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VOL. 17
No. 27
Tenders for Sewer Pipe and Cement considered
and referred to Engineers
A meeting ol the city council waa
held In the council chambers on Monday afternoon. There were present
Mayor Hunt, and aldermen Johnson,
Bowness, Jackson and Campbell,
Minutes ot last meeting were read
and adopted.
The City medical officer then addressed the council In regard to a
grant lor the Isolation hospital.
It waa moved hy Aid. Campbell
and Bowness that a grant of 1500 he
made to the Slaters of the St.
Kugene Hospital, being a donation
towarda the cost of erecting an Isolation hospital adjoining th* St,
Bugeue hospital.
A grant of (1011 waa made to tbe
British Columbia Tuberculosis Society.
A grant ol 1500 was mado to tbe
Cranbrook Board ot Trade.
A communication from tie Board
ot Trade was read, drawing attention
to the fact that the Olty ol Cranhrook Is without a city park, ntd
asking that the city council take
steps towards acquiring land for that
The City Clerk was instructed to
write the Board ot Trude for lurther
particulars re a park for tne city.
It was moved by Aid. Oampbell ard
Bowness that the accounts ai pre
sented by tbe Finance Committee, tie
Moved hy Aid. Jackson and Campbell tbat James Foster oe appointed
as Chief of ehe Fire Brlgale, at a
permanent salary of 190 per month.
It wae moved by Aid. Jackson and
Johnson that the poaitlon of Sanitary Inspector be transferred from
tbe Chiet ot Police to the Fire department.
It was moved by Aid. Campbell
and Johnson that Dr. J. M. Bell be
appointed as Medical Health officer
at a salary ol $10 per month.
The Council adjourned to meet at
8 p. m. Monday nlgbt.
An adjourned meeting ol the Coun,
ell waa held on Monday evening tor
the purpose of receiving and considering ten.'"! for "*w '."r.r P"1**
There were present Mayor Hunt, and
Aldermen    Bowness,     Jobnaon    and
The following tenders were received
lor supplying sewer pipes, delivered
at Cranbrook:
Straight  pipes   fl7.8SS.5U
Quarters        1,125.80
Total $19,013.80
Straight Pipea  $18,338.98
Quarters     1,139.30
Total $19,181,80
Straight Plpea  $18,338,95
Quarters     1,234.45
Contributed by one of Cranbrook's High
School Girls
Total $19,673.43
W. r, LKK ft CO.
Straight Plpea  $19,109.75
Quarters ...
Straight Pipes  $15,n2C
Quarters     1.U52.S2
Total $16,078.90
Straight Plpea  $17,343.00
Quarters        915.90
Per Barren   4.171
Per Barrell   3.351
Per Barrell   4.30
P*r Barrell   4.40
It was moved by Aid. Johnson uod
Oampbell that the tenders be referred to the consulting engineers, J.
Gait a Co., for their consideration.
Maved bv Aid. Rnwnmw an'i c.mn.
bell that the council adjourn.
Conservative Meeting
A meeting of the Cranbrook district Conservative Association was
held in the office of P. DeVere Hunt
on Tuesday evening, at which matters of Importance to the diatrict
and the party were dlacusajj.
President T. T. McVittie wai chairman and P. DeVere Hunt secretary.
The meeting was a representative
one, members from Fort Steele,
Marysville, Kimberly, Moyle and
Oranbrook were ln attendance.
The meeting was called to order hy
the chairman, after which tbe secretary read the minutes of the previous
meeting, which on motion were
adopted aB read.
A communication from the Moyle
Conservative association was read,
and on motion fyled.
Short addresses on the good and
welfare order were made by Mesara.
Hunt, Thompson and others.
Tbe meeting then adjourned subject
to the call of President.
Templeman Will Not Contest
Vancouver, July 5—In a letter received by Vancouver Liberal* and
addreaaed to all Liberal associations
in British Columbia, Hon. William
Templeman announces that he will
not again be a candidate for Oomoi-
Atlin. It la underetood tue Vancouver minister will run in Victoria, although his letter gives no bint of
that or any other constituency.
The Vancouver Industrial Exhibition 'will be beld In that city on
Augu«t 28tb to September 4th, and
will be the biggest tnlr in. weatern
Canada thia year.
All the railway* and Hoard* ol
Trade throughout tbe province ar*
co-operating. Mineral antl fruit ex-
hiblts will be special attraction*.
Reduced rates will be made nn all
railway* and steamship line*.
What Tobacco Merchants
Stars and Stripes' Ambition
Encouraged by tbe seemingly strong
probability of Sir Wilfrid Laurier'*
reciprocity proposal* obtaining the
endorsement of the United State*,
Rev. Dr. Matthew*, the well known
Seattle divine, expressed very forcibly If disingenuously the view taken
by the American people ol the reciprocity bargain ln addressing a mass
meeting at the Victoria Theatre on
Tuesday evening laat.
"I believe," said he, "that tbe
time is not lar distant when the Imaginary line separating Canada Irom
the United State* wlll be a thing ol
the past, something absolutely forgotten by the people. It is my opinion and my firm conviction that we
■hall aoon have tbe one flag."
"It will be the British flag then,"
exclaimed a role* ln the audience,
"Of course you will be more than
pleased to help me raise tbe Stars
and Stripes," replied the American
Tbe meeting wa* held under the
auspices of the W. C. T. U., in connection with Its annual provincial
Fatal Accident
On Tuesday morning a settler and
bia family passed through Oranbrook
en rout* to Alberta. The party con-
dated ol two men, a woman and tour
children. While on tbe road approaching Fort Steele one of the children, a boy, eighteen months old
fell Irom the front of the leading
wagon, a wheel passing over ard
crushing his skull, killing him instantly. His remain* wa* interrol nt
Fort Steele during the afternoon,
A young lady, one of Cranbrook's high school maidens, Inspired
hy the celebrations that the American citizens of the city were
holding, compared tbe same with the emptiness that pervaded tbe
city ot all festivities either on May 24th or July 1st., and on the
thought built up the following poem which we are plen>ed to give
to our many readers:—
Ob, miserable, unpatriotic town,
You know not the dull anguish which you bring
Unto the liory patriot wbo sees
Strange nation,! celebrate, not of our king.
Come people, sing aloud your Empire'* praise,
Awake tbe fiery dame of loyalty;
Let uot the foreign nations laugh at the*
And England say we care not what we be.
Fair Canada, our own Dominion dearl
Did Mother Nature e'er inteud to be
A land for people far from o'er the sea,
Who lacked a sense of that great loyalty?
Nay! Nay I Dame Nature sought out people true,
A people with a heart ol loyal song;
A nation that would praise that name, (air name,
And sing its Country's praises loud and long.
Awake, Proud Empire I Stand and sing with Joy,
Sing praises of the Nature land so dear,
And wake the Joyful echoes near and (ar,
With loyal songs of country, Home and Oheer.
Wc are hoping to receive many more contributions from the
same source and we shall he only too glad to present tbem (or the
welfare of our readers.
WE INVITE anyone who wishes to try their hand ln a
literary direction to Bend in the result of tbeir efforts to us, and
we wlll give tbem our best consideration, and If at a,I suitable
will Insert them In our weekly Issue.
We desire, as far as lt lays in our power, to encourage local
effort, in whatever direction It may lay; It Is our firm belief that
we have wonderful mines of talent in various directions if proper
encouragement wns only given to develop such, and we are only
too glad to place within the reach of anyone such means as lay in
our power.
Further, we think that an honest criticism will never come
amiss, bo if anyone feels they would like to pass an opinion on
anything we Insert we ahall appreciate lt, and take lt all ln good
All correspondents' wishes will be respected.,
Celebration of the Glorious 12th
Orangemen   Visits   Creston
By Tuesday evening next all will be ready to pre** th* button for
the commencement of a mammon day'* sport on the following day, the
"Glorious Twelfth." All that ls necessary iB that the clerk of the weather will be In kindly mood.   The following ls tbe program:
11.30.. Procession trom the Orange Lodge to park grounds.
11.30 to 1.   Dinner.
1 to 2.   Sports for the children of all ages, and both sexee.
2 to 3. Men's races: 10.1 yards dash, three legged race; standing
high Jump; running high Jump; running brosd Jump; hop step aod jump,
Btanding .broad Jump; running broud Jump; 220 yards dasb; pole Vault;
440 yards race; one mile lace.
3 to 3.45.   Ladies events:     Threadneedle   race;   50 yards dash; nail
driving contest,
3.45 to 4. Tug of War, Creston Orangemen vs. Oranbrook Orangemen.
4.   Baseball match—Creston vs. Oranbrook,
5,30.   Football match—Huscroft's vs. Creston.
6.   Grand Ball in the Mercantile Hall.
Strong Recommendation that more of the Agricultural Worth
of the District be brought to everyones
notice-WE HAVE IT
Will Commence Work
A representative of the Prospector
has been informed that construction
work on thc sewer system will be
commenced in about two weeks. Mr.
Mackey, representing tbe Gait Co.,
will be bere in ten days to superintend tbe work,
Tobacco merchants have overlooked
■ bet which wa* a *af* one. We
smokers are familiar with the lact
that tobacco Booths* and quiet* the
nerves. We read tbat nohody ever
committed a crlm* whins .moklng,
and the natural conclusion is that
smoking prevents criminal thoughts
as well sb criminal actions, What an
advertising opening there Is ln this!
The pipe ol peace among the red mm
wu not alone symbolical of food
will and friendship, but IU iib* lor-
warded that feeling of amity ol which
It was suppossd to be a sign.
Y. M.. C. A. Notices
Tbe new tennis courts which havo
been under way (or the past month
are now about ready for use.
These courts will be for use of Y.
M. G. A. members, and also open to
the ladles. The lee (or remainder of
this season will-be $2.50.
Tbe rooms at the Y. M. O. A. are
all filled and a number of name* are
at present on the waiting list.
As numerous person* have to lie
turned awny the secretaries would be
pleased to bave names of any person* having rooms to rest. Phone
The regular monthly meeting ol
the Board of Trade was hold In the
Committee room* Of the Cranbrook
hotel on Tuesday evening last.
President R. T. Brymner occupied
the chair.
Minutes nf the lust regular and
pedal meetings were adopted aa
A communication from the Nelson
Board of Trade re the Coal strike in
the Crow's Nest Pass, waa read end
A resolution was adoptet instructing the secretary to visit. Da'.nes
Lake and thoroughly liwestlgatu the
conditions that prevail i'i regard to
settlers that bave come in and have
settled in that vicinity, and farther
to invite tbem to visit Cranhrook.
In discussion it wsb stated tbat we
have the finest and best land tbat
it is possible to Und anywhere in
British Columbia, tbat can lie used
for agricultural purposes. It was
also Bald that there are manv people ln town who have never been further than tbe city limirs during
their residence, and do not know
whnt lays within driving distance
of the city, and It was hoped that
such people would make an eflort to
go with the party on ono of Its
general Information tours that Is
being organised to take >i vast
amount of this prejudice out of the
unbeliever's minds.
It was moved that Mayor Hunt
lie requested to nulke Thursday the
20t.b ot July a civic holiday to enable merchants and citizens to take
a trip to St. Mary's prairie, and
the following committee was appointed to make the necessary arrangements—Messrs. Ward, Wilson,
MacFarlane and McNab. The wish
was expressed that a goodly number
ol th* trainmen would go as lt was
Presentation to J. F. Armstrong
An emergent convocation of Cran-
b*ook Lodge A. F. ft A. M. was held
.ii the Masonic Temple on Tht"8t!,iy
cubing. There was a large attendance. Immediately nfter the work of
the evonlng was completed Past Matter W. F. Ourd preaented Bro. J. F.
Armstrong with a handsome travelling bag. Bro. Armstrong will lesve
on Monday next for Victoria, whole
be will reside lor the next til
months. The members then sat down
to an Informal banquet, at. vhlch
Bros. M. A. Macdonald and others
made short but vsry appropriate
Uncle Sam--"Well, I reckon 'twont be long before Hiss Canada
will celebrate her birthday on the Fourth of July."
—From Thu Toronto New.
Baptist Church
I'astor-H. C. Speller.
Kev. W. Clien, of Bolton, a very
noted divine, will occupy thepulplt ot
tbe Baptist church on Sunday morning next. A cordial invitation Is accorded to everybody who will not bo
attending any other church. A
guaranteed troat ls In store for all
who do attend.
Evening service at 7.30 p. m. subject "The Conserving of Man's Right
to Life." The Orangemen will be In
attendance at thiB service.
Baracca aud Pbilatbea Classes at 3
p. in.   Lesson Matt. 17:24-18:35.
Methodist Church
Pastor—W. E. Dunham.
Morning service at 11 a. in.
Evening Service at 7.30 p. m.
Epworth    League   every     Tuesday
Knox Presbyterian Church
FaBtor-C. (,. Wain.
Morning service at 11 a. in. Communion wlll be observed at the service. A cordial invitation to all.
Subject: "Virtue proceeding from
Sunday school and Bible class at
3 p. m.
Evening service at 7.30 o'clock. A
short service within tbe hour with
bright singing.
Young People's Guild on Tuesday
at 8 p. in. During tbe summer
months the pastor wlll lead the
meetings which will be prompt ami
Choir meets after tho morning service during July and August.
Tbe pastor Ib anxious to meet new
The members of the Institute nie
'grateful for all the nelp that the
various friends havo extended to
tbem and for providing tlie menus
tor making It possible to enjoy such
an outing.
The next meeting of the Institute
will be held at tho home of Mrs.
English, ou Armstrong avenue, tbe
lirst Thursday in August, aud it is
earnestly hoped that there will lie a
. large attendance. Evory lady Id ;n-
ivlted, and lt is ausured that >ou
will he repaid tor your visit.
At the Auditorium
We wish to advise that wc understand several concerns hnve been offering and are showing what thoy
call the Coronation Dim, but which
actually represents nothing mote or
less than various ppjrades which took
placo In London at tbat time, and
do not represent or show the actual
coronation in any rest eet. This
' scene wae officially photographed only by the Ohaa. Urban company milder the direct command and recognition of the king. At considerable
expense we have seemed K print of
this Btthject which we will exhibit
to our patrons in the near future.
Auditorium Amusement Co.
Some features of next week's programs nt tbe Auditorium follow:
"In Southern Tunis," "The Chink of
Golden Gulch" "Twa' Hollan' Lads"
"Japanese Firemen" "The Shorift's
Capture," "The Golt Fiend," "Mexican Fumblers," "A Wise Guy,"
"Woman's Vanity," "Sbe Wanted a
Dow Wow" and others.
Ure, which wits in a coruer, was soon
extinguished. From appearances tbe
Ure caught from several bales of bay
which were stored In a yard, and
piled against the wall of the stable.
As usual thc brigade was out in
good time, and soon bad tbs lira
Additional Loca's
The Umpire Electric Co., ot Oranbrook has purchased all stock and
good will of the Alberta Electric Oo.
of Medicine Hat, and bave established a branch of tholr firm thare ln
charge of' D. L. Davis. Thla ia Vaa
i Initial step towards tbe establishing
lot a number of branches in Alberta
and British Columbia.
realised these men were the drat to
come In contact witb strangers who
Intend visiting any district.
I Tbe attention of the municipal
council was directed to the growth
of obnoxious weed* in and around
the city requesting that some action
j should be taken in the matter.
I Tho attention of the Board was
also drawn to the fact tbat the Calgary Auto Club ia proposing making
n tour of tbe Hootenay district aa
far as Wass, snd tbat it would be
advisable if tbe proper arrangements
could he made (or them to be met
at Fort Steele or even at Wardner
and brought through to Cranbrook.
Undoubtedly by doing so Oranbrook
and Calgary would be better benefited because of coming into closer
personal touch wtth ita chief citizens. There could easily be a banquet or dinner and some sort of en-
ertalnment arranged, the results ot
which would mean much for tbe welfare ot both cities.
Catholic Church
Parish Prieet—Father Plamonboti,
Sundays—Low Mass at 8.30 a. nt.,
High Mass, 10.30 a. m.i Sunday
school from 2 to 3 p. m.; Rosary nnd
B?nedictiou at 7.30 p. in.
Mondays antl holy dnys of obligation—Mass at 8 a. m.
Week days—Mass at C a. m. at the
Christ Church
Rector—Rev. B. P. Flewellon.
Morning service at 11 a. in.
Sunday school at 3 p. tn.
Evening service at 7.30.
Women's Institute
Wo have at hand the full particulars ot ull the arrangements made
and the amusements provi bid for, as
woll as the results of nil the mces
thut took placo out on the Fori
Steele rond that the Women's Inst,
tutc organised for the 1st of .Inly,
but under tbe stress of work tbe
staff have been engaged upon In respect to tbeir Souvenir number many
Items of news imve ot necessity been
left out of the weekly columns. H
Is now considered too lute to pil'j
llsh this In full; nt tho same time wo
wish to state that there an mnny
who have said that tbey nre grateful
to thc Institute for giving then such
an afternoons enjoyment nn 1 thnt
the time would not be far distant
when everyone could take another
advantage of tbe splendid hospitality the Women's Institute provides.
The New RexaH Drug Store
In every city or town of any Importance on tbe American continent,
you wlll lind Just one drug store
known as the Rexall store.
The name is given bees use this is
the store which sells the famous
Rexall preparations. These prepare,
tlons are manufactured by the
United Drug Co. of Toronto, and
New York.
Their method of doing business is
I to select the best drug store In
each      town   or   city.     The     sine
[which has the confidence of thc
people and tho doctors.    This   store
I alone Is allowed to Hell Rexall preparations, consequently you nre always absolutely   safe   In patronizing
[ this store for prescriptions and all
drug store articles.
The United Drug Co. and the
druggists who handle tbeir preparations guarantee every article bearing
the Rexall name. It nt nny time
you nre dissatisfied with any pre-
pnrntlon, all you hnvo to do Is tn report yotir complnlnt to tbc local
store nnd thoy will liivnrlably stand
behind the guarantee.
Tho United Drug Co. have decided
that Cranbrook bus become bo important thnt it, is noeessary lor
them to hnve nu agency here, and
have naturally iippiiint.nl the Uent-
tie-Murphy Oo., Ltd., tbeir agouti,
antl henceforth their store will bo
known as the Rexall Store.
Messrs. Bonttto-Murphy ore naturally grntlllod nt receiving tho Rexall
agency nnd will he glad at nil times
to demonstrate tho superior riunll-
tles of Rexall goods, either person-
oily or by inn.!
Leslie J. Druce principal o( tbe
jFornle public schools is ln th* city
I iiuu weok conducting the examina-
| tions bore. Mr. Bruce ia well and
i favorably known all over the pro-
i vince in oducatlonnl clrclea. He haa
i made wonderful strides ln th* school
life ot Fernie,   and Is   well liked by
A largo party of automoblluta lelt
Cranbrook Tuesday for Windermere
and Golden. The party consists ol
Dr. and Mrs. Klug, V. Hyds Baker,
and family, A. C. Uowuesa and family, C. 11. Pollen and J. T. Laidlaw.
Mr, 13. Small and family lelt ou
Wednesday morning.
Tbe heavy rains of the paat weak
bave done an incalculable amount of
good, it means a lot jf money to tba
farmers. In conjunction Witt the
cooler weather wblcb wo are having
it is making the wheat, vegetables
and bay crops grow very fast. Old
timers say tbat they never saw th*
crops looking better.
Tbe Bast Kootenay Produce and
Provision company have sold an
Everett Automobile to R. H. Bohart
of Wardner. It 1* a five teat passenger car. Une of tbe condition* of
the sale was tbat the car was to be .
run from Calgary to Wardner, to arrive ln good condition. Tbia wa* demanded as a road test, and promptly
agreed upon by tbs Bast KooUnay
Hon. William Templeman and Dr.
Clark wlll very kindly Ull th* citizens of Cranbrook, on July llth, that
I the weHt Is In favor of reciprocity.
But the fruit-growing farmer* and
lumbermen of Southeast Kootenay
know where they stand on reciprocity; and no amount of "hot air" and
political apeecbes will change their
views on thin matter.
Fire at W. B. MacFarlane's Barn
At 2 p. m, Frldny the brigade responded to an alarm, caused by n
small Ore in a barn owned and occupied  by W. B.   MacFarlane.    The
A very keen election for school
trustees Is taking place at Fort
Steele today. Tbo nominees an:
Oalbralth, Watt, Walsh, Haya, Chla-
holm and Fenwiek, with three to be
All Steel Barge
NelHou, July 7—Tiie new steel car
barge being constructed tor the O.
P, R. by tbo Poison Iron Works ot
Toronto, at the (!. P. R. shipyards
here ut Falrvlcw. wlll bo ready (or
sorvico by the middle of this :n i.ntb.
Tho bargo Is costing $50,000 and
will enrry IC cars, it wlll immediately go Into service on the freight
run between Proctor and KooUnay
Landing, A force of 50 men tn employed rushing the barge to completion. This Is the first all steal
Of llf
Amber al "The Hjataty •! tka Italia*
'Tor all tbut has happened. M
Raticc. 1 nniku you my humblest excuses and ulso to your wife, uud 1
count upon you to persuade her to
have patience u little longer. I real
lze thnl you feel that y*»u have reason
to reproach uie with having stated my
hypothesis loo ipjlckly uud too abruptly; but, please remember, tt Is only a
few moments since madame reproucb-
ed me with being tou slow."
Suddenly the portals hew open, and
tbe stable buy. Walter. Old Hub's faithful ' Servant* rushed Into our midst.
Hia clothing was torn and muddy, his
balr was In disorder, and his face
wure an expression of mge mingled
with terror. He carried lu his band
a dirty rug which be threw upon tbe
table. This repulsive object, stulued
With greut blotches of reddish brown,
wus nothing other thun the sack which
bad served to carry off the mysterious
With a harsh voice and savage gestures Wulter bowled forth a tbuusand
Incomprehensible things In bis broken
jumble of French und English.
itance Interrupted him from time to
time, while Walter shook bis fists
ineuaciugly at Darzac. Once for a
moment it seemed us though be Intended to seize I darzac by tbe throat
Wben he finished speak iug itance
translated bis Words fur us.
"He says tbat this morning be noticed blood Btaius ou tbe English cart
and saw tbat Toby seemed very greatly futlgued. Tbis puzzled bim so
much that be decided to s|>eiik of tt
at once to Old Bob. but he sought his
master in vain. Then, seized hy a
dark foreboding, be followed the
prints of tbe burse's feet aud the
wheels of tbe vehicle, which he could
easily do because the road wus muddy and the wheels had sunk deep.
Finally be reached ihe old Custlllou
and nuticed thut the wheels led up to
a deep chasm Into which he descended, bellevlug tbat he should hnd the
body of bis master, but he saw merely this empty sack, which may have
contained tbe corpse or old Hob, uud
tiuw. having caught a ride In a peasant's wagon, be has returned to ask
for his master, to learn whether nny
one bas seen him nntl. it be Is not
found, to accuse Dmznc of having
caused bis death."
We stood confounded. Hut, to uur
great astonishment. Mine. Edith wus
tbe Brat to recover her self possession.
She quieted Waller by promising hlin
that she would soon bring him face to
fuce with Old Bob perfectly safe and
well.   And she said to Itouletabille:
"You have twenty-four hours, mon*
■leur.   Make the best use of It,"
Mme. Edith cast n withering glance
at htm and left tbe room, followed by
ber husband. The shrill or the sack
■truck Darzac speechless, lie bad
thrown the bag Into an ahyss. and It
wu.s brought back empty, Itouletabille
"I.arsan Is not dead, be sure of tbat!
Never has tbe situation been so frightful as It Is today, and I must hurry
away at once. I have not u minute to
lose. In twenty-four hours I shall be
back "
He pressed u*> b> hi" heart. M I>ur
tac first, tbeu mysell. and then, (allium
into tbe arms of the l.adj th Itlack
***> burst Into a passion of sobs.
Darzac ur Larsan?
mWO o'clock In the morning!
Every person and every thing
In tbe castle seemed wrapped
In slumber. Silence brooded
over the heavens und the earth. While
1 stood at my window, my forehead
burning aud my heart frozen, the sea
yielded Its lust sigh und in a moment
tbe moot, uppeared riding like a o,ueen
lu the cloudless sky. There, lu that
vust, motionless slumber which seemed to envelope ull (he world, I heard
tbe words uf the Lithuanian folk song,
"But his glance seeks tu vain for tbe
beautiful unknown whu has covered
ber head wttu a veil and whose voice
be has never beard " The words were
curried to my ear, clear and distinct.
In the still air uf the night. What
should the prince of the Black Lands
be doing on the azure shore with bis
Lithuania!! melodies?
Why wus Mme. Edith attracted to*
wurd hi tn'.' Ilu was ridiculous with his
melancholy eyes and his long lashes
and his Lithuanian songs! The emotion which wus excited in die by (he
personality of PrlncO Uulltch rose less
from my knowledge of the interest
which Mme. Edith felt In him than
irom tht' (tioughi or ibat oilier lu my
mind (lie (bought ut the prime aud
tbut of Larsan somehow went together. And (lie prince tind not returned
to the chateau since ibe famous luncheon at which be was presented to us—
ttiat Is to suy, since tbe day before yesterday.
The afternoon folluwlng Itouleta-
biHe's departure had brought us nothing new. We received no news from
bim nor frum Old Bob Mine. Edith
bud locked herself up In tier own apartments ufter having ipieslloued the domestics and visiting her uncle's rooms
and ltie round lower. She made no
effort to penetrate tuio the apiirimeuts
of the Dorxncs in the stiuare tower.
"That la an affair Tor the poi Ico," she
had said.
And now a shadow appeared on the
bosom of tbo slurry nlght-the shadow
of a canoe which slowly detached It-
aelf from tbe shadow of the fort aud
glided out upon the silvery water.
Whose is this silhouette which arises
proudly In tbe fmill or the boat, while
• nother shade bends over ti silent oar?
It la yours, I'rluce Oil 11 left I Ah, here
Li a mystery which might be easier to
solve than that of (he square tower,
Itouletubllle.  And I, who believed tbat
Mm*    le'.lltt.  hurf tim tftwtri *•   IimIm   -    •
too due a  mind to lend herself to a
vulgar intrigue!
1 left my bedchamber and went rapidly over to the boulevard tn time to
sit* tbe bark of Prince Gnllich lauding
on (he sttuud tn front of the Uardeus
of Babylon* 1 recogulsed tho muster
and servant. It wus Feoduf Eeodoro-
wltcb aod bis serf Jeuu a few seconds
later they disappeared in the protecting shade of tbe century plants.
1 turned and walked around tbe boo*
levard of tbe court, my heart beating
wildly. I seemed to see a form arise
In a listening attitude from beneath
tbe arch of tbe ruined chapel. 1 paused
lo tbe shadow cast by the gardener's
tower and drew my revolver. Was It
realty a human creature wbo stood
there listening? U was tbe Lady In
Black. Tbe moon uuder tbe half ruined arch showed me tbut she was as
pale as death.
Suddenly 1 perceived a shadow beside tbe Ludy In Black, and I recognized Darzac. From ttie corner where
1 was 1 could now bear ull tbut tbey
were saying. Now I thought no longer
of Edith aud her I'rluce Oalltch. 1
(bought ouly of Larsan. Why? Why
wus It on account of Lursuu that 1
beut my ears so anxiously to beur all
that weut ou between those two? 1
learned from their words that Matbllde
had descended Stealthily from lu Louve
to be alone lu the garden with ber
agony and that her husband had followed ber. Aud she took his hands
uud said to him:
"I kuow. dear-l know nil your grief.
You need Dul speak or ll (o me wheu
I see yuu so changed, so wretched, l
accuse myself of being the cause of
your sorrow. Hut do not tell me tbat
I no longer love you on. I wlll love
you dearly, Uobert. Just us I huve always done.    I promise yuu."
Sbe pressed his band snd turned
away, casting upon Dim a smile so
sweet and yet so sorrowful that I
woDdered how this woman could apeak
to a mau of future happiness She
brushed past tue without seeing me.
Darzac remained standing lo the
same spot, looking after her Suddeu-
ly be said violently:
"Yes, bapptuess must come! It
My (bought took form As I beheld
tbe gesture of defiance uud rupture I
dared lu say (o myself. "If be should
be Larsan!"
To tbe gesture of this man my mind
answered with (he cry. "Ibis la Larsan!"
I was white with terror, and when
I saw Darzac coming In tuy direction
I could uut refrain from a tnuvemeut
which reveuled my presence while I
wus trying tu conceal ll. He saw me
and recognized me. and. grasping m«
by the arm, he exclaimed:
"You were there. Saiuclalr-you were
watching. We are all watching, my
friend. And you heard what sbe suld.
Her grief is too great I can beur no
more. We would have been so happy.
She Imagines that she Is to be pursued by eternal punishment It waa
necessary for the frightful tragedy of
last nlgbt to prove to tne tbat this
woman did love me once. Yea. for one
moment ull ber fears were for me, and
I. alas, have blood on my hands only
because of ber. Now sbe bas returned
to ber old Indifference. She carea no
longer. Her only desire Is tbat tbe
old man shall be kept In Ignorance."
He sighed so sorrowfully and so sincerely tbat tbe abominable idea which
It bad harbored fled from my mind. 1
thought only of what be was saying
to me—of the sorrow of this man, who
seetned lo bave lost completely tbe
woman whom be loved lo tbe moment
wbeu tbe woman bud found a son of
whose existence the husband continued to be Ignorant. In fact, ba bad In
no way been able to understand tbe attitude of tbe Ludy In Hluck us regards
tbe facility witb wblcb sbe bud detached herself from bim. and be found
uo explanation for this cruel metamorphosis otber than the love heightened
by remorse of I'rofessor Stangerson'a
daughter for ber father.
Then tbe frightful fancy that he was
Lursuu ussalled me. and 1 demanded:
"How did it happen tbat tbe sack
was empty/"
He was not In the least taken aback.
He replied simply:
"Rouletabille must tell us that,"
Then be pressed my band and wandered a wuy througii tbe undergrowth
of the gurden. 1 looked ufter bim and
said to myself:
"I have gone mad!"
Now he was standing erect upon tbe
western boulevard, wblcb looked like
a pedestal beneath his feet. Tbe rays
of the moon enveloped him with a
cold and mournful light. Is It you,
Darzac. ur your Specter or tbe ghost
uf Larsan come buck from tbe house
of dead? 1 speak as though lt were
years since we had been locked up In
the chateau, and It wua uow just four
He began to walk again. 1 was certain no longer- There ts something In
his walk wblcb is not Darzac's, something lu which 1 seem lo recognize
Larsan. but  whut?
He was QlinOSI upon me. He passed
by     He hud not seen tne
"It is Ijirsun! I could swear thai
it was Lnrwinl"
Hut he paused for n second und
(taxed sorrowfullv unon uJI uuture
slumrieriiig iiround him lum whose
Buffering wus in loneliness and solitude- and a gruati escaped bis lips,
unhappy soul Unit he was!
"ll is Dur/ac!"
And theu he nas gone, and I remained tin-re behind my hedge overwhelmed with me horror of the
thought which | huo dared to harbor.
I was still beneath the anh of the
gardener's iwsieni, and l was just
it Ihiii t to enter the Court of tbo Bold
when it seemed to tue thai I beard
something   moving,     it   sounded   as
though a door tulglll have been closed.
Then (here was a Round as of wood
striking on Iron. | thrust my head out
from under the arch, and I believed
that I could see the shadow of a person near the door of the new castle.
I snatched my revolver from tn.v pocket and with three steps was nt (be
place where I believed I hud hccii (he
shape. But ll was there no longer. I
could see nothing but darkness. The
door  of the castle   wun  closed,  and   I
was certain tlmt I bud left it open I
was disturbed and anxious I felt that
I wun not alone. Who. then, could be
near me?
I listened attentively for more than
five minutes without making tbe slight*
est   sound.    Nothing!    I   must   have
been mistaken. Hut nevertheless 1 did
uot even strike a match, hih! as silent
ly as I could I ascended the staircase
which led to my chamber. When I
reached it I locked myself in aud ouly
tbeu began to breathe freely.
(To Y>e continued.)
Ware" and Forrest Art New Much In
the Public Eye.
;    A man who knows Sir Joseph Ward,
I Premier ol New Zealand, who passed
1 through Toronto lately on his way to
the Colonial Conference, says Sir Joseph is nominal leader of hia party, h-
lacka the political sagac.ty and intellectual distinction of a ecu pit? of hU
i colleagues aud advisers.
But.  however,   tbut   may    be,   Sir
■ Joseph made bis own way in tha world
and Qtada it rapidly. He was born in
Australia uf Irish parents, settled at
the age of three in New Zealand, so
that, like Gladstone, be may claim
three nationalities.    At  the age  of  12
I he was u telegraph messenger, and at
■ 1*1 he was earning $OoO a year.   Prom
I here  he  entered  a  store,   and  at   17
entered railway work.   At 21 he abandoned the railway tu start sn export
, and genera] business nl Ins own.   At
' 22  he   was  mayor ol  Campbell town,
and   held   lhe   post   for   live  years   in
succession.   At 30 he entered Parliament, an 1 In tix yeara he wua responi*
ible for the direction of the postofflce,
, where he hud been a boy messenger
! When  Mr.  Richard  8eddon died  in
UKKi his natural successor was Sir Joaeph Ward.
S.r John Forrest Is tn London to
stay throughout the season He is
tic wealthiest of Australian statesmen,
and with Lady Forrest, who U accompanying him on hia presenj visit, en
tertaina on * princely scale In Melbourne when the Commonwealth Parliament is In session, lu Western Australia, lus native state, his Influence
ll UnrWalled. He Mas its perennial
Prime Minister before Federation, and
if he hud not gone into the Common
wealth Parliament he would lot *> since
have lowered Sir John MHCdonald'.*
Cana Han record of eighteen year*1
continuous Premiership a pari I run,
p< ties, Sir Jolm Forrest's nam
j stands high on tbe ro!! ol distinguish
cd Australian explorers.    A splendid
bushman   In   early    manhood,   he   led
three expeditions into the unknown
Interior an J published their results
anu discoveries in a couple uf bulk}
L> Its. One of these expeditions puss
ed right -ver th* sites of the present
Coolgardie an J Ralgoorlte gold Held*
with ut suspecting the bidden wealth
underneath, which was noi revealed
till many years later. Sir John wa.*
I th*j first white man to cross overland
I trom Perth to Adelaide, ami he pos
senses the gdd uu-dal of the Royal
Geographical Society.
A Miner Premier,
From  miner  to  Prune   Minister ia
the record of Mr. Andrew Fisher, the
first citizen of Austraha, now in attendance  at  the   imperial  Conference
and  coronation  in   London,  who  has
been   invited  hy  Canadian   Laborite^
; to visit Canada on his return home
Fisher  was born  in Scotland and  lefi
; there for the Antipodes a generation
, sgo.   Scotch  fathers are  not  adverse
from sermonizing, but the only  part
ing parental advice Fisher recalls is
this simple injunction:
"I wish you every success in honesi
I industry."   '
Fisher's  accession   to  the  Premier
. ship cume  last year  with  the  over
whelming declaration of the people ii
lavor of the Labor party.   Amidst th-
I acclaims   of   enthusiastic   supporter*
Fisher remains simple in speed). ut>
affected in demeanor, aud retains tlu
, native tendency to make "a" the mil}
vowel in the language.
Like other Lubor leaders Fisher ha*
i no hesitation iu lauding Socialism it-
season, but his native caution  lead-
j him to avoid expanding with intolei
I ant assertiveness upon any plank thai
I savors of revolutionary changes. Fish
I it's employment in mining is no fie
j tion.    For many years after his ar
I rival from Scotland he worked as a
1 miner at the Queensland mining town
j of Gympie.    Fisher may not possess
the oratory of a Deacon, the personal
! charm of a Luurier, nor the strength
. ol a Seddon, but he haa many quali*
| ties that make for efficiency, and his
I presence at the coronation typifies the
strength of democracy under British
I institutions.
The Ro let-Bearing, Light Draft FROST 4 WOOD Is Perfection.
I use
A Good Dog Story
One would have ll tlmt » collie i.
the mo«t Bogacloua of Job*, while the
other stooil up fur tlle setter.   "1 once
owned a setter." declared the latter.
"which wus very intelligent.      I luul
him on the Btreel  one dny, nnd  he
acted so queerly alioul H certain man
wo met that I asked   tlio   man his
name, and—"    "Oh,  that's on old
! story!" the collie'4 tulvocote broke in
j sneering!}'.   "'I'he   man's   mime   was
Partridge, ot oourse, mid because ol
thai the dog came to ti set "   "Ho,
ho!   Come again You're mtstak<
en," rejoined the other suavely.
"The dog didn't come qulto to a set,
though almost. \s n matter of lact,
| the man's name ivilfl Quayle, and the
dog hesitated on account ol Ihe «(iel.
New Health and
New Strength for
Suffering Women
In silent pattern'   nenrh every wo-
| man  endures   sufl< ring   that   rusts  u'
I shadow over half her existence.   An
.idling   buck,   tired   hml.s,  attacks  ot
[amtneas,  und  hen Indies und  book-
aches need not he part of u woman's
! Iif.'.    Such  trinls    indicate    plainly
j that  the system requires   the    uow
I idood   that  Is   supplied   through   the;
Ol     Dr.     Williams'   Pink   PUU.
Pills are  valued by  suffering
I women who have used them above nll|
I oilier mediotnes beettuse they give the
rich,   red   blood  thai   makes  women
1 well, blight and at tiieir best.    Mrs. i
Fred   Collord,   Poplar   Point,   Man.,
j ,says:  "I   can  give  you  but  a  very
small estimate of tbe Buffering 1 endured before I began using Dr. Wil-
! Iiains' Pink Pills    Afer the birth of
; my first child 1 suffered intensely from
' ailments that  ton   often   afflict   my I
I sex.    Tbi*« whs complicated    bv    un
attack  of   bleeding   piles,    and    the
I igony of the days nnd nights I en-
i duretl is almost pust comprehension.;
II tried many remedies but they did
not help me in my trouble, and from
I healthy young woman weighing 140;
pounds 1   fell away  in weight to 95!
pounds.    1  grew  so  weik    I    could
hardly walk across   tlu*   floor,   and
! tin-re were times I hardly knew what
j I wns doing so groat wns my agony, j
I 1   went to  Brandon und consulted  a;
[dot-tor who said that nothing would!
j help me  but un operation  for both:
my troubles, and that I would have'
i to remain in tbe hospital for at least I
j eight weeks.    Being a farmer's  wife
I 1  felt thut this was impossible, and,
while in Brandon 1 met a friend who j
stungly urged me to try    Dr.    Wil-!
Iiains'   Pink  Pills,  telling    ine    that
tbey  hnd   cured  her  trouble   similar
to mine, after un operation hud proved
of no benefit.    She had such strong
faith in them that she gave me thc
first  box,  nnd  I   begnn  using  them.
It wns not long before I found much
relief.    I continued to use tbe Pills
nil the rest of that summer, and the
result  wns they  restored  me to perfect health.    I told the doctor what
Dr.  Williams'  Pink  Pills  bad  done
for me,  and his reply was that he
eonsidered   what  they  hnd   done  for
me n little less thnn a miracle. I have
since recommended the Pills to many
others  wbo  have  suffered   from   woman's troubles, nnd they always produced beneficial results.   1 hope that
this statement will be of benefit to
some other suffering person."
These Pills are sold by nil medicine dealers or mny, he had hy mail
at 50 cents a box or six boxes for
$2.50 from the Dr. Williams* Medicine Co., BrrtoltvUlo. Out.
A Seventesn-Hour Banquet.
! Sir Robert Hart, the Grand Old Man
: of China, whose retirement from the
; position of Inspector-General of Man-
j time Customs in that part of the v.*>rld
i U announced, suys that one of the
: most extraordinary entertainments at
i which he was ever present was in 1861.
1 First of all he and his fellow-guests
were taken upstairs to a room, in
; which forty or titty young ladies were
seated on sofas, and each guest was
. told to pick out two of these young
• ladies to pour out wine Ior him. He
! was new to the cu/^jin and to the
< people at that time, but he asked one
[ of his hosts to pick out two for him.
This wus done, and the two damsels
! trotted down and sat on each vide ol
1 him and poured out the wine. This
j particular entertainment began at Vi
o'clock in the middle ot the day, and
( ended   at   five   o'clock   the   tollowing
murniug, thus luting seventeen hours.
There was via courses, each of which
i he tasted—it was, of course, impossible
to do mora,
Little, But Great.
From one point of view, it  is the
' little   thing*?   thut   have   mude   the
greatest Invention*.   Until   1820, (or
instance,   most  people   were  content
to   rul>   along    wll'l    tbe    tinder-box
when ftiey wanted a tight.
Actually,  the  first  Inciter  matches
I were   invented   hy   Chancel   in   1805.
but   were  seldom   Used  during  their
1 first  fifteen   yeats  of  existence.
i    There   are   people  still   living  whi
' ran   remember    when    stumps    were
: careful iy  cut   out   with   scissors.    It
wus not until a hunting man was tn
a hurry one duy tbut tlte perforation
Idea  wus   bit   upon,    No   knife   or
I scissors  being   liuno^y,  be   used   bin
I spurt, to cut out the stump, hy run-
niuv the rowel along.    Then  tie tore
off the slump   and saved future gen
eratlom  a   considerable   amount   of
trouble !
The Stranger—Are you quite sure
that that wns a marriage license you
gave me last month?
The Official—Of course. What's the
The Stranger—Well, T hnvo lived a
dogs' life ever since.—The Sketch.
Pltl» for Nervous Troublet. The Rtora-
arh is the centre of the nervous system,
and when the stomach suspends healthy
action the result is manifest In disturbances of the nerves. If allowed to persist,
nervous debility, a dangerous nllment,
may ensue. Thc first consideration is to
restore the stomneh to proper action, and
there Im no readier remedy for this than
Farmelee's Vegetable Pills. Thousands
can ottfHt the virtue of these pills In
curing nervous disorders.
Bolden—Do vou go in for society,
Olden—Well, Johnny bus a gang,
my wife hits a set, nnd I have a
In the Springtime—Disease is Ready
to Make You a Victim When
the Blood is Thin
Proof of Prosperity.
Cities that ore very eager lor quick
(rowth are not slow to uote points
tout Un to prove thai the wisbed-for
irowtu is being accomplished. And so
Keglna, Sask., is joyfully noting a new
ilgn that it is prospering, It lias di**
sovered that its real estate is proving
I" great a magnet (or outside eupit.J
ihnl tlie messages sunt over the tele-
■itiph wires have greatly Increased iu
dumber. There is said to be an in*
rease of ut least seventy-live per cent.
>ver last year, und hulf of the total
number are said to deal with real
Rich,  Red  Blood  Is ths  Greatest  of
Germicides—You Con Get the
Blood Right by Using
Dr. Chase's
Nerve Food
When the blood is rich and red,
when it is largely composed of red
corpusloSj there is little chance for
disease germs. They cannol, thrive
in the system which is filled with
good blood.
But in the spring the blood is
generally thin, weak und watery. It
lucks the vitalizing red corpuscles
and you become un easy prey to the
germs of disease which doom to lurk
everywhere at this time of year.
You cun fortify yourself itgninst
the germs of disease by using Dr.
j Ohiisc's Nerve Food. This, great res
I orn tive t rent man t forms new, red
COrpilBCleg in the blood, mnkes tbe
blood rich, red nud healthy.
Weakness, tired feelings, slotnacn
ilernngi'tuenta, mul disorders of the'
nervous system hood disappear when
Dr. Cbn&e's Nerve Food is used.
Tbis medicine cures by the building-up process, and for this reason
its benefits are lusting. Nearly every*
body needs something in tbe spring
to enrich the blood and tone up the
system, uud is would be impossible
to get a more sntisfnetory spring tonic
than Or. Chn He'b Nerve Food, 60c.
a box, tt for $2.50, nt nl) dealers or
KdmatiBon, Bates & Co., Limited,
Sol.    Talbot    of    Bellechasst    Sings
"Alouette" When Division U On.
Mouettel Talbot I Alouette I Alouette!   Mais ohante done Talbotl"
Tbat is the cry tbat seta tbe galleries agog sometimes in the House at
Ottawa while thf whips are scouring
the corridors for members and thu
business of the nation Stands still. It
is the ono time, while the muce U "ti
the table, that horseplay is permitted, tbut tive minutes before a division.
Forthwith from the Speaker's right
uprise-, a lusty shout in a true and
musical votco,
"Alouette, gcnttlla Alouette;
Alouette jo tc plutuerai."
While  the  House joins thunderously
in the chorus.
It is l.icut.-Col. Ouesipbore F.ruesl
Talbot t»i Iteiiechusse. OuQslpuors
Frnesi Talbot Is iiu me thing ol u namo,
but if ho hud lived in the inuldlu
ages,   he   niohubly   would   huVe   beet)
culled Waltei Van der Vogelvtda, ot
Tanuhauser- or Wolfralu* hu is tbu
prise troubadour, the tnelstersinger ol
the Commons. Biuee be wus born in
Quebec in the nineteenth century, Instead of Europe in the fourteenth, be
does not go irom city to city singing
folk songs, he holds down u pudd-.to
chair neur lhe Iront rank on the tin!
suit; aud raises his voice in a habitant
chanson that has been echoing back
from the Quebec woods lor a century,
but ii as unknown in Ontario ai
though it were a war chant ot Afri
can hunters.
Vou can travel fur and bear nuthiuij
l» Mer thun thut same "Alouette" song
with the shouted chorus which re
quires practice lo bring iu on time
No novice should attempt to lead,
but iu Col. Talbot's hands the sotifj
is sufe. He plucks the lurk from th<
tip of its beak lo its laat tail teathei
and back again, never making a mis
lake. "Fn roulant mu bout/' is ntioth-
ed of hia, aud "Brigadier vous uvea
At tlrst your Knglish member In
the smoking-room at night ia all al
sea when these songs are struck up,
but quickly he learns them. We hav*
nothing better iu English, very little
aa good.
Almost better than singing does th*<
ruddy colonel love to interpellate thu
Opposition, He sits down low in hia
chair and shouts things at them. And
they fume aud sputter at him, call
him "Nuisance," aud various uncomplimentary and un-Parliamentary
things, but the colonel doesn't care.
The angrier they get the happier he
gets. Some people do not believe in
interruptions, they say that a proper
question properly put is the only kini
of interruption that is really effective,
and the colonel's method has got him
a reputation he does not deserve, for
'ue is a debater as well aa an interrupter. Anyway, it's all in the game,
us he plays it.
There's another game he likes, and
that is checkers. It isn't your rough
and tumble. Marquis of Queensbcrry,
bite, kick, and gouge checkers, either; it's pure science-book checkers,
with every move according to a master. He will clean a tyro out in about
three moves, and theu look as thougn
he wondered how it happened.
Very few people can appreciate
checkers as he plays them, anybody
can appreciate the way he sings
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A Hudson Bay Pasture.
There has been appearing in one ot
the daily newspapers of Edmonton a
small-type, five-line advertisement,
which may be added to the hundred
and oue other indication nf the change
that has come over the Canadian
West in the past few years. The advertisement announces that the "Hudson Bay pasture is now open to receive stock; 800 acr^s in pnsturc, also
city water ami good fences."
There are men still in active life in
Canada, who cun recall the time when
the "Hudson Bay pasture" extended
from the Arctic Ocean to the International Boundary, and from the Lake
of the Woods to the Rooky Mountains.
The occupants of the pasture were
buffalo, upon a certain number of
which fell tho duty of paying the rent
by giving up their lives aud surrender-
Ing their hides und beef. Now the
Hudson Ilay pasture is a mere patch,
enclosed by a good Ience, like an Ontario farm, and supplied with city water, like a suburbanites lawn.
The West is changing so rapidly aud
so radically that it scarcely knows
itself from duy to day.
Provincial Weeds.
An fxhuu.'tive bulletin hns hepn
Issued by the Provinri il Department
of Agriculture on tbe "Weeds of
Ontario." It is by Mr. .1. K Hewitt,
M.S. Agr., lecturer in bntnny st the
Ontnrio Agricultural College, and is
an expansion to 144 pages of former
Fin-iller bulletin!- |rs.»pd in IU00. 1**0.1.
11)00, IWS. The illustrations, of which
there are 56, tire wet] drawn, an I
while not in color, like the elaborate "Farm Weeds of Canada," issued by the Dominion department,
make identification simple by their
The fsriner loses so much hy weed
pests thnt he cannot afford to Ignore
tiny Information or assistance that
he cnn get * hich mny enable him
to grapple with them, and this
hook will no doubt go out of print
as rapidly a* its predecessors. Nothing that the farmer needs to know
about weeds is emitted from its
Piptr From Li non.
Paper was drat mude frum linen In
Silenot Cloth.
A good silence cloth for the dining
table can be made witb a double thick*
•ess of while lb une I laid with the
toft side on the insidi* and quilted on
the machine Kdgu witb a binding at
white tupo.
Could Eat It In a Brush
The young son bnd been miur.My
uud hud  been sent to bed supper*
Presently when the boy's mother
wasn't looking, his father slipped up*
Stnirfl uml whispered through the
door of the boy's room. "Hon, could
you cut some honey in the Comb?"
"Hnd," the hoy suld, "I could eat
it in lhe brush."
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Triumph of Reason
Damocles saw the sword suspended
by the hair.
"Since it can't cut tbe hair, I judge
your wife hns been sharpening ber
pencil," he remarked to the king.
My cous-in, Frank, who is 3 years
old, went out one day with his rubbers on. When he cume in he stood
on top of the table and wns about to
jump down on to the floor, when his
grandma said, "No, Frank, it will disturb the people downstairs." He said
—"Why grandma, haven't 1 got rubber tyres on?"
A Sad Canine
,    Giles—There goes u handsome wo-
: mun who is leading uu unhappy life.
I    Miles—How do you know?
,    Giles—Why. don't you see her drag.
ging that poor dog along at the end of
| a string.—Toronto Telegram,
There is no poisonous ingredient in
Uullowny's Corn Cur«, and it ran be safely usee) without danger or injury.
Lawyer—Well, hnve you nt laat decided to take my advice and pay this
hill of mine?
Lawyer—Very well. (To clerk)—William, just ndd $5 to Mr. Smith's bill
for further advice.
"Er—I want some sort of n present
for a young lady." "Sweetheart or
sister?" "Kr—why, she hasn't said
which she will be yet."
Minard's Liniment cures garget >n cows
Could Do It, Too
A female lion-tnuier, young nnd fair,
beckoned to a big lion, aud it came
and took n piece uf sugar from between her lips.
"Why, 1 could do that trick!" exclaimed u gentleman in Ibe front row.
"What! you?" retorted tho fair
"Certainly—just as well ns the
lion.'—St. Paul Dispatch.
Force of Habit
Pottle—Why did you break off your
engagement witb that school teacher?
Pool—If I failed lo show up at her
house every evening she expected ine
to bring a written excu?o signed by
my mother.
A Neighborly Scheme
"Tommy, you ought to play funny
tricks like the Kntr-enjnminor kids."
"I can't think    of nothing   funny,
Mr. Nextdore."
"You might break up your father's
ginpbophoue with au ax."
A Kind-Heart7d Wife
"Flies carry filth on their feet, tlnw
spreading disease."
"My wife rend thut.   Now she picks
the poor little flies eurefull^' off the
flypaper, ami washes tbeir feet witb
violet wator."
I A Medical Need 8upplled.-When a medi*
1 cine Ib found that not only acts upon
: the stomach, but Is ao composed that certain ingredients of it pass unaltered
through the stomach to And action in ths
i howels, then there is available a purga*
i tive and a cleanser of great effectiveneua.
Partuelee's Vegetable Pills are of thle
r character and are the httat ot all pills.
i During the years they have beea io uie
I they have established themselves aa no
< other pill has doue.
I "What's tlie matter with your
I nephew that's sick over at Skeelee?"
j "Oh, lie prescribed for himself out
' of a doctor's book," replied the Old
Codger, "and nearly   killed   himself
with a misprint."—Puck.
After making a most careful study
of the matter, U. S. Government
scientists state definitely thut the
common house fly is the principal
means of distributing typhoid fever,
diphtheria and smallpox. Wilson's
Fly Pads kill the flies und the disease germs, too.
"Did you enjoy your meals, old
"Do 1 enjoy my nienls?" snorted the
indignant dyspeptic. "My meals are
merely guide posts to take medicine
before and after."—Answers.
Minard's  Liniment Cures Distemper.
Four year old Alfred had been to
Sunday School and bud learned ubout
heaven ami lhat the streets were
paved with gold. On his return homo
lie said to his mother, "Mamma, are
tbe streets of heaven really paved
with aold or do they just say that as
au advertisement?"
Her Career
"Has your college daughter decided
upon her career?"
"Not as yet. Sbe is hesitating between ti chup who works iu a hardware store and a fellow wbo is part
owner of a garage."
The Lodger "Gooil morning. Did
you ever see anything so unsettled as
tbe  weather  Huh  I n    lately,    Mrs.
The Landlady—"Well, there's your
bill, Mr. Jones,"
Hor Dad—No, sir; I won't have
my daughter licit for life to a stupid
Her Suitor Then don't you think
you'd better let me take her off yuur
A Cure
"War with Japan seems Imminent,
These dreadful Illinois alarm me."
"Too bad."
"What would you do?"
"Well, I think I would switch mag-
ordnea."— Kansas City Journal,
Caller—"How is your new office boy
getting along these days?"
Lawyer—"Oh, line! He's got things
so mixed up now that I couldn't get
along without him."—Puck.
As a topic of conversation tbe
weather easily heads tbe list.
Afler a mure severe reproof than
usual, little Bessie, who is very sensitive, thought diligently for a minute,
and then said—"Mamma, isn't there
any way a child can get a divorce
(rom its parents?"
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Copyright by American I'r... Association. titlL
Aa Ibe office ilmir cloned beblod tbt
retreating form ol Homer Dickson tbe
■lout aienoKraiiber alg-hed rellevedlj
*Al drew u uiuuuziiie Iroui ber uVsk
"1 tbouifbl ne'd uever go." sue aald.
The dupiHT bookkee|ier took a allver
quarter from bla pwket aud flipped ll
toward the olllce boy. "Peauuta," be
uld auei'luctly um be apread tbe miiru
log pa|ier over bla ledger and turned
to tbe murket report
"I uw Homer bcalln' It for the far
ry," remarket! Jliinny wheu he returned with tbe peuuuta and thej bad
been divided Into three portion-. "I
gueaa he'a good for tbe day."
"80 be uld." agreed the bookkeeper
cracking ahella and tunning tbem over
hia ahoulder Into the waate paper l»«
ket with admirable deiierlty. "If ynu
want the afteruoou off. Miaa Porter
you cau havo It," he uld, with a
Tba atenogrupher amlled latlly a.
•he reached for another peanut. "Thla
aulta me," abe murmured, turning the
pages of her magazine.
Suddenly the outer door opened and
precipitated confusion upon tbe trio
A tall man, mldille aged, with a
atroug. clean cut face and piercing
dark eyea glauccd from ont to the
"Mr. Dlckaoo Inr' he aaked aharply
"Out." aald the bookkeeper curtly,
thrusting the newspnper Into a draw
tr and dipping pen Into tbe Ink well.
"When will he return?' asked the
■tranger qulelly.
"Bt didn't aay. I think he'a gone
tor tbe day." replied the clerk ungra
clonnly as be bent above bin ledger.
"I'll wait awhile." remarked the tl»-
Itor, seating himself In ■ chair and
opening a notebook.
Bray, the bookkeeper, abrugged hia
■arrow ahoulders and applied himself
to hia neglected work. Miss Porter
laid aalde ber magazine and thumped
noisily upon the typewriter, whlla
Jimmy swept up the accumulation of
peanut shells and flled lettera with
brisk attention.
The atranger sat absorbed In hia notebook, making calculation with a stub
by lead pencil.
"Nice weatber for crops." remarked
Bray, with a alight wink toward tht
Miss Porter ruffled her flaxen pumps
dour and giggled.
"Wt got our bay all In." aald Jimmy
nasally, aa he scuttled past tbe atranger on buslnesa Intent
"Tou re'cllect onr old black hen*"
went on Bray facetiously. "Waal, by
gum, abe laid a egg yesterday most aa
big as a grapefruit I reckon on aeud
lng It to tbt county fair."
"Did Mr Dickson mention having
IB appointment n-itb Mr. Panworth
thla morning?" asked the rustic
A leaden slleuce nettled on the offlce.
Bray broke It. at Inst
"Penworth!" be gasped, with a alck-
ly amlle.   "J   Augustus Penworth?"
The atranger nodded Impatiently and
glanced at bla wutcb. "Did Mr. Dlok-
aon mention having an eugagenieut
with me?"
"No. sir." returned the bookkeeper
respectfully. "I think be muat be de
talned somewhere I'll try to trace
him by phone. Jimmy, give Ur. Pen
Worth a neat In Mr Dickson's office."
Bray disappeared within tht ttlepbont
booth with agitated countenance.
"Toll that Idiot to keep away from
the telephone. I'll wait till Mr. Dick,
ton cornea In," growled tbt visitor ao
uvagely that Jimmy eklpped to obey.
Tht brutal message, conveyed verba
tim, Mr. Ilray emerged from the booth
wtth a very red face and returned to
hia ledger, while Mr. Penworth accepted a comfortable Turkish rocker
In the private ottlce and lighted a long
black cigar.
"J. Augustus Penworth. Multimillionaire and King of Finance." 80 tht
apeclal article In liray'a Sunday newa-
paper had capitalized Mm His name
was aa well known an that of tbe pres
Idem of the republic, and the entire
•Oct force hnd laughed openly al bim
Bray writhed on bin high stool as he
looked al the Innk of tbe millionaire'!
gray bead, and be cursed his own hnd
manners In ridiculing the atranger.
Bray waa ambitions, and Penworth
waa known to he especlully Interested
In young men und If he knew Ihem to
be callable and willing 10 work could
always And places for tbem In his numerous Industrlnl plains. The book
keeper had read the article In the Hun
lay paper, and hln Imagination had
been Dred with the possibilities that
would open out If he ahould ever crona
the path of the great man.
Here ht waa-J. Augustus Penworth.
and Hrny hnd ridiculed blmi It waa
tno much to hear calmly, yet the hook
keener solaced himself with Ihe
thought thm perhaps ihe millionaire
had been too much absorbed lu his
Botehonk to heed the Idle chattering
of the office force. Brny's tmual nlefl
manner nnd hln courteous, almost
lervlle demeanor toward hln employ
tr#n customer, would ordinarily attract the attention of a business man.
Be welcomed a sudden acceleration!
ef hunlneen now lie transacted trivial
Matters with a crlnpnena and courtesy
lhat made Mlsn Porter and Jimmy
►nen their lniiixr.nl eyea Be dnrted
Irom telephone Is ledger and  tram
ledger to vault and spoke with an air
of authority. Altogether be ahowed
himself to be a man of considerable
affairs. All the time ha wan plenanut-
ly aware tbat tbe great financier had
wheeled hln chair about and wu
watching witb curious Intentnenn
After iwhlle wben business hnd
quieted down tbe Hnancler beckuued
the bookkee|H>r Into the private office,
and ua the gratified Ilray paused bo-
fore him Peuwurtb asked:
"How long bare yon been with Mr,
"Ten yeara," atammered Bray tl'
"Aud I nuppone you are autlstted
with your position J"
"■.Veil-hot   exactly,  air.     Tou   net,
there la no chance for advancement"
"ll'm-l can Imagine not-here!"
"Uow much Is Dickson paying von
now?"  demanded  J.   Augustus   I'eu-
"fifteen hundred, air"
"I'll give you thru thousand." snapped out Penworth    "I like yout look!
and you're Just tbe son of chap I'd
like to bave around-young, active aud
businesslike.   What do you au.vr"
Bray gasped "Why, yea, air- thank
you. sir! I aball bt delighted"- ti.
"Can you come 10 mt tomorrow?*
asked I'eoworth.
The bookkeeper hesitated a brief Instant, tbeu: "Ten, sir. I will come tomorrow Of course Mr Dickson could
uot eziH'ct tue 10 refuse sucb au excellent offer," be wld reflectively
"Of course  uot—eveu  If  you   bavt
beeu  with  bim  ten  years,"  rejoined
Penworth grimly.   "Now. Mr.- er"—
"Bray-Harry Bray, air."
"Mr    Ilray   suppose   yon   alt   tight
dowu aud pen a letter of reslguatioD
10 Mr. Dickson.    I like to have these
mailers cleared up an I go uloug. other
wine I'm apt tu forget  ihem     It vou
j resign now I can put yuu right  into
onr main olllce here to HU uu important vacancy.   There art wrltlug materials here on  this small  table."
'lbe hookkec|sT nut dowu and nervously indited a brief epistle lo bis employer. In wblcb be formally resigned
hia position, stating his reasons lul
doing so and generously waiving all
salary due him iu lieu of louger uoiica-
Thls be closed In an euvelope which In
sealed aud addressed. Mr Penwortb
beld out hln bund for It and regarded
tbe euvelope witb a tbuugbtful smile
"Now thut'. settled." he said. "I
auppose you'll want to nettle up yout
hooka, Mr Bray. I'm rather Impressed
with the rapidity with which that
youug woman out there operates hei
machine. Now, I'm In ueed of Just
such an expert stenographer, and wbil.
1 auppose It doesn't look exactly
square to take Dickson's help away
from him- it's all lu the business and
I pay my people well. Seud bet to me,
will you?"
Mlna Porter was flattered and charmed to accept a position In the luxuii-
ously appointed offices of Penwortb *
Co at double her preseut salary. Sooner or later ability wlll meet with la
proper reward, sbe told herself, whl.'a
sbe wan writing her letter of Instanl
resignation at Penn'orth's dictation.
He held (he two letters In bin baud
and regarded them thoughtfully.
Jimmy drooped forlornly when ba
beard the whispered confidences of tho
otber. He bad uot read "from office
Boy to Millionaire" for nothing, and
here was bin chance to rlae. J. Augun-
tua Penwortb was pushing people
along ou the upward path Why could
not honeat Jimmy Lee he among tbt
That waa how It happened tbat ht
approached tbe great man and resiiect-
fully asked for a Job an office buy. and
be got It Twice the salary be had
heen receiving caused bis eyen to sparkle Joyously. Mr. Penworth had Just
told him tbat be could write a letter
of resignation when there waa tht
sound of rapid footatepa In tba corridor outside.
Instantly the millionaire leaped to
his feet, and Bray and Mlna Porter,
wbo were ln tbe line of vision, saw
him drop their letters of resignation
through tbe teller nlot Intu Dickson!
closed and hs-ked desk, uud they exchanged glances of satisfaction.
The outer door opened, and there
wun the sound of footfnlln. J. Angus-
tun Peuwortb ihru't unide tbe startled
Jimmy nud dnrfo.l behind the tall
desk, where he crouched nn if In fear
"J. Augustus Penworth? Let's have
a liK;k al hlin." said a gruff voice, and
two dark forms liMinl the doorway of
tht private ottlce before they discovered the millionaire and iiounced uimn
him Just In time to wrent a revolvar
from hta band.
"No, you don't, Mr. Mike Hennea-
ley, allnn Tbe farmer, wanted for
forgery and so forth! We tracked vou
to this building, and we've raked e».
try oflice with a flue toothed comb till
we come to the thirteenth lloor Say,
Mike, thin number thirteen 's an unlucky number for you all tight"
The detectives laughed aa they handcuffed their prisoner, and the other
aaked. with a humorous wink: "J Au
guntua Penworth. are you moving IB
high financial circle*, eh? Whal kind
of buslnesa you heen transacting
The prisoner nln red Impudently at
|he horrified faces of the tsnikkeeper
and the stenographer and winked toward the locked desk where their res
Icnarlonn waited Homer Dickson's return
"I been studying hninnn nntmt
•ome nnd playing nchiMiiteacher ty
learning these folk, nome lessons," Le
Uld. with an affected nasal drawl.
Then thev lest him nway.
It wan .llinmv ihe office hoy. who
broke the rhnntly alienee that fallowed hln withdrawal
"I guess I lienor dunt up Mr Dteh-
Inn'. nnVe," he .aid rlrtuonaly. "He'll
l>i» pretty hu*v the next few days, and
luiuebody a lot to lie on to ">e Jab."
Judge Bacon Made a DiH.renca For
the Benefit ol a Lawyer.
His Honor Judge Bacon, who tor a
lew weeks ia discharging the duties
of Judge in the Cornwall diatrict, had
tlie unique experience of holding an
a; pui ut ment before hi. father, for the
sun wai a revising barrister white hi.
parent was a leader at the Chancery
Bar. Judge Bacon is now the senior
judge, and in his seventy.seventh
year, but ior activity he surpasses
many a man twenty years younger.
He is one of the finest linguists in
the country, having an acquaintance
with nearly every continental language.
His honor haa a wide knowledge of
the law and of tlie world He has
also earned the reputation of knowing
everything, while his scathing com
incuts of women suitors have at times
created much amusement. His remark thut "No woman's hat sliuul 1
cost more than 7s. Ud.," some time
ago, led to a "silly-season" correspondence.
Judge Bacon Is a stickler for English us it should be spoken. Not long
ago he laid down the dictum that
there are no such tilings as tailoressea
and manageresses, tlie proper terms
being female tuilora aud female managers.
But Judge Bacon ia equally as
loathing in his remarks to counsel n<
he is to witnesses. There is a good
story told.ot how a young barrister,
drifting along iu a particularly prosy
and vague manner, suddenly detected
Ids honor giving vent to a very suggestive yawn.
"I sincerely trust," he broke off,
"that 1 am hot unduly trespassing oil
the time of this court."
"There is some difference," retorted
the judge, "between trespassing on
t.me aud encroaching on eternity."
"What do you work atF" Judge
Bacon asked a well-dressed women at
Whiteehapel County Court on one oc
easion. Witness: "I am married."
Judge Bacon: "Then you spend your
husband's money?" "I keep his children."
"And dress like that?" pursued hia
honor, with emphasis.
"Well,", retorted the woman, "1
couldn't go out undressed, could I?"
Has Faced the Enemy.
Col. Frederick Hacket-Thwinpaon,
C.B., is taking over the command of
No. 7 District (Counties of Warwick.
Gloucester, Worcester, Oxford. Bucks,
and Berks), in -succession to Col.
0. W. H. Pain, C.B. Col. Hackct-
Thompson. of Bilbrough Hall, York*,
was born in l«5o, and joined thi-
army when 21 years of age, becoming
a captain in the Cameron Highlanders
in 1884.
He was at the battle of Tel-el-Kfbir.
for which he has the clasp and bronze
star; was with the Soudan expedition
of 1886-1886, and the Nile campaign
of 1895, when he took part in the
battles oi Atbara and Khartoum, being mentioned in despatches, and re-
ceiviug the medal and other decorations.
Col. Hacket-Thompaon waa also in
the last South African campaign, for
which he has the Queen's medal, with
five clasps. He commanded the 1st
Battalion Cameron Highlanders from
ltil.1 to 1905, and tlie Mounted Infantry School at Longnioor from March,
1906. to February. 1910, The C.B. was
conferred upon him for his good work
in South Africa, where for nearly six
months he commanded a mobile col-
Strange Middle Namea.
Taking the writers at huxnrd, we
lind Doyle with Conan and Chesterton
with Keith an a second name. Plnero
ban the unusual Wing, and tbe D. of
\V D. Howland stands fnr Dean. Behind W W. Jacobs lurks tbe second
name Wymark, which Is strange, and
J- K Jerome never mentloua tbe
strange "Klapku" that la Indicated hy
his second Initial. Rider Haggard la
frank with his curious name, aud poa-
albly Mr. Pett Ridge In lhe frankest In
using both bin uames, wblcb are bin
owu aud also belong to a hilltop nt the
southwest corner of England.- Loudon
An Army af Wild Pool...
Thr wild horses living on the nnnd
banlja of the Nortb Carolina Ingoons
are the descendants of horses left behind by Sir Walter Raleigh's colonist!
when tbey abandoned Roanoke Island.
On these banks nea oats with luxuriant
buda grow quite profusely, and these
art an article of food green or ripe.
No one known exactly the number of
tbeu ponies, but there art uld to bt
mora than 8,000 of tbem now on tht
Ghoit In a Coach.
It may not be generally known
that there wan a reputed ghost in the
family ot the Right Hon. J. W. Low-
ther, who has been Speaker nf the
House of Commons aince 1905. It
was the diaemhodied spirit of Jemmy
Lowther. called hy the country folks,
"the had EhtI Lonsdale," who died
bI Lowther Hall, in Westmorland, in
1802. According to a biographer,
"Jemmy was more detested than
any man alive, as a shameless political -harper, a domestic bashaw, and
an intolerable tyrant over his tenants
and dependents."
His ghost was said to career all
over the estate in a coach and aix.
To quote a chronicler. "The hall he-
came almost uninhabitable on account of the dead man's pranks, and
out of doors was, for a long time,
almost equally dreaded, as there was
constant danger of encountering the
miscreant ghost." The bad earl's
kinsman and successor, the first
Earl of Lonsdale of the present creation, lost no time in pulling down
the hall, ghost or no ghost. On the
site he built Lowther Castle, which
was finished In 1809.
Tha New Agriculturt.
"I cale'lute my boy Beth is goln' ter
come back to the old (arm after all
when he gits through up there to college," said Granger Timothy Seede aa
he leaned 011 the top rail of the acra
lot fence and conversed with neighbor Joel Haycock In hia buckboard in
the road.
"Shu'I You don't ssyP" said Joel.
"I thought the boy wu goln' ter quit
the  farm."
"Well, it did look like that ler a
spell, but I guess he's thought better
on it, fer he sent his ma and Bit home
a newspaper piece which says that ht
'plowed up the field lor many yards
and hit team never pulled better together.' Gosh, he'd never touch a
plow at home here!"
St. P.ter.ourg Oar. uexing.
The prefect of SI. Petersburg haa forbidden prir.eflglitlug aud boxing In
every sha|ie and form, and uot even
the mildest of exhibitions are to be tolerated. The law 011 the subject is very
explicit. It rests 00 a rescript by tbt
Empress c'utherltie II., wbo based It
ou Ibe simple iiolnt nt good inannen.
Excbaugiug blows, especially in public, wan uniirlll/.ed and must he prohibited, aud no the "noble art of aelf
defense" In doomed tn extinction In tba
ttuoalan capital.- Exchange.
How Love and Bravery Saved
a Man From Himself
Copyright by American Press AI.O-
clatlon. I'.tlL
A Song Bird'. Mate,
alme. Bemurlch In the wife of Htrr
Blengel, who used to be a piano teacher tt tbt conservatory at Lcmberg.
Ue ta a bright eyed nud gray bearded
little man, who speaks somewhat broken English, but nho. like his wife, is
able lo carry ou a conversation li
almost a doten languages. Somewhat
ber aenlor In years, he ban spent his
lift traveling with tbe singer, and they
bavt often heen pointed out oa one of
tba most devoted couples In public life
Lata Honors r'or a Japan....
By bin majesty's special grace tht
Junior grade of tbe third rank ban been
posthumously conferred on Oono Yanu
uiaro for bin distinguished service* In
writing Ihe Ko«-.-.. the most .orient
history of Japan. Tht Kojlkl waa first
titibllshed 1J00 yeara agu.-Japan UaJL
Not far from Fort —, In whut wns
then called tbe far west, was once a
ranch bouse. In those days the Amer
leuu Indiuu wus not kept iu continued
subjection, and the randier built bis
house uear enough to the tort to go
there witb tbose of his household for
protection lu cuse of necessity. Tbe
fort, now that the Indian lias beeu
eliminated, bas sunk to uuthlugness lu
Importance, aud the ranch house Is
bu: a charred spot, huvtug beeu burned by the rednklus yenra ago
Not au hour befure Its destruction a
couple, a young ottlccr from the furt
aud a girl, tbe rancher's daughter,
were sitting ou tbe broad veranda lu
tbe light ot a full moon. Allen Klni
bull had enlisted In the Culled States
army because he could neither be controlled nor control himself, lie bud
given In to almost every kind of dis
alpatlon. and at the end of a spree,
not having the hardihood to meet his
father and being out of money, In a
Ut of desperation be bad enrolled bim
aelf In a cavalry regiment choosing
that arm of the service since It would
send bim fnrtheat from his borne.
Ht bad not been long at bis station
when trouble with tbe Indiana came
on, and Kimball showed himself so
bravt tbut be waa rapidly promoted
through tbe noncommissioned grades
and before tbe lighting was over wos
made a lieutenant. This gave him
heart, and he determined to redeem
himself with bla family. But a pua
lion for gumbllng stood In bis way
At tbose remote posts there wun little
or nothing for tbe men to do except
drink and gamble, aud Lieutenant
Kimball found the temptation to gam
ble too atroug for him. Once he had
begun to play all caution deserted him.
and ht bet wildly, ihe reault wai
that bt became Indebted to bis broth
er officers In large amounts Out or
two of hli creditors In order to get
what they considered to he their Just
dues formed a clique against him, and
be found himself a "cut" man, which
Is tbe army expression for one whose
brother othceri wlll not apeak to mm.
though some dissented from tbe rest
on tbe ground that Kimball did not de
terra what waa Indicted upon him.
Kimball bad formed the acquaint
ance ot Winifred Armour, the ranch
mau'a daughter, at the height of thr
reputation he bod made for bravery
and effleleucy. He loved ber, and bis
loved was returned. Ut confessed bis
previous life to ber and announced hia
intention thereafter to be a credit In
atead ot a disgrace to bis family. Sbe
sympathized with him deeply and
promised him tbat if bt adhered to
bis resolution for a given time abe
would marry bim.
"But," abe said. "I will confess that
there la ln tbe east a man of sterling
worth who has asked me to be bis
wife. Ha Is much older than I. and
thus far I respect bim only. My love
la yours. If you relapse Into your
former coudltlon wben I return to tbo
east I shall accept bla proposition,"
Doubtless she put the matter thus to
furnish an iuceutlve to bim to conquer
Ht bad ridden over to tbe ranch
bouse on this moonlight nlgbt to bid
ber goodby He had failed to conquer
himself aud bad lost ber. Tbe inter
view was painful to both.
"Well," be said. "In one thing I rejoice—you ln time will be happy. Thank
heaven. 1 am not to drng you down
witb mai You wlll bt a member of a
family, while l-l am every day ex
pecting an Invitation to resign."
Winifred made no reply. What could
abt say* She could not Bnd It In ber
heart to upbraid bim. And there was
nothing ahe could aay to relieve the
mental torture both auffered She aim
ply put out ber band la 1 mute fart
Tbey were both recalled from the
melancholy statu! existing between
them by bearing distent eounda of a
galloping horse, evidently coming at
full speed Both listened The aal
mai waa not coming from the direction of tht tort, but toward It Kim
ball knew that Ihe Indiana on tba
nearby reservation bad been unruly,
and something told bim tbe comer
waa a messenger bringing a warn
lng. Hta fear was realized A horse
man, reaching a poiut in the road op
poslte the ranch gate, pullet] bis horse
back on hln haunches and cried out:
Tht Indians art coming! They're
right on ua!"
Without a word Kimball ran for tbo
atoble near the house and In a few
minutes returned, leading Winifred',
mare, middled und In-Idled Her father
waa away from tbe much, and there
waa no one In lbe house but employee* und servants. They, too, prepared
for night. Kimball put bin companion
00 her horse, mounted himself, and
tney tore through the o[ien gate and
nwny toward Ihe fort Tbey hnd
scarcely ntnrivd wben behind them
enme that terrible whoop which oily
an Indian cau give.
The fori was six mllea from the
ranch not n lone distance for nn or
ilnary ride, bul loo great lo enable
>he fugitive! tu tench safety wiih a
horde of veiling snvngen in their rear
liie horses knew that yell and put
forth nil their strength
Scarcely  a  mile  hud  been covered
when the gallop of a ningle horse waa
beard that bad evidently distanced ths
rent Kimball knew that be waa gain
Ing upou tbem.
"I'm going lo nlow up and fire." he
aald. "You go on; don't lose any
time.    I'll overtuke you."
II* pulled hln horso back on bit
haunches aud tinned hltn oo quickly
as possible, bul not loo quick, for nn
Indlun was right on him Seining a
repeating rifle lhat he carried honked
to hia aaddle, be Ured wben the mnn
wuo not a bundled yurds from bim
and dropped bim. Tben, turning, be
followed Winifred.   She bad preferred
to reduce her pnee. aud be consequently soou caught up with her.
"Why  did  you  not go on  wben  1
drew relu>"   he asked.    "I nm doing j
thla  for  yon.  not  for  myself.    You
know thai death is my only refuge."    I
"I  shall draw  reiu every  tlmt you
do." was the reply. '
"You are demented   Tbose men who
art following ua are savages.   When I
1  halt again go on     If you fall Into
their hands you will add a thousand- j
fold to my anguish."
"Do you suppose 1 can ride to safety |
leaving you behind to be tortured uud
tben  murdered V"
"You are a woman    I think of Ihe
agony you will occasion me, the sad
{  ness for your loss tbut  will  ne fur
j others." ■
There wan no reply to this.
On  the  two  galloped,   maintaining
j the distance between themselves und
thoae behind,  who  were delayed on
j coming to tbe body of tbe buck who '
bad been shut   Here they divided, a
part remaining witb the dyiug iudlan,
. tbe   others   continuing   the   pursuit.
j  Half tbe distance tietweeu the ranch
I  bouse uud the fort hnd  beeu passed
wheu suddenly u red glare was added
to the pale light ot the moon.    Kimball aald nothliig    He knew tbat tho
glare came from the burning of the
I  ranch house.    Ou. ou they sped, tbe ;
, glare  adding  to  their  terror  of tbo
whooping savages behind them.
I     Again the footfalls of the pursuing
I burses, hy their varying distinctness. |
1 Indicated lhat Ihe Indians were separating lu accordance with the speed of
I their ponies.   Then Kimball saw that
' be might nave the girl by sacrificing '
j himself.
'There's a rise In tbe ground ahead,"
he sold   "I'm going to stop there and !
take Ihem as tbey come on.   Hurry to .
1 the fort   Witb what delay to the ear
' ages I cause you can certainly reach
I     "Nol     Nor'   cried   Winifred,   who
knew   very   well   what   thin   meant
"Keep on    We shall soon meet a force
from tbe garrison "
"Either we or that red light will be ,
the tirst news they wlll get that Ihe
Indiana are on the warpath."
"1 wlll remain with you."
I     "Go!" he cried.    They  hnd reached
1 tbt crest and, reining in bis horse, he
dismounted    Seeing that she, too, hud !
j stopped, be said. "My ouly chance Is lo
! bold them at buy till you cau send aa ,
I aistance."
1     She hesitated a moment; then, thins-
I Ing that be might be right ahe gave
. ber burse a cut and dashed onward
I     Kimball, who had trained bla horse
! for Indian fighting, forced him to lie
! down on Ibe crest, and. placing himself
I on  bis stomach  behind   him,   waited
for  tbe  tirst   Indian  to  come  within
range    Hut a few mouients passed be-
fore, on a rise in the ground, a hun
dred yards away against tbe glare of
tbe burning ranch house, appeared tbo
I silhouette of su Indian.   Tbe man waa |
coming   awlftly.   advancing   ntralght
toward Kimball.   For Ibe few aeconds I
j the savage was ou the crest he seemed I
j to be standing still.   The officer used I
j these few seconds to draw a bead on |
' tbe man's breast ond fired    The In  1
j dlan rode down on to the lower ground,
I his arms thrown up above his bead,
' then fell backward, uot fifty feet from ,
bio enemy.
I     Kimball  saw  that  In  the  burning j
j building   be   had   a   great  advantage.
Graft   Scheme   "Death   and
Devil" Triad to Work.
An extraordinary cuse of official
roguery is reported lu tbt; Bavarian
pre**. A pt*a*.au t wu inuu named Kroll.
living at iVagwlljre, received a uocifl
cut lun Irom a local bank tbat ber bus*
bni:d. iv bu wus 111 America, mid re*
nmtfd ber i'S*Q. says tbe Loudon
Sketch She wai rei in i sted to bring
evideuce uf Identification.
Kruu Krull applied tu tbe local mag-
Istrate, w bo said tbat bis (wrsoaal certificate would be enough and advised
ber tu tell uu une abuut tbe remittance
Tbe name night Into I'rau Kroll *j
COttage came two frightfully gut up
iiinn-ti-rs. wbo lulrudut-ed themselves
as 1 be "Devil" and bl*) brother
''l>eath." Tbe "Devil" explained tbat
Herr Krull bad eotne by tbe fLWi dishonestly and tbat unless It wan given
tu bim be would baud over t-'rnu Krull
to (be tender mercies uf "Death."
Next illuming i'raii Kroll applied for
the money at tbe hank. Sbe Informed
tbe clerk (but she Intended to pay tbe
money to the "Devil." Tbe clerk paid
out tbe tuuney. but secretly Informed
tn*' favudartitery.
A few hours later the "Devil" and
"l>eutb" duly arrived nt tbe cottage.
Fran Kroll begged to tie allowed to
beep £10 of Ihe mouey. but tbe "Devil"
was lbe torn ble, aud tbe pair made off
with   the  C&tii
(t ilrd I j bad tbey left tbe cottage
"Alien ih-y ner*' pouueed un by tbs
geuduraietj nnd arrested. The "Devil"
proved tu be the magistrate and
"Death" a local re>ldeut whom be bad
chosen as accumpilce.
Ths Splendid Astor Villa That Overlook* the Bay of Napltt,
William Waldorf Astor-* splendid
villa at Sorrento stands nn a gray rock
l.'jo feet atiove \tit* si>a lu a warden of
orange trees. It formerly helnuged to
It.it'one BoechljiHero LaUinia. from
whose helm Mr Aslor bought It itonie
years ago. He eiilirj-cd the domain hy
the purchase of the old convent of St.
Oeorge and other e-tatea.
The bouse Is a three atory one. painted ln light colors It ta reached by a
Utile ruad on the old walls of Sor
ren to which passes before tbe Hotel
Tasso, where the poet, Torquato
'Jusso, waa born In 1574. For tbe
splendor of its view tbe spot where
the Villa Astor is built cannot be
equaled. The j-ulf uf Naples lies before
It. with smoky Vesuvius lu front. Be
low tbe Villa Astor can still be Been
In the sea the remains of the llouiao
temples to Neptune. Venus Auadyo*
Dene and Saturn
ln old Roman times Sorrento was a
health resort, and great patricians bad
villas there. I'ollia Asluio had one
with a hundred rooms at tbe Cape
Santa Foriiinata. and Caesar. Nero
aud Antonlus were other villa owners.
Applo Cooking.
Some people know only two ways
of preparing apples—to stew or baUe
tbem. Try some of these old ways of
presenting "the klug of fruits:"
For dual apple make a uice apple
butter ur puree from tart fruit, sweetened tu tuste und tluvored witb tbe
grated nml of uue leiuou uud ctuua*
mon or uutuieg Tut the puree on
ibe Ice io become very cold. Ibeii
beat the whites of two eggs tu a stiff
froth, adding this to tbe fruit, whl.b
nhotild now he in ihe serving dish.
When It comes to the table cover tbe
lop with a cupful of ih li creum.
To make fried apples wash and
wi|*e dry souie tart i-ouklug ape les,
cut ihem lu Slices a quarter of an Imb
thh k and fry them In butter until
tender nnd brown. Dredge wiih powdered sugar and serve piping hot uu
warm plates.
Caramel apples may he made ns follows: Into a skillet put one cupful of
light brown sugar aud one-half cupful
of hot water, Let boll for three o"
four minutes, tbeo drop tn five nl-e
cooking apples which bave Iteeti peel-
M. cured and halved. Let these stew
In lhe sirup until they are lender and
fluffy, then drain them out Into a
glass dish. In another sauce-par» have
ready one tahles*>oonful of butter
fuelled with one tenspoonful of flour,
aud over this pour one-half cupful of
cream Wben hot add lo the bulling
sirup, stirring briskly for several minutes, tben pour over the apples and
serve either hoi or cold,
Culinary Hints.
All fruit salads nre Improved by mer*
Ina Une tn French dressing, though
later served with mayonnaise.
Instead of tlie Individual pate It Is
more popular now tu pasa oue ur two
large pates, each guest serving herself.
Fill with mushrooms, oysters or creamed sweetbreads.
Biscuits ur French rolls for formal
use are more diminutive than ever.
Tbe former should be tbe site of a
fifty cent piece snd s quarter of sn
luch thick.
A delicious salad Is made from different nuts, white grajies. a little
shredded grapefruit, pineapple cut
Into cubes aod shredded celery. Mask
lu mayonnaise or serve witb ■ creum
When a boiled egg Is the usual
breakfast dish vary It by breaking It
raw Into the egg cup snd cooking lu
bot water lo the desired consistency.
The flavor Is quite different thau wben
cooked lu tbe shell.
A   New   Fanatical   Leader  Who   May
Spread Terror In Africa.
The word "malidi" la a  title.    According   lo   the   Mohammedan   creed,
the prophet was but the forerunner of
another prophet greater than himself
But there  was  uo  time  to consider, j and who would be known as the inali
Before tbe  Indian   he  bad  shot   bad | dl,  literally thc "man  led  by  Allah."
fallen another appeared on the crest
At the moment one of tbose bursts of
flame that shoot up uow aud again
from burning buildings added Intensity
to the light, and Ibe body of tbe savage
was pictured wttb Inky blackness
Kimball took a sure aim at bia head
and pierced bis brain.
At that moment mnny silhouettes of
Indians appeared on the crest   Kin
bnll felt that hia time had come, but  .
j be welcomed It     Lire to bim bud lust
ail charm; indeed. It was his wish to |
) leave a world tur which he had proved
' himself untitled Nor did he wish to j
j remain to know that tbe gin he wor
sblped was tu possession of another \
! Ue began a rapid Ure at tbe advancing !
! Indians.
j    This Is all tbat ts known of that re
, markabte battle tn which a single man ;
I killed tive redskins and wounded four j
: more   His own account and tbe in   '
dluns he pui out of the tight are all |
, there wus to tell the story, and be re   |
[ members uothing more than has beeu |
i given here   A troop of cavalry from [
the furt  met a  pnrty of  Indians aud |
j put tbem lo flight   In tbe road where
' tbe meeting  look   place,  unconscious \
I and badly wounded, the soldiers found j
; Lieutenant Kimball   When he came to j
himself   he   wns   hetug   carried   on   a
stretcher In the moonlight, and beside |
i him walked  Winifred  Armour    Bend
iug down  -he whispered to him:
I    "My life Is yours to help yon."
I    A  wild Joy  triumphed over alt else
Ihui he could reply only by s pressure
|ot the hand
J In the army bravery overtops almost
j sny offense Kimball remained tn tt.
i respected nnd admired His wife *>
| love wns sli thnt was needed to en
shle hint to keep himself In suhj-etlmi
J snd supplying ss she did. support (ot
bis weakui-Hiies, be conquered.
Naturally, considering how vague the
definition of the promised leader Is,
there have been scores of pretenders
within ihe past few hundred years,
'nutritious men who thought that by
playing on tbe fanatical passions of
Ihe Arabs they would rise to power.
They were and are generally successful for a certain period, and tt bas
been the policy of governments to put
flown the unruly reliets whenever they
ould. Thus lu the Sudan, for In*
-tince.  hardly a year passes without
ts madht liMMng the derrl'ibes to
irive the Christians luto tbe sea.
ong tis the rising Is only local It can
be dealt with rapidly and wtth energy.
Were It lo spread there would be an
immediate conflagration. As It happens, there exists at tbe preseut time
The suburban housewife can And
plenty of young shoots of dnudellons
at this season to use on ber table If
she possesses a good sized lawn. For
salads and pot herbs nt this season
gather Ibe delicate young leaves early
in Ihe morning, as tbe bot sun of
midday seems lu toughen tbem.
The dandelion ts sucb a hitler little
berb tbat a salad made entirely of It
ts uot lo be advised. Tbe leaves combine well with lettuce or onions und
may be used with new beets or
deviled eggs. An excellent French
cook adds a bit of bacon cut In dice
to a salad uf bleached dandelion
Macaroni snd Bacon,
To cook macaroni and bacon take a
quarter of a pound of macaroni, a
quarter of a pound of rashers of bacon, four tomatoes or six If small.
grated cheese, butter, pepper and salt.
Boll tbe macaroni tn salted water UU
* | tender, then drain and cut Into abort
lengths. Fill a buttered baking dish
with layers of macaroni and tomatoes,
flavoring eacb layer witb pepper, aatt
and grated cheese and puttlug some
,     ,    .      .   * .. , ». ii    *    .   i ,nm!1 wt> of bnU-w between.   Cofer
WU1 **".[?! VJI™ ^T™'~*h0J.8 I the top with  breadcrumbe end  bake
for half an hour In a moderate oven.
the recognized leader of 8.000.000 fol
lowcr>. called the Senoussl. The most
inaccessible oases of Ibe Sahara desert form lhe core of tbis vast empire.
Imt the ma lull's subjects, armed to Ihe
teeth, are scattered throughout the
greater part of north Africa und Arabia and are by all accounts increasing
rapidly In numbers.—Wide World Mag
Shoet With Toes.
A novelty lu shoes Introduced In
Germany has partitions lo separate
the wearer's toes. Tbe Interior of
these shoes terminates In soft pads
pressing against tlie foot, so lhat the
thrust in walking is taken at the Iiiisr
of Ihe toes Instead of the point, .Iain-
tiling of the tons Is thus prevented. It
ls claimed that the deforming of the
fee', now so common, will tie avoided |
Jy this arrangement and that walking
will he made more comfortable.
Tha French  Immortals.
The French  Academy of Immortnls .
has added four new names to Its membership.   They nre those of M. de Ite* '
paler, who writes poems: General Lan- I
glois, who wields a pen ss well ns n ,
fiwnrd:   Henri   Itoujon,   ex director  of
lhe Hen in  Arts, and Denis Cochin, s I
hian of letters.    The academy Is now |
I'p to Its f ti * I strength of forty and for '
lliu tlrst time lo several years.
' Curious Anticipations.
Many   pectillui   anticipations   bave
• been cited against patent applications.
1 At one time a cungressman took tbe
patent ohVe a lock invented by one of
i his rural constituents The lock was
an esilct copy ol a lock figured le
Trice on Locks," showiug tbe lock
used on a gute of sncleut Thebes, thou*
j Hands of yeai> before Christ   The con*
I gresxtuuu, "tier examining the tllustra-
i tlon which was sliowu him by one of
the oflicers. exclaimed thnt he didn't
care wbo thai fellow in I he ties was—
he certainly stole it from his constituent     Ou another occasion an applies
1 lion for a patent wns tiled for a flower
basket whose construct luu corres|M>nd-
ed Iii detail with the Scriptural description of the nrk In which Moses waa
placed In the bulrushes, which we are
told In the second chapter of Klodits
) was an nrk ot bulrushes daubed with
slime and with pitch This Is also
probably lbe tlrst recorded instance of
a re enforced concrete structure.- ttei
■■niHit: American
Serve with nicely fried rashers of ba*
1 con on top.
Caffsa Cake.
To make coffee i«eam cake take one
and a half cups of sugar, two of flour,
two eggs, two and a half teaspoonfuls
of baking powder, a pinch of salt,
about three-quarters of a teaspoouful
uf lemon, a quarter of a cup of butter
snd a tablespoourul of cocounuL Melt
tbe butter, break In the eggs without
beating and pour In an eighth of a cup
of mlik and half a cup uf cold coffee.
Make In three layers.
For filling use a pint of milk, half a
cup of flour, two eggs (beetern. salt, essence and a cup ur sugar. Bolt Ingredients lu double boiler.
Tarragon Sauce.
To make tarragon sauce, which Is a
suitable accompaniment to various
kinds nf flub, vegetables and dressed
eggs, beat up the yolk of on egg with
a teaspnonfiil of tarragon vinegar and
stir li Into half * plot of bulling melted butter after inking the saucepan
from the stove. Continue to stir for a
few minutes fo prevent Ibe sauce from
curdling, theu add a large teaspoonful
of finely chopped fresb tarragon and It
ta ready fur uso.
Grimly Namad.
Oambral boasts of a grimly named
Books and Baechee. i
Al a sole lb New York a blbllnphllo !
"(took Is a word thai comes from the ;
German   buche.   or   beech.    But   what
connection   hns  n   book  got   with a '
beech?   |'|| show you."
The blbllopbliu led the way to a superb Caxtou ibat hud Jusl been sold
for $:i.wa>
"This volume, you see." he snld. **ls j
bound In boards   nol pasteboards -real I
boards, beech boards   That Is bow alt
books were (muim!  when printing be- j
gnn   Yes, when printing began lu Germany,   euch   Im iihiitniium.   or   early (
Whtrs They Parian*
Meyerbeer and Hoiwiul. tn split of ell
Ibetr rivalries, were tbe warmest uf
Itossiel oner aaid "Meyerbeer aod I
ran never a grew " When some une In
surprise naked why he replied. "Meyerbeer likes sauerkraut better than be
does macaroni."
One Method.
"Do   you   always   keep
about your dally dutleer
"New; I look grouchy. Tbeo I ain't
asked to do no extra work."-Washington Herald.
Tbe   tiny
of   Monaco
book, was bound In buche-In beecb .comprises elghl square miles of terrt-
BtrML^ntte^ftaM Te»aa."al»"cillwTh-Z I boards hnlf au inch thick, covered per tory, lu which two other towns be-
££*.» UslnbaJunT; weret'be.* »«■ ■*■ •"■»■»■ *** «* clasped J .Wes Mont. Cer.o manege to squees.
ed during the revolution. I w,lb br>M BOd ,t,uWwi wllb P^-***
or aainl orecious stuuwL*
themselves.    The population a proxt-
natea H.OUX rnT. PROSPECnN
HOTEL g-"brook'
Is a large and attractive hotel of superior
elegance in all its appointments, with a
cuisine of superior excellence. Railway
men. Lumbermen and Miners  all  go to
Report of the North Star Mining Co., Ltd.
For the year ending 31st May, 1911.
Submitted nt the Twelfth Annual Meeting ol the   Company
held ou Wednesday, tbe 21st day of June,  t'JI 1
: The   Wentworth
*    J. McTAVISH    -   Proprietor
* —
On   Baker stteet,  one door west
of  Messrs.  Hill \ Co.,  the  only
place   In    town    that   can    make
life worth living.
Cosmopolitan Hotel
E. H. SMALL,    Manager.
$ PHONE __
1 "the QUAU£^£
Gold Standard
t Teas and Coffee
*%* Our whole time is devoted to  your  wants  in   the
v  Grocery line therefore we absolulel)   guarantee  every
article that leaves our store.
| We will thank our customers to advise us ii at any
*  time goods are received that are not No, i quality.
To tbe Shareholders ol th« North Star Mining Company, Limited.
The Directors boj* to submit the Balance Sheet ol the Company nt
!   ihc close ol the tinuneini year, 31st May, i.'H.
The Mme closed down in March, iaio, ami Iiah not been ro-opened.
The Directors wi*jh to state the  reasons  that  eompollod  thorn  to
t   consider this course the bent in the Interests ot the proporty
In Mny, 1910, the directors engaged Mr, R. W. Postor, M. H., to
i tnke the lute managor's place. Ho reported that the oro body worked
in the past was exhausted, that bis Bervicea could ho ol no uso to the
Company, and resinned his position. In view nf this and the (act that the
last two year's mining operations bad shown very little profit, the Dlroo
tora bad two courses open, either to lapse the property or close down
The Directors were lurther moved to consider cloning down tho
better policy Ior the reason tlmt Sir Donald Mann, youi l*roaldont, had
found und was developing on ao adjacent claim a targe body ol lead
ore, carrying a high percentage ol itnc,   Tins ore as yet cannol  be pro
litably   treated,   but   thore   is  no  reason   t>>   think   that   it    annot   be  done
it is believed tbat tins ore extends at considerable depth under this
Company's claims. The Directors desire to bave the opinion ol tbe share
holders, whether It Ib bettei to await dovelopment on Hu Donald Mann's
claim or sell the properties ol the Company and liquidate it ll tho
f»>riner course is adopted the Directors think it best to transfer the Hoad
oituv o| tbo Company to Toronto, where tho President haa agreed to
have its nflalrs attendod to 'it small expense *
Respectful!) •■ ibmitted,
OH VS   K   I.   PORTEOUS D. I1   MAN'S.
Secretary President,
Twelve months ending .Usi  Mny. Mil.
Mines   Mineral Claims and Assets          $1,308,867.02
Permanent  Equipment                  26,404.04
Offlce Furniture              281.15
Mine Supplies and Stores on Hnnd   1,925.67
\.:c, ,.:.ts  Receivable        *.!,878.25
Cash    ii  Hand and  In Hanks   30,194.90
Capital Stock       $i,500,oin>
Less '.n Treasury     200,000
——       $1,300,000.00
Profit and Loss   70,551.09
Ti   General  Expenses,  Salaries, etc., (Mine)   $1,839.73
To  Depreciation  to Machinery,  rtuUinp stock, furniture, etc. 2,966tiM
To Office and General Expenses (Montreal)     1,355.26
To Balance,  May 31st.  1911   70,551.09
By Balance June 1st, 1010  $75,700.21
•   By  Interest  972.28
By Miscellaneous Receipts   39.83
dnte In the said timber at-Te-'meut,
Second. What quantity of lies and
poles ou the other lot could have
logged oil such lot by the defendants
between the date they dually abandoned the camp and the time limit
date in the said timber agreement,
Third. What amount nf each of
thene quantities could have been lo^
gcd by the defendants between aay
three days after the date of hearing
at Oranbrook—on which date defendants could  have had    tbe  Injunction
Idissolved,  had    they   so desired -and
; thu snid time limit date assuming de
fondants had allowed their machinery
i to remain tit  the camp.
I   The quantity  found  under heading
t are In bt' deducted from the BUItt
total  of the quantities found      under
I mid I), Tin- ri'inaindei is d> be
treated as the amoiml of timber of
Which   defeiulniits have  been  deprive!
1 i.v the issuance of said In (unction,
land detondauts are to havo Judgment
1 on then counter claim for the value
of audi timber to tbem. In ascor-
tatnlng such value regard ih to be
bud  not   to  the market  price, but  its
value   to   defendants   under  nit clr
j    (fourth    The roglstrar is also   tu
determine   lbe  Cost   ta the  defi-udnilM
1 of replacing tbeir force ol men at the
0ftHip from Wattsburg, and such
amount is to be added to the Judgment  on the counter-claim,  but   no
I allowance is to lie made for replac-
I lug machinery, as 1 hold the defend-
I atils should have allowed such machinery to remain at the camp, nor
ti-' any allowance tt. lie made lor any
| exponas for romovlng machinery preparatory to Bonding it to such camp
if damage had resulted or would have
resulted under either or both of lheso
beads, had the- dissolution of the Injunction been accepted ut the trial.
;i hold sucb damage hns resulted
j from tho defendant's own act.
| No regard is to be hnd l>y the Tte-
glstrar to the alleged tie contract as
plaintiff was not shown to havi had
; any knowledge of It, but. damnj-es as
| to tie timber is to he determined as
above set out by the assumption
that such tie timber would he taken
uut by the defendants themselves.
The defendants arc to have their
costs of defence and costs of counterclaim."
E. MURPHY, Judge.
♦       Staple and Fancy Grocers       *
('HAS.   K.  !,.  POKTEOIJS,
Audited and verified
p  s. noss & SONS,
Chartered Accountant,,.
Montreal, June 16th, 1911.
n, I). MANN,
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Judgment in Hilton vs. Watts
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P.   BURNS  6fc  CO.
Phone 10
P. O. Dai I
Wattsbut'K   Lumher    compnny   succeed in action brought against it by
I J. H. Hilton,   t'lnini dismissed,   and
'counter clnim of Wattsburg Lumber
j Co. allowed.
I    Judgment lias just been received by
tlie registrar from Mr.  Justice Murphy in the action of J. H. Hilton vs.
j the WattBburg Lumber company. The
action was tried  without a jury before Mr. Justice Murphy on the 27th
!of May, at the Assizes held in Cran-
i brook, judgment being reserved at the
j trial.
G. H.   Thompson   appeared at the
'. trial for the plaintiff J.  H. Hilton,
j and M. A. Macdonald for the delend-
! ant the Wattsburg Lumber company.
The plaintiff,  Hilton,  is the owner
; of lots 7101  and  7102 near Ooatfell.
Tlie   Wattsburg   Company   had     an
agreement with him to remove    the
I timber ofl  these lots the time limit
j expiring   on   June 30,  1911.   Hilton
owned a house on Lot 7101 and other
buildings were erected by the delend-
: ant. such ns a tdncksmith shop   and
Bleeping bunks,   Hilton claimed that
the defendants had no right to occu-
' py bis house which was used   as   a
r.iok house,  and on  April 27th,   obtained nn injunction to prevent    the
Wattsburg company   from occupying
any ol the various buildings on thiB
lol    Tbo result wus that the defendants  were  compelled   to  give  up l3g-
ciiig operations by reason of thc Injunction.   The plaintiffs also claimed
from iln- defendants about a hundred
duiiniN damages for cortain articles
; which  were  missing  Irom  his   cook-
honac   alleging   that the   defendants
broke open tho |,remises and removed
The   Wattsburg   Lumber Company
countet   claimed  against  Hilton   for
rlnmniroH clnlming thnt by reason   ot
, Hob injunction they   were   compelled
to   vacate   buildings,   only   one   of
which   Uiiii wnnd—and   that oue
. lliey claimed they bad permission to
occupy und were nlso compelled to
withdraw their men nnd give up further logging i,[Mirations on these lots
with tbo result that it waa Impossible to remove tho balance of the
tmilii-i boforo .lum- HOtli when their
rlghl under their agraomont expired.
Ills   Lordship   Ondn In favor ol   the
Wattsburg   I ibor    Company;   dls-
ml880(1   Hilton's   clnlm lor damages
finding thai  tbey hnd a right to occupy nil these premises and also directing n   reference   to the roglstrar
to ascertain the amount ol damages
suffered by tho Company, the Regis
; trnr   not   to   consider, however   the
j fenture thnt  the defendants removed
eertnin mnrhinery trom the lot after
tho    Injunction    wns   obtained.   The
I Plaintiff, Hilton ie to pay thc costs
of both claim and cotinter-clnlm. The
judgment ot Mr. Justice Murphy lollows:
"I am of opinion that the main
action should be dismissed. The
plaintiff agreed with the defendant's
foreman to allow bia house to bo
used as a cook house in consideration
of the defendant purchasing the supplies on hand. I think this arrangement was not brought to an end in
February and 1 accept the evidence of
the foreman that plaintiff did not
make the statement he swears he did
and upon -which he relies to terminate the contract he ahmittedly made.
I find ns a fact that the house had
been broken into nnd was open when
defendant's workmen returned In
March to resume operations. The
articles claimed for were probably
fltolen before thc meu so returned.
In nny event in the view I take of
thc case the defendants cannot be
held liable for their valuo ns no evidence was given showing tbey had
appropriated such articles. I think
the case falls also on the ground
tbat no damage was shown to have
been Buffered by thc plaintiff nnd thnt
the ense—no matter what view of the
evidence Is tnken—Is not one In whloli
nn Injunction could successfully lie
The defendant counter-claimed for
damages nrlsing out of the issunnce
of nn ex parte Injunction obtained
by the plaintiff. 1 hold nn injunction
should never been applied fnr and admittedly as obtained It prevented dc-
fendnnt's from using their own proporty and put an ond to their operations. The plaintiff must pay damages as arise from Its having been
issued, hut I do not think such damages can bo increnBcd by the act of
thc defendants. Under the cirenm-
stnnces I hold it wan reasonable tor
defendants to wait until the bearing
of the motion to dissolve, notico of
which wns given for the Nelson Assizes.
fin tho statement of counsel T hnve
to hold tlmt the plaintiff Is responsible fnr llio unfortunate adjournment of this motion for hearing nt
Cranbrook. I iln not think however
tlio defendants should have removed
tholr machinery.
There will bo n rofcroneo to the
Registrar to uncertain:
First. What quantity nl Umber,
fulling within the timber ngi-iuiient
hold by defendants and available lor
logging could hnvo been logged ofl
tho lot, which defendants Intended to
log, by the defendants between the
dnte when defendants finally abandoned the camp and the tlmo limit.
Warning: to Many
Acting under special instructions
from the Attorney Ceneral's office,
the provincial prosecutar at Vancouver, Mr. W. M. McKay, has just
successfully carried through the court
thoro proceedings under tbe Companies Act of 1910 against thc Steamboat Central Mines, Ltd., (Non-Personal Liability) which serve to demonstrate how far the present much
maligned Companies Act of British
Columbia In renlity goes in tho protection of the trustful investor, and
in the legitimate supervision of promotion literature upon which stock
subscriptions nre solicited. The case
iB the first of the kind to be presented to the courts, the information
having been laid under thnt section
of the act which specifically forbids
the issuance of any prospectus until
it has first been accepted by and tiled
with the Registrar of Joint Stock
Companies. The recent prosecution
may therefore be regarded as largely
in the nature of an object lesson in
nnd a demonstration of the law, tor
the instruction of the public and as
a warning to Compaay promoters
generally that strict compliance with
the law's provisions will henceforth
be insisted upon.
Mr. McKay, under his instructions
from headquarters, did not press for
more than nominal penalties In the
Steamboat company's case and the
defendnnt directors pleaded guilty
through ignorance of the law and escaped with minimum lines. It was
lurther explained by Mr. J. A. Harvey K. O, In their behalf that Charles 8. Wangamott, M. E., the original owner of thfl propeBtlcs
exploited and tbc principal member
ol the company's directorate, had
"skipped thc country;" while Maurice
E. Gilbert, M. E., the managing director, is at. present iu Eastern Canada, The three remaining members of
the board—Frank c. Stevenson, A.
E. Jacks and Alexander Smith, all i f
Vancouvei—urged that thoy hu I unwittingly offended, the prospectus
having lioen prepared and issued by
Wangamott: without their cognizance
The company, it may lie parcnthlii'il-
ly mentioned hnd been recently formed and duly registered with a cnpl-
talizatioa of $1,600,000, in .*! Oti
shares, to acquire by purchaso from
Mr. Wangamott, the Saddlo Heck,
Hadd.o Rock Bo. 3, nnd Kile No. :..
mineral clnlms on Red Hill Steamboat Mountain.
The prospectus issuod, .lllegedly by
Mr. Wnngamott contains numoioUB
statements ostensibly of fact which
have been challenged ns untruthful
Ud calculated to deceive the prospective purchaser of Btoek. This
did not, however, enter into the proceedings just taken, which were confined to the offence of insuing a prospectus not filed with tho roglstrar.
For this, exceedingly heavy peniil-
ties mny lie imposed; while the low
ns It now appears on the provincial
Statute book prescribes as woll that
every director of a compnny is per-
tonnlly liable for the contents of a
prospectus with which his name is
connected, nnd for compensation, it
such is c.lnimed to ull subscribers
for sbaroH In the full account of nny
loss or daiunge suffered by tbem in
consequence of misleading prospectus
For default, in the llling of tho pro-
spoctus with thc Rcgistrnr, the company and every person identified
therewith are liable to penalties of
t'iti per day from the date of the llrst
Issue of the unfiled prospectus, until
its filing with the prescribed provincial official.
I    PHONE 340 P. O. Box tt04
Plumbing,   Tinsmithing
and Heating Co.
W. P. JOHNSON, Prop.
25 yeai s' Practical Experience,
5 years Inspector of Nuisances,
Plumbing and Sewerage Expert
for Swinton, 30,000 population.
—•--        -  a  -  a i ■
Everything in Tin and Iron made to
order. Blower System, Mine Ventilation
Hot air furnace, hot water and
steam boilers
listinies Given
Cor   Bale or Rent at K.aaonabla
Lumsden and Lewis St.
I'hone No. 838.
Funeral Director,
Frank Dezall
Rubber Tirea Applied
To Buggy Wheals
Repairing a Specialty.
Phona  BO      .«•      p. O.   Boi  111
We Deal in Everything From
a Needle to a Locomotive
Joseph H. McLean
All kinds of Second-Hun J Hoods
Furniture a SPECIALTY
Hade's Old Stand, Hanson Ave
I'Iu um 251.
Singer Sewing
Machines do
the Best Work
. j
Ihey last a lifetime and cost
very little more than thrown
ogether, catchpenny, cheap
machines. Sold on small
monthly payments by
Geo. B. Powell
Singer Store
Armstrong Avenue,
Pbone 1(7. Cranbrook, B.O.
i A.  WALLER ;
,',   Slenm  Boiler,   Funiacfl,    , ',
and Septic Tank work
a specialty
(Just und stock estimates
furnished on application.
I I     Addr..* -. P. O. box 24ft,  Liaiiuruok
At our establishment
is donoi'lglitaiid prices
suit all pockets.
Every Frame made is
O. K, Barber Shop, Armstrong Ave
Mos Bit'      -      -      'Phone 277
Fort Steele
Century Restaurant
K. V. tlyomntau, Prop.
_. /
Opposite C. P. R. Depot.
PHONE UD. p. O, BOX 104.
ii   W.   CLINE  ii
Or tlir Mill  Mrttiltnlm Mnilmr
Hli.i-.irun now li« found lit Din
First tllnss Work In
all   braiu'lie* of the
The underwear
without a fault
Just the
style, size
or weight
you    1 i k e
Underwearund Hosiery
for any season or climate,
lor man, woman or child,
at the right price.
And it won't  shrink!
Purchase by
the trademark:
It's on eveiy
Until- garment in red
Try No. 95-
medium weight
(Form P.)
• Certificate  of   [mprovcmontB,
Gibraltar Fraction Mineral (Hai
situato in tha Furt Steele Mining I
Division of Houth East Kootenay j
District,. loomed at the ttkookum-j
chuck River.
TAKK NOTICB that we, Jacob
Nelson, F. M. ('. 37,20(1 B., Nils John-1
•on, F. M. 0. 0170 H., Robert McNair
F. M. C. G170 H., Intend, sixty days;
from   date   hereof,   to
T, Peter Wooils, of Cherry Creek,
rancher, give notico that ou tho 24th
day of July, 1911, at eleven o'clock
in the forenoon, r intend to apply to
the Water Commissioner at his othcu
in Cratrbrook, for a license to take
and use four (4) cubic feet of water
per second from Cherry Creek, in the
Cranbrook Water district. The water
Is to be taken from the stream about
two hundred yards north of the north
west corner of the north east quarter
of Lot 339, Group 1, Kootenay district, and is to be used on the north
.,   .      ..       .     , "''I'1? *° lhQ. half of the north east quarter of said
Mining Recorder for a Certificate   of'
Improvements, for the pui pose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above
And further take notice that action
under section 37, must be commenced
befo.ro the issuance of such Certificate
uf Improvements,
Dated this 29th day of May, A. D.
22-9t •
Lot 339, for
irrigation purposes.
Cherry Creek.
swear to his qualifications.   But first
of all register yourself.
■ • • •
It is ngaiUBi the law of the province for boys under 10 to carry flre
anna unless accompanied by parents
or guardians. The practice is altogether too common here and exposes
many lives to danger.
• • t •
The question of judiciously advertising a town or city is apparent,
Bpokane is spending thousands of
dollars in advertising its resources;
Nelson is doing the hi. inn. Own ir ok
is the central point ia East Kootenuy.   Let ns all boost for Cranbrook.
■ • • •
These must be trying days for Lnurler. One class of people pulling bin
coat, tails, and another hanging on
to his vest, while Ibe balance of tbe
people are shaking their fists and
predicting dire calamities, Seems to
un that Laurier would be happy if he
came out west aud went lishing.
• # * •
Am a farming district there are few
parts of ilritish Columbia tbat offer
better returns for labor and cash expended, than that part of Southeast
Kootenay (hat wlll be served by the
Construction of tbo Kootenay Central
railway, especially land that is tributary to the growing eity of Cranhrook.
• • • •
British Columbia has tho reputation of being a groat forest country,
[ perhaps the best wooded country iu
the world, Large areas of the finest
marketable timber has boon secured
by American capital, and some of
the largest sawmill plants In the
world hnve been installed In this
If Peter Piper picked a pile of pir-
plo's pockets, then Where's the pile of
people whose pockets Peter Piper
picked? You'll tind 'cm mostly in
the Liberal party, for only as tbey
stand staunchly by thc principles of
liberalism can be preserved that sacred grafting ln virtue of which Peter
Piper is provided with pockets   from
which to pick his pile,
* * * *
The difference between a real thing and an imitation of it is illustrated by the difference between
"Budweiser" Beer and beers that seek to resemble
The nearest to the original that imitators ever came was in
the counterfeiting of our label. But they have never produced a beer that in any way equals "Budweiser," nor can
they ever.
BudweUe r u bottled only (with eorka
or crown capa) nt the
Anheuser-Busch Brewery
St. Loui., Mo.
C. Bownes
t>: ia\\
Barrister, Solictor, and
Notary Hublii;
Olllce- Uuiii Buildings,
(Form F.|
Certtiicate  of   [mprovernentB.
Qo,ilen      Key      Minor,,!      Oialm
altuatu   ln   the   Fort Steele Mining |
Division    of    South   Kant Kootenay
DiBtrict,,   located   at the   Bkookum-
chuck Uiver.
TAKE NOTICE that we, Jacob
Nelson, F. M. 0. 37,20118., Nils Johnson, F. M. C. 0170 U., Hobert McNair
F. M. C. 6170 B., Intond, sixty days
Irom date hereol, to apply to the
Mining Recorder for a Certificate of
Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown grant of the nbove
And further take notice that action
under section 37, muat be commenced
belore thc issunnce ot such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this ii'.itl, dny of May, A. D.
22-ilt •
P.L.S, & CE.
Barrister,  Solicitor, etc.,
B. C.
(Form F.)
Certificate   of   Improvements,
Evening Star Mineral Claim,
situate in the Fort Stoele Miniug
Division ol South East Kootenny
District,, located at the Skookum-
ohuck River. „,, , ,     ,    ,
TAKK    NOTICE    that   we,  Jacob     ™e   >'olit,C11'    ]"mes   aro   Betting
Nelson, F..M. 0. 87,2011 B„ Nils John-j rcttd>' t0 'mt on Uwfc war paint,
son. F. M. C. 01711 II., Hobert McNair
F. M. 0. (1170 II., iutend, sixty days
Barristers and Solicitors,
F. M. Christian, Manaukk
Published Kvury Sulurduy
Subscription Rutu    -    $2.00 per yea
AdvQVttatng Hales upon application
Mining Recorder for a Certificate ol
Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grunt of the above
claim. I
And further take notice that action
under section 37. muat he commenced, _*?*_™
before the iHHiiaucc of such i.Yr U ilea tint Improvement*).
Dated thia 29th dny of May, A. D.
22-9t •
This Ib one of the years when the
politician wakes up and makes himself busy making new acqnalntences
uud tdmkiiii- lunula with thc old ones.
It is not tho amount of water   in
the kettle, but tho lire under it that
boiling—It   is   enthusiasm |committee of representative*
and  advertising  back  of  your busi' '
ness that keeps it humming.
(Form F.)
Certificate   of   Improvements.
War Eagle Mineral Claim,
situato hi the Fort Stuele Mining
Division of South East Kootenay
District „ located ut the Bkookum-
chuck River.
TAKE NOTIOB that we, Jacob
"Nelson, F. M. 0, 87,200 It.. Nils Johnson, F. M. C. 6170 B., Robert McNair
F. M. C. 6170 B., Intend, Misty days
Politics will soon be tbe whole subject of conversation, and the men
who for years have been too tired to
labor will anon be working their jaws
• * * *
A look around Oranbrook stores at
the present time would convince the
most skeptical thnt citizens do not
have to look past their own shopping
places for the best there ia.
• • • *
The lumber business in the Cranbrook district is as atroug aB ever,
nnd has today even a better outlook
than at. any tim? since mills were
flrst built in the district.
• * * *
Craubrouk bas been busy this Hummer improving the business streees,
and its rosldents are now awakening
Indicative of tho widespread pro-
minence and highly beneficial publicity tbat British Columbia is at pre*
sent obtaining in the Old land a
check of articles published during
March last in English newspapers is
illuminative, the list of papers in*
eluding one hundred and thirty-three
leading publications and two hundred
and fifty-eight separate articles with
reference to this province,
* * * •
interests of Cranbrook and Southeast
Kootenay, the country from which
Cranbrook derives Its support. Vbla
la comparatively a" new country poa-
eBstng great natural resources, In
mining, lumbering and agriculture.
In the upbuilding ol this district it is
essential that all who have interests
here should, so far as possible, in
every way assist every enterprise
which makes fnr the development of
the various interests, which yields
returns nnd from which greater returns are anticipated    in   the    near
a a a a
Cranbrook district seems to be an
attraction to those who are looking
for landB in British Columbia. The
wonderful resources and possibilities
of the Kootenay valley have appealed to many, and the influx of settlers have been larger this year, and
wlll be still larger in 1911-12.
Canada is urging her farmers to
grow apples. Beats thc building of
a navy to death. If In doubt, try
your teoth on apples and then on
shells or bullets. One is rich revenue.
The otber is dead loss.
a * * *
Come to Cranbrook the metropolis
of Southeast Kootenay and we'll
show you a model town—one that
will make any otber town of its size
look like 30 cents in Chinese money.
We'll show you our schools, our prosperous fraternal societies, our solid
business concerns. We'll call your attention to the appearance of the people, their dress, intelligence, health
nnd smiles of prosperous and happy
Uvea. We'll show you mnny successful business men, too.
* • • •
Attorney General Hughes, nf the
Australian Commonwealth describes
Sir Wilfrid Laurtor's foreign treaty
proposals as entirely oppoaed to tbe
Imperial idea and a direct negative
of thnt principle. The "Sydney
Morning Herald" says: "We arc with
Sir Joseph Ward in hia astonishment
at. Sir Wilfrid's fear tbat n standing
f overseas Dominions would involve Imperial Interference. Wc maintain that
tbo same autonomy would exist as
now with the added power of co-operation with Great Britain. Under
present conditions there iB no connecting link between meetings of tho
conference, and no authority to
thresh out details."
* * * a
from   dato   heroof,   to   npply to the,to the Importance of getting the re-
Mlnlng Recorder for a "Certificate   of sidentlnl street In good condition.
Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining n Crown Giant of thc above
And further tnke notice that action
under section 37, muat be commenced
before tlie IflBtianco oi audi Certificate
ol Improvements.
Dated this 29th day of May, A. D.
32-9t •
British Columbia is thc province
above nil others In the Dominion
which ia attracting the attention of
prospective emigrants from the old
country, as well na investors.
* * * *
Don't forget your newly discovered
friend and neighbor. See to It that
ho is not deprived  of his right   to
To prevent unnecessary destruction
of timber on lands In thc railway
belt in British Columbia the terms
of the annual license to cut timber
on those lands issued by the Dominion government have been amend id
by thc addition of tbe following
clause: (f) that the licensee shall
provent all unnecessary destruction of
growing timber on tbe part of his
men, and exercise strict and constant
supervision to prevent the origin and
spread of fires, and shall also comply
during the terms of the llcenae, nnd
of any renewal thereof, with all regulations made 111 that respect by* the
governor-tn-council and with all laws
and regulations In that respect In
forco In the province or territory in
which the berth ia aituate."
* * * *
One feature of the constantly
growing work of British Columbia's
agent-general in London which has
not apparently up to date been ap
ia that of securing recognition by
tbe British press of British Columbia
news, and news of the opportunities
in potential and industrial conditions prevailing in this provinco.
How much Mr. Turner Is in reality
doing towards Becuring such valuable publicity for tho province he so
ably represents at thc metropolis Is
Indicated in the almost constant appearance of late in English and Scottish journals of highly laudatory inferences to the fruit growing and
poultry farming hero, the development of agriculture generally, the
fisheries of British Columbia, its
tourist attractions, its wealth ol
timber, mining development, etc.
• • « •
Sir Wilfrid Laurier ia to sail homeward from London on the 2nd instant and Premier McBride, of British
Columbia on the 20th proximo. The
general impression prevails i;i the
best informed political circles that
in the event of the United States
Senate adopting tho reciprocity agreement—which there is small doubt
they will do—Sir Wilfrid will apply
for an immediate dissolution of the
House, and go to the country in late
August or early September. Should
the Senate by any chance reject the
treaty the Dominion session would
proceed to an early termination,
possibly in a defeat of the Laurier
ministry, on the floor of tho parliament, In the event of an election
being brought on shortly, it is ox-
pected that Hon. Mr. McBride will
tour Canada to deliver a number of
speeches in the Conservative interest
and against reciprocity.
'*>§■•*>    Crunbrook  Lodge No 34    A..F.& A.M.
I Hold Meeting
Importer of Foreign anil Domestic
Try Die " Dour Kllbaigle" Scotch
Mclcher's Keel Cross (Jin.
Smulce Davlil Baium, VV, 13. Irving, Phwaoli
and KirLy Cigars
Peter Dawson's Scotch Whiskey.
A Pull line uf bar glasses always on Iniml
Baker Si. Cranhrook, B.
K, ^ulitl meetings oil
the   third   Tliuraday
,,: overs mouth
Vi-iiiiiK brethren
R.  W.   CONNOLLY,  Secretaiy
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qote.   You can do   it if   you  can predated to the lull extent deserved,
We learn that the Liberals of Crnnhrook riding will hold a meeting In
the Auditorium on July llth.
As another evidence of an early election this (all this meeting Is significant. Among tho speakers will be
Dr. Clnrk of Meet Deer and Hon. Willinm Templeman of Victorin. The climax ot this meeting will be when
the Hon. "William" will enlighten
the Cranhrook doctorate on the great
question which is agitating the Dominion [rom the Atlantic to the I'acilic. No doubt Mr. Templeman will
endeavor to show how reciprocity
will benefit Southeast Kootenay, nlso
when the new post oflice at Cranbrook will he erected, that in order
to secure this Cranbrook must send
a Liberal to Ottawa. He will also
lie prepared to say whether "He. '
the Hon. William Templeman. or Mr.
A. Mncdonald are to he the candidates lor Kootenay,
It will be a great occasion,   und
tho light, thrown upon the semen in
regard to the reciprocity pact will be I
eagerly   listened to by an expectant
community which at the present time ;
is bitterly opposed to such an nwree- i
It is needless to say that. ttie. oriental quostlon, a white British Ool- j
umbia,   better   terms   for tbis   pro- '■
vince and the other matters of vast
importance to this province will not
receive ns much attention as tbo   reciprocity pact. Mr. Templcnmn's ammunition will ho chiefly expended   In ,
telling the electorate when tiie pnst
olllco and Industrial school will     tie i
built, und how kind nnd considerate ;
thc Liberal government, lins boon, not
In the erection of these buildings, iiiit
ul  furnishing these  two local  isauos
as   political   birches  to  tbo  electorate.
He certainly will bave n great, opportunity to enlighten thc oloctorato
of Cranhrook on those two great issues of the day,
312 acres, 25 of which
are under cultivation -
8 miles from Cranbrook
Post Office.
$7.00 per acre
Beale & Elwell
Cranbrook, B. C.
Central  Meat
A. JOLIFFE,   Proprietor
Dealer in   Fresh   and   Cured
All kinds of Game and   Fish
in season
For Sale
Four (iooil .Vlilk Cows
Twenty Young I'iys
Fresh killed Beef and Fork
Central   Meat    Market
Norbury Avenue
Meets in Carmen's H»,ll 2nd nnd 4tb
Thursday of eetcb month at I p.m.
A,   McOqWaO, Obt«f   Rnnijer.
0. A. Abbott, Scoretary,
Waiting Brethren made welcome.
F-   O.   E.
Mo**-1 every Friday nt h p.m
Visiting   Brotliorn  Cordially   Invltod
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Viaiting   brethren cordially   invited    to attend.
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Million*; of Christians Unwittingly;
Profane the Creator in Misrepre-j
senting What Mis Holy Name!
Denver. June 18.—Pastor Russell j
five two public addresses here to-day,
oue of which we report Many of Ueu
ver's prominent religious people wen
cons-.■: :uous iu the turgu audience
Profound Impress! m were uikdoubted
ly made, Speaktug from the text,
"Holy, holy, holy Lord Uud Almighty,
the whole earth thai) ho tilled with
Thy glory" (Revelation tv, o), the
speaker naid
8hakespeara tells of souie "damned
by faint praise I" We grasp till itate'
meut as Implying that a taint prairie
ia more injurious Uiuu silence. Uul
as we look to ourselves and the re
mainder ol the reputed lour hundred
millions of Christendom and then
HUited tribute of prai« to the Al
mighty Creator we are i-ned tu admit
that with many He is given "lain!
praiw." while tne vest majority pool-
tively blaspheme the Holy Name by
most atrocious wlsrefiresentatlons ul
the Divine ouaraeter, wh.e i ihey o.alm
tu be His own revelation of u demonla
cal plot lor the eternal torture iu oue
way or another, of tiie thousands ol
millions brought into existence by Hn
power and without tueir own consent.
There nmy b- said to he three different theories prevalent :ti Cnristeii*
dum on the subject, They atl hnve
lealuus, earnest, honest advocates.
Each contradicts the others. Each
chums to love Qod and to *)>ert to serve
and honor Him. Evidently, two at
least of the tiiree are wrong, lt is our
conviction that all three are in error
We believe that all three oi them huve
fragments oi the truth around which
have crystallized dis tu rung, slanderous, blasphumous errors. 'Ine uphold
ers ol these theories ar-.* su blinded and
bewilder.d that they fuil to discern
that their praise and worship toward
the Creator are defiled and converted
Into slanders and calumnies and bias-
fihemies   by   their   iiK'nisuiions   uf
All tiiree of these views d clare that
the Almighty, with full power to hav.*
done otherwise, so created humanity
that a child once born Into tlie world
can never die—he must live some-
where unceasingly—either in pain ur
iu pleasure. By what authority any
make these declarnti >us we have i.ever
Surely it is a gross slander upon a
God oi infinite Ju-t;ee, Wisdom, Love
and Power to claim thut He ever entrusted to poor, (alien, human parents the power to hring into existence
siii-bl:ghted and sin-disposed human
creatures such as we aee our race to
be, and then made the happiness ol
their eternity dependent upon a super
human resistance of tiie evils of their
environment and of their depraved
constitutions! This blasphemy ugitinst
the Holy Name i* common tu nearly
every cieed of Christendom.
Our Catholic friends tell us that by
Divine arrangement terrible purgatorial experiences await practieully
every member ol our race, in the hope
that, if rightly exercised thereby, after
centuries of torture, un eternity of
bliss will be gained. Is not this also
a blasphemy uguiust the Holy Name-
W'ho tun deny itf Who would not
shudder to huve such an awful crime
of evil design charged against himself
or against his earthly parents? Who
thut is begotten of the Holy {Spirit is
not pained even to think of such a
oharge being made against hia Heavenly Father, "tiie God of ull grace"?
Surely Btich u theory ii blasphemous,
Hut wn have grown sn accustomed
to this blasphemy that it fails to prick
the majority to the heart us It Bhould.
With ull of our development of human
sympathy uud cure Ior the sick and
even (or our wounded enemies on the
battlefield, und with our precuutions
of modern times uguist criminal negligence which might lead to Uie destruction of human life by conflagration—with all of our fire apparatus
arid benevolent laws fur the prutee-
tiuti of the very humblest nf our race,
we have uulinly uud without protest
charged against our great Creator, and
indursed it as our belief, either publicly or tacitly, that He would look
upon u holacatist of millions with uo
fire brigade fur their reKef. I* not
tliis blasphemy uf the Holy NumeP
la il uny wonder thut in early life
our childish heurts were filled with
fear rather than with love toward our
Creator and toward His Revelation,
the Bible? la it any wonder that it
required all kinds of fighting with
our coin mon sense to believe, us we
were taught we should, that God lovingly predestinated that ull the families of earth should suffer eternally
extept a saintly handful—because He
wus pleased to have it su! because He
fureurdunitd tiiat it must be so! he-
cause He made a great place called
hell before He made ttie earth, and
made it Urge enough to hold the entire human family' because He created rlre-proof demons iu Inflict tor
ture upun the poor unfortunates who
were burn in sin, shapen in Iniquity,
ln sin conceived by their mothers, and
many of them left without an opportunity of hearing of the "only name
whereby tbey must be saved" — and
that He wisely and with devilish intention laid up fuel enough to last to
all eternity tor tne torture ui His
helpless creatures!
And are not, such evil th..lights and
presentations respecting uur great
Creator blasphemy? li nut, pray tei;
me what would be blasphemy? Moat
assuredly 1 cun think of nothing that
could possibly enter the human m ni
or pass tne human lips mure blu.--
phemous than tins doctrine. And yet
those who bow down before this cr-ed
number some nl tbe ablest and most
intelligent, most enlightened and most
benevolent of our depraved, fallen
ff«ce. How i-, thii? How comes it tha'
we baVe been so blinded us respect*
«<u own conduct uud misbelieft The
Berlpturcs answer that Hatan has de
ceived us; lift ha* mil light for darkness nnd darkness for light.
A considerable portion of thinking
aril Christian people will Join with u«
In "fiying, Ah! surelv Brother Calvin
grevlously erred and grlev uusly mis.
represented ibe Ood of Love when he
taught the doctrine of tho predestination of the wicked to eternal torture1
Ait suy these Christian friends, our
hearts rebel ngnlnst thut theory ol
Divine predestination. We eluim tliul
th'i Almighty Is Love ttnelf that He !*
sympathetic with His creatures and Is
lining every effort to avert the great
Oaittitiity of eternal torture,
Ah ! my friends, is not this still an
oilier form of blasphemyt If some of
un blasphemed the Holy Name In re
presenting our Heavonty Father as
u.erc less, loveless, huve we not In sn-
nUm? wnv htnanhemed ilml initin Hoiv
Name in declaring that He lacks tht
power and the wisdom to do the good
which His loving heart would prompt?
Do wo worship a stupid and impotent
1»>U, one who blundered in the creation ot our race, and who, for sit
thousand yenrs, has been striving to
rectify that error and ull the wlidi*
has beeu allowing thousands of mil
ItOOl of Hia creutures whom He love*,
to go down to an eternity of torture'
Alas! it would b.* nearly as easy to
worship an all-powerful and loveless
God a» to worship an all-loving but
unwt e utid Impotent God who foolishly, sinfully, brought thousands of millions ot intelligent beings Into etist
eucc only to cause them to suffer an
eternity uf ugmy through His incompetence.
Thank God! dear friend*, tor the
gluriuus duy m which we are living,
with its electric l.ght aud other evidences that we are in the dawning uf
u New Age. Thank God! that iu this
day the electric lump uf truth is showing up the mistake of these bias
phe mo US errurs which huve au defiled
all the precious truths uf God's Book
fur years, for ceuturiea. Thutik God
lhat our Bible It becoming a new
Book tu those whose eyes ut under
staodillg are opening tu the Length-
and breading and Heights und depth*
ut the love of Uud which it   leclures
Now we are seeing lhat ' the wages
ut Mit i.* death"—uot eternal torment
.iur l'urgutury. Now wt are seeing
that Jesus met tins deuth penalty &«
■.ue Redeemer of our ruce (rum the
power of tne tomb. Now we are see-
nig taut t.ie SU.VUtlon thai God tia-
proini-.ed wiil be brought to us ut the
second coming of Jesus uud the establishment of his mediatorial king
duin for tiie blessing of all the lum;
Ilea uf the eurlh ! Now we are seeing
tiiat the salvat'.uii provided is a resur
rection of the d.-aJ — out merely an
awakening from toe tomb, but a com
plete uplift out ol sin and degradation
to the full perfection of human nature in me eurtnly likeness of the
Now we are seeing that tha great
blessing hue been set apart by the Almighty as tbe worn of tne great S>ub-
batn Day uf a thousand years, iu
which "tne last enemy to be destroy*
ed is death." Now we ore seeing thai
thd whole eartn is tu be reclaimed
from tue curse and maue to blossom
; b,* Eden—tnat the piace of Jehovah's
leet, alis footstool, will be made glorious and m every way bappytying la
all ttie willing ana obedient, whom the
greui Mess.a.i siia.i recover fully trom
ain ami ileum. Now we are se<r.!ig
that the inte.ligeiit r-jeetu-'s uf Divine
Grace will not ne tormented 'jui, us :.
l-i written, "All tne wicked *... G.J
Now we aee that the free grace and
glorious opportunity tu human restitution will be uah-.-red in w.ui the Kingdom, bul that preeedtitg thut gluriuus
hpuch Uud is niuking a selection of a
saintly class to be tne Bride ot Chris:
--"tiie Lamb's Wife." This explain?
why the durknes.* has been su long
p minted — becau.-e God wuuld teal t:,e
elect" by obliging tbem lo walk by
[altn und no! by sight--He would test
; them by obllg.ng trieni tu endure hardness us gooo suldiers--He would test
them by requiring that they -mall suiter fur righteousness' sake und thus
manifest tneir love of righteousness to
a t'-liialkubie degree. Now we see
thul the fuithful of these are to ex-
■ per ience u cliunge from eurthly tu
' neuvenly conditions, in the First Kes
urrectlon, and thut tbis change lias its
beginning in the Divine begetting of
the Holy Sp.r.t. Now we see tbat
these, with tue Redeemer, will eonsti-
lute thc Kingdom class which, invisible to men, will bind Satan for a
thousand year.-- uud supplant his reign
ot darkness and sin by a reigu of light
und righteousness, helpful and uplifting to mankind.
We come now to our text: It declares that the time is coming when
the whole earth shall be lull of God's
glory. Ah! glorious Day! Then the
shadows of igu-truuee, superstitution,
misunderstanding and misrepresentation iu respect to the Divine character
will ull tlee before the light of tho
knowledge ol the gl^ry of God—the
upprceiul.on uf the Divine Plan for human salvation' Could this Scripture
ever be fulfilled, could thu Divine
character ever be appreciated by in-
telligeut, honest, just and loving
hearts, if in any corner of the Universe there were such orgies and tortures of His creatures as the creeds
of the Darker Ages have set forth?
Surely not! On the contrary, in this
glorious Duy will be fulfilled the
Scriptural prediction: "All in heaven
and in earth and uuder ttie earth
(everywhere) heard I saying, praise,
glory, honor, dominion and might ba
unto Him thut sltteth upon the throne,
and unto the Lamb forever!"
As we emerge from the darkness
and praise the Lord in thought and
word aud act, we thus "show lorth
the praises ot Him who has called us
uut of darkness into His marvelous
The Apostle Puul (Roman? viii, 21)
ieclurea that the groaning creation
thull be delivered from its bondage to corruption into Uie liberty ot
the Sons of God. The meaning of this
Is clear. The corruption came upon
til thr ugh Adam, the deliverance
Irom that corruption is to cume to ull
longer must Hunk ot the Church alone
as the subject of salvation and the
world as a whole the subject of condemnation and eternal torture! How
just. Imw reasonable, how loving are
i tho Divine arrangements I To see.
these things draw out hearts neur to
the Lord in appreciative love, and we
should worship with the greater devotion One whom we thus see worthy of
praise and adoration.
We are not, however, to expect the
world to be uble lo realize these
things; it is not >-\e Divine intention
that thev should grasp the Plan, us
the Must'er suid to the fuithful discipl ■
of old and still says to us—"To you
it is given lo know the mystery ot
th* Kingdom ot God, hut to outsiders
all these things ure spoken in purubles
an- dark saying,, tbat hearing they
might hear and not understand, they
will both hear and understand in due
time, bul now is the lime for the culling out of . ie elect, the perfecting ol
I   ih' saints," etc.
1 »-• us whose ears and eyes have
! Wen blessed of the Lord respond with
! ail gratitude and humility, nut un-rely
I withoutward praises of our lips, bul
| also w.th uur hearts let us confess
j His loving kindness and lender mercy.
' and let this appreciation more and
! mure handily uur hearts and separate
; us from the world, us ann*. .ts seltlsn
i ness. and let us tight a g.--l light
against sin, especially in our own
'mortal bodies, because even though
the Imperfections of the ftosdi be not
counted tiguinst thii  New Cteiitloii. begotten uf the Spint, nevertheless the
I (act that we possess the Spirit of the
Lord should lead us more und more to
desire thai perfection whu'h is 01 OS I
pleasing and acceptable to Him. and
to strive, therefore, to the extent ut
. uur ability, not trusting to the st tain-
man of thut perfection, but relying
upon the ment of that greul atonement sacrifice
All glory  In Jesus be given,
Thul life und salvation are free.
: And ull may be washed and torgiven.
Yes, Jesus bus saved even me.
From tbe darkness nf sin and despair,
Gut into the light of His love.
He has brought me and made me au
T„> kingdoms und mansions above.
Silver   Hall-Markr
By examining the hall-mark on
anv ailver article made in Britain,
the name of the city where it wus
manufactured can  be  sj-certa-iied.
At the present time the following
citiea have hulls at which silver
plate is ft'snyed and marked London, Birmingham. Chester. Dublin,
Edinburgh.   Glasgow,   and   Sheffield.
London *» reprT?*.ented by a leopard * head within u *hie]d, and has
been in u$e with slight VHriutions
since 1300 The mark ot Birmingham
is an anchor; of Chester, three
wheatsheave? and a da^ti-r; Dublin,
ia represented by the fiirure of Hi-
berma, and bldinhuifh by a castle;
Glasgow, a tree. ti-h. and bell, while
the mark of Sheffield  is a crown.
A date-mark U also given by means
of a letter, which is changed every
year. These letters sometimes run
thmuzh the whole alphabet, omitting
J, and thus cover a period of twenty-
five year*. London, however, uses
only twenty letters, J. V, W, X, V. Z
j being omitted, To distinguish the
different periods the ftrm of the letter is varied in each cycle of twenty
yeara, and the thape of thi shield
' in which the letter is enclosed is
also  varied   ut each   period.
Chiet Clerk of the Department of Justice Sinct 1879 Hai Retired From
Public Service and Will Make His
Homi o.i the Pacific Slope — Has
Been Ont ot the Most Valuable of
tha Government StuH.
Augustus Power, K C. one of the
must prominent civil servants nf tlie
capital   who   ha*   been  chief  clerk   ot
the . epartment of Justicv sinca 1878,
has tf tired from ibe Dominion pubic
service and in future will reside on
ti'.e t'acitie coasl lie i> the second
to eo, Dr. Rutherford, ohiel veterinary
burgeon, having annouiwod his retirement some weeks ago,
Mr Power was bom in Quebec iu
l*i7   and   is  a  -on  of  the  lute   Hun.
Justice Power and Suzunne Al'bert de
Gaspe. He wuh educated at St Mary's
Cullege and McG 11 University and
was a brilliant student. He subsequently studied law and was called
to tiu Quebec Bar in 1-*G9 uud practiced with murk--,! succ-3s for some
time in Montreal. In lcJ74 he entered
the Dominion Department of Justice
and was employed for a considerable
time on the revision of the Dominion
statutes und in 1887 he was appointed
a commisaoner fnr the rfvision of the
federal statutes. As chief clerk of the
Justice Department since 1879 he has
handled many of the most important criminal cases that have come
from the higher courts of the Dominion
and his reputation as a lawyer und a
man of exceediny'y keen intellect ia
very high. He has ma:iy warm friends
in the capital aud bis departure from
Ottawa wlll b-' ivgrettpd by a lurge
circle of friends and his retirement
will be a distinct loss to the Justice
Department of Canada.
Harry Lauder u  Miner.
! Mr. Hurry Lauder bus recently pub-
' Hshed a letter on behalf of the pit
[ ponies, and thereby serves to recurd
I his humble origin and Lard up-bring-
I ing. For years he worked us u miner.
j and afterwards eked nut a precarious
■ livelihood  by appearing at small lo*
c '  concerts, sing-songs, and the like
[ in his native Scotland.   His first five-
sh'lling night was. he haa confessed.
a big event, and it  was years again
after this before bis talents attracted
the notice of a lurger public—first in
Liverpool and eventually in London.
He made his first  appearance there
I aobut ten years ago us an "extra turn"
I at Gatti's, in the Westminster Bridge
i road.   Between now and then, with a
! rapidity hardly equalled, Lauder has
j made himself a name to conjure with
[ in the music-hall world.   With two or
' three  performances  every   night,  not
■ to speak of ruyulties on his enormous-
j ly popular songs, he now makes an
j income which a prosperous barrister
j might envy; but, "so far as I am con-
! cemed," he once declared, "I find that
| money makes no difference whatever,
; save that when I want a thing I can
I walk into a shop and get it. It's a
; pleasant difference, 1 grant you; but
; 'a man's a mun for a' that'."
A Brilliant Woman.
The David Sym > Research Pr.ie for
1911 has been awarded by the University of Melbourne to Dr. Geurgina
Sweet for her researches on Parasites
of Australian Stock and Native K;iu iu.
l.»is is the tirst time the honor has
been conferred on a woman. Dr.
Sweet is a graduate of the Melbourne
University. She graduated as Master of Science in 1898. In 1904 Dr.
Sweet presented a thesis on the Marsupial Mole of Central Australia, for
which work she gained the degree ot
Doctor of Science, beiug the flrst woman in Australia to obtain the degree. Dr. Sweet was in 1908 a Government Research Scholar at the University, investigating the subject for which
the Syrne prize has been now awarded.
In 1909 she was appointed acting lecturer and demonstrator in biology and
lecturer and demonstrator in biology
and lecturer in Parasitology at the
Veterinary School of the University,
and is now a full-time lecturer and
demonstator in the university and a
member of the Faculty of Science.
Vancouver Man Forecasted tha Wealth
ef tha Canadian Yukon.
Beldef has been general that th*» discovery of gold In the Yukon diatrict
j of Canada wis the result of an acei-
I dent, as  in  the case in  most  great
:  finds in mineral.
The  story  of  John   MoDrnwa'l,   of
I Vancouver, show* that the finding of
eold at Dnwson wa* the outcome cf
observation, following a workine out
of gold locution thenrie* In the Cariboo district of ItritUh Columhln
Circumstances deemed important at
the time prevented him from niakinu
the t$ip into the Yukon Had he cur
fled out his oriitinut intention hi
might md only have mude the -JI*
Co very, hut much money besides Mr
McDoucull lias resided on the Pacific
const thirty yean, nml !• a successful contractor in Vancouver
The early DO's on the Pacific cnnM
were verv dull. In the Inter monthi
nf mo-* MeHoni'i.ll. finding that little
was   doing,   decided   tn   venture   Into
the northern   territory,   from which
tftlei ot Bold  tind- came from  tinn* t-i
i  time     On  the  boat   were   thm   Hart
•  and J,dm Quise, with whom lit- form
ed n  partnership,
On the same boat wm William 8,
Lansing, u prospector from Nf ont anu
1 who had gone north In i**Ti and huj
struck gold Up the Stewart River
Lansing told him of the workinv ot
French Canadians    at   the   howd   *'
Sixty   Mile and  at  the 1 t of  Forty
Mile,   these   two    creek'   coming    al
most together nt their -ouroes.
When he wn* told by Lansing thai
the working*) on the Stewart wer,i
two hundred miles In a sotith»easter<
lv direction from the bend of thl
Forty Mile, he became interested M
once. Remembering hi* nther obser*
, vation in Cariboo, that the best
ground lay ju-t north of the highest
elevation, he inquired if there was
any height of I und on ttie line between these two points. Lansing replied there wns n place known
throughout the country n* the "Mon*-n
Pasture." located approximately hall
MoDougall     wa«    more    interested
thau ever.    He gd Lansing to draw
on the billiard table in th* Occident,
al   Hotel  nt .luneau a roinrh  man of
', the Yukon River, with it- tributnrfe*,
the Stewart, the Forty Mile, Hnd the
Sixty Mile.    This showed Ihe Moosi
i Pasture    close    to    what    was    then
I known as Reindeer Creek, and almost
; on the Yukon River.
"When we go in." MeTVunrall satd
} to   his   partners,   "we   will   prospect
j there," drawing a  f>*micirele on the
j north  side of the  Moose Pasture.  It
| is a  remarkable fact that this semi-
i circle    included    the    b*«t     paying
grn -nd of the Inte Yukon discoveries,,
!     The  trip nv»r the  mountains  nnd
down  the  Yukon   Riv*r whs  tedious
fn tho*" days, and because of the de-
lay    McDnueall   concluded   that   h«
wou'd have to trive It up, as be had
contracts to look   after   in   August,
and  he could  not  get out again bs
that  tim*?.    So  he  sotd   his  interest
to his two partners. Hart and Guise,
and left the map with th*m. extracting  the   promise   that   thev    would
pro^neot  the  ground   marked.
Hart and 0"ise made th* trip down
the Yukon. They passed Moo«« Pasture and went on to For*v Mile to
replenish their supD.ies, Here Guise
was offered work nt (rood wnnAs and
accented the certainty. Hurt got
another partner named Hnnson. I
Hart and Ha'i*-nn persisted till they
got gold at Forty Mile. Then the
rush began.
McDnueall visited Dawson tn 1000
It would he difficult to analyze the
feelings of a man who practically
picked th* ground for projecting
where s-uch rich gravel was found.
■ dellve
lellvered from such bondage, tuw-
ever   they   may   use   Hip  deliverance
and  the privileges of  liberty    Those
who u«e them rightly will come Into
harmony with the Redeemer und with
the  Heavenly   Kingdom  and  will  be
blessed   eventually   with   the  eternal
1 le.    Those whn reject these lib. rtie-
nfter they come to understand lolly.
md   eoinpr.-h.-nd   their   lengths   un I
ireudths,   will   thus   be   choosing   for
hemselves the Second Death
Tin- liberty nl the Sons of Ood, their
freedom   trom   corruption,   deuth.   i-
ierc di-'.i utlv shown.  The angels ar
tot subject lo, not bound by. such cor
upturn, such dying conditions. 'Ihey
is suns ol God   are free from corrup
tlon   from death    Adam In bis orlg-
uu, perieetiuu was a sun of God, as
he Scriptures declare il.uke in, an.
.ui he lost hli sonship tor himsell and
. ir   all   of   his   race   uml   received   in
itead degradation and bondage to cor
luptlon. The hope for Adam and lor
.lis race, then, In ( hrisl, is deliverance Ir. in the power ol sin and death
mto the liberty -.roper lo them a-
*ons ol God. The ent.re reign ol
Christ on the earth, as tin* Scriptures
show ua. will be devoted lo this work
of setting tree the human family trom
the viirtous bondages ol ignorance,
superstition, weakness, heredity and
bringing buck all who w.ll by rest'tu
tion processes lo the original Image
uud likeness of Ond, nnd making them
again human sons ol God like unio
Father Adam bed re he sinned, plus a
large and valuable experience gained
during the 6,000 years ol the fall, ami
also through the i.ihsi yeurs ol the
rni*int, up—the Restitution Age, th'
Resurrection Age (Acts In, IIMH)
How glad »e an- that in this dawn
lng time of the New Dispensation the
light Is shining upon the Divine Word
as well as throughout the realm ut
nature!   How glad we are that we no
A  Whist   Expert,
Lord Sherborne has kept his eightieth birthday, He h,.s been one i.f
the he*t whist players in London,
and has never forsaken it for bridge.
His country place is Sherborne
House, situate about half-way be-
J tween Oxford and Cheltenham. It
takes it-: name from the stream
called Sherborne, meaning "clear
water." which is famous for trout
fishing. A remarkable feature of
Sherborne House is thnt the Parish
Church   forms   par'   of   it.
Lord Sherborne, tlie fourth baron,
was bom at Bilutrv, in Gloucestershire, and murr'ed in 1WH Miss
Emily de Stern, daughter of the lute
Bajon de Stern. Lady Sherborne
died  in 1905.
K.C. and Dramatist.
Into the forty years of his life Mr.
E. G. Hemmerde, K.C, who, in collaboration with Mr. Francis Neilson,
M.P., has written "A Butterfly on
the Wheel," produced at the Globe
Theatre, London, has crowded many
experiences. At Oxford he gained a
brilliant record es an athlete and
oarsman, graduated with honors, and
aftes being culled to the Bar quickly
made a name for himself as a lawyer
and politician. In 1009 he was appointed Recorder of Liverpool. As a
speaker, Mr. Hemmerde ,* known for
his wit. During a meeting some time
ago a member of tne audience shouted, "Even if you were the Archangel
Gabriel I would not give you a vote."
Quick as lightning Mr. Hemmerde
replied, "If I were the Archangel
Gabriel you wouldn't he on the regis*
Tha Flight From Scotland.
From to-day's papers It annears
that no fewer than 4.400 emigrants
left the Clyde on Paturdnv by varl-
ous liners for the United 8tat*s and
Canada, antl for London, on the way
I to Queensland. Of tb***. a thou«and
1 were navvies Lost Saturdav alone
Great Britain lost s« many Scotsmen
as would sufRep to people a (rood*
siiied town. The Boer war cost IM
20.000 lives. Four weeks of similar
emigration will cause to Scotland
alone a loss almost as lur?e as that
which was caused to the British Empire during the three year*- of war. A
Liberal writer has attributed the
fearful emigration trom Scotland to
the grouse kept by the landowners.
This argument is erroneous, because
the bulk of the Scottish emigrants
comes trom the towns, and they are
driven from the towns by the low-
neas of free trade wages.—London
Flight of the Gray Wagtail.
The gray wagtail is a striking example of the und* viatinir flight of
certain bird species. This bird
passes its winter*) in the heart ot
Africa, and in summer it is seen
everywhere  in   Europe,  in  Asia and
, even in Greenland. It has never
been known to travel to North Atner-
I jca   from    Greenland,     It   goes   to
, Greenland by way of England, tie)
Faroe i*>luiids mid Iceland. The
bird doe..* not know nud will not
know any itinerary that bus not
been    laid   out   by   the    birds of   its
! species in the past.
Winnipeg's Population.
The board of assessors' report just
Issued shows that the population of
Winnipeg increased last year 19,238,
a gain over the previous year of 15
per cent., and. as compiled from the
assessment rolls a total population
of 151,058. This is a record year except that of 1006 when tbe percentage of gain showed an increase of 22
{>er cent. The report also shows an
ncrease in assessment values of $16,-
069,030. Tlie exempted property Is
this year valued at $27,511,350, which
added to the rateable realty valuation for the City of Winnipeg of
Oldest Weathercock.
Probably   the   oldest   weathercock
In England is that now standing oa
the tower of St. Sidwells, Exeter; It
dates back to 1484.
Lobsttr Fishery.
From Canso, N, 8., we learn that
with warmer weather lobster fisher*
men are having better luck than was
their lot in the early season. With
such a continuation of rough weather
as has prevailed since the opening ol
the season some were inclined to prophesy a p .or season. Indications point
to a smaller catch than last year, but
prices ure so high that fishermen will
realize equally as good returns on
the whole scusmi. The live lobster
shipments to Boston this season hav*
l uot been up to tiie average, the canneries have handled almost the total
\ catch.
' Cod fishermen are doing well, and
I have no reason to complain.
i Bank Usheisneu continue to report
' fairly good fishing on the banks. Bait
1 i/ plentiful at Magdalens aud a great
i many vessels have baited more than
' twice there during the last two weeks.
Might Ba Worst.
j    Horrified Mother—I just this minute
i saw Mr. Nicefellow's arm around y mr
waist.   It's perfectly awful.
Repentant Daughter—Y-e-s, mother,
but it would be a great deal more awful to see his arm around some otber
girl's wuist.
) Trade  With   New Zealand.
}    Arcoidfng to n report received from
j tin* Canadian Trade Commissioner in
N<-w /.'iibiud, Canadian   exports 11
that colony for the fiscal yenr which
closed on   March 31, totalled  $1,-104,-
535   an Increase of $404,020, as com-
' pared   with   the   previous   year.    The
' principal   Increases   were:     Chassis
| for motor vehicles $7fi.lKM), mid news-
: paper   W'.oiio    Practically   all   in-
< creases   were   in   the   manufactured
i products   ol   Eastern   Canadn.     The
| report Indicates that Canadian makers  of   automobiles   nte  commencing
to get   u   r-etty good   grip   on   the
New Zealand market.   Hy the end of
June one   Canadian   firm   will huve
sold 320 car*.    There promises to be
a continued demmxl in N**w Zealand
for   good   serviceable    motor    cars,
which are uot too high in piict.
Has MSS. Bound.
Miss Braddon haa   all tha   mum-
aJtiota of her novels bound in tatt
Certain Cure
Quack    doctor    (writing    to   Pat,
j whom he has induced to part with u
half-crown for n sure cure for rheumatism) "Hunt a common house tba
Into a corner win-re it cannot ponaibly
1 t'ttcapfi, tickle Ita ribs with a clothes
' pole till the tears run down Its cheeks.
'Catch the tears in a cup im they lull,
and tiun rub the affected  part with
l the tenia, nnd I will guarantee that
the most stubborn case of rheumatism
will disappear like magic."
The bachelor should be arrested for
contempt of courtship.—Life.
Words of Comfort.
"My doctor says 1 must sleep out of
doors," said the man wbo is not
"Well," replied the friend, "it's all
riglit so long as your landlord doesn't
•isy it"
Countries From Which Thty Com*
and Origin a. Na-nea.
The position taken up by the dancers gave the iiuiiie of the "quadrille."
which is literally French for "a little
square"; while "'country dance" ha*
no connection with rustic gymnastics
but is simply a corruption of the
French centre dunce, whicii bas reference tu the position of the couples
opposite to each other during the
The  "lancers"    derived   its    name
from tbe fact that   this   variatiou   ol
the quadrille wus originally improvised by a compuny ol lancers for their
own amusement while seated in their
saddles.   The   "polka"   is   a   Polish
dance, and its name comes from the
Bohemian    word   "pulku,"    meaning
half, and refers to the halt-step which
occurs iu the lively measure, ol which
I the more graceful "scholtische" is a
variation! both names, like that of the
national dunce of   Poland, the  "ma
I sotirka," being native terms.
:     The short steps peculiar to the old-
. time favorite   the "minuet"—gave the
; dance its name, the Latin for "small"
j being "minutus."  The "waits," again,
j owes   its   name    to    its  characteristic
j movement, the   Herman "waltteu"—
!  nn atnng    tn   revolve expressing   tlie
I circling motion n| the dancers.
The "Sir Roger de Coverley" is named after ita originator, while the lest
I familiar dance known as the "taraii*
' tell a" is so called because its vigorous
movement were supposed to be a certain antidote tn the poison ot a nox-
toii- spider at Turanto, in Italy, wher-s
the dance is highly  popular.
The evolutions of the dancers sufficiently explain the term "reel." "Jig"
is from the French "gigue," and
"breakdown" is a term from across
the Atlantic, aud refers tu the final
rout before the break-up of a free-
and-easy dancing party.
Kvery yfeur duueing takes place in
the parish church of Musgrave, in
Westmoreland, in connection with the
ancient rite of rushbearing. On May
Day twelve young maidens of Brough,
approved by the vicar, assemble at
10 o'clock in the morning at the foot
of Brough Bridge decorated with flow-
e. 3 and fresh garlands on their heads.
Accompanied by a band they proceed
through the fields to Musgrave, the
band playing and the rushbearers
The girls ai! led up the north aisle
of the church and hang their garlands
at the side, there to remain uutil the
following year. Tbe Gospel is read hy
the vicar, prayers are offered, and
palms sung, after which the clerk and
vicar retire. A space is then cleared
near the altar, and a fiddle produced.
Dancing now commences, and continues until the afternoon.
Dancing h frequently seen in Continental churches. During the Corpus j
Christi octave a ballet is performed
every evening before the high altar of
Seville Cathedral by boys wearing
plummed hats and the dress of pages
of the time of Philip IU.—Globe,
Th) Man Who • • -% Chargt of Freight
-nd Passenger Busintts on Land
and ' t Fcr the Great Corporation
Startsd as a Clerk at $26 Per Month
and Cheer Ability and Hard Work
Have Put Him on Top.
Those who know the man and tha
system say that the letters Q. M. attached to the front of Bosworth's
name will eventually be moved around
to the rear aud be capitalised and enlarged into General Manager. However, thut is iu the future. At present the letters stand for George Morris, and are the front appendages of
the name Geurge Morris Bosworth,
vice-president of the Canadian Pacific
Rnilwny Co.
A while buck G. M. Bo?worth was
fourtu vice-president ul the C.P.K.,
but a year ago the numerals were
abolished, and he is now known as
vie --president, iu charge of the pas*
senger and freight business and ocean
steamship lines. At first sight that
looks like a big man's job, as it includes pretty nearly everything the
ordinary layman connects with t
transportation system. However, ths
C.P.K. is a big concern, and there are
still a few odd jobs which are attended to by others than G. M. Bosworth.
St*II, he tills a big place among tha
seventy-five thousand odd employes;
and, if rumors can be trusted, he is
destined to fill a still bigger place;
but more of thut anon. Bosworth
came to but for the C.P.R. iu 1862,
and has been knocking out home runs
and three-baggers ever since. He is
not a follower of sport, aud would not
know an out-curve Irom an in-shoot.
He  juat  naturally  developed   iuto  a
Bolted for "Safety."
Apropos of Mr. Irving's interest tn
crime and criminals, i.n amusing
story is told. One duy he was on a
country walk wit' a friend, a very
nervous man. At a particularly
desolate spot Mr. Irving stopped
with the abrupt exclamation:
"Wouldn't this be an ideal place for
murder!" His companion made
some inarticulate noise that might
be taken  as dissent.
"Oh, but suppose I were to murder you now," Mr. Irving went on,
quite charmed with the idea, "it
would be almost impossible to trace
the crime back to nte." Calmly
ignoring the other's obvious objections, he went on very earnestly to
elaborate his wicked plans. He ex*
plained exactly how he would commit the crime, pointed out where he
would conceal the body, and finished
up b" showing 1 w easy it would
be for him to escape detection.
"Don't you agree with me?" he
asked, turning again to his companion. To his surprise he discovered
that he was alone. The other man
was disappearing over the far horizon as fast as nib legs could carry
A Grand Old Man.
Sir Walter Gilbey, who recently celebrated his eightieth birthday, has
probably done greater service to practical farming in England than any
other individual, a fact duly recognized when he was appointed president
of the Royal Agricultural Society of
England in 1890. Small holdings, the
rural housing question, fruit-growing,
flower culture, live stock breeding,
particularly in regard to horses, are a
few of the questions on which Sir
Walter is an authority. He is an all-
round sportsman, ana in his early
days devoted his leisure time to mountain-climbing. On one occasion he
was about to make an ascent ill Switzerland, when he thought he might
as well make some inquiries about
his guide. "Is he a thoroughly skillful
clluiDerr1" he asked bis hotetkeepcr.
"1 should say so," was Uie reply. "He
has lost two parties of tourists down
the mountain-side, aud each time has
come off without so much as a scratch
on himself."
Selling Police Clothes.
Much mouey is made out of cast-off
police uniforms. (Quantities are bought
oy African traders and exported to
various parts of the "Dark Continent,"
where they are exchanged for palm-
oil, ivory, skius, and other merchandise, lt is by no means au uncommon sight to see a swarthy savage
dressed  in the uniform of a London
fioliceman, and wearing the regulation
lelmct of the force.
Four year old Margaret and a large
bulldog were members of an automobile party. The dog was held ou his
miKtrcHs' hip and a great deal of flt-J
tention wan paid to him. Margaret,!
desiring to be held by her aunt, said,
to her pleadingly, "Please let me be;
your puppy, Aunt Mary." i
"They Hiiy she's an enthusiastic motorist." "She ia. She's acquainted
with four gentlemen who own six-
cylinder curs."-—Detroit Free Prcsn.
When you give temptation u chance
to talk it over, he'a got you I
Homing Pigeons.
Horning pigeons are uot only endowed with marvelous speed, but witli
great endurance. Some years ago a
bird belonging to the late King Kdward, Who was a great pigeon enthusiast, made a record for Mo miles
at a velocity of 1.307 yards a minute.
Give a Guarantee.
As a means of retrieving their reputation, Australian "water-diviners"
uow undertake to sink wells and provide the mater,al necessary for the
purpose ou condition of "uo water, no
His Nervt
Assistant- Mr. Grumbley writes:
"I don't see how you can have nerve
to sell your worthlesn remedy for 50
cents a bottle."
Mannger-Well, strike out "have
nerve to" and "worthies*!," and put
the letter in our testimonials,—Christian Intelligencer.
"Happiness," declared the philosopher, "is the pursuit of something,
not the catching of it."
"Have you ever," interrupted the
plain citizen, "chased the owl car on
a rainy night?"- Toledo Blade,
Mil. 0.  M.   BOSWOICTH.
i batter. In other words, he Is a worker, and his success must be attributed
! to long hours and steady application.
| He was born in Ogdensburg in the
i year 1856, and is therefore another ex-
j ample of our free trade policy with the
| United States in the matter of ex-
! changing railroad men. We have re-
I ceived from the States such men as
I Van Home, ..haughnessy, Hays, and
I Bosworth, and have given them J. J.
H.-i and a few others cf lesser calibre.
Bosworth's ftrrt job iu the railroad
business netted $25 per month. That
was away back in 1875, when he was
o. i boy with the Ogdensburg &
Lake Champlain Railroad. He moved
to Chicago as traffic freight agent ot
the National Despatch Line, and came
to the C.P.R. in 1882 as assistant general freight agent of the Ontario and
Quebec unes of the company. Two
years later he was appointed general
freight agent of lines east ot Fort
; V."ill:am. Then he became assistant
1 freight traffic manager, and in 1896
freight traffic manager of the whole
system. In 1901 he was appointed
fourth vice-president of the company,
and in 1910 he became vice-president.
Mr. Bosworth has done almost everything around a railroad except run an
engine, and could probably do that if
occasion demanded lt. He has been
on the pay-roll ot a railroad for over
thirty-six years', and knows exactly
how it feels tu hear the 7 o'clock whistle blow. He has been office boy,
olerk, passenger ageut, freight agent
and assistant to fifty-seven varieties
of bosses, but always kept moving up
nearer those initials of his. No doubt
he felt that those letters, G. M., in
front of his name looked lonesome
there, and decided early iu his career
tiiat he would huve a more symmetrical name if it read G. M. Bosworth,
G.M. It his motives could have beeu
analyzed there would have been found
an innate desire to put those initials
where they belonged, lt has beeu a
big job, but unless his butting eye
tails him he is apt to get there. His
long training, especially with the
C.P.R., has been invaluable to him,
The C.P.K. is not only a transcontinental road, but it is also a transoceanic steamship company, and Mr.
Bosworth has to keep his eye on the
Atlantic steamship boats, the unseen-
ger and freight business from Halifax
to Vancouver, aud tuke an occasional
look at the Pacific. Certainly a man
whose field runs from Liverpool to
Hong Kong has to have a lona arm
and a clear vision, and can't take all
day to decide a point. It's certainly a
big man's job, and one that is apt
to keep the ordinary man awake at
nights gathering up the loose ends
and seeing that the system doesn't.
sag in the middle. However, G. M.
Bosworth Is used to work, and takes
to It like the proverbial duck to water, and that reminds one that when
Mr. Bosworth finds things beginning
to pall on him he takes to the water.
Apart from his work, and the fun ha
gets from it, "ftshin'" ls the only recreation he ever takes. He has no
other hobbies. He ls not interested
in sport of any kind, is not in any
sense a club man, nor is ht a slave to
(ads of any description.
The Cautious Tongue
Kinging   Teacher—"Now,   children,
give us 'Little Drops of Water' aud
put some spirit, in jt."
Principal   (whispering) — "Careful
sir.   This is a temperance school. Say
'put some ginger in it.' "—Woman's
Home Companion.
Indignant Stranger (mistaking visitor for proprietor of inn)"Here! coming through your garden, I've been
stung hy one of your confounded
bees "
Visitor—"Which one ? ,1 ust you
point it out, sir, and I'll deal with It
Municipalities and
School Districts
Wa Invlta carraapondanca with muni,
elpalltlaa and tehool diatrict, dealr.
Ing to dltpaaa ol thoir aacurltioa.
Our connection with Invaatora in
Canada, (Iraat B.-ltaln, and tha
United Stataa anablaa ua to eflar tha
lull market value lor Municipal and
Scheel   Diatrict   Oabenturaa.
Wood, Gundy & Company,
London, England Toronto, Canada
A Good Retort j INDIA 1 BONES FOUND.
Dr.   Rutherford,   as-stock   cuminis-l —^—
sioner for Canada, who used to be In  Woaton May Have Been Scene ol ■
politics, gut back neatly at a member Great Battle.
of Parliament, it slioit time ago. |    The unearthing of a couple ol dozen
The doctor was under examination   skeletons by wurkuieu excavating lor
'» ** agricultural nit.ee and in  ^u'aj'ttol °i VX'tCiS
speaking ot ( unudian cuttle he pro- ttrousej considerable speculation on
ducal un old photugruph which he the part of those who have made a
stated he hud obtained in the prov- study oi the customs of the early iu-
ince of Quebec. Ho said that he had. habitants uf the continent,
found it in the barn of a former, und These bones were found buried in
lie smilingly related how, by u little j the lorm of a circle with all tbe aku.ll*
careful manipulation he hud managed j towards the centre, at a depth of less
lo curry it nway with him. I thun n*    feet   The place of buriul was
H. H*. Miller,"the member for South tm a alight mound a few yards Irom
Grey, thought he saw a chance to take j the bank ol the Humber, beside the
a fall out of the doctor, so In* inter-, old Indian trail connecting Lakes Sim-
rupted with the comment, "I hope coe and Ontario, The mystery oi the
you left the burn, doctor." silent   souvenirs   has   been   deepened
Yes," said Dr. Uutherford.    "You' by tlie fact thut the oldest i.-sideuts ot
I've been
out of i-olitic
for some!
It gives the income yhlds and full descriptions of a .'electedrange
We shall be plecsed to send a copy on request.
••Kino ST CAST
Eatabliihed 1187.
Mrmber, Standard Stock Exchange.
Correspondence Invited.
To tnke orders ill spare time. No
experience necessary. Our lines
especially used by mothers uml girl".
Apply Women's Department, j!28
Alb.rt St., Ottawa, Ont.
A study of other agency propositions
convinces us that none cun equal
ours. You will always regret it il
you don't upply for particulars to
Travellers' Department. 228 Albert
St., Ottawa, Ont.
"Mrh.Wikilow's Soothing Svarp has beea
Ited for over SIXTY YEARS bv MILLIONS uf
MOTHBHH for their r-UU>XEN WH'i.K
BOOTHKS the CHILD. soH'.hNS the Oh Ma
U the belt remedy fur IHAKKHUCA. It U .a
•olutely harmless. Be mire and tsk for "Mr*
Wiaslow's Soothing Syrup," and take no other
kind.   Twenty-five cents a bottle
A*\\*\ \***^
Slid for Fret Samples and Measure
136 Bay Street Toronto
United  States   Has Surplus    Production, but Our Superior Quality
Attracts the Yankee
Such prophecies us James J. Hill
has heen guilty of, in depicting the
United States as utmost ut. tin* limit
of her productive powers, ure vain
babblings, when the actual agricultural condition ol the United States
is considered. Those people like .1.
.1. Hill who argue for Reciprocity,
simply want Canadian wheat for
milling ami export purposes and nothing else. Northern wheat from
Canada has a reputation for quality
and it is this quality the Ameilcan
detires to inject into his brand of
flour and grain shipments to Britain.
The facts of the case are evident jn
the following extract from an article
written fnr a Winnipeg daily paper
a fortnight ago:
"Ro far as wheat is concerned, ami
it is the chief breadstuff tlmt United
States would like to get from Canada,
our neighbors do not need Canadian
wheat for their own consumption.
Their chief purpose in getting free | pietely
wheat from Canada would be to export it through their ports ami to use
it for milling purposes, thus benefitting their own courses of transportation. Prices would not be helped in
any way, because the United States
| lias a surplus production of wheat
that will make that country an exporter of flour and grain for the next
hundred years. The following figures
show how the volume of wheat production is increasing in the States:
1908     6.'M,000t000
-1909    664,000,000
1910    737,000,000
In   connection   with  these    statis-
the town ot Weston have no recollection  of  human   remains  having ever
j before beon found near ttie Bunday
School mound, nor ot the use of the
place us u burial ground at any time
I in the dim past. Furthermore, no
uU'iisils, weapon**, or articles of ap*
purel or ornamentation were found
along with the bones which might
huve assisted in revealing tiieir grim
lu the opinion of Dr. It. B. Orr,
superintendent f the Provincial Museum, who is an admitted uuthurily
ou the history of the earliest Inhabitants of the continent, lhe boi-ca so
unexpectedly unearthed at Weston are
uuuiistukuhly those of North American
Indians. To state lor a certainty to
which tribe the human possessors uf
the skeletons belonged is, however,
not so easy.
I.l view of the fact that the remains
we t dU. vered within that tract ol
country which is known to have been
held by the Hurons for centuries, one
might be led to assume thai they represented buried Indiana of Huron or
Iroquois-Huron stock. Tliis hasty
•** conclusion is shattered, however, by
BBS  ",""?»     the manner of burial oi the bodies,
! as evidenced by the strange crrauge-
.....      \ ment in which they lay, when disturb*
midst of her   ^j by the laborers' spades.
The Hurons were quile as particular
about the  disposition of  their dead
513 James St.. Hamilton, Ont.
"Fhv years ngo I wus tuken down
with what tbe doctors called inflam-
i aiatiun of the bladder—intense pains
in the back and loins, and difficulty
in urinating, and the attacks, which
became more frequent,  amounted to
unbearable agony.   1 became so weak
I lhat 1 could not    walk   across    the
I Hour.
, My wile read in the papers about
GIN PILLS and sent for a box. From
the very lirst. I felt tbat GIN PILLS
were doing me good. Tbe pain was
I relieved at oliee and the attacks were
less frequent.
|    ln  six  weeks,  tlie Stone    in    the
! Illit,I,I, r enme away.    When 1 recall
j how  I  suffered and how now  I am
healthy and able to work, I cannot
express myself strongly enough when
: 1  speak  of  what  GIN   PILLS  have
i done Ior me."     John Herman.      48
i    GIN PILLS are sold nt 50c a box-
; G for $2..10.   Sent on receipt of price
) if your dealer does not bundle them
Sample box free if    you    write    us,
mentioning tliis paper.    Money back
Iif (UN PILLS >lu not give full satis.
faction.    National   llriig and  Clieini.
, cal Co., Dept. N. IJ., Toronto.
Tht original
din Hills made by
National Drug end
Chemical Co. of
Canada Limited,
Toronto, ara told
only in thl* box.
Mrs. Hornbenk (in th,
reading)—"My goodness!   What's tliis
country    coming    to?     Here   is at      ti    .  viii;  „..,„„.„, 	
nrtiele headed, '^Bartender to Every j unaerground'°a,s'°tbe"ouj World"**
cients, and seldom, if ever, departed
In Earnest Now
Penelope—Does Hilly seem to have
serious intentions?
Mohitabel—Indeed be does! He'i
trying to back out of Ibe engagement
He says now he was only in fun.
wo School Teachers.'
Farmer   Hornbenk—"By
How  them  professors    do
Worms fei'it upon tin. vitality of child-
ret) and etutantter their lives. A simple
and effective eure is Mother Graves'
W'uriii Exterminator.
"Mother. I know what   elephants'
tusks ure mude of."
"Whut, dear?"
"Why, paper knives."
annual yield of wlient in the United | ledo. County and.. staVe
States it is most
the words of Mr. C    , r
of tlie  Bureau of Statistics ut  U ash-, the use of Hall's Catarrh Cure.
from tiieir own conventional "ossu
.ary" form ol burial. Tiie method wus
briefly as follows: As soon as an Iroquois-Huron died, whether Irom natural causes or from the arrow or tomahawk of his enemy, the body was procured by his tribesmen and exposed
in a treetop, or on an elevated platform, or in some such place of sulety
until nothing but the bare skeleton
remained. These dried skeletons were
tied up in individuul bundle* of bones
         with   the   skulls  attuclied,   and   laid
aside pending the greut tribal burial
day.    Upon   these  occasions,   which
came at rare intervals, the braves of
Minard's Liniment Co., Limited. ' all the clans of the Huron tribe as-
Dour Sirs,—Tliis fall 1 got thrown' sembled with the bones ol their dead
on n fence and hurt my chest very at some elevated spot fixed by the
bad, so 1 could not work and it hurt chiefs as satisfactory for the final
me to breathe. I tiied all kinds of! resting place. Here a rectnngulor pit
Liniments und they did me no good, was dug to a depth ol from four to
One bottle of MINARD'S LINI-i eight teet, Irequently In some natural
MENT wanned on flannels nnd up-'clj/ mound. I'he bundled bones and
plied on my breast, cured nie com-i skulls were piled into this New World
' ' ' ' Golgotha, aud earelully covered with a
C. H. COSSABOOM.    ! protecting     layer     ol     sticks     ond
Rosstvay, DigbyCo., N.S. : branches.   Above this the clay was nil-
I ed iu and packed down to tlie level of
■ Pi ■ surrounding ground, and. to the
' accompaniment of much feasting, and
  j incantation and ceremonial, the dead
"Whal're ye cninin' home witli your warriors  were   impressively  commit;
milk pail empty Ior?" d anded the: ted to the "happy limiting grounds.
farmer.   Didn't the old cow give uny-:    In the natural course of things lho
tiling?" i layer of branches between the bones
"Yes," replied the hoy, "nine quarts! and the covering earth decayed, but
and one kick."-Sacred Heart Re-! in the meantime (lie clay had been
view. j baked into a solid mass, and the hu
man remains were entombed in a
sound and dry sarcophagus into
which scarcely any earth Altered.
One ol these Huron "Ossuary bone-
pits" was unearthed fifteen years ago
Dr. Orr on a larm about fifteen
"Good morning, Bridget. I hope
your master and mistress have not
forgotten that they're coming to dine
with me tonight."
"Indeed and they've not—they've
ordered a good, hearty meal nt home
at six o'clock."
The life of every baby is threaten
ed during the hot summer months by
that   dreaded   trouble   summer   complaint.    Thousands   of  children   die
every summer   Irom   this   trouble—
j thousands of happy homes are inaile
i dark and sorrowful because a precious
i little life  lias beeu  snuffed out.    But
I mothers, tliotigh you tear tllis trouble,
vou cnn light it—yes, fight it und detent it with Baby's Own Tablets. Concerning them Mrs. Jos. Staffs, Coutts,
Alto., says: "During the hot summer
[days my little boy took ill with summer complaint.   He was seised witli
I vomiting and nothing helped him till
■ I got Buliy'a Own Tablets.   They re.
Ilieved iiiin and made him a strong
healthy child."   The Tablets ore for
sale by medicine dealers nr by mall nt
25 cents a box from The Dr. Williams'
Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.
State of Ohio. City of Toledo, t„
Lui'aa County. /
,,,   ,. ,.,,,,,,   ,,,,,,   ,,,,.-,.     ,,„,,,.     Prank .1. Cheney makes oath that he is
i.i   .uun. iuuii   .iiii   .... ...     »'■"■". i senior partner of the firm of F. J. Cheney
lies showing the incren-ic in the total U Co., doing business in the r	
.     City ot To
aforesaid,  and j by
importnnt to note gatJftljL"J!S,*%JW, „"»P**„S'9*'? miles '° tl>° nor|h of Weston, and a
Dad Talking Back
Mnddlum—Wpnder what makes the
telegraph lines hum?
De Broke—I've wired dad for dough,
and I guess he's talking buck.
In' the causes of Infant mortality
cholera morbus figures frequently, and it
may he suld that complaints of the
bowels are great, destroyers of child life.
If all mothers would avail themselves of
so effective a remedy as Dr. J. U. Kel-
logg's Dysentery Cordial many a little
one could be saved. This Cordial can be
given wllh safety to the smallest child,
as there Is no Injurious subsinui-e iu it.
He—"Smith told mo the other day
he thought 1 was suffering from lirnin
She—"oh, tho" flatterer 1"—Baltimore American.
Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, Etc.
My little girl wan not quite II yenrs
old when her lit tin brother appeared.
While listening to him crying she exclaimed. "II. mamma, what do you
think is Ilie matter witli him? Is )"'
crying to go home?"
No other lly killer compares witli
Wilson's Kly  Puds.
Visitor (who hud boen going Ior the
lust hulf hour)- "You know I'll not
physically strong, but 1 have good
staying |mwers.'
Hostess (wearily)—"Yes, we noticed
ington, who hns just recently issued
the results of a study on tlie subject
of population nnd suhsistonce. He
combats the view that agricultural
production will fail to keep pace with
the growth of population, and he
shows that Ihe agriculture of the
United States, after passing through
a phase of decadence incident to tlie
exploitation of new land, has obtained n secure footing in the contrary direction toward improvement.
"The  general  trend  of  production
Sworn to before me anil subscribed In
my  presence,  this 6th day  of  December,
A.  II.. 1886.
A. W. GLEA80N.
(Seal.) Notary Public.
Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken internally
niul sets directly upon the blood and
mucous surfaces ot the system. Send for
testimonials, free.
F. J. CHENEY 4 Co.. Toledo. O.
Hold by all Druggists. 75c.
'" '     Hall's Family Pills for constipation.
"Those Japanese," suld Mrs. Lan-
Jing, "are wonderful people. My
per acre°was a declining one during! cousin Henry once sow a little Jap-
the two decades 1876-188B and 1880-1 aneso throw u big sailor over his
1895, hut in the decade 1890-KKI!) and shoulder with ense. Tlie little man
from 1900-1909 the mean production [ understood tho science they call jew-
per acre has steadily increased.    Mr. gipsy, you joe, nnd the sailor didn't"
Olmsted shows that the mean proline
tion  per acre    for    the    four yenrs
1900-1909, has increased over the pre
ceding ten vears as follows-.—
Wheat (per acre)     9.0 per cent
7.1 per cent
0.0 per cent
15.ft per cent
0.0 per cent
9.7 per cent
-Chicago Tribune
Marks—I niorried my wile a month
after she accepted me,
Parks—That's nothing. t married
mine three days alter she refused me.
—Boston Transcript,
The Way of It
Harkor—Didn't 1 understand you to
say he was a tried and trusted innnj
Parker-Nut exactly.   He wus tried
oiler he hud  been  trusted-Chicago
Canada's per capilii consumption of
tobacco amounts to 11,11, as compared witli 04 cents in 1890.
MisB Young—"In Turkey a woman
doesn't know her husband till after
she's married him."
Mrs. Wedd—"Why mention Turkey
especially?"—Boston Transcript.
To Enjoy Life
you need a healthy atomach, active liver, kidneys and bowels.
These organs—and the nerve*
and the blood—*re better, do
better, when helped by
Mt Bvarywkar*.
Farmer Politicians
Kvery member of n group of parliamentarians whu were willing round
Ihe table of the House of Commons
cafe a few dnys ago put forward a
claim to he considered u 'tanner. All
of them got liwuy witli it nicely except Honore (iervnis, one of Montreal's representatives in the House.
Mr. (lervais. did you ever leiirn to
milk u eow?" usked Hodeiiek Mackenzie, secretary ol Ihe drain drawers' Association,
Belore Mr. (Iervnis could answer, C.
H. Lovell, the i liber for Stunsteiid,
said iu his well known deep buss
voice: "What's thnt got to do with it?
Any calf can milk a cow."—Canadian
"t thought you were going to tnke
a day ofl uud enjoy a trip into the
"Had to give il up," replied the
man Willi the cheerful disposition.
"But we dill the next best thing. We
got some hard boiled eggs and some
canned goods and nte them out iu tlie
hnck yard.—Washington Stur.
One day my niece Margaret Olga
Klmotl, 4.yeurs old, went to the street
car with me to see some friends.
When 1 paid tlie carfare she knew it
would he necessary for ns to transfer,
and she exclaimed, "Please. Mr. Conductor, give me the carfare bill."
Up Against It
"In the days of the ancient drama,"
said the pedantic person, "performances were given in the open nir."
"What a discouragement that must
hnve been," replied Miss Cayenne,
"lo Ihe man who insists ou going out
of the theatre to get a breath of fresh
air."—Washington Star.
Marks—"Yes. I'm working day ond
night to put that scheme through."
Parks—"You're foolish. Do nothing
aboul it niul it will fall through,"—
Boston Transcript.
ill  his
.labile—"Jones practically lives
.labile—"Hns to—he   sold   his
to   buy    It."—Chicago   Daily
"But it seems to take all your pati
cuts a long time to get well, doctor."
"Yes, but as soon ns I begin lo get
a larger practice 1 can nfford to let
my patients get well quicker."—Houston Post.
"I understand ynu begun Iile as a
newsboy," observed a friend to a
captain of Industry. "No," replied
Ihe millionaire. "Someone has heen
fooling witli you. I begun life ns on
men's skulls now adorn shelves in
thc Normal School Museum on Gould
street, Toronto Tbis pit was about
ten leet long and eight leet in width,
with such carefully prepared walls and
"roof" thot scarcely any clay had
caved in on the bones.
It is not improbable that a forgotten battle was fought on the banks
of the Humber, and that the invaders
buried their dead in the hereditary
manner on a suitable mound in the
neighborhood before returning to their
own country to the south of the Great
A couple of the discovered skulls
ai.i In a fair state ol preservation,
and will probably be presented to the
Provincial Museum, but the remainder
have became soft and decomposed.—
Toronto Star Weekly.
Newhand—"Which is tho best   way
; to teach n girl to cycle?"
I    Oldhund—"Why. place her on the
' saddle, then put your arm around her
; waist—so—then—"
Newhand—"Don't he silly; It's my
I sister 1 mean."
I    "What's  the  difference  between  »
j hospital and a sanatorium?"
"About ?M a week."—Kansas City
"They say the young bride ncrosa
the way is very fond of her husband." "So she is. 1 believe she
thinks more of him than of anything
else on earth, except her pet French
bull terrier."—Baltimore American.
Mrs. Forrester Had Rheumatism and
other Kidney Diseases for two
years, but Dodd'a Kidney Pills
made her well.
Dinsmore, Sask. (Special).—One
more of the pioneer women of Snkat-
chewun, rtdieved of pain and suffering
by Dodd's Kidney Pills, has given
her statement for publication in order that other suffering women may
prove by her experience. This time it
is Mrs. John Forester, well known
and highly respected iu tllis neighborhood,
"My trouble started inuii a severe
cold," Mrs. Forester stutes. "My
sleep wns broken nud unrefreshing.
I perspired Ireely nt the slightest
exertion. I hnd pains in my hnck
ami Rheumatism developed, Irom
which 1 Buffered for two years.
"I do not need to tell you that 1
was lar from being a well woman
when 1 started to use Dodd's Kidney
Pills. But now I am thankful to say
my troubles are gun
"Rubbing It In."
The Kingston Standard the other
lay got off au editorial that ought
to be kept on file by every editor who
expects to some day want a model
on which to base an editorial laugh
st some town's expense. Here's what
. > Stand., d said:
"The third day comes * lrost. a killing frost."
The above quotations Irom Shakes.
iieare, or Bacon — the Lord knows
Whloh, until they get through digging In the mud of one of Ihe creeks
uver in England-applies with never
lying force to the ambitious wishes
si our progressive plucky little neigh,
boring municipality, tho town ol
Brockville, which had every reason
to think it was soon to blossom out
und assume city sirs by having street
city mail delivery, file newspapers
there joyfully told the people that
oil.- delivery was coming and every
, manly chest there swelled with pride,
I while the municipal chest—but never
mind about that, lor the tax rate in
Brockville is abnormally high, and the
lubject of the municipal chest is a
tender one. But all seemed lovely
until discussion and questions in the
House of Commons at Ottawa disclos.
Id the lact that Hon. Kodolphe I.e.
mieux, Postmaster-General tor the
Dominion of Canada, had never beard
id city delivery for Brockville and,
therefore, apparently, had never con-
lidered such a possibility,—Canadian
Labrador has a tuUl area nl ntnmt
[00,000 square miles, aud much ot il
a »|>1 updid ly wotxtad.
nil suffering  women  to    use    Dodd's
Kidney Pills.
Suffering women cnn loom from thn
experience of others thnt the one sure
wny to health is to eure their Kidneys, mid Dodd's Kidney Pills always
cure the Kidneys.
"I mny count upon your vote Ihenf"
remarked n canclidoto ih he wiih leaving n l.nncfiHliiri' vitiligo.
"Nnw, I'll vote for t'other follow,"
was the unexpected answer.
"But you've never sfecn him!" exclaimed the would-be M.I*.
"Naw, hut I've seen thee!" nnswer*
I recommend' ed tlie countryman.
Voice (rom the tee—"Why don't you
go ami help yuur opponent find his
Mnn in the way—"Oh, bia boll's nil
right: it's here. He's looking for its
I driver."—Punch.
Mothers Should  Realize What
Neglect of Skin-Troubles
May Mean to Children.
A lifetime of disfigurement ind fuffertntf
Often results from the neglect, In Infancy or
childhoud, ot minor iffectioua of the skin ud
■cull,. A mother overlooks t little rub or
attun-its some simple treatment and In a
day, perhaps, the little on* U covered with
■evere eczema or a similar distressing eruption.   Then the struggle fur a cure uuglni.
A multitude of rrmcdles are tried, doctor
tfiisr iliu'ior cuubulU-O and hospital! visited,
but lon often lhe -uin>-in| extends, without
siii'suiiiul relief, from days lo weeks, weeks to
mouths aud monthi to years. Added to this la
the cv-T-iiri'.si'iit fe.tr that the Itching, burning
end (lL'llf'uruilon will heroin* chronic, mar*
thu: iul un; welfare und making life mlaaxabla.
In the prevention of the simple skin troubles
from wim ii nil UiU suiTi'-iiig so often arUea
and In establishing a condition of skin health
that mukcti i-rupturns liu*>oHnlble, mothers art
QK-un-d that nothing U purer, sweeter or moro
effective than (Jutliura Soap and Cuticura
Ointment. And greater Mill, il posslbl*. ia
thc success of ttiue simple household remedies)
In Ihc iHutiimiit of Hie severer skin affections
tlicmtolvoi. With the tlrst warm bath with
Cuticura *;<>ap and gentle application ot
Cuticura Ointment, the Itching and burning
ol eczema cease, the child falls Into a refresh-
lm: ileep, tlu mother ruts and for the first
tliiif, piiMsliilv, in many weeks (mm falls oa
• detracted liouxeh'tld. frequently a Hingis
cake uf ditt -lira Hmip aud boi of Cuticura
Oiniiueiil are NUlllcli'iit-
l'osltWe an Is this statement, It ls Justified
by more than thirty years of [tonounced
success. To quute Imt a single butane*
Huh it Maun, of I'ro'iMr, Ulndesota, says:
"Our hoy was horn In Toronto on Oct.
13, twiirt, and whsn three months old a slight
rash appeared on Mi cheek. What appeared
to he a wuii-r hliiter would form. W*-en ll
broke, matter would run out, Muting new
FillHlers until lib entire face, head and shoulders were a uutts of scabs and vou could not
aee a particle of clear ikln. We tried about
every adverllaed remedy without avail, In-
deerl Mime of thnn only added to his miPertiig
and one In particular, the  Remedy,
alum.t nut ttie Infant Into i-'invuhkiiis. Tfi*
family doctor prescrlbM fur hlin and told ue
to bathe the buby III buttermilk. Thl* did
hot do any Kood, so we look htm to a hoHpltal,
)fi< wax treated as an out -patient twice a week
and he got worse, If ativthlni*, We decided
ttiat It could uut hn cured nnd must mn llf
course and 10 we Just kept IiIn arms bandaged
to hli Hide to prevent bin tearing his flesh,
We left Toronto uud shortlv after our arrival
In Duiuth, the Cuticura Remedies were
recommended. We -.tnrtcd u*lng Ihem In
May. i'.toii und Wtm tlie cure was complete.
You would not think he wa* the. same chili
for Cuticura mude III* skin perfectly cJeur and
he Is entirely free from Ibe skin disease. Theii
lias been no return. We still use only *'utl-
curu Soap for baby's bath "
('ut leura Roan, Cnl (rtira Ointment, Cut intra
Heiulvent and nu**cura Pills are sold by dnig-
rUts everywhere Send to Potter Drug <h
I'hem. Corp., Boston. Mas*., for a fra* copy oi
Mimilton Girl's Work   U Attracting
Considerable   Attention.
It is such a common thing to think
if young lady artist* as -mint wa«t
en. thnt people art* inclined to ovt»r
look tht* fuct thai a lan.»» number ol
of them art* ooming :o the front in
Ontario. They ar** pushing th*»:r way
into mo't ->f the Important exhibit!
and sevefHl of them attract considerable attention. On** young lady who
will probably be heard (rom in thr
future is Miss Marion E. Mattice of
Hamilton, Bhe has worked chiefly
as a teacher, hut i* aimp'.y bjdfnv
hi*r time and will surely coin- Into
hf-r own. A yenr ago Mis* Mattice
attracted attention with h.*r picture
"Motherhood," exhibited by the Ontario Society of Artists. 8he has a
jrift for coloring, especially such
sharp contrast effect* n-. are caused
by the reflection nf tire Heht Ht'i
pictures ure chiefly remarkable, how
ever, for the tenderness of their at
mosphere, nnd one was Interested In
the picture because it expre»sed sn
eloquently the h ve of the mother
placing her child In the cmdle
Tin're is the same ho-ii'-liic-s «if di*
mosphere ahout "The Evening Prayer," which is the principle work if
Miss Mattice during the pa»t yenr
It shows a little i*irl nt her mother'*
knee, and the attitude of the child
at it? situo|e devotions is perf 'Cl
Miss Mattice has made use nf the
same fired.ght effect as was found In
her (nrnier picture, This young artist
Intends t* go tn Europe shortly to
study, und aft'T she return-, people
may look for orilllial work from her.
She has tn ■ * I many Iin".-. of art.
having done one farm-yard scene in
which tlte detail und the freshness of
the coloring show-, how excellent i*
her technical equipment. A visitor
who was admiring her work paid
particular attention to one decorative j
panel of a you mi cirl in a quaint
summer costumr*, It was extremely
effective, hut Miss Mattice said Inuuli I
ing, "You see we are all thoroughly
commercial. Tiun was painted for 11 ■
Arm which wanted a design for advertising shoes." Tl 'n the visitor
noticed that the fnet were particular*
ly dainty and carefully painted.
(aii uth at aenoJi)
J. Y. EQAiN, Specialist of Toroott
Ttoiay li the common error of the lur.turM,
Tou tufty have been ruptured u-me Uitieiiiid ut
enMgohoUoeable,   Bui no rupture autftdtstUL
iVaViJr V* T^"1* '"'J-''1 '•■'• W™1 I* <ru«to|
last to h« in*inr.- in.1 uny ,].i\ yuiirordlnail
trust li liable to Hip M.J U.u-.j ««JrtlBi
aud nmre o! tha bowel tx »i»-s lu sucL a 1 ai*
»lnu>giiLl>il lid mi. in.>* i.-ii ; ,;iji,ui   fei.pe
com**, to tur* eonitlpateu, Imtsble, »ho MldOdi
charge tins tu rupture, hut here la U.e cause, a
rupture strains Uh- »lu>l<-1 i,w. *; ini»Q|.*eu3
tia.'tiiiMuitii.-i., initaiit \-„.r 1 Ubturecured
tou feel like a now beiug 1 your bervsirMOfe?
weir normal tone, tour rundown <-«uditi<M re*
placed by vlxoroui hmlih, Act -».» and re>
hove tn*- dally dangei <■! o< ath, which, like a
thin-iercloud, hangs u*.-r every ruptured ****.
»<>■ Dun I ii-'liiv, tn ■iiflt-r and u>. Let OM
help you tn live and enjoy hit. %'iatlhaie
done For il.-.u-.tmU the past flity years I can do
lur youto*day. l»ak->ii u>tli< iaa whatace-e
means t you—fli., nmnni ui- security, con.h.rt
and a perfect physical unndltlou. 'this Is all
raun to-day (or the asking onmr-tunn pallet 1
cuiisuil uie and ret ru hutur -an.*  day.
A till"tni with rupture, dt*plai *
. "3
mm be permanently n li'-.eii by my latest in-
vention, viz., "Ut Carsaawllc," which gives e:e-
gante and shiipeliia-4* to the On.irc and u**tt*
eouiea Uie direct uaust-s uf Mumeu's troubles.
mm* AitwotQ with rupture, dtsplgc *»
* I ninit,  w.'.tkness,   lame W.U
* 1 suvuprd *huiiid**rs, corpulentf
■■ or weakness *:t*-r au pperaUoa
A Doctor's Diicovery.
Dr. A. H. Cnnlfl'ld. resident pathn.
logUt at the Mi*<*kolia Consumptive
Hospital, Grav'idiur-t. has aroused
a great deul of interest in medical
circles by the account of original research work in the prevention nod
eure of tuberculoma. A detailed account of his wprk has appeared under
the title of "Investigations on Pulmonary Tuberculosis.'* Leading med.
leal men, both in America and
Europe, appear t-> he of the opinion
thut thia specia!i?t may he on the
eve of a grtat discovery.
In the meantime his investigations
Meu ut all gees suffer
(inui Uih ami'-tloa n
some way. Nu mailer
hnw serious, tlina af*
tlli'ieii, ur failure at*
perleneed trying bi hi* cured by medicine, free
trials or (-leetrlc belts, my Biutuii* method will
eure. Nu pain or detention fi<>i& wuik. Mv
charges are wllhtu the reach of all
Tear off Ire** coupon new.
Fraa Conaultation Coupon.
This coupon, upon presentation to J. Y.
Fftau, rup-ure spi-chilist, JJ1 West King
Street, Toronto, whu will visit the towns (on
dates tnentiom-d below) will entiUe bearer to
frets consultation and examination otnll or
her case. Ask at hotel inr number ol my
cuusuiting room.  Note dates.
WiNxiri-o  (llaroniton  Hotel, dnrlai'bhibi
linn lii.lu.n.mb .llt. „n I ,,,Ml,t Ji.l/U U If, If)
I. li lu yi-i-l '.'•. Mrilu tuTuruulotr >uu du uut
.Ull  Wlmiip.iu,
No Marvellous  Mice
After he had wailed outside for ten
(11      llll-      Nil   111 I I        ll-"       IUI3      111 I l i- .. Ill l.'lll''    I    . , , , ,
have thrown the light of   advanced    °nK minute, the door wos opened on
thought on this erpat subject. ••■.■' ■*»*" llI,,t "j woman s face appear*
Recently Dr. Canltield was awarded H »' the aperture.      Good morning,
iiiti-liiiti,    began tin- street hawker m
the Ex-House Suricons' Association
prize for the best paper publl -bed
during the year. Dr. Caulfleld in
only thirty-one y»irs old. He ia an
old'Jarvis Street Collegiate nnd Upper Canada bov. He spent two year*
In the hospital- of London, Berlin.
and Vienna; was hacteriologist at thr
Toronto General Hospital fnr some
time, and is a member of the Nn
tionnl Board of Health of the United
States. He frequently lector's in
Washington and othpr medical centres,
When a student In Toronto, "A!f"
Caulfleld spent n counle of summer*
on the Stan of The Toronto Star as
Muskoka correspondent, and proved
to be one of the best correspond ent .-
The Star ever had. tf he discover-
a cure for tuberculosis. The Star will
not begrudge it« loss when he forsook journulisin for medicine.
bis Bauvest lone.-. "I have lure a lit-
tle article of universal utility. It is
called the Marvellous Mice Exterminator, and the price "
"No use," interrupted the woman
grimly. "We have no marvellous
mice in this house--only ihc ordinary
Then the door wus shut and the
hawker was once more alone.
Mrs. S.Mrs.  N.-
'Whom did
"1  don't    1
vou vole for?"
-member    his
iiame.    He
street   car
Plain Deuli
gave me h
last   week.
s seat in the
'— Cleveland
Ftf Rt-J, Weak, Weary, WatsryEytiaai
Dram* M Barbs It* In*, 11***, Ut, Mt ILM
Mtirfaa Er* SaU«, In Asaptle Tobat, 2fk. 9140
An Old-Fash lon td Actor.
The recent deatn of Dunma:) Thompson bus cuiis-.'d a number of old citi
icna to recall th* days when he lived 1
in Toronto, half a century ago.   The
house   which  he occupied  on  Wilton |
avenue, which was then looked upon
as br.ii g "up town," is still to be s.en,
uud some people can recall the home- ;
iy character 01 the actor whu wae latei !
on   to   m.ike   ""lhe   Old   Homestead" ; |t,,[V l,.ilj_(
known   throughout   Uie    length   and j -.j   '"
breadth of the continent.   Ttiouipaou
possessed  a givat many  of the rucj
qualities   Whioil   formed   tlie   appeal   Ol
Joshua Whitcomb, und he was an honest, simple soul with none of the af
flotations which ate supposed to uiiar
acterize the modern star. Thompson
might not have succeeded if he had
lived  iii  this generation,   when  the
public  aud  the  profession  lind tha. ,v	
tlie   intellectual    drama   ia   giowint , Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria.
steadily stronger,   tic was not a man \ .	
of deep education or culture, and had \ }\uW ((l)r progenitors would turn in
a quiet ooutvmpt for such things. He ; their tombs if they knew how much ot
felt quite satisfied   with  nie friend-   )t we blame on heredity I
and tne lame which tlie oue churac- j , .'	
ter brought to him, and indeed aftei ! a Household Medicine, Thoy that are
toe success of "The Old Homestead" acquainted with tho sterling properties
ho wHMt ul nn nlh*»r mipt tin., until 1 °t l»r. Thomas' Eo eotrio Oil iti tlie treat*
(ie wanted 110 oiner part,    une man j ment oI many aj|IIH.„,H would   not.  be
Honesty ih the lust policy, especi*
! ally when you wish to borrow something on your policy. -Puck.
If allowed to roam over your house
' those few iiirioceiit-lonking house Hies
inl tragedy any day. as
known to in- the principal
: agents for the spread of those deadly
' diseases, typhoid fever, diphtheria
j and smallpox.
'A professional witness has a coun-
I tmry kind of trade, hasn't he?"   "In
what way*1"   "His biggest asset is his
greatest liability."—-Baltimore Amerb
who knew him in his later years related that his old age wus peaceful
aud unvexed. and tilled with kindly
actions doue in an unassuming way.
without it in ttie house, It in truly _
housi'hold medicine nml uh it i« effective
in dealing with mnny ordinary com*
plaint? it is cheaper than u doctor, Ho,
kci-ji it ni li:iinl. :i- tin- cull fur it may
come mont unexpectedly.
Making  Trouble.
That many .  ople like to see other*
get into trouble is the opinion of an !
employe in tho health department of ,
an Ontario city, to which many com
plaints  are  made  by   citizens.
He tells, for instance, of a man who ,
telephoned to the department to tell
thut a  neighbor  was  doing  » liith- j
building or other work that the complaining one knew   l     he an  infrac- I
lion ol a city bylaw.
"1 don't want to make trouble."
laid the kicker, in a sincere tone.
Then lie added with tjreat eagerness,
"hnl if you com- up right now you'll
catch luu at it."
A   New   Disease.
The nurses in epnneotion with Ihe
medical     inspection     work     recently |
started   in  Toronto's   public   school"
are  meeting  with   some   funny   inch
A little girl wns told by 01 f lhe
nurses that sotne aliment the child !
hk'H  needed  treatment.    The young ,
iter   made   light    ol    the    I rouble  ■
"ThalV   nothing,"  she  snlo,   "Why
my chum hu- I'nr ad Ue in the leg."    .
Not  In  Extremis
Doctor "Now jest stick out yer,
tongue, Mike, and we'll soon see hnw
had yo air."
Q'rlannignn —"Faith, nn' be j libera, I
docthor, no tongue can tell how bad I
Marks—We art'
in the liriiik ol w.-ir.
Parka—Oh, tell
it t» llui..,,.1,   You
nlnrtnlatfl mnk,- n
•■ tired.
Mnrks -Don't g
■t excited.     I wai
referring tu the i
resent itate ,,! f.-.-l-
in..' existing betwi
rn mv wile and lhe
on the
W« offet you   fn*e ■ **-*,*£S>\
ihnh.n.k ihat leltiyottT
I eit  *ii..ui   horse at*-\
rttset tud huw to< ure
litem,   lull  Tor it nt
your locul dmiaiiit to write
  rau Boatoa. Mua.. for a fraa co
itk I.1..Ilir^Ouiiciin took,a» I
It That So
"Uncle Henry, why don'l ynu pull
up und moVC away Inuu thin dead little town."
"My hoy, don't yon know thnt the
older a tree grown the rtaenfir its roots
strike into the aollf"—Chicago Tri-
■   tl ti.f.ln.'l'.       It  rur-a
H|«On.   Ourb,  Hi-lin*.
■    "'
,|„.i..»t atiT'i'h" 1-"
vm flj«*-ln I'm* on a
■   ax,
M   tii."    ll-'l   Hli.«t".
.      I..III WMkS, Ul«
r,4Uil  ll  tUt*d llK'l Id
M   A...1  Ur   Innk  Fi-ii' li. "Hi:*... In, H'i-
TtmiTm on thl ll»i«i
^—\   lbsr«
. - * - -1 - -,...ii»iiii
1   VV-* *<nl   l.."MI   »
'1   .11   klMlt Ut •"!■• (Ml
.          Krinlilr*   Rt«-ln
^   uint'nm  1<l1<«    "F
■ |i U * Mil*,   .it
■ a tataw tai #"■'»■
j-i'ir   lam)   iiiimLk,
Will- ll).
dr. a. j. KMDMi. ronrtNY
•"   iMthnri rails
ien preserving straw-
R.  J.    Pallti of   Blko wu in tha
I! city Wedneaday.
A. Kerns of Moyle waa ln town on
A. S. Madtll ot Toronto waa at the
Cranbrook Wednesday.
J. H.   Wilson   of   Spokane was ln
the city Wednesday.
Don't Forget we have
the necessary kettles,
funnels, spoons,
etc., in
Enamel Ware; if you
can't call just phone 78
P. Lund, Mlsa Edith Lund and
Misu R. Couzcub ul Wardner, were
Cranbrook visitors Friday.
0. Allan, of Burlington, imt. waa
reglttered at the Cranbrook Sunday
J. A. Black ami J. H. McQuarrie.
of Vancouver were guests at tha
Crauhrook Tuesday.
L. Renwtck of Galloway was in tne i   A   0. BowU68; oaB rent,d a hoUM
city Wednesday. |at Port ateele „.„„„ „„ wlll „„,,,,
„   „. ....     , ,    during the aumraer months,
8. Chapman    ut Montreal waa   In
town Wednesday.  j   H   L   Sawyer j"j MarygTlu, was ln
-    ,, „        ...... .,        A.   U.   Fenwiek   ivks  In  town Tuea-
D. McDuugall uf Moyie waa In the I .
|clty Wednesday. ;
Frank Dickenson, ul Jartray was lu
town Munday.
I it is expected Unit the Oranbrook
team will play three gomes nt Kalis
pet,  in tlie near future.
W.  J.  Allen, of  Vancouver,    was In
the city Monday.
F. Parks & Go.
McCallum's Old Slaud
Hardware Merchants      Craubrook, B. C.
H.   B.   t'anutliers und  (I    W,   Ilm
ray   uf   NelBon   were   guests st   the
Orangeade—at    Fink's Pure     Fuu.l  Cranbruuk Friday
Pure Food Qroo?ry,
I   Burn—At     Oranbrook,   Wr-ilui'mlny,
T,  B. l.evnsseur, ul Nolsun was   u   July Titb to Mr. and Mra   a   Urldgei
gueat al the Oranbrook Friday. a daughter.
II, ll   Hicks ol Victoria was In the      It.  B,   Fleh-liei,    'I   Winnipeg,    In
olty Thursday, ipaotot lor the Monarch Life  Insur
_ _ ain't- Co.. was tn Cranbrook Friday.
L,   Qraham    Ol    Ferine was at the 	
Cranbruuk  Friday. Mr,   and    Mrs     lUadhtll   ol    Hlku.
—— well,   Oranbrook   visitors   ou Thill*
j   Davis ol Bpokana was register,.,!  day,
nt the Oranbrook Thursday.
_,  Rev   Ur   nml Mra   W   K   Allan   ol
Herman     Husks    at    Fink's     Pur*   Hunt!    WBW    raglatored    al  the Oran-
Pood Orocary brook Frldny.
w   n   OhrUtla ol Oalgary, was at      *    Carney,   ol   Kaslo,   proylnolal
lbe Cranlirook Friday. ,      ""'her  Inspector  was in   lhe oity  un
  Friday, on official iinsiuess.
0,   B.   Staples,   ol  Wyclllte  was at                                "
the Cosmopolitan  Wednesday A.   0.   Hartsha*.   ol   Macleod.   was
visiting  some ol  the  0,   P.   R.   boys
Pea Flour    tor    making   brose. al   on the operating stall on his way to
Fink's Pure Food Grocery. Creston this week.
.!   8. Foster ol Ca.gary was at the      D.   J.  Becker,  W.    J.  Dunn, David
Craubrook Thursday. Dsnholm,   J, F.   Hliu'kman   and    C,
 . Telidall    ul  Baynes  l.uke  wore regls-
A     S   Ulan    of Frank was in tbe|tered at thc Cranbruuk Friday.
city Friday. ' '
  W. H.    Shola of Wasa,   a   miniug,
Q   H   Prane and K.  H. Russell ol man, the owner ul several properties
Victoria were in the city Thursday.    !on   Lewis  Creek,   was  at  the  Cran-
 ■ brook Wednesday.
A.  0,  Lockhardt ol Vancouver was ! 	
| at the Cranbrook Friday. :    Mr.    and   Mrs.    A.  L.    McDermott
leave today on a visit to Winnipeg.
I, William Harrison intond to apply for permission to purchase 50
acres ol land, more or less, bounded
as iullows. Commencing at this post
thence west 20 chains, more or less,
to Timber License 43351, thence 40
chains to Lot 10093, thence east to
Right of Wny to point of commenc-
R ght ol Way to point ol commenc-
July 4th, 1011 Xl-H
Spokane,  Wash.
Catalogue and Rntoa on Application
Address Sister Superior.
.Special   Correspondence.
Dr. King v/tw in town on Monday
Miss Hazel Bohart returned on
Sunday from Blairmore.
Mr. C. M. Pennock went to Revelstoke on Monday to attend a meeting of the Mountain lumbermen.
MIsb Lucy Sheppard, ol Cranbrook,
spent Dominion day at her home in
Miss Beatrice Herric bas been visit-
ine for several days in Elko.
Mr i,und returned oil Tuesday Irom
a trip to Vancouver and other west-
eru points.
Fred Hnyward nnd Frank and F*b-
i'l Sheppard have been spending a tew
days visitint: In Galloway.
School closed last Frliiny anil Mr
Katun, our popular school teacher
hns decided to return to us again,
after vacation, part ol which he will
spend camping in the vicinity .it Bull
river falls,
Miss Jessie McDougall visited in
Crunbrook on Wednesday and Thursday.
Fred. Burgess, now of Cranhrook,
spent tho week end visiting at the
home ol Mr. nnd Mrs. Lund.
.fames Quick, who has been 111 for
some time in the Crnnbrook hospital
returned to town last week and Is
now working in this vicinity.
The Misses Bylander, of Jaflray,
with t.hclr brother were Wnriliior visitors lor a tew dnys thin week.
Scarlet fever Is said to hnvo broken
nut in thn homo of Mr. Manning of
the 0, P. R mill, two ol the children being ill with thle disagreeable
Mr. Adney went to Crnnbrook on
Mondny, tnkini: with him a prisoner
for trial. The result wns thnt soma
very undesirable residents bnd orders
to make tracks lor parts unknown,
which thoy promptly did.
Gua  ThelB and   R. Smeadon   came
down from Parry Creek Monday.
C. Ham of Klmberly, waa In town
R. Boulton of Wycllfle waa In   the
city Monday.
H. P. Doherty of Calgary waa ln
tbe city Monday.
H. M.    Galer, of   Vancouver spent
Sunday last lu Cranbrook.
Cranbrook   will   play   Creston   at
the latter place on July Utli.
S. D. O'Brien of Strathcona, Alta.,
was at the Cranbrook Thursday.
King George's    effigy now appears
un Canadian coins.
D. (1. Robnett of Sterling v-as    at
the Royal Thursday.
A. Masses   of   Wycllfle   was at Ihe
Royal Thursday.
L.  Johnson of Kimberley   waa   at
the Royal Friday.
H. W. Supple, of the Imperial bank
was outing at Windermere this week.
A.  E.   Henderson,   of   Bull   River
Falls was at the Cranbrook Tuesday.
Mrs. E. Scharfe al Ottawa  n»   a
Cranbrook visitor Tuesday.
R.  H.  Bohart,  of  Wardner w;.s   in
town Tuesday.
Mr.  and  Mrs.   Simon  Taylor  were
at Calgary this week.
A. 8. Raworth spent Monday In the
Crow's Nest Pass.
James Bates,  game  warden return
town Tuesday.
ed'from a   visit to    the    coast  Monday.
W   A. Meachen. of St   Mary'l Lake
was In town Tuesday.
John Adams of Heat tie was in tbe
city Tuesday.
N.  Purley of Spokane,  was at lac
Cranbrook Tuesday.
Mr. and Mrs.  J. Pa^ ia ol BeaUle,
were Cranbrook  visitors Tuesday,
H.    Craig   uf    Calgary was in the
city Tuesday.
Mr. and     Mrs.   Tadmeen   of Leth
| bridge wan In the city Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. A   Rollins return
ed Monday from a vlHlt to tbe coast.
Ed. Cmiell of Kingsgate wiih In  tlie
city Monday.
Harold  Barling    was   at    Wnrdner
last Saturday on business.
A Doyle and T. T. McVittie ol Fort
Steele were In town Tuesday.
0. O. Reader   of   Saakane waa   in
town Monday.
Creston Red Raspberries at Fink's
Pure Food Grocery.
S. G. Bradley ol Nelson, was in
the city Thursday.
I. L. Couzans af Marysville was ln
town Thursday.
Seven automobiles from Cranbrook
are now touring in the Upper Col-
I umbia valley.
L. P. Davis of Wycllfle waB transacting business at Cranbrook Monday.
Mr. and Mrs. W. Craskte ot Moose
Jaw were Cranbrook visitors on
Mr. and Mrs. G. E. Whitney of
Montreal were registered at the
Cranbrook Wednesday.
W. S. McGulre and H. C. Stewart,
of Port,and, Ore, were gueata at tbe
Cranhrook Monday.
R. Brown and H. R. Haalewood, of
Moyle were registered at the Cranbrook Monday.
A. C. Bowness and H. W. Linton,
of Vancouver, made an atitoitubile
trip to Steele on Tuesday.
Miss Daisy Haworth of OreBton
was the guest nf Nurse Scott this
Barrister G. H. Thompson was at
Fort Steele Tuesday on professional
Herman Schults, of Madison, Wis.,
a director of the lull River Power
Co., was In the city Tuesday.
Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Kaya of Loth-
bridge were Cranbrook visitors Tuesday.
McNichols and Rudolph Lotgren, cf
Jamestown, N. V., were at tho Cr.in-
brook Tuesday.
P. Handley, of Marysville was
transacting Imsinest at Oranbrook
Mrs. H. L. Sawyer of Marysville,
was shopping In Cranbrook Thursday.
A new Dominion one dollar bill la
being issued bearing the portraits ot
Karl and Countess Grey.
An address wlll be presented to
Sir Wilfrid Lnurler, upon his return
to Montreal Irom the Old country.
'When m Crnnbrook ^Ive the Prospector olllce a call, you will And
many things of interest to you.
Archie Waller is now engagod in
building a new store for the Davis
Bros, un linker street.
j "Montseratt Lime Fruit Juice,"
Ithe only genuine Liliie Juice, nt
,Fink's  Pure   Food Grocery.
I'l II. II Stanley, of Fernie, was
In tlie city Sunday and Monday, on
his way to Nolaon,
Mr. iniii Mrs. M. A. Benin, and Mr.
nnd Mrs. W. F. fluid were untitle, at
Wasa Friday nnd Saturday.
Itiinil foremen Will. Niililes lelt. on
Friday with n gang of men to work
on n road in the vicinity of llyan,
Mr. nnd Mrs. T. J. Bnrr nf .lohnnn-
sburg, 8. A., wero registered at the
Oranbrook Thursday.
They   will
be   away   for  about   a
The Liberal party of Cranbrook
needs more oil. And it will still need
a still larger amount after the meeting of July llth.
The Spokane Chamber of Commerce
special train passe,I through Oranbrook early Wednesday morning, on
itB return from Calgary.
One hundred and sixty-two thousand farm hands will be required this
year to harvest the grain crop of the
three prairie provlncea.
B. F. Wallace and W. S. Stanley of
the Prospector staff paid a business
trip to Fernie on Saturday, returning on Sunday.
A number of settlers from Sprague,
Wash., passed through Oranbrook on
Tuesday en route for Alberta, where
they intend to take up a homestead.
Lark  Langan and   Curtis   Langan
went east on a holiday trip Tuesday
they will be away about three
Harry Drew of Kimberly, was in
town Tuesday for the purpose of attending n meeting of tho District
Conservative Association.
Major W. B. Lindsay writes to the
eflect tbat the advisibiltty of the construction of an armoury at Cranhrook Is being considered.
Mrs. F. E. Simpson, who has been
visiting friends ln Cranbrook for the
past two weeks returned to her home
at Kamloops Wednesday,
A few more days of this sunshine,
and baying will commence in the
Kootenay valley. The hay crop in
the vicinity of Crnnhrook In unusually heavy.
Arrangements are being made, and
It la eipected that Whltellsh wlll he
here tn play Cranhrook this afternoon.
Lot us mail you an assortment of
over 100 views In and around the
city of Crunbrook. They are contained In our special Coronation
number of the Prospector, price 25c.
wrapping and mailing 10 c. extra.
Meteorological      registry   for    the
month of June.
Thermometer, minimum 39,
Thermometer, maximum 92.
Rain fall, over one Inch nnd n half.
A. A. Gilbert of Cranbrook, and
Miss E. G. Baird of Ottawa,, were
unitod in marriage hy the flov. 0, O.
Main nn Monday last, st the residence of Mr. L. T, Leveuile.
When ynu think of cleanliness
you naturally think of Fink's Pure
Fond Grocery — Cleanliness and
Fink's Pure Food Grocery arc always connected.
The niuiiai'i'iueiit ot tho Willson
theatre hns secured n splendid line of
lllms of the Coronation, which will
be presented next Monday. These
lllms nre said to he the llucst ever
produced of any similar event.
EitUric Restorer for Men
PhOiDhODOl mtoiM avail atrva laths body
y . in in propar l.niloo; mitral
•Im aad vitality. Prematura decay and all aeiaal
tnakaeia annul it eaet. Pkaiphaaol win
aiaka yua a 0l» nun. Price Ua boi. et two fol
u   Miiltdtoinyiddrm. nslMsaUonig
10,000   READERS
The ''Prospector" is going
to have 1()()00
We .in' Iii inly convinced that there are a
great mail) people in tin' City and District
who il" nut  regularly  read an   home  paper.
Why is this, we ask?
Is it because you can't afford the usual
price asked?   We meet your case.
Is it because you have not received the
city and district news? We are
making special preparations for
this   recognized   growing   need.
To help ymi in the lirsl part and by keeping to
the letter nl the second is just what we do in
making you this unusual oiler.     We  otter  you
One Year One  Dollar, or Fifty
cents for six months
This Offer only lasts from July 1st to July 31st, 1911
Cranhrook.      -      British Columbia
Grand     Drawing
hor an up-to-date
Woth $860.00
On display in Show window of CCS.
A Second prize of a new  baby
Ticket    $1.00
A kid named Hobert Basse, killed
484,3211 Hies on a fly-killing competition laat week. If he should Lupin n
to get to Bonner's Kerry and try his
hand on mosquitoes he might prove
to be a wonder.
A party consisting nf Dr. Miles, Or.
Bell, Jas. Campbell and McCreery.
made an automobile trip to tbe Windermere country last Saturduy, returning on Monday. They report
having a very nice trip.
Baldwin tt.Lancaster have a contract for the installation of a water
works at Wllmer. J. Lancaster left
nn Monday's stage to make tho
necessary preparations lor commencing work.
The local Orange Lodge will attend church service on Sunday, July
9th at the Baptist Church, and cordially invite any visiting brethren.
It. W. Bro. H. O. Upoller, Grand
Chaplain of Saskatchewan will
Scobell's Liquor, Tobacco
and Druj- Cure *3T*\*******
Alculici], Tobaao unit l)nian, It coiiirterurti lhe
tllctli almost fii'.ii,iiily leiiiuvi-s all craving*.
Allri Ink Ins (lie Irnntniciil llieiu v. ill never be any
need tiWrlnli InloxtcuriL er me itrugi ukiiIii. Con
be gliun reciiUy, We Imve yet to Item ul une
Millie. Mailed under eeiiurale cover to nnv nil-
ill,--.   l'ilrefS.I<lli„>. ur II lnttH lul'Illllll   Tba
Suuu.ll Drug Co., lit. t'Mharlnal, Uut,
A fatal accident at Abe Korae-
man'a camp at Skookumchuck on
Wednesday when D. Montgomery was
killed by a Ing jumping the flume.
The remains were brought to Cranbrook and arc in charge of Undertaker W. R. Beatty.
A substantial residence situated
within one minutes walk of the gov.
ernment buildings, $1.10(1 ls asko.l,
terms can be arranged to suit i'iii-
chaeor. Apply at the Prospector olllce lor further information.
I A meeting of tlie farmer's Institute,
'will be held In the Committee rooms
of the V. M. 0. A. on Monday evening next. .lohn Terry, poultry
specialist, will give an address, also
R, M. Wlnslow wlll speak on Orchards.
The loenl stnll of the 0, P. It. went
to Wardner Sunday last In nn ante
uiolilli' thnt wns lilted with an nr
rangeinent to eiinble It to run on t!.i.
railway track. A quick trip was
made which waa thoroughly enjoyed
by ths itifl.
is pretty high in this shop. It bas
to be to maintain the reputation we
have earned for harness that can be
relied upon. We particularly Invite a
call from those who have experimented with cheap mall-order harness.
to tbem that not alone ls our harness Infinitely superior, hut also tbat
Counting express, freight or other
charges, they have really paid more
for the poor than we charge f,,i- tbe
The Cranbrook Trading Co., Ltd.
B.   C.
Insist on having nothing
but   the     BEST   In
Builders'   Hardware
we are supplying, giving entire satisfitcliuu
to s'jme of the largest contractors
iu these parts.
Let us quote you prices
J.   D.   McBRIDE
Shelf   and   Heavy   Hardware
(). ti. Kriz/i'll wan in town Wednrs
day. Mr. ami Mrs. Yvl/.wll have just
returned from Worlds whoro they
hnve retridiMl for tho pnst yoar. Dut
tho fond recollections of the Crow's
Neat induced them to return to Pernio.
Thc Board of rnilwny commissioners have decided that nil railways
are uompolled to furnish Hoards of
Trade with certain information regarding freight niton over the companies lines In this or other parts of
the Dominion.
Uarnum aaid—"Tlio people like to
he humhUKKod,'' hut then Onrnum
wasn't In thc grocery husiness.
Tho public only come hack to the
place whero they got, value for
their money, something thoy ' nie
always sure of when thoy huy at
Pink's   Pure   Food   Grocery.
llev. J. V. Wanton won tn town several iIiivh this week, slinking hands
with old time friends. Mr. Weston Ih
an old time Crnnhrook Ito, nml hns a
large circle of Ultimate frlcndfl, all of
whom wore plefttied to hoc him. Mr,
Weston Is now located tn Onlgftry.
Dr. de Van's Female Pills
A reliable French regulator; never fail*. Tlieia
phll art exceedingly piwerlnl In regulating Ih-)
generative portion of the fern nte iy stem.   KeluU
........ »*_  j. fifft -,-• told ll
all cheap Imitation*.   Dr. da
Take a Hint
from tlie law wurda wa aay in thla
advancement. Soft drlnlta wlll
quench tlie tblrat aa well aa anything
you can drink. The many different
thlnga that we bottle are all made of
pure materials and they are good for
the health aa well aa for quenching
tbe tblrat.
Our bottled goods not only taste
better but are better to uae thau ordinary water.
P. O, BOX Hill.
On July 12th tbe Orangemen of
Ci un brook will vlalt Creston, and a
aplenilid program haa heen arranged
for them.   The railway offlclale have
» ttiat, or three lor 110.   Mailed to any addreie,  ■*"   **"""    **•'***** »»"■"
* laakau Drag Co., M. CMhariaea, Oa* promised apaoial train ear fine.


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