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The Mail Herald 1915-08-28

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Chief lumbering, railway, mining, ricultural and naviga-
tio. yfc Te between Calgary
andU*oA     ific ocean.
The M^il-
Published twice weekly—P.ead
by everyone—The recognised
advertising ir.eiiutn for the
city and district.
=   C
Vol. 2Sa\'r 69
$2.50 Per Year
Military March to Alien Internment Camp in Park-
Aliens Arrive Beginning of Week- Park Officials
Visit Camp 	
The military guards for tne alien
■internment camp In the Revelstoke
-park and the army service corps de-|
tachment which will attend to the
supplying of thc camp have arrived.
On Monday nest the first contingent
of aliens will arrive, consisting of 5(L
men who will come from Vernon. On
thc following Wednesday another 50
aliens will arrive, these coming also
from Vernon. The final party of 125
will arrive from Brandon during the
following week, making 226 aliens in
the camp.
At noon yesterday a company of
the 102nd regiment consisting of 5(j
men arrived from Kamloops under
command of Capt. Wain, who will
act ns camp commandanl until the
arrival of Capt. Rose of Kelowna wlio
is expected t.i arrive In Kevelstoke
nt the bjginnintf of the wick. The
other officers In command of the
compnny nre Lieut. A. Grant ••! Revelstoke nnd Lieut. Richards of Mara.'
Attached to the company are Buglers
R. (Minion and J, Bourne of Revelstoke. A large proportion of the soldiers nre from Revelstoke.
The infantry company marched to
the camp in the nark yesterday afternoon and Mist nigbt occupied the
bunk bouses that have heen built for
the accommodation of the aliens.
They will go under canvas as soon .is
the   militia   tents   are   erected.
Lieut. Swinford of the Canadian
Army Service Corp, in command of a
detachment consisting of acting sergt.
V. d'Auriu, acting corporal D. S.
Milligan, four drivers, three general
duty privates and one cook and orderly arrived in the city on Thursday to take charge of the supply de-
jiHi'tinent in connection with the alien
internment camp and the military
'. uards. The detachment will be stationed in Revelstoke. Teams or motor transport will be provided which
will be driven by the military drivers. All supplies for the camp will
be purchased in Revelstoke.
Contracts for supplies for the camp
have been let by the army service de-
partment to O. W. Bell for bread, P.
Burns i- Co., Ltd., lor meat, F. McCarty for fee-] and to L. C. Masson
for groceries. Ai temporary office has
been opened hy the army service detachment in the vacant store on
First street nest to L. ('. Masson's
store. The house next to H. Mau-
ning's store on McKenzie avenue has
been rented nnd will be used by the
detachment for office quarters nnd
storehouse ns soon as it is renovated.
J. B. Harkin, commissioner of Dominion parks, S. J, Clark, Buperln-
t of the Park at Banff, who
arrived in the city yesterday, went
ly automobile to inspect the camp
yesterday afternoon. They were ac-
companicd by Cant. Palmer, Capt.
Wain, Lieut. Swinford, and by F. E.
Maunder, superintendent of the Revelst'ike park.
The detachment of the Canadian
Army Service Corps which arrived in
the city on Thursday under command
of Lieut. Swinford, will, in addition
to arranging the commissariat of
the alien internment camp, provide
supplies for all the military posts on
> Resignations of Teachers Accepted and Appointments
Ratified by School Board—Staff of Teachers One
Less Than Last Term
Kamloops and Field. All supplies for
the troops will be purchased in Revelstoke.
The provisioning of the posts from
Kamloops to North Bend will be man-
aged from Kamloops.
Members of Fifty-fourth Who
Will Comprise Next Draft
for Front
food Needed for
Prisoners of War
The  regular  weekly   meeting  of  the
Red Cross society was held at the Y
Iwe  would  Btarve,"  and be attributes
j Mis regained     health alter the amputation  ■ )!   bis  arm   to  the  food   thus
May we appeal to you on behalf ol
the men who have no friends to sup-
ply their needs and who, having
[ought so bravely, are now condemn-
.   ed to the weary monotony and nriva
M.C.A., on Wednesday, the president! ' ,    ' "uu i"""
tions of a t.erman prison Camp?
Mrs.  Kilpatrick  m the chair.
Business in connection with the gar-
\  WMltly     parcel     of food can  lie
Bent at     $4 or ^5 per month, or     a
den fete was transacted aud all   ac- fortnightly one for half that amount,
counts ordered to lie-paid,     and     a Would  vou consider "adopting"     a
statement  in  full  given us follows; prisoner,  i.e.,  providing one of these
Proceeds sale reireshmeuts   $31.M) gums  so  that  a  I'arcel can  be   sent
Ice Cream       14.2'J t.i  him  regularly''     Prisoners'  circles
Oandy      lo.OO arc being formed, ten people comhin-
T"ES  113.05 lng and giving each ten cents a week
 ' and thus collectively "adopting"     a
$172.05 prisoner.
Expense            20.45 Contributions    may be sent to the
  secretary-treasurer or any member of
Total                $ the committee.
The society wishes to     thank     tho Mrs.  Sillltoe,   chairman,   I860 Rob-
(ollowlng persons for service     given son street.
toward     the     success of this w-orthy Mrs. Clare     Fitzcibbon, 14l!f. Four-
cause:   J.   P.   Sutherland,   the  Mayor teenth avenue west.
and   council.   Rev.   Father   McKenzie, Mrs.   .1. O. McLaren.  ITCi Haro St.
the press,  R. Howson,  Y. M. C,  \.,
Corp.   Wood and    recruits, Qeorge
North, C, im Hume & Co., the oity
band, the Rei orchestra, the Empress
orchestra, W. \. Smythe for piano,
the girls Who S'ilil tags and all who
in any Way contributed to the success ul  this  woithj   cause.
Mrs. !•:. .). Deacon, 1279 Nicola st.
Miss  Marsden,  1700 Har.i Street.
Miss Polly, Becret iry treasurer, 1040
.-M.\t lentb  Ive., west
Miss     Phi poi tary-i   asurer,
'..'..*' Harwood street.
Miss J oliffe oflered    a
eacb to Red Cross and Soldiers Com-
a letter was read from tbe prison- fori           ittee i     ■  raffli i | ■ :.    it
ns of war department, Canadian Red wai decided to   tccepf  tbi  ofler and
Cross s,. '.   ol tbe urgent need lor  proc i with it.
food lor prisoners ol war in Qermany Mrs. c. u. Hume sent in 2a yard)
The society decided to send $J."i at ' flannelette,
once and to endeavor to have tbe Tin- following I rat ol goods
letter published, hoping thai some- was ien< to budquartera 27 khaki
one may decide to send |iersonal do- ihirts, al e,|nrtSi 17 night
nations in tbe way set forth in the shirts, 186 pelt socks, 12 pair wrist-
letter, lets.
The letter is as follows: The list of work done is as follows:
"The claims ol tins department ol Mrs. s. S. Crowi Miss v. Cn we,
■the Red Cross havc only recently Mrs. .1. M. Moran, Mrs, Parry, Mrs.
been brought to our notice, but so H. Needham, Mrs. H. W. Wood. Mrs.
urgent are ihey that call for help s. Drquhart, Mrs. w, 11. Horobin,
should receive wl lespread response, Mrs. Swaney, Mrs. Hmrnn. Mrs. Ed-
Parcels oi food and other comforts wards. Mrs. NM R, Brown Mrs. Joe,
arc being sent oui from the Canadian T. Farrinloe, Mrs. JonM, Mrs. W.
Red cross headquarters In London Armstrong, Miss Helen Uradshnw
liy Mrs. Rivers Rulkley. who is ln aged 12 years, 1 pnir sucks each:
charge of the Prisoners ol War de- Mrs Wadman, Mrs. Palmer, Mn, R.
partmenl Vgenta ol the I erican Gordon, t pair each: Mrs. 0, McQlv-
embassy In Berlin are visiting the en, Mis. j{ Drquhart, 2 jiair each-
prison campe and repori thai un Mrs ;•,,.,j,,, , .,.,,,-,. m:, j.-.„,,>,. Pr^
doubtodly the prisoners are regularly 12 pair; Mrs, Stanley Pearce, Monte
recolvlng tbe barrels sent,   Dr,  Dol-.Creek,     11   c    -, pair; Mrs. Gibson
bey,   who  was a  prisoner  of  war    f. .r '  llTOWbead,   B    0 • Mrs.   Van
over Mix months and who was recei I ted) 2 pnir.
ly exchanged    1 ite   that "it is Im !
peratlve that  we  send  as much  fond      It  is stated  thai  the r.ermnn  rov
ns possible i" tbe mea In the prison ornor-genernl nl Poland has issued  a
camps," ami thai   "conditions     are 1 proclamation I rhlddli     tha holding
far worse than wa hava anv Idea of ",ol meetlnge and the carrying ol arms
Beri nl Weils, in an uneenaored lal  ,   1 1 ng ol «bopp nt
tor    smuggled oul  by an exehai [ed       iVloek In thi  evening nml the the-'
nrmy    medical    frbnd. fmvfv "ii it    tree   hei    I o'e! eh,  The    death
were not for Hie parrels ol food      Wtlpenatl preicrlbed for an-,   ni
receive from kind friend* In England, munlcattng with Germany's enemies.
VERNON, B. C, Aug. 27—When the
order comes 255 orticers and men of
the 54th Kootenay Battalion will
leave Vernon for the training camp
at Shorncliile. Tbe men come principally from the Boundary and tbe
Crow's Nest country. Some of tbem
are lawyers, some doctors, many of
them cowboys and ranchers, and there
is at least one policeman among
them, a Vancouver man, Lauce-Corp.
R. A. Payne. One ol the sergeants,
Sergt. Vi. A. Curran ot Nelson is iu
civil life, a reporter.
The list of men who will form this
draft has been revised aud brought
up to date. It is not likely to be
changed unless unexpected delays develop and the men arc kept in camp
tor a longer tune than they now ex-
jiect to stay here. This draft is the
second to leave the 54th battalion,
that battalion sending its first draft
last month under the    command    of
aptain Anthony Turner.
The officers are Lieut. N, L. Took-
er, a graduate ol tbe Royal Military
-', reserve of officers,
I- J, MUM; Lieut. L. M. Raphael, a
iTadunte of the Royal School of Instruction, Esquimalt, and an oflicer
of the 72nd Seaforth Highlanders;
Lieut. P. J. Andy of Vernon, graduate of the Provisional School of Instruction In Vancouver, five years
with the Cape Mounted Rifles, five
years with, the King Edward Horse,
and holder of the I. Y. long service
medal     and - a;th African and
King's     Own     medals;  i.U".:t. W. A.
Woodward, ol Vancouver, graduate of
the Provisional School of Instruction '
in Vancouver, and a lieutenant in the '
6th     1).     C. 0. R., and Lieut. D. A. I
McQuarrie ,,f Nelson, graduate of the1
Officers       Scbool     ol   Instruction at'
Work   Point  Barracks,  and  for      five
months  with the Grand Forks Inde-1
pendent itiiles.
Sergt.-Major     0. R. Matthews has
been     selected as the company sergeant-major.   The    other non-commie-1
officers of the draft are Sergt.'
E. J. Lee, of Rossland; F. Brewer of
Revelstoke; M, A. Orford ol Rossland; W. A,. Curran ol Nelson; L. A.
McMillan, A B. Ronmark, 'ef Nelson-,
D. B. Gillespie oi Prultvale; c,,rp. A.
K. Qravea .1 Nelson 1 ;enb11;
and Corporals J, Qulnn, E, T, Cooper, T. I). Scanlon, R, Stevens, Q. 0.
Brown, J, England, W. H, Graham ;
Lance Coi porala \. B, : h abam, U.
Aahby, it. Hard. w. p, Tr us well, .1.', D. McKenzie, K, 0. Corson, w.
- Vi rteatb, Buglai S. J, Hillyard,
The men ol the drall are R. s. Ag-
new, l-M ainsworth, 11. andrewe, T.
Brown, W. Banks, .1. B. M. Barnutn,
W. J, Hates, J, Beaton, H. J, Beai
ty, \. Beer, \. Bell, R. Bere, 0, w.
Berg, 10. v. Blomfleld, M. Bodgon,
W, Boiasy, D, Bergeron, P, C. niami,
F. J. Bond, M. Boatwick, H. a. Bow
"■tt. \. 11. Brennan, 0, E. Brown, J>
Bruce, S. J. Bussell, A. 0, Butler,
M. Campbell, P, 0. Campbell, li. II.
Campbell, B, Carver, .1. ('. Carmay,
a. J. Chapman, w. Cbaison, B.
Clark, 0, Clark, II. Clay. W, Cook,
W,   T.   Cook,   W.   D.   (Mirlctt,   W.  Cor-
r Oosti Uo, .1. .). Cowan, T.
Cross, ll. w. Crow, P. Q, Cummins,
w.    Cunningham,    E. T, Dallen, D,
Unnlels. A. W. Rnvies. 1). Q, DaviM,]
D, P. Lawson, P. J. Dennis, D, Q,
Denny, n Derb] im .i. Deugan, M.
Donnely, P, .1. Donohue, W. J, Dreu-
lette, B. Duki. H. A. Dunn, H, R.
Bast, 0, im Eddie, W, Blford, w. En-
'laciitt. \. Endacotl \. Bthcrlngton,
J, n. Bvre, D. Perguso v. L, Pish-
ir. n. Forbes, w j, Porsythe, J.W,
Gibson, \. H Glddlngi. W, B Glenn,
B, T. Graham, J, 1' Qregorj, V V
Fl D Griffiths, H, Gullle,
"    M ':    0.   Mains,   C       C.
I: T Hanna, P, Hai na, '' Hark-
ne**, B  G, Rarweood, R. T. Hay don,
L. F. Henley, P. Henley, W. Hicksou,
E. Cooper, L. W. Humphrey, (J. H.
Hanna ble, 10. K. Hunt, W. Irwin, A.
Jackson, N. Jackson, R. A. James,
G. T. Jeffrey, A. Johnston, A. H.
Johnston, H. W. Jones, D. E, Jones,
P. J. Joyce, E. Keeling, J. Kellock,
M. N. Kennedy, A. F. Lamont, S.
Lawler, G. T. Levaseur, H. G. Lewis, H. Marshall, J. S. Marshall, G.
Mario, F. N. Martin, F. J. McAvin,
N. J. McBean, J. McDougall, N. Mclvor, M. McKay, J. M. McLean, A.
S. McLennan, D. J. McLennan, M.
McLeod, J. McLeod, H. ,E. S. McLeod, M. A. McLeod, No. 4-30555 Don
McLeod, No. 433777 Don McLeod, D.
D. McMillan, P. D. McNaughton, P.
McNeil, D. McPhee, T. M. McNeil, J.
Meyers, N. Milanovich, W. N. Miller,
1;. Miller, F. Vi. Morel, D. J. Morrison, J. D. Morrison, F. Napier, R.
S. O'Bell, P. O'Brien, J. Odgers, G.
Ody, F. S. Oliver, C. Olson, J. O. S.
Olson, D. Osborn, A. Painting, J.
Paul, J. B. Paul, W. J. Pearson, J.
Pike, J. Poole, A. Prior, J. T. Proctor. T. Prosser, R. Pruitt, L. Rada-
kovich, S. R. R. Reid, H. Rendell,
X. Roderick, E. Rodgers, E. E. Ryde,
T. Sallis, G. Sandison, L. Seeman,
H. M. Sellars, A. R. Sclter, R. WM
Scott, J. Shaw, G. Shepherd, F. Silverton, A. P. Smith, H. C. Smith,
C. V. Stacey, J. B. Stainton, G. G.
H. Steele. H. Stephenson, A. R.
Stoddard, A. L. Stuart, F. D. Sulli-
van, A. Swan, 0. Swanson, T. Sym-
es, J. T. Taylor, J. Taylor, G. P.
Thompson, J. F. Thompson, G. A.
Thompson, jr., H. A. Ward, D. Wat-
sun. B. W. Webb, W. L. Webster, F.
A. Weir, E. E. White, H. White, R.
R. Whitehead, E. R. Wilton, E. G.
Woodlands, W. V. Wyldes, G. S.
Woodlads, W. V. Wyldes, F. Wynne,
A. Ynhner, J. Sharpe, X. Dew, W.
Girvan, M. H. Muir, F. T. R.isling,
G. Porter, J. M. Tennant, J. Jenkins
I That all thc teachers necessary t.i
lill the stalls uf tho Revelstoke
] schools have been engaged, that tbo
number of pupils tins term is already 3 I more than last term and that
the teaching stall has been reduced
hy one teacher was the statement of
H. Manning, chairman of the school
board at the meeting of the be ard
on Thursday evening.
There are now, said Mr. Manning,
250 pupils at Central scbool, 315 at
Selkirk school and t,7 at the high
school. All children who expect to
attend the school this term must report not later than next week.
The greatest number of children 1:1
any one class at the Central school
is 43 and the lowest number is 20,
that number being in the receiving
class. The numbers In other classes
are as follows: 28,42, 88, 37, 11. In
Selkirk school the lowest number of
pupils iii any one class is 30 with 4G
the highest number in a class. In tbe
high school there are at jiresent 67
pupils. Mr. Manning with Mayor W.
A. Foote visited the schools on
Thursday ami found every arrangement  satisfactory.
Thc  board  instructed the seen I
tei write W. H. Horobin, to wh.
contract for wood had been let, notifying     him that the wood must      be
supplied  by Sept.   15,   itherv   ie   the
transferred  to      t   •)
next lowest tenderer.
The resignations  ui   .1.  W.  Hughes,
vice principal  ui the Central scl
Miss   1..   M.   Manley    and    of    J.    E.
Lovering   who  had   been   engaged   aa
principal of the b sere for
mally acce '
The action of the chairman aid
secretary in engagii :-• A. H. Scriven,
II. A., as principal of the high efhool,
C.  l-M Fa'.kner as teacher of thi n
: class, Miss A. Eaton as vice
Drincipal >>f the high school, Miss
Mildred Merrlman, B. A., as teacher
in Selkirk school, Stewart W. Code,
1'. A.. as vice priii';' , : ol Central
Bchoi 1   an I  of M I A.   Green,
B.     A., as vice  principal ol  Selkirk
1 was ratified by the board.
'• letter was received from James
Gordon whe. had bei redtbeprin-
cipalsbip of the Hlgb School regret-
tine that he was unable t'i accept
the position as I rusteea thought
it too late to :: ike a change in their
A resolution was passed askine the
city council to instal a strainer in
the water mail I prevent; irravel
and sai d fi enti • tbe sch....!
plumbing   system     tie which damage
'    M ■ ■
Five More Recruits
for Overseas Service
Five more recruits have enlisted in
Revelstoke for overseas service. They
Norman Franklin Turner, born
Leeds county, Ontario, next of kin
Joseph Turner, Fermoy, Out., age
44, miner,  widower.
Robert Salt, born London, Eng.,
next of kin  Mrs.   Jane Sail.   IS  Elm-
w 1 Road, Hernhlll, London,  En.,-..
age 28, accountant, single.
William Wilson Hoss, burn Calcutta,      India,  next  ,,f kin  Mrs.  William Edinburgh, Bcotland, age 88,
miner, single,
James  Mullin,   burn  Cbarleti
P.B.I.,    next    ,,r kin, Jo in Hu m.  ,
Vernon    River, P.E.I., age ;:, cook,
Jan ea Edward Oallaghan, born Durham city, Eng., next e.f km 1
'Oallaghan, Durham city, age  '       li
, 1,   Ingle,
Th'' lasl   'Canada Gazette' published
■ui order in council forbidding tb'' •■:.-
portation nf all l-ooiIs Irom Canada
to Bulgai 1 a,
Official tigures show that on June 1
about. 5,000 young Woaien were employed at  the Krupp works at Bason,
as      Compared   with   1,189  on   Jan.   1.
The whole number of employees    on
June  I   is  nut   given,   On Jan.   1    t.he
total waa 16,885, exclusive of tbe employees in the asaooiated Industries-
mining and shipbuilding—and in   tho
amniiiiiilii.n  works  in other  parts   of
iny, owned hy the Krupps.
Mr.   John   W.   Harper uf   New   York,
last survivor of the iinr|ier Brothers,
book ami magazine publishers, died
on August I Uh, al liin country residence at  Blddeford pool,  Maine,   He
was S| vais ..f age,    There  wire loUr'
Harper Brothers, and tbey all became
well known as publishers.   They came
ol  an   nM   I.oni"   Island   family,      The
grandfather, Jamea Harper, was    a
am1   teacher, ule, lived    ntJ
Newton, 1,. 1    The lather of the lour
Ol  ol all trades,
who Worked up and down Long Island
Forty Volunteers Have
Enlisted in Nakusp
NAKUSP, B. 0., Aug. 27—A great
wave of patriotism and recruiting
las reached Nakusp since the farewell
concert last week to the tow.
who left for camp after their furlough. The following have since joined and left for Vernon on Wednesday:
.Marvin Bowes, fcj. H. Simpson aud
Bert Herridge. Already 4U Nakusp
men have enlisted either with tbe
Kootenay contingent or with
other regiment, totalling nearly lo
per cent, of the population. Heciuit-
ing posters are now displayed aroui ■'.
At  the  annual  meeting  of  tin
men's auxiliary of the Nakusp
tal a     most favorable  reiiort     was
presented by tht president, Mrs.     U.
Herridge,  showing  gome .;t.'^ e.n hand,
with heavy expenditures made ■
half of the institution     during     the
past   year.   The    electloi   ■; officers
took place as follows: President  Mrs.
L. F. McDougald; vice-president, Mrs.
I'M R.    Vipond;    secretary ' easurer,
M'-s Flossie Edwards.   A heart]
of  thanks  was  \ assed  to Ml
ridge, thi' retiring  president, -
Ber vices.
The   annual   plci Ic   e.f   :!,.    '
church Sunday School was he 1
the   beach   north   "ft
day afternoon.   A  large numbei were
Tin- rn 1 conl Lni ■ ■ '   I   ilien mi is.>a-
ers Was  taken  In
' I,   pai -in.-  h   k id ij.     nc-
companled  by  a  gui
50 in the bei.   1 a.  an   al    '     Edge-
wood they   .."I• to the   Internment camp, 1 tea away
tbi j   will  be employed  In  road
1 in Thui - lay evening   1 probl   I
meet ih" bold   ..t     bl    MM.,.:-;'     ,'
era   bOUSe.    H.    H.    I.
man .md K.   \. Quance   ecrel iry   uf
the    1 ting,   Tbere were 17 pi
ami the resolution recommending prohibition  was can led bj   16  roti
and    I    against.   Th,      eakei       were
PM w   Somera, F. 0, Werden, R,   v
Quance and .1. 11. Stevi neon,   It was
decided In view ol th 1 financial   I
gency not to send a di leg I
prohibition convention  al   the
next, week, but  t,i (orward thi
lutlon,   A   eommltti • 1    ol
k.   w.    Somers, 0, W, Wakelin, O.
Johnson, J, H. Stevenson and   Mrs.
iy, was appointed,
The    gallant 15th British 11
were,    Baye    the 'Journal' ol P
stationed In the junk e.f an old castle      In      Flanders.   Tl I v  wen
than a little surprised t.e find
trees,  when  they went  t'i  tie UJJ their
thai the 1 rings were
already there. These rlnga had
fixed there a hundred years ag
the day iftei the battle of Waterloo,
Shooting Affray et
Okanagan Landing
VERNON, . -. Tur
ner e,f ■ ika- a^. n Land at 1
Jubllei I    with   his
right arm and parts oi hie    • '.
ihest  tilled with  .
c-d at him last   F
c. Reynolds.   The     affair to>k placo
at Oki said te,
have     been the dim |uarrel
( xtc:. : od.
Turner, a man . • ,1.-   f
age, wa
da     who  owned the pre.;
eer.  frequent disput
that    Rej
and     fired      upon   Turner,   in!!.
wound nature.
Ids, who if . •   . •
Friday."    Ho
. .ia constable Fraser. and on Saturday a;e-
peared before j,. Morris, S. M.. and
una remanded for a week. At nn<)
time Turner'
cd critical, but hi   la       «   tl  lUght 1
t ol
Canadian [M Greets
Wife of Ex-President
tn      v Taft,
et    o|
■: ill and ' ■      1.
. Ith tho
an I flo        gi ■ ■    md said ahe
I ad tet ri  r • trip
The   Bril lerlng
ol  the commlaaton
j the Earl
ol Selburm to ln< n !-■■ the aupi
it is     '■' 1 in Montreal that l ■• unship
: •  ' .1 i -.
tion ol eel  Allan lines would be The Canadian Pa«
The  \   I duke tephen    ol
• • .•( Poland  in Warsaw ■   '
b.n   '
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Company, Limited
K   G.  ROOKE,  Manager and Editor.
The military guards who will havi'
• stody e.f the alien internment camp
in the Revelstoke pans bave already
arrived, and by the beginning of the
week aliens will have reached the
park and the camp will bc In operation.
It will mean much to Revelstoke;
and to Mr. R. p. Green, to whose efforts the location of the camp in tbe
Revelstoke park is due, the city owes
a debt of gratitude,
Mr. Green, in this matter, has ex-
1 ended time and effort without stint
in the service of the city.
He came specially to Revelstoke to
discuss the project witb the citizens,
und in person at Ottawa he urged to
the utmost upon both tbe militia department and the parks department
the advisability of establishing the
His eflorts at length convinced the
government of the feasibility of thc
project, and his interest bas not
flagged nor did his efforts slacken until he saw his representations crowned  with complete success.
Not every constituency is represented at Ottawa by a member whose
zeal in the service of his constituents equals that ot Mr. Green, nor
are there many members whose persistence and influence with the government could accomplish what Mr.
Green has achieved.
The city council has already expressed officially its appreciation of
Mr. Green's services; the board ot
trade, at whose solicitation Mr.
Green acted, will doubtless in due
■ . rse, take similar action, and the
res duttons ol thanks will have thc
ci • currence e'f every citizen, irrespective ol political Inclinations.
Tin- - tburst ol critlcl
Lord Kitoherer was speedily followed
by th'' bestowal upon bim ol the Order ol the Garter.
Thus did the Kinc and the Uritish
_  -.eminent express c mfldence in the
■ ;• i if   Btate fe'r  war,  their Si
e I appreciation eef bit services to the
em] ■ proval ol the
wortl        ■ icka to     which he
leen subjected.
S' • ling        tb        |
"truce,1      part
tated to i
tia department li
Libera mure I
i       •   . ■
; with tbe
i ntlng it
u L '
do the I
ter, thi
t empire,
nn'l dl iy  al
tacks to
In   the
Revelstoke     pai
tlal val ie to thi  cltj   >l Revel I i
i  .     consti ui' loo ol the ni i
i .•-.   the  installat i'ii   ol   i
tei     supply,   and othei  operations,
.■iieady    afforded ionalderable
employment and have involved expenditures in the city, especially valuable at a time when war conditions
have caused a slackening iu business
and industry. The occupation of the
camp will entail the location in close
proximity to the city of an addition-
lonal population of some three hutid-
dred persons, For this population
food and equipment will be daily required. A steady stimulation will
he given to the business interests of
the city, while tbe task of guarding
the camp will offer opportunities for
employment for those who may desire to take advantage of them.
The extension of thc automobile
road, which will be accomplished as
a result of the camp, will also be of
Immense Importance to tbe city. The
completion of the road menus the
establishment of Revelstoke as a
great tourist centre, with Illimitable
I ossibilltles of advantage from the
iieiinst, traffic. It also involves the
certainty of further development of
the park, with the need for labor
which that development will entail.
The alien internment camp is a
boon in the advantages of which
every class of the community will
Ou yonr Va ont ion—
Hiding- Finhiii',i Motoring — Driving — Shooting
—Camping oni—there is
nothing like a plentiful
supply of the Dainty
Frenh Mint-flavored
'lhe decrease in value of 1914 is not
due to smaller production as much as
it is to lower prices. For example,
the average market value »d silver in
I'M I was about 4.11 cents an ounce
lower than in 1913'. Copper was 2.2ft
cents a pound lower; lead, 0.5 cents
a pound lower; zinc, 0.45 cents a
pound lower.
The purchase and despatch of supplies for all military guards between
Kamloops and Field will be made in
Hevclstoke. This will be another
source of wealth to tbe city and will
increase the stimulus to business
which tlie internment camp will cause
Montreal Journal of Commerce—
Inning May building permits iu forty cities throughout the Dominion totalled ?1,'JS1,i:i;u, a decrease of $8,-
;;«7,000 from the corresponding month
in 1914'. For the live months of the
year Montreal leads all Canadian cities, with total permits valued at $2,-
374,1 ; decrease ut $4,1S3,<1 m, as
compared witb the corresponding period lasl year. The building trade
will probably be the last t.e show the
effect of improved conditions, but it
is reasonable to expect that an Improvement will take place bed ire very
Toi   : ;     relegram i ol the
war n iy he inappli :abl< to a conflict
that is attuined the magnitude of
tl    :    sent sti nggle.
French a'
they were suddenly overwhelmed
I       •• . •■ ■ ent of I
■   I irely  une s t in
•' >r   tb"   ' ll
■ is ll
But  I •     .
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St. Francis church, McKenzie Ave.
and Fifth street, Pastor, Rev. J. C.
Mackenzie. Sunday services:— Low
Mass at S a.m. and High Mass at
19:30 a.m. every Sunday. Sunday
school for the children at 'i.'iii p.m.,
I'cnediction and Rosary at 7:30 p.m.,
Confessions Saturday I to 6 and 7:30
to 'J p.m. and Sunday morning 7:30
to 8. Weeks days:—Mass every morning at 7 o'clock, Confessions before
Mass. First FridayB —Mass ac 8 a.
m., Benediction and Rosary at 7:30
p. m.
Thirteenth Sunday after trinity; 8 a.
m. Holy Communion 11 a. m. Matins
Evensong, 7.SO p.m., sermons at both
services by the Rector.
At both morning and evening prayer, prayers authorized by the Lord
Bishop for war will be said. Sunday
school at 2.30 p.m.
On    Sunday, 29th inst.. Rev.     Mr.
Johnson preaches in the morning   at
il  a. m., and Mr. Paulding     in     the
i veuiiiL' at 7.30 p. m.
The recular services will be held in
the Presbyterian     church on Pundnv,
when      Rev.      J.  W.   Movenson      will
ornlng sub-
Be    I   I iod ' M   ■." and in the
evening,  "Preparing the Way." Sun-
eMiv Scl ool   ind  ■ at 2.80.
Prayer  meeting on  Wednesday  ai   s
p.  m.   You nre invited.
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ight and
.   tion-
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much  curtailed,   if  tl
of  I il." bad been  i   tlntalnod
I'M I ami  applied  t ' ii"' output     "f
last   year,   this   oul
been valued at about one million nnd
a    half    dollars greatei than it ap-
Thls would I'.r mi' 0 lei    than
two   and   a   half   millions   beloW      the
value of the 1018 mineral producl Ion,
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prising     iiu bamI.' 19011;     'May 11
The Agents of the Italian Government
Italian National A\l
War Loan
Subscriptions of ioo Lire and under   must   be   paid   in   cash   at
the time of subscribing-.     Larger amounts as follows:
25     at time of subscription.
25     and accrued interest on   ist October,   1915.
25     and accrued interest on  16th November,   1915.
25     and accrued interest on  2nd January,   [916.
LATER  THAN   31st   AUGUST,   1915
Further particulars on application at any office of the   Bank,
or at the Royal Italian Consulates
It will pay you to make
a call .it
Fur Buyer and Exporter
Old Town      Rkvblstoke, B.O,
bpfoii' Imving your • >ntfit
of working cloi in-* for the
bush. I 'o i-•■ a spiTialty
of Logging Shoes, Pants,
Snx, flirts, H i inm.s, nml
evei v h un ifi|iiuvii In yonr
busln is,
Grocery Items
APPLES, Yellow Transparents, good eating, per lb 5c
PEACHES, large yellow St. Johns, per lb. 10c
PEARS, best eating _ 3 lbs for 25c
CORN, sweet and tender, per doz. 30c
Strictly First-Class
Rooms   Single, en Suite, and with Bath
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illi v toprot ub- 'KiiiiiNt
have en store
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I . LODOB, No. l».
A r, and A. M.
Rs<fulat Vt'-ptiriu* ere beld Is
Ni>w Msnonir Mall on ths Fourth
Mondaj In *arh month at I p.m.
Visiting brethren ars cordially
JOHN i,ram. w  m
ROBT.  OORDON,  Hssrstnry
Revelstoke Wine and Spirit Co., Ltd.
Importers and Wholesale Dealers.
Manufacturers of Aerated Waters
Agents for Calgary Beer
Jack Laughton, Proprietor First Street, Revelstoke, B. C
Suitably furnished with the
choicest the market affords.
Best   Wines,   Liquors   and
Cigars.     Rates   $1  a   day.
J. Albert Stone, Proprietor Month'y rate9- SATURDAY,  AUGUST 28, 191-5
(By Harolil Begb|e,  in the 'Daily
Ohromcle,' London)
Among the Sisters at this hospital
is a little lady so delicate iu look
uud so exceedingly ^eutle in manner
that you might well doubt her abili-
ty to manage even lour or live nurs-
cs. But it is this Sister to whose
care the mutinous, the maddened,
and the nerve broken soldier is committed; it is she, of all other people
in the hosjutal, men or women, who
can soonest and most eflectively minister to a mind disoased. I am not
quite sure whether she could be Called a genius, But 1 am perfectly sure
that many soldiers regard ber as an
f.ngel She is small and birdlike, a
fcrunette, with a bright complexion,
large shining eyes, and ihe gentlest
■of smiling mouths. Her natural prct-
tiness has become spiritual beauty in
a life of alsolul dJvot.oj io the
sick and the sorrowful.
One afternoon we sat together in
the shade of cedar treLg on the green
lawn outside the officers' mess, and
fihe told me about some of her Intractable patients. 'The worst of all
the nervous cases,1 she said to me,
were those which came to us after
the great retreat from Mons. 1 had
•one man und T my charge, a splendid gunner, who would start up at the
sound of a mot ir-blcycle in the distance and declare it was a Zeppelin.
His obsession was the most pathetic
thing Imaginable. He declared that
was still on ihe retreat, and yet
all through his ravings of horror and
death he was looking for his wife and
•child. He made you feel the noise
,itid rush of a great army's retreat,
but througb it all there sounded his
is cry t.e his wife and child,
asking them were they were, calling
upon them to answer him. It was
heartbreaking, the p< or fellow's ag-
ony of anxiety for his wife aod his
child.' She paused, and said slowly,
■Some nun who w ti on the retreat
from Mons will never be ofl it us
i. ng as they live.'
'1 can   understand,'   I   said, 'that
j .. Bhould be able to handle nervous
cases,  such as this,  but 1 don't   un-
•.v you manage the violent
.-ind the brutal.'
She    smiled.     'It  Is  very difficult.'
aid, 'iti some rases very difficult
Indeed,  but except In the case of the
insane it is not Impossible. Of course
we have the Colonel's power at   the
back of us.    He is a  very  kind   man.
is 1  dareeay you know; but    he    is
strict, and has no mercy for the
nl mate.    We  had  a  man   sent
- once who could not be manag-
ywhere else. He was (rightfully
>, Mi   n   seen    anyone
ci   an ! B illen.    He refused    to
:'bey   any  orders.    He  Bald   he  would
di   «    i ver be liked.   Nothing   that
' I  to l.m. had any effect. He wus
the black she;' "f ins regiment, was
■   disgrace   and sulked like    a
*\ U • . Colonel came around
i'.nd spoke to him, He told the man
b would either obey orders or be
punished. The man was extremely Indolent. The Colonel picked up his
diel sheet, glanced at It, and said,
•T.'o heating; bread and water.' You
are not allowed to punish a man by
■'.      bread     and     water diet;  but.  of
. the Coli nei can order any
,1 et hi   ■ - Irom a medical point
w,   Tn cut .- b ng ste ry short,
t.he  Col 1  had  to   remove  this  man
tn an Isolation ward, but be steadily
• ■ bread and drink water, I used to co and sit with him,
trying t.e get at bis reason. I found
out for one thing, that he was in
the greatest (eai that his sister
would learn .if Ins disgrace. Then 1
■ id that he fond ol curd
tricks, Will, what with talking to
im about bis sister and getting him
in show rae si.ine of ins i- .1.1 n icks,
we were loon very good friends. I
(ound "lit. too, that he was clever at
writing, and when I got him buck in
the ward he kept- a uewsjiapcr in
which   lie  satirised   the   various styles
eef daily lournallsra, Everybody got
to like bim. He apologised tin' the
Colonel, became quite friendly an.l
useful in the ward, and was most unwilling Mi leave us.'
There was a man in the    hospital
suffering (nun suicidal  mania,    The
lillb        Slstei      a led     to  say  to bun.
■Promise me noi  i" do it  hen
iMi vein leave us    H  would up et mi
terribly   if   ymi   wei''   to   •!      it      Imp',
and I Bbuiiiii get Into dreadful trou
ble. Now listen •" me, If you P"l
emnly promise me ni ' to ■!" it ln
here I'll make n nice hot i'u|i et tea
nml we'll sit down together and have
" 'i long chat over it,' i iver that
cup nf tea they became confidential
Si ime i.f the witmi cases nre
brought to reason My pure sentiment.
•You'd bo surprised,' she told me.
■how mnny of lhe men come In here
with theii  poaketl full of family pho
tograpbs.      lt     helps me immensely
when   I   can   get even the   worst   of
men to talk to me about his mother
or his sisters.     You can    often     get
quickest to the reason through     the
heart,  if  your sympathy  is  genuine.
It's no use pretending  to  be sympathetic.    You     must     really like your I
wild-devil   and  be  really   and     truly
anxious to  help him. How  the  moth- ,
ers     and     sisters     help us,  without |
knowing it!'
The little Sister speaks with enthusiasm of the mothers of soldiers.
'The Colonel paid the fare of a mother to come all the way from Aber- I
deen to see her son, who had lost an
eye. Someone said to the little old
woman, 'It's his rinht eye, so he
won't have to go lack to the front.'
'That's no comfort to me,' replied
the Scotswoman; '1 want all my sons
to be at the front, if tint's where
their country needs tbem most.' Have'
you heard, by the way, that an old
lady living just outside the hospital
takes in friends of the wounded, and
makes no charge at all for their entertainment? Thnt's her contribution
to the war. She kept the girl of the
nice Shropshire boy who had lost
both hands and one eye for a whole
week; she was like a mother to her.
.Most of these guests come from far
away places, and the old lady generally arranges to take a party Into
London once a week to show them
the sights. How kind people are and
now this war has shown us the
heart of the English people! Everyone is helping.'
In the eye ward, which is this Sister's real charge, there is a very
pleasant looking m in some 30 years ,
of age, clean, respectable, cheerful
and intelligent, who spends the greater part of his time at needlework, I
the other putients looking on with
their one eye each, smiling and ad- j
miring. Tins man's story is a tragic
one. He was in thc retreat from
Mons, and during that retreat his
wife died in giving birth to ij child. '
For two months he was missing and
beard nothing of this loss. Then he
was wounded, losing one of his eyes.
When he got home it was to discov-1
er, three months after her deatii,
that he had lost his wife. Further in-:
quiry brought him the hideous news
that his wife's peojile had Sold up
his home and dissipated the money.
Such was the welcome received In
i-.iiL'I ind by as straight and honest a
man as ever (ought fir her. Happily
he encountered such friendship and ufi
fection In the hospital...tew of the
patients are mure liked and rtspect-
ed—and now he is looking forward to
the day when he will begin life over
again with his baby girl for companion.
'They are wonderful men,  our soldiers,' s-iid the little Sister.   'To    a'
woman,    of    course,   they seem like
children, and te. treat them as child-'
ren     le     the   best way of managing
them.   Some are good children, e
are naughty children, and some    are
very wicked children; but  all of them :
are tremend msly brave, and most of
Ibem have hearts that respond t.e affection. We have got a Canadian boy
m here whose fare was sei knocked
about by a shell thaj l almost tainted when I first saw the bandaged removed. Do you kiiiw what his great
anxiety is, what worries him more
than anything else His horse! He
Is always wondering wh i Is    looking i
after it.'
And Bhe  told tne of a   man,   'very
ugly, but an awfully go id sol I
Is loved than anybody else   be-!
cause his whole day is spin'  in    dome things for the otl ats. Hi
is the neatest  of tl■■■    patients,     the
I est   behaved,  and the m< st     C
to give n.i trouble; but his renl    attraction,     f"lt    by all, is I is -
constant nnd unobtruslvi  detlr<   I
eef s-i ■. Ice te, other j i le.    N ithlng
Is ever too much trouble f,>r lum.
Finally she told me this story, \
\ • .-nit; neiui was talking to a group
■ il wounded ninp   why
be lind not iiiitif with bli Terrll i
regiment to the fr .rt. I didn't go,'
be slid, 'simply tre,,use the battalion was surh ;, rough lot ' One ■>< th*
wounded soldiers said to him, very
quietly and with a di re i ither to
enlighten than     to re' uVi-. 'My    lad,
tbereWe no rough b'ti at the front.'
Buch Is the reflnli ■ I ■■• of devlish
Every (Oc n
Packet of
\$80-° WORTH OF ANY /
Knight Templars can become members. The branch in the United States is governed by a body known as
the Imperial Council. There are 85
temples of the order in America, and
the membership is over   ifiOH.
The official organ of the General
Federation of Trade Unions of Germany states that as a result of the
British blockade the average German
workman's family last May had to
expend about $9 weekly for food, as
compared with about $6 in May of
The death is reported in London of
Miss Matilda Tennyson, last surviv-
ine sister of Lord Tennyson, the
Poet Laureate. She was born in 1817
in Somersby, Lincolnshire, and was
eight years younger than the poet.
Miss Tennyson's father was rector of
the church in that village for many
years, and she was born and lived in
the rectory of the church until her
father died, when she removed to
"Riugh on Rats" clears out Rita.
Mice, etc. Don't Dip in thp House. 15c
and 25c at Hug and Ponntrv Stoves
Corner  M Kenzle   Avenue   anil
Victoria Hool
Suit Cleaning & Pressing
Bu.tons Covered. Wo<-k Guaranteed
E. G. Burridge & Son
Plumbers and Tinsmiths
We specialize In
Metallic Ceilings, Corr Jgated Roof
ing, Furnace Work and up-
tc-d Uo Plumbing
Work Shop -Uonnaught Ave.
REVKL8TOKE      -      -    B.C.
All kinds of Repairing neatly done
Best Sand Shoes for children
Boots, Shoes, Trunks,
Valises, Suit Cases,
Bags, Pack Sacks,
Pack Straps, Whips,
Armstrong & Co.
T.i: Leather Gi:J3 Store
Family Shoe
Revelstoke Departmental Stores
We aim to give maximum
wear At minimum price
SHOP EARLY—In the morning if possible —it's cooler in^the
store and we can serve you much better.
A fine lot of WHITEWEAR, GOWNS,
etc. for this week at a special price.
Each $1.00
A bisr collection of GIRLS' DRESSES and
BOYS' WASH SUITS worth looking
over. They are all arranged together
on one counter, at your choice for $1.00
All the balance of oar good net and lace
CURTAINS are on sale at half price.
You can get 3ome nice ones in this lot
for $1.00 to $5.00
A clean-up of a lot of odd Garments-
CORSET WAISTS. A big pile of these
on a table at, each 35c
The "CLASSIC" Shoe
for Children
Absolutely high grade—and they
cost no more than other shoes.
They fit and they wear. Our
stock comprises the best tbat is
made from infants size 2 up to
growing girls size 5. Both fancy
and staple lines in all sizes.
Shoes for Growing Girls
You know the difficulty, we have
overcome it   Our fall lines   com-
prise seme very neat, snappy
lasts, with the low> heel. While
they come la womens' sizes from
to ■". they are made on girU
last? ami fit the foot properly.
The new ones are gun metal, button, patent button, and cloth top
luce models in the new military
style. These latter come with
patent vamps, and either gray or
black cravenette cloth tops and
military  black  patent  facings.
Swift's Premium Hams
Swift's Premium Bacon
Olympic  Wheat Heart,  pack.    .35
Christie Brown Biscuits
Local Comb Honey
Pure  Maple Syrtiji  in  bottles,  alBo
I, $ and I gallon tins.
Don't     put   them   up in Vinegar
that     you   "guess" is good;   use
guaranteed good vinegar—the kind
we sell. We have just received a
supply of Extra Choice Vinegar,
including Heins Pure Cider Vinegar, Heins Pure Wine Vinegar,
Pendry's Pure Malt Vinegar,
Pendry's Pure Wine Vinegar. ,
These are the best for pickling
purposes and will insure best results every time. We would advise that you send us your jug
early before these special Vinegars are gone.
Choice Whole Roasted  Cofleee
ground fresh, i pounds for $1.00
Ceylon Tea. 3 pounds for  $1.00
Fry Cocoa,  iR' package, 2 for   .15
Paro Wax. 111> packaee, 2 for   .25
Pound jam pure white Clover
Honey  30
Baggage Transferred
Distributing Agents and Storage
Furniture and  Piano-moving a
Phone 46—276.   Night Phone 'M0
Istoke Lodge
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ill   the
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ran are oordlally in-
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Tim latest official reports regarding
tin' harvest show that Italy needs 2,-
' 10,000,000 pounds ol crair, for     her
consumption until neTt year. Most
nf this grain, it Is will
he purchased In America.
Tlm death Is report* 1 at the nce of
yeai    li   Roi hester   N   l\, ol
i-ee I'M Loder, known I il   ths
United States as the Fatl i - ol 'he
Mystic Bbrlne, be being Imperial Potentate Bmerltui rder, The
Vnrient Ordei ol Nobles of
i in Mj ri ic -in Ins is une ol tbe oldeel
,if ths fraternal ordei i II wai Iona
ded ii Metcca,  Irabl i  H  tbs year  nf
Heu-lrn  2'.    UtboUgb   it       Is   not       n
e,  |>odj   onlj tl Irtj second  de-
grss MiimmM ol ths Bcottlih Rite or
Bear Rugs Mounted. Furs cleaned
and Dressed.
85 Second St., Revelstoke, B. 0.
Meets  every    Wednesday  evening
at    8  o'clock,    In  Selkirk  HaU.
Visiting    brothers    cordially  Invited.
I. O. O. F.
Meets every Thursday evening ln
Selkirk   Hall  at  8 o'clock. Visiting brcthern cordially invited.
JAMES MATHIE. Secretary.
Notch Hill School.
SEALED TENDERS, superscribed
"Tender for Notch Hill School," will
he received hy the Honourable the
Minister of Public Works up to 12
o'clock noon of Thursday, the 2nd
day nf September, 1915, for the erection and completion ol n large onc-
i,iiiiii school-bouse at Notch Hill, In
tbe Kamloops Electoral District.
Plans, specifications, contract and
forms of tender tray he Been on and
after tbe llth day of August, 1910 at
the oflice of B. T. W. Pearse, govern-
men! Agent, Kamloops, or J. w. [
Asbdown, Secretary of School Board,
Notch Hill; and the Department of
Public Works at Victoria.
Hy application to the undersigned,
contractors may obtain a copy of t.he
|ilans and specifications for the num t
of ten dollars or a marked cheque,
which will be refunded oc tbeir return
In good order.
Bach proposal must lie accompanied
by nn accepted  bank  cheque nr certi-(
Urate  of  (lejinsit   oi:   ;i   ebiirteleil'bank
of Canada, mule payable to the Hon-
nurable the Minister "f Public WorkH,
for a sum equal to 1" per cent. of
tender, which shall be forfeited if
i lie : irty tendering decline tn enter
Into contracl when called upon to do
so, or if be fails to complete the
work contracted for,   The rhei|ucn   or
certificates of deposit of unsuecessfu.
tenderers    will be returned to them
Upon   the execution  Of the contract.
Tenders will noi be considered unless made out nn the forms supplied,
Mrs. Nellie McClung
(The Noted Canadian Authoress)
Under the auspices of the WOMEN'S
CANADIAN CLUB will speak in the
AUGUST 30th 8:30 p. m.
'Canadian Ideals'
Admission      ...      -      25c
I For Patriotic Purposesi
signed with the actual signature    of
the tenderer, and enclosed in the cn-.
velopes furnished.
The lowest or any I I neces-,
sarily accepted.
Deputy   Minister and Public Works,
Department of Public Works,
Victoria, B. C, August, ni5.   aul2
MOl TO •    ■    SALE
Under and by virtue of the powers
of sale contained in a certain indenture nl ■ . which will be
produced at the time ■■! sale, there
will be Hold on
at   twelve 0'ClOCk noun,  at the
in the city of R   • -•■ ke, British
i olumbla
the following  I md      Dd premises     in
the Oity of Revelstoke, in the Prov-I
inee  nf  Uritish  Columbia,  and  being
composed of i"*" numbered three (8),
four     til,     I.'.'-     e-, and fix  e, i in
Block forty-elgbt e he according    to
the    registered pi u    ' Bl sk forty-
eight as shown upon it  plan
of survey of  the  sate'       .    .'  Kevel-
toke approved and confirmed at Ottawa the .'list of October    ls^o    by
Edward Deville, Surveyor General of
Dominion Lands and ol record ln the
i' at of the Interior.
ere is said to be
a tw ■ story (rams dwelling.
TERMS and < oi Bale will
Me •   i!e known at  the time of Sale.
For further particulars and conditions of sale, to Messrs.
HOUS8EH - .ii it.uh, 432
Richards Street. Vancouver, B. C.
Hated • day of August, A.
li.    i ■
He    Ln    No,   twentj u0>, Block
twenty-seven 127 , of di»-
trict lot five hundred and tilty thus
. ity of North Vancomer, B.C.
Map nm. two thousand !our hundred
and six, um).
WHEREAS     jejo. !  of  loss of Ciiti-
f Title No.   75,40 K,  to     tlie
above  menticned lands  issued in tlm
! Gurd n  -'ale has liwn tilcxl
•: f, . ofltae, uotlci   i hereby RiveB
that I shall at till ''I   r tion of one
trom di-e it   p ibllcntloo
'    ' •» ot said certi
ficate of   Title,    unless in ths meao-
r. I e made to   ma
in writing.
Bated at the Land Registry Oflice.
Vancouver, p.. I ,, this ;th day of
August, A. D., 1015.
Distrl-t   Registrar, PAGE FOUR
G. S. McCarter returned to the city
■yesterday from Calgary
H. J. .McSorley ret irned yesterday
Irom a visit to 1 ist.
James Taft of Edmonton was at
tlu   King   Edward h< tei  on Thursday.
I>ri\ ate i Milli    of the 54tb
batl ilion is in tl it   two weeks
Mrs.  S.  if.  Bake!     I '   was a
guest at the Hotel Revelstoke on
c.  Bui tanl  lor the   Swift
Canadiai ivi     tonight
for  Calgary
Mr. na; Mrs C, 3, Shurln of
Man R'isc.     -    -' red at     the
King  Edw ird  bote    yesterday.
Mrs.   NM llli   \M Cl   n§   ,vill  Bpeak   on
Canadian  Ideals in  thi   drill hall   on j
Mia under  the  auspices
of the Womens Canadian Club.
M. B. Westcott, provincial government engineer, has been granted
leave 'if absence and is taking an officers training coursi   al  the coast.
Rev. G, Larder ol Craigellachie,
visited town this week with a seriously worn ,. A I - ; the result of separating th    :om .•• u : - In a dog fight.
Miss E. A. R. Davies, who taught
the commercial cl ss at the Revelstoke high sch ol last year, is now
vice-principal of the high school at
Kan Mi.lies
IM es up  in  price
at t.e farmers market. They are
nou -r ing •• "• i ents per dozen instead ' 10 cents. Tl e prices of all
othei ; iei .        ' he same.
The  regulai    meeting of the board
of   • ■ ide will   bi   ' • ■   oi   Thursday,'
Eul '.   • splain     the
condition   of  the  city's   finances,       m
view  of  the approaching  tas  sale.
Miss Isabel Scott, superintendent ol
the It iquois Fall p tal, Ontario,
wbo ' is si ■ ■ i ten days visiting Mr.
and     Mrs. R. Howson, let: yesl
.er, Miss Scott
is making a three months tour of
the •-'' si
This     week's shipment  to Toronto
from the Red Cross .- iciel •   i
of      i  packages containing  96 small
pails,   '   large
57<j sponges   ■"    ■' als l-'x
ckets, inch
12   2
Inch bandages.
v. th thi  adi ■ ■■■ ■ tei  the Ver-
■   broken up.
g arrai        ents   include     •  •   Btntionl  .     I      " ' tHlioa
enay   u ill pro-
! said.
C. Nortl tter I
In a recent
In hosi
■  ■
pi tal I
Mrs. K Hooley returned yesterday
trom a visit to the coast.
H. McKenzie of Vernon registered
at the Hotel Revelstoke on Thursday.
Mi.-s Ki■.■' cis  Lawson has returned
i   sis   weeks   vacation   in     the
Eighteen harvesters have booked
from Revelstoke to points in Saskatchewan.
Frank Fisher of Ida Grove, Iowa,
■vas a guesl at the King Kdward hotel yesterday.
Among the guests at the King Edward hotel on Friday was R. M. Ev-
Martha Gates of Rochester was
among the guests at the King Ed-
ward  hotel yesterday.
Sir Mllbourne and Lady Tait of
Montreal were guests at the Hotel
Revelstoke yesterday.
T.     Kilpatrick has been appointed
inspector ol  roads and bridges in the
rtment of pulilic works.
Miss Francis Lawson has returned
from her holidays and will play in
the Empress orchestra tonight.
Mrs. Turner of Eightb street has as
her guest her sister, Mrs. Frank Ver-
iker, of Kamloops, for a month.
Among the guests at the Hotel
Revelstoke on Thursday were R. J.
Johnson of Chase and J. H. Taylor
of Nelson.
A, H. Ailen and E. Maunsell of
Macleod, Alta., are in Kevelstoke oa
a business trip. Mr. Allen was at
oue time manager of the Canadian
Bank of Commerce here.
Uttis Startz of Ind . Hilda
Whltz and C. Jehire ol St. Louis
and W. Mathews and I.. C. Moler of
Chicagi the tourists at
the Hoti    e. on Thursday.
\  :. ie Meld in the
Mo ■; y afternoon at 1 , to be adi
Mrs. NM ing.   The meeting is
WM C. T. U.
Mr, il Nelson
tant.   He    was
• ■   •
E. S. Glaspie of Eagle Bay was at
the King Edward hotel yesterday.
K. G, Marshall of Calgary was at
the  Hotel  Revelstoke on Thursday.
A. McCallister 'of Ottawa registered
at the King Edward hotel on Thursday.
Mr. and Mrs. Milburn of Swift Current are visiting Mrs. \\. Donaldson.
ih street.
II. .1. Johnstone of Revelstoke was
in the city yesterday on business.—
Kamloops Standard.
This year the grouse season does
not open  until  Sept.  15.  This is   15
later than former years.
Mrs.  T.   Kilpatrick  received a post
card     yesterday     from Capt. W. W.
Foster written 3 weeks ago and dated shornclifle.
Mrs. McArthur and niece of Revelst .ke are  the  guests of  Mr.  and Mrs.
w. J.    Mclnnes of Seymour Btreet.—
—Kamloops Standard.
Richard  9pence, representative     of
i the  Saskatchewan  government,    who
j lias     been    arranging transportation
for harvesters, left on Thursday.
Miss E. A,. R. Davis, the new teacher in the high school,  arrived in the
city Wednesday morning from Freder-
I icton, N. B.—Kamloops Standard.
Rev. Vi. Lashley Hall of Revelstoke
chairman of the Kamloops district of
the Methodist church was iu the city
jesterday the guest of Rev. C. Ladner.—Kamloops Standard.
Lieut. H. C. Green who has just
completed a ten days' course in mus-
i ketry instruction at Ottawa, will up-.
on  his arrival at  Vernon  help train I
the    hoys    of the 54th in musketry
practice.   Out of a class of about U5 !
i at Ottawa, Lieut. Green succeeded in
ranking sixth place,—Kaslo Kootenaian.
n death occurred at the Queen
Victoria hospital ou Thursday ol Audrey IM H. Wood, infant daughter of
nd Mrs. Harold Vi. Wood of
First street. aged 1 year and 9
months. The funeral will be held on
Saturday afternoon nt 2.30 from St.
Peters Church. Rev. C. A. Procunier
will officiate.
Rev. c. A. Procunier bas receiveda
letter ti Efe, England from
Mis     so' ,      (Mr who  says :
'.'   ser-
it home.    I
.var     although    the
nobly.   I
i a picture
iwn at
-    ■
nearby where Hazel Whitaker and
some other girls were bathing and
got a lifebelt from thc girls. Fastening it around his body he swam out
over the spot where his comrade had
sunk. In the meantime the girls went
to the old Canadian Pacitic Railway
wharf where a number of boys were
swimming. Some of the boys went
to the spot and others spread tho
news around town, and in a very
short time about 200 men and women
were on the beach. In boats and
launches, with a great variety of
is. they dragged the bottom of
the lake without result. At 10 p.m.,
the body was recovered. The boy's
father was telegraphed for at Sandon.
Two weeks ago 'ieorge Wagstafi
came near drowning in Sawmill Bay,
where he got beyond his depth. 0.
IM Desmond had just put his coat
ofl to jump in to the rescue when
Ralph Garland, aged 13, saved the
the     necessary   arrangements can be
carried out.
The Amsterdam 'Telegraaf states
that the Germans are establishing
gas bomb factories throughout Belgium.
Miss Boyd has now returned to the
city and has reopened her studio   at |
112     Second     street west, where she
will     be     pleased to see former and
prospective pupils.
TYPEWRITER for sale. Cheap for
Cash. Terms to responsible party.
R. S. Garrett, Mail-Herald Office.
■ i 1 - *
FOR SALE—Excellent pair mated.
Canaries, sweet singer and goodl
in, it her bird—with two cages. $5.00
Apply Box K, Mail-Herald.
Lynx Clews Men
Then Runs Away
CASCADE, B, C, Aug. 27—As Walter Rollins was returning to his home
about 6.30 o'clock on Sunday evening
at a point just over the line from
Cascade and in the Deep Creek district, he was attacked by a large
lynx which leaped upon his back
without warning from a log about
i iu'ht feet above the path. Rollins
states that the weight of the animal
and the force With which iis body
struck him caused him to stagger a
few stejis and fall on his face. After
inflicting several severe "scratches and
wounds about his shoulders, Rollins
states that the lynx suddenly left
him and bounded away among the
trees, lt is supposed that the animal
was a female and had her young
somewhere near by. Mr. Rollins' in-
jurii s are not serious.
All     children     intending to attend
scbool     this     term must report at
school not later than next week.
Secretary School Board.
WANTED—Competent maid. Address
Mrs. Dennis Glacier or phone 31,
Revelstoke. tE
FOR SALE—Pedigreed Irish Setterev
whelped Feb. 22 from extra goofi
working stock nnd ready to train at
once. Address A. J. Hilliker, Daily
Herald, Calrary. a.2S>
Revelstoke, B.  C,  Aug.  24, 1915 j |
The regular annual meeting of   the I
Revelstoke Hospital  Society  will    be
held at the hospital,  Revelstoke,    on
Tuesday,  Sept. 21st, 1915.
Secretary-Treas. ;
GALT COAL burns all night.     Revelstoke General Agencies.   Limited.
There's comfort  in cooking
Coursier's Coal.
The R ex all Store
Regent Chocolates
Pound box
Tepeco Tooth Paste
Regular 50c, for
Tooth Brushes
Regular 35c. for
The tirst car of wheat of the 1915
cr i arrived in Winnipeg on August
13 and graded N'o. 1 Northern.
General Carranza has summarily
dismissed the mayor ol Vera Cruz
from otliee for permitting the recent
anti foreign demonstrations which
aroused the apprehensions ol the American government.
livic tribunal ot the Seine has
sequestrated the property of the Ger-!
man millionaire, Herr Jellinek.   This |
property,     consisting    for the most
peart eif real estate in Paris and   the
Riviera, is worth about $4< \ (WO,COO.
The government of India has been j
obliged to adopt more drastic measures in the treatment of alien enem-;
it s     throughout the empire, and     a
statement     describing in detail     the:
easur<es for internment, surveillance
and registration hitherto applied    to i
alien enemies in India, has been     is-1
Bued     by the government.   It states
• f the war and I
the   bitterness      aroused   by German '
ery have now  altered the posi- j
tion besides adding t'i the continued
strain of supervision.   Tt hns accord
ingly been decided, with the approval i
-,t    the secretary ol state for India, I
' • all women, children nnd
I non-military nee as soon   aa
FOR SALE—Cello complete with bow
Very cheap. Good bargain for a beginner.    Box B, Mail-Herald.
POR SALE.—16 in. Millwood; also
Kindling in bunches; each J2.75 per
load delivered. Phones 42 and 85.
J. P.  Sutherland.
Violet Dulce Complexion Powder
Regular Toe, for
The  most  startling serial  ever produced.   Featuring   Herbert  Rawlinsoi
as Quest,  the greatest of all Detectives.
Shamrock Hams
and Bacon
Made from selected hogs—in the most modern plant in the
West- Government inspected- approved bv careful housewives everywhere. SHAMROCK IS THE SEAL OF SUPERIORITY, and this applies equally to Lard, Butter, Eggs,
Sausage—wherever it appears.
-!. i»n  In   I A
....       .     ■      ...
TTTE81 ; Froh-
man I    • brated
Dlthlchsteins funny
farce,      Ue   ,■ e-i'.wing
the thirty-three d< i arts,
THTM resents
Edgar   Belwyns    li
success,     The    Cout I
Marshal   Neilan
Mio amateur niebt and •
for children.   Mr.   P Leeplg
*   lenson .Tonkin" In   ronderful actio     pttints,   direct   from      toe
i —,
"'t\ir n -Thi M islcal Eckhardti,
Tuesday, Pept. 7th Oovernors i.a-
dy. ri pnr+p. Thursday, 9.tpt, ''th,
When we nere 21. Tuesday, Sept..
H*h Mary PleMnril In Fnnrhon the
■"rlrVet, !5 parts.
 I Thursday,
tember 1st and 2nd
of the
'Ml      ■
that he  Mn'   !,<■>■• ,   the ColOT
lal Aui i i1 DMors
tlOB     The mar. 7  ' ■     '
el   Will      ■ • nr  of    this
gratlfyli I      arn    thnt
it is exactly forty years slnee t.he
Colonel l\TP< |olned the tnilitia. Be
en enrolled in the 1fith fVlr
toria) fleet., at T.lmlnny, Ont.., Mn)-
or-Oen. Mnrbia being for lonp In the
nnmn regiment.—Kamlonp* Tnlnnd
Id is Drowned
Hepti   . i   mil It li
in lake at Kasio
War Is declared on our stock of
Tea and Coflee, sec our window
for specials.
$1 Buys 3 lbs,
While this lot lasts, and aH another advance is predicted in the
near future we would advise putting by a few pounds.
Why are we selling more bread'
There must be a reason.
Let Us Tell You Why
JtiBt compare a loaf of ours with
any cither nind we are absolutely
sure you will use the beet, then
you will know why.
Phone 41        HOBSON'S
Box 734
'   .'
-.  <Wagsta(l
'     ■ ■■:       I     v 'x»rn
• ei to Mm
i.ut it tbii print
I I.ernniC   vrrv   Iteep   nnd
fl   need   II.  waded  ont
hei]. bul eou d noi  rem    thl
boy wlm by thin time bnd ROM Si '» i
and COme DP again. With remarkable
jirrnenee  ,,f   mind   he  ran   <t0   ■      bey
■ •   idei Ot "   '>y mail
end  |/i. I atl   toll Ion,  fur   .
eiammatl'.ns.    Including    those
Ui'i imitation nnd the Toronto eonsirva-
■   ry ol Music.
All OlaMH of
books    for     snle   at  Inwist cut-
rate  !>r ices.
We ninie do booli keeping, type
•rrltlng nnd  duplicating.
igentfl wnnted to sell lugh-
rrade specialties on commission
For the present all Inquiries
mny he addressed to our Western rcpp'sintntlve. D. L.
HTOKB. B. O., or cnll at the
Office at HOWFION'8 rtJRNl
Record Values Bring
Record Business
Just a hint to those who have not
yet participated in the record Shoe
Bargains we are offering — YOU
For Sandals, Canvas and Tennis Shoes
The undersigned will pay the sum of $2,500.00
to any person who will furnish to the Provincial authorities evidence that will lead to the apprehension and canviction of the person or persons who
set fire to oar property at Comaplix on April 4, 1915.
Forest Mills of British Columbia, Ltd.
Revelstoke, B. C.


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