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Vol. 20—No 18
REVELSTOKE. B. C, MAECH 4, 1914
$2.50 Per Year
CITY COUNCIL
REGULAR MEETING
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Fire Escapes Act.—i "Deaking by Aid. Smythe.—City
Office Staff. -The _. ..ment. Should Bartenders Be
Licensed—Grave Allegations—Dog Tax Items —Power
Plant Problems.
Mayeir McKinnon presided at a
meeting of the city council held on
Friday night, when there were also
present Aldermen McSorley, Needham
Bourne, Dell, Smythe and Pradolini
with the city olerk(Mr. W.A. Gordon)
The report re thc tire escapes act,
previously  published  was discussed.
Aid. Dell—It is a serious     matter.
lf  we had an  hotel  tire aud two or
three  people  were  burned  to     death
because there was no  tire escape,    It
would  be a Berious matter.
Aid. Bourne—The city would he
blamed.
Aid. Smythe—Take the City hotel
lire.
Aid. McSorley said he considered it
good business to put a good rope in
every floor of a building. There was
not much chance of anyone being
burned t<» death then.
Aid. Smythe said hotels generally did not like ropes as it waa rlaim
ed that tluy enabled people to JU'.up
their board, or to haDt. themw.Vt a,
They should keep iu touch with ' he
new legislation on the subject /it
the same time he thoug.it Hey
Bhould instruct thc Chief of Police te>
go after those hotels which had no
fire escapes  right away.
Thc Mayor said some hotels had
escapes but they did not comply with
the act. The RevelBtoke hotel had
escapes which did not comply With
the act.
Aid. Smythe—I should say de il
first with those people who have no
fire escapes.
Aid. Needham—How are you going
to draw  the line?
Aid. Smythe—Some notels have escapes and some have none.
Aid. Dell said if they made people
comply with the law the council was
clear. If a lire OCCUrrud and anyone
was burned to death and there was
no escape the council might he censured.
■Aid.  Smythe—Sure.
The Mayor said those not acquaint
ed with tbe act would be surprised
to find how strict it was. It might
be advisable to refer the matter to
thc Bylaw Committee to let mem
litis  get  posted on  the subject.
Aid. Needham thought it would he
a good idea to let thc Chief of Police draw up a sketch as a guide to
hotel keepers who were not now com
plying  with  the act.
Aid. Dell said all that was necessary was to see that hotels which
had no fire escape Bhould provide
adequate escapeB. If the Chief of
Police was instructed to do that and
the hotel keepers did not comply the
council could take action. The Chief
of Police should be instructed what
to do.
The Mayor said one case was specified where there was a good escape
though it was not quite in compli -
"mice  with the act.
Aid. Dell said ull that was wanted wus a good fire escape.
Aid. McSorley said there were num
crous fire cscupes which did not comply with the exact terms of the act.
Aid. Smythe said that was a different, thing to having no escape at
all. There was no excuse for two ho
telB having no fire escape at all aB
appeared from the report.
Aid. Dell said tbe Chief of Police
knew what was wanted. If an adequate escape wub put in that would
be satisfactory. A good escape, even if not in exact compliance with
the terms ofact, would be satisfactory.
Aid. Smythe thought the Chief of
Police should be instructed to    have
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It  they  were all  roquircd  to  cemiply
with the act there would be no exeep
tions.
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exceptions  would he fair. I
Aid. Bell thought. ". good escape
Should  not be interfered  with. ,
Aid. Needham—One hotel has an escape, one has none, and another has
a wooden ladder.
Aid. Smythe—All hotels should
have a fire escupe.
Aid. Needham moved that the po -
lice should be instructed tei see that
all buildings coming under the Act
Bhould  he provided with fire escapes.
All  Bell seconded.
Aid. Smythe said it was not right
that hotels should be allowed to do
business if they  had no fire escape.
The motion was carried.
CITY   OFFICE  STAFF.
It was decided that tne work of
reading meters in future be handed
over to the department of the Supt.
eif electric  light and power.
Applications for the position of
stenographer ami bookkeeper in thc
city  office  were  read.
After discussion the appointment
was left in the hands of the Mayor
and  city clerk.
ASSESSMENT.
Aid. Ne'eilham asked for informa -
tion about the assessment last year.
The Mayeir explained that at the
beginning eif last year the council
decided not to raise the assessment,
but to equalise it. Later the matter
was brought up again and it waa
agreed that the assessment should be
raised. There was a difference of op-
Inlon and tbe then city clerk was appointed assessor. In view of circumstances which arose later the council
called in Mr. Field as assessor. That
in  brief, was thc cxplantion.
Aid. McSorley and Aid. Bourne
corroborated the Mayor's explanation.
Aid. McSorley stating that the matter had drifted on un,til so late in
the year that action had to be taken in the end on thc lines indicated
hy the Mayor.
Thc Mayor saie! they had to have
an assessor. The city clerk could be
appointed to the position unless tbey
were geiing to change values. Thoy
could not very well lower the assessment as they had debentures out, but
there might he readjustment neces -
sary In isolated cases to make the
assessment equitable.
Aid. Ne-edham—Any injustice cuu be
rectified.
The Mayor—Certainly we shall be
only too pleased to stiaighten out
anything thut needs attention.
Aid. McSorley moved that the city
clerk  be  appointed  assessor.
Aid. McSorley said there must be
a court ed revision when matters of
elctail could  be gone into.
Aid. Needham Beconded and thc mo
tion  was carried.
li It AlMT   TO CONVENTION.
The matter of a grant to the forth
coming teachers convention to bo
liclil in Kevelstoke was brought for -
ward by the Mayor. If the money
was to be voted he said it would:be
required before the date of the convention.
Aid. Dell said it appeared that
there was B precedent Ior the voting
of such grants. That being so, he
would move a grant of $H11 be voted for thc purpose, though he was
not personally in favor of It.
Aid. Smythe seconded and the mo.
tion  was  greed  to.
DUMPING WAGON REQUIRED
Aid. Bourne said representations
had been made to him in regard to
the acquiring by tbe council of a
dumping wagon for use in road work
and lf thev got a new wagon as appeared to be necessary they might
aB well get a proper dumping wagon
which would effect a saving in '.ime
and prove much more useful than an
ordinary type of wagon for such work
Aid. McSorley said this matter was
raised last year, but was left over
It wub derided that tbe Public Works
committee  should  go  into the matter.
TELEPHONES
Aid. Needham asked bow many tele
plumes were in use by thc city.
The Muyor said this question had
been gone into and thc number of
telephones used by the city cut down
whilst such officials has had tele -
phones had received an increse in Bal
ary to cover the cost of same and
the free telephone thus done away
wiih. At present the city used six
telephones.
SCI 1001.   HOARD   EXPENDITURE.
Apropos of the sehool board estimates, which were mentioned at the
last meeting,
Aid. Needham said it was all right
Ior the board to come along With
estimates which meant a rise in the
rate, but it was a serious proposition.
Aid. Smythe—The council gets the
blame of  it.
Aid. Needham said it was stated
last year that the new high school
was uot geiing to cost any more and
that the same janitor would be employed as before. Now the board was
paying 3S0 per month for a janitor
for the new school. They had u man
at 8411 but he did not hold thc certili
cute necessary to have charge of a
boiler and they had to get a man
with a certificate and pay him $*0.
Aid. Pradolini—That is in accord -
mice with the law.
Aid. Needham—But it is not according to law that they have to put
that kind of a boiler in a school.
Tbe Mayor said it was n pity that
some- people? did not see things last
year when  be did.
Aid. Needham—I saw it but what
could we do.
Aid. Smythe suid it was thc same
in regard to the police and the council bad to take the blame although
they could do nothing hut sit still
with their hands folded. It was the
same with the schools, they just sat
and  iooked wise.
Aid. Hell—If you have any recom-
mendatlons to give the police com-
mlBSloners this is the place.
A ei,   Smvthe—Will you accept them
Alel. Needham—We will give them
anyway.
Aid. Smythe—The first la regarding
the hack stand opposite the Windsor
b itel. Daj and night it is used tor
taking people down to lower town.
It is a disgrace to the town. There
is a ; lie of r.'fus:' there and no one
opens their mouth. It is up to the
polic to attend to that and I hope
the next meeting of the commissioners you will do something.
Aid. Pradolini thought some of thc
s; i ii is  should  lie  washed  out.
Aid. Smythe (who h..d a Pig sheet
of paper before him which be had
been referring to)—I think you bave
been looking over my paper of complaints Aid. Pcadollni. Loud laughter).
Aid.  Pradolini—What ?
Aid, Smythe'—T haven list of complaints here which I wus to bring up.
I was talking to Md. Bell and Aid.
Pradolini has read my •list. I have
it down here that some of the streets
are in a very bad state with water
running over thc sidewalks and taking down the filth which has accumulated during the winter into the
main streets. I think the city hoBO
should be used ns soon as possible ,
and tbe streets washed down as soon
as the water can be got away.
Aid. Pradolini —1 did not mention
that,   i Laughter),
Aid. Smythe said there was a lot
of dirt and filth em the side eif the
streets, coal dust and tilth, which
should be cleared away.
Aid. Pradolini said water was
standing  in some streets.
Aid.   Bourne said  water  wan  running out of  the street  into thc    post
office.   The   men   were   kept   running
from one place to another in answer
to requests on the telephone.
Aid. Smythe said he had only called In the road men once, and that
was in a case where water was running into a cellar. Opposite the telegraph office water was going under
the sidewalk.
Aid. Bourne said the prisoners
were not doing the work they should
do.
Aid. Pradolini said they could not
expect much work from prisonerB,
who were only weirking to pass the
time  away.
Aid. Be>urne Baiel operations on the
streets had been cut down In response to n request, that committees
should curtail expense us much as
possible. The prisoners did very little  work  too.
Aid.  Smvthe Bald he had three feet
of water  in his cellar.
Aid.  Bourne said they might      be
able to  get   along   without  spending
money hy utilising prison work only.
Aid. Smythe—'ihey have done a lot
of good work in tbe streets.
Aid.   Bourne—Very  necessary   work.
The Mayor—Anything else Aid.
Smythe?
Aid. Smythe (ostentatiously con -
suiting his paper turned at an angleto
prevent Aid, Pradolini reading ita
contents)—I was going ou when I
was interrupted.
Aid. Pradolini—We try to do the
best  we can.
Aid.  Smythe—And he saw  my list.
1   wish  to pass a vote of thanks   to
the commissioners for    tuking       the
stand they did in having certain people brought up leer selling  liquor out
side licensed  hours and  on  Sundays.
This business bus  been  geiing  em for
a considerable time and no one seems
to have had the pluck to have these
people  pulled.    It   makes an  example
for all  the hotels  in  the  town  when
people    are stopped     from     selling
booze just when they think fit, which
some  people  made a  practice  of, aud
I think  it is  up to the council       to
pass a  vote of thanks to the     commissioners. The       commissioners
slum Id  deal   with  this sort of  thing
in a stronger manner and cancel   the
licenses eif offenders and put    a stop
to it.   There are hotels which I   am
pretty  sure  are living up to the law
and it is not fair to them that others should sell  booze any time   they
want to.   We have two commission -
ers here.   1 should like someone    to
puss a  few  remarks on  this subject ,
you for instance Aid.  Pradolini.
Aid.  Pradolini—1  may.
Aid. Bourne—You don't play the
band on Sundays. I think Sunday
just as good as week days. Is it against the law  on Sundays?
Aid. Needham—It depends what you
play.
Aid. Bourne—If you play sentiment
al  airs.
Aid. Pradolini—Is there law against it'.'
Aid. Bourne—They do it in other
towns.
Aid. Pradolini said he would like
to see something doing on Sundays,
nice music uud concerts would be a
good   thing Ior Sundays.
Aid. - mythe—I will open the picture show on Sundays by conseut of
the council.
Aid. Pradolini—That Is work but a
concert  is not  work.
Aid. Smythe—You mean the Italian
hand.
Alel. Needham—That is work.
Aid. Pradolini—With thc band it is
not a question of work.
Aid. McSorley—1 would not inter -
fere with the idea of giving a free
show  on  Sundays.
Aid. Smvthe—I wouid be einly too
willing to amuse' you and the citizens.
Aid. Needham I don't think it fair
thai Aid. Smythe should congratulate the Commissioners on closing up
a man right opposite him and at the
same time ask permission to open
his picture show em  Sundays.
Aid. Smythe—Its a joke. Picture
shows are prohibited iron. opening
on  Sundays under the Act.
The Mayor said iu regard to noone
having pluck to close hotels on Sundays, it was just a matter of the
commissioners doing their duty.
Aid. Smythfl said there were tie-
cent heitels which abided by the law
all the time and there were dumps
which elid not. Some hotels in the
town could not he called anything
but dumps. Every week twee or three
times fighting went on in the street
only a night or two ago a lady rushed Into his theatre and asked him to
telephone for the police as two men
wire fighting on the sidewalk and in,-
policeman was in sight.
Aid. Pradolini said there wub another pednt in connection with that.
When a man wan drunk was a bar -
tender or hotclkecpcr allowed to sup
ply him  with drink?
Aid. Smythe—It is absolutely ug-
ainst the act.
Aid. Pradolini—Is there any control over it. Tbey should uot give
men drink when they are drunk. In
the streets they saw men drunk taking up thc whole sidewalk just rolling from one bar to another. That
should   be  stopped.
Aid. Smythe said it bad the custom In the past to supply men who
were drunk with booze and to allow
them to go into the street and fight.
That should be stopped, there should
be some way of stopping that. In
fact he was going to harp on the
question every meeting until It was
stopped lf he could stop It.
i The Mayor said any member of the
council was perfectly justified in brin-
B.C. TIMBER
ROYALTY BILL
CHORUS OF COMMENDATION
Tributes to Hon. W. R. Ross's Measure
(Continued on P-E* 7.)
Widespread interest bus been shown
in the Timber Royalty bill introduced by the Hon. W.H. Ross, Minister
of Lands. Newspapers all over the
American continent and many in the
United Kingdom published despatches in which a feature was made of
the recognition of tbe profit-sharing
principle in handling public timber
resources.
The New  York  paper in a  lengthy
editorial  under the  caption of  "Profits  for Governments"  complimented
the Hem.  Mr.  Ross on the idea. The
New York paper saia:
"The British Columbia Minister of
lands last week intro duced a     bill
providing   for a   government   regula -
tion of prices on     lumber from    the
public property,  and  fixing the roy -
alties to be paid by     those working
the timber lands in  proportion to the
prices.   The lumbermen are said    to
approve the idea,     and the govern -
ment expects     eventually to get $2,-
"'O.iXlO  annually,   while  retaining  the
land from which the timber is taken.
"It is singular that tbe idea of associating prices and profits from the
proceeds of public resources has been
so tardy in arriving. Hitherto the
problem has been attacked from the
point of reducing the excess of profits of such exploitation by taxation.
That only makes the ptoduct more
costly to the consumer, without re -
ducing the profit to the exploiter.
"It is not too late to profit from
tbe example of Canada."
"Praise for Mr. Ross and thc new
royalties," is the he-ad under which
Beveral newspapers reprint uu editorial from the Mail aud Empire of To-
Lonto referring lu the new bill in
troduced hy tbe Minister of Lands.
The Toronto Mail und Empire says
—"The magnificent forest areas of
British Columbia are a heritage the
people of that province ought to watch over most carefully. Few provinces or stutcs are bo bountifully cn-
endowed. The timber should be regarded, us far as practicable, as a
trust to be administered for tha general benefit, not mainly as .iffo
opportunity for privileged cxpl lit i -
tion. Because, perhaps, thc timber
resources of the continent have teen
thought Inexhaustible—a saelly mis -
taken view—this principle has uever
properly Imbedded Itself—asa matter
of cardinal pedicy—in the public
mind, either in the l'nited Status er
Canada. The output from public
eu- Crown lands under lease has been
taxed by tbe several governments,
but without uny restrictions upon
tbe price charged. The consequence
has been naturally, that thc users of
lumber have had to pay the government tuxes and there has been no
regulation of the extent to which the
public, the owner of the leased lirr-
its, could be held feir its own prop -
erty.
"Tbe government of British Colum
bia, which has been forcmoBt in forestry regulation, has taken a stand
on this matter deserving of the warm
est commendation. It is readjusting
thc terms of royalty upon which leases are granted. In making substantial increases in the amounts due to
the government it is also undertaking to regulate the lumber prices.
The scheme covers eight periods ed
live years each, the royalties being
on a sliding scale. The principle up-
ini which the measure, which buB
been laid before thc legislature by
thc Minister of Lands, is bnsed is
that of profit-sharing by the government in the exploitation of the timber. It proposes to obtain for the
provincial treasury part of the regulated value of thc timber without
permitting the amount thus diverted
from the pockets of thc timbermen
to be tnken out of the lumber consumers. That is thc true basis of
forest administration."
"Public will come in on thc unearn
eel increment." is the title in red letters across a  two-column-wide editorial on the front page of the Vancouver World,  over the signature   of
the  Managing-Editor,  Mr.  L.D.  Taylor.   He wrote as follows:
1    "The Timber Royalty Bill, as    ex-
I pounded by the Hon. Mr. Ross, Min-
' iBter of Lands, is a measure  to which
commendation will be readily extended by all British Columbians. Public intelligence all over the Dominion
is quickening to the recognition of
the fact that the natural resources
of thc country ought to be exploited
as natural resources, aud, as such,
the property of the people, through
the Crown, under conditions which
will not be burdensome to particular
industries. Mr. Ross claimed that
the fundamental principle of the bill
is its recognition of the profit-mak -
ing principle, the profits being shared by the holders of timberlauds
with the government fri m which they
hold them; in other words, thc right
of the people of British Columbia to
share in the prosperity of thc lumber
industry while at the same time giving to that industry reasonable stability of tenure. In compliance with
these two principles, claims Mr. Ross
the bill has been framed.
"It is possible of course-, that the
bill will fall to meet with the approval of some lumbermen, but bay
grievances which might he advauced
by tbos..' actively engaged In the lumbering business will be regarded by
the general public as being fairly
met in the bill. It is merely a measure to protect the interest of the peo
pie as.the owners of tlra ■ r -
ties. The portions of the revenue
which it exacts for the pei pie is mere
ly in   the  nature-  -. :   .
"No one questions the fact that
profits by the lumbermen ware not
great     during thi .tr; rather
with the majority of those engaged
in th    buBine is  was iti in ot
breaking even, it is not true, however, to say that during the past
year the mills were kept g ill g for
the  benefit of the men emploj in
tin m.     British I' iluml ti   '•
measure  up  well  against other
ness men, hut it  is too much to    expect any body of     business men    to
keep a concern  going   without      any
regard for their business or for them
selves,  and merely  for the benefit   of
the     men    they employ.   Ti.
been years in which  much money has
been made in the  lumber business in
the province, and there ...11 ben
more.    For the lumber Companies    in
British Columbia to have closed down
merely because the market conditions
during the past  year made the making ed lai -  anywhere      im -
possible,  would  have  been  for  them
to have dealt  a serious blow ut      au
industry  in  which   they  arc   primarily Interested.   Let    t     be   conceded
that business was kept  going for the
sake    of the   busln ss,   The business
has yielded   good profits   and   much
employment     during quite a number
of years.   With     the passing of this
bill, not only timber owners and mill
workers, and     men of    the logging
camps are interested,   but the people
of British Columbia as a whole,
"Government revenue from lumber
will Increase with a    ion
ket. As the profits of the active part
ners increase, so will the share of tbe
silent partners- tbe government, the
people. Other natural resources are
exhaustible; the forests can be rend
e-rcd permanently  productive.
The Timber Royalty Bill m many
respects is the most important measure introduced during the present sea
son."
At the University of Washington,
ths new I ill Introduced bj tbe Hon,
William II. Hoss, was the subject of
an address to the student! in the for
estry class by Mr. Overton W. Price,
former associate forester of the United States under Gilford  Plnchot and
(Continued on Page Four.)
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SYNOPSIS   OF  COAL MINING
REGULATIONS.
Coal mining rights of the Dominion
In Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon Territory, the
North-west Territories and in a portion of the Province of British Columbia, may be leased tor a term ol
twenty-one years at an annual rent
al of 11 an acre. Not more tbar
2,560 acree will be leased to one applicant.
Application for lease must be mads
by  the applicant  in  person    to    the
A (tent or     Sub-Agent of the district
n which  the rights  applied for     »w
situated.
The lease will include tbe coal mining rights only, but the leasee may
ba pfrm'.tted to purchase whatever
available surface rights may be considered necessary !ot the working ol
the mine at the rate of 110.00 an
acre.
In surveyed territeiry the land must
be described by sections, or legal
lub-divisiom <■! sections, and in un
surveyed territory the tract applied
for shall be staked out oy the ap
plicant  himself.
:, applicant must l.e accompan
lad bv a fee of t& which will be refunded if the rights applied for nr*
not available, but not otherwise. A
royalty shall be paid on the mer
chantahle output of the mine at tht
rate of five cents per ton.
Tbe person operating the mine shall
furniBh the Agent with sworn returni
accounting for the full quantity ol
merchantable coal mined and pay thi
royalty thereon. U the coal mining
rights are not being operated, such
returns should be furnished at least
once a ywr.
For full Information application
should be made to the Secretary of
the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to the Agent or Dub-Aftnt
ef Domin'jii La--*.
W.  W. OORY.
"I
didn't
know
I needed aa
Elevator until
I saw this Book."
THAT'S what a
merchant said
in our office recently. We had just ,
sold him an Elevator for
use in his small, hut growing factory in a little town in Western
Ontario. He is enthusiastic over the economies he ha.-- heen enabled to effect through the installation
of a small hand-power Elevator costing but $70.00. He
ha? di-covercd the secret of efficiency in handling goods and
filling orders. He has learned how to cut out unprofitable
method^ and reduce the cost of labor by eliminating waste
time and nccd'ess effort.
Perhaps vou may find in this Book the solution of your
most difficult problem.    Isn't it worth writing for?
OTIS-FENSOM   ELEVATOR   COMPANY
50  BAY  ST.,  TORONTO
COUPON  "N-8S "
!'    ise send me your Book.
N
ame.
L
Fill in this coupon with your
name and address. Then tear
it off and mail at once, 'l ou'll
get the book by rdurn mail.
Don't   put   it  off  and  forget.
"BRITTANIC"
LAUNCHED
White Star Line's Newest Leviathan safely off the ways
MANY SAFETY DEVICES
The White Star Line's newest 60,000
tem trlple-sorew steamer "firlttanic, "
oi Hi feed long, was suooesstully launched In tin1 presenoe of a great throng of
Bpeotators who lined both banks of the'
River Lagan. The mighty hull moved
majestically down the ways and a tre-
me minus ilrinniisl rat ion followed when
i in- sieainer final ed clear,
-ue "Untlanic" marks a decided ad-
aelviiiu'e'iii marineoonstruotlon,especially in numerous provisions for the
safety eif passengers and crew.   This
! massive ship is the second White Star
liner to bear this illustrious name, ami
1 is destined for tlie Southaiuptou-Oher-
boutg-New York service of ihe While
Star Line.
The "Hi il.tunie" is Ihe largest .steuiu-
erever oonstructesd In a British yaid
ami represents the best ideas eif ship
planning that modern builders have
girneieel from a rich experience elur-
Ing the past decade, when producing
the' greatest steamers in  the  world,
t'.iub succeeding the   previous one in
I size anil wonder.
Safely, of course, has been the foremost   consideration   in  building the
"Ibit i anic" Not only doe's ihe heavily
riveted doiihle-boltoiu extend the' em-
It ire length eif i lm steamer,  but the
in.is-ivi' beams ami close framing of
ibe uuter hull me supplemented by a
heavy steel plating tunning .in  nn er
| bull, such as was placed list upon ll.e
"Olympic." The watertight bulk-heads
wub tueir electrically -controlled doors
are carried all the'way up to the bi idge-
|deck,nearly sixty feet above'the water
lii t-, ami ihe utmost care has been
exercised   to   make  them   especially
Strong, so that wilb these ,-unl  several
nt her precautious against terious damage, tlie builders have eioulldence that
the "lirittanii;" will be aide tei float
even though any six oi her compartments should lie Hooded. Tne same
non-vibrating combination of reciprocal ing engines with a low-pressure
; tin bine as is installed em tbe "Olympic"'
will  assure   perfect   comfort   to   the
I "Bri. tanio's" passengers, und t he ship's
lines   are   sei  line ami   the   immense
I weight of the hull is so cleverly distributed that steadiness in any st a is
i pi act ically assured.
While the lirst "Brlttanlc" registered but one-tenth the tonnage of the
new leviathan, scores of thousands
will remember her great popularity,
| extending through three decades. liur-
! ing ber long career ibis favorite old
I vessel steamed a total of 2,233,000Stat/-
' ute miletund canitidlOtl.OiXJpassengeis
in safety. For the new "liiittaniu" the
latest and greatest scion of tha White
.Star family, a huge ship splendidly
planned and staunchly built, may
there lie even a prouder rea ml!
Selkirk   Hotel   Restaurant
Opening up und?r new man?0'ement
Mi-. M. M \UTI\- ■ .
i[i this t-.
i- -   style.     - ip-todi
■
Give us a cal
Open until 12 p. m
WHITE STAR DOMINION LINt
ROYAL MAIL   STEAMERS
MONTREAL BE(
\(- w S.S.
,.     . .
One Class ill) Cabin Service
, S.S      Teuton!,    I   Twin Scn
feel long l
Second Chun   t '< unci up.    Thii d Cbi       t
WHITE STAR   LINK
HOSTON
HKI-ASTOU N
One Class (II) Cabin Service
S.S. Arabic I      Splendid      | S.S, I
I6,000tons   600 feet long     I* win Screw     13,000 to
Rate, IS-U.1! I     Stenmei        I Ruti
For Sailings, Illustrated Booklets, Etc., apply to
COMPANY'S OFFICES, 619, 2nd Ave.. Seattle
Revelstoke General Agencies   C.P.R, Ticket Agent, I
GIVE THAT PUNY CHILD
THIS GUARANTEED HEMEDY
If  your  child is  underweight,  listless, ailing, liable to get sick easily,
it, nr il-; n  medicine to build its wei
ght and Btreagtb.   For this  purpose
there is nothing else wc know of tbat
we can so Btrongly endorse aa Itcxnll
Olive  OU   Emulsion,   The  remarkable
e of tins splendid medicine   is
th" fact that  it contains ingredients  that tone  the  nerves,    enrich the blood anil furnish to thc en-
tin'  system the  strength,  weight aud
building    substances   it   needs.
'   elms all this without injuring
■ m uh        In   fact,   He_all  Olive
.iilsie.n  is not only  pleasant to
in   i In'      tiT .Rt    sensitive
ch is benefited     i y It, and the
■ a     Improved,   On   the  other
ontaina nei all ohol or habit
ll which      most   parents
e   ii - thi i  ' ii'i'li en,     ft
.  '  , Ing hold of
■I   i.'iibls  tlie  lieiely up
• t ii al    I r le ■' li    I't   the  same
il    iii ong tn resist  ells - 1
■
■ Oil Rmulalon doean't
fei il the stunted
md     make the little
e.i.e   lively,   Strong,   well,   and  full    of
til    children are meant
• ire to    li eve, come back and
fe-u m and  gel    our money hark We
•     -      I      OU   to  lOBI  B   c.-ut.       We
Miink this i" no more I bi n fa lr, and
■ 'i fou   a"     cau <■  tn  hesitate.
i     ' ■■ ipie ni i<   f..1   oonvalea
cents   for all  who are nerve.un, tired
out,   run-down,  no matter  what    the
■     we   offer   Itexall   .lllvee   fill   Km-
ulalon with the same guarantee of
entire satisfaction or money hack. —
8old emly at the 7,000 Rexall Ht.,rct
and In this town i.nly ly us. the W.
Hews  drug  store.— SI.00.
There was a hot. time In the old-
town of New Yeuk one niirht last week
when the firemen responded to fifty
llres  In   nine  hours.
BOURNE BROS,, LIMITED
DEALERS IN
Hardware
Groceries
Hay, Grain, Feed
AGENTS EOR
Sherwin-Williams Paints
McClary's Stoves, Furnaces
Canadian Oil Co., Oils, Gasoline, Etc.
Williams' New Scale Pianos.
SPECIAL    ATTENTION
TO OUR MAIL ORDERS
BOURNE BROS., LIMITED
GROCERS AND HARDWARE DEALERS
| First St, Revelstoke.     Telephone No. 22
Dominion Security Co., Limited
OF  REVELSTOKE, B. C
beg to announce that they have oneutxl up offices at the
corner of First Street anil Connaught Avenue for the pur-
pose eif handling real estate, timber, etc. It will pay you to
call and get particulars, and get in ou groutul flexir prices.
We also make a specialty e>f listed property.
A. McRae,
President.
T. Kilpatrick,
Sec.-Trensurer
P. O. Drawer No. 4.    Telephone No. 321.
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P. BUR/IIS & CO., LIMITED
^/Ilbuays the   *Best
"ShamrocK' Gutter
P. BURNS & CO., Limited
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ORDER APPLES
HHKFROMUHK
MclNTYRES
Golden Russet, Picked No. 1 Apples, per box ... $2.25
Cabbage, clean, fresh, solid heads, per lb       5c
Chicory—pure ground-new, per package     20c
John McIntyre & SON
First Street. Telephone No. 93
r
Phone 254 *
Doors, Windows, Mouldings.
Lime, Cement, Plaster, Fire Clay.
Lumber, Lath and Shingles.
The Globe Lumber Co., Ltd.
Either price gets   a   solid suit—
a suit that you will feel at home
in   that   you'll feel dressed in —
that will be strong and thoroughly
made. :: :: ::
It will be cut to fit you perfectly; it will be fashionable and it
will be \>\n value for whatever monev you pay for it.
H. F. M0RTENSEN tailor
Pint Street, on way to Post Office. -WEDNESDAY, MARCH I, 1014.
THE MAIL-HERALD   REVELSTOKE
PAGE THREW
Value
Thinking about Jewellery ?
In addition to an unsurpassed choice of dainty articles in Gold and Gems, Silver and superior Plate,
Cut Glass and Bric-a-brac, there is always good
VALUE for every cent spent with F. G. Bews.
Won't you drop in and see for yourself.
No pressure to purchase-just values that will
convince.
F. G. BeWS,   The Revelstoke Jeweller
THE  MOLSONS BANK
INCORPORATED  181.1;
Capital and Reserve,        -     $8,SCO,000
85    BRANCHES   IN   CANADA
A QENtRAL BANKING BUSINESS TRANSACTED
CIRCULAR LETTERS OF CREDIT    .)
TRAVELLr RS CHEQUES    ' ISSUCCl
BANK MONEY ORDERS J
Savings Department At All Branches
Interest allowed at highest ourrent rats.
Revelstoke branch, W. M   PRATT, Manager
Ladies' House Dresses
and Dainty Blouses
r_A Nice assortment of the above to hand
Newest Designs and the Latest Styles.
Your inspection invited.
MRS. A. G. CRICK.
FIRST STREET
Everybody Knows the Value
of a Combination Safe .   .   .
But there are still a few <people who don't
know what ii safe combination Bell's Bread
ami  New Zealand Butter make	
G. W. BE LI-
SERGEANT'S
HAZARDOUS
PURSUIT
A wierd talc of Canada's Far Northland is the recital ol the advent -
ures of Sergeant C.S. Harper, of the
Mounted Police, who led a patrol in
pursuit of Asa Hunter, a trapper,
who abducted a nfteen-year-old girl
named Mildred Shaw and lied from
Lake Shaskatoon into the wilderness
country.
The full report of the chase has
heen received at headquarters of the
Mounted Police. The patrol started
on November I, and over six weeks
were required to reach the spot where
the man and girl were found. The
journey whb one full of hardships,
Climbing mountains wading ice-cold
Streams, forced to carry all supplies
with animals dying by the way or
fulling   over  cliffs.
ONLY  SUOAR FOR FOOD.
The tracks of the man and the girl
Were discovered  on  December  S,    and
led over the mountains to Grand
Cache, a   trading   post In  the   main
range of the Rockies. About December il the patrol had no food left but
sugar. A cache of dried meat discovered by a halfbreed was the food
supply until December 1-. Two days
later Grand Cache was reached, tbe
Smoky river being waded three times
with water to the waist that froze
stiff.
When   the  Camp   of   Hunting      was
reached he was away at bis traps and
the girl was alone. He was arrested
as soon as he returned, and the return journey began. The pair had
been living largely on rabbits during their long trudge into the wilderness. The return journey to civilization was one constant light, against the elements and against hunger.
Constable Cornelius, who led the party that went out to search for Harper, says:
"1 went up to meet them, but did
uot recognize Bergeant Harper at all
—he bad fallen  away so much."
The r.'purt  which  has been received
Im iv  gives  Bpedal credit to the constables  who did their  duty  like men
iu the fare of  the  moet terrible  privations and difficulties.
Don't—
Buy
a
Camera
—at any lale not for a few
days. We are putting iu
an entirely NKW and UP-
TO-DATE stock of Cameras, Films, Papers, Etc.
It will pay you to deal
with us, so wait and watch
our windows for tbe arrival
of these goods.
A. Douglas
Tourner
TheT
ruenian
Studi
10
-.
J
DISHES  DISHES
We arc clearing out our stock of Dishes
at prices never before offered to the public of
Revelstoke. We find we must reduce our
stock in this department before Feb. ist. and
are offering these goods at greatly reduced
figures.
Just a Few Prices to Convince You
_iaasiHi__JHSJ_jHiaraa___3j aiai ______
10-__-_E-I_)S j
siai_iai_i_isi_i_ia!_iaiaia3ic2M_i_iaisj[_
BURGESS    AND   TAGGART.
Civil Engineers
Dominion and B. C.  Land
Surveyors  and  Contractors.
P. 0. Box 347       Kamloops, B.C.
Branch  Office—Watson   Realty   Os.
ADVERTISING.
Advertisements,   Catalogues,  Folders,
Circulars,   written   and   designed.
:     Sales    Organised      :
FRANK  PAULDING
p. O.  Box 203
GROCEK & BAKER
Phono No. _3
Phone No. 340.
P. O. Box 462
PARISIAN  DYE WORKS
High  Class   French   Dry   Cleaners
and Dyers of Everything.
Orders called for and delivered promptly.
Special   attention given to  mail  orders.
Office and Factory, 1382nd St. West
The New Steam Laundry
The New Revelstoke Steam
I-aundry is in operation in their
New    Fire    Proof    Premises.
IN   THE    MCCARTY    Bl-OCK
A Hint to the Planter
Snv, if you want tlie very lwst ol Nursery Stock
*■<• R. TAPPING. Salesman for tbe Riverside
Nurseries at Grand 1'orks, R. C. tbe borne of the
trees that grow and briiiR good fruit, true to name,
not killed by fumigation. After U rears experience, K. Tapping can take your order in your best
interest. Order soou lor tbis Spring** deliverv
PRICKS   RIGHT. P. O.   BOX   1>6.
a m mm m
BODY-BUG MEOIGIiiE
UY bellove Ro_ull Olive Oil Emulsion is the best remedy made for
toning the nerves, enriching thc
blood, building up wasted tissues, renewing health, strength and energy—
thc hest medicine you can use if you
are run-down, tired-out, nervous and
debilitated, no matter what the cause
It doesn't depend for its good effect
upon alcohol or habit-forming drugs
1 ecauae it contains none. It may not
make you feel better m a few hours ,
tut it will make you feel better, wo
are sure, just as soon as thc tonic
and food properties it contains huvc
a chance to get into thc blood and,
j through the blood, into the rest of
! the system. Pure Olive Oil and tbe
: Hypophosptnti s have lung been endorsed by successful physicians, but
here, for the tirst time, tbey are combined into one preparation, which, .is
| a nerve-food and a builder of strength and health, we believe, has no
equal.
If you don't feel well, begin taking
Rexall Olive Oil Emulsion today, and
' build  your health     and     strengthen
your system against more serious 111-
jness.   To convalescents,     old people,
puny children und all others who are
iweak, run-down or   ailing,     we ofler
' Rexall  Olive Oil Emulsion  with    our
I ersonal  promise that, if     it doesn't
make you feel well und stioug again,
it will cost you nothing,  li WS didn't
bave the utmost faith In it, we wouldn't ofler it with this guarantee, nor
even     recommend it to you.    We are
Mire   tli.it   ■■' e LVO  used   it   you
will lvconmiend it to your friends,
nnd thank us (or having rrrommend-
i il it to you. Sold only at thc more
than 7,nun Rexall Stores, and in this
town only by us, the Bews Drug
Store, ut 11.00.
The member of the Ontario Legislature who demanded $10,00n [or his
vote and intluencc was no piker.
A Toronto girl  stole a  gold  watch
to make a present to ber sweethenrt
She  probably  wished  to  remind  him
j that it  was time to say something.
"The  cannon's  opening   ronr."   announcing thc opening ol  the Ontario
Legislature caused  an    echoing  roar
I from    two    able-bodied citizens   who
I were prostrated by the force of   the
I explosion.   The  charge  was supposed
to be blank and what happened seems
i like n blank to them.
O. B.  N.  W1LKIE
!    PROVINCIAL  LAND  SURVEYOR
Office: Lawreuce Hardware Block
REVELSTOKE, B. 0.
W.   H.   WALLACE,   M.B.C.S.A.
ARCHITECT
Box 20D. Telephone 313. Revelstoke
KOOTENAY      LOliOE. No.  U A.  V
aad A. 11.
Regular     meeting* ure held in  il.t.i
•JN'IC TEMi'LE,      UdUlenowa'      Hal:
ou ths Third  Mouday  in each month
at 8 p.   ni.       Visiting    ...il.r n       an
I'ordially   welcome
WALTER BEWS,  W.  M.
ROBT. GORDON, Secretary.
O.  W. O. W.
Mountain  \ uv,  tamp,  No.  lit.
Ceets Second    and     Fourth  Wednss
days    in  each  mouth in    Selkirk
Hall.      Visiting  Woodmen aJS
tordlallv  Invited  to attend
JAMES  McINTYRB, O.O.
H. W. EDWARDS. Clerk.
Cups and Saucers.   Reg. $3.00. Doz. Sa'e Price SI.95
8 Inch Dinner Plates   "     3.00             '■ 1.C5
6 Inch TeaPlates       "      2.50     "       " 1.50
5 Inch Side^Plates     "       2.25     "       " 1.25
Covered Vegetable Dishes 2.00     "      " 1.10
Come In and See the Different Stock Patterns on Display
Revelstoke Hardware Company, Ltd.
Apents for GURNEY'S CHANCELLOR Rarges.
uiasr-sasi.
OUR CAKE BAKING
is tlie envy and despair of home
bakers. The many varieties, all
delicious, that we produce, are lu.-
yond the reach of the most skilled
home baker. Hut to test us thoroughly try the cakes you bake the
best. Then you'll know bow good
cake can be.
HOBSON'S
Phone 41 Box 734
__*
BEGIN 1914 ARIGHT-
By sending to your friends those Photographs
you have been promising them for months. Our
styles are up to the minute and the price is right.
EBID   &d  B-A._-l__0_-T
PHOTOGRAPHERS
C03RT    MT.  BEGB1E    NO. 3401
OP I. 0. F.
Meets in St. Francis Lodgo Room
every Second and Fourth Monday
In Month. Visiting Brethern are
cordially  welcomed.
H. G. GARNER. 0. R.
G.  W.    CARTWRIGHT.   Rec.-3ec.
REVELSTOKE LODGE, No. 1085
LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE
Meeots every first and third Tuesday
in St. Francis Hall. Visiting brethren cordially invited.
A.  R. Grant, Die.
H. L. Haug, Sec.
SELKIRK      LODGE 1Z,  1.  O.  0. I\
Meets svery Thursday evening In
Selkirk Hall at. i o'clock. visiting
hrsthrsn  cordially  Invltsd.
J. ARTHUR WOODLAND, N. G.
JAS   MATHIE. Sec.
GOLD RANGh LODGE, No 26
KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS
Meets every    Wednesday
evening at 8k.   Visiting
brothers cordially invited
H. KE-MPSTER, C. 0.
I have now an opportunity of offering you
something in the Coal line that you have r.ot
had before.        : : : : :
"A Coal That Has Mo Equal"
Its qualities are :—lasting, hotter, little or r.o
ash, no soot. Give it a trial and you will
want more       : : : : :
Phone 541   S.  G. Robbins   Phone 541
\
*R. ISapping Sr Sons
,*j>      &      Revelstoke, B. C.
SHlIOHi
CURES
COUGHS
& cold:
TOHN LEE
Dealer in  SILK OOOD8 and  KANCV
THINGS.    Prettiest Designs.
Armstrong & Co.
Penetang Shoe Packs, Pack Sacks. Pack
Straps, Rubber Shoes, Horse Covers, Mitts,
Gloves, Trunks, Valises, Hand Ba^s. Etc.
Boot, Shoes    Harness Repair in
PILLOW CUSHIONS
DRH8SMAKING.   Pit Guaranteed
Buttons for Indies' costumes made in
any material to suit special orders.
JOHN LEE
FRONT STREET.    LOWER TOWN
a^fe
*v
•»M
Stt U BERT
" fm> Tona roe iusinfss duect <■«)> n>e i»rf>«i t»mt i. u,< worM
T drjllni ex, hnltrtl) la HUM.It V. M.V 11 »S
Get "More Money" for your FURS
SHIP YOUR Fi:itS TO "SUt'BEHT"
a reliable—rMepon^lble -safe—Furli><'J<.e w'tn sn tinNerrmhed nrrM
lutation existing fur "more tbftnaquarterf>ia'-'cT.turv.' n u.ok *u'--|
Iree-wful rscnfi of sending Fur hhil w promt*—ii ATI SI" At T< iU V
lAND PROI-MTAHLE returns.   Writs I. r "«te •tatort fctiliwn.'
|th«only reliable, accurate market rci^rt ar.d price list published
Writ* Ur li-MOW-lt'a I HI 1
IA  p cunnrDT i-.- "■« we_t austin ave.
|/\.  P. 3nU PLK I , InC p-pi. i?7 CHICAGO, U.S.A. PAGE  POUR
THE MAIL-HERALD, REVELSTOKE
•WEDNESDAY, MARCH  I,  1914.
"^
WE ARE GOING TO GIVE
AWAY THIS BEAUTIFUL
$100 Blue Enamelled R*-$i§
Absolutely FREE
$100.00
The ban il s o iu e si
range in tbe world
—all the- Hues are
e_atnelled as well
as the outside.
c. u ,1 ra ii t e i il in
ever) particular,
Cannot
Chip
Off.
QnICKEL 0CAST IRON
Anyone   call   enter
t b i s competition.
Coupons given with
ever y purchase,
commencing.
March 1, 1914
OPEN TeJ
July   1.    1914
I'ol'lt MONTHS
A   short,    snappy,
campaign.
Del into this game,
f    ' SLUE ENAMEL
$100.00
o4sk for Coupons and Watch
FOR  SPECIAL SALES
Bargain Table Always Showing Special Sale Goods
^nt%^*%»%-.***lkV%*»*»»-*%%»*-V»*.   +.y
One
Largest
Display
Ubc nftail-lbcrali)
I'UHUSHED   WEDNESDAY   AND
SATU'tDAV    AT
KKVKI.KTOKK.   II.   0.
Jntertot publtsbtitfl Company
MMITKli
RALPH  G.   SORUTON,  Editor.
ADVERTISING  RATES.
Local Heading Notices and Business
locals HI oents per lino e-ach insertion.
Minimum local ad charge 25 cents.
Display advertisements 25 cents per
Inch cacb insertion, singlo column.
LEGAL AND OFFICIAL
ADVERTISING.
Legal advertising of any form, also
Government and Muniolpal Notices 12
cents per line first insertion and 8
cents per line subsequent insertions,
allowing 10 lines to the ineh.
Applications for Liipior Licenses $5.
Applications for Transfer of liquor
Licenses $7.50.
Land  purchase notices, $7.00
All other classes of advertising not
included in above to be charged at
rate to be arranged with manager ou
application'.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH  I,  1-14.
"Windy" Alderman Smythe waa easily the wordy hero
of Friday's Council meeting. He commenced hy an attack
upon certain public vehicles which he asserted were used
solely for running people down to the Lower Town, made
some scathing, well-merited comments upon the facts revealed
by the report of the Chief of Police an' nt the hick of tire
escapes in connection with certain buildings, and feeding upon
his own eloquence, proceeded to slate all and sundry, as will
be apparent from our report of the proceedings, though his
language has, at his own request, been moderated therein.
He characterized some barmen in the city as nothing else than
pimps. A point he was esf ecially strong on was that the
council should keep in touch with legislation at present before
the House at Victoria concerning the Fire Escape Act. We
would surest that to be consistent he should make a point of
keeping in touch with lewislation also before the House at
Victoria at present which deals stringently with the matter of
the admission of young children, unaccompanied by adults, to
picture shows at evening performances. He might also,
whilst agitating on the important subject of fire escapes, see
to it that the stairs and gangways at his picture theatre are
kept clear, which was n it the case on Monday night at any
raie. He should not allow his natural inclination to make
money to lead to the crow.ling of wh it wo_ld be means of exit
from the theatre in case of fire or panic. We quite agree
with Aid. S:nythe's remarks about the necessity of hotels
being provided with efficient fire escapes. Fires and panics
in hotels are dreadful events, almost as horrible as similar
occurrences in picture shows. As to the references to vehicles trading to lower town, we suppose the inference intended
to he drawn is that the passengers go to admire the beauties
along the river bank. If thsre is good reason why they
should nut do so why not attend to the scenery along the
banks of the river ? which is very pleasing on one side at any
rate, rather than blame hack drivers who journey in that direction. We appreciate Aid. Smythe's zeal, and would like
to see it properly directed. Ai to the charges of liquor selling,
offenders in that connection deserve the pumshme.it inflicted upon conviction, ALL offenders.
INSURANCE THAT INSURES
Eire Insurance placed in the most reliable companies.   Prompt
settlement of all claims.
Call and see us about Acoldent or Life Insurance.    Dei not
delay.    Wo are at your service.
Money tei lo m on first mortgages,
THE REVELSTOKE GENERAL AGENCIES, LIMITED.
J. D. Siiiiiai.i), Pros. ,J. p. Sibbald, Jr„ jSao.-Treas.
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TRENT
VALLEY
CANAL
Grave Irregularities
up the canal in I
•  bills,
which   -   ri
all charged I -.ment.
I e.iienrc In  '
•
,;.-:• cross-examii it
. line      tbe
amount  which   ■-
tion  purpe;-'
sum.
The b ■ '■   V
■Trent  Valley
with  nine  other eru-
Irregularl
ties in tb'-   idmlnlstral fflcee   ol
• aused  a  i
i and   it
is ur.ei tter will
red to      ' 11
dey.   A  thi t probing  "f     the
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and the ei
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f 1911.   It I iat   on
.
I Bimilat     Irregularities
bat    '   - ■ ■   '.-1 i' '!  -m  in1.'
,-it.e the admlnisti itlon of oth-
ei undertakings by the Ottawa Government will be made.
One feature ol the evidence in that
in the  :    Idlng of  payrolls the names
ef prominent  bankers, lawyers, doctors,  dentist-  and   other  predcssional
' ; ro appear liHted       as
common   laborers.   This seems to
been a common practice for
some time past, and is admitted by
the suspended  nfricials.
On the canal there wiih a little
sto,->mor, tbe Bessie Hutler, the opera
tions of which will take rank in future with thr.se of the Minnie M. It
appears from the evidence that it
was the custom to run nautical joy-
IHE ESTIMATES
1        in
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Ci " it  tl
...      ,     _,
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n rum
'.71,  comprising
"I l.'.,
inting ti       1,04 id  (1,
■ "7 .if suppleme
for   1013.14.    Supply  was  taken       at
11:26 p m.
The   crocus   uriil t.he   baMbal]    plant.
are two of nature's hardiest annuals
A treaty relating to migratory
lunis is being negotiated between
Oreat Britain and tbe United States
Nn reference Is made to chorus girls
eir chickens,
ROYAL
YEAST
.:.  Harry Sullivan, arraigned     ut
iver "ii a charge ed robbing J.
a in his shack     on     Salsbury
drive two weeks ago, tbe police sus-
•n.-iy  have  "ne- of the
lay night of last
•    . train
ind inur
-he three passengers who     at-
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•    n of tbe :i at       w is
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it Sul-
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Wed
I
nihility   v11
them rot  attem
Richard Wilson,     tin- man   trre ted
;  itely following ck   on
Koran  nnel   wh
h i lie offense, is    still
i   ippe'ei before   •
on  Monday or   Tucsii I      police
uspected ever since
\ incent Masai, of the Italian Com-
ini'rcial Exchange, This morning Mr.
Massi said: "While 1 am not absolutely positive as to the man, his
features—or at least thc upper portion of his face is identical with
that of eine ed the bandits—the oue
who, following the murder ritlcd my
The lower half of his face
« is disguised by a handkerchief but
l caught a glimpse of him us he was
adjusting it before entering the car,
-yes, f am pretty sure that he is one
of the men. His size, build and as I
said bis features, correspond with
: hi se of i he bandit."
While  Chief      of    Police  McLennnn
would     not. make any     hasty  state-
ments in regard to the case, he     ad-
tted een being questioned that thc
, plcions against the men were vary
Btrong,  and   it   was  possible  that he
.v ,'ild   be   Identified   beyond  question
■   bandit.
Un you want to learn
painting oil pictures on
jjliips ? It is pini|il<>,
and pasy to learn. A
hoy 1*2 years old can
learn it. t'mie and nee
ma about it. I give you
full instructions in the
CELEBRATED
CHEMICAL
OIL PAINTING.
Timber Royalty Bill
"The Only Wuy," as most people
know, is a dramatization of Dickens'
famous novel, 'A Tale of Two (lit -
ies," dealing with tbe thrilling times
of the French revolution. Mr. Harvey bus the role eif tbe disseilutc barrister, Sidney Oarton, whose noble
sacrifice in going tei the guillotine to
save tbe life eif bis rival in love, und
he bus made of it a classic which is
beloved by the British public almost
more than any other role now played on the stage.
"The Breed of the Treshams"     is
I another stirring drama, cast  In    tho
[period of Cromweliian eluys. "Reresby the Rat", thu hero, played by
Mr. Harvey, is another character
whose   loveable   traits  have  won     a
I warm place in the hearts of tbe English  people.   Mr.  Harvey bus    made
i of it a success second only to that
of Sidney Carton.   Indeed, in tbe op-
' inion  eif  many  eif the leading  English
I dramatic critics, it is the best of his
romantic roleR.
Tbe either play is a dramatization
of the popular novel by the late Marion Crawford, "A Cigarette Maker's
Romance;" Most people know the
story of the Polish nobleman who
has lost bis memory, and who has
been robbed of his inheritance by u
scheming kinsman. His gradual recovery of his proper senses, and thc
devotion to him during this period of
the poor little cigarette-maker, Vicra
constitute a story of absorbing interest, and one which, in its dram -
atic form, holds the attention of the
audience tense throughout.
Mr.   Harvey  brings  witb  him     his
gifted  wife,  MiBs  N. de  Silva,       and
his entire London     company, nearly
all  the members of which have been
associated with him for many years.
The full  scenic and  other accessories
of the organization have also     been I    MoVing  „ictures of  Thc Hague tri-
brought   from  London,   and  the  pro-  buna) in action ought to draw crowd
dUCtiona here will be on the samela-!cd  houses  in  Mexico,
vish  scale as  characterized  the original  and later performances in     the
English   metropolis  and  provinces.
At the Empress theatre March 20th
4 First Street,
Revelstoke
COMING EVENTS
March   17—Irish
Francis Hall.
'At Home"  in    St.
As far as known none of the Chicago women voters added a postscript to their cross on the ballot.
itiiiiied  from  Page One.)
.   president  "f the N itlonal  Con -1
crvatb of  the  l'nited   !
e ■   -lion Mi. Pinchot is Pres-
■
ild
Hon      William    i:    Ross,  British
imi la's Mini iter e,f Lands, has In
It -  me ■ are i hat I he
'  I in bis ,'i-i  ;i (air
Ing v.ihi.- oi their
held   indi i   lease hy
He fa       gl ..•!,   .,   new nnd
bllity i o t be lum
' iken a nt i>|>
•        ■■   ei  practl
all     public  timber
■•  ■   to   "   great   ri suits from
toss's Royalty Bill   large public
si from     public timber, tnken
as i he people's i bare e,f     11,,.
•■  on  lumbel   prices;   practical
■    ■    en   tion     In     the woods.
.'•■ill    IHHlie ii    see',,ml    ci op ,,f
1 mbei.   ii 'i • he * Id i   ipplicat Ion by
ic Bi ' imbln government   of
;.- profit that Ing in Inciplei in   other
1  public resource i in public own
bip     And   one  result     I  expect,  to
ien  this myilty  incisure  result  In  n
ii h more rapid recovery fre>m fin-
thai  be was in some manner famil     anclal despreaelon  In  Ihe lumber In
th the men wbo held me     the  duetry In     British     Columbia than
train,  hut  lie bus conslatentlj   refu*   would otherwise have taken  place."
ed t'i give any Information, 	
Vmonest those passengers who yes ' The decline in the price of eggs is
terday were called to the police sta only ■ partial atonement for early
tion t., identify tbe man,     was   Mr.  strawberries at ~-r> cents a box,
w
Come to our Style Show
THE new Spring Overcoats and
Suits are on exhibition.   We
arc ready to show you the
many delightful  styles created  by
the famous Fit-Reform tailors.
Stop in and see them.
McKinnon &
Sutherland WEDNESDAY, MARCH •!,  1014,
THE   MAIL-HERALD, REVELSTOKE
PAGE PIVB
C. B.  HUME & CO., LIMITED
REVELSTOKE S   DEPARTMENT   STORE
Big March Sale of Smallwares
is going full blast. Come on in and see
the big bundles of Hair Pins, Plain
Pins, etc.,you can get for 5   Cents
NEW GOODS
British Made Cottons, French
Dress Goods, German Flannels.
Swiss Embroideries, Russian Swans-
downs, China Silks, Italian Gloves,
Irish Linens, American Novelties,
Spanish Laces, Austrian Embroidery
Work, Belgian Fancy Work, Japanese Silks.
Dollar Waists
On Thursday and Friday we put on
another famous Sale of Dollar Waists,
Shirtwaists,  Blouses,   Middies, Sailors,
all at
Prints!   Prints!
Still plenty of those TEN CENT
PRINTS on sale for the balance of "this
week.   Wonderful value
10c
Ram Coats
Clearing 25 Women's Rain Coats,
English Tweeds, Gaberdines.Cashmeres.
etc. Coats worth $15 to $25. All at one
price
$12.50
Ladies' Waists
We have too many Ladies' Fine Voile
Crepe and other Fancy White Waists.
This brings you face to face with a rare
bargain. 65 sto $7.50 Waists. Good
selection of sizes
$1.00
$3.90
1
Mens Furnishings  and Shoe Department
NEW    SHOES   FOR   WOMEN—We have
just placed in stock the most complete  line  of
Women's fine footwear ever shown in   the city.
They are all the product of J. & T. Bell and all
bear the famous " Bell "   label   as   well   as  the
" I'nion " label.    All the new lasts and leathers
in blacks and tans,   patent leather,   gun   metal
and Vici Kid, New Pumps and Oxfords including the new one-piece Colonial  pumps and the
three blue eyelet Roseberry tie.
Women's Patent Boot—Either button or lace,
Cuban   heel,    short   vamp,    Wedgewood   last,
Women's   Brown  Suede  Boot.—Button,   short
Price $5.50
Oxford same as above, $4.50
Price $5.00
Women's Tan Boots—Short vamp, medium dark
shade, Cuban heel.    A  splendid   boot  for  the
Price $5.00
 »	
Women's     One-Piece    American     Pumps—«
Medium heel, Goodyear \>elt,   short,   wide  toe.
Comes in Brown Calf,   Gun Metal Calf,   Patent
r-Ir                                          	
Women's Patent Button Boots—Cloth top   and
plain toe, medium Cuban heel, Goodyear  welt,
Women's Chocolate Vici Kid Boot—Goodyear
Price $5.00
Prices $4.00
Price, $5.00
Women's Colonial Street Pumps — New Tango
Last, Goodvcar welt,   plain toe.   Prices in  black
Guninetil, Tan Calf and Patent	
Woman's Patent Button Boot—Cloth   top,  toe
cap, Cuban heel, Goodyear welt,   medium short
Women's Turn Boot    Medium   heel,   best sole
stock, either chocolate or black Vici  Kid	
Price $4.75
$4.50 Per Pair
Price, $5.00
GROCERY AND  CROCKERY  DEPARTMENT
.
Canned Vegetables
are in great demand just now.       Look over    your cellar
and see what you need in theBC lines
SUNSHINE TOMATOES-15c per tin or per case of
Twenty-lour       $3.25
THISTLE) BRAND  Oom—2 tins (or 25c. or per case
of  Twenty-four    f_.TB
THISTLE  BRAND  EARLY    June    Peas,   2 tine for
25c, or per case of Twenty-four     $2.75
THISTLE  BRAND WAX   Beans,    2  tins for 25c, or
per case    of Twenty-four   $2.75
VAN CAMPS Pork and BeanB In Tomato Sauce, lib.
tin  15c, 2  tb. tin  -   25c.
HIOINZ'S    PORK     and Beans,  lib. tin, 2 for ..*. 25c.
Canned Fruits
HUNTS  PEACHES  in  2J tb. tins 35c to  40c
HUNTS PEARS in 2j  tb. tins 35c.  and   40c
HUNTS   APRICOTS in 2\ lb. Una 35c. and  40c
HUNTS  piNEAPPLBin 2 4  lb. tins   40c.
HUNTS   PINEAPPLE in 2 tb. tins   30c
HUNTS   ROYAL   Anne t'herrles,  in  2}  tb.  ting    40c
SUNSHINE     STRAWBERRIES 2tb. tins    25c.
SUNSHINE RAiSPREKIUES  2 11). ting   25c.
ciin.LlWAOK OHBRBIBB, 2 tb. tint   25c.
Sl'NSHINE     PEAOHKS, 2 tb. tins   25c.
OI.OIIE PEARS. 2 lb.   tins      25c.
LOMItAni)   PLUMS   2 lb.   tins    f. 25c.
QRBBNGAGB  PLUMS, 2 lb. tins 45c
SPECIALS
Friday and Saturday Only
31b. tins of Pumpkins.    Regular
Price, 20c Special, 15c
Watch Our Window Every Week.
We always have a Good Bargain
Every Week-End.
Wagstaffe's Jams
WAGSTAFFE'S JAMS. Plum. Raspberry, Strawberry
Apricot. Fie and Lemon, Peach and Black Currant in
Five  Pound  Pnils,  at      $1.00
WAOSTAFFB'S Oranga M irmalade,   5tv. pail for   $1.00
ROBBRTBON'8   JAMS, in 4tb. tins at              75c
ROBERTSON'S    Marmalade  in  2.  4 and  7fb.  tins.
KEIf.ERS   Marmalade in Ore.  Fi  ir ami   S'vn  Pound tins
C. and B. Marmalade in  1,  2. 4, and  7 tb. tins.
0. & B. Jams in  lib. Bottle*, 4 and 7 Pound Tins.
Something New for
Hardwood Floors
DPI! LIQUID VKNKK.p. .Floor Polish is just what
you need. A large bottle of Liquid Veneer and Complete Polisher with directions  for use  for   $1 75
ORANGES are much rhraper and better this ywr.—
Wc have a nice line from 25c.  per dozen to 50c. per doz.
RUSSET    APPLES-Very fine   stock    at $2.25    per box.
NEW ZEALAND BUTTKR-A fresh shipment Just arrived  at,  per  pound       40c.
WATCH OUR WINDOW EVERY WEEK.   WE ALWAYS
HAVE A GOOD BARGAIN EVERY WEEK BND. TAGB SIX
THE   MAIL-HERALD,    REVELSTOKE
WEDNESDAY, MARCH I,  lOIf..
Never Too Cold
TO ENJOY
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by our gratified patrons.
Located among the best scenery of Canada, easy of
access. The Sanitarium is handsomely fitted and finished for
comfort and convenience of guests,
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in Uu' centra nf thlnga—tliontroi
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RBVBLSTOKK  A8SBSSMBNT
DISTRICT
Strictly First-Class
Rooms Single, en suite
and with Bath    .    .    .
Revelstoke Wine and Spirit Co., Ltd.
Importers and Wholesale Dealers.
Manufacturers of Aerated Waters
WINES
LIQUORS
CIGARS
s
Agents for Calgary Beer
Notice is hereby given, in accord -
nnco wiih the Statutes, thnt nil as-
ISMOd Taxes, Income and School
Taxes, assessod and levied under tbe
"Taxation Act" nnd "Public Schools
Act" are now due nnd payable tor thu
yciK LOU.
am Taxes collectible for tbe Hovel-
stoke Assessment District are due
nnd payable at my office, situated In
the Court  Mouse',  RevelBtoke, B.C.,
Thin notice, in terms o! Inw, is
equivalent to a personal demand by
me upon all persons liable lor Taxes,
bated at Revelstoke, B. 0„ Junu -
ary 26th,  1914,
N. R.  BROWN.
Collector for tbe Revelstoke Assessment  District. 1st Ies.  J.CS lm
. THE
REVELSTOKE
NURSERIES
3,000 MILES
OF RAILWAY
PROJECTED
Compilations from reliable sources
made hy the Edmonton Industrial
association, headed ny William J.
Magratb, show that at least :t,ouo
miles ol main und branch railway
lines will lie built in the province ot
Alberta before the close of lUlO.Work
is now  under  wuy.
The Canadian Northern heads the
list wiih L,0O0 miles, the bonds being
guaranteed hy the provincial government. Most of the construction will
be in the northern ball of the province, Tlie company also will complete us main line In western AI bur
ta. The Canadian Paclfio Railway
Company has onglnoers In the field,
ami ii is glvon out that the Calgary
Edmonton line will be continued nor
thward Into the Peaoe River country
and   other   palls   of   cenlinl   and   mir
j tin-in   Alborta,   as  soon  us  a  survey
is approved.
J.I*. MoArthur, president and build
er of the Qdmonl on, Dunvegan and
British Columbia road, authorizes
the announcement Ihat .00 men are
now cull in;; right Ol way for the Alberta ami Groat Waterways railway
and that 123 miles will be ready for
Kin.Ins earl; In May. Tho hue al
reaeiy i 'acted loris from Edmonton io Fori McMurray, 28U miles, it
is being built under government unpen Islon,
I    It is announced that work will  begin this year     In the throe western
I provinces una line from the Naas ri
ver, eea the Pacific coast, to l'rlnco
Albert, Bask., by way of northern
Alberta, D. A. Thomas of Cardiff,
Wales, is backing thc project, which
is designed     to tap    extensive coal
, fields  in  the north  country,
3lI!Oft
TO CURE
COUGHS
& coldsmms
Mathieu's Syrup
ol lar aud Cud Liver OU
not only stops a cough but cures
it.    Its   tonic   and   restorative
properties enable the system to*
permanently throw off a cold.
35c for large bottle.
Sold everywhere.
J. 1,. MATimtu CO., Prop.,    BHSRBI0OK8.
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es
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Rates $1.00 a Day'and Up Phone 1629
Furnished Rooms by the Day, Week or Month
VERNON ROOMS
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■
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Corner View
and Douglas Streets.!
VICTORIA, B. C.
Jack Laughton, Proprietor
First Stret-t. Revelstoke. B. C.
WINDSOR HOTEL
EUROPEAN PLAN
Good Accommodation.       Reasonable Rates.
Cafe in Connection
PRICK    b LB
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Props.
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First-Class in all
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All Modern
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RATES. $2 PER DAY
Special Weekly Kates
KEVELSTOKE. B.C.
make a call
F.    B.   WELLS.
PEOPIE
STRONG AaO WELL
Wo want te, got the nows to all ol 1
people aboul Rexall Olive Oil Omul
sum, .1 remarkable new loi d medicine
ivi iiiiniy bell ive la the lues,
retried] ever made to overcome 1 he
weaki 11 ng, debilitating eflecta ol In
ng ..lii age. It helps to rebuild
wa ited tissues, strengthen the nerves
nml give new energy and a livelj [eel
Ing to the body. It. contains no alco
loi or dangorous drug, n may not
make yon feel better for a ten days,
' "i if yon do not foal much better
and Btrouger before you bave taken
a quarter as much as you have of
"ih r emodicines thai bave noi helped
you, we will gladly give back your
money.
ii Em tlsii n contains
aud iii" Hypophosphit-
!' thej have long been
ed by successful physicians, are
' r thc fust time combined. Thc
• ■   ill is a real body, nerve and blood
building food-mediclno that we    be •
1   iei anything els,' in
■ rooming debilitj. weakness and 11-
■ ■  Hitj to il ." tsi. and to tone     and
strengthen the nerves and enrich the
lood.    You  who  are  Weal;  ami     rundown—yon who am often troubled hy
various cold  weather 1 llments,     use
■ rail Olive Oil Emulsion to net ami
keep well and strong.   It is a sensible
aid to  rem wed   stren
*< ;  spirits,     glowing health
1  down't hei]   you, come and toll
■>•■<■ back yon,- money
'   1 I.   That  is bow   much
■    in It.   Sold only at the
:'«, and in thin town
Bewa  Drug Store,  at
Mr. J.B. Dennis, assistuut. to the
president, O.P.R., returned to Cul-
gary, after an absence of nearly two
moths, during which be was iii Montreal, iu connection with the department's appropriations for the yeur
and inspecting the company's district otiices in ihe eastern, western
and middle western portions of tbo
l'nited States. Asked for what purposes the 51,000,000 appropriation
which be has secured from the coin-
' puny for operations in the west thiB
year were' intended. Mr. Dennis replied thai thoy were to complete the
Irrigation Scheme In the eastern section, to extend the company's colon
1...in.,n efforts In tho United States,
ami in aid settlers on the land with
live  slock  and   hollies.
"These matters were fully discussed
with the  management in  Montreal,."
said Mr. Dennis    "on a satisfactory
basis,   and we   are   therefore   111   shape
io carry "ii our definite, aggressive
colonization  campaign, to bring sot-!
Hers  into  this country  during     tho
summer months,"
Mi.   Dennis expressed  himself    very,
optimistic     regardini     the prospects
for the movement  of pee,pie from tho
United states this year, stating that
the people there are ,mly now      beginning  to  realize  the extraordinary
oiler being made to them hy the com
in  the colonization of its lands
"Reports from all our agencies in
the l'nited states," continued     Mr.
Dennis,   "indicate  that western   Can-
da's  advantages  for farming    pur-,
poi • -    r.   now only beginning to bo
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Hon,   Dum id   Marsh
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■ illdingi today that three ol      the
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found littered With money und notes j
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per cent., would have yielded the
ownei   (3(i00 a year.
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Tbe woman had a brother living
with ber until his death, a few years
ago.    He was a  town councillor.
The sister stayed on alone, doing
her own house work, living on the
Cheapest and simplest food and holding little communication with neighbors. It was known that she feared
to Invest her money and distrusted
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CITY COUNCIL
(Continued  from l'age One.)
ging forward his vlows     hut he did
not  think  it  whs a case of burping
on u tiling. It wus rather merely      a
matter of expressing opinions.
Aid. Bell—Have you anything else
Aid. Smythe?
Aid. Hmythe—A few mutters. 1
have a motion which I hopo Aid.
Pradolini won't steui before i get
to It iii favor of a bylaw being brought in at the next meeting to deal
with garbage collection. I give notice to that effect for a future meet
ing.
Aid. iieii—i think that a good
scheme I bad thought ol that too,
The Mayor—Its a good job you din
noi   look  over  Aid.  Smytho's paper,
Aid. Hell-  Are you through        Aid.
Smythe?
Aid. Smythe—For a while, yes,
Aid.   Bell   moved   that   the     OOUnOl!
lmtrucl tha bylaw committee to pre
pare a  bylaw   for  the  licensing  Of bur
tenders, The idea wan not to work
any hardship on bartenders 01 hotel
proprietors but he thought the ooun
I'll  should  do something  to  bnve i	
imi over bartenders "f the city. He
would like to have a bylaw prepared
with  any      recommendations, and
brought  in nt     si  future meeting
for consideration und passing.
Aid. .McSorley—What is the object ?
Aid. Bell said the object was ho
that thc council and the commisslou-
ers could have some control over bur
tenders, not necessarily to work bard
sh111. He understood that a lot ol
men who were bartenders were    not
lit to be bartenders and he thought
tbey should huve reliable men in that
position. 11 they were licensed, and
did not do as they should do und
live up to the law ha did not sec why
their licenses should not he taken away from them the same as hotels. Ho
thought hotels often got into trouble
through unsuitable bartenders.
Aid. McSorley said if it was a mat
t r of having control he thought it
could he done through the commls -
sioners. He did not think nny hotel
would want bartenders licensed here.
While he did not want to put anything in the wuy of the suggestion
he did not see how a license would en
able hurtenders to be better handled.
Licensing bartenders would work a
hardship upon hotelkeepers for tbe
reason  thut ut certain  times in   tbe
| day there was very  little to do in a
I bar and there were other times when
two or  three  men  were required.   At
I busy  times a   man  controlling  u   hotel could  put  men  into the bur who
I
at  times did  other work,  just       the
same as any business man would in
rush times. He did not Bee where licensing was going to benefit unyone
or the authorities in looking after
men in bars. There were many men
employed at times in bars who did
other work, they tended bar for a
while and then took some other job,
in a small town like this men in bars
were not all professional bartenders.
He did not see t .at licensing would
give nny additional control iu a
place like this. An hotel keeper had
control of his barmen and was the
best person to say whether a man
was a fit and proper person to have
as bartender. If a bartender did any
thing objectionable the proprietor
could deal with him. The commie -
sioners controlled hotels and ""could
get satisfaction in that way. Licensing bartenders was all right in large
towns hut thc circumstances were different in smaller places. He did not
see how tbe suggestion would better
the position and it would only mean
another hardship upon hotel proprio
tors.
Aid. Smythe thought the sugges -
tion a good one. There had been bar
tenders in Kevelstoke who were most
undesirable characters, and everyone knew it. A bartender held a
very responsible position. If only to
be proficient in mixing drinks for the
public the bartender should  be a
specialist to a certain extent. The
idea beaind the proposal was to stop
doping which had heen done in some
hotels. Men were doped in bars and
then thrown out into the street to
have their faces kicked in or to ho
robbed and their lives endangered.
That was not right and should be
stopped.
Aid. Bell—That is my idea.
Aid. McSorley—I do not think it is
necessary to license them.
Aid. Pradolini—How could you control them if they were licensed. Anyone might he licensed.
I    Aid.  Needham—Not necessarily,    he
might he refused a license.
Aild. Bell said a license would be
taken away if a barmen was found to
be unsuitable for the work. The idea
was to get a check on men who
would not do the right' thing. Some
hotel keepers did what was right but
others did not and he doubted whether they could make such proprietors change their unsatisfactory bartenders even if tbey tried to do so.
The Mayor said he did not want to
see the council  split on the question
He did not. object to the proposal,
lint I bought Home wuy might he do-
vised of dealing with the question
that would not impose any hardships
The Commissioners might make a
rilling that hotel proprietors should
hiro as barmen rcHpcctahlu mon uud
i in-i, men as the commissioners con -
Hidered us Hiitisfuctory for the position. He did not think there would
be any difficulty if the commissioners
and the hotel proprietors got. togeth
or on the matter, Such a solution
would probably suit both purtles.
Aid. Smythe said there might be
some such wuy of attaining the end
desired by cooperation with thu
commission. The Ohief of Police or
tbe commission might Issue a wnrn-
1 ing which would have a good utfect
possibly.
Aid. Hell said if it could bo worked in that way he wus agreeable.
The Mayor Huid he was not. opposing the proposal but ruther than
j havo friction between thc cominis -
sioners and the hotel keepers nnd tho
oounoil he would like the mutter so
arranged as not to work hardship on
nny one,
Aid. Hell Certainly, 1 do, not want
to work any hardship, 1 think it is
more a safeguard for hotelkeepers
themselves,
Aid. Smythe suid if the matter
could be so worked ns to sufeguurd
the hotel keepers he would be only
too willing. He would he willing to
let the matter Stand over Hay for u
month to sec if something could not
be done in that connection on tho
lines suggested. They might ask tho
commissioners to look into things.
Aid. McSorley suid his view wits
and always had been that i bartenders
could be handled by proprietors    of
hotels   without  them   being   licensed,
Aid. lieu said if the hotel keepers
came together the matter might poB-
Sibly  be  handled  in  that.  way.
Aid.  McSorley      said  circumstances
were   different  in a  small   place    like :
this und large towns.
Aid,  Hell  said  there wub  no   position in which thc wrong man could !
do so much harm us in a  bar. Ai
man   in a  bar could  do    more  barm  '
thun   unyone.    It   was  a   very        im -
portant   position to bis way of think
ing.
Aid. McSorley said it was an important position and therefore he
liked iu his business to have the
handling  of  it  himself.
Aid. Needham—Why would there not
be control with a license.
Aid. McSorley—it would he iu the
hands of the police or tbe commie -
sioners instead of in the ilinnds ol the
hotel   keeper direct.
Aid. Needham—This would he relieving you of some of your responsibility. ,
Aid. McSorley—You would not be
taking the real responsihilty awuy
us the hotel man would still be responsible for the bartender who bundles his money. The police might cut
some man out of your employ on
some slight pretext.
Aid. Needham—Take the opposite
| view. You may have am an who is
] not doing the right thing according
| to the law. Then with a license you
have control and the police find out.
I it cuts both ways.
Aid. McSorley—But what could a
man be doing for which you could
not denl with him without having
him  licensed?
Aid. Bell     said     one   thing  which
should  be done was to stop the sale
of liquor to men  who hud bud    en - '
ough.
Aid. McSorley said the hotel keeper doing a legitimate business had
lots of trouble at present in dealing
with some classes. It was dillicult
sometimes to know when a man was
sober or drunk. A man might walk
Into a bar perfectly all right apparently und have one drink and show j
it immediately.
Aid. Needham said when a man wus
very evidently full he should not be
; served  but  there were  bars     where
such  men  were  served  so  long       as
they had a dollar.
Aid.   McSorley said  there wnB     ab-'
use lu all trades.
Aid. Hell said it was admittedly
a  pretty  bard  thing  to regulate   for
Aid. Pradolini said a policeman
would  be  needed  at every  bar.
/..Id.   Needham—(laughing)—Yes.
Aid. Smythe—It is no laughing ma
ttcr,  wc have made charges.
Aid.   Needham—If     the  suggestion
that wc have not enough     policemen
i is not a   matter  for  laughter I   don't
know what is or what a man      may
laugh nt.
Aid. Bell—They have morn police -
1 men elsewhere?
Aid. Needhnm—What for, to help
men Into a bar.
Aid. Bell—No, to keep order and
see people are not robbed.
Aid.  Hmythe said he had heard   It
i asserted tbat policemen had no pow-
i er to go into a bar unless called in.
: Men had been kicked out, of saloons
drunk and left to fight in the street.
Thut sort of thing should be stopped
There  should  be  a  regulation  that
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.Something ol  that  kind was in force
at Kamloops.
Aid. Needham—I second Aid. Bell's
motion.
Aid. Smythe moved al an amend -
ment that the motion be deferred (or
one month during which period a
trial to be given to the scheme of
getting the commissioners aud the
police to take action to effect an improvement.
The Mayor—Any seconder to tho
amendment?
Aid. Smythe—Are you going to second it Aid. Pradolini?
Aid.  Pradolini—I don't know.
Aid. Smythe—Well, its up to you
to do something, ymi looked ut my
paper.
The Mayor—la there a seconder?
Aid. Smyth)—I am trying to rake
in one. Aid. Pradolini won't but
there is Aid.  Bourne saying nothing.
Aid. Bourne—I would like to Bee
the proposed  bylaw first.
Aid. Bell's motion wus put nnd car
ried. Aid. Bell, Needham, 1'radolini
and Bourne voting for it, and Aid.
Smythe and McSorley against.
BUILDING  PERMITS
Aid. Bourne said talking about by-
lawB it would be a good thing if
they hud a building permit bylaw in
a simple form.
It was decided that the bylaw com
mittee should consider this matter.
DOG  TAX.
The Mayor—Anything else Aid.
Smythe?
Aid. Smythe—Yes, about dogs.—
There nre dogs running about this
town that haven't a license, never
had a license and never will have a
license. We should have unlicensed
dogs rounded up as is done elsewhere
There js a bi(f loss through this cause
Aid. Needham—Have you a dog?
Aid. Smythe—No sir, and don't
want one. The spring would be tbe
time to get after them. They could
be caught with a loop on the end of
a pole al they are in some tOWOI,
The ,,wners could be lound und ta:ved
The Mayor thought if instructions
were palled mi to the police this
matter could  be attended  to.
Aid. Smythe moved accordingly.ind
Aid. Pradolini leconded.
Aid. Hell laid in some towns un -
iieeuM'.i dogi wre shot by policemen
Aid. iiee'irne There would be an
awfttl lot of blond ab" it our streets
if that   was done here.
Aid Bell laid it should be made
plain that dog owners would huve to
take nut  licenses ut the city office.
The motion was agreed to.
The Mnyor—Anything else Aid.
Smythe?
Aid. Smvthe— Yes, but no tonight.
The Mayor—Anything you wunt to
bring up Aid.  Pradolini?
Aln. Pradolini—No, this is enough
for one night   (Laughter).
THK   POWER PLANT.
Aid. McSorley made a statement
dealing with what was being done at
the power dam. They were getting
ready to do necessary work aa soon
as conditions permitted of a real
start being made on the problem.
The Mnyor said a party of buslueM
men  bad   inspected  thc  power  plant
that  afternoon  and  appeared  to favor the putting in of a new unit.
Aid. Bell laid the matter should ba
gone into at once.
Aid.   Needham  .-aid this  wus a  new/
Itunt to him.    Previously  all the talk
had been of jogging   along with    the
present plant.
The Mayoi said he Wat only men -
tioning the matter for the informa -
tion of the council. He himself bad
no idea a few weeks ago that it
would become necesaary to put In a
new unit if the demand ou the plant
kept increasing at tbe present rate
something would have to be done aa
the auxiliary plant was incapable of
handling the load now required properly. He waa not in favor of putting
more burdens upon the citi_ens than
could possibly tic helped hut he waa
informing them of the position.
Aid.   Bell  said  it   was  false  ecouo -
my to put a  matter e.il if it was necessary      The  fault  iu  the  past    had
been  thut  deople  never  looked      far
eno'igh uhead.
Aid. Xecdhaiu said he had under -
stood first that the auxiliary a..s
so much junk but lately he had heard
that it bad heen responsible for the
light they had and bad been congratulating himself upon that.
Aid. Bell said the plant was not
equal to the load required at pres -
ent. The light haa been had aud
street lights bad  been cut out.
It wai stated that the vurying of
tbe voltage wus iuadvisable aud
might Cause serious damage.
Reference was made to the conditions under which the ; lant had 1 oec
run during the recent temporary
breakdowns.
The Mayor said Ins idea waa to
mention the matter to)  oonsidiratioa
This concluded the proceeding! ol
public  interest,
A Saskatchewan sen.it' r has introduced a bill in the Dominion Sonata
making it a criminal offence to give
or receive a tip. To he consistent be
might  turn  in bis  national  railway
The i arlilan fad of (rearing   wiga
to   : tatefa  tin- gowns ha-  reached New
York.   It will soon be an easy matter
for a few fashionable women  to put
their heads together and start a riot
of COli
At the annual banquet of the Milk
producers Association held in Toronto tbe other night, no liquors were
served, the members considering it
more appropriate to honor thc toastB
hy drinking  water.
To reduce the cost of maintenance
of prisoners in the Los Angeles jail,
it is proposed to make rabbit atew
a feature of the priaoi bill of fare.
There is a possibility that it will incite thc inmates to d.uice tbo bunny
hug.
The Prince of Wales will visit Canada neit year and buy some real
estate, lf he is in doubt, says the Cat
gary Albertan, we know who could
tell him where he could get the flneit
bargain there is in land, improved or
unimproved. If he doein't llko land,
we also know some men who might
be induced to sell hin. some oil stock. PACE  EIGHT
THE   MAIL-HERALD,    REVELSTOKE
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 4,  1914.
LOCAL dim ULNEKAL
N.B.C. RAILWAY
Mrs. II. V. .Morgan won the sewing machine offered for competition
!■>■  the Revelltoke  Hardware (Jo.
The    (i.  I.  A.   aud B.  of   I..   K.   will
hold their     annual dance on  Baiter
Monday April L3th, Don'! forgel the
date.
Gilbert John
ol Mint... died
on    Baturdaj
Elliott, fourth  Hlarl
,,t  Hawick, Scotland,
He   was at   oiiu  I line
Governoi ' leneral of Canada,
Mrs. n.ii. Swltzer ami two children
Of Three   Valley,   and   ber  ulster    Mill
Johnion "f Southampton, Onl., were
ii,,.   ,■ .,   ■     ,,(   Mrs.   .1.11.   Cm til  tor a
lew    days.
Owing ie, il,'' death of one ol their
■ .,     en,  Mn, Margaret Corley,  tbe
To the Yukon and Alaska
••i believe that the time tins now
(nine  foi   the   building   ot   a  railroad
through Northern  British Columbia
lo the Yukon and Alaska, and I may
say thai the authorities at Washington and Ottawa bavo both gone ao
lar uh to heartily cndoi'He sonic pro
jei't   of  en operation   ill   tho   building
ol Huh line."
In these words Sir Itlehard Mcllndo
dlscuasod i lie poislbilitiei oi the ear*
iv evolution ot a Boheme which he is
known to have had olosely at heart
for  many      months  and  opened   up a
vista oi possibilities for the extern
um of the railroad policy of tho pro
\■nice   thai   ll  bound  In OXOlto a   widespread interest  on this continent and
in Europe,
Tho Premier was speaking   on   tho
SELKIRK
SCHOOL
HONOR ROLL
Ladles'   Vuxlllarj   to the B   of R.T.,  eecond  reading of    the bill  granting
bave poitpom d indeflnltoly the dance
need ("i  Baiter Mondaj
ii.htnieii,.n  in   e novel and highly
•   .ii   .     iiTcrod, ai will      bo
■ ■ ,',   nn   in o mc imonl  appear ■
n   thll   issue,   lit     Keelll ,
I     •    ■   , ■    .'    ,    pioadid examples
mlcal "ii p i on glass are
on exhibition,
Mr. li. Graff up ler, who uni 11 recent
I.    ', is I ii     •■'th tho Hudeon  Hay
Co.,  al   Kamli ops, arrived In  Revol
Itok i  Sutiduj  and bus thll week
ln( i   ■■,' ii    the
r,  n wioi   ' '■    "i. Oraflundei   will
I,,.,.,., and intend! to  HlM lh" """me poeltlon of being  Lo
tllil. ..,, ,.,    ..       nee on Flnt i troot   '•'"'"' between parte .ef the great Un
i i i ins continent both to        the
a" ind i to an N0rtta and the South. And while the
nounce thai they will ftnlsh up their construction of this arterial line op
wintei dai In the one up tremendous possibilities for
Masonii H M rcli U'.th. Ow our cousins beyond the boundary line
■ ' nber of Canadian yet wo must not forgel thai it would
dancei that „ re pn ent al their, develop country where enormous pot-
lasi .... • tlal « lalth is in tho Northern area
the da The   0I tins province, and do m  than
iHiuni aid in the Paolflc Qreat blast-
em Railway, and took oooailon    to
I'oinl out I hat I be OXtOMlon ml " I he
PenCO Itiver I'oiinl i y would be all Initial itep towards the comtruotion
oi ii Noii ii ami Souiii rallwaj. ite
mid thai from Fori Qoorge I be line
would go direct ly North to the Pari
nip liner before branching Into tho
peace River Country, and that    this
■OCtton "1 ibe line might ultimalel\
i.e i, eid as I be first stop m the e'.teiiH
um   to  Alaska.
"Tho building of tho railway would
pill   Alaska on   I be   map,"     said       the
Premier,      "lintlsb  t'oliiniblu   occu -
tho
SOCIAL and PERSONAL
Mrs.   L.  W.
en Thursday.
Wood  will  not receive
Mi'h. Toinlinson will not recoivo tomorrow  (Thursday).
Mrs.   W. Morris will not receive on
Saturday,  March 7th.
Mi'H,   .1.1).  Sibbald  is not receiving
00  Saturday,  March  7th.
Mr. nnd  MrH.  Ilorobin returned
Sunday from a week ut the coast.
on
Mrs. J. k. Johnson la able to bo
around again alter a prolonged at -
tuck of grippe.
Mr. Jack Sibbald left, for Kelowna
ou Monday evening und will he away
ah nit a fortnight.
Mr. and Mrs. F. MuthewH, of |,eth
bridge,   urrlved   oh   Saturday   to     lo-
uito  in  Revelstoke.
I,
The monthly honor roll of Selkirk
School  iH as follows:
Receiving class-Ruby Rutherford,
George singer, Aihiu Norburg,—Hon-
crablj mentioned—Annie Tevini, Him-
iiiaKow'lel I, Kva Cui'iulchuol, lrvouua
Porter, Klmor Hansen.
ii'ir.it Primer Olan,—Gertie Garland
i.ml Holly Shepherd, David Sturdy,
Malcolm MoFadyen.
Second Primer Olais—Earl Petti -
piece ami Torster Lundell Boyd Kincaid,  Mary (luz/o.
Second rruiier Class 11.— Johnny
Crawford, Annie (loch, Laura Purvis,
I loiioi abl\ incut loned; Menu Wall ■
i until. David Tevini, Charlie Henderson,  Mary  Puglliy,
First     Header      CIuhh    A.- Ailhortu
Hobson, Hosie liiiseh, ltohie Froy. —
Honorably inenl loned—Dorothy Nelson, ffilvyno Kuril, John Qooh, Kathleen Stiuarobrlggi,
Flrsl Reader, i'Iuhs B.—Stanley
iiower, Victor Lonzo, Josephine Sir*
li    i lonorably   mi"ii loned- Aman
,ia  Doilmono, Louise Oretolll, Gertie
Morgan,     Hanold   Morgan, Angellno
i rial leiii. former  poill Ion In  I fume's
Junior Sooond Reader Olais, See department,
tion A. Roilna Rowlett, Aura Corning, Charlie Mackenrot. Honorably
mentioned—Etmlly Ballard, Donald
lillpatrick, Lionel Laing, Rosamond
Lawronco,  Peter Lonzo,  Ernest   Pot
trull,   Willie   Robinson,   Archie   Row -
leti, Joe Rowlett, Emma Smith,
ioimy Turk,
Junior  Second   Header  Class,   Section     li.   Wesley     Henderson,   Edna
I laser,   Weudall   Porter.      Honorably
mentioned   Olgo     Johnion,     Blaine '    Miss Oonab Leigh of First street,
Robbins,  Helen Briggs, Marion   Mc - gave a jolly party     to a  number of
I imdie. I,ei   classmates last   Friday  night    on
Senior Second Reader Class—James the occasion of her fourteenth birth-
Millar,   Veronica   Puleok,   Ruth Good   day.   (tames and   guessing contosts
Tho  W.C.T.II.  will
next at 3:30 p.m.  ul
Mrs.   Dickie.   A  (ull
queited.
nii'i't oil Friday
the   home       of
itlendnnce  Is re-
Mill  lloileiiu  came  in   from    t'rnig
illaehi i Tueiday      to  resume her
Irygoodi
rl ut
Mr, and Mrs, J, Lyons, who have
I een   tailing  u  months'   vuc.ution      in
Vancouver and Victoria,  returned on
Sunday night.
Miss Call, head iniliner for Messrs.
Reid nnd Young, returned Monday
from   tbe  coast,   where  she  has    been
studying spring styles for the    lust
two weeks.
tnd   boaul could   do to  cement   tho   ul"-       Honorably     mentioned      llnr      were  much  enjoyed  us  well  us music.
up   friendship and amit] ol tho two groat   ''''' Porter,    Dlgby Leigh,   Margaret  A lovely little birthday supper complied al Every one  Is  in    nations ol this continent, Blair. pleted the evening.
McRAE
Mercantile
Company
MEN'S WEAR
" Hobbcrlin " Clothes
Other men of taste
will judge you largely by the details of
your dress. Let us
suggest and save you
from error    ....
Vlt.'l      te,      tl !       ll        tO
the    '■ •;    .ef tb •
V
be       n    ii  ,,..   to     me tbat  tho Hon.     Junior Third  Reader   Ernest   Frey,
Lane, Ministei of the In    Estollo McD 11, Vera  Kami. Honor
the i iiii-d States, has   obly     mentioned   Eugene     Oamozzl,
made an opoch  In national, and even   Dorothy Purvis, John Moran, Jamie
I International  history when  he seem- son Crawford,  Victor Hooley, Ailceu
J met     McLundie,   Lilian
Everything in Fashionable Accessories to
Men's Dress for Town, Country. Motoring
or Sporting Wear.
i   i
-., ~    «.    ..        - iiete'i'ii iti.ninl   History   when   he   seem
ihe Late in.IL■■ Lorlsvir1 ts.«;   :ffti,°ar*rtov
J 111 oho  for  th' development
pment
I ol a  national foi   Al-
,   nska,   1  ha^ i atti mpted to cultivate
'arc     Ird,      ,  ,    , ,,     ,,.,,.,
,'ller.st     in    the   British   I  olumhl;i-\ 11-
■      .,■  all   0
■
■  ■ ltd ,
I    I wo
1
.   Rev. C.   A.
["he corl
i v. hern
There
churcl 11  chor-
■
■
:    the
ii\
Mi   ft'. 1 torn
■ I,   Mr.   P.   l.eoscb,
I Mr. M. SI : tun -
and   very   tin:
•   . ■ .■       skei
■
Is fell
etwecu whom
. . I   .'I.
latcd a '
kon road, and since I [nee is
bound to pie,in  n   terl        bj   Its con
i Tost   .a  the m itter than  In  Brlt-
61ISIK 10   5
■
ii.
furniture
parlors,
,
new  Kdis
ui..ii,
iph.
.
M
It H
I awn nee.
ard.
Senior Third Header, Section B.
.",■ iloili.  Fred  Curveon  and    Mary
•.  i.i . le Inkster.
■Third Ri ader,   Section  \.
Vtu ray,  El lie  Prey,     Edmund
'■ . ue. oil.      Honorably     mentioned —
( heater  Laughcad,    Dominic  Critelli,
■  •    Bis   louche.
or Foui th Header, Section IL—
William  Blair,   v   Ii •   .  Naca
i    '.allicauo.— Honor
— Beatrice Hay.
Fo ; ■.     ti e.i. i   -.id ion  A -
iglas, Stan-
Honorablv    mentioned.—
The Litorarj Society met lasi even
ing at   the   residence   of      Mrs.   Q,   S,
McCarter and took up tho study of
Act ll. of "Hamlet." Rev, 0.A, Pro
cunler tilled m an able manner    the
e.ulie ;   ol   Chaleman   and   iuterroriloi.
I be chari ctei i ol I he iday wore rea,'.
ty a chosen caste, followed by considerable discussion.
The   l.adiee'   Aid   meeting      of      the
-111  lieeellSl       C|||||cll,      Will      111'      lll'lli tO"
morrow afternoon at three o'clock at
Mrs, Jack Hume's, instead of at Mrs
Foote's, owing to the Indisposition
ol   Mrs.   Foote,
I
McRae Mercantile Co.
The Up-To-Datc Men s .int! Boys'  Furnishings Store.
...._».,'
A number of charming little affairs
lave been given by different iiosi.esse.-i
during this last week In honor of
Mrs. Anderson Who is visiting her
daughter, Mrs. Anatie. On Saturday
Vlrs, U.S. McCarter entertained a
. Robert  few friends to luncheon.   Mrs, Anstie
Markmrot.     Jean   gave a   small   bridge  parly  on Thurs-
GALT     i'AI.   ;■   n.ndi.
in   1.
n   •       Ltd
Public Schools Attendance
I'll ■ ,' • hoo  ■
bruii » was   i-
Ldjmdii's Banquet
■.
:.cc  List  ev-
'iv. ties
in  response
tation
■    to  kttei :    the La
'.: kbont 110     sat
>   alter >;-30
p.m.   '; ■ Dg leng
tbwjmof tl lated 1
'•
!    11
.
much i n
tnd hear them.
vv.  Parry furni
ture,   Stoves
toing, or any!.
pose of, re ,ded.
i can you itrtrk's
Day'.'—ft: -,, t yon know
is goto         e at .\r Home" In
8t. Francis Hal \% well take
it in.
■
work | ■
lOon   Which   was   very  enjoy-
tfrs.  C,  i Ii>iti-n   invited a  nuni-
ladies ni on Tuesday afternoon
■ :    »iis. Anderson and enjoy sev
■ mis of  bridge.    Mrs.  A.    McRae won the pretty prize for the uf-
-
* a
\ j
'J:  ,
j 'ir-i i
I J-.'*,
nn
»_.      .
Till-.
io\
\i.
SIKH
S'l'i »t< •
be opened h
i business
FRIDAY,
WlAKi
CM
61 H.     1
ndiej   liOotsanil shoes in .-mile, Pat
lit, Vamps,
i loth,
,',.,
-.   1
.liliniel.u        \
,e 111!  in;     Mv
es   iu   tin
celebi ateil
.Me!" ei
1  1
. i   llh
ue Shoe
Co.,   Nev,   V
irk.    I'leoi
. ii nd Shi es
lor Li
Ol
.i len.ci
ii Is onl the
i uli M   Shoes in town
for tin
Wei
lb
be.
THE
VLiy\
AI. SIIOK STORE
IIOM'MOM    BLOCK
—1   —S—i ■» XV7*4.\ eSKV.
BOXING CONTESfl
ii
in..
i\
\
VI
VII
VIII
■
l"
I.
■ III'.   I
" II
" II.
•■ IV     to   ;»| in
" \',    :-,'
■■ VI    ..-     ■
•• VII   U
" VIII   :.
lostponed "Women's lOufrunch-
Bill"  came  up  for  its     sec-
idlng iu the House at Victoria
last Thursday evening and the division being forced i>> Mr. Place resulted in -.! opposing  With   10 supporting
the  bill.   Those  voting for  it     were
flood,   H.H    Foster,   Place,
We,Mains,    Miller,     Hunter,    Malison,
Hou.  Dr.   Young,  und W.W.
The last, mentioned name is
local  Interest,   It.  is also   to   bo
■ one of the • abinet    Hon.
minister    "f    education,
igalnst    the       rest  of    his
97 IH
P8.32
SC, I I
11
1
21
!
speakers ol thi   evening,
nnd tl.- '■' '   \
',( an expert
of N'-w  i or
_ i.    I : iken up his
tei     .im im iii  a most, com
Feeling It  ta be ad
•   ,i   ,     |o<m an  understand
-.. rmpatbj as pouible should
■ e\. I \ . .. trustees and pupils
-■ in punctu      ■ ■   ,i   offei about  a month ago
occupying .leau   it table   al   irt,„,l(.    ,
tbe larthet r,.rry   K„
■charge of  the feast  achieved  another
splendid success for the tubles    were
loaded  with  all  possible  good  things
Ulads  Without   numler.  jellies  of all
shad.es, cold  ham,  hot  beans,   brown
bread,   pies,  cakes,  etc..  with   i lent?
of hot tea nnd codee, all united     to    ■■■■■■  ■■■■■■■■■■
tupply a  supprr of  what  one satisfl-   3
alit v    nnd     reguUl
hool with
■
tine,  all      the  latest tie*.    No
■ult to I —t Ireas
man  ,-. Ilea'   unl  Men's tall -
ors.  Opposite  I. ft    Hell's.
ed citizen described as "prime tuck."
The president of the Ladies' Auxiliary, Mrs. Kilpatrick, witb some dozen or so assistants waited deftly on
the tables. The walls of the "gym"
v ere hung with 1 ir^-e banners, bearing mottoes which applied to the
topics of the speakers' addresses. At
tbe conclusion of supper, Mr. W. M.
Lawrence, chairman, announced the
gpeakm of the evening and in a few
well cboaen words explained the object of thla meeting. An epitome of
th" addreesefS will be given in our
pert issue.
«
Hospital lea
All changes of nds mii't po«-
■ lively be banded into this
office by Monday pvcaing In
order that the ohange shall
app"Ar in w i.-hh ;«y'« issue,
and nny rtoangM tatenderl for
.Saturday's issue mn«t be
handed in not I atir than
Thursday •■•■■■ i»e of e», h
Weeek. IliifineM  men  pl»a«e
take note of tke above.
mi     , :      ■        -'I I"'    pupils      of
i senloi  classes In the public
foi   the   "st  .assays oa"Lord
The   only   restrictions
Impi ■■'i  sere tehal  preparation should
■   tome, and  the oompoal
tions  written  at scbool.   These con-
wirt complied   with and Mr.
The   pm,he  ih  cordially   inv.ted     to   T .iyH»r   visited  the central  school yes
sa, given in the Royal terday    Aftei   delivering s  short but
Itore In 'he ;i • address to tbe three elasses
der the auspices Of th» Ladies'  Hos assembled In the     principal's   room,
■i     'ai Qalld, on    Friday    afternoon "-H  .vef awarded as foitowa:
'>$   -lue-i  e.i1,    [_( ladles srill commence fn Mi   Colpltts olaas, first prise, Ai
'% to serve ten at three thirty.  Rv«>ry - fid  Lundell; seoond prise,  Reggie Cal
j|  one  is welcome  nnd  "vr   one  Ih  prom m r      In   Mr.   PattSTSoa'S   rbiHH,    llrHt
■       i   , good etrp of te.,, ami splendid  prise, Ainu Corson;    second    prize,
H  Lome   made bread   and   cake  witb   it Willie  Smith,    In  Miss  PiSTOS'S Class,
'jf      Wliile   no  charge   is  made,   a   volun Bt-t   ptifS  Ada  Hurrldge.  SBOOOd prize
3  tary ritTering will  be BMSptablS,   nnd Oonab  Leigh.   The first prizes    were
H should   prove n  liberal    one as    the beautiful   morocco  hound   editions  of
H cause  Ih  worthy Tennyson, nnd the second prb.es slm-
3| liar copies of Longfellow,    fn making
U      This   is   the  open   senson   for   train the  presentations      Mr.   Taylor com-
[j|  bandits, but hnntnrs report the jnme inent.ed   on   the  excellence of the sev-
Final arrangements have been made
for the boxing exhibition between
Rough House Charlie Burns, the Onl-
tfornla liKht. weight and llohhy 13v
! ans, tbe local favorite. Considerable
interest has been urousod by tbe com
Ing contest, and this will give the
I local followers of ths manly art au
opportunity of watching Evans op-
! posed to a man of his own weight
end inches. This will be thc second
, meeting between theso two light
weights, (in the previous occasion,
Burns was awarded tbe decision after
I J of the most sensational rounds ev-
!er staged on tlie coast. The bout
WOUld not have ended then bad not
Hie local boy hurt his hands. But
E vans says he will reverse the vcrd-
n i iu the coming bout, in,in, will
not arrive here until a few days before the contest, us be is at present
engaged as boxing instructor, and
match-maker ut tbo Hastings Athletic club in Vancouver, where he does
all hn training. Evans is training
daily, and Is showing considerable
improvement in his daily workouts
at the Y.M.C.A. He is boxing allcomers, and any ol the hoys who
would like to box a few rounds with
I obby will be welcomed hy his train-
ei s, who have more than they can
handle and any outsiders nid will he
appreciated, as the coming event has
aroused considerable c< mment, the
I romoters will place seats on sale In
a few days at several of the leading
mercantile houses of the city, and all
those who desire good seats should
si cure chem early.
'u__J_;_J_i'_i_i_M_r_J_l_l_i_Ii5n_i_i__a_fQ
1 SALES and WANTS
BJ lilt. Um Minimum 25b   Csih ill eVh.inti'
I
_j_j_/ai5J_J_Jffli__ic!J'_j'i__r_j_j_j_ji
WANTKD—Hoy to lcuru good trade.
—Apply Mail-Herald.
FOR BALB—Clean, Dry Cedar Wood.
I'hone 94, or Willis Armstrong.
WANTKD—House Work or Stores to
Clean. Mrs. Fame, 115 Third St,
West. 4t.
Thoroughbred Ayrshire Milk for
Sale. Milk tested. Box 73 and Tele
phone H-.
FOR  SAl.IO-Frcsh  Cows.     Also  In-
-    dian  Runner  Duck  Eggs.    92.00 per
sitting.     Apply Mrs.  R. A.  Upper.
Mar.  16
I	
FOR  HALE—Htag-hound  Dog,   Price
i    $-0.<Ml.      Apply to J.  Hay,    Three
I    Valley, B.C. ... Mr.ll
NOTICE OF  DISSOLUTION  OP
PARTNERSHIP. g
■ '* if! V. ■] *! ISj |H] |B] (p ffl (i; fl| JQ P| fl  to he as elusive as monntnln  goats,    oral papers submitted.
WANTED—Competent general servant
Rest wages. Apply Mrs. (Dr.) W.
H.  Sutherland.
WANTED-A young girl for light
house work nnd to assist in care of
hahy.      Apply  Box  705 Revelstoke.
Notice is hereby given that the
partnership heretofore existing between S.A. Camozzi and Baldo Brag-
olisse and carrying on business under
the name of "B.B. Oamozzl Co."has
heen dissolved by mutual consent.
The business will in future be carried on under the nnme of "B. Brng-
ollsse & Son" at the same premises
and all debts due the late partner -
ship are payable to Baldo Bragollsss
who has assumed and will pay all
the outstanding .liabilities of tbe late
firm.
Dated February 26th, 1914.
Harvey, McCarter and Company,
Mr.4 Solicitors for Baldo Bragollase

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