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 ���������N  />"tr-������ ������  r/ '���������'  A  TheLadysmith Daily  ������^ "^H  VOL.-2  MONDAY,      JAN.  15,   100C.  GARRISON FIVE,  LADYSMITH THREE  The Football Game  in Which   Ladysmith Went Down to Defeat in  Victoria Saturday  At Times the Visiting Forwards Lived  Up to Reputa* ion of-Being Best  in British Columbia  THE WHOLE COUNICIL  BY ACCLAMATION  , i  No Orner Citizen Accepts Nomination For Chief Magis  trates Chair so Mr. Nicholson is Declared  Elected Mayor  ENT  ������"  Victoria,       Jan.  II.���������In a      p,������m-r  which  was at  times     very brilliant.  Ckirriscn      yestrrJay   tiyhtcnod   1>'ni,  grip on   the championship of      Vam  couvcr island  by defeating- the Lady  smith team hy the score of 5-3.    Although the    field was    hi far     from  ,    good condition, tofcrth teams    showed  good   footib,ll,  but allowance      mus  be made.for Ladysmith     from     the  fact that;'they am used     lo    phiy-  ing    rn ' a       hard   groundp-ii'i   ���������with  out cleats,  they were unable to hold  their  feet.     This   was easily      s"������"i-  on 'more than  one  occasion  ������    when  ' .their  forwards  missed'several      iiiiL*  opportunities-  to score  hy slippimg.  The game,  although  at  times; very  rou fa,  was not as  gkiod football as  expected,     both  on     account- of the  grouhds and  also from  the fact thai  rather too much  rough play   was al  lowed.  Although the game was won H' U-'2  Garrison tbe score^ does not indicate  tke play, as the Ladysmith players  had far more of forward play than  their     opjipnpnlLs, /and the play wo������  largely in the Garrison territory  The Ladysmith .forward line came  down with thc reputation of being  the finest comljinaition of forwards  that has ever played iu'B. C, and  at times they lived unto their repu  taiion, but at other times .they held  on to,'the. |rtll I; fax.too Jnf||; With  a hack division' rquul in strength to  their forwards thc .visitors need have  .. no fear of aiiy team in British Columbia. The back division was rather weak aiitf to tlicrii is largely  ihie the fact that they were defeated.  It is true that; for the greater p������rt  o tho siecond half the L&dysmifch  team were without the services of  their right back who was compelled  to retire from injuries receiVfed at  thc hands of Hazel wood. This was  a hard bjow, for with the score  against them the visitors were only  commencing to show their style of  play and to 'te to play a man  short for .the rest of the game was  too great A handicap and try' as  they would they could not overcome  the lead of the Garrison" WHth the  retirement of Scott, O'Conhell made  a much better showing than he had  done previously, hut it was of no  avail, as the game liad already been  lost.'..'-..  One very bad -habit that was particularly noticeable in the visitors  was tiie fact that tiie players would  claim afoul and would stop and  wait for the whistle, and to this  cause they lost more than one goal.  The' Garrison were not in as good  jfhrm as     they '-have been in, and   thc  ~gamc, was won for the Garrison in  the fust minute of the play, when  from the kiclvoff Mathews secured  and carried down the field, he again  secured after O'Conneil hnd missed  his kick and shot nicely, scoring in  about thirty seconds. This was a  bad beginning, but the visitors stuck  to their work, but they were unable  to prevent the Garrison from scoring  another in the first half, after tho  game had been resumed in the second half,  the Garrison tallied anotih-  at any time during the game, they  vere forced to play ��������� man short* by  Scott being put out of busiius'j.  After this the Garrison had much  ' b-j-leiter of the frame and scored  twice before time was called.-,  The story of thc game is as follows: " - -  The hall w������s Kicked off by Provins,  who sent it to Constable. He advanced to Mathews, who raced down  the field with- the l.������.ll at hisfeet,  and from a rather long'drih|)lp.  OToniioIl missed and Mathews continued on fa-is way and scred.  On resuming play  Ladysniiith play-  The Only Old Alderman  Re-elected  is  Mr.   Malone  Socialists Nominate Geo. Hannay  School  Board  iFUmMGF THE  LATE WM. KIPLING  Impressive Services Held at  Church  of England and Graveside  Earth to Earth.  Dust to Dust.  Ashes to Asne*.   most touching     terms of (lie young  man, cut     down in the prime of his  With solemn prayer for the Soul of   i,fc..and  feelingly sympathised witii  the departed,      all  that remained of  the late William Kipling was yesterday afternoon consigned lo" the grave  Seldom   in  At  two  o'clock this afternoon the chief   magistrate's  '-'chair is beyond  nominations     for the Municipal elec-  doubt, will be able to govern thc af-  ���������ioiis cDosed,     and the returning olfi- ' fairs  of the     City  in  a satisfactory  ccr, Mr.  J. Stewart, announced that   manner.  Thc Council is as follows: '  OonaM  Nicholson,  proposed  by II'. Carroll, secondcd,>by II. Hugh-  the new     Council was elected hy acclamation.     Tiierc     were just sufficient men nominated in each Ward toi  fill the Board.     ���������  'This news will nod  os  come as a,surprise lo the citizens, as-'J ALDERMEN   ,-  a contest for seals cm the board was West Ward. Patrick Malone, prc-  not expected. On -Saturday t was '.posed by A. D. Robertson, seconded  whispered   lliat tho Socialists would   by D. Campbell.  nominate a candidate for the mayor- | .John Tha, proposecd by W. Bever-  alty,,but by     a groat many. |this re-   idge, seconded by J. E.  Smith.  ever,    ,Mr. Nicholson-    was the only  j proposed 'by    W. Beveridge, seconded  gentleman     nominated.        The new _ by W. Spence.  Council is composed of good bus -  ness-likc men - and headed by ��������� Mr.  Nicholson, whose ability as an'alderman has been made apparent by 1 he  work in tho past eighteen months,  and whose     capability of filling-the  .-en,   proposed hy J. Bic-  S.   F. Mcintosh,      proposed by W.  G. Eraser,     seconded-by-'B.   Forcim-  mer. '  ,f y  East Ward.   David  Patterson,' proposed     F. W. Greaves.    t;  RESCUE NOT  PRACTICABLE  j BORN.���������To thc wife of Mr. John J.  Manuel,     of     Gatacrc    Street,  this  i morning, Jan. 16th., a son. Mother and child arc doing well.-"  The action'o'     the City Sand and  Calumettc,  ' Mich.,   Jan.   13.���������Her-   Welsh cnoil'  iv turning out  to render  er, and it was     hcrad remarked that' looked ns   if tho .Ladysmith players  - - - ��������� would add another, but tiie disadvantage was too great and Constable secured a pass from Provins and  scored.  ���������T|mo was called shortly, af ter with  out further score.  The game was refereed by F. Richardson, who acted in the place of S.  Robinson,     who   was   unable to act,  it was the same game they had played against Victoria. This was  quickly seen when Ladysmith forwards gave as pretty an exhibition  of football as could be desired and  scored Iheir firstgoal, and followed  tliis by adding a second in a very  short time. It was then the visitors experienced the hard luck, with  oic efforts have failed   to release thc  seven     imprisoned  underground   men  in  the  burning- portion  of  the Tam-  arao   mine.      Several   members        of  the  rescue' party    sent  in  yesterday  were driven   back   by   gases.    Mining1  aptain   Malms,   was 'in   charge      of  one    party.     After thc  rescuers  tenoned   the  29th   level  smoke  and    eras  drove   them   back.      Captain       Muslin'and   two   companions   were;     .carried   out   by     other;-:  or     the   parly.  Four  physicians  al   the  mine   hospital   saved   the   lives   of  the      stricken,  len  after  desperate efforts.    General  manager  ifair  authorizes  the    state,  ment  that no  shafts, will be     seaied  until every possible effort ��������� has   been  made  to'determine   the- fate  of      the  seven-men-   in     the burning-      shaft.  There  is   a   powder 'magazine -at. the  2-1 th level and many    cases of  dynamite   are   stored   at   various   levels  in  the  shaft  but  the lire   is    several  hundred ..feet, away,  and. .there  is  no  immediate   danger of an explosion.  In a plain or the Harz Mountains.  a few miles: distant from the quaint  old town of Hai.bcrstadt, Germany,  lies the'''village of. Strobeck'. Thc his  for hundreds of years been associated  music at the funeral service of the  late William Kippling yesterday, is  "ro-fcjb commended. It was a ftrace-  ful-and touching tribute of respect to  the memory of thc deceased, one who  in life always did his work well and  ahva}S braved as a man amongst  men.   o ��������� '  extended  after  a  hot   war  of    words  Mrs.   Rickards called at thc Ledger   bfetwecn  Lho  two counscl     as a    id-  office today and stated that she thou 'gu]t Qf ft niisuiu,cratanding  in       re-  rrs tried hard to even, but could not j Port    was  given no    credcnccf-  How-|    Middle   Ward.   Colin   J.   Camphierl,  ������ rcak    through    the     defence .of the  Garrison, but     from a good shot by  Graham, a corner was given off Wor-  rSk.ll, but nothing. was. gaftuxl, af the  hall struck     the cross-bar and went  behind, Ladysmith     continued to  press, and Ahain and Graham gwe a  fine exhibition of     fancy work Rliich  did not gain them anything and from.  a rush    by the     Garrison forwards  Crisps     was given off   side and thc  play was sent back to the Garrison  end of the field.  From apretty kick by Byrne thc  ball was sent down to the Lady-  goal and .'after Scott had missed the  ball was centered by Hazlewood and  Constable scored.:  The Ladysmith players did not let  up for a moment, and continuing;  Graham hud a fine .opening, which he  missed by slipping. _..,,.,  ' Halftime was called with .the score  standing 2-0 aga nst. the Ladysmith  nlayers.  On changing ends the Ladysmith  team appeared to awaken to tin fact  that they must score if they intended  to win, and they commenced some of  the "work for which their team is famous, and were rewarded by scoring  a goal after a fine piece of work,  Graham1 doing the necessary.  With one to; their cretlit, thefjja-  dysmith players continued a bombardment of the Garrison goal, and  from"' af foul of , -Pajey,. they lagjain  scored, Giimour toot the kick,  and by, the way; that player is putting up as fine a game of football as  he has i done in his life, and he has  been! in- Ihe 6pfcne(Toj a, ntmib^of  years, and placed the ball- right in  the goal, and the forwards did the  rest.  ��������� With a continuation of the play Wio  Ladysmith boys kept at their work  and tried Worrall with several shots,  all'd-f which savtd, and from a k������ck  out Provins ' secured and passed to  I-Iazelwood. Scott went out to *tir  teTcept and IIa:'elwood took a jump  at him, .and,'both landed in a heap.  Scott failed to rise. He was assist  ed to his feet and it was found ibhat  he was unable to continue.  Play continued around the Ladysmith goal and Leahey saved what  was a sure goal .'but. thc Garrison  could    n������t    ,bp^ sjtojiped ^aaid lQrlsp,  Shortly after scored another for the  Soldiers.  The visitors were not daunted, and  shortly afterward secured a i>enaltiy  off Paley, which Adam converted.  This    made     the score   d-3, and it  ' ene'e,    proposed  by J. Deeming, seconded by A. Dunse.  SCHOOL  TRUSTEES  For the seats on the School Trustee Eoard there Iwill be a contest,  for Mr. Geo. Hannay, secretary of  the.Socialist * party in'Ladysmith,  waning against the "��������� two retiring  members. Messrs. Carroll and Greaves. The contest for the" scats will  likely be a very hot. The cnadi-  dates for (he    Board arc as follows1:  H. Car]roll, (proposed hy A. J.  McMurtrie, seconded by W. G-. Simpson.  F. |W. Greaves, proposed by H.  Carroll, seconded by II. Hughes.  Geo. Hannay, proposed by C. J.  Campbell, I seconded   by D.   Johnson.  The election foi- hhe board takes  place on Thursday.  MARTINI VS.  MOSEBY  Mr. Josep'n, Martin, K.C., was actually invited out into the . back  yard of the court house this morn  ing to be one of the principals in  a. bare-knuckle encounter to a finish  says  the Province.  The  invitation was   issued  by    Mr.  W.   C.  Moresby of  Victoria,  and was  Ladysmith have funeral  sen ices been more impressive than  those held yesterday afternoon, when  as a to'<en of respect for the departed hundreds of people turned out to  follow ?heir de������d lconirade and friend  to thc last resting p'iace.  About 1.80 the procession' left the  residence i of Mr. and Mrs. William  Joseph, Roberts street, for the  Church of England, the City Band  going > a few yards ahead playing appropriate music. Upon arrival at  the Church yard' the coffin was met  by thc rector., Rev. R. J. Bowen,  andheing conducted  into the building  the beautiful service for the burial  of tiie dead /was commenced. The  eh inch was ��������� packed and more than  half the ino-uriiers were compelled \&  leniain outside. ~  The rendering of the hyinn, "Days  and Moments quickly flying," opened  the service. Thc singing was(b������au-  lifully lead by members of the Welsh  choir, who had places in the chancel,  Mrs. Bowen presiding at the organ  After the reading of the lesson Ithe,  rector gave a touching address. -Although he did     not personally knowl  friends       left     behind    to      moiun  his loss.     At     the close of the address there were hut-few dry eyes in  the   church.-       "Neater my God  to  Thee."     was     then rendered hy the  whole, congregation, and services)proceeded.   Then  the hymn,  "Sun of My  Soul," having been sung, he who, although so far from  home was grieved  for ' by    so many friends whom lu>  had     made during his brief residence  in     Ladysmith,     was carried on his  last, journey.     At the graveside the  remainder     of the service was read,  and after the last prayer was uttered  by      the     officiating clergyman, the  Welsh choir     as a last beautiful tribute to the memory. of the deceased,  sang   that grand old  hymn,     "Lead  Kindly Light.".      The crowds stood  bareheaded as verse after verse of the  anthem   was     rendered  most sympathetically    by~ the choir, lead by tiie  rich" voice of Mrs. '.Trehcarn.     It -was  a solemn and impressive moment and  as     the bund     played ,the Concluding  verse of the     hymn  it seemed to all  that a more-   beautiful last farewell  to the, departed could  not have been  chosen. ,  The . pallbearers were Messrs-.  Hunter,     Jacobson,     Cox, -Wicks, Scott  the deceased  the clergyman spoke inland  Deeming.1  tht the report of the police .court  cases in which .sJic had figured ^Bqltc'  were not doing her entire justice.  The Ledger desires to give exact reports so far as 'possible of what exactly tr&iiSMres and has not "in any  way intentionally erred in giving  such reports-,��������� and will not do so in  any future case where Mrs. Rickards  or anyone else'is, being reported.  If any mistakes are made they arc  certainly iiot iiHC-iitionaL,  (be   foreign  for (hundreds  of  years  beenassociated  v  with   the    game or    chess.     It is a| lo,f ������'r ���������at*  veritable    chess      village, a   nursery\���������*   ^/^f������  -  .     - ... .    . cw.���������"has  not  yet  despatched  orders  garden 8r/r that ancient game-     From-        ������������������,  .  w -    ,   ,        ' M    Tai������-iiv  earliest childhood tihe men and  hoysi       .     ������ -  ��������� .-,,    ., ,     ,,, i Allairt-s  at   Caracas   to     demand   bis  are   made familiar with the board ana| ,.    ���������  ������uc    mcim.   <u      o. u J.passports.     Neither has   M.   Boilgour  men.     At school chess is   treated as '  , ,        , , - oal,    tho   Venezuelan  an." obligatory subject,  and is, taught _ ^.^  ^  ^.^  systematically.       As  soon  as   pupils Uiiiation   Qf  (���������0  Sll        s-0ll  have mastered the moves and the nil-j  ,   ii ii,���������.   ���������  n���������^,iro.rfw!   lations   between     live   two   countries,  cs-of  the  game,   they are encouraged  ,    4.  ,    n . i.,i-  ���������   ^r  f.i,..������������!-ln   d p ornate   circles   there     is   still  to    undertake the     solution of chess, ' ,,.,.,,, ���������,.���������,.  " ... , ������������������   ��������� ,oi   hope   thai.  President. Castro will give  prCbJems and to invent new ones, just m������ . b  F j    set t0'wny   under  pressure,   mil.   m     the  e\  gaid lo what a witness said in the  arbitration case of the V. W. &  K. Railway Co. and Lee Mun Kow  affecting  a   Dupont   street   lot.  Mr. Martin was recpiested toknovk  the chip of Mr. Moresby's shoulder  after Mr. Martin had announced to  the arbitrators and to any one else  whocared to listen, that. Mr. Moresby had made statements about his  conduct which he would not stand,  "from any young pup of a lawyer."  .The    Victoria     lawyer then got  in   the  collar   and dared   the        V.-,  W. ���������&��������� E.  Counsel     to    go   out    and  ' ������\rr a "\ T   fto'ht.     Mr.  Martin made    no     reply  GIVE    Vv AY ,'to  this  proposition.     '  j    The   arbitrators,   Messrs Frank    iDiirnott,   F.   W.   Tifllin   and     W.      E.  Burns, took  up   a.settlement   of   ehe  matter   and   finally..Mr.   Moresby   retracted,     but  Mrg  Martin  refused   to   ������������������-o 1  CALL FOR APPLICATIONS f  FOR TEACHER'S POSITION  The  Ladysmith School Board held   deciding to take no fgrther action in  a special   meeting in Mr.     J.-Stew-  the matter,     although those present  art's    'office on    Saturday   evening, ' expressed   their     opinion    that' Miss -  those     present being Chairman Rum-j Milligan's ac-tion in this matter "was  ming, Trustees Hughes,  and the two deserving, of censure.  retirinn-    trustees,      Messrs.   Carroll  The secretary was instructed cto  call for applications for thc position  of teacher V    Div. 5.     The arppliea-  and Greases.     Miss Milligan's resignation and her action in appointing a  substitute      without    consulting  the I t-ions must be in "before Jan. 25 th.  board,  was discussed,   thc  trustees d 1    The board adjourned.  CASTRO MAY  BREAD  FROM  THf. WHEAT.  The London newspapers are telling  a wonderful story .about.'a'recent  invention,  owned  and  operated;, by     a  ' of  ABLAZE WITH DECORATIONS.  Algecairs,. Jan. .13.���������This,    q,uaint  ".   town is  gradually awakening as   the  day   for the  opening of  the     confer-  nce  on Moroccan reforms approach-  gen tlcnian with the .pious name      of '^  ^ tho-   rUSUal    Spanish lethar-  Apostlebff, a baker, pn.Upper Thames gy has g.iven place to a burst 'of  street, who makes, bread directly animatioil and excitement. All the  from the wheat,  without .-taking jt to public buildings  and bridges-are rc-  the  mill.    It is  so successful  that he  splendent   with   crimson   decoi-aitions  s now building the largest bakery ���������������������������in--^ ���������' tapestrics   :   The Captain'Gen-  1'aris,   Jan.  -lo.���������Despite   the     fact  that  official  communications  are    no  cxclnuige-d   between       France.  ofTlc-e  for  the  French   Charge     De-  C-harge'    De'Af-  an       official   in-  of    re-  'entuality  of   a   complete   nipt lire    oc-  euring,   France's  ai-fion   will    be car  ried   out   with   the   eiitirc  co   of   the   Uniled   Slates.  loneurreu.-  tlieir forwards     .playing better  than  owing to illness.  Up' to the present we fcivc not This evening the present Council of  heard if action has been taken by j Ladysmi tli meets for the-last time  the authorities to put down the and by next Monday evening the nven  poaching- at Ganges Harifcr. The! who are to govern the affairs of the  residents of Salt Spring Island arc  loud  in tlieir   expressions of indigna  tion at the    operators of the steam  city for 1906 will,have boon 'elected  In 1905 Vu������D     street work was done  more    than t tho     majority of peoplo  the council t  boat which is conveying the clams to   seom to    slvpoSe' ***  ���������",,.'��������� ,.                        ���������          T    that sits for     the. last time-tonight  Bellinglliani for canning purposes. Is. ,                  ..      .     ',       . ,.     ���������������+���������������������������������������������  & ��������� deserves     the thanks of the  citizens  it not the     duty of the Fisheries In-  fQt Uie ��������� opan on(l .business-like manf  ,spector     to take    stops fto stop the  ner in which     they, under the presi-  poachiiig.     Prompt    action is neces-  dency.of Mayor      Cotoirn, have-coa-  sary for sacks of fish arc ^beSnig dug  every day and if thework is continui-  ed   at this     rate it will not be long  as     an English    school  boy  making Latin verse.  At Easter there are class.examinations and .   tournaments     among the,  school    cLnlrcn. Three awards of  honor   in  the   , shape of chsss-bpards  hearing the insci iplion, "Tho Reward  of Industry.-'^givenby thejiilage    ^ ^.^    ^  community. These tournaments arc ^^ ^^ lweillv.four acr^. avail_  attended by lovers of chess from ar ^ ^ ^.^ ^ .^^ ^^  and   near. During the  last    half- ^ ^ ^h  Ai%,isim  of  one aCre bc  century several chess congresses of namwl aftcr & IpUci. Qf t])c Greck ftl_  ���������wide  interest have also  been held at phaj].et<   which   C0Iltaiiis   twenty-four  BORNE    TO TILE     GRAVE  The funeral of I Elizabeth Jane, the  in.anjj daughter of .Mr.' and Mrs. D.  J. Cordon took place yesterday front  thciami'r 'cs deuce . The services  were read by Rev. R. l^oylc, after  which the remains were conve.ved to  ?.hc local cemetery 1 where the hitei--  ment took place. The deep sympathy felt.for the bereaved parents was  testified to by the large number of  people,     who followed the rem;'  London,  which   is to have 400  ovens; ������������������  capable   of producing  300,000   pounds  of bread a day;   and it is so economi-  eral   arrived  hepe   tonight     to       as-  unie  charge  of  the town.    Sir ,;Ar-  .    ,  ....   .    , ii       4. *���������-,    t ��������� thur  Nicholson   head  of   the; British  eal   that   he can   sell   a ten-cent  loaf  for   six  cents.    London'  consumes   6.- ^-S^ion is  the first representative  000,000.., pounds  of bread a day',       so  that this invention (which converts a  sack   of wheat   into  loaves  of   bread  The Necropolis cemetery,  Glasgow,  of  a   leading power' to  teach  Algec-  Jara*. '..-.. ��������� .-'���������'���������''   j  ���������    ' . o������������������������������������ ";  without human aid)  will teffect a dai-1   'Atlanta City,    Jan. 13..���������Fears are  ly sa\iing of about $61,000,  or nearly entertained   for     the safety     of  the  $22,000,0-00' a year  to   the people   of 'passengers  and crew of the      Chero'  that  city.    The  new piachine  is  des- jkco,  numboring 60 persons. The wind  cr'ibcd   as follows- llas   increased  to   a  forty  rniie.gale.  "At  present  the  miller grinds his j'l'ugs   which  have  been  pulling       on  wheat      perhaps   as   many   as fifteen  !tbe  steamer arc now-lying 'ab^ut 10  times  to obtain   the best   flour.      By  'miles  oft*'shore.     It  is believed that  the  new   method   the wheat  is      only  the  hawsers  parted  and, that it   was  ground       onciv    This      grinding   gives   impossible  to  again make    fast      to  three   products���������flour,   middlings   and    the   slimmer.     The -boat   w'nic-h cam*  bran.    The   foremost   is conducted   to  ashore    this  afternoon is the "uSTorth  w   a. bin,   the   bran   is automatically wei-   Brigantine"   government   life   '   boat.  ains ^ ghed      and  carried  info  sacks,   whJe  .The  crew   is  on     the   shore.    A slg���������  the     last  resting     place.   Floral   tri-j lhe .middlings  pass  into  tepid .water, 'ual   from the stranded steamer short  bulcs were  received   ro.������  the. follow- jn   wh,ch  aI1 the  floury part  is wash.  ly aru.,. 3  0?clock saic!  thaL    ���������,,  n.  ed      out.    This   water,   impregnated   | board    were  well.      It   is  impossi}b.l������  with   nutritive   material,   Hows     into   to  launch  a boat  either     from     the  ins:  Stroteck.  chiiractors.    For     various      reasons  thic idea has  not been  fully carried  (Hit, but fifteen sections of the cemetery have been named  from alpha to  ,omega,   the  monosyllable letters  be-  Two wreaths, parents; wreath, Adam and Janet Siniipsoii; cross, Mr.  and,Mrs. Simpson; wreath, Miss Mary McCullock; wreath, John Morgan;  cress, Mrs. MeCuiiock; boquet, Baby  Hunter; bonnet, Mrs. James .Pro-van;  cross, Miss Bella Wallace; Vpross, Ina  Carroll; wreath, Mr. and Mrs. A.  Robertson.  ii o   WEDDED  ON  DEATHBED  Baltimore,'Md.��������� While on her deathbed,  Miss   Lulu   Lotz   went   through'  the wedding service 'of the Protestant  SIR HENRI TILL SPRING  Ottawa,    Jan.   13.-There   I������     still  onsiderablc  discussion  regarding Sir  Henri Joly's successor to tbe    posi-|twecn t.hose bc;ng omitled.    The nam' Episcopal     church  with   her  fiance,  tion   of   Lieutenant   governor.        No ��������� cs haVc  not bcen applied  in. any par- \ Herbert  W.  Bentlay,   a mechanical en-  appointment  will  be made for    sev- ' ticular sequence,  but  with  the aid of   Si,irer in  lll������  Washington  navy yard,  ral  months,   it  having  been   official   a small  map  they   are  useful  in     lo-1     U1,en     shc              ,       .  eating  any   particular  spot in  what    "ot live she     asked her     fiance, Mr.1,  is now one of the most densely filled  graveyards in   the kingdom.  ly intimated to Sir Henri that thc  iv-.ivernment would prefer him to con  tiiiue in office until spring. In other  words   there   fore,   Sir  Henri will  lose the session of the British Col- The Dlll_c  umbia house, which he opened Thurs (]andi0rd of  day  learned that she could  asked her  Bentley,   wh i  was at her  bedside,  to  the kneading pan, in which  the dough  is automatically   produced.   The dough  is  left  to rise  for ,an hour and  a half  or   two hours,   is then   shapod      into  loaves,   and forty   minutes  later     an  vessel   or  from   the  shore.  NOTICE  . Municipality    of; the City  of    Lady-  electric, carrier  delivers hot bread to   smith  the throbbing motor cars that wait  impatiently to carry it through London." __ ;  Thc     new machine not only saves ���������  the  cost of milling,, but  all  the expenses   of handling   the wheat       and  profits of the miller and middleman���������  three or four of whom stand between  the farmer and the ^ker.   This alone  will reduce  the cost of material      30  per     cent,  at the least,  and 50  per  in favorable circumstances.  ot" Bedford, the ground  Ccivent   Gardm  market  d'tUcted the    affairs of the city;in the  past year.   May,   iLadysmith bo fortunate-enough to always have on its  Council     suot   a. busineBS-like s������t of  sport and warmly  The  FAME'S   PATHWAY  Mikado  J������it on     the     wedding     ring, and  io  through   a marriage  ceremony     with '   William Thompson, who died     the  her. " pother day  at Shelbyville,  Ind.,  aged  Mr. Bentley flipped  the en garment  7"'   was k]lom as "tlie inan wno S������1(J  ring from     the girl's   finger and put nis  SokI  at  $2.75."  During the  civil  London,  derives over  $7'5,00O  a. year  j (>n  tlie W(Xidine. ring      wjlcn she CCr_ war Thompson accumulated $3,100 in  Public notice is, hereby given to  the Electors of the Municipality  aforesaid that a .poll has become  necessary at the Election now "pending for .School Trustees foe the .same'  and that I have granted such poll  and further; that the persons dully  nominated as candidates at the said  Elections, and :for whom any  votes  will be received,  are:���������  Ladysmith  Miner  Carroll, Harry,  Greaves,   Fred,  Hannay, - George  Of which la'll  required to take  Ladysmiith  Miner  iLadysmith  Hotel Keeper  persons  are hereby.  notice and govern  from this space alone.   It came into j oniony  had     been completed  the  dv- g0,<1' w'll5ch he carried  to Indianapol- ] themselves accordingly  the possession  of the Bedford   family   ing Wom.in  sw,mc(j con(entcd.     Then is  an(1 so,d at     a premium of $2.75,       Given    under     my hand  at  Lady-  before Ganges     Harbor is claml-ftSS, Taw*  tiroduction of football into Japan.  is fond  of  outdoor ��������� tnrec ccnt,uries  ago, at a-ti  encouraged the in-' [{fi  yCarly value was  estim?  fill   into   JaDan. >    ���������!.���������,,+   tso  about $32.  me  when  lated     at  a few  moments later this bride of a   Iic^'ng lnm $75.15,  within ten- cents  smith this 15th clay of Jan. 1906  moment passed awav.  of   the highest price  over  paid  gold.  for  \  JOHN STEWART,  /Returning Officer, DAILY LEDGER  m  THE DAILY LEDGER  Published   every day except Sunday-  *Y   THE  DAILY  LEDGER  COMPANY.  OFFICE AT LADY*UIT������  SUBSCRIPTION PRICE  Id oents  a  month; , If per year   in  '   advance.     Advertising rates on application.  MONDAY,      JAN.  15,   1006.  ^^VWyyWWkWVWW WftttWW *������fi4'.  " DA VIP SPENCEtt-    ^������  (Nlaoaimo) Ltd  5lc-������H������r-5K-  -i>~  /f\      /Tv      m      ^v      <^  OUR 7fb ANNUAL-  KING SALE  IMPRISONED PENNIES.  The enormous decrease/in  the coin  age  of Pennies,  half-pennies  and    farthings,   from   ������MS, 19!)  worth   in 11IU2  to ������77,805  worth in 1901 is an af- I  termath of thc ..booth in pennies! cans- j  ed  by the greatly extended use      of I  pcnny-i':-Jhe-slot machines a low ycau;  ago,  sa., s  the London Express.  The experts in coin production stale  that'    there    was  -something like a  "penny,  famine," said one of      the  London and   .Southwestern Dank managers.  "For  instance,  we think notli-'  ing of receiving at one'city branch of'  our. bank ������.100 worth of, pennies     in p  one week,  and the great'producer of  pennies is Peck ham.    Many       branch  hanks where business men run in and  ask  lor  a sovereign's   worth  ot  pennies get their supply of coppers from  Pccltham.  '���������The secret of this is the pc'nny-in-  thc-slot'gas meter. The South Metropolitan Gas ^Company's, army of  men who spend their time in emptying the pennies out ol household meters bank the money'at Pcckham, and  mill.ons of pennies are poured into  our branches' in the Peckham district  At present we find the demand for  big packets of pennies brisk." ,  One of   the secretaries of the South  Metropolitan Gas  Company  p,ave   an  account  of   thc Ihe  weeks'   impiison-  ment  of.niillions   of pennies.  '���������We have   182,01)0  pcnny-iu-the-siol  gas  meters.  A large corps  of inspectors spend  their time in going round  emptying   these.    They      get  around  this   enormous   number  of  meters every five weeks.      It is quite a usual  thing  for them  to  empty  out  2,500,-  00,0pennies in a few days.   These millions  of pennies have Leeu  locked   up  for   live  weeks  in   many cases,   ami i  we    let   the emptying process stan I  still very long wc should make a in  terial difference to the stream  coppers in circulation."  iComfiiencss Safardiv, Jan. 13 at 9 A. M.  ^     7*.    7T\    7i\     ���������ix     st\     ���������K     ^<\     /t^     ^,\     '*\  /������-.     ���������IS    sT\     ���������,.     ;T\7K    ^     ^\     ^  We are marking down prices now.      The  low    Prices   should   make  this sale    the gtcale-st in our history.  GET'   ONE OF OCR HILLS,' TO  DE DISTRIBUTED TIIROUGH-  ft&aVOUT  LADYSMITH FRIT \Y FOR  PARTICULARS  -5*H)*t--)^M;~}--?K-^^e^iO!e7K-)^Hr-^H*iHtr-  ���������3S-*  6  Limited  Nanaimo  RE.INCAR'NATION.  ol  There is     no other medicine manufactured that'    has received so much  praise    and so     many expressions ol  gratitude    as-.   Chamberlain's  Cough  Remedy.     it is effective, and prouipl  relief follows its use.     Grateful patents   everywhere   do not hesitate to  testify to   'its 'merits for the benefit  of others.      It     is a certain cure lot  croup and  will prevent the attack   ii  given at  the first  appearance of  the  disease.     It is especially adapted to  children,  as   it   is pleasant  to  take  and    contains  nothing injurious.   Mr-  E. A. Humphreys," a well known resident and clerk in the store of    Mr.  Locke, of     Alice, Cake Colony, South,  Africa, says:     "I have used Chamber  Iain's     Cough     Remedy to ward off  croup     and     couls in my family.     I  found ifc. very. satisfactory and it-gfcvps  me pleasure to recommend  it.  sale by Tne Ladysmith Pharmacy  Fo;  1  Tie following .'article is one that is  lT inleirest to students in thc occult,  i.nd makes good read in/;. Incidents oc  cur every week in a " Japer man's  life that confirms .the , that there  is something in rJinca .lation. As  men going backwards in time, it is  particularly noticeable in out Nanaimo neighbors' newspapers. They are  usually a day/or two behind times,  .sometimes even more. The article referred  to is as follows:  A  cutious  pamphlet on  thc subject  of  "Retrogression-of Memory,  '   or  Thinking Backwards,"  has  been  published  by  the Colonial  Rochas, a former  director  of the Polytechnic  (the  French ..Woolwich)',  who is  endeavoring to prove the truth  of  the theory  of reincarnafon.  He has  h/tnotizcd  a number       of  t  rri- ns  and' made them believe  they  . . i ��������� ten, thirty and even   thirty-five  j) ears younger than their actual ages  Some experiments were made with  a woman of thirty-five who  was hypnotized, and to whom it was suggest  ed that ,her age was gradually diminishing.    While   in   the hypnotic  stage  she described incidents in her life thai/  occurred   when   she   was twenty. -''She  told  of her confirmation  at the    age,  of 14, and described , her theft of      a  halfpenny from her grandmother. Gra  dually    she  relapsed. into : baby  language, and at last her words became  unintelligible,    and    she-could   only  make signs.  Colonel  Rochas   went, on  with  liis  questions, and then  the woman     replied    in tore    deep  voices of  a man.  She said her name was Jean Bourdon  and  that she was  a villager.  Colonel Rochas  caused  inquiries to  be'   made,    and found that a man of  that name had lived, in the'village tho  woman mentioned as far back as 1-812  After    three-quarters  of an hour's  further questioning the woman'   replied in the deep  voice of a       man  called Carterot.  Experiments  were also  made  with  two other women-, and both gradually grew more childish in niin'd      and  voice until  they relapsed    into    the  speech and actions of babyhood.  i and  mental  agony,   er which se   successfully defies medical <*id.    All danger from tke grip, however, may be  avoided by  the prompt use ef Chamberlain's Cough Remedy.    Among the  tens  of thousands  who have, used ,this  remedy,- not ,-one ease  has ever   been  leported   that  1ms resulted   in  pneumonia or that has not recevered. Fer  sale  by the  Ladysmith. Pharmacy.  ' NOTICE  From      this date  tho  undersigned  will   not  be  responsible for any  in  debtedness   ,. incurred1 except on      e  , written order signed by the secretary  Rowland Machin.  V.   I.,. EXPLORATION & DEVEI.  ,     OPA1ENT CO., LTD.  Non Personal Liability.  Victoria. R. O.. Uav 18th. IMS.  AT T.   X  JONES  Our Corvectionsry, Nats  'Fruits sre all of the BEST.  A choice stock 0f FAMILY    OHO  UERl'ES. -���������PRICES ARE RIGHT.    GATACRE STREET'  STEAM   in-ATHD  WKI.I, .F.URN1SIIKIJ ROOMS.  ft* 1< SUI'I'LIHD WITH BtfKl  .WJNIW. I.IQUOKI5. C.������<14������������  a.  V\  A. J. McMURTRIE, Proprietor  LADYSMITH, B. C  Esquimalt   & Nanaim  i  Time Table  Newly fitted up and  Furnished  Good tables and good  Rooms  PORTLAND HOTEL-  d. HYNKS ri.cr.  Board at reasonable  Rates  The bar is extra well  " Stocked  The New Western Hotel  Good rooms,     good  beds, and good board.  Our Bar is newly fiUedup and well supplied anrl is in clia; -    if  JOS. PELLIGRiNELLI  EFFECTIVE SATU RDAY, OCT.  21st,  1305.  .  Train leave Ladysmith  for  Victoria and  all  intermediate stations    at  9.10 a.m. daily,  and at 4.00 p.m. on   Wednesdays,   .Saturdays   and   Sundays. '  Trains leave Ladysmith' for "Wellington and all'intermediate stations  at 11.57 a.m. daily, and at C.OO p.m. on Wedn* 'days, Saturdays and  Sundays.  EXCURSION TICKETS ON SALE TO AND FROM ALL STATIONS  good for going journey Saturdays and-Sundays, returning not later than  the following Monday. "~   Steams; Joan������������������  Sails from Ladysmith for Vancouver every Saturday at 6.00 a.m. and  returning sails from Vancouver     for  Ladysmith at 2.30 p.m.  8a Govt. Street, Victoria B.C.  GEO. L. COURTNEY.  Disfc. Freight &, Pass. Agt  p������aSfca^>,  This  Hotel  has    been  completely   Board and lodging $1.00 per day.  renovated,  HOTEL    PRE!  JOHN TI-'A, Proprietor  Bar  Supplied  with  the Best  Liquors and Cigars.  Wines, 1st Avenue  Ladysmith B.C.  ������#���������  ������������������'C2������T^  RESTAUMANt  Cor, 5th Avenue & Baden Powell Street  Open night and Day. A good meal at any hour  Mea!s 35c. and Upward  1.  X JONES  COUGH REMEDY  Mr.  E.  Q.  Case,  a mail carries of  Canton Centre,  Conn .who has been  in the U S. service for about sixteen  years, says: "We have tried many  cough medicines, for croup, but Chain  [ beriaiii's Cough Remedy is king .of  'all and one to be relied on every time.  We also find it tha best remedy for  coughs and colds, giving certain results    and   leaving     no bad attter ef  iTo Write a Story  titie West  a  that would have the true  ring to it,-tlic author would  ���������I necessity require to live  there for a time at least. He  must study the character,  isties of the western peopm-  have to become ome ol them,  living their daily life, sharing  their joys and sorrov/s.  He would have, to mix with  them socially and in a business way, ia short be a  "Westerner " Its a question  ot knowing local conditions.  Thc same reasoning applies  to the "Lcckie Boot'j tor  Western Miner, the Prospector and the  Lumberman.  The makers of the " Leck-  ie Moot" are Westerners with  Western   experience.        They  know what to make and how  *o riia^e it.     Its not so much  a question of price as of quality.        Their sole     aim is to  make a    better boot for the  same   money���������and  the  "LEG.  K.IE  BOOT" is it.  [MANUFACTURED BY.���������  LTD.  VANCOUVER, B. C.  -o���������  THB   CRIP.  "Before we can sympathize with  others, wc must have suffered curst!. cs.." No one ran realise the suffering attendant- upon ah ' attack of  gripp, unless he has had the actual  experience. There is probably no dis-  oitse      that  causes  so much physical  fects."     For Bile by> The Ladysmith  Pharmacy.  Appointments may be made at any  time for dental work at Dr. Dier's  on High street ,      ' ".- st  THE MINT  The  Choisest  Assortment ef  Chocolates in the City.  A good line of ���������  HOLIDAY- NOVELTIES  THE   MINT  ALEX SMITH,  Prop.     .  Ladysmith Temple No.   ������  Rathhone  Sisters meets at the Oddfellows' hall  2nd   and   4th  Tuesday  at   7.30   p.m.  iMrs.   Kate Tate secretary.  Best accommodation for transient  md permanent boarders and lodgers.  GRAND       HOTEL  This new Hotel has been corniert-  a ly furnished and thc bar is up-to-  d- to. Rates $1.00 a day and upwards.  *WM.  BEVERUK1E, Prop.  H>������1a*aii������  ���������: -"���������:  :������������������ T.a.dyan!l������h  THEJ0NES HOTEL  One Dollar Per Day.  ftooff Table, Good Bed and Good Bar  (Half Block from Depot.)  GATACRE   STREET-  ��������� Ladysmith.  Leads Them    All  IN QUALITY  :o:-  R.P. RITHET,  & Co., Ltd  Pacific Coast   Agency.  VICTORIA, -.;-: :���������: :-: .-: :-B.C  HOTEL  DOMINION  ���������Rates ?1.25 acd$1.60���������  Free baa to all eteatnboat landings and  railway depots.    Electric cars every live  minutes 'to all/parts of,, the city  and table unexcelled.  Bm  F. BAYNES, Proprietor,  ABBOTT  ST.,   VANCOUVER  B, C.  Under New Managraent  Hotel Wilson  Nanaimo,B. C.  Jas. R. McKiHnel  Proprietor. -  Fire Proof    Building.-  Modern-and     Strictly First Class.  Commercial Mens' headauarters.  WANTED���������By     Chicago     wholesale  house, special representative (man or  woman) for each province in Canada.  Salary $20 00 and expenses paid  weekly. Expense money advanced.  Business successful; position permanent. No investment required. Previous experience not essential .to.en-.  gaging. ..  Address Manager, 132 Lak'o Street,  Chicago, 111., U.S.A.  B  THC COMrORTASLC WAY.  TO FERNIE,    B. C.  ,   Read DO*rn Read Up  9 p.m. I,v.; Victoria Arr. 4.00 p.m.  ���������.00p. m...Un Seattle . Arr.9.00'a.ta'.  9.21 p. m, Arr: Everett Arr..7.30 a.m.  9.30 a. m. Arr. SPOKANg Arr 745 P>������  6;25 p.m Air.   Rerford-' Arr 12.30 p. 111.  8.10 p, m, Ar. Elke Arr. 10.42 a. 111.  9.00 p.m.   Arr.    Fernie   Lv.9.55 a   111.  ONE NIGHT  To all Kootenay Points  TWO   NIGHTS  To / Winnipeg and St. Paul  Close Connections  For    Chicago,' Toronto.  Montreal and . .  All Points East & West  Acetylene     Lighted.    Cars,  Family Tourist Sleepers,.  Palace Sleeping Cars  Dining     Cars (Meals a   la  Carte).  Library Observation. " Cars  Through     tickets and bag-,  gage checks to an points--  Steamship Tickets  For tickets, maps, berths  reservations     and complete -'  information  dress,  S. G. Yerkes  A.G.R.A.  Seattle  can on or-ad-  E. R. Stephen  G.A.G.N. Ry  Victoria, B.C.  HENRYS NlRSfMS  NEW CROP���������  Home Grown 8c  Imported  GARDEN,   .FIELD     and FLOWER  SEEDS.  THOUSANDS OF FRUIT, &  ORNAMENTAL nTREES  .HOpODENDRONS,  ROSES,  GREENHOUSE AND HARDY  PLANTS-:*.v;..;.;-; :':_j\.  For Spring planting.   -Eusioni prices  or less.    Catalogue free. :-   .  8010  Westminster Road,  Vancouver.  PAINTING,  i    PAPEkH ANQING  ETC."' -       ���������:.    >/"���������'  Work done, properly and at rlirb'  prices. A fun line of Wall Paper,  and Painter's Supplies Residence on  Roberta Street,  J. E. SMITH, Prop  THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  TH6 CITY MKRK6T  R. Williamson Prop  ������st. Avenue Ladysmith B C.  PURCHASERS AND SMELTERS OF COPPER, OOLD AND  SILVER ORES.  Smelting Works at  LADYSMITH,.aC.  isoned  J. W.  COBURN, IWan.  Director  ' ;relephone;46.  Ladysmith   Lumber Co   Ltd.  AT   FIDDICK   AND   LADY SMITH-Shinglesl a  Speciaitr..  ���������Manufacturers     of���������  Rough and Dressed Fir and Cerdar Lumber, Laths,  Shingles, Mouldings, Etc., of the Best Quality.  and   Kiln  Dried   Flooring     and   Finishing    Lnmner  ia   Stock  WM. MUNSIE, Presidenl  The  klLLS  J  t-  i  I*   HEAD OFFICE  I DUNCANS STATION,  |       Vancouver {stand, 8, G.  DAY SCHOOL.        :     i  Usual subjects taught; also languages, drawing in pencil and crayons, paint hg in oils and .water colors, pianoforte, and vocal lessons giT-  en In classes or individually.  Ladvsmith.  , MISS BERTRAM,  b o. ������������������:  i  CLERMONT LIVINGSTON  General Manager.  If you like���������^  A smooth,  easy  shave,  an even,  well-finisned     beard trim, a good  . bath, er a stylish Hair-cut-  You will go to  LADYSMITH SHAVING  PARI0RS  HIGH STREET.  c^idONEY  TALKS/---  AS  LOUD  TO US   AS   ANYONE.  IF YOU ARE PAYING CASH FORYOUR   MEAT   YOUR   DOLLARS   W  ILL   GO   FURTHER   IF  YOU   BUY PROMTS   Our Cash Pricss Cannot Be Beaten   PAWNELL   &    FLASKET  ceo. yu  Merchant Tailor  Ladysmith  N  B.   C  LADYSMITH BAKERY  HOF LEE A CO.  ON THE ESPLANADE,  PASTRY OF ALL KINDS NEATLY  BAKED AND FRESH,  Confectionary of all kinds.  Orders taken for Pastries to be delivered at any tune.  Employment Agency.  HARTLEY   GISBORNE  Member Can.   Society of   Civil  Engineers  Member Institution of Electrical Engineers,] England  Member  Iute-rnatioi.al   Electrical   Congress   at St. T^ouis, 1904  P. Q������ BOX *57,  JuACXSMlTH, B4 Q.  Mannfacturers of the Famous  CUBAN BLOSSOl  None bu   Union Labor   Employed  N. J. BOOTH, Prop  Vaiss  Sts.  ���������o  TICKET \OFFICE  Ger. Govsritmsnt'and  VICTORS, B C  Transcontinent.l  .   Trains Daily  3  ONE   IS THE  "h!OI}rni   COAST   LIMITED.,"  The Electric Lighted Train lo the  '    ,��������� .. -     Eas*i  Tickets on 'sale to aK Eastern   and  Southern points at lowest rates.  Up-to-date     Pullman    and     Tourist  sleepers      on  all   trains.   IJining   Car  service  Unsurpassed.  Steamship Tickets on sale to and  from all European Points. Cabin accommodation reserved by wire.  ��������� For     furthsr  writ* the ollire.  A-' D.  Chariton  A.G.P.Au. <N.P.  Portland, Ore  particulars    cail  01  Pboiie Vain i������6.-  E.  10.   Clack-wood  ,        General Agent  Victoria,  B.O  -' Are You  Oplog- East  Then be sure your' tickets read  thiv-":'''���������"'.''::  ''."���������������������������''.'���������''���������.','"   :''   '.;, '-.-'  ���������la  The only line now making UNION  DEPOT connections . at ST. PAUL  and MINNEAPOLIS with the  through trains from; the Pacini  Coast.  THE, SHORTEST LINE, TH"3  FINEST. TRAINS, THE LOWEST  RACES',  THE FASTEST TIME.  BETWEEN '  MINNEAPOLIS,   ST." PAUL,   CH&.  CAGO;   OMAHA, . KANSAS CITY,  and ALL,POINTS EAST. .  For complete information ask yeux  local agent or write,  F. W. PARKER  General  4gent,  720 2nd Ave., Seattle.  .Dea era lo  Pianos and  Organs .'.  Ladysmith, B.C  Dr. Dier can he fouml :,t, any time  at his office on Gatacrc st. .His dental work is giaranteed to he first-'  class and rates rcasonahle st.  HILBERT     a  liSi  1 DAJLVll-lrlC**  rawing Co  nanaimo   b. c.  nanufaciurers ofk*the ^^���������^^-^  EST   BEER  - In  British Colun.bia  j    Lager B.\:r   zru?. Pcrter 7 Guaranteed   Brew  *    ed from the Bos .    median Malt  Run  Hops  i  1  ���������E  J LAC/SMITH TRANSFER STABLE  J    PIA.NOS,      ORGANS     AND HOUSEHOLD     iil-KSITUR'   MOV-  t KD   CRO.MPTLY   A   N(.  S U������'Rl,Y.  ' _ ������������������ ���������~ -~������..~M...-.>|  -tables ii,  tin- i.'ar -if Ihe Laf' >"-;im "���������   'ioi"l.    ' U'riv������  orders   al    tb  Abbots '"id  fi. J. VJASKtT, PROP  ^H-iH������������^^'-i4t . ������vw������n* ���������-���������-��������������������������� ������������������^-t-4-������������������������-������- ��������� ���������������"��������������������������� *���������*���������*��������� ��������� ���������������������������������������������* ���������  t  ^  New Year's Needs  The season *f parties and tntertainments is .hert with its  ���������xfcra demands upo������ our taklt tjuifinent���������tthina. aad Glass  ware,  Silver    and  Cutlerr. ~" ��������� '      '      '    "'   !  Is Yours Complete?  If not, these hints    will iHterest. y������������.  TABLE CUTLERY  "v.-  'V?  "Joseph Rogers        * Sons    Make." 'l F ,';  Table knives, celluloid handles, ������va! and square ...   *7, $7.i0������oz  Dessert Knives to match above, oval $5.50, square, $6.M dozen-  Ivory handled table knives,  $14.00 doz. ' Desserts" te inaten $9.50  Carring Knives and Porks, celluloid handles, eval and square,      v..... W.W.. and .$2.75 ..pair..  Handsome carving sets in cases     from     $6.50 te 5lfi**    ���������#t;^  Table fLinens and Clqths, \; -.,���������- /;  Bleached Scotch table linens, cheioe eesigas, ������2-i������ch,   76 c.    yd  Napkins to match, $1.50 dozen. .        ,  .     .   -    ' '  Irish Linen Damask, full bleached, 72-inck,        $1.1������ yard.  Napkins to match, $4.00   dozen. '     "    .  Bleached Irish Linen table clotha    ,2yds,* 2j yds. S3,25. each.  t  '   iiwl'i ieifiti if f' ������������������ehaiei toji^trnttmrnammmimii+atm* '  Miners' Drilling Machines,  Made to order and Repaired at short    notice.   Drill. Sharpened, by us  ���������  ways gives satisfaction. Picks hand! ed and repaired.;    ..-.,..-���������     .^���������'���������"-'  Slaipsmittiing   in   aV    ita   Qranfctitfe  Horseshoers and Genera! Blacksmittts.  Bullef Street   -    - ���������.'.-"   -   L,ady ������rri jtri, EC  -..i.  f      LIVERY, :BOARblNa;X^.li^ '"-  ���������'  .' ���������' ���������  ���������.  * PHONE 66 LVLiipiwii      ������  ��������� ��������� - *  SALES STABLES  :  |i EXPRESS  WORK   A  SPECIALTY;  DAVID JOHNS������!  ..- ������.'���������  .'������  e  *  ������  *  L Y$VSMlf'" *  Lxpress Work  LIGHT TEAMING  Wood and iiirk2tor.S lie.  SEE  J.   KEMP,  OR LEAVE    ORDERS   WITH  .1 . j. \.\  .W.CARTER,-  FIRST  AVENUE  PHONE   "'6-f>  W.  SILER.  GffiMEKAL LXPRESS AND  DELIVERY  WORK PROMPTLY DON17!-  Leave orders at the Abhotsford.  .UNITED   ANCIENT      ORDER   OF  DRUIDS  Weiiingion  Grove  No.  4 U.  A--  0. D  .. .Meets   in the I' 0. 0 .F. Hail, La-  -4ysmith,    the   Second   and      fourth  Wednesdays of each month, commenc-  i������t "Wcdneiday,  13th.,  1905.  Visiting Druids     are invited to: attend.  By Order,  WM   RAKTER,  Reef Se:ty.  PATRICK 1*URK, N. A.  BOOTS and SHOES  AT RIGHT PRICES  Repairing and Waking   o  Order a Specialty '  THOHAS     IV1CEWAN'--  1st Avenue,   Ladysmith, B.  C.  PEACp: ,, LOVING      BENGALEES.  Bengal     dors   , not fight,    hut it is  through the never-ceasing industry of  as vast population,  so much greater  than    1hat of     the United Kinbdom,  'hat British   India  is  enabled  to   pay  .ts way.        1 hat the    Bengalees  add  nothing to the    military strength ol  (he empire    is     true,   hut then,  also  they de'ducl nothing fram'ils strength  on the"    frontier.     No population  so  .'ast  was ever so peaceful  or i-cqgifired  so little expenditure of money fongas-  .-ison      A police principally employed  in detective work is all that is nccd-  -d Toi forcible resistance to the state  s  and always   will remain,   probably.  outside the  Bengalee .scheme of life.  'Iiiouirh    Bengalees-    will    not  fighb  iiey  are,   and   are   reasonably  prou-l  if being," the most intellectual race in  ihiia.      It is  useless for any student  n   a;iy  coiiea,e   there' to compete with  i  Bengalee-    rival  itaie   they   . arc in   demand for  the  management, of finance.  The weal Hi of their great capital,  >���������, hich is perhaps thc second we'yiUh.  e:;t city within the British Dominion  has been built up by themselves,  and by the steady orderliness which  ij.k made ox Calcutta a proverb in  IhePast A man may be a millionaire  [here and as siJe as in Loml&rd i  direct.  .'    ��������� o-   ���������   "Ah,   lady  L' ,   I  had   thc picus-  ire  of meeting   you  last  year.     And  OVERWHELMING DEFEAT  FOR CONSERVATIVES  rsunshine  In England on   Saturday the  Liberals  Gained Eighteen Seats-Balfour  Defeated  London,   Jan.  1-L���������A.   J.     Balfour,  the   formal-   Prime   .Minister   running  in the   Conservative interest  was defeated  today ,iu   Uic  election i'or  nien<ber   of parUi^iiient     , for         I be  east dnision of     Manchester ������y    T.  O.   llori-iclge,   Liberal      and         Free  In  every native'T]..ult;1,     Tll0 liberal majority    wa:.  3,^80.      Up   to   ten'o'clock      Lonigiu  out   of   ty coiid'autencie..-,       thirteen  si lowed  .Liberal   gains.  Loudon,   J an".      lU.-The    politicu  lap   of  Jiiighind   underwent   a   stril.  ins* change as  the  result     of  imrlia-  ineiUtiry   oleclions   held      in       Cnirt\  ii.no constituencies, in     widely  scat  cred  but   importu.nl   tent res,  m which  i the   Liberals  gained     IK  scats.    "Iho  Im ^ri'Los   w'/io are counled       among  and  Bal-'  the   Liberals,   secuivfl   four  seats   against   Unionists  candidates.     In    the  of  Mniiehesler,       A.  :w. is your dear  little girl?" e������>tuni division  "AIv   little boy Js  quite well, thank  "*���������   "n""1'.   Ulc  !onuet-  1,,''"1L'     ;;"n'  ,.0I1.m -   ". isler  was  defeated   by ,T.   S.        Hor-  "LitUc   hoy?    Ah,  res,  of course. I  l'ido'-   Lil^ral,  who     was    conceded  jv  the Jjil/erals     to      be      r  new it \\as one of the two."  Tlie     Sari     Indians  make an odd  MUNICIPAL NOT'  ICV3.  e. en  weal:, candidate against .such a person ns Mr. Balfour. Mr. Ilorrki-v  ihapoil contrivance of plaited wicker 'sochimI a remarkable majority o!  worlf, 'with a hole at thc top throu- ������.������80. This victory notwithstand-  ��������� h wheh the occupier crawls at night mg the Liberal predictions, was a  to sleep. f dicidedly  sensalional   outcome   of Hi"  day's polls, and will, a is believed  enormously effect the elections which  will continue for n fort night. Winston Churchill, Liberal and Frac  Trader, won I lie seat ,1'or tho North  west division <>r Munich-ester fi on-.  \V .Johns-ton Hicks, conservative b.\  a majoi-iU of I,'2Al. E\erywliei e  IV.e ljiboral majorities were incrcas-  c!. and     the net result of (he     first  Eleetioa of School //Trustees.  .Public notice is ier.'jy. tiU'ii ii.  the electors of the .AlunOljiality ot  Hie City of Ladysmith, that I require the presence of the said electors at the City Hall, Ladysmith,  an Monday, the loth day of January, l!)f)G from 12 noon to 2 p. m.,  ior the purpose of electing two ��������� persons as members of the hoard of  I'ruslees' of Ladysmith School Dis  trict.  the   letnrn.s   by  special   wires,  every where   the  defeat   of  Mr.  I  lour   was received as a  complete sur  prise.     Then 'as Liberal   gain        was  added   to Liberal  gain     until tho re-;  mankaUle  total of ti'2 seats counting  tlie  labor members    out   of  tlie       29  constitiitenc-i'js  was   reached,  it      was  t  agreed that thc Libera! majority in  the next parliameamt would show  ihe overwhelming decision of tliecou-  nlry.       Despatches      received from  .Manchester     show   fliat   Die    excitement ahere   was  indescribable-   Great  crowds   swarmed the streets cheering  and   demonstrating   willr enlhusiasm  Mr.   Balfour   tonight  addressed   a ga-  lliering at  the  Uonservati\ e club., lie  acknowledged   iJie gravity of the  sit-'  lation   and   predicted   a   short       life  for the Li!������e/ral government.   Jie     iu--|  gc-d   the   t'nionist    to     keep   at   \v9rk  Of course Mr.   Balfour will  find     an-  otheisafe  seat   before   the      end       of  she' elections   'by- one  of   the   Unionist   candidates  retiring  in   his   ravor. j ducls   aTuI   railroad   bridges   in   Swit-  L.'p  to  the present,  howe\er,      tiiore zerland than  in any other country  in  .s  no   indication     whore,   the   former  the  old world  'reniier   will   find    tin's   place    where  lie  csin  secure   a majority  which  will  liable   him   to   take  his  seat     as    a  'ea'dei-     on      the     front  bench.  Among the members   w'.-io  have sav  Everyhhing  C omforhable  when you  rehire.  Toronto* Montreal, Winnipeg:, Vancouver* St* John* N.B.  1  There arc more railway tunnels, via  f  In  New England 100 years  ago    it  opposition  wa������ hy no means uncommon  for people     to provide their coffins long before their  death,   and keep them      in  SO' \ EARS'  EXPERIENCE  ed   tlieir  seals in   the general     land-  tllcir  ]louses  wher'  lhey  cou](1  slide  I  are:        Sir     CSilberl   I'arker   in;(hm  Q fl  C!nii\o.slaiiul   by   amnjority   of      S00. '  Sir  George Wvndliam,     former     scc-  see  day's   contest    -between   the       gieal  (oiitical  parties  was overwhelmingly  in   favor   of   the  present  gowrnmei.t.  Although    bm   6G   seats   aio      now  filed   out  of CO  re^mired     for     the  Any  person being  a  house     holder ���������',cu'  P"-''"^'"'-'^   which   meets al.  in the School- District,   and        hbina  Westminster February  ir������,  the    c-om-  1  osition   of   Iho  house   is   shown  Biilis'h subicet    of the-full      ase  by  of   twenty   one  years,   and  otherwise , he   results ''decide.!   up to   midnight  'inali'ied  hy   the  Public   Schools   Act  as  follows.:    ''  to      vote  at  ah    election  of  School 1   Liberals,  M9  "J  Unionists   M.  Laborites.   (',.  Nationalists   7.  This      includes  candidales who  vere   unopposed  and   tho   candidates  The,  w ore  Trustees in the said district, is eligible- to hc elected lo serve as a  School  Tnisr������e.  The Mode of Nomination- of Candi-  'latcs   .shall   be   as   follows:  ,The  candidates  shall  he  nominated elected  at Upiswich Friday,  in  writinsr,  the writing shall be    sub ,v(n,.ns  r-,.om   Orimsbv   which  scribed   by  two   voters of   the    m\in- poilcd   todav   wm   ^ ,J0     (lo(..laivli  icipal.ty     as   proposer  and  seconder, ljal-01.0 iromUu-.     T.ho   Sections     at  f"!1   ^IL^f^0!1:.1:? ^J}^:  .C������u������l������rid8c.   rnivorsKy   which        com-  rnoiiced today will continue until  ext rJ'hiir.-flay. Ijiille disorder attended the polling at any place.  The excitement 'at Manchester was  Intense and candidates and their con  Btitutents worked with feverish ac-  especially in   the -district that  itisr Officer at any time between the  date' of the notice and 2 p.m. of  thc day'of nomination and in the event of a poll becoming necessary such j,"  poll twill he opened on Thursday,  thc J 8th day of January. 190C at  the  City Hall aforesaid from  9 a.m..  retary   for  Ireland   and   the      Unionist  candidate   l'or Dover  also  retained   his  seat     over     it.     ,.T.       lir.sce,  Li.Vivil   Fiee   Trader.      Vive     of   tho  six   divisions   of   Manchester        were  won     by   Ihe   liberals,      thc     other  going   to   a  lali'orife.      Flsowhere   in  the manufacturing   towns   in  Lancashire  and Yorkshire thc Liberals took  seats from     the  Unionist candidates  Two   London  constituencies       voted  t--d:i.\.   Now in:;;loii      and      Falworth,  the  last named   result ing  in a  Liberal  gain.     There  were no (lections'  in'  Wales or   Ireland,  and     only one     in  Scotland,  at. Perth,   where  the     Lib-j  oral  majority  was only slightly     in-1  creased.   One  of  tne   most   remarkab-j  lo  reversals was at  Halifax.     Of tho  two  seats  one   had   'hitherto       been  held   by a     Unionist.     but  today      a  Liberal  and   Lab-orile  were   returned.;  Seveiitv-three   constituencies will  vote next Monday including twenty  in London-and all those in Leeds  and other important centres in  which the s<?ats 01 members and  former members of t'nc, cabinet, and  a number of prominent men of both  parties  are  involved.  M .  Joscp'.-i, Martin, X.C.,  was actually     i mi led   out   into   the       baci<  When 'yard   of ��������� thc court  house   this   morn  Bnl ' ins   eo   ne   one  01  tne. oruicitiais     111  Trade Marks ,  Designs  Copyrights &.z  /nj-onti sending a sl.-ctofc and doscrlptinn uiir������  qnlr.-kly iiacertnln our oiiui:>,.i free whatlier an  inrGiulon is prohnblj- p.-itentuble. Communications strictly eoi.lldenllnl. ITandbnoton i'atcnta  ���������lent lice. Oldest nconcy for securuiB7-ntoi.tn.  P.aonta taken tlirr-uch JVIunii & Co. receive  ���������tpecial notice, without charge, lutbo  Scieitfifie Jlfiiersosit  A haudsomcly i!In<:tr.ite(I weeklv, T.ircest cIt-  nil.-itlon of any cciontiflo lournnl. 'l'c-ms, ?'J a  veiir: fcir tnoi'.tli.i. $1.  Sold by? I riev-.fdL-alors.  . R. B.  Kind  a  Job  9  Pni  till 7  p.ni . at which time and place ,tivit>;  each elector  who  is    duly     qualified',3?-r- TJalfoui-  was .contesting  to vote for Mayor will be '.entitled '.J'oports were circulated that Mr: Bal l ing to be one of the principals  tocast his- vote for two candidates four was in danger of defeat, Iho a b'are-kmickle oncounter to a fin-  for. memiliCrs of the Board of School returns coming late tonight from''; isb says the Province.  .Trustees" but may only cast. One jail points created a profound sensa-| The invitation was issued by Mr.  volefor any such candidate, of which .tion in the parlSajpiont-ary . circles, jw. -C. Moresby of Victoria and was  every person is hereby required to Fleet street was packed with /bowl ��������� \ extended after a hot war of' words  /->!?;; take notice and govern, himself ing- mobs. Political clubs received between the two counsel as a 've-  accor'dingly. . ,  Given under my hand at Ladysmith, this fifth' day of January,  190C .'������������������".'  ���������JOHN  STEWART  ������������������'-   ; Returning    Officer.  A.'.'Janni.aaa Lady  Sp������aks  Mi������kly ������f  ���������Chamhierlain's' Co������sh RemWIy.  Mrs."Micha.* Hart,  wife ������f 'Hie sti-  pe'riaten^iafc ���������[ Cart S������rvic������ at Ki������g-  ston,  Jimaiea,  W������st Indies Islands,  says   that she has   f������r sema  y������ar������ used  Chamherlaia's  CaugJi  R������u������������dy  for  coughs, .   croup a������d   irhoopwig cough  a,ud has found  it very beneficial.   She  has      implicit     confidence  in it  and  would not   ke without  a bpttle   of it  in     her home.   Sold  by  Ladysmith  Plmria������������y.  The last horse omnibus lias disappeared fiom the streets of oheffit..a,  England.  It is asserted by tlie British Medical Journal that men's hecks are  longer than they used to be.   . o .    ���������  One hi;Uon six hundred and .twenty  million gallons of coffee arc drunk in  the United States every year. ���������  represent    them     in the     Municipal  Council as Mayor and  Aldermen.  The mode of nomination of candidates shall be as follows:  The candidates shall be nominated  hi writing, the writ-big shall be subscribed.'by two voters oi the ��������� Municipality, a������ Proposer and seconder and  shall he delivered to the Returning  Officer at any time between the date  of rthe notice and 2 p. m. of the day  of nomination, and in the event of a  poll 'becoming necessary, such poll  will be 'opened'on, the 18th January,  1006 at  the    'City Hall, Ladysmith,  in. of the  Done Promptly and  r  Surgeon Dentist  ^.11 work guaranteed, *nd at reasonable, ratsi.  RFJSIDENCE AND OFFICE  Gafacre St. Ladysmith  OPEN AT ALL HOURS.  HAY������ GRAIN and  ,   farm koma  Orders  will  be delivered aaywkne "  n 'the city promptly and at th* l������w  jst possible pricta.  Leave orders at Christie's, 0������ tk������  Ssphtnadi ���������  James Warnoclr  At  MUNICIPAL NOTICE  Public Notice  is     hereby  given to  the electors  of     (hc Municipality  of  Ladysinith that I teqifiTe the presence'and kept open until 7.00 p  of    the -said     electors     at the City |same   day,   of which  every person  is  Flail,  Ladysmith, on the fifteenth day .hereby   required    to ta^������ Motiee and  of January, .lHUti, at 12 o'clock noon'govern himself'accordingly,  for   thc purpose of electing persons t0 j    The qualifications i,v law required,  ,���������-,.,   .,  ,^ j to  be Possessed  by    Mayor aw> such  ~~~Z~~ZZ       ' ��������� persons as are male British subjects  tSXVSXX^V^-"^^^ the-. full  ag^   ol twenty-one  rears,  j������  and  aro     not   disqualified under aay  fLflb  Office  1st .Avenue  COMMERCIAL HOrEL  MR. and MRS. T. J. THOMAS, late  of. Mount Sicker Hotel,   and of the  Palace  Hotel,   Nanaimo,   have     purchased the  ���������-COMMERCIAL HOTEL   on Douglas Street, Victoria, ���������ppt-site  the city hall,  and invite  their     ���������!<!  PATRONS AND FRIENDS TO VISIT T-I-IEM WHEN IN VICTORIA.  Seattle's Great  Papers  ffHB  ' JUSLY  SUNDAY  TWI������!S A W������������H  75 (  Sna-  ���������v  PflfSI'-  Saai:!l8 Copies Free  Write for One  Dally Posi-lnfeiij&tnw, ^ i; ^?0 Pa'������(  '&  Publishes the fullest telcgTuxwo  news from nil pnrtu of the world.  All ti;e state and locnl nsw3. Bully  and Sunday edition, 75c per montiu  Sunday Posl-rnlcHi^!iccr, 4Qto 58 ?>.^cs  The largent and most complete Sun-  C 0 da3r pa,per ^orth. of Ssn Franciso*,  \   ^   Special   departmeuto   of   literature,  ot fashion, of woman's news.  day edition, 82.00 p������r ye������i".  Twice a Week Pcst-Infcili^encor  All the nows of the wock in caadss,  detollad form. 2HK TWTOB A  WEBS EDITION IS THE BEST  TWICE A WEEK PAJFSB PTJB-  LISHED ON" THE PAC.I5TG 00ABX,  Wi-lts for samplo copy and 'bo coe.������  vinced. SubsoripticJi prfco, ^L.0������  per 7ear.  AH Pcsteasters Will Take SatScrfptioas  P0ST-I7ITCLU6������Fi���������EG CO,, Seattle, Was6,  S. P.  WESTON", Bualaesa Managor.  u  *\&-'&&WiS������k2������&&%^1iSXX%^^  y law, and haye been for tin next sis  ������ j months preceding the day of nomina-  y tion, the registered owner, in tlie  ������ | Land Registry office, ol land and real  5. j property in the City of the assessed  2 j Value, on the last Municipal Assess-  fi i men-t;>rtne of one tlioustvnfl dollars  or more, and avIio are otherwise  qualified as  municipal voters.  The qualification by law required  to l>o possessed by Aldermen are  such persons as are male BritisW  subjects of the full age of twenty-  one years and are not .disqualified  under any law and have been for the  six months next preceding the day ol  nomination the registered owner, in  tlie Land Registry olliee, \*f land and  real property in the City, of the assessed - value on the last Municipal  Assessment role, of five hundred dollars or more and who are other,  wise qualified ns Municipal voters.  Given    under     my   hand at Ladysmith  the 4th day of January, 1906.  JOHN   STEWART,  Returning Officer,  ^  ^''&\  "^S/^  ^ky  SBSRES3^sffia������s^a-2asisa^3KssK l  STOCK IS COMPLETE  .   IN GENTS' FURNISHINGS  Mens' ���������lothing, Boys' a,*d Ytutks"  Mens' White Dress Shirts, B������n������, Sal  cms Negligee Shirts in Futty Patterns, Line* and ���������eliuioid Collars,  l^j Sufi's. Neckties, aad Suspe������d������rs in  largj; varieties. In Ynjaitk's' Hoys' and  .Wens'. silk a.������d Japassse Initial  Handkerchiefs,- also iii Ladite' fancy,  ���������silk *n������l li������������������. Boets amd Skaes in  all   Slices.  Doi't Ui'tet the plate,  o������ Higfc St. ���������'  N������xt to  ilmdrrare  Ster������.  J.ka  J. THOMAS.  'ublic Notice  Attention is called t������ 'ike   Tact that tke  ���������������  Ogilvie   Flour niJls Co.,   Limited  makers of ROYAL HOUSEHOLD FLOUR, kare fer B������*e ti������������  past been producing floar in a vastly improved amd pacified f������r������  by the aid of ELECTRECITY  s.nd  aaTiag seevrtd c������������tr������l  ������f    all the kasie j������ate*������������ rtlatljij tktre-  ������1   to, take this oppwrtuaity of a  dvisisg   tha  puklie  t4*t.  any'  Seur purifyimg pr������������esses  will be,pro-  I  orizeil ustrs of tke elsetrical  ������ecu-V������d.  Ogilvie Flour Mille Company Xijmit*d  only    imiilaraki Oaaiia nrkaia     Fl������mr  fg ara fix������  pxirifiofi by tke    el������ *trio pro*������vi3  M  ���������"I  ���������A \  ~JH:jT������V"'  THB    DAILY    LEDGER  Ii  sac  LOCAL ITEMS  asBfi  Miss E. Dobeson will give - lessons  in Vocal Culture. Phrasing, manage  ment and control of breath, tone  production, efficiently taught. For  particulars. apply Box 12L or Phone  146,  Nanaimo. ��������� -  Mr. A. J. McMurtrie returned to  Ladysmith this morning.  '   Mr.     J.  Nanaimo,  train.  Kemp spent yesterday in  returning on tho morning  Mr. and Mrs. J. Adam returned on  the ' morning train from Nanaimo,  where I hey spent yesterday.  Mr. Ralph Smith, M. P., was a  passenger on the morning train from  Nanaimo .to the capital.  In referring to the si'ort ground  on I-'ri'luy last we incorrectly staled  that the rent for the property would  be $100. The rental is $-1.00 yearly.  On the 21st., inst., there will boa  .ootb'all match on thc Bunker ground  between- , Nanaimo and Ladysmith  seniors. *-* The match should bo an  interesting one, as Nanaimo has sev  oral excellent players.  FREE  SINGER  SEWING   MACHINE  and Lots of Beautiful  PREMIUMS  for the  wrappers  of  WHITE SWAN   SOAP  ASK YOUR GROCER ABOUT IT  CROFTON i    Smoke Big B' Ci&ars'  Correspondence    to The Ledger  un-   WHY WOMEN SHOULD1  W EAR HATS IN CHURCH  An English vicar says:  Let   us consider the reasons why  a  Transfer   l>argc     Georgian arrived  (jiristian     woman should   cover her  yesterday    willi twehc    cars of con-  heaf!���������what      these    principles of  the  centrales    from    the  Britannia nninc  apostles were:-  de-r date of Jan. 12 gi\cs the following news items of interest:  In publishing the monthly repot1',  of the Wellington -Extension Medical  Accident and Burial Fund' last wo-ik  Ihe amount drawn by Mr. Ingham  was given'as $31.50. It should  have read $15.50. Our attention is  called to thc error hy the' secretary,  'Mr.  Lowe.  IMPORTANT .MEETING.  The secretary of the Football Club  calls a meeting of the members for  lomorrow, night. Tlie meeting takes  place in the Bowery at seven o'clock  sharp. All members should make.an  effort to be present!as business of  great importance is to be transacted   o  .  "TEACH Ell    WANTED  .TEACHER :WANTED,/tor  the  Cth\ |<  Division     of (he     Ladysmith Public  School. REQUIREMENTS.���������������������������Life-  certificate and Normal training.  Salary $10 per     month    to   commence  with.   APPLICATIONS  to be in the  hands of the undersigned by the 2:tl.  of January.  "'   JOHN STEWART,  Secretary  She left today with fifty empty coke  cars for Union.  ���������   *   ������  Transferr  barge  Sidney arrived-today   with empty cars  for copper  bullion.  *   *   ������  Thfrt- ifitst   shii merit of copper t|l-  Urnfrom    the    Ur.ilania Smelter con-  .isting   of     se'en hundred    and  fifty  tons,  will go o.it this afternoon.'  ���������t "��������� *   *  The Henrietta is expected' with a  loi.d from Prince of Wales Island,  Alaska. -  * *   *  The    bridsma^'ing  plant is expected  to start .operations next week.  * *   *  Mr. D. Lewis, of the Os'borne IIjo-  tel was a passenger to' Victoria  Wednesday morning, .returning in the  afternoon.  ������   *   *  Mrs. Walter R. Harvey, and family  arrived  in town  Tuesday  on  the  Iroquois  from  Ladysmith.  Jlaii-s priority o' creation. Adam  was lirst formed, then Eve. j  The manner of creation.     Thc man  is not of the Ionian, hut the woman'  of thc mm. I  The purport of creation.     The' man  was not crested for thc woman,  but;  the woman for the man.  Results in creation. The man is  the image, o,f the glory rf God; ,but  woman's the glory of man.  Woman's priority in the Jail. Adam was not' deceived, but the woman, being dceeivad, was in- the  transgression.  The marriage re!atii<n As thc  church is subject to' Christ, so i :t  thc wives he to their husbands.  The headship of man and woman.  The head of every man is Christ, but  the head of woman is man. i  And this is thc twentieth century!  ���������World.  TWENTY  In French Flannel-  Lustre, Nin's Veiling-  Satcen=Etc.  Regular Value up to $3.00  We are placing them  on our tables for One  Week at  Then the hand was called. Edwards  held three kings, and La Moure had  drawn a full, three fives and a pair  of fours. lie rose to his feet and  cried, "Gentlemen, this is McKcnzic  county," and so it was and is called  The game lasled eighteen hours, and  La Moure and Winn were carried ,  shoulder high around the town, which I  saw no sleep that night. The cards \  held by La Moure are to he found am-,  ong the archives of the county, lab- ,  eled "La Moure's Five Card Draw."!   o j  First Suburbanite!���������Was your garden a success this year? .  Second Suburbanite���������You bet it;  was. My next door neighbor's, chickens took the first prize at the poul  trv show.  $1.50  m  Milcc���������Oi's drowning,  Pat!  Pat���������Can't you  float?  "Certainly     not,, ye fule!    A feller  has to be  drowned a week before   he  can float."   o  At Palisades, ,Ca.\��������� a cantaloup has  been  produced that has  a taste and  flavor of a banana.  It has been named  the banana cantaloup and promises to become popular.  CARD OF THANKS  Mr7 and Mrs. Wm. Joseph -wish to  thank those who took part in the  singing,'and the band, and vjsu all  who sent floral tributes and assisted in 'arrangements for the burial of  the late William Kipling.   o   FLORAL TRIBUTES  Following is the list of those Raiding flowers for the .funeral of thc late  William Ivipling.  Wreathes, Mrs. Wiley, Mrs. McCul-  lhch,  Mr.  and Mrs.  Hu'ntnr, Mr..and  Mrs. F. James, Mr. and 'Mrs. )W.  Joseph, Mr. and Mrs. Dtci..mg and  A. ( Meredith; wreath and gio^e,  James Wicks, Gunnar J-acobson,  Charles Cox and R. Scott; . heart,  E\an and Dave Joseph; cross, Misses Josie Barnes and Maggie Joseph,  >Ir. and Mrs. ,Ru,mmcy.  ��������� ;���������o -  '  Lovers of miusic will be interested  to k-Jiow that the McfCandlass Merrymakers are coming to Ladysmith  on fiext;Wednesday and Thursday eve  nings. They give a high class performance, consisting of Minstrel vaudeville and musical comedy feature's.  \V. II. McKanlass, the great violinist  wi'll render Olc *"'.l's famous '"Niagara," on Wecli.-....;������.}' evening. Th-v  carry a-'Stringed orchestra of eight  people and i lay a nurabcr of r.ok'2-  tions ranging from ragtime to grand,  opera. There will he. an entire a woman,  change of musical program on,Thins- She���������Yes, and for the uppers  day evening.      . '  . cheek  of the  man  who said   it.  rr.     II.   Findley,    Government In-  ���������;tor    of     Weights, paid  his  usual  .isit to, Crofton,  inspecting'the scales.  -O-  BORN, this morning, Jan. 15th., to  the wife of Win. Fletcher, 2nd.,  Ave, a son.  TO OUR FRIENDS  We desire 'to . gratefully acknowledge the sympathy and acts of-kindness extended to us by ,our friends'  and neighbors during the siefcniss  and burial     of our loved one.     May  Smoke Little B. Cigars.   o���������   Walters &  AJkenhead  DECIDED AT POKER.  When  the extreme  western  border  of Dakota was colonized there iwas a  lively squabble about what the   new  country should he called.   There were  four commissioners whose duty it was .  to decide on the name,  and  at   thc  board meetings the >vote  for the name  of the county  was always two    and  two, and  public feeling began to run  high.    John Winn  suggested  that the  four ��������� commissioners  should   take  500  white chips each and play a game of  poker  to decide,   the chips  to  represent $5   each.    This   was  agreed to,  and   the  game  commenced   with   thc  entire population on hand.    For two  hours little gain was made, and -ihen  a jack pot     came around,   for which  seventy-three hands were dealt.before  it was opened.    Finally   Commissioner  Edwards opened,it for ?100.   He held  three kings, Judd La Moure held     a  ; zig-zag and the others dropped out.  Edwards drew' one card. Ln Moure  dealt himself five cards, and  the bct-  1 ting commenced.   Men with revolvers  January     magazines     at  Knight's  Book Store.  Rubbers, rubbers, rubers, at Simon  Leiser & Co's.,  Ltd.  Smoke Big B. Cigars.  Diaries fer   1900  at  Knight's  Book  Store.  Buy your' Gum' Boots, and  Rubbers  at Simon Leiscr & Co's., Ltd.  Dangers     of     Cold  and How      te  Avoid Them. ,.  More fatalities have their origia in  or result from a cold than from any  other cause.   This fact alone should  make people more careful as     there  is no   clanger  whatever   from  a cold  when it is properly treated in the beginning.    For many years Chamberlain's'Cough Remedy has been   rec-  ogaized as the most prompt and   effectual  medicine  in use  for  this die-  ease-   It acts on   nature's plan, .loosens thc cough,'relieves the lungsj opens  the secretions  and aids nature in  restoring    thc system     to a healthy  condition.     Sold  by the Ladysmith  Pharmacy.   o-l   Smoke Big B. Cigars.  j several raises there was $5,000 in the  1 pool,'private, money, besidjes the chips  ������>uKfa������aK-m-vi  tne days be-manv before anv of  you  are, called on to differ alike bereave-'; kept the crowd from  the tabic   After  ment. !  MR.   AND   MRS.   D.   J.  GORDON  ���������_ __ 0 .  Smoke Little B.  Cigars.      '   '������������������, _,_o :   He���������You know some one lias said,  "it you would make a lasting ;pair, of  boots take for the sole the tongue ol  TWO NIGHTS  BEGINNING  Wednesday Jap. 17th.  GEO. E MARTIN  BARRISTER   AND  SOLICITOR,  OFFICE  Opposite ^Vindsor Hotel  NANAIMO. B. C.  NOTICE  ^c-  a a ������  McKanlass  -*���������I1MY : MKERS-  In High Class  Minstrel, Vaudeville and Musical  ���������COMEDY���������  RUBBERS & GUM BOOTS  '   f  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������>������������������  We have a large  Assortme it to  Select from, and we can please  you  as to Quality and Price  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  Mens' Long Gum Boot*  Mens'  Short Cum Boots  *���������       -I .   .  Ladies' Gum Boots  Ladies'  Rubbers  Misses' Rubbers  Boyss' Guiit Boots  ������+������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*  SIMON LEBER &C0 Ltd.  GATACRE ST  lABYSMTTH  ,.<&-������!**���������:��������� ���������������.������������������������������������������������������  W.G. Fraser  Merchant Tailor,  (1st Avenue)  Pall Stock  on  hand. Call early and  get your choice  Stoves  Stoves  the  NOTICE  We  I ADYSMITH   WA'I EH   WORKS  Consumers are requested te call at   the e.liee     en  Roberts:   Street  and  pay Water     Rates, itftween the 10th     and the 2������th of each month.  J. I BLAND  j!T   I-'.- " SUPERINTENDENT.  IUttriMuutt������<������������,.3i*.  *m������. -r^m- ������bm,hhii-gftfitmriMMMMnriiMiiT -"-ma--" "������������������'-"^' -��������� ���������   >  LUUltfliilliS    ������i Lh������ ci^ww- N0TICE is hercby given that as application will be   made to the Legislative  Assembly  of the Province of  British Columbia, at its next sessioa  for  an    Act to  incorporate  a Cem-  nany  with  power  to  acquire,    purchase, construct and operate the u*-  ' dertakings   of    the Vancouver       *������<*  j  oast-Kootenay ,    Railway Company;  ': the Aiberni    and Cowichaa Railway  'Company, the is-aniloops A Atlia Rail  > ay Company; and the Midway .= and  'ornon Railway  Company; and to acquire all the rights, powers ant |������ri-  . viligcs of the said Companies; .    and  Reserved Scats GO OENfrS. ! Wllil  power  to exercise  all  the ������ow-  Gcncral Admissioa ,35 CENTS, ChM-,   ers  contained  in  the Acts  ol lacor-  dren,  25 CENTS. Jpofation of the said Companies; aad  ' '������������������: j with power to acquire, purchase, con-  Is truct  and  operate the  undertake  'ol  any    otn.cr Railway  Compaay    *r  Companies; and with power to   subscribe    for and   purchase  the  stock,  !bonds, debentures or other securities  I ol any Railway     Company;   and    te  exchange  the stock or  other bonds,  ���������   ������������������..������������������ i o-      i       r ���������'debentures or other' securities of the-  are now snowing a  Large Stock ot Ivinpuny to be incorporated ^ the  I shares,  stock, debentures,  bonds    er  ^'other  securities  of any  other   Rail-  jway    Company;  and with power te  increase the capital of the CompaBy  ; to be incorporated;   and  with  power  ' to issue shares  as fully paid up; and  to borrow  money  on the  Company's  j    sets  by  any  form  of security;  and  with    power to  promote any  Rail-  ay Company or Companies, or    to  amalgamate with  any Company     or  Companies; and with all the     other  ;uid necessary powers conducive to the  carrying out of the Company's undertaking.  Dated at Victoria, B. C, this 22nd  day of November,  1905.  ROBERTSON        ROBERTSON,  Solicitors   for   the  Applicants.  W*. ari'maklng them oi the Newest ^Pattern and Latest  Styles.  WE DO ALk KINDS OF FOU NDRY WORK  Our Prices are Reason* Lie  SBB OUR,   JTEW.!!STOVES IN BLAIR AND ADAM'S WINDOWS.  and at LsdysmithJHardware Company  LADYSriITH   IRON & STOVE WORKS CO,, LTD.  "IM  WATCHES  Handsome Watches, Ladies and Gents  RINGS  NOTICE: The Esquiuiait and Na  naiiiiO Railway Cempaay will apply  to the parnament ef Canada al its  uext session tot eB Act extending  the tiin* ior. comment i;,0 Aud completing a������ exteusiov ������f its aiain line  to Coaiex and the branches referred  to is its Act ���������! I������eori������ora,tion and  alse e������l<owe������iag the Compaay to coq-  struct aad epsrate a railway from  Comox te a poiat at or aear Campbell River also a branch from us  uiaia liae at er sear Duncans via  Cowioha* Viabey U Aihwaf, alee a  oraaci froa ������ poiat. at or aear Eng-  lishinaa's River te Albersi Canal  and ������ braach irost apeint at or near  CouiC'j. via Cumberiaad .'south-westerly te Aiberat .Caaal aad giving the  Compaay geaeral powers to construct  hraachiiaet    a������������l fer ether purposes.  ��������� Dated at Victoria this 14th day of  Deeember; 1995.  W. P. SALSBURY.  Secretary E. * N   Ry.  and Other Jewelry of FirstCIass Quality  B^FORGIMflER  WATCHMAKER,   JEWELHR,  OPTICIAN  First Avenue,    XXX      Ladysmith,   B. C  I PAINTING   AND   FAPERHANGIN6  Neatly and Artistically Done  Orders  Promptly   Executed  Our Stock of Breakfast Foods  is the Largest and Best  in the City  ���������MaltaEVIta - Carnation Wheat Flakes - Ogilvies Wheat Granules  Gsrmea - Cream of Wheat - Shreded Wheat - Rolled Oats -������M Meal.  Corn Meal  S. RQEDDING ' r'" LADYSMITH  lair & Adam  Notice  A. HOWE,|of CHEMAINUS, has opened tlie MEAT-  MARKET lately   run by W. Ward, on Roberts street  WITH A ttJLL;LINE OF FIRST CLASS MEATS  Perk and Sausage a Specialty  A TRIAL SOLICITED  A.   HOWE  Hone'20  NOTICE is hereby given that an.application, will  be made to  the Leg-  lative  Assembly  of  the Province of  British     Columbia at    its  next. session for an Act to revive, ratify and  confirm  the Cowichan-Alberni      and  Fort Ilupcrt Railway   Company  Act,  and extending the time for commencing construction of the said  railway,  and    of     expending    ten  per     cent,  of   the   Company's   capital   thereon,  and  to empower the  Company to extend   its  railway  from  any  point  ob  its  line to the   City  of Victoria, ���������  er  to   any   point   on Esquimalt   Harbor;  or   in   the alternative   to incorporate  Company  to  build the line of railway set out in the   Act of Incorporation  of the said Company,  with the  extension hereinfcefore mentioned, ami  with  all-the powers  contained in the  Model  Railway  Bill.  Dated  at Victoria,  B.C.,  22nd No-  mher,   11)05.  ROBERTSON &   ROBERTSON,  Solicitors  for  the  Applicants.  The lessee shajl-have a dredge in  operation within one season from the  date of the lease for each five miles.  Rental, $10 per; annum for each mile  of river leased. Royalty, at the rate  of 2������ per cent collected on the.output after it exceeds ?10,000. '  W. W. CORY,  Deputy of the Minister  of  the In-  '���������erlor.;'  Solicitor,  Ete.  Money  to .Loasi  t   A*cnie -     IABYSM1  5YN6PSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH  WEST MINING REGULATIONS.  Coal���������Coal laads may  be purchased at (19 per acre for soft, coal   and  J2e  for aathracite.  Not more than  120 acres can be acquired by ene individual or eempany.   Royalty at the  rate    ef ten cents per ton of 2,000  poua*    ������b*U     be collected on the  ^ross output. .  Quartz���������A free miner's certificate is  jraatei upon payment ia advance of  S7.S9 per Annum) for an iadividual,  and from ISO to $190 per aanum for  a compaay, aocordtng to capital.  A,    free miner,. having discovered  mineral in place, may locate a claim  1,500 x 1,508  teet.   The fee  for  recording a claim  is $5.00  At least $100 must bs expended op  the claim e������ck year er paid to the  mining recorder is lieu thereof. When  $501 has heea expeaded or paid, the  lecator may, wpea having a survey  made, aad upea complyiag with other requireaaeate, parehass the land at  SI aa acre.  The patent provides for the payment of a royalty'������' 2* "*r C8ut ou  the sales.  PLACER miftiag claims generally  are lit teet square;..eatry fee $5, renewable yearly.  A free mtatr may ������etaia two leases  to dredge fer  geld  ef  five miles  each fer a term of twenty years, rs-  acwabVi'^^lthe deseretten ef the Minister of the Interior.  NOTICE,  , Mortgage Sale '.���������,���������..'���������  ' Under and byyirt.ue.or1. the powers  contained in a certain mortgage,  which will be produced at'.the time of  the sale,, there will'he offered for  sale by .public auction on Saturday  the 20th clay of January, 1906, at  ���������the hour of ten o'clock in the forenoon at the Law- Omcc of M. R.  Simpson, in the City of Ladysmith,  B.-C, by Comer R. Thomns, the following property, lots C and 7 in  block 2G, situated on Roberts st., in  the City of- Ladysmith.  Terms of payment can be arranged  with the Mortgagee or his Solicitor.  For further particulars and conditions of sale apply to  RUSSELL SIMPSON.  Solicitor for Mortgagee.  Dated "at Ladysmith this'-Ith (lay  of Jaauary,  A. D-, -11)06.  NOTICE  Notice is hereby given that I will  apply at the next sittin,!: ol the Municipal Licensing Board for thc trans  fer of the retail liquor license held  by me for the Portland Hotel, First  Avenue, to David Hyncs.  JOHN   GOCO  Russell Simpson, Solicitor.  .NOTICE  Notice   is hereby given   that  I   will  not be responsible for debts contracted in my name byinny  person  without my written .order.  JOHN GOGO.  Ladysmith,   B.   C, Jan.   8.,  1906.

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