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Array REVELSTOKE
Chief lumbering, railway,  mining, agricultural    and navt- ^
tloa   centre   between  Cnlgt *o
and > tbe Pacific ocean. %r
The Mail-Herald
V
THE MAIL-HERALD
Published twice weekly—Read
by everyone—The recognise
advertising medium for the
city and district,
Vol. 22-No. 86
.<*
REVELSTOKE. B. C, WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1915
$2.50 Per Year
BURGLARY AT
ORIENTAL HOTEL
Fifty-two  Dollars  Taken  by
Robbers — Watches   and
Cash Overlooked
Vifty-two dollars in cash und bills
Severe secured by burglurs who early
ton Saturday morning broke Into the
liar of the Oriental hotel iu Lower
town. The money wub taken from
tho cash register in the bar of the
hotel. ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^
cash register in which were three
watches and a small amount of mon-
ry was overlooked hy the burglars,
wbo probably were unable to work
thc Combination opening the compartment.
Thc burglars evidently broke into
the hotel through the hack door by
forcing the lock with a jemmy. MarkB
cf the implement used in lorcing the
■door were to he seen on the top and
bottom ol the door and also at the
sides near the fastening.
The bar had heen closed at the usual time on Friday night. Ole Brandt
the clerk, had remained in the office
«>f the hotel until 2 o'clock on Saturday morning but until he retired for
the night heard no suspicious sounds.
Tbe robbery was discovered by J. A.
Btone, proprietor of the hotel shortly before 7 o'clock on Saturday morning, the robbery having evidently taken place between 2 and 7 o'clock.
Several suspicious characters were
rounded up by the police, hut the
perpetrator of the burglary has not
jet been discovered
%
flSk SEPARATE PORTFOLIO
FOR MINISTER OF MINES
District Conservative Association Sends Petition to
Ottawa Officers Elected—Arrowhead Road Important — Confidence in Conservative Governments
and Members
Resolutions    requesting thc Domiu-
on    government to create a separate
Another compartment  ol   the' portfolio    for minister of mines,   expressing   contidence   in     the governments of Sir Robert Borden und     oi
Sir  Richard  McBride,  expressing  appreciation     of     the services of Hon.
Thomas Taylor, M.P.P., and of R. I'M
Qreen, M.P., and pledging to     them
continued     aud enthusiastic support,
and congratulating members ol     the
association who had volunteered   for
active service upon  their patriotism,
and wishing them a safe return, were
I passed     by      the   Revelstoke  District
I Conservative association at its     an-
tlons were as follows:
MINISTER ub' MINES
"That whereas: the Mining industry
bus become one ot the moot Important in the Dominion and the Said industry has shown a steady growth
this past year;
'■And whereas; the growth and development of the whole mining industry for the Dominion of Canada can
be materially aided by greater atten-
BUY SUPPLIES
IN REVELSTOKE
Field Alien Camp Provisioned
Here—Major Palmer Cor-A
rects Misrepresentation
NO ARROWHEAD TRAIN
ON MONDAYS DURING
THE WINTER MONTHS
Twenty-five aliens from the internment camp in the Revelstoke park
left on Monday night for Field escorted by a guard oi six privates and
j one non commissioned officer, in com-
mund of Lieut. Tyncr ol the British
Columbia Horse, Lieut. Tyner has
been relieving Lieut, w. H. Wallace
at the internment camp since last
Wednesday when Lieut. Wallace, who
is now camp commandant at Field,
lift in Command of the guard which
took the first detachment of 2", aliens
from the camp here to Field. There
are now 149 aliens remaining in tne
tamp in the Revelstoke park.
tion being     paid to the requirements:    Major     R.      Palmer arrived in tbe
aud possibilities of the industry; j city   on  Monday  atternoon  to  super-
"And  whereas: the control ol  mat-   N;se the transfer of  the aliens     and
ters relating to the mining industry  gUarrls to Field.   If existing     orders
nre at present under tlie control ud a  are not countermanded the remainder
uual meeting held at Arrowhead     on   Minister oi another departments 10f     the aliens and guards Irom     the
Monday.   A resolution calling the at-      "And     whereas: judging from past camp jn the Revelstoke park will be
experience in British Columbia, the movea to Field about November 10,
the necessity ior the early completion industry would be stimulated were j,e says. The weather on the motin-
ol the Arrowhead to Revelstoke road  the questions relating to the protec-  ta;n already is making it impossible
which   tion and development ol the industry   f,„.    the aiiens to perform much     in
the     road would he to the district,   jn the hands oi a special minister at the way oi road work     and     Major
liberty to devote his whole attention   i'almer expects permanent snow      at
1 the camp site in the course of a short
Commencing at midnight on Sunday the Canadian Pacific railway
winter  timetable  goes into effect.
Trains No. IS and 11 between St.
Paul and Seattle whicli now arrive
at 4.45 p.m., und 7.13 a.m., respectively, will lie discontinued.
On the Arrow Bakes between Arrowhead und West RobBOn only one
bout Instead of two win be in operation. The bout Will run six days a
week making the up and down trip
on alternate days.
The train between Kevelstoke aud
Arrowhead will run six days a week
instead oi seven as at present, there
being no truin on Mondays.
On Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays the train from Revelstoke to
Arrowhead  will leave  Revelstoke     at
(or leaving Arrowhead will be at
o.05 p.m., arriving in Revelstoke at
i.ih p.m. The trains will make con-»
uectione with the boat service.
No. 1 from Montreal to Vancouver,
which now arrives at 3-'2<J p.m., and
leaves at 3.4U p.m., will arrive at
fj.liO  p.m.,  and  leave at 5.-10.
Tram No, - from Vancouver to
Montreal which now arrives at 12.25,
p.m., and leaves at 12.45 p.m., WiU
arrive at l-M,-.", p.m., uud leave at
12.20 p.m.
Tram No. i from Toronto to Van-t
couver which now arrives at 4.5o a.
in., and leaves at 5.10 a.m.. will ai-
iive at 5-Ui a.m., and leave at 6.25
a.m.
Train No. 4 Irom Vancouver to .Toronto which now arrives ut 12.10 a.
m., and leaves at 12.23 a.m., will nr-
Hospital Matron Sends
Thanks for Socks
tention of Hon.  Thomas Taylor     ta
the necessity for the early con
of  the Arrowhead to RevelsL
und pointing out the benefit
road would be to the i
was     also passed, ou motion of
t'mith     seconded by J. Day, and
was also asked hy resolution that the
terry between Hall's Landing and Arrowhead    be     continued next season.
Letters   from     Sir Richard McBride,
Hon. Thomas Taylor and R. F. Green
M.P.,
laid belore the convention
■	
it thereto;
"Therefore be it resolved: tbat in time. Tlie camp, he believes, will be
the opinion ol this meeting of dele- reestablished at tbe present location
gates from all over the riding, the as early as possible next spring. A
time has arrived when the economic camp un the mountain during the
importance of thc mining industry winter Major Palmer considers quite
were among correspondence and its safe and proper coutrol de- impracticable, owing chiefly to tho
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ mand the creation of a portfolio     of  difficulty  and  coBt  ol  transjiortation
The   meeting was largely attended,   Minister ol Mines for the Dominion of
| all districts  heing  represented.     Re-  Canada;
I ports on organization were presented      "And be it lurther resolved that   a
by the various members and were re-  copy of these resolutions be forward-
.15    a.m., instead ol 7.4t) aB at pre-   rive  at  1.15  a.m.,  and  leave  at 1.30
a.m.
Train No. l westbound will Btop
between Sicumous and Kamloops to
allow passengers from points east
and south of Sicamous to detrain.
On Wednesday, Friday and Sunday Truin No. 4, eastbound will stop be*
the train Irom Revelstoke to Arrow- tween Sicumous and Revelstoke to al-
head will leave Revelstoke at 11.30 low passengers from points west and
a.m., and will arrive in Arrowhead routh of Sicamous to detrain. AU
at 1.15 p.m..   On these days the time   trains will carry mail.
sent and will arrive in Arrowhead at
F.15 a.m. Returning to Revelstoke
the train will leave Arrowhead at
10.30 a.m. and will arrive in Revelstoke at 12.1-5 p.m.
SERVICE MAY
1    After being introduced to the meeting Mr.  Mathers stated  that in     tho
r-i-i» «p_    absence  of  George  Bury and F.     W»
Dp    ptpi   Al   I-11   Peters he had been comml<asion<ed    to
l»™    ll"«l   ■••wUU   place the position ol the company be*
■■    . hire     the   meeting.    He stated      thai.
I ferred   to     the officers for attention.
  ' Last year's officers were reelected and
The following  letter  addressed     to  H.  E.  Nellis ol Beaton,  R.  S.  Gulli-
the superintendent of the Revelstoko  van ol   Arrowhead  and George Lind-
hospital     has     beeu received by the  ley of     Glacier were elected members
Red Cross society of     the association.   The officers and
Dear Madam:  I wish to thank   you   executive are us follows:
nnd     to the impossibility ..f keeping   gu|   Qn|y   Jri-Weekly    SeTVICe  since tbl' 0Penin8 ol lhe Kcttle Val-
the aliens employed. .      ....   . . .    . ley line, the company had experience*
in Winter -Arrow   Lanes
Ranchers  Fear Ruin
In this connectieeii Major Palmer hue
been represented as having suid that
it would be possible Ior the member
for Kootenay to induce tha government to allow the icamp to remain in
Revelstoke during the winter. In
this   he has been entirely misquoted.
for the big box of warm socks   that
you sent for my jiatients.
You little know how much we require them and how very grateful
we are to the generous women of
■Canada. |
It is both cold and rainy out   here]
on     the     sand     dunes  ot  Northern
France and we cannot have
many sweaters, caps and socks
€>iir men.
1 have addressed this letter to you
as I bad only the label to go by,
"Revelstoke, B. C," marked on the
esocks which I received, trusting that
you will convey to those who sent
these my grateful thanks on behalf off
the  Canadian  boys at the front.     I
Hon. Pres—Right Hon. Sir R. L.
Borden and Hon. Sir Richard McBride.
Hon. V'ice Pres.—Hon. Thomas Taylor, R. F. Green, M.P., Capt. W. W.
Foster, M.P.P.
President—W. R. Reid, Arrowhead
Vice      President—H.     J.  McSorley,
too  Revelstoke. ^^^^^^^^
for      Sec.-Treas.—R. D. Macdonald
| Executive—N. B. Smith, Alex. Pur-
ney. Arrowhead; John Bland, Galena
Bay; Vi. A. Strutt, Beaton; W. S.
Rennie, Camborne; Rubs Evans. Comaplix; John Lewis, Wigwam; Frank
Holder, Albert Canyon; John Tector,
Illecillewaet; David Swanney, Glacier; Joah Day, David    Hall,     Hall's
am, Yours truly. V, C. Nesbitt. mat-   Landing; Robt.  Armstrong, Crawford
ron, No. I Canadian General Hosptt-J Creek; R. C. Smith, St. Leon;     Wm.
al.
Kaslo Red Cross workers last week
■sent a ton of jam to Montreal to be
forwarded to the soldiers at the front
To date Golden hns contributed 40
men for overseas service, XT of them
nre on their way to the tiring line.
Boyd,     Halcyon;  C. Holten, A.     E.
Kincaid, Kd. Trimble, Revelstoke.
ed to the  Right Honourable R.      L.
Borden,     L.L.B..   K.C., Premier     of
Canada, and to Sir Richard McBride,
I render of British Columbia."
SIR ROBERT BURBLN
Resolved that this meeting oi
Revelstoke District Conservative as- him the matter ol retaining the camp
sociation express its continued confi- in Revelstoke Major Palmer advised
dence in the administration of Right that Mr. Green should be asked to
Hon. Sir R. L. Borden, and its deep bring the subject to thc attention of
satisfaction that the affairs ol the the minister, as the effectiveness of
Dominion are in safe and courageous Mr. Green's influence at Ottawa bad
hands ut tbis critical period in the nlready been demonstrated. To have
history ol the British empire. saidj that any private member ol par-
We desire to reiterate our     regret  liament had it in his power to radi-  Kurd to tbe announced tri-weeKiy ser
that the farseeing,  loyal and states-  cally change the considered policy   ot   \ ice on the Arrow lakes uud the m
manlike policy embodied in the naval  the government would have heen    ab-
bill >vas not permitted by the Liberal  surd, and Major Palmer says that be
opposition in the senate to come into   made     no     statement such     as   has
force, and we exjiress our warm   ap-   heen attributed to him.
pi-evil and     hearty support of     the      At Field Major Palmer says an ex-
meana by  which the government   has  cellent     winter camp has been estab-
tnabled Canada to play so worthy a  lished consisting of BUbst intial     log
part in the great struggle in     which  buildings.   The     aliens     will he em-
the empire is now involved. , ployed in cutting wood, Clearing right
PREMIER MCBRIDE ,lf wa7i building bridges and crushing
Resolved that this     convention     of   Iock-   The snow nt the oamP sitc   i8
the  Revelstoke  District  Conservative   ,,ot dpeP in winter and good     work
Owing     to his special train having
been  detained (Ieorge   Bury,  vice-president    ol  the  Canadian  l'acific rail-
the  When the hoard of trade took up with   way company, wus  unable to     reach
Nelson on Friday uight in time to
confer with the delegation oi thi
board of trade, as had been expected,
W. A. .Mathers, ucsistuus fetuerul superintendent Ior British Columbia iiu-
es, attended tbe meeting and expressed     the views of the compuny iu ic-
weekly  Bouudury  train service,
Belore Mr. Mathers arrived at the
hoard rooms, the delegation from tue
bourd ol trude held u conference With
Dr. J. H. Kelso ol Eedgewood, F. G,
Fauquier oi Fauquier uud NeedlM, G.
C. Brown and Dr. J. Bum Thorn of
Truil and H.   J. LuBr.ish ul Nakusp,
a great falling ort in the amount ot
freight and passengers carri<ed on tic
Arro.v lakes boats and that therttoro
it felt justified in cutting the service
Irom a daily to a tri-weekly   one..
Mr. LuBiash stated that a permanent tri-weekly service on the lakeB
would be a death blow to the ranchers and that tlrnse who were not utterly ruined would bt compelled to
leave the district. It would therefore
become little better than the wilderness it was before being settled, he
declared and that in this case the
company would also hjse in the It ng
mn. He stated that a daily service
waa in a! s lute necessity to the ranchers living al. ng the lakes and that
i.nlc.-- small fruits could be shipped
daily all those ;-r wing them would
be ruined.
Mr. Fauquier corroborated this
eni . : el   tdded that unless   the
.Ml Mc assured tb.it    thiB
H-rM.T  would noi : anient tbey
■ II  pi   igh  under the gur-
ussociatijn     exjiress     to     Hon.  Sir  Cttn     be  accomplished.   The  supplies
continued confidence  for    tlic     ca,,1P at 1,>1'1 will. Major
At the close of the meeting thanks   HiC|lard \tcriridc ^^^^^^^-^^^^^^^-^^^— ^^^^^—         -•' •—•
were   expressed to the officers and the   jn hjs leaUcrRnip anu heurty ai,provul   l'"1"1"1' believes, be purchased in Rev-   <lei,t of the Lanudian  Pacific  r.ilwa. advantage
all oi whom came to the city for  the ,|tns they had laid out and    go     to
purpose ol representing their various raising something else.  The    small
localities in placing the matters    he* {j-ult growers wi reed out or
fore Mr. Bury.   Belore taking up   thl .   Mny thoU-
buBiness     of the meeting a telegram sands ol di Hare invested In the (arms
from Sir Thomas Bhaughnessy, pnsi- in the district would he entirely lost
passing of the resolution to the members of the association now on active
service was     followed  hy the siniring
of  the administration of his govern-: elstoke.   At the present time supplies   <«»'P"ny. was read, in whit , , the    lakes
ment.   We     are    in thorough accord   ,,,r th- '"'""I'  in the Revelstoke park   ,,(1 that George Bury would meet   and   that had been used as an inducement
of the national  anthem.   Tbe resolu
with the policy which he bus adopted  «"'« <d«0 Ior all the guards on     the  WMUft with the delegation.   A  tele
NINE MORE RECRUITS
LEAVE CITY FOR VERNON
and pledge our support, to the end
thut the honest and able administration which be has given to the province of British Columbia may continue.
HON. THOMAS TAYLOR
lines of communication bei ween Kamloops and Field are being bought in
Revelstoke.
\t Banfl another alien camp is being established, where lofl prisoners
of      war  will   be  interned  and  where
gram was then  read  from  Mr.   Bury
referring the delegation to F   w. Pet-
i is,  general  supei Inti ndi nt   toi   IM it
lab  Ci,lumbia  lines,  and  that  us      he
would .   arrive     In the City at
Late h"1!! and li ave ai
tomanj and
hinted further that   it   was the Canadian ..        that
ntagt  while     it
Mad                                                  triCt.
Dr. J. H. K                     thai     fr.etu
' un     tho
Resolved   that the RevelstJke Dis-  work sin"lar '" «•'"» ■>• M«ld will be  In the morning he would be unable ^o  proposed plan would greatly hamper
Several Others Will Join Fifty-fourth Within Next Few
Days—Officers of Battalion on Recruiting Mission
—Will Soon Co Overseas
Nine recruit! Mir the Fifty-fourth the program arrunged Ior the re-
battalion left Revelstoke on Monday ' cruiting meeting on Baturday niL-ht
morning Ior Vernon as a result of tho . at the corner af McKenzie aventte and
recruiting campaign conducted by .Second street, opposite the city hall,
Oapt W. Neilson, adjutant, and Capt. was not carried out but a speech was
j H. Hamilton ol the 51th battalion delivered by Capt. Hamilton, whe ex-
Some of these had already signed the ^ \ laiued that owing to overseas drafts
rolls wh, i the officers of the 54th ; having left for the front the Fifty-
arrived, and decided    to' fourth battalion waB below strength fjer» ',urUu" of the constituency
trict Conservative ssso<Ciation in con
vention  assembled  express  to      Hon
ib. .ii. as   fayl,,r warmest uiipicclatinn   ''_' '•■"""''"
of hia sterling i<srvic<ss both to    the
province and tO Kevelstoke COD tltU
tncy, that wc pledge to Mini enthusiastic   support,  and   express   I"      bim !
our gratitude for the unfailing atten
(Ion  which  he has ut  all  times  given
to    the requirements of big constitu-
I lltS.
K. F. OBEBN, M. im
ed that tins meeting of    tho
Revelstoke Dial i lei  I It di ii vative   as-1
sociation express to R. F. Green, M.I
IM, warm apprwiation ol the   interest
which he has taken  in tbc wishes   of;
undertaken.   The buildings at    Banff ,alk    wiUl the delegation but    that his associates and himsell In carry-
are now under construction.   01   th.' 0rant "•''" miL',u !"' -"'" il' thePrt      •' t    then       rk in tbe ■■
2flo will runic Irom Brnn- v"tl'   car between " e'1"1 ' o'clock In tl lid it  ••.. aid Ix
don    iiiiii    .'in from Castle  2? m.les ll"' !""ni1111--   A message Irom V. w. hie for a I                  a weel   - rvko
ws) of BanS, where an alien "camp is rctcrB    WBH    ""»"•"' referring the to keep a channel through the    ice
i ow In operation.
Major Palmer expects to leave
shortly fm the cast to join thc battalion ,,f Pioneers for overseas lef"
\1ee in which he holds a commission
us major.
tion to Mi. Mat  • rs     who wm
in      the eily tO
tive.
lien snd that he >
I :-   launch lor  the  pmieupe      e'f
Dtll I.f Three)
Spokane Capitalists Buy
Waverley Tangier Group
battalion     arrived,  and  decided     to  lourth  Dattatlon was  Delow   Btrengtn •—*  k—i-«h ui t"e totmuiuency   Jf|
loin the Kootenay battalion, in   ad- . ml more recruits were needed.   Rev- Kootenay, ami especiall) ol thc Rev-     The     Wa7erly-Tangier    grot i
dltion to the nine who left on     Mon-1 i-Istoke had done Well in the Past     in tlst°ke diB^^i »"d our genuine gra-  claims at   the  headwaters of the  llli
dav  several  other recruits huve     BT- providing      men,      but   he said  there u""1"  '"'   "»'  •UCCeSSful  eflorts  that   Cillewaei   river  have been Bold  by   0.
ranged to loin the battalion and will were still many young men in Revel- '" "'•" »»»« on 1"'1"'if    of  Sandberg ami t. Graham to    J.   0.
leave for Vernon m a ten days Those stoke    who    had no ties to prevent l,1H constituents.   We would especially  Brans, ii. T. Marsh. Jacob Piper and
j,      ,,,,,     on Monday were (ieorge them from doing their duty te.   their commend the g i not. which Me has   \-  Anderson, all of Bpokane, Devel-
Kricker   .i   Stewart, J. Young, 3. D. country,   As the Kootenay battalion Performed foi the mining Industry ol.opment work wit] start Nov. l.
Madsen'and James Wier -lack of Rev   would «■■ n receive orders to proceed British Columbia und wc pledge    to,
elstoke.   Napoleon  Brno nnd  (I.  Big-,overseas it offered a splendid oppor- blm     um
HUNTING IN PARK IS
NOT CONTRARY TO LAW
Provincial Came Warden Says That Until Revelstoke
Park is Declared Came Reserve by Provincial Government Any Person With License i.iay Hunt There
That  hunting  within  thi •   lead to    a
park  is not contrary to law  is     ths  conviction,  I.e.,  if the I   N  wire ap-
 ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^—,     statement     made     by  A.  IMvun  Wil    j-ealrd.    Tbi   park  w.iidenB  have     no
Napoleon Brno and 0. Pig-overseas tt offered a splendid oppor- ,li,n      ,;   hearties!  and enthusiastic     Cranbrook la having a big eitlsen'i llama, provincial game warden, in   a
car    of Trout Lake mid John Bums tunity tee young men wh,, wanted   to iupporl whenever he Bhall again offal     Mng on tht   'Mi   to organise,    it letter to H, H,  Ferguson, nf Revel-
and Frederick Logan ol Calgary.   H,    el  ipeedily to the front, Oapt, Ham- himself for re-election. stble, n troop of Boy Scouts. M.,y- gtoke, deputy game warden.
nffnir     his      There     is     nothing ut tbe present
,1 Oalgary.   H.jget speedily to the front. Capt. Ham- himself for re-election.             B
W     Edwards taxidermist, ot Second  llton expressed the thanks of the bat- ' tht  resolutions will     be or Bowneas has lent the
■treet     also    enlisted    nnd      will' tallon to the city and especially    to «nl             Robert Borden, Sir Rich-  patrons
leave     for Vernon this week.    .Mbert   the ladies for nil tb.it bad been   done ard   McBride,  to   Mr.   Qreen  and      to      For allowing a patient     to     stray
pjctoi  Ludgate,  mualoian,  ol uevei- for tt. Mr. Taylor.                                     j from the Michel hospital and    drown
ptoke has loined the ban.I of the r.Ttb     I'apt   N'eiis'.n nnd  Capl   Hamilton The followin   Min- were rend:       herself in the river, Dr, Welton    haa
imttiiiion. returned to Vernon on Monday morn-    —— |heen   ordered to pay tl.wo damages
Owing'to the absence ol the  banfl,lng                                                    I (Continued on Page 2)             [to deceased's husband.
time     to prevent any  jeers en     fr,,. ,
hunting    in    tht vs Mi. Wil
Hams, who rontinties:
ilirht  to tell anybody  they may   not
there,   In I   I   bave
■ ■ n    a good deal of    Mr.
bo    is
very ai I d all    tho
Dominion    pai ks lnt i erves.
1 ntil  tl i  red   gains
"Making (he gams laws It  entirely nserves by the provincial government
bi the bai fines and any   any     person     with     a licence bas u
prosecution     for hunting in a    park, light to hunt there." PAQB TWO
THE MAIL-HERALD   REVELS . OKE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER VI. IMS
Zbe fl&aiMberalb
PUBLISHED   WEDNESDAY   AND
SA'l'KllAY   AT
REVELSTOKE,  11. ('
rJAiail-Herald Publishing
Company, Limited
, G.  ROOKK,  Manager and  Editor.
<ufSp|sp^
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER VI,  1915
A MINISTER OF MINES
The "lining industry ol Canada, al
ways 'eni' uf the foundations ,A the
prosperity of the Dominion, has this
year come Into special prominence
te tin- demand Inr metals, and
• : •■ [uent higher prices, create.I by
tlie European war. Mining In Canada
has now before it brighter possibilities fur development than at any
time within the past decade, and now
than ever, ai'e required initiative, luvestigutiou and direction
necessary to due development,
i; the opportunities presented
I y the unprecedented demand
for metals are appreciated and taken
advantage of the mining industry
ii,ay now be placed Upon a basis
which would render its future- assured.
The present opportunity f"r fostering the mining industry makes particularly timely the request of the
Revelstoke District Conservative association that a sep.urate portfolio
ol mines be created in the Dominion
Cabinet. The Borden government has
not been unmindful of mining, and
las paid heed to the representations
of Mr. R. P. Oreen and others well
versed jn the needs ol the industry
when requests on its behall have been
| resented at Ottawa, as is to be seen
in the readiness with which Mr.
Green's suggestions for the encourage
ment of the zinc industry have heen
. lopted;    but it is not possible    to
believe that the minister charged with
the care of the mining industry r,,u
give t.e it the attention which its Im-
I irtance wat rants when he has also
i ■ care of another department ol
the government. A minister of mines
who can cive Ins whole attcntia;:   to   premier and  his policies have
than ordinary Significance.
The Borden government is holding
office at time when history is being
made, ut. a period of stress for tho
BritiBh empire, when more than usual
depends upon the attitude adopted by
the governments of tho great self-
governing Dominions ot the empire.
During this critical period the government has maintained the best traditions of the Uritish race. It has
rendered to the empire loyal and efficient service, and lias enabled Canada In play a worthy part in the
struggle In which the empire is engaged, U has been harassed by nt-
i.icks on the part of those who permit im consideration to deprive them
•if an excuse to make partizan capital, but the vast majority of the people e'f Canada give the government
e ledit fui- having performed its pub-
he duty loyally, honestly and effectively al a time when loyalty, honesty
and      efficiency  were  ,if  special  value,
md the resolution of confidence in
sir Robert Borden and his colleagues, adopted by the Revelstoke
Conservative association will have
the endorsation and approval, not
only of the Conservatives of the constituency, but ot very many who under ordinary circumstances give their
support to Liberal policies and
to Liberal leaders.
Tne conlidencc expressed in the Mc-
' ride government is equally justified.
The government has beeu recently
the object of an attack of a moro
than usually vindictive character,
and insinuations of unworthy and
dishonorable conduct have been freely levelled against, Sir Richard himself hy those who have no scruples as
tu the nature of the weapon witb
,\ liieli they attack a political opponent. The insinuations have been
probed at the premier's own request,
and     Sir Richard's reputation     bus
cen completely vindicated. The hoi-
Miwu'ss -if the campaign against his
government has leen almost simultaneously exposed. Nothing has oc-
- irred to shake the loyalty of the
people of British Columbia to Bir
Richard McBride and his administration, and it is likely to be found,
when next the people express their
\ lews at the poll, that the exl i erne
and  personal  attacks to which     the
been
of the Washington growers towards
this loss. They luy the blame wholly
at the feet of their Ifruit pest inspec-
( rs, who have the authority to condemn infected fruit, but who have in
the past been fur too lenient. There
could be no better testimony to the
elhciency and value of the service being rendered to the fruit industry in
tins province at-the'present time by
riiidi' Inspector Cunningham and hiB
staff. Occasionally the remark iH
heard that these officials arc too drastic in their treatment of the orchards
to which infected fruit is traced.,It is
due to this severity, however, that
the disastrous pest-ridden condition
of some Washington fruit districts
hns no parallel in the province.
Holden, we could huve hud a better
leader or a more patriotic chielta.n.
As Ior your locul member, Hon.
Thomas Taylor, uud the Federal
member, Mr, Green, 1 know full weil
the abiding confidence oi your section
in their worthiness and capauilities
as representatives.
Faithfully yours,
RICHARD  MoBRIDH
Yictoriu, l). C, Oct. 20, l'.ll'S.
ev-
iii
CHARITY RUN RIOT
Saturday      Chinook : Almost
ery day        is       tag       day
Vancouver,  and every day cilr/ens are
called upon by collectors for this   or
thai   fund,  and everywhere one  turns
a     collection plate is placed under
ime's   nose.     II seems   that   half      the
population is collecting ofl the other
half, or giving to the other half.
Mothers Collect from their s us,
daughters collect Irom their fathers,
and sons turn in and collect from
nn'thers and daughters. Every odd
ontertalnraent is In aid of some charity or other Give! Give! Give! is
the order of the duy.
The tug day is an institution which
can be abused. Very often the man
who is offered a tag on the street
corner buys it, not with a full realisation of the nature of the fund being supported, but rather to avoid
unpleasantness and embarrassment in
passing the fair corners without a
tag disjil tyed Upon his lapel. It does
not strike us as being the proper
thing that Indies should stand all
day on the curb begging alms from
passers-by. Many ol the ladies do so
at great risk to their health, to the
annoyance of their husbands and the
neglect of their children. We are Informed that many of the ladies consent to taking a part in tag days
only under pressure. They say that
"the committee will be offended if
everyone doesn't turn out."
There is not the slightest doubt
that in some of the patriotic concerts
L-iven the wur funds have been bled
for the benefit ot the iierformers and
promoters.
AT   THE   THEATRES
the requirements of the industry is
urgently needed, and is required
now more than ever before.
sh im,lum.'.i.i produces moro
than one quarter of the mineral pro-
lucts "! ' be Domii ion and Ln pr ipoi -
tion to population the mining industry is ol immensely more Importanc
to tbe people of the province than to
the population eif any other province
ii m inion.   The potential mineral    wealth .if British Columbia
Iy vastly greater tl in tl
other It is less d
■ pe 1, and I ted with ;
problems,   British I olumbla is
the    provini • ■ st co        ed    in
the     attit ide    I I e govei nmi i I   I
It   IS
. lantly     j istified     In
e        real        I
of mines, and it has everj  right
.......
held     by
■
pre
the
CONFIDENCE WELL DESERVED
resolutions i
.- .
In--.     ' in
I : ■ Bor-
I Mel
...
• cted, will have h id tbe •
i ,'ernment I    thi
est imation.   There is n" rea-
bi lieve that  the loy iltj     ot
la gen-
has
:
the
toi      -   :.-
.cy.
FROM THE  SANCTUMS
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The new  manager oi the Rex thea-
tre  was  much gratified at the   large
and  enthusiastic  audience  which   at-
the Rex theatre on Monday
evening.   The  Lex theatre will be op-
-    a strictly high class lamily
'-  thing but tl.'- better class
e.f     photoplays will be shown.     The
program will be changed three times
wt M  nday, Wednesday     and
The performance
it   7 p.m., and the matinee On
A two i-iece     or-
wili play at present  and will
■   ; iture. The
- wishes to state that   it
le of Revelstoke     to
•   is  their theatre and that
. ••  ■     i igg<-■. .Ml     be
■
ction    I     ' May
to be oif-
-
Tl ■ ■   ire tak-
•   seashore,
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wh.,
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R. D. Macdonald,  Esq.,
Secretary  District Conservative
Association,,
ltevelstoke, B. 0.
near Mr. Macdonald:
1 have yours of the lHth instant,
and regret very much indeed that, it
is likely to be impossible Ior me to
be with you at the annual meeting
which you are going to hold ut Arrowhead on the -."itb, Inst., owing to
circumstances over winch I have no
control, but unfortunately, there are
some matters that will require my
presence here at that particular
lime, However, should 1 hnd, later
Iiiui 1 can get away, 1 will surely
inn up. and will wire you accordingly,   l   remain,
Vi'iirs Uaitbfully,
ii. F. QREEN.
Victoria,  Oct.  21,   JOtJ.
li.  D,   Macdonald,  Esq.,
Secretarj  District Conservative
Association,,
IM 0.  liox 272, Revelstoke, B. 0.
Dear Mr. Macdonald
1 beg to acknowledge receipt of
your favor ol the ISth inst., advising
.ne that it is intended to hold the
annual meeting of the RevelstoKO
District Conservative association at
Arrowhead ou the -3th inst.. and extending uu invitation to me to he
present.
In reply I have to advise that on
such short notice 1 find that it will
he practically impossible for me to
he ou hand. I have Just returned alter an absence of several duys on an
ius|iection trip over the Canadian
Northern l'acinc railway aud 1 fear
it would be impossible tor me to
leave the oilice again without having
to postpone a considerable amount ol
otlicial business, 1 am exceedingly
sorry that I shall not have an op-
portltnlty of being present with yoil
and I trust your meeting will he as
successful as those which have taken
place in the past. I have no doubt
the Revelstoke District Conservative
association will continue to maintain
its standing as the most up to date
Conservative association ol the province.
With best wishes to you all, I beg
to remain,
Yours truly,
THOMAS TAYLOR.
The following telegram was read:
Victoria, B. C, Octoher 25, 1915
R. D. Macdonald,
Secretary   Revelstoke  District  Conservative Association,
Arrowhead, B. C.
Please inform meeting my sincere
regret at being unable be present and
convey to them my best wishes. I
:iust your meeting will be more successful than any ever held by your
association.
R. F. GREEN.
.
WHEN BUYINGYEAST
INSIST ON HAWING
THIS PACKAGE
DECLINE SUBSTITUTES
KI'T!    i !>.T    I'. SPECT1
'
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of    I
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-■in     no*      nearly
mil
!.,    tin-: |,: -.. ince ■ -i.
and  turned  bark  tl
The frnll
' e.f    a
good     mei -.  tho e lollars,     nnd
mdered
a hal  i ied
■   i-i '    ,t   ever
to be packed Inl .   i eai     \ nt .■    11
i in   iu this Issue Me m    thc   ittltude
Asks Separate Portfolio
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Monday.
.
an  Ind expei t
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put  th though -."'i'i", di
it bs ■■
i,"i ve.i ',, bi lng aboui ,i great deal
of eco • v    iii v.mi con e
out well  In iha end.   Of coursi
the    i t    i centratii n
bI Id ecu!
. e| i feel ii ei ,,,, one    can
say     tb it   than  the  Prime  Mil
the lii*''   Honourable Sir Robi rt   i,
Revival Will Benefit
Mountain lumbermen
Hon. W, ii. Ross, minister ot bands)
states that  (: im various reports that.
hia department there   iB,
■ ei in the timber Indus-1
•    it Ion      bus vastly  im-
thia  tunc  last  year    and
■iv  encouraging.
imi ens,, wheal crop
:. ii (rested,"   said    Mr.
i ie prairie provin-
Dg  to  make      long
.-.'.■ ments,   and
placing     with
..i numerous
i   (in hopeful that
e uda  to a lai ge
which will     be
lal to the  nn-
...  in I he pa I
be depi esslon.
11  in     thc
i n ted  in     tin-
■ if large orders
.   • ie   Vdmlrall v and     other
■ II maintained,
-   teii unsolvid
-   •■ .ii   ub-:
•  direction    Tha
■' I   ii   it  a number .,(
' the difficulty
i    '    •-■   '.-'■     an.I   i..   gl\ null'etl'ie.n.   i    am
■ i. date    we
'      ime pi .1. -
1  ■   pn
fi eal I .   thai  oonfroi I
'      I       let     HI "
■ ii   timber cargoes.
"in • 'ie is tnueh  to
give    e i    ment,   The const log-
1    d    <   fm ly   hupy
eai eeli,    imi   t be  hit-  mills   have  bad   B
e   le e, -. 1 ■-.,., -    , , >'    J H 1-1111 C SS .   |H|lk-
itu'    '■ ■ In 11 '• old ciiuni ry
which     »iii     prove very valuable to
i hein as I ime goes on."
Shamrock Hams
and Bacon
(CURED IN CALGARY)
Made from selected hogs—in the most modern plant in the
West -Government inspected—approved by careful housewives everywhere. SHAMROCK IS THE SEAL OF SUPERIORITY, and this applies equally to Lard, Butter, Eggs,
Sausage—wherever it appears.
P. BURNS & COMPANY, Limited
KING EDWARD HOTEL
H.J. MCSORLEY. PROP.
REVELSTOKE, B. C.
Strictly First-Class
Rooms—Single, en Suite, and with Bath
Revelstoke Wine and Spirit Co., Ltd.
Importers and Wholesale Dealers.
Manufacturers of Aerated Waters
CIGARS
WINES
LIQUORS
Agents for Calgary Beer
Jack Laughton, Proprietor First Street, Revelstoke, B. C.
WINDSOR HOTEL
EUROPEAN  PLAN
GOOD ACCOMMODATION REASONABLE RATES
CAKE IN CONNECTION
f\ DI C KI T A I      Suitably furnished with the
HOTEL
d. Albert Stone, Proprietor
choicest the market affords.
Best Wines, Liquors and
Cigars. Rates $1 a day.
Monthly rates.
Union Hotel
A. P. LEVESQUE, Proprietor
FIRST STREET,   REVELSTOKE, B. C.
Delicious Vegetables, &c, fresh from own Ranch
EVERY   CENT   COUNTS
When addesd to your grocery bill. Tha old proverb
"Look after the cents and the dollars will look after
themselves," is heing realised by the customers who
regularly Imy Hobson's money saving values in groceries. Bring a trial or.ler—it may be your first but it
won't be your last.
Rcmeml>cr Hobson'B own ebaked bread is a pleasure to
cat.
Phone 41
HOBSON'S
Box 734
H. W. EDWARDS
Taxidermist.
Bear Rug* Mounted. Furs cleans
and Dressed.
86 Second St., RevelBtoke, B. 0.
1	
GOLD RANGE LODGE, No. N
KNIGHTS  OF  PYTHIAS
Meets  every    Wednesday evening
at    8  o'clock,    ln  SeUirk Hall.
Visiting    brothers    cordially  Invited.
R. GORDON, O. 0.
E. G. Burridge & Son
Plumbers and Tinsmiths
We specialise in
Mo talllo Ceilings, Corrugated Roofing, Furnnoe Work and up-
to-date Plumbing
Work
Work .Shop -Connaught Ave.
REVELSTOKE      -      -    B.C.
.     L*~—mL^m      Kevelstoke Lodge
VH lSS^ loyal ordkri
nl   Ml)    OF M00SE
W/M Meets every second
^^J^^   iiiui Fourth Tuesday
F           in  the Selkirk Hall.
Visiting Brethren are cordially invited.       ALLAN K. FYFE, Die.
H. L. HAUG, Sec.
Lumbermen
i> will pay you to make
n call nt,
F. B. WELLS
Fur Buyer and Exporter
Old Town     Revblbtokb, B.C.
before Inlying vour outfit
of working olotnei for the
imsli.    1 make a specialty
of   Logging  Shoel,   Pants,
Snx, shirts, Blanket*.and
everything required in ymir
business.
SELKIRK LODGE No. 11
I. 0. 0. F.
Meets every Thursday evening In
Selkirk  Hall  at  8 o'clock. Visiting brethern cordially Invited.
DUGALD BELL, N.  G.
JAMES MATHIE. Secretary.
KOOTENAY LODGE, No. lt.
A. F. and A. M.
Regular    Meetings     est held ln
New Masonic Hall on the Fourth
Monday ln each month at S p.m.
Visiting brethren   are   cordially
welcom<».
JOHN LEE,  W.  M.
ROBT.  GORDON,  Secretary WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27,  11)1.5
THE   MAIL-HERALD.  REVELSTOKE
PAGE   THREH
WORLD NEWS TERSELY TOLD
An order in council han removed tho
restrictions upon the export of potatoes from1 Canada to the United
JHtates. I
Six hundred invalided Canadian soldiers have already been provided for
in convalescent homes by thc Hospit-
nla Commission.
The Canadian department of militia will supply larrlgans to the soldiers at the front nnd In England, as
well as an extra pair ol boots for
each.
The Minister of Agriculture Tias Of*
feared  the  Uritish  war oilice the wholo
«>f Canada's exportable surplus of
dressed beef during the next Bix
months. I
The Hon. W. T. White, finance minister, announces that a domestic national patriotic loan will be floated
after the crops have beeu marketed.
The third Hungarian revenue loan
will be opened on November 1st. and
will he offered in sums ranging from
5 to 10,000 crowns (a crown is worth
about 20 cents), tax free at six per
ccnt. interest, jiayahle every nix
months. .
During September n cases were
tried in the police court in Merritt.
The Prince George Post has suspended publication owing to a lack
of money. ,
It is rumored that Banff will
thc  great  internment camp for
Dominion  this winter.
be
the
Romance of Lost
Mine is Recalled
A flour mill has been built at Soda Creek. Some day there may ho
e in' at Rock creek.
Thc right Rev. Robert Codman, Episcopal Bishop nf Maine, died in a
hospital at Boston on Oct. 7, the
cause of death heing tumor in the
brain. He wus horn in Boston in
185!). As friend, adviser and Bishop,
lie was loved by his people.
Henri Fabre, the eminent French
entomologist and celebrated us tho
Homer of the insects, died at his
home in Orange, France, on Octoher
12, aged ninety-two years. Bdfore his
■death a monument had been erected
in his honor at Avignon.
Mrs. Kineston of Groveton, Ont.,
nnd her six stalwart sons in khaki
carried off the special prize at Spenc-
erville fair for the biggest family on
the grounds. One son is a captain in
the 50th Lisgar Ritles, another a private in the 2nd Battalion, invalided
Juiine wounded.
Six members of the British parlia-
l ment have been killed in action since
I the war began, the last heing Lord
Nlnian Oriohton Stuart, member for
Cardiff, and brother of the Marquis
of ltute and the Hon, 0, I, Mills,
member   or  Oxbridge,
The seismometer nt Stuttgart oh-
servntory recorded strong earth vl-
1 rations   for   lhe   twenty-four       he.ins
ending 8.23 a.m., Oct, llth. The disturbance apparently was central in
Europe, Earth tremors were felt at
Marienhnd during tlie morning.
Prince Cherhatoff, Russian Minister
of thc Interior, has been allowed to
retire and will be succeeded by Alex-
e: Khvostoff, court chamberlain. M.
Khvostofl will be the first member of
the"Duma appointed to the ministry.
He was formerly leader of the Right
party.
Hidden for half a century;     sought
fm      by      countless  prospectors  who
have toiled  and sweated through the
forests and over the bill tit thc Boundary country spurred on hy the irre-
bistahle     compelling     belief that     it
The smelter  at  Keeler,  Wash.,  will   would be found '"just over the     next
resume       operations     having     been   ridge"     but who despairingly     have
bought by a Spokane company. died, or ever doomed to failure, hnvo
' finally reluctantly    relinquished    the
George     Novack     of Rossland,  in-  K(,|in.h ml(]  hlive wanaereo awtty,     a
tends     to reopen the Transvall mine   ,0Dg 1(ist    (1Uftrtz propert, haB agttll)
in Highway  valley, near Ashcroft.        !„,,,„ iocated.
liiiring     the yenrs that have intervened     since two American  prospect'
ors     .discovered  in the early  sixties.
the   "golden   ledge"  tales  of  the  fab-
Slocan,  Kootenay and  Arrow  lakes   ulous wealth of  the rick  have grown
Little Red Dan McDonald has gone
to Trail from thc north. He ran a
livery years ago in .Sandon.
cast     the  grandest   lake  scenery
Switzerland into the consomme,
if
Mining activity is increasing
around Keremeos. The force at thc
Silver Horn mine will soon he increased.
Mr. Raymond of Oroville is develoji-
ing an epsom salts  mine  in Richters
and    the extravagant dream ol    the
fortune hunters have heen woven My
time into the romance of the lost
mine as undisputable facts which
were implicitly believed hy those hardy spirits who ventured forth into
the wilderness in search of the Eldorado.
Recently,     W.     Guttridg'e,     a well
I'ass.   He will get $!I0 a ton fur, tho  known prospector and mining expert,
salts.
ed a museum in Vancouver for
exhibition of relics from the
sent European hemorrhage.
tho
pre-
More than 5,000 iron crosses of the
first class have been conferred on
German, Austro-Hungarian and Turkish officers and soldiers for exceptional military exploits. The Kaiser also
conferred the cross of the first class
on all the men of the crews who took
part in the Zeppelin raid on the London district.
The four hundred public school
teachers of Simcoe county, Ontario,
at a joint meeting of their three institutes, resolved to rive one day's
pay, totalling about $1,500, Tor a
field ambulance, or a machine gun,
pnd also approved of a scheme of su-
perann lation.
The Austrian ministry of war Is reported to have confiscated the entire
supply of pneumatic and other rubber
tires iu Austria, including those of
private ownership, new or old, and
in whatever condition, and even those
in actual use. Tho owners of the tires are required to deliver them up
within twenty-four hours, under penalty of o year's imprisonment
Telegrams from Sebastopol report
that bases for German submarines
have been established at Varna and
Burgas, principal Bulgarian ports on
the Black tfca. It is assumed that it
was from these bases that the German submarines mentioned in a recent/ Russian War oflice report approached the Crimean coast, from
which thev were driven by Russian
■destroyers.
A carsful survey of the slide area
in the. Galliard cut in the Panama
canal reveals the fact that there probably are 10,000,0.00 cubic yards of
earth in motion which must he taken
out by dredging operations hefore a
permanent channel through the cut is
possible. This is the conclusion
reached My the canal engineers, who
concede that thcre is now little hope
of opening the waterway, even for the
temporary use of Shipping, much before the first  of the yenr.
Dr.   Luclen  Dumont of Paris,      has
:nnde public details concerning a new
gas     used     by     t,he Germans in the
Champagne.   Three  men    who      took
I art  in  the  battle  there have    made
written  statements to the effect that
they    were surrounded (or a few sec-1
( nds     by clouds of deep, i:recn     gas
with a cither plcasint odor. Soldiers
without   masks lost consciousness for,
varying periods.   Dpon regaining con- I
scioiisness the  victims suffered     con-1
vulsive     attacks resembling epileptic ,
fits.    General prostration was the   re- j
Milt, but there were none of the Bym-
toms   associated   hitherto with     gas
poison.    Prussic     ncid is  believed  to
be the basis of the new gas.
Professor Sola, director of the observatory' nt Barcelona university,
has announced that he discovered on
Sept. 13 a new planet in the Pisces
constellation. The planet has a rather rapid retrograde movement. Prof.
Sola is studying it carefully, and
hopes soon to be able to give further details regarding his discovery.
Rah-Chun, ring leader of the recent
native insurrection against Japanese
authority, and seven of his associates
nave heen executed ln Tainan, Formosa, for sedition and revolt. Followers
to the number of 125 have been sentenced to from nine to fifteen years'
imprisonment. There are 500 awaiting trial in connection with the revolt.
China's State council, acting as a
legislature, forwarded to President
Yuan Shih-Kai last week for promulgation the bill authorizing the Chief
Executive to. call a people's convention to decide on a form dl government for China. The second and
third readings of the measure were
passed on Oct. 7th. The council recommended that every opportunity
he given to obtain the real opinion
of the masses on the question whether China was to have monarchical
or republican rule. A great military
review planned n Pe"nc i-.< celebration of the anniversary of the formation of the republic was abandoned
in conseejuence of the discovery that
military leaders intended forcibly to
crown President Yuan Shih-Kai as
emperor. The belief la growing that
the president w !1 he proclaimed emperor on New Year's day.
and     his    partner, Pride, also     well
1 nown     by  mining  men,  encountered
Metcalf of Hope has open-  the ..wonder leoge.. and aithollgh   it
does not prove to be a strip of solid
j ellow metal, assays of the rock run
high in values,  bearing,  according to
Several     free milling %-old     quartz  the five different tests made, gold   to
claims     have    been staked, six miles   the amount of     from 40' cents to Sl«2
from Soda Creek, in the Cariboo. As-   Per ton. and the locators are jubilant
saya show values from $5 to $20     a nt thoir success.
ton. The property itself, while the     lo
cality is not given, is described as
There are 22 men working on the being a four-foot ledge of free milling
Glossop group of Copper claims in quartz, which lies between a contact
Highland valley, 27 miles from Ash- ,,; talcose schist and quartzite. The
croft. Ore is being shipped to the iliKher values are at the foot of the
Tacoma smelter. wall.
The ledge was discovered high     up
on the side of a steep mountain run
away hack in the early sixties. Tired
of the toil on the river bars, they
struck up into the hills and there uf-
! ter months of labor located the ledge.
They took samples of their find, and
I carefully screening the place from tlio
eyes of any other prospectors who
might, like themselves, stumble on
the vein, they made their way to Pu-
,1'e'l  Sound.
They hud tho Bamples tested and
learned of their richness, but their
desire for wealth was not equal Jo
their love for their country und thc
American Civil war breaking out
they hoth enlisted in the service for
the North,after vaguely, describing
the vicinity to their friends. They
went away, and whethei or not they
fell in the deadly struggle that ensued In frnticidal war was never
learned,, hut they never returned to
work their discovery.
Some     years     after those who h id
been told ol the wealth that lay hidden in British Columbia hills outfitted themselves and went out to
discover it. They never did, and others followed their footsteps, with the
same disappointing result, but still
the stories grew of the fortune that
like the wealth at the foot of the
rainbow, awaited the lucky finder
During the past decade fewer attempts have heen made to search for
this particular vein until the romance
itself hnd almost been forgotten. The
new discovery however, recalls the
fables, and thc lucky prospectors are
receiving the congratulations of
their friends upon their find.
around Berlin. About fifty men thinking they would like a change ot
scenery, went, but, said one: 'We
gave them all a Rood hiding when
they cume back. Of course, the Germans never had the ghost of a
chance of getting an IriBh brigade
from us.'
GOOD POLICY
It's good policy to think of Ibe future
It's still 'better policy to provide again «t
the misfortunes ii mav have in store
for you. Tbs surest way of protecting
yourself aud Family i*. «
LIKE INSURANI K POLIOY
with a reliable companv. The high
financial standing and l"ng hwinwn
career of the Kootenay Agencies
makes il absolutely U'Ublwuilhy.
Your time mav be near at hanii.
Don't delay.   Take nut a policy now.
KOOTENAY AGENCIES. Ltd.
A. E. Kincaid. Manager.
The editor of the Northern News,
Athabasca, says that he weighs 198
pounds and sleeps 'i'ili minutes a day.
ning in a northeasterly direction and
He does not say how long he sleeps   di',Pinc into the hillsi(le at an   n,lirla
at   night    Probably six feet.
of 36 degrees.
According to the legend connected
The big river steamer B X will ae with the claim, it was first discover-
dismantled at Prince George this ed by two Americans who had been
winter, and the machinery shipped drawn to British Columbia by the
north where another B X will be nish to the placer streams of tho
built to ply on the Peace river. | Cariboo and the hanks (tf the Fraser
Col. Mackay of Fernie is reported
to have recruited 969' men in East
Kootenay for overseas eservice.
It requires $167.50 per month to
support the seven families dependent
on the Patriotic fund at Golden.
Irish soldiers physically unfit for
military service, who were released
from Germany and have just arrived
in England, confirm the report that
the Germans tried to recruit an Irish
brigade to fight on their side. They
wanted     these     Irishmen     to March
CITY TRANSFER CO.
Baggage Transferred
Distributing Agents and Storage
GENERAL PRAYING
Furniture ami  Piano-moving a
S >peciality
Phone -10— 276.   Night Phone 340
8WITZBR BROS.
J. H. (TKTIS
What is Doug in the Province
Electric Lights
Edison, Mazda
The British freight steamship 'San
Melto,' which arrived at Rio Janeiro,
Brazil, on Oct. '.Ith from Tuxpam,
Mexico, and reported that she had
been attacked at sea hy an unknown
vessel, one sailor heing killed nnd six
wounded, lefl that port the same day
for Buenos Ayres. The captain stated
that      the   British   admiralty   insisted
«in the strictest seorecy of the plnco
of the attack, in order in facilitate
ihe mission of tbe swift British cruisers on patrol duty. He thought the
attacking vessel was a German tor*
lieilo boat,     for he saw  off his ship's
prow lhe peouliar wake caused by a
torpedo. The captain said that the
first shell thai struck his ship made
n hole three yards long and one yard
wide, and thick, Other shells rleocli-
«tted iiinnn;' the petroleum tanks.
Walter 0. Preston died in Rossland
last week.
The Bank of B.N.A. is closing its
branch as Lytton.
The Northport smelter will blow in
early in January.
The Sunday boat on Okanagan
lake has been cancelled.
There is no blue bloeid in the trenches.   It is all red.
Ore is being milled in the old concentrator at Roseberry.
Captain L. Beecher of Orient died
in  Michigan this month.
Ani'iican mining experts are thick
in the Hope mountains.
Some of the finest tobacco in America is grown in the Okanagan.
In September 70 carloads of fish
were  s"nt   east   from  Prince  Rupert.
The Mountain Lion mine at Re-
public will soon resume operations.
Local fresh raspberries were being
sold in Mew Denver last week.
Peter Fernie died In \ ictoria tins
month, aged m years, He ha.l lived
ei years Ln B, 0., and the town    of
Fernie  was railed after Mm.
Only one Phoenix hunter succeeded
in shooting a deer this season.
Port Hill ranchers are sewing considerable fall wheat this year.
At Penticton 325 game licenses were
issued up to the middle of September
During the year ending October 1st
Cranbrook raised $1,861 for the Patriotic fund.
$269 of Patriotic fund money is now
reaching Cranbrook soldiers' dependants monthly.
Cranbrook furnished five of the six
criminal cases tried at the fall assizes this week.
Cranbrook parted company with 14
Italians on Friday, who are off to tho
war in Europe.
Trail hotel men have raised the
price of beer from five for a (juarter
to two for a quarter.
Potatoes are a dollnr a sack at
Kaslo, which is the lowest they have
sold for a long time.
Western Pine Lumber Co. at Grand
Forks will ship 70 cars of lumber to
prairie points within the next four
weeks.
Aid. Austin complains that the Nel-
seiif street cars are hampered hy horses and cattle running al large on
tome df the streets.
Phoenix ladies arc sending Clothing
and food direct to Ed. Hurrell. a
Phoenix boy, now held as a prisoner
of war in Germany.
The sawmill at Enderby shipped 108
carloads of lumber in September. In
only two months in the history of
the mill has the record been equalled,
In the Fernie district it is expected
that at least three hotels will he refused licenses for 1916. The hotel at
Gateway wil] lie cut ofi sure.
Joyce Bros, mill, two rnileB west of
Elko, was destroyed by lire on October Jth. Five and a half million feet
■ if lumber also went up in smoke.
Otis Staples Lumber company Of
WyclifTe, have shipped in several cars
Ol Stee] railway rails f. il" the purpOSB
of extending their logging Operations,
Golden imports anywhere from 50
cases of eggs per month. The
Stai thinks the local ranchers could
quite easily keep sufficient hens to
produce thi^ quantity and ineidental-
lS keep .f&OO or $1,00(1 monthly in circulation in Golden.
Another butcher shop is opening for
business at Fernie.
125 men are now working in the
Sullivan mine at Kimberley.
During September 93,245 tons of
ore were shipped from Phoenix to the
Grand Forks smelter.
An     effort is being made to recruit
■ two companies of 40 men euch for the
107th Kootenay regiment at Nelsou.
The Herald claims Cranbrook has a
prospect of having 503 or 1,000 troops
quartered in that city for the winter.
The Cows' Nest Pass Coal Co.,     is
' double   shifting   the mines at   Fernie
' and all the men available will    soon
bc working full time.
The Bonners Ferry Lumber company will do no logging this winter.
There is now a stock of 35 million
feet of lumber on hand.
' The total supply of lumber at East
Kootenay mills is estimated at 5 -
000,000    feet.   In     normal years     it
1 woul 1 bc 225,000,000 feet.
Wood Heaters
From $2.25 Up
Agents for Magna Cream Separators
DOOR MATS
At   25c  Each
Wire Dish Strainers
Regular 35c—Now 15c
Sturdy Hardware Co.
FRENCH ATTACK THROUGH WIRE ENTANGLEMENTS
The Germans had fortified themselves ln trenches behind wire entangle nente. Thi i ermlned to
take the entrenchments, directed a heavy artillery fire at the enemy, which forced thi the trenches. The French then charged, and though thej finally succeeded in capturing the enemy's position, they
were considerably hindered-by  the German  wire  obstructions. i im;i: Fi ei r
THE MAIL-HERALD    REVELSTOKE
WEDNESDAY, OCTOHER 27,  19IS.
Notes from tne cTVlmes
Mi'..!,    e   ■ ...    ■      |   rating  In British  C     ■    i ■  eon- in ie  iei i ay  dl .i
it a rate that   indicates     tho
rsei     i    [for the    curri ni
:.    ecllp     all Pi ti le ui   high
im ,     Re u lie,  W a b . mining pro*
over the s. nnd
B. C, railwaj  to B, l '. S n ■ iters. The
and     Lone Pino sblp     to
.  - ,      the     Tom
Tl   wb    ie'    Grei i .-■ ■ ■• A nnd tho Sen
Hui   md Si d Poll I i Tra I.
r Cat    oo com] anj. op-
( I he     Rami ler i 'mil nine
1. Threi   Foi les, B. C,     is
e  ■_:        r $17,51    ni A
i   i ii <       ■:   !.'. Prior
! ■ ■  e       | |i,     Ra  ■
hli        - any    disti lb ited
e  hoi lei
:   i' i >'       I
■ ■ ■ •    i sl are,
.i el  pay
tl '   'en Bin ■    its
' ■■    '      ■  '•",,   [914, ,.in,i   jt,
holders I hal   rc-
ibursc   ents wi 1
i e from n ■'•'•' on for an indefln-
e riod, with possibly an exl ra A -
thi   e • e1 ee:  i he ye ,i.
e :   ,.       i on   will      nin'p
' I." paid by the c impany in 1915
.  ■: ■■    : md te,i il
■ bo opi i ni",i the 11.  fi B.
Salmo dist t let      from
:.  1, 1 15, i.n:.! it   tvas taki
ond  nil   S -Jet .       3
I .    V. C,  J an : son      ind  R,  K, Neil
of    Si ok "   .     ivil   n a al on' $65,0C0
: ments according to I.
<;. Nelson, who was manager of   tbe
ng e ee;. pai ■ ,  -.. Mich wns know !! ns
- ilisbury, Larson & Nelson syn-
.ef   Sail   ".  B. C,   The leasers
ped 71 cars during the period    of
ioi   ol  the property, and
• gave them a net
of approximate^   $32,00 , ac-
Mr.  Nelson, and  he     bell  tbe 32     care  not s ttled
ber, as th e was of
Lstti     - radi     i.   ■•   Monday  Mr,  Mi 1-
i- ■•   rei dvi A      draft  from the smelting     company   tor $0,100, settlement
. 7   teens of  zinc   ore  shipped      In
    at the rate of 1 M27   cents
i      :  ■ und, less Freight and duty.
"1  bei evi   thi   H. & B. group   wiU
e e.    oue of  the  most  Important
pi oi' i'i'1-  In  the district." Baid
Mr.    Nelson.     "There    Ims I ei
comparatively       11 t 11 ••     develi
■   (ret,  but  this has ri veale I  Be
eral     veins    th t     are exc >p1 ionally
grade, an ' I  ere i   every     t, a-
,. ,    t.e believe that tl ey continue   to
depth "
The Deer Trail Mining and Developing com] my has been Incorporated
nt  Spokane v ith a c tpltu] ol *i,00u,-
. r ■   to   take  "Vi r  clni'i s  on   thu   H i"
, rail camp,  Washington,    Ales. Rob-
\' Bll  known  m   Boundary min-
in    and  lun herlng circles, is general
ii gei  ol  i: e  company,
i > nti     from i he Freddie    Lee
n i  i br No mday nnd   the
Star, near Sandon, B, 0., will
ii ' , nccoi I;, .. i,, Bi pei Intend
i nt   Mi ■ 'une.   Then   n i   four men   at
■ ic preparatory
Lo i iwhidinj; II to Sandi iu ns soon as
i he snou   fn . intendonl     Mc-
>    ■ ■       tal it four feet ol ch an
: hlp| in:'     b ore wb   opened
"'■i t ly In t he lowei  i   nnel,   The ex-
if tbe de|    lit I as noi   boon   do
I j ■ -   (ut lt is belli vi d   that
'     there I    ena    I     Uip] lng ore     in
hi to i. ■  developnv nl expenses,
The Standard s.m er Lead company
and  op rat es the Stand-
■ olip near Sllvi rl on,  I'.. ('., ye -
t 'iei ,y     morning A cl ire i a -',   cent
I   'en  i ho Iss ied c ipltallzai iim
• 0   • shares; ther Gi anhy Bmel-
t iu'    coi oi ei'nt ing mines at
i i-e ek  and   Phi enix,  B,  0.,
nnd     bi e iters at Anyox and    Grand
Forks,  IM im, has closed its     bo ks,
preparatory     to  paying  the regular
■ ly     divid. ml of ^1 •"■ I n sha e.
cr     $2 15,00 ,     on    No\ emb?r 1. Tho
:   Cai     io com] any I ega    d
If    fit  i  dividend lu     12
years.   .
Desperate efforts are being made to
get down\ 50 or •        tons of "Surprise
everj   daj     tor
ferring io cars tor shipment   t •'
the  Rambler  mill.    There  is  no  diffi
culty      in     getting   out  the required
quantity of    ore, but the problem is
to get it hauled 11>■ in the ti
;   ■   Last I bance tram i ■ the loading
place at Sandon, und there is Baid t i
he (difficulty in  getting  it mov-
f.ciently fast enough on thi
11."    th--    many    promising i
:.s of this district, the   Jackson
i .1.-1:1,   whose  sM; itation  is   Ke-
Is    regard
• promising by t
best acquainted with its pi
With     the a ol the -1
I the Florida tbi
been  little e  vei y
; '        sing %a      are   re]
(1        tb • indoubl
. : .      consid that     is
■
i ■
here lately  wat -
Whitewater mine which is repi   •
bave     assay     values ol   .
:       .- m I  •   IDI ■.-.-■• '     1
. : -
•■kfi broken int 1, and looked
<aur loi a eWhlli I *,width   <
two teet, init unfortunately it did not
1 old   At, mt ten ' ins of 01
it which had average assays of
21 ' ounces to the tun.
A shipment Will  he made In   I
tim" from the  I a     thn
north fork ol Carpenter, by the less-
Banner and Hughes, The "ere
showing Htill holds good, according
to Wm, Banner, who also states that
work i.i to be continued f-ir a whils
yet.
•lean     Hrochier  has gone Up  to   Vl
t"  resume [w.,rk   ,)ii   the  claims
be  Ui  interested   In  there.
■Iter returns from 17:,.'..", pounds
ol ore shipped this fall from the "Marti group, on Flint creek, gave S-1.4
r,7.s    silver,   f.2  jier  cent,  lend   and   'Ml
: • ■ cent, ainc.
■\ deal 11 pending awaiting some
signatures, whereby a hv; licit tbat
las been got to<gether by Andy Dan-
i-y 'if Feriruson, wf'l sei,ire a lease of
sill the holdincs of the Ferguson
Mines,   Limited.—Kaslo  Kootenaian.
■ mor   ne". employed   now
different mines around   Sandon
i    C, than ■'or s • eral years, and   it
lei] atcd thai  tl e payroll     will
Incn      A as si ■ n as winter conies
as     many   of the smaller  properties
ispori thi lr output to the
1 lilw aj   on   the  si ow.   The  ll    com-
 al        ,11  tbe  disti let   had
i men  in  Septeml er, and the ship-
tn tho Binelters have averaged
r I Cons monthly for tho last, five
months, according ta figures compiled bj t'i ■ Cana li in l'acific rail ay
1 lines the   con-
1       ents  are fi • ■■ u '  1.   This   does
;    te, mills   In
■    •   1 ■.'    ! il ly rim
'■ly.
It is ci utended bj mining men thai
1   1 ■  1
but little pi ospi eti
the inl
ms into tl •
Veteran  1
i    t then     is
.-. . iient, or
■ , the Ah
-
Inlng    region.
I
Salmo,     Wil ,
hut
•   i
-
>'
-
:
■
■
■
■ e.t
■ ;    ,'       IUI
'
t ca
.... .
to I
Even the
•
terrltoi -,    I am confident    that
many other good properties wil'     Im
there    in     tbe nest fesw
"The     Boolean ■
ist ol 1 reaek,  In  I
camp, is a recent discovery, and but
slight development bas revea ed    ore
Tbe product Is so
it ih i' (oi   20
miles      to      Salmo,   from   where  it   14
shipped  by rail to IM I
lerable profit,   ti vners   are
planning to man,tain shipments dm
ie,,  t\e- winter."—Spokesman Review.
Tl ■    'new    100 tons duly ci
mi'    t  the Galena Farm mine, near
• b   Standard Silver i.e.vi   properties
at   Silverton,   li.   0.,   bas   been      inm-
I ieted nnd is ready to operate, according i" John I iniii, son of the
mte 1 .oi iei 1 lark, who returned   re-
II ntlj Mom a trip io the camp, The
j ..nn is ot tin- most modern tvjicand
i,,; 1,.en di signed esp< ciallj to treat
tue    Galena Farm ores, which,   like
,. 1 ui ue mineral deposits ol the
district, haw: individual characteristic! 1 hal must be taken into consideration in wonting out a concentra-
1 lou system,
Tho ' eie . ni   i ii'in  \\;,s  tnken     over
1 mouths ago by Mr, 1 lark undei lea ie and bond irom a. \\. Mc-
1 wm- ot Salt Lake, 1 tab, and the
plans thai were outlined for develop-
, , ,i id opera! Ion ol tho property
■   i.e bin death are being   carried
S tho managers ol bis estate
I,: 0 'el his sous, r. W. Clark, and
I wo ol his leii'iii, r business assi id ii 1:;,
Bi e ,.| nhaii and M, Sullivan who
le ,1! 1 e in 11 tcrested »ll b bim In num
mining  ventures tor ovi r I wen
,       .el  ■' 11   Cbal  gO        'ef      t||l' RIMS
I , bul acl Ivo management de-
i 1 niee en Mr, Bresnahan, « bo pet -
sonally  is superintending operations,
I ■ men  now nre employed,   but
ree will be increased in a few
days, when three full shifts will     be
,      in   both   tho  mine   and   mill.
The metal content "f the Galena
Farm ous is principally zinc, al-
i hi .. M there are good values In   lead
nnd Bil Per.    An      ore   shoot   IM". 1       feet
■ m ■ iu! Ively estli a'ted to contain 35.COI     to 10.CO3 ions, ims   been
■ pen 'I ready for extract Ion on the
' ■ •■lie. el. Another tunnel starting   BO   feet    below   the   100-foot   level,
i 0 tap 1 be sa  shool, now is in 't'60
: it, mn! drifting will be started as
soon as tl e vein is ri ached. A six
fi t vein •.. e: encounter! 'I In the lower tunnel aboUl 365 Ei el In, and It is
believed that this is an entirely new
1 'ad, noi a isocl ited Ln any way with
1 he in • ih iwlng In 1 be upper workings.
Tli Itput of th" Galena Farm recently wns contracted for by the American Metal company, and the ship-
1 ents will go to its smelter at Bar-
- Isville, 1 ikla.   it is planned t'i ship
■ ' • Ie i tl an 750 tons cH concentrates
11 nthly,  and  production  will  be   lucres  'el    eis     r ipidly    as possible.—
•:   Review.
WINDINGS AT ST. (iHORGES
REMINISCENCES  OF A   PARISH
CLERK
I'f 'in   a   Correspondent    1 ;   1 he
'Time's,' I. union 1
1 ',' :      has   lately   taker,   bis   leave  of
; ublic     life     one feer whom 11 might
limed that in- Mas     done
■'•ild the destini
Englai - Mr, Charles Malsey
•   Georgi       iianov-
Squal bas been helpini:     te,
•    . ihurch
irs.    He     aas  :.  •   retired
•' ce     for once .1
it     be
ised     1
•    been
...
a
times myone
self.
■
-
'
ff wit >   b<*-
'
■
recorded tbe marriagt of tbe Duke
ol Sussex to Lady Augusta Murray,
afterwards declared 1'oid under tha
Royal Marriage Act.
Hut it Is Impossible to go back to
such far ofl times because Mr. Maisey
has  seen  so   iiiin-b   ill   Ills own.   At   "in:
wei Iiiui" i lie register bad been signed
Mv t wo kings nml 1 w,. queens, at an
otber   l)J   belli'  pri   ministers.      The
1.1..t wnr that e,i Lady Mary Acheson
to Mr, Robert Ward, and the signatories wero the king and queen (then
iTinee nml Princess ol Wales), King
Edward and Queen Alexandra, The
second marriage wns thai ol Mr, As-
quith and Mies Tennant, and the tour
prime ministers were tbo brldeg m
himself, then 'in posse' aud not 'in
e, ie, .11. Gladstone, Mr. Balfour and
Lord 1. isoberry. Manj have since
• ■ I.-,,:   :, ., ve upon thoso signatures,
• t 01  ', one, ;, p \ei lng   Vmei lean
has1   e\ er been able to clp ier
tbat     "i     Lord  Rosoberry,   Another
1 bnt  Mr, Mtilssey remembers
ost   vividly  out   of  tin   mnny    thnt
'   ! mineral 1 d Ie i hal  1 ef   the
iliei Marci inl and Mil s Beatrice
1 ■ in len, While of tho quiet weddings
, • . 1 ni 1 two ii pari i' ular, t hose of
il",,! •■' Kliot und Mr, .1. \V. Cross
and of Mr, Roosevelt nad .Miss Edith
Kern II ( arow. Mr. Rooseveli 'walked in fi-e.i , Brow n's hotel In a bowler
hat' with Sir Cecil Spring Rice ns his
>,• !      in   and was married with tho
• ' Imun • ' cei emoi y, but by doing
so he made of the church a shrine for
■■ii good ' ■ -1 li anB. The page In tbe
register in which be described himself as a 'Ranchman' is now     almost.
' eared thro gb their reverent fingers, and they  have even been    known
\ ith an exi ess ol zeal to try  te, chip
smi ii     pi'-' • s    ofl tl id tahle   on
.. bit it the ,' egister reposes.
.\s to the odds and ends of curious
incidents thai  Mr. Maisey can   recall
they  are  entrancing  and   innumerable.
\ gentleman of hi h degree wns go-
marry bis nurse arid be had
wicked uncles, just as In a tairy
sti : y, wh meant to prevenl him.
They surrounded tho church, and
when the bridegroom goi out of his
Inns em they bundled him Into a four
wheeler anil  drove hill'  ofl.    Tin   bride
went weeping away, and from that
day to this Mr. Maisey has heard   no
ore ol   it bei partj.
Needless tee say In all these yens,
Mr. Maisey bas bad many anxieties
over     the    rim: with nervous bride
grooms. There is a certain grating
in tb ■ church in which be has lived in
dread, but mercifully no ring has
ever fallen down it. lie has had a
guardsman In uniform, buttoned up
.- . prodigiously suit and tight that
be (-"Uld not get the ring out oi his
'. and bad finally to use that of
the pew-opening old lady. If possible
he has always tried to uct the bridegroom into a quiet corner before' and
•■ nd say to him 'Whatever you do,
in,n't bo in a hurry.' but it has sel-
•en of any use, 'they will do it
—they will bring it out too Boon.'
dr. Maisey Ig now to have a well-
earned rest from these cares. He re-
tlres full of life and good spirits and
i'i sjiite of his 11,MO weddings wholly
ched by cynicism. He looks for-
to having more time for readme, and hf- has promised that the
first book he reads shall be 'Silas
Marner.'
Royal Household   $1.80   are stationary nt present udvantuga
Koyul Household 	
purity Klour 	
Kings Quality  	
VKGBTABLHS
Dry, onions, ."1 lbs. for
Cabbage, local,  per lb	
Potatoes, ll>	
New Carrots, lb... ,	
rurnips, lb	
Celery, di",	
tiAlu ;   PRODUOTB
Butter,  creamery,  lb	
Butter,   dairy,   per   lb	
1 in esc, Canadian, per lb	
Jheose,  Can.  Stilton, lb,
'heese,  iiiui.  Stilton, Ib.
Eggs,   local,   new   laid,  iln/,....
*'1£KD
Bran, ton 	
U beat,   ton   	
I 'ats,  ton 	
Barley, ton	
1 lay, ton	
.-.boils, ton 	
ift.xo  should     be taken ol the first    ruinyf
$1,80  dny to change tbem,   it will be timcrt
$l.Sl)   well spent.
:2h
.111
.ill.
.111
.111
.35
.30
.:.:)
.30
.cn
.50
Count     Monti de Itc.c, agent    fort"
I ruiee   lOlins,  of  llotirlion,   owner      ofl.
the famous Chambord Chateau aetata
nt itiois, Prance, was arrested ore.
Oot, ti on n charge of desecrating 1 tho
village cemetery by transforming, it
Into an orchard. The count's tie-*
fence was that he was acting undei*
orders   of Prince Klias. The property^
was     Heqiiestered  by the  French gov*
eminent in April last on the ground
iimt  ii  was the property of Austrian
subjects.
REMEDY   KM:  MITES
$28.00
$33.00
$30.00
$a 00
$18'.00
.:•    <•
i
,^'V./  -sVm
t ine of    tho very best disinfectants
to   use  against   mites   IB  made  as   follows
Dissolve one pound and a hall ol
1 oncentrated lye in as small a quan-
1 itj i'f water as possible.   It  will   be
ffff
SYNOPSIS  OF COAL MINING
REGULATIONS.
Coal   1 Ug rights  of  tbe Dominion
111 Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, the Yukon territory and
ihe Northwest territories and in a
portion ol the province of British
Columbia, may be leased for a term
ol twenty one years renewal for a
further term ol 21  years at an     an-
necessary     to     do tbis two or three   nual rental ol $L an acre.   Not more
I hree boars before it is requirod as
the lye Bhould be cold when used.
1'ut thn, quarts of raw Unseed oil
into a five gallon stone crock, and
pour in the lye very slowly, stirring
than  2,5tilJ acres will be leased to one
aiijilicaut.
Application for a lcnBe must be
made by the applicant in person to
the    Agent or Sub-agent of the diB-
re-   BUb-dlvlslons of sections,  and in   un-
tbiid  is a char dark  brown,   surveyed     territory the tract applied
meanwhile.   Keep on stirring until   a   trict In which tho rights applied   for
smooth liquid soap  is produced, then   are situated.
graduall)     add two gallons of either j    In surveyed territory thc land muBt
crude embolic acid or < menial ere-   be     described     hy  sections, or legal
Mei Btirring constantly until the
suiting
1 se two or three tablespoonsKul     ol   for shall be staked out by thc appli-
thi  mixture t" a gallon of water.      .cunt himself.
The Foregoing is oflered as ;l  most'    Each  application  must be accomp-
, in 1 tne remedy against mites ;     but   anied by a fee of $5 which will bete-
w lm regard the preparation ol   funded  if the rights api>lied for   are
the mixture as too much work,  may   not available, but   not otherwise.   A
use a ■" 1 Btrong solution of "zeno-   royalty shall be jiaid on tbc merchant-
leuiu" or any other creolin prepara-1 table output  of the mine at the rate
Hon. 1 of five cents per ton.
Ordinary     coal    oil  will kill mites-    The person operating the mine shall
bul  as it  evaporates quickly tbe ef-   furnish the Agent with sworn returns
i'.ts are not  so lnstiiu;.  Am excellent   accounting  for thc  full  quantity     of
'paint'  to  apply   to  the roosts     and   merchantable coal mined and pay tbe
•   boxes is composed of one   part | royalty  thereon.   If thc coal  mining
crude carbholic to three or four
parts coal oil.
Even after- the bouse has been cleaned, tbe cracks in thc roosts and nest
ixes should be flooded nt regular
li tervals throughout the summer
cither with thc foremen tioned "paint'
. r with coal oil.    This will  iro far to
keep the pests in check but it must
■ ■ regarded simply as a check and
tin thorough or annual house cleaning put into effect as soon as possible.
To facilitate the ease with which
this house cleaning may be done all
fixtures such as'roosts or nest boxes
rightB are not being operntcd, such
returns should he furnished at least
once a year.
Th- lease will include the coal mining rights only, rescinded by Chap.
27 of 4-5 George V. assented to 12th
June,  1914.
For full information application
should be made to the secretary ol
the Department of the Interior, Ottawa, or to nny ngent or Sub-Agent
of Dominion Lands.
W.  W.  CORY-
Deputy Minister of the Interior.
N.B.—Unauthorized publl<catlon ot
this advertisement will not he   paid
Bhould      he  made  moveable.   Tf  they   for.—83575.
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REVELSTOKE  MAIL-HERALD WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 27, 1*16
THE   MAIL-HERALD. REVELSTOKE
PACE   FlV^t
Christmas Presents for Will Receive Training in
Three Hundred Soldiers Revelstoke During Winter
Parcels for Front Must
Be Well Packed
Despite the inclement weather on
Saturday the tea given hy Mrs, 0.
Holten unil Mrs. ll. S. McCarter Was
a huge success aud all uftemoon the
McCarter residence wus thronged with
visitors, each anxious to have some
share in matting a brighter Christmas
for the brave soldiers ut the (rout.
The purpose of the tea wus to
raise funds to buy Christmas gifts
to be sent, through the medium ol
tho Crtuu'liuu Field Cumloi'tB association to each individual mun doing
duty for his country overseas. Fifteen
dollars will buy IM '■ gilts und through
Saturday's efforts three hundred men
will he remembered b> our locul   Red
Cross branch.
Mr. Holten and Mrs. McCarter
were assisted m their duties hy Mrs.
Kllpatrlck, president ■ f the lied Cross
society, who welcomed euch guest ut
the door,  and by  Mrs.Hobliins,      who
eaw that no one left without a viuit
to the ten room. Here the daintily
appointed table with Us beautiful decorations of yellow crysanthemums,
was presided over during the flrst
hour by Mrs. r. A, Procunier and
Mrs. Morris and later by Mrs. A, U.
McCleneghan and Mrs Mrs. W. I.
Briggs. These ladles were assisted ill
serving by tbe Misses Irene J'rocunier
Gladys Drquhart, Jeanne Robbins
and Muriel McCleneghan and these
young ladies in no smull measure added to the sun- iss o'f the entertainment and helped dispel the gloom of
the day outside.
One of the features of thelufternoon
was the sale of homemade cooking
.•mi tbe rapidity with which tho
wares were disposed of was a speaking testimonial to its popularity.
This department was in churge of
Mesdames Downs, English, Hogan
; ml C.  B.  Hume.
The Candy table under the direction
of Mrs. Cormier and Mrs. W. A.
Foote received a great share of attention and not alone from among
the juveniles present, the other visitors giving evidence of their fondness
for thes.. to ithsome dainties.
Th-< dollies donated hy Miss .loliffe
to the Im el Cross were drawn for on
this occasion, the fortunate winners
being Miss Dorothy Bunnell and Mrs.
Tomlinson.
Capt. It. Sawyer hns received instructions to commence recruiting
men for overseas service. If 25 men
enlist they will receive their training
in Hevclstoke during the winter
months.
Distribution of Seed
Grain and Potatoes
Lieutenant Taylor Has
Returned to liuty
VERM i.N. B. C, Oct. 22—Target
practice is giving a piece of variety
to the training of the 5tth battalion,
vhich has lately consisted iargely ot
loute marching, skirmishingi aad
trench digging. Toduy A company
aid its flrst target shooting with
mark VII, or "war" ammunition. The
results  were  very  satisfactory.
The range used by tbe brigade encamped here was built during the
summer about a mile and a quarter
from camp. It is up to date in every respect. Up to the present Sergt.
D. 0. Thomas of Nelsou and Lance-
Coi'ii. H. Murray of Queen's Buy ;both
of A company, are among the best
shots in the battalion. Col. Cartwright. formerly of Ottawa, is the
staff musketry instructor. His home
is In Summerland where he has or-
<hard lands.
Balaclava cups, a warm knitted
headdress, have been issued to the
men ol the 'j-tth.
The following officers e'f the Mth
have returned 'from instruction co irs-
- and resumed tbeir duties today
Capt. W. Neillson. Capt. G. Q. Mof-
fatt, l.ieut. C. E. Bentley, Lieut, il.
B. Hicks, Lieut. T. E. L. Taylor,
Lieut. K. J, Dawson. Major Turner
Lee, Lieut. R. M. B. Cameron, l.ieut.
H. H. Bourne, Lieut. G. Cruickshank,
Lieut.  J.   S. Gladwin.
Lieut. R. R. M. Cameron of D com-
yany. Mtb battalion, hns secured
leave until Oct. 27.
A stuff parade ut SMM a.m., at
■which the bunds, drums, police, sergeant-majors and quartermuster-serg-
■ ants of euch company of the battalion will attend, iH the latest feature
if 74th daily routine.
Six new recruits were secured today
ftom the 102nd regiment in the persons r.f W, Ln Rose, C. 0. Lindstriim,
WM Christie, J. Barlow, .1. Bell and
W. Banks.
Pte. W. T. Slater of A company,
!i4th battalion was taken to the hoe-
i itai today suffering fr.un la grippe.
The following markings for the
equipment, oi the various companies
of  the Tilth   have  heen   approved:      A
company, a circle; B company a
, [uare; c company s triangle; D
rompany, n bar. Tin- colors of the
platoons tn each company are Plrat
red, second, white; third, yellow; and
fourth, green. *
Pte. vv. a. Bntwhlstle ol il company bas le'en transferred to the
We tei n Pioneers,
pte  w   im McPherson ol Nelson  is
in      hospital     witb   nn   attack   Of      la
grippe.
By instructions of the Hon. Minister of Agriculture a Iree distribution
of superior Sorts of grain und potatoes will be made during the coining
winter nml spring to Canadian farmers. The samples will consist of
spring wheat (about 5 ths.), white
oats (about l "is.j, barley (about 5
lbs.), and field peas (about 5 tbs, i
These will he sent out from Ottawa.
A distribution of potatoes (In 3 it's.
samples) will be curried on from sev-
eral experimental farms, the Central
Farm at Ottawa supplying only the
provinces of Ontario uud Quebec.
Euch application must he separate
and must be signed by the applicant.
Only one sample of grain aud one of
potatoes can be sent to each Turin. If
both samples ure asked for in the
same letter only one will he sent. Ap-
plications on any kind of printed
form cannot be accepted.
The destruction hy flre of the cereal
building at Ottawa, which contained
grain cleaning machinery and a large
stock of seed grain for distribution
nay make it necessary to curtail the
distribution to a certain extent. We
shall till us ninny as possible of the
applications which conform to the
Miles; hut requests received ufter the
end of December will probably be too
lute. Samples cannot be sent in resi or.se to applications (no matter
when received i which fail to state
clearly the needs of the applicant, his
i xperiences in crop raising, and the
i haructer of the soil on which he intends to sow the seed.
All applications for grain (and ap-
plicatlons from the provinces of Ontario und Quebec for potatoes) should
be addressed to the Dominion Cereal-
ist. Central Experimental Faun, Ottawa. Such applications require no
postage. If otherwise ade'.:v.-s'-el d--
lay and disappointment may occur.
Applications for potatoes trom farmers in any other province should foe
addressed (postage prepaid) to the
superintendent of the nearest branch
Experimental Farm  in that province.
The Postmaster General stateB that
n large number of parcels for prisoners of war abroad are still tfound to
1 e unfit for onward transmission in
consequence of the inadequate packing.
I'm eels should he very strongly
packed, A single sheet of brown paper or a tbin cardboard box, such as
a shoe box, does not aflord sullicient
protection. Even were proper iiuiter-
igls are used, it is important that
lhe contents should be tightly packed
so us not to shake about in transmission.
in view of the exceptional
conditions in transit, involving several transhipments und exposure to
grcal heat, it is necessary that parcels
for the Mediterranean expeditionary
force should be carefully  packed.
Tb. following recommendations nre
made is a result ol the experience of
i.niiy  post   otlices:
Small parcels nre likely to arrive
In better condition than larger ones.
If a large consignment hns to he sent
it is better to send two or more
small   parcels than one large one.
All parcels should he as nearly
lound as possible nnd should be well
wrapped with crumpled Papers, The
outer cover should consist of strong
linen, calico or canvas or other textile material and should he securely
s '-'ii un.
As an alternative jiurceis mny be
packed In boxes made of strong dou-
1 le cardboard or Btrawhox. It Is un-
deslrable to use metal hoxes with
square corners for the outer covering.
Parcels merely wnnped in paper or
• icked in thin cardboard poxes, such
as shoeboxes, cannot be accepted.
NM, perishable articles may he sent,
and uiything likely to become soft
nnd sticky, such as chocolates or
sweets, should be placed in tins.
C. B. HUME & CO., LTD,
Family Shoe
Outfitters
Revelstoke Departmental Stores
We aim to Rlva ma. mum
wear At minimum priM
DRY   GOODS   DEPARTMENT
[ta Money Needed
for Patriotic Fund
A campaign for ->7,crt>U,LS,j is to be
instituted by the Canadian Patriotic
fund ou November 1st, it was announced by Sir Herbert Ames here
toduy. During the year ending September 1st the Patriotic (uud succeeded in raising $5>,e350,(K10, Some 2n,i>i>)
families ale now being assisted by
the fund, and hy next year it is an-
ticipated this number will be increased to 25,090. As a result of the
greater number of calls now being
made, tbe expenditure is now exceeding the revenue.
Figures are issued today showing
the per capita and total contributions of the different provinces- The
average was 70 cents per head, while
Manitoba contributed $1.42 per capita. The lowest rate which was in the
.Maritime provinces, which contributed 36 cents per capita, yuebec was
above the average with 80 cents,
whib' Ontario was below with &8 cents
r er  head.
Th • amounts raised by provinces
veie as follows: Quebec, $1,676
Ontario, (1,750,0001 Maritime provinces, W26.W . M in tob i 175 . 00; Saskatchewan, $240,000; Alberta $288, I
Uritish Columbia, $372, 0. The estimated requirements for the year commencing Sept. 1. based on enlistment     per provinces, are as f ill iWs
Quebec, $1,250, ; Ontario, $2,400,000
Maritime provinces, $550,000; Manitoba, $1,000,000; Saskatchewan, $00,-
i ■ ; Alberta, $1,000,000; British Columbia, $050,000; head oilice, etc., $50-
CO0.   The total is $7,500,000.
The figures show that Quebec, Ontario and the Maritime provinces
need Iris than M '"■: C ipita on a
basis of enlistment, while Alberta,
Which      has per      PO] llatiOn  enlisted
more     soldiers tlm- r pro
vince, will require a      I --' per head.
However, each pn -ince will met be
■ ill. -1 upon to raise its own needs,
Although such a Plan h.is been ndvo-
'    but  the fund  Will  be po.-iled.
During the year ended Sept, 80 the
Kaslo Red Cross noclety raised 11197
The ti     • •       ..nhrook have flg-
i ed  ii       :   tl    •    il  many aa 60 chil-
e'ren of school aire in that  city     are
habitually absentm. i . from
1 tht      l.iyp.
Money in Sunflowers Says
Kamloops Beard of Trade
The mutter of raising sunflowers by the fanners of Kamloops district has heen
considered by the Kumloops board of
trade. The Kamloops Standard has
investigated the subject and presents the following which is reliable
as tbe communication is from tbe United States department of ugriculture.   It reads as follows:
The sundower, known botanically as
Helianthus annuus, is an annual
plant, native of North America, now
cultivated as an agricultural seed
crop chiefly in India, California and
Missouri. The seeds are fed to farm
animals and poultry for fattening
I urposes and also for their condi-
mcntal and medicinal properties. By
cold pressure the seeds yield Ih to 20
jier cent, of edible oil of fine quality,
end by hot pressure a larger quantity
nf poorer quality, useful in soap
malting, wool dressing, in paints and
in certain kinds of varnish. The oM
of sunflower seeds is not produced
reially in the United States.
The sunflower does well in almost
any soil suitable for growing corn.
The seeds are planted about 2 inches
deep, very early In the spring, in
rows 3 faet apart. The seeds may be
dropped by hand or planted with a
drill, 2 to 3 inches apart. When the
plants are S to 10 inches high, they
should he thinned to stand ahout 18
inches apart in the row. If planted
in hills or checks, 3 hy 3 feet, two
Mints may be allowed to each
hill. From 4 to 8 pounds of seed are
required per acre, if planted in hills,
or If" to Ih pounds if planted in'drills
■vers are cultivated practically
the same as corn. For seed produe
tion the sincle headed varieties are
mended. The Mammoth Russian
is considered best, especially for the
i roduction of oil.
Sunflowers are harvested  when   tho
I eads     are fully ripe, usually ahout
thp middle of September.   The meth-
e A of harvesting varies according   to
■season  and  circumstances.   Usually a
wagon  is driven alongside the rows,
the heads are cut off with a Ion--* sharii
knife, thrown into the wagon box and
I gainst the sideboard whereby a large
part     of the seed is shelled out.     A
workman in the wagon uses a    stout
stick  eir a curry comb to remove any
seed remaining in the head, which   is
then     thrown     upon the ground.   Tn
this manner three men usually   hardest     at     least  an acre a day.   The
seed     is     cleaned on a fannine mill,
•  e.n a flooi   and turned   nt.
intervals until thoroughly dry,   sines
new seed  tends to become musty     lf
v  stored  in larce quantities.
v     ordlng  to  the  latttt   census  figures     the averaec yield per ncre     of
ver     seer! in the Tnited States
8 3   bushels.    Yields  fit  as much
as inn bushels per acre have been ob-
talned, and It is probable that 3D to
."i M-ishels ner acre may he expected
under    emd conditions,   The imshei
:      if  quite variable,  but     tho
LADIES' HANDKERCHIEFS
When in the market recently,
our buyer secured u mill run of
ludies' handkerchiefs, most uny
kind in this lot. Beautiful plain
linen with one-eighth inch hem,
lovely bund embroidered Irish linen; most exquisite maelese lace
edged; dainty all over bund embroidered mall; line chalet Swiss
and 'numbers more of the loveliest
handkerchiefs for ladies and misses, These will be all sold at this
Bale—none too soon to think of
Christmas—at    10-15-25-35c
STANDARD MACHINE SPOOL
COTTON
Coats, ('larks or Keens standard machine cotton, full 200
yards, in black nnd white, almost any number—in spite df the
advance ln prices we will sell you
3 spools for  10c
SCOTCH TWEEDS
Scotch tweed and ext ra quality
of new wear serge in navy blue.
These goods are all 58 inches
wide and pure wool imported materials suitable for ladies suits,
coats or separate skirts. They
are a fine hut-gain at this price
per yard—(note width)       1.00
LADIES', MlSSICS  AND CHILDREN'S MITTS
Womens', Misses and Children's
Mitts, get your supply while
these last, we don't know where
we can get uny more when these
uie gone. In all colors, they will
be 'in a tahle and handy to fit on
all—at per pair    35c
PUB NECK PIECES
Pur Deck plecei in black coney,
a nice size; a good warm, long
hair for bright finish satin lined
with      Clasp      bring  up tight      to
throat  $2.90
Mens
Overcoats
at prices that you cant afford to
pass up. Tbey aie ull perfectly tailored and only by put chasing before
the raise can these prices be duplicated. All are the famous 20th Century brand. Thc clothes today cannot he procured under almost double
the money. While they lust we are
putting these coats on sale at the
remarkably low price of
$15.00 EACH
WOMENS1  HOUSE  DRESSES
Womens'     house dresses, mostly
else 36, some made ol good ging-
hutn, others oi flannelette, all ure
good  dark  Colors  and  nicely trim-
med—at   $1-00
WOMENS' WARM UNDERCLOTHING
Womems' warm underclothing—
veste and drawers, Moth natural
and white, all sizes, fleecy (unshed
long sleeves, high neck, buttoned
front—at per garment, 35c. or 3
for    $1.00
UEI .MS.   ETC.
An assortment of collars, belts,
beads, etc., among them some
very nice roll and lily collars and
some good quality kid and silk
belts and also some real jet and
amber beads in good long strings
—anything in the lot 'n   ,25c
Lace, f.er fancy work tortons and
course vals, all white, several
widths, 12 yards to a piece. 1'er
piece 25c
SOCKS FUR SOLDIERS
Sister Susie und everyone else
are knitting sox for s61diers. We
huve the proper yarn; if you will
be eood enough to knit we will
supply the yarn at per pound
    $1.25
Boys'
Overcoats
All our Ulsters and Reefer* on
snle. Ulsters run in sizes from 28 to
34. You can't go wrong on them.
Made from domestic tweed and all
beautifully finished. Reefers in blue's
und gray freize.
ULSTERS,   $5.50  EACH
REEFERS.  $2.75 EACH
weight of seed per acre usually ranges from 100 to ISO* pounds. The average price received by growers for
several years jiast wus approximate
2 cents per pound.
Service May Be Replaced
(Continueed from Page One.)
visiting his patients across the lakes.
lt was further inti runted that there
was every possibility of the ice becoming so heavy between the trips of
the boat that it might be frozen in
and the service thus tied up for the
1 alunce of the winter.
In reply to questions Mr. Mather
stated that the company believed
that a tri-weekly service could be
successfully operated during the winter, and that it was the compuny's
intention to follow out its original
plan during the winter mouths, but
he said there was no reason for assuming that the daily service would
not be resumed in the spring but he
could not give thc meeting any assurance that it would.He believed,
he said, that it was the intention of
the company to replace the daily service after the winter and when spring
I tisitiess warranted it.
Aifter Mr. Mather hnd withdrawn It
■i;i« resolved on the motion of Fred
A, Stnrkey, to forward a request to
Sir Thomas Shaughnessy that the
wishes of the people of thc district
be tnken n|i by some member of the
company who had power to cither accede to their requests or definitely refuse them and to Inform him that
failing this a direct appeal would be
: iade to the railway commission.
SNIPING AT THE DARDANELLES.
"The British are quite shrewd.
They pick out a number of specially
skilful shots, for most part old uctiv«
soldiers—Tommies. They are freed
from all other work, and nre ordered
to fire at everybody on our side  who
shows himself—a Insk which they'Us-
Charge With the /.eai and cool tenacity of sportsmen. These 'snipers' ns
they are called, do not lie about in
the trenches, but In some hole In
front or at the back of them, so that
tbey can he observed only with difficulty. When we are fired at. we (Ire
too, but into the wrong trench, where
there is nobody.
"For s lonR time 1 have had ono
such English friend who would busy
himself every morning in his trench
with a eignntlc hoe.   He looked as if
he had just come from Water street,
Liverpool. Our men would always
shout across to bim, 'Hullo, Johnny,
what's the good word.'' (sic). Then
he would lay down his hoe, pick up
the rifle which lay by his side, and
fire at us—very often—well. No, I no,
longer see him—perhaps fate has overtaken him."
In another passage tbe writer tells
in firing at the bundles of clothes on
shore while their British owners are
lathing:
"But now Tommy is boiling his
tea. Jam and biscuits are fetched,
and the empty tins are thrown out
of the trench. The tins glitter in the
sun like a silver line, and show us
which trenches are occupied. A fine
white vapor arises from the trenches.
The tea is boiling (English'In the original^. Now nnd then a face is seen
the pipe in the corner of the mouth.
It is the hour of rest there. This irritates our men and a couple of bullets fly over right into the idyll. But
no one replies—no time; 'I'm busy'
i this too, in English), Suddenly the
smoke really flutes u] . It seems as if
the water cot into the fire. I am
afraid the tea-kettle is L'e>ne. This
makes us sorry, and a couple of annoying shots show us that we have
not behaved well. One mist not
break other people's tea kettles. Yes
we are barbarians'"—Frankfurter
/eitiinc.
first day of Decembei next, application will be made to the Superintendent of Provincial I'olice for renewal of the hotel license to eell liquor by retail in the hotel known aa
the Glacier House, situate at Glaciw,
in the province of British Columbia.
Dated October Mth, 1915.
J. M.  YOUNG
"LIQUOR ACT 1910"
(Section 42.)
Notice is hereby given that, on tbe
first day of December next, application will be made to the Superintendent of Provincial Police for r.»-
newal of tbe hotel license to sell liquor by retail in the hotel known aa
ri'..- Lakeview Hotel, situate at Arrowhead, in the province of Uritish
Columbia.
Dated October 14th, 1915.
CHAPMAN  ft  SMITH.
"LIQUOR ACT 1910"
Section 1.2
Notice Is hereby L-iven that on the
first day of December next, applica-
tion will be made to the Superin-
r oi Provincial Police for renewal of the hotel license to sell liquor by retail in the hotel known as
the Hot' I Beai ■■ Bltt .it. .,• Bwton,
in the province of British Columbia,
Dated October llth, 1915.
H. NELLIS
MAIL CONTRACT
SEALED TENDERS addressed to
tin Postmaster General, will bo received at Ottawa until Noon, on Friday, the 3rd December, 19-13, tor the
conveyance of His Majesty's Mails on
u proposed contract for four years,
six times pei week euch way, between Arrowhead and Beaton, from
the postmaster General's pleasure.
Printed notices containing further
Information -is t,> the conditions of
proposed contracl may be seen and
i lank forms of Tender may be obtained at the Post Offices ot Arrowhead and Revelstoke and at the office
,,f the Post Offici  Inspector,,
JOHN R. GREENFIELD,
Po ' Office Inspector.
Posi i 'Mi<" Inspector's Office, Van-
i ,iivei-, p. c, Mn i October, 11
■LIQUOR ACT 1910"
Section 42
'LIQUOR   \CT 1910
Fcctlr-i  (2
Notice is hereby given that on the
Notice is hereby given  that   on the
first day  of December next,   applica-
wjli     t,e made to thr Superin-
t'n'.cut of Provincial Police     tor re»-
newal of the hotel license to sell   liquor by retail in the hotel known   as
the  Union  Hotel,   situate  at   Arrow-
\ head.  In the province of British Columbia.
Dated October 14th, 1916.
W.  J. LIOHTRURN
■ ' —,.,.i—,..—.   . ...    II       ,     ■— ..       -—II I        —■ ,     ^
"LIQUOR ACT 1910"
Section 42 -
i '
Notice is hereby civen thn»  on th«
first   dav   (M   Here-: Me-   QSXt,   application     will     be made to the Superln-
| tendent  of Provlnci tl  i'olice     for renewal of tie h,.tel licence to     sell 11-
-. rei ill In the hotel known  as
thi   " leyon Hot Pprince Panltnrlnm
«» Halcyon. In tho provtnea
if rtriti'b Columbia.
Dated October Utfi, 1915.
W.  ROYTI. .TPAl.'K SIX
THE] MAIL-HERALD.   REVELSTOKE
WEDNESDAY,  OCTOBER 27,   I'.MB
BRIEF LOCAL NEWS
<_;.     s   McCarter n turned "
»ia.  rrom Calgary
IV. \. Anstie wili leave '...morrow
on a '■ i.-m i" England.
I'M N.it,,en '.( \ Ictoria registered at
the Hotel  Revi Istoki   on Sunday.
w. .1. Hill ot Rogers Pass was at
the King Edward hotel .er. Monday.
W M Lawrence lelt on Monday
moiu.m  a business trip to Trail.
|.M T, Knowles ol Toronto was »
guesl at the Hotel Revelsti ke on
Monday.
Mr, Bnd Mrs, I. H. Helms of Atlantic Ity were guests at the King
Edward hotel ou Monday.
The ladies ..I thi Red Cross society
wish te, thank A   Davidson for     tbe
j;lft    of   eoal   [01    St,   I'MalldS  hull.
MlBi      Tl.e    InC?,       "I       t.l.l.        U'''       Ll    ■ '    '    ' ''
ol the Lady Minto hospital, paid a
abort visit t.e Revelstoke tbis week.
— Ashcroft Journal.
Mr. and Mrs. J. I'. '''""'<' and family    ,,[  Neis,,n arrived in Revelstoki
on     Saturday afteri 0 and returned
to Nelson on Sunday  morning.
The Women's auxiliary oi St. Pet-
er'B church will meet at the home of
Mrs. H. H. Goddard, Railroad avenue, on Thursday afternoon    at    3.30
o'clock
Lord  and  Lady   Aberdeen  will    puss
through Revelstoke tomorrow afternoon at 3.20 o'clock. Lord Aberdeen
was formerly governor generul of
Canada.
But one api "inl . eni appears iu the .
list .t notifications In this week's is-1
sue of The British Columbia Gazette. I
This    is of Edgar Charles Lunn    of
Clillt. e'l.      Wile.     IS     -l| lllt'el     .1    '  "l'"Il'T.
I
lot! ■' is given In the current issue
of the British Columbia Gazette thnt
all placer claln s legally held in the
Revelstoke -and Lardeau mining divisions will "be laid over from Novem-
bei   i to June 1.
i-mi. Austin, formerly master mechanic for the Canadian Pacific railway
at Revelstoke and now general master mechanic for the Canadian Northern Pacific railway lelt on Monday
f n the '■"■-- after visiting friends in
thi   city.
\   lourt of i 'Vision for hearing   oh
jeer, .n- .ig ilnst  the retention ol
name on the reegister of voters (or the
Revelst eke electoral  district will   be
held  by  R. G r of vot
ers,     it tbe court house on Mon
November l". at 10 o'clock.
News has • ■ elved in the city
that  division
( ,p.h    \v. ij   VI   ler, of Si boi .   »"ho
ia well kuown in Ri ■  Utoke an I wl
be idquartei
a lip
■   ■
■ rows      Nest  iine.   Mr.  Miller     had
;:   that  lection on • ■      con-
•   i  .■. • | and wat
ol   spirits uud ia conversation
■  ■
su Idi -    -  ■
Il  -    . ,::   N
Is  im] roved.
Mru. George Miller returned Monday from h visit to Vernon.
(1. Lewis Lloyd of Field wus at the
Hotel Revelstoke on Monday.
Miss Agnes,Thomas is the guest ol
Mrs   K. ti. Mcl-tue for a few days,
I'M M. Udell of South Africa wub at
the King Edward hotel on Monday.
L. Oairt.b of Sunnyslde, Wash., wus
a guest at the Hotel Heveistoke ou
Monday,
Among the gueBts at the King lid-
wurd hotel on Tuesday wus H. .Stead
of Vancouvi r.
r. R. Garter, teller in the Imperial
; Dunk of Canada here bus heen moved
1 to l'rince Albert.
A. R, Geddlnga und A, Trebeck of
Vernon registered at the King Edward hotel uii Monday.
H. Perry Leake ot Nelsou arrived In
Kevelstoke yesterday  uud is u guest |
1 at the Hotel  Kevelstoke.
li. Calder und H. Mortimer spent
a fewi days up Canyon creek last
week iu u'lest ot Cariboo.
W. 11. Horobin lett ou Monduy
nioruing for l'ortlaud. On the Way
he will visit several of the boundary
towns.
G. Macleod, A. Drake and A. Macleod of Bear Creek were among the
guests at tbe Hotel Kevelstoke on
Monday.
Among the guests at tbe King Ed- !
wurd hotel on Monday were Mrs.   E.
J. Lehmun und Miss Helen A. Smith
oi -Sidney, 111.
]
The Ladles Aid of the Methodist
church will serve u bean supper in
the church parlors from 5.30 to b
o'clock on  Saturday.
It is reported that the orders for
the dispatch of tbe •''th nuttulion overseas have been cancelled Indefinitely owing ij luck of oceun transportation,
Mrs Mel hall, who lived here tor
many years with ber sons John und
Angus and two daughters, 'lied suddenly     in     Vancouver      in Tuesday
...., nl
u . o. Miller, supei inten ■ ■ I  ■.
Nelson division ol  the Canadit        .
ill ■•■.,...   ,, ho  -wis taki u ill     on
Thursday  was ri night    SB
ible progress 1
covery Mews.
\e cording   r,, n itices api i a
-   ie ol the Bi 11 -
tWO  m.eie
have '.  iu com] '■
the    tei
■
Manufai I
The   leal
-
m
T. Klkins of Calgary wns ut the
Hotel  Revelstoke on Tuesday.
A. Messenger ot I'entgwood, Mont.,
registered ut the King Mdwurd hotel
on Monduy.
A patriotic masquerade dance ,iill
be held in the school house at Rogers Pass on Friday.
Mrs. It). McDougal of Moscow, Ida.,
w is among the guests ut tho Hotel
Revelstoke on Monday.
W. II. Sheehan and G. D. Brunkel
ol Canton, Ohio, registered at the
King  Edward hotel  on Monduy.
Among the tourists ut the King Bd-
«ai d hotel on Monday were Mr. and
Mrs. A. M. McKenzie of Uuccustowu,
3. A.
VV. 'I. McMorrls of Vuucouver and
formerly of Nelson, who haB beeu visiting the city, returned to the const
I isi  night.—Nelsou News.
Tomorrow evening the citizens ot
field will give u luiicy dress bull for
the benefit of Sergt. K. A. HurrlBou
who  lost an arm  while ut the trout.
Reports of uiietiB in Canada uro
now to be mude to postmasters, "it
is desired by the chief commissioner
ef Dominion police," says the notice,
"that aliens shull report to the locul
postmuBters, und thut the postmust-
ers shull in turn report to the near-
est chief of police at intervals of suy
one mouth."
The Western Pine Lumber compuny
Mas received orders for lumber from
cities of the prairie provinces covering the entire stock now on hand. It
is expected that nearly seventy carloads will be shipped from Uie mill
west of the city during the next four
or five weeks. This amount will thoroughly clean up the lumber yard nt
the mill.—Grand Forks Sun.
On Suturduy morning a uew feature in Hoys' work wus started ut the
V.M.C.A., in the form of the "Sat-
urduy morning talk." At 10 o'clock
a well utteuded meeting of the boys
wus addressed by Alun Thomson on
'The Boy and the Associatiou." The
tulk was interesting and just long
enough to keep the hoys' attention.
After the talk the boys indulged in
the usual Saturday morning swim.
Although the meeting was well utteuded there was room for more. It
is planned to continue these talks
e n Saturday mornings throughout
the winter, different subjects uud
i interi sting to tin- boy will
be tat;en up and discussed. The
een io members only and
■ .1 that all the Juniors will
be on I •   10   o'clock
earnings.
■  u in the Cunada Gaz-
ration of a
i.ew     ' power company in
... ireiitnle Power Co
. is incorporated    to
ad
is, .-. tb a i a] il il ol $10,
- new  Montreal com-
lian  >v ir History
Ui    I   .
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St
I
:
■a nmen'S.
:
fcMPRESS   THEATRE
PP.,.' il'.A'.l
TODAY—41
2 par! ..
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wo;. - .-.
rae;!,.   a
Hia
.
nu:..-   Parrot,' and     '■ •
to.
Till .'.   •
sent    D '
sta.-e      - •
Hi
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Willi.   27,   ne;   cent, .-       on
, ..-, t   ,e...l   go   -o   the   etu-
di nl i    of
paving for 1
ae there al
sold.
FRIDAY- "Th* 1    , tune."
in J par's
of tbe Oh Idn n,' in I parts with
Marie Wah ai pe in I Wm.
loi iiison. Fathi i at the Gate," a
■■ir comedy wltl ■ • Lyons
anl usual trio. ^rc.it Italian war
ptct'ir'-s bowing 'he 'all to arms
of thousands of Italy's son*.
BATl'RDAY And matinee 2 BO. i't ices 5c nnd 10c. Stewnrt Baird in
■The    Runaway    wife,"    4 parts.
■Broadway favorites  "The  Skipper's
DHughter,"     with     Brnest Shields.
:   Play   itei   t rling Juvenile eomety.
Al'  'he latest music by the famous
Fin m-esp orches*rn.
.
W. Parry lett this morning tor
Trail where he intcndB to open a
brauch business.
T, Kilpatrick returned yesterday
from a visit to Nelson, Waneta and
other points south of Kevelstoke.
Rev. Dr. Moore, generul secretary
of the social service nnd evangelism
department of the Methodist church,
will puss through Revelstoke on Friday.
Louis Grevested charged by   J.   0.
Montgomery  with obtaining     money
by     (ulse     pretences appeared before
; Mnyor  VV.  A. Foote and  C. F, Lind-
! murk, J. IM, in the police court yesterday.   The churge wus dismissed,
Rev, Dr. Osterhout, superintendent
of oriental missions in British Columbia, of the Methodist church, sjioke
in the Methodist church on Sunday
morning und left for the ukaungan
on Monduy on his Way home from tho
general board of missions in Toronto
The Womens' Canadian Club will bu
'ut home' ut the residence of Mrs. W.
M. Lawrence, McKenzie uvenue tomorrow afternoon from 1 to 7. There
will be u musical program and teu
will be served. There will bo no
charge "i any kind, do collection
plute und nothing oliered for sale but
a cordial invitation is extended to
everyone in Kevelstoke to come with
a Christmas gift und droji it iu tho
monster stocking being idled with
Christmas cheer for our eoldier boys
in Kurope.
Dipping into a forthcoming publication, now neuring completion, An
Old Timer's Diury, Rev. Lashley HaU
gave u reading ut the Bpwortb League meeting on Monday evening, on
the Doings and Sayings of the late
Dr. Robson, one of the pioneers of
'5'J.   Ebenczcr     Robson     used to run
I Hell's Cute rapids on the lower Frus-
ir, in a canoe, to make Ins Sunday
eppointments, A duet wus sung by
Mrs. und Miss Paulding. There wub
a     splendid turn out at the meeting,
I which wus held under the auspices of
thc Literary department in charge of
Mtb. Fred Dews.     »
When the second trial brought by
Messrs. J. A. Mcllwee &| Sons
against Messrs. Foley Bros., Welch «
Stewart, comes hefore the Supreme
Court, the claim originally made My
thc plaintiffs will be increased My
$300,000, according to a statement
made by Mr. B. s. Taylor, K.C., who
obtained an order in Supreme Court
chambers yesterday, giving leave tor
the plaintills' expert witnesses to examine the operations at the Rogers
I'ass tunnel before the trial. The
plaintiff claimed (600,000 at the first
trial, which took place before Mr.
Justice Clement, but was only awarded $81,000. The case was appealed
nnd the court tH appeal gave iudg-
ment for the appellant and ordered a
• 'e'lid trial.
The    regular    meeting    of thc St.
John's  Young People's society   took
place i u Tuesday evening wheD     the
monthly     social    was held.     Among
those taking part in the musical program     were Mrs.  Moth,  Mrs.     Dent,
Gin   ' 'reelman,  Brown,     McKay.  Messrs,  Hav, Harding and   the
Y.M.C.A.     male     quartette, all     of
vlidin     showed grent talent and oltic-
iency.   Later in  the evening     games
vere played  in which everyone heart-
i    Before the <-i se of    the
- light refreshments were serv-
"1 followed  My Auld Lang Syne.   On
- next at. S o'clock the
will  again  meet under     the
f the dcvotionnl   com-
iel|  be  given   on
siting
rlst."    \   heart'.     In-
tended to all.
ment     of C. B. Hume & Co.'b store
Monday and Tucsduy, Nov. 1 & 2.
Flashlights and Batteries, all sizes
—new stock—at Bourne Bros.
Halloween special at Manning's 25c.
See the window.
Mr. Lefeaux now intends to go out
utter business for tho Crown Tailoring
Company of Toronto and can assure
bis many customers that the Fult|tatid
Winter Bamples are tho best yet.
Extra 2dc. special at Manning's
Saturday.
Don't forget the "old time bean
supper" to be served by the Ladies
Aid ed the Methodist church in tho
church parlors from 5.30 until s
o'clock on Saturday night, October
80th.
There's comfort In cooking with
Coursier's Conl.
Horse blankets, rugs, whips, etc.,
for sale at Bourne BroB.
BANKHEAD BRIQUETTES BUR1>
BEST.
Biggest 25c. speciul yct ut Manning's Suturduy.
During October at least 350 Italian*
from East and West Kootenay will
go overseas for military service, Trail!
and Kosslund supplying mnny ot
them. i
Nelson's municipal affairs have been
so well bundled this year thnt the
city hus only hnd {10,000 advanced
them hy the bank. Tbey borrowed
$40,000  in   1914.
WAINf  ADVTS.
FOR SALK.—16 ln. Millwood; also
Kindling in bunches-, each |2.75 per
load delivered. Phones 42 and 81.
J. P.  Sutherland,
HIDI'JS ARE HIGH. Write j. B„
Love, 408' Fourth St., East, Calgary, Alta. For shipping tngB and
price list of hides,  cnlfskins,  wool,
sheepHkinH,   borsehides,    horsehair,
etc.   Prompt returns. Nov. 3<lp
FOR RBNT—Seven roomed furnished
house, nice large basement, !J04
First street, west. Apply Mrs. C.
Lidy, Oity  Restaurant. Nov cp
Directors Succumb to
High Rolling Bankers
On thc Y. M. alleys on Monduy evening the Bankers teum took throo
straight garnet) froin the Board ot
Directors in thoir first league match.
The results show good bowling ou
the part of the bauk hoys, L. Blackberg being high average man for tho
three games with 158, the lowest,
scorer in the teum being Captain
Robertson, with the very good average of 146 pinB. Tho Hoard made a
rather poorer showing, but with a
few pructicc games between times
they will quickly improve. Tonight
tne Maples play against the O.P.R.,
and again on Friday evening the
Business Men are matched against the
Fire Hall.
HOARD OF DIRECTORS
WANTED—We have the opportunity
of a life time for an nctive, reliable
young man to handle an article
wanted in every home, office and
factory. You ran earn titty dollars
weekly. Write today for particular*
Macdonald & Co., Rogers building,
Vancouver, B. C.
FOR SALE CHEAP-High grade
Piano, practically new. Cost $660.
Apjily Mail-llernld. Nov.  13 p.
Hyacinths, Daffodils,
and Tulips
MALEY'S NURSERY
•'■
ii.  McKinnon
146
l-5'.l
119
.1.
Goble
138
US
122
A.
Thomson
171
160
181
F.
Paulding
106
166
121
C
R.  Macdonald
93
102
107
i
653
675
603
Total 1981
BANKERS
L.  P.  Waldren 161
L.  Blackberg 178
S.  C.uiling 144
—  Neary 167
146
142
124
173
144
168
140
151
B. Robertson
Totnl 2271
lit       157      137'
794
Til
766
The Last and
Biggest Steer
WILL BE
At Market on Saturday
A. G. CARLSON
SANITARY DAIRY
BEWS' DRUG STORE
SATURDAY
SPECIALS
1—Nclnon's India Taper Classics
worth fl.OO euch for   ...  .50>
2—flent'ti Push     Casey,     Worth
76c    und $1.00, for  50
3—Riley's  Creamy Toffee worth
50c,  for  40c
4—Wampole's        After      Dinner
Mints, reg.  10c, for  25c
5—Blinds Iron & Manganese
Tonic Fills, 100 in bottle, reg
50c, for  25
See   our     window of 2r> cent
gifts suitable for the  BoldlerB1
Stocking.
1 JEWS'
The Rexall Store
■  i. ;s   of
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Ni w / >alaad.    \
t
e      . ■
nd '
--6 to   N'ew
I.  An    ordi
ordinary
tion ol irom one point
to    another     (ritl !  'rom
to oth>er con   • re   rin«
to fresh postage,   rt hns now Moon 'le-
c-deii, until    fnrthci i tllow
;iercc]fi addressed to His Majwty'n
Fhii'S, or *o Rr t • m Canadiean
0 nmla e,r
elsewhere, 'o le re-dlreJCted fre'- of
pny r'e-directlon charts. Thin relet*
to redirection only.   Ai the Mi ie par
eels .nre mrlbd  they must,    >t COWM,
be prepaid nt the iiminl rates.
,
night.
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MstffiyE! II REX THEATRE I toPR'°?;c
5 and 10c  |     ONDER MEW MANAGEMENT    I        ^
WEDNESDAY  £&   THURSDAY-
HOLBROOK BLINN in
ei
rr
nil'] noss"
Keystone  Comedy - "The Water Dog"
Willi FATTY ARBUCKLE
PROGRAM CHANGES MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, AND FRIDAY
and a and
• |
If
H      a      Webrtei
■
ton.
BANFF HARD COAL
BANKHEAD   BRIQ1
FAMOUS GALT COAL
i »> 'in • ■ t
DRY   CEDAR,
l:il,'l II.   ill-MUI.OCK.   I
  FOR ■> M.i-
W. 11. HOROBIN
\l    \T Hi POM ()|   II.   I
SPECIAL
SPECIAL
Ladies' Fine Patent Button and Lace
Shoes, dull kid top. regular $4.50
For One Week Only	
SEE OUR WINDOW
$3.35
MCRAE SHOE STORE Howson Block PHONE 217
For Rubbers, Overshoes and LcBeinuu
MARY   IMI KVORD
Ton)  bt   ('Impress Thoatre in "l.ove'i
Hcfleection."
QUICK  LUNCHES   ■   HUNTING   TRIPS
MBATS—Corned     beef,     Teal    loaf,  Cambridge       sausage,      lot>-
etere, sardines, salmon, kippered herring,    all    put up in smull
tint.
HIROUITS—Shipment crisp, t»sty, sweet    Cookies   just   placed in
stock.
PRODUCE—New bread daily, fresh butter and eggs, breakfast bacon
sliced thin for cooking ortt camp flre.   Everything you need. Let
ns put up your order.
JOHN McINTYRE C& SON

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