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 Native Asseo?^  SEP 20 $06  f^"W"^ '^  VOL  ���5-  ATLIN,  B. C,   SATURDAY,    SEPTEMBER   8,   1906.  No- m  TELEGRAPHIC.  CUBAN REVOLUTION  ':   ' CONTINUES.  People in Fear   of   American  Intervention.  INSURGENTS GAIN RECRUITS DAILY/  iPa.pers  Say -Annexation   to .Statesi  Would be Worse Than Death.  ���Germans Etislike -Jewish Offleial--  Prosecution of Trust Company  Treasurer���Schools for Jews  in Russia���Religious Fanatics1  -Would Starve���Three Trans**'  ', continental Trains Daily���The  Mexican Coast Serv.ie��--Gans  Cfot Fight on Foul. '  [SPECIAL TO THKCLAIJt.]  "Havana,"Sept..6.���The revolution  lis still,rampant and it us  estimated  lhat fully, two-thirds -of the people|  living in small   towns   throughout!  the ."three" .provinces  mo5t affected  (have alread3' joined" 'the insurgents.'  'There  have   been   occasional fights,  ���between small forces" in   every pro-'  vince  except   Principe.    There are,  now 3,500 .rebels .in -Cinfuegos  and;  (they are daily .gaining recruits.  "' It  ' is   probable ' that the United States  may intervene.    The Cuban   newspapers   have of late-called upon the  xebels to lay-down their arms. They  ���say that intervention by the Auieri-1  ���cans would be the worst thing that  ucould possibly happen to the  coun-'  try."   A' 'few papers-state "that if an-  lvexed   to   the   United   States  the  ���Cubans would be .treated on similar  .lines to those -on which   tlie  States  .treat the negroes iu .their own country, and which would be worse than'  .to  have -.the  island swept .into the  ���ocean.    However,   it is believed in  ���official circles that  the government  will  ultimately subdue  the  .insur-  irection.  Berlin, Sept. ,6.���Kaiser 'William  it his week appointed a Jewish banker  named Bernhard-to succeed Prince  Von Poululohe Lagenburg as .head  ���of tlie German colonial offices.- The  appointment has caused great dissatisfaction throughout the empire  as the people are opposed to Jews  .holding office.  ,.  ,  Chicago, Sept. 6.���At a banquet  ���in this city tonight William Jennings  Bryan flatly repudiated the  Illinois  idemocrats endorsement of him for  .president.  Philadelphia,  Sept.  6.���Receiver  XCarle;   of  the   Real Estate Trust  ���Company   which   failed   here   last  week,   has   had warrants prepared  .for  the  arrest  of Win.   F. North,  '.treasurer of the company,, and  sev-  ���eial of his assistants charging them  with  having  conspired with'Frank  K. Hippie  to  loot  the   company's  treasury.    The receiver will,also institute proceedings against the com-  ���pany's directors, whom  he  accuses  of   having tried to save themselves  .from .personal .loss,   after they had  discovered that the institution was  insolvent, by (dividing -amongst,  ���themselves the company's remain-,  ing asserts.  Nelson, B. C, Sept. -6.���The  vice-regal party'touring, Canada arrived here yesterday' and received':  an enthusiastic welcome. They left;  for the Boundary .district .today and'  rclurnuig will -rest here over Sunday. The party will reach Vancouver September 13th.  St. Petersburg, Sept.'6.���A council of the government ministers held'  yesterday sanctioned a plan -permitting the Jewish- people throughout,  the Russian empire,tb<open':and con-'  dual elementary ';and secondary!  schools'under the same conditions  as those granted toiother people and  creeds.  - Regina, Sask., Sept. 6.���Fourteen ..religious fanatic Doukhpbprs  who are imprisoned .here, and who  for several-days past refused food in  any form, today had' nourishment'  forced itbrougli their teethf in a  scientific manner by doctors. This  step' was considered necessary as  the jail guards complained that tlie  rattling bones of the walking skele-i  tons jarred their nerves. '  .- Ottawa,; Sept. ��.'���The Dominion  parliament will likely meet on Nov.  15th." The government is- anxious  that the house-should meet, as soon  as possible.  Vancouver, B. C��� Sept. '6.���-The  Canadian Pacific Railway intends,  next spring to commence running  'three trains -daily each. way. across,  the continent aud also to reduce 'the  Tunning time between Montreal and"  this city to ninety hours. , .This will  be done in ' order to accommodate  the British tourist as well, .as the  Oriental traffic, nearly all of which  now passes through Canada.  The steamer Alki sailed for Skagway Hast night.  San Francisco, Sept. 6.���The  ���street car men of this city, who have'  been out on strike for higher wages  for some weeks past, met last night  and voted to return to work. The'  questions of working hours 'and  wages will now be submitted to  arbitration. ,  Ottawa, Sept. 6.���The Canadian'  department of marine officially notified the Mexican government today  that arrangements have been completed with a syndicate of British  capitalists for a steamer service between Canada and Mexico ou the  Pacific ocean.  , Goldfields, Nev., Sept. 6.���-Battling Nelson and Joe Gans met  here last night and fought the greatest fight seen in the light-weight  class for years. As the men broke  from a clinch in the forty-second  round Nelson deliberately struck  Gans low on the body and- the  colored man sank slowly to the  floor. The fight was then given to  Gans on a foul.  Two bandits entered a bank at  Rainier, Ore., on Sept. 4th and,  gagging the cashier, looted the safe  of $5,000.  Minin.0- Notes.  The Pine Creek Power Co., Ltd.,,  J. M. "Rufiner manager, are keeping,  up/their record forerunning gravel  and their crews are kept busy. J  . Mining expert Templiu, accom-i  panie'd by,J. R. -Clay, this week ex-i  amincd the quartz .properties held,  by the Hatter above -Gleaner-viiie bnj  Taku Arm.        .  G. Gould .returned Tuesday from]  a short prospecting trip on Taku'  Arm and, judging 'by the samples  he brought, it '"is -thought that his  trip was not in,vain. ���    j  If .the .present intention's of -the  owners are -carried out, it is quite  probable that a number of men will  be employed during the coming,  winter on development .work at- .the,  Beaves quartz properties near-town.  Arthur Dick, who .-has *beeu prospecting in the Toochi section ail  summer,.came.iu en Tuesday's boat.  He is interested in a group of quartz  claims - which, from the work done  so far, give promise of good returns.-  -A shipment of .7�� tons of ore was.  made this .week..from the Conradi  mines to Tacotaa, -where it will be'  reduced. This is the 'first consign-!-  rnent'of a^6oo ton shipment which  it is proposed' to make before the  close of navigation.  ��� The. Northern-Mines Limited, on  Spruce creek, have closed down  their steam shovel: It may be for  the balanoeof'the. season, but it is-  hoped they will 'be .running again'-  shortly. ��� Several .liens have been-  fyled against the company, which  may account for .the shut down.  ���' livery north wand on Surprise'  lake puts the water over '.the'dam in  large quantities. Something should  be done to prevent any injury to  life ot property down Pine valley in  case of a hard blow. The owners of  the dam can do nothing on account  of rthe recently issued injunction.'  One days'' work of a few men would  make the dam safe.  J. S. Templiu, an all round mining expert who has been in the  camp lor some time 'examining several quartz properties, went out to  O'Donnel river last week and looked  over the placer ground held by R.  McKee. During the past two seasons 'Mr. McKee has put in considerable work and has proved that  liis 'holdings "Contain a good pay  streak, and we understand that an  option ��on the -ground is now under  consideration.  The Atlin Consolidated Mining  Co., whose steam shovel and electric  dump car system has been in operation on Tar Flats for the past live  weeks., had their first clean-up the  beginning of' this week and, although the exact figureis not given,  the local management was not backward it stating that the amount of  gold obtained was*very satisfactory.  The company's shovel is now working to good advantage and the yardage moved is daily being increased.  It is hoped to soon be able to handle  .2,000 yards in 24. hours.  The Law Courts.  l Deisler vs". Prescott et al. Tlris  trial closed about 5 p.m. on Saturday. The jury was out about ha-if  au hour and brought in a finding  that the defendants had kept tlie  lay. His Honor then dismissed,the  action with costs, aud ordered the  registrar to take account of the damage sustained bydefendants through  the-injunction issued. This account  was taken yesterday. We understand the plaintiff is taking the matter to the higher courts on appeal.  Woods - and Taylor'for defendants,-  Grant and Hansford for plaintiff. -   ,  Beattj' and eleven others vs. Northern Mines-Ltd. was set for hearing  yesterday.  Bealty vs. "N. M. Ltd. Action  adjourned till Tuesday as company-  have wired, to Vancouver for money.  The-debenture'holders took posses-  sion-on Wednesday under mortgage.  ���In Clay' vs. Queen, ' in which  judgmenthas'iiot. yet been handed  down, the plaintiff has fyled a notice  of appeal to the full court from the  order-of-His Honor in allowing new-  defences lo be put in!- This vvill  come up in Vancouver in November. -Grant and Hansford for plaintiff, Woods, Taylor aud Fisher for  defendant.     -      * - - ......  Kerr & Co. vs. Soucy. This was  an action for a three-year-old grub  bill. Defendant's wages have been  garnisheed.'  A Swede sued Gus Anderson, o'f  Boulder creek, for wages. The defendant had paid in part and disputed the balance. The action was  tried Tuesday and defendant won as  to" amount in dispute. Taylor,  Mason and Fisher for plaintiff and  Woods for defence. ���  ��� Northern Lumber Co., 'Ltd. vs.  McLeod. Action on a provisory  note and garnishee proceedings,  which were too late. ���    '  Kerr '& Co. vs. McKenzie. This  was an action of plaintiff for $roo  and capias proceedings were instituted and defendant was arrested.  Mr. "Woods immediately made au  application to Ihe court to set aside  proceedings. Messrs. Taylor, Mason  and Fisher opposed, but as the writs  had not, been sealed, the defendant  was discharged. A new action was  then started and defendant was  again arrested. These proceedings  were also set aside on their merits  and defendant was again discharged.  The defendant is bringing an action  against the plaintiff company for  false arrest.  Taylor vs. Erickson. Action for  solicitors bill. Defence; never, engaged and nothing due.  Thomas vs. -Harris. Thursday  afternoon was taken up on examination of plaintiff and defendant on  discovery. Trial-fixed for Thursday  next with a jury.  Other actions pending are: Foster  vs. N. M. Ltd., claim for wages anE  lien of $164.50.; Kerr & Cu. ue.  McK.en.zie,. third .action Jbr $ioqijou  \ I ����"M<: ft* ''.uTMrX", run  "Sfeii^^faVw*.^Vjr^^ ���   ATLIN,   B.,C,    SATURDAY,    SEPTEMBER   8,    1906  The Atlin Claim.  THE ATLIN CLAIM is pueiLishco evcry Saturday  MORNING,      MAILED    FT1EC    TO    ANY    PART   OF  THE  world ron so   cents   per month;   ib.oo   per  YEAR. ADVERTISING RATES I ��1.00 PER INCH EACH'  ���N��CRTION ; RCADINd NOTICES* 2 3 CENTS A LINE.  SPECIAL   RATES    ON    APPLICATION.  JOB PRINTING :  ILL-HEADS.  UTTER-HEADS,  ORDER  POSTERS, VISITINQ   CARDS,  PROQRAMME5,       ETC.,  ETC.  .   PROMPTLY   EXECUTED.  PRICES   MODERATE.  The Atlin Cr.AiM Publishing Co., Ltd.  W.  POLIiAKD.,  Gkant. ' Hditoh-Manaoeu.  CORRESPONDENCE.  ITI10 Claim is not responsible for views expressed by correspondents.]  'Sunflower"   Hill   Claim.  To the Editor of The Atijn Claim :  Dear Sir,���Having some knowledge of the facts surrounding the  "Sunflower Hill'Claim" on Spruce  creek, owned formerly by Mrs. P.  G. Callaghan and now owned by  one Deisler, on which Mr. Prescott  & Co. have a lay, I would like- to  point out what is going on.  I believe, as all of us here should,  that the rights of everyone should  be protected, and while Mrs.'Callaghan has not been, successful in  her law suits. I feel it incumbent on  myself to point out that just-prior  to the last trial, I think that I am  not mistaken iu saying, the evening  before, the "Sunflower Hill Claim"  was ' 'jumped'' by one R. A. Thomas,  and I believe the grounds foi so doing are of the flimsiest description.  As is well known-, the-"Spruce  Creek Power Co., Ltd.," have been  claiming this ground as being part  of the "Vernon Lease," but owing  to the efforts of myself and others,  with the assistance of the member  for the district, Dr. H. E. Young,  the Minister of Mines has ordered  the front line of this lease to be re-  surveyed, so as to eliminate the  "Sunflower" and other claims.  From observation ou the ground,  I am satisfied that Mr. Thomas is  not the real owner of the new staking; the name now' given to the  claim is "The Speculator," and I  dont think that the public will have  to.speculate much as to who is "the  man behind the gun."  However, this claim has been a  good and valid one ever since 1900  and is as well known in the Gold  Commissioner's office as any property in the district, and while Mrs.  Callaghan may or may not be popular on the creek, I take it that it  will be an outrage if her title to the  ground was molested simply because  someone desires to have vengeance.  Yours truly,  E. M. N. Woods.  '  Atlin, B, C, Sept. 5th, 1906.  age batteries, while as a plating material it is much superior lo nickel,  the coating being   harder,    lighter  and  more   tenacious.    It  tarnishes  very slowly   and   is   not  easily attacked by most acids or by. alkalies.  The  present small silver coinage  of   Canada,   especially   the   5-cent  pieces,   is   inconvenient' and easily  lost.    In the place of   these   small  silver coins, it is purposed to substitute a larger coin of cobalt approximating   in   size   the  nickel 5-cent  pieces of the United States, while a  smaller coin will replace the present  bronze cent:   Owing to its hardness,  malleability  and   lack   of  tarnish,  cobalt   is   an  ideal  metal for these  coins of low value.    It will furnish  an   unique   coinage aud will assist  greatly in absorbing the surplus  of  cobalt now being mined.   The issue  of these  coins would secure a considerable profit to  the  government,  aud their introduction would fittingly mark  the establishment of  the  new Canadian mint at Ottawa.���Ottawa  correspondent to The Mining  World.  Useful and Ornamental Good  Why send out when you can out goods as cheap hbuk?  Atlin, Nugget and Grape Rings nnd all k����J* of Jewelry maim  fnutured on tlie premises. ,  Fino New Stock of Watches, Clocks, -Jewelry <��'d Diamonds  Watches from SS.00 up. Agents for Ouliiinl'iii Gramoplioiies-  Silverware, Cut Glass, Hand Painted China, Souvenir Spoons  JULES     EGGERT'^   SON,   ' ATUN  AND  DISCOVKRV,  safety Deposit Vaults.      Watchmakers and Manufacturing Jewelrs.  ��n  *SO<S*  H���>  They   are   Waiting   for   Youl  IN  CLOTHING,   Hats and Dry Goods,  Garnets and House FurnrsSitn&Sa '  FUIJv  LINK  ai.so  e  OK    BOOTS   and - SHOKS,  GOLD   SIvAT.,    HIV   GUM'  HOOTS.  "���V~rOT.ICE is hereby Riven thut I intend,  -*-^l sixty days from date, to npply to the  Chief Commissioner of Lands nnd Works  for permission to purchase the following;  described tract of laud: Commencing at a  post on western end TutsIii'"Lnlte, thence  south SO chains, thence west 20 chains, thence  north SO chains to the shore of Tutshi Lake,  thence following the shore 20 chains to the  point of commencement. Containing 100  acres more or less.  Dated July 30th, lflOB.  ol:i Walteh G. Sweet.  II. E. Brown & Co.,  Atlin and  Discovery, B.  Successors to  J. H. Richardson.  *  THE   GOLD    HOUSE,  DISCOVERY,  B.C. c  C. H. NISSEN,     -   ���-    -    Proprietor,  Uesta��.irant in Connection Under  New and Callable Management.  fe  NOTICE.  NOTICE Is heroby criven that the owners  of the "Moii-Union" lease on Iloulder Creek  will not be responsible for any debt's contracted by the lay men, for labor or supplies.  A.S. CKOSS, '  Atlin,'July Utli, 1900. Munugiiif*- Owner:  jl-21-SJim  Certificates of Improvements.'  Sunrise and Sunset Mineral Claims.  Situate in the Atliii Mining Division, Cassiar  District.    Where Located:���On Indian  Creek, near Fourth of July Creek.  rpAKIi Notice that I, Kdward S. Wilkinson,  ' us agent for Louise I.eoutiue Grahum,  free Miner's Certificate No. 1)1,613, and  Alexander McDonald, free Miner's Certificate No. JiGJ.OOfl, iutond, sixty days from the  date hereof-, to apply to the Mining Recorder  for Certificates of Improvements for the  purpose of obtaining Crown Grants of tlio  above claims. '���'  And further take notice that action, under  section 117, must be commenced before the  issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 20th day of June, 1900.  liuw'AUH S. Wilkinson, P.L.S.  s8 Agent.  THE WHITE PASS&YUKON ROUTE-  Through   Line   from   Skaguay to  Atlin,   White  Hoiree, Big Salmon,  Dawson and all intermediate points.  Finely appointed trains' daily, except Sunday, between Sfcaguay, Camb-tM  and Whitehorse.  Carry Passengers, Baggage, MaSlaaatd Express^  TIME   SCHEDULE  OF   FlftST   CLASS   TRAINS:  No. 1.���North Bound. |  No.i.���South 1Vo����id.  9.30 u.ni'. Lv.      SKAGUAY     Ar. HflOfi.nu  2.10 1J.M. T.V.      CARIBOU      Ja". ll.SU a.m.  .1.510 i>.ni. Ar. WHITE HORSIi Lv. .9.30 n-m.  TIME   SCHEDULE   LAKE   STEAMBOATS:  Leave CARIBOU fi 11.01. Mondays, ���   .Arrivo A'UXN fl a.'iiu TnesdnTys.  .   " " 51>. hi. Thursdays-,- " "        8 iusii- Firiiluys.  Leave ATLIN 5 |>. in. Tuesdays, Arrive CARIBOU V a.in. WoilnesctnyB.  " "  "   ,5 p. in..Fridays, " "   '        17 ii.eu.iSntitii-itays.  ISO pounds of baggage'will be chec4��>d free witli ojicli iotil faure liidloet .mid'55 .pcnnife  with each half fare ticket.  Passengers must'be uttlepots in time t*o have 1iagg��ge!in��i)oc*od'nii��l.el>e6l��od.  Time Schedules are sullject to change witlioiit notice.  W    Baggage   Bonded   Throosjfa.  For information relative to Passenger, ltaciKlit, Express wild 'DeDopaivpli  IRat>oe,  apply to any a^ent of the Company or to     ,  A. L. BliRDOB, Gen. Mgr.;     '     J. LI PSCOM BE,       J-H. iflOGEKS, 'Trntffic MansRec,  "Vancouver, B. C, and Agent, Atlin. Vancouver, B.C, and  Skaguay, Alaska.  Skaguay, Alaska.  Etta  Extension, At Last, and White  Baby   Mineral   Claims.  Tlie discovery of cobalt ore in  large quantities in northern Ontario  and the limited market tor that  metal have had a disastrous effect  upon its price, which has fallen from  #3 a pound to 37 cents, a pound.  At the present time the metal is  ttsed wholly for. pigments, chiefly  for coloring glass or the glaze for  pottery, beautiful blue, green, yellow and bronze colors suitable for  these purposes being obtained from  a. cobalt base. The metal is said to  be very effective for electrieal stor-  Situate in tlie Atliii Mining Division, Cassiar  District.   Where located:���One-fiuarter  of a mile North-West of Atlin.  rpAKE Notice that r, W. Gass, Kreo Miners'  Certificate  No. Ul>3,!l79, and as agent for  C. O.Boeliiiie, Free Miners' Certiitcate No.  iil)ll,U7H, intend, sixty days from tlio date-hereof, to apply to tlio Mining Recorder for Certificates of  riuprovenients, for the purpose  of obtaining Crown  Grants  of  the above  claims.  And further take notice Hint action, under  section 37, must ho commenced bofore the  issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 1st day of August, WOO.  9  Everybody   Should  Advertise   the   District  When   Writing   to  Friends  By   Using  "VIEW OF ATLIN'  Writing Paper,  s2l)  WM. GASS.  ATLINTO LODGE  A. F. & A. M.  No. 42, G. It. B. C.  Regular communications hold on. the- lirst  Thursday of each mouth  in the A. O. U. W. Hull,  Third Stroot.  Visiting: brothron cordially invited.  The  HOT BATHS  Can bo Had at  Royal  Laundry  -On tho Waterfront.  Mon's.Sults Cleaned and Repaired.  All Work Guaranteed.  Goods. UuMoiI for aud Delivered..  Cash on Delivery.  MI'S.  M.  Femt,   Proprietress.  3>������o������? + ��* ����>����� ����������������<������� .���<���� ������<���� + ������$^����t ���> �� ����� ����� ��  Is to advertise and promote  the   interests  of  the  ATLIN DISTRICT!  IgT* v^ fp^*  Are-You  a  ��  vm>0&&^W*frWMW*^ -(IVTfJ���".*!..- '!���".���'-\9-  'G.  fa  ATLIN,    B. C,   SATURDAY,    SEPTEMBER   8,    1906  Atlin has Good Copper Camp  THE   ANSWER.  '��old Commissioner Fraser Visited  Bainy Hollow���Group of Copper  Claims Bonded for.Big Figure.  Oold Coiumissioner. J. A. Fraser  ireturiied on Tuesday sifter a two  weeks' absence 611 an official visit to  the "'Rainy Hollow-1" camp, which  is shunted on the' 'Kkiheena river iu|  tthe north west'corner of Atlin district,, and of British Columbia.  Mr. Fraser reports   that   in   -the  "���'Rainy J follow'1 section alone   upwards   of one hundred claims have  Jacen staked 011 ledges and   deposits  >oif   self-fluxing   copper -one,   wliich j  aflso carries good values in gold, and  wSnich, from surface indications and  tthe limited development so far  per-;  dbnnod,   give  promise ofieventirtallyj  becoming one of the 9aTges*t, . 'if  not1  tthe largest-copper-camp in the pro-|  ���viuce.    In   fact,   one group of some'  0 thirty odd claims   hits  ato'cady been  ���bonded   to   an   English   syndicate  ' for $75o,ooo'audit-is almost certain  tto be tafcen tip, tihose on the ground  Uiawng lately received instructions  tto   have   the   necessary   buildings  ' <erectei!l  and  supplies  put  in for a  winter camp'and crew- of about fifty  ��aen.'' There .have also been ledges  ���of galena,  molybdenum  and  other  ���precious L metals   cMsesvered ��rii the  same vicinity which, together' with  good   timber in fair abundance and  magnificent water  power,   seem   to  ���    assure the essentials necessary For .a  permanent  and  prosperous mining  ���community.    The i��res run high iu  .   values and, as stated  by a Montana  expert on the ground, are selF-flux-  tug���a  very <desirafefle -quality any-  ���where   and   particularly where the,  matter  of transportation is an important factor..  The 'district, though rather ���diffi-  ���cult of access under "existing :condi-  ttions, presents a -very "feasible route  for a railway with easy grades and  capable of being cheaply constructed, while the Klafoeena pass, which  is right in the midst of the be3t  looking properties -so far'developed,  seems to be considerably .the lowest  *n<3. most easily surmosintable by a  ���railway of all the passes .through  the coast range sin British Columbia  territory, and it would also be the]  tmost*direct route int�� the Alseckl  country just beyond.    :  ' j  At present the means-of access to  tthe new mining camp are by canoe  for 30 to 40 miles and .thence by foot  or  horse over a trail 'that might be  considerably improved.    These deposits  lie  about 50 miles from tide  water in ah air line, but   about >6o  miles   by  the existing  .trails.     A  ^igood wagon  toad is a crying need  of the district.  The prospectors who have exposed the existenceof these deposits  and have brought them to their present stage of development have done  so in tbe face of great difficulties,  hardship and expense, but their  judgment aud pluck in sticking to  it are apparently about to be re-,  warded as the probabilities are that  active development will lie carried  ���on during this coming winter by the  .company which has secured a bond  on considerable of the property.  There is a very heavy snowfall  there as elsewhere along the coast  .range but, notwithstanding this the  ���climate is excellent, the scenery  grand and the prospects in general  jnost encouraging.  Why did those Eg5'ptian kings  Build.pyramids and other things,  ,Why did  they proudly  carve   audi  paint  The obselisk with figures quaint?  .Why did some Roman monarch raise  A circus iu th��>se go��d <*!d days,  Or keep a poet under hire  To sound a complimenting lyre?  Why did old Caesar late at (right  vSit up describing every figthtt,  Or Alexander make that bluff  Attd  -say   ''Tlie   world's   not   big  enough.-'''  To   us  wh�� view the modort game]  And see how wealltfa' its wrung from  fome,  TTihe answer need nut cause surprise,  It always pays to advertise.  Acknowledged the  Corn..  Speaker JoeCannon-of the American  Senate lately told this story on  himself:  He had taken one of his country  tfriendsto his city hotel for .dinner.  Uncle Joe is abnormally fond of]  green corn and devoured seven ear-si  to which tlie .rest of liis idinner was  ���scarcely a relish.  The' friend Hooked at the senator  curiously and asked: "How much  does it cost you <t�� board here?''  ^'Five dollars a day," said-Speaker-  Cannon.  .'"'Say,,''' returned liisrwrail Mend,  "wovilftii'it at be a;.g��od deal cheaper  at a lli very-stable?"  WE MEAN  OUR  Monthly Price List  and  our  CASH. PRICES!  -���Strange We never tthought of it before!!  Our AUGUST  Price List tis Now Ready I  0'  Synopsis of Canadinn Homestead  Regulatieus.  A NY available Dominion Lands within  /.r~\ the Railway Ileltin British Columbia,  may bo homesteaded by uny person who is  the sole liead of n*fumil*,or any male over 18  years of njre, to .the eJrtent .df one-quarter  section of 160 acres more.or less.  Entoy miHrt:be made .personally ttt'the.local  .land dfficefforUhe dfVstniictiiii wvhioh 'thellnntl  ti-B sftuato.  The homesteader li�� .required ito nienforni,  the conditions 'connected tt'iero-wtli linden  ono of "thejldllowltie i(l**.i��>".  0.1) ArtUenst six months'.resilience upon and  uilltivatiow of thelandiu each your for throe  ���yenvK.  (2) fff ithe fittlier Cor mother, if tho father is  deceased) ofthe homesteader resides upon.n.  ffarni -in thewioiiiity-of tlieUund eiiteredfoc,,  the roilliii'cmente :us to .resilience "inu-y be'  -,utJHtiie<l.l>y such perHon ireniiKng- 'with the"  ffather or inothor.  (8) Iffif the -6ertJcr lm�� liis permuueiit residence upon farniiiij? 'lunil ���owned by him in  the>vieiiiit>yo'f his homestead, the ireuiiire-  ment�� ms to residence may be tititistied .by  retiideiice.iiimn the-said land.  Snc .months' notice tin wrhiiiff -s1m>iiI�� .be  j*rveiiitotheO��niii��issioiiortfl'l)oni-inioiilIjUiuts  at Ottawa of iilteirtiion to upi'ly for patent.  CouTlandti imty hepiirchasellat $11)per.-uore  for soft ooul ami $iltior antliraoite. Nofcinore  than -320 acres can bo ucc-iiireri by oneiincU-  viclnul or company. Itoyiilty uf the irate -of  ton cents por toinof 2,000 .pounds shall be ctll  'lected'onithe gross output  W. W.U  UR Printed Price-List j ust seems'to iill a long felt need, as, when  our patrons nteceive it��on the ���rst ofifihe month .they-know exactly  what goofis win cost thera during the month, and it'is a great assistauce  in'making up au order.  We tiave -a Harge 'Stock of -Goods nowon.the way in  -.and we will liiace 'them in  the Store  at Slowest  Possible  Prices, POR CASH, an Case (Lots.'  You are alwaj*s-sure -of 'the  Best -Qualityof 'Goods at the  A./T.-COMPANY'S. STORES.'���  Ooods fddlivered'protnpllly on ithe Creeks -and iin  Town.  :I-f   y��u . are ' not  already .a'customer-it  ���will! ipay yoii  to give -us a tridl ��� order.  & .&' .Jt- ���&**����� -& -d*  00.  LIMITED*  The Atlin Market Co., Ltd.  FRESH   DRESSED MEATS,   also  POULTRY OF ALL  KINDS,  Dressed to Ordec,  C. TOO'EUKER    Manager..  .^'/y/^WWW'fWWW**^^  (CORY,  tor of t.       _     .     ilicatioi  vort'isement will not bo paid for.  iDeputy-dfthe Minister of tho Interior.  N;B.���"Umuithorized publication of this aa>    jy21-Cm  Fine tree l^oiel  DISCOVERY, B. C.  A. .Strictly._ FirSt-Class  Hotel.  ED.   SANDS,   Proprietor.  Choicest Wines, Liquors and Cigars  The Dining-Roptu, under the management of Mrs. T. Hinchcliffe,  furnishes the best meal in town.  Hampton   A.   Durie,        Proprietors.  nugget ii  Discovery.  lExecuted ���Cheaply,   Promptly ^and Satisfactorily,  , .. THE CLAIM OFFICE  ^^VVVVSA^VVV^^VVVVV^*^^^^O^^V*A^^^VV^A^AA^^A^A^W  The  Canadian   Sank  of   Commerce*  CAPITAL    PAID  RESERVK,   1  'UP     $IO,O00;OOO.  4,500,000.  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.  EIRST-CLASS RESTAURANT  '.   IN  CONNECTION,  Branches of the Bank at oeattie,  San Francisco,  Portland,  Skagway, eta.  Exchange sold on all Points.  Gold Dust Purchased���Assay Office in CoNNJionoN.  .     . J. A. SMITH, .Manager.  Uouclcjuurters for Dixon's staco. ''.'1  ?1  ATLIN,    B.   C.   * SATURDAY,    SEPTEMBER    8,    1906.  Local Events.  Atlin photos and souvenir postals  al C. R. Bourne's.  The latest magazines and papers  are always on hand at Pilhuan's.  McDonald's Grocery makes a  specialty of fresh eggs' and butter.  Mr. G. Noot, son of Customs Officer Noot at the White Pass Summit,  spent Friday in town.  F. M. Richardsoii, Dominion marine boiler inspector, paid Atlin an  official visit this week.  Mr. J. M. Ruffner, who has been  under the weather for some days, is  about again although not thoroughly  recovered.' ���   ������  Born.���At North Vancouver, B.  C.| on Sept. 4th, to Mr. and Mrs.  W. Owen, a son. Mother and sou  were doing well.  \V. T. Heddle, representative of  Malkim & Co., Vancouver, spent  the week calling on local merchants  aud left for the outside Friday.  Miss Agnes A. Anderson, of Victoria, arrived in camp on Friday's  boat and will next week take charge  of and conduct the Discover school.  The , executive committee of the  Atlin Volunteer Fire Brigade desire  applications for the position of night  watchman, duties to commence 1st  of October. y  ���Mr. and Mrs. A. R. Graves, of  Skagway, and who were married  aboard the Cottage City at Juneau  on Aug. 29th, were in Atlin Tuesday on a pleasure trip. Mr. Graves  is superintendent of the While Pass  road house system.  C. I-Iewett, D. McKenzie, V. Trot-  man (known as Trotty), Tom Mitchell" and'-R.-Mcleod all left for  Dawson last week to work on a big  flume which is being built by the  Guggenheims. They will return by  the last boat of the season.  Stables & Lumsden carry a stock  cf good groceries.  Read the A. T. Co.'s advertisement on page 3.    It's right.  Why use inferior gasoline when  you can get 76 and S6 per cent, at  Atlin and Discovery.  Regan's.  A late Washington-despatch says  President Roosevelt will rescind his  orders re the adoption of spelling  reform if ii should prove unpopular.  A Tangier, Morocco, despatch of  Sept. 4U1 says: President Paul O.  Stensland. of the wrecked Milwaukee Avenue.Bank, of Chicago, was  arrested here yesterday while traveling under the 'name of John Olst-n.  At Fairbanks recently Thornton  and He'ndrickson, the two desperate  criminals who broke jail there last  winter for, the second lime, almost  costing the jailer .his life, had their  cases' disposed of and each received  a 20 year sentence..  As n- result of the investigation  into the events leading up to the  recent sinking of Ihe tug Chehalis  at Vancouver by the .steamer Princess Victoria, the certificate of Capt.  Griffin, of the latter vessel, has been  suspended for'six months.        /  A Victoria despatch says that Japanese papers just received there indicate that the Japs are all wrought  up over the recent'killing of the seal  poachers on the Alaskan islands by  American guards. They'claim the  poaching, boats are Americans saling  under ��� the Japanese flag, with Japanese crews.- The papers demand  a strict investigation.  A late despatch says the United  States army 'transport Sherman broke  her main steam pipe on Aug. 31st  and drifted on a reef opposite Honolulu, where she was helpless in a  heavy surf. Strenuous efforts were  being made to fake off the passengers and crew.- A' later ..despatch  says the passengers .were saved but  that the vessel will be a total loss. .'  At Philadelphia last week stevedores discovered a bomb in the hold  of the steamship Eagle just in, tune  to save the vessel from destruction.  The instrument was thrown overboard, and exploded with terrific  force a second after striking the  water. It is believed that the bomb  was placed on the ship by someone  of the crew having a grievance  against her captain.  . New  novels  arriving  constantly  at C. R. Bourne's.  OF    ���     .  Groceries, Mens' Furnishings,  ! ' I (  Blankets, Boots and Shoes,  0tr~ The whole Stock must be cleared our regardless  of cost before the end ol the month.  STABLES ���� LUMSDEN.  THE   IRON   STORE.  northern Brewing Company, 01  ATUN; B. C,  Brewers of Lager Beer and Porter,  SMALL AND LARGE .ORDERS PROMPTLY FILLED.  The KOOTENAY HOTEL  -   OPEN DAY ;AND NIGHT/    ;  THE . DINING-ROOM   IS CONDUCTED ON STRICTLY. FIRST-  ��� -    ���     ��� ��� CLASS   PRINCIPLES.  THE ROYAL HOTEL,  DIXON   &   SCHULZ,   Proprietors.   '  Corner PeaM and First Streets, Atlin, B. G.  Wm.. Crooks   Laid   at   Rest.  The death occurred at St. Andrew's hospital on Sunday evening  last of Wm. Crooks, fireman on the  steamer Gleaner. Mr. Crooks was  admitted to the hospital about two  weeks previous suffering from a bad  attack of typhoid fever and shortly  afterwards this became complicated  with pneumonia, which was the immediate cause of death, notwithstanding that everything possible  was done to relieve the sufferer.  The deceased, who was 42 years of  age, leaves a wife in Vancouver.  The funeral took place from, the  Presbyterian church on Wednesday  afternoon to the union cemetery aud  was conducted by Rev. A. M. .Ross,  with the following as pall bearers:  Capt. Bragg, T. H. Brown, Daniel  Sullivan, Robt. Pelton, Jno. Perry  and Ed. Hawkins. Many beautiful  wreaths were sent by friends.  NOTICE..  The annual meeting of the Atliu  District Liberal Association will be  held in the Royal Hotel, Discovery,  B. C, on Saturday, the 15th"inst.,  at S.30 p.m.  ���    H. E. Brown: Sec.  FJRST   CLASS   RESTAURANT   IN   CONNECTION.  CHOICEST WINES, UQIIORS AND CIGARS CASE GOODS A S!>LCIA*.TV.  Heated  By    its  and   Lighted  Own     Plant  \c  Fine   Sample    Rooms  7w Commercial  Me*  HARDWARE!  J.  T.   RKGAN.  A'lT.IN  AND  DISCOVKKY.  I Keep ti full stock of SlielT unci Heavy  Hardware at all times.  CiASOr.lNK.  DYNAMITE.  flKr.KlNITi:  W. MUSGRAVE, B. So  Assayer and  ^^ Chemist  Conrad  City,    Y. T.  O. K.  BARBER SHOP.  New Arrivals.  Sept. 4.���Mr. Richardson, Mr.  and Mrs. Graves, J. P. Nicholson,  H. C. Marcus, W. T. Heddle, J. A.  Fraser, G. Gould and Arthur Dick.  vSept. 7.���Agnes A. Anderson, G.  Noot, H. Nicholson, W. Weisdeppe,  R. Seifert and wife, J. S. Templiu. [  FIRST STREET,     -       ATLIN  E. SHIELDS,  Prop.  WHITE PASS HOTEL  P.   D.   McMH.LAN,   Manager,  Largest and Best Appointed Hotel in Yukon.  WHTEflORSS, Y  Choice    Bar   Stocic  Rates MODERATE  Canadian Pacific Railway Company,  .ALASKA   ROUTE   SAlLINGS.  S. S. Princess  Mayff  September -6th, J 7th and 27th.  S* S. Princess   Beatrices,  September 3rd, 15th and 25th,  Sarfiii(f Troin Skagway Bp.wi.  Direct to Vancouver  and Victoria.  Trniisportliij*; by mill'or atenmer "to Seattle n-lthoirt exiira -dlimw.  H. B. Dunn,  A Kent, Skagway.  Wo (jivo quick service    No Intermediate calls.  ��� -> -ii-or rates-oi-���In-f-or-iiia.tioii anply .to  HOT  BATHS 50 cts.  Tho bathrooms aro aqunlly ils nood as found  in citios.   Private Entrance for, Ladies.  nice Palmer,  The Reliable. Shoemaker,  -���   -   .-.   DlSCOVKRY, B. C.  Rubber Boots alSpecialty.  A Large Shipment d  >��&t  JUST   ARRIVED  AT  During  Season  Fresb Fruit and Vegetables  Arriving   EVERY    FRIDAY

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