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 !    i  7 '.GCMvjnr a ul: ���������'������������������'  rHtondodto,;,';  r'vf  *Y$0N  Vol. 7.  Barkerville, William Creek, B.C., JSaturllay, July 10, 1869.  No. SO  %VX,  an/  *7 facility a5 r^;  _     _jayUin  NABY,  &������������������>:  .  ,0������IA,V. It|  tualiy attended to  SMENTS.  ffflECAlUBOO SENTINEL  PUBLISHED ,  TEE*: WEDNESPAT and SATURDA^  ^rtV^-^rvv^^BY  '���������������������������        ':���������'���������..'���������     ���������>*������"������������������>���������:  ^ bB B It T    H .0 L LO W:A Y. \  ........ - . - *  Subscription, $1 per week (including cost  lot delivery), payable to tbe carrier.  ^Office��������� Barkerville, (next door to Manetta-s  Grocery Store).  Agents-for the '"' Cariboo Sentinel.'"  Wsnelmouth. Mr. Goudie, Barnard's Express Olucc  Len.1. rwRir.     -,    -      -      -      Barnard'8 Express  Goffee!!!  tbe people of tho.)  'v, that having ob-:  and-tinware;lip jj .  lSsqualUyotCofree,:,  ^ accord tog iotbj'. ���������  fSjanU'warractsiv'  Soila Creek,  Yale,   ,---���������  -    Mr, Evan?,  I'flcw'Westminster, ���������     -  ' ���������>  Victoria,    .. '-..    ���������    ��������� r  do  Express  do  Clarkfion & Co  A. Lvne.  Clothing  I Colonial.  ' Garden  HOTEL,  h Golunibia. '���������.:"- A.  mmoqa.tion for.Tn." ;-  rare-, Ami .Hie best %  for animals���������; .���������Hay',:^  AXE, Proprietors... ���������  ?ERT(SEMBNTS,l  TH  ...'. Importer of. Ecg-  Medicines, and  aster. B. ft-  lilya'ttendetHo.-. -.-���������'���������  Westminster; .BiC,  ioik>r.i t^* rate'' At-  I'll Cloths.- Qf&m.  to . Willi' care anil  \ci ���������  ftiovdi  3n  li,   ;-���������  EL OFFJCK. ;  ays bo fo\ind a well  irlmeot of the  & PROVISIONS  }���������.'"���������   ���������'���������  ig, Jlir<hvare, Glass  5? of. Tobacco,1  ttc.  Ground DAILY.  3WEST KATES.  tl.>.:tlVe cliolcest >  l'ii Liquors/  sines*, and fall* Md  nince of tl>c liberal  tnc.  )}cbrated BACON!  ��������� ��������� 3m  ewery  Co,  e &  )HERS,  I1F1ELD,  criptions constant  A.ND  \Msm>  I  ���������B  1  1  ���������  m  1  P  HSfe**  SOS.  ONE DOLWR.  Med W  anil forw������^^  I  kk  BREVITIES.'-./;���������.,  Paris is perfectly wild over tbe last play  produced there, emitleS ".Patrie," At the  Porte St. Martto, whence it is being regre-  eented, the people literally fight for seats.. * A  few years ago the author, Victorlen Sardow,  ���������was starving. He now receives<ft thousand  (rancs a day for his pieces. ?     ' .Ay ;.;  Oysters grow to an immense size in Indian  and Chinese waters. One recently, on exhibition at New York measured three feet io  length and two in breadth, and would easily  contain a bushel of ordinary oysters, shells  and all.  "A London "magazine says that the;-silly  'superstition as to the ualuckiaess of being  the thirteenth guest al dinner may lit traced  .12 -ifi!tSJPB������iIi������fl) ^ dice... agai*ost w Jiida^^JiO.  was-fche thirteent*h fit Hie Last Supped .      ���������'  A wiseacre, in an-article upon aeriform  ho dies;,published io tho "Waverly Magazine,  saya thai" gases ia (iieir natviral state . never  exist���������'��������� as liquids or solid." We think that  nunc of his gas was necessary'to explain  iM.    ������������������ '���������..   \:-:Ay-.k :/:, '.A.'- '������������������"��������������������������� r '���������' :���������'..'  ������200,000 were lost by/the burning of the  Australian ship Omar Fashn, ia the Atlantic.  8jwd taaa ou s comb uatioa was the,-cansQ "��������� o f  ttic fire.  All the passengers were saved.  Some Roman tesseiated pavement has been  found in a street iu London, about it ��������� feet  Irora the surface. Although about IjiOQ  years old, it is as fr,esh and perfect as though  just placed there by the ancient masters of  tlie world. . ]/$/���������������.  A'A"'  ���������"  Belfast has had a monster meeting to  protest against the Iriah Church Bill It is  said that/between 80,000 and 100,000 people  attended.'. ������������������ . ���������;(-"':    '���������*���������>  Seven steamers left Liverpool in the third  week of May with emigrant for -the, United  States and Canada. The greater portion  tfere Swedes and Hollanders. There were  more English than Irish, and more Irish than  Scotch. It is dow a curious fact in emigration statistics that the emigration from Ireland is on the decline.  *Q the vicinity of the gold diggings in Scotland the farmers complain of the. destruction  ���������f the rich grass along the sides or the bums,  and negotiations have been commenced to  ascertain the amount of damage with a view  to compensation. The Duke of Portland's  estates also contain gold, but he has forbidden  P^pectors to enter them. The largest nugget found was valued at ������9, ��������� and was picked  ������P near the surface of the soil. . >     ���������  A ^e of the results of the French elections  ������tho fact that Paris, Lyons and. Marseilles,  "������ Pnncipal cities of Prance, have elected  epresentafcives who are avowed enemies of  toe Napoleon rule,  Bot���������t������a j0ttraal s^ that "a prominent  foTJ������dr.y;^ods *aler recently, testified be-  ore a legislative committee that the Boston  Eto^I?** WH������the thieves,and that  Qm ������UkG a*w are clerks for the largest  wholesaling houses in Boston and New York.  He adds that one of the clerks, in a business  house ia New Yorfe. was a leader of a band  ^St robberoc^C '-?-Ax~: a ���������- AX'y^J^^^Si/^:.  The number of paupers in London for the  first week of May was 136,485,k The yearly  increase of capital in England is said to be  ������150,000,000.   Curious ^statements these.  Colonial government securities look well  in the London money market Canada, 102  to 103; Victoria, 114 to 115. The lowest are  those of New South Wales���������99 to 101. British  Columbia not mentioned.  Tbe Chief Constable of Birkenhead, England, has been committed for trial on a charge  of having forged a power of attorney for the  transfer of ������431 with intent to defraud, tbe  Bank of England.      ...  The ship Blue Jacket, from New Zealand,  was burnt at sea on the 9th May. Two lifeboats, with 36 men, are missing, together with  8,000 sovereigns. Forty-eight thousand sovereigns were lost in the vessel.  4 The last of the natives of Tasmania died'  recently at Hobart Town. Ee was known as  " King Billy," and was a jolly good-natured  fellow.   .  A Japanese company, under the superintendence of Dr. Schncll, who has resided a  long time in Japan, have purchased ground  in Gold Hill, California, for the purpose of  cultivating tea and manufacturing 6ilk.  o The interest on the national debt of the  United States is nearly double as much as all  the'pfe'ciOus'metals the'iuiaes of the' United  States produce'. The amount so produced is  $67,000,000 and the interest amounts to  $130,000,000.    .  Queen Victoria's birthday was celebrated  at Honolulu v*itb great honors and rejoicing.  After expending $12,000, water has; been  strack-by the artesian well on the Colt estate,  in .Hartford, Ct; A  :   A claim against the Mexican Ooyernment  for $180,000, sold the other day in New York  iofixi- yA'v/.'A.yAA',     a'-v-'/a.  Laborers are. being engaged for the commencement of the -'"Honduras Atlanlic-PaciQc  railway, at the Atlantic terminus.  A man named Oliver Evans committed  suicide in Jacksonville, Oregon^ under horrible circumstances, He was charged with  incest with his own daughter, a girl of sixteen,- and immediately went to the mountains  and shot himself. The b pdy was found yesterday, badly decomposed. The girl has  confessed that the charge was'--true. He was;  ���������������"��������� widower-and leaves considerable property,  Some of the English papers are discussing  a plan for a through railroad line from England to China. They think it can be built as  easily as the American Pacific line. : The  route by the. Euphrates river is urged, on the  ground that it will diminish the time between  England and the East, and save travel going  by America.  The imprisonment in England of a poor  fellow for stealing a turnip, from a field has  been followed by the incarceration for a  month of two girls who picked a shilling's  worth of greens from a pasture.  One branch of the Municipal Council of  Washington has passed a resolution prescribing a fine of $10 for each and every refusal  to admit colored people to the theatres on a  perfect equality with the whites. It is said  that should this be carried into effect it will  result in breaking up the only respectable  place of amusement in the city.  An American paper says that nearly all  tho brilliant complexions seen among the  women of New York are the result of arsenic  eating. Since the introduction of the  " blonde fashion '7 arsenic eating has become  almost a mania.  it-  ^TEL| RESTAURANTS, *&e>  "���������~"*,AT'-'.-'-wiW- in'in    i . -  *Mne3prpop$iiig House.  BAT^ SERX^D FROM HAtF-rAST FIVE OXJLOCK  _... Id iHe moroiog till NIXfi i* tho erenieff, at Mrs  J. PARKERS BOARDINGHOUSK, opposite tho Sex-  xisEh office.- uty26 lm  HOTELS, RESTAURA3STTS, &c.  P^ll^^lK^g^  ���������������������������' f-ii'i.-^-rriifff^jC;  AtiM������&ZffiL^^  aH-A    RICHFIELD. '���������*'��������� ;  MISS A;- HlbKMAN begs ^-aa'il^n^^l^QBiElt  of B\eliQc!d and tbe public ia. goo.m|^tfiatrsbe������  has oponc'I>tbo"at^v'o..^tCi3t3urant for -tbe summer  Having mtfde extcWveia<dUjoQs to'thei Restaurant  depanraeRt.andsecateU'tbc services or a.first-class  Coofc," Mi^ H.' flatters herself tbat she .will be able to  give lie?;patrons every s������lisfactioo^ aod bopes. by  siriot attentiou to basiuees, to merit a share of public  patronage;-";.   **���������     /        "  . ���������  Board, per*#eeik,$ 12.   Single Meals, $1.  .K^Tlie best Xlquors and Cigars always to be bad  at tho Bar.; / m^22 2m  Stout's Gulclx Hotel.  T*HR-:M1KERS ON STOUT'S GULCH AKD THE  public generally:, are bercby. requested to take  notice that the above Ho'oJ, snvate on tho left side  of the gulcb, between the TafiT Vale and tbe Coombs  Compaaie6,. sftalis,'      ��������� ���������  IS   "N.O W    OPEN,       '  aod the proprietor assures all wbo may favor him with  Ibctr patronage that no efiort will be spared to give  satisfaction. .  Board, ^12-per Week.   Siftgle "Keals, $1".  ' 4������=* Only tbe best of Liquors apd Cigars will be  kept, at tljcBar.  ���������     1."    "    " FREDERICK ROSE, Proprietor.  Stout Gtdeh, May 18,1869. myl9.2m  B17SINRSS-CARDS."  ��������� ��������� Q??E^E-L^OCTU. .' " \-:  THE Proprletor8'of tbls' well known House tender ���������  : tbeir sincere tbaoksto i^JeirfrieaOs and tbe travelling public generally, for tbeir past liberal patronage, and beg to mfororthera tb&t iu order to insure *      ]  coatinur'oce ol tbe same. Board and Lodging bag beea      :  reduced to $3.,50-.per Day.-..-Bin^e"Meals, $1 OO.-  AUtbeluxuries that the coanlry. afiteds are constantly keptori the -table. ��������� 'Private Pariors and Suits  of Rooms for Families. -'��������� The Bar is stocked with tha   .  best brandsof Wines, tiqaors and Cigars.-  ^ TiieStable is well'.suppliedv%Hh tbe bestTimothT.    L  Oats, Hay attd-6rai������^wu;^^^BBOW-N"������:^UiL"IS. ' ""*'.  -~-<|ii������0iwIm������n^^N^!,w'IWfc^'-^-Vr-'*-'?*.: ���������"- ���������':-'.'*." -������������������:::  J. S. THOMPSON,  ACCOUNTANT,   MIKING   AND   COMHISSIOS  A.  Agent, Barkerville,  Mining Compauies* Books kept aud adjusted.  May 1,1860.  %AW.-  AS on band, and for sale, at his Store ;n Barker-  JVJH*S,   eBOCERlKS,   PKOVISIOSS AN'D   LlQUOBS.. Of  the cboicost description, which be will sell at low  prices, for C&str.   Also Go m Boots, and other articles  required by miners.  Barkeryilie,'������May 12, 1863. ,;:.  Carpenters and Builders,  BAR KBRVILLS.  CONTRACTS UNDERTAKEN, and ALL "KINDS OF  \j fob Work done with' punctually and dtsp.iicb,  at reasonable rates, A goodstock ofseasonodlumber  always on hand. .-:���������.������������������.> ,* . ���������  ���������  WHOLESALE   AND   RETAIL   DIALER  G-roceries, ProYisioiiB,  ARE,   DRY    GOODS  CLOTHING, BOOTS, SHOES, ETC.,  BARKERVILLE.  Lightsiso Crkee.  MISERS A*ND TRADERS will flml it to their advantage to purchase at this Store, where there is  A Largs Assortment op Goods,  Of the very best description ou hand, and the Stock  constant ly replenished by now arrivals.   The proprtc-  , tors will sell Goods i  As Chea? as  ant w Cartroo.  Orders promptly filled, and forwarded with dispatoli.  Van Winkle, May 12, I860. Proprietors,  THIS fiSTABLlSH^^BiviNG'BESy, REFIT-.  tedintbemo3ir ^biSBort^bie tnanner, with good  beds, the travcU<ugpu.i)W may.rely upon being well"  accommodated. A'y^S/:^'"^ ������������������������������������'...'���������  Tbe best,Wines, Lio.nbrs ana Cigars to. be 4nad-aft:  tbe Bar..   ��������� ��������� ��������� -' - ���������.  - ;.gg*&������-<r-::' * '- '���������'���������'''"'"  Decembers, l$6S*;;v^- '?;'���������':    ���������       '      ...:   ��������� ������������������ .  .I���������M.   in..-..- -      . i.'i    .in ,  ^.^  Bakery andj-Ooffee Saloon.  TEE PROPRIETOR-rif tbe above establishment would*-;-:  respectfully inform bis friends and the public lb ;  general tbathe is bow.proparcd to furnish them with  Brea������lof'fcfs own baking,,having secured the^ a������sist-  auce of a competent Balser, which enables-him  defy competition.        .xV���������,.    r.,:~-     ...    -      '  He has also a COFPES^SALOOK attached to th*  abo^e, where noac" bat t^e?-best OiffecyPias and Cakes  will Reserved. :  .   :'"':'. >;ui* ��������� '    ���������  N.B.���������BREAD DEUtESED to all parts ef th������  Creek.     , '   rMi'r ',   my22 lm-.'-'  N OtlCE,  THE  UNDERSIGNED- BEGS' TO   INFORM  Hia  friends and the public, that he has fitted up so<u������  COMFORTABJLE  MP> ROOM?  Inhisnew "bnridlng, where he is prepared" to g5v������  good Beds������������������'������*"a reabonabSe price. Those who -will-  favor him witb their patronage, m&y depend phvtb������  fileanness and comfort of his house. .  He "iafces also this opporbh'ity to ?esaind'the Cari-  booites that bis Brewery has; received tbe FIRST  Pi^IZB of the Colony for his celebrated   .  '///yy ���������xxx::,.ALE/.i:;-;'' /���������.//:  And the tree amatenrs will bo ableto jadge by tltein  selves tba,t such honorable prixe hns been justly  awarded to him.   "������������������ : i ,.'���������'  N. B. ���������A large front room to let.  Barkerville, Jan, S3,1803. ;������������������ ������; CCNIOJ  RestaTiraiitj,iid\ Bakery.  THE Proprietors of this old and welMrnown estab-  iisbment would respectfully thank their mimer-  ous &ieads and the public lor the extensive patronage  heretofore bestowed on them, and tnzst that by their  nsaal strict aitentSon to business they. wiU. merit a  continuance of their confidence and support.     '  Heals, $1.   Sowft1 $16 p������r VTeek.  BREAD MADE OF THE BEST FLOUI  We recoinmend to the pnbbc our  GROUND   COFFEE,  which ts a much superior article than any which eio  bo had ft-otn below. We Roast and Grind It oursclvea  and cheese tho b'ost berries, consequentfy fche public  mav be sure of its being free from adulteration.  * 1?ATTESSON &OOOBSOK.  Barkerville, Hay 18,1869. my!9  Photo^rapliic G-allery.  Begs  to  announce  that  he  has   reopened   his  BARKERVILLE,  Barkerville, May 1,1809.  J?  inBarkervillo, where be is Pw^r^(f^fute &ti  workinhisliu^inthcliigf'csts.yicortbeart.  Cirtes do Visite, Atubrolypea, M-lauotypes. Portraits in Leather, WbWe'Silk. Wocn or Cotton, views  of Houses, Cains, clcM single or Si-ereoscopic.  ���������JEWELLERy work of-all d^cr'p^oua done  perior style.   PRICES MODERATE.  "November 20  1S68.  icin b*<  DR CHIPP bas removed to his new officeftud BRITCS  STORE, next to Rennic's Shoe Store and opposite the Bank of British Columbia, wb.ere.iiiB bnsiaee*  will be carried on as usttal.  Barkerville, Juno IS, 1869. J*MI  m  \ THE CARIBOO SENTINELh������ am0������at **roa.uced "���������*** ib���������������\  ..   . ���������- . -������..ij-������^ji^  0tber war now going on in Cuba is giving an  ~"~ "     ~~       additional stimulus to the demand  for beet-  SATURDAY. JULY10, 1869.  .  the'cariboo-sentinel ���������    'A  Is published.every Wednesday,.find-Saturday; " All  dvertisoments intended for insertion, ma$F*be delly-  red at latest at ������Six'.o'clock,-P.M., the day before  publication. -.-���������'������������������ .*     _���������  TO ADVERTISERS. *  All advertisements (not inserted for any definite  period)   will be continued  until  ordered . out,   and  charged for accordingly.  TO CORRESPONDENTS.  . All communications must be accompanied by the  r*>il name and address of tho writer ; not necessarily  with a view of publishing the same, but as security  or Us good faith.  stream of emigrants from, the old   world. NEW^ADV^^^^^^  Land, open prairie land, available for settle-   " ���������   ====���������^^ri^MgyTS/  A SWEET SUBJECT.  root sugar in Europe.   Cane sugar, in consequence   of   the   Cuban   rebellion, ���������; keeps  keeps advancing in price, and we notice that  in the United States and Canada the manufacture, of sugar* from beets forms   a;���������-subject  which  is  occupying much attention*   It is  becoming necessary to. increase the'sources  of supply and .rely upon  home  production.  In Prussia the manufacture - of sugar, from  beets has reached great  perfection.    Until  within tbe last ten years the, difficulties in the  way of producing sugar from beets, bo as to  compete   successfully   against   cane-sugar,  were two���������the small percentage of sugar obtained from the'beet; and the poor quality.of  the sugar as compared with that obtained  from sane.   Now thesedrawbacks have been  successfully overcome.   A larger per cent-  age has been obtained by means of scientific  i ���������*��������� ������������������     r, .... [age has been obtained by means of scientifit  Sugar ; is   largely-consiiroed .in:British  iflvestigatfon  and  more perfect machinery,  Columbia, in proportion to,..the population, land the difficulty of erystalizing. to the same  At all points above Yale it becomes _deari I fineness as cane sugar has also "been cireum-  throiigh the cost offreight, road tolls, ete.he^te^ . ....    ^ :     '   :..    ���������-/';'  THE EMIGRATION FROM CANABA.  One "would suppose ttiat there .was some  thing radically wrong In.the institutions, c\l  mate or soil of Canada from reading the telegrams repeatedly announcing the departure  of emigrants to ,the United States, and it  would be somewhat discouraging, in view.of  our impending union with the Dominion.  were these statements not susceptible of satisfactory explanation. Mr Brvdges, Manager  of the Graud Trunk Railway, says : "/There  have been this year about 200 to 300 families  who have gone West by the Grand Trunk,  with no apparent intention of returning, and  in-addition there has I>een an excess oyer the  usual emigration to work in factories and  brickyards, of probably not less than 3,000  persons ; but it is the intention of nearly the  whole who have thus gone to return in- the  fall, bringing back with them the fruits of  their labors." He also shows that of otiose  .   ���������,    , ..,      .     ���������. ���������. .     *  -       -   ��������� i who have gone to the Western States, intend-  prmcipa   consideration in .calculating   the ing permanently to settle Ww,.a-Ia������Si&  ^L^S ha��������� already returned, and that every  sneceeaing in  this colony \* tbe cost"of theVY���������:������ -���������-u ���������    ���������     L   > ���������  ���������    "       .   V^j  .      i..-_._.r     .,.   ,.        ..��������� ���������     -       ���������      I tram is bringing back more, owing  to  those  Land, open prairie land, available for settlement at cheap rates, is the magnet which at-  I tracts the European emigrant, but the great  jprairies^to the west of Canada have been virtually closed.   Confederation is about to unlock" thenu   A road is in course of coos-traction to them.   A railway will soon follow  the pioneer wagon road, and the rich prairies  of  the  Saskatchewan  and Red river   will  quickly emerge from tho cold neglect under  which they have lain dormant    That British  Columbia will be benefitted by all.this there  can be no doubt.   An emigrant population  is restless, and a gradual increase to our numbers, through the attractions of gold mining,  may be expected.  E  NEW ADVERTISEMENTS."  -������������������a-     --..-,      ���������- --.-..-..��������� -.-p~.-f;-.-;���������',:'-.-.;������������������������   There Is any quantify of land'situato between  Tale and Cariboo, which is well suited to the  growth of sugar beets.   Such land is scarcely  fit for anything else, owing to the- abundant  proportions, of alkali if contains, and 'can be  pre-empted  or   purchased at a low figure.  Would it pay a company or a capitalist to  engage in manufacturing sugar fro ui beets,  for the supply of that part  of   the   colony  alluded to?" The cost of the machinery and  the amount of sugar consumed would answer  the question, out we have no reliable data on  which  to  form .an estimate.   It would bo  very safe to say, however, that if tbe cost of  ..the*, machinery. would, not amount to ..more  th an $ 10,004), tho man u facture 6 f sn gar from  beets would be a profitable enterprise.   We  have been told that machinery could be obtained for $5,000, by those who have been  familiar with beetroot sugar 'manufactories  in Europe.   It would  not, ��������� of course,  be  necessary to erect a tnanufactory on so extensive a scale.as those of Europe,, and the  WANTED,  A Gold Mining Claim,  Paying more than wages.  Apply at the office of this papor, or, to.     ,  ROBERT HOLLO WAY, Carpenter/  Richfield.  jul0 2m  D R AM ATI C   A S.8 6 Cl ATfON  G'  machinery. All tbe other essential conditions exist and are available. We have the  land, and the extra cost of labor iii this country-would1 be more than balanced by the  tariff, and the cost of freight and road tolls  alone ought to afford a considerable ntargin  fbr profit..! Manufacturer^of ^beet^oql; sugar  ,!.,wtfuld* have fall -ihe . protection which these  conditions give to themanufacturersCpf flour.  The first cost of tn aoh inery for flour ni ills and  the subsequent expense of'working are  very great | yetflour mills haye^ '���������-, pro ved remunerative  to   their: owners.   JSText tp ��������� the  outlay/ requisite *f6r^verecting *Aifachihery  would; be:the' difficulty of procuring the particular kin d of lab or required; 'for manufac-  turihg  sugar^ftom  beets:; , bufc A the  same  difficulty existed with reference to the manufacture of flour, most of the, 'millers,: having  been engaged abroad.   We have; heard that ���������>  this subject has been discussed in the central I  part of the colony, and that the proposed organization of a company met with a favorable  response  on. the  part of the farmers and  others..; The proposed growth of wheat and  manufacture of flour in this colony was once  a subject for ridicule.   It is so', no  longer.  Tbe farmers and millers are now among, the  richest men of the country-  No part of the;  world offers such inducements for the manu  facture of sugar as does this, so far as protection is concerned, and one manufactory at  least ought to prove a most profitable concern,   California is taking active  steps  to  promote the manufacture of sugar from beets,  notwithstanding,the;��������� competition offered by  the   Sau d wich   Is 1 a n rls     t������*i ..:������ *' ������ ���������  who have gone not finding tbeir anticipations  realized. Tbe United States newspapers make  out-a strong case against Canada and British  institutions in consequence of these minatory  movements. Now, the emigration from the  Eastern to the Western;States.is just as great  and for, similar, reasons as that from Canada.  The^difterence is tbis~the United States have  an immense back country in which, the surplus and restless population ..find an outlet  whereas Canada has none; but now -that^he'  Northwestern Territory is to be tacked on to  Canada an equally attractive field foreini-  Dominion will have an outlet of its own  Many causes combine to induce men to emigrate and the principal one is the advantages  sWemt^ ZVmntV7 ������fferS to the ^n^g  pettier. What makes the emigration from  Canada. to the Western States appear S  is the fact that emigrants from Europe^o bv  way of Canada, that being the cheapest voutl  Indeed, it is rather a source of iL/v  UNDER   THE   PATRONAGE   OF   THE  WILLIAM CREEK FIRE BRIGADE.    '  The Committee appointed hy the Amatetir Pmmatic  Assooauou tomake .in-Jingcmeats for an ontcriain.  ment  British Milium  CAPITAL, .,-   .   ���������T^"  ���������'      ^Ith power lo Incroase^'500*00^  Drafts issued on the R������n^v u  IX VAKQOUVBR- SlSlfe,  c^on^U^^y  OREGON,       I       .   * - .^R^AN?C'SC0  Ageota for tbe Bank of \W,'r7Fm^  pany's Bank. Slj  Llneo Com-  ON IRELAND���������Tbe Bank nrT^i    ,  ON MEXICO and SOUTH MlEluA   *.  ���������     London Bank   of   Mexico   ftnrtA^"Th?  .    America. ������������j"co   and  Somb  ������N F.N^VANP-'rbe Cank ofBri������,hC0ln  bi%-.IIead Oa3ce-Ea.,t India a ������m'  , , Leadeoball street. ATCm,e.  GOLD DDST AHDJABS PUHnrAwn  ���������TELEGRAPRIC TIUNSFEftS  Every description orBanklDg Bas,,,^ ,���������n9MlM.'  WMIam Creek, Carlb^  A    ^ 8' J0NES> -*������������������'��������� '  iel  r  rn '  ���������f.  ing,  JSS.  fd  hereby announce that a-Ballwill beyfven  On Friday Ere'g, July 16,  at tbe Theatre Royal, to commence at 9 o*ciock.  Tickets, $5 each; may ho obtained of the Committee, Messrs. Geo. Grant J. Bowron, i.Z', Kootrh aud  F. Perret, ' julOUl  EtEY'S AMUNITI0������  THE BOXEK CARTRIDGES  ForPniiler-Bofleld of -577 borf,  and for the H'.'nry, and Mar-  tiDi Honry Kifles of .450 b'������ro,  adopted by her 3f������j������sly,.t? War  Department, also of -o00 b<������re  for Miijtarv Rifles.  WATERPROOF CENTRAL-  FIRK MBTAMUC CARTRIDGES with enlarged Baa:>  for small bores, adopted by  foreign governments for con-  vertftd-Ctiassepot, Berdan, Rc-  miniKtonandotiierRifles; also   Cartridges   for   Ballard.: tho  ;irrir;,uri-g������/  Spencer,and,American Henry  Repeating Rifles. '  The if BLEY ROXERJ> are the cheapest Girt ridges  knov^a, carrying their own ignition, and being made  wholly of motal, are water proof and imperishable in  any climate.  The above Cartridge cases (empty) of all sizes, and  for the different systems ot Breech-loadinsr Rifles,.can  be had with or without the suitable Bullets and Machines for finishing the Cartridges,  BOXER CARTRIDGES of -450 bore for Revolving  Pistols, used in ber.Majesty*s Navy.  COPPER RIM-FIRE CARTRIDGES of all sizes, for  Smith & Wesson's, Tranter's and other Pocket Ro,  I.volvers. V  *'" ���������  PIN-CARTRIDGES for  Lefaucbeux  12 m. 9-m. and 7-m. bore.  CENTRAL-FIRJE and PrN-FrRE CARTRIDGES for  all-sizes and systems of Guns, Rifles and Revolvers.  rt-L-J A IVI    RENNIE,  bootAiaker,  OFFERS FOR SALE THE BEST ASSORTMENT OF  BOOTS to be found on William Criek.  BOOTS MADE TO ORDER,  Warranted not to be eurpassed by any made od th  i'aciflc coast.  GUM BOOTS CONSTANTLY ON HAND.  noUcfAIRrNQ d������DC lQ tbe bCSl -mAnncr- al shyrlw������  Fn connection with tho above, he bt������g$ to notify hi.?  friends ami the public, that be bus on hand a clioico  assortment, of OH0CERrE3 and DRY GOOF>5J, nwi  hopes, by keeping a well selected stock oa hand, to  merita share of public patronage.  ^5-OPPOSITE BANK OF BRITISH COLUMBIA *%$  Bark-crville, May.5, 180?).   Cariboo Market.  Revolvers  of  Desires to inform tbe inhabitants of Barker-  Wile, Ricbfleld and vicinity that he has  opened a shop in Knott's new building,  where; he will sell j; butchers meat of the  choicest description; at -  From 10; to 15 6ts; per lb.,:  and:he trusts to receive a share of busiaesa  and to-;-''--    r^yi-y ������������������������������������..ff-   '-;  a   .���������^ .^.Kiwoui truns, Kifles and Revolvers.  Double Waterproof and E. B, Caps, Patent Wiro Car-  tridges,.FeIt Gun Waddings for Breech and Muzzle  Loaders, and every description of Sporting and Military Ammunition.  ELE Y   BR OTH ERS.,  GRAY'S  INN  ROAD,   LONDON-  JWHOLESALE ONLY.        jui0 26tlaf  BrirksrvjMo, ,Tunc '2$~i&&?.  jo2a lm  Wi fn ess���������J eaoats HAnreK.  ?X>-PT������ M^.EESE,  SEN AY.  ju71m  sugar: Tbe ���������?X W8 * "^o^ ."0we^ *" ^awback to  t������l^Z?*  eomething to 2\ h thl ^"ed ^tates   b** mcreas,n������ nu,nbers has been eZ������T A  kj_ HOUSE.  T^HIS  HOUSE,  NEAR  THE   MOUTH OF  X    Stout GulcJi,  IS   NOW   OPEN,  And the finest qualities of Liquors, Wines and Cigars  may be bad at tbe Bar.    Trv thern,  F. PAGDEN, Proprietor.  Half-Way House, July 6, 1869. ju7 lm  New Grocery and Liquor  Store.  CHOICEST LIQUORS   Wtv��������� p  ^  ������������������������������ Invites his frlotd^ & CIGARS,  quality. -nonuband  tho  pnI,)ic {A t-Jftt ^  BEGS IJEAV"^\to Inform the Ladies and Gentlemen  of Barkerville and vicinity that he has spared no  paJnsin fitting up a..:���������.:���������  BATHING    ROOM  for tbeir actcommodation, next door to TAVLOR'S  Drug Slore, and hopes to merit a share of their patron*  ago.  Ho is also prepared to All Teeth with Gold, Silver or  Tin "Poll; set in Teeth on pivots, repair Plato and ex>  tract Tcoth. Having considerable experience in that  line, 5tr Lewis fools assnro/l of giving saUsfactlon.  joiaim ���������  Newspapers & Periodicals  TP YOU WANT CHEAP READING, gel CLVTE k  i- CLARKSON, News dealers, New Westminster, to  supply you with Papers and Magazines. _  Thcir.pricesnreover50 FEB GENT. LOWER  than Express prices.  Papers from any part of the world can be had  through thcra, . ������ ,. ,   nr  &W For particulars of prices, send Tor ft lt?**-  apply to JOHN BOWUON, Postmaster, Barkomll^  Barnard's Express,   ��������� ^itNlNO, and return at o ������."������������������  the foliowing Monday.   The Express will close every  Sunday night at 0 o'clock.  For rates of Freight and passage, npply to  & ORMAND>i  Agent, BarkcrvlHc-_  Juno .10.  9^  fctle  -bt  a;  ur;  W(  oct  deu  leE  bi  fed i  lotto  lofa  ���������me1  leDi  ���������nea  ;0bii  Slchar  *jR:COm  ^Sreek  Sffifcrom  B  Mnefurv  ���������"^HlbSIOR  nd ei  filial  nda  ed o  sliou  ingr  lunn  of t  Introt  nts.  gme  ������ dec'  ���������Hwilliar  J������es a  JPalif������i  we us  ^S^������ce  Rsluice  Kline  Jirso  ^fl)D Of  Bititloc  ^0 feel  Hhat  SNI rail  to crt  fe  h\  nisi  Vol!  -Si.il  Ju  jchara  ju.3im    ln>y2tf A% DuXOUVlQX &-K.VIUA-  W'h  gm  tfy-L-.'^f  e������JU*ii'ttf*iXBM9*m: kt������04ium{l 4 I   if  THsfranlT, jply 10, im'AA.  INNING INTELLIGENCE A    ^  '; UGtlTNlNP OREEK.        ���������;[��������������������������� A /.-. ���������  ���������~ Dunbar cov;washed,up 150.oft' for-iye  ?f. the Lightning co. about 30 oz.    Ihe  ^���������' ca'commeoced to wash ;ftfa- week,  Fifeshke Lasalco. are sinking a new  The Davis co. hare not yet .got oed-  ' There are several  other  companies  ng  but so far have not met with any  filler & co. are fixing their flume  and  Vbox, and will commence to wash next  Ktfi/��������� The Dela'tre co. are doing well.  |n4e & co. have bottomed their shaft at  low end of the creek, and -found   the  ?ock dipping toward the bill.   They feel  ident of success. . .:������������������ '?:. y: '���������_.;���������..; '.",:. . :..  /" aniiKUSON CRKBK;/^-^>';'  le Emily co. are prospecting on tbe "right  i bench of tbe creek. Wisconsin co;  led up 45 oz. for the week. .'. Tho .Warren  fottoraed their shaft and struck.;a> ipvps*  fofabout a dollar to:the pan.,::',' 'ry.,,,^-.  ���������;..... 1UVW. CREEK. A. *A .; .'* 0Af/-A  ameward Bound co. are making small  k .OneChiaese cb. are making^wages.  FBTERS CREEK..' A-     ��������� ;'��������� _;;���������..������������������ Ay.  ; Discovery co. are ground-sluicing, and  aking good wages;       "' - :A  '; burxs creek/ ' J'���������;Kv,.:,-���������'���������';. ���������"/  nes and co, are making ���������abpntfcwagesy  Chinese co. are rocking and -making  sages. -."..,-   ' -. _.:... -:j,A- . ��������� v,.:.;, ,~������.  g|| ..-:'" ��������� EAGLE CREEJL '������������������;$ ' ?YfeV'4 ".'���������"'  |||pbards & co. are doing well,..".? 'i; V' ^.;;';:";j  hK-..    v" oK6*nxo creek:,. v:-\  |B[ company baye started out to prospect  jglpreek, and are determined to test it tbor-  Sf1/- ��������� ��������� '���������/: ���������/'*-./rAi.jy[,  |SR.'"������������������ "',       dragon, .'creek.-- ?A  glBo company who are running the tunnel  ||||]iis creek are in between. 600 and:700  ^gind have struck high bed-rock about 60  raproin the surface. '������������������  Hfeftmpany are siukin'g V shift 'oii^this  ^g, with favorable prospects.       ..'"...' ;;','.  I   i . MINING COURT,.   ;;  mcfarc C. Brew, E>q., Gold Commissioner.)  JI*  Wri  1  ft  Wki>xbs������at, J illy, 7, 1869,  1.1am Crebk Bedrock Flume Co. vs.  sum Co.���������Suit to eject defendants from  i entered by them in contravention of  lliain Creek,bedrock Flume Ordinance,  jndants alleged.that the Flume co.  ed over 100 feet of ground, 'and that  should be compelled to lay their flume  ling to the terms of their charter ; that  lurae co by not complying with the  of the charter had forfeited their right  >trol or use the ground claimed by de-  its. ; ,"���������       ,. ���������  graent postponed until 9th.  S. Friday, July 0,1S69.  ^Jt^1*1��������� of tbe Gold Commissioner ap-  ���������K-n- es"bstantiaUy as follows:. That  :HPllllan d'cek Bedrock Flume Ordinance  {HE* *".������������ creek mining ground above  ���������mm���������fo���������������a company's ground for the ex-  WmL ?!\ ���������    tb������hBedrock Fl��������������� co. until  ������������������?taB *<* i  ������>at ^ soon as thev  ������peir flume they are bound to stake off  rrJS ���������Wr?w or from the fiui������e 5  that thev  'MUd sn 5 .!th? S������7ard co- tuul that the  NBn of  hi������lWe considered as a  l������ hat u    Ihe front Hno of t'sc forward  $mk\\ nininlJ^ "m������, ������,0' are not entitled to  ' WRo ?Sf ��������� and' ^eir Cbarter oonflttiiiff"  ^^l10 cre('K claims only, to  ������ COUNTY COURT.   '  HK HiS ^8bJf lh^������f ^sticc ������a<i C. Brew,  ^K       ^q., Comny court Judge.)     .-  ������s Paid 0   bSalf ?/������ Ull0P' ��������� (1������n������   ancl  If ^fttt0* F^F������r ������������  KB  Bali..���������We understand that the preliminary steps have been taken for the ball proposed tobe given on orabout the;;i6th insfc;;  in aid of the funds of the Amateur Theatrical  Club, Invitations will be forwarded to the  people along the^road andiof Quesnelmouth.  The Amateurs have; never appealed to the  liberality-of the people of Rarkerville in  tneiF;:'*??<>rts to secure a theatre for their  amusement, but have, always given a fair return for what- tbey; have received; in the  shape of a performance. We trust that' tlie  ball will be a success in every sense; ���������' [After  the above was in type, we received an advertisement in reference to the ball, which appears in another column, and to which we  invite attention.] ,    -".'/���������;.������������������'���������.'..���������  ".White Pr^fi���������This ought to be one of the  richest mineral countries |U; the world if al!  that is reported of it is true. New veins, new  ledges and new strikes are.every; day ^being  made according to the reports of' newspaper  correspondents. It is difficult, however, to  understand why the country is suffering so  ni ucli, as was stated in the le Iter of Mr J.  Ad air, in consequ en ce of the mil Is .ch arging  $30 a ton for the crushing"of the ore. Surely  pre/that pays $2000 to the ton ought to leave  a handsome profit to -the owners. There's  something rotten in She stater, of ,;hews|taper-  dom* ��������� ;;   A>t   _ -Ay ���������������-;.������������������,';    -*: :,  ViAccrDEkT-^OhTu'esday last; MrBeedy and  Rev. Mr ^Derrick ��������� ��������� were proceeding to JVan  Winkle. when the tongne of tbeir buggy broke  and th e horses ran a way and u psetth e. veh tele  in the. canyon? fragging the; rey. .gentleman  :for a^utaroci under death ^the buggy, when  the horses extricated themselves and the buggy  ; went oyer the;;cahypn,".;���������; Mr Derrick;received  injuries ivhich^:<5piifi-d*ed.,|iinaiCJfci bed Jor two  d ays, b ft t we u n d ers tan d th at he wi 11 be ab le  to attend to Ms pastoral dnti.es.in Barkerville  on Sun day. as usual. Mr .Beedy escaped with  slight injury. :  ,'  'il feotfATioxs.-^Todd &;C6. have donated $50  la aid of the funds for building a chiirch for  the;;ReVi Mr. Reynard ; Meachara &jSfasori.  ;S50:; and Pearson: Bros.; $25. % H;iFiU-  geral and F. V.'; LeeV havei- also giveni $25  eacli ('and $20 lkve been collected by ctiil-  dren^vA subscription list is ai each of the  Ban lis,; where, parties wishing to give assistance to promote the good work can giv& in  ���������their names:and the amounts they feel dis-  posed to icoritrib'uteV:���������-��������� Ar- ��������� ''. r' ���������,-  . Not ice.���������fe C. McGall um h as reo pen ed  business in the store next.above the Bank Of  British Columbia, where he has a large as:  ipprtraent of; Dry Goods, comprising Pants,  Shirts,[A,Drawers, Neck-Ties and other apparel. Also, a lot of best French and  English Tweeds, Mr. McC. continues his  ftuloring business, and makes Pants to order,  and of the. best material. He. sells his goods  cheap and for cash. / *  ,. GEqr.oGXOAL Woxdkr��������� A redwood log has  been struck at the depth of 2SO feet' while  boring for an artesian well in SahtaClara.  When it is understood that this logwasfound  at-a depth of over two hundred feet below  ���������tbe sea level, it will.be readily imagined that  there have been some high old geological  pranks performed on this coast at some time  during the ages gone.     >  Shot���������Judge George 0. Belt, a well known  citizen of Merced county,.California, while  standing in front of J. A. Jackson & Co.}s  warehouse, in Stockton, was approached  and shot dead by William Dennis, an ex-Alder man. It appears that an old feud had  existed between tbe parties resulting from a  lawsuit.  Mlyimg Brevities,-���������The Barker co. washed  up 2-l| oz, on Thursday, at noon ; the Foster-  Campbell eo., 39 oz. ; the Coombs co., 36 oz.  for one and a-half days' run. The Felix co.  are doing well. The White Pine co. got off  the lead in the early part of the week, but  found it again on Thurdfiy. The Wilson co.  are clcauing up about 2 oz. to the hand per  day.  Tctk Best Coffee.���������In order to obtain a  first-class coffee, it is necessary to secure the  very best berries, and to roast them according to the most approved method. This is  done by Wilsox & RrcKMAX, Fort Street  Victoria, who are prepared to furnish, for  cash, Coffee that never fails to elicit the ap  probation of those who use it. *  JUxiy, ��������� Yesterday afternoon rain commenced falling in plenteous showers, and  continued doing so all day. It comes most  opportunely. The scarcity of water has been  a serious drawback to the development of  the mines for the past four weeks.  Prospectors���������Several miners have gone  out to Harvey and Keithley creeks, in consequence of the reported new strikes there.  A good deal of prospecting is going on at  these creeks.  Tnw hose for the Fire Brigade is expected  to arrive by Barnard's slow  about the 16th inst.  express, on or  v A Bathometer���������One of the latest among  the many nseM inventions by: Americans is  a new bathometer, with which it is claimed  accurate soundings to any depth of the ocean  may be^taken. At; thei monthly meeting of  the association for the Advancement*of Science, and; Art, at the Cooper Institute, this/  ������fy instrument was exhibited and explained;  ^CtjRiona^The sea beach atr Santa' Cru25i  California, was lately: strewn with millions of  a shellfish known as the Nautilus, or Portn-  guese man-of-war. They are inhabitants of  tropical latitudes ;only,'and it is siipposed  that an earthquake Wave has drifted them on  to the Santa Cruz coast.  Strike.^After the expenditure -of a large  amount of money and labor, the Lone Star  company, 6h Conklin gulch, have succeeded  in running their tunnel to bed-rock^ and oil  Thursday tbey took out $16 to the pan.   .  v l.MFRovixo.-eA couple of men are engaged  improving the Grouse creek trail, which has  become rather ; too rough in places for the  passage; of animals.;-1 ������������������"      ��������� ������������������"-;";  : CENNEL'sox^team,arrived irbm Quesnelmouth on Wednesday.        A        ,���������=���������   ./; <  ������������������������������������  Westwa.ro ho!---A meeting of influential  merchants and others took place in Toronto  a few weeksjago tovrebeive;tbe,report of the  committee appointed to pre pare, a prospectus  for a company. The committee recommended the e'o hstruefcion of a railway from  Fort William; to; IJaihy Lake; a:distance of  about 156; miles, at a cost Of $ii000,000-; a  canal with, two locks at Fort Frances, at a  cost of $200,000 ; and ;the purchase of two  steamers for Rainy Lake and the Lake of the  Woods at $60,000: ; From Lake of the Woods  to Fort Garry, abou t 95 miles of railway,  costing about r$2,000,000, :��������� would be : the  second section. The capifal required would  be, therefore; about$6,600,000 ; aiyl if Gov-  eminent; would grant 8,000,000 acres of land  in>;alternata: ^sections, and;: guarantee : :the  bonds of the Company, to the extent of; $2������  500,000, the project would be a success, and  Fort Garry ^Ould be placed within 40 hourss  travel pf Fo^i William, on Lake Superior.;  A Brave LpRDrrAn actv of extraordinary  gallantry was performed by Lord Walter  Kerry corainariderof her jf ajesty's ship; HeEr'  cules, off'Lisbon;   When sending down top-  gal Iant; yards .'= at sunset a man feiToverboard  from the maintopgallant yard.    The commander j Lord >VaI ter Kerr,,who .=was on the  poop, at once Sung off his cap and jacket and  then plunged  after him;! The man was at  some distance from the ship when Lord Kerr  jumped overboard, bu t after : considerable  exertion he reached and supported the unfor?  tun ate man until   both were rescued by a  boat from tbe ship. The chances for any man  overboard in the Tagus are few enough, and,  but for the gallantry of his commander the  man had no chance at all, having becomtf in-  sensible.from a blow. ,  Curious Facts.���������The . English Registrar-  General publishes a remai'k&ble Illustration  of the .", infallibility" which seems to belong  to some statistical calculations. It is calca-  lated, from the experience of many years,  that the number of persons who ought to be  killed by- horses in London in the first 19  weeks of the year is 74, . Iu the first 18 weeks  of 1869 only 66 were killed, and it seemed as  if science were for once at fault. In the 19th,  however, 8 were killed, and tho number made  up as completely as if it were part of the law  of nature that some four persons a week  should be killed by horses.  Whit-tlers���������Therei are only two marrlaWe*  aMe girls at Cobs, Oregon:? On Sundays half  a dozen or more young fellows sit all day on  the^verandahs in front of- the ladles' houses,  wWle each fair one: looks at her fpUowprs  through the half-opened window. The lovers  all the while are whittling bits of'white pine.  At dark they move home-;i but the damsels  find these visits profitable, ��������� for there is gener*  ally left behind a pile of shavings big enough  to light fires for the rest of the week.; '���������';';V'  >, Change of FoRTUNB.~Mr, George Hudson  was once so wealthy that his social entertain-  l meats were frequented by princei3;> and  nobles, arid he .was: named: th������** Railway  King" of England. He Is now so poor that  in Sunder J and, which he: once rep resen ted i n  the British Pariiament,;; a > subscription has  been started for the ��������� jpurppse; of, providing  him with an annuity. A-r ;    ���������:    'j  Useful:���������A machine ;has been; invented!  and used recently in;California for ditpbing  and fence 'rhaking. ; The instrument makes  d itches four ��������� feet derip .and embankmeh to*  The invention is noted as a>valuable ohe for  ^he plains.. of California. ��������� It ��������� is an'? inverted  cone, studded with spade blades. Its revolution is described as so rapid that the blades  are invisible.  The Emperor of Russia h^s issued a decree  ordering that all :rednced: Polish noblemen  shall be conducted to the fertile plains of tbe  Eastern provinces, for "the purpose' of; founding colouies, onr grounds gratii itously ceded  to them for that purpose; Many families  have already availed themselves of this decree; "     ������������������.,'������������������"���������'." ; ; "r '  There is now a newspaper for?the Engliah  comrahnity nestlingViti the :healthy hills of  Bengal. It is called the fcarjeeling Adver-  tiser|and:is pubiiBbed^among^he^Himalayas,  within sight of^;the Chinese jppsts in Thibet.  Invextion?by^jl ^o^x^!A Mrs Halli of  San Francisco, haiiinyenteda and; pa tented a  volcanic furnace for smelting ores, and ha3  been awarded a premium for the invention.  r Bqoty.^���������A^ -farmer^ in '/England- recently  plowed up an old; boot, in which he found  ������50 in gold and silver.  . Napoleox /jsllosir^-^lijfl; sang froidr His  guard at the Tuilleries has been increased by  5QQA     ' ���������;,        ..'    \- ���������������������������'     '   :, .:.-���������   -..'.  NEW ADVERTISEMENTS.  A Great Idea.���������Some far-seeing individual, in view of what was done in Lake Haarlem, Holland, has suggested that Lake Erie  be drained for occupancy by man when all  our other lands shall have been taken up.  This enthusiastic individual says the time  will come whoa the land under Lake .Ecus  will be of more value than the water within  it and when that time comes, man will say to  the waters, ���������'March," and they will go, leaving the land for man's occupancy. Its  greatest depth is but two hundred and  seventy feet, and its drainage would be an  easy matter.  -  Yellow Fever ix Soutu America���������The  yellow fever is very severe in the southern  part of Peru. In Tacua one-seventb of the  entire population have died from it. and all  the leading people of the place have been  among the victims. It is also proving very  fatal at the Chincha Islands, and among the  persons who have died from the fever there  are several American and English ship cap-  tains. In tbe northern part of Peru the fever  has as yet prevailed very little, and Lima  and Callao have been almost entirely exempt  from its fatal ravages.  The New York Herald says that a startling  number of private residences are being destroyed throughout the South by the work of  incendiaries.  ?  s  my26  At DbNOUVION;& KURTZ.  A Perfect Cure.  T THOS. FLETCHER'S SBCOND-HAXD STORB  __ and General Repairing;Sbop,will be found A  Lathe capable of Turning and fitting up Car Axled  and Wheels, Hydraulic Nozzles, Hose Couplings, &c,  and all repairs of metal work done with neatness.  To be found.also; .Cooking Stoves, Sheet Iron Stoves,  Pumps, Hose,.Nails, Picks, Shovels,, and almost'every*  thing requisite for Miners' use at low prices.. * -  UPPER BARKERVILLE.    ,...'���������;   nl(  Selling offat Cost!  !  M.   WOLFF IS SELLING  OFF. HIS ENTIRE  well-assorted  stock of Clothing,   Furnishing  Goods, Boots, Hats, "Cigars, Tobacco, Matches, Pipes,  Stationery, &c, AT COST!  JEp'CaU and judge for yourselves before purchasing  elsevs^hcre.: \ . jc22 lm  ASSAY  OFFICE.  ^rHIS Office will bo ready for business on or about  I Monday next, July 5th, in Kane's new buil lug,  Barkerville. .  CHARGES:  For Assays of Gold Bullion % (one-half)pf 1 P*t cent,  Deposits under $800 will be charged $4,  Assays of Mineral Ores, $10 each.  W. HITCHCOCK, Chief Melter.  Barkerville, June 30,1869. je 30 lm  J AS. P. TAVLOR desires to state that he still keeps  on his business at the old stand, where he 1ms  Patent Medicines of all kinds on hand. Also FRESH  GARDEN SEEDS. Prescriptions carefully compound,  ed at reasonable rates. Kext door to Cunlo's Brew-  ery. .  Barkerville. May 5.1869.     .  Itn  ADAMS & PEA ROY,  .   .     BARKERVILLE,  Have ao hand a choice selection of  CAST IRON COOKING STOVES  TIN  PLATE  AND  SHEET  IRON  With various other articles in theirline of trade.  $������p> All Jobbing in the Tin. Sheet Iron, Copper nnA  Zinc*ratio attended to, and warranted to give satis.  faction. n'-,t3  ������������������   <i AN UNPLEASANT REGION.  ; [CorrespondenceSan Francisco Exainineri] ; :;  la Elkd I met several persons just from  White Pi-aev^T^yma^n*^ of ;iheiii ;say tlJat  they have no; aoiibt relative to ^e ri<Anes*f <jf  the silver min^s; bufi:;many of them: said; ..."#���������  they could get>^  iucludirig; Hamilton  on condition of being, obliged to live there,  tbey would not accept;*the offer^ I coafess I  would n^  town;   The weather: Suriag y the; time11 have  ^aiinng; flowing; and. ^rce^-gg,: Sometiiries  STBAMMS, BXPR]SS/FpB^ARpiNG,,&c  THIS steamer is now, inaici n g regal ar trips between  i Soda Creek and' (^1163^61630111-11: connecting with,  Barnard's Express; 4      a?      ' ������������������ - ������������������������������������ ,'\ ��������� *'������T,"' ��������� '",������������������: ���������   ;   i.  j^i^The steamer is not responsible' for; leakage or  Oils, or other liquids shipped in tins. .,  DanMson's Bridge, Ques-  -���������/. [ y //rnel���������'- River. "������������������ //���������  R.   CHARLES   PAN1ELS0N  dpsir,es; :* to  inform.  Traders, Packers, Travellers and bthers that the  i Prairie "lb tbe 16-Mile Post beyond  VICTORIA ADVERTISEMENTS.  Road; from-Dog  Qucsnciroouth is now open and in good- condition for  ,���������.- .���������-.;-,-r ���������   ��������� i        ir   i. i Pack-Trains and'^o*dki;'"i������i'a'thBt't"li<^,'l������':ftbnndnnpie  tli������ wind was SO: high that 1 expected, my tent of fi-ood fce(i throughout.   There; is a bouse of enter-  TheMkulmeduat covered I taiumeni oi the briiigo; t -������������������"'��������� J*is  to be b 1 own nw&y  *��������� I every thing���������our faces/1 hair and clothes.  A; change has fcafcen place ih^he weather  within the last few days^    the wind has  ceased to blow ; no more rain or snow, but  >: old Sol has corae out in his glory, not only to  warm hot tq bum up everything that is exposed.   The heat now surpasses anything I  have ever felt in the warmest time in Sacramento.   It is dangerous to remain any time  exposed to the sun.  Several old San Francisco men are here.  Dr. Cole owns a block or two, and is building.  Col. Henley is also interested in real estate.  All the property owners speak as if this place  would be' a  flourishing city soon.    Peter  Owens is here, after being at White Pine.  Several have returned sick from White Pine ;  many, I believe will never'again see San  Francisco.   In the hope of making a fortune  at White Pine they ^contracted disease that  will soon carry them off.' Pneumonia is the  prevailing disease.   There have been several  cases of small-pox and some deaths.  The people up here have been much disappointed at the few passengers arriving from  the East... We had a Chicago merchant to  .visit us. He brought along with him twenty  barrels of whiskey. After much solicitation,  fcftso\dit,at $1 pec gallon, laid down. Bis  losses were some hundreds, of dollars.' Liquors  have been a drug here, selling at less than  San Francisco prices.,  June 10, 18G9.    ,  BAILE Y?S Hotel, / Lausley, Street, > Vic torn, is st.ill  open for the accorn mod a ti on pf t ravel! crs;. an d  the Table and Beds are kept in the usual Batlsfactory  siyle,.rrA:r-.:ArA-^----;r;.-r���������[AAy:^:-A '���������JjA*m)r-  T. BRIGE,      ;  -TAILORj  GOVERNS} EOT STREET,   "VICTORIA.:  :���������" Orders from: up-cdnniry ^punctniklly attended, to...  ;iio-vv*E brgs., ;  Importers and . Comtn isslon   Me re ha n ts,'  I u sn ra nee  ������������������-'���������''; '.   Agems, etc., , ; ' ' .        ���������-'   ^   ','  Wbnrf Street; .'���������'���������. ���������/' Af'Ar '���������'  ./y'': -?S'"   Xlctoria, \% I.  ^^^miS  H  A^X^mM^N^TlCEA^  ON THE FIRST DAY OF JUNE AXD.QK THE FIRST  and 15i-u day of each month thereafter  Barnard's  Express  Will despatch  A FAST FREIGHT TEAM FROM TALE,  Making the trip to Barkerville iu about 14 days.  Vnlil foitber notice,  RATES   OF   FR.EIGHT  By these teams, on all parrels of 50 lbs. aud upwards  ���������v     ���������;. w.nibc  25 Cents per lb.,  exclusive of Road Tcl!s.   ,  Parties shipping by theso team? must order goods  to be.marked "Per Barnard's Express SLOW"���������  otherwise .tbey will be seut by regular Express and  ���������charged accordingly.  Shippers may depeod on tbe regular!!? of those  teams,"for whether with i'ult freight"or Dot they will  cone through. . - . "������������������  May 14, 1SC0. . F.J.BARNARD.  :,AA.y R^-ROBjEHT-fg,';=  Tailor, (Successor to JS. Bead.,) G-ovexniaent  ���������-*���������':'-��������� Street, Victoria.; '":'.:'.../A  ���������.?"���������"������;/  Orders attcud,cd to with*cavei and despatch.  ^���������^(SHOT.   " " ~  Dispetrsine; Chemist and Dnugisi.   Importer of Eng  lish Drills, Cbem'Ci''- Patent ilcdjciucs end  "Pmv"umerv, VicLonaj V,. J.  Orders from Ihe up-conou/ puociuallv attended to  May 1, 1SG9. ';������������������. -      '���������������������������-���������-.   6m  D.  SPENCER,  Importer of Books, SiP'tiupeiy, aod Fancy. Foreign  M.'uuracUnes.  FOHT, STREET, V1CT0B1A, B. 0.  Ifaylj 1SG9.---  ���������;���������.,.- -~~n���������j  Packing, BagJ^Iaking," etc.  THB'uwdor.^snccl pnnouuee^ that bo pnckoGoods in  Victoria for (be Upper Couoiry, aud manufactures  Bagsfor M������!t������?, Wcrc'ianis. and Farmers. ' AH kinds  or Macijjao dewing done. Orders prompil^ atteuded  to. D. KAUFMAN,  AS^on band, apa is coos tan ily repfe*! !  a;?sortmentor CLOTHS  Oi<k<iZik^Zm* * \m������-4  INGS, which be Is tlJSvld' to^SSff? ?*W^  KSme no effort In so������ccUn> and keen!  To, large-  prie.es   ii i rtnp **txi  ^mj^^^rs tbey oDereve^cUlIy'^l  ���������Anr*124. IS69.  Sm  Yates St.   Victoria.  Henry l^atlian, Jr., & Qo;,  importers and General Commission Mercbauts.  A largo assortment ol Pry Goods. Liquors, and Groceries'constantly on*bai������<|.  Wharf Street,        - . . Victoria, V. I.  5*tayl.lS69. , '3m  jnyl 6m  ROBERT   BURNABY,  I*AND AGENT, Etc.,-    ' ,:  GovEE.vfMKNT St������ kkt, v/cTosri, V. i,  ^���������m-^ ^__r~-   ':m ) y/r" *-^"5g*--'1  VALE AVVERTISESS?^^  Coflee!: Cofee^!!^ Coffee Ul  A BARLOW desires to Iniv^m /the-neuple of"offl  ��������� inletfor and upper country, that bavin*oh!^-I  tamed the necessary machjneiv and tinware he it ^  now prepared lo iuvn'sh a first classquality of Coffef^  roasled, prepared and put uo in tlns^ accordfogtotbi-  latest approved scientiflo principles, and warranlsit-  to be.super'or to any oilier.      ��������� ������������������������*���������'������-- -.-%!  Groceries, Dry Goods, Tinware, Clothing ; Garden>n  Field nod other Seeds. English and Colonial. ': -v. .'  ,   Talc, 51 av 1,18C9.  Important   to   Traders  ? r  Chief Justice Chase has ruled thafc the  United States Governmeht cannot collect  Income-taxA.from --forelgaers who hold its  bonds, and-thai the suins already collected]  must be refunded.A}'A*''AA'.:  * Great activity seems to prevail in the telegraphic world, besides ttie French Atlantic  Cable  and  the British Indian Submarine,  whicb Is being rapidly proceeded; with, we  read o fa scheme for .connecting the North of  Scotland with. Canada,.-by means of a line  from "Wick, turoiigh the Orkrieys; Faroe, and  Iceland.   Numerous other telegraphic enterprises are reported in the English; papers,  Professor Pelizzari, of Florence, has hit  upon a. cure for somnambulism. It simply  consists in winding once or twice round one's  leg, on going to bed, a thin flexible copper  wire, long enough to reach the floor." Eight-  een somnambulists treated ia this way have  been either permanently or temporarily cured.  The Oazzetta Medica, of Venice, whick reports the; fact, says that copper wire is known  to dissipate magnetic somnambulism, and that  this circumstance led the professor to have  recourse to this strange remedy.  A Society bas been formed in the States  which calls itself the Anti-taxation Society.  Its ideas may best foe explained by an extract from the speech of the President of tbe  Society  at a recent meeting ia New York.  <*If, for instance, funds sufficient were not  aised to pity the Governor's salary, we should  bave no Governor ; if funds were not raised  fco pay our Judges'salaries, we should have  no Courts of Justice,   People would pay for  what they wanted fo have, and not, as now,  for a great deal they did not want.   At the  game time the stealings would be stopped,  and an army of officials would be dispensed  with."  LL "FREIGHT COIsSlC.SEO TO J. C. BBEDY,  s-JL Ya>c, B. C, will he forwarded to any p;>rt of  tho CoJouy, on the roofet r^souab^e tern?.'?, iiee ol commission. AGENTS;  Mill.ird & Bcedy,    )        DeDouv''Oh& Kurtz,    \  Vicloria. j DaikcrvM'.c, j  Barkcrvme, April 17ih, 1SG0.  LEOAL NOTICES, &c.  IN THE SUPREME COUKTOF THE MAlN-  .   LAND OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.      ���������  In the matter of the Estate and EfTects of iWILLIAlt  .-;;.' WINMARD, deceased, 1*3testate. :.'v  ALL persons who are in deb ted to the ahevo estate  \ are required to pay the amounts dn6 for lb with,  and all persons who have ony claims against; the  above, estate are required to send in their accounts on  or before the 11th day of September, 1869; to  CHAS. E. POOLEY,  ^ t "i'W.!"\ ������ ..' A A ���������   -���������   ������Jflcial Administrator.  ��������� Dated R>chfield, 11th Jane, 1869. :    jel6 td  IN  THE   SU3PREME   COURT   OF   THE  MAINLAND OF BRITISH COLUMBIA.  In the matter of the. Estate and Effects of MICHAEL  CABNEY, deceased, intestate.       .  A-LL persons who. are indebted to the above Estate  ������*��������� -are required to pay tbe amounts duo forthwith-  ^ ?? P������rsons ^*b0 have aijy c1i��������������� against the above  estate are required to send in their accounts m or  before the 24th day of September,,1869 to  ���������  . CHAS. E. POOLEY,  'Dated Richfield, 24th June, 1806^a^AdmlniS%r>  Dissolution of Corjai-tiier-  ship.  THE Coparlnorship heretofore 9xtti*ag under  tho  from^this date Iw^i tbe firm of VAN VOLKENBURGH  ������������5?S^^^?������^ ��������� **������ ������d de-  JEROME HARPER.  Barkerville, B.C., Juno ttft,^"0���������11"^  DUCK   &   SANDOVER,  Wagon and Carriage Maker?.  Blacksmtlbs, etc., Govern rnent SI., VicUiria, between  Johoson ai.ul Co^-u3or.int Sirceis. west tide. "  Orders from the wop 2 r cou nUy solicited aod Attended  10 with disi>aic!).  May 1,1869. __J ^  Pacific   Telegraph   Hotel,  OTOR'B SIveeL beiweeo Herald and IV-ard. Victo  na     Mcals.ataM.bours.    Eoaid and Lod^ner ner  week $5 00 @&Qj 50 .   Per day, $X.   SiugtS ufeals,  3-������ 1-2 een is.   Beds, 50 ceo; 3. . '  May 1,1861).  ASDRE W ASTHICO;: Proprietor.  ���������" :���������'        ..    rr,:A.6m ���������.-  FORT    YALE   HOTEt;  Front Street, Tale, British Colombia. ,  THIS hot?so has excellent accommodation/forTra^  vol 1 er������. G ood beds, s u peridr fare, and tbo W-  of Liquors at tbe Ear.' Stabling for .animals; aM  and Oa ts a t 1 h e Jo w es t ra I es.   ; . ��������� -A-i  Mayi$.78C9.    u     K1LLIV ,4b LANE, Propriclors;;-^|  NEW WESTMINSTER AB������ERTISEMEWi  s  E..;WATSON1, ���������:///:r  WATCHMAKER.    JEWELLER    AND   EN-  St.^ichpias Hotel, Victoria.T.}.     Chronometers and Watches cleaned, rr^ufred. and w^auicd  "rJ.'v^^'P1���������'*??.of ,Jewellevy madc to order.     p|a\q  6m  a^i?ria?8 ������fcal Eolrarib������ DPa**y. executed.  a C. G-EROW,  CARRIAGE   AND   "WAaOH  BUILDER,  Corner Government and Pandora Streets  . East side, Victoria. V. j . ���������  ites orders for every description"'of vehie  'Executes vjuuL-sivr every oescripiion of vehicle  :-i57V2Lfas?ril5Plt of ^������������ou8 always on hand.  Cheap for Cash.  May 1. 1869.  A  6m  A.   CASAMAYOU,  ���������Wholesale Dealer in���������  Groceries,   Protision s  Havana Cigars, and French Preserves.  Dispensing Chemist and Druggist. *.Importer of.Eog<-^  iish Drngs, Chemicals, Patent Medicines, ������nd   A,  Perfumery, Kew Westminster, B* C.      >;>  FRE?H GARDEN SKEDS COKSTANTLY ON HAKR.^  Orders from up-coun I ry carefully attended to. ;>  May 1,1869. ��������� - ��������� . ' im  'rpHOMAS WALSH, Tailor,  Nesv' Westminster, ar,,  X.    Clothing made to order at rood era to raUs.   At;:  ways on band, English and Oic^on Cloths.   Onion.  from the  up-country attended   lo   with care ai)J  dispatch.;; ^fl"::  .  1    in.      ''      'in       "���������im     i.'ni.in     111" hi     -in......i-     '11 '   '���������.������������������   . .���������'.'. -J - '.''  Store,  Miners'  Pro-vision  ���������   BARKERVILLE,^  Next Door to SEKTrxEL Office.  Yates Street,  Victoria, V. I., B. C.  Sheet and Cast Iron Stoves  Importers of English Merchandise, *  WHOLESALE   AKTD    RETAIL.  "as^~^^^.^^re"  iSd n ������':m^  S^nketa,1 Quilts,  una a gonoral assortment of  Staple Ooodfl.  An invoice of good  ^y!n^hrCCTly,and Tapoatry Car  itbjust received.  pets  "ro^xtl;^' *>**������** Strcit, viot���������Ha,  B. O  2ra  BIT1'ana warrant0-1 "VmL10^  &B#g%^ & Steel.  '.iroly thei.mported Dbutrei Coffee,  and  J "   ow kept aad sold by all respectable dealer.  ������^L^!K^.9hS^ ������������^   Md������fa| B- PEARSON 4 BROS.",  HARNESS FOR SALS.  Barkerville,  L P N D O K . H O TJ S E  GOVEHSSIENT STREET, VICTOKIA.  WHOLES ALB~~ANP     RETAIL  J. H. TURNER &. CO.,  ���������. meontfing of  English ana French Silks, Shawls,  Underclothing, Gloves, and er.  description of Drapery Goods  Receivo  and 1  London Firm-j. P Tvssrat* & Co  ESTABLISHED, 18M.  jceivo regular supplies by Exnrcss  -ui  by sailing voxels Via Cape mPrn  S*  ia Panama  T this Estahllshment will always bo found a well^  .     selected aud varied, assortmentof toe     >;  FEESHBST GROCERIES & PROVISIONS,  ^    IN CARJBOO.  ALSO���������A good selection of Clothing, Hardware; G\M.  and Crockery.   Best brands of Tobacco,  .'Medicines, etc., etc.  Best Javi Coffee Roasted and Ground DAILY.  ALL GOODS; SOLD~AT LOWEST RATES.  Tho BAR is fully Supplied with the choicest  Havana Cigars, Wines and Liquors.  I trust by strict attcntioTto business andI fail��������� jbJ-  souaro dealing, to merit a continuance ol me "i"'  patronage herotorore extended to me.  A largo lot of HEYWOOD'S oolehrated BACOKl  for sale, at a very low figure. ������m  Ful>.20, 18G9.  R   &    SO  Barkerville.  Feb. 6, 1869.  Van   Volkenburg &  RETAIL   BUTCHERS,  BARKERVILLE,  RICHFIELD,  MOSQUITO CREEK.  A supply of frcsaSmeat ofaU descriptions cod  on hand.  Co.  AND  stantly  c A  SAWNEY'S  AND  RIBOO    R H  LETTERS  yme  BY JAMES ASDBBSOS. .-.'I  PRrCE,  For sale at the Ssntihrl Office  |>08f., free of ������barg;������.  aud for*1  riled ty-  1  sm

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