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 let  v *   ���������   ��������� ������ J J-  \ .  FOURTEENTH YEAR.  CUMBERLAND,   B. C.    WEDNESDAY MAY. i, igo?il  IN THE MATTER of fih-iptfer 115   of  '   tn.' Eeviaed.Statutos of tipiada 1806  '      AND IN THE MATTiiL^oj;, the-Im^  '  V.T..vtonent oi tha**K������uJsMy 'Ttwer,  Vaucouvei-'Waud '  ' .    . -. *���������  rrAKBNOm'Ethat'tKe  Sutton* Lunj-  1 ber and  Trading 'Ob-npauy.   Lumteij, ���������  hw. on this duy, iu pursuance nf seetion -1.  of the NaviRable Waters * Protection   AoV  ntapK-V n������. of the  R vised  Statutes  of  ^Hepr^ed twUh,he   iM.nts^of    WW  Public Works ������t Ottawa, and  a descipt  lou thereof in the office, of. the Begi-trar of  TitlesfortheD.Hlrf., in-wbieh such work  is orooosed to be ouustruoted.  AUD TAKK KQTICE that  or,   Friday,        AND:TAKB mmoK thftt on Priday  beVdeto the Qavernof General In Ooun- I ,     .,.'_'       ���������.-*;...      .,  pJV'for approval ��������� thereof������.  ���������       iw.���������,l this 2ud day. of Apr 1 1007.  .,   VIN THE MATTER, of Chapter. 11.5 of  -   -    the  llovispj}   ftt^-Ven; of'.: Canada',  ir.o-'-_<-__;J906%: .' ,   ..,-  :������,..     . ���������-������������������',���������.  :v;:AN0 IN THE MATTER.of thp .Imr,  ��������� .'      .     , *'- ���������    i  '���������'   "' provement of Campbell Rivrey, Van.  oouver. Ialat)'di:  rT4KE NOTICE that the International  Timber Company bas on ,tlii������'di������y in,  pursuunoe of Section 7 of the Navigable*  Watt^rn Protection , Aot, ��������� chapter 115 of  tbe -:' Revised Statutes of Canada  n, plan and . desorip-  proposed site with the Minister  uf Public Works'at Otri'awit/ aud a doHcnp-  tina'thereof in the offitie of the Registrar of  Titles iur tho I)i������trioi*.iu whioh suoh work  is proposed to be constructed,  *  Dated this 2������d day,       . t  BODWm^&LAWSON     .  >,     Solicitors for. the Suttori Lumber aud  Trading Oompany, Liwited.^  5t lftmy,  *   J '     *  Jl^BMP  NOTICE  Notice is hereby given that,  oa Mouday, May 29th, W. *e  court of Revision far the Mtiiiicip ���������  plity of the Cityof Cumberland,  B.a,wmbeheldiutheC6uual  Chambers on the above date at  7,3pp,m. Any person or persons  desiring' to make complaint a-  gainst hi������ or their assessing  must give notice iu writing to  the undersigned stating, *tl>e  grounds of their complaints, at  least teu days, before the above  date.  Alex, McKinjuou,    .. *; V-" ,CVM.c  Cumberland, B.C'Api..16,'07,  be nipile to tup Governor General iu Counoil  for approval thereof.  Dated this lOch day of April, 1907,  BOD^EILA LAVVSJN,  Solicitors for the International Timber  Company,  Death of Joseph Stuart.  .Word was received by Constable  Thompson last Friday ol the death  of J Stuart an old pioneer   of   the  Oyster.River peotion, e-'ul   a   ixiau  well known throughout the district  and in Jaua'imo..   Const able Thomson and Coroner Abra^ns left al once  for Oyster River, and   found   that  the decked lud been. iuCotirienay  tho  day    proceeding  his    death.  Leaving thero to drive home lie waa  later oveitakiMi by Mr  lVnlue*. of  the Oyster   River   liigg'u'g oain*j,  ��������� who notioinV t hat Sunn t   was  the  worse for liquor,, lied bi^ hnuo  behind Stuart,5* wagon, and drove the  rig up lo iho u &iing  camp   where  he put Stuarts hur&n into tlie stable  and tried to ������et Stuart  himself   to  go lo.Wcl in the bunk   house.   Ho  however paid hv. would gg and stay  ai Melvofe clo.-e at hand, mid fiid-  ing.he'had made up his mind to this  Perdue left bim and went to camp.  When,morning came, upon   entering the ftabie,   a   shocking   eight.  pre.������euw-d itP'lf to the bo; rifled mon  Stuart> body Uy under the horn's  feet,   he   evidently    having   been  trampled to death duwng tbe night  "Examination revealed tne ,ae������.'ihat  he had lorn off some of   the  shake  idding 61 .the building "ai.d crawled  through tht1 hole wheii   the   ho?ne  had either kicked or   trampled   his  bead, and i^ier,at the post mortem,  il-wasioiind that ihe   unimai. had  ' a'ldoJtrod-'dh.h'is body .'ihe-body in-  -jlir-i������aJjp.iiig-_the--'-dir*qCt   bailee '"yf._  :deat.h'i '.Why iiecea^d bad-bhang-.  ved hla^nind:aboui'goiiiglo Mclvor's  or if-ihottiu^'iall ������������������)*>--% intendea,to  ^o-itito" the.stable.  wvH . never   hie  known' ' The remains were rtuK'V-  oil to Courtenay wnereDr Gillespie  held apostmdriem,   and   an. ju-  ���������que-i. wat- heid. llm foi lowing getule*  meu.acling,. foreman, T J McPhee;  B Mullen, J Mel vor, Alex   Setter,  M'Peres, W F Ca-ey,. the  verdict  being ihet decosed  came   lo   his  death by blown or kicks   from *hla  horse,  under   oondniouH    stated.  The funeral look place   in   Snnd-  , wick cbmetcy later, many 'iriends  following the remains to the grave,  Deceased leav sia'wife and family*  the Storey tyothew lieinp Htepeoris.  MAY, SPECIALS  fviAY 6 ,1907  s:  U,  6t S2niny  ������  ft  +������������������  NOTIOE  To rent on such terms as mny be  ���������greed on, 160 acres on Lnke troll,  good housoand Wn and alao 2 ncrei  of orchard.  ... wty  Wm. Duncan, fiiindwick  6t lm  VfO'l'lUMlSHKllBllSfijlVMN uwi, 30  , ��������� daya alter data, we imoud to Apply  to the Hon. Chief Gotimiimloner uf Laiu'u  and*Works for a spooial iitsenno to out and.  orrry away timber from thn following described laud, aiuutud on ThuiHton Iky,  Valdez lilund, and partioulariydnsoribodax  ���������Coiiinicnoiug ut y W. oornor oi Tiinhrr  Limit II160| thonoo west following the  shoro line 40 ohains to the S. B. ooruer oi  Timber Limit 11143; theuge north 40 ohains  to the ������hor6 on IhuMtou Ra> i thenoo,ciwt.  erly along shore to N, W, ooruer of Timber  Limit HI BO j thetooa south 80 ohalni|i to place  of ooinuienoomeut.  ,  RED FIR LUMBRR.OOY,, LTD.  Pbu J.   ������������������M..LMJUH  Viotoria, B.C. Maroh 20ib, 1007.  Bt 8my   '..  .     :< ���������  T" "'n OT ICE M,,,���������,^nBil���������,���������l  , TENDERS are hereby called tor  ih* pirnhnaot)1 Lola M, ������7, fl8, 78  nnd Ht irt"thet'tSwnidt? of C(i������rl������nay  B. 0. part of tho estate uf Alexander  J, Mellado deceuiied. The lowest  or any tendOrnot nerefiiarlly accepted iendeia robjeoi to the approval of the Court.  "Bmno Mellado"  Administrator of the citato of  A J   Mellado decen-wl,  Cumberland, H.C , April 17th 1907  HU7jy.  .��������� Offer No 1-     ���������  To ull ^ub^cri- ers of tho .Enter  prjue'who are two years or more in  arrears, nWl *vi-o 'villpay all urieflr-  age, at tuih cfi'wb, on or before,  June,lr'., I'.IUl, we will mail the  OunpKBLAND NKVu'itine"   luonuia  Free  Off"r No '2-  Toiill-uibHoriburHof  the   Enter-  prl-e'"ho arc 'n-y1''" in arrears,  Hn:l who will p.iy iill r.'rertruge, AT  Tin*" okfiok. " ���������������������������* b������*ii ri������ June 1st  11)07, we wil!' .n������il ���������**������ NBWB.Jpr  ftmr modi)*" Ireti,  OffurNiiH  ������ T������������ ull i������'v\ ������uh.(������rib������'rrt who will  pay ue lb.������'������i������������f ������>n *> befnrt* June  hi 10u7,������-h will t'oni. ^he Nkws to  Dwjmii.lwr d\A 10 i7  p'-ttd tin Jui.4.'i*i������thHm to Iho Enter*  yi'hv ou) tviTi-tt -lv^WMttor the  retf.ieiniiHT. of thoiry������������r,  Tho Nkws h Iih <������<* t advertising  wieiiium fo'Coniox llintrict. Kr-  Irtl.fiMlifltl 1H89.  HupjHirt the hotnei'^er; itf pro-  Bpeii y iiuiiinf your pleacute, and  the edltorV profit,  AU Kuterpi'.i*.*- .^bvtfp'ioti? to !���������������  ptid tn.r. \. Bate-. nli������or ar.d proprietor of Cumherlund Newi,      ..  With this issue my connection  with the Cumberland News will '  cease and the editorial mill hereafter will be grouud by Mr J. A.  Bates, owner of the Enterprise office plant, w hich paper, as is knowii  ceased publication last Satuiday, j  aud vvtio has now purchased the  News. In making my conge, I beg  leuvt io offer the few following remarks to ihe patrons and to the  nun patrons of the News��������� j  To the busmen men, I would  suggest, ijotv you have one paper  to represent you, lhai you so give  support and patronage to that  paper that il will be the powerful  instrument you desire it to be when  fighting for your rights as you ex-  peciit to do. The News alwiys  hits been ready and willing to make  your wants known and to air your  grievances. Give your hearty cooperation to the upholding of it if  only for that reason.  To the public���������Do not forget that  a newspaper js th*. mouth piece of  the times.. The better a paper you  have, the better caix your distriot  be advertieeel, the better, yonr  wants be made.known. ,to these in  the proper quarters. A newspaper  may not.exist on air alone, there-  fare give your support, and pungle  up the necessary mazuma- to make  il go, and 'go ,ha/d; 'Do not be offended if at times an Article does'  not  sutt- y*u',   Remember     ihat  ai J ^  _i JxosejRLhoioJjMJ-OML^JlHiiHL  eth 'that's why I have got it in the  neck so often, . F- ' -.  To-' he':leade:s of sects, societies and  cliques-r-Doat 14)ri w down the  newspaper because the edilor happened io notice Mrs Next-door (who  is'ntin our eel, you know) when  dhe'gave a pink lea and invited her.  own frieildb- The paper i*< for her  just as well as for Mrs PaiVv.nu or  Miss Nuritch.  '. To my-friends, and I am thankful lhave ^nany warm ones in ihe  distrietl am about to, leave, a  warm shake hand and a hope to  meet after i ver the traditionany  bottle and bird,  To my enemies 1 say ta-ta, and  tell them that mo long us I um on  the outside of this little globe of  mundane matter I shall be ready  and wil ing for th m to try a whirl  out of me in any old time, and ploce  and manner.  And in expressing my thunks to  all who hnve given their patronage  to the News in the past, I hog fora  continuance of uiut-a Javoum, in an  incroa-ed dogreo, for my succecs'ir.  W. ii. ANDERSON  ... ���������,    o- -   -   BUSH FIRES  Firos have altoady started after  the limt few dry diiynj'the Victoria  L,. and M. OS* logging camp on the  Courtet ny having n iiarrow eacapo.  Every precaution shoqld bo taken  against firo from now on, It ia  well lo warn parents against the  extremely dangerous pastime indulged in by children of starting  flre������ in ihe city limits, Not only  is the danger of some child being  burnt ������o death Imminent,hut.there  ia alto great danger to buildings  from flying sparks etc. Too late  p^hfips, the evil will be  checked.  The Hev Thos Menzies of Sand  wMc will oflicmto in tho Presbyter"  terianChinchn*������xt Hahhnth even-  irip, May Tith, In tho nli^eenco of  the pastor, Rev 1). McOillivrny who  poe������ to Synod at WtMmntHer tint*  week,  Tinware,   Enamelware,  Knives, Forks, &c,  The Magnet Cash Store  Leads Them All.  T. ������. BATE,  NOTICE  All perron? having account*  against W. B.' Anderson 'or the*.  Cumberland Ne\\p,.kindly pre^nt  eaiteon or before April 80lh ]9u7v  aud all accounts owing to nam**  must be paid by same date.  ' '      "W.B. ANDERSON  ���������o-  OPERA  HOUSE.  1 WEEK starting May 2  Matinee Saturday  Return uf die Favorites  The Pringle Stock  Co.  In a repertoire of standard   plays.  Thursday   night  "TRAPPED   hy   TRKACHERY*  Prices 25 /50 and  76o  Sea is,now on   caJe  ut   Peaceya  Drug Store.  Chuiipe of bili nightly.  BUSINESS   CHANQB*  As hinted last week in these col  umns, , Messrs Ripgs & Whyte have  made a radicalchanjro in fchejr bus**  inecs, Messrs Leisnr ������fe On purchase  ing thoir optiro stock of groceries,,  boots and shoes. Tho firm will  continue their dry goods and gentt  furnWihig Hepnrtinenti for a timo  and will later tn jv������ to Stettlor. Alberta, where they already havo  business connections.  VIOTORIA    DAY  CELEBRATION  At a public meeting held in tho  City Hall on Monday evening it  wax decided to celt brate Victoria  Day in Cumberland. Next general meeting JFVulny tveninp, at  ������.    , i, 0    ,MMif������ intereRted will   he  fV ������i ��������� v������ *   ������      " ' mi  we.coine.    Fulier partioulareInter  i-. THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Wm*  DARREL of THE  BLESSED ISLES  By   IRVING   BACHELLER,  Anther ef M������bcn Bolder.." "Dri and L" tt*.  COPYRIGHT,      1905.     BY     LOTHROP      PUBLISHING     COMPANY  4  (Continued.)  As the door swung open all greeted  the young man. Loosening his snow-  shoes, he flung them on the 6tep and  came ln, a fox tail dangling from his  fur cap.  He shook hands with Polly and her  mother and lifted Paul to the celling.  "Hello, young man!" said he. "lf One  Is four, how many are two?*'  "If you're Bpeaking of new boots,"  said the widow, "one is at least fifteen."  The schoolteacher made no reply, but  stood a moment looking down at the  boy.  "It's a cold day," said Polly.  "I like it," said the teacher, lifting  bis broad shoulders and smiting them  with his hands. "God has been bouse  cleaning. The dome of tbe sky is all  swept and dusted. There isn't a cobweb anywhere. Santa Claus come?"  "Yes," said the younger children, who  made a rush for their gifts and laid  them on chairs before him. ^  "Grand old chap!" said he, staring  thoughtfully at the flannel cat in his  hands. "Any idea who it is?"  "Can't make out," said Mrs. Vaughn;  "very singular man."  "Generous, too," the teacher added.  "That's the best cat I ever saw, Tom.  lf I had my way the cats would all be  made'of flannel. Miss Polly, what did  you get?"  "This," said Polly, handing him the  loeket  "Beautiful!" said be, turning it In'his  band.   "Anything inside?"  Polly showed him how to open it  He Bat.a moment or more looking at  -tbe graven-gold.������������������*���������>-���������������=���������_���������__*____  "Strange!" said he presently, surveying the wrought cases.  Mrs. Vaughn was now at his elbow.  "Strange?" she inquired.  "Well, long ago," said he, "I heard  of one like lt. Some time it may solve  the mystery of your Santa Claus."  An ear of the teacher had begun to  swell and redden.  "Should have pulled my cap down,*'  ���������aid he as the widow spoke of it  "Frostbitten years ago, and lf I'm out  long ln tbe cold I begin to feel lt."  "Must be very painful,"/Bald Polly,  ���������s indeed it was.  "No," said be, wltb a little squint ae  be touched tbe aching member. "It's  good. I rather like it I wouldn't take  anything for that ear. It���������it"- He  hesitated, as lf trying to recall the advantages of a chilled ear. "Well, I  shouldn't know I bad any ears if It  weren't for that one."  a bang tbat shoot tne windows. There  was no halting���������It was all over in half  a minute.  .,.  "You'll please remain there," said he  coolly, "until I tell you to sit down."  He turned his back on the bully,  walked slowly, to his chair and opened  his book again.  spun would be circling in a song play;  big boys would be trying feats of  strength that ended In loud laughter.  So it was the first morning of that  winter term in 1850. A tall youth  stood by the window. Suddenly be  gave a loud "Sh-h-h!" Running feet  fell silently and baited; words begun witb a shout ended Jn a whisper.  A boy maHisg caricatures at the blackboard dropped his chalk that now fell  noisily. A whisper, heaVy with awe  i and expectation, flew hissing from lip  to lip, "The teacher!" There came a  tramping In the vestibule, the door  latch jumped with a loud rattle, and  In came Sidney Trove. AH eyes were  turned upon him. A look of rectitude,  dovelike:and.too.good to be true, came  over many faces.  "Good morning," said the young wan,  removing his cap, coat and overshoes.  Some nodded, dumb with; timidity. Only a few little ones had the bravery to  speak up, as they gave back the words  in a tone that would have fitted a golden text He came to the roaring stove  and stood a moment, warming his  hands. A group of the big boys were  ln a corner whispering. Two were  sturdy and quite six feet tall ��������� the  Beach boys.  "Big as a bull moose," one whispered,  ; <v.  "An' stouter," said another.  The teacher took a pencil from his  pocket and tapped the desk.  "Please take your seats," said be.  All obeyed. .Then he went around  with the roll and took their names, of  which there were thirty-four.  "I believe.;! know your name," said  The teacher tore him out of the place.  ���������Take It home with you tonight;"  said he, continuing his talk to .the  primer class. "Spell it over, so yoo  won't have to stop long between words.  All who read it well tomorrow will get  another chapter."  They began to study at home. Wonder grew, and pleasure came with labor as this tale went on.  He dismissed the primer readers,  calling the first class in geography.  As they took their places be. repaired  the broken seat, a part of which had  been torn off the nails. The fallen  rebel stood leaning, his back to the  school. He had expected help, but the  reserve force had failed him.  "Joe Beach, you may take your eeat,"  said the teacher in a kind of pares*  AI..AI���������I   A.   lio Be Continued.)  A'  j|J^ teacher in district No. 1. He  was nearlng nineteen years of  age tbat winter.  "I like that," be said to tho trustee,  wbo bad been telling him of tbe unruly  boya, great, bulking fellows that mode  trouble every winter term. "Trouble-  it's a grand thlng-but I'm not selfish,  and if I find any I'll agree to divide It  wltb tbe boys. I don't know but I'll be  generous and let tbem have tbo most  of It If tbey put mo out of the school-  bouse I'll bave learned something,"  Tbe trustee looked at tbe six feet  and two inches of bono and muscle  tbat eat lounging in a chair-looked  from end to end of it  "What's that?" be inquired, smiling.  "Tbat I've no business there," laid  young Mr. Trove,  "1 guon you'll dew," aaid the true*  tee, "Make 'em toe tbe line; that's all  I got t aay."  "And all I've got to do is my beat I  don't promise any more," tbe otber  anawered modestly aa be rose to leave.  Linley school waa at tbe four cor-  nere in Pleasant valloy-a low frame  atructure, email and weathered gray,  Windowe, witb bo shade or abutter,  iwere set, two on a side, in perfect ap������  fMftitinn. A WMlnff traveler could are  through tbem to tbe rocky pasture be*  yond,  Wbo came there for knowledge,  Trove, taming, as he came to Polly  Vaughn.  "1 believe you do." said she, glancing  up at bim, with half a smile and a little move in her lips that seemed to  ask, "How could you forget me?"  Then the teacher, knowing the peril  of her eyes, became very dignified as  he, glanced over the books she had  brought to school. He knew it was  going to be a bard day. For a little  he wondered if he had not been foolish,  after all, in trying a job so difficult and  so perilous. If he should be thrown out  of school he felt sure it would ruin  bim���������he could never look Polly in the  face again. As be turned to begin the  work of teaching lt seemed to bim a  case of do or die, and he felt the  strength of an ox in his heavy mua*  clea,  Tbe big boys bad settled themselves  ln a back corner aide by side, a situation too favorablo for mischief. He  asked tbem to take other seats. They  complied sullenly and wltb hesitation.  CHAPTER XIII.  REMARKABLE  figure was  young Sidney Trove, the new   He looked over books, organized tbe  .A City ot the Past.  'Rimini te full of associations with  thrilling people of the past* ft waa  here that Caesar crossed tbe Rubicon.  We crossed ourselves on the "very  bridge his feet bad touched. It was  here too, that St Anthony came to  preach and. finding no people who  would give heed to him. turned in despair and preached to the fishes, who  raised their beads out of tbe water to  listen to him. There is a chapel which  mark* the spot where he stood by the  water. In Rimini lived Paolo and  Franeesca, the tragedy of whose love  every one knows.- -Travel Magazine.  though ��������� fool, waa dubbed a "scholar." ������ "Joe Beach," aald be coolly, "come  It waa ��������� word sharply etcbed In the  dialect ef tbat region. If one were to  My "t^V������Mnr���������r���������1���������,' he mltfht rmrti> nenr  ft Every winter morning tbe scholar  entered a little vostibule wblcb waa  part of tbt wood abed. He passed an  aab barrel and the odor of drying  wood, bung cap and coat on a pog In  tbe cloeet lifted tbe latcb of a pine  door and came into tbe schoolroom, U  before 0 It would be noisy wltb about  and laughter, tbe ban of tongues, tbe  tread of running feet Big girls Ib  Beat apron* would bt gossiping at tbe  ttort hearth; email boya would be  ebaetng aecb etbtr np and down adalee  end leaping the whittled de*** ef pin*;  little girls lav checked flannel er. borne-  school in classes and started one of  tbem on its way. It waa tbe primer  class, Including a half dozen very  email boys and. girls. Tbey shouted  each word In the reading lesson, labored ln alienee wltb another and gave  voice again wltb unabated energy. In  tbelr pursuit of learning tbey bayed  like hounds. Tbelr work began upon  this ancient and informing legend,  written to indicate the about and akip  of tbe youthful student:  Tbe���������aun���������la���������up���������and-It���������la-day���������  day?-day.  ������������������You're afraid," tbe teacher began  after a little, "Come up bere close to  tn������."  Tbff eame to bla chair and stood  about biro, Some were confident; others hung back suspicious and untamed,  "We're going to be friends," aaid be  In a low, gentle voice. He took from  bis pocket a lot of cards and gave one  to each.  "Here's a etory," be continued, "Bee;  I put It In plain print for you wltb pen  nnd ink. It's all about a bear and a  boy, and la In ten parts, Hero's tbe  Drat chapter. Take It home wltb you  tonlgbt"-  Ife stopped suddenly. He bad turned  in bla chair and could aee none of tbe  hoys Wi������ did not mnvn, hut slowly  took off a pair of glasses be bad been  wearing.  out bere on tbe floor.  There waa a moment of dead alienee.  That bi������r youth, the terror of tA-nlej  achooJ, waa now red and dumb witb  amaiement Hia deviltry bad begun,  but bow bad tbe teacher aeen it witb  bla back turned?  "I'll think It over," aald tbe boy iul-  lenly.  The teacher laid down bla book calmly, walked to tbe seat of the young  rebel, took blm by the collar and the  back of tbe neck, tore bim ont of tbt  ptace where bla bands and feet were  clinging like tbe roots of ��������� tne, drag*  ged blm roughly to tbe alale and over  tbt floor apace, taking part of tbt aeat  along, aod itood bus to tbo walk witb  The Grand Canyon,  Vest as tbe bed of a vanished ocean,  deep as Mount Washington rlveo from  its apex to its base, the, gran-rot canyon in the world lay glittering below  in tbe sunlight like a submerged continent At my very feet, so near that  I could bave leaped at once into eternity, tbe earth waa cleft to a depth  ot over 0,000 feet���������not br a narrow  gorge, but by a gulf within whose  cavernous Immensity Niagara would  be indiscernible and whole Cities feould  be tossed like pebblee.���������B. W, 0. Wet*  son ln The Wide World Magazine*  Litre the Mythical Drag***  In the Malay archipelago la a reptile  much like the mythical dragon. It baa  false ribs tbat extend tbe loose akin  and form its wings. There la alao a  frog wltb spreading feet tbat makea a  parachute which enables It to flit from  tree to treo, and a flying lemur tbat can  spread out Its whole body like an um*  brella and leap and fly a hundred feet  at a time, from tbe top of one tree to  another.  Gold and Hirer Qnnwnln.  ���������Tbe Gold ond'SllVef OoepeU'-Ia tbt  namt of a very peculiar book now^re-  aerved lo tip Jtyfota library lo Sweden, it la printed wltb metal type on  violet colored vellum, tbt letters being  silver and the Initials gold. Wben It  waa printed, by whom or what were  the metboda employed are questions  wblcb bave great interest for tbe cart*  oua. bnt bave never been answered.  An Economist.  "Billy, you've been fighting again."  "Yes, mum, I've saved half aerown,  though. You know that tooth I'd got  tc   ttf\   fn   thn   ^<*n������*"t't!   *et   hflW������   OXSt*  Well, Jimmy flinders has lust puneh*  ed it out." -������Hv <"������*>������  raelal Horttealfare.  "A new milkman left onr milk today," announced Dorothy.  "Did he bave whiskered' ukMlk  mother, thinking porbapa It waa tbe  proprietor.  "No," aaid tbe foar-ytar-tldt "be  dldu't have whiskers, bat lit bid tht  roota."  Why Bhe Cmllit,  "No, I didn't hare a very good time,-  abe aald. "I wanted to talk, and than  wasn't ��������� man there."  "But thtrt were plasty tf other  girls."  "Oh, tf cornea, but tbat waa Be eat-  trftettto, for they til wanted ti talk  NAILS AND NAILING.  They Figure In Speech As Well As In  Trade  and, Building���������Burns'  /'Nail 't Wi' Scripture."  To nail a thing is to fix or fasten  with a nail or nails; to drive nails  into for the purpose of fastening or  securing, such as to nail up a box,  to nail a shelf to the wall, to nail  down the hatches, etc.; to stud with  nails; figuratively, to nail a thing is  to pin it down and hold it fast, such  as to nail a bargain or secure by  prompt action. It was Bums who  aaid:  Ev'n ministers, they ha'e been ken'd.  In holy rapture,  A rousing whid at times to vend  An nail 't wi' Scripture.  Passing into the colloquial, to  "nail to the counter" is to put a  counterfeit coin out of circulation by  fastening it with a nail to the counter  of a shop; hence, figuratively, to expose as false.   ..-  - Other definitions referring to   the  "nail are : Nailer, one who nails, who  makes nails or who* sells them, while  a female nailmaker is referred to by  Hugh Miller as a nailerees. A nailery  ii described as an establishment  w^iere nails aye made. A nail head is  the head of.a nail, and anything is  Baid to be nail headed when so shaped  ad to resemble the head of a nail.  A nailing machine is one for forcing or driving nails into place; in  carpentry, a feeding tube for the  nails,. connected with a plunger or  reciprocating hammer; in shoemak-  ing, a power machine closely allied  to the shoe pegger, used to drive  small metallic nails,or brads into  the soles of shoes. -,  The nail machine is a power machine for making nails, spikes, brads  or tacks. '.'*���������    -���������<'-,.  - A nailmaker is one who makes  hails; a nailer, a person connected in  anv capacity in the manufacture of  nails.  A nail plate is a plate of metal rolled to the pvoper thickness for cutting  into nails.  A nail rod ls a strip split or cut  from an iron plate to be made into  wrought nails. A-nail selector is a  machine, or an attachment to a nail  machirie, for automatically throwing  out headless or otherwise ill "formed  nails aiid slivers.  '   A countersunk nail is one   having  .a cone shaped head like that   of   a  screw; a cut nail, one made by'a nail  machine,   as,, distinguished   from   a  _wroughtlor fb*jged:.nail. ^   ���������_ ���������  "On the nail" means on the spot,  at once, immediately, without delay  or postponement, as, to pay money on  the nail. This phrase is said to have  originated from the custom of making  payments, in the exchange at, Bristol,  Kngland, and elsewhere, on the top of  a pillar called "the nail."  An Elaborately Prepared Crime.  This story of an elaborately prepared crime "was told by Sir Robert  Anderson of Scotland Yard, London.  A criminal marked a millionaire as  his quarry and rented a bedroom near  the railway station from which the  rich man took the train for town,  Well dressed and well groomed, he  took .his aeat in the same compartment, attracting notice only by his  apparent desire to remain unnoticed  while he dealt with the papers he  carried in a stylish handbag, One  morning after a iew such journeys  he gave vent to his annoyance at  having forgotten his keys. A stranger  Bitting in the opposite corner politely  offered him his bunch in the hope  that he would find on it a key to  open the bag, But none of them  would fit the lock. At the suggestion  of the stranger, who, of course, was  an accomplice, the millionaire then1  !>roduced hia buneh of keys, and a  ew seoonds sufficed to enable the  thief to take a wax impression of the  key of the rich man's safe. A few  weeks Inter the sate was rifled, and  before the crime was discovered the  ohief waa across the channel with  hia booty.  Why He Hosltated.  Why doea this man stand upon the  pavement trembling with terror,  afraid to enter hia own homeP  Listen and I will tell you:  This afternoon at 3, o'clock he received a letter from his bank taking  him to step around Ind pay a note  that waa due. He scribbled the following answer upon a Blip of paper t  ^Oan't poeaibly do it. Got to meet  another little thing thia afternoon that  won't be put off."  ��������� About the aame time a messenger  bov brought him a note from hit wife  taking him to meet her at hia offloe  at 4 to go with her to the dentist's,  Of course he tot the anawera mixed,  and he la wondering whether he had  better attempt an explanation or aet  out for Australia.���������Strand Magazine,  mttmmmtmmmmmmmmm ill  ���������  Full Satisfartlen.  A musician and a yeung hanker  were dining at a continental restaurant, and a dispute ran high between  them. At laat die musician, a remaio  hall "star," sprang up and pulled out  a eard, whioh the banker at once ae>  eepted and put in hia pocket. Two  daya later they met in a public park.  At onet tht musician exclaimed i  "Sin you have not yet given me  tatiafaetfon!"  "That 1 have, and to the fullest ex-  twit/' waa the cool answer. ���������Too  gave me a ticket tor your eoneert last  night. I went and aat out the performance to the end. What more do yoti  wtntf"���������London Anawera.  '^mtmmmtmttmmmtmmtmmmtmmmtmm  The etameee Walk.  High bora Slamaat walk with tbt elbow Joint turned toward and tht  tftombe out  THE DEVILFISH.  ttm Ability, to  Chan Re  It* Own  entf  the Water's Color.  "I was lying on a rock watchinu Hie  movements of some land crabs which  kept retreating from the water aa the  tide rose, when suddenly a crab dhshcl  frantically from the water, and out  after it galloped - there ls no other  Word for it���������a devilfish nearly two feet  across," writes an observer from Ava-  lon, Cal. "The animal continued tlie  'chase a short distance, lifting its tentacles in the air in a sort of overhaul  motion; then, finding pursuit hopeless.  It Withdrew with a peculiarly uuplens-  ant writhing, gliding motion characteristic of these animals. Upon reaching the water jt stationed itself Just at  the edge, so mimicking tbe color of the  bottom that wben I glanced away und  looked suddenly back I could not at  once distinguish it. This devilfish bnd  the appearance of a cat watching for  mice, and when a crab was seeu it  would' shoot out a long, atteuunted  tentacle and attempt to seize it. By  carefully insinuating, my way to tlie  water's edge I quickly grasped the  specimen and after, a short struggle  tore lt from the rocks and secured It  "At various times I had from three  to five devilfishes ln an Inclosure  where I could watch them change color  and test their strength. In confinement if the tank bottom was dark,  they assumed various- tints, genera Ily  a dark reddish brown, but the largest  one was a tigerlike creature, about >  three feet across, with a ground of  livid white/covered with black or. dark  gray blotches, giving it a truly fiendish  appearance, especially as the eyes  were conspicuous and appeared to emit  lambent gleams. Tbe change of color  was marvelous ln Its rapidity. In a  special tank in which two of these  prisoners were confined they occupied  the corners, facing outward, witli arms  either coiled under or above them. A t  any offensive movement on my part,  presenting niy hand under water, the  color scheme would change. A blush  appeared to pass over the entire surface, and in a large squid I can only  compare it to heat lightning���������a rapid  and continued series of flushing and  paling, from deep brick red to gray.  ���������?at--was-very-evldent^that���������tlie_Lauh__  mats differed much iiT pugnncity.  Some did not resent my touching them;  others merely threw a tentacle lo my  direction, while one never touched me.  but directed its siphon at my band  under water and sent a violent current  In that direction, apparently endeavoring to blow my hand away. It was  fascinating to observe tbe range thla  water gun had and how by seeming  intuition the devilfish could direct Jt  at my band as I slowly moved lt about  while attempting to attract the ani*  mars Attention In an opposite direction.!* ���������- '��������� ���������  ,   Belated Testimonial!.  If the testimonials of love and faith  on our tombstones were ottered lit our  dally life, bow often would tbey have  helped us over tbe briery fields and  rocky roada of existence!  Speaking of eigne, when yon wake  up and find a burglar ln tbe bouse It It  a sign tbat unexpected company bat  arrived.���������Pittsburg Gaaette Time*.  Warmed hy Their Perf-ame,  According to tbe results of experiments by Dr. Jean Onalon, aromatic  plants charged with essential oils  wblcb exhale a perfume that spread*  like an atmosphere about them when  touched by tbe rays of tbe aun are to  a alight degree warmed by the pres.  ence of this agreeable atmoephore. It  acta In retaining tbe eolar beat llko  tbe glase coven of a botbouse, al*  though of courae far leas effectively.  Profesaor Spring baa shown that tbo  relatively high temperature* of large*  cltlee la probably due, at leaat In part,  to tbe carbonic anhydride in tye air  above tbem acting aa a retaining  ecreen for beat rays.  Ipets en* Leather.  Oxalic acid in weak aolutlona la tbt  beet thing to uae when removing apott  from leather, Two or three crystals  of oxallo dissolved In warm water,  thtn applied with a bit of cloth to tht  spots, will do the work. Watch closely, and when tbe spots begin to disappear apply clear water to overcome the*  acid, wblcb la a powerful bleach. Dry  tbe leather wltb a clean cloth. For  brlghUeathtr make tht eolation weak-  Ill������fct la Hia Llae,  Irate Father-1'm getting tired of thit  nonatnat, You're been engaged to that  young mhn for alx months, Doea bt  tver intend to marry youi Daughter���������  Ton must hare patience, papa. Remember, be'a an actor. Irate Father-  What haa that to do with Itt Daughter���������He'e fond of long tngagttntnta.  He Mate Them Heat It.  Daughter-Have yon found ont yet  what it was tbat papa cat oat of the  peperT Mother���������Tee, I bought t cipy*  I've read It all through, hat to aavt  my life I can't see anything wrong ln>  It It'e an article on tbt vulgarity  tnd silllnew ef buying goww iMt art  . beyond ont't meant. Cr'  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND, BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Mrs. Cora B. Miller  Makes a Fortune  Started a Few Years   Ago with No  Capital, and Now Employs Nearly One Hundred Clerks and  Stenographers,  uutu a  tew  yeara  ago  Jlrs.  Uora h.  Miller lived in a manner similar to tbat  of thousands of other very poor women  of tbe average small town and village.  ������Ue now resides in   her   own   palatial  brown-stone residence, and is considered  one ol the most succesmul business women tn the united Htates.  Amends   Honorable.  "We want to do the square tiring,"  wrote the editor of the Hickory Ridge  Miasourian, "to old Spike Thunder-  bash, of the McKinstry neighborhood.  Our readers will remember that c^  have spoken of him sometimes'"*&'  the ragtag aiid bobtail of all creation.  "That old scalawag has played more  mean tricks on us than he has warts  on his hands, and we've given it to  him hot and heavy every time. We  don't allow np man to get the bulge  on us without coming back at him.  "But we've forgiven old Spike. A  short time ago he dropped into our  sanctum and asked how much he  was behind on subscription. We told  him eleven years, and he dug down  in ��������� his jeans, fished up a dirty wad  of bills, and squared up. It's the  decentest thing he ever, done since  we've been running a paper in this  town.  "The old scarecrow was drunk when  he done it, but we don't lay that up  against him. Old Spike has some  good points, and we, shan't say another word about him until he tries  to run ior office again. We'll show  him up then in all his hideous deformity, but in the meantime, him  and us are good friends.���������Chicago  Tribune.  ���������htr*. Miller's   New Residence,   Earned In  Less  Than   One   Year.  Several years ago Mrs. Miller learned  of a mild and simple preparation tnat  ���������cured herself and several friends of female weakness and piles. Hhe was besieged by so many women1 needing treatment that she decided to furnisn it to  those who might call for it. ahe started with only a few dollars' capital, and  the remedy, possessing true and wonderful merit, producing many cures when  dootors and other remedies failed, the  demand grew so rapidly she was several  times compelled to seek larger quarters.  Hhe now occupies one of the city's largest  office buildings, which she owns, and almost one hundred clerks and stenographers are required to assist in this great  business. ,  Million  Women  Use  It. '  More than a million women have used  Mrs. Miller's remedy, and no matter  where you live, she can refer you to ladies in your own locality who can and  will tell any sufferer that tMb marvelous  remedy really cures women. Despite the  fact that Mrs. Millers business is very  extensive, she is always willing to give  aid and advice to every suffering woman  who writes to her. Hhe is a generous,  .good woman and has decided to give  away to women who have never used her  medicine ijsiu.uou.uo worth absolutely  jCitiil!;. ., '  Every woman suffering with pains in  the head, back and bowels, bearing-down  ���������feelings, nervousness, creeping sensations up the spine, melancholy, desire to  cry, hot Mashes, weariness, or piles from  any cause, should sit right down and  ������end her name and address to Mrs. Uora  ������B.^!lec,-JioxJ*W._J������okomo,_lnd.,_and���������revi  ���������ceive by mail, (free of charge in plain  wrapper) a &0-cent box of her marvelous  medicine; also her valuable book, which  every woman should have. I  Remember, this offer will not last long,  dor thousands and thousands of women  who are suffering will take advantage of  this generous means of getting cured. Ho  If you are ailing, do not suffer another  day, but send your name and address to  Jin. Miller for the book and mediolse  ���������before the 110,000.00 worth is all gone.  Elephant Dies of Grief.  Paris���������Said, the largest elephant in  the Paps Zoological Gardens, died of  grief a few days ago.  He was bought by the Jardin des  Plantes from the London Zoo, and  brought over to Paris by Keeper  Neef 24 years ago. Neef remained  Said's keeper, and the elephant loved  him dearly. The' brute was sweet-  tempered, as a rule, but last year, in  a fit of ill-temper brought about by  illness, he killed his friend and keeper, Neei.   ���������    ���������     '  Since then the elephant has literally been shrinking away until he  became little but skin and bone.  There is no doubt whatever that  Said knew what he had done, deeply regretted it, and died of grief.  Passing of Historic Fair.  London���������The historic Mitcham fair,  which dates from the time of Queen  Elizabeth, is a thing of the past.  The showmen have consented to a  declaration that they, are not entitled  to go on the fair ground and to an  injunction being applied for by the  Mitcham Common Conservators restraining them from doing so.  The Earthly Explanation.  A Corean Pillow. \  Those who are not acquainted with  the appointments of a Corean bedroom will be surprised to learn that  the other day in the Town of Anak  one gambler 't/ho was down on his  luck threw a pillow at the head of  the winner, and fractured his skull.  ���������Corean Daily News.  Minard's  Liniment Cures Garget  In  Cows. -  "Pa!"  "Well?"  "What's woman's rights P"  "Everything they want. Run away."  ���������Cleveland Leader.  Desperate  Dingerougcouihi. Extremely  periloui coufhi. Coughs thit  nip god tcir the throat and,  lunii. Coughi thit shake the  whole body. You need I regu-  lir medicine, ��������� doctor's medicine, for such i cough, Ask  your doctor about Ayer's  Cherry Pectoral,  Asf nod doctor will tell you tbat a msdl-  ���������tea Tike Ayer's Cherry Pectoral eaanet  de Ha beat work if tbe bowels are con*  sti-jWN. Ask yoar doofor If be knows  aartbini better than Ayer's Pills for ������or-  Mating tnla elatrlehneae of the liver.  earn arefce*.o������4Ftto*t*ewii. *������������������������,��������� ���������  ���������m*******m*  .What Shall I Oo.  for this strainod musclt?  tUt ON BRISKLY  [ohnsoirs  tt was  liniment  M rears  Ant  tke  "My dear,"., murmured the sick man  to his wife, "I am nearing the golden streets. J hear strains of sweetest music,  unearthly  in its beauty.  I " "John," said his wife, "what  you hear is a phonograph in the next  flat." "So it is. Darn those people,  anyhow. No consideration for their  neighbors. Go and tell 'em to stop  that infernal racket at once."���������Cleveland Leader,  LETTERS  FROM  MOTHERS.  Every day we get letters from mothers telling of the benefit Baby's  Own Tablets have been to their little oneb. Some praise them for constipation, stomach and bowel troubles; others toy breaking up colds and  simple fevers1; some as a great help  t) teething babies, while others go  so far as to say that the Tablets  have saved their little one's life. We  have thousands of letters���������all praising the Tablets, for they never do  harm���������always good. Mrs. Robert  Pierce, Bell's Rapids, Ont., writes:  "I would not be without Baby's Own  Tablets in the house for a day. When  anything ails my little one I give her  a Tablet and she is soon allnght. I  am sure other mothers will find them  quite as satisfactory." Sold by druggists or by mail at 25 cents a box,  from The Dr. Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brockville, Ont.  Small Willie was playing with two  ragged urchins in front of the house,  when his mother called him in.  "Willie," she said, "don't you know  that those boys are bad associates  for you P"  "Yes, mamma," replied the little  philosopher, "but I'm a good associate for them."���������Deseret News.  The Cause et Trouble.  Sbe-I can't understand why Lord  Busted wanti a divorce. Bis wife had  half a million when be married ber.  He-Tea, aod she's got every penny  of it still,   ttiafs tbe trouble.  ZAM-uJK   SAVtJ   HIS  FINOEH.      ,  Mr, Win. C. 'Edwards. i'.U.U.U.A.O.K..  V.tiM. iU.O.K. aud I'.KO.A. shepherds  one of the most widely known men in  friendly society circles and who lives on  Voter street, says: .* "1 ������ut the middle  linger of my lnft hand and blood poison  net In. .Not otiTy xT.e linger out th*Twhole  hand became swollen and inflamed, lu  a tew weeks on������ of tne leading doctor*  in Toronto said the only way to save my  hand was to have the anger amputated.  A second doctor confirmed this, i had  to lace an operation. At that stage Zam-  Buk was brought to mv notice and I  got a supply. * ' ���������  It seemed to soothe it and draw the  soreness completely away. Within a few  days i could do away w.vh the sling in  whioh 1 had carried the hand, and in  a. lew weeks' time there was not a trace  of the wound to be eeen. Today my  finger is as sound as a bell, whereas  nad 1 not used Zam-Buk, 1 should have  been a finger less. 1 paid over SJSU in  dootors fees, and when 1 think of the  trilling cost of Zam-Buk 1 am amazed at  its wonderful value  for all poisoned wounds, chrome sores  ulcers and abscesses, Zam-Buk is e?Decial-  ly suitable because of its high antiseptic powers.  Zam-Buk also cures eczema, itch, scalp  sores, ringworms, blotches on tne face  and body, chapped ^places, spring eruptions, piles and enlarged veins. As an  embrocation it cures rheumatism and  sciatica, and rubbed over the cbest relieves the tightness due to severe colds.  All stores and druggists sell at 5U ceuts  a box, or pogt free, from, the Zam-Buk  Uo��������� Toronto.    6  boxes'f6r $2.50.  EDRB RAY ��������� Mend one cent stamp and  rnci< 1WA . ame and date of this  paper and dainty sample box will be  mailed you.  Nationality Changed Without Maving,  A curious illustration "of the ups  aud downs of international politics  comes from the Savoy village of Saint  Jean de Maurienne,, where a woman  hits /died-.td, the age'of 93 in, thevillage m ivhicfi*^he^   was born, " and*  May See Over Telephone.  Paris���������At the Bureau d'iiiustration,  Prof. Korn, the inventor of a system i  of telephotography, conducted a number of experiments, and an announcement of the highest importance was  subsequently made.  The principle oy which the problem of long-distance vision might be  so.ved with the aid of telegraphy  had, it was stated, been solved. Several members of: the government participated in experiments, which they  declared to be absolutely conclusive.  President Fallliers' photograph was  during the evening reproduced faultlessly over the telephone wire from  Lyons in the space of six minutes by  telephotagraphy.  Von Moltke's Taciturnity.  Von Moltke's objection to the waste  of words is illustrated by German  army officers, who tell this story:  Just before the train pulled out of  the .station a captain of hussars en-  l\id the general s compartment, and,  i\ cognizing him, saluted witli "Guten  morgen, excellent," Two hours later  the train slowed up at a way station.  The captain rose, saluted, and with  another "Guten morgen, excellenz,"  left the train. Turning to one of  his companions Von Moltke said,  with an expression of the greatest  disgust.���������"Intolerable gasbag."  The Poisoned Spring,���������As in nature, so  In man, pollute the spring and disease  and waste are bound to follow ��������� the  stomach and nerves out of kilter means  poison in the spring. South American  Nervine is a great purifier, cures Indigestion, Dyspepsia, and tones the nerves.  The best evidence of its efficacy Is the  unsolicited testimony of thousands of  cured ones.���������76  Dear Mother  Yoor little one* are ������ content care ia  Fall and Winter weather. IW will  catch coUL Do you know about Shiloh's  Cotwimpboa Cure, the Lung Tonic, and  whet it nut done Int m many > h it uirj  to be An oalv reliable remedy for ail  diseases of the air passages in children.  ' * It w absolutely formless and pleasant ta  take. It is guaranteed to cute or your moaey  ii returned. Tho price w 25c per bottle,  ami all dealer* ia medrvinfi tell ***  smieOn  Tlwwa*^yil������uldb<ia������wtyhou������thol<i  High   Prices for Old  China.  London.���������High prices were realized  for old china at Christie's recently.  A Chinese porcelain vase, enameled  with flowers, about nine inches high,  was sold for 98 guineas, while 88  guineas was paid for an old Worcester dark blue vase, eight inches high.  Itch, Mange, Prairie Scratches and  every form of contagious Itch on hu-  man or animals cured In 30 minutes  by WolWd's Sanitary Lotion.  Little Johnie���������Mother, tell me how  papa gol to know you.  Mother���������One day I fell into the  water, and he jumped in and fetched  me out.  Little Johnny���������H'm; that'8 funny;  he won't let me learn to swim.���������Tit-  Bits.  without ever leaving it has had her  nationality changed three times. She  was born in 1814, and as Bonaparte  had then seized the* territory she  was "French." .When the Kingdom  of Sardinia was reconstituted the  same year, after his fall, she became  "Italian," and, finally, on Nice and  Savoy being ceded to France in 1860,  she once more found herself French  ���������London Globe.  HOWS THIS?  We *B*r Ona Hundred Dollsn Bewsrd fer aay  am et Otterrh that cannot be oared br Hall's Ott  ttrh Onre. F. J. OHXNI? k 00., Toledo, O.  Wo. tho andtnlenod, hare kaown S*. J. Ohsaty  ttr the last IS lean, tnd bellore hlm psrfsotlr boa>  onblo in til business trensseiloos and flntnoltll*/  able to oarrjr out any obligation! node bjr hii Arm,  WALsnro, XnnuN * Uanru,  WholeMlo Druggists, Toledo, O.  Htll'i Ctttrrh Ouro I* ttkoa Inttmtllr. totlt*  dlrscUy upon tbe blood tad booom surfsoet ef tke  ���������jitsa. Tortlmonltli iont ttm. Prloo lie. por  bottle. Sold br all Druggists.  like Htll'i TamUr Pills for eaaitlMttin,  Constant complaints narar fet pltj<-  Gorman Proverb.  *��������� TAeTeege.r ClMasa the reee,  Bf try night before going to bed apply a good cold croam. Leave It oa for  ��������� taw minutea, tben remove with ft toft  linen rag. You will be surprised tnd  horrified to find bow dirty tho rag has  become. Next wasti the fact thorough'  ly in warm water, using a good soap;  rinse in warm water and tnd by dam*  Ing cold water well orer it Thon nib  ln a very uttlo cold cream, wiping off  any that tbt skin will not absorb,  Ben Franklin was experimenting  with his kite and key.  "Wonderful!" exclaimed the curi-  oub throng, when they saw the electric spark on the key. "But could  you perform the same experiment at  night ?"  ���������"Oli, yes," replied Franklin, "but  I suppose I would have to use 'a  night key."  For. even in those days Poor Rich-  md was known ns the man who wrote  jokes for his almnnac���������Chicago News.  It Is Known Everywhere���������There  is not a city, town or hamlet in  Canada where Dr. Thomas' Eclectrlo  Oil is not known���������wherever introduced it made a foothold for itself  nnd maintained it. Some merchants  nifty suggest some other remedy  ns equally beneficial. Such recommendations should bo received with  doubt, There ia only ono Eclectrlo  Oil, and that is Dr, Thomas'. Take  nothing else.  Ran Coin In Collection Box.  London.~A gold coin���������ono-thlrd of  n guinea���������bearing the date 1802. was  found in a collection box in Peterborough Cathedral, with a request  that it should bo sold ond tho pro-  cooda given to the Cathedral Restoration Fund.  A witness was being examined as ti  the anity of one of the inmates of  the asylum. ���������'���������'������������������.  "You hold that this inmate is insane, do you ?" a lawyer asked,  "I do," was the firm reply.  "Why are you so sure?"  "The man," the witness said, "goes  about asserting that he is Santa  Claus."  "And," said the lawyer, "you: hold  do you, that when a man goes about  asserting that he is Santa Claus it's  a --Wear proof of his insanity ?"  "I do."  "Because," said the "'it.ness, in a  loud, indignant voice, "I happen to  be Santa Claus myself."���������������ao Fraiw  cisco; Argonaut.  It is Easier to prevent than it is  to cure. Inflammation of the lungs  is the companion of neglected coids,  and once it finds a lodgement in the  ���������system���������H~is���������ditticult���������to-deal���������with,.  Treatment with Bickle's Anti-Consumptive Syrup will eradicate the  cold and prevent inflammation from  setting in. It costs little,'and* is as  satisfactory as it is surprising in its  results!  At the hospital just opposite" the  entrance to the East India docks and  the Blackwell tunnel ��������� under the  Thames���������notice boards are set up  asking the drivers, for the sake of  those who are ill within, to walk  their horses past the building.  That is a common enough request,  but what* gives it a peculiar interest  here is that the cartel', having complied ' or not with the modest demand, is confronted at tjie other  corner of the building by another  board, saying, "Thank you, driver."  ���������A Wanderer in London.  "My Kldneye are all WronoJ-How shall  t insure best results in the shortest  time?" It stands to reason that a liquid  upeclflo of the unquestionable merit of  South American Kidney Cure will go  more directly and quickly to the seat of  the trouble than the "till form" treat  ment, and when it strikes the spot  there's healing in an instant.���������78  Butler for Channel Tunnel.  London.���������General Sir William Butler, writing on the channel tunnel  scheme, remarks that if 'sea power  means anything, it means Unit it  could knock into bits the entire  area in which a tunnel under the  sea emerges upon the land surface.  The French people are not afraid of  tliis channel scheme, and they are  right.  Heartsick People.-Dr. A������new'������ Cere  for the Heart U a heart tonlo that  novor fall! to cure-In nwlft In ltd effects  ���������goon donor to tho "border land" and  Htiatnhoi) from death's grip more miffor-  ere than any othc remedy for any  family of diwiaiiii) and allmento In the  category of human MilToriniri. Oivei relief in 30 minutea,���������76.  ������������������ Ptew tke Ume,  Mr. Crlbbs-Mrs, Crlbbi, I have  bona with resignation-nay, treo  ehtartolntM-antlque chain tbat wab*  bltd, antique clocks tbat wort always  thlrtten boors behind ttat, antique  ruga tbat tout prtblttoite Turk ww*  anttqot eblna, anttqat btwlt, pant and  ktttttt. 411 tbli X btrt mlltd at|  bit wbaa yen tire mm tattfat am fof  bftakftt^ 1 draw tm9 tat iMMhis������I  DODDS '  KIDNEY  iti, PILLS  ,  On vx^*- ��������� ni'1  ���������, '"^H'rr'^U" "  Faultiest Diamond Found.  Cnnt Town. ��������� A magnificent diamond faultless in color ond shape,  and weighing twenty-two nnd one-  half carats, haa been found by a digger on the south bank of the Vital  river ot Christiana. It ia rogardod  na a perfect gem, ond tho digger ro-  fuaed $80 a carat for it.  "Donr, T wi������h you would lay down  your novel and como and button my  shirt for mo."  *Ml(������nr me ! V never ������aw audi a  helpless man ! I'd like to know now  yuu LmUuneii vuui nUiile Wlum ruu  were married 't'  "My shirt* hnd button* on them 'n  thoae days."���������Indianapolis Star.  "Well, HrP" snid tho groat lawyer  Ti...   vt I������ap   QvntVn   *)?Y>innlriiiu|v  "I am a defaulter," ho aaid, "and  ( want you to defend mo."  "Certainly, I will defend you, my]  friend," ho murmured, kindly.   "And  how many hundred thousand did you  sny " '  '"fftrndriv? thob*!)t)d '"* the rlltxnt interrupted. "Oh, sir, don't think me  wnr*o thnn J am. It ia only HM  in all, ond I expect to pay back  ���������very cent before I die."  "George," he said to the oflice boy,  "show thit dishonest rascal out."-  Kansas City Journal,  PASTOR AND PEOPLE  PRAISE  (PRONOUNCED Sir  k Marvellous and Triumphant Record  of Victory Qxir Dlstatt.  -.ASS'.  No medicine hit ever effected ta _���������������  I number of wonderful and almost mar*  rollout cures aa Psychint. It has had ont .  continuous record of victories over diseat-  Mof the throat, cheat, lungs Ind stomteh.  Where doctors have pronounced ewes  Incurable from consumption and other  waating-diBegiw-PsphiOTT^rTnTm<I"  rescues numbei less people even from tha  very verge of the grave. Coughs, Colds,  Catarrh, Bronchitis, Chills, NightSweats,  U Grippe. -Pneumonia, and other like  troubles, all of-*hich are forerunners of  Consumption, yield miicklr to the cura-  bve powers of ftychineT V:^u������jM  -^fe 5M5W1,!1 one .9'the niany cured,  mani the followlBj statement:  I cannot refrain from telling til who mBm  V 'SI7.JSP?****51? recovery with Pwchiae. Ia  April, 1902,1 caught a heavy cold whlchaettlS  onmjrlnnManU grodually led to conaumpUoa  I could not sleep, wai tutyect to night sweat*  ������r lungs were ������ diseased, my doctor oonddored  ne Incurable, lev. Mr. Mihaffy. Port Bgtn  weswterian Church, reeommend-jd Dr. Stooum'e  APwchlne to me, when I was living m Ontario.  Reru-dng Psyehine for a short time I ate and  ept well, the night sweats nnd cough ewed.  Months ago I stopped mWw Psyehine, as I wu  WfiflL*rMtoredifo'"hV^?7Jind'to^ay It never  2ltHb2,tt5f-lnmymei ^hinohas been a god.  ���������end to me. Mu. Andmw Cimpbbi l.  _          Cottonwood, Klw.t.  IgYOHINB never disappoints.  PSYCHINE bts no substitute.  Then it no other medicine "Joataa  l������od.  At an tealere. 80e, and It.M ht kettle,  If not write te  N.T.1U0CDM, LMM, 171 Dflf It f, TMOITO  Dr. Root's Kidney Pills are a sure  ���������ffilEJ.rB5!l.ll0l,tcui:e ,or Rheumatltm,  ���������right'a Disease, Pain In the Back and  all lormaof Kidney Trouble. 25c ptr  box, at all dealers,  BROOKS' MEW  Breoks' ApplUnee, Kew  dfioovery, Wonderful. Ko  obnoxious spring! or ptds.  AQtometto Air Oushioni.  Blade and draw* the broken  airts together at mu would  a broksn limb. No selves.  HoIrapbol. Holies. Duf|  tiiitnOOHSiyn tml*'  We-eantmaltn 0Ar*������afJafaofflMr  QombauWa  Caustic Balsam  */  fiililUtoilitlfoOonpiflltri.  ��������� Baft, Speedy tad PotlUrt Cfott for  eat all UaniM trm mrla,  U.   Nt. KM- >nm- -NKWS,. cuHiiSEKAMP,. BM^  ���������::*k?t~ -rrr-x.*:  I        -star:  ��������������� HU  I  S>     R#  d*  RiGQS and WHYTE Props  f  te'ttisff 32^rt^������^iJ^.*i;-asi=i*- a';i;;.^M^t.''r,5-.iS^a.-g.'ff^rtvariTnr *aaig*  fi*ty*r>**^m*^^  -A-   ���������  .-4 6  I Tfe Laxative i& ^  B Sevc-ft M3������o������ bases soM in past 12 moafchs.*.- ,   ... TM$, s!gttaiwet  T&ai&rv^s&sSt^^  box.35c������'i  ���������*j*ati*i>*������.w i*s -. ���������'***!���������,��������� ���������"������������������~'*^>yiBBr*f.  ; easss^ /.*^'^,zr.zi^^ss2ssffi^sssg^i^3JSSiE^  , - nV-WrSMflUi*:*  ��������� r-r������jBa>������ ��������� j������>*������ xR������uub* McwwaoswatcMrMnii  I**-  BT  ������  l-rEA-vISTciHS, n>d Dfc.-VVMl^ *������  SlNf-LK 'and DOUBLE RK-f-'l  For HIRE.        A|.L   ORDERS*, j  'I'ROMlTLY  ATTENDED   Tl,.*   \  ���������M *!,*    I  ��������� Jm ^ *>< t-**ris *$fpt  iiiii ki w mm  I ���������   .   !   f I  ������    ���������   : jmutdm.  i'iSpiiiiaii i femiio Ry  Biejolp and Supplies.  **������������������  *  13rd St. RnikrlandI  English 4 x JiUItTON always on tap      al,������, thc fanxu.s MILWAUKEE  BEK^���������Ani-..-.siftr,  Rolniiuir., S������hl>tz. &c.       "OLD GilBYTiRAKi)'"      *5  SsGtVlVtl WBoKY, ?3est Wines and Liquors of all kinds.  Tho Boarding ami Lnilj-i'.^; L)������i������artinum, under the iv.ii.Txliare superintendence of Mas  bavis. will be found Pi:t.tdaH-3 iu every rtspcot.  THE CUMBERLAND    NEWS  Issued Every Tuesday,  J     A.   BATES     -     -     -     -     MGR  RATES,  $1 06 per day upwards.  The columns of Tue News are open to all  .*. ho wish to exprusa therein views o ma liters'of public intercut.  While wo do tint hold ourselves * rs * msi-  i.- '.*** for tiio r.l'.&erar.eos of co-ioapoiultD..^ we  sserve tho right of duohuiag to laaerfc  aannutiu'a'jions unnecessarily personal.  WEDNESDAY,     MAY, 1,    190T  DOMINION HOTEL.  Victoria,  B. C.  ' ���������-��������� : ��������� ' *>  Humor and 'Philosophy  By DUNCAN H. SMITH  > 1                               ������������������ '��������� -it  The Rates are Lower than other First-Class Hotel's, with icccm-  modatioii Superior to Many.  W" ROOMS WITH OR WITHOUT B/:TH.  Azaerisaii Plan Is 51,50 to $2.50  Per Day.  1    ^T���������WV3,,-iOT1. -pi^.v, R(>OMR ()N1,Y   l^ffc-*ff>f^"B    Rffe  A BUSYBODY.  The busy little microbe  ' Ia at It all the time, '  ���������  And all hia cousins and his aunts   '���������,Are-partleawto^liii^j^jT}et______  He longs to be in mischief,  Or, to be moro exact,  He strives to let us notice  How dreadful he can act  When there Is any biting  Tbat'tttfilly must bo done  He's always Johnny-on-the-spot  To revel ln the fun.  The infant and the ancient,  The patron'or the maid,  Axe all of thom alike to hlra  ," When working at his trada.  It singles out its victims  Haphazard as thoy come,  Though if it wore discerning  It well might shy at some.  But, no, it picks the nearest  And leaves on htm a scar,  3Tor all coons look alike to lt,  No matter who they are.  Jt picks a perfect stranger  And sivtmterB down his neck  And tries his health to shatter  And loavja tho man a wreck.  It wiggles through his system  And leaves behind a (.mil���������  The nausrhty littlo microbe;  Jt ought to bo In jail.  Free Bus,  Peb Day,  STEPIi EN  N;^   '  ^   x ds  i-r    v j  s. s. "Oity of Nanaimo.  viCToiaija.���������co-m:o25:     eo*ltte  Sails from Victoria Tuesday, y a.m., for  Nanaimo, calling at   North  Saanich  Cowichan 'Bay    Maple   Bay, Crofton,  Kuper and Thetis Islands when freight  or passengers offer.  Leaves Nana.mo Tuesday, <j p.m., for ,  Union Uay and Comox.  ���������   :    ���������       i  Leaves Comox Wednesday, 8 a.m., for  Union Bay and Nanaimo.  Leaves Nanaimo Thursday, 7 a.m., for  Comox'and way ports.  Leaves Comox Friday, 7 a.n., for Nanaimo and way porls.  S'lils from Nanaimo Frida*y, 7 'p.m., for  Victoria, calling at Kuper-and Thetis*  Islands, Crofton, Maple Bay, Cowichan Hay and Nonb Saanich when  freight and-passengers offer  North Saanich when tide and weather  conditions  permit.  VANOOUVER - MTAJn AIMO - LADYSMITH   E.OUTB  Local Agent  for  Comox District for  Cleveland  Massey-Harris  Brantford  '���������Perfect.  ���������''���������Rambler.'  : .Imperial  - Bicycles.  Fairbanks - Mor^e Gasolene  ���������Jack of all Trades'eugiriea  pecojjt! Jiatiel Wheels  for gale.   ' '  ������ ' 1 '.���������".-���������* ���������'* .  HnaMMnRiaaMi^M������MMmtM*BnM^rir������MiMai^raHHBiaHaii^ww>i  Acetylene Supplies  Bicycle and general  Repairing of. Sewing  ' Machines,      Fishing  Rods, Guns etc.  Scissor.- ground, Saws gum-  -     med and filed.  Key.and Pipo filling.  uld m,  y-i  S.S.     -OOAN"  Sails I om   Vancouver   for   N.inaiiw  ���������   '*;, ':, 7 ,.  -y -f  ���������aiarfi va* fiti itunwift^ Wj^-rrnwigMmiQMhaant  ^ *      1  ���������tr  l_g  rvvarip.  li   ������    U * B      ������    ���������}  *-&*"������'  i   i;  FURNITURE  STORE  Call und soo our stock of Furniture, Oilcloth, Linolenms,  Miitiru-saes and Springs, Carpot Square, Kiijrs. Mats, Pillows  and CiisUion-s.    UE1;A1RTNG' A' S? KOI ALTY,  tl* H, COLLINS,' Cumberland.  d;*.ily, except Sundays, ai ?, 30 n.m.  Sails from "-Nannimo   for   Vt-n onver  daily, except Sundays, at 7 a.m  riMK TABLE  ISFFEm'lVR  ^TIonanyVUcfoberlTtrl906   ,**wmm*ni..  NORTH BOPND- tto������<} X* ^-n  Wav-cHy Hotel  1 Fit-Rt  ::iah.'- /.a*cor.im',;i.<tioii  I ....Ut   ileUf:".-A'.ll.blo B.:j.I.(53 ...  I  S i-!<;sT oi* Wi>:^s & i.muous.  WMUWUU  c-tm-AM-jviximmitx^ ry.-ra'.v"-'"^Y*wwnt.u: ^1 ������������������'(rtn^*^^\ir.mwtfl^*w-rv*������t������.-nt*' t*?*it<v*���������'F������'mrTirtAy.rr*>-r Tw^vrwifrjWTfcM  |������SS5aCJ2J������������    llJGimmt.JbmwOiV-mmVmmlL^  I <������5^    A     s  L.iceiing thc Trouble.  A profoHwov who pa thorn titatlstion  for the i!;.;i'lc-i)'dni.-al dcpurtmrnl. with  pno hnnd nnd ftvTolvf;n thc-orioa from  thom with iho oilier ha.s nnuoiuu'od  thut It Ih not tho lil������'U pricu ut (l)iqgu  tlmt cau.,v!, dhdrc-:'!', but ilus U**-t thut  tbo common pooplo ^vlll he HntlMiiod  w|tlf notliiiiK short of tho bf������t to tnke  homo to tliuiv loved onoa.  Tbnt is nn lim-oui'iislnff Biini. Whim  tbe��������� mon who works 'nani iW $i.'ju a  d;iy ln>*lHt������< ���������>-������ brlnirlinr liomn n iu������.il-  ���������skln Hiiok und 11 portorhoii-iu Htenli ln  the Hnuii* ni^'ht wn mny iis.smno that  tho world ls growl nn bettor if not  wlRor,  It might not bc eonr.idoivd good bnsl-  008������ Jndgmont for llm buy wlio oavnu  |d a wooIj to purehiiHU tin nntuiiiobllo,  but ������HU, ymi know, boys will lm boy:**,  ond porhflps he fould tti I nn niiu'h fun  out ol tbat na tiny thing ulna ior which  ho'wHi! xpfnd his money. W'c Im'H"v������  tho pm.* s.-i.ir hi on Hi vvromr inii'lc,  The lii'Ht lu none too good for tlu; man  wbu wm hint !;.  s-s.  W   mm" If  tl    A I  Pi      J)      J    i  [., <}   V       111.  P hoy a I,  ���������A     .in   1  (ft twr ily nn-  f *M -,'H   ,-.-  L' vX <���������' '.a   :"'  " X  1.    '   i-aS    .  l\  ���������' >  J       >s'������  Passenger  Trains  j\o.   1  k.J*        tmjr   ill   \J  AX   ALum  PHOIM^ELOii:  \  .,*������--i������w������s*i. >'m-nimummtm.���������������        - \~**r      rv n��������� ~nr<��������� - iimihimkhiiimi  1 ;pCilt!l"l  H ��������� ft tt ^ i  AjX Aix  lit      I /.'  (1   t   I ���������(  , ufc  T.������. rw-.  U*  1    11 <  j    I  1  yr/ii   .1.  {,xd  X:a'X JlM*Di'*".,.E5������?;,!5-as  m  1     aj' will bu pleiisi'd to deliver/  i   fm   1 u, Mid: 'u ;i'iv yiilili'-.':.-.'! I'ur, . Vv-'v.J'w*  \  a ' V. '- 1"        * "'{.ftT       /f*il  |Bct or y?.:,,������v*.- in.���������, fu*\^ ^ i.W/0'd t .;Mctoegoj:  J neatly bo .**,(.. i.n    'w'^/L       t-  1     *. t   1 o.  .. WiA'.:.Ht Ol, fiM,\l(3t>*  %  >u'-.is-;.z.'.?..  VKJTOillA,  II. 0.  Victoria,  RuHwda.  Siiuwnigaa,  <( ���������''...  O'.iililo Hill,"  C.iwiohmi,  Koksilah,  Daiioun'd,  SomeiioHi  VVastholmo,  Oioiiminua,  IjudyMiii' li.  South WulUngton,  hiu'aimo,  VVidliUKtoR,  ������HWl������4������* M*m*Jm*m\,eV'* ~Xe-m\UStmm%**emWU  D(. 11.00     Do. 15 00  i) 04 15 oi  ,f\t\r;\\  vii Cumberland  2G.il  ���������27.8  10.40.  10.48  10 OS  11 00  11.07  11.18  . 11 H2  11.57  1*2.18  i'2.:i;>  10.17 1  10.22  IG HO  10 41  10 47  10.58  17.10  ���������17.22  17 as  17,53  IS. I'J  is :io  Ar 12,5,'i   j\r Hi -'.'���������)  SOUTH lKHJND-Uttiul Up  MMMf-MMM^M^  ���������a*.���������.;u'^.���������-.:'���������^^������������������i^jcr^.B!c^,^'i  cm*.*  ffi*������l::a^raa9*������m^������Kn,^  ������������������*���������'' ,.*' "*tni * ���������-t"a/,,-*i'*ir������L.,i"*.M*ii ������*w.^**  1^ a  :.iv������: ,ir'i'W.iv--������'**.v**i.tV)i**Si'C.BJ}!n������a  I  Hit I.ojc'e-i,  ^Af\^^v:0:-'  ' ���������' '���������.������������������";.yi,  AN 7' *'*-���������* M*      1" A ft    f  1  Ginr.itc and M.ubU:  Monument1', etc.,  :n iln* ic-Vs' -l  ,!!!. ������������������:���������'. .uu, ;,:U'!!t v/'. It first  ciiiss slock itnd   work 111 uiship.     Write  r>. t   *mj *.. ..*������* ������iu riUrv A*  Viotorm,  JlUHHt lft,  Shi^vuiyiui,  <<  (,!ot)l)lo Hill,  Cowiulmii,.  Kokciliili,  Uuuuuu'h,  H^'iui'iio-',  WtdtllolllU),  ('ii'.nuiinuH,  L.Kiyumuh,  S.uiUi Wellington,  N-viifunio,  No. 2  Ar   12.011  111 02  61.1  40 S  In 40  10,15  10 (Hi  10 oz  H.47  0 'dl  '.MM  i).i.  11. U)  Ar, 8 1)0  H,:!8  8.18  i  COR. mjSSM'UR AVKNUEJ  AND     aEOOND .   STiUiliT,.'  CUAUilfiRL,u\i>   li   0.  Miw. J. 11. Puckt, Proprietress  When in Cuaiberl aiid 'be Hiiro  and stay at the Cumberhmcl  lloUn, Firet-olasB Accomuda*  tion tiir Laurent and pcrman*  enl, boarderii.  Sample ���������Rooms acid   Puolic Hall  i Run in Connection with  Hotel  No. 4 I  . _..���������  is"00 ' Uat0B from $,-������0 tf> *2'W VM day  io>i l  10,'W  i;.������  17.������S  17 ������-'*  UiA'f  'lii.'-il  l(i.:!:  ���������>mmmm*mm*mmvMrmi.tu*M^uiAmnmi*mii*mmt  lli,  2"'  Wtliinjiioii,  Do. i;,.*'*:  Ar,  15.48  lf������.B7  15.15  ������t\v>;^v*'^������,."ll'*'',ti>i pyvtmii, Miilcoa iiuw  <kAH "*:/ *'-������������*Hio������il In old Vein,*;. ; !wrn Nr.rv*  oim UiiiUitit, Mental and Drain Wori% teen*  noii.ileii:!!, bexiiitl, l'Vent.)ir.:in, Kiiiienionti, tipei*.  'iiiiiiorrliii*(t, nml JWectii of'.Abummi* /'.'r>'i,wii,..'������.  I.Viini.>i. ih',1' liii-v, )ilxinr.*jr>. Ono vvmpliiiiHo.p^x  ivilnuii-.,. .loiil l.y ull i1* *;,' AA.-' f<v '<\'A\<A b<.  t'laln uki'.'. 0111'.M'nij'li ot pi'ico, AV'������ pom' hlcb  mnilfdjn;:   'fiw Wttotl Mod>^'������ii*i Oo.  Dc. 8.00      Do ID.������H)  "l r.i"'4-*r*.o-  ���������������������.-  ,,m   .���������..,,���������  ..;.       ,.v.<-'<*v.  .,������,.!*.. tm'-r  ..     " ." .. , '������      iTO       w '  A A. A,1   AAAtl*    .AA*   Wi   Q|j  If'     in  'it    /C,*  y  ifoi'iii.rlll Wiiu'iuor) ���������"otomtei, Oni������  Thoiiivind Mi e and Coinmuiiition Tie OUR  BBST  lines, at two and mwhall cms per mile, j CLUBH!NQ      OF-f-ERS  Special imins and Meum.vs for Kxcur.    ���������* VW AND A NKAV HulMorivtlon to  l^^'i'ln.r pnu'* (<ir Imth.   Our Viiott  Z.tfit*  2,'Zlr  N<-ti'fi'?m Mi'sr.cngci' t,90 1,7tt  <*ur mlotilutioiiH mo lniM'.il iitrii'tlj on nut  i!,������f.)i ,n iv iv.iiuu.    Numi'.' n ol   the    (iujj������.r  11 hv !ii������ ,'���������,���������!��������� t it mil (i.'l'h ������������������,  jioiis, and tcdm ed 1 tus icu* piirue> may  >e ai rallied I'ui   mi  .ipphuii.-m  to the 1 D.iily Witiiexs, $4.HO  \)\A   I'dfis. A|.:cm at Victoria. ��������� \$i]ty ,W,1lvsSl     vi(f  World Wide,        3,00  r  Ui t   I'liss. A|,  The* ('.*iiipiiiv vr**><*iv'-'s the ri;;hi to  ehaini v.'iii.out ni. vhmis tiniioc,ni������iimcrs  suiting dines mm ik'*.���������*������������������ nl saihi.i;,  Fvciirsinn Th*!.'-*!*, ''11 And'' l''"in nml in  ,1,' ! ,,il'   l,--'^ yofii" l'>v ["ft' t,  jlHll'lU:y   S..t-  ���������  '"'-I .    1  d   Sniid;  j   .1-i,n .Vlciidiv,  j    ll,    \V,   .1 W.IUI',  * ���������*.������������.   * ������*������ f ���������    ������   - ���������   -    ��������� ������������������-  \  ti. L. lOIJIHNKV, U.Ht. im*i. 1* r..i,������. ..-.  ���������   ���������' ���������   , .  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A Nl V:-^.-c=S^=  i-r.'  .Ic  vii  \'A, .; ,:��������������� ..mi lit"''  Aiii't:.    i  0)1 v i!MU"ii     l������,"    I iUli*  *"������������������' J*"/ ^ * **"i  ? 10'j*  t   1    ���������������>  1V|01T0C1|1 Brus,  .Xy/fAi /������������������*'.< ���������At/'rj;-j%/,..jj j.jf j;.,/,. /;,������,. r,-ry./f.j^/A:>  UK.KA0. Cak<*������ and I'ihh iji-livn,*  .^���������''���������'''���������'���������''M*������-.,*..'liV.rfHPn������tlENOB  i    i  I'll     Hi  e?y?r  ���������r,'.,' r-.yr,/- /-,'/ r,i- r  "-^wiii*������w������'#ni**������e������aWP^     ***  yrot'^yic  i',!  .^M pi i^f^|*''-������t������fn  ������/'.'-i-l     tt-'    i' . Iv    i','i  "������;!        14J E������i  Thadc Mark*  Dkuiuns  COMVRiaMT3 &C.  An**(mtiioiiUlii4 iniliijtih und rtfbCrliil-liwi mr.** '  nitfoniv ���������������!.'( 1,:a i uni* oiiliiion 'rco wtinthw sn  in.(uit'mi in (iruli".lilyIMNlWflfclfli .ftminiiinlon.  tl.iiiHWi'lcnynfimiitniHrii). HftHnBOpH ouj'ntBnw  ,������i 1 f-11,. iiidnut hi/mim tor nneurinii linteniH.  ��������� ,.' * ,1.1 .< ,n, ..,, '������������������ ������������������'��������� ;..;   ''. y' . r^-'i'l.'c  Ci..., ,i������j nii'ii;,', Vi'lMiout rii.ii'uc. In iho  -'-   ' ������������������.-'Vi***,   T**-\mAe*m*,*\re.  .y.^C^1H'Ai-  jnWt* '���������imi.'de  k !������nr.iiiiimii'iv Diir trftt'iit woi>ui������.  linmesif. tir.  1  t ���������'. n ,,1 ;,nv ������������������ ���������    Mti,' Jmtrtiitl.   'r������-ru*������. |fl m  jr.ii-    IimII" hkUIIUh, if I,  Isiill". 11, llll l|i;U.,(ti nlHVJ,  SL!iiti88o.wvflrMJ,T3'?l?cwtol[  !;.-������nc\- t.r* ti. m \t Bt, W������(tilitatii������Vi4MU the ^ews^ ci^nsrjn^;?:^ J^TisT-t_au,Tj>*.^] v  lei  SE.W.G1LLETT SSFFB  TORONTO.ONT.  NOTICE.  it Hiding on locomotives and rail?  1 way cars- of the Union flollrry  Company by any person or per-  , sons���������except rain crew���������w strictly  ^prohibited. Employees *.re "eub-  |iec to dismissal ior alio- jg same  By order ,.:  Francis 0. Littit  i '���������������������������',. Manager.*-  Ihen m OunilierlaM  STATt AT THE..........  VKNI>OMK.  eM    Axl Oonv nikncks fob Guests  , The Bak is' Supplied with  'Best Liquors and Cigars  lEMRY'S NURSERIES-1 ^^"f^, -  par plisnoT is estimated at someihlug  ,., __    ������_������    f-. I jiko M ."5,000,000 square miles, with an  Vancouver, fa- O.        , nreragll ^^ of ^^ ta(]t  an<] ,���������  Sf.  :U  Mi^M^&  t'i. ������������������  headquarters for Pacific Coast Grown  and Imported Garden, Eieid and Fk>w  er Seeds.  Thousands of Fruit ami, Ornamental  Trees, lihodc������deiHU'on8j "Rose* and hardy  plants now growiug on out- own 'grounds for  future planting. "  No expense, loss or delay of fumigation,  inspection nor custom du ies to pay.  GREENHOUSE    PLANTS  Out Flowers and Floral Designs, Ferulizers  Bee Hivea Muoplits, Spray Puinps * ud  Spraying materia,.  No agents���������therefore you-have 9<> oo������>  mission to pay.     Oar oataluguo tells  * ou  calculated to contain not less than  &,27O,GO0,O0O,0O0,OOO tons of water.  Xho rivers ot tlie earth are estimated  lo have a flow sufficient to cover thirty-six cubic miles of tbe above area  pach day. Now; if all the oceans were  suddenly dried and tlie rivers could  keep up their present rate of flow.  which, of course, tbey could not without ocean evaporation, It would take  B.500 years to refill tlie basin.  mtmr/ref1"!!:. ���������- *������������������ rMi"M * " ��������� nw^wan  i mi ti i i nii'i ~  The drink of strong men and healthy women  Companionship of Books.  Will you go and gossip with your  housemaid or your stable boy  when  REWERY  "fl   Jr   -*fi  Is The Best  Bottled of in  Barrels.  he UNION BRSWIMG Co.,       Nanaimo B.C  foil lr.ay talk with-kings and queens,  dKiufcit '"* Lot  me urice "yourlirt before,] "��������������� |his ot���������! ^������rt W������ to you,  ,   ; .        ��������� tvlth  Its society  wide as the world, '  placing your order. *   | bultitudlnous as its days, the chosen ! _     .    ^~  We do bnaintsss oaniur own grounds���������    j ^,/j the  mighty  of every  place  and I *iBM������*������^e5s^^ ���������'..Mr.-?.--  rent to pay, and aie prepared to  moot nil | \-m6-j   intr> t|int you may enter always,  j������  3SStii.-r.-M -r jiKstKesap.'ws.-a nffS'  oimpetition*..     Eastern   piicoa   or    It.--.  Wldtelabor.   CaU^ cucfi Fue.  M.J.HENRY  Greenhouses and P.O. Address���������bun WeatlllUiBt'-'l* Kodd.  BitAN JH NURSEKIES���������South yauoouver  OOOOO OOOOOOOOOOOOO-:  O  0. G.'.JS. ER  uta^v*xan-ti*t-are^'-'-sa^  JAPANESE  fV.'^f !"���������$ **%*%  '��������� f������H  I      at ali"\v Price,  Wholssalo and B.*-* all.  Sweet And Clean ������������m  it*1   32.65  6olbs.  mv  mm:  No. 5 Jai������town.i.. ��������� .Quintovland B  1    TO OURE A COLD IN ONE DAY  v lota.    Ad (Ifin^.MV,,refund tlitj i;i ^y M  *\-faihtn cure.   "  E. W. GrnwcV������ig!.a,liUi\<  in tooh ,lio*x,    '"t-i,  S ;n n  t      ms-K   ******  UiJ  rj4XfmiH*UlmM**Mttm'  i  WWILLAll.D iu prepared to  ������    iill uuy Orderti for Fiuo or  Uoavy Harness, n. ������hoit ao >o';.  O 1 am  prepared   to  ^ furnish "- tylisb Rig:-;  2 and do Te'aming at  ^ reasonable rates,  i D. KILPATRlCK  5 Cumberland 2  100 OOOOOOOOOoO* vooo  ,~tmtj>-*mtxmt+MZs!-j**-m,wm*m,   ���������-���������**���������**���������,iT>.',->-r-tM^������. ^imam*,**,*^^*jm-Kr]  In that you may take fellowship and  fank according to your wish. From  that, once entered into it. you cun nev-  fcr be outcast but by your own fault  k-John Ruskln.  "    Mislaid the Pudding. .  Dinner was late, blit wben the mispress started to muke a mild remonstrance the new maid was on time  ivith ber excuse.  "Sure," she said, with an Irresistible  Irish smile as she placed the soup on  Ihe table, "sure. I mislaid the pudding,  |md there I was hunting the house for  ft, and where would It be aftber all but  in the oven!" ��������������� ���������. .  "Campbell's : BAKERY  A. Fine Selection of CAKES  always   on hand.  FRESH BBEAD every day.  Orders for SPECIAL AKES promptly attended to  MsMr iymuB,  Cuffiteland,  Shopping. ''.'*.- . ,  There is nothing finer for the temper ; FOl^SALE���������A farm ot 100  than a new hat, no balm for hurt feel- acres also house and barn, si tilings like a fresh gewgaw."' Ordering ������������������'-���������><��������������������������� -.-. p ��������� ' ,.*  aew frocks takes a woman ok of her- ated near Coniox valley * beaun-  eelf. Cut a womau off her shopping, rnj location, convenient to ill -  ttnd the result may be disastrous.���������Lon- , ~ .��������� ���������i������������������. ori  fton World .saltwater.     Por particulars  ap-    ���������   !plv at the office of  tbe   KNTK.'i-  The Polish He Needed. v ,-.      \ ,���������.i������������������,5   p   t<  "I stopped down the street," said the   ^RISK, Umbenand, 1������  '���������'-  i.   * Vr  trr^g^tsr"  c  Q man who prided himself on being  C blunt, "to get a polish on my shoes."  C I "Don't you think," asked bis sarcas-  C I tic companion, "that you began at tbe  Stvrong end?"���������Baltimore American.  As Usual.  Friend���������You took your son into your  establishment   some   months   ago   to  teach bim tlie business, ! understand.  "    How~did-it-turn-out-?���������Business_Man_,  tlT?"TTi TR��������� PtTi   (������������������ "fTl'TVI ' i " * ULUW   U1U   u   uiiu-wui,-:���������������u-siu������so_aAiUJ  OOr^TKNAY, B.C.,  Jng me now.���������Chicago Journal.         A man is never so on trial as in tbe  ' -- i xnomQnt 0������ excessive good fortune.���������  ljREEDER of    olsHn Cattle, Che- | Wallace,  ler While Pi^s,,   lianed f'lymout \  Rocks, &c.  IMPROVED STOCK  AT FARMERS PRICES.  IWijiWIlltw  W1UA1U) BLOCK,     Cumborland,  mv*J72*F'9***,**>***m^^  JOHN McLEODS  FOR FIRST C1LABH  OA.NOY, FBU1TM,  OIOAUW & TO'BAOOOtf.  1/  PAINTING  PAPBEHANGKa  ('I i  SQViSfeieyurj  o?an:us (MtoMin'i.Y  ATTENDKDTO...,  HJ.THEOBALD  Cuiiibcrlaiul,  'hei In Courtenay Stay At  The Courtenay Hotel  Every convenum**'*! lor guemls.  The'OenUal'Hotol for Sportsmen  Nome but the Best of Wines* and  Liquoir*  ai iho Hnr,  RATES REASONABLE  John Johnston,    Prop.  tmitmmmstmmmit/imtmuim^itw  CANADA'S   GREATEST  NURSK'RIKS  WANT  A LOCAL SALESMAN  FOR  CUMBERLAND  1'0 w-1!   lli;>*li ("iilHK   "Nuivnvy ntwlt  ill FniiU iiinl (')i'iuinii'iualH    l.nrn;  ",st lict of ntiw Kjii������!',iiil\ii'i> ovur off.  id'etl.    8lin*(   now   nt   lif*.d,   tndlin;i  riiiiuuin.    Licctit'i'il l'V   I'v.O,   (������ov  <*���������  '. rionoiit to M-ll in iiin !Vovitu*.*.-, \d  Not Breakfast Food.  He only llvod for an alone  And culture.   Cun you boat lt?  But fate was most unkind to hlra,.  For, oh. he couldn't eat it!  PERT PARAGRAPHS.  Thero nr<> plenty of men  who con-  Blder thenipelv'f.v.i'brilliiint and original-  \ri?t boi-uuse tlicy Insist on having tboliv  dv,*u way.  Tho 'reason why so many married  women hnve imicIi a hoppy Bkippy wall*  luivl audi a worried look I.s because  lliey luvo tried. f?.o long to snve appear-  .uues and to keep step with their bus-  ���������jands.  : i  6       8  laiior.  Ladies'   Tailor-Mado  Costumes, Men's and  Bo)\s' Suits, etc. etc.  Prices Reasonable.  C U Vi E H it I, A XI),   B. C.  FOR  t-M.l.  ' A.hot wator Ui*l������-i  with   .iMaclr  menu al mott n^vv,     A. ply at thi*  offii'.a.  T  _ | *nd Adventure  Ashore and Afloat  ll you like to read of the experiences ol  anglers, shooters and campers or yachtlnft;  or if you are Interested in country life, asX  your newsdealer for Forest and Stream,  or write for free specimen copy, or seno  twenty-five cents for four weeks trial trig.  Forest and Stream, is a Urge illustrated  weekly loutraal, which contains thefollowmg  'departments: ._  Game Bag and Gun.       Nalura! History,  Sen nnd River FtsKinrt.  Yachitn*.  The Sportsman Tourist, CtuvoeinjJ,  Rifle and Trap, Kennel.  We send free oar catalogue of the best booke  \ on outdoor life and recreation.  FOREST AND STREAM PUB. CO.  346 Broadway, New York City.  Changes of ails inu.st be   in   thia  olIk.(jnotla'oi' bum Monday  noon  fees Cottoci Root Compound.  Tho'sroatTJlo'-lKO lo-de, u.id  " Monthly  i eau  tibwpaca  {.&I'fsSF** -*e*x m ������i"-'ii������u���������������.-,'.. i, in', I'll. 'A  W$S*i>   tA) It*di-tgrtseuKtronner. tit. No.U,  '   "    .vpoo.lal cases, Si per boit,  * Liy nil driifrtrffito, or     "  la  on  rcoolpb of p  >y   f'J," .spoc.Mi viiscN, ub pur  UUJb  --J Sold Liy nil avngghda, or ftwill  VT^ propald on rcoolpb of prkft.  N*,,    ������������������ Fro������ pamphlet. 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I', m      &*>���������*'  -mUtmmV&mt^  ',   ���������  ft*     .iH,'"  V (i:' ' ,' 11, t     'i    1 r>U   ��������� ���������' ��������� .  \<)\ T c,'til ili.'.'. n\  ..  rOEOXTO     -' -     UNTAltM'  ,-��������� '���������  A  ,m^;.j>  PaM  ''<*,>���������>' .rthi,.-' l.iu,i>  The HUDoOHS BAY CO  Ti-^W *   ���������"      ���������''*        r*       'it>   ���������  WW*',.    *.'���������*,: .   i ������ ..      ��������� Ai   -  ���������������-/ /**% m\m  W     V U i.l   'mm m-m      ' -~'X 12 "������������������   -    VAT  T  Sclo AaonUfor H 0  ���������to  $.������ THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  BILEANS SHOULD BE  Ofi ALL FARMSTEADS  ���������     . ������  '"HANDIEST    AND  BEST    HOUSE-  HOLD MEDICINE." **���������  The Gamblers Hands.  'That man    is  a  'night    worker,'  indefinite,  well kriown New York    lawyer  probably a faro dealer," said a de- says that in his earlier professional  tective to a friend, as the tvo stood days he was glad to expand his slen-  farmers and farmers' wives , say that  Bileans are tbe handiest and most ett'ec  tive family medicine ever discovered.  You have indigestion bad t Two bileans  taken after each meal will rid you oi  tb������ pains like magic ! Constipation, per  baps, is your trouule ? Bileans oure it  without causing a single pang of griping I Headache, biliousness, heart trouble,  piles, and all disorders arising from  faulty liver and stomach action, are  cured quickly  and surely  by  Bileans.  Mrs. V. La venture, of Beaumont, Al-  terta. says: -for over ten years 1 was  ailing���������could not sleep, had pains alter  food, constipation, headache, and seemed  without energy. A few boxes of Bileans  -gave me  back my  health."  All   druggists   and   stores    sell   UUuans  , at 50o per  box. or from  Bilean  i;o��������� To-  ���������ronto, for prioe.   6 box for *l.%.  ���������Relic of the Romans Found.  Xondon.���������A beautiful tesselated Roman pavement was discovered at  Colchester during the leveling of a  new green for the Colchester Bowling  dub.  'Minard's Liniment Cures- Colds, etc.  ilifrs. Griggs���������So you managed to  fget to the bargain counter for me.  Did you see anything real cheap  Uhere ;  ���������Griggs���������Yes; I caught a glimpse of  '-myself in a mirror.���������Boston' Trans-  ���������"cript.  A NIGHT CAP  TTake two Beecham's Pills on re-  ' tiring and avoid any ill effectf  ' from a late meal. Then you will  ���������leep -soundly, awaken with a  '���������clear head and a high opinion  -ot the great stomach remedy,  3told Everywhere.    'In boxes 25 ceata.  SHAWA  Galvanized Steel  HINGLES  ^KSS-tfaS^toBttS^ IttRu:-..  The cheapest good  They do shinpfl e i s the  costless "Oshawa. "Good  for a " century's  weather-wear. Guaranteed  for 25 years without your  even painting��������� " Oshawa  double-galvanized shingles  need no paint to outlast  any roonng there is.  Make roofs fire-proof,  too, ��������� guaranteed in  every way you want.  Cheap in first cost as eom-  mon wood shingles, yet  more durable than slate.  Sold under a written guarantee that really means  something to the buyer.  Ton can't  afford any  other kind  With a hammer,  Easy *0 a snips, and horse-  pot on sense anybody  can roof buildings  right with "Oshawa "Galvanised Steel Shingles.  They need no cleats. They  lock on all FOUR sides.  Made in only one grade���������  of 28-guage semi-hardened  sheet steel in the patented "Oshawa" way  II  "Ottawa"  Shinies art  ai Investment, cot as  expense.  on a street corner the other afternoon, while the person alluded to by  the detective passed bv. "Know  him?" asked the friend,' "Not  yet," replied the detective, "but I  may later." "How do you know he's  a faro dealer, then?" "I don't know  it," was the reply, "but that he is  in some such business is evident from  the peculiar pallor of his face, which  you may have noticed. You wouldn't  get that particular shade if you work  der income by bill collecting. On  one occasion he had a bill against a  man who, incidentally, has since  achieved a success which puts him  beyond the necessity of such an indefinite statement as he made on that  occasion. The youag lawyer found  him with his feet propped up on his  desk, while he gazed dreamily at the  ceiling through a cloud of tobacco  smoke.  . ,     . ,    "But, really, sir, I must insist that  ed in a bank or at a desk all day you give me some definite idea as to  long. It's the artificial light and the when you will settle," the lawyer  bad ventilation that does it, I guess, said, after having been gently re-  Keeping in the noise of the rattling  buffed.  chips keeps out the air in most cases, ��������� The author consented to lower his  and those dealers work as steadily j eyes and to wave his pipe languidly,  and  as  regularly as anybody    else.i    "Why, certainly, sir���������though there  Perhaps you noticed, too, that his  hands were smooth and clean, in far  better condition than yours or mine,  or the' average' business man's. The  professional gambler may not like his  pallor, but he takes great pride in  his hands."���������Philadelphia Record.  A Kecognized .Regulator  tlie digestive organs into symmetrical  working is the aim cf physicians  when they find a patient suffering  from stomach irregularities, and for  this purpose they can prescribe nothing better than Parmelee's Vegetable  Pills, which will be found a pleasant  medicine of surprising virtue in  bringing the refractory organs into  su^ection and restoring him to normal action, in which condition only  can they perform their duties proper-  ly.  seems to me to be a rathfer unnecessary commotion about this trifle," he  drawled.  "I will pay the bill as soon as I  think of it after receiving the money  which  a publisher will  pay me    in  case he accepts the novel which   I  , will write and send him just as soon  To  bring'as * feel in an energetic mood after  8  a really good idea for a plot has occurred to me .'"���������Harper's Weekly.  WEAKENED BY LA GRIPPE.  fay  An alumnus of St. Stephen's college  said of the late Bishop George F.  Seymour:   !  Bishop Seymour founded St. Stephen's and we treasure here many anecdotes about his wardenship.  The bishop was very fond of trees,  and one day, walking with a  Health    and  Strength    Regained  Taking Dr. Williams' Pink Pills.  The after effects of la grippe are  more serious than the disease itself.  Its victims are left low spirited and  depressed; they are tertured with  headaches and backaches; fever and  chills. It leaves the sufferer an easy  prey to bronchitis, pneumonia, rheumatism and often that most dreaded  of all diseases, consumption. For  the after, effects of la grippe there  is absolutely no medicine can equal  Dr. Williams Pink Pills. Every dose  helps make new, rich, red blood that  drives disease from the system,   and        ..   .._.���������,    a    _ young .  lady, he pointed out to her some of. makes weak despondent men and wo  the fine trees in the neighborhood.  She professed great interest and delight.    She cried:  "How (> the noble aspect of beautiful  trees stirs up the keenest emotions of  the soul!" Then patting a great,  rough tree trunk, she went oh, "You  superb oak, what would you say" if  you could talk ?"  The bishop smiled.  "I believe  I  can  be his  interpreter," he murmured.   "He would, prob-  ,ably^say,,JIJLb.eg-_4rAur_p^  I am a beech.'���������Rochester Herald.  Minard's. Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen,���������-My daughter, 13 years  old, was thrown from a sleigh and  injured her elbow' so. badiy it remained s and very painful for  three years, four bottles of Ivlui-  'U-ti, u j-'-.IMENT completely cured  her and she has not been troubled  for two years.  Yours truly,  J.  B. LlVEStJUE.  St. Joseph, P.O., Aug., WW.  ..'^*- More than 100 farm  lightning buildings wero  proof, too damaged in Ontario alone last year  by lightning. Not one of them  would bav-9 been harmed If  they'd been "Oshawe"-roofed.  These shingles insulate abulia*  * fflf���������mnkeTtsafeatrslnsterfetTr  ' element.  Let ns tell you what  it will cost you Co rvwf the  * ** Oshawa' 'way,  Oot ov fret  book ���������toof-  In* light������  berat yon  loofaBiiiig  FeHiarlfeople  Of Oshawa      ���������  Toronto  ltOeltam  "Why, William!" exclaimed Mrs.  Jorkins the other morning early, as  she met Jorkins at the door. "How  dare you come home in. this condition  at this outrageous hour ? You promised faithfully that ot New Year's you  would stop your loose conduct and  turn over a new"   Catching at an extenuating suggeS'  tion ho thought he saw in these words  jorkins hastened to explain: ' "Thash  just it, Mari', I did turn over anew  one, but it belonged to the loosh  leaf syshtem."���������Chicago News.  Good Digestion Should <.ait Un  Appetite���������To have the'stomach well  is to havo tho nervous system well.  Very delicate are the digestive or  guns, In some so sensitive are they  that atmospheric changes affect thom.  When they become disarranged no  botter regulntor is procurable tluin  I'lvi'ineloe's Vegetable Pills. They wm  assist tlio digestion so that tho hearty  oator will Buffer no inconvenience  nnd will derive nil the benefits of  liis food.  men bright, cheerful and strong. Miss  Eugenie Donaldson, of St. Jerome,  Que., found a cure through these  pills after other remedies had failed  to help her. She says: "I took 'a  grippe and did not seem able to  shake it off. It developed into bronchitis; I coughed day and night and  grew so weak that I/opuld hardly  move about. I tried remedy after  remedy, but as nothing seemed to  help me I began to dread that con-  sumption was___developing and that  my case was incuraMe. ^2T"fit������nt!"  urged me to try jt. Wffliams' Pink  Pills and following that advice I took  the pills faithfully, .following the directions given for their use. I am  thankful I did so for they fully restored my strength and I haive since  enjoyed perfect health. I will always advise sick and ailing people  to give Dr. Williams' Pink Pills a  trial for I firmly believe they will  find great benefit from their use."  Rich, red blood is the one' thing  needed to maintain health) and  strength. Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  actually make rich, red blood. -That  is the reason of their ������reat popularity in every country in the world.  That is why they cure anaemia, general weakness, rheumatism, neuralgia,  indigestion, St. Vitus dance, partial  paralysis and the ills of girlhood and  womanhood, with all its distressing  headaches. See that you get the  genuine pills with the full name "Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills for Pale People" on the wrapper around each'box.  Sold by all medicine dealers or by  mail at 50 cents a box: or six boxes  for $2.50 from the Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  EXHAUSTED NERVES  LEAD TO INSANITY  It is Wise to Keep the Nervous System in  Full Health and Vigor by Using  Dr. Chase's Nerve Food.  The leading artist of a great New  Yor* newspaper committed suicide  recently because on his return home  he found his apartments in disorder,  the painters and decorators being in  possession.  This is an illustration of overwrought nerves leading to insanity,  and, whatever may be the last straw  to unbalance the mind, there can be  no aoubt that exhaustion of the  nerves is always a cause of mental  collapse.  Diseases of the nerves are common  to all walks of Iih, and the earlier  symptoms are sleeplessness, nervous  headaches, loss of memory, inability  to concentrate the mind, indigestion,  tired, languid, feelings, discouragement and despondency.  Dr. Chase's Aerve Food cures diseases of the nerves in the only natural way, by actually increasing tne  amount of nerve force in the body.  By its ������ regular and persistent use  the most severe forms of nervous exhaustion, such as partial paralysis,  prostration, and locomotor ataxia, are  thoroughly iand completely cured.  Mrs.  J.  Hatcher,    224  oherbrooKe  street, Peterboro', Ont., and wiiose  husband is a moiaer at the Hamilton Foundry, states:  "i had an attack of inflammatory  rheumatism, which <ett me in a very  rundown state of health, and in fact  my whole nervous system seemed exhausted and worn out. 1 could not  sleep, and at times the pains in my  head were almost unbearable. As a  rseult of these symptoms 1 was unable to attend to my housework, and  felt miseraoie most of the time. Un  the advice of a friend 1 began using  Dr. Chase's Nerve Food, and can say  that it has proved a very great benefit to me. i ara able to do my own  work now, and feel stronger and  healthier than 1 have for years. 1  can truthfully state that this is due  to tne use of Dr. Chase's Nerve Food,  which 1 consider a great heaita  builder."  If you would feel strong and well  and avoid all the ills and weakness  so common^at this season, enrica  your blood and revitalize your nerves  by the use of Dr. Chase's Nerve  Food, 50 cents a box, 6 boxes for  $2.50, at alt dealers or Edmanson,  Bates & Co., Toronto.  No One Suited.  "It's too bad about young Gold-  rocks and the girl he is engaged to.  Neither of them is good enough for  the other." "Why do you think  that ?" "I've been talking the matter over with both families."���������Milwaukee Sentinel.  PMe Terrors Swept Away.���������Dr. Agnew's Ointment stands at the head as a  reliever, healer and' sure cure forPllee  in all forms. One application will give  comfort in a few minutes, and three to  six days' application according to directions wffl cure chronic cases. It relieves  all itching and burning skin diseases in  a day.   35 cents.���������79  Thought It Was Something New.  Tho bartender was from Boston.  "Ih this my whiskey P" enquired  tho patron, as ho tnpp'od tho bottle  the \vhite-flpronod export hnd pushed  toward him.  The bartender smiled.  "That Is your alcoholic distillate  from fermented grain," ho replied,  The patron frowned," lio said, "but  if you recommend this new stuff I'll  take a ehnneo nnd try it."-Cleveland  Plain Dealer.  The Dnd���������My son, I want to* tell  you that the secret of my success,  as it must be of any man's, is hard  work.   I   Son���������Sh! Dad, I don't care to  hoar other people's secrets, and I am  too much of a gentleman to take advantage of information gained that  vt'O'Or Sny no more.���������Cleveland Loader.  The Boy���������Please, sir, I've come for  the ipb of errand boy at this shop.  The Boss���������But I don't want an errand boy.   I've got one already.  The Boy���������No, you ain't, sir. He's  just bin run over by that cah over  thorer���������Pick-Me-Up:������������������*.���������.-���������--" ���������"���������-*-������������������  Towne���������She says you're "an impertinent cad." What have you said  or done ?   '  Browne���������Nothing; that's .the trouble. When we were out walking yesterday the wind blew her hair about  her face most becomingly,' and she  said, "I know I'm a perfect fright."  I didn't say a word.���������Philadelphia  Press.  Hot Shot.  With our foreman at home shot  three times, a printer in the Blount-  ville jail half-shot, another in the office not worth shooting, the Comet is  issued under great difficulties this  week.���������Johnson City (Tenn.)   Comet.  Thos. Sabin of Eglinton, says: *'l-  have removed ten corns from my  feet with Holloway's Corn Cure."  Reader, go thou and do likewise."  Minard's Liniment Cures Diphtheria,  "You are a liar/' declared a member of the Constitutional convention.  "You 'are another," retored the accused.  "Gentlemen, gentlemen," expostulated the Chair mildly, "just pair, and  let us have peace.'" ���������' Philadelphia  Ledger.  Mother Graves' Worm Jixtermina-  tor has no equal tor destroying  worms in childiren and adults. Bee  that you get- the genuine when purchasing.  Young Husband1���������Don't you think,  darling that my smoke is likely to  spoil the curtains ?  Young Wife���������You are the best and  most considerate husband that ever  lived, dear,   Of course it would.  Young Huslkmd���������Well, then, you  had bettor tmke them down,���������Illustrated Bits.  Berlin  to  Vladivostock.  Berlin. ��������� The first overland mail  from here to the Far East since the  outbreak of the war between Japan  and Russia left Berlin recently for  Vladivostock, which city is to be  reached in 17 days. Thence the mail  will be shipped to Nagasaki, Japan,  arriving there two days later, and  reach Shanghai, China, 48 hours after  -wardsr-making-2I-days���������transit-from~  Berlin to Shanghai.  Yon cannot possibly have  a better Cocoa than  EPPSS  A delicious drink and a sustaining  food. Fragrant, nutritions and  economical. This excellent Cocoa  maintains the system in robust  health, and enables it to resist  winter's extreme cold.  COCOA  Sold by Grocers and Storekeeper!  In i-lb. and i-lb Tins,  The ARNOTT METHOD is the  only logical method for tht cure  of 8tammarlnj. It trtati the  CAUSE, not merely the HABIT,  ���������nd Insures natural spsech.  Pamphlet, particulars and refer.  tncas sent on request.  THE    ARNOTT INSTITUTE,  Berlin, Ont., Oan.  f!^;!������y''???^^.V������IIji  of railway  men   were  .*!lcn  A number  i  HtlDIS    ���������iltl-rll.l.-'it  ' dent".  I "Tho mads in Scotland," Raid ono  (\ciol, "used to have a bad name,  indeed, in respect to accidents. No  ono thought of embarking on a railway iouriit'y uiiloHH ho had provided  himHidf witli an accident poiiuy ui'  insurance.  "The famous Dr. Norman Maclood  was once about to sot off on a long  journey through tho Scotch country.  Just as tho train was pulling out the  clergyman's servant put his head in  through tho window and said*.  "Hn'e ye ta'on an insurance ticket,  H������r t'  "'] hnve,* replied tho doctor,  "'Then.' replied the servant, 'write  yo'er name on it and gi'e it to me,  They ha'e an awful habit of robbln'  the corpses on this line."  Minard's Liniment Cures Distemper.  "Our postman," says a Philadelphia  biisinoHs man, "always rings, our doorbell good ond hard whon ho loaves  any mail. He comes along regularly  as clockwork at 8 a.m., but does not  always leave mail for me, and, consequently, tho doorbell does not always ring. Whon I want to aot up  early I just buy a postcard in the  afternoon and mall ll to myBolf,"  Before  It ��������� ruAtty ef Ithtiet, trt]m ani tmtma.  Ib all iltei for woaua, aea.aai  ���������UUna, aad gumaudby year ent mm*  W.   N.    U.   No, Ml.  STATELY  HALLWAYS  when decorated with  Alabastine have a lustrous  richness. Our illustrated  'book, "Homes, Healthful and Beautiful,"  tells why Alabastine is the most durable  of all wall-coverings���������how it destroys*  disease germs,- aad how you can decor-,  ate your home with Alabastine at much  less cost than with any other material.  Bind ten eenti for a eepy ot ������������������ Homes, HaeWrfui  and Beautiful," with maay dainty, new ideal  for the decoration ef your home.  Alabaatina la sold by hardware and paint dealers  everywhere���������-a 5 pound package tor 50 eenta,  THE^^. A* few ������**���������**��������� ter Mnt ear*. HBVt* ������OU> l������ 101*.,  19  LTD  IN WI U.OW STRUT. PARIS. QNX  *****    ������  * ������.tr* . f<w-!?*r'"j*1*^.1 -  t$>yr v, *y J ������������������ ��������� /,, >-v*'..f '-m^}^A^J;r}vW%>V; '.",' .���������>*"_  :������*���������  <���������?���������.  ���������let  THE  NEWS,  CUMBERLAND. BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  PEANUTS! V/HO  WAS there ever a boy, or girt,  either, whfi didn't like peanuts?  . If there was. I am sure Polly  Ei ans has never met him. What fun  would a circus be without a bag* or two,  of peanuts to feed the animals, two-  leg.jed and four?  Mow many of you really know more  about this delicious nut, except that it is  so mighty good to eat that when we got  started it is very hard to stop?  Some children would not even know  what you meant If you went down to a  stand and asked for five cents' worth of  fresh roasted peanuts. For they perhaps call them groundnuts or goobers  or earth nuts or plndars, according to  the part of the country in which they  live. Tou see, the peanut is a plant of  many names.  say next summer, when inclined to get  cross, "This ls good peanut weather."  It will make you feel more cheerful.  Did you ever think what a lot of work  it takes to have this peanut crop, of  which Americans are so fond that they  use from 4,000,000 to 6,000.000 bushels a  year?  First, the ground must be weeded very  carefully; then early In October, as soon  as the nuts show they are ripe, the  farmer runs a plow under each row to  cut off the main roots. Then he pulls  up the vines all covered with nuts and  heaps them in great piles, seven or eight  feet high, around a stake. Not for three  or four weeks are the nuts ready to be  picked ottc  Nor does this picking end the work.  All these millions of shells muat be  Playthings Made of Peanuts  Did any ot you ever see great fields  of peanuts growing on thick green,  hairy stems about two feet high?. After  the flower has fallen the stem which  supports it bends down till it pushes Into  the ground, where tbe fruit or pod de-  velops...  The peanut's native home is down in  Brazil, but soon after South America  was discovered it was taken back by the  explorers to Europe, and every one there  found it. so good it was soon cultivated  in all the warm countries. For the peanut, you must know, loves an early  spring and a hot, moist summer. As this  is just the kind of weather that makes  boys and girls feel cross and growl over  the humidity,  you must remember to  sorted, the broken and discolored ones  thrown away, andxthe others cleaned  and polished. Thousands of boys and  -girls earn their living by getting the  peanuts ready and-packed up to send all  over America and Europe for the roasting machine.  Nice, hot roasted nuts are not the  only way we can use peanuts. Soma  people in Europe press the oil out of  them to use for a salad dressing, and  then the meal is fed to cattle or pigs.  Who doesn't like peanut butter sandwiches? Peanut soup ls very nourishing,  while peanut toys and dolls are such  sport to make that you mutt be sura to  make some of these.  ^0W^A^^**^^^^^^-^^^^A^^^^^^^^^0i^^^^^*^������ '*^***e*Smr*mm^**mS***mi**,r*^m+*^*^^m^mm0  N THE month of September, at the time  of full moon, devout  Japanese villagers are  accustomed to wend  their pilgrim way, by  moonlight, along  beautiful, winding  paths, to the ancient  sljrlnee on the moun-  taintops and there  make their pious offerings to the moon.  One such shrine  stands on the top ot  Usui Pass. By the  pass for many, many,  centuries���������Indeed, up  to a brief half century ago���������passed and  repassed east and  west the armed cavalcades of warring  Samurai. Poor Samurai! Their day is  over. No longer are  they to be seen crossing Usui in pursuit of enemy or support of friend. For  now they must follow the paths of  peace Vith the rest of their countrymen.  One evening we joined the pilgrimage  to the shrine on Usui Pass, and near  the top we came to a village, where we  halted for a view of the misty, moonlit  valleys at our feet and the black, rugged .mountains beyond and about'us, We  could almost touch the sealike clouds  that broke about the mountain peaks,  and almost see the silver streams that  wound their way among the hills.  Climbing a long flight of steps, we  came to an oM temple, from which ts  the finest view of all. It is uninteresting to leok at, this bare Shinto temple,  with no burnishing save a polished  metal mirror and a bronze bell, which  worshipers ring when they come to do  homage to their ancestors.  But it has a monument���������one rude,  moss-grown stone set up on another  and larger stone, with an inscription tn  Chinese characters too old and worn to  read���������and about this monument the following legend runs:  There lived long, long ago a warrior  King, and this King had the misfortune  to offend one of the jealous gods, who  immediately decreed that the King must  die unless he could And a friend to die  In blr stead.   Now, the Kipg was not  afraid to die, but he knew that his life  was more valuable than most men's  lives. So he called his comrades about  him and asked which one of them was  willing to give up bis life to save the  King's. One after another he asked, but  although every last mun was a mighty  warrior and ready to die if need be in  the midst of battle, not a single one of  them could be found who was willing  to give up his life In place of the King.  A.  A!lrfl??  Down From thc Cliff  The King then wept bitterly, aad Ifc  chanced that the Queen came upon hltfe  as he grieved.  "Why are you so sorrowful?" she?  asked. And when he told her, she, too������  wept and mourned; but a little later ah*  recovered her composure and begged her  lord tp attend a feast which she intended preparing for him. ,  The royal tents were found pitched  close by a cliff which overhung th*  sea, their silk banners fluttering in the  breeze. Here, to the minor music of the*  kote, the King and his comrades feasted:  and conversed, the Queen sitting by ber  lord dressed in royal brocade that was  embroidered all over with cherry flowera  and golden peacocks and blue waterfalls, while in her hair she wore a golden  comb. After the meats and,other heavy  foods came* rich dainties, which werfc  spread before them on the beautifully-  lacquered tables���������dried persimmons.,  bean paste, sweetmeats moulded Into,  the shape of gay chrysanthemums and  rose petals and stars, and bowls of rice-  made sake; which the warriors lustily-  quaffed.  Then the Queen stole unnoticed froir-  the scene of revelry and made her way  alone to the top of the cliff which overlooked the sea.  Here she gazed at the sun slowly setting amidst a blaze,of glorious gold.  "Royal like myself !'r murmured the-  Queen, "and though setting now, 'twill-  rise again. So, though I die, shall I not.  live again, because 1 have saved the life-  of my lord?"  She was young and strong and happy.,  and life was sweet to her; but great  love gave her courage to die. And so���������  when morning came and they searched  for her, no sign of the Queen did thejr  And, until, at last, far down on ther  sands at the foot of the cliff, they came  upon her golden comb.  And then the King knewi that the-  Queen had given up her life, a sacrifice for his; and he mourned for her bitterly many weary days, and made a sad:  pilgrimage to this^yery temple on the*  way to Usui Pass; and here he erected  this monument, and on it inscribed the-  story of the noble tleath of his Queen.  Then, gazing over the plain below, he.-  said thrice in a melancholy voice, "A-au-  ma wa ya!" lAlas! my wife) and froir-  this eastern Japan came by its name,  Azuma. , POLLY EVANS. ,  gaTXEARIE ME, thle town is get-  I J ting so disgraceful dirty, I'll  *^ have to ask Mr. Mayor to get  out a conjunction against the soot,"  aaid Polly, with such a funny imitation  of what the children called "Aunt Sue's  club meeting manner" that mother  laughed heartily...  "What's the trouble, child, that the  ������oot bothers you? Has nurse been doing  too much scrubbing to hands?"  " 'Taln't that, mother, though it Is horrid to haveisome one say flfty-leventy  times a day, 'Oh, such dirty little paws.  Jest scamper off and give them a bath;'  but It's my children's clothes! My  washes is awful! Violet Rose and Adeline, can only wear a white dress once,  while Babklns will break me up lf I try  to keep him sweet and clean,  ���������  "Cook ls cross when I only ask her to  "Is that so?" said mother.  "Suppose  you go and look and perhaps some one  : else will be 'sprised!"  Sure enough! there in the nursery, waa  the cunnlngest, most complete washing  set, a gift from mother, who had taken  pity on Cook" Norah.  Polly immediately decided to have a  washing party, to get all her children's  clothes clean at once.  Mary, Nettle and Bess came in from  next door, and even Polly's brother  Tom decided to help ,  Such a splendid wash day as It was.  No cross laundresses were found there  to growl about "the big wash."*  Nora waa so pleased with the new arrangement she gave them all the soap  and blue and starch they wanted.  Polly made a splendid lather and  ���������crubbed away with a will; Tom fasten-  BEAUTY AND COMFORT IN THE BATH ROOM  A BATH ROOM got up in all white���������  from celling to floor covering���������ia  a delight to the woman who has  plenty of time or assistants to keep that  room ln exquisite order. If she has  neither, let her choose instead a blue  and white room, which is almost as  clean looking and a great deal easier to  keep in order.  For the walls use one of those papers  which have an oilcloth finish. ThlB, if  properly hung, can be wiped off witn a  damp cloth as often as spots or-soil  make lt necessary. Very pretty all  white or cream white paper���������absolutely  ..plain except for Us polished surface-  comes. White oilcloth paper, with markings of pale gray, which divide into '  delicate patterns, makes a hanging for  an uneven wall that Is better than a  plain paper, yet which doesn't take at  all, for some peculiar reason, from the  general Impression of all white.  Some of the new oilcloth papers imitate tiling bo perfectly that It needs a  close glance to tell the difference, especially those ln blue and white, with  the "ny patterns copied directly from  tiles And the beauty about fixing a  bath room in bluo and whlto is that  the woodwork oan be left unchanged,  while for an all white room it must be  sandpapered until every bit of the colored paint Is oft, then given a good  coat of white paint, followed by a  coat of enamel. If you are careful about  the sandpapering, the white paint will  look aa though nothing else had ever  been upon the woodwork. Yet the  walls, white ail tho way down to the.  floor, effect a perfect transformation of \  tha room,  .  Your bath tub should be. of course,  of porcelain, to carry out the idea of  the room in its prettiest fashion; but if  you've the old-fashioned kind, ln its setting . of wood, remove, the paint from  that wood, as well as from the surbase,  and paint and enamel It, too. Treat the  tub with the sort of enamel especially  prepared for just such work. Don t use  the ordinary enamel paints for such  work or painting a tub, whatever you  do. It has a way of coming off in  streaks and spots.  BATB CONTEIVANCES  White wood for the floor shows every  mark too readily to prove satisfactory,  yet some very 'attractive rooms have  had the floor painted white like the rest  of the room. A better way is to cover  it with white oilcloth, or, if possible,  to match oilcloth and oilcloth paper exactly. White bath rugs, suspiciously  like Turkish towelB, but mighty comfortable, for all that, or those Interesting ones evolved by artistic workers  from apparently the crudest of materials���������white woven rags���������make inexpensive and easily cleaned rugs, But  don't get anything that is heavy,  Everything should be of a kind that  will plump Into a tub and wash, Instead of getting so heavy the Instant  .it gets in tho water that an ordinary  cleaning is practically impossible.  For a blue and white room, thoso  blue and whlto bath rugs are as satis-  factory as anything could be.  Nickel fixtures are loss expensive and  morn easily kept in order than those of  brans, , while   those   combinations   of  Rlass and nickel give a pretty  littlo  ght touch to the room.  Giar* shelves,  mounted witb nickel, hold brush and*,  comb and hand glass; glass bars, also-  mounted with nickel, make splendid^  towel racks, and soap dishes and sponge  racks, and a thousand, and one half  necessities, half luxuries, come In somer  form of glass, with supports and trimmings of the nickel.  Duplicates of nearly all of these little*.  things come made of metal or of hard-,  wood, enameled in white, for that, alti  white room, With them are used white?  china or heavy white crockery.  Of course, there are hundreds of thing*-  made for the extravagantly pretty bath  rooms which are built into new, beautiful houBee���������exquisite tiles . made to at  together, something' after mosalo designs, into patterns which a single Uio!  . out ot place would mar; sets oi silver  and of silver and crystal,n which are  quite in keeping with the beautiful tiled  rooms w! :ch, they are Intended to  grace, and even exquisite marble stat-  * uettes made to put into tiny alcoves and  corners (set around with mirrors) by  way of decoration.  Ana, uesldes, there Is an Indescribable)  number of bath contrivances, from those  rooms fitted with a bath sunk in the  floor and approached by steps to tbo  simplest of shower bath makeshifts���������a  sort of tubing which fits on to an nr<U- ..  nary spJgot. . t  But for the ordinary bath room, par--  hops papered in some "left-over" paper,,  perhaps 'lark and tiny-a sort of eyesore  ���������o the housekeeper who takes a genuine -  pride in every other part of her house-  oilcloth papers and a trontment of m-.  simple color schema carried out In,  every detail make a delightful change.  mmw���������v ��������� J* 'tr "'I'M * Vi "r - i-r,*rr>rriri 'nrnriT.���������-iftriiirnr^iwnm^^  w^^iwnr>r>ii-irnnrrii"ii~,r.-iii-,nn~i'>nri->-rir-ii-rii ii'nv ��������� '���������-������������'������< vw^i^vwmm. run ruifljuinj^fc  Women's Ways of Making Money "-News Writing:  .   Experts Tell of the Requirements for Success  Several Incidents of Polly's Washdiy  please to  math  my vJiilUneiJ'e thine*-,  question la a serious ona, Why not do  your own washing!"  *V>ny, Mouisf Atwyituvt aa *i ��������� voum������.  , Norah would Just faket the, broom to  ma and 'call tha cop' right off. She'd be  ao mad to hava ma botherin' 'round.  Sha'd chae* ma awfull"     ���������  "I'm afraid. ������ha would, ��������� laughed  mother; "but I waa not thinking of th*  stationary tuba In tha laundry; th* nlay  room on** will do better, I'm *ure."  "Why, Mother Owynne, aa If there  waa tub* In the play room I I'm jaat  "ftoriaed at you."  *d up the lino tor Mury to hang out  tha clothe*; Nettie carrlod baok th* dry  garment* for Bass to Iron on th* new  fable, while baby Willi* aat by th*  atova, oh whioh th* irona wor* heating,  ouddllnjr Violet Ron and th* other children, that they did not take cold, slnca  nil .tk������U *i*il.*������ hmd e*n* to ih* m*.������k *t  one*.  Whan tha waehlng and Ironing were  flnlahed and every doll dressed in fresh,  ol*an clothta, thiy ail.looked ao lovely  thai mother waa brought to ��������������������������� than.  "* ������nMLN������w ^-M Ju>t orp**," Folly  aald. "why, waehlng la eoUndld. and  not ���������Mu* Monday' at all. I'm ������ln' to  hav* my whol* family wtar whit* all  tha Una, ao av*ry day can b* weak)  "TVmTTm  r By Cynthia Wcstover Alden  Copyright, 1905, by A. 8, Barns* ft Oo.  MRA ISABEL WORRELL BALL,  one woman writer who haa bean  admitted to th* pre** galleries of  mA .    tha   Congroaa   of   the   United  State*, auyat  "A newspaper woman muat be blossed  With good common sense; not uncommon  fame, for then aha will want to go on  tha managing editor'* desk the flrat  thing, 8h* mutt hava power* ot observation, command of good newspaper  ttnglun-not dictionary English, If you  plta^aHuid be ablo* to alt down in the  middle um efeknrjo note bar imprea-  lien or we Mine, ���������*      .    ..  "ih* muat bay* ������>und health, a good  tamper, nnaemr^*myi. above all thlnga,  muat [earn te JN1C4 that she la a woman, whan ib* mnrTu ���������*.*���������*��������� among man  at men'e wow. I eo not mean that ahe  muat be uawomMiy, Nothing would do  r..L,* hitiM U,aa i������������*t. Umi ll i* ������������,  wants to amok* In her presence when  aha la at work, fir iano his. hat on, or  take, his coat oft; or put hia feet on  the dealt, or do any of the thlnga which  aha would order him out of her parlor  for doing, iht must remember that It  all goee with the place ah* ia In. Whan  ahe meets that man at a reception, they  /  ao many would-be newspaper women do,  that the newspaper men treat them  badly. There nevor wa* a newspaper  man mean to ma In all my experience,"  k Mra. Ida Husted Harper, one of the  beat newspoper women In the United  States, gives her view* aa follows:  "The longer one la engaged in newspaper work the more fully ahe recog-  J ilies the. truth of the assertion, 'There  ��������� no training, no acquisition, nor form  of knowledge or experience which Is not  useful to the beginner in Journalism,  and to the lifelong prootitloner.1 She  never 'knows It oil,' exoept when ihe  begins In her 'profession.' lf, however,  we may particularise as to a few of  the leading requirement*, the sine qua  non. we will say that before the practical experience begin*, there must be  the foundation of a fair education, an  understanding of spelling, punctuation,  syntax, thn construction of sentences.  If to this la added a more extended  knowledge of rhetoric, purer and stronger ttiigntn win o������ tiie laaon.  Lea*Uag Xequlieuiauta,  . "The rule adopted in many of our  large ofllo**, to accept no copy which  riage, tbat popilar refuge for Incom*  petent women.  "Tbe woman who wiahea to be a newa-  paper reporter should ask herself if ah*<  Is able to toll from eight to fifteen hour**  a day, seven.daya In th* week; for thla.  la not in typewriting, makes a. knowledge of this art a necessity; while the  Who add* that of stenography is doubly  iMHh oan put on ineir east-iron society  ���������^t,.     .   J* iwnpttm iotiona. or ...  will make hsrself thoroughly d/sllked.  Banner* wit:  u������t not  evening dreea,'"She  ulna  ..MS  lab action*, or the  "Men Ilk* womanly woman, but still  they don't want any flinging vine' bu*i-  nee* about a newspaper o������e*. if a  woman will or������Y be natural~unl������aa nature haa made her very di*agr**abi*~  and u*������. eonimon sense, she will get  along all right; but f ah* doea, othw  anat, she will complain all the tlm*. as  pffltimwrt. and will And both nf th* iwnt.  aat advantage.  ���������'Some time ago I received a letter,  ungrammatical and .badly spelt, from  9 young woman desiring an Interview.  When ah* oame ahe stated that she had  left aohool and decided to take up  *journall*m.' Aft*r I had explained to  Mar that ahe eoujd not hope to do so un-  Ims she acquired a better education, she  aald 'Well, I've b**n trying to decide  whether to be a writer or get married,  txttAtmimmaUtaummm.' eo aba u-lamtrnM mar-  may be required of her,  I* she willing  to take whatever assignment may b������<  given; to go whprevor aent. to accomplish what ������ho I* delegated to do, at  whatever ri*k, or rebuff, or Inconveni.  ence; to brave all kind* of weather; to.  give up the frlvolltle* of   dress   that.  women love, and confine heraelf to ������.  plain, serviceable *ult; to renounco prao*  tlcally the Pleasure* of social life; ton,  put her relations to other* on a builnea*  basis; to .subordinate   personal   deilr**)  and eliminate the 'ego*; to be carenu  always to disarm prejudice against and  create an impression favorable to women In this oooupation; to expect no favor* on account of sex; to submit h*r  work to the warn* standard by whioh ���������  man's f* judged f"  journalism proper, us a neld for tb*  ncMvltlr* of wflrnen, otter* mnnv reward*, objective and subjective. At the.  beginning, let me explain what I meao.  by Journalism proper, f can only repeat  whnt I hay* said oyer and over again,  when asked my opinion on thla Subject.  ft  \a not Xbe werp n*rfMf.i������ of ml ees .  tor the weakly, monthly or daily newa"--  paper, or th* mere drawing of a ������alary  In a position held by strictly extrinslo  pull or Influence. It fa the conaclentloua?  continuous earning of a living, aa re*  portyr or editor, in th* collection or*  handling of daily nyw*. The objwtlvw  reward*, aummariaed, mean an honaat,  reasonably liberal malm one ner. Tha*  subjective .rewards, aummariaed, mean,  a perpetual broadening of the Intellect-  ukv nrl B-.i^:������;h'-*r������5tn of the worker.  '#>  lJ* TOE  NEWS,  aMBBRkATO,. WMTjEgg' GtWitiUflH^C.  -rrrersK  Campbell's  TUaNOVEBS, TAI&T3/  CHEESE CAKES,  FRUIT  SQUARES  25ctss .........   i>et: do������.  CREAM PUFFS,.,. .30c. doz.  Mf AT PIES  Hvei-y,. Saturday  I  f  ***  $$>3><$><������>*^*:$><$>'f4^  iT^ii;������aa  POLLEGIATE   SQIOOl  FOR  BOYS  L urels.        Belcher Street  Victoria R. C.  Patron and Vwitor,  TBI LORD  BISllOV  OF  COLUMBIA.  -.*���������������'��������� I. .���������I......I.W.  Hood Mualer  J.W. LAING, ESQ,,  M. A.,   OXF.OBD.  Aufotod by three Graduates of tho Rucog-  niaed UutVemtiw of Great Britaiu and Can.  ada.  i ...  Modorare terms for boarders,  THtopwty oons'ots of Ave aores with upajji-  ouh H.siiool tmildifig*, cxtxHmye rfiorfxurn-  ;rounda eymoaaium',     Cadet'corps o^t*x>n  i ���������     ������������������   ' '    '     ' r  APPLY TO HEAD MASTHB,  TENDERS  Tender* wi 1 b,e roc/'jvfd py the  undersigned up in Wedpmday 8ib  for the erection of a building for the  Eleciric Light Co. Piana ani!  specifications may be e.een at office  of R Qradt & Co, Saw mill.  L. A. MOUNCE.  .A Chinaman employed as a trim  mer at Union. Bay   hanged   himself to a tree by means of his queue  on Monday.  ger���������well he is no stranger in Cumberland and district���������we can only  say that h������ will do his best to make  the News a welcome visitor in as  many homes as possible, and every  effoort will be made to retain for its  present patrons their confidence  and esteem.  In conclusion we bespeak the cooperation of all so t^iat��������� we m^iy  have that support essential to make  the News a more successful home  journal.  *     Oyster River,  April 25 1907  Editor News���������  Idesireto publicly  express my thanks to those geutle-  mtttx who ciroulaied, and who signed a petition in my Whalf in the  recent police case against me.  That the petition did not reach  the authorities until too late' doe*  not lessen my feeling of gratitude,  tho more to that the action \va������ taken entirely without my'knowledge.  James Alolvo:.  S  tf  iH-1-  i-U,  FOR THE  FARM, GARDEN, LAWN  ���������or CONSERVATORY  Dr HP Millard left for the East  Friday,, the'serious illness of b'i'f  father being the cause of a hurried  visit to his homo there. ,.  Messrs \V. Hiiymaji   and   Alex  Maxwell* have purchased the Star  "Livery Stables.  NO seedless.plums, NO'pitless  ap-.  pies,-NO chiefs corn���������jysi- old  reliable varieties ut reasonable  ,.  '*,:'..;.   prices  Fertilizers Bee  Supplies  Suray Pumps  Spraying Materials Cut Flowers  Etc ,    Etc.  01dei.-te������t;ii)lir!it;d nursery on the  Mainluiidof B.C. CalalogF.-eo  M. J.HENRY  Affording, to Victoria advices,  Attorney-General Fulton has decided that no prosequi ionp ahall  take place in British Cohinibia un-  fler tho "Lord's Day Aot.'<- This is  a wise move and wil) meet with tho  fpprova) of the groat majority of  people of this province. .  No doubt the alliance people will  eel disappointed at, thin deeMon,  \)\\t thin to u great extent duo to  themselves, endeavoring lo ihrtut  on the peop'e legislation which in  y<) aay thu leant, intolerant. Thnt  thin opinion in not cloly that of  the bud men of the wild West has  J)een proved hy tho notion of a  large body of influential and cole*  hr������!������d men in Uie Kant, Prof.(joli|.  win.Smith among then, who huvo  lately formed ihcn.rtlvw into an  aeiociution for the moderate ol)Hor-  vancw*>������ two onm/uui, .um ouhijhj  criticiso the Al iance for atiempt-  Wft ������o coerce ���������*������������������' rljfhf* of tbe people  wider rtn intolerant rt liuionp ^uipe.  Tho aftociation -Mownl m is a reaction; nvd ������t will nun lo provide  ,���������.;,l������I'.f������.l ������������������������<? *'��������� ' ������������������'"'* 'i ''i*.' ..f  rf:i������ren*i"n or* ������b������������  >���������������������������'-' -Ah ������������������������ t },.���������!?  ,  ;*, l,t>  m������*n    III,.* *������������������   i i  , . ,   : ;,<.  t^***4****^^  C. H TARBELL  'aa������ia������aa���������<nw������ii������ewiwiw wi<wiwmx#ifaiiaTnw>aiaw������  HIGH GRADE STOVES  Andall KITCHtiN UTENSILS  Sportsmens Goods  and  Genera! Hardware  <&reeailbi������ttses ami  P. O. Ad������~  dress   snio w.-cnui.Bt-i R*. d.~  BRAN JH M U USER] ES���������South Vancouver  P.S.���������If your local merchams dn not  hAndlv niy s^eds, send direct. Wo pte-  pay 50 packets absqiMed varieties of  GARDEN SEEdS ir} grdinary 5c papers  (tesied stock) to your Nearest post office  for $1���������-20 packetsfor 50c,, trial collection  TrHMIPii HASEill"  Barrister and Solicfrto.  staid *     ,������    *  Notary Publio"*>  Conveyancing  OumlJBitail     BJ.  ! *  tttdtoniV priyih.inf.!* "- ���������,.iai..i������i i>- :������gh  through iMflhg k<*ptnt steady work.  will be'able to enjoy, with their  wives and faniili^.p, a few of thwe  harmleart pie ^niep which go to  make life wonh living af n litimiui  on at leii8t one day in tho wmk,  and not hav to live on that day in  deadly fearo*5 being arreted oh did  the New Kngland mothor*3 in olden  time if thoy so much a������ kiHHed limit  children on the Lord's Day Attorney General Fnllon oould not in  the faun of the public opinion of  B.C., and in fact of all Oiinnda,  do othcrwine than dieooun ton unci*  iho Pharinaical trend of thisobiinx  ioui- legis-lation.  \V, H. Anpkksm.    0- ���������'  With thia ikhuo wh are pleu������od to*  nr.nouce oour tontU-rt and pntronx  of both Iho Nkws and the Kntor-  prii>o thAtthe interest? of both pu -  perB become oue. We expect to  better fcrvo ourreivderB and adver-  tiierB.  I'n'l^r thn \)rt**f*nt nrrang^ment  thn News nne a woll equipped job  ,,,- ], 1 ." Mifi.t :'.rid w������������ k will bt-  -;,.... ,1 < v.   'h ���������* v,''li   ;jH'ak' for it-  An for ihe new editor and tiiana-  Until l> ther noiioo woqupte. beef  by the quarter a* follows  FOHK QUAHTRU      -     ���������    -    SotS  HlNDiiL'AJCJ'Wf,    -    -    -     iGoti*  J. McPHEETSoNS- -  DrN8Mi.nn Avk.  CUMJIHIiLAim,.  BIRTHS.  '  Hlltril���������AT U-Hpilal, Ja������l Wed..-.  noHhiy, Mrn I. U   ThooHon   of   a  I'.irl.  Blltfir On Surunlay lant,   Mra  Wm .McLehati, a boy,  REAL    ESTATE  .1  Mr V. Phijipng Ifarrinon has  formed a buBimiw* connections with  Mr J. A. Bateft KJitor and Proprietor of the '���������Cumberland  Newa" for  .1 r      ti-.. . ,   1       it     ,.  kIK    |>ak|H.i,   vi. Zi*,.,!,^      UI������S*     UkttWI,  wipe deaiing deiiling in lleiil estate.  Timber Limilu, Coal Laud*, Farms  etc  Properties linied with them  will  1)0 advertised for eule in the pritici  jul tili'r;and tOfins in Br!ti.-*h Columbia aUoin   U'innippc;, 'Toronto  \and Loitdnn, Out.    Vor Iiiii.  par-  j ticulnrn appU to. either of tlie   a-  I fo'tiaaid paitiea.  ������>*���������*  UNBREAKABLE FIRE-POT  The lower portion of a fire-pot is usually nearly  or partly filled with dead ashes, leaving the live,  red-hot coals in the upper part. The result is that  the upper portion expands much "more than the  lower.  This uneven expansion causes a strain  ���������.oo great for a one-piece fire-pot to si nd.  k Sooner or later it will split, allowing precious  heat   and    sickening   gases   to  escape.  But the fire-pot of the Sunshine  is constructed to meet this < on-  dition. It is in two sections. The  upper half expands, as much as  necessary, independently of the  low er. When cool, it contracts *  back to its original size, fitting  to the lower half perfectly.  And this stronjr, unbreakable,  gas and heal-tight, two-piece  fire^pot is just one cf the many  superior featurcsof the Sunshine.  [f your, local dealer does not handle the  " Sunshine,'? write   direct  to  us for FREE  booklet:*  ���������^rX-ilt  :j-t-,v;.v  i  London, Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Vancouver, St. John, N.B^  C. ft. TARBELL. Sole Agent.  X  ������  i  Jt.  THE ROYAL BANK OF CANADA.  yp-ttJiu^fkir^^ JI 1 ������������������ 11     ff -utm,. * Jjm.tr, i-yiE  ..hn^inmrwttTmjpemmmii^-t^tm^  Capital nnd Reserve, ^000-000. ' Total Assets,. $*%OOQ,OOG  SAVINGS   DEPARTMENT  $1.00 will open an account.   I-iinvent allowed arid no*del*y io  withdrawals.  I 10 to 3  OFFICE HOURS ' Saturdays, 10 to 12  ������������������������������������ Pi'v Nhhts, ,- xi.xn. to 9 p.m.  *..   : A. B. NETHERBY, M3iiagep,  a^mM*>mt**imaKmwrwT>it������������������; ������������������t-*mm*me*it������3fjf^m-**iw^  rnrtdJ.rw*|i'<mu������l'4i"|IMWIAfX**W'M  .&  RppiMm  J  A large stock of Straw Hats in  Ladies trimmed and untrimmed, also some lines in mens &  childrens.  McPhee **  Is Your Patriotism Dead?  '������������������������������'���������������������������  A  ^RITIBII   WATCH  Wovomont made in EAgload  Oaao mado in Canada.  At the anme prioe us American  WatchflR.  P. STODDART, tlie Jeweler,  K.A1DA  Merchant  TAILOR  LADIES' TxULOii-MADE C08TUAIKS A SPECIALTY  SUITS mflDB TO   ORDER flflD  IN ANV STYLiB YOO UlISH,  PERFECT FIT GUARANTEED.  Prices From $20 to $40.  CUM BliRLA-N D,  li.C.

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