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 __*__*" ~rt**Bi *-/**r* 's. -  ,'TttVZWG~Vl'4Ttnnzli'*AX' .ji*1CKS.VGVZ*ZL.<["~2X7inA,J^Z.  *7  \l  M  %  / c^ '6%     v*  //  /o- * , *V-.   ,>  *;* m u - 1906  The  Daily  T\ r.  ^.  LEGISLATIVE -ASSEMBLY*;'  VOL.,2  WEDNESDAY  April  4, 1901)  PRICE FIVE CENTS  ROuSUND  MINERS GET  ADVANCE  GOVRNMENT AGENCY  REPORT CONFIRMED  Mr. Parker Williams. M. P. P., States  That He Has The Promise Of Pre- .  mier McBride to Open Office                                                                 '      'advanced     fi*om   ������2.30 to ������12.70  Mr. Parker Williams, M.111P., pass-  pointed a������cnt, Mr.  Williams is     not   a day    \ol.mtnnly     hy all of   U..>  ed  through on  Uic niorni.irf iran   i*r. yet prepared  to say,  hut  exiwc;  iu ' mines  oi'ihc  cump.       It was found  Victoria,  where he has  business     .     ,v|1()W   mMe   m the sll*bje,;t;\poViiis ' di;iL-..lt  to  CANADIANS  GUESTS OF  ROOSEVELT  m  Uossljpnd, H. C. April 3.���������Mean-  bci-.s oi' tne liosslnnd Minors' Union slate today that the wages of  .shovellers    in   the   mines   have    been  return from Victoria. ..'     ���������  - ������������������  Mr.  Williams will also'hara  t sonic  cump.  retain shovellers in tie:  mines at' ������li..">0 a flay for ns soon  as   they   became  proficient      in    sho  transact. He expects to return ri-  ther tonight. ,or on the noon train tomorrow,  and will slop off   at Lady-j        -7-.._, ....--_>.__.._.- -jvcl|illff aml k.ornetli    how    (0    tjlU.  *"ith-     . ���������     i*"10'-'^'^ on thevwharf rpad-.qucs-|cn���������. of  (Ju.lllS(.|vf.s     jnUl(J       ,���������.���������,,���������  In conversation  with a   tcweseula-   tio-i and one or two'other-m-atterk   they   left  for  other  mining section.-;  ti\c of The     Lodger,    Mr. Wiiliai s  of local interest. -. ���������   '' \rh_ mull   was   u.af shovellers had  staled that ihe report as pi'i'itcl- Spra' ing of his place at the head to be constantly broken in. The re-  last evening in The Ledger regarding ' of the hay, Mr. Williams statedlhat ' SI1,L Wlts lllllL ollly ���������M. poorei. chls_  the ojening of the (iovermriYnt of- it is h's intention to''shortly erect'1  lice hereon July 1, is correct, oat a dwelling there. \ At present-he'is  least hc has, every reason . o i .Ii.*>t engaged "in clearing off land and yet-  it'enrnscl. - As  to who will he   ap-  ting the land into condition.   ,  MINERS RECEIVE  AN ADVANCE  scs of inon ���������'remained, -ami l\w  union men were determined, to raise  the standard bv voluntarilv rnis-  ing- lhe wages from .*?ii.f>0 to ������2.73  a. day. The _union men are inucli  pleased with the raise ' and express    satisfaction  with  it.  v,; " ���������      .        - -������������������������������������rTT-* J������*������(iHed in.askings that, the ���������..si.iii.t extend the telegraph service   ou    tiie  "������"���������"<-���������    ������������������*���������*������    double   the amount    of  ','..'        %;     '       ���������.-.-���������     ���������     , .tion , be  improved.     Th.*   ��������� operators' west roast and " also electa   station   niilcng:*'of new  road  iiiwlei   contract  still  current  New  York,      April   .1.��������� The      subcommittee representing    the   Anthracite    operators  and   the  Aline    Workers   of Eastern Pennsylvania held  their   first    joint  meeting  hero  today  und   after nearly     a   three hour's .-"'s  sion   adjourned     until     1  p.m. Tburs  day,     without coming-    to   nn agreement.     Each   side   to the   controversy  has   refused      to      make   the  slighest  concession   nnd   the   whole     question  is apparently   as far   from   solution  a.s   a   was   before    today's conference  began.              _    -  Notwithstanding-  the. first   sessioij.  nnd   the  apparently'  loc  employers,' rumors "are  that     a  way     will    be   found  which  will enable      the      operators and  minors to      stand      ou  ninn' ground     and settle their  erencos.   ' The entire  situation        ro  mains  the  same as  before  the meet- \  ing*        The  suspension     of    work    iu  the  Anthracite     mines   ��������� will        continue   pending    the  negotiations.  After the conference no one  could be found who would discuss the session. Today's meeting was held iu Jersey central  building. There was a full attendance of the members of, the subcommittees which ore made up as  follows.  Operators.��������� '  F. JJaer, ��������� "President of the Hun-ling  Co.,    Chairman.  W. II. .Truesdale, President, of the  Delaware, Lnckwana nnd Western  Railway.  K.   Ii.     Thomas.   Piesident  of     the  Lehigh     Valloy   Railroad.  Morris     Williams,   President  of the  Hartley,, secretary,      of district   So.  nine.  Newspapermen    men had     made,    a  request.      that     they   permitted      U.  attend   the   conference,     but   it   was  refused.      Nevertheless,     details       oi  the     meeting-,     aside       from    these  contained   in   the  statement   were obtained.      Mr.     Mitchell's    argument,  it   was   learned,      was  along     practically   the same lines   as. that   contained   in  his letter     some    time ago  lie said Uhe     man  felt   ��������� that     they  were entitled      to more,   pnyand the  betterment     of certain     conditions,  and  he   himself- believed   thev     were  WEST COAST ,  PROTECTION  Vancouver, B.C., April -I.���������Follow-  in <* (lc recently closed investigation  into the Valencia disaster, the federal authorities have appromhwl the  provincial Government w th a proposal that if the latter will build a  roa.il along the dangerous portion of  the  Wr-st   Coast   of  Vancouver Island  Washington,     Apiil       .'!. ���������President  Roosevelt  giive     a dinner      rat.      the  While   House   fonig'ht      in    honor   of  the  Governor  (Jonoral     of      Canada,  and   Countess G'ivy     and their narty.  The  visitors     ar,rl\ed       here        from  New  York this ; \.-i iny     nnd     \u..-t  at   once   to   the   White     House   where  they    are    to   be  ovoi*     nig-ut guest.������  of   the  President.   They     will   remain  in the city for several days   and    will  be entertained     by Ihe    British    .\m-  has^ndor   and. Lnily      Purnad        and  friends.     At  the   dinner    tonight,  the  table decorations     werc     bridal  atul  gohlengate     roses.      Those     invited  to   meet  the  distinguished     vi.sit.ois  included   the     Hrilish       Ambassad.n*  and  Lady     nurnnd,    Secretaty        of  State  and   Mrs.   lioot,   Speaker      O.  Cannon  and        representative        and  Mrs.    Longwort.h."  RAILROAD TIES  ARE SCARCE  STATESMEN  NEWSPAPERS      |     QUARRE1INC  dfnl AT REGIM  St- Petersburg,    April .5.���������The Russ  ov. ned    by     Alexis       A.      Souva-iu.  which     was  suspended yesterday has  appeared   once   "more under the name  lice  confiscated     the Polar  Star,     a  weekly paper published     by      Peter  Struve,     former editor       of the    Os-  vubojdenfc,   (emancipation*     who was  summoned       to    Si. Petersburg from  Paris,     where     he   was   in  exile     by  Count   Witte������in November  lus*.    anil  who   was  a- strong-  upholder   of  .Lilictal policy.  WHILE Oil  MJfihED IN EX- I  TEHSlOrt Ml, ES  Itrgina,   Sas.,      April  on   the  adress      in  the  tin  WILL RACE  ACROSS PACIFIC  'I he. Railroad Gazette estimates  that 95,000,000 railioad ties will he  rccjUiired for renewal And new constitution in the United States and  Canada during the pifsont >ear.   Ac-  in   thc vie nity    of  the entrance     to cording to  the    mileage  under    con-  the Strait    oi   Juan .de Fuca,     thc tract, for construction at the present  fecral Go\*TJiincJit will do  a   irreat ,.       ..     . . .        f  .. ���������     .  ,    , . ������   b   ������, jlme ^|ie iargest number of tits    to  deal  lo' saicguai'd  the coast  line i ��������� '  If U������ .o.,(l  is ihnilt, the Ottawa au- ,)C us(l ln *ttf sinSle state of the "-  uiithoritits    promise to improve and ������P������  will lie Washington,  as   ,t    iia������  did not make a fonrtial reply- to  Mr. Mitchell's remarks' but frequently plied the miner's leadet; and Mr.  j NTicholls with questions... The Shum-  okin si ale committee which numbers ���������'{(>. men and which* was'-' ap-  i pointed last November held, a "session lonight. The sub coiumittee,  which had been in conference with  the operators made its leport, "after  which' I'lx-sident Mitchell read the  following- letter from Gov. Penny-  pucker    of  Pennsyluinia:  "Dear  Sir,���������  ���������'The commonwealth of Pennsylvania expects that every reasonable  effort will be made by the parties  interested to accomodate the differences between 'the coal operators  and coal miners and to evert a  strike, which is now threatened.  "Samuel    W. .Pennypacker."  Mr. Mitchell stated that he had  notified .Gov. Pennypacker that he  would communicate the contents of  the   letter to  the committee.  ou  every  headland  along  the     coast  of any Oi  the other states.  Alt': Alexander Madaren, the milj  lionaire lumherman of Buckingham,  (/tie., and Vancouver���������when he is here  and that is nearly half of ids 'tiiw  ���������-armed from the East this morning on the delayed Imperial Lim t.  ed, says a Vancouver exchange. He  is registered at the Vancouver,, and  will be in the city for about six  wee's looking after his many lumbering interests here -before return  ing East.  Incidentally Mr. Maclaren, -who live-  sides being one of the'* tiest all-rom  sportsmen in Canada,' is the owner of  the auxiliary ketch Mai-le Leaf���������the  largest and most handsomely fitted  up vessels in the fleet of the Royal  Vancouver Yacht Club.  The Maple Leaf has Le.n mentioned a number of times as a starter,  anid tlte only Canadian entry in Uie  ocean yacht race across the Pacific  front -San Francisco -to -Hawaii next-  month.' Asked as to his intentions  regarding  this  hig. transpacific   con-  began     today  and   was  ed  by hitlemess     on   both   s..i-js,  of  tho  House.      J-:ven surpassing*    *. *...:il  cross-party     firing*-     In*.   N" * ���������'���������e,*.  Hum  boldl   moved   the  address     :'i n bn-f  spifch and   was  followed ' i.v     Shep-  heid of Moose .law.   Ex-premier Haul-  tain,      as  lender     of  the  ..pi-(-r..t ion  criticised  very caustically,     nnd      at  considerable,     length, den'ling-    partie  ulnrly '   with   the    School   law       and  Prince   Albert    election. Premier  Scott replied in a vigorous speech  ret-.irning* Mrl Ifaultain's personal in-  terferaiices (o the amusement of  the galleries Government support  ers outnumbered the opposition two  to one.  3���������Debate       Recently the  local    colliery    com-  legisiauire  pany  has been   testing the   efficiency  ch-i/nctciT/   of whale    oil,     obtained     from the  whaling station situated on  Lii2 west  coast of Vancouver  Island,     at   S-j-  chart,  for use ,in tlie mines,  and   to  lake  the  place of  the common   fish  oil now burned in the miners' lamps.  Aho.it two  wee's ago two  barrels  were received  and  the oil  has given  every satisfaction.    It does not cause  the same    disagreeable smell  as the  oil  hitherto   in    use,    and not only  ghes satisfaction  in  miners1"   lamps,  but is  also    used for other''purposes  about  the mine.     If  further    experiments Lear out the present satisfactory results,  the     probabilities    are  that whale oil     will   be used altogether in the-jExtension mines   .  SAYS LIMBER  WILL STAY HIGH  where men  will   he constantly  main-I    According  to    thc  figures  prepared ^"'������ M^>, on\7.  ,     ,,       I-.  ��������� i      i  /���������<      ,i      ii.,     ... lest,  Mr.  Aliiclaren said  tuined.     Life-saung  apparatus     will   hy  the    Railroad  Gazette,  the    con- '                                  '  also he stored ftt all   these stations,   tracts th,t h������e he-n m������,le  hy    the ;        Ml fend������ ���������  P������������������������ily   cnter-  aud  carl,  hut  will U connected     by   railroad-companies  for ties for 190(i, ������f the '^PIc ^af m  that race, and  ,_,,....                                               }   -... .....  i.-,.,.*  ������������������...:������.,-rrt  a...   unif.. afterward    st*cndins    some  time     in  SUPPRESSING UNRULY  NA.TIVES   IN   SAMAR  Mnnilln,     April    3.���������Two   Companies   of  Federal  Troops1"   have arrived  at    Mag'ta  on the  Island    of   Sauuir  to      assist    Governor      Curry      in  r  suppressing   the   unruly     natives  Gov. General lde and members of the Fhillippine commission  have departed for- Baguio in tlie  province of Bengueta, Luzon, where  the summer capital oi the government is located. They will il-  main during the heated term. Be-  fore lea\ ing Governor lde gave a  dinner to Capt. Shimamura, , in  command of the Japanese cruisers  now   in  port' ��������� and his  staff otRcers.  telephone.  It   is  the  aim   of  the  federal  an-   ed  States  e  connected     by        --   ���������  ---  f. ...       .             ,.  in thc  Kastern section "of  the   Unit- af<c.ward    s"cndms    some  time  and  in   Canada,  rim     12 fniilG���������  wate,rs'  '"lt  m>'  '>*'si,,"ss j������  Lhoritic  to,   if   possible,   provide - m.   -,,ts hiRl,er  than   in 1905. **?"***  '������ 1he **rt  *"������   not    ^  ,..  .    ,          ,                 .                           i    ,,..., - i,   ���������            ,-    i                    ji. uut   ,,ne  fo    do so    now  officii nt     oo out  service along     the;    While the     icceiit r.d.ance in     the .  .���������in       .                        ���������            r .-   .          i    ji       i .- ������������������    ,i��������� have to return in about  co.'.st  with  ������s   little dolay  as    possi-   puce of timber and    the    hu^e     de- .  ble,   while    means  of  greater  protec-   "'and  for lumber,  will mem, an    ad- But il  f am ������n������^ to go that is n������,   f0reigO  points;   and ,for  this  tion   are   hi'ing  considered   and   p  ned  In an interview in Seattle, F. M.  'Duggi.n,.of the Washington Logging  ami  llro'.crage  Company,  said:  "From the present outlook, the  pi ices in lumLcr should keep up dur-  tle piescnt year and well into next.  Ueyond that it is hard to say. The  mills at present have more orders  than they can supply and the loggers ate in the same condition.  Where the loggers feel it worse is in  obtaining hue loKs for foreign ship- Mr- B* Forcimmer , leaves tonight  meni.' >h.s hi-h-grade of logs is l������r Vancouver, where he will mea  verv scarce, in proportion to tl.e de- Mrs- Foroimmer. on her. return from  mand, and there are several ships: l!ie ^ast toniorrow. Mrs. Forchn-  wailin-V to loarfl hut there are no car- '"er has "^ " ���������*? Montreal, New  uocs for then.. I do not anticipate ^ol,t'' and otier eaStern fomts for  any fu.thcr advance in the price Gf ^e [a,t tW������ . m������nih?' a"d althouSh  logs or lumber while the prcscnt.de- she ha? P1*881^ w^*��������� to stay  niand keei* up, and it seems certain ������'er .^.Toronto, she preferred get-  that it  will for &ome time.  "Of course, cue can never tell when  the demand  will fall oil, hut   at the  ting L*c\ home without 'delay. Mr.  'and Mrs. Forcimmcr will probably.  ��������� remain    in Vancouver    over     "r: la/  urdav's  Joan.  ,   ���������0  i   ..Tin ii-       -.   ��������� . .   x, ������������������ to  tal.e.jn  the (birthday    celo!>r.    -,i  !, as  1   will |j)resent time it  is \ery strong,   both,   e JU   .    .. , L.  /  civ    I../.*..-... -j.       t-    j.    ���������     /���������< i-.- j    -   ' of that city, returning iiom-j on S-.'.t-  si.\    wee's, m   the    Last,   in  Caliiornia  and    in   *   ,     ,     ,  " ������  o that is no foreign  points;   and ,for  this     reason  ian1'vance in" IhiTi^e of"tic7"to le nsal   "^ r^y 1th,!11Ro-'al    Vancouver there is   little likelihood of its drop-  'in  ll.is .state,    it   is not 'anticipated   \lCht ^IuV sll0tll(1J">1  ������e represent- pillg away suddenly.     The only trGu-  M,v  thc  railwav com,anies" that' will  ^  '"   ih������  rfe'  , So  *  !,ttVC   offcred "e that may Le anticipated,  and     f  'Renilin-j;   Surf   Roats.  Two surf l.onts   of  the   self-baling 'loquire   lies  variety will shortly be sent from the ''"at     the adiantv   will   Ix;  as  gr&it  13ast   to  the west coast by   the   Ot  lawa antJic-rities,   and  these will     he t'aiu������t!a.  maintained   in se>r\icc--at some point      AH  of tlie  timber   that  will he rc-  to    hi;   rccimimciKlcd shortly.     These quired   hy   M*."  Milwaui-ei*  and   Union  boats,    heing  lighter aiwl easier    .to Pacific   for  lies   "in   the  construction  handle than  the  regulation self-right- m this  staLc  can   he secured     along  for  use  in   Washington   UlC   yacht   to  the club to   Cnter'   T   ll������  n,,t  '-jel-eve that  will   amount to  understand   that  she   has .just recciv-  much, is a scarcity of  labor."  .     i,     ,.   i    ���������       l i ,     ,   i     ,-    e** a thorough refittin-r and overhaul-i  o   as  iu   tlie  Last em    stales,   and     in ������ '  An-d you will say, at what age  should a man marry? Well, at all  events, never before he is quite prepared to provide for a wife, whatever her position may he, says Max  O'Rell. When this indisivensablo  condition is satisfied, I shall say  never, of seldom  fceforc thirty.  Nev-  i-f  ,     i                 ...                    i.        ��������� u   ,            ,n           i          .  cn S������������*������ amateur sailors fo complete  (-,,.me.-shm  n<  ms   life-boats,   are bclietod     to     te,!'1*5    rig'l.t-of-way   ot   the  roads    and        ������     . .        h ountiMnp   oi  more desirahlc  for   service  ....   -- exi'uipment.     The club is  perfect-  was  1h���������  on   t-his^he^nie .s  tn-e of the   supply^tJ.at  ]y.  ^^  {_   ^ ___  Qf  ^ yacht i^111'  ing and  sliould te in  gowl shape for^ CHICAGO VOTES  the  i ace.       My     offer includes     the j FOR  OWNERSHIP  yacht with - her complete equipment,      Chicago,   April 3.���������Under the       ream!  regular -vailinff crew.     All  that   suit  of the city   election held todav " t,T ra,ltnmo^ *s ?n experimentr-  will   he  needed   is  ahout half  adoz-!,*n which the quession    of   municipal  the  street      rallwavs  J-'emisylvania       Railroads       Mining   |N Ue'ports   received    from the anthra-  Co-'iipanies. c'te   fields     during the      day,   nccor-  D.     Wilcox,  President of  the     Pel-   dil'ff  to   tho  laI)or  hhiders,     werc sat.  a-ware     and   Hudson     Co. isfactory    to them.      There were,   no  J.     B. Kerr,     vice president     and  b,eaks  "V  the  .-auks:    of    the     Aline  general   counsel  of the New       York, .Workers  and none are expected.  Ontario   and   Western   Railroad, I   -Mr-     M'tohell     .discussing . the sit-  Ireachcrot.s  coast  While no official information is at^ roads for renewals. A lcng tbe route  hand with respect to the election of of the Milwau'-ee and (he Union  more lights on   the West Coast,  it is   Pacific contracts will |.c let, ami  tie  vital   issue     the    city  will he  iequi.o.1    by  lhe  established   IWlZTZ^Z ^ *  l! ^ft i C,licas������     Cfm  .    .      ' ' .. , and  I  am  confident she would  nia'e !  a got.d showing. Personally, if I  hud time to go into the nice, I  would change  thc Maple Leaf    from  land control  that is  to say, never before you   arc  ]aii'solulely certain you will prefer" it  to all the rest.    I heard the  " other  01  day    a verv    good piece of    a������d ice,  proceed   to     acquire      nich   j  shoul(,   Jibfl   tQ   ^^   ^^  the   railways    but    can-'as   x   endorse  jt  tj10r0Ughiy:    A  At  Lhe  man  <*riiu'  should marry a woman half his   age  .eported   from   authoritative    sources   camps  established  at   the   most   con-   , ^  rj     into   a ar     sch<)Cn<,r  that  it is  jossible a  light  a,ui     fo-g   veninnt  h.oatio..  to   tin* right-of-w>ay. <^  _M  COIlsideralj]e  t0 hcr sa|1 ul.;  alarm, may   lie installed  on   Pachena i  Point!   ;.;.'.     ���������:,%  In comnu'iiliugi on t-heisituation the  ���������O-  Railroad Gazette says :  "The total    mniirements  Of     the  c'a so  that she would |>e able to hold  her  own  with  any  of   them   in  light  not    operate   them.  time th.- \oters while c. .mi-ing ,,ius se.Cn. Try it at whatever age  that .he city shall not proceed you like, and you will find it works  to   operate   the     railroads,   dec* I an d    very  well,   taking  for granted   all the  while that,  after all,  a man as well  J.     L.. Cake,   representing the     individual   operators.  Miners.���������  John Mitchell,  Chairman.     T.      1>.  Nicholis,   President     and        J. p.  Dempsey .secretary     af     the    district.  iVo,     1.    of   tl'.'*    Miners'   Union.  W.     H.       Dot try,      President:  and  J.    P.   Oalligher,     secretary   of    district     No'     V.  John     Fahy,     President,     with   O  tuition-..-   in the  coal fields,  saya    he  has   received    .many    telegrams'  duv-  j ing   the  day '"from" the'"soft";    coal  fields    which'satisfied'"   him that   af-  1 LEF^ER SUSPECT  IN HOSPITAL  fairs     in   those     regions   are     working  themselves     otit   as  he haVI  a till e  t.icipated.   Thousands-     of   men.  i        -       ���������  said,     returned     to   work  today  un  der the  scale  of   1903.'   which gives   l'e*'"'liviri^'   for- tlu:   past, four months  them   an   increase     ol"   o.fifiepntH  ov  er   tho  wages���������    received    diii-ing-     th.  Ias*t  two  years.  t wiiwis.���������,-I' hope thc club will accept  steam roads for renewals in 1900, (,he o{teri for i woul(1 in;e t<> s<?e ���������  will he 72,500,000 ties. For now Canadian entrv in the race "  construe!inn al.ottt; .15,000,000 ties in j "Tlie Waple Leaf will certainlv he  adilUfon will I.e. required, or a total eJ,torod in tJie ocean race, as i' am  0IV87,500,000. lSlcctric street^ ami Slirc ^ ckll) wiu Consider it'an ex_  intcntrban romls will probably use cellent "advertisement both for Wio  .     ������������������ from  5,000,000   to  S,0:i0,()00   for     re-   w),.ri, n,n(i   rrtr <i,���������  ...-���������-��������� n'-Mij  it,.   n  Vancouver,   Apr     ���������!.���������Won.v i\lowr   a' i ��������� .      .- ..n ���������      ' l       ty'    said Ml-���������*-���������  ,��������� . ���������   ,      ��������� ������������.oii���������  mow, a   IlCWals   and   now  construction.     This   o   juiiaiv   linI,nr���������r.;  ���������.���������;,������������������ .,  .-,'  Chinese  who  ts  suspec.-tod  of  leprosy     -,es     ft ,    t,o(al  ()f   a5|0i)0,doo   Ro^ ^000^^0^       c  in an_ adunfed state, and   who   has   ^ which\vill   he' |Mlt in   ^ du,    U������}aI  ^c������"<* ^** tlufr,     when  OAUGMT OOL'I) WHILU llirNTINGseo  chi.ldren   trying  to, pciforn  A   HURfif.AR.  1 in  a ' large  cedar  stump  out  on    lot  fiHIl   to  the south   0f .JMomit Pleasant  was routed ol" his nlmle yeslcRlay by  the  provincial  police and  brought  to  thc city.  ing tbe  year."  i  ���������--- -4*���������  'P110NK 'COMPANY'  informed  of Mr.  Maclaren's generous  offer. '  |' The.,  formal    entry  of  Uie     Ma.pl.*  Leaf  will   jirolxahly   1������   sent  to    San  that as a question of public \<>j-  lic> it would be desirable for the  citv   to   do   so.  as a  woman is the age that he looks  and  feels.  SCHOOL REPORT FOR  MARCH AND FEBRUARY  Mr. Win. Tims. Laiurgan, provincial Con-stable at Ohapleau, Ontario,  says:     "I caught a severe cold while  ASIC  DAMAGES   Francisco   to-morrow,   arid  will reach  -������������������h������  ... ������������������  1       .   ���������   "1      .'    Vn,ic'>uvcr-   B-c->   AI:ril  **��������� -Act "S   there by  April  8  in'a.ay event    and  tion ol  the case. ' L  are   impossible  to  accomplish.  ,���������        -   . *...   . . .~..M   .;.    n.    .      According    to    his  own stalenient,  Place a  boy with his  1/aclc against ..     r,,.������������������, ,     ,, ,  ��������� ��������� the  Chinese came  to  Vancouver from  the   wall,     his  heels standing   firmly Cunvi erlaml  two years  ago,  and     1  hunting    a     burglar    in  the    forest   aj5"inst U"     f-ay. a half-dollar on the   dcclarect. that  be   w'a.s  injured    by    a  swamp  last fall.     Hearing "of Chnm-'"oor   m  fro"'';  ot him   about   a  foot   fall  of. rock,   which  accounts   for his  berhu'n's   Cough   Remedy,  I   tried    it, 'distant  from  his   toes,   and-tell   him   swollni   extremities,    The  man     bad  and after  using.two small  hottles,   I !it, is  his  if he can pick  is  up   with- ^'"J''  a  ^"!, ovn   Uie cwlar  sturaI',  was completely  cured I"     'this  reme-i    v ���������     , ���������    ���������;    ,    r      "'���������+, , ,,    a1111 w"s fai,:l-v t;i������'������r*>''tfi.hh- in  if in a  1        - a    -"^  onlmoving his heels from the    wall. ".Chinese  war  on  rilJ;e    i*  to start     fiom  Pnsloii, rancher of Buuiahy, for $.'!,-  Meigs's    Wharf,   San    Francisco  000    damages    for  ai legal   injury .to  Saturday,  May, 5. "-"���������' '.  the Telci-honc   Company's  lines     and   Cillery OF  POLICE  le  switclifhoartl through  the alleged rare  in   vain  will, he  try  to  get.  the coin  dy.MS in tended especially for   coughs  mid colds.     It will loosen- and relievo  a severe cold   in  less  time than     by ;"������*ler   tn���������  conditions  described,     for .REQUEST THE  AHOLJTION  any other  treatment and  is  a favor-   tJ1 i������>   i^at  is another of "the impossi- OF SLAVERY',  ito   wherever  its  superior   excellence. ' ble  ones.                                                          Washington.    April   s.-The       Amis   known.     For   sale   by   the    Lnxly-       a..-���������,.-.. ...:... .    i.'.,..,., _    .. ,     .erica..      State     llepartment    has  re-  KSinith  Pharmacy.  TRICKS   FOR   THE   CHILDREN.  Another trick is  to iiold vour ha-nds   ,.,;,.   , , , .    , ,  * ��������� ceivcd      n   cable     Irom     Ambassador  across your breast, the elbows point- Whito at Al-ccirns stating that.the  ing straight to the rfght and left, condition of the Jews in Mor-  and press firmly lo^elher the tips ' occo is much improved under the  of  the    index, fingers.     Then     in.ite   present   Sultan.'    and  that he-      sug-  thnt  Stnnd   against   the   wall  with     the   anyone  to  pull   the Tngcrs  apart   by ' n,..sled.'to   the oo.rfj  Ml.   side,   the cheek,   iii,, w,,d     (o0t   takjng hold   of the arms and  touching it, then try. lifting the right   towards  the right and  left.  leg   without mOTing' the  body  'away , find  that  the strongest person     can-   f,,.-,!,.*,  Uml.   the  "British  from  the  wall.     It is  laughable   to  not force    your fingers apart  i  lessiif-ss of the defendant in carrying on blasting operations in l.Uinia-  hy nmnicipalify. The plaintilT company also src'.'s an injunction to restrain tine defendant from carrying  uii blasting operatto.n.s such as may  injure the Telephone company's property.  Tbe action lias arisen   out   of  ' the  trotablc    uMeg.ylly      causvd   by    Mr.  Puston  a wco'c  ago    last  Saturday,   (he clcor  open  and   rushed in.    There  when  it   is alleged  hc  put off a blast 1 were eight    Chinamen  dee], in.     piav  ij.   Ihim.-ihy    wliich hrol.c the trolley   in  a  back  room.     He  herded  wire and   threw it across.a telephone  line with  Ihe  result     that  five    luui-  dr������l volts    of current  shot   over  the  PLAYS   LONE    NANTJ |  Vancouver, li. C., April 4.��������� '. >  Chief of Police North, single-handed    5  Mid a visit U, a  C'-hinese.store,     in ;    '���������  which  he   was suspicious   that     gam-', n-    ���������  hi ing    was carried on,   and s-iiccccdt'd   l11*  in   taking  four  Chinamen,    who were    ,v-  released  on   bail.     The.  chief  took    a    v-    ���������  walk   down    Chinatown   on     Sunday     VI-  niftht,    on    the lookout   for offenders". '''v'*-  At No. 20,  Duponl Street, he   found    V1['-  IX.  Division One Wins Banner Twice In  Succession - List Of Pupils Attending Regularly  Tim  following import of  the school t    Divsion I.  wins Banner for   Febru-  ntleii'dance  for    Ihe months of    Feb-   ary and March.  ruary   and     March   has  been     kindly; ' The   following pupils  of   the   "nnii-  haiidttfl  in hy  Principal Dakin: ner"   room  have. been,  present   every  FOR FEBRUARY. day:     Blanche Bryden,   Agnes.-Cros-\  +j san, Louis Cello, Sarah Dunsmuir,  *o *��������� Annie -Gourlay, Fred. Greaves, Gcr-  T: ^ aKlinc Hirst, Lnla Hutchinson, Fred  &, f< l-Iawes,. Beatrice J-ones, Willie Law,  illi.U Ray Macklcna-ld, Arnold Mnlpass, Ag-,  91.fS   iieK' JIcMillan,  James McKinnell,   An-  Lpart i.y ,n,..sied.to the oou-iWence that it jltMUR-distanco line into Vancouver bailed for $50 each and two for V>  ! ptill.no- urge that, the present, treatment of central 0Uice and put two sections of j cadi. Their case was called in th  \ouw.ll   the  Jews be   continued.   Hc    stated . the switcMioanl  frmporarily  out     of   police court vest erdav    but thev hil  tlieni  into the front ro0m, where tliey  bro'e away. Four of them werc  f-.ta.rod  in tJieir  flight.     Two     were  5  c  ���������<  ���������14  ���������18  4:1  ���������10  43  43  53  "CO  x12  .  >.  >    rt  <���������  ������  41.20  44. If,  311.32  42.17  38.02  39.12  ���������13.57  51.52  05.17  87.3S  S7.07  88.42  90.118  FOR  MARCH.  furl he:-  thai,   the British     deleft ������= j action and caused considerable  requested the abolition of slavery.      j to the Telephone Company.  r..  II.  III.  IV.  V.  VI.  ...1-.V1I.  loss.'cd to  put in an appearance, and for-   VTII.  feited their hail. IX.  4 1  47  40  47  ���������It  42  54  58  71  ���������10.12  4-3.50  36.3C  40.45  37.22  37.89  46.25  50.36  61.18  na 'l^usz, Jessie Williamson.  During- the month  of February  the  pri:-o    offered  for the  best collection  of historic pictures  was  won by Jes-  82.21   sie. Williamson.  90-87 j The school propose to give a Gym-  90-51 nasium Exhibition on Thursday, April 12th. The proceeds of which will  be demoted to improving the school  grounds. i   j  02.77  92.55  79.04  86.06  90.78  90.21  85.65  87.00  86.17  ELECTED BY 1,000.  Milwaukee, April 3.���������At 10.:>'.i  tonigjht Mayor David S Ti.se.  democrat, conceded his iVfcnt M*  Slferburn M. Becker, republi ���������mi ly  a plurality    estimated   at t 000  I r '  i.'  IHE DAILY LEDGfR  | a-'uhlsshed   every  day except Senday  ! ������Y        THE       DAILY        LEDGER  I,.; -      COMPANY.  j OFFICE AT LADYSMITH  SUBSCRIPTION  PRICE  ! ���������() cents  a  month,    $5 per  year   In  I     advance.   . Advertising rates on ap  plication.'  I;  [WEDNESDAY  April 4, 1906  of  HEALTH AND BEAUTY.  Garters hinder the citculation  the blo.d. They retard uue ^ clop-  men t of the leg, aim frequently are  responsible for too prominent knee  caps.  Always, put  cn   your  boots    before  if you  have-to go 'out nn-  JJonding     down  a  breakfast-  niediaielv   after   it.  to  lace  or  draw 'on, boots  afici  'good  meal   nuy   produce raininess or  svneo-.?,   caused     by   picture  full stomach on tlw 'heart.  of  Brain fag, is produced by loo close  application to a subject, and leads to  jieurasthetiua and insomnia. There is  only one cure���������rest an<l change, oi,  if th.it is' unattainable, relaxarion  fiom    woik,     with oipcn-air exercise  and out-door games.  * *   +  A bnnion is nearly always caused  by badly fitting footwear and point-  ed-tood shoos. Wear boots especially made/ and ' remove all pressure  from the bunion. When pain and inflammation subside, some apparala*-'  may    bc  applied    to straighten     the  loc into normal  position.  * *   *  Wear high  shoes  when you go out,  sunshine  , ���������,���������������.-������.������ ������^-**������'^"1* ������������������������*���������������������������������*���������* ���������������>��������������� *������������������������-������������������������������-������.  ,    a      T    W    COBl'IW,  "Mana-in-  T>irw/..���������r.       *  ,VM.   BIUKS1B.   y^lJ^ ^ ' '  Premier Haul fa i  Premiers  WQsty's  London, Toronto, Montreal Winnipeg, Vancouyer, ������t. Jphflr Mf  Ihe Ladysmith Lumber Co, Ltd  si  Esquimalt   & Nanaimo  Time Table No. ,5^  MILLS  MANt-FAL'TllRERS OF   Rough and VT&BMd Fir and Cedar Lumbers  , a-i-n*    QUIINOLES    MOULDINGS,      ETC.,     of   ihe DEST  m   vllTY SKASONED.      AND   DRIED     FLOORINGS     AND,  QUALUY ^Af^1K,11NC.  LUMUEU IN STOCK  -io* a'������ 'rf'l1*"7,^'1! '������r   VICt������ria and  HU inteI'������^"uUe stations    at  }    toys. *      -00 P-m-������n   Wedn���������S(,������Js*     *at*-idays   and   Sun-  \ \l   nvVrTZ   t^JBmJth f������? ^Htagton   nnd  all  intermediate ste^o**  \ iUi" *������������������"' toy' f'"'00^"   ^!r*,days,   Saturdays.^  i ���������  Excursion Tickets ^-.5^  A-:  10   AND  FROM ALL STATIONS  ul -Sundays, retiirn.ng not later than '  j   Sundays  i 1  t  ;    . OK sale ro  good for  geiflg Journey  Saturday  the following Monday,'    .���������  fiT AM   n HATED  WEM<  FURNISHED ROOMS  B VR SUl'PUKU W.T'J   K?  Wl^liJS, I,IQ1 O <S. CIGAR** '  ABB0TSF0RD HOTEL  A. J. ttcMIR TRIE, I'roprlefor  I Newly fitted up and  Furnished  LADYSMITH, B.C  Good tables and go< d  Rooms  ���������    ., , .  \   J i<  Mni/nmii   - _.+ -      ,        ���������   ���������  ,  bails fron Laeyamltn roc   Vsmuouver every ������iturday at COO a.m.. audi  returnl** sails Irom Vancou. _������    tor   Laaysnnth ���������=.! 2.30 p.m.  Cor. Fort  ���������y^e'f&ni'" ,  Streets.,  5EV. h. "OURTjJEY.  -..     rt. & Pass. Agt.  CANADIAN  NEWS NOTES  as  many  a   bad cold  is caught  from 1 t,\.liius ^\\\i   2,100 soulcrs    for  ' Hound  for Lhc   ".Vest.  Ti-i-onto,      April     'L���������'lhit-e   opecial  tho  W.'st, left Union slaiioii this, nftor-  iioon- "Included in ihis niimbt'i* was  a ' party of X7 school teachers. 2d  of whom ai-e ]n(Ji<*s. All are enrol.<e to Snskat.-huwn.ii wh^ro Gic-y  haw obtained schools nt doubl *  their  former  salaries.  wearpig low shoes in cold weather  And no matter how warm you have  youi room during the day turn oil  the heat at night, ventilate your  room thoroughly before going to hod  and sleep with ficsh air in __ your  lungs^ Don't let it blow on'.yov.:  You can ha**.e a screen between -your  bed an/1 'the window, but be sure to  have the fresh air.  *   *   *  SufTet*ors   from   tender  feet     should  only -wear cashmere or merina stoei.-  'ings, ^and  never  wear the same   pair-  of  boots   two   days  following.   If>ou  raie obliged lo   be on  your feet nearly all  day,   you   should  male  a point   come     missionary     in*   southern p.in  of changing your shoes seveial times   OI-  lne  vukon,'    ami also    (o      help  For the     Yukon.  Toronto,     April     3.���������Arthur  f-nrn,     barrister     of this    city  accepted     the  offer  of" Mishop Stria  a;er   of     Diocese      of    Selkirk   -to   he  Op i  ins  '.-���������"o    .'  Yon  will  be     as- '  try    this,   to  find  for a  fie&h pair.  tomsheil, if you-  "liow mich ' it will 'rest your ft-ct. ��������� '"'"'^  'The lcason" is that "no* two pairs of , w".\  "shoes'pros**? the 'iect 'in  e'vactly     the   ed  san.e place."  Ken'rally   in  the   woik    of the       die  Whli  l-'atal   Results-   "  ,)lo?il real.      April    ;'.���������A   larjj-o    wa  ter  tank      nn   tic   roof,   of the buih.  ing   occupied       b.*,       Messrs        Uovin  Wilson.      importers   of  liquors       am!  qpjr"fs,     St.   Taul   street,     collapsed  at    noon  today k-uling  Miss,  I.ouisr  Ross   an   ei������i])loyee,      ami       flooUinji  the   building   from   top    to   bottom.  as  wc-11     nn   St.   Paul   Street.       The  tank   held    ] 0,000   gallons   of   water  for  fire  protection   purposes. The  support of the tank had been  placed on tbe wall which had loot  cned owing to the tearing clown o.  building's  adjoining.  Mr. Omcara leaves for Sui-,-  in Mny. lie will be on lam-  on  iv the   Bishop  of   Se]Uii-l-  "    V  A* ril     20. ���������  If j^ou are tired and fagged, drink  a glass of milk .list before you get  in bed, lich milk, with its own  cream on.it. Ami also' a simple  tonic is a table&'poonful of olive oil  tluee times a day "just after meals;  this nourishes thc Wood, gi\es a  fresh color to the complexion nnd'0*-1 'o death,  feeds the nerves. Also one'ounce oi , to\icated last niglit had to he  beef juice'a {tlay,-which is a wineglass- hel'ied home, people sleeping were  full, is letter than .taking clings, and awakened by sparks from Uie ceil  if  vou   feci     muscular   pains     around , in^     on  their  be.Is.    The flame.-, had  nu.-nod  to Death.  Wailacebi.rg,      Out.,     April    .������,.���������Fiic  early   today  destroyed     a       dwoliinti  on   Wallace   street      occupied    by     -M  JUI.enn.   T.   Cutler who   was   ' sleeping   in   the   upper    room       was burn  Coulter   l^bo was   in'  your  lungs,   ta'oe  cod  liver  times a  day.  around   in  oil  three  RHELVtfATrSM MAKES LIFE  MISERABLE.  A hapi<y home is the most valuable possession that is witlrn thc  leach of mankind, but you cannot  enjoys its comforts if you are s tfTer-  mg fiom rheumatism. You throw  aside business cares when yoii enter  your home and you can be relieved  from the-iC'nheii'matiijf pains' by applying Cham/bcriain's Pain Balm. One  application will gi-.e you relief and  its Lontinued.iisc for a short time  will In uii*; a! o'it a permanent cure.  Eci sale bv ihe Ladysmith Pharmacy  made   such headway    that it was im-  po'-sible   to   sa\o  Coultei*  Killed   in     A\ieck.  ^elland.Ont..     April    :'..��������� F.ng-ineer  Oa\harL   was   injurerl     and    fireman  ft -rry was   killed      in   a  freight wreck  on      the   ('rand      TtiihU      at I'.u'!  Peasinson early today The engines and rolling' slock was somewhat'damasjed.  Fatal Mining Accident.  Madoc, Oiu., Aprjl 3,���������Peter Jar-  vis, of Dollar's b.idge was killed  at/he American Hilling Company's  ahnulie Mine, aear Hannockburti ye.-  terday afternoon. Vive men , we.o  being- brought up the shaft, the cage  caug'ht on something tipping il  ovur sidpwa.vs. Mr. .larvis and  another workman named Presiltk cl  Cordova fell om . the former d. op-  ping seventy feet to the bottom of  the shaft receiving injuries which  mused his death. Presick escaped.  S  Oi  i  I-  I  4  Evef y good dealer carries this  Boot. Take no substitute  MEN'S KIP WHOLE BACK  BOOTS have double sole and  slip, Hungarian nailed and  standard screw fastened, high  or low cut  The  mo*.I   popular Miner's  Boot   ever turned out of a  factory  J. LECKIE Go. Ltd.  I    VANCOUVER, B. C.  SYNOPSIS OF CANADIANNOKTH  WEST MINING   REGULATIONS.  Coal���������Coal lands may he purchased at $10 per acre for soft coal and  J20 for anthracite. Not more than  320 acres can be acquired by one individual or company. Royalty the  r;ite of ten cents per ton of li.flOO  pounds shall bc collecterl on the  gross  output.  Ouart/.��������� A free miner's certificate is  granted upon payment in advance of  57.50 per (iiini.m for an ��������� individual,  nnd ���������'from 550 to ?lufl [ier annum'foi  a company,  according to capital.  A free miner, having discovered  mineral in place, may locate a claim  I,'500 x 1,500 feet. The Tee for re  cording  a claim, is  $f>.00  At; least S100  must, be expend oil "n  '������������������������������������-. claim each  year fir  paid   to  th'  mining recorder  in  lieu thereof. When  ���������i-500  has  been  expended   or  paid, the  locator   may,   upon   having  a survey  made,  and  upon  complying with   oth  er requirements,   purchase   the  land at  $1  an acre.  The, patent provides for thc payment of a royalty of 2| per cent on  the sales.  PLACER mining claims generally  are 100 feet square; entry fee ������'>. renewable yearly.  A free miner may obtain  two leas  es   to  dredge  for   gold   of   five miles  each for a term  of twenty  years,  renewable at the deselection of the Minister of the Interior.  The lessee sha.ll have a dredge fo  operation within one season from the  date of the lease for each five miles.  Rental, $10 per annum for each mile  of river teased. Royalty at the rate | 51  of 2_ per cent collected on the out- [4  put  after it exceeds $10,000.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister  of the  Id-  IT DEFIES  COMPETITION  WATSON'S  DUNDEE--  n  Sco-lands Best..  Tnfi^  Sole Agents for B. C.  PORTLKND HOTEL  DAVID I1YNES, Propiietor.  (ward at reasonable  Rates  The bar is extra  well  Stocked  This Hotel - has  been completely      renovated.   -  Board a*rt lodging $1.00 per day.  2  1  HOTEL-  JOHN TFA, Proprietor-  Ur Supplied   with  the  Best   Wines, 1st Avenue :-:  Liquors and Cigars.  :-��������� Ladysmith B.C.  Best accommodation for . transient  ind permanent boarders and lodgers.  2RANO       HOTEL  This new Hotel has been comfort-  oly furnished and the bar is up-to-  l������te. Rates $1.00 a day and ������p-  jy\rds.  WH. BEVERIDGE, Pro*.  '-filial*  ������-: :���������-��������� :������������������: -���������' T-adT������ml*������  THE JONES HOTEL  ���������WHITE   .COOK���������  and   W IllTE - L A BOK���������  Employed Only  HOTEL  DOMINION  t ���������BatcF ((.1.26 ai.d$1.50���������  Free bua to ail steamboat landings an  mil way depqte.    Electric care every flv  minutes to all parts, of   the city,  and table unexcelled.  Ba  F. BAYNES, Proprietor,  ABBOTT  ST.,   VANCOUVER B, C  (Half Block from Depot.)  GATACRE   STREET-     Ladysmith  "GALEDOMAN"  Leads Them    AH  HCQUALiTY  -:o:-  RPRITHET,  & Co., Ltd  Pacific Coast   Agency.  VICTORIA, :���������: :���������::���������: .-: :-B.C  . Under Managment  Hotel Wilson  Nanaimo, B. C.  Jas. R. McKinnel  Proprietor,  Commercial Mens' headanavters.  Modern and     Strictly First Claia  Fire Troof    Buildiig.  WANTED���������By Chicago wholesale  house, special representative (man or  woman) for rach province in Canada.  Salary $20 00 apd expenses paid  weekly- Expense money advanced.  Business successful;- position .permanent; No investment required; Previous experience not essential to en-,  gaging. . '-:'���������'���������;    "     :    v.  Address Manager, 132.Lalcp Stpeet,  Chicago, in'., u.s-.a;  TH6CITYMR R K0T  R. Williamson Prop  ���������St.- Avenue Ladysmith B C,  THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  I PURCHASERS  AND SMELTERS OF COPPER, GOLD AND  '������������������"''��������� SILVER ORES. :""' ^--,^.  Smelting Works at  LADYSMlTfi,     B. C.  CLERMONT LIVINGSTON  General Manager, $  HEAD OFFICE  I DUNCANS STATION.  I      Vancouver Island, B, G,  I  Ticket and  Freiglit  Office,1  75  Government Street,'  Transcontinental  Trains Daily  The New Train.  ORIENTAL LIMITED  The Train ol  E&hc,   Elegance,  Excellence.  Every  mile  a picture,    and  no smoke, to spoil thc   view,  Through Compartment,   O^  servafcon a������d.  Pullman Sleepers;    also   Through   Tourist  Cars to Chicago.  At antic Steamthip Blauneaa t7 Europe  - ia our Specialty  VT!|lon    Terminals   with   all  Stoamer lines.  Ilerth  reservations  by  wirel  Great Northern S.S. Co.  FOR  JAPAN   AND  CHINA.  S, S: Minnesota    will   sail  fip.ni Seattle,  April 29th.  ���������For rates,  folders and    full  information,   call   on  or     address,  S. G. YERKES,  A.G.P.A.,  Seattle, Wash.  E. R. STEPHEN,  Gen.  Agent, Victoria,  B.C.  TICKET OFFICE  Cor, Government and Kates Ik  VICTORIA, B   C  I  Trains daily,, to St.^I'anl,  -Minneapolis,  Duluth   and  East.  Trains    daily     to Denver,  Omaha, Kansas City, St.  Louis     an<i   East      and  Southeast.  k. J HENRY'S  NUR&IES   QREEN-  ,    H0USEV AND SEiD  HOUSES  mo  teatmiasttr Road.  IJ.CJ  IIeadq.uart������rs tot������������������=���������  PACIFIC QROWN Oartfcn, field  ���������nd flower ������EEDSV  lor distribution. ;  Large   UtocK'   of Home  Growa FRUIT and ORNAMENTAL    TREES  mow matured for Spring.  Ha expense, I������ss or delay ot !iuntg4.tion or in-  SPectio*  Let me yrjee your list  before placing your   order. -Jreennouse Plants,  Floral Pa<*wt>s. Fertilizers   etc.  3010 Weatmiaster Road-  VANCOUVEJl, R. V.  XX  , Atlantic Steamship Tickets on  sale to and from all European  Points  This is the ONLY  lins    ( to  YELLOWSTONE PARK.  Touiist sleepers on all trains  For particulars call  on     or  wiite E. E. Blackwood, General Agent,  Victoria,  B.C.  A.   D.     Charlton,   A.G.P.A., '  ti.P.,   Poitland, Ore.  ������������������BaMMMMBSaaHHaaBBi  PAINTING,        PAPEkMANOIN0  ere  Wqpk dop^ pmperly  and ������t     rich  prices.     A  Ail!  line of Wall    Taper,  and Painter'a  Suppliet*   Residence on  Rohert* Street  J    E .SMITH.   Pr-  LAOYS.mTH OAKBRV  CHOICE    CAKES    AND   PASTRY  ALWAYS    FRESH   ON HAND  Wedding    C'akcp   Made    to  Order  FRUITS    AMD    CANDIES OF ALL  KINDS.    fKESH   BREAD  EVERY   DAY  Prices   are ��������� Verj,Reasonable.     All  Customers are Treated Alike.  HOP LEp * CO.  0$ THB   ^SPtANAD^ .  Mannfacturers of the Eamous  CUi$AN BLOSSOM  None bu   Union X<abor;   Employed  H j. BOOTH. Prop  J.X. Smi  "E3J  s  Cor, 5th. Avenue & Baden Powell Street  Open night and Day. A good meal at any hour  Meals 35c. and Upward  SHAVES & B4THS  Having takB������ ������v������r the barb-er shop  known as At Ladysmith Shaving  Parlors, High St., I intend, by keep  ing competent workmen, to conduct  a first-class establisliment, and respectfully soUWt your patronage.  THOMAS LEWIS  Are You  Going East  Then be aure your tickets reatf   flu  the  The only line now making UNION  DEPOT connections at ST. PAUL  and MINNEAPOLIS with the  through trains from the PaciQt  Coast.  THE     SHORTEST     LINE,  TH  FINEST  TRAINS,   THE   LOWEST  RATES, THE FASTEST TIME.  BETWEEN  MINNEAPOLIS,   ST.   PAUL,   CHF  CAGO,    OMAHA,    KANSAS  CITY  ������nd ALL POINTS EAST.  For complete information ask yoa  ncal agent or write,  F. W. PARKER  General   A gait  ~?0 2nd Ave., Seattle.  .. ..Dea ers In  Pianos and  Organs ..  Ladysmith, B.C  " '-NOTICE  The --partnership tvexistingwbBt-wjpen-r"  C. H 'Rupiming and \V: E;' Rumnnng'  carrying-on '"'business  in- the City,-pf  Ladysmith,    B. ,CV,"'asi'nianufaptui'ers ;  of carbonated   beverages,  etc.,  under  Mic firm name of Rumming Bros., is  hereby    dissolwsd.'     All   outstanding  accounts must be paid to W. E. Rumming, who   will continue the busines������j  and pay all  accounts against the firm  of Rumming Bros.'  C.  II.  RUMMING,  W. E. RUAIJUNG.  Dated at Ladyiiniitli this 28th Day  of Feb., J906i  i._. *$������w'Z������}r''~Z'iQ\r:'. '���������.-*/-.  THE DAILY LEDGER.  ��������� j DOMINION PARLIAMENT ACCEPTS  i  THE SUGGESTIONS OF THE YUKONERS  Ottawa, April 3.���������The house will t Association,  adjourn for. the Easter holidays on  Wednesday, Apr/t - Uth, to resume again on Tuesday, Apri'  17th. The government is imbue 1  I with tho idea of pressing the work  | 'of  the  session,     and  hereafter    win  "'}   take     Thursdays     for      government  j   business,     thus     restricting    private  $" members ,  to   two days   each week.  J       The   new .mining  code     for  Yukon  ' territory will be submitted by Hon  Mr. OIL or this week. ' The new  bill has  been  drafted       by , tho Yi.  -- 'Uoiv'**"  jficil    and       a committee ol  Ho  will    ask    if     thc   immediately  arrange  for  tho        fi'jld  government     has  taken     any    stops   woik    Tor the   coining season,  to   remedy     the complaints, regard-j    Mr.Ross     introduced   a    bill     to-  ing this  service.   ' '   '' i  HONORS  FOR FRENCH  DELEGATES  The minister     of justice  gives    no  tice   of  a bill    to amend    the  act  minors" and placed before thc minister of tho Interior ��������� by Commissioner Mc J nnes, who is still in  town- Tho government has accepted all these suggestions of tin  Y uk oners-  a  Mr.     Taylor     has  a  series   of quo,  lions   on the   oivler     paper with   ref  respecting judges oi piovincial court-,  lt will effectively prevent any vio  iatiou of the law of last session  forbidding judges 'irom , acting as  trustees, arbitrators, directors oi  compaiiies, etc. "  Membera of the* local Typographical union have become tired of  paying $1.40 to $2.00 a week iu  support of tho striking printers in  the United Stntes, and for tlu-  past two weeks nave declined to pay  tin; Ie\y, on the ground that no  statement has b*eii received aa to  what was being done with th"  moneys.  A.   P.   Lowe,    director     of        the  eivnce     to     t hu;  England     of   the  cable   service fron.  geological  survey   has taken' up   his  i day     respecting    the "Boundary, Kam  loops   and tlie    Central Railway Com  'pany.  Air. CS-allighcr's bill respecting the  Calgary and Fernie railway was  read ������ , docon-.t   time.  Alessrs, D., M. Eberts, K.O., aul  TI. B Twigg. of Victoria) ._ ami  certain Winnipegers are seeking in  corporation as tho Ashcroft, Uor-  kerville and Fort tieoige Jtailwsv  company, to build" 'a line from  Kumloops  or  Ashcroft       to Fort  George.  H. M'. Powell, ICC, of Winnipeg,  has   been   in   the  city    for two or  three  days.  The report that Judge liubuc was  about to retire, and Mr. Howell's  name  is  prominently   mentioned     a.s  Minis-  tho j  \  to  the    Algeciras  Paris,      April    ii.���������Foreign     iiiuu-s-  omjji,  ters    Huourgois     has   authorized   M.  AI.       Jtever,       and   Iteghault.  French     tlelegatos  conference to sign" the Moroccan  Protocol. unrl lias congratulated  the French ropit'sentatives on he  half of the French government i.l  the successful conclusion of thi;!<  work at   Algociras.  NOTICE.  NOTICE  is  hereby given   that  I   intend  to apply  at  the next sitting  (of the License Board of  the City of  'Ladysmith     B.C.,  for a transfer  of  the retail liquor license now held by  Jine for the premises known  as the La-  . dysinith  Hotel,  situated   on   Lot   9,  'Block 27, to Robt. Scott and   Alex-  e  X  -:������������������!��������� ������������������>!������������������!' XH ���������!��������� ��������� ���������!��������� ��������� ���������!��������� ��������� ���������!��������� ��������� ���������!��������� ��������� ���������?���������  F.  W.  MILLAR  by i������is atty. in fact,  '   MARGARET   A. .REID  Dated at Ladysmith the 10th day of  Maich, 190G.  Canadian  Press I duties  in  his-hew ������ position'and will i his 'successor  is    going  the rounds.  STOLEN t'OODS FOUND.  New York. April K.���������About 5.".0"  000 worth of the securilics alleged  to have been stolen by Thomas  Wainwright from the residence of  Dr. Nicholas Piiuiultt in Minneapolis, were found today in a safe  deposit vault in a bnnk iu this  city. W'ainwright was accused of  having stolen $100,000 of silver.  ware,    plate   and   securities.  MUST TREAT JOTS WITH  EQUITY AND  aries   that    all relatives,    and"    - all  his  subjects    be'    treated with equity     and  justice."     Tho '    resolution  whicj.   was  supported",  'by   the duke  of  Alamedovar  was accorded   unanimous and  cordial   , suport   including  that  of  the ,Moorish    delegates.  "Deserter Found.  Port-Arthur,     April   3.���������O.  Wood  a  deserter      from  the  British  army  disappeared  from     here     about       a  resolution > says:      "The      American | year jtgo   and  all efforts   "to "    trace  delegation  therefore  accords   'its sen-��������� him    were     futile.    . The       mystery  timent   in    favor of     the       Sulla**.'.*-  has  now   been cleared ' "up     by'" fhe  continuing a  tolerant   attitide,    and   receipt    of  news    of his    death       ir-  the  Sultan     instruct    his     function-   England.  ' Algeciras,, April 3.���������The text " of  the resolution on l������chnlf of the  .lews in Morocco ' introduced yi-s  terday by 'Ambassador Whitehead  of the American Mission - at' the  conference on .Morocco reforms sets  forth that the Sultan is" dispos-  " ed to accord the Jews equity, but  ,his functionaries do not always  sufficiently share the soverign's toi  erance     and  justice.     Continuing the  RUSSIA RESISTS  1 DEMANDS OF CHINA  ���������I  HILBERT  PLOTTING  TO OUST  CASTKO  'line   World  RESIST    ;"-"/���������"-���������_<-���������  MINERS':  DEMANDS  St. I'etersburg, April :].���������No confirmation has been .received of'the.  report published by the'-" Russkbt  ftloio in   a-despatch      yesterday  from Harbin. Manchuria,  that      hostilities  between      the-  Russian      and ' i0���������g   th,,  Manchurian    railroad  Chinese     troops were   imminent.    At   Russia     is  resisting    the  latter  negotiations     betwen     Russia      and  China       o\er      Alanthurian     ahairf  are   now   progicssing     satisfactorily.  Thc   Chinese are   asking     for     a  dim  unition     of the   railroad  guards      a-  b'ut  de-  the  foreign ollice'r ''it.^-as'said   that  mands.  NANAIMO NEWS ;NOTES  '  ��������� MORN *;. ������������������_..-  In   the  maternity       ward,     Nana-  hi.o   ITospiLal     on  ApViF'   2,    to Mr.  and  Mrs.      G.   Hirst,   "of  a  son.  New  York,  April   3.  tomori'ow  will    say.  "One of the, largest merchants in  New York said last night that -arrangements are being perfected here  und iu Paris and London for a  revolution in Venezuela which should,' out exception  annihilate Castro ' and open up  that country to American capital    and  entorpi ise.  "A number of rkh New York  met chant*-, are said to be interested  in iho u-o\emc-nt, which, the promote-s declare, will involve the employment of 15,000 soldiers and  the expenditure of ������50,000,000 in  the campaign against President Castro, if the plans do not go astray  is to be either expelled or destroyed, and a native Venezuelan  statesman is to be installed as  his  successor.  "In this connection it- is said  that Castro, tfntictpating a successful revolution against him sooner or later, has converted some of  his alleged $'1,000,000 fortune into capital and has sent it to America and  Franco.  ' "Carlos U. Fuegodo. the Venezuelan consul in Now York, said  last night at his home that he  had heard such an expedition was  being-organized     or   being    promot.-  ���������������������!���������'���������'Vint   he had been unable-   to learn .  .    - .   -  td, but   nc  nao in. ^     ^ , _.   Seattle. aml,;.,So���������11d.;lcities,:I,;   re  ihe turning  to   Nanaimo  week's      time  Chicago, April - 3*��������� Nearly ������00  coal operators':of>MUinois were represented at a meeting of their organization here today "'���������al led to con  aider the strike situation.' With-  it was decided to  stand firm in resisting -the demands  of  the miners. ...  1 **��������� ������������������O��������� ���������  "\-  CALLOWAY���������BENTON.  The Nanaimo Herald, of this morning has the following^  At 12:30 today the Haliburton Si  Methodist church . will bc the scene  of a pretty and interesting ev������mt  when two ot Nanaimo's most popular young people will be united  in wedlock. The contracting parties will be Mr. John.- D. Gal-,  loway and Miss. Elizabeth Benton!  Miss.       Emily    "  Benton, sister  of       the bride will   '   act. as  bridesmaid and Mr. James Smiley,  cousin of the "g������oom . i will'-'be jhe  best man. After the ceremony has  been performed by the Rev.. A. E'  Roberts, the party will, retire to  thc home of the bride's parents on-  Fry Street where dinner will ru  served after which the newly " mar-  riedcouplb "-will--leave- on the afternoon  train -on  a  honoyhioon - ���������.tour  Capt. Stromgren ' and Captain  Sears have purchased the Alert, for  frierly owned by. -Mr. -'-A. Haslam  and used by him extensively in connection- with the towing, af booms  from his northern logging camps  to the mill in this city. ", The Alert  will be continued hi her present  service " under the' command of  Ott.it.      Stromsren.'.  Mrs.   Ralph   Smith  was  seriously   ill  Mrs. William Bennett, of Kennedy Street will leave this morning on a five month's visiL to  Yorkshire, Kngland. She will be  accompanied by Mr. and Mrs  Nye of Vancouver, the party c*o  ing  on  the  Great Northern.  Gabrielle . Pierre, the Ruby Creek  Indian who stabbed Murphy and  Edmund Victor, two Agassi/. Indians, . some time ago,. received  his preliminary hearing at Agassi/.  on Saturday and was sent up for  Word was received in the city on trial on the charge of attempt-  Monday night -from    Ottawa      .that led  murder.  5P0RTS AND PASTIMES  ��������� ���������     '    TO SIGN ARTICLES.  From Uic   looks   of things at  oiit  rgf  im-  carry  ith the  and  anything  definite  about  he  had   understood     shares   in  scheme   were being  sold.  ���������   "'I  would  like to   get     hold      of  some  of   those   shores    ,'   he      saul-  ���������I    will   buy  all    that     are   offered.'  The  consul      inquired      eagerly       as  to the   point  the expedition was     to  sail'from.  "The expedition is to set  shortly from Europe In three, large  steamships, which are already  tier contract. They are to  about 5,000 volunteers w  foreign qualities of arms  ammunition. Rides of the largest  patterns 24,000 rounds of cartridges, 500,000 shells, eight rapid-firing nuns'. 8,000 army belts, 1-  flOQofflcers' Wp������l������, wiu> P������-C0*'s'  pevolvprs, ..    3,f>00   machetes and  swprrjs.     together   .with,  other    sup:  pffes.!'  ���������not��������� athlete dead.  Chicago, April 3.-Napolcon Cam  papa' knPWn throughput the country  ns "010^6^.^';Cain'P>P.a-. died  today of heart/;"dlsealse;* and dropsy  1������. tne -hospital here; Tweivty-five:  ye^rs^ago^/ Campana was a profes  sionai peiiesffian,^ taking part  many       walking    matches     in  partB     of the     United  States-     was  sevenly-five years  of  age.        :-  COPPER'S  ADVANCE."  Boston,   April 3.���������Coppers showed  a.  general advance   -   today    and tho  xnarket   was  strong  all day.  in-abpiit-two  to take up '.':;. their  residence, on Milton Street.  Both of the coiitracting-partjcs are  well and favorably, .known to- a  large circle in this city ,-and...... ...district, having been- employed for -a  number of years with the . large  dry goods establishment..- of Stevenson au/1 Company und latterly with  D.     Spencer, Ltd.  In commemoration af the . event.  and as a-mai'k of respect and esteem, the fellow employees of the  young couple    presented them'   with  a silver-tea set.  ._ . o   The     customs  returns for    Vancouver      for   the        month       pf    March  Wore     ?GGS|,535.ti2,     ap  Ipcreasc over  thoae  pf  last    year of $203,9*23,-  59 :   . i  -7T--T���������-! O'  pre-  John-  No  ma I ter     what  other   clubs ma.v  1 be   formed     in   the     citj,   the     Van  bont-it'- seems   'as -if.'Ralph  1.   _.     ** _, ...      ������������������������ ' strong   senior  tweh e     in   the       field  son  and   Sine    Swanson       will   meet 6  .{this  year.     Practically every  ihe'neui*  future    in     a contest ol  spee'd,  strength     and science on   the.  playei  I who   handled     a  stick     for   the  senior  twelve"   last jcar  will   be   wear-  padded" mat.      In      last      night's   is  j ing.     lnp   imu.ocm  aiui  green      again  sue   of.the   Free Press,    Bob     Swan-  this  season  son   replies as   follows     to  John  in  son's challenge which appeared  The Herald yesterday morning,  ' I have, noticed Mr. Baker's letter  iii th'isunorning's paper re a wrestling match bei ween Sine Swan-  son and Ralph Johnson,  like to got a match with my man  with Johnson and will lie pleased  to meet Mi*. Johnson or his manager nt the Athletic club tomorrov  night at 7:30 for the purpose  of-airaiiging foi* the same.  <,;. R.  SWANSON.- -'������������������  "The  higgtest   surprise      of     "   the  season   in  socket-   circle*?      in this  province was sprung on Saturday  when the Vancouvei- city eleven defeated the Celt ics, champions of tin* Mainland and as-  I     would, piranfs   for     provincial   honors,       !>.<.  a score of 2 goals (o 1. It was  (he final match of the series foi  the Chnrity Cup. and as a result  of their victory the members of  thc city club will hold the cup  for the present season.'-'��������� News Advertiser.  DIVIDENDS  PAID IN  KOOTENAY  Winnipeg, Man., April '.'..-A..'.  McMillan, managing direct.n* ������.������:' : '"ic  Le  Roi  mill     is  here   enrii.e. Wosi.  he used io the logging camps.'In or-  ,der to meet with the additional expense which will he inclined in the  construction of the plant ihe capitalization <*f the company has |������een increased and 'the work of improvements in the present plant and o!  the installation of the new mill will  1 e commenced at once.  A   FAV0RITI*:   REMEDY   FOR   BM  j HIES  j    It's   pleasant:     taste    and   prompt  He  states   that the   proper:y recent- !curea hayc ma(,o Cll,ani]1rnain's Cough  ly  paid ������������������dividend     af   1-i   per cent  I10QUIAM COMPANY  lieuicdy a favorite with the mothers  of small    children.      It quickly cures  their coughs    aiu! colds and prevents  BUYS'TIMBER LANDft   *,r,y  danger     of pneumonia  or   other  serious     consequences.       It not only  cures croup,   but when given as soon  Seattle Wash.,  April 3.--  The Patent  Folding Box Company,  of I-Ioquiauil   :s  preparing   to  engage .as  (he croupy cough appears will  pro  in  the manufacture of finishoil     lumber on a  large scale.     A    deal    has  In  a!l  Ho  : lust,  been   completed  with   thc     Wcv-  New,Railway     Section. I' ,.,���������.,..      ,,        ,,  J - - crhacuscrs.  which will give thc    Mo-  Montreal*.    April   3-RoSs.      Harr , _______ ^ ^^     {q  is Co.,, Ltd., a new and power-Jk ^ ,a 1)1.in(.i wllidl ,,as ,ec���������  fui      Company  fo.-n.e4, recently        in ^^  Montreal for railroad .-. .contract!.i?| u wj)1 ^ ^ ]e;is(. fiw months  .pnrposes, have secured a contract o cn^e tbe ^^ whk,}) are ,,iclu(1  with-; thevCv-PR. .-.for- sectioul^ .n ^ transfcri as tlie propcr,.y  between���������i?afcb^-"S^d;lafl^^.i/.Byni5_.cbn'Voviu ��������� is'vcry. iar),e. Tho nr-t.H'  inlet,       of,New/ToVbritd:-;Ge^mn^ pcr tn0U3!iml  Bay line,     designed     to    five     the'-^et. f()]. Al|'i't'l)Je^hnher:^  C.P.R,   independent;^   and;,     .direct  I   Th'e  Patent   Folding Box' Cbtiijiajry;^  connection   'between   Toronto'    'in-!  Eposes 'to construct one of the ..!������r������������������"'{���������  its     main  line west..:. The. distance'RCst ]Uniler mills in the sl'at", wn.'.l* '  is   over  fifty miles    and the count.-y  *t will operate in  connection  with its'  tobe travelled    is     of  utmost    ciiffi-)ox   factory,   with   the  mill  will     he  culty,    heavy     rock������������������ cuttings ��������� ���������beiiigl.(pIii>j>cd    with the latest    .inn   nest  the chief characteristics. machinery and slectric conveyors-will  vent the attack,  rtvsniith Pharmacy.  JMnunoHg  Foi sale hy  La  EXCELLENT  Train Service  BETWEEN  HaSSLTOfClORONTO,  ^:.'\'Atta.the Prln<lpal Business Centers of  Ontario, Quebec, and the  Maritime Provinces.  ALSO TO BUFFALO, NEW YORK AMD  PHILADELPHIA, VIA NIAGARA FALLS.  ForTImo Tnbles, etc., address  GEO. W. VAUX,  Assistant Gcn'l Fassunger tind Tlokot Agent,  138 ADAMS ST., CHICAOO, ILt.,  mmwmmumwm  Job  Printing-  Done Promptly and  WELL  Al  THE  LEDGER  Office  1st Avenue  W.  SILER.  CtENEKAL hXPRESS AND  DELIVERY  WORK TROMPTLY f>(  Leave orders at the Abhctsford.  J. PIEROY & 00.  Manufacturers Of,���������      ,  IRONCLAD    BRAND  CLOTHING,  OVERALLS,  TOP SHIRTS,  ETC,  WHOLESALE DRY 6000  VICTORIA, B. C.  NOTICE  From      this  date  the undersigned  will  not  be  responsible foi   any  indebtedness     Incurred  except on      a  written orfler signed by the secretary  Rowland  Machin.  V.  I.  EXPLORATION & DEVEL  0PMENT CO., LTD.  Non Personal Liability.  Victoria. B. C. M������y  18th. 1801.  I  *  I  t  t  Union  Brewing Co  NANAIMO    B. C.  flan ufacturers of the  In   British Columbia  Lager Beer   and Porter      Guaranteed  Brew  *  ed from the Best Canadian  Malt   Run   Hops    %  i  >4-4 4-+++ ���������..���������������������������������.���������.���������������������������������-������������������������������������������������������������������������ 4^4.4444.4>4 ���������������������������������������������-���������������������������������������������-���������������*���������" - ��������� ���������  LAC/SMITH TRANSFER STABLE  PIANOS,     ORGANS    AND HOUSEHOLD     KURNITURK MOV- ,  ED PROMPTLY A ND SAFELY.  J  Stables In the rear of the Ladysmith hotel.     Leave ordtrs at   thr '  Abbots ford. ������  A. J. VWASKET, PROP J  ^���������������������������-���������-���������^������������������������������������������������������^������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^���������������������������^^������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������f** *  GENERAL BLACKSMITH SHOP  Miners' Drilling Machines  MADE TO ORDER and REPAIRED   AT   SHORT  NOTlCEc     DRILLS  SHARPENED   BY US     ALWAYS    GIVE SATISFACTION.  ���������PICKS HANDLED  A ND REPAIRED   -S^IIl PS MIT II ING    IN      UL   ITS   BRANCHES  fiorseshoers and Genera! tslacksmitfis.  R. WRIGHT  Buller Street  ...     -  Ladysmith, B C  LIVERY, BOARDING AND  SALES STABLES  EXPRESS  WORK   A  SPECIALTY.  .     DAVID JOHNSON  JiPHONE 66 HOYSWT    i  m9X������X9X9X4)X9X������m9X4yX9X9X"^*^ ���������^���������X9Mmm������XmX49X9>*  X  X  ������  ������  ������  Express Work  LIGHT TEAMING  Woil anj 3xrk iyr ills  SEE  J.   KEMP.   OR LEAVE    ORDERS   WITH '  - W. CARTER,-  PIRRT  AVENUE  PHONE      6 0  NOTICE  LADYSMITH   WATER W02KS  Consumers are requested to call at   the office     on-Roberts   Street *iid  pay Water     Rates, between the 10th   and the 25th of eaeh month.  Office Hours I P. M. 4.30  I. J BLAND  SUPERINTENDENT.  HAY, GRAIN and  FARM PRODIM  Orders will be delivered anywherr  In the city promptly and at the lowest possible prices.  Leave orders at Christie's, oa tV������  EiplaikaiY.       ."--���������:--;.  ���������  James Warnocfr  Public  Nbiiee  Attention is called to the   tact that tfe������  Ogilvie FlourTlills  Co,   Limited  makers  of ROYAL HOUSEHOLD   FLOUR,     hare for some iim������  past been producing flour ln a  vastly  improved and  ptrlfl -"  form  by lhe aid of ELECTRICITY  and having; secured  control  of    all tlie basic patents relating thereto, take this opportunity of a dvising,   the  public  that any  orized users of the electrical   flour purifying processes  will  be pro-  ���������ecuted.  Ogilvie Flour Mills Company Limited  are tlie    oaly     millers ia Canada  wlioae   Flo-ar  is purified by tlie Electric Process  DAY SCHOOL.  Usual subjects taught; also language0 : drawing in pencil and crayons, paint ng in oils and water colors, pianoforte a.nd vocal lessons given in classes or individually.  MISS  BERTRAM,  Ladvsmith. B   U.  Dr. R. B. Diei  Surgeon Dentist  All  work guaranteed, and at reaso  able ratea.  RESIDENCE AND OFFICE  Gatacre St. Ladysmith  OPBN AT ALL HOURS.  Ladysmith Temple No.  5  Un''     -;p  Sisters meets at the Oddfellows' I...U  2nd   and  -Ith  Tuesday  at   7.3u  p.m.  Mrs.  Kate Tate secretary.  UNITED   ANCIENT      ORDER   OK  DRUIDS  Wellington Grove No. 4-U. A. 0. I>  Meets in the I' 0 0 .F. Hall, l.u-  ilysmith, the Second and Fourth  Wednesdays of each month, commencing Wednesday, 13th., 1905.  VisdtiDg Druids     are Invited to at*  Und.  By Order.  WM. RAFTER, Reef Sect*  PATRICK BURK, N, A, '���>*.-
THE    DAILY    I.Hr.r,i<-ft
Local Items
���T    ,FOR   SALE W*
Twelve Head of Cows and
Milk Route.   Apply P. ,o.
At ANTED���Any  person  having  furniture  or cooking stove to sell,
ply   "X,"  general   delivery
�� p.m., April,  3rd.
Smoke Little B. Cigars.
3Iiss HI. Smith s;*ent, the day in
>.Tniuimo, reluming on the 1 o'clock
.train todav.
Mr., A.   Haiti  is  in   Vicioria  today ic
On  business.
f .Air. I-I. Aitl.cn, of N.inainio,
si'Ciidim; a couple of d,i_\ s in tins
city, having airiu*il on (he il o'clock
train ibis morning.
NO More    Will    Gentle   Voices    Aid
A movement is on foot in the Catholic Churches oi the United'States
io dispense with women's \oices in
chinch choirs and to do away with
solos. A despatch Iiom Omaha,
says "Solos, both vocal and instrumental, are to bc eliminated from
the Roman Catholic churches of the
Omnha diocese, May 1, and woiren
are to Le disjensed with in the
ebons These changes are aunounc-
bocn their instructor.
In the churches across the sea 'the
children aie trained from infancy for
the chinch choirs, and the work of
the hoys is of a \cry high order.
According to musicians-hcre, Emope
has 10 some extent adapted the musical sen ice by men and in Paris
Calholic choils arc composed
of  men.
Arthur   Alexander,   leader    of     the
The   Young  Ladies'   Guild    of    tho
3-cal Presbyterian Church intend g-,-.
tng a  Comcisazione     in   the    Opera   all   tli
House     on    Friday,     April  20.      A
splendid  jrogramme  is  being  pu-p.n-1
j choir  at  Rt.   Alary"s  Cathedral,  said
T  'the ct'ier day  that    it  would  doiihl-
;wr. R. Wright, proprietor of the less he some time before -'real chan-
J uJler street hlacl-smith shop, is up ges v.o'Ltl bc made in the music of
���Hie, line today  on  business. jU]C (.|,.���-ohcs  in  this eoini!ry:   It will
lie   an  easy   mailer  to  train     a
1 noi
Ingham  left on  the
lai^c  number of  men  and ho)s  in    a
'train     for  Nanaimo,   where she  will   fevv U'onLjlS.  Ior although  thc    plain
visit    arr.   Ingham      in, fhe  Nanaimo   chant apneurs easy there arc features
I that are  dillicult.
.__ Fro'.n     the cathedral    resident,     il
The tug Lorn* JL00U a four-masted
1iark into Cheniftiniis harbor this afternoon.
Capt.  A.  ID.' Bissot, of   Vancouver,
'8s exj.eetted '   o\cr    loday with    his
1��K*an.d  wrecking scow to  relieve the
"fi.S.   Sc-1 irk  of her cargo  of matte.
'The 'latter steamer  is  still  on      the
���..rocks with her cargo,.but  it   is now
Hbought tlmt the boat  may he saved
I'fter she  has    ,heen  relieved  of     the
.    -    Air. J.  Sanderson and J.  Eno   are
r on! emulating a    trip north shortly.
.They*.will pro! ably  leave about    the
'- .  ^<th/���and will  be a,\vay for at least
ii   " ^cral-monllis. -   When  the     football
\   .'season 'opens, however, it is cxpecle.i
fv^.V1-3/ wil1' -'In'i't    hack  this  way     10
fc:-'.ll,''"'P win another ehain]*iuishi��.'
s*.   ..>��� �� ../
\"J.' \T1?c name of thc Tree Copper Co ,
'���^���jr.svas-j-oniiitteil   bv  mista' e  irom     the
f *"f - r    \ j     j- *- ��� v
'���}.*.^iist of ooiitributoi's io the Nanaimo
V--^J,Iosii"ital fund which appeared in The
*V-^;xji-e��iger yesterday. ���, The abo.ve com-
|i''^'f^Tny,'.Vihrough Manager Watson ,con-
r^t^&ribiited'    $10.00  to  the f^n'd,  which
These are the Washing Kind
Every Bit of Trimming on thsm
wii! wash like a baby's face���������
Detachable Capes-We cannot
describe-1 hem, you have to
See them to Appreciate therrs-
Prices *ae:c f cm
1   I
���-     h*^t--v^6-*��4
We have the most beautiful Pal-
tern Hats in town. This is a broad
State&.i ". tifyoudoubt.it, visit
us and be u,./inced of correctness
of our Sfvla; ^----~-~��� 	
Nanainio's Leading  Milliner.    Commeicial  St.,     NANAIMO,   B.  C.
Next dooi to Jas. Hirst���Qui  Grocer.
'     Every Ladysmith lady spending $3.00 will have hcr  fare returned to her
We Have an Up to Date Assortment of House Furnishings and
Our Prices jWili Compare Favorably Mli Victoria, or Vancouver
Houses   .      '..-���-'.
y*^I"Bnal-.es  the total  $120.50 instead
'��}'���'��� $J*16.50��� as', published yesterday.
'was given out that it will bc some
time fccforc any change will bc
ma/le heie iii_ the church choiis. One
of the priests said: "There is a general e'Tort throughout the country* to
train the children in Gregorian chant
with the idea of the choirs ta!:ing
ed in an order from Bishop Scan-
ncll.     In   smbmittiiig  the  rules,   His-
I Ei
hop S.caniiell said hc had acted on a
the recommendation of a commit tec '5k��
of clvi-Rvrnen which he appointed a
while ago. The organ alone is in-
hihilion against the instrumental solos. Congregational singing both
for (hildren and admits, is rcroin-
mendi d.
In this connection, the rorlland
Telcgiam s��ys: The change in tlie
miis-u- in Catholic churches tlirough-
oiil t hc coun try is in accordance
with lhc wish of the Pope, who sever.*] months ago, issued ins true I ions.
The I'opc is in favor of the Gregorian chant and of (he simple music
laihti than thc operatic shle which
lie de lares is not, suited to the sa-
ciedii.ss  of  the  Church   music.
In Portland the change m Catholic
choirs will probably be made gradually. ' In St. Francis1. cTiurch, on
the enst side, the plain chant has
been introduced, and the boys have
dt-ne   axcolleiit-    work   thc  last     few
Walter* &
; ��� ' "In commenting on the show which
h! ni'Peared in the local Opera House
j,*h'"/n Mrnday night, 'lhc Ledger siatjd
vJ?"-/V-ilhat the Tramp""character' was play-
*4;'"*td very well. We learn this morn-
ang, however, from thc columns ol
[V-,' itlie Nanaimo Herald, that the man
'' .-\'vas too ' well nourished to ever
ina've a'good tramp, and tho, NaNa-
--amo paper fails io understand how
rvve could have So misrepresent-cd ' thc
1 character. Our mistal-e .proTiably 01-
". sginated from tlie fact' thut tramps
tire curiosities, and therefore littk*
..i.ndcrstood in Ladysmith. In other
,'-']-laces, howe-.er, they may l.e more
-.ii-jmi-rou.s, ��� and we cheerfully yield
Hie palm ns an authority on tramps
s"to our Nanaimo contemporary.
I wish to notify my customers
that in [future I shall be a
few minutes late in getting
my "COLONIST" off the
train On Sunday and respectfully ask them to wait
fcr me. 1 shall have plenty
to suppl}' all.
The bonfires seen inVhfly on Second avenue indicolc much needed in1--;
pro'.cmcnls leing carried on by the
Smoke Little B. C'gars.
Is Again Open
 op))osite Pin* Hall
Nanaimo, B. C.
The Wall-Over Shoes for men,
at Hlair & Adam.
We will  be pleased to si; w you
these floods
��� (���---
'OJ   w
1,11 il\smith Temple No. 5, Halhl.one
Sisleis, intend g-King a supper and
dance on the night of Easter Monday,  April   I Gib. st.
Dr. Dier enn hc fouirt at any tti =
at his office on Gatacre st. EI is dc-
tal work is gvaranteod to be tlrs1
class a.ud rates  reasonable ���!'
this as the ordinal)' music of the
chinch, but, of course, it will be
.sc\ci\il years bi fore this can be fullv
months.     Frederick W.   Goodrich has J rcali/.ed.
All Housevs ivesare thinking about
House CI
FREE ���
Vc are carryinc  al
all  lands   of	
the necessities  for  the "ood  woik
-"Some  weeks  ngo,   during the se-'-
r ere "winter    weather  both  my     wife,
snd"'myself  contracted  se\i>re     colds
T,hich    speedily    developed  into    thc
v orst kijid  of la grijijK.' with all its
D iserahlr symptoms,"   writes Mr.   .].
fc".   Kulcslon,   of Maple L.uidin-j,,    In-
V a.      "Kne:',s      and     joints      a'.-hin,^;,
and     licsc   iiiiiniii",     with     alternate
s; lIIs of -.hills ani'l  le ir.     We   I !'��.ni
Using;  ( ho. i.lorkun's   Coi'lIi    Her, e !v,
a -lin��   ih.-   sai��e  with  a  do i',.ic   dose
C   ChJnii.erlain'.s Stomcdi nnd    Liver
7 iblels,   {iii-d "-'by'  its   libci'Ml  use���sotni
ei.mjilHely     l-..noc'o.l     tut   tho. thrill.''
S )Id hy L-id>sniitli  Pharmacy. !
'lh" 1 ndersi^ncd "desin-s to e-vjur-s,
his thanl.s to his Lad)smith friends
for their kindno.'s in selling tickets I
for his gramophone drawing heiu-lil,
which lately took ' place at iVaiiainio.
ti_ K ���<
FHID&Y, ftPRgL_6fh.
% 1 m   ii
���a 1 *s*
Monster Parade 3 p,m
VaKCouver, 'Past, Present and   Prospective
Mass Meeting in tlie Evening
Speeches,   Songs and Music
We will give you the <? bove articles if you
return us . _      ��
VA/hito  Swan  Soap
���MtfA��m - \ i >��.���>���.>*-1^
o mmn
W. 0: Fraser
Merchant Tailor,
%     l
Spring Stock on hand. Call early and
get your choice
We  are inakiug HEATERS and RANGE* of the Latest Styles
and Newest Patterns
We 4�� all kinds of
Foundry and Repair Work���Njckel Plating
in all its branches, a Specially
Phone  53 " ~ " '   P. O. Box 42
Reasonble Prices
Leave ov<l*t%  at I'tUrsaiTs  Furn
ture store, ol   teleph����e N��.  53.
Our Plumbing and Tiismithing Dept.
is now under the management of
JVitr. Wrm. Spence,
A Thorouglv Conioetent Man
NOTICE-is hereby give* that I intend to ai>|)ly at the next sitting of
the. License Board of the city of Ladysmith B.C. for a transfer o�� the retail liquor license now held by me
For the premises known as thc New
Western Hotel, situated on Lot 4,
Block 28, to .John Menghini-
atty     D. H. - DAVIS.
Dated at Ladysmith this 15th day of
March,  1906.
Having ta'ten over the^har-room of
thc above hotel, we intend to run a
first-class," up-to-date ���es'lohlis-hment,
and in soliciting the patronage of
our friends and the public in general,
wc giiarsoitee Eood treatment,  to all.
After this date the price for broad
delivered al my Customers' houses
will be FIVE CENTS per loaf��� 20
loaves for a dollar. My read is
guaranteed thc best made. Shops
run by- white help should receive
white peoples' ' patronage so long as
they are properly conducto'l. i solicit a trial as your Baker.
Smoke Little B. Cigars.
I have just received a shipment of
Mill s High Oracle
at the	
The &d]fsmith Hardware Co. Ltd
R. Jcott
M.&' 8IMPS0H-.
8ollettor,   E*s.
Money  to   Loan
1st. Avfnu?   -   --    -  LAUVSrvpH
We   rilioiilil   ]j!.<;  to-show  voir
| large  as.'iortmeiit  ol-���-' ;:. :
lA/aH Paper!
Hanging  in   price   from
11 ioc.  Double Roll and
loo,ooo CLUB
They are the. very latest. in..Wall
ami Ceiling Decorations. Just* from
tiie Factory. Over ten thousand rolls
(o (Jioosc. from. We also carry a
lnrg-e r,nge of���-
Varnishes. Vainish Stairs,
Paints, Oils, Brushes and
Window Glass
(n   fact,   everything   to Beautify    the
���Home,   at���
fold Filled Brooches. Etc .
The Designs-are Very Attractive���No trouble to
shov/ Goods
afiTidl ?��<e*<B- Them
A. HOWE, of CHEMAINUSihas opened the MEAT-
iHARKET lately|   run  by W. Ward, on Roberts street
."'���,. . .��
A Trial Solicitd
A.     HOWE,    '"   PHONE--2.0
Neatly and Artistically Done
First Avenue,   X   X   X     Ladysmith;
Orders  Promptly   Executed
���   -   LADYSMITH


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