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 tf.  j  VOL.    5-  ATLIN, B. C, SATURDAY, AUGUST,  17,   igoi.  NO. 109.  DISCOUNT    SALE.  ' Bl&F~      . We are goi��g to reduce our large stock cf  SHOES���Ladies' & Men's in all Grades.  Men's Clothing, -Underware and Hats  Our Stock of DRY   GOODS   is also too large for the   noocls of Atlin.  We need tlie. Cash; yon need the goods,.and if not we waul to  make an inducement for yon to buy against'the lime when yon  will need them. ���  FOR THE NEXT 30  DAYS  We Will, Give 25 per  cent   discount on Am. Goods  Purchased From The A rove Lines..  Our   prices   are   already reasonable,  take 25 per cent off and the  result ought .to satisfy ,the most careful buyer.  BLACKETT & CO.  IRON    STORE, /First  and Trainor  Streets, Atlin, B. C.  The Canadian Bank of Commerce.  CAPITAL    PAID    UP    $8,000,000. ��    ���  Branches of the Bank at Seattle,    . ������"  ���  San Franeisco, :  - Portland,  .-:-,--..'��� .-���'.. Skagway, etc.  Exchange sold on all Points.  Gold Dust Purchased���Assay Office in Connection.  J. S.  MUNRO, Manager.  t^��    L��a   r^^SJ  ATLIN    and    DISCOVERY.  m  THE K00TENAY RESTAURANT  STRICTLY   EUROPEAN   PLAN.  E.    L.    BOOTH,    Proprietor.  Open Day mid Nij��ht.  SPECIALTIES   IN  FANCY   CAKES   &   PASTRY.  Frosh Bread, Rye Bread, etc..  Chas. Myer, Proprietor.  Good Rooms to Rent���By tlie Day, Week or Montli at reasonable rates.  SKAGWAY,   Alaska.  WHOLESALE   GROCERS  ALSO  DEATvKKS IN  ��<��**�� Hay   and   Oats <******  We Make a Specialty of Perishable Goods and'respectfully solicit  Your Mail Orders���Satisfaction Guaranteed.  The = Bank = of = British = North = America  listiiblislied in IMG.   Incorporated by Royal Charter.  Paid Up Capital    -,   -    -   .-;'   -X-   $4,866,666  Reserve Fund   -   -   -    -   .-   -   -   $1,703,333  . Head Office in Canada: Montreal. H. Stikeman,  General  Manager.  Branches in all the principal cities of Canada, and agents in New York,  San Francisco. Seattle. Taconia, Portland, Spokane, Boston, Chicago, Etc.  ASSAY -OFFICE'-'  Gold Dust Assayed, Purchased or Taken on.Consignment.  Quartz Assaying at Reasonable Rates.  ���HYDRAULIC  Report of the Various. Companies Now Operating.  Satisfactory   Condition of   Affairs  Throughout the' District and  ��� Encouraging    Prospects   for  ,    All Operatives.   .  As the season- advances the re  ports from the several hydraulic  companies now operating in the  Atlin district are most encouraging.  For the most part, this has been a  year of installation, from which  large returns are ��� hardly to' be expected, ,but in one or two instances  where au early start-was got the results will fully justify anticipations.  The ensuing years will undoubtedly show to the world that there was  "more -truth than poetry" in the  oft repeated assertions that Atlin  will become one of the greatest hy-  daulic camps in the world.  At the -present ��� time there are  twelve hydraulic .companies in the  field, all in a greater or less stage  of development. Some have plants  ���installed, others have plants on the  way,' while others are doing prospect work. ��� .  The Sunrise Company, operating  on .Pine and ��� upper- Willow creeks,  has,.in round figures, some $100,-  000 in cash invested, aud it is expected that, in spite of much litigation, it will make a satisfactory  showing. For some weeks four  monitors were . working on Pine  creek under the Company's management, but most of these were  shut down owing to - complaints  from individual miners. Within  the last two weeks the Company  has purchased the discovery claim  of Miller & McLaren on Pine, together with nineteen claims, creek,  bench and hill, owned by Harrigan,  Sabin and others, at figures considered satisfactory to ,all parties.  By the acquisition of these claims,  as well as others down to and adjoining the Stevei.dyke leases on  the creek, the Company practically  gains control, and it is the intention to resume piping with a full  force at the earliest possible date.  After the exasperating experience  which this Company has undergone during last season and this it  deserves a prosperous return.  The Atliu Mining Coompany���  McKee creek ��� ;675iO0o capital.  The success which has attended  this Company's operations for the  season is most gratifying. The  property now under operation was  acquired by purchase in December  last, and today the Company has  one of the best installed and equipped plants in the camp. During  the installation the work was under  the immediate supervision of Mr.  F. S. Roumage, of California, and  no doubt to him is due much of the  success with which the operations  are now meeting.   Upon  his  resig  nation, Mr. Fetherstonhaugh placed  Mr. Mitchell Brophy, an experienced Caribou hydraulic man, -in  charge ol the work. It is understood that Mr. FelherstonhaugL  intimated io his company that the  season's clean-up would not be less,  than $50,000, and it would not at  all surprise u.?, from the way things  are looking, that, such a sum will  be realized.  The ,, following extract is taken  from an English paper :  " Is there to be ,any revival in  British Columbia mining ? The  Nimrod Syndicate recently despatched "a consulting engineer to  Atlin to be present at the first clean  up of the Atliu Mining Co. It appears that a cash dividend will be  earned on this portion of the Nimrod Syndicate's assets. .. A cablegram has been received from the  consulting engineer, stating that  the Atliu' property will, in his opinion . fulfil anticipations. If this  should prove to be the case the Atlin mine may help to resuscitate the  much distressed British Columbia  market.''  The Atlin-Willow Creek Gold  Mining Co., which has been operating on Willow creek, is practically  a close corporation, the stock being  held by "Vancouver,- Victoria and  local men.' The work of the two  previous ��� seasons 'is - said to have  been highly satisfactory. This  season 1500 feet of a bedrock-flume  has been put in, besides about 3500  feet of ditch and flume to draw  water from Moose lake. From 40  to 50 men: have this j'ear been employed, and as the legal troubles iu  which the Company has' unfortunately been' involved are about at an  end, there is every indication that  this year's clean-up will exceed  that of the two previous seasons.  (To be continued.)  ADDRESS TO THE  PREMIER.  The Honorable James Duusmuir  and party are due to arrive this  morning. It is understsood that  Mr. Dunsmuir's visit is purely  unofficial, and is one of pleasure  only.*  The Board of Trade has deemed  the moment an opportune one to  present the Chief Executive Officer  of the Government with au address  of welcome, and also of handing  him an exhaustive petition setting  forth our- needs and grievances.  The petition will be published iu  full in our next issue, but the following are a lew of the matters of  importance which will be touched  upon:  1. Excessive Freight Rates.  The Placer Act.  The Medical Act.  The School Question.  County Court Judge.  6. Improved Trails.  7. Diamond Drill.  2.  3-  4-  5-  ��� >j  ���1 iii  ..'I  m  aiisSJfitifiHlSfttwwB flfei^^*^^  Wt&st&tw&iuifjwiubiUMi  ���'���'-'-&���-'    ''-v''-;'''-  /ATLIN y;:B;C:,y SATURDAY,::; ^UG U.ST,y: ,17.; ;Xit,0 'i'X -  :M  xyyy  ''SV'CI-v  ?yy'[ 'A  &KW  i;'yr|!".  ��fly  mm  si f  m  ���It& :  m  x|x;  IV*  it  IB"  ���as ..  I  I:  NU  i  tl '���'.  . /.I'ulilislioil    ovory    Slittinluy .moriiiiij;.' Iiv  y  Tun' A'l'V.iN-Ci.AiM :Puiii.isiii.N-d' Co.   .  V::r;;:y.y A. il. llniBCjii'KM), Km to ii. ..    ". :,  /���".'-.'.���'     0.-Touii liiiKK.'Siib-'Kilitor: ..,   ;V \:  ''.', <)lli(;c 111' inililicalioii Pniii'l S\; Al Iin, I j. G. '  ������������ Advertisinst-'��� Itate.s : .; S'l.00 : per. imrh, eneli  'insertion. .lioaVlint;1 nolii-os, 2H  cents'u lino.  '.Speeiiil Contract, Kates on upijllentioii.  -The subscription price is ,?ri'n  .vor.r   payable iii advance- ..-No p iperwillbe delivere'd  innless tliis,condition is complied witlr..'      ,:,,'  ;SATUlVnAY,XAuOUSTvI7tll,,;;IC)p.I..:  {George  -High nesses; the.rJukeXand,  yyXTHiy. District'5 of .-Atliu, yhasyhad  y few.-,such:opportunities:of. displaying  its {advantages as':a field::for. invest-;  V'tihei'it as ;is nowyofferedXiby-th'e.'-Ex-1'  .hibitibu arVictbi'iay:B^G^: wliicli :is  -lbyl)e -opened :-by^HyR;:Ll-. Prince  {ofy {England y(Tlieir Royal  {Duchess  ;;;';bfCoru\vair'aud';Yprk^X:ou'October  cy ';i:styhext. ;y ItXis'-Kan-.. {;��� opportunity!  "yy wliichshould {notXbe^bverlqpkedyas  j X they presenceX;bTy{the:cRoyal:"part\7  v,X \viU;'uiidbubtedly: drawyaii immense  X���;���':: gatheringVtb .the .Provincial Capital.  ��� ���y Quartz vuiniiig'tlirouglibut-,' tlie-dis-  ^y-trictlis'shoXviiig'sucliy;gratir>'ing;re:;  ���..--������'suits :frbm^"developnieiitXthat',every.'  ;. -advantage y of {.attracting: the:atten-  y;ytioury bfyycapitalistsy;, Atlin-wards  : .'-shbuld^bs: "takeny" 'Miners ;should:  -^{individuality cbhsidery/the- matter  X{;{ and:give^ever}^'aidto{make the :pro-  ;,;.posed������'������ AtliniyMineralyexhibit:a re-,  ;::.,preseiitative yoXie'ynotyonlyytoitheir  VXowii' personal'gainvbut;as {anX:xcel-  yyierit,''advertiseiueutX:fo^  ;tXiXyTiie::Wliite'Tas's'^  ;jy|'has kindi y -orTeredX- to % forward the  }\: ";exliibitvto; {Victoria {aXidXreturnX{free  ;.; oPchafge; and yih,:cases'{where "sam-;  ��� {pies are to be {returned/satisfactory  /y^gua'rantees:"Avill ybe :;giveii' byytlie  ';���'���;' Committee, who 'liave, the matter in  - y.liarid,vto-contributors, but-it -is de-  y'.'.sired that" tlteXsaniples should re-  X main at Victoria 'to be handed;over  either to the Provincial Mineralogist  to be added to the Provincial mining exhibit at the Government  Buildings, on be disposed of as in  the opinion ol the Committee-may  be to tlie best interest's of the camp.  It will cost the individual miners  nothing, but a little ��� time, to make  an excellent showing for themselves  and on behalf of the district, and it  is earnestly hoped that the request  to forward'samples of ore, nuggets  or dust will bo generously respond-  - ed to. "In unity there is strength,"  and if miners will keep tlie good  name and wellarc of the district at  heart, we will have an exhibit to be  proud ol". All contributions should  be left, or sent, either to "this office  or to Mr. Ben Xicholl,' properly  labelled and  marked with full   par  Ah; Opportunity{: '$X3?r&'-;ABr  X-X/XX; yyyXyertisirigy X'X:;X  Proposal to Make a'.Miriirig'Exhibit,  {yX{{ ihyPijesenee  of   Royalty {at  ;/ :v fVictbr.ia>B. C. X,>..; XXX!.  ���,v ���"���zt'M  Xy'ii  } + ���}.��� J ]B+.  .SUCCESSOKS   TO  For  J)-    X       First Streetj Atlin;  & iFancy^GrbGeries ���  ���'���'. yTohaccpsand;:  Prompt A UcM$mii$$v>os*iilQ!i��s8:'!��r'&iveus si call.  <$>+-4-*-4 ���*-*-*[8  AlstskJ  {^yih ,'ordery:fitl)^ytoy celebrate;ythe  coining, visit^of Royaltyito^Victoria,  tlieBritisliXCpliiuibia"; Agricultural;  M i if i ii g;":{ si ti cl: t? X sVd uslr ia j;. X A- ss oc ia t io ii:  will.holU'vhvi yi.CKhibitiph'{there from  111e i st-tit) -. L ue^51h\ o fVOctoberi";-u ivder,  !tlie distinguished ypatrbiiageXof-{H.  R;;{{IxyPnucer-,Ge6i-ge{{pf;{Xinglandv:  who;has{;kihdl\yycOnsen.tedKto open  ;the{:cerenibiiics.y.-{!i{y;{y{y{'''^yi;{:{{'yy/{"  {X MrsyyM SX'Ei'iflfHitclicbck(. whose{  ���name is:\yellf;kiib\vnyiii>{coni!ectioii:  'willvrrtlie{yminiug;y interests;{bf tliis{  'aiiclJOtliersectioiiS-qf^theyP-roviiicei;  "���has.-beeii'-. addressed  l>y{'tli'eyMiniiig  :C6iriniittee..of ::the{{Asso'ci'atibii,:Jstat-  iiig that space^has'-beeii^reseryedyfor  the' district-of Atlin, a'uet a'skihs;;.ber  :to{take{charge{of the{exhibitr{i{yv^' X  yylivacceptihg'.thisX invitation <Mrsy  ������Hitchcock :;respectfully: asks ;fpr, the  ;eariiest;';:-cp-:operati6n:v:of-X-eyeryone{'X;  %yho;has\therwelfare :of);the -camp at:  heartiyy 1';he? value {of ''thesoppprtiin-:  ity:.thus{{bfl^rea:{tOyset;:fortbXthe  .vantges';{/of:yAtliii:-a.s a: field-;for;{in--  \'estbrsXcanuot:j3eyoyer-estiniated:iii"  {its ;impbrtaiice,{hot:onlyi:tp ].:the,,com-{  paiiies{at -work\,here;{ bit ty{aboye{,all{;  to:'���{{tu'e".y.'in'dividuaj.y{{nniiery  ^slurface'jbf the cbuntry/has'onlyibeeii  scratched. -{ Capital :tO;opevi.- it iup; is  what'--we. need ;���!:'!'iisthe cry-from-all  ���sidesXX 'Here, {then;{is.{amoppprtuu'-  ity not to be:overlooked. {'Specimen  nuggets and dust should be.shown,  mineral; samples'!: labelledy with, the  name of-:;.,th.ey- claims ,or{mines from  which they come, and-of their owners,, ought to be displayed. Every  possible means should be taken to  bring the gold-bearing .mountains  of Atlin to' the' Mahomed���Capital.  Mrs. M. E. Hitchcock and Mr.  Hirschfekl will give their services  aud pay all their own expenses for  tlie journey, besides giving their  personal after.tion to the exhibit  during the five days of the Ex  position.  FINEST ;{EOUIBPEDHp^  y; -���--Sxy; {:feok;D ucted 'Xt ����� ��� ip KST-CTi^sS m '''fcifti e rV';' x;xyy;X;Xy :���  yy-:'':{ XXy. ������.������ {y ������ Fs'ia'inndh'.:Res  iaina'aitst.���{���*��{'��� Gon..ee'iioh{{y{{X:^.{{{���{yy:'yyX '���  ^'-XRice :&-: HASTiEy-iyubiM<iKToksX{  , .Dav.ip:Hastie, {ManageiV; yy{  :''X-X':'XX:.... y/y ��� ������"{{.;{. Corner of:  Pifst{and:;i"  )iscoverj'{iStreetS.yy{{Xy.,v:yi:i:.'{yr{i/;:{  illxSillHi  !Px;M  -      ���'-- -.X-'- , .-;'.    X::X-  J^^^^ffS��B  pgl5^^^^]^^^!;  yO-e n era:l{"^ l^rch^djs^^ig  i8liSs^?i^  ���>JL!^^  W^^^^^^^^^��^^^^i��  piRST^ST^EET^X-:  ^THNy  :":0yWx0^^  ;pBqice:{^M^|^i;|f{aB  AiXJlj-BakerXX-:  ^XyManager.  ' fi  ne��  ticulars, not  later  than  TO'.h. next.  Senleinber  "All quiet along tlie Potomac,"  may be aptly applied to Atlin today, after the legal war we have of  late weeks undergone. Ti.c Court  has adjourned sine dim ^nd wc are  left to worry along alone. " Things  are left undone which ought to have  been done." etc The few cases  settled are of little moment' to'the  camp, whilst those of importance  are iu much- the same position as  before. Ihe Willow creek ditch,  the Yellow Jacket and the Stanley-  Ruffner cases are practically "in  Statu quo ',' witli every prospect of  hanging oyer for another year,  If has been suggested that a nugget from-Atlin should be presented  to the Duchess of York, but it  is deemed- to be more representative that a nugget chain be presented, and it is hoped that each  member of the camp. will.contribute  either in nuggets or in kind. Tt is j  proposed to have the chain manufactured by Jules Kggert & Son,  our local manufacturing jewellers,  and that it will be the best that can  be made in order that tlie name of  Atlin may be remembered by our  future Oueen. -  -<.-' ���  Those;., willing tQ contribute towards the ��� chain and the getting  up ofsuitable.descriptive pamphlets,  to be distributed amongst the visitors, can send subscriptions to the  Bank of British North America and  the Bank of Commerce. The list  of contributors will be published in  the Claim, and a report of the manner in which the fund has been  used,, \vU\ he. also he ^ubl.Vshed frpyi  -._.:. . E.   ROSSELLI,   Manager.  ���  '��� Corner, pearl.and First Streets, Atlin, B. C.  j ���  This   New   and   Commodious   Hotel was opened to the Public,  April  16th, iyoi.���Everything-in it is New.���Strictly First Class.  CHOiCCST WINES, LIQUORS AND CIGARS CASE GOODS A SPECIALTY.  *M*  Hyd'ra.uli��- Mining;  Mining,.. Pumping' & Sluicing Machinery,  " ' Centrifugal Sand,  Gravei &  Dredging Pumps.  HYDRAULIC   DERRICKS ��� From 3 to 10 tons lifting capacity.  HAND.'  .POWER    DERRICKS "of  1   to   2  tons lifting capacity.  HYDRAULIC    GRAVEL   ELEVATORS,  , .HYDRAUL'IC   GIANTS,    WATER-   GATES,  ...    "'  ������������ ������������'���'��� ''���    ANGLE   STEEL   RIFFLES    &  X."'-������ ?./-..,.. .HYDRAULIC    RIVETED   -PIPE.  The Joshua Hendy;;Maehine .Works.;  ���.,-������; ���   Nos. 38 to 44 Fremont''Strukt,  '  .'.,.; . "SAN   FRANCISCO,  CAL.  "^.rilSe for priqe��,.eirevlavs a.nd catalQgues, dreall on  At C, Hirschfy/d, Agent, Atlin, B, G,  y:m  pkagwaj  illlij  {Photos|tl  y^y, :{and{  ^{���'r'-'-X'^th4  -, .    ..':'.;- ���'. ���'���'������. X.:, \-y-:'?.  Overy tm  &XWM  iy.'.;.X.;.{S��il  DeveirSl  '.. ATUN;fl  yyXM  ;brown|  .1. II. Bro^l  Civil and It  !3;  Pkaki. s  e. s. v.!  Third Street  W. Waluok (  W.   WALLA  MIMNG HliOjtl  ���       I  Third rl  ; &  Therm!  Troy Lafl  l.llUl!  St..j,'J  OKI-TCli:-}!  All KindM  M  n  ��� -Snvuriil  ylSji  THE ' 1  :    -  I  *ii  Has tl!  Tim .\r��n()��ii}<'  m  S3*"!��ai5!��!asSS:K2  ������"���'������i"i'      'i"mM�����i��uH��i,'iiiiij��jHi-,  ..    )  .y;i (J>  ATLIN;   B. C.f .SATURDAY.  AUGUST,. 17,' 1901.  Iy-*r*-^  d  rn  lews  in k  [Creeks  in  |,vs    to  KTES  Printed  ll.DING,  >., n. l. s.  ..0 r.  : Engineers,  yors.  TUN,  B.  C.  iN,   P.L.S.  )R.  uncut lluilding  t.  IME  & Co.,  ISSION AGENfS.  .Iin B. C.  Vapour  tS7\  Bath House  (1 Watson Ave.  Ioe'I'IN. Prop.  HLIC.  opp. Post Office.  ting Papers  ut.  :nl experience.   HOTEL,  B.C.  ,uipped liar.  neut  Hull in Con-  ClluNAuP, Prop,  Look  the  your   list   for  PICKS,   "  SHOVELS,  BAR IRON  NAILS,  DliAI.KKS   IN  following  lines    in   General  Hardware:  .  COOKING  UTENSILS,1 I CAST STEEL.  STOVES AND RANGES, I PICK .STEEL,  helf and Meavy Hardware, etc,  WHEEL-HARROWS,  ROTE,  TARRED  FELT  ROOFING,  PLAIN ROOFING'PAPER,  Call and see our Bar Glassware.  SOLE   AGENTS   FOR  , GIANT    POWDER    CO.   Con.,   of Victoria,   B.  C  40 and 60 per cent Dynamite in  25 and 50 pound Cases.  AXES,  MATTOCKS,  HANDLES,  GLASy,  Etc., Etc.  time lo lime. Subscription lists are  now open, and although the  amount in cash required is' not  great, still a small fund is necessary  lo defray incidental expenses.  Tlie   following sums towards the  fund have so far been received':  Mrs. Hitchcock  -  -    #10.00  A. C. Hirsciil'eld  - ���  5.00  E. C. Hawkins  -  -     '  5-00  Jules Eiigerl  :        2.50  McC                 , -  -  5.CO  J/S. Munro  -  ���   *        5-00  J. H. Gillard . -  -  - Nugget.  Frank .Link  -  - Nugget.  John Kirkland -  -  2.50  H. Hcnning  -  1.00  A. C.  HlKSCIIl'KU),  Treasurer.  The Musical Recital.  The musical reciial, .held on  Wednesday evening; in aid, of. the  Fire Fund, and given by .Mr. Victor Austin, assisted by Mrs. E. M.  N. Woods and Mr. Wollaston, was  a most marked success, in everyway, and fully justified the anticipations made of it. The following  selections were most artistically  rendered :   ���   .  ��� 1. Violin Fantasia Appassiona*ta,  Henri Vieuxtemps. 2.' (a) Intermezzo from Cavalleria- Rusticana,  Pietro Mascagni. (b) Mazurka de  Concert, Souvenir de Posen, Henri  Wieniawski. . (c) Zegeuuerweisen  (Gipsy Dance),. Pablo de Sarasate.  3. Souvenir de Hayden, Hubert  Leonard. 4. Ave Maria, for Baritone and Piano, with Violin obli-  gato, E. Victor Austin.���(Written  for Madcme Albani.) 5. Le Streghe  (Witches Dance) Nicolo Paganiui.  6. (a) In Meruoriam,. F. Victor  Austin, (b) Ceha (Evening Song)  F. Victor Austin. ,(c) Im Un-  garishe Weise, Johannes Bruhams  and P. Victor Austin." 7. O Fair  Dove, O Fond Dove, (Words by  Jean Ingelow) Alfred S. Gatty.  8. Violin Fantasia on Themes from  Faust Charles Gounod-Pablo Sara-  sate.  t  After the concert a very pleasant  dance was enjoyed by a large  iiumbsr of people.  they started fires and ruslicd the  ten and coffee was a sight to see.  Before Andy .had the horses out,  however, one boy was up :i tree aud  others on the roof of the'old cabin.  The girls scutteied through the  woods aud along the lake shore,  looking for berries and wild flowers,  both of which are plentiful in the  neighborhood of the lake. The  minister had' a-sample of the lung  power of, the hoys and girls when  he appeared coining ��� down from  Wright creek at the Boulder ti.ail  junction. The whole Indian village turned out to see what was up.  Races and games filled up the after-'  noon, and about four o'clock the  start for home was made and Atlin  reached a little after eight. All  voted it a first-class picnic. Mr.  Brookes provided the teams aud  Andy Duncan took'charge of them.  Before parting the picnicers sang  "God save the- King," aud gave  three'hearty cheers for Andy.  NOTICE.  Certificate of Improvements  TyTOTICK is hereby jiivi'ii tlmt I. |> \t Schar-  schmidt, K M C No. USUI I, Secretary of  Tlio .Gleaner Mining &. .Milling Co. I.til. l.in.,  I'' .\l G, No. :i.'ll.1, intend, .Sixty days from iliitc  hereof, lo uppl.v to (lie Mining Recorderfor  11 Certificate of Improvements, for the piir-  liiw1 of obtaining n Crown Grunt upon tlie  rollowing.descrihed Mineral Claim: ���  , The Myosotis Mineral Claim, situate, in tlie  Atlin Mining Division of Cassiar District anil  located on Taku Arm, about, one mile south  of Sheep Creole and three thousand (;)000)  feet from the waters ofTaku Arm.  AND further take notiee that action, under  Section ','.7. must he commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements. ,    .  Dated tliisTwenty-s-ecoiiddiiy of June, Will.  P. K. ScHAitKciiMHiT, Secy.  Noiice.  Gertificate of ffnsprovements  Buker & Parrott,  Livery Stables. ���  Saddie Horses,    Buggies,    f^oad  Carts,  Pack Horses for Hire.  ROYAL  MAIL  Stages   Leave   Atlin    for   Discovery  Daily from the Royal Hotel.  APPLICATION   FOR   LAND.  by  St.  Andrew's   Church   First  Annual Sunday School  Picnic.  The event in the week, in the  Atlin world, was the picnic of St.  Andrews Church Sunday School to  Surprise lake. The start was made  from Atlin a few minutes after 9  o'clock on Tuesday morning.  Surprise was reached about noon in  good time for tlie bountiful dinner  prepared by the ladies and Messrs.  Lumsden and Williams. Neither  of these gentlemen had forgotten  the lessons of the trail, nnd the way  NOTSGE.  "SliNlflsr." .Mineral Claim, situated iibout  2\.j miles from fii:!iau Creek iu a northwesterly direction.  To O. HARDEN on otheh his Aiiknt oil  Agents : .  the undersigned,,Robert W. CJibhs, part  owner of theahove mineral claim, here-  givc notice to the above-named D. Harden  or other his Agent or Agents that I, having  purchased the interest of Alexander McDonald in the above claim, do hereby ro-  iiuest the said D, Darrieu to,contribute his  share of the assessment work done on the  said claim, viz.: two years' assessment work  from the ait li day of July, lSDO, amounting; to  the sum of SMK.riO, Unless the said amount,  bo paid to me on or, before the Kith day of  November next Cshall proceed, under and by  virtue of tho powers eoiilerre.i by .Section 1  of the Mineral Amendment Act, 11)1)1), repealing Section II of Cap. 4Ti of the Statutes of  lS'J'J. RoiJEUT W. Gihhs.  Atliu, H. C, August nth, 1UU1. "       Sm  TyTOTrCE is- hereby given that, I, P K Schar-  N sehmidt, P M C, No. B3874, Secretary of  The Gleaner .Mining <& Milling Co., Ltd. I.iu.,  F M C, No. 3343, intend, Sixty days from date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder lor  a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant, upon the  following described Mineral Claim:  The Taku Chief Mineral Claim, situate in  the Atliu .Mining Division of Cassiar District  and located on Taku Arm and adjoining the  Myosotis Mineral Claim on thn north end.  And further take notice that action, under  Section 37,- must, be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this Twenty-second day of June, 11)1)1.  P. V. SCHAIIHCJHIUDT, SeC.V.  Notice.  Certificate of. Improvements.  JyTOTICli is hereliy given that t, P 1? Scliar-  N schmidt, F M C, No. 3371. Secretary of  the Gleaner Mining & Milling Co., Ltd. Liu..  V M C, No. 33-13, intend, Sixty days from date,  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for.  a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant upon, the  following descrihed Mineral Claim:���  Thv Lake View .Mineral Claim, situate in  the Atlin Mining Division of Cassiar District  and located on Taku Arm, and bounded on  the south by the Taku Chief Mineral Claim.  And further take notice that action, under  Section. 37, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this Twenty-second day of June, mill.  P. P. SuHAHsoiniiDT, Secy.  J^O'lTCK is hereby jiiven that Sixty days  after date I intend to iiiiply to the Chief  Commissioner of Lands- ami Works for permission to purchase the following described  tract of land: Commencing at a post situated  on the shore of Taku Ann about one half  mile north of the month of. Atlinto River,  thence cast 40 chains: tlience south III chains:  thenco west 40 chains, more or less, to the  shore of Taku Arm: thence, following Tlio  shore of Taku Arm, to the point of commencement. ARTHUR C. DICK.  June Uth, 1001. jy(i-2m  ' TTJLES.EGGERT & SON,  Swtss   WatchmaKICKS,  A nd   inanufacUiring jewellers.  All kinds of nugget, \vock executed with  neatness and dispatch.  First   st.   next   to Vancouver General Store  THE    PIONEER    SHOEMAKER,  r  Joe Palmer,  Rcpdiring and Soling Rubber   Boots  A Specialty.  TT^IRKLAND HOTEL.  KIR ST  STKEKT,   ATI.IN.  J.  KIRKLAND, - Manackk.  First-class dining room  Aud Elegant Sleeping Rooms.  ATLM FISH MARKET  A. (irunich, Proprietor.  Opposite the Royal Hotel, First St.  Fresh Fish always on hand.  Hydraulic   and   Other   Companies  Supplied at Wholesale Rates.  RULE   OF   COURT.  PlIOVINClAI, SechETAHY's Ol'I'ICK,  2ilth July,1901.  ���VTOTrCli is hereby given that under the  provisions of Chapter Sti of the Revised  Statutes of liritish Columbia, His Honour  the Lieutenant-Governor iu Council has  been pleased to establish the following Rule  of Couux, namely:���  Rule of Court No. 73(1, prescribing vacations; shall not apply to the Atlin Lake Registry of I ha Supreme Court, nor shall any  other Rule of Court prohibiting the filing,  amending or delivering of any pleading, answer or other document during vacations  established for any other offices of the Court,  have any application to actions, suits or proceedings iu the Atlin Lake Registry.  Ily Command.  .!. I)   PRENTICE,  Provincial Secretary.  APPLICATION   FOR   LAND*"  '\JOTICK is hereby given lluit Sixty days  after date. I intend to apply to the  Chief Commissioner of Lands aud Works for  pet-mission to purchase the following described tract of Isoid iu the Atlin Mining Division of Cassiar District, li. C: Commencing  at a post .Marked "IS..1. Hughes' S. W. Corner Post," planted on the north side of the  Atlinto river, about one mile from Tiiku  City: thence north 40 chains: thence east 10  clmins: Thenco'south 40 chains: thenco west  40 chains to point of commencement, containing 100 acres, more or less.  E.J. HlTflllKS.  Atlin, II. C. .hineirith, 1001. j'li-2U-2n'i  I THE     KOOTENAY    HOTEL  s  Cor  George E. Hayes, Proprietor.  First and Trainor Stkkicts.  Thn  l-'irst Class Ilolel   lias   been   remodeled aud refurnished throughout  and oil'ers the best accommodation   To   Transient or Permanent  Guests.---American and European Plan.  Finest   Wines,   Liquors   and   GSgars.  Billiards    and   Pool.  ���  %  I  0  a  *��0*��<>O*0*0*0*0*��*O.*0>0^.*0**0'*0*"O.��0.*&*a*0.��'0*'O.*��*"CKf.*"0*  Il-CK. GlLLKSl'IK.   Pro]).  Finest  Wines,   Liquors  and   Cigars.  Furnished Rooms by the Day,  Week or Month.  Vancouver General  Store.  CARRIES A FULL LINE OF  GENERAL MERCHANDISE  A. S. Cross & Co  1st.Street Atliu.  HOTEL VANCOUVER.  HEST   LIQUORS .&   CIGARS  Goon .Accommodation. ��� Rhstaiuiast   in  .Connection.  S. JOHNSTON, Proprietor.  Good Stabling for Horses am! Do^s.  y.r��� an .j^jjg^---^^  7-  ATLIN, B.c:, SATURDAY, AUGUST,   17,   1901  a  ���1  b  If  If  . ��.  If  I Mi'  ri  "Hi  J'?;;  Ivi  TO5  immings  LAB  F.S  I1ENTS   FURNIShlNGS  C. P.-N. Company's - Steamer "islander" Sunk Near  FIFTY SOULS MEET WITH A WATERY GRAVE.  INCLUDING   THE   WIFE OF GOVERNOR ROSS.  Meagre   Details   Only   To   Hand���Several   Wel1 Known , Atlhnites On  Board���List of Passengers Who'Sailed From Skagway.  The Largest Stock and Lowest Prices in the  Camp.  Boots and Shoes.  STOCK  OF   "GOLD   SEAL"   RUBBER   BOOTS.  The Latest Styles in Hats.,  OUR   PRICES   ARE   BARGAINS.  Atlin "and   Discovery,   B.C.,   and   White   Horse,   Yukon.  The following telegram was received on Friday'afternoon, addres-  ed to Mr. D. Todd Lees:  Skagwav, August ��� 161I1. ��� Is  lander -sunk 'near .Juneau. Fifty,  lives lost. ��� W. M. Brook.  Confirmation   was    immediately  ashed for   from  Skagway,.and un  fortunately proved only too true.  Later.���The. Islander struck anS  iceberg and sunk almost immediate-:  ly. Thirty lives lost, among the  number being Mrs. Nickerson of|  Atlin, and Dr. Duncan of Victoria  In the excitement ,of the moment!  Capt. Foote jumped overboard aud  was drowned. Besides the thirt'y  passcngers sixteen of the crew were  drowned.  By the bravery of the Captain  ]and crew of the "Flossie " of Ju-  |ueau, ' many persons were' saved,  though"at times'in danger of found--  cring with its load of human freight.'  The following is a partial list of  passengers known 'to have been  drowned:    . .   ',  Capt. Foote  IS. M. Ills  Mrs. J. C. Henderson  Mrs. Governor Ross, baby and  niece  Dr. Duncan  Mr. Bell  Mrs. .Captain Nickerson  3rd Engineer   Geo.   Allen and  16 of the crew.  A Special Edition will be  issued  tomorrow, giving further particulars  Turner BeetoiV ���� Co.  WHOLESALE     DRY    GOODS,,   LIQUORS    AND    CIGARS.  "-r-- Importers of all classes of Foreign Goods "*-     *-  Victoria   and   Vancouver. , ,.  Sole- Agents for:  BROWN'S    4    CROWN   SCOTCH    WHISKY  , CORBY'S    CELEBRATED'  CANADIAN    RYE  A. B.  C. BOHEMIAN    St.-   LOUIS    BEER.  MOET    &    CHANDON    CHAMPAGNE,    DRY    IMPERIAL.  URNS '&��� CO.,  Dressed Meats and Fish.  ATLIN   AND   DISCOVERY.  VENDOME   HOTEL.  Choicest Wines,-Liquors-& Cigars.  . PICKED UP HERE AND THERE.  Church of l-)n{rland:  St. Mail iu's Church, cor. Third and Troin-  or streets. Sunday services, Matins at II u.  in., livenf-onn 7:!!0 p. in. Celebration of Holy  Communion, 1st Sundny in each month and  on Special oocnsioii-.' Sunday School, Sunday at " 11. 111, Committee Meetings, 1st  Tliui-Mlay iu eaeli niontli. ...  Rev. '.<'. I,. Stephenson, Rector.  St. Andrew1* Pro.-l,.vtc.rian. Church hold  services in the Church on Second Street.  Morninjr service at II eveniuy service 7:30  Sunday School ar, tho close, of the uiorrmij!;  service.     Kev. .T. Prinjile, Minister.  To Whom it May Concern :  Know all men by these presents,  that We, Th'k Ati.im Ci,ai��i Publishing Co., have now on hand a  full and complete stock of Commercial Stationery and that we are  prepared to execute all orders with  neatness and despatch.  Blue Ribbon Coffee is al��olutcIy  pure. ��� It is sold in all the stores in  Atliu.  Miss 'Hughes, the . successor Ho'  Miss Smith iu the Public School,  arrived here last Saturday morning,,  and opened school on Monday with  a membership ol nineteen. We  welcome Miss Hughes to Atlin.  NOTICE: ���Wc will make a  great discount to clear out o:ir wall  paper aud crockery. This i.s a good i  opportunity for hotels and restaurants to stock up.���F. IL- Mel'eely  1 & Co.  Take your prescriptions lo Duck-  rill & Bourne's.  Mr. and Mrs. Cha--:. R. Myers  beg to tender their most grateful  thanks to their many friends for  tlie kindly expressions of congratulation on the event of their .wedding. , '  There is more solid comfort in a  cup of Blue Ribbon Tea than in a  C'aUon of most lxvverasr.es.  For the famous Lubecke Sliced  Potatoes call at Fraser & Co. j:  ��� To those with a "sweet tooth :"  We have just received a stock of  the finest fresh candies, chocolates,  etc. ' E. I,. Pillmau & Co:  Atliu Lodge, No. 15, A. O. U.  W., meets in the Atlin Claim  Block, on the second and fourth  Wednesdays of each month.-Sojourning brethren are cordially invited to attend.  Mr. Kelly. ��� Agent or" the Pacific  CoasL Steamship Co. spent a few  days in town this week. 1 le left a  number of very ailiactive .sis;us be-  hiiiid'hiiu.  Furnished rooms-to rent���apply  HoteP'Northern.  Fresh fruits and vegetables arrive  on every steamer for E. L- Pillmau  & Co.  Chief Justice McColi and all the  lawyers, who came with him, left  on the last boat for home.  Poslum Cereal at Fraser & Co.'s  Avoid all aches and pains by taking a Thermal bath at the Troy  Laundry.  The sum of $32 has been handed  over to the Treasurer, of the Fire  jFuud> being the proceeds from the  Musical recital..  "G. li." chocolates at Dockrill  & Bourne's.  Oil Uiize, floor oil-cloth and  house-li.iiug, very cheap and good,  at Eraser & Co.  FREE. BOWL;  ALLEY.  Hydraulic Giants & Hydraulic Riveted Steel Pipe.  We manufacture �� lull line of all supplies required for  Hydraulic   Mining's   . -���  We have now in our shops orders for 7000 feet of Pipe: also'Water Gates, Hydraulic  liiassti, evc- Pprhnpi-- you in.iy need somcth'uur .iiti^ppdiately from the following lines*  which we can ship at once from stock:  GRIZZLIES  BELTING  ENGINEERS' FITTINGS, ETC.  The Vancouver Engineering Works  sucCESSOlts to ARMSTRONG   &   MORRISON,  Iron   Founders, Boiler Makers and Machinists.  OFFICli   AND   WORKS.   VANCOUVER,   B.C.  ENGINES  FANS  ORE CARS  BOILERS  .     BLOWERS  ORE BUCKETS  PUMPS  BLOWERS  VALVES  THE   -GOLD    HOUSE,  DISCOVERY,   B.C.  Comfortably Furnished Rooms--By' the Day, Week op Month.  AMERICAN    AND    EUROPEAN    PLAN.  .). I.!-',atiikIibai.k, Proprietor.  r~j:-ir/."i    l-iv.-y  ' 1 i"6. i''e��  Four-Horse Sarvrlogo leaves this HoteJet:  .--^O).!   ^-IJt" ���   ., a.m., 11.1!0 a.m. ancV.1 o'clock for Atliu.  New anil Second .Hand  Tin and Granite Ware, Iron  Steel, Picks*,Shovels tn>d Blacksmith'*  Cotif, Giant Powder, Caps, Kiise and Yukon Stoves.  Goods   Bought   Sold   and   Exchanged.  The  Pioneer  Store.  pine city. n. c;  CARRIES  A  PULL   LINK  OF   ���  .Groceries, Boots and Shoes, Gents' Furnishings and Miners' Supplies.  '    G.   B.   NEWTON  &   GO.  NOTICE.  . All persons interested in forming  a Curling Club in Atlin, for the  looming winter are : requested to  meet in the Rootenay H^t,el uext  Wednesday at �� p.m,-   ��� '  .    .    .    FRESH MEATS ALWAYS ON HAND.    .    .  Fish,    Game   In   season and   home    made   Sausage.  Northern Hotkl Building, First Street.  G- B. 11.t YES.  J.G.COKSEI.Ty  Discovery.  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.  FIRST-CLASS RESTAURANT  IN  ���CONNECTION.  ,'J!'WI'\''V.S fjw,' UnVv.O'i' * ViWVi.iH'h: *fiwf��.  I ifewf'"'  PINE TREE HOTEL.  DISCOVERY, B. C.  Finest of liquors.  Good stabling.  Ed. Sands, Proprietor,  O.K.  BATHS  BARBER SHOP  : o  F, LINK Prop.  No-wcwtipj tlioiv nc��' quarter;* next  totlie Bunkof 'B. N. A.. First Street.  The berth rooms are equally a��;ioocl astound  i.M:  ifiit.VJf^    fl.-WWli  VuitVIKUR9'.{��rlMtViKi|!J.,  I  vfS  I  fl>  :m  xip  m  il  m

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