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 ^^���������^****^-^,T-*-^^  ���������ffoisis^M^aaiiUltiA  '^^^i^jry^(~r  tX0>4Tlvj5  | DUNCAN5 &  J       LADSYHITH ,  ���������������*3!  Daily Ledger  I LADY5MITH  |       & DUNCANS  -H^H"i-*Hr**- 4^*,4-^<H*'-*H'.-*H*^i**4-'J'������4-���������H~r������M������<H** ������  VOL. 2,  TUESDAY,      MAY  1C,  1903  PRICE  , FIVE CENTS  =������������������ ��������� ** . -  WEEKLY MEETING  ���������F CITY FATHERS  Street   Committee    Report   on  Tfieir Investigation of the  Sewerage Nuisance *  Council Appoint |Foreman to Superintend  all Street  Work  GERMAN TROOPS  HA! CHOW  At the 16th    meeting of  - the City   lhe Grand J.odge met here in June.  Council last evening the Street com-;    -T,ie  ���������ll(i<-r---������-������     present   rcco-gni/ed  the following  re-  that a covering over the ditch was a  mittee submitted          port' '     ������ necessity and after     some discussion  ���������I'r. uio ������������������������..���������-.��������� -4.    ��������� decided io   have a box-drain put jn,  t������ couit rl; y������r' an<1     "  **"****'**     "������ inside measure:  St.. i" ulm-f 1^ iaS?Ulfi mi0";���������** of.tto same he not less than  u-,11 it-aac Ooiiiii s pioperiy; |-12 mches .  tlcost T^dTl f T eXlUni,,ei,i The ������^ors ���������l alderman of Ihe ei-'  ^ imou     ^ a,m-U,Uml a ^���������'������u,ci--1.ics of   vlctorta and *Nanainio  rnr, ,T m "* "?��������� W.Ulel' rUUU,n6 inviU"S "H. Ladysmith City Council  tuoigh the open drtd, V.easKeajlo aUcnd thc celebrations at the  Mr- Gould rf,    provided thc Corpora- | aboVC towns on    Victoria Day, May  Kaiser's  Object    in  this  Move is a Complete  - Mystery  Suggest d He Maybe Seek  ing a* Extension of Interests in China  (Associated Press Despatches.)  Tokio, May lfi,.-~(11 a.m.)���������It is ic-  ported that Germany has despatched a force of troops and occupied Ibi  DEATH OF  ITALIAN GIRL  She Came all the Way From  Italy to Ft. William to Get  Married  Died Suddenly I nd Lover  is Suspected of  Murder  (Associated Press Despatches..)  ��������� Fort     Willson,      Ont.,     May 16.���������  Two  weeks ago last   Sunday even-  iii|f, Katrine Malanveto and father ar-  Chow.-in the southern portion of lhe | rived from Italy.   It was known '-hat  tion were willing he would be satis  tied with a culvert through his premises. Mr. Gould refused to allow  this and stated that the City must  abate the nuisance. A "twenty-inch  culvert 160 l'ee.t would be necessary,  essary.  GEO.   IIAWORTII-  IIRNRY   BLAIR  PAT AI ALONE  2-1 th. 'lhe invitations were received  and accepted. !  The Sanitary Inspector's report  was received and filed and accounts  amounting to $30.94 were passed to  the finance committee to be paid if  found correct.  The question of appointing a foreman to superintend tlie work that is  I to hc done on the streets during the  The report     was received and filed, j coming   months was brought up." The  the     Council     not seeing their way council were     unanimous in agreeing  clear  to     take     any action at <nes-  enl. _  , tA communication was received  from T.. McMillan* requesting the  council ^ to have covered the ditch  running along the road in front of  the entrance to Harmony Lodge. He  rajucstwkthat this be done, without  delay in order that the place might  Le as decent as possible by the time  a that it was necessary to have someone see that those who were employed did their work properly.  F. Nicholas, the pound keeper, was  considered the most' competent man  for the position and.lie was accordingly appointed.  At the above meeting there were  present Mayor. Cohiirn and Aldermen  Haworth,  Blair," Bryden and Malone.  THIS TIME THE  .ENGLISHMAN BEATS  province of Slum Tung,  where    they  raised and saluted the German flag.  Hai Chow is on an extensive    ay,  north of the old channel of the Hong  river.     Gorman,-'s  object  and   intentions are not clear.    It is suggestjd  that she is seeking an extension     of  her interests in China, and is taking  advantage     of the-prescrit political  conditions, but explanations may eventually clear  up- the situation.      If,  is feared that any changes in the j*,v-  ist-ing slatue.*:  quo of China  coupled  with   the recent  Indo-China incident,  may      seriously complicate the  war-  situation.  Tokio, May lfi.-(3 p.m.)���������It is  semi-oflicially announced lhat the  Japanese government has received  conflicting reports, relating to the  Hai Chou incident, one being to the  effect that the Germans occupied lhc  place and raised and saluted tlui'f  Hag, and another to the cfTect that  tire Germans were merely engaged in  surveying. Pending the receipt of  full and correct information,'."the government here' refrains from discussing the matter.  The foieign office, says a Berlin  despatch replying to an inquiry cf  the Associated Press regarding the  excitement at Tokio (over the reported landing of German troops at Hai  Chou, says the report is wholly incorrect'and one of several.  thc.girl was to'be the wife of Domi-  eo Labatts, a young Italian employ,  ed in the freight sheds here. The  wedding was announced to lake place  thc weelfaftcr, but'the bride took  suddenly ill on iMpnday- following her  (Associated Frees Despatches.)  Chicago, Ills., May 10.���������Bricklayers' Hall, the chief labor headquav-  ters in Chicago, and thc meeting  place of the Federation of Labbr.was  inva'ded by the police and eleven nan  belonging to tho union were arrested.  They had taken refuge in the building after,a non-union driver had ���������b1*:jn  si linked  arrival.    A doctor was called        ..-id I     ba    ' I  found the girl vomiting and prcscrKift |   Pcar 1,IAt ne wouI<l mect t,M! ,ame  fate as G. J. Carls-triom, the woodworker, who, it is alleged, was killed -by ���������"Shi'g'f-crs" has led John, lit  other do/itor was called'to Attend tliei terman to kill himself. He cut '.is  young girl,* and gave her medicine throat wilh a razor while standing  for the same illness, and his patient'in the street opposite his dwelling,  was recovering. .But on Sunday mor- and died two, hours later at the os-  i.ing  Katrine died.    Yesterday      ner   'pital,  raving against  lhe unions.  nl for her. She. was apparently in  the best of health on the following  Thursday morning.    That evening an-  fathcr called on, Coroner Birdsall am|  requested  a  post  mortem examina.  tioii.    A  coroner's jurj* will be   "mi-  Mi Herman, up to and after, the  time of the strike, was in the employ of Fred L. Mackcl, in     whose  panelled today to "investigate.        "he   stores  Carlstrom  worked,  and      vas  father  is suspicious   that  his  (laugh- J one of the men on  the list of tho-ie  Owen Moran Defeats Monte A U  tell in a Red Hot 2QJRound  STOCK SHOW A SUCCESS.  Calgary, N.W.T.,, May If,.- The  stock sale and fat stock show- -ere  was a great success" today. Hon. J.  Dryden' add ressed the s tockmen.  ter was poisoned. Hq plates that a  young lady of the colony claimed  that Dominico Labatt'had been keeping company^ with her previous to  the arrival of his former sweetheart  and had promised to (marry her. 'the  to be slugged, of whom Carlstrom  was the first.��������� The fact that hc  was to meet the fate of Carlslrom.  so weighed upon Mi Herman's . mum  that he sent a letlei lo Mr. Meek a  week ago saying  that Ire, had    been  physician is of the opinion that   the'followed by "Sluggers," and was in  young tl.idy~diod a natural death.  KEEPING JA-  IPANCOOL  New     York, May 16.���������The World  this morning says:   Owen Moran, cf  England,beat Monte Attell in a 20-  round  fight  last night  in  the  Shadow of the,Palisades. It was a slashing, red-hot contest.   They met     at  -JI'd .pounds ringside.   Kid McFarlaiul  was'���������; referee and Al. Smith time-ksep  er- Many New York, men, prominent  in  law, medicine,' finance,   horse-racing and gambling paid $10 apiece to  see  the fight.    They got  their  money's  worth     There were 150 specta'  tors.    Abe Attell ami a squad of helpers seconded ,Monte.   Tom O'Rourko  andJabez White were behind Moran.'  The English boy was a little slow in  ��������� bettering at tic call of time.and At  tell surprised him  with a swift  hffc  hook on   the  body,  a right hook    en  the neck aiid ,a left swing to the jaw.  Attell forced Moran lo break'ground,  but  the  Englishman suddenly    came  hack with  along, hard left, drive on  the  body  and   followed   with  a straight righ.t jolt,on thc jaw.    In       tho  clinch Moran landed i.'beautiful .right  return on the body *nd after ducking  At bell's  lead.    It  was  Attell's round  so far as     forcing went but Moran  was  cleaner  and  more accurate     in  ���������his     hitting and his body punishing  was terrific.   Moran drove a straight  (Associated Press Despatches.)  f him to his feet and the crowd applauded as , loudly as they dared.' Moran went at the American with a  volley of jabs and hooks and svmgs.  This   was  slightly Moran's  ro. mil.  In the third round Moran  , Jmpe-l  in with an -awful'right smash ��������� n the  stomach and stepped Jiack outside of  a left     swing sent in return.  At.(ell  was  badly  punished round the body..  Soon the Englishman rushed 'A'-jwII  to the ropes,.'and . sent him    hr > iglr  with a right smash.   By icund    four  j Moran  was hitting straightor ,    and  cleaner than Attell and timing Mon-  te's blowscwith such nice judgment  that he cither  blocked them, ������' pped  them, or wa'Sj going away when  they  landed.,  In the fifth round  Attell got home  a straight'left lunge uii  the jaw und  began     to force tire fighting ;<.t,ain,  but Moran got inside most of      his  punches and  beat him' away.       '.'he.  'Frisco   boy  was  strong  in   ihe  8th  round,-but Moran swung his right to  the,jaw and drove him through     the  rapes.-,Call of time saved Attell.-  In  the  tenth  round Moran charged  with   the evident intention  of  finishing  his   man.    Attell   skipped   away  and clinched.   He was very weak and  clain.od   fouls,   which   were   disallow-  POLICE COMMIS>  SIONER,S MEET  Byelaw Governing..the City  Police force is  Passed  London, May 1 --^'At the foreign of  lice today the Associated Press learned that Foreign Secrelary Lans-  downe has no .further)representations  to the French government regarding  Ihc continued stay of the Russian  Baltic fleet in  Cochin China waters.  No alarm is felt in government circles    here   that  Japan  will   permit  fear of his life.    An investigation is  being made by the police.  Consignments of new strike,breakers arrived in Chicago, today. Three  hundred white and colored men came  from St. Louis, Louisville, Evans-  ville~aiwl other river, towns. Another large gang came from Cincinin'J,  consisting of white men entirely.  Nearly a score of white men     deserted  after  they  reached   the  r:ily,  declaring   that   (hey   were   not   told  that there was, a strike here.     The  'strike  of    school   children   assumed  ���������larger  proportions��������� today,   whcn.l,-  p500 pupils of the"'Gralfam'\school ie  fused, to enler the- building.  Messenger boys employed by ihe  telegraph companies paraded _ the  streets   today,   shouting   at   imn.iiu-  CCJMBERLAND.  left on  the chin at the opening of tho'mI.    Try as  he  might, Moran  could  second  round,  and  followed  with     a   not  finish   Attell.    He  was  still   -n  * i  right hook to the jaw.    As he    v/as   his feet  when time was called,  rushing     Attell ducked and slipped,      At  the end  of the 20th   round   ihc  falling     to  the floor.   Moran helped    referee  awarded   the  fight to  Moran.  Capetown, Hay 1C���������Lord Sclborne, ���������      "   FOUND DEAD IN BED.  former  First Lord  of of the British Winnipeg,     Man., May 16.���������A man  Admiralty, :and the successor of Lord named  John Radick,  night operator  Milner   as   High   Commissioner       in at the Ottawa hotel,,was found dead  "South , Africa, arrived here i today and in his bed  this morning.  received      an   cnlln:si|������istic   welcome. ���������        o  The  town and shipping-were deed rat STEAMER ASHORE.              I  ed with   Hags  and  salutes   were  lired Tokio,   May  Mi.���������The steamer   Nik- j  from the forts, and warships.   Reply- ko is  reported ashore at Furan. She  ing  to  the mayor's add re-s  of wel-.. has not sustained damage, but is ex-  conie, Lord SHborne said he had ile- expected   that she will be floated  off  cided   to  help all   those  who  wished at full  tide.   The steamer Kile,     of  for the     peace,' prosperity and  pro- .1178 tons     capacity, struck a mine  gress of the country., He .would not and sank off Port Arthur on      the  i rneet'-ng night  .shrink, from  taking his share in   the night 0f May 11.   The crew were res--   th- first     Thursday    in every month  ���������common work entrusted to them. cued and brought to Osaka, the commissioners adjourned,  The Police Commissioners met in  Mr. J. Stewartjs: office last evening.  There were present Commissioner Co-  burn, Blair, Hampson and City Clerk  Stewart. The , purpose of the]  lUL-uuiig was io pa*>*> a us-law governing lire     ciiy police force .  vvitir UK;  ....wt-J't/'Ul!    Ol     Oi.C    *)ii.ct.l.l    ill Lv-1 cllt.lfll     U..1.  ���������j)-m\v  whs p������itj*>e.i  as i-.au.    j.i.u  o^-  uiw   Uirecis  ine     uuncs oi ti.e-chic-i  itiiu  his    lorcc.   its'-     viiiiou*, clause^  siriciiy en,ioin obt'dieiice ol. Uic police  lo tiieir    various omcers,  lorivitis   une  -.o.iSiabies to smoi-e or pariaue of m-  10X10*1113 while on duty, directs i.hai  ail members    of the force make daily  reports to their   chief, to keep under  surveillance all people oj a suspicious  character, to see     that saloons,  hotels, and public   places are kept and  run in    the     proper order and in accordance with provisions set down by  the   "law, to     stop .immediately.any  street brawls and preserve the peace,  to render all assistance in their power to any   one taken ill while on thc  public highways, and  in ca.ses of disturbance the    ^y-!aw orders that the  police endeavor to quell the same by  kind persuasion,     but should this be  .useless to use force.    If in need ol* assistance the    constable shall call upon bystanders    for help,     and if the  same is refused, those declining to assist the consta'.de in  the discharge of  his duties-shall    ie liable    to heavy  punishment.   The     bylaw    also provides that the    members of the force  J shall l:e severely punished in case of  insobriety,     misconduct or bad behavior of any kind.  The clerk was instructed to have a  few copies of the by-law type-written  and both the    city constable and the  night watchman furnished with one.  After     deciding    that the   regular  should     in future be  her protests   to go so far as  to r-ro  duce a rupture *jf peace, but it is itil-   -on   teamsters.    They  finally  became  ly realized that iiapan has the power, js0 disorderly that 50  of them ������������������ were  .to/bring her ally, into tlie conflict ly  arrested    by the  police  aiul'put mi  ���������a single act.   Therefore, the British  "jail-"  government, the Associated press understands,.'is using every effort     to  keep the Japanese cool and at    'the  same, time urging upon France     the  necessity  of respecting neutrality  in    "Special   correspondence  from ' Cum-  which. Great Britain agrees,in prinei-- berland dated May 13th, says:  pie with  Japan.    .      c \ A movement is  on foot here     to  Baron Hayashi,  the  Japanese .min.' celebrate  by .holding- sports  on    /ic-  isler here, said that'-he was positive , toria Day.   A. large number of-prom-  .'that .if-Japan sent a definite demand   inent citizens  are  interesting  tlieni-  to. St. Petersburg, Vice-Admiral >lo-  selves in the affair,  jestvenskiy     would hot  remain      in   j   The weather has been bitterly cold  French waters 21 hours..; 'here for-some days.   After the'wunii  A Paris despatch dated May \6th    spell experienced a few weeks,ago tlie  says:  In      regard  to the press des-    sudden     return   of   winter  wcatht-r  patches saying that the Russian fleet',causes much annoyance.  YACHTS OF THREE  NATIONS COMPETE  Fleet of Eleven Leaves Today on  Ocean Race For Emperor's  Cup  3'000 Miles Across the Atlantic,  jFrom Sandy Hook Lightship  to the Luzat*d   ��������� ___ 7  (Associated Press Despatches.)  New York, May lG.-Eleven yachts -m-xsted .schooner Endymvon, lie tons  flying- flags of three different -nations 'idl feet long, ���������wned by George Lau-  aml    varying     in     size    from 8,orO   dor, Jr., Indian  llaibor  Yacht -Jlub;  schooner     to a CIS tons ship,  were   [yawl  Ailsa,  llfi  tons, 8.9 feet long,'  prepared   to start today  from       the   o\wi:d bv Henry F. Red   011s,      STiTw  Sandy  Hook Lightship at 2.15  ,,.,���������.   York     Yacht     Club;      two  masted  for a race of about 3,000 miles across-'schooner Fleur de Lys, 86  tons,  >-Gi  the Atlantic ocean, to .the Lizard, on   feet long,   owned by Dr.  Lewis      \."  the coast of England,  for a cup   "md   Stimson, New York Yacht Club  three     prizes offered by the German  |   Rarely has'a more varied fleet     in  Emperor.    Subsequently,  some of the 'size, rig or trpe of design been     a*-  yachts entered in   the  ocean      race  '<.���������,���������,,,<���������, ,-n ��������������������������� ���������   ,  .  will sail also in the race from Dover 1        ' ** m ������m ^ l������ race in     ,l,c  to UeUgpland for another cup offered ,saIne <-venl-   Thc stalel>r British clip  by   Emperor William,  and*     -ne    at   Jjel"     sni'l'  Valhalla,  whose towering  least will take part iu the regatta at |spars spread aloft a cloud of canvas,  Kiel, Germany.    The race which -'/ill 'is seven times as large fS hef small-  start today is notable for the varie-'est      competitor,   the  little Yankee  ty of     .build and rig of the vessels    schooner Fleur de Lvs, vet the'largei,  taking part in it; for the great dis-   craft gives  no (in,e allowance in fav-  tance  that is to  be sailed, and nos- 'or of  the  sm ill-'i*  sibly severe weather  that may     be |   The first vessel  lo cross the ima-  encountered,  and  from .the fact  ihat   inar.y     line  will   win the Emperor's  11  al.ords a test of heavily built oc-  cup and an ocean blue ribbon which  ean-going craft.   Yachtsmen regard it   in  the  estimation   ot  many   vachts-'  as a move   towards   the   substitution   'men, will  eventually rival  "in'impor-  of a more seaworthy type of craft in   tance the  famed  American Cup    1 hr-  the international, races in place     of    faith     -and  hope of'many ���������American"  the racing  machines  which have     rt   yachtsmen are pinned in khe .big   \m-  late years  contested  for  the  Ameri- |erican      schooner   Atlantic   and   hei    ������������������  ca* Cup', 'slipper, Captain Charles Barr.  lhe yachts enteral Tor today's race The course is approe.inui.tclv 3 030  are: The Valhalla, H8 tons, 239 ft. miles long, and the vachts are 'ex-  long, owned hy the Earl of Craw- poclcd to consume two to -, three '  ford of the Royal.Yacht Squadron of weeks in covering the distance In  England; the topsail schooner Sun- 'the choice of the northern or south-  beam, 227 tons, 154.7 feet long, Lord ern route, the captain mav exercise  Brassey, Royal Wlit Squadron " of his judgment and knowledge of ->c-  England;  the hark Apache, 307 tons, , can winds ami currents.   Early mor-  has returned to Kon Jtohe Bay,   the  French officials  say  that they     are  positive  that   the  Russians  are   -lot  within   French   waters.    The   actual  location  of  the  fleet  is  not  known,  but commutiicalions  with the French  naval and  civil  authorities in  Indo-  A Chapter of Accidents.  The funeral  of the Chinaman  who  was killed in No.  1 mine a few days  ago  took place yesterday.  This    .vas  the    4 th   death   in   the   local   mines  180    = feet Hong,  owned   by  Edmund  Randolph,      New York Yacht Club;  three masted schooner Utowana, 2C7  Jons,  155 feet long, owned by  Allison V.  ArnicVr,      New York Yacht  Club;   three masted   schooner   Atlantic,  20C tons, 135  feet long,  owned  by     Wdlson    'Marshall,     New York-  Yacht     Club; two masted schooner  Hamburg,.   .1-85 tons, *116 feet long,  owned  by a. German syndicate entered from the Nord Deutscher Regatta  Verin;  two masted schooner Thistle,  2-15 tons, 110 feet long, owned     by  Robert      E.   Todd,   Atlantic   Yacht  Club;      two masted schooner Hihle-  garde, 146 tons,  10.3 feet long,-*,own-'  ed by Edward R.  Coleman,  t'(5rinlh-  ning weather conditions  were   most  'unfavorable, '-for     the start of  the  yachts, as well as for spectators. Ofr(  shore a heavy haze overhung the wa-  tci  and  from  the  highlands   it could  not be penetrated beyond four miles.  The wind was west, southwest, blowing five or six knots  and a smooth  sea was   ��������� running.   Later, however,  the sea  was  siiioooth, the  air soft  and balmy,  and the heavy mist'was  being slowly waffcd out to seamy a  south-easterly   breeze ��������� that, gave  every  indication  of strengthening ron~  siderable before noon. ..'���������".   '���������,-.:  At h2.45 p.m. the wind was '.southeast, Jilowing- fresh very thick. At  this time there seemed to be no'jrro-  ian Yacht Club of Philadelphia;   ..wo   sped of a start at 2.15.  H  JAPS AGITATED O  COMING BATTLE  water.  .within  about   a week.    Mr.   Neeland,  China satisfy the officials here    that. the cagel. who fell .1C0 fcel (lown -nt0#;  the  Russians remain outside   French   G snafti    |UK-    who  was     b,|lde(1 ������n"  Wednesday     last;   Mr.   Watson,   and  two  Chinamen.    Only a short   ��������� time  previous lo these accidents Mr.   J.as.  Strang was run over hy a locomotive on (he surface and died the same  HACKENSCHrvI'  IDT IS SICK  New York, May 10.���������George Hack-  ensinidt, the wrestler, arrived in New  York last /night from St. Louis and  drove, from vile station to the hotel  Astof in a cab. A physician was  called and -at once confirmed the ilia-  hat  Rojestvensky Keeps Even Home  Authorities in ignorance of  His Movements  ���������   St.  Petersburg,  May  16.���������(,1.40  p.  111.)���������The     naval     game in the Far  .East is  watched  with intense  inter-  duy,  and Alex Clarkson  was crushed |est,  i,y.thc  Admiralty but   the     Ad-  by a loaded  box  falling several  hun- j m-iralty ican throw little light 'on the  dred feet on him while coining  the cage from No.   6.  , a   NANAIMO.  P m ; situation.' It cannot confirm tlie  report that Admiral Rojestvensky. returned to Hon Koli'C Bay. The Russian Admiral is keeping his movements and plans secret, not communicating' even with the home authorities. The many wild rumors emanating from Tokio are attributed    to  The  Royal   Bank safe lock  refused  to "work" on Saturday evening*;, and,1  a "strike"  was ordered.     A  sledge-- ,  hammer.did tl.e business and now the   (1,c  aS****ted state or mind  oi      the  Japanese, over the coming battle.  The story that sailors from the In���������  gnosis of iii'. Lou  of St.  Louis,       t,    , . ,.   .       .    .   ., ,      lock is working regular hours.  Ilackcnsnndt has  typhoid, savs     -".he ,    .,    c,  ,���������, .    ������     ������.      ..       _    ,,, ,  J I    On Saturday evening Mrs. S.  Wal  American.    Hackenschmidt was  kept,.iacC)  0f Kennedy street,  gave a   re- ' tcrnod Russian ship at Shanghai are  in  bed  last  nii*lit   and  his  tempera-   jception to  many friends' hi honor of   bein*^' soat  lo  comPlet*  u,e  comple-  ture  has      been   somewhat reduced,   j the  marriage  of' her  daughter  Mary , ^ ������! ..^^^J^}*  ^  Before he deft St. iLoiiis-the clinical     to John  Drake.    Supper   was  served  tliereiiiometer showed   that'his   tern-(and dancing nii.l  ��������� 11:1)1-s   were indulg  perature      had risen,     to'    1-05. Tho   C(1 ���������'- -"'l'1 a late h,;i:i  wrest lor wishes to leave Tor-England   and  ornamental   gills   to   lhe  young  in a few days, as  a large number of   .people  were presented .by  the guests  It  wa.s a pleasant occasion  for all.  engagements   await    him,   beginning  May 27th.��������� He is in hopes that     the  sea      trip  will  help  him,   but  those  who  saw him  last  night -are      convinced  that he u'ill not  be able     to  leave when he expects,  Dr.  R.  P..  Dior's denial  office, on  High Street,  is again  open  and tho  doctor     may be found there at any  time  hereafter.  sense,  as  is the previous story  that  largo numbers   of mercenaries    were  Many usefnl   -shiPl)wi afc  Madagascar.   The  Admiralty considers there is no harm   ,ow  in saying  that Rojestvensky's ships  were  over-manned   instead   of   undermanned,   as     when  they  left   Libau  there was still  hope that Chili and  Are-eiit'inc warships could be purchased and  portion^ of the crews designed .for them wens carried on'the Russian fleet. Many naval men are   in  clined to the opinion that Rojestven-  sk}r will pass out  of  the China Sea  into   the  Pacific  through the   Ballin-'  tang channel, norli]'*bf the Island of  Luzon     and     givr-Formorsa a wide  berth,  instead  of sailing  through the  200  mile  stretch  of  the  Straits     of  Formosa      in     which   the Russians  might  be  subjected  to a torpedo t.t-  taok.    Another  division  or  reinforcements     for  Rojestvensky' is  almost  ready at  Cronstadt and will be sent  out girder the command of Rear Admiral  Parengo.    It will  consist,     cf  two fine new battleships, the Slava,  and the Emperor Alexander II.     r,wo  cruisers,   torpedo  cruisci:,  a ..gunboat  and a transport, .besides "several minor   units.     The ���������' division   is  now. engaged, in speed trials and maneuvering   off   Cronstadt.    The   appearance  of this  reserve division  in tlie     Far  East  in   the course of  the summer  should the hostile Heels suffer oqu.ii--  ly  in  the  coming battle,  is counted  upon   to  give  Russia   the necessary  decisive  prepoiiserancc   upon   the sea.  The   possess  of   this  division,   naval  men   believe,   may  ultimately  prove  Russia's salvation.  .V/i'.'&r.'  Safe  wi  &  1       1-  7  /  1  ^������Mi  -������������������yri'f-i'ijsJ.M  mm  spl  mm  m  mm  m  1 ������  11'"  HB55  THE DAILY LEOGER  fublisned   every  day except Sunday.  BY        THE       DAILY        LEDGER  COMPANY.  Offices,   Ladysmith and Duncans  SUBSCRIPTION PRICE  00 cents  a   month;   $5  per year   in  advance.     Advertising rates on ap.  plication.  TLKKDAY,      MAY   Hi,   1905  ^-l^Ashes  ������|  Custome"      ****&  ������KZs-  LlTTLCi  SYMPATHY.  Russia's   piesenl   htiinililjatrng   position under oilier circumstances   *nd  if     Russia      weie  not   what  she is, I  would evoke the. sympathy of lhc uv- '  ih/.e-i      woi Id.    It   would  he  naluial   !  /foi   us  in   Canada,  or for  the  people  of  lhe  United  States or   Hi llain     to j  .sympallii/c   with   a nation   of   white  people  in   a conflict   with   people      of  another color,   or   with   a noniiiullv  C'liiiMian  nation en-rtincd in  war with  any   pagan   oi   non-C'hi isuiin   people.  Bu1   Russia   in  her  sore  humiliation  and   trouble gels  little* or no sympathy, e\cept what  is extended to   her  Miffeung soldiers.    The reason is nut  lar  io seek     Russian arrogance, ,ide !  hy side .with dhe most amazing "nca-  jiacitv, ���������iuiiiislud   the explanation     in -  part. I  i  Fin ihei   explanation  of  the lack of  sympathy  for Russia among  the fu-e  peoples of  the eaith is  found  in    he  I  fact   that   the pie.scut  wai  is'       war  of the autocipey,   which  lefusos       lo ���������  tec ogiir/e the oidmary tights of man,,  which     denies   and   piolubits       fiee  speech;  which  holds the press in fel-  tci'*, and presciiiics the right oi jn*-  t-LtKin; which has from  the beginning  pin sued  a coui se   of  aggiess-ion without my iiisiificatioii oi moia'ls oi ne-  ccssny.       Thousands     and   tens   (f  thousands  ol   the Russian  people   de-  sne   that   Japan   may   pio\e  victorious in  lhc   woi,   hecausc  they     .iope  that   .such  losult may hasten        iho  coining' ul si .me .senrfjjance of ficedom  at  noiiie.     P.'hy,   then, should not   we  desue   to  see   Russia  soundly   whipped/  Napoleon   and   P.i.smaick  were  bul-  change  to suii"  up-to-date  requirements  /���������"KK,**-5?iJ--_'i / '/ :i-!f,s  London- Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Vancouver, St. John, N.B  DAILY LEDGER  DAY SCHOOL  Usual subjects taught; also languages, drawing in pencil and crayons, paint ng in oils and water colors, pianoforte and vocal lessons given in classes er individually.  MISS   BERTRAM,  ladysmith. B. C.  IN  SOU'  ���������o-  Via the peoples' favorite  LADYSMITH AERIE     NO.  686, F.  O. E.     :-:        :-:        :������������������        :"-J  Meets in the Opera House 1st and  3rd Tuesday at 7.30  p.m.   Worthy  President, B   Forcimmer;     Worthy  Secretary, C II. Rummings.  ���������   ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  ������������������ Plans,  Specifications  and   De- ������������������  *��������� tails     furnishcti for all kinds ������������������  ������������������ of work in the CARPENTER ������������������  *��������� Line **  ������������������   O.   B.' ROBELEE,   Carpenter ������������������  ���������* and Joiner,     2nd ave, Lady- **  . ������������������ smith,  B.  C. "  Ladvsmjfh hardware Go.  _   _   _   !_   -   AGK NTS.      -   -   ���������   ���������  -it���������?k���������;h���������;rc?���������*   "i*.���������"*���������   "*   "*   7)*  SPORTS  would the     Nanaimo team have done  on \ arious occasions had  it not 'Leon  lr.r the assist an jc of players from this  city'   I nfoiinnately     Lad\ smith has  no fe'd     ������ha,t could Le used for llug-  .tf���������;K���������/H~}k���������)������r-)������{���������X���������;K���������;if���������;K���������     My| otherwise it  is a sure thing that  Rl/GPY. I'I  would have     'been lcprescnted this  ������������������ Lie   Vancouver Provmce of May ' '���������m  '������>' * ^iv/nc lc"*������-   S-*"l--.r  J.ith    ap|eais an     article on  Rughy  U 11::     New Managmen  Hotel Wilson  Nanaimo, B. C.  McKinnell & Woodbank  Proprietors.  Modern and     Strictly   I'irst  Class.  Commercial Mens' headouirters.  File Proof    P.iiilding.  Overlands  Daily  2  Passeng-eis can leave Victoria daily  at 8 p. in. oi*. 11 p. in..  TICKETS SOLI) TO ALL POINTS  Shortest     route to    Feinie, B. C,  and ALL KOOTENAY POINTS.  For Kites.     folders,     sleeping car  reservations and nil  information call  on or address  S. G. YERKES K. J. BURNS  G.W.P.A., 75 Government st  Seattle, Wash. Victoria, B.C.  ��������� lo.itiall in British ('oliinil)iii and in  w.iicli is mentioned the piopcscd tour  of Australia by an all Bntish Columbia team The aiticlc was doubt-  L.S-, w 1'it'ioii by a well-in Ioi mill man  bit h should have given one poitiou  oi iu*-. wnle-up a lillle moie lonsid-  ci.ilioi. 'lhe passage rcfcned lo is  ,i*r lot lows  '"'Heie ha\ e hc-cn pi'a- ers m the  i.m.s ot lhc Victoria and Vanioiiver  teim-s hoasling intcriiational lepuliv-  t ons, and they have ne/er shown any  mi, ei.oiitv over the homegiown ai tide    it would  Le     niMilious  to inen-  ' lion names,     hut any    Rugby player  could easily      pick  out   ten  foiwaids  lies, it has  iK-en said, but they weie   amount  the Victoria,  Vancouver ami  , ,,,,  ,,-.,,, ���������    i   f m       Nanaimo pucks who could scarcely be  bullies   with   Inains.   And   foi        the '  in aiiiy bully, who by (Something moie  than     ineic   hi ute  toice  beats  down  discounted by any international pl.iy-  ci And as lor back-di\ lsu.u men,  i why' Vancouver is full of lli-m, to  and vamiiuslies lus antagonist, wo Si.y nothing ot Victoria oi the Coal  maj ha\e a ceilaia inspect. But the ( lty. \ tup such as the one in c-on-  Rii*,-.uii   go\ eminent   in   this   conflict   tcmplalion      would   do  a   lienu-ndou,  cause players In ing in Ladysmith  haie la en unable to show up for a  coujde of yr.us, for ic.-son inci.t.oncd  ���������i!*0'c, it docs not ly any means sig-  inl'v^lhat thr-y are to sink altogether  to^ oblivion. Willi the Province, It is  apparently a case of "out of sight,  out of mind". It is to he hoped the  directors of the projected tour will  nol iverlool. ihis city in their search  for playeis who aie to lepres-'-nt B.  C. in lhc far-off continent.  (Continued on Page Thiee.)  hulK.in  has   shown   ii*>elf,   a great,   iiui.-.i.^,  Inaiiilcss t_\iant,   which oppresses   lis  own  .siit'jecLs  al  home  Willi   lhe  iaah  and   the swonl,  while abuiad it     is  whipped in e'eiy 111Lie It-.ttle. on land  nnd   sta  by   an  antagonist  one-llui.l  iLs      si/e     .Japan   is a fiee couiuiy  conipaii'il   to   Russia.  Her people   a'id  govei u.ueiit  aie  whdly  united  in t,.i-  i\ing ,n  the   war.    Shejlia-s been  r.ci-  tiier aiiogant nor  boastful.  She   iad  just  cause   io  diaw   thcswoid  she has m   battle anil .siege on  amount of good, not only ioi lhc  gan e in Anslialia and Canada, pai-  lieiil.il> in British Columbia, but al-  fo !< r the men themselves "  It must l.c admitted th.'it in the till s mentioiicd in tie abo\e theie  aie some e.\ceplicnallv line men and  tins thcii play dining I he past sr-a-  s .n te-slifies to, but while selecting  a team to \isit. Australia those who  lia\e chaige of tlie lour should not  nd forget that there is in cxistanre such  land    a place as Ladysmith nnd  lhat   m it  J.PIE8CUND CO.  WHOLESALE DRYGOODS.  Victoria,  B. C.  Manufacturers of the Celebrate*  IRONCLAD BRAND  of  OVERALLS.  BLOUSES.   *  JUMPERS,  PANTS,  SHIRTS. ETC.  PAINTING,    PAPEK  ETC.  HANGING  Work done properly and at right  prices. Shop and residence in rear  of Ladysmith  Hotel.  NOTICE.-  Persons found using our Patent  Bottle or Stoppers after this notice,  will  be prosecuted.  HUMMING BROS.  Pioneer Soda Water Works.  Ladysmith, B.C.  The City Market  R. Williamson, Prop.,  1st Ave,     Ladysmith  HOTEL DOMINION  ���������RateB $1.25 atd $1.50���������  . p e bn> to all Btfurabortt  landings and  rfci'w v  '��������� , o',8.    Electric cars ever j 11 vi  mi ntMo  io ail paiia ol   ilia cily.    Ba  and uhii. uiif-xcell.d.  F. BAYNIOS, Proprietor,  ABBOTT  ST.,  VANCOUVER  B, 0.  HILBERT  t  g-a<Ma^-'----*AK-<.aAga>^ g  and  sta made good  hei   claim   to  all    icsidc some  of  the best  Rugby   play  Ihai she is      ligJilnig Ioi.    Such  c.re   ,rs to l*.e found  in  fie  proviii'-e   'I he  sonic  of  Uio   intelligent  reasons   why   accompl slnueiiis of many  Rughv men  infellig'tnt  fiee people in  eveiy  Ian I    now li.ing in Ladvsmill*. in  the Held |  cMend   th. u-   sympathy  and  approval   two    oi'lhrce     vears ago     are si.11 ,  to Japan and  n<*l  it  Russia . fnsh in the  menu nrs of many. What  s^.j2^#^&������-<������TtiX#*i^S������"3&������-J  ublie Notice  Attention is called   to the      fact  lhat the  Ogiivie Flour riilis Co.,   Limited,  makers   of ROYAL HOUSEII   OLD    FLOUR,   : have for. some time  past been producing flour in a   vastly   improved  and   purified  form  by the aid of     P-LECTR1CITY  and having secured control  of   all the basic patents relating thereto, take this opportunity of advising   the   public   that  any  unauthorized  users or the electrical   Hour  purifying  processes   will be pro-  ������ecu ted.  HENRY'S NURSfRiES  NEW CROP��������� ^~  Home Grown 8c  Imported  GARDEN,     FIELD      and FLOWER  SEEDS,  THOUSANDS OF FRUIT, &  ORNAMENTAL    TREES  RHODODENDRONS,  ROSES,  GREEN1I0USK AND HARDY  PLANTS.  For Spring planting.    Eastern  piiccs  or less.    Catalogue free.  3010  Westminster Road,  Vancouver.  HOTEL     LELAND.  (T. J. Wellman, Prop., Vancouver.)  One block fiom <J.P.R. Depot and  steamboat wharves. Newly renovated and re-model led. Rates $2 per  day. Corner <>ranville and Hastings  stieets   Telephone,  1���������4.  BARBER SHOP AND BATH ROOMS  The   KSPLANADK    between  the  Grand and Abbotts ford,  William Powkrs, Prop.  F. flcB Young  BARR1STOR and  SOLICITOR  NANAIMO, LADYSMITH  BOOTS AND SHOES AT RIGHT  PRICES.  Repairing  and  making to order   a  speciality.  THOflAS MCE WAN  1st Avenue,   Ladysmith, B. C.  Esquimau  & Nanaitiii Mlmf  Time Table No. 54,  TAKING EFFECT THURSDAY,  APHIL  13,   ltOj.  Northbound Southbound Northbound Sat. Sun. Southb'd  Lea\e - DailyArihe   Leave     and  Wed. Arrive  A.M.   P. M. ' p. M.     P. M.  Victoria  -     0:00 12.JIC Victoiia    Shawnig-an Lake     10:20 10.40 Shawnigaii Lake'..  Duncans       11:00 10 02   Duncan      Ladysmith       11:57    9.10  Lad-vsmith     Nanaimo '.     J2-10    S.20 Nanaimo   ".!.  Ar.  Wellington    ...' "...  ..  12:53Lv 3.(i0   Ar. Wellington  -1-.60   7.55-  5.17 C.4C  5.55 5.5S  C.-I5 5.00  7.37 4.15'  t^'de 4.00  S.-S.   "JOAN" sails from Nanaim o for ' Vancouver  JDaily'^fcept Sunday; at-7 00  a. in.,     returning sails from Vancouver     for Nanaimo on arrival of    C. P. R. train No. I or at 1.30 p. in.  Excursion rates in effect to all p oints, good going Saturday and Sunday,  returning  not  later  than Mondday.'  GEO. L. COURTNEY.  ' ������ - , y  Traffic Manager.  !  !  1     THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  ������ ���������   * PURCHASERS AND SMELTERSOF COPPER, QOLD AND  % SILVER ORES.  Smelting Worka ot  IvADYSlUlTH, B. C.  Convenient to E. & N. Ry. or the Sea  I  I  (  * CLERMONT LIVINGSTON,  ������ General Manager. Smelter Manager. |  THOS. KIDDIE.  W.  SILER.  GENERAL EXPRESS AND  DELIVERY  WORK PROMPTLY D������ * "      %  Leave orders at the Abbotsford.  LADYSMITH SHAVING  PARiORS  HIGH STREET.  :���������:���������: IJest in tho City :���������:������������������<  RATES |2 oo PRR DAY  -sAMPf/i ROOMS  BAR SUrijr,IIil> WITH BR*T  WINKS, UQUOKS, CIGARS  ABBOTSFORD HOTEL  Best accomodation in town.   Splendid hunting and fishing in near vicinity.  A. J. McMURTRIE, Proprietor , LADYSMITH, B. C.  XiX9X������X*X9X������X������X������X������X������X9X*X������X������X������X������X������X������X������X������X������X*  -      LIVERY, BOARDING AND      -*  SALES STABLES  X  X,  X  X  X  Hi  X  ,    ' EXPRESS WORK  A SPECIALTY.  ���������      DAVID JOHNSON  X  X  X  TICKET   OFFICE  Cor.  Go\eminent      and   Yates  Ste ,  Victoria, li. C*  Trains  Transcontinenta'  Trains, Daily  3  Ogiivie   Flour   Mills  Couipasy     Liiiiiu-flj  are the only mill������rs in   Canada whose  TU nr  p-ai'ified.by the electric process.  LiJ-S^SKsSS^iZSk!  This   Hotel has ' beai  completely  renovated.  ^^ssss^ai^ss^^^s^^^^^-  Board and Lodging $1.00 per day.  HOTEL PRETORIA  ' A, icwlavinisiti-s  for   the     Hoi.3-:-  M'L-i.tr al tins tune of thc year:  wall pajer, Irom 10'cents to $1.00  ..cr i o-l to iji-igliten the api-earance  of  your rooms,  A* tin of Black. Enamel to make  yui.r grates and'.stoves look -like  new,   1"-, cents.  A  tin of Varnish Slain to renovate  your  I'urnitnrc for 25. tents;  a tin of  Klasii'.- Oak   Varnish  for  your  furni-  j l.ure  and  woodwork,   $1.00:   a tin    of  'Oxkii/.eil Enamel, 'JO cents, for haths  'and  sinks���������water  has no effect on it;  !a  tin  of Graiiitine  Khior Finish,    to  save   your   oilcloths      and   linoleums  ; from wearing; a  tin of the hest rca-  j dy-iiiixeil      paint    in  Ladysmith,   for  $1.7")  pr-r gallon.  Ail  advice cheerfully gi'.en  at     the  Painting and  Par.cr-I[anting.  Lad\smith Wall  Paper Depot.  Are Ycu  Going East  Thek be sure your tickets read   via  the  IflRTH WESTERN  JOHN   THA,   Proprietor  Bar  Supplied   with   the  Best    Wines,  Liquors and  Cigars.  1st Avenue :-: :-: :-: Ladysmith B.C.  fW~\  armep's  eat Mapket  eo. Roberts, ?z  Prop  HAR BY KAY    Dealers in   . Pianos and  Organs.-.. .  Ladysmith, B. C.  The  only  line now  making    UNION  'DEPOT    connections at  ST.  PAUL  ,and      MINNEAPOLIS     with       the  through    trains    from    the     Pacific  Coast.  THE     SHORTEST     LINE, THE  FINEST TRAINS,   THE   LOWEST  RATES,  THE FASTEST  TIME.  BETWEEN  MINNEAPOLIS,  ST.   PAUL,   CHICAGO,    OMAHA,    KANSAS  CITY,  and ALL POINTS EAST.  For complete information  ask your  local agent or write,  F. W. PARKER  General   Agent,  151  Yesler Way, Seattle.  One of which is the famous "North  Coast Limited,"o' Hide on it always.  Up-to-dnto Pullman and Tourist  slccpeis on all trains. Through tickets issued to all paints East and  South, also Pullman tickets issued  and  berths reserved.  Only direct route to Yellowstone  Park. Cheap rates fiom all points  East) frojii Maicfi 1st lo Ma.y 15th.  Steamship tickets on sale to all  European points. Very low rates  now in elfcct. '.Cabin accommodation  reserved hy  wire.  For  further  particulars  call at the  om or phone No.  '150.  A.  D" CARLTON, C.  E. LANG  A.G.P.A.,  N.P., General  Agent  Portland, Ore. Victoria,  B.C  THEJONES HOTEL  One Dollar Per Day.  Goorx Table, Good Bed .and Good Bar  (Half Block from Depet.)  HIGH STREET, LADYSMITH  TRANSFER OF LICENSE.  iOTICE is  hereby given   that at  the  ex I.  silling  u[  the   Licensing   Court,  he  held  at Ladysinith,   I intend To  pply   for  a transfer'* of  Lhe  retail   liquor  iicense     now  held by   me     for  the       premises        known      as     the  !Central     Hotel,      situate   on  Lot :1,  ��������� Block 21,  L.'idysmith, B.C., from rny-  ctf   lo   David   II. "Davies   and       from  the  said   < entral   to   the   New    West-  rii   Hotel,   situate   on Lot  f>,   Block  8.   Ladysmith, -B.   C.  FRANK   BARDESONO.  |PHONE 66 LADYSMITH Jf  WM. MUNSIE, President  J. W.  COBURN, Man.  Director  Telephone"4G.  The . Ladysmith  Lumber Co  Ltd.  MILLS   AT   F1DDICK   AND  LADY SMITH���������Shingles a Specialty.  ���������Manufacturers    of���������  Rouv.li and Dressed Fir arid Cedar Lumber, Laths,  Shingles, Mouldings, Etc., of the Best Quality.  Reasoned  And   Kiln  Dried   Flooring    'and  Finishing    Lumber  in    Stock.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $8,700,000 Reserve Fund, $3,500,000  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  [B. E. WALKER, General Manager ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Gen'l Manager  BANK MONEY ORDERS  '       ' ISSUED AT THE FOLLOWING RATES: ('  $5 and under       3 cents '       !  Over $5 and not exceeding $10......    6 cents -j  . ������-    $10     ' " " $30..   10 cents  . .-������.   $30       " " $50. .   15 cents  se Orders are Payable at Par at any office in C. nada ofa'Chartered Bank  ,'ukon excepted), and at the principal bankmg-.point:,-   Ul the United StaUs.  KKCOTIABLK AT A 1TSED RATE A  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERC- , LONDON, ENG.  They form an excellent method oi remittin   small sums of money  with safety and at small   ;ost.  These  (V  LADv.0������".lTi-I BRANCH  W.   A.   CORNWALL.  Manager.  CRYSTAL LAUNDRY  Leave orders with  BLAIR &  ADAM.  All work first-class at THE CHRY  3TAL,   VICTORIA.  Ladysmith, B.  C, May  2nd, 1905.  Best accommodation for transient  and permanent hoarders and lodgers.  GRAND      HOTEL  This new Hotel has hcen comfortably furnished and the har is up-to-  date. Rates $1.00 a day and upwards.  WM. BEVERIDGE, Prop.  Esplanade :���������: :���������: :���������: J���������: Ladysmith  i  LADYSMITH BAKERY '.  HOP LEE & CO.  ON THE ESPLANADE.  PASTRY OF ALL KINDS NEATLY  BAKED "AND  FRESH.  BREAD FIVE CENTS PER LOAF  Confectionary of all kinds.  Orderi taken for Pastries to be delivered at auy lime.  Employment Agency.  fma pkodim  Orders will be delivered, anywhere  in the city prompt ly and at the lowest possible prices. >  Leave orders at Christie's,  on  the  Esplanade .,,  JAS. WARNOCK.  I   .*-.��������� M^iw^-c^uiUelu^j  ZSM=^^XX^&*>*HZ������M>kZ;K&n.l_  ���������js-v-wfc* ������������������������**��������� bnau-n-r-M.AaiSM.MXi  .1 AIM! 4 Jt*-,-^-f~,-*'-3L17**l- i1-**trh-n ifrTTtT tl tfn-Hi.-  i������issuan4 r������UMwk-i--u:n  ���������.������������������.'.O.^i*.-W.^m-r--w<1^������S���������'^U. -.-_'���������'.  1  &  DAILY LEDGER  ���������a  +���������������������������������������������  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������*  ���������������������������������������������  -���������  ���������m  There is No Necessity  ������f sending away for anything    you may require in  Hardware or Garden Tools  -'{���������e can supply y������ur wants in all,"seasonable  goods such as) Hoes,  Spadits, Shovels, Rakes, Lawn  ZUowers, Poultry natting, Etc.  ��������� Prices Always Right  PITT & PETERSON,  Duncan,    B. C,  Jzodji^alem  Jfotel  DUNCAN  STAGE LEAVES FOR COWICHAN  LAKE, MONDAY,   WEDNESDAY,  AND FRIDAY.      MOUNT.  SICKER DAILY.  PRICE BROS.,  Proprietors.  DUNCAN  ESTABLISHED 1878  and QUAfllCHAN  W.P.JAYNES  ���������Importer and Dealer in all kinds of Merchandise���������  \    ,        ���������-       ���������,  AfiBNTS FOR���������The American Cieam   Separator Co , Grant Powder Co.,,  and H. V. Pottery Company.  ' Also Manufacturer of all kinds of Feed from Home Grown Products.  1   ������������������>  Quamichan Hotel  Headquarters   for  Tourists and Com  mercial Men  ���������o���������  BOATS ON SOMENOS LAKE.  Dredging in the rivers of Manitoba  and the N.W.T., excepting the Yuko������  Territory���������A free miner may ohtain  only two leases of five miles each for  a term of twenty years, renewable in  thc discretion of the Minister of the  Interior.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged bed     or bars of the river  below low water mart, and subject  to the rights of all persons who have,  or who may receive, entries for bar  diggings or bench claims, except on  the Saskatchewan   River,   where  the  lessee may drcgde to high water mark  on each alternate leasehold.  The  lessee shall  have a dredge is  operation within one season from the  date of  the lease for each five miles,  but where a person  or company   has  obtained more than one lease       one  dredge for each fifteen miles or fraction is sufficient.   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.  Dredging in the Yukon Territory-  Six leases of five miles each may be  granted to a free miner for a term of  twenty years, also renewable.  The.l-ssec-s right is confined to the  submerged  bed or bars in the   river  below low water mark, that boundary to be fixed by its position on the  lstdayof August iu the year  of the  the date of the lease.  ' The lessee shall have one dredge in  operation .within two years from the  date of the lease, and one dredge   for  each five miles within six years from  ��������� such date. Rental, $100 per mile for  first year     and     $10 per     mile for  each subsequent year. Royalty, same  as placer mining.  Placer Mining in thc Yukon Territory���������Creek,    gulch,  SPORTS  (Continued >from Page Two )  ASSOCIATION.  The B. C. Challenge Cup. lias been  received in Nanaimo from the Carri-  ���������soii team, and is ready to he taken  charge of for the season by the La-  tlysimtli football club.  BASEBALL  A baseball match   between the Ladysmith team which defeated Chemainus     on Sunday last and a scratch  team will be played     one night this  week.   The e-ening    has J10t     t  ii*-.ed.  Union  Brewing Co  NANAIMO,   B. C.  flan ufact urers of the  k  ���������I  ^BASKETBALL.  Mr. J. Adam is corresponding with  the     Portland basketball     directors  with a view to  taking a    basketball  team as well as an association foot-  hall team to    compete at the fair in  Hie fall.   As     soon as Mr. Adam receives word from Portland a meeting  will he called and arrangements completed for    the trip.   The local clubs  have also    written the C. J'. R. officials to ascertain thc cost of a special car from Vancouver to the Voir.  At  tion  Keast's Livery &  Freighting Stables  ' -H. Keast, Proprietor  returning,  leaves   Duncan  (Specials at short notice.)  FRANK CONRUYT, Prop.  Duncans Station.  Stage leaves Mount Sicker at   7  a.m.,  at 12:30, p.m., daily, except .   Sundays.  X   X   DUNCAN,   B.   C.   X   X  . ��������� -���������     ,    ��������� ,    river and hill  Splendid Fishing, Telephone connec- claims shall not exceed 850- feet    in  ength, measured on the base line or  general direction of the creefc or gulch  the width being from 1,000 to 2,000  feet. All other placer claims shall be  j 250 feet square.  Claims are marked by^ two legal  posts, one at each end, bearing notices. Entry must be obtained with-  .in ten miles of mining Recorder's office. One extra day allowed for each  additional ten miles or.fraction.  The person or company staking a  claim must hald a free miner's carti-  ficate.  The discoverer or a new mine is entitled    to   a claim    of 1,000 feet in I  length, and  if the party consists of '  AN EASTER OPENING  FAIR'S:  NEW  STORE  HANDBALL,  a   recent    meeting of all those  nilcresled in handball it was decided  to form a club     here and cull it the  r-adysmiih Handball     Club.   The entrance     fee is     $|.(W) and    all those  wishing to join should arrange to do  so    without delay     for as soon as a  fair    number of   names     are on tl.e  membership list a meeting will l.e cal  led and rules     made.   The     alley is  now   completed     and with a     little  more rolling will make an exception- I  ally fine one.   *  -     . _ In British Columbia f  |    Lager Beer and Porter Guaranteed  Brewed    f  | from the Best Canadian Malt Run Hops I  Miners' Drilling Machines,  Made to order arid Repaired at short  notice.    Drill  Sharpened by us always gives satisfaction.  Picks  handl ed and repaired.  Stiipsmittiing    in aV     its   ^ranties.  Horseshoers and Genera! Blacksmitns.  David Murray  Buller Street   -    -   -   -   Lady������'mith, B   C  ������������  i. I  ', C  "?*l  WE   NEVER   SLEEP  FOR    THE  BEST MEATS  RQBT. GRASSIE & SQM  GENERAL BLACKSMITHS  OPENED AT DUNCAN  Newest creations  in  Millinery. Up- |put  Df which  no" royait7'������haJl      be  to-date Hats   Made and Trimmed to charcen   the r^t ������?������,������, -Trfl      ,  Order at Shortest Possible Notice.    - ary Sim"  oLy        *     "** ^^  FLOWERS,      FOILAGE.   All    La- X  dies-^ .cordially   -jnvited.. to inspect  KING OF THIEVES,  Manolcscu,   ihe  international   king  of thieves, honours his contemporar-  ���������*-���������*���������  ....... ...o iiiemons, which promise  to be a veritable mine iof information for public prosecutors, lawyers  judges, doctors, students of mental  diseases, philosophers, and ciiminals.  George Manolcscu tells us that he  was born in May ,1.871, in Roumania  His father was an army "captain, and  he himself was placed at an Varly  age in a school for naval cadets,  where his abilities quickly carried  him   to  the  highest  place.   He     ran  BUT ARE  ALWAYS ON THE LO OKOUT  IN THE MARK ETS.  WE ARE NOW BRINGING OUR CATTLE FROM EAST OF THE RO  OKIES, YOU WILL GET THE BEST IF YOU BUY FROM US.  PANIMELL   &   PLASEKTT  STFVENS BLOCK,  ������������������il  QAT/.cR-*-   iT.jJF^T,  .ADYSniTH, B C  f x LADYSMITH TRANSFER CO.x\  PIANOS,     ORGANS    AND HOUSEHOLD    FURNITURE MOVED PROMPTLY A   ND SAFELY.  Stables in the rear of the Ladysmith hotel.  Abbots ford.  Leave orders at   the  WILLIAMS AND WASKS r  ^W������'_1.,5(!0..{eet a-together, on the out*'away  (o  sea,  and; after  marvellous  adventures, appeared at thel Roumanian Ministry ini Alliens with a re  qfrest to be sent home. On this being refused, the hoy���������he was then but  +4 4 * * M M ��������� M U ��������� ���������H-H>+^������++������++4++^++^^+)m++44^*  *  +  *  *  *  *  . ��������� -?i  "���������d  ���������if  ' \^4  ANIDEAL TOURIST AND  HEALTH RESORT  HORSE SHOEING A SPECIALTY  **,  ������������ DUNCAN, B.C.  STATION STREET,  DUNCAN   uvflYEand STABLES  S. J. Hagan, Manager  ���������f    Freight ing a Specialty   ���������{���������  PRICES npDERATE  FIRST-CLASS  TURNOUTS     OP    RIGS,    HARNESS,   HORSES.  HOTELSTRATHCONAj  Tourists and  sportsmen  irak-  Jng  this hotel  their headquar-  '   ters will appreciate the excellent cuis-ine and service.   ,  Electric light is titled through  out.     There is a good   supply  of water.     No mosquitos.  SHAWNIGAN LAKE .B. C.  of two and one-half per cent, on the  16-fircd , a bullet through  his chest  ttL������l Hf g0Wt Sh,ippedMfrr     thC  and hwl t0 bc *afr������n ^o the hosp t  '  r IZl u     ������ry *������ be PaW ^     the    Hcre Queen  01^  of  Denmark  icci-  Comptroller. =    dentally saw him, ami,  moved with  No free miner shall receive a grant'pity, burst into tears. Her AJaiestv  of more than one mining claim on had him nursed, visited him weS y  each separate river, creek or gulch, and at the end of three n.".uTTnni'  but the same mmer may hold any him home. The voutn^TtoVarl,  number of cla.ms by purchase,     and    however,   became" astudent  in    '  ���������SnTS Lay,r;k^fi: c_'aims.in i^ ������"������������'������. -' ^ i������ the ,Jon  DUNC  AN.J  Yeur patronage solicited  B. C.  Telephone  in   Connection.  iLX  X X  X  T  -X-  S1\  -X-X-X  X- '^r-7\i-X-:Xr-X-^X WL  X X  7":  \ s  ���������  X  X  R. B. ANDERSON  HIGH GRADE BICYCLES  BICYCLE AND GUN REPAIRING.     ACETYLENE GAS  FiXTURES AND GENERAL METAL WORKING  Fine lines, WATCHES, CLOCKS and JEWELRY.REPAIRED.  SATISFACTION   GUARANTEED.  Pharnfiacist  WHITTOME  Oddfellows Block   ��������� ���������    ���������    ���������      ���������    ���������    ���������    ���������  Xr-X  X^'^X-^\^X'-^r^\i-X-^- -X-X-^r^~^  X  ��������� Duncan.*, B.C. '  -*#���������^���������^   >������������������  **y 'iii  /l.      ^^^      rl\      /T\      7^      sl\  FOR DISPOSAL OF MINERALS.  ON DOMINION LANDS IN MANITOBA THE  NORTHWEST TERi  RITORIES     AND    THE YUKON  TERRITORY.  '/it ..        .   ���������  Loal���������-Coal lands may be purchased  at $10 per acre for soft coal and $20  for anthracite. Not more than 320  acres can he acquired by one individual or company. Royalty at .the rate  ..of ten cents per ton of 2,000 pounds  shall be collected on the gioss output.  Quartz���������Persons of eighteen years  and over and joint stock companies  holding free miners' certificates may  obtain entry for a mining location.  A free nii...<;i 's certificate is granted  for one or more years, not exceeding  five years, upon payment in advance  $7.50 per annum for an individual,  and from $50 to $100 per annum for  a company.according  to  capital.  A free miner, having discovered  mineral in place, may locate a claim  1,500x1,500 feet by marking out the  jame with two legal posts, bearing  location notices, one at each end on  the line of the lode or vein.  The claim shall be recorded within  fifteen     days if located within    ten  miles of a mining recorder's office, one  additional  day allowed  for every additional  ten miles or  fraction.   The  fee for recording a claim is $5  When $500 has been expended or paid  the locator may, upon having a survey made, and upon complying with  other requirements, purchase the land  at $1.00 an acre.  Permission may be granted by the  Minister  of     the Interior to   locate  claims containing iron and mica, also  copper,' in the Yukon territory, of an  area not exceeding IGO acres.  The patent for a mining location  shall provide for the payment of a  Royalty of 2* per cent, of thc sales  of the products of the location.  Placer Mining���������Manitoba and the  N.W.T., excepting the Yukon Territory���������Placer mining claims generally  are 100 ft. square, entry fec$5, renewable yearly. On the North Saskat  flhewan River claims are either bar  or bench, the former being 100 feet  long and extending between high and  low water mark. The. latter includes  bar diggings, but extends back to the  base of the hill or bank, but not exceeding 1,000 feet.   Where steam pow  partnership by filing notice and pay  ing a fee of $2.00. A claim may be  abandoned and another obtained on  the same creek, gulch 0r river by giving notice and paying a fee.  Work must  be done on a claim each  year to the v������.lue of at least $200.  A certificate that work has      been  done must be rM&ined each year;    if  not, the claim *U:I be deemed to   be  abandoned, and    open to occupation  and entry by a free miner.  The boundaries of a claim may   be  defined absolutely by having a survey  made and publishing notices  in   the  YuKon official  Gazette.  Petroleum���������All _ unappropriated  Dominion lands in Manitoba, thc Northwest Territories, and within the Yukon Territory,  are open to prospecting for petroleum, and the Minister  may reserve for an individual or company having machinery on  the  land  to be prospected, an area of 1920 acres for such period as he may decide.  the length of width shall not" exceei  thr2e  limes the breadth.  Should the prospector discover oil  n paying quantities, and satisfactor-  ly establish such discovery, an area  not exceeding C40 acres, including the J  oil well will be sold to the prospector at the rate or$1.00 per acre and  the remainder of the tract reserved  namely, 1,280 acres will be sold  at the rate of three dollars an  acre, subject to royalty at such rate  as may be specified by order-in-coun-  cil.  JAS.  A.  SMART.  Deputy Minister of  tho Interior.  Department of the Interior, w  March,  and  other  places   with  such  success that he was able io furnish a  villa,, keep two carriages, ami enter  thoroughbreds for races.  At  t.hc  -.go  of 19, he  was sent  to prison    foirl  years f0ji stealing property valued at  ������20,000.    After  breaking  out of prison,   he had  an astounding career   in  lire    old     and  new  woi Id.   lie  lost'  thousands at Monte Carlo, married a-  iady belonging to one of the     most  aristocratic      families   in   Germany,  saved a friend and his daughter from  drowing while passing a happv hon-  ey-moon  by  Lake  Constance,   ' stole  money  from  Lucerne  \\h2n  funds ian  out, and was caught at Frankfurt. In  one of thc final chapters he describes  his predatory raids in Berlin,  which  surpassed all previous efforts in cool  audacity, and'concludes with an    account of     his, experience in  a madhouse,  where  the Berlin doctors -.nd  judges   ordered   him,to   be   detained'  for life.   He -also., .says .the,-"Leader"  tells of his escape, his return lto Ins  own count"ry, and of .his intention io  begin a new and better life across the  water.  ���������+   ������HSsi������53-31&r-  Last week Wcj tai ked about  Wall Coverings, now it's  Floor Coverings  If any of your rooms need a  new one write for samples of  our large range of new patterns  Linoleums  one, two, three and four  yards  wide t=g?j3  ^i  ,<*.  ,'*;���������   -|  40. 50. 60. 75c yd  Good wearing qualities^  pleasing patterns.  This is the season for  Mattings  We are well prepared for a big demand with  excellent range of designs in reliable  grades.  at 15c. 20c. 25c. yard  Weiler  r������������*mvi������m  Dr. R. B. Die-.- js again back and  his office will be opened regularly  here after.  Leads Them    All  IN QUALITY  -:o:-  At     least $100 must be expended  on   the     Hiim       ^oM. ..  *** *>"*'  "=c"-     "ucie swiam  pow-  R. P. RITHET, ���������  & Co., Ltd.  TRANSFER OF LICENSE  Notice js hereby given that at the  next sitting, of the licensing Court  to be held at Ladysmith, I intend to  make application for a transfer of  the retail liquor license now held hy  me for the premises known as.thc Pilot Jlotel, situate on Lot fl, block  120 Ladysinith, B. C, from myself to J. B. Thomas.  GEORGE  HANNAY  Ladysmith,   B. C,  13th May,  1906.  TRANSFER OF LICENSE. '  NOTICE is hereby given  lhat at the  next sitting of the Licensing Court  lo  be held at Ladysmith, I intend to  apply for a transfer of the,retail li-  qhor license now held by me for the  premises   known    as the Central Hotel,, situate on Lot 4,  Block 2!),   Ladysmith,   B.C.,   from   myself   to'Joseph   .Pelligrnilli    And   from   Central  Hotel  to premises  to be erected   on  lot 18, Block 28. |  FRANK  BAilDESONO.  Ladysmith, B.C., Mav  I.S,  HlOii.  To Make Hard TLres Good  and Good Times    Better  BuyYourMeats From  H. &- W, M������ATMAi1Krr  NEXT DOOR TO THOMSON'S HARDWVVARE STORL.  WE CAN SATISFY YOU  be obtained.  1-acific Coast   Agency.  VICTORIA, :-��������� ���������_��������� -_: :_:  U' T T tl   >   ������   .   V   t   V ���������  ���������PATEN  -B.C.  ���������T~v y  DESIGNS J  TRADE-MARKS   J  AND COPYRIGHTS v'  OBTAINED  r ADVICE AS TO PATENTABILITY  ��������� Notice in " Inventive Ag-e "  ��������� ��������� Book "How to obtain Patents" ���������  ; Chirges moderate. WofeetillpatentialeOTre^  ���������F r |^������r?lt--n?>tl1rc??fidential-   Address,  ^E. G.SISCi-Ha, Palent Lawyer, Washington, D. C.  TRANSFER OF LICENSE.  NOTICE is hereby given that at the  nest sitting of the Licensing Court  lo be held at Ladysmith, I intend to  apply for a transfer of the relail liquor license now held by me  for the premises known as the  Kings Hotel situate -on Lot 1, Block  97, Ladysmith, B. C, from myself  to Pal my r Tassin.  WILLIAM JOSEPH.  By his duly authorized agent,  HENRY  REIFEL.  Ladysmith,  B.  C  H. O. MILES  Contractor and Builder  REPAIRING  of  all  kinds  promptly  attended to.    Shop on Gatacre   at,  May 2nd, 100a.  Ladysmith   Temple No. 5 Rathbone  Sisters meets in the Oddfellow's hall  12nd and 4th Tuesday at 7.30 p.-rn.  ft!, fi  sow.  Mrs. Kate Tate, Bewettrj.  Solicitor,  Etc.  fo    loan  ist Avenue  -LADYSMITH YH8    )   AfLV     LEDGER  ���������:'1  ^^*irt^vrftMia*-^^JrMWi\!.'^>u itu n������*������ rfl eta  (a^JaWV'iJOa^-WVl^ "j? HajWg-*<a-y--^������- .-^-*?|  i*i.  '���������1W  LOCAL HEMS  The English Derby Sweep closes on  Saturday, the 27th. Tickets $1.U0 at  "Stewart's.  WANT10D���������An  experienced   Waitress  foi   the Shawnigaii Lake Hotel. Apply MRS. A. KOENIG,...  Shawnigaii.  .    Lawrence Mason and A. R. llilbert,  were visitors in town yesterday.  The fcand-ball court will be in 2*ood  shaiie wiih a little more rolling. The  players get  good  exercise.  Udermaii       Nuholson   is   walking  around-lnil that is all. '.T--<- work oi  painting  the opera  house has  be^un.  The  Ward   Meat   market has   been  closed down.  Some eight, or  ten  men from  this  section  have  been .summoned  to     attend   the assizes  in  Nunaimo as jurists.  Outside altogether from business 111  tmesis, the many friends of Mr. sod  Airs.      Thompson  regret  very  much  their jdepartuic from Ladysmith.  Clood work is done by the Chrys-  tal 1/aui.diy. Leave ryour orders villi  Blair <v Ad.im and you will be sai-  ished  wilh the results.  VICTORIA DAY  Celebration  NANAIMO, 1905  'Baseball,    Football,   Basketball,   Ri  J    -Shoot,      Gun  Sloot,  Sports,  Regatta,   Childiens'   Singing, to close with a grand  AI hi: tic  Display of Fireworks  ONE  BIG DAY'S SPORT|  No idle moments starts at ten o'clock in the morning and continues until ten o'clock at night'  A Splendid Day  Till*: FIFLD SPORTS WILI,  BR  *1 KLI)  ON  THE CRICKKT GROUND  IN  TUB   AFTERNOON,   COMMENCING  AT J.30 O'CLOCK.  ONLY ONE  ADMISSION, -25  CENTS, TO THE CRICKET FIELD.   EVERYTHING  ELSE  FREE.  E to bask iu the sunshine o  a I] *'-'wlllIC'-s -������v������- (providing,  I    jg, thai   she  did  not  object   l  txcursion"tatrs from all Po'nts  Taxes    were    paid  into     the City  Clerk 111 a     very     satisfactory  way  yclerday,    more than     $1,000  bchig I mo  paid into the oflice on Roberts street   ������lk *"��������� ' *;,'������ ,*-__, .IU ti,vtnnuinn  Twelve workmen to do tho riveting  NOW   A FISHERMAN.  . riv  on  Some time before the season is old  the Ladysmith baseball team should  1 ry to arrange foi one 1 of the leagi.**  teams 10 come down for a game.  There is the mak-rialfor a (irst-cliis -,  club here and before.fall they iwill h2  pl.iying  better ball   (ban  now.  the. Lady.-.mith-Extension | <<Ycs," s\iid one \t the ,A'l |otsford  'short line ,arc expected to arrive Won '^^ ))0au[cl.S) ('Mac and I nave  I day ncKt.   The work on the bridge is   (.aU(J>ll(   more   fish   tm-s  se<V;0n   so" far  L.ing  pushed  on  with-rapidil y,   md  ' ���������  ashoil   time will  see il  complete.  -+���������  The Alhletic Club committee do  not seem lo he making progress.  Would not the formation of a .'..in'  stock athletic society be a Le Iter  p-L.n? SuHy-cii M** ior 'a share, |two or  ten, and if you aie going .away, it -.-  alwavs salable.   Think it over.  WHARF   COMPLETED   TODAY  With ;ho .exception of the construction- of a few   fiet  of  railing,      ihe  public whaif and the road  leading to  !tlio  same will   lie toiipletnl   lliis evening.    Mr.   Thomas   had   hoped      '0  have the whole .thing  finished yester-  jd.iy,. but  the heavy rain 0:1  Saturd iy  - slopped work.  Three large black iish.a si.fcies r.f j -���������-���������,(. wa|.,-[ jSj froul all appoarane;*.**,  whale, were in lhe harhoi on Sunday ., substantial sfruetuie and one 1h.1t,  feeding on herring, haviiiQ- followed a Will ������.*rve well the .purpose for wliicu  .school"1 111. One ol them, whi-.li came i( has been erected. At high water  in cl.-s.- to Ihe wharf was in tho the depth at lhe head of Uu* whirf  nei"-li'borhood of fifty feet long. A i*; 17 feel. The slrt'ctuu- is, alto-  row boat, which was out in the hav ������������������e-Hu-r, al.MU a3f> feet in length, '.villi  mnde for shore as rapidly as possible   ;��������� freight shed at  the end,  a building  as the pleasure seekers were not !���������-)*->'*  1112; for a s'virmish with whales.  The Norris & Rowe circus will  have another advertising car along  thc roatl on Friday. The advance  agent from Nanaimo telephoned that  lhat if a suitable place could be secured he would bill this city for nee  day, but afterward found that he,  nol having pre*, iously arranged for a  day could not take the time.  Donjl forget Knight's is open from  12 lo 1 every Sunday so you may  get -llie Sunday Colonist.  'he  in-  21   feel   by  2.7feet.    Mr.   Kcefer,  Dominion   government  engiiuor,  spec tod it;. .11 Fiiday last and exprosi  .1      himself as being-well  satisfied  v, iib   the  work.  1'ir.ii   any  other  two  men   in   town,"  and the travelling man looked at him  with inteust.   The barkeeper quietly  called the ,T. M. over to another >'or-  nrr and .said:   "Don't let him  string  you.   The only fish Toney ever caught  in his life was a couple of nights 1 go  after trolling for lour hours straiant  c*i   the    bay   without   a   .nibble,   he  s tar ted for homo.   He itfrgot to  .mil  in his line,  and how it happened  nobody knows, but when lie landed <<. .d  look  in     his line there was a six-  'iionths' old trout  on -tl.e boo1'..     He  hasn't been the same since. He takes  oeca.*.ion      to say tint 'me and   Jic-  ,\l 111 trie will "0 out and get a couple  of   baskets   of'fsli   tomorrow,'      or  some ollrer nasty  thing.    We fello-vs  who  do know how to catch fish .In't  like  it,  see-.'"    And   thc.T.M. looked  at  the R.   K,, sighed, and remarl-od:  "What     prevaiicatois     these Ladysmith fishermen lie."  We want the pleasure  Otj showing you the  finest Ten Dollar suit  your eyes ever rested  upon.  Try the garment on=-  note the exceiient  workmanship, quality  of lhe fabric, then  tell us if you can  when and where you  ever saw anything to  touch it.    v  jagiceiiig*;l:efore)iaiid that the-one,.vho  did not got killed should  be entitled  of the fair  of course,  hai   she  did  not  object   to  it. .shin-  fa ing aftei   the  murder had  been com-  I nutted).  ������j 1 Coiisecjueiitly the other morning  |j' these young gallants, who would,  glhciie done credit to tie dark ages,  P'inysleiioiislyi slippul away from their  1 'respectho homes, each with his :ec-  I'oiid, add made fonaqinet spot away  I from Hie noise and bus lie of i!j3  city  of Nanaimo.     .  At present  one man is  in the i.os-  .pit.il and the other ,is hourly getting  boiler  acquainted  with   the  interior  police regulations.,  I   They  both  wonder if  tlis maiden's  love  was worth  it,   and   which      the  !Would prefer now.   The cue with the  'dislocated  jaw or the one  with  Uu?  [ police record.  DRYSOALE-STEVE^SO^  "5-.*������ii-;,*j'-~";yr-;r"';-*. ���������''.  ' -*<*r-v^>,  VyC  S S.   Amur  is  in  for coal   this  r.f-  |! tenioon.  The new barge Georgian made its  first visjt lo Ihis port in Jow>.)f the  Mystery early this morning."  The Chsmainus Lumber Company's  gasoline launch wcnl up lo 'the liead  of the, bay from* the, mills last evening. This launch makes excellent  speed and was ,Uie object of much admiral ion as  it  passed   the city.  The So tin day evening Concert  should ml +���������' forgo I ton. Even if you  do nol exi*i*--l* to bo present a ticket  or (wo purchased will be appreciated by the Glee Club, as M is their  purpose lo make it a financial success. Proceeds could not go for a  moic woi thy object than tho one the  1 lub  proposes  to give them  lo.  rental work wi'l be promrtly and  can My lool ed after at I r. R. P.  Dior's oil co, on High Street, wheie  hc mav be found  at any  tune.  Anybody   who says  that  Kamloops  is not  a-"sporty"  town does not adhere strictly   to  the truth.   On  Victoria     Day    lhe     football  team   are  playing     a   match   at   Enderby,   the  baseball   team  are  playing   Asbcroft .  at   Savonas,   and   the   lacrosse  team  will   try conclusions  with  the Revel-  stoke  loam at Revelstoke.   At home,  the   polo  club  is  gelling  up ,a gam..*  for   lhc afternoon,   thc  gun club    will  be out. after   the "birds" And  the  K,  D.lt.A. will  bo busy"at the butts. To  say nothing of other sports such as  fishing, .lawn   tennis,  etc,  etc.,  all  of  which will .have their votaries on wie  21 Ui of .Mav.���������StaVwlard.   *   See thc notice in another column,  of the prices that will prevail nl the  Grand Hotel beginning with to-morrow,'nnd bear in mind that the terms  r. ad cash.  BIRTHDAY SOCIAL.  INDIAN   FINED.  The Indians who were arrested by  Provincial Constal.ile Cassidy oii)S*in-  day for having liquor in their posses-don were charged before Mr. '"li'o.  Thompson at Ihe couit house yesterday and lined *25 and costs. A .'hi-  naman, Lee Vong, was also broii'^il  up on the charge of supplying 'he  whiskey Uo the Si washes. The Indian  laid lhe charge against the Colo*.iial  but failed to identify him in court,  and   hc  was dischai^ed.    The  police  TEN  TAME  ROUNDS.  Mount Clemens, Mex., May 16.���������  Frank Mc.Closkey of Pittsburg, and  Hai iv I Ian is of Detroit, fought tin  lame'rounds 1o a decision last night.  Willie Sheer of Chicago, mil -"Young  Murphy"   of Cincinnati  fought       an  eight-round draw.   o���������������������������  SAMPLE      OF  ORE.  Mr. Conway has recently received  a very fine sample of ore from his  claims at Uchuc'vdselt, on the west  roast   of  the Island.    Roughly  meas-  pzazhzs, rVRi-io rs'  NECTARINES, FIGS,  & AbPLE3, anl   PRUNES  II    London Layer Raisins  Sulana  Raisins,  Seeded  -.-. * Raisins.  ured,      the sample  is aliout  :;   foot  ......   .,0   ....o p.- -  1     square and  weighs  about 25  pounds.  arc, of the opinion that the Indian*.' The 010 shows a large percentage of  stoiy about tho Chinaman is totally copper and silver, and speaks well-  untrue. for the futuie of this, valuable claim.  Are Vou Interested?  e  m  "*���������  NEW   POTATOES  NEW  "EARLY"   CABBAGE  RIPE TOMATOES  RADISHES  "'      '       GREEN   ONIONS  CACI.II'T.OWKR  We  have  them   and   arc   receiving       FRESH STOCK every few days.  LOOSE AND PACKED  CLEANED CURRANTS.  EATING FIGS.  TWO PACK EG ES FOR 2",e.  The birthday  social   given in      r.hc  lecture room  of St. 'Andrew's church  last     night   hy   the  Young  Peoples'  jcassg-ggygi Guild, says  the Hirald.'was a very  h 'pleasant  and successful   affair,       and  netted   the society   a neat sum.    -The  .j, opening so'o  was-rendond  hy Harry  I .'Whiteside in   clear,   boyish   tones. . A  I dialogue was given 'by  the Cavalsky'  children  and  gieatly  enjoyed".  Excal-  lenl solos were gi\en  by  Mr. L. Wil-  |  Mams and  Miss  Nettie Sconce.     Mr.  3  James   Leisk  contnUitod  a, fine   *'io-  ^ lin solo,  and Mr.  Junkman gave *. ,a  gj humorous   rocitalibn.    A   funny   dia-  ���������^ logue  was  "To Mauro,"   given       by  Mi. A. Co-.vic, Afiss Miller and   Alex.  I  Young.    Five   tableaux  concluded     a  9   fine evening's   enlerlainmcnt.  MURRAY���������FOX.     .  ���������a.    Herald���������A   pretty  wedding       took  3'place al'thc residence of  the bride's  I  parent*;,   Wallace  street,   on    Friday  P eviji'ng,   when  the'Rev:  Mr.-Bantun  'united' in   mariiage   Miss   Florence  Fox/to Mr.  John  Murray. The'bride,  was supported by Miss Maggie Fielding" and   Mr.   S.  Hague  did iho  honors    for "the   groom.' Mr,   and   Mrs.  Murray will  reside in Nanaimo.  I  EUli) &ND  Mi  B  FIRST AVE. &  ROBERTS ST  Just received a large consignment  n  @g&S&������������������ 3SS������U  a ; ��������� in   IJ    Get jo'ir  Sunday lOxaminer,  N.Y.  jj1 Journal and  World  every  week     t,t  Knight's  Book'Store.  r j !  >? ' .i    >i , '   '     . ���������������' ���������       1 ���������t^^  la  TRANSFER  OF  LICENSE.  NOTICE.i'-i hereby {���������'nen lhat at the  next silling of l!-e lAeiusing Co'irt  jo be held al Ladjsmith, 1 intend to  S apply foi a tian.-Tcr of lhc retail li-  ;.j ipior lii-enso now held by mc for the  .ii iiremiscs known as lhe Island Homo  I I10I2I, -situale on Lot 3, Block \H>,  Lad\smith, B. C'., from myself to  Agnes  Knight.  TT.   L.   BATES.  Ladysmith,  P..   C,  May  12,  1005,  Archdeacon Scrivin and Re v. Silva  White, of Nanaimo, went down lo.  Victoria en the  morning train.  W. T. HEDDLE   CO.  The new barber at Winston's shaving emporium, High street, is said  lo be a very clever man with the ra  zor���������a   trial   will   convince.  Williams' Block  Ladysmith  PartionlarGroonrs.  Telephone  1  All   work  guaranteed   and   at  sonable price.-- at Dr. R. B.   Diei  fire  on   High  Street.  mi's ivf-  Piiiioipal Hiiggard, of (lie City  Schools, was down town yesterday  for the first time since hi.*; so- i ��������� s  s!c':ncss. He declares himself i.ow as  well and heart v.  HAVE YOU SEEN  Those Shirts, Nobby Ties and Fancy Vests?  Up to the Minute in Style and Coloring.  At Morrison's, Ladysmith, B. C.  WILLIAMS   BLOCK. ;  ~  - TELEPHONE  6-7  RATHER TOO HIGH.  The Week, of  M;ly 13th, says:  "The IN lie town of Duncans is becoming   quile       up-to-date.   A   local  weekly, The Duncans News, has made  its  appearance,   and  it  is   now      announced   that   Messrs.   C.   H.   Dickie  ami     Price have made arrangements  to install a water-works'.system at, a  cost of $0h,i!<M> for the township.   1'ht*,  water is   lo be  taken from Springer  Crook."   ���������  The Ledger agrees that Duncans is  a progressive  town,   but if is bardTy  sulliciently    large to warrant a company  expending   the  sum   of  ?(;(),i!0 I  installing!n water-works system.   The  w.-i.ler-worl'.s Company which was recently formed at Duncans has. a c-ani-  lal   of $10,000;  a very  fair sum,  indeed,  considering  the  size  of       the  place.   Had   lhc Week road an article  appr-arino; in The.Ledger of April Mb  giving full  particulars  of  the waterworks'.etc., it would not have made  a mistake of $.r)0,fOj in giving     tho  capital of the company,  NANAIMO ROMANCE  A story coming from Nanaimo  says: Two yoi.nj, men aspiiod to the  affections cr mie^'i-unr* lady, but the  maid, being impartial, the boys  rame to die conclusion that lhe only   lliing  lo-do   was   Io light   for  i',,  Ladysnith Dm| . Buiij, ��������� :  tsiltat  Launch and Pleasure Boats of all  descriptions for.Hire. Boats built  to order and Repaired. Spoon-oars a  Speciality.  HARRCP  AND  HAYEDN.  MOAT     BUILDERS.  I  It should be boire in mind that  every cold weakens the lungs, lowers the vitality and prepares the  system for the more serious dis-  m eases, among which are the two  I greatest destroyers of human life,  pneumonia and consumption  Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy  haa won its great popularity by its  prompt cures of this most common'  ailment. It aids expectoration, relieves the lungs aud open* tlie.  secrctious, effecting a speedy and  permanent cure. It counteracts  1  any tendency toward pneumonia.  I "Price 25c, Large Size 50c.   j  yQmtzBosxBunu*osaassail miiiimwmw  1^2i!ZS^^^r^Sm^������:^S&3^&^^^iSk  US  1 III Ml  Ifftl  Stand a good chance to win a  npus  i rs. 8 tw  (J. a -i  ������������������-'ii i ii w y*  Every 2H  cenl  purchase of     While Swrn  Soap entitles you to   a  cliance in the drawing for  high  grade   Berliner  ���������Ciram-o-Phone  20.   25. and 30c. Per Yard  x  Newest Designs and Patterns  Assorted Colors  SIMON LEISER &C0 Ltd.  OATACRE ST.  ladysmitb:  3^Se^3ESSSS33SBCaHM  W. G. Fraser  MerchantTailor,  (1st Avenue)  Spring Stock on hand. Call cariv and^j  get your choice.  =-���������1  s.  means  SHERWIN WILLIAMS PAINT  Our .'Spring  Stock  has  just arrived,'and  now is  a good  time to   paint.  Covers  more and lasts longer   than any other Paint on the market.  -  .    .. ..    LADYSMITH HARDWARE. CO.V Ltd|{  ___:  - ���������       - -1{  i.  Charlie    Dunn        J  ^Company i  MERCHANT TAILORS j  NEW    SPRING   AND   SUMMER GOODS .JUST ARRIVED. J  t'hailes D-1111, of the ahove. Tirm,  v isits Ladysmith eveiy Sunday for the -j.1  pin pose of  taking measurements, and     seeing customers    personally.    May f.jj  he seen at the Hotels.     We guarantee all  stock and  a perfect fit at    the  Jl  lowest possible rates.   Suits.from      U5.00 up.   Pauls  from J.1.00 up.  All \i  Tland-made.        ������ "   ~* ".-..* j*|      r=\i  mrtfmmrsaammmi>tcsix9KXaxssiajjs Kt-mw-gag-i  REALES TATE  HRE, UFE AND ACCIDENT INSURANCE.-  U1C.NTS COLLECFEI)  HKF.DS,   WILLS,   MORTGAGES,   CONTRACTS     AND   ACiRI-'-F-lTBNTS JJ  DRA WN.  JOHN STEWART  CONVEYANCING  P. O. Box 2f.S  tl  .NOTARY ' PUni'.IC. vl  ii  ...XI  ^ssm^^^i^ss^.^!^^^^!^maKsmsF\  %  BARGAINS    ;  In ALL JC-INES  "OPGOODSCAR;  RSEBBYUS'  WATCHES, CLOCKS  KIKGS, JEWJEXRY-S]!.'  VERWARE. FANCY GOODS OPAILKINDS  i  nxr������W**rt***������ir(%  BFORCFMHER  WATCHMAKER,". JEWELER,   OPT! C1AN  I-  First Avenue,    X   X   X      Ladysmiih,   S. C  Dr.R. B. Dier  Surgeon Dentist  All work guaranteed, and at reason-  ,    able rates. >'  High St. Ladysmith/  Fresh  CHOCOLABTS4  1? i X bi'-KrHf j  I ������ v ������    tJ ��������� II-1 I 'i I '*.- SI ������    ,M  OPEN AT ALL HOURS.  S 1st   1  venue,  Lad/smityl

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