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Array /Mr:  -Ml  tf  THIRTEENTH   YEAR.  CUMBERLAND.   B, C. THURSD \Y     MAY 3  iqo6  Your Inspection Invited  of the New Goods  Shown at the Big Store this weeH.  ra|en  Ladies, Misses and Childrens -Ready-to wear wash garments  in the latest sty les'.  Ladies Linen, Crash and Duck Skirts, exclusive styles  Boys Lawn, Duck and Linen Blouses  Boy*? Buster Brown and Russian Blous-o Suits (faft colors)  An Entire New Stock of     ^^  jbadies, Misses'and Childjens Whii.ewear at Popular Piices.  SIMON LEISERk Co  XiI^yCITEOD.".  I  acted as accompanist for the Cumberland portion.of the programme,  while Miss Haggart performed  these favors for the Union Wharf  ladies and gentlemen. After tie  concert a large'humher attended a  dance,** music being provided by  Messr������ Murdock, Monte. Morgan  and Roy.   _~���������o   COUNCIL  firr*i  Local and   Personal  BEAUTIFUL HAIR  Theso are the  sis ors Sutherland  Renowned for trusts rare,  The w.otld till pow *.au never known  Such wondrou.- prow.ti of hujr  This is ihe si-ter Do.,i,  Beloved bv all vvho know  And u-esthedressing which they soil  Jo m.f>ke the':.neiy hair gro>y,  Messrs Wi'linms Bros, hnve disc  pnved of their live 7 business to  Mess sRipgs and Whyifi Mr M.  .Williams will shorly leave for Van-  couver, Mr Frank will remain bore  for the preteut. Later, the same  firm pBrohH.-*.ed* Mrs Pikets livery  buBJnersB.,,  live family of Hon Judge Harri*  enn ware in Sun Francisi.o  during tho earthquake.'' They nar>  rowly escaped injury, the hotel in  which they stopped collapsing juut  after they reached the street, The  eldest son hat* lmely pasped a successful law exanr.nii.tion.  Mr George Grieve was in Cum-  berland a day Ins- week. He is now  associated with Mr 8, Reid, formerly of Union Wharf, in a freight  boat, aud brought a cargo of feed  jbuofor Mr B. CrawfunJ und others  in the Valley.  Rev VV. L. Hall loft on Sunday  nignt on a bicycle to attend a busl-  pess mooting In Vancouver.  MrsJ.-Gibson is an .invalid at  the U. cfe 0. Hospital, Tho friends  of Miss B, McDonald will bopleaeed  to learn that that young lady is  progressing favorably at the sumo  institution.  Mr ft R. RohRon, representing  Jlic 11. P. Co wrtP a jjnost nt, the  Union Hotel lust week.  Mise MeM'llan,-irter of Mr T.  McMillan is visiting Mips A. Grny  of thb town.  J, Mahrer of N anaimo paid the  town a business call last work.  KGRSALK cheap a ladies bicycle  nearly iu*w, coaster braks  Apply al thii office,  Mr Geo Tarbell arrived Tuesday  night from I'-ilo Alto. Ho repot m*  piany narrow woapei from falling  htone work ai tl e College buildings  ���������MIDDLE AGE IS THE ZENI'l II  "~~ OF VIGOR  All the factil ies and bodily en-  eriii.es are then refined Why do-.-  Up hair aioue then so often exhibit  wenknei-s, the *dlp become woll  nign bare? N* fcl.ee t -in \outh my  dear sir or madam. Had \ our pa-  ems in their finy l>een blesi-ed wi h  Seven Sutherland Sisters' Hiiir  Grover and Scalp Cieauer, they  eouid have saved ymi the mortili  cation uf baliluess at 30 Bui it .is  not too late, U e these 'articles,  they will assuredly iciiew your  hair  ODDFELLOWS '.CONCERT  l"he Cumberland Hull vva-s packed io its utmost capacity on Thnr  day evening evening Inst,   the  on  cation being the celebration of   ti 0  87 anniversary of the institution uf  their order.   Some excellent num  here were given by local taient from  Cumberland and -Union Bay, \vh; li  were well received by the audience.  Tho   songs  rendered   by     Mof-ait  Shearor,    Harwood,     MoNau'gh ,  Smith und RumBay wore well rei.d-  ered, in each instance deraandi ���������:,  a"rousing encore.   Mrs Maish.--.il of  Union Bay an old favorite, war* in  good voice, and gracefully respot.d*  ed to on encore.   Miss   Gabriel,   u  promising young singer earned   a  share of applaud and further distinguished   herseh  in   an  enc  n  sotig.    Mr H. Murdock favored 1 ���������<..  audience with a cornet  solo "Kil  larrny"    Mrs 0, P.  Stevens do-  monstruted marked ability in   her  recitation, and deservedly won the  reeopliuu iuud'u-u iu-i,   Mio������   Ah  rums aUu uuiitrinuiiu   a  selection  in her umal   acceptab'o  maunm  Violin H'.los wero aho capably rend-  i������rod by MiwM>*, Miiflicll and N. Mr  thewi������, while Mian M.   Ilaggart.   .  decided acquisition lo musical oin  le., performed H������me  very brill.: 1.  phino-f >rt������i solos ir, excellent st) i������  Vocti M-U-.Uuiit* weru ulr*i {jiven hy  Mrs Renwi'k of   Union   B������y   Hn-  Mimw AuJey of tliin loivu, these w-.-r {  particulaily good and loudly  ap-  pUudwl. Mr Mt Morpn kimlly  Piosent,"  Mayor   Wdlardv Aids  Ba'e. Whyte,'Tarbi-li and Reid.  Miiur.es lead and adopted.  Con: mu uvea: ions,    Ro>ai   Bank,  notifyiS-ng-tHaUiri'y of note for $600  on' 4-is ins*t, moved "Aid   Rate   2nd  Ad Tar!-e;,l';'that, a renewal  be ef  feced for 60,.dt.y^, carried.  ���������AcoN-unlF..    V     . VV..       ...  Mrs Wood-bus. tine. Is $4,no  B C Giizette, printi'ip; .$5.oo  C.erk reported;-|'Vrog:-ess" in   road  and doa lux eor.e.co'H.  Cii>.! Banks reported for Mii'ch--  Sca.Vf-n.ger, ; $97.00  Scales '' 3.75  Police court    v 32 ou  ;Rem  :" ��������� ;���������',; ���������'-,���������;        "^.50  ...       .Total;'  .;    $140.25  HadhuiU Sidewalk and   put   in  box drain un l-i Si   and   Derwent  A e, liiHiiHd nui oth^r drains.  R Hornal H.--k--d leave of absence  f r 2 weeks, grmiited.  ~_^LiilLiiitl^i riltes _by law a me n d -  meiitiea.i iii.d i.iuifc, Aids Reid and  i'arne 1 refrained from voting,  Mayor Wiilard baid he would lil-e  lo bei> everyone vo e, Aid Tarbell  said he preferred to t-ee a special  school rate levied  Ciiy exien.-ion by-law read 1st  time.  Trustee Bate asked for $60 00 in  ���������ddiiori to Sohool est. mates, granted. - ,  -    '���������     <���������',  Aid Reid /moved that School  Trnsp'e tuake'a reducion in High  Schoiil fees in cases w here more than  one .upil.at end from one family,  Aid Bate informed mover that the  Trusses hud already arranged  those makers.  Instructions were issued to the  Ciy Clurk -,o procted against all  who had not paid the dog tax by  the end <i the week  The Mtiyor astced if the Council  intended procu ring legal advice in  Licence npptaJ cai*es. Council au-  thorizrii tne Mayor to procure anyone lie desired      *     '  Aid Why-c wanted to know if  any action ivas to be "taken regarding lo; to* s i'u iiiH News relative to  scho-'l Hi irs, Aid Bate said there  wan no aciion in Bourd of Trustees  regnrdin 11,e H"jn .School. May-  in Wiilard ibo'i;:hi thf������! loiters  iiuiu-iiiii, li wns suggested that  tne constitbe b< *'is|icn8ed with  If 1 hi.- \v< re done tl.n town would bu  iviai! open to the diMi'iuiont of iis  morality. Aid Koid thought the  panic. Aid Why bought that if  tho new-papeii- h ul thu interest of  the town in view ii,<.y could easily  slop ihe ilid'U-."*ion if they wimtid  to, tlieiileit seemeii 10 prevail ihat  ii.,. P,,i*|iifil wi'if l,iilin������ bf.'birifl l|i������  c   \       '    !>      ,1  Ct.lilJOl    1 * .' 1-  Al'i Uoid iiiov d that tin; vacancy  in the Council ne liiiud, Aid Tar-  bull ������ecoii������iing. A'd Kato, while drt-  piortmi ih'* viie.itie., ttiougni mat  thu uliice t'< uiu ������..< 'eft vacant to  bhv������ furtle r rxpi.nse, moved in  aniendmont trial the niatler lay  over to next niuht of meet ing, thero  being no fcconder (lio mmioii was j  |>ijt ninl cnriii'ii, iimi 1/ W Nui.na  was appointed lloiuming ollicor.  Meeting adjourned  LARGE  SUBSCRiPTiOI  The result of the efforts of the  different col ector> for the San Francisco Relief fund as shown at the  public meeting held last Friday was  for the population ot the phiee,  most gratifying, and showed that,  tlie res dents of Cumberland md  Comox are ready to help in lime of  (iisire~8.  Following nre the amounts turn  ed in by the  different collectors���������  $  Subscribed at first meeting  The Magnet Cash Store  Paid Jaier  77 50  }������������������!). 00  68,75  10 25  lO.JiO  .31.00  .J] 5 80.  100.50  ��������� 88.H5  ���������26.50  7; .50  57.50  70 35  28 00  -40.00  42.25  11.00*  -.IOO.00  A Somervill-* for No 4 mine  J Ben hie'       "     "   5   "  J Liddle       ������     "  6"  I) Walker    "     "7   "  A MeKuijjht outside men  M Magnone  T Bickle       Chinese  J Matthews       townsite  M Miii.spn       Union Bay  WoR Rohb       Comox  R Gant    v Coui- euay  Casey's Camp JSo 8  S Calhoun       district  Rev T-Mei-s&ies-  "  Ho'y'al Bank list  I 0.0. F.  Japanese forwarded toConsul 100.00  $ 1075 55  The Treasurer. Mr Geo Cim on,  informed the meeting that owing to  r pons having -arrived that outside  aid was being refused, hif had wired  Mayor Scimiuz as U. b .:, Consular  -A-a-oixVf askiu-g-hl m~i f-t h is_w.ane_L.u e,.  but had not received a reply to the  pieseut time. Mr .Clintoil, aciion  was-endo^ed, and he was authorized to forward donation loSchmitz  should the answer be negative, if affirmative, to rei urn to donators.  Sunday Mr Clinton received an affirmative reply as follows���������  iS-tfflWSfcftP  Close Inspection  of our Wn II Papers reveals t^eir  great Fuperiuriiy. Our New Pape?d  are simply the perfection of excellence���������n'Ji-o that our  1906 Fisliing Taokle  is t he ' .est.  .m  .E. BATE  San'   Francisco  April 28  To Geo Clinton, Am. Consular  Agent, Cumberland  According to ruling of  President  Roosevelt we are not allowed to ac"  cepl foreign subscriptions, but fully  appreciate, generous spirit   of   our  foreign neighbors.  E.F Schmttz, Mayor  Mr Clinton at once made preparations for the return of all   contri-^  ���������.budons,_and^mliU.eJ.hesajw^eM_ma_d^_  in an.earnest desire to help  uufor*  tunate sufferer? of the disaster,   a  feeling of relief is   experienced   by  all, that the stress is over and help  so quickly  reached   thtv sufferers.  The pi ice has doe its djjty nobly,  and the fact that further aid is not  required is gratifying.  April, 16th, 1906.  Please lako Waco that Mr Nupi**r mis disposed of his interest in tho bn������in"Hs uow carried ou by tho firm known as  Napier it Partridge and that all overdue accounts duo to  tho same firm must ho *e,ttlo*l within tho next teh days (10)  After that date, unless satisfactory arrangements are made  fur all payments thon dun, 8,1 me wifl be placed for collection.  (SIGNKD)  NAPIER & PARTRIDGE THE NEWS, CUMBERLAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  G  (Continued from last week.)  i  CHAPTER XI.  ERALD BROWER, who was a  baby wben I eaine.to live at  Faraway and was now eleven, had caught a cold in seed  time, and he bad never quite recovered.  His coughing had begun to keep him  awake, and one night it brought alarm  to the whole household. Elizabeth  Brower was up early in the morning  and called Uncle Eb, who went away  for tlie doctor as soon as light came.  We ate-'our breakfast in silence. Father and mother and Grandma Bis-  nette spoko only in low tones, and  somehow the anxiety in their faces  went to my hear*}. Uncle Eb returned  about 8 o'clock and said the doctor was  coming.  Old Dr. Bigsby was a very* great  man in that country. Other physicians called him far and wide for consultation. I had always regarded him  with a kind of awe intensified by the  aroma of his drugs and the gleam of  his lancet. Once I had been his patient, and then I had trembled at his  approach. When be took my little  wrist in his big hand I remember with  what reluctance I stuck out my quivering tongue, black, as I feared, with evidences of prevarication,     j  He was a picture for a painter man  as he came that morning erect in his  gig. Who could forget the hoary majesty of his head���������his "stovepipe" tilted back, his white locks flying about  his ears? He had a long nose, a  smooth shaved face and a left eye that  was a trifle turned. His thoughts were  g������ueraIJy_one day behind the calendar.  Today he seemed to~be~li]gest"inf~th������"  affairs of yesterday. He was, therefore, absentmirided to a degree that  made no end of gossip. If he came out  one day with shoe strings flying, in his  remorse the next he would forget his  collar; if one told bim a good joke today he might not seem to hear it, but  tomorrow he would take it up in its  turn and shake with laughter.  I remember how that morning after  noting the symptoms of his patient he  sat a little in silent reflection. He  knew that color ln the cheek, that look  in the e.vo���������he hnd seen so much of it  His legs were crossed and one elbow  thrown carelessly over the back of  his chair. We oil sat looking at him  anxiously. In a moment he began  chewing hard on his quid of tobacco.  Uncle Eb pushed tlie cuspidor a bit  nearer. The doctor expectorated freely and resumed his attitude of reflection. Tho clock ticked loudly; the pa-  tieut sighed; our anxiety Increased.  Undo Eb spoke to father in a low  tone, whereupon the doctor turned suddenly, with a little grunt of Inquiry,  and, seeing ho was not addressed, sank  again into thoughtful repose, 1 had  begun to fear Uio worst whon suddenly  tho baud of tho doctor swept tho bald  peak of benevolence at tlio top of his  bead. Then a smile begun to spread  over his face. It was ns if somo feather of thought had begun to tickle hhu,  In a moment his head was nodding  with In tighter that brought a great  Bftiise of relief to all of un, In a slow,  deliberate) tono ho begun to Hpeak.  "I. was over V Hat Tapper's t'other  day," said he, "Hut was sitting with  mo In tho dooryard. Puriy soon a  young chap camo lu Willi a seytho und  asked If ho might uko tho grisulslun.  Ho was a new hired mini from somewhere near, lie did n't know Hut, iin'  Itat didn't know lilm. Ho Hut o' courso  had t' crack one o' h!n Jokes.  '"May I uso yer gritid8tun'<" aald tho  young feller.  ���������"Dunno,' said Hat. 'I'm only tho  hired man hero, (io an' ask Mis' Tupper.'  "Tho ol' Ituly hnd overheard lilm, an'  ro sho Buys t' the young follor: 'Yes, yo  can uko tho grlmlstun. The hired man  out there'll turn it for ye,'  "Hat seo ho wus trapped, an' so ho  went not under the niu in tree, whoro  tho stun was, an' begun t' turn, Tho  ncytlio wuh dull an' Uio yuuiij.; iciuir  boro on harder *n wu/. rooly decent  for a long time. Uut begun f g'.t very  sober lookln',  "M'n't vo 'Imiif done.' H.'tld lie.  H,Purty nigh,' said the young (oiler,  bearln' dbwix a leetle harder ail the  tlmo,  ������������������Rat made tho stun go faster. Purty | ,*Hi*on* hvSmv l  ���������oon lio asked ng'ln, 'Ain't yo done yltr  ���������������������������Purty iilu'li!' says tlio other, feellu'  o' the edge.  ��������������� Tin done,' snid Hat, an' he let go o'  tho bundle, 'I dunn.-i M*mit the gi-ytlto,  but I'm a good deal sharper *it I wu*.'  "���������You're the hired man here, ain't  y*Y Raid the young feller.  ���������"No, I ain't.' auld Hut, "D ruther  own vp V belli' a liar than tura that  lluo auuthtr Uiluult'"  As soon as he was fairly started with  this droll narrative the strain of the  situation was relieved. We were all  laughing as much at his deliberate way  of narration as at the story itself.  Suddenly he turned to Elizabeth  Brower and said very sooerly, "Will  you bring me some water in a glass?"  Then he opened his chest of medicine,  made some powders and told us how  to give them.  "In a few days I would take him into  the big woods for awhile," he said,  "See how it agrees witb him."  Thx-m he gathered up his things, and  mother went with him to the gig.  Humor was one of the specifics of  Dr. Bigsby. He was always a poor  man. He had a way of lumping his  bills, at about so much, in settlement  and probably never kept books. A side  of pork paid for many a long journey.  He came to bis death riding over the  hills one bitter day not long after the  time of which I write to reach a patient.  The haying over, we made ready for  our trip into the woods. Uncle Eb and  Tip Taylor, who knew the forest, and  myself were to go with Gerald to Blueberry lake. We loaded our wagon witb  j provisions one evening and made ready  \ to be off at the break of day.  I remember how hopefully we started  that morning, with Elizabeth Brower  and Hope waving their" handkerchiefs  on the porch and David hear them  ��������� whittling. They had told us what to  do and what not to do over and over  again. I sat with Gerald on blankets  that were spread over a thick mat of  hay. The morning air was sweet with  l-he_Qdoji^LneBLhayi_and the music of  the bobolink. Uncle Eb and Tip Tsxy^  lor sang merrily as we rode over tbe  hills.  When we entered the shade of the  big forest Uncle Eb got out his rifle  and loaded it. He sat a long time  whispering and looking eagerly for  game to right and left. He was still a  boy. One could see evidences of age  only in his white hair and beard and  wrinkled brow. He retained the little  tufts in front of his ears, and lately had  grown a silver crescent of thin and  silky hair that circled his throat under  a bare chin. Young as I was, I had no  keener relish for a holiday than he.  At noon we halted beside a brook and  unhitched our horses. Then we caught  some fish, built a tire and cooked them  and browed our tea. At sunset wo  halted at Tuley pond, looking along its  reedy margin, under purple tamaracks,  for doer. There was a great silence  here in the deep of the woods, and Tip  Taylor's ax, while ho peeled the bark  for our camp, seemed to till tho wilderness with echoes. It was after dark  whon tho shanty was covered and we  lay on Its fragrant mow of balsam and  hemlock. Tho great logs that we had  rolled In front of our shanty wore set  afire and shortly supper was cooking.  Gerald had stood thc journey well,  Unclo Eb and ho stayed In, whllo Tip  and I got our jack ready anil went off  In quest of a dugout Ho said Hill Ellsworth had one hid In u thicket on tho  south sido of Tuloy. Wo found it after  an hour's fmnip nonr by, It nooilwl n  little repairing, but wo soon mado It  wator worthy and then took our scats,  ho In tho stern, with tlio puddle, and 1  In tho tinw with the gun, Slowly nnd  silently we clove a way through the  star sown shadows. II; was llko the  hushed and mystic movement of a  dream. Wo m-onied tn be above ,tho  deep of heaven, tho starts below us. Th-P  shadow of the forest ln the still water  hoked llko the wall of somo mighty  castlo with lowers and. battlements and  myriads of windows lighted for a fete.  Once the groan of a night hawk fell  out of tho upper nlr with u Bound liko  that of a Htonn striking lu water. 1  thought llttlo of ihe doer Tip was after,  His only aim In life wuh the one ho got  with a gun barrel. | bad forgot ton till  but the beauty of llie hccuc Suddenly  Tin rnn������od tne bv liivlmr Ills hand to tho  gunwale ami m-ntiy shaking tlio dugout, ln Uiu tin i'u iii.sii'-.ico abend ot u.-> i  could hoar the ('aim tinkio of dripping  water. Then I Km*\v u deer was feeding not far awny and that tho water  tvi-i fjiiiintr frum his uwv/.'/.lo. When l  opened niy Jtn-lc we wero close upon  lilm. His oyoi ^iiiiuu'd. I shot high  abovo the doev, that wont splashing  ui.l pulled my trigger.  After the mar of iho -,'un had got away  in tho distant ibulior Tip mentioned ������  pluco iil-iuiii'i-d i>i  nil iiu'ii, turned und  puddled for tlie landing.  'Totild 'it' killi'ii   tin wuh a i-Uili," xilEd  bo, Hiilrijciiiig, "linens lie must 'a' looked pwrly lull, didn't he7"  "Why7" I uttlit'd.  ���������'Cos yo alined into the sky," snid be.  "Mcbbeyo thought ho was a bird."  "IdJ haii'V't'uiiji'i't n.-aUU-u" ������������wd X\  "'Minds me of Btll Barber," lie said,  in a half whisper as he worked his paddle, chuckling with amusement  "How's that?" I asked.  "Nothin' safe but the thing he shoots  at," "said he. "Terrible bad shot. Kills  a cow every time he goes huntin'."  Uncle Eb was stirring the fire when  we came whispering into camp, and  Gerald lay asleep under the blankets.  "Willie couldn't hit the broadside of  a barn," said Tip. "He don't take to it  nat'ral."  "Killin' an' book learnin* don't often  go together," said Uncle Eb.  I turned in by the side of Gerald, and  Uncle Eb went off with Tip for another  trip in the dugout. The night was  chilly, but the lire flooded our shanty  with its warm glow. What with the  light and the boughs under us and the  strangeness of the black forest, we got  little sleep. I heard the gun roar late  in the night, and when I woke again  Uncle Eb and Tip Taylor were standing over the fire in the chilly gray of  the morning. A dead deer hung on the  limb of a tree near by. They began  dressing it, while Gerald and I went to  the spring for water, peeled potatoes  and got the pots boiling. After a  hearty breakfast we packed up and  were soon on the road again, reaching  Blueberry lake before noon. There we  hired a boat of the lonely keeper of the  reservoir, found au abandoned camp  with an excellent bark shanty and  made ourselves at home.  That evening in camp was one to be  remembered. Ab Thomas, the guide  who tended the reservoirs, came over  and sat beside our fire until bedtime.  He had spent years in the wilderness,  going out for nothing less important  than an annual spree at circus time.  He eyed us over each in turn, as if he  thought us all very rare aud interesting.  "Many bears here?" Uncle Eb inquired.  "More plenty 'n human bein's," he  answered, puffing lazily at his pipe  with a dead calm in bis voice and manner that I have never seen equaled  except in a tropic sea.  "See 'em often?" I asked.  He emptied his pipe, striking it on  his palm until the bowl rang, without  answering. Then he blew into the,  stem with great violence.  . "Three or four 'n a summer mebbe,"  -he^saidV.at-LejigllL______,  "Ever git sassy?" Uncle Eb asked.  He whipped a coal out of the ashes  then and lifted it in his fingers to the  bowl of his pipe.  "Never real sassy," he said between  vigorous, puffs. "One stole a ham off  my pyazz las' summer. Al Fifield  brought 't in fer me one day���������smelt  good too!   I kep' saviu' uv it, thinkin'  TO TAKE CENSUS OF  WESTERN CANADA  FAMINE    IN    NORTHERN  JAPAN.  More   Than   2,000,000   People   Living  on  Roots and Acorns���������Relief  Urgently Needed.  Washington, D.C. ��������� Conditions of  famine exist in some of the northern  Elaborate   Preparations  under  Way���������j provinces  of Japan, which have not  What Will Be Counted. been equalled  since    the    disastrous  Ottawa.-ln oue respect the census sc^cit3L^ f^������fJ^ff?' hoQ ronoivo,  , , , . ia,      "he State Department has received  of Manitoba, Saskatchewan    and    Al-'advices concerning the  conditions in  berta, to be taken next Juno, will bo'the ailected provinces and an official  tho most fortunate ever taken in Can- i despatch from one of   the    consular  ,,i��������� ti- . ;n iw, , ..���������,., ���������ri .ij +i.��������� (.,+'officers at Yokohoma has been .made  ada.    It- will bo a iccoul ot tho    iat;public fof thQ pui.po8e. of lettiug tUe  harvest of last year, and not of ono I American public know the extent of  of tho leanest in tho history of the .the suflering from famine. The con-  northwest, as was the census of 1901. ditions are regarded as extremely se-  Tho preparation of this undertaking',-ious,, and ' great efforts are being  is well under way, and although the!made to afford relief to the sufferers,  date is not yet fixed, no enumerators The primary cause of the famine is  chosen, it is certain tliat tlio** officers the failure of tho rice crop in the  to have charge of the outside service provinces of Miyagi, Nukushima and  will be on tho field, early in May. It hwata, the three mentioned in the re-  is understood that one man will bo!port whicli has just been made public  sent, to each province from the head I by the department. These three" dis-  office to instruct enumerators in eacli tricts have a population of 2,821,557.  electoral district at meetings to be  called for that object, and will remain  until the field work is finished to receive and revise the schedules, and at  least to complete the count of popula-  According to reports, thousands pf  people are living on roots and leaves,  sometimes mixed with a small quantity of rice or flour, when it is possible to secure these.      Many others  tion before the returns are made to j are using a flour made   of   grinding  Ottawa.    The count can be made   as are using a flour made   of   grinding*  fast as the books are handed in and ness is removed,  the    figures    may    be    published ' as j    A committee has j .been    appointed  soon as they are ascertained for any from the foreign communities of Sen-  city, town, or electoral district,  In former censuses, a local commissioner for each district had direction  of the works, and this plan was perhaps necessary when the whole Dominion was covered. But with three  provinces it is practicable to employ  men  of the central  office,  who  know  dai to make an investigation of conditions. This committee made a report that in a population of 889,297  at least 280,000 are in extreme distress with no possibility of saving  life without aid.  The official statement made by the  Japanese  Government at Tokio it is  every detail of what is required, and'declared,  does not show entirely the  -  ��������� VfcJtt  w  ^^*i \. j.  2Sw  ^fWeW^  ('"'"A mm V/\\a^  > f-tXnxsSn   mil'1 rmtn  /��������� K\  ft-  i  f/jLVtmnA     *  u     erg  ���������r         I i                     V \  Tlie han d of th e doctor mocpt the hold pcah  of hcnevdUnce at the top of Ma head.  I'd onjoy It nil tho moro when I did  bov It. Ono day I wont off cuttln' timber un' stayed till mon' night. Comln'  homo I got t' thinkin' o' thet ham, an'  made up ray mind I'd bov somo for  supper, Tho moro I thought uv It  tho faster 1 hurried, an' whon I got  bum I was hungrier 'n I'd boen for a  yoar. When I soo tho ol' boar's tracks  an' tho empty peg whoro tho.bam bad  bung I went t' work an* got mad.  Then I started aftor thet bonr. Tracked 'im ovor yonder up Cat mouat'lu."  (To ho Continued,)  A HXy IIIk.  Mi8R Fushen-I saw Mr. Naybor tbli  morning killing n lot of poor llttlo kit*  tens. U'h Just lu-iitheuh-h to bo uo cruel  to dumb animals.  Mr. Knox-J t is so, especially since  ��������� f.ittot \if, ���������,-���������*������.( fr������r Ivif trimming ���������  T'hlHtU-lplitri Vroaa.  ���������'.  No Vue Wnrrjlnir,  "What will you suy when your con*  itltuents ask you for an explanationV"  "I '?"?:*t !:"*-'v," '���������-���������������������������-������-('tvh1 Sontitor  Sorghum. "There's no uso of worrying about what I nm going to nay.  They won't bollevo It, anyhow."���������Waun-  lugton Star.  A Itnrn ninl In fGti*lnn-1,  TV roo Im Ju������t r*w������lvffl tho flrst  hummingbird which lias reached th*  K..idi'U and the frwirid wM^-h hn*t ovor  arrived In England alive. It wa*  brought from Venezuela by Captain  Pain, nnd It* food In nyrup mixed wltli  extract of beef. Tho bird it a dark  rreen in color, with blot cbeeki.-Lon-  4ba -G^ionitchk    who by training and experienco should  be qualified to direct operations.  The census of 1906 is limited to the  two subjects of population and agriculture. In the schedule of population a record will be made by families  of every living person by name, on  the day in June to be fixed by the  goveruor-general-in-council for tho  taking of the census, and no one arriving in the provinces, and no child  born in them after that day is to be  entered or counted in the, schedule.  In addition to the name of each person, the record will embrace his or  her relation to the head of the family,  sex, conjugal condition, age, country  or place of birth, year of immigration  to Canada if not born in the country,  postoffice address, and location by section and township if in rural parts, or  'l53TTTTmlJeT~������Ild"sti'OT^  town.  There will also be taken on this  schedule a record of live stock in the  provinces, under the heads of horses  of all ages, .-.milch cows, other horned  or neat cattle of all ages, sheep and  lambs of all ages, and hogs and pigs of  all ages. This schedule will suffice  generally for the enumeration of  cities, towns and organized villages,  and will bo employed also for tho'country districts. But if there are agricultural areas of five acres and over  within corporation "limits they will bo  enumerated in tlio second schedule.  Tlio second schedule relates to' field  crops and farm and ranch lands, Tho  namo of each owner or occupier of a  farm will bo entered on. it, and, if an  immigrant., an entry will bo mado to  show his occupation before arrival in  Canada. The field crops of 15105 will  be reported to show for each farm the  acres in all kinds of crops, and for  the principal crops their acrongo and  product. Fall or winter wheat will bo  classed to show the acres and busliels  on summer fallowed land and other  land, and outs, bnrloy, flax, potatoes,  and other roots will bo reported to  show tho acres and bushels of each  kind of crop. Sugiir beets, forago  crops, and sown or cultivated hay, will  bo reported to show acres and tons,  and nntivo or prairie hay to show tons  only. Tho field crops of 11)00 will ho  reported in liko iniinm-r, but for acres  of ench kind only, tlio products of  which will bo n.seertiiinod later in tho  year, computed from yields obtained  from farmers by correspondence. He-  ports of lu nn and ranch land held itfc  tho date ol taking, tlio coiihuh will embrace ������(ires of hind owned or occupied,  acres of farm hind in pasture, and no-  roH owned or leased as ranch land.  No doubt ���������some difficulty will bo experienced in lixing mutable boundaries of nrciiH to bo iiHHigiied to each on-  uuienitii)'. I'or there aro nxt oiiKivn  regions throughout Alberta nnd Sns-  kntohowan nud to koiiio extent- also in  parts of Mnnitoha, where there was  not n settlor llvo years ago in n town-  shin, and where no**/ tlioro are kcoi'ch  and hundreds. Last year nlono thc  numbor of homestead entries wuh  nbout 'IV000, Hut, nn the quest ions  nro much lower now thnn llvo youri*  ago, an enumerator will quickly cover  tho ground, ovon when it extends to  Hoveriil tuwiiHliips, osneciiilly ns the  work in to ho niidoi'tiiKoii nnd curried  out in the long days of Juno.    .  A consiiH is also to ho taken this  year ui inaiiiiiaultuf^, uuL Ibi.* *.'.!'.  t*,i.!(j.*(i ibr ]V*)!iin5mi, :\w\ will hn  earned on through the medium of the  pogtofflco. Tlio quoKtioiiH relate only  to tho capital employed, tho number  of poi'NoiiH on NnbirioH and wagon, and  the n-inniiiTu nf ench clnss, and tho  kind or class and vnltto ot proiiuetH,  An nnieudiiiotit introduced into tho  Centum and Statistics act of hint year  miiltoH tlio Horvico oi piipoiN through  tho postoffico us fully obligatory nn ii  mado ut tho    hands   of    u    poiKounl  lM'*"lt,  terrible conditions ,in the; provinces  mentioned and the suffering" the people must endure until the new crops  are harvested. This means the people  must be in want not only during tbe  remainder of the winter, but also  through the spring months,  BARONS   OF   KINGSALE.  How They  Got the  Right to  Remain  Covered Before Royalty���������Ono Right  King John Couldn't Give.     '  . "When the King* of England rides  through the streets on a state occasion  his approach is*'generally'heralded by  the loyal citizens along the route baring  their heads. Though this is mostly a  spontaneous act of courtesy, it is also  something that a monarch can legally  *-olaiin-as-a-r-igJi.t.-_j:Jifi_barahs-_Qf King- V  sale haveJ long been exempt,Vho'wever,  having the privilege of remaining covered in the King's presence.  ' -.,������������������.'.-''  They had this dubious distinction as  a reward for an old-time service. Seven .  centuries ago Philip of France sum- .  moned that, cheerful hero, King John,  to mortal combat. John thought he  would rather not, but offered De Cour-*1  cy, Lord itingsale, freedom from tho  dungeon in which' he lay if he would  take in hand the commission.      ( ' ��������� .* ���������  De Courcy, spoiling for a fight, agreed, and John and Philip sat together  to see somebody's head cracked. The  French champion cried off on seeing  'tho size of the Englishman, whereupon  the untried conqueror playfully stuck  his-helmet upon a post of oak and drove  his sword through it and so deep Into  tho wood that nono save hlmsolf -jould  withdraw it.  Ho had purchased his freedom, and  his reward ho hoard from his magnanimous sovereign's lips: "Thou art a  pleasant companion, and heaven koep  theo in good beavers. Novor unveil 'thy  bonnet again boforo King or mibjoct."  The Klngsalos usod to.keep covered  before thoir sovereigns until George  III., Jealous of his subject's privilege,  complained, "Tho -gentleman has a right  to koep covered before mo, but ovon  King John could glvo him no right to  bo covered before ladlos."  William III. was much avorso to removing his hat, ovon In church. Ho  waB Dutch, and Du'tchmon wore thoir  hats in church, Bo would ho. Bcsldos  tho Jews, tho choson ones, sat In thoir  synagogues hatted, nnd thoy ought to  know what was what. For tho liturgy  ho might slip off his mighty boavor,  but tho parson had no noonor mounted  to tho pulpit than up upon tho kingly  boad the hat went again and thero. remained until tho end of tho sorvlco.���������  London Biandard.  Th#  Aiimfrnlfni  flvi-artl.  Tho Australian sword found In use  among tbo aborigine* wben that country waa flrst discovered by IJiiropcaim  waa modeled after tbo sword grass  which growl wild in tbat continent  Two Portraits.  DoubtlosH many of our renders will  romombor tho story of how Hogarth  palntod Fielding's portrait, Wo nro  told that tho painter tried In vain to  porwuido tho nuthor of "Tom Jonon" to  nit for him and thnt Hogarth wat* un-  nb)o lo pnhit tho faco from memory.  Mentioning this fnot ono dny to Oar-  rlck, thc groat actor tmddonly said, "I������  thin like?" Ro llko to Fielding's waa  tho faco which Oarrlck mado uip that  Hogarth Boiisod his pencil and drew tho  portrait of tho novolUt which ho has  given to p.oBtorlty,  Now, tho French havo an nnocdoto  about tho painting ot tho portrait ot  Villtilo on uu lout* **iu( dt. ..T-vVt.  Coitlm, w In., united the nmeet of onurt  Jostor and physician to Louis XVIH,,*  was famod for hia powers of mtmlcry.  Ona day whon Urns, Uio artlHt, waa  complaining that no portrait oxlutod  ���������whlr-h did 1ustW tf> Vlllolo Coition an-  Bworofl, "Nono shown tho protounu  nobility of his character and hiu  evanescent oxpreiiMlon." Wlulo ho  Hjmko tho words noomcd to como from  Vlllel-J bimnolf, bo llko had tho doctor  grown to tho mlnlHtor, Circa hastily  oltetoheil nnd thon painted Coulon'f  Vranwfot'm-ad faco, producing Uio hont  ukrtoh of tho French dtaU'i-mnn which,  WO believe, oxlHtH.-��������� London HUuidutd.  Neiftl-iltor.  "Neighbor"   wiih   originally    "nigh  boor," or Uio neurui-it residing furmo/. 7*  i  THE NEWS, CUMBERLAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  ���������  j IETER!* CANADIAN EDITORS  A Series of Articles Oescrlb-     |  ing their Lives, their Alms.    ������  and their Influence, f  46  J. H. NOBLE.  ���������������������������������.���������<���������.������������������������������. ���������>..*>..������~������..������..>..,_>..,..t. A  .*  f  r  I  r  J. H. NOBLE.  Editor and Proprietor of the Herald,  Oxbow, Saskatchewan,  This sei'ies of personal sketches of  well-known Western editors establishes  that in tho prairie portion of Canada,  as everywhere else throughout the  American continent, the proprietor  of the typical country paper is almost  invariably a printer. His graduation  into journalism was by way0 of "the  case." Should he ever attain to the  dignity of armorial bearings, the  "stick" rau.er than pencil or pad,  would be his eraldic insignia. The  metropolitan newspaper man almost  always got into ��������� ineV profession by  means of the notebook and pencil. He  started out as "cub reporter/' after  contributing occasionally as a "space  man," eand did regular assignments  at the firo halls, the police Station,  -and-making_the~daily_roiinds-o������Jiotels,  to keep in touch with the travelling  public by means-oi .ne hotel registers.  His business," primarily, was that of a  news gatherer and news writer. Any  knowledgo of the mechanical depart-'  meats of newspaper production was  incidental and secondary. But with  tho representative country editor and  publisher "mechanical knowledgo pre-  coded, generally by many years,, any  practice in nowspapo'' writing. Tho  biiitc of western country editors are  skilled'.printers, who in tho course of  years havo put by enough to purchase  perhaps largely on their credit, a  Washington press, a small jobber,  ancl tho absolutely nocossary cases of  body and display typo. From those  inodost beginnings frequently com-  monco somo most satisfactory .'business  enterprises. Thoy grow with the  growth of tho town or district in  which thoy aro located, give good in-  coinos to thoir. proprietors, and becomo at onco tho forum for the discussion of local affairs, and tho highest arbiter s to 1.10 matt nor in which  thoso nlfairs are dispose of. rFro-  quoufcly the proprietor, in 'ofonco of  principles or policies advocated in his  paper, (bids hiinsolf elected to municipal council or local legislature on  tho ground ho taken, and cases are  froquont in Canadian history in which  nowspapor mon havo thus becomo provincial or national figures,  A country publisher of this typo,  nnd ono who nwiy ono day ho as woll  known throughout tho whole of Sas-  kntcliowiin ns ho to-day is in his own  locality, is .John 11. Noble, oditor of  iropriotor of tlio Oxbow Herald.  Like tho {trout, majority of western  nowspapor mon, Mr, .Noble is a young  man, being not yot much punt the  thirty murk. Also, liko tho grout  majority of Western Canadian editors,  Noble is nil Oiitnrhiii by birth, Ho  was horn in 1872 in Mulniur township, in DulToi'iii county, lio is of  mixed Scotch and Irish descent, and  tlio salient characteristics of both na  tionalities    are    exemplified    in    his j Meteorite Sold for $20,000.  shrewdness, caution and keen sense ofj   Portland,    Oregon. ��������� T^he   famous  humor. ' .������>        _ ,. ,    Willamette meteorite has  been sold  When five years of age, his parents to a New Yprk scientest, who will  removed across the St. Clair river to present it to the American museum  Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, and 0f natural history in New "York City,  tliere, ten years afterwards, he be- The price paid was $20,600, which is  came an apprentice to the printing said to be the highest price ever giv-  trade, in whicli ho has now been con- en for a meteorite. The huge mass  tinuously engaged for nearly twenty of ore is one of the best specimens  years. In that period he has work ] of meteorite ever diacovered, weigh-  in many portions of the continent, ing about fifteen tonf. It was found  gaining insight and experience in near the banks of the Tualitan river,  both the book and news departments, hi Clackamas" county, Oregon. After  Fow mon in the printing business in its discovery it was the object of  Western Canada, have as sound a much litigation between those who  practical    knowledge of    all    depart- claimed to have found it.  monts of the printing craft than Mr. i ���������.   Noble.   From the printing of a dodger j SUFFERING^ WOMEN,  up through all grades of    job work.  right up to the    highest    grades    of Find Health and Strength in the Use  book printing, he    is    an    authority.  The thriving little town of Oxbow is  fortunate in that it has located there-  \  c  A Doctor's  Medicine  Ayer's Cherry Tcctcra! Is not  t simple cough syrup. Ii is ft  strong medicine, ������ doctor's  medicine. It cures hard cases,  severe and desperate cases,  chronic cases of asthma, pleurisy, bronchitis, consumption.  Ask your doctor about this.  ������������I h������Y������ xitaA a mil dml tit Aw'i Onaxtf  "        ������bi anil hurd Sot  iotw n-m urttf  erttinij it riw������ ���������w-Mi'l-'i-ful ������vi*i-tn m������nt.  ."-*HiuuAAh *J. VsvtuaoAiD, MeAtari,  sr  rector*'  CtlMt    '  In cerUlnl  Mi oii~it$  J.  aaaAa^rToTAing.  aim -auttfata!  e.,LowjU,  lAyers  Voi^wllMiBite^^eovorjrby t������k������  met  MI.IJ.  HAIR VNIOt,  of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  Every growing girl and every wo-  in" a"printer Vhorwithin"th'e limits man nearing the middle life suffers  imposed by the '���������smafllness of his plant, from ailments peculiar to her sex. At  can turn out work that, invites com- these times the health and happiness  parison with that produced by metro- of every girl and WOman depend upon  pohtan establishments. > . . ������������������  ���������   .     ���������    ,    ..        .   .   ���������  It was early in March; 1903,    that f^e richness and _ regularity   of   her  Mr. Noble came to OxboiMo look-over f 00J-, L������ol< atQ^ J������u"f giTr'whf^  tho field with a view to   smarting    a Wood is weak and watery.   Her face  newspaper. So well pleased was he ������ I)a'e' Jer J,1?8 aI\d ������ums M���������^-  with Vie prospects that in March of S?r ������ecad ^l "1 ^^L^n*  that year the Herald made its initial Sh^fhanS "������ ���������fs?' n? lite'D*J00TJ^l  appearance and began its ever widen- P^and no desire for exercise   She  ing career of publicity and popularity. ������*������*^L^UThIL? ' T?h   K  ln������typographical finish and mechanic- LT /iK^^ ������������������T������  al make-up, the Herald is a credit to **?. *������ ^Lilf^?6       STn  anv  nUblisher     Its  disolav  fares  are lllltable  an<l  depressed   ���������  liable to  sXt'edA judgment^  Ksrrv^ c0xhwndbufr -startar ��������� sus  te Wn i^,,h������ arZJ.������-vl    *��������������� hot and cold flashes, make   her   life  lilt in viltZ rLVA������&TT\ t\ miserable. But Dr. Williams' Pink  any m    Wester      Canada,  and    both p.,,    b���������jh    ���������   ...    i_i(.erv   hPf,aHSP  business men and farmers have   been-f?"8 %?,a\f a���������I,���������v \Ljrt. tf&   ft������������������  quick to recognize and avail them- "������? "flV hSL Sv^"h��������� t'Jl ������n!i  o���������i���������������o  ���������f  4-v,    ~a ���������* c    a    a : \    healthy blood which  gives  tone and  H,I��������� hi J 1% nT.Ag i     /* length to every delicate organ. The  case of Mrs. Geo. Danby, of Tilbury,  JUSTTHINK.  All Japan teas are Adulterated, while  "SALADA"  Ceylon Natural GREEN Tea is  ABSOLUTELY PURE.  Lead Packets Only.      40c, 50c. and 60c per lb.        At  all  Grocers.     Highest Award St. Louis, 1904.  there being established a paper devot-  ���������A i-n +i,^~,'.,4.^������������������+o ���������* +t���������* i i-i case oi ivirs. ueo. uauoy, oi niDury,  a.^ fi \ * f% +i ��������� ri l0Cv.al-y> Oat., is one of the many that proves  SSWi^'I'^'^^'io medicine can compare with  mng of this  article,  the training  of D    wiUiamB, Pink Pills in curing the  the editor of the Oxbow Herald has in f womankind. Mrs. Danby says:  always been alongi mechanical,   rather ..j think D    Williams- Pink p'ill8 are  fwL^"o S b?8' I-i -he h-f a blessing to suffering women. For  developed   considerable   skill   in   writ-      j Q    ^    j t  inff   on/1    r������riSOrt*nf o    rt\       V,,a    ..^n^l^^n       *-l.^    *'*   *vy"0 *-    * ***-- o  ing and presents to   his readers    the  sufferer  .-���������������������������, r  i i     i  u ��������� ��������� from the ailments that effect so many  chronicle ���������of  local, happenings    in    a of m^ sex    T was extremely nervous  ���������A"T l.^!0]1 2S:STp!?v t1?^ at   all   times,    suffered a great deal  my sex. I was extremely nervous  t , , , ,,-,,., . ,-, *., TT ai. all times, suffered a gre  need be ashamed.. .Lditonally the Her-, with hea(iaches and indigestion. In  aid is moderate m tone, steering, a {act x was in a thoroughly miserable  middle ine between the extremes of condition when I began the use of Dr.  both political parties, except at eleo-, willIams Pinlc PillS) bHt after taking  tion times, when its adhesion is deter- them a short time I began to improve,  mined; rather-by principles| than by and through their further use, I am  party, fhe -Herald has practically no now feeling like a new woman. I am  politics other than the highest good of sure if all sick women would take Dr.  the=localtty-in-whiclritr-cireulatesr-^mil^^  Ihe      nicrease      in    the    business convinced of the great good tbey can  or    the    Herald    necessitated    some ^0"  important improvements and additions,. ^r .Williams' Pink Pills can make  to the plant within, two years after every ailing girl and Sllffering woman  its establishment The paper is now in the land stl-ong and healthy if they  printed on a fine power cylinder are given a fair tvial> But great *care  press, a new platen press has-been put niUst t,e taken to see that you get the  "i'n'-'i tj. -a easollll������ ,enS1110 ,in" genuine pills with the full name, Dr,  stalled.    It ���������-    ���������'*--   ���������-..-!-i-i-    ^1--^ ������ i  further hltdloJ, ITi Jl\     h}������ , th-n Williams' Pink Pills for Pale People,  tiitnoi   betterments in the plant wil   on +i1fv   wrarmP���������   nvnnnrt    poh-i    hnv  be iiocesstated    shortlv    bv    the    in-*'2,,i    ^^P?1    aro"ncl   eacli    box.  creased volume 0 ^ business Ling^ done iS������ld bty ,mQiicme dealers ������������������ everywhere  ^[������������������Sb^ifff f ^E   ^T ���������������������<������? Satby5 wriatinbg0X^ g  tor having taken up rosidonco therein   XL??ni?mbrT'Tati0finUhe Wm8 The 0ntari0 P������wer commission will  tmavhfl 111 first council, recommend that power enterprises ne  ^r^oafll,^ municipalities.  A Casket of Pearls.���������Dr. Von Stan's  Pineapple Tablets would prove a great  lolaco to the disheartened dyspeptic If  he would but te_st their potency. They'r*  municipal  mattors, and is a recognised authority  on such questions throughout southern Saskatchewan.  Mr. Noblo's success is not only    a      tribute to his personal qualities of in-1 veritable" gernB'ln" preven'tintj the seating  m'lf lennra/'inflT'1'08810"111, 'T^0?   SLtt^WK^O^of"ffie^liSSh  and  gonoral  intolligonco,  but also  to   "poarls" In a box, and they cost 35 conts.  Recommended   by   most eminent physicians.��������� 04 ^ -^  A Nelson Relic.  London, ��������� Tho    Dally   Telegraph  Strengthening   Deficient   Faculties.  Few people are well-balanced, well-  rounded. A great many have splendid ability in certain lines, good education, fine training, and yet have  somo deficiency in their mako-up  which cripples the wholo lifo and  dwarfs tho results of their utmost industry. Many of us have some little,  contemptible weakness which offsets  our strong qualities and ruins their  effectiveness,  What a p'ity to see a giant in possibility tied down by some little, contemptible weakness whicli cripples  what might have been a magnificent  career! If parent or teacher would;  only point out to a child a weakness  which, perhaps, will be fatal, if not  remedied, and teach it lioiv' to guard  against it, how to strengthen tho defective quality by mental exercise,  what a tremendous helj) it would give  to the child, perhaps preserving it  from failure.  > It is pitiable to see a young man  bowing to what he calls fate, which  he thinks has been fixed by the contour of his brain or in his hereditary  tendencies. Why should we drag our  weaknesses through, life, when a little  common sense, a little right thinking  in fixing new habits of thought would  soon remedy them?  ��������� If you are conscious of a mental  weakness, a deficient faculty, using a  little concentration, thinking in the  opposite direction, and dwelling upon  the perfect faculties or qualities yoij  desire, would "soon put you1 in a normal condition'. It is normal thinking  that makes the normal life.  But if you leave your weak faculties alone���������do not try to exercise  them, do not try, to enlarge them,  -do-not~think-it-worth���������while==liow��������� can.  you expect them ever to become  strong? You can not develop a sys-  metrical body by simply exercising  the arms. Tlie same is true of the  mental .faculties^ Those which aro not  used deteriorate". If you long for a  thing and strive for it Avith all your  might persistently enough and long  enough you cannot help approximating  it; you must get what you wish in  somo degree.���������Success Magazine,  Canada's Early 1-listory.  Ottawa.���������Dr. Doughty, the Dominion archivist, is meeting with encouraging success in Louisiana. He  has discovered a 6 large number of  notarial and parish registers which  will throw an important light upon  the period when the fortunes of  Louisiana, French Canada and Acadia  were closely linked. These and other  documents, whose existence and depositories he has ascertained, will be  of great value in the study of certain  phases of the history of Canada before the conquest. Mr. Doughty thus  will be able to add materially to his  projected guide book to the documentary sources of Canadian history.  The largest piano factory   in  world is to be erected in Detroit.  the  Officials who arrested American  women in Turkey, have been pun-"  ished.  HAS BEEN ALL  RIGHT EVER SINCE  T.H.BELYE/V,  P.M., PROVES  THAT  DODD'S   KIDNEY   PILLS   CURE  ,     PERMANENTLY.  tho opportunities offered by the country which ho has mado his homo. To  tho printer, ns to tho farmer*nnd busi-  nosH man, tho West is tho bind of opportunity, a statomont of which tlioro'maiiea^the lntero"8ting"^mnouncement  tie scores o mon. liko tho oditor of of the discovery of tlfe original draft  tho Oxbow  Horald,  who demonstrate  tho truth.  Tho Gravenhurst    Sanitarium  In Lord  Nelson's handwriting of his  historic   "gonoral    memorandum"   to  fm, hia captains al Trafalgar,   Tho docu-           - ���������--���������-'    J-    bo  onsmnptl^os''w^pai^aiFdestroj^d J"6"1' wlll������h   ���������������   "iippoflbti   to  y. ur(i< ,lost, was in the possession of a pri  A Mil him) II ne Woiiinn.  A Frenchwoman who from her fond.  ncss I'or man's work dressed as a man  uml wns employed i'or yuan* art a wagoner boi'iiino so noied iiuiong her teh  lo\v������ I'or hor strength that uho wan  known an "Hriis do hVi'," Hho was thu  bunt boxer iu bur dlKtrlct, and nono of  thu mou would venture a bout wltb hor.  val:o family living nonr Morton abbey,  the homo of Lady Hamilton,  Kidney Experiment,'- Thoro's no tlmo  fur i;xi)i.Thiii.*ntln������ wlf-n ynit'w <lln"ov-  erpil Unit vou nro n vlollm of Home una  form nr nnolhor of kldiv.".' (IIhoiimo, l.nv  biilil nf til" tnatmont Hint lIuiusundH  hnvo pinm-d thoir fiiltli lo nnd has cored  oiileklv nnd pnvmnnonllv. F*Mith Amor-  Ion n Kldnov Cure HtntntH pro-frnlncnt In  ������lii< wovM nf mcllolno i\h tlio kltlmty suf-  fcrcr'H truont  frlond.--ua   Relic of the Armada.  The Wnr liopiii-inioiit. |   ^ nUK0 anchor of oxtromoly nntl-  Tho war doimrlnient was CHtiibllHbod quated pnttorn, probably dating back  by net of con������i'OH������ Aug, 7, 1780. ,to tho UniOH of tho Armada, which  ��������� i haa boon hnulod up from tho North  l'iii(h-*iitni(Mi Hiver*, Hon, wub rocoiitly brought Into Yar-  Tho flrat rivers montloucd In nutlion. fouth by tho rnlBHlon ship Wiolnion-  tic hUtory aro alluded to In flonesls. f^f' , Sf^' 'XL\*La ulo ���������  Tbov ni-o ti-������ Piami -iim nn.Bn h,n tii.i to ,loa(l wit>h buriiaclfB and live oys-  yioyaio liellHon, thoOlhon thollld. t       |t proBOntoa ft Bingulnrly fossU-  dekol nnd tbo EuphratoH, whlcli aro 1J5Gd appenrnnoo.     It wuh thirty four  said to bavo llowod from tbo garden of fefit   jonR   W|th   flukeu   throo   foot  Wdon.    Various  attemptH  havo been nqufire; the ahank wan thirteen foot  made to Identify fhoso ������tronin������, but no long nnd nn ImmonHO wood Btock that.  agreement 1Mb boon reached among tho had formorly been flxod to It had on-  MUlUwi'Uc-a fi.tiv h^Cit. i....,l. w; tl.w IujL   UvoW '"������nT>iifl'iwl*  $100 REWARD $100.  Xlio rouJora of this pnpor wili bo plonsod to loam  tlmt there Is nt least one dreiidod dinenso that doionefl  h������H boon able to ouro '.a nil ItH HtugoB, and tliat U  Outnrrh. JIall'8 catacrli Curo is tlio only positive  euro now known to tin: modiciil trntornity. Cutiirrb  In..Ink a cniislitulloiiiil clinoii.*o, roqulroH n rniiHtltn-  tlonitl treiitniont. Iliill'* Outiirrii l-'iiro in tiikon in*,  tornnily, iictiiitf dlroutly on tlio blood nml nincoun  mirfnooR of tliosyntimi, thereby i3ontto.vijin tho foun'l-  iitlan of theiUfniimo, nnd h'vIiir tlio pntlontHtronBth  by liiiMdliiKiipl'o c'piiMtitiit'nn nnd MwlHtinB uiiture  In dolnu its work, Tlifl proprlolors hm'o wi much  faith ln Its (Miriitlvo pnwor* tlmt thoy offer Ono Hundred l)ollnrH for nny case that It falls to ouro, Bona  for lint of uwtltiioiuilH,  Addreim! F. -T. OTIKNKV & Co.. Toledo, O,  Sold Iij  ilrnunNtH Wf.  'lake IIiiU'h 1'umtly X'UIh for ooiiKtlputlon.  The Bank of America recently organized in Chicago, has fulled.  William O'Hrlon, M. P��������� claims tliat  a peaceful revolution Js now takl.ig  placo  in Ireland.  Itch, Mange, Prairie Scratches, Cuban Itch on Human or animals cured  In 30 minutes by Wolford's 8anltary  Lotion. It never fails, At all druggists.  Tho llrlllflh govornnmnt. considers  tlio (JhhioHo sUiiation is becoming in-  croaslngly  UKly,  Some    Years    Since   He Used  Them  Now and He Has Had Good Health  Ever Since���������Story of a Weil-Known  New  Brunswick Man.  Lower Windsor, Carleton Co., N.B.,  February 26~~(Special).���������"Yes, I have  good health ever since I used Dodd's  j Kidney Pills."     The speaker was Mr.  JT. H. Bulyea,    postmaster here,   and  "oOT"T5f-'-tlrejTHrot"ffi^  ��������� in this part of the country.   Asked to  1 give his experience with the great Canadian Kidney Remedy Mr. Belyea continued:  "I had been troubled with my.*; kidneys for a number of years.. I tried  several kinds of plasters and other  kinds of medicines, but did not ������eeem  to get any lasting benefit. Hearing  Dodd's Kidney Pills so highjjj recommended 1 decided to try them and they  made a complete cure of me. That is  two years ago now and as I said beforo  I have had good health ever sijico I  used Dodd's, Kidney Pills."        ;  Dodd's Kidney Pills cure once and,  for all,   There js no stage or form of  Kidney Disease that they do not euro  completely and permanently.  First Woman  Engineer.  Gonovu, iSivitf-orland.���������Mile. Butti-  car is tho first woman in Kuropo to  adopt engineering ns a profession. As  charming as lonrnod, Mllo. Butlicar  ia a Swiss, and hor nai#o country is  proud of lier, Sho was graduated at  Lousiinno University, whoro sho won  n diploma with honor and wa* sixth  in order, of merit.  Miss iluUicnr is practising in this  city,'nnd brilliant success is predicted  for hor ns an engineer, However, sov-  vorn] dosi ni bio suitors, each iissnrod  tlmt sho would woll nnd truly build  his lil'o's happiness nro trying to coax  her to change her plans.  Tho dtimiiRo dono to '-"JngliNh mission RtatiotiB In China oxcooiIb $50,-  000,  Mlnard's   Liniment Cures   Colds, &c.  Horr Llnguor of Berlin doclaros  that British Bclontlfita aro the only  porRoiiH from whom flormun doctorn  mljjht learn Humotbing.  ,.������-U_- ,   Ing orxmot Ayr'* Flllf at'to-titlm-* j  Purple Ink.  The Roman emporors always iljmod  thoir nnmoa in purple Ink. , No subject  of tbo omplro wn^ permitted to uso or  uu-u to l������u*.v Uii.*. ;..!., ,.;;d on ai l"-'-'i  two occasions tbo possoHxIon of a biiiiiII  quantity of it was considered treason  nnd tbo poreon owning this emblom of  royalty wa* put to doath.  Iiilt-i nf -tliv floily.  It is a surprlMiiiK fact (hat of all tlio '  orgrtnlp snlt* nf mir boily we only take  ono���������sodium chloride, or common mill���������  from (nortrrmlc naturo and add it to our  food. All other salts aro present In  organic foodstuffs In quantities sum*  dent to our requirement*. Wo havo no  need to twfc tor tltom olnewher*.  DODDSS  kidney;  \ PILLS  Hum Regulators. ��������� Mandrake and  Dandelion are known to oxert a powerful Influonco on tho livor and kidneys, restoring them to healthful action, Inducing a regular flow of tho  secretions and Imparting to tho or-  Kims complete powor to perform thoir  functions, Theso valtmible Ingroilb  onts enter Into tbo1 composition of  Parmoloo's Vegetable Pills, und nervo  \ i rr,n,loi������ I limn tbn ri-rvoo'ililn 'ind mil-  titnrv moillclnn thoy nro, Them urn  fow pills ho eltectivo us thoy in their  action.  A monument ls to bo erected tn Iho  memory of 13dim Lyall at Hunt bourne,  Jl.liKI.lUU.  " Coughs  and  Colds"  -���������-- Colds aiu tho most dangerous of nil forms of disease, A  ntigli'i-'tptl rold leads to Bronchitis,  Consumption, Pneumonia*  "Coughs" aro tlio result of irrllnt*  nl linnii'liiiil tubfs. "PSVCMINE"  niics coughH by removing tho irrU  t/uing particlim nnd heating ths  iulliiim.'d inombrano, It isagcrmi-  ciilu and destroys the tubercle  gorm, It isalonie llmt strength'  t>ns the lungs, tho livor, and tonus  up Din system. It makes lor bettor  liealth iii nil conditions of humanity.  Get strong and tlie cough will din*  ntMVfir. " Psvcuink" makoN weak  people strong, It cure*, coughs ol  tin; iiiosi oduuIivI-,. ivind and bn.al.-i  up a cold iu a few hour.?.  GREATEST OP ALL TONIOS  ?Hf'S"D|5-  Typhoid fovor Is roHpotisible for  onnthird of the deaths In tho British  army in India,  *.~*.*r,m,Mmm.w**.ir,\<m*  in   MuHM  ���������  British llsbornien are taking ������20,-  (Mm mwith of li.ili iliiilv,  Th.-  Muut.ri.u',  Gu'uit.   It;!!way rem  pany lit bullillng a noiv power Jjoiiho  ������i������ cont |i.onrt,oort.  F. II, Clerguo denies that tho Soo  corporation 1st to ho amalgamated  witn anothor stool corporation.  (PRONOUNCED Sf-KEIN)  III nPUMISTS   ON** DBUM-FlffiE TRIAL  OfX. T. A. SLOCUM) Limited  170 King St. W.       Toronto. OnnAd*  w r*i v rwt mi^ -NE*VV S,   ���������H3M������JJihfcLA^������),  BitiTi:SH  -GOLTOlMA.  $%&_   W1-   ir*'.    ,*    .  cl a Low Price,  Wholesale and Retail.  i. Sweet and Clean ���������\u\   i'y  z i\;s,  "...   .   .    S2.65  i*. ������*..  No, 5 Japtown, Cximbrtriand B.O,  For CAN DIES '.���������  Novelties, Pictures,  Prames and  clean ing  of ix:  aaies.  p/.HUNDSN  Cumberland  ut*H'-*isrjv^*r���������  _3g*ss=2*^^  PREAD.CaKes and Pies del] ver-  ���������'*"���������'    ed daily to any part of City.  ~*e.  Groceries  .':���������<   ���������������������������   .'>i*.--.<*J.   .iJ-im*^,  Many of the\ smaller anil ,weaki������?  birds, like the liy catchers, vireoa,  wrens, kinglets and bluebirds, in ordej  ���������to avoid their enemies-, thc hnwks,  make their long flights"by night, stopping for rest and food in tlio daytime.  The larger and boiUcr ones, like tbe  hawks and crows, and those of ex-  t'-emely rapid.flight, like the swallows  and humming birds, migrate fearlessly  by. day. and then1 are some, like the  Canada geese, which travel just when  they choose, by day or night. Migrating birds usually lly nt a height of  from one to three miles, nnd this ena-  blPR them to see the rivers, the mountain rangi-s and the coast line. By  these they direct their course, the old  birds remembering the way tliey came  before aud the young ones following.  I'fi HKhmf X    'For'   PRESENTATION  ! ,                                                          PURPOSES.  Nurseries. Greenhouses' ���������   and Seed houses-,.  yancouver  B. .C.  FULL STOOK OP  P' H. TARBELL,  High Grade stoves  .and all Xitcben Kequiremexits  ������P#RTJ3MENS GOODS /    ,  & GENERAL HARDWARE  V*   i^jti4*ldJ.ad������ajj  '^Mm^Mr trade ma***-*.;*  vrnmlW*        ������ss: a *-.*.%  mfysr*} ���������*       eopv j-ac h7 s *'ie  Anyone scndlnpf nsliofe- .-.nd iliwiipiion mt>s>  Quti .,!yiwcei't.'iin., froo,-viiotli., .in liiviiiitlon 111  probably putontiiblo. C *.;nmimici*tiO!i*i utricUv  coondentlnl. OUitrnt npeucy .,*,i neoiirini: int-'uita  In America.   Wn lue/o a, WaslmijUiiii tiMco,  PatimtR fnV.e.u tliw-nrti Mann & Co. Twelve  SSW-L':;.,! iiialof* lilt ilO  -" 8oiemt!fio American,  teiwitlful!)' Illuatratod,. Inmost circulation ot  ���������BPK?ft,onw,J JpurnitJ, weokly, tonus ,f3.Cfl tiyottT;  I1.M Six inontliB. spcolir.cn cciptoH mid UAND  Book on I'atbn.ts nout froo. A-JOnass  WUMN   &   CO.,  3M iliculwin Now York.  fi^2  JOHN McLKODS  CANDY, FilliITS,  (.HOARS & TOHA00OS,  HARNESS  \l WILLAUD Ih pri'pininl to  ' * ' fill nny OHui* for T'iu' nr  llmivy UiiruuHx, at Hlmrt no ui.  Wil,l-AHi> Hf.iH K,       Cunibarlaiiii,  w,mi*miin\immmmw*H.0mu.,**.������-*... ������������������*���������.���������.,...,.*y ,m **������������������.-������*.������*,���������������*,,>���������'*. -  Ppenllnr Tabic CitNtoms.  In a bonk entitled "Domestic Manners of the Middle Arcs" we are fold  tbat in those days dinner tables were  covered by a "uu[ipc," or tablecloth.  Upon it wore p-uos-d a Inrjre snltccllar.  bread and cups for* wine, but no knives  or plates. Tlie reason for the absence  of the knives, arose from the common  practice in vo.mie ot" pe'6'ple carrying"  their own knives iu a sheath attached  to tbeir pirdIe.  , In an early work, written by Lyd-  gate���������"Rules For Behavior nt Table"-  ibe guests are told to bring no knives  unscoured to the table, which can only  mean that each cue was to keep bis  own knife-that is, tbe one ne carried  with him���������clean.  j;   'HrfiilqiKii-er:-for Pacific CoaS;t;  i Grown garden, flower  and field  -New cro|.i now i". and on   lest iii  our CTt<-etihouses      Ark  your rnt*.r  chant fur ibeui, in sealed pickages.  If he doesn't hu.ndie. tlicni we  will  mail  50 Assorted 5c Packages of Vegetable'aud Fi ������ei Semi , (..ur own saluc-  tion) suitaiilc for B i' (.<anleu������  For $100  SPECIAL PRICES ON YOUR BULK  SEKDS  Kotifyins   the   OoJ, ���������  One of the odd thiaj-s ttie visitor to  ���������Burma will notice is the large number  of bells about the pagodas. These hells  ure usually hung on sacred posts a few  feet above the ground.  They aro sw-"et toned, as all Burmese  bolls are. but tbey are not furnished  with tongues. The worshiper who  iomes to pray before tlie pagoda  strikes one of thpse bolls wiih a wooden mallet This is to attract the attention of tbe god.  ���������StippristKis  StnterrneiJtn.  One account of an accident to a roynl  7JOtor oar near.Arm-da- announces,that  "fortunateiy a number of pheasants  were working elo^e .hy, and with their  "HPlpTiTt^TroTTOn^aJr-wnB-rig-liti-'iiT^  surprising statement ,is ' only the re-  serse of the traditional printer's error  by which "Lord N wus stated to have  gone out with a party of fiends to shout  peasants."  WANDERING FREIGHT  uyRS.  BSENOINEERINOAMg  Mining Journal  1  AUVV m Ha ,^t������ xlaxs        |  illie StiOihhU Jiii-.iiuji *,..|;iu.|i.:hi. i i  tim W'l'l'i, Willi Hi.) ���������*i'.*ii*,'* -I iilll..fin!  Hliiffi.fany tn.ilniKvU piiiiliciitloii,  Hnl'-"rii.ti.in $5.oi) ii yi'ia Undini-  hi1: II. (*-., Cit.ulf <���������:. V'-*-|.-mi ImM.'il'.. .  Muni*,!--! cnjiy fi'i"\   I'.i'inl  t'li* Ji'Hiii  I'l'niu .vnes uri'ici:  no.1 Pearl Street   N.*\v Vorl;  A Qu-irdni-j'jd Our..*   br    Rues.  h.:h������,h-.   *...,;, r: ��������� .'���������*..   = iv <r ��������� .*.  I' I.*,       l������Hlir,n������t.,   iltuii.l    IIIOIK V    I*.    I'.V/.iJ  ^;npij:n'i ,   . ..,..: *.. . ..-,., .,..-..���������-���������  Our (if llinv* lunu ii.iiluivj, III   l,  iii   11   iii,vi,  ���������Pir" Rpi.!*f"ifii)'. iji i*.. ������������������ "i-i .in! I. -t      ,"nt...  ','��������� ,'fill' iii"1**, ������tluit   -.u ..������ti.> ���������/;  i ��������� .-���������.������������������'���������!���������>���������  . ,*,v, I! '. ', ���������   i*.i t j, * ��������� m'.i :  ,-j i'i-'n  ��������� ���������������������������0?n. ...,.., ,*'t' I * s.i'; Vli.  rt*>*������v They  Arc  noiui<U-a   L'p  '>y   ������J������,������  C������v Al'-PiHiiiMnit,  l*lio cur accountant is a typienl In-  i'.ancn oi developmctit in the rnilroiul  litisiacss, In the early days he did no)  ���������?\is.t.. The siiperintenclent wns snppc ������'d  to know it. n general way wlint was being done with the company's cffrs. Thf*  custom wa������ for rtiilroarls to carry thriniirh  freight as far ns tho end of their owu  lines in their own curs. 'Thon it wna  'transferred to the cars of the fnreh'ri  line, nnd so assisted on tho next stage to  ���������its (lestiuntion, So niiteli timo, howover,  was last in making thiV trans fern that tho  aeeils of shippers fi'ircnd upon the rail-  *oads n (li'inirlnre which has now become  their general riififm, ' Ita'.lvniiils permit  nil Icrvlot'! cni'B to no throiigli to tliein  dei-tinntbin wit hunt ti'Rtisfcr and allo.\t  fi'i' miotlier'a certuiii sum for the un*  ef the cflrs. This rcsultw in Hcntti>rin/j  tlio cars of tho different roads over every  section of track iv. tlio country. It pro-  ���������jucps tho'extraordinary processions ot  Diiuiy colored travelers from distant lends  thnt ilcliifbt the eyes of youtigstttrs at a  rnilrond crossing.  In theory the ears nre permitted to ran  through ovor foreign rondH to their destination on the condition thnt on thoir arrival lli^y shall he unloaded promptly and  Miirtotl mi Un- h iiiiii hiiiiie. Iu practice*  the ficight agent is apt to use the enra  that nre most liniuly reganllesH of thelt  owin-;i*iiip. An agent in .Miiincupulia  wo'ild hardly think twice before lillltitf up  n M,m I ne Ci'iitrnl fii'lght our wltli a eon*  furimieiit for Miiiiilnl'ii. Tin1 Hp'lit nt  Manitoba wniil'l iml suffer a pang of oon-  uriclicc wlier lie found liliin-'elf HtllllllifJ  the name Mi, * nil' with u cargo of ������up-  plies foi' U'licn. Tex, Thus are begun tlw  v,-|i!',fleving>:'-of ii ear to whi-li, ir It woro  tint foi' the cur iifi'fiiirftnnt ami hiu monv  -tciit>dn. Micro imiilil noiih'Iiitii'M be no end.  it :������������������ by u < ,o. ntis easy to bring tho  sMiir'������������������riM*H hi'i'ii". Wli'������n i't*. Maine fon-  irii  a fiw .nr limn mm *||., i'*,ijij hi* re-  .... i,*. liiat  iii**. i*.,|  i;   :���������   ,;...' Ulel'. I,V ItUiii'.UHl  niu 'it mi fon V'.ji i*"iiiM, Ji'ih lii-hl ni-wii ia  ih.-it i������ bus i-'ih-ut lu'u v-oelvH In the yerdt  I'.   .V illlleaji'i'i -i,  i.'.'ll'lleil   I i  llie  if   llie   l.ulnae!  I,,.   'I,,,, id,. ,..,,.  mi lis way in  lint i a i io-ii'. '������������������.���������  it .<!< iiie  oi   iiudiiii;   iii.it   ilu*   ear   lia.i   I., "ti   die  pi'tcl:'*d  for  iii, i-'nvi'st,    A  letter to  !ln>  cniiipiiiiy  iipi.ruling .the  line  out  of  Wive biiiiM's nn iin-'wer to the effect thnt  ',���������;'' '   '   ���������     I. ..o   i-ii-i   i'lt'l  lh*  don * l'1"' >-������'pJili' "i* ilim it luu been lotnl*  ci!   itiinlu.   in   *.".i'.*!i   c,.|������(.   (ho  cnnipanr  p.-o.i.iscs polit.'i- to unload it and .end  it  lioinc i'icta. I n-ly,    Then tlu������ rtir li  ���������incuptly .-.wil I..'I off nn u bramh linn  for -Hint, local < ������������������!***igiu-i������ nnd Is ict hciU'il  I    * .,,...!,,   ,,v,..|.i ).-. th,! needy iiu'enl \vlu>  j   -mteicit ii, uiiiii i| tui'iii up in a lad run  I    imC'-.o   !n   itu- -t:i'i<   itf Weft   \'irs.'i''ifl  i   t.-o i i'*  l   : ** ���������   t ii l*H M'i'i"i<i nml , ��������� nin������  I    .i   no lion..    v>   ?.i*-���������*<ii*iiii.������������,   [nil1 -tied   t'/  j.       ,. ,        ,-.     : V    .**���������������������������������������������  V       ������',,,]���������, 1,.   I       (X,|.  ���������  '������  B.C, GROWN FRUIT ANTD  ORNAMENTAL TREES  Now ready for Spring shipment.  v Extra .nice stock of 2 & 3 year  A pole Trees? @ $20 00 per 1.00  "    @      $180 00 per J WO  Maynard-Plum, $1 00 each  Jtalian Prune, 2 yr,fine, $2o per 100  Su^a'v Ptune, 2 yr. fine, $30 per 100  ���������Full hst of other stock at regular prices  $0 expense, lo&s or delay of fumigation or  inspection he.'pits ^)riqa your 1st before  piiiciug your'io;d8,r  Grecidio.������8R .plantp, >>loral >Work, Bee ������up  ' plies, ��������� Fruit .Packages,   Fertilizers eto  Catalog-we   Fre������,  M. J.-HK'KUY  .3.010 'Westminster' Road  *  ������������������'^'a.sicc-uver B������.tC.  When In Co,Uftenay Stay At  The Courtenay Hotel  E.veiy convenience for guests.  The C<-.*ntiai Hotel for Sportsmen  None buith.e best of Wines'and   .Liquor--  aTTlTinJafr  RATES  REASONABLE  John, Johnston,     Prop  WILLIAMS BROS  iliverv Stable;  '.      THAMSI'KKS  AND   DltAYMKN      '.  ;    Sin������lk and  Dour j e Hid    ;  :    kok IIi.uk.    Ar;i. Ohukhe.   :  ���������      PltOMPTliY    A'J'T^N'.V5^   ..to       ;  ; Third St��������� Cumlier-ir*nfl,B C]  When in CwribefJan.'  STAY  AT THE .,  VEKDONE.  It'J     l\U< f'ONVI'NJKN.OIOH   FUlt   CiUWI'H,  TlIK lUll IH ."tlfl'I.IKIi WITH  Best Liquors and Ci};ars  C (MNNWIl  A ("fi'or in 'til nine iot'**  ia.n niiiolioii ileiuu'tmi'iit  \wiicli  \*  believed  In   lie  I'v this time tho cur in  .Mnmliilin.    A  trsicer nu-  .;    'Vt  00000 oi;o.o()oooooouor.  c  0  G  0  o  o  o  c  c  c  o  ���������J  o  o  ] VSPVs  C J  aii;   [ji'C{irT!'.t\    lr>  ������ furnish Stylish Rigs  O nnd do Teaming at  *2* rcasonalilc rnuis.  C  c  2  g D. KILPATRICK  O CUMHKRI-ANJ) 5  % o oocooooooooooooo  STERLING BILVER TEA SET  QUADRUPLE SILVER PLATED TEA iiixi COFFEE SETS  ' <J A P. IN ETS for T A BLE SIL-  VER  SOLID GOLD WATCHJ2S  LADIES a mi   GENTS   WEST-  M1N S'l E R CH I>< IN G C LOCKS  SOLID     GOLD     HEADED  CA.NES  Designs Surpassed nowhere  Prices lower thnn elnewher  J-ns-eripiio-n Eiifi avinp free and  at  t>Liort noiica.  j>i*B,<vi.rii.i-!;*y .SL55"3 ������i=;3 &.'jx*y*f.  <i)r. Uixo.v. who for some years wa*J  *hp private physician ^1 the Mc-Kinley  ihousehQld, used to tell ti^t .when the  late "president's mother sat down fqr  the first time to a White Housexlinnqr  what seemed to impress her most wa#  the prodigal supply of cream. She  commented on the abundance and then  added. "Well, William, at last I Unuvi*  what they mean when they speak of  the cream of society."  The president laughed. "1 admit.''  said he, "thut there seem* to be an  extravagant array of creaiii on the table, but you know, mother, we can afford to keep a cow how."  P    STODDART  Watchmaker   and   Jwweller,  WBXX-r%.****.*., ���������������...������������������*.���������.,'**.-..  WaVerly fjotel  First* ClntSfl Accommodation  ., ..at BeasotiaMe Bate3.,..  PEST OP WINES & LIQUORS.  DIckoiiH    rwfortunn*e   Lot*.  .Co.'K'prning Charles*Dickons, it Is well  known that though he ninrriotl Catherine, one of George 11 ogurtb's throe  daughters, in 18'5U. be wus inter, dovot.  edly attached to hor sister Mary. Why  he did not marry Mary in tlie lirst  place is not certainly known, unless it  be that Mary, a young, woman of great  loveliness of character,' had swvor.sf'ul-  ly concealed her own afl'ectiou for  Catherine's betrothed in order to save  iicr sister from disappoiutoieuti  iT.  PROPRIETOR.  rin TWttiriAit ut&s&meuzjan&ss'tiojux**;-- %rmasramaxra^aMmammaty-  INTER KSmii  INSTRUCTIVK  Prlf'njlly   Aid.  Jinks���������See here, old boyl You ought  to do souietiiing 10 reduce your flesh.  You tire becoming fearfully stout.  . Minks- .Say, .links, you ure about the  fortieth friend N\vlio lias iuade tbat offensive remark today, and I'm geiting  "*,t;red of it    It worries Hie.  .links   T'i i.i id   an   n^iii      v.'oi'l'y   r~f  "rt'in-i-s rU"in  ''CORRECT   ENGLISH*.  HOW TO USE IT."  A   MOA'THl.V    ViAllAKIKK   JJ.KVOTKC    TO   'JL*#1.  Usb o'j: English  '  Joskphine Tkuck. BAKiai, Editor.  Partial Contents for this Montfc.  Coura.- in :Eui;iihli f������,r tlie R,-r,\n<.������-i*.  i'"bi*N.. in jihijfliBii fur tht*   ��������� itK-.-iruK-d  Pniiil  f:ow to Inortissf* Oiuj's V(.*,:*iiiUlai*y.  The A t of Gen versa i ori.  tSiu.uld aud V\ uulci:    Row      Use th-M.  \  P-uiiui,c'atio,,i���������>(&'.;-.tury !>ij t.^atj i.  \C.nTtct Eii^isih in .���������iio H*<mt , ..*���������  (.'.������������������rreot li giiih ih   it ,S li.../*>L .   ,   ' .'  _VVhat to��������� Say   mi V\ hal.-N-.i  to 8ay ��������� ]  CuurSt-ln Lhi ; r-\fut,.uig~a,.a P'uTiotuatioS'  ^^iiabeiu l:s' ot Alii>i*cvia;i<ius,  l?iiv*ki������n. English foi* iIv- Bn imesa Mnn  C'liiiyoiinu W,..uir    Hu*.\ to VV'ruo Tiiem. '  S'i'udifH in. Enalieh L"-rat ure.  01a e  3iojGiB8 and Supplies.  , 'w^Tsm^atmaaro^siraeawa^^  Local   Agent   for  Comox  District for  Clev(ii.ui(i  Massey Harris  BfaiU.ford  Perfect   :       J'   '  R-Hiubicr  Imperial  DTCytirpsr  $.J a Year    Send iOc for sample .copy  I UKjilTT ������,fil.i II, Evanstpn, lli.  WM OMWFOBiB  COrRTKNAY. B.O,  rjKllE.DER nf    ol.stei.ti Cattle, Chester ?A |:i;c Tigs,,   lV'irrcd IMymom  Kocl-y, iS-c.  IM PROVK!) STOCK  AT FAKMKKS PHIC.KS.  f<'airj)anks - Mo*,- e, rjRsbl6iie  .-Jack ol'.all Trades' eugiu ������ '_  l-*t.*)i,%*mjM,jl *>.WtmX,^V*������BSt-VMaimn*m,U������    ii-HIMITl II r ITTT"-*I  jScco-iiicI Isamt'i Whejelo*.  fer gale.  * .ti>M������m*rua*vrm*m**>*-a^vr*mv������*t^imfm >i  Acexyleiu; Supplies  Ijicycje and general  Repairing ol' dewing  Machines,   ���������   Fishing  Rods, Guns etc,  Scissor* jL'roui.d, Stvwa fum-  Hieil a mi tiled  Key   nd J*ipt- iii'ing.  *:.  IMMU'UJHI'U-I  furii bt, ��������� UnmlisrlaDc  >  ^^���������^y^^vvyvvv/t*v^  j,:"������lH' 4 x lii-U luN iiiwyi, ,���������, U|J,    ���������|M)( t)l(, V|IIU()1U Miia' ,AiJKK|{  BlWUt.-���������AnlnmwT, M������<Ii������ii.I������... WolilMjt, *u.       "OLDliUKV  Ili'lAKI'"  stHiTUII WHISKY, Bent Wm������������ nnd Liquor.; of r.Jl hinde.  Tholb.ftrilii.Ka.ul Ulgi,,��������� D ]mvt,wm, ,n���������i���������P  ,.���������--*ri|ilirn ,l,|,,ri.,i,,.,������de.,OT of U*������  I'UV'IH,  will ll.- fi.uilM  |i'j,���������t ehlH. Hi   I'l'iT*.   ri'H|l|.|)t,  K A T B S ,  $1 00 per tiny ivpwiirdH.  ^*n-"*"->**M������B������uur������  wmun^m.m������mv.-,Minmui  mm  e  I  a v.. 1 ������������������ r'l-^u..; i.r cATrri :.i.% ,/:. ,.*i v������,.i,  FHEBil hlili A I) ovoi-y duy  Ordun fpr SPJICXAI. OAJ^ES promptly uttor.iod txt  Dunsmuir Avenue.  Ciimbeiiand.  m'njmm���������nn  WJmM  I'.  '������  l'"l  INttHmttMllttN  Cures Grip  kuTwoD������y������.  To Cure a Cold in One D<sy  Teka La?������atlV6 Bi%OHIO ^P^llie TaMeta. J! (VV& on evwy  Scvon milem bmm snid In past ii* months. This SlgHtttoifS, ***' S* *&"&*?%*+*+ *X>X������ 35C������ It  ������g".JJ>  .T;HE CUMBERLAND 1ntJSW$   i  fes-ded Every Tuesday,  w. 3. anwsrsIn,   -   - . -    Mg������r  AN  IU  T������r"??*.U  '-"'Itv-  The columns of The News are open to all  Mho wish to express therein views o ma t-  tere of public interest,  While we do not hold ourselves re   insi-  Ule for Che utterances of correspond.eoi.o, we  eserve   -she right   oi  declining  to insert  oiumunicatious unnecessarily personal.  ��������� '~-=*^-=~- ��������� ���������'������������������ "i ������������������  P7������ PIP  1st* a WaaW  11  WEDNESDAY,     May   2      5906  f  Kspiiaait & Manaimo Ej  '      ,���������0   I  -!  1 i-^-Lb !  w i\        ;        , __.-j-.3S  'i h i  Vfe*-***.    M  -'frtjs,^,,-.������its'<~������.'������-������*.^,'r,n-. ^*.������- ������-'-.?- -*������������'*-  ^1  <s. 3. "Oily of Nanaimo."  f  '.. Sails from Victoria Tuesday, 7 a.m., for  Nn ha imp, calling -*i   North  Saanich  *     Cowichan Bay,   Maple  Hay,  Crofton,  ,Kuper and Thetis Islands when freight  ,01 passengers offer.  ���������Leaves Ityinaimo. Tuesday,  c  p.m., for  Union {lay and Comox.  'Leavots Comox Wednesday,  8 {un.*, for  Union Bay and Nanaimo,  L&Avefi Nanaimo Thursday, .7 a.m., for  '  . Comox and way ports.  Leaves Comox Friday, 7, a.m., ,for Nanaimo and 'v.iy ports- ���������  . Sails from Nanaimo Frida>, 1  p.m.. for  , Victoria, Cnllitijj   at Kuper  and Then?  ".jlsUnds, Crofton, Maple *Bay0. O-vich-  an   Bay   and   North    S'tanich   when  ���������fvcJ^ht and' passenger.*;offer  North  Saanich   whrn tide and weailur  conditions   permit.  VANCOUVF.JR*.: 3STA1MA7-.MO - L^Dlf  Eftil'IB    hOTJ'JE  r  Sa'.N frO'Ti   Nanaimo   i'or   V ncouvi ���������  daili', except Salurdavs and   Sundais   7  a m  Sails  from   N;*.nam;o -for   Vancouver.  S&" 1 da* -, at 8 a,m.  {���������Wils fi'i'in    N,i.,.iiiiwi  fi''   Lad'-'i-niiih,  Frit-toys-and.Saturdays ai .3.30 n.111.  ���������Bills from   La.iysmiili   for Nanaiine,  ���������Saturdays ai 6 a.m.  S-lis',fr-ini   Vancouver'  for   Natmmi.'  daily, except Saturdays and   Sunday*  u  1.311 p.m.  Sails from  Vancouver   lor   N tnainv*,  Saturdays .it 2*3������ P.m.  T'lM-F -TABLE 'KFPKCTIVR  OOrOBRH  ai������b   1905.  VIOTOHtA TO WKlWWGTON.  No  2-flail v. }h>. 4-Rinnltt>  AM. ������������������' ������������������'  Do, 9 "0 V'A''lo������v������      !>��������� S <W  f*   9.VJ8  Oi'lili-iTfliiiu    ...  "   3 *���������&  m lO.iM    ..K-teiiiKV .,  ..."   'I'-'-i  ft ]),00 Wiuichii'm ,    "   5 HO  ]> M ]��������� Til,  ���������������" 12 '13.. .Niujuiui'i    "   fi I"-'  Ar 12,3:1.. Wvibn-iton.   ��������� .   Ar. (i.l)  WELLI-*"1'     "*������'  TO VICTORIA.  No. l-.li.ol *N*������ ������ Muiiuy  A. tt.  .*(. nt.  Pe,   8,00 ....Wullilisten.  , ,   Do. 3 0  it   g 20 S -luinin, ,....." ���������'��������� ''  10 02 I>u..<*'.n'.   " S.0������)  'i |0,4'/ l\.oi.-u!||''  " h ;',!  r> |1 ;)d   C/'*.'iU.i-''i*Ui   " "-^  Art'-JOl) Viotorin  Ar 7.10  1 hmis-md Miic <xml Comnntiaiion T������ -  ket'a mt sale, good ovet rail and "leui.-e  linen, nt l������o ami one-half n-nts per mile  Special trains axxd -.learners Or Kxcur  Bion'*, and H'dtii't'd rues for parties may  he aiians"d foi  '������n Hpphcatinii 10 the  Dist, Pass. Au'ontat Victoria.  'I hu Compiuiy rcicrves the riyht t  ,nhanj"e ivithciu previmis notice,s cuner-  sni'ing (hues atu.' Iio'irs. of siilinu.  ��������� ,1 1  ������  41.XI llfsicii   ������ .' .>���������������!-   I'    ,  llll Milium -., ���������*,'������*��������������� i   ��������� ��������� ���������'.-������������������. j  urday and   Sunday,  n'liun-i'.i; i"*.  iaui  than .Mondav,  J, W, TKiHJI", '!"<i- ������'������(������. H i' Ce-of *"'  I*. h, l'l>ti H I A ������'* V , i"������i.- ������'������'��������� >������- ��������� -���������������������������. ..'���������.������  NOTIOE.  Eidinp on InorMmotlvoH nnd   mil  way earn of   the   Union   Oulliwrv  Company hy any   |'i'r-*''i\    t   |"t  aoin*���������t>xtt!}it truiiMiri'W���������i. mrii-ily  roliiKitiHi.    Km|ii'������yi-������-������   art*  ^uli-  'vet t<>(iii4inicKul fur uiluwiu^ ^iutu  Uy wier  VllMStW  I).   IjrVTl.K  Mu*y-gfst\  ���������Rut    <*><������    Frtrw-nfrnn*?***   Wn>    's  Gri-at Por tlie SriL-oiJosniea*"  "Vi *-  ICwr.v now anil .then it is si;i:*;V:i  f'������!nonstri:li>(l,, how eariy cnvinini.i-  nu?nii.at('s later oxiKn'irtuT^ in p> is.i .*���������  maturity am! It-aves ' irapvossimis n.-  last.in.vt' than years of eh-in������i\l sni'voutr  ip;rs.  At one  tiuit*  h   or-rtfiin'-'nvhgir'w   >'  New   I'orii   o::j-,   wan*!*   i*.iMfes;-V;ii   ...  that ';,f law. was jjmttly .tiroiniiu'iit-in   '  Iluti!*:n.*;nn c ! nv, ami it f.ol.  lu l.'i .;  -,  ofiieijite   on   most   invasion ���������;.   -^.nii-j* < '<���������  tf.id nilicr, in i-iJji'ic'f'r.nn  wi-.ii flic ,*i,  if tht-   l-iunjriii-iau  <:i > n s -; 1; u; >   tic.n\ '    ..  .man hiini-c!* was fii������st scinilM'.'y.  ������*:i:i  fas*.'ia>M ills' s<irt  ul' ;af!'!K'<*t  and  r.iat a.*  thut. spuUe of !jUi*'������i;i'::ii iiuiu.  Ill tiu> covirsi* nf i-vian ��������� it ������������������anii* hiw v*:;  tu e ���������tiM-tain 'with a ������������������I'ltain .l---:: t. ,  l������vis).!i|-'s.s un i':iiiiii-;jiii<l.i" j'hiiI |ii*('ai<* i  tho cluirch. Tin- i'iiti-il.'iiaa.!:ii wns a.  r'sn^ui to tnki* ii'iii'i" at !V1 :ifi:'.-i���������'-.' ���������*.���������  it ,m>i t'icil ti. l!;i. !!::;;;:u ;;n -. ..;.o:;i;.,  tbat it woii'd lie iii'n!;;-*;h<.- iimii. i, !;i-oj  in.i,' v ith thi' inijinrtiiT;.'.- .of tin- i--.-r.-vi-*  ii' his wife wi-ri' nr^iwit.  ������V.'������-,v,   bis   v.-ifc   ian'w   litt'i*   nf   --u  lhinp.4.   Hit life luul Ix-on na-JM'ii u> iu-v '  Viff Lome eoiiiiiirtalile nml   in  r\...*c,.*,  little  wifely oeoiiriniics���������-to t!H'"i'.:'!.*  h a its. tlui! ht'-mi'-tlit sjienil nvim-y lavi:*.,  on oc���������-asiujjs mirh as these.  However, bet- jiuwn was* well tiioiist  out, f nine slight eoaclniiif atteniieil tu, a;;.  thc rvi-nt was iu a fair way to pji.-Ji* i.-i-  siuuiiJiiiy. Thi' quests wow ivi/i-iv-.v' !,  the hostess with ..as'much dignify ns l,*  the host, the gi'iitlnnan of ilipSomat.i  obligations had congratulated himself anc  tiaA spoken an encouraging wnnl to hi*  pood wife an well.  Thoy sat at the���������table. " Suddenly tin  watchful 'host observed that his wife wa*  not partaking of the feast. Mure than  that, he saw with consternation on e."<  presf ion ef strung disapproval on hei  tac'e. lie knew the signs and kne>v some*  thinj' was guiiig to happen', tie thought  to avert. th������ impending disaster and looked smilingly toward the lady and said  solicitous;.!**:  "1 fear you are not served lo your taste  dear madam     If you will" ���������  The lady io*o mV.iesfieaUy. Bhe lookrc  down upon him.    She spoke.    She said:   ���������  "William, I bare lived with ,-,ou foi  many years. 1 have been a good wit's  and stared yoti money. Sometimes 1 have  made it for you. 1. am goin'**. I will n'.-'b  Bit b<>re and be a witness to this extrava  Ranee."  And neither would she. The startiec  guests st:iod w:tb eoinit'-nance east d'hvj  while.William v.-voi-ttd htr'to a earriagi  Than   tbe   hesuf.   placed   an.  Pattl ttlni}o Ril-- nip>������atntiw������.  Adelina I-'.ttti was not always sueh a  "fjolil..mine'" to uiyiiajit'ra us soii.ie mny,,  "Eiippose", .S!iys"~T^*^;lF*F"\i*TFtcly-.���������"Wtir^j-  A  BOOK THAT NO FAjRMER CAN  AFFORD TO BE W THOUT  U V (3   .   rt        .i'i.;? > '*  U A H ��������� a -  *   \J $  I a ftfaj^;** .tt -jMi  If*������L ������ f  te5l*1jl  M ff    ������x  h     ���������' ^ > w 3  i  %  I     -  ' -a P *  ornpiled by tbe Agricultural Editors  oi'tlu*. Fu:-.oily Herald and   W'.eekly  St.a-of'Tiffs-.U'f'l,. ah the request  tf      E-;iar-;ds       of    S,e-iders,  IT   CiLT^  ISK KA������   FREE  Tii mr't iompiete* Maimers'  . lanobook ^n,.-, V:ci!erinary Guide  fv/er i*������������������bceti     cirnple and prac  ,ica! in.u; Miitpwiii of "rh.e greatest  v..tiu<-to tivy; y (.-ut*trier    ���������  Thr e ruii^reri and fifty-eight nJLlfTlu������P!clHU  ! .'..?bj'r-ct ���������- CiLix.ii :wi:'.h. ('v ey <-'ne of  i-:t*v.i.������-b.l Ji*;G ���������iVi������.i)'io'i ii.em iilus  m  The drink of strong men and healthy women  ��������� Ill��������� !������������������,.<,   ....���������I.^1      ,,....,    ������    I    I    :i     llll    'HI II      I������������������*WPI***���������������  irS>  ON. BREWERY BEER  Is The Be?'  Bottled or in  E* -.;.r-?*elis.  The UNION BREWING Co..      ferafmo B.C.  .<������>^><$.jj<������>^> ���������^���������������������������"������������������xtx' I- - *'��������� *v ty?. >''&&'*}���������' ^'^4*"$<j'i^v**-?:-  '���������'nci'^i.iis.'*, >'f   -    . .T**-."P ������**.'������  ;   ������,yff. :������^:..;f f";v> ^-*^-%JSj;-'?><$K������>*  I  K. AIDA  3f)&ii  4* *f  &t&iv'i,     &  '?/  t  ������'  '���������<'������-"���������  f  Ou >' yvii��������� - and l.adys' Pailnrofl   Coitumes neaily liaisljed  in Latest iViTiious.    ChargesJli^lit.  iwiii liiui 'iiiinifinT- i nrm nni-~irr~'in"'- -*3exxittKKM..-Ta~mMX\mrMW*r*,2*t^ ������������������tmtT-.x*xw������r  dunsmuir -..avenue.  4> ^^<S>^<^#4S4>*^*^-*^###^ ^^^^v*^sM^^<^-^<^><?>^^^  i������ji-jM,x^xsi2������r-,fizesiSi:.. *r*osi������iZtJt'\x.\  ti  A^.t w W ���������  *ho visited New York in I.SS0. hbr. mnn*  ngor. Rignor Lugo. oviirwi'Mi-nl'himself  by starting out on n ten doli.-ir adinis  ftlon basis, and tbe venture was it linan*  eiiii faiiuie. notwithslatiding I'atti'fl  groat artistic soer-ess. She isang to a  loiirteen hundred dollar house on 'he  (list litgllt HIK.I on the see,,ml to ff'dK).  She got discouraged, ns it waa ber own  venture, and gave It tip.  ���������The. Iit't'*? rienry K. Abbey, who -was  bold in bis ni'eetibiriotis, then eiigjtgeil  tier nud ber com puny v.t $"1,11011 [h-i' eon  cert,   lie begun .'it WalliK-k's old Ihe.'l  ter ut Thirteenth street. K'ivinn si-enes  of o|;era, i.nd the eoin-erts tiiere uver-  nyed over $7(100 ti perioi'itiance. but lie  lost, In the out ol' town concerts $'JU,  WO. .  A IHtle Inter, being asked by De Vivo  t,o take I'attl to San i'ranelHco. Abliey  replied: "My dear De Vivo, I huvo got  .PDOIl'ih of I'uill. 1 I������Mf $20,ovt), but 1  pintle a reputation."  Our Special   Offer  We GViV-r ;i iuil vear'- vnbt-criptior,  j. the (.Tmhkui-amj)   Nj-.w,3,   a   full  .���������ea: P :-Uli,-*e,i i,   toil t,i>   i.i'iin.   yreatef't  .-fall 'M'cHKiies, 1 Jit- F-rriiiy Hera d  *. ne! VV eel- iy Si a >���������, tv: M ot- trea I,   iis-  Ir.CU.i;    t'iie'i'r    bean liiui    picture.  *;;n a r-il it * ������*,-*", aiid a mpr f -'k'l'he  V iD'ei'-- ^nnua,' and Yetp.i ;iry  luiflf.". aU for **2 DO A sample  oj'V'')* .Uv- .}):���������:'. ure aru h okcatt be  ;,.*en tn iJi,is i-llice  Hotel -*  . COR: DUNSM IJ IR A YEN UK  V AND    .SiSCO^D .   STREET.  CUMBER!-A.NP   B..C.  Mrs. J  H. Pikkt, ProiM'iet.i-.pss.  When in Cumberland tjepure  and slay ai. "ihe Cumberland  Hotel, First-Class 'Accomodation for t iiiiSicnt a.i>d perman-"  imt -boaniers;  Sample Poorns and Public Hall  R-*Wj4fi-G0 n b ������et-i-������ .n���������w-i-t-h���������Ho-teJ���������  and  Ashore and Afloat  ID GUN  v/lth  Jf you like Jo re*d of the experiences ol  iing'lsrs, shooters and campers or yachting;  or if you ars interested in country life, ask  your newsdealer for Forest, and Stream.  or write for free specimen copy, or sent?  -!������������fH-**Miw-^na^4o~������oujL^^  En'eafr'irt $1 00 to-$2.00 pe,   day  f*aamrmmm������Bwr'*r-*mlsr -,;gAa������Tiuaiwit*twrra^������viicrr ������%*������i   ^1 _  ';BRV .?;,  k Pub Oo-  Cumbt:r"laud      B.  C.  *.-...ISM (Johl  "CUBAN    BLOSSOM',  ,*\   UNIDNMAOK C'lOAU  ROM   TIIF.���������  Fo.������st rnd Stream Is a large illustraMiff  weekly journal, which contains (he Followibl;  departments: - * ������������������������������������'���������  Game Bag and Gun,       Natural History,  Sn* und River Fishing,   Yacrjlinn*,  Tb������jSp-rtsnianTourist. CBL^oeinj",  Rifla and Trap, K������nnel.  We send' free our catalosiie of the bestbppfce  on outdoor liifi and recreation.  FOREST AND STREAM/PUB. CO.  346 Broadway, He*" ������V������rk C iy."  t*.    r"~\---   '���������'''I*")''-  ' tJl-iiu   Tonic, and ;  if'i'z:^     ) 0!1'^   -   ������   di'uml Monthly  * ]'\~r -ft- .w.l*if,u,,iL-i.oii whiciwomo'tican  ���������J  Cuban C gai Factory  *��������� t��������������������������� / ���������    4,-,,,., ,--,^,  K. J, BUOI'I, Pr*7t):'t..'t')r,  M^^ Wood's E  .'M .s .-.Trv*. ->'M.������ru������nH������  ���������JPhwjit? H*"������o Fnuiihl ovtt linn Awny.  I>i).)i^>3 the Spanish Auieiifat) w-.... it  ilv;������ papi'iiitl������������ station in St l.o'u'fi. tli������.  l'o;)oH'itiK, ns rein led in llie ..('iiivenioR  News), took place hi'tween n reerililiti^  olllcer��������� mnl 1111 npplleiini who wuh of  lr uii niilliiiiiilit.v:  It. ().-llow old nro yon?   ,  I. ll i'lin'l Uiiuw, lint Oi iliilRt lie  ni'ld onati.*.',li.  II. O.-Utive yon ever been tn tlio  ,nrm;V  I. It,-* Yin, nor.  II. ���������U.-liiivv you ever licco Ui any lml-  tli-flV  I. Il-Ol Ikivo.  II, <������.-Willi! Otlf'fi?  I. II, -Ol've iie������>n m nil ov (Item.  II, l).-Were you iti tbo btiiiiu ol' iiuil  KiinV  I. II.-OI wun,  II. i). -Did you run?  U It. \ <Mi net ui did, nnd tliom poor  AhlllH thai duJu'l run are there yet,  AllIMIJMHI.    ,  mfj.ftf'^i T,''lC   l/,''*'t'''  ��������� 'JwA   Jlcmrdv.  A^'fA 'y ���������!"K'" '������������������^���������nv"i'i--:'*. ������������������iiln',*.;*.v)  I  **��������� .''       join  (1.   .   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' ;  ���������,'   <\rrb  iii,  1      ��������� .**V ������ <f V i* '  ��������� ^    -.,,,,      .���������,��������� -   V'  ,' ��������� 1  .V- h'/*%:���������!*{  'i *;���������'������*',���������", - f,'" ���������",'���������  Wm  1    i n':i .-.J 1  It,   I   -v'TV'-fl  f'������ 4  l>%*^44  "_j * - >3*tpA>,a  _.'���������.  *,, Nk,.7riuy>^  i,V.S.J *������������������*"���������# ?  J ���������'������������������'���������\,i,-,'.i  * .'**.���������'   H  '       V'  '/*< lav*  .    ,. .ifjsai  ,-*���������������;  !'^J V'/xf ///������������������r/'M  ������"IL, '-*. - , . '"*' '-���������Ji  I'.'���������������������������,-*. ,v*      ��������� ���������' .���������'������������������������������������}  *'"���������' -vV i.-; '.;���������>' ill *d'V'-''-' "1 I  kUt^w***'  ���������������,.  *N4.'*t< ���������  x.\',iV'f- I  i>: !>���������*���������.*'''''���������$  v'JrU^n/f*^ "'  v������.  '>������������������**  ���������.,... ��������� ������i,  ta  rf ������',h\   ������,���������' ^���������" **������������������ N**'  ������I  '   ^  *\:<S *** * 9** ^ -������- ^  n 7  %'X 'tJ  \.%.W mn%2 **%* 'JR* *���������'*   --*���������������������������;������ "'*������������������! ������������������"���������     ���������>���������'        ������     ��������� -   -     -  ������       ������������������     f.lA-ri  k"l> ^.' 'Sl^1 *m 'sL- >ma. ������i       ^   *^    *-������- ���������������- i������ & .%%%, M 4J l2f ���������  MllWiiy    MitHK-Uli,    fiiitllii.ri      lvl'l:������*'-f  t\*Mg \* **������������-������).������iV*-.'.v' jt'" .���������'.'VV*,;;- ���������  N*"**.  Tvu i-L'i^c'^-S >^A/ CO,  01,1 ic *+&v  111^   Iv)'       ���������>���������    W������ THE NEWS, CUMBERLAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  "Take No Risk  Witha Oold.  Further Developments May Prove Fatal.  There is Oure For You in  Br. Chase's Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine  ���������it you could depend on a cold pas-  ising o������f of its own accord it would be  Uui very well to let it run its course.  The risk is too great.  Consumption and pneumonia al-  waj-'S have their beginnings in a cold.  tt you take prompt means of cur-  'Zag you will never be a victim of  fi&ese or other fatal lung troubles.  Did yon ever wait to think of it  02jat way?  Dr. Chase's Syrup  of  Linseed  and  &*urpeatiiie is best known on account  ������s������ its    extraordinary    control    over  -esroup,  bronchitis,    whooping    cough,  ..-asthma and severe chest colds.  As a   means   of  overcoming ordin-  <itry coughs  and   colds, throat   irrita-  vSion and the many diseases    of   the  *'��������� %aroat,  bronchial   tubes and   lungs it  'feas made an enviable reputation for  raefialxiiity.  Pleasant to take, thorough and far-  reaching in action, and certain in its  beneficial results, Dr. Chase's Syrup  of Linseed and Turpentine should  have a place in every house as a  safeguard against consumption and  other fatal lung diseases.  Mrs. R. T. Turner, Broadview,  Sask., writes:���������"We have seven children and have used Dr. Chase's Syrup  of Linseed and Turpentine for every  one of them, with good results. We  get four bottles at a time and find it  a good remedy to break up a cold on  the lungs."  Dr. Chase's Syrup of Linseed and  Turpentine, 25 cents a bottle, at all  dealers or Edmanson, Bates & Co.,  Toronto. To protect you agains: imitations the portrait and signature of  Dr. A. W. Chase, the famous receipt  book author, are on every bottle.  Can Plants See?  Baltimore.���������Dr.  Henry  S.    Conrad,  ���������erf the botanical department of Johns  SrSopkias University, is convinced that  gtiauats havo all the senses of animals  -tasaoept hearing. "We have never  ^������������Bl ablo to discover any way in  <asliic*Ii thoy are susceptible to sound,"  Sbo* says., "but in seeing, feeling and  <Sasfi.������g they are developed."  Dr. Conrad placed in the    window  ������������������������** oiaiaber of plants of tho bean fam-  ^5%f, which are the best local examples  ���������-**������������" ������-5ns seeing faculty in the vegetable  v^ffissgdom.    The plants, which were in  $3i*s full blaze of the   sun,    had   the  ���������edges of the leaves turned toward the  ���������mm: as if to escape too great an am-  ���������fXtcaJb of light.    Those in    the    shade  ������������������-'*.&Mfned their leaves back close to the  In the -morning at tho first ap-  , coco-ranee pOi^itnEB^-be^irrto"TesuniTe-  ' *$&a������r natural position, and by sun-up  '��������� J-S&&5-" are fully extended.  Dr. Conrad also has some flat beans  .Vritilantod. in moss.    They put out. long  ��������� ls-wofe and one of the roots was pulled  VjVoht tho moss and the end of it cut  ^M: The colls became displaced and  vs&s injured root behaved exactly as  tihe 1'unh of an animal would when in-  . JE-aced.  ���������Of the sundew, a plant which grows  * j.w the swamps about Baltimore,  Dr.  *jSonrad nays:  "With a single    execp-  ���������1;V:������ -f. I it-.su plants rocogiii/.i", light and  ���������-fiiireotion from which it comes; thoy  'Ketcl , tho slightest wound; thoy discriminate in taste; they have a sense  <rf direction���������knowledgo whether thoy  ��������� .r*wr������ turned in the right direction or  ���������"juit"-and thoy aro itiQuoncod by el-  ��������� -wetric cuiTonis passing    noar thorn."  Still   Enjoys His "Vittles."  ^London, ��������� "Grandfather"  McNally'  King Edward's oldest   subject,    who  5Ev������s at. the Home for tho Agod, main-  siained by the Little   Slstqrs   of   tho  j..**oor, hnn entered his UOt.ii yoar.  *':vor loniloon years lllo Sistoni,  WiJao.se only funds nro tho alms thoy  iiiL-g from door to door, huvo curod  '���������Hor tho old mini. It Is fwonly-olglil,  yonr a si noo ho roturiiotl from l.ho  '���������'InHod Stiitos, .mid whllo ho was  ������������������"..Fioiv he hurled' his wlfo, whom lio  ^mrrjoil iii Ireland whon she was it  <���������'($>rl ;mji) oo wns n luil of oi^'hlcon.  "it in  l.lilrty yoars bIwio  who diod,  ������..'*jt>d olio was oiglity thon,  "'Yes. | havo IIvittl a vory lonw  I'vhilf.'' Im said to a visitor, "II, is  '" i���������������������������.:*,��������� n!:-o | have iilwiiys loil a sloady  '���������.tT*.;'..     i wan ntjVc.M* tlio worse for liqti-  ���������i*r in tny lil'o. I novoi' al.c. too much,  *.. never lioliovoil ill I'liiniiij; my ;**l;iiu-  . M-h with too much drink or fi.'o.l, Aye,  " nm hipiiy, I sloop well and enjoy  .'/t.v   v ill lei--,,'"  ICxproHK traitiH   in    UilHHla   Kohloin  ��������� it;j'"iitt   a   i;i'oalor spood  Iluin  twentymo mlloM an hour,  Still it is Midnight.  London.���������Details have just reached Kngland of the burning of a juju I  house in the Andoni country of southern Nigeria, where both human sac-'  rifices and cannibalism have until  quite recently been rampant. On an  appointed day the chiefs of Bonny  and Opobo, who have some sort of  control over the Andoni tribe were  called together and informed by the  British Resident that these nefarious  practices must be put a stop to.  After much hesitation the principal  chief led the way to the centre of the  village, where a ghastly sight presented itself. The juju house was literally covered with human skulls,  even the gable ends and verandah  "lieWiirg~these-horr-ible-tropliiea.__.Som6  were quite fresh clearly showing tliat  'human sacrifices were still practised.  In all, upwards of two thousand were  counted. The order was given to burn  the house, but no native chief dared  execute the command so that at last  the British Resident himself set fire  to this chamber of horrors. As the  flames leapt up to the sky. the greatest excitement prevailed, an ��������� the terrified heathen stood with bated breath,  Among tho articles which perished was  an historical drum, fashioned entirely out of human skin, and only beaten  at tho moment whon the executioner  struck tho head off some napless  victim.  Dr. Agnew's Ointment Cures Piles.  ������������������Itching, Bleeding and Blind Piles,  Comfort-in one application, it cures  In throe to six nights. It cures all  Bkin diseases in young and old. A  remedy beyond compare, and It never  fails,   35 cents.���������G3  POSTAL REGULATIONS.  Transparent    Envelopes,    With    Ad-  aresses Inside, Barred From  Malls.  Ottawa.���������Tlie Post-office Department publishes notices to the effect that  all mail matter enclosed in transpar*  ������ut envelopes, having the addresses  on the enclosures is to be treated as  non-transmissab!e by mail in Canada,  a.ad the same regulation applies to  matter in envelopes paving a transparent front portion covering the address. Attention is drawn to tho fact  that the stamps usod for prepaying  postage on postcards or unenclosed  cards mailed to other countries as  printed matter must be placed on the  front or address side. Tho postal administration of tho Commonwealth of  Australia has given notice that Jio  rates of postage on post-cards sont  from! Australia to Canada havo been  reduced from ono and a half penco to  one penny each for single post-cards,  and from threepence to twopence for  reply post-cards, from Jan. 1st, A ro  duction has been mado in the rates ot  postage on parcels sent from Canada  to Dutch Guiana. The rate varies  from 'do cents for one pound to $1.60  for 11 pounds. A convention has been  arranged between tho postal administrations of Canada and Trinidad for  the direct interchange of parcels by  parcel post. The limit of weight for a  single parcel is seven pounds. Parcel  mails for Trinidad are made up at St.  John, N.B.  Many patent medicines have come  ���������nd gone, but Bickle's Anti-Consump-  ive Syrup continues to occupy a foremost    place    among    remedies     for  oughs and colds, and as a preventive  of decay of the lungs.   It is a standard medicine that widens its sphere  of usefulness year by year.      If you  are in need of something to rid yourself of a cough or cold, you cannot do  etter than try Bickle's  Syrup.  The experiment in England of  melting ores from Cobalt, Ont., has  een pronounced a success.  There are 4,000 beggars in London  t the present time.  A wave  siren is being used  in a  jondon hospital to test what sounds  deaf person hears.  ���������' : 1  WORRIED  MOTHERS.  BREAD   is   never better  than the flour it is made of.  Often it is not nearly so  good, but that is the fault of  the bread-maker.  Without good flour, good  bread is impossible, no matter  how skilfully it is handled.  Now, good bread must  be good to eat, as well as  good   to   see   or   to   taste.  Good-to-eat bread  is.  bread  that nourishes.  In the matter of nutriment,  Royal Household Flour  is supreme. It represents the  best that is in the wheat,  ground to a snowy whiteness  and purified by electricity.  It produces bread that is  light, easy to digest and best  or all���������-nutritious. Ogilvie's  Royal Household is to be  had at all grocers.  Ogilvie Floar Mills Co., Ltd.  Montreal.  "Ogilvie's Book for a Cook," contains  ISO pages of excellent recjpes, some never  published before.   Yonr grocer caa tell  102     you how to get it FREE.  The Duke D'Orleans was given a;  old medal at Brussels in honor of'  is Arctic expedition.  A large village  of the bronze  age  as been discovered in northern Italy.  RHEUMATISM   AND  PARALYSIS.  Wm. Sanderson, editor and proprietor of the Toronto Economist, Is  doad,  Faith  You cannot be expected to have faith in  3-hiloh'i Consumption Cute, the Lung  Tonic, ai a cure (or Coldi, Coughi and ad  ���������duett-ei of the air pa������Kigei, if you have  not tried it. We have Faith in it, and we  guarantee it. Ii it doein't cure you it coiti  you nothing. If it doei it coits you 23c  fhat'i (air. Try it to-day.  -Shiloh Iim cured many thnuundu ef the  4������uit ohitinatecatei, and wa do not heiitatt  -0 ���������*>> ihui ii -Mtll -uii-) any Col J, Cough,  Tlirwtt or Lung troublo. If we did not  believe thli we would not juaront'-e Ix.  Shifoli Imi had an unbroken record of  nucreii for thirty yean.    It hu;    mod  .-Vfrv !>')���������<ili!M-������''������v*/illiriiit fiiliif-*.     Im rtW  Minard's  Liniment Cure6   Distemper.  Thoy Wnko tho Torpid Bnorglog,���������  ���������Incliiuory  not    properly    supervised  and loft, io run itself, vory soon shows  null, in Un  working.    It. Ih Iho sumo  with   Iho   digestive  ovrihih.    Unregulated from tlmo tn timo thoy uro likely to become torpid ninl    throw   tho  wholo system "out   of   gear.     I'uriiie-  lee'il   Vop;e!nliln   PIIIh   were   mil do   to  meet such ciihoh. Thoy restore to tho  l.iii  tin:  llu;.*,;;!!!,?;  r;ic������1Hi*..-, tino. brim*  nlo order nil purls of tho nieohuiilmn.  KiiiRslon  will  nml'o reprertetiliiiiiiUK  0 llii> Ontario loylHlnturo I'or 11 norm-  111   HI'llMOl,  Fnlrvlllo, Sof-I. HO, 1002.  Mliinr.l's Llntiiunt ('������., Umlioii,  Dour SlrH.--We -winh in Inform you  thnt wo consider your MlNAllD'S  LINIMENT a vory superior inticlo,  and wo hho It ns a suro relief for Horo  throat und chest. When I toll you I  would not hu without It if tho prloo  was ono dollar a bottlo, I moan it,  Yourn truly,  CIIAH.  V. TILTON.  Much    of   the worry which; every  lother of young children  undergoes,  would be  spared if the mother kept  aby's Own Tablets   on   hand,    and  ave an occasional   dose    when   the  hild was fretful,  cross   or  feverish,  early all the ailments of  childhood  an be  traced to the stomach, bowls or teething.     For these troubles  no medicine can equal    Baby's   Own  ablets, and the mother has the guar-  ntee of a  government  analyst that  his medicine is absolutely safe.. Mrs.  Kenneth    Mclnnis,    Lakeflold,    Ont.,  ays ��������� "Baby's   Own   Tablets   are a  perfect    medicine    in    every     way*.  There will  be  no  sickly children in  the   homes   where they   are   used."  Sold by  all  medicine dealers or by  mail at 25 cents   a   box   by   writing  The   Dr.    Williams   Medicine     Co.,  rockville, Ont.  British authorities say that Prance  nd tho United States have a secret  understanding  regarding Venezuela.  Minard's   Liniment Cures Diphtheria.  John G. Brady, governor of Alaska,  as resigned.  Tho Coolgardlo gold  fields aro to  be supplied with wator from a point  30 miles distant.  Sunlight Soap is hotter than other  onps, but Is best when usod In tho  Sunlight way,     Buy   Sunlight   Soap  and follow itirocflous,  (loographoi'H roproHonflug tho principal nations nre nt work in Gormuny  11 a gigantic map of tho oarth.  Their Complete Home Cure.  Post Free to Readers of This Paper  for Limited Period Only.  A handsome illustrated treatise,  giving full description of Rheumatism  and Paralysis,"with inftructions for  a complete home cure, describing the  most successful treatment in the  world, recommended by the Ministry  and endorsed by medical men. This  highly instructive book was written  by W. Hi Veno, a gentleman who'has  made a special study of these diseases. The preface is by a graduate of  the University of Wurtzburg. Send  postal to-day and you will receive the  book free by return.���������^Address, The  Veno Drug Company, 24 King Street,  West Toronto.  STOP IT  Every drink of liquor taken, forces the  heart beyond the natural beat, 0lt.', also  causes kidney and liver troubles. Nerve  exhaustion is one of the ailments brought  on by even moderate drinking. Stop at  once the use of liquor. If it inconveniences you to do this it is proof positive  that you have the disease of inebriety  and need medical help. Then seek for  thecbest aid. The Keeley Cure has restored half a million people back to  health, prosperity and happinpss. Write  to-day for evidence and we will prove  our  claims.   Address  in   confidence,  ^ T.HE-KE E L EY���������IN ST IT U TE   133 Osborne St., V-Zinhlpeg. ~  Prices of American fruits in Eng-  and are to be diminished by a new  atent 011 shipping,boxes.  American insurance companies aro  being granted special protection by  he French government,  Four officers of the British army  and three from tho Indian army will  be attached to the Japanese army.  Dr. Agnew's Catarrhal Powder.-��������� Itov,  W, II. Main, pastor of tho Baptist Em-  'amicl church, Buffalo, rIvch strong testimony for and is n. firm believer In Dr,  A������new's Cntnniinl Powder. Ho has  tried mnny Kinds of remedies without  avail. "After using Dr. Agnew's Ca-  tnrrhnl Powdor I was bonoilttod nt  onco," are bis words. It la a' wonderful  romody.   00 cents.-���������05  Prominent residents of Spanish  towns woro swindled by a man who  said ho was au aldo to King Edward.  Mlnard's   Liniment Cures  Garget  In  .Cows.  Tho Austrian baltloshlp recently  launched nt Triost has u spood of  U0.;j7  knots.  The riilnese government, has on-  gngod a JapnnoHo railway englnoor  at ijiti.OOO a yoar.  .   (lormnny's publlo   hcIiooIh   contain  j80,000 Btutteilug  children.  Karmoi'ii in Norway aro using son-  wood for fuel.  Tlio king of tho Belgians lias mado  only ono nppournnco at public wort-hip In tho past yoar.  (J. A, DouhUw-i oi ua.iwa iri a h<,u<,  llciiiry under tho  will    of    Mairfhull  Meld of CHIcnrro.  Hard and soft corns cannot withstand Ilolloway's Corn Cure; it Is effectual ovory tlmo. Got a bottle at  onco aiid ho happy.  Tho total cost of tho niiaso-.Tapau-  oho war to Russia was 1,9(10,(100,000  roublou,  Hnrland & Wolfo, IJQlf.ut. aro build-  ln������ tlio Inmost ship In tho world for  tho Whlto Star lino.  ffAVE YOU EVER TRIED  GOLD STANDARD TEA  "GUARANTEED THE BEST"  IF NOT, BEGIN NOW.  It it the Best Value in Canada  To-day at 35, 40 and 50c  per pound.  II lb.  and half lb. Lead  Packets  31b. and 5 lb, Tins.  McGJll unlvofiilty ������ot $(50,000 from  tho ostato of tho lato Edwin H, King,  Toronto sailors will probably strike  for higher wagon.  ���������9  It is Known Kvi'-rywiioro.��������� Thoro  Proof  .In   UUi.   A   ���������*-������>..>  I,. ...1..I    In    ("*...1  tti found in die many letlunoniuli of thim  ���������who Iwvi- incfj Shiloh nnd b*en cured.  Mn. Aieliic Tuylor, Aiaph, Pa., write* j������������������  ���������**Ifcmic!n * lxiili> tt SHiloh'i Cowumprinn Cut.  *M������ril...,i..l 11.-,, i-Mifiktll. I iitvBtwu 1 l.iiilim,  ������M limy tin I ������ l.-ribl* CbU|*i, I u*v-i ll.rm  ���������^wryttii'iti I 1.������i'i |i;���������lt nf, kll!*������v ���������������>! no l-M**!.  ���������until mi-, rvrninu my huili������ml tvjujh! a i iltlr nt  ^jjMuh. \V������ ������������yiB it to tl������ rJiiUrt-n -wUtt ihtir  wmt In l*d,������ml lint/ ���������lept til hhiM. ll nired  thru, <unwieldy. I -ti������ll ������lw������>i l������v it in ilt  Jjookt," to j  SHILOH  ��������� *.tt. w-rt |������**r������i-'*w *wW������w< i-wHu-mt k told.  adit, whoro Dr. Thomas' Ketodrlc Oil  is uot  known���������wherovfr    Introduced  li. made a foothold for Itw>lf nnd maintained If.   Home  tiH'i'chnniH limy ������ug-  U--*st   Homo   other   remedy   as eiiually  lieticficliil.      Such     recommimdntlonH  , .,,..,.;,! ii,   tve.-lv   '.   wiMi  ''...-'iti!. Tliere  ��������� hi only one Kcloolrlc Oil, and that is  ,01.   Tiounu.:.    T;:!. *   t ..'Vf-i;;  .*!��������������������������� !,  Seventeen    liurithu'ii *������    nf    ''lilneso  JniuiJiii'H hnve f#t*riiiTi"d in Ottawa in  , tlio piuit Jew woelai.  j iw*****���������"Wi*!11..1 ..i.AU.1���������'..u ,..m.mm.       .'     ,i.iii.t..j,i...���������umyii  I        W   NU   No -������7������  Free Gifts of Toilet Soaps  Ua������   SUNLIGHT   SOAP and GET THE PREMIUMS  The Coupons are the name an cash became they can be exchanged for Toilet Soaps  for which you have to pay oat money every week.  Users of SUNLIGHT and CHEERFUL SOAPS can get their TOILET SOAPS  for nothing.  Read circular In every package, or write us for Premium List  A gift is of little value if it consists of something you have no una for.  In exchange ior Sunlight .Soap Cmijwu* you can get suiuclUiitg you ncetl anct use  every day.  SAVE  SUNLIGHT  SOAP  COUPONS  L������v������r Brothers LlmM-sti, Toronto. Cmnettm r  THE NEWS, CUMBERLAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  1  V  ������������������eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee  ��������� /���������-��������� ���������  : Their Belated!  I    Wedding    :  By   RITA   KELLEY  Copyright, 1805, by E. C, Parcella  I  t  e  e  e  eeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee  Samantha Sanders had always wanted a cuckoo clock.  The sandwich man half a block  ahead announced them for sale for  f 1.98-"flne cuckoo clocks, best made."  She was racing after him as fast as  her prim New England dignity would  allow. She upset a child with an all  day sucker in its mouth and left it  acreamjlng on the walk. It hurt her  conscience terribly, but If for one moment she lost sight of the sign he  might turn into a side street, and she  wouldn't know where to get the clock.  Samantha Sanders was the thrifty,  unromantlc Janitress of a bachelor  apartment building. Her father and  mother had died when she was fifteen  and left her without a penny and with  an overweening desire to possess a  clock with a little bird that popped  out of a little door every hour, along  with more domestic ambition.  Samantha Sanders never had cared  for any one person so much as she had  for making a home. Hiram Shell had  asked her to*marry him, but her thrifty  soul told her she would be happier  f  f  "hhumT shu obibd. "hibam shell!"  making a comfortable living for herself than eking out a bare existence  with such a man. Hiram was all right,  only he nover stuck to any one thing  long enough and his inventions never  seemed to be the things people wanted,  Now she was nlmost up to tbe big  red and white sign. Never before had  she felt free to Indulge her pet extravagance, but now with a steady, tidy income and good clothes in plenty it did  ���������com that Providence had put that  sandwich man right thero ahead of hor.  Breathless and excited, she rushed  past the man to get a front view of the  clock, Ob, joy! There was the long  hoped for littlo face and the cuckoo  half emerging from his arch as though  tho clock had stopped just as bo started to announce the hour.  Samantha clapped hor hands In an  ���������cstasy of rapture.  ������������������Ohl" sho cried. "Can I got one  down on Thlrtoouth stroot now?"  For tho first tlmo sho turned hor oyes  from the sign to tho man whoso way  ���������bo bad blocked. All the light of joy  faded from hor faco und left It ushon.  "Hiram I" sho cried.   "Hiram SlioIM"  "Yes, Samanthy," bo said, meek as  ever, looking nt tlio trim little woman  boforo him and pulling surreptitiously  at his worn and soilod vost.  The pallor of her faco chnngod to a  flush of anger nnd rosoutmont as sho  looked at the disheveled old man.  "Hlrnra Shell," sho said forcibly,  "what you doin' trampln' tho streets  like this? Shiftless and good for nothin', same ns you always wns!"  "I don't know, Snraantby. I never  ���������flltl a. -,;;; io 'mount to ������tm"M>b>i������" Tho  cuckoo dock f-wnyotl pornmisly nonr a  barber pole, byt Snmnntha did uot notice. Sho wall looking at tbe man's  lantern jawed haggard visage and  thinking hard.  "ii;k*u, SLc!!," she e *rir"d, "yon  navon't had enough to eat You can't  koop yonr knees stilt."  He smiled weakly. "Well, It do be  bard off an' on to got a plenty, 'specially when it takes quito a bit for  wire. My new patent clothes wringer,  Samanthy"--  "Hiram Shell, you go right straight  down to Thirteenth stroot nnd tell those  clock people you haven't got sense  enough to pound snnd In a rat hole!"  Bat even as she spoke her eyes were  moist "And, niram, yon bring a clock  BO to mr bouse.   I'm going home now  to get supper ready." She counted out  $2.03 (5 cents for car fare), gave him  her address and told him vigorously  to hurry up before be forgot what he  was to do. She left him standing stupefied in the middle of the walk gazing  after her with meek if hungry eyes.  "She be just the same as ever," he  whispered to himself. "She'd 'a' made  me a good wife, Samanthy would."  Samantha Sanders was bustling feverishly about her rooms at the New  Rochclle apartments. True to her provident New England instincts, she had  a plentiful, supply .of cake, pie, applo  Gutter and hakpd beans on hand. She  had ordered recklessly at the greengrocer's on her way home, and the table was beginning to look like a feast  of plenty.  Poor old Hiram! She could not get  the image of his pitiable figure out of  her mind. Even the prospect of the  new clock could not dispel the feeling  of utter heartsickness. Hiram Shell,  whose father had been justice of the  peace, tramping the streets as a sandwich man!  There was a dull aching at her heart  that was incomprehensible to her until  just as she shoved the brown bread  into tho oven to warm. She stiffened  up witn something like a groan and  clapped her hands to her head,  "I'd ought to 'a' married Hiram  Shell," she cried, with the bitterness of  delayed realization. "I'd ought to 'a'  married him! No one -ever believed in  him. Just because he didn't get out  and work like the others they said he  was crazy! Geniuses ain't like anybody else, and if anybody had ever encouraged him and helped him along he  might have struck somethin" that people wanted. And here I've been comfortable, and him trampin' the streets!"  Hiram was late in arriving. She  wondered indulgently whether he had  gone off to buy wire with that money  instead of getting the clock. Strangely enough, she did not care much. The  thought was tormenting her that she  who always had put duty foremost had  after all failed in the greatest crisis of  her life. Women were intended to  make men stronger, to* bring out the  best in the men they loved, and she-  He came, more haggard and all but  tottering, with two packages under his  arm. She took them from him, tumbled them helter skelter on the sofa  and drew up an armchair for him close  "to"tBe~fablrlat^  "Now, Hiram," she said, "eat!"  He looked at her wildly for a moment, trying to get his breath. "The  package," he said. "Is it all right?"  "The clock? Of course. Go on an'  eat now." She passed him the bowl  of savory pork and beans.  He pushed back from the table, peering about. >  "Hiram Shell, if you don't stop act-  In' the fool and set to eatiu' I'll throw  out the cuckoo clock and be done with  it!"  "No, Samanthy, 'tain't the clock; it's  that new patent clothes wringer I been  making. Thought you might like it to  'wash your clothes."  Samantha collapsed into a chair,  "Hiram Shell, I haven't done my  wash for five years. It goes to the  laundry,"  "Well, now, ain't that nice!" Ho  pushed back the apple' butter she handed bim. Ho had not touched a bite,  though his plate was piled high with  good things. Samantha saw his face  bndgono white.  "I guess I'd better bo moving on.  The doctor at the dispensary he said  I'm ailln' some." Ho clutched at his  heart. "It's queer, right in bore."  Samantha pushed him back into the  chair and ran for the brandy.  "Dld���������you call tho ambulance?" he  asked whon ho opened his oyes again.  "No, I didn't, Illnun Shell. You don't  need no ambulance, All you need Is a  good squaro meal and tho parson.  Wo're going to get man-led, Illrnm."  Ho lookod ut hor, with tears streaming down bis ohooUs.  "Woll, now," ho said, "Samanthy,  ain't that nice!"  <lueor.  Ounnor���������What'H nil tho excitement?  tiuyor-Mnii run down by nu auto,  and (lioy can't ll ml anything to carry  him on,  Ciiitinor-n'm! Willi all thoso rubbers It should ho no troublo to find a  stretcher.���������Chicago News,  WINTER CARE OF COWS.  ���������Pointers on Bnrn Location, Ventilation and Temperature.  A barn in a low yard where the mud  is always deep is a mighty poor plac  to keep cows, but unfortunately this is  the case.with too many of our dairy  barns, says P. D. South worth in Northwestern Agriculturist. The germs of  disease are very fond of low, wet, uu-  draiued phves, and they thrive in such.  If your barn is located in a place of  this description your cattle are therefore exposed to disease, and if they  are in any way weakened by'poor care  or other bad conditions they become  very susceptible to tuberculosis. Keep  the barn and yard drained and you will  lessen the death rate from that disease.  As regards ventilation and temperature, there are two very common extremes. Jones, on one side of the road,  keeps his barn shut up tight like a. box,  so that there is not a bit of fresh air  circulating through the stalls and the  barn is stuffy and unhealthy from the  lack of oxygen. Smith, on the other  side of the road, has a wicker basket,  as it were,-for. a cow bam. All night  long the doors slam to and fro, and iu  the breath of the rushing, freezing  wind the cows shiver and use up the  feed in trying to keep warm that should  be turned into milk, Then Smith wonders why his cows don't pay. Try to  keep the temperature somewhere between 40 and 50 degrees. Don't let  the cows stand in a draft. Have  hinges on the lower edge of one or two  of the small windows, so that they will  open inward. Open them three or ������our  inches. This will give the incoming air  a direction toward the ceiling and thus  prevent a direct draft on the jows. It  will not take long to fix a window or  two that way, and it will not cost  much.  Perhaps >nes keeps his cows in all  day and gives them no exercise. He  wonders why they get off feed so easily  and why the calves are so weak. Smith  lets his cows run out all afternoon and  after they have all the exercise that is  necessary lets them stand till feeding  time out in the cold.  The food that should be used for furnishing energy for making milk is used  up in keeping the shivering cows from  freezing to deaths It does not pay to  "treat'th'e'old^eo^that-wayr-Turn-bei*-  out during the best part of the day  long enough to walk around a bit and  get a chew from tbe straw pile and a  drink of water with tlie chill off it. It  takes more money out of your creamery dividends in a year to let her beat  up her water after she drinks it than  it would to buy directly a good common sense tank heater. Don't let her  out in damp, snowy weather either or  expose her to that sharp, biting wind  that comes iu our cold spells.  \  convincing proof tliat tne rarm *enu tn  this butter business has a great deal U *  do with the final quality and the final  price received for the butter.  Watering Cow������.  Cows should have all the water the)  will drink. How often to offer then  water will depend somewhat upon theiH^  habits. Many cows will not drink b������  once a day, but we think it better tt  train them to divide the amount, J  good practice is to give them oppor  tunity to drink just before the usua  time for letting them out for the dailj  airing and again shortly before thi  evening feeling.        "No Fliea.on Him."  "No flies ou him," given as an Americanism, is found in "DOn Quixote,"  where it occurs as one of the sayings  of Sancho Panza.  VELVET AND JEWHU5  THEIR    EFFECTIVE    USE    IN    DflEISS  SCHEMES OF TODAV.  Only an Emperor.  The Emperor Charles VI. of Germany was congratulated on his skill by  the composer Fuchs, who said to him  "What a pity, sire, you are not a conductor!'*. To this Charles VI. replied!  "Well, it can't be helped. I am only an  emperor and must make the best of it"  *-  DAIRY POINTERS  Broken English.  English is said to be one of the most  difficult languages in the world for a  foreigner to learn. The verbs and prepositions are particularly puzzling. A  professor in an eastern college tells of  the troubles of a Frenchman with the  verb "to break." "I begin to understand your language better," said my  friend M. de L. to me, "but your verbs  trouble me still. You mix them up so  with prepositions. I saw your friend  Mrs. S. just now. She says she Intends  to break down her school earlier than  usual. Am I right there?"  "Break up her school, she must have  Baid.  "Oh, yes, I remember; break np  school."  "Why does she dp that?" I asked.  "Because her health is broken Into."  "Broken down."  "Broken down? Oh, yes. And indeed  since the fever has broken up in her  town"���������  "Broken out. Will she leave her  house alone?"  "No. She is afraid It will be broken  ���������broken��������� How do I say that?"  ~������'Broken-into:"-~������������������  Color aa an Element In D������t*��������������������� Vfxm  FVlhceaa IIo bts A stain a Wmwaim***mt,  Popular Pieces ln the jDisj-ftvy c*4t  Holiday Jewelry.  Velvet is always worn at this season,  but it seems now more than evsr to  favor. Few materials aro mor������ tor^g?  than the velours of today, and om -waa-  not be. surprised at the popularity ������������J  the different variations of thin tmx&~  Dating fabric. Nothing is more- L&Srjwe*-  tive than a gown of some.bae speeaBSrjp  chosen to suit the wearer or to SBatosS*  some jewel in her possession. -Go**  such gown In chiffon velours wts&H  heavy guipure embroidered in oxMla������������&  No Ainmu*.  "PoetH are born, sir," said the brird to  tho oditor.  "Yos, I know thoy weren't hatched  from duck eggs," da Id tho oil 11 or, "bul  Iho question Is, why are thoy born?"-  i.iuytiiuua i.euuer.  WAYS OF SWEDEN.  It Is light all night in summer and  dark nil dny In win I or.  Although drinking Is common, ono  seldom sees n drunken num.  Kvorybody truaN yon, nud you nre  expected to trtiHt wvorybody.  You take off your lint when you en������  tor it Khop nnd return tho shopman's  low bow.  A norvont who Jit-hurt ymi Houiolhlntt  aayn, ".So good," You say, "Tack"  (thnnksO.  You got ft bill every day nt tho hotel.  This permits you to correct any ml*  take* at once.  *i>      ' 'i-  Much stress Is being placed by certain farm and dairy speakers this yoar  on the importance of a home supply of',  cows, farmer raised milkers, whose'  history and bringing up tbe farmer  knows all about and which, one by one,  take their placo ln the milking line  without the requirement of a large  sum of spot cash on the part of the  farmer.  Tbo advice ls good. On many farms  tho cost and caro of the young stock are  scarcely noted, and tho cows so raised  may be better than can be bought at  auy price within reach of tho owner.  Then, too, thero ls small chance ot  building up a choice, handsome, heavy  milking herd unless tlio members are  carefully bred and soloctod on tho farm  year.by year.���������American Cultivator.  Vimcllue In the Coir Ilurn.  We uso considerable vasellno in tho  cow stable, says IT. G. Manchester in  Uurnl Now Yorker, Whonover a cow  has a Boro or scratched teat a little  rubbed ou just boforo milking softens  the teat, so that sho doos not object to  gentle pressure i'ud helps much tc  quiet milking. After milking a llttlo  moro rubbed ovor tho soro spot helps  to hoal tho troublo. Tho cost is small,  15 to 20 cents a pound, and Its use  pays. Do uot put on so much tliat tho  teats aro slimy, ns a llttlo goes a great  way. Wo bore an Inch holo Into the  sido of tho milking stool about twe  inches, and wo keep tho vaseline iu  this. It Is alwnys at baud, yot out oi  tho way. "Vnscllno" ls a trado name,  and ofton one enn buy "potrolntum*  or "petroleum jolly," which ls tho sami  Uiitig, iui ins. Uiuu L> uaLud Xvi   ,eav  Uuu.  rroT.cn Crenin.  If tlio cream ls permitted to freoze 11  is apt to Impair tho llavor of tlio but  tor, for wo bollevo Unit whon eroam Ii  feWpt  ViUClU il id UV V.-J.U   wul <w t'n-vi.vl  it Is Impossible to ripen it proporly,  trnys Hoard's Dtiirymun.  Moreover, butter made from cream  that hus been frozen Is apt to havo as  oily appearance and tiiHto uuloss groni  onro h everohdl In thawing It out  Fixity IliHIfr.  K. U, Wi'bv.iu-, i:hU:C of the dairy dl  vision ut Washington, Htiitwl that thi  experiments of tho division show quilt  conclusively that tlto fishy flavor It  butter cotnci from the cows drlnklni  stagnant water.   Duy addi unto daj  "Certainly. It is what I meant to say."  "Is her son to be married soon?"  "No.   That engagement is broken-  broken"���������  "Broken off? Ah, I had not heard."  "She Is very worried about it.  Her  son only broke the news down to her  last week. Am I right?"  "No; merely broke."���������Harper's Week  Ur.   Good Hearted.  The young man was wrapped in  gloom. "Tho beautiful Miss Doodle-  dum," ho said, "rejected me last night.  "But she gave me a kiss at parting,"  ho whispered thrilllngly, "a,nd I shall  never forget tbe sweetness of that  kiss."  Thereupon his companion arose hastily.  "I think," said he, "I'll trot around  there and propose myself."���������New York  Press.  Roman Bracelet*.  Many Roman bracelets had the form  of serpents colled ubout the arm,  Loala XVI.  Louis XVI. had a very heavy, red,  *onsunl face, wltli a largo Roman nose,  full checks and lips and a doublo chin.  Thero was no trace of more than ordinary intellect either In his faco or conversation, the latter being nlwnys commonplace, ofton dull. Ho gavo his contemporaries tho Improssion of a man  who hnbltunlly a to and drank more  than was good for him.  BUmnrck'a l<*uvorlte Flffore,  Princo Blsnmrck, It Is said, had a  curious superstition connected with  tlio numbor throo and apparently not  without reason. lie served throo Gorman emperors; ho fought in throo  wars; ho signed throo treaties of poaco;  ho arranged tho meeting of tho throo  emperors and established Uio triple  alllunco.  Pntnffonlit,  Patagonia wus named by Magellan  from u Spanish word signifying "big  foot." lie formed bis Impression of  tlio natives boforo Booing thorn by tho  Imprints of their ample pedal extcu  sioun in tho sand.   r ,.. **"���������   TV-*. r.rtT������ "������ for U**r. nriMi vVii rl'i"V  Ami, whllo tliiiy may not cut rich quick,  In just a very Iluin while  Th������y h������v������ th������ plungfr Irtt a mil*.  The To nipt ri tinn.  i t>  bn.u... ti   ,.   ii ..������,���������  ui.   v.*.   ........    ill   .o.-J,  IIo I'ouidit ho hnd U-nlt'lo troublo,  An' ylt fu' atll let Ion, <]o l*<-ry wust Kind,  I '������������������Jf.K-rt <lfit olo Nouti luul iloutild.  He t*iU nil di*m nnlmnls Into de nrU;  I If iTJiUirTfil hid Bonn an' hiu ilaiiRlitPrn;  J>n fuhty lontt tlayfn nn' i-Kpe*luilly night*  : ��������� :,��������� lO-'.fi.i.t -y ���������,, ,!.. *.,*...���������, i*������.  l������ow, t'lnlt oh It, chlUnnt*, nn' Wftfp fo' htf  )o\ -  I������o wunt dat could fnll on ������ nlnncr--  Wlf  all  oh  do  pnHHunm  doy  wux  In  df  worl',  lli������ nrbbor d.u������t ������*������t 'em fo* dinner!  -M.jl.iiiHlburjjb WJUon in Bt LouJa Vaet,  Uhtpaxch.  PBINOBSS ���������BVBNINa TOIIiEJ.  silver and edged witb silver lac* '9&������  worn with an amethyst pendftat casts*  platinum chain.  A gown in an exquisite shade* qTbm&J  "vervet;Tatlre~r"a"iigb^^^  bloom  upon lis surface, w!3J 5>* ast**  companied by quaint old garae-l crattst*-  ments.  The princess evening rob-e JlTrsfcrafflB*  ed Is of orange chiffon velours nftSfcr  sheath overdress of black embroider^  net, stole fronts of venetias tee%,  matching the band across the -dececQi-  letage, and it demands n carefully ������smh������-  sldered jewel scheme to bnrcnoni������ St������  tho striking color effect.  Diamonds being more preetooa tfaoa  to price) than ever, it is pleasing to  noto how the range of colored stcroes  in dress is ever widening. Color, h&u&-  ever, runs not in fashion this Beastx?,  and therefore the brilliancy of jewniaj)  is but a natural sequence. Just a fter-rg-  pleces from among the d&zsling heSk*  day display are here shown.  First is a lovely brooch of dlarotrofta).  ���������a bow of fascinating form, a dnanJ&y -  specimen of tbe jewelers' art taxSt aeo,  appropriate piece for any toilet NtMte-  is a necklace of supreme elegnac^wrato  Its two pendants,  The two part rings of cnriotM fMAtr-  Ion, especially the first, witb its vonm-H  ally cut stones In diamonds tuxl ta*p>  phires, are possessions to be desttuCB.  Tho success of the dlrectoiro ants  princess models for gowns is tm xm*-  compllshod fact in Paris fnshto������% titaM  not only for ovenlng, but for day wtwory,  this fashion of garments taken ftln-  lend. Parlslennos wear them vrttib m  charming grace, which in cortuJaTy  equally within tho capability of tln������  tTOTTTUY  iW*t  AmcikiiQ up to tJ���������.)���������������- jo*.���������;.���������' wo;.^  Bhould sbo elect to practice elec'rucf* to  place of BtrPtitioimtifHs.  Tho corselet skirt with short fc������iw*������  Is a form of princess that Is pnrV.nfto-jr*.  ly iMvuiuiiig vu (t un, *io,iii *.*,*..*.,  Them corsolet skirts finish high utw>y������it>  tho wiiist line, whote the imike i������:*  front l*< arranged wllli a uli^M ftm������*  tiem, but by no means the punch <tf a.������  fow noitHoni pnnt. ^ short t*eu���������*t-������|/  luce for house w������*ur or fur ft: ��������� .-���������jc^wcrv  fowm completes Ibis stylo of i-mttamm.  AMY V*.i.:ii;iL.  *u*   V ������.in li-n,  Kux vomica I* j,n.j,ui-,ii from !&|������  feeds of n treo that ������iowh in nbum*wt*#  in India, tho Kast Indies and UeyJu**.. 4������e ^Erws, et^iB*^ gmjmiMA.  ricr-rirr;  -iess=s=-ci:  r-ssc?  /or ������ar^)  wjprina S  We have received our  first shipment of  Lawns, Nainsook, Organdies, Persian Lawn,  Tucked NMnsook,   Colored Dimities,  Embroideries, Lace, Allover Lace  Allover Embroideries, tit  TH&&& z<7>'Oci&  af������ direct from thxe   old  countfy su-sdl are a. be-autiful lot.  CALL AND'SEE THEM.  jpmi&smssssssrwEsm  5c.  L  levied. People have since through  the coiuini's i f'tlit Nt w,< ^iyoti different opinumw und suKg-i&U'd oif-  ieM.Ji*ii, plans fur, ueetHi^ the problem. Ti ey have a period riiiht tn  do this and these .columns are at ail  times open to the public .fur anything which is not obscene or otherwise ��������� illegal. Thi:- week a ieti.er U  published directly opposite in tone  to'that of "Rate-payer". We are  pleated to p'ubii,>h anjthii.g  bearing on the subject, with  out diptiivcion, preiferenca or attempt at supression.  Minced Steak Pies on Saturdays  ntV7-UCMttJ>-  DUNSMU^P AVENiJ  i i i s  HARNESS  YOUR  SINGLE  CALL AN IJ (JET  MY    PRICED  X. C. MOUNTING,       $10.00  DAVIS HARD RUBBER   $15 uo  NICKEL MOUNTING $15 00  SOLID NICKEL fan no  GENUINE RUBBER   $2000  Place your order daily und avoid tho rush  If you purohuw-j <ni<; of the abovo Hots mid  aftur UHiug it there in any defect, I am pro-  pared to make it good.  Wesley Wiilard.  nffir;.*^*^isi*.i^r.atu^^  Vj OTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that  ^   }n diiyi from date I intend 10 apply  to tlie 1 bin. Chief Commisionfii' of  JLi'incIs ami Works for a Uveniy-onu (21)  yum* lease of 1 lu. fullowing dcscrilioil land  ior tin: luirpnse of Ov-tei   cuhuiv,   coin*  mcncini) at a post pi.nueu on tiu: iCinici-  ly shore of Von  Doiiopo  CmcIc,  Curie;  Island, dicih k following   llu.  jVhu'c   lino  around head of creel-: tu a [mini oppo'dtc  initial post lliiniri' 10 place of to'lnncnr-,  nieiil, enclosing juo acri;%   niin.: or  le-iu.  JOHN ('.D\'AI-1S"\,  MHftl*|.*Wt������|-||--V������������i������l*������llMII,*������������l4|niW*ltrilll*ll|*-|l|IIM������l|lllll*l|illl><IWIWI. MMM  Rft' AtlviiiLUioi'svwho want th.ii ad  c utag'oa, *iii>uld ������wt copy lu by  0 1. tn. day IkjIovo iuhuw.  'I!hu Ktlitor will nut bu riw|jniiijilili) for tho  viowii, ujiitiituntii, or any urrormif unmpnt-i-  tion i'l' li'|,lr|. i'i������'l'i."'|i<ivdt.||i������,  Last year, she  Council made a small retrtoliLueni  in dropping the ��������� ���������ptablished custom  of pub.ishing newly enacted bylaws in the 1 o,*ii papers, ihis is an  iticonvieiice to ratepayer**, aa ii give.s  them no opportunitj iolea.ru what  laws they art amei.able 'O, si'ijl jl  was a saving This year, if ihey do  not care 10 save in other ways, how  would it do to save the $70,oo  per  month now paid to tho editor of the  Enterprise ?  No it -lould certainly not be tight lo "throw -.ho town  wide open", it \v9uld bo decidely  wrong, By th bye, when wuh the  door cloned ?  in   your   issue   of   last  week I noii-e a letter   from   Rate-  payer complaining about  the City  employ ing a c nsab'.e' at   $900.00  per \ear. and the   School   Trustees  raising the Higli behooi fees to   $2  per moii'h,    Xon Mr   Editor   this  Oily needs a p. lioeman and I think  we are getting off pretty che.ip con-  eidering the amount  of   work   Mr  Batiks doc* on ilm streets t-idewalke  etc, and I dont iliiuk Mr Ra*e payer's remark about ihe City  puds!!-*  ing the children   for   ihe 'sake* ->f  keeping up idle man   *���������. alking   . hu  Btrueti reflects very   much   iu   his  cre'dit lecaur-e Mr Banks is iika Ctie  rest of us if you taki-. away bis,work  ���������his family" will r.ot have a   chance  to attend High 8choy/ as   he   may  not get a job which he could afford  to pay the exorbitant fee of $2   Mr  Rati payer talks   about   now   Mr  Ediior if the School Trustees would  raise the High bchool fees to $4 00  dont you think tjic children   would ,  be getting a good  cheap   education  and then the City   Council   wuuid,  not have to retort   lo   taxing   men  who make their living by the sweat  of their brow,    I   t-.hi.nk   the   City  Council should employ "Citizen" to  advise1    (hem   how   to   raise   the  amount of mon��������� y required to   meet  this expense or else do as he advised  the Council todo tako a trip to   the  "tall limbers like the,China man did  and hn may come   pack   like   him  clearer minded.   Of course I   dont  think the City   needs   a   salaried  rmigis!rate,.aiid I think that if   the  ��������� present.Council   would   do   as   ex  M lyor.tinort did, pay trie ma gist rate  for whui he does, so much for every;  case, it would be better   instead   of  pi'ying $25.00 per-moir.ii.    Now Mr  iSTri+ryrif-wre- tri-ey���������iw-s-t- >-d*eci d-e���������be=_  isveen the Higi' 0011001   and   Cons.-,  ^able I hope they   will   (hpidein  .'favor of tho Cons'able and again Mr  Ediior I like Mr'Common Sense's'  letter and   L   think    the "Council  would haye as niuch right   toaVnx  for a Bch.'ol of Mining or   Agiiculr  lure as for the High School  which  would be a  beiter lnstituiipu   for  this town as one can   alwa *   got  work iu the nMiep or on the   fa ins  vvherea   when we eduo te cliildien  for School teachers they huve to go  away to find employment.  Thanking'you   in   tidvan.ee  for  your valuable ,-*puce,  "Tax payer"  Roua  Capital (paid up),.  Reserve Fund.   ...  '' Undivided Promts,!  T. E. KENNY. PnisawssT.  of Canada  ...,; ...$3,000,000     .3,437,182   36,373,576  E. L. PEASE, Genkrax, Mawaqs  BRANCH AT COMBERLaND,  Savings Banlt Department.:���������Deposits of $1 aud upwards received;   Interest allowed at current rates, compounded twioe eaol\ year on 30th Juno and 31st December.  Drafts ou all points bought and sold,  H P. WILSON, Manager.  OFFICE HOURS   10-to 3;    Saturday 10 to 12; opp.n   Pay Nights 7 p.m. to 9p.m  Fishing Tackle NoSpSale  'JL. LARGE STOOZ QiF1-      "������������������������������������up  o  Rods,  Reels, Lines, Casts, Flies, Fly books  a lot more than  was ordered.  To Get Rid Qf These /Goods they will be sold  cheap foa Cai������h for the next Ten Days.  T.  D* McLean, Watchmaker  OurpbeirS-and B. C  ���������sok's Cnttca Root Compound*  Tlio great "Uterine Tonic, and  W^j=������&F?,));Oply .eat'is   oH'octual Monthly  if^-^^i^^Begulatoifon which women can  "W^W&���������������r depuiid.   Sold in threo (lci?reea  of strength���������No. 1, $1; No- 2,  10 degrees stronger-, $3;, No. 3,  for special cases, S5 per bosu  7'    -<>������->   So'^ "Y y!1 drugonsts, or eeafo  vr       prooald  en  roceipt of price.  -S..      free pamphlet. Address!  THE  ���������PSflKMEDlOlNE GO^TOROMTO, OHT. (formerly Windsm*  IHE  m  COURT OF   REVISION  Appeals-  Monday    evening���������Mrs     Comb  against r.al ^i.^^te valur, $1809  reduced so ���������$ 1500  ___ J.   Biurhe.Miian,  n-al estate,   le-  duc d f:iin."$750 to $650        -      "=  Williams Bros real estate, appeal  lost, afsi.-iment f'a'i de.at$1400  lio'M declared r-mnijlete.  Dull Evenings J  Are Banished  %  WHEN YOU OWN   A  Columbia ���������' "���������'  CUMBERLAND  arket  Choicest IVIeats  Supplied at Lowest iVJarket Priqs,?  Vegetables  A   Greai,   Variety  vijll   sdwugft hfi  jn btoik ;   also a ppu'ply' of  Fresh Fish  wil! hi- on !-o������i!e evir\   Wno^fsdity  Your uaiu),, .^1  is r*.u dully invited    and  ���������*i)l erdirs-v.il!  h,  ^'o-.-i.tlv'lelvvj-ri-j!  'riwe^Ree^t^oB  PKOPUiBTORS.  t *mn>vi*������w^'i,wijtii  '.Li, Jo, i������r.:.\T������*01i   ������>''":'t'.  Job Win-k :,ii-n:,iy c, 0. a,  Tr;i.fH...u ,n* ,.,,,,.  t*i:-���������,i ;,.   ,'.vi, V1MUU.1.  l''."'b).|l     (',',   |',l,,|        O-  ll.'l ,,,,,;, I,,   .,  Qubaevipt'oii  .������!,���������;> UJ;(, ..-���������, ar  dny '11;., *.-tl  (iti'flpii   '>,  U'-di'i'-i-ii'..  j."   ���������*���������-!   ������������������   *l  A tr.'ideBehoo! has been estnbliph-  ed at M lwaulree. i-ayB theuCanada  Coiitnicto)", iiitemiod 1 ��������� be Heir cu|������-  poi'tiii';,   utttdentH   beii*u',-   eliaryecl  tuition,    At presiHii the iiour*>H,*4 em  bnicd machine   /..ltfc-ij'.iiiiij^   with   a  term ol ton months*, for which   the  ttii'ion is liSO.ou; a eoiirae   in wood.  p;rut.*i'ir niakii:^ of six monih*', with  <k fee of $(l(J,i.io; ono in metal puUi*rn  injilnnt? .'ti ihroo ���������^i-K.nili'ii   w/ih   a  ehurifi) of   if'.lO.oo;    All   including  iinUructioiiH in   m.iilu'jnaties,   me-  ohauiiiiil drawiii", hu-iun^ nud shop  work.    A con-ae iu plunibin-r with  four moiith'ri :i*rtiiH and a feu of $'���������(()  iicoomp inied by the ^iime ^iiidief ic  nlno (.'ivt-m.   TIv-hc are day  conisep,  I.nier, m th" d.oi.ainl uomon,   other  c.omi'i'H in other irntli'H will be   o--  i.tbliviu'd,   th"   , ui'po*n    buin^   to  ir.<������K*': ibi' .'.'.iiu'i! !:ii'j*,ely n polyteci,-  uii'.  ��������� ���������*imimmmw.iianimuim.im i.*jmuiii,m-.v**.tm  t ill II   t  . IH.     i.iinnthv  '���������     <���������    '���������������������������'���������   ''���������  ... ri!   \!  ������������������  ���������' li-'V.';* jm) mi    |n!i\'l>*l,*.'i'  I -fir-i������iioi'     1 ro   1**1 * *! .(.  1 so  i",  i i ��������� 11 ���������r  oi iiiooi-y on 11:11111 ior imiiiuiu*tu  ridii f work and o.oiiinijiineo of mili-  tiicy iHintr d of i i y wore  two  im-.  /!'���������( ������|||    Of' -'���������-���������.  rb'-(!(|H-"il   I'.',     fll   <'t-  iu*j of I'lliA-'i.' '.:M;u<nii,tee today,  Mayor pin-inn ���������.-.ni thnt pooplo mu-t,  ���������i'i' li.VirVr !h*.i onliiniii-il fund,- ;i it:  NOt'fOB IS HBSBBS" GLVtiS that  tin* ninl iimud have iniide up|jlioa*>  tion for a Ibi.ul Lujuor Looiimc uuder  tun |)ii)vi.iunia of tint Statutes in  i.Ji^,t Uliulli���������  Goorgo K, 'S ttti'i', Por' IJurvoy IJutel  Port Uurvo> IJ, 0,  Thu Hoard uf Liuc-noo ''ominwiiioiiorij will  meet to ouii-iiu'ii' tlio ulinvu a.iplioauiou (in  TmiiHcl'iy the ilHi'd d.iy of May I'JOG  at iliu Ci������ni".-iiou.M, Cu.niierlinid, ut the  h'jur of 11 a 111.  JOHN THOMSON,  Ohttfl Liu.iioh hmpeoiar,  Co,mix Liuuuou Didti'U't,  Cumlievhm.l, ]\A\,  Mny 3, 10011.  ASSIGNMENT NOTICE  I'ursiiaiit to the Creditors'Trust feeds  An )9'ii and Aineiulin^ Acis Notice is  lii'i'i'l'iyxivcn dial Frank I'aririd^e ol -iiy  of ('imibcifiiui, (������i arer, Dry Cioods and  neacr.il im���������irli.uit by deed lie.iriny dale  die .uul day of i\lay iqoCj assigned all Iiis  ������������������real and personal inopeiiv audits and ef-  feci-, lo I i'*i,i y Athclotan hione of the  diy nf Vancriiu'er, iii,iii.i!{i.'i of Tim  (hilt  I  !*i'..* 'Vi l.'.it, f ir die lienclil ot Ins  nedi*  j lor,  I       I'iic s;iiti Deed   was executed by  the  i v;iid I'V.iiik- ;'artrjil|.!e atio by the .s.nil '.',  ,\. Sione as ris<*,sMHinj.: ihere to on llui .'ml  I d.iv ol i*'nv ioj/i, All person.*- haein^  rliiiiM .i;;.iiiisi die said esoitu aru reipiest  ��������� nl lo fomard lite s.oiii.: tu liic   As. i(ii .���������'..  j duly vuilioil lordiwiih  i      A Uii 'jit'i-; -.if ihe rr>-(liiois of t||..> said  I  I'v.iiii;  I'.trtridyu   xvih   !).���������   I��������� 1 * 11!   ,tl die  i.'i.-1*., i,( i-|/; 1 i 1'-' -io. ."   '',, ;   .1  ,* 01  ��������� \'< ,0 1   ���������Un i'i , ,i!, o-i'.'i i V.i/ .*', <'ai 1 ���������" h  .!;���������������������������      1,,., ���������   *. ,;)|      ,.|  .),..���������,, ,.,,  It Wtiiti i'i'oviwk  THERKSTMUS'lG  THE ifUN^IKST SONGS  THE MOS������T LAUGHAOLE  i-jiOrtlbb  111011T at yiaiiiowN laarairiiK, at  A  Molll'lK VI'K I'llST .       \\ IllTK l'OIl  I'ATAliOIUll'i Oil 0AM.   AT  FLETCHER BROS.  GEOROe 13. MARTIN  BAttRlSTfiR AN!) bOUCITOR *  Canadian Bank of Commerce 'Bldg.  INunaimo 13. O^**.,  '" "���������'. "���������"',',' 'J'" '   "  ,' "' """' "^    ' rri-nni��������� 1   iu_-i '  V.tOTOBIA, WANAIWO  VANOOUVEB,  <5   iS<ilc AftcntH For II. C.  FOR SALE  .���������-���������������,.���������  GO arro^ bntiom  land   2i   mile**  from town, -������ikk1 ������- ring w itor, very  puilihli* for diiir.yinp,   nbout   $o00  improvement,   Ka^y turmH.  Apply if this ofllco.  m 28  IIAUDWAUK BPECIAl'.TJKS  for HprinRnl tho Riyr Store, dohiriR  tiicddc Ilamnmclts, JVunin rucqurtB  nnd Ibillx. Ijiv-a'u mowiu's, Gai'dan  t'uoW, (.uirdi'ii"lion;, Caidcn uh-Ip,  T .i������-.i -JLvinUlnrn. Poultry n������ttirig  I'.;... -. ^v.-^ Window hlii-.rlH, Willi-  . pii|.iffr i iiintb ai.(I brui-h*-*',  \V������ cany uiKt; .^o'-kd of theeo  line', nt lowi*!f*t p������i''0f(. Your pat-  lonngo foiiciua     ,  S. f>j������ii������or & Co.  .������* *mm .*- *������"*.������������  put   t.u'a .,   i     ';,     ; ���������     j. ���������   j   (   ,x<.. ,  vj|ut n School fund under th."  Act  gjmuK! Uj of������i������ti-*J,Hi.il aH;|i"*,������l r,tii.  : . ��������� 1  .(������������������:    :   'li! C i���������   .',,!.    .  ���������;' I**'*',  1 i;* <.*,(. A*.  )R  I'J  -���������),i,'Ht:l  Cutnlmrlniiil  H.C.  I       (*UlllllC.|.ll|i|   II. (".  MLi'  ,*-ir  I           ym\. May iQofi  ( n..i' 'ci .-: t\ ;.,*t idt) ncrct* of fine  jji ,i\t i:;ifny cl" 11*;.������1, m 01 o of tlie  !���������. t ,������������������-������������������,', -"( f.'oiuuv Valloy. .J milp  fraiii po������d t)llic������.  -Apply at thif o0\co.  ���������������.������ ^.LL "WE JLSiS: '  JUST n chance 0 show, you that  J we a) ways please our customs ra  by supplying thflm wuh the BEST  MEAT)? ut the lowest market  pviceo. A tri'!,l order will opnyiuco  you.  THE  CITY  Meat   Market,  W, W, McKAY, Proprietor.  NOTICE,  Any person or persons found out*  tintror romovinjc tdnher from LotH  If), 20 and the i-oulh 22 norou of  tho Fractional N W. -J. eiee gO nntl  Frno ioi'iiiS W \ of Ski 30 (07 Ao),  of Towm-hip XI, NelBon Distriot,  will bo pro^ruteid necordlriR to htw  (illANT it MOUNCE.  Cuiutierlnnd Jun, Oth 1006,  I IIIIHWM I     I      I   IB������MWM^  A Guarftnteod Cure for   Piles.  Ituhing, Wind, Bleeding or Protruding  J'iIch.    |)niggi*������t������ refund monoy fl PAZO  OINTNUiNi' fnils tn cum ni.y oaHO, no mikt  Vur of how lon������ atundinj;, iu tj tn 14 d*v������,  Kim .'v^licvtiivi givrm ihhh and rout, 50o.  If your dtuKf;int hain't it, Htrnil SOo InatampB  Ull'l lb >.'., uv lwi '.'illiv1* 1"   it-tlMlil   UJf   r^i...  Xc)h,tl. IV., S|.; T,oiiW/Mo.  TO ODIIE A COLD LN ONE DAY  T*.k LAXATIVK liHOMO QUINIHK T������b.  I*'" AM ilini'f������i������t,w r������futi<l the monev If it  Itdh to euro, K, W, tirove'a ������tgn������frur������ is  u tajh hioc,   of,c,  Wood's Phoipbodiao,  Thit tTrrrtt KnnH*k Mrnii-ihf.  j whom nud inviguitnmiUu wholo  tiwvoiw ussfoui, wijkoii nuw  ''ll'.xHn tild Vi'inn. CiinHAi.;--  ttit- IhhlUtu, Mt >\(ni nnd Tlmin Worry, Jin-  jn.iiiiriwi), Hexmtlntoknrm. KmUnionit, Hprr.  tmsif<<rrlifi<a, nml a-w**! ofAhwtror /siw**< ���������*.  l'rlu������������i |-.rh'\,  will������o,t^   80W  A  1'iluM4J imrbix, tutx-fm fi  law wJllpit������aiK!.i.*  -nilttHfl  ������������W W -,,iri l   '* l -  xtltiifrtr  ... ....k 8ol4 to%l[dm������gUMcsr tutxllt  or rtiftllcd in  (  , tftirmrty ift#(*ar,  T*,*fl*%(9f!li

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