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J  4  .***  f hen a  oman becomes  a convert to the ad-reading habit, her ward-robe  her home, her finances,     |  will all show it���������-and all of them show |  improvement j  Wise women will sec "our full line of  D & A Corsets just to hand.   ��������� : . "  J  ��������� \ J McPhee & Sons  The Masons.  Cumberland U decidedly a city  of secret societies* there being at  leat-t a full dozen, all with a large  membership. There are few men  in the camp who do not belong  to one or more of these societies  and for special reasons he values  each one of which he is a member, and it is right that he should  Organizations of tliis kind are a  great factor in uniting the forces  of men's actions; aud enabling  them to perform many kind acts  to men who are brethren of the  of the same lodge. The obligation of any of the societies if lived  up to tend to make a man a more  useful aud lawabidifig citizen.  Representatives of the Grand  Lodges of the province visit local lodges occasionally, aud the  members take the opportunity of  demonstrating the secret work of  the order to the best possible advantage and so as to merit the  praise of the visitor.  A lodge of Ancient Free and  Accepted Masons has been estab-  l'shed in the city for many years  and now has a membership of  over sixty,    On   Wednesday of  _las tr week GTand'iVlTister~F'rancis"  Bowser visited Cumberland No.  26 in his official capacity. The  members were there iu full force  to exemplify the secret work of  the Order, aud it would uot be  .making known .a^-'of yhe mysteries surrounding this society to  say that lie-expressed himself as  delighted with the work,.and com  pigmented tlie members upon hav  ing such comfortable quarters and  the interest taken in Masonry.  Later the members escorted the  Grand Master to the dining-room  of the Union Hotel where all en-  joyedthe many delicacies provider! for the occasion by mine host  and hostess.  No Masonic banquet is complete without some intellectual  entertainment, and after satisfying the inner man the following  programme was most heartily  rendered arid thoroughly appreciated. ;  ���������Piirool'orto Solo .....Bro, Morgan  Toast, "Tho King" "God Save, tho King."  Bong, , , Bro, Cooke  Toiut, ������������������United BtuW... Bro. Clinton  Solootion,Bi*d������. Wuiniiitflmm and Morgan  Toast, Grand Loil������e, (i, M.Uro. Bowser  Song, , , IJrv>. Kainsay.  Toast, Our Dominion Bro. Abroms  litoitiition..,, Um. Hudson,  ToiiMt, SistorLoJgoa Veiling I'.rutltron  Song, Br->. Burnett..  Recitation, - Uru. Wilson  'On Thursday afternoon tlie G.  M. accompanied by officers and  members of Cumberland drove  through 1 lie valley. Ii was Mr,  Bowser's first visit to the district  aud he was surprised to find such  a large aud prospcious farming  community on this part of Vancouver Island.  In the evening Hiram Lodge  was visited and some timo spent  in studying Masonry, after wnich  all Adjourned to the Courtetwy  Hotel to see what thc genial and  obliging proprietor. Mr Johnston  had by way of exemplifying the  "fourth decree.'' A fonst wnn  prepared thnt could not help but  bc refreshing and invigorating to  the most fastidious After a pro  gramme of toasts, songs and a  few speeches the grand Master  drove to Union Uay to take the  City of Nanuimo for his home iu  Vancouver, having .during his  short visit mado many friends a-  moiig Masonic brethren.  Settlers'Rights.  On Saturday evening a meeting, called by P. Phillips Harrison at Courtenay hotel parlors to  discuss Settlers' Rights was well  attended. Mr. Harrison after  calling the meeting to order explained the Settlers' Act and the  judgment rendered in the McGre  gor case, After much discussion  it was decided that the best meth  od of securing the decked coal  rights which some of the early  settlers believed they were entitled to was to make* application  aud have the time exteuded for  anotner twelvemonths. It was  also suggested that the ioo or  more settlers near Nanaimo seeking similar rights should be asked to co-operate with the Comox  farmers. The idea that some one  make a test case of claim in the  court did not meet with approval  of those present.  To carry out plans'to-best advantage the claims were divided  into two classes���������th������ squatters up  to 1883, and the pre-einptors between that date and 1887* Acorn  mittee from eacli class was appointed to confer with Mr Harrison iu arranging the necessary  details for preliminary work.  There are some thirty settlers  seeking coal rights as squatters,  and some twenty looking for the  sam.g rights as pre-emptors.  The many little friends of Miss  Louisa Bickle gave her a big sur  prise yesterday evening. To  morrow she leaves for Dr. Pope's  Academy in Victoria and as she  is very popular among the school  girls here they felt they could not  let her go away without carrying  with her some sweet remembrances of one good jolly evening,  Louisa went on an errand aud on  her return the house was full of  rollicking girl friends who had  come to spend the evening with  her. They say they had a grand  time.  Miss Reynard who has been  the guest of Miss M. Strang  returned to Vancouver on Tliurs  day last,  Mr P, Actou formerly of Nanaimo is now with S. Leiser & Co  at the Big Store.  Supper.  The Gun Cl"b members are  artists in the way of putting up  a game supper and ball. You  have all head of the last one even  if you were not thore. Some ������of  you know how you enjoyed yourself then. Sept. 4th will also be  a memorable day to you if you  spend that $2 for a ticket and  take your lady.  The supper aud ball is to bid  farewell to the trap-shooting sea-  sou for 1907. Since the ist the  members have been out shooting  and from reports reaching this  office there will be abundance of  game for the supper. One of the  most amusing features of the after-dinner speeches will be the  experiences of the boys as told  by Messrs Bate, Coe, Ramsay and  Ward and others, while %tDave"  will tell how he landed that 62-  lb salmon at Campbell river the  ���������other-' day. This will be worth  the price of the supper alone if  our man on the wing has scented the news aright.  There is but little doubt if all  work in unison-that the   provincial government will do everything to assist the Comox farm-  t ers in getting the desired claims.  _ What is Cumberland and the  Camp to have this winter by way  of entertainment for the young  men of the town? There are a  great many ways of spending the  long winter evenings aud thehdli  -days4hat-uow~and���������t-hen���������persist-  in presenting themselves. Interested parties have beeu talking  matters over aud planning that  the people arc ready for another  season of basket-ball. They tell  us a suitable, building can be gotten, and that some are very enthusiastic over the matter. Victories in football and basketball  have been won aud some of the  think it can be done again, It is  up to those interested to call a  meeting to organize and do it  quickly.  The hunting season has opened and for the last few days the  woods have been ringing with  the sound of fire-arms. If every  shot meant "a dead bird" or a  slain deer all the hunters will  this week have a-full  sack.  Deer are reported plentiful.  WANTED.  At Campbell's Bakery,  Dunsmuir Avenue.  100 dozen Eggs  (strictly fresh) Every Week.  Cawh on Delivery.  >���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������<  LOOK!  ttW.rt'������*ftfcrW<t  1/  ovei some of these money-makers.   Send us your deposits,  as prices will be raised October ist.  Some of the best buys  to be had iu the City.  Three Luis on Knights Road, close to street-car line, only $1,900. Eas y  payments.  Lot on Parker Street near Lakewood Drive. Good location, high land  and dry.   Only $475, $115 Cash.   Balance to suit.  1 Dice Loin oil ll tii a v time, Mi. ricAMttl, <.<u������c iu vatl'mc. Only $i,uvu  $700 Cash    Terms easy.  Large Lot on 7th avt*., Fairvicw.   Real good location   $3,100. Half Cash  Terms easy.  Two Lots on nth avenue, behind City hospital, only $t,65<i. Half Cash  Lot with Hinull house on jiu avc msar oluu .Si., oiity ii.i/j.   Hnii \-*������li,  Lot on 4th avenue, Grandview, $535. $400 Cash.  Balance arranged.  Six roomed house on 7th avenue west  All modern improvements, only  $3,700, $800 Cash, lUlance $25 monthly.  New up-to-date 6-room house on 1 sth avenue, east, | Block from West-  minster car line, ������mly $1800.   jCa������h, fVilanre to suit.  Hartney Real Estate Co. ������,"���������';;;  **********************  Chambers,  ing* St.W.  Vancouver. THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,. BRITISH   COLUMBIA.   GAVE OUT,  ALMOST IN DESPAIR  Two Severe Pases of Nervous Prostration With Which  --floe tors Could Do Nothing Cured By  Or. Chase's Nerve Food.  Mr. William Graham, Atwood, Oxford county, writes: "Two years  'Ont., writes: "My wife had been ill ago last November I was run down,  for'some time with nervous prostra-: and did not know what was wrong.  *ion, and we had two of the best doc-. I could not sleep or eat, and at last  %ors we could get, but neither of them :my nervous system gave way entire-  ������did her any good. She gradually be-ily, and I had to go to bed. The doc-  <eame worse, could not sleep, and lost'tor told me I had nervous prostra-  <energy and interest in life. She was tion, and, though he doctored me for  'almost giving up in despair, when a some weeks, I did not get any better.  <4mend advised a trial of Dr. Chase's j "I then began the use of Dr.  ���������fcferve Food. j Chase's  Nerve  Food,   and   by    the  /'Ifrom the first box of this prepara-j time I had used six boxes I was  Miop. my wife used we noticed an im-! completely cured. People remarked  ���������5. rovement, and after using six boxes how well I looked, and I said, 'Yes,  she is completely cured, and as well and I feel well, that is the best of  '������������������as ever she was���������eats well and sleeps it, and Dr. Chase's Nerve Food did  "well, and feels fully restored.   I can- it.'"  ''snot say too much in praise of this j Dr. Chase's Nerve Food cures dis-  valuable medicine, and am satisfied eases of the nerves in the only nat-  ���������fthat my wife owes her life to the use jural and effective way���������by enriching  KEEP  IT TO  YOURSELF.  *nt Dr.  Chase's  Nerve  Food."    This  <cure is certified to by Mr. C. H. Mc-  I?arlane, druggist, Atwood, Ont.  Mrs.    Alf.    Stevens,    Burgessville,  the blood and, creating new nerve  force. 50c a; box, six boxes for $2.50,  at all dealers, or Edmanson, Bates  & Co., Toronto."  Breaking It Among  our  neighbors is a family  '     M. Jacques Bonhomme et sa femme of  bright,    interesting,    but exceed-  >srere entertaining a company of so- ingly   lively  youngsters,   and,  as   is  Sect    friends,  "says    the    Cleveland always the case in such families, the  fceader.   They had just got seated at mother has frequent cause to repri-  %h& table when Baptiste, the waiter,  mand them.    On such occasions she  rushed into the room in a state of often  points  out  the  good behavior  '������aald alarm, exclaiming: l of  a  certain' little  playmate    as    a  ."Quick!   A glass of wine." |good example.    One day, when cor-  'Everybody  stared,  but    his    wish  recting them for some mischief, she  ">*as    complied    with,   and  Baptiste said.    "Now,    Margaret   would   not  swallowed at one gulp a glass of wine i do a, thing like that, would she?"  by the lady of the house,      "No, of course she wouldn't," said  poured out  'tsbx) inquired  what  was  the  Hyith him.  ] "Oh. madame, I am dreadfully up-  4set. That glass of wine has done me  tgpod; it,has brought me round. Only  *������hink! I have just had the misfortune  "������**>, \ireak your two large dessert  tdishes of Sevres porcelain."  matter Jack, a bright little tot of "four,  '" 'cause Margaret is a good littie  girl.,, She's 'boutbthe best little girl  I know; but why wouldn't she be?  Her father's a doctor, and q' course  he'd keep the best one for himself."  ���������Chicago Tribune.  .Nearly all infants are more or le.&s  ^abject to diarrhoea and such com-  ^pla,irits  while  teething,  and  as  this  ^period of their lives    is    the    most  -iarlifieaL-i-mothers-should-not-be-with-  -wrt a bottle of Dr.  J. D. Kellogg's  Dysentery Cordial.   This medicine is  ���������^specific for such complaints and is  ^highly spoken of by those who have  vased it.   The proprietors claim it will  isjure: any case of cholera ov summer  -'complaint.  " k consular report states that the  *'<sapital invested in paper manufac-  ' fcnre in Japan has increased from  ' wnder ������1,000,000 to about ������2,750,000  ' during the last year. l Much is hoped  ; frcto* a scheme for making paper  XJEtfarrPbambAo .grass.  *w���������������������  ii     ���������!      ui \ ���������mmpa^mttmm  ' ^ftard and soH corns cannot withstand Holloway's Corn Cure; it is  effectual every time. Get a bottJe et  once and bo happy.  It was stated at a meeting of tho  French academy of science that the  presence of tuberculosis, even when  latent, oould be proved by scratching  the skin and rubbing the incision  ���������with Koch's tuberculin������,  r Minard's Liniment  'per.  Cures   Dlstem-  One person wns killed and several  others were injured in the motor  tracing for the Herkomer cup in Ger-  unnny,  'Something'More Than a Purjrativ-i.  -���������To purge is the onlv effect of many  ^���������MHb tsuiw on the market.   Parmelee's  W<5j{6tal)le Pills are move than a pur-  'iftativo.   Thoy   strongthon   tho   stomach  where  othor  pills  weaken  it.  Thoy cleanse tho blood by regulating tho liver and kidneys, nnd they  erfJmiilftto whoro othor pill compounds  c|e|iroHS.   Nothing   of   an   injurious  rmturo, used   for   merely   purgative  powers, outers   into   thoir composition.  Resumption   Between   Winnipeg  and  Port  Arthur  of the  Superior  Express  Leave Winnipeg daily 16.10k; airive Port Arthur 9.37k. Leave Port  ATth"ur���������daily-21-20k-r'arrive'-Winnipeg'  15.00k.  The Alberta Express is the crack  train between Winnipeg and Edmonton. Leave Winnipeg daily 19.03k0;  arrive Edmonton 6.15k second morning. Leave Edmonton daily 21.10k;  arrive Winnipeg 10.25k second morning. ������  These two fast and comfortable  trains make connection in Winnipeg.  Through sleeping car between Edmonton and Port Arthur. Dining Car  service unexcelled. Connection at  Port Arthur with Lake Steamers foi  the East.  Reduced Summer Tourist Rates to  many eastern destinations, particulars ot which any agent will be pleased to furnish, or write C. W, Cooper,  Asst. Gen. Pass. Agt., Canadian Northern Railway, Winnipeg.  An Old Proverb Verified Many Times  and Oft.  "Never trouble trouble till trouble  troubles you" Is u very neat imd very  true proverb. Haw many of us almost court un happiness by meeting it  halfway���������nay, more, a large.uumber  of us positively welcome it because it  gives us a grievance and we like to  feel like martyrs. There is a sort of  feeling of glorious heroism in suffering  "untold mental a::guish" that tugs at  the heartstrings and makes all the  world look black, especially when we  take a friend into our eoufiJeiice and  he w she condoles with us.  But we must all learn to keep our  troubles to ourselves and uot tell them  to all and sundry. True heroism lies  in patiently bearing our worries and  anxieties in solitude. Bury your sorrow in the depths of your own heart.  Things thus securely covered are often cured without a scar, but when  they are once published and confided  to meddling friends there is no eud to  the .trouble they may cause.  If your feelings are injured, don't  brood over your poor wounded self.  Rather pray for that poor misguided  sister who slighted you. Perhaps sbe  may have done so quite unfittingly.  Perhaps some of us have husbands,  brothers and sisters who are rery unkind, who wound us cruelly \iy bitter  words, angry retorts and much selfishness.  If this sad state of things exists, we  must keep it to ourselves even if it is  only" for tlie sake of those who offend  us. for by taking any one Into our confidence we must necessarily divulge to  our friends the shortcomings of our  fellows. To do this is adverse to all  laws of Christianity. We must be  charitable; we must patiently bear  with those.who cause us, stabs of pain:  we must ask that their hearts be softened and that they may be brought to  see with a trots, clear mind tbe misery  they bring to others by their unruly-'  tongues. Rest assured that those who  utter bitter words and unkind criticisms have moments of regret and re~  morse and pangs of conscience. Were  the truth known, they actually suffer  far more than the recipients of their  hasty and ill judged attacks.  -���������After���������allr^-troubles���������are-^transient-  things, and when they are all pass*ed  and sorrow is outside the door what a  comfort it is to say:  "No one ever knew until It was over  with us."  JAPAN TEA DRINKERS'  YOU R ������ALLY MUST TRY  no������ in AH  tiR������������N TEA  Same flavor as Japan, only perfectly free from adulterations of any kind. It Is to .the Japan teg drinker  what ������SALAilA>' Black is to the black^ea dP&ker?  IE*P PACKETS* ONLY. 40c, 50o and 60o Per |>  William Penn was once urging a  man he knew to stop drinking to excess, when the man suddenly asked:  "Can you tell me of an easy way  to do it?"  "Yes,"   replied  Penn,  readily;  "it  A certain young preac^c \va* mucl-  disliked by his congregation tor ms  1'ooiishness and couc^t. Ho considered himself persecuted, and,  meeting an oid German *tiehd' of his  on the street, began to teu ms woes,  ending up by saying. "And Mr.  Brown,    tne    churchward  perfect ap*5'; my ciotn  is just as easy as to open thy hand,  friend." I Brown,    tne    churchwarden, actuauy  Convince me   of   that," the man  Cdlied me a 'perfect a**'; my clotli  exclaimed,/ and I will promise upon .prevents  me  horn  resting m=iuts  mv honor to do as you te    me." but I think I snouid W to it hi  Well, my friend,    Penn answerea   the pulpit next Sunday.   What wouid  'whenever  thee  finds    a    glass    of  you advise'-"'  liquor in thy hand open that hand  ches thy lips, and  never   drink   to   excess  u -*      a     r      ..      , -  ���������     ,-       *   -, i    "Meih triendt," said  *-he old Ger-  before the glass touches, thy lips, and', man, with a twinkle iu his eye, "I  thee    will  again."  Tne man was so struck by the simplicity of the great Quaker's advice  that he followed it and reformed.���������  Minneapolis Journal.  One trial of Mother Graves' Worm  Exterminator will convince you that  it has no equal as a worm medicine.  .Buy a bottle and see if it does not  please you.  know not,  can do v  them, as usual.  .but I thin* dat "aU you  can   do   vili   pe   youst   to   bi'ay   for  Minard's  theria.  Liniment    Cu  res    Dlph-  The German emperor has conferred  the Order of the Crow'u of the third  class on Beevbohm Trge in connection with the recent visit of Mr. Tree  and" his company to BtfUin.  Mr. Beall, the mayor of Alton, 111.,  kissed a thousand babies at a children's  picnic  at Alton.    He  made  a < thanks to her thoroughly efficient "aiid  magnificently equipped fli'my, is abso-  The German    imperil    councillor,  Herr Rudolph Martin, gays Germany,  speech denouncing, doctors who state  that disease is spread by kissing.  MEN  THE  BETTER COOKS.  The chief of the band of Greek brigands who, on May IG, kidnapped  the Dutch Baron van Heemstra, near  Smyrna,, and obtained ������6,000 ransom,  has been captured at the village of  Axar with ������1,080 in his possession.  Minard's liniment Co., Limited.  Dear Sirs���������This fall I got thrown  on a fence and hurt my chest very  bad, so I could not work, and it hart  mo to breathe. I tried all kinds of  Liniment and they did me no good  One bottle of MINARD'S LINIMENT, warmed on flannels and applied on my bieast, cured me completely,  C. H. POSRABOOM.  Rossway, Digby Co,, N.i?, ,  Below is exactly what occurred on  a West Side street car a few months  ago: Three little white boys and a  colored boy entered, a car one day,  and, when asked for fares' the oldest  bov (not over seven years) handed  the conductor a dime. The conductor,  a son of Erin* and feeling good na-  tiired, remarked that that would not  do: he wanted twentv cents.  './"Oh. no/"said the boy. "It's twe  for five now."   .  "That means for brothers," ���������replied  the conductor.,   "And this little fel  low (pointing to the colored boy) is  not vour brother."  "Oh, that's all right,", replied the  bov.' "My mother savs theie's n  black sheep in every ���������,family."���������Chicago Tribune. >  lutely    predominant  Europe.  ii),. continental  ��������� Six  officers of tho  Gonnnn  gnrri-  ���������;'J5on  ut  Hnnovor  have  received  vm  ioviB sentence* for pmbling for high  ��������� atnke.4.  Tho King of Spain is hnving a mc  itlR yacht  built    ������t    Fiiirlio, on  (he  ' dlyilo, from donljriiH by Mr William  Fife.    Tho  yacht  is  of oiRht-nictre  ��������� ciuttor typo bmimht into oxintonco by  ' tho intonmtiojiiil rule.  During a roviow at Homo in iho  presence of King Victor nnd Queen  Helena, a military balloon was struck  by lightning nnd set on lire, with  fntnl results to its occupant, a captain,  Richness ot Cobalt  A recent report received from tho  superintendent of tho Ontario-Quebec  Cobalt by Mohhi's. Gonniily-Tilt A  Co, Htiito* that tho shiift on No, 2  property has been sunk to a depth of  fiO foot. Tho vein ban nontlmiod to  widen with depth, and extremely  high values hnvo boon obtained,  Tho recent strike of native silver  ah  ihr.  edlAvhtn prnnftvHou hna  void*  find tho opinion of londinir mining  onpineers that iIuh propuity will noon  provo to bo ono of tho richest in the  Cobalt district.  Plana are already lnid to sink a  depth o! Ifi0 foot, when it is expected  liilil Vui>   Itigii   valuw.-i  Villi  h*  luiiiid,  Tho following eonvocfiation took  plneo between n hobo mid a section  foreman on n littlo brunch railroad  in Oregon, whoro thoy didn't happen  to have tlio bont of rnilroads;  Hobo (to ."fctiiui fiHviiinii,)���������Sny,  are you do jniyono dnt payn dene  puvs lu'.To wut's workin' for yn-hi*  Section Foreman*��������� Vensir; I'm tho  ninn.  Hobo���������Sny, end yor tell me when  the next big heap of ncrap iron will  Ai.,,..,     ���������/-.Ul..'     /l,,u.n     tlinaA    iit'n     littlo  They Pay Heed to Perfection of Details, Says an Authority.  M. Eseotfler. the great chef, say men  are better cooks than women because  they watch trifles with thoroughness  and insist upon having u'U needed ingredients, while women will manage  with whatever they have at'hand. The  average woman has had always to  make out with what was handy and  has not had the management of the  purse strings. She has uot cooked for  profit, bat from duty. Wben men cook  they are either lu camp or do it for n  lark to,/coucoct somo chiiflng dish  (lfvluty'thoy have had at a club or they  fiTS professional cooks.  Women In homes know the fallings  of their servants, and any house mother  will tell you that sho has always taken  the overdone muffins and tlio piece of  streaky cake, tho nicked cup and tho  wing of the chicken to hldo failures or  to make the family contented. Give  WGinon of like Intelligence tlio samo Incentive and the snmo training and supplies to do with and then soo in timo  what kind of cooks womoii will become.  Do not boil salted monts rapidly.  When cooking, jwmjnnd^JH'SHPi. thp  naoat, nftoi'ljoTnjpwnslwiranirtn'ftimreii,  should J)t* placed lu cold water nnd  broiisTir slowly to tlio boiling point.  Lot It boll flvo minutes, and then let It  only slightly bubhlo up uutll the moat  is tender, ���������������������������*������������������  Fresh moat, on tho eontwry, should  bo placed, In boiling water and thon  boiled rapidly for live niiniltofl. Aftor  that It should Ihi kept bolowthe boiling  point, "Just quivering," as ouo authority  remarks, at ono sido of tlio unuccpiin  until tho meat Is tender, Md salt to  meat when It Is about half cooked.  Gen. Billot, formerly French rr-in-  ister of war. died in Paris at .the  age of 79. He was one ot the most  uhcomoromisinff Drevfusards.  Itch, Mange, Prairie Scratches and  every form of contagioUf Itch on human or ani-nals curej ir> 30 minutea  bv Wolford's Sanitary Lotion.  Instituting international postal coupons and permitting the stamp on  picture postcards to '}?&' placed on  the picture side, a bW shortly be  be_^brought before, the. Prench eham-  "ber.  The Wellman pol^t* expedition  steamer Frithjof sailed from; Tromsoe  for Soitzbergen, having on board Mr.  Wellman and the thirty-five men composing her crew and aU the appurtenances of the expedition'  Among the attraction8 at Erkoweit  4.000 feet above sea l^Vel, projected  with Sinkat. 3,500 feet/ as a hill station in the Soudan, ar# a golf course  and a motor road.  THE RECORD  ADMIRAL  FURNACE  come  lollin1 down  those  two  xtrenk* o* rint?���������Judge  little  Indigo Seeds,  Ono difficulty In the ruining of natu  rill Indigo is that the seed of the Java  plant doos not usually gormluato satis*  .VUl'v .y,\\i'iH lo Un p(vr.pf"lnrj a "<nv  tlc'.i'" wi\lfh \<x \r\xytormotth\i- to wntor,  To remedy this It has boon found advantageous to sonic tho floods for half  nn hour In concentrated sulphuric acid  nud suliHoqnontly to wash with wator  Xt.;- Lli*i\,A,nld'' before .*:on'!');r. 0"<1  seed treated in tbls wny has been  found to gerainnto to the outont of iOQ  per cent,  A Definition.  The FWWr of Automobile EnflriwN  hii* ri'ii'iiily I'Mi'iuliHl r.s llcM oi' ai't'v  Ity  Iiy  iiiVllif lo its rnnsiltMhm  lhi������  fiillov.'in:' ai'Mch* IA.  "l>������Miiilili'n-TlM������ term 'nntomobllo.'  nn tmnl hy Mils Hoelety. I' Intendtd H  ������over any w������������f propelled vehicle oper  ���������Hns on or under tho surface of thi  earth or water or In tho ait."  fills the demand for a furnace possessing the largest amount of grate surface in proportion to the  diameter ot the top o������ the  fire pot. It possesses all  the advantages o[ a return flue construction,  The "Admiral" has  the largest ash pit of any  furnace on the Market,  thus permitting tho free removal of ashes.  Wood or coal may he burned in the "Admiral* furnace.  103  Write for Catalogue  * -.Mm'������"fn,tS;.*4;jfi������*--**     "-VV  THE RECORD FOUNDRY & MACHINE C0.  jndnwa* MONCTON,N.B t, MONTREAL,Ra  8al������s Dranchei at MONOTON, N.B.; MONTREAL, ^.Q.; TO.  RONTO. ONT.j WINNIPEG, MAN.! OALQARY, A^TA. and  VANCOUVER, B.C,  A  Joy  to  Jaded   Palate������-������-  A    Baon    to    Bilious    Llv0i*&  SHREDDED  WHEAT  and strawberries. Tho  porous shreds take up  the fruit Juices holding  the delicious aroma of  the berry. Wholesome,  appetising, strengthening  BISCUIT for Breakfast.  TRISCUIT for To������������.  All Qrocere.   13c a Carton; 2 fo- Mc. ~-,?t-*t*.":\ '  ��������� -V;  , ��������� ��������� PS  (������  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  MM  F  An Adaptation of the Separate Blouse  OR several seasons the down-  latter may be made either of *������*���������*������  fall  of  the  lingerie  waist   Irish lace or can be of the crepe or-  chiffon, with appliques of hand^mT-  either i������  a���������*. O MANY otherwise pretty rooms  ^    are  spoiled by being overloaded  .v}   that if seems strange that more  v-*'   people do not wake up to the fact  that it is too much   rather than too  little   that is  the  matter with  many  modern rooms.  Elaborately carved bookcases are loaded down with useless bric-a-brac, the  kinds hopelessly confused. A plaster  Cupid may share honors with a bronzed  (not bronze, save the mark!) Bacchante,  the space between littered perhaps with  useless trash���������trinkets with no value at  all, even from a curio collector's standpoint, and with no excuse certainly for  breaking the beauty of the straight,  simple lines.  A bookcase isn't the sort of thing  to be heaped with bric-a-brac. One or  two things are all very well, but' it is  pre-eminently a thing with, a use to it���������  that of holding your books���������and when  it divides that honor with the questionable one of acting as a shelf to pile  things upon, it is made anything but  artistic. ���������������������������������,..*���������.  -���������Go-into-some���������houses���������filled���������to-over  flowing - with so-called ''handsome"  pieces. You have to be careful where  you walk���������there are fussy little chairs  here, and absurd little cabinets0there���������  not cabinets bought to hold treasured  curios, but got to look effective by virtue  of their gold paint and pink plush linings ; their curios���������an afterthought-  bought to fill them up as elaborately as  the overcrowded room they echo.  Sofa pillows���������not piled in a comfortable confusion, but set importantly one  by one���������are hopeless sort of affairs,  made of white or pink or yellow satin,  embroidered or, painted in a way that  is a relic of the (fortunately) lost art of  making tidies.  Hangings share the same general fate  .-one pair of curtains apparently Isn't  enough for anywhere, and the simple  straight hanging tx thing never by any  possibility indulged in.  Carpets and paper and furniture clash  inharmonlously���������it's as though everything had a voice and was trying to  make itself heard, high above the rest.  The worst of it all Is that there Is absolutely no excuse for that sort of  thing���������not even the excuse of economy.  For thoso frills and elaborate carvings  and upholstering and the other details  of the confusions are costly. Bad taste  is made to pay!  And, on the otner side, there are no  two minds, when once the question is  fairly looked into. The simpler types  wear well, ln the sense that you don't  get tired of them as well ua in actual  hard wear. The others, as you develop,  grow tiresome and uninteresting���������they  were bought for show and the show has  bored you.  A Laundry Hint  The flrst stop in pressing blankets  after the tedious process of washing, Is  to fold them evenly when thoy are perfectly dry, pulling them Into shape if  one side or corner lias become stretched,  Then cover with a clean sheet, placo a  board on ton and pile weights upon it.  leaving the blankets for a day or two to  "iron,rthemBelveB.  has been predicted, but  somehow it seemed to have  a faculty of bobbing up serenely  as one of iashioivs favorites that  refused to be ousted. There is no  doubt about it now, Jiowever; that  the dainty batiste blouse���������that fascinating creation of handwork and  filmy lace���������has been made to take  second place, at least for formal  occasions. ,  What has caused this downfall?  Let us not ask! "Le roi est"���������if  not "mort," lit least in a rapid decline. So long live the? successor!  ���������the stylish net, lace, cicpe de  chine or chiffon blouses that will be  seen ut every tea, reception, matinee or bridge party this winter,  where tho elaborate afternoon gown?  will be worn. ,   .' .  . .->.  . These new blouses are not so  much to be used as separate waists  as to form part of a harmonious  and complete costume. We find the  nu>st fragile materials made np with  trimmings of broadcloth, velvet or  the same fabric as the skirt and  jacket with \vhich they are to be  ���������worn.  There has been a gradual drifting  back to the whole costume for several seasons���������a drifting that has  been more than welcomed by the  woman of "too, too solid flesh," to  whom the sharp dividing line of  white waist and dark skirt was a  constant and unpleasant reminder  of her avoirdupois and lack of  inches. This winter it may, however,,  be said to have finally arrived.  But you say, are not these net  waists white t What is the difference between, them and batiste or  ��������� mull ?  broidered flowers on it,  white or in soft pastel shade3. lne������-  straps and small stiff bows holdme.  down the ruffles are of velvet to-  match the skirt.  A striking blouse to be worn wit!*  a suede cloih jacket suit in the now  Russian violet shade is the middles  one, in rather heavy net dyed the ex  act tone of the cloth. It is trimmeul  with a shallow voke of tucked im������<-  lin, outlined with passeraentenev  which is continued in a pleasing da-  sin-n down the front of the blouse.  Empire girdle bows and a tiny bias.  fold around the yoke are of a deepen  tone of violet velvet.  Very stylish, indeed,  is the-last;.  blouse', of  ecru lace  and  tli������ new  shade of brown cloth, which forms;  a very artistic color scheme.   Thft.  lace  is so arranged  that it peep*,  out  between  slashes   of  the clotU  both on waist and sleeves in a most;-  bewitching fashion.   Tiny site buttons and loops of silk cord the same-  shade as tbe cloth are used as. a.,  trimming.  All these waists have the deep*  Empire girdles, high in bock aw*,  rounding in front. They either-  match the skirt or else are made of  the velvet or cloth with which the  blouse is trimmed. They all faster*,  in the back with buckles or ornaments.  Even where the lace or net blouses  are not made to match a special  costume, most of them show a touch.,  of color in them in the way of velvet,  bows or folds put on in odd design*,  ���������not so much as to be garish, but:,  just enough to give an indescribably Frenchy look.  The allover lace waists, in boths-  Well, there is a difference, and a'  wb}te an(j cream, will, of course, be>  marked one, as every one will acknowledge who has admired the  stylish and becoming effect of white  or cream net peeping out from  bands of velvet or, silk or froin'a  slashed arrangement of cloth to  match a skirt. It is just .the .differ-,.  ence"between aiptehwOTlrquilt^ahd-  a plain silk coverlet of eiderdown.  Frequently, too, the nets are dyed  to match the gown in color, in  which case less of cloth of velvet is  required to make up a congruous  whole.  Besides the attractiveness, this  adaptation of the separate net waist  has the merit of economy. With  one of them the ordinary ^ street  suit   can   be   transformed   into   a  worn; so will the lingerie ones, hy  the wny. They are too conveniens:  to be discarded, but they are certainly outdistanced in popularity bjp  the new ones to.match the suits.  It is comparatively easy, however*  for the clever woman to transfornn  ^a~se^aMtF"lac������nwa'i"st~mto-paTt-o6"  a costume by having adjustable trim?  mirigs that may be added, whe*r a*,  dark gown is worn.  In this way the blouse Can'also  be utilized to wear as a house dres*  with a white cloth or voile skirt.  One of the prettiest of the all-  white waists is of an allbvor German valenciennes lace in rntftcr fc  deep cream, embroidered with heavily padded coin and pin dots,' Such  a blouse worn with a white,skirt ia  extremely useful for an evening at-  dressy house gown by merely removing the jacket.  w  Tho designs shown are to be worn home or to assist at an "informal  ith cloth or velvet suits, either in littlo tea.   For, after all, nothing is  with  the house or under the coat.  Particularly* charming is the upper one that goes with a velvet  gown in thc new smoke-gray that  is so good this winter. Tho blouse  is of smoke-gray chiffon or crepe  more  becoming to young and olal  alike than an entirely white x&vtrt..  One of this character, has the>  merit of being: comparatively yn-  crushable; it can be packed withr-   _���������-...,   - -- .      out irreparable damage in a.suit  do chine, with tiny accordion-plea^    case, and even may bo washed in a  ed ruffles of tho same put on to sim-    tub, provided the skirt is. of mnue>  xi\ttt<-< o '".at. "nd Prunnel the shoulder  r' ,        "���������   ���������i?f\.' ,������);?$.   Tho'to  iTifi^rH *hrt "tnnds water; *������ ���������?'*>*������*-  mf.J'o or ij'our.ir.  A Group or Styles rtt^CiJASh  Keeping Old Letters  s  EVERAL years ago It wan quite a  fad for coupleB to bo married  kneeling on cushions stuffed with  their old lovo lottere. Whereat tho  cynic and tho victim of a breach of  promise suit allko ejaculated, "Amen!"  ABjde from ������uch blsarro practice*,  however, many persons troasuro for  years their old letters, lovo and otherwise, At to business lottors, thi* Is  undoubtedly a wise proceeding, It Is  well to have documentary ovldonco of  every business transaction, no matter  how small it may be. In regard to  merely personal lettor*, a dissenting  opinion might be expressed, Often  thoy aro of so vory personal a char-  actor, that tho host thing for all con-  ni,ri\l',\   \n   Ir,   ,v������������rn������.   th'm   fl"   "001".   an  thoy   are   read   nml   nnnwerert.    nut  whore nothlnjr of this sort exists, and  inLii'H^Jl merely ft pleasant and  faml inr chat, or a ploaennt note of  thanks or good wishes, It Is of ton a  pleasure in tho years to como  the time of receipt.   Especial-  The Ultra-Masculine       The Stylish Girr  Woman        ��������� "T  SHE Jumped on the oar while it waa        *  ���������till moving and plumped herself  greater  limn at  Sftfel!   Hr.i, "'^lyk"^ToraturerViirid  wh ch,   coming  from   some  persons,  Ml? oCH������sTyi!Ut������ '���������"���������"���������'n-Vor val-  range them alphabetically, according  i2it0J!'rtiep " mvii.' nn(' *h0������e ot tho  sante writer accord ng to date of re-  cHpr. Then. If divided*Into et-tml pljet  und securely fastened, they are always  ready for reference of any sort. It Is  beet, nltto to beep all letters hi on"  box, aw larpr- un may be necessary  plainly labeled and itcurcty bound,  down honvlly Into a side Boat, ao  that hor foot extonded half across tho  alBla, Whon tho conductor camo for her  faro sho pulled a ticket out ot hor pocket, and, regardless of tho attention she  waa attracting, nonchalantly asked how  near tho car wont to Pemberton street  Whon her street was reached she Jump-  od off tho car aa Bhe had Jumped on  and walked away with a pronounced  stride.  Hor dross conformed entirely to hor  actions. Tho only part of her attire  whioh oould not have been worn with  perfect propriety by a man wo* me  Mri, ttj<J thrtt nun mi short un i-'fuAhh;  Hor coat waa an ordinary man's rag-  Ian, In a light tan i her hat a. man's gray  oruah hat, whoso only concenlon to cub-  torn was one very small and inconsplc  uni!* bntjMn fT->r tinfi- -n-no pnrfpd and  gathered into a tight knot at tho back,  Her whlto shlrtwaiat wa������ as near to a  shirt,as It could,possibly bo and still  "jnoln.0 shirtwaist. 8ho woro a high  white linen stook, and from one pocket  of her coat protruded a large handker-  chief: from tho other a pair of heavy  dogskin gauntlets. Her ahoea were  thick, nnd tho nnlea attended half nn  Inch all around. And, to crown all, ahe  wore a seal ring on her little finger.  Fortunately, thle woman fs by no  moans typical; it would be lai������t*ntabl������  indeed if tho wore.  T IS botter to be stylish than hand,  some" Is a very true saying, but  ideas of stylo vary so that the  real meaning of the word is hard to  define,  However, the woman who fanclo*  that she Is stylish because she woars  what many othor people wear wan  never more mistaken In hor life, The  really stylish woman wears what suits  her, and not what looks well on some  one else. A fashion of hair which looks  well upon a tall, regal figure, ia merely  a caricature on a amall, dumpy one. a  large woman can wear a hat which will  completely extinguish a small one. But  will the small woman give up the Idea  of wearing the big hat?  Niit a hit of  H, it milo ims oiicv seen Uio mi go Woman  xxiur it umi .sua adMln-d hu In ll.  Once fashion called for all womon to  wear exactly the same cut of gown, the  ���������ame fashion of hair, the samo shape  of hat. Even the same color was necos-  *nrv art thnt vtbon "lontlior r-nlnr" wn*  "the style" our cities looked llko forests  of brown autumn leaves; when purple  followed, llko bed* of violets.  But today no such law obtain*, and  women aro at liberty to choose cut,  shape or color and still be in the fash-*  Ion, Why thf������n will they, in on oflfort to  fipjioar "stylish," il<m tho most incongruous articles, when by a little study  thfj* ml-jlit sf-|t������/������t Bomf-thlng twmmlnir  *wl In good taut*, end, at the  e, equally up to date?  Kong Live the Wedding  Ring  THE season of brides ls with us once  more, Again blushing girls price  filmy white stuffs ln the shops,  and embarrassed youths Inquire the  prico of plain gold bands. Tho modern  bride, howover, is not quite so enthusiasts over hor ring as she Is over the  rest of tho concomitants of this delightful business ot getting married. Sho  has beon hor own mistress, and completely so, too long quite to relish this  ancient badge of servitude, Accordingly sho insists on tho very thinnest and  narrowest ring procurable, and even  then feels a triflo uncomfortable.  Why doosn't sho equalise matters by  following the pretty Gorman custom of  exchange? Surely ho is Just as much  entitled to a ring as sho is, and, besides,  sho will then havo the satisfaction of  feeling that instead of symbolising a  medloval and unroal submission, tho  band only tells how they two aro bound  together I" iovo-suroly a prettier  thought!  By all moans lot us alter the marriage  articular.  Business Women'5    '  Luncheon. V  WOMEN have atlir a great deal to-  learn ln tho matter of economy in food.  They crowd ti* ���������  ��������� tearooms and "quick lunch" reatau*  rants, and spend in tho aggregate am ���������  enormous amount ot  money, In th-������ *  majority of oasos for food that n������lth������r  nourishes nor satisfies them. Buainem  women ln particular and brain work*  ers especially among them, ought la*  know   food  valuos   and  plan   their  meals accordingly. Thoy have na* y������*  discovered that lettuce is twiw man  cooling as ico cream, and that mine**.'  pie ls not a Hah for early summer..   ^  It Is not nocoseary to emuUt������ th#  steak, fried potatoes and coffee of tha*  average man.   In fact, such a dltt*  would disagree with most persona U  partaken of to any great extent.   Ji  thin soup Is usually twice as patAUW*  as a thlok one, and la noarly and txv  some cases quite as nourishing.  Ttitf  with n Niuulwiuli or some cold taaeU  lettuce or wuter cross, and, jiurhapv*  simple swoet-notpastry-jnakes i| jittl  l������factory midday meal,   ,    ....,..._...   v that th<  "with this ring I {hoe wed" may be  brld  service in this oae pan..vu.u...    I thee wed'1  ride and bridegroom to-  spoken by both  mxethar.  Where till* til  vim 'ui'iiiviwni. iimwi. ������������������ ������ho dajf. Jjaw  ,nay be partaken ef but. eaptrfAm'.  summer,  all   rich  and   heavy  "m**  dishes" should be avoided, and plwrt]  of fresh vegetables should be pat  en ot  ^The Revival of Rick-R^J-  TON or fifteen yaan back evnry  woman was utilising the list,  wuvy rick-raok braid for trimming waists or to adorn some bit of  fancy work. This season hor daughter  >s following hor example, but, as usual,  wttti n. rihiPT-i-nrn  In us revival rlok-rack braid Is used  in combination with colored cmbrold-  w&u,JIM,fc*' a ?b������wy dfcoratlon.  . The braid, which la generally  bold  and  conven  white,  same  . Ahe braid, which la  is used to outline bc  tionul figures, which are tilled with  briar-stltchlng. cross-bars, seeding or  French knotx, dono tn ono or two contrasting tones of heavy silk or floss  J4i)imali...������ both Uiu iU;k-nuK and ibo  embroidery stitches are done in white  on a colored pillow. The braid should  be securely lacked on tho potnm. tho  stitches being quite long on the underside.  A Simple BiB s ���������  ATTTUfVrTVW Nb������ tor Ibe' bm**?  may bo easily and quickly tnnAe,  from heavy white llnt-n or plqwtea  tlnlshcd witn a i>uu.>in,<.., eni-.- awA  worked with a simple design in ey%4  lot embroldury. ��������� ������������������  A pn-tly Nvullopjnay be ^Irawr^ b*f  cotton, about No. l������o, for a tfiflilH lw  may either be plain, traced both wi  undur and outer edge, or the lnUftfi  mn bo ttuli.divided Into throe ttnjst  scallops to make a silently more elaborate inlge. i*nd thin with dnrntnie  potton nnd buttonhole In tn tine i������������n  ���������jirlseil cotton.  In th������ centre of ������ach scallop, nbtttee.  no I'lKlHli ul nn imli nwny, rtrnw ������k  small circle. This must be pltrtemn  rind wnrkt'tl ov������*r and over ne. nm**t-r*t-*  let. In the middle of the front mtmt\  at each corner draw a simple con*  ventionallsed flower. ; THF   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  THE CUMBERLAND NEWS  Issued Every Tuesday.  J.   A.   BATES,  Editor and Proprietor.  Tbe columns of Thk N������ws are open to all  who wish to express therein views or matters of public interest.  White we do aot hold ourselves roan in������i-  ble for tht ntteranees of correspondent, we  reserve the right of declining to inaer*  o >uimunio*tions anneeescarily personal.  Union  SAMUEL    a  m)  DAVIS,  ������tel  "F^O-F^IET  TUESDAV,   SEPT.   3, 1907.  ^h^wm���������me  In another column we publish  a letter frotn the Mutual Fire In  surance Company in reply to the  petitioners in Coinox re tlie Bridges insurance. The decision reached by directors we presume to be  . final and in that case the company  will probably uot be much in favor in Comox valley, where the sym  pathy is undoubtedly in favor of  Air Bridges.  There are two sides to a story  and now that both sides have been  published those who have follow-  ed the facts of the case can decide  the right and wrong of the decision  of the company from his point of  view and when he needs insurance  lie can act accordingly.  Considering the c.rcunistances  of the case the company should for  the sake of future business have  made Mr. Bridges some allowance  It's alwayfi as difficult to believe  the nice tilings you hear of others  ai it is es ������y to Leiu-ve the nice  thiugs others say t������f you.���������Ex.  ���������    1 ' m>        ' ��������� ,   .  When a mother tells the  truth  about her children she whispers it  . to herself.���������Ex.  English 4 x BURTON always on tap ah>o, tno tunumn MILWAUKEE  BEERS��������� AuheiiBi-r, Bi hi-niu**, Schiitz. &o. "OLD GREY 1*5K\R0"  SCOTCH WHLsKY, Best Wines and Liquors of all kinds.  The Boarding and Lodging Dfpartmeiv, under the ltnmedia e superintendence of Mrs  Dav is, will be lou d First ejasa in every respect  RATES,  $1 00 per day upwards.  The Right Price  FURNITURE  STORE  As the result of a recent judicious purchase a new lot of .furniture arrived this w^ek.   We sod nt price to suit nil pockete.  REPAIRING A .SPECIALTY,  J. H. COLLINS, Cumberland.  Special Offer  - 30 Bays -  We   offer  the  following    High  Grade nnd popular      0  "Charter Oak  Ranges"  delhered nt Ciimberlmid W.hsrf.  in the following sizes at pnces  ���������given hel'iw  Cash with Order  There are reasons why we should  all patronize and trade with our  home business people���������those who  do business in the province.  Because you examine yonr" purchase" and are assured of satisfaction before i n vesting yon r"money.  Because your home merchant is  always ready and willing to make  right any error or any defective  article purchased of him.  Because when you are sick or  need to ask for credit, yon can go  to the local merchant, Could you  ask it of a mail order house?  Because if a merchant! 8 willing  - to extend your credit you should  give him the benefit of your cash  trade.  Because if your town is GOOD  ENOUGH TO LIVE IN IT IS  GOOD ENOUGH TO SPEND  YOUR MONEY IN.  Because the best citizens in your  coniinuuity patronize home indust  ry. Why not be one of the best  citizens?  Because if you give your ��������� homo  merchants opportunity to compete  hy bringing your orders to him in  the quantities you buy from thu  eastern mail order houses, lie will  demonstrate that, quality consider  ed, he will save you money.  Many of those who send to oust-  em houses their cash for inferior  goods severely criticise those who  employ Chinese servants. British  Columbia laborers object because  they are cheap. 80 are the goods  from the eastern mail houses, An  objection is also made becauce thn  people of tbe province reap no beu  ���������flt from the money when ft is  spent. How much more Umetiui  afar** the mail t������rd*r linnee.-? }���������>  this respect!  Fresh Fruit  On Wednesday and Thursday  of eaeh week we bave fruit.  Call and give us a visit,  D. Hunden.  W e guarantee wicse Ranges to be  perfect bakers and  give absolute satisfaction or money refunded.  No 8-4 hole, oven 14 x 20 x 33 ai $40  No 8-GhnJe, oven 14x20x I'd ai $44.-  No 8���������6lhol6,'ove.. I8x80x IM ������t $52.  W-ATSiDIN" * IMldGhK/'EGOR,, Victoria,* d  TTWWTfTBn*Tramiri-w_B������mpBMiM_riri-i������ '11 iiwiiminif iiii|-iwiwi-|-"iiwninrnis-nsnnrisiiiiirraiininriir~ffTi,n 11 mn m i imnri���������ii..m ii ,_ i ;i.<jtxrMuaviM  ^���������������������������i memml >-������-*������-^���������������������^^ m*,mm*m nm em *m* ^ *m *m m     ������-������^.-^^->*^������-������^ ������ w������w#������^������������o^������������,  _____       _    ^ _________        ______ . -  Hivepside Hotel . .  THE FINEST HUNTING AND FISHING GROUNDS  ON THE ISLAND.===  Livery Stable, Telegraph Office and Barber Shop Convenient  to Hotel.  Everything up;?o Date.  DAVIS & FECHNER, propr���������������9.  ���������  Dominion  Hotel  Victoria, B, C.  The Rates are Lower than other  first-class hotels, witli Accomodation Superior to many.  Rooms with or without bath.  American Plan   $1.50   to $2.50.  per day.  European Plan,   Booms only,  ,50 to Sl.nO, pur day,  Free Bus,  STEPHEN JONES.  Wanted���������A good reliable horse  for delivery waggon, Apply���������  S. Leiierft Co.  Cumberland.  Tho Suoret of  A Beautiful Complexion.  Now Kuvuuled  who now use it have expressed  their delight and satisfaction.  This secret is easily understood and simple to follow and it  will save you the expense of  creams, cosmetics, bleaches, uud  forever gWe you a beautiful com  plexion and free your skin from  pimples, bad color blackheads,  etc. it alone is worth to you  many limes the price we ask  you to send for the genuine diamond ring of latest design.  Wc sell you this ring as one  small profit aliove manufacturing cost. The price i.s less than  one half what   others    charge,  Kspimait & Kanaimo 1,  YA-'A^im  *,-Z*^~������!?1*t?^*-j&-&-- .    ���������'   ���������������������������*���������' '���������'  s. S. ''*Oity of Nanaimo.  VICIOBIA- CCTSv������02C        TSOTJTE  Sails from Victoria Tuesday, 7 a.m., fo  N.-tnauno, calling ������it   North Saanich  Cowichan Bay    Maple  Bay, Crofton.  Kuper and Thetis Islands when freighi  oi passengers offer.  Leaves N,,na,mo Tuesday, 5 p.m., for  Union Hay and Comox.  Le.ives Comox Wednesday 8 a.m., for  Union Bay and Nanaimo.  Leave? Nanaimo Thursday, 7 a.m.j for,  ���������    Comox and way ports.  Leaves Comox Friday, 7 a.m., for Nanaimo and way ports.  Siils from Nanaimo Fridav, 2 p.m., for  Victoria, culing at Kuper and Thetis  Islands, Crofton, Maple Bay, Cowichan Bay and North Saanich when  freight and  passengers offer  North  Saanich  when tide and weather  conditions  permit,  VANCOUVER - NANAIMO - LADY  SMITH ROUTE  S. 8." ; "OOAN.'v  Sails 1 om   Vancouver  for   Nanaimo  daily, except Sundays, at ^30 p.m.  Sails from   Nanaimo   for   Vancouver  daily, except Sundays, at 7 a.m  TIME TAHLE. -EFFECT! VE  Mon d 11 y, Oc to.be r 1 h f, 1006  T  jjivery .  AJ<TJD  1  1 am prepared to  furnish ritylisb Rigs  and do Teaming at  reasonable rates,  D. KILPATRiCK  ���������Cumberland"  OUR BEST  GLUeilNG       OFFERS  this p������per AND A NEW Subscription to  Rigular prio- for both.   Our Prioe  Daily Witness,      $4.50 $3.00  Weekly Witness,    2.50 2.6o  World Wide, 3.00 2.25  Northern Messenger 1.90 1.75  Our calculations aie based triotly 11 uo  ������������������nxb in advuueo. Samples of these paper  may be aeen at our office.  school  QOLLEGIATE  FOR BOYS  The Laurels.        Belcher Street  Victoria B. C.  *,n .  Patron  uiui   Vibitor,  THE LORD   BISHOP  OF   COLUMBIA  NORTH lH.UND���������Rnnfl Down  Passengei' Trains  Daily  Sunday  Stations.  No. 1  Wed.  Sat.  No. 3  Victoria,  De. 9 00  De. 16 00  KiiHhels,  9.04  lli 04  Shawuigau,  10 .7  17.15  (.  10.2L'  17. IS  Cobble "Hill,  10.40  17.30  Oicviolmu,  J0.4S  1741  Koksilah,  10 5:-:  17.47  Dii'icauV,  11 00  17.58  Smneiioy,  11.07  18.10  Wec'.tiolme,  11.18  18.2':  (/iieinainua,  11 32  18 lib  Ldiiyhiuich,  11.57  IS.55  Smith Wellington,  J2.18  10.10  Najiaiuio,  12..Sti  19,30  WellJ������j{t<ui,  At J_.53  ar 19 45  SOUTH BOUND-Read Up  N������. 2  No. 4  Victoria,  Ar. 12,00  19.55  Ruasfcls,  12 02  19 51  Sbawnigan,  10 51  18.35  11  10.48  18.30  Cobble Hill,  J0.40  18.22  Cowichan,  10.15  18.08  Kok-iUK  10.011  18 08  Duncan 'a,  10 02  17 58  SoniMtof,  a 47  17 43  Westholine,  9.37  1732  Utienitiinini.  i),'2B  17 22  Irulyunwih,  De, 0,00  De. 10 68  11  Ar. 8.50  Ar. 1(3 48  South Wellington,  8,*28  1(127  Nanaimo,  8.15  1(1 15  Wellington,  Da. 8.00  De 10 00  ri������;ul ���������Mui-.ur  J.W. LAING, ESQ ,   M. A.,   OXFORD.  Assisted by three Giaduatea of the Recognized Universities of Ureac iiritam and Cau-  ada. ���������*"..*���������"  Moderate terms for boarders.  Property cons sts of five acres with spaci-  ini.m..-i,ooi buiidu.ts, extensive recreatin-  groutuis uynuiasium. Oadet corpB*urgan-  ized. :..--.,..-.'  APPLY TO HEAD MASTER.  **x*m*i~m*etimjm'^rtmj*mwa*-,t*--,  Good  Buys.  WANTED���������To Ruy a .'Cottage on4he  instalment plan    Owner leave terms at  this office.    . .  FOR SALE���������The line tesidenceof Mr.  T. E. Bate, situated..,it  the   corner   of  Windermere and First Street is for A sale  at the low figure of $1400'    For particulars Apply Cumberland, News.  $J7j5 buys n ������ood' lot it this city.  FOR 8ALE-10 acres wood ImidTiiTco.  mox Viil]e������, fuituble for bbickeu nmch.  Bountiful stream rum injtr tlirongh pro-  porty.   Ap]dy at this offlce.  FOli SALE���������160 nores, CO ncres chopped  nnd nbout 10 acres cl.enrrd. 'Tiij������h land,  and excellent pnaturo laud. Terms enn  bo nrnuiffed to Hiiit.  Thcusiind Mile and Commutation Tickets 011 sale, good ovet rail ami stean.er.  lines, at two and one-half cents per mile.  Special trains and steamers for Excursions, and reduced rites for parties may  be arnin^ed foi on application to the  Dist, Pass. Atfent.it* Victoria.  The Company reserves the riijht to  1000 shares Richard m mining stock, 50 cents per share-  apply at this office,  WANTED���������Abolition ncres olwirei^  De 10 00    with or without houso.   MubI be good  land nnd fronting wntor,   Stnto lowest  price.  m. .       ,     . ,, -     , tlmii^e without previous notice,steamers  llie recipe ih   free with   every 1 tniling dntes and hours ot sailiiitf,  jiilg, j Excuibion Tickets on .;ia!e from and to  It is a eenuitte  rose cut clia- I '''''f>,!'-i<'">*, tf������od for goiiitf jotuuey Sat-  11 in u genuine  rose cut cua- | urd.,y ,imj  Sunday, returning not Inter  niond  ring sparkling bnllnncy    .|)jm Monday.  absolutely gaurnnteed, very dnin  ty, shaped like a Hclcher with  Tiffany setting of 12 Kt. gold  shell, ai your local jeweller it  would cost you considerable more  than two dollars.  We mail you this beautiful complexion recipe free when your order is rcceivechfor ring and two  dollars in money order, stamps or  bills.     Oct your order iu before  J, W. TKOUP, fJon. Sup. B.C, Ooiut Ser,  Q, L. COUltTNKy, Dint. Prl, A las*. Ag.  nmmme*mmmmtmmme**m*mmamam  Cirnnltc and marble Work*.  What beauty is more desirable   o������v -supply ist exhaused.  thnt*. nn   f������vnMi������itf������    rvn*m>1.-Mnn '      Tim oftrr i* rnttflt* far n   Itmtt.  nnd e������1<������gfliit jewels.    An ovron- ! +<��������� *"������<* nnlv n������ n  m������-nii������? of nd  Oranito and Marble Monument*, Tub-  let*, Uo,, at tlie lowent prioei, con-  jinttiit witli flr������i-olttM Htnck and  workniiDuhip.   Write for parlioularr.  TUN ITY KM KVKRV WOMAN 'i'Q  obtain doth, for a limited time  only.  *T*1������p 'Wrr-fllr-ii'-    ,,,A   . n/������!,.(i     I������a������-  i. .j*     ... '*\.,........   v������.,,,   ������vv������|'������    ������v*  obtaining n faultless complexion  is the secret long guarded by the  master minds of tlic ORIENTALS nml GREEKS.  This ur "hf-mied   nffrr yrnr*  of work and nt great  expense  Il is tin* method used   bv  tin- j '*'��������� '���������t" MM ���������''*" "' n,������i l'""  I fairest and most beautiful women l wmk    VVr',,!  to*d*y"   A'Mw*��������� c  j of Europe.  vertising and introducing   our  goods.  Send to day before this oppor*  tllHitx* i������ f'nri������pttr>.tj_  T C. M owley.  32 Kmt '23 Sin 11, Niw Vork city.  p To  a!J wi m.!ti   fur  ou!li<*tt<g  j nittiie-i nnd celling our imveltie*       ,  , ���������  I we uivu Itig PriHiuim*, ter���������!  i*..im������������ t.i.S*-)  .   i '  imr   a. bteuiort,  Yates St.   Victoria,  B. C.  ^lorrocl)! Bros,  ������D mJtmSm m������fm*. JtLl mC\*l ^3  FOR SALE���������8 Jersey ooxvs, fresh, nnd  to flrat-obu-R conditions nleo'n few yonr-  Hnw heifeifi.   Apply to W. M. Uoy.  $800 CASH buys flrst-olnss houao  on Ainryport nvouuu.  FOU SALE���������yo ftcnis, with io acres  cleared; $1,000 worth of timber, fir cedar, white pine, and spruce, 75 acres of  boitom land, 8 roomed house and out.  buildings. Lots ofspiititf water, and on-  |y_������lm������t 2 miles from Cumberland.  ���������1100 buya-lM norou timber.riiuoli, 0  miles from Courteuny.  For Snlo-lflO ncrt'H 2J^ miles from OonrT  noy.About 20 ncrc������ olenrod Homo yonraa-  go, Hl<bt In lino ot mil wny ooiistrtioton  Closo to Cuurtvnny river,  FOR SAIvE-A farm of 160  acres, also house and barn, situated near Comox valley Ileauti-  fnl location, convenient to the  sail water, tot particulars ap-  plyat this ottice  .'���������/--, .<���������  ..I,.-  v ������������������,->��������� (��������� nd Pies di'liver  Icily lo nny part of ('fly.  FOR SALE-Oho Mnre, Good Konil-  ������U������r.  Applj tat.varan liettdntdl. Cnmnv  11. V,  l'- I .  Hundreds of American women  MOHl.l.KV. I'ri-u.iuni   dtp������itiiit-iil, ',i'2 V.  till Mttmt* Nnw Vork city.  "Z*A./rjr{j, *^*x/. ��������������� '7.-T^*&te^������<Z%%j^.*fA/&  " tolfent���������So vi/riil * tl usi rn bob 11 e-  imviA locutions. Corit>iilt tho C. 11.  Vt, Agency.  Wanted To borrow #2000 for  .sujjie )i.uis on gitjd .security,  l:ur particulars inquire of Cumberland Real Estate Agency. jt-.j-.-y/ii*;-:  1^1 -     * "  est  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  MAKES YOUR CAKES LIQHT.  MAKES YOUR BISCUITS LIOHT.  MAKES YOUR BUNS LIGHT.  MAKES YOUR LABOR LIOHT.  MAKES YOUR EXPENSES LIOHT.  Order from your Grocer.  E.W.GILLETTEf������,pTA&  TOR ONTO. ONT.  NOTIOE.  Riding on locomotives and railway cars of the Union Colliery  Company hy any person or persons���������except rain crew���������it- strictly  prohibited. Employees *\re ������ub-  iec to dismissal for alio- ig same  By order  F.RANC1S  D    LlTT/K  MfMia^er  When in Oinnkrlaiul  STAY   AT THE   VENHOM,E.  10    All Convknikkoes for Guests.  rUBBAUIS  SUPPLIKI) WITH  Best Liquors and Cigars  J. R. BANNEKMAN.  JAPANBSt!  at a Low Price,  Wholesale and Retail.  Sweet and Clean <������m  i'y  Solbs S2.65  ���������  No. 5 Japtown,.  .Cuinh-rland 11,  JOHN McLEODS  FOR PIKST.'JLAHS  CANDY, FRIIiTH.  a  OlftARH & TOBACCO:*  60   YEAR8'  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Dksiqns  copyrights ac.  Anyotio nflnrtlnjf n ikotnh nnd donorlntlnn mny  mtlol'l. iwoorlulii our opinion froo wfiatlior an  irirontlnn j������ iirnlmbljr pntentamk. Conitriiinlfl������.  tloin Htrlotly oiiiituloiitliU. HANDBOPK on I'ntoutt  ������ont freo. Olitoit iiponer for imurm-fiMtonti.  PntqiitH tnkoii tfiruiii/li Munii & Co. rocolVo  tpt'tal notice, without churiro, in tno  A  oil  teur  Scientific American.  Jinridiomoly llliMtratf-l jrookly. iMrgmtelr-  ilftilmi of miy taolontmo Imirtm. }r������irm������, M t*  mri fourraontlii,���������!. Boidbynll tiowmloalori.  JlriuoliOnmTrml>' Ht* \Va*Mogtoii, U.i:.  ������������������iini|^BWB10IHIHMfVniMM������MMNHMlVHMMiWr  Cook's Cotton Root Compound.  Tho jrront Utorino Tonlo, and  only milo elt'evtual Monthly  iKWtilfitoron wliloli womon ono  dojiciiil.  Bold ln threo dmrruo*  )f f rinjrrtli-N    -  -    '     -  [Oduptiuatitro  for .niiot iul ent  sold liy nil dt  nroiMila on r     ,  Oe&XMfO10INI O0..T0R0NT0, ONT. Qormeriy HVmMwj  mm. nmi plants  FOR THE  FARM, GARDEN, LAWN  or CONSERVATORY  ai]d    Girls!  i  ���������eo doaroos  pfpinBtlj-No. irilj So. 9,  ,0 duirrooa stronffor, ell \ No..%  or/potliil cnuoH, 85 por box  lold liy nil druRfffats, or no it  for MHw-lnl.cnaoH, $5 por bo  lold liy nil druRmats, or no .  nroiMila on rocoinb of prfoo,  Froo pamphlet, AadroKut fr  ti tUMJ���������A valuable lur on Council-  ay Koad, also a gemlonun's cap, Owners will Hnd ������ame ai News oflice,  T < 1-1*     V'O'T"! /������?-*   . I I   ��������� i  ply nt the meeting of the Licence Com-  miiuioner* on the rrtli day of Scptembei  1907, for a transfer of ihe hotel liquoi  licence hold Ijy me for the Vendoine Ilo-  iff, situated on htinsmmr Avf-miP, f.nr 5  Block j, Cumberland, IJ. C. 10 John H.  J'i.ttM>������-.Hli ill i.i lin: -i.iiili;.  Dated Augu-u 31.-1, 1007.  CHKJiiTOiHK;*. GANNEK  Advertise in the NEW&  NO seedless pluni^, NOpitlepj?   apples, NO c'Vh less corn--jnst old  lettable varie. iesal .reasonable  ���������' prices  Fertilizers Bee Supplies  Suray Pumps  Spraying Materials      'Cut Flowers  Etc,    Etc.  Oldest established nursery on the  Mainland of B.C.        Catalog Free  M, J.HENRY  Greenhouses and P. O. Address- 3010 Westminster Ru'vil.  RliAN JH NU.RSBItJES--8i.uth Vancouver  F.S.���������If your local merchants do not  handl? my seeds, send direct. We prepay 50 packeis assorted varieties of  GaRDEN SEEDS in ordinary 5c papers  (tested stock) to your nearest post office  for $1���������20 packetsfor 50c,, trial collection  COAL MINES REGULATION ACT.  NOTICE OF EXAMINATION.  Til-is hereby given that Ex-  ���������' amiiiatioiip will be hold fur  1st, 2nd, and 3rd Class Certilicates of  Competency under the pre visions of the  "'Coal Miues Regulation Act"' ou the  ,17th, 18th and 19th days of. September,  JO >7, Commencing at 9 o'clock in the  lorenoon.  The examinations will be held at Fer-  i ie, Nanaimo and Cumberland.  The Subjects will be as follows:  First Class ('frtivicates.  Alining Act and Special Rules. Mine  Kases. Ventilation. General Woik. Mine  Machinery. 'Surveying.  I  ^CWlTX/IMSJXJlHmFICATESr  Mining Act and Specal Rules.   Mine  Oases. Ventilation.   GenoralWork.  Third Class Okkti ficates.  Mining Ant and S, eci.il Rules. Mine  Unsos and General Work.  Applications must bo made to the undersigned not later Umn September 7th,  I9()7, nocotnpnnied by the statuary foes,  :ia follow-:  Uy an applicnut for First Class Exani-  !u 1 tion - - $10.  Ry an applicant for-aeeond Class Ex  litninatioij - - $10.,  By an applicnut for Third Class Ex-  iiniination - - - 85,,  The applications mtibt bo aooompnn-  ied by testimonials nnd evidence stating  that : .  [a]. If a oiindidato for First Class, .that  ,i������ is a -British subject and has at loan!  ive years experieii'CM in or about the  iijictionl wording of a coal mine, and is  itl-ast tweuty-ilve yoara of age.  I h J. If a candidate for Seeond Chm.  Init ho hiiH had at leai-t iive yearn oxper-  lenoo in or about the praotioal workin  ���������I'a conl mine.  [o|. If 11 eundidnto for Third Clans.  Mint he hits had at lenal; threo years ex-  poiionco hi uraboi.it tlio praotioal work-  ng of a ooal mine.  [d| A onndUlnto for a Certificate ol  Ooinpetoticy iih Managor.Ovennai), Shifi-  boss, Fiiebosn or ShotliKhtor, nhnll pm-  lueo a oei'litluato from a duly (]unlilhd  liraetilioner showiiw thiit he has takon  1 oourso in iiinbnlanoo tvork filtlng him.  .he Haid candidate, to (jivo flrnl, aid to  men injured in ooal mining opomtionH,  ily order of tho Hoard of .Appointment  of Kxamiiioi-8.  j       '  Fh.vncih It, StiuiMiKitn,  Hecretary,  Nanaimo, JI. 0. July (Jtli, 1007.  "STAR'  Livery  '90  Stable  I Hayman & Maxwell.  Pl'OpHotoi-B,  Here is an opportunity to secure, Free of Goat,  A FINE WATCH!  mWi2mmtjSMMBtBaraBPBlWpMClMStww wl mmmmamAmmSimTLmM  ' We have made arrangements with Stoddwrt, the jeweller,  Mliereby we at-o enabled to offer a most magniticent watch to  hoy or'girl securing the largest number.of Subscribers to the  Cumrkki.akd Nkws before Octoherlst, 1907. These must bo  names not now 011 the lists, and must be paid in advance.  Names may bo handed iii any time.  THE GIRLS' PRIZE  is G-'sized watyhVbest quality  Swiss  movement, stem-  winder, curved wise, with shield for initials.  THE BOYS' PRIZE  is an 18-si/e watch, good Swiss movement, stein-windet  tmld hands," with mi Arcadian silver chain.  these may be seen at the Jewelry Store of P. Sfoddart.  Do not fail to take a try at tins, and   secure  a good   watch  absolutely Free of Cost,  ��������� The  Cumberland News.  Cumberland, B. C.  When In Courtenay Stay At  The Courtenay Hotel  Every convenience for guests.  The Cential Hotel for Sportsmen  None but the Best of Wines and  Liquors  at  ihe  Bar.  RATES REASONABLE    .  FOUND���������On Thursday last  a watch charm-valuable. Apply Nkws office.  Make your wants known  thrqugh columns of news.  John Johnston,     Pro  Voodte Phoaghadira,  The  Great English   'itemed*/.  1 wholo  Tlie Cuniberland Real Estate  Agency has a honse on Penrith  Aventie-and two on Maryport Avenue for sale. Spot Cash would  certainly suit the ownersbetter,but  a cash payment and monthly in-  stalnients would prove ao induce-  -inent-to-sellT���������: ���������   iriuvu.  Tones and invigorates tho wholo  norvous system,   makod   now .,  BLod in old Veins, dirts Ncrv-. Monev to T.nan > A  faw  bnn-  ous Debility, Menial and Brain Worm, Den- ivioncy LO ivOdll       x\ ie\V   nUll-  pondency, Seconal TVcahiiefts, Emisnioiis, Spcr* ArnA   rl nil a re tn Innn nn    ernnA    c������������  mcaorrlMa,audEtrcctaofJbiuseorEvcesHC!<. area  aOliarS tO loan Oil ������������������ gOOa   Se-  Prico*lpcrbox.sixforS5.  Ono will please, r.x ,  ������������������_:,.:������������������         A^^rpCc  T'    M     Povo  will euro.   Sold by all druRBiats or mailed in i CUTlties .      AaareSb   1.    1YI.    Lale  plain pkg. on receipt of iw*ice.   New pam- Met r xt             rr  mailedfrcc.  Tho Wood Mccliclna Co. - OI Ne\VS Oltice.  N iformcrly Witidsor)               Toronto. Oni.  j    ...^sti  wmMwm.    rwi-D    ******  The clrink of strong men and healthy women  IjNI()N^KEWERYelBEER  Is The. Best  Bottled or In  Barrels.  The UNION BREWING Co.,       Nanaimo B.C.  Card of Thanks.  Mr. and Mrs. J. AV. Fraser of  Coniox wish to take tliis '^opportunity <f thanking frieuds and  neighbors for the many kindnesses shown during their recent.  trouble..    '. ���������        '  "��������� NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that  theundernoted have made applications  for a transfer Hotei. Licence under the  provisions of the- statutes in  that behalf  From George    Howe, Nelson   Hotel,  Union   Uay,   to   John A. Fraser and������  Charles k. Bishop.  From Peter McDonald, Waverley Hotel, Shoal Bay, to Daniel Ferguson.  The Board of Licence comniissioners  will meet 10 consider the above applications on Thursday the; 19th day ot September, 1907, at ihe Lock-up, Urnon Bay.  Dated at Cumberland* this 23rd day jf  August, 1907.  JOHN THOMSON       '.  Chief Licence  Inspector,  domox Licence Dist  Take Notice that I have disposed of  my business to Mah Ten." and all accounts owing by me must be p-esented  for pavment at my present place of business, at soon as possible.  August 2ist, 1907.  HI LEE.  NOTICE is hereby given, that  at a special meeting of the Licence Commissioners to be heid  the day of which will be published 14 days before the said meeting I intend to apply for a transfer of the liquor Liceuce I now  hold to sell liquor by Retail at  Nelson Hotel situated on Lot 11  audi 2, Union Bay, to John H.  Eraser and Chas. R. Bishop.  Dated this 15th day of August  1907.  Geo. Howe.  TAKE NOTICE that at spec-  -ial-meeting-of'the-Licence-Com^���������~  missioners to be held at Cumberland. B. C. the date of which  will be published 14 days before  !:thesaid meeting, I intend to apply for a transfer of the hotel li--  quor licence held by me for tlie  Waverly Hotel situated at Shoal  Bay B. C. to Daniel Ferguson.  Dnted this 8th Day of August .  1907.  P. McDonald  P. PHILLIPS HARRISON  Barrister and Solicitor \  mul  Notary public  Conveyancing  Guiuberland    B. C.  :  ATSON'S  \r  lor   HIKE.       ALL   OKU?_|<* ���������������  I'KO.Mt-av, attlxdld ti>������;  {3rd St. Cumberland f  *m* **  VH 11 'H"l "i*,H'H*fHrHrH**t' Hh*  i; VERy..FlNli':;^  '. h������l#Atil(*-'  ,1. ���������   .... .. JI   ,'-* t'f, 11 -I ���������������,*,-���������> It  I    .   t)jt.TlUt,B������9i  I -  ���������v/ bi/'M mmr^  j;,.: '��������� A & W-^e\  t -   ��������� - ��������� '^'rXA'v  K.   ,\m*tii*<,*htm[ilf-tit'*tm'>*illil  f ,    ���������"'        Kl,-,   .'l'.m-A"r''*  ���������������ie*rfK  v ,,A      '  -.<      -\>ty���������  -11   ,,������  A'-t:'  DUN  w  Wmz of ������eofeb Wiii^kie^^  The HUDS0N8 BAY CO  Sole Agents for 8C THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  DARREL of THE  BLESSEDISLES  By   IRVING   BACHELLER,  Aaibm nt ������������������tkae mUlmet*.m "Dri u. I* Eta.  1  -    covnucHT.    ims,    ������y    lothrop    pu������umiinc   company    _  (Continued)  CHAPTER XXXIII.  TROVE had come to Hillsborough  that very hour he passed the  Golden Spool. Iu him a touch  of dignity had sobered the  careless eye of youth. He was indeed  a comely young man, his attire fashionable, his form erect Soon he was  ou the familiar road to Robin's Inn.  In the air was an odor of the harrowed  earth, and up in the hills a shout of  greeting came out of field or garden as  Trove went by. It was a walk to remember, and when he had come near  the far side of Pleasant valley he  could see Polly waving her hand to  him at the edge of the maple grove.  "Supper is waiting," said she merrily as she came to meet him. "There's  blueberries and biscuit and lots of nice  things."  '���������Pm" hungry," said he. "But first,  dear, let us en toy love and kisses."  Then by the lonely road he held her  close to him, and each "could feel the  heartbeat of the other, and for quite a  moment speech would have been most  idle and inadequate.  "Now the promise, Polly," said he  Boon. "I go not another step until I  have your promise to be my wife."  "You do not think I'd let one treat  me that way unless I expected to marry him, do you?" said Polly as she  fussed with a ribbon bow, her face red  with blushes.   "You've mussed me all  ������p" '.".'���������/..  "I'm to be a teacher in the big  school, and if you were willing we  could be married soon."  "Oh,  dear!"  said" she,  sighing and  /  looking up at him with a smile. "Pm  too happy to think." Then followed  another moment of silence, in which  the little god, if he were near them,  must have smiled.  "Won't you name the day now?" hf  insisted.  "Oh, let's keep that for the next  chapter," said she. "Don't you know  supper is waiting?"  "It's all like those tales 'to be continued in our next,"' he answered, with  a laugh. "/./.  Then they walked slowly up the long  hill arm in arm.  "How very grand you look!" said  she proudly. "Did you seo the governor?"    ' ' ���������    ���������  "Yes, but he can do nothing now.  It's the only cloud in the sky."  'JDear old man!" said Polly. "We'll  fi^d a way to help him."  ,'"But bo wouldn't thank us for help���������  there's tho truth of It," said Trovo  quickly. "He's h'nppy and content.  Hore ls a letter tbat came today:  "Dear Sidney���������Think of all I have said  to thee, an', if yo remember well, boy, it  will beur thee up. Were I Indeed, as ye  behove, drinking the cup o' bitterness for  thy Bako, know ye not tho law will make  it nweot for me? After all I have said to  thee, aro yo not prepared? Is my work  wasted? Is tlw seed fallen upon the  rocks? And, If ye hold to thy view, consider���������would yo rob the dark world o' tho  light o' sacrifice? 'Nay,' yo will answer.  Then I say, 'It yo would give mo pcaco,  go to thy work, boy, and ceaao to wosto  thyself with worry ond foolish wandering.'  "Somehow It putu mo to shame,"  snld Trove as ho put the letter lu his  pocket. "I'm so far beneath him. I  shall obey and go to work and pray  for the speedy coming of God's justice."  "It's the only tiling to do," said sbo.  "Sidney, I hopo now I havo a right to  ���������sk if you know who Is your fathor?"  "1 bollevo hlm to bo dead."  "Dead I" There was a note of surprise lu tho word.  "I know not even his name."  "It Is all vory strange," said Polly.  In a moment she added, "I hopo you  will forgive my mother if sbo scouted  to doubt you."  "I forgive all," said the young man,  "I know it was bard to bellovo me lull ocent."  "And Impossible to believe you  ftiilHw 9-ho -even onlv wnltlntr for more  Hpht!"  Tlio widow and her two boys camo  out to moot them,  "Mothor, behold tbls big man! Ho Is  to ho my husband." Tbo girl looked up  nt li I tii proudly  "Aud ray sonr said Mrs. Vaughn,  with a smllo, as she kissed hlm, "You'vo  lost no time."  "Oh, I didn't Intend to give up so  soon," said Polly, "but-but tho supper  would have been ruined."  "It's now ou tho tablo," salt! Mrs.  Vaughn,  "I've news for you," snld Polly as  they wero sitting down. "Tunk has reformed."  "He must have been busy," said  Trove, "and he's rulwid his epitaph."  "HlscpKnptor  "Yes; that ono Darrel wrote for him:  ���������Here Jlf * Tunk. Ojrrovo, whpro Ji tby  victory^ *  "Tunk has one merit. He never deceived any one but himself," said the  widow.  "Horses have run away with bim,"  Trove continued. "His character is like  "Mother, behold this big man!"  % broken buggy, and his imagination���������  that's the unbroken colt. Every day  for a long time the colt has run away  with the wagon, tipping it over and  dragging it in the ditch until every bolt  is loose and every spoke rattling and  every wheel awry."  ���������"He���������walks���������better���������and���������complains-  less," the widow answered.  "Often he stands very straight and  walks like you," said Pollj-, laughing.  "He thinks you are the only great  man." so spoke the widow.  "Gone from one Illusion to another,"  said Trove.  "I do not understand you." said Pol-  y, "Now, we heard of the shot and  ron���������how you came by them and how  one night yoa threw them Into the  river at Hillsborough. That led perhaps to most of your trouble. I'd like  to know what moral law you broke  when you flung them Into the river."  "A great law," Trove answered, "but  one hard to phrase."  "Suppose you try."  "Tbe Innocent shall have no fear,"  said he. "Until then I had kept the  commandment"  There was a little time of silence.  "If you watch a coward you'll see a  most unhappy creature."  It was Trove'  who spoke.  "Darrel said once, 'A coward is the prey of aH evil and the marls  of thunderbolts.'"  "I'll not admit you're a coward,"  wero the words of Polly,  "Well," said he, rising, "I had fear  of only oue thing���������that I should lose  your love,"  Reaching homo next day, Trove  found that Allen had sold Phyllis. The  mare had been shipped away.  "She brought a * thousand dollars,"  said his foster father, "and I'll divide  the profit with you."  *******  It was a Juno dny, and Trove was at  Robin's Inn. A littlo beforo noon Polly  and lie and tlio two boys started for  Brier Dalo. Thoy waded tho flowering  meadows ln Pleasant valley, crossed a  groat pasture nnd came under the forest roof. As they camo to Brier road  the boys found a nest of hornets. It  litmg on a bougli above the roadway.  Soon Paul had flung a stone tbat broke  the nost open. Hornets bogan to buzz  around tfiom, nnd all ran for refuge to  a thicket of young firs, In a moment  thoy could hear a horne coming at a  Blow trot. Trove peered through tho  bushes, Ho could see Ezra Tower, that  man of scornful piety, on a white  horse. Trove shouted a warning, but  with no effect. Suddenly Tower broke  his long silence, and tbe horse bogan  to run.  "He did speak to the hornets," said  Polly.  "Swore, too," said Paul.  Notir sunsot they camo Into Brier  Dale. Mary Allen mot them at the  door,  "Mother, hore ls my future wife,**  sold Trovo proudly.  Thon ruddy lips of youth touched the  faded cheek of tbe good woman.  "Wo shall bo married in September,"  said Trove, tossing his hat In the air,  "Wo'ro going to hove a grand time,  and, inlinl ,v������.u, mother, uo inure bard  work for you."  (To Be Continued)  A judgment ol ouster has been  l?iven in Topekn, which will compel  n dor.en nutn������d������ brewery companies  to quit Kansas.  AFRICAN  GEOGRAPHY.  High   Sounding   Names   Mean   "Don't  Know" or "I Forget"  We might spend%jx entertaining half  hour over many a! fine atlas sheet if we  were able to detect the unconscious humor sometimes displayed, even in conspicuous type, says the New York Sun.  On maps of German East Africa the  word "Sougo" has appeared for several  years as the name of one of the native  countries. We now learn that Songo  is not a geographical name, but that  it conveys exactly the same Idea that  we express when wo fail to recall the  name of some object and so call It  "thingumbob." Undoubtedly au explorer had asked the name of the country from his guide, who had forgotten  it and had escaped the difficulty by the  easy intellectual process oiJ calling it  Songo. We shall stand on firm ground,  if we call that fair and populous land  Losailik iu future.  A mountain in that same region was  introduced to the rest of the world under the name "Atorigini," a dignified  appellation and pleasant to the ear.  But the next editions of the maps must  blot it out and substitute something  that sounds barbaric, for "Atorigini"  means simply "I forget." It was another case of lapse of memory on the  part pf n guide;  It is gratifying to hear that one African place name isto be wiped off the  maps, not so much because it is ludicrously inaccurate as because it is so  long that it interferes with other information when printed on a small  scale map. One day an explorer asked  a native the name of a certain large  settlement The man did not under-.,  stand the question, but took the opportunity,, to remark, "Olotoiboiologunj a,"  which means, "Your servant has gone  on ahead." Down went the expression  on the traveler's map as the name of  the town.  Cuba's Forts Are Now Show Places.  The forts of Cuba are interesting  from a historic point of view as wel.  as for the purpose to which they have  been put since the establishment of the  republic. During the early days of  Spanish rule these forts were sotneV  times called upon" to defend the island  from-foreign-invaslon-and-often-from--  pirates. but during the last fifty years  they were generally used as prisons  for the custody of natives who may  have violated the law or incurred the  displeasure of the authorities. Today  they are mere show places, although  some are occupied by-the constabulary  of the island, who are known as the  rural guard. These peace officers were  organized in 1S90 and were chiefly recruited from the ranks ot the Cubau  army, Many of these young men aro  now stationed at forts where tbelr fathers met death in their struggle for  liberty.-Mrs. 0. R. Miller In Leslie's  Weekly.  Peers' v7nb"uve "AD?6ad.  There are three British peers, if not  more, who belong to families who  have for generations been settled in  distant countries, and who have practically had nothing to do with Britain for many years. Indeed, some  of these peers have never even set  foot in England at all.  There is, for instance, the Earl of  Soaflold. Enrly in the last century the  then earl emigrated to New Zelaand  and married there. His sons have  never seen their father's native land.  The family has remained, nnd today James Grant Ogilvie of New Zen-  land, 30 years of age, and also married, is the undoubted Earl of Sea-  field, though he never uses the title,  but works hard with his hands to earn  his living, just like any now-comeir into the colony.  Then there is Baron Fairfax of Cameron, whose forefathers wont ont to  Virginia long ago, The present lord  was boru in America in 1870, and certainly never used his rightful title,  nor even visited England until be was  woll past 30.  Even moro striking is tho case of  Baron Aylmor, who Ts a Canadian ln  ovory wny, for both "lie and his father  were born In Canada. Lord Aylmer is  prnotleally unknown in the United  Kingdom.  Oxford 8tudents.  Tho annual census of tho University  of Oxford was taken some little time  baok nnd affords some interesting dartres. There are in all 2,803 men in  residence at Oxford, an increase of  only five upon the total numbor last  year.  Considering the fact, however, that  the number in 1004 was 2,724, and  ?,7W in WI n Pt**ni4y inert-nut* I*.  shown.  Number one as regards tho greatest number of resident members  comes New College, with 223, next to  which is Christohureh, with 206, and  third  comes Baliol,    with  only  1P0  inulliU-.ln.    l\*.\i uu Uiu Iiui <ia. Kvi/.v,  173; St. John's, 167; with Brasenobe  in the ruck with 104 residents.  The total number of men in residence at tho University on the Cam  far exceed* that of Oxford men, for  at the oommenoement of last term  thero were 3..930 residents at Cambridge,  AMONG INDIAN HILL TRIBES.  Charming Account of a Visit Paid to  Strange People.  'In a recent number of The Tour du;  Monde, Mle. Mehant, the well*?known  authority on Parsee life and- customs,  has a charming account of a vis.t pai J  to Mahableshwar. She appears to  know all about this lovely plateau,  and describes the hill tribes, the  Kolis, Kumbis, Dhangurs, and  Dhavars with kindly enthusiasm.  While recognizing their defects, she  does not share the old Hindu prejudice against the wild folk of the hills.  Describing the marriage customs of  the Dhangurs she says:  "When they want to ascertain the  favorable moment for the performance  of the rites (in case the Brahmin is  not able to consult the sacred books),  the young couple are made to sit before the door of a hut from which a  oow and then its calf are driven forth.  If the calf runs to its mother on tho  right of the seated pair, the ceremony can proceed. If, on the contrary, it passes them on the left, the  proceedings must be suspended, and  the trial must be begun over again.  Some grains of rice thrown over the  young people, a ring passed over the  bride's finger, and they are indissolu-  bly united!  Hardships tn Forest.  MUe. Menant recognizes the pecuV  iar hardships to which these people  of the hills  and the forest are exposed. .        ,  "Life is hard for these poor creatures," she says. "Theirs is an incessant struggle against poverty ana  the elements. Their food/composed  of the simple products of the forest,  is rarely sufficient. During the long  months of the monsoon, when tne  skies close down on the mountains,  and when the wind shakes the trees  of the forest, what is their lot? You  have only to visit the miserable huts  into which they crowd with their  cattle to understand the decrepitude  of the aged, withered and wrinkled,  men and women alike, with lean  shanks and deformed limbs. Between  the baby aboriginal, lively and joyous in his innocent nudity, and the  hoary, hairy old grandfather, bent  and impotent,, it is easy to guess the  long years of labor that intervene, and  the ravages arid inclemency of the  seasons. The notions of good and  evil, as we understand them, are  -fioatmg-and-vague-in-theiwninds.^to^.  their hearts and on their lips is the  eternal excuse of primitive man--  human weakness, the sole cause of  sin. Perhaps that is the best excuse  of all. THey wilfully avoid the civilizing influences of the mission and  the school.  Fear the Evil Eye.  You meet the young ones, laughter  in their eyes, their ready tongues  prattling some picturesque jargon,  some dialect of Mahrathi or Hindustani. But do not press them too  cloBely with questions, do not even  look at them too long. For they  are imbued with quaint old-world superstitions; they are haunted by the  fear of the evil eye, especially for  their children, cunning and light of  foot as little satyrs, ready to disappear with a sudden bound into tho  forest thickets.  "Often in our walks our only guides  were their womenfolk, and we followed them without hesitation, sure  of being led aright. Thoy munched  jungle berries, they laughed and jest-  ed, and cast defying glances at ono  another as they leapt from rook to  rock. But a single incautious word  would have put the uay, gentle things  to flight, and what a pity that wouid  have been!"  TEA TABLE  TRIMMINGS,  A Choice of Language.  Mme. do Stacl said, "If I were to  write, I should write ln tbo copious  English, think In tbe philosophic German, converso in tbe gey French, sins  In tbo beautiful Spanish and makttore  ln tbe sweet VaUnnJ- ���������   -  Under a Spell.  An English lady has become possessed of a mysterious necklace,  H which has brought her persistent ill-  fortune since tho day she received it  an a gift. .   .  Tho necklace, which is oomposed of,  pearls and turquoises, ha������ a curious  history. Originally it belonged to  tho Maharanee of Cooch. While it  was in her possession she was robbed  of a quantity of valuable jewelery.  Her luiBband, the Maharajah, also lost  some of his best racing ponies by  death And breakdown.  At last, matters reached sueb a  crisiB that it was determined to ask  tho advice of a "wise man" or pundit. His advico was startling. He  declared that the nooklaoe was to  blamo���������and that it brought bad fortune to everyone who possessed it.  He prescribed a change of ownership  and a voyage across the sea for the  necklace, in ordor that the spell  might be broken.  Accordingly/the beautiful string of  precious stones was given as a present io tin English lady. Sinoe then  good fortune has returned to the  Maharajah and his wife, while bad  luck has persistently doggod iho iool-  hlium ul Iho now owner of the oerit-  lace.  Guillotine For Stingy Rich.  George Bernard Shaw, the British  dru.T.ati;:! ind crttlt*, ixddrenntng n  meeting of Uie national art collection  fund recently in London, referred to  tho deficit tor the year and the urgent  need of money. He regretted that the  people with big, unearned incomes did  not take much interest in the society's work, tnyn a special <mhla from  London to rite New York Sun.  There wan, ho said, (12.500.000,006  in England belonging to people who  did not vork. therefore the society  must tell the rich class that more  monoy was needed because it was  coming in sharp competition with  America. If wealthy people did oot  teupuud to Uie demand they ought  to bo guillotined.  Little  Dainties to  Pique the Appetit*  at Afternoon Affairs.  Since the custom of taking afternoon  tea is not only well established In this  country, but now in danger of becoming an untimely feast. It is astonishing  to note the numerous little dainties  and extra trimmings which are being  served to pique aud delight the appetite. It Is uo longer merely a cup of  tea and s, slice of thin bread and butter that may be expected between 4  and 5:30 o'clock. Jam has beeu added  to the list and often hot Scotch scones  and English tnu til us. Beside the tea  table proper there stands usually a sort  of rack table, pyramidal In shape and  having three shelves, one above the-  other and i-ound like plates. Each one  is covered with attractive china holding some fascinating biscuit or cake..  3-ani of one or two kinds is "suggested  In between them, and after the hostes*  has ascertained which jam and biscuit  her guest prefers she spreads it for  him herself before passing it on a small  plate. This little attention appears-  yery gracious.  Among the biscuits those of "health:  food" reputation are often found,and  the jam is spread over them to add to  their somewhat questionable tastiuess.  Other hostesses have fine, small, flat  wafers' of whole wheat covered -with.  chocolate in their own kitchens, before  serving. They arc theu above reproach to pass with tea. The biscuit  itself is digestible, the chocolate tasty  and nourishing.1 Biscuits covered with  cheese, on the contrary, while highly  agreeable to the taste, are avoided by  those hypercareful abput their diet  Strawberry jam is undoubtedly the  favorite for spreading on English muffins. Blackberry jam or guava la  chosen to spread on the health food  biscuits/especially those made of graham cr whole wheat. Scotch sconea  are spread only through the middle  with fresh butter. These ocones are  very similar to old fashioned soda biscuits and are invariably served hct.  In tiize they are little larger than a.  quarter of a dollar. The number that  some peop'e can make disappear Is  therefore readily countenanced.  Wafer toast finds a place at afternoon-,  tea.   In making it the bread is cut as*  thin as~possibie75ro^~is~th^~toaltM~  until extremely crisp.   It is. eaten dry  or with jam, but it is never buttered.  When cake appears at afternoon tea,,  therashion rages fora rich pound cakes  showing through It many large raisins.  Europeans invariably refer to it as  "American plum cake" and regard It  as a specialty of this country. In entertaining foreigners, therefore,, it 1*.  perhaps the most acceptable cake to  offer.  TOUGHS  OF PARIS.  They  Are  Known   as  "Apaches"  an*  Work In Gangs,  Les Apaches���������  They work in gangs. In the underworld their associations are complete*  and distinct. Fame hos come to them,  -to the gang of Bebert of Montparuo,.  of Qegene of the Courtille, the Green/  Cravats, the Costands of the Villette,.  the Mont-en-l'alr of the Batignolles.  Against these bands tbe police war lib  vain. They wage their battles In open*  day���������for some "mome" that Bebert has.  stolen from Gegeno. A band conios.  down from the heights of Bellovllle or  of Charonne and raids a peaeoful quarter���������a horae going cab ls surrounded,,  tbo passenger stabbed through tho win-  .flow nnd robbed, Thoy prey on thr*  public. Band wars upon band. There*  aro nightly duels on the fortifications  or undor tho bridges���������when the Bean  Totor meets Polgno d'Aeler, knife to  knife, in a BitvagoanH oot ualoyal way.  Young all, from sixteen to twenty-two,  rarely older. ,Whore do tbey come*  from? Every whoro. Thoy grow on>  tbe pavoments of Paris, along tho gutters���������foundlings or deserted children,  sons perhaps of tbat laboring class-  which ls on tbo edge of crime and 'beggary. Tbo life of tbo Apache is short;  but for evory one sont to tho Jail or  tbo guillotine two stand ready at the>  door of tho alums. Thoy used to haunt  ibe den of tbo Tore Lunette.���������Front  "The Slums of Paris," by Vane*  Thompson, in Outing Afagulne.  The Owner and the Visitor.  IIIi house, tho first he bad ever  owned, being nearly finished, tbe Flat-  bush mnn went fortb ono fine afternoon to inspect lt. As be entered the-  front door ho observed a well dressed  man ���������^tnndtnjj wWihv nppnwntly admiring th* Iwtutlwi of construction and!  decoration. In an Instant the prldo af  tbe owner dwelled witbin blm. Hew  was where be would make the visitor  verdant wltb envy and, incidentally,  Intercept n few fconquota for blmwplf.  Stepping up to the stranger, be re*  marked:  "It's a beautiful bouse, isn't it? It's  worth every cent of tbe Investment  and a great dfml more."  "You are right," replied tbe stranger.  "Too are, I suppose"-  "Yes. I'm the owner," Interrupted  the otber, "and Just let me tel! yoa  thst thore are not many men roan*  bere wbo own as floe a house as tbls."  "I quite believe you," serenely answered tbe visitor. "I'm tbe msn, yo*  aee, who holds tba flrst toortaun o������  %"* ������>���������? ^^'KWA-AA-f'^A-.  0l  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND.  BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  | WESTERN CANADIAN EDITORS S  3  A Series of Articles Describing their Lives, their Aims  and their Influence.  J. J, HEASLIP  63  w  MR. J. J. HEASLIP  Late   Editor   and   Proprietor   of   the  Alameda Dispatch  Mr. J. J. Heaslip, whc has recently  disposed of his newspaper, the Alameda Dispatch, and retired, temporarily at least, from active newspaper  work, is a striking example of the  successful western publisher. He belongs to that rare class of men who  enter the journalistic field late in a  business career, and .without previous  training are enabled, through a combination of latent literary ability and  keen business insight, to conduct a  newspaper with every degree of success, o=     .  The subject of this sketch is a  native of Ontario, his birthplace being near the town of Peterboro. His  early education was secured at the  public school of his native town, and  was later supplemented by__<a course  ~in a business college"^ at-TofontoT  Commencing life as a farmer, Mr.  Heaslip was attracted by the glowing  possibilities that awaited the settler  in the west, and in 1881 he made his  first trip to the prairie province. At  that time Portage la Prairie waa the  railway terminus, and leaving the  train at this point, he travelled  through several districts to obtain an  accurate idea of the quality of the  land and to secure information nbout  the country before returning east.  The following spring (1882) he decided to move to the west, and coming out with a party of fifteen settlers, he reached Brandon on the 16th  of April, 1832. After leaving Brandon  the party travelled by ox team, the  objective point being adjacent to the  'confluence of the Moose Oreek and  Souris River. After an leisurely trip  made for the purpose of looking over  the country, Mr. Heaslip finally  ���������settled at a point four miles west of  the present town of Alameda. It  was the life of the pioneer in those  days, for thore were no other settlers  within a radius of 100 miles and the  nearest postofflce was Brandon. In  ���������the latter part of 1882 the railway  wns extended to Moosomin, which  was the wheat market for the next  ten years. Of the original party who  ���������came west with Mr. Heaslip, only  three or four returned to the east.  Tho rest remained and are now proa-  porous residents of the district. But  one death, and that recently, has  occurred to diminish the number.  Land in this distriot was not in  tho market in the year 1882. and In  ���������order to make homestead entries tho  settlers had to go to Rcgina. Mr.  Heaslip returned to Ontario for tho  winter, camo baok the following  spring, and oontinued to reside in  the country until he had completed  his homestead duties and acquired  his patent, Owing to tho great distance from a  railway, Mr. Heaslip  Cure Your  Dandruff  Why? Because it is annoying,  untidy. And mostly, because  it almost invariably leads to  UlulitO*.     Cut*   11, Ultil   6MVC  your hair. Get more, too, at  the same time. AU easily done  with Ayer's Hair Vigor, new  improved formula. Stop this  formation of liaudruif (  Doe? tint thonti tht eojer nf thn hair.  A  yormul* with eeeb bawa  then considered the advisability of  removing nearer to some point where  was offered facilities for the shipment  of grain He accordingly took another homestead, which was at that  time permissible, .and remained in  the country for the three years necessary for the completion of the  regulation duties. Although receiving assurances of a railway from  year to year, the road��������� was not completed to Oxbow until the fall of  1891, and did not reach Alameda until  the year  following.  Abandoning work on the farm, Mr.  Heaslip opened a lumber yard in  Oxbow in 1891, and in i892 established a hardware and implement  business in Alameda. The first shipment of freight to be forwarded  west of Oxbow was consigned to Mr.  Heaslip and consisted of two carloads  of lumber. With this material he  erected the first building in Alamnda,  which is now occupied by Messrs.  Cook & Deyell, hardware merchants.  Shortly after becoming established in Alameda Mr. Heaslip sold his  lumber business in Oxbow, and after  a successful career, in both the hardware and implement business, these  were also disposed of, aiid a private  bank opened.^  Itswas in July, 1893, that Mr.' Heaslip entered the ( field of journalism,  and acquired the Alameda Dispatch.  In the same manner in which he had  thrown his talents and energies into  the previous enterprises with which  "\e hed been connected, Mr. Heaslip  at once entered with zest into the  work of producing a newspaper that  would reflect in the truest sense the  growing importance of the town and  district it served. In typographical  finish and mechanical make-up the  Dispatch was brought to the highest  point of excellence. The publisher  was prompt in the introduction of  improved methods and devices. The  newspaper office was thoroughly  equipped with machinery of the most  modern pattern, which included a  type-setting machine and high grade  presses. This resulted in the production of a.paper that was neat and  ttidy in style of print and appearance.  While Mr. Heaslip is? a Conservative  u. politics, the Dispatch has been  oonducted on' strictly independent  lines, although never neutral,  Mr. Heaslip has been a.notary-public and justice of the peace'for fifteen years, and for the past three  years has seived at the head of municipal affairs. He is president of  the Crown Lumber & Coal company,  with yards - at Alameda and Fro-  "bi"sHeTr"to"d"also"c6nducts���������a"- private;  bank, where a general banking business is transacted.  With characteristic enterprise, Mr.  Heaslip installed the telephone system in Alameda, which gives a satisfactory service and now ^ias-, connections with the leading 'business  and private residence^ in town. Ho  also installed the', first acetylene  plant in Alameda.  Mr, Heaslip has always taken a  keen interest in all healthy, manly  sports. He is an enthusiastic patron  of hockey and lactosse, and a large  shareholder in the local skating  rink. Last summer he purchased a  motor car, and motoring forms his  chief diversion during the summer  months. He has become familiarized  with the mechanical parts of the  machine to a detail, and is thoroughly conversant with the principles  underlying propulsion.  Mr. Heaslip is a firm believer in  keeping in close touch with every  detail of the numerous enterprises  under his control, and this no doubt  is largely responsible for the success  that has invariably attended hia business dealings. Every department of  his business is conducted on a system. He is withal courteous and affable in deportment, graceful in manner and has an enviable reputation  for being thoroughly honorable in  all his dealings. Convincing in argument, optimistic in view, Mr.  Heaslip is an entertaining conversationalist, He can discuss with freedom and ease a wide range ot subjects, and is particularly Well Informed on the various matters per-  tnining to municipal work. In tho  midst of his multifarious business  duties he finds time to Bpend threo  or four hours daily in his library,  and is consequently vory widely road,  and keeps in close touch with the  leading questions of the day,  It is but natural to assume that  Mr. Heaslip has a splendid residence.  His homo is n large stone building,  the largest in fact in tho district,  and is beautifully enclosed,  In religion Mr. Heaslip is a Pros-  byterlan, is nn elder in tho church  and one of its warmest supporters.  MRS. DePASSE  OF NEW YORK CITY  "I Consulted Several Physicians, but  They Did Me No Good.   Pe-ru-na  and Man-a-lin Help-ad Me."  Suspicion Justified  "To ba unfair, to be prejudiced, to  be suspicious, is always to judge  wrongly," ������aid Governor Sheldon of  Nebraska to.the Indianapolis Star.  "The suspicious man falls into error  and makes a fool of himself.  "There was a very suspicious countryman who went to New York to  see the sights. Coming to the Metropolitan Museum, lie was amazed  to find that the admission to this  splendid building was nothing. He  mounted the steps and entered.  '"Your umbrella, sir,' said a uni-  ������JK,    offlcial. extending his hand.  The countryman jerked  back his  umbrella,    laughed   scornfully,    and  turned on his heel.  ."'J knowed there was some cheat  about it when ye got in free,' he  said."  Celluloid  Starch  S a v  Easier ironing1 gives  better finish on things  starched with Celluloid  Starch, the only no-  boil cold-water starch  that can't stick. , You  will like it best, once  you try it. Buy it by  name. Any good dealer.  .e a ��������� ���������'"���������  MRS. ALINE DePASSE.  Mrs. Aline DePasse," 776 E. 165th  St., New York, N.Y., writes:  "It gives me pleasure to testify to  the curative qualities of Peruna and  Manalin.  "I was afflicted for over seven  years vyith catarrh of the head, throat  and digestive organs. I consulted  many physicians, but they did me  no good,  "One day I happened to read some  testimonials in your Peruna almanac. I decided to try Peruna and  Manalin. I'bought a bottle of each,  and after taking them for a week  I noticed a change for the better.  So I kept it up; and after using  twelve bottles I was perfectly cured.  "I also gave the medicine to my  children and they had the same beneficial result. I would never be without these  remedies  in the house.  "I highly recommend Peruna and  Manalin to all my friends, and .in  fact to everybody."  Miss Mildred jGrey, 110 Weimar St.,  Apple-ton, Wis.,' writes:  "It gives me pleasure to recommend Peruna for catarrh of the stomach. I had this disease for a number of years, and could not enjoy a  mouthful of food that I ate. It was indeed a great relief when I hit upon  Peruna, and obtained decided results,  from the first. I took six bottles before    I    felt-   entirely cured  of  mv  troubleL _but I _had ar__ aggravated  case." "   " "'  Candid Wayfarer���������Yes,   I've   been  in prison."  Benevolent Ladv���������You   should   be  ashamed to own it.  .  Candid Wayfarer���������I didn't own it;  I  was  onlv  ^ lodger.���������Qomic  Cu,ts.  * $100 REWARD #00.  tba tmianotthla p4p������iwillb������ pUaNdto team  mat mar* It M laaat om -tainted il***mitbat eoletua  kai tWM.tbte to eora la all it* *t*gm, ani thu la  Ctkattb. Hall'* Oatanb Out* U th* only poalUra  ���������we now known to tba medical fraternity. Oaten*  Sffil������^^ifcr������s,i: s������  tornaU*/, aotlatf dl-mollr on the blood and raoootw  KfiS^Sf**5f W������te������i, thereby itmtrotlng tba tevni.  E^SiwJ** *'**!**��������� **4:tt.*lng tha patient ttrengtA  K %l.iVfnp "8 ������������SPH������*I������������ and aMlatlns natSra  Eifi?���������������*,������* W0If' Tl������ MSPrtetorTbava So mwS  KSiS}f* **}***���������** PO#������r������ thit ther offer One Ho  KTliB^iWi^' *���������/ .������*������������������ tJ������"*t fallitoonra. Sei  lor lletof teitlaaonlali.  AAatttm F. 3, GimiT A Co., Toledo, a  *eH *t tywtsliiCf 7k, !���������  Cake Ball'i Famlljr Ptlfc for eowtlpeUoa.   '  Minard's Liniment Cures Colds, etc.  A Spanish government official of  Lucena, Castellon, committed suicide  by placing twelve dynamite cartridges under his bed and firing them.  The house was destroyed.  A Tonio for the Debilitated.���������Par-  melee s Vegetable Pills bv acting  mildly but thoroughly on the secretions of the body are a valuable  tonic, stimulating the lagging organs  to healthful action and restoring  them to full vigor. They can ie  taken in graduated doses and so used  that they can be discontinued at any  time without return of the ailments  which they were used to allay. I  J$e\ts has been received in Simla  that the Ameer of Afghanistan, who  was charmed by his recent tour in  India, is contemplating a trip to  Europe in 1908.  ENGLISH SPAVIN LINIMENT removes  nil nard, soft or ca.loused lumps and blemishes, from horses, blood spavin, .curbs,  splints, ringbone, sweeney, stifles, sprains, sore  and swollen  throat,  coughs,' etc.  Save $50 by  XSf, if pT -\0tt^   Warranted   the  most wonderful  Blemish  Cure  ever known.  La  b o r-  Ti  m  e -  Lii  nen,  T  o o  IM  j    Viscount   Tumour,    the    Karl    of  ' Winterton's,son, was being interviewed in New York about clothes. On  this subject, however, the young man  J refused to talk.  i "You," he said, "are the sixth reporter to talk clothes to me today. I  think you reporters, are too persistent.  You give me no rest. You remind  me of a frend of mine at Oxford..  , "My Oxford friend used to like to  drink a mug of ale at the Mitre. He  I visited the Mitre a good deal and he  I was always very particular abou*  having his own mug.  i "At the Mitre one evening he said  to the barmaid:  ! "'A mug of bass, Nellie, and be  careful to draw it in my own pewter.   Make no mistake.'  "'No   fear   of   making a mistake  about your pewter, sir,' the barmaid  answered.    'I can tell it with ease.'  "'How so?' my friend asked.  "'By the  handle,' said    the    barmaid.   'It's always warm.'"  German cigar makers will now use  a tinfoil cigar label instead of one  of paper .and-.gum..  Pessimist���������After ail, tnis. world  is most all uphill work.  OptimiBt���������Gee, but you're hard  to please; the last time I saw you  you wore complaining because your  business was all running down.���������Detroit Free Press.  The new Aytr'i Hair Visor will ctmlnly  do thl������ work, because, Brat of ail, itde.  strors the germs which art tbt orirlnsl  canst of dandruff. Having given thistli  nature completes the curs. Tbeactlpte  mtorsd to ��������� perfectly btahby conditio*  "���������Kin brtj\at.0.m*ymOmm,'     "  Coitly Keys,  One thousand seven hundred pound*  was tho sum given by Count Adolplii*  Ue Rothschild Cut* what may be mild to  bo the inoHt valuable key lu the wbrlrt  It Ib marked with tbe arum of the  Htrom family nml in believed to Uf  Uio wwrfc ot tliv uri'iii (tjiiiuu wU*t  Deoveuuto Cellini, who tlouilsUnl in  *!-e sixteenth century. The key la ehls  elod out of a Uloek of stool, jiriwntliijj  two jrrotesquo feniale flgurox ami ornn-  meuieu with various mnnkn nml nctolln.  Another costly key. which formerly he  louRod to the Medici family. Is In the  Houth Ken������lngton museum. Lonilm  Tb* upper part of tbe bow rests upon a  sqaare templo, Inclosing a stnmlhtf  figure exquisitely cbi������elcd, boldhiK ���������  uhleld. The pipe consists of ��������� column  wltU a Coi'luUil'Ui I'liuttal.  Letters patent establishing the Or.  anfe River colony on exactly the  same basis as the Transvaal have  been issued.  It Is Good for Man and Beast.���������-  Not only is Dr. Thomas' Eclectrio  Oil of incomparnble value in the  household, but the farmer and stockman will find it ver> serviceable in  the farmyard nnd on the cattle range,  often saving tho services of a veterinary etirgoon. In injuries to stock  and in cases of cough and pains it  can be used with good effect,  "What is thoro ou your hat that  makes you ko proud of itp"  "The eyes of all the other women."  ���������Clovolnnd Lender,  Minard's   Liniment   Ourei   Garget  in Cows,  The French government ha������ offered  to remit their land tnxeH for five  yoarH to the revolting wlno morch-  IllltH,  Two fatal easos of bubonic plaguo  have occurred on tlio Inland of Trinidad.  'Pen -Angle  TJw tuwlcnrcar that Lis ptifeuJy,  wears out   ibwett.  and   neither  ihiinki   nor   Wretches, if named  PEN-ANGLE, and  Hear* this frsd������ tnark  in red. Who sells it,  guarantees it, in the  maker's naros. Made  in many fabrics and  stylef,at various jxiees, 2T mwv/yssr  in form-fitting nzes for women, men  ind children. PEN-ANGLE Guar*  ���������nteed Underwear weea best and  uo  fits better  iive Central American republics  propose confederation, and a congress  is to be held in the City of Mexico  The Death Sentence.  What is the most common form em-  pIoyed-in-the-.carr-ying-out-of_tlie.deaUi.  sentence? It appears to be the guillotine, which is employed publicly in  France, Belgium, Denmark, Hanover  and two cantons of Switzerland and  privately In Bavaria, Saxony and also  In two cantons of Switzerland. The  gallows comes next ln the running aud  Is.'' fa voVed publicly in Austria, Portugal ond Russia and privately In Great  Britain and the United States. Death  by the sword obtains in fifteen cantous  of Switzerland, in China and Russia  publicly and In Prussia privately. Ecuador, Oldenburg and Russia have  adopted the musket, all publicly. In  China, too, they have strangulation by  the cord and in Spain tho garrote, both  public. In Brunswick there Is death  by the ax and by the electric cbalr lu  N'ew York. In Italy there Is no capital  punishment.  8hoes Are Boots In England.  Illustrative of tlio importance of an  accurate knowledge of those, "little  things" which go to assure success In  a foreign market is the exporlonco of  an American company which n few  years ngo sent a consignment of 100,-  000 pairs of shoes to London to bo  dumped on the British public regardless of price. Now It happons that  "shoes" to the British mind mean only  what In America nro known as "low  shoos," American "high shoos" being  known horo as "boots." Tho British  public wears "boots" In tboi winter,  and as this extremely enterprising  American compntiy advertised their  stock n3 "shoos" In tho winter It Is not  to bo wondered nt thnt no ono displayed nny vory grent Interest In the op.  portunlty to buy somothlng which was  not wnnted.--Lotii:on Tlt-Blts.  M?#: fire proof mms  ���������rasiNG  '��������������������������������������������� -t . "��������� . ���������������������������������������������-'���������"i. A-iy.:.y.    '������������������������������������    ���������:������������������������������������������������������:��������� . ':'"  "WRITE   FOR PRICES  METALLIC ROOFING C?  LIMITED.  WINMl P������E.C  s  Health  Qusen Alexandra's Chtoks,  Qucoti Alexandra's chocks nro drawn  by Lord do Uroy. who also requires n  voucher 'for ovorythlug. Tills may  como from Lord llowo or from Mr.  Qrovllle, tho private secretary, or, In  tho enso of purely porsonal expenditure, from Miss Charlotto Knollys.  Thoro Is novor nny neod for lier mnjos-  ty to sign u check, and tlio treasurer  has full power to Jndorso Incoming  checks-on her behalf. Her majesty,  however, keeps ono or two special nc-  e-otmtH,  which nro replenished from  ftnm   to   ttlttrt   hy   ttrrmt-rimtiUi   nnTnmill  frnin T<nrd do Cvoxf'n department, nnd *  IIiopo nro dlflburml for tlm benefit of  Iho tunny persons und Institutions tlmt  enjoy her unrecorded benollconco.  Ever}' woman may be attractive.   Bright eyes, pink cheeks  and red  lips are  her nature-  given right. A* sallow skin, lack  of animation,  low spirits and  weak nerves m&y be avoided by ������  the use of Beecham's Pills. ?.-.'  remedy that well deserves the,  confidence   of   every   woman.  Again   and   ajraih   they   havej  proved to be invaluable at those]  recurring times when so many.  women feel debilitated and suf-|  fer from nervousness, headache  and depression. It is wonderful  the way these pills assist Nature  and relieve the suffering.  Every woman who values  health and good looks should  become a user of  BEECHAM'S  PILLS  Prepared only by Thomas Beecham,",  St. Helens, Lancashire, England.  Sold Everywhere in Canada and U. S,  America.   In boxes 23 cents.  59  Nurses* ft Mothers' Treasure  ���������moit reliable mecSidna for baby.  UiedowSpyMn. Firit compounded  ���������mmylty Dr. P. E. Piault In 1855,  Makes Baby Strong  -"*    Restore! tha little orgeni to perfect  health.   Ova* tound deep, without  I   retort to opium or other injurioui draw,  I44a. , A*,^*mm*'i He- 6 botiU $1.25.  _N������lloe*l Diutfti Qmntmi Co. Ltd.. MoKwtl  ���������*m***mmm  Cenaplononfl.  Tbe minister had preached to the  graduating class of a girls' college.  Tbo girls of tbo class woro on tbt  platform ail round tbe pulpit and all  dressed In white.  "I felt," confe������������ed the preacher to  bis wife wben lie got bome, "like i  crow on a snowdrift"  Life, to be worthy of a rational being, moat bt always lo progression.  Wt must always porpott to do more m  wwtxet tliaa lo tint peit-Johnto*.  WILSON'S  FLY  PADS  Kill them nil,  No den* -Him  lyln* about  when tiftod at  direoted.  ��������� tOLO mv ���������  OKUGCItTI, OlOeill ud eiNERiU. STORIS  tOo. par paok������t������ or ��������� packata far too.  will latt m whole eeemeru  W.   N.   U.   No.   SM THE NEWS, CUMBEKLAMD, BRITISH COLUMBIA  Local Items.  Teuison, grouse and duck at  the game supper on Wednesday,  Sept. 4th.  Constable Thomson still holds  the seven Japs in the provincial  jail awaiting instructions as how  he will dispose of them. They  arrived at -Uiiion Bay about a  week ago on a tramp steamer  and landed during the night, uot  having permission to do so. The  captain is below giving an explan  atiou of his conduct.  Labor Day-yesterday-almost  everybody was out of town Many  were hunting, many at the Wood  men's picnic, and many making  up "select" picnic parties to the  Lake.  J. C, Guillom was in town on  Thursday taking a look at the  prospects for opening a law office  but as the lawyer practising hero  has what legal business there is  in sight and the district is not yet  large enough to support two legal lights the gentleman depart  ed on Saturday morning.  . ���������;���������o  ���������  The Fire Brigade had a hurry  call at noon on Thursday last to  the alley behind the Metohdist  patsonage. Beyond the sdeh he  ing badly scorched no serious  daihage w^s done.   ; *t> .  8UL1BS  From   France,    Holland and  Japan.  seeds           Trees  jLnisL _   Cuiri'>������-<, li. C. i\u-> 31,'07.  Dear Strr-  1 wani to briiii.1 10 your notice what I  ������onsider to be an attempt of sharp���������too  sharp���������commercial practice, ana through  my own bitter experience warn others  who may find themselves placed in srnv  il.tr circumstances. The (acts are as foi  lows;--  1 effected a fire insurance contract wiih  the Mutual Fire Insurance Omp'inv of  B. C. My p licv became due for renewal on M.irch Sill last, hut 1 was not noli  fied by the disirirt -igent of this on that  date. On the 30th 'of M irch ki. >wmg  thit my policy would be <xpirint>< -ome  time in that month, seni the premium  direct to the Company, -ind on tli<- mih  of April I received an a.:knowU-dyeinent  from them "thanking me for renewal  of policy" and asking mc to si^n premium  note and return wiih one dollar for   new  policy    On tiie nth "of April, that is ori  the next dny, my house was 'Otally destroyed by fire.    : ti the 201I) of April ihey  returned mc my cheque and informed me  that they were not on the risk.    Noa, sir  I want you to note   thai   this company  kept iny cheque for nearly a whole month  lobe more exuci, trom the  30th. March  to the 2oih April, and  1   received  their  acknowledgement on the 10th April; if  thev did not intend to effect this insurance why did they not send me my money back at once instead of waiting until  after I had been burner! out before inform  ing me that they were not 011  the risk?  They h.ive since repudiated all  liability  111 the matter, so 1 shall have to press my  just claim through'the courts.   This  I  consider a disgrace, and I wish to  warn  others who m.i'y even now consider thev  are fully protected from loss by fire under  policies in this i^ticl company.  I should therefore esteem it a favor  if |  you  would draw   the atteniion  of  your j VALUABLE     TRGPAY      CUPS  readers in the editorial columns  of your  paper.  Thanking you in anticipation.  Yours faithfully,  CHARLES BRIDGES.  A ���������  Repiy.  Vancoouver, 27 August'07.  Charles Bridges Esq.  (lourtenay, B. C.  Dear Sir,-  Yottrsofthe 17th  instant  received and    contents noted,    In ���������  reply Ihave to tell you that  the  Company i.s of the sain������\ oj-inion  as at first    The Directors indiv- j  idually would  be   pleased  if it  were possible to make you a donation but as a   company  they !  cannot give money where  there j  is no legal claim.  Sincerely yours,  C. S. Hubbs.  PROVINCIAL- EXHIBITION  Vf-*<  Victoria, B.C.  mammr*ar*nmameemmmm*mmTem^  September, 24 to 28  I9O7  BIGGER   and   BETTER  THAN    EVER  625  Burns  XFORD^  Th&Righc fi ft  (Steel Plate ^-"  flange  E2?!eJSm*is'    my**'  either wood or coal with  real economy, because the  draft system is always  under your control���������easy to  handle as to set a clock  ahead or back. Big copper-  lined   reservoir,   utilizing  heat other ranges waste,  gives an always ample supply  of hot-water, ��������� more economy  and more convenience. You really  ought to see this range, ���������it's  0 handy in every detail.  Draft control���������perfect  draft control, that's one  thing you'll like about  this range.   Speci- j  ally big fire door  has an extra draft  slide at top.   Inside that slide 1  there's a shield  that carries the  draft DOWN  under the fire  ���������and up again.  y?j  w     There's no  range that gives ^  Tyou so much kitchen"  comfort for the money���������  so much certainty that it  WILL cook right and  can't   help  but BAKE  bright.   Won't  you!  call   and    see   it?  THE GURNEY FOUNDRY CO.,  Limited���������Toronto Montreal  Hamilton       Winnipeg  Calgary     Vancouver  For Sale by-���������Magnet Cash Store, %k Retail Agents.  ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  j      THE ROYAL BANK OF CANADA.  For Fall  Planting  Reliable varieties at reasonable  Prices.  ������3TMease note that my fruit trees are  not jjrown Irom imported p,iece root  grafts, but are budded on own growth of  seedling, from bearing trees.  Fertilizers, Bee Supplies, Spray  Pumps, Spraying Material, Cut  Flowers, etc.  Vancouver. 27th Aug.'07  Messrs Grant & Co.  Cumberland, B. 0.  Dear Sir** ;���������  Yours of the 17th hist, enclos  ing petition received and noted  and in reply would say the Directors of the Mutual Fire Insurance Company of B. C. feel keen  !y the loss that Mr. Bridges has  had, but as a Company, they can  not pay money where there is no  legal claim, nor can they establish the precedent of making donations for such would be an injustice to the other members of  the company, viz. the policy  holders.  As an explanation of the point  in question, may 1 refer you ton  reply letter in the issue of thc  '���������Cumberland Nkws'' August20,  Sincerely yours,  Mutual Fire Insurance Co of B.C  C. S, Hubbs,  ' Mang-Sec,  Large  and    "  UP-to-Datc  Stock of  Guns  In days of old,  when   knights  4v&re4)old^for_a^--young,_inan;_to_  be a success'"iu life it was necessary to have brains, foresight and  energy; but  under the  present  condition things have changed.  The three most essential things  in life now is a course of a correspondence school. Dr, McLaug  hiin's electric belt and Dr. William's Pink Pills for pale people.  To these can be added one of  Stoddarts'   21 jewel  watches  nnd SPKCfAL PRIZES in  EVERY DEPARTMENT.  $50,000  EXPENDED on GROUNDS and  EQUIPMENT THIS YEAR^  **m\rm*t  G. H TARBELL  *  HIGH GRADE STOVES  And nil KITCHEN  UTKNSILS  Sportsmens Goods  nnd  General Hardware  and  Ammunition  At the  Big Store  Get our Prices  <<i>  Campbell's  V  V  TURNOVERS, TARTS,  0HEE8E OASES,  FRUIT fc'ftUABES  26ct*  per dox,   ������  UREASE PUFFS 30c. doe.  MEAT PIES  Every Saturday  3 for 25c  BAKERY  -Days Horse Racing--4  and OTHER ATTRACTIONS.  ENTRIES CLOSE  SEPT    16th.  EXCURSION   RATES   FROM  ALL    POINTS.  Wrile for Prize List.  J. E. Smart,  P. 0. Drawer 701 .Sccyr.Trons  Victoria, B. C.  SALE   OF   PUREBRED CATTLE.  A Fine Opportunity to Invent   Profitably  Owing to thc scarcity of labor  I am compelled to sell my herd  ol pure bred and high grade  dairy stock consisting of;���������  Tho Triw; Hull, Tiwslo Onrl, No. 2157.  broil by II. Bosnnll, Ohemninus, 11. (J.  1 Hull a yuiirH old, and 7 howl of cows  two yoiirfl old nnd yearlings, iu lots to  Bulk puroluiflorfl.  also  1 No. 2 Combined Churn nnd Butter  Worker.  I BO Gallon J Iniul or Power Churn.  1 Mason Hand or Power Huttor Worker.  2 50 Gallon Jloyd Crwun Vats,  1 Hnbcook (I Tlottlo Tester.  1 Turbino Oronm Sepnrntor.  1 No. 81 Iniul or Power Sopnrotor.  1 2% h. p. Engine and Boiler.  These article* aro as good as  new for use aud will be sold at  a Bid KtiUuCXiuiN from co!������t.  BYRON CRAWFORD.  Courtenay, B.O,  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  BUTOHHB 8HOB  A woman mny cook ;i good twist, but tlmt is her business,  A mtti nny enjoy n grvvl ro.nt, Imt f hit's- his h-nineti,  We sell good ro.i!.ts of beef, lamb, and mutton, that'll our business.  Comox Co-operative Society,  F AITKEN.Manager.  Capital. $3,5K 0,000  Kkskuvk, $4,390,000  Assets,   $45,400,000  Deposits, $32,400,000  The Manager of the Royal Bank of Canada  n will he pleased to serve those  who   believe   in  Saving    Money  and placing it where it will earn Interest.  Interest Added Four Times a Year in Savings Bank.  A.BNETHElRBY,   Ma*a~    t  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������<>���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  x  1  X  K.AIDA  Merchant  TAILOR  LADIES' TAILOR-MADE COSTUMES A SPECIALTY  SUITS fllADB TO   ORDEH RND  IN ANY STYLiE YOU CUISH.  PERFECT FIT GUARANTEED.  Prices From $30 to $40.  CU M BERLAND,  B. C.  Written in RED to call your ATTENTION,  ihivt thoro thoro is no nooo-mily to auni Km for your VVuddiu^ Giu, hh ihe  Hamo Good������ can bo purohagod from1 tho undoraigned for LESS MONKY.  How i.4 thin dono? Well! by no Clorks to \my, low rent, eto., knowing  where to buy uud paying CaBh 'or numo. STISRLING SILVER, SILVER  PLATK CUT GLASS, LEATIJKR U00D8, DIAMOND GOODS, etc, oto.  I STODDART, the Jeweler,  ������(_XS>������������(^^  To make fortunes  of the future you must  put   something   into  the present  JUST OUT  Gold-Coppers Pay  Big   Dividends ��������� all  over British   Colum.  bia  The BBITISH COLUMBIA ILLUSTMTBD.  Oontninlug ovtxr 100 Vieww in everything.   Post paid 25a, stumps  IUCHKHT PKOVINCK IN THR 1IIUT18H KMl'lHR,  Nothln t RISKED, Nothing GAINED.     Nothing VENTURED, Nothing WON  Splendid Opportunity to Invert.  Tho riolioflt men in tlio world nro inventing in Ji C, Ooppor-GoUl unci Silver Minos  Why enn't you bogiu now?  Tho grontoBt Oolil-Ooppor Discovery of the  Ago in in Hr I tin! i Oolumbln.  BIS FOUR CONSOLIDATED SOLD MIKES, ltd.  Capital -  -  i|te2B,000.  Every Dollar Snhnoriliod used in Dovolopmonfc of Mines,  Si'kcial Ofpkr, 20c. por Shark.  Mln������������ dinwtlv wont of Loltoi, whono ahtxrtm aro now nbout 111; Le Rof No. fi are  about UD nnd went up to vHAi;nnd UoaaoJidated Mining nnd Hraeitiog Oo of Can-  Hiiti, iitd. ahnttiu blZO t-rtwlj, QimL Cnlilumin nkunm nhoui 1120; (jinnhy Minee  paid over $2,000,000 dividends iu 1000; Uig Four umya from *% to 1600 in gold,  copier, silver, with M por oent in tbe Treasury on railway near ameUor.  Nora.���������Moat of tbi-ae minea aold for a few oens once, but over capitalized even  now pay Big Dlvldeuda.   Hig four will jump to 11 aoon.  'U'WdlTm Virion rrx-iilvtid t llfihont  Awnrrfcj ff,r Hr������tir������������t, rfnlff.pnpnor ixtn aortt fn Bf  Loula Exposition.   BIG FOUR had BEST DIHI'LAV at Dominion Fair, New  Westminster, lh C.     No ipsa llmii 100 abnrea sold.  Shares oan be bad on instalment plnn, or yearly contract, Ifi per oent onsb, Imlnnee monthly.  Oompnny hits no debta or liiibilltlea.    Hend for illuatrnted rrospeotna to Secy.  BIQ FOUR MINES Ltd.. P. 0. Box 174, VANCOUVER, B.C.  How to get a Watch FREE���������Call at  the News office and we will tell you how to  getoneof Stoddart's vvthiit money,

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