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 " Empire " Typewriter
For ease of operation and perfection
in res ii Its produoed, thin machine
is unsurpassed.    I'tice, IJB0O0 Cash.
Interior Publishing Co.,   -   Agents
The Mai
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Visiting Cards
A   Specialty
Interior Publishing Company
Printers anil Publishers
Vol. 15.-No81
$2.50 Per Year
Kill    !?ro.7.inci«'!'L -'Aibrary
Sir Chas. Hibbert Tupper and
F. C. Wade, K.C., nf Vancouver, Will Address Electors
on Political Issues.
Those who take an interest in public atl'airB will have the treat of their
lives on Wednesday evening next when
Sir Charles Hibbert Tupper and Mr
F. C. Wade, of Vancouver, will address
a KeveUtoke audience on the railway
p ,licy and other icpurs of the day,
Three gentlemen are two of the lined
ppeakers in Canada, and all who can
possibly do so should not niisa tie
opportunity nl hearing th'tn. The
Opera House will be made as comfortable as possible Ior the occasion. The
front seats will be reserved for Indies
and gentlemen accompanying tbem.
Revelstoke ladies have already shown
Iheir superior intelligence and interest
in public affairs by the way in which
they have hitherto turned out to
political meetings, and this meeting
will be one if lhe best and most in-
tenstiiig public gatherings held in
tbe city. Uentleme.i like Sir Chas.
11 ihhert Tupper sud Mr Wade can be
depended on to give a great deal of
nformatiiip, and their high standing
.n the public life of the Province
assures that their addresses wil! be of
a reliable and non-partisan chntacter.
We urge everybody to lay aside nil
olher engagements or meetings and
attend this one, feeling sure tbey will
not be disappointed.
Thespians At Home
The members of the Revi Istoke
Amateur Dramatic Club met. at their
cluh rooms on Thursday evening to
bid farewell'to Mrs. F. C Elliott, oue
of their members who leaves next week
to take up her residence  at  Victoria.
The lirst part, of the evening wis
devoted ton rehearsal of tbe new play
whioh the club will present to tbeir
patrons at an early date The company tben gathered around the festive
hoard and partook of the refreshments
which had been prepared by the lady
members of the club. A number of
short and witty sppeches were contributed by several of the members, and
general regret was expressed at the
loss the club was sustaining in tbe re
moval from tbeir midst of one of th»ir
most valued members. During the
evening, the president, Mr. W. M.
Lawrence, presented Mrs. Elliott wilh
a small tokeu of remembrance of tiie
many happy evenings spent, togethir
in the work of the club. The gathering broke up wilh tbo singing of
"Allld Lang Syne "
gings. The small gear is made of
wrought steel, and the largo ono of
Bemi-circlo stool.
The machine has  vortiolo adjustment
for cutting stumps of different heights,
from S-iiii-li up to tho full limit of   311
inches adjustment.   The company claim
_ i that it is  also  adjustable  to  hillsides
.       , j. ■....   , j     n1     and uneven    ground, quiokly sot    pntl
rourteen Men Killed ano dixUmckiy mounted <>.• ,i,-,„„u,,ir,i, the
■  ■       ,    , - n in i       llX''' being made ui eccentric,, need on-
Injured in a Tram Collision uy Anting <.. km..* .i..w„, ,„ p„si,,„,
at Vancouver—List of thr^CS* ***■»«»™^« »«
l-iiii.h high.    Tlit'    lirni   reduction
Dead and Wounded
Nov.    10. -Ono ol    tin-
t ram
accidents  in tho province,
...I    <
inly     by   tbo  Point   Ellis
or at Yirtiii-iii years ago,
.1 this
morning on tho now Wes-
A Clearing Sale
To make room for new goods,  we  are  going
to sell in the next few days about
Siooo   worth of
A chance of a lifetime to get your Christmas
presents  at cost price.
We have all kinds of High Class China, iu Wedge-
wood, Crown Derby, Coalport, Royal Worcester,
Copelands and also a large assortment of Hand Painted
Lsmoges China. See our windows for a selection.
Every piece marked in plain figures.
The whole comprisieg Teapots, Sugars and
Creams, odd Cups and Saucers, odd Plates, Vases,
Hon Bon dishes, Salads and many other small pieces.
If you wish to make a selection we will keep it for you
until Christmas.
A great Snap in Cutlery for this
week,     see   our South Window.
Tungsten Lamps
We have at last got the sole agency ol a yood
reliable Tungsten I.amp. Not the brittle kind and
the prices are right. Wc have them in 25, 40 and 60
candle power and the prices are $1.00, $1.25 and
$1.50 each. Try ihem and see the saving in your
light bill.
Lawrence Hardware Co. Ltd
Tinsmtthing Plumbing
Imperial Bank of Canada
Honil Office—Toronto, Ontario.
Capital Authorized
Capital Paid Up
Branohes or Agents at all principal points in Canada,
Agents In Great Britain ami United States-  London, England,
Lloyds Bank, Limited,    Ohloago   First National Hunk, Corn Exchange National Hunk.   Heattie   Health)National Bank,  Han l-'i.in-
olsao- Wells Pnrgo Nevada National Bunk.    Spokane   Exchange
National  Hunk.
Savings Bank Department
Deposits <>!' #1 anil upward, received, and Interesl allowed al
cuiTi-ni rate from "hue of deposit.   Correspondence solicited,
Revelstoko Branch   A. B. MoCleneghan, Mgr.
minstor inu-nirbiin line of tho British
Columbia Electric Railway Company.
Fourteen lives were Instantly Bnuffod
out, one died since and eibht others
are lyiug in the hospital, two of whom
are not expected to live.
At live o'olook this morning an oloc-
tric looomotive look a C, ti. li. flat
car loaded with heavy pieces of timber for delivery to the new iron works
on the iuteruibiiii line, 11 short distance out of tho oity. On arriving
there the oonductor fount! an empty
hox cor on tho switch and left tho
loaded car on lho main line tu shift
the empty. Returning he coupled tin-
two cars together to bnck the loaded
car on the switch ninl when ho Iuul
gone half a car's lerijrtli tlm coupling
parted ami iho Hut cur run uway. A
hraki'miin was 011 tho car and tried to
apply  the brakes without success.
In the meantime the first pusseugei-
car from Vancouver t<i N'ew Westminster left tin- lorminnl here tit 5.30 a.m.
with twonly-threo passengers on board
As di,, iiiiiii was rounding tin, curve
ai Lakeview, in-i outside tin- city limits Miitoiiniiii Tlniiiil,iti-n saw
the runaway ll.it car directly upon
him, coming at 11 teri-illic speed. Shouting ,1 warn ing ho started tn jump,
hut before In- i-otild leave the vestibule
his car was struck with  lerrilfio force.
The Hal ear with it- heavy load,
crashed into liiu passenger trum und
the heavy timbers plunged forward noting as a battering ram. In nn instant lin- pusseuger train looked like
a wrecked tbn ,111 ond in the debris of
the trams anil load lay every out- nf
the 23 passengers, the majority having been killed instantly, while several
expired before medical ussis-
milil be procured, 'lli,' bodies
victims presented a shocking
tli.,  accident   Inning  been   -in-h
■ll   li
bel t
of the
as  lo
ly ovei
It. s
lauso crashing
y instance,
isi  nf dead is
"i III
1- follows:
r,  Bowes,
.1. I". Stevens.
William Johnston.
W. Stevens.
• I.  II. Crowthot
E,   Holland.
lleorgc Thorbiii-ii, inotoriuuii.
s.  M.  Mitchell.
\. S. Wilkinson.
T.  IHiil,-,
Harry   Sluyton.
I-'.   Pouhin.
Vi.  Harris, ( luutor,
All   tin'  above uro  married  men
siding  in   Vancouver and  mostly     ,-,
employees ,,f  the    train  companj
thoir cur -hops  in   \,,«    .Vostmiuster
Tho li-t nf injured i- us follows:
-1. T.  Curly,  N'ow  Westminster, ,,,
pound  fracture of tlio  skull, condili
the Bpeed is nccomplisl
nnil 11 tighloniug pulle\ which ufTords
freedom fnr starting tin' motor, nml
the power is applied gradually hy
tightening tin- brh. Tin, weight ui
the machino complete is loo pounds ,
nnd (liu pi'ii'i' s-Jllti.
Vancouver Board of Trade Demands Control of Rates
i'he merchants of Vancouver, says
the News-Advertiser, are dotermiuod in
spare no eli'orts to induce the government to inoludo in its ngroomenl wiih
the Canadian Northern Itailwny a
clause which will ensure 0 more equitable rate for freight both from aud lo
points in the province. At last night's
meeting of lhe Board nf Trade a resolution wus passed unanimously tn nslt
tin- Prime Minister to include such a
clause whioh calls for n rebate not in
exceed by more than five per '-cut thtil
charged over other portions of tho
company's road, All ilu- candidates
lire tn hr advised of tbi- doniund, nnd
in addition, tl"' other boards of tiiulo
thi-oiighoiil tin- province will Is- in
formed of ilu- notion tin
Ini- taken ami usked to
In addition to linviug
mad   1
of       Nis
Alberta  lias full     con-
gugo over 1 li'-
biuid guai'itlil"'"-
the province of
Irol  nf rales.
a lirst tnorl-
, cover their
,1100 por mile.
I   111," Inl,I,     VOW
iibdnminal   mint
I'. Haines
\ i-. crushed.
Tin.-.  B, Jackson, N
libs nnd  i-ln-.-t  injured,
n brother of Mrs,     IV
Revelsloke,  Sin-    has
condition 1- serious.
1'.-ii-l  \\.    "inl	
Moiormun SIoDouough, 1 nndUctor
Wiggins and brakeman Barrows win,
wens detainod by tin- polioo wore ul-
lowed to go on their own recognisance
1 Westminster,
Mr. Jackson is
I. Briggs, ,,f
Ivicos  ihut  his
ilensive     scalp
New Tree Falling Machine
A new and novel gasoline motor troo
foiling machine i- designed hy ihe II,-
l.onih Manufacturing Company, nt
Bridgeport, Ala. It i- unnecessary to
lay stress upon ihe statement thnt .1
mi .--inl machine which will fell tho
trees and rut oil ti„. saw-logs and
shingle blocks, will prove quite an innovation, anil will nn-,,1 with hourly
nil,ome from  lumbermen.
lh" manufacturers of this machine
olaim that it is a success in every por-
ticular, and guarantee it to save tin'
labor of two good men in the woods,
i'hey will ship it on trial to responsible parti,'-.
The machine is oquippod with a  _!{
high  iii iide gasoline motor,   -i ,1    ',,
1200 t.p.in . goarod down no 111   to givo
160    to   '.'OH      link,'.       pel    I,mill".'.        'I lie
machine  throughout    1    made    ,,1  lho
b,    '   in.,:.! ei!,   nnd     .,11   of   llie    a il
iug* are made of bius-  nud steel   for-
l _
The Disappearance of the War
Speaking nl the Lord Maun-'- Unit-
quel in Londoiij Premier Asquith said;
\\t' wus Impp} In bo Jtlilf to -ay ilmi
tht.' lurking jijipt'^h**neioiifl which eloucl-
ih\ ihe iuterualioiml horizon last year
wi'iv dissipated, .unl although there
were still possibilities of disquiel jn
Eastern Europe, there was uot lung no,
believed which would not yield to tinu1
and tact, and he kuew of nothing
which need stand in lho way of a full
and friendly understanding with Cier-
hdn. captaimTatldw
High Tribute to Man Who Threw
the Railway Policy
lhe Week (Conservative) Bays:
'     "Tho   Ilmi.   I,'.   (!,    Tatlow   is   01 1
tin-  ablest   ami   most   honorabl 11
Iu  public  life. li   lins  1 11   1 li--
, lake tn dull him llie .sti".n_j- mall ,,f
the MoBride administration, because
In- has oiljoyod  iti a remarkable degroo
th llidellce   nl'       lllO  elect.il'-.        I'lii-
lUllellCO   has   Sprung   froin   101   uppi'iv
iutioii of his high porsonal oharaotor,
his absolute integrity, and his dovot-
' Pel- lion io tin- interests of tin- province It
has lieen vastly incicascd during 'li''
last six years by the remarkable 111,01-
whii'li, a- Iii-nil nf tlie Finance
Department, In- bus rescued it- business affairs tinu. 1 alula of bankruptcy and chaos, ami rehabilitated u
credit in the nimiey markets ,,i il„<
WOrld,      While   11     would   not   hi'    fair
10 give Mr. Totlow all the credit for
this achievement, booouso ho has boon
Ihut one ineinbct of lhe Cabtliol which
has carried out 0 policy agrood upon
by the wlnilc. it is recognized that
his personal know ledge of limine,,, bis
acquaintance witli lho needs nf lho
province, and In dovotlon to duty,
has enabled him to nohiovo a unlquo
record, and entitled bim tn all lho
eredil which is duo  to  the bond "f     a
HUccossful govommonl tloparluiout."
Three Candidates Nominated to
Contest Revelstoke Riding
at the Provincial Elections
on November 25th
no Thursday .1 I'. McDougall, Bo-
turning Ollker for Revelstoke Biding,
reoeived the following nominations for
the diction ou Nov  25th:—
Kempster Henry, nominated by I'.
Parker, proposer. E. Byrnell, seoonder,
(I. vv. Bell, B. F. Gaynian, R, A.
Blaokmore, F, It Mitchell, P. tl. McLeod, XV. XV  Le.'eaux, aBsentors,
Lindmark, Chailes K, nominated
bj Fred. Robinson, proposer, ,1 D.
Bibbald, seconder, snd 0. R. Macdonald, F. B. Wells, W, Hews, A Johnson,
J. M. Kellie, K Davis, R II. Sawyer,
Robt. Caley, 8. Carlson, W.I. Briggs.
IJ. M. Rae. Geo. Lux, R Simpson, F.
VV. Liing, E 0. Fromey, asiontore
VV. I. Briggs, agent
Taylor, Thomas, nominated, VV
Cowan, proposer, K. H. Young, sec
onder, J. H Lyons A. J. Howe, D E.
Jackson, T. VV. Bradshaw, nssentors.
C. E Gillan, Agent.
Naval Defence
following waa tin* resolution
m record hy tho JIouse of Com*
t.    Ottawa,    and approved     by
both Liberals and Conservativos:
''Tbo House fully recognizes •'"•duty
of the people of Canada, as they in-
crease in numbers and wealth to assume in larger measure the responsibility of national defence.
"The Bouse i* of opinion that under the present constitutional relatione between the mother country ami
the self-governing dominions, the payment of regular and periodical contributions to the Imperial treasury for
naval and military purposes would
not, so far as Canada is concerned, be
the inosl satisfactory solution of tho
question of defence.
"The House will conlially approve
of nuv necessarj expenditure designed
to promote the speed) organization of
a Canadian naval service, in co-operation witli and in close relation to the
Imperial navy., along the lines suggested l»y tho Admiralty at tho hist
Imperii!) Conference, nnd in full sympathy "with tho view thai the naval
fiupti'Miuey of liritain i-= essential to
thy seouviu of commerce, the sufet} of
tho empire and  tin- punco of tho world.
'Tin; House expresses it- lirm 0OU*
vie tion that whenovor t lu- need arises
the Canadian people will be ready and
willing to make any sacrifice that i--
requirod to give in the Imperial authorities the most   loyul and  heart)   «np*
rt in any movement for ihe maintenance of the integrity and honor of
the emoire."
Masquerade Ball
be       held
0, F. Lindmark spent Monday uid
Tuesday at Arrowhead and lnke
points and met witli a flattering reception everywhere He wns Assured
of particularly strong support at
A.l. Fisher is lhe Liberal can lid.
for Fernie.
Ordei   voiii  piiinie i:ioi' ini,,   "  oil
.',, "'   It   Maodonald's, he ha,,   amph
and prices no"    Vow own name and
I li,, second  anmiul  mnsipi
if  Eire   lliiciile     N...   I.   wil
ui  ilu- 8th     December.   All    ui-rungo-
ments  to  mako  ii  n  still   groatet     "
i thiol lust vein iiic mil under wni
The dil'ieii'iil ronmiitteus aro hard til
work. Ureal offoi'ls will hi' mado t,
transform  ihe Opora  llonsu    on   thai
nighi int" an  I'.d f lighl  mid color
i- never - i h.-f  in Kevelstoke The
refreshments will he served in a vovy
unique fashion lho Indies <J No. I
trying already to oxooll ilieiii-.lv.- in
liguring out tin- ' good things which
ihey ar-' inline io provide. Tho music
-.il I.,- provided bj tho Band, ami il
i uxpoctod thai tin- oltizons will again
turn OUl in full foreo In holp the 1"">
,,( v,   l  to mako it  tho greatest  su, -
,',-ss  ol   the   Cl   Oil,
Washington in the Hands ot the
To nighi, Included    n  a Drst-olass
nrogrsmmo   is  tin'   splendid picture
"Washington in 'he hands of the
llriiisli," at lhe Edlaon Theatre, 'I'he
picture is beautifully staged nml superbly Hi'ieil The programme also
includes some other splendid pictures
Two performances tonight.
"Why Brown Came Down"
The Blsttery Burnbam Stock Oom-
puny made tbeir lirst  appearance in
the Faroe Comedy at the Opera House
on Wednesday   evening   lust     They
did not have nearly the audience Ilny
deserved, us the Oom pany,  Ior th
most part, is composed of Ic ml peopl
The members of the eust showed ei
oollonl talent nud played their respei
tive parte well.    A couple of very goo
ipeoialltles were put on between tl
not,.,   i in- Oumpsnj   repeated tin
porlorinsiicc on ibutsduy night,
High Class Groceries
We have an ever increasing sale for these
Choice Teas.
Have you ever tried Barrington Hall  steel   tut chaffless
Coffee?     If  nut   you   have missed a   splendid   Coffee,
in 50 ci ;it tins ouly.    Our Hotel Special,Coffee in   25Itj
cans is excellent value   for  large consumers,   while our
well known fresh roasted   ground-as-you-want-it  Coffees
at from 30 to 50 cents per il' cannot he beaten for flavor
and strength.
Carrs, Christies and McCormicks  Biscuits
.Ml th.- Best Kinds.     I'rys.   Webbs. Robertsons    and     McCormicks    Chocolates.
Fresh fruits and Vegetables.   Special prices on these before winter sets in,
Groceries    Hardware     McClary's Stoves     Plumbing
Crockery    Glassware    Sherwin-Williams Paints, etc. I
"1. tr
&«,»,■     • .       ■■■-_.. •-'
•     ■ ■--   i  _.  • A.ljr~ '' '<.    ■
Field glasses are not needed to see the
fine points of perfection in the kind of
clothes we sell. Style, fit and every detail
of line tailoring are there inside and out. If
better clothes could he made this store
would have them. We especially invite
pai ticular dressers, men who never wore
ready made clothes to see ours.
Fit Reform Clothing
Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000      Reserve, $0,000,000
Arrangements have recenlli been completed tinilut   which ilic brencli«»
of this Bank
arc able lo issue Drdfts <>n  'In- pimcipdl points
in the following countries;
Austria-Mil mfury
Finland                       ti i '.ind                     Russia
Formosa                     1     \                         Servia
France                          1                                 Slam
li     ,- ,r _*
Fr'ch LVrhin-China    1 ■   •                             St   ith Africa
Germany                    Mam huria               Stra i« SettleoMMla
Great Britain            Me> co                   Sweden
Greece                        Noi ^.i\                   Swttxertand
Holland                      l'«    ia                     Turkey
Iceland                       PI          i lsl ind"     West Indies         n$
Paroa Islands
Ii.Jia                          Roui                              and else whore
^ You Don't Have To
Go outside of Revelstoke to make
your Real Estate Investments.
The Revelstoke Land Company Ltd.
have the best bargains in the City.
Lots $150 up.   Acreage $100 up.
Kootenay Agencies Ltd., Agents
Sbe  flfcaMxialb.j
jnterior pub'lisbtng company
Subscription   Rates
Including postage tn Knglnod, UnlUnl Stales
.,[..1 Canada.
Bl lhe rear Ithrough postofllcel
yuarler "
.   LSI
J jB   BIN UNO promptly executed nt reason-
-.'.'.e rait"-. . ,     .        ,
I KKM.-s-i _.-!,.   Subscriptions payaolo in au
Legal notices li centa per line Brat Inaerllou,
,....,-.. I. : ,.'.. , ,. Ii nubsoquenl Insertion
'.i._.-... un-nt. Nonparlel lli lines make one
inchl Ston and general business an
nounceini, - fi ■ ;■■ r inch per inaniti.
Prelerred positions. -■'■ pur cent. «J"
Lima     i.i      Marriages  anil   Deaths,
■ .   :     ill
I      .    ....   «   ,      .Ml advertisement.!
...'■-..!,_. .ii, .■>,.. ui iin- management.
...'._■,-. anil ' ,,ii'i-,,-•■,! A,,.,-, llseineuis.
(.genu tt'aliU :   Help   IV mteil, Situation.,
      ail . - iuns     Vacant,     leaeliuis
,-, ,._■_. ;  _\i,  Lam - IN anted, 1" words oi
-.- .... eaeli  addili 'I  I""'   l"   ocuU;
. ..„■.. .,. standing udverttouuieuU uiua
_..   ,, -, .,. m.   luesday and hridaj   ul
oc. t, week t<< -«" ii" good ,li-i,ii»> ■
,   .I'.iir-i-uNl'i.M 1. nnit"',l  on matters al
,-,,,.   ini,,, -;.   Communications i«" »
■-   h pained   ")   ">"'"'   ','
„..-... nut iieoessarUs n. publlcaUOU, bu
,., ,..;,,." ,,i guod laith • i,i r,-|,uml. ii"'
-i ■, ,,.t is.- unci.
t.KIAL I   INK  III ll.niM. KBVH.
might Roomed  House  on  Second   Street,  chine  in   to
centre of Town, at $25 PER MONTH.
Six Roomed House on Fifth Street; nil modern except
furnace; exceptionally warm fur winter,  at   $25 PER
Seven-Roomed House on Third Street; plumbing com-
plete,at$25 PER MONTH.
Five -Roomed Houbo on
-    Four-
-used land for sale at $200
Fifty  Foot Lot,  for snle  at
I-.I. \l.   ESTATE,    llll,    1 IKI     Wl'    \ii|HKVI    INSURANCE
ml ■ niiij,i.il.iii i.
III 1.1 ll.
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Amu. S. MU ah it"
v. M. BINK!I_A_M
rroKK. B. C.
Cranbrook, B, I .
J. A.   HAllVKV,
Cranbrook. b. C
11.L1A.M 1..BR1GOS
Solicitor, tie.
h iliiiiur lin-.—
ini-. Canadian Bank ok Commerce,
Iue Molsons Bank, Ktc.
t-IKM ST.,   -   RKVELSTOKE, ti.i ■
. ,uiii.i;i ,-i.UUii
provincial Land Surveyor,
Minlug bui veyor
,Ui K!_..-./.IK AVKNCK,
Lii ix  1UU,  KEVELb'IOKE
C.   W.   O    W
Mountain View Camp, No. 219
men oordlally ms iwal to »MwuU      ,
JoIlS i AHI.50N.Uou. loin.
j,.Uil.Mki.b, Clurk.
F. O. E.
tli. runnier meeting, are held iu the Selkirk
O'olook      • ' =■' V""j -\s*iLTS H,  I'BtsIDhNl.
M   k/ilcLAll HLlN.SniauiAEY
\     M
i- sltitichu-d
•iii,' Iih" nnil ilmi. especially among
tin- young nnii. i\li<i will mukti their
power fell for good us thoy develop
inin mature iiiiiiiii"mil nuil t.'iki' .in
active iuloresl in civic und public uf-
fairs. Mny lho good work go <iu till
in our civic provincial nnil federal elections domund the highesl typo of
men ub representatives the community
,-an provide in lieu "if the poltroon,
ilm trickster, the manufacturer of false
affidavits, Ihe tamperer with public
documents, thu perjurer ,-ind tho moral
lopor wo too often nee today straining
every effort to control public affairs
tn the discredit of the rominunilv.
Tho  I.:i\ nu'ii'-  Missionary Movement
which  was  ihis week   the ne,'union     of
niie of the    most  interesting meetings
ever beld in  the city, is a niodom de-
pnt-tut'e in Christian civilization wbicli
demands the attontion .if nil thinking
men, whether professing Christians or
not.    livery man      who is north     the
.     ,y-   evening   hi . Eight 1 name lins ns bis aim in life the better-
tlM.brotnreuoorfjaUyJovlt* •      \mm{ (if |im„„n;,y,  ,h„ advoncement of
civilization, and the realization of the
world's droam of peace on earth and
good will towards mon. Whether tuk
en frnm n religious or philosophical
standpoint all will admit that it is a
great work. There nre nnd will be
mistakes mill abuses, but after nil the
grcul aim iu view is fnr above euch
objections. 'I'he christianizing of the
world is coincident witli the spreadiiig
lm nud wide th.. lie-it principle.) ,.f
'h,, dawu nf n world-wido movement
for the downthrow of tyranny and tlm
world-wido    establishment  nf  the   best
Kootenay Lodge, No. IB, A F. * A. M.
Tho regular meet-
inits i»i»" iiutu n' l'i"
Oudteiiuws iitill, un
the uuru Monday iu
each month al *>
H ni. Viainim brelh-
reu cuttlisLly wol-
cume. |
1.0.0. 1".
corJihl j invited i
Meol- ovsry Tlinr.-
ilny   ovenitiii   in   Set-
kirk Hall at S o'clock   humanilariuu nnd    constilutional pi
ciplos ,t^ t\,' know   them,
iltlng brethren sr„ |
N.ll.       IAS   M.VTB1K sm
Cold Range Lodge, K. of Pi
No. 26, Revelstoke, B. C.
except i., ,,i woUnesd... ot
»iuh mmilti. , ' 'ilill.'li   iv.'
Hell    al    u    I'clook.     Vliltlnn
Knighu..- rrtiallj   nvn.- .|
. V    SMITH, I'. I'.
li. H. ilRl.li K   K   ,,t  tt, A S
J    It    Sl'OTT,  M. ef F.
Zbc flfcaiMberato
s.\l i RD.VV,  SOV.   13,   l'.iu'.t
Great Gathering of laymen at";
properly curry uu   the work
ii Cuiitulu should iiudurluke
I I.,   look   nl'lel     II 1,1 lllll.l lllll   | pie   ua   her
I shine. They Iiiiii lho men und ihe
I liKinel ill t'llliutlll to solid theln the
gospel before thi- generation passed,
iiwuy. Suo'ly they ivould rise ;tt the
cull ',i .Imi uud iin theii shine. From
ihe beginning penple hud recognized i
their obligations In God. li paid |
in lie honest with (.ml, .'in,I it' they
had not the blessings ihey Looked for
they knew where the fault lay. Would
llofl trust iheiii with money it they
did not know how lu use it'.' They
were told to gn out and preach the
gospel to every creature. Tiiuy should
send forth their missionaries to th"'
work, nnd those who stuyed ut home
should support them in their work.
Lust your in Coroa 60 per cent, were
added to the church. lie reviewed
the work in the east and contended
the missionaries bad done splendid
service. What had mude England
great--ilic Bibh—What hnd made the
Dominium great hut the word of God'.'
Thn Missionary Society, of which he
was President, hud the Bible printed
in liU languages and were trying to
place it in every home. He eulogised
the Chinese who were coming to desus
hy thousands, lie instanced the good
] work doneamong the Indians. Men
'were asking would this business pay?
-Jf the Lord kepi his financial promises ns he kept his salvation promises,
it paid. Men did not. give, however,
for the sake of making money, Thoy wanted to make it
for their childron. hut lot them
remember     thai      if        ihey could
w (nil' i do nu ue for ihem than anything
Dr. Gould, of Jerusalem, snid the
Laymen Missionary Movement stood
for tho revelation of the vision of the
world .in,I the placing of the onus of
the vision on the shoulders of the
men hest able io bear it, in carrying
tin' gospel I,, ihe ends of the earth .
I'he movement strove to put tho energy of th,- men ni eii.-h church iu mu •
tiun along ihe lines oi tlio church.
I here wore tine.' reasons yW every
titer,.-i JUmsv-J ia t>-
lin- honor of lh« chtlTcli
dem a n il -      ii. Ih,,  fullillineni of
Christ', commission io go into all tlio
earth anil preai ti the gospel, wus de-
pendoui un th,- honor of tin- church.
Secondly,   lhe    ondition  ol  tin-   world
muuded    il.        Historians oi lhe iu
M'liieut lind heen carried on by the
women nnd children, when it waa a
work tlie men themselves ought to do.
This movement hud appealed tu bim
us never anything .-Ue hud in Chrisii-
uti work. At the Convention iu Toronto in connection with this muve-
uu-ni Inst winter, then* was never seen
such work, wheu 4000 men met foi-
five duys discusBing the best methods
of doing the work, and how Canada
ihould perform tbe wurk il wus Wr
duty hi do tu evangelise the heathen
world in this generation.
Canadians believed tbey bud the
best country on the earth. They talked abuut I heir lund, aud their mines,
und their fisheries. They hnd n wonderful heritage. They lived under the
best laws and institutions. To
whom did they owe these things? Tu
his mind they owed it to the work of
lho enrly missionaries, un whose uurk
they have raised ihe superstructure of
theii- splendid heritage.     If the gospel
Iiild   been   sn   e<„„|        ;,    (hillg   fnr   Cullll-
iliiin-, ii in,-, a good thing I'm ilu'
rest of tin- world. They might deve
lop thi- country, mi,I build ti-unscuu-
lineutiil railways, bin nf what udvau-
tugu would they In.* in them ii tln-\
were irreligious. It wn- suid this wa-
Ciinadn's eentury. but   it   was also said
.w iue
I h<
-eh was
man should
church,    i'n-.
like   this
tut,, wuuld, ie- believed, puint iu this
ttlG   Y Nl C & period  as marking  i!.,   birth   of      the
A luncheon  and    uieoting   ii
tion      with     th-   I aymeii's   Mis
Movement,   was  held  at   tin- (.Jymnnsi
um of the  \    \l    c    \    ou  IVednesd
world  spirit,  when men  recognized not
..iily tlieir duty '•■ the nation bui
lhe  * irld u    ... _■     I ,.m.   •    . ..i ^n.
ted  ;l,"    ■ .  :       if thi    Rome     Empire
I  these  road
md  was
I indmnrk   pn
1      ,,i,   hi-   rich;       l,\
I l.e  i-i"'.'-      ial   _"•'-' umenl   huve   uu
'i.,r cui.-  '-     ' he estnb    - ■,.,
a normal  ,  ■ lie Inierio
elstoke h   th,   mut        autre        ath i
iui   ti  j'ubo    insti'ui  ,t,  oi
.,!.■:   .,.:;.. '. .,,,...
Cushini,    ol  I
,,f  Winnipi
IK I    A
lucniioi        that ol mil
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Ipliui I  '
meda] lor tl
llie  i^ii.ii., 	
fniu, an obje
may  ,»e lli;'-     ad lint I'"   ■'■ irinei ■
would be t  ■       ,'ho      ■ .I ;  , ■■   ike!)  io
.,'" lop the h.       |       ■,,     ■
I10BBINC   I If L  'llll.-.
H ■ • ■       he  I'-         'A.    ' ,"i, 11,rn, ni
■',-. w  ,,n         I he     ti"      lhi    iui den   "I
mainlsii ,r.   ttu-ii   ed    ,   mial
•ion.'- ,   ■ i, i    teith   u
revenm lot    I         :■ ■ ien    'i
moasare wa-     pro] I in  th" Hon-'
t"'   pl^%-i"i QUI    i',l       ' lie     pill [j ,  •
"hey nad it voted down "in,' ol lho
lirst refirtii"- necessary in tin' new
parliament .- ;> readju tmont of m m
icipal taxation wherobj the properl,"
•md othei tevM thai have hem leva-1
by ihe proiinee on lhe lioa 'iall i ■
io 'he municipal In isuiy, Wilh ,, ei
foil' million dollar! at fixed tleposil ul
three [icr i-cnt   lh-  Promi"   do.-   not
require,  .md it nut  "ntitlod   to.   il	
ivual  taxes,  which  helotn   t-i  tin coiu-
Hon   »    II
Ml     I .   Kyai
lei       In    ll'
Buei      Ihere   ■, "i
ni.-- ■ I;
Were   tie-   follow iill.1    mot I    •■-
II,  -, ill   I,.,.. I) II
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ink        .■ •■ d in
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a  anil
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re ei       "I
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it   was  China'-  .-nil 11, i
greal   awakening  ther
thej   going  in do  abi.ni
bad groul mil milages.   W
ing   tu uso   these  for   their  .»•
"■nils'.'   The hnsiness of the ,-l
lo  go  intu   ih,,  country   and
ilu- gospel  in every creature,
eluded by quoting tin- lines:
"God give us mon;   a lime
Strong minds, great  hearts,  true faith
and  ready hands:
.Men whom ihe lust of otlice does uot
Men whom  lho spoils of ,,fl'u:«   cannot
Men  who    possess    opinions   and    a
Men who  have honor; men who      will
not  lie;
Men   who ean  stand  before a  demagogue
And damn  his     treacherous  flatteries
without  winking:
Tail  men,    sun-crowued,    who     live
above lhe fog;
In    public duly    and in private thinking."
Mr. Caskic suiil the Laymen's Missionary Movement started back in
Massachusets     lull years ago—in  ISuii
— ai a meeting .-nllcd by Mr. Moody.
The movement siood for investigation,
The reports of the men who hud investigated the work beiue; done had
vouched for its wonderful results, It
appeal,sl to ii spirit thnt wns in the
aii, Men were itsking who nre you,
and what hnve you done? It was uniting lhe church us nothing else had
done.     Had they ever known n meet-
ng in Kevelstoke before where men of
all denominations met iu common
auso? (Cheers). Evungeliiing tho
i-orld meant sa\ iny tin- church. The
Canadian movement had uudorlaken
thai uverj man wh„ cume to Canada,
.hall iieai ihe gospel ainl thoy shall
ke euro of. |o,noii,iinii peoplo in lhe
foreign field. Thei estimated thai it
,,'■,1  .-"'.'111111   a   year   lo   provide  lur    one
missionary tvho could place ihe gospel befoie J.'.,ono people, lhat meant
they niii-i huve 160011 stalious, which
amounted lo 811,0110,000, wiih ^1,0'hi-
'"."" required foi the home held. Tbis
wa- £1,500,000 required yearly by Canada tn do this work, which could be
provided bj liieir church members
contributing *." each per yoar, or 10c,
pei week lin-. wa- u,,i asking muoh
irum them  lo convej   the gospel to tho
- ' ■"■ it lost mini, ami till they ,||,l
this thej   in,,: failed  to  give "'lie."    to
Jesus Christ. In this
i,,- iay men were equally re-
ih the clergy tn pray mul
church -ihould lime its
1 men ',, interest every
" -in     -iii'l 'hii,I in  this
Space Reserved for Hon. T. Taylor's Committee
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tt      I..,„..     moved   "That
adopted al     thu
'        "■ -  I,,-i   ipring
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 Ildol' ,"l        le.    lhe
bodie.      il,,,1      i, ,  .    a,,.,
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■ in-    i ,,'   ,,i       lhe
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• ■ in.:','.'  friend    md ,■.
v, omen      I ■ rn   i,    '
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i„   had  I"-,    i, ,i     it mai        ,■ hei inn
but  h.'i'l re ,-,   i, ,,l the [il t pr,      nndiltot
aiding a'  a meol in n-h   n   Mohnmnii'd
w ido in hi  a-  ■ l,i-.     Mich   •,   . itherinn   ""'' "'
ii d ol I   mad"   He'in l,i;.   ' .   moo   and   ,|r ''"
bottei   "iii/ens       As  holookerl     ai   ihe   "an  land ■ ..   nd  in    pita
mottoe-    o„  ihe     wall   eaoh  of  them   ligion    In  Mol mndan  land   il     ".
-"■eni.'il io I,.- an inspiration to them       ' '"' '  nf religion
Mi.  I. Ryan aaid he broughl to them I    ''"'    lupportom    ,,f    ihe   Laymo
the greetings oi  the Laymen of  tfntii    v|'   l"hl1"     Movomenl    uppooled     In
t,,l,a, and   extondod     o, ihem     ilnni , l'ir,n  >n undertake tl nmgellznlioii
right-hand of fellowship Tho l,a> ,"' '-h.i world in ihi- generation
men's Missiounry Movemunl had em ! """ M " Cushing expreisod his
phisihed tin' ovangolizatioii of (he .appreciation of ilm iplondid banquet
world 11..- giving in ovorj man tho provided foi thorn by tin, ladioa ■,(
pportunitj of bearing tho goapel ti |Hovel toko. (Cheers), lie Iuul hoard
the/ hud Unto   it.    It loyuirjd fat!,-  'bat up Iill awry ihu miMiouary ino-
mrl     ,
. •■ ' hiin I, ■ on,,,,i,.,., ■
,'. onrled      ,   ,
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 II,    lell",, king    ,'     ' ■
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;   ll 11 " 'in:'   in    Iteiel' loke
'   ,      'ii i'n "I    nnanil i
, iii-ed       will,   ,,   healri
'   'I, inks   to   lhe   Imlie-   n ho   l,.,,|
I" I"l       I  henn
Mi      II
ffiH      Al.l.   Several    ;< I     tnllch
1 o»      \p|,i,     Mathoeon and i rowe'i
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The Question.
The Young Men
Those elements of controversy which
separate Liberul and Conservative in
Federal poUtics are not so perceptible
iu provincial affairs. The local electors therefore tind it easier to free
themselves from purty bius when issues ore submit led  to   their judgmeut.
In the uci'iisiuu of the present up-
peul to the people ibe argument fur
iuipnrtial action seems lo occur witb
peculiar emphasis. Nu e,„„| cause is
i-i i'n suggested to justify opposition
io the reinni of Mr. Tnj-lor in parliament or iu make it de-irablc lhal the
iidmiuistriitioti of which ht- i- u member, should be overthrown. Aud further there is a decisive waruing, in
tin- disastrous political turmoil of the
early past, against tillowiug any latitude In ti waverine or utii-ei-tuin en-
doi-satioii of i he government which
might joapoi'dizo their stable position
iu the country. Every encouragement
is afforded iu the situation us it exists today for the people to form their
opinions irrespective of puny polities.
Tho advantages of continuing n government iu power until good cause
is discoverable for its overthrow has
been amply demonstrated in Canada.
Even in provinces of comparatively
matured development, in which publie
works are concerns, not of croation,
but of repair; when' the ulTairs of government ure chiefly affairs of departmental routine, there is still room for
lhu advantage of stability of administration to show itself. How much
more is such the case in a mighty
province like liritish Columbia, where
works of development, (rreHt and creditable ns they already are, have scarcely crossed the threshold of the wilder-
Even if there were not oUOUgh iu
(he. record of ihe governmenl nnd the
sense of security which has found lodging in the administration, to earn
the support . of the peoplo, there is
thnt in the issues of the present campaign which should be suthcienl for
the purpose. Out of the shadows of
financial embarrassment und a period
of political chiios the govcinmout luu-
etnorged with sinews strengthened    to
uiuko a "-all up,,ii ihu spirit of its | -
ussist    a  great  progressive
lu 1B99 an association was formed
ui Rovelstoke, with the laudable object of encouraging the young men to
take au interest iu political affairs. It
was known as the Young Men's Conservative Association uud il has siiii-e
justified its existence by getting the
young men iu line ou various occasions when the call of un election iva-
sounded in the constituency,
Ou Friday last u reunion uf tlii- us-
Hoeiution wns celebrated iu Solkirk
Hull. Officers were elected nud a
ilroug oxocutlvo appointed tu as.-isi
in the light which is uow ou in the
province. The Ilon. Richard Me-
llridi- wa- elected llou. President of
the association, and u similar pluce.,f
honor was given to the name of Hon.
Thomas Taylor. Iho Conservative candidate. Oilier oltieers electee! were W.
A. Sturdy. President; and S. is. Crow
Neereturj-trcusiiror, while the following uumes were udded lo the executive
T. W. Bradshaw, ,1. II. Jackson, W.
Smythe, Mr. S.. ,h, W. .1. Urown, Mr.
Wright, Mr, Britt, Mr. Arrow, Cliff
Conun, Hugh McUouuhl, <,. Moorw.
End Young, Mr. Griffiths, D. Gallicano, A. Defoe. Geo. Birch, F. Uolten,
■lack I'robyn, Sum Nonnun, Ernest
Root,  Dave Calder, Mr.  Blacklock.
The meeting which inaugurated tho
campaign among the ranks of the
young men who are supporting the
progressive policy, was largely attended, uud afler" the business of organization was completed an entertainment of vocal and instrumental numbers was provided, occasion also beiug
found for the delivery of some excellent speeches, Mr. E. M. Clay being
the chief orator of tbe evening. Addresses were also heard from Mr.
Sturdy, president of the Young Men's
Association, W. W. Foster, president
of the senior association and the Ilon.
Thomas Taylor. The last named
received an ovatiou and it was quite
apparent that the young men are enlisted enthusiastically in his support.
W. W. Humphreys, Mr. Oorley, Mr.
Thompson, C. (.', Smith und W. A.
Smythe were among those who contributed to the plensurn of the even
ing. Mr. Armstrong, wh,, was visit-
ing here from. Golden, also delivered
an utldrees which wus well received.
Railway Enterprise
In the enterprise of building a rail-*
wny through ilu- extensive country lying between Vancouver and the Yellow
head l'liss there is something more
thnn a business proposal of merit.
There is something which invokes the
higher patriotism ami challenges the
fuilh  and courage of  the  people.
Am the citizens of Hevelstoke und
other centres of the province worthy
uf those who,.have preceded ihem? Are
thoy oqnal to measuring Iheir faith
with lhat of those whose individual
courage has made the blazed
iruil iu the country through which
I hey are uslted lo advance and innke
its Wealth of timber, binds, minerals
and other resources, known to the
Mill   lhe   guM-lluili-lit   follow    the   piu
ueei'   ilmi   is  ibe question?   I'm  gov-
i-iiimeiil  is  nut tied  up in  pupei   pack
net- ai  Victoria,   Ii     is everywhere
uvea in  ih..- remotest     corners of ihe
oiiniii   iii  ih.- hi'iui- ainl  minds    u(
weal '   bul     a rafleutli f ihe muni
the peoplo.     The railway  enterprise i-
oi   linn.      aial   lol   llieui.        The      eolili
try ii ki thai ihei heroine patron   Iniihlcr-   of   lhe   ioiiiI.    i'he  people
me ai.eil ti, pludgu   themselves   lhat
ll Iitelpli-e   will   liml   its   Hlllllcionl   re
w.od iii ih.- potentialities ,,| their loud
iii ihe business that ii will liml
through   its   trims,..-uiiiiieuiiil   ooilUUOll-
on mul through ihe iudusiiies which
will follow it- construction along the
line.    Thnt    thero      i--   bin   one   answer
to unh a ,'hallenge is vouchsafed in
tin- spirit of th.- | pi,, of ihe Province uml in 1 lu- cull ,,f t|„, times. THE WAIL-HERALD, REVELSTOKE B.C.
Opera House
  17th, I
At 8 O'clock p. m.
Sir Charles Hibbert Tupper, and
Mr. Fred Wade, K.C., of Vancouver
will address the electors of Revelstoke
Riding- on behalf of MR. CHARLES F.
LINDMARK, Independent Candidate.
An invitation is extended to Hon. T.
Taylor, and Mr. H. Kempster to be
present. An opportunity will be given
these gentlemen to address the meeting.
An invitation is extended to all the
citizens of Revelstoke and district to
be present. Special accommodation
will be reserved for the Ladies.
>*>   m. -.^.
R£»fe,i3 .?<■?&}')
kkvki.moki- nisi rict
BR1DGK     COLUMBIA     Kl\ i;k     AT
kh!\ l-LSTOKK
Notice is ht'tvby Riven (hat, incompliance with Section 7 ol Chapter 115, Revised Statutes oi t .maila, i'.n*), plans and
description of a proposed bridge over lhe
Oolumbia River al Kevelstoke in the Province of British Columbia, have heen forwarded lor deposit wilh the Miuister ol
Public Works and a duplicate thereof has
been deposited in tIn- office of llie Registrar of Deeds Ht Nelson, and that al the
expiration of one month from this dale the
Minister of Public Works tor the Province
ol British Oolumbia will make applieation
lo 1 he Governor General for approval
Dated at Victoria, jisI October, 1909.
oc -'j Public Works Engineer.
Now ihii tl e railway policy nl
ilu- government is fully before tho
people they are belter a ble lo judge
01 it.- merits 1 ban when it wa' first
iiiiiioiiiiei-il on the word of Premier McBride, Tbe publication
of the contract reveals the discreditable fm 1 that the provisions
of Ihe agreement Lave been stated
with intention to mislead, For
what purpose'.' Undoubtedly with
the intention of deceiving the electors of the Province.
The Premier expected, and in
fact asked lhe electors to take
his statements while he suppressed the documents.    We found
i*o lei       tatemenl
Facts; On the evening nl A .
-Mi-.   Haggen   wus  charged,   upon  ,-oui-
plaint, "f  S     \    Mundy,   mui n Is
hue ff. Vi. I-'.istei and duted dune the
ll'tli, 11 In - il, leumeiil he ,, • ■. idence ■ 'I
being iaiii|„'ie,| v, i11. - the heal
ted three hours, endiiit u 11.1" p.m .
and not oner during : lie hearing did
ilu- unr,I Yale eome in nor
monlionod     and  the deposition
hear  this  statemeiil  out,  aud    I	
hundred living witnesses \i
Mr. Fosier asked three limes of Mr.
'iillan if lie had uo rebuttal evidence
to imi in, otherwise he would have to
commit. Vale was not mentioned It
the reading of the recognizance, Mr.
Haggen  was  bound over  to  appear   at
however that lhe  electors  were not   the Kootonay Court and the tampered
is "easy" us he had expected an
the publication of the agreement
showed that an attempt was heing
made lo impose on the people one
of the most unbusinesslike deals in
tbe history of the Province and one [ i
tnnt has somewhat discredited the
Premier   und   his
■ -A
,1,,,'iiment   hear,   this  out.
.Mr.  Mel'aitei   at  the court yesterda;
-tat.'il   himself    ami  Constable     King
ton discussed at  tho court house dodr,
liter the hearing,  the question  of  tak
g Uaggen to    Kamloops thai  uight.
.Mi rartei   lefl   ih,,    courl   within  ii.,-
ministers, with Iminutes after il i i the hearing,
lhe exception  of   those   two minis- and while tho .1    l'.a were completing
lers   who   placed    the publio trust | tho depositions und had lho constable
tnppeil  ami thought what  bo -aid be
Government Sale of
Acreage at Point Grey
At Vancouver, B. C.  Nov. 15th
Point Grey is Vancouver's future "West End''
and this is the chance to buy from a responsible party
(the Provincial Government) and on Easy Terms, a site
for your future home.
The Acreage will bring at auction, I expect
Three Thousand to Five Thousand |)cr acre for very
choice locations, the sizes til blocks can be seen by
referring to the Governmenl Maps, which 1 will send
to those desiring them. The priee may seem high,
but when one studies the location and remembers that
Five Thousand Dollars will not buy a sixty-six loot
lot in Vancouver's present "West Knd," it is obvious
that by purchasing now from the Government, on easy
terms, and at a low rale of interesl, the investment is
of  the   very   best.      Remember   the   terms—Quarter
Cash, and the balance in three equal payments in one,
two and three years, with interest on unpaid balance
at the rate of six per cent.
I shall be pleased to purchase for those who
cannot attend the sale, charging as my commission,
Five per cenl on purchase price. Remember the time
is short and any who wish to get in on the ground
lloor must write me at once, arranging the amount of
acreage they require and the mode of remitting purchase price. Sou have three years in which to pay,
and by that time Point Grey will be the desirable place
to live.
Write ill once lo:
P. 0. Box 137, Vancouver. B. C.
Address of 800 Hastings Street. West, Vancouver, B.C.
i PERFUME BOTTLE for "her"
-* would he the must acceptable
end useful \mas gift you could make.
This hullle is made in tine white
glass, mounted with licaiy sterling
silver. Sent postpaid, lur $1.00, lo
unv address In Canada except llie
^ ukon    Urder hy lhe numher—IW.
Om hmdionic!) illwttited HI p>"Sc cu-
ln_,„c «I llidmenils. Jewelry, bilvermrs.
Leather, An. II,md. a.iJ Novelllei, frw
Upon laquatt.
Ryrie Bros., Limited
154-138 Yonge Street
.viil give you full value
>or every dollar spent
ind keep you dry In
he wettest weather.
[wi i Cwamui Ohio Qoiuk Col*» Ionia. Ca.
Union Hotel
Undor New Management
Stewart Macdonald
Seven and a half (7}) Rci*ea of good
land ui Malakwa, B.C.   Terms cash
$850. Five acres of good fruit land
and 7| acrea firitclasi vegetable land
One hundred fruit treeti balance <»i
land eaelly cleared.
Apply tni- particulars tc
.1. II.   WOOIAKY,
M il.iku.i .1;  t
idera will he received between N> \-
ember ;th and 15th by the Cily ot Revi !-
! stoke for the following described worku
1130 feet wooden pipe continuous stave
l m plnce, Concrete dam, and gale hounv
, 1 onialntng about sroo yards; lour open*
I tag*
Kor  Specification^   plans  ami  form   ol
tender, apply between above dales al the
offices ol the undersigned ;ii Calg tii and
Vancouver, and lows ort'uc of the City
Clerk .it Revelstofrs.
Rids will be received at once for supply
ol 4000 barrels of Portland cement ior the
above worki prices to be P* O. B* Rev l-
1 stoke<   The lowest bid or tendei not nee*
ituiiiy accepted*
Winch Building) Vancouver* B. G
F Company, R M. R. will drill every
riiursduy evening until further notice
All implies to be returned.
Time notice Unit 'AD days after date I i
Intend lo apply to the Supei-inteiiileiil
uf Provincial Police for a renew u I of
1 lie retail liqiior license for the Reeep-:
tion Hnlel at Oamhoi-ne, B.C., I'm-the
half-year from Decern ber 81st, 11 Hill, tin
June 30th, llllil.
Daled Ootober 18th, HU)!).
no 20 lm Cory MENHENlcfc,
before the love of ollice and re
signed their portfolios rather than
be parties to such a ilea.'
on tin; people who had entrusted
them with their affairs.
When Premier MoBride lirst an-
nounced his railway policy it was
-lated that the province was protected by a first mortgage oti the
road known as the Canadian Norih
irn liiiilwiiy. Now that we have
publi, hed the agreement in .full we
defy any person to find any such
provision. We were also told thai
the Provinoe was secured by a lie-
on the whole C.N.R,. system. The
truth about the matter is than he
C.N.R. is mortgaged up to the hill
in the other Provinces. While in
ihe city a few days ago Hon. W
II. dishing, a minister of the
Crown in   Alberta, and  one of   the
would inn have lefl himself open to u
charge of bearing false witness. I hero
was no train that night for Kami,,, ;
Wo lune here, Mr. Editor, the mis
leading statements of Foster, a J. P.,
und this man Kingston, a provincial
constable, in an attempt to deprive a
citizen of this town, of his liberty. All
honor to Mr. Jackson, J. I'. in holding himself free from being party to a
scheme, hatched and carried out with
a boldness characteristic of Taylorism
Fosterism and graft;
1 am, etc.,
Revelstoko, B. (.'., Aug. 6th, 1909.
(The above letter was written for
publication at the time tho incidents
referred to in the affidavits of J, II.
Jackson and Henry A, Kington oc-
curred, but  was held ovei-.  In view of
Notice is hereby given that one month
after dale 1 intend lo applv to the Superintendent i'i Provincial Police for a renewal of niv hotel license to sell intoxicating
liquoi under lhe provisions of the Statutes
in that behalf in lhe premises known ainl
described as lhe Kootenay Hotel, siiirih-il
at Burton. B.C., for lhe half-year from
December ji>t,   1909, lo June 30th, 1910.
Dated Oct. 23rd, 1909.
oc J3 mi        Stephen Podbielancik,
now come to light m'ter three months
concealmont the letter of "Spectator"
is a lining commout on the affair.—
(F.d. M.H.
Revelstoke Land District.
Disti-let ul West Kootenay.
Take notice that  Roderick William
Lindsay, of Ferguson, B.C.,occupation
iiu'i'i'huiit. intends to apply for permission to inn chose the following
described land;
Commencing  at   a  post planted on
east boundary   line   of Lot 7805 about
iO cbains north of south-east corner of
said lol, theuce east liu chains, tlience
north -o ciiaius. thence west 2D chains,
tlience   soutb   -0   chains   to   point of
Daled Oct. llll,  100U.
Ai.kxAMiKii .Mt Kay,
oc 80 Vgent for It. W. Lindsay.
Revelstoke Land District.
District of West Koolenay.
Take nulice thai Annie Louisa Cop-
Inn, of Uniontown, Pennsylvania, u.
S.A., occupation married woman, Intends to applv fm- permission to purchase thefoflowing described land:
Commencing al a post planted at
the south-west corner of Lot 7000;
thence SOUth 'Jo chains: I lii-nct- east -0
cbains: tbenee soutb 2u chains: thence
east 10 chains; thenoe north IO cbaius;
Ibence west U0 ohains to the point of
commencement antl containing 200
acres more or less.
Date, September UTih, IU0U.
Kevelstoke Lund Distiict.
Disirict of West Kootenay.
Take notice lhal Walter I'. Uonfiil'1,
of Winnipeg, Manitoba, oooupatlon
printer, intends lo apply for permission to purchase the following described laud:
Commencing   at   a   posl   planli-d at
tin- re-entrant south-wesl corner of
Lot "UTH; ibence wesi in chains; tbenco
soutb III chains: thenoe eust 4(1 chains;
t bi-nct> north 40 chains lo tbe poinl ol
commencement, nnd containing lim
acres, more or less,
Dale Sept. 27th, limn.
0080     WALTER  I'. (UNFA Kit
most reliable public men in Canada 1.,
.   ,    1    .1    .    , ■ .   1     , ine   a hilavits   referred   to   which   h
Stated   that   bis   government   hnd ....        .
not only   a   mortgage on llie road
but on   the rolling stock and plain
of lhe company within bis province,
What   s curity tben   is li-fi to ihi-
More than thi-*, the Premie ■'-
original announcement iniitiuiied
lhal the guarantee of the Province
onlv covered    the   principal nn the      Iu   the  becoming of   the  present
bonds  amounting  to   $22,000,000 eampaign we took the stand  of cm
while the agreement  ahows tbat it ducting   an   independent   piper and
covers both principal and interest giving all political parties the equit-
and    involves   the  Province 111 the j Kble uge ,,, the Mail.Hk„al1, ,_,r ,
enormously large  sum of $45,000,- flde news sb well us the use of what
000 instead  of the $22,000,000 as -p„Cl, tbey required for editorial or
originally stated. literary    matter   under   a     business
When   the   public   are asked to arrangement.    We   gave   the fairest
endorse   a policy   on the misrepre- and  most accurate   report   tbat  was
eentntions    which    we   have   now Kiven anywhere of   tbe   meeting   ad
pointed out. what are we to expect Messed by H„us   R. McBride, Taylor
U behind all   this?     Simply that a"a Bow"er' aml tllat 6olel>' at °<"
... iiiiiitiun    has   arranged      ...
for an enormous campaign fund—     .vt\e f u.m *,'■ u,:,s' Taylor's com
,      , • , , 1      j     .      • mittee refused to reciprocate,  tboush
of   which we   have  abundant evi- th. i.j.„..j..,        f 5   • ,■   "   \.\
, , r       ,. , the independents and  h. cialists  did.
dence   by   the   manner   in whioh jnstead 0f that Mr. Taylor'soommittee
cnnipiiign money   is being spent in issued a declaration of war.    They are
asking for Kevelstoke votes, but
instead of having tbeir printing done
in town   and   employing   Revelstoke
Strong resolutions Passed at
At a nueting of e'ectore at Van-
1 • t ibe lollowing resolution wss
pass, tl —
Wleieas,   under  ibe  proviaions of
tie Provincial Elections Act, the
Court of Revision opens on the fust
Monday 0' November in each year;
And whereas, the Court of Revision
ol the preeent year sat on Monday,
tbe tiret day of November, 1909:
And whereat, the Vcters' List of
the Electoral District of Vancouver
City un this filth day of Novenil>er,
1909, i- not read; ;
And ahi-riai-, tbe electors of tbe
city cl Vsnco'iver a>-e unable to obisin
copier of the Voters' list upon application Ior tame;
And whereat, the Government of
the Province of British Columbia was
disst lved on the eighteenth day , f
October, 1909
And whereas, the writ for tbe elec-
1,,rai dietricl of the Cily of Vancouver
was iscued on the llUtb day of October,
And whereas, tbe day of nomination
has been tixtd by the Government for
the lllb day uf November,  1909;
And whereas, unjer ihe Elections
Aet, the dH_v for polling is lixt-d 14 days
after the date of nomination;
He it Resolvtd that this me'ting of
• lectirs assembled at O'Brien's Hull
1 roteet against tbe action of the Gov-
, 1 - ment in li-iing tbe  date of  nomi-
■ ation at s time whin it is impossible
for the ekctors lo obtain tbe Voters'
lifts and that such action en the part
■ f the Government is an abuse ol the
Elections Aci;
And be it further resolved that tie
opinion ol thi- mteiiii^ is that the
action of the Government in forcing
the election jti without time beiug
given to ibe elect r,- 10 obtain the
Voters' lists lr a ilirn't violation of 'he
E ictious Aci and h nibui deprivation
by the Government ,f the rights and
pilvilfges of the elici, rs.
tins co tetituency
We arc assured lhat the proposed road, to be built us it is
down one of the {easiest grade valleys for railway construction in
the llockies will not cost anything
like $36,000 per mile. What then
is to become of  Ihe balance?    The
honest   men    lately   in the cabinet   p«pPr free in this cui
have l'ft il rather thnn   have I lu-i r  their untrue statements
names associated with such a ileal.
I Travesty on Justice
printers they adopted the Timothy
Eaton principle nf sending outside for
it. Instead of supp'ying us with the
particulars askul for of their meetings tbev sent false reports to tbe
N"'ls"ii News and circulated lhat
In (set Mr.
F.il- people Whu line llll'k 11 iB t-i i
imp llanl I hnl ill J -li lUltl 1 sis ,,(.-
un 11,iv u_ a , cl l II- ,,,- I • in 1 ,,ua ,11, ,1
v.,ci ili.il lali thai ,li- i'i,,\- \u ll'li piu-
ilin-i- it ul'.- li-.->- 11,111   llibt-i, tiiosi-anil
all 01 her disease i-ci ms.
It it calculated thut over 50 p.c. of
tbe cows 111 U. C. iii i- more or less 1 f-
Ifi'it-d iiitti Tuberculosis, and a lumily
which is now in town lu_.i one of their
children iluoiigb milk from a cow
affected with tuberculosis, ilut perhaps the worst teatut-e of these gei ins
i> imii tbev remain in the human system for at least l'i veins and then, under favorable circumstances, develop
disease and death.
Our cows are all certified to be free
from all disease. We sell clean milk
in covered bottles. Special nnlk in
half-pint bottles for babies.
T. Lewis' City Sanitary Dairy
WANTED- At ( ,iy  11,,;, I. two experienced   waitresses,    Wages
$80 pel   lin,1,Hi.
Ft ilt SALE—One bug,- ti.ik Sideboard, ami tine medium Bi_t_edroal
Btove, in goti't condition. Apply ai
Mail Herald o0ti-e.
Th„    Mail   II,
I  di
"I    al
Tinsmithint, Repairs,   Hot   Air
Pipe and  Furnace Work
Connaught Ave.   -   Revelstoke
length the question
man for trial in Side Coiiuli
word Vale was insortod before or ;ti
the timo of rending the recognisance
and before sumo was .-igni'd:"
'lhe above statoraonl was made In
Vi. V, Foster, police magistrate for
Revolstoko, nnd justice of tho poaco
lor the I'loviiiie of Uritish Columbia,
aud uu omployoa of thi- Globe Ltunber
Coinpani, .a subsidiary sompauy     to
tho   \liinil\    l.iuubi'r  Company,  and on,'
,,[  11 niinitting   J,   P.s  in   the  pro
, line   oi" Mundy  vs,  Uaggon,     Tho
abova   answer    wns   glvon to Judgo
Forin bearing on Iho question ol
ti'i'utuni. iiitfi liiii'iitiou or a delibu
aiti'inpi  i" tamper    with a document
,,l criminal  r 'il    To    av llie  IhubI,
th.- trial  unit.'' appoured siisploious nf
ilmi >l ni    M"   I'lan'i, anothui   1
P.  flatly  contradicted,  In court.     Mi
Taylor seems to regard Revelttoke as
simply an appendage of Nelson. Wlu-n
he is so fond oi Nelsou, and thinks
RevelBtoke -bould 1 lay Becond fiddle
to it, be should hnve run for Nelson
inst, ud of Kevelstoke.
The Maii.-Hi iiai.ii hss been built
up nnd is run on Revelatoke capital,
in the interest of Revelatoke li-st, last
nud all the time, and with that policy
a.- our watchword, it is our duly to
fight every movement slid every in tin
eiici- thst tends to belittle Revelstoke.
ll is onr duty ard privilege 10 realise
for Revelstoko a leading p i-ition
am,.ng the cities of H.C. It i-< true
tbat Nelson influences bavi- been
"peciaili directed at the injury of
Revelstoke, but our business men
have awakened to tbe fact, and it will
no longer be tolerated, Kevelstoke
will ligbt Nelson for the rights ta'long-
ing to this city und will get tbem. in
spile of the efforts of Hon. Mr. Taylor
and bis committee to make this city
atijappendagsof Nelson.
Due of the Hon, Tom's slander committee Ims threatened that if tbe
Mail J Iih a i.n takes nny stand in this
titration tbey will bring in an oppo
sitiun  piper, si,   hiving thnnvn down
the gauntlet, we bave taken it up Wo
have trn .1 to give everybody a lair ami
equare deal and expeoted the same in
return, but if tt is lighting tbe) want
we will be ready at any time,
1 inl ND   Al    the     Edison     P.uloi
'   T:;t'tiei n parcel containing plums.
I-iiab'i mav obi.iii. same from this
WANTKD to let. Bediooin und
Sittingioom, in central position
on Third Street; well heated; electric
light; bulb, bol and mid water, Kent
812.011 per month. Applv, Mail-Herald
[JIlVE Roomed House to Kent, cor
JT ma Boyle Ave. and Victoria lid.
Appiy  Mrs. II,  I ipping.
WlNTKb \ liiu il sii'i.i.gi.iphci
iii-b,'t a position. No ijbii-i-
lion to leaving town. Applv "K.W.1
Drawer U14, Revelsloke.
». 1 ,, REWARD -viil lie paid foi
•PIU infoi mat ion that will lead to
iin' arrest and convb tion of (be parties
who toi.' ib,un inv three billboards
and toi-e the steps from Mrs, D, Willis's bouse on Boyle avenue, R. Tapping, Agent.
Wanted   I,,  Rent,  n furnished
dwelling 01 housekeeping rooms
in.  children.   Applv  S.F.H.,   Mail-
Herald, nov 10
WANTED-I'm-   or  six teams foi
woods work,   Will pay $:_>i per
month   ami   bould   per   team      Bach
team niusl 11111 weigh less than 8.000
lbs. Apply to Bowman Lumber Oo..
Limited, nov 10 It
WANTKD    At   oiiii- a  pant and vest
in.ikei by I-'. F. Llebli hor, Silvi-rlon. THE MAIL HERALD, REVELSTOKE, B. C.
Arguments of Saloon Men Nailei
Take notice that I, 11 J. La Brash,
ol Nakusp inlet.d applying to ibe
superintendent ol Provincial Police at
the i xpitation ol one month from date
hereof Inr a renewal of my botel
licen-e fur the premises known as the
Holi I Grand at Nakusp.
Dated Oct. llth, 1909.
H.J. LaBrash.
Take nulice that I iutend to mak'
. application tu the Superintendent ol
| Provincial Piuice for a transfer of retail I quor license of the Lardeau Ho
tel, Ciiinnplix, now held hy me to R.
M Evans.
Dated Sept. 29th, 11)0.1.
Jos. Dumont.
Facts of Kansas City
Posters containing gross misrepre
-eiitationa as to conditions in Ivaiisas
City, Kansas, have been sent out by
the liquor men ol the province. The
following lacts are the answer to such:
W, V. Widener, Assistant City
Clerk, said
"In 21 months Kansas City, Kansas,
has almost recovered from as many
years of saloon oppression; $245,042.-
n'A of the city's debt was lifted during
the last year, when no revenues were
obtained from tbe liipior joints, because tbere were none. The city tax
levies huve been reduced 20 cents on
every 100 dollars of assessed valuation.
The police force bus been reduoedfrom
84 to "ii' men. The nre department is
larger and   better   than   ever   belore,
The police anil firemen were former-
,.y paid by tbe $90,000 a year collected
in lines from the joints. They are
now paid in cash by tbe city.'
but the direct opposite. Aa for in-1 their condition, let alone make il
stance take the caae already cited ol: worse. Vet year after year thesu men
Kansas city. j vote for Local Option and almost  tin
They boast of the- amount ol wheat universal testimony from theee men
and other grain that is consumed, so ie that business is better, cash salet
helping the markets of the world, double, bad debts are reduced to a
Enough   is   consumed   annually    in
America alone to leed a continent,
und the people have to pay more accordingly for their bread. Alcohol in
any shape is not food and in no case
does it give back to the user any
returns for money spent
minium, and there is not oue  plac
in 100 that shows any  inclination  to
return to the conditions as  found under lieence.
Again we ask who is the best citizen, the man who ia sober and industrious, who builds  up  his  home  and
19HS and are correct.
•There is less gambling ami less   li
qu ir Bold  in Kansas City   today   thin
ever in the bietory of the city.     Four'
years ago every saloon and most of the
cigar stands, bud in them  every  gambling   slot   machine
Wbo pays the taxes for Kevelstoke'.' has a bank account, or the man who
Do the saloons? How much do the,»8 frequently under tbe inlluence ol
saloon bring to Revelstoke? The liquor who spends his turnings over
following statistics speak for them- the bar ? I would like- to uak how
si Ive-.     These figures are for the year  many men iu this city   who frequent
the saloons have homes paid for oi
even partly so, or have a deposit in
tbe bank '.' The greatest fnlluence
Hgaiustgood citizenship is the opt u
saloon iu the land today.
Practically 10(1 per cent, of the
18,000 bribery nnd corruption found in con
auction witb our elections, proviucial
aud federal, is directly or indirectly
due tu tbe saloon und ils inlluence
Do these things imiko for the uplifting of the city?
Again tbey lell us il is useless and
docs imt prohibit, that there will ht
illicit selling and just as much  drink
Take notice thai one month aftei
date We intend to apply to the Superintendent of Provincial Police for permission to transfer licence now belt!
by ih for the Lakeview Hotel, Arrowhead, to Chapman iV Irwin.
Dated Oct. 1st, UK)!).
ocl 21m       Plumton a- Ouapman.
Take Notice lhat 1 intend to make
application to the Superintendent of
Provincial Police for a renewal of my
retail liquor license for the premises
known as the St. Leon Hotel, Bt. Leon
Hot Springs, B. C, for the half year
from December81st, lima.
October Kit li, 1909.
for Fall Planting
Bulbs from the Best European
and Japan Growers.
Homegrown fruit and ornamental
trees, grown on upland soil without irrigition in the only part of
the American continent not. in
fested with the San Jose scale— '
OaideiT, Kit-Id and I'Tower Beed.—
Tested stock Irom the best growers in the world—Wire fenciug
and Gatea—Spray pumps, Fertilizers, Bee Supples, Cut (flowers,
Spraying materials, etc.—White
labor only.—New 157 page Catalogue free
M.   J.   HENRY,
Greenhouses and Nurseries
3010 Westminster Road,
Branch Nursery      -     South Vancouver
The credit side ol the account  from
the city's standpoint.
License from 9 saloons at
$200 $
Wages from Is bartenders
at $1000 is
Value in Rent at $1,000..
Snyder, Captain   ol   Police 1 T«ei on saloons ......
' | Light, bill of saloons about.
Water bill ol Kiilooiif ubout.
Heat, fuel	
Total directly tv indircctly.$30.350 00
The total taxes paid by D hotels in
WON was $951, Counting the saloon us
known   to   the  one-tent li of the hotel property wo get ing und more than ev.r.     .Such  list
craft.   Thousands of dollars were lost I the above figure $100. . beon proven hundreds of times to bi
by the young men of the oity.    Then      lint the rental would still   be avail- absolutely false.   The testimony from
reform began.   The gambling devices  able if Baloon was closed, so the ligure Toronto   Junction   with   a  saloon   .,
were driven out and then the saloons,   must be greatly reduoed,  nntl   tho   18 mile   Inun   its centre  on  cither side
Without   saloons    ami   gambling   in   bartenders would find work elsewhere, ia only what is the testimony in hum
Kansas City, crime ib at a   minimum, ao tbat aoeount must be scored  out dreds ol cases.     Before the passage ol
  Thia leaves about $13,1)01)   that   the the law in that city   ol  10,000  people
Letter from the Mayor u!  the  City:  city has to itB credit  from   these nine drunken   men  were  to   be seen  con-
"Dear Sir,—Replying   to   your   re | galoons. Btantly oo the streets  ami   the  polici
queBt, will say  that   I bave answered  Add to tbe running expenses   $30,360 court   records   show Irom  26   to 40
scores   of  letters  from   Missouri and  The  capital   slock   iii_ glasses drunk sentences every month.     Aftei
1 500  tlle PaBBa8e uf t,lc law, in spile of  the
22,5001 contiguity of tbe saloons m outsidi
territory, a druuken   man   was  rarely
seen   on   the   sireet.   nnil    the   C,,uit
Illinois inquiring as to tbe tinanoial
C iiiii tiun of this city since the exodus
,,f the saloons. Some of these letters
contain newspaper clippings, extracts
of a letter written to and published by
a Chicago  newspaper,  in   which  the
minors, etc . about $600 eacb
per annum	
Capital invested in liquors at
ami   capital
lotal   expenses
invested      . $67,360
I'hey make  at   leasl   UKI   per  cent.
DEBll  MUI    ill-   'II
Cash (laid to salooue.. . $114,700
Jail maintenance is 7,000 per
year this would be reduced
by half.          3,500
writer declares the city bankrupt, and profit on money invested which would
its inhabitants ull suffering Irom uu make the total receipts to be tl 14,700,
attack of the "doleful dumps, brought This is a very conservative estimate
on by the aforesaid exodus. The bald of what the people ol Revelstoke pay
misrepresentation and ingenious ex- for theee saloons,
aggeratiou indulged in by that writer
are so grossly absurd ae to be hardly
deaerving of even comaient, and
ebould be treated with contempt, for
uo sensible man would give tbem any
credence. So for ae being bankrupt,
tbe city ia uot even overburdened with
debt. Rial eetate values have steadily
increased aud the number of buildings
erected nleo tlio* a steady increiiee,
and there ia ol course a eimilar in
crease ol population. Iu short tbie is a
prosperous, well behaved city, a good
place to live in, a good place to invest
money in, and no one is wearing crepe
on account ol the departed Baloons.
Yours tr ly,
Mayoi of Kansas City, Kansas."
Total coat to city .     . $1 18,200
for which the cily receives $30,350
directly and indirectly somebody bae
made a fearful bad bargain. Who
can estimate tbe money loat through
inefficiency of labor caused I Irinl
in business sagacity, in   tbe   damning
records show only from 6 to In ilrunk-
aentenoed per i ith
I In' state of Massachusetts undei
license has 2\ times the crime per
capita that tin State of Maine lint
under prohibit] a.
I'he threat and admission that then
will be illegal sale- is to say that they,
the liquor men. will i u media tel i
become law-breakers, a fearful ad-
mission to mas, "Blind i'lga Will
Exist 1 hey exist to day under
licenses. Tbe use aod sale ol liquor
even breeds lawlessness. The ,,-
against murder d a, t bi ;, at all
-   ,    •   - icense ■
murdering       1 bt    awi   .-.,-• --. -
effects on the children brought, into
the world with u- effects on tbe
economy of our lund and of tbe I
ruined with its corresponding loae t>l
happiness, and it is safe to --ay it this
money h ul not   been   thus  spent,  by
-'• -..-..
B it   !. ...
major part  >f tbi
ind will
Statement ol Cashier of Commercial
Notional Bank Kansas City
•■In twenty-two months after closing
il tbe ,. |Ui r , Intl tbere has been
1. 11' largi -'■ sotivity  in bu
evei kn a n in tbe city.
2 I,., largest growth in population,
8    1 ne lent crime.
4. The largest Increast ol factory
nnd nulling laoilitise,
;, Greatest latisfuction ol retail
i ii-it."--
>;. Twenty-one m mths ol the purest
governmenl we ever bad.
It i.ss been estimated by tbi se win,
are competent to judge that the enforcement of the- law nt It haa been en
forced these   last   twenty one   months
i- a net saving ol one million dollars
a yeur to theoitizeni ol this city.
Yours respeotfully,
Cashier Commercial National liank,
Kansas City."
Who Pays the Taxes 1
'the liquor men sny taxes will in-
lireaie if the saloons nr-' closed.      The
revi ini'.- of tbe city will be lesseni I
ind to meet thai roduclion in*<- will
linve i'i !"• Inoreaaed. Such bus not
beeu thecal in nearly every matinee
lar the larger pari  if it wou i respectabilii, and   so
legitimate channels  I trade   into the wve                 nd  -;r'" !'    "'" ll11"
buying and improving of pr perty I   ■ lrM "'", »' " " '
ii   iid lar   ffsei even tbe f il ■ sit '   "                ' '   r" *"'   ">'f"' ,'1"
the   hotels.     Tin        d oonsumi f"""
::. ie wbospend money tbua w< old
,,    .< ... ..  ..     .  . a __.
consumed anywa)   , I'hest
land woniau      ■■: ,   ,
,. -   - ur  ,
facta  musl   astound   men   tnd    nal , ..   ,
tbem   wonder   wbat  a   m ■     the      sale      ol
saloon is. " ''"'' "'   ""' ''"'.'   '
ma oho d i
I f a man with oriminal  intern
comes to   ,,ir city, where   will you
linn and in- com pan ion i     luvsri •
in the
Oo the Saloons of Revelstoke
Tin- cry ol t be  opponent-  ol   Local
Optli n is that it will kill tbe oil j and
tin- country at large.     Such   a   Itati
ment is a direot insull  to tin   Intelli-
K-nce and manhood „f our city andkri""ia8f'i»ah0nUt.fhe 'l"v"1, '	
. ' Nakusp,     Mr.   liotliwi-ll   I-   an  active
province,   One wondera what must be
the condition of  a man's grey   matter
Mr Bi cell, ma nage ol the Cans
than Han - of ( mmerce who ws» ,
visitor to  the  city this  week, la very
H   -I   i
when he argues that   the open   saloon
is a criterion of prosperity. Borne people are foolish enough to believe thai
"Industry, intelligence  ami integrity
have something   to do   wilh   our  success.
It ie scarcely possible that the liquor mon arc tin: only people who
wish to build up tin: country,  ami Ibe
member thi ikusp Board of Trade
which baa been doing splendid ■ k
(or   that   diatrlot.      rbese  Canadian
Bank of Commerce  .nen  siein  to be "
live lot  and   wherever   tiny   aet   up
house they certainly  lay  themselves
out to push things,
Arrangements have been oompleted
(or Mr i,ni.iiiiz.n! lull'rav to build ,i
snwinill al, Xnkiisp, and the site of the
obi Yale-Columbia mill *ill probably
be selected    Mr. Quant/   baa sun, ,i
Inula r limits in the vicinil |
Quite a few aettters  are coming in
■  i hal  U0 dn
ippll   tO    III      '''|,' i , li"- li
,,, iaI Polli,' ioi  i rent wai
i liquoi lli   ii •  foi i In' 1,1',,
ler ll        foi Ihe  lull ■■• u  from   Dn
1909,   to June  Wth, 1010.
Dn "■: (ii tober 18th, HMi
rn   Kl I,,,
i . I'  li,   0
city,   [for is it possible to think  that
the business men ol nearly  bull the ,u"! \"u'"* ">' ''I'"1 "r "• Nakuap
, i .  , ninl the Natural 1,'es'iiirci'H   Coinpiiin
provinoe of Ontario and fully ball lho lnftnttgod ,,y Mr< Hammond, la tak tig
'to bettor I stops lo bring In a lot of settlors,
I ii 11 i-il Males hnve no wish
I  ike 11 ''ue I bill AH "I iv    llfttll dale I
i i In apply in the HupniIntendeul
 l.ll     Poll' "'  I'M       I   I 'linl al ol
11 .ol llqiiorllcenie fnr the! i Ilnr	
Hotel al  Camborne   II.C. foi the half
V'   o   froin  D" I'l'liibei Hist, Ml"I",  lo   Iiini'
Ull b, 11110,
Dated tii lob. i I8l.li, IIMU
or .;o I,,, [.', t   Viinuy,
Take Notice that we Intend to make
application to the Superintendent of
Provincial Police for a renewal of oui'
retail liquor license for the premises
known as the Leland Hold, Nakusp,
ti. C. for Un- half year from December 31st. UK)!).
October 10th, 19011.
Take mil ice that 111) days after date I
intend to apply to the Superintendent
of I'liivineial Police for a renewal ol
Ihe retail liquor license for thu Uu Ion
Hotel, Aieoivl d, II.C, for the half-
year Irom December31st, llllil), to June
Ittl'h, IIIIII.
Dated October 18th, HIO'.I.
oc 2U lui XV. .1. LiiiiiTiii usi:.
Take nnl ic.'I bal :in days after dale
wc i ute ml In apply to tin- Superintend-
cut ol Provincial Police for u renewal
of the retail liquor license fm-the Lake-
view Hotel, Arrowhead, B.C., for the
biill'-M'iii Iioiii December 31st, 1909, lo
J uui''iltilb, IllIO.
Dated October 18lh, 1909.
oc IS lm I'mai'.m \\ ,V luu in.
Notice i- hereby given that HO days
after "hue I intend to apply to the
Superintendent of the Provincial Police for a renewal of the retail liquor
license for the Queen's Hotel, Comaplix, B.C.. for tin- half year from December 31st, lirni), tn June Wth, H'W.
Dated October 18th, IIS ID.
oc20 lm .1. II. Yiusi,.
Take notice thut I intend lo npply lo
the Superintendent of Provincial Police for a renewal of the l'cluil liquor
license for tba Kootenay Hotel, Hut ton
( it v. H.i'., l'tic l In- half-year from De-
ceu'.ber Hist, 1909, lu June 30th, 1910,
Dated October |sth, 1009.
oc 'Jo Iiii Wm. I.t'v vrr.
Take notice thai I intend tu make
I application to the Superintendent of
Provincial Police lor a renewal ol the
retail liquor license for the Oity Hotel,
at Arrowbead. H.C. for the half-year
from December 31st. 1909, to June 80th
Dated Oi tober 18th, imiu.
oc 'JO llll .lnllN   O W.K1 .
Taki notii e that 80 days after date I
intend to apply to the Superintendent
"I   Provincial   Police for a renewal of
the retail liquor license for the Halcyon
Ifl Spi ngs II itel, Halcyon, B.O., for
■the   half-year   from    December  HI it,
•    10 b, 1010.
Dat i do   obei isib. Hum.
c Lli In, II. Mi I vu is 11.
■   ike ■• lhal SOdays after date I
'■ Superintendent
,,f   Pi     ini i.ii Police   for a renewal of
ll ,'H i   license for the Hotel
P., '        ii   Beal        B.C., for the half-
in i i",-,-inb.'i -list, Usui, to June
l tobei 18th, 1909.
- im A urn i n K\ \n-.
•    .   •., ,,   to.i , . . iftei date I
-,,,,(itileiuli nt
I  P ' em w il ol
,  •    Iiei i, ■•   i  ,      "   I    i
• .   I: I ' ,    fill
■    ,.,..■   :!        19(10, I     i.n,
-   ■.
John \  Thi
lice that 30 d lain I
■ ndi nl
I    I'.. I'l'lll-Wul ol
loilieei   i- forth    Istrdeau
ll    Ull!   || ,|l
,,. I inlau   H      WOO, in Inin
in lotmt IHth, 1900
Repairs of all kinds neatly curried ou
Bicycle und Gun work a specialty
Estimates given on nny class
of work.
Front     Street.
Small  1 louse in Suitable
$15.00   PER   MONTH
Residences,   Building   Lots
and  Acreage,
Money to Loan
Industrial  Stocks
For Sale
First Street
When you  visit  the ambitious
city you will do well to
stop  at  the
I'l-'TK LARSON, Prop.
Reasonable Rates
Splen did uisine
48a31 Delightful Scenery
Palace Restaurant
Fruit, Candies, Cigare,Tobacco.
Meals 85 centa.
A. H. Sing, Proprietor
A Hall Sale
An Oak Standing Office Desk
A Roll-Top Desk
A Long-Carriage Empire
Till! MAN, IIKHALI) (Illicit
H an nf nolo red '■" sli slai «-» nf  buildings
foj  ni* in I'hk" or hmhU ijiimititiflu
nt td* lowttt prieei tot outh,
• m Ihirti nl tralldlDs nudjplsiiarlnd
To Trappers
Raw Furs Boughb
dash Prices Paid!
F.   B.   WELLS,!
Exporter of Furs
How Does That Strike Vou
N.i inn'li'l u In, I, \ nil will I.
iu Un' ii eul tn Iih Mm' it'
you get il from us you can
lie sun- the (QUALITY IS
Have you tried our Shamrock Loaf Lard ?
P.BUHNS&CO., LTD.   Phone 21
Central Hotel
Abrahamson Bros., Props.
Enlarged ami Impioved,    First-Class in ever)' respect.    All modem conveniences
Large Sample Rooms.
Rates, $2.00 per day        Special Weekly Rates
Revelstoke, B.C.
The Vernon fire showed the need   $
§f our #
The hest safe-guard in which you run invest.     livery hotel should
be fitted with tliese as a matter ol  safety  to occupants,       liven house- ■.
should have une on its rouf. j
Only 45c. a foot.    Sample on view here. t
Revelstoke, B. C. $
Capital Paid Up        -       $3,500,000
Rest Fund -    $3,500,000
lias 65 Branches in Canada, and Agents and Correspondents
in all the Principal Cities of the World.
At all Cranohes.    Interest allowed at highest current rate.
REVELSTOKE, B. C. Branch, W. H. PRATT, Manager.
Make Your Heme Beautiful
with ore ol our hsntl"" me pur' r«ets,
upholstered iu bijili giailu mlk, or
damask, with frames thai are in every
conceivable design, anil made to wcur
indefinitely, We have many uow and
liciititiful parlor ncte and odd pieces for
beautifying the home that are taste-
lul, tlltctivc and inexpensive, and w.l
shun your ruoiiiB to the beBt advantage.
JWFVOSrtja-       Jl HOWSON * CO.'Y.
Import direct from country of origin.
The oven door
of the Kootenay
drops down and
provides a shelf
upon which to
rest the pans
drawn from the
The door is
strongly braced
and will
Vote Down Prohibition.   Vote Down Local Option
This means protection to your HOME and FAMILY.   Statistics show that Prohibition is a promoter of
Crime,   Murder,   Poverty   and   Retrogression
Consider the following Facts carefully, you can verify every one of them from Government Statistics
In  1U08 Minnesota had 6!I0 Convicts
In L908 Kaunas had 818 Convicts—128 mure than Minnesota
In 190S Minnesota had I0U Murderer*
In   1U08 Thirty-three  (38)   Cases  of   Rape  were  reported  in  Minnesota
Ln 1908 Kansas had 172 Murderers—00 more Murderers than Minnesota
In 11)08 One Hundred and Fifteen (115) Convicts
were natives of Minnesota
In 1908 Eighty (80) Cases of Rape were reported in Kansas
'17 more Cases of Rape than Minnesota.
In 1908 One Hundred and Eighty-five U85) convicts were  natives  of   Kansas
Kansas produced 70 more Convicts than Minnesota.
Minnesota has a much larger population than Kansas, and accordingly should have more paupers and criminals than Kansas; but Kansas takes
the palm for paupers and criminals, the direct cause of which is traceable to Prohibition and Local Option.
The Obstacle to Real Reform
Tho  Reverend  William  A.  Wasson,
Clergyman of tho Episcopal Church
of Brooklyn, N.   ^ ,
During the dccado immediately preceding tli-' Civil War, n grout "Temperance Wave" swept over thu couutry
Within it period of five yours eight
states: vi/..: tho six New England
States, Michigau und Nobrusku, adopted Prohibition. New York, Indiana
und Wisconsin; ulso enacted prohibitory laws, which however, never went
into effect, having been declared unconstitutional by tlie highest courts in
these states.
Now, again, after n lapse of fifty
years, the country is witnessing another "temperance wave," which has already risen higher Than its predecessor
Not is tho end yet in sight. While
in some sections of tho country tho
"wave" lui- spent itself aud appears
to bo receding) iu other sections it \<
increasing in volume and force. Thei
are, at present, eight stntes in whi#h
statutory Prohibition obtain* four
in the south, three in the west and
one in New England. Inder the Local
Option system, a number of ol hor
states are being prohibit ionized on the
instalment plan. Not long ago it was
estimated that bu loons were bping
closed at the rate of thirty It day-
nearly  11,000 a year.
I'he Prohibition leaders boasl that
while ten year-; ago there were onl>
-i\ million people living iu "dry" territory, thuru were now thirty-eight
million, If Prohibition and Temperance be the sinii' thing, wc are cor-
taiuU   uinkiug prodigious  strides     to-
wards   the  "Milium ."   But   SOBER-
MINDED PEOPLE have no faith in
of Prohibitionists, Eifiy years ago,
the lenders of lho erusudc thought
the) saw the dawn of the perfect duy,
when thero would uot bo a dram shop
nm a drunkard in all iho land. They
were confident that ilu- problem of
iutemperunce, which had perplexed and
baffled mankind tui thousands of years
wa- as good as solved. The great dra
gou was aboul to lie slain and his
dead carcass hurled into the bottom
less pit. Bui it turned om to lie alia
drenin. The dragon was not slain; he
wus uol oven seriously wounded. tf
he disappeared at all, il was only tn
betake himself to the cellar to await
the passing storm. In the course of a
few year-, the "Temperuneo Wave"
passed away, and the frenzy and hysteria thai caused il, nnd was caused
by it, died oui
The crusade not only did not solve
the liquor problem, bui it complicated
ihe problem wiih new difficulties, The
states that adopted the prohibition
aystorn soou found theuiselvos ronfron-
icd wilh two evil- in-lead of one, the
old dlSOUse of intemperance and the
new "remedy" of Prohibition. And
now the successors of the men who rallied round ihe -taudnrd of Nenl
How are making precisely ihe same
promises      nnd   predictions     • hal   were
mode <>f old.
The IU| •     problem    i- one of ihe
niosl   complex   of   all    'ml   problem-..
It   does   noi    stand   OUl   ah ,      simple,
distinct  and     isolated   as prohibition-
ists   would     have  Us      believe.   It   i-   at
< moo a moral and economic, a physiological and psychological and, in ils
liual analysis a  purely   personal
problem. It contains many
elements and involves many
perplex inu dill'mnllies. When we look
below the surface and study this problem in ils deeper aspects, we tied
lhat its roots are inextricably intertwined wilh LllOSO of other social pro
blems. So that genuine and thorough
lemperniice reform must bo conducted
along many dl (To re til linos,
The  liquor  problem   is not   exclusive
|y I   chielly     a   legislative   problem,
nud heme il cannot be solved hv leg
islaliMii   alone.    The ov il     of   hi temper
IMOfl »' "mI cMU-ied, tllOUgll il ma> be
UggrUVllltid,    bv    bad       loglsUltluilj      bv
and il cuunot be removed , though it
may  be, lessened by  good  legislation.
Legislation has its part to play —
ami a noi unimportant part in any
comprehensive programme of temper-
unco reform;, but when legislation encroaches on the domain ot the church
mul the home when it ventures to
act ns a substitute lor purely social
and moral agencies, it uot only tui Is
tii accomplish auy good, bul causes
the greatest  harm.
No legislative system has over been
mure extensively or fairly tested than
thnt of prohibition, During tlie last
sixty years il has been tried on the
statewide senle in many different sections of the country and under lhe
most diverse social and political conditions, the periods of trial ranging
from three years in Nebraska in Hlty-
three years in Vermont. By its record
by what ii has done, mid by what it
has not done, PROHIBITION must be
judged. On every page of that record
from beginning to end uio written
.Nowhere aud at no time, in all it-
history, hus Pro hi bii ion accomplished
a single one of its avowed object-.
Nowhere has it prevented tho consumption of liquor, nor lessened the evil of
iutemperunce. Neither as ti state-wide
system nor under Local Option litis
Prohibition evei' made i he slightest
contribution toward the solution of
the liquor problem. The one solitary
service that it hus rendered to society
is that of furnishing a warning ex
ample of da- supremo folly of attempting to legislate virtue iuto men's
There oould bo un stronger evideiiec
of the failure of Prohibition than tho
fact thai -even nt the eight states
lhat   adopted      tho   system   fifty   years
gone back Lo lho policj of Recuse uud
regulation.    The   people  of   llioso states
adopted      Prohibition    in    y I faith.
They honestly mul earnestly desired
io wipe out intemperance. Thej realized lhal iniempernnce wa- directly of
indirectly ihe etllisc of much crime and
poverty, and disease;) thai ii wa- a
financial burden oil the stale and that
it wus a hindrance n. material prosperity and to moral progress. They
thoughi ii wa-. better policy to niiol-
ish than lo license aud regulate a trallic- that seemed to I hem t<> be the root
aad source of this evil. Now, to claim
that Prohibition wa- even measurably
sueeessful in these -tales, lhat il accomplished   even   a   little   good,   i-      to
insult ihe intelligence of the people of
Now .England. The onlv conclusion
consistent with reason and common
sense is that the people, alter vear-
of bii tor experience, found that ihey
had buill on false hope.-, and thai
conditions were not only not battel
but far worse than they had been under    lhe   licollttO   syBtOllli      lhe   Stale     ot
Maine, which i- the only "tie of these
stale,- that ha- retained prohibition till
tliese yours, is actually showing signs
of genuine repentance. That Prolubi
tion has been a failure and a fane in
thai -late i- a matter of common
knowledge.   No    ouu   vvho   i-, noi    a
blind   pari i -in     will     donj    lhi--    Four
ve.o- ago   Oovoruoi   Cobb, a   sincere
Prohibit iom-1, and an hottest and out
-poken man. declared, in hi- inaugural
address, that ihe -i.mo ought to be
ashamed of itself io have a prohibitory jaw ou it- own books and to
make   lhal   law    a   laughing       block      of
the uation.
\ dispatch from Poi timid, Maine,
published in tho Cldoago Evening
Journal, <>f May Othj lasl, pin- the
cap sheaf on the,shock of Prohibition
"Recorder   Wilbui    L\   Wheldotl, of th,-
municipal        COUrtj       believe-       that     the
county   of     Cumberland should eslah
lis!)     (amis      for drunkard-   ami      quit
sending   them   to  .mil."
shade- of d ii- v,  listen  in ilu-
Theie aie at   least   H«i men  mid  wo
men   who  mini'   before   lhi-   court    time
uml again Their appearance i^
periodical.   One might   be almost   ablo
to   tell    ilu-      ti   nf   lhe   vear   b>       ll
I   have  itiggi ded  i hai   tin se . on tinned
diunkanl-    be    a,  llCll    in   SOD10      OthDl
way. A good farm could be purchased by the County, Them l would establish an institution. I believe that
handled m this wny the number of
confirmed drunkards—which ii seems
to me is increasing all the time,—
might  bo  reduced  rapidly."
And there in Maine where prohibi-
tiou ha» reigned triumphant for 57
years, in which two generations have
come und gone, there in Prohibition
Maine the drunkards farm is to be organised as a reformatory institution !
All hail, drunkard's farm! All hail,
Prohibitionists! All hail Maine let thy
light so  shine.1
Her name is a reproach. Her hypocrisy smells to heaven! Her star
iu the lield of blue upon our country's
banner blazes out her shame aud desecrates its  sanctity.
The report of the Commit to of Fifty
bused on a most thorough and extensive investigation nf conditions in
Maine, tells the whole story of the
miserable failure of Prohibition thro'-
out the whole state. The statistics relating to arrests for drunkenness all
tell the game tali-. They spell the
word  FAILURE.
In response io the loud clumorhfgs
of the anti-saloon league, the legislature of Georgia, oliactod a prohibitory
law    ,i   i-ollple   of   year-   ago.       The   act
went  im.. effect    January   1st.,     I1.*"**.
l'or   a   -hoit    lime   l he   new    law    seemed
i.. have ;i good effect. .Judging from
surface indications is looked as if pro
hibition might at last break ii- long
record of failure and actually slop the
sale of liquor. But again ii was all
a dream, ami a very short one too.
The drinker- adjusted themselves to
the "dry" system, and were soon hob
nobbing as openly and boldly as ever
w iil> the old demon. Conditions kept
going from bad lo worse, and before
lhe law nnd been on the stulue books a
yoar ii wa- clear!} evident to everyone
that hud even half au eve that Prohibition  in  tleorgin  had  broken down.
Here    i-    lhe    le-liinoliy    of    Iwo   of    I |ie
Pi'.hibition leaders themselves, Re\ ,
Dr. Iloldcrby, of Atluuln, an ardent
Prohibitionist, said lasl winter;
The legislature ist afraid Lo*stand bj
tho very law it enacted twelve months
ago, Atlanta ha- become a laughing
-lork and a stonch in the nostrils «>f
lhe   Almighty,
This confession uiu-t have been very
humiliating tn the good parson, as In-
had been  telling Jiis people right along
thai   he   knew    it    to   be   fact    lhat       the
Almighty  was on  the side of  Prohibition.    Assistant     Superiulejideiit    Rich-
ards,  of   the  Anti-Saloon   LougUC,     niter-  hi- vvuil:
"Beer i- sold here right  ami left and
J   know    it.     VoU   ean   get    whi-key,   loo;
for   what   does   it   mean   when   tweniv-
seven  cal load- of  beei   and  win-key are
-hipped   here'.'"
Well, Brother Richards, it  uiouuh   in
lhe lirst plucOj thai there are a good
many thirsty people in Vtluiltu, and
iu   tin*   second   place,   lhal     your   PRO
lho writer is very familiar with the
working of Prohibition, under the Lo
eai Option System, in a number of the
towns  on   lhe  mi   end   of   Long Island,
and from his own observation  during
the hot -even vear- he can lostlfy in
thfc   fa.-t    lhal    in   e\ery   one   nf      the c
"dry*1 towns Prohibition hn- boon i
disgusting farce every lime it hus been
tried.   In  ilu- writer's own town     I he
 nl  of   Prohibition mny be slimmed
up in the admission of tho AuU-Sn
loon League leader ilinl "Anybody
can c-i all lhe liquor he wauls in thi-
town under oil her lieense or no-license.
That mi license has failed to ueoomp
lish any good on Long Island, mav
be inferred from lhe fart that at the
lasi elections last spring ovory
town      nu (he      Island was ral
lied      for       license by      a derisive
majority. The        Ami -    Saloon
League made the light ui its life, bill
ii  wn- of do use.      The people knew ull
aboul the "BLESSINGS" of Prohibi
tion and they concluded that they had
had enough. Tho Prohibitionists lost
e\eiv lown ihev ilun held, Including
Conservative old oust Hampton, whioh
gave a majority for license foi tho first
time in FIFTY  YEARS.
The following considerations will reveal a few of ihe moro general reasons
why prohibition in ihis country has
proved a failure.
Prohibition is an ut tempt to deprive
men of what they believe to be the inherent righi. The question of individual rights is the underlying issue in
this whole controversy. Majority rule
is, of course, a sound political principal, but it is obvious that the application of this principle must be confined within reasonable limits. If a
majority has a right to say to a min
ority:"Yoii shall not drmk beer."
another majority has rfhe right to say
to another minority "You shall uot
to another majority "You shall not
drink tea." .Now if the people in any
slate or lown should take iulo their
heads to enact a law prohibit ing tho
use of lea. what a fearful howl would
go up from the camp of the W. (.'. T.
I'., and what an unenviable job the
ollicers would have in attempting in
enforce such a law. "What, deprive
US of our right to "Serve leu at our
mothers' i nee tings and parlor socials.
Why, it's an outrage." "Oh, bin
gooij ladies, ue the majority, made up
as you know, ot ihe better element,
have thoroughly investigated thi- mat
ter, and we have found lhal tea i- very
injurious. In fact it- a poison. Look
at ihe thousands of women that have
gone down to tea-mpcrs'grave-. Look
at ilu- army nt innocent little children
lhat have be.-n left motherless," ei..
A- a inutter ol fuel mam experienced
physicians believe thai lea and coffee
cause quite as much trouble in the
world a- alcohol, lh- "Temperance
people will retort: "Yes, but there is
a wide difference between beer and tea.'
Of course there is, and   lhal   is w hv   so
main     people      prefer   the  I r,      Bui
there is no difference between the right
to drink the one and lhe right to
think  ilu- other.
The us- .,f alcoholic  li(j s  i-     ami
ha- always been considered not only
legitimate as a beverage, but it is
consecrated   and    hallowed   ill   lhe    st
solemn and woigbtj rilo of tho
CHRISTIAN    UUURCli.     Now     vou
cannot, bv a mere law, eradicate a
sentiment, and destroy au institution
that has stood fnr UgCS, and ihni i-
so deeply tooled in our whole social
life. Prohibition condemns i he con
science, ihe judgment and ihe sociul
habits of countless generations of lho
inosl highly civilized, progressive ami
moral people. Moreover, Prohibition
pusses condemnation on a branch of
industry that has been recognized
throughout all ages as LEGITIMATE.
An industry in which -ome of lhe
most- venerable and honored religious
orders of the CHRISTIAN UU KCil
have been and are Loday, engaged.
Prohibition necessarily fail- because ii
makes no discrimination bol ween USE
and API SK. It arbitrarily makes a
legal crime of an aci which is neither
wrong in itself nor eoutrurj ta Lho
rights and interests of hocus ty. Bo-
cause two or throe men uso liquor Lo
excess.    Prohibition     would   compel     u
hundred   Inmporiltl IU   to   follow    tho
rule of loial abstinence. One man is
lame,   ihe'efore,   all   hi     MQIgllboi     lllll   I
use crutches
Again Prohibition lui   failed I in ■
il is wlmlh uegutivo and de-nu. tive,
Non cut) no I remove ,m effect until you
remove the cause. You niniint abolish
lho liqour traffic until yem abolish tha
source of ilu- trallic. IT IS ViTTIIK
just ho long as the demand continues
just ho long will the supply of liquor
be forthcoming In one way or another.
The attempt to abolish ilu- liijiiortraf
fie by a prohibitory law is as futile as
would be the attempt, lo dry up a river by building a thnn. Prohibitionists
seem  to imagine  lhat   they arc dealing
only with  ihe comparatively fow liquor
dealers whereas they are dealing with
lhe vast multitude <>f men that are
determined' to Use liquor. 'I hev tell
un ihni ihe ulooii i; " "itrsn Well,
be that us ii  may,  lho practical ques
tion is, what blessiug doe-, Prohibition furnish as a substitute? Absolutely none, unless il lie the W. C. L\ U.
mothers' meeting and the week!)
prayer met! ting. These institutions,
excellent us they arc in tueif place,
are hardly adapted Lo satisfy the
social needs of the masses.
Siudents of social science, men who
spent years in observing and studying
the saloon and ilic saloon constituency, whatever views Lhe,) may hold as
io ine eharacLer of Luis institution, ns
it now exists, agree unanimously on
the lollowing three propositions:
1. lhat inn saloon tills a legitimate
social  need,
2. that it is practically the only
institution that  does nil  thi-  need,
;'.. lhal it is worse Ulan useless to
attempt to abolish the saloon until
-some suitable institution be established  as  a  substitute.
A prohibitory law certainlv does not
remove ihis demand. It does not eradicate ihe social instinct and ihe do-
.-ire to di ink lhat lie back of tic demand. In short, it does not destroy u
single one of ihe elements thut constitute the life anil power of lilC -a
loon, h does noi introduce into tho
community a single element lhal acts
as an antidote [or Lho saloon. The
whole root of this institution remains
in ihe i oinmuiiiu inluel. undisturbed
ami  vigorous,
Prohibitory legislation has uuvei
succeeded in abolishing llie liquor
nallic bui ii has succeeded iu degrad
inj> and demoralizing the trallic b}
driv iue   j,   into secret   places.
Prohibition ha- not onlv failed to
accomplish  iis  avowed  object, bui     it
ha-     been    the    ereate-.    ob-ta- le    to    line
temperance reform in ihi- countr.) during the last fifkj years. Prohibition
ill tempt- to do that vv hi. h is impos
-ihlr aud prevent- the doing of lhal
vv Inch i- possible, If the liquoi pro
blein, in it - legitimate aspects, i- ■■' i i
e'oiiiL-- to be solved, tin- solution must
be found along the line of regulation
and lhe ooiier we -el ..ur feel nn ihe
righl path the sooner we shall re u h
ihe desired end.
The real character of the Prohibition
movement react.- on the Prohibitionist?
themselves Thev throw I L'I III and
wind-, and often resort to i he most
con temp i ible and disgusliuy methods
io gain iheir end. Some time ago, a
I ravelling -ale-man      who  live-  in      a
town   in   ihe   Middle   Wesi,  was   ret	
ing   hon ii'   trom   a   trip,      On   arriving
al   his  station,     he    noticed   ihut      the
ilreetH  were idled  with  people,      Malt
ing  his  uav   through      the  i rowd,   ho
discovered      thut    a   uodiruitsu  parudc
was  in  progress.    11    vv a- n  lony   pro
cession,  mude  up "'   u' uneu   md i hild
rem   Thev   i uri iod    bauuoi    and
and   -uhl1   "tohij era lice '   songs     I
child  won' ii  badge on which  wore the
WOrds,   " Vole   lol    l|   ,   wo   i iiuiiot  "    \
the   end   of   lhe   pfOl U     Mill    W- o-      *  , I
flies of children  die- ed   in   rags     and
LuLLors,   Ol I Lhesu, n boj. i d ti
huge  ban ne i     Printed  on   the   ban uur,
in      largo     lot lei   .     wen    i he •■  \*. ord
"Mv      fat her    i      a  di mikurd        Oui
friend  lhe    ale man  looked at tic li  i
(101       and    I hell      happened    lo   glulli I! ■' '
i he bov .    Suddenly   nn oxpren i	
ama/eineiil  conic  over hi-      ia<.-.     and
broukiuy   ' hrough  i h wd,  In     i iu
up  lo  the  ragged  buntioi bearer,     and
grasping hitn by  Lhn urn,, ovcluimod
"My God, what are you doing hero my
It wns this gentleman's own hou that
had been dressed up in these rag- b;.
the good "tempera ine" w omen and
sent out lo carry tin-, banner <>1
shame and humiliation through the
streets. This exhibition l a sample
of the methods employed by the Pro
hibitlonists Lo gain converts to Lhcii
If these children really had drunken
fathers, it wns uuspoakablj brutal and
Cl'Uol to make such a gpoctuclo of
thorn before lho publii - If theii fatli
oi-h were noi drunkards, tho whole
thing was a cheap, theatrical |torforni
ance, deliberately intended Lo ■ reate a
false impression on tho public mind.
And ail I Ids fi aud an I \ algai ity iu
Lhe name oi TKMl'EUAM E A <B HE '
Here is ano hei es an , . of the intemperate lempei um i ' of tho Prohibitionists: A i" »fi »soi of i ie- ol our
Universitie! accojjteu an invitation Lo
speak at a ' temperance" rail} in o
church. In tho course ol his remarks
ho referred to the miracle ut Canaan,
and expressed himseli thus: "I have
given uii- matter proiound tnougnt,
and I wish to say to >nu mat i nave
reached tiie conclusion that wnen
Christ turned that water into Wine,
lie did whal was wrong.*' blind
passion, wild fanati ism and bitter intolerance are l he chiel • Imi ri tonsil' I
■ if I he w hole pi ohibit i< m movement, li
must bo apparent Lo overj sane and
reasonable mind thai the sooner this
miscalled "temperance*' crusade is
buried out <>! sight and forgot tou the
sooner the way will be cleared foi
genuine temperance reform.
.Now   ihe   truth   i-   that   ull   this   talk
about   ' Prole* tiny   our  home, our boy -
and  oar   country   b_j   voting   for   J ■■
Option   i-   sheer   1 W V.DUJ I       I In    |
lection  is  a mv th.       i he  so-< ailed   I i
cal t ipi ii ,n    \ stem      Lhat   uow  obtain
in   many   oi    till     -      '■ : ■•:■'.
kind,    11   i-   uiis<»uniI   in   prii      le,
demui alising in - It
v al inn- .-    v. i Ul     ll  j"    i  j        oi
eguluiiou     I.
and programme oi Pruhibitioi        I
an  hist rumen t   plat»d iu   the hand
Prohibitionist)    lo  unable  them  Io gain
■ it  .-ml little   bv   little.
Prohibilioi ■ ean
I   ■
whi- li      i -       hidii i
erj   young   in in th
ti.        ■'■■'■*. "
i-  fai   i •■   liable . i
ing.   Whu     .    ■.  ■
_.,,, L..
-la--      '   . -
hi-   L-umpumt>!-._   u      ■ ■,!'•    i' ii i      ,',"ii
I:   , I,. ■.'   .     uii)       ,       il    uiuij
Ml,Ml    il,     ill, '11,1,     . ■   ii .. '!-    I ll,'
j,i,,i,'. ii i     i lie   luv .   ' i-i-    '"
iiiinlj uol lli - lliul treq ' Hilt      I         I       I       pi  IW I     »„-'-l'i.
, "11'
I "I'I
...       i        . .   . •   1'rohibitioi
,i,,'., ,   . '    ■ •   I'"
.     l   ..        : , ,iii  ,i l ■ - ii, i.h.i    -nil'   i,",lii,
til     ,..',,..;
I'I,,1,11,111,   I,     |-    .1    IM.'.'I.M'    ol   rill
!„,, i i-\ \ii".,'    ... ■   ,i . ' .    '   "i
.    -,i. iiii   u>\\ ii uu   I "
. lUll ,' '.     • ■'■ , Ul       I"
iiii-    i,,u ii    ir. uived  .i li i i,-i   Irom
.  ' '   ki j    ■ uu, iu I,   ii    JVM .' h.-
.        ,H<     nu-:        "Will
!«u  kiud        umi     "'    mj
I" I    "I,       ,'.      . - ||      low I,    \, i,,,     \ >,U     lltlllk,
i,.   likelj   i" |,ui,rn.,"- u.,i ;'     -
Hi   i.   .,     ,■.,,_, - .    bi     ,.,'■"''..
iliul ivi to .hu,,on,"  into
;  ■ H   low <      Hi _ I■ i-l   i"    .'v
', III   lo ju .'.',. ■)    ,,i    i, „
,i ,, .','        'il,'- ilxit)
■ .  . ■ ,.,,,,"    , ■     y.ii
inuj  .-, imI    , Well, i ■ •   j,.'i,i    inun
n    III,        I   iv,.    ,    |jl lie     I IU,
I !,,! IJ
till     D I    l'iv.,,1,'1,',
I'   ,  ■ .    Illi I (LO    in.
"i ikej   ■     Ill    i ■ '.'     ii  would Lm
, ni" joki uu tl l'i ubibitioui - lo
bavi im,mm ilalugud with witUJtO) <-n
■ Min \i, i ii turned oui lo bo »
bol •„ i j .,.• in hi ii„ thought. Jfor, ttt
lhi end ol Mn,',- ii,,,i'ii._. hi Maeived a
laltor Iroui u„' wliinkey poopis tbuni
m_i bin loi whal he bad done, uud
onola log ,,,k    lor   iwenty-ieven
■ "ii.u,, -iun, I um     itorj
thrown light on lhe curious eircuiu-
•ton •■ that ii- ibe I'rotiibitiunUt
movomeut ipreade, lhe aoniumpUoo of
liqUi       .     : ■     .
Prohibition uiuo' iHerelore be cou-
domnedi not onlj be au ■• It has fuilod
to , ompli h an) good, not only be
oau«o it 1,1,, kK tbe *»ay io roal ro
form, "ui it nute It i>, iuell tho
ioui •• -I man)    loelal     and polltloal
Socialist Party Of Canada John Olivers Manifesto to the
__________________________________                                                                              Vuncouvcr, B. C.  Nov.  I.'!, door*, let ii- --iv,' ,I,-, <mii intelligent on-
Tu ilu- [electors of liritish Columbia, roiirngcltielii     io  ihese    undertakings,
Labor is dignified, il is said.     lb this   the   reason   why  the     Gentlemen—Since    tlio announcement Iiiii I,,i    iis .rive    nothing more."     At
if th,' ruilwuj'    policy, u number    of the smne  time he suiil:     "li  nctuull,\
CATHOLIC    Umi.   father    i  t'oecolu,
pastor.    Sen ire-  aie  held  on   the lirst
and third Sundays in even    th   at
the following hours: S a.m. Communion Mass; 1(1.30 u.m, lligb Mass and
Sermon.-: 2 p. in. Baptisms; 12.30 p.
in. Sunday School; 7.30 p.m. Uosury,
Instruction and  Benediction,
  MKTIIIIIII.-T     Sen iec-      will    l.e   belli
in   i   ,,  mo  that   the  railroads | on Sunday ai    usual     hours;  II  a.m.,
lu   belter   withoul   governmenl   '""1  7.30  p.m.    liov.   Or.   Spencer,     ol
Hon., ihe Minister of Public Works, labors so industriously on the "
street corners at all hours of the day,   pleading with   the  passing; "^ ^huru-.-'^invrreita'Dd' u'^oUtical j arc"
toilers and citizens to vote for him '1 crisis  in   lho  province,  which   i-ei[iiircs  bonuses  il  they did when  thoy were  Vancouver,  will     preach  the morning
.                                      ,  ,             .             t  vour most   careful  consideration,      The   in receipt   ol thoso favors from  the go- sermon.      In   the    evening   the   pustur
Is this the same representative who attempted last winter a1 promulgoUon   of ,),, p0|U.y w08     ol|vonimunl „,■ ,h„ dn}..» j will give his fourth sermon    of     the
Victoria to cancel   the votes of working men while   they might   belonce   followed    by the resignation ol     A more extraordinary change of view    -ies on tlio lBth clui| • of the   gos-
absent for thirty davs searching tor dignity ?    And is it   the  same jlho Fi'"iu«> Minister, Mr.   Tatlow and tlmn ,,„„ wUch Ml.. McBrido has  ex- I"'1 according to LukoiTlio Sull'ering of
,                   ,         ,                             iii-            r          ,         'tbe  Minister of l.mids Mr.   Fulton,    on   nnrisnnul      uinen    McKenzie   nnd   Mann ''"' Younger Son in Ihe  bar Country.'
gentleman who treated with contempt  the de etjation  .-f »o kes ,__           ,   ., . .,         n               lwiemeu    smci   .iiuvui/.i<  unu ,uann ,
the grounds  that  they could not  give   "fenockod at   tlio door" wquld bo bard s,l"day .School and Bible t lass at l'..1i
Opera House, Kevelstoke
L'ndei auspices of Y.M.C.A.
Monday and Tuesday, flgv, 22 and 23 |
S**s ._<_?>..A   ■l.v-s     Alt! fl _____%» rw
who approached him at the la.-t session of the U-gislaiure with a
petition for just demands ? When Mr. Taylor asks men to vote
for him, for   no   better   reason   than   "We   have-   long   been   ac-
J for whom
their support to the-arrangement    nr-',,, iinaRttio.     I adhere to lho position   I1-"1"  Epworth League Mouduj   at     a
rived    ai   by Mr. Mi-Brid id    Mr.  ,vllic|, Mr   ^,.\\,.\,\0 1ms abandoned and  I'"1'   Pra>'er    Heeling   on Wednesday,
Mann, can only repeal     bi- words, "Lol     us   •'"  s P-m-    A"  lll'° ''"'ited.
, ,, .    .        __■_______■_________■ i ,-,■•, As  was  to  bo expected   lho  reasons  give tli t    i Iligenl   encouragement      BAPTIST   bev. \V, I'.  Froemun, pus-
quamted,   is lt not time tor citizens-to do some thinking? , ;.  -.  ,,   ,■„,.■..,.„  .   ,, ,  , ,,      ,  . , ,       ■,.. ■ ■ ■
i ' o ministers      t"    remain  in   the  I unmet   (o  Ihese undorlnkings,  nul   lot   u-  give   lor.    Services   on     Sunday,    Breaching
Taylor gets $6,000 per year and $10.00 per day extra when h»ve already commonded themselves to j nothing more." ul   ll  a.m. and     7..'in    p.m.     Sunday
,,•',-, ,  . ,- , ,,., the public ut largo without    regard     t"      |,, titrlilun  the bind f  the    nine-   School  and  Young  Men's  Bible   Class
travelling, of the peopes money, for his own persona use,    Ihen     ....   ,   ... .,,  ,,        ,,, .,,„, u ,     ' ....   ,,   ..  .,  ,    „    ,
S» r     I ■ I ^   political alliances, with  lhe result that ,,„.,, ;ls ,ml,.|,   .,_. possible nnd  at     the  al  2.Ml   ll.  \.  1'.  I ,  Monday ul  s p.
some placards pasted Oil   posts   say:     "Taylor   has   made   ^ood."  Sir. Charlos  Hibbert  Tupper.   ii    life- .,,,„„,  ,i„„,  |)rovi,|„ f,,,.  „.|m,   i„ abso-  in.   Prayer  Mooting Wednesday 8 p.m.
long Conservative ol tho greatest  abi- |utcly essential.      the  opening   up    ol   Sunday  morning subject:   "Tho Trans-
liiy and distinction, and many others, ,„,„■   ti-riit.ii>-.   my  proposilion  would  ligurntion."    (Mount   Hermon)  in   thn
who, like him, refused to bo forced by i„,  ,,, ,,,,,     Dominion    and  Provincial  -tries ,,„ Bible Mouutains.   Everybody
partisan cousidorulions  to join  in  tho Cush  Biibsidios  for  tlio  mad  from   Vol-   is cordially invited to these Bel-vices,
spoliation  of  the proviuco,  have    do- j lowlioad,  down  lho    North Thompson I   ST    (OilXS  (Pi   bvlori     I   li       W
elared themselves     as vigorously    op- ,„ Kamloops,  nee by way of Nicola \.[ Jaldol," 'ptt8t01,   .Services  II  a.m..
posed to the conclusion ol an arrange- ,,.,.„ ,„ Morrilt. up lho Coldwa.or   to I,, ?,)u       '    s ^      g .^   „,.,.,„
ment  which  musl      inevitubly  destroy L^  ,„„„„;,  ,|,,„„  ,1,,,  C'oqiiuhallii     to  „ ,„     ,,,..,.,„.  ,,    ,-,    ',,      ,
,.,-,■,,■ l pan..   Iiitiei   Heeling  Moinlai   at    s ,,
our eredil  while securing nothing    min,,,,,., and  thonce    to the .oast.       I , „,    ,,,.   ,'   ,,    ,.f . ' .
1 im-   l'r. opeucor will  preach  the e\-cn-
return. understand tlm Cauadiau Northern ob-  ,„., sn...in. jn ,,„„„„,-„„. uil|l,|l„   , „.
In   his   uouiiualion   speech   tho  lion .   jocts   to   liuildiug   tbn,nub   Ibe     llopi■   ,.(l|  (Jl)tion   Plebiseite
Mr.   Bowser   -aid:     "In  giving   vou   the I Mouutains mi   ne ml   of  the  grade,   I i
i    ST.   IMCTKH'S     (Angliean)    Kov    C.
A.    Proeuiiicr,    rei-lor.   Trinity     third
lish     its      |f   t|„. C. X,     It, is not prepared t"   Sll,ldu>' ,ltl01'    'IVini,-v-    i    «• ">. Holy
iKuiiM K.i
lanadian Nortlieru, wo are
ynu une, Inn iwo Iran-i
im   ibe II. T.  I'.  intends  t'
mt giving  buil, upon tbe pi
Mitiiieiiials t Mountains a- mi,
-   through   the> Hope
,,f great importnnco.
i"   build   Ihrollgll   that   pass   upon   rocoipl
I'm 1   I m'iu'mi'   lu   \ an,',,u\ ei    lira
competition   and  ex| t-   lo   roach here   ,„   u  reasmiable  subsidy,  1
Notice of Poll being granted, and of Candidates>*'•""" "'" t'hi™f"' Mii-'"u ""'lyocate that u„_   mad'through    ,1  .
°   ° ' 1st.  Paul  is coming  to our coast, thus  Jlo[,u  Mounttiins    be    constructod    by
Nominated. ^iiine  Vanuouvoi  and  ihe lower main-   ,1,,. (lovornmont  a- a government road '
land at  an earl}   dale -i\   iranscontin-   connecting  uiili   the  \'.   V.  &   R.     anil;
  entul   railways." .,|„.   |;.   t'.     |.;|,,,.,,.;,.  :„i|,',,,,,|_,   ,,,     ,l„.
If we are t" bale six u an-i maineii west i,i ibe. Hope Mountains, and wiib j
tal railways serving Vancouver and tbe V. V. ,V R., ibe Kettle Valley rail-|
ibe  lower  niuiuland   al   an  curly  dale,   waj   and   lhu   lanadian   Northern   rail
is it  | ible i,,    conceive m  a  wilder   raj   i"  il usi  ni the mountains.    If
nml   iii„i,'   uncousidorod   project     than   tbi-  were    done,  running  rights  could j
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^B thai   of pledging  il mire  eredil     ol   be grunted  to all  these     roads on
l'i  1.I.1C   NOTICK     is    hereby    ^iveii   to  llir   li lectors of   the   ibe   province    lo  secure   ibe  construe-1 basis  similar  lo   thai   mi  which  rights
, lion  of oul\  m t these lilies, especi-   nf a similar ehuractei' ar
Commiinion;   11   a.in.   .Matins  and    l.i
id   7.30
,1-    •"        I
sermon.   'J.:_ii Sunday School.
Kw-nsong   and
A. of L. Platform
Electoral District of Revelstoke. to wit :
abolition of all  forma     o(
sen Undo except  a- a puii-
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ en i,'
^^^^^^^^ dl.i   in  iie«   of  ibe ndmissi I     ibe   over  ibe  railway  bridge al   New   Wesi
it the   Election   now  pending  foi   tin; same, anil ili.it I have granted   n,,M   \\,      Bowsei  thai in am  ovoni  minster.
Electoral   District   aforesaid,  tlmt     a   poll   has   becoiiie
such poll: and further, that the persons   duly nominated ns candidal
at the eaid election, ami for whom only votes will he received, nre :-
the ilrainl  Trunk  Pacilic  railwn}     e:
pe,'t-   in   reach   Vancouver  in   udvaiii
l It bei   Names
\l„ lib
it, ink. Profession
or Oucupatiou
Henry Revelstoke       Fitter
Charles F.    Revelstoke     Sawmill Man
I. Tin
inn ibint
i-luueiit   for  .-lime.
J.    Free schools,  fr text   I I,-  and
compulsory edtictiiimi.
'■',. Unrelenting protest aguinsi the
issuunce and abuse of injunction process   iu  labor disputes.
I. A work dav nl noi in,,re I ban
eight hours in the Iweuty- lour hour
"i. A -tri,t recognition ni uol ovor
eight     hours     per  day   mi all federal,
-lat -   municipal   uml.    and    al    noi
le--  than   ibe prevailing per diem wage
rate nf the class of employmciil   In  Hie
vicinity  where  the  wnrl,   i-  performed.
!     ii    lielea-e from
7.    The      abolition
lystem ni public work,
-.    The  inuuicipiil  owuersliip of  pill
The abolition   <,i  il,,,  sweat-sho|
I inler  sueh   arraugemeuls     noi  mil
wnuld   new   area-   be  opened   up   by   B - j
i.i  ilinl   ruilway?   If  the Urand  Trunk cry  mile nf rail way,  bui  all  poinls inl
I'a, iii.   uud   Chicago,   Milwnnl      and the    Kootenays  and  Okniingan,     with |
St.   Paul  i" -a\   nothing  of ibe othei iheir ia-1 slor i larni produce, fiuiI :
line-  in which  he refer-, i-nn mine an,I ,.,,.'||   nud   (fold uld  be  brought     al-1
are coming   lim,-.  nil bout  a giutraiitee ,n,,-i  i,, ihe very iloor ni \
rn- aid of uu}   kind, whai  madder pn-       |,,  further open  up portions ol    lhe I
Joel   could  I iceivnd  lium  thai     ol province,   nl   presenl   inaccessible,  and
exhausting mo credit   lo     brine   in     a ,,, make Use,     a- far a- p.. —ible.      ,,i
single railwn}   which,  like  il -t.  i- the subsidies amounting lo nearly sev-
and iiin-i  come here in any event antl en million dollar- already oil .1    In
which we     could noi    keep out of the the  II,,minimi    tlovermneiil   lo     assist],!        .,■
Thomas        Revelstoke    Minister of Public Works Province in ,u_> case? o,,- b,.,i.ii,__. of the railways, i « ,i
 '  —-—_-— Ii   i-  admitted   that   lhe  roiiie   pro- jdisconlinue  tin-  insa.no  policy  ni liy In -
posed   In    Mr.   Mcllridu and   Mr.   Mann, ine   Ultawu   ami   make   i Iligenl    use
^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^     ,l,,ilble I,a, I,-    I lo-   'i I    III   the   X,-\ nf   tbe   -uio       I alleadl mil    I
tii  which   mj   personii are hereby required to take notice and low-Head Pass, and ihe c  P. H. down posal. j   M    i,i„i,;|j|,
ibe  l-'ra-er Valley.    It  i- admitted thai       Bj   following  om   ibe opposilion pro    .( bodv
by   the   |M,.i.,,.,„l      be.lle   Valley      ,,,i, gl'lllnine   ' I"    province   Would   be   en;,,
 umi.   :l„   nk m I.,,,  nml   K ena} ant I  ihe  immedia striiction   o
eounlrie    , m  ',„■  rcaehiil  onl}      b}      a '""'     ''      "id   miles  ol   railway,   ever,
long   anu   .,,   ,,i,.",     route,   a     greal mil" "'  "hich would open ii| w  ter-j|,WH  iM s|1(((?s uhi.|v |h      (|
pan   ,,t   which  would  also double trad, nmn.   instead   ni  .Mm  mil,,-.  ,,i which   js)   (   j
• i„.    i     r       l:     lh.-  -I,,,,,   md  tlirei-l :t"" mil.-,  double  tracks   railways    al-'
I to I •     from  -he  iln.'kl'.   •■ read}   in  existence,    while     only    'Jim
tl.sl Kooteuay- •    intended   id  -en.-  „,,,,      ,,;-
___________________ 'ii-""  •     ' il me  Mouniaii ' '""■     I   "    "'   lho  ■'   miles  olfered
ll   „ in •       Mr.   Mn       '      •        M ;      J'   Maun agiveineni, inn, li
The following names have been certified to  me  as agents ior MeBride nlmudon.  The    proper|that I
lliplny nielli   nn
f   il on true
As in the Nomination Papers
to govern themselves accordingly.
GIVEN under my band   at   Hevelstoke   this   llth day ol No
vember in the year 190U.
-i stem
I'-'       lhe   I,ali,
nd   telephone
13,    The   puss
-Peel I     lailni
id home,
I,,- of life!
lizalion ,,i  telegrni
- ,,i  unii child  lab,
j, d. McDougall,
Returning Officer.
.ae,- i   simply
candidates ;
C.  E. GILLAN,  Agent Thomas Taylor.
W, I. BKIGGS, Agent C, K. Lindmark.
J. D. McDougall.
Oi" Ai; Tut.- Jolly Funny   I hings
This Sun- i- I lard to Beal
Om- Lady Says
Is i ,,„,rl I' nough t" K it
si,.   ' i rt.11n'.\   Show    Ta »ti
i "ictuses     I'liriiM's—llciutiii*' ■
I r)  it For Washing  I h'shes
And Jave Coupons for premiums.
.    imp lr,  th- proposal u>
a.i  from  t|,..  Ken 1« Val.
I ...p,., ■   NHM..T     liridyr .-..m! ihu
i     T    I;       iu t.-ucl     of lOiniun  In   il„.
'""'••   •«   tt'0     "'
Hope Moti
, , die  Mi IW ri.'   projiv i
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■   ' up  '.ii   td-'  I'li'i'toi-,
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lallj       i in- it.     aim
|fl   to    -A |i,ii    il    (liM'H
.in!  inn,    whom
iftili    ' ■■ u held
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Mrtlilj   MP   . i||
I .l.'t.'inv oi  i in-ill     wheru
they hjiva I n ennetetl  int..  law,
11.    Woman  suffrage    coequal      wiih
lll.'lll    .-IllflML1"'
15. Suitable aud plentiful plaj -
•jii.ini'l-  for children  in  nil chief,
Hi. lhi' iiiiiirn h.' and referendum nud
the imperative mandate and ri^ht of
IT. Contiuued agitation foi the
public huth yyat(_Jtn in al) cities.
IS, QunlificatiouN in permits lo
build, nf .-.II rjijiw aud lownw dial
ihere diall I-' biithiiimim and bathroom attachment^ in all houses or
compartmetil- used tin   habitation.
Ill Wi- fnvor ll -\ -ti'tn of tinaiin'
whereby money shall bf inHued exclu*
uii veiy by lho government, \\ i i li «ueh
roHtrictioiiH aw will protect ii from
manipulation by ilu- blinking in teres tn
f..i   i li-'H  ov ii pi i\ nit1 guin.
C. P. R. Enterprise
F0UH ACRES.—Ground nb clear
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' i |o give ll
ither side  city wtter and   liebt   up I'"''"'""   """"''"'«iv-"   to  mi rcial     , ,
to property.    Buitable   for   orohard! ,nen ""'   ""-■   l'"""1"'    »mpl.|   ' , "'•'•"'' ""   ' "'''"'bI
itrawberry  Krnwn.j;.   poultry   rsneb i'" "■ '' l «cenery In llrliiih Colnin-  ,
■T Inctory  site    Area  In ,   I clmin-    '''"• ■•v.-rl.,.,kiiii. .„,   t , I ,,,.  ""  N""1""1 '     '"-"H	
Prioe f«00    Apply U ' "    hi lim   M,   lleltrld, „| ,i„. \|, p,,„i,. p,
H.uMYTHK.     W. J. Lightburne, Prop. «!',T «,';,"   ';''	
The exhibitm   Kevelsloke    la i
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Hv W. A. M'lne, author of "Ahddin,'' etc. Given hy home
talent under the personal direction of the author
All in irrolesipie and beaulbul cnstintiiiifr, represent!titf I'ixies,
Brownies, t.oblins. indents, Mniikms, l>ieli,ininiib'-.i|''aiiies,Hiii-
lei Hies, l'*lonei (Iiii.-, I'npu, Aina/.oii (ilia ids, Ja pnin-.sn Maidens.
Reserved Seats /5c. & $1; General Admission 50c, Children 25c
Sale of Seals opens al I'.  K.  M.'ieibm,lid's d i ll|_: M . H'
Tuesday M..ruing, Nov. lli.
Revelstoke Flour and Feed Store
Royal Standard Flour, Five Rose Flour, Hay,
Grain, Feed and Chicken Specialties, Hems, Tens,
Barley, Breakfast Foods, Mayer's Celebrated l'-ng-
lish Horse and Cattle Foods and Medicines.
The Pa*>et Supply Co'y.
suitably furnished with tlin choicest the
market affords. Best Wines, Liquors and
Cigars.     Ratss $i a day.     Monthly rate.
J".    AI.BEET      RTOTST^       PROP.
Doyle and Allum, Ltd
arc   disposing   of   their  entire   Stock   it ;i
small  advance on cost.      It will pay you to
investigate   their     prices     on     Diamonds
Jewelry,  Cut   Glass,   Silverware,   Watchei-
Doyle and Allum, Limited
Corner Third 5 ■ & Campbel
Horse-Sooeing t Carriage Watk%
ri.) Ml
,., Uf'i: il
Our $15. Overcoats
At $15, we offer values that
have no equals in this country
at this price.
Exclusive styles—elegant
patterns—reliable quality—with
the matchless tailoring that the
Fi t-Ref o rm
experts put
into  every
Fi t-Ref orm
Tw-d I.fl^ili
•I lli.
Sole Agents in Revelttoke, THE MA1L-HKRALD, KEVELSTOKE  B. U
l1timtt<A,'lm.ii-tA^,^ii}'*'^iZZ^Z2Z^.^-8Z^^ --'■-■■-'■
Chrietmaa ia distant from
to-day only eix weeks; not
too much time to do your
holiday shopping. Have
you thought of it? It will
help you and help us if you
commence early. Our special
Christmas stocks are coming
in daily.   Think it over.
Saturday Nov. 13
Saturday Nov. 13
A news sheet devoted to the interests of the citizens of Revelstoko and surrounding towns and settlements.
Our aim is to place before the purchasing public the facilities of Our Big Department Store.
We are trying to give you
li itter service i-vm- day. if
ivi fail in any way kindly
take Uf into your confidence
and we will try and adjust
the matter.
Rubier Foot Wear
The prices of all kinds of rubber goods have advanced
enormously in the last six months. Since Spring buying rubber
foot weur hus advanced 16 p.c. and theindications poinl to a further
raise. November 1st, 1908, saw pure Para rubber worth about
ifl.15 per pound. November 1st, 190(1, saw the same commodity
worth $2.15 per pound. Owing to our heavy buying last Spring
for Fall delivery we are still able to sell rubber foot wear nt the
old prices. Until our present stock is sold out tho following is our
price list. Please compare it with Vancouver prices, antl REMEMBER our goods are all FIRST quality, and come one pair to the
carton :
Men's Storm Rubbers  $100
Men's Storm Rubbers, rolled edge    1 25
Meu's Low Top Rubbers  1 00
Men's Sole Rubbers            1 00
Ladies' Storm Rubbers         80c.
Ladies' Storm Rubbers, rolled edge    90c.
Ladies' Storm Rubbers, French Heel      90c.
L ulier' Low Rubbers  80c.
Ladies'   Toe   Rubbers  70c.
Misses'Storm Rubbers, sizes 11 to 2, at  70c.
Children's Storm Rubbers, siz-s 4 to 10i, at 60c.
Boys' Plain Overs, sizes 1 to 5, at      75c.
Youths' Plain Overs, sizes 11 to 13, at  65c.
Men's Three-Buckle Manitohas, at  _j-_3 00
Men's Two-Buckle Excluders, at    2 50
Men's tine-Buckle Excluders, at  2 00
Men's Low Protection Overshoes at  1 50
Women's Overshoes, 1 buckle, 2 buttons, at 2 50
Misses 1 buckle, 2 buttons, sizes 11 to 2, at. 2 25
Children's 1 buckle, 2 buttons, sizes 6 to 10J 1 75
Women's Cardigan Stocking Rubbers, at..  1 75
Misses' Cardigan Stocking Rubbers, sizes 11
to 2, at  1 50
Children's Cardigan Slocking Rubbers, sizes
5 to 10A, at      1 35
Boys' 3-Buckle Overshoes, sizes 1 to 5, at 2 75
Youths' 3 Buckle, sizes 11 to 13, at  2 50
Children's 2-Buckle, sizes 6 to 10.J, at  1 50
Small Boys' Rubber Boots, sizes, 6, 7, 8, 9, at" 2 00
Youths'   Heavy   1-Bi.ckle Rubbers  for  use
with German Sox, at         1 25
Boys' 1-Buckle Rubbers, sizes 1 to 6, at  1 35
Our stock is complete and now you need tliese things
Ladies' 12-inch Spats, Jersey, Green or Brown 90c.
Ladies' 14 inch Spals, Felt and Black 75c.
Ladies' Full Length Felt Leggings      1 25
Misses'Full Length Felt Leggings    125
Children's Full Length Felt Leggings   ,....„ 1 00
Children's Full Length Corduroy Leggings 1 25
Children's Full Length Calf Skin 2 50
Fancy and Staple Groceries
3D Bars of Soap for $1
Sdntd Claus Coming
I 111    |USt
a'   home
and   will
a   lot of
hxing up things
for   lhe   winter
soon   be on my
Just now 1 have
slock arriving at
New California Table Raisins, put up  in  line   fancy
cartons, at per carton    25 Cents
New Fancy Biscuits.   New Cooking Currants.   New
cooking Raisins.    New Candied Peels.
New    Fresh    Kippered     Herring.      New     Fancy
Smoked Halibut.     New fancy Spanish Onions.
An   interesting  line of   Fresh Candies and Confectionery,
temptingly placed for you:
Fine fresh bulk mixed candies per lh. 20c.
Extra  special  fancy mixed         "    50c.
G B chocolates, .J lbs. 10c           "   75c.
Lowney's Fancy Cake Milk Chocolates 5o.
Cowan's Nut Milk Bar Chocolates 15c.
Cadbury's Nut Milk Cake Chocolates       . 30c.
Lowney's Vanilla Sweet Chocolates 5c.
Angelus Marshmellons, Packages   15c.
Van   Houten's Cocoa,  {lb.  tin  35c; J lb. tins 50c;
1 lb. tins, §1.00.
Lowney's } lb. tins 15c; i lb. tins 30.- ; 1 lb. tins 60c
Fry's Homoepathic, J lb. tins, only 25c
Cowan's i lb. tins, 15c; J lb. tins, 30c
While there's life there's soap. On MONDAY,
Nov, 15th, 1909, there uii! la: Snap for you and
everyone else. We will not comment mi what it is
worth but ymi ought to lug it home in basketfuls at
this price
Peerless Soap 30 Bars for $1
Sunlight Soap 20 Bars for $1
Right next the Soap Bargains is ■., pile of Scrubbing Brushes
--Take one or two along to help use up that i-oap. They are
worth a Quarter of a Dollar.    Pick a good one at 15c.
Latest advices indicate there will be a tremendous advance in
Broom Corn antl the price of brooms will be doubled. In Okla
homa State, the main producer of Broom Com, ilo- ent're crop bas
been almost destroyed by the excessive heat. One or two l.ror.ni-
would he a  good   investment   at 50c.
1892 Packets Sold were
1902—Packets Sold were
1908—Packets Sold were
Did you get your share.
Always on sale at Hume's.
•jn.i 11111.1,1111
1 coo boxes of apples placed in .store to day, Come
ami pick one or more antl have them home in
your cellar at $1.75 to 2.50 per  box
House Furnishin
You cannot spend an hour in a better
way than looking over our stock of High
tirade Carpets  and   House Furnishings,
well   assorted,  can    furnish   anything
special   on   short notice.     Special discounts in piece carpets.    Some folks who
sat   up  and   took   notice  got a bargain
last   week.      Here   is   another—Heavy
seamless Velvet Sijuare 9x10ft 6—$22
Bissell's   Carpet   Sweeper,   the   only
cyco   ball   bearing   carpet   sweeper   in
existence    An every day necessity $3.25
gs Department
a dozen pairs of   two lots.     There are 2
or 3 pairs of a kind.   While Nottingham
Lace   Curtains, new   noil   centres   with
lloral borders, the priee was double,   (o-t
Some at $1.50 and some at $1
Those Laminated Cotton Down filled
Comforts are cat hing on. They are
light and more lofty and II11 fly than any
other Comfort, one for you al only $2.r)0
Madras beautiful, the popular curtain.
See the new   Monotone   Madras   at   75c.
Wool Shawls and Scarfs
They are the correct things this Season
—warm and comfortable. We have
an imported line of Silk and Wool.
They come in nice colors, from U yds.
yds.   long.    Very   dressy  for   a
Nock Wrap.    About
Handsome Designs in Ladies' Neckwear
There is a wealth ol beautiful designs mid daintiness of detail in tlie New Ladles' Neckwear, High Col
lari, Laoy Jabots, Plain, Narrow String Ties, Dutob effeot Collars, with the Now Quaint Collar Piooei, Collars with Irish'Oroobet Figures, handsome flowing end Tloi with pendant orna mints.    Very  pretty high
l.auiitlricd collars ol Fine Linen, daintily embroidered witli French designs.
Bargains in Superior Flannelette
They are worthy of a better uame alongside tbe usual ootton fabric called Flannelette    Wearejuti
taking them out of tbe bales ai they inrive Irom England,   Splendid oolors In Neat Hair Stripes, double
warp goods, lull 86 indies wide, at         Wo
Untearable, r bardwear line 1,1 Flannelette, tbe colors are absolutely last—a grout line (ur Hoys Bblrti
and Children's Nigbt Dresses, 82 lnobes wide, at  I60,
New stripes in Special I'rico Flannelette,   A 30 Inch cloili lor ordinary use si        12!.,'.
Sox Special
for Men
1 on- Hig Special fu  men
ail   11, xi  week.    A   bos-
,, r;. -1 (-iin. and .1 p"' l
Men's L.in k 1 1 mi n
half hose, seamh pb, witb
grey spliced toeand heel.
Reg. .ioe per pair.    Nei
;   week
4 Pairs for $1.00
Sweater Codts
for Boys'
U'e   l,il\"   11   I' H    Hoy.-'
Sweater Coats left, sizes
28, 30 and 12 I lolon
gre\ with blue or red
trimming, and blui with
r«-il trimming   Prii •■ TIIR MAIL-HERALD, REVELSTOKE, RC.
BLANKETS.-white and grey-Pure .Wool
This is the ;rd shipment this season direct Irom one ol the best
eastern mills. They are noted for their soft finish and being
pure wool.   Prices $2.25 to $9.00 per Pair
UNDERWEAR.-for Men, Women and Children
Warm  and   comfortable   Underwear   with a reputation for good
wearing and guaranteed unshrinkable.
For women and misses. Scarce goods, fo hand by
express. In the long lengths 4.8 to 5.-1 inches. The
newest   things,   and   are   being   taken by besi dressers.
Millinery   arrives hy  express  every   lew  days,   keeping our stock new and  bright.
Provincial Elections 1909
^r;  ^f-C
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Moving  Pictures to-nigbt.
Mr- H McKinney today received
tbe news ol the death ul her father al
Esstport, Minn''
K. H. rrneroan will visit Iii-- photo
studio here, Vuvember 15th. Look
out foi special i der loi Xmas trade.
The I-olive Ouild ..I St. l'eters
Church will hold a sale ol work lues-
day, Deo. Uth, OhristmaB Novelties,
home i king, etc,
nwing to unforscen ditlionlties the
gltle i.v auction ol theUlesrview Town-
Bite will be postponed ul December
'.i.h.    Look tor particulars next  iBsue.
Some   very   pretty   Victoria   I'ark
views ol mounuius,  lake-,  uud   helds
| ■!,,  ers, painted  by  Mrs. Coursier,
are on exhibition in C. K.Maodonaids
W J, Curtis, piano tuner, will he in
the city aboul tbe 20th ol tbis month.
\ll orders left with H. Manning Or
K. N. Doyle, jeweler, will receive
prompt attention.
We are sorry that our "Alter Supper Sale" adveitiseiuent was too lute
io appear io to-day's paper. We have
a lot ol extra good plums and uur 200
table is lull ot seasonable goods.—Mc-
l.euuau i Co-
The Ladies Aid, ol the MetbodiBt
C Lurch Will < ti. V.i gi"e au alternoon
ten aud Bale ol " Heme Conking ' on
Thursday, N'ov. I8tb, at Mrs. 0. F.
Lindmark's, .McKenzie Avenue, from
three to six o'clock.
Andy Craig. "1 'front Lake,purchased Irum \V. i Inning a team ol liorses
to add to bis freighting loroe lor taking in supplies aud maobiuery to the
Wmslow mine, wbioh will operate all
\V...   llBVQ   "•      bold   "'■'■'    '>•"'      W '   '
, , ... _ ,. '.. ,., il,., Oraugumen at
Si .lune- Chun li ."i Sunday, also IS.
.\. II iggeu's counterblast t" the aOi-
lavita oi ,l. U, Jackson, J. I'., and
ll. Kington, published by V V, I on
'et in lasl  i
.1. 11. Jackson leiiwi.-, the Bowman
Lumber Company the oud of this
tnon'ti to assume u.e dun-- ol • n
tary-treasurer to tho '-iion..- Lumbei
Compauy in lieu of Vi. V Foster, who
io*a to look i '   ■" pan} - hui
ine»t at Edmonton
ilio   Blam ■■',    I '"• ■ ■' ' "'" s is
lied  a'   lbs  ho pita   Vi, li ■ id ■: and
•ne (unei al  took ]     ■   _■■    •        ■ "u%-
.Mr. lino • ■     •'   -    Mr-   Blanej ■• a\
ui   __,  fiouiij        'I   tbrea    "          "I   two
girls    She lost     bei
*oni',_.    '-   '    "  ipli'   about  I ■
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a, I'm
i ,       ,       bavi     lakei
,i   tin i ri. |i . rward   iu  Ilu
ol tbe citj hy repls
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ti. ■.' Iitojti a   hi
as  \ MIOOUll l
lV »-n Cgtoll     ill    111 "',-
Uritish at till   Edll ni   Parloi   I III itn
Owing in the increasing demands ol onr BAKE
HOUSE PRODUCTS we have greatly improved the
quality of our goods by procuring une of the bent
linkers in lite Province in the person of Mr. Y.
Buyle, (lute of Vaucoiiveii who makes a specially ol
high class gnuds, ami iu order to prove our statements we invite onr friends to try some ul our
Almond and Cocnanut Cakes, Marguerites, Kisses,
Russian Cake?, German Tarts, Cream Putts, Rolls,
etc., iilso am- Kanrv Goods to order, A TRIAL
Your Insurance
Is  one of  the   most   important  items
in your business
let Kootenay Agencies, Ltd.
Look after this branch of your business
Successors to Kincaid & Anderson
I   .1. Allen. 0. P. R.  Engineer,  has
returned Irom a trip to I he easl.    Mr-.
Allen »ill rei urn here shortly.
At tbe Oatbolio Church on Nov. U,
by Ri v Father Cr.cola, tbe marriage
.vas celebrated of Alfred William Lei
ind Philva Parent,    the  happy  oou       m  ,,jng pjcturee to-night.
pie will Hike   up   tlieir   residence  in
built and also a place thai every 'i"l
Ini invested will uivo big return. There
i. in, bel •■ lowi in the interior I ban
(■_,'. elstoki ind no towusite in 'I 'an-
iii  bel lei   'l ."  ' lean ie« .
lui, hei   ii foi nm I i m    Fi 'in  n     Manning ',i  J.  It   Sibb
mmi' i    ro homes'] i uth-    in
Ci "km apple, ifl ::> pe h x at 0.
A   Bell's,
I. it,m Uur hut \ iii"' -t,: nerj n
rule at Hews   1 >r11__.- -
Nyal's Cod Liver
Oil Extract
A |||   -',,|,   . lllll      llliull .Hill
iv llii     i ileii  Ibe pn
." i tone i,, throw oil nil)
,1,1 it   Wl .iLle      "I   long
■ ' mdluK' SVehavi pi-nv
, ,i ibis pi ■ i' iratlon and
will guarai ■■ l'i Ice
•1 a Bottle
Bews' Drug ^Stationery Store
Oranberrii -. grapes ind pe u -
in at G  W.Bi
'• uui- cards and call
: -1    y at Bews  Drug 8
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i ,\, i  ,o diH
mn book
■i , •
lli,, I'im       Urn
I,  ii •       illerl   ,,   '      ll    'I ,   I
' l/di rs for sl i and  storm
I my .'  enei  "  Olijns In
er on Hi i'., 11 ',■    Vvenoi
f«h Chin
\   II  -i
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promptly ft I led    Phono ur« IhlirSfaV     N_fW       IO
,,,,.,.  ,    ,,,,.   Revelstoki   Sasli    IHUIOUajf.   I1U».     I \J ■
nd l'.„,r Paolo v ' In   l.td     i  'I    i»s
looti i I lulls
Sunny Clearview
in.  li,- umbei   lho llth I
I'ublii    \,e lion,  lhe ni »    	
i.v..    il iiated ,,i,  thi   noi lli
city,   An   ideal    homo    itn, an  unoli
■ li ,i,i. ,| ■ lew ol il,,   nntln
lota   twice an largo n    Ihs in ual   lots
lold in  town     \  '!'"i   '1"'"' il"' no,,l
■  uol rom li     \      'pot     ■ i""     ll"
ii,>w  ill ajipuni      "ii," i  "  in
I,,-.,,I   OI    ll,,-   III,I ', Pill    HllVI'l
itoke'i beal residence   arc hound l" hi>
1,1 I i UN   DATK Ol
ii,,11-... :,i. .I, \ ii irt. in .-mi,,
ID   ,l,,|,i i,, I llll '    '
, 11.,-   in lib il n i, Pari*
London,   H nd    Hi    P lerslnirg,
.I,, :  • i i, ,, bad s run d(  riiiu1  m mill
nt   Muni ,n   Thealre    l?nw   Vork
I j. e ml i In ,i s nnd   Hupi i hly  pro-
dm ed
Usual  Price:.
Td tiie Electors of Bevelstoke
GENTLEMEN:—I have the honor to anuounce my candidature
for lhe. representation of Revelatoke itidiug in lhe eleetim to be held
on  November 25th, and  request the lavor of your support in this
oontest,    The lollowing is my platfi nn :—
Completion ol the Canadian Pacific Railway Company's Arrowhead & Kootenay line to open up the rich mineral resources of the
Lardeau and Fish Creek, and make the fruit nnd farm lands of
Beaton, Galena Bay, Comaplix, and Camborne available to the beBt
markets, besides placing Arrowhead on n main transcontinental line
of railway and making it the principal shipping port, and manufacturing cenl re on the Arrow Likes. The construction ol Uiis railway
will establish lllrough COlllientiioti between lhe in iin and Crow's Nest,
lines nl ilu- C P, It, system, This will result in Revelstoke becoming
the ni"in junction and nilwny oe-ntro ol Interior British Oolumbia,
and pave llie way for making ihis city the Spokane ul this fair Province. Any financial assistance thai may he necessary from the
Proviuc to i nsiire the immediate c instruction ol this road should be
willingly rendered.
The construction ol n railway up tii i ('. iluniiiii ami Can to River
valleys to open up Revelstoke'd ri;!nsi heritage to the north should
be pushed ahead. When in Revelsloke recently Hon. Prank Oliver,
Minister of the lutcrinr, made public the assurance that the
Dominion Government wuiiul give Ihe assistance necessary to seen rn
the construction ol a railway to open up this count.y, aud if any
further assistance should he tequire I to secure its early construe ion
ii should In- given hy ihe Province,
The Government's railway policy, proponing to lie up tlie credit
ol the Province to the extent of sfl'i (Kltl.lliili in piinoipal anil iuieiest
for :i r.iil.viiv that must he built in any case tu complete the Canadian
Northern Transcontinental sjstem, and which np-.-ns up nnly
two l>unilr. <1 miles ol new tetritory iu lhu North Thompson Valley,
is one which should be apposed by every well wisher of Revelsloke.
Such a policy, if carried out, would he a serious thing, for not
only would it destroy tbe credit ol lhe Province f,,r an extensive development and railway construction pdioy for which tins Province
will he rtquired iu the near luture lo provide, but so far aa Revelsloke
is concerned it would cut this city i IV Ubth iijrtli aud soutb Irom tho
ini-iness properly belonging to it. The northern business would bs
diverted duwn the North Thompson Valley to the Coast, while the
southern ir.illic wh.eh now forms socli a large volume ol tbe transportation btisiuess coming through Revi Istoke would be diverted hy
way of tbe Okanagan aud Nicola Valleys, thus hugely reducing tlie
railway labor tmpluyc-d here. A uiure attioid tl oolioy, so far as Kev-
elsluke is concerned, was never placed before the people of this city
aud district, and I call on every iihu interested in the Kevelstoke
Riding to rally round me, and stop ouce anil for all the attempt so
deliberately put up to injure this secliou of the Province, which so
many of us have spent the beat years ol uur life in endeavoring to develop and build up.
Roads and trails.
Considering tbe immense revenue contributed by tlie Revelstuke
Riding in the shape of Timber Licenses, iIn- Rovelstoke Riding has
not h d a square ib al, and it is time it, tj,,t one. Tfi,' Riding should
be - poiitd up by a thorough system ol roids and trai'-i o instructed in
a permanent manner and under oimpotent supervision. The lirst
works i hit should be imd'-rtaken in this direction are:—
Coi slruetiouol a wagon mad between RevelBtoke nml Arrowhead.
t   instruotiun and operation of a tramway past Death Rapids.
Construed .„ of such portions cf road as ary required to give the
besi possible transportation to iiig Demi and points between R-vel-
s-i ke and fate .1 nine Cache, si that Revelstoko, as the nearest busi-
nees centre thereto, shall share in thu bent fits resulting Irom the
!nr ;e exoenditure in tli-t c in itructiou of the Grand Trunk Paoifl ■ and
(',   >(lian Noithern railways west ol Yellowhead Pass.
Ci -:, i,:i" i ol the balance of tbe road Irom Kevelstoke through
tbi I. .- Pass to give the settlers of Malakwa and other points the
I,■ j ■'■• -oo to this oity
PI  lil.lt:  III 11.DINGS
,     House, Pi ivincul Gaol, and  Laud   Registry  Ollice
.   ,    ivii od il  Ruvelstoke without, delay.
l  censes - muld bo given to present holders of Timbei
,   'iny-ii'i , have as good i title to timber as to other  forms ol
,   .  which will be available as financial security when
Lj ml held under  timber  license  suitable  lor  scti lenient
.   i ,de available        nob ih soon as tbe timber is removed,
Properly 'I evied iu the cities should belong to the
this revenue to enable tbem to carry
      education   l,y   the   addition   to   lhe   school
• ,i in ,.,   11 . .,i i • ohnlcal Branches
tin tui :i ii the Provinci  baa bvei (14,000,000 in ill,-
.- ni three |ier cenl   interest, il is evident tlie
.,,   neeeieary,    Taxation   should
: .,.,: being taken lhat tbe remaining taxation
'    , esi   nine to hear  it.     As soon  as
it   ul   it   Ibe   Poll   lax   should   be
Good II   all ■ P ,li,'i     rn  i ll. el iv system
iid bl   .ii, pii il
K, ri: i ,    HON    AGGKESrtlVE ADMINIS'l RA HON
,   i in la« hi  "|.u ..: j l„,ily and eon aid' i   thai
Inly Iree from p ,ln ioal Interference,
,, y „s  recognised  through  tbe  British
. r. ic
public ■   ,■  I !''    •':''-" '' msideration wiili
.Brd to tlieir | , "] h ■   " part) alllanoes,    I stand (or
 mini trs    m   I , •■'■ or, withoul few ot Isvor,
., olusion I •■■ i«b i     i'«l   I  opinion thn  lime lm«
I-,    r,   ;■',_     ll ■     ,     :     ■    .    ' Hop  '       III    I ioi  , ..nil   light
, m,,i,i. |n n.,' I, relronl ol tin pi  ;■" -- and di velupmont ol tbo
Pi    .,,,',■
I no,, i  men.
Von'   l Ibcdll nl   Sii vm,l
Ready to ftelp \fou With
l/our holiday fancy IsJork
Onr.Art Department stands ready to help even
single person who enjo)S embroidering, knitting, and
crocheting. Every one who is preparing the gift for
some dear one.
N'ew things are here new shades of luxurious silk
that swift Hying needles will twist and knot and stitch
into charming designs on the pretty stamped linens
that are shown in profusion here.
SOFT YARNS—of warm or delicate hue-yarns the
finest that modern skill and the purest of raw
materials can produce.
STAMPED GOODS among them are tray cloths,
squares, pillow lops, pillow shams and covers,
center pieces, that need only outlining to make
them completely beautiful.
NOVELTIES- -Tie holders, pipe racks and all the
similar giftings are here in hosts of unique designs.
DUALITY- Many so called art goods are really not
artistic. We sell not only beautiful things but
those which are ol the hest. No store in Revelstoke is better equipped to meet your needs.
THE PRICES they'll suit you as much as the wares
themselves for a very tiny sum you may purchase
materials that vou may easilv work into a very
beautiful and valuable gift.
We hope you'll come and let ns extend the
"helpfulness" of this Department.
lie.iulil'iilly Tinted Cushion loos    25c, 35c, 50c, antl 65c, each
s''c  'ii"  new "Aits nnd  Oi a Its" designs   \vu  have some of the
design.-  w oilo il uo.
While ,-iii,l Tinted < 'outer pieei s from 10c to $1 each.
t'onls. Ribbons, Frills. Luces and Fringes lo match ihem.
Novelties iu Wash Bags, Tie Holders, Pipe Rucks, Photo Frames,
Sbavinu Puds, Key Rncks,   etc.   with  all  tin-  necessary
pii'i-es for mounting from 25 to $1 eaoh.
BELDINCS Ant SILKS in Kilo, Floss, Rope and .Embroidery Threads
full of chalce samples from our up-to
dnle meal market? We oiler choice
I'o.-isIh, lender Lamb, corn-fed Pork,
Hams,   Bacon, etc,   can-fully selected
and bandied In Biiotless surroundings.
'I'o know Ibis business the expert
butcher slintiiil be able to select bis
meat in Ihe dark. Bill how iniiny do?
Unly the beet meats oil sale here. Por
liuailhgiviug, satisfactory locate at
reabouable prices pnfioiiise lhe
Maundrell Meat Market
Green Bones Ohoppott for Vour Chtohcns Dally
Lead: your orders  with  tne at  once
while the goods are fresh and nice.
Grocer. Provision Merchant Telephone No. 23
y      ■    ■ ■ ■ ■"   W%
SHOES!      SHOES!!      SHOES!!!
A nice Winter line oi Shoes for Ladies
just heing unpacked. The assortment has
been well selected and we invite your inspection,     li- ['RICES   RIGHT I
MRS.   A.   Ci.   CRICK
First   street      -      Onpo-.lte   Windsor   Hotel
9«Bfltia» '.aw,
Chas. F. Lindmark
Robin Hood
Tolcphono 748
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