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 .  I  f'  il'i *,.  "V-"*/, ���������������������������,'/' ,*-���������' - -.      :���������_/' .-* - .-;.  *"������������������''��������� .V.'-'/VT.''���������''''".'-,-. ���������   -"'.'���������*(--- *,. - ' j.;*     - ,,   - ,- -���������> - ���������-....-.   ..    ...:  * _ -1    . '""   "* "    v      >    *: _(f v'/     -      _ / ' v<���������   "��������� ���������       .-*'  '<   -������������������  *   ������-������1-11   -ft--*.*. !-*-(  /      ./J  ,    *   \*  to,  A Journal Devoted Especially, to.th������ Interests of Comox District.  The News, Nineteenth Year.  CUMBERLAND   B. C.    TUESDAY, MAY 9, :gu ���������'���������  Subscription $i.ou a Year  The Store  of Quality  The Store  Of Quality  THE BIG STORE  ���������HH^i^-^^^NI^M*  MEN'S AND BOYS' CLOTHING FOR PAY-DAY  When yon buy a suit which  bears the Perfection Brand,  you secure certain advantages  uot possible to special order or  Custom Clothes, uo matter what  the price.  Every part of a Perfection  Brand suit is made by a specialist who devotes his entire time  and study to making that particular part. "  m  FOR  There is no 'trying-on  stage,  no padding-up of dcd'ec's.- You  get a satisfactory fit. You see it  for yourself.  .  a-  We have an extensive range of  the newest patterns lo(> choose  from and for style, quality aud  finish, our line, is unequalled.  We ouly sell our clothing on  its merits and all we ask is for  you to inspect our exceptionally  large showing'.  Prices range from  $10.00 to $30.00  ������*f*tn_i**m*t*^****������^  *    . ��������� i* *     ' ' ���������  Simon Leiser & Co., Ltd*  Dunsmuir Av������.,  STOVES  AND  RANGES  Furniture and Household  SUPPLIES  Cumberland.  MAROCCHI BROS  GROCERS   &   BAKERS  AND PROPRIETORS  OF  CUMBERLAND BOTTLING WORKS  Wallpaper  Paints  ���������*" * j  Varnish  Oils'Etc.  '..:���������   TRY THE  ii      ' ���������   ��������� * ���������  .The Magnet Lash Store.  T. E. Bate, Cumberland.  Agents for Pilsener brewing Company's BEER  Wholesale Dealers iu all Kinds of  Wines and Liquors.  SECOND    STREET  ������**V*iau04*i������*mt*fWia*^^  Dr. Hicks, of Now Urunawick,  THE CORNER STORE f  Summ  Our Summer  Suits are   at  hand. ,    Quality 'and  Prices  are Right,  t  The   following   goods   have   -  arrived  and are in   the best  of condition."  Laoes and Embroideries,  Ginghams, Prints, Yestings,  Summer Bress Goods, Etc.  1   J. N. MclEOD,  Dnnsmuir Ave.  Cumberland  _I_H-L-CAN AD IAN-BAN K-  OF COMMERCE  a graduate of McGill University;  is expected to arrivo this week  from Victoria, where ho haa boon  taking the modioli examination ns  is required before practicing in  this province, to net nt. assistant  Burgeon in tho. absence of XJr.  MrtcNiuighton, who with Mrfl.  MncNnughton, will leavo on Sat-  uvdtiy for tho oast,  m. ������'     " "������������������       '.  Rov. Hood, of Suminor.and, oc-  euplil tho h'eshyteriau pulpit on  Sunday IflBt at both services. Hov.  Donald McKonssio, of Vancouver,  will occupy Uie pulpit noxt Sunday and tho Sunday following.  Om- Presbyterian friends aro hav-  ., . ���������     .  ,.   t*.    it. *���������,'���������������-.,������ n*. /.It f.-  illg ljUkto i������ Valiul) IU wll* \tt 1 ...u.u  lino.  Manager Whito of The Canadian Bank of Commerce, haa mov-  cd into his now dwolliug on First  St, Mr. Whito vory kindly took  us through tho building a fow  days ago, which wo considor ono  of iho most convenient and best  finished residences in tho district.  Mi, Win, Duncnn, of Sandwick,  arrived homo ' on Thursday hut,  from a business trip to Vancouver  aiid Chilliwnck. '  Mrs. Ditvid Walker and Miss  Mary Walker, loft by Sunday's  boat for Vancouver,  License Board Meets/  The license commissioners mot  on Friday evening, and waited pa.  tiently for an hour for Mv, Smithe  of tho '-Islander" to put in an up-  pearaneo. that gontleman having  been summoned to appear boforo  the h^ard, to divulge llio Tiiune of  tho writer of the letter, which'appeared in the Islander a few issues  ago, in which charges were made  ninunst Victor Bonora's houi.o,  and tlio commissioners with, hold-  iuir a secret hossion, After waiting for in hour, aud Mr, Smithe  not appearing, the clerk wnis in-  utructed to again notify him, tbnt  his presence was required by the  .commissioners!', at tho council  chambers on Tuesday evening,  May Utli. The notice was signed  by the chnirmtiu, which is iiocoh.  sary, and which was not dono iu  tho previous notice.  George Tarhell loft ou a business trip to Vancouver by Sunday's boat,*  ������������������ am   ������������������-���������" ���������'"  John Br 11 co loft on Sunday for  Vancouver on business in connection with tho .census,  Pioneer Missionary Passes away.  The .crowning event of a great  career iu the service of the Cross  1  was the passing, ou Thursday,  May 4th, of Rev. Dr. Kbenezer  Robson, pioneer missionary and  advance agent of civilization���������  beloved iu aud out of his own  Methodist church all over British  Columbia. Primarily a missionary with instincts of an empire  builder, the man whose life has  uow ended was easily one of the  greatest the west has ever seen,  His end was a climax ol peace,  though he had been for more than  a year feeble and weak from the  weight of his nearly four-score  ycars.|  :**'    __.,,-,,.     ���������������>   un 1. n 1   ���������  Alderman Willard will leavo on  Wednesday morning for Vancouver, and will return   on   Tuesday  by way of Victoria.  SIR EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D., D.C,J,., President  ALEXANDER.LAIRD, General Manager  CAPITAL,,.- $10,000,000 ,' REST, - .$7000.000.,..  ,  THE SAVIN'GS BANK. DEPARTMENT  of The Canadian Bank of Commerce will receive deposits of $1 and.  upwards, on which interest is allowed at current rates. There is no  delay in withdrawing the whole or any portion of the deposit. . Small  deposits are welcomed. < 234  Accounts may be opened in the names of two or more persons, to be  operated by any one of the number or by the survivor, A joint account  of this kind saves expense in establishing the ownei^hip of the money  ' after death, and is especially useful when a man desires to provide for  his wife, or for others depending upon him, in the event of his death.  CUMBEBLAND BItANOH ,W. T. WHITE, MnnnS'-r  W. C White of Happy Valley,  hurt recently Hold ton acreB of his  ranch for $3000. ,  Mr. W. Rickson, of. Vancouver,  brother of Mr. T. Itiektion of thia  oil), wiivoii in town on i Thursday  labt, on a bitniiieob trip.  Dominic Dipillipo on May 8rd,  before Magtutcnlo AbrmiiH, wiib  tiued 810,00 nod cont* for tiring a  f< vl-i-m in No, -*��������� mhto, coivtviwy to  CSuMsnil Utile IS of the Coal Mines  lit'giilatiou Act.  Mr." A. I-Icndorfion, of Vaiicou-  fvnv. nnwtmU  Mi'.*   W. O.   ttrttWII.  I I  at the Canadian Hank of Commerce, Mr. Brown having boon promoted to tho head branch nt Vancouver. Ho lofts-on Saturday evening for that city. For tlio ehurt  timn ho was horo, Mr. Brown  mndo a boat of friends, *'for he ia  a jolly good follow,"  Mvb, D. Anthony returned to  her homo at Vaiieouvor 011  Pri  day,  Mr. P. 1\ riurriHon our local  barrinter, Iiiih opened a branch of-  (h-u al Cwiu'Uv������ay, und wll! be there  overy TiUMduy and  Friday nfior  noon.  The output of coal from local  mines for the mouth of April, wiih  48,101 totiB,  Dr. anil Mrn. GilloHpio will  leave on WedncBilny morning for  Vancouver,  City Council  The city council met in ppocial  session on Monday evening, a full  board being present, with the ex-  eeption   of   Alderman   McNeil.  The flewor ()iioetion wnu (lis-  eussetl by tbenldermeu, ai. to the  bcHt way of bringing it boforo  tboBC entitled tp vote upon it, so  that they might, thoroughly under  Presentation.  aaatmm -  At the regular mooting of tho  liHdieh' Aid of Graw Methodist  uhnrch, hold last Tuesday nt iho  home of tlio Prosident, Mrs. T. ...  Hanks. Tho retiring Presidoui,  Mvb, L, A, Mounce, wa.. fitirprif*-  wl by tho meinborB, wlmn .dm wan  inude the recipiont of an addres.-,  stand it, the lnck of .which scorned j aceompaniecl by a petty cut fibi**---  to lmvo been,the excuse of many, 6\\VQV )\nii,\ fon'i dinh. nnd cnt.iihi^'  f^r ttirninp; it down Inst year,    It  Mr. Jonkinp Willinm������  of  Car  bonado, Wiwh,, tvrrivod in  town  last week,   Mr. Wllliamfl was a  former resident here.  ! Don't forget tho Mnccabeoft  iU\mi on tlwevuniun of May Stth.  A mo������t onjoyidile timo in promin-  ed,  KxamiiintiouH   for mine man  ttffDVm ccrtiftcntes are 'hoing held  in tho Court lloune.   Tjioro are  31 oiuitHilntnR, -i flrnt, 5 flecond  nmt 12 third. Tho oxhm.i.ntiu.ie  tire Wfhtt conducted hy Tally  ltoy<-e, of Nftimimo, und Iunpe������jtor  Kewtou of thia city.  Was moved liy Aid, Parnham sec.  by Aid, llan'h, that a commit-  tee be unpointed to draft'up a by.  law nntl interview Mio mating*.���������  ment of the Koyiil Hank and the  Hank of Commerce, in the mntter  of borrowing monoy for newer pnr-  poseM,*���������carried. The committee  is ,eonmof.cd of the following;���������  Aid. Willtml, Mnxwull. Haiikh  and the 'innyor,  Council adjourned.  v.'ibo, Mrs. Motineo has for unity'  years proved iUH'll!������'H*nr* ptonidi.-ttt,  over cheerfully l.:*.!*,'ing the*, initiative in cnrryiiij.. to a ,nwt���������<-.*:*-.t''i.!  Issuo, every .enterprise in* eoivnc-.1,  tion with the Aid,  Mr. McKv.n/.io of the Big Stom  left by Sunday's boat on 11 vacation trip to Vancouver,  !mammmmWMmm*������fWL^^  mm.mfnmtmaitaiMawmmmt'+mm**^  OUR SPRING FURNISHINGS  I.  VQT>  WWW'  **������ m***a\*m-*na m a*-'*���������am*-   ��������� a**a*m*mm***aj*>*ma.  ma**t*������M* inwmwi-W" *��������� *iaaam%m*  KmbriiceB all that is newehf,  bent, and'Cornet.    We  want you to call and iimpoci r||������<m���������the vory latest in  Spring and Kastcr appar-,;! for careful (IreB.-.ers.  SPRING SUITS  Wo hnvo the handiwork of Canada's foromoM: clothes  maker*-*, tailored from sclt'cti'd English and Peotoh  fabrics.   Suits thnt will im-aHim* up to nvery uinn's  partii'uhn' u.jtiH.*mt<nt,  Wo Invite vou to look now whet|n-r \on liny or not.  ���������UMrWnHI_i*__| mami\������a-m*m^mf������**9m mm aamt*jm*������a  THE PIT-RITE STORE  Gappbel! Byes.  .V.JCmiTNJtVLmlXaW3m^^ amaimmmamm x    lj_ji���������_i,.  I M_(. ������jwjj_������ ..in Hiiuu.ai-1  - ��������� ���������'-'���������-A ���������*"> --  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Riverman  By STEWART  EDWARD  WHITE  C������������-yri������hl. 1908. by lh* KcCluro C������m-  pmjr   Copynjht. 1947. I9M. by  mlawart ������4w������_*l Wkito  (Continued.)  TllKEE days later the jam of the  drive reached the dam at Redding. After tlie rear had drop-  ped dowu river from Redding  Carroll and Orde returned to their deserted little box of a house at Monrovia.  Orde breathed deep of a new satisfaction in walking again the streets of  this little sandy, sawdust paved, shan-  tyfled town, with its yellow hills and  ita wide blue river and its glimpse of  the lake far in the otilng.  "Hanged if l know what's struct  me," he mused. "Never experienced  any remarkable joy before in getting  back to this sort of truck." 5  Then, with a warm glow at the  heart, the realization was brought to  Lim. This -was home, and over yonder  under the shadow of the heaven pointing spire a slip of a girl was waiting  for him.  The rest of the week Orde was absent up the river, superintending in a  general way the latter progress of the  ���������drive. **./  At the booms everything was in  readiness to receive the jam. The  long swim arm slanting across the  river channel was attached to its  wlnch.which would operate it When  shut it would close the main channel  and shunt into the booms the logs floating in the river. There, penned at last  by the piles driven'in a row and held  together at the top by belted timbers,  they would He quiet. Men armed with  pike poles would then take up the  work of distribution according to the**  brands stamped ou the ends. Each  brand had its own separate "sorting  pens," the_.lower end leading again  into^^ the^e^^FFerT^FTOrcPtKse^actr*  owner's property was rafted and towed  to his private booms at his mill below..  Orde spent the day before the jam  appeared in constructing what he called a "boomerang."  "Secret invention just yet," he explained to Newmark. "I'm going to  hold up the drive in the main river  until we have things bunched; then  I'm going to throw a big crew down  here by the swing. Heinzman antici-  pates, of course, that I'll run tbe entire drive into the booms nnd do ail  my sorting there. Naturally if I turn  his logs loose Into the river as fast as  I ran across them he will be able to  pick them up one at a time, for he'll  only get then, occasionally. If I keep  them 'until everything else is sorted  only Heinzman's logs will remain, and  as we have no right to hold logs we'll  have to turn tbem loose through the  lower sorting booms, where be can be  ready to raft them. In that way bo  gets them all right without paying us  a cent. See?"  "Yes, 1 see," said Newmark.  "Well," said Orde, with a laugh,  ���������"here is where I fool him. I'm going  to rush the drive into the booms all nt  once, but I'm going to sort out Heinzman's logs nt these openings near the  entrance and turn them into tho mala  *h'What good will tlmt dor aRltod  NowmarU skeptically, "He gets them  sorted just tho same, doesn't ho?"  "Tho current's fnlrly strong," Orde  pointed out, "and the river's almighty  wide. Whon you spring seven or eight  million feet on n mnn nil nt once nnd  unexpected nnd ho with no crew to  handle them, he's going to keep ol-  mighty busy. And if ho don't stop  them this sldo his mill ho'il hnve to  raft nnd tow thorn bunk, and tf fc������  doesn't stop rem thin side the Inko he  may as well kiss thorn nil goodby."  Tho boomornng worked llko n cbnrm.  Ordo, in personal charge, watched tlmt  through the different opnnlngs In hln  .boomornng Uie "H" logs woro shunt-  od Into tlio river. Shortly tho chnnnol  wub full of logs floating morrlly nwny.  "I'vo got to go down nnd boo how tho  Dutchman Is making It," announced  Ordo.  Ilo drovo to nolnzmnn's mill. There  ho found evidences of tho wildest ox-  cttemont Bonts piled in all directions.  A tug dnrtod buck and forth. Constantly tho number of floating loga  augmented, however.   Mnny hnd al-  r-pfirtv rmnt. liy.  "If you think you're busy now," snld  Ordo to hlmsolf, with n chucklo, "Jum;  wait until you begin to got logs. Whnt'*  ho doing with that tug?" thought he.  "Oli, ho! Ho's stringing booms across  tlio river to hold tlio wholo outfit."  lie toughed aloud ami drove irui_-  tlcally bnck to tlio booum  "Ho's shut down his mill." shouted  Ordo, "nnd ho's got nil that gnng of  hlghlmnkora out nnd every old rum  blossom In Monrovln, nnd I bet It  you my 'logs* to hlrn he'd chase his  tail In circles. I'm going to tnko Mnrsh  and the Sprite nnd go to town. Old  HolnKmnn," ho nddod ns nn nfter-  thought, "Ir stringing booms across ths  river-obstructing navigation."  "Mnr-ah." ho cnlled, "got up steam?'*  Thoro npponrod n short, scjunro mnn,  ������yes bluo ns the sky.  "Up tu two minutes," he auawcrcd.  "tlnrvey, flre hor uit!"  Captain Marsh guldod his energetic  charge omouc tht- logs flontlmr ln ths  stream with the marvelous second Instinct of the expert tugboat man. Ordo  noted with satisfaction that many of  the logs ,had found lodgment among  the reeds and in the bayous and inlets.  One at a time, and painfully, these  would have to be salvaged.  Shortly Orde. standing by the wheel  ln the pilothouse, could see down the  stretches of the river a crowd of meo  working, antllke.  "They've got em stopped." comment-'  ed Orde.   "Look at that gang working  from bonts!"  "Whnt do you want me to do!"  nsked Captain Mnrsh. .  "This ts a navlgnole river, Jsu't HT  replied Orde.   "Run through!"  Tho  tftn   headed   otnugiu   ior  t������*  Render lino of booms stretching quite  .across the river.  Ordo looked ut his watch.  "We'll be lute for the mall unless  we hurry," said ho. <  Marsh rang the engine room bell.  The water churned white behind.  "Vat you do". Stop!" cried Heinzman  from a boat.  "You're obstructing navigation!"  yelled Ordo. "I've got to go to town  to bviy a postuge stamp."  The prow of the tug, accurately  aimed by Marsh, hit square in tho  junction of two of the booms.-. There  ensued a moment of strain; then tho  links snapped, and the Sprite plunged  joyously through the opening. The  booms, swept aside by the current,  floated to either shore. The river was  open.  ."Slow down, Marsh," said Orde.  "Let's see the show."  Up river all the small boats gathered  in a line, connected oue to the other  by a rope. The tug passed ��������� over to  them the cable attached to the boom.  Evidently the combined efforts of tha  rowboats were counted on to hold the  half boom across the current while the  tug brought out the other half. When  the tug dropped t he cable Orde laughed.  "Nobody but a Dutchman would  have thought of that!" he .cried. "Now  for the fun!"  Immediately the weight fell on the  Bmall boats they were dragged irresistibly backward. Marsh lowered his  telescope, the tears of laughter streaming down bis face.  "They'll have to have two tugs before they can close the break that  way." commented Orde.  "Sure thing," replied Captain Marsh.  1 But at tbat moment a black smoke  rolled up over the marshes, and shortly  around the bend from above came the  _Lucy Belje.    '   .The Lucy Belie was~the~main excuse  for calling tlie river navigable. In appearance she was two storied, with  twin smokestacks, an Iron Indian on  her top and a "splutter behind" paddle  ���������wheel,  j   "There comes his help," said Orde.  Sure euough, the Lucy Belle stopped.  After a short conference she steamed  clumsily over to get hold of oue end  of the booms. The tug took the other.  In time and by dint of much plashing,  some collisions and several attempts  the ends of the booms were united.  By this time, however, nearly all tho  logs had escaped.   The tug, towing a  string of rowboats, set out in pursuit.  The Lucy Belle turned in toward the  tug.  *  "She's going to speak us," marveled  Orde.   .  "Tug ahoy!" bellowed a red faced individual from the upper deck. He wan  dressed In blue and brass buttons and  was liberally festooned, with gold braid  and embroidered anchors.  "Hollo there, commodore! What ii  it?" replied Mnrsh.  "They want a tug up thero at Helms  mnn's,   Cnn you go?"  ' "Sure!" criod Mursh, choking.  The Lucy Belle sheered off rangnlft  ccntly.  "Whnt do you think of that?" Marsl  asked Orde,  "Hend upstream again."  Hotnssinnn snw the Sprite coralni  and rowed out frantically, splashing  nt every stroke and yelling with ovory  brentli.  "Don't you go through there!   Valt  . minute!   Stop, I toll you!"  "Hold up!" snld Ordo to Mnrsh.  Heinzman rowod alongside  A stableman picked his way out over  the booms with.a message for Orde.  "Mr. Heinzman's ashore and wants  to see you," said he.  Orde found the mill man pacing restlessly up and down before n steaming  pair of horses. Newmark,' perched on  a stump, was surveying him sardonic-  nlly-  "Here you poth nre!" burst out  Heinzman. "I must riot lose-my logs!  Vat Is your prohonttlon ?"  Nowmark broke ln quickly.  '.   "I've told Mr. Heluzmun," said ho  '."that we would sort and deliver til  aaat of his logs for $2 a thousand."  "That will be about It" agreed Oii*  (   "But." exploded Helnamftn. "that l  as much aa you agrcct to drive and  dcllffer my wholo cut!"  "Precisely," said Newmark,  'Tut 1 liuf all the eggspeuce of driving the logs myself. Why shoult 1 pay  you for doing what 1 haf ulretty paid  to haf done?"  Ordo chuckled.  "Heinzman," said he, "we aren't  forced to bother with your logs, and  you're lucky to get out so easy. If I  turn your whole drive into the river  you'll iose more than half of it outright, aud it'll cost you a heap to  salvage the rest And, what's more,  I'll turn 'em in before you can get  hold of a pile driver. I'll sort night  and day," he bluffed,'"and by tomorrow morning you won't have a stick  of timber above my booms." He  laughed again. "You want to get  down to business almighty sudden."  When finally Heinzman bad driven  sadly away and the whole drive. "H"  logs included, was pouring into the  main boom Orde stretched his arms  over his head in a luxury of satisfaction.  "That just about settles that campaign," he said to Newmark.  "Oh, no, it doesn't!" replied the latter decidedly.  "Why?" asked Orde, surprised. "You  don't imagine he'll do anything more?'  "No, but I will," said Newmark.  ���������������*������������������������������  Early in the fall the baby was bora  It proved to be a boy. Orde, nervous  as a cat after the ordeal of doing  nothing, tiptoed into the darkened  room.' He found his wife weak"and  pale, her dark hair framing ber face,  a new look of rapt inner contemplation rendering even more mysterious  her always fathomless eyes. She held  her lips to him.   He kissed them.  Grandma   Orde   brought   the   newcomer in  for Orde's inspection.   He  looked gravely down on the puckered,  _-discolored_-bit__of__humanlty__jfith___a  faint uneasiness.  "Is-do you think���������that is"- He  hesitated. "Does the doctor, say he's  going to be all right?"  "All right!" cried Grandma Orde indignantly. "I'd like to know if he isn't  all right now! What in the world-do  you expect of a newborn baby?"  But Carroll was laughing softly to  herself on the bed. Stfe held out ber  arms for the baby and cuddled it close  to her breast  "He's a little darling." she crooned,  "nnd he's going to grow up big and  strong, just like his daddy." She put  her cheek agninst the sleeping babe's  and looked up sldewise at the two  standing above ber. "But 1 know how  you feel," she said to her husband.  "When they first showed him to me I  .. thought be looked liko a peanut a  thousand years old."  KNOWS HIS MILITARY  CAPT. CHAMBERS IS A PROLIFIC  WRITER ON THE SUBJECT.  PROF. HUTTQN'S HUMOR.  He  In  The  Gentleman   Usher  it the  Black  Discusses   University   Staff  Classic  Fashion.  Prof. Maurice Hutton. principal  ot University College,, has a reputation for classic wit and refined speech  perhaps without parallel in all Can-  adn.   His recent address at a college  _> j u-   \j_.*._._ *_.    ur. __._���������       11 dinner was a masterpiece.   Replying  Rod Has Wr.tten the Histor.es of , to ,h_  ^m of th<J ������aculty   h>/di������  Nine Canadian Regiments, a Complete History of the Dominion Militia, Many Books on the Far West,  and Edits the Parliamentary Guide.  On u question who is the most uncommonly interesting man in Ottawa,  it might be said���������Cnpt. Chamber.,  Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod.  A mere glimpse of the cuptain in his  official togs is euough to confirm that  ���������us per picture on this page. But it  never required mere clothes to make  .Capt. Chambers a figure of interest.  In a tweed suit he would still be the  man who knows, more about the military history o. Canada thnn any other  mnu that ever lived. Even Capt.  Fred. Hamilton, of Ottawa, will admit  that. Capt. Chambers has wnt'.ea nine  military histories of Canadian regiments, including the Prince of Wales  Montrenl, Third Montreal Field Bat-  tery, Queen's Own Rifles, Montreal  Highland Cadets, Governor-General's  Bodyguard, Duke of Cornwall's Own  Rifles, 90th Winnipeg Rifles, Royal  Scots of Canada in Montreal, the 65th  Carnbiniers Montreal, a history of the  Northwest Mounted Police, and a complete history of the Canadian Militia.  Gentle ns a book worm he bristles  with points of war. The tariff may ba  a big subject; but the captain is better   posted   on   the   machinery   that  BELIEVED IN CANADA  AND J. L. ENGLEHART CAME AT A  TIME OF BIG EXODUS.  "Vat you do?"  ho demanded.  "1 forgot tho  monoy to buy my  stamp with," snld  Ordo sweetly.  "I'm going bnck  to got It."  "Not through  my pootnH!"  "Mr. Iloln?.-  mun," snld Ordo  severely, "you nro  obstructing a  nnvlgnbloHtronm.  1 nm doing business, nnd I ennnot bo Interfered  "Tut vim do?" he tlm- with."  nimilcil, "But my logs!"  "I lmvo. nothing to do with yotir logs.  You nr*. driving your own loin," Old*  reminded him.  HeliiKinnn vltupernred.  I "Go a bond, Marsh?' nnld Orto.  1 For n second time tho chains woro  *uut������t>t*xl. 'flu. J'-cvcre'. on., nt tb*  booms swung bnck toward either shore,  Between tbem llonted n row non t. In  tho row bon t gesticulated n pudgy man.  The rlvor wan woll sprlnklc-d with logH.  Evidently tho sorting wan going on  woll.  "Mny ns well go bnck lo tl.o works,"  tntd Ordo. "Ilo won't strltn: thorn to-  ���������pother ngnln today, not It' hf. wiilu for  thut tug he sent Simpson for."  Ordo detailed to nn appreciative audience tho liuppchlngs below,  "Why, ho hnln't sorted our more'n ������  million feet of bis logs." <.*riwl Ilollwny  Clutrltc. "He hain't nceti no log*, yet,"  They turned with now enthusiasm  to tho work of shunting "II" logB Into  tho chnnnol.  (To be continued.)  Tales of Cities.  At the present rate of Inoreaso Bar-  colonn will have n population of a million tn a tew years.    -  Now York city's Indebtedness Is  seven times thnt ot any other city lu  tbe country. Tbe debt is about $142  for each inhabitant.  Tho city of Milwaukee has ndoptcd  tho thuthb print system of pnylng off  Its employees In order to protect ?lio  city ngnlnut fruud by forgery or im-  person u tion.  CAPTAIN CHAMBERS.  'Caiiada-has^for-looking' after --herself  in a time of war. He also knows a  goo:l deal about the remote worth-  whilehess of the country that our regiments exist for. He has written a  number of books on the far north and  the Northwest, and he knows a great  deal more about the subject than most  qf the profound personages in the Sen-  lite where he is himself the most impressive and circumstantial figure. Oi  course, his intimate knowledge of tho  far country is not nearly a.match for  that of Senator Prince from Bnttle-  ford; but it must not be forgotten  that the Gentleman Usher of the Senate Black Rod was for two years ed.-  tor of the first daily newspaper west  of Winnipeg ��������� The Calgary Herald.  For; two years he was both editor ami  proprietor of The Military Gazette.  But when all this has been snid  about Capt." Chambers, when you re  member that he is the Captain of the  Corps of Guides, that he is the direct  descendant' of Rear-Admiral Thonja.'  ChamberS, under Saunders on Lake  -Champlain*, in 1759���������the cno moat important fact about him is that- for  threo years past he has been tho author of one of th������ most remarkable.periodical books in the world���������The Parliamentary Guide,���������Canadian Courier.  College and School.  Chicago bits cloven colleges nnd uni-  voraltloH, with lU.HlW students   /  Now Jersey nuiintnln������ Itn high Htnnd-  ard ot ptibllc bclmolH nt an nvertigo  com of nbout '20 emits n dny n pupil.  Tho Chilean maritime province of  Kntro RIoh (tax equipped two flouting  schools to unable tho nmldonts ot Its  Islnuda to obtulu nu education.  Household Hints.  When wiping silver tnke enro to aso  ii towel tree from lint Silver, llko  plns<m*nre. shows every pnrtlcls of lint  thnt touches It *  The most piroerunl remedy for slimy  and greasy drainpipes Is eopporns dissolved nnd left to \vork gradually  through tho pipes  When fho knobs of kettle lids nro toe  hot to bundle, rover tlieiu with n rubber nipple or with rpvo.iiI thlfltnessM  nf mlhi-xlve pnpur and the Item wll'  not bo felt  Rosscttl's Elephant,  Dante   Gabriel   Ilossotti,   the   poet  Sninter,  onco  told  Browning that if  o gave him" anything for Christmas  it should be a young elephant.  "But whnt on oiirth," said Browning, "will you do with an elephant if  I give him to you?"  "1 will teach him to clean the windows," Ilossotti answered. "Then  whon snmo one pnseos tho house he  will soo tho elephant cleaning tho windows nnd will Bay, 'Who lives in that  house?' And pooplo will toll him, 'Oh,  that's the painter called Ros.otti.' And  ho will soy, 'I think I should Uko'to'*  buy one of that man's pictures.' So  lio will ring to como in. and I shall  sell him a picturo,"  ��������� It Was Rather Unplsmant,  A constnblo in tho municipal polico  had a vory unpleasant 'experience  quito recently nt tho hands of a couple of Austrian sailors. Ho was culled  upon to settle a dispute botwocn the  sailors and some ricksha cooljos, and  whilo executing his duty as a polioiv  man he was stabbed in no loss than  ton different pnrts of tho body. Further polico assistance was summoned,  but beforo it arrived tho injured constable displayed considerable brnvory  nn ��������� pluckily hold on to his assailnnts  until tho arrival of a foreign police  man.���������Shanghai National Itoviow.  f-llen Tarry'* Ton.  When Ellen Torry was a little girl  nbout ton yonrB old she played Puck  in "A Mtdsumtnor Night's Dream"  nnd hnd to make hor appearances  through the stago floor on a trapdoor,  'lilt* trapdoor witi*. bhut too mjou, aiid  ono of tho child's foot was caught.  Sho screamed  with pain, nrid  Mrs.  8plttful Thing.  Pntlonco-Uo you remember my ola-  tor who was on tho stugoV  Patrlco-OU. yes.  "Woll, Bho'" married."  "Oh, got ft speaking part nt Inst, hns  ilio?"���������Yonkoin Buitesnmn.  Not Thst Kind.  "Anil would you dio for me, my dearf  Tho' gomle tnnxn wn������ niRnlnr.  He snooK nis noitd nmt said, "1 tear  i\y lovo ������ is unrtyiiiK."  -Istiw York Times.  cussed tlie "University Professor" a?  a genius, in his inimitable style, and  concluded with mirth-provoking allu  sions ,to tho Faculty of our own University.  "And -now, sir," he said, "by thest?  cautious and innocent periphrases and  paraphrases I approach our own professors. But, sir, I havo already on  othor occasions paid my glowing tribute to these friends of my bosom;  and here in his Residence dming-hnll  hot chestnuts nre not served; it is  only in Pnris thnt. the delicious fruit  is at hand at every corner, to cheer  and console the dark and waning autumn days; and to Paris it is a far  cry.  "Suffice it then to say that our  professors also are as incalculable, as  diversified, ns those elsewhere. You  never know them by their appeanvnee.  only; you never can interpret them  merely from thoir chairs. We have a  Professor of Ethics, and he drives, or  drove nt len-st when I lust left Canada,  a horse; would that all dealers in  horseflesh professed ethics;'so would  some of them at least practice it, nay.  more, it was a pale horse, and one's  imagination turned to the Book of  Revelation and to the pale horse  there nnd the man who sat thereon;  whose chair was a pale horse. And  yet you would be mistaken if you set  down our professor horseman as a  soldier and- a man of Death and  Slaughter; he is the keenest,anti-militarist on our staff."  "And ,.yet onoe more: in England  (it has ��������� been said) men carry the  snirit nf sport into war; in America  the spirit of war into sport; well, we  have our 9ports professor, the' Professor of Oriental literature; no football  game is complete without him; he is  as inseparable irom the Rugby team  as their mascot; but, be careful, or  you will be again mistaken, this lover  of athletics has a horror of war; he  also is anti-militnristt.  "And our militarists then, whero  are they? Why in the department of  Mathematics of all places, two of  them in that department already militarists, and the third half-way towards  militarism; for the third member of  the department, the third (or solid)  dimension of their space, besides biding the greatest punster and humorist of our staff, and the best dancer,  is also the invariable attendant at  Niagara Gamp dances and at other  military-dancing;���������the-firus of-militar-  isan has reached at least his legs.  Have 1 not said enough to prove that  our professors' are as incalculable, as  ma-ny-sided as their polygons.  "You cannot prophesy of them from  their chairs I said, neither can ycu  intemret them by their appearance.  The Professor of Greek is a young lay-  man, very young and very lay indeed;  his speech betrayeth him, but our  Professor of History, who is an elderly clergyman, is invariably taken for  a stock broker, with whom indeed he  has deep affinities; he might have  passed into aviation and we should  none of us have wondered, one form  of sky, piloting suooeeding another,  but to become a stock broker is a sea-  change rich and rare, possible only to  . a professor. Let m������ -conclude my eulogy by quoting of our Faculty the  words used by a previous orator on a  kindred theme, 'age cannot wither,  nor can custom stale their infinite  variety*."���������***"*"���������*.  Learning Hl������ Voice.  1 Dr. Ruthttriord, Live Stock Commissioner for Canada, used to be a member of the Dominion Parliament, although you'd never guess'that*In' view  of the way ho now koops clear oi politics in his'speeches. It was wlyle a  member thut there happened to him  what ho believes to be about tho host  thing t-hat was at his expense.  The doctor was boarding at tho  home of two matronly ladies, who  hud, as a pet, a parrot that was ere-  ditod with considerable intelligence.  Vae parrot waa a great Tory, and  ono of its flues* bits of talking was  "Hip,, hip-hooray for Sir John A."  But, notwithstanding tho doctor's political allegiance, Polly made friends  with him. He had a knock of handling such pets, and whon ho scratched  Polly's head she forgave him for being a Grit.  A littlo later, whilo tho doctor was  talking to ono of tho ladies, thoy heard  tho parrot making strange, guttuial  noises thnt might have meant thnt it  was suffering. Tho noiso grow to something almost terrifying. "1-s thoro anything wrong with PollyP" asked tho  doctor, but the liulios merely smiled  and said, "No.'V  Polly kept up tho strango, deep  noises, and finally Dr. Rutherford  said thnt ho must go and seo what  was wrong.  Both ladies laughed ngain, and one  of thorn said, "Woll, if you must know  Polly's trying to imitate your voice."  Leading In Spelling Reform.  The Schoolmasters' Club of London,  Ont., is an organteation of profosson  und male teacher?" Af tht* TTnfvnraffv,  Normal school, Collegiato Institute,  Public Schools, and businese college,  At Its nnnual mooting recently, 'after  the discussion of a papor on tho Improvement of Spoiling, n resolution  was adopted in tho following torm*t  "The RebonHnnRt/'rn' Club desires to  express to the publishers of tho journals of this city its appmval of thoir  The Man Who Is Now at the Head of  Ontario's Public Railway Cam*  From the United States In the Early Eighties���������Is a Man of Private  Means and Loves His Work and  His Employes.  It was in the eighties, when all the  talk was of Canadians trekking to  the United States, that several Americans of greater foresight reversed tho  process and came to Canada.  In their ranks were numbered not  only, such outstanding figures as the  late Esra B. Eddy of Hull, Que., and  the late Hiram Walker of WalkervUle,  who built up businesses which are,  known practically throughout the  Empire, hut also such railway magnates as Sir William Van Homo, Sir  Thomas Shaughnessy and Mr. C. M.J  Hays. To this honorable roll belongs  by right the name of Jacob Lewis  Englehart, chairman ol the Temiskam-  ing & Northern Ontario Railwuy Commission, and vice-president of the Imperial Oil Co., Ltd.���������a man who represents a type of worthy, useful, self-  made and splendid citizenship none  too frequently met,with in Canada.  Mr. Englehart was' born in Cleveland, Ohio, Nov. 2, 1847, liis parents  being John Joel Englehart and Hannah Richards Englehart. His schooldays were brief, for he left Cleveland  in 1860, at the age of thirteen years,  and went to New York, where he entered the Pine street offices of Sonn-  born, Drafoo 4 Co.,-an oil-exporting  firm, as clerk and rose by his own ef-.  forts to be a partner in the concern.  In 1870 Mr. Englehart came to Ontario  bo   ������cr * hiiil-u   win   iiiiiiii   uiiu   nim.      -..-���������  ���������y     __r_.___    '���������.j���������  ���������. ������inK*������������  ph������ri������. r��������� w>*u.������r5<i,io W,_"n.. j TX^J, KT JrtiS ti"bfo.'  ending, and further begs to suggest  that they tnko steps to introduno up  hrnvo girl, Nollio, Finish your pnrt,  and you shnll play Arthur in 'King  John ." The trapdoor by this time  wan open, hnt the child'M too wns brok-  en. Sho, however, pluckily pulled her-  self togothor and finished her speech.  Aged Sunday School Pupil,  Mnry Wingrove, who hos just died  nt High Wycombo, England, nt the  nge of H2, enjoyed the reputation of  l.eing the oldest Sunday school ochol-  inr in England. She regularly attended  n 8unduy school cl-ass up to within a (  week of her death.  proved simpllflcntibns and improvement ol tho KjxdJina of some common  words, for example, ���������program,' 'cntn-  log,' 'tho,' V.'ho,' 'thorn' 'thoroly,'  'meter,' 'center,' 'theater."  Tired of the Game.  "Billingsly tells me ho ha* moved  his gasoline tanks Into his gnrago."  "But thnl's awful dnngiroui, Un't  it? Tine Kuragu may catch flre at t.\\y  moment."  "That's what nilUngaly hopei."  MK. J. It. ENOr-EHABT.  to investigate the oil fields, and, perceiving their possibilities, he decide*}  upon the establishment of the first  refining works for export in Ontario,  While retaining his xJew York connection, he founded the firm of J. L.  Englehart' & Co. at London. After six  years of success in London Mr. Englehart sold out, and was on the point  of returning'to the United States,  when he purchased the works of the  Carbon Oil Co:, and moved them to  Petrblia, where the principal oil wells-  were located, himself becoming a resident of the town. In 1881 the Imperial Oil Co. was established, Mr. Englehart becoming vice-president, a position which he "still holds. The company was reorganised in 1891, and the  refineries removed to Sarnia.  After definitely deciding to remain  in Canada, ho had assumed British  citizonship, and chose Conservatism  as his political faith. He took part in  many election contests, but sought no  political honors. When the Whitney  Government assumed power Mr. En-  glehart's prominence as a successful  business man and his intimate knowledge of railway affairs marked him  ' out for preferment when the Temls-  kaming Commission was being reor-  'gantooa. On his return from Europe.  in 1006 ho was appointed to membership on the commission, nnd when  : Mr. Cecil B. Smith resigned tho chairmanship soon after, Mr. Englohart  was regarded as his logical successor  'for this important poet.  Tho salient characteristics of Mr,  Englohart are his simultaneous grasp-  of tho broadest aspect and tho most  minuto detail of any subject, nnd hit  unfailing courtesy and nffnbility,  The visitor to tno offices of this commission finds its head oasy of accessr  urbano of manner, dobonair of'parson,  and unvaryingly genial and obliging.  It does not matter whothor it bo n-  inomber of tho Government who drops  jin, a railway magnato oomo to confer  (upon momentous matters a nowspapftr-  man In search of Information, or tho  humblest employe of tho rond with *  grlovanae or a request-**all alike are-  made to fool welcome and ot case.  |   In tho conduct of tho affairs of the  iTomisknming   Railway,   Mr.   Engle-  jhiirt. has adopted what might bo called the paternal, not to say tho pn-  .triarchnl, method.   Tho employes of  (the road aro made to foil that thoy  aro not only motive partners, but mem-  Wc ul -.-ac big fa-Killy.  I   Tn  addition, Mr.  Englehart   keeps'  i close watch upon the work of all employes, and tlio man whoso monthly-  I report mokes a good -showing Is liable to receive a porsonnl letter of  commendation   for   oxoollont    work  done,  with   a  hint  thnt   tbo  fnithfnl  i arid offlcient performance of duty will  not bo forgotton.  ! Posflossing abundant means of hi*  ���������own, the $6,000 salary which he receives as chairman o! the commission  is but a bagatolle to Mr. Englohart.  His pleasure ho* never beon in accumulating monoy, but In using It.  wisoly. His services to the pooplo of  Ontario uu-. givon freely, not for Uiu  imonetnry return which he receives,  !but for the pleasure he takes in demonstrating tho possibilities of success In Uovcntment ownorshin and.  operation of a great public utility.  Coal In Transvaal.  The  Transvaal  produced  ���������i.OOO.OOfr  tons of cool lost year. If  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  MADE IN CANADA^  ROYAL  YEAST  CAMS  Used in Canadian homes to produce  delicious home-made bread, and & supply is always included [in Sportsmens'  and Campers' Outfits. Decline  all imitations. They never  give satisfaction and cost Just  as much.  B. W. OIL-LETT. CO. LTD.  Winnipeg     Toronto, Ont.     Montreal  Awarded htgheat honors at all  N*. ur Expositions,  mAL  The Pale Poet and the President  A pale poet who wrote pale poetry  was taken to the White House one  day and presented to President Roosevelt by a friend. The friend and the  President. had occasion to go downstairs, followed by the pale poet, who  logged a few steps behind.  "I don't like that man's poetry,"  snid the President.     "It is anaemic."  When the President left, the poet  turned to his friend nnd said, "Did I  understand the President .to refer to  j my poetry as anaemic?"  "Anaemic?" said the friend.   "Oh,  TWO INVENTIVE GENIUSES.  The Duncans Are Winning Fame In  Different   Fields.  The inventive bump is large in  Canada'. There are Canadians msk-  intr a fat living by devising imrenious  stories which tickle the. national intellectual palate. There are other  Canadians who are being paid big  salaries for the use of their expert  services in  manufacturing. ���������  The classical outlet for persons of  abnormal wit was formerly literature  REMEMBER  JTOST PERFECT MADE^  flippy  Take Only Good-will  Merchant (to widow)���������I am willing  4o buy your husband's working business and good-will for $5,000.  Widow���������Well, but I happen to be  part of the working business.  Merchant���������Then, I'll take only the  ���������good-will.���������Fliegendo Blaetter.  ShiJohb Cure  ���������ulekly etsps coughs, anrca oolds, heala  tb*  throat and  lunga. .   .   .   .5 o*ota.  Frost (gazing at new dwelling)���������So  this is your last house?  Builder (sadly)���������Yes, last but not  leased.���������Smart Set.. '  Minard's   Liniment   Cures    Dandruff  ���������'Smith has a lovely baby girl,  The stork left her with a flutter.  Smith named her Oleomargarine,  For he hadn't any but her.  Thousands of Consumptives die  ���������every year. Consumption results from  ���������a neglected cold on the lungs. Ham-  lins Wizard Oil will cure these colds.  Just, rub it into the chest and draw  out the inflammation.  That Was Easy  "My dear," said a wife to her husband, "do you realize that you have  broken a promise you made me?"  "Have-I?" said the absent-minded  husband. "Well, don't worry about  that, dear. I'll fix thot all right; I'll  make you another one."  It's ever so much easier to shoot  straight than to shoot fair.  < ,- i "*  Revive the Jaded Condition. ��������� When  energy Hags and the cares of business become irksome; whon the wbole system is  out of sorts and thero is goneral depression, try Parmelee's Vegetable Pills.  They will regulate the aot ion of a' deranged ' stomach and a disordered liver,  and make you feel* like a new man. No  one need Buffer a day from debilitated  digestion when, bo simple and effective a  pill can be got at any drui; store.  The heroic soldiers    of' life ��������� don't  show off their medals in public.  Don't worry when' people call you  foolish. If your, foolishness is giving you a good appetite, lots of fun  and joyous living, thank God for it.  TO CURE A COLD IN ONE DAY  Take LAXATIVE BROMO Quinine  Tablets. Druggists refund money if it  fails to. cure. E. W. GROVE'S signature on each box.   25c.  Husband���������"It's a great thing, that  accident insurance. I have taken out  a policy so that if, for instance, I  merely break.my arm, I receive $2,-  500," Wife: "Wouldn't that me nice.  Then I could take a trip to the Riviera?" ���������  THE RIGHT WAY  i    N In all cases ���������_>  DISTEMPER, PINK EYE, INfLUENEXt  COLDS, ETC.  at all hones, broodmare*.'eolti. stallions, It ta  ^"STOHN THEM"  on their tongues or in the feed put Spohn's Liqnid  Compound. Give the remedy to'all of them. It  acts on the blood and Elands, It routes the disease  fcy expelling the disease germs. It wards off the  trouble no matter how they are "exposed." Absolutely free from anything injurious,. A child  can safely take it. 50c and ft.oo; Ss.jo and ln.co  the doten.  Sold by druggists and harnessdealera.  Dlstrlbuto'rai -  All WhclesaU Dmiolala  SPOHN MEDICAL CO.,  Chemists   and   BacferlologUU  GOSHEN, IND., II. S. A.  Varied Items of Interest to tht  Farming Community.  POULTRY  ���������Do not let the hens get too fat or  too thin, but keep them in medium  flesh.,  Plenty of grain food is necessary  for-the production of fertile eggs that  will hatch strong chickens.  The early hatched cockerel is the  one that brings the highest price in  the market next spring.  If you are going to buy an incubator, do not delay, but order it now  so that you may be sure to have, it  when you need it.  Exercise obtained by scratching in  a deep clean litter of grain, with the  poultry house windows open, is a  great aid to good health, and good  health means more profit.  It.never pays to keep old hens and  pullets in the same pen for the older  birds will frequently get too fat on  the amount of food that is required  to keep the younger ones in good  condition'.  Hens will lay without a male in  the flock . and the eggs , will keep  better.  The fowl will stand considerable  cold if the air is dry and pure.  Damp foul air i3 sure to cause  trouble.  Get a can of liquid lice killer and  paint the roost and roost supports  occasionally to protect the;' fowls  against the little mites that accumulate in that* part of the hen house.  To.get eggs you must feed enough  to maintain the health and strength  "of^tlfe- Ke7hs~ and ""enough- more'than  that to form a surplus out of which  eggs can be made. . '  Do not get the ducks too fat during  the winter or' they will not lay,well  in the spring. Examine them occasionally to make sure that they are in  fair flesh.  Table scraps, potato peelings, and  all pieces of meat and vegetables ,tluit  accumulate in the kitchen, should be  boiled together and mixed with meal  and bran tosform a noon day lunch  for the fowls in winter.  painter  man! tempting Adam" wi' a pippin  of a variety that wnsna known until  about twenty years ngo!"  CARRIED GLADNESS  TO HIS HOME  MRS. ANNIE VAN VORST'S HEART  DISEASE CURED BY DODD'S  KIDNEY PILLS  for Coughs l> Colds  Ti  !  no!"    And then,    working    his wits Und art.    Machinery came to   be   a  overtime, he. added: "You misunder-1 forc<> jn civilization . A great part of  stood.   He said it was academic."    J the brains which  used to go in for  T*;    T~7~  .'_ J writing nnd   painting went   to   help  When somo,. celebrated pictures of j in,j|d up industry, C.me people say  Adam and Eve were seen on exhibi- j thnt poetr on earth is dead. Other  tion, Mr. McNab was taken to see|poonip say that more poetrv is b-Mng  them.   "I think no great things of the  written in the world to-diiy than there  ������������������inter,"  snid  the_ gardener;    ' why,  waa ye8terc_.ny.   They class Mr. Mar-  -..-1..       * ,-���������.. ....    ���������    co_^. ^..^ fjomer%  There is a family in Canada who  are making poetry, old style and new  style Their name is Duncan. On<_  of the members of thiB family wo'.ks  with ppn and ink. Any person who  is nt all interested in tiie Northland  countrv knows something about Norman Duncan who wrote "Dr. -I_uke  of the Labrador." Norman Duncan  ia one of the blood-red fictionists on  this continent to-day. His stories  appear in all the big magazines of  Canada and Europe.  Norman Duncan, novelist, has a  brother, Robert Duncan,' who looks  like him, with long, shaggy hair,  dreamy eyes, and that sort of thing.  For all the world Robert Duncan  might have been an inventor, of  stories, too. like the highly original  and interesting Norman. Except that  it happened he became -an inventor���������  in the realm of applied science.  Down. in    Pittsburg,    where   Dr.  Robert Kennedy Duncan now is,  the  papers   of   the   "Smoky City"   have  been talking recently of him as one  of the biggest "smokes" in the town,  calling him  the  "new Edison," and:  other pet names like that.    It seems  that Dr. Duncan for some  years has  been doing a lot of big things in a  quiet, unassuming, manly, Canadian'  way.  and  people are just beginning!  to find it out.  They a;e recalling that he was the  law scholar, expert in chemistry,  whom the United States Government  sent a few years ago over to Germany to study the chemistry of com-  merce, and report to them its application to United States industry; and  whom nfter his return the University  of Kansas called to the new chair of  industrial chemistry. To have revo-  lutionizi'd many' processes of manufacturing, in a highly organized commercial community like the United  States, that's the credit they are giv-  ing to Robert Kennedy Duncan.  RY MURINE EYE REMEN  Fot Red, Weak, Weary, Watery Eye.  AND GRANULATED LIDS  * Murine Doesn't Smart���������Soothes E.a Pain  Murine Eye Rowdy. Liquid; 2 Jc 50c, $1.00. -  Murine   Eye Skive, in Awpb'c Tubes, 25c,  tl.fXi.  EYE BOOKS AND ADVICE FREE BY MAIL  Murine Eye Remedy Co., Chicago  If  She found Quick Relief in the old  reliable Kidney remedy, and advises all her friends to use Dodd's  Kidney Pills.  St.*Benedict, Sask. (Special).���������Gladness has replaced the anxiety that  reigned in the household of Mis. Annie Van Vorst of this place. For some  time past Mrs. Van Vorst has suffered  from Kidney Trouble and palpitation  of the henrt, and fears were entertained of those terribly sudden fatalities that so frequently accompany affections of the heart. But relief from  both ailments was quickly found in  the old reliable remedy, Dodd's Kidney Pills. In an interview Mrs. Van  Vorst says:  "I had palpitation of the heart and  my Kidneys were out of order. I took  one box of Dodd's Kidney Pills, and  found great relief. For n Kidney pill  Dodd's Kidney Pills cannot be beat.  You may publish what I say as _ it  may be the means of benefitting  others who suffer with Kidney Trouble or Heart Disease."  Pure blood is the basis of all health  and you can't have pure blood unless  your Kidneys are in good working order. Dodd's Kidney Pills never fail  to put the Kidneys in perfect working  order.  REST AID HEALTH TO MOTHER AND CHILD.,  MM. Wl������iLOW*������ SOOTHINO SYRUP hat  bttM  ������.ed(*o>er 9IXTY YEARS by MILLIOM* of  MOTHERS lor .their CHILDREN WHILS  TKBTHINQ, -with PERFECT SUCCESt.: II  SOOTHES the CHILD, SOFTENS lhe GUMS.  AIXAYSallPAIN. . CUJtKS WIND COLIC. awl  [a the beit remedy (or DlAKRliCEA. It U ao-  tolutely harmless. Be ture and ask for '* Mra  Wtoslow's Soothing,Syrup," and take no.othtt  kind.   Twenty-five cents a bottle  Special Notice  TO COUNTRY MERCHANTS AND AGENTS.  Agents Wanted by B. SHRAGGE,  396' Princess St., Winnipeg, to purchase for him scrap copper and brass,  cast and wrought iron, old rubber  boots and shoes , and crown lager  quart, pint and. whiskey bottles.  As William bent over her fair face  he -whispered���������*���������"Darlingr-if���������I-should  ask you in French if I miffht kiss you  what would you answer?" she, summoning up her- scanty knowledge of  the French language, exlaimed  "Billet doux."  Toronto Typo Foundry Co., Ltd.  CALGARY  WINNIPEG  aa  aa  REGINA  The Largest Printers' Supply House in Canada.  We Carry in Stock Cylinder Presses, Job Presses,  Paper Cutters, Type and Material. Can Fill  Orders for Complete Equipment from our Stock.  We are the Largest Ready Print Publishers in  the West. We Publish Ready Prints from our  Winnipeg, Calgary and Regina Houses.     :     ;  Order From  Nearest Branch  Appleford  Counter  Check  Book  Factory  and Offices:  HAMILTON,  op.  Comp  The best equipped factory for producing Counter Check Books  in Canada,  Capacity  50, 000 Che��������� Books  ."'  per Day.  Wc arc supplying the Largest users of Counter Check  Books in Canada with our  any,  Limited.  (Nat In tha Trust.)  IMPERIAL BOOKS."  APPLEFOnD COUNTER  CHECKBOOK  COMPANY, LIMITED.  WHEN IT COMES TO  PAPER BAGS and  MATCHES  Wa ara  avarywhara with tha   standard goada.  Paper anti Matches ar* our  .ptel.ltInt. ' L������t ut  knew your wama���������waMI da tha rait.  T_e&B.E._yCo.U(lJ^4  HULL, CANADA {&" ^"IW  TEES ii PERSSI, LIMITED, A*>antt, Wfanln**, Culgary, Edmonton,  Ragtna, Fart William and Part Arthur.  A Consumption Cure  Milk strippings when taken from n  heulthy cow that gives very rich milk  and token in quantities of a quart  twice a day immediately after milking before it cools any, will cure a  larger por cent, of cases of consumption thnn any other treatment and  will curo in half the time of any  other method. It will also prevent it  when taken in timo. The reason why  it is so successful is because it is absorbed or-transfused into; tlio circulation almost immediately without  taxing the digestive organs as other  foods' do, and as the strippings or  last quart of the milking from a cow  that gives very rich milk is nearly all  cream the patient will take on fat so  much faster than can bo accomplished by nny other method that thoy  soon gftin enough strength nnd vitality to ovorcomo the germs causing  consumption.  To get host results one should begin (  with a glass of strippings and increase gradually; but if thero is any  disgust crentnd for it any time the  quantity should bo dropped at onco to  one halt ond then moronso gradually  again. In two or three weeks they can  usually tnko n quart in tho morning  and evening.  Tt is very important to tako it  Immediately after milking so as not  to allow it to cool below blood heat.  In cold weather it should be milked  into a dish resting in warm water to  provont it from cooling nny.       "  SELECT NOW  Our public spirited farmers, who  mnke a practice of exhibiting grain  nnd live stock nt our mid-summer  full's,nnd exhibitions, should be making preparations now for their exhibits. It takes months of caro and pro-  pnnitlon, to produce a flrst-class spec-  linen of grain, beginning with thn  seed, .lust so it takes nn even longer  tlmo to select a bunch fA barrows,  steers or wethers for fattening purposes. Then before show timo tho  work of eliminating all but tho bout  nnlmnls must bo done.   Thero is a  r*nmf nrrnnrliinfly tn onrn prlrn money  nnd much praiso nnd advertising for  your euiniiiuiii.y by carrying oil .Minora nt the iiiid-siunmer exhibition*..  Now is tlfh time to plan for your conquests. Don't delny until n few weeks  boforo .how time,  State of Ohio, City of Toledo.N  In'ons County. sa*  Prank J. Chonrv tnaVeB oath that ho In  nonior partner of tho firm of T. 3. Cheney  A Co., doing hiiRine. o in the City of To  ledo, County ond State aforesaid, nnd  thnt said firm will nov* the uum of ONE  HUNDRED DOLLARS for ench and every  cane of Catarrh that cannot bo cured by  tho use of Hall's Catarrh Cure.  PRANK .T. CIIENEY.  Sworn to before mn nnd Hub. <*ribcd in  my presence, this 6th day of  December,  A. D.. 1886. _..���������.���������������������������  A. W, fl._l.A80...  (Seal.) Notary Pnhlio.  Hall's Catarrh Cure in tnkon internally  nnd   nets   diroctly   upon   tho   blond   nnd  muconc surfaces of the Hystem.   Send for  testimonials, free. __     _. . ,    _  V. J. OHKNEY A Co., Tolodo, O.  Sold by all DruuclRts. 75o.  Take 'Hall'. Family Pills for constipation.  "How nro you getting on at  briflge?"  "I hnve given it' up," replied young  Mrs. Torkins, f'Thero wns no chance  in the world of my being ducky.  Every hand they denlt mc had 13  cards in it,"���������Washington Star.  Hope for tho Ohronlfi Pv*pentle.���������  Through lack of consideration of tho bodv r  noeds many persons allow disorders'of* tlio  dlffORtlvo apparatus to * ond tiro until" tney  become ehronlo, fillips days and ���������nights  with sufforlnif. To thoso a course of Parmelee's Veuctnhle Pills Is recommended as  n. sure nnd speedy wnv to roBtain henlln,  These pills are specially compounded to  combat dyspepsia and tlio mnny ills thnt  follow In its trnlp, and thoy are successful always,  To remove a stilinter, nearly fill a  wide-mouthed bottlo with hot wnter  then hold the injured part over this  and press it down tightly, Tho suction will net ns n poultice nnd draw  the flesh down, when tho splinter will  como out quite easily.  DELICATE TAilErNEED  BABY'S OWN TABLETS  A rtomedv tor Enrnehe.-To. lmvo the  earache Ih to endure torture. Tho enr ly  a ilnllcnto organ nnd few cure to denl  with it. conBldcrlnn it work for a doctor.  Dr. Thomas' Kclcotrlo OH offers a simple  remedy. A few drops upon a piece of  lint or medicated cotton and, placed.in  the oar will work  pain.  wonder* in rcllovlmc  thin  burglnr^  Ro you committed  (|uitt_ uniiHtdtttad -*- no lU'.eiHupliot'K?  iwk������>d tlio judge. "Not ono, my lord,"  replied tho prisoner. "It is a risky  thing to lmvo a pal in my profession.  I cnn never be suro whether ho is  honest or not."  There seems to be no plnee like  home for most of tho charity that begins thero.  Mrs, IT. t. Boone; Tny Mills, N.N.,  writes:-"T think Ilnby's Own Tablet's  nro an excellent remedy to keep in  the hou. n and I would not be without  them, My baby was not exactly sick  hut was very delicatn and I gavo him  the Tablets nnd they have mndo him  strong nnd healthy." Such is tho  testimony of thousands of mothers.  Bnby's Own Tnblets nlwnys do good���������  never harm. They cnn be given with  absolute snfoty to tho youngest child,  as thoy'nro gunranfeerl by a govern-  tm������nt analyst to contain no harmful  drugs. Never give bnby "soothing"  stuffs���������thnt only dopes him.      Give  Mm n morl.HT.0 .l.n. "dl. net rfnhi nn  the root; of his trouble,   A medicino  tlmt will strengthen his stomach, re-  __._. .������������������,....   gulnte his bowels; sweeten the breath I ^j, Hntohorio* nro needed at tho Boo,  nnd make him bright,   henlthy   and! Southampton, Goderlch, Collingwood,  An Energetic Britisher.  Mr. .1. Ellis Barker, the well-known  Enfflish writer on politics and economics, recently paid a flying visit to  Canada to take a hand in the reciprocity controversy. Many persons picture the writers for the stately British  reviews and similar journals ns  academic gentlemen," whose fightii ;  blood is not allowed to run away with  them. Mr. Barker does not belong  to that type. He has the swinging  stride and the masterful way ot the  man who will not put up with contradiction, and he lays down his views  in the most decided manner.  Mr. Barker came to Canada with a  plan of campaign for the fight against  the treaty, and he gave it out in  speeches and interviews, He hurried  round to the. sympathetic newspaper  offices in Toronto nnd proceeded to  wake things up with a vigor, that  suggested tho militant American'politician. He gave his instructions and  departed. In ono cfuce he saw a  miip of gram areas which interested  him, and before anyone could gasp,  it ha;' been given to him. He took  out the nails nnd departed with it.  Mr. J. Ellis Barker would quite upset  the views of. anyone who thought that  English public men preferred to move  with a minimum amount of speed,  As ono Torontonian remarked:  "Really, if I did not know otherwise,  I should thipk ho hnd tho British Em-  piro in his pocket."   n  Whlteflsh Are Dying.  To arrest the rapid depletion of the  Groat Lakes of whitoflsh, the Marino  and Fisherios Department require to  placo In tho five groat fresh water  bodies 2,000,000,000 of fry annually.  This would be tho beginning of the  work of rostoring to Its former abund>  nnco the supply of whiteflsh. Tho  food value of such a fish supply can-  no������- be estimated by Ontario.  ..  Tho yearly catch of whitoflah in  Uko Superior. Georgian Bay and  around tho Mnnitoulln latiindfj Ima  docrensod approximately 6,000,000  pounds annually from tho yenrlSOO to  1899, at a value of over $600,000, and  not ono whitoflsh fry from thp hatch.  cries has even l^oen planted in thoso  waters. On the other hand most ol  the fry propagated at tho hatohorv at  Sandwich has boon liberated Into  Ukc Er's. and the mult has boP������  an increased catch of 400 por cenL  during tho same period. ���������  Thero hiui.b������ion no decrease in tno  wlmon trout supply in tho lnko������.  This fish cannot bo caught in Bill  nets, nnd when caught is only null  the value of whitoflsh.,,    ���������   , ,-   ,  Inhn."lnkos receive some nttontion, tho  Grcnt Lakes system woiu* U) bo ������t������tv  strong���������such n medicine is Baby's  Own Tablets, Thoy nro sold by rrio.ll-  cine dealers nr nt '.if centx n box from  Tho Dr, Willinms' Medicino Co.,  Broekvillo, Ont.  Owen    Sound,    Hamilton.    Toronto,  llellovillo and Kingston, If tho whlto-  f\���������y i,ri> in \,n oovo/| 1mm oxtinetton.  One day Huldnhnnna Antoinette, a  negro girl, was very happy over the  prosp-rtctH of a grand hall. ITer mistress, who took a kindly interest in  her nffalrs, iiMked the u������uul queHtloiw  about dress.  "Well, ma'am," wnu th.������. reply,  "some of the girls is gwinhr war full  evenin' dress, hut T Isn't. I jos'  gwlnter war my clo'es,"  Here's a Home Dye I  That  ANYONE  Can Use.  HOME DYKING haa  always been more-jor  leu of a difficult under-  tilting;- Net so when  you use    ''.",-  DYOLA  I  0N.������t������AlLKIWS������  Sand forSampl.  Card and Stofjr  Booklet *���������  The JOHNSON-  RICHARDSON  CO.. Limited,  Montreal, Can.  JUST THINK OF IT I  With DY-O-LA you can color either Wool,  Cotton, Silk or Mixed Goods Perfectly with  the SAME Dye. No chance of using the  WRONG Dye for the Good������ you hare to color,  Boys' Cowboy  Suit Free  Three-piece suit, made  i true Oowbor tuition:   Shirt,   Fringtd  Treuitn and Wld*  Slimmed EM, sites .  up to 14 years. It is  made,_of_ver>:.be_,t_ma-___  terial and suaranteed  to wear ; juat the thins  for the coming summer.  Lots of fun for yourself'  and your playmates. *  We give it free .for sell-  ing only $4.00 worth of  our Beautiful U.ho .  Art Voitcudi kt  S for 50. These post-cards compriie views ol  Wettam Canada, love Scsnei, Comics, Ear-  tar. Birthdays, Beit Wiihet, Flowers, co\r-  boyi, etc.. and are very fast seller*, We atn<_  give a Cowgirl Suit free for selling $4.00 worth  of cards. ' Send your order for cards tylny  and when you sell them return the money end wo  will send Cowboy or Cowgirl Suit, postpaid,  ������o you. THE WESTERN TO SMiUM CO.,  Dept. 100, Winnipeg, Man  Work Both Ways  "He knows all the best people in  town."  "Why doesn't he associate with  them, then?"  "Thoy know him."  Hotel Proprietor���������"Was there any.  thing of value in the trunk of that  fellow who jumped his bill."  Clerk*���������"I should sny so, It was full  of our linen and silverware."���������Judge.  n.fldley���������"How d'yon H Wr������ the  poem I sent you tho other duy."  Hditoir���������"t.ood! UFniintintly Kf������*>d I  Almont Rood enough to print!"���������Sus-  cess Mapzino.  dothlng the New.pap^i.  Tho Mail nnd Umpire, ono ol Toron-  to'* threo morning papers, recently  censed publishing nn evening edition.  Tlie Olobo, however, .till continue*i to  publish in the evening, although tho  jjrt'in bulk in its circulation >��������� ������������������ ju  morning editions. The staffs, ol tha  Toronto uvfulng i������tti������ r* havo made a  lot of good-natured iun over tho even*  inn editions of llio two paper* mentioned. Probably iho bust enjoyed jiba  w.-u that sprung by a newsnnper rn������n  noon after Th������ Mail and lirnpire cut  off ii������ evening edition. Ho isidi "The  Emiinz Mail has 'ccn^d publication.  Jts .ulxcriber died, and The Kvenlnf  Globo*. subscriber Is pretty sick,"  Mlnard's Liniment for sale everywhere  Tho Sunday services at a famous  college for mon nro often conducted  by prominent clergymen of many de-  nominations and from many citios.  When thoso visiting preachers occasionally ask the president how long  they shall speak, he invariably replies: "Thero is no limit, sir, upon  tho time you may preach; but there  Is a tradition here that no souls aro  Hftvod after tho. first twonty minutos."  Scott's Emulsion  is a wonderful food-medicine for all ages of mankind. It will make the  del icate,sickly baby strong  and well���������will give the  pale, anemic |girl rosy  checks and rich, red blood.  It will" put flesh on the  bones of the tired, overworked, thin' man, and  will keep the aged man  or woman in condition to  resist colds or pneumonia  iu the winter.  ron siijt ht all i*nt'tiami  . **     j!  *.** tr*).. a.m. at f*(*r tut this ti.  fnr ami  !���������������.,.i,llf'*l Smrlti-fs Sunk tml Culhl't Hk* t.U.Boot  |Mfc b������������_ auauiat a Ui>o4 l*c* raaat.  SCOTT A KOWNR  lUWwUJaaloa Street, Weal      T������fMl������,0(_l  W. N. U., Ne. m. THE   WEWSi   C\ft*BERLANDv '^RJTl^^OU^BtA
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St'c.otid ��nd Third streets.  Apply
tli is office.
BUMMEB SCHEDHJL1S.
The SS. Princess Mnry will
sail as under:���
Leave Victoria Tuesday, 7.00
a.m., for Nanaimo, Union and
Comox.
Leave Comox Wednesday 8.00
a tn., for Union, Namtimo and
Vancouver.
Leave Vancouver Thuisday,
9.00 a.m., for Nanaimo. Union
and 'Comox.
Leave Comox Friday, 8.00 a.m.
for Uniou, Nauaiino and Vancouver.
Leave Vancouver Saturday,
9.00 a.m., for Nanaimo, Union
and Coinox.
Leave Comox Sundn\\ 12.15
a m., for Union, Nanaimo, Vancouver and Victoria.
IF YOU WANT
noon mwm
GIVE US A TRIAL
FOB SALE���One i ��Mib��tor
fi'id two brooders, Capmdty 860.
_ 'i-icu $50 for the lot.    A pp.y this
office.
COURT OF REVISION.
|~A Court of Revision will be beld in the
Ciiy Council Clumbers on Thursday,'
T*t.��� y t8ih, 19U, at 7.30 p.m., tWihc purpose of hf aring complaints, if .mv, *nainst
(he assessment of property in lhe City ot
Cumberland for the year 191!.._
Any person or persons having complaint in est give notice inwri'm * at least
leu days beforq the d*'e of menini;.
ALEX.-McK.NNON, Cnv Clerk,
Cumberland, H.C, April 5.I1, 191'.
10% BONDS M)%
An  Attractive  Offering
for a Short Term
Investment.
We can offer the conservative
investor for a short while only
an opportunity of * placing* Ida
surplus funds in a lrigh-t-lasa security bearing a rate of interest
ot ten per cent.
Only 150 of these Convertible
Debentures at a par value of tfioo
cadi, available.
Do not jjatnble in stocks,
shares and other forms of specu-
' at ion. but INVEST whore your
principal and interest is secured.
Wkiti*. i'or further par'iculars
ol' tit: 5 Bond l��:.u-;: win *li is par-
iu.uu.vly attractive to investors,
.'���'roinpt application is necessary
f*s number is limited,
MADIA!. WfiOUEITIES,
fUlt.
V up couver Oflict.*:���
101 Dominion Trust
Building
(e.) The character ol the propoaed
* 01 k,-> dam j. ��� a i-luiutj tt.ai.Qa,
(I.) The premises on which the -water .9 to be used (describe came): In
ia-_i_-pi.nl      ��� tilnudtioiiK  ilio IjRuk
of tbe CnmpheH l.iver, nhont ono half mi'c
U>lo.   Ci'iiptwli lt��ve- Falk
(g.) Tho pupjRO^sa for -which the
4-iler it t > he uauil p<^?r purpurea.
(h.) Ii for irrigation, describe the
land intended to. be-irrigated, giving
acreage A ,	
None.
(i) 1! the wat?r is to be used lor
power or mining purposes describe
the placo where tho -water is to be
returned to some , natural channel,
and the difference iri altitude between
point of diversion and point of re-
ur<*: The water is to be r�� n.n^d t> thi
Campbell llivor nt a p'-iat al>out <me mi'*,
bidow the Campbell ttiv*r FaUu and nhs
difference in altitude will be abt.nt 300 !*,
(j.) Area of Crown Und intended to
be occupied by tbe proposed works*.
About IWO aorw.
(k.)ThiB notice waa posted on the
���second it*��y ol January, 1911, <u.i* anulio*
tion will be mado to tbe Commie-
^0 er ou the t wwity-tonrtu u��y iif Febru-
try, 1911.
1.) Glvo the names and addressee
oi any riparian proprietors or licensees who or whose lands are likely to
bo affected by the proposed works,
either above or below the outlet:
The cr**u, tha British Am.rlca Timber
Co., Ltd., of Victoria, B.O., North Pacific
Lumber Co., Ltd., ot Vanoouvor, B.O.; P.
Cudahy, uf Chicago, Ulinoi.: Intermtion
AiTiuibor Co., ��t Vuno u er, B C.
Attach copy of such parts of the
Company's memorandum of association as authorize the proposed application and works.
(a] TtiQuCunstruction <M operation of
wcrki nr .*-.c ��npply'< r utilization of water
nadaij.he. '''W��tM Act,.1909,"
. b) To apply for and obtaia under the
provinionH of the "Water Act, 1909," or to
purohas. or .otherwise Acquire vater reo-
ont�� or,-atiter liC'n.es.
Tub Oampbkll VtivEn Power company,
Limited.
G. H. Burns': W. "Wallace Gvlmo,
P.O  addi eeu Box 724 Directors.
Victoria, aC.
WATI2R NOTICB.
NOTICE is hereby1 given that nn
application_will__be__mj^ie_jindcr Part
V. of the "Water Act,. iw,rrto "oP
tain a lioui.Be iu tbo Comox Division of Vi��
to ia Wntor Diatriot.    '
(a) Tho namo ol Company in lull:
Th�� Campbell Kiver Power Com^ny.Ltd
The head <ffioo: Office^ of Barnard &
lWe .8 .u, 5U Fort Sv, V.ctori*; B.d.
The capital, how divided, showing
aivnm.t paid up ��.0,000, ci*.id��d u.tu 50i
shnres of $IC0 eaoh; ameunt pall u.
$10,000.
(If for mining purposes) Free Minor's Certificate No	
(h.) The name of tho lake, stream
or source (if unnamed, the description u Ui>por Ca-ui'lwli 1j��ku, V moouver
I.kml
(c.) The point of dlveruion'. At tho
foot of Upper Oimpboll L-im-.
(d.) Tho quantity of water nppllod
tor (ln cubic   foot  per   second)
3tt onb-.o fuel.
(e.) The character of the proposed
works dam ani Biuicu ((,�����.����. "   .   .
(f.) Tho preralsen on which tho wa*'
ter is to ho used (dcacrlbo same)
At Home puinc ou ih�� liiutt along; lUu **a*dt
oCtio Cun^bli riv*-r .bom one lult utile
below Campbtll rivor FaIIo.
(g.) Tho purpoBOQ for which   tho
\ii��.��r U i�� bo u<j��: jiowur I'-.a'ki.rt.i.,
(h) It for irrigation .deBcnbo thu
land intended to ho irrlgatod, kIvIuk
acrcfiGC,.*.  ..���>���  ........I ii....
None.
(1.) It tho wator< Ib to bo unod tot
powor or minim? purpoaea describe
tho plnco whoro tho wntor lo to bo
roturnod to some nnturnl chnnnol,
nnd tho difleronco ln nltitudo between
point of diversion nnd point of ro*
turn; Th<> wntor Ut* I'O mUri.-ml to u.e
'.'umiilall rivor lit a point uliout miu mil
biilmv t n Onrapb.lt river F.IItt and tho tlif
.tiroiKO in altitude wiP liu abou*; 1500 tout,
(J.)Aren of Orown lnnd Intended to
bo occupied by tho proposod worku'
rtb.nt !i20��.o en.
(lt.'i Thin notice wnu pouted on tho
t'inli 1. da; of JinuHr>, H)ll, it>.it iipplK-n-
tum whl hi inmlii t<�� Uim (Jonnnim. oum nu
thn twenty-fourUi Any ot IMiruarj,  1011,
(1.) Glvo tho nnmoH and addroBaoa
of any riparian proprietors or ltcen-
it.ii v.lio 01  \t\>uai, \^mm-.: i.rc W'.rA** tn
'Xi'"'.V,\ !"0f!'Iir.',w.
... T.r:: ,-:.   hrrpVy ��.von that   tin   , ., ,
���Glutton will U mud. under Vtxrt^.f^ ^    tho^rnpowd"^,
V. of the "Water Act, 1009," to  ob
-n  <i
('
it i*i*in. n. t     H y-..H.l   i'ivi
I riu W.ti*r Ul ������ 1 t
,    Tho nun ' of Oum an, Ut  'ml    'iny
;i,f I \U-ie   1*11- r CJ mp* v, Limited.
lVe'.ie��di.tn.'����Oitlo�� -f H r ������   A* Hob
n -' u. ftiii'.i   *   , \"i x ���     v..
wbo capital,   hov.* dlvhloi., (thnwlnij
> 1 . ,. .* .   0.V�� -OH ..iv
1 -Vi*'.*.!"!   y%  :..
�� ID.'. '������     ' j
Jf. for mlnlr<j pjr/rm.H) Frco Mir.-!
��r'n Ciirt'.fie.itc N'o  |
<>,.  ~*i . ;r._^,, ,_* t^,,  .,,.,..   ai*rcpm I
of aoorce    (if unninnd, the dencrtp-J
t ��� n       1 .     h   ' Itiv , \\   o'i      I. 11     j
(c.) Tho point of dlveruion*. About
Th�� 'j*Io. C  -������)> II J.. *,
1 ���    11 . {,".'������
'Ui    1 kill t-j
either abovo or below tho outlet:
'V ih\ "ish Aniort-Mit T unit r Co., Ltd ���
ofViotiuia, B.0; Worth I'liolllo I..unib-r
Co., IiH,of Viiuaouvur, Ii U: P. C.tiduhy,
of i.liiwitro, iriuO'U' )iin*ru.iiioimi Tiuitw.
C<i , of Vanoouvpr, ll.(', I'.anuimult k Ni ���
itftlmo ltallwty Uomp-tiiy.
Attn eh copy of uncli pnrta of   tho
CV.mpany't��  mewornndnm ot nHaocin-
i tion nn nnthorlBo the propoaed npplt-
Unlion nnd wovka,
;*.   T'i J'' *!���'' rnct''.itiorritiPmtlonofworkn
>^^-1<iW.^ii��i*^ ��������������!
SPATES
The TAILOR.
CLEANING, PRESSING
and REPAIRING.
Lradle��* Work
ix Specialty*
��� llilK"|H>i|
>�������!��#��������
8AYWAUD LAND DISTRICT.
Diatriot of Snywnrd.
TAKE nutloo thu. OoorRO Luiooitor Ui-
miiiRtim, of Vinoiiiivir, 11,0., mcohnnio,
Intundn tn apply for pnrniianlnu to imrohtuo
the followhifif doaerlbwl lnnds:~
CouniMiciiiRntnpmt planted nt tho
Kotuhwo.it* oomor of lot SR2) thonoo imrtli
HO olitttu.. tln'tioo went 75 (ilminR, thonco
HiuitlJ 80 oli/viun, tli'inoii naHt 75 nhiiin��, to
point (it ootiitu-.ncoraont, oohtiiliiiitg ODD
nort'i, iiwn o- in.**..
lli-oiif'.i'.T.i*.i'*i"J'i,w�� TtiMiNn'roN,
Hohorl Hc'-iv UntHtmit, umni.
DdtoilMmoUUcli. 1UU
8AYWAUD LANIJ D.MlUui'
Di. triot of Snywuvd.
TAKE NOTICK that Pntflek Willkm
Lo li" Clnrli, "l Vumiouv.r, H.O., hw
cl.ru, 1 itondii to npply for pormiBnlnm >n
(>ilioli.ina ttui fothuiuK iloMiii'iil Uudu;
f,*<Ti.*nm<*ii;|? Rt npnxt plnntod n% tho
or the ��'t|>|-lv or tttiliit��ti')i�� ol wnter undor J ^olltVivr��**t tot-n-or ��f lot bin-, ihcnoo <*;wt a0
iSi"'rV-e*..r a.-.. 100*1 " Uhdwi,   thfiice Hniith (H chiiitm, tlnsnoo
'��� T" ��wi|v for snl otittiin trndor tli*- j w,ir,t ,jft ohni'.f, thorns trmth IB cbninH,
provm.iitii ��f th<* '���W��ti��r Aot, I0W)," ��r to j X)mnf, wefci id ohiii.rtn, thoico noith SO
* <ir. l����...'<).* o Inr*. Uo i* i^uiru tr. ver t-��i<!d 1: c)iX\m (^ plow of lOtun*. icmoDt, cont tin
or v-m-m Utn,, m I -     **tQ v,r,,��., rtinrt' r*r l<-i��,
tuk Cami'uiu 1. Uivr.u I'cwkr company, '
(d.) The rtunntlt? of wutr appUesl' ��.'��iT^n* <-. H lV���n.<, W. Wmi,.ci*��ri.���*,
.1." 1 -���
V O   Hd e-miV, tTv'VV^u*, It.C.
C BALED TKNDEI.S iuldr��.Boa to tho
P' uiidiTMgued, uinl oudor ed "I'lmlft'
for r.iblio BuiMln��, -Ui-uikI Poi*Ub,
Jl.O.,"willbo itwiv.d until 4.00 I'.V.,,
on Momlny, Mny .20, 1911, l'i*r tliu o.m-
.truution of. 11 lJuL*!io l(uildin|_ ut  Oruud
Forks, 11.0,
l'liluo, Hpobliiontlim and  f��ivm ot  eon-
trtot onn bo booh iind formn u( .tendui* ou
t.inud ut tliu i,fiicuof Mr, Wm lluudcmon,
Huddeiit Arouitoot, Vicoriu, lit),, at thu
I'oh. Olliou, tl'i'iiud Korku, utiil at t|du 1. o-
piirliuoin,
1'oi-HotiH tondurlnt. uio nolillcd.W"** tend
urn will 1.00 bu oun��lduit.d unio tt nindo on
tht* printoil (ouiia Hitiiplii.1.1, itnd Hitfu.u
with Uitir uciiiiiil .iijiiitiuvimj hUttn^ Uiutr
OuOUpuiii.llH lllltl pIllUlM 111 1'tfnlllt'llOH. .Tu
till) CMI) uf lirille, til i'llO.UHl bignucur., thu
iiaIUio uf tho 1.uuunuii.ii uinl 1.111011 (it 10...
itOilVO of uucll UlOlllUil* ul Uiu III'IU IliU.t lib
Ijivun,
Kuoli teiidki' mul lio tiujuinjiataod by uu
uooop.i>d ui,1. ino hi iiohaiioadljutik, i*^**
itbju iu tltu 01 Hur ol tliu Ituiii'iirai^iu thu
Mltiintur ut i'ii I) i*J W'lrlwi W1U-.I u> wn pir
tout (IU \i,xi.) 1 f tit) uinoniit ot thu tuuati,
Wllioll Will HO fllltlilUII It till) 1 UlMll.l tullll-
oruiK lit'i-l'im to Utilijrlnaiitt.oHU'iiUtwl.oii
\Ml OU l'pi HI ti' >.C "i'i "���   i-.l   l -'    l'1 l'-', ''',l'
i,Um nut i. \. M '..i.e.1 Inr. If ttirt tin,iltitr im
Hill HJtOpUli dlO cl'OijUo Will llii Iut.nl llMll,
Tiu- iicpMr.iMmt iUilh nm nind nuoli lo
noi��iit iho linvvftt or uuy lumloc.
liy oi'.itr,
Jl. U. UJ.sHUCli hiift,
.vtuUiy.
Deportmmit of l'libho VVnrlil'H,
Utwivii, Ayi'il'JIi, Itlll.
NtwBptpi:u ni'.l ii"t Du |uul lor thi* ai
District of-Buy ward,
TAKE NOTICE tint Willium
Ciililwol-. of I nnnrlc, Out., niinini!
mini, iuteiitla to npply for pcrinis
niou to purohiihe tho following do-
ticf.bod lands:���Cnmmoncing at n
post phmU'd ��t tho nortbwi:m corner
of.Lut 'l|)0, Uiirritiuton Buy, Snywnrd-District, tlinnci. following tho
north liomulnry of 0. 490 easterly
for 'JO ohnina, thonco north 20
oluiinp, thonco woif lo tho nhorolino
ilimioe pouihwcHlorly and foUowinj.
vl'O.vhpio lino \o the point of com
n.encetroul, containingImb than 80
iiurc".      William CALinvKLL,.
Jno, Mn neon, agont
DiviodFol). 28th, 1011,
HAYWAUD LAND DISTRICT.
Dlidrlotnf Snywnrd.
TAKI) notion that Shinny lloamnan, ol
Vnncimvor, U C, nouhiuiio, ititciid�� ti>
apply for, imriniHHiou tuvurelmso tho fol-
lowm�� i'��ho ibod lumiii;���
Ooinnuuioiou at a iiottt planted ��t tho
Hun th wont oornrr ot lot SSij ihoitco .outh
!V c'vaI*.", thni'-fr. wnvt RO ohiiinH, th��*nue
i\- v1h ��0 nhnliw, tltntioti oiiHt HO ollfthin, tn
Ilium, of fi iittittonooiiiunt oontniuinit GlO
iioro*, mora or limn.
RlltNKY IIkahman,
lloh rt Honry Gnostnut, ngoiit,
U *W.i W-,.ul�� illl., ID! I.
aimaafwimwawriam
8AYWA1M) LAND UISTRIOT.
District of flnywrnd,
TAKK notleo that Nniiotto   Ooooph, of
V.r (!rs m\\e *f**H r��* ������'���omi)
f)*��ed v<*
(
voiti.nm.iH 11 Ua*) III .at... Nvitl.ua uatli-; Vui,ooi.vor,, H. (\, HpuiHti-r, intondu to
amy ir,u�� ua* D^wi*. ' ^ 'T ^t" *? V
; luwiiiH dcHuribud iiman;���    p
1    *"i'iiiit) tiftni' ��t. 1 |.*ont plnntod nt tho
S> nilieimt cornor nf lot 517| thunoo nnrlh
���y,i cn-iii., thonco <*M' 80 chidnx, tlipnoo
;����*,th SO p1i��Iii��. tlioioo wmt W�� ohiiioH
t   Ilu; p Out of ���conun-itn'oiiiout, oonUln-
iui,ii*W   cn��* rnVo it lf.h��.
KASfcut Ja.ivu'ii
Notion Henry Olmtln jt. ngent.
Untod Miui;t "tit, 1011
SAYWAED LAND D1STH1QT.
DBtnotot.yiywnrd.
TAKE NOTICK thnt Arthur. Rnwlond ��
Bout, of VuiiooUYBV, B.C., trannport mrniit,
inteniifi to npply forpBrmisuion to purohano
thu ftdlowiiiu doaoribfd Undn:���Coimuonc-
iug nt 0 pent planted nt tho ��onthoii��t.cornor of lot BIO, on thn north. bmi.idmy oC
lot 5*17, thonoo north 80 ohainu,, tbonco
oiiHt 75 ohuiiiH. thencr Bauth 80 ohainu,
l.hun0i*i*eH. 7S ohnins to point of cpnimonca
mont, Qontidmug (500 aoran, moro or, loss.
AllTHUH HOWUND IJK8T,
Hobort lliury OhoBtnut, txgen*.
Dated March 7th, 1911.  ^
' 'sAYWAUirLANirDlSTFiPT.
HiHt riot ot,Say ward,
TAKK NO!Jul. thatStmvienieunmnn,
iif Vauoouvor, B.U,, nn-ohanio, iitiondu t<>
npply for p. rmhulon io puiohmiu tho fol
lowl' it deuo.iihoil land- !~Commtnuing ut a.
pout plnntol nt tho Houth woi-t cornor of lob
500; thonoo omit 1C0 ulultm, tlionoo. Hcuth
���10 olminii, thenoo wo-t 70 olulnn (moro or
Iohm;) thvnoo north 5 olinum, thonoo wi-Hfc
85 ohulnu, tlionoo north !15 vhnlnt to volt t
of oonimonoomoitt, onittninhif! 000 iioro*,
moro Or lo��B,        8AMUltl,,lJ.KAHltfAN.
Uobort Uoury OhoHtnut, agont
Datod Mnroh 8th, 1011..,.,
IK    YOU.  WANT    GOOD
riUNTiwo 00   to  th.!.
PATIIICK WllXIAM I.lj*|,Ii:Ct,AUK.
ltovr*-l'i* ry ('hi)Hnut, nuoiil.   v,,.,,,,.    ,-.-,���i.m.ii'i_i.iii/iiii.
ionMli. toil. ��� Nl'AVh. I'lKbl-CiiAbSWURk
SAYWAIiD LAND DISTRICT.
Df-.tried,of Snywnrd.
TAKK ttnttnn that FrMiiooi llrongliani,
wif-A of W. V. I-roughiuv nf Vnuoouvor,
11.0., intonda to npply for pormuHion io
purohnmi tho followiiiRdoBorilietl lnnd-:���
Oommmiuinp- at a pnat pi 11 ntod 40 olinimi
viwtw.' tUm &Jtit!;ent cr-mer <>f bit* Ml:
thonoo oivtt ISO oh��ins, thenot iouth 40
ahaiua, thonoe weit 120 ol.\lr*u, thonco
north 40 ohaina to point of coinniionoimoti',
coutidoing 480 noi oh, moro or hit.
FllANOKH BllOUOHAM,
Rohirt, Ifcnry filmitniit, n��ont
Dnted March 8lh, 1011,
���Wood's 3?h0B��lietLi��<ic
^s
ou". Jkbtlitu, tikntnl anil'llniin Wmrt;',"jic-
f**>w*��y, fifftnttl ll'tvtlnintt, Eniwiio**, Bp^ ������
titnltfrrAfwii nntl l&tt* efAwttter yiw.M. *.
I rkcllpvjcbfiv,*lxfnr*\ linnm.11 pIcimo, 1 .��
wllltnti-n. Bol-1 by nil drtifiri?t(it��i or nmilwi in
plain jiVff. on rocolpt of nr(<*��. A', to paw Wti*
maUtil fn'. ,TI*oWood McUIoImb Oo.
xforMHu IVmUfoorl -rorontn,c.nt. THE- -NEWS,  CUMB&RMD,. BRITISH   COliUMBIA.  APPLICATION FOR STORING WATER  (s ) The plac^ of the proposed-reu3rvoir  for storing Comox Lako, B.C.  I (t.) Tho m������anB by vhioh it is proposed  ito store the water  by a dam at  outlet  of  ittitko.  ���������' (u,) Tho area of the reservoir site or  sit.������ at each toot iu douth above tho outlet  '8000 acres.  . (v.) How is it proposed to acquire tho  land neoos.a.y tor tho purpose By purohaso  fu.oessiry.  (w.) Approximately the number of aore  (feu. iutmtdod to bo impounded 80,000.  (x.) Wuother itia proposed to lower the  atvr in any -natural lake or standing body  |>f wator, and, it' no, theu���������  1. Tbo autiuipntud ejrtetitof tho lowor-  \t\_ Not lowered.  2. .Tha' means proposed to be adoptad to  ow������r aud refill.....   3. Tbeuaturoandoimraotor, iu  detail,  )f tlm work* proposed to be constrooted ro  lirovide for tlio discharge and penning back  jif tlio wn-or By concrete dam with rcjtu-  d_tti.i> giitea controlling tho Uiecharge.  [S.guuturt]  liV-iuwoTON OoiiLiKHY Company, LtD.,  W. L. CpuiiHON, General Manager.  .(P.O. uddreHs) Victoria, B.C.  fil'JJuuuaty ICth, 1911.  WATER NOTICE.  if  Special  Holiday  'Brew  For Sale by all  Hotels  in Kegs or Bottles  The UNION BREWING Co.,       Nanaimo,  COPYRIGHT.  AP.JVCC*?  HERCULES Stump Pullers  FOR   SALE   BY      -     -  Walworth=Rolston Co.   ^  l020 Westminster Ave.,      Vanoquvor, B. C.  iw NOTICE is hereby given that an  l<iapplication will be mado under Part  V. of the "Water Act, 1909," to obtain a liue .He in the L).vision of G uu>x  District.  (a.) The name of Company in lull:  Welhujft.iu Colliery Ct:utp>..<y.   Limi .oil.  Thu head ailioo Victoria, B.C.  Tho capital, h -w divided, "showing  amount juid up'S*-',01,0,0000 divided iuto  80,000 Hhnrea of $100 UO each fully paid up  (If for mining purpoBes) Free Minor's Certificate No   (b.) Tho namo of lake, stream or  source (if unnamed, the description  1*0 Puntlu gd Kiver.  (c.) The point of diversion: At a  ;lpoii t above the falls on the i. un .led**-*  River, Cmnux Di-triot.  (d.) The qnnntity of water applied  for (in cubic feet per second):  670.  (c.) The character oi the proposed  work : (. enerati-.g p!*ut, power ^Oika, and  electric work., aud plaut a *d other maoli-  iuery nnd conveniences nuceBsary for yr<>-  duciug power.  ,.���������(f,)_Thc-promise3^onrWhich_the_-wa-,  ;. ter is to be'used (describe same): On  ���������] or iu tha vi.ioitv ��������� ��������������� tie W-sllingt- n Colli  ;. ery Company'-* Ltd. property aud hohi-  iiyK in Com >x I) ht ic.  ; (g.).The purposes on which the water is to I'O ued: Gcm-rutim. eieotncir;*.,  ���������j and or light, heat, power, uperut'Ou >���������!  j motoi'M, enginos and nnoh'tntry nfttl. kinds  ; and generally fur i hi* exercise <*f nil powoiv  an ) priyiloges of a ^o ver company uudei  i; Part IX. of above Act.  | , (i.) If the water is to bo used for  power or mining purpoBes deocribe  tlio placo whero tho water is to be  returned to somo natural chnnnol,  undthe difference in altitudo botween  point of diversion and point of return At a convenient. pUeo li. low t.i*  Sto'ighton l?������lla in tho vicinity nutlet  jllrown Rivi'r, S������otionn 10 und M To,, 9,  Jo'iioxDiatnoc. Tie po nr, of leturu if  [Uim. 200 feet lowor nltitudo than the point.  'if (li*.Oi*i-itU.  (j.) Aroa of Crown land intended to  ibo occupied by tho   proposod works:  l^diio.'    '...���������'.', ���������;;,',   ,  n *  (k.) Thifi notleo wan posted on the  itx.'oenth day of January, 1911, and nppl-  Isiitiou will be mado i-n tho onmiiiiii.iniOi*  m-tlio 2S.r'd dny of Fahriinry, 11)11  (l.j Give tho hames nnd nddressoB  f any riparian proprietors or lie-  m������efl who "or whoso lands nro likely  o be affected by the proposod works,  ilther above or below tho outlet*.  V-Mn^t'iirt oiliory <.<iinpany. Ltd,'  Attach    copy of such parts of tho  '.'ompnny'B memorandum of non'ocin*  |don as authorize 'ho proposed appli;  niton nnd worlra  Signalura)  WlH,I,IN������TON'Cdi. UK  iy, "<��������� ' " "  W, h. Coui.hom, Gonornl Maimer.  ll.O.'nildMMi)"' Viotorin, IJ.0,  I'Jxtrilflli ffOlll tint MKJKWANIWM IW AHSOOI.  mum ov tub. Wki,mh(ito.v Com.ikhv  Company, mmitik*., *  aotpii up by piiruha.o, grunt, li>ano  ny othor milliner ,. .viator or  |^lt,h<Hto wntor   |ii] To oirry on t'to builnoos of   .leutde liijlit, heat and power supply   [trj Tn iiianiifiotiiroajiil uho ru'i motive  Dwoi" electricity ami to nvmufactura  i'r fiO(|iiiw  piititi, mnohlnnry,   ftp|mriiHi������,  liiid inatoiiulHof nvorv kinl fir tho pm*  ' iHi'ion mid f-lRfHh'illrvi of Alichricty  |i i tf'innriif.*, inn or dinpti.0 of Hiipply nr (Uh-  rioutn trivuinuity  (or limi-.it |{ or  ',iolivii,|.oivf*r,,,..,iind lo oouHlrum, lay  [town, otihlUh, nnd earry nut oultleM,  /iton,   line.,   nooomtilntntfi,   In.npH  nud  imrk������,  0)  *������  9  o  r-f  rA  \m  s  ������ ei a  p o 3  -A a -^  h*. ���������>!  S H ������������  * & ������  ������ ��������� a  . ���������������  m, Ti S  5 15 ?  m ������ t>  5 r S  5, .2 w  < s  s ������  o  ii  CO x- IX  a. ^.  o  a  *>  -3  a  si  m,  a  ������     m  ������ $  S.S  0)    n  "       m  r.   ?  M  ***\ s___  ������������������i       m.  a:  *  ���������t ������  t   >1  -������.    I -m  I ���������I  ... 5. fj  .-J  K O  ^ (C, jr.  ���������v  a  13  *.  Tl  ���������a.  V  ���������3  *t  a  P.  fi  ti  a>  P.  o  o  W*.  <  ,te������ m cMkm  r.*Inkos 1'our EXPEN323 Light  Makus Yosir EISCU1TS Light  Makeo Your CAKES Light  Makoa Your BUNS Light      J%������j  Molten Your LABOR L-ght  ORDER FROM YOUJt  CXOCER.  e.v..c:llettco.,lt0.  '2^\.        r������r<>x'^< On:.  The Courtenay Hotel  Evory cdnvonienpe forguosts.  Tho Oontial'Hotol for Sportsmon  None but the Best of Wines and Liquors  at the Rat*.  RATES RRASONABLB  NOTICE .  Any person or pei*sons,���������cntting,  remuving or taking any block!.,  timber or wood, of any desert ptiodn  Jielougitig to the AVellington Col-  n'nry Co'y., or from or Off the hnd  of the said Company, or anyone  tipping rubbish anywhere except  at the dump provided, or neglecting to level it, wheil tipped to the  satisfaction of the Company,   will  be prosecuted-to the full extent of  tne law.  W. J,. COITLSOX,  General Manager,  ', Wellington Colliery Co,y.  NOTICE.  fiidiu-^oa.locomotives and rail  ���������vav e.it,r,s. of, tlie Union Colliery  Company l������v\ any. person or ju*r-  3nnsr-3x.cep.t tain crew.���������k. strictly  prohibited. Empiojwes ^re -sub-  if*c t;j ilismissal for allowing sam-  B border  W. L.. COULSON',.  General Manager^;  C. H TARBELL  ���������rrnmami  fiiGii grade stoves;  |-%Uid oil KITCHEN   .UTENSILS  Sporfsmens Goods  and  General Hardware  fy**J*$a**#*m*rdfa<*m^^  is indispensable in the  ' camp, and for all  impromptu meals.  Add a little BOVRIL  to your canned meats  and soups and note  the difference.  BOVRIL  sandwiches are  nutritious and  f,oothsome.  *  ������7  RUPERT LAND DISTRICT  District of Rupert  TAKE notice that Gardiner Alexander Brady Spencer of Alttmedu  Cal., ocenporion plumber, intends*"  io apply tor permission to purchase  the following described landt :���������  Commencing at a post planted  about 30 chains west of the ������outh  east corner of Ser.Mon 2'4, Township  2J, thence west 80 chititie. thence  south 80 chainp, thence east 80  ohnins, ihence north to south ?oore  of .Wolf Lake, thence Westerly along  south,.shore to wesr end of lake,  Ihence eaptoloog north shore about  40 o.hains, thence north to place of  commencement, containing 400  aerefi more or lei's.  > Soribed on pout, G.A.B.S.'s N.E.  corner. ^  Gardner Alexandes Brady  Spencer.  Dun Clark. Agent  Dnted De. ember 14th, 1910.  RUPERT LAND DISTRICT  Diatriot of Rupsrt.  TAKE noti-ut? ihnt Fndora Mao Lre������?u  ol Vancouver, B. 0.   occupation fcWidow,  i touu������ iu apply f r. per. id. iou tu pur-  ohase tho fol!ywtti(f dt-soribrrt laiid.: Com  ii.t-uom������ nt at a p at plantoti   nboat one  milo nortli and 40 ohnuus ea> t of tho S. E.  coruer or Sqctiou 4, T wni-hip  8,  theuce  ucrth 80 chains, thence .ub*- 80 ohuiie,  thooco touth 8J c iaiu-t.  thence west 80  ohaina io place ot cou.mi'ncemeut, contiiu  ii.pr 010 aoros, in������re or lebe..  Scribed <^n pp<t,EMLV 8.W. corner.  EndoraMai: Lkesox,  Dn Cuik, Agont.  Dated Docomher llth, I9i0.  RUPBUT LAND DI^TUIOT  Diatriot of Rupert  TAKK  VOnCK   that Adolaido' Estor  Ovarii    Hr-wn,- of   Brookficld,   N.  Y.,  morried wuiiiau. iuteuda to apply fur p.r-  miasioo to purchase tbe follovmiR donnrib-  edland.:���������Oummencug at a post planted  at eouth west corner of Stctiou  10, Township 9, thouoo north  80 ohnint,,   thenct*  east 80 chain.,   thonco   south   80   chain**,  thtno* went 80 ohainu to'place ofoommeii-  ment (;out titling 640 acres more or le������s.  gufibed on post A.l..CMV������ S.W. oar  AllBLAlDK 1C8TKK t'l.AllK ISKOWH.  Dau U;-.*.tk, ag.ui,  Dnted Drcombor 19th, 1ft 10.  U.UVI. RT 1. \ N1) DISTRICT  District of Rupert  TAKE notice that J.ohn  Honry  Kerrinsb Richard������on,  nf  Vancou  ver. B.  C,   occujiation   Steamboat  Stewart), intends to apply  for per-  imisaion icpuicbase   the following  ;dehcrihed. la.-*d6::--Commei)eii_g at  a. post   planted   about   40   chains  north.of   the southwest comer of  ;S������-ctioi..3, Township 21, thence west  80 chains..thence south. 80  chains,  t1iTniJF^a"sT80lJhai^tl_eTTceTTorfir  80 chains to  plnce. of commtnee  ment eonlaiuing 640 acres more or  :lesH;   .  J^ILK. R'&NE corner.  John Henry. Keurinsh Rigiuun-  tON.  Dun Clark, A^ent.  Dnted Dmombvr I6th/i910.  John Johnston,    Prop  I   FAIRFIELD   {  |H STORE III  ������ J. JACK,   Pkop. %  *������\ mum mimiiimiimm ii*  \% A Fine Assortment of $>  *%>> the Choicest Candies, j������  * Fruits and Tobacco ffr  J, . Vancouver Ice Cream,  i -:- ��������� ��������� .-������������������������������������������������������������'  4& Dunsmtur Ave.  Cumberland  4i' ���������' iw  mttra~\Wammma������X*tfm*amwW M*WV*aW Vi!*  m*r-aarvn.*aam^mimimfmmm*m*T'-r*w*m  h (i) To a.  !r iu i'iiy o  Applications Wanted.  CITY OV CUM HURT/ AND.  [A IMPLICATIONS mnrked ''Anphcn-  I ��������������� ! linn for <lift* Polio1 " will ne re  ltivfctl hy lite under.i^ned 'ip to Mon-  I iy, May .2nd. at d |i.in��������� for iho position  [f Ci!;,* I'oliro for ni^lit duty.    Dtr.ti., \n  immen-re Mny 31M.  |S;iiirv ibi per uiuntli and one   juil   of  Inihcti per K'ttr.  Applimni tmist ho nf good mot al. rlnr-  i.!Ci find uf siricly u-iiipfi.iii; !i;il)i(s.  a. Me.;.::::ox,cnv Ci.^k.  nty Hail, Mny 2nd, 1911,  NOTICE TO THK' PUBLIC-���������  Having builli a largo wnmhnneo anil mill  nt Cotirlcnay, 1 will In fu.iiro ko'oo on  lt'ind a Htook of nil Idnthi nt Hay, (.win,  nml Food nt lowont mnrUct rntoH. A  npeoiulty will hn nindo, of roller arunhocl  food IVr hormi which vlll make n huvIiih;  of i*rui third in tlm oo-it* ol ftod, Ol'ilotp  givt'ii tlio tonmstcr or hy jihonii will bo  prompily lilluil. Thanking ynu for your  putt*' uiiiiti In tho piiot and (*<jlioiiin������r a oon  llnuinooof Ihu Hiitno on broador liuua, I  bt'tf \o roii.niii  YourH <n com m nud,  HYRON CRAWFOHP.  aiaaa/mmmm. mmm-Mamm-maim namnmrn'a tmi* tamtam u-AWHunMUftii  UNION S.S. CO., of B.C. Ud  N.-..N.VIMI** U.vjo.v B.U-- Ci-*a.o.v - Cxm-iivii  I.lVKIl StoOTK,  SniliiiKnn u"do'���������  Twln-iorew h ontiior "0OWIOHAN"  T.i'nvfH ViincoiivorThuiHthiy (1 |i.m.  Anivti uiiiiin (tor Utiiiiiii'iiuiiiV Iriilnj  moiiilnjj  AtrivuOiUii'ix Prliluy mnnilnpi  Arrivo (Juiniilioll Ulvor li'il.tny inon  / lU'turoInu!  Lv    Comox Friday i \i m  ',' Uhiim hay      "   u   "  ���������' Nantdmo midnight  Leaves Vancouver, Snlnrdnv B pm  Arriws Nnnniino, Slitunlny It! j> 111  Arrivctt Unimi, Niiiid.y (i 11 at  [for t.iituln*tl.tin|  Arrivcn (.ornox,   Sniulny S 0 ni  Uouiri.iitif:-*-  LfttvcR Ooiii'ix, Sunday -t p m  l.<juvt������������ Ut,**., Miiiiiny 5 11111  ..mu'***. Ni.miiiin, Niuiihiy m dvht  [<uhject .0 tfijuu^-i* vvitliou. to 1.* ]  ***4>0*^*>00<>0^'>0*<fr<t>*^40lOOi>  P.  1UJPE1.T LAND DISTRICT  District of Rupert  TAKE NOTICE tlmt James Braddhaw,  ot Ktnuoria, Flor'nb, cn> pouter, iutcmls  to iii'ply for p-arraiuHiuu to purohaso th.  following: dosonbeil Inin'o:���������Commtuomtf  nt n po^t iilnntt-d 2 tntlow went of tlio S.I..  oorii. r 01 fiootl >n 'ii, to\vnnbip 20, t.nenoo  n-urth 40 oh >iii������, thouoo wcstSO ohaiis,  tlu-uou eouth 40 ohainu, thonco e>ht 80  cluiun to plnop of onnunvnccniont, oon-  cainiup 3l_U  noreo more nr Iohh,  Sen bed ou jioot J B'fl S.E, coio.r,  jAMliS lillADSUAW,  IMu Clurlc, agont.  Datod Dtoombi-tr 19th, 1910.  l.UPKUT LAND DISTRICT  Diwtriot of Iluport.  TAKR NOTIOB tbnt Ctuilea Jndnon  Miner, nf' Ucueuoi), N.Y., iotir������d fann-  or, iitonds to npply for ponnisulon to  pnro .,vo Ui_ following dcr-eribod lnnd*:  O'j'm 0 clny nt a "post* intuited 2 mi oh  went o thuSE' I'oi'nor of Section a4,Ti������wu  ������.hip-.0, thonoo inrtn 80 <_b*iiB, tlionuo  cat.. 80 chuihi, ihonoe aoiuh 80 ohaine,  thonco \v> t 80 ohnilis, t������ plaou of oumm-  0 ���������t.'omuit. ontaittin/; 010 noros moro or  IBiM. L'IIAUM.8 JUUHON MtKKR"-  Sonbiid on pont CJAI'h SVV citncr  Dan Chn*., Agont,  Dated I) 0-mbor 10th, 1910.  RUPERT, LAND DIBTRICT  District of Rupert  '  TAKE notice - that Richmond  Charles Bioa of Vancouver, B. C.,  Broker intends to apply for per  mission to purchase lhe following  described lande:-Commencing at  a post planted at, ^ post between  Section 18k, Township 9, ami Seat-  ion 13, Township 20, tbsnee west 40  chainp, thence .outh 40 chains,  thiiiice west 40 chains, thence south  80 chains; thence east 40 chaina,  tbet.co north 40 chains, thenre ea&t  40 chains, thence north 80 chains to  p.aceof commencement, continuing  640 acres uwre or less:  Scribed on post RCB'd N E cor. .,  Richmond Cha ki.es iiiss.  Dan Clark, agent.  Dated Decemher 19th, 1910,  RUPERT LAND   DISTRICT  District of Ruqert  TAKE notice that Delia Brooks.  of   Vancouver,   B.    C.,   ivt,,rri������d  woman, intends to apply  for permission to purchase  the following  described lands:-���������Commencing at  post planted at the   northwest cor  "n^of"Section~'30p"Tdlvnsliip~~9r  thence east 80 chaina, thence south  80 chains, thence wept K) chains,  thence north 80 chains to place of  commencement    containing    640  acres morc-or less.  Scribed on Post I). B'* N. \V cor.  Dei_i.a>Bkooks,  Dan Clark, Agent.  D.ited Dticember 17th,'1910.  Doalcr in  ALL KINDS OP  Fruit Candy Cigars  Cigarettes & Tobacco.  am. , j  Bonoi'ii Block,  CUMBERLAND, 11,0.  s:~$<>t>oo<*m*4 ���������������o***<>������t-<i*������*^<.  RUPERT LAND DISTRICT  Distriot of Kupurt.  TAKE-NOTICB thut Edward Dyke,  of Biughumton. NY. oo.*eluntiu,in'6. (Ir to  npply f"i- permission to 1-U.qIii.hu the fol-  lo-ft'tny dusoriliod lands:���������CnuirnouoinuR nt  u p st (jl'ituud 2 mile. wt*Rt o( tlm  south eflBt uiiruur of tSiotijn 24, Township  '20, ihonoo wait 80 oliaiuH, th^noa Houth  80 clininu, titmice oiat 80 ohninv, thtuoo  nortli 80 ch<',nfi tu pliou o{oimra������uio*oiii(rat,  oontuining (i.Ouoroft, mora or Ii-hs,  Soribod on p"Hl. ED'h N.E, oomor,  EnwAiti) Dvkb,  Dnn Clnrk, Ayout.  Dated Dor-0'nber 10th, 1010,  JvupekFland DWTWOr  District ti( Iluport.  TAKE NOTICE th4 Tliomiu Pr������d-rio1c  Tniikor, of Vnncoiivnr, U.C, telegraph  oper.������ti-r, intends to npply for paunii-  Pimi to iiirohiiBO tho following deBorlbod  laiid.:���������Citwnioncing ut u |io������t pUutod nt  tho north wo it oomor if 8 otlon 18, town  ���������ibipfl. thorno south 80 ohainn, thonco  oaMt SOolvinf, thonoo nor'h 80 oliuint.,  tlioioo wo't 80 ohnioB In plnco i f tton.-  moneomoiU, ooutiuniug W0 uoroH, mora  Of I'.'IW.  ���������Scribed on pint 'f'VV'n N.W  o tner.  Thomas'Furdkhick Tahkkii,  Dau (Jlaik, Agont.  D.UdD-scoinbuf lOtli. )0|0  JOHN McLEODS  POR F1K8T.0I.AH8  CANDY, FRUITH,  OKI Alta it TOBAOCO.S  NOTTf'l. Ih tmrnliy id. mi lit., on Hi������ flrnt  day ol Dei'irnlirr mx, upplioation will ho  nittdn to lit" fici|icriiitiiBilont- of Provim-i������l  PolioM. Vioioi'.i, for* llio mjkuvhI of tlio ho.  t.l )nwa<x .��������� mil i i|imr. Ity r_tt.il in Jhn  hul.i. kn'i"'. '-h ill" Tut Auguvl* Intel, nit  u*'.td at C,> ujx, l'..C, J. IJ Kuwii*,  D������uaoc������i.ct..ii, mio.  HUPWUT LAND DISTRICT  Diatriot of Bti|ii-rt.-  TAKE NOTIOK thai (.toigo CirttiH Lv  rocijtto Mill 'r, of Vunouuvi r. U.C, in**i h-  linluuloininri'r, into dn to tii ply fur permit  Dion to puio'iiiw. t)io fullowii'KdO'oribod  liimlu:���������Cutnmiiiioi1������'it up el, plimltd on������  mtln oitrt'. ot tlio. * orth n.n<; cornor ol Htot*  ion 18, TovuHhip II, thonco "nit 80 olinitif,  tho-'oi. nor'h 40 olu'iiih, tho oo wf.t 8(1  cluiiuH, tlionoo mmth 4U th'itiBtn plaoo  ut uoiiiiiii'tx.omcut, coutii'ui.i^ 1)20 ucro.,  mo o fi* leHi,  Horitiod on nimfc OOUIV BW onrlitr,  "     , (JlCOUOlU ClItTUH lMnt,������)UK.MlM.KK,  D.ili tlurl,, AkOnt,  Daludl)o.omh������r20th, 1010 _^  HU PERT LAND DISTRICT. ���������   a   T/init ict n( Ivii|orl,  TAKB nofioe thut Hurry Pmtcn  Arohibnlil of Viiticouvnr, B C, on-  Hii cor, Intondu to npply for ,u*nniB  Hion to purnhiipu tho iollowni),' do  fflrib-w! laiidu:*���������Conininit'ing at  a  poet plniilo'l 4 chithfl north or IC M  Lct.wn'B t.outliWflft corner,  thence  norlh 40 chain*, ihwiutt wo������t 4(1  chu'iiHt,  ihoiu'o eouth  40 ciniiti*.  thon<.'(*! enct 40 chain* to   plnrf  o'  coiunicnceincnt.    containing    !C0  ncree, tnor or lo****  Scribod mi pm H.P.A.'uS.E cor  Hanky J'AtrE.v A������cnirui-i>.  Drtii Clark, u^nl  nutuii Ooo luk loio..  (M'g Cotton Root CcmpcuflA  Tho tfre-\b XJt<>rlno Tonla, ami  wily wifo oilbttiunl Monthly  Hoinilfttoron yliioti womon oiv,i  dopoml. Sold tn tbrpo tli>croen  of BtronBth-No. t, fill No- i  10 doirtci'H strontror, l.'li No. Ik  rormiftolnl.ctittoii, IS por  Bold oy oil OruiwrW���������  prepaid on  ,. . Froonamnlik-.    Bm������llMtOIHtCO,JO_-?ITO,ONT. (/orm������r/ylKi  UPEHT LAND DISTRICT  DiBtrict of itupcrt  TAKE noi it e that JJerlrnin Jan.ot*  Turii.i������r nf Y\i-Kjouver, 3. C.   occu*  pation Kxpie^*.' Manager ii,*' ;.de to  to apply f'.r peinvi.pion.to puro. a' -  'he  i,]      iny  do.-cril*.o   l.iiii'.-:*���������  Comn'    oii^  .ut   u   ll(������n   plai'i'.'o-.  abo   "tJOcluina we? of thn r. *u������h  Pa    corcei   of Sefttion  i.4,  Township 21,   ihcice   wtKt   b0   chairiB,  thenco touih 60 chain., Uienco east.  80 chains, thence north 80 chains  to place  t.*f  ciuum.tncGn.eni.  oon-  taining 640 scrap more or tan*.  Scribed on po.t N^B J T's N.El  Bktrtram Jamks Ta-kkk,  Dun Clark, agent  Datod Decemher 14th, 1910.  RUPKRT LAND DISTRICT  District of Rupert  TAKE notice that Marguerite  Leitch uf Vniioouvtr, B.C., occupation Saleslady, inienda to apply  for permiewon io purchaeo the following described Irtnde: -  Commencing at n post planted  at the nirtheast corner of fieoiion  34, TownHiiip 20. thence wen 80  chain*, thence south ,80 chf.i:>..  thence eaat. 80 chain*, lut'iio-* -i-.rii:  80*chai"n8 to pim..*. of. .ciimt.-; oi*  merit, containing 640 acn^, ;.*,'-���������  or less.  Scribed on poa.^M.L.'B M. iv. .or.  Mabgu-kr'iti. leitch,  Dan. Claik, Ajreni.  Dated December Kith, r,u0.  Mww,oriw*_.  .    ...ofp^, of prion.  .mplilot. AildrcHa; THII   "M*m  t^lwM''lHh4'4wl"l"Mwt^>tw*IHt*t*lw-Hh'*li  0  10  <  i.  -i  I  3)  r  i  4  C  ])  a  0  RUPERT'LAND DISTRICT  District of Rupert  TAKE notice that Edra Fibber  Spencer of Alameda, .Cal., married!  woman, intends to apply for per-  mip.sioti to purc*ha?e th������ following-  described lands:���������  Commencing at a post planted  at tho Fouth west corner nf Seetion.  2   Townnhip   21, thence'-'eant   80<  chain?,   thence   myth  80 ch/iitm,,  ��������� hence went, 80 chains, tlience Fouth  80 chains to place of commenct-  ment, uontaining (.40 acres more or  lesp.  * Scribed on po,t~ e.F.F.'p S W.cor.  ���������"dna Fisher Spvkokr  Dan Clnrk. Agent.  Dated December 16th, 1910. ,  RUPERT LAND DISTRICT  District of Rupert.  TAKE notier that Iinideo Aphhy-  of Vancouver, B.C , married woman  intends to apply tor p������..*rmiiT>ion  to  purchase the   following de**cribed  landji:���������  Commencing at a poRt planted  at ihe ponlh enst corner of Section.  3, Township 21, thence iiovth SO  chains, thenco wept 80 chainp,  thenoee, eouth 80 chitins, thenre.  east 80 ohninfi lo^placa of com*  menccmenl, containing 640 aoreB*  moro or less  Scribed on post,H A.'s S.E, cor.  Haidi i. Ashbv  ���������    Dnn Clnrk, Agent.  Dnted December lGth, 1910.  RUrERT LAND DIBTRICT  DUtriot ot Ruport.  TAKE NOL'IOE thnt Lillian Bhoppnrd,  of Vancouver, U.C, aurri./l womnn In-  kundB to apply for pormisitin-j to pnrehn'O  the followingd^soribed InivlH;��������� Cnumon  cing ot a po.i ptnnfc-d nt tho if-if*..  eiHt-  otTn������r nf H'Oiion 24, Townnhip 21, tb������*i.t3i  north 80 ohnins,   thonco wui.t 80 <ilmh.n,  IhenonBouMt 80 ohnin������,   thenoo  MHtRl..  ol^iini) t'i pl.oo of commmonoamoit, cot-.  tninin. 040 nerei, moro or I������hh,  So-ibtdon pnBt LS's S,B. oorour.  Lim-ia'H Phjtpakv..  ���������".'������������������ \)m f;]u;.!,-t A.'Oi-it,  Dnted Dccombor 13'b, 1010,  RUPBUT LAND l.iSTRfCT  Distriot of Rupvi\,  TAKK NOTIOK thnt Willi������n. ^'..V: ..-  Shoppurd, <>f   Vanpouvor.    ii. *.* ,    *  Intif, innkor, IntcmU to npply  tVr    ;,,  Hion t'i puiclinuo tho fnr.owi*.;? ��������� i>., n!,.,  land*: Comtronoldjf a. u pos. i....*.\t. *i���������i  miln wRit. of th������ HoathouMt) curnt;.* *    l'- ���������  tlmi 34, Town.hip 21.   Ihemw _,<.,,i*.   '���������  ohninp, tltcnoe ������i!r.t  f.0 ohtunH,   f,,,.,  1011I18O olinit'M, thouo. on*i. SO ehiir. '���������..  jiUpu of coniinnienmoiit, oontaini: - f * -  B������ren, morn or lo h.  Soribed on put W W SV S,E, c-" r..\r  WlLTilAM \VimiA.vSMMM*\nn  Dun Clfii'i, ���������AgB.it,  Dnt������-d rowmber 13th, 1910.  i  RUPERT LAND DISTRICT  I)intriotof Rupert.  TAKE NOTICE that Willium Kcd-  iioliT,nkoi. nt V*inoouv������r ]),(.. lUAiitiinnnr  orn ������f(ent, intordu tn apply foi normwuori  to purohaio th.t f. lhuvl g iluwiboil ImuU:,  l'oinin������noli)p nt a po.t pin to I nbout l:  ���������  'im li>^!   Ill  nir:   .ii/i ui IU fi, C.I41R1    Wi   I.?!!'  tinrx IH, Towt>s������lp ������ tbitcn nmf WOfVinln;!  tn-ui' Aoutlt 80 1'hni" , tlimo������ \������e������t ������(1  fthninn. hmoe t,or*h 8t>ifuUn to phciof  ei.mnii'io*njen������, coitoining 010 ������..i n  more <n* om,  fieri ei-in poH WKT's N.W, ci.rncr,  Wuf.r.pf I-TrT'.'jpK T.t"scr  lUti (,l������rk, Aeon!-.  Out* 11) ea-nhtt 10 h, 1010,  UUI'lRTLANDnilHTRlCl'  Di-Wottf Ru.ort,  TAKK NOTICK thnt UibolU Mnnk-  lotltl,       nf     VADCMuvAr,     "    O,        ,������!���������  ol rV, in ������n.' t'l apply fur p������rtnit������inn t^  i Uit'hrm* tie lol ow i if tt'-HOili'd In .<.   -.  I'lnntni'liuiiu  it    pott pi uto.1M  h'      **i.  ������fi ' mi*-r i f .mot n S3. Tow-nl.ip i'K  tin* e������ am.tt. HO o , Inn   iho mi  e n*   hb  ch inn, th i.o    nortn Ba chtinH.  Mi-tifi  wwl 80 h t a,-0 i]������o   of   enntrnmoiH  nifi I. wn ti iuinKi..'._t.<*w mn e������>" !c/i.,  Honh iton p<*t IMS N" W, ������nr. ������r.  U.tiKt.t,* MuNitrtorms,  I>*n ' '-*'k. *H***l.  \) ti-.������ L������.in*inb k. lDib. llllQ  ������W4"M-H*������������*-������ i-H- H*Wf H4-V^ .m~f%.X,m*    l_.v  ... -mJmS, ^VmJ. im, tf.  " i'i  *      ���������'.rili.ri.rl 1.  . fctc-r til Ah.tl  . "**S  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  BAD CASE  OF GRIP  DOWNING STREET ASSOCIATIONS  ���������f ���������  1  Caused S������  silitis  *' ,  'S ���������  Mr. \V. 11.  11  ii  1.  Ilous 1 c y,  Stony Point,  To n nesscii,  writes:  r  ��������� ���������  "Five years  ngo  I  took*-  r vory  sev-  iro   col d  which      resulted      in  x  la     grippe.  [ novor V'-"-  so bnd  off.  I    was    ��������� u  hed   several  ���������weeks,   and  ���������when I did  got    up     l  had  tonsil!-  i  lis and sora  throat*.  .   Restored by  Peruna.  Mr. W, H. Houaley.  "I tried to euro this for eighteen  months, but it gradually pot woree.  A doctor advised me to have, my tonsils out out, but I did not like the  idea. Another doctor examined me,  and told me the same thing. I finally  got a bottle of Peruna, and after I  had taken one bottle my throat wa-.  bettor. I bought and used a dozen  bottles, and saw I was going to i'et  wetll, and I'did."  Mistakes  MayHappen  to you,���������as they do to everyone,  If you cat too fast, do not masticate  properly, or take food that does  not agree with you; digestive derangements are almost suretocome,  and indigestion generally leads  to very serious physical troubles.  BEECHAM'S  PILLS  ' relieve and:eure-indigestioa.-~They~  bave a quick and tonic action on  the stomach and its nerves, and so  they give direct aid to digestion.  They carry away also the indigestible matter. With their use  dyspepsia, hiccoughs, bad taste,  unpleasant breath: and flatulence  disappear. You Bhould be careful  ond   remember   Beecham's Fills  Will Right  The Wrong  Sold Everywhere.  In couveaUnt bo������������i 28*.  Memoirs of th������ Street Where British  Cabinet Lives.  Sir Robert Walpole, was the first  Prime .'"inister who made 10 Downing  st.c his official residence. He refused the offer of the House as a gift.  Lord North, Pitt, Lord Grey, Lord  Melbourne, Disraeli. Gladstone and  many others have Tesidec! here when  in office.' It wa.' hore that Aubrey  de Vere, tho last Earl of Oxford-, died,;  and it was here, too, that tho Karl  of Chatham was taken aftor his fatal  swoon in the House of Lords. It is  reported that when Sir R. Walpole  removed from his official .residence  in Downing Street ht found an old account 1 !. in which his father had  set down his personal expenses. In  the threo months and ten days he  was'in London one winter as an M.P,,  ho *had only expended ������64 7s. 6d.  Among the entries in this remarkable  bo?k were small sums for Nottingham  ale; 18d. for dinners; 5s. to Bob  Walpole, afterwards the Earl of Ox*  ford.  Another anecdote is told of a Mr.  Stuart, a city coal merchant, who, on  becomin0 r;proprietor of The Courier,  "newspaper,--'went "to see Lord Grey,  and bluntly offered that Minister the  support of the paper���������which up to  thon had advocated totally different  views,���������in exchange lor Treasury patronage. Lord Grey indignantly rung  the bell, and told tho footman "to  show that gentleman to the door."  it was uunng tne time that Pitt  resided in Downing Street that "the  Heaven-born Minister," fell in love  with Eleanor Eden, the daughter of  Lord Auckland. Society was much interested in the affair, and it was fully  expected that the engagement would  be publicly announced. Pitt, however, explained in a long letter to  Lord Auckland that there were "decisive and insurmountable*' obstacles  to the union. Much correspondence  followed. The father described his  daughter as "good, generous, frank,  cheerful, and gentle," and the "fair  pride of our lives." Pitt, in addition  to being in financial difficulties, was  in a delicate state of health, and he  adhered to his former decision, although there can bo little doubt he  had a sincere affection for Miss Eden,  (or when the latter afterwards married Lord Hobart, it is reported that  Pitt's heart -was almost broken.  To come, to much later times, few  people are aware of the fact that Mr,  Gladstone (to whose famous breakfast-parties in Downing Street many  distinguished . persons were invited,  and who was generally known as a  strenuous politician) had a jocose and  genial side to his nature, which wa.  especially attractive. His married life  has been described as one long hon-  'eymoon-;-and���������in-his-earlier-days-f he-  could so unbend as to be induced to  sing a song. One of his favorites was  the "Tinker's Song," which had the  following  "giddy"  refrain:���������  A  ragamuffin husband  and a  ranti-  poling wife,  We'll fiddle it and scrape it  ���������  Through the up. and downs of life.  In this connection it may be pointed out that Lord Gladstone has inherited his father's love of music, and  one of his lordship's pleasures in life  is to join in singing duets with his  wife.���������London Globe.  A Certified Songster  Prima Donna���������I have here a certificate from a doctor to the effect that I  can't sing tonight.  Manager���������Why .go to, all that trouble? I'll give you' a certificate that  you never could sing!  Marion Bridge, C,B��������� May 80,-'00.*  I have handled MINARD.'S LINIMENT during tho pant year, It, in  always the first ..iiiimotit asked for  here, nnd unquestionably thii bent Boiler of nil the different kinds of Liniment .1 handle.  NEIL FERGUSON.  Grasping at the Shadow  Many a man has frequently been  persuaded "or tempted to withdraw,  from u savings bank the hard earned  savings which he has, perhaps, for  years been laying aside to keep him  in his old age, sometimes by a friend  who applies to him for a temporary  lonn--"just for a'few weeks," the inducement to part with his money being the offer of a handsome bonus,  hut moro frequently is he the victim  of the silver tongued exponent of  some get-rich-quick scheme. Experience teaches, however, that too often  doqs tho borrower fail in his probably  good intentions, and the lender loses  the amount lent, and that in 99 times  out of a hundred doos the get-rich-  quick scheme fitil to materialize���������in  grasping at tho shadow wc lose tho  substance. The Canadian Government  Annuities ���������'Act'protects,-a man against  improvident acts and injudicious investments���������it safeguards him against  himself. Moneys paid into the Annuities fnud cannot be alienated or  used for any other purpose, but must  remain intact for the object for which  the payments hnve been made, otherwise the end aimed at would never,  ii8 has been illustrated above, be attained, and old age would overtake us  unprovided for its many trials ; and  tribulations. ���������,  Further information on the subject  may be obtained by applying to the  Postmaster, or direct to the Superintendent of Annuities, Ottawa, to  whom all letters go free of postage.  Why Do ciien Like Zam-Buk  A Chat with Mothers  "Whenever my children have any  sore places, cuts, or skin troubles,  they ask for .Zam-Buk. They can always depend upon it doing what is  needed." '' .  So says Mrs. A. Alee, of 170 Chatham Street, Montreal.  A missionary, writing from the  West Coast of Africa, says: "One  boy who was treated for a bad case of  ulcer, came back recently and said,  T like best that green medicine.'  The 'green medicine' was Zam-Buk."  Now- why should children, all the  world over, show such,a marked preference for Zam-Buk?  Children like Zam-Buk because, as  soon as applied to a burn, a cut, or a  sore, it stops the pain and then gradually, but surely, it heals. As soon  as the pain of a wound or sore is relieved a child can go on with its play  and leave Zam-Buk to finish' off the  healing.  Mothers might look a little more  deeply into the action of Zam-Buk.  First, it is highly antiseptic. As soon  as applied it stops all danger of festering, blood-poisoning,   and    inflam-  .matiori. S_ecgn_dJ_._it_._is,_goothingi It  cools the wound or sore; allays the  irritation; stops the pain and smarting. Then, thirdly, it stimulates the  ceils, beneath the injured part, . to  halthy action, and causes the speedy  creation of new, healthy tissue.  Just try Zam-Buk for cuts or burns,  or* cold sores, or eczema, ulcers, rashes, bad leg, piles, varicose ulcers, or  any inflamed or diseased condition.;  of the skin. Its effect1 will highly*  satisfy you. All druggists and stores  50c. box, or free .from-Zam-Buk .Co.,  Toronto., for price. ��������� RefuBe harmful  imitations and cheap, worthless substitutes. . '  CURED  HIS  LAME  BACK.  West Fort William, Nov. 7th, 1908.  "I have been troubled with a lame  back for the post twentv years and  have used plasters and ointments  without effect. At last I tried Gin  Pills, which proved just the( thing,  and I would highly recommend them  to anyone who has a Strained or  Lame Back."  H. Harkness.  VARSITY RAGGING.  It Is Now a Much More ArtUtic and  Humorous Proceeding.  "Ragging," having lost the greater  part of iu ancient ferocity, has, in  modern day?, been elevated to tha  rank of a fine art on which auy  amount of ingenuity and inventiou  tho old days,  can bo exercised.    In  Gin Pills net directly on the Kid-! aays The Manchester Courier, noth  ncys, relieve the pain, neutralize Uric   ing was easier tlian to punish an ob  Acid, which is generally formed when' jectionable undorgraduate by spread  there is Kidney Trouble.  Try Gin Pills yourself before buying 'the regular 50c, boxes. Write  National Drug & Chemical Co, (Dept.  N.U.), Toronto, for free sample.  Which?  "How much have repairs cost you  since you've been running, tho automobile."  "Repairs to what���������myself or the  machine." '  The knocker gets his  ear  trained  to a very unmelodious sound.  SPRING REMINDERS  OF RHEUMATISM  You oun often tell whnt a woman  really.- iih.hi.h by whnt sho doesn't sny.  Even it lillo trial  have uo ntlior.,  is a bin oue if you  One wny to stop i-iiroohe is lo sell  the piiino,  ShMb Gw$  nnloUly stopu oon������h������, euro* oolilw, Itenls  the tliroul unci  litnu*. *   *   * 'la oenU.  A  oneiidrul  argument  ncxix-r  gets  vory strenuous.  A man liHiuilly works overtime during liis vacation.  l.Ujbi:   ii    litaii   hi_.i , ".-.L .]..    <r,    !!'."  hrnrl to mnko it ont-y tn pu������h 1i!h fnoe.  Fori una Inly fnr most of us, common sense Isn't, fashionable.  e  DODD'S'/,  gtil.DN.EY;  / * * ;���������-��������� ,*���������������,  '���������*������������������- ���������*������������������ v - *      ��������� ���������     -. * *  ?.������������������������&���������.*$,  They Live In the Trees.  Human tree dwellers are not yet  extinct. A Malayan newspaper describes an interesting discovery made  in South Canara. Tho Kudiyas, living  near Mangalore, include, it appears,  a elan who have become tree dwellers  by necessity. They live in huts built  amid palm and other tall trees in order to protect themselves against at*  t oka of elephants and other, wild  beasts of the jungle. Thoir clothing  consists of the bark of certain kinds ot  jungle trees, und they subsist on yams  an.I meat. They aro dark skinned and  noted for their fine physique, the womeu being even more muscular than  the meu, and ouo of thoir chief occupations is honey gathering, a very  uat^gerous employment, since tho bees  of (Janara build thoir honeycombs on  the treotops, often as much as 120 foot  high.���������Pa.l Mall Gazette.  Patti and the Burglars.  Among a collection of autograph  letter, in London is one from Mine.  L'atti wliich relates to a visit paid by  burglars to Craig-y-Nos. It contains  tiio lollowiug; "1 supposo tho w/elohes  hoard that _. hud joweiu and diamonds  and imagined tiiut 1 loft thorn nbout  luuho in the houso, always hanging up  u few diamond u.ckliiooa fix tno nail  wim my nut and coat, liowevor, it  was (in inspiration on my pmi, going  upntuirs just at that inoiiiuni, and  v.tuiu in tno corridor 1 begun winging,  wnicli inuuu uii.m boliovo 1 wu*, gu-  iug into tno room tliuy wore in, and  consequently irigtitonud thorn uway. 1  know my voice uad Uouo a grout deal  lor mo, but novor expected it would  havo our !iou.*>o from noiiig robbed,"  The Chaplain's Advice.  During tho reign of Jumoa I, the  __t. of London fell vacant, und, tho  claims oi applicants for Uiu biaiioprio  bei..g v / unmorous, th-* King askod  the advice of Moutuigne, hi., cimplain,  "..lay 1 :uj;g*."Jt taut Y<*ur '.inject"  will find a solution in 'Ito gospol of  St. Mark, t. .. eleventh uiiapior and  twenty-third verso." The monarch  read the passage, "Whosoever thall  buy unto till*-) mountain (Montaigne),  'lie thou romovud and bo thou ea*t  it-.lj ib.'.! .."'i {.'mn)'," ������������������tf* K'iti-j .1 "inn...  saw the point, uud tho witly uunptaiu  obtained Uio seo.  Dickens' Last Letter,  The hut paragraph ot thu luH lottor  written by Oharle. Dickens rend.;  "Hut, 1 hopo 1 may bo n������inly nt .1  o'clock. It i can't be���������why, then I  shan't he.   Mvot. affectionntuly, CD,"  This was written an hour or so bo-  fore tho fntal .oi..uru. Kvery won!  droop* below tho U'v������l from whicli  ench starts, each lino of writing d*-  ncoiulii across the page, tin. mmple  CD. ii vory slinky, and tho whola  letter is broken and weak. Charles  Dickens   was   not   "i.ndy"   at   "3  "My watch has stopped and I can't  make it go," said the woman, just in  from her auto, laying the timepiece  oil the counter. *  "What seems to be wrong?" asked  the.���������watchmaker,',.taking it up.  "I'm sure I don't know," said the  owner, "but it won't ���������bpark."*���������Buffalo  Express, , <���������-��������� !  Iteconntzod an tho loadim? spooiflo for  tlio do. traction of worms. Mothor Graves  Worm Exterminator ltnR proved a boon to  -.ufforlner ohlldron everywhere. It seldom  falls.'-' ._ ��������� .v". ��������� ��������� *'._'*  He was a newspaper publisher nnd  lay ill. The doctor came, put his ear  to his throat nnd snid:  "All that troubles you, my dear air,  Ih that your circulation lit hnd."  "Circulation had, DoctorP" shriek-  ed the mnn ns he shot upright in his  bed, "Why, man, we hnvo the largest  circulation in the State!"  .  Mlnard's Llnlmont Cures Burns, etc.  Nine times out of ten a man who is  proud is proud over the wrong tilings.  Ontv tlio nnlnformpit onduro tlio t\vnny  nt eornR, Tho knowlnjt onos apply How  loway'fl Com Onre and R.t relief.  Why She Preferred Walking  An alert little flvn-year-eild was tak.  ing a wnlk'In a city park with hor  mother for tho first time, and when  they arrived at tho boat landing  whore thn swan honta wore waiting  for piiHsongorfl litlc Kltilo pulled away  nntl declared very vigorously thnt Rhn  did not want to go, rind as hor  mother urged her she broko into  tears,  This sudden fear was so unusual  Hint hor mothor could not understand  it. until sho hoard tlio , bontman'B  cnll: .  "Come along, como nlong���������rido  clour around tho pond���������Onlv flvo  cents for Indies and gents���������ohlldron  thrown inl"  The Union 8plrlt  At n, pnhlio school not long ngo tlm  ohlldron wort", training for tho annual  King Day celebration. Ono boy, in  order to rIiow pood reason why ho  should tako it prominent- part in the  eeremonioB, fiaid that ho had a real  cnn* nnothor hnd tt pistol: a small  girl had a flag, and ho on.  Finally one tow-hnlrod Ind of Hix  came up to tho toucher nntl stood  waiting for hor to boo'hlrn.  "Woll, what, is it?" Hho osketl..  "IMeaso, ma'am, I has a union  stilt," was tho roply,  RAW,  DAMP    WEATHER    STARTS  THE PAIN, BUT THE TROUBLE  LIES IN THE BLOOD.  Spring, weather is bad for Hieumatic  sufferers.   The changes from mild to  severe weather, cold, raw, damp winds  following mildness start the aches and  twinges, or in more extreme cases, the  tortures of the trouble going.   But it  must be borne in mind'that it is not  the weather that causes rheumatism,  the trouble is rooted in the blood���������the  changeable weather merely starts the  pains.    The only way to reach   the  trouble and to cure it is through the  blood. The poisonous rheumatic acids  must be thrown off and driven out.  This is a solemn medical truth every  rheumatic    sufferer    should    realize.  Liniments   and   outward application  may givjMemporary  relief but they  never dicTa'iid never can cure' rheuma-  tism.   Any doctor will tell you this is  true.    The  sufferer   is   only  wasting  time  and   money   with  this   sort   of  treatment, and all the time the trouble is becoming more firmly rooted���������  and harder to cure.   There is just one  sure, speedy cure   for   rheumatism���������  Dr. Williams'  Pihk  Pills.    They act  directly  on the weak,    impure    and  tainted    blood.      They   .purify    and  strengthen it and' thus root out the  cause of rheumatism.    Here is a bit  of proof out of thousands of similar  _cas_c_s_.that__might_ be given.  ^Irs.--F^  X. Boisseau, St. Jerome, Que.; "says:  ���������"For almost two years I was a terrible sufferer from rheumatism.   The  trouble first located in the right leg,  making work about the house impossible,  and  walking very difficult.    I  tried to cure myself by means of all  sorts  of  liniments   and  lotions,   but  with no result���������it was   only   money  wasted..   The trouble constantly grew  worse and the pains more unbearable.  Finally it attacked the other leg, and  I was all but helpless and completely  discouraged, thinking I would be a  sufferer for the rest of my life.    At  this time I rend in our home paper of  .the troubio being cured- by Dr. Williams' Pink Pills and I decided to try  them.   After using .the pills for Severn! weeks I could see that they were  helping me, nnd I continued taking  them until I had used nine or ten  boxes  when   every  symptom  of  the  walk as well as ever I did.   Had I  known  of  Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills  earlier  I  would  have  saved  myself  much   suffering   and   much   money  spent in other-useless treatment aa  well."  Whether you are ailing or not a fow  boxes of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills will  increase your vitality ond give you increased strength to withstand tho torrid summer weather coming, when  even the strongest fool easily fagged  out. You can get these pills from  any dealer in medicines or hy mail at  60 cents a.box or six boxes for*$2.50  from Tho Dr, Williams' Medicine Co.,  Brookvillo, Ont.  A Love Story  Act I,--MaId one.  Act IT,���������-Maid won,  Act 111'.���������Made ono.  Tho hronth of scondol is responsible  for much, hroo/.y conversation,  In Search  of Beauty  You Hast First Win Health  by Getting the Blood  Rich and Red  ing jam all over his books, wrecking  his pictures and crockery, and depositing the fragments in his bird. Sometimes aftor such a cour^a had beon  pursued it was. the custom to raise a  subscription to offer contemptuous  payment for tlie damage done. Many  valuable pianos and pieces of furniture have been before now chopped  iuto firewood for bonfires.  Unpopular persons havo.boon punished by the shaving off of half their  moustaches, and frequently /disliked  undergraduates, especially teetotallers, have beon ducked iu beer. Al.  these methods are now things of the  past. Thu modern "ragg.?," as an  artist of a high degree of ability and  good nature, one may be glad to  think, enters more completely iuto  theso youthiul ebullitions of spirit.  Some untiappy "fresher" may bave  quite unconsciously offended aguiust  the esprit do corps ot his college, and  the second-year meu, who seem to  constitute themselves the peculiar  avengers of outraged college propriety  ���������presumably on account of their recent emergence from the "fresher"  stage���������decide that his rooms must be  "ragged." It will be advisable for the  fr.snmun in question, ii he gets wind  of the proposal, to "make himself  scarce" till execution has been put.  in, in consequence of tho judgment  passed.  Probably, he will return to college  to find his rooms in a condition of  hopeless, though amusing disorder.  Quite a brilliantly lugubrious effect  can be. compassed in the first place  by turning all the pictures with their  faces to tne wall. One unlucky man  found several thin slices of bread  and butt.r, carefully cut for afternoou  tea, stuck airily over the panes ot  his window. The bath is found neatly hanging on the wall. All photographs and small ornaments are usually discovered ia a stack on the top  of the- bookcase, the whole surmounted by a lamp, whose oil vessel has  been filled with water. The bed will,  of course, be unmade, and the sheets  will carpet the floor, while the carpet  will serve as tapestry to the walls.  The coal-scuttle. isN filled with water,  the fire is.out, and the matches are  carefully damped. The hearthrug  stands rolled up and tied in a neat  cylinder in front of the fireplace,  -erowued-with a-^-mortar-board���������or-a-  bowlcr hat. Books cwill be dislodged  in time from behind the pictures, and  boots will adorn the ends of the curtain pole.  Finally, a neat lay figure, constructed from the pyjamas and other oddments, such as knifeboards, teapots,  cun������ and saucers, nnd a mask, will  be ^seated in any easy chair, smoking  the victim's best pipe; - This, if en-  countered^ in the dusk,' may prove  somewhat disconcerting to the nerves.  But the,general effect of a modern  "rag" is an expression of bonhomie  No one is any the worse for the experience.  Wine Jugs of Leather.  One does not usually think of leather ns a materiul with which engravers  and sculptors could do effective work,  and yet hundreds of years ago amazing results were obtained by artists  who had the knowledge and the patience to achieve success. Collectors  who have devoted their time to searching for leather art work have been  richly rewarded in Spain.  The leather made at Cordova of doij  and goat skins gavo that city a reputation which has endured until to-day,  and .this pliable tnaterial wns doubtless the means of enabling tho Span*  ish leather workers to excel tho crafts-  men in othor lands.  During the sixteenth century, when  tho Spanish manikin wino jugs were  made, the art wub at its height. Often  those innnikins were of nn ironical political character or woro satires on  lending ecclesiastical rulers,  These jugs woro usually mndo of  thin wood, wax or cement and wore  thon covered with leather that hnd  been boiled to a pulp. Tho features  wero then worked in na desired. Tlio  lonthor waa allowed to harden arid  was stained black and polished, Tboy  thus became objects of real beauty as  well a. curiosities, , Somo of these  wino jugs resemble pollhhed ebony.  SOW WELL TO GROW  WELL  _i <>  In the Cockshutt Disk Drill the  grain box is supported on a spec-  ial frame, not the axle. As a consequence tho drill does not sag  under the hardest and roughest  conditions, sowing evenly and  drawing light,  COCKSHUTT  DISK DRILLS  sow at 6 inches distance, cover  thoroughly, sow ovenly to the last  grain. This increases tho acreage  yield to tho maximum.  For a long-lasting drill, see the  Cockshutt Agent. For' good sowing, to get good growing, got tho  Cockshutt Drill, single-disk, dou-  blo-disk and drag shoes arc interchangeable.  COCKSHUTT PLOW  COMPANY,   LIMITED.  Brandon,       Regina,      Saskatoon,  Calgary,     Edmonton,     Winnipeg.  Very Much Struck  She���������I'm just crazy about these exhibition places. I heard you got  stuck on tho "Bump the Bumps."  He���������Yes, very much so. I encountered a splinter about half way  down.  PILES CURED IN 6 TO 14 DAYS  Your druggist will refund money il  PAZO OINTMENT faHs to cure any  case of Itching, Blind, Bleeding or  Protruding Piles in 6 to 14 days.   60c.  "Why did you say you were going to  serve your turkey a la comic paper?"  "It'll be stuffed with' chestnuts."���������  Eagle.  ShjlohbGure  _  aiekly atop* coughs, catm colds, heals  ta throat Mnd lunga.  25 eanta.  The man who lets well enough alone  never gets very far ahead.  The fishing line  popular chord.  will   soon be the  "A Grand Medicine" is the encomium  often pas_ed on Bickle's Anti-Consumptive Syrup, and when the results from its  uho aro considered, as borne out by many  persona who havo employed it in stop-  pine coughs and eradicating colds, it is  more than grand, Kept' in the house it  is always at hand and it has no equal as  a ready remedy. If-you have not tried  it, do so at once.  "You had no business to kiss me,"  said she poutingly.  . "But-it wasn't business;    it   was  pleasure," he responded.  Minard's Liniment relieves Neuralgia  The ship was . sinking. A great  panic was imminent. "What shall  wo do?" cried the ..terrified passengers.  "Send for tho barber," remarked  the professional humorist. "He's the  only man on board who can razor."  With justifiable rage they hurled  him into the angry sea.  A reception is a place where women fail to enjoy themselves if they  nro invited, nnd get sore if thoy are  not.  Mrrjohn  Tyrrell  ,The Rulo of Three  "[  nay -old  tiuui, can  you tell  me  what iii meant by tho Uulo   of ThreoP  My girl anked mo about it last night.  Nover heard of it before."  "Well," Hold thn mnn nt the next  desk, with a frayed collar, and an incipient bald spot on his head, "if you  i cnn wait Ull you're muvried, and live  o'clock." Ho died at ten m'intitoe pa*t������| with your wife, her nnciont maiden  ������ p.m. Ulster and their  mother,    you    will  Iknow the rule of tjirce ull right,"  DR. CHASE'S NERVE FOOD  Every man and 'ovory woman has  an individual idea of what constitutes  bounty,  Is beauty skin deep or dons it depend on tho glow winch health alone  can glvoP Is it duo tq regularity of  foaturo or to tho - grnUcfulness and  nlnnHH.y which nocnnipany health  and vigor P  To win beauty you must tirst gain  health, Rich, red blood is the secret,  Dr. Chase's Nerve Fond is HiicooRHful  nnd popular hneauso It forirtfl rfoh,  rod blood nntl In this way gives grnoo-  fnltu'HH in evorv movement and a  healthful, natural glow to tho complexion. ���������       1'  Thin blond nnd weak nerves Boon  glvo one a tired, worn out appear-  unco, Worry nnd anxiety show themselves in wrinkles and earn lincH. Dr,  Chase's Norvo Food onrlchoH tho  hlood, ri'storcH vigor to the. ncrveu  and drives away headaches and bodily pnln.t.  Ily filling tho arteries with now, red  hlood Dr. Chase's Norvo Food rounds  out tho form to healthful proportions,  makes the museleR and UHSies firm  nnd strong, nnd gives vivacity to  mind and body,  Dr. A, W. rh/Mo'fl Nerve Food, 50  cents a box, 0 boxem for $2,110, at all  dealers or Ktlninnson, Baton & Co.,  Toronto.  Quear Coronation Qlfti,  One of tho most extraordinary gifts  made on tho coronation dny of Edward I, wan that of 600 hor.o������ which  had boon usod by tho roynl prinnon,  and other porsonngoa in tho proco*-  ������lon to Westminster Abboy, Thoso  horses, nil richly onparlsoned and harnessed just tin thoy woro, woro lot  loose into tho,vory midst of the mob  after tho banquet ln Westminster  Hall thnt always .ucceodod a coronation in thoso day a, The pooplo In tho  streets wero permitted to catch tho  animals, and to him who caught a  horse it and its appointments belonged,���������London Chroniclo,  |pnprov**m������nt������ In Oc������nn Travol.  When OharloB Dickons wont to  Amorlca lie waa Btuffod into a miserable little cabin and bunk, as comfortable io, Falalaff in tho buck basket,  and was bumpod moro unmercifully  titan vrita Siiiiciui v. lieu .uom-vI Ui tho  blanket, Thon a winter voyage in tho  ships of that day facing high gales  was an inconceivable norror, and  many a voyagor galling to join tho  family group at Christmas novor cam a  homi*. Now ocean voyaging is safer  and mor* luxurious on tho whole thnn  any othor form of travel without exception���������London Telegraph.  ~* Pewlest Ghurch-ii.  Thero were no pews In tho churches  of Scotland boforn tho relgh of Charles  I., and peoplo who wished to bo seated while attending sendees took stools  with them, Por tho #veninc nnrvie*  the jrarihhioners provided tlinm.cJ.vw  with tholr own eandlos.  katcUlktil  IloreMesli  1 "Ic was In th* latter end of tho  yoar 1008 that a nasty Itch oamo  throiiRh my skin, and Iuoratched It  until 1 toro tho flesh. I tried sovornl  ointments to no effect. I wont to a  skin hospital. Thoy advised mo to  go to tho ������������������ Hospital, but I ro-  fuflod. I oould not sloop with the  constant itoh. I was that way until  ���������on o'. about ths month of January.  Ono day I chanood to boo in tho papers  a oa*,o llko mlno, but I gavo It no  orodv_noo, At last I Bald, 'I will try  tht* Outioura Remedies.* With tho  fire*; wash and Cutloura Olntmont I  umd, I found tholr offoota. I got  ono box of tho Ointment moro, nnd  tn l"-,f thrift nnn ���������mnnlr thn wtrln wn*. nil .-.  right, and loft no traoos aftor it.  I ���������  lmvo not had a tvLuta of tho imno  alnoo, and I shall dlwaya praiso tho  Outioura  llomodles  oa  bolnp-, tho  moona of my euro."  , , (Slgnodj Join. TrnnBi,t,  | 04, Sootlond Wood, Liverpool.  InafurllwrlsttcrMr.Tyn-cllaJds:  "Tho first appoaranco of my skin  eoaoma was a miming Itoh wnloh I  toro and loft my body, logs and arms  ono mass of sores, It caused sloop-  lotw nights, bub now I can sloop as  well as ovor,"  (Uticura.  Soap and Ointment  wt mM hy ilrotitati *wr*lmra.  Voiiat Drui 1  * Cinm. Corp, Bolt Propi, n.iton, Uu_,  ma-faA tnttOuUmif* Book on skin dlmuM.  W. N. tf., No. m.  VWaWI- Ifcy.iift^'^^ *%w������ w*w#m '^���������,^''^^^:|^f^i^^-; <*.   .-.;,*���������*���������- -I-  *.'**.* vViV  7*  THE   NEWS,   CUMBERLAND,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  CE in tiie  THE. business girl ts so recent a  development thai some of us  have hardly become accustomed  to her yet. We are used to tho girl  who teaches school, to tho girl who  gives music* or .minting lessons, even to  tlie girl who does bookkeeping ������or stenography, but we-have'always regarded  her as something of an exception. Some  of tie are so old-fashioned that wo have  not yet shaken off the habit of taking  It for granted that when a girl finishes  school or college, or whatever course of  study she has pursued, she will come  home for a whilo, to be a comfort to her  mother and father and .have a" little  social life, and then marry and enter a  home of her own. There are a few of  us who still cherish a sneaking conviction that tlUs ie perhaps, after all, '  , about the best thing a girl can do with  her life.  Yet the 'business girl Is undeniably  ������������������wlt-h-us-ln-force,-*and-there-eati-be^-no-  doubt she lias come to stay. Thero  -seems to be no limit to the lines of work  Mie will undertake and carry through.  Every day I am hearing Of new depart-  - tires���������at least new tc ,me���������ehe has made.  Jjast week some one told me of a  woman who Is running a farm and eel-1-  - lug vegetables' to ' her rich country  neighbors, and making monoy by It. I  know several women who aro Impre-  aartasr, managing sln'gors and' readers  and lecturers, .nnd women who superintend factories, who are engineers,  .l.auehtsmen and architects, are as  plenty as women who n-vanage tearooms,  serve as caterers, personally conduct  parties of travelers to the far ends of  tho earth and drlvo automobiles.  And the business girl Ie not restricted  to the number of thoso who find self-  support necessary. Tho germ of independent work Is Jn tho air, ond few aro  the young women who escnpo It. Tho  tad that thplr fathers can take care of  them, and want to do It, does not seem  to affoot them In the least Out of the  parental ne_-t they go, to try) Ohc.r  wings, to pick up their own food and to  make their own nosts.  All  this  attack  upon    tho   buslnosa  world by woman haa created a new  class, and there seems to be some doubt  as yet how they shall be treated. What  Is tho Important feature-thc business or  tho girl? '-Which Is to be considered  first? Is the fact of .the business to bo  borne In mind to -an extent that leads us  to accord the girl the same klml of  treatment we would give her brother In  btmlnese? Or Is the standard position of  tho g-lrl In,tho homo to continue to In-*  tluenco us 'even after she has to a degree emancipated herself?  I know ono girl who works as hard ns  any man. Sho leaves her .house by H .  o'clock In the morning,' mid there aro  occasions when she does not 'return to*  It until 9 or 10 at night. Her average  dinner hour la 7,:)0. ' She gets home, well  tired out, just In time to ��������� wash her  hands before dinner, which her mother .  has cooked nnd put on the table. When  tlie meal is finished she helps clear  away and wash up, and It is often 9  o'clock or later before tlie tasks are  done and the woman who has been out  of the house at work all day can sit  down for a few minutes' rest and reading*.  I also know a man who works Jn the  same ofllce with this girl, * and whose  hours are no longer, his work no more  exhausting than hers. When he gets,  homq at night his dinner is ready for  him, and by the time he has finished  It. he  apparently  has  energy  left for  "When the-meal is finished she.  helps her mother."  Of course, men^dlffer In their attitudes  toward their homes. I know men who  are handy about the house, who drive ���������  nails and put up shelves and repair"  furniture and do a variety of othor odd  Jobs for which a carpenter or a painter  or a plumber would be called In-for less  fortunate households, Tho mun who  lives, In a country town takes It lor  grunted, generally, that he-should do a  llt-Uo gardening after his working hours.  uro over. It Ih his relaxation, his recreation, and so far us my oxperlenoo  goes his performances in this line nro  usually regarded less as duties than as  free grace. He Is considered as bestowing a fuvor ru.her than fulIUlIng a tusk  which should be obligatory upon him'.  But is It ever so with a womutKwho  follows an employment which takes her  outside of her home? What measure of  indulgence is accorded to her? Does her  family ever shake off the Impression  that she should be as ready to discharge small household tasks und responsibilities as though all tier life lay  within the four walls of her home and  s-he I .ad never known any but domestic* pursuits? When she hurries home  from .the oftice in order to arrange tne  (lowers for winner und make the salad  dressing and superintend the arrangement of the table; when she steals time  from her morning sleep, that she may  dust .the parlor and look over the clean  clothes be lore she goes forth to her  dally toll���������la this regarded as anything  buit a matter-of-course assumption of  regular duties to whilch she was born  and raised? Are allowances'made for  her because she has to work,hard all  day out in the world, and does any one  feel, with t)he mother of the man whoso'  case I hav������ 'cited,  that after she has  been laboring all day nothing should be  /'Energy left for nothing but a pipe."  asked  of her after she gets home at  night?  -1 suppose women have been the home-  makers of tho world too long for them  to assume any .other position for a  while without,protest, open or tacit. A  good deal of education will be necessary beforo we get to the point'whehe  we yield them the same privileges  which their brothers hold as a foregone  _c(^c_lu^qn.'J___.Do_the___rnajortty_of-wonicn__-  really wish to attain this standpoint? ir  pressed to it, would not'they own that  they have a lingering enjoyment of domestic duties���������an unwillingness to relinquish the cares which have been theirs  since Eve first kept house while Adam  tilled the ground?'  Even ln this day of nil vocations  for women It Is dlairult for them to *  get nwny from the position to whicli  they hnve been trained for years past.  An nmuslntr Instance of this camo to me  tho other dav. A young woman of my,  ncqunhitnn. e whom I would nover lmvo  cuspwted of the leam loaning* toward  domesticity, ������������> thoroughly did win* soem  to have been <**manc-pa.ted by her of-  tlt'O employment!* from anything approximating a home,"culled me up by tele-  phone.  "Jlny 1 come up tomorrow evening  and use your uwchlnv for half on  hour?" she asked. I hesitated, my mind  running over the coffee machine, the  washing machine, the vacuum cleaning  machine, tlie typewriter. Which did she  mean?  "You ������nld you hiu. been working at  your   machine   the   other   day,   and   I   *  thought perhaps you would let me come  up and  run  up a ahlrtwutst  with it,"  the voice went on.'  "I meant the writing machine," I explained. "I don't own a sewing machine."  ,       i  There- was  an exclamation  of d-aa������*-  polntment and then a laugh.  "Isn't' it funny that I should have  taken It for granted a machine could be  only a sewing machine?" she said. "I  don't believe I'm eo free from femininity as some people stem to tiiink,  after all!"    .  1 don'.t believe she l<s, either; and I  don't believe, that women' will for  many generations get ,to the* point  where they will not feel a sense of  pleasure, no matter how vigorous business women they may be, In doing the  essentially feminine things, I should be  sorry to think otherwise.  At'i e same time, such feminine  duties should be considered as their  pleasures rather than as an obligation.  Say what we may, it Is not fair*  WTrxpeT_ra���������wornan" f<T go~ouiTa__nfo"  her work as a   man   might   and   yet  force the home work upon her, as we  might If she never strayed beyond the  bounds of the household."  "Hurries Homo to make salad  dressing."  nothing biit a pipe nnd tho evening  papor,, whllo his mother clears the-table  and washes the dishes. Sho docs not  foel aggrieved nt having to do It, either.  Slio says tho poor boy has been work-  Inn hard the whole day and It Is  little enough to grant him tho  chance to smoke and rend tho  paper in ncaee. I am not euro  but what I agree with her,  But how about the girl? Why should  different conduct bo expected from h^r'l  Is It because homo hits nlwnys hoi n  tho woman's province and we hnve not  yet adjusted ourselves to the notion  that it Is too much to expect any one to  be man and woman too, the' breadwinner and tho bread-halter beside..?  Aro wo making a mistake and In which  case? Should wo ask more of tho man  or less of tho woman?*.,,,  "A gemiino pleasure in doing the  essentially feminine things."  THE HOUSEMOTHERS' EXCHANGE  IMPORTANT NOTICE  lyVOtiVBE of the enormous  r< number of Utters sent to  "������-# the Nwohanpe, I must ask  contributor* to limit their com-  munientions to loo words, except  tn cases of formulas or recipe*  iohleh require greater apaoe, 1  want all my correspondents to  have a showinp in the Comer,  and if mv request hi this respect  is compiled with it will be possible to print many more letters,  The Life of the Bminess Girl  Till, letter from JtiHtlcla Iiiih called  forth so many replied and ronton-  kttrancofl that it Hah .oomod wlno  to have this wool. In tho pltice of tho  HoiiHomotliorH' Kxohango a Hympoelum  on tho Life of tlio mmlno.H Olrl, I glvo  an many of the laltMH received a������ l can  tnaWo miaco for,  In rnplv to vnnt* niterv nn tn whether  ���������Jusiicla" In d fair typo of Iter order, I  wluli tn mv from exi .'lioni .* lliat she J*1- I"  It not plain to nny nml to ovory mm what  ������ BUI who onrna from W te $tii a week, nml  who lnu to |iny board ami 1 mi miry unit  ���������very other expense, miiat snorlfloo In ordor '  to Jimt Jive? Juul.lft'A on������������ 1* no extwno  ono hy nny means, nml tf adaoa permitted  I t-uuta visa you oi h)i)������ win, earned Mi nnd  who went hungry forth* wnnt of nny lunch  At edi. Articles appealing to tho artistic  ���������liio nf onn'i nature, tolling of nutrition,  mul ilnlnty lunches, nm mostly wasted, no  fnr na twine a benefit to the person whom  <h������y are Intended for, Not becomo theso  Rltln would not, but because they could not,  tAbn mlvimtin*. of tin* ndvle*. Onn miy  throw up one's hands And lay, "Too ludi  noor things! nut what can wa do?" nut  tlmt li poor uum-mUtUm to Ilia ������ulT������.������i������, 1  ti.vf- ti. en n Minloni uf sociology for many  amra am) have gi*-en much thought te tli*  conditloiiH of the working girl, eapeelally  tho ono who board*. 1 could llll pukob  which would, enlighten* ttorno people tin to  thi^lr own riiapunalblllty In the mntlor,  And It Ih tho ro.pnnalblllty of overy woman  llvhiK to do nil sho cnn to lighten Iho  burden* ot hor alHtor who. over she mny Ilnd  hur, A broad Hyatoin of' odnontlnn along tho  lino* of brotherly Ipvo, * not preached In nor-  nmiiH, but llvoil In llfo, li tho only aolti-  tion of tho Drobleni.  I*, I.. II, (Atlanta, cm,),  II  ] hftvn been nlntont aittuwii to non Iho  -tnnd tftlion hy Jiutloln, for 1 know no wll  thnt oven while who conuilnltm tlio would  not exclt-mso lior lot for thnt or tlio licit-  pnld and mont illicitly rctpocted iluinullo  In tho land, How do 1 Umv/'l Whv, I  hnvo tried hor, or ono Ju������t llko lior,  Permit n littlo hit of penonnl experience. ���������  I took Into my homo a *lrl 10 yonm of mro,  and alio ..lived wllh mc for .even yonr*.  Hho camo to tne n������ (umlHtimt nureo to my  "yotiniri'Mt child, Hum II yonre of nit������. \a  lie Brow -beyond tho need-of a nurwo, Nol-  llii   i-Mtiltlnoit    nii 'n.MmWivwiM,    |.u,.   ||||. i*  took tlio nloeo of wnltroM. Bhe luicw  nollilii^ whi-u ti'i.o i.aii.v l������ uiu, l,uv liy llio  tlnm uho hnd boon In my employ for four  or flv������ year* alto wn* a bontitlfnl woltroii*.  Rho wa*. a *tv*.et-t-ern|imd, hri������ht littlo  eroaturo. And wo were nil fond of Imr,  fflio mndo hor Intoroita nnd num no nnu.l.  ono that uho nlwnvn mtnlio nf "mir (iiit-  ai-w������-' arid "our home." She had lu������r o*vn  dalntv little room, of whloh ������he wn* vtry  fond. Wn were llvlntr in u .ulmi.i, ond  alto mndo friend, iinuim. other ninld. In llio  vicinity, Alternate Hun day aftoriifion������ nnd  evenlnua and ovory other Thtirddny afternoon and evening'ilio had "off," in aiMI-  Hon to thin I nave he-r from Satunloif  noon until Monday morntnu evtry two  montlta, Hhe wae very happy. Klnnlly linr  mothor fell ill, nnd th������ drtiinhter muirt tit. ������  a i������j������llli.n where ehn n'xild be ut homo  tnary nlKltt with the Invalid. About that  tlm* wa mo\v.l into the city, and I gladly  Kiivo a Jotter of recommendation to Nollio  for nny nonlttan ������ne mlKht wl.*h to all, Him  not a nhico In a doi>nrtiui>nt Htitro���������not ono  of the boat olaaa, hut omr much froqtientod  hy tho poor ,und middle elnmoa, Hero alto  atood behind a countor wneli day 'until tt  t'i M. nnd on Bntttrdnye until 10 P. M.  Hho nniHt bo thoro ut 8 ovory mornlm.. Hho  bcKnn nt $0 nm* wook, At tho end of nix  yearn she la getting ft), I.tmt winter h!iu  iinino to aoe mo nml, iih I waa engaged In  writing n Inl lor nt tho time, I mitt lie. aim  might atop Into tho dining rount nnd havo  ii chut with my preaont ninld, who atic-  cowled tn Nolllo'e plnco. In n few mlnutoi  I ovot'lioni'd Nelllo'a Indignant protoxt,  "Whntl mo livo out iiKiiin, do you any?  Novor! Do you atippoiio, nftor being tny  own mlAtroM, Hint I would over again go  Into any ono'a hotian u������ n aurvnnt? Vo������,  I know I wna happy here, end I got my  good |25 a month, and a birthday pmnent  nlwni'H, or aomothlng Immlaomft, otv mnybo,  id, nnd I lovod them nil, and I hnd good  caro, Hut I toll you It wnu bohm ���������������  norvnnt, ,1u������t tho Hame. Now I hnvo my  ovenlnga off. Of courie, In my mothor'*  lint on thn ICa.t, Hide It lan't llko lt,l������ here  fvr ;:'..:t* :;;ij -...uif-'it, 'uu. *.. uh muit* i ������������*,  il mv own mlatroaa,"  l iiuani iho limotilng maid put In a.  feeble dofeu.o.  "t don't iieo bow you'ro any more yonr  own nilnU'.������������ than t um, Vou told mo  youraiilf Hint your foot ooho terribly each  night,  that you enn't alt down for Itoiira  dnrtnr.  tt*u>  /liy    H.it   v<":   -,-"r;;  ^���������-.���������;   :,_:   .".  moan bllo nt noon, nnd that, uli'k or well,  you muat atand lwhlnd that counter, whllo  I may fut renting horo In my oomforinblo  room, Whoro are you moro 'fiett' than If  you were -till hero?"  The ntinwiH- w������* deelded,  "Biwa, After xtore eloie* J can do Ai t  Dlen������p, and there'a no one can point to m������  and My,  *ab������'A Mn, libtiik'a Burvant,' "  "And would vou rather h������ve thorn my,  ���������Hho'a a ehopRlrl?* "  "liiileml 1 wmihl, for Uinta the initio ,i_  being a aalealadv In thn right undemanding, And while i.I'm a Aalwlady, you're  known m 'a maid. "  ' Do you wonder that I fall to pity Ju*  , tleln except In hor ignorance of wlml ron-  ntlluteu Vuif-iubpect nnd woiminhoud'. It ia  too bad that alio tniiNt work ao hard, and  . turvo, und try to mnkn both ohiIh innnt,  nnd be old -boforo her tlmo, ltut were I  to uli'ur hor a comtortublu berth In my  aholtorod homo na "a maid" alio wnulil  turn from It In illng-uat, "Nol" alio would  gimp! "I would rather die!"  JIOUBBKBMl'IoK WHO K..NOWH (Now  York).  'The, next'letter Ih from one or the  clniH to whloh Jtiatlrln IjoIoiikh, aad who  volci'H tlio iiainu plulnt.  Ill  Aftor rendlnK thn nrtlole written by  Jimtlqla, I waa moved to wrlto tu you,  aiming thnt I believe every word of that  letter, I have had oxperlenoo, not In  New York na a clork, but In another Inngo  elty na n mllllner'a naidntnni, Thn flrnt  pnxllton I got I kept for it month, for  my employer wna huay nnd Iind to tnkn  what ho could got, When I fnutnl thut  good glrlx were not populnr there und  a,/i iviiiu.ii, i inn, ine Nfcoml plnco 1  Itnjit for n wi'i'ti, for tiny hart Ilie iuiiiii*  atnndnrda na nt Nn, 1, t hnardrid nt  homo, fortunnloly, 1 cnuld tell you of n  big atom that won't hire n dlrl who la  what tttey cnll "too vlrtunua," 1 wont  them for employment becnuae I wiih  green. When I learned th<* truth, and  uo> iiiininl tbe luml ] wim, ] cmili!  look eleowhero, If Juatleln gota * TO it  week, aim get* morn than I tlldi It.CO  wna All thnt I received, I paid I3.r,0 it  [ week for my bnard, (10 conn n week for  enrfArn and I mrrled my lunch with tne  from home, Ynu do not hnve to bu it  clerk to be looked down on. Tbo feollng  wneli ii) hr>rikk������.|i<.i>ra, atennKra|->l>tra, typewriter*, nuriea, dreMinnkeri, halrdreti-  ���������ora, In fact, to ovnrythliiK Hint a girl run  Oo to earn her own living. ������ti ��������� l������ aneerod  At, nnd romance aro tnnd' that vIio'a  "not murh," aa "������h������'������ got i������ work for a  living."   1 have heard each ..mark*, and  know the truth of what 1 hnve written.  D. P. (Chicago).'  Our next letter is from a 'man who  has talked over the question with hla  wise wife.  IV  My wlfo nnd I -.have decided with regard to JuBtlcla'g wall of woo thnt her  caae Is not exceptional.. But whoso fault  ia It that hot* condition la such? Hhe iin-  awera lliat question herxolf when alto  say_: "I ilon't know n thing nbout cooking or waiting and can't (might sho no^,  truly any won't?) wait to bo taught."  Hor expenses, according to her own figures, nre |ll._5 per wok at tho lowest.  lint na even u slip of a girl ennnot nub-  ������lsl on a B-cent 'enndwlch for lunch, nnd  restaurant keepers aro not in the business for their health, If, cents for noon  lunch Is a modorntc allowance, bringing  hor expenses up lo $7.18 p'*r week, leaving her a not bnlnnce of t'i.SS tor a  welt's earning. Any girl Hint aliowa tho  leant Inellnntlon to learn or perform  household duties can cnnily pot $.1 a  week, In nddltlon lo u toom, hoard nnd  washing, with n prospect of a raise  within three mnntha, and almost nlwnya  Thursday nftcrnoou off, nnd aho Ih not  bossed by n mnn nnd frowned upon If  alio alts down for livo minutes,  When I saw tho coshglrls, bundle wrappers, etc., behind the counters recently  In one of tin* big city stores, ,1 pitied  them, but I could not* help forming an  opinion of tho parents or guardlnna thnt  would ancrlllco tholr own Mesh and blood  to such drudgery. Of tho older onos, I  thoutght loss, ns they hnd ovldenlly oho.on  their lot .for tltemaelvoR, My wlfo nnd I  hnvo ono daughter. As t*y earnings were  never more than $10 n week, nnd my .wlfu  wna much of an Invalid, bosldea our burying three uhlldren, evory little bit -would  lmvo liclpnl; but I almply could nut buur  the thought of sending my child nut as  a shopgirl, come what might, Hho lonm-  id housikeeping of hor moiiier, Although  her Inclination* were for "tonography and  bookkeeping, Now, at 2!!, aho la happily  married, Two yours ngo sbn nnd her  husband bwgnn housekeeping with nothing  nhond, but, thanks to hi-r good mfinngo-  ment and lior husband's Industry and  good ionan, they can look upon tho  future with hope, nltliouglt Im is but n  Inbnrer, with ton months* work ouch yenr,  Hnd bis wife la-en n shopgirl, Hho would  not hnvo lit own how to manage iin hla  amnll Income, nnd would hnvo been l������.  norant of how to .nnk nml intiko tho  best of the provisions she bought.  flnys the wise domestic: "Why should  I stand behind the counter pulling down  bundle after bundle for customer* who  do not know what they wnnt, pay out  tny scant comings for things more or-  namenlAl thAn uai-ful, In order to look  itttrnotlvn nnd p.ooaant for the benefit  ,.,.. ,,,> i*iiipii>>������r, pny ilenrly for , mf'Ali  ���������thnt am scanty nnd 111 i)*n>i.n.<*ii; nfriiu'  to rest my wonrv feet fur ono moment  In all that long dny, when I cnn, nt n  domestic, have n nl<-<- room to rnystlf,  ont whAt I WAnt, rest win*n my work Is  dono. hnve n half holiday ench week  and, at tho end of that wt-rk, ttnvc tl  An in/ own, owln������ iiolioily ,i  conl?"  Haya th������ luitlnivs woiinm; "My mother  taught ma to keep hou*e, nmt I ttm proud*  nj It, I wns not needi-d at homo, nml  tt������������k a pnAltlop sit itt-noiimiilier, and lutw  made myself Invnluohlc by lesrnlnK my fiii-  ployer'A bualnass, Aa a shopgirl I n)UId  not have done tbat, Had I filled as ������  Htonoirtaphi>>r I could tut v������* gone Into miy  home and niled the |.imltl������n na hoU������o-  .eftier nr m.il.l"  Aa to *'ar������b������" of tbe ttlte*h**n. .luHtiln  knowA, If she wants to l������ Just, that cue  may nnd aa true ladle* l������ t������'*rt-iiot mer������  dnii vr cotn^lAJilon���������AMn.ri*B th��������� linin. ar,J  Coras, TJrldcct. nnd Janes. Christinas and  Annes ot tho kttchun as among the Maya  ond Myrtles behind tbe counter, or aa  among tho Victorias nnd VIoletB of the  drawing room, But there la a belief  amounting to conviction that among the;  employee ln .hop., and stores there aro those  who would think lesa of a stain on their,  honor nnd charnoter than they would of  Btnina on their hands caused by dishwater.  Mothers,  If you would hnvo your daughters useful, tench them housekeeping! Girls,  If  you  Would  be a mistress  In your own  homo, lenrn housekeeping!  O.  N, N,, a husband and father (Clinton,  Iowa).  Our next lottor Is also from a man,  but'much of It la too strong to find a,  plnco in tho columns; of the family pa-  per. I will, howover, glvo ao ��������� e extracts.  V  To one who understands, the o'.ornat  whlrilngB of young women who parade their  wood und virtues in newspaper columns oro  disgusting. Onn hears everlastingly of tho  "pitiable" creatures, underpaid nnd overworked, for whom nothing is loft but atnr-  ��������� vntlon or liven of shame, Nonsense! <I(  *> women tiro not nshnmed to do honorable  work; If they aro not loo proud to livo as  rca|>ectnb)n women In decent homes, there I*  no need of their turning to "lives of  shnmo." Tlmo wns when glrlH served In  fntnlllcn for from St to |li-a week nnd wero  contented, healthy, happy nnd laid by  money, then got married and wero happy  wives end mothers.*,-Gradually, as tbo Idoa*  of .(H'lnl status "rose," our girls flocked to  .hops and factories ns more "genteel,"' Do-  montlee' .wngos climbed npaco, until now  even nt lf������ unit is a week thero nre not  enough miiidM to go nrounil.  "Would you let your dnughtor do It?"  qu.rleN JtiKllcIn, I cannot answer for  others, but although, my father waa-a professional mnn, na nm I, my daughter attended normal school nt a tlmo whim I wai  Invalided and could not mnko nnv money,  nnd during thoao two years she supported  herself., by iicslstlng In a reapectabln family, doing nil kinds of housework except tho  washing, Then, during a year whllo iho  bad lo wait for ber return on tbo appoint-  mont list, she did housework nml bnby tending, and thus supportnl herself, Thero la ������  cry nil over thn country for domestic help,  y������*t wu claim thnt our virtuous daughter*  nniHt ko to thu bad Just because factory and  atom bosses will not pijy them n living  wngol Nay, they need not, for supply of  foolish girls exceeds the demand,  'Ju_t for thn sake of o'iperlment, try  housework, .\ll������s Justicla. You neml not  "learn a new trade," as you put It, only  bring to the work a willing henrt und dolor.  ttiliuilli.it to please, You may nut have  fjtilto the "freedom," but you will have i\  .. plenty of good food, a warm bod, Improved  bMilib and money In tho bunk. And whon  ymi mnrrv you'll know how io cook a meal  siml !<u*j. t.i.Ufi* for "i .'..uu iit.o'i) V.Ui- a t,i,,.  tilnn homo, You'll kitow tmw tn mend  Ho Uim, tend tho sick, nnd If there have  b-r.-n rhltdren tn the hcrnm In which you  worn oinplftved, ynu will know how lo glvo  Inlolllnnit care to your own clilMnui, AN  (., "dfurmlallnn," tnv eblbt, I finr, from  tne iunn of your it-tier, unit j.iihlgei and  Dinah might touch even you1 something  about god breeding, modesty of hi art and  the dignity of labor, Abraham Lincoln wim  n rnllspllttir, and his gw���������l mother waa  |.,nlldy one of tlionii ilei|il������e.| kitchen icul-  lions nnd household drudges, If you are "a  In-lv" nnd "an Amt-tlcan." you are not A  vi.ti'( ������.������������������<*. u.i.vl t.. do hiiivsxt ti.,'.meliCilit *otk  and thus earn decent wage*.  "A Itrtm MAN"  .lowfver nplnlona may dirfc-r ua u  th������* Jtistlc-n of our cot'rc������iionib*iit'������ viewK  nil titiiKl agree that he lion the i.-uurant  o/ hla c������nvictlun>,  i * #   ** -iv-,*."-. . ,     . -  '"    <" -   ���������>)������.������,'l.(;);'-.1; ,������V;>yVAv:,'������;'   . >rY ; Y Y *7*Yf   "'���������' ''f *,!';'^"r-;:V ,   *,*������  ���������    .^      , j-       *,,*'  *",.-*'     .   . ,   -. - '-������������������"     Y  ���������**   --     - Y      .  ���������*      _       ~ *i **- , '     , *'. .'..>'-..,  THE NEWS, CUMBKRLAMD. BK3TlSHjX)UBg^ _  .iiaa_E_ia.-i.6K-i -A .lAv.___-_.'.vA*rcxsM-a������  N������W GOODS  A    consignment   of   CJhina-  wa������e   in   Gold   and   White,  le  xM  P1  Leaf design.  ��������� \\V rarry a full range of���������  Furniture and House Furnishings  Linoleums and Wall Papers.  COURTENAY LOTS  FOR SALE  $1J50 UP. EASY TERMS.  Bush and Farm Lands,  Sea and River Frontage  ���������i _-U  BEADNELL & BXSCOE,  Real Estate Agents   Offices: PHONJN6D^iJgIENAY  THE FURNITURE STORE  A. McKIHNON McPhee Blook, Cumberland  COMMUNICATIONS.  (Continued from hut issue.)  What have you to Sell?  We are starting a campaign to advertise   Victoria  and   the  Island  generally in all parts of Canada,  Great Britain and the United States, and we want  \ouv assistance in this work.  There is goi'io- r0 be great development on the Island in the immediate future, and you and we must  do our part in this expansion.  Development means the influx of people and money  and we warn vou to assist us in   properly   placing  both.  What have you for sale ?     Write aud give us the  in:lowing particulars:���������  Description of property and numbe* of acres  Number of acres of cleared and wild land  Number of acres of good soil  Number ot acres under cultivation and the  nature tucr^of.  In a word, Ml us all about your property and,   if  ]n,.-sible, send us photos of it.  Quote price and terms, and   make   the  price   an  appeal to reason,   B7 VrWXNCHhfcCoTrttdT������������������  Su ces^sto ROBERT WARD & Co., Ltd,  ���������  Fort St., Victoria, B.C.  }        Temple Build ir*  FOR SALE���������A  frame cottage  situated on the corner ni" Dement  Avenue aud Third St.    Well fenced.    For further  puiticularn ap  nlv A.   McKinnon, Cumberland,'  Jlc.  Trip through  Chilliwack Valley.  RETIRING FKOM MTSINESS  SAL 15, Consisting of H'-idg staging, ladders, step lWd-'ts &   etc.  H, J, Theobald.  WHITE WYANDOTTE and  PEKIN DUCK hashing eggs  ���������$6.o6 per 50; $10 no pur loo,  Improved Sh ar.pi.vs., Straw-  b BRRY Pi.ants���������!5'4' 5o per 500.  I.; F. 80IJA',,  LakbviewPoultry Farm,  Westholme, 15- & N. Ry.  -4*r-'  TRNDERS.  Separate Sealed Tcmle's for sup  plying the Union & Comox  District.  Hospital,   f.nmbi'rland,  for  one year from June Itsi.  11) Ll, to  ilu no 1st,*   11)13,   with   groceries,  nioiM, milk and  butter.    Samples  of Tea, Oifee, Cocoa etc.. to bo delivered at the hospital  mi  or be-  furo Mayu37th 1011.   All tondcrB  to bo fiont to P, Dalby, Secretary,  by May 371 h 1011.   '  Tlio If vo.-it or any  tender,   not  jiociiui'.i'ily accepted.  NOTIOK.  No flittingn will bu  nnvlo after  tbe 17th, of tliiB in -until, co those  ������ll'.MI'"ll < *���������)    llii.iii^   y\i in>->   utl.uii  will pb'iiHi' euii bi'i-.A*- ti'iikt date���������  l7ih Nny.  J������������nNS'"N Dl.ofl.  (From our own correspondent..  Your correspondent  had  occasion a sfyort time ago to visit  'the Chilliwaclt vallev, a district  famed and justly so, throughout  British Columbia for its agricultural possibilities.   The soil is un  like   anything   I have seen on  Vancouver Island,  or, iu   fact,  anywhere; the surface being apparently light and sandy, with a  slight clayey tendency, which retains the moisture to a  remarkable degree.     I drove for miles  and miles and never saw a sione.  The cows in the fields were up to  their knees in clover on the  ?nd  of May.     Many   of  the* larger  farms are being cut up into small  portions, antl are bringing prices  ranging from $250 to $750  ptr  acre.   Some of the old timers are  building for themselves beautiful  residences, many of them of concrete blocks, surrounded by gardens and lawns iu which   grow  flowers nnd shrubs of gtcat beauty  and   variety.     These   country  homes ate lighted by eleelriciiy  and have all the conveniences of  city homes,     The  people as I  found them arc very hospitable  und justly proud of their beautiful valley. The extending of the  H.C. Electric railway has brought  thin   iuvuicdi Apul   *,.ill.hi  four  hours' run of Vancouver, JJwheic  a ready market is found* for their  produce, and many city   people  ������nend the v}*-t-\r end in the valley.  They, sir, are the backbone of  radicalism in Canada and have  forced the government at Ottawa  to realise that their requests are  worthy of attention. Their  avowed object of democratic re-  f.rm is about as far-reaching as  the Australian labor party.  It will be noticed by  anyone  vho has read the   articles   and  speeches against reciprocity that  not a word is said in favor of the  ''consumer's,   interests���������the   ore  who pays the extra tax  of   the  tariff.   They are the nation, for  the   nation   of   every    country  dwells in the cottage, and not in  baronial castles or stately   mansions, as John Bright said in one  of his great speeches,  It is said that the West is solid  for reciprocity, and if the result  of three discussions on the question by the youug meu's clubs or  .'umberland is auy criterion it  mui-st be so, for on each occasion  I it was adjudged that the arguments in favor were the best.  Oue is struck by tne narrow  view taken by the opponents of  reciprocity. They remind one cf  ���������Max-O-- Reill-s.pray ei.th at..h.e_pu,ts  into the mouth of an ultra Scotch  Calviivst: "Lord, bless me an'  my wife; oor Jock an' his wife;  us four an' no more, an' Thine  shall be all the glory." Then.,  l)y a specious aud fantastic arrangement of words they would  persuade us . 'that a horse chestnut is a chestnut horse."  Still the,flowing tide appears  to be in favor of cheaper living  and lower prices to the consumer,  for as a rule, the farmer does not  get 50c ou the Si ,00 of the price  paid by the consumer.  There is a notable cartoon by  Punch of Mrs. Partington going  down with her mop to wipe   up  the   waves   of the Atlantic.   Jt  looks as if the opposition will be  as futile as Mrs Partington's mop,  for the tide of Democracy is behind reciprocity, as evinced   by  the 176 majority for it at Washington and, it is believed, an assured substantial majority at Ot  tawa.   It will not only give us  more and greater   markets,   but  what is greater still, will prove a  bond of friendship between  two  great nations and hasten   some-  w.'.at the day the immortal Burns  prophesied when he sang  k'Its coinin' yet for a' that,  An' come it shall for a' that  When man to man the world  o'er,  Shall brothers be an' a' that."  S. ISAKA, PROPRIETOR PHONE 21  Ladies' and Gentlemen's Suits Made  ".0 ������rder  from ?2o to $35 . All Work First Class  Perfect Pit Guaranteed.  manufactapcr* of  MINERAL    WATERS  Merchant  TAILOR  Bonora Block  CUMBERLAND  P.O. Box 432  Phone   2-9  K. AIDA  HAVE  YOUR  PHOTO  TAKEN!  *   ���������AT���������  Powell's .Studio.  Work guaranteed,;  Prices reasonable.  LADIES' TAILOR-MADE'COSI'UMES A SPECIALTY  SUITS 01R1DE TO   Of*DER AJ4D  IN ANY STYIiB YOU UtlSH.  PERFECT FIT GUARANTEED.  Prices From $20 to $40.  UMBERLAND,  B. C.  ��������� i  B^Clauikr,  General Blacksmith  INHIIIhbHIHHlflM^^ Bfc,  Capital $8,200,000. Reaorve $7,200,000  The Royal Bank of Canada.  | JOINT ACCOUNTS may be opened in the names of two Ot more  persons, to be operated by any ono of them, and in the event of  death to be paid to the survivor -without any formality  SPECIAL ATTENTION paid to SAVINGS ACCOUNTS & interest  at highe������t Current Rates allowed on_T)epoHiUpf $1 and upwards.  CUMBERLAND, B. 0., Branch, Open Daily.  OOURTEKAY,   B. C ,  -Bub-Branch,   Open' Tuesdays and  FRIDAYS.  UNION WHARF. B. C,  Sub-Brach, Open Thursdays  H. F. MONTGOMERY, Manager.   -���������"���������������������������'���������"'''������������������������������������'���������'>1'">"'''iiii������������iiniiiniimilliiiilllllllilliiiimilU!lll!IUIlll  Horseshoeing a Specialty.  Pr-PHittiPPS Harrison  BA ISTER AND SOLICITOR  NOTARY   PUBLIC CONVEYANCING  DUNSMU1R AVENUE  CUMBERLAND,  Third Ave., Cumberland  NOTICE.  In the inttter of the Official Administrator's Act find Amcndinj-r Acts;  In the pods of Hanv McClusky,  also  known as Hairy ^cCluskcy, deceased intestate:  NOTICE IS HE1.EUY GIVEN that by  order of His Honor Judge l.nvker, dated  }he 3rd duy of May, 1911, mndein pursu  nnce of an application made at the sitting  of the Count./ Court of Nanaimo^. holden  at Cumberland, I, the undersigned, uas  duly appointed administrator 0} all and  singular the  estate  and effects of the  above named deceased,  All debts due the entitle of the .aid deceased must be paid forthwith and nil  claims against the .aid estate must be  presented to me, duly verified, on or bc������  iore the expiration o( 30 days .fro*:i the  date hereof,  W. W. W1LLA1U),  Official Administrator for tliat part of the  County of Nanaimo, known as  the  Comox Electoral District,  Dated nt Cumberland, U.C, May 10, Ml,  =v. BOftofln-  Wholesale Deolef in WINES. U1QOOR & BEE*  P. 0. BOX 488  PHONE 39....  CUMBERLAND  UlRTU���������At Niuiiiiiiioon May  tKli, to Mr, and Mrs Holt St-Hpli.  i* wan, of (..nuiliorlun I, ft diiitglttur  m���������.-mmt...  BY KKQUKST.  Mr,'Smithe ot tho Islander, appeared boforo tho license eomiiiU  ftioiiorB on Tucflday evening, hut  iih Mr, P. IV IIarrlBoii, who la  ncti.i_j for thn commissionera had  11 tano 011 ai ilu- j-ul'.a. c*_iS'.t tlie  Hiune evening, un -luljuum.iumt  was asked for until Wodnemluy  weelt, whicli >viia granted. Mr.  Smith wart ivjH'onontud by Air.  ButeB, of Courtenay.  This is the first spring in the history of Comox  District thnt the local demand "for eggs has been  equal to the supply. Nothing pays better than  poultry, if they are rightly managed." Begin  with the little'fellows and feed them OH ICK  FOOD, which is a mixture of bone meal, wheat,'.'  ' oats, corn and other grain, cut and blended in  the right proportion to make them thrive and  grow,   For sale by  A, B. CRAWFORD,    .  - Courtenay, BX  DEALER IN FLOUR ANI) PEED.  OpoN'ttnB given by St. George's  ) Sunday school a short time ngo,  will lie repeated  iu Cutnherland  Hall on   Tuowlny   evening,   May  .HUIi.    ttesorvcid seatH   50   ceutH,  011 sale at IVneey's Drugstore.  \ li������)rg'<i' fi-'������'n Ci'iriMl It'ver,  w 1   lino! t'V'   mi'!   et-if-i,   Mn"*' I  M*iitHt":i*.-'   V ������i'*un*.   01   .Mi ml ay,  U*t. fur MtjipUiit; li j 1 ������r t"   l������  limits, nnl   tw������   Itiltan   wonu'n    w.ir������ liu������.l. one $������0 and r������������F������t������*, and ,    OntMif   the  tho utlit*r ^10 and C'isU,  for hnv-|,lll;n vva* lined  inj; liqii'������r   in    their   p"SSi'Mnioii.  The ilne������* wero til paid. |Jem. iu \m j^.^i,,,;.  m am***]}*!  government   road  %'lf) and  c,o***s un  MoiulAy, for kiliiitu. unnu������ out of  WANTED���������A few boarders in  private family. Applyjthis uillce.   ���������   Mr. and Mip. John Thomson  were among the passenger* by  Saturday'fl outgoing fitenmor.  Thoy expect to return home by  iho end of the month.  K. C Ent Jo lm������ purchased the  NOTICE,  In the matter of ike Officml Atlministrii.  tor's Act and Amtnding Ada. ,,  In the Boot!* of John   P.  Conway, de*  ccKuutl intestate;  NOTICK IS HEUEUY GIVEN thnt by  order of Hiu Honor Jtulgc Hurker, d.itcil  the 3rd day oi May, 1911 made in pursu-  nnce of an Application mitdcht the mu'h.k  of tbe County Court of Nanaimo, holden  at Ctimhcrlitnd, I, the underpinned, w.ib  duly appointed administrator of nil tod  SiDKHi'H tins csi.HC .um i.fT._'.. of the  iilnivc ii.mici. *1.c.(.**4.scJ,  All debti due lliu estate of the snid deceased must be paid forthwith And <dl  claims rtgainst tho . .lid c������lat" mu������t be  ���������..Wtp.1 tr mn; r.tily verified, on ������������r be  for the expiration of 50 days Irom the  date hereof. '  W.W. WILLARD,  Official AdminUtrator for mat, part of the  County of Nanaimo  known ns die  Comox Electoral District.  Dated at Cumberland, U.C, May 10, *u.  James Clark who was charged  before Miigtt-trato Abrainft on M<m  day evening, with steal ing a mini  of irmioy from James Btorey, ������ut*  committed for trial,  V ~~m  animal,   I'm   !>���������������'������"������, ia"'���������������**���������      - ���������" I  M*n������nn.    Hh had  a jxirtion  of u. howling ������H������) pr������i|(0rty.  ��������� ,        ������ _     !     -_ *  t  BICYCLES  Kinder English $35  Standard Canadian $85  Humber English $45  , Macccy-Harr??-fnnnHinn $45  EnTteld English $55  Singer English $65  Massey-Oushlon   Canadian $65  Singer 3 sp<?^H      Kntvlinh $Ho  Singer De Luxe    English $90  Beeston Humber English $100  Oue, Two aud Three Speeds added to  auy uiaebiue at extra cost,     Send for  Catalogue.  THOS. PLIMLEY.  OFHCE AND STOn* T20B LANCLEY S1"<\r,m-rr\BI A      tt r*  GAWAOK. 727 JOHNSON ST.. VI^IOKIA,   tZi.\mt  ������������������If you get i> at Plimley's it's all right.11  i**r.*m  .-^���������iw^-������. *5^.*j * ���������* *

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