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You can pay more, hut can not
buy a purer or better mini'.kai.
tfKJje ��ailtj Canadian
THE   DAILY  ��� _<-**mJIAN
Will  be delivered    every evening    at
your door for
VOLTJMB  2.     No.   203
Fifty Cents a month
Has To Pay All
Debts and Claims
lachinefT slip   Construction  Companies Both Repudiate Liability���
-���    Hook ���ores To Investigate.
Ottawa, Jan. si.    ini|...M.ani    i.-w.ia
Ion/-, are expeclctt   in r a-ilmi   wiih
(Ui fallen Quebec lu ..!.������      \\���b .. \,��� ��� .v
�� bringing these .   .      ���      M..11I     nu.-
, tUOVe for a tb.il..... I.   -  ���..aiiiiia.iti..u   1...
general commit''' ��� ' "" " "<
elation to the f-i 1 n.-, ���-, ���-. Mi. M..m
raata parllamenl 1.. 1.1..1.. ii.. ini..ii<i;a!
Id* o* the matte 1 .an.l tin- >'���.;,u, ���*,,,,.:
uestlon aa well.
If the lnveBtlgatl   :.  should l,e giaiil.'d,
nd  there  are   ll." -    wm.  1 >> 11.-v.-   th.
overnmenl will  l.tusa-  it, s.mh.- spicy
retaila will be  �� x 1 ��� ��� - ��� s     it   >    un.iri
' tood for  lnsluii.*     thai   th.-   .-..mpany
hlch  had   the   uiial.TtaUini:   in   aiiiu...
ad invested  but  a   small  .sum   in   the
cheme, and it ia not i.-nuiii that  that
mall investment   was   an   a ash.     As  a
latter of fact,- it is  h. .!,���.. d that  th..
. roject waa so fluaiu-. ,1  l.y   the govern
lent that tbe company  si.....I  to  make
U   the  profits   while   th.-   eoiini ry   put
p aH the money, anal stood to shoulder
be  losses. If any  should  lae  incurred.
oa   lt  turns out the   loss   v.ill   In.   a11.11-
10US.     All   the  bonus.-.-   giv.-n   l>>    ihe
arovlnce and city oi quai,..' hav.- 1... n
Mwallowed up, 111 ut son,,. %������'���".""" ..I  the
tomlnlon subsidy has con. . lu addition
'Jjfajte ls a debt an  *' i >  to the ,.n-
nicut. and all   ".���������   'I"'  i.mtiir.    ba*.
Ihow   for  this   out lay    is   a   mass   ail
,   apparently,   is   not   the   worst
Of  the  case.    The   $1.Mii'.naiil   bor-
from the government  was secur-
tho government   1 nu,,  the   Hank
treal.    I'pot,  this sum lhe aoiin*
ia paying ral.-s  1.1   int. 1.1*1   Mirying
4  to   7   I'.'i    .'.nt       Ai    'he   la.war
Igure  the  Cos'   of   this   aa'i'a.nuiia.ilutia.n
���S   (182,000   per   .nun    01    *!'������     |.ei
~"t*onth. Aa th. I'limiiany is a I,mil. it
lompany lt Is not likely to pu> tin- $1.-
100.000. Tfcera-loi. . that sum and lhe
.nterest upon it   ><nll   >������    a cbarga-  upon
���Uie people for all tun.   10 i'<     <>f >h>-
"letalto Of thla hiiata. loss, parliament has
not yet been Informed.   There is a feel-
lag current that  every   dollar  must   he
accounted     for     before   any   action   is
taken with reference  to  tl,.-  enterprise.
It !���   also   the   general   opinion    thai
the responsibility tor the calamity must
ha  fixed  upon   the   riuht   parties.     The
.bridge  compau.     mini,     >>'.';    to    ha,.
l<fWied   the   structure,   alius   not   accept
t*M reapODSllii 1: <      anil   tin    I'aunpan.    al
Phoonlxvllle,   l'a .   which   supplied   the
Smaterial, also n pu.liates the 1.1.une. 'lhe
'Situation mean, mat tie ll.alllllv pa s.s
���f to the country tor. while Uie i'ho.niv
- vllle oompany una a.-lint', lor the I'm
be Bridge'oompany. the latter company
was practically carrying on the work as
the agent of the li..minion pun nini'lil.
This   view     of      the      ease    makes    111.'
treasury liable to the bass ami for the
damages which will have to he paid
to the friends of ih.mm i>  pom  follows
WOOSe lives   >'        lelltiie.l   aawilr...   to 111.'
tall of tlie striieiuie.
Sanlllg thai   tin-   cm.'nun.'ill   i.s   most
. IKtely  responsilile.   ilu-   ,pn nil,,,,   parlia
I ment proposes 1 > ���.-��� < ���������.i '��� um .1.-0. ���
of aupervlsion n ,-\, u. .1 om > 'hi- i.uii.i
iU* Of the  Innh.e.      I>"I   il   supa i-vlna-   Ilia*
11S?  Dill   II   see   lhal   the   s peel Ileal iaallM
"" WOUld give  a   Iniilce   siroiia',  1 1111,ml,   n>
Mar the weii'lu ihat  wa.. 10 he placed
Upon UT Hi.l il im-p. el Ua' mali-rial '.'
Did It t��Ht   Hi'1   workmanship anal  wiiieh
lonatructi.     nom   iin-   i,.iiiin.iu m
Until the a <i<] . li it ehaiy.a'il lhal no
lUpervUlo w.i really ever, iso,I I.a Ilie
admiaUtliiii   1:    and  that  lhe aoiinlia  hus
It tntO the SI'I'll pa'  till', ill I'I,   lie;-, leet.     I'll IS
M Of  the   poillls   111.1     Ihi'   eoininillee
U clear   up      The     11.111..1     ihat     th.
aneP tJftOt'olli'h    iliveslij;alii.ll    in    current.
i    ihQWld   this    i'i'1'. lo    he    llll.'.    III.   le    Will
^_l dissatisfaction, both ln parlla-
d in the country.
and alleging that It has In its possession proofs that when George 11. Druce
Originally made a claim for the title
and estate of the late Duke of Portland
and organized a company to support
these claims, he was aware that a tle-
scendeni or the older branch with prior
claims to his own, was actually living
ami that ha- entered upon an agreement
with this person who was to keep in
the hack  ground.
Veregin,    High    Priest   of    Doukhobprs,
Issues Despotic Orders.
Buchanan, Jan. BI,���The IJaaiikliohors
are becoming greatly dissaiislied wltli
ihe arbitrary methods being exercised
by Peter Veregin their leader, to whom
thi'y have attributed more than ordinary powers. A few weeks ago he issued
a manifesto to lhe effect that all cattle,
horses, sheep and poultry be sold, except twenty horses and twenty cattle
lor the three bundled communists living in the vicinity. The poultry has
been disposed ol and sale of cattle and
horses is being curried ou. Now, this
week, a new order came along forbidding the use of lea, coffee and sugar,
and thai all cups, saucers, etc., shall heat once returned to lhe commissary department at Veregin. He also suited In
his communication that even in case of
the illness ot any member uo lea, coffee
or sugar, ln any form, should he given,
aud that if Cod could not or would not
sustain life, then they would have to
die and go t,j heaven���for the will of
Coal would have to be strictly obeyed.
II Is the prevailing opinion here annum
the better Informed Donkhobors that
Peter has become possessed of sufficient property to satisfy all bis personal
needs and is growing tired of the
trouble and inconvenience lo him neces-
sltaicd by the government of these dependent people, and is desirous of ridding himself of these arduous duties by
ala nying to them all the necessities of
life until disgust will grow Into distrust
and thereby cause all the communist!
to renounce his leadership.
Big    Financial    Enterprises    in    Mexico
and   Washington  Said  to   Be
Already  Floated.
Spokane, Jan. 31.���With the Idea of
establishing the Canadian branch bank
system under a state charter and creating a chain of at least live banks In
Btastern Waahington, the British-American bank, backed by Canadian capital,
has been organized to do business in
Spokane. At the head of the bank will
be A. C. Fltiinerfelt.
While the new bank lias given its
capital as $100,000 in its application for
a state charter, this Is only a nominal
capital, which win be Increased to at
least $l.,nlii.00ii before the bank opens
for business. It is expected to bo in
operation by April 1.
Canadian banks have been doing business in the United States for years
under their own government's charter,
bul this Is the flrsi attempt of Canadian
capital to adopt the Canadian banking
system ba the United Stales under a
state charier for the renson that the
laws governing United States national
banks forbid their having branches, but
the state laws of Washington permit it-
Mexico. Jan. ssi.���lt is reported that
Canadian    Interests    which   are   closely
Identified with the Bank of Montreal
are promoting tip. merging ot the National Hank of Mexico and the Hank of
London and Mexico,
Ii is stated thai plana for this merger
have almost reached the paaitit of consummation, and thai the new institution will be one ol the strongest financial concerns on the continent.
The Canadian inter..sts will hold a
large block of the stock. Those same
Interest*, have invested more than $15.-
000.000 In gold In electric power entiu
prisa-s in Mexico, and hav,- other hig Industrial projects under consideration.
The   D'uce   Conspiracy.
^���n, Jan. 81.���Tho    Dally Chron-
S^Hrlnls   nu   article   *fhls    morning.
HbiiimuK it, length, purporting to
���>��� ������exposure   ot   tho  Druco   bubble
Standard  Acquires  South  Africa.
London, Jan. 81.���The correspondent
of the Daily Mail at Dublin announces
in a despatch that the Standard Oil
Company has enquired the South African trading interests of the Shi'll transport and trading compuny limited, thus
establishing a monopoly In South Africa.
All Generals.
Sun    Salvador. Republic of Salvador,
Jan.  31.���Advloel  received    here today
from Honduras report that the ..lections Just held Ihere resulted In a
���weeping victory for General Miguel
Davilas as prealdenl <>r the republic
General Dlenlso Oullerfel was elected
Presented to Legislative
Constitution of Governing Bodies and
Their Powers and Duties���Rests
on Popular Basis.
Details of the Bill to Establish and
Incorporate a University for the Province of liritish Columbia, bill No. 14 of
the session of 1908, are now to hand.
The various offices, chancellor, convocation, board of governors, senate,
aud faculties, are created and provision
made for filling them.
Provision is made for the acquisition
and holding of property by the corporation and it is distinctly specified that
no real property of the university ni ly
in- expropriated, though the university
may when necessary expropriate other
The chief enacting clause, No. 8, is
as   follows:
The university shall, so far as and to
the full 1-xtent which its resources from
time to time permit, provide for:
Such instruction in all branches of
liberal education as may enable students to become proficient in and qualify for degrees, diplomas and certificates In science, commerce, arts, litc-ra-
tcre. law, medicine, and all other branches of knowledge:
Such   Instruction   especially,   whether
theoretical, technical, artistic or otherwise, as may be of service to persons
engaged or about to engage In 'he inaa-
ulactures, mining, engineering, agricultural, and industrial pursuits of the
Province of Hritish Columbia:
Facilities for tlie prosecution of orig-
Ina! research in science, literature, arts.
medicine, law and especially the applications of science:
Such fellowships, scholarships, e.vni-
bitions. prizes and rewards and pec-m-
iary and other aids ns shall facilita-.e
or encourage proficiency in the subjects
taftghl In the university and a,so Original research in every branch:
Such extra-collegiate and extra-university instruction and teaching as may
be recommended by tbe Senate.
Tbe tirst convocation is to consist of
all graduates of universities of the Bl!t-
lsb (Umpire, who have been resident of
the province for two years, and Who
register, paying a fee of $2, six weeks
before the date of the lirst meeting,
uotlee of which must bo given for at
least three months In the Gazette, an 1
aiso a.f -5 other persons to be appointed by the liouteniint-governor-iu-cou >C
The government and administration
of the university and the making cf a,l
appointments are entrusted to the bo,id
of governors consisting of tne chanca.l-
lo; and the president exoillelo, and
nine other members appointed ��y the
lieutenant - governor- in -council,    each
holding offlce for six years, except lhe
lirst aiapointi.es.
The chancellor ls to be elected by
convocation, the president by the board
of governors.
The senate, will,  the usual  powers
and duties of a senate. Is composed us
Thai minister of education, the Chancellor and the president of the university, who shall be chairman thereof]
The deans and professors of each if
the  faculties:
Three members to be appointed bv
the lieutenant-governor In council.
The superintendent of education, the
principals of the normal schools.
One member elected by she high
school principal! and assistants who
are actually engaged  ln teaching:
One member elected by the Provincial
Teachers' Institute organized under subsection le) of section (7) of tho "Public
Schools Act":
One member to be elected by tho governing body of every affiliated college
or school In this province:
Fifteen members to bo elected by the
convocation from the members thereof.
It hi specifically provided thnt the
university shall be absolutely non-sectarian,   Without   any   religious   tests   for
teachers or students, but denominational oolleges tuny be afflllated.
Waa,111 11   are   specifically   declared   to
be entitled it, all privileges equally with
men, as teachers or student!.
New   York's   Second   Financial   Excitement Still Continues.
New York, Jan. 31���The Oriental Hank
on which a run of depositors started
yaaterday, did not open for business.
Notice was posted on lhe door announcing that the bank was closed by order
of the slate Superintendent of banks.
The Oriental is a stale bank at 184
Hroadway, capitalized at $750,000. According to its last statement it owed to
iidiviilual depositors $7,5715,811, and to
hanks, bankers and brokers $S1,477,252.
lt has a surplus fund of $1)12,000 and
undivided profits of $30:1,947. G. S.
Leonard, a slate bank examiner, was
placed in charge of the Institution this
morning. A branch of the Oriental
bank ut 122 Hroadway was also closed.
A line of depositors was formed in front
of the main offices ln Hroadway this
at an early hour and when the time for
opening arrived there were about 75 depositors in line, some of them had been
standing for several hours in the cold.
As soon as the closing was announced
this line melted away. The recent
troubles Of the Oriental date from the
failure of the Borough Hank of Brooklyn and the National Trust in October
last. The Oriental was a depository
for the capital slock of the Trust company when it was organized last fall by
Win. Gow aud others. When the Borough Hank closed It was discovered
that the Oriental bank had loaned ot
$250,000 and it was asserted that this
was returned to the Oriental as part oT
the capita] stock of the International
Tiust company.
Justice Dowling Sums up Evidence and
Leaves Thaw's   Fate to  Jury
for  Second   Time.
Now York, Jan. 31.���Ky noon today
the fate of Harry K. Thaw probably
will he In the hands of Uie jury. The
lawyers have finis-lied their summing up
aud Justlee Dowling begun his exposition of ihe law in the-jo&M when court
convened this morning. As soon as it
is finished the jurors will retire to the
Stuffy little room near the court room
where the trial has been held, there to
remain until they have agreed upon a
verdict or until tlie court loses hope of
their ever reaching  an  agreement.
Mr. Littleton for the defence argued
that there was nothing in the evidence
to show that Thaw was sane hen he
killed Stanford White. On the other
hand District Attorney Jerome declared
that there was nothing in the evidence
to show Thaw to be insane and everything to show that the killing of White
was premeditated murder. Between
these two extremes the jury must decide. They have tne ground for a compromise verdict of murde; in the second degree, or manslaughter in the first
degree. A verdict of not guilty carries
with it, under the plea made, the excuse of Insanity, and if it is rendered,
the district attorney will move at once
thut Thaw be committed to the Mattewan asylum for the criminally insane.
If a verdict of not guilty is rendered,
Thaw probably will be sent to the
asylum where he will remain until released by Judicial proceedings.
New York, Jan. 31.���In closing his
charge Justice Dowling impressed Upon
the jury the responsibility which was
theirs, telling them that they should
bear in mind that upon their verdict
depended the life or liberty of the prisoner. "Your verdict must not be Influence by any matter outside the record," said he, "neither passion nor
sympathy should sway in your deliberations. You must decide the issue solely
upon your calm, dispassionate Judgment
as to the weight, credibility and meaning of the testimony. Nor are you concerned with the punishment that may
follow a verdict of guilty al your hamls.
Your sub' function is to determine if
any crime has been committed. Its
grade, and leave the question of punishment to those responsibility for its Imposition."
Justice Dowling told the jurors they
should bear in mind that the prisoner
is presumed to be Innocent until the
jury has been convinced beyond a reasonable doubt tbal he is guilty, and that
the burden of proof rests upon the
prosecution throughout. He told them.
however, that this did not mean that
Ihe district attorney must prove hla
case beyond every possible doubt bnt
that he must prove every material element in his case. It was for the jurors
themselves to judge of the credibility
of witnesses and it was within their
power to accept or reject the testimony
Of any witness, in whole or In part.
Credulous Scientist.
London, Jan. 81.���Sir Oliver Joseph
Lodge, tho noted scientist at a meeting of the Physical Research Society
yesterday, expressed credence In the society's claim that It has received spirit
messages from the late Edmund flaer*
ney, Richard HodgSOD and Frederick
Myers, the messages being received
through the medium of Mesdames Pipe
������ aud Verrull.
Earned Most of Dominion Bounties
Opposition Members Offer Resolutions
at Ottawa���Canada From
,  Ocean to Ocean.
Ottawa, Jan. 31.���P. D. Monk gives
notiee of a resolution thut In the execution of public works requiring technical knowledge, the government
should, as far as possible, utilize the
services of young men engaged in tbe
p...suit of technical studies in Canadian institutions, so as to permit of their
ai plying with profit during vacations,
knowledge acquired by them during
periods ol tuition.
Dr. Keid gives notice of a bill to
amend the passenger ticket act pro-
vialing for the Issuance of 500 and IUUU
mile tickets at a rate not exceeding two
cents a mile.
During ithe twelve years that the
iron and steel bounties have been in existence the Dominion has paid a sum
o' $5,108.1123 as bounty ou pig iron, $4,-
4511,5^0 lor steel ingots, 11,241,473 on articles manufacture*, irom steel. The
bounty on lead amounts to J472.S43.
During the past lour years there has
been paid out on crude petroleum $1.-
Jloose Jaw, Jan 31.���Robert Glm-
mel, a prominent young tanner of ut-
l'ulo Lake, was killed yesterday afternoon lu a hockey matcii at Tuxford between the Moose Jaw aud Hanley
teams, lu a scrimmage Gimtnel fell
on the heel of another player's skate
which pierced his left groin. He died
in less than an hour. Uimmel was 25
years of age and unmarried. He was
a prominent football player and athlete.
Toronto, Jan. 31.���As a result of a
dispute over a transaction in 1.00,000
shares of Cobalt mining stock, J. H.
Schlund, a citizen of the United States
at present living in Toronto, is suing C.
A. Foster for $70,000 and 20,000 shares
of stock. *
Montreal, Jan. 31.���The Empress of
Ireland was 65 miles north of Sable Island ut 1.33 a.m.
Toronto. Jan. 31.���Justice Clute has
dismissed the action of Joseph Myers
against the Copeland-Chatterson company of this city for Jlo.'OOO damages.
Myers alleged lhat he was harassed and
provoked by the directors into resigning the position of general manager.
Returns to the provincial board of
health from 752 divisions of the province show that small pox, scarlet fever,
diphtheria and measles have been more
prevalent in the month of Deeemlier
than in the corresponding month of a
year ago.
Preparations    for   Celebration   of   New
Year  at   Midnight���Number  In
Metropolis Now 12,000.
Now York, Jan. 31.���Chinatown ls
agog for the celebration of the departure of the old and the advent of the
new Chinese year. The new year 4605,
Chinese reckaaning, comes in at midnight tonight. The Chinese pay homage to the departing as well as the approaching year, for they hold that, as
the fate of man hangs on the smile or
frown of a departing ancestor, so lt is
with the passing years���they should be
smiling as they go.
So Mott, Doyer and Pell streets are
prepared to Illuminate tonight from end
to end. With the Chinese coloy In New
York, numbering about 12.000 individuals, the New Year's celebration lasts
about a week. During that time there
will be little business transacted. The
celebration ls almost entirely social. It
Is a time of feasting and music. Kvery
caller ls treated to bird nest soup,
slinrks fins, tlsh maws, Chinese candy
and preserves, pickled eggs and many
other strange concoctions.
From house to house stroll the little
groups, and although Chinese children
are kept pretty close at home all the
rest of tbe year, at New Year's time
they are seen In the street ln great
numbers, all of them dressed in the
very best pantaloons and jackets that
their   parents  can  afford.
Noise ls an essential part of a Chinese festival of any kind. Firecrackers,
big and little, are exploded in great
quantities. Intermingling with this
roar is the clang of gongs, the clashing
of cymbals, the beating of queer little
pigskin drums, and sounds from the
harsh and untuned flageolets and shrill
ilules. Only a son of the Flowery Kingdom can recognize iu this noise a semblance lo music.
Tne Chinese theater lu Doyle street
has been closed the past three alays to
give the actors au opportunity to celebrate Ilie iNew Year. During the coming week they will have little chance
tor rest or recreation, for the New Year
is the harvest time for Chinese managers and Thespians. Tomorrow the
theater will reopen with a matinee, the
only daylight performance given In all
the year. The play chosen from the
company's repertoire of 400 Yuen plays
is a pretty trille called "Sixteen Man-
alurin. Only Three bad." lt is one
of the so-called king plays, which
means, among other things, that the
aciors will all wear their most gorgeouB
costumes, which are really very beautiful fabrics. For the New Year's matinee the orchestra will be augmented
by the addition of six pairs of brass
gongs   and  five   tom-toni^.
Not the least of the New Year ceremonies of the Chinese is the workshop
of their throneless king, * Confucious.
With them he takes lhe place of Mohammed or Buddha. JJales of red
prayer slips have been prepared to appease the gods.
Advertisement for Carpenters Sent From
Nelson   to   Eastern   Cities���
Swindler Disappears.
Several weeks ago an advertisement
appeared In the Montreal Star, to the
effect that there was a scarcity of carpenters in the Kootenay, and that good
men would be provided with work I fare
paid) on senaliug $1 to Alfred Davis,
Hoover street, Nelson. A few days ago
Chief of Police Carroll received a letter
from the east enclosing the advertisement aud asking him if the advertiser
was a tellable person. The chief made
inquiries aud finally came to the conclusion that the affair was one that demanded further investigation. He discovered that a number of letters had
been delivered to some one who lived
at the address given in the paper, and
that there were still a number of letters
at the postoffice not yet delivered.
Yesterday afternoon Policeman Ellis
was detailed on the case. He first learned that the letters were generally called
for at about 3 o'clock ln the afternoon.
Shortly before that hour he secreted
himself at the postoffice and remained
for half an hour or so, when two young
women inquired at the wicket for letters addressed to Alfred Davis. When
they departed the officer followed them
up, and found that one of the young
women entered a busiuess place aud
called out one of the employees. She
hauded him a registered letter, and
shortly afterwards the man went down
tc the postoffice. In the meantime the
chief came along, and in company with
Policeman Ellis the two women and the
man were kept in sight until near five
o'clock, when they were joined by a
fourth party. Then the policeman requested the four of them lo come up to
the police station.
There they were closely questioned,
and one of the men who lives at the
address given told the following story.
Seme wc. Sts ago, he said, he met Davis,
who on further acquaintance informed
him that he expected a number of letters from the east and as he would be
out of the city a great deal he would
ltke to use the street address of his
new acquaintance. No objection was
taken to this, and the letters as received were handed over to the young man
tj whom they were addressed. The
other day this young man again called
and said be was about to leave for Vancouver and would like to have his et-
ters forwarded to a given address at
the terminal city. It was stated by the
lour people tu tho police office lhat al*
rtady some of the mail had been forwarded, und tnat the letters which ar-
rived yesterday would be sent on tonight.
The story, as told by the two men,
was most convincing, and the chief of
police, after hearing this story, decided
to no longer deprive them of their liberty. In the meantime the chief of police at Vancouver has been notified, and
the last chapter of the story has yet to
be   written.
Metals and Stocks.
Silver and lead each aleclined a point
today. Granby strengthened slightly on
the asked price, while Dominion Copper
dropped one point.
John Burns Foreshadows
Huge Cutlay
British Labor Leader Says Present
Methods Are Unscientific���Bod-
get Awaited.
London, Jan. 31.���Participating in
the debate in the house of commons
last night on the question of the unemployed, John burns, president of the
local government board and labor leader in the house, denounced au unscientific the distribution ol religious, philanthropic and private charity which he
declared was usually misapplied, and diverted to wrong persons. Ue told oue
of his own experiences recently when
alter an otUcia, tuiicliou he joined two
thousand ot the unemployed at tue Victoria *t-mbauKiueut.
"1 was in my court dress," he Bald,
"but pulled my bowler hat over my
eyes aud looked miserable, and I got
my bowl ol soup and hunk of bread-"
Mr. Hums moved tue rejection of an
amendment to the address regretting
that the King's speech had not recommended legislation dealing with the
unemployed question, and the amendment was defeated by 1��6 to 146. An
Incidental remark made by Mr. burns
during his speech that the scheme of
Herbert H. Asquith, the chancellor of
the exchequer, for old age pensions
would provide for a million 1-a.ople at-
i 'icted , much attend'.r. i^a.--rward-s.
Nothing hitherto has leaked out in reference to the intentions of the government but it was generally assumed that
it would purpose a penBion of five shillings weekly in certain cases. If so Mr.
Asqulth'B scheme would entail the an*
uual expenditure of   ��S 13,000,000.
Methodist     Minister     Praises     Roman
Priests' Control  Over Aliens.
San Francisco, Jan. 31.���More than
100 delegates and many more visitors
attended the first inter-denominational
missionary conference ever held on this
coast at Calvary Presbyterian church
yesterday, bishop John Waldon of New
York, secretary of the board of missions of the Methodist church, was the
principal speaker yesterday. That tho
condition of the city is better for the
making of citizens than the conditions
Of rural life, was the startling statement
made by the bishop. "I trust the interests of this country to the people of
the cities sooner than to any other section of your country's population," he
said. The bishop paid a high tribute
to the Roman Catholic church. "Aside
from any consideration of the religious
value of the Roman church," he said,
"its priests are a mighty police power
for the preservation of order among the
alien population of American citieB."
Bear Baring His Claws.
Odessa, Jau. 31���A despatch haa been
received here from Julia on tlie ltusso-
Perslan frontier saying that the situation at Tabriz ls , xtremely critical. The
revolutionaries are ln possession of the
town and their numbers are constantly
increasing. Bands ot Insurgents march
through the streets of Tabriz, looting
and terrorizing the people. The government has no control over the situation.
The European residents have barricaded themselves In their houses and have
appealed to the Russian consul for Cos-
sucks. The viceroy of the Caucasus
has ordered Russian troops to Julfa to
be ln readiness for any emergency.
New York's Lunatics.
Albany, Jan. 31.���According to tho
10th annual report of the state commission in lunacy submitted to the legislative assembly today, there are more Insane women ln the state than men. Tho
whole number of committed insane ln
October, 1907, was 29,093; men 13,297,
women 15,106. The number of Inmates
of the two criminal asylums at Mattewan and Danemora was 1,014, private
licensed Institutions 977. The net Increase for the year In all institutions
was 791. The total number of received
on original committments waa 10,165.
L 1 ~_ Daily Canadian*
Clothing,    Gents*   Furnishings
and Boots and Shoes
Is beginning to arrive.
In about another week we will be able to offer full lines
in these goods, and can promise you the best value ever offered in the city.
In the meantime it will pay you to await their arrival
before making your purchase. ���
Imperial Bank of Canada
Head Office:   Toronto.
Capital Authorized   S10,000,000    Capital  Paid Up  ...
r Rest    $4,860,000
D. R. WILKIE, President.
HON. ItOBEliT JAFFRAY, Vice-President
Branches in British Columbia:
Interest  allowed  on  deposits   from date of deposit and credited quarterly.
inblson bmainch *i*   JV1��   LAY,   Mananei*.
The Royal Bank of Canada
Incorporated  A.  D.   1869.
 $3,900,000     Reserve  Fund ,  ��4,390,000
Unexcelled facili'iee for the transaction
of all kinds of  Banking  Business,
savings Bank Department, and
interest credited Quarterly on
Savings Bank Accounts.
on Application, in Large, Medium
or Pocket Size.
Nelson Branch, G. A. SPINK, Manager.
Published six aiajB a week ny the
Baker St..  Neisou, B. C
UnoBCrtptlon rates. Mi oentl a month delivered
in tho city, or 15.00 a year II sum lay mail, when
palal ln advance.
AdvertlElui; rates on application.
All monies pal.t in settlement ot The Dally
Cauadiaau accounts, either la" subscription,! air
advertising, must be receipted lor on the printed
forms ol tlie Company, other receipts are not
Friday, January 31,  1908.
Returns brought down in the house
or commons show; that in  twelve years
Canada hus paid a trifle over $13,000,1	
or a little over $1,000,000 a year, In
bounties to industries, the chief beneficiary being thu Dominion Steel com
The principle of bounties is very hard
to defend on general grounds. In a in -
tiade world mere would be no place loi
bounty or tariff, Kach part of the earth
���would produce that for which it la best
suited, and where manufacturing industries would not pay they would not be
attempted, at least until the better
adapted districts proved inadequate to
the task of supplying the demand.
but this is not a free trade world
any more than it is a world of perfect,
inviolable peace, and the one ideal is as
remote as the other. Every nation
wishes and attempts to become sufficient to itself, with one exception. Sixty
years ago the Uritish people, lured by
the mad dreams ol Cobden** and with its
ministers of the day panic-stricken by
an Irish famine, sacrificed its entire agricultural interests and voluntarily became dependent on others for its food
supply. -No other nation has followed
the example and Uie liritish are beginning to recognize that something must
soon be done to avert the consequences
of that blunder.
All peoples wish to have within their
borders at least two classes, agriculturists and artizans. With either lacking
economical independence is impossible.
Canada is assured of steadily increasing
agricultural product. For that product,
as it must not be unduly sacrificed
abroad, a home market must he created.
Therefore manufacturing industries
must be created and developed. The
Americans have accomplished that end
by unprecedented protective tariffs,
Germany by high tariffs and, where
they failed as in the sugar industry, by
bounties also.
Canada could create and foster industries by tariffs alone, and probably
without the extremes used by the
Americans. But, for utterly inadequate
reasons, the present government is
afraid to raise tariffs or impose new
ones, aud the bounties are therefore a
necessary alternative expedient.
Generally speaking, they have so far
been justified by results. Nova Scotia
���directly, and all Canada indirectly, have
profited by the impetus given to the
manufacture of steel, to an extent that
repays many times what has been paid
for it out of the Dominion treasury.
What has been done in the east can
be, and should be, done in the west. A
great Industry can be developed in
Kootenay in tlie production of lead and
the manufacture of lead products, but,
in its initial stages certainly, and possibly while foreign conditions remain
what they are now, It will require the
si;me kind of assistance that has been
given to the steel industry in Nova
Scotia. The necessity of such assistance and Kootenay's title to It are clearly appreciated here. The claim for it
is made by the .boards uf trade individually and collectively, and Is endorsed
by the Conservative association of Nelson. A similar endor.sation by the Nelson Liberal association should be given
at once.
The whole Diberal representation in
the legislature, with the exception of
Dr. Hall who was probably taking a
rest somewhere, voted with the Socialists in support of Hawthornthwaite's
appeal from the ruling of the speaker
that a motion to impeach the lieutenant-
governor was out of order. The matter
i.s of no importance except that the Liberal party now stands committed to the
theory that a provincial legislature may
"impeach" a Dominion government official. No one expected Mr. Hawthorn-
thwaite to know the meaning of Impeachment but what blight has come
over the great analytical mind of the
other leader of the opposition?
scene in which the navies of Hritain
and Japan should he lighting as allies
against, a common enemy, Some1 British newspapers are still expressing
surprise at what one calls this"amazing
oratory." It is amazing only because
they don't know our Sir Wilfrid. At
banquets in connection with jubilees
and conferences where most of the
speakers are expected to say nothing
and say it gracefully and sweetly, Sir
Wilfrid is admirable. Hut he should
never he taken seriously on a serious
subject. Of course he didn't mean
any harm by his "amazing oratory."
There was no meaning at all in Ids
mind, and if the words into which his
sweet voice ran seem to convey a
meaning, he should hardly he held responsible.
In a recent debate in the Mouse of
Commons Sir Wilfrid Laurier let hlB
silvery   voice    escape  in    depicting  a
Soothing Hindu Pride.
Johannesburg, Jan. 31,���The main
points of the Asiatic settlement are
tbat the element of compulsion is eliminated, lhe Indians being permitted
voluntarily to register within three
months by signature instead of by linger print and that no information offensive to religious susceptibilities will
be demanded.
Seditious    Newspapers.
Lisbon,    Jan.    31.���The    government
has  ordered  suspended  the   publication
of  three more  newspapers   for  printing
seditious   articles.
Notice is hereby given that all taxes
for the year 1908 und>r the Assessment
Act IHO."* and amending acts, and under
the Public Schools Act, are now due
and pavable.
Collector of Revenue, Nelson, B. 0.
Nelson, B. C, 2nd Jan., 1908.
Tenders Wanted for the Purchase oi a
Mineral Claim.
Tenders adrlref-H to thu uii'lers'irne'l, nt his
office, in the court House- i" the city of Nelson,
will be received up till the hour of 6 o'olooKi tu
th��- Rlternoon, ol Friday, February 28th. MM-
tor the porahaSd of the ������ Kden " Mineral
Claim, Lot 1187, Qroup 1, Kootenav District,
which WHS declared to be forfeited to the  Crown
at the tax tale held (on the 7th day of December,
190-t, for delinquent taxes and costs.
| (The upset price upon the (.aid Mineral claim,
which Include! the amount of delinquent taxes
and costs at tbe time of forfeiture, with interest,
taxes which have since accrued, GOBtt of auver-
tlsliifl-, and fee for Crown 'irant (935.00) is $133.33,
wliirli ls the least amount Hint will be considered
as a tender
Each tender must be accompanied by an
accepted cheque for tlie full amount ot the tender, payable to the onler of the Deputy Commissioner of Lands and Worts, at Victoria, B. C.
at par.
Dated at Nelson, B.C., this 80th dav of January,
Government Ageut.
Certificate   of Improvements.
"Red Point," "Vernamo," "Greenwood Fractional," "ttreenwood aud Jack Pot Fractional"
Mineral Claims, situate ln the Nelson Mining
Division of West Kootenay   District.
Where located:���On Eagle Creek above the
I'oorman Mine.
Tase notice that I, John McLatchie. of the
('ity oi Nelson, acting as agent for Jons. P. Swed-
berg, Free Miner's Certificate No B7-t7.*) and
Oscar Johnson Free Miner's Certificate No B-B28,
intend sixty days from the date hereof to apply to the   Mining   Recorder   for  Certificates ot
improvements, for  the   purpose of   obtaining
Crown (irants of the above claims.
And further take notice that action, under
Section B7i must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.
Dated this'/.tti day !of September, A   li., 1907,
In the matter of an application for the Issue of
aduplieate Certificate ol Title for lots 4, 0, 9, 11,
19, 25, and 32, of lot 891, Group One, iu the
District of Kootenaj' (Map 698],
Notice is hereby given that It Is my Intention
to issue at the expiration of one month after the
first publication hereof a duplicate of the Certificate uf-Title for the above mentioned lots in
the name of Richard Helme, which Cerllfleate of
Title Is dated the '24th day of November, 1906,
und   numbered B810A.
Land Registry Office- Nelson, B. (.'..January
17tb, 1908.
,lH. F.MACLaOD,"
District Registrar.
Nelson Land District.   District of West Koo'enay
lake   notice   that James Fisher,  of Kosslatio,
B.   C , oceupation   prospector, lutends to apply
for a syeeial limber   licence over   the   following
described lands:
Location No. 1. Commenidngata post planted
about two miles west of the Columbia and
Western hallway's right-of-way and about one
milt* nortli of the northern boundary of 0. F. K
lot 3006, and west of Dog creek, north of Farron,
B. ('., being the initial post adjacent to the
northwest comer of timber licence number 1S7M
and marked J. Fisher s N. E. comer, thence
south 80 chains, thenee west 80 chains, thence
north Mil chains, theuce east 80 chains to the
point of commencement and containing 640
acres, more or less
Dated December 16th, 1906.
Jams* Fisher, locator,
Location No. 2. Commencing at a post planted
at the southeast corner being the Initial post
adjacent to the northwest eorner of timber
licence No. 137 i4 anil adjacent to the northeast
corner of J Fisher's No [location and marked
J. Fisher's H. K, corner, thenee north 80 chains,
thence west ho chains, thence nouth 80 Chains*
thenea cast Ht) chains to the point of commence*
ment anil containing 640 acres, more or less.
Dated December 18th, 1907.
Jambs FlHi.Eit, locator.
Location No. 3. ('ommencing at a post planted
at the southwest corner about one mile north of
h e northern boundary of (,'. P. R. lot ufl-H, a-��d
about 2 miles west of timber llccuee No. 187M, and
about four miles wost of the Columbia aud
Western Railway, north of Farron, B.C., and
adjoining J Fisher's No. 2 location on the north,
being tho Initial post and marked J. Fisher's
H. W. corner, theuce north 80 chains, thence cast
80 chains, tiienee south  80 chains,   thenee   west
80 chains to the point of commencement end
Containing 640 acres, more or less.
Dated December 16th, 1907.
Jamks Fisher, locator.
Location No. 4. Commencing at a post planted
at the northwest corner being the initial post
adjacent to tlie southwest corner of J. F'isher's
No. 3 location and marked J, Fisher's N W.
eorner, thence south 80 ehulns to the northern
boundary of C. I'. R lot 2698, thenee east 80
chains, thenee north 80 chains theuce west 80
chains. to lhe point of commencement and con*
talng 6-10 acres, more or less.
Dated December 16th, 1907.
Jam-- Fisiish, locator.
Location No. ,-S.   Commenolng nt a post planted
at the southeast corner being ihe initial post adjacent to theS. W. corner of l Futner'l No. 3 loeaiion, and marked J Fisner'sH e corner, thence
north tto chains, tnenoe west ho ehainn, ihence
south 80 chaius, thetice easi 80 Ohaini tO the
point of oommenoement, and con ta mini, 640
acres, more or less.
hated December 16th, 1907,
Jamks Fishkh, Locator,
Location No. 0. Commencing al a post planted
al the northeast corner ta-ing the initial post
adjacent to the northwest corner of J. Fisher's
No.  4   location   and   marKed  J.   Fisher's   N. K.
oorner, thenco south 80 ehaini to the northern
���boundary of C, P. R. lot MM}, Ihence west 80
chains, thence   north   80  chalus,   thence  east Ml
chains to ttie point oi commencement and con
taining 640 sores- more or less.
Date-i December 16th, 1907.
j. FiHiiuii, locator.
Location No. 7. Commending at a DOSt planteil
a lithe southwest corner being the initial post
adjacent to tlie northwest corner of J Fisher's
No. 2 location and marked J. Fisher'*" ti. W
comer, thenoe north 80 chains, Ihence east so
ohalns, thence south 80 chains, thenoe weit ho
chains lo the point of commence incut aud containing 640 acres, more or less.
Dated December Itith, 1907.
Jamks Fishkr, locator
Location No. 8. Commencing at a posi planted
at the Southeast   OOrner  and   heing   lhe   initial
Post adjacent to ike southwest corner oi J.
lsher'S-No.7 location and marked J. Fitdier s
8. K. comer, ibeuce north 80 Ohalns, theuce west
80 chains. Ihetice soutu no chains, theuce east 80
chains io ihe poiut of coniiueiieeineui and Oon
tniuiiig ''lu acres, more or less.
Dated December l-oih, 1907.
Jamfs Fishbr, locator.
Location No. 9. Commencing ai a post punted
at tlie southwest   corner  being   the   initial   post
adjaoent to the northwest oorner oi *!, Fisher1!
No. 7 locatiou and marked J Fisher's ti W.
corner, tiienee north 80 chains, ihence BASt-80
chains,   tlu-nce   south so chains,   thenee   wesl 80
chains to tiie point of oommenoement ana containing 640 aoies, more or less.
Dated December 16th itiu7.
James FXSHBE, locator.
Location No. 10. Oommenclng ata post planted
at the   southeast   comer   being   Lhe   initial   post
adjacent to the nortneast eoruer of J. Fisher's
No. 8 location and marked J Fibber's ti. E.
eoruer, ths lice north So Chains, thence WOStflO
chains,   thenee   south 80  chains,   iheiicc  east HO
chains to the poiut of oommenoement aud contaiulug tdo acres, more or lets.
Dated December I6th, 1907,
Jamks Fisher, locator.
An extension of 10 days within which to com,
menoe publication granted by ine tins dale
December 8lSt, 19U7. Marry Wright, Assislant
Commissioner of Lauds and* Works.
West Kooteuay Laud District. District of West
Take uotlee that I, J. C. Jansen. Oi Hpokane,
Wash., oecupalion tiiiiberinan, intend to apply
for a special timber Uoenoe over the following
desctioed lands:
1. Commencing at a post planted at the H. W.
corner, about I mile from  Eviu  Johnstons 1' 1 K
No. 666, said post being placed on the Internationa] boundary   line,   Ihence   north   40 etialus,
tnenoe east 160 chaius, thenoe south 40 chains,
thenoe west 160 enaius to point ol commencement, containing 040 acres.
Dated Dec. in ber 3rd, 1907. J. C, Javsbn.
2. Commeuvlug at a post planted at the ti. W.
corner, about 40 chains north irom the ri. W.
eoruer of location No. 1., thence uurili 4o chains,
theuee east 16u  chalus,   thenoe  south 40 chain**,
thenoe west 100 chains to point oi commencement] coutaiuing Oto acres. J. C. JamsH-.n.
3. Commencing at a post plan-ted ai ihe a. W.
eorner about 40 Ohalns uonn from the ri. W.
eoruer of location No. 2, theuee norih 40 chaius,
tnence easi IbO chains, thence  south 40 chains,
thence west 160ohaini to poiut of oommenoe*
iiuut, containing 640 acres. J   C.  laVSKH,
4. Commencing at a post planted at the ri. W.
eoruer, about 40 chains north from the ri. W.
OOrner Of location Mo. 8, theuce north 40 chaius.
theuee east 160 chaius,   theuce  south 40  chains
thence west too chains to point ol oommenoement, containing 660 acres. j. O. jano-sen.
5. Commeuclug ai a post planted at the ri. W.
comer,-about 40 chains north iron, the H. W.
corner of locatiou Nu 4, theuce nurth 40 chains,
theuee east loo etialus, theuce south 40 etialus,
thcnc<- west lto chaius to point oi eommeuce-
meut, containing 04o acres.
December4th, 1907. J. C. Jansen.
6. Commencing at a post planted at they. YV.
corner about lu chaius uonn from tlie ti. W.
corner of location No. 5, tiienee north 4u chains,
thenceeast 100 chain--, theuce south in chains,
tnence west i��io chains, to point of commencement, containing 640 acres.
December 4th, 1907. J, C. Jansen
7. Commeneing at a post planted at the N. W.
corner and adjoining tlie M. K. eoruer of lot 2990,
thenoe  east  40 chums,   theute south 40 chains.
thence east -to chains, thenoe south oo chains,
thence west 80 chains, theuce north loo chains
to point of oommenoement, coutaiuing 640 acres,
December4th. w. e. sh-ccil.
8. commencing at a post planted at the S. W.
corner, about \_ oi a mile in a southwesterly
direction from me south fork of rialmou river,
aud auout 1)_ miles from the mouih, theuce
south loo chains, thence east 40 chains, theuce
north ltio chains, theuce west 40 chains 10 point
of commencement, contaiulug t>4o acres.
Deeeuiber iith, 1907. _. J. Eeouh.
Nelson Land District. District of West Kooteuay
Take notice that W.A Hudson, of Bpokane,
Wpshingtou, U ri.A., occupation timber cruiser,
intend to apply for a special timber llceuce over
tiie following described lands: Cummuuciiig at
u post planted ou ihe north bank ol Corn creek,
at the junction of the north fork ol Corn ereek
with lhe main stream, about five miles in a
westerly direction from the confluence of saia
Corn creek wiih tlie Kootenay river, thence
north 4o chains thence west 160 ehalns, theuce
south 40 chains, theuee east 160 0_alni to polut
of commeucemciil, contaiulug 640 acres, more or
Dated November 7th, 1907.
William a. H-ons-OH.
Nelsou Land District. District of WesL Kootenay
Take notice that I, L. W. dhaver, lutend to apply for a special liceuce to cut and curry away
limber from M0 acres of laud : Commeneing al
a post marked L. ��v . bhaver, northwest eotuer
lhenoe eighty < halns bOUth, tiienee eighty
chains east, ihence eighty chaius uorlh, Ihence
eighty chains west to plaee oi beginning, coutaiuing 640 aires, more or less, aud east and adjacent to timber licence 10024, and also south
and adjacent to Umber liceuce No 1-5038, and also
south aud adjacent 10 F. A. bhaver   timber limit
NO.   le
Dated  November 21st, 1907,
L. W, Biiavsr, locator,
A. Hai KKTi, ageut.
Extension tit one week within which to advertise granted. Harry Wright, Asu't, Commissioner of Land ami Works.
Nelson Land District, District of Weft Kootenay
Take   notice lhat   I, T.  L.  Logan,   of Bonuers
Ferry-. Idaho, oecupalion painter, intend to apply tore special timber licence over the following described iau-ls: Commeuclug al a posi
plauled at the southeast corner of timber
licence No. 1649*1,   theuce eaat 80 ehainn,  thence
north 80 chains, thence west 80 obalna, thenco
south 80 clialns to poiut ol commencement,
containing 640 acres, more or less.
Dated November 21st, 1907. T. L Lohan,
Colin Smith, ageut.
Nelson Laud District.   District of Wesl Kootenay
Take uotlee that I, Charles Dutcher, Intend
to apply for a special timber licence, to cut and
carry away timber from 0U acres oi land. Commencing at No. 1 post about 12 miles west ol the
Koolenay river, on the uorth side of |Boundary
creek' and north, and adjacent to timber licenses
16490, and one mile north of the international
boundary  line: commencing  at a post   markrd
Charles   Dutcher'*,   southwest corner,  thence 80
chains uorth, lhenoe80 chains east, thenoe80
chains south, lhenoe 80 chaiiiB west to the place
of beginning, containing 610 acres, more or less.
Located November ism, 1907.
Charles Dutcher, Locator.
No. 2. Commencing at a post marked Charles
Dutcher s southeast corner, theuce HO chains
north, thenee 80 chains west, thence 80 chains
south, Ihence 80 chaim east to tlie place of beginning, and wesl aud adjacent to number one
timber limit, and containing 640 acres, mora or
Located November 18lh, 1907.
Charles Dutchkh. Locator,
So.'A. Commencing at a p t marked Charles
Dutcher s northwest eorner and about 16 miles
west of the Kootenay river ou the north HdS of
Boundary creek an�� north and adjacent to tlmher Lloense 16660, ihence south 80 chains, thence
east 80 chains, thence uorth 8n chalus, thenco
West80 chains lo the place of beginning, containing 640 acres, more or less
Located November isth, 1907,
Charles Dutches, Locator.
No.4. Commencing al a postmarked Charlei
Dutcher'i  uortheait   corner,  theuce south 60
Having just received a large shipment
of these tines, and having bought before
last advances, we are selling this lot at
Inst  season   prices.
This is a fine opportunity for hotels,
furnished rooms to stock up as prices
arc specially low. We want your attention  and   inspection.
Eleventh Annual
Winter Carnival
From   Tuesday    Night
Until    Saturday    Night
Rossland    Carnival
J.  S.   C.   FRASER
FEB. 4 to 8
For information apply tn
A.   ti.  MACKENZIE,
Secretary and General Manager.
1 liaiiipl.-iiahlp Qfl  B. C.
ski Jumping
and running-
Championship o( Canada
rtaamplohshlp ol  B   C.
Championship  of  the   I'nivinct
chains, thence   went 80 ehainn,   ihence  north HO
ohalns- thenoa east 80 attains to the pia<e of beginning, containing 610 acren, more or le��8
Locale] November 18th, IWl.
CharL���I Dutches, Looator.
No. 5. v-ommutirini* at a post mark**"' Gharlei
Dutcher's southeast corntr, thence BO chain-
north, thence 80 chains wesl, theuee M0 ehaini,
south, thence 80 chains east to the Place ol be
ginning, containing HID acres, more or less.
I-ocated November 18th, 1**7.
Charles Dun hbr. Locator.
No. 6. Commencing ai a poet marked Charles
Dutcher's southwest eorner, thanoa north ��o
chains, thence east 80 chains, thenee south 80
chains, thence west 60 ehainn to the plaoaofba-
ginning,   eonainlng 640 acres, more or less.
Located November isth, i��*~.
Chari.sk DI'Tchkh, Lot-tor.
No. 13.    West lork, Fire creek.
Nelson Land District.   Distil-t of Wait Knot, nay
i ake notiee Dial I, Joneph Patrick, of Nelson.
B.C., oceupation lumberman. Intend to apply
for a special timber licence over the following
described lands; Commencing al a poit planted
about 6 miles up the west fork oi Kile rreek,
and about IU chains from tlie bank of sain wi-11
fork, and marked Joseph Patrick _ M. JL corner,
thence west 80 chains, thence north 80 chains,
Ihence eaat 80 chains, thanoa lOUth 80 chain" to
pointof commencement, containing 640 acres,
more or lens.
Dated December 5th, 19'i7,      (ohki-h 1'atrh k.
1 J. Lucia, ageut.
No. 14.    West fork, Fife creel.
Nelson Land Dlslrlct.   District of West Kootenay
Take notice that Joseph Patrick, of Nelson,
B, C , occupation lumberman, intends to apply
for a special timber licence over the folloulng
described lands: Commencing at a post planted
about two chains distant, aud In an easterly
direction from location No. 13 ami marked
Joseph Patrick's N. *.. corner,, thene* south 80
chains, thenee west 80 chains, Thunce north 80
chains, thence east 80 chains to point of coin-
meuccment, containing 840 acren, more or less.
Dated Deoember 0th, \Wl.      Johki-ii PATRICK,
I, J. Lucia  agent.
No   15.    West fork, Fife creek.
Nelaou Land District.   District ol West Kootenay
Take notiee thai 1, Joneph Patrick, of Nelson 1
B.C., occupation lumberman, intend to apply
for a ipcclrl[timber llceuce over tlie following
described lands: Commencing st a post planted
about Ho chains distant and lu a westerly dlrcc-
11on from the wnst fork of Fife creek and abonl
"> miles from mouth of creek, and maraed Joseph
Patrick's ti K. corner, thence west bin chains,
thenco north 40 chains, thence east l��i0 Chalni,
thence south -10 chains to point of commencement, c-oniaiulnii 8-10 acres, more or I- ��� ������.
Dated December 6th, IWl.      Johei-h Patrick,
1. J, Lucia, agent.
No. 16.   Stevens crees.
Nelson Land District.  District of West Kootenay
Take notice that I, Joseph Patrick, ot Nelson,
H Ot, occupation lumberman, intend to apply
for a special timber licence over the following
described lauds: l oniuieuelngal a post planteil
about BW miles up Elevens creek and in a N. K.
direction from mouth of creek, and marked
Joseph Patrick's N K corner, thence noutli BO
chains, thenee weat 80 chains, tiienee north 80
cbalns , thence east 80 clialns to the Mint of
commencement, uantainlug 640 actus, moie or
Dated December 8rd, IWI.     Johsi-h Patrick,
X, J. Lulu, Agent.
Yon can liny a 10-ncro Fruit Ranch In   tha* best   fruit  RrowInK  district
in  iiriiish Columbia by  paying $10 dollar* down aad 110 p��r month.
l-Svi-n iih mi Invi'slma.nl  tills Is worth consideration.
Fruit Land has trebled In  vain.a within the year.    What will It do noxC
vvahii btrbbi I
and dealers in Lumber, blungles,
Lath, Mouldings, Doors, Windovvftl
Turned Work ��t-icJ hruukctH.
Mail Orders promptly nttra*
-   SNUUSOIV. H. Ct.
So. it.   Btevon* oreek.
NaalHDia l.aahl Dl.lrlcl    lllnlrli't 01 Wa!��t Ka,.,,.���...ay
Take notloe tlut I, Joseph Patrick, ot Nelion,
B, C, occupation lumberman, lutend to apnir
lor a iMolal timber lloeo ter tbe [.llowlne
dewrlhcal liaaial.:   a'nmanan.lna! aal ��� a..,_l a.lmii,.,!
about 1 mile In an ..aa.iarly direction Irom  tbe
laaanalh a,I   r.laj\a,n_   ana'k.   wlaaTa- |a  a.,n|ill,._ Inn,
' aarii...,, lake, .ami marked J,��_,-|.i, r���trt.-k'H B w
a'a.niaar,   thi-n,,.   north  H()ah��lii_,   then 00  oust HO
obalna,tbenoe lia.aaihwi obalm, tbenoe w.-is.>
obainato i��..iiit <>t oommenoement, containing
,.111 aaaTi.aa, more aar la.s-a.
Dated JJeoemberHad, 1M7     j,mi,.��� Patrick,
I- J. I.lit ia, taKOtll.
No. 18.    Stoves cra,i.._.
Nelaon band Dlatriot, DUtrlot ol Weat Kootenar,
rake notloe tiiui i..i,._o|.i, Patrlok. ol ������>. 1.	
I. <... .).'l'U|,i.Hull   hiinh.-riilalll,   llala-la.l    t'.alal.ly
rar a apeclal timber Uoenoe over Ibe (oliowing
.ii'M-nb..! Ihm.ih: Commenolng at a pa.m |aia��ta.al
ailaiiaal ,, nilh.a n|a htevena week, unal iilui,,t��)
oliHlim ninth   (rum   tha* l.aaaak   a,l iho oraak, and
 iked loaepb Patrick', N   B   oorner, thenoe
itaailh mi atiaali.H,  thence  wot Ml >.|i.iln>a,  Ilia-!,...
north *.<) ohalna, thenee a-aa. t so ohalna taa pniaat ,,f
i'..i,inii.ii.. in.-iit, containing t-to aorta, maare aar
Dated Deoamber 2nd, WO,,   jo*,fi-��� patkick,
1   J. 1.1ICIA. tailaallt
No. 19    HtevoiiH crook
Nelaon Land nitainct   Dlatriot ol Weat Kootenaj
'I'.aka th'ti thaat 1,  Ja,H.'pti   t'aal rl.k. ���f Nfl.oii,
B. 0.,oooupatlon lumbarman, inta-aa.! ti��,ap,*iy
l..i ia ,.|..'.���..,i iiinher Uoenoe aaver the following
deaorioed landai   t-omniunolug at a poat plauled
lat.ollt ti mllca* aip   Hta'va'aiH   a-re.-k  atn.l ���'
looatlon No is on the aonth, andmartap
Patrlok'a N w ,.,,n,.*r. tbenca eaal "'
ihence aonth  BO onaint, , haiaa-,- wc-tN'
tbenoa north (all ,h���lai_  to  point ol a'"1"���
nn-ait, rniittiliitiiK ,1*0 tii'ra'M. more <>r l*"J ...
Halt-.I December8rd, 1907.    Jaa-rr" r*'*.
I. J. I.r, i.. M1'"*
No. mi.   Wait fork, rife oreek ,.,..
Noli,.,, l.��,..| lal��lrla*t    l.l��lrl,'l aal Waal _\
,��ki. noil..' il.hi i, .liwcpi, 1'iairii*. ""a
H.e , opinion   lumberman,  IntoMJ-"
ion apeolal iimiier ileeiRa over H" J,
deaorlbed landai  Oonunanolng at af��S3,
Hholit 2 mil,.a, up lhe went lurk   ,1 UK "f
about<0obalna  north ol the creek.*";'
Joseph Patrlek'a n. BS. oorner. H"'r"*r,rii
a-tiiatliaa    thence   avawt   Hnchalllia.   tll,nt,'|i, '
obalna, thence aaat Mojialna to ix"%.
iiiciiccniciil, colilaJalnir I'.l.l aa-ra-H. "",?,,��&{
Dated Ilea.',liber fill, PJU7.       J"""1'"''.l
I    J, 1,1'CIA, ��""     '
���it. Wa.��t lork, of Pile oreeK- . KWJ
��� Land Dlatriot, Diatrloliit "","f*
e notloe that i, Joaeph i'��lrl',,.,
II  O., oooupatlon   lumberman.  I"'1', ,
lor a, Kpai. In! timber  llcenco over l"*
deaorlbed landai nam ia-inK ��j��l.'.
Ileaa up tho wenl fa.rk ol '"\
the  north   -ank ..Ml.'' '   "
Mn 'Jl
tali.mt I 111
mark."I Jawauila Patrick'- ...- , .���, .-
louihKii ohaini, tntinoo weat weai', ii|
north ho ohalne, thoioe eaat W chin" �����
of oommenoement, tontauung ow aw
Dated Docember 6th, itm.   ���{"Jl'Ui'll Ou cannot dine on FROG LEGS every day.    Wc furnish the
\eeif   Potk,   Mutton  and Veal
Hams, Bacon and Lard
With all varieties of
Fresh and Smoked Fish
in the market
Mincemeat of Finest Ouality in glass and wood.
P. Burns & Co., Ltd.
Ulo. Rossland     fNEU-SOiN,  tA. G- Bonndary
The Daily Canadian
���ohemian Beer
lie Nelson Brewing Co'y, Ltd
(Strict   DwtrtOI nl Hi'*! Kootenay
Lhal h��il. J.Mimmmni,   S(aSt   (Ol
ul   IfeJsoOi oocapatlon  trateh-
inttii'ii* to apply lor  permission to pnr*
be (ollowlni described  Landn   '"inmen-
f anted   -ii*-"ii -"������ mUes Mil ol
.;..*.,   tbence  40  ehalim   ll)   au   I'SiU-iiy
on,   thence   a> chains   w>utli. thenee *o
,   direction, thenoe S chains
point uf* ommaaoamanti oontainlng
oi leai
1    J    ^AK-H-iNn.   Auellt.
):, Land District.   Dimrfc'i ot fTeSt Kooteuay
,4!   i- r. -1 J    Summons.  SfMlttOI
I   ,.i  Proctor, '���'��� upation  mn, her,
Ldftoappl]   f'"   , ��� | i.nhaau thu
t    ... s   lands:    Countanclnx at a
ft i*u u-1 Bt��itn i '���. miles east **t WUflon rrwk,
���L .    bain*, thenee northweei a>
|j. iheni    norihCMfJ ��� lbs-Mo*, thene. -south -
- to Lhe ni- polnl oi owtneemenl
kning iu sores, more ��.ir let*.
-i Nor, Uth, i WT,
AKillimi.l,   AMIKR--ON   HaLI_BIi,
\,-.  Ot   Y     J     PAMMONB.
u L_nd Dlitricl Ulstrtotol Weet Kootenay
. ii,,ii,, thai *"* a. H idaon, timt-eri-nilacr,
tkans ,.-,���,. . .i. v, Wuhiuni-ton.oue
I i.n.'.i -in,, -..f imi riea, Intends to ttpply
jH, ih timbei ilnense or��f lh�� IhIIowiiik
.���bed inn :- I omm.ncl���gal a iKM��t marked
pl.uu on ihi tiuttb bans oi �� ��>rn creek,
��� Junction of tin .North fork of (..'urn ereek
tm- main  stream, about   nvt*   mm--*  lu a
uu I'oiiiltiolioe Ol  Hid  Corn   i
with ih,   Kootenay nv**r;   ibenee north *J |
.ii-; thenee west  Uu chains; thenee lontfa M
H   160 eliHiun to puint of rum*
i. in.nt, *-������nt'-.iiilug MU a<*re�� more or MM.
1,1   tani]   n       Ins ItmtK-r   limjl   No  7   OS  the
. and i.mt *     .unit  No. H on tbe nouth, aa h>-
. me.
-.;* i November7, iwi.
William A. IIt'uaoit, Locator.
i striek 0, hhlne.
and "igneii t��y the wiiiiiu named vv
!udM)n  ou   the 20th day of .Ni.vvinU-r, A   D,
Defora   me   nl  bpokaii*.',   Hpokane   -Uountr.
htniton.oneol the Dnitnd Mates of Amerioa,
row Lake, on tfosqolto i 're<-k) and 2\ eliain- ".'>
links south of the fl   tV.Ct.ol ��ai*i lot, running
tl,, n        ���rte-.t-v     luiito-, thence   south   HO  ''hull)-.,
tht nt - . sal v" < tiainst thenee north so chains*" tu
plaot ��� ���. ,-, iirrienceineiil. containing M*> acres,
more ur I,   -.
t'liARt n> Mak-iiai.i ,
*-.-��� m   for   Hugo fariftens.
Dated 2A December tun.
Nelson Laud Dletriot. District ol West Kootenav.
lake   notice   that   Tina   Bergman, of  Altotia,
Man  .  occupation   wile of   0,
ergiiin.il,  farmer.
Altotia, Mmii , lntis-ndM to apply for iK-rinlsmon t<
f ���'. t ��� ������ ��.*��������� Die lollowiin* described land :
Commeneing as a �����-��������� t planted at the M. B C
oi UsogO Oarstens* application to purchawe and
running thence wi'itt ho ehaiua thenoe north Ht*
chains, ihence east 40 chains, thence .-south a
Chains tt links, thenee east 40 chains, thenc-*-
south 71 Chains 1ft links to polut ol cminmiH i
ment. con taining *���"', acres more or leas.
CII-.KLF-N -HAIt-llAlJ-,
Agent   ior   Una   Hergmau.
I>ate*l 2A December 1
Nelson Land District     Di-lrleto. -Aest KooUuiay.
1 kLc notice'.hat I>*vj i.eorge fay lie, oi Needle*.
B. i  , occupation ranohert intends to apply iui-
i-th,r-*.i,in to pureha>e the hdinwliig 'l.seriheil
lands: ('ointneiu'ing at a jhisl plauted nun-it 16
chains west of W lit. .Mian creek and N a\4 chalua
���OUth "(   the  southwem   corner  of Lot  No    *���*.,-������>
rnnnina thenee north SO ehalns. thence we��i no
<-bains, tbeuce south IS IM chains, ihence east
23 SB ' bains, Ihence south f��7 x*lA chain-*, thence
ri7.119 chains eant to la-tut of commencement.
oontalnlni LSI aeres, now surveyed as lot 9199
Dated lit li January, IWO.  Llfl ���������KuauE Ia .NB.
be Und Dlstrlet District m West Kootenay
that Isabella 1'i.rce.   I Htrassluirg,
married woman, intend- to apply
D   to   purchase   thu   following   dae-
I lauds:   Uommeneing ��������� a \*>*i planted al
ton  ol  the  north  boundary ol Lot
i.'i  tbe eaat  houndary   tit   1,-it   N��.   aiH-'.
halna, mote or it-ss. to Hie north-
orn�� of  rim ber Limit   No. itoi. thenoe
<���   balne, tnence west 20 chains, more or
0 the eutSidS of Whatahan lake, thenoe
��� ���-.< mme U a soulherlv and westerly
am lisi ehalns. more or less lo the inter
ii with ; ot 8185. thence it, chains,   more or
01 lowing  easterly   boundary   of Loi 81n'> lo
ol commencement.
HTtli October, lw7.        Ihahrlul Pisrcs,
F   Q. PAtKlO-Ut, .���gent.
i I,,
i i DUtrlO1
lice that
i . ooonpa
ilon to n
1; ( oiiimi
rn iiouudi
oi way, al
om the in
t hu chains
dm nioii..
' ommenoe
��� nr less
Frembet 'Jt
District of West Kooteuay
Alexander    J      McCool,   ol
tlon clerk, intends to apply
rohaae the following dee*
ncltiK al il post plained ou
ry ot H C Souinern itall-
mit one and a half miles
.riliwest corner ol lot HV<\,
thenoe  south  ����o chains.
.theuce   nortli W> chains to
il said right ol-waji thenos
-.aid souiiiciu houndary to
ment,    and  containing 600
h, 1907.
Al.KXANI>It1t J    Mi* ool-
I'  I
BCLand Dlatriot. DistllOl ol West Kootenay
���� UOllCe that P. P. Hurden. acting n* agent
�� Burden, ol l'okiok. N. B., ooonpatlon
isoic, intends to apply for permission m
Il*���������' lbs toiiowiuK aesortbed landsi   ��� cm-
1 lUi* nl a post pluiiUd on the easterly shore
'Tl'-'1 liiltc and iibout 10 chaliiH north ol the
���corner  ol   |,,t  Hiat,  theuce  east At  chains.
" north in chains, more or less, lo the late
' ��� thence southwesterly along the lake ihOrt
"��� l">liit u( i ouiiiienceuieiit, and loiuuliiing
res, more or less.
'���''' Nov.-inhwr lNlh, l'.s*07.  .lAMKHlI   MllU-KN,
F. P    Hi'KOKN, Agent.
'ii Land District. District ol West Kootenay
it Dotlcs    ilint   John   James   Cameron,  of
";. Briusii Columbia, ooonpatlon oontrao
Intends    to    apply     for    pennlsilon   to
base the lolinwing don -nticd  land;   Oom
" 'IK   at  a   post    planted    0_    tht;   soiiihcrn
i"*)'   ol   the   B:   U,   Houllicrn    right of-H ay
'"'���liatiis  westerly   troin   theN. W   corner
Wa, group  1,  Kooteuay.   thence SSUth AO
"i, nre  .list  to cln-liit.   thence   north fm
to the louthern boundary ol the  said
1 way, Lhenoe westerly along said sooth
undary ol right of-wav to the polnl
iiccineui, ano containing MOaores, more
ftod November Oth, 1907.
Ji  UN   .lAMFH   rAWPimN.
1111 Land District. Dlstriotol West Kootenay
��  notloe that John Bhiell. ol Needles, B.O.,
PC'iiinii miu-her. luleudi to applv fo- per-
Jinn to purchase the follnwhlg dcscrlhed
''     commencing   al   a   pOSl   planted    at   Ihe
corner of Lot 7B98, tbenoe west 40
enoe south ho iioiuis, ihence easi to
tnoe north Hn ih'tlus   to   the   point n(
"Hut, and containing 190acres,more
StL-il 18lti Oetober, L007, JAVTI HitiKi.l.,
K. (i KAt'gt'il-K. A. gen I.
''j' l-'inu Dutrlct District ol Wesl Koolenay
' ""lie*-lhat Angus Mcijll, ol Hum 'Uy of
iImIh , l.lpti,1��" Bruimui Intends tO apply lor
���"mon ta purchase the following ddSnrlbed
v        "mmciclng at a   pont planted   al   the
��� *-orner L   c. Morrison'i ranoh. in Fir
..,.',, V.''''   n,",h   Birly   (4(1)  chiiius,   ihenc
m   vwoj ch-ains, ihenra south     ,��ty (to
I��*ii ...',m.*'���'���-- l��rly<*IO)   elm Ins oliit o
Ekivi IV!  *  ������ui containing  one hundred
titilul   K*vrc*> n*,jr(',,r ���*-'���������������
|LJ-W__itii.r2nd. 1007        ah��us   Mi (���ui.
^ Und District.   Dintrict of West Kooteuay
b    -5SS5SH55?   ���I"K��('arRtenH, nl Winnipeg,
l���.l,lu1||1,"��   publlsh.T,   intends   to  ni'plv
Sd iniid* l''""chase the   following  de-
Idarv'oi1!8.^ ft I'o��t planted
,arJro'I*.Ws,u.X, (about 6i
on   the went
mllei from Ar-
West  Kooteuay  band   District.    District of Uoat
Take notice that I, tieorge A. Hunt, of Kit.
die tier. iK'cupalluu tluioermati, inlend to
apply for permission to ptirchas-* the
lollowlng   described   laid:      -t.ommeueiiig  al  a
post planted about to el inn, west oi Thompson
marked N. W. corner,   li  ._nce soulti Ju.^i chains
thenoe east 44.*>7   enall *,   ihence   north IMS
chains, theuee   west   along B. C.  Southern bait-
wa> to piac- of commencement, containing 9**>.lt>
a, n -.
ilaled January 8th, IMS.        i.koHuk 11. Hi .nt.
Notice is licruby given that, tho Kiu-
ney-Miiler I'edar Company, au*e_ira jiro-
viucial cuiiiDauy duly registered, as
bucti, anil  aatborised  to cany  uu Dusi-
aess within the province ol British cui-
umbia, aud having lis head olllce at
Creaton, lu the suid province, manufacture, a, have by deed of assignment,
dated the 14th day of December, 11107,
assigned all its personal property, real
estate, credits, aud effects, which may
be seized aud sold under execution to
me, Charles o. Uudgers, of Creston,
liiitiBh Columbia, lumber manufacturer,
for the general benefit of ita creditors.
A meeting of the creditors will be
held at the olllce of R. M. Macdonald,
barrister-al-law, corner Haker and Stanley streets, Nelson, B. C, at the hour of
three o'clock iu the afternoon on Tuesday, the 81st day of Deoember, li��07, for
the giving of directions with reference
to the disposal of the sstate.
Ami further take notice that all creditors are retfulred on or before the B8th
day of Deoember, 1907, to flic with me,
the ssslgnfls. full particulars of their
< lalniH duly verified, and the nature of
the Security, if any, held by them.
And notice is hereby given that after
tin- _.stii gay of Deoember, 1907, I will
proceed to distribute the assets amongst
the creditors of Whose debts or claims
I shall then have received notiee and 1
win nol bs responsible for the assets,
or any  part thereof, so distributed to
any creditor of Whose debt or claim I
shall   not   then have  received  notice.
Dated at Creston, B. c\, this nth day
of  December,   1907.
Auction Sale
Dent's New and Second
Hand Store
Wednesday, Feb. 5
At 2 p. m. Sharp.
We huve a large aseortment of second
hand furniture, new mattresses, couches, granite and tin ware. Our goods are
on view from now until day of sale.
Don't miss this opportunity. Our goods
at your prices.
Turner Beeton Block, 606 Vernon 8treet.
Book of Common  Praise as Drafted for
Presentation to  General   Synod
of Dominion.
Winnipeg, Jan. 31.���The labors of the
hymnal committee of the Church of
England In Canada, of which Ven.
Atehak-acon Fortin Is a member, are
Mating a close, and the fourth draft
��1 Ilia: "Canadian Hook of Common
1'raise" has just been Issued from the
press. It Is (lie bouk which will be
presented for the cousialuration ol the
General Synod, and contains the hymns
ln the form which the committee suggests for the tinal volume.
The new draft gives an excellent Idea
of the care which has been taken to
make the collection one which will appeal to all sections of the church. The
linn who made the selections dSd not
try to select only those hymns that
Would be acceptable to a.i persona who
will use the book. Such a policy would
doubtless have resulted lu a complication which would be satisfactory to no
one. Instead of that the unity which
the book ought to elTeet will be one of
inclusion and not exclusion. The
volume contains, on the one hand,
1-aishop Woodtord's translation of the
beautiful Communion hymn, by St.
'i in,i...is Aaiuinas. to which some ex*
ii. ii.i.,i.s object, and on lue other, a selection of the best revival hymns wnicti,
as even those who consider them the
lowest form of hymuology will admit,
are usetul ior conducting missions in
places where the congregation will sing
only pieces with a "swing to them." As
ih. report to the synod regarding the
policy ol the committee says: "Unit>
is strength. We are deeply convinced
that this great uuileriakiug has been
inspired uy the Spun oi i_a.d. Willi devout couildence the 'ilook of Common
riaise' is commended io you as the
fruit of much labor, thought and prayer,
as a not unworthy companion ol
the liook of Common l'rayer,' -May it
help to draw away our minds from
dwelling on the things in which we
honestly differ and iix them on thosu
iu which we cordially agree. Such differences of opinion may and will continue to exist; but they need not and
they will not hinder this combined and
earnest eria.rt lo unite us all, young
nun and maidens, old men and child
reu.' lu praising the name of the Lord."
This report of the General Synod is
one of the most interesting features
of the volume. It gives the story of
the movement to supply a hymn book
which would take the place of the
seven hymnals now used in the Canadian church, and tells how the work
of tlia> compilation committee was done.
In concise form the aims of the men
in charge oi the work are recounted so
that they may be compared with the
result of their labors as a test of their
aim to make a hook which woulal prove
satisfactory to tho whole church. The
r, port is of such interesting character
that,   with   a   few   slight  alterations,  it
Take notice that I will, on the 9th
day of March, 1908, apply for a transfer
of the liquor license for the Silver King
hotel, situate on Lots Seven t7) and
Eight (8), ln Illock Ten (10). on the
south side of Baker street ln the City
of Nelson, from Robert Dalziel to myself.
Dated at Nelson, R C, this 20th day
of January, A. I). 1D0S.
Feb_aa_y 4 to 8
RATE���Fare and third for round trip.
Tickets on sale Feb. 3 to 7 Inclusive.
Final   limit,   Feb.  10th.
Correspondence invited nnd cheerfully answered,
Call on or wrlto
mj-ght  well  serve as a preface for the
volume in Its final form.
Turning to the contents, the first
thing to notice is the fact that no one
of the popular hymns has heen omitted
by the compilers. They form the foundation of the work. To them are added
such great modern sacred poems as
"Crossing the Bar," and "The Recessional," and many other hymns which
have recently become popular, like
those in Stainer's "Crucifixion," and
others, written in the past few years.
The hook contains suitable hymns for all
seasons of the church's year, as well
as an ample selection for all varieties
of special occasions. Great care has
evidently been taken in the choice of
these hymns to find poems which had
more than their appropriateness to recommend them, so that there are very
few, if any, hymns of the "made to
order" variety, which slightly marred
such splendid collections as "Hymns,
Ancient and Modern." There are twelve
carols included as well as "The Story
ot the Advent," and "The Story of
the Cross," for the benefit of those who
may object to such crude examples of
hymnology as "Rescue the Perishing,"
"There Were Ninety and Nine," or
"Oh, Yes, We Shall Gather by the River," it may be added that they are
grouped together at the back of the
book, so that they are, as It were, out
of the way,  unless  required.
A.G.��'. A.. VnnuoiiTor.
D P. A., Nelion
Attell and Neil in Good Trim.
San Francisco, Jan. 81.���The sale of
scats for the Attell-Neil fight tonight
indicates that a very large crowd will
see the battle for the featherweight
championship. The articles call for a
twenty-round go at 122 pounds, the
featherweight limit. Nell is impatient
lor the battle to begin, as he wishes to
wipe out the blot placed on his record
by his recent defeat at the hands of
Owen Moran. All reports show that
both fighters are in excellent trim and
a fust and lively battle is expected.
Protecting British Subjects.
Marysville, Cal., Jan. 31.���In connection with the attack on seventy Hidoos
by a mob at Live Oaks, Sutter county,
last Sunday, the British consul at San
Francisco has requested Governor Gillett to make a full investigation of the
affair and to cause protection to be given to the Hindoo residents of Live
Oaks. Governor Gillett has instructed
the district attorney to prepare a comprehensive report for the British government.
No. 331.
"COMPANIES   ACT,   1897."
I hereby certify that "The Kootenay
Cedar Company" has this day been registered as an Extra-Provincial Company under the "Companies Act, 1897,"
to carry or effect all or any of the objects of the Company to which the legislative authority of the Legislature of
British Columbia extends, except the
construction and working of railways,
and the business of insurance.
The head office of the Company is situate at Portland, Cumberland County,
The amount of the capital of the
Company is one million seven hundred
and fifty thousand dollars, divided into
seventeen thousand five hundred shares
of one hundred dollars each.
Tho head offlce of the company in
this Province Is situate at Nelson, and
R. S. Lenule, barrister-at-law, whose
address is Nelson, B. C, is the attorney
for the Company, not empowered to issue and transfer Btock.
The Company is limited.
Given under my hand and seal of offlce at Victoria, Province of British
Columbia, this eleventh day of January,
one thousand nine hundred and eight.
Registrar of Joint Stock Companies.
The  objects  for which   this     Company has been established and registered arc: ���
To acquire, hold, improve, lease and
sell timber, farming, gruzlng, mineral
and other lands, and the products thereof; to mine or otherwise extract or remove coal, ores, stone and other minerals and limber from any land owned.
leased or occupied by the company, or
from any other lands; to buy, build,
construct, maintain and operate plants
and works for the development of
such lands, and for tho handling, preparing and rendering commercially
available of the various products thereof; and to buy. or sell or otherwise to
deal or to traffic in wood, timber, lumber, coal, stone, ores and other material, and any of the products thereof,
nnd nny article consisting, or partly
consisting, thereof.
To engage in trade and maintain
To buy, build, hold and lease or sell
all kinds of houses and buildings, and
the lands on Which the same may be located; to buy, own and hold, with a
view to its Improvement and Bale, nn>
kind   of  real   estate.
To breed, raise and deal in cuttle
and live stock of ali kinds; and _o man
ufucture. buy, sell and otherwise deal
In   all   kinds of  dairy   products.
To construct docks, slips, bridges, machinery, ships, beats, engines, cars and
other SQUipment, elevators. waterworks, gas works, electric works, viaducts, aqii' duels and other water-ways,
and to sell the same, or otherwise to dls*
poso thereof, or to mntntnln and operate the same; to construct nnd to maintain and operate all trams, railroads,
spuds, ���witches, locomotives, cars,
trains and equipment for the purposes
of the Company only, and not aB a
common carrier, that may be necessary
or df.'Kir.'i,,,.: iu transporting logs and
other minerals to the mills and plants
of the Company, and in transporting
the manufactured products of such
plants to the markets; to log and
drive streams; to construct and operate
To purchase, hold, sell, assign, transfer, mortgage, pledge or otherwise dispose of any bonds or other securities or
evidences of Indebtedness created or
issued by any corporation or corporation, association or associations of the
State of Maine, or of any other state,
territory or country, and, while the
owner thereof, to exercise all the rights,
powers  and  privileges  of ownership:
To purchase, hold, sell, assign, transfer, mortgage, pledge or otherwise dispose of shares of capital stock of any
other corporation or corporations, association or associations of the State
of Maine, or of any other state, territory or country, and , while the owner
of such stock, to exercise all the rights,
powers and privileges of ownership, including the right to vote thereon:
To aid in any manner any corporation
or association of which any bonds or
other securities or evidences of indebtedness or stock are held by the corporation, and to do any acts or things designed to protect, preserve, improve or
enhance the value of any such bonds
or other securities or evidences of indebtedness or stock:
lhe business ot the Company is from
time to time to do any one or more oi
tne acts and thiu_s Herein set forth;
and it may conduct its business in ��>tn- r
btates, territories and possessions ol
the United States, in British Columbia,
aud in -foreign cuuntries, aud may nave
oue olhce or more than one ouice, and
Keep the books ol the Company outside
ot the State of Maine, except as otherwise may be provided by law, aud may
tioid, purcnase, mortgage, and convey
leal or personal property, either iu or
out oi Uie State ol M.iilie.
All the powers ol the corporation are
vested in the board ot" directors, who
may make, alter, amend or repeal ali
by-iaws ot the company, except sucn
by-laws as regulate or affect Uie election ol directors and ohiceis, and -x-
oept when the chauge of a by-law or
exercise of a power is made by stat-
me expressly dependent upon action by
ur consent of the stockholders.
Provided, however, that nothing herein contained snail be construed to authorise the corporaUon to transact bus-
iuess in any other state, territory, or
foreign country, contrary to the provisions ot the laws of such state, territory or loreign country, and that nothing in these purposes shall be construed
to give the corporation any rights, powers or privileges not permitted by the
laws of the State of Maine to corporations organized under Section 6 of
Chapter 47 of the Revised Statutes of
the State of Maine, and the following
corporate purposes shall be exercised
only in states and jurisdictions other
than Maine, namely, the construction
and operation of railroads, or aiding in
the coustrucUon thereof, telegraph or
telephone companies, and gas or electrical companies, and such businesses
are to be carried on only in states and
jurisdictions when and where permissible under the laws thereof.
T.emont House
_nrouesn snd Amerlcati Plan
Metdi S3 cut.   Booma from 3C cts. to I).
unly White Help ICmployed.
Bsker St., Neliou Propria"ort
Mont comfortable qnarters      Nelson
Only the best ol Liquor*, and cigars
Grand Central Hotel
ThoroUKhly renovated and refurnished. Rooms 50 cents upward The
dining room ls unexcelled tn the city.
11..use heated throughout with hot
J. A. BBIOKSON, Proprietor.
Telephone, 250.    Opposite Court Hous*
and Postoffice, Nelson. B. C.
Queen's Hotel
Biker Street, Nelaon. B. C,
Largo   .nd   ,lurolaar,able   Bedrooma  .nd  Kir.a
el.aa Pining Room.
MRS.  E. C. CLARKE,  Proprietress.
Bartlett   House
Best Dollar-a-Day House in Nelson.
The Bar li the > 'incwt.
Wblte Help Only Employed
toiephine St.
Nelion, B. O.
Royal Hotel
Rales $1 and fl.50 a Day.
Speoiol Rates to RuKular Boarders
We have for rent the offlce in the
Mara Block over the Royal Bank, lately
occupied  by Mr. E. A. Crease.
FOR RENT���Offlce on Baker St.
FOR  SALE���Residential  Lots In city and suburbs.
Fire, Accident, Liability, Fidelity, and   Life   Insurance   agents   for   the
strongest companies operating in Canada.
""i    limaItIiu'iiiiiiiiibiiiIiibhi
If you want Good Land
MeDermid & Mc Hardy
NEUsSON, a3.��C. **
Is now ready to execute  all
orders for Job Printing on
shortest notice.
The Job Department is up-to-
date in every respect and a
full line of stationery will be
kept in stock. .
All orders entrusted to our
care will receive prompt and
careful attention.
314 Baker St.
Tel. 324.
Notice Is hereby given that the un-
dersigned have submitted to the Lieutenant Governor-ln-Council a proposal
under the Rivers and Streams Act for
the clearing and removing obstructions
from the Duhamel Creek (otherwise
known as Six-Mile Creek) ln the District of West Kootenay, Province of
Hritish Columbia, and for making the
snid creek lit for rafting and driving
thereon logs, timber and lumber, and
for erecting and maintaining dams on
the said creek, nnd for constructing
and maintaining booms for holding
sorting and di'liverlng logs and timber
thereon, and for attnchlng booms on
Koaitenay Lake at the mouth of said
Tha> lands to bq alTccted by such work
are Lots 7S7, 788, 7001, 7773, 4S1U4, 8411
and 8413 all in Group One, Kootenay
District, and other lands, not Crown
granted, occupied or Improved.
The /.oils proposed to be charged are
such as may be fixed by the Judge of
tha* County Court of West Kootenay.
Dated the 2Sth dav of October, 1907.
A M. Can. So��. C. E.
Mining Worn a Specialty.
Office:   Room   10.   K.-W.-C. Blk.    P.  O.
Box    434.
Baker St., Nelson, B. C.
w.  a.  oiuubtt
Contractor and
Sole .gent lor the Porto Rlaro Lumber Co   Ltd
r.taiil y���ral��.   Rough and drenwd lumber, turned
work and bracket!. Coast lath and ihluglea. .aaah
aud doora.    Cement, brick and lime lor aal.
Automatic grinder.
Yard and lactory, Vernon St.. cant of Hall   _
INUI-SOIX.   B. O. *
P   O. Box S.1'2 Telephone 17S
In the matter ol an application lor the lasue ol
a duplaratu or the Certificate ol Title to Lota
4. s. anal 6. Block 6, Nol��on City, aubalivlMun ot
Wt*   ��m liroupoue, District ol Kootenaj*
Notice ls hereby given that lt la my Intention
to issuaa at the exnlrntlon of one month after tlae
fl rst publication hereof a duplicate of the Certificate o. Title to the above meutioncd lots In the
name..! I'attle Rhoales which Certificate la daied
the ISth day of May, 1899, and numbered 18��7-k
..Iiin.'LK,!��"*rS' *>m<*>. Nelson, B.C., January
'Jllh,19C*. H. F. MAoLfeou"
District K��clatrar.
Cancellation of Reserve.
Notice la hereby given that the reserve over
certain lands in South-Hast Kaaaatcnay, notice ol
which apyeare.1 in the British Columbia Oaxette
aal the 14th of Auguat, 1890 and bore alate ol August I'llh, 1890, lsha-reby a'ancelleal. The abovo
mentioned lands will be open for location under
the Laud Act on March 110, 1908.
Deputy Commissioner ol Landa and Works
Lands and Works Uepartment.
Vletorla, B. 0., December lath, 1907.
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Our   Bargain Lines
are quickly disappearing but you will still find a few Clocks, Electric
Lamps and Watches, and a number of articles suitable for prizes for
all purposes which we are selling at
Watchmaker and Optician
Local  Curling.
The annual local oompetltlon ol the
Na'lsun curling cluh between the president's and ./ice-president's siala's begSSJl
last night. Tbe scores were Drewe s-
Dill 16; Cavanaugh 8, Fox l-i: the Brst
named in each case playing for the
president Oilier games are in progress
this afternoon.
Bargains in all lines
of Dry Goods, Millinery  and  Ladies*
See Us
For Good Fruit Land
io Acre Blocks to 800
Acre Blocks.
Bedrock Prices.
Easy Terms.
Cor.    Vorno.i and Ward   Htroets
rsai-soN.  b.c
W. Caddleaton, J. Newbury. T. Oreen,
B. Leavens, L. 1-. Ramsay, J. D. Caver-
hill, W. W. Dresserd, Vancouver; 11. W.
Qaurlie, J. T. Hong, A. F. Northcote,
Toronto: C. B. Balfour, Calgary; F. W.
Guernsey. Trail: H. H. Aylward, New
Denver; J. P. I.awe, Fernie: T. Lebel,
Pincher; .1. C. Dufrekne, Rlondel; J. R.
Waldo, J. J. McBride, Winnipeg; C.
Qcoch, Grand Forks, J. B. Corbett,
3 v-\   H-nrl.    , *.*
!b-_   *mtxji
Bonspiel   Standing.
Of the Nelson rinks which look part
ln the bonspiel the number of games
played and percentage of victories are
as follows: Wallace, 17 games. ,'"'���:
I'a.x. 12 games, OCT; Bird, 11 games, 688;
Walla-v. 7 games, 571; Richardson, 8
games. r,56; Wells. 5 games, 400; Bunyan. fi games, 338; Jones, 7 games. 886;
Blackwood and Hodge, each 6 games,
H. E. Ooadsdaile & c^
Next Door to Bunk of Commerce.
$1.50 to $10.00.
Welcome Nugget Smoking
Queen Cigar Store
We have just received a shipment of Heinz Goods in following line.
14-oz.  Bottle   Sour   Mixed   Pickles.
14-oz.  Bottle Sweet Mixed  Pickles.
14-oz. Bottle Gherkins Pickles.
Pint Bottle Ketchup.
Corner of Stanley and Victoria   Sts.
Two Blocks from Depot.
A. P. Dudgeon, Revelstoke; G. C. Sel-
don, Bonner's Ferry; G. O. Buchanan.
Kaslo; A. C. Humphrey, Boston; G.
a leave, Vancouver; C. B. Mybe, Toronto; J. M. Cameron, Grand Forks.
.1. Pier, Cranbrook; W. H. Silvester,
Thrums; A. Anderson and son, C. It.
McGregor, Morden; E. II. Lea, K. J.
Rutherford, Regina; W. A. Talbot, Salmo; \V. A. Calder, W. J. lliins, 1-dge-
wood; A. 1*_. Oooenaugh, Crescent; H.
Sewell.  Shields;   J.  Campbell,  Phoenix.
Mrs. A. T. Garland, Kaslo; B. V. Col-
Chester. Ka.kiiiiee; G. A. H. Baxter, La
Plata; 11. Rlngtou, Slocan; R. .1. Herman and family Kaslo; A. M. Sllailinon.
Ferndale; .1. Lynch, Phoenix; .1. I..
Bapte, Qrand Forks; J. W. Bennett.
Crescent; A. W. Waster, Medicine Hat.
11. liaiiy. Slocan; A. C. C. Neill, Ymir;
E. Townsend, Edmontou; B. C. Kennedy, Salmo; .1. Dixian. Burton; D. Ellison. .1. Travers, Spokane; G. F. Pal-
mer, ri. 11. Marshal] and wife, Vancouver
F.   E.  Clements,  Victoria;   E.  Jones,
Rossland;  W. R. Daeh, Q. Black, Silver-
1). Larchman, B. 1 hirst, Rossland; T.
W i.I.l.-II. Grand Forks: F. Spinney. Ymir
.1. Robertson, Moyie; .1. Williams. W.
Sauniry. Boundary; W. Stevens, Blue
Points  Competition.
The grand points competition which
is ihe lasr event of the bonspiel Is only
begun. So far A. T. Walley hns the
best score, 34. All who playa'd in the
bonspiel are eligible and may make
their tests on the home rinks. Their
scores attested hy the proper officials
of their respective clubs will then ba'
forwarded to G. A. HunteT. secretary of
the bonspiel.
R. Grigg's  Report.
Tlie Times of Jan. 17th contains a
synaipsis of the report of R. Grigs, who
as a special commissioner of the British
Board of Trade, visited Canada early in
the year, and addressed the Nelson
beard at a special meeting. .Mr. Q-rlgg
recommenals cheaper telegraphic communication between Britain anal Canada, closer study of Canadian requirements by British manufacturers and
merchants, and the appointment of British commercial representatives to reside in Canada.
Local   Hockey.
The Mountains defeated the Lakes
last night by a score aaf 11-S. The game
was last and rh-an. and there was excellent Individual play but little attempt
at combination. The teams were:
Mountains, goal, Greyerbiehl; point.
Riley; cover. Deacon; roover. Bell;
right wing. Belrose: left wing. Steel:
centre. A. Bishaap. Lakes: goal. Cummins: point. Horswill: cover. Ferguson:
rover, II. Bishop; right wing. Gore; left
wing. McDonald; centre, Swann. The
victors will meet the Sanguinarles Monday night.
Wheat Flakes
for Breakfast
Its something hard to get.
Something real tasty for breakfast.
Try a package
5 lbs. 50c.
Telephone 161.
Prices of Metals.
New York, .Ian. 31.���Silver, Sialic.
London. Jan. 31.���Silver, 25y,d.; lead,
�� 14, 18s., 9d.
Opening   Copper   Quotations.
New  York, .Ian. SSI, 1908.
(By AftDerniid  ���_  Mcllardy.)
Askad Bid
Granby    $95.00       $85.00
Dominion Copper....    2.2E 2.12%
B. C. Caapper      6.26 6.00
W'ANTKE Good i.usIih'kh pro.lna-er_ to write
t, liiMirm,,.' ..ta all kin.lN ol live atoek
ftKaain-l 'I,'Hll. from aaray f'Hli.aa. Hrltlfah Ama-rlrau
Live Btoca A*-... iiailam, Vanaaaniver, B. 0.. or
W. J. Walker. Bums Hotel, Nelson.
'ASTKIl    Office, Baak.-r Htraaa*,   Kro.ina! Moor
preferred.    Kox IQM a'ai.aaalan.
IIX-BOOHKD BOUSE, l.irr.i-laa-l or unhirulah-
, a*.I Apply to J. Uari'-y, a.-a.raaer Vernon and
,_aiplalu.-a Htreeta.
FURNISHED   KOOM-dnod   location.
H. Daily Canadian.
TWO FlK8T.aji.Ar-- ROOMS, ateam heaUaU.   Applv bOniekeSPU, art! flat. K   W   C.blotlk.
We have the necessities and many luxuries.    The dally bath ls beneficial wli.'ii good soap is used.
The condition of the teeth depends upon a good dentifrice.
We can supply you with Ihe best   of   Toilet   Water,    Tooth    Powders,
Sponges, Brushes, Combs, Mirrors, etc. Soups,  Toilet Water,  Perfumery,
Canada Drug & Book Co'y, Ltd.
Round the  World.
The trip "Round the World in
Sleighs" under the auspices nf the
Indies of the Methodist church, was
given yesterday afternoon and evening.
Besides affording a great ileal of amusement and pleasure to those who patronizing it, the enterprise's linaneil results
were quite satisfactory. The Methodist
church was the starting point. The
countries visited were: Camilla. Mrs.
W E. Wesson's; England, Mrs. E. C.
Traves': Scotland. Mrs. C. F. Mc*
Hardy's; Ireland, Mrs. A. T. Walley's:
America, Mrs. E. G. Matthews'; Japan.
Mrs. V. W. Odium's. At each refreshments were aaffered appropriate to the
land represented and short programmes
of characteristic vocal and instrumental
music, drills and tableaux were presented.
G. O. Buchanan returned from Kaslo
last night.
F. W. Guernsey arrived from Trail
last night and Is at the Hume.
Mrs. A. T. Garland, of Kaslo, is in
the city a guest at the Queen's.
II. George Neelands has gone to We-
laskiwin. Alberta, on a business trip.
.1. c. Dufresne, superintendent of the
Blue Bell mine and mill, arrived from
Rlondel last night.
W. A. Macdonald, K. C, and S. S.
Taylor. K. C. have gone to Fernie on
professional business. Both will return
Sunday night.
S. S. Fowler left for Ottawa this
morning to join .1. L. Retallack and la.
Btty Now
We have a Good Selection of
Cheap Houses from $750 to
$(500. Let us show you
them. Some extra snaps for
investment or for a home.
C. A, Benedict
Corner Silica and Josephine Sts.
PHO.MI.   7
Passe Partout
Complete   with   Glass   and   Mat���Passe-
Partouted   and   Ready  to   Hang  up.
We have just opened up an exceptionally bright, line of Passe-I'artout pio
They consist of "Life" humorous
pictures in Black and White and in Color, Toasts, and Quotations from Favorite authors;   beautifully  illumined.
Prices  are  25c,  35c  and   60  c  each.
To see them is to buy. You can't resist them.
See them in our window.
Wholoaale auil   -tit-tall IvhUth in
Fresh and Salted Meats
Oamps supplied on shortest notice and
lowest price. Nothing but  fresh and
wholesome meats and supples kept iu stock
Mail orders receive careful attention.
E.   C.   TRAVES.   Manager.
W. G. Thomson
sKS^4 *nd    Nelson, B.C.
Phone k\\**%*
NICKERSON, the Jeweiery Manufacturer's Agent will sell you goods from samples at L'5 per cent, less than regular
prices direct from the factories, in 8
days from order. Everything in the
line.   Order now.
Pratt in urging the claims of Kootenay
to an extension of the period of the
lead bounty payment, and the raising of
the minimum price.
F. Crane has arrived from Vancouver
to take charge temporarily of the C.
P. R. dining care service on the Houndary branch. Fred Stephenson, late dining care conductor, having been transferred to Vancouver.
Alice Roller Rink
FRIDAY, JAN. 3 J, J906
The proprietor will have on hand suitable costumes. Those wishing them can
apply at the rink. Refresh incuts will
be served In the banquet hall. Music
will  be   the   beat.
The   Event   of   the  Season.
Governor Hughes to Speak.
New York, Jan. 31.���Republican politicians are inclined to attach much Importance to the appearance of Governor
Hughes at the Republican Club dinner
tonight.. Official announcement has
been made that the governor will make
an address and it Is further understand
that he will speak on national issues.
Whether his adalress will be a full outline of the platform on which he Intends to contest for the Republican presidential nomination is not certain.
Some of tbe politicians incline to the
belief that Governor Hughes will, In
his address tonight, make plain his position with regard to the leading issues
that are expected to figure in the national campaign. Others are of the opinion,
however, that his speech at the Republican club will be merely a preface to a
more important address to be delivered
later, probably at the banquet of the
Hrown Alumni association to be held in
Boston early in March, and which Governor Hughes has already consented to
attend. Close friends of the governor
here say that he has been much gratified by the endorsements of his candidacy thai he is receiving dally from all
parts of the country.
To Whom It May Concern:
Take notice that J. L. Warner ls not
now and has not been since the 18th
day of November last employed by or
ln any way connected with the Bradley
Engineering and Machinery Co. of
Spokane, Washington.
All Kinds of Heating Plants ln Stock.
Victoria St., Nr. Ooera House.      Tel. 181.
Real Estate Agent
315 Baker St., Nelson, B. C,
Coall Ice! Wood!
Phone 265
Kootenay  Ice,   Fruit   and
Fuel Co.
N. E. co>. Baker   and   Ward   Sta.
CAPITAL,   $25,000.00   in   25 000   shares
of $10.00 each.
MANAGER, Crozler  W.  Bourke.
OFFICE, No. S122 Baker St. (Croasdaile
& Co.)
SEE the cement blocks displayed in the
Standard   Furniture   Co.'s   window.
APPLICATIONS for  stock are  invited.
PARTICULARS and forms of Application may be obtained at the Company's office, or from H. A. Stewart.
Solicitor, Nelson. B. C.
Geo.  P. Player
Office   Room   No.   2,   ELLIOT      BLOCK.
F. C. GREEN       F. T. BUR-Jfcrl        A. H.GREEN
Oil Engineers, Dominion and British
Columbia Land Surveyors
F. 0. Box 14S   Phone 261 B.
NELSOIN,     -
B. C.
Jobbing   promptly   attended   to.     Plans
and Estimates.
Apply 415 Hall St.
Box 385.
Anyone having a good farm for sale
In Western Canada may Qnd oasfa buyer
by writing at 0_O6, giving plica and
description,     to     Buyers     Co Operative
Company, Minneapolis, -Minnesota,
Certificate  of  Improvements,
"April Pool" Nn. X Mlm-ral <*l*ilm. llttlfctfl
til thf Ni-]hi,li Mill IIIK I M'. Ill Ul n[ Went KiH.ti-tiHV
Whure located; BttWtfO Bulfl nn-t ludf
rri-i-kii. uii'l iU.miiI ,,ni- l.'ilf fnlli* iron tliL- Pour*
iiiiui Mill.
Take notice that 1, K  ('. (In-eil, net.iik ��*��� nir-Mit
for J, r. Bwedbtrgi free Mim-rv Uertifloau No
H7*m, Intend, outy dun -from the datebereof,
to apply to the Min In-' Iteconlur fnr u ''i-rtill .-Kh*
of I uijiro*. '-ini'iiii.. fnr UU pnrpOM nf nlituliiliiir n
Orown Urant nf t in- nhnvc cliilm.
Ami further take notice thnt ai-iinn under
Mc-Mon iff, mtiNt t>c roininciu-Ml hi-fnn- rhelsiiii-
ance of mi<*h Certillcale nf ItnprovcincntM
l>a-tcd thin 2Hth day nf .lanimry. A, It    l'yo7
F. 0, QRKEN.
  H-tfion, B. 0,
8ETS   FOR   A   FEW   DAYS.
From $10 to $25.
Old Curiosity Shop
wins respeel for a woman.   It has gain.
ed  a reputation for our
that we feel proud of. While we consider tb.. movement the most Important
pari of Watch or Clock, beauty, too
should be coiiHlda-n-d. Our Selection aaf
Time Pleoee are marvels of artlsUosMll
ill ili'slL-n and linlsh. They must lie
K.'.ii to be appreciate*.,
Jeweller  and Optician.
VVl-ioltiMfilt!  Provl��lon*i,
Government Creamery One-Pound Ilncks received weekly fresh from the
a-hurn.    For Kale by all leading grocers
Olllce and warehouse: Houston Block,    Pnone 79.
Josephine Street.        ...        Nelson, B. C.
A  reciprocity    of    good    wl_ha_-i|
wish  you  a  Happy  New   Year, and,
feel   you   wish   us   the   same,  bm i
wish for something else, and ihatliL
the  oppurl unity  aaf   proving   to yon flj
exceptional values of our Heady lo.!si
Suits and  Ova-mints,    lu  nial.-na!,
style,  lit  .'ami  linish  wa*  di f> en
ti.-n. anal our new stock  incluilfs ,
of the vi'ry lata.st and most fusliloml
fabrics  and   designs.     You'll  find ym
money ��lll buy better goods lie re I
We would like to flee all our patrons comfortable thi�� winter and in ori-f-^
do so we have iu stock the bent asHorted line of heating stoves and coolQ
stoves and   ranges  ever before presented to the public* in Kootenay.
We would he  pleased to show you    our line and before making your j
chane kindly see what we have to offer.
J. H. Ashdown Hardware
Company, Limited. Nelaon Bnt
. :
Pure and Cheap
We have 1000 pounds of
which  we  will s.,11 nl  a bargain
5 lbs for 1.00.
Spi'clal   prices  for  larger lots.   Come
in and Inquire.
Choquette Bros*
Phone 258.
THE   UntoDate   Bakers
Alberta Creamery butter In 31b., 7 Ib,
and M lb. blocks at S17c per pouni.
For Sale at
Joy's Cash Grocery
cor. Josephine and miiih sis.
Filberts, Almonds, Walnuts, Br*
Chestnuts, Apple Cider, North*���!
apples, Baldwin Apples, Jap Orrt
Figs, largo layer, California OW
and Malaga Grapes.
A large assortment of Xmas 8*
Wholesale and retail prices   |ierq'i"H
S* H. Seane]
I'liono 20a.
C08 % B**��jj
Wo  hav,.  hi 111   a large n��sort'l
mont or heaters to ehooso rr*"* I
Also a few odd stoves wlili* * I
will Bell AT COST during sU* "j
Wo would llko you to <"" a  |
inspect our  Htock.
Wood-Vallance Hardware C��'
Ret fit
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