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 ���.I .-'..  m  ��7 7;::7,M:-7'7'  fe'-A^$ .777,2  feV7 77 J. M.-,;:/-���:   '  y^?2;M^  VOIA26.  i'ATEIN,: 13V C.;AS AT URDA.YV JUNE���.  ,.'907,.  ;'NC>4r2;  WmEBm^mim  T. A/^  V" V    F  vi.;:; ������-. rHI'HOlAri.J'll,TIIK:OI.AIM.l.<:.; !.!.;-.>     ..  . .-- ..Vancouver,. May -3 r.j^-I.ie'ut'enjin'tr  V Governor Dunsniuir, togellierVwitli  ; ���rseyerahgueHts and tlieVcrewV liad a  277 inost.-iuiraciilbus escape riom\,clcatli.  ������A Tli e Vp;i r ty V-^vci'sV fret u rii i 11 g Vfro ma  V -hunting: expeditioii V on:-'VVictori;r  ��� ���;'������ pay.VabbardVMr. Dunsinuir^s ^jh-  o^-yate yacbtllieTliislle.-; ."';-.There,- was  AA;/Hundred.7gallon's"of gasoline on  77277. board whichiii some way caught on  .A;':--fi're;'vV---'It;Vburne^i-v--fie'rcelyi:-;-.::aiidVall  ;.: attempts to extinguish' the conflag-  .vVratioiiVproyedfunavailing.,;. Fifteen;  AV-hiinuiesi VafterVthe, 'fire..: started 7 the  VV yacht Avas'A total wreck,: completely  ''.-" ��� . 7 7:7 ������ *���'. / A"'     -,<    '-'- '���- A   'V-    A    -. '!0 -..-A:     - 22  '7.7. .'  7 VburnedA; Luckily; all on board tnan-  .���.-;��� aged toVescape; in the,small.boats.;  -/Twelve rbearivAhe-troj-ihies of Ahe  ,7.. .h.uut,'.fweref cohsutued:NbyVthe fire.;  ;A;-The:..-Thistle; cost; inAheviieighbor-.  VVhood of $50,pqbAAA,AAvA'AVV/:  A-//Emery;;;Texas,V'May i3'i.-���This  V^pla^Has";beeiA?badly 'wrecked by" a  Vli'friglilfulVtornaid6; V Eight/persons  �� were : killed, and: some fifty others  7-. badly injured, many; of .whom may  ,'���. d.iev;.V'''VV:':A VAV-'VV    ���'-.. "'VA.. V'  :: -Vancouver/ May'31:-���Five  hundred of the longshoremen have gone  ou   strike. V   They  demand  an in-  .'���' crease of wages.   ; ���'���'-  :     .       -'   ;., V  Boise, Idaho, -May 31.���The Mast  talesman -of--the second, special Haywood -;pauel has been examined and  the court adjourned/ till the.-third  panel has been secured.; The complete jury /will probably be secured  by the end of this week A"-: ,.v  Canton,    Ohio,    May   31.���The  V.widow-of thev late exrPresident ���Mc-  Kiiiley died1 last Sunday-  -.",..'; San Francisco, May,. 31.-���Eight"  jurors have so far been obtained.in  .the Schmilz boodling case, an���adjournment has- been called-lo get a  'new venire. .  V Swato, China',���������May 31.���An  alarming rebellion -has broken out  at Wong Tung, in the Upping-district. It is reported that all the  ��������� civil and military officials have been  assassinated, and Yamens burned.  Admiral Li, with several warships,  is ou his way to the scene of the uprising.  Portland, Ore., .May 31.���A lone  and very desperate highwayman  held up an empty street car at midnight, quite recently. Pie killed  the conductor and wounded the  molorman. The man secured about  $30 and made good his escape.  Swato, China, May 25.���Eater  advices say that the revolutionists  are now attacking Cluing Ting and  Tung Chang, two wealthy cities in  the Chinghai district. The revolution is spreading over the country  at a very alarming rate.  Allenlown, Pa.,  .May 24.���Gems  valued at $20,000, tdgether'witha  11 u 111 ber; bfAife'-insuranceVpolicies;  have been stolen V fro in a-box; con-  'tail ting, tlie effectsVdr:rMiV:Vihcl;iMrsv  lillenVjBogin,'. two tin fortii'nate:victims who weie killed :in ;;the wreck  of. the-trainA'arrying,a-,large number  bf Mys'tic .Slifiuei'sV rii,.H6iidai-:Cali-.  r ���:- :..... ���������,-, ::..-���:.:. y:.; ���.:..:,, ..;..-.,,-...-,��� ���r.Hif V'/ ���"������::������ ���'<.;'  lOI'lUa.    -:���}���::,777:-. -'.v"'-      -/���/";"'/;.o:- 2:77,  v-VvSwatp'iv^  volutionary proclamation which has  been /printed diere,/^declares/that the  preseiit uiM-isiirg aiid rebellion is by  no means'directed against :,the:jfor-  eigiiers;' orV the Vordi nary : Chinese  citizens, but isVsimply a way ..'taken'  bv sbine to show tlieir entire disap-  proval; "of-7. tlie- way.An .VwhichAhe  government'mismanage,/affairs:-;.  ;; Tuscoi*,VArizA;:May ;'24.���A7 few  daysago twen iy'; Japanese who .'we're'  :being:;smuggled -across7the, border  from-' MexicoVwere; capturedVAOn"  examiiiation' it^wasvfound'that'-they  all'-woreV 'medals for /service AAthe'  Japan --Russian; war:��� ���// "A; /-/V:/    ���; y;'-JV  ^Vancouver, May-,;3iV-���AAychehie;  is'nbw.'i;uiKler,,way/to:'deiiver;(British  -Columbiad'resli Asalmon and,halibut  in ''the; English market, where it  commands' a very high price and  has ,a readj'/sale.-     7777: 22277 ..'; A.  Local and General News.  The ice will'be out of the lake-by  the'-V; th ofjuue. ,:; y2'A;  ;Mr. Chris. Doelker, who has-been  somewhat 'under the weather' the  last few days,- is reported "as on the  mend.,', ,������_''-.  'Nat' Wheeling . dropped in the  other day and informed us "that he  had.' a>,.-rhubarb '< plant in a .barrel  thirty inches liigh:V ���  The threatened action against the  Atlii-; Club;; (or .selling,liquorAyith-  out a license, , has, -it .is -.reported,  been dropped.  The long-drawn-out law-suit over  the. ownership of the Surprise lake  dam, Queen vs. Ruffner, came up  for hearing,on the 2Sth of May.  Mrs. James Haslett, who has been  on the sick, list since . Victoria -Day,  has fully recovered from her- indisposition., ,,���'..-  There is a rumor about town that  a wrestling club willbe started very  soon. Some of the boys have been  practising already.  The flag that, graced the masthead of public school flagstaff ou  the 24th of May was, very kindly,  loaned by Mrs. Cosligan.  George Brown, Frank I.itle and  Victor Ericson are working a lay on  the Pearse Cancellor ground, above  the hydraulic company, on Birch  creek.  S. II. Plumbe, manager of the  McKee Creek Mines Company, was  in town Thursday, with quite a nice  little poke in his possession, the result of the maiden clean-up for the  season of 1907.  V'Eowney's '/Chocolates- V arriving,  constantly ,;at VCV-R-.-'VBo'uriie'.s: 7 ���72. ������'-������ A  ��� :,.-;McDonald's Grocery.;:'iuakes;,..a  specialty, of.- fresh -eggs ,aud: butter.-.  ; .Fresli ; Cabbage,v-;:Rhubardj;-;,Gar-.  ���rots',-;''' Parsnips, Aindv:-Seedv,Pbtatoes  :at:Pillman's.:--;" ���.���'/'���VV'!;:V'""-"A -:���-,; 7r'.2-7:727:  :;ANbpublic celebrationwasheldAn;  Victoria Day Vbul-tliere-wei'eseyeiior;  eight private picnics; to' places 6f"'i'ii-;  terest.iritthe'' neighborhbbd'.bf.::to.wiii;  Judgihg.-frpui^  :piciiick'e'r'sJ,;.as,they.;..r'etu'i-hed,/!'all en-  joyedtheir.day's.outing.V'V '  ,,VV.7,777,  ;;; ThedbcaPgardeuefs ;are;;bus3';;be-  tiuie:s;wi!lvhbe-; ahd: Yake,'yahd: it.is;  quite the:-' thing ; to-be .,-'6ii-;t.hev\yater-  wagoii';,theie,/days.���',-; Tbe.stafA'has.  .had: nu m,eryus.;prom,ises of/radishes,:.  oriions'thid/lettuce.1 V'Pbese' signs' /of  irtdustn'-are/enconragi,iig..V;.; ;//'-/;/  /The Societe Minieredela: Colom-  bie VBritauniquej :T.- Obalskij'-"-man-  ager,,'''bperatiiigiV.on -Bouldei-^creek,  starled hydraulicking the. beginning,  of;:, ihe Aweek.':A/ The -.'company;; is  working- two"; pits,72 and .have night  and-dayArews'at--work. . - ,V://---  / Word has;been, received from the  department..-.at- Victoria, of the ap-  pbintment of. Mr'V Malcolm Ross to  the position of provincial constable,  also ::tb be deputy- mining recorder,  resident/at Discovery. //Chief Constable Conley went up ��� to ".-'Ruby..  creek Th ursday to in form -Mr. "Ross;  of his appointment..  Herman Carlson had, the misfortune to lose three fingers of his .'..left-  hand," the'first,   second' aiid-fourth;-'  ��� ��� ��� ��� ���.���.-���,-- v ���-. ���  at Rufl:ner's saw mill! .last Wednesday; The; iuj u red/man was shoving a piece of lumber against a saw  and in some; unaccountable way the  fingers ran against -the .saw, with  the above result. Pie was immedi-  alely brought to. the; hospital iu Atlin, where Dr. AlcCoukey dressed  the maimedhaud. /  Mr,' R. B. Anderson, who has  been connected with the government staff iu Atlin lor several years,  lately as the Gold Commissioner's  private secretary, sent his resignation to headquarters last Wednesday, lie will remain in office till  the "'return'of Mr. Fraser, who maybe in by the first boat. Mr. Anderson intends working this summer  for the A. C. M. Company, operating on Tiir Flats.  Of course, it may not be any of  our business, but, if you don't ask  questions you won't acquire any information. What we're trying lo  get at is this: ,We have had no niaii  in Atlin for a considerable time, and  the last out-going mail is hung up  at Butler's, we are told. Thursday  afternoon Conroy returned lo Allin,  making a round trip. Could not a  letter mail be arranged ovcr the  same route? If one man does it  surely it might be tried again, for  the sake ol a mail.  Quarrels should always be settled  without outside interference.  ^ARemfeiuber that Saturday, juueViv;���'���;  is;ihe;lastday";>6ii;;/Av.hich" ybii iiiatrVV  ..,.,-.;,   -���-.;;-.:,"- .-.--,-.���'��� '-; .--';���; -.-   7:   v   ~   / . . ���-.-';������  get a miner's licefiseAeuewed.:'//. V'VA ^  /-VTiie^cqtdestV iu;; Atlin, On record,;. ;V  was'/oh:...;Monday,;jahuarj';:23,,-.wdieil:V V  ihe/therinbmeter;VdroppedVtd;50 bevA;.  ibw/zeroVV ;fIn;;Discqvery;j;ustAbput;;V;;//  that; 'time Vthe; VspiriAv was -flirting: y-V  ;wilh. the seven ties,-/and the sbuhd bfV V ���'.  the/sawjnever/ceasedV/::/,V:,:;/;//;//V/V;V:'/i; ^:':  V-Those :\vhb have :bets,;bnV that the V;  ���iceAwill ;"be:V'out'.bf;theiake:/afbuUdvA/-  about-the first of 7 June .will have to A ���::;  dig down ,'aiid iuake good.:" VA"ii'ybne<- :-  ;:who';set'.'the,:;dajte'.iaier; ,tha'iV':.tlie;'5"tli".'.-; V  may as well/ consider/ their.; wagers A A  .���as-.-z-ipst:--/.-VFor ������ the/benefit of /those;. '/  ;:whp/vyish;tb.make;a;;guess;for 1907, V-.  we-;. ,prin t /the :^fblip\yii'ig:;v.-';The\icfe-V'V;,  went Voiit. of: Atliii;'. lake on the Mh //���/  .'.of.'June,-";vS99;'i,':'i|v\'-;r9pp.;6a  ;6t?-May.; in;A9ci,i';otVthe:;2ud;of;June-. '���.  in-:i9bi;o"u;;May; tlie x9th. vthe'ea'rli-:'V''';v;  e'stAivrepord;Viu r9Q3..oii./tlie;.9th.:of /-;  ;Ju"n'e,_;V'/:hiA904. -theVice/'wa^fast in,:-Vy  the lake/vi!)', froiit.Vof ;the town: till V/-/  the; 8th:'-.'pf: June,; but-piassehgersVandAV  freight had been/brought across in v  sniallVboats. :for-: a;/week /previous;;.-AV  :i'n V'i"9'b'5'-;'the ;ice Vwas" clear pn^May':>:*1:  the;,23th; iu:i9o6'on May the:2ist:;V; ::  and in 1907 on June 4th. ,-:..  W. B;/ Conroy, /'who   took  John  McLennan out byeiAthe ice, return- :,  ed to: A tli 11 Thursday/   about noon. * -V  lieieft.'Cafiboo "Monday and walked .'.-  around theaiorthfendof'Atlindake- :.-���-.  He Reports the trail1 as not being so-  desperately ;,bad;V the   ice'.-..'-'to   the  hortli seems fairly solid.    Billy had  seventeen  dogs 'with  him, more or  less, and of all sorts and conditions-  Quite a few of the canines had, '.very..-  apparently, been nosing around the  business end of ti; porcupine.    TUs#=^=  carriecl-with them, mixed Avj^SwirLSS  whiskers, .the   evidences/Gt^Aaviug  had a -very  pointed-.. argiJlnWit with  the" quill-driver.   ;" A de  .tuent was afforded a iiuin  tatprs   when   the   barbs vv  removed; from ; the   dogs'   sn  though  the  dogs  did not seem   to  notice anything humorous about the  operation.  Few people are aware of the  water they pay for. For instance-:  A ten-pound turkey is but three  pounds solid and seven pounds water, and there is six pounds of water  in ten pounds of pork, while the  percentage ol water in beef or mutton is about the same. Salmon and  mackcral are half water, though  many other fish ���contain a greater  proportion of fluids. Sixty-five per  cent of an egg is water, and there  are about two ounces of water to-  one pound of butter. Vegetables  run from forty to eighty per cent of  water, and even dried ,peas contain  a small percentage of liquid matter..  Taken at an average, fifty-five percent of all expenditures for food is  paid for water. And everybody is  aware of the fact that there is a percentage of water in whisky, you get;  more in some places than  in other:-.  .t.;':; il  ia use-  JUAI  .of a  r.'of gpec-'���' ���____  w0  M?  M  R"1A,.'B-  We need Hie moiiev. ATLI-N,    R..C,    SATURDAY,   JUNE   i,    1907.  VU  The Atlin Claim  ��^^.^.,.r. .  f UK AT LIN CLAIAT. t-s puiilcsiicu rvcuv hai uhoay  morning. MA11.ro rncc TO ANY paut or TUT  wofiLD  ron 00   cizrjrr.    pen  month;   ts.ao   pin  YCAFI.      ADVE.NTI'-.INc. "ATCl". :  *l . 00 P C tl | N C H C ACH  -.Nr.cnriori; nc^mno Nonces, no cckts a uric.  SiPCCIAL'HATtl,     ON   -APPI.ICATICXN.  .SOB PWINTINti :  it     BILL-HEAD&,  LCTTCn-HEADS  POSTEnS, V1S17LNC*.    CAI1DC  pnocnAMMcs,     m-c. etc.  onorna  promptlv  exccutcd.  pniccn woocnnTC  t  Tub Ati.in Claim Puw.ismKO Oo.. Ltd.  Ciiahi.i-s I.. Cum.in,  IvDVl'ON-M A*S'A(iliU.  Straight Talk.  There is no reasonable excuse for  any man to live in a town if he  doesn't like it. If you have no  -word of commendation to say for  your town, its institutions or its  people, emigrate,  get  out; you arc  L      ���  a detriment. The town clock, if we  had one, would not stop if you left.  The.church bells would sound just  as musical the next Sunday morning. The air will be just as pure  and airy and the sunshine jusl as  bright and shiny, with you awaj'.  The lake water will- still be clear,  cold and sparkling, and the mineral  spring will continue lo bubble when  you are gone. Speak a good word  for your neighbor, if you can. Life  is more or less like a mirror. Smile  at the other chap and you'II get an  answering grin; scowl, and what  can you expect but a reflection .of  3'ourself? Don't be everlastingly  grumbling. If you have become  thoroughly disgruntled, why���move  away;, a croaker is poor company.  Go some place where things suit  you, and keep going till you find il.  Poor Deluded        .  Man that is born of his parents is  of few days and full pf microbes.  He goeth to school when a youngster and gets the seat of his pants  paddled for something he didn't do,  until he is sick at heart. He grpw-  eth up like a weed in a back yard,  and soon reaches the age when he  is composed largely of feet, freckles  and an appetite for pie. About the  time   he   gels   too  long   for short  and his dependent population ont of  the poor house.     His efforts-arc rewarded'by having his daughteis run  off and get married and bring him  home a nice ornamental scn-in-law  to  feast al  the family board.    His  sons  grow   up and call him governor  and  set  him   back  a five-spot  every day or two.    About the time  he   has   acquired   enough   lucre   lo  make it worth while for his heirs to  quarrel   over,   he  contracts  a cold  and   is   hurried away before he has  time lo have a talk with his family.  His sons blow   iu  the estate on bad  whiskey   and   a ,'good time.'    His  ivife  puts   the   finishing touches to  the situation   by   marrying her first  and   only   love.     Such  is  life  as  "seen through glasses darkly.'1  &&.&&&f&^J>9&&&J?&.&&&^&X^JPfr  |     . INL  O. WMEELiir  iSh  A Word to Wives.  Fresh Fruit and Vegetables,  will  arrive  by   every  boat.  ?. First Street*  >4****<&#4i:4&:4*::&^*-4^^  3;^  1 tSi'M  Konrad Wawrucka, Manaokr.  trousers and not long enough for  lpug ones, he goeth away to college,  learneth how to monkey with a  three dollar mandolin and play  whiskey poker. He cpmeth home  a bigger fool than ever and niarrielh  a sweet young thing whose pa  keepeth a large store and. who is  supposed to be wealthy, b,ut who  it is subsequently ascertained,  couldn't buy the prize rooster at a  county fair. He worrieth along  from year to year, gradually acquiring offsprings, until his house re- :  semblcs a Sunday school class just  before   the annual  Christinas   tree  Oh! Woman! Woman! Can you  not see? You caught your husband  with honey and you cannot keep  him with vinegar. The outside of  the house is the only side which in-  truth belongs to a hen-pecked husband. They take to the outside so  speedily when there is unpleasantness within, 'thai any woman with  only a little thought and observation may know what will come ot  trying lo train a husband as she  would a fractious school-boy.  We have seen women who have  apparently enjoyed scolding their  husbands in the presence of others,  and we have seen mothers who indiscreetly punish their children before visitors, thus humiliating the  dear wayward ones and making  them feel that their reputations  were so damaged that there was no  use in trying to be good.  Such women are not the mistresses of those homes where the household machinery glides on with  noiseless ease without force or  effect seeming to be required to  move il along. They do not create  tlie sunny, cheerful firesides that  men love better than all the world  beside, and lhc memory of which  children tenderly cling to as long as  life lasts.  ��s   of Lager  Beer  ass��  Porter.  SMALL AND LARGE ORDERS PROMPTLY FILLED.  The K0OTENAY HOTEL  ^^jft***  P>��*'h&^*��***��**��*>Pb��>'* :**WS  ***:**:��'.P<S>&.*9lP&Sy>'.  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.  The Bar is supplied  with   none   but  the   best brands of Liquors  and Cigars.    First-class Billiard and Pool Tables.  DIXON    &.   SCHULZ,   Proprietors.  FIRST   CLASS   RESTAURANT   IN    CONNECTION.  CHOICEST WINtS, LIQUOKS AM) CIOAHS CASK GOODS A   Sf'LmUY.  Corner Pearl and First Streets,  Atlin, B, C.  ��  H  itTtt^^att^tfdtttf^tttttt^tftfVtffftttftftf** ���^^*^^^:<��^^^'-ar^^^3^^'<ff^��^-^^<J<JS^  festival,  day and  *n ik'.'ni''*  He  iret'.eth   tlir.ouj  Did .you ever slop lo'think that  it is just as fair for the pther person  to talk-about you, as for you to talk  about him? If those pf us who  use our tongues too freely about our  neighbors, would but stop and reflect about the matter and realize  the great evil that comes from too  much tattling and gossip, we feel  sure we would call a halt and l-.e  guilty up-more. Don't you remember when at school thp 'tattle-tale-  was a thing tp be looked uppnvvith  scorn and cpntempt? Well, if it is  a trait to -be-deplored'-in-a child  how much more -must it be con-,  deii'med in grown-ups?  JOB PRINTING AND COMMERCIAL WORK,  CARDS, POSTERS AND HAND BILLS '-^ **  Executed Cheaply,   Promptly and Satisfactorily.  ",'. /THE CLAIM OFFICE.  ���B*w*w*tt*a*a*o.*a*o:*ra$a<a*a*x*a*!C^  out  mmniflnmaraammi  xaanBiBmmMmMmmmwmxmwsmsm  lieth awake  uk'hts Irving i     ,.     ,   , ���" "A   "TT "A    '" ,   ,., .  -    ��       I'niiih (.i-ardcu   Seeds  and   Onion  to' keep.1.'.tut-.i.-lt i^et-i at ft  ;ATt,i^^:-b.;:c;,Asa^  I :l: .-.-:���.".���.  V :7:  ;.'������ >' It, has.,, always /been a mystery to  ;',.us. why, a vlady,-should make ft; poor  Afcllow- believe; ,;she;: is-in ierest,ed;in  ''hisV welfare, :jAvheii;y as Va/tiiaiierVof  ; 'fact;- it isihis farewell. ' V.t:V.';.; ������':;  V:V/ 'fhti.-growt!v6t';tliev;uVei'agc: linger  :,.-.;nail V-;is ^'computed-'.ill- one-thirly-scc-,  VVoud ,of, ���'���.'AJocli A .week,; VprVaji'tie  vuiore'rlhaii;: 'anVinchV.and; a. Italf a  .','��� yc:iv2'-:2''-77-'7-22y.-2y727-.727'7.7y:27-'  . The 77 tnajority;:;r'of ..'oiir' ���ihik.takes  -Vvould.:,never -: be-, noticed ; if Vwe ;clid-  'Miot dravy'Vattentioii to ;;t!ie'nr. bur-  : selvcs;-V-A\'e'Vloii-t.r:Vgree:-'-;���';/;���/.:/.-V/V;";  V^'Vi'A gentlenian';at"dneAfAlicfocal  ;:<boarding}houses;;:;had rbeans offered;  ; to him three Vor ldur,;days:ruh'iuhg;.  .; By:\vayAfigettiugVih;a:hnld"pfolest;  die .referred', those  in  charge to-Vhe"  V eighth-yerse;;of;'ihe; thirteen tli. chap.-  V'.'ter pLHebrews./ANow, -reader,: just  V bruslf tlie^dustv off' your bible and  ^dook:'it':u'p.;V:,''':lV..'V:-VAV;'A;1. 'V"'A':;';V.  ���77 A feuVclays  ago a rathe-rVbashful  -young :::woniaiv Avent;, into ;a; store  Vcjirrying three;fowlsV:: She.,'enqi.ured  ; the- price of Vchickens, ' at, ,the. ssime  MfimeVputting'^liemVou-the counter:'  V1,The~clerk'didh'tknowthechickens':  :: feetV were Vtied.V and -asked if Vthfey;  would lay/there. ':. Sue, bit her hand-,  /kerchief ;andAaid: -f-'!No,Vsir,, they  -areroostersV?^fv sr- r^.,..-���^-yt^.^Ll���.:���..:  Once   upon-a time   thereAvas an  ..Irishman',...who made: his living--: by  ..-keeping ; hens.    -..Owing;  to''heavy  rains the waterworks clam burstand  : Paddy's   ."hins-  were"Vdrownded.' :  Upon    the   advice  of a  friend, he  applied to  the  local  authorities for  compeosatiou.     On    being    asked  what satisfaction he got,  he replied:'  . "Sorra  a- bit  did  I   git'     But.au-  ould tliafe in a chair tould melo go  to the divil, and kape clucks.'  This is the season of the year  wlieuAhe housewilV[nits on a wrapper,, and with a towel about: her:  . head proceeds toVwade.into the: dirt  aiid d list in such a; way as to make  a man's head ache. She will tear  up the carpets, empty the cupboards,  look sour when you come home for  dinner, and''slain' and bang things  around; to a queen's taste, and if  youdon'tlike it, will tell you to take  your meals down town. Verily it is  a trying season for the, male bird.  A story is told by an explorer of  a large and fierce South American  spider which chases men if th'cy  come loo near its lurking places.  On one occasion he was chased by  one. "Hiding at an easy trot over  the dry giass, I observed a spider  chasing me, leaping swiftly along  and keeping up wilh my beast. I  aimed a blow with my whip, and  the point of the lash struck the  ground close to il, when it instantly  leaped upon and ran up the lash  and was actually within three or  four inches of my hand 'when I  flung the whip from me." This is  a pretty good story, but a little hard  to swallow.  :���;, ��� Tp!do tlie right thiiig;at'the'fight  .tiiue is allVright; enough. /^The difficult y'Vii*,; to;ljot,do Alie wrong 'filing  iluyV old ; time.V /-For,: if you doAio  wrongi you .must be right.v  .-���': If a: man lies,;,and;says he lies, he  tells the inJlii:: : is : liefi liar?": A; A'/  . .TIicVuiii,u.; .whoV can, .but doesn't..  Does,he accomplish -.any., more than  the ina!iVu-l!o:criiinot,'"-but,tries?;;  ;T(, iherenis:one thing: iii this \vbrld.:  ^easj'- to,.give, it:is advice. AvButVthe  trouble-; is -most" people -will not -fol-  idw'VilV^AVe't'ell;A dittle"story':ipr  the :benefit .of vsonie-of; thelyoiing,  ;-:...   ...''.:,";-,:- ,:o",::" .-.'--.-'.-' -   -   ���> -; .���,.---���  ladiesof.llie /district; A-Iuis /not/easy:  tdV'le'afn to:; keep'; a /household ac-,  ���count-, book; ;allV'atVonce:-V'AVj'oung  husband gave .his���;'���';��� wife;a neat little  accoiu't;,book;''prettily boundfand  designed;..to .be;/inviting in.appearance.; AHA:also; gave/her;fifty dollars, aiid -said:"I-yvant -youc UAput  dowiijAvhat,;! give A'ouoir this side,-  .../   '. ���; "'.��� ���:.,"(.> :7 -::/;.:,   7<\7.,: : ,::2;' ��� 7:. ,'''-':  aiid ; on/the /.other/writeV:down the  wayit; goes, Vuid iii two weeks I will  give^ycu;;;a'!)otheA.suppli'v:!/,V::Two  \veeks later :he /asked.for the,book.  "Oh! I: have kept Ahat; account A  said.'the;young matron; Vhere it:is.":  And-; on /: one'V pageVwas"V.inscribed:  VReceiveci from; Fred ''fifty'dollars,'.'  andVpnVihe;:: opposite'VyasTthis'suniA  maryi; /."Spent.it' ali;'r'.;;;.:/.A V:.  V-JJliV-.A  lS2^SGS��S?3KH&T��S^S5Ke��Sffi��a-ffi  sKssEgssHcaa^saz^im-'.sna^^  full linesaof;  NOTICE;  TAKE' NOTICE that ILoilis Sclmlz, of  the towii of Atlin, 15. 0., shall apply to the  lioai-d 'olMicohsu coniniissiojiei-s of tlio Atlin  r.iL'niise Distviot, ut tho uo.xt rojj;iiliir liicet-  imjj on June 13'tli, 1907, for the tran'sfor ofiny  hotel license loi- the Nuuget Hotel. I'iscov-  oi-.v, B. C. to .Iiunes  I). Dui-ie, of -Uiscovery,'  n.c. .    -:        - ,������'--';; ;  ������SiKiic(lVl"i'.-SCHUI.z:-  Atliii, H.C., Muylilth, UI07. ; , ;,       ;,'...;.,,.'...  'A-Fl6ffi,A;:M;e^  V:;;::;E>X^��6od,S,.^; C  v'Furiliture-,; CiQ  ^'v;; 0ai>petsj/j^  v^v-  I &*��^  ��  IRON  PIPING,   STEED   AND ; BAR IRON,  DYNAMITE AND: GELIGNITE,   '  GASOLINE:     V '������'"V"V;' AA- , "���  STEEL SHINGLES and CORRUGATED LRON.  ��� ,,,'v:.;-^NOTICE.;V: ;\-A:A-  , TA:iiK NOTlCii thnt I, Olii-isiian it Nisi;-  oii, of the town of IMs-eovei-y. 15. G,, shall apply to tho Hoiu-ii of License Comniissioiiei'M  of .the'.. Atlin, Iiiceiise -Di-sti-ict.-at the' next  rcj^uliii' meeting;' on' Juno 15th, 1907, for the  transfer of my hotel license for the Gbkl  Houho, .Main Street, Disuovei-y, 15. C., to  John  lloxl)oronj;ii|-of Discovery, 15. C.  Signed   CHIIISTTAN.II. NISSEN.  Discovery, B.C.. Mayintli, l!)l)7.      .  aswvcyjtxsxtxpBgs? Tt tan  NOTICE.  ~J\~rO'rf.CI-' la hereby tfiven that, I intend,  -l-^" sixty ilays from date, to uppl.v to the  Chief Commissioner of hantls and Worlcs  for periiiinsion to purchase the following  desci'iliod tract, of land: Commencing al; a  slalte iilantail at ii point, about two miles  south of (lie uoi'f h eml of Allin lake find one  inilo west pf the west shore of Allin lake,  thence west ������III chains, thence north 2U chains,  thence east 1(1 chains, llience sunt It 20 chains  to the point of commencement.  ciiAiu/r.s ii. com;,'  Afiril 20, 11)07 Ii|i27jn22  ��  Storks in Atlin akjV Discovkky.  ���>������<���;"��-*-��  T) 13  H  HOW  TO  SIvCURlC   Hlit.l*.  Farmers, ��� contractors, manufacturers, and all employers of labor  desiring married or single men, will  do well to apply at once to Major  C. W. Creighton, Salvation Arm}'  Immigration Department, 439 Harris Street, Vancouver, B. C, or  Rupert Street, Winnipeg, Man.  Blank application forms will be  supplied and each application will  receive careful '''attention, No men  will be sent unless applied for iu the  above manner.  ���QL  '".���.Successors to J, H. Richardson.  .;.-.. ' ���'   LATEST STYLES INGENT'S FURNISHINGS  ��������������� DRY-GOODS,  CARPETS, HOUSE FURNISHINGS,  GOLD SEAL HIP GUM  BOOTS AND SHOES,:  '      FULL LINE OF MINERS GLOVES AND MITTS.  Stores at.atlin'axd i:>i.seovi<yRy.  Why senii ot--r wiiisn you can out (ioodk asciieai- iii-.nr..'  Atlin, Nugget and    Grape   Rings  n'"1  " hinds of  Jewelry maim  faotured on the premises.  Kino .New  Stoclc  of   Watches,   Clocks,  Jewelry   anil   Diamonds  Wntchcs from $!i.00 up. Aarents for Columbia Granioiihones.  Silverware, Cut Glass, Hand Painted China, Souvenir Spoons  JULES EOGERT & SON, m��� and DiScovMrv,'  safety Deposit vaults.      Watchmakers and Manufacturing Jew Irs.  jiu^^iij^miwimwujMWIUi^tBillJIMlftaW ATLIN,    B.   C.v  SATURDAY,    JUNE   i,   1907.  Spruce Creek Murmtirings.  Wc cannot but coiigratuhilc the  creek ,011 its behavior during the  past week. Old-timers, judging  from the amount of snow in the  hills and the late season, prophesied  a record high water, and wc have  daily been expecting lo be .swept to  Atliii lake, together with our household goods. As though wishing to  prove what an untruthful person a  water prophet is, Spruce has shown  no signs of going on the warpath,  although an immense volume of  water has been running off for almost two weeks.  A big slide from the Spruce Creek  Power Company's ditch occured  last week, which luckily did no  damage beyond sweeping aw<iy part  of the flume owned by Lambert and  Kearus.  Mrs. Callaghan was 'At Home'  on Saturday evening last to her layman and other friends, to celebrate  a birthday. A most enjoyable  evening was spent by all present.  The singing and dancing was kept  up till the small hours iu Ihe morning. Messrs. Kruger, McConachie,  and Smallwood supplying tlie music  in their usual able style, while 'Big  Jack' stands unsurpassed as a mas-,  ter of ceremonies.  A short lime ago the Rev. A. M.  Ross, accompanied by Mrs. Ross  and Miss Blythc, held service iu  Mr. Ole Helgren's cabin.    A good  St. M,\iri in'h Ciiijhoii oi* KxcijAnd.,  Sunday  morning services are rendered at,  II nYliiclf.    Win. 0. S, llnt.horii. lay render.  l'lir.SIIYTKKlAN  ClllJltCII.  Sunday morning services II o'clock.    Sunday school   al    12.1.1.     livening   service 7.110.  Afternoon   service   at   Discovery;     Sunday  school at 2. ">.  Hampton   &    Dune,  Proprietors.  Discovery.  fr>  DISCOVKRY,   l*t. c.  I-MHST-OI.ASS DINING  KOOM  G001J Old'AN ROOMS  ONI.V   Till*   DUST (IDOI'S        ,  USI'D AT Till! HA It.  OPEN  DAY AND NIGHT.  lllilSTAXJUANT  Unili,,r l-'nt iroly Now Miiua^ointMil.  iluiuUiimi'tors  for Dixon's stu^o.  ED.   SANDS,  Proprietor  Atliii View.  Letterheads.  We, still' have a-few  pads left. The only  Letter Paper to use  when- you are writ-  ing- to your friends in,  the East.  To be had at The Claim office.  Canadian Pacific'Railway Company.  ATLINTO LODGE  A. F". &. A. M.  No. 12, G. 1*. H. (J.  Regular   communications  held  on the   first,  Thursday of eacli  mtjiitli in  the  A. O. U. W.  Hall, Third Street.  Visiting brethren cordially invited.  The next regular communication  will  he  held ou Thursday, J line Gt h, at 7.110 p.m.  liy order of (he. W. M.  C. 11. UOURNIi, Si-chktahv.  congregation was present to enjoy  Mr. Ross' short but appropriate address. If the talent obtainable on  the creek could be cultivated a choir  might'be lormcri, which, we feel  convinced, would rival either Atliii  or Discovery.  Very lew of the miners have been  able to sluice during last week, owing to the fact that the creek has  cut down to such an extent as to  leave the intakes high and dry.  Mr. A. Chester has had high  water iu his cabin lately, and finding such a state of affairs monotonous, he proposes to build a scow  and place his bunk thereon and be  'rocked in the cradle df the deep,'  with no limit but the roof. It is  perhaps, superfluous to add, that,  with all due respect to Mr. Chester,  this idea of an ark in the time of  flood, is by no means original.  An eminent divine once said that  the only lime lie felt inclined to  break the third commandment was  when his shoe string broke. If the  reverend gentleman had been in the  same predicament ns an employee  of Cox & Miller was a few days ago  he .would have had a reasonable excuse for profuse and piolane speech.  .Some duffer had put a rock iu the  car that would not go through the  door, and it was too heavy for one  man to lift. The whistle had gone.  The commandment was shattered,  the rock, and the car likewise; and  the reputation .of the engineer simply annihilated. Someone had better look out.  I'Yank Wallace had a piece cut  off one of his big toes, by Dr. Mc-  Coukey, at the hospital, last -Wednesday. The operation was not of  a very serious nature, and we look  to see I'Yank out again iu a short  time.  o  o  J- V,'  7"~  BARBER SHOP.  THOMPSON, lUANAGIil*..  BATHS  FIFTY CUNTS  Private lint ranee for Ladies.   -  ,    ALASKA   ROUTE, SAILINGS.  Steamer  Princes   May sails  Sailing from Skagway 8p.m.  Direct   to Vancouver  and Victoria.  Transporting liy rail or steamer lo Seattle,without, extra charge fs .  June 13th.  Wo givo quick service.     No intermediate culls.  For rates or information apply to  PL B. Dunn,  Agent, Skagway.  Synopsis of Ctitiadimi Homestead   Regulations.  A- NY available Dominion hands within  r~\ theliailway Bolt in Hritish Columbia,  may ho homesteaded by any person who is  the sole head of a family, or any male over 18  years of age, to the extent of one-quarter  section of 100 acres more or less.  Entry must be made personally at. the local  land oflice lor the district in which the land  is situate.  The homesteader is required to perforin  the conditions connected therewith under  one of the following plans:  (1) At least six months' residence upon and  cultivation of tho land in each year for three  years.  (2) If the father (or mother, if the father is  deceased) of the homesteader resides upon a  farm iu the vicinity of tho land entered for,  the requirements as to resilience may .be  satisfied h.v such person residing with the  father or mot her.  (8) If the settler lias his permanent residence upon farming laud owned by him in  the vicinity of his homestead, tho requirements us to residence may be satisiicd by  residence upon tiic snid laud.  Six months' notice iu writing should be  given to theCommissioiier of Dominion Lauds  at. Ottawa of intention to apply for patent.  Coal lands may be purchased at $10 per acre  for soft coal and ��20 for anthracite. Not more  than lUfl acres can be acquired by one individual or company. Koyalty at the rate of  tea cents per ton of 2.001) pounds shall he collected on t he gross output.  W. W.CORY,  Deputy of tho Minister of the Interior  N.II.���Unauthorized publication of this advertisement will not be paid for. jy21-lim  j\.u v xL  COLUMNS  Placing before the. public  the  many  advantages of.  tlie district is the object of  *o*��*a*a��o*!a*a*Da'&a*oD,<'/03>:#^  The undersigned having been restored to health by simple means,  after suffering for several years with  a severe lung affection, and that  dread disease Consumi'Tion, is  anxious to make known to his fellow sufferers the means of cure.  To those who desire il, he will  cheerfully send (free of charge) a  copy of the prescription used, which  they will find a cure for Consumption, Asthma, Catakkii, Bronchitis and all throat and lung  Maladiics. He hopes all sufferers  will try his remedy, as it is invaluable. Those desiring the presciip-  tion, which will cost them nothing,  and may prove a blessing, will  please address  Kev. Edward A. Wilson,  Brooklyn, N.Y.  ���^���^���.^(���^���^���^���o.*o*ct*o.*jC��o*o*o*c(*ci*'Cf��ci*o.<>cf*):'*i:!*'i:'.��  This cannot be successfully accomplished without the generous support of  the  business  people and  the residents.  SEND US TOUR SUBSCRIPTION  >-*-*���-*-*���<$> (Sv*..  y-*-+-*~��-4-��  ^D  I

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