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JUL 311908       j
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Vol. 14 -No 56
REVELSTOKE. B. 0. JULY 29   1908
$2.50 Per Year
"Provincial  Library
C. B. Hume & Co, Ltd
Stor_s _._ An _..;.ted &   I Revelstoke.
Bargains
io Wash Dresses in Women's sizes, all
White Gored Skirt, Waist trimmed. Regular
$3.75 dresses for - -
$2.50
10 Girls' White Muslin Dresses, fit girls
from 6 to to years—no two alike, all white,
some lace trimmed, some embroidery trimmed
—$3 and $5 dresses selling at - -
$2.50
10 Children's Dresses in Lawn, Gingham,
and Fancy Muslins, embroidery trimmed,
some  lace  trimmed.    Selling now at
$1.50
Five pieces of Muslin the last of our Summer line in the new pattern and coloring.
They sold at 35c. and 40c.    Now going at
15 Cents
Three Ends Linen Crash for Skirting, 1 yd.
wide, Pure Linen, yi Bleached, make good
Skirts.    Regular Price  35  cents.    Now
15 Cents
C. B. HUME & CO., Limited
Stores at Revelstoke and Arrowhead.
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ft
CLEARING AT COST
r\
We are still ke ping t ie knife
A COAL OIL STOVE CUT
gnirg   and   cutting    down    cur
stock.     We   hnve too in  ny Re
1 Burnt r, Cast Bottom !f .90
frigerators   You wmt one   Hcic
_     "          "       "        ....  150
is your clnnce
:i    "        »     "      .... 2 00
A  Kirst   Chins   Family   Size,
1     "   Get man with kettle   .75
nuide to give satisfaction, » Pond
•2     "         "        "        »      150
Preserver snd an Ice Saver.
1     '    lilass Bottom...    125
No. 1  Labrador $ 8.53
_     "       "         "                   1.50
3 '          2 25
0. 2  Labrador   10.00
A   chance  of  a   life time to
make a Good   Bargain.      Don't
miss this chance.
miss it
Lawrence Hardware Co., Limited
v
TIN3MITHINQ
re. . - ■ ■ ■ .-
PLU ..B!Na
ELECTRIC   WORK
Imperial Bank of Canada
Head Office—Toronto, Ontario.
Braaohei In tha Provinces of Manitoba, Alberta, Saskatchewan,
Hritii.li Colombia, Ontario, Quebec.
Oapital Authorised ... •10,000,000.00
Oapital Paid Up - - - -\ • 4,925,000.00
Reserve Fund .... _4,925,000.00
D. R. Wii.kik, President ; Hon. R. Jakkkay, Vice-President.
A General Banking Business Transacted.
Drafts sold available in ail parts of Canada, United States and
Europe.   Special attention given to Collections.
Savings Bank Department
Interest allowed on deposits from date of deposit and credited
quarterly. _____	
Bevelstoke Branoh, B.C.—A. B. MoCleneghan, Mgr
* SUMMER CLEARANCE SALE **
is Per cent.
Off the Dollar
Children's  Dresses
Ladles'  Blouses
Underwear,    Stocking!    and
Underwear,     Wash    Skirts,
Slippers, Wash Skirls, etc.
etc.               	
All this slock must go to
Summer  Millinery
make 100111 for winter stock
All Bummer Millinery must
which will compieiice  to ar
be cleared out.
rive next month.
MISS  A.  MASLEN
Opposite Climax Hotel, First Street.
THE LATEST
TELEGRAMS
Pearson's Dailies—Homeward
Bound -Mechanics v. C.P.R.
—Socialist Nominee—G.T.P.
New Lines.
Winnipeg, July 29.—0. Ait bur
Pearson, publishers of newspapers in
England, will start a daily newspaper
in Winbipeg, according to private advices received here. Although particulars are meager, it is understood that
Pearson intends to have a string of
dailies throughout Canada, which will
be controlled from Winnipeg.
Quebec, July 29.—The Prince of
Wales started homeward at 4 o'clock
this morning. The Indomitable iB
expected to make a record trip home
to England.
Winnipeg, July 29—At a meeting
ol the C. P. R. mechanics' council last
nigbt, returns were received from all
parts of the systems on the recen t
report of tlie conciliation hoard. It
was dicideil unanimously not to accept the majority rep nt, the feeling
being in fnvur of an immediate strike.
The leaders counselled de^ay. Tbe
executive is in council this morning.
The boilermakers especially are aggrieved .
Vancouver,  July   29.—Vanoouver
Socialists met lust nigbt aud chose E.
T. Kingsley to be their standard bearer
in the coming Dominion election. The
name of Dr W. J. Curry, who is now
at Port Essingtou, was also mentioned,
hut on the ballot the vote was strong
for Mr. Kingsley.
Montreal, July 29.—Mr. F. W.
Mcrse, vice-president and general
manager of the Grand Trunk Pacific,
has lelt for the west on a final inspection tour l>ef ire the opening of 075
miles of the road. He stated that this
week 675 miles of road, from Winnipeg
to Battle river, would be complete and
ready for traffic.
Lisbon, July 29.—Tlie government,
according to the newspapers of Lisbon,
has discovered and frustrated a widespread Repub.ican plot '01 an uprising
scheduled fnr to-day, the anniversary
of the abortive revolt of July 2D, which
was suppressed by ex-Premier Franco.
Canton, July 29.—Tbe Chinese
steamer Ying King, engaged in the
local passenger trad", foundered yesterday during the typhoon. Three
hundred Chinese are known to he
drowned. Only twelve of those Oil
hoard were rescued.
FATAL TRAI.-i WRECK
Two C.P.R. Passenger Trains
Crash Together
Four WlLLIAU, July 28—The disastrous Cliaplenu wreck winch occurred on tlie C.P.R. about a year ago,
and which was the most calamitous
that ever took place on the system,
came within a hair's breadth of being
duplicated yesterday morning at Jack
Fish Bay, 147 miles east of here, by
the collision of I wo passenger sections
of transcontinental train No. 1, coming from the east and bound for Van-
c sliver. That it waB not one of the
most fatal that ever occurred 011 the
company's lines can he classed as nn
event bordering on the miraculous.
A. it was one passenger wsb killed, J.
McCorruick, a tourist from Belfast,
Ireland, who was on his way to Lethbridge, Alberta,
The engine of tbe second section
crashed into tbe rear of the first train,
ramming tlie caboose and crowded
tourist passenger car, smashing the
cur to splinters, and ripping up the
track and ties for about twenty yards.
McCormick wsb evidently standing on
the rear of the coacli when the collision occurred aud death was instantaneous.
Engineer Evans and the fireman of
the second section jumped before the
collision 1 ccurred and b ith were painfully, but not seriously injured.
The cause cf the wreck was the
ditching of a freight train which occurred on Sunday at l'ringle, 422 miles
weat of Nurtb Bay, when eighteen cars
were piled up owing to a sunken rail.
The C.P.R. triinsc ntitientnl was dc
layed in consequence und as soon ss
possible, prnc.eileil west in two sections.
The first division stopped at Hemlo,
four miles weBt and the second section
was closely following and crashed into
it while the Utter portion was standing on the tracks
For Sale
Dry cedar   cord   wood—Revelstoke
General Agencies Ltd.
THE MINTO CUP
Westminster Wins a Brilliant
Game of 6 to 2
Mile End Montreal, July 28.—
New Westminster wns given n great
reception when the players stepped
out on the field. The players had a
confident air about them, but the
supporters of the Shamrocks could
see nothing but victory looming up
before them.
The play started off much faster
than in the first game, and for th
first ten minutes the play wns very
rapid. The Westminster boys were
very aggressive and their speed showed
to much more advantage ou the fast
turf. The Shamrocks were slow to
get going and the early part of the
game was all Westminster.
Old Alex Tiirnbiill made the hearts
of the Westminster rooters glud when
he started the scoring after seven
minutes of brilliant play, going in and
beating Kavanagh with a beautiful
shot.
Tbe ball was faced and Westminster
scored again almost before tho crowd
knew that the play was on again.
lirys ni iiiil the trick, and dashing iu
on the not without a moment's hesitation. Il only took fifteen Bcconds
to score the goal.
Shamrocks appeared to be d.iz/.led
by the shifty t.ictics of the cluillengois
and for a few moments the defenders
wer up in tho air, Westminster
attacked again and again, and in just
ono minute Bryson put in lhe third
goal of the game, making it three
straight for the Westerners,
After the face the Royals kept up
their aggressive work, but the Shamrock defence held them out, and the
tenuis settled down fur a had game.
Shamrocks improved steadily and
dually Heunessy broke away with the
ball. He elud.d his check and sent
in a quick shot which beat the guardian of the Westminster net and gave
the Shamrocks tbeir first score, just
abuut fourteen minutes after the start,
Tbe speedy home of tbe westerners
were always aggressive, but their defence kept close to the net nnd the
Shamrock's home men with all tbeir
tricks c.uild not. get by lliein for the
balance of Ihe quarter, which • tided
with the score 3 to 1,
After 15 minutes tit hard gruelling
Feeney drove in a shut that nu goal-
tender had a chance 11 stop, and the
score was 4 to 1.
The rein.iindi r of tlio interval mm
hard work continued, the Shamrocks
being unable to break lhe visitor's
defence and half lime  ca.,10   with   the
-cure unchanged.
In tie third quarter honors were
nliniil even bul hy fast work the
Shamrocks secured their sec md  goal.
For the balance of tho third quarter
the play was bird and the players
found tile pace a killit g one. Both
teams weie goiug their limit, but the
defence men of buth toams were on
their metal and staved oft' all atlacks
successfully, tbe quarter ending with
the score of 4 to 2.
The lust quarter was tlie hottest of
ttie mutch. The Shamrocks were
striving their utnr st lo even up the
score and save the Cup, but the fast
westerners had plenty in reserve and
were going strong all the way.
Great interest was nniniffstcd locally
in this game yesterday, and the public
will lie pleased to know that Charlie
Latham, who has done ho much for
lacrosse in Ruvolstoke, figured on the
line-up and scured one cf the goals
which won thu game (or the westerners. Another interesting feature of
the Westminster line-up is the fact
that four other members thereof have
played one or two seasons with the
local team, vi/.., Tom Rcnnie, Bryson,
W. Turnbull and Spring.
ABSOLUTELY GROUNDLESS
Premier McBride Has No Intention of Entering Federal Field
New  Westminster,   July    28.—
" There is absolutely nothing to it. I
authorise you to give tha rumor an
unqualified denial," answered Hon.
Richard McBride yesterday when
questioned rogarding the truth of the
story circulated to the effect that he
was to resign from Provincial politics
and entei tho Federal arena in opposition to Hon. William Templeman at
Victoria The Premier further stated
that he had not been asked to accept
ihe nomination, and that he would
not even consider the proposition if
he were approached. He intimated
that it was quite probable that he
would tour the east in the interests of
the Conservative Party before the next
Dominion elections.
600 CARS PER DAY
Facilities for Handling Grain at
Fort William.
Four William, Ont, July 28.—
I'rospectB for a rush fall were never
better in Fort William than at the
present, timo. With only 80 mileB of
tho double tracking between bote and
Winnipeg tn complete, the C. 1'. H. is
preparing to move a greater amount of
wheat this fall than ever beforo in its
own history, and will no doubt break
all previous records in handling grain.
In the fall of 1908 the 0 P. R. made a
record of moving an average of 404
cars per day for 77 days, a font never
beforo nor since equalled un this or
any other sido track railway in the
world. With M0 miles of the same
road double tracked this fall the officials of the company are looking forward to moving G00 cars per day, and
one of tbe high ollicials ol tlie western
lineB was heard to Bay only recently
that if there were not nn average
movement of 600 cars daily between
Fort William and Winnipeg for a time
equal to 77 days be might reasonably
expect to see another man filling bis
shoes.
Tho C. P. lt, is tbis year spending
$250,000 in improving ihe terminals
here, and still it is not content. Plans
for an entire rearrangement of the
terminal facilities at this port tire now
in the hands of the r perming oflicinls
that will still more ban double tlie
capacity, and iB estimated to be equal
to handling the wheat crop of westeern
Canada for 30 years.
MUST KEEP AGREEMENT
Mechanics all Unite to Fight to
Bitter End
Winnipeg July 28.—The International Machinists' Union will resist
the abrogation of tlie agreement now
in force with the Canadian Pacific
railway or any reduction in wages to
the bitter end. This movement was
decided upon by 15 delegates of the
Northwestern Consolidated of the district, union in a meeting on Saturday.
They represented 6000 machinists
employed an all of the 36 American
mails w st nl Chicago and north of the
Union Pacific system. The union's
c.iiiletition is thai if any road made a
-uccessfiil effort tu change the present
working condition., other roods wi uld
be certain to undertake the same ex-
pi riment.
APPEAL DISMISSED
Privy Council Decides in Favor
of Walkem.
London, July 28—TIih judicial
committee of the privy council ibis
iiiurning dismissed the application
for leave to appeal ill Rex vsi. Walkiin,
with costs.
The above despatch confirms lhe
finding of the full court.     As lhe case
now stands the conviction is quashed.
The decision that "coun Ming" is not
a crime if the Btibstanti c crime be
ciiinmitteed outside the jurisdiction
holds, and that c unit in the indictment against tbo defendant must le
dropped. The order for a new trial
in respect of the second count holds
good,
RICH DISCOVERY
A 27-Foot Seam of Anthracite
is Found
OaloARV, July 28.—A discovery
which probably marks a record has
just been made a few miles south of
Kannniiskis, on the main line of tbe
C P. It. A Beam of anthracite coal
measuring 27 feet with no trace of
shale or rock throughout the whole
thickness. Amongst other scams
exposed on this property there is a 15
foot seam, a teu foot seam and several
ranging between five and seven feet.
The property is controlled by tlie
Gorman Development Co,, of Ottawa,
Ont., (president, royal Prussian councillor ol commerce, <i. W. Brixenstein,
ol Berlin, Ueritiany.)
NEW YORK TO PARIS
American Car   to   Win   Long
Auto Race.
Parih, July 28.—Tbo Gorman automobile in tlio New Yorkto Paris race,
arrived bore last evening and was
greeted witli loud cheers by tho Sunday promonadors as it swept up thu
crowded boulevards to the finish post,
escorted hy a largo number of automobiles. It iu announced as practically
certain that the Ameiican car will be
adjudged winner owing to non-compliance of the German competitors
with certain conditions. The Ameri
can car reacbed Berlin tbis   morning.
TETLEY'S TEAS
Mrs. Bryant will give a FREE
DEMONSTRATION in our
Store on Tuesday and Wednesday, July 28th and 29th rext.
These Teas are famous all over
the world for their delicious
flavors. : : : : :
Call and Have a Cup    :    :      :
Bourne  Bros.
GROCERIES      HARDWARE     HARNESS     PLUMBING
THE BANK OF VANCOUVER
Incorporated by Special Act of Parliament of
the Domiaiou of Canada
Head Office, • Vancouver, B. C.
CAPITAL: $2,000,000  In 20,000 Shares of $100 each with $10 Premium
Tho Hunk uf Vancouver is beingjorgsnized to meet io part the increased banking
accommodation required by tbe natural aud steady expansion uf business coincident with
the grout development o the country and especially of British Columbia, and while
organizing to conduct a general banking business, will giro special cons ia era tion to the
industries and commerce of the Province, and is being established primarily for thll
purposo, and through its connections in Great Britain, Eastern Canada and the United
States, it will bo able to greatly facilitate the investment of outside capital in the various
entorpris _s of the Province.
It is the inteutiou to open branch offices at various points from time to time as opportunity arises*
The Revelstoke General Agencies, Limited
hnve beeu appointed Fiscal Agents for the Bank at Kevelstoke.   Application forms and
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terms of Stock Subscription may be obtained from tbem.
A. L. DEWAR, Secretaury.
ELDERLY MEN
CAN GET PROPER
CLOTHES AT
OUR STORE.
>XFo~»tr^ifr?~
A doctor a few days ago met an old gentleman
on the street.
" Why, Major, I am very glad to see you I
How are you feeling ? "
" Pretty well for an old man," answered the
Major.
" Old Man ?" asked the doctor.
" Why, yes, I am nearly sixty."
" You certainly don't look it."
" Oh, that's because I get the kind of clothes
that make you look younger."
" Where do you go?" asked the doctor.
" Oh, there's just one place to go," replied
the old gentleman with an assuring smile. " That
place is
McKINNON  C& SUTHERLAND
First Street, Revelstoke, B. C.
MONEY TO LOAN
At 8 Per Cent.
SI BBALD   AND   FIELD
INSLRANCE NOI ARIES PUBLIC LOANS r|1
HIE MAIL HERALD, REVI.I,STOKE, B. C.
.Ibe flfoatMberalb.
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HUUUSUKU   WKIi.S'K-IiaY AN*
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MURP  IY  &    -IS
B \rri ITBRS,  Soli hor
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f
Parliamentary,    Depart
and  Patent Odice Ag
Practice before Raihv
Commission.
Chas. Mi-ki-hy.
Hakoi.ii Fisher
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II.I...N       Kl.I.K ITT
Barristers, tjultcitora, Eto,
ltKVKLSriikK am, TBOUT I.AKK.. It. ts.
«.UIU-_S j. (.. Kuiorr,
REAL ESTATE FOR SALE
I IAKVKY, MoOARTER
II AND PINKHAM,
BARRISTERS
Omou
SOLICITORS, KTC
MiKHiAi,   Hash   iiuick,   Ukvki.
SITIIKK. It, f.
Money to to
Offlou-: ltsjv
ilstoke, ll. f,; Orunbrook.lB, 0,
_ko. S. MoCartrr,
L,  M.   PINKHAM,
lti'volmoki', ll
J, A. HARVKY,
Criinlii'iHik, B.C.
s
J. M. Scott I.L
JOOTT   A   BRIQQS
VV. I. UriKKH.
liAitmsTKKK, Solioitohb, Ktc.
Miinkv to Loan
Solicitors fur Molsons Dank
First Street. Bevelstoke, B.U.
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UHKl.T SMITH
Provincial Land Surveyor,
Mining Su vi'vi.r
Engineering
McKk.nzik AVENUE,
Box 100, Rbvelstokb,
Furnished House in Good Locality $2,100
fal E        investment in the City paying 12
per cent, clear profit     $2,500
Modern Re.sider.ee on Fifth Street  $3,200
Rooming House on First Street  $2,000
Residence on McKenzie Avenue  $1,950
Forty Acres of Fruit Land, close in  $75.00
l'or Aero
Building Lots in All  Parts of the City.
Revelstoke General Agencies, Ltd.
Molsons Bank Building.
NO  LUMBER |C0MBINE
Conspiracy at Work in Alberta
to Restrict Trade
Winnipeg, July 28—Tlie diolslon
g'.vi'n liy lite Full court ut Calgary In
11 suit ngainst Clarke, of tlie Alberta
Lumber Dealers' Association, on sn
appeal tbat there is a lumber combine
in Alberta sustains tbe judgment nt
Ohief .(uutice Sifton Unit there in no
I combine. 'The court found, however,
tbere wore instances of conspiracy and
attempts to restrict trade on tba part
of ngeiits of tlio 13. C. Mills. Tho apparent aim of tbe association being to
kill competition, lt B, Bennett's
implication fur a new trial w.-a refused.
H
ARCHITECTS
M. .. VV.  A.    .VIIiniJINtiTON
whether the city is ruled by :i board
of aldermen elected annually 0
else by a commission or permanent
hoard of control.
STRATHCONA, Alt a. a
Revelstoke,   -   R.o.
M-tnn*r= Albertii Association of Art'hlleot -
H. M. Wh   ,d. iOT
Stratlicoiia, alia.
W. .' -Wiiiuiiinii in:
Uin'oNtnko, 111 .
The Name of
Black Watch
Ob _ Tag on a Plug of
Hack Chewing Tobacco
_ta___s lor entity.
Sbe flDail-Dcralb
There isi m, aiucti bad in the Iw.-t of u-s.
And so much ijismi in the worst nf us.
That it hardly behoove. Huy of US,
To talk annul Ihe ro-t uf as.
WEDNESDAY,  JULY 29, 1908
MUNICIPAL OWNERSHIP
The Bupply ol electric  power in
the city for industrial purposes
marki another epoch in tlie development of municipal enterprise.
The value of the water and light
plant to tiie city corporation has
been fully demonstrated and proof
conclusive of the wise transaction
made by the city with former owners of the plant. The question of
municipal ownership of public
u,:!!ti_s tbas been hequently discussed and its advantages and disadvantages looked at from every
point of view. In the case of the
water and light plant it was bought
for the use of the citizens ami not
entirely as a revenue producer.
Many and loud have been the complaint? against the rates levied.
There is this to be considered, however, that the money derived from
the sale of water and ,;ght belongs
to the civic treasury and must of
necessity be further employed on
city work, whereas on the other
hand a private-owned concern
would invariably put the money
made out of the business into tbeir
pockets, for probablyjother schemes
and investment.- otit.-ide of the city
altogether. The proceeds from the
local plant have helped considerably in the maintaining of education and other valuable institutions
while a large' amount of civic
pnblio'works has come out of that
source. The public, however, are
up against the chances of bad
municipal administration due to
the fact that its business "may be
carried on ,by "elected boards of
aldermen or councilors. Incompetent and inefficient, The plan
which places the responsibility and
conduct of civic expenditures on
competent, expert officials instead
of in the hands of elected councillors who seldom have suflicietit
knowledge or practical experience
is certainly one that appeah to
common senp_. We now question
whether this plan would meet with
general approval of all citizens,
but municipal ownership is a
scheme   which   appears   practical
FOR PUBLIC ADVANTAGE
As will be seen in other columns
of tliis issue, two  by laws  are now
before the people   for  their consideration to be either turned down or
accepted.     In the one case that  of
lhe raising of  money  for   tho purpose  of  installing  a  new and improved system of lire alarms thru'-
out the city, cannot   but appeal to
the   citizens   as   11    whole.      Our
greatest   enemy    today is lire, and
although   we   have,   up   till now,
loen content to   use   a   system   of
alarms that, was more or less satisfactory, Revelstoke   has outgrown
the system now in use, the arrangement of which makes it impossible
for its extension, and public safety
demands more adequate protection.
The new alarm system  if installed
will be of   the   very latest pattern
and reliable; and what is more, can
be   added  to from timo to time as
the requirements of a growing com
munity demand.     Details down to
a fine point   have  been worked out
and   the   whole system embracing
each end of tht'city can be installed
at a cost which, not in itself extravagant   yet   amply    sufficient   to
cover   all   estimates.     The money
thus to lie raiseil by debentures, on
tlie vote  of   the people un August
sib, will   be  well  spent, and   the
public   should     be    long-sighted
enough to Bee that by empowering
the city  council to secure ihi- new
system, their property   will  be yet
mure enhance,!  in vi , aa   the Special Conditions By the Edu-
risks of lire arc decreased. .,      _
Regarding the Park by-law.,hi- cation Department
isnecessarv  for  the beautification     Victoria, Julj   28—"Tbe system
of Kevelstoke as   well  as adding to °'Redistribution   ,f school books tbat
its commercial value     The I5,000|haa *** "' >""'!   '-v ,h<> t0™0™*
might be viewed in the light   I a lend-
CRICKET CLUB TOUR
Results of Games   Played  in
the Okanagan.
July 2').—Kevelstoke v. Armstrong,
Armstrong 1st innings, 38; (Moberly
10, Th iruton 13.) Armstrong 2nd in
nings, 30; (Tborntou, not out, 20.)
Revelstoke, 1st innings, 68; (Entwistle
12, Quin 16.) Revelstoko, 2nd innings,
30 for il wicketB, Quin not out, 17 )
Kevelstoke won by seven wickets.
July 21.—Ke.elstoke v. Vernon,
Vernon, 1st innings, 78; (Williams 41,
.Morrell 111.) Vernon, 2nd innings, 55
for (i wickets deoUred (Morrell 14,
Clayton 17, nut out.) Kevelstoke, 1st
innings, 79; (Entwistle 28, Bourne 18.)
Kevelstoke, 2nd innings, 57 for 8
wickets, (Bourne 21, Entwistle 17.)
RsveUtoko won by two wickets.
Jul. 22.—Kevelstoke v. Okanagan
Centre, Okanagan Centre, 04; (Valentine 17, Gibson 16.) Rovelstoke, 186;
(Shaw 60, Entwistle .18, Foster 29,
Brooker 14) Revelstoke won by 122
runs
July 23—Kevalstoke v. Kelmvnn,
Kelowna, 43; (Uoles 18) RevelBtoke,
48 fur 6 wickets;(Bourne 12,Cougrove,
not out, 12.) llevelsloke won by tive
wtckjts
July 24 —Revelstoke v Bouth Okanagan Sports Club, Revelstoke, 91;
(Sbaw, nut out, 48, Brooker 10, Davis
10; S.O.P. Olub, 77; (Padham 17, A.
Orichton, Mitchell and Kuvell 11 eaeh.)
Revelstoke wan by fourteen rims.
The   bowling   ami lysis  of ahove innings reads as follows;
Entwistle.  19 wickets fur 116 runs,
Shaw, 22 wickits for 140 runs.
Maley, 13 wickets fur 98 runs,
Quin, 8 wickets for 17 rune.
FREE TEXT BOOKS
R. M. R. Rifle
Shooting
The following
scores  were mude by
members of E '
ninpaiiy, at
a practice
match on Saturi
ay;
2t .0
500
000 Total
Capt. K Smith
28
25
28     81
Sgt. Mnlliollitiid
20
23
32     81
Pte. J. Meek .. .
23
24
29     76
Cpl. A. Duff... .
23
21
16     60
I'le.  Young    . .
23
17
8     48
Pte. Briegil ..
24
15
7     46
Cpl. Ackman..
20
7
14     41
l'te. Fiisby ....
17
0
2     19
I.   O.   F
Court Mount BoffbtQ, No, MM, moots 2ml mid
iih Holidays in Oddfellows Hull,next to Opera
llinisn Visiting brethren cordially Invited to
attend,
J.W. Garland, O.H.
H. Vi. KDWAEDB, R 9
c. w. o. w.
Mountain Viow Camp, No. 220
Moot* Second uud Fourth Wednesdays In
each month, in Selkirk Hull. Vlsitln woodmen cordially Invited to attend.
W. 11. ARMSTRONG, Con. Com.
J. MilNTYltK. Clerk.
REVELSTOKE AKRIK No. 432
F. O. E.
Tho rogular mrmtings urn hold iu the Solkirk
Hall 1st inn. -iM Tuesday nf each month, 8 p.m.
Visiting brethren aro cordially iavitod.
J. LESLT-C. Prkhidknt.
w. e. Mclaughlin, sbo_iktary.
Kootenay Lodge, No. 15, A. F. & A. M.
Tho rogulur ment-
htR* are hold in th'1
MASONIC TEMPLE
Oddfellows Hall, un
the third Monday iu
each month at 8
p in Visiting brothron cordially vol-
come.
.'. J\. rmU'UMKT., S-CCRBTARY.
SELKIRK LODGE No. 12, J. O. O. F.
Meets every Thursday
evening lu Selkirk
Hall at 8 o'olook
Visitiiit-r brothron oor
dlally inr Rod to at-
tend
J. M -1HIK, BKO
€J Hon. Alexander Mackenzie was one of the
army of builders who became Premier of
Canada, because he could think straight, and
be straight.
<J On the upward climb, that which helps most
is reading good books and buying good things—
buying the shoes that are made right and wear
right.        They pay dividends.
q The SLATER SHOE looks new always, tor
it's real leather all the way through—and at
$5.00 it's cheaper than a cheap shoe. With
leather going sky-high in price, you want the
shoe that is stamped with the plain price and
backed by the Seal of Certainty.
^ $4.00 is tin' dividing line betwrrn good shoes and cheap shoes;
for good leather costs good money.
fl To a worker the Slater Shoe is the cheapest shoe.
Wi/r Hi  _)■_._
The nii'iniii'iBof 12Company, it.M.lt.
are herein1 notified to attend t'orootu-
pany drill every Thursday, at 8 p.m.
until further orders.
By  Order,
l). O.
C. B. HUME & Co., Revelstoke, B. C.
Q. H   KNIGHT. N.ll.
Cold Range Lodge, K. of  P.,
No. 26, Rovelstoke, B. C.
MKBTS KVERY WEUNKSUAY,
oxootit Third Wednesday of
um.he..mui, In tn ■ Oddfellows'
Hall at 8 o'clock, Visiting
Knigbis. are cordially invited,
H. CUNNINGHAM MOKKIS, It. C,
a. h. Hitorh, k. ur it. i. a.
J, B. SCOTT, M. of P.
MILL   WOOD
REDUCED   PRICE
!■ to tinier your mill
Now is Hi
\\ nod.
Five luud*
delivered al
mill ni'il Kii.it-
Kiln Dried K
Order nt ofltn
uml over, $1.78 per load,
iny point Iieiwri'ti the
• iJiy _i,-i.pl.
nlliiin.  .'i.."ill per load.
ol'
BOWMAN LUMBER CO. Ltd.
asked for  in   the  same manner a<
the above   mentioned  by-law   fur
lire   alarms   will  be expended on branch
improving the   McKenzie   Avenue  pupils wl
ing library," states   David Wilson, the
rtWr in char_e of the free   text   Isook
There   is   do   reason why
in    io   possession ol text
books should throw them away in
nlt-r to get a new one. Supposing
there are tlurly poplls in the second
grade, all possessing trxt hooks Suppose twenty iians into the third  grade.
Revelstoke to  hold an annual TheM twen(y   wili   P'"1"1'''*'  r"i"ir('
lfair.     In regard to this a may  Dew text bo°1
recreation   around   and   also   tin-
lower   oity   park   where  the   race
track is now situated.   These parks
are necessary  adjuncts to the city.
and especially as it is the intention
of
fill. .
,   ,    .       ..      ,    ., ,. why tils-  ,ther ten should  Ik;  suppliiil
In-added that the   iiiiihluii'.-  usees-     . ,
, .    , .   I afresh as they will continue   to   n like
s_rv tor the comtui-neemeiit ot this ...      .: ,   . .    ,,
J I use of the old ones. It is our intention
exhibition   will come out  of   H'-. ,„ m,u, K Henfl„ ,lf,.,.,,nnrny an,|  Bnfi.
money  raised   and   will  form the neM methods into both   the  teachers
nucleus of  the establishment of  n md pupils of the pnblio schools of thu
fair and  exhibition  which must ol provinoe, and witb tnis end in view we
necessity increase  us year-   noun, aro asking them to meet   us  in   ou
The   cltizem   of    Revelstoke   can offer,   Tbe trustees iftbescl I must
easily see that  considerable benefit 'ign "' agreement to provide tuitable
will be derived from their endorse- accommodation Ior tbe books, ami to
SIGN WRITING
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and DECORATING :
First   Class   Work
Guaranteed.
ii is of town orders promptly
attended to
R. Z. CRAWFORD
E.W.B. PAGET
Express
D raying
Storage
All Kinds of Light   and  H iavy
Hauling Undertaken
UMBRELLAS
We have the largest line    of GOLD-HEADED
Wt  UMBRELLAS and CANES in the City :
: CALL   AID   INSPECT THEM    :
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JEWELLERS        i
AND
OPTICIANS
Art and Beauty
are combined iu our new designs in carpets. Our stock is
complete, and the colors rich
and effective, lliedesigns artistic, and the " tout ensemble "
is striking and beautiful. We
have never shown such a wide
variety of patterns, and we
have never placed such low
prices upon so much high
quality oof ore.
Jt HOWSOM fr CO.'Y.
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P.   BURNS    &   COMPANY,   LIMITED.
HKAD OKKIOE :   OilOARV,   Alhkhta.
Wholesale and Retail Meat Merchants
Pork Pat kms and Dealers in Live Si nek.   Markets in all thp piipri
pal CitieB and Towns of Allii'ttii, British Oohiinlii. and Ihe Yukon.
Packers if ihe Celebrated Brand " Iinperat< i" Hams and Baton,
j    ani "Shamrock" Brand Loaf Lard.
4/%. %-%%*.-«►-». %%**/%*'«/%^.^%* %*»>'%<%%%%%-_.'%'•>*'»'
ment of these two by-laws on Aug.
8th and by their passage the city
will materially  receive good value
for the money.
Preserving Our Game.
riiiict; the Provinoial Qovornment
stringently enforced the t/amti Aot,
especially in its relation to hig game,
mountain goat arid sheep have increased to a marked extent throughout the Interior districts.
Mr. liry.ui Williams, tlie 1'rovincial
(iaiiie Warden, reports that mountain
goat and sheep have heen seen in
tlieir former pastures, which have
heen deierted for years. Mr. Williams
has received word of large number! nl
Old Country sportsmen who intend
spending the Autumn in the moon
tains ol British Columbia, hunting
hig game.
Government Agent K. Gordon iu on
an ollicial visit to tbe south.
see that the tesobera itteod to the
looks being kopt in proper condition.
U'o also ask for an annual report upon
tbe condition of tbe hooka
"Milne's arithmetic, which isan im
i,r.ivssit illustrated text book prepared
especially Ior the achools ol tbla province, is lieing sent to nil pupils, as
are ali?o the acrihhlors and exeroisi
hooks.
'Provision has.,heen made lur the
first time," Observed Mr. Wilson, 'for
the destruction of unsanitary school
hooks, and under the new regulations,
medical ollicers will call at the schools
from time.to time to examine into the
condition of the hooks." J
Wilh each set of hooks a fine largo
Union .lack is being given. This llag
is nincifeet in length ,hy four and a
half in width.
The department of education is jiay-
ing freight of all shipments to tho
various schools and the hooks are now
doing sent to all corners of 11. C.
8AFE8    PIANOS, ETC,
Dealer io Wood, (''.ai and Feed
Phone 71. House 1'hone 7
Certificate of Improvements
NOTICE
-ittM.n Id tiirt I.ar-
f  Wd-,1  Kootaoaji
-   .'•-      ,-..■ . i   iar_ '■
'ionii Miunitr  Divi.*
dUtriet
Whare located!   4t tha bead ol l_.ot__.wlf nm*.!*
and ri,' -,'i.j Ui*) I'siy.-j*! mtnaraJ claim.
Takflnotic.   that   I. tt  Smith   _Mt\C   N'_. It
I-SCCs aoUarai >i_c«r.t.  for Kv* Oor.r.1. K IC.C,
ft-Ugii, intm.. <J. rixtjr '._>* from data hereof,
to apply to the Itfaloff R^c»rd#if for a Ceritfl<
cut*, of (inproTBmei
taiuloff • Crown 'inmt of the nhiyrt claim.
roTmnanU. for    tha   piirix.a of oh
And furthar i«k*) uoti'a that a'lion, Qoddf
section 87, most (■*•» 6omme_wed ..afi>r»» thn \tn-
aoee of raofa Certifloate of Juiiirovamariu
Dated thl« 4th day of Jane, i* l>  iw«
sat J. «  SMITH
Certificate of   Improvements
3STOTIOE
Mui- it iniii'-ni olaTro, »Ttnat« In tha it.mi. data
.fining Dlvlainnof Wert Kootanaj LHatrlol
Where located: At lhe head of poat Creak Haaln
ndjonlna the )' iUom miner >l claim, Lot IftW,
Droop i.
Pake notice bhftt l, It Smith, P.M.O. IBaOBB,
actinu; m agenl forJ. B- Mackeni-ie,F.M.C. N<».
BOlBu.), Intend, «ix.> .\n.y» from tho data hereof, to
apply to the Mining tteoorder ror n UertlflcatQ of
Improvemeuta, f»r tlm parpO'O of obtaining n.
Crown Qrant cf Mia ibOTfl claim.
Ami ftirthar Lake notloe that ftiiMmi, under
Section B7, mint ho oomtnonoedjbefoTe the ismi-
uncn of lucn OorltBoftte nf Intprovementa,
Dated Miln Mtli day of June. A.D., laoa.
main u. SMITH*
THE REVELSTOKE WINE & SPIRIT CO.
LIMITED.
Import direct from Country ol origin.
WHOLESALE     DEALERS    ONLY.
.REVELSTOKE    IB.  O.
PLACE YOUR ORDERS WITH
McMAHON,   - FIRST STREET
For Agricultural Implement!.. Carriage*. Wii««ni'. <t$tp.; John
Daure Plougb.s, Molina Whkoiis, Ciiiuuht . 'nrria^-o CompHiiy's
Hu(.i,'ii'.-, I'linint jr., Oardan Seeders and Cultivators, Wheelwright nnd Blacksmith Work attended to. Horse puaoina f
H pec I ally
Central Hotel
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Large Sample Rooms.
Rates SI.60 per Day. Speci I Weekly Rales.
Queen's  Hotel, Trout Lake, under  same   management
ORIENTAL HOTEL
suitably furnished with the choicest the
market affords. Best Wines, Liquors and
(.igars.    Rates $i a day.    Monthly rate.
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Queens Jtotel
COMAPLIX
Best brands oi Wines, Liquors and Cigars. Travellers to
Fish Creek will find excellent accommodation at this
Hotel.
CHIEF   YOUNG, - - Proprietor
WEST KOOTKNAY  DISTBIOT AND SIMIL-
KAMKKN DIVISION OF YALK DISTRICT.
v* OTICK is horeby given that the tHtuiidnrtoK
i of tho Nolnon, Ktivelstoka and Sloctiti
Land Kat'ordtiig DlvinitiuH nf Wost Konlumiy
District, and thu Similkaineen Land Recording
li vision nf Yale District, havo hoati nltorod,
md that on and after September the 1st, 1.1)8,
ihe boundaries of (hosuid Land Reoordiug Di-
visions will bo as follows :
NUI-HUN  LAND UKroiUHNIi  DIVISION.
Commouolng at n point on tho International
Round-try Where it Is iutersactod by tha weftopu
iiniiiiihiry of Sui-lion 2, Township 10A, Kootonny
District; being also tho western bouudary of the
Nelson _k Fort Sheppnrd Railway Land Oram:
i hence due north »limit. H'» milos Ut southoru
houudary of Lot o.SHi. Uroun 1, Kootonay;
tlnMice duo wast to Die nasicrn bouudury of the
right-of-way of tha Columbia __. Western Kailway, which forms lho boundary of Lot -,ti.i8,
Orouu 1, Osoyoos Division of Yula District (now
.similkiimoon j thenco oastorly and uorthorly,
following trniu eastern boundary of said right-
of-way, to tho north-oast corner of Lot 2,t..)8;
thoncu duo wost along the northern boundary
of Lot 2,698 to the divide between tho waters
running into tho Columbia Kiver uud Arrow
Lakos from those llowiug to tho west; thenco
uorthorly, following tho summit of thomoim-
taitlB ton poiui ;ii. miles due north o( thu Interna-
tioual Boundary, which is also the north-oust
corner of tho Similkuniocu Division of Yule
District; thenoe duo oust to a point due south
• d tho south-west I orner of Township (19, Kootonay : thoncu duo north to the north-east coruer
of Township ti*>, Osoyoos Division of Yule;
thence north-We^lerly to the summit of tho divide seoimiting lho waters (lowing iuto the Columbia River und Arrow Lukes from the wuters
(lowing ti» the wust; thenco following thu summit of tho mountains, in u northerly direction,
to a point due went of the north-west corner of
Lot 808, Group 1, Kootenay, which point is the
uurlh-wost corner of tho NuLson Lund Record-
ii.g Division; thence duo oast to thn summit of
tho water shed dividing the wuters flowing into
i he Arrow Lakes from the waters flowing into
Slocan Lako, which is the north-oast corner of
Nelson Laud Reoordiug Di isiou; thenco southerly along tho divide between lho waters llowiug into the Arrow Lakes and the waters llowiug iuto Sloiau Rivor and Slocan Lake to a
point, near the headwaters of Puss Crook;
ihoiico following thu height of luud to tho
mouth of Litilu Slocuu Rivor; thouce crossing
the Slocuu River ami following tho divide separating lho waters (lowing into tho Slocan
Rivor nnd Kooteuuy Luke from the waters
Mowing into Kooteuuy Kiver and West Ann of
Kootonay Lakii to the north-west coruor of Lot
T.ffiSJ, ..roup 1, Kootonny; thenco due oust along
ihe north boundaries of Lots 7,028aud 4 Wl, to
the wost shoro of Kooteuuy Lake; thenco
southerly und easterly to IMot I'm in ; thonce
northerly to the north-west corner of Lot 1,489,
Group 1, Kooteuuy; theuce easterly, followiug
(he height of land sepuraliug the wuters flowing into Crawford Crook from the wuters flow*
ing into (iiey's Creek, to the en.-turn bouudury
or West Kooteuuy District, ueur the headwaters
of Baker Creek; thouce southerly following the
divide sopuratiug tho wators flowing into
Kooleuny Lako aud Kooteuuy River from the
wuters llowiug into St. Mary's Creek und tho
Moyio Kivor, to the international Boundary:
theuce wostorly along the International Bouudnry to the point or eominoucameut.
Ill-VKLS-'UKI. I.AMt K-.COKUINU DIVISION.
Commeuciug ul tho north-west corner of the
Nelsou Laud Recording Division; theuce
uorthorly, followiug the .summit of the mountains dividing tbe waters llowiug into the Columbia River irom those flowing to the west, to
the Height of luud between Foster Crook aud
Kolley Creek, to the iutorsectiou uf Cauoe River; thouco southerly down tbe ceutreof Cauoe
River to tho .Columbia River; theuce In a
south-easterly direction to tho dividing ridge of
tbe Selkirk ruugoof mountains; iheuee following tbe said dividing ridge iu a south-easterly
directiuu u> tho summit of Rugors Pass; theuce
iu a south-easterly direction, following the
water-shed nearest tho Upper ; vlmnbia River,
lo ils intersection witb the southern bouudary
or tho Dominion Railway Hull; theuce southwesterly, following the .southern bouudary of
the Kailway Roll, to its intersection with the
divide hoLweun the wuters llowiug iuto Duncan
River uud Fish Kiv., ueur ihu headwaters of
ToutxeI Crook t thonco southerly following lhu
height of luud dividing tbo wulors Hewing into
Duucuu Rivor from tho waters (lowing into
Arrow Luke aud Trout Lako, to a point opposite Iho uorth oud vd Dowser Lake; thouce
wostorly, followiug tbe southoru water-shod of
Lake Creek, lo a point ou the Lurdu River opposite tho height of laud between Cascade
Creek uud Puplur Creak ; theuce followiug that
height of laud aud tbe water-shed dividing the
waters of Wilson Creek from the waters llowiug
iuto Lardo River ami Koushkanni Crook to the
nort h-east corner or the Nelsou Laud Rocordiug
Division, being the south-east coruor of the
Revolstoko Luud Rucordiug Division; tbeuce
followiug tho northern bouudury of tbo Nelsou
Lt.ud Rocordiug Division duo west tu tbp poiut
of commencement.
HI.OCAN   LAND  ftBCOBDINQ   lUWnHlN.
Commencing at tho north-east comes of tho
Nelsou Laud Recording Division, which is also
the south-east corner of the Revelstoko La ml
Rocordiug Division ; iheiico followiug the oust-
ern boundary of tho Rovelstoke Land Rocordiug Division, iu u general easterly aud uorthorly direction, to ils iutorsectiou wim the south
bouudury of lho Dominion Kailway Bolt,
thouco northerly uud oastorly, following the
Dominion RuiUuy Bull, lo its iutorsootiou
with the eastern boundary of Wust Kooteuay
District; thence in n suuiti-oasterly direction,
followiug the wului-sbud nearest the Upper
Columbia River, to tho 50th parallel of uorth
latitude; thouce in a southerly direction, followiug tho divide sopuratiug the wulors flowing
iulo Kooteuuy Lako from tho waters flowing
into St. Mary's Croek to it. iutorsectiou with
the easterly bouudury of the Nelson Land Recording Divisiuu ut the headwaters of Grey's
Creek ; thouce following the oastorly bouudary
of the Nelsou Lund Rocordiug Division to the
point ol common.emuut    •
SIMIl.K AMI'ILX, LA Ml   KKCOKDIKO   DIVISION    OF
VALI.   MsTlUi.'i.
Commencing at a point on the International
Bouudury wt pro it is intersect od by Payastuu
Creek, which is also the south.ea.t corner uf
Yale Laud Recording District; theuce following Northerly aloug the said creek and the
South Fork of tho Similkaineen River tu its
junction wilh the Tuluineou Kiver; theuce
westerly along the Tuluineou River to the
mouth of China Creek, thence northerly
aloug China Creek to its intersection with
tho suuth boundary uf Lot 069, Group 1. Kamloops Division or Vale Districl; theuce due eaat
to tne eastern bauk of Okuuugau Kiver; theuce
iu an uorthorly direction, following tho custom
•ibore of Okauuguu Rivor uud Okanagan Lake,
Ui a point distant (-6 miles due uurtu of tho
International Boundary; thenoe due east to tho
western bouudury of the Nelson Land Recording Division of Kooteuay, District) lbeuce
southerly, followiug the said westeru bouudary
of Kooteuuy District, to the 49th parallel;
theuce west aloug the 49th parallel to tho
place of commeucement.
ROBT. A. REN WICK,
Deputy Commissioner of Lauds oud Works.
L_nds and Works Depart ment,
VictoriflTB.C., June30th, 1908. '""'jly l!>..4t
NOTICE
Notice is hereby given Ihut Has-
lings, Doyle A Allum, Limited, will,
llirpe monllis utter date, apply to Hie
IvieiiteuHnt-Govmnor in Oouncil for an
Order-iii-Ciiuiicil changing the Com-
pany'n name to,"Doyle A Allum, Limited."
Dated the aithday of June, 1008.
Hakvkv, McUai.tkh A Pinkham,
Solicit'iis .for! Hustings, Doyle &A1.
linn, Limited. jly I 8m \v
nnillT MARRY,   DOCTOR   or
llll M      I 'i««Piilr.     " Don't do  a
111      I thing " till you goo clearly
VI \J 11      ■ what's bout by &ld of
"Flashlights on Human Nature"
on health, diaeaae, love, marriage aud parentage
Tells what you'd ask [a doctor, Dut don't like to
210 puges, illustrated, 25 cents; but to iutroduco
It we send one only to any adult for postage,
10 cent h.
M   HILL, PUB. CO.
129 Bast 28th etroet, NIW YORK /
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v>
FLUE-CLEANING
—a dirty, heau-breaking' job,
FLUE-CLEANING
—a dean, record-breakiof; job.
THE FLUE DOORS
Situated "singly " over feed door
—on some furnaces.
Situated "doubly." same d;-
eachothri - ■. ..• distai
door—on 'Sunshine'
-.ore from
■ fro. i d.s.'d
rurnace.
"SUNSHINE" ADVANTAGE:
"* %/V-sj^^W^.
Operator can easily clean eveiy
bit of soot out of radiator.
THE OPERATION
Fire put out, smoke-pipe pulled
down —on some furnaces.
Fire stays in, smoke-pipe stays up •
"Sunshine " Furnace.
.5!x!!H_^il6!-^^ Furnace can
be cleaned out any time in season without trouble,
din, or " fear of chilling the house."
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of these machines.
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The British Covernment
Jj- T.i - —•
*■ French Government
» Bank of Montreal.
" Merchants Bank of
Canada
" Molsons Bank
and all educational institutions of Canada
The Price
$60.00
CASH
SOLE  LOCAL AGENTS
INTERIOR PUBLISHING CO., LIMITED
REVELSTOKE, B. C.
LABOR DAY
PREPARATIONS
Initial Steps Taken Towards
Annual Celebration-Officers
and Committees Appointed-
Next Meeting Friday
la answer to tin-cull nl tin- exeou
tive ol lust year's Labor Day celebration, representatives from the different
organizations interested assembled in
the city liall ou Saturday night to
discuss ways and means for the appro
pritite coli luiition of Labor Day this
your.
John McLeod, chairman of last
year's committee, called the meeting
to ordei, and afer the reading and
adoptioii of the iiiinuteB of executive
moeting, a general di«cusBiou took
place as to the nature of the oelebra-
tion this year, lt wss finally resolved
that it he curried out along the same
lines as that nf last year, the object
being to make lhu occasion not only a
labor celtbiatiiin but a general civic
event, and while the labor organiza
lions naturally lake the lead in making all arrangements and carrying out
the programme, representative citizens
will be named on tlie various oom-
tnitteeB and the public generally asked
to 00-eperate in making Labor Day
Revelstoke's big annual holiday.
Ths election of a chairman for lhe
year wus the next order of business
andO.A. Knapp was the unanimous
choice of the meeting for that posit io
T. J Wail man wa' re-elected secretary
and J. Callin, treasurer. Chairmen of
the various committees were then
elected as follows:
Finance—F. K. Mitchell.
Sport.—,1. II. Lyons.
Press and Advertising—D. M. Rae.
Grounds—W. A. Foote.
Transportation—J. McLeod.
Parade—J. Jamieson.
Kiitertaiumeut—E. Trimble.
The chairmen of the different committees, together with the officers, will
ba a general exexcutive e imtnittce.
The chairman ol each committee will
appoint bis own assistants.
A special committee consistin of
Messrs. J. McLeod, E. Trimble, G. A.
Knapp, F. K. Mitchell and 0. Abra
hams..11 was appointed to wait on the
city council and ask for a donation
t wards the celebration.
The meeting then adjourned till
Friday evening next in the city ball
at 8 o'clock, when the committees
will report what progress has been
made along the different lines.
It iB the intention of the committee
to make the celebiation this year bigger and better than ever, and witb a
e.ieh balance oi oyer $110 from last year
and material on hand amounting in
value to about $150, they Btart out
with every prospect of doing su,
THE NEW STAMPS
Handsome Tercentenary Series
Just Issued
The postmaster general, desirous of
meeting what appears to be the popular wish, has made arrangements for a
special series of postage slamp-t wherewith to mark the three-hundredth
anniversary of the founding of Quebec
by Chanipl.iiii.
The stamp of this special scrieB
wbich are much mure beJUti'ul in
pittern than the jubilee issue in 1897
in commemoration ot the jubilee of the
lite Queen Victoria, will be known as
the Tercentenary series, the issue of
which has now begun at the post office
here, consisting of eight denominations which with tlieir respective subjects are aB follows:
J    Prince and Princess of Wales.
1 Cartier-ssChumplaiu.
2 King and Queen.
5    "L'Abitation de Quebecq."
7    Montcalm-Wolfe.
10   Quebec in 1700.
15 Cliamplaiti setting out lor the
west.
20 Arrival of Jacques Cartier, Quebec 1535.
There ia no three cent issue.
PALACE
RESTAURANT
A. H. SING, Proprietor
Board by week   -   SS.OO
Single   meals   -   -    25 c.
McKenzie   Avenue
CEMENT BLOCKS
MHiiufacturod for all classes of buildings
CEMENT AND LIME FOR SALE
FIRE CLAY AND FIRE  BRICKS
for sale in large or small quantities
at tho lowest, price., for cosh.
build inn "nd plaetorJiiff
undertaken •
A. PRADOLINI, - REVELSTOKE
To Trappers
Raw Purs Bought,
Uash Prices Paid
F.   B.   WELLS,
Exporter of Purs.
Pacific Coast Tested
Seeds, Acclimatized
Stock, Fruit and
Ornamental Trees
and Plants
For the  Farm,  Garden,  Lawn
or Conservatory
Reliable Varieties at reasonable prices
No Borers. No Scat.. No fumigation
to damage stock. No windy agents to
annoy you. Buy- direct antl get trees
.'ind seeds that grow.
Fertilizers, Bee Supplies, Spray Pumps
Spraytn Material, Cut Blowers, etc.
Olde i e- nr -bed nursery on the
main Inn    of H.C.   Catalogue free,
M   J.  HENRY'S NURSERIES
Ore nhoiiais aud Seed Houses
VANCOUVER,       -      -      -      I',. C.
S.S. REVELSTOKE
The Steamer leaves Five Mile
Landing (during Btago of high
water) at 6 u.m on Tuesday and
Friday, for Downie Creek and way
points, returning same day.
Freight must be ready for delivery to teams of Revelstoke
Cartage Co.. Ltd., on Mondays und
Thursdays at 1 p.m., and must be
prepaid.
The Cartage Company's Stage
leaves for tbe Boat Landing at 5:30
p.m on Monday and Thursday and
connects with the steamer on arrival
back in the evening, and makes
special trips, when required, on
Tuesday and Friday mornings,
leaving town at 4 a.m.
Comfortable berths and good
meals on Steamer. Telephone connection between steamer and local
exchange—No. 13139. Dates of
sailings may he changed without
notice.
F. SWANS0N,
PURSER.
Now For Airship Laws.
If the various aero clubs are successful next year, sky Bailing will be regulated by statute, says the New York
World. Navigators of balloons and
aeroplanes will be forced to qualify
in meteorology, chartmaking, air cur-
rente, expansion of gaseB, the rules of
the road and cloud dodging. The
endowment of chairs in our leading
universities may soon lie confidently
expected and the B. A. degree will
■land for prollciency In aeronautics us
well at in arts. Tbe proposed law
will also declare a perpetual close
season (or balloon ebooting, and every
ascension ie to be recorded so that
relatives and friends may be assisted
in tbeir search for lemains.
The city ollice of the RevelBtoke
Sawmill Company's Big Eddy mil),
in ihe Hume Block, has been removed
to the mill premises across the
Columbia,
Canadian Pacific
Atlantic Steamship
Line
SAILINGS
From
Liverpool
From
Montreal
Quebec
.Siit.Aiig. 1    Lake Erie
Fri.   "    7 Emp. Britain
Sat.   "   15 Lk. Manitoba Weil. .11.211
Fri.   "  21 Emp. Ireland Fri. Aug.7
Sat.  "  20 Lk.Champlaiii Wed." 12
Summer Season from Montreal
and Quebec
EMPRESSES-
lst. Class 2nd. Class 3rd. Class
$90 00   $48 75 $28 75
LAKE MANITOBA
1st, Class 2nd. Class 3rd. Class
$So 00       $42 50       $27 jo
Other Lake Moats—
2nd. Class 3rd. Class
$45 00       $27 50
Cheap rates lo Atlantic .Seaboard
points  in connection  with steamship tickets
Passengers booked   lo   Norway,
Sweden, Antwerp,   Hamburg   and
all other contine till ports.
For further Information applv to
T. W. Brad-haw,    E. J. Coyle,
Agent, A.li.P.A.
Kevelstoke. Vancouver.
CORPORATION OF THE
CITY OF REVELSTOKE
pilitv will In- taken at ihe City Clerk's
Office, Oity Hall, oorner of Second
Street and McKenzie Avenue, Reve-
stoke, II ('., nn Saturday, Aiuu.l8tb,
IMS, between the hours of Nine o'clock
11. ut. and Seven o'clock p. 111.
HENRY   FLOYD,
Clerk of Ihi' .Municipal Council.
J ily. A. 11, 1808, uml passed wilh the
unauiii mis consent of lhe Oouueil,
Received Hie assent of the elector*
the day of
Re-ounsidei ed, adopted and Anally
passed the Council the day
of A.  D„ 1908.
By-Law No.
Certificate  of improvements
3_TOTIC_-__
Big Hope Fraction Miuoral cl.iim No. 2.
Situate in the Trout Lalcn Minim. DivisUm'nf
the Kootenay District. Located on I'oplar
Creek.
TAKK NOTICK that I, Q, J. A. N.Padloy,
Froe Minor's Certificate No. B 88316, intend 60
days from tliodate hereof to apply to the Minim: Kocordor for a Cortillcnte of Improvements
for the purpose of obtaining a Crown (hunt of
the above claim. And furthor tnke notloe that
actiou uader Bectiou 37 must be onTninouoed
befure the issuance of suoh Certifloate of
Improvements.
Datod this 4th day of April, 1908.
C.J. A.N.PADLKY.
NOTICE
Sixty days after date I intend to
apply to the Chief Commissioner of
Lands and Works for permission to
purchase the following described
lands:
Beginning at a post planted at the
South-east corner of Lot No. 85111) purchased by Julius Dotigal, running
v. est 20 chainst tlience south 20 chains;
thence east 20 chains,; thunce north 20
chains to point of commencement.
Dated June 21th, 1008,        S
Edwarii Wow, Applicant.
jly 4 D. Dewar, Agent,
A By-law to authorize the borrowing by the Municipal Council of the
Oity of Revelstoke of the sum of Five
Thousand Dollars ($6,000) for the purpose ot making Improvements to the
City Park and Recreation Grounds,
Whereas a Petition has been presented to the Municipal Council of the
Corporation of the City of Revelstoke,
signed by the assessed owners of at
least One-tenth in value of the Real
property within Hi "City of Revelstoke
as shewn on the'.st revised Assessment Roll of the said Oity, asking that
a By-law be Introduced for the purpose of authorizing the borrowing by
the said Corporation of the sum of
Five Thousand Dollars ($5,000) for tho
purpose of making improvements to
the City Park and Recreation
Grounds;
And Whereas il, is necessary and
expedient that such Improvements be
made;
And Whereas the whole amount of
the ratable real property within the
said City of Revelstoke, according to
tbo last revised Assessment Roll of the
said Oity is the sum of One Million,
One Hundred and Twenty-one Thousand, Eight Hundred and Twenty Dollars;
And Whereas it will be requisite to
raise annually, by special rate sufficient therefor, the sum of Three Hun-
tired and Eighty-seven and 18-100 Dollars for the payment of the said debt
and interest thereon;
Now Therefore, the Municipal Council of the Corporation of the City of
Revelstoke enacts as follows*—
1. It shall be lawful for the Mayor
of the Corporation of the City of Revelstoke to borrow on the credit of the
said Corporation by way of debentures
hereinafter mentioned, from unv person, persons, firm, body or bodies corporate, who may be willing to advance
tlie same as a loan, a si; r, of money
not exceeding in the whole the sum of
Five Thousand Dollars and to cause all
such stini or sums so raised or received
to be paid into the hands of the Trea
suier of the Corporation of the Oity of
Revelstoke for the purpose and with
tlie objects above mentioned.
2. It shull be lawful for the Mayor
of tbe said Corporation to cause any
number of debentures to be made,
executed und issued for the said sum
or sums as may be required for the
purpose and object aforesaid, not exceeding, howevsr, the sum of Five
Thousand Dollars, each of the said debentures being of the denomination of
One Thousand Dollars, and all ';n-h
debentures shall be sealed with the
seal of tKe Corporation and signed by
the Mayor and Clerk thereof.
3. The said debentures shall bear
dat. thereof of August lOlh A.D. 1008,
and shall be payable in twenty-five
years from the said da'e in lawful
money of Canada at Hie Offlce of the
.Molsons Bank at Revelstoke, aforesaid,
which said place of payment shall he
designated by said debentures, and
shall have attached to them Coupons
for the payment of interest, and the
signature to the interest coupons may
be either written, printed, slumped or
lithographed.
4. The said debentures shall hear
interest at the rate of live per centum
(6%) per annum from tlie date thereof,
which interest shall be paid semi-annually at the otlice of the Morons
Hank at Revelstoke, aforesaid In lawful money of Canada, on the 10th day
of February and the 10th day of August in each and  every year dining lhe
currency theieof, and it Bhall bo expressed In said debentures a ml coupons
to be so payable.
5. It, shull be lawful fii lhe Mayor
of the suid Corporation to negotiate
and sell the said debentures ,»r .hi/ of
tbem for less than pai, but in no case
shall the said debentures in any of
them  be sold   foi'less than ninety-two
undone-half (08_) per centum of theh
face value, including th.' tost of 'legi-
tiation and sale, brokerage ard all
other necessary expenses.
(I. There shall be raised In each year
dining the currency ol t be said debentures the sum of Two Hundred and
Fifty Dollars for lhe pa. 'enl of
interest and the sum of On • Hundred
and Thirty-seven and 18-100 Dollais
for Ibe payment of the said debt under
the said debentures by a special rate
sufficient therefor on all tne ratable
real property in tbo said Municipality.
7. It shall be lawful for the Municipal Council to ro-pui.haseany of Unsaid debentures upon such terms as
may be agreed  upon  will   the legal
holder or holders thereof, either at the
time of sale or at any subsequent time,
and all debentures so re-purchased
shall be forthwith cancelled or destroyed antl no reissue ol debentures
shall In- made in consequence of such
re-purchase.
8. This By-law shall take .met "n
and after the ltllh day of August, A.
I)., 1008.
ii.   This By-law shall before the final
passing thereof receive Ilio   assent   of
the ratepayers af the Corporation according to tho provisions 'if. and in
manner prescribed by the Municipal
Clauses Act.
Read a first time this 24th July, A,
I)., 11)08.
Read a second time this (Ith July,
A. D., 100H.
Read a third time this 2Kb July, A.
I)., 1008, .'mil passed with the unanimous consent, of the Council.
Received the assent of tbe electors
thu day of
Reconsidered, adopted and  Hnslly
passed the Council ttie day
of A.D,, 1H08.
CORPORATION OF THE
CITY OF REVELSTOKE
City Chirk.
Mayor.
TAKE NOTICE that the iilmvo is a
true copy of tho proposed By-law
upon which the vote of tho  Munici-
By-Law No	
A By-law to authorize the borrowing by.the Municipal Council of the
Corporation of the City of Revelstoke
of the sum of Three Thousand and
Three Hundred Dollars 0.8,800) for the
purpose of installing a new fire alarm
system for the City of Revelstoke.
Whereas a petition bus been presented to the Municipal Council of the
Corporation of the City of Revelstoke
signed by the assessed owners of at
least One-Tenth in value of Ihe real
property within the City of Revelstoke
as shown on the last revised Assessment. Roll of said City, requesting that
a By-law lie introduced for the pur-
pose of authorising the borrowing by
i he said Corporation of the sum of
Three Thousand and Three Hundred
Dollars (98,800) for the purposes above
mentioned;
And Whereas, the whole amount of
the ratable property ivithin the said
City of Revelstoke according to the
last revised Assessment Roll of the
suid City of Revelstoke, is the sum of
One Million One Hundred • id Twenty-
One Thousand, Eight Hundred and
Twenty Dollars;
And Whereas It will lie necessary to
raise annually by special rate sufficient
therefor the sum of Two Hundred and
Fifty-Five and 50-100 Dollars for pay-
ing the said debt and Interest thereon;
Now, therefore, the Municipal Council of the Corporation of the City of
Revelstoke in open meeting assembled
enacts as follows :
1. It shall he lawful for the Mayor
of the Corporation of the City of llev-
elstoke to borrow on the credit of the
said Corporation by way of debentures
hereinafter mentioned from any person, persons, firm, body or bodies
corporate, who may be willing to
advance the same as a loan, a sum of
money, not exceeding in the whole the
sum iif Three Thousand and Three
IJ nulled Dollars ($3,300) and to cause
all such sums so raised or received to
be paid into the hands of tbe treasurer
of the Corporation of the City of Revel -ike for the purpose and with tbe
object above mentioned.
2. It shall be lawful for tbe Mayor
of the said Corporation to cause any
number of debentures to he made,
executed and issued for such sum or
sums as may be required for the pur
pose anil object aforesaid not exceed
ing, hou ver, the sum of Three
Thousand and Three Hundred Dollars
Three of such debentures shall he iu
the denomination of One Thousand
Dollars each and one of such debentures shall beof the denomination uf
Three Hu udied Dollars, and all of such
debentures shall be sealed with the
seal of lhe Corporation ot tlie City of
Revelstoke and sigm-d by the Mayor
and Clerk thereof.
8, The said debentures shall bear
the dale of Angus, 10ih, 10u8, and
shall be pnynhle In Twenty-five Yeats
from the said dat" in lawful money of
Canada, at the office of the Molsons
Bank at Revelstoke aforesaid, which
said pin .• nf payment shall lie designated by the said debentures, and
shall bave attached tn them coupons
for the payment of Interest, and the
signature to the Interest coupons may
be either wi tten, printed or Btampcd
or lithographed,
\. The suid di'li'iitin. s si ill bear
interest ni the nt'eof five per centum
(5%) per aiiiium frum ibe date theieof,
which interest shall lie paid semiannually at the office nf tin- Molsons
Bunk ai Revelstoke aforesaid in lawful
money nl Can iila on the 10th day of
I'YIirimi v uml on the lllih day of
August respectively in each and every
year during the currency thereof, and
il sin,II Iks expressed ill said debentures
and coupons to he so payable.
5. Il shall he lawful for the Mayor
of said Corporation to negotiate and
sell the saia debentures or any of them
for less than par, hut in no ian shall
the said delicti tires or any of them lie
sold for less tiriu Ninety-Tv, i and
One-Half Per Centum 12JI of the face
value Including the cosi. of sale and
brokerage and all other   necessary
expenses.
II. Tbeie shall be levied and raised
in each year during the currency of
the said debentures the sum of One
Hundred and Sixty live Dolla Sl'_5>
for the payment of interest ant1 vm-
ty Dollars and Fifty Cents ($90.60) for
the payment of the  said   debt   under
tin' said debentures by a speolal rate
sufficient therefor on all the rat ible
rea! property in the said Municipality.
7. It shall he lawful for the M .nici-
pul Council of ihe s id Municipality to
re purchase any of the said debentures
upon such terms as may Iv agreed
upon with the legal holder or holders
thereof, either at the .Imo of sale nr
at any subsequent tlm ■, i ml all debentures so repurchased shall ^ forthwith
cancelled or destroyed . ! nb reissue of debentures shall t made in
consequence of such repurchase.
8, This By-law shull take effect on
and after the tenth dav of August,
A. D„ MOB.
II. This By-law shall, before the
liual passing thereof, receive the
assent of the ratepayers of the Corporation according to the provisions
of ami in the manner prescribed by
the Municipal Clauses Act.
Read a tii'.i time this 24th dav of
July,  A. D., 1008.
Read a second time this 24th day of
July, A. D., IOC*).
Read a third time this 24th day of
City Clerk.
Mayor,
TAKE NOTICE that the above i. a
true copy of the proposed By-law
upon which the vote of the Municipality will lie taken at the City Clerk's
Offlce, City Hall, corner of Second
Street and McKensie Avenue, Revel-
stoKe, B. C, on Saturday, August 8th.
1008, between the hours of Nine o'clock
a. in. and Seven o'clock p. m.
HENRY   FLOYD,
Clerk of the Municipal Council.
NOTICE TO CO-OWNERS
To John Ennest, or to whomsoever he
may have transferred his interests:
Take notice that I, tbe undersigned,
co-owner with you in the following
mineral claim, viz.: Gold Fly mineral
claim, situated on Lexington Mountain, Lardeau Mining Division of\West
Kootenay District, of the Province of
British Columbia, have done the required work on the above mentioned
mineral claim for the year ending 1907,
in order to hold tbe same under Section 21 of the Mineral Act.
And further take notice that if within 00 days from the first publication of
this notice, yon fail or refuse to contribute your portion of such expenditure, together with the cost of this
advertisement, your interest in ths
said iiiini-inl claim will become tha
property of the undersigned, under
Section 25 B of the Mineral Act.
Dated at Camborne, B. O., this Uth
day of May 1908.
sat my 10 OOd J. A. Lb WW,
NOTICE
Rkvelhtukk Land District
Distort of West Kootenay
TAKE NOTICE tbat I, Samuel
James Hut low, of Nakusp, B. C, occupation, farmer, intends lo apply for
permission to purchase the following
described land :
Commencing at a post planted at a
point twenty (20) chains easl nf a point
eighty chuins south of the southwest
corner of Loi No. 8,140; thence south
40 chains, Ihence east, 401 hains, thence
north 40 chain?, thence west 40 chains,
to point of coinmeuceiuenl and containing one hundred and sixty (160)
acres more or less.
(Sgd) Samuel James Harlow.
Dated July 11, 1908.
Certificate of Improvements
nsrOTIOE
Skookum, Druinluminon and Buck-
horn Fraction Mineral Claims, situate in Kevelstoke Mining Division of
West Kootenay District,
Where located: On the north side of
Cougar Creek.
Take notice that I, William I. Briggs
of Kevelstoke, B. C, Solicitor, Free
Miner's Certifloate No. B94288, acting
ns agent for and on behalf of His Majesty King Edward VII, in the Right
of the Dominion of Canada Free Miner's Certificate NO.B94287, intend sixty
days from dale hereof to apply to the
Mining Recorder for Certificates of
Improvements for lhe purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of the above
claims.
And further take notice that action
under section 87 must  be commenced
before lhe issuance of such Certificates
of Improvements.
Dated this 2nd day of July, 1908.
jly 4 ' W. I. Brioos.
.Certificate of Improvements.
NOTICE
Vivian Luck No. 1, Vivian Luck No. %
Vivian Luck No. 3, Vivian Luck
No. 4, Vivian Luck No.  o, Vivian
Luck No. 6 and Silver Crown min-
ei al claims, sit uu ted in the Lardeau
Mining Division of West Kootenay
District.
Wbeie    located:—At   Head of  Kidd
Creek, a tributary of Boyd Creek.
TAKE NOTICE lhat   I,   O.  B.  N.
Wilkie, acting   as   agent   for  Hector
l'oiriei,   F.M.C.   B74»l.   and   George
Johii-i.n, E.M.C. B95051, intend, sixty
da) s from date hereof, to apply to the
Mining   Recorder   for a Certificate of
Improvements, for tbe purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above
claims.
And further take notice that action,
under section 37, must be commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 28th day of May, A. D.
1908,
O. B. N. WILKIE. B.C.L.S.
w my27 Trout Lake, B. C.
LAND NOTICE
Revelstoke Land District.
District of West Kootenay.
Take notice that John Michael Doyle
of Revelstoke, B. C, Manager, intends
to apply for permission to purchase the
following described land:—
Commencing at a post planted on
the easterly bank of the Columbia
River at the north-west corner of Lot
2771, Group 1, Kootenay, and markod
"John M. Doyle's south-west, corner
post," thence east 10 chains; thence
north 40 chains; thence west 40 chains
more or less to lhe easterly bank ot
the Columbia river; thence southerly
along the bank of said river 40 chains
more or less to the point of com mencement, containing 100 ocr<-.s mo_e or
less.
JOHN MICHAEL DOYLE,
By his agent, Geo. S. McCarter.
Dated June 2»lth. 1908. j27 OOd
LAND NOTICE
Revelstoke Land District.
District of West Kootenay.
Take notice that George McCarter,
Sr., of Revelstoke, B.C., Agent, Intends to apply for permission to purchase the following described lands;
Commencing at a post planted on
the west liank of the Columbia River
at the south-east corner of Lot 835,
(•roup 1, Kootenay, and marked
"George McCarter, Sr., north-east cornet post," thence west 10 chains;
thence south 20 chains; thence east 20
chains more or less to tbe west bonk
f the Columbia river; thence northerly along the west bank of the Columbia river to the point of commence
ment. containing 25 acres more or less.
GEORGE McCARTER, Sr„
By his agent, Geo. S. McCarter.
Dated June _0th. 1908, ) 27 80d
IN   THK   SUPREME   COURT   OF
BRITISH   COLUMBIA THK MAIL-HERALD, HEVELSTOKE, B. C.
THIS CLEARING SALE
MAKE J   YOUR   DOLLAR   GO   FARTHER
"^v
Ladies' Summer Yes,., price only  150..
Ladies' Lisle Thread Vests with Crochet
Top.
Children's Bleached Cotton Vests 10c. each
Ladies' Cotton Corset Covers, trimmed
with lace and embroidery, Reg. 40c.
and 45c.    Now 25c.
Ladies' Wash Skirts,    Reg. $2.50.     Now
Si. 50.
Ladies' House Dresses. Regular $2.50.
Now $1.50.
Ladies' Summer Skirts in Navy, Blue and
Black Lustre forS-."-.. Tweed Skirts,
Summer weight, $3.00,
Ladies' Blouses' selling for 50c. up.
Men's Summer  Underwear  selling  at  $1
per Suit.
Men's Neglige. Shirts without collar. Reg.
$1.00.  Now 75c. each.
Boys' Soft Shirts  with  collars,   selling at
60c. each.
Men's Black   Cashmere   Socks—five   pair
for Si.
Men's Colored  Working Shirts selling at
50c. eaeh.
Men's Congress Boots.    Reg. $3.50.   Now
$2.50.    This is a  heavy  hoot  made to
stand hard wear.
Men's Congress Boot, light weight, selling
at $2.00.
Men's Box Calf  Lace   Boot.     Regular S4
now I3.00.
Millinery at Half Price.
REID  & YOUNG
Tan
4$H$H$t 4$H$M$H$nfc $H$r .$H$H
I FOR
I   Sunburn
and
I    Freckles
V Get 11 Bottle ol "itr Elder
*J* Kl .wer Cream, .lust what
ft* you are looking fur.
f|f BOLD AT
If   C. R. MACDONALD'S
tit Revelstoke, B. 0.
,-t-, A ,*r, 1T11*1*1 At iTi \"t 11T11T1 i"t, 1*1*1 '-l'i '
't* •*' '*''+''+*'+' ■+* '*''+' 'si' '*' '*''+' 1
Weather Forecast
Wednesday,    July
lair,    cloudy,    changei
max. 7S; ; mill. 't.r> = .
:'.l —1
hie.
leuerally
Temp.,
Local and General.
The Iudependenl Band will give
their weekly baud concert from the
McKenzie avenue band Bland tomorrow evening.
Mr. Smith Curtis;, the Libt r.il nominated candidate tor the Kootenays in
the approaching Dominion elections,
will visit Revelstoke next week,
!. K Sutherland, late ol the Enterprise Drrwiug Co , has purchased the
interest ol D. Woolsey, of Victoria, in
the business of Woolsey   _   Le Feaux.
The one and only " Lowery " whu
has already owned and edited 22 m-ns-
pipers in ditlVn nt lownB, is. ut present
contemplating his 23rd. The name ol
Lis next venture has not yet been
divulgt .1
We understand that at tin- meeting
uf the City Council to-night two bylaws will be introduced, the one pto
viding for cement sidewalk, the other
to arrange for tin institution of hii
sutomobile speed limit.
W. J, Brandrith, secretary nf the
B, C. Fruitgrowers' Association, will
deliver an address here this evening
>n Commercial Strawberry growing.
H. Kipp, nl Cbilliwack. will also talk
generally on fruit growing.
The hand painted cushion donated
by Mrs. Sam Needhani tn the Ladies
of tlie Maccabees and which was raf-
:ied in Smythe's Cigar St..re no Saturday evening was won by ticket So. 26
The rattle wae a linancial succe-s.
If there is an alarm of lire these
days, everyone using lawn hose Bhould
have it turned ..tl at unco to add to
the pressure ol ttie streams turned on
to the fire. This la so important that
it should never be overlooked, ns a
failure to do BO might mean a very
serious conflagration.
The total value ol Btitish Colombia
exports for the seal year ending
March 21. 1908, is $23,941,187, while
the imports for the same period ut
time are 934,180,462. 'tbis, information ie contained in a return recently
received Irom Ottawa by tbe British
»' '.mul is gi -/eminent.
We into   jusl taken in stuck a Que
range ..f linoleums and floor iiii cloth-.
'' H Hume A- Co,
-•   ite a   lawn mower at Lawrence
ii ir l.isir. i ■. i special s-ab A Daisy
IJ inch for $3.25; a Woodyat 11 inch
16.60; the K  style  14 inch t-4, and 16
inch $5; high wheel silver finish 11
Inch $6.80, and 16 Inch $6; and ball
liearings 14 inch if'i, 16inch $6.50 and
IS in. $7.60.—Lawrence Hards ire Co.
PICNIC GOODS
This is the time when wo pack
a basket lull uf good things, put,
on sonic old olnl lies nnil bike out
In a spot which is miles ;r
from home, business and lhe
sttn'S lays; au assortment of good
things which will make the prep-
,'ii'iiiion of lunches quick nnd
simple, tire to be found al this
Blore. Sonic of them .ue
prime boiled hum, boiled tongue,
picnic sardines, cheese, spautsh
olives, pickles, pretzels nnd fresh
fruit.
t 'mm' in .'md  loi   us  help you
Iill jour basket at a saving price.
MOSQUITOS
MO .QUIT SCARE is your
protection against these
pests, ll ii'il unly proves
nauseous to the mosquito
but also neutralizes the
polslon from the "ling. . . ,
2.1 cent and 60 cent  Bottles
BEWS' DRUG STORE
NEXT   HUME   BLOCK
BREAD
PURITY
is ul' prime iniportrince in
the healthful sustenance of
life. Pure, sweet, wholesome
and satisfying bread is our
output, ilay in. day mil.
week in. week out. If not
acquainted with the excellence of our homemade bread
hasten ynur trial order Ibis
way nnil be convinci-d of Ils
supi'i im il y.
^.i'.Tte
'**_r
Hi
mm N»
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_=__  -^'a
HOBSOJ*    S8LBELL
FT
: w e have:
7*1,
HOUSES  'I'd   I.I-I'
HOUSES  FOR SALE
I'M I.M    LANDS
I'll 1'IT  LANDS
NICOLA  COAL
FIRE   INSURANCE
LIFE INSURANCE
ACCIDENT INSURANCE
GUARANTEE   BONDS
MONEY     TO     LOAN
Kim
ts.
AID     &
i" i i< s r s
And i . r s (> n
T I. E E T
J3
Social and Personal
has   returned
the east.
from
last
Chief   Bain
holiday visit t
Mayor   Lindmark     returned
evening from a visit to Nelson
Miss Vivian McKinney left last
night mi a visit tn the Okanagan.
Geoffrey Haggen of Pingston Creek,
Arrow Lakes, is V siting his Hon • ' -
day.
Rev. J.R Robertson left this   week
to  spend   a   fortnight's    holiday   at
Victoria,
Karl Roberts leu accepted the invitation f'ir a western tour probably as
far as Bun If.
Rupert Haggen of tlie Dominion
Su.-vey at Aahoroft, ie in the city to
day on a short visit
W. II. Pratt, manager ol   the M..I-
s.m.s Ibink, is   spending   a   holiday  at
St. Leon, Arrow Lakes.
Mies Lillian Lee left on Monday
inr Vanoouver, where she will spend
her boldidays with relatives
VI D, Lyman, correspondent to tlie
Spokaae Review and who is writing n
bunk-on the Columbia River, made a
brief visit to the city tbla week
Mrs. Drader wbo has been visiting
her sister, Mrs. Lee, Fourth street, left,
on Tuesday for her borne in the east
Mrs.   Lee accompanied  her as far as
Laggan
C A M Morn-, who has been the
guest "f Mr. an.l Mia. Cunningham
Morris ("r the past, wink, returned to
bis In,me   at   Notch   Hill. Lake Sims-
w.ip yesterday,
Mrs. J. J. Woodland has lift for
Golden to be present at the wedding
ol Miss Homloit and Peroy lioyd of
that city and will spend a fortnight
visiting friends.
W. C. T. U.
A meeting of the W. C. T, II. will be
held on Friday next, .Inly :ilst, at, 3
p.m. in the Methodist Church, Important business will be discussed,
Window shades, wall paper, curtain
pules antl fixtures at 0, II. Ilumo A
Co'b.
REVELSTOKE'S FUTURE
Agriculture the Coming Industry.    A Tardy Government
Revelstoke i- alreadj   widely known
as a railroad   mining  and  lumbering
city ami   ti    the  casual   observer   ber
destiny is linked with   the   ineasun
success  which  attends   'lie   develop
ment  ol   tbe   extensive   timber  ani
mineral areas besides tbe considers
trailp and  revenue derived Erom   tl
CP.R    Judging   from  the extent
ni   which    work   in   all   I hi -
branches is being carried op, then es .
be little doubt of tbe success   <{  these
enterprises    The  ultimate success ol
these valuable  assets  and   their   development    assures    ibis district   >
prosperous futnre.   There is  am.iin:'
source   of   wealth     which   will   very
materially aid  m the   upbuilding of
the city namely, agriculture and fmit
■ ing.    In tb»  immediate  vicinity
of Revelstoke are some of tbe  finest
tr.i-ts of land lit for Agriculture  to  be
found in Uritish i . lumbia,   'I his i
contains «nl of the  richejt   kind and
suitable Inr all   kinds   ol   Iruit      Bel
elstoke Bhould  pay  particular attention io the immediate development of
her agricultural   lands    for   in   tbetn
lies the further   success     I   mir   oitv.
On both sides i,<   ihe Iloltimbia
this rich land extends,   On this  sidn
cultivation   and   tillage   can   go
across the river   to   the   west,  these
lands are    Isolated    and    for   want   ol
communication sre allowed to suffer.
Witb tbe assurance from the government that Ibis matter would be
attended    tO    immediately,   we    havo
waited patiently for this accommodation that is long in being fulfilled,
A private sale. n( men's laundricil
unibrwcar wbitnwnnr, etc., is lining
held daily at the ollice  of  the  Steam
Laundry,    A large number of bundles
of washing are now lying uncalled for
ul tbo ollice and those will he sold to
pay lor chargos. Jtily8-4t
ALBERT CANYON
Ideal Resort for Sportsmen
The Hot Springs
One of the mo-t inviting spots in
the vicinity til Revilatoke where seclusion can be bad from the beat of
the city, the dust, snd other unpleasant associations connected wilh summer in town,antl where all the charms
and delights of country life can be
onjoyed, and all at very little expense
or tedious travelling is the pretty and
attractive valley of Albert Canyon.
Within 22 miles from the city this
village is easily accessible along the
main line of the C l'.lt and affords an
ideal resort, for a week und trip.
Everything that will appeal to the
lover of outdoor life antl nature can be
found tbere and as delightful a holiday can lie spent at this resort, as any
other more popularly or widely known.
To those that wish to devote time to
angling there is every facility for
excellent sport, the creeks and streams
affording ideal attraction To devotees
of nature ample scope can be bad
while the artist and the photographer
can lind unlimited pictures, artistic
uceiie.i and bits of rich coloring which
will please even Ibe most exacting
mind. Game can be had in abundance in season, and without travelling
very far at that. *
The hot springs aro a feature of
Albeit Canyon and few visitors to the
village miss this excellent chance of
having a bath in the warm, bracing
waters of thin natural It tdicinal result,
Situated in tbe leafy forest, amid magnificent trees, i his spot is ideal.
Albert Canyon is the future health
resort and sanitarium site of the west
and a place where every class of visitor
can find recreation and iiniosemidt to
his or her own taste. Above all, the
hospitality of the townsfolk and iheir
endeavor to phase their guests is a
feature that speaks fur itself and is
the highest recommendation that can
be given to any place.
All excursion worthy of mention
and one that will repay the time taken
nan be made along the old Wuverley
mine trail into t! e heart of lhe north
of the district, Hml to those who care
to extend their trip, a good trail can
be followed westward through the Big
Bend country to Revelstoke Good
horses can be obtained at the Canyon,
while nc 'iiiiiiiiiul,,tiihi is willingly sup
plied by the kindly anil genial vil-
lugeis.
QUEEN'S HOTEL ROBBED
Till ant! "ash Register Rifled
No Clue of Thieves
A robbery im i. or less daring in its
inception and premeditated in execution was priiiftutted between the
hours of 3 and -I a.m. ye-terilay morn
ing at the Queen's Hotel. It appears
thai the nigbt attendant in charge
had locked up the bat nl the hotel
shortly aftei I brie o'clock and retired
to rust, and after removing lhe bulk ol
tin- ntmiey lefi about $40 in small
silver, partly 11. the cash register and
pari y in a cig.ir box al the back uf
ibilar. The robbers, for there were
apparently mure than one, and who
evidently knew the run ol the house,
effected an entrance to the bar by
drilling iiolis in the panels of the
door with a blunt flat drill, and by
inserting the hand could easily draw
the i". Tho batman on arriving at
ihi I ■■■ ■ the morning's business at
-■■ vered that thieves had been
.' rk for tbe tills bad been rilled,
: ..■ contents il the bar deranged and
the cash register missing. On iusti-
• search the register wss found
in i bad bedroom covered up wilh
pillows, but with tho contents missing.
D was afterwards discovered lhat several cheques and two revolvers, as well
IS a bottle ur two 'if spirits had been
taken, fto cine as p. who were tbe
perpetrators f tbe robbery has been
found, and from Inquiries we learn
tbst no suspicions characters bad been
seen round the hotel. The deed was
well planned ami tin- thieves bare evidently, SO far. g'it olear       Cash  to the
rs te a •■ r Ilu was stolen The
iii'tti" it being thoroughly investigated
Summer Services
The Misti 'utirt church ami Kn ,x
Presbyterian cburch ol this eity, have
adopted a plan i.y whioh their respective pastors shall have a vacation of
two to three weekt each during the
month of August
For tin' next fiiiir Sundays   each   of
these churcbaa will have but one »er
rice each Sunday, Next Sunday
morning both congregations will worship in tbn Methodist church, and in
the evening in Knox church. The
follr.wing Sunday the order will las
reversed and morning snrvic.it will lie
held iu Knox church and evening
service in ilm Methodiat church. Kev.
T. VV. Hall will be the preacher on
both tbele Holidays,
Madras   muslin, a  nice selection for
curtains and draperies,   0, ii. Hume
■fcCo.
CORRESPONDENCE.
A Football Challenge
Kamloops, July 27,'08
Killtor M.ul, llKltAl.li.
Would you kindly insert, the following challenge in your valuable paper.
We have written to scoretary of foot
ball team for a game for the Interior
Cup. We don't think it really belongs
to them and we have got a new team
hern and quite a number of new players, so if we can come to some arrangement for a game on Labor Day at
Revelstoke and the return match lit re
at the Fall Fair, it would liven things
up a hit
Kamloops Foothali. Club,
SPORTING NOTES
Livers of the rod and reel can lind
enjoyable and good sport tip'' the
Jordan, Sonic line trout have been
caught there recently.
Alexander Turnhull, of the New
Westminster lacrosse team, has been
selected to play in the all Canada
team in the Olympic lacrosse game in
England,
The KbiiiIi ops foothill club has
issued a challenge to the local football
team for a game for the Interior Challenge Cup to be played bere on Labor
Day, A return game has also been
asked for to take place at Kamloops,
later in the fall.
The Alerts and Hopefuls play a
game of baseball tonight. This will
be » very fast gam as tlie Hun fills
need all tbey can get to win and the
Alerta need this game in order to
keep tbem out of the ce'lar, as tin y
are now even with the Rovers for that
coveted p.-.siiion, while the Hopefuls
are even with the Scots Greys for first
place.
Tho lacrosse tea n is looking for another game of hasehull with sonic
team, and it. is not likely that they
will have to wait, long before I hey are
taken on, as the Intermediate team is
looking for some easy meat.
A good lacrosse practice waa held on
the Y.M.C A. ground on Monday
night. The all Ri vclstoke team iain
good shape now, if they only keep
that way until Labor Day, when they
hope to get Home outside team in to
play them, Owing to lack nf funds
antl the lung distance between here
and other towns, It is not possible to
get, very many games with other
teams.
The Vancouver Homing Club held
their second young li d race nil Suttir
day from Nor. ll Bend, 32 birds eo n-
peting The weather was good and a
line rare look place .1. Melts' captured first place: II It iii ley's second.
The next nice i.s from   Lyituti, Aug 2
Kighleiii Hill.ail! oys ami physical
dlreotor Alldritt nl the Y.M.C.A have
been camping I bis week at. Cicely.
The Alt its vs II '| infills will si niggle
for suprcuuy on ho baseball diamond
of the Y.M. 0. A. tonight at 6.30.
Owing to an accident te the popular
Captain of the Alerts, he will be 1111-
ible to play, which will greatly weaken
lhe team, but as the Rovers easily defeated the Hopefuls a vc"k ag", ibe
Alerts are confident liny <•',,, tl > likewise. This remains to be seen. II A.
Scott, of the Scots Greys, kindly consents to handle the indicator. The
teams will play as follows:
Hopefuls—H. Burridge, l.f.; K. McRae, r.l.; G. Dalglisb, 2b.: P. Potruff,
lb.j 0. Norris, cf.; 0. Blackadar, p.;
II Jonea, 2b ; T. Hope, s s ; 0. Proiilx,
catcher.
Alerts—Crowley, c ; J. Hume, p.;
ti. Knight, Lb.; McLean, l.f; A. Morgan, s.s.; A. MoEaohren,o f; M Calder,
r.f ; Leosoh, 8b ; D. Calder, 2b.
Standing of the baseball league:
Hopefuls    Played  1    Won !)    Lost 1
Scots (ireys     "       4        "    8       "    1
CORSETS
D. & A.   W. B.   P. C.
The Biff 3
These iue throe of the best lines made
and we can give you all styles and all
si'/.cs frum 18 to 30.'
■We curry them In long hip, short hip
and girdle styles with or without the
hose supporter,
\
Ladies' and Children's
Hygiene Waists . . .
Summer Corsets only 50 Cents Per Pair.
We have Corsets for all models, slender, medium anil stout, and
would call particular attention to our I). A A. CORSET for stout
people.
<^McLennan'sj*»
McKenzie Avenue.
Alerts
Rovers
Money For Crops
Apropos of ibe serious undertaking
both ol financing and handling lhe
enormous wheat crop thia year tho
Toronto Iilobe has the following:
"In   a   little more than two months
Canadian bunks   will   lie a tile to take
advantage of the Act permitting then
to extend their circulation during the
crop-moving period, Even if the banks
du nut avail themselves of this liberty,
the existence of the Act will still have
a very beneficial effect tipotl business
by permitting thn loaning of money
up to tlie present legal limit, which
hitherto   no   hunk   would dare to do.
The Densities  fur exceeding the limit
ot circulation are properly so severe
that no Institution w. ai Id dare to go
Within at least 6 per cent nf it, in fear
that siilnii unexpected development
might wipe out a narrower margin,
and thn limit would be exceeded.
With tho Act in force, the hankers
may allow their loans to expand to the
last, dollar of tbo ordinary boundary,
and il tlie line is crossed, instead of
meeting a penally they will only pay
the rate ol interest whioh the Government demands ou the excess. At present tho banks have moro funds in
roadinuss for the crop movciueut than
T_e"Beresfor_"Slioe
The " Beresfoid " Shoe is the most comfortable as well
as the nicest Shoe you ever bid oil your foot ; fits lise
an easy old shoe, shapes right lo your foot and remains
so until worn out. The assortment is made up of the
following : -Vici Kid, Box Calf, Gun Metal, Velonr,
Patent Kid. Enamel, Blucher, and regular cut, also
Men's Pal en I Leather But toned, and Eancv Top—
$5 TO $6.50.
McRAE MERCANTILE CO., LTD.
IF THE CLASS LOOKS TOO BIC
belter not say a word till you have
drank tbe soda we serve you. Then
you'll only wish it had been bigger
and that you could bold more. For
if there is a perfectly satisfying, delicious drink on the earth it is a glass
of our famous soda. Stop and have
ill least one. If your capacity were
equal to your desire you would want
a dozen.
'_ Candy Palace
tiny had at litis period in a number
nl years. At t he end of May the mui
g II between the note circulation and
thn pi ill up capital was over $28,01 0,
IKK), and it is probably m re now. In
the two preceding years lhe bunks had
at the end of May about :.'_.., Hltl.tHK),
If thu predictions ol Mr. Wm. Whyte,
of the C.P It, and others who can
spc.k authoritatively of the West are
fulfilled, and if the crops in the remainder of the country are ol similar
proportions, it is quite probable, bow-
evet, that the assistance of the Government's currency bill will be in
eluded.
WAN TED
LOST, STOLEN OR STRAYED-
Satuidiiy morning, July 25. a
Cocker Spaniel, black, curly, short
tal'i answers to the name of "Darky,"
-aliout 7 months old, East, seen at
the Wine and Spirit Company's office.
Reward Will he pan! iiii relui'ii of same
toT. H. Moffat., Rivi'lsloke Wine*.
Spirit Company.
UKRVANT WANTED-A young
IO girl wallied for light housework,
Apply In Mkh. F. HotlLKY, Fourth
SI net.
LOST—Gold Bi-ooch, set wilh pearls
and diamonds, between 1st. and
3rd. Streets, east, Return lo Mrs.
Murey. 'lid. Street, and received $5.00
reward,
WANTKD-F. t liiiscn school, a
female leal ber holding third
cor ll Heal e| $50 per month. For full
particulars apply to R. Tapping, nf
Ri'velsiiiki'. B, 0 . also lo Trustee H.
Ati ll ikon, Brlsco, II. C.
_____      _______________________________
J_    Sixlh   Street,   $25   per   month—
Apply Ri'velstoki' General Agencies,
Liinileil,
Rovelstoke Hospital Society
Annual General Meeting.
The annual general meeting ol the
members, of Die above society will be
held, as per bylaw, on Monday, August 3rd, 100H, in the City Hall at 8
p in.
T. KlI.I'ATKICK, PreB.
jly 18 It        B. R. Atkins, Secy.
For Sale
One and one-half acres cleared land
fifteen minutes walk from lho school
house, suitable fur strawberry growing
or market garden; six-roomed house*,
cow house, chicken bouse and wood
shed; city water laid on; electric light
up to propelty; price (1,000 cash. Ap
ply P. 0. Box 713, Bevelstoke, B. C.
r
SEE
J. G. BARBER'S
$5.00
CLOCKS
TRY ONE
FULLY GUARANTEED
C. R. R. WATCH INSPECTOR
Notice
The attention of lhe public is called
to Section 14 of City By-law 71, requiring that all garden hose jets and
sprinklers be tinned off on the sounding of the fire hell, and remain off during the progress of a lire. This provision has been disregarded lately, and
it is hoped the seriousness ol the matter will induce the public to give it
proper attention.
C. F. I indmakk, Mayor.
July 23,11108. jl 25 3t
IN   THE   SUPREME    COURT   OF
BRITISH   COLUMBIA
IN  THK   MATTKII  OK   THK   " WlNI.lNH
Up Act" and
In   tlio   Matter  of  the  Elwood  Tin
Workers Gold Mining Company
of Lurdeau,   Uritish   Columbia,
Limited, Non-personal Liability.
NOTICE is hereby given that an
application will lie made tn this  Honourable Court at the  Court  House,
Vancouver, B. C. on the Twelfth dav
of August, 1008, at the hour of 10:30
o'clock in the forenoon on behalf of
the Official Liquidator herein for an
order confirming the conditional agreement for  Balu of   the  property   and
assets of the  said  Company  for   the
sum of $20,000.00 made by tho Official
Liquidator to one Dillion Marsh.
Dated  at Revelstoke,   B.  C,   this
18th July, 1008.
SCOTT A BRIGGS
Solicitors for John K. Jones,
Official Liquidator,

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