.B.  Coinei ' adjoining A McK IJu-k s S K Coinei  post llienee South K0 chains, ilium e West 80  chain1-, thence Noi th so chains, thence Kast 80  ehnins 10 poml of commencement containing  I'.40.1CICS  M   W   ISAIiKli.  f'onimeiioing at a post 011 the S. II side of Oil  Cieckmaiked If G Wilson's X. 1: Coinei '.  aboui one and a half miles 111 .1 S W diiecuon  fiom Sir G II Tuppei's S W coinei post  thence South 80 chains tiienie West 80 chains  thence Noith Si) chains thence Last80chains  to point of commencement (Oiiuiniug B40aeies  If G. WrLSON  Commencing ,11 a post 011 the South East side  01 OilCieok. ma'iked W A Oilmour s, X W.  Coinei .adjoining If G. Wilson s N K comer  post llienee Soutli.SO chains thence Kast 80  cliains ihcni e Noi Hi SO chains thciKO West 80  chains to point of coiiimeiicemcnl lonlaiinng  HjOacics     ,  v W   A  GILMOUK  Commencing uL a post on the Kast hank of  Oil Cieek maiked K Iti-.uninei s S W Cornel , about loin miles m a S W duc-cliou fiom  Sn C II. Tuppei s S W. Coinei post thence  XoilhSO chains ihenee KasifcO chains thence  South SO cbams. ihenec West SO chains to point  of commencement, containing H40 actes.  r.  HRAMMKR  Comment ing .it a post on the Kast hank of  Oil Cieek, mat Ked A .S Uuichall s N W  Coinei^ adjoining L Ui.immei s S. W Coiner  post llienie South 80 chains thence Kast SO  chains thence Noi ;h SO chains llienee West 80  chains to point of ( ouiiiieiii-ement (onianimg  o40 aci cs  A   s   UURCIIALL  o  Commencing at .1 posl 011 the Last bank of  OilCieek maiKeil C L U1111I sNE C01 nci  adjoining A S lJuicli ill s N W Coinei post  thenee South all 1 hams tlience West SO (hams  thence Not th Sl) chains'thence Kast SO chains  to point nf commencement cm taming 041) at 1 cs  C  U  HRUfF     ��  Coinineiiciug .11 a post on ihe Kast bank of  Oil Cieek- maiked F l!nuc\ s s K Coiner .  adjoining C 1'. ItiulTs N L Coinei post  thence Noith 81) chains theme West SO chains,  thence South SO chains thence Last SO chains  to point of commencement containing 640 aeies  T  UIRNLY  Cdlllil .Mljuliiing "M.i,, ,111 , \ (j L. . ,11 s s-  W Could posl tin 111 e Noith sn ( h,1111s ilieim  West sn (.hams tlnno s, nth Michniis lliemi  Kast SO 1 h mis lit punii nl i nniuu 111 (1111 ill, ( "11-  l lining liin 11 lis  Gi:i)K(.L  ItR MILKY  Couiiiicuciiig al a post mi ilu  liouiidm Lnu  inai-lted    John   liiesuahau s   S    W    fotnei  about one mile Souih nl Gemge lii.iille\ s S L  Coinei   pust    thenii    .Nol th Ml ih.uns   IhciiK  Last S0( lialns   ilieuie Snuih so i halns   theme  West SO. hams to jiniiil of ii.inmeiui incut  (outlining iil'i nils  KiI'V   I'.IU.SNAllAV  1 |insi mi the lt(>undait\ L1111  s    L Cm 1111  U   C'01 him post  West   SO (hams  I'lilllllielll nig .11 .  n.aiktd     J, ill."     \i insliong s  adjoining I oil 11 III. s.| 111:1/1 - s  (hence Noi 111 80 1 hams  tin m.  thence South HO ( hams, llienie Last SO chains  to point nl ( ..iiiiikiici mem (out lining 010  acif s  I1A11LLY ARMSTRONG  " CAPITAL WANTED.  To Develop  The Rich Mineral  Resources Of  South East Kootenay.  NOTICE.  NO'I'K'i: rs IIKRLHY en LN that wt.the  undeislgned, inlend thiilv da\s aftei the 111st  publication of this notu e 01 us soon theie.ifK 1  as the application can be he aid to appl} to the  Assistant L'oiniiiissionei of Lands and W01 Ks  at Knrt Sleele foi licenses to pinspect foi Coal  and J't'lioh 11111 1111011 llie iollnwing ill scnlicd  lands situate in Last Kootenav on staivalion  Cieek, on the 10.1st side of the I'lathead Unci  and 1 mining fiom the Uounil.it\ Line 10 two  miles Noi th of it  C'oniiiieui nig al a post on the Noith side ol  the creek maiked \ T Kiikpatiick s S W.  Coiner . adjoining II G.���ltakeisN W f'oinei  posl annul one mile tioin the lioumli \ Line  thence Noi Hi So chains tlieni e Kast Ho chillis  Ihenee South Sodiums, llienee West Ho (hams  to    polnl   of   (-omineniement ' 1 onl.lining   I.IO  ,1110s  A '1' liIRliI'ATRICK  Commencing at a post on the Noi th si Ie ol  the clock marked II (J Hakei'sN W Coiner adjoining S U liaKei sN L Goinei jiost  thence South 80 chains thence K 1st So ili.ilns  Ihenee NoiIh Ho chains thence West 80 chains  to point of coinnicuccmeul (-ontamiug 040  aeies       v  HUGH C HAIiLR  C'ommeiKing at a posl on the Noith side of  of the cieek maiked S It It.ikei s N L Coinei adjoining John S Tail s S 1: C01111-1 post  llienee South So chains ihenee West 80 1 hams  llieiu e Noilh Ho eliains thenu Kast 80 c linns  lo point 'iif ((iinineiueiiienl coiifaming ' f> 10  aeies-  ���j H Hakei  Conimencing at a posl on llie Noi th side of  the creeK maiked ,,Iolm S Tail s S L Coinei adjoining \ T Ivii Kpattick s S W  Coinei posl tbeiiti Not Hi Sn (hams thence  West 80 (hams theme .Souih So chains  Ihenee Last Ho chains to point of lomin en(c-  nient tout.lining tiiu nies  ' JOHN S  TAIT  C01nrnciKl11g.il a point on the Houndan Line  maikeil'W M lilrkjiati nit s S L Coinei  about one mile andone-liair in a souih West  dnecliou fiom A. T KnkpitiicK s South West  Coiner posl, llienie Noith So iliains ihiiue  Wesl 80 chains, theme Soutli Ho (hams, thence  Hast So chains in point ot (ouiuiciudiient  oonl.iiiiing rtlo?ietes ;  W   M   lilRliTXTRICK  Partially Developed,  And Undeveloped Copper  And Silver-Lead Properties  Are Offered For Sale On  Liberal Working Bonds.  I     FOR    REPORTS.    AND   INFORMATION;  TO  CHARLES  ESTMERE.  Kimberley,   B.C.  ^uuiiiiiiii>iiiUiiiiUiiuaiiiiiiiiuiiiiiiiiii4iuuuuuiiiiiiuiiiiiiUiiuuauiiiiiiiuuuii0  g Fort Steele, Cigar Store    3  g , Fort   Steele.   B. ,C.                        '3  g WHOLESALE & RETATL DEALERS                           3  ^ Tn Gig'nrs, Cigarettes,<*Ripes and Tobacco.                      ^  Finest Variety ol' Piiios and Smokers Outfit  In tlio District, Including1 Meerschaum, M. B.  Alpha, and Otlier Brands.  13.     -ZZ  Notice to Dplinquent Co-owners.  i  I >���  \b WKoia Siory  sv ljjto.-':  i  ���."  (rmtitv havis'.)  From dipt. K I.oy.i, Police Station X.i.  0, iMonlrcnl:- '.'."e fier|iieiitly use I'kury.  Davis' Pain-Kh.i.eu tor ]miii�� in'tlie ttttmi-  arli, r/teii'itmU'svi, ��/ij/'iii'ss, /rout bites, cltit-  bluins, era-nip*, und nil atllictimiu whicli  bernllmcu in our position. I have no licsi-  tiiti.in in saying Hint Pain-ICili.ek i> tlie  bent remedy to have near nt hand."  Used  Internitlly and  Externally.  Two Sizes, 25c. and 00c. bottles.  READ.  THE PROSPECTOR.  NOTICE.  t>i\t\ ila\s allct-dale 1 inlend to apph to  the Chief (,'oniinissinnei 01 Lands and woiks  foi   pel mission   in mi   md i,m\ a��a-, tiuiliei  flOlll tllC lOllOMlllK   ll"s. ll'Kll    l-i in1    in    Sill.lll-  l^.ist ICooicnav Coniini iKe.im' at a post .iboii'  tin ce chains east of the tiolilun ion! liuu\ecn  the .llland .14 mile post, ihtnce easl HI chains  thenee soutli Wi chains them ( wist fed chains  thence noi th sn chains ilu ik e i.isi W chums to  plate of toniinoncuncnl ioiiI.iiiiiiij; nil) aiies  moic oi less  .1   A   1IAU.VEY  .M       Dated tins Ilih da\ of ^cpleinliei   I'lui  GflNN k 607  General     Merchants  Fort Sticki.k, B. C.  Fruit  CONFKirriONKRV  Stationery  Cigars.  Post Oppicij   Stoke.  i>iotice.  o  NOTICI". I^llllHHUY olVKV that we, the  undei signed intend 10 day^ artei the hist publication of llus notict. oi :is soon theieaftei as  the application (an be heaid to apply to the  Assistant Connuissiouei ot Lands and Woiks  nt Koit Steele toi licenses to piospecl roi Coal  and I'eLioleiun upon the follow nift dcscilhed  lauds situate in Last ICooten.iv on the Hast  side ol llie Klatlicad Unci on Akuiniiiiuin oi  Kishiineen Cieek i iiiiiiiiik Horn the l(ound.ii\  Line to about foui miles Noithof il  Coniincneiiis,'ala post on the N'ouh bank of  the (icelc mailted 'II W Lun sS W Cornel , adjoining (.1 11 ICiikpalink s N W  Coinei .post llienie .N'ciith W) chains ihenee  i;.ist aOch.uns thence South so chains thenee  WesL.si) (hams to poml or ( oiniuenceinrnt ioii-  tmniiii;nii) .n les  II   W   L\N*K  Cominciiciin; al i post on the Noi tli bank of  cieek, maiked I. H KiikpatiuK s N' W Coinei , iiljoiimiKiMis M I". Lane s N i; Coinei  posl iIiliko Snuih so eliains llienie Last Wl  chains thence Noilh MM hams theme Wesl so  cli.inis to iiouil or (iiniineiiccineut < nnt.itiiinc  W0 aeies  U   ll   IslHM'VL'KK'K  Coiunienciii},' it i post on the Noi Ih bank ..r  llie nek ni.nUiil Mis .M I" LanesN V.  Coinei adjoining li V ll.ill ili.m s S L Coi-  nci post ihenie South Wl chains theme Wist  Silehams tlience Mm ill M' t bains, ihcnu Last  80 chains to point nl i onimemeineni (ont.uii-  in^ hid aci es  M   ll   LANK  CoiiinunciiiKal a post on the Ninth bank of  thcdcck maiked li V llallahan s S K Cornel .iiljOiiiuiK II W LanesS K Coinei posl  thence Voilh Slldi.niis iheme Wesl SO ( hams  tlience Sumli Miliums llienie I'.ast SO chains  10 point of (oiniiieiiccnit nl i nut.iiiiiiii; hid  acics  I)   |.'  II \LL\I1AN  CoiiiniLiiiinK al a post .in tin- Noith sni. (if  the cieek. maiked Miiirai.t \ <'��� LiiktcsS  W Comci about tlnee inib s in i S \\  iliieelion riom II \\ Lau. sS \\ Coiiieiposi  Ihenee Noi tli Mlili.ims tin me r. ist With mis  thence'-oiith HO chains thiiin Wesi Ml chains  to point or Miiniiiiiniiii.nl (out iiiiiiiif '.I"  iicies  M\K(!Altr.T   \   I.    LLCMIJ  Commcnciris; ai a post on  the Noilh   side  of  the cretlc. muKul    Oeniji   Ili.ulliN s   s.  II.  To licinv Itose and Wallet Sullv oi to anv  pei son oi peisons to wjjoiii he oi Uicv mav  ha\e tiansfeued his oi then iiileicsts in the  Aslihtiidmiiici.il claim situate on llie west  foik of the St M,m sinn In'thc L'oi t Steele  minin;,' dniMon ol Last Isootcnav and ie(0ided  in the Rccoulei 's olllte .u l-'oit bleejc .  You and each of ^u aie heiebi notilicd  that I ha\c expended siiue No^cmbei, Ifc'H  und to dale (six hundied .iudstv,enteeii dollais)  in laboi and nnpiovcmcnts upon llie abo\c  mentioned ininct.il chiiminoidci to hold said  iniueial claim undei me pio\isions of the  Minei.ll Act And if within nmou da\s fiom  the date of this notiu \ou fail oi icTu^cto  contiibute \oui poition of such cvpendiluies  tOKClhci with sill costs of ad\cuisine, youi interests in said claim will become Ihe piopeiU  of the subsi iibei undei section 1 of an Act entitled    'An   Act    to   Aim ml   the  Muici.il   Act  I'llKI c  I   11   WKICllT  ll.ited ai Ton Steele this ISth (l i\   of   lul\  11101 J'i-1!  Notice to Delmquent Co-owueis  "Alm.M-  Tmjiorlcd and Domestic Cigars at "Lowest Prices1 "^3  Billiard and Pool Parlor and Reading- -        ^  Room in Connection '      "C3  ^C.  M. KEEP,  Proprietor.  JI TAENIIAUsSER.       ^  Manager.  To Gooifjo Fi^k,   Kolx'tt   Hcid_  B.un .md I'etci  Ltilnor  Oi to anv pei son oi poisons to whom he 01  the\ mav h.ue tiiinsleiied his ot then m-  teicsts in the King; Solomon mincial claim  situate at Lewis cieeh on Tiacv Mountain 'in  the Toil Steele minitii; division of I'.ist Ivootc-  ii.iv and lecoided m the Keeoidei s ollUc.it  Foi t Steele 11^C  You and enen of \ou aie heicln notilicd that  I hu\e expended since Auuiist llth l.s'm two  hundied doll.ns in labor md ,;mpio\enu nts  upon the above mentioned mmeial claim undei  the provisions of the Mineial Act And if within ninclv d.ivs fiom the date of this nolicc \ou  fail 01 lefuse to contiibute \oui poition of  such c.vpendilute toiietliei with all costs of ad-  veitisiiif,' voui liiieicsiin snd claim will become the piopcrty of the subsinbci undei  Section 1 or an Act entitled An Act to Amend  the Miuci.il \ct, IWO '.  CIlAKLLb HILLINKURC  Hated at Foi t Steele this 10th da\ oi August.  11)01 '.12-A'i  Notice to Delinquent Co-owners.  To Stephen Younir oi to ,in\ poison oi  peisons lo whom lie oi tho\ ma\ have tians-  ftncdhis intciest in the I'lospedoi s Die.iin  mineial ( hiiin situsite ai Wcavei i k ek in the  I'oit Steele mining di\ ision or Last Kikiu n i\  anil 11 coi (led In Ihe Keeoidei s dillce at I'm I  Steele  You and each or \ou aie heiebs notilicd  thai I have expended since Aukusi lllth IS'I7  fnn hundied dollars m laboi and impio\(-  mi nts upon tlie above mentioned mineial ( hum  limit I lb( piovisiiinsoflherilmei.il Act And  ,f within innetv (lavs fiom ilu date of this  nolue \ou f.ul oi leruse lo i onu ibule \oui  liintioii ol siu h ex-pemlituie toKClln r wuh all  costs of idvenisiiiK voui unci est in s lid cl nm  will b(-( ome tin piopeitv of th. sulisdibii  undei Si i linn I or an \i I (lililli-d An Ail Id  Amend llie Minei.il Act, 1000  S lid poition ol expdidiluie to be paid lo  subsenbei   it I nit Steele  .1   S   IWHKLH  Dated at I'm l Sleeli this |0|h d iv of  AukiisI  10(11 :w-  NOT1CE.  Take nniiK sivtv d.',-s altei dm I phi ml  lo apph tn the ('lui'l Commission, i ol L inds  and Woilcs fm pctmission tn nil .in I i.iin  awav intibei fiom tin fullowing ih si 111 i I ' md  in ^(iiilh-K ist  ICootinav      I (iininr m i m^ i  post   planleil    ibout   tlnee   (hams e ist .i i  (iolden load br t ween lb*   1    and   II   mill    |��  tlioiKe  ( asl   III ill.mis   I hem e iiiii Ih sn, |  ni.  them t west SO (hams  Ihemc   south  sn (h   n>  llienie east 10 < hains to plaee or coiiiiik in . im ,i J  containing MO aeies moie or less  JAMES GREEK  SS       Tinted this 14th day of Sepu nibei   IKOl  KIMPTON   &   PITTS  cS '  WINDERMERE g�� DONALD      .  General Merchants  , i i  iVliiiiilo supplies a Specialty  Miners going novihward'via Canoe River Route will find it a lnr��e  savina and convenience io procure their supplies at Donald.  SOLE AGENTS for  i  Canton  Steel Conipany  'A'lnderniore. C'oldou and Donald  Minine: Divisions.  Agents  at  Windermere  for  tho California Giant Powder Co.  *S9S3S&VSG&S9S9S9SiSG9S9S9SSe9 SSSSSSSStiBSSSSSSSSSSSSS*  The  PROSPECTORS3 EXCHANGE %  .  NO.   4   K.-V/..-C.   BLOCK,   NELSON,   B.C.  Gold.   SiUor-Le.ul  and Co])per .Mines wanted at tlic  EXCHANO 15.  FliFF.   MlbT.lXO   GOl^D   prnportics  wMiited  at once for Raitern  investors.  I'.n-Lies  hiivintr miiiiui!   propem   for sale live  requested  stimpleirof their ore to the KXCIIANCJIi for exhibition.  We de&ire to hear from  pros]KH-ioi=ii who  have  pi'omi-.mjr  cl.iinit. in British Columbia.  L'rospcotors.   and   niLniu��   men  are requested   to   make   the  OI TANG 10 their headqii.irLers when in Nelson.  All samples shoulcl be sent by c\press. PKIOPA ID.  Correspondence solicited.    Addiv*. j,]] eomintinication-. lo  to ^eiul  mitKM'.il  I0X-  Iclcplionc Xo.  101  ANDREW F.  P. O.  Ho\  700.  R0SENBERGER,  .vi.lsov, js. <:.  :-����ss��s��3Sssse3Ss��sesss6ss����s s����ses��sssssss��ss9��ses?  The  Waldorf  FERNIE, B. C.    OLD TOWN  S P LEN DI D ACCO MM O DA TIONR  Sample Rooms for Commercial Men  No Traveller Should Pass the Door.  The I rail runs within ten leet of the house. Good  li.irn und plenty of hay and grain. If you pulronize the  Waldorf von will never rein-el it.  II.    A.    K.ANOUSB,    -       -    Proprietor. THE PROS I'KOTOW,   POKT ST RHUS,   R.  Ci   OCTOBER   lil,  liioi.
North 'Star Lodge
NO. 30,
A. F. AND A. M.      G. R. B, C.
Kegular meetings—1st Tuesday in each
mouth at eight o'clock. Visiting lireihern are
cordially invited.
A. C. Nei.sos, Secretary.
Rock}* Mountain Chapter
NO. 125. R. A. M.
lieg-ular meeting—2nd Tuesday in
each mouth at eight o'clock.
Visiting'   Brethern   are   cordially
,   R. L. T. Galbkaith Scribe K.
Oeo. S. McCarter. J. A. Harvey
hamsters,  Solicitors,
Notarim  Public,
Con>v,\innetra ete.
®Jj£ WgVO&p&tfov.
R. Li. T. Galbra.il h returned-
from a visit to Windermere on
„B- P- Cooke was engaged in
packing supplies to the Cull
River iron mines during tho past
Colonel  and  Mrs.   Henderson
visited Steele on Monday.    ■
Coal and petroleum prospecting is.going on at a'lively'rate in
the Flathead valley.
Messrs. Austin and Smith
visited the lime quarries near
Wavdnor on Thursday.
A-.nid dangerous, iiiii.-.'iiig VVilch Hazel
preparations repicse-ilc I to be "tli" trime as''
Pond's Extract, winch easily so.irs anil often
contain "wood alcchol," a deadly poison. ,
Save your Snowshoe Tags.
'J'hc ifioit popular brand of Ohewiny
Toljiifcu in Canada tu-day, i^1 "I'av
Roll." Kvery piny of "'l\\v Hull"
bi-iir.s a "Snou-->l«otj** Tajf. Consumer.-,
should .save tjiene lux*, as valuable presents are jjivciuftii- llu-in. "Whi'n \ou
buy--l,AY RoLl" Chuwing Tnhiuvo.
;t-k- jFiJiir dealer'for our now illustrate*!
pre'nitum fiitiilorfiu'.
Hotel Arrivals,
\V. D. Leach.    Ottawa.
Tho Imperial 1 ji mi tod was dis j„'(J. 11. Milli>r.    NHson,
Barrister      -      -       Solicitor
Fort   Steele.   B.   0
Won't Stikj.ic Devki.opmknt Syndicate Ltd
138 Leadenliall Street London. England.
p.i^.s. <& c.b.
- Fort Steele B.C. '■
■    ' „    AND
Fort   Steele   B.C
'    Slaving Wl Hair' .Dressing Parloi
.   n a ,
" Next io Oriental Hotel
All kinds of hair work
a specialty.
A.J GREZ,   -   -   Proprietor
continued on. the loth ol* this
month. Trains now arrive from
the east at 7:lo a.m.. and from
the west at 1(3:35 p.m.
(J. H. Miller. Nelson, auditor
for the CP.lt." Telegraph Co.,
was in town on Tuesday.
Born on ihe 7th of October, to
the wire of Mr. Joseph Walsh, a
_i There has been much- tail? - about
l'yny-BaUam, ihe' m-eatest modern
remedy for poush- ami colds, h cures
quickly aud certainly. 2in\ of all dealer-. Made by urimru-iiii-s of l-'erry
Da\ i?* Pain-Killer.      -,.
Mr. Walker of the   Freeman's
Labor Journal, made this othVe a":
pleasing call on, Wednesday.   '     i
The fame of the Fort Steele!
district asra mining reg-ion is at J
trading the attention of capital j
from all parts of the -\yorld
An old Siwash marched up and
down the streets of Steele on
Wednesday'with a small wild cat
attached to a chain. °
Rocky Mountain Avenue
Fort Steele, B. G;
Fort Steele
Diamond Jubilee
G-raduaie of St. Luke- Hospltiil
.Vancouver. It. C.
This Institution has been rm-ently
enlarged by a new winj.' which is now
open for reception of puti«.-«ts. For
terms apply to
Mias t'OLSOM,    or   .1. V. Smith. Sec.
Matron. Fort Steele, B.C.
DAu ail night sitting, of the
County Court was held on WpcI-
nosday night.
To make good bread , and
pastry it is somcTvhat essential
to obtain good Hour. Tho Fort
Steele Flour and Feed Store
have it/ if you don't need that
kind why it is as well to deal
elsewhere—they do a strict line
of business and do not depart
from it dealing in all kinds of
Hour and milling goods, hay and
oats. *
\V. H   Livingstone.  Kaslo.'
James Sproule,
N. ('oldimui,    Loudon, lOng,
J. W. R.Young,    •" ,   "'
' H. bVOollott, Wind or mom.
J. H.'liaird; Toronto.
,'j. W. Rinken,     .Moyio.
George Mik-hol        "' -
L. Thompson        * •'
II., A. Soparly, V^noo'ivor.'
.1. 11. Forin. Nelson., _
(J. BeinniM-,,      Oraiibrook.,
C. R. Palmer
'£. H. Small.'
J. ,). Cameron,  _      •••''.
'W. F. Giml '
.las Kerrigan'   ,       "
.1.  Ltyuu. "
i    G: li. Miner
H. Morley     '       ,   ""
F. Hogau,     Spokane.
L. S. Austin:       " '    'r
C. A. Cameron, Vanc^tiyor.
R. Little. Perry Ci'eek.  '
C. M. Keep. "Windermere.
C S. Bunyan, Spokane.'
V. V. Moft. Fernie.,
R. S-. McKinnou, l^ornie.
K.J. Uigbye., Sheep Creek.
WINDSOR: ' ' ,
R. McFavlnud. Cranbrook. .
J. Coi'rcgau, '•'   '
A..C. Caldwell, Riill Riven. .'
Jixs. Dibble.o   ■       '* '     £*   -
P. Raymer, Tracy Creek.
b\ Londrce.      *'' ' ' ' "
Liveru, Feed & Sale Stable.
Fort Sleek-  F..V
lJc^iiI.U'   l);til.\   Siairc   nii'tM.-   nil
H-tiiiiiiU Furl .Sicclo .1 unci ion.
SADDLF. *   I'ACK   HOUSF.ir     ,
I '.  I'1. .\H'llpr.SON, K,
" Pr.vm.'iioi'iM'iiiii IL* i'. ,t
(Lii'i'tlM'il liv l'i-.i\ i in-ill! <! uM'i iiiiii'iil >
Cold tiiul siU'i-r %'l.Wi
Silver iiml li;uil           i   -.I'll
liulil, silver iliul Cuppi'i-. 'i.OO
(iuhl, -ih'rr, h'liil .mil I'tippi'i'.      1.00
S.tmplr-   lull   wiih   I'nrlii! iV   liut-ii-lc
will rcrcivi- pronipl iltli'tiliiili.
liasi  Kootonay
Hottling (.a).
.Aerated * waters
Ol all kind's.
c i
Syruiis, ClinnipagiK-s, Ciders,
Ginger Ales,  lite.
So<l;i  witlor  in   hijilioii-.     Tin1   mo-l.
eoonomii'iil w;iy to Iiaiidle it..
IThe Canadian BanK of Gommerce"
< ^
Anil (IS lji'iiiu'licft in (,':iiiiul;t. tin- Unit.oil Slaic, iiml I'n-ilihli ('iiliiiiiliiu.       ^
I'iiid iiji Ciipiiiil +S.O(iO,n(i():  Ue.-,i;rve l-'uinl 1-2.(100,000:
A»i;i'<'!iiH(' Jii'-nili'i'i'^ Over ){.(i."i,(l00,()0i).
London Ollicc; (id Loinh.-irJ Street.  I? ('..
Sew   link Oil Ice;  1(1 LYulitniKC I'lnee.
Cranbrook Branch.
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Hotel * *
Boundary Line
Tobacco Plains.
B. C.
JULES HUREL Proprietor.
ODOl)      AOCO.MMOMATION     KOI;    'I'lIA VKLI.INCi      M ICiV
A First Class Home
Frank Iiogan, Marysville, was
in town Wednesday on a,business t.rip.
Nol an idle man in town.
A , large number of visitors
wero attending court, on Wednesday.
Monte Carlo is at Spokane and
is getting along nicely, but is
anxious to learn the news al
The Prospector is the only
reliable exponent of the mining
news of the Port Steele district.
qC.   M.    Keep   returned    from
Nelson oiiiFriday. ,:
Robert.Little, superintendent
of the Perry Creek Cold Minos,
was in town-on Friday.
Two hundred and twenty-four
gallons of fro-ib water weigh a
St. John's Church of England.
Services will bo held in,the
Church of St. John the Divine
every Sunday morning at 11 a.m.,
Holy Communion 'the third
Sunday in each month at.8 and
11 a. m.'
Strangers are welcome.
Christian service will be conducted in the Presbyterian
Church by tho Pastor ,Rov., D.
McK. Reid, .B.'A. every Sabbath
evening at 7:30. Sunday School
at 2 p.m.
All are welcome to our services
G0NTRAGT0R    /\xt>   builder
IlOllS].". AN'IJ SI(iN*-IMlXTlN"<:
CAI.OiailNINU mill l'AlT.l.'.'llAMi'.IN'i:
0 c *        n
i ■ (
Jd^ "All' work promptly done.
;];    (lood Stable.    Rigs of all kinds. ' Saddle and Pack Worses  T»T
'9- ' ?9T
>9' >'9> •£■ VJV ■*' "'9' *to-'iV- it- •'*■ »'9-i9-^ «'9> >'|. .9^ .t: .9. »*. .9. .i, »«. .'(. it: ^t: it. ...
-10 Qri;iox Victoria St.,
London,   I<]n(iland .
l<\)iiT Stueiji;,  ij. c.
O. M. FjOWaijos.
Mtiko a note ol it. ' wlion you iu-l"
li'jivinft I101110 t-O^jmy "'riiu ll i!t L."*
Menthol Plithtor. j4=fv4iS?. nuiii-.tnluotl to
i-ure the wor.st. ciibC of Tiuukiiuhu. hctid-
iiclie. btitcho^i. Avoid unylhi ii« sti id to
bo.iu.it os (jnod. Get the ^oiiiiiiiL' mttilc:
I iv U.tvii, e\: Ltiwrenoo Co.. Ltd.
and        '
Em balm er
Graduate of Champion
College of the United.
Upholstering  and   General
Furniture Repairing.
AIT Work Guaranteed.
Telegraph or  Mail Orders
Promptly AI tended to.
30.000 Acres Farm Lands
In (.ho far famed Kootenay Vam.ev for S.\'i.K"on easy terms
of payment.. Phtci":s #2,~)0 Pfm ache and' upwards. In close'
proximity to Iho pno\v*k Nest Raiiavay. ;
Lots in the town of Ri.ko are now on Ihe market, prices $1)0,
and upwards accordin<r L<^ situation? Q.
,.tt ' Euco boasts of the big.ge.st watur power in J-joulh East
Kootenay; and will be ' lhc„'jiin"ction of the Crow's Nest Southern
Railway. , '     c "
Correspondence Solicited.
P. O. Box 127.
B. C.
T. 6. ftrmsbrono
Fort Steele, B. C.
Tiiiwarej Galvanized Iron, Sheet
Iron,   Stove  Pipes  a4nd
Plumbing,  Pipe   fitting  and   all
kinds of sanitary worlc
... ftir Tialit—Hot Blast Stoves
Hydraulic   and . Air   Pipes -for
.1. W. R- Young has been appointed the attorney for the
Kootenay (Perry Creek) Gold
Mines, in place of J. T. Liaidhnv.
a Operations in all the leading
properties of the district await
railway facilities. .   '■?
£, The, Estel 1 a m i n e on 1 .y- aw ai ts a
railroad to, commence-, sloping
and shipping ore. ; '
Joe Fuller returned   from, the
Halcyon'Springs'on Friday.-
R. ,'L. T. 'Gal'braitl-i went to
Nelson on official' business on
Friday. .- ■
East Kootenay Stock.
Ablci'il.      P.i.l.
('row's Nosi.Conl....'.    tSO.dO     *72.(>0
Norlli .Shir  .'!•" :i."i
SulliviLii. . '  Ni? tl}
Silver-load Q,notntions.
New York. Oi-lolii-r ]!):
Har Silver '. 'u'i
Mexican ilolliirs -lo}
Lead           ' .|..'57{
Copper.  ..-'."    ,   Ki.TiO.'
London. Oi;:tol)ei' 1!).— tSilvcr.'i'li-'l 1 Iiiii:
copper, tCOS 10.s.: lead, '.fill . 12s. (id.
Chas. Eai'Jy, IviiiilxVrlcy and
Dr. O'l-fagaii.'Cra.iibrooU- visited
Stool eon Pi-id ay.,
A iTieoting ol* the Ijioe.nse. Commissioners will be. hold oi'i No-
voinber I'lid at Moyio.
Praulc   Collott   wont    oast,   on
Dr.Bi'odie.has moved into   the
Hanson building on Hazel street.
Market Conditions.
Reports from all sections of
the Fort Steele district agree
that there has seldom, if over,
been such a.vigorous prosecution
of constructive work.
Wholesome activity is still the
feature.in ruining quarters; ' '
? Good 'weather 'during the past
week- lias been favorable, to,1 tlie
l')U tli ng i ur of a. Ia.i-ge sn pply of
provisions for winter. .
A liumber' of niiners wont
down to the Hull river ■' iron'
mines on Priday. ■■''
The Hull river bridge is rapidly approaching completion.
Notice is-lioroliv liiven t.liat. .Maiislickl
• i
iV Collurell. ToliiU-eunihts al. Furl Steele
B. C, liavi' turned over their liu.siness
to  (',.   M.   ICeej)   of  '■.nine   pi.ire.       All
accounts due >, Yul MaiisliuKI iV ('olttrell
will he paid to .I.   A.   Ilarve\.   al    l^nrl
Steele, itjjent. i'iip (.'. M. kVi-p.
('. M. KKI-:".
Daledii'il. Furl Sleele. Seplcinlier "JSl li
Niilicu ii lioivliv Kivun Hint ("Inn les AUi'i'fiii'ii
ol Kilt Tiivor, no.ir Uiiin'h l.nlce. Ins iiiimU- np-
liliL-iilian uiulcr tlio provisions -of-., llii' ••Luinor
JVicisn'so Act, IDon-'-ror.a.lic-on'so io'.retii.il li<iiior
im the iii-eiiiisu.s knnn-n iistlii;'? Hotel, :n
Huin's Lake. ...'.:
.Ndla-uislicrcb'y «iven Hint David ,T. Klinei-,
Kootenay'II citiii, aiuVCliiii-les S. Kiu-ly.. Kails
Viiiw liouse, Miir.\'s\ ill(: liave in:uicappli(.'.:ii.lbii
u ml er tlic pi-ovisioiis ol' tlie ,'"l'.i<'iucii- License
Aet. Iftoo" for,.a"lk-.ensi; to retail 'liifiiors wi tli'r.
above.named premises at Marysville. B.C.
A mc'ctiii'K:' of. the Dcianl of Lk-eiise Ooininis-
sioners of Soutli Kast lvootjnay will lie held at
Moyie.Noveinlier iiml. at lo a in.. Iflril, to e.,n-
sider tlie aliriveiipplieal.ioiis.
II    W. 1'IAHNRS.'    .
' Ollio'f Lieensv. Inspeetor.
Oil toil ill Ko'i'l Steele. Oct. I-Jtli, Iflni:    '-
Cranbroolc,   B. Or '
When in the market for Liquors,
Wines. .Cigars and Schiltz Beer
■ Dont go out of Kootonay for
you can' do better at homo by
"consulting the big wholesaler
10. J. PELTIER.-
« rMm^
Iii.?. g^BBBtev
"I'uiir alleiilioti is railed lo the
••I 'iiiiii-i'i- Ijinili'd" Iriiiiis el the -'.Mil-
winilii-e i'v Sl, I'iiul I t.iil w.-i,\.'" "'I'Ih- only
prrfei'l I ruins in (he win-Id."
"S'*in will Mud il (Icsii-.ililc lo i'iiti' on
I hose trains when ^<ii11g lo any poinl, in
i.'lie. lutst.erit Slates, or (,'auada. , 'l'he'y
(.-iiiuiecl, with all . '.I'ranHroiit.ineiital
Trains ■and all Ticket. 7\o'enls sell.
tickets. .,'■ .     ■
,I.,\ir I'lirthei- inI'oi-niaJ.ioii. jiainphlets,
etc.. aslc any'.l.'ielcel, A'fjeiit or
I'l.  .IY  KOlVf).     ";   (:i J.. FDOY   ,        .
■ -Pass. Ao-eiit-...: .    :  Cienoral Ao-ent.,.
Sl'OKANK. ? t'OltTCANn.
l'il|,'i:l\ iilf;
Iviver.-'idc  Avenue.
„ Furl Sleele.   Ii. ('.
Contains    a    Reliable    Reoorcf
,  of all tho Events In the
94.00 A YEAR.   SINGLE COPY, lOcts.
For Sale by all Newsdealers.
Table   Board   al;-. Iho  Windsor
li'as lieen red need lo $\i \>ov day.
Single Meals •!"> conis
(;liickeii Dinner,
l-lverv Siitiihtv
'•() i?onls
WiiHisor floLioC Dining Rooms.
Winter scliediiie
! IfllVei'tive Oetolier lill.h    ■    ?
Tourist    Sleeping   Gars
.===7 .,'  '. ■ --on— :' , ?   ,
EAkr Moi?iVi):--;;i:Jr.;i\-o K()()l;ena.y;
. -.'Liindii'ig r.l.'nos(l:i,y and Friday
•W'kst' Boi.'nd:-7-,'Ij(>;i.\"o; .Medicine ■■
.  I'lal, Snnda.y au'd \V;odnoKcla.y..
I'Vir I.init; lollies, tickets  und   full   in-'
formation apply to 'nearest \uenl a"-eut.
Dis. Pass. Agt.
■J Tli 13 PROSPECTOR, PORT STEELE, 13. C, OCTOBER 19,  1001.  c *  ESTABI-JSHKU     1WS  A. B. 6race,  PUBLISHER   AXD    EDITOR.  THE   PROSPECTOR,    is   published  ��� very Saturday, and has a guaranteed  circulation larger than any other paper  m East Kootenay. It is all home Printed  and contains double the news of nny  other paper in the district.  As an advertising medii:<n it  is mi.  ��� xcelled.  Uovoied to the upbuilding of Fori Sleele, the  development of the vast mineral resources of  (lie East Kootenay mining district.  .Subscriptions, ...' * 2.00 per year  Advertising rates made known on application.  Contributions are solicited from all parts of the  district, but all matter intended for publication  must have the writer's signature.  TUIC PAPPR lb kept on tile at the ailver-  Inlv rnrtn tlsIiiKagencvof Aluxnmler  JtCo., Suite F.. First National Hank Uuildini.',  Spokane. Wash., where contracts can lie made  (or it.  Thic Panor '*��� ltept on tile at hi C.  IIIIS Taper DAKK'S Advertising  Agency, 64 and 65 Merchants hxi-hanso, Sim  Krauclseo. California, where contracts for advertising can be made for It.  tlio people will furnish thorn  enough members to carry on the  business of the Province.  Every legislator has stern  duties to perform. The people  expect, these duties undertaken  with an unflinching determination to set ,the f'overnmenl  House to rights. In so doing  the legislator must, resign, , got  down and out. when his duty  requires it.  The Material.- Uswl in "Tin- 1V\-  I-.'* KmulMon are the (inuM llie inarlu't  atlorils rof,'iir'Ui".-�� of expense. Talceii  in cases of wa-tiny ili.-i'a>c��, lo��� ot  weight, or lo-s of appetite, with" "real  lienetit. I)avit�� kV Lawreiu-e. Co.. Ltd..  hiaiHifaeturoft..  Headauarters   for   Mining   and   Commercial, Men  ������� Clt  *1*  The  Ttiic Panor I.s kept on tile at the A. Mc-  llll�� rdJJCI Kim & Co. New-paper Ad-  vetisini; Agency, Montreal, where conti-act-  for advertinliiK can be made for It.  Is ou sale in    .1.    W.  Clraharn ,<;   Cu';>  t>o'>lt  This Pa"*er  store, Spokane, Wash.  ffihe tytozpzekor:.  SATURDAY. OCTOBE15 11). I'M)!.  I'lVita.Mnk.)  f Cod Liver Oil  Hotel  Y* 7* T o *3 U r>IVE Y01-' AN APPETl  W��i/ Si 8 �� T0;i,c Y0U'< NERVES  VV   IJliMAKL' YOU STKONGI  "No  Enemies  to Punish-  Special Friends to Serve. "  -No  HE coming year promises  great things for the Fort  Steele  district.   ��� "'More   mining  ' will  be done  than  ever before.  o  mines' that have' laid   idle   for  several   years   will be 'actively  developed.     Machinery will be  installed to work mines on' Bull"  .River.   Wild  Horse  and   Tracy  Creeks.    A stamp mill will be in  operation Oon  Perry  Creek.    ,A  smelter at Marysville.     A number of compressor plants,   and  diamond    drills    in    operation.  Work will be resumed on an  extensive scale all'over the district  If ever a mining section was destined  to   witness a   substantial  growth, it js that portion of'.East  Kootenay known  as  ,the    Fort  Steele"Mining Division.  c. *      -K-      ���/��� ��� ,  . Jt is learned that during the  past week that there was many  inquiries from outsido parties in  relation to mining propertiest in  this district. South East Kootenay offers the best oppo-rtunities  for safe mining, of any similar  area in British Columbia    ���"���  Better transportation facilities  are all that i.s wanted to make  the mining camps of tho Fort  Steele district the wonder of the  world.  1 V    V     j�� m  m m.ir.t.   iuu  ainunul  > i           MAKE YOU WELL!  i l)r lltiricna, ,11ml. S11.j1C.11f tun 1'rjjt  ||iii>;ittnl  �� for l-i-Aiii', Mii-iiiim!, jMi'M-ribiu il ciiisiautlv  J iiu     iyi�� iiu puiinii.kli.il to iis.i his imniii  t .Mi�� i,lnrk, Mi|it   Cnu-.i   U,.<|iiliil   Tnroitlo,  \ Wl-irci t lli'y li i\., nl��u mull it Willi I Ilu Lu'nl ruxultn,  ! oOr. iiml SI.OO IJiiitl.-.  ���     DAVIS & I.AWKKNOI-: CO., Limited.  All    Modern     Conveniences  FORT    STEELE,   B.   C.  ?i ' ii  ��� NOTICE.  "  Take notice that -Ixtj i��>H)i iln.v^ altei- il.ui>,  we inti'iid to ajipl.v to the I'liief Cuinniiisioiier  of I.anils and, Works foi pmmission, lo rouiijiv  i��l>sti-uciUins ami make iiiiprn\ i-muuis on l.amb  Creole, lu onU-r io make Miiil eri-elt"n.i ut-iitil'.'  for lot!-* aveoi-diiic in Plans and Sur\o,\s fyiod.  The only l.imls arrrcu-i'. by s-aui miproM-iiicnis  other ilinii I'ovininioiu lands, ruv fiots-Mll a:,i! i  -'Nr-' Oroup 1  omiiM hv A, T ('hub.    Tlio oi.l.v ;  water affected by ^.Ui! impi-uxeaieiit.s I- sanl I  birab Creek. ., I  The IIiu*�� of Toil proposed to be char;ri'il is'  Two Dollars (ri(W per Thousand feet, board i  measure.   , |  Daied this IStUday Of Septembir. iftn '  ��=- THE MOYIK l.L*M!!KK CO.     !  Large   Sample   Rooms   for    Commercial   Men.    _, _   ���y���^y        i,    ?^J%  OARLIN  (feDURIGK  s /  MERCHANTS    d^NEUAL,  QCARAXTIXK   SKKVIC'E.  The Dominion Uo\ern:ue.it  is now  main- ���  taming a quiirautiue service to priveat  the in- i  trocluction   of  small-pox from   south   of, tho !  Uotiudary at Tobacco Plains. j  e The quarantine' vruiird.^ , then- mo 31. '  PHILMPPS and B. A. KhTOX- an,] al|  persons,desirins; to ero^s into'('an.tdi.in ttiri-  tory must report to them, sivin^ satisfai-uiiy  evldenee of recent suc-cessfu] vaccination, or  otherwise must subiini to lie \:tccinntril on  crossing. ,  A heavy fine may be imposod on anv  persons nfi'leeiiiif,- or defying iiiiai-aiuinc ivyu-  latlons. ,  HUGH WATT. 31. !).  ' 114- Dominion Quni-antiiie Olllcer.  ,  Fort  Slcble,  Mont.6 Carlo Restaurant.  THE MOST  UP-TO-DATE  PLACE IN FORT STEELE.  E.verytliing Coolccd  "as vim i.iki; -it,  Eest  Knolcnav  Sdlc-ARfe.ils (oMho'QgntOn S166I  COMPANY  There are many abuses to^Jbe.  swept away. . The evil of a  system that has grown ,up under  a corrupt administration, spread  over many years, will need ' a  strong hand to eradicate.  long  r What this Province has  needed ��� is a government of and  for the people, one that will pay  strict attention to business, and  not curry favor's' with the class  of politicians that;' imagine that  they are rulers of the universe  by divine right and the old Hudson Bay Company.  , *    t-    *  Strange as it may seem tcf  people of British Columbia.  Mr. Dunsmuir wont resign.  * the  vet  Certain politicians throughout  the  Province should  remember  that politics change  from time  to time.  *    *    *  Twice   in   the   histoi\y   of  the  America's cup has Canada  tried  to  lift  it.      Tt   looks as Jf .John  Canuck will have a third try for  the old mug.  # *��� vr  The Moyie Leader says: It is  rumored thai Hon. E. C. Smith  is already fixing his political  fences and husking a bran new-  set of speeches in anticipation of  another campaign, lie i.s saying  very little yet, but the hum ol  his wood saw can be heard just.  the same.   ���.''���'  "I: '  ,. *     *���'   *  -Premier ������.DuusnUiir says that  he has 22'legislators with him: to  ' carry on the business.of the next  session. If this is so: why,  wait,' why not call tho houscl  together at, once, then pass a redistribution bill,  the  house  and  '     _    NOTICE.    ���  Take notice that slxiy days after date that ,  shall apply to the Chief Commissioner of Lands  und Works foi-.permlssiim to purch..si. thf fol-  low.lns described Crown lands situate in South  Kast Kootonay. anil described as iniloiis:  Commencing at a post planted 'on the south  bank of the St. Mary s liver opposite lot "J3l?(l,  thenee south 40 chains, thence west SO chains,  thenee noith about 111 chains to the Sl Mary's  river, tlieiu-u east following the meandering o  the St. .Mary's river to plaee of eominencef  nieiit. containing in all :120 acres more or less.  ���������IJWIN C. S3IXTI1 agent for  PKKCV 1'. POWELL.  Dated in Port Steele this :llst day of Augiut.  nidi. ,    :m-  Tins Strut:, is,guaranteed to bo o.qn;i,l to Jessop's  or  Firths in all  TTaud Rock Wouk. ���  Solk Agents  Soiyn:   Aokn'is  crow's Nest Goal ^^  Giant Powder Gomuanu.  WM. ROBINSON,  Proprietor  Fort Steele  Meat Market  I'-ltldSH' and  SAT/P   MEATS  ON- HAND.  ALWAYS  R. W. ROGERS, Proprietor.  NOTICE.  Take notice that sixty days after date r shall  iipply to the Chief Commissioner ol Lands and  Works for permission to purchase the following described Crown lands situate in Soutli  Kast Kootenay and described as follows: Commencing at a post pinnted at the north east  corner oi Lot 2.178. tl roup 1, ICoolenay district,  and marked F. V. Ilogan's put-chase. S. E. corner, thence north ml chains, thenee west 80  chains, thence south 40 cliains. thence east 80  chains to place ot beginning, containing 320  acres more or less, subject to the special  license now covering said land.  KDWI.N- C. SMITH agent for  F. I>. HOC AX.  Dated at Fort Steele. August -Jflih  IPui.      llil-  Mining  Supplies  a Specialty!  Agents for the   MASSEY- HARRIS   CO., Limited.  Farming   Implements.  Fresh  Halibut,   Salmon? Salmon Trout,  Bologna'  Butter and I3ggs.���  -Fish and Gunie in Season.  Sausage,  Fort Steele  and  Kimberlev.  a; .    . ' #  Hi  St  I N, HANSON, I  Agents  Wanted  Complete  Life of Queen Victoria  BKST BOOK"  m-'sT  Outi'ii M.-iilcil on  Address  i-:i:.\is  -U'L't-'i])!, of 1.1 fiMU's.  .S. ('  MILLKI*.  Pdl-tland  \-  CO..  Ore. U.S.A.  J*4  &  S:  ft  *  si  S5  The Steele House  Fort Steele, B. G.  Central])* Situated on Riverside CAvenue.  Conducted on TJp-To-Date Melliods.  i  The Best Bar In Town.  D. MclMeish  '    PROP Rl RTOR.  General iVlei-cHattt  Liquor Dealer.  AND  5��  Port    Steele  rewinof    Co.  c.  FORT STRELE,  D.  MANIJI^ACTUKKRR     and     BRRVVlSltR    OF    KXTRA    FINR  2^: ,   Manufacturer of all Kinds of Lumber,       A largo assort-    zzs  ZZ~ ment, of seasoned Lumber and Shingles always   ' i~;  jr: 'on hand. \ 3  g DIMKNSTON     LUMBER     A      SPECIALTY. 3  I      WftSfli ��� ��� ��� 5 G.      I  ?iiiiiiuiuiiuiiiuiiuuiiiiiuuii��iiiiiuiiuiiimaimiiiiiiaiiiiiM  JUST   RECEIVED  A new rifle. 20-inHi hnrrel.  Weight. 4 pounds. O. Ti. cups  and .22 short, R. F. Ihi.s an  AT'TOMATfO SAFETY mid  cannot be discliargod accidentally.'     ,".   .  Price Only $4.00  If these rifles me nol. enrried in stook  li.V your rlwiler, hcdiI price .-mil we will  huh] it, U> you expreas prepaid.  Send stamp lor c-it��-ilog dcHoribing complete line and  contAiniu^ valuable in-  Jionnation to shooters.  The J, Stevens Arms and Tool Co.  P. 0. b.j-8"' CHIC0PEE FALLS, MAS^  BEEK  %  PORTER  SOLD   BY   THE   BAKREL,    KEG   OR    BOTTLED  Holtfcd beer for I'amily use a specially  ODTSIDE OftDRliS���CilVJilN.H'i'liKJT ;.'! PKOMPT ATTENTION  SATISFACTION GUAltANTEED T.J$&il'\  Mutz & Scott, Prop's.  Assorted Car of Best Brands of-Flrnti*   rind   ATeals,  etc.  Ii'lonr, Patent Hungarian and Strong Baker.  Rolled Oats, Cracked Wheat, Wheatlotts,  Cornineal, Buckwheat Flour, Split Peas,   '     -    -  Navy  Beans,   Lima Beans, Pot Barley, etc.  Bran     Chops     Shorts     Oafs     Hay.  Kliii't.wood Tea. a pure article imported direct I'roin Ceylon  try if once and ��011 will use no other.  Fresh   Breakfast  Bacon,   Hams and   Dry Salt, Side Bacon.  I'.ul  ler and Egys.  POTATOES   and   CARROTS  hMKlOWOOD all lengths to suit all stoves.       . '/'/.;,  THE   FORT   STEELE  FLO0R,and FEED STOKE  E. C. MiLLER, Proprietor POST OFFICE BOX 836.  Si  3SF",' All goods guaranteed and prices also as he ing correct:  md in oi'dei'S. I


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