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Slocan Mining Review 1907-07-11

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 Devoted to Advertising the resources
of the rich Slocan
Mining Division. . j
j^j l*0y*fy
Ss-PiCTr a i ��   B* G>;"Sent to any address
. ��*^ ^"^-^      for $2.oo  per ann.
If you see it in the
I ," Review,"   it's  so.
No. 46   Vol. I.
SANDON, British Columbia, Thursday, July   11, 1907.
Schedule Will Be
Slocan Lake People Promised
Better Service In
Near Future.
Tlie prospects lor a better boat service
on Slocan Lake are brighter now than
than they have been at any stage of the
fight which has been waged for the past
two months. This feeling is the outcome of an official visit made by Mr. D.
C. Coleman, dirieional superintendent
of the C.P.R., to the Slocan last Friday,
and now all leel satisfied tbat the daily
mail and boat service will shortly be
installed again.
When Mr. Coleman made his initial
trip through the district a month ago it
was ielt that owing to the hurried
nature of the tour but scant good would
be derived by the towns he visited.
Except in one er two instances the
people of the Slocan had no opportunity
to state their grievances to the new superintendent, and it was Ielt that that
Kootenav Lake Navigation Co. might
be considered, but they also provide for
mail service to other points than Kaslo.
What you would therefore seem to ask
is that an arrangement be made with
the Kootenay Lake Navigation Co. to
carry your mails. It is estimated tbat
payment made to this company at the
ordinary rate of 5 cents per mile, together with the necessary side services,
would involve a total annual expenditure ol -.1800. This company's boats
are now used for a service as far as
Club Landing. Deducting, therefore,
the amount now paid, the increased expenditure would be over .1500 per annum, practically all for the service to
Sandon, as the service to ICaslo appears
to be satisfactory."
As to  tbe latter thc  Kaslo Board of
Trade and the people of Kaslo generally
They were four Englishmen, and all
being flat broke, an affinity existed; so
they sat on the C.P.R. depot swapping
confidences. Suid one: "Blimey, its
a bloody shyme to send aht
'ere to this (Sord-forsyken bloody 'oie."
" Yns," said a second, " My well-to-do
sister would be orfully cut up if she
knew I was in a bleedin' fix like this
" Is yer sister well orf ? " asked the
first. " Well, I don't mean ter sye as
'ow she rich, yer know ; but she's uiydo
a few quid cleaning windows at a college
in 'Ackney Dahns." Said the third:
"The Qovvyment ought lobe written
to abaht it. I corls it a bleeding hini-
pieition to bring emigrints owvor on
forlso prltences, I was doiu' oil right
selliu' ipuds an' greens duhn the Cut at
Lambeth,   but   when   the   old  man's
s mission
To En
annual payment to British  Columbia of I    W. A. Wood was a visitor from Spok-
$100,000  for ten years over and above j ane Saturday,
what the other Provinces received. | Robert and Miss Maggie Cunning, ac-
This conceision Mr. MeBride considered '��� companied by .Mies M. Mclntyre, visit-
inadequate, and on the adoption of this ' ed New Denver Wednesday
resolution he withdrew from the confer*
have their own opinions, but they are donkey dropped dead in the Old Kent
with us in submitting that as the C.P. Road it upset the whole kerboodilum,
Ry. is being paid for conveying mail j so I gave 'im mine au' kein' aht ere lo
from Nelson to Kaslo, and the G.N.Ry. Imyke mc blooniin' forchin. Its a bloody
for taking it to Sandon, that the in-j shyme, an'I writ to General Hoove lo
auguration of a through mail over the j toll 'im sow, too." "I wbs in the
entire route would only bo tbe Eame as ! awmy," said the fourth. "Idown't
at present for the caniage of a leiser i mean the Salvytion Awmy; I mean the
amount, and that the side service would Riglars; and when I was drummed aht
also remain practically the same.
The Kaslo Board of Trade have gone
into tbe complex matter in a businesslike   manner,  and if Mr.  Lemicux is
nfle-nan's   acquaintance   with   local | ��Pen to be  co*-���--*��* they can show
conditions would bo gleaned by conversing with the crews of the boat and
train and other minor local officials.
None were, therefore, greatly surprised
when the new bulletin was issued, but
the people of the Slocan were iu no way
mollified, and mass meetings were held
throughout the country at which the
action of the C.P.R. waa freely dis-
cuised. Petitions were forwarded to
the Postmaster General, to the Inspector of Railway Mail Service and Wm.
Wliyte, 2nd Vice-President of tlie
C.P.R., all of whom have replied at
length. Writing to the secretary of the
Sainton's Citizen's Committee, Mr.
Wliyte says: " We are always glad to do
anything to focus the attention of the
public upon any section of the country
that is served by our lines. . . I will
givo the matter my personal investigation, to see if it be possible that we
can stretch 'a point to satisfy your aspirations. I may say that the Sandon-
Nakusp service is one that is being
Mr. Coleman courteously telegraphed
last  Thursday  to   the  citizen's  committees at Sandon, Silverton and New-
Denver as follows: " Will be at Silver's
ton and New Denver tomorrow to look
into any complaints regarding our service," and when he arrived the following day be was met by Wm. Hunter,
M.P.P., W. Brandon aud H. G. Fisher,
who very ably presented the case for tho
district. Mr. Coleman expressed surprise at many things he was told, and
at the conclusion of the conference said
in part:
" You may rest assured we shall make
ti change, and thftvery shortly. We
have now under consideration the
scheme of continuing the present winter
service on the lake throughout tbo year.
I thought objection was made to the
barge being towed by tbe steamer carrying passengers, but I am glad to know
Mr. Coleman was assured by the delegation that the people of tbe Slocau
would forego much to assist the company in tackling the ever-Increasing
freight problem, but they must be assured that when passengers embarked
for Nelson they would get through same
The Review feels that much good will
���accrue from tbe heart to heart talk, and
it congratulates Mr. Coleman upon
taking a step which will gain for bim
the good will ot the people of the district.
The thanks of the citizens of Sandon
are extended to the Kaslo Board of
Trade for the stand they have taken in
the matter of securing a transference
of the contract for carrying mails be
ween Sandon and Nelson from the C.P.
Ry. to tbe G.N.Ry.
It would appear that tbe Hon. R.
Lcmieux has a misconception of facts
in the matter of cost of making tbe
transfer asked for. In his letter of thc
20th ult. directed to the secretary of
the Sandon Committee he eayi:
" If the C.P.R. boats only carried the
mails for Kaslo and Sandon, the question, ol  substituting the boats of the
him bow to expedite the arrival of mails
for this district at no increased cost to
the department. The letter has boon
forwarded, and it goes without saying
that Sandon to a man appreciates the
support of the Kaslo B. of T.
for stealin' nie pals boots, I "
But just then the Reco dinner bell
rang,  and tho soliloquy was cut short
" Got any cbewin' bakker, Sam ? "
" Yus.   Owver.   Ketch."
The first number of Westward Ho!
is to hand. It is a monthly illustrated
journal of merit devoted to the advertising of British Columbia, which
should prove a welcome visitor to any
home. Its 70 pages are filled with
excellent matter devoted to Art, Literature, Criticismand Publicity, and tbey
abound with illustration! of a high
order. It ii printed in standard magazine size and is tlie first of its kind to be
printed in Britisli Columbia, When we
say tbat William Blakemore and Percy
F. Godenrath are fostering the new infant, British Columbians generally will
realize that a literary feast bas been
dished up.
" Sandon needs miners badly, and to
secure them our mine managers are
offering big wages, but tbat is no reason
why certain employment agencies at
Nelson should send along any old cockney
looking for a job. Four of these gentlemen arrived last Saturday, and in
conversation with one of them we learned that hia knowledge of mining was
gathered in a London " tuppeny tube,"
while another had worked in a sewer
for several months. The other two were
less experienced in " mining," but they
were prepared to tyke chawnces on the
reputations and advice of their ti Hi���
cums. These men all paid a dollar
apiece to the employmeut agent at
Nelson, which to our way of thinking is
little short of criminal.
London Journal Eulogises
Him in Fighting For
Better Terms.
"After winding up our Celebration
we found wo still had a few dollars to
the good, and I have been authorized
by the Committee to send the overs to
Jay-Jay. Signed, T. II. Wilson, secretary Silverton Celebration Committee."
Tho above missivo accompanied a
cheque with face value of tf21.50 over
and above our submitted account ior
printing and advertising, and it was so
unexpected and so unique an expression
of kindness, that we riio to express our  Federal
British Columbia may well feel satisfied with tho result ol the mission to
England of her Prime Minister. It has
its sequel in Mr. Winston Churchill's
statement in the IIouso of Commons
on June 18ih, and in the Bill for the readjustment of Federal subsidies to the
Canadian Provinces which is now before the British Pailiument. We may
indeed expect that this 'Imperial legislation will mark tho beginning of the
end of a difficulty between the Dominion and the Province, which bus been
tbe subji-ct, of keen political feeling. It
waa the supreme issue ln Hie recent
general election in British Columbia,
when Mr. MeBride was returned to
power by a largely increased majority.
The main facts of the situation can
be stated in a few sentences. At the
1908 Conference of Provincial Premiers
held at Ottawa the Dominion Government assented to a readjustment of the
allowances made to the Provinces out
of the Federal Treasury in view of the
heavy demands of tbe various services of
administration���loads, streets and
bridges, education administration of
justice, hospitals, charities, and so on.
The scheme as agreed upon between
the Dominion and Provincial Governments (British Columbia alone dissenting!, and now embodied in the Bill
before the Imperial Parliuient, grants
increases in the specific and per capita
subsidies   to    the   provinces
ence.   The sequel is found in bis present
mission in London,
It has been contended  that the  Do- j
minion Government need not have come
to the Imperial parliament fjr  a confir-
/ It does one good to see the trains arriving with coachei stuffed with passengers these dnys.
The change ior tho belter hai arrived.
Better interest yourself in real estate
before the rush begins.
���ngle Copies ioc.
Lead Receipts For
sincere gratitude to the 8ilverton committee. It haa been our unvaried experience in a long association with the
allied trades of our honored craft that
the printer is the last to be considered,
and more often than is pleasant to recall be gets it where the rooster got it
when we christened the baby, but we
are proud to be a participant in a new
kind of precedent, and doff our hat to
our go-ahead beneficiareB at bonnio
5ii>oiton. v.van editors have human
hearts, and such roies falling as a mantle
upon the thorns which so thickly be-
itrew a country printer's path, prompts
us to make this public appreciation and
Pat Burns got very angry at Calgary
the other day, or it seems to us be
must bave beeu to cough up the following spasm: " If you closed down my
business tomorrow the country would
bave have nothing to eat and bo starving. I never squeezed a man yet, and
the reason I have all the business is I
pay the highest wages. I notice a tendency in this country to knock Gordon
& Ironsides, the Canadian Pacific Railway and Pat Burns. We three have
made this western country. It ia a
pity for the country's sake there are
not more Pat Burns' in it."
We havo the photograph of a man
named Clever grinning horribly when
reading the above. Pat Burns ran a
joint in Sandon and had it all his own
way until the other fellow butted into
the Slocan and put Pat locally and
literally on the hog. Strange, we have
never heard of Clever claiming he had
built the Slocan. Cold, cruel, remorseless words ! Desolation and hunger
will stalk hand in hand throughout the
west if Pat shuts shop. 0, terrible fate
for the west. Thank the Lord we have
a Clever.
What Billy Bennett is going to do
with all the lumber.
Why Denver cows are so partial to
Rosebery orchards.
Why Mr. Whyte was afraid to stop at
Denver and Silveiton to talk some.
What the new schedule will be like.
When the C.P.R. will build a roundhouse at Sandon.
How much money can bo secured in
town for the proposed celebration.
Why knockers don't go way back.
Why Nelson ngents don't learn lo
grade miners and muckers.
If it is true that Goo. Vanstone is
offering lf-1 a day for berry pickers.
maiion of an arrangement aheady em-i
bodied upon the Canadian statute book. !    A"    "l8    m***"*S   companies    havo
Canada, it was suggested, being mistressh0-'0****   -felted outside  their offices:
of her own revenues,  could dispose  0f Miners wanted.
tbem as she pleased.    Rut  Sir  Wilfred1    Logan  Mcl'heo wai up from While-;
Laurior and his colleagues, desiring  as  water on business last Saturday.     Ho;
possible to give finality to tho readjust-' informs us that the camp ia flourishing
ment, and to relieve Canada  from  fur-  ttlH'  that ho is  kept  busy on  h1! ore
ther Provincial demands, decided to
have recourse to Imperial legislation,
and with this end in view the resolutions
of tbe Dominion Parliment declared the
readjustment to be "final and unalterable."
Since he came to London, Mr. MeBride has had prolonged conferences
at tho Colonial Office, and especially
with the Under Secretary, Mr. Winston
Churchill, with results of thc highest
importance to his Province. In the
first place Mr. Churchill when introducing the Bill to the House of Commons, made it clear that while British
Ministers and tho British Parliament
do not know cn.ugh about tho relative
interests concerned to judge on which
side the merits of the claim lie, yet it
must not be assumed that in a case of
this kind hia Majesties Government
" will always be prepared necenarily to
accept the Federal point of view as
against tho Provincial pointof view."
���The Canadian Gazette.
The Silverton and Nakusp celebrations on Dominion Day were both a
success financially.
We are informed that Cleveland capitalists last week took a thirty days'
option on tbe Molly Hughes, a group of
(ive crown-granted claims on Slocan
lake. This property has been worked
with great success by ita local owners
for several years. It ia a dry ore proposition with good gold values. Shipments have returned 156 ozs. ailver and
i*6 gold.
A farewell dance in honor of the
Simpkin'a family, Miss Cavan and Miss
Wetterbuus will take place in the Bosun
Hall, New Denver, tomorrow (Friday)
evening. Admission, including supper,
one dollar.
Assessment work has been recorded
on tho Silver Ridge by O. V. White.
The Olfild and Mountain, new locations
near tlie Flint on South Fork of Kaslo
bave been recorded by V. and Chas,
Capitalists are inspecting the iVinona
group iu Jackson Basiu with a view to
amounting in all to  $3,:J72,000,  distributed as follows:���
Nova Scotia
New Brunswick
Prince Edward Island
British Columbia,
Of this $215,000 to Britisli GolamMa
$100,000 is a special oTinual grant made
to British Columbia for 10 years on account of her exceptional claims.
Aa we say each of the Provinces was
a consenting party lo this arrangement
except alone British Columbia. At
Ottawa Mr.'MoBride stoutly maintained
���and the principle of his contention
found general support���thai the exceptional demands made upon his provinoo
called for exceptional favorable treatments. Thus he urged " the charges
against Custom and Excise revenues,
to which may properly bo added heavy
freight hills, arising out ol long distance
from centres of supply in the East, aro
several times greater than in other
Provinces, and thus to that extent lessen the ability to maintain the cost
of local administration." Moreover
"the responsibilities of population involved in the increase of population in
British Columbia, as will be shown are
several timet greater than elsewhere in
Canada liy reaion of a combination oi
disadvantageous conditions, mainly
physical in their nature. The contentions that increased subsidies to the
provinces to permit of their atill further
development would bring increased
revenues to the Dominion as a compensation apply wiih a prculiar force to
the particular case of British Columbia.
This province hns admittedly great
sources of wealib. Obviously, however,
owing to the physical obstacles to overcome, to make theso sources available
by development an expenditure very
much larger than in other provinces is
required! but, as Britisli Columbia has
in the past contributed, and in the future must continue to contribute, in an
excessive ratio to the Federal treasury
as compared with the rest of Canada,
io tbat Dominion for relatively increaied subsidies to thll Province will reap
a corresponding increase in revenue to
the Treasury and in benefits to trade
and industry." So run a part of the contention of British Columbia. Sir Wilfred Laurier and his colleagues in the
Dominion Cabinet were not prepared
1,0 go fiirtbcr than the proposal for  an
hauling contract.
A,   VY,  Davis,   super
Eureka mine, visited  Nelson on company business this week.
Wm. Davidson returned on Tuesday
from Denver, Colorado, where has been
attending as delegate of Sandjn Miners'
Union the Convention of thu W. F. of
Local Shipments to Hall Mines
Smelter Show Up
Tlio statement ol lead receipts at tho
Hall Mining and Smelting company's
plant in tills olty for the inonth of Juno
is appended ;
Following the monthly statement is
a table showing lead receipts hy months
I (or the fiscal year ending Juno 80.    Tho
nitendeiil of the |
total for the year is  1-1 million   pounds.
Dr.  Goinm has  six ieet of iron and j Wmtew-lti
zinc at the Ya-Ya.
Arlington, Slocan 00,550
liltick Diamond 33,981
Montezuma 85,070
Payne 12,31a
St. Eugene 959,241
Standard 93,609
i Vancouver '. ,159,068
Whitewater Deep 494,970
Hank  Wright  returned from a two I    m , ,
week's trip to Nelson on Tuesday.
 1,928,708 1,015,480
Fr. Coccola  conducted services ' July 1,871,723
at the Catholic Church on Sunday.   Ho ' August 3,232,221
also viBited several mines. J September 1,47s 8.21
By the quantity of big fish arriving October 651,850
daily from Kaslo, there must have been j November '544,461
great iport on the lake recently, | December 260,593
I Xocal ano General.  1
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*   Picked up by Eutttug in Everywhere.    *
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A correspondent tells in Ihat an
amusing epiiode took place on Slocan
Lake the other day. A email party of
gentlemen wero enjoying a launch trip,
one of tho party being reputed a strong
supporter of the temperance cause,
when it came on to rain. The company took the best shelter they could,
and on the tretotallor illnging his coat
over his arm, in the movement a good-
sized flask fell out. But perhaps it
contained cold tea.
Joe   Derhain   anl   r.   -a...v...,   _,.*
timers   bore,    arrived    from   Spokane
Mr. and Mrs. F. W. Spencer, tourists
from Vancouver, vi-ited the camp on
Presbyterian services will be held in
the Cily Hall on Sunday at 11 a.m.
and 7.30 p.m. All heartily invited to
attend.   Wm. Chalmers, pastor.
The proposed celebration at Sandon
on Labor Day apppeais to be an as-
sured thing. A well-attended meeting
was held on Monday last at the Cily
Hull, when a canvassing committee
and other ollieiulj were appointed.
These will report at a meeting to be
held on Tucfdny next, when it will be
finally decided if the project is to be
put through. A goodly sum has already been subscribed.
Chief of Police Bullock-Webster has
resigned from that ollice. He bas been
appointed a stipendiary magistrate will)
jurisdiction over until debts courts in
the province, lie has also decided to
enter the l" profession and has entered the law ollice oi E. A. Crease at
Nelson as an articled clerk.
In the Vancouver police cjurt recently a young policeman, evidently newly
imported from Ireland, mentioned that
the prisoner was " using absurd language." Tho charge, of course, was
"obicone" language. Bless us all, if
we were to be put in the pen for using
absurd language few of ui wculd be
The new mill which is boing constructed at the Blue Bell, Ainsworth,
will be one of the largest in lhe
country. The mill ii being built to a
plan for the recovery of bjth lead and
Jack Gusty made a flying trip in on
Tuesday from Fernie to visit Mr, and
Mrs. Lyom and escort home Mrs. Ciusty
and family who have been visiting here
for tho past two weeks. Mr. Gusty,
who is a very popular old-timer here, ii
manager for the P.Burns Co. at Fernie.
J. W. Power took a big bun.h of men
from town this week to work at his logging camp near Burton Cily.
"J. M. Harris Trains fifteen more good
single-hand miner, for the Reco. He
bus secured a good cook. This famous
shipping mine has resumed activity
after being closed down for over a year.
Tbe last shipments from this property
were seven cars in February and one in
March, 1900.
Stoping out ore is actively in progress
at the Elkhorn,
Con. Stewart has secured a contract
to drive a 150 foot tunnel on the Slocan
Harry Lee, of Slocan City, is rustling
on the hills in the vicinity.
Win. Brandon sent a bunch of men up
to tho Canadian group on Monday. He
is looking for more miners.
Tlie shift boss at the Whitewater was
in town ynsterdny looking for men.
R. II. Stewart SS. ,*., .,.���m Uo6aIand
Bruce White was at Whitewater yesterday examining the Metalakwa for interested p.irtios.
Tom McAllister is sacking some very
lich ore at the Moon fraction.
Arthur Craig is spending bis vacation
at thc Flint.
January 299,197
February 883,845
1Il'rc'1 2,041,103
Al*ri* 182,491
*���% 1,321,808
JuIll? 1,015,480
Total lead for year 13,783,589
Opening quotation, ��10-0 3; closing
quotation, ��20.
Highest quotation, June 14, 1907,
Lowest quotation, July 10, 1900, ��16-
Average for year about ��19-2-6.���Nel-
Dnily News.
One of the brand new features at the
coming Spokane Interstate fair is the
miners' rock drilling contest, for which
a purse of .1250 iB given. This money
will be divided as follows: $900 for a
double band diiling contest, of which
.500 is for the first prize, ..250 for second and ..150 tor third ; .850 for a single
hand contest, of which $250 is for first
and .100 for second.
Thc fo'lowing rules will govern those
contests: Competition open to all | entries close on September 28rd at noon;
an entrance fee of $15 per man will be
charged in rach contest, and IJ10 of Ihis
will beielurncd lo inch man who diill-s,
Anyone entering and not drilling will
forfeit entire entrance fee. Time allowed in two hand contests will bo fifteen
minutes*, iu eing'e hand conlesls Ion
minutes. All tools must, bo furnished
by contestants, drills for two hand contest to caliper J���' inch nt bit and three
inches buck of bit; drill, for single
hand contest to caliper % inch at bit
and at point three inches back of bit.
Any weight hammer allowed. One ns
sistant will be allowed lo each tram in
two hand contest, and to each man in
single handed contest, but under no circumstances is assistant allowed to assist
in changing drills. The Spokane Interstate Fair is lo furnish lhe rock for contest and same will bo granite from
quarries near Spokane. Contests will
take place at any time between September 23rd and September 80th nt
option of fair management, and will be
put on in either day time or evening.
*���'    TIIE LEV I) .MARKET.
The lead market has recently been
keeping the operators and others connected therewith guessing as to what
would be the final outcome. For the
week ending June 8, load foil off $5.00
per ton from the prices ruling from
$80 to $75 the previous week. During
the suue week pig lead in ihe St. Louis
UlAri.,__ viciil tiuiu p,_T;'-i.    tu u.oo.     Tlila
is one of the biggi st declines in (he
market for this mo'al for years and
caused no end of speculation and alarm
among tlie larger producers of lhe district. Tho furor in tho dislrict wns
marked by a wide dillerence in the
method of meeting the cmditions on
many of the larger producers. Some
who had sold large quantit.ei accumulated for weeks sold the week previous
to the drop and likewise at the weakened
figures disposed of all they had produced during tho wiekof the decline,
in the belief Hint hnd wou'd still too
worse pi ices and at once. Others including some of the largest Webb Cily
producers preferred to hold their product and take chances on a better market, though admitted it was a gamble
as to what would developo, As prices
here aro gpvu'ned by the St. Louis
Price of pig lead and ns that aiticlo
seems capable of achieving acrobatic
honors of the highest ordei, the host
that could be said about the market
was thnt it provid-.d an inviting field for
nsplrihgprophets. Meantime producers
are uncomfortably uncertain ns to just
what they should do with their ore.
To sell at tho present figure may mean
the loss of thousands of dollars while lo
retain it may mean a loss of equal magnitude or tlie retention of it for an indefinite period. And the waiting public with a woman's curiosity wants lo
know Jwhat's doing.���Lead and Zinc
The chairman of the Sandon Citizen's
Committee wired on Tuesday ns follows
to I). O. Co'enmn district: superintendent
of the C.r.R. aiNiJsm: "Wherecana
S ocan delegation meetM**. Wliyte ?"
The following was received Thursday
"Mr. Whyte r -grots exceedingly that
owing to previous ap* ointini ills in (he
noi th ho will not, bo nb'e lo visit Slocan
points re rail and boat service. Train
announcement will be made in a few
'���>���'.a*" .           . THE SLOCAN MINING REVIEW,  SANDON, B.   C.
"1 beg your hrghuoss' jfardon," *mui-
mured Baldos, but he did not sheathe
his sword.
"He forced It upon me," cried Marlanx triumphantly. "You were witness to It all. I was a fool to let It go
as far as this. Put up your sword until another day���If that day ever comes
to you."
"He will have you shot for this,
Baldos," cried Beverly ln her terror.
Baldos laughed bitterly.
"Tied and blindfolded, too, your hlgbness, te prove thnt be is a brave man
and not a coward. It was short, but It
was sweet. Would that you had let
the play go on. There was a spice ln
It that made life worth living and death
worth the dying. Have you other commands for me, your highness?" His
manner was so cool and defiant that
���be felt the tears spring to her eyes.
"Only that you put up your sword
and end this miserable affair by going
to your���your room."
"It Is punishment enough. Tomorrow's execution can be no harder."
Marlanx had been thinking all this
time. Into his soul came the thrill of
triumph, the consciousness of a mighty
power. He saw the chance to benefit
by the sudden clash, and he was not
���low to seize It
"Never fear, my man," he said easily; "It won't be as bad as that I can
well afford to overlook your Indiscretion of tonight There will be no execution, as you call it This was an
affair between men, not between man
and the state. Our gracious referee is
to be our Judge. It Is for her to pardon and to condemn. It was very
pretty while it lasted, and you are too
good a swordsman to be shot. Go your
way, Baldos, and remember me as
Marlanx tbe man, not Marlanx the
general. As your superior officer, I
congratulate and commend you upon
the manner ln which you serve the
"You will always find me ready to
flgbt and to die for ber," said Baldos
gravely. "Do you think you can remember that. Count Marlanx?"
"I have an excellent memory," said
the count steadily. With a graceful
salute to Beverly, Baldos turned and
walked away ln tbe darkness.
"A perfect gentleman, Miss Calhoun,
but a wretched soldier," said Marlanx
"He Is a hero," she said quietly, ���
great calmness coming over ber. "Do
you mean It when you say you are not
going to have hlm punished? He did
only what a mnn should do, and I
glory ln his folly."
"I may as well tell you point blank
tbat you alone can save him. He does
not deserve leniency. It ls ln my power and It ls my province to have him
utterly destroyed not only for this
night's work, but for other and better
reasons. I have positive proof that he
Is a spy. He knows I have this proof.
That is why he would have killed me
Just now. It Is for you to say whether
he shall meet the fate of n spy or go
unscathed. You have but to exchange
promises with me, and the estimable
guardsman goes free���but be goes from
Edelweiss forever. Today he met the
enemy's scouts ln the hills, as you
know quite well. Messages were exchanged  secretly,   which  you  do not
know, of course. Before another day
is gone I expect to see the results of
his treachery. There may be manifestations tonight. You do not believe
me, but wait and sec If I am not right.
He ls one of Gabriel's cleverest spies."
"I do not believe It. You ahall not
accuse him of such things," she cried.
"Besides, If be Is a spy why should
you Bhleld bim for my sake? Don't
you owe it to Graustark to expose"���
"Here ls the princess," said he serenely. "Your highness," addressing
Yetive, "Miss Calhoun has a note
which she refuses to let any one read
but you. Now, my dear young lady,
you may give It directly luto the hands
of her highness."
Beverly gave him a look of scorn,
but without a second's hesitation
placed the missive ln Yetive's hand.
The Iron Count's Jaw dropped, and he
moistened bis lips with bis tongue two
or three times. Something told him
that a valuable chance had gone.
"I shall be only too happy to have
jour highness read the result of my
first lesson In the Graustark language,"
���he said, smiling gayly upon the count
Two men ln uniform came rushing
up to the party manifestly excited. Saluting the general, both began to apeak
at once.
"One at a time," commanded the
count   "What Is It?"
Other officers of the guard and a few
noblemen from the castle came up,
out of breath.
"We bave discerned signal Ores In
the hills, your excellency," said one of
the men from the fort. "There Is a
circle of fires, and they mean something Important. For half an hour they
have been burning near the monastery;
also In the valley below and on the
mountains to tbe eouth."
There was an Instant of deathly silence, as If tbe bearers awaited a crash.
Marlanx looked steadily at Beverly's
(ace, and she saw the triumphant, accusing gleam In his eyes. Helplessly
she stared Into the crowd of faces.
Her eyes fell upon Baldos, who suddenly appeared In the background. His
face wore a hunted, Imploring look.
The next Instant he disappeared among
the shadows.
| HERE Is no time to be lost," (
exclaimed Count Marlanx. I
"Ask Colonel Braise to report
to nie at the eastern gate
with a detail of picked troopers���a hun-
dreel of them. I will meet him there ln
half an hour." Ho gavO other sharp.
Imperative communis, and In the twinkling of nn eye the peaceful atmosphere was transformed Into tbe turbu
lent, exciting rush of activity. Tbe significance of the fires seen in the hills
could not be cheaply held. Instant action was demanded. The city was filled with thc commotion of alarm; the
army was brought to its feet with a
Jerk that startled eve.i* the most ambitious.
The first thing that Oeneral Marlanx
did was to Instruct Q*ttlnnox to set a
vigilant watch over Baldos. He was
not to be arrested, but it was understood that the surveillance should be
but little short of Incarceration. He
was found at the barracks shortly after
the report concerning the signal tires
aud told in plain words that General
Murlnnx had ordered a guard placed
over him for the I line being, pending
the result of an Investigation. Baldos
had confidently expected to be thrown
Into a dungeon for hi*-, affront. He did
not know that Greufall Lorry stood
firm In his conviction that Baldos was
no spy and wns supported by others in
high authority.
Marlanx was bottlln,*. bis wrath and
holding back his revenge for a dlstlcct
purpos*. Apart from Ihe existence of
a strong, healthy prejudice ln _he
guard's favor, what the* old general believed nud what he could, prove were
two distinct propositions, He was
crafty enough, however, t*> take advau-
tuge of a condition unVjiown to Beverly Calhoun, the Innovtat cause of all
his bitterness toward Ilaldos.
A��� bo liuntt-iieii from the council
chamber his eyes swept the crowd of
eager, excited woijifu In the grand hall.
From among tbem h�� picked Beverly
and advanced upon h-*r without regard
for Utile and consequence. Despite her
animation he was Ii**i-n enough to see
ftat she was soiely troubled. She did
not shrink from hint, as he had half
expected, but met Mm with bold disdain ln her eyes.
"This is the work of your champion,"
he said ln tones that did not reach ears
otjer than her owt.. "I prophesied It,
jvu must remember. Are yon satisfied
r.,*.v that you have been deceived In
"I have Implicit confidence ln him. I
suppose you have ordered his arrest?"
���he asked, with quiet scorn.
"He ls under surveillance, at my suggestion. For your sake, and yours
alone, I am giving him a chance. He is
your protege. You are responsible for
his conduct. To accuse him would be
to place you In an embarrassing position. Tbere ls a sickening rumor In
court circles that you hove more than
a merely kind and friendly Interest In
the rascal. If I believed that, Miss Calhoun, I fear my heart could uot be kind
to him, but I kuow It Is not true. Yon
have a loftier love to give. He Is a
clever scoundrel, and there Is no telling how much barm he has nlren ly
done to Gruustark. His every move Is
to he watched and reported tn mi* l<
wt__ be impossible for hlm to escape.
To save bim from the vengeance of the
army I am permitting bim to remain in
your service, ostensibly at least. His
hours of duty have been changed, however. Henceforth he is in tbe night
guard, from midnight till dawn. I am
telling you this, Miss Calhoun, because
I want you to know that in spite of all
the indignity I have sufferwi ���*",���- ~~
more to me than any other being in the
____>_. _���.����� io me even tban my loyalty to Graustark. Do me tbe honor and
Justice to remember this. I have suffered much for you. I am a rough,
hardened soldier, and you bave misconstrued my devotion. Forgive the
harsh words my passion may bave inspired. Farewell! I must off to undo
tbe damage we all lay at the door of
tbe man you and I are protecting."
He was too wise to give her tbe
chance to reply. A moment later he
was mounted and off for the eastern
gates, tbere to direct tbe movements of
Colonel Braze and his scouts. Beverly
flew at once to Yetive with her plea for
Baldos. She was confronted by a
rather sober faced sovereign. The
news of the hour was not comforting
to the princess and her ministers.
"You don't believe he Is a spy?" cried
Beverly, stopping Just Inside the door,
presuming selfishly that Baldos alone
was the cause for. worry. Sbe resolved
to tell Yetive of the conflict ln the
"Dear me, Beverly, I am not thinking of him. We've discussed him Jointly and severally and every other way,
and he has been settled for the time
being. You are the only one who is
thinking of him, my dear child. We
have weightier things to annoy us."
"Goodness, how you talk! He isn't
annoying. Oh, forgive me, Yetive, for
I am the silliest, addle patedest goose
ln tbe kingdom! And you are so troubled. But do you know tbat he is being watched? They suspect him. So
did I at first; I'll admit It. But I
don't���now. Have you read the note
I gave to you out there?"
"Yes, dear. It's lust as I expected.
He has known from the beginning.
He knew when he caught Dagmar and
me spying behind that abominable
curtain. But don't worry me any longer about hlin, please. Wait here with
me until we have reports from the
troops. I shall not sleep until I know
what those fires meant. Forget Baldos
for an hour or two for my sake."
"You dear old princess; I'm au awful
brute, auro 'hough. I'll forget him forever for your sake. It won't be hard
either. He's Just n mere guard. Pooh!
He's no prince."
Whereupon, re-enforced by Mrs. An-
guish and the Countess Halfont, sbe
proceeded to devote herself to the task
of soothing and amusing the distressed
princess while the soldiers of Graustark ransacked the moonlit hills. The
night passed, and the next day was far
on Its way to sunset before the scouts
came ln with tidings. No trace of the
mysterious signalers bad been found.
The embers of the half dozen fires
were discovered, but their builders
were cone.   The search took in miles
r territory, but it wss unavailing.
Aot even a straggler was found. The
so called troupe of actors, around
whom suspicion centered, had been
swallowed by the capaoious solitude of
the hills. Riders from the frontier
posts to the south came ln with the
report that all was quiet In the threatened district. Dawsbergen was lying
quiescent, but with the readiness of a
skulking dog.
There was absolutely no solution to
the mystery connected with the fires
on the mountain sides. Baldos was
questioned privately and earnestly by
Lorry and Dangloss. His reply was
simple, but it furnished food for reflection and at the same time no little
relief to the troubled leaders.
"It ls my belief, Mr. Lorry, that the
fires were built by brigands and not
by your military foes. I have seen
these fires ln the north, near Axphaln,
and they were Invariably meant to establish communication between separated squads of robbers, all belonging
to one band. My friends and I on
more than oue occasion narrowly escaped disaster by prying luto tlie af-
fiiira of these signalers. I take It that
the squads buve been operating In the
south and were brought together last
night by means of the fires. Doubtless
they have some big project of their
own sort ou foot."
That night the city looked for a repetition ot tlie fires, but the mountains
were black from dusk till dawn. Word
reached the castle lute in tbe evening
from Ganlook Unit an Axphulnlan nobleman and bis followers would reach
Edelweiss the next day. The visit was
a friendly but an Important one. Tbe
nobleman wus no other than the young
Duke of Mlzrox, Intimate frleud of the
unfortunate Prluce Lorcnz who met
his death at the hand of Prince Gabriel and was tbe leader of tbe party
which opposed the vengeful plans of
Trlncess Volga. His arrival in Edelweiss was awaited with deep anxiety,
for It was suspected that his news
would be of the most Important char-
(To Be Continued)
Domestics and  Lady  Helps Combine
Forces   In  Trade   Union.
There is a great disturbance in the
drawing rooms of the good ladiea tl
Sew Zealand and Australia; domestic
���servants und lady-helps have combined forces in a trade union. The
union is the first of its kind under tne
Southern Cross, and marks the lateot
levelopment under the New Zealand
Conciliation and Arbitration act. It
it known as the Wellington Domestic
Workers' Union, and is already asking for an award.
The domestic servants' charter is
divided into provisions covering eight
classes of work. The following are
among the main features of the charter:
1. A week'a work to consist of aixty-
eight hours' labor, commencing each
morning ut 6.30, and cease on four
days a week at 7.30 p. m., with three
intervals of half an hour each for
meals and one hour interval in the
afternoon of each day.
2. On Thursdays work shall cease at
2 p. m.
3. On Sunday work to cease at 2 p.
m., but if required the servants to
prepare tea between 5.30 and 6.30 p.
m. on alternate Sundays. Two hours
to be allowed to attend church in the
4. On Wednesdays work to cease at
10 p. m., with three intervals of half
an hour each for meals and one interval of an hour in the afternoon.
5. Right holidays a year to be allowed and all statutory holidays to
be given, work done on those daya to
be paid for at the rate of la per hour.
6. Domesiics are to be in every
night nt 1(1 p. in . except on Thur.-
���hiys, when tbey are to be allowed out
till  midnight1
7 W.lipi**-*. ,����,;��.������** i,-*-* *������* oe worn,
the mir.tross must supply the dress
caps, collar*?, cuffs and nprons.
8. Well-ventilated bedrooms to be
supplied to all servants.
The wages denianeled by the nev.
union range from 12s 6d a week fo*
nursemaids to 25s a week for hoiin<*
keepers. The poor abused "general'
:s listed at 15s a week. It will be noted
that tbo scale is very much higher
than the English average.
Wages  "Smellers"   Earn.
There are several trades which provide men and women with good livings simply because they enjoy an exceptionally keen sense of smell. Scent-
makera, for example, need some one
with a very delicate sense of amell to
aid them in mixing the ingredients of
perfumes in proper proportiona. Queen
Alexandra's favorite perfume���violet-
costs ��10 per ounce bottle, and it has
to run the gauntlet of five professional
"smellers" before it is passed ns being correctly blended and ready for
Her Majesty's use.
Some ot the leading firms of per
fume makers pay their "smellers'
from ��4 to ��7 a week. Contractors for
the lighting of streets, large public
buildings and pleasure grounds very
often engage "smellers" to find escapes of gas, 1 shilling being generally paid for each escape reported
Some of these men frequently makt,
ovet ��3 in a single week, the result
being thnt in many cases the fee has
been reduced to ninepenee per eacape
reported.���London   World.
Does fit
how to Prevent Nightmare.
Referring to the frequency wltb
which unpleasant dreams, and more
particularly the classical nightmare,
occur, Dr. Kehrer, the Munich specialist says: "Persons wbo ure subject to
disturbances of this sort should allow
three or four hours to ellipse between
the lust meal and going to bed; should
not let this last meal be too hearty a
one uud should make tt a point tn
avoid all indigestible dishes and alcoholic drinks with tbe evening meal."
Beyond Her Sphere.
Mrs. Finicky���Norah, I Just rend thiil
a celebrated German doctor snys ii
broom Is full of bacteria, so hereafter
you'll huve to give your broom un antiseptic bntb each day. The Maid 1*11
do luiwthin' iiv the kind! It'll likely
git worse soon uu' thin ruyqulre nlky-
hol rubs, massage thruteuilnts, hyp-
pyrdermlc lujlctlons an' hot watlier
bottles nt night, nn' I'll hnve ye under*
sthnnd right now that I'm no tbralued
On the Woozy Mississippi.
A humorist has said "the Mississippi river Is so crooked In places tbat a
steamer going south has been known
to meet itself coming north, giving
passing signals and narrowly escaping
��� collision with itself."
.   has the  soft1
*^ warm     feel1
the skin enjoys.
Made  for   men, wo-1
men and   littl';   folks,
a   variety   of   styles,
fabrics     and     prices.
"We authorize every dealer in Pen- A-gli
Underwear lo replace, at cur cost, an)
garment faulty in nuiterial or malua/j
Edward and Albert, Son* of the Half
to the British Throne.
Two premising boys who are ot
great interest to the British publio
are the young princes Edward and
Albert, eons of the Prince of Wales,
who have just entered the British
navy.  Prince Edward, who is 12 years
Now Attends   Imperial  Conference  a*
Premier  From  Cape.
Dr. Jameson, the hero of the futile
raid upon Johannesburg, ls the son
of R. W. Jameson, u writer to The
Signet in Edinburgh. He was born
in the Scottish capital in 185.1. nnd
was educated for the medical profession nt University College Hospital.
London. After acting as house phy-
sicinn nnd house surgeon, his henltb
broke down from overwork in 187ft,
nnd he went nut to South Africa, settling at Kiinberley, where he contin-
prince toytajid.
old, is known as the heir presumptive
to  the  throno,  his  father  being the
| heir apparent.   In case of Prince Ed-
I ward's  death  Prince  Albert,  who is
1 now 11, would become the heir presumptive.   As  King Edward  VII.  is
getting to be an old man and cannot
in the  natural  order of things rule
a great many years more, it is fair
Good Sight and Good Health Returned When
the Uver was set Right by
To persons wbo have not considered tbe relationship of eyesight to
general health this letter will prove
especially   interesting.
Mrs. A. R. Price, Nose Creek, Calgary, Alta., writes: "I write to tell
you how highly we think of Dr.
Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills, for they
are unsurpassed for torpid liver,
constipation and kidney troubles.
My husband derived great benefit
from Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills
a couple of yenrs ago when be was
i.eling depressed nnd regularly out
of sorts. His eyesight was failing
and the lamplight hurt his eyes so
lie coulel not read at all anel had
..mde up his mind to see an oculist.
"I advised him to try Dr. Chase's
Kidney-Liver Pills, thinking he wns
suffering from torpid liver; He did
io, and after using less than two
boxes his eyesight entirely returned
nnd ho felt quite well ngain. We
would never be without tiiese pills in
; the  house   and   I   cannot  speak  too
highly of them."
Dr. Chase's Kidne.-Liver Pills are
j marvellously prompt and certain as a
.cure for sluggish action of the liver.
i While awakening the liver they also
i regulate  the   bowels   and   invigorate
j the kidney action.
In this way the liltering and excre-
j tory systems are thoroughly  cleansed
of  all  poisonous  impurities   and   tlie
���.cause of pain, sickness and suffering
| removed.
In every family there is need of
just such a medicine as Dr. Chase's
Kidney-Liver Pills to cure constipation, backache, biliousness, indigestion and prevent dangerous and
fatal diseases of tbe kidneys and
bowels. One pill a dose, 25 cents a
box, at ull dealers, or Kdiiianson,
Hates __ Co., Toronto. To protect
you against imitations the portrait
and signature of Dr. A W. Chase,
the famous receipt book author, nro
on every box.
na. l. s. jaukson, o.b.
ued hia practice. He nu inhered
amongst his patients President Kruger and the native chief Lobengula,
and came much in contact with Mr.
Cecil Rhodea.
In 1888 he visited Lobengula at
Bulawayo, and enabled the British
South Africa Co. to obtain concessions
in Matabelcland. Dr. Jameson abandoned his medical practice, and joined the pioneer expedition ol 1881). A
year later he obtained the concession
in Ua/.aland, preventing Portugal
from asserting her claim to the country. In 1891 he was appointed Administrator of Rhodesia. During hia
administration several wars took place
with the Matabele.
Ou coming to England, in 1894, "Dr.
Jim" was feted, and made a C. B.
Shortly after his return to South Africa the world waa startled with the
news of the raid, the history of which
ia too well known to call for repetition.
Perfidious Albion.
A remarkable anti-English story,
originally emanating from The Alleg-
meine Marine Correspondenz,' which
published it from a "reliable English
source," is now going the round oi
the German newspapers, which are
giving it prominence, and profess to
see in it a proof of insincerity of the
British proposal for the discussion of
the reduction  of armaments.
The Allegnieine Marine Correspondenz saya that three "Droodnuuglita"
are now bolng built at Armstrongs to
the order of the Argentine Government, and adds that the English piess
recently announced that Messrs Vick-
ers, Son, and Maxim are building a
giant battleship for the Brazilian Government. The correspondent asks
whence these South American states
get the money for this very considerable outlay, and point out that these
four ships just form a division, which
could be purchased by Great Britain
at the opportune moment.
Very Good.
"Has he given up the   ttage    for
"Yes.  They  say  he  couldn't have
clone  hfltter."
Not Impressed.
Bibliophile (aghast)-1 beg your pardon, madam, but that book your little
girl ts playing with Is an old and exceedingly rare first edition. Caller-
Ob, that's all right, Mr. Vlbbert It will
amuse ber just as much a* if It were
nice and ne._?_	
Premier nnd Suffragettes.
It has juat come to light, aays The
London Daily News, that on Friday
afternoon last Sir Henry Campbell-
Hannerman waa cleverly interviewed
by two of the most militant leaders
of tbe suffragette campaign. The premier, who waa on his way to CanneB,
entered the dining-car of the train
for the purpose of taking tea', and sat
down at a table adjoining one ai
which were seated two ladies. The
latter promptly introduced themselves
as Mias Annie Kenney and Miss Mary
Gawthorpe, and a friendly discussion
ensued. Sir Henry expressed approv-
' al of the educational work of the Women's Social and Political Union, bul
went on to criticize ita methods. He
gave no hope that the Government
would bring in a bill enfranchizing
women this session and said he wished to dissuade the ladies from engag-
I ing in further demonstrations out*
' aide the House of Commons, consiel I
��� ering that such proceedings were noi
lilted_> tn (-traduce mod result"
1* "til-It* ALBCRT.
to presume that the Prince of Waiea
will occupy the throne before his manly-looking boys are very much older.
Prince Edward, if he Uvea, will then
be next in line for the rulerahip of
the British Empire. He has a liking for the sea and promises to become a good naval officer, like hia
father, the Prince of Wales, who ia
known as "the sailor prince."
Coach   Driver's  Story.
"Yea," the driver remarked, as hl��
"leadera" awept around the turn into
a lightly-timbered atretch of level
road, "you may not believe it. but
tho<�� i.���M*._-a,.*uu_ in <*a cuie as a Christian. Why, Maloney, who owns the ae��
lection on the other aide of the creek,
trained one of 'em to meet the coach
every week, and get the lettera for
bim. The pouch cornea in real handy,
yo aee."
Presently, as often happens on ���
quiet country road, a fine marsupial,
disturbed by the approach of His Majesty's Royal Mail, came into viewj
aa he raised himself from the gross,
where he had been feeding, and looked towards the coach with an innocent inquiring air. The driver waa
ready with the corroboration of hia
"bald and unconvincing narrative,"
for, as he shouted loudly, "Nothing!
for you to-day, old man!*" the kangaroo, aa if that was all he had been
waiting for, hopped quickly out ol
view amongst the trees, to the utter
astonishment of the box-seat traveler, and the intense enjoyment of ths
other occupants of the ceoch.
Life In Nigeria.
There are frequent reference in tha
report to the efforts to cope with
slavery in Nigeria. The trade in
slaves has entirely ceased in Sokoto,
b-.t in Banchi there was a reemdes-
conce of it, due to famine, the people
preferring to sell themselves as slaves
rather than starve as free men. Ten
years ago, it is recalled, the entire
Angass tribe sold themselves into
slavery, but when the famine is over
they take the first opportunity to desert. In the Province of Muri famine
gave a great impetus to the trade in
children, who were sold for food. Ono
grim incident is recorded. "Tbe canoes," says the report of Sir F. D.
Lugard to the Colonial Office, "travel
by night and are concealed by day.
One which was discovered in a backwater with 22 children on board, was
pushed out into midstream by the traders, and apparently purposely cap*
sized. The slave traders swam for the
bank, but one was held by the leg by
a crocodile, and captured; 12 children
were drowned."
Treating the Imagination
"Imagination hns a great deal to
do with some eases of sickness," said
a doctor in St. Joseph's Hospitul,
quoted in tlie Philadelphia Record.
There was a woman who used to
come here regularly complaining that
she had swallowed a pin .and that it
was stuck in her throat, hurting her
dreadfully. Week after week we assured her that we could Hnd no pin,
but still she came. At last we determined to satisfy her, so we told her
to open her mouth wide anel shut
her eyes. Then we placed a pin between a pair of long forceps and rnn
it down her thront. After fooling
around a while we drew it out and
declared that we had succeeded in
extracting tlie troublesome pin. Sbe
got up, declared tbat she felt better
and went away. I saw her later,
���ind she declnied thnt the pain in
her throat bad entirely disappeared. '
Worms cause feverishness, moaning und restlessness during sleep.
Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator
i*. pleasant, sure and effectual. If
your druggist has none in stock, get
him to procure it for you.
St. Petersburg holds the highest
death rate among the world's capitals.
The 'Frisco fire cost the insurance
companies $79,708,174, beaidos the
profits of forty-seven yeara.
The world's wheat crop promises
to be millions of bushels below last
year's standard.
Nothing makes a man so happy as
to collect a bad debt or secure an
increase  in  his salary.
A memorial to William Penn is to
be erected in Westminster Abbey by
a   Pennsylvania  society.
r  DODDS ',
&, PlttS ^
-    A Freak Calf.
Resembling in appearance and ao*
tion a jackrabbit is a Nebraska calf,
according to all accounts.  It has no
tail, and its hind legs are longer than
. its front ones. It gets over the ground
I, in leap***       	
Don't Whisk Your Hat.
Never use a whisk broom to clean a
hat either stiff or soft, particularly
a soft hat, as It gradually removes the
fine surface originally on the hat. The
worst effect, however, is tbe wearing
away of tbe band and binding by such
rough usage. The effect ls more
quickly shown on the best grades of
I bands und binding. A fine hair brush,
' one of curved shape, made especially
to use under the curl of the hat, is
good. Best of all, however, ls a thick
piece of woolen cloth. Such pieces are
now made ln tbe form of pads, with
a strap across the back, so that they
eaa ba held  ���CM ���*���*-*��� In the hand.
Unanimous   Opinion
"These   box  parties,"    complained
the mnn who had been at the opera,
"are all chatter."
"That's whut they are," replied the
man in the flashy clothes, "especially the four-flushes that pretend they
would like to meet Jeffries."���Philadelphia Press.
All so-called "soothing" syrups
and most of the powdera advertised
tr cure childhood ailments cout lin
poisonous opiutea, and an overdoae
may kill the child. When tbe moth u*
uses Haby'a Own Tablets she has tlie
guurantee of a government analyst
tl ut thiH medicine contains no opiate or narcotic. They can be given
with absolute safety to a new-born
baby. They cure indigestion, constipation, colic, diarrhoea und the
other minor ailments of children.
Mrs. G. Collins, Kirkella, Man.,
saya: "Baby's Own Tablets are the
most satisfactory medicine I have
ever used for the minor ailments of
children. I always keep the Tablets
in the house." Sold by medicine
dealers or by mail at 25 cents a box
from Tbe Dr. Williams Medicine
Co.,  Brockville, Ont.
Heir Dernbtirg, who was director
o' tlie German colonial office, bus
been appointed secretary of state
for the colonies under the new law
establishing a separate ministry for
the  colonies.
Whalebone, 100 years ago, brought
$125 a ton. A ton of it now ia worth
Wages of the Northumberland
(Eng.) coal millers were recently advanced 5 per cent, as a result of the
recent eonl boom. This is the sixth
quarterly  ndvunce aince  1900.
In fitted  with   the  improved  Record
Triangular Grate���the most  perfect furnace grate on the market.    Of the four
triangular grate bars, each bar is operated
by the use of a handle applied to either
of the two centre bars.   To remove this
handle after shaking is impossible   until
the grate bar  has been  returned  to its
original   position, flat  and  in
place, without any of the cogs
sticking up.  The result is that
the bars are always flat under
the fire and thai it is impossible
for lumps of coal to drop through
and be wasted.    The Record
Triangular Grate can  be entirely  removed   from  without
without   lying on stomach or
bothering with a light.       io_
Write (or Catalogue.
i foundries at MONCTON. N.B. & MONTREAL. Rfl.|
Sales Branches at MONCTON, N.B.;
Rheumatism Cured
Do you knovf why you are
suffering with Rheumatism?
Because your kidneys are sick.
They are too weak to filter uric
acid from the blood. This acid
is poisoning ycur system, and
inflaming every nerve in your
body. Those excruciating pains
in hands, shoulders, back, knees
and feet���are the result of kidney
trouble. Stop the uric acid
from poisoning the blood and
there will be no Rheumatism.
care Rheumatism because they cart tho
kidneys. They replace diseased with vigorous, healthy tissue���it re tig-then the organs���
ue tit rails* uric acid--and insure the blood
being pure and rich.
Try GIN 7II.X.S on our positive guarante*
that they must cure you or money refunded.
loc a box���6 for la.SC*.  At all dtularsorfiora
Human Ingenuity will
never devise a process
that will make corn or
oats as digestible or at
nutritious as the whole
wheat, when steam-
cooked, shredded and
baked.    Try   It.
BISCUIT  for  Breakfast  gives   energy for day's work.
All Grocers���IS.  -  cart-***; 2 for 26c. ill
Celluloid Starch needs
no cooking just
cold water and 'tia
ready. 'Twon't stick,
yet gives a better
gloss, with less iron-
rubbing, than any
starch you know.
Ita price is little.
Your dealer Bella it.
Try it this week.   204
Entirely New to Him
"Whnt does it take to make a cord
of wood?"    asked the  constant reader.
"Really now," replied the agricultural editor, with a superior air, "I
never heal*, of a cord made of anything but hemp or jute or something
like   that."���Philadelphia   Press.
Operation of the universal Buffrage
law in Austria brings important
changes and results in the reconstruction of the lower house of parliament on new radical lines.
To  Be Taken  as  You  Will
She��� You can always tell a Harvard  man.
He (from New Haven)���Yes; but
you can't tell him much.-Harper's
After Hospital  Treatment  Failed  Dr.
Williams'   Pink  Pills Cured  Him
"I suffered the greatest agony
from rheumatism. Leading physicians prescribed many medicines,
but with unsatisfactory results. 1
was compelled to go to an hospital,
but even the treatment there failed.
Then I took Dr. Williams' Pink
Pills and today I am a well man."
These words were spoken by Clifford L. Forbes when interviewed at
his home in Port Maitland, N.S.
Mr. Forbes is a fisherman and had
always been very healthy, until some
three years ago while fishing off
Newfoundland he was seized with a
very severe attack of rheumatism.
In his own words he says: "1 was
fishing on the Grand Banks in the
spring of 1903 when I was stricken
with rheumatism. I could not work
or sleep, and the pain was almost
unbearable. My case became so
serious that I had to be landed, and
for weeks I lay in a Cape Breton
hospital as helpless as a cripple.
The hospital doctors prescribed different remedies, but they did not
cure me. I then left the hospital
and was taken home with rheumatism apparently completely fastened
upon me. Day and night I suffered.
Nothing I did for the trouble seemed
to help me and I became despondent
and downhearted. Then a friend
advised me to try Dr. Williams'
Pink Pills. I was skeptical, hut my
friend praised the pills so highly
that I determined to try them, with
the result you see today. I am
fully cured and have not sine
had even a twinge of that dreaded
affliction. I cannot say too much in
favor of Dr. Wlliams' Pink Pills and
1 urge all rheumatic sufferers to try
Dr. Williams' Pink Pills cured Mr.
Forbes because they struck straight
at the root and cause of his crippling rheumatism. They don't act on
the mere sypmtoms like ordinary
medicine. They don't act on the
bowels. They do only one thing, but
they do it well���they actually make
new blood. In that way they root
out all common blood diseases like
anaemia, headaches and backaches,
rheumatism, sciatica, neuralgia and
the secret ailments of girls and women, who suffer unspeakably when
the richness and regularity of their
blood becomes disturbed. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills are sold by all
dealers in medicine, or sent by mail
at BO cents a box or six boxes for
$2.50. bv -writing The Dr. Williams
Medicine  Co.,  Brockville,  Ont.
To meet some people gives you
the strange, creeping feeling you experience after taking a pill.
We have no hesitation in saying
that Dr. J. D. Kellogg's Dysentery
Cordial is without doubt the best
medicine ever introduced for dysentery, diarrhoea, cholera and all summer complaints, sea sickness, etc.
It oromptly gives relief and never
fails to effect a positive cure. Mothers should never be without a bottle
when tlieir children are teething.
There were speaking of a hard
drinker, and saying that when he
wns drunk  he was at his cleverest.
"Yes," said a man present, "like
the moon; the fuller he is the more
he shines."���11  Diavolo Rosa.
Jack���I tried to pay the New Woman n compliment last night iu my
speech, but it didn't seem to be appreciated.
Bob���What did  you  say?
Jack���I said that the New Woman
would leave large footprints on the
sands  of  time.���London  Tit-Bits.
Aa Cough
Ayer's Cherry Pectoral is 1
regular cough medicine, ���
strong medicine, a doctor's
medicine*. Good for easy
coughs, hard coughs, desperate coughs. If your doctor
endorses it for your case, take
it. If not, don't take it. Never
go contrary to his advice.
W* publish eyr formulas
W* Wminli alcohol
7     frem onrmsdleia*!
Wt urf�� you to
ooaiult jour
The Way Manufacturers Conceal Defects In the Casting,
It might very naturally have been
thought that If there was oue trade
which could he saiJ to be free from
trickery anil fakllH. Il was that of steel
manufacture. The mere fact that steel
Is synonymous with streustU would
seem to bear out tills view. And yet
methods ure soinetiuies adopted In the
making of steel which once again Illustrate the saying ihat there are tricks
tn every trade.
At the same time it must be admitted that some of these tricks when carried out do not necessarily mean a
lessening in the soundness and quality
of the material. For Instance, It sometimes hapnens that in casting a piece
of steel what Is known as a "blowhole" occurs. Often this is not noticed*
until the steel has been cut and trimmed for the required purpose. Iu such
a case the hole is usually "tapped" and
a well fitting screw Inserted, the head
of the latter being filed off so closely
to the metal that it needs an expert
eye to detect nny unusual feature.
This is a trick which makes no difference in the strength of the metal and,
consequently is quite harmless.
Sometimes, however, a crack appears in a piece of metal which it Is
Impossible to remedy by tlie usual expedients of hammering and rolling.
The careful manufacturer will put the
piece on one side and make a fresh
casting, for if such a piece of metal
were used as a crank shaft, for in-,
stance, it might split at a time of extra
strain and so bring untold disaster.
On the other hand, the manufacturer may decide that he cannot afford to
throw the faulty casting ou one side,
and ln order to cover the defect It ls
put in the open air to rust The weather will most likely be found to have
filled the crack by the time the casting ls required, and no one outside thc
foundry will have known of its existence until perhaps it causes a vessel to
become disabled. And, as it ls almost
impossible to tell afterward how the
crack originated, the maker is qnite
seenre from blame.
One of the most sensational scandals
which have agitated tbe engineering
world for some years past came to
light not long ago ln connection with
the building of a great battleship.
After a trial trip she was found to be
Bomewhat leaky, and an examination
of some of the plates forming the side
of the vessel revealed the startling fact
that the rivets had been put In the
holes cold and simply calked.
When a ship's plates are riveted together, it is usual not only of course to
drive the rivets In red hot, but also to
calk them over with a special composition as an extra caution against leakage. In tbe case mentioned the builder was working under contract and ln
order to save time resorted to the trick
described. The result was that the
strain on the plates quickly loosened
the calking, and some of the rivets
actually dropped out of the holes.���
London Tlt-Blts.
Senate Gavel Handleless.
It Is an odd fact that the gavel used
by the presiding officer of the senate
has no handle, like tbat used by the
speaker of the house. It ls an ivory
contrivance, modestly ornamented, of
cylindrical shape and about four Inches
long. In wielding it the vice president
bas to hold tbe gavel in his band as If
it were a amah hammer without a handle. How the custom originated of
providing the vice president with a
handleless gavel ls not known, though
the oldest senate attache cannot remember when it was otherwise, just as
the oldest senate attache cannot remember when the gold snuffbox that
occupies its ancient niche at the right
of the vice president's raised desk was
not dutifully filled every morning, although no statesman now patronizes
that once popular box for a gentle
Barbarians and Perfumes.
Though perfume may be the outcome
of civilization aud more lavishly used
by nations well to the front in manners and polish, there are Instances of
people of great demoralization who
use It in some of their horrible customs. Tbe fetich men of Ashantl supply an illustration of this, who, for the
benefit of young soldiers, concoct a
mixture of blood, of human hearts and
of fragrant herbs, and Bettany, quoting from Beecham, says, "All who have
never before killed an enemy ln battle
eat of the preparation, it being believed that if they did not their energy
would be secretly wasted by the haunting Bplrlts of deceased foes."
A Bad Practice.
"I've a good notion," said Plodding
Pete, "to join dla forestry association."
"What furr
"I want de trees preserved ln all delr
venerable beauty. I want to see de
monarchs of de wilderness left undisturbed ln delr peaceful majesty. It's
time dis practice of handlln' a man an
ax an' tellln' him to chop wood was
Denmark Heads List���England Is
Fourth From the Bottom.
Sturdy, self-reliant progressive peo
pie as they are, the Japanese ha%*e
yet a strong pie-disposition to self-
destruction. This remarkable fact 15
I plainly put by Mr. Bunso Kure, a
prominent Japanese statistician.
In the island Kingdom the suicide
rate is now nearly 200 in each 1,00(1,-
000 inhabitants, which brings it int.
tlie fourth place on the records,
which  are:
Nothing I Ate
Agreed With Me.
The Great Difference.
Poorman���Of course there's a big difference between a botanist and a florist
Ascum���Is there, really? Poorman���
Yes; a botanist ls one who knows all
about flowers, and a florist ls one who
knows all about the prices people will
Not a Chancel
Married men will certainly appreciate the grim humor of the Staten Island schoolboy who wrote In an epic,
"Their foes in front their wives behind���Impossible  was  flight"
It Is well there ls no one without a
fault for be would not bave a friend In
_.!_! I-Iu-lltS-
The dose of Ayer'a Pills is small, only
one��tbedtime. Asarule,laxativedosea
Ure better than cathartic doses. Por constipation, biliousness, dyspepsia, sick-
headaches, they cannot be excelled.
Ask your doctor about this.
*���*UM�� ti Ike 1.0. Area Oo.. Lowell, -tat-.-���
j Broiled Prairie Dog.
1 "Prairie dog, briled, Is dnru good eat-
in'," Baid the zoo keeper, "but you
couldn't get 11 pliiinsmuii to admit It.
"The plainsmen claims that owls and
rattlesnakes uud prairie dogs (ruter*
* nlze together, snare holes and eat one
another's dead corpses at the end. They
claim that to ent prairie dog is the
same thing as to eat rattlesnake or owl.
i "Of course it's only a superstition,
but it holds good on the plaius, and
prairie dog Is never eaten there. I ent
it, though, every clinnce I get. It has a
flue taste. It tastes, by gum, like young
Denmark ..
. 253 Sweden    ..
France ...   .
. 218 Bulgaria ..
.. 118
. 216 England ...
..    80
Prussia ....
. 197 Norway ...
.    66
Austria  ...
.  159 Holland ...
..   58
Belgium   ..
. 122 Italy 	
..    59
The increase in Japan is greater in
the case of females, the figures for the
fair sex being 16 per cent., while
those for the males are only 14 1-2.
Mr. Kure thinks that this is due to
the new method of education, and
tn the fact that modern conditions
bring women into the struggle for a
livelihood side by side with men.
As to the method of suicide hanging
is the most popular with men, drowning with women. More people kill
themselves in May, June, and July
than in ony other period.
Taking about 100,000 cases of suicide the causes were:
Lunacy, nbout 30,000 males and 20,-
000 females.
Straitened "irciimstances, 73 males
to every 26  females.
Sickness, 60 males to every 40 females.
Disappointed love, 40 males to every
60 femnles.
Repentance, 75 males to every 2D
Family quarrels, 30 males to every
70 females.
Anxiety about the future, 55 males
to  every  10  females.
Pecuniary losses, 90 males to every
10 females.
Grief for the misconduct of children,
fear of discovery of crime, and pain
nt divorce,  17 men to 83 women.
Mr. Kure inclines to tlie belief that
* suicidal disposition exists among
thc Jnnnnese, and that, possibly, ii
Is hereditary, but the circumstances,
he snys, are often pitiful.
Lady Henry Somerset.
Lady Henry Somerset, whose fame
as a worker and speaker in temperance and charitable causes has spread
throughout Europe and America, is
retiring from public life. She announces that after this spring she
will spoak no more in public, but
will carry on her homes at Duxhurst,
whore she will continue to live.
An unhappy marriage led to a separation from her husband, and Lady
Henry retired to live a quiet life at
Reigate Priory. There she determined
to give herself to social and religious
Her first public meeting was a little gathering of villagers from her
I.MBtnor estate, to whom she Bpoke a
lew earnest words for temperance,
signing the pledge in their presence.
Practice has sin_e made her one of
the most accomplished platform
speakers amongst English women.
The industrial colony founded by
her at Duxhurst, in Surrey, is the
sjioneer institution of its kind. Women of all classes suffering from alcoholism find there in a pleasant countryside homes where, amongst workrooms and gardens, poultry yards and
dairies, they can forget the old influences which have dragged tliem
It Is to the honor of the foundress
0' Duxhurst that many a wretched
wunnin has been intercepted in her
round from gaol to gin palace and
?Wen back the possibility of decent
Accomplished  London Cabman.
The late Lord Bosslyn told a story
t. instance '.he kind of man who may
by sometimes doing duty on a nan-
sum. On-, night his lordship hailed
oue close to his club and drove to Ma
town honse. As he alighted the cabman '.ouched his hat and said, "Lord
Rosslyn, I believe?" "Yes," was hia
reply. "What do you want?" "You
sometimes sell Gordon setters, my
lord." "Yes, but not to cabmen." In
the blandest and most gentlemanly
tone the cabman stated that might
be true, but still he had he advantage he thought on the point of education. He had been at a university
and could speak several languages,
���among others Italian, which he happened to know Lord Rosslyn could
not speak. An Italian count who had
once been a friend of his was staying
in London and wanted a brace of Gordon setters. It proved quite correct.
The Italian count bought the setters
ior 50 guineas, and Lord Rosslyn gav��
the accomplished cabman a five pound
note  for  his  trouble.���London  Tele*
"Please, muni," said a tramp, "would
you he so kind us to let me bave a
needle and thread'/"
"Well, y-e-s," said the housewife at
the door; "I cuu let you have that"
"Thankee, mum. Now, you'd oblige
me very much If you'd let me have a
bit of cloth for a patch."
"Yes, here ls some."
"Thankee very much, mum. It's a
little different color from my suit I
see. Perhaps, mum, you could spare
me some of your husband's old clothes
that this patch will match."
"Well, I declare! You're clever, my
mnn, and I'll give you an old suit.
Here Is oue."
"Thankee greatly, mum. I see It's a
little large, mum, but If you'll kindly
fnrulsh me with n square meal mebby
(   cuu   Ull   It  out"
One und a Million.
"That's the first time I ever sold a
Blngle envelope," said the young woman at a big stationer's store In the
city's center. "I've nt trays sold them
in packages, but that gentleman came
In with n letter in his hand nud asked
for an envelope, nud I sold him one for
n cent. I Imagine Unit's the smallest
B'lle thut has been made hi this establishment since It opened. The biggest
I ever ninde happened to be In the envelope line too. A rather roughly dressed mini came In, asked to see our envelopes and wanted to know the price
fiy the thousand. I told him. Then he
asked the price hy the million. I got
the figures from our manager, who
smiled ns he gave them to tne. Yet tho
man ordered u inilliou envelopes, nud
when we asked for reference he said,
he would as lief pay the bill ou tho
Bpot, which be did from a roll of yellow
back bunk notes nbout the size of a
loaf of bread. We delivered the envelopes, but bareu't seen the purchaser
Mrs, Lenora Bodenhamer, R.F.D.
I., Box 99, Kerneisville, N.C., writes:
"I Buffered with stomach trouble
and indigestion for some time, and
nothing that I ate agreed with me.
1 was very nervous and exporienc d
a continual feeling of uneasiness and
fear. I took medicine from the doctor, hut it did nie no good.
"1 found in one of youi Peruna
books a description of my symptoms. I then wrote to Dr. Hnrtman
for advice. He said I had oatarrh
ol the stomach. I took Peruna and
Manalin and followed his directions,
and can now say that I feel as well
as T ever did.
"1 hope that all who are afflicted
with the snme symptoms will take
Peruna, as it has certainly cured
The above is only one of hundreds
who have written similar letters to
Dr. Hnrtman. Just one such case
as this entitles Peruna to the candid
consideration ol every one similarly
afflicted. If this be true of tho taeti-
monv of one person what ought to
he the testimony of hundreds, yes
thousands, of honest, sincere people.
We have in our files a grent many
other testimonials.
Why Glasses Clink
In answer to a correspondent who
asks, "Will you finally settle the
question why glasses are clinked
when people drink a toast in wine?"
a Berlin paper says: "Your question should have included beer. The
ancient form is observed with thut
beverage as well as with wine. TJiere
are many versions, hut- the most logical is the one which is based on
the supposition that a good drink is
so worthy of respect thnt in drinking it all one's senses should be employed. One sees the liquid, tastes
it, smells its fragrance, feels its effect, and the glasses are clinked so
that the sense of hearing may also
have a share in the pleasure."
An English Description of the Joys of
Being His Majesty's Quest
The recent visit of John  Burns to
1 Windsor castle  at  the  invitation of
King Edward was unique, inasmuch as
I tbe president of the local government
I board ls probably the only labor repre*-
seutative who has been honored with
an invitation to dine and sleep at the
royal residence by the reigning sovereign of the country, says London Tit-
It mnst have been a curious experience for one who was obliged to commence the struggle* for a livelihood at
ten years of age to be saluted by sentries ns the guest of the king and to
be relieved of even his hand bag by a
royal footmnn.
Any one, however, who is invited to
dine with their majesties Is waited upon in practically the same manner as
the king and queen would be themselves. If a large party from Lou-
don nre nsked to spend the night at
Windsor castle, n special trulu is provided, nnd royal servants attend In
order to wnlt upon the guests, lu the
case of Mr. Burns a special carriage
was reserved for hlm, and n 1'losod carriage, druwn by a pnir of horses In
charge of n postilion, met him at Windsor.
While of course the ordinary rules of
royal etiquette are observed, there ls
always an absence of rigid formality
when commoners dine with the king.
His majesty acts the part of genial
host to perfection and with his usual
tact never fails to put his guests quite
at ease.
During the after dinner smoke ho
throws off all reserve and Jokes aud
chats with his guests just as an ordinary Individual. Their majesties usually retire from the company about 10
or 11 o'clock, although that does not
mean that the guests must do likewise. They may please themselves ln
exactly the same way as If they wore
at home. That their movements are
ln nowise restricted by any form of
etiquette U shown by tbe fact that
Mr. Burns the morning following his
visit to Windsor castle was up at 6
and was looking round the grounds between 7 and 8
Their majesties seldom breakfast
with their guests. Sometimes they
give their farewell greeting the previous evening if the guest is leaving thc
following morning. Usually, however,
both the king and queen say goodby
to any one who has been staying at
the castle jest before the guest leaves.
A   Refreshing Stimulant
Always a Good Friend���In health
and happiness we need no friends,
but when pain and prostration come
we look for friendly aid from sympathetic hands. These * hands enn
serve us no better than in rubbing
in Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil, for
when the Oil is in the pain is out
It has brought relief to thousands
who without it would he indeed
The shipwrights of Copenhagen,
Denmark, have struck work, an increase of wnges having been refused
by the employers.
Agricultural laborers at Argenta,
in the province of Ferra, Daly, are
on strike for a more equitable division  of labor and  wages.
We offer One Hundred Dollars Reward
tor any case of Catarrh that cannot be
cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.
F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, O.
We, the undersigned, have known F. J.
Cheney for the last 15 years, and believe
him  perfeotly  honorable ln  all business
transactions, and financially able to carry
out any obligations made by his firm.
Waldlng, Klnnan A Marvin,
Wholesale Druggists, Toledo, O.
Hall's Catarrh Cure Is taken Internally,
acting directly upon the blood and muo-
oui surfaces of the   system.   Testimonials sent free.     Price,  76c.    per   bottle.
Bold by all prugglsta
Take Hall's Family t!
ills for Constipation
The great Treadwell mine stiike
in Alaska has heen settled on the
011011 shop basis.
Minara".  Liniment Used by Physicians
French state officials must not
join labor organizations, it is announced, and school teachers are so
Itch, Mange, Prairie Scratches anr
every form of contagious Itch on hu
man or animals cured in 30 minutei
by Woliord's Sanitary Lotion.
Women compositors of Christian}!!
and Bergen, Norway, are to be paid
the same rates as men, after five
years' apprenticeship and the passing of a test as to being fully qualified.
Opium haunts in Foochow have
been closed by the Chinese authorities.
.... L_ J ������
A Borse witb a
Strained Shoulder
Is sound as a dollar in 24 hours
after you rub the sore spot with
Fellows' Leeming's Essence.
It gives instant relief In all
cases of Strains, Bruises and
Swellings ��� draws the pain
right out ��� strengthens the
weak back, shoulder or knee.
Whether you have one horse
or twenty, accidents are liable
to happen any time. Keep a
bottle of
handy so you can have it when
50c. a bottle.   At dealers.
��� IB
A  Perfeot Luxury to Japan Tea Drinkers.
Lead    Packets    Only,    <10c,  60c,  and    60c     Per    Lb.    At    All     Grocers.
Why  They  Are  Sour
"Father,"   said   the   boy,   "why   is
it  that  comic  editors  are  always  so
"Because,"   said    the    pater,   with
nary   a  smile,   "they   nre   constantly
being   handed   a   lemon."���Judge.
Carnegie's Hero Fund
Andrew Carnegie's "hero fund"
was established in 1904 with $5,000,-
000 at its disposal. The commission
had awarded 03 medals up to Jan.
1, 1007, and disbursed about ���.40,000,
aside from about "05,000 given San
Francisco and other sufferers from
Ask for Minard's and Take no Other
At tlie Yarmouth Y.M.C.A. Boys'
Camp, held at Tusket Falls in August, I found MINARD'S LINIMENT
most beneficial for sunburn, nn immediate relict for colic and toothache.
General  Secretary.
Wolves Are Expensive.
Vernon Bailey of the forest reserve
bureau at Washington, who has been
making an investigation of the ravages
of wolves on tbe ranches of the southwest, reports that In a certain part of
Kew Meilco he learned tbat a moderate estimate of the stock killed by four
wolves of which he got trace vras a
yearling cow or a calf every thr��e
days or approximately 100 head of cattle to each wolf. "Counting al) as
calves," says Mr. Bailey, "at the low
rate of $10 a head, eaeh wolf would at
this rate cost tlie ranchmen $1,000 u
year. This estimate of $4,000 for the
four wolves leaves out of consideration
the five to ten hungry offspring of each
pair, which begin to kill stock for
themselves ln the fall and continue to
do so as long as they live."
Twelve thousand live hundred
women teachers in New York are
striving to obtain from the legislature an increase in their salaries to
equal  that of men teachers.
The Demon, Dyspepsia-In olden
times it was a popular belief that
demons moved invisibl. through the
ambient nir, seeking to enter into
men and trouble them. At the present day the demon, dyspepsia, in at
large in the same way, seeking habitation in those who by careless or
unwise living invite him. And once
he enters a man it is difficult to dislodge him. He thnt finds himself so
possessed should know that a valiant
friend to do battle lor him with the
unseen foe is Parmelee's Vegetable
Pills, which nre ever ready for the
W. O, Douglas of New York, former loan clerk of the Trust Company of America, has confessed that
11 lawyer advised him how to steal
$1,000,01)0 to conceal his minor
all hard, .suit or calloused lumps anil Lleinialies
fl'om horses, blood spavin, QUl'bs, aplints,
lint-bone, Sweeney, slides, sprain., soro and
swollen throat, coughs, etc. Have $511 by use
of one bottle. Warranted the in(.3t wonderful
Blemish   Cure  ever kn_���_,.
Madame Fromkina, a female terrorist of Moscow, has been exiled to
Siberia for attempting the life of
Gen. Novitsky.
Keep Minard's Liniment in the House
The   lockout  of  cabinetmakers  in
Berlin,     Germany,     continue.**,     and
I some 5,000 men are still out, though
there are signs of weakening on  the
masters' side.
Old  Settler's   Method  cf  Solving  Re
forestry  Question.
The subject of re-foresting cut-ovoi
land is becoming one of the most important that can be discussed in Ontario, and it is attracting increasing
attention. An Old Settler who has
given this matter considerable ntte.i
J****-  ���"rites- For many   years  past  I
have  been  trying u>  im.,....... _*._,
authorities the fact that tha question
of re-forestry is simply a matter of
burning all the evergreen brush and
tops cut in the process of getting out
logs and lumber. There have been
two chief obstacles in the way of accomplishing this object. The first is
that I have neither time, eloquence
nor literary ability to handle the most
important subject of the day. The
other, and the principal one, is that
every man connected with the lumber business, from the millionaire
limit-owners down to the cook's mate
in a lumber camp, ridicules the idea.
The fact that tens of thousands ol
acres of land, practically worthless
fer agricultural purposes, but specially adapted to supply the world with
pine, hemlock and spruce, nre now n
bare and barren waste, owing to simple negligence and greed, is of no importance whatever to these men. It
would take two more men in every
gang of log-makers to burn the brush
as it was cut. This would add from
10 to 15 per cent, to the cost of getting out logs, and what is the interest of the next generation, or, for that
matter, of the present owners ten or
twelve years hence, to an extra present cost of 10 per cent?
Lumbermen  Not Wholly Responsible.
It may be quite true that the lumbermen nre not solely responsible for
the waste I have referred to. If the
late Ontario Government, when tho
price of lumber advanced, had insisted on clean work in the woods, instead of raising the dues on each
thousand of lumber, millions of dollars' worth of lumber might have been
saved. It would hardly be fair, however, to blame either the late or the
present Government for not doing a
thing that they could not be supposed
to know anything about, and which,
so far as I know, was only advocated
by one man in the province, but there
is' now an opportunity such as may
not occur again, for the present Government* to try the experiment.
Try It In Algonquin Park.
The Algonquin Park consists of a
large block of land, now mostly in a
state of nature. Part, or perhaps the
whole of it may be under license, but
the Government has power to arrange
that, and to do so without injuriously
affecting the right of the first holders,
if any.
Let the licenses be granted subject
to the condition that no brush shall
be left on  the ground,  and  give the
only practical nnd common sense sys-
I tern of re-forestry n fair chance.
In tlie meantime allow me to repeat
i for the hundredth time, that the On-
i tario woods will re-forest themselves
if you do not interfere with them,
nnd thnt an additional expenditure ol
nbout 75 cents per thousand feet board
measure in burning brush and limbs
wotild do away with nine-tenths of
the damage to forests by fire. And
lastly,'that burning the brush nnd
limbs, especially of evergreen timber,
is all there is of the re-forestry question.
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I T I    ���* OH   l> M | C ��. fii
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Wl IN NIPEO' .:*���
���end alt stomach
|*K *���*������- towel disorders.
foj Make* y��,,, ij.;..
Figures compiled by the New York
Journal of Commerce .,iiow that during April the fire loss in the United
States and Canada was $21,025,000,
some $10,000,000 more than for April.
In Nature's Storehouse There Are
Cures ��� Medical experiments have
shown conclusively that there are
medicinal virtues in even ordinary
plants growing up around us which
give them a value that cannot he estimated. It is held by some that
Nature provides a cure for every disease which neglect and ignorance
have visited upon man. However
thnt may be, it is well known that
Parmelee's Vegetable Pills, distilled
from roots and herbs, are a sovereign
remedy in curing all disorders of the
"Pete," said Meandering Mike,
"what would you do it .vou was one.
of dese kings of finance?"
��� "Well." answered Plodding Pete,
"I don't say as I'm any smarter dan
de men dnt's got de money now. I
s'pose I'd either try to give it away
an' git made fun of or try to use it
in politics an' git into a fight."���
Washington  Star.
Minard's   Liniment,   Lumberman's
"You young scamp!" roared the old
broker, rushing in unexpectedly. I
thought you told me you didn't
smoke cigarettes, read 'lleadwood
Dicks' or whistle while; you worked."
"Well," yawned the ollice boy laconically.    ,
"And here I come in and catch
yon doing ull three."
"Yes; hut you don't, catch nie
working."���Illustrated  Hits.
Is there anything more annoying
than having your corn stepped upon? Ts there anything more delightful than getting rid of it? Hollo-
way's Corn Cure will do ii. Try it
and  he convinced.
Dockers in Germany increased
their membership in 1005 from 5,900
to 0,500.
Serious  race riots have broken out
nt Delhi,  India.
Tbo Honest Physician Is Anxious
to Cure and Uses the. Best
Available Remedies.
tor it-
Nurses' and Mothers' Treasure
-25c.���S bottles $ 1.25.
An Infallible Cure
For Sprains, Ringbone, Splint. Curb,
Sweepey. lameness aud Soft Bunches,
Kendall's Spavin Cure has nocquci.
MONTUHAL,  P.Q., C   Ot. tl   '06.
"I ba-re the care of a number of horses
and have uaed your remedies, which
always proved Infallible." D. Baiuergerxm,
Be prepared���keep Kendall'* always In
the stable. Our book "Treatise on the
Horse" free from dealers or
II �� kf-Hit-l for $5.
Kroiill Ce.
_ te
The proposed legislation through
the Dominion Parliament for the regulation of the manufacture and tale
of patent or proprietary medicines is
of the utmost importance, and it il
reoeiving a great deal of attention,
not only by the proprietary medicine
manufacturers, but also by the leading
doctors and druggists. Every manufacturer of reliable and high class
remedies welcomes the bill as a step
i in the right direction. The discussion
j haa brought out the fact that the best
fhysicians in Canada and on the oon-
( inent approve of and prescribe Pay*
ohine in cases of the most diffioult
, charaoter. In a recent instance of
i very serious throat and lung trouble
the patient had been using Psychine.
Two leading United States specialists
were consulted, in addition to two
eminent Canadian physicians. Upon
learning what the patient was using,
a sample of Psychine was taken and
analysed, with the result that the
physioians advised its continuance.
They prescribed no other medicine bat
Psychine, with the result that the patient has fully recovered and is a
splendid walking and talking advertisement for the wonderful curative
power of a remedy that will "stand
up" before the keenest professional
oritioism and analysis. As a builder
up of the system and restorer of all
wasted conditions, Psychine has no
equal, and the best and most earnest
physicians recognise this fact.
"At the age ol IS my lungs wsre ln a terrible
state. I had la grippe tho year before; It settle*
on my lungi and I kepi steadily growInf worn
till t got down so low I was ln bed for at* weeks.
I had a con-raltatton of dooton, and ther said they
oould do nothing mora tor me. Then I auurted to
use P��-chine, f took the medicine lor more than
a year. It certainly did wondert tor me. I em
���ow as ttrong ss I wu before tn tl-knees."
Morpeth, Oat
Psychine, pronounced Si-keen, is ths
greatest of tonics, building up the system, increasing the appetite, purifying the blood, aids digestion, and sets
rrirootly upon the throat and lungs,
giving tone and vigor to the entire
system. | At all druggists, 60o. and $1,
or Dr. T. A. Slocum, Limited, 179
Kinz Street West, Toronto.
A Surprise la Biscuits
Every box of Mooney's Perfection
Cream Sodai you open���you will
find a new delight in these dainty
When you want to surprise yourself,
give your appetite a treat witb
Mooney's     ������
Perfection Cream Sodas
oan I ever do my work
.en my mulct es are til
lamed with Rneumtlltm*
Rubbed on Briskly
will remo-re the Infltmmttlon, limber up the
miuclee, and make you (rood it new.
"fc note? wm tir-
W.    N.    U.    Mo.    639 Bank of cMontreal,
CAPITAL ALL PAID UP, $14,000,000.
REST. $11,000,000
President���Lord Steathcona and Mount Royal.
Vice-President���Hon. George A. Duummond.
General Manager���E. S. Clouston.
Branches in All The Principal Cities In Canada
A General Banking Business Transacted.  ���
Slocan fiDining IRevtew.
.���Subscription $2.00 per annum, strictly
in advance.   No pay, no paper.
Advertising Rates:
Notices to Delinquent Owners - .12.00
"     for Crown Grants    -   -    7.51)
"      " Purchase oi Land   -     7.50
"      " Licenso to Cut Timber 5.00
yVll locals will be charged for at the rate
of 15c. per line each issue.
���.Transient rates made known on application.   No room for Quacks.
Address all Communications and make
Cheques payable to
Editor and Publisher.
Notwithstanding several showers
���which fell on Wednesday afternoon, a
.very enjoyable and successful garden
party took plac e in the Vicarage grounds
New Denver. There was a large crowd
present both afternoon and evening.
By the sals of ice-cresm and other delicacies, the treasury of ths Ladies' aid o*
the Anglican Church is enriched to the
,tune ot $54, andMisaioner Baynes waxes
exceedingly joyful. The cash obtained
���will be devoted to the embellishment of
ths exterior of St.  Stephen's Church.
The Reviewbegs to acknowledge with
,thanks the receipt oi a box ot mixed
New Denver fruit, grown and presented
,by rancher Wereley. The currants are
the finest ws have seen in the country
Mr, Wereley has a large quantity to be
picked, orders for which will be tilled iu
A. Macdonald arrived from Fhoeuix
last night accompanied by his son
Johnnie. It ii Mr. McDonald's intention to drive a 300 foot tunnel on] the
Ontario, and also do sonic development
work on the Christina.
Dan Hurley returned from Cranbrook,
M. L. Grimmett is expected in on
SVedn esday.
Dont forget the dance at New Denver
Friday night.
See McDonald for fresh fruit and
,T. Anderson and \V. E, Zwicky came
,up from Kaslo Wednesday.
Drummer Hawthorne, representing
the Kootenay Cigar Co. of Nelson, was
Jn on Monday,
Louis Pratt left for Nelson on busi-
ess to-day.
The proprietors of ths McAllister mine
.are driving a crosscut and want more
Several men were put to work on the
Bachelor last week
The Ladies' Aid of tho Presbyterian
.Church announce a S-'trawberry and Ice-
Cream Social to be held on Wednesday
evening next.   Everybody come.
Harry Lowe and George Grant were
up from Three Forks to-day.
The Most Beautifully situated
Sanitarium in British Columbia.
Its medical waters are renowned
for curative qualities. "That
Tired Feeling " completely cured.
A certain remedy for Rheumatism
in its varied forme. A sure cure
for Metallic and other poisonings.
Two mails a day and telegraphic
facilities. Rates��� .12 to .18 per
week. For further particulars
apply to
E. R. Atherton is devoting his limo
to agricultural pursuits at Denver.
The C.P.R. train pulled in this afternoon on an off day, and it was thought
possibly Wm. Whyte was a passenger.   We all thought wrong.
Fred Hultcn will arrive from Spokane
in a few days.
The Emily Edith has sntcred the
shipping list again.
Local Salesman Wanted for
And Adjoining District to represent
Canada's dealest Nurseries
Trees of right size and ngo for British
Columbia planting. Grown on limestone soil; hardier and longer lived than
coast trees.
A permanent situation, Territory reserved ; Pay   weekly ; Free outfit.
Write for particulars.
Stone & Wellington
(Licensed by B.C. Government )
TORONTO       -      - '      ONT.
are necessities if you
wish to ward off any
disease;that threatens.
These can both be
secured by taking'
which is a simple
compound of Sarsap-
arilla and Oregon
Grape Root with Saline laxatives.
Nelson's �����j im
Just  Arrived
We Will Sell at
Reduced Prices.
At Cost
The Review
Job Printing-.
To Michael Penrose, or to whomsoever
he may have transferred bis interest
in Ihe "Young Rambler" mineral
claim,    situated    near   McGniuan,
located the Srd day of October, 1900,
recorded the 17th dav of October,
1900, in the Slocan Mining Division
of West Kootenay District.
You are hereby notified that I have
expended $102.50 in labor and improvements on the above-mentioned mineral
claim, under the provisions of the Mineral Act, and if within 90 days from tlie
cate of this notice you fail or refuse to
ontribute your proportion of the above-
ment.oned sum, together with  all costs
of advertising, your interest in tlie said
claim will become the  property of the
undersigned,  under   section   4 of   the
Mineral Act Amendment Act, 1900.
Dated et Saudon, this 3rd   day   of
April, 1907. -
Notice is hereby given that GO days
after date I intend to apply to the
Hon. the Chief Commissioner of
Lands and Works at Victoria, B.C.,
for permission to purchase tlie
following described lands situated
on the west shore of Sloran lake about
!_" mile in a southerly direction from
Mill creek. Commencing at a post
marked A. O.'s S.E. corner post, thence
iO chains west, tlience 40 chains north,
tlience 20 chains east, thence 40 chains
south to place of commencement, containing 80 acres moie or less.
Datod May 6th 1907.
.Ty. 18 locator.
Zhc Slocan Ibotel
Gbree Jforfes,
Headquarters for Miuing Men
when visiting this famous Silver-
Lead Mining Camp. Every
comfort foi tlie Traveling Public.
A Well-Stocked Bar aud Excellent Pool Table.
Hugh Niven, Proprietor
Certificate of Improvements.
"Independence"     Mineral     Claim,
situate in the Slocan   City Mining
Division of West Kootenay district.
Where located:���On  Lemon Creek
adjoining   the   Crusader    Mineral
Take notice that I, II. K. Mo rand, Fiee
Miner's Certificate No,  B78..00 acting
for myself and its agent for W, J.   Shat-
ford Free Miner's Certificate No. 134,685,
intend,   00  days  from the date  heieof,
to apply to the Mining  Recorder for a
Certificate of   Improvements,   for the
purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of
the above claim.
And further take  notice thnt action,
under section 117, must bo commenced
before the issuance of Such Certificate
of Improvements.
Dated this 2nd day of May, A.D. 1907
Notice is hereby given that GO days
after dato I Intend to apply to thc Hon,
the Onief Commissioner of LSnrls and
Works al Victoria, II. C. for permission
to purchase tlio following described
lands situate in West Kootenay DIstrlui I
Commencing at a post planted at the
south-can corner of lot 7547 and marked
J. St. D, S.W. coiner, ihence noith
along the enst line of lot 7547 20 chains,
thence east 20 chains, thence south 20
chains to the north-east coiner ot lot
8127, thence following along the lino of
lot 8127, 20 chains to the pointof commencement and containing 40 acres.
Dated at Slocan, H.C. April 801,11,1807.
PerD. St. Denis, Agent.
Notice is hereby given that 60 days
after dale I intend to apply to the Hun
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and
Works for permission to purchase the
following described lands in West Kootenay Dislrict: Commencing at a post
marked "II. Ringi'OSe's N.W. corner
post," said post being at N.E. corner of
Lot 7, Block 'S82, Group 1, West Kootenay District, Ihence south 40 chains
tlience east 20 chains, thence noith .40
chain" tl.*.-..��� **���������** eo enains to point
ot commencement, containing 80 acres
more or less.
Dated April 20th, 1907.
Notice is hereby given that 00 days
after date I intend to apply tp the Iloii.
the Chief Commissioner of Lands and
Works lor permission to purchase tlie
following described lands in West Kootenay District: Commencing at a post
marked "A. J. Watson's N.W. Corner
post," said post being at soulh-east
corner of lot 7 Block 382, Group I,
West Kootenay District, thenco south
80 cliains, thence cast 20 chains, tbencc
nortli 80 chains, thence West 20 chains
to point of commencement, containing
KiO acres more or less.
Dated April 20th, 1907.
7-4 A. J. WATSON
Silverton, ��.<B.
Recognised by the Travelling
Public, Miners and Mining
Men to be the Best Hotel in
the Slocan. The bar is stocked with the choicest quenchers.
IR. fll>. Spencer * prop
J. J. Fingland
provincial Hssayer
ano Cbemtst
Sandon Assay Office
Ordinary Tariff:
Gold, Silver, Lead, Copper, Iron, Silica,
$1.00 each,
Silver wilh Copper or Lead, Manganese,
Lime, $1.50 each.
Zinc,  Antimony,    Sulphur,   Gold and
Silver, $2.00.
Gold, Silver, with Lead or Copper, Zinc
and Silver, .2 50.
Silver, Zinc and Lead   *8 00
Gold, Silver, Zinc, Lead and Iron, $4.00
Special Hates for Mine and Mill Work.
Examinations for tbe position of Inspectors of Steam Boiler-and Machinery, under the Steam Boilers Inspection
Act, 1901, will be held at the Parliament
Buildings, Victoria commencing on
Monday, June 24th, 1907. Application
and instruction forms can be bad on
application to the undersigned, lowborn
the former must be returned correctly
filled in not later than June lOih. Salaries, .110 and .115 per month.
Chief Inspector of Machinery,
New Westminster, B. C.
Several Resiliences at
Very Small Figure
. *-S**-*>��'$^<>*><*^H*^^
1 Go to Wilson's for
Heavy Goods,
FIoMr.   Hay,    Oats,
Coafl,   Vegetables,
Irom, Steel, etc,
&-**<K>4*4*S>*-*-^^ WMr*<frMrt>&M4 -.
Zhc Sanson Ibotel. j
IRobt. Cunning proprietor.
A Home from Home.       Fully equipped for High-Class
Trade.    Excellent Accommodation aud
Splendid Cuisine Always.
Personal supervision given to the wants of Our Patrons.
(Sbotccst liquors, Wlines anb Ciaara.
lM^^***^**A**************^ry**************- ***********
Visitors to Saudon should not fail to test the
quality of the "shots" at this famous saloon.
The very choicest Liquors, Wines and Cigars
always on hand.    ::    An excellent Pool Table.
****,***$ *** ************.}.
���*- Jto aflAao *** *���*. ���** _*_ i ���_ .** ,���_ _���*, ttl I*"* ��*_ ,���*. ttt A A A A *-���*
(t *jt -y *p v �����. *p v v *$* y tp v v y tp tp -y y y y *j*^,
Just ,
Arrived    \
Spring ant) (
Summer     I
from Crown
GaUorino Co*
I  ^^���j^-^-^^-^r^
1 The Most Complete aud varied assortment ever
iu the Country,
fin Worsteds, Tweeds, Cheviots, Serges, etc.
Complete fit aud entire satisfaction guaranteed.
I Groceries, Canned Goods and Provisions I
***** A
f *
"|| Also complete I.ine of Gent's. Furnishings aud Supplies.      J
TO. 3-. iUbacfconafo
The Leading Hotel of the Silvery Slocan
The Reco
Sandon, B. C.
fttcaoquartcrs for fiDinino anb Cravellino noen
Meals First Class. Bar, The Best
IRooms Xarac Clean anb Cosp.
>** **** ���t"-"t|i**"t"t">|i"t"*"t"*"*"i"t"t'*'
//r~"rSN- X nx* \\      SANDON'S FAMOUS HOUSE OF CALL.
Kooteivay / ^      ���
There is no bettor honso in tlie Kootenays for
the Jlining Man to make liis Headquarters.
Visitors will find an up-to-date style of doing
bu-iiic.s, and the Bftl'keeps are artists in their
lino.    -
The Finest Wines and Liquors aud Choicest Prauds of Cigars
McLeod & Walmsley   -    Props
t1 If
t�� wiuiam
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* *
* i
Wanted at
Wages $3.75 to $4 a Day.
Colin J. Campbell
Notary Public
r.o. box 10
. cameron
The Kootenay Tailor
Put up in Pint Bottles for Family and Hotel Trade.
We guarantee its Strength aud Purity.
New York Brewery
Sanbon flfMners' IHnton Hospital.
Open to the Public.
Hates hy Pubs-Trip!ion .1.00 per month. Non-subscribers $2.00 per diem.
 Hospital Staff	
C.E.ANDERSON. - -    WM. E. GOMM, M. D.
Address Communications To The Secretary.
St. James' Hotel
New Denver, B.C.
Visitors to New Denver, the beauty spot
of the Continent, will find this hotel
to be thoroughly equipped for
for the comfort of Tourists.
Well stocked Bur.
Excellent boating. Grand scenery.
New Deover.
RATES $2 to 2.50 A DAY.
Special* attention given to Mining Trade.
Splendid .Scenery, Fishing, Boating, etc. ���
.VffltY MAI
No matter what his'oe-
oiipntlon, may snve
money by getting his
Shoes Made lo Order.
For a Mining Shoe
there la nolhin*. better
than the famous BAfj
wilh a good, solid,
hand made holloui	
These shoes can only bo got by
leaving youroider with
Shoemaker - Sandon
St. Louis 1.02.75    Chicago *nfi.75
Toronto,3   Ottawa     R3."0
Montreal $80,75    St Johns .06.75
Halifax $104 53.
Tickets on Salo
July 3, 4, 5.        August 8, 9, 10.
September 11, 12, 18.
00 PAYS 1,1 MIT.
Corresponding reductions from
all Kout��nav points. Tickets
available fu* lake i*o*ite Including
meals and berths on la Up steamers.
Through notes quoted io any sU-
i n Ontaiio Quehec or Maritime
rovinOPS ou application.
IE. TO. TOtbbowson
Gold, Silver, Copper or L**ad, each, $1 00
Gold-Silver. M 50 Silver-Lead. ..1.50
Zinc.. .2.00 Cold Silver with Cupper ur
Lead.. 2.50.
Prompt attention given to all samples.
25 percent, discount upon live samples.
P.O. Drawer, 1108 Phono AG7
'fbotel .:
7rHlS Well Known
^ Hotel has lately
been purchased by the
above, and he promises
patrons personal attention to make their stay
with him a pleasant
one. Everything strictly First-Class. ^
Silverton * B.C,
Sixly days af er date I intend lo
apply lo the Hon. Chief CominfcHonor
ot Lands and Works at Vieorii, B.C.,
for i>"tinis*ion to nuruha.o Iho following
di scilbecl lands, situate 111 ���.Vest Ko den-
ny District:   Commencing at a post on
the north side of 1*1 rht of way of N. i. S.
Railway, Ihence 23.268 chains north
along west boundary' nf lot 7084, Ihoi'CB
east a'ong norlh biimJury of lot 7884
20 chains, theme north 20 chain*,
tlience west 20 chains more or h ss loS. I*).
coiner of lot 7517, Ihence along soulh
boundary of lot TfilT 10 chains more or
less, thenco north 20 chains, thenco
West SO chains, theme north 20 chain*
thence west 80 chains more or less Io
Kast si 'e of light of way of N. & S.
Railway, thence along E*st boundary of
N. & S. Ilaihv.-u* right of way to a po'nt
���10 chains BOUlll, thtn-e west 28.04
chairs, thenco south 20 chains, thenOu
east 10 chains, thenou.Sillth 10 chains,
thence oast 20,803 cliains to intersect
with N. & S. Railway li^ht of way,
Ihence southerly along east side iif
[*?. & S. Railway right of way to po'nt
of commencement, ami containing 402.78
acres nioio or h***s.
Located March 23rd, 1007.
Je27 PerD; Si.Denis, agent*.
'Tuilholt," mineral cliim, oitliate in tho
Slocin Cily Mining Dui.-iou uf West
Kootenav District. Where located :���
About 2,000 feet in a westerly direction from Howard Fraction, about one
mile norib of Norih Fork ei Lemon
Take noi ice that I, lleuii Kobeit Jorand, Free Miners Certificate No. I'78,'.*00,
as agent for Anna Ferguson, Executrix
of the hist will and testament of Wil-
'iam Henry Ferguson dec*asod, Freo
Miners Certificate Nu. B4710, intend; 60
days from the dale hereof, lo apply to
the Mining Recorder for a certificate of
improvements for the purpose ol obtaining a Crown Cianl o[ the above claim.
And further take Initio*, that action
tinder section 87, in lift he commenced
before the issuance of such Certificate of
Dated this 2. th dav ol April, A.D.1P07.
Je27 11. 1!. JORAND,


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