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 -.mm  ������������������,'***'<.-���������. rrr-p\         ������������������ ��������� - .���������������*���������"������������������������  iaw������iiift������ttaft������gMfo ,^������������iaflM*������ajftiEBgBmig^^  ,i ������������������  -r--  to  r77^  Vol. 14.  Barkerville, William Creek, B.G.,.Saturday, January 4;;t87S.  ?;io  THE CA11IB00 SENTINEL  Published every Saturday by  EGBERT    HOL LOW AT.  Subscription,  - *  SOCenta per "Week.  SUTSS OP ADVERTISING?  For one squaro (one inch), first Insertion,  ��������� V     '-'������*��������� oneraonftt,  *  For two squares, first! nserOioa, ' ���������" ��������� ���������'  4 **       onoruonib, ���������<>  ���������?���������'*'������  *3  !6  Agents for the *��������� Cariboo Sentinel,11  Tan Winkle,-���������      ���������  Quesnelmouth,  . Soda Creek,    ���������  Clinton,   ���������  Yale,      -.'.      -      -  Now Westminster,  . Victoria? .    ..-..-  f.. P. Fisher, . ��������� ..  '.Bean At Co.,        .   <  <������,&tffOCl,  ���������   ���������'.���������������������������������������������,  A' D. Mcthnes.  Barnard's Express  Barnard's Express  Barnard's ��������� Express  do . do  ��������� .     John Murray  ���������      ���������      Mr Webster.  San Francisco  -     San "Francisco  80 Corn bill, London, "E.C.  TUK UARIBOO SENTINEL  JOB >ft!NTM.@ OFF ICE,  SJarde. CI renters ?Po*t era and Projrrarnafieefor  Balls and Theatrical Entertainments  ^a8P-Exacuted wUh tieatnepsanddiapatch^^  Terms moderate.  Robert Beavea,I!!sq., lo bs Chief Commissioner of Lands aud- Works for the Province  of. Bretlsh Columbia.   ,  William James Armairong, Esq., to be a  member of 4b������ Executive Council of British  Columbia. :  Charles Good, Esq., to' be Aeslstant Provincial Secretary,      It - la understood that Mr A. R. Robertson  was offered-the position of Attorney Genera!  by Ur DeCosmos and be declined to accept  it on the ground that.be ooult not in honor  do bo. Mr Walkem,' it will be observed,  afterwards aeeepted the position rejected by  Mr Robertson.  Victoria, Bee; 25���������The resignations of  Messrs, Ash and Beavene were placed in Itba  Speaker's bands last evening. The writs will  be issued to-day.  HOTELS, ,RESTAUEANTS,'Ao.  323.  :MISO.EIiLA^EOUS,  raiau.,?wwKyj,gEgB  VaHla&ccmr, Lavery & Co.,  [SUCCESSORS tO R CUN10,]  B*g lo inform their friends and the public that %  nave taken the well-known premises in'Bariery ���������  so long ��������� favorably patronised white ia the occupation  of MrN.Cunlo. ���������������������������;.-'  *  X������-'~ wi������uw T^ji*a^  The; Celebrated XZX* Ale  will be*man^faetttred.������jid������oWJoy|WUoleMl4 eedjlte.'  tail in its purlVy-ftttd       {���������'        x- ;  Tfce.best;LiottiorsS!& :Oig'ars  constantly kept on baad? ' ' '"''"    "'   ���������  The Lodging -Department  wilf be 'always^ carbMUyjattended'. to? and the beat'  Beds--and������������������ accommodation provided.for 'theli-,; customers. .... ������������������..-   .- \  ��������� ���������     V: ? \       ***���������'  delfi  PROVINCIAL   PXRLIAMENIY-  V  ��������� ��������� ���������    Victoria, Deo. 23, 1873.  Tho Speaker;took"the chair at 2 p.m.  ..-.. Tbe attendance in the galleries was. large;  : not withstanding the '..inclement, state of the  ��������� ^weather.,    ;������������������;    v ; ;   ���������   ',.- ? ' ��������� ?.'.; -  ?^e{HTBi?'MeCrel8;bt,-' Robertson; and Eol-  l>rpot occupied $e ^Ministerial seats.;njCoin-  '"-efderable" speculation was'���������'Indulged id as jfco  the personel of the Bew;Cabinei. f'tyf. \].  !<yThe Clerk called the orders of--i%d day*  ?;^v:EESTMM^r?^':  AND::::B:'A;S:i'BrY  Mr HuBcphteyai asked what action b ad been  takeri'with respect io fhe formation?tifM neW  Cabinet! ..'v/;.,' ������������������;   .. .?���������'  , U r';* ^" ���������.'    " \::  Mr'PeCe^aoa imtne&tel^;fosVjand���������ap-  nowneed that this waaihe first opportunity  tlie' bad- of Stating to tbe House tha^ta tiojtior  the Uieutenant Governor bad"palled'"on* Elm  to form a Minjstry/ahd that he'had consented J  to do bo.  He was not prepared to say wbo  were to be associated with him, and he moved  4be adjournment of the House till the 6th of.  January j by which; time, the new men would  i have gone .to their., constituents and would  liava had time to become.acquainted with the  duties *������ the^ posH^biia asaigoe'd to tti^m.  Hon. Mr MeCreight seconded the meiion  1or adjournment, and the House unanimously  consented. . ;    -     ?  [From thk Govkrnmbnt Gaiette oiXisT  ,..���������,...      ^EvBNma.}^   ��������� *.  Proviaolal Secretary^ Office, t !  '      Deo. 23d, 1872.     .     J   j  Hiis Honor the Lieut. Governer has been  pleased to make the following appointments:  A. Rooke Robertson, Ssq., to be President  of the Executive Council of the Province p!  .British Columbia. <->:.!  John Ash,. Isq., to he .Provincial Seoretary  for the Province of British Columbia.  George Anthony Ifalkem, Esq., to, be At^  4oTney General for the Province Soi British  CLINTON.  Clinton, Bee. SO���������Py an Indian who arrived  here on the 2Sth Inst, from Canoe Creek;-we  have full returns ot the election, .-.There was  but one vote cast there, for Kelly, which does  not change SauPs majority of 16.  There is two feet of snow at Ritchie's, and  i^ was,.stitl snowing when the messenger left  oil. the 24th. 'There was three feet iat Crow  Bar, and the farmers have given up hopesl of  saving3stock if the snow? does net speedily  disappear. rThe prospects are very gloomy.  Reports"from the Bonaparte, Thompson,  and KamleopsaTatd.tbe same effect.:- There  Is about 18 inches ������f anow at JC&mloops.   :  .'Z':    . ���������'���������;"-��������������� -YALE.V:'V--':;'':::-:-;--:'i  Yale, Deo. 30���������Reports. from the wagon  road represent it as being so blocked up by  .������now-as"6e-b������ Impassible for teams. -Messrs.  Tingle7 and Hamilton start to-morrow morn-  log with a number of men to endeavor to  open it so as to allow of the passage of the ^g 0Ijp AND we^know.^ establishme^j  mail.   Failing that, it will have to be packed i I ' is always eupplied'Wlth the best of everything  oirt'by Indiahfe.tp-^i^^TW-'ifac^ta^ that*caB b������:ProCttred^lb0������*    *   -: *      ''  is expected .here, to-morrow afternoon, and  the mail will leave here for Cariboo on the  2d January.   Weather cold;: no wind.   Most  of the icei gone^tbfjtifcie river.  r;pESTRTOTWE FIRE IIJ ffmhMD,  Portland^ Oregon, *Dec?2S���������A destructive  fire-broke ouiat i o'clocfc this morning near  &e^ornfer;;of Morrison ?aad^Firat>at^eet in ja  Chiness wash-house. '^ A strong Mnd was  blowing at the time,. and, tbej,flames spredd  rapidly.   In a short ���������time the Western Hotel,  tbe Bi. Chaiiea Hotel, the Occidental Hotel,  and the'Rasa House, with, the intermediate  shops and^^ wareKouses, were swepi:^ bif;' 'fhe  hotels were full of Quests, many of whom had  narrow escapes. In all four blockswere consumed before the fire was gotnnder control.  The loss ls,at.least; $60,000.- ;The ^insurance  is small.  THE.OTOKBSITBlALv. ,  NewYork;p������c?20���������The new: Jiiry|*Law,  known as Sudd's BUI, which allows the selection of jurors who have expressed an opinion,  is Working to advantage on the Stokes trial,  eight Jurors having been selected..  >  ao  t/H.  vaiit ages;������!;a^'Sj)Ien  did'? selected'' ,;assoBt  OB  . "���������??. ��������� ������������������:'':??, . ?.\/;?W,fclKDHlRDv  ���������Van; ��������� Winkle^^ttne:^ 1872;. j?;?;- ''^; -  iiGMtemftfe ��������� CKKEK.  HAVING-' PTrBCHASiED'..������rafi:-iABOVB  1 Hotel fromsMr J?'J: IXobertBon, 'bogS.tolhfornx  the travelling.public add tbo Miners;of {������arfb'6o tbat  tie wjllvdoihis. utmost id'isustain .tbB������-wolV-earned^re-  putationo^tde;h6use"a*avnrst^lass^H^       '' v?T J^  ���������'('--;������������������(>���������  f.;. *i  Will as usual be'IurkUhedwltb tae'.bestj the Mark  afibfds*'���������(,>%::,?!>f/. ��������� 'v';;. M-;:C''���������'. ''���������"��������� 0\'.-, .r!>������-':'-'''?'"���������  '���������kiisXl|;TkojDelebnted'���������" :,;���������;*=;.:-i)%>\ \  A superior article, -to < any which can.be bad-froin-ibe-  low, iloastedand.Ground on the Pfemlsea ^ra^he  best selected beriies;! and warranted free from atiul'  -araUon^  '  ���������:.r;';"1;'" .-'������������������ / u?".?" r?'; Ui^'' '  JelTi        !'.?;:. J. 6. QOODSOK  Is wen/Bto'ckeiwith Spirits,' Ales, '^(nes a* j!filiafSv  ���������%#���������  \.\f-** T'i\?%$iiU* ";/?' s*'?J! *i I������.*'-"'Ai ".?'} '���������������������������*'-* '������������������' ���������  Are. CGmfQr,tably tarnished, ^and> a; large addition te  tbe number bf, rooms is new being made.. , j j  Are the best in'the Hpper Conbtr^r'and w^ll  always* be well supplied with Hay and Grain.  .?,. !;,, ,,.,.;,,,ju20-;. .:.:,.-"���������:   ;-,;.;���������;,  i-itS*  EG TO,ANKO<JNCE THAT THEYHAV3BREMOVKD  to, the spacious premises formerly known as tbo  St. .George. Saloon, where they will be at all times  .prepared to famish   ?  AND ?MEALS  BOA&D.  OF   THE  The i BAK . it furpisbed iwitbf|the^ finest WINES  IIQUORS and OIGARS.    . ; K r.  ������������  HAVE been requested by 8overalrospeotable parties, who cab testify to the efficacy of my Bystem,  to again make public the fact that '���������''l  Moses^ Hair Invigorator  WILL PREVENT. BALDNESS?: ::']  RESTORE HAIR THAT IS BECOMING THIN ,  '���������"    OR FALLING OFF, and effectually  ?:.��������� CURB SGUBF OR DANDRUFF.   :  This ts not a mere assertion en niy pirt, as I have  in my possession numerous testimonials certifying .to  the success of my remedy. % .  I do not of course pretend that I ottn make the hair  grow-on heads which-have been1 bald for years ; bat  I will guarantee to stop the hair from falling off, to  increase its growth: andefflecttfallyremove Scurf er  Dandruff. -.?������������������ "w\ D. MOSESr .  ��������� ? Barkerville, B.C.  . CERTIFICATE.  ..  This IS to certify that duriug last spring" ray hai  was rapidiv falling out and'my head was fastbecom  ing bald, when I applied to Mr W. D MOSES,.Barbor  Barkerville, who in a few'weeks restored" my lialrj'  '   Its form������r.healthy state   ;. .   ^DAAOMIBRONS*  ���������'BwkervilVDoe. 3!?, 186���������* ������gci ������  m  ��������� ymtuoa.muKnwssmsm n  ���������*)���������  .PT-f      ���������  3FJ ���������  ���������> i!  IP  fi  ���������0:3-.iV  :^i  IV  M  lri'"'|ws  ������������������ p i ���������  js*t?::;':  if  ������:1|S  mm  m  ���������*:l ;"'(  ill  s;  ������!  rS..'������i^':.-.l  pi  ��������� ���������:S,-Tf:.;.1'  .-' ^;i|;  /������������������-Is!  MIS'  * c- ���������  mi  ''Sir ������������������V'i  ?l!  :'ir..''''������iV,.  .1??:  isaa  TifE CARIBOO SENTINEL  "SATURDAY, JAN. 4, 1871.  -ace  THE  PERSONNEL OP  ���������-, MINISTRY.  THE  NEW  Tt may %e remembered that 'In a previous  article we hazarded the opinion that a Ministry could not fee formed composed entirely  of 'OpftOflftion members. That opinSon has  been verified by the fact that Mr DeCosmoa  has retained as his colleagues two of the  gnembwe of the late Administration to assist  him in the task to which he has been called,  and It Is aa element of great strength in the  present Government. No better refutation to  tbe slanders of the Coloaiet newspaper against  the late Government can possibly, be given  than the action of the present Premier,In  -choosing ICessrs. Walkemand Robertson to  assist him in administering the affairs of tbo  country. He baa by so doing so strengthened  his position as to render it almost impregnable, and given evidence that be possesses  judgment and experience of a very "high  order. There should be, and doubtless will  he,'fait criticism upon the acts of foe Gov-  not efficiently fill tbe'potHfons assigned them.  We must frankly admit that nothing but the  eonstitttfioh of,we new Ministry reconciles no  to the dtsHolutipn of the old one; and  although we do not suppose any very material  ���������change will-be made in the programme proposed toy tbe late Ministry, we shall anxiously  await advices that will give us an insight into  fchelr plans. ? \  No - Eticnoir.���������Neither Mr Robertson nor  ���������Mr Walkem, although accepting office in the  new Ministry, will be compelled to go before  their, constituents for re-election. The 32d  section of the Constitution Act provides that  if a u member of the Executive Connail, who |  is also a member of the Legislative Assembly,  resigns bis office and within one month after  his resignation accepts any other office, but  stilt remains a member of the Executive  Council, he shall not thereby vacate his seat  In the said -Assembly;? Now, however well  we m$.y be satisfled with the working of this  section in the present case, it, is nevertheless  entirely opposed to tbe spirit of our existing  inatitntttfcs. and needs to be amended. To  bold an elect!cb now would, of course, con*  i^'iaent, biitfaetlpuB opposition, owing to same very valuable time? and if the House  the wisdom of the Premier, is reduced to a wejp nothdjourned would leave Mr Walkem's  NEW ADVERTISEMENTS  TO1CE OF COTOTIEBSHiP.  qpHE UNDERSIGNED. HAVE ENTERED INTO CO  1 partnership Jfcrthe purpose 6r carrying on the  business of Hotel-keep! n?, at tho OM Stand, known  ns the CLINTON HOTEL, Mid would solicit a con-  tlnuance of pttblite patronage; ���������..,���������,���������  . .   ...    MRS. E. SMITH.  ':....   TH03. SPELMAN,  Olinton, Nov. ij, 18W.  ':':;     notice.  LT, PARTIES INDEBTED TO THE ESTATE  OP  .. the late JOSEPH L SMITH aro requested to  make immediate payment. All bills remaining unpaid on the First day'of January, 1873, will be placed  id C^urt for Collection ; and all; panics having claims  against tho Estate will please aend them to the uti������  Qersigned for paymenl.  MRS. E. SMITH,  Administratrix.  Clinton, Nor. 18, 1872? no30  nullity.  It would appear from pur telegrams that  J[r DeGosmos has undertaken to lead the  Jlinlstry without taking to hlinself an office  H5f emolument. Whatever may be his motive  for eo doing, it ls:but doing him. common jus-  lioe to suppose it to be a good one, and it is  * most convincing proof that,, although an  opponent of a Ministry, we believed in, he  was so from conviction and not from any de-  tire to aggrandise himself at .the, expense of  the country. - ' :':?;i?;. '���������'���������'���������:���������'.-'.'. '"'���������:';. '?'   ���������  While we not only should,. but really do;  regard the formation of a new liinisiry from  * provincial point of view, we cannot but  Congratulate ourselves upon:the retention- of  our senior member in office.   This constitu-  eney can ..have.no heUer- gitatan to������. A at;jU%i&?i  tereste will" M properly cared for than the  accepting of office by- Mr Walkem ;in ihe  present Administration?; It would have been  a serious loss to the Province had we been  deprived of that gentleman's jadgiaent and  ability in the Executive Council.   The fac  titlons sneer eaai upon Mr Walkem for ac-  -cepting the Attorney Generalship, and the  assertion that precedes it, we simply do not  believe in.   It wag doubtless copied from  flome Victoria newspaper blinded by prejudice and disappointment, and with a visw to  oanse trouble at his re-election.  -There is one thing that passes our .comprehension?  How could Mr DeGosmos he so  ������rnel as to leave Mr Robson out in the cold.  Surely such treachery was worthy a reward,  -or has he met the usual fate of traitors, and  will learn too late that sincerity is lhe first of  virtues. - '..;.  11 Let no mortal leave thy onward path  (Although the earth should ope and from  The monlh of hell deptrnotion cry)  To take dissimulation^ winding way."  It really is too bad.   The Premier must  have been afraid that he who had betrayed  al! by turns would not be faithful to bis new  creed. He might have trusted the well known  "seal of a convert for a time at least.  That the appointments will cause consider  able heart-burnings and disappointment  among, those who have hitherto supported Mr  PeOosmos there is very little doubt, but we  think be has shown singular good judgment  and firmness in selecting bis colleague? The  task of governing our enormous territory,  with Its sparse population; is no easy one.  Tbe maximum of efficiency has to be attained  at the minimum of cost, and it is a problem  that might well puzzle far abler men than  those we have. As population increases, as  it. doubtless will, it will not be difficult of  solution. At present we are compelled to  maintain a staff of officers in several remote  districts: but crime must be suppressed and  justice placed within tbe reach of alL  Dr. Ash and Mr Beaven are comparatively  untried men, but. judging from their career in  u no re&aoa why they should  seat"vacant in the House until the return of  the writ. ��������� It is, therefore, perhaps well {that  he Constitution should remain as it is until  we have more rapid means of communication,  although we regard It aa establishing a very  dangerous precedent, as it gives an opportunity for an unscrupulous politician to  change sides and retain office even against  the wishes of his constituents.  LEGAL NOTICES, &e.  18  The ;He������$$P.0-������?% ������?  JBirtlis i Deaths and Mai>-  riages a^ tg^o^i  NOTICE?  THE PARTNERSHIP HERETOFORE. EXLSTINO  between Wm.' LI,.Jones and. Win". W. Dodd was  'dissolve I on Saturday, Nov.'3(5,1872? by mutual c������m������  3Cnt.:. All debts due by. the late finn will be liquidated by Wjn- W. Dodd,-to>wb0Di. all outstanding ac*  counts.must be paid.".. "*���������'���������". *   -  WM. U. .TONES.  .'���������������������������':   WM. W. DODD,  Barkerville, Nov. 30; 1872. ������������������  Lanb & Kurtz Co.���������Mr Brown, the Super  intendeat of the Lane & Kurlz Co., arrived in  town yesterday. He has succeeded in forwarding the freight for the Company* The  boiler and part of the connections arrived on  Friday, and should tbe weather prove favorable the,work of setting it and placing.the  foMwitliy'"-^ ''  --:   x.   \y������.y:&% "'���������  \ ��������� REGISTER OF/THBRMOMETKR  At Richfield, Williamsi Creek, taken at 9 a,������.  each day, showing the highest and lowest  range for preceding 24 hours: Ji  CLUB   MOO  Will hereafter be managed by  ���������  /Wm. W?DOI>D,  Who bope8 to meet a fair sharo ot public favor.  . de7 lm   ���������  s  PVBhlO -TOTTCK is ^hereby given, that from aad  after the 1st day of..September, ncxt, ?all Births,  Deaths aod ifarriapes: WitMn i\\������ Province of British  Columbia are io be RegiJttored under the provisions of  "The Registration of. Births?Deaths: an<1; Marriafcs  Act, 1872," at the Office of the .District Regisirarof  the District wherdin tb6.,same respectively shall talco  place, and wi.t'hih,Vie|Ujh(i'Ss;f6Uowin,g,t that Is to'say:'  3IRTHR���������Within 60 daysiromtlie <late thereof:      V 'v  DEATIid���������Within SO daysftft^V Interment ���������*,' '���������?''  M ARRIAOE^-V^lthlij 90 days from the. date thereof.  Every Householder, Heart of a'vFamily; Clrrgyman,  Physician, oridther person or persons, required by-th������  sald ��������� Act to repoi't Births, Heaths and Mnrriapes,, who  refuses j or-wilfully nogieclsi'-to do so, within the times .  before named, will be liable to'apenaltyfor* each and  every offence of not ''less ill an Five Dollars or mora  than" Twenty Dollars, * to bn r^coyvrod ..with /costs Ikv  Core an y Jus ti ce of thePeacf h avi nj? J urisd ictiVm within  tbe. locality where any such otfence Is .'committed'  against the said Act? ���������     ^ .     ���������������������������''.       ?   ! '"' .���������-  By command,  ?'?.?,,.-,:?,���������, ?-V'^?a':B.:.w.-AiKKAN, ��������� . . ;.  ;.",-;.?,,;.'.   Jlegistyay.GeneraU;  .  Land Registry _0ffloe,: ;;?!��������� ,u. ������������������ '' '���������'������������������"' * '  Aug. 81,1872;  sell  NOTICE.  Dec. tS,  48 '  10 above Boro  ������   29,  "'-.46  10  "   SO/  46.\ ...  4  " 3i,  ���������4 V'  :?'r 4 ?"  Jan. 1,  61  : 17  ������   2,  64  5  "? 3,  61  ,8  mW ADVERTISEMENTS.  LIST OP LETTERS  Remaining in the Barkerville Post Office on  2d January, 1873. Parties calling for  letters in the following1 list, will please ask  for Advertised Letters:  DR.CHIPP'S  DEIJ6;:8T0:ftE.  ENGLISH DRUGS!!  PATENT MEDIipiNES,  ^^aOPfCiETAFtY-ARtiGLES, ;-  Cbevalier'SiLife for tba Hair  COUGH LOZENGES, &c. &c.  ^ Teeth carefully Extracted and Filled.  ���������������������������'.' *  ^* Prescriptions and Family Recipes accurately prepared.  Barkerville, Nov. 20,1872; no23  BARKERVILLE,  DEALKR IN  Groceries, Provisions and  Liquors.  Anderson Robert  Adams James  Barker William .  Burkholdor W S  Bridges Thomas  Cowling Wm, 2  Cameron John  Charlton W. .,  Dodd Wm  pForbea F, 2  Qill Alfred  Greer Samuel  tfruno David  Glover Anthony D  Harvey Thomas  Hall Wesley, 2  Hough Richard  Holtz Charles  Jones Hamil  Jones Robert  Jones WH  JouesWT  Johnson J T  Johnson.Tl>  ja4  Knott John  Lamere Wm  L&yson  Lanyon John  Linch Mr  JVIcKenzie A  McCorraick Wm C  McLean Howard  McDongal Roderick  McKenzie J  Mitchell James  Paulson Charles, 2  rnetz John  Robertson David  RoweJ  Sampson John  Segar8 E  SfcandiahWO  Bheldon Misa Mary, 5  Tretheway Thos  Worhara Harry, 5  Walsh Thomas: .  Wright LG  JOHN BOWRON,  B. . JAMES WICKHAM HOLDS  Power of Attorney, and is fully authorized to  Collect ail Debts due to me. All those knowing  themselves to be in my debt, by either Note or Account, will ������lease make immediate payment to my  Aireat  P. MANETTA.  ROASTED DAILY AT THE STORK.  DEPOT    FOB  PIONEER MILLS EXTRA FLOUR  ^ LILLOOET ONIONS and BEANS  on hand. no23  Hocse of:As������BJffiiLT, 2d^^ August, 1872;    ;;  Kxtraet'from; Rules relative ib Private Bills��������� i  5���������p" AH~appiicatioii5 for Private niiis'/'properiy the '  subject of legislation by tbe Legislative Assembly of  BritiRli Columbia, within the purview of ft Tije nritish,  North Ainoiioa AcCl867;" whether for the ereptiWof  ���������;i nri������lgo,'the rnkkingof a: Kn.tliV>:i<l- Turnyik** Roail, oir ���������'���������  Telesnpb Line^tho:coustriictio'D dr iinproyemo'nt'of a  Hitrii lirV^Oa nal, Lock., Dam or SI i de, or other like wqrlc; ;  the granting of a right of Fervy; tho Incorponiti'lri of  any; panic uh*r^'trad e-'or call in&S)r * if any 'Jnrht Stock  Com papy; or otherwise for gran ting \p any (niiivj:! ual  or i tn) i vi dqul? a ny f'xelu Pive orp^cul 1 hr ��������� rights or pri v������,'. ���������'  tloges whri,tever.r 6r: for.'ioing any matter; or; thing ���������'������������������''���������  which in-Its ;bp''?atioh wnqltj atfcci^ the' riL'ht or prop*.:;  ���������rtyof ullier piirties, or r.?i;iio io any purtfeuiar cluss  of the. community.}, or for trm'tons any amen������! men I of a  like natiire to any former Act, shall rquirc *. Notice, .  clearly and distinetly sp^oiryinsj the nature and ohjrcl ���������  of ihe application, to bo published as follow*, riz.:  A Notioninsei-tod In tin; British C'Uuabit G:������z-ne,  ind in; on^; newppr^vr. piiblished In lhe. di.strid affected, or; if tbere be no ne������vsp:tpi*r puhii.shetl ;hi������r. in, ���������  thcnln a nowspop^r in the next nearest district In ,  which a newspnpftr is r������ubli*h/������<i.  <������f:Such notice sb;UI be continued In each erisef<.r  > puriod ofat least six wHcs. during the lpterT������l o!* '  time between;the close of the n"Xt prccodjaj; Sessi������������n ..  :\nd the consiiieratjon of the petition^     "        ���������'.'"  61". Before,any Petition pi-iying for leav^. to brlntj  in a PriyateiBUl f;������r th������). erection e# a Toll. Brh?g������������ ia  presented to tho House, tbp..person or pt'rfons;inten:l- ..  inc to petition for such Bill shaft, upon'jjiviug the no. ..  tice prescribed in the pr-ceiMn? K������le, also 4*. tlie parne'  time, .and in'the s^me manner, give notice of th* ml "a  which they Intend to'ask, the cxtont id lh������ ^rfvllcg**,.-'.  Ithoheiirht of tho afchen, the interval between tho  [abutments or piers for tbo passage of rafts or v������"S*ei<������f  nnd mentioning also- Whe.lkr tbey Intend to erect a  'Irawhri'.lge or-not and the dimebfioias of tbe same.   ���������  r v :CHARLE? 6000,  ee21 to .:"���������'";.';   Cleifc of the Lefris)ati ve Apsemhly.  MR JOHN BIBBY, HdLDS Wt ^QVTKK ���������'  of .Attorney, and ��������� is -fnlly nuthorised to" collect:.'  nil debts due to me, , All those indebted1 to mo.:''by'.-'.  ������������������ither noto or account, will plea������e mike; Im'mediitft '.  payment to \ay Agent; ���������"��������� r.\.      :���������.,'"' "������������������/������������������: ������������������.  ,.".:i, SANDEiWOH PRATter.  BaTke^ina^oy^WvtA-   ,-.���������.-        ;no302m /-���������  BARKERVILLE^ ��������� B.Q.,  HAS RECEIVED JA FINE LOT Of  5  HAS JUST OPENED THIS SALOON at  the old and favorite stand of the Miners' Store,  formerly kept by Mr I*. Manetta, where all comers  will be welcomed. Vi     .  The best of Wines, Liquors  ;and Cigars  AT    THE   BAR.  Barkerville, October 21,1872. oc2������ ;������  Also, a good assortraenfe of  GROCERIES, PROVISIONS,,  * LIQUORS, CIGARS, '. : '   t   -  RUBBER & HEMP PACKING,  .LARD OIL, &c, for Machinery  Octobw i, 1872. '���������-__._  ik������*  THE PARTNERSHIP HERETOFORE EXISTING  between William Forrest and Daniel Olynn Is this  day dissolved by mutual consent. William Forrest  will pay all tbo outstanding debts of tho late Firm  and collect all debts due. i������������������^m  WHJJAM FORREST,  . BAN* GLYNN.  ,Lowne$ Creekj Nov. 16,1872,  THE BANK OF BRITISH NORTH AMER-  1 ICA at VICTORIA will until further notice pay  on money specially lodged Interest at tho rate of  Four per cent, per annur������  oa deposits subject to Fifteen; Days notice of wit*  drawal, and  Five per cent, per annumg  on Deposits subjcctSto' Thirty jDays -notice of withdrawal. .    .        <  | HENRY A. TUZO,  ' {Manager Victoria Brunch.  October 18, 1872. " oc20 ^m  SURVEYS AND PLANS EXECUTED  On reasonable terma.       - .,  tm* Orders Iefl_ a^JS^'&IBark^^^ THE  SATURDAY, 3AN. 4, 1871  Queflnel;*Janrf3^flaw^nd influenzal  meetmgwairbetd berejast SaMrday evening  forthe 'purpose of takis\g seme steps toward s  getting a bridge ereeie^i over the Quesnel  river at this town? A co������b)t>Utee of five were  appointed ;to draw lip affotitfon to the Gpv-  *rnnr and havei it clreulatei iri this district.  Mr Co well "left last. Sunday for Fort George  to; take charge; vice &lexander/;&ppointedvto  Forft-Fraseri j ?>?'?'���������? ???;v':  There was a report In circulation here that  the; sm al l-jpox ������������������ had broken on tin the, ranchero  Wow here? We have not heard whether  : there' is any truth in the rumor Or not;      ���������  Weather here agaj ii ;'ebld? ? Eraser and  Quesnel rtvera are both packed with ice. ?  /"���������':<   ��������� OMrNECA NEWS; -.;';.} .-..',  Mewrftl Pool;aud Welsh -arrived- yfsterd������>  29 (lays from" Manson^ creek,".They; (bund  travelling very heavy, havisg to break the  troad all the way. There were about 75 men  '���������in, the diggings when they left.? Some companies were running ty^ on Mansen and  Crermansea ereeksi btherBwere rocking and  making small ��������� wages. ���������'���������; ��������� ;���������. ? t: \ ?  Provisions were plentiful at the foUowlng  ri^-r^lonr, 25c -;?��������� beef, 25c.;:bac&B,40c;  ��������� engaf,Jbcj;tea,$2.,    ,��������� .-, -    .?���������' i--  -i?Gardiher;was met on; the 22d December < at  Stuart's river.? ;?';:fv ,.-. ' ?  -j���������;??.������j;:-?sopiGRE^',;.- :���������������������������'������������������ '-^  Soda 'Creek;���������'; Jan; 3���������Notwithstanding the  inclement weather the; SodaUreekxMill is  ^>nning\-biii^Uy? ;"AJi^t"..6MfMQ/poii������idii :of  wheat was^ound thisseapohat Bates? tf ill:  Several iinch!������8?more; sno^w;haa ^ten duri?!"[  the last few days?? "���������':-?-'? ???. ��������� ���������?? -r'"       .-"?-??  ??��������� ;>;; .;;;;; ;"??;:CUNrr(^. ;: /?;?/ . ; ���������,(';.;  '���������','": iClidton; Jan. ? ^ A;. co1ored raan. nanied  Ch arl *z Peter?was arrested here charged ' w Hh  Aieaiinja: ������. .&ilv������r watch from Mr tewis;^6f  Soda creek.   The watch was; taken from him;  .but; isjnot yet ;fuHyidentified  as; the one  ist'Meo.   He. was. remanded by Justice Poster  fQivfn!;^er;i?������tUnony?;;; '.;;.-;?      ?:i'^������?'vW:- ?���������?  -Th* weather continues mild. -..-v,     ..*?���������.'?'.  >    Reports ' from Cache;Creekjay it snowed  there tbie morhingr. ? ? .?.?��������� ?'     -        ^?:V;.?:  The down-stage left here;this morning with  Mr Saul, member eject, to the local- house,  . *rid unothfr passengerj for Yale? ?;  Pearson's������������������ waiias left hare this morhir.g with  about 15.000 pounds freight, mostly for Ques-  nelmouth. ���������-������������������.;~;':?;?-v:.V'. < ���������"'"���������;���������  ;:.;:-?:?. ^-YAJLK.'?-'" -:  Yale, J an. 3 ���������Barnar d5s Express Bleigh left  t-hj s. m o ;;uj ng at ten ;o'c jo c k wi th two passen -  ?gers:VT!ie mail nnd express were packed out  by Indians, who left yesterday morning.  ;It:  ��������� Is said the Indians only travelled five miles  yesterday, in consequence of the rough s*ate  of the road.   Eight men have been working  ������B the roadfor the; past three delays trying to  - open ifcsd as to admit of teams passing* but  bad?;only advanced three ,��������� miles up  to  last  night? "'     ,- .l-..-.''        .- :?.? *'���������  B ristol, the express ni an, reports th at on the  evening of. tbe 31st December^ while pasBing  a mountain five miles below Hope, he saw  three flashes of fire issue from the rhountainf  lighting up everything round as in day time.  The light was distinctly seen here by several  parties.? Several slight shocks of earthquake  have been lelt here daring the past week.:  Weather calm and very changeable; it has  been snowing slightly all day.  ; Yale, Jan. 3���������The express returned this  evening, having gone only seven miles, whan  they found it impossible to go further.  VICTORIA,  Victoria, Dee. 25���������We have just learned  that at a meeting of^ the new Cabinet held  yesterday it was decided to Increase the nam*  ber of Ministers to seven.  A correspondent to the Colonist, to-day  mentions the propriety of bringing out Dr  Helmcken to oppose Mr Beaven.  The Standard of this day says it is rumored  that Mr Hunter will in all probability accept  the offer of the Surveyor Generalship,  Speaking of, the new Ministry, the Standard  in a leader says:���������"For the first time in the  history of British Columbia the people bave  & truly popular Government���������one composed  of gentlemen who will be recognized as possessing the confidence of all classes of the  community. In organizing the new Cabinet  Mr DeOosmoa undertook a task that required  caret ul consideration and good political generalship so to organize his forces as to secure  at onee the co-operation of a good working  majority of the Assembly and the approbation  of the people throughout the various constUu  encies of the Province. That he has been  eminently successful we feel assured Will bo  readily admitted..   The gentlemen he has  called to his assistance are known to be liberal in their political sentiments and men of  thoroughly practical business habits.   It is  not necessary to Bpeak of Mr DeCo8oiqs, political career;   Forwore than fourteen year?  he has waged an incessant warfare iri defence  of political liberty. ;To-day he has the proud  satisfactlon bT seeing those principle������ cat ried  out and; himself at the head. <: -fiis position in  theJ Cabinet will be that of Presid!eni o? the  Council and Premier, without a $ or tfoHd*  which meiins without a ^ilary.   Mr WaVsem  takes the A ttorney General ship; i? We :bes pe ak  the new ^i&istry a iifoeral and?;eneVoui3 supr  port.";; i        ���������'������������������!'.' .������������������"../??���������: ���������    /?���������:���������������-.���������.--.������������������'��������� ���������;������  It is rumored that the new HSnistry are i  likely to ad^d another member to their body  from the Mainland as sobn as''theConstitution  of the Executive Council shall have been  changed to enable them, ; ;  The Colonist of the 24th, in a leader, aays :  "The first constitutional revolution of the  -centripetal wheel of respoasible government  has brougbt M r, DeCosmos to - the top.   If i t  should turn out that lie,ban attained that position by fair and honorable iaeans?and if he  ^a ou 1 <1 pro ve true to b m lif-o-1 ohg p ro fessiohs,  the House and co an try will doubtless be dis*  posed to accord a liberal support and a fair  trial;   There would atUl, however, be the  diiTerence of ��������� the dual neais; with consequent  rlivi&ad confiictiflg iutereats.   .\?e contend  that;-i^ he v^ould be^ auccessftil here be must  be content to remain here: if to would sue?  coad at Ottawa he must J56^here>;; Mr DeGos-  nabs' was adV long enough ini the?House last  session to enabls^tlie;pnblietoform any very  definite idea as t6; what policy he would have  suggested for British .Columbia under the new  ^ysterai   It"was believi������d that Ja material re  dnefcion in the expensevof gbyernment would  have been one of therfirst acts et the McCreight  administrationi, ��������� biit   whenever,   it   became  k no w n that instead of red notion there w as  a material increase. ��������� public feeling was5much.  Jne'ejiBWi:.Jbe expense of managing provin-  claVn^fairsnow; excejei the provincial revenue proper: nearly 50 per cent.??The proposition that it should not exceed it at all appears to us a fair one.?- Mr DeCpsmos*;organ  to ok the late, ��������� G overnm e n t to >. task for t his  large bcrease, and the public will now look  very enger ly Tor ward for the poiioy ��������� of the  new Goveromehti; -TheCountry? wilI? expect  it to be prepated with one that will effect a  saving of at ieast 50 per cent; ? T^ey criticiae  Ux peCosmo8, act In first;: inyiting two out of  the three defeated Ministers to accept; two of  the three portfolios.   One, of them? felt that  he- could;not 1 n lioaor accepfc   We next find  him giving another portfolio to one who has  from first:to last been ;*ii out and out supporter of the old ministry, so that out of three  portfolios two were ?given to the defeated;  party arid one tq^toie victorious party ."���������[.  Mrs B. W.Pearse died in Victoria on Christmas -day/;.'.-;-. ���������;":'?;;;-:. ,-?'. .:?.?"??^.' ?y ������������������������������������  Victoria? Dec. 27^-Pa8senger# per steam.-  ah! p Prin ce Aifred :-hUrs AdamB, J. Scoten?  man, J. Slarah, S;'A. Lonnds, E, A? Abbott,  G. W. Lad^ao/Mrs Welfare and child, Mrs W.  D. Moses, M.^ibinsky, J. N. Johnson, wife  and children, Hd. 18 }u steerage.  f.;:. ^;i.;?;^NADA^v;^ ;.  O ttiwa? ti<tci. 30���������The; CitiBen? a Government orgah?in a revieWof; the political situation, says it Is obvious that the head of the  Government may be called upon atany moment to reconstruct his Cabinet, That Howe  may be :very soon made Lieu tenant-Co ver nor  of Nova Sco*ia, and hie place filled by Mr  Archibald; and that Mr Langevin is the most  capable of leading the French Canadian supporters of the Government instead of Sir G.  'Cartier.; ..  Halifax. Dec. 13���������Rev. George Grant's  fonVfch and last lecture on his trip to the Pacific was delivered on the 11th December.  Another action has been taken againBt Mr  Canehoa for tbe purpose of Imposing the penalty of $500 for each and every day he has  illegally occupied a seat in the local parliament Bince the opening of the present session.  Hon. A. N. Richards is mentioned for the  post of Chief Justice of Manitoba.  Hon. Mr Covert and Hon. Mr Young of the  Mew Brunswick Government are at Ottawa.  It is believed they are laying the basis of  negotiations for better terras, and also for  securing more extended emigration to the  Province of New Brunswick.  At a meeting of stockholders in the Nova  Scotia Telegraph Company the proposal of  the Western Union .Telegraph Company to  purchase the Nova Scotia line was unanim-  oualyvRQcepted, and arrangements for carryingtfie decision into effect are to be made  immediately.  A rumor is current here that Mr O'Reilly  is to succeed Mr O'Connor in the Dominion  Cabinet.  EUROPEAN.  London, Dec. 20���������The British corvette  Challenger will sail from Portsmouth to-morrow for the purpose of making scientific deep  George King has confessed that he murder j  ed Pobk at Greenwieh? ?'[ -���������  ?Loiid6ni Dei^W^bunt^tt-'Bewit, Aus-  trian; Ambassador to Great Bruain? has gone  to Vienna, probably to assume (liigher;.functions. '? ���������.      . "*,     .     "��������� , / ;   ; ; ./i _ ���������* .r  The ���������steamer Bhani50Bti which - sailed from  Montreal for Hull, has foundered.  Liverpool, Dec?20���������A deputation from; the  American Chamber of Commerce waited td-:  day on Gen. Luc^s 5*airchiid, the newly tip*  pointed Consul of -the,: United gtates at Uyer.  pool, au<L tendered ..hid a. hearty; wejepme.:;  The1 Seine has-everiowed;.the?quaye,ahd^  flooded the street near; to;;;th^m.^ All traffic  MINING EECORD3?  SOUTIT FORK QUK3NEL..  Ah Why co.���������July 24���������Recorded in favor  of Ah Why, Ah Cap, eac'* 100 feet, commencing at the mouth of Rose's gulch, and running  down stream 200 feet.  ? Ah Lung co.-iSept. 14���������Recorded ia favor  of Ah Lung, Ah Lou Ah Lan, Ah Pook, Ah  Chong", and Ah Man,50 inches of water taken  -out-;of a ainall creek about l| miles above th^  ?Fpl?kfl- of Quesnel, and conveyed by flume  and ditch to. the co.'s claims.   . .  AtiChong co.���������October 19���������Recorded in  favor of. Ah Cbong, Ah Cap. and Ah 6un,  each 100 feet of ground, beach, claims, on tho  I    iuuuv'^-f--K*..,"'"..-^ .,���������*i^i--i^-(n������- -favor of An unong, An uap. ana ad dun,  -������������������,.'���������   ������w.-   ....    ���������������.     '.'.i.'-L *-.��������� inu**.*. I stream* ......       ...   .....:���������,      '-."-���������  Brussels, Dec. ly-^Disp&tches.from Ghent  report that the streams in that section have  riseu above the embankments. Tbe country  Is inundatedi and tbe water la three faet deep  in some of the streets.;? -   ^ f      "  London, Dec. 20���������It !s reported that fcej  employeeontbeEnglishreilrpads w;ill fctriko  on the 'I'd of January. ? ??  ���������;������������������ .'"������������������ ���������?-;.ll. ���������?���������'  Lady Doughty; a prpmiQeat witness in,:toe  Tichborne. trial is d������ad.���������'���������"���������    ;   [   ?    : ?? ;  KSITHWCT CR.EBK.  co.���������Attgnet  10���������Recorded  CfttS!;'^  ? Oh/Mo^day evening last the fiey^Ir,Halt  delivered a lecture in the Wesley an -Church.  The subject efebseo wsb ���������* Suee������ss;'.'  Mr Hall regarded success as the great life  problem of every man? In order to a grand  success, being achieved, it is important that  we have just views respecting.our possibilities.   It Is our misfortune, that we, are not  aware of them.   Are* we chilled by the distance which stretches between us and those  whom history holds up as illustrations of success?   It is because we do not so much regard them as examples of success, as men  favored with endowments beyond the ordinary, lot-.ot mortals. Doubtless there are giants  in intellect as there are in-physical nature.  But wliile there:.ib a limit to physical devel-  opment,-there may not be assigned any limits  beyond which the mind may not*grow.   Ke  thought we ought to be familiarly impressed  respecting our nature"by.tbe?thought of the  dwelling place whichv the Great Architect,  our Anthor; has fitted up for us;   There; Is a  splendor in.it beyond which our imaginings  can scarce go? The forest, l������ke, ocean, river.  mountain, sky, clouds, sua and stars are all  constructed on a grand scale, and all'tbe  kingdoms of nature, the heavens from above  and th.e: earth from;beneath; contribute to  m������n'a pleasure and convenience.   And yet  this is hlit the cradle, or at best the nursery;  : of pur being.;  We are all childreri.   Newton  was but a xhild, and av learner gathering  pebb le������ on the shore ef the yas10cean ofv-������nT  explored truth lying before tbern.   In .order  to success, it is'necesBary that we have'a piir-  pose���������a general one���������to make: the most of  ourselves; and a special; one^-any vocation  to wbich.weniay cbqpaei,to devote ourselves.  It matters little what, so : that''it is a lawful  one. better have but one :object!   There is  neither profit n or p raise in ' being ' 'Jack 'of  all trad es and master of nonei"   Health; self-  tract. ��������� and'- courage, combined in efforfc/were  theq each briefly dwelt upon" bb elemenfs  which every man may gather into himself,  and so ensure success.;; ^���������',':;-!:';{'-..;  ; The rev. gentleman, who has a rapid hut  diitinct utterance, was attentively listened to  throughout and frequently applauded, |A  pleasant evening was brought to a conclusion  by the customary vote of thanks.;, ;.  MININGINTBLLIGENOS.  HAltVEY ORBEKi';  The Foster co are driving for the channel  with favorable indication*. The Perseverance  co. is paying small dividends. The Manitoba  are raising over falls. The Cummmgs co.  hiive obtained a prospect of 7 os. from one  set of timbers.  LIGHTNING CR&RK.  The Ross co. are getting small pay, but are  still in a canyon. The Spruce oo. are running  a drain ahead. The Van winkle co. are still  in the bed rock With their drain. The Victoria co. have started to pump on the double  action, but have only sufficient water in their.  ditch1 to drive the machinery at a slow speed.  The Vancouver co. have dried their diggings  and will start to work below next week. The  Clark co. are running prospect drives. The  Gladstone co., having repaired damages to  pumps, will start to pump out their diggings  to-day. The Eleven of England will be ready  to start in two weeks. The West of England  have completed their 12 inch pump, but will  not re-commence work until March, as they  have to puddle their shaft, and the winter  seaaou is unfavorable for such work.  Ab Kew co.���������August 10���������Kecoraea ia  favor of Ah You end;Chen Faeh? each 100 f*.,  ol ground on XeilMey oreek, on left,bill -side,  to be worked jn-conjunction with the AhKew  co.,.above iho Davis, co.,...     ���������.,;;:.' [.  Ah Toy co.���������Sept. 25���������Recorded In favor  of AbToyand^h Noon. each: 100 feet of  ground, creek.clntvaa,' on Keithley creek?; the  lower stakes at Ah Choam's cabin,. about li  miles above Snow,Shoe creek..   ?.    ,,......   . '>  Ah Too"--co..-rAug, 17���������Recorded in favor  of Ah Yob and' Fp.ok Fing.^^acji.:100 feet of  ground, the lower line being 15^ . feet above  u Long *s cab In, rn ante g do wh: stream, hei ng  hill claims.: :'"-������������������      ?"'      -v.;^;? .  .;;'.;  . .^OF^EToarQOssiJBr,;;?.--^'}?)''  Ah Chpng oo.-^Jiecorded in .favor i of Al  Chong, Cheii .Lang.;Chen (Cut, and Ah-;F,ook,  uR.������b 100 feet, 'bench claim. On North Fork  Quesnel river, about li miles' below Mitchell's crossing, commencing 150 feet below  the company.cabin and running down stream.  Alaojfor same co., 50 inches water,.taksn out  of a st re am 'back' of Mi tchell s b ridge, . and  conveyed by ditch to above claim."' '  Newton co.���������Sept; ��������� 19���������Recorded in favor  of <>eorge Newton, Hugh Doak, and Miles  'Gardell.each lj)0 feet of ground, bill olalms,  on right bank of North Fork Quesnel?upper  stakes below .the cabin at Keithley point,  running down stream. ��������� " '���������   :-'\ *v-.  '���������    :Qt7gSN*ttLWVER.  1 Hop Sing'' CO.���������August 21 ���������Recorded in  favor of Hop;Sing?50 inches of water- to be  taken from French creek, 22 miles b������low the  Forks of Quesnel, to be conveyed by ditch-to  the above, claim." _?? ' ?''' - ''. '���������?' '��������� . ;���������';;.'?, '  Sam'' Gooey co;���������Sept;; 25~Recorded In  favor of; Sam; Gooey, Liol Sam, Long Gu,  ;Wha Sing, and-Hing-<Fong..each.100 feet---on  the left side of Quesnel, river, below Eeayer  take creek, lower stake 240 yards above, the  cabin, running thence up stream.  HlftVtrCSLKBK." '?  Ah Tom ca���������SeptiU���������Recorded in favor  of Ah Tom and Ah Kewey, 200foetof ground  on Harvey creek, lower stakes at the upper  end of above co.'s flume, ruuuing thence up  stream.        . v: ��������� ��������� . .  .Uanitoba co.���������Jan. 1���������Recorded in favor  of Fred. Cartiiis, R. Wilson, Joseph Sieve-  wright, Richard Deightori, and Janies Slew-  art, the whole of the Manitoba co. on Harvby  cieek, consisting of 930 feet; re record.  .Queen co,���������Dec. 31-^Reoorded In favor of  G. L. Shepherd, j. H.FIynn,-Fred.Brinkman,  E. Metcall, 400 feet creek and 400 feet.hill  claims, formerly kn^wu as the Queen, and  still to retain the same name;  ��������� *'- '":' ���������"''[: wiixuvis'.oreek* '"; ���������;;;;' \ '"���������;  Baldhead Co.���������Jan;' I���������Recorded in favor  of S. MaUice and (>. H; Richards, 200 feet of  mining ground on the lower, jiart of >' the old  Baldhead co 's grouud, abandoned laiely hy  G. W. Robinson? :[ ' \ '-.?.:  ��������� ������*: ���������    i i ���������    '   i   i- ������������������������������������  COONTY COURT.        v  1 f (Beford ��������� Bu3hhy.. Eeq., County .Court Judge.) :  ���������. * ������������������. - '"TrkuKSDiv,'Jan. 2,1873 '  : Foai) vs? Shbarbk,���������This eas������, which Involves matter of fact, waa ordered by the  Judge to stand adjourned to-January 15.  and to be: tried by jury.; ������������������������������������;  New BitiDoe.-The bridge across the Nor^  Fork of Quesnel river, constructed by Mr B.  Gurnay, which has been built.partly by fcev-  ernmeni aid and partly hy.pvtfate entei^  has just been completed,: It supplies a loug  felt want in that district, and its construction  reflects the highest credit upon the architect  and the projectors of the enterprise. I,       ;���������  BRRATr;������.-In our )**t S^ftM  paragraph of the  article upon the defeat of  the Ministry, for " unchanging  changiag/; *    - ^    '   '  read "ever- * '���������'  '* -  '���������������������������   ���������  ���������A  m  ���������    '���������     ..SCENES IN CANTON. j-'  Jf .-anything., can, surprise travellers who  .-AfBhwya seenSiam, It Is the.city of .Canton.: He  " 'Ihaa 10 eoo Hong Kong first, Wt Horig 'Kong  .., ifoacoraraonrplaoe ��������� spectacle for;, those who  *��������� '~iiave got-over tbe:first winder and etrange-  'i ^nesaipf /tbe.East,,'. ,?Iong I&OBgfo.adulterated  ?. .i:w3tb English people ; Maeae fe curious, but  %;: there are tpo ma^y,Portuguese there, who  .?< 4ake from the true Celestial aspect and fashion  '  *ofit ana.in.addiUon, the barracoonsare;ter-  ������]:/Tibl0.to see, humiliating; honest men with any  leaven at all of Christianity in them, Chrough'  . ify flensetOf _/������el jh������anesa'. to abolish so vile a  . System x>f ^wrong-doing and to punish the  ^^r9ng-dpersv '.The most'.". used-up" of travellers must rouse himself, and look about him  /':af,iCant0B,'Wnjen, havingt passed Tayjm eaor-  i..; \ m,ou������ establishment of .fiercely, .military ap-  i J pearance; devoted to ������be hatching of docks1  ���������egrgs and rearing of dueifl"(th������ latter are  trained to obey the summons of a horn when  }��������� foundedby a Celestial< Dum'nriitfg)', they are  * ���������landed'on^tbe^ihpra;of the earth supported  ���������������.'������'$&vKB^ ?n$ .th^raseiyes threading: ;etreets a  ' yard and a half in width, paved,slippery and  crowded to :air excess for which neither Jav-  '.' ^anefle:B0i^8ljE^������tovma1tiiiide.s had prepared  :r^hem.' .They take at random tho street of the  '".. l^Sshnaongerfi, and elide through it, upona de-  i- .;Posltjof islirae/fnto'the butchers' street; where  bunches'* of Tats, fattened ��������� ami���������' drted^ like  ���������;.;*���������' Fionan 'haddjes/aiid edible doga whose tails  Estill retain .a rlittle tuft of; yellow ;jhair, hang  /���������Tip temptingly la the stalls.   To this succeed  i ''immense eilk warebouses^ft^n come'tno pqrj  ' V'celatn shops' crammed with^objects' beautiful  V;fpr theirhideousnesa in many Instances,, and  -otgreat price. .:.;.-;, ������������������ - *> < ��������� 1 I: ��������� ' ���������;*��������� ���������  ' )DIPA������TipipB;Ill,������nniA.- U  ,'j'j f^ntoDtmuat surely tbe. t^ saddest;. city in  tr-tbe world io.tbe eyesi ofChristian -people,^  ���������' s; -^Tbe apl en did bartiatf am ��������� of jav)k .;and. Starn  v ��������� baa sbmetbing in it bo dazzling and, alluring,  ���������.: tfat.painful impro^iOTjsap'notfixinemseives  ���������> T^-bui.;Canton ifa, a tdreadful place.   As the  \u travellersiwere retarning from tbe Gity of the  *juT)ead;by the;way of, the tomb of a Ming~-ci  x"Tar'far General who! subdued :!Cantori several  'Centuries ago���������and- whose remains are guard-  >ed .by  Hon a'," camels, 'arid armed .warriors  - :��������� -pciilpf^dih^gfamte, they eame itpon,a. spec-.  J^t acft;^hj^temq Vj������d(r ,fboir: Jnered all ty u pop  qfthe subject ofoSnfianticideiin ;Chl^  were hnrrying along a muddy footpath; uno'er  ^^iuined watl ^f ^an ^butlyf ng ^iviljage, tjjey  [7aa^F ialsoriof ^maVb������gJ!8ewn.Jnp at ithe montli^  1 ^iy^ng: on>the frozen:grass; and /peroelved ^thalt  ^something w^eatirrjhg^wiMnit^fThey c^ it  open, and foiuid fa:j neWiy-boru infant, blue"  ^and^yiQf?^ illt jisried feebly,��������� aad after airain-  i "rates Other%ries^coining from the'footyof (a  ' heigbborihg: liufth, answered" it.' Tbere we  found another ^hndftin the agonies ot .death;.  Th<������ latter had:1eyldently been flung over th������  ;.w/iil;- its 4iml)8; were fractured/ f j^long-this  vtpnthway; paystM- de Beauyolr,5 we found  ���������eeveri dying- infants^ all frozen, one leprous,  'tone,With a knife-wound in its side.   Seven iri  ������ quarter of,an hour, and.not one whose-lifej  i t w as posfti b le>, to save.   The tam-tams we re  beating in the forts; we bad to run as quickly*  arf possiblei to get wHhin-the walla;   Think'  with ,what,(8ad .Ihearta .we left that horrid  ^pcepe!^   Tlie writer -adkno^ledgea'(that he  rneyer believed tbe;accountB published -by the;  ,Sfis(|ionfl of4he exposure of Chinese1 children  as a national custom* '���������',}'.' lb elieved;,?= he says,;  "in isolated casesisiieh as occuramongHt  '^Orselves;   In^my|igfriOTai!ceI regarded it as!  ��������� a question of the Chinese assizes, explolte' ia:  . "Europe, and exaggerated by the missionary^  ' ^priests:and Slaters of Oharity; but consider-  Ving what we saw ia our firat chance walk in  j the enviroQa of Oahton; I am net surprised  V that;the Annala of the Propagatfon of the  Faith give 25,000 aa the average per annnm  of chiidreri tbtisabaticlohed in the great cen-  - . ires of CnirieBO population." It'was a great.  ^Tfilief to pass the evening of that :dny in. the*  i&gUsh quariejp, wUli'an feflgilsh family^ aadl  still greater to visit, on the next, the nursery  of ^the Mission, where they 8awrin ooe;ropm,  250. iafants, the reault of one week^a gleaning  in the field of btood by the Sisters of Charity,  who, when.tbe Frenchmen entered, were .removing many- little corpses from among the  number who had a cbance of life. : Tbe number of nuns is very insufficient for the task,  which, evea when not complicated by a few  of them being murdered, as lately happened,  has a tendency .to kill women of faith and  feeling. -The proportion of female to male  children, gathered op by them is ninety in a  hundred.; This  curious, dreadful harvest���������  work la done very systematically.    Every  morning abodyof Christian Chinese, women,  brought up by the Sisters, sot out ia eouples;  carrying basket-bods on their backs, exactly  like the Parisian chiffounieTea, to aearoh  the  lanea,: the faubourgs, the ditches, the plantations and the waste lands, arid.collect such of  the infants as,have any life at all, in them. lb  the begibnin(2f of the missidOjitbey. easily iu-  dnced the Chineaei to sell tbe children whom  they regarded as superfluous ; but they now  refuse,' !o\ most ioatancea/t������ do so, and tbe  horrid custom of exposure is spreading.  The  most regular and " legitimate, families now  adopt it withcut hesitation/'and in certain  quarters "where exposure is; not fashlopabl e,  the chlltirencai e killed, as Here Guerin . told  ii.de Beauvolr," jn the privacy of tbe family  circle."   -The creche occupies the site of the  palace tornierly/inhabited: by the ,monster  Teh,. and the porter/a 1 odge, where the " list  d^entree";'.is kept by the ,Christian_Bishop,  who registers each'child aa it1 is brought in,  stands where; TeVs bureaii atppd, in which  he*u8edto write out his lists of 500'meiUo be  beheaded J in ���������%> night. \ The following table  needs ino/comment:���������"4;853 children have  been within- one year found; having been  abandoned/taken up, baptiae&aud received  here' v'Tbia: has oost 4,245 francs,;that is 87,  centimes.p^r. head. -The staff employed- in  the internal management of the. creche is composed of 4 Ere6 ch sisters, 15 Chinese eiatera,  SO.orphans, and 7 aervants.. The internal ex-  penaeiof the eatablishment. including the  maintenance hnd* repairs of the honae, bag  'amounted within a pear to 14,534 francs.���������  ITpon nearly a similar sum.th������ Bishop ke������|)3  np������ the boys' ;orpbanag:e, where 100 yonrisr  Chinese are lodged, fed and educated, and  where he lodsfes twenty others whom be has  plage^ou^ ^hdpaid rforasi apprenticsB, v Tbese  jpng men naari;y girls from the female or:  phanage^ abandoned children like themaelves,  Irista 1 tbernaelyes jin the vieim ty of the chiircb.  .andare thus -forming tbe nucleus of an honeat  ,an8 industrious Chinese!native population:"!  ,-\ ' *   '   :l /^:STREKT.SOB3NKi--    \ :     '   '    /'  ��������� It jyas the rjueeres;t cortege that we' had yet  seen... ^wehty; men. 'mounted- on; piebald  ponies came on, in single file, shouting' Hon-  ,pub,- ton-ouh- (Move on),, and.as the.street  . was only ai yard;and a half wide, w������f-bad to  be very quick, to a vol d the > horses ?, -bpofa.-r*-  ."Bacb.. of these majestic cavaliers, carried a  pike in one hand, and iu the other .hia^long  horse-hair pig-tail, with which he flogged bis  horse. Here the pig tail is used for everything���������for beating doge, womenvabd horses.'  The scjuaclfo'n climbs uneoncernedly down  the flights of slippery aleps which connect the  different ley els; of a Chinese street. Tb^n,  still ;in:;single .file, comes the lictors in red,  carrying whfps, axes, sabres, and chains;  these( are the4 executioners, indispensable  companions of the^ local anthprity. Then a  confused crowd" pf 200 staadard-bearers de-  files.be.fore ua, beggara, hidebua witli; dirt and  leprosy, .dressed up for the occasion j in!,-. the  Government livery^ composed of bright^colr  ored rags. Fi ft ally,' a d bzen ch airs, each car-  Wed by eightporters, pass by; they ar���������> closed  palanquin a, each lighted; by, a small square  .opening. The,fat, round face of the Governor  appears at one of these; be looks at us with  a ferocious scowl, and the eighteen officers of  his iiijte, who wear Tartar moustaches, more  liberally permit the people to see tfiem in  their luxurious robes,! embroidered in gold  and silver.���������[From Count de Beaixvpir's  Travels la China.  MISCELLANEOUS/  Yaii Volkenburgli & Go.  'MXSCELLAOTOUS  CHFIELD  ������-XKD-r  A SUPPLY OF THE  BEST QU&LIW 0? FBESI H2ATS  ALWATS Oil EANEL  H'  THOMAS FLETCHER wishes to -Inform the  : people of Cariboo that"bo is prepared to  CAST   ALL  KINDS  WORK  OF  BRASS  IS tbe shortest notice. ���������      <:  ^Sg**.BOXESikept on hand or cast to order  . Tbo Stora Js.also.sapplted with a geaer*! wsortment  pf.Gpods, which he luteniis to sell at n traaii profit.  HE ATINQ APPARATUS  ; '.���������_......���������. r  ;  Fletcher's Boating jAppiratos with Hot Air      ;  ; <   ;    '    . ���������    ���������-'.*        . : :.: -"ti ; '   ."     ���������' '   ' '������������������  Saves the expeuse of Stoves, Fuel and labor,  and lessens.tbo' danger, of fire.. It Is as well, adapted!  for Shafuho'itses as ������irdihary b-JUdia^/la cheap, anp  is warranted w give-satire satielacilon.-  ".'Xast-Chance,,Lightoirtg Croek, \ .-���������������������������  . KovcmberS. 1ST?.   . . .   /, oo2  ��������� : iE.A & PEB-RINS^v,.  "::-.v.- ���������* >7^-^;-'^^v-0'olebT&it*d' ��������� '. \^}-': '"'    ' t,_/ ;. ���������;  ,'.I      .  I)colarcii'byConnoissear>t.obe;..  ������������������.;iS,HS.ONLT^O(^;,.SAIJGE.  Caution agamstFraud.���������The- successor ibis  mbsfc. delicious an d unriyalled '��������� Cou$ lm ebt ba'Viag  caused certain dealers to apply tbo name of*������Worces?  tersblre Sauce' 'to their .own inferior compounds, tho.  public Is hereby lnfora;ed: ttiatthVonly! way ttfjao-;  curetbe'genulno, is.t6[...:������;;' ,.. . ;������������������.  *  ������������������   *���������.. ���������>,.'���������  ASK FOB LEA  &   P������RRmS\ ; SAUCIf  and to seer that their .names are upon the.wBAPi������ni  LA.B2LS, STOPPER, an dBOTTI.K. .'>���������!.  Some oTtbe foreign markets haying :beeasupplied'  with aspurloi^sWorcoskrsbireSauce,upon the wrap-  per and labels of wh'Icbtbe nam'os ofLea ahd;?errlna  havo been' forged,. *L. arid P, give notice that they  have furaiabod their oorrosponderits with power oi  Homey to take i nstantiprbceedlnsB aga-lust ,mas'U-  aAOTDRKftaand yBNOoasofBUCb, or any other Imita-  ���������^ons bywhScbtheirrightm ay be;.n fringed.    -t.  Ask for LEA-& PE!BRIlS^S,,: Sauce'and see  Hame oxi "Wrapper,, Lab el, Bottle, and  '������Stopper.\' .'"'v)/. ;'������������������'!  Wholesale and "fbrjexportby theProprietors, Wor*  cester ;GrQSse'ahd Black wel j ,'LondOjj f'^c- r^} ���������    -  by Grocers andOllraren aalvjtfsaliy        "  >  The FLORENCE Is the best Sawing  . Machine for family use, because It  so seldom gets out of order*.* If ther*  fg,������ne not working well l������  CALIFORNIA,  OREGON,      .  WASHINGTON;TERRIT0Rft  NEVADA,  .  Idaho;-  'ALASKA, ���������  BRITISHCOLUMBlAp  MEXICO,  -..   .-JAPAN, .   .-.���������"  *:   ���������.  Or CHINA, if Informed of.lt, I will  fjx It without any axpanaa. lo tha  owner.  ornery Street, Bcmth^  HSTESyiSJIMS,    .  KAXCISOO,  pAL������  Pak f  Sand, for Circulars and samples;of  the work. Active Aganta wantad la  ���������very place.      .  BARN-AED'S; EXPRESS  ���������.   STAQ-3B3:" ���������'���������'���������,  Ri i  * ������r Okaoagan,  Lrnder temporary arranpement for aoavej-  aoc������ of the Mails from  tO'CJzanagan.  The isndereighedhafi placed1 a line of PasieB-  :;���������    ger Stages 07i the   '-..:.- "[[  Rupnlhg fa close connection with tbe Stages  from Yale to Barkerville. '   \>-.':  .Fersote visiting the Okanagran District will  And,this by far;tbeymq4t;0ony(B'nieni'.mQde of  travel^-'   ,';- . ^-���������'���������*:'.'-..���������������������������'"���������- * '������������������V*;S4.-''' f  , /^-Stages leave Cache Creek 6a Wednesday mornings at 10/o^clpck, and; wil i return  the following week fn!time to connect with  the Stages going North and South.  .....  S HEREBY GIVEN THAT AN APPLICATION WILL  be made at the next.;Sessiod;or,the-Parliament.of  British .Columbia for an,'Act to be callefd The .^VUUiiibs  Creek Fire .Brigatlc Proteefcton -. Aet,'' for.the purposp^of'  in dcihriifyitfg Members ��������� of' said* 'Fire Com pa ny and  Vbluntoers wboiii the> Qilloeis. of, ��������� fcaid Corrtpany' may.  call upon to assist; them in tho������extinction oft? lire, or  in the .removal ,ot any erection^ edifice, ot, building1  whieli it may reasonably be deemed expedient to re,*  move, due regard being had to the safety; of tbo.adjacent proi>erty : Provided always, that t in tbe de-  straction ot removal ef���������: property aforesaid the immar  ni ties hereinbefore given shell not extend rto any per j-  soil who shall act in such removal contrary or without  tho order of tbo Captain, .Istor .2d Lieutenant, or such  other Officer.as may be in command.  Oa behalf of tho Williams Creek Tiro Brigade  "''.' 'JOSEPH DENNY,, Captain.  : GEIORftHJ BVRN^ 1st TAcut.   .,  "-.; C.fVAlLLANCOUB, Sd'Liont... ;j  ���������Will he transacted over the .route,- Freight  carried. Parcels delivered. Commissions  executed.   Collections m ado. ������������������  au24 2m       . ��������� F. J. BARNARD & CO.  A'BK preparedfto furniab Lumber at: their^Hills,  JX r%Wililam Creek, or deliver it .to-.order. .;  Having a PlaningS������fiO"^0 In operation they  also furnish  (ii  m  w  1  te  vi  ' :7x  ''���������7%

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