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IjI^lUKRAL CONVENTION AT  'VANCOUVER OM FKB. 29,  A Convention of 13. 0. Liberals  I will be'held at/0'Brum's' Hall,  Hastings St.. Vancouver, on Fob-  [rnary '20th.   3912.    Upon   purchasing .first, class  tickets to Van-  J couver, via C. i*. R.> and obtain -  ling at the time of purchase, from  l-'tho ticket iifjont a standard certi f-  icato, and npon , tho   signing  of  [this certificate by tlio Secretary or  [the Convention, tho'holdor will he  [entitled to a rottiru ticket at one-  third the usual hire.      ���������   '**  John Cameron .has purchased a  row five-passenger louring' car,  land has sold his "Ford" to James  [Webster. Bert Stephenson has  [also purchased a vory line two-  Ipafisonger car, for which.,ho paid  [$2000.,, Bert is doing the chau-  IflxMir.act all'right, iHt" is ir little  (on serpentine-linos.' ���������  - o   Tt is reporr.cd.that William Roy  [has sold his runcli for ������80,000,  [also that he has purchased Mrs.  fi), Pikel's beach property on  [the Union Bay' road.  Mrs. Neil Boyd _ left by Sunday's boatffor Vancouver, for eyo  treatment.  - Sam jVtcLeol loft by Sunday's  boat for Vancouver. Fraser says  that Sam won't,, return alone, but  whether that means that he will  return with something special in  the female Iim for his moving  picture show or a wife,- lemains  to bo seen,  Robert Hor'inl. has   sold   hie  [draying business1 to George Rich  lardson and Abo Haywood. "Bob"  Lvill take Up ranching in the Val-  I ley... .       "." .  . ^,_^__^=__^<&=^r^^_^.   ' 'Mrs.-L. A'.'jMoiiuce left Tor her  home at*   Vancouver   on   Fridaj  last. ��������� Sue will return  to this city  in April and will remain-'here and  at the, beach.un tiLafteivthccamp-*  ing'season.,  THE; BI<KgTORIi  ������ fa**V"*n** **ffit*~*SX*a*,-rt^^ ft**-**-****  The Y. M. C. A. entertainment  iu Cumberland , Hall on Fridny  evening in aid of the funds for  the proposed   association   was  a  success financially.  ,_ O ���������   '  -  r,^ Mayor MeLood jind Trustee  Carey have returned from a  very  I succssl'iil iniddion lo Victoria ro  funds for repairs on school building etc,   They succeeded in  ex-  I acting 11 promise from tho govern,  meut thiit thoy would eroct a high  school building, thus'relieving tin  congested condition of the, public  school'   Building  operations will  commence' &omeliuio   in   April  Miv Mmu'on   also,' assured   the  iinivor he would do  his  best , t-  secure an; additional   -112000 ��������� i'o  completion of sewers..  Thoso gen  tlemon are to bo congratulated 01  the success attained, also tho   op  porluiie tune they ,c;hu*o for tlu-i.  mission,   Truly thoro is no belter,  time to   Btrlko   the   government  for a little,lo(>������������ change than jus;  before at)   election.   But in  all  ,fair.nesB    to    the   government,  tliey have . beengenerous   with  Cumberland in helping'* her out In  nooil.  *.. ��������� ��������� . -    ������������������ ��������� ���������  ,<i ���������   **"    '    '"*t""",.. '" ..  Hnrold Ito'ik*, son of Mr. aiid  and Mrs. T,   IS. Bunks is down  with diphtheria.  "���������*'',      ���������        ��������� ______     '" ���������  ���������'���������'-���������Va  M   Rail.  ' FOR SALE OR RENT���������Five  room house, pantry, bathrocm and  hot and cold water connections.  House is situated on full lot-. For  particulars apply to Mrs' Oeorgo  Richardson, Windermere Ave.   ,  1  , The. Islander newspaper and  p r i 11.1 i n g   '��������� plant     changed  hands'���������last  week,. Messrs W. R-  Duuij.'   formerly   of tbis office,  and T. E. Bate, of the .Magnet  Cash Store, being- the  purchasers; Mr.'Dunne   assuming   the  managenu nt.     Both, these 'gen-  tleinen infoixued  us tbat it was  their intention -to- remove   the  pla'Ht to Courtenay iu   the near  future, and were but waiting the  completion-of certain premises to  install   their   plant.    We .may  state that there  is   no   cousolo-  datiou ot the two, papers as * the  "I srahcle r~st a t'es    \IT~ tii m oTfr ear  Tbe Nkws, will still' continue to  hoe its lonely furrow, as in   the  past twenty., years,   not ..fearing  any compefiiJQiuH������ Jeeljng .so.te  or aggrieved when ��������� competition  does come; for iu this advanced  stage of  our country's   history,  when, individuals and companies  are looking for, openings iu  all  branches of trade,  he   or they  "who hope to hog   any one business  are   indulging   in   a   fool  dream, and will sooner or later  bavea rude awakening. Wheth  ev the Islander goes to Courtenay or not, is of no moment, to us  We have been able to   get three  /'squares" a'day, aud a place Lo  sleep; thanks to the patrons   of  The Nuws, who do not forget an  >ld    friend,    if  at    time's    it  )i\s   its weaknesses   and is   not  quite up to the slaudaid.     We  \ish the new proprietors of Ihe  slander every success   iu   their  lew venture.  We h.ive'just fn-  isSed stock-taking ^nd have   S  many o ldTmes to clear at/ex-- ������g  cepticnally lovV prices.  Come   acid liook  ^       . 1  abound    as   these  hines ojill not last  THE .CORNER STORE f  WATC  THIS  SPA(  >  --^  K���������������i  tv  it  . N. M'oLEO  8  Hi  H\H\yij$a  DMIUY...  * -    -        -   - ���������  -. .w .  *" 1     ���������        }\.    ^ -r   ' ���������*. *^ rt   '    L*-' -  '/  ^, : .if    _f.M-4'X.     ��������� ,     - *       ���������*-"..-- < 1  Simon Lei set & Co., Ltd,  Dunsmuir Ave., Cumberland  uiiU) of Seattle, witi in  imii' n-f  tiicliire  LJ       I  towti hint  Avoek negotiating for tho [iiirclitue  of tho City Hall   moving picture  plant. Ko failed to make tbe  deal, and leitfor his home on bun-  day. "  wwwm **mm������aam*f^mmmmmmmm%mama  The gonial proprietor ..of the  Ounibt'i'lamrilolol hns .ordered it  ilvo.ptisconijjer touring car to coat  $2000.  Rev, -J, Hood, ))H������for uf St.  (hurj-ro'H rivmlyluiinn i|Church,  will li'itvuilim wink fctf. Victoria  tomuiiida imtUliigciftliu IVwIty-  wry. ,  ���������vDitok Cuaii)I';ri*ani) Nkws.  Dear Kir:-.Mr. Realty's coni-  'uunication in last week's issue  o'1 the News is by far the   most  amusing piece of literature thai  has ever come under my  gasw..,  is it;not'a fact tlmt on 'January  tith, Mr, Reality, the   Notary  Public, gentlemen, P, 8.   along  with others were iu street parlance told to "go way back and  sit  down.1'   After   four    full  weeks Mr. Reality was resuscitated, lie has not fully recovered but may be termed convales-  fVMi!,'wi't'lrnwiainnhVlnpses, -bill'  not quite out of danger.   1 judgo  from- the perusal ol   the miasive  that   Mr.   Reality  feela   very  much like a man   hit  with   n  brick.   However, lliat does not  justify hint giving vent to ill-  tuttired  spleen.     Mr,   Reality  has  no mandate or portfolio   to  insult  with   impunity ' citizens  who did not ask* lor au   extension of time   on  January ist or  January113th; therefore   it   wus  not  -.'.ranted, aud jtulgiug   from  Editor Cumbkki.anr Nkws;  Dear Sir:���������Will you' kindly  allow me space in your val  liable papor to contradict <>r  rather onlighlun Air. Reality and  hi.-i struct gosdjiers in as fur as  this extension of time on Jan. 1st,  and Jan. 18th, is1 concerned.  Till-so ���������jriMilliMucn nover anlcud for  same, and it would ho advuublofcP  Mr. Reality to git I'actrf lid'oir  rushing to pri'SB \vith_ ov<������ry simplo conversation ho may hmir on  die, Rtreut. The goneriil imprni'-  Kioii U thai; it \va^ Mr. "Kdwiird"  tlmt did the writing, m ������������������<��������� (������,!,,  clue wantrt to make hiinseir con-  ijpicuous in oveiy nonsense.  .1. N. McLkod.    ���������  O. H.'Fechnerand J. JJ. Johnston, of CourU'itny, left ia&t week  for Victoria nnd Vancouver, both  it is reported to seek modicai  advice and ai tent ion.  mr iHr  9������*99999������99������999a������*9i������99*f������ 99999999v999999V99^99^  Locals.  Servicefl will be held in t'lnici*  Muthodiat Clmreli next Sunday  morning and evening a������ iibuhI,  Iu thoinorninglhe servieo HI  ho eapeeially f������������' children, hut  everybody will bu wulcoimstl.  Watch,, what wi',1 transpire at  the Great Liberal Convention  to be held at Vaucouvi ou Feb-  29th. It, will b^ a revelation lo  you.���������Something doing.  Vancouver, "Kelt. 3. ���������The death  occurred here loday of Rev. J.  M. McLeod, one of the best  known old rimers iu 15. C, He  came to    Vancouver   iu    iMk;  Yoiu Nova vScolia, and had  cbnrye of the lMi'st I'resbylo-  rini church when it, organi/.ud.  Iio was horn in 1825.  Aii Ac! in the Nkws  pays.    Try it.  Notice of Partnership  The business of general black*  smi'ihiug and horse-shoeing lately  carried on by George Leighloih  at Courtenay, H.C, will in future  be carried on by George heighten and C. II, Adey. All business entrusted to us will receive  our prompt attention aud satis-  faction guaran'ecd.  GUOUOK UIOIITON-  c. ii* A������.wy."       ,  'X^tSSSSiSS^SS^'rl^^  fell   Mr*     'Kealify    what     he  ihonld do, or what I would do  if he   viewed   his   number   oi"  votes at last election,   as it re-  There will he something doing  at llell'iisl among the u Vol low  Bellies" on Keb. 8th, if Churchill sneaks,  Diphlhtheria   is certainly not  on the decrease.  Mjs.,'.Katc-Douglas Wiomu  once liear������l a New England wil\.  express views on the., suilrugi  :qu sliou; The woman. had a la-  horio'us life-ou a farm, and -'-had'  lost hor roniivntic notionn,' if slit-  e\'er had any. One day she wa^  asked if. she wanted to vote, '\Nu  I certainly don't j"   sho   replied.  "1 say if 1 here'9 one thing the  men folks can do alone, for goodness'-.sakes let 'em do it."   '  Willii'.m Sloan ex-M. P., is  exptc e.l to arrive in town shoit-  iy.  Mi'. JdIiii Jack left by hist Wed  uesday'd boat en routt for Scotland. Mrs. Jack accompanied  him ns hir as Vancouver.���������Will  you over conic Viack "Jack" Jack.  Mii^s Ivivingslon, of Vancouver,  is vi.'.iting her i'lieud J\L'S. John  Jack of I his eily.  According t'J reports from the  Northwest, it looks as if there  would not* be very much surplus  cash coining to 11.' C, from that  direction next spring, The expected los* of wheat will run Into  tho millions of bushels and consequently millions; of dollars, If  this does happen,  set-hack to this  portion of the ��������� Dominion for n  number uf years, and spoils rnln  to iv number.of peoplo,  W. W, Willard arrived hemu  on Tuesday ni^ht fronr -visit to-  ���������Vuiieouvei',   Yiyiorin ,  uud ' ISew"  TV^"tiTHlTs^~"^KH~T^a7^W7"  a'.sojn'iiv'id'lrein'. Viftonu. '  FOR SAI.K-11 opioid fur*  nitiire at No. 7. For partioniiu'.**  apply this ofllce.  ROOMS for rent at Marinolii's  Rooming House, Derwent Ave-  Thomas Coon, janitor of*, the  post office, was painfully injured  last week by ialling down the  sta'iway of that buildii g.  . Black and While defeated the  Maroons at fuoib.������ll 011 Sunday  last, by a score 01 3--0.  Grand dance iu  the  Cumber  laud'Hidl on   \Vednesdav,   Heb,  141I1, under the auspices   <.t  the  Football Olul,  If Mr. T. E, |:.*ile h-i- any idea  of ontoi'lng the ��������� pvi>\'in������'ia! l'-e'd of  politics; as it is *. i-iiiii.<i,:u;   t:.nr.  he has.  iave it \',i.s   i'ii) *. *'  li.    :(���������'-  1WSm*--mm*&3mmmUWB[^^  ally was a vote of want of eon-  hb'ill-advis'-nl and eer ainly uu ! fuu>nce, is to ntleud to his own  culled tui   eoimuumcuioti,   Mr,  Reality was badly hit.   I   will  utluu  ���������s.  OnK, Who Know*,  >e will  in which he is interocti-d  lilm,  ltiSM&:,!>.ii>  u  'i   1        im  .Ryy.,1), C. .Frecj.tmii. -^rr.v.ei!  homo onTiuv-oay night froin 'Yllr, -  eoiivei*.  Little AlherL    Winniiighjnii    if  ���������down with diphtheria, ;iu-o ''Mry* *-  E. Fiokaid.  -.'���������(  i"'i  :  H1UUC ISNT MUCH TO HE SAID AHOUT NEW To'.NTS  OF STYMvIN Till-; SPUING CLOTHING .MODELS,  it is the absolute reliability of the .  pit*-^ifce Campbell  Clothing  Manufacture that we wish to impress 011 you.   Our u* w styb-s, of    ^  course, which wc expert within, ihe ue.-:t lew dnvs, wiil be-.^.mirt  and up-to-rlalc, while lhe fit will be y, 1 feet,  J  t.i*  ��������� 'i  [".  ft  ^x^rvmmn^^  mK_\.  I ���������       -   h*~-^\   .   -   ���������  ������    '     '   "      "^  {THE NEWS. CUMBERLAND, IJ. C  ��������� THE PINK KIMONO. 1  ��������� A Blunder That Was Happily ���������  Righted. ;  By IZOLA FORRESTER.  it lay on the massive sctteo In tlio  hnll, an Innocent looking parcel, flnt  and somewhat square. Three of Warwick's letters lay on lop of It. neatly, ���������  as tbo hall boy laid placed tlicm; also  bis weekly pnper from liome.  Warwick glanced nt the letters,  ngaln at tho clock, tossed off his hat,  oont and gloves and carried tlio wholo  lot, parcel, letters and pnper, Into Uie  comfortable study aud dropped Into a  deep chair.  Thero was aa hour before tho crowd  would arrive. Everything was ready,  '.tho spread would lie sent up at S:30  sharp. Ho hoped Stanton would be  able to get awny. He liked Stanton.  Tho boy needed a good friendly grip  just now. Ho knew himself what It  was to bo in Now York a stranger,  Money could not glvo ouo the password that admitted ono to tho Inside of  things, the "getting next to the ituoss  of all," ns Stanton said. And if the  right path did not open aud ono happened to bo lonely there were others  wide and welcoming,   Warwick knew.  The boy was young and clever. The  only thing that ailed him was too  much money and tho confidence he  had therein. He was n bit handy with  it all���������<ho whirl and the swing and-tho  chance for big success. Warwick had  kept an eye on him for weeks, measuring and judging him, and now he  wns satisfied.. All flie boy needed were  direction and a cool hand checking  him uow and theu, aud he would win  out.  Warwick opened the weekly paper  from home aud smiled to himself at  lbe familiar beading, tbe Weekly Visitor. Ever since ho could remember  1ho Weekly Visitor had visited regularly at the quiet, big gray house that  crowned Warwick's bill, up In Hills-  boro, N. II. Aud Stanton was from  the country, too, somo placo ont west,  out in Nebraska. Ho wondered If he  had a weekly paper, loo, t-������ keep him  1u touch with the old world and the  ethics and standards of somclhiug besides New York. /  The letters were unimportant. He  took up the parcel and slipped off tbo  oord. Laundry probably. He had not  ordered anything.  "The papeT'fellTo thefioorrand he sat  slaring at the thing ln his hands. It  was a pink, delicate, shimmering  silken thing. He stood up and shook  it out lo ita full length. IL reached lo  the floor. It was not a bath robe. It  could not possibly be n smoking jacket.  It was a woman's garment, unmistakably.  The texture was tbo softest Japanese  crape, the silk interwoven around the  ���������sleeves aud neck In a border of golden  butterflies. There wns no mark on it  nor on the paper. Warwick looked  carefully.  The doorbell buzzed imperatively,  once, twice and a long one. That was  Billy Trainor's ring. Warwick hesitated, east the pink Bilk thing behind  bim on tho chair and opened the door.  Hilly stepped in smilingly, Interrogatively looked about the room und spied  tbe pink silk tblu$  "Ror," be said reproachfully. "Why,  Itcx!"  ���������"It wns loft here by mistake," said  Warwick hastily. "The hall boy did  It. What Is it?"  Billy lifted It by the shoulders and  beamed with the appreciative eyo of  a connoisseur.  "It's n kimono, the real Imported article, No bargain sale. Who's the lucky  ladyV  Tho doorbell buzzed again. Warwick took tho klmouo with deliberate  forethought, went to Iho wardrobe lo  his dressing room and concealed It  therein.  "It's Stanton," Billy announced, "and  (he rest."      ; ,.,  Warwick played tho host with more  Inner discomfort thau over beforo In  IiIh llfo. It wns not tho moro fact ot  tho mistnko that troubled hltn nor that  ho minded the boys knowing of It, but  ho didn't want to seo that particular  (what bad Billy called ItV) Iclmnno  handled and laughed about and Hpocu-  luted over. Somewhere thero imi.it bo  (ho girl who wanted (hat kimono, He  hoped alio wiih a brunette, rink was  bent for brunettes, Not too much of n  tu'iinetto, pcrhups wllh bluo eyea or  gray���������yen, gray-a gray eyo or so,  Billy was pushing back tho chairs  and liiborols for tho spread, Stanton  was Hinging at (ho piano, Out in tho  kitchenette Vales unci Hogers and tho  Dan fort lis wero rummaging for dlahes  and knives nnd forks. Big Do Venn  wan up on (lie divan, wllh Its rod Turkish cover draped picturesquely about  him, reclllng some original poetry.  "Box, don't you own n decent table-  iloiii, you beggar;" called Yates.  Warwick mnokcrt without.replying.  Through tho hnzo lie raw tho brunette  ���������girl wllh .Hn? pink kimono about her  mulling delkdously like a geisha-no,  hu djdn'i   Nviuvi,  liv,   tu be it  ������;uhWii-  Rinlllng, woll, JiiRt nu n girl Rbould  Dinllo when uho luul tho right ono to  Krollo at,  RU11I011 left tho plnno and camo  over,  "Say, you're n prlnro (o get mo hero  loiilgiit," ho inld, "1 didn't I;now yon  had a placo Itko (hli, Benin hotels,  doesn't It?   What tin you call IIV"  "Studio apartment." said Warwick  tiudly-'iinlf den, halt homo, not con*  Pned to bachelors. I Ilk* H, Whon t  fellow's had i bomo It always sticks  to him a bit There'-* a .Tnp cornea ln  und cleans up for uu.*, nnd tr 1 want a  meal I can have it."  ���������'I-I nm golug to housekeeping too,'"  begau S(an(ou awkwardly.  "Honeymoon?" Warwick's eyes lighted with uuiusem'ent. He had not  dreamed the boy had gone so far.  "No. uot as bad as that." Stanton  hesitated, glancing at the joyous, riotous crowd about Iho piano. It's my  sister. Mother's sent her on to tnke  care of mo until she can come herself.  I guess they didn't get very good accounts of their Iltllo boy In Manhattan. But I wrote homo and told tbem  about/yon nnd what sort, of a chap  you wore nnd how yon had taken mo  under your wing, and 1 promised lo  cut out the hotel nud���������well, a wholo  lot ot Ihlugs mother didn't like Iho  flavor of, and today"--  "Whoopee!" yelled Yates from the  dressing room. "I've found Warry's  tablecloth.   It's a dream!"  Warwick Bat up and dropped hla  cigarette. Waltzing dizzily, radiantly,  wickedly out from the dressing room  came Yates, arrayed in tho pink silk  kimono. There was a sllonco, then a  long*drawn bowl of delight from lhe  crowd. They caught Yates In their  arms, and swept him up on the center  table. Thoy handed him n Samoan  fan of dyed plumes nnd a Mexican  peaked hot. Trainor at tho piano  crashed into the "San Toy" over!uro.  And suddenly Warwick stood up.  whilo and mad, mad clear through  Ihat they should dare even In jest to  touch anything that belonged lo tha  dear, unknown girl, the brunette with  tho gray eyes.  "Tako that off!" be said.  Tho music stopped short, but not  from his words. Kvery face in tho  crowd .was turned toward tbo door (if  the hall, and Yates looked helpless and  miserable. Warwick turned, too. and  held his breath. Sho stood in tho  doorway, ono hand lining aside the  heavy drapery- Behind her was  George, tho colored hall boy. Her  face looked startled, and yot thero  was amusement, too, in tho wide gray  eyes, as they glanced from faco to  face and finally rested ou Yates.  "There is some mistake.. 1 think."  she' said gently. "George tells me a  parcel of mine was left here-touight.  I havo only moved here today, and  he mado n mistake. I think that gentleman has on my kimouo."  Wretched, limp nnd apologetic. Yates  was -assisted from the lable and divested of the pink silk gown.  "I am sorry to spoil your amusement"���������sho stopped and turned her  head toward Warwick as the host,  when all at once her eyes met Stan-  "Marjorle!"' lie gasped. "Marjorle,  you blessed kid!"  SPECIFIC HEAT EXPLAINED.  Capacity For Heat Varies In tha Different Metals.  Tho specific heat of the body ls sometimes spoken of na capacity for beat,  and hero, Uo It remembered, that the  unit of heat is such a quantity as will  raiso the temperature of one pound of  pure distilled water from 00 to 40 do-  grees F. This is ono British thermal  unit or one B. T. U. Tho conception  of heat is entirely different from that  of temperature, as is often shown ln a  ���������simple laboratory experiment. A cake  of iiecswax about one-half Inch thick  is plnced in a horizontal position a  short distance nbovo Uie top of a table.,  A number of metal balls nre Immersed  ^in n liquid having, say, i\ high temperature. All the balls soon have the  same temperature ns tho liquid, and  each of the balls is at the same temperature as all the others.  If those balls with equal temperatures be placed on tho cake of wax  they will all begin lo melt the war  and sink Into the cake as they part  with their heat, but the rate and depth  of penetration into Iho cake will vary.  For example, under these circumstances an iron ball will moll: Its wny  through llio wax lirst. It will be followed by a copper ball of equal size.  A tin ball will probably just show on  the underside of tho wax, while a load  ball and a bismuth ball may not -be  ablo to do more thau sink half tlieir  diameter Into tho wax.  This experiment proves that while  the temperature of all the balls was  equal, the amount of beat or the.number of British thermal units possessed  by each varied considerably. The Iron  ball contained the greatest number of  B. T. TJ. and the bismuth least. At  the close of tho experiment lhe temperatures of Iho balls would all bo  different, but the capacity for heat of  each Is a property of tlio metal itself,  nnd each maintained its own specific  heat when all were at. the same temperature.  Of all bodies, water has the greatest  specific heat, and consequently it takes  a greater number of thermal units  to raise its temperature through njiy  given number of degrees. Water heals  comparatively slowly and cools comparatively slowly. Mercury and platinum heat rapidly, but they also ������00!  quickly.���������Bail-way and Locomotive Kit-  glnecring.  LABOR  SAVING  DEVICE.  Silently and .discreetly the crowd  averted its composite face while Stanton kissed Marjorle ecstatically. Warwick looked unhappy.  "Boys." cried Stanton, "this Is my  sister, all the way from Nebraska to  Manhattan to take care of her little  brother."  "Mother is here, too," Marjorle explained, blushing at the effusive welcome accorded her. "We had the address of these apartments, and you  wroto that they, woro very nice, you  kuow, and that Mr. Warwick lived  hero"-*  "That's Warwick." Interposed Sinn-'  ton.  "He's n bully fellow."  Warwick bowed. Suddenly he felt a  great, supreme gladness steal over him,  She had gray eyes, Stanton's sister  from Nebraska.  "So wo'camo right here from tbo depot, and mother wanted to surprise  you by having everything.",ready. I  bought; my kimono on the way here,  becauso our trunks haven't come yot,  nnd tho boy made a mistake delivering  it. Wo have tho apartment just across  tbo hall.  "Boys," cried Stanton, "come* on to  tho apartment'across, tho hall and bo  Introduced. You've got to mnko us  welcome, because wo'vo como to stay."  Decorously aud quietly tho crowd  crossed to tho apartment next door.  With dignity and beautiful grace'thoy.  woro Introduced to" Stnhton'u mother  and lo Stanton's homo, and Stanton  know ho wiih accepted*nnd admitted  forever to tho "Itnoss of Ihlugs."  But Warwick sat in a corner watching Marjorlo mako too, ton from his  tonpot, whloh (ho Jnp sorvnnt had  brought over, and ovor tho back of lior  chair hung tho pink"nlllc kimono, Ho  wim wondering how sho would look  In It.  "Sugar?'' Hha nsked; "Ouo or two,  Mr. Warwick?"  "Two," said \yarwlck, with n hnlf  suppressed nigh. "Sny, do you know  Mar-Miss Stanton, I'm awfully glad  you'ro a brunolle with gray eyes."  "Why?" Mnrjorlo's head bont lower  ovor Iho tonpot. Tea making does ro-  qulro bo much careful attention.  "Because," nald Warwick, "pink Is no  becoming to that typo."  "Anil lo Mr, Votes' typo, too,"  laughed Marjorle, but her faco waa  flushed as alio slipped (ho pink kimono  around hor, over lior gray traveling  huJt, and pouiod tho leu 11 la .lupiuicao  for tho crowd and for Warwick.  Easily Constructed Handle For Upending Barrels.  Tho ordinary way of upending barrels is to take hold of the edge ut the  floor or ground und lift, which is quite  ���������hard-on-tho-bnck-aa-well-os**-! he-hand*  that grasps lhe barrel rim. If you  have many barrels to handle, tbo device shown in Fig. l.wlll be of groat  assistance,  A WONDERFUL RAILROAD.  Tha Barfltn-Christianla Line Largely  Tunnels and Bridget.  One of the most Interesting railway  enterprises completed ln Europe within the last years Is the Uao that hae  been recently opened across tho Scan-  dinavlan peninsula for tho purposo of  providing direct communication. .between the city of Bergen, ou the Atlantic seaboard, and Christians, tho capital of Norway. In constructing the  lino great natural difficulties had to be  and wero successfully overcome. The  main difficulty was to find an easy pas-  sago through the mountains of the  Dovrefjeld range. Tbe district la  question Ib tho most mountainous la  Norway, with abort, narrow valleys,  from which tho mountains rise .abruptly, If not perpendicularly, to"groat  heights. The fiords penelrato far Into  the country, and nearly all tho valleys forming the natural ouUIues* for  tho railway scheme aro "traversed by,  large Htreams.  Altogether there nre no less than 181  tunnels on tho line, representing a total length of about twenty-four miles."  The line crosses fourteen bridges. The  constructional work entailed tho excavation of nearly 30,000,000 cubic feet  of earth and '28,000.000 cubic feet of  rock on- the high mountain section,  while tho consumption of dynamite  ran (0 1,800,000 pounds.' Thoro nre  fifty-five stations'between Iho two (er-  minal points. Of tho fourteen bridges,  three nro In masonry, one having a  span of 1,10 .foot and another being  GCO feet ln length, with eight seventy-  foot spans. Owing to the exposed nature ot thelinein the upper sections"  above the timber line extensive fencing as a defense against drifting snow*  was necessary beside tlie track, these  screens bolng almost continuous for  sixty miles between Mjolfjeld and  C.jeilo. Tlio lino passes through a  wilder stretch of country than any  other European railway. The winter  lasts nine months and sometimes long-"-  er; tho snowfall Is heavy and (be rainstorms- lertific, Willi a tremendous  downpour. The lino cost about $1~>,-  G00.O0O (Ovbulld, and the difficulties of  construction are'only equaled by those  experienced In keeping it open for  traffic. Three American rotary plows  are used iu winter, and in summer one  will always lie kept ready for service,  as ji heavy snow block in midsummer  is by ,no means 11 rare occurrence.  The line, however, has reduced the  timo of transit ��������� between Bergen and  Christlania from fifty-four to fourteen  hours, and'it Is an important highway for *trafh'e. ��������� Engineering Maga-  . a 21 n e. 1 ' T__ '_. ^_   tf��������� ���������  Marking Criminals With Wax.  A French physician proposes a subcutaneous injection of para IIIn wax to  MARSH   RECLAMATION.  Extensive Work Undertaken In Norway���������Peat Manufacture. _.  ���������\ Writing of (he work'performed'by  Dot Norske Myrselkab lu the reclamation and utilization of' Norwegian  marsh land, Consul Bortil M. Bnsiuu-  eon of Bergen says:  The society . has Investigated > 750  marshes nnd delivered 1-TjS .lectures,  throughout the country, ��������� In order to  Introduce Improvements in the utilization and cultivation of marshes and  making peat and material for bedding,  an experimental station'has been established at Maeresmyreu, Sparbu,  with branches scattered all over the  kingdom. Peat machines,have been  examined nnd improved, experiments  nre being made with new pent ovens,  and n course of instruction treating on  tho preparation nnii manufacture of  peat and litter, where young men arc  trained to take charge of this klud of  work, Is being pursued by.Tepresentav  tiros from evory district.  Since tho society's organization In  1902 tho number of beddlug factories  has Increased from 03 to 270, nnd the  number of pent mills has "more than  doubled. A recent report from tho forester's office shows tlint 3C0.000 cubic  meters ot peat huvo been manufactured and used as fuel during tlio last  twenty-tivo years In one of the smaller  districts of Norway. This not only  represents the commercial value of the  material uscd.whieji was estimated at  $335,000, but It menus great economy  In cutting of timber,  Tho fact tliat Macrosmyrcn.(an ex-  lenslve,marsh) Is now being reclaimed  by the aid of convict Inbor and tbat  the owners .of other marshy, tracts  have deckled to begin reclamation Is  largely due to tlio activity of, the'  Norske. Myrselskab. The society makes  overy effort to encourage private Initiative, and its engineer; has during  190^-8 superintended the reclamation  "of 3,300 mnnl (3&0 acres) of lesser  marshes in addition to thoso already  mentioned.  GLASS  EAR  PROTECTOR.  rhe construction  of  lhe device  is j lll(,"'ifJ' tlc''so,ls "������'������ '"'* ������ "imiual  film pie and It can bo made In a few  record. Ills method consists of simply Injecting iho was, whicli is absolutely harmless, under the skin, whore  it will form n permanent membranous  cyst Instead of bolng absorbed and  carried away by tho blood. It need  not bo outwardly vlolblo; Ihu, being  sliualed at a precisely ilollncd spot, its  presence" will denote a criminal  rec-  Indicate  Device Prevents Injury From Detonation of Cannon.  'The cars of gunners are often seriously injured by the detonation of  great guns, tho tympanum ot the car  belug frequently, ruptured. Mafiotti  has 'invented a simple device which  prevents these injurious effects, without diminishing the sharpness of bearing. Tho protector consists'of a solid  mass of glass of such form as lo fit  accurately the external ear, Inlo which  It Is inserted. It is traversed horizontally by a-perforation, the Inner end  Humor and  Philosophy  9r ttV/fCAJXt *#. SMITH  PERT  PARAGRAPHS.  pLYiNOIs doubtlesi all that it le  ,   cracked up, to, bo; it 1.1 fho dowu*.  ward tendency thnt brings ^disaster.  A sunny disposition Is sometimes Urn  other side of a shady''reputation.  -Gelling used to It in tho slum that  no oho wants,to take a turn ut.  It Is tho necessity of work that most  ot us got the grouch over, not the lack -���������  of it.  A widow Is a womnn wbo Is wise  enough to kuow when slm Is well oil'.  Almost ovory woman knows how to  keep houso���������mid ,11 fair percentage nf  them know how to avoid housekeeping. t  Heaven to a srtfnll boy menus n place  where ho won't have to wash his face  and comb his hair.  As n'dbody likes to gossip somebody  must always bo doing tin mage 10 his  feelings, for the supply Is large nud*  constant.  It Is a lot easier to drive some men  to drink than it Is to drive them from  It.        .  " " .....  ord.    Its  location  may  also  the nnlure of tho offense.  The system, according to the Fronch ! very greatly -reduced  of" w bich" n 1 inos t~lourch"es~t hei y nipa-"  num. The outer end of this.horlKoutal  passage does not quite reach the outer  end-of the mnss of glass,'but connects  wllh n vertical passage which communicates freely with the atmosphere  above aud below.  The violent disturbance of the air  caused by lhe'artillery discharge produces an. aspiration In the horizontal  passage, and consequently a rarefaction  of tho small mas" of air confined be-'  tween Iho tympanum und the glass  protector, ln consequence of (his rarefaction, tho force of the aerial vibra-  lion transmuted lo the tympanum Is  This effect .is  Unexplained.  No one can tlve a reason .  Why In ond out of season  A person should keep amoUInst  And send forth volumes chokluf.  It Is a custom senseless  And really Is defenseless.  Tiioae who Indulgo will say,  And yet men smoUo away.  I  For any constant puffer  Vlll own ho Is a duffer    .  For burnins time and money.  Now, doesn't It seem funny ,  That men with good gray,matter  Bhould thus tlieir substance scatter?  ���������"i'licy own It doesn't pny.  And still they puff away.  A raco but half developed  Might be In smoke enveloped  And,blow It through their facei.  As did the Indian,rncea.  Who gave us ih* narcotic"  That holds its sway despotic.  Cigar or pipe of clay.-'  And yet men amclte away.  1 cannot guess the,riddle.   -  Hero t am in the middle  Of ono imported stogie  And smoking like a foRle, .  And no remorse Is gnawing  -My--v!ia!s-as~r-!n-dlaV,-lng_  The stubby, soothing bit,  Oli dear, why don't 1 qultt  Businosa Head.  "Darliug." said the young mart, falling on his knees, "without you life  would bo one blank and,drenry ocean  of nothingness."  "Yes,"   replied, the   practical   girl  "And what am Ito Infer from that7"  "What are you to Infer?" ho cried  holly. "Can't yon see that 1 wnnt you  to be my wife??  "Well. It did sound that way, but 1  didn't want to,Jump at conclusions'.  But would you mind saying It over  after 1 got tho phonograph started'.', It  magir/lno  Cosmos,   Is  nut  meant   to 1-produced only by violent compressions is just as woll uot to have any mlsun-.  supplant or supersede tlio Ilertllloi) ro- j of-(he atmosphere, so (hat the Roust-  TiPEspnjo a ���������n.uuurrj.  minutes' time. The liundlo Is about  three feet long, on tho lower otitl of  which Is fastened n block having ono  sldo hollowed* out-Jo (It the curvature  of* the barrel, An, Iron hook Is fastened ln (ho wood six or eight Inches below (ho hand grip. Tho handle is  used aa shown In Fig. 2,  Antique Siamese Bronze:  This is a greenish black coaling,  with Inlay of green pallnn, says Scion*  llflc Amorican, Hub chrome green uud  Klnc whlto lo 11 greenish whlto color  with turpentine oil, mis will), copal  Varnish and apply to tho object, coaling tho hollow portions especially. If  thoro Is rich decoration, coot (hifl all  ovor and dry, Now rub green cinnabar, graph!to, oml nomo blade pigment  to 11 greenish black color, with turpentlno oil, mix wllh copal lacqtior,  and coat, over nil tho raised portions,  leaving tho holl own untouched, ho that  tho flrnt layer In tho hollow portions  will havo tho appoaranco of copper or.  Irto, flluRoj nftor drying, wllh nplrlt  lacquer. Handle tho brush just aw In  ordinary bronzing.  cording systems, but to opera!c^n.connection wllh Ihom, Comment 'is also  made upon iho possibility of the criminal so marked having.ilio wax ronmv-  ed by an operation without leaving a  telltale scar.  New Type of Propeller.  The corrugations on llio driving side  of this propeller effectually arrest tho  centrifugal action of Uio water along  tho blado, thus preventing slip and lu*  creasing (lie driving power of (ho machinery .without'Increasing, iho ruvo-  tlvoness of tho ear for ordinary sounds  Is uot diminished.  Autoleii Horn,  A looter without an automobile at-  ���������ihuhftd to It bus been established lor  tho uao of statesmen In tlio annate or<  tlco building, It Is a nice, nlntloiinry  horn of oxlrn slzo and lung power lo-  ealoil far back from tho littlo electric  car line, A. koiiaIoi' comos along, groha  (ho bulb, gives It a friendly wqiionze  and (ho filililont honk comes out buv-  ernl hninlrcil ynrds away, It Is en light  by tlio. oar of (ho driver, who comos  quickly for (ho Impatient legislator. A  big printed algn hanging nbovo the  horn snys. "For lljo cicluilro uio of  8onaior������."-PhllnclolDliln Jlecor*.   .  Cap* te Cairo Railway.  Tho completion of (ho Capo to Cairo  railway, Iho dronm of Cecil Kliodos, Is  now well ln sight, anyn a correspondent  of the London Dally Mall. By llio oml  of this year tho whole-extent of thp  lino will have been mirvoyert. From  Klinrtum, In tho north, und from Broken Hills, In the south, tho lino is  crooplng forward, Tho line, with Its  0,000 mtlos of track, will bo the lo������ge3t  In llio world. Tho groat bulk of Iho,  lino, Including nomo thousands of mllos  ut tiiu L.utliu'.a< nud feunUusru mma, wiil  bo British nnd tho romalndor will pass  through Ilolglan territory.  Tin a Sound Detdentr.  For tho purpose of making tho (ole-  phono booth roally sound proof n (lor*  man Inventor lines It with tin. It  scorns that tho lining Is In overy way  most oinolont. Tho result is that a  Qormkn publication now odvlsos all  architects to cither uso tin or aluminium In (ho walls of houses gener-  illy to deaden sound,  ���������MBUaATTONB l'llUVKNT ORNTIUFUOAI- ACTION ATiONO BliAOH  lut Ions or tho consumption of conl.  Tlw corrugations are part of a (rue belli  which enters tho water without the  slightest shock.  Tho eornignlod propellbrs nre made  lu sizes suitable ������������������for motorbonts ai  well as for ocean steamships.  derstandings,"  ; Tee,.* Fluent.  Sawdust Concrete,  Sawdust concrete was used In (he  construction of tho nc^ library building st Bprlngllold, Mass,, ns a huso  on which to Iny (ho coru carpel cov  cilng iho fluoiii, (iiu olijoci lioiuii (0  obtain a foundation Into which nulla  could bo driven and In which tho nails  would hold. After sovornl experiments  It wns found that ono part cement,  lk������i\>   ^v*>.*>   fettii������   b.������i   1 ...*,v >-(..... *.C.-*>   O.  n pnrt sawdust would glvo tho rtoslr-  od result. Tho thickness of the layor  wa������ ono Inch, and C.OOO square feot  were covered.  Substitute Per IbdiuM.  A cheap substitute ..for radium, ant*  to be Ju������t ns good for moiilc.il purposes, .ti*i boon disco pored. It Is call*  od meouiliorhim and Is made from thorium, n henvy mcinlllo Iron-gray pow-  dor extracted from t.'ioritr, 1 ful iht al  fou*d principally In '.'orwsy.  Odd Uees For Paper.  Paper Is 'entering Iuto 6omo of tho  Important arts of Europe. Tho most  novel uso of It Is In (ho manufacture  of false tceih by the Germans, who  say of (lio product that ll Is keeping  lis color woll and Is decidedly stronger I ban the porcnlalu Imitation, When  the wlnomnkors of Greece found (bo  lumber (00 costly wllh which to  mnko wlno ensks, tho manufacturers  substituted papor pulp nnd havo found  It most satisfactory.- A recent, nov-  olly 'Is the work of tin Austrian ssuli-  scrlbor to a newspaper, shoots of  which ho" preserved ns material for  a sailboat, The.boat Is twenty foot  long, and for eat'Ii paper board entering Into Hi 2.&Q0.copies of Iho paper  were used nud softened for final molding under hydraulic pressure. Several  countries hnvo oxpci'lmontod In nink-  lug paving of waste paper, but tho  cost so far Is prohlbll!ve.--Chlcogo  Tribune.    Government Whltewaih.  Tho following recipe, for whitewashing has been found by experience  to answer on wood, brick and atone  nonrlji' an woll as oil pnliit and Is much  cheaper,  .Slake half a bushel of unslnked lime  wllh boiling wnjcr, keeping It covered  during the process. Strain II nnd add  a peck of salt, dissolved In warm wo*  ter; throo pounds of ground rlco put  In boiling water, nud boiled (0 a thin  pasta*, half 11 pound of powdered Spanish whlllng, and 11 pound of clear glue  dissolved In .warm water; mix these  woll ���������togolher nnd lot the mlxluro  sland for sovornl days. Keep the wash  itius preptni'il iu u koine ,oM>ortuble  (uruiiop,-and whon usrd puHt^on as  hot its posslblo wllh painters' or white-  wasih briisheii.  Orfm *nu Armor.  In a recent, paper Hear Admiral  Bacon of thp British nnvy, dUcusslug  tho probable Imtiloshlp of iho'future,  arrives at llio conclusion Ihat the race  between gun and" armor, which bat  been going on for ever half 11 contury  has been decided, for .fho: moment, Id  favor of tho gun; nor Is there sny, Indication of (horo being a chance of ttu-  provlng (ho armor and slrongfhrnliifi  Ijewrnl const rttctIon, so ns to rondrr  uhlps rr.isnniil.lv Immune from nrmor  piercing projectiles.  , ./*).0 avert ������y������  "Ho Is such 0 ready loiter wilier."  "That is n wroat gift."  "Yon would think so If you wero In  hl������ iilnce. It kcops him In hot wnlo#  till (ho (line. Ilo ia .nover without a  breach of promlso suit on iil������ hnnd*."  Melon Way.  "Helon's married."  "To whomV'  "Dul/c. somebody or .other,"  "86 sbo bought a duke."    ���������'*"  "Ko; I ralhor think sho sold him.**  "How's IhatV"  "Her father failed tho d������y after th������  woddluu.''          Certain Te.  "Ho Is jrolng tho pace rapidly."  ���������'flood I"  "You evil minded porsonf Wliy?"  "He'll got thoro sooner." ���������  ���������'���������"Wl^veT1  "Bnck fo hard work,"  His Ideal,        n  "Maud?"  "Wolir  "Do you know what a man's Idf.'.l  woman Is like';'* .  "Suro! Sho Is one who hsin't an  Idea,"  'These Days.  "Don't worry over split milk."  "I nm not."  "Then whnt's tho troublsJ"  "The bill for It."  ,     Cull a Hilt.  On ������\itoninbll# rsotns  Thorw ottflrlit to be a oheeir.  They either brink Ihe resord  Or ���������!������������������ ihav break lheir neok. Maf^-mtVJijrtqemWa^+apWZM im,w,.mt m k*m\V>'������i*'���������<>imiam*tKm T mTijl r.^.i.i**��������������������������������� *.Ji_i>iif^im-*������-im*mmimttmj*mamimKm.**ar*amiZii*$im*tfy*t*v,"#aigmi**l^^ afiiwml. AMhWmi*mt^-mfia_Wii*mtimt>mmwv*'im ��������� friM^  :?yi^f^  mm  <- - i, *-* ���������.  : ���������<" %T-: iA,  ^fifll'l ll'lf ���������Illlll^  T"-**'"WT  , I) , *,;'���������* iiS'"--Il  '}     'It  T' 4  ,THE NEWS, cpMBERLAND, B. C.  ny  */  ^^*.i^-  is the. highest type of  womanhood.,. .."���������'���������  Scott's  Emulsion  is the highest type of  curative food.-  The nourishing and  curative elements in  Scott's Emulsion are so  perfectly combined that  all (babies, children and  adults) are equally benefitted and built up.  . ��������� Sedan Chair.Still in Use  Tho news that thero is ii woman  still living who rode' in* a Sedan chair  Is, a reminder of the fact that there  Is".one town in England where a Sedan chair Is still used. It Is in Knuts-  ford,, in Cheshire���������the-"Cranford" of  Mrs. Caskeli. Kvery May "Day Knuts-  foVd arrays itself in gala attire.-Sports  aro held on tlie village green, tho  May Queen" Is, elected aridj crowned,  and���������in order that no aspect of auti-  ijuily "should be missing���������the Sod-gii  chair Is produced.., Kiug Kdward and  Queen Alexandra visited these fesll'/*  iUes Jn 1887, and, In honor of. u,c  event, gavo permisshn for tho v<,id  "royal" to ho used in ������ouiu*.c'.lo*v \\-,ih  tho sports/' Whatever miv havo Von  absolutely tho latest date* ab-which .-������  'Sedan chair w'������v.i uasrl. I',:*������������������ '*.u,ir. at  auy rale, had a longor llt'o thun most  forms of public convcyauco, for IL appeared In Kngland as early as 1(5-51.  und in Loudon fit) yoars later, when  Sir Francis Duncomh obtained, the  solo privilege of letting and-hiring-  them. Thus tho Sedan chair was in  uko for roughly throe centuries, and  how many hansoms are likely to ho  carding pasaongere In 21U3. which  will bo tho torcentonnry of their Introduction?  Be ture to get SCOTT'S���������  it'a the Standard and altuaya  the beat.  ALL   DRUGGISTS  11-17  mm*i9&\Mmmmm  A Stable Warning  ������ Wlicn having a look round a stable  where & number of'horses aro'kept,  it becomes qulto natural to bestow, a  pat or caress on any'equine which  'may lako tlio visitor's fancy; but this  la a matter in which caro' should be  used.- Tho most-harmless looking animals may .prove to. bo-really," vicious  and resent 'attentions iu a forcible  manner.* In' most big stables---where"  visitors are frequent, it will be noticed that certain of tho horse stalls  havo pieces of straw rope attached to  the posts. ��������� This is intended as a  .warning that tho occupant is not of  k'i amiable disposition. Why the  warning does not tako the form of a  notico which anyone might road is  - rath or incomprehensible. Presumably  the prevailing sign is a purely profes-  ional custom with those who have ,lo  deal with horses.  A Medical Need Supplied.���������When a  medicine is found that not only acts  npon tho stomach, but is bo composed  that certain ingredients of it pass unaltered through the stomach to find  nation iu the  bowels, then there Is  availablo a purgative and a cleanser  of   great   effectiveness.    'Parmelee's  ��������� Vogetabjo- Pills.are'ot this.character  ^"aiHlTn^"tlf6^'n'es*c"*0L"airpillsr-'*Dimng'  \ tlio years tliat" they have'been in use  they,have established themselves as  . so .'other pill has.done?  the Father.���������"Did Mamma punish  Vou  today?"    Tho   Hoy.���������"Made ��������� me  elay In the house whilo she was tnk-  her singlnj- lesson."  Singing Hymns Made Her Lonesome  Vory human are tho stories one will  glean as tho meet from time to time  with patients wlio have boon in the  Muskoka.-Proo Hospital for Consumptives. A* newspaper reporter has been  digging up some cases of this 3-,-ind.  When visiting the hospital, he says: ���������  "I chatted witli a young woman of  porfmps twenty-five cummers, ruddy,  pretty, smiling and happy, even though  at the lime bhe was confined to bed."  "She told ralhyr a touching story ln  those, words:���������"Three years ago- my  sister died of consumption. 1 think I  caught it from \\ex\ having been in  very poor Ileal th at-the time. There  was nothing for me to do,- if my life  was to be spared, but to come to this  institution. I would*not give up hopo.  I like being here alright, only when  thoy'jare singing hymns on Sunday I  feel" a"bit lonesome'aiid liiuuoslck. The  doctors are all kind, and the nurses  all lovely."  Hunting the Emu 0 *���������-  " The natives ,ot Australia aro ingenious. s A.black, ou discovering emus  feeding on a plain, will cover his/back  and head with an emu skin; allowing  It, to hang down well on the side toward tbe unsuspecting-birds.' In bis  right band ho vlll carry, ��������� bidden by,  tho skin, a boomornng and one" or two"  throwing-sitcko or-"waddles"*,- Then  his left arm will protrude beyond the-  fikln straight out* to the elbow,, and'  the forearm wlllbOiberit up,* with .the  hand at. right angles to it thereby making -a capital Initiation of- an emu's  head and nock,   - .    . .  Now and then this hand or head  will bo brought to tho ground as If "for  feeding; and oh (he black walks along  he imitates ever*? motion ot tlie bird,  while at Iho samo' time, by-means of  the big toe, he dings a spear along tho  ground.  ,An Knalishninn. whllo riding wltb  a companion across one of the vast  plains of Queensland, was passing a  ridge when, aa his oyes cleared- tho  summit, he saw one of the very wild  blacks of thn ''district walking quietly  along toward u Binull scrub In tho middle of tho open* Tho Britons pulled  up to seo what thn man would do. His  sharp oyes, however, soon detected  the while men, though their heads  only woro visible* to him, and he  dashed 'into tho scrub.  Almost immediately from tbo opposite-side of Uio pcrub darted out what  to them appeared an cunt, driven out  liy the ontranco of the black, so they  give chase, bul quickly discovered it  to be only the black, acting emu,' not  exporting- that"tlie white nien would  give chase to what-was in thgse parts  a very common bird.  There is iio poisonous ingredient in  Ilolioway's. Corn Cure, and il can bo  used.without-danger of injury.   '   ��������� ..  s - '   .The Indispensable Camel  On his return from a trip across  the Sahara to Lake Chad, M: K. Four-  can said recently, "My trip is tho  burial of tlie liuns-Sabaran railway  idea." Other,oxplorers agree with bim  in tiie opinion that a great "railroad  across the desert cannot be financial-  Tlie railroad can sue  INFANTILE  '     PARALYSIS  AGerm Disease Which is Baffling the  Doctors and Alarming tVie   '  People Generally  It uiay be said that doctors aro only  agreed on two points regarding this  much dreaded disease.  First, that'it' is a germ disease,"aud,  second, like al! gorm diseases oan  only bo fought with pure, rich blood.  Prevention is always the better way  and that is why wo aro always talking  about lhe wisdom of keeping the  blood pure and rich and the nerves  healthy and strong by using Dr.  Chaso's Nevvo Food.  I-Mch, red blood is a deadly foe to  disease germs whether they arc germs  of infantile paralysis, of colds, of consumption or any other disease.  Don't lot tho blood get thin and  watery. Don't let tho nerves get exhausted. The risk is too great. Every  dose of Dr. Chaso's Nerve Food goes  to the formation of a certain amount  of pure, rich blood. For this reason  you aro certain to benefit by this  treatment.  You need not wait until you have  some form of paralysis before testing  this great medicino. He warned by  headaches, sleeplessness, irritability,  failing memory and power of conceit-  trtitlng the mind. lteslore tbo system  while still you havo something to  build on.  ' Qet now energy and* vigor'into the  system by using Dr. Chase's Nerve  Food, *50 cents a box, (5 boxes for  $2.50; at all dcalprs, or ted-uon-wi  Bates; & Co.. Umited, --Toronto.  Etiquette for Murderers  The trials of self-confessed murderers who wish to bu arrested are related in   iho  Matin by  M.  Clement  Vautel.  Some time ago a man named Herges  was stabbed to death in the Place do  Malakon at Algiers. Three men wore  arrested on suspicion, but as' they  proved their innocence, were released,  and the matter was shelved.   A few  days ago, however, a-man"called at  the office of a "police commissary and  said to that official:-"My-name is  Matins Yvorra, 1 hilled Herges, and  this Is how 1 did it." The, commissuiy  listened to the man's confession' and  said:  retary  The secretary also listened to - tho i  man's confc-aslon, and after a little!  rpl'leclioii, said: ''Now look here; my j  good man, this is not (ho way to got j  arrested. You, must, write us a lot- j  tor confirming tlio vorbal statements *  made to us. Then wo'll bo able to at-;  tend lo yon.- Now,* got, along." The!  "man loft the office, apd perhaps because ho was nol a good writer, has  not  been  seen since in  Algiers.  LARGE PROFITS IN MAKING BRICK  1 tricks cnn bo made from Clny, Simla  or Sanil. Full Information upon request^  The   Berg   Machinery  Mfg.  Co.,  Limited,  Toronto, Ont.  D  ISEAS13S   OF  MEN���������DR.  DEAN,  specialist. 6 Colleue St.. Toronto.  GfKrinmiry m       v>r������iirt I no I.     uvru������������,  ESTABLISHED l8Sz\^__*-y  Awarded "first priso at World's Exposition on its work and methods.  Writo for a free catalogue.      W*  "You'"had-' h"Uersee my sec-'also givo instruction by mail.  Minard's  Liniment Cures Colds, Etc.  tug  ���������illnard's Liniment Cures Distemper;  Patience.���������"When I was young I had  Ht least fifty offsrs for my hand.','  Patrice.���������'"Wtoso wore '^vhat you  might call your-palmy days, I suppose?"  . quickly slop* coudlis, cure.-) colds, hoeti  llio throat and lunds     -     ���������      J" cents.  A kindly will often makes- a way  when a bitter tongue will erect tu-  surmountable barriers;. .   .  The Modern Chinese School  An Englishman wlio has boen Leaching in China for twenly-five ycai'3 reports that tlie advanced modern spirit  permeates even to tlio schools. There  is hardly a schoolboy at Cheng-tu, for  instance." who is not acquainted, with  the outlines of-tho history of. the  Fronch Revolution, and they have all  followd the progress -of nationalist  ideals in Turkey, Persia,' India aiid  Egypt. ,  A patriolic'Brltish teacher at Clieng-  tu. we are told, was pointing out with  prido to his-geography,class the many  red colored possessions of Oh-eat Bri-  tain,, when he was stonped bv shouts  of '-'you-side-them"- from-his class.  lirilre"l)ro"p^anda'of"thoTevoiutiouai-r  'party too a poster demoting tho. swal-  lowinc of Egypt by Great Britain lias  played a prominent'part. .*  Moorish. Officials  The Moorish officials aro inadequately paid and are liable at any  moment to be stripped and cast info  prison at the caprice of thoir'overlord. The natural result is that thoy  make hay while the sun shines, and  by thoir "pickings" provido against  the evil days which are almost sure  to bo In store for thorn. Says a writer': ' '"Before they lako office ihoy  may ho honest and kindly men. hut  tlio knowledge that",they mav at any  momput fall \lcflms to a higher powor quickly corrupts thorn,*and they  proceed to do oract.lv as tbnv aro likely lo bo"done by. Each official preys  ou tho one bnlowiiini, but whllo oaoh,  for a, short lime at leant, enjoys powor aud prosperity, tho noor peasant  it BQueezed unceasingly."  Canadian Pacific officials state that  the Windermere Valley, British Columbia, is being very rapidly settled.  Settlors aro going, in. in largo numbers, mostly .from, the British .Isles,  and many lots" havo been -purchased  by the new-comers in Tsvermere. tlie j  commercial "centre1 of"the valley. The  latest bulletin issued by'the Canadian  <��������� i ,m ���������,!i,.,o,i ������������������ v,-,n Pacific Railway states that construc-  ly successful.   Tie railroad can bic-    , Kootenay Central Railway  ceed in comparatively rich co'intnob  ,a       ceedillR.       idl     gpadl   , befng  m}L 5������d���������������l1c?i "^n^n   LSI completed-aa far as. Dillimchoen. 42  ..J mites south of Golden, wbile from j  the Crows Nest Pass the rails are I  laid as far north as Fort Steele. -A  small tourist hotel,was opened in In-  vormere in Auguel, and two banks  ,havo,secured'Sites for buildings to bo  erected in Uio "spring.  Mrs. Hubbubs.���������I see you still have  your cook. I thought she was going  to leave.  Mrs. Snbbubs���������She was. bul I bought  a new set of dishes, and 1 don,'t thick  she'll go till they are all.broken.  . _  Stands High .  "Would you say the presidency or  tbe judiciary is the noblest institution In the land?"-asked the interroga-,  tlve person.  "Without intending to cast a slur  on cither tlie presidency or the judiciary," asked the^opinionatod "person:  "I -should say that pay day holds tbat  enviable eminence."  we  aro  "I see that you mentioned my name  .as that of a'possible candidate," said  tbe politician. "Yes," replied tho  Btatcsmun: "I*wanted to give them a  quiet hint as to how much worse they  might* do, if they don't take me."  Did She Mean It?  " "Dearest," ho whispered,  coming to a  tunnel."  "Don't you dare to kiss mc,"  threatened.  "No, dear. It's lighted by electricity."'  "Oh," she cried, "how provoking!"  Somo Job  "Got a job at last, have you, Dick?"  "��������� "Yep; dollar a week."  ��������� "What kind of work?".  "Scrapin' tho wads o' gum' of'n tha  backs o* furniture in a second-hand  Store."  ways be poor In comparison .with  Europe. Railroads may bo built near  the sea, ami along some of the rivers,  but for interior traffic, and tho industrial development of the inner  parts of the Saliaran region, the ancient camel caravans must -bo -depended on. ' ,  THY ^U������: EYE FJ������9f  F������rBid,mik,We������7,W������leryEy������������A |  GRANUtATTCDEYEUD^ I,  MurineDoera'tSmart-Soothee EyePala  Onnbte M Shrisit;t Rom*-/. VvO. iSe, He, tlM  Marian Eye Ssh-e, in A������oplicTub������������. 25c, 01.SW  BYE BOOKS-AND ADVICB.FRER UV-HAOi  Muriae^*eBra������Gd5r:Os^CliisHs������s������  '��������� "My husband never gets  should for his poetry," said tho poet's  wife, with a lingo of sadness, "Oh,  don't bo too hard on him," replied tho  girl absent-mindedly.        .    .  An English inventor lias copied an  old irtrajn tho history of telephony by  designing a liiuismlllor shaped like  tiie human onr,  Pills for , Nervous    Troubles.���������The  stomach-is the centre of, tho nervous  system, -and -when the stomach suspends  healthy  action   the   result, is  manifest in"disturbances of the nerves.  If allowed to persist, nervous, debility.  a dangerous ailment, may ensue.   Tbe  firs I. consideration, is  to.roatoro the j  -stomaoh~to-proper-action._arid_-tlicrej  is- no readier remedy" for  this thau I  ���������.,,-;,.,,> Parmelee's Vegetable'   Pills.      Thou-  wnat-ne   sands cauattcst tlie ���������virtue of these  Tills in curingJnervous disorders,  Teacher (to -the' now pupil)���������Why  did Hnnnlbal cross tho Alps,. my little man?  My Little-Man.���������For.Ihe same reasons as tlio 'on wont across tho road.  You don't catch mn with no puzzles?  Not the Pliable Kind  "I can twist my lumhand around my  littlo   finger,"   uold   tho   Clrcasslou  beauty. ���������  "That's all right," ropllod the fat  lady, "bul. If you had married tho oa-'  ulflod man Instead of a contortionist  you'd find hini a harder customer to  ���������fioal with."  Boxton���������And did the now curate  speak?  Parson���������Oh,- yes, ho passed a fow  t'.iu-Huiy HiiiiurkH.  Soxton���������Denr mo, sir. How shocking!    ���������  Battle With Eggs  ' It Is all a mntter of custom, lu  America the students cut capers nftor an athletic victory,' Tn Glasgow  the occasion for a "rough Iiouko"Mb���������  of all evonls���������tho election of a Lord  Rector. It happens that, Mr. Hlrroll  wus recently elected. The two groat  political parties havo candidates, and  thus tho occasion afforded an outlet for old antagonism*^ though, of  course, it la-all for fun. Tlio Liberals  prepared for the culubratloii by buy.  Iug u quarter of a ton of ponmcul and  4,000 eggs. The Conservatives had  about, ua much. The fight wna a glorious ono, tho polico mnklng no at-  touipt to IntcvforcwItU tho practice  of cenlurle*.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen-1 have used MINARD'S  LINIMENT from tlmo to time for tho  past twenty years,. It waa recommended to mo hy a prominent physician of  Montreal, who called it tbe "great  Nova Scotia Liniment." It does Iht*  doctor's work; It ts particularly good  iu cases of Ulioumatism and Sprains.  -'        Yours truly.  G. G. DUSTAN.  Charlored Accountant.  Halifax. N. S��������� Sept. 21,1005.  Chinese Names  It is apparently the intention of the  revolutionaries to oblltorate altogether  tbo old distinctions between tho Chinamen and the Manchu. One of- theso  was that whereas a Chinaman had  three names, a Manchu had two. Yuan  Shih Kill, for example, is- proved a  chinaman by hiu triple name, whereas tho members of the late Ministry  had dual name's, and were thus proclaimed Mnnchus. It is now decreed  that the Manchu is to acquire a thlirt  uamo, and the old distinction, which  was of ton helpful to Iho liuropoan  ctudont of Chinese affairs, will thus  vanish.'  to  of  Thousands Now Use This  Low-Cost Cough Syrup  A Family Supply for BOe, Csvlno You ?8���������  The Quickest, Beit Thln-a Vou Ever  Used, or Money rttfundetf.  Tlio prompt and positive''results Riven  by tlilti Inexpensive coiihIi modiolne lmvo  caused It to bo u������od In moro* hemes-in  the U. H, and Canada than any other  ��������� eoufflt remedy. It irlves* instant roller,  ������nd will uiuially wipe out tho most ob-  stlnato, ���������iloep-ncntod cough inside ot u  Itnuni. It qnlolfly uuocoods, cvon tn  whooping coukIi find croup,  AT'O'Cent bottlo,of I'lunx, whon mlxod  with bomemndo Hiiffar syrup, mnlcns iu  ounces���������a. family m*pply���������of the moat  pleasant nhiS cffcotlvo courIi rsmorty ihat  tlfltiV)/  yv.HU  UK) i  Ul U hUVMlS Hi  ���������-'   J'.Ul*!-  Iv iircnnvcrt In live rrtlrimo*--full (1lr������>f*i-  tions in pueltngo,  . Children tako pjnex CoukH Syrup wliv  lln������ly, because ft inHtci rooiI, it ntimu-  IMch tho nppotito, and in miijlitlv luxit-  tlvc���������both excellent ..matures. Splendid  for hoarHencBB, thront. tlcWo, bronchitis,  /���������Ir     find   n   T-riimnt    mK<f*p'J<*fMl   r-������mr.i1i'  for Incipient limfr troubio.  1'lnox Is a,special nnd highly concentrated compound of Imported Norway  White I'lno extract ond U.rloh In nuftla*  cnl nnd other natural lirnllnrr plno ole-  inon*t!!. Blmply mix it with emmr syrup  or strnlnsd honey, In a lB-os, bottlo, una  It Is i-ettAy tor xw.,  Wney Iin* nflrn lieen (mltnte<������, Mu  never ������ucoc������*-fuiij*, tor notnintf elno will  prortu'ee the aamtt rosul-tn, The itfmilnn is  Guaranteed to Ktvo uIihuIuio wiitUfucllon  or money rt-funrtetl. Certificate of trunr-  snteo (h wrapped In enoh pftr|tnge, Your  druRRlst has T'luex cr will glndly R*t It  Jor you. if not, send to The Nnox Co.,  Toronto, Osy    U| |        mi  hi , nun   * * in "- "���������-"-"  W. M. U. flo. 878.  The word has gotio forth thai pros-  poets aro good for tho glnsong crop  of Ihe preeont Reason, This crop Is  ono for which thoro Is no local do-  mand what ovor, bul Iho outlro product of this,,country, which Is con-  sldei'ivlilo Irf Hunt to Kong ICoiir, whoro  It, is distributed ovor Iho on tiro Chlnoso kingdom. The amount oxported  In HM.rt, .0*1,000.poundH, wuh consider**  nbly Iosh. I linn that of Iho previous  year, which 'reached' 10,000'��������� pounds,  and Ihat for tho yoar 1008 was 1 .���������HI,-  0:18 pottiida.  , Tho Meaning,of "Mayor"  Tho word "mayor" Is mi Aiigllcl/.od  form of the Noruiun tonu "nuilro," It  was.Introduced '*������ a title for the chief  magistrate of u borough or city In the  rolgn of Homy 11. King, John .fInst  grunted Iho cltizoini of .London the  right of eloolliift a mayor annually,  The prof I x of "lord" and (Iio nlylo of  ���������"right honorable" wero conferred by  !T*!Y,'-\r.l V.f. In l"ff     Vrtv rt lnno* llmr**  thoreaftei', * Yorlc was tho only othor  KngllHli city luivinii a Word. Ahiyor,  hut In recent, years tho tltlo hus boon  extended to nutnoroun provincial  eltloa.  Al n. Orosvonov Btiunrn dlnnor party  an oldorly diiclioss bud oppoauu io  hor a cotintesH of American nationality, "You American gills," Biild the  diiclioss, "hnvo Hitch poor complexions,  haven't you? You look so pasty bo-  Rldo our rose loaf Kngllsh,, inaldii.  What do our noblemen find no attractive tn vonr yellow fncns?" Tho Aiiirvr-  Ictin countess, blinded by no illusions,  lauRhcd coldly. "You 'eoo, ducliena,"  sbo ������ald, "It'u not. our yellow faces  thnUnttract your noblemen, It's our  greenbacks,"  Abmtt ton millioii poundu of tobacco are gr v-vn annually In Canada, nnd  i,r_*i,Dim pounds in Australia.  The Food Supply of Japan  Tho American Consular report  baud states Hint the population  Japan '������ Inoicii&lng Taster ihnn tho  Increased oul|)iil of, foodstuffs: Tlio  population of llio country hus boen in-  erais-dug al lliu rato of 1,2 por annum  so that at. this rulo the country's population will oxcood 71.000,000 in 10K7.  The outnut oT rlco, tho principal foodstuff of Ihe Japan ouo, has' also Increased of Into yours, but tbo production of a 'noi'ir'nl vonr does not exceed  2.1:1.(100,000 biihlielH, roughly, about f>  bushols nor ranllii of tho population.  It is evident Hint tho mipply or vuw  will griulunlly (till short as tho population Inercueon,, Thero la no prospect  of any groat limroaao In tho production  of rlco sufficient to moot Iho���������I'nnreas'-*  lnu doiimnd In.Ianftii. and It la thoro-  foi*o iiocoHKiivy lo look Io tlio colonIoh.  l'"ormo������a and Korea, for a tuijinly.. lo  nmlce Rood llm 'deficit. Tlio (l|nl!lui of  the .livpnnopo In oat foroiun-Ki'nwn rlco  Ih nlno u .factor l������ Iho situation.  "Isn't that MIbs Yawcr blnfiiiiK  across tho way?" "Yes. I wished she  belonged to a grand opera company."  "You surely don't think she can  Sing?" "Not at all, but grand opera  companies never come into this town."  Whv didn't Kve have lhe measles?  Sho'd Adam.  ���������\Vhy are hogs like tre-p?  Because ihey bolh root, for a living.  You often need some heat  in early Fall, when you have  not yet started the furnace.  In whatever part of the house you want it, you can get it  best'and quickest with a Perfeclion Smokeless Oil Heater.  The Perfection is the most reliable heater on llic market, and you  can move it wherever you please.  Start it in bedroom or bathroom, and you dicta in comfoit on the coldest  morning. Take it to the dining-room, ar.d eaily breukfnit become* a plcannt,  coscy meal.   A touch of a match at duck, and all ii enug (or the evening.  Tlie Perfection Smokeless Oil Heater i������ beautifully finished���������an  anywhere.    Drum* of plain ateel or enamelled in blue; nickftl tiimmsngj,  A tpecial automatic device makei imoking impotsible.   Burner body i  become wedged.   All parti eaeily cleaned.   Damper top,   Cool handle  Dealer* avarywhere t cr -write (or descriptive circular to wr agency of  The Imperial Oil Company, Limited  -an ornament  'cannot  iWtit>.j/.*>..'���������  r, ,��������� l������  1,'t III .-  ; i>rr'i"i,*'i'.'-!i"'-'<,'.!3"-���������'���������'���������-''������������������". 'y.'t.'in-x'-,. *������.'_'  !i\  ���������v i  '���������i'  m  Bomcbody Would lie Hurt  Patrick Mtirpliy was prnparliiK <o Bo  out on Fnir VJiiy, whon IiIh wlfo called  out: "Pat, lituo you uol yor bIiIIIo*  lalRh?"  "Ol lmvo," i'fl|)llofl Pat,,nt tlio mine  tlmo ompliuHlKhiK tlio runt hy a thun-  iteroiiB wliaolton tho iloorpoat.  "Thin put ti lirlok lusoldo yer hat.  Uomlmher tlio hrokon head tho hlioyB  Kiivo yoz laflt-Fnlr Hay."     ���������  "Thank yw. for tlio Kontlo roiulndor,  mo darlint, Imt Ol'vo Rot a boltw stir-  pi'lHO iniuKul liti iituiii tiiu ���������lM,fl.l-il>:  D'l'vo r-invc'tl iirtrf'tinmlto f*nvlvtil"pi In-  nliln mn hat, There'll ho nn unhappy  Fair Day foriiomolwly wlion thoy liny j  Pat Jluriiliy'H head this y<ar, Ol'm nf-  ther tliliikln." ,  .nf'.  , .ui ,if/���������;;'���������'���������i  ;:"*'*   >;���������*-  !'*"i."*   I'i  HkVtl>������ cojnimuB of,iilnlili)"-\vlu}i������ It  points, tho Hlilp gooa. If llio nopilln  directs It to tlio roekfl, thoro 1������ wrcok  and dliittBtoHf to tlio ojvn \-ty\. : htc  Ih oloar nallliiit. '  "You look hlim."  "I am.  1 lmvo culled on lier f;i>lur."  "What ilhl lio nny that ho upset  you'!"  "It wuh not \vliut hu talil lunt up*  Thinking of Building a Silo ?  Better Build it  -4)  of Concrete  UUI coniitructlon of it Bll������ afforda  nn excollont example at what tho  farmnr can  do witli Coiicroto���������  and of tho ouporlorlty of Coiicroto over  all  otlutr material  for varioui utruotural  work about tho fnrm. .   . .     .  Th'o UBtiot woodon ilio, bonidw beln* exp������milv������, li fnr  from niitlsfactory. l'n,th������ ifrttt place, It ittien not undor-*!  and, morr Important Btill���������belnir fnr from wenth-sr-proot  ������-lt������ oontonU boconio wntcr-Jotjcod���������produclnjr an unaan-  ltory condition.      ,  A Bllo built of Concrete, on. tho. other hand, In  'practlc'nlly nvorlMtlnrr ���������U 1������ proof n&nlnnt hout, cold  and mr.lBturo���������and It ban tha merit of compnrnllvt  BCl   1110.  il  Wo mnst'()iireoUo,i Iciinv ilu������ v.*avi  of rlKlit f.ml wronrt. find' l:uvi,-,������yi l.'i.rn  od, wo muni choofio.  "What tho Farmer Can Do  Willi Concrete."  Telia you how to use Concrete in corutructlr*  Hltehlno Poiti  Hortft Dloeka  narni  Cliterm  Dfllrlaa  ptpiitno TanUa  Founclattonf  p*ne* PoiXt  Faedlno Floora  Guttora  liana' Neitt  Hout-).)  Poultry Houiei  Hoot Cnllara  Clloi  fiheltor Walli  btuhloa  Gtaira  Thi* ononomy fcatur-* In further explained In our Treo book���������"WhatthtFmmtr  Can Do Willi Comrrtf,"���������wbklx lulls how to  nilsnnd uso Concrete for the making of  ���������\\c nnd other imtldinKi on the  ���������farm, JW   You niny  dcnd mc a  copy of book  rmtr Can Do With  ttnlli  6t������pl  Tanks  Troiicjh������  Walka  V/*.!l <Z\trt}\  Ctc, etc, ate,  Contntt,  Canada Cement Co. im  61 CO Netlonal Bank Building, M������mW**l*  a*_m*mt.  Kama  *,*..*..,it..  i..: -_l -"   r.        rt"'        ������    ���������    4"  TflE   NEWS,   flTTMBERLAND/ BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  Tlie Curterland Hews  iss ted  Every   Tuesday  by  the  Comox   &   Cumberland  Pcib.istimg  Company,  This paper will not hold itself  responsible for the opinions of oth-  Hi's, us may appear in its colmnne  'rom time to timo.  WEDNESDAY^ 1M>. 7.   1(J12,  WATER NOTICK  NOTICK is hereby yivon that ai\  application will ho made  und. r Part V. of tho " \Va or Ac',  1909," to obuin a licencu in n.o   Division of Coniox District  (a) Tho r.atne of Conip,ii*y in  fu 1: Wt'llngton Colliery Company  Mmiiel.  The head odice: Viclo ia, B.C.  Tl'eci'pital, liow divided, show  inn an.oaiit paid  up:   $2,OO'J.00O,  divided into 20,000 tdiarej of $1001 wires, lines   accumu'atnn,  lamp  (2) The means proposed to be adopted  j to lower and refill; None.  (3) The nature .tnd character in detail  ot the works proposed tobe constructed  to provide tor the discbai������e -mil penning  back of the water: A small dam will Le  constructed with an eight-inch pipe outlet.  Signature  WELUNCTON COLLIERY Co.. Liu  W. L. COULSON, tieneial Mai a^er  P.O. Address Victoria, U.C.  Extract from Memorandum of Association ot Wellington Colliery Company, Limited:  (a) To acquire by purchase, grant,  lease, or in any other manner ��������� ��������� ��������� *  water and rights to water ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������  (d) To carry on the business ot * *  * * electric light, heat and power  supply ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������  (f) To manufacture and use as a  motive power electricity ��������� ��������� * ��������� and  to manufacture or acquire plant,  machinery, apparatus and materials  of every kind for tlie production and  distribution of elwetricity '��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� to  Kcnaratc, use or dispose of sui ply or distribute electricity for lighting <)r  motive power ... .and to lOistiuct. lay  down, establish and carry cut,   cables,  and  ���������vach, fully paid up.  [If for mining purposes] Free  Mioi-.'-i Certificate  No   H>) Tho nameof tHo lake, Btream  or -Fonr.-e, [if unnamed, t he description i-] A creek passing ncitr the  u.outh of No, 8 Tunnel, which tan-  nefis situate near the division line  Ve ween Section 3 in Township 0,  and Section 34 in Township 10, in  Comox District.  (o) Tbe point of diversion: At or  near junction of a email stream,  flowing from ihe mouth of said  Tuni'cl No. 8 w:lh above de-cribed  creek.  (d) The quantity of water ap-  j lied for [in cubic feet per second]  3.5 cubic, feet  (<*) The character of the proposed  works: Reservoir at or ne.ir tbe  intiuth of said Tunnel No. 8.  (f) The premises on which the  wnter is to be used [describecame)  1..*, upon and about Section 8 in  Township 9 and Loi 228 in eaid}  Towhnhip; the said land being held  by tbe said Applicants in fee from  the crown.  [g] The purposeeifor which the  waler ia to be used: Industrial.  [h] If for irrigation describe the  land to be irrigated, giving acreage  tvorks.  NOTICE.  In the Snpreme'Court of British  Columbia.  In tin* matter   of the   Estate   of  llonry Brooks,.deceased, and  In the matter of the "Official Ad-  minUtra'or's Act." ,  NOTICE is hereby givn that  under an order granted by His  Honour C. H. Barker dated the.  loth December, l'JII, I, the undersigned was appointed Admin-  istrntoiv.of all and idngular the es.  tate of Henry Drooks.       i  All parties having claims  acrainst the esiato of the snid de-  ceased are requested to furnish  particulars of the same ou or before the 10th day of January, 1912,  and all parties indebted to. the said  estate are requested   to pay  such  iudebtedueB8-to:me_f������ir.th-\\-ith.   Gko. Thomson,  Official Administrator.  Dated at Nanaimo, IJ. C. this 15th  day of December, A. D. 1911.  [1] V the water is to be used for  power or mining purpocea describe  the place where the water iB to be  returned to some natural channel,  and the difference iri altitude between point of diversion and point  of return      [j] Area of Crown land intended  to   he  occupied by the proposed  works:   No Crowft land to bo oucn  pied  [k] This notice was posted on tho  twenty sixth day of.January. 1912,  and application wil) be made to tho  Commissioner on the fourth day of  March, 1912,  [1] Give tho nameB ond addressee  ot any riparian proprietors or licen  rees who or whoso 'lands are likely  to ho affected by tho proposed  worlep, either above or tfhlow Hub  outlet: No proprietor or licencecs  or their lands., aro likely to be  aff col.  Attach such copy of du.ch part? of  tho  Company's   memorandum of  nBiiocintioii as authorize tho   proposed a| plication nnd works.  ( Signature)    WELLINGTON   COL-  LIKIVY CO., LTD.,  \V. L Coui.HON, (leiiornl Manager,  P.O. AddroBB) Victoria, D.O.  APPLICATION     FOR     STORIN-t  WATER.  (s) The placo of the proposed reservoir  lor storing; At or near the mouth of No.  8 Tunuel, which said Tuanel is above  (x) The meant hy which it is propoaed  to store the .vntcrj Hy a dam at or near  the mouth of said No. 8 Tunnel,  (u) The low waier area nf the reservoir  site or sites is 8no ������i(|tmre feetj The area  at ttie height at wihui it \������ piopru.-tu u>  pen the water is 800 square feet} and the  'difference of elevation between the high  and low waicr plunr.s in $ feci.  (v) Mow is it prrposed to acquire the  Iind ncce-.sary for the purpeses The .).���������  phcants own the luul.  **.     *> 1 TT.v/i-ii iiclytlii- nitmbri of arte-  led *-������;��������� u-kfl it* be ii)i|K;ijiiii*''*i; Out-  ti������*ah of one acre-foot.  (x) Whether jt i* proposed to lower the  wattr n iny natural Wlte or standing  body ul water; and if so, then:  (i) I ho anticipNlcd extent of the lower  ���������������',*���������, N'ot lowered.  TENDERS.  In the matter of Henry Brooks,  deceased.  TENDERS for the purchase ol  the South E������t6t part of fractional  North East quarter of See. 20,  Township I). Comox District, containing 20 acres, will bo received  l>y the undersigned up to tlie 20th  day of January 11)12  Gko. Thomson, /  Official Administrator.  Nanaimo, B. O,, Dec 15th, 1011  NOTICE.  NOTICE is hereby given thu  tho undersigned Imb jdirchiued the  Laundry business of Mau L-.ik.  All depts and claims against the  suid Mali Leo muot be presented  to him for payment, and all depts  duo him must bo paid him mt or  lwforo tho expiration of Miirty  days fiom thu date hereof.  WiJwPnNti.  Dated at Cumberland,   II.   C  January 22nd lftia.  FOR   THE   BKNEFIT   of those people whom I   ,  have   not been   able   to interview during my,.  stay here, I wish to announce that   shares in our Company can be had by sending chcoue, draft or money order  payable to the Hudson Bay Insurance Co., to the address   ,  below.    The share offering is 5,000 shares, of which over  3,000 shares have been sold since our stock sale opened  December 4th,  i9i"i, at 3- premium of $30per share; viz.  $130,   per    share of which but the premium of $30 per  share, and $20 per shaVe of the capital, are being called  on the following .terms, viz.:��������� ,,, '  #20 per share with application  $15 per share in 60 days from date of application  #15 per share in 90 days after aforesaid date.  Dividends averaging 28.91- per cent, have been  paid by this Company during the last two years, besides  adding to the suiplus, which now amonnts to $69,13245.  This !s the statement for 1910, which is the only one yet  available. ^Dereferences in Cumberland are the people  who have bought shares,  BALANCE SHEET, June 3Qth, 1911  Liabilities  Capital  Stock ($101,746:00  paid up)....". 8508,700 00'  Agents' deferred commission  *aifd~S"iTffdrv_accoutits-T~;    3^>"������7������-57-  Reeerve for reported and supj  posed losses (unaddjlisted) 22,482 94  Payable for re-insuvance... 6,965 88  Re-insurance fund  57>������97 72  Net Surplus and Reserve -   - 69,132 75  ������7������3������255 86  Asskts  Cash on Deposit receipt and  on hand '���������$ 3������������77& 05  First mortgages, bonds deben    .   ,  hires, real estate, etc. .-.;.. ,227,528 74__  Current agency balances....   27,779 88  Furniture aiid fixtures,'maps,  Head office and branches.      7,524,56  Cash paid iuto court, for dis-  puted claim .��������� ��������� ���������      2i686 63  Capital uncalled   406.960 00 ,  "T- .  ������7������3>255 86  [1 b.I o       Thos, W. Patti:ksont,  Lieuteuaot-Uov". n.or.  .CANADA :|  PROVINCE or UHIT1SU COLUMBIA.  QEOB GE the FI tjta,fy the Gr* ce -ot\   ,  God, ot the United KingdoBi of Gieat  , Britain aad Irtland, and ot tho British  Dominions beyond tho  Seas  KING', "> '  Dafcncler; of the Faitb, Empororoi."  India..- V     -       .    . ' s .*  To all.to .whom'these pwscnta shall o.uao  ,��������� Gkeeting. .*-,  \Y. J. Bowskk, (WHEltEAS appli>  Attorney-General I *y. 0Uiou has  been made tb Hn Hcnuitr the Li \itc-n ut-'.  Goveruor i'i Counoil. undor tt 0 "Muiiici-  palitieB Inoorpomt\ou 'Act," by tho Muni-..  0 pnl Counill of tht- Ciiy of Cumberland,  to extend tho limits ot the Municipality,  inaac. i\1iu*oj with a rcsoluticn puss������d by  two-thirds of tho immbo 8 thereof and ���������  confl.-it.ed by a vote of the oleotor ;J  Aki> whkukab thooofiBO-tof theuwners  ot moro tlmu one-half iu valuo 0! fio hw\  to bo iiicludtd wil lnu tbo bouinlurius of tho  proposed (XtouBioa [-.fit0tod thtroby, aud*  who aro ui titled to petition for Loo potion as (i Mun oipnli y, has buoa obtained  at n pill hold under tho provisions of  section 10 of tho snid Aot;  Now know vk, th.rofuro, tlmt by viituo, ^  ot tho muhurity c.*iitni. ed ht the said,  "MunkipulitiiB Incorporation Aot," Wo ���������  do hfioby proolnim that iho limits of the  C >rp'rii.iun ui tho Ciy <f Ciimb rlutid.  Bhull be Hnd they hoio >y are oxfc ndodfn nv  the lut dny of January, .tit2, sj ai to iu>  ������ludo Blook Ono," Lo Q.ie, uhd Block 11,  Lota Oue. T v, Toro , uud Four, b ing a  mbdj-ieibu of part of L >t Twciity-cnp,  Ncl-iou Dis rijt,  IjfTBSTIMONV WlIEKBOP, We IlUYC OftUBCll   *  thi8������ Oji Letiera to be mado.Pa oijt,  and the Gieat Sml of Our tnid 1'iov-  iiuo to bo hereunto i,flixeil.  Witness,  His Hoi our Thomas Wilson  rATEBftjs, Licutin.nl-Covurin.]' 1 f tur  said Pruvinco of Br.tith C- lumbia', iu  Our City of Yioloiin, thiB twonty firit  day (it Dec mbor, in the jear cf  Ow  ,   Lord tne thouenml ni e hundred end  eleven, nnd in the eeco d \ car of Our  ' reign.  ByComm&nd.  HENRY ESS0N YOUKG,  , '  i'rovincittl Seciotary.  Dried Brewers' Grain  Clean, bright and wholsome,  low in water and carbohydrates,  but containing nearly double the  amount of fat and piotein. pound  for pound, than the ordinary feed  ���������stuffsMn-local-userifc- ������������������  AY INSUR  ANTON  BUGGE, Special Representative.   ���������  Stock Sales Department, >y> Main Office,  411, Pacific Block, VANCOUVER,  Winch Building.  NOTICE.  NOTICE is   Iiereby  given  to  John H.tGlanvillo, co-owner .in  tlio Robs group.of Mineral Cluiine  bituatoil 20 miles from tho mouth  of Phillips llivur in the Nanainio  Mini'im Division, tlmt his sliarn of  tho expenditure 1ms n-ot been piiiu\  aiid thnt wo intend to lliu notico  with the Mining KccbriU'i' of snid  District according'to Section 25 II,  Chnpler 185 of Tho IJ. 0. Mining  Act,  J, O.'Itoas, Agont.  Lund, 13. C Oct. 7th, UUI.  mmi ������ wr tt ��������� ���������- ������������������ ���������'-       ' " ������������������-������.   *-^  Meets all the Requirements  of a Prcfliable Dairy Feed  and compared in price wiih what  is asked Ior other feed stufls, -is  triple protein value for your  mpney. lis superiority lies in  the fact that feeding it increases  both the lotal digestible matter  and the amount of fat and protein in the daily ration  And Saves you 40 (0 0% on feed  You should not be without it,  Malted grains, fresh and sweet  from the brew kettle, drscd in a  continuous vacuum process by  Royal Stock Food Company, Ltd.,  Dryers of nud,Dealers in Pood  Products.  Scotia and Front $trkkts,  VANCOUVER, B.C.  NOTICE  NOTICE In horoby given that lhe  partnehdiip firm of *' Cloutier &  Kiikbri(le,"I<ivory.Hliiblo keeper*  in the City of Cumliorlnnd B.C.  has tiun day been dirisulvoil.  All debts duo the firm must he  paid forwith to Mobboi'iJ Pottor  imd Kiikbi'tdo who in hereby ntith-  eiisuii to givo rocuiptH lor tlio uiune.  All debt agiiinst thin firm mind  bo prodontod for pnyment within  130 days from tho duto hereof, to  \fpRO(H.-j I'olt-i'r A'   Kjrl.dirltlrt.  P. II. Cloutikh  Dutod Jan. 22 11)12.  CUMBERLAND   -CAFE������������������  JACK & RICHARDS  I'ruprietoi 8.  I'ARM FOR UKNT.  Farm for rout; long term pro  forrod. 100 acres more or lose,  about twoiuy-fivo cleared, good  (J.room house and out building".  Also for Bale ono general purpose  team well matched, ono heavy  draught hojve, and other stock and  implements. For particulars up-  ply fJolm .McDonald, Coniox P.  ()'., B.C.  "movingT  Pianos jxkv  euhniturk  Urclglu, Wood and Coal Hauled  INDEPENDENT  TRANSFER  RICHARDSON & HAYWOOD  PHONE 6 7  Windermere Ave.  3  [or  DISKS TAKKN  FOR NUT   COAL  WHO AM  I?  AM CREATED to sweeten, elevate and  enrich life.  My voice reflects Harmony���������heaven.  My virtues are supreme because I give all  and take nothing.  My years of usefulness arc unlimited,  My .strength holds the tension of forty thou  sand pounds.  My frame is built from selected luonarchs ol  mountain forest.  My tones vibrate ou German-made steel wire.  My fingering lips are carved   from   tusks  grown in tropical jungles.  My action embodies the best result of human  effort lo obtain strength and responsive-  .   ness.  My coat i.s made of hard wood���������mahogany,  hr*vv\ nnd Pi frit ssi nil walnut.  Nn homV is complete without that for which  I am created ���������Mudc. ���������  I   AM THE  PIANO  The GC0. A. FLETCHER Music Co., Nanaimo, B.C.  T. E, BATE,  Local Agent for Cumberland, BC  ' notice.   ���������;���������'..���������;,  The aiinmil mooting*of the Coniox .'Crcnmory Association" Ltd.,*'  will bo.held  in  tho" Agricultural  Halli   Courtonay^ on Thursday,  January 18th, 1012 at 8 p, m.  Wm. Duncan,  Secret nrv.  ���������KSQUIMALT-   AND   NANAIMO  RAILWAY,  PUBLIC NOTICB * is horoby  givon ihut tho EKjuimnU and  Nanaimo Rnolwny Compnny did  on tho ninetiomh'dny of January,  1912, (lcpimit In 'ho Laud I.loi.di'try  Ollleti in ih������> City of Victoria, in  Iho Prtivineo of Hrltlsli Columbia,  plan, projile nnd book of rciorenre  phowinir the loon'ion 6f it������ nro-  poeod lino of railway from; Blnck  Credit, to Cumphell Itiver, Van  couver Icliind, loihg Milo 40 to  Milo 72 3. as   approved   by   ibo  fiir On imd a*1- /'  DATED    H,i1h ' twority-fiecond  dny of January, 1912.  W. V. Salpiuihy,  Seorptary.  m  Hr*, Simms will givo Iopsous  on tho jdar.o at hor Iioubo in ;������lor������.  iisnloni, fiirinorly owned by Mr.  James Stewart, on nnd after  Mai eh -Ith-���������until then itt Camp as  UMUll.  .��������� ������������������������  VO\l SALE~The8(Mith East  'corner of Maryport A ven no and  Heeoiid St., wiih buildings.   PHeo  Sf>W Of),    Afiply nt fl������M oftlw or  J*. O. Box 014 Vancouver,  mmm -ij-.v.'.i... .-'"\ ���������  ;���������:;.,���������*^-.,\;  ,, *��������� .v:', * * ',..'- ������-v'*."Vi; ��������� V  -  li  MaWa Your EXPEN5E3 Light  Makes Your BISCUITS Light  Makes Your CAKES Light  Makes Your DUNS L������eht"  Mak*s Yoar LABOR Light  ORDER FROM YOUR  GROCER.  E.W.CIUETTCO.,LTD.  ���������^���������wotlo, Out.  The Courtenay Hotel  Every convenience for guests.  ThoContial Hotel for Sportsmon  None but the. Host of Wines and Liquors  at the.Har.  RATES REASONABLE  THE.;NEWS,. CUMBERLAND,   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  " NOTICE is lioreby given that on tlie first  day of Dooemlirr liixl; Hpplioation will, bo  made to the Superintendent of Provincial  Polico. Victoria, for tho renewal of tho ho>  tel licaise ��������� to st>ll liquors hy retail in the  hote]{[lcuown a������ the Port Augustu hi.tol. sit  aated-ntOo:hox. H.O. John C. Clakkxck  . Da-.ed Octobers 1911.  NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC.  Having built a large ���������w arehouae and mil  fit Courtenay, 1, will, in fu'ure keep on  hand a -stock������ fall IvJukU-oI! Hay, Gr..ii),  nud Poed at lowest market rates. A  specialty will ho mado -uf-,roller orushod  fcail fur hora.awli'lo'i'^ill make u m-ving  ot one third in the co,t. of fteil. Orders  given tho tonm-sbcr or by phone, v id bo  promptly filled. -Thiiiikinjf you for your  pair, nuge iu iho puBt and nolioiiing aeon  tiimancoof Uiustuio on bioad.r hues, 1  bjg to rcn.Mii  Yours (ocomnimid,  BYRON CRAWFORD.  John Johnston,   Prep  JOHN McLEODS  for'first-'.jlabs-  CANnV, FRUITS,  CIGARS & TOBACCOS  IK YOU WANT  GOOD PRINTING  ,-. 0  'GIVE US A TRIAL  UNION S. S. CO.. of H.C. Ltd  Nanaimo Union I'av- Comox - Ruute.  ."  Sailing hb undor���������  Twiu.scrtfw stemmr "COWICHAN"  L-nv'tH Vancouver Thu 'uluy G p.m.  Arrive Uni m (for Cnmbeiland^ Friday  mornh.g.  A-r.ves C-mm: Friday nioni'ng  Iletur.-iing  Lv    Comox  Fi'id yip in     \ -  >��������� Uuion Ray       "   5   "  ������������������ .Naniiln.o 11 p.m..  - Lenves Vm.conver, Saturday 8 j: m  Arrives N<nnimo,  Saturday 12 p m  Arrives Uni.in;* Sund-iy G u in  [for t.'uinbcrliini'l  Arrivee Ui mox,   Sunday 8 a ni  l-to.ui'uiug:���������  Leaves Cq,w-x. Sunday 4pm  Lo-voh Ui)'').. Sunday 5pm'  L������ivai Niiiaimo, Sunday 11 p.m  [Suhjoot io oh, n^e withoin i.o ict]  NOTIOE ia'hcrtby givon Unit !K) days  after daUlintend to Rpylv,to the Houour-  ablo the Minuter of Linda fo: a lieeiuo' to  project for co-d nnd petrileum under tho  foreshore and uni'or the n u'or on thehiucU  iu and opposite the t >11 >������ing cloiorihed  lands situate iu Kup.-rc D.^uio j��������� Cm-,  moueiiig at a post ;jldir.cd uu tho ma beaoh  ufchigh watermark at tha Lterboation of  Sections 14 a id 15 Township 2, Port Mc-  Null ll-ipert D.fitriot: ihtiioo north 55  chains m< ru or U-ua to high water mark Ou  the north tide iti Pore McNtill Hirhor;  thenco following tho eoi beach at h gh  wa oi' mask around the hoad of the liar bbl  to lil'iog of commencement,  ���������     '   ���������' Fl'ANCIS M.   TOIIDIFFK,  B. Pneac, ngent,  Dated tli. lt>t day of Sop'eiubur, 1911;  KPTIL'J*.  NOTICE is licrohy ������iven tlmi  application will bu nmtlo to the  Purl inn ion t ol Oinnda ������t tho noxt  Sussioii thoroof for thu'oontinn  ittion of tho Charter of thoVAN-  COU V E RISL A NI) AN U 12 A ST  ERN RAILWAY COMPANY  nud for mi extonshm of timo 'for  tho coninionceincnt of construction and completion of the eaid  linos of railway authorized to be  constructed hy tlie Act of Par  liiuneut'oF Oinmla passed in the  Session 7-8,'15d ward ,7,' chapter  107 intituled "An Act "to incorporate tho Vancouver Island and  Eastern Rail way Company," and  by'.tho Act of.the Parliament ol  Canada in lli-j Session of  9-10,  Edward 7, ch'iptor 171 intituled  ���������'An Act respecting tho* Vancouver Island nnd ��������������� Eastern' Railway  Company,'.'  R. C. Lowk,  Solicitor for Applicants.  --'^.i-'-.i: -g^TsaaaiTOgraBgsca^^  The Yancauser Daily Province  Jo Scp.tc.mbor.23, O jS^  "������������������iC'll, for ..   ... ...   .. ^SlOCr  .C:l^ ^",^1  "Wc will mail The Daily Province  p^''dC ii'li   I'iH Seiiicm'bev 23 to .aby address  . i**z.^WmmM,.m_iKm.  \x\ Caii;iclj\ oux"siclq.the city of Van-,  ��������� i   r; \{"a,'.J\ Tl ������lljlMUi   "��������� l   'MWV*  V, / ,"   S V:-*1 <-,   mm  General Elections Eepteiocber 21  Trio f-drania^e of our Splendid ;2s8T7s Ssi'vico  ani folic--;/ :iitc!!:>snily tho rr.oves cf each party.  ''BMVW^r: Bi������?ar  pB^ahHrai'ii  mK&mm*am*ti*m*rm*^^  1  6 i  -. a*  Xmas Presents  Xmas Presents  A Stock of over  to Select From  INGS, DIAMONDS,  . -.WATCHES, VOnS, PENDANTS,  CHAINS, BRACELETS, SILVERWARE, lockets, hr:oches7  x  BERT  ASTON  THE JEWEL BOX  i  %  _\\  'ul  il!  'I  ill  -A?)  YICTOH1A LAUD  DISTRICT  District of Sayward.������������  TARE notice tlmt George Henry West oi" Vancom'or, 15. C,, oi  ciipalion Fish  Arerdjant, intenda.  to apply  for permission  to, pur-  chas-"   the   following     de^ribod  iunds:���������Oommeiiriiiir at   a   jiost  planted at the N. W.   corner of  Lot-1 1). L2'iiC. thonco En.-u. nlong'  the survey line 40 uim in:-    tlu'j4\'c.  North 20 chains,thenco   \\'e>t SO  chains,   thence South   aloii^' the  luko shore" 20 chains, and cmuun  ing 80 acres.  G KO RG K Hi-NKY WICST,  Applicant.  Dated Novem her 21ft, 1!)1L  *������  - Dunsmuir Avk���������  Nkxt to Tarbkli/s Stork.  aJaaaaammSl.*?,1  NOTICE is hcre,by Riven that jOd,<-)'s  aficr d.ue I intend in apply to the Honor  Milt!! Minister oi I. nuts lor t, license to  prospect for e o;il and peirnle-iif.i Hr.dcr the  foteshote nod under lhe wren on ihe  lands m and opposite Uie foilow-iny He-  scribed l.intts situate,in Rupert J):strict:  -Comiiunan-i; at n posl planted on the  sea heach .u liiyh w;ucr mark at the intersection of Sec,ions 14 and 1;. Town-  ship 2, Pott McNeill Rupert Dis-rici;  ihence north 55 chains more or less to  high waicr mark on ike north side of Port  McNeill Harbor; menu: e.tsteily i.lony  shoreline to intbrseciion'of Set-tions 23  and 24. Township 2, ihcisce somberly 63  chains more 01 less 10 liijjli wntet nur1.:  or. south shore of Port McNeill Harbor;  thei.ee westerly along- shore line to point''  of commeiVccmcnt. KoUND A. l.Alun.  ?: K. Priest, a^ens  IJatecl this ist day of Sep'e nber, 1911.  mamama*Mmmiam������*m__aammaaM_mmmmt_a������im**am*mm_m_mmtmia^^  .NOTICE is horuliy (f'Von tnnl :-t, ;)id  otxt ine-HtLtit; of, ho Hoard of Lioa sii  Comm'siit nom ol the Ciiy of Cumber  Ift'd, I inien'l 1.1 np*jiy for a.  renewal oMbe hottl itcen-o hf-ld by mo  ���������for tho NtwEnglund Hotel, situated 01  tho oa������t lniif of,lot 3, ii bLck 3, Cumo r-  Innd Tuwi tjitc. '       ;  . JAMES WALTERS.  Dd!ct\ this 7 h day of Nov,, 1911.  DRINK  ���������3  c  s  73  i ������  ^  4)  I  Si  CD  00  ���������'C  c  V)  ���������   f*m*  Oi  <#���������������  <D  E i2  mi .v  X -o/j  U <  .   g  _l S  ���������*>  4)  a  0  fl  ������  .5  tr,   "O  rt    u  ������v    o.  Om.UU  rA  Thcfpurest aiid;,b.>st������BEER, and ���������  'made in Cumberland.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  SIR- EDMUND WALKER, C.V.O., LL.D., D.C.L., President  ALEXANDER LAIRD, General Manager  jCAeiTAL,_^$momoQO:=  JREST,--_ $8,000,000=  0  I  tt  ^^������H^'4**H^44,4HH'^'Hi>M4jli'li  *���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ^yilllllll!l!llllllllllll!!tnilUII!l������IM  surance  , Arc you insured?  Is your life Insuied?  Is your home Insured?  Are Insured against sickness and  accident?  THE SAYINGS 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 i-jv, withdrawing the whole or any portion of the deposit.    Small,  deposits arc welcomed.   ' A234  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 ownership of the money  after death, and is especially useful when'a man desires to provide for  his wife:* -pr for others depending upon him, in the event of his death.  i-UMBERLAND BRANCH      W. T^WHlTEy ManuRfr  imm_m&*^*m*^W  The Stoire  of Quality  rhe Store  Of Quality  *-.>  p.  Dealer in  AM/KINDS OU"  I Fruit, endy igars |  igarettes& Tobacco,!;  Bonova JUock,  Liabil'ny, Burglary and Automobile Insurance.  for information write the  Vancouver Island  insurance Co.,  820 fort Street       -      -      -      ���������'-.    VICTORIA, B.C.  tallHMM  THE BIG STORJE  UU V E RT LAND Dl STKIOT    ���������  Jiis'iictof Itiiport. ������  TAKl'l not cu ihut Kudora Mno L-oson  of Vauoouver, U. d,   icouj;ati������in .VViiiow,  i toi-.da to iipjji.v  f-r |!Pr.iJo i.'ii  to pur--'  cliusu the folldwi'gtl tciib-<l hud : O m  maiiiiig iit tt a p ti planted  about   c.������  milo 1101 th ��������� imd -10 Chun fl ' ar t of the S. li.  coruProf Sue ii������u 4, T wuihip  R   th������.iioi������ ���������  j������<Jj_h_80_oiiaui^,_thence cus; 80 ohui (?,  ~"ir6i7co b()iriTSO"o>iniiTi,"~"Iti^ricS-'\vcBt~6tT"  ohainu 1 o place of cnn lnencbi.ient, uoiit ��������� 11  uifr film .lores, in r.. ��������� r los.  Hcnbot.1 mi 110 11*.vi 1*11 S.W.-coi'iKi-.  Ksutm.v Mah' Lf.ksox,  J;nCUik, Age-'.  Cut <1 Oo^-v.l or ] 1th,  ItuI'EItT LAND DE-TKlCr*  Dish 10 o'R- port  TAKK   ? OnrK   tint  A.'o'hMo   V-i-.t  LUlt'..       JJr-W!l,      <)f     lll'nol fif.ij       X\     Y.,  macriid wnmnn. iiilomU t<> "-I'l-ly f' r ]-:- ���������  misdioa to purch f.m thn f.illowM n a.'*f(".li-  e(UaiiilM~C.uini<'iju ng������t ,'������ pose pli,ir,ul  ,������t Boi.tiiwt'bt Cfiri t-r of S r, iuu lit, Toviis-  tli'P 9, Ihcnro norlli SO chii'ii',, tlmnfo  OMtt &(.) chainf, thence tfiu'li fi1) cli.tiuf,  tlunoi wcbt, 81) (I'l'iiiid lo )il..iv i,( ODiiinici)"  ment oontuining (HI) Hum* im-.m nr lc-h.  Soiibcil <m po.*jt A.K.C.H'i- S.W. or  Ainti.Aiim te'i'mi Ci.AitK V.iiowj..  Dull Oiuik, Hair,  Un'od Dtcon bor 10th, 111 10.  OUMllKRLAND.'n.O.  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  FAIRFIELD  ~ STORE Z  ii     * i,     ...������  ���������J. JACK,   J'noi'.  A Fine Assortment of  the Ohoiccst Oamlles,  Kniits nnr!   MVihncco,  Vancouver Ice Crcain,    ������  ���������   , , .1  Dunsmuir Avo.  Cumberland jg  X^^W*****.**-****'****  0  Cmt.*n Cotton Root Compound;  *������ Thrt (jroftt Ulcrlro Tonl<������, Uijil  only  wifo  cll'mtnni Monthly  illcgnliitorMn whit-Ji women i-m  go -a  8  lllll  5  M       0)  H     S  ������   6  S.8  0  8 v I ���������< t  ������   it m     2   p  ft  n  Vt '  p  o  X_   H  ��������� ^'_  Big fi  H -tf P    -a  >s 'h 'j  m  ,2 ti (^     (3  ft! (W >r.     *t  y\  ten (If-ftreo**  ft 5 No V.  Pt No. 5,  ileiwint. f'olil In Oirro  of fctft-wjlU-No.'. ft  U) Acgm* utronifot. 8J\ -.,-..-,  Tor tpotlalRvw-e, fi pt* bor  MA i>v nil CrxiettjUfM, pt ������������������������(  /     X,     J-Yticj^ropWel,. A.l.trctMt liy  ntwUttftmimOmlmHrxm. Uormtrlvit O^tmf.  ������  S  a  (4  Hunseuir.K KORTinc news  ONLYOXED01.F.AHAYKAH.  NOTICR  Anyporflon or |icrKonB, cutting  rointiving or taking nny Mnckf,  tiniluii' or wood, oi'imy dtw.riptiodn  Jolonging to Uio 'W-ollinuton. Co),  liory Co'y., or from or off tint lnnd  of tlio snid (Jomjmny,. or nnjont*  tipping rubbish of nny description  nnywher-o npun the company'������  land will lm pronocntod to tlm full  u.U-uiit of tiio law.  W. J,. UOllLbON,  Gmiornl Mniingor,  Woljingttm Colliery Co,y,  uojim,  Riding on loeomolivmt nnd mil  ���������������nv rwrrf of Hip Union Hollidry  Company i������y nny porrtin, .ir per-  join;���������except iniii crow���������i*i hi fict >y  ()roli,l'tf,d. Kmpioy.'CH rvi}- <til������-  ���������������>c ti),!i*������niii8Hfil for iilloWin^ Pitni-  Hy ordur  W. L. COULSON,  Central Manager.  WE ARI? STOCK-TAKING, and do not,.wish  wish to enrry any of these lines   in  ������lhe New Year,'  *   * - *   i,  Men's heavy dark Tweed Shirs, reg. #2.00. Sale Price.$1.35'  Mcn'H henvy bark bine serge " '������! ^175. Sale Price $1.25  Men's IIUK guar, buckskin shitls " Jj.6s.   Sale Price $1.25  11  AT COST PRICE  Men's Sweater Conts, Sweaters, Overcoats,  Ladies' Coats, Skirts, Purs���������-(till this seasons.)  Children's Hetirskin Coats.  Chenellc and Tapestry Curtains, and Table Covets.  SPECIALS  7nn pi-urn*Men's Ilwnvy Woo!  Socks, ry<Mtlnr   35c.  nnd ,joe. per p.iir.    Pay dny, 25c. per pair.  "SKI* OUR TAW.HS   OF   SPKCIALS.      They  nil ui?n������f a * great saving iu necessary lines.  Slaughter prices on all China and  Xmas Goods.  t*\J\/*m*** ���������^fXiA^t^i^-yiattymaat*).f*^ '  Simon Leiser & Co., Ltd.  y Dti������������niti1r Avo., GumhoHnnci" jj  HUI'KRT LAND  IiI.STKICT  Diistrici of'Rupert  "TAKE   nolific   ilmt   Riclimond  Chin lv. Uir������ of Vnitrouver, Ji. C>  Broker intends lo njiply   fur   per-  nii^inr. to pure luno the following  flfisenbod  liintln-'Coir.nipncinp nt  11 pom:pliintwl nt -,|   post   huUveon  se-tion' 18k, Towndiip 9, nnd uo,t-  ion 13, Xown^liipiO, 1 li -ncc v,.'t-t >0  chnin-?.  thenfo intuh   40 clininu,  ihcnco weifi. -10 chiiio*, thenco routlv  HO Qhnin*>; tl.tMicc Mint   -io   cl!ain���������������  ihonco north '10 ohiiinp, ihciuti vmt  ���������10 rhninp, tlieiu'c 1 orth HOohninp to  putco of comnitiiKomoot. eoimiiuinR  610 nercH 'moro orIlt-P^':  ���������Jrcrilicd on |iostRCH'.i N.K nor.  , lHrviMOND Chaki.kp tUm,   ,  DmvOliiik, H^out.  Datod Decoi.iJ.cr lllih,*10IO, ���������  HUI'BKTMND UWrUIOT'* '  ''DiHtriot.of Hup'ift,,  TAKK NOIIOK Ihut   T&lwfcM   IKko,  of Uii.Kbinnton. NY."conchman.i \tn. dn to  npply f"r TermlnHlon to iniroluiHD tht, f\>\*  lnwinn iWcritfuJ IihuIh!���������ConmwioiMiiiW itc  t p *t��������� plnntcd' C milo*    wtnt   ������'.    fb-  cutith'uiiHt oomor of Siotion i!*l, Toivusliiii  '.'(), tlioncu wnnt 80, (!.lniin������,  tlimcB   Nf.uth  80 clwtimi,  l.h tn co mint BO  chain-*, t.itiKc  north 8(1 olminit to p)noo ofnnmuiuiOffHiiviii,  lonliiininu (1-10 auniH, inoru or Iohh,  Burlbcd on pout I^D'h N.K, oomor,  !������r;vv.i!i.I������v!:r. ���������  *l)nn Clnrk, Aftn*nt.  Dutod Doooinlior ltli.li, WHO.  O. H TARBELL    J  {'"iniii 111   - 11 ������������������  in n -iimir iWiTii|**ii r~i ii 111w.1in  \  HIGH 'GRADE STOVES*  J MBl*all XHCIIKN ..1JTENB1L8-  Sportsmens Goods  unci  General Hardware  ~���������/,^'  <|  SI THE NEWS. CUMBERLAND. B. C  H. H.   NIGHTiNGALt;  S-T-OCK   BROinSR  Member   Stmnl'iitl   Slof;   ami   M'.n'.iin  l'>.fl-:iiiM'  LISTED      STOCKS      CARRIK3      ON  MARGIN  Crtr:'t's;������(m'.l<'in'<;  lf.vUf->l  S3 MEUNOA ST., TORONTO..  rOX   BREEDING  (N  CANADA KAMLOOPJJ NEARS CENTENARY  Much   Mcncy   In   Raising   the   Silver  Variety '  P.ronliii!; of silvor foxes Is a now  Preparing for Gigantic Celebration to  Marie Century of Existence.  Tho  preliminary preparations    for  inihit-tiy i:i Canada, chiefly on I'rinco 'colol������r:iliaR the centenary of Uie found*  Ne>vt Beat Thing- j  A -colored woman wont lo the pastor -,  of her chureli tho other day to com- j  plain of t life conduct of hcv 1uik!*uii<1. :  who, she."said, was a low-down, worthless, friflinR nigger.    After listening  to a Ion?,' recital of (leilii'iuenejesi of  lier neglected spomso and her efforts  to correct Ihem,, the minister nald.���������  "Hnvo you over tried heaping coals of  firenipoii his head'."'   "No," waa tho  roply.   "Bull done tried liut water."  CURED HIS WIFE  SO HEJMD THEM  LEON     SERGENT     FOUND       NEW  HEALTH   IN   DODD'S  KIDNEY PILLS   .  Suffered  with  his  Kidneys  and  was  very feeble, but  now he Is feeling  fine.  Saint Walburg, Saslc, (Special)���������Ono  healthy, happy family in this liolfilt-  horhood aro always ready to speak a  good word -for Dodd'n Kidney Pills.  They aro Mr. and Mrs. l.eon Serpent,  and horo is.tho reason ii\, Mr. Serpent's  own words:  "I suffered with my Kidneys and I  waa very feeljlo; My urine wan (hick  and had a brick-dust*- sodhnenl. As  Dodd's Kidney Pills had already cured  my wlfo, I. hoiight three hoxow. Now  my urine Is normal and 1 foel fine."  If, is sla.(omen'ts such as these that  Klvo 'Dodd's "Kidney rills their popularity. They aro no cure-all. They  simply euro diseased Kidneys and Iho  ills that como from diseased Kidneys.  But Ho .matter what neighborhood you  visit you find some man or woman  who lias been sick and in pain and  has been cured liy Dodd's Ki.iupy  Pills. For a scoro ot years (his work  has been going on and today in every  part of Canada Dodd's Kidney Pills  aro known as tho one suro cure for  Kidney Disease, Urinary Troubles,  Backache,.*'Rheumatism, Dropsy, Diabetes and  Bright'a Disease.  Miss Vere.���������Mr. Desmond, why did  you go to the dining-room before yon  greeted the hostess?  Mr. Dresmond.���������-Well, the hostess  will keep, but the refreshments seem  to be getting away. *  Young Flicker.���������"Which weeds are  the easiest to kill':'"  Farmer ... Sassa* Fias.���������"Widow's  -weeds;-Ht-You:---ha-ve-onlv-lo-sny���������W-ill-  thou?' and-'tho;- wilt."  ' Deafness Cannot Be Cured  by local appllciUlons, ns tliey cannot reacli Iho diseased portion ot tlio car. Tlicic h only one Hay lo  cute livatncSH, nml that In by cousllUiUuiial remedies.  i)eafiu'K3 li caused liy n'i liiflametl coiKlltlDii o[ I lie  miicoua IIuIiik ot the lCuataclilun Tii1ji>. Wlicn tliis  lube 13 Inlliimcil you havo a' rumhllnjr Bound or Im-  (crtect 'licarliiK. and when It Is entirely dnsed, Owl  win In tho result, a:nl unless the iMllaiiimntloii can be  taken out and lliii tuba restored to lis nuiinnl condition, hcarln,.; will bo destroyed forcter; nine mum  out nt ten are. caused by Catarrh, which Is nollilw;  but an Inlllincil condition ot lhe inuruui surfaces.  We will clvc Ono Hundred Uollais for nny case ol  ilciitiicKi (caused by calarrh)  Unit c.-innol  he cured  y llall'l Catarrh Cure.   Hend fnr iIiciiIhim, tire.  K ,1, dlK.Vr.V * tl), Toledo, O.  Cold by Drusttlsl.H, 7Se.  T������lie llali'a Family I'ills for eonstliutloii.  Removal of Food Supply  Little Mlsa Muffet Is of nn inquiring mind. Whon she sees things sho  doesn't understand, she inquiron about  thorn. Sho has just rolurned from  r!io Poconos, whero sho has been for  August and Soptoinbor.  "One thing I wish lo know," she  Bald t,������ hor friend, who always protends lo ho well Informed, "Possibly  you can toll inc."  "And what is that my dear lillle  Miss Muffot?" said he. "Or course,  I'm always ready to loll you anything  I know."  "Woll, I've nover stayed In Ihe  mountains during the winter, I only  go there In tlio summer, nnd what I'd  llko to know Is what do the mosquitoes livo on in my absence?"  Iilvnnl Ifcland. One man on the is  lar.d, It is faid, will clear $150,000  from his fox farm tills year. .A breeder In Dut ton, Ont. Iia3 told a New York  fiir.i reporter about his, methods.  "How and what do you feed them?"  asked (Ikj Sun man.  "One sparrow0 a day," was Black's  reply.  Tbe newspaper  speaker closely,  teet a smile.  "One sparrow a,day," repeated Mr.  Black, emphasizing each word. "Of  course, when sparrows can't bo had,  and' that's not often, a email piece  of raw meat about tho size of a sparrow Is fed them.   Just before the pups  Specialist Did Skiti  Trouble No Good  Very Itchy and Disfiguring,, Got a  Little Cuticura Soap and 0!nt-  ment and Was Cured.  "For two flummern T. niifi'-**-n*<l wiih  nliln troubio on my arum, mul mi my  li'lta from my lineen down, My iiinin  v/uro badly illHllgured, nnd 1 kept thorn  covered. It euino llko the hlvw. nnil  ���������wtxn very itohy. I conmilti'il n upocmIIkI,  who nave mo medicine, ns well <ih nn  ointment, hut Hoemetl to do no good. It  ���������wiw beginning to upponr on my fiice.  "I not, li littlo I'nfleura (Jintmeril;  nnd nomo Ontlcura Hoap, The lirst,  touch of Ointment, seemed to relieve,  mid beforo thn Cutloura Ointment wnn  flnlnhed I. wus cured. I lmvo not tlio  leant KiRii of trouble.-I think it would  lmve Hprenil over my wholo borlv If  ('titloiira Honp and Ointment luul not  ciured mo, I tun dellfjhlotl wl(h them,  mid do feel plonmxl to think I ImvoHomo-  tliinjr I huvo confidence in. I I ell all  my friends about; tlicm, nnd I think  (,'ulloura, Ointment in the bent T ever  m\y." (Binned) M. J. Uoddy, 70 McC'ai.l  Wt    Tomtit ri, IV/-*.' '">   I'H/i.  irst  man scrutinized  endeavoring   to  the  do-  Cold-Soro Bognn to Heal With I  Uso of Cuticura Ointment,  "Cullcum Ointment cured a very  Ixitl eolil-Koro thnt kiivo mn hours * of'  iii'vern pnin nnd lews of (deep. 1 tried  lots oi other remedies but nulliiiijj did  mo nny uood til| J tiled (."iiiUturu.Ointment, and from tho very flrnt application it begun to heal nnd now tlieto Iii  not even n wiir left." (Sinned) Mr������i, W;  Uoycc,Mermaid Farm, I'.K.I.,111111.H,"l I.  For more than a, fjenfrntlon (,'iitjoura  Bonp and Ouliriua OinluK-nt lmvo  nfforded fli������ i>|������>i'd|(^'l, ���������-.���������ifr. I r.!t������l nm-*:t  rtonomital tn-ntment for xlim and wuln  trouble**, nf yoiinrc and old, Altboui'J-i  thoy ah) iwibf l,y UiiiKgintrt and il������'iil������ n>  i-vcryvvliori), /i liberal woinple of each  may be obtained free, from the Potter  Drti|| .-V Clirin. <'f*i|>., nol" pronr.. f-V  Columbus Ave., JIr> ton, U, tl. A,  aro born the mother Is fed somo milk |  in addition, and for somo time after j  iho litter arrives I lot hor havo milk  In small tiuantitlos. They breed rc������-!  ularly up to 12 years of ago and live!  until UO." j  "Do they ever becomo pets, or do j  you attempt to make pets of thoinV" ,  iiueiied Iho newspaper man.    .  "My experience," wns tlu reply, "is  that they are not pets, and I do r.ot  want mine to be pots in any .sense of  Ihe, term. They will bile you if you  nl tempt to handle Ihem promiscuously. Most of them are inclined to be.  snappy."  "How do you safeguard such .valuable  animals?"  "i\Iy foxes are kept in a cement den  Hint Is an exact reproduction of the  natural burrow the avorago rod fox  fashions when left (6 himself. This  den Is in a forly foot enclosure that  is stonily wired to a height ovor which  no mnn could climb without usins a  ladder. If a man did get into tlio enclosure It wouldn't, do him any Rood',  as.Hie den in'which I hoy sleep is of  solid concrete 18 Inches thick on top  and wiih side-walls of eight inches.  Have you ever seen a fox's den? Well,  It hns many zigzag passages, and It's  a maze of turns and angles. I Suppose nature inspired the fox to fashion  his home Ihat way so as lo give battle io intruders al'ovory turn. The  sleeping quarters aro located behind  fhese passagewaySj and, except, when  feedhiK or at-play, most of their lime  is spent there. A cat and her kittens  mako a splendid spectacle as they  iunil.de over each olher, but you oui?hl.  (o see young silvora.-and (heir mother  at play. '.The extra thickness of cement on tho top'*bf the den not only  ensures safety." but tlio burrow is  warmer.in' winter and cooler in summer. If anybody should attempt to  poison the foxes it wouldn't do any  good, for they could noi reach Iho,dead  bodies in Ihe back of the den without  smashing the big mass of concrete..  ''I am thinking, however," said the  man whose occupation is both novel  and profitable, "of getting a couple of  *ilood"bioodhoiuids~as"-~an~"ndded-~pi'o~;*  I eel ion. Insure them? No company  will, writo a risk on silver foxes, .1  p-ucsu I'll havo to worry along the way  I'm going. If this couple ��������� live and  mate tho way I expect they should  bring good returns. It anything happens to either or both. I'll have to  charge it to profit and loss."  ins of Knmloops in lS12.by (ho Pacific I  Vxn- Company, aro now, well in hand, j  His Kcyal Highno33, - tho Governor- ���������  Ocneral, Lord Strathcona and other |  noted personages aro expected to at-,  tond lhe opening ceremonies ������whloh j  will tain place in September next, i  and will usher in tho festivities I  ox'fiulhi'.' r.v<'r an <"������rriiv v <'*ok. i  The tarly history of Kaniloops Is 1  full of Interest. After the poat hnd I  ���������wi established 'as Astoria bv the '  pa: Mors of the Pacific. Fur Company,  on.' if lheir ininibor, Pmid Stuart,  snath an exploring tortr lo the Rims-  wap (Mimlry in lhe fall of LSI I. Find-  in;; lhe district offered a lucrative  field I'or Iradlng ho so reported upon  his return to Astoria and al a moot-  ing of the company, the first to be  held al Worni, early in 1812, Kiunrt  wan aulhori/ed to establish another  (radius posl between Fori Okanugan  | ind Now Caledonia, where lhe North  I \W:'t company had posts,  i Pefore proceeding ln this I ask  iSluarl sent Alexander Korr upon a  (radius excursion. Koss followed the  route taken a few months earlier by  his superior and arrived at "Hum-  eloups," a.s he named the Indian village nt Ihe mouth of tho Norlh  Thompson Kivor. Later he retraced his  steps, and on August 24 David Stuart  iin his (urn went to Knmloops and car-  1 ried out his instrue.fions to build a  fori. Soon after the North Wes"  company established a post at liv,  Fame place, in charge of a cleric in  the service, named La lJoquc. I'I**.,  was the beginning ������of K ir.M y,\i",  founded by (he samo men who ei,i-tb-  Hshed Asloria at the mouth or*- Ihe  Columbia. Its growth, leading to (he.  sot Moment of th'o interior of fho. province, and its present commercial importance fully warrant, an elaborate  celebration of Ibo' city's centenary.  ���������^Sv  ?3*^?L  Wv  c/*-  S*s*T  VA  \\  IfM  ?'���������  euiT  ARE  H1NN  An amusing incident hnnnenod somo  time ago iu one of tho Puri.i courts  of justice. A vain, Hauaht.-f woman  was called up as witness, when the  manlstialo enquired her age.,  "i'w'-uly-fivo fn.l Augusi," pronipl-  b  vrjjilicd the lady.  Tiie no\l witness was a Young mnn.  who at  once acknowledged    thai    he'  was Ti year ��������� of a'.',e.  .  "Are  you   related   lo -the  las!   witness?" (incried the niaaislrafe.  "Ves, I'm lier son." he renlied.  "Ah!" mused (ho magistrate, "your  mother must have married- very  young."  t ���������  .That mnkes Ihem notitor, crispor, daintier, moro appetizing,"  Tlie one biscuit good enough to tako tlio place of your own baking,"  Fresh as the biscuits'-from your own oven,  Think .what thnt means! Freedom from a, broiling kitchen--leisure on the porch  o." in tho parlor,' Timo to do tho little knick-knacks that have beon neglected.  CONEY'S PERFECTION  Ufcd accoiding to ('.i.vci.ioiiK, Dr. J.  D. Kellogg's Dysentery Cojdial wiil  afford relief -in most acute form of  summer complaint. Whenever, ths attack innuil'eals Itseir ho time should  be lost in seeking the aid of the  -Cord ial���������11 -w ill-act- im mediately���������on-  tlio stomach and intestines and allay  the irritalion and pain. A trial of it,  will convince anyone cf (ho truth of  fhese asscrjions.  y    SODA BISCUITS  Arc the creamiest, criapost crackers made.      .       "  Th"^ aie baked in the big sanitary facjory in Winnipeg���������,  right at y-^pr very door.  Us^MOONEY'S and'bo* sure  of a  biscuit   that  is ;  ahsnliitelyyfrcfrh j u biscuit that -\\ ill satisfy the family,  \^-. v       In tempting packages or scaled tins  '������������������^  '������������������ ,      as you prefer..  "LET IVJOONEY DO IT"  Unconvcntionalities  "Great Caesar!- Is that you, Gib-  bins? I haven't thought of you for  seven years?"  "Some day, Mrs, Peters, I'll return  your call, I want to see'what kind oi'  furniture you  have." ���������*'  "A front view picture of you, Miss  Miriam, looks much belter than a profile, It doesn't show tho shape of  your nose."  "Kivors, you ought lo lake a vacation: you're doing some awfully punk  work on llio papers these days."  "Must you go, Mr, Lingering?" It's  only ton o'clock, I I hough I il, was  twelve!" .  "Tare's one good thing about yotiv  dinners, Mrs. .linos���������the table Is 'al-'  ways neatly set."  "I was telling Mr. Smidgin tho other  day, Mrs. Humploy, Hint you'd want  lo borrow this hook the first limo you  called."  "So glad lo have mo! you Mrs. Dat-  terson���������- or is your name Rouser?"  ,  Berlin's Wild PaYrots  In addltlo.il to'spiinws, pigeons and  other birds uBUiilly soon in a, groat  city, Kni'lln has now a colony of wild  Piirrato, Since tlie early months of.  tlm yoar a unmll group of common  grey parrots havo boon observed In  the til.reels of the oxtroino northern  (jimrLer of (ho town, whero thorn Is  -still n goud deal of unbuilt luml and  pirdon vegetation; and hnvo boon n  coriRln.nl iioiirtui or Inloront lo observant nnture lovers, Tlio Iltllo Hlrang-  oi'h, to tho number of Iwolvo or six  ,tooii, who are supposed lo liavo n,<.  called from the canon of houio bird  'fancier, havo suecoHHl'iilly fornised for  IhoniHolvoH all llirouijli ibo ttuinr.H'*'  luoiiths, nnd If Ihoy Hu'e wd In .ovtr-  eoinl'iiK llio rlR'ors of *l.lio winior iiiid  reach tlio broodliw hchiioii nox". upi'ii,t<  there senilis Homo poHslbi"i.y Hull; Merlin will have a regular piiptiltitlyn uf  wild parrots In ll.i iilrools  "Don't lako nway (ho IIrIiI, muni-  mn," cried a Iltllo Kusf hhider the  other evenliiR nf bedtime.  "Ves, doitrlo, 1 iiiiiHt tnko II. away,"  uuHWorod liiaminu fliiuly, "f want  my lUllo boy to learn to iiloop Ilt the,  dark."  "Then wait a inlitiit.v till I v,q\ out si  bed,"  Mr. Payup (o-rfcllin;**; for account 1.������������������  So Mr. Detts. you Ihouivhl lo clin me  by movInR from your other houce, bul  you see. I have found you out.  Mr. Dolls.���������Worse " luck, ,you'\e  found mo In.  ihe Tyranny of the Uniform  lu lhe recent Knglish Church Congress an innovator proposed thiit the  reverend clergy discard their clerical  coats, cassock vests, etc.,-aud-dress  like other folks. The' -Quoen news-.  paper does not think well of the suggestion. "IC," it says, "cycling, golf-  insrhunTins7Tn"chtinKrcriok"cting7'anu"  f nol hall, if soldiering and sailoring,  and even shopjvalkinfi and company  promoting each has it recognized stylo  nf costume or dress, why should not  the ministerial office have its own  apnroprinlc' appnrel?"  I Minard's liniment cures garget In ccw.-  qulrkly Nlnps coudli.s, cures colds,  licnls  the liroat n ul Iimrfs ���������      UO cents.  "You eaid that you wore soIhk inlo j  somo business that would bring you iu )  iiuiok rot urn q," Eiild a youus fellow to .'  his chum. "I did," was the answer: "I !  am sending maniifcripls to the mmi.-'  zincs."  Slirr nock! Doesn't amount lo  much, bul, mighly dlsagreenble. Vou  will bo Kiirm'lsed In seo how (pilcklv  Uamllns Wizard Oil will drive thai  stiffness nut.   One night, Hint's all.  Sir William S. Gilbert was once  standing outside his club when a  slrangcr approached him r.nd said:  "I beg your pardon, sir, but do you  happen lo know a gentleman, u member of Mils club, with one eyo, called  Malthews?"  Sir William pauwrt for a momont.  "I can'l say I do," he replied.-"What  is iho othor eye called?"  Neither  The funny man at the Hoard of  Trade is responpsible for-1 liis s'-,./V*y.���������  "I was sitting in a drug s'. ,r->. wailing' to get a prose.iprion fiil.jd when.  .-. yi.iing Irishman or.Un',-*d JU p.:*i)?t-  ed. lo a stack of green castile soap,  and said:���������  _       ., .' ^ _  " 'Vory well, sir,' sfiid the clerk 'Will  you have* it scouted or unscented?'"  '"Oi'll take, it witli me,' said tlie  Irishman."  Worms- feed upon (ho vitality of  children and endanger their lives. A  simple and olToctlvo curo is Mother  Graves' Worm "Exterminator.  AGENTS WANTED  For our fast selling DrugB and Drug  Sundries. Wo supply you with articles  sonic'of "which are-saleable in evory  homo; and on which you will recelva  a profit of- 200^ to_30(Lp'.c. ��������� _W_o_hava_  agents earning $6.00 fo $10.00 per day  tho year, round. Bo an agent. Send  at once*for our special agents prlca  ���������list. Don't overlook this, chance.' It  means dJIars to you.   Writo at,onc������.  THE F. E. KARN CO., LIMITED,  Canada's   Greatest   Cut   Rate   Drug  House, Toronto, Ont. ���������  "I   irnlln   wiv  more cnrefill."  my   lirnyei's  a  lillle  A Church Picnic  A enuiilry vlcnr once took a number  of his flock  i.     ... , ,.,(���������  lo the senslde, and, meet-  ii,,,,,,,    ,,..,n.| f,>,,..   ti,A  W. N, U. No. 873.  shore In nolltudo, remarked:   *  "I nco thnt you nro enjoying this  bountiful mi null Ino nud have been  drlnkliiK In tho ozono, Jolui."  "I don't think an thut was tho nnmo  of lhe 'oiiso, Hlr," replied John, "but  nnywiiy, thn lh|iior was good,"'  The Way of Thoin  "Ob,   >eb,   be'n  ii   ver>   inielli-ciiiiil  iltiili."  "Whut mukci yoirihlnk ihtil?"  "I lndged no from hln talk."  "Why, what, does lie talk aboul?"  "Il.-'n fui'i'ver iull;lng ulioiit how In-  i.-ll������-t nml Im lo."  Sell Radiation and Health  Professor ,lolin Mllno Riiggestrf that  certain experiments mado hy hlui,  sliowin:;' Hint phologriiphle offficta are  produced liy some form of radial ion  from chalk nnd grnnllo in the Isle of  Wight and Cornwall���������radiation which  ho thinks H probably of nu oleclrienl  mil ure���������ir.r.y posnibiy throw light on  difference,-* of c-llmnlo observed in  plncchwhich are rolnlivoly nonr togothor, . Future research, ho thinks,  mny perhnps show thai: tho well-being* of living things on tho snrfiico of  our enrlii Is more (leisendanl upon Its  rndlullons Ihnn 1ms lillliorto boon supposed.  Youthful LoqIc  The I Pitcher I:i oloinoiitiiry miillioin-  lilies looked hopefully nboifl the room.  "Now very carefully, before you answer my, next fiuoslluii."  The small pupils sal oagorly awaiting It, vvide-eyml, nnd In some fusliinc  on, opon-niouthod,  "Which would you ratlior have,  Ihren bags wllh two apples lp ouch  bug, or two bats'with throo iipjilos In  each bug?" nuked Iho teacher,  "Three  bugs,  wllh  two applet) In  each bug." un-sworod n boy In one of  the hi si scttlH, whllo Iho cltiss sllll debated an lo tlio bent, njiswer,  '  "Why, Chnrlki?" asked Iho teacher,  "HocniiHO thoro'd bo one moro hug  to hist," announced llio prnolloni  young matheniallcliin.  A fruit plo In vory good, iiuulo with  a Iltllo wntor aud oilmen sluck IojjoIlior, Thon, whon il la hulled I lie top  orunt can be llftml el'f and n tiyrup  of walor, fiiignr^ splco   and    biiUor  JIUlili;il  iu.     Ll   llli,->   \.aj    tilt:  i-lii ,    iil Ci  nol  bntl *fi\xl In Hie bnkliii' hhiI b",ive  tho pie dry.  Oil for Toothache.���������There Is no pain  so acute and distressing as toothache  Whon vou have so unwelcome a visitor  npply Dr. Thomas' Keloelrlo Oil according to directions and you will find  Immtidlafo roller. II louchos (ho uervo  with soothing effect and Iho pain do-  parls af onco. That It will cuko toothache Is anothor fine duality of this Oil,  showing tho many ures il hns.  "Whnt's that you have in your  hand?" asked Mrs. GimloUof her hjis-  band, as he brought home a roll of  manuscript.  "Brains, .madam," replied Mr. Gimlet pompously. "Aro you surprised at  tho fact?'"  "Not tu Iho least," sho ropllod. "I  knew yni didn't carry them in your  head." ��������� ������������������'  "Do >\m wish to have n life-sized  portrait," asked tho avt 1st. "Certainly,", replied Mrs. Newrlch. "It'll probably cost more lo frame, but gracloiiB,  we ain't v-.oln' to stop at I>,^1"  "Uc says thn'. his employers always  regarded him us a -valuable man."  "Yes, thoy offered u largo rownrd for  lilm when he. left."  REST AND HEALTH TO MOTHER AliD CHILD. M  Mrs.Winslow'h Sooruivo Sviini' liat been  ithcrl for over SIXTY YtfAK-Shv MII.r.lONM <>f  MOTIIICKS for llu-ir CIIir.UUnN WIUI.K  THJiTIIINO, witli PIJUl'lCCT SUCCKSS. It  SOOTII1CS the CIIU.I), SOVTMNS tlie (IL'MS.  Arj.AYHnll PAIN ; CURHS WIND COLIC, nml  is Um hot rcmeily.for ItlAHHIKliA. It is nl������-  Folulcly liQi-iiilt.'8>, Be mire mul ahk for "Mrs.  Winslow's -noolliini; Svrti-p," and take uo otlKC  kind.  Twenty-five ceiita n bottle.  Wlhl iinlnuik; are Irritated by  ga/o of man,  If you are wlllioul at  1( Imn boon it good plan to pretend  I,, ,,���������(. Hie lie'i'il  'ii   'H'      ffi, ni)-mi  ga/.o as ii challenge,  Wo nll.ndnilro n good loser, bul  much iirol'or.nol to ptiy tlio rolo,  tiie  nm,  not'  Hi-  WO  llesldfs the usiiul burglar iilarms  thai, protect bnnk miuIIh a snapshot  ohm'���������ru has boon introduced. Automatically II; will Ink"* Uio burglar's  picture as ho-looked while In the net.  Tho flashlight photograph wW both  servo to Identify tho man nml rurnlsli  ovldoiico" of his gulll,, y,.  Mlnnrd'B Liniment Curos Diphtheria.  Mrs. Kiipnck.���������Tho phlloHophovB toll  us Uml. blosHlngn oflon como to us In  disguise.  Mr. lf/iipeck (with it Kiiddmi allow,of  spirit).���������Marin, when uro,you going to  uniniisk?  A Denatured Alcohol Tent  A careful tost of deualurod alcohol  was lately ���������iniulo by tho drlvor of nn  automobile, who drove his niacliliio  from Now York to Philadelphia wllh  alcohol I'uol, Ho found tulviiiilngos  and disiulviuilagoti In tho use of It,  Tho auto coiitnuiiod; throo fliiios as  iiineli alcohol as it would havo oon-,  mimed of gasoline, but, a part of the  exeesH wiih duo lo carolnssnonn. Tho  npeed wuh loss than gusolIno would  lmve given,,and tho powor developed  wns lonii. Hut If Is to ho horno lh  mind that Iho onglno wan not, con-  Hlritctod In uso alcohol. The now fuol  'i" "hsolntoly wil'o. nnd lum a loss die-  n"-t'eenbie ndnr.' On the whole, be p'ol  every thing' ho .oxpectod out of alcohol, uml nlUiougli ln> duoH not oxputjj,  n goimi'iil ndopilon of 11 for plenum  vehleloi), ho forsoes a��������� lurgn nso of It  |iy the fnrinern of tho West,  Queen Nllxabofh of Holgluni Is taking fitppa to "revive tlio limiting of  j'iriiHBol'H lnce by tho girls umi'womc^  of lior comilry. Bho In having lace-  nmkliif,' iaughl. In fho IndiiHtVlii/  sidioolH, nnd has formed n cohUmny,'  with it capital of $S7,000 for thrt pur'  pone of geltlnp; Iho lnce In higher-  prlcnd nmi'kolH, pnrllcularly In the  Inrger American cltleii.  "How did your act InKc nniiitcur  night?"  "Great. When I rang the flrat  vri'.so (hey ycllod 'Fine:' and when I,  riling Iho second ihey yelled 'Imprlnoli-  meut,'"  irtlio devil lost his tall, would ho  find* anothor in a saloon where thoy  roti.ll bad spirits?  Duke of Wellington's Sword  ���������The Bv/brd worn -by tho -Duke of  Wellington at his most nieniorahlo  victories .has rocontly been addod to  fho. rest of the relics of IhcDulco preserved in Iho Royal United Sorvico.  Museum in Whitehall. Tho inloreat-  lng memento, a -allvov handled gonor-  al'H sword without a scabbard, was  present od by tho Diiiiocf Wolllngtou  to tho lloynl United Sorvico Institution on the occasion of a visit paid hy  hini to it In 18117.  Is a ship a pi'i ot snow when It Is  adrift?  The Famous J^To Lamp  The R-ayo Lamp is the best nnd most serviceable lamp you can find  for nny part of yout home.  It is in u������ein million* o( families.    It-s strong white light lm made  itfamouu.   And it never flickers,    y  _ , In iho diniiiR.room or lite parlor (lie Rayo Rivet jutt tha light tlut it moil e(Fec  live. It is k bucolning Ump���������in itself- and to you. Jutt tlio lamp, loo, for bedroom  or library, where a clear, ttetdy .light it needed.  f The Rayo it made of ���������olid bran, nickel-pUled | alio in numeroui other itvlei and  finuliei,* Eaiiiy lighted without removing ahude or chimney | easy to clean ������nd rewick.  Aik your dealer to ilmw you htilioi ol R������yo limpi i or wrllef or descriptive circular to any agency of  TKe Imperinl Oil Company; OmUcrl  Economy in iittic things in just a)  F':-i"i ^I      'mpottant as economy in big thing!  te^EDDY'S   MATCHES  11 y ."'i'i-;1'- "'-,--, -t ",.���������'���������  | will answer one of your ''economy cjueitions."    60 yinxxa  of constant betterment has brought them to such perfec<  tion tti'at one Eddy Match doc3 the work of seyeral others  of inferior make. ���������        b ,  ALWAYS   ASK  FOR  EDDY'S.  '"'/ ���������*M'  I  i  ���������a THE NEWS, CUMBERLAND, B. a  ���������+i  IN THE  By L G. M'OBERLY' :  Author of .    .  . "Dan and Another," "A Tangled  Well,"   "Sin of Alison  Deer-  InOi" etc., ete.,  WARD,   LOCK  &  CO.,   LIMITED'  - London, Melbourno" and   Toronto.  owner  (Continued)  .   Mr. Edward Sonnies, "'solicitor,   ot  Essex Street, Strand, had a reputation  for shrewdness nnd worldly wisdom  which  hnd already carried him far  along Iho road of fortimr, and it was  IiIb flxod intention thoy should bear  hini to tho furthest goal of that pleasant road.   Thoro wero certain peoplo  who hinted that tho clover solicitor occasionally purimod methods which did  not err on tho sldo of over scrupulousness; but theso   .pooplo would ' liavn  ��������� boen totally una bio to convert their  hlntB into'assertions, or to provo tho  assertions when mado���������for   tho   fair  fame of Mr. Soames had never   been  smirched, and thoro was nothing   to  show that his practlco was not of- tho  most upright and guilctess description,  Ho wns' n fiharp lawyer; he prided  himself upon bolng one, Just   as ' ho  prided -.liimsolf upon a curt abruptness  of manner which had an overrawing  effect upon*some,ot his clients,   and,  Rfter all, sharpness was as'necessary  In his clients' Juterosts as in his own.  This reflection wis passing.through his  - mind on an April, morning when some  of the frngrn'nco   ot spring   had contrived to   penetrate evon    into   the  dreary Essex Street.office,   and   Mr.  Soames smiled pleasantly ns fleeting  memories of   his   own   phenomenal  success raced across his brain.Ho evon  caught himself humming a light and  airy tune as   his   glance   wandered  round his ofllce, which in itself was a  wholly uninspiring place.   Nothing in  its appearance suggested wealth or  luxury;  the. tablo had seen its best  days, tho carpet was threadbare, and  Ihe curtains', originally red, had faded  into an indeterminate brown.      The  -'wall-paper'was'drab In   colour   and  fearsome in' design, but the larger proportion of it was . rendered invisible  by a book-caso containing dusty   law  volumes, aud by rows of   black   tin  boxes bearing .iheir owner's names in  white paint.    No, there was' nothing  stimulating to the imagination in the  apartment, but air.   Soames   beamed  upon it as cheerfully as though it were  a fairy palace, whilst ho snfc down in  his revolving chair and drew" his morning's letters' towards him.   Even dur-  lng the reaflingjqt hisjiot particularly  stimulating" correspondence . lie   still"  smiled, and now and then hummed  that gay'little tune under his breath.  "Very curious," his reflections ran  'on; as ho sorted his lettors into those  his clerk could answer and those   to  which ho must attend himself.     "A  very curious coincidence, and���������If thero  is any truth in tho  ntory���������well-���������so  much the worse for Sir Mllos Hernesley���������and possibly���������so much tho bettor  for me,"  He hummed his tune more loudly,  nnd tho smile on his face deepened  only to die, away with lightning quickness ns a tap on tho door wns followed  by tho entrance.of his clerk.  "Yon can answer all these, Johnson,  ta, 1 hnvo indicated," Mr. Soames'snlit  in his usual curt accents.   " I am ox-  j.octing Sir Allies Hernesley at eleven-  thirty.   Telephone to nsk him to como  , this afternoon instead, it possible Ai  "urgent, business matter will take   nic  '"htit thls.inornlng,' And send Tritton in  me."  Tho old clork left, tho room, and a  moment later anothor tap heralded the  coming;of tho junior, clerk, ;I)cniB Tritton, who stood just within tho doorway  with tho nervous expression of a dog  who Is moro than half expectant of a  beating.    ���������   *,..���������:..  "Como in, Tritton; como in." Mr.  Sqamea. spoke sharply, for his Junior  , clerk seldom,failed to irritnlo him.  "Mobb the man! I'm not. going to do  you any hariji. Is that d^od dratted--  tho flood'* of tho Longford' estate?"  'ToB���������sir���������Hhnll I fetch It? Did you.  want It now?" The young man's volco  had the samo nervous quality as his  appearance, It .Boomed.'*to' cum'.out  Iho wpakuoBB expressed In overy lino  of hln stooping figure, ln overy feature  of his' fair, Indeterminate fnco. Ho  lookod like a mnu of whom Fate, would  mnko a vory ousy pln,vthlng-~a man  who, In his host moments, would nover fight, a good light against, adverse,  circumstances, or against the chnngon  nnd clianeoB of this moi'lnl llfo,  " Yon���������-1 Hhnll wnnt It In a moment,  nnd thon I hnvo soipo olher, work walling, Uy the way "���������Mr. Sonnies moved  somo pnpern abstractedly, toyod with  a paper-knife, nnd spoko an Jt-tho'malted woro onn of the very slightest Importance--" by the wuy, don't, I ro-  mombor that your homo wan lit Hampshire, in tho direction of Mnnsmoro 1"  "My mothor nnd I usod to live In  ITandhurBl���������It In a few miles from  MunBiiioro," tho young man unswerM,  a dull flush, which tho lawyer's keen  eyes nt onco marked, mounting to his  sollow ohooks, "but wo loft thero  some tlmo ago���������noon after Mr. Carstairs was ruined and left the Hoc-  lory."  "Mr,- Carstairs ?"  The  lawyer  -. * 1 *,....  Mill* ,,   ,  blllll,V   t,,i,ii. l),   .lu *..,,      <���������      "I'lki      ���������>������������������  Hwunlv with ' dlfflmlly rrooN.  lng a name ho had heard beforo,  "Uniiied himself over mt Idiolto speculation, didn't ho? Ilnd a wife nnd  daughter ?" Again Mr, Sonnies' grey  eyea noted the   deepening   flush   on  ii...ti i )������������������'.-   f*;^,"    ;?','!'J   ."    !'!'"'("!   fiyir.   ff  iV cause was' mado' In tho solicitor's  mind,  ��������� Yob- -Oli, yes." Tritton Btumhlod  over IiIb words, " Miss Cut-stairs wns  n nurH-c���������doing very woll, She bad to  knvo the hospital and look nfter hor  father nnd mother. They livo In London now,"  "Ah ! " The lawyer waved iho subject usldo iim tlioiiKh ll m������ I������������������K������-v In  toroslod him, plokcd up a paper, read  face.   "Mansmere has a new  now, I understand '!"  "Sir Miles succeeded his great-uncle," the young man answered with an  indifference which Mr. Soamos saw.  was not assumed. o"Tho ' unclc<���������old  Sir "George-���������was a very eccentric person; some people, say his sou's behaviour turned his brain,"  " Hio son's behaviour ? "  Tritton wondered vaguely why hi?;  usually taciturn omployer was allowing him to run on in a way only to be  described aB garrulous, but not feeling  himself clever enough to fathom Mr.  Soamos' motives for thoso unwonted  questions he merely set himself to  answer thorn wtih' the "pleasure experienced by' a weal* and insignificant  personality ln giving information to  others.  " There wero a good many queer  stories nbout Sir George's' non," he  said. "I fancy ho left, Mansntero fho-  best part of thirty years ago, and thoy  say ho novor camo back. He wiib a  bad lot through nnd through���������no I've  boon told���������a waster."  ' " Oh ! A wiistor--yes ? " Ihoro was  a faint tinge of sarcasm- \. the lawyer's tones, a look ot scorn in his oycu  os they travelled ovor tho thin, narrow-chested young man before him,  and rested finally on tho fcoble countenance, which boro such evident  marks of dissipation and lack of,self-  restraint, "and���������this waster���������Is dead'.'"  "He died somo. time ugo, so I havo  nlwnys heard���������died In Australia, in  somo mining row���������and tho property  went to Sir George's great-nephew,  the present Sir Miles."  "You don't know, him? Having lived In tho samo neighborhood I fancied  he might be an acquaintance of yours."  " I know., him by sight���������and I have  seen him" at .Handhurst Rectory. Ho  .Was a great friend of the Curstulrs"--  a grudging not", nil at. once crept Into his voice���������"but I nover knew him.'  "Ah, well, never mind. 1. thought  perhaps you might have been able tb  tell me Something about him. Ho���������is  going to put sdme business into ��������� my  hands. Thank you, that will dd. You  ran bring up tho Langfield deed, and  I will leave the will ready for.you."  Tritton opened his lips to speak  again, but his master's face was so  unresponsive that ho dared not mako  the experiment, and with ,a rather  puzzled look on his own vacuous features, he went slowly hack to the  room in which ho and old Johnson  worked, together.  " I can't think what's happened to  the boss," ho said"to the old clerk;  "ho's been1 talking to me more.than  he over talked before, and asking me  no end of irrelevant questions."  '! Thoy aren't irrelevant if tho boss  asks them,",came.tho quick retort,"  "make your mind easy about that. If  ho's been asking you questions,, you  can beUyour bottom dollar on that.  What's he been asking you about?" .  " My old home���������and Mansmere and  tho Hernosleys. ' Vory rum���������and he  asked it all in a friendly sort of way,  too, not, tho way.he usually flres quea-  -tioiis-at-you-as-if.he_was,lefting,off_-_a  pistol."  "Oh, he's got somo new. maggot in  his head, mark my. words. He's as  sharp as needles, is the boss���������and  novor asks anybody an, unneccssu. ���������������������������  anything."  " I don't understand why he wauled  to ask mo about. Mansmere,"' Tritton  repeated with-that wearisome reiteration of a subject to which 'the weak  aro ��������� given, "and the Horncsleys too.  Not that I know much about them.  My mother always louthcd old Sir  George's very name."  ,  .Tohuson merely grunted a reply.  Ho was-uccuslomed fo hiu junior's  habit of discussing volubly and ,ad  nnusenm ovory trifle that, interested  him, and ho regarded tho younger  man with a mixture ot pity and contempt, which would hnvo surprised  Tritton had ho realised it.  "Oh could somo fay the glftic gle us  To seo ourselves as others' see us."  Mr. Soames was-quoting doftly (q hlm-  Bolf whilst his' two clerks exchanged  remarks downstairs, "but it would  require a fairy of unusual brilliance to  mako Tritton boo liimsolf with anothor  portion's oyes. To hear that young  mnn call Sir George, Hornosloy a  'waster' was amusing, What does ho  call hlmsolf, I Hhould llko to know?  What Ib Ito but���������a waster ?"  Tho lawyer-shrugged his shoulders  arid chuckled, as he ran Ills oyo down  tho rough draft of a will which ho had  taken from hln tnblo drawer.  "A wuBtor," ho repeated, "In ovory.  way a contrast to the mail for whom I  am drawing up this will 1 wish ho  could havo givon mo moro Information  about that HornoBloy business; but  ho in not tho man to keep oyos and  ours opon." And folding tho draft In  rcnrtlnoss fbr his clerk, ho rolockcil  Uio drawers, took his well .brushed  hat from its peg and wont quickly  downstairs*  "I mny bo out an hour or oven two  hours," ho nald, putting IiIb head Into  tho dingy room whoro tho two clerks  woro bonding over thoir dOHks; "that  draft Is ready for you Tritton���������and���������  by Iho way, Johnson, If through uny  mlstttko Sir Miles Hornosloy Hhould  como thtB morning, explain to him that  1 have gone out on urgent business,  but that 1 Hhnll bo froo this aftornoon."  ]\\r. Bournes' urgent btiHlnoBB Boomed to bo taking him In a strange direction, and hutf his clerkB chanced to  soo him driving through a ronao of  sordid, tortuous Btrootn in South London thoy-might indeed havo wondered  what poBBtblo orrand could havo  brought tho solicitor Into no unwonted  nnd uiiBnvoury a neighborhood. Ho  hold a letter in Ills hand, and glancing  at it occasionally, called up directions  to tho driver of tho hansom, who puw-  illil   IIIH   UliliU   iw     iiuUfeiltU     f'tt)      IM.,  dicX well (Ivp^nrd mnn nf Inw nhonlrt  desire to drlvo to ono ot tho mont out,  of tho wny cornorn ot tno Horo'.  By dint of many enquiries, and after lulling many wrong turnlngii, tho  cab ut laut turned down a.narrow al-  * . aft        ,,lf -    ,, ������-.    ..* #..������,1  lng Idly at h<;r door gavo tho final,  pleco of information.  "Oak Troo Court ? Thnt'n It, down  tho passage to yonr left. Numbor ono  la tho lop 'ouso." Tho parage sho Indicated was dark and nolstomo, and  Mr. Sonmos experienced a moment of  Indoclulon before ho plunged into Uh  depthn. But It was not his nature to  remain imdciddeii loiix.  "Wnlt hero for me," ho taiil to IiIh  rnbmnn, ond turned nlong the covered  whoso high tenement buildings .shut  out everything but an infinitesmal  strip of sky, and whoso paved centre  was the dust. bin and general receptacle for superfluities of tho wholo  neighborhood. No April swootness  oritorod hero, no ray ot sunlight over  peucrtated lower than tho top windows qf tho tenements, and , Mr.  Soames'.fastidious nostrils wero assailed by as choice a collection ot unpleasant odours as could be wished for  in any London slum, it was plain that  ouly an errand, of real urgency, could  havo. brought him to such a place ������b  this, tirid -as lio picked IiIb* way over  tho slippery and filthy paving stone's,  Dairying ln Syria ,,  In the battle for existence, the dairyman in every pari, of the world has  his troubles as well as comforts, and  whether it bo under the shadow of a  grcnt American city, wiih un outlet  bringing the tup price, or whet hor it  is among the I'torm-Hwept mountains  of the Orient, business management  BANK OF MONTREAL  cf  Ninety-Fourth   Annual    Meeting  Shareholders.  TAo Bank of Montreal has just eom-  pleUd 04 years of business in Canada,  which In tho history of a young country Is no inconsiderable period.   The  oUentlon to; detuli and  steady, coiv j !!!i!S'wU?S2lJB !?'& Zii%  Sistont work are required. in the chafv    inmZ.,..i, .  "In   nil!-   onsuit'rv "   ���������   dvrl<m    whn   in      " L������������ll-     "������ lUftliy Ways llO IllOOt-  ^"..^1..^"^ of tho most memorable  owing to  watched by curious eyes   from   the {ono-quarter as much.   Not only do wo  thoroughly  acquainted  villi   n^rlcul- j iirilloHilsroV'ofThonMnkn������m0rab,e  tnral conditions thero, tells ���������-    -������������������������������������    -   ���������������������������* -    U1������ ",lnk  havo the dair  system similar  though our product  ons tliere. lens vis   'wo lll0 fact u,at ,Ue nel j,^ ts for tl e  i-y business reduced to u; yonr wore jho ]     ^_ I���������������������' ������i  the  ar to  tliis  counlry   al-  ,hat the retirement of   Sir   Edward  roduct lirlngT, only about  WoiM,lon a8        ra, ������     ������������    ^ard  doors and windows of tho high dwell  lugs, 'he found liimsolf nlmoBt wishing  that this particular piece of business  had not, so emphatically needed his  own personal attention.  Numbor One, ns his Inforiiuml In the  produce .butter and, cheeso, but also  Dutch cheese, nnd these products-go  lo tho groat cities of Western Asia.  Damascus and Holrut arc the Now  York and Chicago markets of Western  t\Mn, whllo many of ouv products find  ���������street hnd lold lilm, was Iho houso at (-salo in France, Itnly. Germany mul  tho top of the court, and a man loung-, oilier European countries. Consianil-  Ing ugnlntit the wall was qullo roudy j "Ho Is a good market, but wo eonsld-  to guldo him to tho room he sought, i -r II seeond to Diuiuihcub.  "George Somcrs did you want, sir? "Wo do not limit our production of  Top floor back, I'U show yer," tuul' <l;Wi\v products to the cow,-but the  Mr. SonmbB next found himself mount-  K"������l l������ nlso pro-snort into service. In  . genoral manager wus nn*  nounced. Another feature of more  ban ordinary interest was tlio re-ad-  Just uont of the- vnhtos of the bank  promises. For years these wero val-  ued at JOOO.OOO, but a recent apprals-  $J.-)00 000 thus Bocurail was partly  used in increasing tho rest nccount,  which now BtandB at a sum vqm\ to  Uio paid .up capital, whllo the balance  wns carried to tho profit and loss.ac-  lug flight after flight of grimy slope,  to a half open door of a room al the  top ot tho building,  "Somebody' to see yer. George," tho  guldo romurked. pulling his head in-  Bide tho door, and quickly withdrawing tt again. "Ho's prelty bad, George  Is," lie volunteered to Uto'hiwyor, "If  there's anything special you'vo got to  say to 'Im you'd heel say it nharp."  Mr. Soamos nodded and entered tho  room, shut liio door, and to' the rojsrfct  of his guide shut out as well all-IiIb  chance of overhearing tho conversation between .the sick man Inside und  the ','toff" wIiobb advent had caused  such a flutter of excitement Iu tho  court.   '���������.'"  (To be Continued.1  stead of 'dual purjiosu' cattle, whicli  woro *npoken of In America, wo can  aptly call our cattle "Iriplo piirposo  stork'. A farmer will till his soil with  his cows, nnd when they ouilIv<-> tholr  period of usefulness ihey nro butchered. The cow is pressed Into service  on Iho farm, as tlio cost of horses is  prohibitive: a horse cnn only bo  owned by iho nobility or iImj wealthy,  and nn. avorago Arabian camel be  purchased for loss tlnfn $2,000.  Goals supplement the cow la Hie  production of butter and cheese. Wo  consider that goals tost high, and one  of onr ordinary  goats, a goal    that  She Dined With Mr. Malaprcp.  ' A simple young man was invited  out to dinner' one ovoning, and It foil  to his lot lo tako in a lady or very,  vivacious temperament.  "Tho lady did her best during tho  dinner to make Mr. Simpleton tulk,  but elicited nothing more from him  than monosyllables. As a matter of  fact,'Mr. Simpleton was feeling very  much bored.  Dessert camo, and. ns a last effort  at conversation the lady so.id-  "Oh. Mr. Simpleton, do you llko bananas?" - -    .'   ,  Tho young man appeared to be  thinking deeply for a few m.omonts,  and then answered: ,    .    -  "Er���������no���������no; 1 think I prefer the  old-fashioned night-srown!"   '  The total assets of the bank now  stand at $2.'l0.000.000 making |[ on" of  the strongest financial institutions on  the continent. A more detailed examination of tho report shows that tho  ������S*-'ir? is lor ,hB -eav nw'ounicd to  'Im'.'   u       comP������"-fld  wllh  $1,707.-  fiilJ for the previous year. Tlio balance of profit and loss carried forward  for lhe present year was $1,8r������5,tRS or  practically double tho figures for  UNO, which amounted to $niil,7RD,  Premiums on new bank stock Issued  by (ho bank during the year amounted  to $Hb5,(J77 whilo the re-adjustment of  the bank premises account brought In  an additional $^.-100,000. Thus a total  4  i   ,1   , , .-      i        of -slightly over $7,000,000 was made  could not hold down a _ at ion ������������J n  avaHablo for dlatrlhutlon ih i year, of  Canadian lodge "oom. would mako the l......... ������<..������������������������. "   "��������� ^'", "'  owners of como of the high  cown sil. up a-  A Good Digestion  menus a man or woman good for  ���������something���������good work or pleasant  times. Whoever lias distress after  eating, sick headaches, nausea,  bad taste, unpleasant breath, cannot find (iood in anything, or be of  much use in the world.  But these symptoms arc only '  signs that the Stomach needs a little,  care and attention and the aid that 4  sm  toil inn lY.,ic,h ?,1'',i?'000 Wils~ ^'Ponded in  (���������iko notice I1 ������ d������vdond������. $3,000,000 credited to the  I uko noi ico.      l no   re8t accounted $708,000 to new prom-  A Precocious Baby.  "Father,"' inquired tho little brain-  twisler ot the family, "wheu"will-our  little baby brother be able to talk?"  " Oh,' when he's about three, -Mary."  " Why can't he talk now, father?"  "He Is only a baby yot, Mary. Babies can't talk."   "_ 01i._yc3._t1iey_can._fathcr." insisted  Mary, "for Job could "talk   whsn   Xvi  was a baby. ,.   , '��������� - *  . "Job?   What do you mean?" '  "Yes," said Mary. "Nurse was telling us to-day that il. says in the Bible,  'Job cursed the day ho was born'! "  The Etiquette of Whale Eating  " "Answer this," said tho examiner,  "Do we eat. the flesh of the whale?"  "Y-y-eu, sir," faltered the nervous  scholar.  "And what," pursued the examiner,  "do wo do with the bones?"  Tho scholars lookod painfully at  ono another.   Thon up wont, ono hand.  "Woll, my little fellow. Let mc  havo your answor."  "P-leasc, sir," rospohded the nervous one, "we leave 'em on the sides  of our plat os."  fjon ts nre pastured on' tho mountains  In tin summer, and as life winter an-  proaclien tho floclt is wovked souih-  war', toward the lower lands and llio  son. ^Generally about flvo uum' uc-  company Ihese goats, herding and  mllkiua litem. The men tako turns  in making butter, or oheoBO, whichever it mny bo, the latter generally  hoing made-by thoso itinerant dairymen.  ��������� Our dairymen do not have tho advantages of agricultural colleges,  lournals and field meet lugs. Thoy  have been schooled, however. In dairy  methods by the,strenuous strugslo tor  existence, in -which only lhe flttosi  survive. Our dairymen do not know  what llio iffct"menus, although in Iho  lower countries'thero ure now being  developed chocs.e faciorlos, creameries, and skimming stations, and modern methods of agneulture arc gaining a foothold, and our herdsmen ptip-  nlemontod careful breeding by elimination of tlie weak and unproductive."  can Rive. Safe, reliable, thoroughly  tried, this family remedy hns wonderful reviving power. They tone  the stomach, liver nnd bowels���������all  organs of digestion. With these,  organs in good order, the whole'  system is belter and stronger.1  Try, a few doses and see  for yourself what . a splendid  bodily condition  Iteechain'a  L'illa  Can Create  Md Kvcrywliw*.  la toi** X$m  Tho young woman had spent a busy  dav. She had brow-bcatcn fourlcon  saloo-peoplo. bullyragged a shop-walker, argued victoriously with a milliner,  laid down fho law to a modiste, nipped  in tho bud''a'taxi chuffeur's attempt  to. overcharge hor, made' a streOt-cnr  conductor stop a car ln the middle of  a non-stop r\in for her. dichnrged her  maid and engngod anothor, and otlior-  wise refused to allow herself to bo  imposed upon, Yot she did not smilo  Uinl evening whon a young man bogged;-" '���������'.''.'���������'       .'.'..  "Lot mo bo your protector through  llfo"  Steak  According to tho uow edition of the  I'lncycl'ipnedia Hritamiioa, the word  "steak" _is apparently, derived from  Icel.'T;fdic"6t.���������rIk7' "used" in-ilie^same  sense ns the Knglish wond, "which  meant properly' roasted meat,- from  slolkja. to roast,; that is, placed on a  stick or peg of wood before llio fire  (compare Swedish,- nlok; Danish,  stole, roast  moat)."  The same authority fays: "A 'porterhouse' ptoak. Is a choice out of  sloak from Iho loin, so named, apparently.' first in New York from ;i woll  known "porlor houso', and eallng  bouse, where chops, steaks, otc. nnd  porter or stouts wero served, nf..which  those steaks woro a specially.  ' "A steak-grilled between two other  steaks which .is not pervert nftor Iho  cooking Is flnir.hed, Is nlso HomotlmoH  cnlled.a 'nortorhouso' sloak."  Not in these days of high eost moat  would such a practice as tho latter  bo generally followed, however.  After living In a house for a week  a Welsh collier took tho koy back to  tho agent. -       , ,   ,.  "What's wrong?" demanded tho  agent., "Isn't tho houso good enough  ���������for'your -     ���������   -        ���������  "That's Just It���������It's too good."  "What do you moan?"  "Wall, tho wall Is a-wooplng for tho  hIikj ot tlio root, which, being .lorry-  built and toototnl takos nowt but water: Wvory chimney's a noil-amoker,  an'���������woll, Iho 'oimo hain't no plnco  for nhordlnary alnnoi'Uho mo."  EncouranlnQ.  "MIbb Ktliol," he liognn. "or Kthol, I  moan���������Wn known you long enough  to drop tho 'MIhs,' haven't I ?"  Hho fixed her lovely oyon upon hint  with n meaning gatto, "Yob, T think  you havo. What prolix do you wlnh to  substitute?"      ���������' ���������.   WhaloB, becauso of tholr, grent ������izo,  avo not fast swimmers. Thoy can  mako only about Ion or Iwolvo miles  an hour.  The Long African Forest  Ono of the groat natural iron sure.?  of Africa Is the IminouRo m;lrntropical forest that oxlonds almost, un-  'broken from * tlio %oxti'Om'o * ,Ho,ut\)-������r]v  end; along 'tho*Knstern. highlands . 16  tho oiiuator.  Thoro are gaps In It, and the troo'.i  change in kind Boni'owhat with change  of**latitude, but upon Mio whole it lias  the samo character. throunhouf.1. Tho  altltudo above tlio sea changes regularly with dooroa-so of Uitllude. Nonr  the capo Mio forest grows at soa-lovel;  In Natal and tho Transvaal Us altl-  ludo increaBos to li.ooo, *l-,000 nml r.,ooo  foot; and on approaching fho equator  It risen to 7,000, and flmilly to ,10,000  foot. In tho equatorial highlniHln llio  growth Ib vory vigorous, and tho-forest Ib onrlchcd with tho "poncll cedar"  of Abyeslnla,*    ';  sos account, leaving a balance of ������1,-  855,000 lo be carried forward as balance of profit and loss. A'further examination of the report shows that  I lie bank has deposits bearing interest of nonrly 5130,000.000 whllo Its deposits uot bearing interest, amount  lo $10,000,000. The amount of call  nnd short loans in Great Britain and  the United States consists of ovor  5112.000,000 while tho current loans and  i discount!*; in Canada and elsewhere  ��������� amount to over $121,000,000. The latter shows an Increase of over $9,000,-  000 which indicates that the bank continues lo do its full share, of furthering the development of tlio country  und that it continues to grow with tho  country. , To call and short loans  which the bank keep In Now York  and London'while'returning only a  small rate of interest is found to be a  wise" provision. The call of thoso  loans placed in London and New York  in far less disturbing to Canadian business lhan if they wero "on call In Canada.  Altogether the showing made by tho  Dank of Montreal Is a' very satisfactory one and reflects the highest  credit upon the directors and upon  "IficT general nTanager-\vlio~lB~n~o\v-re-"  liiuiultihing tlie position which he has  liobl for co mnny years. His successor  will be Mr.* II. V. Meredith, who has  boen associated all his llfo with Ihe  bank whos������e affairs he will'further direct.  .The address ot President It. D.  Angus was as usual a careful resume  of tbe financial, commercial and industrial expnnslon of tho Dominion.  The Dank of Montreal with its many  branches scattered throughout the  country and Its Intimate relationship  with every phttBo of onr national life  is able lo present, authoritative reports regarding tho country's growth  and development. With&ut exception  Ibis year's report by tho proFldent was  full of optimism. Thnt this was not  unfounded was shown by tho bank's  record for 1011 whloh was Iho most  ���������uicccst-Tiil In-the 0*1 years IT Us his-  i cry.  Hashed Romance  There may be nothing in a namo,  but tho Amorican traveller of whom  the following is told found at least  confusion therein.  Ho had landed at Liverpool, nnd  hastened out of tho city to a rural  village, where ho found a charming  old-faBhioncd Inn which delighted ills  soul.  It was late when0 ho arrived, and  whon he asked what ho could have for  supper, the buxom landlady suggested,  minced collops.  He agreed In enthusiasm, the dish  sounded so romantic, so Robin Hoodsy,  so nlmost medieval. And what do  you suppose they brought him? Just  plain hash!    ,.  Leading Papers Display the Danger  Signal Against Atom In Food  Thousands havo no doubt read tin  commendable articles recently appearing In some of the. leading American and Canadian papers on  the use of alum In baking. Until Iho  Dominion Government follows the lead  of England, France anJ Germany and  prohibits the use pf alum in foods,  there Is but one safe-guard against,  alum, and that is to buy only a baking-  powder which has the ingredients  plainly stated on tho label.  Her Father's Child.  Tho slx-your old daughter 'uf a .well-  known ovangolliitlc preacher was  playing on tho pavomont one duy,  whon a Bliabblly-dreBHed and down-  oust mnn nppronobod    bor    father's  house. ...   ...     .  Halting tit the foot of the stops, ho  loolicd nt her, and In a wonry voice-~  Iho  Striking Misses  Tin- Hibernian mothod of statement  nv.iy bo paradoxical, hut it often hits  Clio truth; squarely on tho head.. The  following story Is told of nn old private who was wounded at the charge  of Kassassin. '  At one timo after the war, ho was  describing fho biittlo-rof, llm long  wait,-or tho i.:iiko ncrves, tho ad-  vanco, ot tho"-'Ivot, the gallop, the  charge: hosv-ii rldor two yards from  him roll dead In the saddle,.how tho  men'aot tholr tenth to win.  "And what struck you most whon  all was ovor und you looked bnck pn  It?" aftkod a hoaror.      y    ���������-  Tho old Holdior paused for reflection, nnd with iho utmost simplicity,  "\Vliat struck mo most forcibly, Hlr,  was tho bullets that missed mo."  It was stated by good authority recently that the Canadian Pacific  Railway has decided to use crued oil  for fuel, for its locomotives on a portion of its British Columbia Division.  This rumor, has been current for some  months, Sir Wm. White, ox-Vice-  President of tho C. 11. n. Hallway  having made a statement last summer that, tho inatter was receiving  consideration nt'hea.1 quarters. It Is  also said that, in this connection circular tanks of rlvettod stool boiler  pinto, with a capacity of 200,-  000 gallons will be built on the Shus-1  wap and Mountain subdivisions of ihe  first dslrlct of tho D. C. DIvIbIoii at  Field, fiolden, Hoger'B Pass. Uovol-  Btoko. Slcamous .let., Notch Hill and  Kamloops. It Is also stated Ihat the  only change necessary ln the locomotives will bo the insertion of Jot burn-  em hrtho flro boxes. Tho tenders will  be changed to hold oil Instead ot coal.  ^sKSSJSh.  **r%..  JCJDNfY^  Petrified Forest Giants  .Throo petrified redwood ticca,  pronounced tho vory largest in  the world, havo thus far boon nncov-  oivd from the debris or the mountain  'side, only a short 'dlstanco from tho    . Ur.tous Hohimlan Club grove In Son-    voice of an ttiiHneei-f,k<ful  book-1 ���������������������������, county. California.    This point  iigont���������ho asked If Iter father might.] j��������� near tho Hi Uo town of Occident.  bo found In his study. one of thoso prehistoric monsters,  "Ho Isn't homo," mid tho lllllo girl, i timt nuiko tho pyrnmldn of Kgypt  drawing oloso to him and looking up! modoi-ii by comparison In tholr ugos,  Into tho tlrod face, "but he'll bo homo ] uionHiiros twonly-throo foot In dta-  protly soon.   Vou go Into tho houso.  mfi\K,Y, r.nA is iino foot iu length.   Tho  Telephones on Trains  Tho oonquorlng or space and time  'by: electricity Is, ouo or the common  facts of llfo, but a now Invention/bids  fair to do astonishing things. -,  /J'ho invention of a Blrmingluum on-  glnoor, onablep a passenger in tlio  fastest train to talk with any ono on  tho telephone system. It mny r.oon  bo possible to hold a eoiiverraUoh  with a man In AstrdoUan'whllo wo nro  travelling through Kngland on an express at sixty miles an hour. This,  however, Is not tha most, Important  thing about tho rallophono, 11 has n  bearing on tho development of tho  railway. Now that tho monorail haB  bocomo, by uso of the gyroscope, n  practical menus of traffic, it Is highly  probable wo shall soon be able to  travel nt ono bundrnd miles an hour.  An Athletic Feot  "Hob" Dfivln Is a mnga/lno editor nnd  tho" possessor of a sonso of humor  nnd n powor of expression that lu  froquontly picturesque. Biirnklng ol  a man who had achieved somo distinction as it killjoy, Davis eaid: "That  fellow Is a groat nthloto. Ho can  throw n wot blanket SOO yardi  In any gathering."  It through, laid it down again, drum  m<?d with (Inures on the fable,   thou j way that led to Oak Tree Court.  Tho  Hiiddenly looked full Into hiu clerk's! court was a dismal place   enough,  vou poor, perishing soul, and niotlior'll  iook aftor you till ho comes."  ���������r������������������������������������������������������ ��������������������������� - - -  A Book  A book Is good company. It Is full  of conversation without loquacity. It  comes to your longing with full Instruction, but pursues you novor, It  Is not offondod.at your absontinliid.Hl-  ���������{���������<������������������?' ������r lonlhu-n tf von turn lo nlbnr  ploasuros of loaf, or dross, or mineral,  or oven of bookx. ix pihniil,, tun ���������.-.������������������������  tho soul without .'recompense, mil oven  for the hlro of love. And yet moro  noble, It sooms to pass from Itsolf, and  to enter tho memory, nud to hover In  n silvery transformation thoro, until  Iho outward Poo's in um ������ ������wti,., n,.u  tho soul and spirit aro flown to you,  and possesses your momory Hko a  spirit,  two othor petrified troos nro thirteen  and twelvo foot in dlamotor, respectively. ,,  Cy���������Come on llanna, lot's tnko ���������  look at old Wall Htreol.  Hannah (nervously). --Don't you  think we'd bettor do our ithoppln'  first?  'W.N. U. N4.F7S.  On somo afternoons the volcr-liy of  lhe wind ut Ran Francisco rises with  almost cloekhke i'���������|<,u'������;irii v Hi iutunl.  twenty-two miles an hour, and a solid  wall of fun. averting 1/j0" fc-i In  helghl, cornea through ''io UpIiI.ji  date, causing a rail In temperature t*������  shout :h������t <if the too -nuim-ly, ">"*i  do������r<w Vshr������-nlielt- i  Backache  (i only tut at ms������y lymptonii which tome women en-  dura throutfh wasknin or diipUcemeet ef the wointnly  orrtsni. Mn. Li������I������ WbiU ol Mtmphis, Teun., wrot������  Ur, K. V. fierce, ������������������ lollowi;  "At lints I wm hirdly ������bl������ to b* on my f*et.  I b������lie������������ I bad ***ty pain anil aeba a wouuo  ���������ould It������v������,   Had a verr bait cam.   Intarnal  oriatxt vrcrc very much dlieanail and my buck  *     ������      f      i ..    i.. ,.   i, ,t . *.������,  ������������������   HIJ   ttHtttf.      .    Uu.tbil   ������    fc.v*^    *.l.   .....m  nervous baadaobai, ia fault 1 tufftradl all ovar.  TliU ma* my condition whan I nttttta to you for  ailrie*. Aftar taklnl your ���������Vaior'ata Prtiorip*  Hon* for about threo months ean My that sir  haahh was never batter."  Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription  It a poMiivt cure fnr weakneii and dlieaie ol tha feminine orfaaiaat,   It tllay������  inf!numatian. fault ul.'emtioii tn-J lootbf* p������l������. To-we and M������dt������p tlienan-ai.'  Do tint ptit-mit * di������!,oncit dealer to lubitituta for this modiciao wWth hil ���������'  record o( 4tl y������*t������ of cunt.   M No, thank you, I want what I atlt for." f  //.. /'...-.,���������'. Kiattai 11*11/,. latin* mil* aatatal Hatl manaaaat aata a Ur. *>+**��������� *a*m*-**.im*mim>mim u'  THE NISWS, ClIMBEitL^HD, BJUTISHJ^UMBJA^  '���������������.   -  iw-i.iiiimi     iii^a    i     ii   in ir .ii nuni     m anmuat-mmm ������wwaBwai^Ni.w������fciiri������>wi>^^ii>i������fc<������.^r������-w*������ama.**n*������ i*oft^*������������������**��������� "   ��������� '���������      "��������� _ . ,_    ���������.     .s _ ,  1 l:  ^ITURE STORE  'i *\ \ Tu ������AVE  it<:  just opened out the largest aud best  sot tment  of Wall Paper ever shown  this city.   Our papers are the famous  "Watson 1'osiers and Reg. N. Boxer manufacture  ������CAI,L AiNI) IXSPKCT PATTKRNS  AND GET PRICKS.  FASHIONABLE   TAILOR  Ladies' & Gentlemen's  tailor madk   suits  Flt-OM   ������20 00  TO S>3S,oo.  Clkanikg   and Pressing  DONE AT  Reasonable Pricks.  Phone 52  Cumberland 8.  irvrMMMMi  WATCH   FOR  THE   BIG  SIGN  A. MolONNOIT McPhee Mock, Cumberland  /F\,fSi*Ktt*-mi&ttmw'jNr^.-rsr-raaiKMBaflr   winmwsiffiieanWJSEBisaojnoBBw/%  sl-tf tXfjf'ffffi*!*. ���������,-v,:*~a. t~-_i..,.::.-it.-xsiZBXZ2:M.   ^2^.r^i3safnicja*3kii ���������IjmM^'iiii*ina "m?  Courtenay YoKag  Kiberals Organize  A meeting was held in the  Opera House, Saturday evening,  for the purpose of organising a  Y<-ung Liberal Association. , It  was the largest business meeting,  that has been held by lhe Liberals of the Valley for-many years.  A great majority of those in-  attendance were young men who  are just entering politics, but  many of the old Liberals were  also present. ' ^ Tlie young men  were very enthusiastic, while tlie  older men expressed great pleasure at seeing the young men  coming to the front aud taking  hold of a good and very worthy  cause, especially at the present  ti ue. Considering the many  def������n's which Liberalism has sus  rained in Canada of late, it shows  that these'men arc Canadians of  ilie old Anglo-Saxon race, whom  defeat but stirs into greater acti-  _viiy-S   An Association was formed,  with a strong and enthusiastic set  of officers who intend making it  the,leading political body of the  Valley, The officers elected were  the following:���������  Hon. Pres.��������� Sir Wilfiid Laurier.  Hon. Vice-pies, ���������H. Brewster  President���������Jos. Auderton.  ist Vice-pies.���������James Parkin  2nd u    ���������G-J, Speats.  ' "-Sec.-Treas.���������H. McPhee.  Executive���������Messrs. Jos Ander  ton, Bertram Vogel, J. W, Mc-  Kenzie, Wm. Uvquhavi, George  Ardley. L. Clift'e, R. M. Halliday, \V. Grieve, C J. tlalltu, I).  AV. Thomas.  That Attorney-General Bowser ment exactly what he said a  few days ago when intimating  that agetn-ral reduction in the  number ol licensed houses in lhe  rural districts was imminent is  emphasized by protests coming  iu from all. quarters, from those  who where licensees but aie  such uo longer, The ministerial course is based wholly  upon  the license inspectois reports,  the cancellations ordered and  aud contemplated being for' active violations of the law or io*  failure on the part of the licen  sees in unorganized disiricts to  met;t the requirements named in  the act for licensed hotel premises���������as in tlie inatter of dining  room, guest room and stabling  accomodation, licensees ��������� living  with their families upon the  .premises etc. Jt is also reported  that many road houses have  taken long chances with the law  in selling during prohibited  hours, in selling to chauffeurs,  ___ n}J}xPI_ ailc\.__������_ Al_-___\[gts. aiid  AROCCHI BROS   * "*  GROCERS   &   BAKERS  AND PROPRIETORS  OF  CUMBERLAND   BOTTLING WORKS  Agents for Pilsener Brewing Company's 13EliU  Wholesale Dealers in all Kinds of  Wines and Liquors.*  SECOND   STREET  I <-*^**V*s������'*������rfSi^<*-������*f������^^ *������&j*&*i\ito*)&fXaai*3*tovi������i  ������^Ffifye*>**'>*>t**S^^  Wice.  Donr Sir or Madam:,���������  Tlitf conditions of Cumber-  land wore never po gout] as at tho  .present time, ,  There ara nioro pooplo in town  than ovor beforo. NovoiiiIkt pny.  roll being tho largort in the lii-w  tory of tin; mine. Tln*>rel'oro" there  Iti no roiK-ioii why bushing eiuinot  bo dono on a on-sli ImsiBor HO day's  crod't at the mont,  Commencing llio Now Year,  January 1*4, 1012, I shall there  foro insist iipjn these tonus hoing  carried out "To the hem-lit of nil  my customer-*," Any peivon ow  lug 11to any hack Imlanee must nt  otieo make ai'mngeniMil-s tu liquidate name or mako a substantial  payment on account and sign note  covering tho remainder,  1 aim to null at the lowest pos-  nibh- ligiii'i-i nud whiln ] regret  having to take the ahova action,  If I mn to ronuiiu in IuWiiosh it is  ,,���������,!. ���������.,,..,       tV..| ,1 ..* I 1  iiiiur'u'd oul,  iw  tho   IihIuiiccj 'tire  ifwniiiul.iting every iin-iitli  Thinking vou for pi.st oidoiv  and rospeotfiilly ("oliohing a eon.  tini-mtfoit of yonr Future biidi.t������-H.  1  M'lliliill  V''������'tl'r. '-Itif"'!''.'!;,  J. *N. t^k'l.kt.n.  also in permitting their establishments to beused for improper  purposes, ���������., That ceriaiu road  houses on highways radiating  from Victoria have been among  the worst olleuders is a inatter of  departmental knowledge, and instead of initiating prosecutions,  penalty will be imposed in cancellation of licenses. Nelson,  ItoBsland, Phoenix, and a num.  Uu' of other -Interior towns   have  taken a hint from the ourso that  k being pursued by tho depart  mont, and cancelled lieont>es where  the standard of hotel "accomodation has fallun short, Other  towns will act similarly in the  interest, Of tho well known  road houses in the unorgnui/eti  districts which have already been  cut off the iic.iiiioo  list   are  nioi.-  tioned tho Clinton  Hotel and the  Ni'Wiiuii'koL at New   Denver,    lu  con unction with tho latter, net ion  wm taken by Chief Black", of Nol  hull, ou   telegraphed indti'iictioiiiV  from   Snpji'iiitoiiduiit Campbell.  Tho iricinisof the licensee,  Men  '',)' ^;lo"> l"'������ ,I0W (-'^l-'i't.i������ig thoui-  sulvcb to the utmost to obtain ro  consideration of the oillciul acliot:,  ulligiiig that it must lmvo been  biM'd iip.ni incorrect itud niUleiid-  ing repoi'lp. Ami to muko -strong  IiIb hand, Mi', Sago has Hoeured a  a petition tdgiui*.! by virtually alt  tlio active church workers and  lemporniiei) champions of New  Denver attesting hiu peculiar fit-  iic.ss to en toy a iiconHe.e'rj privil-  ogoH,������������������Vernon News.  's-Bicycle  fj. flakanishi, Pfop.  ���������GENERAL REPAIRING OF���������  | Bicycles, Sewing Machines,  Guns, Etc.. Etc.  Plumbing Done.  loyoloB .for Sale   ���������'   . J-ocyl ngent foj  " ' Cleveland, Massey-Jiarns  aiid Miret and Perfect bicycles.  P.O. I3ox 360 Telephone 7.0  ������ si  If you want Cheapest and Best patronise���������  K. ABE & Co.  No. 5 Japanksh Town.  Fine Groceries,' Dry Goods,  Candy, Fruits. Etc., lite.  1" have '3 fine Iiaths, complete, white enamelled ware, good-quality, cost ,������45.00 each,  Now $35.00 each  Mfc.  }''���������.������������������'���������$���������*'*. VWl  \. - "l *''������n.    ,\>i\-\.-v'dtj>*r  _.(���������'-: -,;3My ii  \A^,\f,iitfi\A/^i^/y^f^^  ^l!llit!ll!i'i:i!K!|ii:ill!llllillli!l!l!lllll!i::ilil!ll!!!i!!!l!!!illlll!i:!ll!llllll^  I  Cnpibnl $6,200,000. " Koservo $7,200,00011  |   The Royal Bank,of Canada,   j  I  DRAFTS   ISSUED   IN " ANY   CURJllSN.CY,   PAYABLE   ALL |  | ' OVER   THE    WORLD. '    |  1 SPECIAL ATTENTION paid to SAVINC.S ACCOUNTS & interest |  1   at hij/lidBt Current RaU.s* aliowtd on Th posiltj of $1 and upwards. |  I                       ctlM3EE,LAIsJD, B. 0,, Esonch, Open Daily',                   *> |  I                     UNION WHAEF, B. C,   Eub-Erach, Open Thursdays   '. ������  l\                  D. M* iVlOJRRJSOIV, Manager* |  COURTENAY,   B. 0 ,    Bianeb,    Open Daily. |  WM. HOPF, Manager. |  ���������-������������������i-     \r?i^_M  J;*,,--!... .'ii_--i -1 Vaffi.y,  Bjuai������miK������*rxai03iu^������-^������sjc3K^tx������cc*s������ia^rj������  r___-i--^3vsxim&___u._i*_ftft.-t���������-rj^^  HILUPPS  (''pimfn.iireaiia"n"ouseiroiu-'^  BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR  NOTRY   PBLI COVEYCIG  DUNSM1R AVENUE  CU3ERLAND,  Baths,  Lavatories,  Plumbing,  Plumbing  Supplies  '-"���������T*-.1*- r*mn fmt.fm.v_i _M-���������  ia__.xij.\ts_t_r_m7-tm*%m  %Mmn*mmmmt^-ki.tacam_m^  ���������V  . BOI^O^R:  LUholesale Deelet* in WipiES, lilQUOR & BEEl^  ������/BimstmvfurviJr^jj\srusijiu<iiTjr7ru>  CUMBERLAND  <V.JiiL������  N'^'IJ'.  t'u -f-. *.',*'.  i-MU'i  '/  !    ?  ). o., ike r.ni  ("���������ipi^ht. tlv  '������������������<������������������*  in  ]).  I). A, itiomas���������up-to-date  piano tuner from Fletcher Munic  Co, Nanaimo, is in town for  business.   Orders left at Cum-  Iti'M'tiii!  Ilotol  w\f\    he    iivmunt!\'  attended 'o.    l'houe 2 j.  Jlemt'iuboi" ll:in:y C. ICvam*  The HulUblo JJirttio Tiiiiei'' io in  your vti-iuity I*. (���������. ivlth-t^*_  Klk Hotel, Coniox, It. 0,  HERE Ih nn oil-liurnlng* lamp whicli produce*! a flood ol  pure, white llKht���������moro brilliant than riu or clfrclrlcity  ���������yet wonderfully mellow nnd easy on llio eyci, It Is mmplo  and safe, clean and noiseless, do������ not fill tbe,room with obnoxious, uiilisaltliful odora. To lmve abetter liulitcd heme, with an  Akddin Mantl������ Lamp  -,?!>;,;;������.'7 vlll ecntilly coil ymi noiMtiR. tl vlll f*r tat Uttfl In Ilu ell ll m?t.i, I nm  ������tis'SL-J������?>''A; Ilie WSlit lit Ilie Ms.illc Lamp Comp������r.> ������! Amtilf������ rnj lv'.H.-llln������ y������u wlull  \_*m)_Ul__\   biiiwlo bonliiolum (tin.   rrnli'tmr Ror.-iti, cl I.ittt li Intilmto, Cbumin, ru-iil,'  , i coaipiiulho toil al ill Ilu Icddina oll-burnliiir li'i'ii'J nn 'Im m������������lii;l���������ani tlu       AUildln w������i lorniil lo tl������������i!i������ belt litlit and llio mout ckouoiiiIvhI io uh-. Hut you ���������  dnn'i nocil tn nccept Ihntu ilioni Hslrmc-nn cm my vmtA vnly.   All I nk ll Hid upi'bflunlty lo pmvo  litem nt n,y ovn iIj!i.  I will lis Rliif f> M you  TRY au Alnddm Lamp in Your ��������� Home Before You Buy  I luml id V������lil-!,UfMkil,H������tnliiir, Witli miJ ChattrJ.ttlVr tvp������-s of I ininii-ti l;:t Ah.MIn Uni|>������i f������i ovr.iy  patp'iM. It'tl tlmpirtia p.v.1 ...griliiA'l nlmplyny ytyik litttlcMc4. I'llM'ilJtllolnlii*���������tnAMMo l.myt.  rSn,������ v������ ������n,������ Wsvn In vnr.r >,m 10 In lino l nlfhl or l������W>, .M.ll.lll' wlltiaull Ob.lllBtlat..   Mill HiB C������lU lo-J������y,  SoMtbi?'ibii'0 Cumbeviaud &) .Comok ���������  ���������h--'f������  Bistriot;1}y.tliG    ���������/. ��������� ���������  Union   Bay   Co-operative  Company, Ltd.  This is the first ^prinjf in the history of Comox  District that the local demand for egys has been  equal to the supply. Nothing pajs belter than  poultiy, if they are rightly managed, Ik-gin  with the litile'fcllows nnd ft eel thein CHICK  lfOOO, which is a mixture of b.ni^c meal, wheat,  ���������oats, corn and other grain,"cut and blended in  the right proportion to make them thrive and  grow,    Vox sale by  ,,    ���������', '- Courtenay, B.  J.)KAIJClt IN KLOUIl AND KEISl).  a^ss2^iirj_ir������2ii_z^:^ZA.  _^vptm^m3iimmKf%mw  /t-__m l_Miiuaoxj_tx_itLSii.3t  f^nnmmc^TTr_K7_mTllnmzty^  .w/Attm L-X'jn^..._.:-.rjtga't_l,  ntinnw*^ nt .,'��������� ���������., ���������*,������**..  i������AJOauuJJJWrJii'x,:iia.f,.-....-1.,,  f I ill  U  WANTED A liw  nuibitiou^  "')' tx> get KulL-ieriptioiui  f������������i' tit* in |9  iti" spam  time  ���������?.-lj|,.r.   y\-i,:l,i;','-    >( |  ' ".-Md'-f *'t   ViniKniv*-".  Write   lit   j-rir ^'  JAWE& WEBSXEB  Sub-Agesit Cumberland  f      ll  ������TenMilcsfornCe������f|l  From oue-lenlli to ono-Cfdi cctili pci   '''  mll������ ttmtt the eott ol eparitind *  HARLEY-DAVIDSON,  MOTon-rvo t. v  Th������ tniantatayFallow  Thu mnchino is always ready for n,  hurry-up trip oro plemto nm, will do  thn load work ofjlhiVici, No expcnue  when idlo. Wo would lib to tell you  mora about tho grealctt iport ia tha  world.   Come Li imd >ce ci.  '������.  m-JS^-'K���������'-'  fr*w������#w#������*r***' ���������*ggjj3"' ^'���������*maVa_m fgm a^'fammmaaaitm'ata  rS^.fTSmmfl'J.L..*'ff  THOS. PLIMLCY,  Peai nnej     Victoria. B.C.  c f  mawuMmvaama0ttamnmmtm*r������arMttMTrjmr:  a���������������������������Bfntti-i um.,ajam������ttnnm*ia-mmm*^.-ai  ������������������Il you get i' at lMlmley's it's ai.i. uunrr"  P 8 ���������Wn Do il������j:iiirir.|;  xi**.? x������~w.-- nai-'-i anummt r*M*:a**mma*maaam  ^*Gi iki������vi.-*w-'������.'cwerii cxoc^jwccwkiuuV,

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