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 I   MAIL-HERALD
I LOCAL A.IKNT.
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THE MAIL-HERALD.
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VoL 12,-No 131
REVELSTOKE. B. C. NOVEMBER 24. 1900
$2.50 Per Year
Hail
Order
Dept.
CB.lme.tCo.
Write;
For
Samples
LIMITtD.
DEPARTMENT STORE.
Your attention ia called tot the noxt week
to our Crockery Department.
Hand painted Toilet Sets direct Irom England in several different designs; also a number of cheaper sets at $3 50 per sot.
Hand-Painted Limoges, Cream and Sugars, Bread and Butter
Plates, Cocoa Jugs, Melon Bowie and other articles.
Dinner Sets and Tea Sets all English made in the latest pat-
torns.
Our Japanese China and Gold Engraved Glassware are worth
your inspection before purchasing Xmas Presents.
New Dressing Gowns
New Dresssing Gowns in Heavy Saxon Flannel, Fancy Patterns,
very warm, for Ladies' Houae Wear, all colors and sizes, at {3,50.
Fancy Kimonas
Beautiful creations in Eiderdown Flannel, in Delicate Pinks,
Blues and Greys, prettily trimmed with Wool Lace for {3.25.
New Fancy Neck Ribbons
In the Floral and Plaid Patterns, all Widths for Ties, 8asbes,
Belts, etc.
DRESSMAKING AND MILLINERY-SECOND FLOOR.
C. B. Hume & Co., Ltd
Stores at Arrowhead and Revelstoke.
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E. J. BOURNE,
Boots and Shoes, Men's Furnishings, Ready-made Clothing-
FIRST STREET, REVELSTOKE.
HEADQUARTERS FOR
FUEL and FEED
GjiLT COAL-The only
Satisfactory Domestic Coal,
for Cook Stove, Heater or
Grate, clean and free from
clinkers.
Dry Fir and Birch Wood,
any Length.
Hay, Oats, Wheat and
Chopfeed.
Express and Draylng to
any part of the city.
Furniture Stored at Retainable Rates.
J. G. HUTCHISON
Office, McKemio Ave.
Next Burni' New Block
TELEPHONE      - T3.
NEW LIVERY BUSINESS.
There has been much activity lately
in real estato in city lots and in a very
short time but lew will be lelt on the
market. Building, also hns been particularly busy, and on all sides are
evidences ol the enterprise ol those
who have decided to make Revelstoke
their home
A deal ol no small interest, and ol
much importance, has just been
effected whereby Andy Craig, one of
the best known freighters and livery-
men of the district, for many years
carrying ou a profitable business at
Trout Lake City and Beaton, becomes
the owner ol the corner lot on First
street, opposite S. McMahon's blacksmith shop in the same block as tlie
City hotel, having purchased the same
Irom Sawyer Bros. Mr. Craig will
shortly commence the erection of large
and up-to-date livery and storage
building, and will conduct a general
freighting, drnying and livery stable
business. The premises when completed will be in every way modern
and fitted with all tbe latest improvements for the carrying on of tlie
husiness.
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BARGAIN COUNTER.
In useful articles for the Kitchen
Dining Room, Bedroom, and
Bathroom.
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THE LATEST
TELEGRAMS
Price on Head of the Niagara
Dynamiter.— Governor As-
sasinated-Takes Blame for
Train Wreck.
OwOAflo, Nov. 24.—Tlie annexation
ol Canada, tentatively, and the abo
lit ion ol nil tariff duties with the
Dominion, are the objects ol a new
society which is curiously called the
British Association ol Illinois.
Graki. Forks, Nov. 24—The Provincial Government has offered a
thousand dollars reward Ior the cup-
lure of Agilio, the Italian chiefly
responsible for tbe blowing up of the
Hotel Canada at Niagara. An Italian
named Rovellio has been arrested for
being implicated in tbe crime. Revolting details brought out at the
ini|uest hnve caused general indignation,
Trifi.is, Transcaucasia, Nov. 24.—
General Golochtknpoff, ex Governor of
lolasabohpol, who was mortally
wounded here yesterday by an unknown man, is the most conspicuous
victim of the revolutionists since the
assassination of General Min.
Valparaiso, Ind., Nov. 24.—Frank
Detnaur, engineer, of the Baltimore &
Ohio passenger train, which was
wrecked recently at Woodville causing
sixty-three deaths, broke down before
the Indiana Railroad Commission and
to ik all the blame ou himself. He
snid he got no answer to his whistle
Irom the freight train, but took it for
granted everything was all right aud
went ahead.
Beattie, Nov. 24.—That a charge
ol manslaughter will grow out of tl.e
Dix disaster is almost a certainty, and
it is almost certain that manslaughter
will be the outcome of tbe investigation, it having been proved that C.
Dennison, who was at the wheel at the
time.»' the collision held a mate's
license only.
R. C. CHURCH BAZAAR.
LAWRENCE HARDWARE CO., Ltd.
Dealers in Hardware, Stone and Tinware, Miners', Lumbermen's
and Sawmill Supplies, etc., Plumbing and Tinsmltbing.
Tl.e ladies of the Catholic church
are feeling happy over the result of the
bazaar given by them in Selkirk Hall
on Nov. 19th.
In spite of the many other attractions on that date, a goodly crowd
gathered together, and if one may
judge by the continuous bursts of
laughter, all spent a :iost enjoyable
evening.
The fancy work table, Ihe candy
table and the fish pond were well
patronized, while the doll—a dainty
bride—kept people "guessing" who
should eventually carry her off. Mr.
George Bell being the fortunate one to
guess the exact number of beans in
the dish, is now her possessor.
The donkey with bis many tails was
truly wonderous and greatly amused
both young and old. Miss Vera Bell
succeeded in placing a tail where it
belonged and is now the owner of the
handsome jug which was given as a
ptize. Master Morgan received a box
of note paper for doing likewise.
The band played whenever they
could find an interval and their music
was much appreciated.
Tea, coffee, cake and s.indwiohes
were served throughout the alternoon
and evening.     *
The drawing was last in order, but
not in interest.   It resulted as follows:
First prize—A Christmas cake,
drawn by ticket No. 38, purchased by
Mr. R. Robertson, Balmoral Castle,
city.
Second prize—A handsome Club
bag, drawn by ticket No. 882, held by
Mrs. E. McCarthy, Regina.
Third prize—A Mantel clock, drawn
by ticket No. 210, held by Mrs. J.
Powers, city.
Fourth prize—A singer (canary) in
cage, drawn by ticket No. 913, held by
Misa Paxton, Mont Clair, N. J.
Fifth prize—A point lace handkerchief, drawn by ticket No. 34, purchased by Mr. J. Dame, section foreman, city,
Alter settling all accounts, the ladies
lound that they had exceeded their
most sanguine expectations, and are
able as a consequence to add lour
hundred dollars to the church fund.
PALUSER.
From our own correspondent.
A young man named Everet
Bogardis, who hai been working with
tho PalUser Lumber Co., met with an
accident last week whioh almost proved
fatal. He was working at the jam at
tbe foot of the Kicking Horse falls,
when a section ol the jam which was
nway above him broke away. The
logs fell all about him and on top of
him. He was badly cut and bruised
about the head and feet. He will loose
some of his toes. He was taken to
the hospital at Golden.
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh MoAIpin have
gone to the coast for a holiday. Mr.
A. W. Sharp is taking Mr. McAlpin'a
place as station agent here while he is
away.
Mrs, Wm. Jones and baby have
come home from Banff.
The Palliser Lumber Co, are still in
n *ed ol more men at the mill and in
the woods.
ARROWHEAD TELEPHONE
Communication Effected —Revelstoke Will Benefit Again
by Enterprising Citizen.
On all sides we sec evidences ol Unenterprising and persevering clinracter
for which the citizens of Revelstoke
havo ever been famed, Few cities there
arc, in the province, who possess even
half as many modern conveniences
and improvements as is possessed by
Revelstoke, not only in handsome
business buildings mid residence., well
const uctcd sidewalks, recreation
grounds, institutions and transportation facilities, but in such beneficial
and necessary adjuncts to a city, as
electrio light, water supply and telephone system, Tho two former now
are tho property of tl.e city, thc latter
still in the hands of ils enterprising
promotor, Wm. Cowan, who ie perhaps
the first pioneer in the work of modernizing Revelsloke aud who is primarily responsible for tbe carrying out
of all then* three splendid institutions.
Tl.e telephone system is without
doubt ono of the best and most valu-
al le innovations that our city can
boast of and it has been entirely due
to the untiring efforts and energetic
persistence that we have today one ol
the beet telephone systems in tbe
province, Mr. Cowan has still further
shown the spirtt of enterprise, not
only for his own benefit but ohiefly Ior
the benefit ol Revelstoke, in the construction ol the telephone line to
Arrowhead, a distance of 28 miles.
The work has been curried out with
considerable expense and labor, but
today we can enjoy perfect communication by speech along the new line.
What this will mean both to Revelstoke and Arrowhead is only too plain,
as telephones have a great deal to do
with Hie transaction of business, and
now this flourishing neighbor of ours
will be in immediate touch with the
centre ol commerce here and our
mutual prosperity will in every way
increase. Mr. Cowan, president of the
Revelstoke, Big Bend and Trout Lake
Telephone Co., is to be higlily congratulated and complimented on the
success ol llis undertaking.
NEW TOWNSITE.
Winnipeg and Moosejaw Real
Estate Men Acquire 4,000
Acres on Okanagan Lake.
-Verson, B,C, Nov. 23.—A big land
deal has been put through whereby
Maddock Bros., : I Winnipeg aud
Moosejaw, who commence! operations
in the Okanagan district last summer
by purchasing the B. X. ranch, have
acquired about 4,000 acres about 17
miles south of this city, say tlie
Vernon News. The purchase was
made Irom Charles Harvey, ol Kel-
owna, and embraces a strip ot land
lying between Okanagan and Long
lakes, with a frontage on both sheets of
water. It will at once be subdivided
in 10-acre lot-., and ample water is
said to have been secured by records
Irom lakes and creeks in the hills
about eight miles distant in the east,
to irrigate every lot.
COLLISION
AT SEA
Atlantic Liners Crash into Each
Other with Terrific Force—
Thirteen Lives Lost—Many
' Injured.
Cherbourg, Franco, Nov, 22.—Details ol the collision yesterday beweon
tbe North German Lloyd steamer,
tfaieer Wilhelm der Grosse and tlie
Britiih Royal Mail steamer Orinoco,
stale it occuiied at II o'clook last
night. The vessels were both outward
bound for New York and tbe West
Indies ports respectively, Tbe shock
is deic.ibed ue having been terrific,
causing panic among the passengers
on both vessels. On the Orinoco
three men and a woman were killed,
six women and one man were
injured and live persons were knocked overboard and drowned. Ol the
two steamers the German liner is said
to have sustained the greatest dan.
age. Four ol the crew ol the Kaiser
Wibelm der Grosse are reported to
lmvo been killed and 12 are said to
have been injured. The damage to the
Orinoco was confined to her bows.
Both vessels remain in tl.e roadstead
here.
When the collision occurred the
Kaiser Wihelm der Grosse was steaming at the rate of 17 knots an hour,
alter having touched here nn her
voyage.
BRITAIN'S DIPLOMAT TO U. S.
Lonoon, Nov. 23.—An interesting
rumor was current in the lobby of the
bouse ol commons tonight to the el-
feot that James Bryce, the author of
■'The American Commonwealth," and
now cliief secretary for Ireland, is
likely to fill the vacant sn.ba'sa.lor-
ship at Washington. No conformation
of this rumor can be obtained, and il
ia believed that, the government lias
not yet decided the matter, but tliis
suggestion falls in with the growing
feeling in high quarters here that the
Wiishiiigti.il embassy should be filled
by a man of exceptional weight, who
possesses, in addition to political influence, a sympathetic, understanding
of the American people,
SKATES ! Just opened up a large
assortment ol skates. Latest styles,
sll paices.  Jtourne Bros.
WINTER SPORTS
Excellent
Season.
Outlook for a Gay
-Good for Trade.
IMPORTANT TIMBER DEAL
On Wednesday last Messrs D.
Woolsey, T. Kilpatrick, R. Howson
and G. S. McCarter, of Revelstoke, and
Geo. P. Wells, ol Nelson, completed
the sale to St. Paul capitalists of 34
square miles ol timber lands on Cherry
Creek, east ol Vernon. The tract was
about three months ngo located by
Mr. Woolsey and Mr. S. Hill and is
one ol the finest in the interior of
British Columbia, being estimated to
carry seven hundred million feet of
cedar, fir and white pine ol excellent
quality. The price paid was away up
iu six figures and the parties benefitting by the deal are all local men —
consequently, this deal is ol more real
importance to the district than any
other large timber deal thnt lias yet
taken place here, as all the money remains here with men who are foremost
in assisting by their capital and brains
in developing this part of the interior.
The purchasers are to be congratulated upon securing such an excellent
holding and the gentlemen who have
sold out and who still have extensive
holdings in this pait of the province
We are at all timeB a   sport  lovini. are fortunate in having selected such
people in Revelstoke and our sons and a desirable investment as to attract a
daughters have  that  spirit  instilled purchaser  within three months from
into them from the very day they saw the time the property was acquired
light.    As soon as a girl or boy can  by thffm.
walk, be it in the winter months, out I  ~~-	
come sleighs  and  sledges,  and  the!        flVCTED CMTCDDDIQE
more tumbles they get the better they U'5'tK tN'fcKrK,5>t
enjoy the fun.    It should further be
understood, however, that coasting ou
the city sidewalks will bring them in
contact with tho city authoiities and
also is carried out with  no small
anroyance and danger to pedestrians.
It is however, understood that coasting may be indulged in on the roods,
without the least inconvenience to the
public, as well as the least danger to
the coasters.  This winter promises to
he an exceptionally good one lor all
kinds of sport, curling, skating, snow-
shoeing, hockey, sleighing parties and
coasting.   Coasting parties (or grown
ups have formerly been of nightly
occurrence   during    tl.e moonlight
winter nights, and the sport bids fair
to become  popular here this season.
Good  winter weather with plenty of
snow,  the rink running overtime and
something doing every evening, is
good for trado and the community at
large.   Revelstoke is  prospering and
the coining winter should tie a gay one.
THE LATE W. BELL.
The luneral ol the late Areman W.
Bell, whose death occurred recently at
Bowie, took place at an early hour
this morning (ron. the Y. M. C. A. A
large number ol the deceased's associates attended and accompanied the
remains to the depot. Rev. W. C.
Calder read the service at the Y, M. C,
A. Deceased's brother, who had arrived this morning Irom tl.e west will
convey the remains to Gorie, Ontario,
where the burial will take place. A
profusion of wreaths and flowers were
laid over and around the casket, as
marked evidence of tl.e esteem (elt for
tbe deceased.
The funeral was conducted by the
Brotherhood ol Locomotive Firemen,
ol whom the deceased was a staunch
and popular member.
Local Syndicate Prepare to Engage in Industry on this
Island.
Victoria, Nov. 24,—The exploitation of the native oyster of British
Columbia is a project which a number
of Victorians have taken up. They
intend locating the different lieds
supposed to be distributed at various
points along the West Coast. If the
reports received are satisfactory it is
proposed to open up an industry on a
iarge scale.
COAL FAMINE AT M00S0MIN
Practically Without a Pound of
the Black Diamonds.
MooHOMiN, Sink,, Nov. 24—The luel
question has reached a crisis in
Mooeomin, the last pound of coal in
stock being sold last evening, and
thero are no prospects ol a future
supply, In conversation with local
dealers, no bone is held out to relieve
the stringency. They placed their
orders last summer, with thc result
that at the present time they cannot
guarantee a pound of coal for the next
six months. Unless something unprecedented happens within ten days,
the citizens of MooBomin will be aheo
lutely without fuel of any kind.
Celery, Cranberries and Halibut, at
•0. B. Hume & Co't.
Now Raisins, Currants and Peels
now in stook at Hobson .1* Bell's.
Hookey boots (or men at C. B.
Hume k Co'i.
See nur corner window for the latest
English Toilet Sets-C. B. Hume A
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BOTJBilTE   BROS
DEALERS IN
High Class Croceries. Fruit, Flour, Feed,
Stoves, Furnaces, Hardware, Harness,
Crockery, Glassware, Etc.
BOTJENE BROS.
DRY CEDAR WOOD
Two Ricks, stove size IS 76
Three Ricks, stove size $6 50
BANFF JARD GOAL
Furnace aud Stove Coal 19 00
Nut Size, suitable  for Self Feeders,    Base
Burners and Ranges  8 60
Revelstoke Fuel and Supply Co.
LIMITED.
Molsons Bank Building.
Secures mie ol the Unest llmnes in tin- (!it j with tfiree Lots nn Corner.
lllls]irii|iertj-iji.,implete«illinll.heiniilernciinvemeiicejaiit. is locate-l ill the belt
Ui-.nli-iitinl District.
Price $3,100,  Term. $1500 Down, Balance on Time.
REVELSTOKE   INSURANCE   AGENCY,   LIMITED.
MOLSONS   I1A1K   IIUILDI.NO.
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Imperial Bank of Canada
Head Office-Toronto, Ontario.
Branches in the Province.- of Manitoba, Alberta, Saskatchewan,
British Colombia, Ontario, Quebec.
Capital Subscribed ...       $6,000,000.00
Capital Paid Up ....   $4,280,000.00
Reserve Fund ....       $4,280,000.00
D. R. Wilkie, President; Hox. R. Jaffrav, Vice-President.
A General Banking Business Transacted.
Savings Depabthbnt—Deposits received and Interest allowed
nt highest current rate from dnte of opening account, and compounded half-yearly,
Drafts Eold available In all parts of Canada, United States and
Europe.   .Special attention given to Collections.
Revelstoke Branch, B. C.-A. E. Phipps, Manager.
The Imperial Guarantee and Accident Insurance Co. of Canada
Head Office—46 King St. West, Toronto, Ont.
Revelstoke Office   Molsons* Bank Building
Capital Subscribed, $1,000,000.00   Paid Up Capital, 1200,000.00
Government Deposit,     100,000.00  Reserve Fund,        50,000.00
ACCIDENT  POLICIES
Special ul tention paid lo Accident and Sickness
Insurance fnr railway meu. Policies lieing Issued on
the most approved plans and at low Premium Rates.
Investigate the following Policy Benefits: Payments
for loss of life, limb or sight) weekly Indemnities for
total and partial dis-ilih-mcnt; Optional Indemnities;
Medical Fees; Travel Indemnities! Sickness indemnities: Hospital Indemnities and face value of policy
tot* Total Permanent Disablement.
See our Speeiul Combination Policy for Select and
Preferred lli-ikt*. covering $1,000 Accident Insurance,
$1,0(11) Health Insurance, Weekly indemnities for any
Accident or any Illness.-Oosts $1.00 per month.
GUARANTEE   POLICIES
Bonds Issued ski Dominion and Provincial Employees, Municipal Corporations, Ranks, Loan,
Financial and Commercial Institutions, Fraternal
Societies, Administrators andiii.i.ll parties occupying positions of Trust,   Absolute security and how
Rates,
Revelstoke Insurance A^eacy, Qty A$ests
H. F. McKinnon. Special|Railway Agent,
E, H. Lewis, GeneralJAgent,
For the best situated RESIDENTIAL and VILLA Lois
in 'the City or on its borders, and for choice FRUIT
LANDS, Call and see G. M. SPROAT Soon.
Farwell Estate Office  •   Cowan Block, SUBSCRIPTION   RATES.
lnrlu linn postage to Unglnnd, I'niL-il SUiUn
nml Canada,
te tie "fear Ithrough poetolBcol   ■     •■  $-'■!"
Ha"              ;
yunrlcr "'       "   nw
UIR I ItlXTlXG promptly oxooutad at "-iwm-
able rate*. ,, .    „
TERMS-l'a-h.   Sii!]*i-n.ilioiis payable in no.
vance.
iil.hl.-l'iiNliKN'l'F. InvltjOd on manors ol
public InloresL Communications to Kill-
tor nm*! be aoconipanled t.y name of
writer, nut neoessarlly lo mibUCAtlon, but
ae evidenoe ol good faith, uorreepondonoe
-houl.l U- brief
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C* B. uiluv K. C. Ki.i.iitn.
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ABVEY, McCARTER
AND l'lNKUAM,
nARRISTFHS, SOLICITORS, KTC
Omci-s: l.Mi-iim.ii.  Hank  Hlock,  IIkykiJ
'STOKl, II. C.
Money 'o loan.
Uill.,-*. llevtl.loke. It. Ci Kort Steele, II, 0,
(iio. *. McCaktbb,
A. M   l'lNKUAM, J. A, ll.ll.VKY,
Revelstoke,B,0, Kurt Steele, II, C.
J. M, Sooll I.L.li W, 1. B-flggs.
COTT   AND  BRIGGS
Babristbrs, Solicitors, Rto.
Miinkv to Loan
SOUCITOns run Miii.siins Dank
Pint Street, Revelstoke, 13.0.
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pUUKUT .SMITH
Provincial Land Survpynr,
Mine Suiveyliig
Engineering
McKbnzik Avenue,
Box 100,  Uiivi-i.sTiiKi-:.
" I ivould . ■ . earnestly a vise thorn lor
their good o order this paper to be punctually
served ap, nnil lo lie looked upon its ti jmn of
llie tea equipage."-.AoDlBCK.
SATURDAY, NOV. 24, 1906
THE WAY OF TRANSGRESSORS I
For some reason or other, known
only to the perpetrators of the offence,
a report bus been industriously circulated to the effect that a certain
prominent local government ollicial
wns a probable candidate in .lie opposition interests at the next local
provincial elections. We have authority to say that no government ollicial
in the Revelsloke riding has any
intenthn or desire ol becoming a candidate nnd that the parties circulating
Btich a report will do well to bear in
mind the lact that like nil other falsehoods, this has been circulated to
injure the person whose name was
connected with it.
COMING WEST.
The"T<ventieth Century lor Canada"
has oft been nutted and the Canadian
people have time and ngain had this
teaching instilled into their minds.
Without a doubt, in reviewing the
history of Canada in years past nnd
following up the events which have
one by one led ber to tbe position of
prominence whicli she holds today, it
can easily be seen how we deserve tbe
title, not only hy dogged persiatance
but also by shrewd business capabilities, and to such an extent have we
today pushed forward and upheld our
claims and possibilities thnt practically every nation hns been forced to
don her thinking cap and consider
what attitude she shnll adopt to obtain
a share in the riches and prosperity of
this fair western country. For the
last year or two Urinsh Columbia has
been, one might say, tbe most prominent of any province in the Dominion and this position lias been attniued
by the enterprise of her people and by
the wonderful lesources of which she
has truly a vas! store. These treasures
both of the forest snd of the mines
have lured outside ciijiital into our
midst aud once started the stream will
not easily I-e turned. There ap|ieais
little doubt that British Columbia is
on the eve of a great boom, not one,
that like a bubble, will swell and then
burst, but a steady, solid gradual increase. The grui! timber resources
are being exploited in response to the
call for lumber, Revelstoke basal-
ready felt the benelit and will continue lo do so seeing that she is lhe
centre ol such a vast urea of forest
land. To the mst lies millions of acres
of treeless country fast filling up with
people, who mu.t have lumber anl
who must look to us for it.
The mineral resources are being
developed .md the results are proving
boundless. These things are becoming known .nnl inquiries for farm
lands, timber areas and mining pr*
perties are Cnii.ing in from all side.
The north, the coast and especially
the interior are mi attracting capita
and settlers. Railroads, always quick
to realize a situation, .tr..- building int
and through the province, which
means money nu'i pi i
Western men who have been to tlie
east and returned, st.t.- Unit the
people back there want to know about
our resources und our i-liinale nud
wben people set out t" learn about
britisli Columbia, much lm- been bc
cuinplii-hcd because the most orlti il
investigation will only pruve iln
desirability ol the province lor tho
settler or the capitalist. If our public
lands shall be conserved to the public
interest and our private enterprise!
conducted on a sound basis and go-l
principles the results cannot but he
successful snd harmonious,  To bring
about a profitable ami satisfactory
result from the commercializing
our resources, government! and men
must keep their loads. Capital ia
coming, people are coming and let us,
here in Revelstoke endeavor to lead th
stream through our gateway to the
interior, when we know tbe possibilities are so great,
Our fruit lands ure proving a marvel,
our mining resources are praclicnlly
iuexbaustable and are proving stores
ot wealth, and II Ihe steady, dogged
work nf tbe last few years is continued
the new comers will catch the enthusiasm and the results will lie almost
beyond human iiumaginatiun,
specially uiiii.iii'i. to 11 n.im , in*.*, .* ,.,
Ilevelstoke. Por a city to run smoothly und without any Internal sedition
it requires the careful judgment ol
those under whom the administration
ol such city is conducted and also n
certain amount of tact on tbe part of
the citizens both as a whole and as
individuals. We certainly do not
object   to  those  who  desire   to live
mmigst us, and who are willing to
accept and Inlfll the obligations of
citizenship, and who enter into business Illegitimately and peacefully, be
hey ol any European nationality, but
what we do most strongly object to is
iim dangerous, shiftless nnd doubtful
wanderer who drops in from nobody
knows whore, and straightway starts n
systematical campaign of begging;
begging in more than one Betisc of the
word, to the annoyance of our peaceful minded citizens and to the possible
detriment of the harmony of the city
itself. Such men are a source of danger and trouble, causing perhaps dis-
SOUtion in our midst, and outraging,
perchance, all the moral Iiiwb which
are so necessary to the reputation ol a
city. Tlie law is exercised and often
carried out to its limit over those who
belong to this community, wliu have
acted in disobedience to tbe laws of
city und country. Such punishnwnt
very often will prevent the further
repetition of these defaults. Rut if
the punishment meted out to these
iiii-ii is deserved, bow much more
should the uttermost sentence of the
law be carried out against those who
drop in and create turmoil and dis
tur banco, commit acts ot violence and
disregard every moral and civil law of
the country, We should ur.-e that a
very severe lesson b.- taught those who
are convicted of such acts, nnd if a few
ol such gentlemen wen: given a hot
rcceplion its well as a send-off such as
(bey will never forgot, then perhaps
this fraternity will give Revelstoke u
very wide berth as a city where tbey
can get, no change and what all such
characters richly deserve.
FIFTH ANNUAL
MEETING
Of Revelstoke Hospital Society
-Financial Statement shows
Handsome Balance—Election of Directors.
The tilth annual geueral meeting of
Ihe Revelstoke Hospital Sooiety was
lield in the city hull on Wednesday
evening last with the President, T.
Kilpatrick, in tbe chair.
The secretary rend the minutes of
the last annual general meeting of the
Society, whioh on motion of Mr. Gordon, seconded by Mr. Howson, were
adopted as rend.
At the request of the president the
president rend a statement of receipts
and expenditure, and balance sheet
showing the financial position of the
society.
BALANCE SHEET
Revelstoke Hospital  $16,346 07
Property acct. $10,998.98
Furnishings..   3,400.69
Grounds .... 942.38
Arrowhead Hospital      4,062 60
Property acct, $ 2,85819
Furnishings..      805.53
Grounds       308.88
Cash on hand        176 70
Matron $    150.00
Treasurer         20.70
If. 10,585 37
Liabilities
Imperial Rank ot Canada
overdraft  If 2,216 40
Capital account — Assets
over Liabilities     17,338 97
•■fl 9,686 37
Tbe secretary pointed out thai there
wus at that time due to the society
sums ol money which have since been
collected, amounting in all to$4,386.66
didi.cti.ig tbe liability as shown upon
balance sheet, namely, $2,219,70 irom
this amount it will be seen that tbe
society is not only clear of debt, but
has the 6Um of $2,165,115 to the good,
The secretary then read the following statement from the Medical Superintendents at Revelstoke and Arrowhead, showing the work done during
the year:
KEVELSTOKE
Number uf hospital days treat-
large wing on one end ol the hospital
as n largo public Wind, and also to
provide lu-ner accommodation for tlie
iiursts in tlio old wing. H- would
suggest having the new wing made us
nearly lire proof us possible. He
pointed out thut the Ladies' Aid hnd
been urging fur a long timo past, the
placing ol a verandah nround ihe hos-
plnl, but this matter was held off
u i il the erection of a wing was pro
eroded willi, a» it might bc neieseary
when the wing was erected to tear
down some of tlie verandah should it
lie built now, or indeed that tbo whole
design ol the Verandah might prove
unsuitable lor the new wing when the
plans were finally approved. He
Btnted, the satistactorv financial statement that wus presented to the Board,
be thought, made it quite feasible to
proceed with the erection of tliis new
wing early in tlie spring, and have it
oompleted next year. Mr. Kilpatrick
died said thai be bud nothing more of
imopitance to announce to the meeting, but would lie willing tu answer
nny questions regarding the statements whicli bad been rend.
Mr. do.dun seconded the adoption
of the reports, nnd ns there was no
further discussion, tbe question was
pul to the meeting and c.irricd unanimously,
Thc president announced that Ibe
next order of business would bc the
election of nine directors for the coming yenr, six uf whom, under the bylaws, must he hona-flde residents ol
Revelstoke or the vicinity, and not
connected with the hospital by con-
tr.ict, the remaining three to be elected
by ballot Irom Bubsoribers lo the society in good standing, and might be
under contract or not. It was decided
to proceed with the election ol the six
non-contract directors lirst. The following were then nominated:
Mr. Lewis proposed by Mr. Atkins.
Messrs. Atkins, Gordon, Floyd, Kin-
caid and MoLennan, proposed by Mr.
McCarter.
Mr. Phipps seconded the nominations named, nnd it wns moved by Mr.
Atkins, secoiiib.d hy Mr. llowson that
the nominations for tbe six directors
to be appointed from the citizens of
Revelstoke close. This motion was put
to the meeting and carried, and the
president announced that the six gentlemen were elected direct jn for the
ensuing yenr. Tbe election of the
remaining three directors was then
proceeded with.
Mr. Elson proposed by Mr. Howson
seconded by Mr. Gordon.
Mr. Trimble, proposed by Mr. Howson, seconded by Mr. Gordon.
iUr. Raker, proposed by Mr. Atkins,
seconded by Mr. Gordon.
Mr. Urquhart, proposed by Mr. Porter, seconded by Mr. Lewis.
Mr. Palmer, proposed by Mr. McCarter, seconded by .Mr. Phipps.
It was then moved by Mr. McCarter,
seconded by Mr. Phipps, that Mr.
Floyd be requested to act as scrutineer.
Upon the ballot being taken, the
scrutineer reported Mr. Elson had
received nine votes, Mr. Trimble three,
Mr. Baker eleven, Mr. Urquhart six,
Mr. Palmer lour, and the president
declared Messrs. Baker, Elson and
Urquhart elected.
It was moved by Mr. Phipps, seconded by Mr. Lewis, that a hearty vote of
thanks be tendered to the Ladies'
Hospital Guild for the work done and
assistance given during the past year,
and ulso to the Medical nnd Nursing
Stud's of the Hospitals for their faithful and untiring performance ol their
duties.
The meeting on motion adjourned,
At a meeting cf directors held immediately after the general meeting,
Mr. Kilpatrick was re-elected president; Mr. R. llowson was elected vice-
president, und Mr. G. S McCarter 2nd
vice-president; Mr. A. E, Phipps was
re-elected secretary-treasurer, und the
representatives of the Lamb-Watson
Lumber Company, and the Hig Hend
Lumber Company, together with Mr
T. i> Baker were appointed a committee under this Board ior the management of the Arrowhead brunch.
Wl. ilAVE ALWAYS IN STOCK
Fresh Groceries      Fresh Vegetables
Fresh Dairy and Creamery Butter
WORKMEN'S SUPPLIES IN CLOTHING, ETC.
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write
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WAH CHUNG
GOOD  BUYS
Dwelling and Lot, Second Street     ....
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Dwelling and Lots, Third Street	
Dwelling nnd Lots, (corner) Fifth Street
Double Corner, Second Street, near Y.M.O.A,
Luis on Second St., enst of McKenzie Ave., each  .
Lots on Third St., east of McKenzie Ave., each   .    .
Lots on Fourth St., enst of McKenzie Ave., ouch    .
Lots ou Fifth St., east of McKenzie Ave,, each    ,    ,
SIBBALD  AND   FIELD
INSURANCK NOTARIES PUBLIC LOANS
$2,000
1,700
4.200
3,200
. 600
250
. 2(H)
175
.  loll
WHEN ORDERING FLOUR
SAY TO YOUR GROCER DISTINCTLY
MOFFEFS BEST
The uniformity and superb quality of this western
family flour that has made it so popular, has
caused competitors to represent their flours as
" BEST."
There is only one "BEST" flour on the
B. C. market today, and that's " MOFFET'S
BEST."
Avoid disappointment in bread-making by seeing that your sack bears the words " MOFFET'S
BEST."
Columbia Flouring Mills Co., Ltd.
ENDERBY, B.  C.
Has a good stork ol Groceries and
a line assortment ot Jnpnneee China.
Agent for Revelstoke Farming
Company, growers of all kinds ol
Farm l'rodu?c, Hay and Wood.
Front Street, Revelstoke
TELEPHONE 26.
Evans & Woodrow
MEAT MARKET.
Dealers iu Reel, Pork, Mutton,
Poultry, Fish and (lame in
Season. Orders promptly attended to,
FirstSt. Revelstoke
THE REVELSTOKE WINE & SPIRIT CO.
LIMITED.
Import direct from Country of origin.
WHOLESALE    DEALERS   ONLY.
BEVELSTOKE, B. C
ment given
^^^^^^^^^^ 5243
Number of patients  321
Medical oases  142
Surgical cases  186
Maternity cases  15
Remaining in the hospital July
31st,1906  13
Outdoor surgical dressings and
minor operations, number ol
patients  384
Number of dressings  1060
Mojor operations  74
"X" Ray examinations    .   .. 40
ARROWHEAD
Number ol hospital days treatmenl given    1032
Number ol cases treated in tl.e
L hoipital      114
Mn-gii-.il cii-es          53
Medical cases           61
Total number ol outdoor dressing,        Ufl7
The president then moved the adoption ol the report, nml in doing so,
stated that it was his ploasnre to congratulate tlie society on having a surplus in their funds for the first time.
He pointed out, however, that there
were very good uses to which the
money could be put, nnd that In particular, he considered thiitt.be enlargement of the hoHpitai at Revelstoke
hnd become an absolute necessity;
that it is quite apparent to any constant visitor to the hospital that our
present public ward is altogether too
small. The number of subscribers to
the hospital ia constantly increasing,
und the large amount ol timber to he
manufactured into lumber in tbe vicinity of Revelstoke, means that the
number ot mon  employed  in  this
OPERA HOUSE
ONE NIGHT ONLY
Monday, Nov. 26
COMPANY
Patten & Fletcher, Ownen nnd Mgrs.
TWENTY - PEOPLE     TWENTY
I       Motto;   Clean,    Reftnad  ami
M    * 'i jfh Class l ■!
tt      ifor Parade and Band Concert,
Tn-- funniest show nint'e lime began.
A -li."-. ihal wttl nmuM Ihe young and
old,   A -.how that I** recommended by
l!ir I .,■!-■ . i' vs-.    ..in!    Pol lil   Ol    IWO
countries,   A »hotv thai carries a su*
perior Uniformed i loncerl  Band and
Orchestra   DON'1  MISS IT.
Prices   75c. and SI.
THE MOLSONS BANK
Incorporated by Act cf Pari inn-ant, 15*),
HEAD OFFICE, - - |MONTREAL.
WM. Molson Macphkiison, P(es. 8. H. Hiving, Vice-Pres.
[James Elliot, General Manager. I
Capital paid up, $3 MM
Reserve, $3,009,000  _
Everything; in way ot banking business transacted without unnecessary delay.
Interest credited twice a year at current'rales'on Savings Bnnk
deposits.
W. H. PRATT, Manager,        -        IIevsIjITOkk, B. C.
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5 ll'iKt'ie*, Plnnol jr., Oanlen Sneders and Cultivators, Whoel-
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For all kinds of up-to-date and reliable (furniture
.ii . house furnishings go to
R. Howson & Co., Furnishers
THE MONEY SAVING
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■ That's Royal Crown kind—
made in Vancouver—Largest
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Booklet tells what we give for
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SOUVENIR   GOODS
ii you ui-i- looking l<" iomethltig nice in 8POON8 AND
PINS, BELT BUCKLES, WATCHES, " BUNN
SPECIAL " ior Souvenirs, we have Ihem here,
J.   GUY   BARBER, -    SK
0. P. R.   WATCH   INSPECTOR.
HOTEL VICTORIA
Under   New   Management)
ROBT    LAUGHTON,   Prop.,   REVELSTOKE,   B    C.
First-clus acoommodatlon lor travellers.
HfiHt brands of Wines, Spirits, and
Cigars.
RATES   $1   AND   $1.50   PER   DAY
FREE   BUS  MEETS  ALL  TRAINS
-iit-li month nt 8
c.in. VIhIUiik broth-
ren cordially wel
como
I!. A. FltnrUNIKR. Skcuktaiiv.
i-EUtlRK LODUK, NO 12,1.0. O. F".
Moots nvorj-Tln rsday
    "     "Selkirk
jt^WM      B^^V ovoning   In
r    ■     -Mr  ^VHall   at  S   nVlook.
IL^af ™   ^JVIsltimr liretlir.-n oor-
v*"r^ ^"■'dlally Invited to »l-
lend
tt. J.TAUdART.N.O. J. MA1II1E, Sue
Geld llnnge Louse, K, of P.,
No. 16, Revelsloke, il, C.
MEETS BYIRY WEDSESUAY,
evco|.t Third U'edur.ilay ol
each nn,nlli, In tho Oddfellows'
Hall a! S o'clock. Visiting
Knights an- cordially invited.
A. J. HOWE, (!.C.
Q. H. BROCK, K. ol R, IB.
H. A. HROWN, M. ol V
REVELSTOKE AERIE No. 432.
F. O. E.
Tliti regular meotliiifs nro lield In tlio Stlklrk
Hull ovory Tuottduy evoninii lit 8 o'clock. Vlilt-
iiiit brotlinm uro cunJiully invited.
E. tl. HUKHinuiC, i'u tin i hunt.
H. COOK. Skubbtabi.       SS£
SEE
Wing Chung's newly imported stock of Chinese
and Japanese goods
Tlie best assortment ever
landed in Revelstoke of
useful and ornamental
articles:
Tea HorviooH JMowor Pole
I'ltiles Uniiinillii Stands
Haakon* Lunch Basket*
('iuin Ch.ilts Hniukinu Jackets
Hundkorohlefs ISilk Goods.
GOLD FISH
Finest stock of candles and fruits In town.
Fronl Street, Revelstoke
ABUSES, ROOMS
AND LOTS WANTED
I have clients who wish to
obtain houses, rooms and lots
for building purposes, and shall
be glad if parties having inch
will advise me ol same.
E. A. HAGGEN,
Ileal Estate ami Insurance Agios.
Hevolstoke. 11. 0.
H. W. EDWARDS
TAXIDERMIST
Deer lloads, Animal.*, llirds, Fish, JEk.,
MOUNTED.
Animal Rugs Mimnteil.
p.o. Box ai.
8tn.Ho: 0PP09ITE P. 0.
Rovelstoke, II. 0.
Mrs. H. J. Ha.ibury. Managress.
First-Class Table.
Private Dining Boxes.
Lur.:o Diningroom for
Banquets, Suppers, oto.
Furnished Rooms To Let
FIRST STBEET, BEVELSTOKE
Halcyon Hot Springs
Sanitarium.
Under the new management of
Harry McIntobh,  Hoffman  House
Rossland,
THE MEDICAL WATERS of Halcyon are tbe most curative in the
world. A perfect, nat.n al remedy for
all Nervous and Muscular diseases,
Liver, Kidney and Stomach ailments
and Metallic Poisoning, A sure cure
for "That Tired Feeling." Special
rates on all boats and trains. Two
mails airive and depa.t every day,
Telegru h communication with all
marts of the world.
Terms- $12 to $18 per week.   For
further particulars apply to
HARRIf McINT08H
Halcyon Hot Springs
Arroiv Lake. B. C
IF YOU WANT
good potatoes, onions, carrots,
sauerkraut, home made pickles,
jam, etc., chicken or eggs, or
// there is anything wrong
Abou Tour House
that wants fixing, Irom open*
ing your salo to cleaning your
chimneys
ZM.0 ED. P/CARD.
Satisfaction Guaranteed.
CEMENT BLOCKS
MimufacLiired for itll olnuaoulof buildliiifs
CEMENT AND LIME FOR SALE
All k iml.' of building mid plAfltsrln?
iiiidortuKou.
A. PftADOLINI, • REVELSTOKE
$2,800.00
Buys one of the most roomy,
comfortable and convenient residences in the city, with two lots,
corner site, in first-class location.
Terms may be arranged. Particulars on application to
E. A. HAGGEN,
Real Estate & Insurance Agent,
Revelstoke.
FARWELL ESTATE
CITY, VILLA, FRUIT LANDS
G. M. SPROAT, Office, Cowan Blk
Henry's Nurseries
VANCOUVER, B. C.
Kxtrn I,i•■■,-« impi rlulion of
Dill DC   l<- -irriv-i fr Hulluml, I'rtm-n
DVLD9  tr,! jftnr,,, in H»|.ininl»r
For I all Planting
TliuiistiiK-i of Fruit aud Oruamonlnl
Trims, Klioiliidendioiit), Uoseu ind hardy
nlniits now i rnwlii' ouoiirowiigrouiidH for
future planting,
Noei|Kii<e, losMirdel'iyof fuuilgutiuii,
It)s-'ecLio'ij'OrcuMuiuidutic*4topiiy. Head-
iiunrters I. r Pacific Const grown nnd fin-
liorLed G nn Ion, Fiuld niul Flower Bc-sdi,
Vl'iirid ii re nhvnya welcome to impMt
our stock.
Orocnhouto Plant*,
Cut Plowursaiui Floral Di^inns, Fertilizer*.
Iloe 11 ivns nnd Supplier*.,, Hprny Pumpi nnd
Sprnyim: niutoriiil.
No HfienU—therefore you have no commission tu pny. Our catalogue tells tou
uboi't it. Let me price your list before
plnclngyour order.
Wo Un business on our own grounds-no
rant to pny, and nre prepnred to ment all
coin poll tion. Knstern price* or tern. White
labor.  Catalogues Free.
M. J. HENRY
Greenhouses: — Mill   Westminster   Rond.
Branch Nursories:—South Vnnoouver.
To Trappers
Raw Furs Bought,
Gash Prices Paid
F.   B.   WELLS,
Exporter of Furs.
E. W. B. Paget
Forwarding and Distributing Agent.
Express snd Baggage Delivery.
Moving of Pianos, Sales and Furniture.
General Draylng.
Office: McKenzie Ave. SASSW
Oflkw Phone No. Tt     House Plume Hi, ?.
NOTICE
VTOTICE Is hereby given Ihnt thirty dayi
1> after date I intend to apply to Ihe Chief
Commissioner of Lands and WorkB for special
liatosi lo eut and earry away limber from the
following described landi situated ln Wist
Kootenay district, B. C;
I, Commenci mat a post planted on thi north-
wast shore of the north-east arm of Upper Arrow
Lake, nt a point about IM tullvs south-west of
Comaplix, nml Marks.! "John Connor's north-salt
cornor post," theuce soutli IOO chains, thence wast
lu chains, thonce north IW chains, tnence east 40
chains to point if commencement.
JOHN CONNOR.
Donald Dewar, igent.
9. Commencing at a poit planted about M
chains wast of tne north-west shore, north-easl
arm of Upper Arrow Lake, at a point about lj
milt's south-wost of Comnpllx, and marked "M. J.
Smith's louth-CHsL corner post," thence west 80
chains, thuuro north SO cliains, thenca east 80
chains, thence south 80 chains to pointof com*
mencemunt.
M. J. SMITH,
Donahl Dewar, Agent.
3, Commencing nt a post plnntod on the north-
went shore of thc north-east arm of Upper At row
Lnke, nt a point about SU miles south-west of
Comaplix, and marked "Milton Daily's south-east
corner-post," thence nortli ISO chains, thence west
4(1 chains, thenco south 160 ohains, thonce east 40
chaius to point of commencement.
MILTON DAILY,
Donnld Dewar, Agent.
4, Cummencing at a post planted at the northeast corner of Location No. 2, and niarked "John
Connor's south-east corner post," thf nee weit tfQ
chains, thonce north 81) chainB. thence oast do
chains, thenco south 60 chains to point of commencement.
JOHN CONNOR,
Donald Dewar, Agent.
6. Commencing at a post planted at the sooth-
wont corner of Locatlou No. 4, and marked "M. j,
■Smith's south-east cornor post," thanes north 80
chains, tnenco w.'it 80 ehuins, thence south 80
clmins, thence eaat 80 chalna to point of commencement.
M. J. SMITH,
Donald Dewar, Agent.
0. Commencing at a post planted about Ifi
chnlns wast from the south.west corner of Location N». 2, and inarked "John Connor's north-east
corner poBt," thenco west 80 chains, thencosouth
80 chains, thance east 8u cliains, thenca north 80
chains to point of commencement.
JOHN CONNOR,
Donald Dewar, Agent.
Arrowhead, B.C., Nov, 7th, 1906. nov 17
NOTICE
Nu.icu Is hereby given lint 60 dayi
from dale I intend 10 apply lo the Chill
Commissioner of Lands and Works at
Victoria, B. C, for purchase of following
described lands in Lillooel diatrict:
Commencing at a post planted near
south side of Oiler Creek, 3 miles north of
Adams Lake marked "W. S, Burton's
soulh-wesl corner," running So chains
easl, 40 ehains north, Bo chains west, 40
'hains south, containing about 330 acres.
Dated Nov. 12th, 190O.
nov 14 W. S. BURTON.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that 60 days
from dale I intend to apply to the Chief
Commissioner ol Lands and Works at
Victoria, B.C., lor purchase of lollowlng
described lands in Lillooel district:
Conimenclng al a post planted near
south side of Otter Creek, 3 miles north
ol Adams Lake, marked "A, McCoimell's
north-west corner," running 40 chains
south, 80 chains cast, 40 chains norlh, 80
ihains west comaiiiiiig, aboul 320 acres,
Dated Nov. 121I1, 1906.
noyj4 A. McCONNELL.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given lhat 60 days
from dale I intend to apply to the Ohiel
Commissioner of Lands and Works at
Victoria, B.C., for purchase of lollowing
described lands in Lillooet district!
Commencing al a posl planlcd about
two and a half miles from head of Adams
Luke oil West side of river, marked "J, A.
Knox's south-wesl corner," ninning 80
chains east, 40 chains norlh, 80 cliaiiiN
west, 40 chains south, containing about
320 acres.
Daled Nov, 121I1, .906.
nov 14 J. A, KNOX,
tagSBM -.;-f.
'
% Self-Improvement JSfil
IS THE KEYNOTE OF MANY
LETTERS CONCERNING OUR
ORGANIZATION
ONE of lhe subjects that the majority of the girls i;
our new organization have asked for la thnt It
shall stand for "self-improvement." I daresay
each girl who asks for this has a different lea na
to whnt form she would like the self-improvement to take,
lind I would like very much to have a few specifications.
J suppose there lh no one of us who does not wish to Improve herself. If thero Is, she Is In a very bad way. When
we get to the point that ve think we cannot be Improved
upen we are possibly very comfortable, but we havo
stopped growth.
Every now and then we see an evidence of thnt .sort of
thing 1 recollect a man I used to know as a young girl
who bad a line scorn for all educatlonul advantages beyond a working knowledge of the "threo It's." Ho was
much Irritated when he found that his son, a boy rf IB,
had tnken a subscription at the library and passed .nnny
ot his eVonlngB In the reading room there. "I'll pul a stop
to that," be declared, "I've got no use for books. I never
bad an education myself, and If I had It wouldn't have
helped ine to sell cloth any better." (He wiib a cloth merchant.)  "1 don't hold to nil this studying over books."
WHAT ESPECIAL LINE DO YOU WISH ?
If I am nut mistaken, be died n poor mnn, His lack of
education was nol such n potent aid in business, after all.
But that sort of man Is an exception. 1 am Inclined to
think that nearly all Americans long to Improve theu-
■elves In every way that they can, 1 know that my girls
do, If I enn Judge from Ihe letters they send me. The only
trouble seems to be In knowing JUBt how to do It.
1 bad fl lettrr the other day that Illustrated this -mint.
A young girl wrote to me from a little country town. i.he
bad had only a country school education, mid she desired
to go beyond what she had learned there. There wns a
good library In ber town, and she wanted to know how to
Improve herself with the assistance of this library. What
should she read?  Would I send her a list of books?
That was a hard question to answer. It was like .isklng
how much it would con to build a house, (without mentioning if the house were to bo of wood, brick or stunc; If
It were to contain four rooms or forty. So I wrote and
asked the girl ln what line she was particularly Interested;
Jf she wished to know something of ancient or of ..lodcrn
history, and If bj, of which countries; If she preferred
fiction to fact, and the likt. With such knowledge that
one enn advise more intelligently.
And so 1 usk you girl,-- who wish for self-Improvement
whal especial line you wish to uike.   Do you mean study
WHAT MY MANY GIRL
FRIENDS ASK
Mrs. Herriclc's Department ol Questions and
Answers— Helps for Correspondent,
A GROUP SUGGESTIVE OF THE "SELF-IMPROVEMENT" IDEA
of literature or of history, of art, of music, of current
events, of social conditions, of philanthropic wor1*:, of
science, of nature, of what? You must, each of you, have
some bent- What is it? When you have made up your
mind to this the way for growth and Improvement '■» cpen
to you.
Our organlratlon Is going to help all you girls almg
these lines, In the first place, talking It over among yourselves will be of great benefit. I heard lt once said of a
man Hint hc "thought with his lungs." It was not said
In a complimentary way, but 1 think myself that It Is a
very helpful way to think. When you talk out things Jt
nld« you to put vour own ideas Into form and to accept
this am! reject that, So it is going to be n big assistance
In crystallizing plans when all, or some of you girls, get
together personally or on pnper and decide how you are
to pel about tho work of self-Improvement.
Then, another way in which our association r,;i] be of
advantage is in providing you with companions In your
work. When once you girls have talked things over a bit
yon will lind that one group of you wish to study one
thing, and one another. Here Is a set of girls who are
crazy about art and artists. Perhaps some of them wish
to study art some day nnd become painters or Illustrators.
Or perhaps they only love pictures, with no thought of
making them themselves, Hut tbey all wish to rend about
tho great painters, to follow out their lives, to study up on
this one or thnt, tracking him all through his career by
means of biographies, as w-dl ns by Hctlon, thnt may Lave
been written nbout him. They want to know hlm In his
life and In IiIb art Can't you see a knot of such girls
taking up Rembrandt or Titian or Raphael or Michael An-
gelu or one of the more modern painters and studying
about him?
Or.perhaps, some of the other girls are eager over American history. Tbey long to know nbout the Colonial days,
and will pore ove* sucn a book as Hawthorne's "House
of the Seven Gables" and wonder what lt Is all .ibout.
There Is plenty for them tc study, ond they will form a
history clngB among themselves. Or some one else Is Interested ln the French Revolution, that has been brought
so close to us of late by comparisons in the papers between that and the revolt In Russia. They would like to
take some such book as 'The Tale of Two Cities" as a
starting point, and then read all they could lay hold of
about thc Reign of Terror and the days when the guillotine ruled In France. That will lead them to other *.hlngs
In French history—the study of Napoleon, for one, with
nil tbe delightful literature and drama and nrt that cluster nbout him—and they have bad the door opened for
them into another world.
Possibly thero nre girls who nre less ambitious than
this, They sav, some of them—1 have had letters from
them—"I was too busy to do much school work. I lad
to go to earning money too early. Now I am >lder and
have more time, and I would like to make up some of the
things I missed when 1 was n child." Fur them, too, there
should be help In our organization. There are enough of
them to form n branch for Improving their writing, their
spelling, their grammar and theli familiarity with many
simple things.
Do you see how it is going to be, girls? What arc you
going to do? Does your line lie In uny one of these directions, or In some other that I have not mentioned? How
do you wish to Improve yourself, each one of you? Lot me
hear from all of you. There will surely bo enuugu of each
kind to form circles within circles,
"But," says ono of them, "I have so little time. All
this sounds ns If lt would take a great deal. I have my
work to do, and I can't give myself up to study."
My dear child, of course you can't! No one expects
you to do It. Have you any idea of what can be done with
A Suggestion for "Scribbler"
Dear Mrs.   Herrick:
In looking over your page nothing Interested me ag much as
fwr dlicouraged "Scribbler's" letter. Owing to a misunderstand-
n»t wllh u girl trlend, I was thought to bo wholly In the wrong,
Ktui so I can heartily sympathise with the feelings of "Scribbler," thut no one cared (or me. Like her, I lind I have a few
friends that 1 think are ■true blue," yet there is always that
feeling thut l wonder if they are sincere and lt they really care
for me. It lms been a Httle over a year since my experience, und
1 uv, ' Make new acquaintances every time," un.l if any of the
old friends show that ihey want to continue the old friendship.
keep llieni by all means, In experiences like this we lind out
Who are our true friends.
If "Scribbler," ub she calls herself, wants to Improve herself,
ran 1 be of any assistance to her by her writing to nu- personally,
and In thut way get composition, writing, etc., all together? She
urn write me on any subject, and If she Is In another Stale than
I hi* there ir.ay be many place-*, etc, one mighi like to ask nbout,
antl il would prove much more interesting coming direct from
one pert on to another. Convey my message to her, and if I can
bt ol any use will be glad to help you or your glrla in any way.
L, It. H.
Here Is a suggestion which "Scribbler" can answer tor
herself, 1 am glad thai she and "L. R. H." have found
u point in common, and yet I do not like to hear old
friends spoken of too carelessly. The new ones are very
well, but one cannot lightly break away from old -vies.
Be very sure of tbe unworthlness of the friend and your
own lack of fault before you condemn unreservedly. And
be sure, too, that there Is not only a little misunderstanding that cuuld be cleured by explanation.
for pointing out to you that It might be worse. You have
tbe home, at least, and you are able to keep it up. You
huve resources fn yourself. You are a pianist, you say,
and you have a love for study. You write a good letter.
Do you ever stop to think how much worse off you would
be If you did not have these things In yourself? The love
of books provides one with a way to escape for a time
from one's troubles, and the love for music does as much
or more.
But thut does not mean to Imply that your lot is not
a hard one, Only, you must not get discouraged. You nre
young vet, and you never know what may happen. A big
part of the world lies before a girl of 81. You may peel
a man you cure for und who cares for you, and he may
be able to contribute numcthing towurd the support of the
family and thus lighten tbe burden of your sister. If he
is lb" right sort of man be will consider it a privilege to
do this. Your circumstances may brighten In many o -er
ways, You ask what you are to do with your life. I
should say to go abend and do the best you can. losing no
chance of self-Improvement. Try to go out a little, if you
think It will make you happier. I acknowledge that it is
hard for n woman to feci happy when she ts not well
dressed, But there are associations In which dress counts
for little.   Can you not nvet with persons of that type?
Above nil, remember, my dear child, that all this hard
time should be making you stronger, finer, better, more
helpful, more sympathetic. The time may come whon you
wiil lcok beck on 1: with thankfulness for the patience
and courage you gained ln the struggle. Let me hear
from you again.
Ask Your Instructor
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
I am li yeara of age, and have been taking lessons on a cornet two months, and my Instructor tella me of a young lady
who pluys the same Instrument and he says If I could get acquainted with her sift- could help me quite a little.
Please (ell me how I could get acquainted, as I don't like to
ask mv Instructor to introduce us, Thanking you ln Advance,
I remain WAITING,
There is no reason why you should not secure an ntro-
ductlon through your Instructor. 1 can think of no better way.
A Letter From a Man
Dear Mrs.   Herrick:
This may seem to you most uncalled for, but nfter rending
your paper, in which you give advice to your girls to assume the
dignity which becomes n woman on or on* the street. I cannot
resist saying a word or two. I am a young man, una have observed that there exists at the present day among the young
Wan:: to be a Nurse
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
I am a young girl of 20. now employe,) in the suit department
Of tne of the city's Inrge stores. I huve been there two years,
•nd as I have had no promotion I feel rather dissatisfied,
For many years I have thought of being a nurse, and only
went Into tbe store until my age would penult my training for a
nurse.
I want to know where would be the best place to train and
how to make my application j that is, do I have to have a doctor's
influence, and, also, Jc I have to have a knowledge of foietgn
anguages ?
What is the required age. and do you have to pass a -lector's
•Mt-.tiiif.alh:.? Respectfully, E. T   S.
I have bad a numoer of
letters on this subject, and
I give the same advice lo
you that I have to .hose
who have asked for personal
answers. Your best plan ts
to go to a good hospital In
your own city and find out
details. Ask for the bead
nurse and have a talk with
her, or tlnd out what you
wish to know from your
family physician. I say this
because the rules vary In
different hospitals. In some
cities 21 Is the minimum uge
for a woman to enter as a
student; in others It s 23
and 24, and an effort Is being made to raise It. In
some private hospitals glrla
are admitted even younger
than 21. The conditions vary
also. Some hospitals p.y
nurses a little something
from the first; in otherB the
nurses work some weeks
without pay. A knowledge
of foreign languages Is desirable, but 1 do not ihlni;
It Is obligatory. A nurse's
health must be good and she
muBt have no serious organic complaint.
Don't Get Discouraged
Iwur   Mrs.   Herrick:
My letter Is a long one, still I hope you will read It
through to the very end, for to-night I feel that 1 must
empty my heart  to you.
J am 21 years old and am not very strong, nnd the very
serious question rises before me with a deep earnest ntn, "What
•hall I do with my life?"
I had a hurried course through the grammar sch.->nl, and
With a great love for study won for myself a high mark before graduating. Kor the last seven years my father has
been an Invalid, unable to do even light work, Ho, you sec, ull
my great desire to go further In study could not be considered,
Shortly after graduating 1 waa placed in a position by a friend,
at piecework, where the pay wae very good, und I um In the
sume business bouse still-
1 im the oldest of the family, and a great burden reste
upon my shoulders. Lately, however, my younger sister ii
working, thus lightening mv thoughts in every way. We-
my sister and myself-are farced to deprive ourselves of not
only what we want but what we need; and that means a great
drill to  a  girl,   you know!
1 have my little dream, as do other girls, and have often
wondered, if I had a chance to marry, placing myself in a nice
borne (a chance that 1 hive not), what would become of my
poor father  and  mother,  who,   when  I  was belpleea and de-
ffiident, tolled to keep me In comfort And could I be really
appy knowing that my young sister was left to battle on
Alone ln the field I chose to forsake ?
You will say I am a brave girl and all that, but where Is
tbe encouragement? Such a life grows heavy after yeara. and
It li hard to ask a girl In my place what she lu going to do
with ber life, What can eh* do? Her hands are tied. What
la her place In society? Her drees Is sbubby! Her friend's ia
not! Can she enter with a happy amlle nnd light, Joyous manner
when her heart is breaking within her?
I have grown old-fashioned and settled—do not care to go
•out—too tired when work ie over. Am sick a great deal. I
leal that I wllh to make something of myself. I am a pianist,
can do many things other girls cannot, and I pass my evenings all at home.
Can you tell me what lien at the end of my path and where
will it end?  What can I do with my tlftfT -.
Don't you think I nm doing a great deal? M.
Yes, my dear, I do think you aro doing n great deal.
rou have a bard life, and perhaps you will not thank me
The Prize Announcements to be Made Next Week
Name of Our Organization, Its Object and Its Badge, Together With the Winners
of Prizes lor the Besl Suggestions
0U ThTcLTes! rfhIi!!,pann0UnCe ?tlnr6 ^ f°r °Ur or*°niMti°n' «■» *™ object to be gained by the society, nnd the design for a badge,
lion at «I osrlu*, Ite "" ™ *      Pr°P°Sed °rsaniz,ltion that * >•» h»f«md impossible to give ihem proper considers-
Here are a few more of these extremely interesting communications whioh show how the idea has been received.
name   "Happy
"True Friendship"
Dear Mra. Herrick:
1 have never written before, but I have
always taken great interest In reading the
letters from other girls. Well, I um going
to try for a prize. The name 1 would like
for our society would be "True Friendship,"
and  I   would   like  It   to be  for the  three
motives—fun, self-development and helping
to befriend one another.
For a badge, a little clHC pin with two
bonds clasped on It
I am only 16 and live on a farm, and I do
not huve much fun. so l would tike to join
this society.   I remain vour friend.
BESS.
"Anchor"
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
I would like to sugge<-i the nam* ot
"anchor"-the Young People's Anchor Club.
For the badge, a little pin with a cross and
anchor on it—the aim of the society to make
ail readers to feel a nil and hope In it,
also to have faith in It; each one to pay
monthly duel.   Sincerely jssurs,
G. N. R. a
"Happy Helpers:j
Mv Dear Mrs.  Herrick;
1   would   suggest   us
Helpers."
The aim to be helping each other and people outside of the club.
1 think a tiny white enameled shield with
the letlen "H. H." would be pretty. Sincerely yOUll, ELEANOR c.
A Help to Mothers, Too
Dear Mrs, Herrick:
Although ] uiu married, still 1 should be
ple.Lt.ei] to i.ih- part In your prise cunieit
(If 1 am eligible).
I certainly think that such nn organliatlon
might be u blessing io many iiuthtri and
daughters as well, and any girl, young or
old, might well deem It an honor to belong
to a society aspiring to such i,- I.It auni us
"loving and giving to mother."
I wuul.l suggest as e name "Mothers'
Valentines."
Object-To bring love and sunshine In
mothers" lives, by actions and Words, in
every way we can.
Badge—Emblemutic brooch pin in colors
red ilov.-i, blue (truth), white (purity),
motto, "Love, Truth nnd Purity " Pin to
be else of a quarter-dollar, surrounded ia
wreath of forget-ms-nofJ, and to open like a
watch, disclosing picture nf every k,:r, ,
mother an u constant reminder of the aim
and object.
HELEN (a mother and daughter).
For Charity and Friendship
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
I think, a pin, shaped round like a wedding ring, with n red enamel heurt pendent
In the centre,  would signify our unending
charity and our love or friendship for one
another.
f would feel pleased If my Idea has any
merit, as I am very much Interested In
vour thoroughly good advice to girls. I
Intend to study your Idea about a name.
I am one of your girls, M. Mel*
"GoodWill" for Her Mono
Dear Mis. Herrick.
I think the idea of organizing a club Is a
very good plan, and 1 think a fit name •
for this club would bo "The Good-Will
Correspondence Club"; with '-Quod Will" for
Iheir motto, und have a badge In the shape
of a slur, with their motto engraved on it.
A. G. S.
Earning Money
Dear Mr*. Herrick:
The majority of your girl writers ask
how can ihey earn money. Now I think
an organization of that kind would be
vi ry helplul.
Opjec-t-Scif-lmprovenient, e, g,, hlnti on
needlework, cooking, millinery, etc.
Nam-t—Girls' Improvement Association or
The Glrla' Social union.
Budge - Heart-shaped, enameled, with
initials   In  silver or gold.
Motto-"In union there U Strength." Affectionately, MARTHA.
"Do Our Mothers Prevaricate?"
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
Ann i girls strange? The other night 1
tossed up a cent,   'heads" I'd write, "tuils"
l wouldn't, so it cams down "tuiis," but
] can'i -Mind it any longer, this morning's
paptr Is my "limit." 'ihui heading, "The
Mother Point ol View." My mother told
me I outtht to read ll, as we both had experienced parts of It
Girls, would you like lo know how she
came io speak nn that subject?
It was in December, IMI, my mother and
oldest sister and myself were sitting together; my sister remarked that u certain
kind of very delicious fancy crackers would
go well. 1 ugrecd and suid, "I love them,"
and man,inn suid. "Bo do I " "Why.
inammu." from both of us, for she had
never said she ||)tOd or disliked atiylhitig
before M> sinter und I enjoyed them more
because   ue   knew   lluiiniiiu   enjoyed   them.
And we made her agree that Th'e'ne'xt"'ycar
7... .... ...... |f|    n^
auu n"  Mnnir iio,  UK"",- iiiiii wie next
and forever nhe would tell what she  _,
and not be so unselfish, lieullv. she likes
lots of things
But when I think of tbe years that we've
robbed her. And. Klrls. Ihey say we'll reap
what WS sow. We'll hnve n Jolty harvest;
what do you s:iy? That's not all- There
are hundr-i tie of steps we can save her by
having ft plate for everything, and so on.
We all think It'i too far to that place.   And,
girls. Saturdays and Sundays srs rhncolme
days with most of us Just bring home
lome tt her, and her only. You'll do It
again. Try It. Mamma uBed to say she ato
so  many   when   she   was  young  that   ahe
didn't care for them, nnd "one's a-plenty,
thnnk you."   Do our mothers prevaricate?
Wouldn't it be u Jolly world If we'd all
get "wise"? I've got lots to put In practice
yet.
Now for the organization,
Aim—Fun for lonely girls, exchanging
bright id'us and experiences for working
girls, and helps for the studious girls.
Badge—A small silver star, wllh the initial
in the centre. Tbe one I huve in mind looks
wall with every style of dresB. Providing
this Itt not clear, I'll Inclose a sample.
Ai I'm not very original, I'm out of it
when it comes to names. Wishing all the
girls and the society the best of luck, I am
UGLY 19.
Suggests "Good Cheer"
Mv Dear Mrs. Herrick;
I think lhat this organizing of ibis corresponding club a grand idea, for there are
so niun*! lonely girls in this world, and I
do not think there arc many things a girl
likes bett.-r than corresponding.
The name that I think of Is "Uood Cheer."
The object, do a kindness to aome ono
every day. which could be used as a motto;
also the badge, I think a sliver "U. C.
(something like the "C. E-") pin would be
very neat, and the colors, If any, be green
and cream.   Very truly yours,     J. M. A.
"The Golden Rule"
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
My great admiration of the delightfully
unselfish character of Mrs. Wlggs and her
unfailing cheerful assistance of her neighbor! In their dilliculties bads me to suggest
"The Golden Rule Club" for ft name for
thia excellent girls' organization. I hi-llevu
Mrs. Wlggs' life was governed by tho
Golden Hul.. eh.- was must tactful, kind
and unselfish.
Tho "Golden Rule," of course, for the
motto, and a gold two-Inch rule for a budge,
We Rlrls would exchunge Ideas and encourage each other to "do to Others as we
would that they should do to us"
With the greatest appreciation for your
"talks" and advice, 1 am, sincerely your*
M. M. C.
Two Sisters' Plan and Names
My Dear Mrs. Herrick:
May I offer my mite toward furthering
"our grand scheme f When—you notice I
do not sny "If"—our club Is formed ii will
be compos.id of girls who will have nothing
but Ui* ii girlhood and their love of you In
common. Hut each of us lms something—
often how many "somethings"—which she
wuuiii, uiu) each must. 1 am sure, huve
something to Rive, Arming no many perhuus
the right "somethings" will find the right
glrla,
Let US exehutige-nnylhlng. A recipe fur
a good Btory; an embroidery design fnr a
beauty hini; a book wc don't wanl for a
collar we do. (This branch of the exchange
would flourish About Christmas.) Let us
correspond;   when wo  visit  one unother'i
cities let us show each other "the Flghis"
ibne of our membership plus ought to be a
sufficient Introduction); let us get in touch
with each other in even* possible way. l.et
the initiation fee and the monthly dues be a
kind deed to one of "us" or to another, and
let every one who receives fl help puss it on,
And, above ull—now, If (his Is too much
trouble, throw this letter away now—U-t ua
have you as our head, our president, to exchange our letters und parcels, to direct the
proper streams into the proper channels und
to generally conduct matters.
This Is a wny in which Wo could combine
fun, self-culture and practical aid. My
plan bun nothing new to moinmend It. I
think It hiui been partly suggested before;
its only merit is Its feasibility. Still, il
may further your idea und help on our organization. One of yuur enthusiastic girls,
M.
"Alice" ("M.'s" sister) suggest! "Tit for
Tat" to symbolise this exchanging.
"Cultivating Our Minds"
Dear Mra.   Herrick:
May 1 offer these suggestions?
My idea In regard to un organization such
as you propose forming is thai it should
have for Its object Helf-dcvelopmeiit. tW«
who work at out dully tusks so often neglect
cultivating our minds, which grow dull for
lack of proper materia) that (ends toward
growth.) Let us Imve fun by trying to
lielp others tu enjoy pleasures thut we ure
able tu glvo.
"Help To Cheer" Club—your ir!tini« tf-
versed. A siiiull gold ur (live! mapie leal
pin containing Initials.   Truly Joins,
P, U A.
Bring Us Closer Together
Dear Mrs. Herrick:
I am very much Interested In the nrgnnl-
gallon of the club, and would llku to bcci.nm
A member.
Tbo object should be to draw girls nmrer
together, und for ull the good we i-in Irurn
from ono another. I fear I luck confiden<«
in myself In expressing mv thoughts ur„i
Imparting whnt I ooghl to others. And thn
society bo called u 'Jewel Club." bringing
the girls t'.-*cll;i'i The budge be a gold
leaf with Ihu Initials on It. Vour friend,
HELEN.
To Study Literature
Dear Mrs. Herrick;
I think your Idea nf having n Huh for
girls ti very good one, und 1 know rno-l girl*
Will  iii-'ree with me,
I would suggest thai It be n lltorar*. club.
Bc we could derive some good from the
organisation. Then WS could have u re-
cess-thai Is. a short Interval of humor or
fun.
<tn appropriate name for this society
would be "Tlie Christine Literary Society "
For n badge could be worn a nln or medal
eiinllnr to those given In schools,  with  (ho
' initials  "C  L. s."  inscribed.    Sincerely
rouri, A. O'B.
What Shall it Be?
THE QUESTION DISCUSSED
FROM MANY STANDPOINTS
BY MRS. HERRICK
only a liitle time each day? Have you heard of the "Fif-
tccn-MInute Clubs,'' of which thc members give but fifteen minutes nplece a day to some selected line of work?
fnc of the best educated men I ever knew said that 'n the
midst of a busy life he kept his French fresh by reading
It f<>r ten minutes a day. If you determine systematically
to give fifteen minutes a day to any one subject you will be
Astonished to see how much progress you will have nUde
by ilif end of n month. There are popular courses of
reading that demand half an hour a day, and that cover
nn Immense quantity of ground In a yenr. If nny of ynu
wllh tn know more cf these, send me a stamped and et-lf-
oddressed envelope for further information.
IT ISN'T TO BE AIL STUDY
Put it isn't 'o be nli study. Bless your heart, no!
There's a lot <»f talking goes with It. Rut not rmpty talk.
Talk that Is the result of what you have been rending and
thinking. Number*- of persona don't know how to think.
If you will mnke up your minds to rend about a subject.
Ihink nbuut tt and will then discuss It with others whi are
interested in It, you will be surprised to tlnd how It stimulates your brain. It will help ynu to think more by .lightening your own Ideas and giving yuu the thoughts of
others; to say nothing of the fun of meeting nnd kn< w-
ing a lot of new girls nnd forming pleasant friendships
with them!
Pome nf ynu may net be near enough together to meet
with great frequency, but the correspondence clubs are
for ihem. it Will really be a great benelit to them to put
their thoughts into written speech, nnd the friends who
pre firmed by letter are hardly less Interesting than those
you have met fare to face. I, who know so many of you
by your letters, am in a position to speak authoritatively
on the subject.
There nre scores of other sorts of Improvement. We
haven't touched upon tbe Improvement of the health, as
yet-that will require a talk all to Itself—or on the improvement of manners or of social gifts or of the many
other nays In wnlch benefit is awaiting us. I am eager
to learn from you what line Is thnt in which you are
most Interested Let me know ond let us get about the
formation of our classes and clubs and circles as soon as
we enn,
Pvw£L.
/%U4^£
people a "something" that Is not akin to ladylike or gentlemnnly
virtues, and thera seems to be no remedy, except for those who
realize the danger to discard thnt element from their society.
By this method one generally hus to cut his or ber associate
list, and this is very hard. The question here arlseB, What Is
one to do? I, for one, have acted as ubove mentioned I have
decided the quicker you rid yourself of such associates tbe better.
Taking It all In all, the fault Is about evenly divided between
the sexes. I don't think there is any difference, whatever. And
I am sure that If the girls who allow themselves to net ns If thev
were powerless to resist the approaches of men would. Instead,
hold themselves aloof and keep men ut arm's length they would
be more womanly women, and thev would be more e-iit-emnl when
they become the wives of men.      ONE OF YOUR READERS.
How many of my gins agree with the young man? I
think he has renson on his side.
Will "Scribbler" Answer This?
Drnr Mrs. Herrick:
J have often thought my lot in life Is worse thun any one
else's, but when I started to read the letters that you receive I
quickly found out the contrary.
1 shall not tire you with my troubles. They ure similar to
the girl that signed herself "Scribbler."
I would like to correspond with "Scribbler" If she Is willing,
nnd I ihink, perhaps, we might help each other a little. At
least, we can sympathize with each olher. My experience with
young men has been similar lo "Scribbler's." I hnve found
them foolish and soft. So, as I am still young, nnd I think there
LITTLE HELPS FOR THE
YOUNG GIRLS
Their Joyi and Sorrows Discussed in Answer
to Their Letter**,
must be a few sensible young men In tbe world. I will try S.**I
huve patience until the right one comes along.
1 hope If "Scribbler" sees this in the pap* i she will answer 11
Thanking you for your kli-tinesa, I remain your friend,
LITTLE JEAN
If "Scribbler" wishes to write to this correspondent,
will she klndlv write to me? And will "Unit Jean" seno
me her name and address that I muy forward any letters?
Some Schoolgirl Problems
Dear Mrs, Herrick:
Like many others, we are coming to you with our difficulties
In a recent talk you expressed the opinion that it was unladjrik*
[Or gins to .ull their t'entlenien Iriends by (hell surnunus
1. is this applicable to tilrl*- ana boys in the uank Clan it
high school? We have alwayi been accustomed to do so. ind
never thought it improper.
2. Do you consider it wrong for sir.* of 1* or IT years to go to
church alone en Sunday nights? Ue bad u discussion about it
lately, and would like lo know what you think.
3. Do you think that a teach, i has any right to call bis
pupils "IdiL'ts" or "pips'" or "swine" and other objtviion.it .o
names, however much they might deserve Hum on ua-our.i of
Stupidity or Idleness?
Jusl one more ijU.'Stlnn. Dear Mr«(   H'ttl.k. and lure ll Is
<*..   Do you think alt intercourse between girls and l-oyi in »
grammar school should lie restricted?
We have been led to write to you i:- seeing i'e kindly inter»at
you lake In girls and their problems, Sfld We hopt we have not
encroached too fur on your kindness. Vou have soh.d some of
our dtfltcullles while dealing with thon of others, bui then are
yet unsolved        Youre Very sincerely, R.  AND J.
1, I iiu not think there is any especial harm in it, out il
would be unadvlsable to keep It up after you quit .school.
The chief disadvantage i.** that thc l.ablt win be nard to
break, and thai it produces a distinctly unpleasant effect
upon those who hear it.
2, I think there is no harm in it, .iltlinugh It fs betier
to go with an older person, if possible, it depends upon
the custom of the place.
3. 1 certainly do not think he has a right to oo w un-
der any circumstances.
4. Only within reamn.   If the boys and girls know i ow*
to behave decently, 'here i- no reason why they should not
bf good friends and associate freely in clubs, associations
Bports, etc.
Who Has Books for This Girl? /"
Dear Mr*. Herrick:
Over and over I hnve read
your advice tc girls. Will you
please help me, too? I am 19
Jt-urs old. and would like a
position somewhere. 1 don't
utrc what it Is. I've worked
out for H years—not nil the
•time, for I had a home and
lather and mother, but nbout
three months ago my father
and grandmother died in one
week, si- my moth'-r nnd little
titter and myself an- alone. I
would not like to have home
alone, for mother Is sick. My
youngeil sister is IJ yeara,
and she Is too young l< lend
lo her; besides, she goes to
School,    If  I   tould   get   some
fancy work, some writing, or
anything to do at home, I
have  written  to six  or seven
companies who advertise, but
they ull want n.cney to send
the materials, etc, I can
write, read und talk German,
as well us English. I love io
read books, if acme of the
girl" would send m» old books
to rend which tbey .'-uld
ipftrt thev would help me a
great deal.       LONESOME.
1 print this letter In the hope that some message of
help may come through it to the writer. I have written
to her sending her a suggestion, as l have to others, of
ways in which she could earn munev at home But 1 • ish
to give her tvery postul.l*, chance to wet on' and I here
her letter may call forth at kliH a kfntJ1   |e, ,'
1 have kept her address.
Show Yourself Friendly.
Dear Mrs  Herrick!
Will you kindly l-nl an ear to my tale of woe? You axe *v
good to your girls, uni I went your advice.
Ever since I was If-and I am Ll now—| have wished to be
a nuise, but could not Sfiord t.. go and ban, nnrsins   as I have
to work ir. t factory an t)ai to help support the famlfi
And there li andi.T thing, Like "Jmnle." "] don't take "
hi it wire, I urn good looking, a good ulnger, and although I
have many gjr] frit*. ;• Ine) would soon forget rm if I w«s r„.|
with ihem all ihi llm*; un<l. as for the male mx, 1 Imagine
thiy all hate me I don'l know why—perhlpi n is because I
appear cole* and dlsMtii. lut Instead I am I *■;-■.: ., und warm*
hearted and have not leiitldence in myself
I have tried often io overcome this and failed and whtn I
see every one enjoying themselves and me glwsjfl alone ohl
Mn Herrick. if you kn<w how rny heart aches for Home one*
who Wuuld love and sjrnpathlte with me! Hut I suppose li If
rny late to DS SlWOyi Oloni and it is so bard to U- inung und
HOI to enjoy life, Someturns I wish I were dead instead nf
ending all my davs ihls way.
Hut. Mrs Herrick. rwrhais jou do not understand and will
think mi- foolloh, and I suppose I am. Hul I win try nml d»
a* you suggtst. and will hope that you will answer u foollub
girl    Yours tn hope. MAODA
yen, my dear, 1 do understand, and I am very sorry
for you, 1 know that it is hard to be lonely and to have
to work bard. Hut I must tell vuu Ibat yuu let yuur
mind dwell too much upon yourself, and that yuu are Ut
danger of growing morbid. 1 must advise you, as I havfj
done "ther girls, to mink more of others and less of
yourself Don't bother whether the young men pay nt-
teinlon to you or not, but go ahead and have a good time,
And have confidence in your girl friends. Believe In their
friendship for V&U. Show yourself frlcrdly and you will
have friends, As for the nurslng-you are young to study
for that yet, and the time may come when you will be
able to do It. You never can tell. Be brave and cheerful
and try tu make otherB happy. Your fe*pplncss will coins
In time.
'V"
i     U)|	
% rise .1 g .-'I deal higher than she is     --Nn. vi-hal do .vou moan?
now 'n iunk-> a current Strang enough tho younger man.
Iuiiii    rain
down in    a
to hurt. They've had a
us o-bove l his will j"
few hours
Alter a timo the tug pulled up to
the booms, escorting tho pile driver.
The latter lowed .. littlo craft ot
lorn, sharpened piles, which it at
once begnji to drive in sueh positions    a-    would     s!     eilectiiully
strengthen the booms, in the meantime the thunder-heads had slyly
climbed tho I oavens, ,*..) that a sudden dolugi* ol rain surprised      tho  a ..
workmen   Flo   an   hiiur it poured jam will start th
down in torrents; then settled to u match, so that c
steady grey beat.   Immediately  tho
aspocl had ohanged.  Tho distant rlso
of land ».is veiled; the brown     ex-
panse "i logs became slippery    and
glistening   tho rivor lielow the booms
was picked into staccato jioints   hy
the drops   distant  Superior   turned
leail color and seemed    to    tumble
strangely athwart the horizon,
So  ■   tho tug captaiin, looked
In* tug moorings uml then nl
Deal ■-'    i-.i.
She's :..' lwo Inches In th'
two hours," ho announcod, "and
she!, i iiiiiin' lil..- a uiill raco." Solly
wa- .i typical north-country tug captain ihoi ■ m-i broad ivlth .i hrown,
cleai .i"-. and the steadies! and
ilmesl *-.-.-i-iiiiiM «,.- "When sh-
begins tn ii'i'l th' pressure behind,"
he went on, "thore's goin' lo bo
trouble."
Towards dusk she began to tool
■u. ggl tho logs - -nil'! in- seen raising tholr ghostly inin.* of protest.
Slowly, without tumult, the Jan.
formed, In the van tho logs crossed
ihn' pressure Through tho rainy
silently; in tho roar they pressed in,
were sucked under in the swift water, and camo "i rest at the bottom
of the river. The current ol tho riv-
■r began to protest, pressing its
hydraulics ihrough    tho   narrowing
gasped I   The storm hnd   settled    Into    its moved  inward  nnd upward,  thrust-
gait.   Overliend  the sky  wns     filled, ing tho  logs  bristling against     the
There uro twelve million feet   ot I iiith    gray,    iHwnth which darker I horizon
logs ii|i river in Sadler &    Smith's scuds flew across the zenith belore in   "She's going to hronk!"    shouted
drive.   Don't you see    whal.    they'll howling south-west  wind.  Out     in!Thon*.*, starting on a run towards
do!" the clear river one     could    hardly [ tho rivor.   "A chain, quick!'-'
"No, 1 don't believe—" stand upright against thc gusts.   In,   The men tollowed, strung high with
Must as soon ns    Ihoy  find oul  the fan ol many directions    furious j excitement.   Hamilton,   tho   Journa-
tluil  tho river is booming and thnt  squalls swept over tho open     wator list, paused long enough to   glomce
we are going to have a hard timo to below tho booms, nnd nn eager boll- up stream.   Then he, too, ran alter
hold our inm, they'll let loose thoso Ing current rushed to the lako. j them, screaming that tho rivor   bo-
twolvo million on us.   They'll break     Thorpe now gave orders that thojyond wns lull ol logs.   By that they
tho |am, or dynamite it, nr     some-  lug and driver lake shelter.   A   tow | knew  that  Injun  Charley's mission
thing.   And lot nu* loll you, that   a  moments  Inter ho express.'.!  Himself | had failed, and that something   un-
cy low logs hitting thc tail ol our as    satisfied.   The    dripping    crow,: dor ton million (eet of logs     wero
whole   shooting tholr harsh faces gray in tho    half- i racing down tho river liko so many
power on earth light, picked their wny to the shore,  battering rains.
In the darkness of that long night. At tho bottom thc great jam was
of work no man know his neighbor.; already a-tremble with cagcrnoss to
Men from tho river, men Irom the j spring. Indeed a miracle alone scem-
niill, men from tho yard nil worked led to hold tho timbers in thoir own
side hy side. Thus no one noticed a i place
They've thought of evory-1 tall, slender, but well-knit Individ-' It's death, certain, to go out on
You don't know that     iniin mil dressed in a laded mnckinaw and j that boom, muttered Hilly Mason,
by*
iiiii stop it."
'I don't imagine they'd think
lining that '" began Wallace
way nf assurance. ^B^^
"Think    of    it!     Vou don't know
them.
tiling
al
tho
lus
Daly.   Ask Tim, he'll toll vou."
■■Well, tho '*
"l'vo gut to send ii niun up there
lighl awny. Perhaps wo ciwi get
there in nine to head them oil*. They
have li, si-tul tholr own man over—
Ily the way," he quorlod, struck with
a new blea, "how long have you
boon driving piles'',"
"Sonco about three o'clock."
"Six hours, computed Thorpe. "1
wish you'd come Ior me sooner,"
Cll.-ll.   lm
Hi
rapidly over tho
tention. ^^^^^
A breeze began
the body of rain,
increased, sending
gusts, ruffling tho
in inili oil .shore In
Littlo by littlo it
tho water by In
^^^^^^^ already hurrying
river Into greater basic, raising fur
from the slmr-' dimly perceived while-
caps. Between tho roaring of the
wind, the dash of rain, ami lhe rush
of the stream, men had to shout to
make themselves hoard,
"Guess you'd belter rout out the
iios-," screamed Solly to Wallace
Carpenter: "this damn water's comin' up an inch an hour right nlnng.
When sho hacks up once, shell push
this jam out sure."
IVailacc run to the boarding hruse
and roused his partner Iron, a heavy
slis-.M The latter in.dorst.od the situation al a word. While ilrcsinng. he
explained 'o the younger i.i.in uiioro
In the danger lay.
"If the jam breaks ..nc." raid he,
a limp slouch hat which he wore pul-1   Tim Shearer stepped forward Cool-
let! ovor his eyes.  This young    fel-' ly, ready as always to assume the
low occupied himself with the chains'.! perilous duty.  He was thrust   back
Against  tho racing* current tho crow by Thorpo,  who seized  the    chain,
held tho ends of the heavy    booms, j cold-shut nnd hummer which Scotty
while ho fusti'iii'il them together. Ileil'iirsons brought, and ran lightly ov-
workod woll, hul Boomed slow. Three or tho booms, shouting,
limes Shoaror hustled him on   after,   "Hack! buck! Don't follow mc, on
tho others hud    finished,    examinln 'your lives! Keep 'em back, Tim!"
closely the work .hut had been dono.!   Tho swill wator boiled from under
On Un* third ocoaslon ho   shrugged tho   booms.   Bung!    smash!   bang!
Ills shoulder somewhat impatiently,    crashed the logs, a milo up stream,
Tho men struggled to shore,     tho; but plainly audible above tho wators
young fellow just described bringing and  tho wind.   Thorpe knelt, drop-
tliiu'i  know just who to send,  up Hie roar,   Ho walked as    though j ped the cold-shut through on cither
I a good enough woodsman  tired out,  hanging his head       and sido of tho weakened link, and   prc-
i   to  make    Slmcoo Falls dragging his feot.    Whon,   however, i pared to close it with his hammer.
ihe  hoardlng-houso door had closed [Ho intended further    to   strengthen
mi llie lust of thoso who   preceded; the connection with the othcr chain,
him, nnd (he town lay deserted    in     "Lorn' me hold her for you.   You
lhe duwn, he suddenly became trans- can't close her alone," said an  unformed.   Cast ing n keen glance right expected voice next his elbow,
and left to be suro of his opportun-'   Thorpe looked up in surprise   and
turned and hurried rocklossly anger.  Over him loaned big Junko.
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^      logs to the     centre,'i'nc men na(1 D00n unai,ic to prevent
lilliculty and caution,  booms.   There ho kmit and    busiod  his    following.    Animated    by  the
blind dovotion of the animal (or its
master, and further stung to p,ction
fidel-
Tli.'iv
hi lh- ^^^_^^^_^^_^^
Ihrough the woods a nighl like this.
Tho rivor irail is too long: and a
cut through the woods is blind. Andrews is tlie only men I know of
who could do il, but 1 think Hilly
Mason said Andrews had gone up on
(he Guntlor truck to run line. Come
on; we'll see."
With infinil _^^_^^^__
hey reached the shore.   Across    thc
ity, ho
back over tho logs to the
Thero ho kmit and
himself wilh lho chains.
crevices.   The situation demanded at- gleaming logs shone dimly Iho Ian--   In his zigzag procession over   tho
t.'i-ns at Un; scene ol work, ghostly jamhe so blended with tho _ morning ] hy thnt master's doubt of his
through the rain. Beyond, on either shadows as to seem ono of them, and
side, lay Inponotrablo drenched dark- ho would oscaped unite unnoticed
ness, racked by the wind. , had not a sudden shitting of     tho|
"I wouldn't want to tackle It," logs under his feet compelled him to
limited Thorpe. "If it wasn't for rise for a moment to his lull height,
that cursed  toto road botwoon Sad- So Wallace Carpenter, passing (rom
lor's and Holy's,  I  wouldn't worry.
It's just loo easy for thorn."
Behind tliom the jam cracked and
shrieked and groaned. Occasionally
was hoard, beneath lln* sharper nois-
a dull boom, as one ol tho heavy
his bedroom, along tho porch, tothe
dining-room, became nwnre o( the
man on the logs.
His lirst thought was that something demanding instant attention
hud hnpiiencd to the    boom.
timbers forced by lhe pressure (rom  therefore ran nt once to thc
ity, tho giant had followed to assist
as he might.
"You damned fool," cried Thorpo
exasperated, then held tho hammer
to hini, "strike while I keep tho big
chain underneath," he commanded.
Hig Junko leaned forward to obey,
kicking strongly his caulks into the
barked surfaco of the boom log, The
spikes,  worn blunt by    thc     river
ga| worki already accomplished, failed to
man's Sr'P-   "'B Junko     slipped,    caught
"no'liin* lop of earth oan nrevent it   hunt thorn up.'
from going out into Hie
ils resting place, shot into tho air,
and fell back on the bristling sur-
tnco,
Andrews had left that morning.
"Tim Shearer might do it, suggested Thorpe, Inn  I halo to spni-c him.    	
lie picked his riflo from his   rack  looked up to lind the mnn
and thrust lho magazine full of cart--on the boom, contemplating himsar-
ridges. donically.
"Come on Wallace." said ho, "we'll     '-Dyer!" ho exclaimed.
assistance, ready to help him per-, hllnwl by ,nn HTort' overbalanced In
sonalty or to .all other aid as thei1-1"* other direction and lell into lho
exigency demanded, Owing to thoM*5t*'ram- "ie c",m'"1 »l °n™ -wept
precarious nature ot tho passage, ho I hlm awn-v' but fortunately in such n
could not see beyond his foot until
very close to the workman. Then he
squatted
I.a
nnd
knows
pro. ti-
snlvago
io ■• m-
there it'll scatter,  Heaven
where   Once scattered, I-
••ally   a    total    losj.   l'ho
wouldn't   |>uy  tho prlco nl
ber."
They fell blindly through lho rain
in the direction -i t.'io lights on 'he
- '.d ini'i pile-driver, .shearer tho
• t \' er dripping- from his flaxen mous-
',i hc, joined thorn liko n shadow.
"I hetvd you como in," he explained to Carpenter At the river ho
announced his opinion. "Wo cun hold
hor all right." hc assured them. It'll
said tlio     othcr
I'm   filing
"Right, my i
'coolly.
"If you want to know
this chain." ^B
Wallace made ono step forward and
so became aware lhat at last firearms were taking a part in this des-
take a, few moro piles, but by morn- ,,||„nv ,|u,
ing the storm'll bo over, and she'll  which the
Ihoy stepped again into (he shriek
and roar of Iho storm, bonding thoir
lends to its power, but indifferent in
the already drenched condition of
llieir clothing, to tho    rain.       Thc
saw-dust  street   was  saturated   like       	
a spongo.  Thoy could feel tho quick perato game.
water rise about   tho pressure      at     "You stand still," commanded Hy-
tholr toot.   From the Invisible hous-lor (rom behind thc revolver.     "It's
os they heard a steady monotone of  unfortunate (or you that you hnppcn-
ll.living (rom tho roofs.   Far nhond,  ed nlong along, because you'll have
dim in the mist, sprayed the light of  to como with mo until  this    little gray sky, under tho frowning jam
lanterns. row is over.   You won't have     to the   midst of   flood waters, Thorpe
Suddenly Thorpe fell  e, touch    on stay long; your logsil go out in anihud his second great moment of   de-
his arm.   Faintly he perceived at his  hour.   I'll just trouble you to goin- vision
high lights nf a fnco frnm
him qwail
direction that he was enabled to
co I ch tho slanting end of a "dead
head" log whose lower end was jammed in the crib. The dend head was
slippery, tho current strong; Big
Junko had no crevice by which to
assure his hold. In another moment
ho would be torn nwny.
"Let go nnd swim!" shouiod Thorpo.
I "I can'l swim," replied Junko in
' so low a voice as to be scarcely ati-
'■ dible.
For a moment Thorpe stared     at
him.
"Tell Carrie." said Big Junko.
Then there     bonoath    the swirling
begin lo go down again."
The threo picked their way over the
.reeking, swaying timber. But when
I hey reached tho pilo-drivcr, they
found trouble afoot.   The crow    had
wnler streamed.
"Injun Charley!" ho cried,    "tho
try man!"
CHAPTER I.IV.
Rapidly Thorpo explained what was
to bo done, and thru.,, his rifle   Into
mutinied, nnd refused to longer drive! the Indian's hands.  Tho latter lis-
pil -   inder tue face of the Jam,
"II -he breaks loose, she's going
to bury as." said they.
' She won't break," snapped Shea-'
r i   "got to work."
Il - dangerous," they objected
-.    -
"By God, you got off this driver,:'
sh - nod Solly. "Go over and lie
down in a ton-acre lot and see if you
(ce   safe thero!"
He drove thorn ashore with a storm
ol profanity and a multitude ol kicks,
i-.i- steel-blue eyes blazing.
There's nothing to it bul to gel
the b --•* oul again," said Tim; "I
kinder hate to do it"
But when lhe Fighting Forty, hall
asleep but dauntless, took charge of
the iriver, a catastrophe made itself
lit iwn.   Ono of the ejected mon   had
• pped the lifting tho.in of tho hammer ai'.or another had knocked away
thc heavy preventing block, and   so
■ hammer had fallen into the river
-Jid  was  lost.   None  other  wa-    to
id.  Tho pile-driver was u-,floss
A dozen men were at onco il---p.it-
I (or cables, iliains, and wire rop-
ihe ■ :-■.-!■■' at the waroh iusc
: i   like    to havo th ise  wl elps
h-re,"     ried    Shoaror,  "I'd  thr i -.
tl   -   inder the jam."
par.   tl the sam i trick." said
"those fellows   have
trywl ore am ing  us    !
1   ,        trust."
'i    i th.nl    i- Morrison >\  I1 ily
■i . ■ -i - ■•>■■,•••;    tstonlshod
toned in silence and stolidity, thon
turned, and without a word departed swiftly Info tho darkness. The
two whito men stood a minute attentive. Nothing was in lie heard
luu the steady beat of tho rain ami
the roaring of thowlnd
Noar lhe bank of the river they
encountered a moin, visible only a*
an uncertain black outline against
tho glow of tho lanterns beyond.
Thorpe stopping him lound big
Junko.
"This is no time to quit," said
Thorpe, sharply.
•J -aim qulttln'," replied Big
Junko.
"Whore ai-- you going, then*?"
.lunk.i was partially and stammering unresponsive.
"Looks bad," commented Thorpe
"You'd better gi - back I - ■ our  ob
"Yos," agreed Junko hi I] ■ ■
In the momentary slack tide of work
the giant had conceived the idea ol
searching out the river crow for pur-
h •*.-- ol pugilist ■■ ' ei m- imm. Thorpe's suspicions stung him, but his
* tuple mind td n
•o oxplan -
All night long      the of    a
spring rain and windstorm the Fighting Forty ..- I certain  of thi
r ,,   gave  thorn elv rs l
■ ■•: conn --Mil,    ■ .nl ng    " n
itro -
timbers chained ond to    -  '
lhat th" pi i break in   thu
  did not pause to weigh
to ihe brush wilh mo for a while."'reason    or chances, to   discuss with
Tin' scaler picked his file from bo-'himself expediency, or thc moralities
side the weakened link. of failure.   His actions    wore forenr-
"What  hnvo you against us,  any- dained mechanical.   All nt once   tho
way,   Dyor?"  asked  Wallace.       His groat forces which the winter    had
quick mind had conceived    a    plan, boon bringing   to power, crystallized
tl  tho moment ho was standing   at into    something bigger than himself
ih- uttermost edge of the jam, hut nr his    ideas.   The trail   lay before
now as ho spoko ho stopped quietly him; there wns no choice,
to the boom log. .Vow clearly, with no shadow    of
Dyer's black eyes gleamed at   him doubt, ho took thc other view: There
suspiciously,  hut  the movement, ap-
p. could In
view of tho
■-Think- ! - ■-,  know as -■•-,  tslde the    de-
' tho,l if we save theSi
■  .ho
• j    and tl not such fo its I
, save '        -   ■    ■ . -.■- helped
■   ■■ ■ .i ■  i-   • th    tl
• ■ I v thi ugh with
settle ,:.-
■    - lo now"?
' I-   •';     ■- is to be dnii"
Vi       -■ i _■ be■
a I        I •'«■- ii "' ■      bs, und    then
I   . • en thc      -.    :    I thil
.'-.- an hold tht im.Tho «ntcr will
bcgii to Hon . -i ■ .ani; , before
' , . io thei - -■ • i • -i, ii h In -• a ■
isuro i ' Imi' we have now:
and as thero won't bo any
h-iics.  Wallace  Carpenter,    Short
t-boy, and Andor  in,     the
I        I i.lilMMl-    '
I
il-hol -     h Mi     Hatha
....
i-u.o mei  • hand
i.ith dn! . ■ i .   .  .     ||ai
the               - thr .ugh tho augur
chained to-  holes; with po ted knots,
bored t          l'ho;   lid no.   omplo.ln
Behind them tl in   quivored, peril
■ .:   - ting poinl    I
■  ,hi       i  i    id "in- demons nf pn -,-
S. .,,|.       ■        ri.,.,.
inch on hour.   The key mighl     ■ ip
shock to at any moment—thoy could not toll,
ponroii wholly natural]	
return in shore.
"Nothing,"  h" replied.   "I  didn't
liko  your  gang    particularly.      but
that's ii ithing "'
"Why   .io  yon     t.ik..    such     nervy
hances  I i  Injure us?" queried Car-
penter
"Because there's something in it."
snapped the scaler. " Now about
11 e   M
Like a flash n tllace wheeled    and
dropped Into the river, swimming as
- -   i     lossibte        w  water bet'ore
hi   t-        tld give out. The swift
■■• ■   ; ■-:. id  him -I'm.    When at.
ast h ■ rose lor air, the -pit o( Dy-
■:■ * pis! tl     .... .■...■
A momei'    iter . out liold-
i ■ for   :
What   I- late plan    m.ght
be, ho r ss,   He had stat-
i::i   would
Ho, might   in-
trt it wil ...    '.'. i
msell Irom the water
-..-:-:■■: to   Pin
i        irdinj house
i the -iiore.
.  m       .i   ....  i mm   - as  left  ni  his
.   i     lespairtng     - ou!     The .**'
mm. rn i ,..! hi, lm*. H      . tarl
oasl I j the logs   which
tl i i   •.- seemed
■ ■ ir bor li . i .   ■■  i   - i. to bow to hold ba. I       I ■    wero drenched
m.   ! mm, ■ ii irougbt   • -i.-i witi i    ed
.iii.it-   i ■      s crasl tenting in
the shs tho    ira, -   The m -    n    bore    could
ivid flashes cut the    dusk.      Ii-..-- r see tin the imothel
nothing hotter than love.
Mon, their works, their deeds wore
littlo things. Success was a little
thing; the opinion of men a little
thing. Instanliy he felt the truth of
it.
And hero was Love in danger. That
it hold its moment's habitation in
claj of the coarser mould had noth-
il.g '., do wiih Hi" great elemental
truth nf it. Fnr tin- lirst time in his
life Thorpe felt the fall crushing power oi an abstraction. Without though*, instinctively, ho throw before
the necessity of ihe moment all that
■ j*    r.   It was the triumph    of
what was real in tho man ovor that
which environment, alienation, difll-
ilties had raised up within him.
It Big Junko's words, Thorite raised his hammer and with one   mighty
blow severed the chains which bound
the umls of the booms    across    the
The troa end of one nf  the
poles  immediate!1,     cung -own  with
-   the direction of    Hig
irpe, like a cat, ran    tn
th ' nt the    i:     eized tie- ginni
:Mii«l him thro-
.,.■•■■      , ..-
he '"!       'liun    for
P'-rntely back,
aggerod,  turned completely about, Thn       m
M ■■              1
...   .-     . tsnt later, acre                    sl
-
-I ae.uall)
nm,
,!    In
wil itand, I ihink .mr h avy \. ioms
■ II   i , i|i" in.. • ■■-*
(I   "iii-iie,I to  ! reel 'iv boring   ol
, in e  -ine boom logs m pr paration
- I, i.ti-    Suddenly hn whirled
.i_-' ■ -.1 Walla - -.'■ Hi -ii strango an
■•■■• •- ii ,t h: (ai -■ 'lui' Hi- young
t- ii dm i-t cried mil Tho uncortoi.i
lights of the lanterns showed dimly
H- ■ streaks of rnin across his coun-
mm-i nth a rush the know
i -li that themselves, the tug,
Hi- disabled pilo-drivcr would
with nil- he Indian
■ .-!   m pi.rsu "
CHAPTER IA
•..>-■'    'Whal
' ...   .-  ,-.     burst  on
ICO-il     i   ■   ■
i'     li or        ispod
-nit      ! found him nn •-,,- boom
Hi- helil mo up with n
filed   lite  Loom chains   between    tho
llll-e    piers        I IliM   I"       .
very
      ^B
pt  from existence    The worsl  ot  go    I got nway by diving
"i    thai   tho   mi       .   shrouded   iml put  a  now chain; you
their experience Into iisclossnc     I ■ 	
were utter!)   unable to toll  by    the
ordinary visual symptoms how near
ih" jam might be lo collapse.
However, thoy perslstod, as     tho
At first a lew   - - - -  I mbei -
Ml ' ■
ilth tl ...
'i.itiiM  dove
mm- - -  later    tht
■ ■  -I gained its
and  *.' i mm
liai       ,M- -r    - m Del
■ ai ■ ores
wn,.. up .n mi'I nf   the
ready     -        - •    ii .. n i pen river
ii . ill olio m --:     for-
havon'i. ward    Then suddenly, inr oul ,i>	
much lime," kyline of Super-
llo's m    -i- im. i-."     ntcr octoi trant   oorthon   io im     ir
i iniv--"('hurley  is  nn     his mirage   threw the ,p rs of thou*
trail-  .nnl   In-  is hit.," 'M til -',•,..- ,   i ,   l)g    anil
Thorpe's Intelligence leaped promp    ■ in tho bosom of Hi'- lal
struck mom dumb,   riu-y mu not un-1
derstand the motives bonoath it all, *
but the fact was patent.   Big Junko
broke down and sobboil.
Alter a lime the    stream ol logs:
through the gap slackened.  In a mo-;
ment  more, save (or tbe inevitably
stranded few, (ho boom was empty, j
A deep sigh wont up from lho attentive multitude.
"She's gone!'1 said one man, with
thc emphasis of a novel discovery ;
and groaned.
Thon tho nwo broke from almut
thoir minds, nnd they spoko many
opinions and speculations. Thorpe
had disappeared. Thoy respected his
emotion and did not follow him.
"It was just plain damn foolishness;—but it was great!" said Shoaror. "That no-account jackass of a
Hig Junko ain't worth as much per
thousand feet us good whito pine."
Then tbey noticed a group of men
gathering about, the olilco steps, and
ion it someone was talking. Collins,
tho bookkeeper, wns making a
speech.
Collins    wns a little hatchot-facod !
man. with straight, tunk hair, nearsighted eyes,     a timid, order-loving
disposition,   mul a great suitability
for his profession,  Hu was accurate
unemotional, and  valuable.   All his
i actions    were as dry as the sawdust,
in the burner. No one had ovor soon
him excited.   Hut bu wns human; and !
now his knowledge uf ibo company's
affairs showed him the drnmntic con-1
trust.   Ho knew!   He know Hint   tho,
property of tho firm had been mortgaged to the last dollar 111 order to
assist expansion, so that not another
cent could In- borrowed to tide ovor
prosonl difficulty.   Ho know that tho
notes for sixty thousand dollars cov-!
ering the loan In Wallace Carpenter
came due in threo   months: bo know !
from     the long table    of statistics
which ho was eternally preparing and
'comparing     Hint     Ihe   seasons cut
should have netted a profit of   two
hundred  thousand dollars—enough to
pay tbo interest on the   mortgages, [
I to take up the notes, and to furnish
the working capital for the ensuing
year.   These things he knew in   tho I
strange arithmetical manner of   tho1
routine bookkeeper.   Other men saw I
a desperate phase of firm rivalry; hoi
saw a    slrugglo   to the    uttermost.
(Ither men cheered a rescue: he thrill-
ed over lho inagnillceiit gesture    of |
the Gnmbloi- scattering his stake   in
largesse lo Heath.
lt was simply lurnittg nf the hand
from (ull breathed prosperity to lifeless failure.
His view was the inverse of his !
master's. Tn Thorpe it had sudden-1
ly bocomo a very little lliing in con-,
trnst to the groat, sweet elemental i
truth Ihnt Ibe dream girl had enun-!
cinled. To Collins lho affair was
miles vaster lhnn the widest scope of
his own narrow' life.
The    firm    could    not take up ils
notes when they came duo; it   could
not pay the interesi  on the    mortgages, which wnuld now be foreclos- i
ed: it could not even pay in (ull tho l
mon    who hnd    worked (or it—that'
would come under a court's adjudication. I
He hnd therefore watched Thorpe's i
desperate sally lo mend the weaken-!
ed chain,    in all tho suspense   of a j
man whoso entire universe is in  the |
keeping of the chanco moment.     It I
must .bo remembered that at bottom,
bnlow    tho      outer    consciousness,
Thorpo's final decision    lind already '
grown to maturity.   On the    other
hand, no other thought than that of,
accomplishment had ever entered thc i
little bookkeeper's head.   Tho rescue
and all that it had meant had   hit!
him like a stroke of apoplexy,    and '
his thin emotions    had curdled    to
hysteria.  Full ol Hie idea ho appeared before tho men.
With rapid, almost incoherent (
speech be poured it out to thorn.!
Professional caution and secrecy were I
forgotten Wallace Carpenter at-!
templed to push through the ring'
for the purposo of stopping him. A
gigantic rivorman kindly but firmly
held him buck.
"I guess it's just ns well we hears
this," said tho latter.
It all camo out—the loan to Car-1
penter, with a hint at tho motivo:!
tho machinations of the rival firm j
on the Board of Trade; tho notes, j
tho mortgages, the necessity of ft
big season's cut; the reason's ot the
rival firm had (or wishing to pro-
vent that cut (rom arriving at the
market; Ihe desperate amd varied
means they had employed. Tho men
listened silent. Hamilton, his oyos
glowing like coals, drank in every
word. Here was tho master motive
ho had sought; here was the story
great to his hand!
"That's what wo ought to got,"
cried Collins, almost weeping, "and
now we gone and bust, just because
tlu-it infernal river-hog had to fall
off a boom. Hy God, it's a shame!
Those scalawags have done us alter
all!"
Oul from the shadows of tho woods
stole Injun Charley. The whole Iwnr-
ing and nsport ol tho man had chan-1
god. His eye glonni with a distant
far-seeing lire ol Its own, which took
no account of anything but some remote vision lie s.nle along almost
furtively, lm! with a pnnid upright
carriago of his neck, a backward tilt
-ii Ins line head,  a  distention of   llis
nostrils lhat lonl to ins appooronco
a pantbor like pride und stonlthliioss
No inn- saw him Suddenly he   broke
Ihrough  Ilu- group ami  tiiniinleil  lho
Hops hosldo Collins,
"The enemy of my brother is gone,
said lie simply  in I,is native tongue,.
and --'I'll a sudden gesture hold oul
iro 1 hoi '.-ip "
i ie- medieval barbarity of ibo thing
appalled thorn for a moi t,    The
days of scalping wen- long sinco past
Inul boon Olosod away between lhe
mm -.i forgotten histories, inul vol
here mm.ii bofora thorn was lho lliing
ti nli its living horror. Then u
growl arose 'Iii.- Iiuiii.hi animal had
taste,) blood.
Shingleville, tho town controlled  by
Morrison & Daly.
Tho railroad lay for a mile through
a thick tamarack swamp, then over',
a nearly treeless cranberry    plain. \
The tamarack was a screen between j
Concrete Blocks and Machinery
THE MILES Concrete Hiiililiii|j|il.i.k Machine is
t tin. miui economical ninl sanftactorji concfetfl
the most...       _     .
machine in tin- wuild.  Faced block, for ..II biiililiim
,, , ,„,        ,    ,. .     piiiimsL-s iiiutlu on title micbtne.   Si-ml lor cnttilogue
the two towns.   When half-way    In | fo VKing Bros, MIg. Co., Niagara Falls, Ontario. »
Peter's Lost Whisker./
THE. cundla waa
alone on the ta*
ble (except for
the candle-stick,
which did not count,
for It waa made of tin
and had no feelings).
It was a very hot
evening, and thu candle felt faint and
weak,
"I wltili some one
would como ami put
me out," alglicd (lie
candle; "It's ^together
too hot to work,"
I'renontly sho became
nwnre of a little head
with two big enrs and ^^^^^^^^
two bright ryes, and a
great denl of whlskont, peeping at her
OVOr the edge of tbo table.
It wus n mouse! and If ihore wns
anything In all tho world she hated,
It was a mouse. Yet hero she was,
llvcl tight In n cnmllestlok, nnd unlti-
unable to run away!
Then- to her horror, another mouse
appeared, jmt like the nn»t, only
much smaller
"Come along, Tlmmy." squeaked the
—*-j5,
Je-
/j
t
iSLtu
first mouse, "bore is a candle—the
best eating In the world We are In
luck!"
It was little Tlmmy's lirst visit to
the big world outside the attic, and
iio looked big-eyed and pcrlous, for
lie bad never seen a lighted candle
before.
"What's the 'yellow part' at the top
for?" he asked,   "It dazzles my eyes,"
Now Petri* was n mlsohlevoua fellow, antl even oruel, for bi> heartlessly undertook to make "game" of bis
little brother.
"Oh, that," he replied, "that's the
best part of all. Mm! It does taste
good—and smell good! Just climb up
and get a sniff of It, Tlmmy." (For
he ttmuu'lii it would he sueh fun to
see Tlmmy bum his noor little nose.)
"I lull-ub!" muttered Tlmmy, shaking his head. "I'd rather not, Peter.
I.el's go look at something else.
Cheese Is awfully good Lot's find
some,"
"No, sir!" exclaimed I'oter. "I'll not
go another step wllh a eownrdy cat.
Afraid of a candle! Why, ynu baby!
Go buck home to mother and the
girls."
This out Tlmmy's pride to tbp quirk,
and without a moment's hesitation be
turned and leaped up on the candlestick, Then he began working his
way slowly up the candle, drawing
n'enrer and nearer to the bright, yellow (lame.
Mut his weight wns more than the
baokboneless tallow could hold up.
So. before Tlmmy could quite reach
the top. Miss Candb* fainted "dead
away." and felt—where do you sup
pose? Why, right on top of snickering FetorI
Yes, squarely on top of Peter, who
bail been so busy stufflug his mouth
with a handkerchief to keep from
bniKliliig aloud that !i*> had not noticed >1Ish Candle's collapse.
Ugh! how the hot* grciso sizzled
down his neck nnd scorched his bnck
all tho way down to bis tall! How it
singed his two dainty ears and alait
—worst calamity of nil—burnt lus
beautiful whiskers all awav, down to
the very lust hair!
And how he snuoakod! nnd how little Tlmmy squeaked—for Tlmmy was
horrlblv frightened, thinking wicked
Miss Candle was about to eat. his big
brother up.
Yon can Imagine how happy, how
very happy and thankful they both
were to see homo again, and how
humble Peter was!
At first Mrs. Mouse who was standing at the door, looked very much
frlghtoned, for she had heard thfl
awful squeaks In the distance and
had thought that a cat had surely got
them,
Mut when she beard Peter's tale ol
woe, her fright turned to anger.
"Aha, you bad boy!" said sbe, "so
you are suffering precisely what you
meant poor little Tlmmy shuuld suffer through .vour oruel Jest. Well,
you  are  being  well  punished,   so  I
shall not add any punishment."
Peter's whiskers were never beautiful again, ami bis Ilnle coat was
ruined. And—Just think of It!—he
had to creep shame-facodly about the
bouse In his mother's dressing gown
until she could afford to buy him a
neat little kimono for his convalescence,
Aud he had to stand a lot of fun
being poked at him by his brothers
nnd sisters and cousins, who thoughr
it was a pretty good Joke on Peter
that the tables should have been so
neatly turned on him Instead of on
innocent little Tlmmy.
Peter has made up his mind never
again to attempt a practical Joke on
anybody. S. B.
Ml iC onco like w Inn 'heir wrongs \
mounted to their hoods. Thoy roiii< I
cmborofl Ihofr dead com ratios Tho,v,
rernomfooral tho hoarl breaking iluysi
OP COURSE, you boys and girls
all  know  bow   to   play   jack-
stones.   Hut yuu may not know
all the games that can be played
with Jackstones.
Do you know "Cats in the Well," for
Instance? It is played In the following
fashion;
Roll the Jacks from the hand to the
ground; these are lhe cats.
Then place your left hand near them,
with the first lightly closed, the thumb
nnd first linger forming the opening to
one well.
Jack may now be thrown up, and,
while he is In the air, one of the four
cats on the ground must be picked up
and put ln tho well.
Repent the operation with tbe second, third and fourth cats until all
have been drowned In tho well. The
left hand may now be taken away,
leaving the dead cats In a bunch.
Now Jack may be tossed up, and
this time all four cats must be picked
up before Jack comes down.
Hero is a game played with a ball,
called "Black Baby." Do you know
It?
It Is a Jolly, noisy game, and must
be played ou level, soft ground.
Make holes, one for each player,
nbout three feet apart and all In a
line. Kach boy must stand by and
guard his particular bole, while tbo
boy at one end tries to roll the ball
(use a common hollow India-rubber
ball or a soft yarn ball, covered with
leather) slowly along tbo line of the
boles, so that It will drop iuto the
hole at the extreme other ond.
If he succeeds, then tho boy at the
other end tries to roll It back to hlm
ln the same manner.
Uut this cannot go on very long
wiih,mi ihe ball falling to go the full
length of lhe line and dropping Into
om< of the many holes between ends.
As soon as this tmppens, all tho
players except the one who guards
tlio hole holding tbe ball scamper
away for dear life, orvlllg "Black
baby! black baby!" while the boy on
guard snatches the ball up and "lires"
ll .is html as he can at the boy be
thinks be can conm nearest to hltllng.
If lm misses the boy, Hmn all ihe
players return to their places, and a
little piece of cual—a "black baby"—
Is put Into the bole that had Just
been guarded.
If, however, he bits the boy, then
tin* boy who was bit must quickly
pick up the ball and "tire" it at some
one else. This Is the beginning of a
wild "crackiiliout," which lasts until
some iui,. unluckily misses and henco
gi Is a "blaok baby."
As soon as any buy gets two "black
babies," be is called "black baby half
whitewashed,"
The unlucky boy who first gets
three "black babies' must take the
ball, walk to a fence or trpe or wall,
and, resting his left band and right
f'.ol against lhe support (which he
must fucc), must thruw tbe ball over
one shoulder as far as he can behind
him,
Then he must bend his back, resting bis bead against the wall, while
all the other boys take turns pelting
him with the ball, throwing It from
the spot where it lighted after hs
threw It over bis shoulder.
If any boy misses his back, then hf
can seize the ball and pelt the misser,
The Noble Life
True worth is ln being, not seeing;
In doing each day that goes by
Some tittle good—not in the dreaming
Of great things to do by-and-by.
For whatever men say In blindness,
And spite of the fancies of youth,
There's nothing so kingly as kindness,
And nothing so royal as truth.
We get back nur mete as we measure;
We cannot do wrong and feel right;
Nor can we give pain and gain pleasure-
For Justice avenges each slight.
The nlr for the wing of the sparrow,
The bush for the robin and wren,
But always the path that fs narrow
And Btralght for the children of men.
Ten Little Servants      i
TEN trusty servants,
Helping us all day,
Ten little servants.
Nover wish pay.
When you aro sleepy,
'i ..ey help you to bed,
In summer tbey are white,
And In winter nre red,
They put on your shoes,
And also your hat,
Tbey buckle your skates,
And do this and that.
Can you guess the name
Of this good little band?
Rats That Eat Crocodiles "
SEEING lhat a crocodile lays upward of twenty eggs, it seams
wonderful thnt lu regions like ihe
Upper Nile these big and savage reptiles do not Increase to such an extent
as to become masters uf Iho whole
rountry around the rivor. Fortunately,
a sort of swiimp rat has found that
crocodile eggs arc good to eat, so digs
them ud from the mound In which the
parent had burled them to hatch audi
devours them by the dozen,
Buffalo Devoured by Insects
ASINQLE. wood-ant has been seen to
attack and kill a caterpillar which
actually weighed ns much as
twenty-seven of its opponents. The
driver-anti of Central Africa at times
march through the forest ln solid columns hundreds of yards wide. They
stop at nothing. Whatever Is in their
way Is covered with Bavnge Insects,
whose powerful jaws b'te like fire. A
buffalo has been found devoured and
skeletonized by there resistless Insects. \xnjiuut niyjJlLlJMIJd)
i
7o bregtf i/p <g co/d
WITH a whole host of ready-
made preparations awaiting
us in Nature's laboratory of
tha garden and orchard, most
of us would be better off if we tried
some of those remedies before rushing
ott to experiment with drugs,
If half the people who turn to calomel
and like drugs evory little while would
eat freely of r.iw tomatoes or, if they
have tendencies to gout and rheumatism and ilnd tomato •§ aggravate It, io
apples nnd figs, most of the chronic
Cases Of Indigestion and constipation
would be cured.
Pigs—green or dried or pulled—are a
partlcul trly good medicine, as are dates,
and apples are sa;d to furnish food for
brain and n<"*ves In audition to their
laxative qualities.
For nervous people, and .the majority
of people with poor digestion, nothing
is a.i good as plenty of lettuce and cfil-
ery.   Spinach is another vegetable with
Mrs. Henry Symes' Advice to Correspondents
Brittle Hair
BEING sj uk-awd wllh your orange-
dower i/raun. 1 again venture to
ask your advice. I huve a daughter 15 years old who has a ver) dark
neck, .she hasn't a ver)' '-'ear completion, but compared with her neck, there
Is a great difference. Could ynu tell me
of a bleach or lotlen that Is harmless,
ij-onsldorlng her age" Her hair Is very
dry and at the ends very brittle. It
fluffs up so that sometimes she can
scarcely braid it. I wash It once every
three weeks, sometimes oftener,
VERT THANKFUL.
I would suggest bleaching your daughter's neck with peroxide of hydrogen.
This is effective and quite harmless. Apply it night and morning with a soft
rag, allowing it to dry on the skin.
You wash your daughter's hair too
often, t'nder the circumstances, once
in four weeks is quite enough. Clin the
ends of her hair with the scissors, shortening It about one inch all over. Then
singe lt. Rub the scalp ana the ends
with a little vaseline twice a week.
Brush her hair a great deal—at least a
hundred strokes a day besides its reg-
tttar dressing.
Reader Advises "W. W. K."
Some of mv readers may be Interested
In tbls corres|g)ndeat's letter, especially
•W. W. K.":
Br accident your page came to nK.
and when looking It over I read this
piece,  which I Inclose:
"Baby's Legs Weak"
"Being -i steady reader. I thought I
Would write you for some possible Information. I have a little baby boy, IH
years old. He Ii u fat, strong and
healthr boy. but one of his legs (the left)
turns ln a little, and both of them seem
weak from the knees down.
"He falls considerably when walking.
If rou know of any device that would aid
bim, will you kindly let me know?
"W. W. K."
"Your baby's legs could be straightened
snd strengthened by proper massaging of
the muscles. I advise you to consult a
specialist, who could Instruct you as to tbe
movements required."
When my daughter was born her right
arm hung lifeless, nothing but skin covering the bonei. Of course, we supposed
It would always be useless. A friend advised bathing It every day with brandy
tnd salt. She cams every day and took
care of tt, and ln a short time we saw
good results. Boon the tleah grew and
strength came to lt, so that lt was aa
good as the other.
. I shall never forget the virtue of brandy
•nd salt. I do not know how much aatt
to put In, as I never had charge of it,
and the friend who bathed and worked
over tbo arm li dead, Please Ist tha
mother know of It.
I know of another cast tn my family
where a child of three ysars could not
use its leiti Th* mother was advised
to take the fins, tall aad skin of salt
oodflih and bathe the limb*. She follow*
ed tha advice, with the best reiults.
tin. E. L- C.
Caused by Stomach Trouble
Can you Please tell ine what to do for
a red not>*7 It li io unbecoming, for my
cheelrj are never red. I am very nervous
and have stomach trouble, Do you think
that would make my nue flush? Sometimes It burns and gets so hot.
I have a little girl, 11 years old, and
ens has a heavy head of hair, and 1 am
afraid that she will lost tt. It Is chestnut brown. Lately she has much diin-
druff, with little sores In spots. WouK1 f
you kindly tell me how to remove t'* I
dandruff and beal the scalp? m
Mrs. N. B.
The red nose Is very apparent!)
caused by your Indigestion. Such Is
often the case, Tou- should make every
effort to get your stomach la a healthy
condition.
Massage your cheeks; dash them with
cold water, following by brisk rubbing.
This will bring a glow to your cheeks
and help to draw the excess of blood
from the nose. Do this at -east three
times a day.
Before attempting to remove the dandruff from your daughter's head take
steps to heal the sores. Apply to each
one this cream, which has healing properties:
Witch Hazel Cold Cream.
On>; ounce of white wax and spermaceti;
one-quirt, r pint of oil oi almonds.
Melt; pour Into a mot tar which h3S
been heated by being immersed some time
in boiling water, Very gradually add
tliree ounces of rosewater and one ounce
of witch hazel, and assiduously stir the
mixture until un emulsion is formed and
afterward until (he mixture is nearly cold,
This crenm is particularly useful to heal
lore or stretched skin.
When the scalp Is quite well use this
dandruff cure;
To lUmove Dandruff.
Tincture of canthnrlilfs. 1 ounce; liquid
atiiaiini;*., 1 dram; gi-.cerlne, l-: ounce; oil
of thyme, 4 dram.
Mix together with six ounces of-rose-
water. Rub the scalp witn this preparation
until no further evidence of dandruff la
noticed. y
To Develop Neck and Shoulders
Would you kindly let me know of something, thai will keep the hair ln curl
without doing It any harm? Also, please
advise me what I should do to develop
a bony neck and shoulders. Will be very
grateful. A READER.
Solution to Keep Hair Curled.
Take of gum arable, 1 ounce; good
moist sugar, ', an ounce; pure hot water,
\ pint. Dissolve. When this solution
Is cold, add alcohol, 2 fluid ounces; bl-
chlorate of mercury and salammonlac., 6
grains each. The last two should be dissolved In tha alcohol before admixture.
Lastly, add enough 'water to make th*
whole meaaure one pint. Perfume with
cologne or lavender water. Moisten the
hnir with tho fluid before putting it Is
papers or pins.
You can Improve thc lines of your
neck and shoulders by dally massage
with cocoa butter, or some good animal oil. Orange-flower cream Is also
a good flesh builder.
Prominent Scars
Will you kindly publish the reclps for
removing scars again, as I havo misplaced
th* paper it was in.
ONE OF TOUH READERS.
To Remove Scars.
Lanolin, I drams; ointment of blnlodlda
ot mercury, 1 dram.   Rub tn well onca a
day.
Skin Seems Oily   •
Will ynu kindly advise me what brand
of orange-(lower cream to usu that will
nut promotii growth of hnlr <m tbe face?
1 .suppose thero are many kinds.
I am IS, and have finite u down on my
ckeeks, I have always tried to get as
good a cream ni I could nfford, My face
fs vary oily, and most (-renins make It
more oily in a half hour after applying
Have quantities of tine blackhead and
open pores, but no pimples. Use camel's-
hair brush, boras, benzoin and ammonia
freely. Also have used green soap tincture. Can keep them about so, but not
get rid of them. N. C. C.
The only orange-flower cream that
I know of and can recommend is that
Published frequently In this department. It will not promote'the growth
hair, and can be obtained by tak-
Jg my formula to a druggist to be
filled.
I think your trouble with the oily
skin and Its blackheads Is due to a
disturbance In the stomnrh or to Improper circulation.    Wbea  remedies
only keep these difficulties in abeyance and do not cure them, the trouble
is more deeply seated than in the
skin.
You should not use astringent lotions when blackheads are present.
It only aggravates matters. Do not
bother about the enlarged pores until
your skin Is In a healthy condition.
Use Some Depilatory
As I have heard and read on your page
of orange-ttower cream, and as i a-J **e
a growth of hair o i mv face, f should
like to try it.
Please send me the recipe for th* orange-flower cream.
You are perfectly safe in using this
cream on your face. It will not Increase
l he, growth of superfluous hair that trouble vou. Xor will It remove It. Are
you using some depilatory? Following
is the cream recipe;
Orange-Flower Cream.
Oil of sweet atmondB, 4 ounces; white
wax. 6 drams; spermaceti, 6 drams; borax. 2 drams; glycerine. 14 ounces; orange-flower water, ■> ounces; oil of I.Ir.-i-
rade (orange skin), 15 drops; oil of petit
grain. 15 drops. Mix the first three In-
gre-ileats. add the glycerine to the .range-
flower water and dissolve the borax in
the mixture; then pour it slowly into
the blended fats,  stirring continuously.
The VirttteTof Olive Oil
In one of your answers to a correspondent I saw where vou told her to
take olive oil to make her fat. Now. did
you mean to take it internally, and will
It really fatten one? And will vou kindly
let me know as soon as possible how
much and how often to take if
PATIENCE.
Olive oil can be used with good results both Internally and externally.
Massaging with It Is good; also a
tablespoonful taken Internally three
or four times a day Is beneficial. It
Is very, nourishing to the bowels, hut
should not be taken If there Is any
tendency to diarrhoea.
Formula for Simple Lotion
Will you kindly publish a recipe for enlarged pores of the face, and how to apply It? Mn. F. M. H.
lotion for Enlarged Pores.
Boric acid, 1 dram; distilled witch Basel, *! ounces. Apply with a bit of old
linen or absorbent cotton.
Moth Patches
I ssern to be bothered with brown patches
on my face. I am healthy, go out every
day and have good digestion. If I use Dr
Shoemakers bleach, how often should I
use it «nd how?
Also, how shall I prepare the bleaeh for
brown spots containing cocoa butter, etc.?
Mrs. II-
Here la the formula containing cocoa
butter:
Blench for Brown Spots.
Cocoa butter, in grams; costor oil, W
grams; oxide -if nne, M rentlgranis; white
precipitate,   to   centigrams,
Apply to t* moth patch nifht and morning.
If you use Dr. Shoemaker's blench,
mop over the affected parts about once
a day.
Continue the Treatment
I write you with regard to Vaucairs's
bust developer. I have taken over one
quart of it, and still do not see anv difference. What ran be the matter? Kindly
tell me how long or how much one should
take the remedy. Also, please toll me if
there Is anything that wilt cure the blackheads and pimpb-s which continually form
on my chin on each earner of mv mouth.
Tou know of so many nice remedies perhaps you enn aid m<* in giving me n redpo
for an Injection for ca*nrh I nm com-
mencins  to  be   trosbled.   I  am afraid     I
Jtmm
wM G
medicinal qualities, and t^rrots are
good blood-makers. As for onions, they
are a sort of tonic, eaten raw. boiled,
baked-any way but fried, which Is apt
to make them indigestible.
When fresh fruits seem too much of
a tax upon the digestive organs, the
stewed ones may be substituted, but the
amount of sugar used should be as little
as possible—only enough iu overcome
the acidity of the fruit.
Whenever pimples make their appearance upon the face or body, It Is usually
a sign that the blood needs cooling.
Reducing your diet to vegetables and
fruit for a few days, eating plenty of
the green vegetables and of tomatoes,
should accomplish the result without
resource to other "medicines."
Peaches und pears and plums all
serve their purpose as medicines, most
of them mildly laxative; all of them
splendid appetizers.
Grapefruit is as good a tonic, so say
Its followers, as quinine, without any
of the ill effects following Its UBe us
are too apt to follow the taking of quinine.
Orange Juice Is nourishing-it 1b said
that one could live upon a diet of five
or six oranges a duy, and live In good
health and spirits,
Lemon Juice, squeezed Into hot water,
la good to take when you have caught
a severe cold.
Sugar may be added to make It more
paiatible if desired, although, as the
stomach Is always more or less upset
at the time, the sugar is a little better
umitted.
and loose hairs separate themselves
to hang down in an unsightly fashion,
discontinue the regular brushing (with
Its downward motions) entirely for
awhile, substituting the upward strokes.
Keep up the stimulation of the scalp
that the brushing has bden giving It by
rubbing it with the tip of your lingers,
describing circu'ar movements, and
pressing lightly but firmly enough at
the same i me to give a thorough little kneading to the scalp, which should
leave it in a glow.
A-.-solute cleanliness is as much a
requisite of training the hair as Is the
constant brushing. Brushing und carefully .inanging the hair when It has
just been washed and treated to a sun-
bath s arts ii in the right direction before It hns had time to get Into bad
habits.
The training of the front hair Into a
pompadour has been gone into so fully
recently that there needs only ihe addition to the way to make the pompadour droop upon the forehead, which
sei-ms to be the hardest part of hair-
dressing for many women.
A strip of muslin laid over the pompadour, so that the hair is pushed down
in au even puff upon the forehead,
should be drawn fairly tight and fastened in place. Wear It for an hour or
two at night, or even sleep in It for a
few nlghts-that Is all that Is necessary
to accomplish your ends.
Persistent training may make the
little loose ends ut the back of the
neck stay demurely up In place, but
you are much surer of being Just so
if you wear one of the little unobtrusive  barrettes.
Often, when you put up your hair,
especially if It has lust been washed,
a curious "kink" will make one lock
stick out In an awkward line. The
usual way Is to push It under tho
rest of the hair, trusting to an Invisible hairpin to keep It In subjection.
The better way Ib to take vour hair
down again, and patiently brush
away until the kink resolves Itself
into the smooth surface. Letting it
stay In Is only encouraging your hair
In a bad habit.
tyofJ& wondfAs,
have noticed It for the ttmt three months,
snd hate to go to a doctor. Is there any
way you can help me? VIOLET.
The quantity of the Vaucalre remedy depends upon the Individual using
it. I would advise you to continue tho
treatment faithfully for a while
longer.
Have you followed the directions
carefully: two soupspooniuls with wa*
ter before each meal? Dr. Vaucalre
also advises the drinking of malt extract during meals.
I am afraid your trouble with catarrh is a matter for medical advice,
lhe physician Is the one lo consult at
sueh a time; though I have known
cases where cold water baths and
plenty of fresh nlr and exercise havo
permanently   cured   this   disease   i
have known, ton, where the simple
remedy of salt and water has been
very beneficial.
Use a solution of gall and lukewarm
water (of the saltiness of tears or
sea water) as a gargle and to sniff
Into the nasal passages, The use of
an atomizer Is a still better way of
applying the salt water.
Fbr tho blockheads and pimples, hatha
the parts affected with this lotion:
Blackheads of the Skin,
Boraclc acid. 2 drams; alcohol, !
ounces;   rosewater,   4   ounces-
Lse with friction twice a day on the
skin affected,
A Harmless Bleach
I havfl read In your columns that peroxide
of hydrogen h a hnrmleys bleach for the
neck mid arms, and I should Ilk,, to know
hftw to use ii
la it iisac*  i) uh niw state,or is it .hiuuiit
Even a "cowlick" may be overcome
If the training Is persistent enough,
and plenty of simple preparations-
formulas for many of them published
frequently in these columns—come to
aid in the work.
Also how often will I uso It anl will It
make tho skin rough? ANXIOUS.
Use the peroxide of hydrogen without diluting. Wet the neck and arms
with It morning ami evening after
bathing, applying with a Hoft sponge
or raff. It will not harm your Bkln
In any way, though you should earn-
fully kcop It from tho hair of the
head or the eyebrows.
Scar Left From Boil
I am a young man, 10 years old. About
six yeara ago I hud n hull on my Jaw.
I BQueeied it and It left a deep murk on
my fnee, nnd I feel  very s..nv wit It   I
would like to kn-iw ir I can get rid of tt.
Would like your advice. I),  L.
If the soar is a rod murk and not too
large, the following formula may remove ll; hut If il Is a while disfigurement, as In the eas;1 when the tissues
do not reform naturally, it will never
dlsnppeur.
Snlve for Scnrs.
Lanolin, 1 drams; ointment of blnlodlde
of mercury. I drum. Itnb la well onco a
dny.
To Hasten Results
I have a quantity of superfluous hair on
my face, of which 1 nm very unxnuis to Itfl
rid. A Mend told mu that ammonia diluted ,n water would bleach it, nnd, In timo,
destroy it. Is this true, and do ymi know
of something heller? C, M.
Tha solution of ammonia will tend to
destroy the superfluous hair, but not
bleaeh It. To hasten results, thn peroxide of hydrogen bleach might be applied, Should this prove unsuccessful,
I shall be g4ad to suggest something
also.
Galega an Ingredient of the
Remedy
I saw mention In your cnlumns something about galega or goulerue for developing the bust; now Is tinii better than the
Vaucalre, and does it act more quickly"
If so. kindly let me know through your columns how to use lt. or prepare It.
M. JS. 0
Galega Is one of the Ingredients of
the formula given by Dr. Vaucalre.
If you wish to use this remedy to develop your bust, ask me for the formula and have It prepared by a reliable druggist.
Against My Rules
Will you kindly recommend to m* a
woman who can permanently reinov-- superfluous hair? M. 0.
This I cannot do for you, because it
Is against my rules to recommend any
specialist.
In case you could find no one to
whom you could trust lho operations,
would you not try the more or less
simple remedies found frequently in
these columns? If you will mention
the exact nature of your trouble, I will
gladly suggest a way to help.
Removal of Moles
Pleam publish how to remove moles from
thl neck. M. Si
I cannot recommend to an amateur
nny method for the removal of moles.
This Is a difficult piece of work, and
should be attempted only by a specialist
The Meal Bags Are Excellent
My skin Is very thin and dry, so that st
times 'tis rough or scaly. When 1 apply
cold cream frequently It seems to give me a
very red nose, and using powder roughs
the skin.
Can you assist me by advice as to the
care of the skin?
Will the meal bags (oatmeal, bran and
orris root) bo beneficial in cleansing the
"kin? ii, a. E.
Wash for Delicate Skin.
Boraclc acid, 1 dram; distilled witch
hazel, 2 ounces; r'.sewater, *J ounces.
Use ns a wash when desirable.
Do nut use the cold cream If It reddens ynur nose. Trobably there l« somo
Irritating quality In It. Instead, use the
orange-flower cream, the formula for
which Is frequently published in this
department. The meal bags havo excellent cleansing properties,
ANONYMOUS -Soften the water you
bathe In. Orangw-Hower cream Is an excellent skin food for your purpose. Mas*
wigo with It gently every day or two.
perhaps th" water you have been using
is hard. It nny be softened with borax or by the Use of meal bags 1 think
the main trouble hns been wiih the
snap. If your skin Is so delicate, us*
ihe wash occasionally that Is given In
th" answer to "if. A. K.' Mval bag*
nre excellent to USB In the water; their
properties nre soothing and cleansing,
llere Is a good hair tonic:
Quinine Hn.lr Tonic.
Sulphate of .juinine, l dram: rocewaUr, *
ounces; diluted  sulphuric add, 15 minims;
rectifled spirits, 'i ounces,   Mix, then further
add glycerine. n ounoa; eiitnc-a royals or
essence of musk, 5 or six minims
AgllnlH iiniii M.lutli.n is complete. Apply
to tlm roots every day.
To Fatten the Neck
Pleas* toll mo through your column
wtml kind of n skin food to yet to fatten the neck; also, plense le]| nm what
will blench th" hnnds. And .-nn you
tell   ine   whit   wilt   make   the   hair   grow
and si ,, falling out? B B. B
Oranire-flower cream Is an excellent
skin food, and when rubbed \n well
and frequently, tends to fatten the
neck. Peroxide of hydrogen Is e
popular and reliable hleacli. thougS
there are other methods. During the
summer, buttermilk baths for you!
hands, and applications of raw cu«
cumber Juice are seasonable. Foi*
lowing is a tonic for falling hair:
Falling of the Hair.
Tincture of nux vomica i ounce; spirits of rosemary. ? ounces; alcohol, I
ounces
Apply several times a week to the roots
of the hair.
Hair Splits at Ends
Will you pleas" give me a home remedy
for freckles? Also for my hair? it splits
at the .-nds an-l breaks off. Please state
something  that  will   not  cost   much.
R. 0.
The following formula Is good foi
freckles:
For Obstinate Freckles
Oxide or zinc, t, dram; luhlodide of
bismuth. *-* dram; dextrin, IV drami:
glycerins,  is drams.
Spread the paste upon the freckles at
night before going to bed. In the morning
remove what remains with a little powdered borax and sweet oil.
I would advise singeing the ends of
the hair about once a month. This
seals the ends and so helps to retain
the natural oil.
To Make Toilet fine gar
it It's p'ssibie. I would like you to Inform me, thr -ugh your columns, how to
make (oilt-t vinegar, as I can't buy It
here at  the drug stores. KIPPER
Lavender Toilet Vinegar,
Lavender flowers ; ouncea
£ '"bol   t  fluid ounces.
Diluted acetic  acid 5S  fluid   ounce*.
Mix; macerate f-*r eight dnvs, agitating frequently; express in a straining
cloth; h*at the claiure nearly to boiling*
place for several days In a Cu*il place-
then Alter and bottle, keeping Jn a dark
plan?
Maline for Pompadours
I rea,i id > -ur "Health and Beauty*'
column of June S* your description of a
"Summer Pompadour Plumper." and was
much Interested
I am one of the mortals striving tor th*
fnshl'inal-1- oolffure. and 1 think perhaps
y ur Idea may help me. I want t. tn H
an, lee Will you kindly tell me Just
whai Maline" u, when- I can proe-jre
It. how much I shall need, and the length
and   wi-Ph  of the strip you  speak   f
J. M. F.
Maline Is a very thin, rather stiff material, with n weave something like bob-
bluet, though much finer. You may see
it fn any dry (-nod* store. J think a
half yard would be enough.
Cut It into strips about one Inch by
five, and follow the directions as originally given.
Hair Gray in Streaks
Will you kindly give mo some advice
about my hair? It is very dark brown
and Is getting very gray I am 3S years
old. For the last ten vean or more my
hair has been * ray It Is fretting was*
on the right side of my head There li
a streak of gray hair white to ends.
My hair seems so dry, and I am troubled with dandruff. I would like something to darken It. How often should I
use It? Mrs. 0. W.
Hair that turns gray in spots Is much
moro difficult to treat than when the
change In color Is uniform. However, I
would suggest to you the "Physician's
Remedy. Apply It to the gray hairs.
This is tho formula:
To Bestore tbe Natural Color of
the Hair.
f.\ physician's prescription^
Sugar of lead, 4 ounce; lac eutphur,
4 ounce; essence of bergamot, 4 ounce;
nlcohtd. 4 gill; glycerine, l ounce, tincture of cnntnarldei, 4 ounce, ammonia,
4   ounce
Mix all In on* pint of soft water. Apply to the roots of the hair, which must
de -Mean.
Tho dye Should never be applied It
ihero is any Irritation or abrasion of th*
scalo,
The best way to use anv stain Is to apply It 10 th* root* of tho Imlr with a
small brush - a toothbrush will answer
for  the   purpose.
Use this tonic for dry hair. I think It
will correct tho dandruff also;
Tonic for Dry Hair.
fnl-ign*. S ounces; tincture of cantharl-
del, 1 ounce: oil of English lavender, oil
oi rosemary, 4 dram each
Apply tq the roots of the hair once or
twice a day. It Is positively necossnry
that tho icalp should be kept clean.
Hhampoo at   leant one* a week
See Answer to~~"Mrs. G. W."
Will rou bo so kind as to publish
again th* rorlpo for hnlr tonic, which
you said would help to restore th* color
'or provont further change*, as well a*
help tho growth? McP.
You probably refer to the remedy
fnr restoring gray hair to Its natural
color. This formula Is glvon tn the
answer to "Mrs. 0. W."
. —     \t"*» - -*• Dotted Foulards for House Gowns
Cutaway Lines Mark Many Costumes
TIIK cutaway lines which marked the occasional suit lu*i winter nr.- noticeable in
many of the new costumes, whether they
are suits or dresses, only lhe eutawav line
*-bieh marks the newest thing i,; echoed and resell -'': throughout the entire costume.
Perhaps the effect i* got by a deep circular
{ounce, by circular ruffl'-s or by folds. An odd
lilt!.- peplum follows the same lines, nnd thc waist
Itsell is cut in curving parts that lap, Even the
sleeves repeat ilu- lines, although with both thc
■k ■* itself and ihe sleeves the material is more
ofti ■ eut and stitched flat than allowed to flare
lo -
When the cutaway eflect, instead "f being
rounded, is got bj Btraight lines, the peplum and
waist repeat it in the same way.
Cutaway effects are usually attempted only
with cloth—suitings and broadcloths and cloths of
firm texture chosen for the style. Broadcloth, by
the way. in..!m * (hi    -■•■:--• - ( them all.
When lighter materials are used f r nothing
seems too daring a um- to put chiffon and its pei rs
to these days since Paris invented and wore chif-
fi.-n suits i, the eutawaj lines an : I by dd draping, or by skirts wl thil.- in the ■•> -
modificatii ns of ol ned ovi -■-. rl styli
trimmiii*.- * * -*...- ;.• . <■
cutaway Iini -
NOTES OF THE FASHIONS
MESSAL1NK prnmisi - to be om   - the fa
. rite -.ir.- Ior - vi ning wi i ■   mi ssaline
■ •■■ r bi : m in   lovelj ih n  evi r, mid
: I, bi : vanU of il cr in mi d intu un
ipparenl :■ litnpli little gown.
Wh. ii il  -     mi    iflni. 01 of some one of lhe
B in; mi ml - -    I the mi   aline familj th.
|ii ity a] l to U plai   lint.   Bui ihi
t.:.-- that ari  I -  ..;ii    ul aro in- re
th.m ever bef n   - i -    *  them with a        .
pearl j quality ab . H thi m,
Paris i, insisting upon pompadour lilks, and
hn- sent over exquisite petticoats of flowered -ilk,
trimmed in elaborate yet delicate wny-, wilh lace.
Indeed, little pointed bodices, t-ui lm. and without
ileeves, are made to go with ih'-m and complete the
•lip. For slips they an-, and lips thai hid fair
to be among lhe loveliest of all the many that a
■eason of sheer evening stuff, -mulls nnd mousse-
lit"-? and chiffon* und the like—are bound to bring
out.
skirts an ti  '-  mn ler al the hem is ai     er
of ili.-.  pn blem itii.- *■   solve aa a
- ..;,... ricati
ll - ti   • . . .   ■ -  ,..-. ii ml re tones,
- - .    nlool
And i-i- mm ihi »tul I- n. .  refuKu lo
■    ■  .. .. t has really   < njoyed
in--r.- tl .ii. its fair shnr I po] lla.      these pa
- re.   --ur-
But the gnldei not so good
were    The duller li al nd - hi   nnl   jusl
the lovelici.1   lai    lorn n hini    ' n d in iti
warm depths, md lln browi    in coming
intu pronounced luvur.
Rajahs and pongees are being used to mnke
s..in. .tunning house gowns of.
I Just how much more material is to bo oonxed
"into gowns is one of thc many questions that is
Spi'atint* thp world of dres3 nt present -those of
•s. at bast, who have to consider such details.  How
And plaids are back, mostly the richer tar-
tans, the gayer French ones used, us a rule, only
for trimming.
Only in taffeta do they come in much variety-
there's nothing in the Bilk world like, taffeta for
showing thorn off at their best.
Suppleness -till is the ruling characteristic t/
materials of every description,
ALREADY thc prettiest of little foulard
dresses are being made up. to nerve •>
double purposi—that of finishing out the
outdoor seiison, when it ia possible to
wander around minus a wrap of any description,
and nn even more important one of being used
for n house dress.
Paris has openly declared her belief in foulards
—but they are always the new foulards, which
hnve cnine under the chiffon influence nnd find
themselves ns soft and supple, and almost as rich,
in a way, ns are Liberty satins.
Only the simpler sort of house gowns can be
made of ihem, hut they arc stunning. Ked
foulards, sprinkled all over with tiny while dots,
are made up in fascinating ways that show skirts
Blurred on cords, unique pleatings, and lucks and
plain Bhirrings without number. Of course, (here
is trimming, nnd it is usually of n lingerie type's sheer white yoke, perhaps with uiidorslceves to
match, or at least with some sort of n frill or of
an elbow cuff to match,
Like cropc de chine, n foulard doesn't require
n silk lining, whicli iiiakis it appeal even more
strongly to the majority of women.
The combination of doited foulard with a
plain foulard of tbo same shado is most effective
of all when it ia carried out ill ii new blue, lighter
than the usual shades, ns soft, in its wny, as is
old blue, yet much stronger a shado nnd one that
utterly lacks the peculiar milky tone that char-
cterizes old blue.
Quite elaborate combinations nre mndc in
this fashion, a skirt of the plain, trimmed with
an elaborate flounce of the dotted silk; the wnist
as likely made of the dotted und trimmed with the
plain.
As to figure, "Whenever foulnrds nre worn,"
Bays one of those wise mortals, gifted with the
habit of observing "dots lire inevitable; nnd whenever dots are ubout, it's impossible to point to nny
one size—it's a mere matter of individual taste."
For the most part, however, for house gowns, dots
of rather a small size are chosen.
**
V?" MO,   ifrlL
i' m iill
«,-a / *
.; Policy of Retaliation.
Ottawa, Nov. 23.—The feature of
the meeting of parliament yesterday
wns tho aiiiiiiiin-1'in..'nt ol the resignation ol Hon. Mr. llj-niaii, minister ol
ptiblii works.
Parliament was opened at 3 p ni. by
Lord Grey. In [he speech from the
throne the governor-general referred
tn the iinpiralle.led prosperity in
Canada, to the great expanse of trade
and increit.i d immigration, especially
Irum the liritish Isles He alluded to
his tour thru.gh the western provinces,
where he lound the people happy and
contented.
Referei cc wns mndo to the Milan
exhibition, where the Canadian exhibit is a'ea uie ul the display and
which will Iml the increased trade
with s, ii'In in and central Europe.
Special rtleience is muJn to tariff
levision. Tl c tirilt' will be leviaed,
but so no dorataly tli.it there will not
be much Hi nt-.-e in substance. The
British put i"tn'e will be continued
and there will be legitimate iliuciiiii-
illation a in 1 list thine countries Ihnt
refuse t - tli-ii!'-ith Canada on lome-
thiiig 1 tc .quill terms.
Laid Grey also announced the gov-
eriinn m's inli'ution to lnke over llie
naval docks it Halifax, which will le
used ns a In-'- fm* aid lo navigation.
Hiiti-iiic'.iuii is expressed at the im-
periul legislation to prevent or deter
immigration to Canada by misrepresentation.
Reference is made to the meeting ol
tho provincial premiers and tu the new
western provinces.
A bill will be introduced tu make
thc election law mure stringent.
Thero will bo a bill to amend the
Dominion lands act, another amending
tho post olliee act, one regarding the
inspection ol meats and canned goods
snd one dealing with patent medicines,
The latter will he introduced by Hon.
Mr. Templeman.
HANDICAP YELLOW PRESS
Post-master General Will Protect Canadian Newspapers
-Ottawa, Nov. 23.—Two cabinet
ministers, Hon. Mr. Fisher and Hon.
Mr. Lemiiux, post-master general addressed s meeting on Tuesday last in
the St. Anne's division, making s
somewhat important announcement
referring to the surplus shown in his
department last year. He said that
it was his intention to utilize it in
giving improved postal facilities to the
Dominion nt large. He would also,
he observed, nt no distant date give
protection tn the Canadian press
against the yellow press ol the southern republic. It would likewise be
his privilege before long to give the
country intellectual preference by
giving British periodicals and newspapers preference, that was to say
cheaper postage in order to disseminate in this country good aud sound
literature and give those in the west
who were coming Iron, tbe British
Isles a little ol what happened in the
old country and the old home.
Factory.
DISCOVERY OF TIN
Within 100 Miles of Vancouver
Tin has been lound within 100 miles
of Vancouver. Such is the startling
announcement irnde by Mr. N. Ger-
haut, who with his partner has just
returnsd from a prospecting trip lasting over two mouths. Mr. Gcihaut
has been p*os|ieeiing and timber
cruising on this coast Ior ninny years.
He has made himsell familiar with
the formations of tliis section ol the
earth's crust as well, perhaps, as any
man who makes a business ol seeking
(or mother earth's treasures. He himself has in the past deprecated the
suggestion that tin could bc bund in
this section of the world. He did not
think that the standing gorernme.it
reward for tbe discovery ol tin would
ever be secured by a Britiih Columbian. Now he is positive that it is
within his gr&sp.
The discovery was made on Desolation Sound. Naturally Mr. Gerhaut
is reticent about going too lar into
details as to location until he and his
partner have complied with all legal
formalities. Mr. Gerhaut speaks wilh
a slightly German accent and some
times uses the German idiom. Speaking of his discovery this morning, he
said: "For a long time I laugh at the
idea; now I laugh mit it."—Vancouver
World.
MAY EXCLUDE CHINESE.
Party ol Thirty-two Refused
Landing in England.
London, Nov. 23.—The first attempt
to exclude Chinese (rom landing in
Great Britain is now occupying the
attention ol the immigration board,
Thirty-two Chinamen Iro... Hong
Kong, who arrived at Gravosend on
Monday, en mute to Liverpool, were
refused permission to land, the immigration ollieials busing their refusal on
the Chinamen lacking means to support themselves. The case was appealed to the immigration board and
alter consideration a decision was
postponed, the chairman of the board
pointing out that this was tho first
case under the Aliens Act passed last
year and was one ol great in.purta.ice.
TO ALL CONCERNED.
This is the season of good ebeer.
Christmas will soon be along and
naturally the thoughts turn to tbe
choosing ol gifts. What more pleasing a gilt than a whole years subscription to the MaiIi-Hkhai.ii aud the
New Idea. The two journals nre now
being sold Ior $2.50 a yoar. We havo
enough cunlldonce in our lady readers
to feel that tbey will take advantage
nl the offer and they will find in the
New Idea everything that will be ol
interest to tho home. Bnbioribe now
and you will bo well satisfied.
Msls.su* bsttar thu lur " Insoisl.
Vakcouvkk, Nov. 23.—Robertson &
Hackett's Saw and Planing Mills,
situated on the north side ot False
creek were tho scene ol » big lire last
Tuesday evening, when the factory,
moulding rooms, glazing room and
store rooms of the mill were completely gutted. The urigin of the fire
H unknown, but it is believed tu hnve
been caused by a "hot box" in the
machinery in the factory.
It was the second big mill eotillngra-
tiin that has occurred in Vanoouver
in ihe past two months, the other
being the Heaps' lire. The blaze wns
discovered about six minutes past 6
o'clsck in the evening. The alarm
was immediately given, and while one
of the employees rushed to a telephone
to send iu tho alarm to the fire department, utlicr mill hands, including a
number ol tlij Japanese workmen
who reside close by, lost no time in
bringing the mill firo equipment into
service,
^ After tho lirst alarm the whole fire
lighting force turned out and endeavored to centralize the lire and prevent
the conflagration spreading. Not belore tbo whole factory moulding room,
stoie mon. and glazing rooms were
gulled wus the IIro got under.
In reply tu a query as tu whether
the factory would be rebuilt, Mr.
Itutierteon stated that it would be
rebuilt but not on tho lursier site.
It is particularly unfortunate lhat
tho lire should occur at tliis time
when the mill was rushed with work
and many orders were on hand fur
building material. As a result of the
tire between 25 and 30 factury hands
will be thrown nut of employment.
HUDSON BAY TO EUROPE
Railroads Applying for Charters to Bay.
Winnipeg, Nuv. 24— Tho Hudson
Bay route to Europe is receiving much
attention at the present time in the
Canadian Northwest. It,will bring
this country a thousand miles nearer
Europe and by the saving in the price
of transportatiun will give the farmers
of western Canada practical cuntrul of
the grain markets of the world. There
is not much question ol the practicability of the route and no better confirmation of .this is needed than the
fact that no less than eight railroad
companies have applied to the Dominion Government for charters lor lines
to Hudson Bay Irom various points in
the interior of Canada. Some ol
these are now being built Iron, the
south and from the west. The Canadian Northern is building a line from
the Prince Albert branch and expect
to hnve it completed in 18 months.
Active construction by tl.e Hill lines
in the direction of Hudson's Bay has
been carried on through the past summer. The Canadian Pacific and the
Grand Trunk railways also have not
been slow to size up the -iiunlion and
will be well to the fure iu the race for
the Bay. It is expected they will
start work in this direction early in
the coming spring.
CARD OF*THANKS.
The ladies of the Catholic church
desire tu thank all those who assisted
in making their bazaar such a complete success.
Pi-eases every Smoker -the " Hart) a
Vuelta."
APPLES FOR SALE
Good, sound, No. 3 Apples at
85c. per box, f. o, b. Vernon.
J. L. WEBSTER, VERNON, B. C.
TTa Furniture!
CARPETS, LINOLEUMS.
John E. Wood's Furniture Store
NOTICE
YJ" OTICE la hereby given tlmt 8-0 day* aftor date
11 I Intend to apply to tlie Hon. Tho Chief
Commissioner of Landa and Works for a Special
[license to out and carry away timber from the
following deacribed lands in West Kootenny District: __
Commencing at a post markod ' T. Kilput-
rick's north-oast coruer post." plantod on north
eafls arm of Upper Arrow aKo,,ubout 2 chains
west of tho uorth-west cornor uf Lot No. 5tV>,
thouce south 80 chain*, wost 80 chains, uorth 80
chains/east 80chains to point of commeucemeut
Dated Nov. 1st, .1006.
no? 24 T. KILPATRICK
Certificate of Improvements.
XTOTTCE
HIv.ii- Mini Mlnc-rul Claim, slttiain in lln- III.--
clllcwaut Mining Division ul (luiiii-niy distriot.
Whon. locatod:—Klsh Creek,
Take notice that I, John Albert Kirk ot lhe
town ol Kc-vitlstoko, IU!.. acting as nuiuii lor
J. S, (!, tntvr, K*.., Kruo Minor s (Vrliltail,-
No. IlTii7.ll und Maignrot A. Klson, Knit- Minor*.
(Vrlilltinto No. HssWS, Intend, >lxly tlnys Irom
lho tlmi- licni.il, Ui apply to the Mining Re
oordor Ior a Cortlflontn of IniprovcnienUi, Ior
the purposo of oliUlnlhg- u Crown Grunt of tho
nltovit ulniin.
And further Luke nolloo that notion, under
section '*7,iiiu«t ho commenced blioro tno Issuance of such (VrtlllcaUi of Improvcnn-iiUi.
Dated litis illli day of Heplelllber, A.D., !!«>!.
nov Hi J. A. KIRK.
Luun iiciis rcci nem
Do you enjoy that well diesscd feeling?   We nil know what
it feels like to lie hot, to be cold, oi-to be lired d il Is
just as Hue that we nil know what It feels like to he well
dressed. Il feels good, nnd it's good to feel good. Vou enn
never be well dressed if you.'clothes are not made by the
right make.-.
Get to know we handle the SEMI-READY G All V I'XTS
and you will find what n pleasure and satisfaction il is tu he
well dressed.
Suits and Overcoats  $15, $18, and $20.]
Blue and Black Suits, the best made, $20, & $25
Right Overcoats, up-to-date-Prices: $18 and $20
Special Trousers 15 and $6.
Tailoring is our business, We make it iiiiiii look well
and he knows it.
..Cressman  and Morrison..
JAEGER'
Wool
CAUTION
To checkmate llie dishonest use of
the name of " J AUGER,'* look lor lhe
label on each article, and insist that
ON the goods be invoiced as "JAEGER'
JAEGER  UNDERWEAR
OR. JAEGER OOMPANY LTD., - 301 JAMES ST., MONTREAL
Sku.ino Agents in Rkvri.stokk
C. B. Hume & Co., Ltd.
J
CROW'S NEST COAL
FOR REVELSTOKE!!!
1
Now thai the strike is settled, full supplies of Ihis celebrated Conl will
again be available after this week.
PRICES-Special Hnnd-pieked coal -best in the mnrket-$9 Per ton
SCREENED C0AI  $8.50 per ton
RUN OF MINE    7.60 per ton
Having taken over F. McCarly's Coal Warehouse, full slocks of this
coal will be kept and orders promptly rilled.
E. A. HAGGEN, AGT.   Revelstoke, B. C.
Office—Mackenzie Avenue, Next C. P. K. Telegraph Office.
* P.   BURNS   &  COMPANY,  LIMITED. J
HEAD OmCK: Caloaby, Albkhti.
Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants
Pork Packers and Dealer   In Live Stock.  Markets In all tlio principal Cities and
Towns of Alberta. British Ouiumbla and tho Yukon.  Packers of the Celebrated Brand
\   "Iinporitor " Hains nnd Baci.a, and Shamrock Brunt!, leal Lard. J
'sUvV*VVlVV*»'VV«*-*VVV»'V^
Central Hotel
jfls^-'REVELSTOKE, B. C.
ABRAHAMSON BROS.,  PROPRIETORS.
Newly built.    First-class in every respect.    All modem conveniences
Large Sample Rooms.
Rates $1.60 per Day, Special Weekly Rates.
Queen's Hotel, Trout Lake, under same management
ORIENTAL HOTEL
suitably furnished with the choicest the
market affords. Best Wines, Liquors and
Cigars.   Rates $i a day.   Monthly rate.
J.   ALBERT    STOITE    PEOP.
Queens Jtotel
COMAPLIX
Best brands oi Wines, Liquorsand Cigars. Travellers to
Fish Creek will find excellent accommodation at this
Hotel.
CHIEF YOUNG, Proprleto.
NOTICE.
LAND NOTICE.
Notice is hereby given thai A) daya nfter thl.* I
InUmd to apply to Un* Chief Commls-dunur of
I,antls ami works for pormission to purchase the
ollowhtg i le nail un I lands In Cariboo diatrict:
Cnmmencing at ji punt marked "W. II. (dive's
south-east eorner pout,' planted nn trull leading
(rum Norlli Thompson Iti tit to Yellowlwad Pass
anil about 6 mllea in a northerly direction from
Cranberry Lake, running north 80 cliains, tlienco
west 40 chains, tbenee south id chain*-, tlience eut
40 chaina to point of commencement.
Duted 1 it h day of November. 1900.
nor 21 W. ll. OLIVE, Locator
VJOTi
JS da
Chlof Ci
NOTICE.
OTICE IS IIKHKIIY GIVEN that thirty
days after dato I Intond to apply to thc
Commissioner of Unds and Wonts fora
special license to cut and earn* away Umber
from tho following described lands In West
Kootenny district:
Commencing at a poit marked "H. II. Banks'
north-west comer," ond planted al the southwest eorner of Timbor limit No. 6113. al Gal-
una Hay, running south K) chains or to post
No. 7043, thenco went 20 chains or to pout Nn.
71143, thonce south 40 chain.-, thunce eaat W
tiliains, thenco north 80 chains, thenco weit ft'
ehalus fo place nf commencement,
Datod thli 10th October, 1906.
Mt ii H. H. BANKS.
NOTICK la hereby given I hat IIO days aftor
dato I intend lo apply to the Honourable
tho Chief Commissioner of Lands and Work*
for linmission to piirctnun tlio followingde-
surlbed lands lo Cariboo district, Il.C:
Commencing at a pout marked "William Kellie's north-west corner poat," planted about 30
clialna west of trail running through Starvation Flats In a southerly direction from Tele
Jauuc cache, running oast ko chains, thence
-milli n< chains, thence weat 80 chains, thenco
north bu chaina to point of commencement.
Daled Wh dav of November, JOufl.
nov 17 WILLIAM KKLLIK, Locator-
NOTICE
Nollcels hereby gl.cn thai 60 .lays niter dnti
I inlcnd lv make •lipllcn.ion to lhc Chief Com-
mlislvuer of Unas & Works lor permission to
purchase tbe following described laud situate
in Jirlbov district, B.C.:
Commencing a. a post marked -J. M. Kellie's
south-west eorner post," planted on the sootb
bank of Kraaer kiver near Yet.- Jaune Cache,
running north SO clialns, thenee easl su chains,
Ihence south SO chains, thence west SO chains
(o point o. commencement.
Dated this loth day ol November, IM.
nnv 17 J. M, KU.LIK, Ijocator.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby riven that 60 daya aftor date I
intend to Apply to the Hon, Chief Commissioner
ol Lamia and Worki to purchase the following
do-scribed lands iltnated in Cariboo district, H.C:
Commencingat a poat marked "U. A, forties'
south* west corner post," planted about 20
chains weat ol trail running through Starvation Flati in a southerly direction from Tete
-lauuc t H'tiL', running imrtli 80chains, thence
cast IW clialns, thence south 8") chaina, thenoe
wist £0 rhalna io point uf commencement.
Dated 9th day uf November, 1W6.
no? 17 O. A. POKBKS, Locator.
NOTICE.
Niiiii-i- Is hereby given I'm. mi dnjs alter duto
u-tlntuntl toapply lo I'lOChlofComuilssluiicro!
lands nnd Works 'or n special license to nu
aud i-ti-ry awav timber Irom Iho following
ile-oi liii-il lands lu .Vest Kooteuay dlslrlet:
Ciiniiiieiic n: at a post plnnted ulmul uno
nuuitori. Binikiwii*. of the forks of FoBthilll
Creek ,-ind m.rked "Mglloud Lumber Company's Miu.li.onst corner isist," theuco west lull
chain-, thonco uortli In elinlns, tlience onst I'M
chains, Ounce south III ulniin.* to point ul entn-
mencoineut,
Unti-il October .-ml, IM,
00. 27         UlO llHND LUMBER l.'ll,
NOTICE.
and carry awny timber fro in tl.e following described luuda -ilnnit'il in the Hig Hji.it district
uf Wei Kootenay:
1. Commencing at a post marked "(in*
Lund's flouth-eftut corner post," plant* d about I
mill1 up lliil.li.-li oi- One Mile Croek, und about
1 inlle from the went Hunk uf Columbia lliver,
i hi'iu'i* north ni chains, west 80 ohnins, uouth w
chains, ciui .-"rim inr-11, pointof commencement*
2. Cummcncttig at a posl marked "(iim
Lund's south-west cunier poat," plunted about I
mile up lluldii-li or One .Mlli* Creek, aud about
I mile from the weat bunk of Columbia Kiver,
thenoe nonh go chaina, eust so chains, south go
chains, WOflt 80 chain;-, tu point of euuimunce-
menl.
3. Commencing nt a post marked "Giik
Lund'a ao uth-east corner post," plumed about 'i
miles up Holdtch or Ono Mile Creek, onst bank,
nud about i uiiii-" from Columbia River, Ihcuc*
norlh tu ebains, tvesl 80chalna,suuth mi chaina,
eust mj vhaiiii io poiut of commencement.
4. Commencing at a puut uiarked "Uus
Lundssouth-weaXcorner punt," planted about 2
mllea tip Holdfch or Unc Mllo Creek, cuat bunk,
nnd about 2 mllea from Culumbia river, thence
norl li 80 chiiiua, cnsl Mi chaina, aOuth &0 clmins,
weat 80 chains to point of commencement.
Located Oot. 2lBt, 1000,
nov8 UUS LUND.
NOTICE.
Notice la hereby ,-T. -yen that tit) days from date I
intend to apply to the Honorable the Chief Com-
miaaiiitier of Lands and Worka for permiaaimi to
purchase the following deacribed lands In the
Weat Kootenay District:
Commencing al a post marked "L. K. Mc-
Dotigald'a south-west corner,'* planted on the
easl side ol Upper Arrow hake'I miles north uf
Nakusp, B.C., Ihence north % cualua, theuco
caat4uchni.ia, Ihencu um|k2U chalna, thencu
ui--i-ii) i:Indus Ihencu aoutu 00 ehalus, more or
leas, to Arrow Lake, thence westward 80 chains
mure or lew, along the Arrow l.ttke to polul uf
comiuciiccHiuul. conlalnlug 2uo acres moro or
leas,
Dated thia Jutli day ol oelohur, IVw;.
oet 14 I, V. WcDOUGALD
NOTICE.
Notice Is hereby given Hint .HiduyK aflor dnlo
1 iiiti'inl to apply Lo lhe Chief Commissioner of
Lamia uud Woras for a Bpootal licence to cut
nnd curry nwuy limber Irum the following described landa sitnaled in the Hig llend district
uf Weat Koutenuy:-
t'utiiuioiicing at a poat marked "JnmesAu-
demon's north-west cornor post," placed alongside H. Duniif-lly'a north-east corner (mat ou
the west aide tif Frisby (-rook, running suuth
100 chuius, ihenco oast 80 chains, theuce norlli
W) ehuins, theuco west 40 chains, thence uorth
lOchains, thencu wost 40 chains to placo of
communcemout.
Duted Sopt. 25th, 190(1.
oct27 JAMES ANDKBSON.
NOTICE.
Notice la hereby given that 30 days after duto
we inlcnd to apply to the Hon. Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Works fur a special license
to cut and carry nwuy timber frum lhu following described lands, situate lu Wesl Kooteuav
district:
1, Commencing at a posl planlcd about one
mile north from flic north-west comer of K. A
H. Block soil and murked "Big Bund Lumber
Company's south-east corner post." tlience
north 80 chains, thunce west 80 chains, thenee
south 80 chains, thence enst 80 ehains lo point
ofeoininencenient.
2. Cummencing ata post planted about one
mile north from the north-west corner of K. A
S. Bluck WIG, and marked "Big Bend Lumber
Company's north-east comer poat," tiience
weat 80 chains, thenee aouth 80 chains, thencu
cast 80 chains, thence norlh 80 chains to poiut
of commencement.
Dated Oct. 18th, 1906.
oct20        BKi BluND LUMBER CO., LTD.
ui ine ithvina* ui nnusii Luiinniu.-i at the
next *■ eeslon, ior an Act- Incorporating a
Company tu build- equip, mniniain and
opornio a lino or lines ut' railway of standard or other gunge- with any kind of
motive power from a poinl on Upper Arrow
Lake, West Kootenay, near Arrowhead,
Ihence following the Colombia Rivor
northerly on either side to a poini at or
near ihe confluence of Canoe Kiver with
lhe Columbia Kiver and thence following
ttlong Canoe Kiver on either side, to a
point al or near Tele Jaune Cache, on
Eraser River, With power to construct,
operate and maintain bnftch lines to any,
point within twenty miles from the main
line of railway; ami wilh power to construct, operate and maintain all necessary
bridges, roads, ways and ferries; and io
constmcl, acquire, own and maintain
wharves and docks in connection therewith; and lo Construct) own, acquire,
equip and maintain steam and other vessels and boats and operate the same on
any navigable waters, and to construct,
operate and maintain telegraph and telephone lines along the routes of lhe -atid
railway and ils branches, or in connection
therewith, and to transmit messages ior
commercial purposes) Io generate electricity and supply light, heat and power.
and erect, construct, build and maintain
llie necessary buildings and works, and to
generate any kind of power for the pur-
pohes aforesaid,or in connoclion therewith,
lor reward; and lo acquire and receive
Irom any Government, corpora tion or persons, granls of laud, noney, bonuses,
privileges or oilier assistance in aid ol the
Construction of the Company's undertaking; antl to connect with and enter inlo
Ira Hie or other arrangements with railway
Steamboat or oilier companies, and lo
exercise such powers as are granted by
parts 4 and 5 of the "Waler Clauses
Consolidation Acl "j ami for all rights,
powers and privileges necessary In or
incidental to the premises, anil for other
purposes.
Daled al Revelstoke, B.C., this 31st day
of August, 19061
HARVEY, McCARTER At 1MNKHAM
Solicitors for the Applicants.
LAND NOTICE
E is horoby given that, 60 days aftor
_ , data, I intend to upply tif the Chief Commissioner of Luuda uud Works for noruiUsiou
to purchusa the following described landa
sittialod iu Cariboo district. B (!,:
Commencing at u post marked "Alexander
McLaren's south-east corner post," planted
about 20 chains west nf trail running ill rough
Starvation Flats In a southerly direction from
Tote Jaune Cache, running north Nl ehalus,
thencu west SO chains, ihence south N) chains,
ihenco cast so chains to point of commencement,
Dated thia 9th day of November, I'M.
nov 17       ALKXANDEK ilcLARKN,
Locslor.
—■" •■    •.«■**«   i"i   a   i-jin-mi iici-ll-U to OUt
and carry away Umber from the foUowtngiie
scribed lands, situate on lhe eaal sideof Upper
Arrow Uke Went Kootonay district:—
i: Commencing ata post raarited "HarryMo*
Intosh's aunt i-wcm corner pnst," about 8 milc-j
Bftstof JTaltosp.ou a small creek tributary to Na*
kUSp cnek, ami  about   10 chain:, wi-sl from thu
norih-east comer post >>i Unbei limit No 7M0,
thence ninth itKi chains, thence eastM chains,
thi-iae amah 1-*) chains io above named corner
post of timber limit No.7B90, thenco west 40 clmins
on Uie iim* of timlier No, TSfiO to pnint of commencement.
t Cum me 11 ting at a pent maiked "Harry Mc
Intosh's south-west corner post," 40 chains west
from post No, 1, and on tbe nortb line of timber
limit No. 7860, thence north loo chains, tbenee
east iuiltains, tlience suuth i&u chains to nnrtli
liin* nf timber limit No, 7350, theuce weaUU
chains on the tine uf timber limit No, 7360 to
point "f emnuieili-ement.
'i. Cu timsnciii^ ai a post inarked "Hurry Mc-
Intosb'l south-west cunier post," 40 cliains west
from pott Nu, i, am] on the north lloe of timber
li-nir No. 7360, tbenee nortb 180 chains, thenee east
lOchains, ihence south lOOchains, thence west40
chains on line 0/ timber limit No. 7'tiO to point of
commencement,
4. Commencing at a pnst marked "Harry Mcintosh's south-west comer post,' 411 chains west
frmn pnst Nu. 3, ami on thu nutth line of timber
limit Nn. 7360. thence nnrth 160chaina, thence
east 40 chai.is, thence si uth ltio chaina tothe
north line of timber limit number 7360, thence
wesl 4" chains on the line of timber limit No. 7360
to point of commencement,
6, Commencing at a post marked "Harry Mc-
[ntosb's sontfa-trul cunier post,' Id chains weal
(nun the north-east corner post of timber limit
No. 7861. Ihence north H* chains, thenceeast 40
■■hum*, thence uouth 100 chains to north-caat corner post nf timlier limit No- 7361, Ihence west 40
chains un line ol timber limit No. 7361 to point uf
commence tnenti
0. Commencingat a pnst marked "Hairy Mcintosh's sootb'West enrner post,'' to chains weat
from post No. 6, ami i-u the nurih line of timber
limit No. 7861, tnence nnrth KJU.ehains, thence east
4u chains, tlience aouth 100 chains to the north
line ul Umber limit No. 7861. tbenee wost 40
chains mi ihe north line ol timber limit No. 7361
ta pnint n( commencement.
7. Commencing at a post marked "Hurry Mc-
Intosh's south-west corner post," and on the north
line of timlier limit Nu. 7861, thence north 100
Chains, Ihence east 4U cliainc, thence suuth 1*80
chains lo the imrth line of timber limit Nu. 7351,
thenee west un the nurth line of timber Unit No.
7351, lo chains lop"-it.: uf commencement,
a. Commencing at a pnsl marked "llarrvMc-
Intosh's south-east corner post," al-out 30 cnains
imrth o( pnsl No, 7, thenee west 2d chaina, thence
uorth 20 cliains, thence nest a)chains,tlience
nurih go chafns ihence west M chains, thence
imrth ifi) chains, thence west 20 chains, thence
north 20 chains, thence west 26 chains, thence
north 25 chains, thence east 105 chains, thence
•'■-nli 105 chains to nuiiit uf co mnencemi'tit.
Dated October 18th, 10U0.
DABBY McINTOSH, Locatur,
oct 27 By his agent O.K. Brink.
NOTICE.
Notice Is hereby given thai 30 days afler date
wu Intend to apply to thu Hon, Chief Commissioner of Landa and Works for a special license
to out and carry away timber from tho following described lands, situate In West Kooteuav
district:
1. Com metici 111; at a post planted about two
miles wesl from Bannock Point on upper Arrow Lake aud maiked "li. B L. Co's south-east
corner post," thenee north Mi chains, ihenc
wesi 80 chaius, thence south 80 chains, ihence
cast 80 chains to pointof commencement-
2. Commencing at a post planted about
three miles weal from Bannock Point on Upper Arrow Laku and marked "B. B. L. Co.'s
Bouth-eaat comer post." thence north HO
chalas, thence west 80 chains, thenee south 80
chaius, thencu east 80 chaius to point of commencement.
Dated Oot. 16th, 1906.
oct 20        BIG BEND LUMBER CO., LTD
LAND NOTICE
NOTICK IM HEREBY GIVEN that sixty days
after date I intend to apply tu the Hun. Chief
Commissioner nf Lamia and Works for permission
to purchase the following tluacriljed lauds situate
In Cariboo district, ll. c.:
Commencing at a post marked "(ieorgell.
Bisnett'8 north-east eorner post," planted
about iln chains weat of trail running through
•Starvation Flats in a southerly direction Irom
Tete Jaunu cache, running weat 80 chains,
thence south 80 chaina, theuce east 81 chain*,
thence north80chains to point of commencement.
Dated oth day of November, 1906.
nov 17     UKO  (IE 11. BISSKIT, Locator.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that 30 days after date I
inteud to apply to theChlef commissioner uf
Laiuls and Works for a special license to cut and
carry away timber from the following described
lands situated in the district of West Kootenay:
1. Commencing at a post planted about 200
yards sooth of tne Tun (10) Mile Tree, Big Bend
trail, and marked "(Jeorge Laforme's south-wesl
corner post," running east 100 chaius, thence
north 40 chains, theuce woat 100 chains, thence
south 40 chains to point of commencement.
2. Commencing at a post planted abont 200
yards south of tlm Ten (IU) Mile Tree, Big Bend
trail and marked "Ueoige Laforme's nortn*west
corner post, running east 160 chuina, thence suuth
40 chains, thunce weat 160 chains, thence north 10
chains to point of com irenceni tint.
Dated 28th day of October, 1006.
3. Commencing at a post planted about one
and one-half (1 j) miles north of No. 1 post nud
marked "(leorgu Laforme's south-wost coruer
post," thence east 80 chains, thence north 80
chaius, thence west 80 chains, tnence snath 80
chains to point of comniencemeut.
Dated 3rd Nor. 1006.
nov 10 OEO. LAFORME, Locater.
NOTICE.
NOTICE is hereby given that60 days after datu
I intend to apply to the Hon. Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for permission to
purchase the following descrilied lands In the
West Kooteuav District, on the east side of Upper
Arrow Lake, about 0 miles north of Nakusp;—
Commencing at a post planted near tho Lake,
theuce north 40 chains, thencu west 20 chains,
thence north 20 ehalm, thenco west 20 chains,
theuce south 00 chaius, more or less, to the Arrow
Lake, Uience east 00 chains along the lake to
point of commoiiccuier cuntaining UK) acres
more or less.
Dated this 17th day pt„ 1U0U.
ai*p29 L J. KD WARDS, Locator.
LAND NOTICE.
Notice is hereby .riven that 60 days
lifter iliiln 1 inli'iid tu apply tu the
Chief Commissioner of Lunds mul
Works for permission to purchase the
following described lnnds situated in
West Kootenay district.
Oon.luei.clng at a post planted on
the north side of Downie Creek, about
one-fourth of a mile mn.ll. of the
Downie creek trail, near the 2) mile
post and marked "Ernest Mcliean's
south-west oorner," thence north 40
chains, tlience east UU chains, thence
souih 4U ehains, thence wesl OU chains
to point of commencement) contain-
lug 210 acres mure or less,
Dated this llth day of Sept., UWU.
ni'pai '•*ltM'*HT MeBEAN.
Notico is hereby given tlmt 30 days alter duto
1 intent Ui aunty tti tho Chief Commissioner nf
Lands aud Worksi lor a special liceuoo to cut
and cu rry nwuy timlior Irom the lollowluK tle-
soribuil lauds situato lu West Kootonay district:
Comlnenciugat u post innrkoil "L. if. Frasor's
north-west eoruer" and plnnted about SH miles
north of Capo Home ou .ho enst side of tlti.ter
Arrow Lake, about one Imlf mile from lite
shore; thenee east K) ohains, theuce south UK)
t-hititii, theuce wost 111 chains, tlience north 160
ohnins to the point ol commencement,
Dated this lltli day ol October, mm. -
C)»0 L. H. KRASEH.
Certificate ol Improvements.
- NOTICE.
"■Silver Hell und Laurel Mineral Claims, situnto
in Iholllorillewatt Mining Divisi---- uf Knot-
unity Distriet.
Where located i-Throo-iiunrters of a milo east
uf Illecillewaet
Till.*'militia thai 1, J. A. Kirk, acting us agent
for John Newell, Free Minor's Cortiflcato Nu,
B.SSiilM; O, Holier! -Dalil, Free Minor's Certificate No, li. WW; and George W. Jeffs, Free
Minor's Cortillcato No. B. S&m Intend, sixty
days from tho date hereof, to aiiuly to tho Mining Recorder for a Certificate of lm pro rom euts,
fnrthopurnoseof obtaining a Crown tirautof
theaborsolnim.
Aud further tako notice thnt uotlou, under
section 37. must be commeuced before the
Issuniico of such Ciirtlflcutu or lmprovumeuts.
Duted this With day of September, A.I) , 1906
oct20 J* A. KIKK.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given that sixty days slier
date I Intend to apply to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for permission
to purchase tbe following deacribed lands ln
the district of Wost Kootenay:
Commencing at a post markod "Herbert Hod-
fern's north-west corner post," and plantod ou
tho onat bank of the Columbia river, about four
miles bouth of Nakusp; thonoo oast 40chuius,
thouce south 40 ehuins, thonco west 40 ehains,
thouce north 40 chains to pointof commencement, coutulning ltio ncres taore or loss,
Dnted the 20th Heptembor, A.D., 1006,
oot 20 HKUBBfiTKBDFKKN,
Certificate of Improvements
NOTICE
Silver Uill Mineral Clalas, situate ll the R.T
elslnkn Minim;  Division ol West Kooteuay
District.
Where located:—Keystone Mountalu.
Take notice that 1, James I. Woodniw, F.M.C.
No. 118*6.(1, nien. lor Alex. W. Mcintosh, F.M.
C. 88811; Qeo. Johnson, F.M.C. I1SS171, aud
Kliznltotli McMalion. F.M.C. No. 1188841, Inteud,
sixty days Irom tho date hireol, to aoply to tho
M iniiiB Recorder for n Certificate of Improvements, tor the purpose of ohtalului a Crown
Omul ol tho abovo clnim.
And further take notice that action, under
section 37, must Iw commenced belore the Issuance of such (lertillcnte ol Improvements.
Dntod this28th d«, of October.A.D., MM.
oot fl JAS, I. MXJDROW.
LAND NOTICE
Notice is hereby givon that 60 dayi after date
we Iutond to apply to the Hou. Chiof Commissioner of Lands and Works for permission to
Surchase the following described lands in thu
istrlot of West Kooteuay:
Commencing ut a post planted 20 chuina weat
from the north-oast coruer of Lot 4,040, and
marked "Big Heud Lumber Company's southwest corner post," thence north 00 chains;
thenceeast 40 chains; thence south 05 chains,
more or less, to tbe lake shore; thence west
alongshore to south-east cornerof Lot 4,M0;
thnnco north 7 chains to north-oust coruer of
Lot l,Wt); thonce west 20 chaius to point of
commeiicomont,
Datod October 2nd, 1906.
oct 6 Bio Bend Ll-mbeu Co,, Ltd.
NOTICE
Notice Is hereby given that00 days afterdate
I Intend to apply to tbe llonoranle the Chief
Commissioner of Lands and Works for permission to purchase the following deacribed lands
ln Weat Kootenay Diatrict:
Beginning ata post marked ".'-largaret Hammond's south-west comer." and planled on
theoustshoruof Upper Arrow Lake, about oue
mile south of Cape Horn: thenco north »'
ehains, theuce west 40 ■chain-*--:, more or less, to
the shore ol Arrow Lake, thence following the
lako shore In a general southerly and easterly
direction 80 chains, more or less, to point of
commeucemeut; contalniug&i) acres, more or
less.
Dated this 1st day of October, IV,.
oct 10       MAaQARKT HAMMOND,
By F. L. Hammond, Agent.
2TOTICE.
Notico ia hereby given that 60 daya frnm date 1
intend to apply tothe Hon. tlioChiuf Comniis-
slonerof Lnnds and Works for permission to pur-
churiutho following described lands, in the West
■jjjoulttia) district, west sho I  Cpper Ario*
Lake:
''Commencing at a post marked"!, I., D Inch's
aouth west curuer." atthe south oast corner of
I,..l i..70;.iml about 1] miles --outh of Kostliall
Creek; Ilieucc north 60 chains, Ihence ea«t 40
chains,   theuce  sourli   Wi clmins, Hieneo * eat 10
,'hains to poim uf cotntPBiioomeuti containing 801
acres muru or less.
Datod this 81st day of May. 1900.
.1. I.   IllltSCII,
oct la Per Ralph slye, Agent
NOTICE
Notice Is horoby given thai 80 days after date
I iiiti'inl to apply to Iho Hon. Chief Commissioner of hinds auti Worka for opecial ilceiieos
tuciii and carry away timbor from the following described hinds situated in the Hig Bend
District of West Kootat.ay:
I, CoitiiiKiiiciiig ut a poet markod "P. W.
Davis' south-wMi corner post," planted on*
mile wetf from ihe norlh-eaat oorner of T.I*.
0707, thenee nortn »i uhnins, east no attains,
-uui h 80 ehuins, wi sl *'i ebains lo jioint of coin
 i nl.
Duieil Nov,2nd, 1000.
'j. Commencing at a post marked "K, W
liiivl.-.' hoiith-i'ii-l eorner po-t," planlcd atthe
Mini h wch corner of lo-uiiiwi No. I, Uience
ninth 80chains, weit BO chaina,loutb 80elinlns,
. ual ni chains In pninl of commencement.
,1. < OinuiOlloIllg at a pout marked "K. VV,
Davis' southeast corner m*L* planled at Uio
north west rorner of T. L wVJ, tiience north ■<d
chtJii*. wi.-IBU clmiiM.Hi.iitli >0 chulih, (-n*t r*
cliains In poinl of coiniuencuimnl.
Dnted Nov. 3rt[, 1006,
4 ' ij'iitiieiiclng at a i n-i marked "K. w,
Davl north o;iit corner poil.,' pl>tnU-d nl lhe
nortl) " 'Sl cornerof T.L. OW, llionoo south tu
chain . vont 100 chains, north 10 ohalni, taul 109
(■niun ■ in point of oommonontnent.
0,   Commencing al a |">-t nmi ked "K. WJ
Davl* s luth'WMi oorner posl, plnnud ut the
norl I. wi it corner of said lorut ion No. 8, Ihence
norlli <*'hains otul BOohatnS, south tin chain-*,
wesl I"' hains to imlnL of commencement,
Uu'.dNov.tlh.HM}.
K. W. DAVIS,
nov KI Pnrdns Lund, Agont.
Notice is hereby given that 30 days after date
I intend to upply to tho Chief Commissioner of
Lands aud Works for it special license U) cut
aud carry away timber from the following do-
scribed Jauda iu Big Bend distriet, of West
Kootenay:
Commuiicing at a post planted about '• mile
from tast bank of Columbia river, alwut V.t miles
below Itocky Point, marked "C. P. Liudmark's
soutli-wt.it corner post," thencu east I'M chains,
north 40 chains, weat 100 chains, south 4U chains
to point of commencement,
Commuiicing at a poat planted about j mile
from last bunk uf Columbia river, aud about 14
mil-ci buluw Itocky Puint, marked "C. K. Llndmark'i north-wesl comer post," ".hence oaat 160
haim, south 40 chaina, west lOOchains, uorth 10
vhaiua to point uf cuuimencume'jt.
Dated Nuv. tth, 1900.
Cunimtmcmg at a post planted about 1 mile
from ssit bank o; Columbia river, and about U
mil* below Kocky puint, marked "O. F. Limi-
mark's south-west comet post," thenco north 160
chaina, sail 40 chains, aouth 100 chains, west 40
chaini tu point of commeucoiut-ut.
Comtnijiicing at a poit ptant-ed about IU
miles from east bank of Columoia river, and about
i mile btlow Rocky Point, marked "C. F. Lind-
mark's south-west eurner post," thence north 100
chaina, east 40 chains: south 1CU chains, west iO
fhaini to point of commencement.
Commenci tig at a poat planted about S miles
from east batik of Columbia river about i mile
below Rocky Point, marked "C. V. Liudmark's
south-wast comer post," thence north 1*50 chaini,
eait 40 chaini, south 160 chains, west 40 chains to
point of commencement.
Commencing at a post planted about i%
miles from east bank of Columbia river and about
1 mile below Rocky Point, marked "C- P* Lind-
mark's south-west comer post," thence north 160
chains, suit 4u chains, south 160 chains, weit 40
chains to point of commencement.
Commencing at a post planted about 3
miles from eut bank of Columbia riverand
about 1 mile below Kocky Point, marked "C.
r. Liudmark's tou th* west corner post," thenci
nortb 160 chaius, east 40 chains, south 160
chains, wist 40 chains to poiut of commenc*
ment.
Commencing at a post planted about .w
miles from east bank of Columbia river, ana
about 1*1 milts below Kocky Poiut, marked "C.
¥. Lindmark's south-west corner post," thence
north 160 chains, east 40 chains, south 160
chaius, wesl 4U chains to pointof commencemeni.
Dated Nov. 6th, 1-906.
nov 10 CHAS. F. LINDMARK.
NOTICE
NOTICE
Noi ico in hereby given ilul thirty 'lays
..ftcrdiitel inlerttl to apply to lhc Chief
i 'tuii'ui'tsituiiT ol Lunik and Works for a
HpcL'iitl license lo cut ami carry away
Mnibi r Irom the following described lands
siiua'eit in tin1 Ossoyos Division of Yale
Districl :
Commencing at a posl planted near the
noiilurn boundary of timber limit No.
7OS5, aboul Hu chains from tlio north*west
corner of same) tbenee north (» cliains;
tnence east 160 chains; thonce south 20
chains to lho north-easl comer ol timber
limil 76841 thence west 80 chains along
said boundary to the north-west corner ol
same; thencu south 40 chains along 'He
western boundary ol timlier limil 7684 to
the north-east corner of timber limit 76851
thenco wesl 80 chains along the northern
boundary o\' .said limit 7685 to point of
commencement.
Dated this 28th dav of Sept. I906.
nov 14 J.B. MCKENZIE*
Notico la hereby given that 30 days after date
wo intend toapply to the Honorable the Chief
Commissioner of Landsaud Works fora spocial
license Ui cut aud carry away timber from the
following described lands:
L Commencing at a poet marked "G. B
Campbell and C. B. Kirk's north-west comer
post, planted on the east bankof the north fork
of Fife Creek, tM miles above tbe forks; thenci
cast lOchains, tnuncu 100 chains south, thenoo
40 chains west, thence lflO chains north to point
of commencement
2. Commencing at a post marked "O. B.
Campbell and C. B. Kirk's north-east corner
post,' planted on the oast bank of the nortb
fork of Fife Creek, SU miles above tbe forks
thence 40 chains went, tbenee 160 chains south,
thence 40 chalna east, thenoe 160 chains nortb
to pointof commoncement,
i. Commencing at a post marked "Q. B.
Campbell and 0, B. Kirk's north-cut corner
post, 'planted on lhu uasl Innk of tho north
fork of Fife Creek, 44 miles above tho forks;
thence 40 chains west, thunce 1G0 chains north,
thence 40 chains e^st, thunce 100 chains south
to jiolnt of commencement
4. Commencing at a post marked H0. B.
Campbell aud C. B. Kirk's aouth-weat corner
poit, planled ou the cost bankof the north
fink of Fife Croek, yu miles above the forks;
thouce80 chain* uut, thenoe so chains north,
i" ■■..'.--ii chains west, thenee 80chains soulb
to i-oint of commencement.
6. Commencing at a post marked "CB.
Campbell and C. li, Kirk s north*west corner
im-i. planted on the west bank of the north
fork of Fife Creek, s mites above tho forks;
thencu so ohains east- thence 80 chains south,
thencu Su chuina went, theuce t-Ocliuina uorth
to point of commencement)
n. Commcnciiiu at a p»Ht markod "O.K.
Campbell and C, B, Kirk's south-east corner post, planted on tbe west sideof the
north fork of Fife Creek. 8 miles above the
furki; thence SO chains went, thenee ft)chains
north, thenee »> chain*- east, thenoe 80 ehains
-m.'!. to [mint of com men-cement
7. Commencing at a post marked "ii, B.
I'rttiiphcll and C. B Kiri's uouth-west eoruer
post, planted on tho wed side of the north fork
uf Fife Creek, I tnPes above the fork*; thenci
Nebains east, ihenee iai ohains north, tbenee
4ochains went, thencu 80 chains ..*uib, ihem,**
40 chains wett. thenoe M chains south to point
of 1','iniin'in enielit.
8. 1 iiiiiiiii -neing at a imst u.arkod "li. B,
C.uiiplcll and U, li. Kirk's soulh-eael corner
poat, phtniod on the west sldo of the north
fork of Fife Creek, 10 miles above the forka;
ilieucc so ahalnS west, tbenee SO ohains north,
theuce 80 chains east, llienei 80 chains soulh to
Hul uf commencement.
V. Commencing at a post uiarked "tf- R.
Campbell and (. 1). Klrk'« north east corner
i-e-i. 'planted on the wosl aide ef Ihe north
fork of Fife Cnek, 10 miles above the forks;
tlience 80 chains west, thence 80 chaius south,
llienee 80 ehalus eu»l, theme 80 chain- north lo
point of coiiinioiioeuieiit,
Uctulitrtoili  HMi.
a. H. CAMPUKLL,
nov 3 C. B. KIRK.
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given tint '40 dayi afterdate!
Intend to apply lu tin-Chief Commissioner ol
landa ami Works for a -;-■- ial license lo cut and
1 .uij .irt.i-.i-.iiti..: ;i it. il.-- foKowing described
lands Hitualetl in the Hig Rend district of West
Kootonay;
Commencing at a pust marked "C P. Lind-
mail.'s south-Meit corner post," planled about to
chains south from lhe turth-east cornerof Lot
ISM, thence north o -1, uu- theuco east 4'J *lmins
Uience north 40 chains, thenee east w ■■hams,
t hence aouth Itm chaius, thence west 100 chains to
point of cutnuieucemeet.
Dated Oct. t(th, 1900,
not 10 CHAS. P. LINDMARK
NOTICE.
ui
fl
Notice is hurt-hy given that W .lays after date I
intend to upply to tlie Hon. the Chief Commission
bi of Lands nnd Worka for a special liccnie to cut
end cany away tiiukr from the following described lands in West Kootenay district;
t'oiiiui'iicing at a post marked "J. Porter's
n'-rth-eisl cornur pot-l," al thu suuth-uast corner
uf Thomas iv-it -..n ■ pre-emption, thence aouth 80
chaiflli theme west so chains, thence north 80
eliains, theuce oast 80 chains to puiat of com-
meucement.
Located Sept- mh, 1900-
novt J, POKIER.
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Ladohtok—At Revelstoke, li. C, Nov.
15th, 1908, to Mr. and Mrs. John
Lauglitnn, a son.
Local and General.
Sir Wilfrid Laurier has received
many congratulations on the occasion
of his 65th birthday, on Wednesday
last.
The regular monthly meeting ol the
Ladies Hospital Guild will he held in
the City Hall on Tuesday, Nov. 27th,
at S.'jO p.in.
The llilile Study Club meets in the
V. M. C. A. every Sunday morning nt
lu o'clock, It is open to all men and
is of an informal character,
Robert Samson will operate the
snow plough this season, the city having made arrangements to thnt effect
at a special meeting on Wednesday
night last. ,
The Scottish concert and sale ol
work by the Willing Workers ol St,
Andrew's Church will he held in the
tipera House on St. Andrew's night,
Nov. 30th.
Owing to ill health Dr, C. II. Smith
finds it necessary to vacate his practice iu this city. Dr. A. M. Lowe, late
of Victoria, will carry on his practice,
OCOupying the same olliee. in the
Taylor Block.
People all over the province will
receive with satisfaction the news of
the final settlement ol thc Fernie
strike. It was through the efforts of
ihe members of the Provincial Cabinet at Victoria that the ollicers of
President Mitchell were called in in
arranging the conferences which resulted in the settlement.
A meeting ol all interested in
hockey wi 1 be held on Thuitday, Nov.
29th, at 7:30 to organize for the. win-
tej. The meeting will be held in the
V..M.C A. and it is desired that it be
gin promptly at 7:20, so as not to
interfere with the classes there.
We regret to announce that owing
to the inability to secure a suitable
lantern, Mr. A. O, Wheeler, F.R.n.s.
will not be able to give the lecture fur
which memben ol the Alpine Club
were endeavoring to make arrange-
menu. It is b ped. however, that at
a later date Mr. Wheeler may I*
secured.
C, P. Lindmark has received a te'e-
gram Irom C. Landmlstrom, master
mechanic at Vioksburg, Miss, to thc
effect that Harry Anderson, engineer
on the Illiiiitis Central Railroad running into Vioksburg, has met with his
death. The mother nl the deceased,
Mrs. M, Anderson, is In this cily.
Further details are not yet to hand
New Westminster has commui i-
rated with tie directors nf the local
Y. M C. A requesting that tbe plans
of the Revelstoke building lie lent 11
that city for the purpose of obtaining
pointers in the construction of tho
New Westminster Y.M.C.A. This
►peaks well for our local association
and the prominence we have obtained
as compared to other cities.
One gets into the way of strolling
past many of our stores and Imagining
things are jogging along in thc sniim
way as they have been (or years and it.
is only on closer investigation that
you tind that in most cases Revelstoke buiiness men are lully alive to
modern requirements and that their
places will compare favorably with
those of any town ol the province.
Nowhere can he seen better or more
effective display than in our own loca
stores and it certainly does our city
uredil to see artistically dressed window  and  daintily arranged counters,
BREAD!!!
GrO TO
KINCAID & ANDERSON
FOR YOUR
Insurance and
Real Estate
Why do you bake your owu bread
when we can deliver it to you fresh
from tl.e oven every day. There is
none better, if any as good.
Cakes and Pastry
A large assortment ol Cakes and
Pastry on hand.
Quality and workmanship A 1,
HOBSON & BELL,
GROCERS, BAKERS AND   CONFECTIONERS
Pleases every smoker—the " Marca
Vuelta."
Dr, C, H. Smith leaves for Kamloops tonight where he will spend a
week.
The kicker on the farm is not so
hard to get along with as the kicker
in town. On the farm there is the
kicking cow and the mule, while in
town there is the man who wants al[
the municipal improvements wit.iout
paying for them. The cow may be
sold lor beef, the mule traded for a
shot gun, but nothing short of a funeral will get rid of the chronic town
kicker.
Allan McNab, one of the pioneer
engineers of the C. P. R.and who look
the lirst train into Port .Moody over
twenty years ago and now residing at
Kamloops, is seriously ill. Mr. McNab has a long nnd brilliant record as
an engineer on this road and one
which in every way reflects credit on
himsell. Both he and Mrs McNab
are well known iu Revelstoke nnd
ninde it their home for a number nf
years, showing themselves hospitable
to all and being greatly esteemed hy
those who knew them. Among the
railroad men Mr. McNab wns the most
popular mnn in the west. The Mail-
Herald expresses their must sincere
regret that Mr. McNab is still so ser-
Full Line Of The Best
FIRE, LIFE AND ACCIDENT
INSURANCE.
MONEY TO LOAN
Kincaid & Anderson
Social and Personal
Mrs. G. H. Ih-ock ia spending a few
daj-B at Golden.
Russel M. Evans ot the City hotel,
Arrowhead, was in town yesterday.
Mr, and Mrs. W. A. Morris gave a
young people's card party on Wednes
day last in honor ol Miss Brough,
0. E. Diamond, ol Wetaskiivin, Alt.,
ol the O. & I'j. railroad, is visiting the
city and is the guest of Road Master
Vic Anderson.
Engineer Thomas Sweeney, a native
of Revelstoke, and now living at Kamloops, well known on this division,
IniB been spending n lew days in town.
Mr and Mrs. J. Lightburne gave a
very enjoyable dunce Inst night at the
Union hotel, Arrowheod. Many
citizens took advantage of their invitations nnd went down to it.
The lirst sleighing party of the season took plnce on Wednesday night
whin a number of young people drove
out lo Mr. nnd Mrs. II. F. Hay's
ranch, whoro a most enjoyable lime
was spent in dancing, games and
other amusement.-, tho host and hostess proving themselves ..dtpts in thc
art nf entertaining, The party returned lion '■ in tin- early hours ol the
morning, tired but hnppy and looking
forward to another outing nt no dis
tnnt date.
OPERA HOUSE
Return Engagement
TWO NIGHTS ONLY
HAROLD
NELSON
JLN1D
CLIFFORD LANE
BRUCE
Friday, November 30th
" A PRISONER OF ZENDA "
Saturday, December 1st
"ARIZONA"
Prces  - $1.00, 75c.
Seats on sa'e nt Canada
Drug & Book Co's. Store.
J
MCLBisr^r^.isr3s
THE FIRST
UNION   MADE
GLOVE
THE
HONESTLY MADE
BY HONEST LABOR
No Rivets, Out Seams
They Fit, Heat Proof
Water Proof
Manufactured by
Detroit Leather Spee'lty Co
DETROIT, MICH.
tyeJb
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We have a lull line for
Winter wear.
Lumbermen's Rubbers
Knee and Hip Boots.
Overshoes.
Storm Rubbers.
Wot Proof Soled Shoes.
Cushion Sole Shoe'.
Drees Shoes.
Slippers in Leather, Felt
and Carpet,
Ni to fit
Gloves and
Hosiery
We carry everything in
thefe lines Ior all purposes
Canvas Gloves
Horse Hide Gloves
Wool Lined Gloves
Fur Lined Gloves
Woolen Gloves
Engineers' Gloves
Firemen's Gloves
Heavy Wool Sox
Cashmere Sox
Heather Mix Sox
German Sox
Jfs Jim to Qet Busy
CHURCHES.
Catholic—Bev. Father R.
O.M.I., pastor.   Serviceseverv
Pecoul
Sunday
iously ill   snd hopes that his recovery
will tie only a matter of a short period, at ;he following hours:   8 a.m. Cim-
Now that the snow has practically lllunion Mm«* 1<,:3° a-m High ** ass
set iu and  before very long the snow ln(1 Sermon;  2 p.m. Baptisms; 2 :i'!
plough will be in constant use, many ' P-ra- *nn''''v '"*'*>'>• ":30p.m. Rosary,
suggestions hnve been made regarding Instruction and Benediction,
the vehicular traffic on the nud.-    01 Si. Andrew's   First  Presbyterian)
late years the snow plough has hee: —Sunday, Nov. 25th.—Services at li
in vogue and cleared away a portion tl a.m. and 7.30 p.in.   .Mi.rnii.g subject,
tho roadway to allow vehicles to pi■• 'Moml versus Spiritual Power.   Even-
ceed without nr.y obstacle.   Thearea ing, "Peter's Going   Out."   Sunday
cleared by tne plough is of such extent School and Pastor - Bible ''Ins, at 2.80
that vehicles have very often consider- p m
able difficulty in passing without pull- Bible Reading, Wednesday at 8 p.m,
ing out into the enow hanks ither K.,„x pBBrByTCBUK_J K. H„i„-r.-
sldeol the road.   Chedlffloalty can be B      B.D., minliter,   Usual ser-
overcome by arranging a bylaw thai m,-.-, at 11 a.m. and 7:!lo p,„.   Morn-
keep to either one side | inglubjg(Jt|   A n,ril,Jm Appeal„
it the evening service tbe pastor will
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vehicles ihal I keep to either one side
or the othcr and ny that means twi
distinct tracks, as it were, will he
formed and vehicles will have no dlffl-
cu tv in passing each other Thil
plan seams tbe must feasible nnd one
whioh is adopted in most ol the large
cities, nnd at the same time will reduce
tlie expenses of the oity oonsidorably
in that the snmv plough will very
seldom he called Into use on the roods.
Now Is youe opportunity! Subscribe
for the MAIL-HERAlD and the NEW
IDEA $1.50, for a whole year for the
two.
.Something very tasty—MaoLaren's
Cream Cheese. Hobson A Doll keeps
it.
in remembering distant friends at CHRISTMAS
you must buy early. This list will help you in making a
choice of a gift.
Souvenir Leather Goods
Post Cards and Photo Albums and Photo Hangers
Books in Nice Bindings—Poems and Prpse,|
Leather Goods—Fine Purses, Hand Bags, Card Cases
Etc., Writing Folios, Travelling Cases.
•Souvenir Spoons—Pins, Brooches, Hat Pins, Etc.
A Dainty Line ol Calendars—From 5c. to $2.50 each.
Fine Lines ol Xmas Stationery—Fancy Boxes.
Smokers' Supplies—Tobaccos, Pouches, Pipes, Cigars
in small boxes, Cigarette Cases, Cigarette
Holders.
Any of these gifts will carry safely anywhere. Remember we will pack and wrap anything you bring ready
to send by mail, express or freight, free of charge.
P.lfairn, - Red Cross Drug Store
No. 5 Company.
Recruit drill  Tuesdays and Thurs-
liys in the Drill Hall at 8 p.m.
By order
H. A. Hrown, 0. C.
LOST!
A good 15-foot carvel built boat,
fixtures fm- two sets of oars, adtngy
white on the Inside and upper part of
outside, n blue-with black where pitched   on   the   bottom.     Last, seen from
Halcyon lu posse—inn of .1. Barry and
I■'. Ziv-ifel. the mi-sing men.
I ii information leading to recovery
and reward, address
A. M. SYMONS,
nov 21-1 in St. l/'.on.
REVELSTOKE SCHOOL BOARD
The Trustees require the services ol
a Janiuir for Ihe Schools at an average salary of $05.00 per month. Duties to conunense lice, llth, 1906.
Applications to reach the undersigned
liy i p.m., Monday, Nov. 26th, 1906,
H. FLOYD,
nov 21-2in Secretary.
WANTED
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tI* *j.* 'i* *X A   X V X' X V 'X X X X X X X X X X * wwyp*p*p
J. A. PAH, mot mm
Carries the best Line of Goods to be had from
GLESCA, HAWICK, GALASHIELS, JEDBURGH, MANCHESTER, HUDDERS-
FIELD, STROUDE AND LONDON.
MACKENZIE  AVE.,
BEVELSTOKE B. C
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NOTICE
LADLES—For dressmaking and sewing for children, fancy goods aud
notions, see Miss Mabi.EN, opposite
Windsor Hotel. 	
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ANTED—Two first-class Carpen
ters.   Apply to E. C. Fromky.
Iloile.1
WAN'...  „
wmk fnr-tamily of three, good
wages—Mrs, Theo.T, Ludgate, Arrow
head, 11. 0, tf
'Oil SALE-A new Piano, cost $275
will sell for $21111.   Selling same
mi account of leaving town.   Apply to
T P. Barnard, Third Street.
F
imYIHIK- A SM9KK WARTSl
preach   the  second   sermon   in   the
Church Problems, taking f- >r
i.i- subject, "The Church in Relation
■- -. cialism, L'nioniim.i to     - indaj
Sell, nl at 230 p.m. The monthly
social gathering ol the Vnung People's
i.i ! on Monday night, Cotiagi
prayer meeting on Wednt-sd.n and
choir practice on Krtdav atH p.m.
Methodist—Dr. White will preach
at both services tomorrow morning.
Subjecl " The Absent Disclpli
Evening, " A plunk in lhe Platforn il
Christianity," Sunday School at
2:20, The reorganised choir will lead
the service of song. Male quartette in
the evening.
I,-IOR SALE Medium sized basic
I' burner coal stove, only used one
year, apply to V. 0. Mannin.i, (lily.
SENDING GIFTS To Friends
In the OLD COUNTRY
F. G. BROWN'S
be thinking
SEE OUR
It is high lime for yuu to
and acting on this matter.
LARGE ASSORTMENT of right
lines for this purpose, Kevelstoke
View Calendars, Souvenir Spoons,
Brooches, Hat Pins, etc, Ideal Waterman's Fountain Pens, $3.50 to $14,00,
WALTER BEWS, Phm.B.
DRUGGIST ADD STATIONER.
Notice is hereby givou that thirty tluyu aftor
dnte we intond to apply to Um Uuu. Chief Com-
missioner of Lands and Works for special licenses to cut and carry avfiiy timber from the
following described lands:
1. Cum mem*, im* at a post planted about U
mile north of Kelly Croek, 4 wile eust of Flab
Creek, thence east 80 chains; south 60 chains,
west 80 chains, north 80 chains to point of commoncement.
2. Bowman Lumber Company's north-west
corner post, commencing at a post about two
miles up Boyd Creek at the Dominion line post
thence south SOohains, east 80 chains, nortli HO
chains, west 80 chains to point of commencement.
3. Bowman Lumber Company's south-east
enrnor post, commencing at a post ubout two
miles up Boyd Creek, at Dominion line; thence
north 80 clmins, west 80 chains, south 80 chains,
east 80 chaius to point of commencement.
4. Bowman Lumber Company's uortli*east
corner post, commencing at a post about three
milos up Boyd Creek and one milo east of Dominion line; thenoe south 80 chains, west 80
chains, north 80 chain*?, oust 80 chains to point
I commoucement.
5. Bowman Lumbor Company's south-west
corner post, commencing at a post about two
milos up Boyd Creek, at Dominion line imst;
thenoe north 80 chuius, east 80 chaius, south 80
chains, west 80 chains to point of commence*
moi*it.
6. Commencing at a post plunted ou the
south-east cornerof Timber Dor th No.'Mi, on
Pish ('reek; thence north 160 chains, east40
chaius, south ItiO chains, west 40 chaius to poiut
of commencement.
Dated No?, 21st, 1906.
nov 24 sat     Bowman Luhukr Co., Ltd,
NOTICE.
Nulled Is Itt-reiij- given that SO days aftor date
I ink-mi luiimily lo tlio Cliief Commissioner ol
Lands and works for a special licence to out
and earry away timber from the following
described lands:
1. M. llealtin'sS. K. Ciirner 1'ost, commencing sl a post about', mlli- north ol Kelly Creeii
and. mile easl ul t Isli Creek, thenoe north ISO
chain., west 40 chains, south ISO ohains, eul
40 clialns to point ol commencement,
"1. M. Ili-ntiiti'ss. ..'.corner I'ost,commenc-
lug at a post .bout', mile north of Kellf-Creek
one-half mile cast ol Fish (,'rcek, .hence north
So clialns, esst so chains, suuth 80 chains, wosl
Sl) elinins to {mint ol commencement.
8. M. Hcaton's N. W, Comer Posl, commenc-
lug, at a posl about three miles up Boyd Creek,
one mile east of Dumlnlon line, ihenee soulh
80 Hntl us. enst so ehains, north 80 chains, west
8(1 chains to poinl ol i-ommencomont.
4. M. Beaton's N. W. Corner Post, commencing at a pnst about our miles up Boyd Creek,
on trail two miles east Dominion line, thence
south 8D chains, cast 80 ehains, north 80 ohains
west 80 chains to pnlnt nf commencement.
ti. M. Iii-ntnii's s w. Comer Post, coinmeneing al a post nbout three miles up Boyd Creek
one mil. east of Ptinilnlon line, thence eastSO
chains, nurih 80 clialns, weat 80 ebains, south
SO ehnins to pulut lit i-uiiiiiicncement.
Nov, 21, WIS.     sat nov 24      H. BEATON.
IN THE MATTER Ol'1 THE "WINDING-UP ACT 1898," AND AMENDING ACTS;
and
IN THE MATTER OP THE PINGS-
TONCREEK LUMBER COMPANY,
LIMITED.
The. Pingston Creek Lumber Company, Limited, has gone into voluntary liquidation under the above Act
and has appointed John H. Jackson,
of the city of Revelstoke, B. 0., accountant, ite liipiiihiliu for the purpose
of such winding-up.
The creditora of the above Company,
which has its bead office in said city of
Revelstoke, and till others having any
claims against said Company are. required, on or before the 1st day of
January, 1IHI7, to send to Harvey, Mc-
Garter & Pinkhiiin, solicitors for snid
liquidator, at their office First Street,
Kevelstoke, 11. ('., their names and
addresses and descriptions, and the
full iiitiliciihra of their claims or debts
verified by oath and lhc nature and
ii.no.int of the securities, if any, held
hy Ihem and the specified value of
such securities, and, if so required liy
notice in writing from said liquidator
or his solicitors, to come in and prove
their said debts in- claims in the usual
way, at such time and place ns shnll
be specified in such notice,
After the first day of January, 11H17,
llie suid llquldat.lt' will proceed to distribute tlie assets of the Company
amongst the parlies entitled thereto,
having i-cgiii-il only to the claims of
which he then has Inul notice, and ll.e
liquidator will not then be liable fur
the assets nt- any part thereof so distributed, to any person of whose claim
he had not notice at the time of the
distribution thereof.
Dated this 21th day of November,
1006,
JOHN H. JACKSON,
nov 21 sat Uld Liquidator,
NOTICE
Business Locals.
For pure apple cider go to Hobson
& Hell.
Xmafl Curds and Calendars at Bews'
Drug Btore.
Mens' boots, $1.95 today at C. B.
Hume & Co'*,
"The I)octor"-Ralph Connor's new
book, at Bews' Drug Store.
Notice is hereby given that 30 days after date
I intend to aimly to the Chief Commissioner of
Lauds and Works for a special licenso to cut
and carry nwuy timbor from tho following described lands situate in Kast Kootenay district:
1. Commencing at a post planted outhe
snutli-oast bauk of Wood Rivor about 2 miles
below the wost fork and marked ' E. McBoan's
south-wost comer," theuce north 80 chains,
thenco oast 80 ehnins, thence south 80 ohains,
thenco wost 80 chains to the point of commence*
ment.
2. Commenolng at a post plauted on tho
south-east bank of Wood River about 2 miles
lielow tho west fork and marked "E. MoBoan's
uorth-wost corner," thence east 80 ohalns,thenco
south 80 clmins, thence wost 80 chains, thence
north 80 chains to tho point of commoncomont.
8, Commenci ng at a poit planted on the
BOUtb*east bank of Wood Kiver, opposite (ho
inouih of tbe wost fork and marked "E Mc*
Bean's north-west corner," thonee south 160
ohains, thonce oast 40 chains, thence nortb 1*60
ohains, tbonco west 40 chains to tho point of
com menoement.
Datod this 18th daj of August, 1900.
4, Commenolng at a post plantod on the
north-west bank of Wood Itiver, just above tho
mouth of the west fork and marked "K. McBean's south-east cornor," tbenee north 80
chains, thonee west 80 chains, thenco south 80
chains, thenco cast 80 ohains to the point of
commoncement.
Dated this ,.,i)tn day of August, 190fi,
6, Commencing at a imst planted on tho
south-east bank of Wood Kivor. opposite thc
mouth of the west fork and marked "K. McBean's south-west corner," thenco north 80
chains, thence east 80 ohains, llienco south 80
chains, thonco west 80 chains to tbe point of
commencement.
ft Commencing at ft post plauted on tbe
north-west bank of Wood Kivor about 1 milo
below tho moutb of tbe west fork and markod
"K, McHean's south-east corner," Ihence nortb
40 ebains, oast 40 chains, north 40 chains, west
80 chains, soulb 40 chains, west 40chains south
40 chains, oast 80 ohains lo tho point of com.
meneement,
7 Commenolng at a post planted on tbo
north-west bank of Wood River about I mllo
below the west fork and marked "K. McBoan's
north-east corner," ihence south 40 chains,
thonce west 40 chains, thonco south 40 chains,
thenoo west 80 ohains, thenco north 40 chains,
thenco east 40 chains, thence uorth 40 chains,
thenoe out 80 chains to tho point of commoncomont.
8, Commencing at a post planted on tho
south-east bank ol Wood Kivor about 4 miles
bolow tho west fork and marked "U McBean's
south-west corner," thenoo north 100 chains,
thonce east 40 chains, thonco soulh 100 chains,
thence west 40 ohalm to the point of commencement.
Dated this 21st day of August. 100ft.
9, Commencing at a post planted an tbo
north-west bank of Wood River and 2 miles
below Jump-up Creek and marked "E. Mo*
Bean's south-oast cornor," thenco east 100
chains, theuce nortb 40 chains, tbenee wost 100
ohains, tbenee south 40 chains to tbe point of
commencement.
10, Commenolng at a post plantod on tbe
north-west bank of Wood Kivor aboul 2 miles
below Jump-up Creek and marked "E, Mo-
Bean's south-east corner," thonco west 80
chains, thence north 80chains, ihenco eastSO
chains, thenco south 80 obalni to tbe point ol
commencement.
Dated this 22nd day of August, 1900.
nov 24 sat E. MeBEAN,
for women at 0. fi.
1st
Hockey  boots
Hume & Co's. 1^^^^
Try a box ol King apples,
grade, at C. B. Hume & Co's.
It is now the season of the year for
Hell Rising Buckwhoat Flour and
Ontario Honey-*for sale at C. B,
Hume & Co's.
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