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Array r-T_H._E—
rt.'BLUHS-i
tVE^Y .SATURDAY.
jUBSCEIPTIOS BV POST,
|f0 DOLLARS PER ANNUM
IVVABIAI.LV  IN'  ADVANCE.
\ _j_niun.catioi.i addressed tu
GuabuiaN    Office,     New    '.Vc^tiniii
[rill receive prompt attvution.
A.   CL-4-.-R._K.:---.
PORT   MOODY
REAL    ESTATE
I oppiuK-CLARKE STREET.
VOL. 4.
PORT MOODY,  B.  C,   SATURDAY,    FEBRUARY   5,   1887.
NO. 11
MUSINGS   WITHOUT METHOD
If.MA.V   JACK.
When .lui'l. -met' .uaiii li** we 111    Olice
mre   " Iii" Dili.     Hi- wa. iln-r--   waited
DOUGLAS ADEGHTON.
1 Idles a Harness-makers
.ry Article In their Lin.
Always in Stock.
fHE   TRADE   SUPPLIED.
_nt St     -    YALE  B. C.
Port Moody
IHINGLE    MILL
GUT FORGET TOGO TOTHE POM
4o.il)' Shingle Mill, where the bu»t
_f\n can lie had at the loweat prices.
Jjile or retail,
npply kept constantly oa hand.
JOHN B. TIFFIN.
save his father and mother from banging. 1 he infi-r-iiKi- *am thai Jack i.ad
paid them ihe amount of the bail-
nioin-y, wiih, no doubt ' d'-uceui."
fur their iiouble in tbe in-ir-r. aud
^^^^^^^^^_^^^^^^^^_ , lhat he intended lu bolt. He oid ab-
.,,.0,, b/ a memlrei nf boas* of   Hain. , ,cond     ,, mmi [0 lhe ch.m.„.   whieh
* o eij'.wl   some   re|,ui.ti..i.    a.    a \Jmxk [„,„, u a u,Mle-mel man   imt 1
P.r_._er.    Tin- |,-r- n a m.Baion waa u, J .„f(.rlt.(1 Wh(-Il   ,   ^^   uiy   bel|ef
ihat bi. uaed more  art   in   discovering
lew Wash House.
SI_N C3*   SO.CTQ-
flSHES. TO INFORM THE PUBLIC
that ho la prepared tu do Washing
llroiiitig "ii short notice, and in first
larder. Calls .Solicited.
inmirv opposite C. P. R., near Queen
jafll
Sale or Exchange.
I HRST-1.LA8S   FRENCH   4-HOIWE
j IV.gnn, lu good order.    Alan, a yoke
, w-ll lirrikiai  Oxen, with Yoke ami
-.   Will be ...l'i a bargain, for CASH,
I be exoliangeil for good Milch Cows.
Apply to        T.J. POf'UE,
Port Moody;
Or to THIS OFFICE.
Infractor &   Builder.
IE. KILBY,
Lay STREET,    -    PORT  MOODY
TIMATE8 by Mail, or othorwiaa, furn
* .il on the ahortestnu.ioe.
"W Oity Brewery.
RIESTERER,
1AVIN0 PURCHASED THE ABOVE
wUblishment, ia uow aupplying many
lern in the oity ' with a first-class
ft
.ager Beer,
1 ke furniahea in  Kegt and Bottlea at
>:> pricea.
Beer  will lie left at  the  bouaee of
• (ree ol charge.
WOODS & TURNER,
iNI) 8URVRY0RS
Real Estate A gents.
reyancers & Accountants.
iKr MOODY LOTS
FOR  SAl-F,
MONEY    TO    LOAN.
MBIA 8T., NEW WESTMINSTER.
I
I'd
______ Tm. y
exi.ort ibe p.illar .i- an ali-rii_ti>e ,„
i.enig kn ., ked into nexi week, lo gi
home wjih iiii v. ife and beh.ve. proper
It w«a foniuci^d in a manner that
Hugh' w-ll be lerme I highly offensive.
Ibe Roinan, i* no seemed io hav-. pre.
|i»rel i iiiis-lt fm aomi thing of the kind,
'ouk cme'u have hia luidlonl for wil
n> ts ..f the nt'-rview, and subsequently
i' ok ihe l.iui-er before a magistrite,
who having vtinly required th- pugiliat
iu liii.i -.-, u> il. fur I.is ordeily behaviour,
ucked bim up. Tin. threw a damp
vei l.uii, ,,'g ripc'ii-ina, bul n < not
xl.auii ihe resources ut civili»aiii.n »
>rui-■..! -J aiiiung ua. An lndivi ual
wn,. »_,_ thoigil io ha — a persuasive
• n_u<*. Nnd »i.ontiinetiiiies di'l ilutv a*
i 1 ami pr acber, went to reuiunstrate,
ail I lu i'present to Rowan Jack the
i ai'i'1-,1 ul *' going un " aa he waa iloini.
—of, ui • ff.ci. <l-s rtiu.' hia   wife
' I 'lea it nol ber," Jack replied ;
•ahe lave a'uu^e i.ver her 'e,d, "<nn
•he |Vfl rm' Col.l nor famine."
P riipia..    U.ty.ur tre,tn, nt of
i-i ia cruel  ri it    oi'iiati.r.l."
'V II. if h it in, she also lo me va->
ciiel and ag inst nature, for ahe haa
rea.".id to d.i to me exact I v the mine;
ni irm, she Ve invented the i.iea."
"Thai waaunlv her talk; alia never
*ou d h-,ve .rone   it.
"Veil, it i> my la'k Km; and 1 -ball
in it nil sbe make ibe submission
— ecco'."
Ani in-.t was all ilii-y could make
Oul uf hun. ll wai gelling to be a nasi)
aggr .vming case , anl une could bai dly
see bow ii was K> en', lie came to
.■■ri ii"i il " sli ip and tiie li'inkn es he
f..re j but all hin wife's evices faded to
tak" him off lib* guard, or ru make
mm .bale cue iota nf the tracer* demar.
gallon Wh-n he had finished a ,1 waa
about lo depart r-he wem up t i him
,nd sa d   hmnblv—
"John, ain't your never coming to
your h..ine I"
•Dipenle," 1 mean rial is doubt," answered Jack, coolly.
"Do tou ni'.i'I iii.'tn tn be kind aid
loving, and ireal in,- like vour wife,
again 1"
•'Dipendo aiicnra'.     ll ia again
il ret vis you."
"What I you mean thai nonsense
about asking your forgiveness t I ,l„n'l
mind iliiin. that: I think I war
wrong."
"No, il is not nons"ii_e ; and il ia not
lu be dune in secret."
"Y u wint me to bumble myself before father and moiher, anl all of ihcm
which  iboutflii   I  did right I"
"Uai in ju-l d« ting They tink you
do   rfjht."
"0 , bu. nuielv 1 can't do that."
"Vi bene'," and Jack went through
Joorwav. The Signora wax, how-
afiet him mom promptly. Their
lone tn the wheelwrigbi's.
lid not apeak ugoin ; but  aim look
 by the arm and drew him nun   ihe
paternal premises, and into ihe   apart-
ment where Mr und    Mrs    Harris  and
iwo or llmie ineiiibe a of the   house   nf
ilarria, were    prmeiit at a   me,I,    She
wisely   did not    waste   a   moment   in
p ologue   ur    explanation,    but    look
tne     leap     while     ner     heart     was
•arm.        Aa     anon     aa     her     luf.i
fairlv in tin. loom, "he went down
harl   floor—a   not   unfamiliar
eh* had scrubbed   il   ume   uul
iml—and,   in   becoming enough
prill!   bes'ghtli'n   to    forgive   her.
J,i<k r, sid ler will, a verv good grace.
Tneii be di I n»l   give   time    for   any
en,a. k   fiom     the   cuinpanv   (whic .
mi ht of   led    10   further altercaiion),
nut si r—
••Nuw den, 1 nol gn ewav i ■ night;
I   ,1'ep   al   Iii.me.    8ume
(etc v bag.
ve veel ba ^^^^^^^^
Ve veel be, aa
the printer of the In i-l th n waa at the
ume suspected.
Jt was a miserable wind-up. Jack
waa ini-i-ni},.. Mr-. Jack aold aw«y
[ben litile aiock aa «he couM. She-
had not kuown of Jack's doings, bul
she must liare suspec.ed for some time
ihat all »as nut stiaightfor.ard. After
being sadly depressed fora long time
ahe disappeared suddenly, and was
understood to have secretly rejoined
the Koinan sonie_w_jer.; abroad. I dare
sayTfie wh-elwright knew where, but
he did not proclaim. They bad no
child, fortunately.
A las, Roman J ack! You probably
came to us au honest man; nay,
I feel sure you did. But you got into
bad hands.
(THE XKD.|
to adapt theni to whatever circoiu-j
stances might arise The most re
markable chapter of the Koran is the
third, entitled "The Family uf linrali.
the name by which St. Joachim is
known in the East It i» derated
almost exclusively tu ourSuviuur and
His Ble-sed Mntlier. In this chapter
it H declared that Chri.t «>. boru in
a miraculous manner, and that He
ranks next lu the l'rophel In order,
doubtless, to conciliate Christians to
his religion, Mahoniined always refers
to our Saviour with great revereiu-e,
calling him the "Spirit of Ood nml
the "Judge of the World."    Hu makes
(jod say iu the    Koran:      "We   gave  ^	
Jesus, SouofMary, manifest signs mid I List., iter- thrown oul of   th
strengthened     liim    with  the     llofv J,oi tuiniti. tba MOM  iit' tli'
Spirit."    He also mentions   Jesus   aijofthe  Hruvisii.iiil   OevmmMtt.    Ten
speaking to men in his cradle, am mini   i minutes after ,ar i KttspAii   nml KiM'he-
cing Hi* uiis-iou » » Prophet   and   rtffo'rf appearfil   at another   window and
tude tu tl,.- ui .in   i e.r et til"   II
\ die,   ih.-   delirium   s**eaued to have
reai'b.-'i its height, and if ia impnaaihh
ills-  il,.-    tnuiii.      i-'l'iiiiuli'ius
a hich «.-r.- I ■
/V"--.i""ii. a ii ii.* I:
At pp-' i ■   ', l'.ni ii il'ii-k uml tort) t. ••■
iniiiiit'- in the     fteinooo, a. I i,i.*rk.-.i
n by ih"   gn al  i look In the   t.i»i-i ..f;
the   Hotel   dt   Viii"   ai
windows appeared   '■.n, 1 ■■ t'n ; a little
le'liiml    him    stood .lul".    I''n\r"    -inl
Kiiniiiui-I A in u.i .ii 1 then  nnd there,
mi that historic spot, I heard Cjembetta
pin lain' llii- K"p ib       i I■•■■    '     Thai
pl'ti'lmiinr inn  W'i- r i. "rl    '• il
pussible   den,1.< -trillion of enthuaiaain.
* II.'I'lW,
in- i i en
THE KORAN.
Lawgiver. Like all false Prophets
and heresiarcha, however, Mahoiiiined
invariably blends error with truth ;
for with the Docetae, he taught that
Christ had not a seeming Ikxly, and
that He was no., therefue, actually
crucified.—Month.
AN     EX-MINISTER    ON    THE
DOWNFALL OF THK EMPIRE
ilnubt
the
ever
muse waa
Shr
111111
WBa
.ii ibe
feat, as
of    mi
FOR SALE!
WN LOTS, at the C. P. R. T-rmlnnl
town of Port Moody, centrally and
"oily altttateil, on more favorable terms
'"Mill haa ever been offered for sale, in
•'•W'.viiice heretofore.
Apply to
P. S. HAMILTON.
Murray Street,
Port Moonr.
ft
ITICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT
J'H persona aro forbidden to purchaae
tthny person or persons any lot, part or
J« in tbat certain acow now owned and
N hy the undersigned and family, aurt
iln the waters of Port Moody.
T. B. SPRIJ.0
h Moody, B. C, April 17th, 1885.
NOTICE !
Oil
■one -grig.
e   "hall
S ml to tbe cook's shop;
the pie of meat and   the
say,
J" i'he treat gave general satisfaction,
.nd prevented •" runatkpn .vhat led bi
ii     So thai breeie l.lew nver.
Afiei ihse things the joint life "t
Roman Jack and hi-wife w.» without
tempest, as f r a. I know, and decidedly
nrosieious. I wish 1 could say tha
[he prosperily was all t< • reward of
honest effort; but !«•>*»«. 1 "»MJ
OOriK now to a period of darkness and
foul  weather.    Httherto n.y   narr.U>e
ha, be-*" _JW«. "9 far M ':0"'d 1
^veit.inaclieeitnlkeyibu.    now. I
f„ar, we must sink." « minor.    Ther-
rol,l,ervei,iiimilte.l not f-r
mil  I Sf.i. V Ll sav
ek-- so nt- nf   '»e
, as « darinj
uh-rel 1
go
it. wn* known
ani in any of us
belie"
ilSE TO CUT TIMBER j;;rn«;
ihe |
Ublr
- I eci.ritiesin
or. Thos. White, Hnwn fit Ttn! I Imself In I
Imnioa, Ottawa. i amounts «»;
rby apply for alieenss to out timber | mC|.oni
(•tain tract of land situated on tho
• *4 Lake Harrison, and containing
(800) eight hundred acres, accord inn
M>or plan depositeri with the Dnmm-
1l*r Inspecter ol this Province.
•om* R- bko**^
»o Hot Springe, Ott. 1, 18*W.
Irom ^^^^
Ihar.iitler s.verall^^
spoil wns found in Roman Jaek's pos-
aegsioi . lie ..as. and I fear he for
long hsd i.i'Kii, a receiver of -tolen
Is. O'esi n^ouem.'iii' arose ..hen
that, lie »a. in ciistod,,
for a long W' ile refu-erl
e him guiliv. Theie was no
r. .luminal, bin tli" magis-
gnilied ihai tin, would take
bail, an_ th" hail wan heavv .- tw»
£50 each, anl th Roman
don't know what The
» beyond wnai Jack's con-
sand friends coul I manage, and
ere iliscohcerte I when Ibty
learned that a certain shopkeeper, and
and an associate of his much ui der his
inJuence had agreed to be the securities.
For the shopkeeper, w»sa« wnll known,
would not bave inked   •   aiaoeoce   to
siape
Before the establishment of Mahom
medanism a gross idolatry prevailed
throughout the greater part of ihe
East, where a barbarous superstition
sanctioned the most revolting practices
as a grateful offering tn the idols it had
raised. Then the paramount religions
of Arabia were the Magian (instituted
by Zoroaster about the fourth century
before our era), the believers in which
worshipped tire, and the S.bean, th
followers of which adored the celestial
luminaries as well as evil spirits.
Theae principal beliefs were subdivided
into various minor sects of idoiatom ,
but, however, differing among them
selves on matters of faith, all admitted
the sanctity of the Kaaba, or Holy
Teniple of Mekkah, (called "Beit
Allah," the House of Ood), the remote
antiquiry of which is incontestable.
Half a century before tjie Christian
era Uiodorous Siculus mention, the
Kaaba as the most ancient temple of
I hkt time. Oneof the Moslem traditions affirms that it descended from
heaven to its present site, and another
that it was built by Abraham. The
chief object of worship was, and is
still, the "Hajar Aawad," or black
atone, inserted iu the south-east corner
of the building. The Eastern imagination has made tbis stone the subject
of many legends, ahveh are, firmly
believea by the vast majority of Mussulmans Some of these legends tell
how it was Adam's guardian angel, who
was transformed into it. for his negli
gence in udmitting the serpent into
Eden ; while others assert that it ia a
precious stone which came on earth
with Adam, and was taken up to heaven
during the Deluge, returning again
after that catastrophe. Another legend
describes the black stone as having
served Abraham in lieu of scaffolding
when he was constructing the Kaaba,
ascending or descending with him at
his will. The stone, which is bordered
by a plate of silver, is alleged to have
been originally whiter than snow, but
became quite black from tho kisses of
so many generations of sinners. The
Kaaba itself is a small stone building,
situated in the centre of the mosque at
Mekkah, and its exterior is covered
with a rich cloth, annually renewed by
the Padisha, who sends it to its destination by thesacred "Mahmal,'' which
leaves Cairo with much pomp in the
month i f February every year. The
Kiiiilni wai unci* filled with idols,before
wbicb pilgrims pn strated themselves,
and lo which ihey made costly votive
offerings. Dining certain months of
the vim boats of pilgrims crowded tt>
Mekkah from nil parls of the East to
perform the various ceremonies required of the worshippers. From
what had been said it »ould seem ihat
corrupted notions of the Old Testament were strangely mingled with
idolatory amongst the Arabians in pre-
Islamic times. This period is always
referred to through tbe East at "the
time of ignorance." Such, then, was
the religious condition of a great part
of the East while Mahommed was yet
a young man. Endowed with a natu
rally observant and reflective mind, he
could not fail to perceive Ihe falsehood
of this debasing superstition, and with
that preception arose the hope of establishing on its ruins a new religion
with himself as its prophet and head.
In pursuance of that ambitious design
he withdrew to the cave of Mount
Ham, near Mekkah, where he spent
several years in retirement, assiduously
preparing himself for the great hut
evil career on which he was destined to
enter, it was here, he said, that he
first beheld the Angel Gabriel, who,
hailing him as the Prophet of God, re
vealed to him several verses of the.
Koran. In the composition of thai
famous bosk, however, Mahommed was
assisted hy a Jew named Abdallah
Ibn r-alem, to whom he was indebted
for his knowledge of the Mosaic revelation i aud from a member of hi*
house named Waraka, who possessed a
corrupt veraion of the Gospel, he ia
said to have derived most of his ac
quaintance with the New Testament.
Mahommed, however.cunningly averred
tbat the revelations of the Koran were
communicated to him directly, and by
degrees, from heaven in leligious
-ranee* or ecstaciss, thus enabling him
Making our »ay into the street, Mr
Eustis and   myself   managed   m   pass
through the   croad   and to   reach tl
building of the   Agricultural    Club, in
the immediate neighborhood, and from
the balcony of   which we   could see all
that was   going   on.    And    now   tli
soldiers   of tho   guard, many   of them
with their   hats on   the ends   of their
muskets,   accompanied    by   au   null-
riminate   mass of  men,    women, and
children, poured  over   the Pont   de la
Concorde and tilled the entire space, all
in  one  grand    fraternisation,    singing
the Marseillaise, and shouting "Vive lu
Republique !'    The Municipal   Guard,
with its shining   helmets and   brilliant
uniform,   waa  forced   back,   inch   by
inch, liefore the   people, until,   finally,
all military authority   became utterly
powerless       During   this    time    the
National Guard und the people   had invaded the hall uf the   deputies,    which
thev found vacant, Mr.  Schneider and
about a dozen   of the members  rushed
in.    The President in vain   made   appeals   for   order, and   finally   covered
himself by putting on his hat, according
to   the    iiumemorable   usuge   of   the
French assemblies under   such circuin
stances.    Gambetta   addressed   a few
energetic words ro the invaders,   and,
a little order   being   restored,   quite a
nufciber of*" deputies entered the   hall.
But at three o'clock a grand  iriuption
into   the   Chamber   took    place.    M.
Jules Favre then ascended the tribune
and was   listened   to   for a    moment.
"Let there be   no scenes of    violence,"
he said ; "let u, reserve our arms   for
the enemy, and tight it to the last.    At
this moment union is necessary, and for
that reason   we do  not   proclaim   the
republic."    The   President    then   precipitately left   his seat,   and it   turned
out that it was for the   last time.    The
irruption     into   the     Chamber   continued.
i-rrrt- in the Chamber oj DeiMfin.
The flo'T and the seats of the deputies,
on which a few members of the L'ft
only remained, were filled with a
motley crowd in blouses and coarse
woollen shirts, or in the uniform of
the National Guard or the (iuaid
Mobile. They wore caps and "kepis"
of all colors and shapes, and carried
muskeis with their muzzles ornamented
with sprigs of green leaves. The
tumult became indescribable, and some
of the invaders seized on the pens and
paper of the deputies and commenced
writing letters, while different persona
were going up to the President's eliair
and ringing his bell continually The
crowd in the hall now demanded the
"decheance ' of the Emperor, whiuh
was declared, and ihen it was propositi
to go to the Hotel de Villi- and pro
claim the Republic. The art was
therefore raised, 'Al' Hotel de Ville!"
mingled with other cries, "Cherchez
Rochefort!" Ac, and then this vast
multitude commenced moving away
from the Palais Bourbon. The crowd
having soon sufficiently dispersed, we
were enable to make our way back to
the Corps Legislatif and to enter the
diplomatic tribune. The hall was filled
with dust, and was in the greatest
possible confusion. A rough looking
man was in the President's chair, surrounded by a number of men still
more rough in appearance, The
soldiers and the people were occupying
the seats of the deputies indiscriinin
ately, writing letters, looking over
documents, and talking and laughing,
all in the best of humor. In the hall
at this time, 1 recognised Gamier-
Pages, Raspail, and a few other mem
bersof the Left. Leaving the Chan-
ber, we went at   once to the   Hotel d
embraced cash nther. erhile tlie crowd
loudly ripplnuilnl them During this
time   the    public  « iv OOCUpying   the
Tuileries, frum whioh tite Em pi
jtutescaped    sixty thooaand   human
beings Imd   relied  toward   the palace,
completely lev ling all obstacles     the
vestibule wus invmled, and ill the
oourtyurd. on tin- other side of the
Place de Carrousel, were to be seen
soldiers of every nrtn. who, in the presence of the per.pie, removed the
cartridges from   tbeir   guns,    and  «liu
were greeted Iiv    1 lie cries.    "1,11;.    live
the nation !" "Down wiih tin- Bona
partes' "i'ii I'crlin '" So. Ilurnig
all this time there was no pillage, no
havoc, no destruction of property and
the crowd sonn retired, leaving the
palace    under   tli"    protection    0.    Ire
National Guard.
t 'hangntg the Ftag.
Some discussion hud been raised ut the
Hotel de Villi- rilinut changing the Hug
but Oambetta declared thut the
tiicnlour wus the Hug of 1792-93, und
that under it Prance hud lieen, and yet
would be, led to victors From the
Hotel de Villi-Mi Eustis nnd myself
went back to tin- Chamber of Deputies
to Iind it still in the possession ofthe
people. From there I returned to my
legation, whicli I reached at half past
six in the evening. At i ight: o'clock 1
rode down lo the Corps Legislatif to
see what the situation was there, but
on my arrival 1 found everything
closed and the lights extinguished.
The doors leading to tin hall of th"
deputies bad been shut and seals put
upon them. I then dr. ve through
suiiie pans of tin- city, and found
everything remarkably quiet. The
day had been pleasant and the night
was Wttrti.nl beyond rV'seriprJoii
fore returning to my lodgings T called
upon I.ord Lyons, the British Am
bassador, to talk over the events of the
day which we li.nl witnessed, and which
wr were certain would become on-'of
the most memorable in the history of
France. In n few brief hours of a
Sabbath Day I Iind seen a dynasty fall
and a Repnllo proclaimed, and all with
ont the shedding of one drop of blood.
—Seribner's Moo i~im.
go.-"anywhere, nnywhi".. mi of tin-
world But on tie- ehota it is _MM
aritfa tire .nriieilv nt indispontion than
raged*/ nt ill health the pe__nf
I is'i'.r d'-nl-: inure . ith 11,.- irritated
vanity of imp ire ooiuplexiotia than any
I -   ■ IrVe    jues-,   his
.•-liy     i"   lie    among   the
an and confined youth of   lioth
>'-xes    'h-   i.'iuiilry    buy-     and    girls
suffering at    tir-l   from tin-    lung cl'..--
H some    large hous.- uf business
', the   lirst   of which  bis   ml vice is
generally "ai in rh _ming
end join-be *    iot*«ri     goodndvioa^
'"". nml in mn luriii   nr another   good
■ r I' Iui" *,-  leave
bim ..- uoticiug a dread-
I'. -in..     v. i v i --ek  treated
I.y excision ui u p*. ti< u ol ib- spfa_al
or)  ni i re,   and   bear from him
III" -tor, ofa lu.'v . llu would nut
i" i    i Inl'lrcii    r    I"     vucciniiti'il
froui lymph nf Gladatouian descent fur
i um' iiliiti'in nf the taint of
■ :     principles The     Dentist,
whoae   levies i-   "independence   and
Liberality,     ami   fm   * horn   we may
Of    "11     forceps     gul'-s
sods i■iiitliin'li" rampant," gives no
j.hi." gratis ui.i dentist not iu all
probability being worth having, for
whn would have ihe nerve to apply it;
To tell tb'- truth, the Dentist i-aintli
dub He discourses of ihe physio-
I action of nitrous oxide, and he
writes un dental caries : he experiments with chloroform on the cir.u -
lationofthat touch tried animal, the
frog . ic points run thai it is the teeth
uf  he human   family only   that   are
Sllbl'cl   to decay, ill.d   llOt MlOse of   aili-
nials. mul he   has s dreadful   paper un
teratology, the Hienceof monstrosities.
wherein   we   are   taught that   nearly
every organ ofthe   human   body   has
been   found   absent    iii a series   of individual ca-i s ;  that ten ible   creatures
are   burn    i.'crisioiially    without  brain
and  occasionally   .vilhout   heart     He
tells   us   nf   n   new   local   aniesthetic
(known, aa usual, to the Chinese about
22M   A.D.),   unit,   after   drawing   our
attention   to tbe  new   porcelain  leeih
itnil tie bogus American dental colleges
|iiiiiit-.   us wirh   pride to the   glorious
careei   I Dt   Carver, dentist and crack
sine,     ami      the     famous    Buscboug,
brilliant has-.-baiI player and   dentist.
And, in conclusion, he treats   us to au
affecting anecdote of a gentleman visit
.ng a    obi nist for   toothpicks,    and in
chemist's momentary   absence  experimenting with the ivory   points one sees
Oil   iill    their    cn  liters,    loaded    wiih
vaccine virus.    The Dentist adds "We
are   assured   the   gums   took     well."
Horrible I— Cornhill Magitine,
Mercliant Tailor and Diaper
B1
THK DOCTOR AND Fill.
DENTIST
Clares St.. Pobt Mo
w:m: elson.
EG8 MOST RESPECTFULLY TO
Inform hii oW p-iti-ons and thepuUu'
at large tbat be 1ms ju«t opened a. Hrst-clnB*
r.uloi Simp ut the Terminus of the V. V. It.,
where may !*■ tumid tnw of th-* largest asw-rt •
mcuts of
M*'-|»ltOAJMJU>T*HS,   SCOTCH- AND CA*
ADIANTWE1D.S, FRENCH H00D8.
4c, kc.
On tlie Mainland, and where orden will re*
ceive prompt attention.
Complete satisfaction guaranty ed-
Patronise   home manufacture by giving
mo u trial.
Wm. ELSON, Prop.
I-IONEI-K
STORE
Ville. The number of people assembled | Polly is
there was enormous, and we found the " J ■ '
same fraternisation existing between
them and thn National Guard as elsewhere. The building had been invaded by the people.andall the windows
fronting on the square were filled with
rough and dirty looking men and boys.
Soon w« heard a terrible shout go up.
Rochefort was being drawn in a cab
by a-multitude through the crowd.
He was ghastly pale : he stood up in
the vehicle, covered with sashes of red,
white, and blue, waving his hat in
answer to the acclamations. As he
was slowly hauled  through   the nmlii
First the Doctor, a strange penny
Doctor, given to phrenology and
palmistry, and tin- prevention of baldness. He recniiiiiii'iiils you liquor
potass, for corns, und acetic acid for
pimples ; he lemoves yoor freckles
with ial ammoniac and elder-lower
wau*r; lie tells you how to clarify
dripping, and how large wastiambetta's
bruin ; and almost in a breath gives
you  information   on lemon roll,  indi
gestion, ami the proper tonkin: I
In his Trade Journal their are chap
ters on dress, and literary ohapteis,
where, in the portion of it that fall to
onr share, there figured a deformed
artisi and n rising dramatist, und .
baby, in fiction ns iii life, the tyrant of
the family I'm' the doctor > speciality
would seem to be the "Advice gratis"
he gives bis cnsicspoiideiits These is
something truly pathetic in thr questions he has to answer and t hei roubles
he tries tn snoihe. "You are n little
below- par," h** says ; or "Do nut drink
tea, fnr it evidently does nol sun
you ;" or "Sea bathing ..nuiil do yon a
great deal of good ;" or "Do not overfeed the baby, anrl let liini be in the
open as much as you can;" or "Make
liim speak slowly and draw a deep
breath when he begins to stammer.
To Brown Eyes, troubled with her
complexion, he says, "Use no soap at
till to your face, but wash ..ith oatmeal [
and soft water :' to Sensitive Girl, who
evidently suffers from tbe infirmity of
flushing after meals, he advises, "Eat
that food only wliich agrees with yon.
mid slowly." Anxious Scor is to go
into society as much as possible ; Gray
Locks is tu wash wi'h carbolic soup:
Wretchedness cannut do better than
go on in the same wav : An Old
.Sufferer is not to take malt of any kind ;
fat-forming
QUEKN STRKET, PORT MOODY.
D.B. &RANT, Proprietoi
SPRING   STOCK
Just Received !
flHK   UND1 '. -i LSI 13   reap. - i 11
form
vicinity  tli
and v;t! it-..
i<- citizens nl Port M i
eceivi
•: ■   ■ oiiabli
. , .■   i
DH.Y GOODS.
G ROC E I! 1 E s,
Boots and Shoes
Ready-made Clothing
Kn
I. ■ •
not   to eat    anv
foods; Artist La not to indulge in excess of any kind ; and the drink of
Daffodil, a total abstainer, is to be
dilute phosphoric acid and infusion of
qua-sis. They are the little woes of
our kind, these that the penny doctor
prescribes for, and yet, small as they
are, to how* much bitterness of real ill,
health, almost abject misery, do they
not in the whole amount.' Wiiat
utter want of enjoyment of life lies be
hind such questions as those of Anxious"!
Annie and Malade ! And sometimes,
alas I one lights on a tragedy, the last
pitiful cry   of the  sufferer   before she Clarke sitie-t
Having bought the above Stock fnr CASH,
I mn prepared to sell at the lowest
CASH PRICKS.
Vegetables and Fruits
IN    SEASON.
A   (All-   KKSI'l'rn-VI.I.Y SOI.ICITKII
FALES  & GO.
r
Yor WANT THE VALUE OFYOHt
money go to Fsles *c Co.
fo
PUROTTURE,
BRDDINli,
BED-ROOM SKTS,
WALL PAPER,
PICTURES,
CROCKERY,
Hardware,   Croceries,
PHY GOODS,
HOOTS •; SHOES,
CABDfET-WORK,
CARPETING,
liPHOLSTERIaM',
PAINTIN.'. io,
I'XI.ERTAKINI. A  SPECIALTY.
I'ort .Moody
" (k port Bioobn ©ojttif.
Jjchi>ay
FKBRCAHY 5, 18*7.
-LRHEV.
•^.(j, P. IC. mutt have lu.l ■ jd pM
L—Utelv from theeait, lor aid Korea* u
■*^l lier** in**, pofctaf htaooM intaotoM-
niijfini".   arouu I   <   nur-*.   aad    making
^generally d.Mgre**aM**\     Be hai l-***-o
Sg his head pretty well  down to cm  ,
• j thiol, has hit it out*   -i t*i_. . ,    rijer*-
rtiieral inclination t-> nit ui..wiul tin* fire
j (ilk ahout the cold and ■ ventral diaia-
y(rti t*i get oat nf bad in tin* autroiag of
-pout door*.    Wo liavu had mj tittla aold
JT*rinter  that   we   think    .   ■ .--1 .It-al <.'.
hv,. woiil'l be a mare banteUi   t-. ..ur mat
Ineudi.    lUit Hip'ii.   I wpp ■•■•■,   woora
^fgnryhody ■'''"'-   u-" " '■ rii** *• wiah
Itnt\d tnu* ; wben it   toowa w« winh it
Lgld rain ; whan it   i* ould we with it wat
m nid  io on ; alwaya npporite ta what
i,,vf at the time of onwirrag
t«»uiti Hatt of  Mm!  Bay. bad anairoa
rmlrtm a dookiug oaa day Ust vaolt,
,4,1 hittchooner an. h #ad batwaq Had
jii -"'iniahnioo Bay, when it OMM M
ilo*. H*' aHaniPtad ka raiaatha Mffhftr.
..[iilnifi, raiaod tin* sheet and tnt-<i t<. tail
LT ariih tbe effect id throwing hi oa Imt
tad* ami ueinly   oauaUlag   her.    All
t-able* on daok   went "!l an.l (or i|iiitu a
[thot*-"!!  board  thought .ihe wan Komg
When tin* mjnall w.ii  un-i  tin*)   uut
SPIRIT »>r THE LOCAL PARLIAMENT. I    By Mr.   Bole-On Tiwwday   neit-Qun>-
I tin 09 of the Hou. tbe l'rcmioi —
I* it tht intention "t thr. iio-t-rnnteot to
; take aoy steps to pro*, ide * <*v_tei_i of taking
• iuwn in ohnti hand, aad having printed.
all dahatat antl oth*-r |aaaaaaa_ft ol tin*
1 H'-u-*!
M"Nf*T, Jan. It.
Xha Haaaa won  '•■*-*u*&d   with   the   usu-il
Harriagtaa little taiaado taaab*
iug the ■ li :ii'>Uei!
ttnnh lun than appeared aa tha surface, all
want «t.l) :   tba   Houte   was    yliuuitied ti'l
1 NU:
lilt K<»DaVt Ja
1 ba i
it'lini
  a _-     8°'
nut and  laflad Mfelyinto Mad
.„, Over  Valley
La for tendon  wc
I'h'Mil
Hill.
.jthtm h
draining tin
i
ground.    The   next move will In* t<>
itihadfl tri-en  ahiiig tin- border,    it
■ tbeplay gnnnnl waa not aaaeta lavtead
i di I y a half
The foiiiit'illon. nf wordt !t and 4 ahould
i»* chrouio for  their skill in laying out
I work. Witness the Job at pcaeonl
Mg on, ou Mel.el.an road, one nf the
p|h* iilfiiM of which, is tn Kink a log acrom
trotd as a kiml nf brt-ak water to land tha
ikrnffthe. road Into tha lUtchea.
Ur, \V. 0- Mcl-ougall of Mini Bay, i- pal
II railroad from tin* rival tu where In- i-
tiog logt. Thin will he a mile long .ml
It-nil*!'' linn tn ".'t a mu:li greater iimn
nf Ing** out.     Thia in hut Iln- begblllillg Ol
[uurtliingi. Il<- intends todua big boal-
i this summer. Hail ira mora men of
enterprise around here, it wonld he i
it In-iiefit to Nuney,
I On Wkathek.  -It i* brilliantly boautl-
!lwith a few inchei of IOOWi just sufficient
tniki' sleighing nice, If we had reaaon
pumble at the waathar we ahonld oar*
unly hesitate when we cnuaiih-r tin- iui-
Nivement to our road between thi- city
INcw Weat mi lister,
iAn It'i; OoMVOBft1. Tha Vaiioouvoritoa,
iiiag very little elau to make them happy
wilt, are delighted to h*arn that there WW
thiin'uating nf iee on Port Moody harbor
r ratlier on the upper end of i„, where the
■ali water from the creeks aooumoUta-
\apeople of Port Moody dm't hegrudgt
hiirncighhoni this happineiis, baoaoaa it ii
|ery transient.
■V *j ihi*.-.' iln.ins   Sqnattan indotberi
,ve complied   with thfl  oondltlmu   ol
BrArtnf ihs:i, ahouldanqnlra at tho land
SccinNew   Westminster   as to tho  pOMl-
lityef ubtaiuing their patent*.    The pr"
kt mm' ii n g	
before tin
nli.-t
yet I
'■ *• A 	
In people is rendered  touching 'In* QOtnpQ
Ition nf the next Dominion Oovernment.
I pfissiiiarriEs.—Supponiiig tha Macdonald
tovcrmnent was to he   heatin,   n 11 turn to
■nr with a very small majnnty, it ta hi h
■ pn-bahle that in anoh a onee, the Canadian
Jttifie Railway Qompaoy Would have th-'u
wings clippetl and   would   h.    rwtHotad to
■emmlitions of  thalr ohartar In avory n
Jpect.   Their jiowcr of constructing branelu**
■nuldlie interpreted aooording to the ii ite
put of Sir John bfaodonald at Victoria, so
1 ii asserted,   that   sueh privilege only n*
Itrred to  the   North Went Territories, in.I
|ii*.i-pjii.'iitly   that   tbey haw   un   right to
lake either a hram-li or extrnaion from Port
■ffioay.   Rut oven if Itooald beabowathat
Key had mob a right, supposing the line tn
Port Moody belonged to them, tbey certain
Mliavc no right under present ciroutnataoooa
Pith the line untrausfnrred.
J What is thk OwtOTf—A nnmber of
■kq are employed on the branch or exteu*
Joafrom this place to Vancouver and the
eopleof thu latter plaee are rtustaiued with
ope that it will be completed in three
reeks. Hit is mu, it will be very extranr
inary, even iu tho way it is being done, for
be permanent way is being laid in anything
ott straight line, the intention being, ap*
srently, to get it through iu any poaaible
'*p*v Hut, supposing it in completed in
w wny stated, we don t iee of what ad van
*B* jtistn he to Vancouver ; tlu-y may run
tninortwo overit, huthoyoinfthat fact,
' will amount to nothing. In the oonrae of
month or two an adverse daolaton to the
ction of the company will be rendered, and
Se rails on the brauel. or pxtension, will ho
Knoved.
Bithinehh.— Although affairs are autol
■ >ere jait, now, there is always num.- buniiu-st*
."'"« "ii and the prospects for the spring
isde are very i*ood. The trains huve been
*riviiiK*very irregularly during the paat
wtaight; the mails arc behind and pas-ten
ten rare. Absolute regularity cau not be
"Pftcte.1 until the spring i* very well
Iftnced. The company has aXparieKlod
p|iili, uity already, hut wa rtrongly siih.
i*"'* that, more serious obstacle*- will appear
Mthe spring advances and traffic will only he
P*«»ible at long intervals. Itmunt he ruincui-
^M that this ia the lirst spring since tbe
F< has been opened and It wai qoifea im-
petible to provid'* against all contingencies
P-Wy et which were unknown to the cmn-
Tjwyt employees. They will poaslbly du
Kter in 1888,	
J Wi Owner to be Uhatkkui..— The liber
>y of the Canadian Pacitic Railway Com   |
^)n  the   matter of   station honien and
, -"Vting rooms,   iu this   Province, U aome*
I ^ing tjuite touching.   Soe, for laetaooe, tho
'WidsoniQ structure used fur the purpose, at
•■e statutory terminue. !   And  then, look
*the   elegant building   recently erected at
' Weatminater!    \ etily, we have much
_J 1» thankful for, and ahoold do all in our
l^'er to assiat the   company to siicccm, iu
r undertaking.    The company neverthe-
-*-, are ever anxious   to   turn   an   honest
Jjiuy and erect hotels at every place where
K^y  think  there   is a likelihood of trade.
Pfliaps this arvuugement is a wise one, be*
ru,e the cold   water  advocates should not
'■tmcouraged.    A traveller who objects  to
II|R **«itiug rooma, can go to the hotel and
"infnrt tbe outer and inner man.
Tn* Local Pa»uasient.~ Our readers
■■'mlil note cnrefully the proceedings in the
J*H'tlative Assembly, the " Spirit nf the
Klc*•J>•*■^li*mentt,, copied from the Mainland
.._   pre-,, ntatiun ot petition* for railways,
- i.tal     re'.uru>,   and    <jue»t,oi.i   ot
pnviUge, oocaidad the early portions of the
laj     Uol  Kaker. ..t Kaoteaoy, Bovad   the
idopti m   ' tin- allre-i iii    what   we   must
I '■ ■ ■ ■ ia tin .■-••nt sp*-*.ch,   eoauaatod with
Mythiag aa aaro f aeaaHy beard iu our local
Haaaa     B u C I  BakM via laftta his own
■ . provide matwlal for bu speech;
tlien- w.,-. i...thing iu   that    eonstructeil   (or
'       U  it   liuronwr  which  afaadad the
lUgbteal haaffl   bar  tirMaaaaaa ;■/»  n*   na,
Mi    l'lmi m■■■iii-.li il the motion in   an excell-
ut *■[...-. h. bat baaag nfnod t"  the  name
11Ilk4-1j 11 \ sb the gallant iii-a-t, he wss   com-
palUd t> .Ira*   ui In*, imagination   and   this
in- ,ii.i with g')»,i eti.ct    Mr. Haaian  con
gr^tulated the hui-rable uiovei and seconder
"t tn* . I.-.nun ..t the addraaa, ou theii
ability aud happy facility uf making eloquent
s|K.eciie-t with nothing for a subject, for. the
ui tin-throne was void ot a single
ui. a vw Bairgp tmhta pfooaadad t-i poaasl
■ »ut ti..- nUaeta whi.-h thonld bava been
nl—tin—d in tin* address and ou   which the
11..ri-..- wiil rei|iiire to Ik- eiilighteneil. The
li-t i- ..rtsinly a terrible one and will re*
nnira Wmalhlng mote than Mr Kobson s
bluff In satinfy honorable members. The
Attp>iii'->-lieneral could only give a general
denial to -ill tbe statements advanced by Mr.
Itoavan. It waa his duty to aay something
and of course the time had ti't arrived for
in u. |. uticular discusxion of any of the nub
faeta lefamd (t'». Mr. Ilo'e followed and
niaiiiU -I .--I as his telt the very extraor-
dinai y action of the local l iovernment
in iel.il.uiii to ther,iuailian Pacilie Kailwsy
C ptiipany. Thia we presume is the overture, aii.I tin- same strains will Ih* mote
parti1 ul.nly and more etle.-tively rendere-l
ss the session advance-.. Mr. I.sduer re-
hrrad bo kho axorUlaat abaraai br  freight
by the railway, in this   Province,   aud   suggested   that a pu I.    train   would   still lie a
profitable an I ai pi tot.   Mr.   IfobaaM   maile
some very goo-l points iu relatiou to tbe proposed Cariboo railway, and showed first that
tbe local   OovanUBOBl surveys   were   little
more than a job, and that the railway should,
to be of any real value, follow the   banks ol
the Fraser,   as there  were found   the really
valuable    farms   which    required   railway-
facilities.    Mi. Theodore l>avie   made some
vary pertinent  and   well timed   remarks iu
relation to the monstrous  pretentions of the
Kail way Company (tho C.P.K.) in respect to
their right of constructing   branches.    Kvi-
Unntly our legislators are ut last   aroused to
the voty dangerous monopoly that this Company is   endeavoring   to   saddle   upon   the
community.      Mi.    Davie   of   course,   said
something in favor of the   Oovernment now
oonatltntod as he is still on the same  side as
Mr. Kobson, but   we observe tbat be   is not
likely   tpi go far astray   iu bis   enthusiasm.
dl   'imt in common with all the  speakers
after the mover and seconder, highly praised
the able  speeches of those  gentlemen.    He
took the   Government  to task for   their un-
i,. ■■ -  t y expenditure of  the public   money
and called tbeir attention to tne importance
of having tba Alaska boundary defined.  Mr.
t )i i ui *'le H'piiic very good points on the subject of ihe unwarrantable proceeding  of the
0, 1'. Batlway In constructing a branch from
I', . tM'iody   which   they   had   no   right to
make as the  Onderdonk   sections  bail   not
transferred   t'i   them.    The   local
•^^^.iCowderoy & Taylor,
I .-i •• \> ai   ot aatt-1 veil biakaa.
iuo/\Drctj<_ ami's nr ai p»u im
Government bad deeded away the lands at
Kugli*ih Bay to two jx-rsous who bad no interest in the railway and we trust it will lie
ibown that such alienation of tbe public
I indl was Illegal, He thought it likely that
t ba I Company would avoid paying the
penalty on tba bond (9200,000.) Mr, Duna-
mulr, moved the adjournment of the debate
whieh win e.irrie'l. A number of questions
on Important points were recoided by Mr.
Uolc and Mr. Samlin. Mr. Higgins gave
two nutlcaa of motion ou the subject of timber and expenditure.
KaiiiAT. Jan. 'J8.
Mr. Bole and Mr.   Orant objected   to tb-
report   of   their speeches   in   the   Colomnt.
Petitions about   railways   wore   presented.
Mr. Speaker   admitted the   corrections sug-
gaatM by Mr. Keaven <m tbe subject of the
i lections of speaker and directed the clerk to
make the necessary emendation.    Mr.   Turner said tho   remarks of   the   opposition on
tlu> subject of   the railway   monopoly   were
equally udmitted by the Oovernment.    (We
trust this is correct.)   Tbe   position of the
boetnaei men of this ProvluOO was  generally
fidt tn be   :\   false  one   in   relation   to   the
telegraph particularly.    Mr.   Kobson   made
one of hia ii'iu.'*I orations   which had nothing
in it but blutinnd barefaced   denial of  faots
witb a miserable attempt to ovculpate  himself.    The electors bo said, did uot come out
at the bite election beciius-* they thought the
opposition had no chance.    (They  came out
siitbcicutly not only to defeat his   nominees
in this district, but very nearly to oust himself.)    He  instanced  the Nauaimo election
to show the great popularity of the  Government.    (This was a most  unhappy   allusion
because   the  local circumstances   attending
it sufficiently accounted for the return of the
lucky candidate.)   He said that Coat Harbor
extension was made 1-ccause  the Company
desired to  reach  the best   termiuus,    (This
is ll.In.uu in   in the  extreme,   as it is well
known that Coal   Harbor will   never be the
.terminus.    Tho  site is   wholly   unfitted for
tbe  purpose.)    The rest of bis "speech" was
quite in keeping   with the   foregoing.     We
are glad that he so i eadily joined   issue with
Mr. Rote and wo hope this last named gentle
man witl give bim ill be wants as the session
advances.
The importance o| the following notices
of motion will fully justify tbeir reproduction entire.
By Mr. Hole - On Tuesday noxt —
Question of the Hon. the Minister of
Plnanoe—
What um.unit of taxos bave been collected on su bur bau lands iu the City of New
Westminster since 1st of January, 1873, to
.list December, 188A?
Hy Mr. Bole—Ou Tuesday uext—Question of the Hon. the Minister of  Finance —
What expenditure has beeu made for
loads and bridges, suburban lands, New
Westminster    City,    since     1st    January
By Mr. Bole -On Tuesday uext—
That a respectful Address be presented to
His Honor the Lieutenant Ouvernor, requesting him to cause to be sent down to
this House, copies of nil correspondence tto-
tween James O. Jaqnaa or anyone acting on
his behalf, and the Honorable the Chief
Cunmissioner of Lands and Works, and between thfl C,overnmer,t Aoent nt New West-
minster and the Chief Commissioner of
Lands and Works, respecting Section 4,
Block 4 North, Range 7 West New Weatminater District, nnd tbe Petition of Right
with reference thereto.
Thai ;i respectful Address he presented to
Hi*; Honor thy   Lieutenant Governor, pray-
lb.it a copy of all Ordera in Council, aud
- —i  haftlMM nf   the
By Ml      Brfo-   Uu    Tin.-lav     in *t     Que.
iurn of tbt Hon. the Attorney-General--
U it the intention ot the Oovernment to
ii.tr.nlu.ee a Kill to amend the law relating to
Mechanics' Liens, tnd providing prupei
machinery' to make lieu right*- practically
availabt-**
MoNOar, Jan. :tl.
Mr. Lad iter    presented a petition    for the j
repeal ot the Sumaa liykmg   Act,  aigued by
IU*-. settlers.     Mr.    Mcl^-ese    iu  continuing '
tbe debate oa the address, characterised the
rule* charged    by tbe  ( .   1'.   K     ai    almost
prohibitory.      He   cited instances  of  exoi
bltaut   charges   and   thu    •*■ .iy    they    were
partially   evaded.     He   matte  out a   serious
case against the C. P. L, fur  which   he de
serves the gratitude  nt the Proviuce.    He,
however, made an enoneous statement when
be says   the   Inland   Sentinel  was   tl-   only
pipei tbat  opposed the (.. P. It. monopoly.
This journal   laid the whole   scheme before
tbe public until it was bsiked upon as   being
expo-sod, and we suspect that we ulouo placud
the matter iu its true light.    Mr.   Dunsmuir
followed   with    one   of   hia   characteristic
speeches, in  tbe course ot which he aaid, he
had yet to learn tbat the C   P. U. Co., have
adopted a prohibition tariff and disputed the
statement that the member  for Cariboo bad
paid   the excessive charge  mentioned to the
company.    The paasenger charge was  seven
ci.uts pet mile   while in   Kngland it   was six
ueuts per   mile.    I'nusidcriug   other values, 1
gradients, Ae.,    the ehsrgeof the   Cauadiau
Pacilic Railway waa   moderate.    Were tbat 1
compauy to offer him tho  whole road in B.
C, lands, and   everything  else,   and asking
lum to ruu it, he w.mld nut take it.    It uas
no business   of ours if fruit   wss curried for
nothing;   it was   only a   political   humbug
that the   question   had  arisen   stall.    Did
they want to get at the  facts, a  commission
should    Ih*   uppoiuted     to   investigate   the
freight tariff.    The road bad been   brought
down to Coal   Harbor in the   interest of the
whole country ; and when that question was
b.-liu.- the    House the   gentlemen   opposite
cuuld then have   stipulated   iu favor   of tow-
freight charges.    He was sorry ta   say that
the talk was as   much   on the   Oovernment
side as on   that of the   opposition.    He believes, however,   the company   should ban
shown a more   generous  spirit iu   treating
with the people for the right of way for the
extension,     It had been said   that the stockholders derived ten per cent out of tlie road,
but he   did   not   believe   it.    Of  his   own
knowledge he   knew that the   compauy did
not derive as much out of the road iu British
"ol.inbia as   was   paid  to the section men
and road workers emp'oyed ou  tbat  part of
the tine.
We must remind our readers tbat Mi.
Dunsmuir is a partner in the firm of
Huntington Crocker k Co., the greatest
monopolists on this continent; and, that Mr.
Dunsmuir bought a large number of lots in
tbe tpwH of Vancouver. We need not point
out how very tame and inaccurate his statements are, as ,i defence of tbe C. P. U- Co.,
n* as au advocate ot Vancouver.
Mr. Verunn said the amendment of the
opposition was frivolous and that no better
rates could be obtained from the C. P. K.
Co. He generally pouh poohed the opposition strictures. Mr. Vernon owns a
good many tots at Vancouver.
AN Oils TINA Tt*. (ASK
'In the spring of '831 was nearly dead,
aa everybody around my neighborhood
kisews. My trouble WM caused *>y obstinate
constipation. One bottle of Burdock Blood
Bittora cured me entirely." This statement
ii made by Walter Stinson, of Oorrie, Ont.
^^^^^^^^^   Also a ,J.'od .^^^^^^^^^
F_A._R,:---L W-A-GGrO-tST.
P.rtu lil.ia to Ik leit nt the
' ..I-AI'.IHAX   Omc'K,
test  \V__tMiiii_U-r,
FIRST-CLASS
FOR  SA-IjI...
IMPORTERS AND DEALERS IN
General Merchandise
Clarke St.,  Port Moody,
|^ I \  Q*   I   Q G| HAVE I'.K. Kl\ Kl. A rnMI'l.KTI. A.M. -I.I.!'  I  Mm K <,K
GROCERIES & SUNDRY OTHER
GOODS
The uudcrsigut-d has on baud a large ijuan
tity of the vr.Ky m>r Oedar Shingles, whiei
he will sell in lots to suit, at pt ices never ba
fore beard of in British Columbia.
Send tor prices before purchasing else
w bora
Addn-HH all ordeis to
wm. r. peters, >
GAUm Hniii, I'ort Moody.
Over 6,000,000 PEOPLE USt
FERRY'S SEEDS
in *~"
Which They  now Offer For Sale at Low Rates.
l'.'ii  M ly, l_t.ll Ni ■. .   I8M!
O.M.FEIHY 4 CO.
_r- ____.li*_t"U.'rli"
uumt mum.
in tht htorttt.
D.M.FERRYXCO'S
UlMlrr.U-1, IH.-
|iripUt«lirrlr*'
ISEED (WNUA-
For 1887
will U Built-
t_I_GIN   HOUSE   !
Port Moodv. B. C.
ciutom***.
without or-
dsrinaft.
/nM-Kobi-'tO
*Jl.f."";i -*
um mini/ Oar-
dm. sfUld or
. r SKIDS aWaJ-J
tent fur it. Address
I.M.FEIITACO.
Wmdsor, Ont.
The Clarence.
\m. KATES and IMllOLAS STKKK'1.
VICTORIA, B. C
i iunk u. itiniAitiis. jr.. Lewee.
l'ricei Moderate.     Tiiuri-tn' Setdquttt.n,
Firat-Clau in Kvery Reipect.    Folly
Supplied with all Conveniences
nl Modern Hotels.    New
and Klegantinall iti,
Appnintments.
Tliis Hnlr'l i.-; tli<_■ lii-r-t .nui inirsi .i.iivi niiiiilv loouted for Iruvel-
'   For 1887      ii.'l's lu .iml from llie ('.  |\ K. ti uiiiini^,   livi iili.T vlnj.,., sti'iiinlioat   or
pree to".-!    railway, being the General  PiiasengPi   l>Sj.ot, nml HeodquRrteni fiw
•fffiSJ-i-."'.   | liiiKJu.-sM liini liRitiiig the new VAty.
Ike Telephone Office w located in lhe Houw, giving ^urstH tlie
advantage of upeaJcinK with fri, *i., I - nl I'itlier N. « Weatminater, Hastings, or Vancouver.
Toe Table ta equal tothe beat on the Mainland.
The  Parlora and  Bed-rooma rm- neatlv fnrniahed and well venti
Inted.
The Biu-i'iioiii is large, and supplied witli Card, Pool undUilliurd
Tables, and the leading Local, Canadian and American Newspapers
for the entertainment and instruction of (.nests.
The Bur is constantly .applied with Brands ol llu. Besl Wines.
Liquors and Cigars.
The Public may rely on receiving every Courtesy and Attention
from the undersigned at most REASONABLE HATES.
(3-.  l^oCOSI-^E.R.-.Z-,
Proprietor.
CascadeHotel
Y-A.X_._B, B. O.
The Heat Hotel attire head ol EUirer Navi-
• -ti"ti 'imI Railway travel,
Wiititi|H-£ Hou§e.
COB.   dLAEK   AMi   KV1.K   sTUKKo.   ...M,*T   MQODT.
Worms cause feverisliuoss, moaning aud
restlessness duriug sleep. Mother Graves'
Worm K-.'terminator is ]>leasantt sure, and
effectual. If your druggist lias none in
stock, get liim to procure it for you.
To lessen mortality and stop the inroads
of disease, use Northrop k Lyman's Veg
table Discovery and Dyspeptic Cure. For
all diseases arising from Impure Blood, such
as I'iniples, Itlotolu-s, Biliousness, Indigestion, etc., etc., tt has no equal. Mrs.
Thomas Smith, Klin, writes: " I am using
this medicine tor Dyspepsia ; I have tried
many remedies, but this is the only one that
lias done me any good.
Ifollauxiy'n OhUnientand Pill*.—Though it
is impossible, in this climate of changing
temperature, to prevent ill-health altogether,
yet its form and frequency may he much
mitigated by the early adoption of remedial
measures. When hoarseness, cough, thick
breathing, and the atteuding slight fever indicate irritation of the throat and chest,
Holloway's Ointment should lie rubbed upon
theso parts without delay, and his Pills
taken in appropriate doses, to promote its
curative action, No catarrhs oi sore throats
can resist these remedies, Printed direction envelope every package of Holloway's
inedicamenta, which are suited to all ages
and conditions, and to everyordinary disease
to whieh humanity is liable.
HB SHOOK  IT.
I was subject to ague for two or three
seaaons, which nothing would eradicate uu-
til T tried Burdock Blood Bittars, since.
which time, four years, I h.t-ve had no return
of the disease." W. J. Jordan, Strange,
Ont.
lUrio   OurNTtso.—lu   factories    where
pencils  are   made   in   numbers,   a   simple
W. TAYLOR
Can oftsr  the best accommodation ami   the
best table in Yale to the travelling pubic,
THK  BAU is well supplied with choice
Liquors and Cigars.
THE GREAT FRENCH REMEDY.
UK. LeDOOVJ PKKIODM AL PILLS.
Di, LeUt_o's Pills sr,' ths oLDHsr, mors gent-rsl
Ij needed, sod uoaj ■SLliaj.B rsnisdv for (hs <•■ •
of sctramsiii) MKKSTaoATiaM, snd olh**r r■■■■■*it*.■.-.
disssses, sad whsrsTsr ik-.** 1i»t- h*-»n lutrxduced
liSTt drlTsn every i-lh-i run■*••_.** nut nf th" mirk 1-
ThST wsre first Introduced Into Psril, Frsnie, by
Dr. LsDuc In 11-tS, snd hsvs in lalned ths or>titi*l
sacs of tks ruhll. that they hsve fsr y«-.rs>ifna
lhe stuidlng rsmsdy in every hou*s__«td, bnt ihty
mnst nst hs taksn dnilns prsflosney.-% 1. II. Her*
rln».  and  P.s. Curtis k  ('**.   Nsv Westminst**r.
T.MfiMeelefi  Ladaat'i LsudinR ; B. fCeDewcll ft
d»,, Taneouver ; Pimb'iry k Co., Nsnsluio ; ind
Wholesale ef Lanstey k O.. Virt^nrn Hall. Tic
torls. dealer) In Medicine; Hastine*1 fiaw Mill C>.,
Ths Tsncenvsr T>rua Oe., VsncnnTsr ■ W. E. Me.
CartusT k  Si...,  TaseniiTtr aid  Esmlsept ; 3.  B.
UvelLTale;   w   K   Ut-en, !>■*•*■ VMIit ;  Clnrks
* Ot., Kawleain.
PortMoocLy
'pHIS HOUSE. JUST COMPLETED, is THBEE ST OKI lis IN
1 height, is liuvil finished throughout.; hns n Bar well stocked ut nil
times with » gooil sell rtimi uf the choicent
■WI"N"ES, 1-iIQ.TJO-E^B <fe C1C3-_A._RS.
The Gentlemen's Bitting Boom iu ti model of neatness and ruinfort,
where will be found, for the use of guests, tin* Canadian, American
and looal newspapers. The Ladies Parlor is elegantly furnished. The
Dining Room is large and handsome, and the tables will always he
Supplied with the
The   Best in  the Market
The House hus   the  capacity  ful' the   uei .inundation of   "ill   guests,
having over   -" rooms furnished with
First-class  Spring Beds  and Bedding
and Fire Escape from each room,
and hus a commanding view of the beautiful harbor.   The House will
be conducted on lirst eluss principles al Modebate Rates.
Patrons may rely on receiving
proprietor and his attendants.
everi  possible attention  from the
T.LEVI,
31
riri.rlrlKfi
l'HK
STATUTORY TERMINUS
OK TIIK
mrthod oTn-otto. .mSbtob-A w.t(i»i Oanadiaii Pacific Railway*
view tn saving tunc Rttd troulile.    Stripes of I **•'•■•»••*•'***•>••••-*•-       * ww-.**w      ■.*«■■_•    wj
umi.l art-   eiuployeil,   having in   each   144
giuitivfa, ami thu workman, taking a handful
of penuils,   rapiilly   tuba   them   along   the
omul once   and back, thus   filling   all   the
groove.) in whieh tho pudls lie,  similarly to
pons on a rack.    In live suconds a gross may
thus be counted, without the least likelihood
of making a   mistake, and   much time   and
labor are saved,—Industries,
CALK DO NIA     HOTEL,
PORT   MOODY.
R.   B.   KELLY,
Proprietor.
THE PBOPBIETOB OF THE ABOVE HOT! L  akespl
■ .1 11 •  -    -    .   I   ...    .   L. II'    ll    1 I   >    I      I    '    t
and THE BAB is i rovided witl. a' well-
_.—— —j^._.--. ...  _ ieasure
in announcing thai the Honso is nnw completed with even convenience for the traveling public. THE TAB] ESiuewell Bupplind
with every article in spas '"'
elected Stock of
-t-TOTIO-B.
DOMINION LANDS.
PUBLIC NOTICE 18 HEREBY (JIVEN
that the undersigned is prepared to
receive applications and grant entries for
.Surveyed Dominion Lands iu townships 9,
11. 1*2, 18, 24, 38, 4(1. 41 and 42, New Westminster Dfstrict,
Applicants miiHt personally appear before
the undersigned, at the Dominion Lands
office, New Westminster, to make the affidavit and pay the entry fee of $10 prescribed
by the Regulations, governing the dispoaal
of such lands.
H. B. W. AIRMAN.
Agent of Domiuiou Lands B.C.
New Westminster, Jan. 24th, 1887
A. K. howse,
>.''._.•?■■. eonUim- the chief Items of inter
K"r-htT,,"p,?|,le ,   M Wiu !"  nl'a"lv"'!i.igtl...t*.copyoia.,wn..,_ —-
|^_thc,p_ech_.iolrtMr.   Bnle ir..,i, Nor. , ,u „„t,-,3 of'Nervation ami notice! of Hit
•^■tmin.Ur and Mr. Orr from tliu diatriot.
*t the action of the ('. P R Syndfcata-u
"rt t> oo unquMtioneil and iho peculiar de-
'i«« of the liat Parliament nrr lik-h lo Im
nvettigat-il. Itwill In « difficult ri,..ttn
"' the < ioverum-iit to etar th«n-wlv<*i nr
*»P«t to their proceedings with regard to
"^PtJit  ol   land at   Kngli-li   B»y »nd we
»t see why that contril)nii"n to the rail-
*? immpany ahould not be rMcimled Tlie
■*init»lf waa.  we are inclined tiitlimk.
^!»l,   and the company caiiin.t ludrl I-""1
"•n hy tiuate-a.	
r for artistic mnnum-nial wnrh aiiplv t..
-O'lti Rmlge,  "Victoria   MarMe   \\ork«,
"mU Street, Viotoria. C. R Monolt,
<wt, Sot WeitmiiurUr
all n.'treei, o, niH«Mu«
I'-nci'lling of roaervationri, and all correapon
dence lietween the Provincial and Dominion
1 'mvmnienti iii any nay relating to re-
\'i'i-.i ii the lands and tnwnsite ol Granville lying to the weal ot what ia known ai
ihe Xortli Riail tn Hnrraril Inlet, in the
Dihtrii-t of New Weitrninster, to the Pro-
vim.-,' of British Columbia.
Hy Mr Bole—On Tueaday next-
That nn order of the Houae he granted for
.aipiea of all correspondence between \V. H.
l.ridii.,, M.Pl',, JameaOrr, M.PP., ind W,
Nomirin Bole, M.PP.. and the Honnrahle the
I'liief Commieaioner of Lands and Worka, re-
■.peetiug the roada between New Westminster City and Port Moody, and New Westminster City Ind Vancouver.
J.& A. CLEAR-HUE,
COMMISSION MERCHANTS.
a*<i>
Manufacturers' Agents.
o_*i.r.H- m
FlllllSi* AU, kl\IIS OF l'|llHli;iH.
A.",* for Oi-ord Soap Works, W.opd!ta-ck,
Ontario.
YATES STREET, VICTORIA, B. C.
T. 0. BOX 536.
Surveyor,
Real Estate Broker,
Conveyancer,
Etc., Etc.
Town Lots for sale in
every part of the
Town site.
Excellent Farms for
sale—Cheap.
Suburban Properties
suitable for market
gardeners, etc.
LIQUORS   &c   CICxA-I^S.
THE BEDS ine well aired, uml the SuiMim in extensive and
the best of 1'Vutl always ready for Horses.
It .uny be well to remind visitors Hint this lintel is within n few
minutes walk ofthe Railway Wharf and Station, and just al tlie terminus of the   new rood.
Guests may depend on receiving every attention nnd a hearty
welcome from the undersigned, whose long experience is a guarantee
of everything bein^ oomfortable and satisfactory.
J. T. SCOTT, Manages.
TSTIEW
BOOT "! SHOE STOES,
Clarke St, Tort Moody.
■J.   TAYS
NOW OF MtWM
Niititi' is hereby given that NORMAN
FRASER, Contractor, Port Moody, bu sh-
signed nil Ins Roods, chattel! snd effeoti tu
ni.. for the benefit <>f his oredltore. All tie*
mandfl against hun art- to he made tn, mul
all debts due to him to.be paid to the nnder*
signed forthwith,
JOHN TAYIbOR.
Port M Iv, Oct. 29th, 1886.
IF-AIR-INl ~FOZL SALE
Begs to Announce that he has opsned tbe
above store with a well selected atni-k of
goods at reduced prices, which are warranted ■ ^	
tO rive satisfaction.    He iTsv-eetftillv invltei _, ..   ■.,,_,-_-,.,      ■ ,. .        ... . ^	
aiiLpi'i'iiiiimf,,,,.,  C RES EM   ISLAND
'
Every information
freely given,
OFFICE-MURRAY   ST.
PORT ilOODY,  B. 0.
RAKEOHa\NC'<
! Contftmiiif; 120 acres; HU acres In a'high
.siat.* of cultivation. Good house and barn
thereon. Kor further information apply on
the premises tn
J. .1. BOYD.
SMllll FIRM FBI! UUL LICENSE TD CUT TIMER,
A Furni oontainiiig 160 acres of spli.mliii
land with farm house, lirinis sheila, aa*..
thereon—conveniently -itmiteil near Bchool
anrl poat nffiee—will be snltl a bargain if ini-
mexliately pnrchas-d.
For further particnlam apply tn
S. W. LEHMAN,
Fnit Mooily.
Or 0__1K-TK Orrici
To the Minister ofthe Interior, Ot-
towa.
1 beg leave to apply for  a  lieelise  to  oat
Timber on tin, went half of aeetioll 86, Tn»u
ship 40,   anil   the west  halves of w-tioun 2*
and   11,   Tiiwnshp 41,   New   \V-_tiiiiiu,t> i
Distriet. ,...,, ,
THOMAS C'AHILL
i    July 12, 1886. ■Ihf T'Oit i\\nh ©tjtttt
•s.V'TKI'AY
.KKBKL'Att.    •.  issT
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THK WEEK'S NEWS
HOME
111 lbl* I."'al! l,'-^isUtlllr oil i'llili.\
lust Norman Holi- rel'ciicil lu llu- stiite-
inents M—da I'V .lohn K'lli-ini us. '-iih-
|,ertinent, untrue nml un.-:,ll.-.i tor.
Misconduct is mil r.i-riiiis ami h, ,h,e,
nut know how to Ik- digolflod or
courteous, lir slniiilil n„t have n-
terred tn   events   whirli    |ineesloil  the
Int,1 elect inn ns BVef] wol'il sniil nf III-
broken    |iliiinisi s    is    tnu-.' I.onsoii
smiled Iin a laUl'simk** while I..il.
iml I.ailiii|'i|i*si'rilH*il liis conduct In
a roundabout way In- admitted tliat he
is guilty of bribery. These ete liis own
■vnrils "I'.i n curious combination of
iiauiiistaiHi'. I vi_it.il my coii-tituetits
toriiiiHull with tlii'in in regard in tlu'ir
money iviiuireiiiHiitii, ami at tin- same
liim. to secure my re-election ; but I
ni'vi'r promised tlii'in anvtkittg. Hi*
knows tin. people of thii I'l-ovinr,' ml.
tnire suuci'H-ful knavery, anil thTWtun.
Ire did not blush when he iiianV Hint
lonfession before the Hounc
Attorney IJeuoral Davie sml in re
terence to the •.250,000 bond j-iven by
the Syndicate—"I do not lielii've that
my member will have the temerity io
say tim*. because the 0. P. K. Oo., had
not completed its contract that thr-
b md should In' forfeited !''
Heaven--There is no authority in
the Und let to authorise lhe transfer
nf the 8.000 acres to the C. P. K. This
irnnsaction is illegal, and the transfer
nf the Island to Dunsmuir, Crocker o.
Do., is precisely the same—illegal
too."
Higgins lute editor and proprietor of
the "Colonist" declared that "the Oom-
pany's conduct was scandalous ; and expressed the hope that the 1900,000
would be collected.
In discussing amendments to address
Heaven proposed the following clause —
•'VVe regret that your Honor's ministers
did not stipulate for reasonable freight
rates for our products over the Company's line when granting to them
large and valuable conc.-ssions. . . .
We consider thnt the present prohibitory rates are detrimental tn the
ruining, agricultural and oniniiicieial
interest of the Province.'' And the
undernamed "repri'sentntives of the
people" said~-"xo." Allen, Davie,
Turner, Haker, John, draft, Duiisniiiir,
Anderson, .Mriitin. Hobsnii, Vernon,
Prior, Cowan, Higgins, Thornton,
.Mason, and A. K. B. Davie. Now
who will venture tn say that nur representative inititutiou is nnt u sham .'
All the laws made by theso local petty
foggers will be repealed with rifles.
In reference to the sixth clause
Stenliouse made   nn excellent   -peach,
He exhibited tbe   ignorance  ul   local
Legislators and pointed clearly to the
fact thai the laws have no meaning—
lliere gabble, parrot law. He said—
"The Island railroad is only 7o miles
long, but the land extending sixty miles
beyond the end ofthe railroad was given
to Duiisniiiir CriMikenxCo.' lirunt said
the revenue from the Wellington mines
has run up into the millions. 115,000
acres of coal lields have been given
away und Oounx hns uo railroad.'
Iliinsuiiiii assured the HoUlH thai
the debate was waste of time. Every
thing said he "is iu my hands, and it is
uot in the power of this House to
meddle with my rights."
Theo. Davie would not submit to
such insolence and hinted that "the
tiovemment might discover before the
end of the session that Dunainuir was
its worst enemy."
Heaven was amazed, and grievi-d to
see the mini heaver making a show of
himself. I'he people nil over the Province say—"Hu is the Government. '
He took all he wanted and now he
defies this House. Hut the people nl
Uritish Columbia will rise in their
might, and smash the monopoly. His
conduct ill beooinei ft man who had
benefitted to the extent nf half a
million by an act passed last session,
Dunsmuir—I rise to a point of
order.     I never got half n million.
Beaven—rotate your poiut of order.
Thnt is nnt one.
Dunsmuir -Yon are stating a false
hood!
Bole warned the Government,
They should remember thnt public
opinion has changed acts of Pnrlia
uienl, and he hinted to the member
for Nanaimo that a king mny arise
who will not acknowledge Joseph.
Capitalists can take care of themselves
but the House should take care of the
people. He hoped Dnnsinuir would
use his power leniently, if not he would
see it taken away.
Ten days ago the "Colonist" assured
its readers that Dunsmuir is the son
of a coal miner. That title did not
please the great man. Then the "Colonist" gravely uiiiioun.es him to be the
sou of a coal mine owner ; but in 'he
House, this week, he prOgftd himself to
be the sou of selfish ignorance. The
people ought to put him into a chariot
and harness to it, thu sixteen slaves who
voted with him in favm nf probtb
itory railway rates. Smithe. Itnbson.
Davie, and the others in harness; Ned
Allen ou the l>ox sent, and Dunsmuir
in the coacl', would be n real good illus
tration, a credit to the country. If the
people had any wit at all they would
insist on giving Dunsuiuir an ailing in
n provincial coach drawn by his hum
l,le servants who are supposed to re
present the taxpayei-s.
The coach—the coach 1 By all
means put him in the coach and Jgive
Ned Allen the whip.
foermtmmtm iiiendlv. She dors not
apprehend   tbat    any   ili.tui lance   of
I.IUi.-M'nli |'■ ..'•■ will result limn til''
uuniljiwli ,1 inlitu vi'1'i.y which bris
arisi ii in southeastern  Europe.
She MMNd the Common* that the
condition nf Ireland reOBirc. their
-i nun. attention Hills [ur lhe im-
l'i",, in. ni 1.1' 1,-j.nl (biMriiiiieiil in
Kngland and Scotland will In- pn
< filial, and, if -tossihle tle-v will he
tiilliimial by inirisuiis dealing vitbtbe
sani'- subject in li.-laiitl. The mode nl
levying titles wil. be altered, and
universities loloniicil. A nu MN
ib-aling with the regulation of i.ul
»;iy rules anil ttl.- Uuiluh'llt Use nl
iii'i- limiilis' marks will I*" introduced.
And Bar .Majesty prays that the
Almighty Hod may «lt«-inl ibe labor ,,f
Iui- failhful  (/ominniis
I.Hsi week at Cahircoiilish iu l.iuui
ick County, Kdward O Grady, a tenant
ou the Cubbctt .state, was evicted.
O'Crndy, and twenty of his fiieuds
armed, were iu the upper story, and
the stair case cut away. Ladders were
placed against the walls outside aud
the bailiffs and police went up ; but
thev OMM down in hoi haste under the
inlliieiice of hot MM*. The cont'st
lasted for three hours. Ultimately a
hole was cut in the ceiling while the
police with rifles kept the In-sieged at
bay. The fortress surrondei-cd and the
sherilf entered ; no one hurt except
the bailiffs who were half boiled.
To Gweedore iu Donegal on tbe
MUM day a sheriff escorted by 100
policemen went to execute decrees,
Three thousand men aswuibled to resist by force if necessary. One ofthe
constables hit one of the peasantry
with a baton, and the result was a
desperate light ; live of tbo police wero
badly wounded, and would have been
kill.il if it were not for the influence
of a Roman Catholic priest. The
police and tbe sheriff roiired, and left
the tenants undisturbed. On the way
back through one of tbe wild passes in
Donegal the sheriff and the police had
a narrow escape. Huge masses of
granite were rolled down from the
mountains, the cars were smashed and
the horses killed but the police escaped.
The London "(Standard" publishes a
copy ofthe new Coercion Hill. It em
powers the crown to summon special
jurors, and change the venue of trials ;
it enables magistrates to deal summarily
with conspiracy, intimidating, and boycotting. The bill has been approved
by tho Cabinet, and will, iu order io
evade criticism, be formally applied to
the whole United Kingdom.
In the London stock market there
was n panic on the 1st instant in con-
•equence of a telegram received from
Vienna where a decree was issued to
regulate the movements of the Lund
sturin. A mil linn of men arc sum
monad to be ready for war at a
moments notice. If thu summons be
received before the uniforms are distributed then the men are to wear au
insignia of yellow and black armband*,
bearing the number of the regiment.
It is further Ottered that each man
shall provide himself with a metal
badge, by which he may be identified
dead or alive. The order is regarded
ns n sure sign of war.
A despatch from Paris assisted iu
causing tbe fall in the stock market.
Oen, Boulanger says:—"Germany docs
not mean to do anything so foolisdi as
to ssk France for explanations."
Four great army corps are now
forming in Austro Hungary; 250,000
men in each ; the commanders are already named. These gigantic pre
parnt ions have beeu undertaken with a
view to contingencies that may arise
in case of war between France and
Germany.
The special correspondent of the
"Daily News ir. a despatch dated at
Paris on the 3rd inst. says: "We
,re accmed of inventing and circulating wsr rumors to create a panic in
the stock market.' Gen. Boulanger declared to-day tbat these rumors were
traps inl ended for France. He says :.
—•'She is calm and can defy the
iiiBiio.tivers of all hor enemies. There
will be no war if Germany is not re
solved to have it—but—if she wishes
to begin—well —it can't bs helped."
It is evident the French generals believe ihat France is well able to face
any foe on the battle field. All ov..r
Kurope the signs of war are unmistakable
A decree of divorce was granted last
week t'i Ihe Marchioness of Queens-
berry. The Marquis had no defence to
make.    He is a rotten egg.
i
UNITBD   KINGDOM.
Her Majesty in a speech from the
Throne at the opening of Parliament
ou the 27th ulto. assured the lords
that ber  relations   with   all   foreign
UNITED STATES.
In the Senate at Washington   there
was a great fuss over the   fishery question.      Senator   lngalls   believed   "it
must be ultimately settled by   negotiation or by »ar."    That   sentence is a
good sample of nothing.    The question
will not, of course, be   settled   hy   the
fishes.    He continued    lo   scream    in
spread    eagle   style,    and     talked    of
vengeance,    "An eye  for   an   eye,   a
tooth for a tooth, a fish for  a   fish, an
! insult for an  insult,   a   wrong   fnr   a
I wrong, and a blow for  a   blow."     Hut
! he never thought of saying —"I   forgot
' the   prologue   lo   this   oration.     We
| must have a great fleet   of   iron dads,
; torpedoes, and fortresseson the coast''
i It is pretty certain that the politicians
are prepsring to dive into   the   public
purse and lake out   money   enough to
j build a fleet that will never float.    His
i speech is a curious sample of rant, and
evidence of a hedge school   education.
He wss followed by Senator Krye, who
| recommended the exclusion of Canadian
fish from the American market.    If the
Canadians cannot sell fish th- ir   trade
in the fishery will collapse.     He   believes this idea should be embodied  in
a proclamation to   lie   issued   by   the
President.        After   theae   two   Don
Quixotes,   came   Senator   Vest   who
I very   wisely   declared     tbat   a   war
I with England would   lie   the   greatest
' calamity that could befall the Kepub-
I lie.    The world in arms, he said. conM
mil  cinipli'l   the I'nitasl   Slates;   but-
Ill  a maritime wai   »b»i   could    an-wer
|..r  ib.    iisiili I     lb-   would    not    run
•lhe uk of throwiug dowu llu  g«'.;.    of
battle to engage  iu -in li a war.      Why
wishes to invite audi ■ contest]   Whal
ever bis patriotism or military   ardour
111 l\    !•»',   if lie     stops    f,»|   a    lllllllirlll      lu
think nf lie' . ii'.riiioii- laa. of life aud
I'lojuiiv that would U* eausi'd by su.rh
a wm he will pause The Hag lhat
braved a Ihouaand years tie battle and
the bn •■/•■ is vet II t'-I'Mir lo lile sclealll
ITS.
Th.- proprietors of the San Francisco
"Examine,    have dis, mired that   human I.i urns are toMea,    ai'd    tbat    the
eve, a., a medium  lot   roiiveviu''   ideas
to llu- mind of a multitude, is   far superior lo the i nr, in fact lhat the shoes
of a multitude, a.   mediums   lor   con
vcymg ideas, arc just as useful as ears,
and therefore tin-   "Examiner'   ll    un
illustrated paper.  The last iiuiiiIht enn
tauis in a group of pictures represent
Lag bead,     Socrates the ' ln-ek, Hayard
the American, Sir Isaac    Newton   the
Englishman,     Andrew    Jackson    the
Yankee, Nupol the (ireat, Secretary
Whitney, and Cliailemange. And
then we are gruvely informed "thut
all these men had large noses, and that
Hlaiue's nose is, lovely, decidedly ug
gif.sivc ; that Sam Houston, Tom
Benton, and Andy Juckson had noses
of Hie smue character ss Ciesurs; and
that the uiciiil-crx of Cleveland's cabinet are ull Urge iiumkI men." It is evident ihe proprietor of tbe "Examiner"
is bidding for patronage to the owners
of big noses ; and that In- believes the
big nosed Yankee, loves a substantial
posset of sweet flattery. "Great men
have scorned great recompenses,' but
where is tbe Yankee living, or lhe
Canadian, thut would scorn a good sub
st uitial compensation for services ren
dered to himself? Sixty millions of
people answer - "Not on this continent." Oh, no! Old ideas are played
out, and big noses as witnesses are
worthless It is quite possible that
the greatest thief on this continent is
the owner of the finest nose. John
Rolisou'snose is hooked like a Koman's,
and isn't he a rare sample of the
modern great man? The greatest man
on this continent to day is merely a
cunning maggott,
Iu Douglas county, HI., on Monday,
there was a great wolf hunt. Two
thousand men, armed with clubs and
knives, and followed by two hundred
d..gs, surrounded a forest infested by
wolves, The sport was excellent, and
thirteen grey wolves were  killed.
At Carnesville, Mo., on Saturday
night, Bill Sanders, a murderer, was
taken out of jail and with a rope aliout
his neck he was mounted on u mule.
In thut position he confessed and asked
the crowd to pray for him. Yes, said
Bill, 1 killed Swilling. He wus lying
on his right side, and 1 struck him
with the edge of the axe on the left
side of ihe head. His wife raised up
iu the bed and "hollered"—"Oh, Lord!
Papa!" I struck ber on top of the
bead with the edge of the axe. I then
turned to the other lied where the boys
wen, sleeping, and killed tbem with the
edge of the axe. The baby cried and
I gave it a top of the axe handle.
"Pray for him," said one of tho crowd,
"Git!" and he gave the mule a blow,
and there was Hill Sanders dangling on
u branch. He died without u struggle.
Are there many human monsters of
this kind on  earth!      Bill   was   sup
finsi'il to be a good iuitured man; but
io was a fiend —a devil escaped from
hell.
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ItU-CK RILIKF.
"One buttle of Hagyard's Pectoral Bal-aiti
cured ine of a sore throat aud loss of voice.
One trial relieved tue when all other medicine failed, aayi Misa I. McLean, Belfoun-
taiii, Oat.
li there anything more annoying than
having your com stepped upon! Ia there
anything more delightful than getting rid of
it» Holloway's Corn Cure will do it. Try
it and lwr convinced.
liilhert Laird, St. Margaret's Hope, Ork
ney, Scotland, writes: I am requested by
several friends to order another parcel of
Dr. Thomas' Kclectriu Oil. The last lot 1
got Irom ynu having b-i-n tested in several
cie-n of rheumatism, lite given relief when
doctor's medicines have failed to have any
effect. The excellent qualities of this medicine ahould be made known, that tha million! uf aufferera throughout the world may
benefit by its providential diacovary.
Thosk Twin Fobs to liodily comfort, Dya-
pepaia and HilinuaneHs, yield when war ia
waged againat them with Northrop * Lyman's Vegetable I'irtuovery and Dyspeptic
Cure, Ita uae also insures the removal of
Kidney and U*«rinc maladies, and promotca
unobstructed action uf the liowela. The
purity of ita iiiitr-dienU ia another point in
ita favor. Aa a blood purifier it haa no
equal. It ia also a great favorite with the
ladles.
Anvics To Mothers..—Are yon disturbed
at night and broken of yonr rest by a sick
child Buffering and frying with pain of
Cutting Tnccth * If so aeud at once and get
a bottie of "Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup"
for Children Teething. Ita value ia incalculable. It will relieve the poor little auf-
ferer iniinediately. Deiwmlupon it mothers;
there is uo mistake about it. It cures
I'yaeutory and IHarrh.ua regulates the Stomach and Bowels, cures Wind Uoliu, eoftens
he Hums reduces Inflammation and gives
tone and energy to the wholo system. "Mre.
Winslow's Soothing Syrup" for children
teething is pleasant to the taste aud ia the
prescription of one ..f the oldest and best female physicians and uurses in the United
States, and is for Sal. by allt druggists
throughout the world. Price wenty-dve
cents a bottle. Be aure and ask for "Mrs.
Winslow's Soothieu Syrup," and take no
other kind.
JOYFUL NEWS.
It is certainly glad tidings to th* poor invalid to bo informed of a remedy that will
give prompt aud sure relief in caae of painful sutferiu^. Such a remedy ia Hagyard's
Yellow Oil, adapted for internal and external nee in all aohea, pains, lameness aod
soreness. It cures rheumatism, neuralgia,
uk throat, croup and all inflammatory
pains.
C. C. Jsooba, Buffalo, N. Y., aaya : " Dr.
Thomaa' Eclectric Oil cured him of a bad
ease of piles of 8 years' ataudiug, having
triad almost every known remedy, betides
two Buffalo Physicians, without relief; but
tb* Oil eured liim ; h* think* it cannot he
recomoKudid too highly."
FOREIGN AFFAIRS.
There seems-to be a contest between
I those who think that peace will Im. inain-
| tained in Kurope and those who think
! Ibat em is inevitable ; we suspect in
i the caae uf ibe first, thai the wish is
Ulhei lo the thouglu. It wouid be well
if (-eople would iciiuinlicr that war will
nut lie entirely the result ul a longing
for conquest or the gratification of a
desire for revenge; it is in a great
measure to counter act the universal
tendency lu democracy which evists in
every part of Euroix:. Pure democracy
is not a bad thing in its way; but when
it becomes alloyed with Socialism, Anarchism, Nihilism and other like isms,
it becomes a very great evil and nothing
bul tbe most radical and searching cure
can extirpate it. The only counteraction ever found to eradicate it for a
time, is war, and, therefore, we are certain to have war. Russia has unlimited
material for soldiers; she does not
bother herself with enlistment or even
conscription ; she just sends out a few
troops of Cossacks and drives in a herd
ol peasants to be manufactured into
soldiers. Human life or the most ordinary considerations of humanity.nevcr
into her calculations; if she wants
soldiers she takes them no matter if the
women and children and old people of
the village, starve to death in consequence. She does not discriminate in
favor of Russians; she takes Poles,
Fins, Georgians, Turcomans, or Turks,
with a *ierfect regardlessness of nationality ; and if she has to kill half a population to secure the other half for her
army, it Ogives her no concern. 'Then
in regard to her commissariat ; the
soldiers have carte blanche to get all they
can, if they have to kill the people in
order to get their food, it can't be
helped, but the soldiers must be sup
plied. We cannot then, be surprised to
learn, that there are nearly two hundred
thousand Russian troops hovering near
the borders of AfTghanistan, and these,
no doubt, arc intended to make an attack n|mn India, in order to divert the
attention of (ireat Britain, when the
time comes for the grand spring at
Constantinople. If these two hundred
thousand men were the soldiers of any
other country than Russia, it would be
almost impossible to maintain them on
the small oases here and there, in the
barren steppes of Turkestan. But Russian soldiers can live on very meagre
fare and when that becomes scarce they
can get on very well by living on the
flesh off their neighbors' horses. They
make very good soldiers when opposed
to wild or half-civilized races, but they
have been much overestimated as opponents to well disciplined modern
armies. It is quite likely that they may
strike a snag when they come in contact
with the Sepoys drilled and commanded
by British officers. 'The possibility is,
that the Persians may be forced to join
them, in which case it will be bad for
Persia. The Shah in Shah is the ruler
of a fine, valuable country not only for
its products, but for its position. It
has been looked on both by Russia and
England, with covetous eyes, for many
years, and the Russians have been cutting off slice after slice until it has been
considerably pared down. It may be
necessary in the course of events, for
England to take possession of Persia,
and if she does, the days of Russian
domination in Turkestan will be ended.
The excitement in France, at present,
is very great, Troops and matcriale of
war is being hurried forward to the
frontiers and the lines long fixed upon
for the defense of the country, in case
of reverse at the frontiers, are being
prepared for all eventualities. The
probabilities are certainly against the
Germans ever reaching Paris a second
time, in case of their being victorious on
the frontiers; it would cost too much.
Germany is thoroughly aroused and
having mounted her war horse, somebody will have to bite the dust and
somebody else will have to pay the
piper. It would be a dangerous thing
to cry peace and disarmament row ;
there has been too great a tension and
the leash holding the dogs of war will
certainly be broken. Austria will enter
the conflict with great reluctance, for
she knows well that she will have to
bear the brunt of the fight with the
great northern empire, at first, at any
rate, single-handed. That she will be
aided ere she falls, there can be no
doubt; but her sufferings and losses
meantime will be very great.' Russia
hates her bitterly, first because she is
composed in a great measure of the
German and Magyar races, and next,
for her temerity in taking possession of
the Balkan provinces of Bosnia and the
Herzegovina. There will be no quarter
when these two foes meet and Russia
will send her best troops to cope with
the Austrians. We note that the three
Emperors are to meet next month,
when there will be much embracing and
kissing, and hurrahing on the part of
the people. But, while this is going on
armies will be approaching each other
and the return home will be the signal
1 for slaughter. It will be verv exciting
to learn the result ol t!.e rate between
England and Russia for the command
of the Danlanclles ; which  ■..!   the two
; will get in first  and  the naval   en
ments which will  follow.     Trom recent
newt we are led to conclude that lur-
key   is   beginning   to understand  her
|«,siiinn al,d in spite ni corrU|S  r.
and  indefatigable  Russian   trca.
she will join her allies in repellin
invader.
M
THE OPENING OF  llll   I Ol
I'AKI.IAMl \ i
As we  predicted,   the tone ol the
House  is much elevated; lhe ar-quisi-
tion of such men as Baku. Bole, Prior
and Turner, must bave iis due influence ; and, should even corruption
exist, it will, al   I,-asi.  be   clothed in a
garb much less revolting than hereto
fore. The speeches of Col, li.ik.-i and
Mr. Prior took the Houae b) lurprise;
they had been accustomed to look upon
Mr. Robson with all his faults, as a
good s]>cakcr ; but nnw the illusion i.
gone; he stands oul imri in all iln-
naked deformity of a charlatan ; Ins
words, and tlie few ideas In- has, ne
stereotyped. The House, nl i nurse,
has a good many of the "old parliamentary hands " and must led the influence ol Iheir presence Im ibis sissimi
at least. In a sparsely populated country like this, it is hard fo iind mm Who
arc able or willing to give their time to
parliamentary duties. The time, nu
doubt, will eome, when we shall have
plenty who will be not only Willing, but
eager, to distinguish themselves in tin-
forum; but, that period has not arrived, so that we must make the bed ol
what we have. 'The speech Irom the
throne, the ostensible object of the
efforts uf Col. Haker and Mr. Prior, was
such a colorless and empty combination of words that il must haveui.l
Messrs. Haker and I'rior a grind deal nl
anxious thought as fo the best way of
looking at ii. 'Turn it over as they
would, they could only Iind the same
hopeless blank. Now, it may have
been thought politically prudent u>
make the Lieut-Governor the mouth-
piece for such a senseless piece of verbiage, but il this was the object of the
ministers, it Indicated one of two conditions of affairs ; either, the ministers
had nothing to say in praise of anything
they had done, and, bad nol the wit to
foreshadow any course for the tut ure ;
or, tbey were conscious Ofthe very serious complications amongst which, by
their blundering or corruption, they had
stranded the Province, and did nnt wish,
by a single word, to draw the attention
of members to any ol Iheir disastrous
actions. Sonic time ago we counseled
the electors to drive these men from
power ; but we are now im lined to
think, that the best thing the elector.
could have done, was to keep them
where they are until the affairs nf the
Province have been thoroughly investigated, and the truth elicited in relation
to a number of mysterious and murky
transactions. l-'or instance, we want
to know the true history of the Settlement Bill, how it was got up and who
were the lucky beneficiaries. We \vanl
to know for whose bcnelil the Kootenay
Bill was enacted and whn gni the
money that was spent in getting ii
through the House. We wuuld like lo
know why the Eagle Pass Road was
built and why it was paid lor, and the
reason for giving Messrs. Ainsworth
power to take up their sixty thousand
acres of land anywhere and al any
time they please, Wo have an anxious
desire to learn upon whal principle ol
law or justice the si.x thousand acres nl
land at English Hay, was given to tin
persons said to represent the Railway
Company; and, the conditions upon
which the gift was made, not being
complied with, why the land with tin-
improvements, should nut at nine, ie-
vert to the Province. It would be well
that our people should learn why upwards oi three weeks of the valuable
time of our local House, was, occupied
last session, in passing an unnecessary
and unworkable act Of incorporation
for a mythical city to be called Vancouver, on which occasion, Mr. Robson
had the temerity to bully the whole
House. It would be well tn tell the
people why that incorporation bill was
passed ; if at the request ofthe inhabitants, who the inhabitants who applied,
were; their objects and prospects.
The public should also be informed
how, why and wherefore, such an un-
wieldly abortion as lhat famous incor-
ation bill was, should have been passed
at all, and which of the ministers are
prepared to acknowledge ihe paternity.
The people ol this city would like to
know how the local House came to
have power to enable our Oily Council
to sell the public squares and open I
spaces ; and whether the" local Govern- j
ment can legally pay the thirty-seven !
thousand five hundred dollars to the !
persons said to represent the C. P. R. j
Syndicate, and when it will be paid. Il
is the height of absurdity for ministers
to pretend  that these  quest;.
no; he  referred  to,  h.
been previously discussed,
mooted in the House when i
Robson Government had  the ■__
vote every  question  down.  ih_, ,/
found disagreeable to answer
manner  of treating   iiniK.ui._iu
questions, can be adopted no |___
and re   now put   tbem   forward %
newed discussion   undei < ir, uiusunrj
thai    will   preclude  any   po, ,
blinking them,     When the Hom,
tired nl   keeping  the present mi-j^
in the  pillory, the; will doubtl.* ,
them aside and repbu e then
whose    .'..nailers    and    tend
tin in for the hi-h poailiiai.
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. *mn-«Uii.*t» twtiiry-f'tn yen* .ig >. But few
v.uuld have jiredict«d that Um rote un thii
<i-.caa.on would   ba   aliMilut**ly   uiiuiiiiii.ua.
, Id-* i.i .nipt and corduil reply I.y
Pup* lx*o XI11. to the tit *:i-tint ■■-. Made by tin*
Knir. i ni In-* *.|M'tt'ii "Mi ir|rr*f*iin tht l,m u;^
BVt-JXlV*. BlBLKs IN   ROOPH
VMKRICA.
Ki'.-iu S.-ip. Paulo.
OMOJO <■! a (ainilii
1-tKly -*i tt.-in-ii a X
South   America,   ruiee*.
•hafMlVi       A    priest
r.»taiin-n(    ftom tha
THK VTFXnOFP,I>**l \\ OOAt MIKKS.
Th*1   r_pft| dt-jMwita ol tin-   I Jon   t"i<0-ti ti'
c-Kiiitiy '-icupy a laig> otwohta\mm%m\\laa] norm
tin  diati it-ta    ul    Tclliikaaay,     LJuuvU,     ind
Miouaay.    The- rich-***!  ret urn*-   eouiv   ft
baud* of a lady   and  l-uruvd it ;   aud .-ue uf \ *{[• -J™1 utth*o places ou the right  bank uf
\1TS« -KM.AVF '! -
I rhe   colporteur*   of   tht    American     Iii hi a
i Sorit-ty li id    a box uf Hiblea    weighing    10()
jll,.   ton iii;, taken   Irom him   and    bot—tt.
Tin  authorities wouhl give   him no   icdreat*,
**,yiu^ tii.it tboGovonuiMit would   not pro-
(.'otigresa 1/fgan thu    week   with   ■Wotpi_W
pension tegislatiuu.     It- ..Uniti-m *'*M   tlit-n
turned tn matte.> .,. |.,-,l    .ute.ct.    W»| — '9\*SLmTii -'l.iliclt to'liuM   .he   German
pnallou    UIL.    WlhliniM.Ol    hiismea*. aud j , .,(- .^ tflg(tbtr „, „,,,,„«,„„ to tin- l'i. u.
ti*«'t htr-'tir-.     Ilr-i>il
live
uuiitry tu
tbi: Vitjit • thty consist both of coal aud
anthrai-ite, aud have Urn worked at
Kainonka, ■ ■ oundoroy, ami Kalitvene for
:i luuj; time. The miuea of Mioussy urein oat productive and of the beat quality in
the aouth-woat of the district ; in the north
.'lie d_acuMi..u   mtthe  bill  lor  otm*kimhtmm\'5rmm fSS,!. "'. "I'l"""' .
Agr-.alti.ral «.pc,i,.,.„i ..alio....   tt l*..a.„_!",",.'    .7 '  o     V   ' ,     V,        ''7
»r».ifn.      I   ,. *i . * '■-      ''•       \Mildthornt,     the    I  iti*.n itam
-.titrvd for a day ovn tin-oiieatn-u ol hm.-.ti   . .     . , '     . ..     .
ZZmO,    .__._._ .      I .u      i» ii      lend'r. ci.ilft inorw    JitHiUt Ilia   u.ui     p..itl,.t
^ atiox t"« inanuuiiueiil   ofthe   racilic   rail- , ,t * ..     . i        i
1 i   .1       u ..lit Hit* M-it-  ih .It  tilt-  iVOlIat-* of  tlie I   hllitdl.
roi<H ;—and llu- Honm* liiuilly   M-ltu-l down :      .. - ,,
.       i   .-.    __,. , | ... It  I-.  tit <. OUIne, il  oluuder to .'.illfoilU'l,    .li
tn delllnrrate   nM'i   tin*     lilttrlntate    <*<*illiu--| >*e I ,' I .1        n
l, ti,.- >.„,..• m-et met ■ ■• ek '0,H"''""' **»*«''**»~r«*" *•"". «■» «"™i
\\ lieu the lYfNhli nt t-H-til a -ipoeiul ini-naagt;
to CtnWpttO aaking lhat Kiiitahle action Iw
titken tor   t-eh-lpratiii^ the   t-eut*-uiual of the
tdn[>tl.*ll of tin*    (-out-litutiun of   Ihr     I'liiU-d
>iateii, In-   Hit- . -in-hii ie.I  to commit   him
-elf to any   M|*M*ciul  fi.ne   or   locoli
**ho|K*d   thai iu   ■   -tpuit   nf    p.ttn.'ti
•<|H*|i|tl"ll,   tattlltl       tllltt of   -OO*]     I'PlUlllCtitlOll,
' ohgreas would piocn-d, ele." Hut the
iMiiiintt..- o| arven Seiiiitoia, who had the
.mdai ity t<> declare that Wtahin^tou VOa
the auiUhle place f-.i botdlog MlU .'del-ration, have eoiuu iu !<>■ | lu*;-* duuo of
i iti'-i-iiii from 11v,». .*itii*H.
Waahiugtm ii the onl*. ,-ity wluue every
American ia nt home, and iu \\ hich Iih f. el*
the pride of ,ni Am.'iieiui irfllmi't owner-
dup, and tho i.xjwioti.'ii ..ill be j/iven to
Washington without ,i douht. It ru| !., -i
from '89 to fW. I'hen. incd uot. Ih* a ..on
tinuoua ruah, racket ami ooruival \>i three
yeara, aa there would bt oror .1 pnhlie air.ii
of this kind in ;i fytWOt cnmmciL*i;il mail.
Washington ianot that kind nf a city. It
cultivbtea traiHiuihty of ileportuomt, ;md
haa aufficioiit meat Iii ug ipooe to' eujuy
everything in a quiet way. It ii used to
erowda and gathering* of all kind*, an indeed
it ought to he, for tin iiatiou.d eonvciition-*
are heiii|{ held here during the pum-nt
week.
Some iii-jiiiIm-i'* of Con^re**'* hav*i *taid that
the priuctpal object of the f-ioverinueiit in
the I'a.'ilic railroad mattor, wm to ^vt wli.it
waa owing to it. Of courae it ia deotrable to
iave $_e_0,000t000, or na much of it nn cuu Im
r*cK)OTerod, from thoao who hare no right to
it, but a number of men in both btmitonw of
■ on-rrenM feel that the main thing to he
itt ■nued is the moral cl.Wt of ttduikiiig
corruption. I'he tiovcriiuient can ntTonl to
lo.ic the money, hut it cannot afford to agr
t«i a theft, if aueh there has been. The do*
aire to investigate the management of the
Pacific railroad* ia not, feheroforo, born of a
apirit of persecution ; it ia aimpty tin- duty
of (jongress to go t-i the lM»ttnni of thin
inattei.
Although the Senate voted to pension the
widow of Senator Logan at 9*2,000 a year,
the hill has e.uuiu to grief in the House committee on pensions, It ia claimed thut to
pension Mr. lyigau would cost the Govern■
meat eventually half a million by encouraging every widow whose husband had ever
been iu the army. But it appear.** that the
fund provided for Mrs. Logan by the friend*
aod admirers of her husband ha» now reached
$70,000, with a prospect of rising to $100,-
000, and this will obviate all necessity of
straining pension precedent-- tu as to n**'- *''
for hm- Hy actol  C^gee^^^ »™
gW~R2BII»^ enoambraaoa.  njx.n  tba
.Viiiif of Mrs. Logiin tu this city. The uotet
have all h«en paid off in the past fow days,
and Mra, I^igan now owns thu house known
as Calumet rlace in her own right.
Thu bill passed by the limine pensioning
dependent soldiers and sailors, who were not
disabled in the service, but who are now too
old and too feeble to work, and also pensioning the dependent parents of soldiers and
sailors has frightened those who are opposed
fo pensioning every body who ever had anything to do with the war. They fear Con-
tp-esa will uext midertaki to tension life*
ong nun • com ba taut* who have incurred
physical or mental diatihility in writing war
articles for the papers and magazines. The
aiiove mentioned hill applied to veterans of
any war, Seminole, Black Hawk, Mexican,
war of the relwllion—and gives u uniform
allowance of 9V2 a month from the time nf
the passage of the hill.
Then there is a proposition to pension
Walt Whitman, which, it is claimed, would
open the Treasury doors to an nnnyofSO,*
000 uew pensioners, claimiag that they
uracil some soldier somewhere during the
late war. They say if Walt Whitman
ought to have 9*25 a month, Clara Barten
ought to have $1,000 a year.
Washington society is intensely curious to
see the bride of the Cabinet, Mrs. Lamar,
and ita curiosity has increased with her
evident desire tu postpone her public or
eveu private appearance. Several of the
ladies of the Cabinet have railed to see Mrs.
Lamar, but she has thus far refused herself
to everyone. She ia said to he a typical
southern woman, who haa always lived
(pjietly, and when she realise that hundredi
of pens are waiting to paragraph her, it is
not surprising that she shrinks from the
public gaze. The wives of the other Cabinet
officers tell the Secretary of the Interior now
that they believe his bride is a myth.
one of our touleim**raiB
llaui with the Fiiirtsian I'lirliain-nt.of which
it faoM only & single ehambtr   a ebanibtr,
U>... uhi.-li iu tht |»r vi. ii*. e.,nlljet has per
•UKteiitlv arrayed it**olf -against the |H*oi.|e t
ieprer.entat.ive* whn  tfWIpO—   the     Laiultag.
out    nun   | Throughout the r-t..nny year* that   followed
it'll.   __** ' Biaiiiar. k'** appoltttOWflt to the pnst uf Piiuie
Minister   of    Frussis.    the     uppir     IJ nine
waa an niihtfrvientaa the Pnmfl   Hniti*e   of
I'liiiiiimiiK wai firm in the asscrtinr> ..t a eon
atitutiunal ugh to control the military
hi l.-et At the present criait a majority of
thi* hit named bodJT "ill be likely to en*
dorse flu* Cli-ioeelloin |itnpii*-a| to inornane
tl..•'i-i'inaii iirniy ; lntt such unuuinnty as
the upper llousodibplaya is nut of tin; quw
tion in the Landtag, wheie the QofttW*
Lila-iala and (ylericalt are certiin t>• eon
■ loin ii a measure whieh they rejected iu thr
HeiehstLig. Yet a bare majority of the
Luidt-ig may tatrO Ki-*iu!irck'n turn if it enn-
■ettt not oidy to give hm military programme
a formal endorsement,hut to acutliescc jn the
rem.trkubli! ofl'er of the upper Mouse to lay
on Prussia the whole -;..st of the ilenired addition to the army, provided the new K' iehi
stag ili-ill refuse to nti|Ki*e it <>o the em
pire.
Thi* would be priftical politicM with a
vengeance, fur under the organic law of the
empire the t'rusaiuu legislature has no more
right to add of ita uWO motion aud at its own
p xpeiiHu an army U"iiH to thu (Jerinan tuiii-
taiy 1'titablinhuient than thu New York Leg-
inl a ture hat to make analogous additions to
mu Federal army. This provision of the
(ieiniin imperial Constitution, whieh llis-
ni'in.k now -.eems inclined to violate, was
'oiyiually in-oTtwl at hin reipiest,    hi   order
Ul  prevent the   Hi.llll  ■■|.|epeln|etil     St'ltl'H     Ol
ventral and southern -*urmanv from maintaining military forces not directly controllable by the imperial unthnrities. He fore
sa*ff thatsnldiers whn should look exclusively
to Sax-'iiy or Kavnria for their pay, would lie
sure, in the event of intestine uoininntions,
to take their orders from l>re*dcn or Munich
rather than Berlin. Yet just such a precedent would he established should Biamarck
carry o'.U the scheme —which he has seemingly suggested tr. the Prussian Hniiee of
Peon—of levying au armed force, not at tho
general charge of thu empire, bnt at Prussia's
«ole cost.
The custom of maintaining separate
armies, followed by the Elector-* und the
Princes, caused the disintegration of the
old Cui man empire, and \ha-t*mr "■' •eeing
Prussia set au oxiin-r*-' ar the kind may m n*
•Oily art'""* *flOSo vn«***•*rs wbo 0MB mure for
_i... ii ii j ty than for the liberties of (iorm.iny.
They would sooner see the Heichstag retract
its opposition to tho army bill than suffer
the Prussian Oiet to usurp its functions.
Nor cau it be doubted that the Vatican must,
since the cessation of the fCalt.nrhnnpf, wish
to see Uermany compact aud strong, tot it
has much less to lose from the success of the
empiru iu thu impending conflict than from
tho triumph of the Krenoh republic It
would need only a hint from Rome to its
uartiians in Havana, supported ns it would
Iki by tho influence ofthe Prince ltegent,who
has bestirred himself on Mismarck's behalf,
to deprive Windthorst of several seats, and
like agencies might cause a like result in
Wiirtembergj.nd elsewhere. But even if the
Vat can should be to some extent enlisted
in Bismarck's favor, it still remains extremely doubtful whether the Chancellor can gain
thu thirty additional seats which will be
needed to give him command of the next
Reichstag when all its memliersare present
and voting.—jV. Y, Bun,
that. is. if you   •Tuloe Ismlirt*" lii/le I**"1 tl,ey produ.se anthracite.      The    work
 i*..    -. ...    jfcgn ftrv rarried on both .m pri.ate ami puh
lie lands.
On the Ut of January, 18ti.'i, the atotrk of
coal ami anthracite remaining at the pita'
moutliH waa estimated at ten million pouds
(100,000 tons) ; iu the MM of thu succeeding year the output was "il million* (NOO,000
tonal, all of which was i*ith-*r cxpurltd or
used on the apot liefore the Iwgiiiiini;; ot the
preaeut year (188Af. The number ot hands
employed at the pits of iJonct/ha* lieen thia
year 6,500 working below, and 1,500 above
ground. Tbe annual number of working
days for the pitmen is '200, Thort- were 7*1
steam engines of un aggregate of 1,258 horse
power, and there were Ix-ode. tM'2 Imt -.>
employed, of which 77 lived below.
The coal has been used in the .heating of
locomotives, steamers, fuctories, and build
ings, public and private. Transport has
been effected along the local railway"
Koslow, Veronese-Hot tnu, of Kursk-Khar
kov*A/.ov, mud of Douct/->Marioupol, and by
river carriage to various porta on the Don in
tile sua of Azov. The mean pricea in I HS.ri
were as follows: At (irouachevka blocks
of anthracite sold at 7 to 0' copecks
the jioud (a pmid p*» 'Mi pounds), at
other pits from -lit to 7 copeck*-.. Small an*
thrauitu cost at the furmer place from 5 to 7
eopeoks, elsewhere from 'J.f> to 5 copecks tin*
poud. At Novotcherkask coal was quoted
at from 7 to 12 copecks, at Kostow and
Nakhitchevau at II conecka, at Taganrog at
1*2 copecks tho pond, tne tatter price being
equivalent to 14s. oil. per ton at the present
rste of exchange.     ittttO-Ot Times.
ot Bibb-..—phiUut-lpitHt Pnmtnmjtt t%nonmwo1,
.   A l(ui;\|iAlM»lJT KOCTE.
Home mi meters from Chicago called upon
Lincoln, in S.ptcinlsr IHli'J, t<> disnm» thu
slavery <jiie-.ti.-ji, md before leaving one of
them made the following persona! appeal: —
"What y..ii hsve said tu iih, Mr. Preuidrot,
ciiiupirl-* me tn aay that it is 0 measagu to
you from our Divine Maater, through me,
i-ni.ini.iiiding you, air, lo upcn the <lo->rs of
bondage that thu -davc may go free!" Mr.
Lincoln replied instantly:— "That may lie,
uir, for I have studied this ipieatum by night
and diy, foi wuuka and for months; Iml if
it i**, ua you say, a UtOanttJQ from your I nvine
\| until, |s ll not Odd that the only   channel
He could 'tend ll by was tlllt round aliout I'OUte
by tint awfully wicked city  of   i.hirago.   -
pn'tiir Opinion.
A  NOVKL   PUNISUMKNT   FOR
PAYMKXTOK I'AXKS.
NON-
TOOTH   POWDKRN.
Prophylactic medicine is of greater value
to the public than curative, although they
are slow to give it its due; hence the subject
of tooth powders may he of some interest.
The necessity ol keening the teeth cleau,
with a view to the prevention of futuie
trouble, is overlooked ny too many, even in
the higher classes, sometimes Irom carelessness, sometimes from ignorance. Now, cannot the medical attendant do a great deal to
combat this state of things? The dental
surgeon is often aaked, "How soon shonid
the first tooth brush be used !" "As noou as
there are teeth to une it, upon" should be
the reply. An ideal tooth-powder -dinuld
be alkaline, since acida dissolve the tooth
substance ; finely pulverised, thut it iny not
mechanically abrade ; antiseptic, to prevent
decomposition of tnoA lodgtsl between the
teeth, and perhaps to de-itroy the microbes
which are always found choking the tubule*
of carious dentine ; it should contain nothing irritating to the gums; and. Iflstly, if
should be, pleasant to the taste, or tt will not
be used. Kluid dentifrice*** do not. as a rule,
clean the teeth effectually, unless they contain some ingredient which acts upon the
enamel itself; and those preparations which
are eulogised as making teeth white or preventing deposit of tartar ahould he avoided.
—Pnhlir Opinion.
SIR FRKOKKICK   ROBERTS  A\Tn THE
BUDDHIST PRIEST*.
Saul amongst the prophets was not u more
interesting figure than Sir Frederick Huberts
amongst tne Buddhist bishop* at Mandalay.
The gallant general's fame a** a soldier had
already reached the monastery there, as the
archbishop told him that "his star already
glittered with victory.'' It was not, however, known perhaps thnt tho Commander
in-Chief of India wu-. also a deep theol-.gicat
student versed in the mysteries of Buddhist
religion and law. Hut such would appear
to hsve lieen tho case if the telegram bo
correci that, after the archbishop had expounded to him the beautie*- of the Buddhist
faith and the rules which were laid down
therein for the guidance of all in authority,
Sir Frederick replied that the course recommended was exactly that which he was
following in annexing the country to British
rule. Henry of Navarre was not more open
to conviction on theological matters, and the
general is to be congratulated on so cleverly
winning the enemy's priesthood to his side.
—Broad Arrow.
NO WORK TO DO.
Brief comedy, as performed recently, with
some success, by certain members of the unemployed in suburban districts. — Act I.—
Scone—An unfrequented back suburban
street. Enter six of the "unemployed."
After making sure that there is no policeman ubout, they commence bawling a
popular hymn. Chorus of unemployed, concluding ninth verse of popular hymn with
redoubled vigor—
"Hangles of light,
A singing to welcome the pilgrums ho -of the
night,
A singing to welcome the pilgrums ho-of the
night!"
Hit. Bunglea Bountiful (at window): "Ah!
those poor men out of work! How cold and
famished they look! I wonder they Ve got
any voice left to sing with. It's really too
bad of the Oovernment, or somebody, uot
finding them any work to do. Dear me ! it's
very sad. 1 must really give them a trifle.'1
{Goes to the door, and gives them a shilling.)
Spokesman of the Unemployed : "Thank
you kindly, lady, to help poor, honest
starving' working-men, who can't get a job
uowheres, though their wives and children
is 'ungry and forlorn at home, and eryin' fur
the crust as they'd be thankful for. Thank
you kindly." (Is about to recommence
bawling popular hymn, but noticing police*
man approaching at the end of the street,
retreats hurriedly with his companions
round the comer into thu adjacent square.)
Mra. Bungler Bountiful (watching their departing figures with benevolent interest):
"Poor men ! Tm sure their distress was
quite genuine !" Act II. --Another spot in
the neiglilj.ii hnnd. Parish official discovered
superintending the removal of accumulated
Mow. Kntursix nf the Unemployed. Thev
sl'iuch about and survey tlie operations
surlily. Palish Official (uoticing them.
Cheerily): "Ay, my men, out of work. Do
you want a job ?" Spokesmen of tbe Unemployed : "P'raps wo does. P'raps we
dnsen't. Depends on what it is." Parish
Official : "It1* to clear this snow away."
Spokesman of the Unemployed: "What
clear that there away ? and what' the swag?"
Parish Official: "Vour pay will be four*
peuce an hour." Spokesman of the Unemployed: "Chivey! Four-pence an hour!
Why, what do you think me and my mates
is made of, to he slave-driven like that?
Why it would he no bargain atheightpence!"
Parish Official ; "I thought that as you had
no work ." Spokesman ofthe Unemployed : "Who said we had no work to do?
Come along, mates ! let't give 'em the 'Pilgrums' down along the hother side."
(Exeunt to support their atarving families in
a more excellent way.)—Punch.
The otUttr day, one of the members of the
St, Michael's Veatry Board, Kridgeton, Barbados, asked tho Parochial Treasurer
whether hu could inform tho lioard of the
nimi-M-r of leraons within tkc past five
years who had beeu imprisoned and had
their heads shaved for not paying theii
taxes. Jt was a matter of some importance,
because it was currently rumored about the
town that people were constantly being
locked up and subjected to the indignity of
Inning tluir heads shaved, The Treasurer
tliiiii.-ht that thin was not the way to put
tbequcstioii, but in the end it wat resolved
that tbe matter should be inquired Into,—
Cotomek a.td India,
AN   ATTEMPT TO MURDKU
A horrible attempt to murder by a
kliituiatg.ir in nqmi ■fed from Dharmsala,
Surgeon-Major Oldham, 1st Oonrkhas, aud
liis two daughter** were at dinner one day
when thu khitmatgar caught the elder Misa
Oldham by her hair, drew hack and cut her
across the jaws and neck with a carving
knife. Another servant, who waa waiting
at table at thu time hereupon ran out of the
rm m, but the younger daughter, a girl of
twelve or fourteen, attacked assailant and
managed to wrench the knife away, cutting
her owu hand severely. He then took up
another knife aud attacked the Doctor, who
in the scuffle, fell undermost. Tlie two
daughters managed to get thu knife away
from him a Mieond time, though their hands
were badly cut. Eventunlly lie was, with
the aid of a jhampani, secured and handed
over tothe jwlioe.—Co/om/V'*and India.
THE TJSMrCTLrA OOLD  FIELD.
While a groat rindi is on all grounds to be
deprecated, we are glad to heliovu that the
gold fields at Tectulpa are assuming more
and mure au aspect of pcrinarency. 'i'he fact
that thfl gold would he found to lie confined
to Brady'k (iully has bevn effectually dissipated. Satisfactory results have attended
opetatioiiH in at least two other gullies, and
there seems to he no earthly reason for supposing that these are exceptions to thu
general rule. There are two or three facts
in connection with the field which are very
significant, lu the first place, the area that
is being tested is extending daily ; in the
sweond place, the number of diggers is in
creasing rather thau diminishing; and, '
the third place, there are no such complaints
uow as were heard from many who joined in
ihe tirat rush to Teutulpa. It would ho unfair to draw the inference that all the
thousands of men upon the field are getting
gold, but it is not uufair to assume that
enough is being got to satisfy those who are
not among the fortunate ones that the
prospects are sufficiently good to justify
diligent aud persevering search. It is evt
dent that most of the diggers are of thu
right stamp—men who do uot expect to get
gold from every shovelful of earth, or even
from each hole they sink, but who have
made up their minds to give the place a fair
trial, and not bo easily disheartened by
failure.— Ret/inter.
A CLUB   OK
DIVORCED
PARIS.
Equal to thk Em erg iin cy. - Hebe i
"Une' Isrul, mammy say, hucenme de milk
so watery on top iu de moruin'?" Patriarch:
"Tell you' mammy dat's do bea' sort o' milk;
dat's (le dew on it—de eows heen layin' in de
dew." Hebe: "An' she tell me to ax you
what meek it so blue ?" Patriarch : "You
ax your mammy  what meek she so  black !"
Century.
Our Christmas Concert.—The Rector
(who conducts the rehearsal) : "Suppose
we try that movement again ? I think, Mr.
Footles, you were half a bar behind in
taking up   your point.    Oh  dear!—you're
not going, Mr Foo "    Mr.  Footles (our
Flauto Secondo, huffed) : "Yesair. 'F
you're so perticlar '• t'alf a har, I sha'n't
jiue tbe s'eiety !!"—Punch.
CAN THE MAONET CURE THE DUMB?
Dr. Charcot of the Salpetriere hospital has
beeu coutiuuing with considerable success
his experiments on hysteric and hypnotic
patients. Having satisfied himaelf as to the
possibility of transferring paralysis, nervous
contractions, and cataleptic systems from
une person to another, he next sets to work,
in conjunction with his able assistant. Dr.
i.'.binski. to apply the test tohystcric dumbness.
It in a well-known fact in medicine, that
people afflicted with hysteric epilepsy suddenly become tongue-tied, and remain so
for many years. A female patient afflicted
in tbis manner, but who was otherwise of
robust constitution, was placed back to back
with a woman who had heen n long time
cataleptic. Ry means of the magnet the
dumbness waa transferred from tho one pur-
sou to the other with the shiuu regularity
that marked the experiments in paralysis.
By continuing the experiments Dr. Charcot hopes te be able to completely restore
speech to the tongue-tied patient. The same
experiment was repeated with male patients,
and with the same promising results. It
would, of course, be premature to call Dr.
Charcot's wonderful .studies pre-eminently
successful in their immediate results as ex
amplified by thu strange experiments which
liave lieen made at the Salpetriere, but no
one oan doubt that, like Claude Bernard's
in another field, they open up a vast vista
in pathological und physiological neienoe.—
London Tcleoraph.
Soi,n —When Rev. Sam. Jones, in Omaha,
Nebraska, aaked any man present who had
never spoken a cross word to his wife to
stand up, around-faced, good-natured looking individual, with a beard, stood up.
"Thank heaven, there's one man who never
said a cross word to his wife," said Rev.
Sam. "I'm a bachelor !" shouted the round-
faced n\n\\.-  PtihUc Opinion.
Raimii CottNTiNfi.—In factories where
pencils are made in numbers, a simple
method of counting has beon devised, with a
view to saving time find trouble. Stripes of
wood are employed, having in each 144
grooves, ami the workman, taking a handful
of pencils, rapidly rubs them along the
board once and bauk, thus tilling all the
grooves in which the pecils lie, similarly to
pens on a rack. In five seconds a gross may
thus he counted, without tho least likelihood
of making a mistake, and much time and
lalair are saved.    fnaHtwrtri,
A if A IK  PROPOSITION.
There could be no offer moro fair than
that of the proprietors of Hagyard's Yellow
Oil, who have long offered to refund every
cent expended for that remedy if it fails to
give satisfaction on fair trial for rheumatism,
neuralgia, sore throat snd all painful complaints.
8tTpERSTttT(TO.s. — A Spanish bandit,
charged with a countless number of murders,
was found covered with sacred relics, crucifixes, and images of the Virgin wheu taken.
This gentleman's piety was so great that he
made ita rule never to cut a throat no Friday, or shoot a prisoner whose relatives
failed to stump up ransom-money without
saying a prayer before doing so.—Fun.
A new dining club, Ir diner de fJirorce*, is
being started, and is to meet onee a month
at Proliant's. Any member who remarries
wilt cease to belong to the club, but may remain on the footing of honorary member
ship. Theii! will be a chairman and a chairwoman at each of the monthly dinners.
Divorce is now so frei-uent that I make it a
rule never to ask a husband how his ab.tent
wife is, or u wife unaccompanied by her husband aliout him. But the great frequency is
owing to a long accumulation of legal
separations. The Mayors and Sub-Mayors
of arrondisseincnts are kept often for mariy
hours at a time as busy as they can be uu
marrying couples who come to have separations turned into divorces.
The life of a French lady separee dr. turn* et
de corps is a miserable one, inasmuch as the
separation of property can never in such a
case be absolnte, aud she is constantly
obliged to ask the husband, through an ngent
l-o sign paper*. His power to get lier locked
up in prison does not cease because of
separation, if he can show that 'his name is
being dishonored.'' However, no mnn of
honor troubles himself on this point, but in
the lower trading elastes the lives of women
who have married ruffianly husbands aud
got separated from them are often rendered
miserable by tbe base sort of dutectives cm-
ployed to dog them for blackmailing purposes.
A few days ago I went to see some friends
disjoined at a Mayoralty. They cordially
detested each other wheu they were legally
separated. In most of the eases ladies had
tho honor of war. One of them, after the
civil officer had pronounced ber dismari-ied,
went up to the ox-husband and said : "Now
that everything is straight I hope you will
put away hatred, as I am sure I have done.
I am always at home on Wednesdays to ull
friends who call, and would be enchanted to
receive a visit from you on a perfectly
friendly footing."—London Daily News.
Thr- - -• imei Brentford, l"*" Newport to
Malta, h.-.   mmOtt n  '•- _!l on (t-oar-i
but one amm l_Mt.
A deapa e|_ from Loin Ion _u.
i, covered mth   ice horn   peatfe lo Vienua,
and is entirely frosen ovei.
B_Bpam vVilham Im __*«lM 500.000
■Mrksj of hii private iii..ne> ii. ti.c -tuck of
tlictx.ttiian  African C'ompanv.
A rumor u current that tii-' BapaMM of
Kusi-i:-, Austria mid I i*iiiiiuv * id meet at
Berlin ou Emperor Willi tin'*, birthday.
So Michael Morns, Lord Chief Justice of
thr Ci.urt of tfeaUBOf. Pica* of Ireland, has
been t|,|H.in; .1 bml du f .'ustice of Ireland.
Miusiguor Rsmfailia del 1'indm... f'.pul
Nun. n. .it   Madrid, has  ha>n rieaigHSlisf tn
1    ('-iiiin.ii    .Lie,.him    ,i-    P
tar-) of Btate.
The    Noiih    Her,win    UttmOttt,    l'i ill* e    liis-
inarck'-. off-til, -peaking of   the nr^imzatioii
ot the ftf. Crni flrtfirtir. OOyt tfct    iinymay
Npcedily denial) I it. help.
The -iiu.iiint cf reduction nt renta accepted
by the tenants on tbe ntfttM nl l,"r-\ itOM
dnndenv, the l_->i'l l.iL'tiUoi.int. wan ten per
cent.    Tlie t-_n.tnt**   hsd dmnantioo .t thirty
per cent.  leductiou.
Mme. Si I son's marriage to Count M ii inda
ot I will take plnee at Hi atone al the Ifith Inst,
'"  'and   will   he nn  extremely ipuet   iifair, only
the Spauirth and   Sweditib ('mont11 and u few
personal friends being invited to attend.
The North German (.'■■l-.'U, n f.-iiiu^ t'i the
report that France is about to erect wooden
b.iriioks ou the frontier, aay** that it ia un-
deniable that France is cUcting on the
frontier umie tronpa thun tin* fortreafas aoil
i*ai i i-mi- are abb- to aheltei.
Tbe C'-inspiraey lull will not be brought
before Parliament until a chance arises to
push it energetically through all the stages.
If the extension of the provisions of tin- bill
to the whole kingdom be op|H>sed thn measure will ht- coutimd to Ireland,
M. Calteheff will leave Hunt- tor Sol. |
I'KOI'LK IN | MU^riiit to the Bulgarian Government Unofficial report ol the delegates and to oh
tain instructions respecting negotiations at
Constantinople. MM. Stoilotf nnd Oiecntl,
the other membcrx of the Bulgatian delegation, will proceed direct to Constantinople.
The Rothschilds and other Wealthy Hebrews offer a reward for the discovery of the
persons who gave  the false  alarm of fire it
THE HfMST TAKKY
" f had   dyspepsia for a long  tune    w
eutirt-ly   rur**!   hy   two MMe-M  j-,, ll
Blood Bin. i-.
fating aud
"'   "'''I.'"'. ..*,,
gand    invigorating   the iy,t^ ,
- „ taken.       K. 1'. Tau.-e,. \,t-\llt% p^j
Hmnttmt HauM.ii of tiie UY.UrD._. ■
rf th.. wivat imtattm ti uZiira
been arretted, charged with embeaUj/Jjf
;000 crowns. I -*1- I
AGENTS   WANTED.
ofthe  Nrh-'field Patent Caki
i.i.in  tod Kuicry Knite Bharpeuer fkuwli
—   *"*-      "•Carver's    Friend"),   tl,..   v..
"'UlTSl
WHAT ONK
OREAT   MIND
COM PUSH,
CAN AC*
The "greatones" of the earth have boon
justly designated as such for having achieved
ends and objects unattained by their fellow-
men. If we trace the rise and progress of
them, we shall see, that not only has their
success been owing to a new idea or original
suggestion, but in a far greater measure to
the systematic mode of carrying out the projects, and bringing them to a successful
issue. In no instance has this fact been
more truly exemplified than in the career
and lightning-speed progress to fame of
Thomas Hollowat, and the proportionate
universal dissemination of his Tills and
Ointmknt as specifics for nearly av*>ry disease of the human frame. We have been
fortunate enough to learn from his own lips
the modus operandi ot this wonder-working
system, which evinces its superiority not only
in having reached the acme of perfection,
but in keeping afloat thia mighty organization, a " harp of a thousand strings" to keep
in tune !
Let the reader conceive to himself the
possibility of creating and coutinuing in
working order a business from whose focus
two articles, with the simple cognomen of
Holloway's Pills and Holloway's Ointment, are kept peipctually in the hand and
within the reach of one in every hundred of
a community, and that community contained
in no less limit*- than the circle of the earth'*
broad surface. Now this is not only accomplished, but done with ease and harmony
withal; these almost ubiquitous remedies,
culled originally (as we have been assured)
from the vegetable productions of that soil
which gave us birth, ur moreover so compounded, from careful study and research,
as to a?fc with divers tendencies, but wonderful unity nf effect; the individual properties of Holloway's "medicines become
passive or active, to suit the exigencies of the
case, thu Fills containing both tonic, as well
as detergent qualities, develop the one or
the other, as the symptoms of the patient's
case may demand, tliu Ointment being an
"expellont" a* well as a healing application,
takes a similar mode of attaining the desired
end, thus mutually assisting nature to cast
off" the common enemy, and subduing the
temporal reign of fell disease.
Much more could be said on this point
than can come within the Bcope of this short
article, which we have thought it our duty
to devote to a casual glance at a great undertaking, that may have escaped the observation, and consequently the due appreciation of a portion of our readers ; a system
conceived as it wae, and carried out as it is,
by a master mind! We will at some future
time render some further interesting particulars with regard to this peerless and unprecedented enterprise!—Evening Netr*.
NKW GUINEA.
New Guiuea has heen a source of anxiety,
not only to the mother Country, but to
Australia, since a large slice of it is washed
by the waters of Jones Straits, which may
be regarded as an alternative route to the
Australian continent, and since, obviously,
if this part ofthe country were in the hands
of an enemy, that enemy would be able in
times of discord to work much harm upon
Australian Commerce. Though Australian statesmen are fully alive to this
contingency, they have not hitherto been
fully agreed fn respect of the proposals made
bythelmperialOovernment for administering the affair of New Guinea. At last, however, it seems that Victoria is determined,
af the saying goes, *'to take the bull by the
horns." by voting a contribution towards
administering the Government of that country, and a hope has been generally expressed
that the other Colonies will follow suit —
Colonies and India.
the hall in Spitalfields receuth nndcuus'd
the panic and terriblu lusx ,.f life which
followed. A subscription list hai hem
opened for the relief of the relatives of tin
victims of the dtssitor.
Lord Mayor Sullivan has gum. to Glen
heigh. Several eviction*- were effected there.
All those evicted, however, weie nudluitte
as caretakers at a nominal s.iiuiv of one
penny a week. A great throng of people
followed the evicting party from place t*»
place, but, although the crowd was boisterous, there was no rioting.
There will he uo Wagnor festival at
Bayreuth this year, hut for the next five
years "Trintan nml Isolde" and "l'ar*iif;il"
will be performed in alternate years. It
is announced that t he first performance of the
of the giaml muss composed by Liszt for the
late Kmperor Maximilian of Mexico will be
giveunt a memorial concert in Home shortly.
Prince Bismarck, having awaited the i--n
of the opposition manifest.., will publish the
Kmperor'a manifesto to the dec torn. The
campaign of the Socialist party h.-is weakened
owing to the ahs-mce of the principal mem
lM.rs, namely, Bebel. Frohme. mul Aver.who
are in prison. The Socialists, however, are
confident of gaining at least two-o-.-its in Itcr-
lin.
A bronze statue of the late Sir Arthur
Kennedy, K.C.M.C., 0.B, Governor of
Hong Kong from 1972 tb 1871, nnd furs
short time before his death in lb77 Governor
of Queensland, has been temporarily placed
in the triangular enclosure at Piccadilly
Circus. The statue, which if 9 feet high and
stands on a suitable pedostal, wot designed
by Signor Haggi, was cast st the foundry "f
Messrs. Young at Pimlico, and is intended
for the public gardens at Hong Kong.—
Colonies and India.
A consistory will be held on March 7,
wheu Monsignnr Masellaand the Nuncios at
Vienna, Madrid, and Paris will be hatted.
The Pope haa accepted Cardinal .lacobini'a
resignation as Papal Secretary,and.an a mark
of esteem, has invited hiui to continue to
live in the Papal residence. The Curdiu-tl
will probably be appointod Prefect nf the
Apostolic Palaces, His successor in the
Papal Secretaryship will be the Nuncio at
Lisbon, who will bo raised to the rank of
Cardinal after the consistory.
Much to ths aurprtSQ if everyone interested in the building of the cutter Tb.'tb
work was begun on her, and her koo] is now
set up in the large shed in Henderson's
yard, Partick. Her steel frames nre all
made and ready to bo nut in place. The indications ore thnt the Thistle will he In
frame in early February. Mr. G. L. Watson, designer of the Thistle, wan ahked the
following direct question: "The Ol.v-gow
Hsralil wouhl like to know if the ph.ns nub-
Imbed in tha Boston Herald are the working
plans of the cutter Thistle?" Mr. Watson
said: "I refuse to deny or admit that they
are the working plans of the Thistle,"
The reports that a conference nf the
powers on the Bulgsrinn question is about
to be held are unfounded, Hnssia is awaiting the resignation ofthe Bulgarian Regents.
When that event occurs a provisional Government which will be recognized by all tin-
powers will be established, and Russia will
adopt a conciliatory course und propose a
candidate for tho Bulgarian throne othor
than the Prince of Mingrelia. Notwith
standing Prince Bismarck's declaration in
the Heichstag it is believed that Germany is
not indifferent tn the affairs of Bulgaria.
Bismarck's reference to Bulgaria ts supposed
to have heen made with the view of warn*
ing Austria not to count upon Gorman support, and of encouraging Russia to take energetic steps towards a settlement in Bulgaria favorable to her own interest. Such
a Rnssiau policy, it is thought, would probably not be resorted to at the beginning, but
later Auflri-i-Hungury and England would
be unable to remain passive, and a conflict
would ensue which wonld weaken Germany's
neighbors and afford Prince Bismarck nn opportunity to advance Germany interests.
Russia, therefore, must bo c.uiti .n*, nnd not
be led a way to serveGeimany's interests.
In the Museum of the Propaganda, Koine,
is a map of the world mado over 350 years
ago by Diego Ribero, through which runs a
line of division. On one side of the line
the Spanish flag appears, on the other the
Portuguese emblem, and on the lower margin
it is announced that tho world has boen "divided into two parts, accoriliugjto tho agreement made by their Catholic Majesties of
Spain and King John of Portugal." So tbs
powers of Europe have a venerable precede it
for the mania that now keeps them busy
drawing lines throngh continents or IMS.
Oneof these lines which zigzags through the
Pacifies is an imaginary fence north of which
Get many may do as she pleases, but she cannot jump over it without poaching on England's preserves. The "sphere of Germany s
influence " in East Africa also has just been
fenced in by imaginary lines extending from
the Indian Ocean to the great lakes. On
the north, England, carefully reserving to
herself tho best and shortest route tn Victoria Nyanza, can naze complacently upon
the jungles of her Teutonic neighbor. On
the south, Germany and Portugal have
stretched their Hue clear across the continent
to guard their respective " spheres " against
the dangers of collision. Meanwhile certain
remarkably depraved savages are trying to
play the mischief under nearly all the flags
of Europe, paying as little attention te
boundary lines as the world paid to the di
vitu'on made by their Catholic --Majesties of
Spain and King John of Portugal.
tin
■icythi
Sic
rirpem-r,   the    .JayK.i  -;„,.   ■*.*'■
Parry Comb, and otboi Mpecialtiei    \\SlA
wm: to miLe iii.-iii-y- write to than if J
tm ni i.utiit.  and tn _ooare
you e.._, handle.
H-ll.lt
"•mutyl
NOTICE
A wild  aUrr waa  almt at  |',
Baturdajr, Ootobw •.'mi.
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b-ft-M-IMM   i.   roq,l,".t<-.l"t, !"''"'" C'*""l
With
"»IUIli_l|tl
''I"!!-,.,
WILLIAM KAON,
Fori M.imly,  Oct. 4tli, NWli.
■BTOTIQHi.
\<ri'HK|s   Ill-KKIIV   lilVKNTH.J
,"**     I  if I tn  ,„«!._ ipi ■i.,i,-„_,, ,J
periniaaion to   |iu.<-l.aa_ al„,i,t  JOO ,   ' '.
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H.-, il., .1 ,,- r„ll,,«M :- I'l'iiiliii',,,-,,,. _,_„,_■
•rf   I"!   471   |..l„„^„l„  „f J-.   .,    r, J;.'""
claim), iheiicu nortl, alx.ut   ".', chain. „,.     '
-*...>.■'... 45 chain., ti,,.,,-.. :„,;::, sa
chain., themee <-»it nl«,ut4.*, _lu'      ^
pluiri, uf iriiiiinieliceiiteitt
II. .1
1'i.n Montr, It. e
i>'in>-i,t_.|
A, Ml UN I. n
Auk. II, IHNtl.
Brick Clay for Sale.
■ .-I'll. B_U_K—FIVE AI'IIK'S ill KIM.
1/ I'lnaa l.i-ick clay Inllil, ailj.|iaiit In C'.f.l
tmflwey, nlmnl two mih'H frmn Port M_o_y,l
Saiiipl.' ami information can hi' iiIiUjmII
from A. K. B0W8E,
Heal Rata-. Braka
r-ui._-o-.-J
Subdivision of Lot 2331
POET MOODY.
MffOTlCK is HKRKBY 0IVKN, THAll
ie     nil inatiillilii'iiti. r,n Lritaon tin* nl.iv, |
nauii'il property, limit Ik, paiil in Htnct
('iiii'itv wiih tin-Hliplihitiiilia, ur Um »i_H».L
llll'llla   Will     I"'    CilllCI'lll.'ll,     llllll   till'  j' i.a.1.1,1
i.lreinly   int'li', fnrlritcil.
Sen  Wi-atiniiintnr, Sept   II,   I8W.
PARTIMf* RSHIP.
I HAVI. TAKKN' ANlll'S M. Willi I
into |"i I ii. rsliij- ii, tliu Im.iiiirHH rami. 1
nn at the I'luilic Hotel, Clarke atreet, Nf I
v,"idy.    The linn name in  future Hilllal
■       	
Taylor k tlelmoA
it
•'"UN   I!.   I'AUOK.
iaH_.ll   ne ii
_?IO_Sr_E_E_B
Hoot and Shoe Store!
QUKKN   NTKKKT,
PO    T   MOODY,   II   Cl
*|1HT* CNIIKKSJOXKI., aucce.sa.ir to If*
late \\. ('. White, in now llini„u((lil,
i'»lnl,liaheil at the Termini!., ami, hming*
voieil Inn lift, to hia trade, ia pivnaml lo
r-rrpply the iniblii- with the beat work in hi.
lum to In- hiui in tin, proiince.
LOlil     TROM M Kll
A UK CHANCE
VA TEMPMJM*
To Bi ickmaker 8. Woolen
Manufacturer.* and others.
ON BOVVKN ISLAND, ONK Ot THK
moat beautiful -pots in the I'rnvinn,
there are inexhaustible V-eda ol -1»T, fw
adapted for the manufacture nl liri.'ki
Thero ia plenty of water power to ill in '
mill, and any quantity of fnel tn Imrn tl*
bricua. Fora Woolen Mill the InUrril »
well arlapted; the atreama aro copum*
tlir.iughont the year, and there la plenty »l
p. i wer to drive machinery. The harlior ill
excellent ami Inudloeked, an that no wlna
haa any effirct on ahlppiiig lyiiiK in tlir W
la,r.
Kor particulate apply at
an
THIS OKI-UK.
THE WEEK :
A CANADIAN .lOUKNAI. OF POLITIC
SOCIETY ANDUTKKATDRK.
Published ever*- Thursday, el $3.00 per Anmi*
Independent   in   Politics,   THK WEE*
rqipfuls hy n cotuprohrnsive Tahle of tV*'
tents to the ditfereut taste" which «*•■*
within the circle of a cultured home.
An uvcrngo of tirtccn short, crisp Editor
i.-ils i« given in each number upon CunidiiB-
Am.-rieun, nnd  Engliah   Politics and Liter*
■itiii'".
Amongst the regular contributors is P*^j
feasor MoLDWiy Smith; and a Hietin-yui«*'*?"
pabUc man in Loudon has kindlvulIdcrt•«(!*■
tn supply regularly an English Letter. P**1*
and Washington Letters will appesr tt
regular intervals.
In additi-.n there are special contribution*
from some of the ablest writers in th* *'*v
minion and th*- United States.
THE WEEK
haa now entered upon ite third year sn'
moat enr.-inragin), prospect*, and many "**
featurea.
C. BLACKETT ROBINSO*-.
g Jordan St., Toronto, Oai
.AMPLE rrnr-lKs F.K1CK.
THE WEEK iaone of the moal iiiflnM'1'
journal" in Canada.—Truth, London, ml-
"J take only one Engliah tree'lv p»f'-
Thr BpoOtator, and one Canadian. The ***
and",a» a rule I ahould he pnraleH tn «M
•vhich 1 ahnnld miae moat."—From " **,
hy Thnmat Hughes, author of "Tom Br**
School Days."

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