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 .EGISLAT1VK  4EMBLY  &  THE Ladysmith Daily  'V.  w  HQV r;  *.o  m. v������..2,  ^3^  s_i  ���������������T   i  -_^  FRIDAY,  NOV.  3,  1905.  PRI%^E   CHmfr  5"  4*  ^/A, B- 5^  T  BOWERY MEN  AGAIN VICTORIOUS  They Defeated the Firemen at  Basketball 10 to 7 Last  Evening  The Play of Both Teams Was at  Time s   Good and Through -  out Very Fast  WILL  EMPLOY   MANY  MINERS  San Juan Mining and Man'  ufacturing Company inside a Year  Will be Working Two Hundred Men on Their  Claims  am CHINESE  OBMBUNG DENS  THE   SPORT  T  Victoria B.   C,  Nov.  3.���������(Special)  ���������Last   night  Mayor  Barnard  issued  orders for  the closing of all  Chinese  gainhhirig dans.  I  ' It would be difficult to imagine a  iniich faster game of ���������oasl-eMiim than  that witnessed hy a small but* enthusiastic crowd in the Opera House last  evening, the result oi winch entitles  ithe ilowery men to have another  crow, for they deieated the lire light  ers 10     points to 7. Its reinarica-  ble swiftness was, perhaps, the foa-  tureof the g������imc, although tlie c.oinbin  ation and shooting of |fc)tlv teams was  at times good. it was dear uom  the start-off that the balked*'of rivalry between the two aggregations was  'not mere talk- It existed without a  doubt,, and was the cause of some  rough work occasionally, just a li title  bit too rough. However, thc gaim:  was fun pf interest and the crowd im  partial so good* work o������ men m either team  was justly applauded.  The Bowery men claimed two points  more than they are credited  with. At.  thc eni'l of   the second half Sanderson  with a preUy      long shot   placed the  bull for thc Bowery.     Simultaneously  the half-lime whistle sounded  and the  referee, Tom     Ilarrup.  refused to allow '.,the goal,     claiming  lime  was up  before    the ball      was    placed.      The  time-keeper  had  no  whistle  and had  to sliHut      tiine to thc    referee.     lie  certainly  shouted  before the ban was  in the.net  As in the last game the "Firemen  did not show particularly good form  -until-after the- middle of the first half  although they were the fir-st to score-  Their shooting\w������as at fault and some  of them showed a propensity to  throw too high     when passing.     The  made last  Vancouver, Nov. 3.���������"Wiithjn a year  we -J.vjiect to have from 100 to 200  men employed on our properties at  .San Juan,- " said President .1. J.  Bain!, of the San .lu.ui Mining <t  Manufacturing  f'<>.,   Ltd.,  to  a repre-  ���������he    .���������'.���������roinens'  and   half   time  evening.)  basketed it for SCIltaUve of ,���������_ Vestcl,lav   Wr.  the :<>.very making; their score Olo ���������,-,,, ,��������� -��������� 1])0 ,'��������� f(J. ft ,������������������> ^  the hrcicns' a . her, the Firemen ln con,iecfion with |,he business of  became    hcrce.   Hewlett.      Adam and  tlie* companv.  OTonncll working hard. There | Thcre ^ MVeTlll Siui JuanB c,���������  was some very ha.d checking between this coast, the nam_ |xi a rclje of  Sanderson  and       Mlam.   and  Hewlett t)he ol(|  s      ,sh   ��������� }J  una    h���������o.        Eventual y     the referee .Jl|ftn  |n|Igt not,  ,���������-������������������,���������������������������, ^ ^  ta'.e a rout    on  Hewlett.     Sanderson   T���������������������������   icu,���������\   ,lf ���������������������������     r  .    . ,. ,    J nan   island   o   pis   fame,   now     the  failed  toconiort  the free throw,  but propert    of  ^ Sam/   ���������    ���������������������  a half     a .mnuto ,  ater  Hewlett was  Ju_n ._     ft     ,  awarded a ������ce shot and added one to ()f VanC0UVc,. lgland ��������� d         S,coro;i B������*ween.tl������S rivor o[ Uie  Samc name      d      >    {  no.urlher score was wIU| a, fine harbor called after     th<  made       lire play  continued last   but MM  I1|or|ftn 5;aint   ~W  few shots  were made.  Once or  twice   flows  jht. Oordoil  river ___       ,    -  there    was a , ..suspicion, of  forbidden 4i,n a������������������   i��������� .    ��������� a .���������  .        ..                    ,,,,,,   a   ,, tho Sa.n .Juan   and tlw company men-  work on the pare ot Hewlett, but the ,inn_,,   ���������,,_,.���������  , . ..  ' ,       r    .  .   .      .. tioned  above lias  nunserl  properties,  iccree gave no foul.     Just, bcHiiethe on |)oln  _ivers !  whistle was blown   Ward got Hold of     There ,���������  ft ^ .|nteresU       aml  the ball  and he and  Dun car did some  promtai      divcrsit     a])0ul thc b  .oally pretty passing    As  the   latter    mt\*s  of  the  San   Juan   Mining    &  was about to shoot     McMillan closed  *i|11������������������r������������������<,1_-_    r, ,.    ,,    ~  , ,. ,<,,,        .    AIiuiufacturing,Compan.v.    On the San  in  on huii and a fierce little  struggle, ,, ,���������   _..       ������       .        ��������� .,  .    ,     , ������������������     ,   ,. ,, ���������J,lil������ s"'e an2 a deposit of graphite  took place.  The ball was   thrown  up'     ...     ,.   ....        ,       j,i.a,l������iiiut_I  *  ��������� ,,.���������       ,     ,,..,*     ,     ���������   a-'"'Posit ol  trjpoh  and  a group     of  and McMillan knocked it to lM oruse.ru   ,,.������������������ ,������������������ii:.,,     ������, i .-..;.  ,.,..,. .   .,   nee milling- gold  properties that have  who -hot and missed.      He gamed  it. .,, ������������������ .       .  ,- ,  <     c���������      ���������-shown  good  values.    On  the Gordon  again, however,,     and passe:   to San-, _.,���������,. ,  , ���������        ���������,   +   n .... invci   are     a number  of copper-god  deison wno     shot, tbe  ia'i  dro <j r-ir ���������_^������������������_f.��������� ... - ,       .     .  . ,     ,, .���������..,,���������      ., .-���������   . .,, ir, ���������  'Properties on which considerable de-  into the net. as the    -viiisi.e, s..iu.ilc>u *,.���������������������������,,    . ,   , ,        ������������������  .     ,   . 4-  '   .  4l .        _i^elopincnt .work bas been  done. When  As  before      iiUM'tioneil  the n-ore was  ..   .   ._������������������,..,    .        ,  lb is iecalled  that   two  lugging coin  INCREASE   OF  CRIME  | IN  MANITOBA.  Winnipeg,   Nov.   3.���������A   large       increase in seiious crime iu the easier:!  judicial district of Man toba        was  made  the subject  of  Judge   I^erdiio's  adhress   at  the   opening  of  the     As-  si'cs here yesterday morning. It was  loiritod  out to the Grand  Jury  that  there were  tliir'ty cases  of criminal  LMgriifici.nce on the "docket, \vh*'|rli they  were  to  consider,   ranging  all      ������Uie  way   fiom   that   cf murder   to  pettv  tieff.  The judge stated  that the increase  in crime in the  province since     the  last  Assizes   was  a matter   for      the  gravest   consideration, and  that while  the city of Winnipeg and the province  rnighti be Kuffciriiig   the , penalty  of the  rapid      strides   made  in   population,  and wealth, the crime was otoi of all  proportion  to the increase in pouula-  lion,  and it behooved the oflicers of  thc law ��������� to exercise  the  utmost   diligence  in   Uvo ferret'ing   out   cf  ciinie  and  bringing thc offenders to justice.  One of thc peculiar cases to he. coii.-  sideren r;*s that of a si-jlf-sty.led  bishop  of  one of the Russian  sects,       who-  granted   a d vorce,   and  is iro^w charged   with   ciicouiaging  biganiy.    There  is also  a charge  of  murder  preferred  against    a young   waman  who  is alleged   to  have killed  her cliild      'by  leaving  it  in  an outhouse,  THE GRAND  TRUNK  GIVEN  NEW TERMINUS.  Letter is Received by Committee From Mr. Solley,  of Victoria  If Advised of the Location  of Site Mr. Dennis Will  Consider the Matter  This  afternoon Mr. II. Thornley received alette fiom Mr.  Solley,     or  tlie      Wellington  Colliery   Company,  stating     that lie had spoken to Mr.  Dennis,   the  C.P.R.  land  conim*issiou-  cr,   regarding the. donation   by     the  railway  company  of  a site   for      the  Ladysmith sport  grounds.    Mr,   Sol-  ley  informs the secretary that     'Mr.  Dennis promises to consider the matter   if   the sport  grounds  committee  will   write him   describing  the  location of the piece of land  they --desire. J  This thc comimitlec will do without delay, arid it is reasonable to  hole that in a'short time the site  will he tlie property of the city. Mr.  Dennis .will lie in Victoria again on  November  13th.  FIGHTING IN ODESSA  CONTINNED TODAY  Many Wounded Jews Receiving  Attention at the Red Cross  Hospitals  Christian Abodes Left Untouched^ Another Appeal to the  IPeople  CHASED BY  ANGRY SISTER  Odessa, Nov.  shooting   began  quarter of tlie'city again this morn  ing. Many people were seriously  wounded and the Red Cross ambulance is being kept busy conveySng  them to hospitals where their injuries can   IK! attended  to.  Thc shops aird houses of. the Chris-  la.ns are  left untouched,  tbe pillaging going on  in tlie Jewish  pari of  thc town only.    Thc hotels  with .lews seeking refuge.  'h��������� After a< quiet nijght  unless  th-3y  themselves are attacked.  here   in   the   Jewish    TJlc Cossacks  are  said   to  have  lost  over one h mid red  men   by bombs' and  shots from windows.   Cossack patrols*  carry carbines and have their finger  on the trigger.     The streets are unsafe  for the  civilians.    The casuali-  tie's     yesterday are believed 'to huva  reached     five thousand  killed and injured.    In thc Jewish quarter thc bodies still strew the streets and sidewalks.    Jewish   women   and children  re filled   were strangled and hacked to pieces  in  the streets.     The military      are  sairid  not sallowed. | panies .are operating, in  Play being resumed it became fas -  d. b    er   than  ev-er and- it seemed- as /though '  the      pace   being  kept  up.would.be  bound to fatigue some.  Not so, how- ._���������,_,,    o   ,        ..                      .      .,  ~s.      i     * ���������*.      '.s        i-i 4 1,��������� i ,., lorrnqd,   and   as the  company has it-  ever   They kept nt. going until tlm last/ ,r             ...       ,      ,  ....     y               jTr   T  +i*    i.nif    *f ������elf a quantity or  valuable timber on  whistle  was   sounded. In this   half  of  the  spruce, - some  idea of the varied resources of this  section   of Vancouver  Island  will "be  Bowery men played pretty combination .Uom thestait off but oji the  whole the shooting was not so gQod  as it was in thc last match.  ���������  Leahy,   on  account, ot a  slight  accident,   was unable to   play for the brigade so     Dunbar   was put on in hs  place and,    made   an excellent substi  tute-  The teams were as follows:      Bow  ery--I-Iailstok.es,      lino,     Sanderson,  McMillan,    Morrison. Fire r.rigai'a  ���������O'Conneii, Ward, Adam, Dunbar  Hewlett.  At the start     off the "Bowery took  the bail    to  the      Ki rem ens' goal an  one  or two  shots     went,   wide of the  mark.     O'Conneii  got possession an  passed   >t to      Adam,  who  after some  -hard   work   with  Sanderson  threw it  the'game O'Conneii aiid.'Wanl came  out in splendid manner,'the "former making some iretty <-iig passes  A foul given'on Ha.i!st*.������ne yavii O'Conneii a free shot which lie turned lo  good' account. A minute after this  Adam got tire ban. Pressed Jiard by  Sanderson     he threw it to     Ward,  irs properties,  it,  will   be seen   that,  this island- concern has many strings  to its bow.'       " "i    ���������A number    of  prominent, Victoria  men are interested  in the enterprise,  and  it is expected  that  the San Juan  valley  will  hum with  industry in     a  slroit time.    A few  years ago       the  settlement  consisted   of  some   do?* *  who,avoiding Morrison, passed S tot feck'  to the centre who, with a pretty liUie ������' ,i0 ������f F1C01'.,C' ,J,'t *\ has Kia(il,al-  *hol Put the leather in the net. niak-;;>^*\ S>���������.ng. lately the logging  ing ,he score even,  six all. {.companies  have  added   to   the   popu-  ^Rnlhu-iusm     on the part of the on-!^''  ^  WhI?IIH,? ""f. ^ *  lookers was high and the play *>^\\\th*T!\l*\ "i n  ,i ������������������ 4 1 h,., ��������� ,-   i nt .I,,,   asiiippnig basis,  are  working on  tic  Hailstones at tins peiiod of the b ' ^  the eve- and  I)r������l>0SC(1  'jirqcr scale,  there will    he  another  town  on   thc  island for    the  ate.  game received a slap in  the players were given a miniute's  time. The bail being again, set, in  motion the combination of tho Firemen became 'excellent. They, mad  several shots tlmt came very dose.  McMillan at this time was playing a  splendid game for the Bowery and it  was a shot from the left by him that  made   an alteration    in   thc  score.the  Vancouver   merchants  to go aftert  THE SUIT  CASE MYSTERY  IS  The  celebrated   suite  case  mystery  beiiifl-      unravelled.    Thc  victim,  'given  oil Morrison  and Hewlett   con- to a lying-in hospital and died as lire  veiled   the      free shot.   This  brought  I 4!.������     Firemens' sScore to. J, and it re-  Rtationary."   Adam maxle one  ���������zood tries.   Hewlett kept}  result of a criminal operation. Two  men, Crawford, a son-;in-Jaw, of the  wo'inan  running the  "hospital",    and  with  rough  Eno, the     latter fouled.      The. b0(ly     of the ,dead gir]  bv throwing  work rather spoiled this part tnem in.to the Harlsm'river. The Jiead  ' to Hewlett,     who promptly basketo i .,,.,., ������������������������������������,.   .  it.   This roused  the Bowery men and, Bowery agam   leading by   two poirrts;,)  Ihey     took     the leather to  the Fire- , .  mens' goal and thcre kepi .t for some   Firemen was   not  good and they iost;SusaI1 0oaryj a cnorus girI  wiHl  Ulc  time.      Several  shots were made but' many     a good     chance. ^ A loui was j sheppherd KUng Company, was taken  were very wild.      Hewlett again got  possession      and rassed   it   lo .Adam,  who shot  wide of the mark.     McMil-* lhe  lan    Rot    ahoul and took the ball up mained  the room and     a shot from, him wa    or two very .good ,tries.,   j:iewie���������Jtepu*011e HowanI, who was hirwl for $100  spoiled by Ward making  a high  jump, ������P '>is     swiftness and     in a.^tUBB������|d.iSp0Sed of .thc hcJld> extremities and  and neatly striking the  bail,     send-  j  ing it back    lo Hewlett.'    The latter   -- .. ,  was vcrv   hard pressed by     Eno and   of tlie game Hailstones made one  wus fwiml in  a toXj   th_  anns     aml  eventuauv      lost the  ban.   Hailstones   or two tries   which     were  not suu.es- ]ilnl)S  ir,  a Slli(_c.ase an(,   lhe borty  in  fining possession and passing to Mc-   ful.      The     last  two    mir.ut-.-s ������  Uie;ail0(.l,er suiUvise. .The guilty ^rtics  Milian,   who  shot a  trifle  hlgli:      The   game the play  became most  mU-rtst-������ar0 a��������� lI1KlBr an-es,f;.  hail  bounced    .obligingly into Sander ,, 'm   The     Firem.������rflot.B,"B *^^ ~   son's hand. Adam made adash for ~nca\ kept the Bowery haul at worH jt is reported that ..several omplov-  it but Sanderson was too"yiick and Uiiiibor made a try but tauet. .n ; _���������s of Ui. WeIlillgton t-.olJicry , Com_  placed it neatly in ihe net, making Morrison got the -bail. Uevci y ��������� " j ,)aIiy arc l0 |JC summoneir for all eg-,  thc  first-score for  the l'.owerv. ,. oiding Ward he     passed to l*.no, wno , ed   VJol.Uio|1  {rf   tIie  oiqht,liour  law.  After    the  throw-up    the play  was   lost to    Hewlett.   Adain  look a pass . A_ fa_..   as We  ca���������   Ie.ini   U|)   U)    lb,  fairly    general    and verv     swift until   very neatly and (lung to Ward..     Moi-   |)���������oseM  _Eno  got the    leather. ���������" He passed >t r������soi.uigai.i got possession and passed  to Hailstones,  who (lung it to Morri- j rapidly  to     Sanderson.  son.   Ward     -prevented Morri.sonJ'roni   turn  sent it  shooiing and the ban was again passed  to Eno,  who shot.     He was unsuccessful,   but   Morrison   got   posses-   7 in favor or  sion  and placed, it.  .Fireman 2;  Bow-[altered,    .luring the icmamcki   of  tliL  ery 1 | eanw!-  The  play after  this became still fas |    Tom  ter.   The two centres. Adam and .Saul and strict referee,  dersoii*,  were splendidly matched and  '  Once again corroboration  is  given  the statement that the real terminus  of the Grand  Trunk Pacific Railway  will i,e en Bufrard Inlet.      WheaMr.  CM. Hays and party of .G.T.R. officials  were  on  the  Pacific  coast  last,  year,   the  matter   was  meri.l.ioncd ftto  him,  but  he gave no  direct answer.  The story -was  niiilJllslicd  at the time  and   though it has been denied subsequently,  it persistently crops up, and  each, recurring "time -v.-iilr  more fomi-,,  da I i orr. ',  Mr. fi. C. Russell, who has taken  rrp his residence in Victoria, was one  of the party which explored ^ tlie  coast from Bnrrard Inlet to the Al.  asl-au houndaiy for a suitable location for a terminus, and it was. slal->  ed when the article first appeared a  year .ago, that he had reported in  fauir or Burrard  Tnlet.  While  it  might  not,  have any  connection  it  has  been definitely       announced  that   thc  extension of       the  V.W.    &  Y.   to      the north  will bo  made  in  time  to  connect  with     the  Grand  Trunk   Pacific at   Fort  Gcorse  or soiiiil* other convenient point in the  northern   interior,   which   will givp direct    line  to   lUirrard   Inlet.   Survey  parties have covered  the  whole    'of  this  proposed  route,  and  Mr.    John  Hendry,  President  of   (he  V.,   W. &  Y.,  while in the east,  made satisfsic-  tory   arrangements   wilh   the   Grand  Trunk   Pacific   people.  BelKngham, Nov. 3.���������After leaving  her- faliier on what may pro\c to  be his deathbed to follow those who  slie alleges caused her seventeen-year-  old sister, Winnie Trigg, to leave'  home and parents at Issaquah, Mrs.  Clark today caused tlie urrcsl, here  of Mrs. Floyde Loomis, charging her  with abduction.  Trie      woman     was placed   in   the-  county  jail,   and   today   Sheriff    Williams     will   make atrip  to   Skagili Vancouver,   Nov.   2.-A  most in-  Couuty  for  the  purpose of arresting! terestirig   legal   point   will  come be  st.  Petersburg,   Nov.  3.���������In  an of- now placing a hundred machine guns  fici.il  note today the  Czar  made an- at various points.  other appeal  to the people to put an General Kaulbers   was called Wthe  end  to  disorders. balcony of  his  palace   th'js  morning  ���������ho:don, Nov. 3.���������A despatch to tho by 5,000 royalists.    lie earnestly en-  Even ing Standard from Odessa says treated them to desist and go home,  the city rings   w*ilh  reports  of rifles hut with ringing cheers they resumed  and  revolvers  and occasionally a .vol- inarching      through   tiie    city.    The  ley   is fired.    Every  house and  tenc- sound of. firing is 'again moving westT  ment is bolted   and   barricaded.' Pa- ward toward the      Jewish quarters.  trols    are do n.g their duty perfunc- Tlie, mob swears that tl������y will   not  lorily declining to fire .^oii the mob leave a single Jew  alive.  THE HANNAY CASE  IN VANCOUVER  on the same charge Uie husband o>  the woman and Hairy Clifford.  .The story of Mrs. Clark i.s to tlie  effect that Clifford became infatuated  with-'fier sister, ��������� and findrne, it was  impossible for him to secure any return for h's affection, secured the  services of Loomis and his wife lo  induce the girl logo away wilh  them. 'Phis, tne couple did, and since  the abduction Mrs. Clark and the  King County officers have been) looking everywhere for the trio-  SATURDAY  BAND CONCERT  next Nanaimo assizes.   Written, arguments  orr the po nt  have  been submitted to Mr. Justice Martin anti it  is expected that an early decision! will  he rendered.  Mr. W. M. McKay, in the interests  of Chief I-Iaiinay, also took  Jieu-e-  was  acfjiii'iJ-"'   on   the  first he^'jig,  and a few days afterward rearrested  and In ought up again bfcrbrc the  same just-ices and committed for  trial. Mr. W. M. McKay, of this  city, appeared art the Nanaimo Assizes and applied* befdre Mr. Justice  Martin to quash the indictment. The  court expressed astonishment at the  proceedings taken by the Ladysmith  justices of the peace, and .slated that  _____ jif the ciicumslances asi represented by  , tlie counsel   were  true,   il  was neces-  Relow  is  the programme for      the  sary that there  should be an .author-  concert in  the opera house tomorrow .'li'*0 decision on the subject.  He then  ore Mr. Justice Morrison today. Chie{  of Police Hannay, of Ladysmith, was  accused of stealing $31 irom a drunk  en  man. The  peculiar feature iu  connection with the charge is that 'cautfon of applying certiorari 'p������o^  he was given two preliminary inquir- 'ceedings before Mr. Justice Morri-  ies before J us tiers or the Peace Ma-J son, who made an order requiring all  (ln.'son and Allen at Ladysmith. He the avidence in the preliminary inquiry to be produced- before him in or  der that     a full inquiry might      be  made      in  so   important   a question,  where  the liberty   of ax person r.<, affected.   Argument on these certiorari  proceedings are fixed  for  tomorrow,  but in  view of the fact that Mr. , . s-  tice Martin  has heard full  argument,  on the point,   and  as the same leg;-1  principles are involved in both  ipp i-  cations,      there may he an adjournment      to await   the results of    . .  Justice Martin's judgment.,    air. Moresby,   of  Victor a,   appeared   at   the,  Nanaimo Assizes orr   behalf  of      he  who in his  over to McMillan,  who ��������� S A YS  CI! ARACTK.K  from  a distance     on, lhe right  of Urn  (loor. shot successfully-   The score, .10  the  Bowery,  was  not  no   papers   have   been  served.  IS      DEF AMI-ID  I-Tarrup  made an   imparlf(al  -o���������  THE GIRL WHO STOLE  AND   KILLED   A   BABY.  Toronto,  Nov.   3.���������The grand   fury  some magnificent struggles  took piac  between therri.   Hewlett kept up   an  astonishing    pace and    Eno was  kept  busy     chasing    about to  prevent hir.  from,    making     any of   his dangerous  ���������jshots.      Things      were. . .. ���������    . ,-,,,���������  for several     minutes lhe Firemen im- a IG-year-old,,girl charged with man-  proving gi-eativ in   their  play.      How-' slautjliteT.   Iri   May last she stole    a  ever,   what shots were made for some bal/y   in  a carriage  in front of  Eat-.  time    were not     successful    and   the 0n's store,  where the mother       was  score remained    still  until   Sanderson  shopping.   She rolled  the toJby down  from    amix-up    under the  Firemcns'' a hill  and hid   the body .in  a culvert  net got the    pigskin and threw  it to'with  the intention  of piling th������ to-  McMiiian,    who    with one  of his very by carriage. She     will be sentenced  pretty shots  (ot which but lew were '������������������ at tlie closa of tlie Assizes,  S'.rague, Wii.���������J. "M. Adams h;is  commenced suit against Ben Klticsou  of Sprague, for ti 10,0(10 damages or  defamation of character. 7 Tremble has  '. been brewing between the men for  some time and it finally culminated  'in a wordy war, after a suit between  . them, in the justice court .Wednesday.  { Mr. Adams said in rclgard to the. mat-  Is ter.  kept humming found a true .bilt -against .Tosic Caro, \    "This man Elitlcson has accused) me  of being directly or indirectly the  cause of the building which destroyed  bis*, building and my stock of goods on  September 1st last. In other words  Ire accuses moot setting the fire, or  causing it to be set. Now he will  have to prove it. 1 have begun an  getion for $10,000 damages for defamation of character.  LOCKS HER HUSBAND  IX   REFRIGERATOR  Trenton.���������-More ilea.il than alive,  Frank L. Borden tumbled m a< heap  i'roiu the'lyig refrigerator in His ment  and grocery store, says a dispatch  in the Washington Posi. His scared  wife, who had unwittingly io;kcd .him  in the. freezer, put him to bed and  jiurscd him tenderly until he was  thawed out, and he is none the worse  for bis   two hours'   battle for life.  Borden had gone into the ice box  to arrange some meats, leaving the  d"or ajar ''How careless of someone," said Mrs. Borden a few minutes  later, slamuning the door shut and  turning the catch. The rro.ise drowned the yen of conslcniatioii let out by  Borden, and his wife did not hear, tind  walked leisurely away while the captive beat a muliled tatoo against, the  walls  of his icy prison.  Gradually the intense cold chilled  I lhe grocer, and. he set to tossing ab-  tont sides of beef and wrcstiingwith  tubs of lard sand butler to keep himself from freezing. Then the lack of  air affected him. and for an hour between gasps he battled 'for breath  and  warmth. . -  Afler    a time     Mrs.  Bo.ilon  missed  her   husband;      she  conMl not  account  for  his disappearance      and   numerous  customers   were  demanding-   attention.  Greatly'    agitated    she     sent to  his  known  liaiinfs     and.   then notified  the |  police.     While she was trying lo serve j  the  customers she had   oitasion   to go!  to  the refrigerator,  and   when      she [  night.   We arc requested  to announce  that  the directors  of  the city . qfind  !  have arranged only a short pro-grame  in  order that the young people will  have longer to dance.  All the items on the program will  doubtless lie pery entertaining. On  Saturday Master Bologirr'a w|iil -make  his first 'haw |,cfore aYadysrvjth audience. The hoy is only 12 years  old. and is said tn he a very clever  pianist;    . ���������      ���������    , '  PROGRAM.  -  On  Dutv    stood   the   indict ment   over   to       the   Crown.  Miss Foi'cinnner  is  expected   to arrive home thi.s  evening,on the steam  er      .loan  after a three weeks' visit  with  Vancouver friends.  It     is definitely    understood  that  John Houston  will  not ".-.resign       has  scat,  in  the legislature, in  which event it is to.'he assumed' that he  will  be in  Victoria as usual  during,    the  ! comuig sessions  of the present par-  ftoscy . liament,  and draw his indemnitv.  In  .. .Excelsior ...  Southwell   the case of his not putting in an ap-  ... Selected, Mr. Jacobson   pearanc-c the  legislature could   an-c:-!  ...From  the  opera the   Constitution   Act,  declaring     his  Errrani    ,..������������������    Verd'i  Master   Bologn-ia  lancers  Imperial  Vernier  'Sen*   Selected  ... Miss   ('lav  March    Overture ...  S������-'*>S -   Piano  Solo  Waltz    The   Fairies  ...  Piano Solo ...From  N'orma ;.  Medley Overture   The Leader   ���������o������������������   KING   SOLOMON   MAS  BERN'  .SHIPPING.  Wright  Bellini  Asrher  scat  vacant  and   providing   for  such  'cases  in  the future.    It   is not  lil.d.  however,  that he would, desjrc to do  his  constituency   the  injustice of  its  not.   being  represented.  BURROWED   HIS  WAY  OUT   OF  PRISON.  New     Westminster,  Nov.   2.���������Paul  Newman, a five-year man at the penitentiary,     escaped     at iwo o'clock  yesterday afternoon   and  was nacap-  tured     at  2.4;").     Newman  tunneled  his   way   under  the  high   fence     and  had     a good start      across an open  field when the alarm  was* given. Ten  armed      guards   immediately   turned  out and  Newman was surrounded ini  a thicket  of broom.    The  guards called on him to .surrender, and  Newman  sull.j]y   walled   hack   to  the  penitentiary,   having   had  an   afternoon     of  sensational  entertainment.  Newman  has  served   three  years of  his   term.,    lie came,  from   Kamloops,  ;md  was sent  up for  horse.stealing. ;  'lhe   gratifying*      news   is at.  hand  that   the King  Solomon   mine  has !���������������-  gui shipping to  the smeller at   Crof-  ton.   says   thc Colonist.    The  mine   is  connected with the fi.' & N.  Railway  af Cowichan  station  by  a good   wagon road      sevem or eight miles       in  length.    The  ore  will   be   loaded    on  the  car at   Cowichan  and   shipped   to  Ladysmith,   where  it   will   be   loaded  on barges  for Croftoii.    The mine is  controlled   by   a local' syndicate which  has  for over a year been carrying on  development   work   steadily.    The  ore-  body,  which  i.s ridi, has been explored .to  a considerable  extent   ami      is  proved .-to exist, in sufficient. ������|;iiant ilies  to   warrant  the owners now   pufiinH  it ion  a commercial basis.    According-  swung   the      heavvdoor  open  Borden.   J-('   ������"���������   'irst   carlo.ad   hn.s   been   m-nh,  choked, and     ncnr.v     overcome wilh ,u" for fWrUition to Cn.ff.on, For  the cold,  stumbled'out and  feu  head- i*..1���������.^ a.1 least'  ihe syndicate     wif  long to the fldar.  $250 FINE WAS  IMPOSED IN ONE CASE  | furnish about a carload of ore a.week  Cuiui.ierlaixd, Nov.  the   eight-hour   clause   of   the      Coal  Mines  Regulation   Act,   John   Zfenani,  a. miner employed  in one of the Cumberland  collieries,   was . today   found  guilty   and fined   $250  by  Magistrate  Abrams.  Tho     case  against  Thomas Bickle  wns  dismissed, anh   that against  Anton   Nichola  was  withdrawn.  The charge against ��������� John Matthews  manager  of  the  company,   for      employing     Pickle was also dismissed,  but  his  tr.'jtl,   the charge of employing     Zauani  was adjourned  tonight,  and  will be resumed  tomorrow.  It  appears  to  have been   the plan  For violating of the charges, so as to make a.test  'case of the same, and if the decision  of the magistrate is upheld by the  higher jcourts, as the decision''waltno  j doubt, be appealed, the action of th*  Wellington Colliery Company will'be  watched  with much interest.  It will then be a question as      to  whether the events  that have transpired in Nanaimo during the      past  four months, owing to the same law,  will  be     re-enacted  in  Cumiberlarrd,  and   thc province given another close  of industrial strife;  or whether     the  higher courts will reverse the decision  of the lower court,  and  declare  unconstitutional Uie law that at present   is   causing  so   much   agitation  of the  prosecution  to only  press  one throughout the province. DAILY LEDGER  Publisned   every day except Sunday.  LEDGER  BY  the     daily  company:  OFFICE AT LADYSMITH  SUBSCRIPTION  *?RICE  BO  cents  a month;    $5  per  year  advance.     Advertising rates on_aP-  plicatipn.  FRIDAY. NOV.  ^ 19(15.   .SKETCH   OF  SERGIUS  WITTR.  Scrgius  Yulcich  Wittr,   who comes  into "power  in  Russia  as  minister'  j,  president,  first  saw the light of day .  iii  the Caucasus,   being born .it Tifl- j  0,  in  18*10.  The son of a Russian lm- |  rcaucrate,   who  was a director of one  of     the  df-pailmcnl ������f   lhc ,lliss������atl   |  ministry, he was  by  birth a member ,  of the nobility.  From the public school at Tiflis,  young Write entered the Imperial university nl Odessa, where he was educated in physical science and mathematics. After taking his degree he  visileo. the large cities of. the continent. His stay was a short one, however, and he returned to Russia in-'  tending lo study and to try for a  professorial chair at thc Odessa university, nit he was compelled to  seek his own livelihood, ami thus in  187 7 he began his career as assistant station master in au out of thc  way~laccTiiTthr south  of Russia.  I\l. AVitte's rise in   thc railway service was  meteoric.    From  thc lower  rung  of  the ladder  he  became  director of Uie Southwestern railway, ami  then  chief   of   the Imperial  railroad.  In   1S!J2  he  was   appointed   imiiislcr  of communication     and    soon   afterward   ,became  minister   of   Cm$*-i'f,  holding that  position  until 190:?.  As  finance    minister  he  promoted  industrial   development,   favored   protection  of   home' industries   and   introduced the. gold  standard,  but-probably his most  important work was  -the    building    of  thc  trans-Siberian  railway.   Although   thc   underlpikins  was not conceived  by Witte, it was  he    who  negotiated   the  large  loans  and devised thc ways,and means   by  which Europe and   Asia were unit oil,  connecting the Atlantic with thc Pacific.  In 1903 he was appointed president  of thc commission of ministers and1 a  member of   the council of  the empire  This year at the Portsmouth peace  conference  M.  Witte added   lo his renown  by   the diplomatic ability      he  : displayed    as     thc representative- of  Russia.  As intcllcclualiy M. YVille is a  man of wide vision, so physically'he  towers above the common run of men  ' He is a man of strong lcinpcra*men-t,  kindly disposition and wide expedience. He is iii sympathetic touch  with every class and every element  of society io Russia--and ��������� has. a firm  grip  upon   the situation.    ���������  (.nff,.*^.5 lasti������������fif aitm11 >  THE   WAY IN WHICH  Our Blouses  have sold   indicate   to us that  the styles and  prices are right. Still we're going to make  our Blouse Department more interesting  by offering  Two (2)  dozen Ladies' Si ripe and  Ceylon     Flannel Blouses  in   Fawn, Pink,  .uui  Green,   n-ceiy    m.vlc and     have new Leg o'  Mutton   Sleeve,   regular   $1 50  Blouse.    .Special,  Each $i.oo  Ki-ie (5)  dozen Ladies' extra quality 13iack Mercerized Sat-  .een Blouses, hemstitched, tucked buck und front, just as good as  any  $1.."*0   Blouse   we've   offered      Special offering.  Each $.00  The Express has just hnnded us the daintiest lot of Hems tit*  ched Knibioiilered Lnwn Tinn-o\i*r  Collars       They   were   bought  special   for      Xmas  Trade*,   but   we'\e onencit t.ticm' up.     '������������������������ juie  now. a heauly at  Each 15c.  Cliiidiviis'     White  Fur  Kcls-fi.c  ililVerenl   kinds���������only  three  of each���������Collar and   Muff.     Wish we had a dozrn of-each liccause  they'll   be     g he heroic    most   people Know wi* have  them.      A-   ,  hut   "el -it  Each $1.00  JUST OPENED���������Three Cases of Ladies' Misses  and Childrens' Coats. Ladies latest 3-4 Coats,  Misses' Latest 3-4 Ccats, Childrens' jLatest  Long Coats, Infants, Latest Coats in Velvet,  Bearskin, Eiderdown and Fancy Materials in  While.  These arc the nattiest lot  of     Coals  we've    ever imported.  '  They were bought right ui the factory by Mr.     Spencer when Hi  England and    Germany,   which mcansa great saving to you.     We  oniv   ask a look     from you and weare sure, you'll  be convinced.  KOOMS  BAR sUPrMED-WlTHBRsS-i  WINES, LIQUORS. CIGAXS  ABBOTSFORD HOTEL  Bent accomodation in town.   Splendid hunting and fiahln, in, n������i^vicinity.  A. J. AlcMUR TRIE, Proprietor LADYSMITH, B. C  Esquimalt  & Nansimo Railway  ***** ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ������������������������������������������  Time Table  Newly fitted up and  Furnished  Good tables and good  Rooms  PORTLHND HOTEL  JOHN GOGO.PROP.  Board at reasonable  Rates  The bar is extra well  Stocked  The New Western Hotel  .   1 !' -  Good rooms,,, good beds, and good board.  Our Bar i������ newly fittedup and well supplied and is in charge ol  JOS. PELLIGRINELLI  EFFECTIVE SATURDAY, OCT. 21st, 1905.  Traies  leave Ladysmith for  Victoria and all  intermediate stations ^ at  9.19 a.m. aaily.  aid at '4.00  p.m. on  Wednesdays,     Saturdays   and  Sundays.  Trains  leara  Laxlysmith  for "Wellington and  all  intermediate stations  at 11.57  a.m. daiiy,  a_id at  6.00  p.m. 'on Weir* days,  Saturdays     aud  Sundavs.  .  ,���������  ��������� EXCURSION TiCKETS ON SALE TO AND FROM AU, STATIONS  good tor going journey Saturdays and Sundays, returning not later than  the iollawiag Monday. im  .  ������������������Steamer Joan������������������  Sails from Ladysmith  for Vancouver every Saturday at COO a.m.. aad  rettiraiaj sails liana Vancouver    for  Ladysinilh at 2.30 p.m.  16 Go*t. Street,  Victoria B.C.  GEO. L. COURTNEY.  Dist. Freight & Pass. Agt  SH0L DEPARTMENT:  Ladies'  Fine  Pongoia���������one,  two  and     three atraps���������suitable  for evening  wear.   'Ibis   is  one  of our best values.  Per Pair $1.50  .Mens'  Shoe,  made nf s oiui leather and   , nailed, our regular  $2..IO shoe for  $2.00  100 Pairs Ladies-,  iVisses and Chi Id relief  Rubbers, Clearing  at  Per Pair 25c ���������&--   I  D/Spencer,  _ Nanaimo, Limited  OLD TIMERS" OF THE WEST  They know to a nicety  thc  climatic and ���������geographical  conditions   that call  for  a   special class ;:if footwear  to meet these conditions.  Kastevn shoe iue.i cannot  ktn.w these tilings from  mere hearsay.  They must live "out  west"������������������get the "local color," as it were���������lu;eoine  steeped in western experience, and knowledge oh'laina-  hle only by living the life  of a Westerner, before they  can hope.to make satisfactory foot wear for the strenuous life of I]U; toiler in U^  western forests, fields and  mines.  "THE   LECKIE HOOT"  is a     western    product for  western  people.  ������S Look  for      the tr,..(l(.|iiarl.  upon thr? sole.  MANU-FACTURED BY  SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH  WEST MINING  REGULATIONS.  Coal���������Coalr lands may be- purchased at $10 per acre for soft coal and  $20 for anthracite. Not more than  320 acres can be acquired by one individual or company. Royalty at the  rate of ten cents per ton of 2,000  pounds shall be collected on the  gross  output.  Quartz���������A free miner's ccrtif.cate is  granted upon payment in advance of  ,,7.50 per annum for an individual,  and from $50 to $100 per arrnura for  a company,, according to capital.  A free miner, having discovered  mineral in place, may locate a claim  1,500 x 1,500 feet. The lee for recording a claim  is  $5.00  At least $100 must be expended on  the claim each  year or  paid  to  the  mining recorder in .lieu thereof. 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 an acre.  The patent provides for tbe payment of a royalty of 2_ per cent on  the sales.  PLACER mining claims generally  are 100 feet square; entry fee $5, renewable yearly.  A free miner may obtain two leases  to  dredge  for  gold  of  five miles  each for a term of twenty years, renewable at the descretion of the Minister, of the Interior.  The lessee shall 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  2 A per cent collected on the output after it exceeds $10,000.  W. W. CORY,  Deputy  of the Minister  of the In-  >.r!or.  TH6 CITY MRRK6T  R. Williamson Prop  fst. Avenue Ladysmith B. C.  WM. MUNSIE, President J. W.   COBURN, Man.  Director  Telephone.46.  The   Ladys'nith   Lumber Co   Ltd.  MTLLS   AT   FIDDIGK    \ND  LADY SMITH-Shlngles  a  Special  ���������Manufacturers     of���������  Rough and trussed Fir and Cedar Lumber, Laths,  Shingles, Mo ridings, Etc., of the Best Quality.  Seasoned   and   Kiln   Dried   Flooring     and   Finishing    Lamber  la   Stock.  cTWONEY TALKS���������  AS  LOUD TO US   AS   ANYONE.  IK   VOU ARE PAYING  CASH FOR YOUR   MEAT   YOWR   BOLLARS  W  ILL   GO  FURTHER   IF   YOU   BUY   FROM US   Our Gash Prices Cannot Be Beaten   PAN NELL  &    PLASKET'  This Hotel has   been completely   Board and lodging $1.00 per day.  renovated.  JOHN TKA, Proprietor  Bar Supplied with the Best   Wines, 1st Avenue :-: :-: :-: Ladysmith B.C.  Liquors and Cigars.  J.X.SMITHB  RESTAURANT  Cor. 5th Avenue & Baden Powell Street  Open night and Day. A good meal at any hour  MeaJs 35c. and Upward  Beat accommodation for transient  ind permanent boarders and lodgers.  GRAND       HOTEL  This new Hotel has been comfortably furnished'and the bar is up-to-  d-t������. Rate's $1.00 a day and up-  w vrds.  WM. BEVERIDGE, Prop.  B*������������lanada :������������������: :���������: :���������*: >-: Ladyamlth  THE JONES HOTEL  One Dollar Per Day.  Gooff Table, Good Bed and Good Bar  (Half Block from Depot.)  GATACRE   STREET-     Ladysmith.  "GflLEpiAN''  Leads Them    Ail  IN QUALITY  HOTEL DOMINION  ���������Rates ?1.25 and$l.B0���������  Free bus to all steamboat landing! and  railway depots.   Electric cars every Ave  minutes to all parte of  the city.   Bar  and table.unexcelled.'  F. BAYNES, Proprietor,  ABBOTT ST.,  VANCOUVER B, C.  I  Under New Managment  Hotel Wilson  Nanaimo, B. C.  McKinnell &Woobank  Proprietors.  Modem and     Strictly First Cla������s.  Commercial Mens' headquarters.  Fire Proof    Building.  Read DOW" Re-d u������  9.55- iu. Lv, Ferine Arr. 9.00 p.m.  1*142 a. ������n. Ar. Elke Arr. 8.10 p, in,  '12.3a p. 111, Arr. Rexford Arr 6.25 p.m  '���������). 4J p. iu, Arr. SPOKANE Arr 9.30 a.*...'  7.jo a. m, Arr'. E������erett Arr. 9.21 p.m.-  9.00 a. m. Arr. Seattle Arr. 8.00 p.m.  j.45 p.m. Arr. VANCOUVER It. 400 pm  2.45 p. 111. Arr.     St. Paul   I,t. S-������������ .��������������� ������*���������  1 ONE NIGHT  1 Te   Seattle and Vancouver  '; TWO   NIGHTS  'To    Winnipeg and St. Paul  ;"' Close Connections  For     Chicago, Toronto;  '' Montreal and  All Points East & West  ���������: Acetylene     Lighted     Cars,  Family Tourist Sleepers.1  Palace Sleeping Cars       ���������*  ' Dining *   Cars (Meals a  la  Carte).-  Library Observation      Cars  ' Through      tickets and  baggage checks to an points.  Steamship Tickets  For. tickets, maps, berths  reservations     and complete  information     can on or address,  JAS.  SLOAN,  Agt.  G.NR  FERNIE,  B.  C.  TICKET   OFFICE  ���������o���������  Cor.  Government     and  Yates  Sta.,  Victoria, B. C-  Transcontinental  Trains Daily  3  3  HENRY'S NURSFRIES  NEW CROP���������  Home Grown to  Imported  GARDEN,    FIELD     and  FLOWER  SEEDS.  THOUSANDS OF FRUIT, &  ORNAMENTAL    TREES,  JIODODENDRONS,  ROSES,  GREENHOUSE AND HARDY  PLANTS. ._  For Spring planting.    Eastern prices  or less.    Catalogue free.  8010  Westminster Road.   Vancouver,  One of which fs the famou������ "North  Coast Limited,"  Tickets on sale to an Eastern   and  Southern points at lowest rates.      '  Up-to-date     Pullman   and   ' Tourist  sleepers      on  aU trains.  Dining Car  service Unsurpassed.  Steamship tickets* on sale to . and.  from an European points. Cabin accommodation  reserved  by  wire.  CHRISTMAS   RATES   NOW    IN  -EFFECT-  For further particulars call oi  write the olliee. Phone Main. 456.  A. D- CARL TON, C. E. LANG  A.G.P.A.. N.P., General Agent  Portland, Ore. Victoria, B.C  Are You  Going East  Then be sure your tickets read   via  the  -:o:-  R.P.RITHET,,  & Co., Ltd  Pacific Coast   Agency.  VICTORIA. :���������: :���������:   -   .-: :��������� B.C.  HOTEL LELAND  (T. J. Wellrnan, Prop., Vancouver.),  One. block from C.P.R. Depot and  steamboat wharves. Newly renovated and re-modelled. Rates $2. per  day. Corner Qranville and Hastings  streets-  Telephone, 1���������4.  ^.<^^.**>o\*^.**^.**^^  I  I  THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  PURCHASERS AND SMELTERS OF COPPER. OOLD AND  SILVERORES.  Smelting -Works at  LADYSMITH, B. C.  Convenient to E. & N._Ry. or the Sea  W. J. WATSON,  i CLERMONT LIVINGSTON  | General Manager.  Smelter Manager. J  GEO. YUEN  Merchant Tailor  Ladysmith  ^    w*  B   C  -mi: .a-  ac  POINTING,       PAPEkrlANGlNa  ���������;��������� ��������� ������������������������������������.���������:;etcv-'���������";'������������������  Work done properly and at rlgbi  prices. Shop and residence in rear  of Ladysmith Hotel.  J. E. SMITH, Prop  DAY SCHOOL.  UBual subjects taught; also languages, drawing in pencil and crayons, paint ng iii oils and water colors, pianoforte and vocal lessons given in classes or individually.  :MISS BERTRAM,  tsadvsmith. B   0.  II you like���������-,  A smooth, #asy shave, an even,  : well-finished beard trim, a good  bath, ar a stylish Hair-cut.  Yau  will go to  LADYSMITH SHAVING  PA810RS  HIGH STREET.  LADYSMITH BAKERY  HOP LEE & CO.  ON THE ESPLANADE,  PASTRY OF ALL KINDS NEATL1  BAKED AND FRESH,  Confectionary of all kinds.  Order, taken for Pastries to be delivered at any time.  Employment Agency,  HARTLEY    GISBORNE  Member  Can.   Society  of   Civil  Engineers  Member Institution of Electrical Engineers,'" England  Member  International  Electrical  Congress   at St. Eouis. 1904  -Electrical Engineer���������  ���������      1     * j     ||        LADYSMITH, B, 0.  Mannfacturers of the Famous  CUBAN BLOSSOfl  Nene U*   Union L,aUer   Employed  il J. BOOTH, Prop  i  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 you)  local agent or write,  F. W. PARKER  \ General J gent  ���������HO 2nd Ave., Seattle.  .. ..Dea ers in  Pianos an<  Organs ..  Lady sir. ith, B.C  Dr. Dier can he fou?.,l .at any tirl  at his office on High street. His del  tal work is-guarantee':! to be fira  class and rates reason;;hie rj  HILBERT  P. 0. BOX 357.  I DAILY LEDGER  l%r  _������*���������������*���������������  i **fr**b****b*t'***h**9*b**^^  X  Union  Brewing  NANAIMOILB. C.  flanufacturers of the  In |Britfsh Columbia  Lager  Beer  and Porter Guaranteed  Brewed  from the   Best Canadian Malt Run   Hops  <HS*-���������I���������������4>���������^4������^^������4~^4*������������������>I���������^H^^^^^H^^���������l���������>4>���������^4 ���������!���������4*���������!������������������������ -I- **h**h**i"Z*'i"*  *  t  i  i  J.  !  f  f-  .t  T  I  SHOP   BY MAIL  IT  SAVcS TIHE���������SAVES   Nl ONoY���������SECURE  - \T!SFACTION���������JUST GET OUR  CATALOGUE OF MODERN  HOUSE FURNISHINGS  and it you ar������'iiol already shopping by'Mail, your regret will  bo that you have not done so. We have improved the service  and are extending jl in so many ways that, wo are now proud  of. our success, and enjoy talking about it. A few days siuco  we spo'.'o of some .handso me Now Kerb .Suites just iu, along  with that consignment were* a number of  BEDROO  FENDERS  in several designs and in three sizes, 36, 42, 48  Steel rail,-$i.75,.$2.25, $3.00  Brass rail, $4.00, $4,5o, $5.oo  fh������ Canine Is Tyrauuical and Mrs. J or  kins Is the Sull'erer.  .lorkins owns a tloj;, or, to" bo moro explicit, the dog owns .forking, nnd tffiiy  both live with Airs .forkms in a flat,  nibch to the discomfiture of tlmt good  woman, who cloefc not as a general lb*'ig  tolerato clogs  "Piper has more sense than most people, "Jorkins says whin expatiating on  tbe virtues of his favorite.  '���������Yes, " Mrs .lorkins adds, sarcastically,  "he knows enough to come in when ic  rains, because lie hates to get wet."  Piper is u'dog ot parts���������part terrier,  With a strain of bird dog and a dash of  water spaniel Ho dislikes to get his feet  wet and is afrmd of a gun. Ho seldom  barks at night and would wag his tail at  Bight of u burglar and accompany him  through the house noiselessly. lie lias oris  accomplishment,' and one only. lie goes  down three flights '"of (lac stairs every  morning to Ovum up rhe 'daily paper,  which Airs .lorkins gets from him by  ���������strategy in the uiuirse of the day after ha  bus chewed it to pulp  .lorkins had olten in'rimnted to Mrs J.  that it was no trouble lo bring upacanitia  hybrid by hand and belie*, es that now,  when ho is brought up and they can  neither sell, lose-liiin or give liiin'iiu'iiy.  that her ii;inisti:iti(iiis should i-ouuiiuo.  and that ii .she cannot go out and lake  I'i per v> ith lier it ia her duty iu stay h;  homo , '  , i'lio oilier day Airs .lorkino ntruck Sh������  'md silteu threatened Hi. niul on one occ-u  iion hud struck���������Lhe dug she now m-  I used to attend fo i'lper.-, <!ift (i;;o: liur  hour tihe duclamd hhv nuglit ns well Iivl  ���������ji a ricefield a.-% lo he i-ies-nally cooking  rice in tlie Mat I;itehen lor Unit dog Hliu  .iahl Ihat Piper nle i. gallon ot boiled i leu  per diem  "I'll see him further, " she said to rho  'M)tni..bl.i>il .lorkins, * OeKiiv I turn niy-eli'  into a Hindoo, cooking rice lor him Try  it yourself and see how yon like it "    ,  .lorkins wns ci-tisliod ' lie asked meekly  where the ncewiih kept urul spent the  rest ol tbe day cooking It, while his wife  retired with n Ij-kI li,.;,dueJio Ile filled  -'ivory tub, p.m. pail nnd hiitjii in the flat  with boiled iic-u. ihe proporlions ol which ,  appalled him Hiding as much ot it na  he could, betook in u slrau.-nig mess to  ���������s,'ive Piper, who hntl coneeulect liiriisult under A! rs  .lorkins' h-unge'  '������������������You can't _ivo a dog red not food,'  said his wi/e.--* y-__ m__6 cool it (or hint  1 til.vuys dsi '  Her hutb'iml longed nt her with admiration Ho was hegi.-uiiiig fo think hern  martyr He took the rice and tlio dog into  tho kitchen, whither Airs .J presently  followed him. She tound him on his  knees, wnh his bicycle pump, hard at  ���������vork. Ho wns cooling the rice, whin.  Piper sat by and howled ���������Chicago Times  Herald  SMS  V1CTORIA.B.C  to-ii^-SE^^^ _ ..-* , '      .d_f*  Miners' Drilling Machines,  ,1  Made to order and Repaired at short   notice.    Drill Sharpened  by  m>  ways gives satisfaction.   Picks handled and repaired.  Ships mi tiling    in   a!1     its   Brn'iea  Horseshosrs and Genera! Blacksmitns.  R. LAWSON  Buller Street   -    -   '-     -    Lady������rnitti, B C  ���������������������������f4^>*f^-������-f>-f^>-t-������-f>-f4-f-t-*t-^*������-������-������.>^44--������--������-4 ������ ������ ��������� 4 ��������� ���������+-+-M-++������������������������������������-������������������������������������  L������V C /SMITH TRANSFER CO.  _.-*-  PIANOS,     ORGANS    AND HOUSEHOLD     FURNITURE MOVED PROMPTLY A  ND SAFELY.  Stables iu the rear of the Lad ysmith hotel.  Abbots   ford.  WIL LI A MS AM-  ^9*9*4-4*4******4:44*,94-4*444.-  Leave orders at   the  v \ 31 _ r  Sortlug Sawed Lumber.  'The Story ol a Pine Hoard" Is ono ol  the urticlcs in St Nicholas Ah". W **-:  il-irwooil, who writes it, tells of tlu  powth of the tree, tbe felling of it ij}  Junibormcn, its p.assage to the mill ami  tbe cutting into boards     Then he says  A system of  rollers carries  the sii-weu  lumber and the slabs from the saw*, to tin.  distant end of tbo null, where the boimb  .ire trimmed and sorted.    Tho   rollers an,  revolving cyclinders of steel, raised jusi  enough from the tables  in which they uw  '������et to keep the lumber in motion    Stand  iflK at the end  of tho  roller carriage, a  blue   bloused  workman   with   his sba'rp  picaroon direi Is the board in any direction  lie   wishes,   tlie   ;-(,;:gh   slabs   being  sent  iilong one1 set ol  subortlmate tollers to be  shaved   up   into   shingles  or   ripped into  kindling for city .���������oiiMiinpticn. while tlu.  IXMirds   pass   up  h   broad, inelined  table  where whizzing little saws trim them and  raw them into the requisite lengths    In u  high cage near the lop ot the room a work  man operates a series of  levers like those  iu use in u railway switchyard, directing  the pieces of  lumber  us   they' pass up the  inclino     The lumber chen   tumbles down  the other side of tbe incline and ia leudj  **>r nilincr  PECULIAR AND PERTINENT.  Most deaths occur  between sunset  and  sunrise.  ������  ������  ������  The ro'b n  is the last bird to go to  lied  at night.  0 0 ������  Cremations   can be   watched  by)the  public  at a dollar  a head  in  Italy.  0  0 0  Prussie acid is  the most rapid poison a human  being can take.  0   0.0  ]    Dr.   I,oreii7o  Xotibe,   whose books  ���������are widely read in (Japan, is a gradu-  , ale of .Johns Hopkins university. He  also  sipent,  several  years   in   Europe  and is connected with the government  college at Kyoto at present.  0   0   0  In  Iceland,   that country  of gentle  jand   old   fashioned   customs   it     has I  (always   been  the   fashion   to  present  to the baby when its first  tooth appeared,  a lannb to   be   its very, own,  cared for and tended as no other u t  could  be,  and  never-parted with.  000  Alter   the   Annual      Sunday  School  service     had      been preached at Sl.  Ann's,   Nottingham,   a collection was  nude ,m aid     of  tin sick and poor,  girts   included   35   orgnges,   2i;-i  (���������tigs,  <J<>  pots  or  jam,   102  ban'nius,  tomatoes,  sweets,  tea, dulls   , lU|  toys.  Nearly JO.UOU Spanish emigrants  entered Cuba during tins first ^ three  months of the present year. The  Cuban consuls; in Spain arc instriicv-  ed to acl as immigration agents and  to .set forth the opportunities for independence and wealth in the island  republic.  0  ������*������  The heat developed , by the firing ��������� ������  heavy guns is remarkable. During  sonic recent tests a gun that. had  teeu fired 75 times melted solder  placed upon the chase, while another  was hot enough to soften lead, indi-  a temperature  of   CUO   degrees  'account  of  illness   but  six   t'in.c'-..  ���������O   0.   0.  Among      Lord    Roberts'   countless  claims     t0  distinction it       i.s  liilh-  known that he is one of fthe best and  hardest riders in the British army  In his younger days he was nicknam-  etl  "John,"   'i*because he rideth iuri-  ously."     and   even   today   his  stafi  must be good  riders and  well mounted in  order  to l������eep  pace   w tji hiin.  &  CHICAGO  JURIST  SCORES      THE  JURY.  '1 he  Hi  ti  other  eating  Fahrenheit  ������  0.   a.  Prince  Alexander  of Servia,  second  son  oi'Kinn   pe(crj   ,us Sone lo   st  Petcrs'lmrg      to    enter  the  military  training  school   known  as   the  Corps-  of Pages.  ������  ������,������  Dr.  \Mlliam M.   faring,   an  Indianapolis  clergyman,  has  completed  52  years.of active service, in  which period lie. has  been  out .of his  pulpit on  Chicago, Nov. 3.���������A jury of twelve  men was  roundly  seoldwl   by   sludge  Barnes a few days ago and  then discharged     without pay.   It  had  just  ' brought in its  verdict in  the ease oi  Philip Powers,  on trial charged1, with  having   stolen   d amond   rings   woi't'li'  $600 from 1.1 iss Mabel  De  Salle. The  2vidence   had   been  preeenled   in  such  a manner  that  the court felt   it   un  necessary   to   give  the usual   instructions.  '''There's no need of a closiriff argument," said (he eouit, as the pro-  seen I in������ attorney arose for- the, las I  address. "Lei the jury go out r;iiid  bring in its verdiel. The guilt is  obvious."  The twelve men were escorted into a jury room by a bailifl, and in  three minutes returned. The judge  laid down a bundle of papers In* was  scanning, and looked up ,n a pcifjnc-  tory manner.  '"'Have vou decidfd on a verdict)''  he asked.  "Yes, your honor," responded the  foreman; r*wc find lhe defendant not  guilty."  "What?"     gasped      Judge  Barnes.  "Not guilty?    That :s a trcv-csly on  justice.    It is a shame that such stupid  and   unintelligent  men should  be  taken as jurors.    In  this case the i*vi  dence   was   so conclusive   that   I did  not think'  it     necessary  to  instruct  you.   Not guilty!    I won't have such  a set of men iu the jury seat,*?-   You  arc all discharged without pay.".  "Do you mean we get no tiling for  the whole week, or are only docked  for today?" asked one of the jurors.  "The whole week," said the judge.  "You don't deserve a red cent. Such  a jury, is a detriment to justice. You  are about as useful as a set. .ol ninepins, so far as brains and common  sense goes."  SOAP  LIVERY, BOARDING AND      ������  SALES STABLES I  EXPRESS WORK   A SPECIALTY. -,-'"',!���������  DAVID JOHNSON       I  '"��������� ���������  LADYSMITH. .2  ������  ���������   ���������  ��������� ���������  ��������� ��������� ���������  *PHONE:"66/^  ^���������^���������^������������������^���������^���������^���������^���������IM**.?  bXPRESS  LIGHT TEAMING  Wood and Bark for .Sale;  BUGGIES FOR HIRE ���������:������������������:  :���������:  See J. KEMP, or leave orders vith  BLAIR ���������&  ADAM  FIRST  AVENUE  'PHONE 2-4.  W.  SILER.  GEHEsKAL' LXPUESS AND  DELIVERY  WORK PROMPTLY  Df.������v ";'.'���������  Le*ve orders at the Abbotsford.  Dr. R. B. Diei  Surgeon Dentist  All  work guaranteed, and at reasonable rates.  High St. Ladysmith  OPEN AT ALL HOURS.  /'  M.R SIMPSOti  Solicitor, Ete.  Money  to   Loan  t   Avcr.ue -     UDYSM 1  LADYSMITH AERIE     NO. 686, F.  [0. E.    :���������:        :���������:.'     :-:       :���������j  Meets In the Opera House 1st and  3rd Tuesday  at 7.30 p.m.   Worthy  President   B.  Forcimrner;     Worthy  Secretary, C. H. Rummings.  TRAMP SAVED I3Y  A  CAKK  OF  Bt.   Joseph.���������Fred    Sorgen,   a one-  leggetl Weary Willie, who found      -it  too coid   to sleep out  of doors,  preempt oil  a chair  near  a'stove  in  a saloon at Sixth and Messanie streets,  ���������and  remained there until routed out  hy  Patrolmen Shea and White      at  seven  o'clock  in   ijic  niortiing.    Sorgen had  refused   to  leave  the sa,ioo;  when   the  proprietor  told  him       to  get  out.  ���������"llud   vou   been   begging   money?"  as'-rcd'the court. ,  "No,     sir,"   replied   the. prisoner;  "butj.did ask for ameal."  "I think the court ought to he le-:  njenti.with this man," suggeslicid Cap--  tain  McNahia-ra.j ,  "An d why?" as !���������: ed : J ml ge  C ar ol u s.  "Well,  sir," explained McNamara,  "     he hajd something    when   arrested  that, most      tramps   shun  as   they  would  a  rattlesnake.   lie had aicake  of soap, and  it -gave evidence of having  recently  been  used."  *���������   "That   ;'ft ccrtalinly. a mark  in     his  favor,"  replied   Judge   Carol us.   "I'll  let him  off  with   ten  days."  i  Steel  Range  Burns Coal, Coke  or Wood  Two sets of grates are  supplied with every  Kootenay Range���������one for cool ond the other for coke or wood���������  and the. flues are wide and deep, with no square corners, so that  the ashes and soot produced by soft fuels cannot clog up the  smoke and draft passages.  This feature of the Kootenay Range is a decided success.  ���������(,  The grates are so easilyt changed that a hoy can perform  the operation.  Sold by all enterprising dlealers.   Booklet free.  VFOsary's  London,     Toronto,  Vancouver,-  Montreal,     Winnipeg,  St. John, N.B.  ardwan  Sale of Mineral Claims  SOUTH  NANAIMO   ASSUSSMJENT   DISTRICT.  I irerohy jive  notice   that on Monday,  the Uth dav of November,   A.I) ., 1905, at  the hour of 11   o'clock a  in., at the  Court  House,  Nanaimo,    j shall offer for sale bv public: audi on    U.e  Mineral    Claims  in  the  list  hcr������.nafler set oul,  of   which   Crown   lSrAniil have bi,en' lssucd   ft)l- uil  unpaid   la.ve*  accrued   due  and   payable  o������ tlie 30th dav of June, 1915, a������d   for  tire expenses  oi' advertising   this notice.  If the taxes and expenses of advertising, as sot out in said list, are ��������� not paid to me on or before the  day of sale, the claim* may be sold to the highest bidder and a convey ance executed to the purchaser of all  rights and  interest  in said claims legally allienatcd by the Crown by the    Crown  Grants  thereof.  Iu  the event of  there being no .purchaser or   if  the price  offered   shall     not be    siidicient  to pay  the taxes  and  txpwises,   the  land shall absolutely revert to  lhe  Province ami   Crown    Grants   thereof shill  be  deemed  v.u. tiiSst'^i:7  I..    ��������� '���������;       ^ V';  LIST  AROVK ftlh.NTlON'ED.  IT PAYS TO BUY  ai  Weinrobe'������  GIVEN AWAY FREE  Silverware & Jewelry Will be Given Away FREE  IlfiRfi ARE A  FEW OF T HE   LATEST   DESIGNS'  rN   ELEGANT   SILVERWARE   AND  JEWELRY,  WHICH WE  . ARE  GIVING' AWAY  FREE  AND  WITHOUT CHARGE.  ;  It will give you a cWance to get     Chi istinas gifts for your  friends without paying a  c eat for them.  Our prices arm the low ost     and you     Cau get 10  pei cent,  back  foi  every dollar's Worth of goods ��������� purchased in our stoie.  SILVERWARE  CRE\I\1  PITCHERS  SUGAR HOWLS  BUTTER PLATES & KNIVES  CAKE  PLATES  FRUIT DISHES  CJ.VSTAL AND SILVER  BREAKFAST  CRUET  FANCY  DECORATED CHINA  UREAKFAST  CRUET  DESSERT FORKS  DESSERT KNIVES  JEWELRY  QENTLRMANS'  WATCH GOLD  FILLED & SOLTD -SILVER  MENS' GOLD PLATED CHAINS  LADIES' SOLID GOLD RINGS  MENS' SOLID  GOLD RINGS  LADIES'  GOLD  BRACELETS.  LADIES'S   BROOCHES  B, S. Weinrobe,  HIGH STREET,  LADYSMITH, B.  C  -\.  Any  Kind  r  of  ���������-2 Job  Pri nting  Done Promptly and  WELL  Al  BOOTS & SHOES  AT RIGHT PRICES  Repairing and Making to  Order a Specialty  i  /  THOilAS   MCEWAM_  >  1st Avenue,   Ladysmith, B. C.  NOTICE.  From      this date  tbe undersigned  will* not be responsible lor any indebtedness     incurred except on      a  written order signed by tbe secretary,  Rowland Machin.  V. I. EXPLORATION & DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.  Non Personal Liability.  Victoria, B. C, May 18th, 1905.  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that the undersigned wifl apply at the next regular sitting oi the Lionising Bcanl  for the transfer of the retail liquor  license held by him for the Portland  Hotel, located on lot 5, block 8, Ut  Aveaue,  City of Ladysmith, ttJoim  Gogo. ANGELO' TATH.  Russell  Simpson,   Solicitor  for  aj*������-  plreant.  Ladysmith,  B. C.   October 4,  1106.  LEDGE  Office  Colds  i  1st   Avenue  It ahonld be ban* ia miad that  every cold weakens the lungs, low-  era the vitality and prepares the  system for fie more aerioua diseases, among which are the two  greatest destroyers of htunaa life,  pneumonia and consmnprioa  Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy  has won its great popularity ay its  prompt cures of thi* most common  ailment. It aids expectoration, relieves the rungs and opens the  secretkma, effecting- a speedy and  permanent cure. It counteracts .  any tendency toward pneumonia. '  I  I   Price 25c, Large Size 50c    ���������  W  ,aJ  5M(xs2es2  Name ������f Person   \Naine  A  fin  DESIGNS 4  TRADE-MARKS    .  AND COPYRIGHTS .  OBTAINED  ADVICE AS TO PATENTABILITY ______  * Notice iu "Inventive Age"      _pK_Efl_H ������!  ��������� Book "How to obtain Patents" riltE.^  TS  FREE  Charges moderate. No fee till pntent is secured. 1  Letters strictly confidential.   Address.  ��������� E. G. SIGGERS, Patent Lawyer, Washington, 6. C.',  &���������**������.*.���������������*������.     ������     lw---_-_.A-_-^.    ,������.    ���������'.     .     ,     .<  ���������  01   Claim.jjjs^ijptjou 0f  Claim  Forbes Annie E.  Forbes,  Jarnen  Forbes,   Robert  Sfcorre\ray  Lucky Jack  Vtuulerbill  jMllner  |B.    C.  |Miune_^)olis  Nelson  Paystrcak  ITotal lExpenses  Taxes j        and   ___ ^^l J L'o-ts  Lot.  72   Texails  Is. |l2 : 25 2 _- " .  Lot 79  Texada Is.   ]2:!)0 2;"  Lot 7C  Toxada  Is.   Vi'; 50 2r "  Lot 77  Texaila  Is.    10 t 50 2- "  Lot  71   Texaila is.  10 ;" *3!> 2:"  Lot  7S  Tuxarhi  Is.    9 : 75 2: "  Lot  73  Texaila  Is. 12:75 2'-"  Lot 75  Ttwaila  Is.'13 r 75 2^ "  I Total  I amount  '       Due  I 44 ^ 25  14 f 50  15 : 50  12 ��������� 50  12,25  lit 75  14 j 75  15 t 75  M.  BATK,  Soutii Naaaimo Assessment District,  Nanaimo, B.   C.  Nanaimo, JO Oct., 1905.  1  Public  Notice  Attention is called to  the   fact that the  Flour mils Co ,   Limited  makers of ROYAL HOUSEHOLD FL6UR. have for some time  past been producing flour in a vastly improved aud purified form  by the aid  of ELECTRICITY  and  having secured control of    all the basic patents relating thereto, take this opportunity of advising  the  public  that  any unauthorized users of the electrical   (lour purifying processes   will be pro-  Becuted.  Ogilvie 3?l<mr Mills Company limited  are *h.e    only    millers in Canada wli9se     Flour  is purified by the   electric process THE   DAIW   tEDGSR  j.-'-- r --r-  ^*���������4H^**JJt7^tWr^ty  jSH-SS!  sc=_ssbsss-:  WiiiiBMeu**4^:J*  UQL ITEMS  TO LET���������Furnished Rooms, with or  without board. Corner 3rd Avenue  and High Street.  Our photograph studio will only ljt*  Open a few  days  more,    t'hotogr.iphs  i'rorri  ������2.50  per doyen up. Come     in  today.    Fricke &  Schenck.  * City Clerk Stewart was around  early thi.s morning, exercising Robert  Allan's horse, which was left behind  when Mr. Allan moved to Crofton.  PAINTING   AND   PAPERHANGING  Neatly and Artistically Done  5. ROEDDING  Orders Promptly   Executed      LADYSMITH  MARINE  C'omjrleling her last trip of tho  .season to Lynn Canal, tlie C.P.R.  steamer  Princess   May,   Captain   Mi*  Z l^J'l     ,..!1C.C, \ is  t? l-w������l,   reil-cll<*1  Vancouver  on Wednos-  " "'      '      ''       "   day ,from Skagway.   Alter ,her sixty-  be re-organized     for-   the     winter.   A  meeting i.s caiJed     for an early date-  Rooms  have  Opera House.  been  secured   next the  three passengers hud debarked  sailed for Victoria, and will Leu*.,  od over to Messrs. Bullen & Con.,  puny,   who, during the winter will ov  -Willi I, H11U,       US.lllW l.,,s,        .....sv.-        ���������-  In Exlrasion     m.t.cs .about   ten new ^^  aml  r_.mw|ci  lhc ���������rafti al  coal ears per  day  are  being aildotl to      1(roxi_liltL.  ,()St   ol  5i5ii,i.O0.  Hie equipment, cars having been fo  some time in demand in various sen  tions of tlie mine.  On   Novcm-I-cr loth  the local  Aerie  of Eagir-s      win iioid an At Home in  then-  lodge   room.   Precedinir   tlie   At*!     , ,.   .,        ,    ,     r       ,    .  -,, , ,. .��������� ,    ,   ,^   .    ,,.'Coleman ������.\i Evans'wharf,  where  llo.nc n meeting will be belli nt which,. ��������� ,     ,,    , ,  0 -0  0  The heaviest individual shipment oi  dog  salmon c\er  made  froma British  Columbia port will he sent to Japan  en the tramp steamer lriord, oi ihe  Dollar  line,  winch  will  reach  Evans,  nomination     of officers for  the ensuing year  will  tal������e place.  iJUU tons of sail dog baboon are awaiting lror arrhal, *says a Vancomcr  (iespatch. This particular branch of  the fishing .-.ndusiry i.s growing \ery  xapidly, as c\idenced by lhe fact."  that whole acies ol the waterfront  arc strewn with big boxes of salt  lish.  Mr. W. Greaves, C.P.R. frcip;lit-  chrk at Uie local 'depot, while li fill g a trunk into the freight car this  morning fell wilh the box from the  plat-form. Striking his head as he  Jell,' he received painful injuries to  ^hi's.facc.  Smote Big B Cigar.  Waller Jones and Oliver W-ilet look  a day  off tins  week and   went out for 1  game. Thev  brought     b..ch seven.',ish-    Thcrc  is "ol4,il,6 about  U,c l,0&  orate  of  -rouse,  maiianl   ducks,  etc,'salu,on  in lls sall-d  statc*  as *  a')-  and onivvcnt     a short distance .rornl1)ears  rea<iy  fo1  0>:1>Ort'   thaL  is  1>ar"  _01_e. -       j       , jticularly  sugge-sti.c   uf  luxury,    but  they   arc  considered   .1 great   delicacy'  in   Japan,   ami    loc.l   Japanesu   are  taking .advantage ol  lhe market thus  afford.'        1  ship large quantities  to  the Orient.   Thc industry appears   to  be almost  entirely  in thc hands    ol  the Japanese.   The steamer  Ilforcl  rs  now on her way up tiie coast     from  South  America.    She will  sail from  Thc   Rainbow  and  the- Mist,     the  Vancouver direct to  Kobe.  feriues which   arc to be  used   to  take     ,T .,             ���������    ��������� 1    ,������������������  .,              ,         ,,         -,-,',;���������                   Mr.   (Jco.   Cassidy,   provincial   couth'; men to and from Protection, ar-      ,   ,, ,                          .    ..,  .  _,    ,   .     .,               ,                   .    ,        stable, lias     gone up to Extension*  n\ed   in   Nanaimo   harbor  vesterdav,         . .   ,   '     ,     ���������       . ���������    .  ������������������,.-,           , ,,                 , "         ,  - '   aj-ain toda-v,    to   rn\estigat-e  com-  and tied up aMhc. new wharf, where I   ,  .  , ,    .     ,-,,._             ,,         ,  +.                 ,.                .               ,            1 plaints made  by Chinamen who     al-  they   were the subiccl   of  much com- '  ment   by  many  iiiteresled   spectators  "Wl o  went  down   to   have   a look  at  SPORTS  ��������� ���������  ��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������  SKATING���������  ���������fi:���������  * Skagway���������The young folk at White  Horse are already enjoying that invigorating sport called skating-. The  lake at the back of the town has  been frozen over for a week and the  young people have been taking advantage of -the chance to exercise'  themselves  on   the  ice.  Tlu; Northwest Mounted Police  boys are const muting a skating, rink  at thc bail-sacks at White Horse for  the use of themselves ami friends  during the winter. It will be enclosed with canvas and will be supplied  with hen led dressing rooms. A curl-  ing rink will also be one ofthcw.in-  tcr     attractions at    lhc      bar racks.  Many inlevestiivg games with the  st alios nn* played between Atiin -and  While  Horse  teams.  ���������������3&-  I  A nice new lot of patterns in floral and  tife effects at rived  today  25c. to 50c, per yd.  NAiRNS 12-FOOT  LIN HUM  -r-noaaaaaa-^  thc  much-talkcd-of ferry.  Direct From France���������Tooth, shaving  hair and clothes brushes.A spkjivdjd  assortment at the Ladysmith Pharmacy,  1 lege  that  certain   boys   annoy   them  by   stoning   their  houses   after   dark  e>cry   evening.    A warning   gi\cn  by.  ihe-fcorrstabie yesterday did  not ha\e  the   des>ired  effect.  .obituary;  Sirs.   A.   J. McMurlrie and Mrs, \V.  He.viidge are  mourning  the death  of  Parker Williams,   M   P.  P.,  was  in'11'01'1'  ''lothcr,  Mrs.   Ho'sannah1, Wall of  the c.tv last 'evening,  having come up Nanaimo,   who  passed  away   yoster-  . ,, _  . '      ,>.,.,    h,nri,inn Tim    As.1 -no ������i .| I     li<ll-Hl-"<  Mr  HOLD I NO   OF   HANDS   A  SURE   SIGN   OF   LOVE.  Philadelphia,   Nov.   3.���������In   all  probability   jt was   thc   affecting       address on  hand-holding-,   made   hy Joseph Hunsickcr, attorney for the plain  tiff, that won for Miss Mary Alker a  verdict   of $2,500 against  CharlosiL  Mueller,   a saloon.keeper,   whom   she  such  for  .flO.OOfl  damages  on      .the  charge of broach of promise  of marriage,  says   the  Philadelphia  North  American.- . ' ���������'  Another interesting feature of the  trial was tlie collapse of Mrs. Anna  Rauscnborger, a sister of Miss Alker  who stopped the first trial twq  years* ago by a similar collapse while  she was testifying in behalf of* the  saloon-keeper.  "You wjil notice," said -Mr.���������Hunsickcr, in ah mm ing up Miss Alkcr's  case to the jury, "that it has been  testified lrere that the defendant held  the plaintrfi's hand. I ask you wheth  er or not   that  is   a s'-gn of   affection?  "1 submit that it uirquestionabb,*  shows an affect onatc relat on between my client an|d the defendant,  and   I hat   he   held  her  hand   because  Only  three   Patterns  left,   but     we   are  clearing   these  out  cheap. See Them.  Walter* &  Akenhead  $50���������Per acre for 5-acre blocks 1 mile  from City:  $375���������Cash secures a fme lesldeace in  the choicest part of the city. Oulj  $241'' more to pay at the rat������ of  $12 per month. Owner has invested over $GC* im im.provw_ie-.ts.  Water laid  on.   Fi������e  gardem.  $280���������Cash    and   $4I0 on mortgage  buys  two lots  each   60x12# only a  few  yards   frost  p������st-of-������ie.     Fine  ,  ikvestmeat.  $500���������Cash and bala.1102 ������n tiiae buys  two first-class     stores ia busiaess  portion of city"  For Rent���������A nice star* oa First Avenue.  For  Rent���������A nice two-roamed stare  For  .  Rent���������Nice  two-rcamed  cabia  near statian. -*  Deeds,  Wills,     Mortgages,  Contracts and Agreements Drawn.  J. STEWART  Conveyancing     9      Notary Public  Phoae, 3.  - P. O. BOX _6*  Appoinhments may be mada at any  time for dental work at Dr. Dier'a  011 High street st  Now the long evenings have come,  get your reading matter .at Knight's  Book Store. -  fto-n home on a wheel      Mr   Wiiii-H.i,   <lav morning.   The deceased' ladyl was  lie  loved  her at  that  time,   no mat-  had \Jinn,^    "r^i ��������� 'slat   ' rl^oZ .4"^car_ of-age, and  a native af Kui- ter  whether his  love has cooled now  the wlnv-f roa'd \s iUsi, thelnnS ton-  Slan������������nlsl.iro,  England.   She was  or not.      She  permitted him   to hold  tne wna. i loan, as iu .s in me hands,   _ ., r ^     .._,    m]_    _n, n    .,im. him,  ,.i<v,.1llv.p qh<> ti,0���������~hf he was  cf the  Lands     & Works  Dep  who are dealing     with thc  Colliery     Company.   It is     'expected"--    '^^^ "^^ '^^y    time.    Miss   Alker'is   40  years    old  t r.t   there w,n 1-, something definite J������      ������j   >���������������'>     h���������      f   >_ a���������d Muullei. ,s  morc than c()  about tlieniatier witliin  the next day u-c "  tc      a '       icmo\ni  10 iNoriu  ��������� ,  finl/l   -ltirl   ilici-p   finrno-pil   in   the  bote  VOTE  OF THE  PEASANT.  Tiie following is taken from  "Russia's First  Parliament,   the  Duma,''  by   W.   '1\    Stead,    11   the Am-eiScaii;  Monthly Review  of Reviews  for November: , It  must  be admitted  that  lire government   in  constituting     Uio  duirra has  done it.s utmost  to  facilitate the winning   of  the election   by  reducing  the number of electors     t-o  thc lowest    minimum   that has ever  existed in  any nation.    No one   has  yet   .enuiroJ   to  calculate  how many  electors..there will  be on the register  when  the  ballot  box  opens.    It will  probably be an excessive estimate  if  we put  the  number  at   100,000,  not  including   the   peasants���������100,000   out  of    a nation  of  130,000,,000:   Things  are not,  however,  qu,ite  as  bad    as  lllp  Inn !<:    l,on'   rtwliroiilSlilHJ,   J'jiigiarm.   onu naa   "..  -s.u.       ,^..-   L ,      rtlv,   ,ii;U|   uu������^<i^,   11^.1-   u..,   w.ss.  marline     'llie     wil,ow of tllc lale 'l^os.^Yall.  'hoc hand because she^thought' he was   thcse  fjgur?s   wouhi  SU{,gcst.       For  Wen ^ ."     Ml'-   VVa11 at 'one tiinc ran  the Wcl-*to 1,c ������uture husband." tho peasants, who-form two-thirds or  .'n^������? liiiLton   Hotel,   hut at the  death   of       The     jury    was  out  only   a short    three-fourths of   the  population,  art.  'expceie.i       ���������*     s-n-r.r    1imo.    Miss   Alker'is   40  years    old.- ,.lin,.p.t.,.,,j,���������i     ;,,      :1 r-m-imm    imdii-efl,  IALL   DONE  IN   THE   NAME  OF  A  FRATERNITY.  Mount Vernon,  Ohio,  Nov.   3.r���������Bur-  are " wcl7 known all  o'-er   the   Island.'icd  beneath  a culvert,   200  feet   from  .Hesidc-s      Mrs.   .McMurtrie  and  Mrs.  | tire spot  w.here  Stuart Pierson,   the  .   .,.������ .,..,,.,.   was  dc'ivcmuly ' Hoveridge,  the following are her sons   Kenyorr  College  student   was  ground  A. E. Roberts, of Nanaimo, a, I   a������"   ������lauahtcrs:   Mr.   W.  II.   Wall,   of  , to   Heath   by  a train,   the  autlronties  or two.  The specip.l Evangelistic service  last, evening in the Methodist churcl  was of great interest. Tlie church  was well ill led by an attentive-an  'dience. Thc ���������'sermon  Ee*-  wa*;  an   eirnesl   appeal   to all lo he  ready  io  hn>ve  a s-h.ire  in   the goldrn  age      that  is to come.    Revs.  Boyle  anc Schlichlor look, part in the after  service  ari-d  gave brief,   pointed     addresses.    Thc   meeting's   will  he   continue:]  tonight, ami  Mr.   Roberts will  agtin  preach  the -sermon.   ._ *���������  1   have just received 'a good "assortment 0'. comic, burnt leather and pic-  and  there engaged  in   the hotel  'business.       lie died about ten years  ago,  anil  Mrs.  Wall   removed  to  Nanaimo   1.0 live-    She and her children  /NOTICE.  Notice is hereby giveji that the first  sitting of thc Court of Revision of  the City of Ladysmith will be held  in the Council-Chambers, LadysmiUr,  on Wednesday, 2'Jth November, at 7  p.m.  J.   STEWART,  C.M.C.  HAY, GRAIN and  FARM PRODUtf  Orders will be delivered anywhere  in thc city promptly and at the low  est possible prices.  Leave orders at Christie'., oa th*  Eiplanadi.  James Warnock  A FINE LOI OF  toria'l  Store:  post cards.        Koighfs Book  Call' 'ii and  see  them.  EXCELSSOR DANCING CLUB  ���������   Thc  above  club  w-as  formed     and  ranied   last 1\ fond ay   evening. *     The  fir**      dance    of  the  .scasju  will bo  hpl'  on Tuesday,  Nov.   7 th.  A general invitation   i.s extended   to the   la-  die;:   for the  season.    Any gentlemen  wishing  to  ;oin  may   do so   i>y  send-  in;!   his  nan;  Harrison,   of  have      found   three  pieces   of   bloodstain wl rope and  a wad  of absorbent  cotton,      also  saturated  with  blood.  County  Prosecutor  Sbillwell   believed  the boy  was chloroformed as tlie cot  ton w-as bound across his face,   and  than      then   he was  tied  across   the  tracks as  an initiation into a college  fraternity.    It is believed  that     the  voir dental work.done, if you are'cotton     was removed  later  and  f ���������  need   ofi.it.    Fortunately   Lady-.. hoy left stupificd-, On   these grounds  tne prosecutor will carry the case'to  the grand  jury   on  November   13th.  Vancouver;  Mrs.   VV.   O  Cumber-land;      Mr.  A. T. Wall; Mrs.  Xpii 1 I'.oyd, of Cumberland;  Mr. .Tosh  ua Wall;  Mrs.   llobt.   Currie,  oi Van  couver,  and Mr. J.  T. Wall.  The   funeral   will   (iake   place       on  Tuesday   next.   o������������������ ���������  It  is  a good   time   in  the  year   ten j  in  smith people do not. have to o-o  away- for first-class work in this  line- Dr. Bier's work in , dentistry! is  giving every satisfaction lo thc La  dvsmith   pii'bl'ic.  represented     irr      a curious,   iindirect  fashion.    Eveiy - peasant   householder  has a volie .',11 the election of Un>,vo-  lost, or district assembly.  Every ten  ���������.���������e..s;u.-(s     sci'.d one of  their ruirnlvei:  to   tho volost.    Tb-s-j   representati\es  are  eljclnl   for   tihrce   years.       They  are cliargcl   with  various local    ad-  niiiiiistrative duties.  All of ttem were  elected   hel'orc   the   duma   was  eslab-  l.isheid.    Elected for one purpose, they  are now utilized   for  another,       and  they form an overwhelming majority  oi the electors of  the duma-'  .All figures arc more guess-work,  but     we  take it that the  peasant population.  is     100,000,000,  or,  say,   20,0-00,000  householders.    These  are   represented  by  2,000,000   members   of volosts, or  district assombj^rs.    IiisUi-ectly,; there  fore,   all  the peasants  are represented,   but  the   right   of choosing   their  representative is  not  vested  in     the  Dining Room Tables,  Dining Room Chairs,  Kitchen Tables, <5c Chairs,  Armchairs, Rockfngchairs  Prices to Su t Purchaser  G PETERSON'S Store  Cor. 5th. and Roberts St  whole  body   of  the*peasants,   but  in  the delegates   whom   they   have     already  elected  for  an  entirely .different  purpose.  J. T. Fab ay and E. Bud den, of* Vie  eoria, are registered ,at the A-bibots-  ford   hotel.  If   interested,   read   the   advertisement on  the,fourth juigc'addressed to  poultry  farmers, and see J-  Stewart  at once. - There is  a bargain  irr      it  Tor   the right party.  ��������� a- ���������   Recently Justices oi the Peace  Mathe.so-n and Stewart fined Win.  a*, in to Mr. Smith, of Ross, a boy living at Extension, $'"1  t-i*e Mint, or atk'.iiding the meeting 'and costs, for throwiiio- stones at a  ne:-f   Monday  evening. | Chinaman's house.  ���������fitkizsai3ez*esitvssx3*auK^vsi  -JltK  XI  MONDAY, THC 6TH OF NOV.,  A. HOWE, of CHEMAINUS, wi������ open the MEAT  MARKET lately    run  by W. Ward, on Roberts .street  J,TH A FULL iUNE OF FIRST CLASS MEAT 5  A TRIAL SOLICITED  IvGWE  Store  Occupied  by   John  e with   counter  ately  lompson,   com  and fixtures.  Rent $15 per month, App?y to  RUSSELL SIMPSON  Now    that  l Christmas I  Will Soon-be Here--  t is time to think  about       your  Xmas fruits,  etc,  Iff.������ Iff  New Currents,  New Raisins.  New 0range, Lemon k  Citron Peels  SPECIAL  ������������������������������������������������������������������������  BARGAIN  We are showing over 200 PAIR of  Ladies' Gents' and Childiens' Hose  S  ALSO BOYS SWLATERS-N0 TWO ALIKE  Just the' thing required this cold  weather. All fhese goods are mark>  ed in plain figures, being 25 PER CfNT.  off regular price.  i  SIMON LEISER & CO Ltd.  GATACRE ST  LABYSMITH  W.-..6. Fraser  MerchantTailor,  *l . / i(ist|Avenue) '  Rail Stock   on   hand. Call esrly and  get your choice  ft  i ������������������;  ft:  Heating Stoves  Our Stock is Now Complete in  v    HEATING STOVES  .1        A Large Variety to Choose From  PRICES   RIGHT  The Ladysmith Hardware Co.. Ltd,  Saam3StWSZ^SiS������3SSfSSS3ZSBSaVBm  JUT ARRIVED   ���������A large Shipment of thc very latest  Styles in LADIES' aod 3������HTSV CHAINS, ' LOCKETS, RINGS,  Etc.-Etc.  1.  CAU  AND  SEE  THEHI  ==SThe PRICES ARE MODERATE for the BEST QUALITY ������^  B.FORCFMnER  WATCHMAKER,   JEWELER, OPTECIAN  First Avcnu������,    X  Ladysmith,   B. C  COAL MINES REGULATION   ACT  Notice  of   Examination.  NuW������t   is  hereby  given   that exarrrinati;Tjis will Jrc rh<*l.l for .1st,'2nd and  3rd class Gertrfrcai.es  of coniimtcncy   under     the  provisions  of the  "Coal  Mils* Regulation  Act," on the l'lttr, 15th     .and, ICth   days   ot NoVemJuer,  1905,  commvnciug  nt  the  hour     of   0.30   o'clock  iir  tire forenoon.   '-..':  The ���������x-aminat-iiwrs  will  be held at Fernie,     Nanaimo and  Cumberland.  Tke subjects will  Ik; as follows:  ~-T-"- -*-** ��������� - ' *  1st Class Candidates I       2ml class candidates |       3rd class  candidates  s  helled Almonds,  New Extracts,  etc., etc.  AND ADAM.  Mining act and Special  Rulirs  Miuo Gases  Veutilation  #en������ral  Work-  Mi nin-g Machinery  Surveying.        Mining act and  Special   Rules  Mine  Gases  Ventilation  G-enoral   Work  Mining act and  Special  Rules  Mine Gases a������d  General   Work  Pattern  res.  nd Lates*  Stoves  We arejmakin'g them oi the NiW-Jst  ���������  Styles, j  WE pe ALL KINDS Ol*1 FOUNDRY WORK  :i ��������� ���������ur Prices a������ RwiBona,   bit  SEE3 9)UR   NEW STAVES IN 13LA1R AND ADAM'S WINDOWS.  Jj and at L������dysmilh Hardware Ccmpany  LAO/3 liriU)^ i   STOV E WORKS CO,, LTD.  by  Lhe  'PHONE   2-4        l������HslNE  24.  Applications must be made to  the undersigned,  accompanied  statutory  f������a, ae follows:  By an  aPPHcarrl for  r/irst and Second  Cl������,ss Eiairrin-ation   ^$ie.()������  By ������.a  applicant  for  Third Class   Examination        5.')il  The applications must be accompanied by tcslinvonials < r cotiC'cd  ������������������jilts tkereof, (a) If a candi.Hte for I'Mrst Class, Ihat he *s a Piitish  subject and has had at least five years'cxperience in or a/bout the practical  y������rki������_     of a coal  mine, and is at    least   25  years  of age.  (V)  If a candidate for    '.^coiid  Class,  that he has had  at  least    *ive  T������ars' experience in or about tlie practical  working  of a ccal   "nine.  (c)  If a candidate  for Third  Class,   that Ire has hail at least      '*.(*e  jears'  experience in   or about; the  practical  working of a coal mi'ic.  ly ���������riler af the Beard,  FRANCIS   H.   SH-EPHE'R������  Secretary.  Nanaimo, B. ������.,  S������pt*mber 30th,    1905.  TO POULTRY FARME  100- ACRE FARM NEAR LADYSMITH  Five acres cleared and cultivated, four roomed house  'jve Poultry Houses, 5oo Laying Hens, one Plough,  clover Cutter, Axes, Hammer*, Saws and Tools < . every description, two Spray Pumps, ^26 worLii o.  Blasting PavvJer, Wire Netting six feet high cov :���������- \n%  3i->j acres. 2 1-2 Tons Hay, $20 worth New Laths  '���������Mfb, Shot Gun and two .good SaiB Boats.  S450 Cash and $750 on Plortga^e  J.STJSWART,  P. O. Box 268. Ladysmith Phone 3  "-.l\

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