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Array 7 y^^-y-K-^-  1  I  vi  THIRTEENTH   YEAR  CUMBERLAND.   B. C. WEDNESDAY    AUGUST  8   jqo6(^  9?'/  i  <  mJammamvammaa*ttma������^B^m  & 00  SIMON LEISER   ltd  CUMBERLAND  Oo G������  ^J^.R^X0-UR--N.EXX_S1LIX_  It" vou want BatiafacLion in price and material PLACE  YOUR NEXT ORDER WITH  T. ii CAREY, Tailor,     Cumberland B. C.  trW$v-m^Qy$v$������4&&&w$&b&* X ������������������������������������>���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*������������������������������������������������������  sste  ./  \w^p^  Woid was received here Sunday  that youiH-'Angus Munroe, second  son of Mrs Munroe who was widowed by the terrible, explosion of some  yearp ago. had been drowned while  bathing in Comox Lake at 3 p.m.  At first the rumor wae discredited  but later proved it to be only too  true, and at 5 p.m. the remains were  "brought in'and reverently laid in  hin mother's house. Enquiries elicit the information that ' Angus-*,  wiih many other tii-y,s, went swimming near the -steamer 'mooring,  and several of the lads, being expert swimmer*, crossed to Mr Bry-  dfci.'s float, anchored at some dis-  ta.'ce out. After awhile Munroe  d*-:ide:i to try thli? himself, although  he could no* vwi-n very well. Plac  in . a light piece of wood under his  ci'i"*t, he started out, against the  tic piotes-.ta.ti.ons of his cumpanio.^s  W hen about half wny, or 25 yards  fom phore, he discarded the wood  .���������nl a* empted''o go the rest oi the  w.y v\'thout, but becon.ing frighten  ed b***v("alit;d-fo*''h-jj*ipv William and  Oiiver Harrifnn, who were on' the  fln.it, i-warn, -.o hi pi and attempted  to bring nim to shore, but bo hard  w.'i-e Munroe's .-nruogltiP that all  w* e in danger of being drowned,  in I the two rescuer?, becoming ex-  hi-nste'- ���������*-���������'���������:������ <��������� iigi'd to reii.nguihh  tl-ir ln-'dii and caw then-Reives,  H d tl.- drowning hoy heeded thel**  ii-.-true-j nf*. they'co ild easily have  .brL-ugh* n'ni -^ho e.    Geo   Scales.  ie Necessities of Life.  uml **>wrnvimvt*mwn *a*������\* ������in������iiwMiMtmi  ������������������mwinji��������� mi.wiMWiinrTin tin  *inT"*nnrTi���������  t*\*we/wrnw< ?trar*nr^mrprammmmmt'tatiamm  r  We sell the Goods that  are necessary to the proper care of the body.  OUR  GROCERIES  and PROVISION  DEPARTMENT  is Stocked with the best  brands of Goodi, which  are Stole! at Reasonable  Prices.  IT  WILL   PAY   YOU  TO DEAL WITH US.  m  who was worktng at a boat, lv-ose  on the '<��������� .:ch, then . beo.-ime aware  thiil eouifc.lrii:-: was wnvg, and  teeing n ho'it from i'..-* chain, he  hurriedly l-iunched it and with a  boy CO'. p.ii:i-in ���������������������������..ddied to the spot,  Throwing off his coat, he dived and  brought the boy up, got him into  the boat, and at once tried to re--  susicate him. Meanwhile word had  beeu sen Uor the Doutor, and though  those on the spot did all they knew  to bring back life, and ihe   Doctor  also afiar his arrival, it was  of no avail though Ihe body  had been but 4 minutes under  water . The fact that the lad wan  known to have suffered from a weak  heart, has encouraged the belief  that heart failure and aot drown  ing, was the immediate cause of  death. Naturally the untoward  event has case a gloom over the entire community Thedeceased was  a brigh*. lad, and being neariy sixteen was beginning to be a wage  earner ior hia mother and two sisters, who with a brother, are left1 to  mourn. His death is the fir������.t in  the Young .'Briton's. Lod<ie, lately  started here, and the funeral which  took place at 6 p-m last evening,"  under the management of the Lodge  Members of Mt Horeb, L. 0. L.  al?o attended, fhe pallbearers  were���������J Bannerman, Joe Potter, R  Somerville, 0 Harrison, W Harri -  son. and Jas Whyte. The.services  at the"residence and at the graveside in Cumberland Cemetery, were  .conducted by the Rev Mr McGiiliv-  ray, the L 0 Y B also officiating at  tho grave. Numerous floral tokens  and emblems covered the casket,  marks of esteem from young friendc.  "aM~iTrbTrTe71~^f"~trte~^fcDiifRr^Th-e-  greatest sympathyis felt for the  grief stricken mother,-who since the  calamity., has been prostrated by  grief in this her second great affliction since  living in Cumberland..  TELEGRAPHIC   NEWS.  Cartagena. Spain, (-5���������-The Italian  steainc' Bei'iX bound'for'B'licelona  and Monte. Vide:, crashed on a rock  today, three hundred .persons wer������  drowned the ship foundered shortly  after,- five hundred were saved.  The dflptain C'.mmitr.od suicide A  nutnbev of fi'-ho.iman ���������* ho mado attempts ai lecu-. were drowned,  those rwcuod a*e on an island without food oi Winer, and are in apiti  able conditio-, there was a panic on  board, harrowingeceuea were unnoticed.  Vancouver, (i -New Westminster  dfifentnl ViiiiC'tiver Saturday at  laomsce score t> io 4.  Vancouver, (i    l'"if Prince   who  lliifj ri't'.in.eil Idn in. !H Ctilig north-  ern canneries fuys he found all  ab-o'utely clean and healibful,  Nanaimo 6 Nanaimo defeated  tlie sailors of United States ai base-  ball hero yesterday score 26 to 3.  Vancouver, 6 -It is reportedthat  the, C P 11 has sold all its timber to  tlie McLaren Timber Co who operil i,-* a largo mill on the Frastr, it is  ;'aid that the new mid iu ton dol-  at, *  lara an acre anil the totr.l will run  into million-**, tho dual it* tho largost  - f ita kind ever Irannferrod in Can-  ad.i.  Toron',0,7-���������It is reported tlut tho  York County Loan Co may now  pay its shareholders dollar for dollar. Tic biiMJjjeMj of fin Company  in rapidly nwtming tdiapb and in a  iiRiidi bettor ootidhiiiii ihati linst reported     *  mm n^H store  \ifyt\m^m*kA^^*Mt^*^amtMm^m^^m*M^m% *  .KWXvJ9aWW*aW\  WATER WINGS   "  Learn To Swim.  ��������� Will float and support 260 lbs.I  Price 75c  STEEL and IRON  Plain   and   Ornamental.  Contract- Solicited, Estimat  Furnished.  SOLE AGENT FOR  STEWARTS IRON  WORKS Co.  ���������m&mmemmy&a+mtom  T.E. BATE  things.   Take a hint   all  ye  that  have Canadian thistles.���������J. A. H,  Mr Arthur Berwick, has* ppent  the last few days in town, and will  visit Cumberland and district periodically Asa tuner of pianos  and organs, Mr Berwickcomes highly recommended, having formerly  been with Messrs Collard & Cbllard  JiPJidojL^lngJJljjsB^Kn^,^agh1_  Cumberland Snpph Co.  NAPIER & PARTRIDGE'S OLD STAND.  Cumberland  wmatmmimmammmmwmmamm  Local and   Personal  Mi M F Pu.lcn, lo morly toucher  in tho Hcho'l horo, ninl now in Victoria, v*.ii.h Mi.- r.lh-ii and family,  ia camping at M' Unrt'hcwH.Contox  Mr PnMen spent Suurday in town,  r������newiniiold uct^uii;, t.co and meeting old fiKitid*.    Mr l\illen has the  ���������' ���������    f " .!'���������;������������������������     n..l*.p ,1  Ccjv-..  4WI        ........     .        ......     ,      ...  iiiovoly   liiii^.n.i.o   .1,    ,,'    C       ii i>������������  Lif<*'', pui'lif-iiod in Vicioria, being  tiiw vory creditable r������*-ult of his effort- in that ill reel ion.  Tbo School Hoard met Saturday  to conuider applications for teacher*  Fromt-ovot--.ilapplicant*-, MissKdith  fcim'uii wa.* ptTm.li.cully appoin'fl  and Mi������s Dowdall on 4 month* probation.   MibH Dowdall will give up  tho Cariboo School in favour of th*1  ono at homo.  At a mooting of the Comox Farm  f'ts liiBtituteExcutive. TlifcthiKtlo  tvii^anoo -vtis freely Iihmi-'O'I, Mr  Tliom-jon p.ov. police nil)cur wan  iioiilinl of tho rofitjltH of ihe intuiting and rf-qiwfod to uflo Hi" ft i!  rigor ol'tho law .i-^uinht  IIiohu  who  tl,.v.M,r������>   r>.i*nlfmarie<n>     r*r   nthei-i��������� |wf>  ;������������;:������,��������� '\ ���������'���������;:;������ ��������� .!lV-i* ('.-���������'.!'..  thi������l|r������ bcDre it bu^ina .-������������������{'������--*i'iiiiy  iiu scud TliOROwiio try io kt-������p  thoir in. j; frui-of thepiji-t Know how  provoking tt ih to luvn to bjkmiu  wt'fki-, yeurlv, iu k*t)liig ihim  undor oofifol all 1 Ur.<ut:i��������� the in  difference oi t\ few Is I*" to l������.'  Iiopul Mr ThoiiiHoit will make t,u  example ol a few that otI>������n* may  tM-t how the ol Wm- mnu rvgrtiiia rUcii  ington D C, an(l������'Me-*srs Mason &  Risuh, Toronto, with wbich firm he  is still associated.  Mr Russel Simpson, will open a  law office here, and arrived last  night to make definite arrangement* to that end. Mr SitnpBon is  too well known as a lawyer to require any Introduction,  Mr C H B Potts,'who. has for lev-  era) years carried on a law business  here, lett last week for Pentioton,  Oka Mr Potts will look, about  for a chance to suitably locate.  Dr Quinlan will leave on Friday  ior a trip lo Harrison Hot Springs.  A Hi.Tiall terrier h-j*longing to Mr  Roe, was hungetl at Union Wharf  .'ast week. Tho little auimai had  boi-n chained in the stable, and  during tho night jumped over tho  stall partition. Tho chain being  too short, to allow of his reaobing  the ground, he wan strangled to  death. The animal wai* a great  favorite*, having been with thefam**  Hy for a mug time.  Mr Arthur Rennison has been  (���������ponding the ln**t week at the old  hotn'H'eud at Punt ledge, loaving  this morning for his home in Seat-  tie.  Mis'? Ruth Clinton arrived home  hint night.  Mr IioracoMcPhee left this morn ���������  iv.g for a trip E;i>*t, an far as Halifax, lie will ne gono some mouths  uml anuctpit't-!- a good timo. ins  not ynt dciinnely known if he will  hav������ (-ywipany when rotuming.  CtreV, ii? viiuing his siMcr Mi������s  lh.ity oi tho fttlcgraph service hwre,  In fore re'tim'tig for the bala������:t'e o|  >. tm >i-m to  hiH  Nonhtrr.  home.  , Mr i'muy ih andociaied there  with  ' Mr Hvlrtml. THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  TO CLEANSE AND  PURIFY THE BLOOD  And Invigorate The Action of Liver, Kidneys  and Bowels You Must Use  DR. CHASE'S KIDNEY-LIVER PILLS.  In culling your attention to Dr.  ���������Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills it is only  -necessary to point to their success in  tlsc past, for they are known in nearly  every home.  By means of their direct and specific action on the liver���������causing a  Healthful How of bile���������they regulate  and enliven th action of the bowels  and insure good digestion in the intestines. At the same time they stimulate the kidneys in their work of filtering poisons from tlie blood.  This cleansing process set in action  by Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills  means a thorough cure of biliousness,  intestinal indigestion, torpid liver,  kidney derangements and constipation.  Jt means a restoration of health,  strength and comfort where there  have been pain, weakness and suffer  ing. It means a removal of the conditions which lead to backache,  rheumatism, lumbago, Bright's disease, appendicitis and diabetes.  Mr. P. 13. lieimer, Steinbach, Man.,  writes "I used to be subject to headaches but the use of Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills has entirely cured me  as they have never returned since I  used this treatment. I always keep  these pills in the house in case of  sickness but do not have to use them  ot'tener than about once a year. I  am recommending Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills to my friends."  Mr. Henry Borgnardt, Horse Hills,  Aita., writes:���������"I used Dr. Chase's  Kidney-Liver Pills for dyspepsia and  am satisfied that there is no better  medicine for this ailment and liver  complaint."  Dr. Chase's Kidney-Liver Pills, one  pill a dose, 25 cents a box, at all dealers or Edmanson, Bates & Co., Toronto.  FINDS A  BIG  RAFT OF TIMBER  ���������forkshrntman   Gets   a   Rich  Treasure  From the Sea.  A remarkable piece of flotsam in the  ���������Siape of a giant raft containing over  seventy tons of timber and about eight  tons ot iron chains, steel rails and  ytates, has "been washed up *by the sea  at Reighton Gap, near Filey, on the  .Yorkshire coast.  The discovery was made by a beach  prospector named Jesse Smith. It wad  ���������wedged well in among the rocks, and  consisted of great balks of pitch-ping  ���������Shirty-four feet long and seventeen  ���������inches square, with others twenty feet  -a^ng-across-the-ends:  The balks were bound together with  fathom on fathom of chain, and were  also bolted with steel rails and protect-  ������d at both ends with steel plates.  The wood Is as good as new, but the  fironwork is very rusty, and It was evl-  <fl������nt that the wreck had been in the  sea for a long time, for clusters of mussels and barnacles were on its under  aide.  It-came Immediately from the north,  from which direction the sea had been  Tunning strongly for some days, but ���������  -reasonable assumption ls that it haa  fceen adrift In the track of the shipping  Jta the crowded North Sea as a dan-  "Terous derelict, and there ls no telling  tiow black the record of its wanderings  ���������may *���������*>���������.  Indeed, a Filey fishing yawl reports  tliat aha ran on ton of it ad Friday  wrenlng, six miles away TTro.ni tha  arlace whero It finally went ashore. It  "was then awash, and was not seen till  ������h������ -vessel had run half her length up-  ���������n It. The boat careened, but happily  (the raft sagged with the yawl'a weight,  tand allowed the craft to shake clear.  Had it been a high speed steamer in-  ������������������Kmd of a Ashing yawl, her bottom  plates would have bean stripped oft like  the bark of a tree.  What the great piece of wreckage haa  tbeen Is not clear. It may have been a  ���������coffer dam or gantry or tho (bottom ol  a floating dock.  It Is a splendid find for Smith, who,  tky -right of ddRcovory, becomes Its own-  er. It has been secured by chains to  <Uja boulders, which, at tha spot, art  <many tons In weight.  wi '      mmtammmmammmmwMmmm  Admiral Douglas.  Admiral  Sir Archibald  L.  Douglas  ������������������"���������as born in Quebec tn 1842. By virtus  -nf his position as commandor-ln-chlef  tat Portsmouth ho received the King on  *tae occasion  ot his visit there soma  ���������weeks ago. The admiral is the son of  the late Dr. G, Mollis Douglas, Inspect-  Hug physician of the port of Quo-bee,  At the age of fourteen he became a  -midshipman  on II.  M.  8.  BoBoawen,  then tho flagship of tho North American  and West Jndlos' squadron.   In 18������i ha  ���������wns minli* lloiii**nant on the Arrogant,  ���������and on this vessel he saw service In  eonnoctlon with the Congo and Oambl*  River expeditions,   During the Fenian  "nvaslon uf 1SI1C lie commanded a gun-  . %-iat on the gr������*at lakes and four years  ' inter he was promoted to the rank of  tornm,i.nder.   In 1S73 nn was appointed  1* take charge ef the commlsAlon that  ';--was sent to Instruct the Japanese In  ^Avoi u"irfiri> <*nt*. <���������,<������������������<���������,(��������� nn dim-tor of  'ahe ,rannn������se Imperial Naval College for  ^wo you a    iluw well lu- lauuht, uid  -*ow apt were his pupils recent hUlory  tell*.   HI., rum* Is co������pt* with n**arly  ���������very Important opf-ratlon In which tha  auvy hn.i jinrtlelpnmd since ISM.    In  4ommund<er-l.rwhk*f at Portsmouth.  l..i������r'ii������ Cur pel**.  Carpets nnde irom elt'iihant hide are*  ���������aid never to w<-ur out.  Unlit,*   l������>   tuvv.  .An allot of 'liarles IK. of France*.  ^iitf'l    i.ttht.    111.Ml"   il    ,1   v..'l   iiftVu.-n'    to  ���������"for any guwt mure thnn thrift* courses  ul u iin'iil. It *������ fourth nps-'-.-miJ, the  provider of the feast was ll-thle to a  flue of 20) franen. while the gwsts who  {-lartotifi of it <������>.ii.| in called u-mjo to  RARE CLOCKS.  One Queen Anne Timepiece to Be Seen  In Toronto Is 300 Years Old and  Is Without Hands.  There are some rare old clocks In Toronto. It may interest the public to  know that one man in -the employ of a  big jewelry firm in that city spends  three days of every week in visiting  private residences, business houses, ana  factories, to wind up the big old clocks  that are kept as heirlooms or  curiosities in these places. Half of his  time every week is spent in making  the round of these places, and winding  and regulating their old timepieces. He  says that the majority of the clocks  keep remarkably good time, too, when  one takes into consideration the fact  that they have recorded the flight of  ages for so long.  Quite a FaaT    ���������     ���������-���������  Call It whim or fad or fancy, or what  you like, but the fact remains that  many of the best and biggest families  In Toronto have a penchant for rare  old clocks. The older the clock the better. If it has "dwelt In. marble halls"  In some age of the dim and .distant past,  they value It so muchn the more. A  family heirloom of this variety is  treasured most carefully.  So great has this fancy grown on  soma of Toronto's families that It la  commonly reported that they go traveling on the Continent, and buy some  old clock that strikes their fancy. It Is  then brought home and Installed In the  family residence, The European dealers  In curiosities have learned of this, and  they play on the Ignorance of the buyers.  Old Case, New Works.  The story goes that a Toronto man  went traveling to Europe, and In ������  French shop he thought he had discovered a vory ancient and rare specimen  of a timepiece. He bought It for a good  big figure, and when he got back in  Toronto was humiliated when an expert on clocks Informed him that he had  been duped. The clock he had bought  was a new one throughout���������new case,  now works, new everything���������tout It was  dona In tha old style, and after an old  design. Well, perhaps It doesn't matter much, and the uninitiated may never know tha difference between tl*o old  and the new, "but it must make that man  uncomfortable when ho look at the face  of that French clock,  In ono shop In Toronto at the present  tlmo there la an old clook mado In the  time of the -*wii" Qi**������������n Anne of England. Three hundred years old, and cor-  lalnly a curlnNlty. It Is made ot brass,  and the weights and pundulum are entirely exposed to view. The clock Is  not meant to bo caned. It hangs on the  wall, und tho face and works are en-  cloned partially In a llttlo box-like  structure. Th* ro ia no minute hand  traveling around Its face. Still, It has  two hands, one to Indicate Hie hours,  nnd the othor to Indicate whero to not  tho alarm. The dial Is divided Into  qimrtfr-hour sjnieen. It cairio to the  shop fur gcni-ral mpalrs, and had to bo  fitted with now weights, and new pendulum, und oj-tVr parts.  Has Three or Four.  An old gentleman living on OIoucjs-  t*-r street hns three or four old time-  pieces In hi* h<-*us<\ and he knows the  history of th������������m nil, They have been  handed down from generation to goner-  Mr. K. V. U, .lohni'ton, the well-  known lawyer, wn������>n he was in Europe some yc.ti h u^o, secured a very  i'td clock of <"*-**'!un m-ike, nnd rather  curious design. It hnn two bells on thj  top, and It li so arranged that    the  ��������� ,       ,. .<,!>���������       ������|,  ��������� lUul     ������*   lllllvlt    v.,     ....    ������,...,       .......  half-hour Is sound- d or������ the other.  Matty of tha fiu-iiiit.-ait old specimens  of the clooknutl'i������������������'* urt come from  France. One m���������< it recently was probably a century oi<J, ->n-l was in the rath-  <-r original gl -inilar form. Inside there  .'..v������ <t j/.^-e f,n- a I'll...'*, '.'ir,-..*., piM*>i*i"y  of tho power of a candle, snd on the  *>u-"'Ia of the *?:? ****** ''!'*��������� h oiri ������������������.������������������-��������� r.-  ���������ii.uk. d. The OijJi'.ilor in flxii so that,  as the a-tob* slowly and regularly re-  volV'-s, It shows the hour of the day  on tbe transparent gtibe. A clock of  this mrt is meant more particularly for  the sick room, and for the nurse, whe  hu te fftvt fooij or mtatetae to m* %***-  a em   at.   scaxea   miervais,   wmca   are  measured by hours.  Made of Wood.  Then, there are many old and quaint  time-pieces inlaid with brass,'and ornamented with tortoise shell. There  are clocks made entirely of wood���������these  are German, and are made In the Black  Forest���������and it may be Interesting to  noie that oil is never used on these  wooden clocks.. Black lead Is the substitute, and It serves the purpose much  better than oil rrould.  The old grand-others' clocks that aro  so universally popular frequently come  in for repairs. T'r.ore are more of them  than of almost any other type.  A \ eU With a Hlxtot-y.  The bridal veil is evidently of eastern origin, being a relic of the bridal  canopy held over tlie heads of tlie bride  and bridegroom. Among the Anglo-  Saxons a similar custom existed, but if  the bride was a widow it was dispensed  with. According to Sarum usage, a  fine liaen cloth was laid upon the heads  of the bride and bridegroom and was  not removed until the benediction had  been said.  The old British custom was to use  nature's veil unadorned���������that is, the  long hair of the bride, which was so  worn by all brides, royal, noble and  simple. Only then did every one behold the tresses of maidenhood in their  entirety and for the last time, as after  marriage they were neatly dressed on  the head. Among some the tresses were  cut and carefully stowed away on a  woman becoming a wife. It was customary in Russia for village brides to  shear their locks on returning from  church.  The Precept ot Idealist*.  Listen to the old men seated upon  the benches in tlie towns or during  their walks in the parks. Listen to  those who are in the midst of life, in  the thick of bitter conflicts and heart  sickening struggles. Listen to the women who have been married these several years. What discouraging remarks! Vanity,of vanities! All these  people have -filed their reports, and,  worn out, without the courage to put  the ideal into life, it ends in inevitable  and horrible bankruptcy. But in all  this it Is not life which is at fault. It  is man. You must supply what is  missing. Let us, then, to the profess-  ors of the ideal. Their precept is  very simple. It resolves itselTinto flJST  "Be prepared for difficulties, but be  faithful in the little triings, and you  will attain the great ones." It is by the  very little steps that one rises slowly  to tho summits.���������Charles Wagner in  Harper's Bazar.  Old RellRlona Rites.  India celebrates annually cocoanut  day, sacred to the worship of their god  of tho sea. In order to propitiate this  deity cocoanute are thrown upon the  sea by the Brahma priests, but the  practical Mussulmans gather these votive offerings from the waves and sell  them again.  Syrian Rags,  Most of the Syrian ruga are made  ���������with a small square of some decided  color,, generally blue, iti the center,  which Is supposed to have the merit ot  warding off the "evil eye." Tho rug-  makers use no patterns, depending entirely, on tlie, memory. ,  Clown,  Clown was at llrst a tattooed person.  In Britain and Franco tho country peo-  plo retained tho habit of tattooing or  of painting tho faces in imitation of  tattooing long after it had been abandoned In tho cities,  The Dominion Rovernmorit havo extended for n further porlod of flvo  years from October, 1907, the contract with tho Amorlcan Bank Note  compiiny of Ottawa tor tho iniinii-  fncturo of Dominion notes, postago  .-.'.'uujis, etc.  A Magic 1*111,-��������� Dyspepsia Is a foo  with which men aro constantly grappling but cannot exterminate. Subdued, nnd to all iippoariiiicoH vanquished in ono, it makes Us appear-  unco in another direction. In ninny  tho digestive iipiniratiir-i Is iih delicate  iih tho mechanism of a watch or  sclontHle Instrument in which ovon a  breath of uir will mnke a variation.  With such persons (Unorders of the  stomach enwne from most trivial  causes nnd oaimo much suffering. To  theso J'-irmelou'H Vegetable nils uro  recommended ns mild and siuu  In f-tplto of reports to tho contrary,  much concern is helng expressed over  thr> hooUXi  nf tho  nono,      Tho olmo  confinement to tho Vatican, It Is Bald,  it- slowly killing him,  Keep Mlnard's UHlment In the House  The AuKtrlnn scandal has ended In  O I  * ��������� ?  ������I������W     ->*i.U-t|U4C������|-v    \Jm. wteC ������!���������.������-���������>. . .���������**������������������, "-v *  l-rlneo Frederick of Schoc-nberg-Wul-  deborg iind Princess Alice of Bourbon by the Popo, thus their son will  bo ablo to inherit his father's tltlo.  Cholera nnd nil summer complaints  iu'ti .-.* nuiiU \n thfif action that tlw  cold hand of death Is upon Iho victims  before the-, at,, aware that danger Im  near. If attacked do not delay In  getting the proper medicine. Try n  dose of Dr. J. D. Kellog's Dysentery  Cordial, and you will get immediate  reller. It ������cx* with wonderful rapidity and never tails to effect a cure.  There cannot be different degrees  of purity any more than there can  be different degrees of honesty.  If a. man be honest, that is all he  can be.    There is no superlative.  One flour cannot be purer than  another. It can only be more  nearly pure.  In these times when all flour man.  Tifacturers are claiming purity you  should remember these two things:  Actual purity in flour can only be  secured by the use of electricity.  Royal Household Flout  is the onlyv, flour, made and sold in  Canada, that is purified by electricity.  You   can   get   Ogilvie's   Royal  ^Household Flour fromyyour grocer.  Ogilvie Flour Mills Co., urn-ted.  MONTREAL.  "Ogilvie's Book for a Cook," contains 130  -pages of excellent recipes, some never before  published. Your grocer can tell you how to  get it FREE. 1  "wanacfian BPlefs.  The C. P. R. will string over 4,000  miles of telegraph wire in tha West  during the coming summer.  Ella Burns, a Sandwich girl, waa  knocked down by a bicyclist in a Detroit street, and her nose was broken.  Tho lumber companies aro sending  large gangs of river drivers to tha  north for the drive of logs this spring.  Forbes Molr, of West Garafraxa,  was given $2,000 damages against tha  C. P. R, by a Jury, for the death ol  his son, who waa run down by 0  train.  A thief in Vancouver was troubled  in conscience because ho stole a  watch which was presented to Mr. J  Poto. Ha sent It back by dropping it  in tho postorllce box.  The Dominion Government has appointed It, J. Crothors, of Northport,  as Immigration agent for Prince Edward County, at a salary of $100 pei  month and expenses, He will look after tho distribution of farm laborers,  Goorgo H. Williamson, secretary ol  tho Y. M, C. A. in Poterboro, wantJ  to find tho owner of a ������mall packing  ���������box which was mysteriously loft In th<  Y, M. C. A. building on Marcyh 31.  Thero was no address on It, and it con*  talnod only a feather tick and flvo flat  irons.   Ho thinks It belongs to a girl.  Indian Chief* Confer.  John Bark, chief of tho Mlomao In������  rflans of Princo Edward laland, is on f  Western trip to vlult the chiefs of var������  lous trlbos and oonfer regarding oortola  matters to bo laid boforo the Government. Ho had a conference reoentlf  with Chief Two Axes of Caughnawag-a,  From thero he goes to the Two Moun������  tain Reserve and tlienoo to Ottawa*  Chief Sark wears the very intorestlni  uniform of his rank in the Mlomao  tribe. This Includes a loose-fitting out������  or garment of bluo cloth, elaborate^  cmbroldnred with red, yellow and whltt  and beaded and fringed; a round black  V.rvt **'!"*���������  "������������������"���������oritnciy frtn't"hni'i>j    nnil   '������������������hwil  mrxial-" nVonratinn- his hroaiit. One me*  dnl Is a largo sliver one from *uoms XV  tot France, reco-j-nlslng the fidelity ol  the Mlcm.ics, which has been handed  down from father to son over since  Another medal wa.i presented by Lord  AUutUOCU   O.V   VkiU    n..iv    uf,   y^^i-wi.    V's'  tarla's Jubilee and another, bearing ���������  likeness of the Pope, wan given Just recoct ly by Archbishop BruohesU  Wet nerereuee.  Id mediaeval times tbo hat of ��������� ruler  was regarded with peculiar reverence,  something of the respect shown for the  crown as an entliluiu 1*>1uk uUo euUn*  tained for the bat. Tbe story of Wil-  Ilsm Tell, with fJe������ler*i cap or bat 01  a pole to be revcrcuccd by tbe people,  furnishes an illustration of on Incident  ofteo mm la Um middle tftf.  The prevailing anarchy in the  southern part of Morocco has blazed  oue into inter-tribal fighting, and the  whole country j^ given over to flre  nuu the sword.  During the last year the Essex and  Suffolk hunt' paid ��������� damages for the  loss of 2,400 poultry, four lambs, 57  turkeys, and 87 ducks.  CHILDHOOD AILMENTS.  Most ���������of the troubles that afflict  little on&s may be traced to the stomach or bowels nnd If theso are put  right the child will get well and thrive  well, li'iby's Own Tablets will cure  all stomach and bowel aliments, and  all other minor troubles of babyhood  and childhood. And the mother has  the guarantee of a government analyst tnat this medlolu������ contains no  poisonous opiate of harmful drug. Mrs.  Wuhert McKenzle, Chelmsford, Ont,,  snys: "My llttlo girl was troubled with  obstinate constipation to such an extent Unit wo did uot think sho would  livo. btio cried almost constantly  and was waging away. I got a box  of Baby's Own Tablots, and In throe  days found a grout improvement. I  continued giving hor the tablets for  nearly 11 month, and every trace of  ihe troublo has dlsnppeared, and she  has since been a bright, healthy child  and litis grown nicely." You can got  tijo Tablets from any medicine dealer  or by mall at 2l> cents n box by writ-  Iff? tho Dr. Williams Modlcino Co.,  Brockville, Ont.  The mulberry crop of   Japan   hns  been greatly damaged by frost,  John Barry has recently   died   in  County Cork, aged 120 years.  Al iho Ya-'MOul*]* Y.M.T.A Pr-y*-'  Camp, hold at Tuskot Falls in August,  I found MINARD'S LINIMENT most  benettclal for sunburn, an immediato  relief for colic and toothache.  M.FRRn BTOKRfl.  General Secretary.  Tho political situation In Russia  yrown more nnd mor*> .*r<rlons. Only  Immediate and sweeping reforms, It  is being declared, will sav*> to tbe  Ctar bis throne.  W   N   U   NO.     Mt -���������/  *  1  i  {  ���������it  li''  ii  r  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND, BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Bluffing an  Outlaw  By C.  B.   LEWIS  Copyrtaht, 1906, bu McClure, Phillips <fc Co.  The New Yorker silver mine, located in Mexico, but owned aud worked  by Americans, had been in running order a year before Jose Fa vara put in  an appearance. He had been heard of,  however. He wns known as a cattle  stealer, a claim jumper nnd a general  outlaw, and it was the popular belief  that he stood In with the police. At  any rate, they had not interfered with  his operations to any extent, and ho  walked the streets of the town as free  as any other mnn. Oue day Jose appeared at the mine. He walked  straight to the superintendent's office  and, doffing his hat, said:  "Senor Barnes, I beg you to excuse  me. My name is Jose Fa vara. I  should have called on you weeks ago,  but have been busy In other directions.  I am now here to do business with  you."  "Well, what is your business?" queried the superintendent, although he  had a pretty fair idea of it.  "To arrange to draw my monthly salary, senor."  'Tor performing what services?"  ���������'For leaving your mine in peace."  "In other:words, you mean to levy  tribute on us?"  "The senor hits the nail on the head  at the first blow. My terms are $200  per month in cash. I shall call for it  myself. If accepted you will be under  my protection. If not"���������  "You will make trouble for us?"  "The Senor Barnes hits the nail  again. I like to do business with an  Americano."  Jose Favara was told that he would  have to wait a few days until his proposition could be submitted to the president and board of directors in New  York. He, was agreeable. He went  away bowing and ���������smiling, and Mr.  Barnes sat down and wrote a letter.  The proposition was extortion pure  Tffld~Simpler*"The-^iJthorities-eould~be"  appealed to, and would doubtless do  something. Nevertheless the fact remained that Jose was a bigger man  in that district than the authorities.  He could harry and harass. He could  scare every peon Out of the miue in  two weeks. He could capture every  mule and driver engaged in transporting the ore over the mountains. He  could do lots of things to make the situation unpleasant, and the superintendent recommended that a monthly  salary be paid. He added that $200 por  month was dog cheap.  The president and his board looked  upon it as a rather funuy case, but followed the advice of Mr. Barnes. From  that time on for two years Jose Favara  regularly appeared on the 10th of each  mouth and received his "salary,"  Twice during that time the peons would  have struck for higher'wages had he  not appeared and threatened them  with his vengeance,' A Mexican lawyer  discovered what he thought was a flaw  lu the title of the New Yorker nnd  would havo made cost and trouble had  not Jose sent him word that ho was  after his scalp. It was couccded that  tho outlaw earned his wago.  Things wero going ou satisfactorily  when tho old presld**nt dfeil and Mr.  N< rvoly was elected In his place, While  tlio dividends woro large, Mr. Norvely  wanted to increase them. IIo saw a  way to tlo it by lopping off and cutting  down. A cut of 10 por cent was mado  In wages and salaries, und tho $200 per  month to Jose Favara wus cut oif entirely.  When Mr, Barnes wrote that this  move would bring troublo, ho was directed to arm his staff and fight. When  be nskod for rifles a dozen old con-  tlomueil Springfield muskets woro sent  bim, but not a single cartridge, Ho  wrote for cartridges, but was answered  that the president would soon tako a  trip to Moxlco in his prlvato car nnd  would visit the mine and glvo further  instructions in person, Mr. Nervoly  bad beon known in trade as a bustler,  As president of a silver mine ho deter*  mined to be a bummer,  Jose Vavara called, tt* usual, on the  10th of a certain mouth to ho told that  bis salary was nix. He had boon dls*  charged. Mr. Barnes entered Into particulars with him, even to stating the  probable date of the arrival of the  president, Jose was impassive and  Imperturbable. Ho smiled tho same  old smiles and bowed the sumo old  bows. lie knew be had earned bis  nioiiev, hut If he felt sore ho gavo no  sign of It, He wont away saying that  bo might call again, nnd things went  ou as usual for threo weeks.  Theii President Norvely arrived, It  was twenty miles over to the railroad,  and he hud to make this distance on  tho buck of a burro, but ho made. It.  He arrived at the irTltie at n oVJock In  the afternoon. At o the peons en mo up  from tho shaft and announced tbat  there was a strike on. Thero were  100 of them. Next morning Jose Fa-  vara appeared. Ha wanted to know  If bis ft-jlnxr wag to bt restored,.  President Nervely flattered timself  that he was a fighter. If not an actue*  fighter, then he was a good bluffer. He  had been bluffing for thirty years nnd  had the art down pat. The miners  might strike, and be hanged to them.  They might be out for a week, but they  would then be tumbling over each other to get back. As for Jose Favara, he  was an outlaw, a blackmailer, an extortioner. Not another cent should he  draw from the treasury. If he made  one little move against the peace and  harmony of the New Yorker tlie rhaj-  ���������jsty of the law would be Invoked and  be would find himself behind prison  oars. He was talked to In the purines  English. Mr. Nervely talked lu a lou  voice. He conveyed the idea that h  owned the earth. Wheu he had tire<  hlmsolf out and was taking a res  Jose quietly asked:  "Am I, then, to understand that m*  services nre no.longer required?"  "Of course you are,"  "But about this strike?"  "I can settle it without your help."  "Aud as to what I may do with m.  band?"  "Poof. Look here, ray mau, let m>  give you a pointer: Don't come mon  keying around here unless you ar  aching to get hurt. If the law won*  protect us we will protect ourselves  Do you savey?"  The outlaw did. He bowed and smil  ed and to#k his departure. It was i  cold bluff, and he meant to call it whei  the proper time came.  "Do you think he will try to make ui  trouble?" asked the president of thi  superintendent when Jose had depart  ed.  "Sure to."  "I don't. I think I bluffed hlra out  However, there are the muskets."  "And not a cartridge for one o:  them."  "Cartridges are awfully expensive. !  think that empty muskets will do tin  trick. Nothing like a bluff if you rul  it in hard enough."  The strike had lasted four d"ys, witl  all quiet around the mine, wuen Josi  Favara rode up. It was early in thi  morning, and President Nervely wai  eating a picnic breakfast. The outlavi  had thirty men with him, and each anc  every one had a business look abou  kh-n-  "When  the senor is  quite througl  "������������������wTtirTSrlSIffaT^^^  him,"  was the message  sent to tin  magnate.  Ten minutes later he appeared nno  ordered the outlaw to go way back anc  sit down. He was seized, bound anc  carried off among the mountains. Hi  called for help, but there was no help  He yelled "Police!" "Fire!" aud -���������Mu'r  der!" by turns, but the staff loft be  hind numbered only five men, and the*  had no cartridges.  An hour Inter President Nervely wai  at the outlaw's headquarters. Tw<  hours later he had got over bluffing nnc  was inditing a telegram to a New Yorl  banker. Tho telegram asked for $10,  000. The money wns forwarded to ������  town designated, and a week after thi  abduction it was in the bauds of Jost  Favara, and President Nervely was sei  free within half a mile of tho mlno t(  find his way in. At the hour of his ar  rival tho strike wns called off.  "Didn't I tell you what tho man coulc  do?" asked tho superintendent as thi  president came staggering In.  "Yes, but I thought ho could bo bluff  ed. Ho has token $10,000 out of me  Wo must fix It somo way to chargo ii  up to machinery or repairs."  wirn snrni mmgnation, '-mit i aicz"  expect to hear such foolish talk as that!'  There's never been a day in his life  that Aminabad's labored nor thought  of laborin'. He's the most shiftless,1  lazy"-  But she resumed her seat, owing to  a sudden pressure from her relatives  in the rear, and the counsel, a little  flushed, went on in a somewhat different strain.  Only One Side of the Moon.  Did you ever stop to consider the fact  that tlie inhabitants of this earth have  never seen but one side^ of the moon  and to inquire the reasons why such  should be the case? The explanation Is  this: The moon makes one revolution  on her axis in the same period of time  which she consumes in revolving once  around the earth. Thus the same geographical regions of the moou are always toward us. One explanation usually calls for another. Therefore it may  not be out of place to remark that the  astronomers believe that the two motions so nearly coincide because the  moon is not a true globe, the earth's  influence having elongated the lunar  world in the days when it was semi-  liquid or at least soft  TELESCOPES.  "Gent."  An early use of this slang expression  ls to be found in some verses���������probably by Elkanab Settle���������quoted by Walter Thornbury in his "Old and New  London," from a poem on the "Lord  Mayor's Banquet of Sir Samuel Flud-  yer," 1761, and apparently published at  the time:  "Where are your eyes and ears?  Bee there what honorable gent appear**!  ���������London Notes and Queries.  Dispelling a Hallucination.  The Widow���������Now, gettin' right down  teh cold, hahd facts, Mose, what am yo'  prospec's? The Suitor���������Mah dear, I's  got a good job as manageh ob!-a laundry in sight The Widow���������Well, yo'  want teh git dat out ob sight an' f o'git  it! Mah last husband had dat same hal-  lucinashun, but de lady who promised  teh lub, honeh an' obey him pos'tively  refused teh be de laundry!���������Puck.  V%e   Difference   Bct-rreen   Reflecting  and Refracting Kind*.  A very pretty little experiment which  illustrates the two methods of forming  an optical image and by way of corollary illustrates the essential difference between refracting and reflecting  telescopes may be performed by any  one who possesses a reading glass and  a magnifying hand mirror. In a room i  that is not too brightly illuminated pin j  a sheet of white paper on tb������ wall op  posite to a window that by preference  should face the north or away from the |  position of the sun. Taking first the  reading glass, hold it between the window and the wall parallel to the sheet  of paper and a foot or more distant  from the latter. By moving it to aud  fro a little you will be able to find a  distance corresponding to the focal  length of the lens, at which a picture  of the window is formed on the paper.  This picture, or image, will be upside  down because the rays of light cross  at the focus. By moving the glass a  little closer to the wall you will cause  the picture of the window to become  indistinct, while a beautiful image of  the houses, trees or other objects of the  outdoor world beyond will be formed  upon the paper. We thus learn that the  distance of the image from the lens varies with the distance of the object  whose image is formed. In precisely a  similar manner an image is formed at  the focus of the object glass of a refracting telescope.  Take next your magnifying or concave mirror, and, detaching the sheet  of paper from the wall, hold it nearly  In front of the mirror between the latter and the window. When you have  adjusted the distance to the0 focal  length of the mirror, you will see an  image of the window projected on the  paper. By varying the distance as before you will be able to produce at will  pictures of nearer or more remote objects. It is in this way that images are  formed at the focus of the mirror of a  reflecting telescope.  Though there were but two herds of  Ayrshire's represented nt the recent national dairy show in Chicago, they are  commended as being perhaps the highest class exhibit of the show by the  Breeder's Gazette, which says:  The cows were the sensation of the  show. Pansy of Woodroffe freshened  the Saturday before the opening of Or*  show and in her lavish display of m*������-  trouly charms was altogether out ot  Ob-itinacy.  There is something in obstinacy  which differs from every other passion.  Whenever it fails it never recovers,  15ut"^ither-bTMKs~Iiire"~i)rair^^  bles sulkily away like a fractured arch.  Most other passions have their period  of fatigue and rest, their sufferings  and their cure, but obstinacy has no  resource, and the first wound is mortal.  ���������Johnson.   Bla Hand a Sundial.  Walter Nason, living in Newport  Me., has the mysterious ability of being  able to tell the accurate time of day  by simply looking In the palm of his  hand as another would look at his  watch. No one has been able to learn  his method, and in fact he himself, cannot explain the source of his power.  Many of the people of the village who  doubted his power and who looked  upon It as a "fairy story" have by  their own observation and experiments  become convinced of Its truth.���������Thurston (Me.) Journal.  SUBMERGED GUNS."  Th* Experiment of Firing a Cannoa  Burled Under Water.  The^ most curious  experiment ever  PANSY OF WOODBOFFR.  [Champion    Ayrshire   cow   at    national  dairy show.]  the usual. Her type is most sharply  accentuated on intense dairy lines, but  the Ayrshire man wbo consults modern  type and generally;accepted ideals will  count her hardly "cow" enough for her  milking machinery. But with her red'  markings, her abbreviated legs, her  wedge shape and ber flat shoulders and  her tremendous udder she played quite  a part as a show cow. She came from  the New York herd of George William  Ballou.  TO YOUNG DAIRYMEN.  IiNllie nnd M-ir-r-niro OrunRoa,  "You cun learn a thing or two aboui  fruit," said the foreign fruit ston  clerk, "by living hi tho country thai  produces It. Tho natives goiiorullj  know best how to prosorvo and koep ii  frush. Persons ordering fruit foi  steamer parties often wonder why oui  oranges look so fresh nnd bright. Thej  are willing to pay a good prlco Just foi  tbo tempting looks of tho fruit. Well,  we bathe them and massage thorn Jusl  as the Chinese do; that's why. I havi  lived in tho Celestial Kingdom and go!  ���������ouro valuable lessons from our almond  eyed cousins. On a first class orangi  plantation In China, when harvest tliw  comes, bamboo vessoli filled witb water nre bold under tho orange- troos  and as tbe fruit falls from tho branch  it goes Into the water and guts a good  bath. An orange not treated this waj  lose* lie oil from having been suddenly cut off, and Jt soon begins to grow  brown and shrivel. The Chinese coolloi  brush tbe oranges to open tho pores ol  tbe skin and let the air Jn. This got.  tho dust all out and helps to proservi  them. California people learned tin  trick from the Mongolian farmen  tbere,"~Ncw York Pros*,  made with a piece of ordnance was at  Portsmouth, England. A stage was  erected in the harbor within the tide  mark. On this an Armstrong gun of  the, 110 pound pattern was mounted.  The gun was then loaded and carefully  aimed at a target���������all this, of course,  during the time of low tide. A few  hours later, when the gun and the target were both covered with water to a  depth of six feet, the gun was fired by  means of electricity. We'said "aimed  at a target," but the facts are thnt  there were two targets, but only oue  was erected for this special experiment,  tho other being the hull of au old vessel, the Griper, which lay directly behind the target nnd In range of the ball.  The target Itself was placed only twen-  ty-flve feet from the muzzle of tho gun.  It was composed of oak beams and  planks and was twenty-one inches  thick,  In order to make tho old Griper invulnerable a sheet of boiler plate three  Inches thick was riveted to tbo waterlogged hull In direct range with the  course tho ball wns expected to take if  not deflected by the water. On all of  these���������the onkeu target, the boiler  plates and tho old vessel hull���������the effect of the shot from tho submerged  gun was really sturtliug. Tho wooden  target was pierced through and  through, aud tho boiler Iroti target was  broken Into pieces aud driven Into Its  "backing," tho ball passing right on  through both sides of the vessel, rank-  in, Gladstone. Miss Frlswoll had been*" ing a huge hole, through which tho wa-  to tho wedding of Sir Edward and ter poured In torrents, Taken altogeth.  Lady Ermyntrudo Mnlot and was try- j er, the experiment: was an entire slicing hard to get out of tho crush. "I ' cess, demonstrating, us it did, the feasl-  hoard ft volco saying: 'It's 4 o'clock I, blllty of placing submerged guns In  It's 4 o'clock! Wo shall bo lato tor tho harbors In time of war and doing great  house, Ilarcourt. Wo must get out.' j damage to tho vessels which an enemy  Tho sponkor was just at tho back of: might dispatch to such points for tbo  mo and pushing dreadfully; hut I, j purpose of shelling cltles.-London  grasping my friend's arm, stood hack;  The Flyinis Machine.  Sontos-Dumont has constructed a flying machine with which he expects to  win the Deutsch-Archdeacon $10,000  prize for machines heavier than the  nlr. This now machine ls to bo a  "hellcoptero," or screw filer, an apparatus which will raise, support and  propel Itself through the nJr solely by  the power of horizontal and vertical  propellers.  She nohnhed 01'til*tone,  Laura Haln Frlswoll, In her book,  tolls this amusing nnocdoto of William  thon I turned my head aud saw Oliui-  ���������tono nnd Sir William Ilarcourt.  " 'What do you moan by this iingcn-  tlemanly behavior?* I asked Indignantly. 'Wo aro lato for tho houso, madam,*  roturned tho 'Grand Old Man.' 'And Is  that auy reason why wo should bo killed by thoso horses? If you woro mun,  you would koop tho crowd back.'  " 'Sho's right there,' whispered ITnr-  court, 'Wo must koop tho crowd back.  J \\ort *mi.r ritvdori m-ilim ��������� f!liu"������'tr\nn  lnokod vory omul*., but did n������ !*���������*. wn**  requested and muttered som ������������������thing  which I took for an apology, Thoy  kept buck tlie crowd."  Ahont WanliliiK China,  If China Is decorated with gold It  should novor bo washed with soap, as  It has a dulling effect and after a tltno  fietr*r I.n tinted,  "Hero's nt man," said tho defendant's  counsel, with a tremulous volco, "here  Is a mnn handicapped at tho very beginning of his llfo.   From tho tlmo bo! causes the gilt to rub off,   Hot water  lay a helpless Infant In tho cradle to does no barm,   It Is better sofv, ami, If  this day, when ho sits helpless under i no rain water bo handy, It Is an easy  Jlllitll'l' t<������ bull It  \M'I1, llii'll IVillne it 10  the proper temperature-. Thn aofter the  drying cloth tho belter, I >e It tbe moment tho articles nre out of tho water.  To rinse in cold water Is to retard tho  Spectator.  Tha flaerm Bo Tree.  On tho night of Oct 7, 1887, tho treo  worshipers of Ceylon mot wltb an irreparable calamity. During one of the  worst storms that ovor raged on the island their sacred bo tree was thrown  to the ground. The oldest written description of this wonderful treo known  to exist ls that by Fa Hhim, a Chinese  historian and traveler, who visited the  tr*������ In the ���������i������nr 414 /i, T* {nonwXini. t������  the loumed Chlnnmnn, U wtiH then 702  years old, having been planted by  King Dovlnlplatlssa In the your 288 before our era began, if the above data  bo correct, and there Im no reason for  tl  '.'*���������*'"���������,' !?, th" !'������������������ '������������������ ��������� '���������> loom tt\.\n  2,17.*������ year* old when the storm ended  its career on tho date mentioned above.  A Practical, Up to Date Rond to Good  Buttermaking.  ���������tet-the^youhg-ma-nr-i-f-possibleHspend���������-  some time at a dairy school to get  his eyes opened, then work iu a creamery and in a good private Cairy, where  he can learn much about feeding and  handling cows. The. two experiences,  creamery and dairy, will let.him.see  all sides of the work and broaden his  views. With this preparation, which  should take not less than two years'  time, the young man will have an education and an experience that qualify him for managing a dairy farm at  n good salary, or if he is a man of force  he can take even the risk of buying a  dairy on long time or turn his father's  farm into a profitable dairy. In other  words, ho is ably prepared for his life's  work at less cost and in much less  time than his brothers would bo, who  took the chances of succeeding In nny  of tho profession**.  Foundation Stone*.  You will find the two governing principles Involved in good huttermoklng  to be, first, cleanliness, nnd, second,  temperature. There Is nothing that can  koep you from being clean except larxi-  noss, nnd that Is a little'disease we nil  have, llko tho measles, but remember  that, while it does require ox Ira labor  ninl a deal of It to llrst get i'hlngs pcr-  i fectly clean iibm.it the stable and mille  house, this hard labor will not hnvo to  he.repented provided you never let It  got dirty again.  In other words, if yon do that every  day thnt you should do there will be  no accumulation of dirt nbout the stable or milk house. Herein lie the governing principles of good dairying, to  nuvor let anything get really dirty.���������L,  S. Ilardlu lu Homo and Farm,    ^^���������'!  Dnlry \)atn.        " '*������'-' . ]  An occasional rinsing out with lime*  water will help to keep a churn sweet.  Penny wise and pound foolish Is tbo  woman who still uses old fashioned,  out of date dairy utensils,  Tho washing of the cream separator  onco a day doesn't make any less work  than washing It twico a day. Whon It  stands overnight and tho sediment  hardens In tho howl It thon takes twice  ah long to clean It,  The dairy woman or man who depend-* upon the strainer to clean tho  milk rattier than upon cleanly method*  of milking Is the ouo who makes poor  The -���������!<! r.ile of ���������v(..*",'r^ l.-jj!.;- :,i lo  id op Mhen clenr drops of water stand  on it.  the pn*>>Mini of yearn nnd nlhletlnii, he.  has labored under the namo of Inhume!  Amiimt-ml hkeotii."  Ho was about to say more whon tho  plaintiff arose from ber scat and shook  a work worn forefinger In Ills direction.  "I expected I  was goin' to bear  A Will nn  lev,  The strangest will on record Is thnt  of a Connecticut eloryyiriui who broke  through tho lee of it certain pond.  Finding that he w;h tumble to get out  upon the Ice ninl r-.iM-Mi'g tlmt lie lm<l  but ft Short tlmo to live bora tine of the  hitter cold, he took his huue -mi] uruti'  ���������tWDiecibiDfi In this coti-V sbe cjied,' water.  drying; bt*uie������, many cracks nr* due j tus will on the smooth ������,������������������*,������������������. of tin  to tho sudden plunge trom Uot to cola I iCe.  tt was found, duly -.won* to am;  '���������corded li bli last will and tcnt-uucut.  An r.inrroMiina- Tank,  "To tli'if Hi,, ,.���������������,..���������,t un,.||ln.������ ri'fofTMorV1  "Ves."  "What mnkf"* hhn look no haggard?*-  "He's oiii-iimd upon |i1h life work���������  ���������Impljiug the spelling oi* .(o*h Hillings  and Artomus Ward."- Clevohuid Plalo  Dealer.  Poor Ufnritrl  "U liy ilnl ymi put hnn nm, ni*/"  VI thorn-tit I told you tlmt j wouldn't  have ev������-iy Tom, Dirk and Harry calling on ynu,"  "I dou't see how that oppllos. Ulg  mum Is (ieorge,"-New Vork PrtM. am*mamjmmm_  mrnsmim  THE  y*feWS.  CUMBERLAXD, BRITISH  COLUMBIA.  JAPANESE  nt a Low Price,  Wholesale and Retail.  Sweet and Clean'ui*   ity  5olbs ������2.65  No. 6 Japtown, Oumberland B.O  For CANDIES  Novelties,   Pictures,  Frames and cleaning  of frames.  D.   HUNDEN  Cumberland  Morroclii Bros*  BAKERS  DREAD, Cakes and Pies delivered daily to any part of City.  as"<*-?*-sg'^^  FULL������TOCK������F   _   QroMyfa  C H. TARBELL,  High Grade stoves  and all Kitchen Requirements  SPORTSMENS GOODS ������  & GENERAL HARDWARE  '..yrv.wr.i.iGti..  *$fp  TRADE MARKtV  Ac  Anycme p.onrttri;: n sUotofc and clmiorir.tln-i ra.-w  ���������"���������������������������ir ..'ly asuiurmin, truo, wli'ittu..' an invoution i������  PToOftlily patoiitolilo. Cominiin'Gjitlonfl otrlctiy  ftjnlSciBntlHl, Oidont nffency '...i-BuciirliifUHit.oats  In AiDCi'ioiu   Wn lmvo u Wostivngton oiiico.  Patents Ukon tUroutfU Muim & Co. rooelvj*  ���������jwulfil uotljo lu tho  soientifio.. mmm,  wnotXtaUj Hlii3ti*atod. Inmost oli-ouhitlw aj  any eelerjjtlllc 'tmru.il, wooMy, tw-tmi"3.0U a yours  BLKlsta: tnoiitUR.   apnclmcn ^'0|ili*aii,n(lHAi*a  UoUtt ON J'ATSNT* Mint frou.   AtWcOWl  WUNN   A   CO.,  301 lUouiiwuv, Ki>\v Yci-ii.  -o~  JOHN McLEODS  FOR FIRST-CLASS  CANDY, FRUITS,  CIGARS & TOBACCOS,  HARNESS  X\     WILLAUl) Ih prepared to  * " '   (ill any Ordun* for Flno or  Hottvy lliirnoflti, at nhort no io*).  WlLLARD BLOCK,      Cumberland,  ^ENGiNEERINO-aB  Mining Journal  NOW JN JT3 2m YEAR  The leaAltm mining fxiriodioAl ef  tlm miW, with tUt HtrnBirwt *1ltoi1al  Htuff ul ("ll-r t, "U������| <v;.1 pi.tlili'Dtii'l),  KalMcit-utloi) |s,oo n year (tnclul-  Inn U,H,,Oini-*tUi*ti ���������"W'-'iin T������f.**t������i-������*'-.  ';.,:���������, ��������� : ���������  .   >.������  '������...     ".   ,,i   fi  ���������   V    .<  (*fii..im|uo,  |l'M,ii*.ii1 in l '.������".*tt ���������,  .iOS J-.-.vi'i Si. *:  t, im  ������������������ Vm!i  A Gjirantoed Cure  for   Piles.  ItflhiiH.',   HUM,   )(w,-'nf, ,)r   |*,���������t;,i,,. .  !ifVT������i)',,,*,i,U refUn,i m""y '��������� ,,A;/-**  OINTMKNT fail* to enr* wnvci-w, no m;*'.  ter of how Inng t-t-tnilintf, in 11 to H tUyn  Virat application given .\mt> and mm,    .'��������� '  U your -tiutgiiith-uM.'. it ������m..I .'i<w i.i'-.**.,. ������  Mdft-#fUljc(or#ardaii04t|>i*.id ly l*-.i*������  MMIo-um Co., ai- Loow, J40t  GUS' SATISFACTION.  We'll skip it, reader; for it would look  neseetuly to begin a story with an oath  like that Gas Gurley swore, standing  over his wife's dressing table that morn-  inir. And Gus wasn't a swearing man  either.  How came he, then, to commit such a  broach of etiquette and ethics? Well,  may be you wouldn't havo done it; but  don't be too sure till you've heard enough  to bo able to "put yourself in his place."  Imagine a young husband of six  months' stnnding.ardent, fond and trusting, casually entering his wife's dressing-room in her absence, and stumbling  on a mischiovioua-looking, rose-colored  note, freshly opened, a cupid in every  crease, and a lurking lock of another's  hair���������rod���������peeping stealthily from ita  folds!  The very paper blushed guiltily as  Gus caught it up. Eagerly and wildly  his eyes ran ovor the contents. For a  moment he stood amazed rend motionless, and then broke out���������. But we've  promised to skip that, Perhaps any  othor man would have givon utterance  to au much, reading such a missive as.  this, addressed to his wife:  " Affinity, Aug. ���������th, 1ft���������,  "Deakkst Rati* :���������Ho'w coulil you go anil  marry thut Kront bulky fellow belilnil my  bank, anil without a word of notice ?  "Though I've roturned too Into to forbid tho  bans, I'm still in timo to give that lord and  muster of yours a bint���������which I miian to do-  that an older love than his won't quietly sutler  another to monopolize its rights.  "Expect me by Monday, and keep a kiss ton  '���������'Your ever ftitectiouate      Sam Smith."  Smith! Smith! Sam Smith! Faugh I  What a name! Had it been Brown,  Jones or Robinson, there might have  been some bearing it. But Smith! And  red-headed, tool "Frailty, thy name ia  woman I" Yet it might be that Smith  was some presuming puppy, whose vile  epistle was the sheer result of his own  impudence. But no; tne wife that  could receive such a communication and  conceal it from her husband eould not  be else than false.  Smith's heart's blood was the verv  leaBt atonement the case admitted of.  Had Gus been more collected, he might  probably have bided his timo and taken  his peace-destroyer unawares and theu  "tripped him," trusting to an intelligent jury and proof of a mental alibi to  bring him out all right. But he was  aot sufficiently rational for that, and sc  Adopted the foolish plan of summoning  Smith to mortal combat.  6 ..ib had a friend, Captain Borax, a  retired quartermaster,thoroughly versed  In points of honor. Tho captain was  jnt-t the man for the emergency; but, as  ill luck would have it, he was out of  town for the day.  That no time might be lost, Gus de  tnanded satisfaction by mail, direetin-*  his challenge to the address indicated in  the caption of^mit"H'8~Tio"toTTm"d^xing-  r time and place at which his friend,  Captain Borax, would bo prepared to  confer with any friend of Smith's. At  the same time a brief message to Mrs.  Gurley explained that important busi  /.ess necessitated her husband's absence  for the next fow days. . Moartwhilo.  Guo took np quarters at an obscure  country inn, leaving everything to the  management of the captain, whom ho  had succeeded in finding at last, and  who, proud to be (-ought for such a Be:.-  vice, promptly repaired to the appointed  fendoKvouR. where he was punotuallj  niet by a friend of Smith's., The preliminaries wero speedily settled, and a  mooting was arranged for the following  morning.  As the time drew near, Gus grew nor  vous. The fiM't is, Smith's alacrity hnd  taken him a little, aback. V.'c had felt  quito conlidont that that miscrnant  would shrink from encountering tlto  man whose honor ho had outraged. Di:!  instead, without turning the word,  Smith's second had chosen pistols, and  named ton pnecs r.s tho distance 1 It wns  plain the wretch was as bloodrhmity hn  unscrupulous. Besides, Gus wm no  shot, which Smi'h, judging from his  choice of weapons, no doubt wns. How  much butter, Gns began to think, to  havo fled forever from the eeeno of his  unhappinosi*. or to havo invoked the benign aid of the laws of South Dakota.  But it was too latti now to retract.  From a troubled slumber, Birch as con-  dwnuod criminals are apt to fall into in  the last hours of thoir last night, Gus  wan startled hy a sensation ns of a bullet pioroing his thorax, It was only  Captain Borax poking him in the ribs,  by way of reminder that his "hour had  lUinoi-t nii.h'',"  In a brii'f space���������how vory brief it  .-p^iTi."!-f>M"/ wore on tho fatal fit-Id  At rip-nly tho Hame instant a elo'io car  ringo drove u*>, containing tho enemy's  party.  Smith'-* iioi'ojvf ���������"���������prang out, cowing the  door hi.'hlml into, Hu took Captain  Uoro*-, iiKido, I'.ml tho two ludd a hasty  oonnultiviioii which ovor, thi.' ground  tntm-Miml, pii.tolwloaded, positions allotted, and -'-vi. ivUiitiK iu roiuliiiysn, it only  roinuinoil to placo the men and give the  word.  The combatants wero to stand back to  hack, and, at a signal, to wlmel and fire.  Gus had alreudy takon his plu**������������, and was  etrui;gling, manfully bin doubtfully,  ngalnst an inclination, will-nigh  irresistible, to leep over an ad  jaoent hedaa, and run u fast and  fur as his logs eould cany him, wueu  an exclamation from the captain caused  hiui to turn his head,  lu ttuavwii m imiue, *W<- li-att" **i\  CapUdn Bunu, i������c-*c*.t>H*ng the fallow  ���������eeond.dn th<- act of conducting a young  and beoatiful lady to tbe retry ipot dat  tinod for Smith.  " My principal, gentlemen, Miss Mam  tenth*  Su'Hlt-'Snm   Smith,'   .*n h'ii-'i.  culled lur tm in   too uUH'r **n������,*>������������������*.  Gu-ifiu-.v it all. Flinging down tho  pihtol, h������ n;:;ht.d forwunl, and would  certainly I'.j'.vo hugged and hiareA " hair.  t?.jnith." v.iiliuiif ceremony, if hernoc.  ond ���������-ii'ii'i'i'-r i.h'tn her ahinnet-d Iovh;  hii'Iiit i.o'di ii like, a chap that wonlr.  r-'.,lllii Hn hi,i  ��������� -11MV      is.t,    ll   .   :.   .   .;.,   I.,.,  wis nvflr wjiii'-lly pl**a-*������Hl h\  thu  au:  i'">ui> im.. i.u li..'. ...I . ������C '.'.'������������������  ..      /' . ���������'"  Htlf.  The hwk of hair was tho   ������; ly l)ir/.?.l  '"������-i),lained, und "Stm " mx>u*i .n.  ���������. iiat u-  It wan one of Guy'** own. giv-t-  \ju*t  ������������������.���������tore tv KaU ** * ������ouv#r������li  ������������������ Sam ��������� naa pcoienn, -co tease ner menu,  and had taken the method we have seen  of returning it. Of course it wasn't red,  but auburn.  '���������Stun "and her friend went home  with Gus, first solemnly promising, as  did the captain to keep the secret, and.  above all not to let Kate know; but,  bless you.jrayh things always do get out.  Ho Had It Bart"  Isaac Newton was very absent-minded.  Sometimes, alter arising in the morning,  oe would often bit with one leg in his  breeches, aud thus remain for hours con-  Bidering Borne mathematical problem.  without ever thinking of the other lee  Sell Confidence.  The man who thinks that he is ���������Treat,  And thinks It. too. with all his heart.  Hay claim to have one man convinced,  And that ta eomethlna of a start  Re Knevr the Sex.  bhe���������Oh, pshaw! Yon men ere all  alike.  He���������Now, what have 1 r*ald or done  that requires an  apology?  A Rich   Widow.  Hia death, though It would grieve her,  Had one consoling touch.  Tho thought "How noon he'd leave hor"  Was merged with this: "How much?"  Gr������������ut Lore.  Mips TnlUmlcf-Mi   Ooliialn Buyi* hr  wou'ii never marry a light linlrwt girl.  Miss Bhuid'-Oh, I'd dye i'or Ului.  Aud   Dluff.  In I'Vs m������!'-e,  Mlcriity loimh,  Duii i torgi i  Bruins kin! bluff  - "���������'*��������������������������� wt.lt ���������������������������'  !>������������������ Prm  9Mfww9t9��������������������������� "i@f*a������  When In Courtenay Stay At  The Courtenay Hotel  Every coiiv������*rie> ���������'���������e fiv j?*T*,<t'*.,  Th;? Cr.n.ti s.l-Hotel t'or f-portsm'-u  None hut the Be-t of Wines nntl   Liquors  at  tho  liar.  RATES  REASONABLE  ���������J o h n������ dab n st _on,^_JElEfi !!���������_������������������_  * f  ���������^        Tha "STAR" ^  | -L1YERY STA LE  J  '*    RlfiR-: and WHYTK 1'rops   4  -JL  m������wx^-vo*am,i^suim,wa^ .���������-^jw*n'Basnv--j.--niawMfwr'������*������*:������'��������������������� -*>������-n* **5*  *��������� TEAMSTERS, and DRAYMEN|J  SINGLE and DOUBLE RK.S-^.  I For HIRE. 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Coin--*-, in Englinh f.-r the Advaooeii Pupil  'I'o* tn Increasi-Om-*H.Vocabulary.  The Ait of-JoiiverKiition.  >!��������������� uld and Would:    How ���������;.-, Uh<> th.^m.  Prouuuou.tioiiH (Centn-ry Uic-irmary).  Correct English in .i,c  limine.  Correct E glish in lAirSoh-iol.  -Vvhst-to-Saynwrt-Wh*^  'ourse in Left. r-Writihg und Punctuation.  Alphal-'-tiy list, nf Abbi'-jviiitiiinK  liUHineNH Eiiglis.li for the Riuinerja Mau  ('������������������mpouno VV'oid:   tln-.v t.* Write Tiiem.  .���������'������������������uiiiei-. ii, EiJ^li-ili Liuraliifo.  M. J. Henry's  Nurseries and Seedhouses  Large Btock of HOME GROWN  Fruit and Ornamental Trees now  matured for the Fall Trade.  No expense, Iobb or delay of fumigation or inspection.  Headquarters for Pacific Coast  grown Garden^ Field, aud Flower  Seeds in season.  BEE SUPPLIES, Sray Puinp^f;.  Whale Oil Soap, Grernhouse PlantB/������i  Cnt F.owere, Bulbs for Fall Planting.  We do husine**s on our own  ground*-���������uo rent to pay and are  prepared to meet all com petition.  Let me price your list before placing your order.  Catalog-tie   Free.  M. J. HENRY  3010 Westminster Road  Vancouver B. C.  EC. Emde  Bidden -and Supplies.  via Year,   t-omd. lOo ior saiuplo cop*,'  i OMEl'T Ki\QLl-^H, Evanston, III.  |    Local  Agent   for  Com jx Dlstlrct for  CU:vel;ind  .Ma-.-.st-y-Harris  Brantford  Perfect  Rambler  -    i  JLmjpsxiaL  Bicycles.  "Cairbauks - Mom������ Oasolene  ���������d'ack oi* all Trades' eugin.E  BIROS oaiiF  COURTENAY, B.C.,  ORKKDKR of    olstein Cfitile, Chester \\ hue \\*���������   Barred I'lymout  Rnckb, itc.  IMPROVKD STOCK  AT FARMIfillS PRICES.  Second Imnd "WlieeliH  for wale.  ���������^*M^atmtemmmmo*a\Mm*a*m*w^lia*m ���������^������������������^������������������'������������������������������������'���������������������������-���������^���������^���������'������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������w-Mg^  Acetylene Supplies  Bicycle and general  Repairing of  Sewing  Machines,      Fishing  Rods, Guns etc.  t  \-\  S  Hotel  1?**JlOI3*r.I-BT.  Knv'i I' A x lUlltTON iilwayn on tn,- j alio, thu fmiiouij MII.WaUKBK  JJKKRS���������Anbimti'T, Hi li'iniinj.. Soh.it-!, *o. "OI,PUKKY HKAlUi"  Ht'O'lOll WHISKY, Boat Winet* and Liquon of all kinds.  Tlio Bmircling ami Lnilf-iiif- Dc-jurtninut, uiulor tho itniridilinto ������u-)' riutmidetiou uf Mm  Duvit-, will bu found Fimt ultuni in ovury ro-t-jeut,  RATES,  $1 oo per day upwardi, )  I  Campbell's : BAKERY  A Fine Selection of CAK33 always  on hand,  FBEflH BREAD every day.  Orders for BPFOIAL   AEE8 promptly attended to.  "\?  Dunsmuir Avenue,  Cumberland.  i  To Cure a Cold In One Day ������^3U  Td������LaJt^lveBromoQMfadneT*H^^^j^  oatwiy/  i.������ii*M<������iiiTmitf"-ff"- ������������������*-���������������"-      yim%ttQ)gc^'*\AS*.*4rew%^ee*.Tee.  lA THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND, BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  ll>  1  !  4  -���������  r  THE CUMBERLAND NEWS  Issued Every Tuesday.  W. B. ANDERSON,     -     -      -      MgR  The columns of The News are open to all  who wiah to express therein views o * matters of public interest,  While we do not hold ourselves re-oon-n-  ble for the utterances of correspondent;*, we  eeerve the right of declining to insert  ontmunioations unnecessarily personal.  WEDNESDAY,    August  8  i906  fepimalt & imaiBQ ,Bi  Ts. "Oity of Nanaimo/  VICTOKIA-COMOX       ROfJT****'  Sails from Victoria Tuesday, 7 a.m.- for  Nanaimo, calling at   North Saanich  Cowichan Uay,   Maple Bay, Crofton,  Kuper and Thetis Islands when freight  or passengers offer.  Leaves Nanaimo Tuesday, 5 p.m., for  "Union Bay and Comox.  Uives Comox Wednesday, 8 a.mn ior  Union Bay and Nanaimo.  Leives Nanaimo Thursday, 7 a.m., for  Comox and way ports.  Leaves Camm*.-Friday, 7 ������-m-> for Nanaimo and w.iy ports.  Sails from Nanaimo Frida>t 3  p.m., for  Victoria, dilinK  at Kuper and Thetis  Islands, Crofton. Maple Bay, Cow'.ch-  ,  an   Bay  and   North    Saanich   when  freight and  passengers otter  oNorih Saanich  when tide and weather  conditions  permit.  VANCOUVER - 1TA1* AIMO - LADY-  STMTH   ROUTE  S. S      " JOAN"  ���������S.7'ls-iiom--Nv.naimo=.&irA=Vaticouvei  daily, except Saturdays1 and  Sundays. 7  a.m.  Sails from  Nan-iimp for . Vancouver.  SatrdavN at 8 .i.m.   .',,''.  Sails from Nanaimo ������ " Ladysmith,  Fridays and Saturdays at 5-3!* P'1*11-  S til's from Ladysmith for .Nanaimo,  Saturdays at 6 a.m.  Snili from Vancouver for Nanainm  dai'y,exC3pt Saturdays and  Sundays at  1.3" p.m.  Sal'*- from Vancouver   for   Nanaiir*-"**,  Saturdays at 2,30 p.m.  TIME TABLE  EFFECTIVE  JUNK 21, 1006  VICTORIA TO WELLINGTON.  Saturday &  No 2-Daily. No. 4-8nnoay  a.m. -'���������M'  De, f������00 Victoria. *>*��������� 4 00  ������������������   9.28........Ooldstroam  "   ���������* 28  ��������������� 10.1*4 Ku������i������ig'������ **   o'il  ������������������11.00. ,1'unofcn'a    '*   5W  P.M PM*  ������������������ 12 35.. .N������n-tinjo....... "   7.37  At 18.63.. Wellington Ar. 7.55  WBLLX'^T 'N TO  VIOTOEIA.  WiiiuoMtliy,  Saturday &  No, l���������Dnii No, 8-t-JundHy  A.M. *'"���������  Do,   a.00 Wellington Do. 4 00  *t   8.20  N.uittiii.u  "   ���������il''1  10 0*2 Duiuwi'*- *'   C.5D  ������������������ 10,42 Kmiiiig's,....... "   7 ~7  ��������������� H.88  (JoWUtroam  "   0,32  At 12.00 ..Viotorla.  Ar 7.68  Thousand Mile And Commutation Tic  keti an Mle, good over rail and iteait.ci  lines, at two and one-lmlf cents per mile.  Special trains and steamers for Excursions, ami reduced ntes for parties may  be arranged foi on application to the  Diit, Pans. Agent at Victoria.  The Company reserves the right to  change, without previous notice, steamers  sailing dates and hours of sailing.  Exrursion Tickets on aaic Hum .t<i'"> *o  nil Stiuion**, good lor gouiK jumiic) .Saturday and Sunday, returning not later  than Monday.  J, W. TROUI\ Oen.������np. BO. O.mt-t Ser,  O. L. COURTNEY, Dint. Krt. to ft***. A,-.  NOTICE.  jHidinRon loccmiotivw anil' rail  . way card of   th������   Union   f'olliwrv  Ct>m|������jiny hy any  person   or  j.*>r  eon-** -f������*c-*'/'))i|. ���������ruin crow -iti ntrictly  prohibited.   Employe*** art/ sub-  feet to diumtaenl for tallowing **arn������  By order  Francw I>. Littli  Manage*.  nonost NoPTs-ay.  One dny^i-jxhile trnvoliiiR in -Norway.  Chicago girl lost hi-r diary dming n il.-i*.  through one of thi* pi-otty little ii*-a'*-'.  vtlleys  and   was  ranch c-onc<V!i<'il.    ,*-"  asked the hotel keeper tu post u nu;'  "������������������aA *ifci* a reward, but he ileelineil to c  *������/���������*������ th<? {-round that such a me! Sid o  advei xhhvg  lost   property   was   uut   cii:  totaary in Norway nnd would be eon il  fi'Ud very bud f'*i*m.    He promised, hov,  ever, that he would have an nnnounci-  RiPDt m-ide from the pnlpit of the r'/iire  on the next Sunday, which would be ven  much better, because everybody would hi  there,   while  comparatively   few  peoph  would see a notice in the hotel.  Oratorical Style Obsolete,  "Miss Miunie, It has been ol iu/ m'tv  a long time to nny wim-'Hiinj** to ymi, bur  with the natural distrust that is u Dart 0!  my beinx 1 still,hesitate. Yet I nm per  suaded that yuii must have nntiripaii'i  ivhat I am nbout to say. It is hnrdl.T  ininginnhle that my intentions can hev ���������  been uiisuiiilci'stocid. It cannot hare e-  caped your notice that my partiality foi  *J"*ur society"���������  "Pardon me for Interrwptin-*- you, Mr  ���������Tellalons*-. but that isn't, the style ii'-wn  lays. If yuii expect lo pvupose to a giri  before tl*> >;-iicessioH gets clear past jou.  you'll have u hurry."-  A BOOK THAT NO PARMER CAN  AFFORDTO BE WiTHOUT  Costly Rllohonno  The most costly titehen beloni-s to the  Spanish court, the cooking utensils nlonf  having a value of $75,000 and beiuj-  of a great age. The kitchen of the shab  of Persia Is, however, the must valuabl  In the world. Lven the cooking pots are  liued with gold, and the plates and dishe,  used at the royn! table are of solid gold,  incrusted with precious utones. If It were  possible for the contents of the shah's  kitchen to be put up at auction, they  would realize our $6,000,000.  Pattt Ma������e atta K*������������t������no-a.  Adellna Tattl was not always such a  "gold mlno" to managers as some may  suppose, says Lt-slie'B Weekly. When  she visited New York in 1S8'J, her manager. Siguor Lugo, overreached himself  by starting out on a ten dollar admis-  &lon baste, and the venture was a flnan  cial failure, notwithstanding Pattl's  great artistic success. She sang to a  fourteeu hundred dollar house on the  first night and on the second to $400.  She got discouraged, as it was her own  venture, and guve It up.  The late Henry B. Abbey, who was  bold in his speculations, then engaged  her and her company at $f������,()00 per concert He began at Wa Hack's old theater nt Thirteenth street, giving scenes  of opera, and tbe concerts there aver-  ~aged-over-$7i000.a-per.focmniice,_but_he_  lost In the out of town concerts $20,-  000. -  A little later, being asked by De Vivo  to take Patti to San Francisco, Abbey  replied: "My dear De Vivo. I have got  enough of Pa tti. 1 lost $20,000, but I  made a reputation."  Sompiied by the Agricultural Editors  of. the Family Herald and Weekly  Stur of Montre'.l,   at the request  "  of     Hundreds      of    Headers.  The drink of strong men and healthy women  UnionBrewe  Is The Best  Bottled of in  Barrels.  The UNION BREWING Co.,     Nanaimo B. C.  K. A1DA.  'APANI  TAILOR  IT     AN  BE HAD  FREE  Th most complete Fa������mers'  Hambock and Veterinary Guide  ever issued, Simple and practical information of the greatest  value to every farmer.  Three hundred and fifty-eighf  subjetvs deal r with; eve/ y one of  .interest and many of them illustrated.  Our Special   Offes  Th one Who Four fit and Ran Away,  During the Kpunish Ainerk-un war, at  the recruiting stutlon In St, Louis, tha  following, ns related In the (Juivoston  News, tooU place between a recrultlug  officer and nn applicant who was of  U'lab nationality:  R, O. - How old are yon?  I. It.- Don't know, but Ol must be  auld enough.  II. O.-Have you ever been tn the  army?  I. U.���������Y18, Bor.  Ft. O.-Huve you ever been In any battles?  I. R.-OI have.  It. O.-Whut ones?  1. a.-01've been lo all ov them.  ft. 0.���������Were you lo tbe battle of Bull  Ran?  1. R.-OI was,  R. O.-Dld you rant  I. R.-You bet Ol did. tnd them poof  <fJ?lJs that didn't run are tbere yet  A Learn! Antral.  France* nntl Mubel bail quite a dincuR-  Rlon recently. They are playmates ami  visit one another frequently. Kraiu'ca'  imreiit iu an uttonioy, while M11 lid's pur-  ent i* u ch.'1'K.viniiii. hi hiiuiu iiuiiiuei' thu  talK turned on ongelH, ami thu conversation, which wan overheard hy Mabel'a  mother, wan very profound.  "Ih hevuu full uv angola?" nuked  Franco**.  ���������'yon, It** full uv ������om," repllod Mabol.  "Do you wnnt to be nn nn-jol sum day?"  "Why, of court--*, an' I'm goin' to bo,  too, cot roy papa'a a preacher, an' bo'U  go to hcvun itiro."  "Well, you bet my papa'il go to botun,  too. cos ha'i a lawyer."  W. offer a full yeiir's fubscription  t������ tli<- Cumberland Nkws, a full  yeartJ aubscrip.tion to Hint grcati-s!  of all Weekl-rs he FumiiyHerald  and \veekiy Stai'.ot Mo, trea!, in-  ciudi'ig ::,eir benutifuS picture,  "Qutfii Aa.vantlrit. Her Gmndcliild  I'VriM.r-j-- ManuiH and Veterinary  Guide", ail for $200 A sample  copy oi tl,, picvure avd book can be  81 on at this ,'li'c(\  Gents' Suits and Ladys' Tailored  Costumes neatly flniuhed  in Latest fashion**,.    Charges Right.  DUNSMUIR   AVENUE.  m  Cumber land-  Hotel������������������"*  COR. DUNS UIR AVENUE  AND SECOND STREET.  CU   BERLAJND   il   C.  Mita. J. H. PiKKT, Prop 11   tress.  When in Cumberland be suro  and stay at the Cumberland  Hotel, Kiwi-Class Accomodation ior -transient and perraai:-  ont boai'ders.  Sample Rooms and Public Hail  Run in Connection with   Hotel  R-itoa from 81.00 to'$2.00 per day  "PW8" Pt.  & -Pub Go.  Cumberland     B. C.  Wood's r^pMi-no,  7Vi-!  Great.  Finqlisli   Jismrdy,  Tones antl invigorates tho wiiolo  ^iiovv���������..,������! Hyutain,   nuikcti   ncv  s' liloou in old Veins. Oiorn jNV;  oits Di'silUv, Mental ami Jiruln, Worrit, !)���������  pontic iny, Sexual IVeakafna. Kmiaaioni'. >^Jt,  motorr/um, ond Effects QfAlume or Kxci'shck.  Pi'loo*<l jjcrh'isc. Blx(or85.  Oiiev,'lllj)lf<i.-w.r...  v. ill euro,  Sold by all dnifffflstfl or inn lieu in  plain iiUtf. ou receipt of price Acu* pu uv Met  mailed free. Tho Wood Modlo'no Oo.  {formerly Wiiu'^or) ��������� Toronto, On*u  . .&MO&M  "CUBAN    BLOSSOM',  A UNION-MADR CK1AK  rom tUK-  Cuban Cigar Factory  M. J. BOOTa, ?ropridtot,  *saam.mwmAr*Tt*ifrwx\m*iia a*\jm\rar*m  ORT  and Adventure  Ashore and Afloat  with      _ _, __ m  RQB and GUN  If yoa llRe to read o! th* ttp^aaamal  oag'.era, shooter* end campers or TtibtliM  orityou aru literawed in oountw We,MP  your newsdealer tor Foreat omAWmuft  , or write for free specimen copy, tf ml  twentv-five cents for four wtels trW ate.  Forest and Stream la a lara? IlliUtrafwl  weekly journal, wbiab ������MNtloc.tb������ totmia������  [���������^departmentst������������������������������������-^-~ ���������'"'".   ��������� .:1^^a-  G&me Bart and Ottik      Natanl rrHtttq-k  Sea and River FiaKbtf,  TM"Mif4  Tha Sportsman TettniL, fJwo-M  Rifle and Trap, Kennel.  Wo send free our catalogue of tbe beat bo8*-������  on outdoor, life and recreation.  FOREST AND STREAM PUB. CO.  346 Broadway, Now York Cty.  TO COIIE A COLD IN ONE DAY  LiltLAXATIVK HLIOMO QUININK Tub.  Id!^, AH (lnig������i."e������ reiuuj tlio uionuy il it  tail-* to ouro,       K. VV, Grove's Byjr-aturo is  n eaoh hnx ,    Wiv. '  book's Cotloa Root Compound  Tho grout Utorln* Tonic mm  only Bute eirtctoal Atathfr*-*  P.'i'mlrttoi- ca whlcli women t _  oeponiL Rnld In three oflfp  ot ati'oagih���������No. 1, til Ro.  ir, Ml  10 doffi-oua 8troni*w. "**J|  coial oasoa, ������ w  >y all druor-jiritrf) or  ���������oaxMcmoiNBdei.  cropalii on redbipt of mk  Froo pamphlet. AMgami la  1,T0HCNT0,0NT. ilmmar\lrma%%  Olavilltit  Mix npeaAtre-What *m I dolnf T A*  ranglnf a lot ������t ao?tl nclpM la aft  ���������erapbeok. ���������  Ut. 8p������nd������rt���������Suppoaa jroa Inolodf  tbla bill paid today (or tbat Paria ������*m  af youri.  Mm. Speeder*-���������Don't bo foolish.  II.. JV^. .- !���������*.*. t-t TM-'iTV* ������ *>*.  etApt for Fi-onr-h Hrow-lntt.--Phllad^pbla  "PrnM.  Bla ObNtrriittoa.  "It (a rtrango bow often the undmr?*  Ui/r  uteoi   to   pros.per,"   ri'innrltcd   tbo  tlMAMllUUi lUUii.  "Yeu," nfjuw-r-Aj Seantor Sorghom. "I  have noted bu������U b U'lidency In Affairs  with growing flppr<*ht'ris*lon. Every tmiu  in fi-vhilt) ������oinp ono without any oi'iiifj*  or Influonce worth mpnticinlng gutta (.. th  ice."���������WatblnKton Blitt.  Blnr-iAtre ������������������ B������nolta(  "Mr.   (iubi'a.  f���������\id  t,.i   to  iwImi  mjr  ny"  "R������l������������ -four pay ? Too tntkt mori* ml-*-  take* than any other clerk in the ofHcc."  MW������*U. bnt !'*e hvetd jron any th*l l������ti  ���������f any mHtnkra ha.f *a--������"l ���������*#��������������� hi? tuou-  ey."~Chkagn Hceor-MJetalA.  WAT8������N'������  I1:  .'   ... '. ..:,���������   ?H',.y :������. ���������   ,.' .���������  ���������ly'-y-ii \iijh /������;���������,,-  !.';--r��������� Vi/J" ,n:v  , ��������� * 11    t  " i  "'���������'-'it-iitMi.'.r.i--  %<>  , h  .-���������'> ���������"  ���������V*'  IP  King of fScotels Wfetekieso  The HUDSONS BAY CO,  Sole Age its for B C- THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  ���������MtMMiMHtmmiMifmtmmf-mYfmiiiif**-?  eeeee**m*ee**eeeeeee*e������*ww  *������������������  r������*������'  *���������  ,-   ������*'  !-���������������������������  -���������*  !���������*������'  '   ��������� ������.  a*  *>*  *������-  em  -**  ���������eat  *���������  ������������������������  ie*e***e**e**e**e������*****  EBEN HOLDEN  By IRVING BACHELLER  Copyright,   1000,   *r    LOTHROP   PUltLISH ING   COMPANY   f<.<>  (Continued-)  in tho morning Mayor Wood introduced mo to the Duke of Newcastle,  who In turn presented me to the Prince  of Wales, then a slim, blue eyed youngster of nineteen, as gentle mannered  as nny 1 have ever met. It was my  unpleasant duty to keep as near as  possible to.the royal party in all the  festivities of that week.  The ball in the prince's honor at the  Academy, of "Music was one of the  great social events of the century. No  fair of vanity in the western hemisphere ever quite equaled it. The fashions of the French court had taken the  city as had the prince���������by unconditional  surrender. Not iu the palace of Versailles could one have seen a more  generous exposure of the charms of  fair women. None was admitted without a low cut bodice, and many came  that had not the proper accessories.  But it was the most brilliant company  New York had ever seen.  Too many tickets had been distributed, and soon "there was an elbow on  every rib and a heel on every toe," as  Mr. Greeley put it. Every miss and her  mamma tiptoed for a view of the  prince and his party, who came in at  10, taking their seats on a dais at one  side of the crowded floor. The prince  sat with his bauds folded before him  like one in a reverie. Beside him were  the,Duke of Newcastle, a big, stern  man with an aggressive red beard; the  blithe and sparkling Earl of St. Germans, then steward of the royal household; the curly Major Teasdale; the gay  Bruce, a major general, who behaved  jiimself always like a lady.   Suddenly  ncsses hung liigh above them, their  noses nodding over our heads. We stood  awhile looking up at the looming  masts, the lights of the river craft.  "Guess I'vo done some good," said  he, turning into Peck slip. "Saved two  young women. Took 'em off the streets.  Fine women now, both of them���������respectable, prosperous, and one is beautiful. Man who's got a mother or a sister can't help feeling sorry for such  people." '  the floor .-sank-beneath" tlTe~crow3~of"  people, who retired in some disorder.  Such a compression of crinoline was  never seen as at that moment, when  periphery pressed upon periphery and  held many a man captive in the cold  embrace of steel and whalebone. The  royai party retired to its rooms again,  and carpenters came In with saws and  hammers. The floor repaired, an area  was roped oil for dancing���������as much as  could be spared. The prince opened  the dance with Mrs. Governor Morgan,  after which othor ladies were honored  with his gallantry.  I saw Mrs. Fuller in ono of the boxes  and made haste to speak with hor. She  had just landed, having left IIopo to  study a timo in the conservatory of  Loipsle.  "Mrs. Livingstone is with hor," said  she, "and thoy will return together ih  April."  "Mrs, Fnllor, did she send any word  to mo?" I Inqulrud anxiously. "Did  Pho glvo you no message?"  ' "None," sho suid coldly, "except ono  to hor mother and fathor, which I  have sent in a letter to them."  I loft lier heavy hoartod, wont to tho  reporter's table and wrote iny story,  very badly, I must admit, for I was  cut deep with sadness, Then I on me  away and walked for hours, not oaring  whither. A grout homesickness hnd  como over ine, I felt as if a talk with  Uncle Eb or Elizabeth Itrower would  huvo given ino iho comfort I needed.  I walked rapidly through dark, deserted streets. A steeple clock wns striking li whon I hoard somo ono coining  hurriedly on tho walk behind me. I  looked over my Hhoiildor, but could  not mako hhn out In tlio darkness, and  yot thoro wus something familiar in  the Ktop. An ho oiiino nearer I felt  his hand upon my shoulder.  "Bettor go homo, Brower," ho said,  ns I rooognlzod tho voice of Trumbull,  "You've boon out u long tlmo.  Passed  you boforo tonight."  ., ������Why didn't you speakr *&{' *&  ���������j on woro preoccupied.  "Not keeping good hours yourself," I  enld,  "Rather Into," ho answered, "but I  am n walker, nnd I lovo tho night. It  lu so still lu tbli* purt of tho town."  Wo were passing the Five Points.  "When do you sleep?" I Inquired.  .'H-ier f.H't;j������ hi loum,   uv {.mil,    i.i.-  U'f>.t   i liiiUoiiily   li'vd.     I'U    '���������������������������.'j*  night unite or loss. Sleep two hours In  tho nvu'iilng nnil two In tlie iu'ti'1'innm  ���������that's all 1 require, Soon the hands  o' that clinic yonder on every hour uf  llil- limm, ���������  Ho pointed to n lighted dial In a near  tower.  Htupjiliiir presently, ho looked down  nt a Utile waif asleep in a doorway, a  bundle ni  evening papers  under hia  nmi.    lie ''���������'<,.,I Mm t"������ii|ci-|y  "Horo, boy," ho mild, dropping coins  In tl..; i.j V : of th- !'.������������������-',-"������������������? '���������*" <���������<*"���������,  "I'll tako tin-so papers,   Vou g<* huiiio  BOW,"  Wo walked to the river, passing few  envo rnemlw-rs of "the toroo," who n).  ways g-ivo Trumbull a < iieery "kto.no,  rap"'   Wi������ paa<**d wharfs whoro th������  treat aaa horaas lav stalled, with bar-  CHAPTER XXV.  S soon as Lincoln was elected  the attitude of the south  showed clearly that "the irrepressible conflict" of Mr. Seward's naming had ouly just begun. The  Herald gave columns every day to  the news of "the coming revolution,"  as it was pleased to call it. There was  loud talk of war at and after the great  Pine street meeting of Dec. 15. South  Carolina seceded five days later, and  then we knew what was earning, albeit  w*e saw only the dim shadow of that  mighty struggle that was to shake the  earth for nearly five years. The printer grew highly irritable those days and  spoke of Buchanan and Davis and  Toombs in language so violent it could  never have been confined in type. But,  while a bitter foe, none was more generous than he, and when the war waa  over his money went to bail the very  man he had most roundly damned.  I remember that one day when he  was sunk deep In composition a negro  came and began with grand airs to  make a request as delegate from his  campaign club. The printer sat still,  his eyes close to the paper, his pen fly-  Tn^aFhTgh spedT*-"TEe~OTlOTeT3"6Wtor  went on lifting his voice in a set petition. Mr. Greeley bent to his work  as the man waxed eloquent. A nervous  movement now and then betrayed the  printer's irritation. He looked up  shortly, his face kindling with anger.  "Help!   For God's sake!"..he shrilled  "litre, hoy, I'U iolic those pupen,"  impaiiofiny, ma iiiiii-ih n.ving in tne mr,  Tho printer seemed to bo gasping for  liroath.  "Go and stick your hond out of tho  window nnd get through!" ho shouted  hotly to the mun,  Ho turned to his writing, a thing dourer to hini than a new hone to u hungry  dog.  "Thon you may como nnd toll mo  what you want," he added In n milder  tone.  Thoso woro days whon men mild  what thoy mount, and thoir moaning  had moro fight In It than was roally  pollto or neoossnry. Fight wns In tho  nlr, nnd before I know It thoro wns n  wild, dovnstiiting spirit In my own  bosom, insomuch that I mndo bnsto to  Join a local regiment. It grow npuco,  hut not until I saw tlto first troops on  their way to the war was I fully deter-  mined to go und glvo battle wltU niy  regiment.  Tho town -.vrie- nfXre with ftntrlntUm.  Sumter hnd fallen. Lincoln hnd issued  his first, call. Tho sound of tho fifa  nnd dr *rn rang in tho streets. Men  guvo up work to talk nnd listen or ga  into the sterner business of war. Then  n-m ii'i'ht 1n   Vni'ii ., re"!ment rnfflf nut  of New EiiL'l.uiii on its wny to tho  front. It lodged at tho Astor House, to  leave at l> Iii the morning, Long ho-  foi" that hour il���������. building was dunked  and fronted with tens of thousands,  crowding Hroadwuy for threo block**,  Mulling the widv mouth of Park row  nnd braced fcito w-ey nnd Hurelny  ���������"r.-'H My 4*.J!lor assigned me to thli  liilen'sllii-- evtnt.  I hlu ni in ih.. <T������wd that lie Tiling*  find i'hiv uhut was- really the begin.,  nirig of the u:ir in .Ww Vork, There  was im babhlo of voice*, no Impatient  call. 90 t-pynd fit idle Jeerins sjch as  one is apt to near In a "waiting crowd  It stood silent, each man busy -with  me rising current of his own emotiona,  solemnified by the faces all around  him. The .aoldiejs. filed out upon the  pavement,'th*e*pp*?irice having kept a  way clear for them. Still there was  silence in the crowd, save that near ma  I could hear a man sobbing. A trumpeter lifted his bugle and sounded a  bar of the reveille. The clear notes  cleft the silent air, flooding every  atreet about us with their silver sound.  Suddenly the band began playing.  The tune was "Yankee Doodle."^ A wild,  dismal, tremulous cry camo out of a  throat near me. It grow nnd spread  to a mighty roar, and then such a  shout went up to heaven as I had never heard and I know full well I shall  never hear again. It was like the riving of thunderbolts above the roar of  floods���������elemental, prophetic, threatening, ungovernable. It did seem to me  that the holy wrath of God Almighty  was in that cry of the people. It was  a signal. It declared that they were  ready to give all that a man may give  fdr that he loves���������his life and things  far dearer to him than his life. After  that they and their sons begged for a  chance to throw themselves into the  hideous ruin of war.  I walked slowly back to the office  and wrote my article. When the  printer came in at 12, I went to his  room before he had had time to begin  work.  "Mr. Greeley," I said, "here Is my  resignation.   I am going to the war."  His habitual smile gave way to a  sober look as ho turned to me, his big  white coat on his arm. He pursed his  lips and blew thoughtfully. Then he  threw his coat in a chair and wiped  his eyes with his handkerchief.  "Well, God bless you, my boy," he  said.   "I wish I could go too."  I worked some weeks before my regiment was sent forward. I planned to  be at home for a day, but they needed  me on the staff, and I dreaded the pain  of a parting the gravity of which my  return would serve only to accentuate.  So I wrote them a cheerful letter and  kept at work. It was my duty to interview some of the great,men of that  day as to the course of the government.  I remember Commodore Vanderbilt  came down to see me In shirt sleeves  and slippers that afternoon, with a  hanxlkerchief-tied~about-hls~neck���������in-  place of'a collar���������a blunt man of simple,manners and a big heart, one who  spoker his mind in good, plain talk, and,  I suppose, he got along with as little  profanity as possible, considering his  many cares. ,  He called me "boy" and spoke of a  certain public man as a "big sucker."  I soon learned that to him a "sucker"  was the lowest and meanest thing in  the world. He sent mo away with  nothing but a great admiration of him.  As a rule, the giants of that day wero  plain men of the people, with no frills  upon thorn and with a way of hitting  from tho shoulder. Thoy said what  they meant and meant It hard. I havo  heard Lincoln talk when his words had  tho whiz of a bullet and his arm tho  jerk of a piston.  John Trumbull Invited McClingan, of  whom I had told him much, and myself to dine with lilm an evening that  week. I went In my now dross suit-  that mark of sinful extravagance for  which fate had brought me down to tho  pounding of rooks under Boss McCorniick. Trumbull's rooms wero a fenst  for tho eye���������aglow with rod roses. Ho  Introduced mo to Mni'gurot Hull and  her mother, who woro thoro to dlno  with us, She was a slight woman of  thirty then, with a faco of no striking  bounty, but of singular sweetness.  Her diirk oyes hud a mild und tender  light In them; her volco n plaintive,  gentle tone, tlio llko of which ono may  hear rarely If over. For years she had  been ii night worker in Iho missions  of the lower city, and many nu unfortunate hud been turned from the  way of evil by her good olllcos. I sat  beside hor at tho table, and sho told  mo of hor work und how often sho had  met Trumbull lu his night walks,  "Found mo a hopeless boutheu," ho  remarked.  "To save him I hnd to consent to  marry him," sho suid, laughing.  '��������� 'Who hath found love Is nlrendy in  heaven,'" said MeCllngnn. "I hnvo not  found It, nnd I am In"���������ho hesitated na  If sen idling for a synonym���������"a boarding houso on William atreet," he added.  Tho roinnrknblo thing nbout Margaret  Hull wns her slmplo fnlth. It looked  to no glittering generality for Its ro-  wnrd, such as tho soul's "highest good"  -much tnlkcd of In tho philosophy of  that tune, ftlio bene veil uial lot *ssvi)  bou������ flu- m\*A one 'tiu'l nuuld hv add  ed to her crown lu heaven. And yot  tMie wore no Jewel upon her person.  Her blnck costumo wns beautifully  fitted to her flno form, hut was almost  i-evort'ly plain, it occult, cu lu u������o vuut  sho did not quito understand her own  heart, nnd, for thnt mnttor, who does?  Hut she hnd somewhat In her soiil'thnt  pusscth all understanding. I shall not try  to say what, with so llttlo knowledge  of U.u.h' Uluili thing**, run* that I know  It was of (Jed. To whnt patience and  nutse,ti>Uin effort tihe h.id lichoolcd her  wlf.l wus woon to know.  ������T������ lw������ continued!  FACTS AND FANCIES.  The Milkmaid Sleeve���������Lace Wrlatleta  and the Flirtation Veil.  The milkmaid sleeve is a variation  of the elbow length. It ends ha an  upturned cuff of pure white lawn delicately embroidered in white thread  and is matched by a chemisette of tho  6ame fabric. This new sleeve will appear on coats as well as on gowns.  Very smart are the lace wristlets for  wear with short sleeves, and the dog  collar to match is also a smart addition.  If you have any garnet jewelry in  old fashioned bettings wear it upon  every occasion when it will be harmonious. The rage for garnets is a recent  Parisian fad.  The flirtation veil is one of the summer vogues. It is three yards long  and made of washable chiffon so fine  In texture that it would make Peter  Pan ashamed when he holds his lost  shadow up to the public eye. The ends  are hand painted in large flowers, and  a painted border extends down both  sides.  Never before have veils and veillnga  by the yard been obtainable in color-  ouiarr out expensive new silks of the  season.  There Is a net for summer gowns  that is stunning. It is like a coarse  mesh of the black and white face veils  that are being worn. A lace for trimming comes to match the all over net  buttonholed at the edge. ���������,  The baby's bonnet illustrated Is of  drawn taffeta silk fashioned into something of a continental shape. Tiny  plaitings of chiffon soften tlie edge of  the brim. A rosette of satin ribbon  and wide strings of the same adorn  this dainty chapeau.  JUDIG CHOLLET.  i  SENTENCE RHYTHM.  IdloayncrttfilcH of Writer* and Speakers In Thin RcNpeet.  All experienced writers and speakers  manifest a personal peculiarity in tho  rhythm of their sentences. The writer  Indicates this by the recurrent lengths  of his sentences and the speaker by  his interpretation. Most of us are unaware of the fact that we have a normal length of sentences and that we  retain this length when possible. Recent Investigations have discovered  this fact, and the evidence is indisputable. The successive sentences admit of variations, but the average  length of sentences of any ordinary  author Is claimed to be ascertainable  from the reading of any 500 lines of his  typical works.  In English prose and poetry the  thought is of the most importance and  the form of expression is but secondary. In chanting and in music the  thought ls subordinated to the form,  and in these forms of expression the  rhythm is much more prominent than  in prose or. poetry. It is aesthetically  displeasing to have too much made  of rhythm in reading prose and poetry,  but the highest manifestations of art  are present when the rhythmical form  is used to express the thought. We do  not like to have that which Is most  important subordinated to the less important, but our aesthetic natures  crave rhythm, and when the best expression of thought coincides with the  production of rhythm we respond at  once with enthusiastic approval.-:Walter Dill Scott in Talent.  Trading- In Your Own Town.  ,A_rlght_that belongs to every citizen  GIBL'S DKESS OF BEIGE CLOTH.  ings so becoming. Even the plainest  woman, if she has the right sense of  color, can find something In the new  veils to hide her defects and enhance  her charms.  Many of the new veils havo pin dots  very close together aud a border of real  lace.  The girl's frock pictured Is of beige  pastel cloth. The box plaited blouse  and skirt are arranged with bands and  buttons made of cloth. Tho yoko Is of  embroidery. Through the lower part  of tho blouse Is drawn plain silk ribbon, which makes tho folded belt.  JUDIO CHOLLET.  SEASONABLE MODES.  Smart    MntorinU    For   Sprlnsr   and  Summer "jimvhh���������lluniluome t-ilkit,  For those who find tho now silks too  expensive mohair, which ls being offered under Its old fashioned namo of  alpaca, makes a serviceable alternative,  Thoro Is a range of fancy nlpncas In  which tho pattern consists of nn Invisible chock. Thoso designs aro vory good  for traveling nnd general wear.  Fluuncl will he a popular material  for summer outing frocks. It comes In  hair lino stripes In hluo and hlnck.  Made up In a severo tailor stylo, wltb  collar and cuffs on tho jnckot of plain  colored flannel, theso gowns aro very  ���������mart,  Small pattorns, hair thread embroidered designs and blurred and raised  is the privilege of spending his earnings in whatever manner and where  he wishes as long as he keeps within  the law. No one will dispute the farmer's claim that he can send his money  to any place that he wishes and buy  goods he needs wherever he wants to.  But there is an economic side of the  question that should not be overlooked,  says D. M. Carr in Home Trade Advocate. The resident of a community,  should be active in furthering the interests of the place he calls home. He  ls working contrarily to his own good  when he sends his money to the distant city for supplies ho knows can be  secured in his home town. The dollar  sent away goes out of circulation and  ceases to he a factor in the building up  of tlio community from which it Is sent.  Ho*-**- Snake* Move nnd Climb,  Tho vertebrao of a snnko aro fitted  together by a kind of ball and socket  articulation, which, however, is capable of only lateral or sido to sldo motion, A snake moves by propelling  hlmsolf on the points of his scales,  which, to htm, answer tho purpose of  ribs. A snake does not climb n treo  or a bush hy colling around it, as most  pooplo who have not investigated th������  matter bellove, hut by balancing himself vory evenly nnd holding on with  tho points and edges of his scales. A  snake on a pane of glass or othor polished snrfneo whero tho Bcnles cannot  tako hold Is almost perfectly helpless.  True In Hoth Ciinch.  "Thero nre many stars that nro never  ���������eon," said tho astronomer reflectively.  "Yes, nnd thoro uro n lot thnt never  ought to bo seen, too," returned tha  theatrical mannger, with somo emphasis.  It wns two dnys later boforo the astronomer finally got It through his head  that tho thcntticnl miuingcr was not ���������  plain, everyday idiot.  Sure.  Johnny���������What's silence. Freddy?  Freddy���������It's what you don't hear  when you listen.  BABT DOy.SKT OF TAFFETA BILK,  effects uro tho most noticeable fen-  tnrea nf tho meineut In silki. Tiny  flcur-dt< lis in black and white alternately are noticeable on somo of the  new gray silks. Little detached bunches ot Dowers In delicate coloring* are  iwren oo cream and Ivory -f*w������and*.  Mofrt chiffon taftet* I* one ot the  A nutlnotlon,  ���������'I suppose," said the timid young  man, "when you recall whnt a hnndsomo man your first husband was you  wouldn't consldor mo for a mlnuto?"  "Oh, yes, I would," replied tho widow Instnntly, "but I wouldn't consldor  you for a second,"  rftiirterty goo-* n loner wny, "but flnt������  tery further.-Sthoolmastcr.  Sannlerer,  A saunteror is holiovod hy some ety-  ���������molnHstij- tn h'lve orM-i'il'i- tlen't'e,! ji  man without lauds, such a porxon naturally wandering to and fro lu search  of employ ment.  !tnnernft,������ Ut* Wnrk.  Bancroft devoted nearly thirty yeara  to his -History of tho lulled fctuto*-,'*  which Is not n history of the United  8tnto* nt nil, wnco it end* where tho  history of tho country properly begins.  Had tho work beta cot-tlmw-d on the  tamo scale down to the present, seventy-five or eighty volumes would hava  bean required. . ... I  iA  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA,  -BOMMto^r-M^.  LAST YEAR'S INSURANCE.  Government   Returns   Showing   Assets  and Liabilities in Tabulated Form.  The annual report of the Department  of Insurance has just been issued at Ottawa, and gives last year's business In  life and fire insurance in Canada.  , Premiums received by Canadian life  Insurance companies last year amounted to $13,947,827, an increase over the  previous twelve months of $1,988,727.  The amount of policies, new and taken  up, was $67,348,131, a gain of $8,297,-  028, and the net amount in force  $397,946,902, an improvement of $33,-  306,730. For claims, including matured endowments, $4,460,332 was paid,  an advance of $315,252.  Good Balance.  Total assets were $102,438,414, nand  total liabilities, including reserve, but"  not capital stock. $92,982,384, giving  surplus assets over liabilities, excluding capital, $9,456,030. Assets include real estate, $4,792,782; loans on  real estate, $26,704,010; loans on collaterals, $3,407,818; cash loans and premium obligations on policies in force,  $9,679,243; stocks, bonds and debentures, $49,918,985; cash on hand and in  banks, $2,735,426; agents' balances and  "bills receivable, $124,959; interest and  rents due and accrued, $1,417,911; outstanding and deferred premiums, J3,-  351,049; other assets, $306,226,  What Liabilities Are.  Liabilities include $766,786 unsettled  claims; $91,272,163 net reinsurance  reserve; $4,161,107 capital stock paid  up. Death claims reached $4,062,T99,  and $8,225,574 was paid policyholders,  $1,693,994 going in the form of dividends. Net premium income, including consideration for annuities, aggregated $18,402,323. Total receipts in  cash were $23,582,662, and total cash  expenditure, $14,152,052, giving $9,430,-  610 excess of income. Expenditure to  the sum of $5,707,643 represented general expenses, and $218,834 dividends to  stockholders.  Fire  Losses Paid.  Fire losses paid in 1905 _ were $6,-  008,457, divided as follows: Canadian  companies, $1,408,003; British, $3,633,-  706; American, $966,748. In 1904 the  payments were $14,099,534, to which  Canadian companies contributed $2,-  ^tr������������i Britljrh, $9,172,919, and American, $2,365,14-*.      . .  VALUE OF SEAWEEDS.  Living Skeleton*.  The very first of the living skeletons  ever exhibited in modern times was a  "FnnSEEtannnTrared'CIande-Seuratrwho  was born in 1799.  Ask fop Minard's and take no other.  Prof. J. W. Jenks, of Cornell University, has been engaged by the  Chinese government as financial expert.  The Demon, Dyspepsia.���������In olden  times it was the popular belief that  demons moved Invisibly through the  ambient air, seeking to enter into  men-and trouble them. At the pre  sent day the demon, dyspepsia, is at  largo in the same way, seeking habitation in those who by careless or unwise living invite him. And once he  enters a man it is diflicult to dislodge  him. He that finds himself so possessed should know that a valiant friend  ,to do battle for him with the unseen  foe ls Parmelee's Vegetable Pills,  which aro ever ready for the trial,  Last year 236,128,936 tons of coal  were mined in the "United Kingdom,  of which 67,100,646 tons were exported.  $100 REWARD $100.  The render- ot thli ptpor will ba plained to laata,  lh������t there li ������t leut one dreaded dlee-we tbet Mlenoe  ha* bean able to euro in all It* ������ta������e������, and that la  Catarrh, Hall'i Oatarrh Oure li tho onljr potttlra  eure now known to the. meitloal fraternity. Oatarrh  ttatno. ��������� eontUtuVlojioj dl*snne, require! a con������tl$**.  tion a]  iImako, ������oqulrei,a coniti*hi<  ' on I  he rob  I slvli  Itutlo  I'nalU work, 'fix. proprietor* have So much  In l,U enratlva poworn thnt they offer One Hun.  Dollari for any omo tbat It fall! to ouro. Band  treatment., Hall'i Catarrh I'u ro l������ taken in.  entail-/, noting dlreotly on tho mood and muconi  urfaoei qt the tyitem, thereby doitroyin-* tho found.  aUono'thodlM-aio, and giving-thi  by balldlna up the oonitltutlon am  IMojn* IU work, Thi  ... or the i.   -_.. .       ���������       ,.  ot the dlaeaio, and giving tho patient atrangw  [Idlnji up the oonitltutlon .ana aifUtlng nature  have iio much  fait i  jrei ���������-.. , ���������  for lit of toitlmonlal!  Addreut T, J, OHENKY * Co., Toledo, O.  Sold bf druggUt* 78o.  Take Hall'i Family Pllli for eomtlpatlon.  An association hnn recently boon  formed at Tokio with the namo of  "Dai Nippon Shukyoka Kyowukiil,"  lor tne purpose of reconciling and  harmonizing tho different religionists.  fin Growing  Old Fast  And you know why, too. It's  thote tray htlrst Don't you  know thit Ayer's Hair Vigor  restores color to irty btJrP  WtlU It does. And it never  h*% cither. It stops t&UUig  hair alio, and keeps the scalp  clean and healthy. Do not  grow old too fasti  ���������t Xwmeaa* Anfa W "fleef frmaarr  yean amiItmrnHteeMjea aatmfm.Xmm'  Warn w 4o ml\A*%\ (Vltkeaie xajbilftyim,  Or������CtMU  Uae.1  %   nmfiMin  Venmrnmrn  Sunlight  is better than other soaps,  but is best when used in  the Sunlight way.  Sunlight Soap contains  no injurious chemicals.   -  Sunlight Soap is pure  soap, scientifically made.  Every step in its manu**  =fac^e~iswacfied byarT  expert chemist.  Sunlight Soap saves  labor, and the wear of  rubbing which common  soaps require in washing  fabrics.  Your money refunded by  the dealer from whom you buy  Sunlight Soap If you find Any cause  for complaint.  The Use of Irish Moss aa a Food and  a Medicine.  Irish moss is used as-a foundation for  many desserts in the dietary kitchens  where especial dishes are prepared for  invalids. An authority on the question  of seaweeds states that scurvy, the  draad of sailors, caused hy the absence  of potash in the salt mc.it which forms  a part of every ship's provisions, would  be ameliorated by the liberal use of sea  moss jelly, which is rich in potash.  Irish moss has always a place In the  medicine chest of the old fashioned  housewife, Who pins her faith to its  healing properties for colds, sore  throats, etc. On the coast where tho  moss Is gathered and also in the majority of Irish families the moss is boiled,  strained, boiled again with lemon juice  and sugar, until it is of the consistency  of sirup. It is taken hot, a teaspoonful  at a time, and is said to be a very good  remedy for the maladies referred to.  The Indians use the ashes of seaweed  for granular swellings. It is also used  by the Chinese, and so highly is it prized by them both as a medicine and a  food that it Is gathered in some parts  of the Pacific coast, principally at Monterey, and sent back to China.  The supply of seaweed of every description seems inexhaustible, as that  pulled or reaped from the rocks is replaced by another and a more luxuriant  growth the following year. On the Atlantic coast it is harvested only during  the months from June to August, but  at Monterey it is gathered eveiy day all  the rear around.  NATURAL COLOR  An important thing to remember when buying  Green Tea. You are always sure of getting ABSOLUTELY  PURE  tea   in  the   packages  labelled  II  I!  SALADA  CEYLON NATURAL GREEN TEA  Lead    Packets   Only,   40c,   50c,   and   60c   per   tti.    At   all   Grocers.  Highest Award  St. Louis 1904.  Lever Brothers Limited. Toronto  I5������  PALE, WEAK WOMEN.  The Cuban senate has ratified the  Anglo-Cuban treaty of commerce, navigation and industry. The vote was  11 to 4.  'Tls Woll to Know a Good v...ng,  said Mrs, Surface to Mr. Knowwell,  when they met in the street. "Why,  where have you been for a week  back." "Oh, just down to the store  tor a bottle of Dr, Thomas' Eclectric  Oil," and Mrs. Surface, who hates  puns, wulked on, But she remembered, and when she contracted a  weak back thero was another customer for Eclectric Oil.  t*ivo spectators wore killed and  twenty-live Injured hy lightning at a  baseball game near Mobile, Ala.  Strict enforcement of the new child  labor Jaw In JJUnols has resulted Jn  decreasing tho percoutugo of child  workers to adults to 15, or oue child  to sixty-five adults,  Mlnard'e Liniment lumberman's friend  Gain     New    Health    and    Strength  Through Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  Anaemia is just the doctor's name  for bloodlessness.   Dr. Williams' Pink  Fills tor Pale People  actually make  new   blood.   Can any cure  be  more  direct or certain?   Blood is bound to  cure   bloodlessness.     Dr.    Williams'  Pink Pills cure anaemia just as food  cures hunger.   They cured Mrs. Clare  Cook, a young English woman who recently came to    this   country   from.  Portsmouth, England, and is at present residing at Prince's Lodge, Halifax  Co., N.S.    She  says:  "I am  ah  enthusiastic believer, in the value of  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills as a cure for  ���������aTa"SffiiiT^"^hM~~sutfered*~fr6m~the-  trouble almost from childhood, but a  tew years ago it developed into a severe type of the trouble.   My skin was  pale and waxy; my lips seemed bloodless, and my entire system was run  down.   I    suffered   from   headaches,  dizziness and weak spells,   and   my  friends feared that I was going into  a decline. I tried tonics and emulsions  but without  benefit.   Then a friend  who had   used   Dr. Williams'   Pink  Pills for the same trouble advised me  to  try them.   In a short time  they  began to help me and In a couple of  nionths I was Quite well,   the   color  having returned to my face, my appetite improved and I   had   gained   i"**  weight.1   I can strongly recommend  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills to all anaemic  girls and women."  The pale anaemic person needs only  one thing���������new blood. Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills do only one thing���������they  make new blood. They won't cure  any disease that Isn't originally  caused by bad blood. But when Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills replace bad blood  with good blood, they strike straight  at. the root and cause of all common  diseases like anaemia, headaches and  backaches, rheumatism, Indigestion-,  neuralgia, St. Vitus dance, kidney  trouble and the secret troubles that  every woman knows hut none of them  like to talk about, even to their doctor*. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills are  sold hy all medicine dealers or hy  mall at 50 cents a box or six boxes  for ISJ.B0 from the Dr. Williams' Med-  Iclne Co., Brockville, Ont.  Plans for Improving the west parks  and boulevards at Chicago at a ennt  ol' |i,ooi),o<n*i hiis boon discussed hy  the commissioners.  ANOTHER  WONDERFUL   CASE  Here is Something that will be Welcome News to Many a Dis-  ���������. couraged One.  "For several years  I have been troubled with gas around  my hfeart, shortness  6T"bf eatlvnTy- food'  did not digest pro  perly. It turned  sour in my stomach  causing me great  distress; often, too,  William H. Reed. I had disagreeable  attacks of belching gas and heartburn, and severe pains across the  small of my back.  "I tried Dr. Leonhardt's Antt-Pil!  and from the ver^ first found relief.  Anti-Pill has Indeed cured me."  This ls the voluntary statement of  Wm. H. Reed, of 165 Queen St.,Kingston, Ont.  All dealers or i������e Wilson-Fyle Co.,  Limited, Niagara Falls, Ont. 605  rune* Thii  FOR  the: trade ofthe greatwest  Mlnard's Liniment used by physicians  Passenger faros are fixed at 2Vjc  a mile for tho Houston and Texus  Central railroad hy tho Toxtis rnllrond  commission, nnd It Ih said other roads  will havo to moot tho nito or lose tho  business,  HolJowny'B Corn Cure is a ape-rifle  tor the removal of corns aud wails,  We huvo never heard of Uh fnlH.ig to  remove oven tho worst kln.1.  Uoid seekers nro pouring Into Alkali Springs, Nevada, on tho report of  soma remnrkahlo strike* having been  Sunlight Soap Is bettor than other  snaps, but ts best when used In tho  Sunlight wny. Buy Sunlight Soap  and follow directions.  Mrs. Mary Haynor, a resident of  Hamilton for seventy years, has just  died. She was born In London, England, and came to Hamilton with her  parents when a child.  Pale, sickly children shnull ������i.������e  Mother 'Iruves' Worm Exterminator.  Worms are one of the principal emmet*  of suffering in children and should ho  expuilod from tho systotii,  Wilson's  FLY  PADS  THE ONLY  THING THAT  KILLS THEM ALL  AVOID POOR IMITATIONS.  Sold by all Dragglst** snd General Stores  and by mall.  TEN CENTS PERPACKET PROM  ARCHDALE WILSON  HAMILTON, ONT.  Attached to any Garment la a  Guarantee of  GOOD MATERIAL  GOOD WORKMANSHIP  and Good Wearing Qualltlet  When Buying OVERALLS,  PANTS, VESTS, SMOCKS,  op  WORKWOMEN'S SHIRTS  ���������aa that eaoh artlola baara a  labaMlkaabova  Insist en Getting  "King off the Road" Brand  And Take no Other  EVERTQARMENTQUARANTEEO  Hon. William Pugsloy, attorney-  general of New Brunswick, recently  underwent nn operation ni Montreal  tor blood poisoning from a wound in  thc hand.  Trtnflng- (he m-ntne.  Dr. Charles Williams has published ���������  book In London wherein ho pleads for  moro energetic treatment of the Insano.  IIo recommends that In tho case, say,  of a man who believed ho had no atom*  noli, n sort of ahum operation might bo  performed and a sham stomach brought  into misty outline, and these, wltb a  whltT of chloroform, might dispel tlio  delusion, Dr. Williams admits tliat the  delusion ts not tho insanity, and, it it  wero banished, tlio Insanity would remain, but even thon ho would npproyo  of the step, because tlie dolnilon Is  very real to the patient nnd causes him  much suffering,  HARDY FROST-PROOF FRUIT  TREE8 AND 8HRUB8.  Wanted at Once���������Reliable and ener������  getlc mon in all parts of Manitoba,  and North West, to soil reliable Nursery stock.  Exclusive rights to sell Hardy Hybrid Apples, originated by Dr. Wm.  Saunders of Ontario Experimental  Farm, Ottawa, and successfully tried  and fruited at Brandon and Indian  Head Experimental Farms,  Uompleto canvassing outfit and liberal terms to the right porsons.  Apply at onco to E. D. SMITH,  Heldeiiolgh Nurseries,   Winona, Ont.  Katahllelwd ovor u nuurtur of a  Century.  SJJ--B--S.1  Villa** ef Cripple*.  Tht itrangest village tn tht world ll  undoubtedly tho little hamlet of Jttto,  near Culon, In France, not far from the  Italian frontier, whero dwell about 200  deformed men, -women and children,  who In rarla go by the name of "Cull-  i de-Jslte."   They uro deprived of th*  ���������oat of tbtlr lege and tbigbn and puab  tfetOMtlra along in primitive- wooden  ' carta with wooden wbeeta, which they  . propel by means of a fltttron ahaped  i Wock tf wood in titber kajrA  ���������ju���������������.  ������������������"DODD'S  KIDNEY  V   PILLS  ���������U^KIDNC**'.!  iihf. ���������-���������-"���������  Oar Large-et florae.  "The largest horse I con And In the  ���������fTnU/v** Oi-b-" a<\yv n rrrlrnr In Vnrm  t\nd Plrw-ld-*. "Is Hoynl Prlnoe, who  was rnlied In Crawford county, l'a.  Ho Is a dapple gray, stands nearly sov*  em feet hlglt at tho ahoulder, weighs  2,800 pound* when fat, wenrn a No. 30  , ������>. r ... i n Vn ->e*hfift ������itvi \<t very t\no-  Ir proportioned."  Wll-l On-H.  The seed of tho wild oats neemn to be  tndowi'd with a sort of llfo of Its own.  Wild oats when held In tho hand will  num.- .4!>.*'.jt li* a n..mii.i* that strongly  augge������ta tlie motions of the larvae of  certain in*a-<'U.  When Remitting by Post, use  Dominion Express Money Orders  and Foreign Cheques  The Beit and Cheapest  System of  8endlng   Money to any  Place In the World.  Absolutely Safe  purchaser Is given a receipt, and (t  order or chequo ia LOST or DBS*  TKO'r'Kl), tho amount will be prompt*  ly HEKUNDED. No rod tape. For  tun information and rates call on  Local asoute.  bb������b  tm  Vertjrat Havle-aMe tlrren.  Tbo lltiiifttppl and Missouri rlrert  combined form the longest narifablt  atream la tbe world. . .  (When you boy  WET  WEATHER  CLOTHING  youw**M\t  compt������t������  prot������ctton  and long  JM������rvfif'.r>  Ttett Md m-MW   *  c4Hargoodpoin*a  are combtnad in  OILED CLOTHING  Y*u eairt efhrti     *">  tobyyety other    /,  w   N   U   NO.    tm  ���������aa THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  w  &'*P*$Q>$4r.y}Qwmm'a}m'w  Diilf Evenings  Are Banished  WHEN YOU OWN   A  Colombia  Graphophone  It Will Phovihe  THESE3T MUSIC  THE'-* UN MFST SONGS  .-THE MOST LAUGHABLE  STORIES  nniiri' at Yunu own rruusmK, at  A Mol-KKATK 0<>''T.        U'niTK KOI*  U.VI'Al.WH'K Oli CALL   AT  FLETCHER BROS.  ft  ���������  w  VICTORIA, NANAIMO  VANCOUVER.  Sole Agents For B. C.  %  I  ���������  d?feSfeiKi^lK8%''������S'.Si:U*J������*i'S'.������  ^!'0  ML m**m*> iia  ���������*^*$*44>**������+*+������>*4������<->^*+^  ���������*jHH*H*+-,hH*H-^'*M,">J*^^-^H^'+  iV *-i'ii*��������� -.  A Suggestion f-r Evevy  Ginnee in iny "Window or  . Show Cr'-"S,   WJ.L ,jiw^-������BWay>.-ffl  5c.  LOAF  CREAM &  CURRANT  P  IO������     a   loaf  12 for $!.Oo  Minced Steak Pies on Saturdays  ___^_^JLo-*_"*2-8fie__ .  E  B3.b***'*''*3'js----ot  Now that dry weather has set ir.  it is to even-one's1 advantage   Ihat  the greatest  care be exercised   regarding tho use of fires outdoors1.  Now that the price of timber   has  gone up, and in view of the 'amazingly keen quest for timber  limits,  every bush lire ia a oaph  destroyer,  largely in fixcesp of what they wc-re  a few yoars since,     Many persons  in thiB district, who in years  past  burned up slashings and  standing  timber  indiscriminately, now   regret that they were not more careful of thoir fir limit**, which today  will bring their fortun-ite holder u  good figure, and many   others   deplore tho lofs of their foros-ts through  no fault oi their own but by reason  of the sellishnes-" and gret-d uf some  oue elsodortirous of  burning np   a  little 2 acre p..teh and allowing the  dovouring element to   net   out   of  bouuds and beyond control.  A correspondent this week pends  iu an account of the doing.- of thu  Karmi*rn Ins-aiiiito regarding thiMtlt*-*  This fa a step in tho right direction  and should lead to good rosult-J.  Thu On nail u thi tie is making its  home every where and will prove it  horrible nuisance in a few yen re.  We imtiiui thai all tnic-liei- in Uih  City limit-have huen cut hy order  of tho Council. That i**. to kiiv, on  nil street*" and property of the City,  borne vacant lots have hi-un po irnat  most circumstances, succeesful in  restoring life Ti-e boy 'had been  under water at least 4 minutes���������per  haps longer, from the time of sink-  ing to the time of attempted revival  for in the excitement of the moment  noonewouid particularly note the  time elapsed. Under average cin-  ditione, the chances of saving life  after 4 minutes immersion are very  (dim, perhaps as 1 to 100 against,  ;still life has been saved after a much  longer period, and it would-be a  wise thing to publicly teach the  proper and mo?t exhaustive' tne'b-  jodjLiiiliJillLil^^  A vory good thing would he for the  Government io cause minute instructions primed od ��������� calico and  periodically posted up throughout,  the country as well asc.-nain hints  regarding proper lime-* and places  to h-uhe It is a fact tbat cold waf  ter ba-hing should not he indulged  in wi;.iimuch undigested food in the  stomach. Nor when a person is'  overheated and especially when  much exhausied. In sea bathing,  seme overheating is of no consequence, but the other points should  ho carefully observed and in fre-h  waler, especially in inland-, lakes,  bal hers should hu doubly careful,  they being more treacherous and  dangerous than the sea,  MUNICIPALITY OF -THE CITY OP  OUHBEBLAND  Apjvliuntjouri wiil bo rociivorl up to 12  o't.1- ck, n-m, Moiuiny the l'ith ltiht. for  thu j/tiiiition of Cuy ('lurk, salary ������������-5 jjor  month.  BY Ol'i'lCR  L. VV. NUNNS, (V,y ('lork  Cuirihtirliind, IJ. <A,  Aii������.  !jit l'lOti  NOTIOE  1, Thonma Taylor of (Juinlx-rlfttul givo  ji"*!.;,, -hn T hhal! airily lo Un; 1! >;inl of  bienivic ('onit������ii������sioiiora for a tnia-for of  I.i.-cuco of tin- Now Kiij-Und HoUl, hHuat-  td mi Lot.'} Illi-oli .'I Uuiiilwrlttod, hold by  mu, to TIiiim Dwynf,  Thou Taylor  Cuinlwrland B ('. .Inly 111, 11)00  t  *  J  X  As a Gift Store ther" are  no rivals You nay secure modest, yet plea ing  Gifts, for as Hit leaf $1 00,  with every wcn'ed pru-e  between, up io $i<KM)0.  v  f  T  Stoclda  i  T!--ie  Watchmakrv & .Tawe'lar  T  T  fr-4  .U  t  1,1  *  f  J.  1*  V  A  Tlie " Sunshine " furnaco and  "sunny" ways aro synonymous,  The cold, dreary winter days can  bo mado cheery and warm with a pure,  hoalthful heat if you havo a " Sunshine " furnace  Ia easier to operate, cleaner, uses less fuel and  " shines " in many other ways over common furnaces.  Two shakers are used to shake the heavy, triangular-  shaped grates. This just cuts the work of-shaking-  down in half, besides being easier on the furnace than  the old one-shaker style.  Sold hy enterprising dealers everywhere.  Booklet free.  London, Toronto. Montreal. Winnipeg,  Vancouver, St. Joroi, Hamilton.  j iiki''yA-uiun-    I  ^:a-B*flUS^T-H-a-*Jftfi'-������  C. li. TARBELL-  >5������?w|������^.%������^������j^;~j������j.-j.-.h 'H**J*"!<*f \-~fr-}-  Brtir-'. *vl\ ran*. -*i~x*san--smuiiM4  ^A^Id^H^H^d������������������^H^^k.  W. B. Anderson,  . PHOTOGRAPHER  y%  H  y  a  Jm~  Sole A^cnt  X 4K$������C-sec������G3������C:*0MOMSM  Ml FOR A SAVINGS FUND FOR EVERYONE.  *  SJ������Wt������lK >-i.-K*������ein .  :\wi t^v-xou-.-- .���������^mzii.m.-A.m.'aiiriiMVAu  $i������00 Starts a S-ri-vLags Acco^-nft at  The i-iOYAL   BANK  OF CANADA  ���������<������   j^tf/"������������.   j-.-vir.-.-^s^is--*- fio���������i.- t --*:v-  '.-iii iM*-. .;*���������-���������������������������-������������������ *���������  Capital (paid up),       $3,000,000       Eeis;    . .$3,437,163  Cheerful and caref*' uttention will ba given to. all Depositors, whether  <&  ������  %#  POPULAR PRICES.  ALL, STYLES  their arrounVs :ircTa?:e or smnll.  We \>ny S per sent IJIT"^3.E3T on "Deposits, compounded t*vi.:e a yoav,  gD$F* - You cy.er.n Jb-aank v^it-J-Ti t������&> by nrtaiU  ii',iui. st~* ww J -*:  .-���������i������yw������������ft ���������  "-*������.** - ��������� ���������#-������������������,  ������  CUSTOMS BRUaHMliJ  exiicutpd at shor- notice,  News Office  ������u ni!"������ m H and O.C -.  ',,I"HHW'"I*������--i**r"-'": l^H^v 5������I*-J"K'-*H*'I-*  ���������ww-inNW-M-unri  . u*.-*Mnam.-v'x  NOTICE  ^ A. B  NETHKEBY M-r 'OuinlH.rl.mdBC. \\.  (#       o?*)!---!*! F'.'*>y iv:*$s\.\ i������   7 -p-Mi to 9 p-m      h  U '     g'  ���������V -;'  '������&$������.&  l&  UU������ UUl<  U|i|i lr>   . w.i     joniam.  (be good *vojk m> an.  llOU  Vioiorin, 7th -J, K, Church pro-  jirh-t.������M'nf dm incrcau'ileiif-iMicv find  u tiHiiiiiii-jiin rt-.'ti cstnto Hj-iMit mid  iu ���������.���������,-��������������������������������� n-;������.* hivU-r di- d Middnnly to-  (!nj nn a rus-ull uf huiuoii haL-i) ul*  tno bruin.  Tc'1'ifn!  boat  is  tliniLifjluiul  TIib hiiiI drowniiiji iu'<ii!������'iit at \'uv.  1    J.,   V,, . i' I      .     I .1  Ihllu   I.i.   .   ,      .,.*,, j     |,     ,   ,  tiv������ owed of iiiit-ducutiini in primary  N.'-v Ytirk. 7ih  htiiti^ o.'vj'ci !(���������','���������" ! }  tim niiilu.     i'A'e.vv  iironthin.; I'pot 1  in MiiMiiiy 'v..:��������� I'i'nwili'il with Hwcut- \  IIH!  lllllll.lliU ,'.       liackK Wiin*! JtllCkHll   I  uimI ninny pi'ivhnfj tf|f.{)t on   tiro os    j  0,l|><;8 itlHl   Khli'Wa'Vh.  S.'.'uiIh, Wa !i 7 I.oi'ul Hoe'iul-  if-is imro ut a iiiivun^ lust nijdu  ihcuhrd t" ruiw;i(,ii,in to buy bondw  brunches of ������ur*,'i.ry, reHunucitHWiiri i t,,r UiiM-iun ri;v..liiu���������oiMlH, tjioy will  of tkotirowin-*, ������jtc, for the-MiMca. ''��������� forward thu moni'y.aiid tlio bomb?  Not by any riie-in* to nny ih^i tho-*������ i >tvti l0 ,M- niajiu/ucturc-J in llumx  prereoi did-n* t do   cvi'-y'iniij.-   m j ���������  thoir p-nyer, av) io t\,��������� t,iti    -1, > y ....  .  .  V  ,        .   , , '     I'^H'-wot- iiiNt riijlr. 1 i-   Hiu-  of ihrir knowlwljio on that occihuh. j iam������,,H< j jf \vmiek, K II liu-wll,  On tbe contmry they did, ai.-l wh-.,t ( J \ Vuu ..,.., ,\.- Juli...-, II. Syiuoui  tbey (lid would buv������   bt������ii,   umit-i     - i'ck   . IMJulfry, U 8.u������|������aun.  Thc hu-������inei-B herendnrc curried  on'in thc Union Hotel under the  name of o. C. and M. Da vi- will in  future he carried on undo* tie  name--* of 8. C. Pavis. 8. C. Da via j .  tindM. OaviH All ii'-rponsindebi.-  cd to the laics firm are reqncflled to  i*i-tlio Mi'di oi or befei'o An1*. 3h- ,  lOOfi, iv-.d all pormiiii !uivir:' ehiiine  a^ainBi ihe hue, linn nre rnjuenicd  ),o jiresent. paine on or hofcro Au:.'.  3Is', Ifl'H*. All. pneb "<>tf.)e:nenN io  bo tnndo to 8 C. Diivii? and bod,  Union  Hotel.  CiimhiM-lnnd 'B.C. J-.ilv 25, 1'.)(l������  Grace Methodist Church  Servi-'e:* Ok !-'iinday at 11 a m aid  7 p-m.     Huiuiav   School at 2.'JO  Tho Pn tor,   It.'J. Mt'lntyro,   vvill  jireach nt hotb pervid-j.  Cood liinjv-ns hy the choir.  Rril-lil.i"lion '���������Hi'viees .-ill ho lio'd  during ";���������'��������� hoi -Aoatlier. Kverhody  cordially iovi'od.  Tlie/c ivill ho ) 0 h '-vifiu in tho  t!huieh iiu-xi Sunday morning.  FOR SALE  *     - ��������� -   ' t-j -    ��������� *    ��������� ��������� <   ^ ....-*���������   *  Vretis, fj-i.-ui i ml r a wherry   pa tub   and  ���������"mail friiHu.    Hotine und ouihoiiHiim  niopt denirnblo locuiion,  with  j;ood  mujjpinn 1'ieilitiof-,    A bargain.  Apply thiH ofllco.  j Us,, .. .���������,  of* flendmjj EaBt  or away anywbero fervour Vl'iitebei" and Jewellery when you  can gal 'he,ru ah elieap at hoxe and fee what you nro (jeUitig*  Watchea fl-  rn $3,oo to $100  Clociks ffroiTt  ij������Loo to i^JBO  Rln.y:-s tram $Loo to iiilOO  Jewellery of all kinds, and a iine line of RICH CUT GLASS  At  t>~)i  The Pioneer  Jeweller of Cumberland.  f-M* ;.������-'U'-������-A--r--w  ^������������������;itrj������**B*J^'*SW  Mmnm*nMiavm->j*nri '������uuanuuuirMniaiaiu.������nK>^  OUWIBERUAND  Meat Marks  Choicest Meats  Suj,.) ii.| io J..nvirtt Marluit; iViuoe  Vegelabko  A   ('rent  Vmrinty  will   nl-vayt* 1)0  in  btnok ;   ulao ii !iu|'[>ly of  Fresh Fish  will hi- nu little every We'lp**flil������y  Vou.  ���������i:in,ij<t is f.inli'.lU-htvi'oil.  untf  all iir-u.ii-. vt 111 .ju pnii.^ily ('wUvtrvjl.  J.McPhee&Son  ,1'uui'it.iiiij.'->-.-���������*>  TENDERS  WATER I0TI0B.  Notieois given that water will ho  shut off durinp repairs on fivinday  July 29tbnnd on Sunday Aue, uji  between the hour**1 <^������ I'i nooti and  f> p in     No Water to    b**   lined    for  tWfl m a  rimj  IE3   ILL*!*   "VTB   J0JB3SZ   %,  1 U8T h cbanco lo phow you that  J wo a1 ������vay������ pleano our cuHtor>ior8  by supply in-.-; thoin nith ihe UKST  MEATS at th������ lowuH mtirkot  pricofl. A trial order will convince  you,  THE  CITY  Meat   Market,  W. W. McKAY, Proprietor.  ,i.-!.v  n-  ".r  Tenders ior purtiul uliinciinj; id  Union & ("oniox Dislrie.t Ifopjiiinl  will he received up to Wed-o-Hhy,  Aupimt H VMW, bv Mr L A Mounco .   , ,  Kor fiirthiT inforiOHtion   ni������|������ly   to I clwr-it for extuj wdl ba made.  MrL A M.-mico. - C. A U. WATKU Co  Lid.  te-9 a-ni until furl her notien Con-  ciiiiier- are ootiiii'd iliai b-aky fnii~  cets inuat he put   in   order,   or   a  NOTICE.  Any person or persona found cut*  t'uiK or removing limber from. LotH  15, 20 nnd tho pouth 22 acren of  ihe Fraeiioniil N. W. $. Seo 80 and  Kiitciiueai 8 W iof Sec 30 (1)7 Ac)  of Township XF, Vefoon T������i������triet  will be proi-H'utnd actordiiiR to hw  GRANT A MOUNCR.  Cumberland Jan. 9t^ 1906.

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