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Array .   mi fit1'  /  iii ..wiwv  A.'/.���������>   .-i,.  tor     v   :-.''jO  ������--rf':  ���������j-v  VOL.,2  FRIDAY iAUG. 24, 1906.  FRICE MVK OMT2S  !  VALPARAISO IN A  STATE OF SIEGE  -%^*"  Valparaiso," 'Aug. 2:5.��������� Fernandez.  Blanco,, governor Of the province of  Valparaiso has proclaimed the " city  of .Valparaiso in a state of scige  and has conferred supreme authority on Navy Captain ��������� Gomez Car-  reno. The Prefect of police is eharg  ed with the duty of collection and  distribution, of food. One of tho  first orders ot the military govern.  meet was to issue an order that  any 'person breaking water mains  should be shot. The water supply  is fairly adequate, and repairs are  progressing- actively rat Baron Hill.  Vina I Del Mar,' and lla,maditas, wher  a large number of mains wore broken by the earthquake. Tlie major's' oflice is now in< Victoria  Sqjuare beside the Governor's tent.  The whole of Victoria street tonight*  is illuminated by electric light. Two  other streets . are also lighted and  tomorrow night Ccrro and /VU'rcs  streets will be lighted. Electric cars  are already running' between-Baron  station and Recreo, nnid probably  tomorrow tlie operation of cars  will be.extended to Vin del Mar.  The .total number of corpses buried  up to Tuesday, Aup,\ 21 was 04 3.  The main post oflice has been reopened.     At Llaillai there is  not     a  of  State   Elihu  Hoot and  others.  j^l.i.a, x. i-i u,' _���������-nji. '-'������������������'���������j' "' n^i' *"--  .illl.UUhO    UIU\i'    UUU      Oui.    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Aug. a:*.���������The Ccriuan  ..government   today   gave    out       thb>  statement: .'OHieial reports from  Vulpairso eouUrni tlio uhnost total  destruction of that city. The Ucr-  uiau Consulate Cienwral with thc archives was -destroyed, but nobody  comic-ted with" the consulate was  hurt. Tho- statement adds that_ the  single wall in, good condition. There j Gorman'cruiser JTatUo will land,a de-  were 30 persons killed thero. Tele- tachment of sailors and marines to  grams of sympathy have been re'eeiv! protect the lives and property of  ed   from    United    States    Secretary   Gorman'subjects    at Valpariso.  WELIV  faliU  BOOM Bip  ������������������*-  Wellington, B. C, Aug. 23���������(Spec  ial.)���������A meeting of thc Literals of  Wellington was held     on   Wednesday  B3Y BADLY  Mill MACHINERY  -*���������������  1  New Westminster, Aug. ,2.4���������A boy  eight yetirs of age; named Charles  Barrieau, who lives in the west end  was looking around the Fraser Riv-  ovening, the 22nd, for Uic purpose el. Lumber company's shingle "''"fiiill  of electing delegates to attend ' the(yesterday afternoon, ami about five  convention which is to be hcidi ��������� in o'clock slipped and fell into thc ma-  Albcrni on thc 29th, in order that chincry which elevates the holts into  a candidate be placed in the held the mill. One arm was almost torn  in the   above interests.   - | from the body, while the other   was  Mr.  .James Haggart   and     George,so  ������������dly  mangled    that  amputation,  nunnar   were    duly   elected   to     af  )vf n������adc ncccsaary.     He was   first  ...   .      taken to Dr. Halls office and   from  tend   the above convention,  wit* in-  thenco. to lhc iRo-al  CoUmlWail nos.  struct ions    to    vote    ior  none   other ^     ^ ^ ^^ ^ ^   ^  than a local man. j til 8 0'ciocj������ jn order to. regain    as  Thc meeting also pledged itself un much strength as possible. At li  animously to support this view. j o'clock the operation had been per-  " The name of Mr. Barnes was thejij formed and the lad was reported tc  placed in nomination, who is a lo-'.be resting, and doing as well as  cai man,, which, was accepted, with could be expected,  the understanding of course, that it  be submitted to the general conven  tion, called in Alljerni on the above  mentioned date for approval, or re-  ieetion. "<-  ���������<.������������-,\-  CHINESE PURCHASE  ISLAND PAPER  f������������8������m.  I������        ���������<    <    *  -������    ���������-*"  The Daily. News of New Westmin- ing    Chinese merchants    in   Canada,  FIRST ORE  SHIPPED  WHOLESALE SLAUGH-  TfcRfcOFaGAME  iPhoenixv Aug. 24.��������� Thc first ore  ever sent out" from -the ��������� Dominion  Copper company's Idaho mine in  this camp, went- out today. It consisted of five cars, or about ' 150  tons to be- taken by.the C.P.R.   to  32 HORSES  RUNAWAY  ster, conlains the following: A special dispatch from Vancouver to the  Seattle Times 1 yesterday says: An  cxtraonUiieu-y report from Victoria  that Chinese had acquired an interest in an Island daily newspaper,  was iiivesti/ftated here today and  was confirmed hy wealthy Chinese  who have put up some of the money. Tai Yuen and Yip Sang, of this  city, and Loo Gee Wing and Lee  Along Kow, of Victoria, are the  men interested and it is declared  they own.a controlling interest.  It is asserted the Chinese "have  bought thc control in order to make  an aggressive campaign for thc reduction or obliteration of thc $500  poll, tax. This view is borne out  by thc fact that of late the paper has editorially expressed the  view that the tax: should be reduc-.  ed.  Spokane, Aug. 21. t��������� iThirty two  ihorses in one runaway ^constituted a  sight itbat ��������� was witnessed on 'the  Dorman ranch, nine miles from Ritz-  ville. The animals were attached  to one of tlie huge combined harvesters -and threshers. The leaders  took fright and presently the entire  thirty-two were running at top  speedj diiagigting the ponderous mach-  I ineryrp" " Twelve horses were    killed  .    ���������       , .    _ ,, ,  , outright, nine were crippled, and the  the company's Boundary Jails smel-  ha ,vester  w doniolJshecli  entailing  ter.  t<  a ;'������tal loss of $5,000. .,  Vancouver, 'Aug. 23���������A very clev- season, has not you opened?  er scheme by which the wholesale  slauightcf of game may be carried  on in season aud out was uncarthcu  today by Provincial Government of-  iicials, with tho result ' that tho pai  ,ties allegedly resorting to this device    to   beat    the   gaine-laws      will  At noon today two Hindoos arrived in the city, and they are. anything but clean looking specimens of  Great activity has prevailed; at the  Idaho mine for several months past,  in getting ready    for shipments   on  -^4--������       -  ������������������ ��������� . ������������������   ..   _..��������� ., ���������".,_,      ���������  .an. extensive scale.  The main "working shaft "lias been  sunk and timbered and connected'' humanity. One of thc gentlemen  During ihe iia.sC month a large with ^ workings 0f the company's' carried a short stick, and his prin-  iiuiiibor of ireu minei-h' licenses have Brooklyn mine adjoining,- and much'cipal employment seemed to be rub-  development has been done ' under bing thc stick up and down against  ground. In addition to this a. long his back. Evidently he was not 1 he  tunnel   has  been  driven,  largely     m   only occupant  of  the shirt.  A startling rumor reached this  paper today to the effect that the  Chinese    government,   through    lead'' cities  has resolved to inaugurate aggressive warfare in favor of the removal of the Chinese head tax says  Wedinfeday's Vancouver World. As a  first step, it is alleged, it has acquired controlling interest in a news ,  paper in British Columbia. It is ad  ded that papers will bo established  or bought in Winnipeg, Montreal, Ot  taw a and Halifax with Chinese uion  ey. lt is likely that thc details  of the entire scheme will soon become public property and the names  of those Canadians who have lent  themselves to thc proposition will  come out. The Chinese purchasers  of the paper in question are keeping  as much in the background as possib  le and the stock is said to bo in the  name of a stool pigeon. - Of the four '  Chinese who are at the head of the  proposition, two are well knowlti vic  torians, one lives part of the time in  Victoria and part of the time in Van  couver, having largo interests in both  WOMAN KILLEDJ  Hf BY HER HUSBAND  "������"^*4*%.-  probably be rounded up with a  short turn.  la a nutshell the game is alleged  by government ollicials to be nothing less than a scheme put up by  non-residents to beat thc provincial  government out of I be revenue'which  it would derive from the sale of boma  fide licenses to 1..M- game. Incidentally these aliens desiring to get  alter large and small game hit upon the expedient to that end which  enables them to cany om their sla-  xighter out of season. I.n a word,  these people arc alleged to have under the' guise of prospectors, taken  out mining licenses and on the slreu  g^h of them they havo taken to tho  woods with   their shooting ouldts.  The kernel o 1' t ho w hole. m a t ter 1 ies  ihi the fact; that non-residents, ui\-  der. the provincial', law'-!, arc required  to take wit.-licenses".to.- tako game,  and these cost ������50 each'. ��������� Xt" costs  but   ������10  to   taivc  out a .minors  occ-n Laken out in ibis ehy and else  whore byl uoii-rusulmiis', and it is alleged by government ollicials that  many ol' ine^e people .are well  .���������.noun to be in tho province for  nothing* ulhe than hunting expeditions. In one special case, 'several  minens licenses were taken out for  a party which is now known to be  heading- north fiom Ashcroft to look-  tor big game. It is the intention of  the Government to block this party  till the Provincial Game law pro-  \isions with regard to hunting licenses arc   satisfied.  Jt is not thought that it will be  dithculL to prove that many of  those who have taken out mining  licenses are. nothing more than fa^o  prospectors, who would not know  a piece of iron pyrites from a llou-  anza nugget, and'that their own intention is securing licenses was to  avail themselves ������f the minor's right  to   shoot game/ ...  It is learned that last season some  Americans - took advantage of this  gaping loophole .in the -game  regula-  orc, which runs under the Great  Northern spur to the Granny mines.  An open (warry or glory hole is be  ing opened a:bove this tunnel, thc ore  Lo Ine dropped to. thc tunnel level,  and taken out economically. There  is every indication of thc Idaho  yielding a very large tonnage, as it  has been known to have a 'tremendous ore body from the early days  of the camp, although never worked  to any considerable extent bjefore  thc present management took hold.  The new machinery plant recently  ordered by the Dominion Copper  Company is to be installed at the  Idaho, and will be delivered shortly  including an air compressing" plant  of 25 drillsi Thc large hoist formerly at the company's Sunset mine  Dea'dwood .camp, has been brought  here also for the Idaho. The machinery will be driven by electric power from the'.West Kootenay Power.  & t/i-ght company's lines from. Bon-  nin-g'ton Fails: on jKpotehay river,  some .75 miles distant. The company is  also  erecting a  number    of  INCREASE IN  OUTPUT  tions,    but.   no   prosecutions    occurr-  lic- ,^fj.    This year, however, the   ' touria I buildings on the Idaho ground,     in-  ense   for a whole year, and  this     a-j'Kng-lishinaii ns  well as the American   eluding   warehouse,   blacksmith     and  or machine, shops,  shafthouse,  compres-  naount  is reduced    according    to    l-liii' 1ms  boronic, versed    in   this    art  I  length the mining year has stall to  run at the time the' license is issued. According to the Minoral Act,  a prospector or miner is pormit-tod  to kill   gapme   in or out of season for  buncoing   the .Government.     .-��������� ���������  Nonresidents are not alone ofl'en-  iler.s, for it is stated on good authority that a. number- of ���������' persons  who "have   lived   in/lUc  province     for  sor building, etc.  his own use. s   What"'more simple and  years, are   known   to have shot game j  economical   than that   soine  of     the! out  of .season' within  a radius ,of 25 .  smoothest    of  tho. nonresident   .hiuit-  ser  sJhould     for     the    once    become  COMPLAINT  HAS CEASED  miles   of  Vancouver,    .it  is  apparently    up    Lo  the   government   to*   calk  prospectors,   especially  as  the     game., up  the leah in the game 'law  FATHERSHOT  ASSAILANT  Columbia, S.C., Aug. 24.���������Bob Es-  ���������thcridge,. the negro who on Thursday last attempted to criminally as-  ' sault the 7-year-old daughter or TV  H. West, a well to do,farmer of Saluda county, was .taken today By the  .girl's father-:' to the scene of the  crime, where he was shot to death  tonight. Estheridgc was employed  at the West home. The girl js in a  critical condition.  WOMEN AS  SHERIFFS  -������������������%-4>'%.   Spokane, Aug. 23.���������Thc nuimber of  probation ollicers for Spolca-nc has  been increased to four by the appointment by .fudge Kennan of Mrs.  A. S. Marshall to that office. The  other probation officers are Miss  K. Hubbard, juvenile matron; Cap-  tail J. G. McClelland and Rev. W'.  J.  Ilindley.  The two ladies have been sworn in  as deputies of the eheriff's' office and  Captain McClelland wears the star  of  a special police .oflicer-  Vancouver, Aug. 24.��������� The never-  ending complaint about the shortage  of crushed rock in the city has ceased for the present, and the new  management of the Coast Quarries  Company is making every effort to  meet the demands of the City Engineer, the contractors having sent  in as much as 1,200 yards a week  in contrast to last year, when the  minimum' of 250 yards a week was  not lived up to. The distribution  of rock in. the East End has also  been greatly facilitated by the permission granted by the B.C. Sugar  Refinery Company ��������� to the City to  use their wharf.for unloading scows.  The first scow-load arrived at the  wharf i yesterday morning and will be  used on (Woodland drive and Hastings Street East. The new point On Wednesday the New Westmin-  of distribution will effect a great ster baseball team defeated thc  saving in the cost of hauling. Blaine nine by a  score of 9���������5.  Seattle, Aug. 24.��������� That the amount of gold which is brought down  to Seattle from 'the,Klondike dis.  trict will greatly increase during- the  next few years is the opinion of G.  Bie Ravndal, formerly United States  consul at Dawson, Y.T. Mr. Ravndal says:  "At present dredging is tho. tlbst  prominent feature of mining in the  Klondike, ������ind (here are six gold  dredges in operation! in the district.  I have cause lo believe that next  season will witness a licet of perhaps twenty "gold diggers" in operation in the Bonanza, Klondike,  and Forty-Mile - streams, providing  American manufacturers can Supply  the demand, and that the gold output will be correspondingly increased. This fresh gold, in conjunction  with the increase of the yield of  Alaska, will probably contribute materially toward perpetuating the existing prosperity in the United  States and, elsewhere.  "It stands to thc credit of the  Canadian government," he says,  "that during the years succeeding  the Klondike- rush they have expended close pn $1,500,000 for thc construction of roads and trails,- and  more than $75,000 for the improvement of the Yukon river and its tributaries. There are many Americans in thc territory aud the Canadians soem glad to have their cousins from beyond the boundary line  to assist thorn in developing the  great resources of that vast territory.  "I enjoyed the year I spent in  Dayrson as consul, and as to my official relations, T can say that they  were at all times exceedingly pleasant."  Mr. Ravndal has been promoted to  the position of consul general and rc-(  called from Dawson. He will leave  in a few days for his old home in  South Dakota.  Los Angeles, Aug. 24���������E. II. Sanderson, president of thc California  Trust Company, killed his wife, the  daughter of the late Senator L. J.  Rose,'with a razor in their palatial  residence at 1330 West Lake avenue  and then committed suicide with the  same .weapon. Sanderson, who had  lived at Los Angeles for 27 years  and was a prominent business man  of -that city, has been suffering'mentally for several months, and it is  believed by friends that the murder  and suicide were committed in a fit  of temporary insanity.  Olivia Carson, the servant, found  thc body^of Mrs. Sanderson lying in  the sun room in the- rear of the  house when she returned home at  5.15 o'clock. She ran upstairs and  found Sanderson lying dead by a  leather couch' in his own room with  thc gus turned. Rowe Sanderson,  the only son of the family,, was sum  moned from his father's office, where  he had taken charge of thc business  since his parent's illness.  There is no one living that was in  thc house when tlie. struggle for life  was made by Mrs. Sanderson, who hurled her mad husband from her,  is believed to have been attacked by' and escaped to the balcony beneath'  her husband while sitting^ in her own her window7.  room upstairs. ( She is supposed to  have leaped from the second story  inalcony to the ground in a desperate attempt to escape from her crazed pursuer.  From the blood stains which mark  tne path of the tragedy it is indicated that thc trouble started in  Mrs. Sanderson's room on the second floor. When the servant left  early in the. afternoon Mrs. ���������, Sanderson was in the room and her husband was reading in his "den"  across the hall.  It is supposed that Sanderson who  has been under constant care of a  physician for several months, entered his room with, the intention of  killing his wife as she was cut< but  once in the throat. This -wound  was inflicted with such accuracy that  it appears to have been made without warning while the woman was  sitting  in her chair reading a book.  That a struggle for life was made  is clearly indicated by the red  stains strewn about the floor and  furnituie. In a final desperate effort thc woman is believed to   have  CHINESE LOVE  AND INTRIGUE  Vancouver, Aug. 21. ������������������ A case of  Chinese love and intrigue was laid  before Justices af the Peace Frank  Richards and Thomas Crawford in  the police court yesterday. The hearing has been going on for a couple  of days, but disposition of the case  was made yesterday. Jim Lee  charged Hong Lee with obtaining  $10 under Talsc pretences,' but the  charge was dismissed. Messrs. C.W.  Craig and W. Sullivan defended, and  thc complainant was represented by  Messrs. Stuart Livingston and A.E.  Garret.  In addressing the court Mr. Craig  stated that the charge Was trumped  ui> so that the complainant could oh  tain possession of the woman with  whom Hong Lee was living. She  was a white girl of not unprepossessing appearance, and from the evidence had first lived with Jim Lee.  Then for a long time she was the  paramour of Hong Lee. Mr. Craig  charged that as soon as the complainant got Hong in gaol he got  the woman to leave.  Much interest was taken in the  case by thcvOhinese population, a  large number of whom were present  in the court,. The sitting iwas not  concluded until late in the afternoon.  B. C. MINING NOTES   ���������+*   The.Silver Cup mine, in the Trout  lake division, is shipping; 100 tons of  ore every month.  ������������������������������������  A three foot ore body,   has   been  struck in the Krao mine,     carrying  ruby silver and gray copper.  ,���������*.���������  J. L. Power, of San-don'has paid  $12,000 for a one-eighth. interest in  the'R. E. Lee group on Carpenter  Creek. L. Alexander of New. Denver was the owner.  The monthly cleanup at the Eva  mill near Trout Lake, resulted in  bullion valued at $4,000 and $400  worth of concentrates.  About 300 sacks of high grade silver-lead ore is now' awaiting shipment at the Mammoth mine, near  Sandon.  The Broadview Mine, on Great  Northern hill, in the Trout Lake'  country, has been bonded for (.$35,-  000 to G. W. Emmons, who is acting for Eastern parties. Mr. Emmons announces that $200,000 is to  he spent developing thc mine and  etpiipivtng it with machinery, a concentrator and a tramway.  The Idelia group, on Queen Charlotte island, lias been bonded by  The visible supply of wheat on j jvxessrs Watson and Thompson, of  August .1, east of thc Rocky moun- Victoria, to a .Seattle corporation  tains, was 3fl.633.000 bushels, and for $90,000, with $30,000 cash down,  west of the Rockies, 1,898,000 bush- The properties contain large copper  els. j bearing ore bodies. :*_ -l������f*jt������art- ^ t,V  .   M*  *1_J-    J->rf'  '(^..������������������.���������:, ,- "i jpr *������������������  THE LADYSMITH DAILY   LEDGER  vS-  rtif     DAILY    UltoJ;  rubltohei   every   day   except Sunday,  ���������BY���������  THE DAILY LEDGER COMPANY.  SUBSCRIPTION.  One Year  (In advance) $5.00  Oue Month  _ ...   .1. 80 cents  OFFICE AT LADYSMITH.  There is always,  however,  the   dan-coining-'over on the next Oriental lin     "1 have    often    wondered what    I  er would do if  I should  find a burglar  .    ('!                                       , .in the house,"     said Mr. JUeekton's  'J he   China   brought   over     seventy m.u'0."uu.   ' ,..,.., ���������  FRIDAY  Aug.   24,   1900  JOHN   BURNS'   ADVICE.  John* Burns,   President oi the local  Government  Board       in  the   British  cabinet, is one of the   ablest   and   ti u-  est friends of labor,     ln a recent address, he said:  "My last word is this, and it requires some little moral courage  to say it: I view with positive dis  favor, and, il lt docs not cease,  with some apprehension, the tendency on the part of what is know,n  as the labor movement, to isolate  itself from men who are not manual laborers. For labor to deliberately narrowly and foolishly cut  itself off from tho best and brightest spirits of mankind simply because they have not been hewers  of wood and drawers of water is  to cut off the power for its own  advancement in the near future and  inflict upon itself, a disability, that  one day, it will find the   folly   and  the mistake ot doing-",  ���������*.  In Great Britain labor undoubtedly  profited by its incursion into poli  lies, but it acted in virtual alliance with the Liberal party. Many liberal canddates were endorsed by tho  labor party, and the Liberals refrain  ed from opposing the Labor candidates in many conslituteneies. The  labor movement succeeded, but it  did not dissociate itself from other  classes. Tho result might have Wen  different if it had' entered the field a*,  a distinctly class organization, in op  position to the two historic parties'���������London News Adverl iser.   o ~  gei of escape. A'convict may be a  model prisoner for many months to  earn the opportunity of escape. This  can be governed largely by using  only thosa who have but a few  months left to serve.  ������������������ o ���������   Vancouver, Aug. 23���������The Hindoo  invasion has commenced in earnest.  Two hunditsd and forty-nine turban-  ed men from India arrived here last  night from the Orient on board the  C. P. 11. steamer Empress of China,  and today fhey weie turned loose  on the lumber camps and odd jobs  all over the country. [t is reported  that   some  three   hundred more    am  saloon passengcis , and ine hundred  steerage. Those in the steerage who  were not Hindus were Chinese and  Japanese, The China docked at 11  o'clock last night at the C. P. R.  wharf. Her passage from Hong  l<ong- a/ncl Japanese Poi ts was uneven  tful  "Primitive woman h.ul b8#gier waists  Than    ours,"     said the fair   Miss  Charms.  "Ah yes," said Ann, "but primitive  Man,  They tell us, had longer arms."  *������!  Eisassssa  "A Wholesome Healthy Life Requires Whole  some Healthy Food"  HERE ARE THREE OF THE BEST  . fi K. ROLLED OATS  B. & K. WHEAT FLAKES  i  NEMO THE PERFECT FOOD  By using these Foods on alternate days,  you   get  a delightful change of diet.  SOLD   BY ALL  GROCERS  REWARDS IN PRISON.  Spokane, Aug. 23.���������The state penitentiary  is    preparing  to h.ind    out  rewards of  merit.    To  the     convict  who shows industry and  a good disposition there is a   chance of  working in the free air, wearing citizens  clothes and  being free  fiom  thc'bull  and  chain.     This  is   thc plan     pio-  posed    for     the    convicts  in   Lewis  county who arc  to he used in   making good loads.    Them will be   few,  outward    signs    to    distinguish the  convict    from    the free workingman   g}  and  he will enjoy the  freedom     his   l\  good  conduct has merited. ' 1}  The scheme looks practical and lm- j $  mane. It will give the convict an. j}  incentive to obey the rules of the  piison,   for    it  means  semi-freedom  SUMMER D1A1MU10EA,  IN CHILDREN  During the hot weather of the summer months the first unnatural looseness of a child's howcls should have  immediate-attention, | so as to check  the disease before it becomes serious.  All that is necessary, is a few doses  of Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea tleuiody followed by a dose  of castor oil to dense the'system.  Rev. M. O. StocUIand, Pastor of the  first M.E. Church, Little Falls, Min-  nesots, writes: "We have used Cham-  bet Iain's Colic,f Cholera and Diarr-j t  hoe.. Remedy for several years and  find It a very valuable remedy, especially for summer disorders in children."   Sold by Ladysmith Pharmacy  ������������������-���������-������������������������������������  ������������������������������������.������������������������������'������������������������������������*������������������  ..a..e~t..������.������������������..������..  | Pioneer Bottlin? (Vlforhs   I  1st. Avenue. LadysmH'n, B. C \  V. f. tafflin?, Prop, j  MANUFACTURER OF      j  i  I Carbonated Beverages,  i G i n jr e r  -B e e r  Fruit Syrups j  P.   O.   Box  248 i  i  IT DEFIES  COMPETITION  wile.   "1 don't think I'd faint."  "No," answered her "hub^r." "1  a;m suic your presence of miiwl ������������>ul4  not desert you.   .  Henry Elliott, Esq., of _Shcrbrooke  N.S., Inspector and Sunt, of Bridge  Construction for Nova Scotia,  says:  "A bottle of MINARD'S LINIMENT cured me of a very severe  sprain of my leg, caused by a, -fall  while building a bridge at Doherty  Creek, Cumberland  Co."  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that I intend to apply-to thc Board of Licensing Commissioners at their next  sitting, toi a, transfer of the retail  liquoi Mcensc now held by roe for  thc PmU.md Hotel,'Ladysmith, from  mvscll lo Christina Hoggan.  D. Ii. HYND.  LadysmJIli, Hth Aug., 1906. lm  EXCELLENT  Train Service  BETWEEN  CHICAGO, LONDON,  HAMILTON, TORONTO,  MONTRESi, QUEBEC,  PORTLAND, BOSTON,  And the Principal Business Center* of  Ontario, Quebec, and the  Maritime Provinces.  ALSO TO BUFFALO, HIW WM AM  PHILADELPHIA, VIA NIAGARA FALLS.  For Time Tables, etc., addroaa  CEO. W. VAUX, f  'Assistant Gnn'l Passenger ami Ticket Agent, f  135 AOAMB ST.', CHICAGO, III.  GLASS     GLOBE ������  When you  want a Class glove  see that    you get the    globe  with  the  rubber ring on    it,  as  it is  thc only   kind    that  can keep the water out ��������� the  globes without the rubjber ring  cannot     Keep    out water, you  ca������    see that    by examining  tfem.       The artificial    flower  that  is  put  into the     globes  with  the rubber rings, is guar  |i    antccd to be the best, and   if  ������jj    you    want  a1 globe   with     a  I   Rubber  Ring, call at Mrs. T.  H    X.  Jones, agent for  I Sj%    HBNRY CREWg  fj   The o*ly    place you can   get  I Them.    ���������  ff   Sole Agent in B.C.   for    the  ������    Frejich    Wreath  Co., of   Lon-  |   don,     aris,  Melbourne,   S.A.,  Co:. ������u iios Rd. & Milton St.  NANAIMO B.C.  Light Teaming.    Wood ������r  Orders  With���������  1  I  THC COMFORTABLE WAY.  3   Ticket and  Freight  Office,  75  Government Street.  Tanscoiitihental  Trains Daily  The New Train       ���������*  ���������  51,;   NTAL LIMITED  The Train of  Ease,   Elegancy,  Excellence.  Every ' mile  a  picture, ' and  bo smoke to spoil  the   view..  Through Compartment,   Observation  and  Pullman  Sleep-,  ers;    also    Through    Tourist.  Cars to Chicago.  At antic Steamship Business, to Europe  is our Specialty  Union     Terminals   with   all  Steamer lines.  Berth  reservations  by  wircl  Great Northern S.S. Co.  FOR JAPAN AND CHINA.  Steamships Minnesota and Dakota sail from Seattle for Japan and China ports at fre-  quenr dates. Exact sailing  dates can be secured upon application to any Great Northern representative.  S. G.YERKES,  A.G.P.A.,  Seattle, Wash!  E. R. STEPHEN,  Gen.  Agent, Victoria. B.C  xpress Work  Bark    for sale.    See J.   KEMP, or   leave  W. CARTER,  PHONE      fi-O  First Class  RIGS FOR HIRE  DELIVERED.  WOOD  AND IB A UK  FOR SALE    AND  EXP RE   SS WORK.  VID -JOMNS0  PHONE 66 LADYSMITH,   I  ������..������..ft*.������*  ������������������������������������������������.^..������������������.���������-���������'.���������m������m������m������..������<.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ..���������*.���������*.���������.<���������<���������������������������������������������<������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ..*.<a������������"������'*e  ������..������..������..*..������..���������,.  *������..������;.������..0..*..������������.a*.eMt*o***������ ������������������������������������������'���������������������������������������������*���������'���������������������������*���������������������������������*���������������������������������**#���������  Union-made Capital &��������� Nugget Cigars] $  iJJ  "MAKE HAY WHILE  THE SUN  SIHNEri."-;  There is a lesson in the   work   of \  the thrifty farmer.    He knows ���������thatjg  the bright suns-bine may  last  but   aj|  day *nd he prepares for tbc .showers j |  which are so liable to    follow.      So j |  It should  be with  every   household.  Dysentery, diarrhoea and cholera toior- , ^  bus may attack some of the    mem- j '6  bers of the homo without   warning, j Q  ChamibfcrlAin's    Colic,    Cholera    and ||  Diarrhoea Remedy, which is the best   }|  known    remedy     for these ".diseases, 1 'k\   noic  should always     lie kept at hand, ns  Immediate    treatment    is necessary,  and delay may prove fatal.   For sale  bg LadyHmjtii Pharmacy  STOVES! STOVES!  we are making HEATERS and RANGES of  Latest Styles and Newest Patterns--We.do  A! J kinds of Foundry ancl Repair Work  Nickel Plating in all its branches a Specialty  i  'Si  Scotlands Best.  TiliWMnor  A (tents for Ji. C  Ladysmith Stove & Iron Works Co. L,d    ]  TELEPHONE 53 P. 0. Box 42. !  .-c-.o"O..������..*������e..������.��������� 8"0"9������a..a>��������� ������..������..o..i>.���������..������..������..������..������. .#..������..������.'o..���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������"���������"���������������������������������������������'  j?qujnp   & Nanaimo Railway  STEAMSHIP SCHEDULE  EFFECTIV E JULY, 18.  5-S. JO  Sails from Ladysmilh for Vancouver every Tuesday at fi o'clock a.m.  Sails  from Vancouver foi Ladysmi th every   Munday   and    Tuesday, at  1:30 p. m. , ' , , '  Geo, L-. Courtney,  -     jijr .    -  ' District Passoiigor A gout  58 Government St., Victoria, B.C.  THE JONES HOTEL  ���������WHITE   COOK���������  and  ���������WHITE   LABOR ���������  Employed Only "  (Half Block from Depot.)  OAT ACRE  STREET-     Ladysmith.  UriderJNew|ManaKment  HGTEL%W1tSON  Jus.' R, McKinnell, Prop.  NANAIMO  Commercial Mens' headqaarters.  Modern and     Strictly. First ClaM.  Fire Proof    Buildlif.  Try Capital and Nugget Cigars  "'or a cool, refreshing���������  BATH  During the Summer  Months CalJ oii.r~���������  THOMAS LEWIS  Shaving Parlors, etc.,",," High Street  '  Best accommodation for transient  ind permanent boarders and lodgers^  GRAND      HOTEL  .This new Hotel has-been'comfortably furnishe.^and^heii'rr Is up-to-  date Rates |l.fl# a day and ip-  wnrds.  Wll. BEVERIDOE. Prop.  *>������laBaI��������� *���������������: :m: :-< :���������������.��������� Ladyimltk  NURSERIES, & SEiD HOUSES'  Large. Slock of Home grown  Fruit and" Ornamental Trees  -now    matured for the   Fall  Trade.    ,'  No expense, loss or delay  of fumigation or inspection.  . Headquarters    for    Pacific.  Coast grown Garden,' Field,  . and Flower S,eeds in season.  Bee Supplies. Spray Pumps  Male Oil Soap, Greenhouse  Plants, Cut Flowers, Bulbs  For Fai! Planting  We, do business on our,own  grounds���������no rent to pay and  are , prepared    to meet   all  competition. -  Let me price your list be-  foie placing your order.   '  Catalogue Free.  M. J. HENRY,  3oio. Westminster Road  VANCOUVER ,  yji ���������i.v.&'M/    Cj  j* *-.,i������ji..&'_ ������*-v���������  Fletcher Bros.  ��������� ��������� ..Deaierala   Pianos   & Organs  Ladysmith, B.C  ^Plumbing and Tinsmithing  DONE  AT  Reasonable Prices   By   J. ANDER50N  Leave orders at Vetcrson's Furn -  ture Store, or telephone No 5&.  Sunlight Soar Is better tlian other soaps, but  s best when used in the .Sunlight way.  Buy Simll;[U!i9>ip .itiJ lo!li>w Directions  *  THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  i purchasers and smelters of copper, gold and  silver ores:  Smeltitig.Work:������ at  LADYSMITH,   B. C.  HEAD OFFICE  I DUNCANS STATION.  t      Vancouver Island, B. G.  CLERMONT LIVINGSTON,  *  *  *  General Manager, *  THBCITY 7VTKRI<eT  R. Williamson Prop  1st. Avmm Ladysmith B. C.  t' ��������������������������������������������� ���������  ii LAbMMiTH TRANSFER STABLE I  ;;   PIANOS;     ORGANS    ANDHOUSEHOLD     FURNITURE MOV- f  T Eb-PROMPTLY AND  SAFELY; f  Stabled ln the rear of the Lad ysmith hotel.     Leave orders at   the  Abnotarord *  A.-J. WASKETT PROP.  " ���������  t  k**-****-*.**.*-*-*^-*-*.^*.^-*-*-*-^*^-*-***^***^.^^^.^..  WM. MUNSIE, President    J. W. GOBURN, Managing Director.  Telephane 4-6.  4:  4  4.  V  4  Lumber Co. Ltd.  PAINTING   AND  FAPERHANGING  Neatly and Artistically Done- "   - Orders  Promptly    Execute  S. ROEODING^-���������    -~   LADYSSV1ITH  MILLS   AT   FIDDICK   AND   LADY SMITH-r-   ... ������a ������������^  ��������� 'Shingles a Specialty  MANUFACTURERS OF   Rough and I)resse<l Fir nnd CoaIhv Lumbers  Laths, shingles; mo uldings,    etc.,   of the best  QUALITY SEASONED.     AND   DRIED    FLOORINGS     AND  J FINISHING LUMBER IN STOCK  4  i  4  4.  4  4  ' ^1  I  -~���������"���������':-"  SjjjiggSgjja  ���������mmBSMmmsmwimmmsm ���������THE LAPYSM1TH   DAILY LEDGER  i LODGES  ;LAbYSMITH'  TEMPLE,    No.    5.���������  {Rathbone Sisters,-meets in the Odd  fellows' Ilall   "every 2nd   and   4th  Tuesday, at 7:30 p.m.  I) MRS. KATE TATE,  |J     - M. of R. & C.  UNITED .ANCIENT ORDER OF  DRUIDS.  Wellington Grbye, No. 4, U,'A.O.D.  leets in the    I.O.O.P. Hall,   Lady-  mi th, the Second and Fourth   Wed-  , esdays of each . month,  commencing  ednesday, 13th, 1005.  Visiting Druids are invited to   at-  pnd.   ,By Order  ,,  WM. RAFTER, Rec. Sec.  HiiHI   '���������?-as������^^^sjaa^a^3saaass8HB^a|  MEWS  F&DM NANAIMO  Dr.R.B. Diei|>  Surgeon Dentist  All work  guaranteed  and'at1 reasonable rates'.  RESIDENCE  AND OFFICE  Gatacre St Ladysmith  Open at all hours.'  GALEOOhIA  KINDS.  are  \ PATRICK BURK, N.A. |LADYSiHrm    BAKERY  fil  .eads Them  f  IN QUALITY  R.P.R1THET,  &Co., Ltd  t  Pacific Coast   Agency.  NOTORIAL   ���������*   ���������*  ���������--     ~* '������������������B.O  Mr.    Will   Halliday,   Indian     Agent. watcrs-of the   Gulf,  t Alert Ua>   paid his old   home   "a""A'fter' waiting patiently   for   a few  hours,    a welcome bree/e   sprang   up  flying visit' last Sunday. He was on  his way to Vancouver ,to have his  launch overhauled.  Bush fires are raging in   all directions.      The  prevailing  north   winds  are    spreading  the   fires    at  an    alarming  rate    and  much  damage  , is  being done.    At one time the   small  Lr\DY������iVU i ifl     t>mviLwiv i       i \illage of   Comox   was   in danger of  CHOICE    CAKES    AND    PASTRY ��������� boing wiped out by Arc but for   tho  ALWAYS    FRESH   ON HAND      I time being tho danger is past.  Wedding    Cakes  tfadc   to  Order      |   ,  FRUITS   AMI) 'CANDIES'OF ALL  f-RESH   BREAD  EVERY   DAY  Very Reasonable. " AH  Prices  'Customers are Treated  Alike  HOP  LEE & CO.  ON TflF-   ESPLANADE.  1  ' '      '  (Manufacturers of the Famous  CUBAN   BLOSSOH  ^one bu  .Union Labor    Employed  PI .1. BOOTH. ProD  ^)AY SCHOOL. ,  Usual subjects taught; alBo" iaxi-  huage������. drawing in pencil and crayons, paint ng in oils and water colors, pianoforte and vocal lessons giv-  len in classed or individually.  (MISS BERTRAM,     Ladysmith, B.C  /nrrrnrirnnrYV?\  BOOTS & SHOES      '  REPAIRED  J. A. REED, ;  \fi^������'    RobcilsSt.    Near stb, Ave.      ������\  The suspension bridge over tho Ts  oluiu ' river is ncaring completion.  This bridge accomodates live children, cutting off a mile walk that  thoy would otherwise have in going to school. ' The. new bridge takes the place of the old -one which  'was built only last year. Thc old  one���������it is reported���������is to be sent to  Victoria to be neatly piled away as  a lasting monument to the incompetent engineer who planned it. Tho  and the   sloop was   hurried along to  port.  Two members of the party will re  turn-by thc Joan this morning, in  order, to take pait m the big lacrosse game on'Saturday. The others, , after spending a few days a-  long thc coast will return in the  Lulu on Sunday.  ' The party consists of Capt. Par-  Ices, Navigating Ofllcor; TYod Clarke,  first mate; Fred. Forbes, steward;  'Vi, V. Green. Ass. Steward; II.  J .lentous'!, and Hoatswain O. l-'or|#!s.  SWANSON vs. 31 ATSIJDA  Sine Swanson and Matsuda are  likely to bo matched to meet in  Vancouver in the course of a few-  week's time. The follow ino. articles signed by Matsuda, arrived in  town yesterday to receive Sine's  signature:  *  .5,  ALL  *  Wall Papers  ON HAND  To be sold at HALF PRICE  Call: on J.t. Smith  House and Sip Paintei  mi������i -irrn '  aw  RAYMOND  &  SONS  ���������  - ���������Dealers in���������   -  .Lime,  Plaster" Paris,   Brick,  Fire, Brick and Vancouver island cement.  3 Pandora St. Victoria B.C  Minard's L'iniment"cures-Cold,' etc.  ITPIEMY & GO.  .Manufacturers Of.���������  IBONCLAO   BRAND  CLOTHING,  OVERALLS,  TOP SHIRTS,  ETC,  WHOLESALE BUY MOBS ,  VICTORIA, B.C.  I'd SHOP  i  two bridges have   cost at least,  000���������-Who 'says   there isn't money in  being   a government supporter.  A party .of six Vancouveritcs are  in the city on a holiday trip having come over from the' Terminal city.yesterday in the snug little schooner Lulu.,, The party left  Vancouver Monday night and  did not arrive here until, yesterday  owing to their having been becalmed' out in tho gulf on their first  day out   of 'poi't. J  Pulling a heavy' schooner eighteen  or twenty miles did not appeal to  our * visitors.       so  they ��������� accordingly  lav   to "and   spent thc   afternoon in    -  lay   10,   anu    i tokiri��������� both parties, at the Vancouver opera  swimming' tournament  and  taking uo,ui..inui.     . ,, fl,,w AriX  b .        j��������� ��������� house,   for two hundred and fifty dot  lars   f$250 00)   a  side  Thc  gale  receipts    to  be  as  follows:  60 .per cent, to the winner and 10  per cent to the loser, after expenses' have been deducted.  Tn reference to any more betting  the option to be given to the managers   of either men first.  M.  MATSCJPA.  VV.  C. MIJRDOCK.  Witness:  Tt.  A.   CTtUG.  Comox, Aug 22.���������(From our own  Correspondent.)���������Mr. Thomas W.  Turnball died at liis residence in  Comox \ alley Tuesday morning, Au  gust 2lst. The deceased was a  native of Nova Scotia where he  followed the occupation 'of coal mi������  er and held high positions in several   mining   companies.  Some years ago dn company    with  his family   he came   to British  Columbia   and finally   settled  hi Union  mines.     Here he followed    his   occupation vand   by  his   faithful     work  won tho esteem   of all who knew him  Getting1 up in years   he   decided      to  move    to   Comox   valley    where      ho  purchased  a  small  farm,   where      he  hns   b'cen   living    for   thc   last      six  years.      Last  Thursday    while  on 'a  scaffold   endeavoring   to mate   room  for some grain, the   scaffold collapsed    and  Mr.    Turnball    fell    to     the  burn floor,       a distance  of   thirteen  ft'ct.      Medical nid was ojuickly   summoned  and it was soon known   that  i ho  had  sustained    severe  internal  in-  I juries.     ^Having an affection of    the  i heart    it   was impossible    to  do      a  groat   deal    for the sufferer.   He ling  cred   for five days,  retaining consciousness   to thc very last, and   quietly  pnssed away as above mentioned.  lie leaves' to moui n him a widow  one son .James, of Cumberland, B.  C. three daughters who are all  married,   Mrs.   Anle.v,   oft   Vancouver;  Mrs.  Cumberland, besides a sister and a  brother in the; east. ,Thc bereaved  Tamily have fhe sincere smypathy of  the    community.  "some   cool' plunges  .into t\\e ���������  deep  tfOTEL  DOMINION  ���������Rates $1.25 andfl.BO���������  '���������" i' * ''   ' j  Fre .to .all eteamhoat landing* and  railway depots. 1 Electric cars every five  minutes to pll parts o( the city. Bar  and' table unexcelled.' - "   <,  A'"\    F. BAYNF.8, Proprietor,"  ABBOTT ST.',  VANCOUVER B, C.  Articles of Agreement.  < Between Matsuda on thp^ first part,  and S. Swanson on the second part:  To wrestle oatch-as-catch-can under ~tlie rojiec ('azotic Rules (best  twn ,in three .falls), with tho exception   of what constitutes a fall.  It is to be clearly -understood by  both parties, that lhe referee must  touch the wrestler who is pinning  his opponent down before a fall can  be declared. !  The referee   to be agreed upon    by  both parties not later   than 1- p m., t  on the day of wrestling;  the    match  to begin about   9 p.m.   and   to continue   until   finished,  irrespective    of^  time,    on   a date  agreed    upon     byj ������\lan,Mn   an(, ^    NVere the bat-  ���������.��������� -*.-     , toiy   for the  winners,   while     young  house,   for two hundred and fifty dol ^^  ghepherd pitchcd ������or the Eagle team  the manageis of the St. Louis   exposition,  which was held two years  ago, was the*-awa*a of a   handsome  medal to the president of, France,* the  country fiom which came the   great  region the fair was held to commemorate.     When the   big show    was  closed and the details of seUlemeat  weie  all  adjusted somebody, thought  that the medal had not     yet    been  formally piesented to the French executive.      A happy inspiration   sugi  gested that a delegation of St. Lqu-  isans go to Faris" especially for this  puipose.    The Idea'was heartily ' indorsed, and a committee was named  headed by the president ol the   exposition.    Such dignified bodies.niovc  slowly,  and the delegation of medal  Carets  did not  get ou until    -this  summer.    They traveled in the   leisurely manner of men charged   with  a  weighty responsibility. They reach  ed Paris some days ago and entered  upon a course of formal correspondence with the Frenob president.    It  takes time to arrange these weighty.  affairs, and at last a day was named foi  the presentation.   The   weather was'hot,    and    President   Fal-  lieres    had    retired to his    summer  residence,  the  French  Oyster     Bay.  He agreod that it would be infinitely the better plan to have the medal  piesented in the Elysec palace,   and  set   a   day   for   the   uncomfortable  journey up to Paris.   The   members  of the committee called their valets  and had their silk hats ironed . and  their frock coats brushed,  and   saw.  CO,    iVir.S. ..'.���������Aiiiu.v, W    ".^vItVV  .���������"���������.   l/lieil    noun,   tun��������� .rrrr",~   '    ���������  Campbell   and Mrs.   Moore,     of   that .their   ic-d  ribbons   of  the     Lc-  * * JjJ**_  ' Irr     -4i n.fi "I n  Tho old time rivals, the Reliance  and Eagle baseball teams met on  the Cricket field last night and put  up one of the. best exhibitions of base  ball "ever seen on a ,local diamond.  The game resulted in a win for  the Reliance   by the score   of   5   to  Miners' Drilling! jmaciiiti&s  HADE TO ORDER and REPAIRED   AT  SHORT  NOTICE.      DRILLS  SHARPENED  BY   US     ALWAYS   GIVE SATISFACTION.  -���������PICKS HANDLED A ND REPAIRED   -SIM PS MI THING    IN      UL    ITS    13 R A N C IIRS  Horseshoers and Genera1 Blacksmitiis.  R. WRIGHT.  Buller Street   -      -    -     -  Ladysmith, B C  I ICE!    ICE!    ICE!  WiLl be DeSivered on Mondays,   Wednesdays.  Fridays and Saturdays  A  Orders must be in by eleven o'clock on day of Deliveiy,  M.R. SIMPSON  Bollciter, Bte.  Money  to   Loan  ,t.   Ikveii^ - -  U0YSVI H  tl ivided  C  c  ���������5*  *>  i  Union Brewim  NOTICE  ' From     this date the undersigned  will not be responsible ior any Indebtedness   ���������incurred except on      *  written oraer signed by the secretary  Rowland Mkchtn.  V.  I. EXPLORATION & DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.  Nob Personal Liability.  Victoria. B. P.. Ma*������ 18th. '������������������������������  4^^*F>������^|93l^^5^ES������HIKX&3HBESI^HHi9BMe^H^^B^B  r ,1 *?      I  W. SILER.  .1ENEKAL hXPRESS AND  DELIVEBY,  WORK PROMPTLY Df������- '���������'  LeaT* orders at the Abbotslori.  laea be aure yoar tickets rea#   'ie  I tat  Oorth Mem Line  The only line uow making UNION  DEPOT connections at ST. PAUL  and MINNEAPOLIS with the  through    train,    from    the    Pacift  CTHB SHORTEST UNEJF  FINEST TRAINS, THE LOWES  RATES, THE FASTEST TIME.  BETWEEN  MINNEAPOLIS,   ST. .PAUL,   CIIV  CAGO,    OMAHA,    KANSAS CIT \  and ALL POINTS EAST.  For complete inlormation ask yr  ,oeal agent or write. ^ ^^  General   *p***  7W 3na Ave.. SeatHa-  The ,game was plajed in Lhe record time of "L hour and 15 minutes, which -is enough of itself to  show what kind of a game was put  up by tho two rivals for Intermediate   honors. ,- ,     -  The following was .the score by  innings:  Eagles 1.00 0 00,2 0 0���������3  Uelinnce 0 0O02030 0���������5  Aids    to  navigation    for  the    protection   of,shipping;   which will short  ly   make use of thc   harbor of Prince  llupert,  the      Pacific coast terminus  of the Grand Trunk Pacific, are     to  bo installed forthwith  by the Depart  ment   of ^larine.   These aids will not  be merely local in their relations   to  Prince Rupert, but will embrace such  an  area of coastline a������   will      make  tho   approach   to thc poi-t from the  ocean easy- and safe-  Mr.   Ji W. Stewart, chief hydrogra  phic surveyor   of the   Dominion government,  is now-in the   north      on  board   the  Canadian Fisheries cruiser   Kestrel of Vancouver,   for the pur  pose of surveying     all points    from  the open   sea along the   passage ocean-going 'vessels would talje in reach  ing Prince   Rupert.  ���������;���������x- ���������  SCENE FOR  A PAINTER.  One of the most, graceful acts  !  i  I  1  !  iv  Limited  % NANAIMO! b. C.  stead, the requirements as to residence may bo satisfied by residence'  upon the said land.  Six   montbc'   notice*  In     writing  should be given to the Commissioner*  rof Dominion Lands at Ottawa of in-  S^opelel of "Canadian Homestead     tentipn to apply for patent.  '.','������������������������������������: Coal lands may be purchased at $10  Regulations., ^   per aCre for Soft coal ami    $20. Ior  Any available Dominion Lauds ant,hracite. Not ��������� niore than 320  within the Railway Belt in British :aCres ciin- be aQ(imrc(i by 0ne indivi-  Columbia, may be homesteaded by >duai or company. Royalty at the  any person who is the sole head of.'rat_e 0( ten cents per ton of 2,000  a> fatnUy, or any male .over.e ghtecn ! [mmfe shall be collected on tlie  years ol age, to the extent ol one-J gross ontpllt  -j.-��������� ^t  ir.n    aerp.a.    more i  BAK1SUPPLIKD WITH BF,S T  WINES.fLIQUORS, CIO MIS  AEBOTSFORD HOTEL  ' m*T T^ LADYSMITH  A. J. McMURTRiE, Proprietor  Newly iitfed up and  Furnished  LADYSMITH,    . C  Good tables aud good  Rooms  This Hotel ha.   been ^^^^^.^lodglag $100 per d*y.  JOHN TO A, Pipprietor  quarter section ol 100    acres,    more  or less.  Entry must be made personally at  the local land office (or the district  in which the land is situate,  The homesteader is required to perform the conditions' connected there-  *with   under   one    of the   following  plans:  (1) At least six months' residence  apon and cultivation of the land    in  'each year for three years.  (2) II the father, (or lnolher, it the !  lather is deceased), of the homestead- I  er resides upoii a farm in thc vicinity of the land entered for, the requirements as to residence may be  satisfied by such person residing with  the father or mother.  (3) If the settler has his permanent residence upon farming land own-  .-tin..; ���������������w. hnm  W.  W.  CORY,  ���������Deputy of ���������'*���������" Minister of Interior  .Keep  Minard's    Liniment    in    tha-  bbuse.  UNNECESSARY EXPENSE.  Acute attacks    of colic and  diarr-  boea come on without warning    and  ��������� prompt relief must be obtained.  There is no necessity of incurring, expense of a physician's service in such  cases if Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and Diarrlioes Remedy is at  band. A doso of this remedy will  relieve the-patient' before the doctor  ['could arrive. It has never been  known to Tail, oven in the most severe and dangerous cases and no family should    be without it.  For sale  Bar Supplied with the Best   Wines, 1st Avenue :-:.:;'  Liquors and Cigars  VOU  WANT AQOOD���������~���������-  Ladysmith B.C.  ^ ySVS -SJ5 * ������ *������Ul8 w?sm,tt pharmM7"  ,NT AQOOD- ���������  first Class   Meal  CALL AT���������   ���������'���������"���������'.  J. X. Smith's Restaurant  AI.1VAVS OPEN FIRST AVENUE.  NOTICE  LADYSMITH   WATER WORKS  Consumers are requested to call at   the office     on Roberts   Street 0u  lay Water     Rates, between the 10th     and the 25tb of each month.  1   iV:i t, .j bland-  Low Excursion  Kates'  Round Trip  i!.i.d  SUPERINTEND 1SNT.-  gion'of'Honor  were neatly tied    in  their' buttonholes, a:id .then   on   the  morn of the appointed day they were  driven in 'state to the palace,    perspiring/ but proud and happy.     The  President of France came, and  there  was much haftashaking. and the passing' of  many compliments, and   then  the battery of oratorial powers was  opened   and   lor a period the   cam-  paign of compliment proceeded at   a  furious pace.     Finally came the psychological moment for thc presentation.  '    Mcmbcis   of the committee  looked at each other inquiringly. ' A  blank expression "was on every,   face.  Collars wilted.    Where was the medal''    It was not to be   found.    A  few whispers and the woeful lac* was  disclosed that it had been forgotten.,  Yes,' forgotten, in the anxiety    over  silk -hats anil frock' coats and    red  ribbons' -  The moment was fraught  with .infinite possibilities ot tragedy.  Shamefacedly the1 spokesman   turned  to" the president of France and   assured him that there really   was   a  medalr-nut that the committee could  not .immediately produce it,     ^ould  the'president   of   .Franc* be assured  that there was a medal?    Would he  consent  to receive it later?     Won d  he foririve the contretemps?     Would  he, etc.,    etc.,    etc.?    Of course  ho  would      ,. President    Falliercs,       ot  France,  is, above all, a man blessed  with a  sense    of   humor andr assuring his guests that such things happen every day  in France and' that he  cheiished     their   visit far, far more  than the mere -bit of metal,  he   led  them off to a cooler spot and    the  ice was .broken.    Now the Parisians  are looking for an artist with    the  genius  to paint a picture   of    that  historic   scone   depicting   thc president  of France  receiving  the   "American medal be did not get.-iWash-  ington Star.   o ���������  CAN HALL BEAT THE IDE MAN?  Savs,the Spokane Chronicle: A refrigerator without ice.   That probably doesn't sound good to  the    ice  i man;   nevertheless, the experiment is  of   to be    tried    here in Spokane, and  ���������  the man who is to try it feels cer-  ,1 tain it will be successful.  *   Willard L. Ilall, who   is* trying tho  experiment,    got   the   idea  from a  man from southern California. .It is  said  the    plan    is worked there   a  great deal and is very successful.*.  The scheme is to ttuild a pantry as  near the center, of the house as possible so it will not be nearer the  sun's rays, as can be helped.  The floor is made of.slats, allowing the air from the cellar to., pass  up into the pantry. From the top  of the pantry a pipe is run to the  lop of the roof like a chimney and  this allows a draft to pass through  tho pantry much cooler than a cellar will, and it is stated that food  can be kept from day to day without the use of ice.  "������������������������������������A wire netting can be placed under the floor of the pantry to keep  flies out, but it is said there is no  need of covering the top with netting, as flics will not go down such  a chimney    from .which cold air   is  passing. .  This idea is not a new one, Wit so  far "as is known has never! been tried  in Spokane before.    Mr. Hall's.house  is situated at E912 Fifth avenue andf  s almost completed.  He states that the pantry will always be colder than the cellar, and  'that in the winter time a closed  ���������floor- may be placed in the pantry  to keep out the draught when it is  !nof .needed. He states that this  kind of a pantry has a great advantage over a refrigerator, as there  "is" always a change of air, while in  a refrigerator the air practically re-  'mains'--the same., ~CP3*>:  *<.-*.asdtaaw.i  mmmmmm  r '���������  c *'3l viF^nr 11 vtr.Y r^m^Eii  ^^^fc^^^^^^^^-^HjMMNfc^  I Always  On  Hand   , -AT   WW*?  *WWV^^M*>^  I  BICKL  I Best of Groceries  A Large Stock of  DRY GOODS, BOOTS & SHOES  That Can' Be Beat *fc j  ^^0^,4*^^##^##^^^M>*###^^M^^^:| jnto School. The boys that get   = =- '  ===|> iato our Suits will do well  5mith, Fotos,  Thousands of boys are now  climbing out of vacation Suits  SPOUTS GROUND  SUBSCRIPTION LIST.  That's All!  Local Items  Miss J. Conlin was a passenger on  the Victoria bound train today.  Mrs. G. Rcxford    left for Victoria  on this morning's train.  The Venture and Tepic and scows,  were the only callers at the local  wharves today.  Yesterday Mrs. and Miss Rcid left  for London, Eng., where they will  in future make their home/  Mrs. J. J. Bland returned home  this 'morning .from a week's visit up  the railway.  future, Although no further steps  have been taken in tho matter since  Mi'. Ii. L'almer's favorable report on  Lhe land, evidently thc company intend to do something with. thc  ground, as none of it is 4i the market, and in fact ofeis to purchase  it- have been icfused.  Hugh Thornlcy.  N. A. Morrison.  T, O'Connell.  J. Sanderson.  J. Eno.  D, O'Connell.  J. C.  Gillespie.  Wm. Sanderson.  R. McMillan,   '  W. S. Morrison.  Jas.. Adam.  NOTICE  Boots and Shoes made and repaired. We do thc'best work; use the  best Stock for the least money.  A branch of a Victoria House.  HOP SINU  FLETCHER BLIM1. ist. AVENUE  None Better-Capital & Nugget Cigars  AT $2.95  we have a Boys' Strong Serviceable Suit that cannot be  equaled for the money  AT $4/50  we have a Finer Suit, a hand  some, stylish school Suit that  cannot bo beaten  Mrs, G.  Clarke, who 'has been visiting friends in this city, left on the j  morning train for her home    in Seattle.  Fricke and Schcnck, the well  known photographers, are in Ladysmith prepared to do first class photographic woik. Will be here three  days only, Saturday! Sunday and  Monday.  A party composed of Messis. B.  Forcimmer, R Gear, T. Cowan, T.  Waskett, D. .Jones, T. Lewis, J. Gil  mour, J. Blair, C. Walters, W. Aken  head, J. Foolc, J. Iteid, G. Cavin,  R., Rolston, J. Callander, E. Clark,  G.    Cassidy,    A. J. McTMurtiie,     C. j V\v^WW������WWVwwy\WVV/  iters S  Akenhead  If you want a good cook, apply to  .  HOP LEE.  ���������'  ���������  APPL  Wc Have a Large assortment of  ���������  X  ���������  ���������-  Good Eatiing Apples   ���������  Ask for Capital and Nugget Cigars  The Latest  SCHOOL  BOOKS  AT-  Mrs. T. C. Morgan was a passenger on the morning train for Seattle,, where she will spend some  time visiting friends.  Miss  Mi.   Ramsay   passed    through  oil    the    noon     train from Seattle  where she has    been visiting  during  the past week.  On Saturday, Sunday or Monday  next is the time to have your picture taken. Fricke and Sell en ck are  in the city at the old stand on  Campbell's corner.  Campbell and Capt. Haydcn, visited  Cowichan Gap yesteulay' afternoon,  [and report as a result one of the  most enjoyable outings of thc season. Salmon fishing, they state, is  excellent and each member of the  paity had_ a s ^.-i-ilu of the many  fish passing through the Gap at  present. Although they only had a  little time to fish, owing to the  late start made, the party had) good  luck. Various members state that  it was thc greatest, sight for a fisherman's eye they had"ever witnessed  to sec the bij salmon jumping arid  snapping at the surface of the water as the fishermen's boats were  pulled back and forth. Another party will leave for the Cap on Sunday, and will spend tlie entire day  there.  Mr.   E.   G. Pannell  has in his but-'  chei   shop on Gatacre street some of ���������������������������-"  the  finest  peaches ever brought   into   C01IM0X SENSE AND  the city.     The peaches were   gi own  on Mr.  Pannell's     ranch,  two miles  irom   the citv.     They aic all     very   "Si.    Louis    Medical  and   Surgical  neaily  the    same     size and weight,    -Journal," one of the leading    medi-  tipping  thc     scales at eight ounces   c-'  lournals  of   the  United  each.     This should prove that     the   the    following  C.P.K.  made no mistake when    thc\   medicine-  stated their intentions of cleanns,'uj������ )    "No sane physician will condemn a  land  at      the   back of the city  foi    drug oi  fruit  raising purposes , in the  GOOD   ADVICE  Il  is  encouraging  to read in     thc  iui  States,  arguments legarding  medicine because an   over-  near dose results unfavorably,  for if    we  m  &  1 ^M be in I.urUsmilh cveiy      W  Sunday pi q mcfl total c or-       ^f  dt rB foi  (efej  ! UP-70 DATE TAILGR  MADE   CLOTHES  ,\vf] i-unrantre Satisfaction  \V ..j ��������� niaUng a Uig Uc-  drttions in the Price of out  Cliitb'i!'< foi next month so  lb''-    .  \<>m   chance  to call  .mil   bee me  V.V! !. ��������� 't llie  S-.-tSysmilh    Motel  Kvi-rv  Sunday  $2o.oo to $24.oo Suits for.^i". oo  $z.|.oo to $28.00 Suits for $20 oo  Tweed & Worsted Pants  $3 & Up   charuThoy & Co. 27 IfifT "^t VICTORS  Ponucrlv Ch.-rlie  I>  "    .  L>J  c-\  I'....  to1  did we might better quit the practice of medicine than to treat patients with drugs so iuerl that overdoses will never do harm. Any drug  or medicine which is safe if taken  according to the directions on the  package, is a safe remedy in the  sense in which the word "safe" is  used in medicine."  That is thc only safeguard for. either the doctor's prescription or tlie  patent medicine; to be safe it must  be taken accoiding to directions.  NOTICE.  I  will  not  be responsible for   any  debts    contracted    by   Oscar Motti-  shaw without my written order.  S.   M0TTIS1-IAW.  Nanaimo,   B.C.,  August 22,  190G.  Mir  it.tr.-  KNIGH'S BOOK STORE  LOST���������On Aug. 7, rough-coated Airedale terrier, "black back with    tan  head and, legs; tail docked. Anyone  .returning same    to the Bank, will  be rewarded.  .inlinent cures Distemper. J  STRAY ED-One black cow, at my  ranch, Bright District. Owner can  have .sarnie by calling and paying  expenses for harboring, etc.  J. CHRISTIE.  "notice"^"  Must Be Sold  i Merry-go-round ��������� Organ���������Plays 36  Tunes���������Suitable forBa** Room, Etc  1 Small Organ Plays 36 Tunes by  Rollers with Key Board to play by-  Music���������Good for Family Prr ctice  BEST SEWING   MACHINES VERY   CHEAP   3 Beautiful Large Pictures, Tinware,  , Etc. FLETCHER'S VARIETY STORE  Minard's Liniment Cures  Garget in  Cows.'  isssssgis&Ess  AND  : NO.  NO.  ! NO.  ���������  ���������  2 ���������  3 ������������������  ���������  I dimctt timer  + ������ LIMITED  ^ When ordering your MEAT don't forget to ^  ������= call on us. We keep nothing: but the BEST =5  ^ that the Market can afford and guarantee -3  B SATISFACTION 3  | ROLLED COBH BEEF ���������^ il HC. IB. |  ������������������ . ..���������.��������� .-..      .-  . ..   ^���������.  ^ .        ^  ^��������� ���������   ���������       - - -^^  ! A. HOWE 1  % MEAT   MARKET .'3  99  "Smith," "Clabrough,"  "Parker," "Remington  and "Winchester" Guns  FULL    STOCK  LADYSMITH HARDWARE COMPANY LIMITED g  PM  1INE SHOPS  ^We Stock lite Following ENGINE PACKINGS  m^w&t'yw.  ^Av'^di^  '}  wwwwmwMmM^N*** :.uw. i^auiM������  Common Sheet Rubber Packing  G^.rlock's Spiral Packing  Redstone Sheet Packing  Asbestos Rope Packing  Rainbow Sheet Packing, Etc, Etc.  BABBIT nETALS���������  I  "Magnolia" Metal  Syracuse Manganese  Special, Extra and No. 2 Metal  PRICES RIGHT AT  ire!  W. Q. Fraser  Merchant Tailor  FIRST  AVENUE.  Suits . Made to  Order to Fit and to your  Satisfaction. Call and see Stock  S������ES@SaF23^S^^^E^^SS^I^13@anB^  s  WATCH REPAIRING  ������!  All  -J,  atches entrusted to me receive my Special Attention. The  Repairing is done on my premises by myself with 3^ Years  Experience as a Guarantee,   fly Charges arc in'derate for   FIRST CLASS iA/ORK  h  B. FORCIMriER  Watchmaker, Jeweller, Optician  FIRST AVENUE,  LADYSfUTH  123 Government Street, Victoria, B. C.  l'.R.^')'*  ifS^Xa^Sg^^JJ^S^S-Ti  >������������������������������������(  Just che thing for a tasty lunch  GIVE u's=a"cALL  For Your Su iv.lity Roast of-  1E1L OR MUTTON  IIIUI IU31  -Call 011 me tomorrow  Importers of Dragon Tea  ii. G. PANNELL  GATACRE ST.        LADYSMITH  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������*1������9d���������������������������������������������    ��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� ������0^*���������������������������������������������������  Wc aro still in the Wall Paper r.nd  Paint Business, and are selling slathers of it, which shows that our  prices are right and give good satis;-,  faction.  If you wish to do your own Piaint-  ing or Paper-hanging, make your  Picture Frames and Furniture look  new, come and have a talk with us  and we will cheerfully give you' any  information that you desire and  make vour task easy.  LADYSMITH WALL PAPER DEPOT  iarry Kay, Proprietor  Granite and Marble Works  Granite aud Marble Monuments, Tablets, etc., at the  lowest prices consistent^  with first class stock and  workmanship. Vrite for  catalogue.  A.   RTEWA'RT,  MS Yates St. Victoria  B.C  ������������������������������������������������������i������e������������o������*atl������(**t  Bjmhw u wimmwmw ������*������- -*rtiir������sai*B  Smoke a Uig B Cigar.  NOTICE.  If you want   to sell your chickens  for a fair    price, bring them to   J.  X. Smith's restaurant, 1st Avenue.  Dr. Dier can be found, at any time  at his oflice on Gatacre street. Bis  dental work is guaranteed to he first-  class, and rates reasonable.  Smoke Little B Cigaro.  >'IS  l.fl  n  V  ���������i  Si  *v

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