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 ���������������  ii-  1'  fejBGlSLATIVE AKSKMULY  F".*i*������^   -������^l������-i-'-*; ������" .������'/  .     ������,���������&*��������� - ���������,'r--V.'f     ���������     >���������>.. '  I ���������:-���������' /���������>.* - -vA "  l^i^JljLrf  VOL.a,  MONDAY,   SEPT    18,   1005  .-4?  <v^,  PRICE FIVE   CENTSEP19 J.9'/  I  I;  I1  1**.  B*>.*  I  "���������  J-'1  Mi     ?  fc:  FOOTBALL & BASKET*  BALL TEAMS CHOSEN  After Yesterday's   Practice the  Committee Picked the Men  to Play at Portland  Basketball  and  Football Teams  Show Splendid Form,     They  Will Leave Sept 24th.  %  ) t  HL  Mr  mi-  K  o  r:<  Ji  n  <  MH  The Black Dianic������n.ls met ihe Snow-  flukis on the biml.-cr. ground yestcr-.  day in association football, and- the  spectators had the pleasure of witnessing some ol the best football  seen here for a Jong time. Tire men  of both teams seemed to Ihj in' first-*  rate form, and the match was thoroughly interesting ami even, although  -. the rSnowfiakes  defeated   their  opponent* by four goals to two. # -  ��������� ; The great superiority of  tlie  play  seen yesterday ,to that of the. beginning, of the present'season goes     to  slibw what regular practice will do.  _ The  local _boys  have,  as a result of -  turning out    continually, got   -Into'  ' splendid form, and, they, will go to  Portland on   ^Sunday next knowing"  how1    to play ' football  properly' In  the big tournament they   will,     .of  coursey be up again.st'the best'teams  niittee     decided  upon  the  following  pluyers as being the best to send:  A;  Hailstones.  Freeburn. ���������  O'Connell  Snowden.-  McMillan.      ~  Gilmour." '���������  Eno. ', ;    ���������  Sandeisr.'i.  A.  Morrison. '   -    - .;  T.' McMillan.  W. Graham- .   **/ .  Adam .��������� ���������     -,,,-';  Blundfll.  They .will be accompanied by Manager J. Callendar'and Traiii)r-s D.  O'Conncll and C. Hewlett.      "' ���������  The team  will practice throughout  the week, and on"- Saturday evening  next   - will   hold  their  last  practice  ma tch.  The     basket ban team will Le seiec-  It.  . T.  E.  R.  P.  , J-  j.  - W.  .1.  ���������A.  I  L .c  J.  A.  J.'  T.  Eno.  . Hailstones.  Adam.  O'Connell:  of the coast,  but it is  not unreason-  able to hojre, that they will .make a'ted froin the following piavers-  very goo.l showing.   The anxiety of j    N. A. Morrison.       '     .i._  every     player'   to' bring the trophy i  back    to Laxlysinit-h makes it clear  that they, will do"t*hoii; -level best in'  the t'ournay and they will go to tire  American city  with the best wishes  .of all Ladysmith people.     <  ' ; Yesterday afternoon the .commit/tee  appointed to-select the ^'tea'm .to represent ._ the    local club at Portland  were "at the match/ The committee  .consists of Messrs. W.^Simpson,   J.  . ,CalIdndar, H.  Thomley,  W.- Sanderson and H.  Fulton. '  ��������� 'After proper consideration the com '- them  C. McMillan.  C.  Hewlett.  There is^ no ��������� doubt that tlie committee has selected] the bestl possible teams that the two clubs can  put-up."- In the .basketball practice  yesterday the boys--showed splendid'  j style,  and much cap be expected    o\  iiL  P.*  I.  I  I  k  THE KINO  IN SCOTLAND  REVIEWS   GREATEST   NUMBER  OF SCOTCH SOLDIERS  SINCE  FLODDEKT.  TONIGHTS  CONCERT  A  SPLENDID  ENTARTAINMENT  PROMISED FOR  TONIGHT.  Edibuurg, Sept*. 18.���������The greatest An arrangements are completed for  muster of Scotchmen under arms tonight's concert and dance to he giv-  since tho bbttle of Flcdden Field cn in the Opera House under the aus-  was reviewed by King. Edward here 'pices of the -Football Club. Judging  today. . The King arrived at the ' by the way th������ tickets for the event  Scottish capital this morning and are selling the hail will be crowded  proceeded to; Holyrooil iPalace whence' The ,)logram is an excellent one and  an who   go can rely upon speeding a  PIRATES WAR ON CHICAGO YACHT CLUB  They   Inter the   Harbor  Flying ������ Black  Flag  Attack Building  and are  Frightened Off by the  Folic*  Chicago, Ills'] Sept. 18.���������  With a black flag flying from  its mas Ulead, and its occupants armed, a sailing craft  appeared off the foot of 3,'Jrd  street yesterday afternoon,  and after a battle with members of the Douglas Yacht-  Club in which the latter were  forced to appeal ro the police, weighed anchor and dis-  appeaicd m the direction of  ��������� South Chicago.  The pirate ship,  the police  say,  was seen by scores    o:  persons,   on     the shore.   Sho  'dropped  anchor  less  than half  a mile out  in  the  lake,   and  its sailors clambered  over the  sides     into a yawl and  were  rowed to tlie yacht club build  ing,  carrying rifles and  other  ' weapons.    The   invaders      attacked a number     oJLpersons  were sitting on the porch  of.    the building.  The  small  boat-hoiree party  were  finally   ,  routed  and  telephoned  for police aid. "  As the first of the police- '  men appeared "the "pirate'sj' *  hurried to their yawl, rowed .  back to their yacht and sail- ���������  ed away. v The police believe "  tha,t the pirates are youthful ���������  burglars who live In the dis- I  trict south'of'Hyde Park.  >      <  ft-.-1UCET IT  CRtlK  Is Making Investigation as  to the Possibility  of Operating.  ��������� ������  An Electric   Plant    With  the Amount of Water  Here. Report Tonight.  Colonel Tracty of Xancouver, arrived hi tojvn yesterday and this  morning left for Bush Creek, No 107  accompanied by City Constable O.rl-  lcnder and Alderman Harry Blair.  Col. Tracey will make a thorough investigation of the creek to sec if .t  win he possible to op-jiatc an eieclr'e  plant or the city wish tin** amount of  water there..  ��������� He will he back in town in tfme to  make a report to the City Council' p���������t  their' meeting this evening..  There is a great difference of opinion as to the possibility of operating  a power plant with the water of Bush  Creek. A great many think there "is  plenty of water for that purpose,  while others declare it is impossible.  The-opinion of an expert'Win therefore be awaited with interest If the  colonel-reports that there is sufficient  water, no doubt the electric^ plant, if  one is installed, win be operated with  water, it being the general opinion}  that' (hat method is eonstderabiy.more  satisfactory than steam  BLOWN UP BY  DYNAMITE  OLD MAN'S  DOUBLE CRIME  l  News of a tcrriabie dynamise outrage at the local court-house of^al-4  mining township'in the Nelson-prov-'f  mce of New Zealand, winch resulted  ui the death of Que of the paities to  a suit which was then in progress,  serious uuurics to tho magistrate,  the poiice-mspector, and other- persons, and the wrecking of the court  is brought by the Ausralian "mails.  ,Pony, Mont?, Sept^ 18 ��������� W. S. " The suit in question arose' out of a  Crates, an old and prominent resi- dispute between two neighbors nam-  dent of this place, shot and killed ed Ncam'es and Scwcli, and ur the  his wiie last night, and then pus a course of the hearing Seweii', who  bullet into his own head, dying an was defendant, and who had been  hour   afterwards.  an    was  On   their  marriage   gradually getting more and  more" ex-  Crates signed over all his property  to his wife, and their recent losses  was the cause of the family trouble.  %  I  attended  by  the Duke of   Cannaught ���������  and  a brilliant  staff,  he  rode to the  parade ground in King's Park.  Nearly 40,000 Scotch volunteers  were ;'p the march past. Enormous  numo'crs of visitors were here from  all Parts "of the world and the north  of England witnessed the review  which '^3 expected to assist in counteracting the extreme irritation felt  in volunteer circles over recent worrying  regulation of the war oflice.  During the march past. Sir Thomas Lipton, who is honorary Colonel  of the second Lancashir-c ���������-Engineers;  -was leading his regiment past the  King when his horse thre\v him, and  Sir Thomas was kicked iii the face.  His injuries arc not serious.  Hundreds of sacks of the finest potatoes growni in - the- world .and which  have been raised in the Chillrwack  district on the Fraser river valley  arc now being -brought down from  that section and forwarded to the  Yukon territory. The ehipment consists of nearly 50 tons.  P"  |f*v  ft*.  \>  CANADA'S YOUNGEST  MILLIONAIRE.  ���������Canada's youngest millionaire,  I-I.'  Cawtibra Mulock, son of Sir William  Mulock,    post-mastcr-general  of  the  ,Dominion,   will shortly leave   Montreal  in a private' car for  a tour 61  the West, which will  bring  him-     as  far as Vancouver.    He is expected  to  reach   that     city early in  October.  Mr.  Mulock cannot he more than 20  years of age, and  when only 14   he  became a millionaire four  times over-  upon   the death  of his  grandmother,  Mrs.    Henry     Cawthra of Toronto.  The estate was left in charge of his  father,      Sir William, till  the'beneficiary- should  reach his majority. The  Cawthra's     were    one of Toronto's  wealthy    families.     Henry   Cawthra  made     his   money in the  Southern  States1     during   the American civil  war, be havin-g had large government  contracts for the supplying  of     tlie  Northern iinny with  food  and supplies,  pleasant evening.  Piano Solo   Mrs. E. Watts  Song  ;  Mr    V. Smith  Scotch Recitation ...���������. Mis** AI. Leask  Song       Mrs. R. White  Dues..    Mossdames  Butler & Stephens  Claiionette Solo   Mr. Halverson '  Song  Mrs.- Trcheajne.  Burnt Cork Sketch (comic)  ...    Mr. S.  Thompson  Mr. Hr Thornley  Mr. T. Whitcombe  ......Miss,E.   Clay'  Mr J.  Sanderson  .  Miss  M.  Leask  ,;......'-Mist?  Duller  vj.   Misses Bryden  Recitation      Cornet Solo   Song (coon) '���������..'   Comic Song   Recitation  .���������    Song .........\ ..'  Instrumental Duet  Mayor Cctj-^irn will occupy the chair  and the    program     will start     at  8  sharp.     'Manager Nicholson  will have  the Opera, House properly heated and  nothing that would promote tiro comfort .   and     enjoyment  of those who  attend will be left     undone.       The  footnall    club   is genuine  in   its, determination to make the affair a success,  plcasurably,  and haive  secured  the     services of Robertson orchestra  for  the  dance.   A  supper  will      be  served     in   the  room  adjbinr&ig tjhe  main hall  for  the sum of 25 cents a  'coupl-3.  The footballers go to* Portland next  week so every body turn out tonight  and assist them,in defraying the expenses of the trip. You will get  your moneys worth for tlie programme is a good one.  NAN PATTERSON" IS  AGAHN   MARRIED.  Washington,  Sept.   10.���������Miss     Nan  Patterson, who was tried  tw.jce     in  New York ior the murder of    f Cea*  sar"  Young, a bookmaker, was     remarried     here today  to her  former  husband,  Leon C.  Marlin    The ceremony,     pei formed by the Rev. "Geo.  F.   Dudley,  ol' St.  Stephens'" Episcopal  Church,  too't place at the Patterson home, and, was witnessed only  by a few  intimate friends.    The couple  left   in   the ������������������afternoon   for     Now  York,   where  they  will   reside.   Miss  Patterson  and Mr.'Marlin were   divorced  three years  ago.       .  FRASER  VALLEY  FRUIT  GROWING.  TS IMPROVING.  New York, Sept, 17.���������Baron Ko-  mura's condition continues to show  improvement, -  Fruit    growers   will, he  interested  in ilearning that the iruit of the leaser   Valley  is  supplying  avast  market,in the CaJia-dian Northwest- this  season, and large shipments  of   the  best quality are being  made daily*to  Calgary,   R'egina,   Brand-on,   Winnipeg*  and  other  points.    Several   full carloads of  various  kinds of fruit have  been shipped lately,  hut the first car  all  of one Variety  was  sent. forRard  from -Harrison  River  ou  Friday.    It  contained  nothing but app.es.      and  something over  '100 boxes were forwarded.     The greater  portion  of the  sh:onie.ut'   was  grown   in  Chilliwack  valley.        The  fruit  crop  at   Chilliwack generally  has  been  well  cared  for  this  fall,���������all  the plums  and almost the entire, corp of prunes having  been  packed.    The early  variety  of pears   and apples.are also all   in,  while j������he  later . v,artet-ies will     he  plucked in a couple of week's time.  cited, suddenly,-rose from Ins seat and  approaching   the  magistrate,   announced     that he had a pocket tun of dynamite    Seweii     commenced fumbling  ui ���������   his" pocket,:     and the-fhagistralc.  with  great  presence of mind,  saw at  once that a misplaced word at such a  moment might mean sudden death to  some foity people ur the hail    'He he  gan,    to huirioi   Seweii    He told lnm  among other things, that the evidence  had     gone ur Ins  favor;  and Seweii,  apparently  pacdicd.   resumed  Ins seal-  The magistrate then sent a message  to Seweii's daughter,   who was within     hail, and told her to    decoy her  father outside the court    As soon as  tins was done, he instructed a police  inspector  a,nd      another constable to  fo"6w the man   with  orders that as  foon as     Seweii  withdrew Ins hands  from his pockets he,was to be secured    Seweii  had     no sooner  got outside,     than he said lo the inspector,  "Don-t  come so near.  1 don-1   want  (o  Inn L  youj" As      he uttered   these  woids  there  was a  I en flic explosion.  _ The inspector     was thrown violently  to     the ground and seriously injured  ' about     the head,   probably by  flying  stones: lire constable was xkng across  the road, and a man near was so jn*  'iircd that     ho will  probably lose his  eyesight.   The .conclusion was so great  that      the court-house  was ' wrecked,  every  window     be-iii!; shattered,  anil  seals were bent into irregular shapes  The      magisirate      was   injured,   and  children     in     a house some distance  away     were thrown to the door.   A  hotel      a  long     way  off  was  moved  three inches out o*' position,  and   the  explosion was heard six miles    away.  Seweii*     himself     was  AMERICAN TiiG  UNDER  CANADIAN FIRE  Tke Crulstr Vigilant Rid-  dies Poaching Sttamer  With Shells  Bariinrst Escapei but is  Badly Damaged by the  Fire  Erie,   Pa.,   Sept.   11.���������  The  fouith of the Jish tug incident  of the jiast  week  took place  in mitl-lakc   Erie  today   when  the Canadian   cruiser  Vigilant  riddled   the      big   steam   tug  Hairy     G.      Barnhurst  with  small  shells  fiom  the jiflc on  the patrol boat.  Capt. Nick Faset of the tug  admit ted after he escaped,  that the Vigilant could have  sent her to the bollom if X  Cajrt. Tunn had so desired. ���������!���������  They ��������� ran more than eight ^  miles under a full head of 4  steam before they crossed the 'X  boundary line and escaped the 4  Canadians. More than 30 T  shot struck the vessel and of *4-  these 15 o[ the small 'shells t  landed with telling,effect on -I  the upper parls of the boat, T  which careened to one side .������  with the mass of wreckage 't  when tshe came into port. X  Having  been   us\xl   formerly       ���������������  for a pleasure craft, the Barn-   X  hurst was of large size,   and   -���������  well fitted with steam equip-   ������  ment.  Tlvo     fireman",  Magnus    4>*  "Johnson,  fainted in  the hold    T  from  over-exertion  in  keeping   ������������������*���������  the, steamer  going  ahead.   He   T  was  reported   killed,   but  re-    <L  . vrved -   after   reaching   shore.   ������  .Two fishermen were cut     in  -the     faoe by    spl nters -shot  away by the  bullets  The  Barnhurst, accord.ng to  Captain      Faset,   was   about  five -miles over the line, drawing nets,, , when tho Vigilant  appeared.      The  other    Eric  tugs,  tihe  Alma,   Valiant   and  Boyd,   were  also  over       the  line and   lan  away   when the  chase  started.    Captain/punn  -ordered   the    Barnhuist       to  stop, but instead of doing so  Captain   Faset  put on       full  stoam    and started  for     the  "ime   He  took  a southwesterly direction and could not  be  headed  by the Vigilant.  It has   become quite      the  custom For the l^nc fishermen  to    cross  the  line regardless  of     strict     orders  from  the  companies     emplovin"   them,  and     having exciting  brushes  with  the  Vigilant.    They never     think of surrender  when  there     is     a chance    to  run  away.      The Barnhurst   lost a  qnantitv of ucls .  ���������u   \  "���������������-  .'  fe^B  ??ria, e-  REMARKABLE OPERATION IN NEW YORK  Doctors Take   Out and  Replace  a Man's * Heart and the Pa^  tient Lives  Removed the Heart in Order to  Extract a Bullet From  the |Fksh  New York, Sept. 18.���������A Philadel- struck. Some of the most eminent  pin a dispatch to the Herald says physicians in the city were called  that the removal of a man's beating   into  consultation.  Portions   of ���������   the  heart from his body and its replacement after a bullet had been extracted from the region adjacent to  it has been accomplished by tlie physicians at the Gcrmantown, Philadelphia,  Hospital.  Frank Robinson,  23 years old,  of  ticrmcnlown, was shot Ion September  7Wi   ha /  policeman  Money,   while the  .'alter  tvas trying to arrest  him. The  bullet entered  Robinson's chest     on  the left s.de.   He was hurried     to  the  German town  hospital   where   it  was     beieived     his     heart ha-d been  ribs were removed, exposing the  heart to view. No evidence of the  bullet could be seen, so the surgeon,  with great care, partly., removed the  organ from the body.  The bullet was found i-mbedded in  the flesh within a fraction of an  inch of tlie heart, upon,which it had  caused pressure. The heart was then  replaced and the ribs returned and  covered with flesh. There is every  probability that Robinson will recover.  WILL REVIVE  WALKING MATCH  THROWING OF DISC HAS GONE  OUT     OF    FAVOR    WITH  SOME  ATHLETES.  ^���������^^���������|^-*f^2^^<^r-^!.4.j..������.j.<j4r  SETTLEMENT  IS AT HAND  Kailstail, Scpl IS.���������II was ollk-ial  Iy announced last night that the jiiu-  bahililic-i are that Norway and  Sweden wj'Il, in the near future, he  able to bring the present separation  negotiations  to a definite result.  This  is taken  to  mean   that  a settlement  is at hand.  New York, N.Y., Sept. 18.���������Walking contests are to be revived here  by the  Amateur Athletic Union.  There have been no events of this  kind in the championship programme  since 1898.  II " was said at that time that  they were eliminated to make way  for throwing disc. This substitution was caused by the victory of  Robert Garrett, of Princeton, at  the first revival .of the Olympic games in. Greece in 189G. For a while afterwards the athletes were disc-maxl  here, and the A A.U added it to  lhe programme at the expense of the  time honored branch of walk'pg. It  has been found, according to the local athletes, that disc throwing is  no real test of strength and that its  expert handling is a knack which  many of tlie best weight throwers  have  failed  to  master.  Next fall at the Metropolitan and  National convention, steps will be  taken to have the walks inserted in  all the Union programmes and the  disc may be  dropped  METAL DEALER  KILLED  RUN    OVER  BY A TRIAA     ON  HIS     FIFTIETH  BIRTHDAY.  New York, Sept. 18.���������Charles Gou-  teaux was killed by a Long Island  train last night. Mr. Goubcaux'was  taking a walk while guests were gathering at his home. to celebrate his  50t|h anniversary. Mr. Goubeaux  was a wealthy metal dealer who had  been one of the most active ad-vocat  es tor-the removal of the Lejit Island Railway from the surface of  Atlantic Avenue, whichl will be accomplished in a few weeks. He was  mortally iniuredbiy one of the trains  of that road.  WILL   COMMUNICATE  TERMS OF   ARMISTICE.  Seoul, Korea, Sept. IS.���������A Russian squadron was sighted Sunday  afternoon oil Syotigchin, in Northern  Korea. Its mission was t0 communicate the term of the armistice to  the Russian forces 0n the Tumen riv-  ei.  BOX MAKERS'  UNION  CALLS  OFF   STRIKE.  shattered  to  "THERE ARE OTHERS''  SAYS   JUDGE   PARKER.  Ssopus, Sept. IS.���������Interviewed today Judge Parker staled that-if an  investigation was held il would he  found that insurance companies were  not the only corporations which put  into the treasury '���������'money belonging  to  widows  and  orphans   lo help    sc-  ' pieces        Only his legs and hair ol  fragments of his body were scattered  his     head remained  at the spot:  and  1 in an directions. Some pieces were  discovered on'the road 100 yards  away.  i cure  a partisan  triumph.'  COULD NOT ACCEPT  THE PEACE CONDITIONS.  Tokio, Sept. 17.���������Minister Yoshika-  wa has  resigned   because-  lie cannot  accept the peace  terms.  The--tho'roughfarcs   and   government [  New.York,   Sept.   18.���������A   strike    of  the    packing   box  makers  unkn   declared     three ��������� weeks   ago  in   a large  number' of  factories   in  Greater New  York,   was called off yesterday.   The  men  had  demanded  a 9-hour "day but  were instructed   to  go  back  on  any  terms   they  could  obtain   from   the-i-r  ���������employers.   ������������������ ��������� ���������  SHIP   BURNED   AND  TWO MEN DROWNED  Sault Ste Marie, Midi., Sept. IS.  ���������The schooner V. II. Ketchum bound  from Duluth to Cleveland, burned'  last night off Parisian Island, Lake  Sapen'on, and two members of her  crew were drowned while attempting  to  escape.  SECRETARY  TAFT  STARTS FOR HOME  FREIGHT   HANDLERS  WILL  NOT  STRIKE.  Chicago,    Ills.,  Sept,   1.8.���������Freight  handlers  employed  in  Chicago  by the  Chicago  and   Eastern   Illinois. Grand j  Trunk,  Eric and Santa Fe Railways  today   voted  to accept a renewal: of  the  present  working conditions   and  not strike for a ten per cent.      in-  creasex . ��������� ���������  buildings still, remain .under military  guard, ���������but there is no sign of disorder anvwhere.  MUCH PROlPEIlTY DESTROYED  IN BAKU RIOTS.  St. Petersburg, Sept, 18.���������According to reports from Baku, the plants  of 21 oil companies and those of .13  private owners were completely destroyed during the recent disturbances there.  Yokohama, Sept, IS.���������United States* Secretary of War Taft and his  party sailed from here this' afternoon for San Francisco on, the steam"  er Korea. Miss Alice Roosevelt will  return home on tho steamship Siberia.  A gang of  Chinamen have started  work on the short ijne close by the !  Wellington ColUery Company's pffice- J  PEACE REIGNS IN  -   U-.ORWAY   &  SWEDEN.  Karistadt,  Sept.  17.���������The first official  announcement  ihat lhe  delegates  ot Norway and Sweden were approach  mg an     understanding m their efforts  to establish a modus  \ivendi for the  countries     as  separate  governments,  was given out tonight   ai the close ot  the ..oint session of the delegates Tins  annbiiiincenieiit reads-   "The  profu.-a.bii-  ities are that     m the near future the  negotiations can be Uroughl to a definite result    Tins     somewhat cryptic  announcement     is accepted as indicating     that lhe     regotiations have filially reached a stage where an agreement is ui    sight and that a resort, to  arms winch might have involved oAh-  cr  powers may     sarely  be considered  out of.   the    question.   At this hour,  the     delegates a,nd oilier officials decline to     throw further     light  on the  subject of  lhe negotiations  winch will  he     resumed tomorrow*.   It    us taken  for granted     ihat a compromise    has  been   reached  on  the subject of fortifications    which has been     the crux of*  tiro situation from   the start and that  the main -questions will be arbitrated,  ft  is     rumored  that considerable in-"'  lluence     was iLVought to bear on both  sides looking to concessions by  which  the   wounding of the  sensibility   of the  people of c'ther nation might be avoid  ed and an cntentn net ween the Scandinavian peojiies be secured. While it  is possible that the exact terms of an  agreement     have , een drawn up and  approved by both sides, the indefinite*'' '  imvss of the official announcement coupled with     the resumption of sessions  of the delegates     tomorrow, leads' to  the     inference that     only  the  broad  terms on which Sweden will consent,  will dissolution    of the union be'set-  tied.   But     as both sides up to this  morning    appeared firm     in their demand     regarding the fortresses there  is     good reason to suppose th'at mutual concessions were made-   Prior to  tho assembly    of the     conference to-  nicjht premiers Lundeburg and Mikai-  cses, respectively of Sweden and Norway, were in ��������� conference alone.   The  report that the rowers had made ren--  rrsenttvtion    to Sweden was based on  the  fact that. Grmt  Br-t^n. France.   '  and  Germany offered  their services if.*  necessary. ���������':'*,���������  4 -������MBKWn*������W  ���������"���������������  DAILY LEDGER  the daily ledger    ^WV^WWWVWYW^WV%;  published   every day except Sunday.  BY   THE  DAILY   LEDGER  COMPANY.  Offices,  Ladysmith and Duncans  SUBSCRIPTION *?RICE  ���������0 cents, a month;    J5 per  year   in  Advance.     Advertising rates on ap.  ' plication.  i- ^^^^^^^^^  MONDAY.   SEPT. ,18,   1D05.  LOVER  LEAVES   BRIDE  ,    AND WEDS ANOTHER  United  States papers ;'ust now are  telling  a piquent story  oi  a faithless  lover.    A pretty  young girl .was. nob  only jilted  at the hour set  for    her  welding,      when      a hundred   gue.',.s  ���������were     assembled  for  the ceremony,  but the perfidious lover left the gay  party  for  a few moments  and,   walking up the     street,    marned another  girl.     Pi city Mary  Kren, or Thornton street,  Williamsburg,  is  lhc)jilt-  ed girl,  and  John  Muranzd  is     the  good   looking   youlh   whom  she     accuses of heartlessly leaving her wh-.flc  the wedding   festivities  were at their  height at the home of lhe really and  truly     -hride's   parents   &{   Hopkins  street.   Before  the   festivities      were  over 'the jilted  girl   learned of     the  perfidy,   .-and  the young- wife,  Mrs.  '  Annie  Talcrn  Maranzel,   declares   the  '   other young woman  descended on the  liouse   with  a party   of  relatives and  friends  and   pulled   her  hair,   I'n    the  police  court   at  Williamsburg      -she  caused  the Kren girl to be araignod  on  the  charge   of .-assault,   and    she  was present .with her husband,  who,  it was plain,   would c-rather  have H.oen  anywhere  else,   to prosecute.    While  they stood .before Magistrate. T-Iig-g-*^-  bothani,  Mrs.   Maranzel  nestled close  up against her  big  but  uncomfortable husband.   She shot   glances       of  triumph   at  the other  young  woman.  "I     gave my love, my money,    my  everything to him," said Miss Kren,  ���������luirsting  into  tears,   "and now     ho  has  broken my heart.   While he was  out  of work I paid  his  board       awl  kept  him   from  starv.jig,"   she  continued.   "And  even tlie money for his  weddmg  clothes���������the very suit       in  which he married her,  and  was     to  have     married    me���������came from  my  purse." ~ v.,  In  denying   the charge  of  assault,  Miss Kren told how* her marriage to  Maran/cl   was  to have  taken      l>lacc  early      in   the evening.    The   guests  were present to the number of a hundred or more, and   the wedding feast.  was spread.    She  was  attired   r..n all  her  finery,  and  the  coach  was       in  |  waiting to  take  them  to  a church in  Thorp  avenue, near  Thornton street.  The hour to  start      was  close     at  hand when  the  groom���������all  spick and  span  in  his new clothes,   and  seemingly  the ha-ppiost  or  men���������answered  a ring  at  the  door-bell,   returning an  instant  later  to' the  presence��������� of' the  ��������� startled  guests  and  even* more, startled bridc-to-hc"with  a note that urgent business demanded his1 prescence  elsewhere.   He would  i:e gone only a  little   while,   he.said.   The   confiding  young woman  wept  a little,  but she.  said she would wait until he returned.   It' was near  ten   o'clock  when a  searching^ party started   out  to hunt  the   missing  man*.   The   bride-not-to-  bc was  in the  van  of  the searchers.  As they  nearod Hopkins  street there  was a sound  of merry-making within  "Young Mr.  Maranzel and  the pret  Iy Annie Talern have been  married"  a neighbor     -volunteered.  What  then'  happened    Magistrate  Higginh-otham:  will try and  decide when the case is  resumed.    The  Talerns  say the house  was    ' rushed,   the  festivities  broken  up. and     that the frightened       and  shrieking bride had -her  face slapped  and  hair     mauled   by  the infuriated  Miss   Kren.    The  latter' declares this  to be      untrue.  When  seen by a reporter,  the young wife said:  "I     do-  not     know  that  my husband  jilted  this  other woman  for  me.  But       I  love    him     and  lie  belongs  to  me  alone.''  A Cordial invitation is extended toy;>u to be  pres.  ent at cur  GRAND  MILLINERY  RA'fKS Ja.oo PKR. DAY  ROOMS    '  BAR SUPPLIED WITH B������Sl  ���������WINES, UQDORS, CIGARS  ABBOTSFORD HOTEL  Best accomodation in town.   Splendid banting and fishing in near vicinity.  A. J. AtcMURTRlE, Proprietor  LADYSMITH, B. C  Newly fitted up and  Furnished  Good tables and good  Rooms  WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 20th. & FOLLOWING DAYS  on which our Fall and Winter  trimmed Millinery will be opened  for your inspection-*  MANY EXCLUSIVE PATTERNS  Also���������  f ALL DISPLAY  PORTLHND  ANGELO TATE.PROP.  Board at reasonable  Rates  The bar is extra  well  Stocked  Canadian Pacific  Railway  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������*  ATLANTIC STEAMTHIPTICKETS  Tickets on Sale To and From all European Points    .  ".  AT LOWEST RATES '  ALL LINES   REPRESENTED.  For Sailing Dates, Rates and lull information, '-  The New Western Hotel  ��������� ~Z     ':  Good rooms,     good beds, and good board.  Our Bar is newly filtclup ami well-supplied anrt is in charge of  JOS. PELLIGRIN6LLI  OF DRESS GOODS,   FRENCH   FLANNELS   AND   -HE  NEW CHECK AND      PLATD   SILKS,   FURS,   LADIES'  AND CUT! WRENS' FALL    COATS    AND   COSTUMES,  WATEKI HOOFS,   BLOlfSES, and all the LATEST NOVELTIES.  COMMERCIAL STREET STORE  MENS'  and BOYS  CLOTHING, HATS, .CAPS, SHIRTS,  TIES,  and   EVERYTHING    in    the way of MENS' and"  BOYS'   FURNISHING S.  This  Hotel  has    been completely   Board and lodging $1.00 par day.  renovated.  JOHN THA, Proprietor  Bar  Supplied  with, the Best   Wines, 1st Avenue*:-:  Liquors and Cigars.  Ladysmith B.C.  Mens' Womens'  and   Gh.ildre.is'  Shoes at Popular Prices  J.2C. ������  RESTAURANT  I Cor��������� 5th Avenue & Baden Powell Street  Open night and Day. A good meal at any hour  Meals 35c. and Upward  86 Govt.  Street,  Victoria B.C.  GEO..L. COURTNEY.  Dist. Freight &. Pass..Agt  Low Round Tiip Rales  -VIA  St. Paul, DiHuth, Sioux City,  Omaha, Kansas City $60.00  St. Lous $67.50 Chicago 7.1.50  Dates of ������aie. Sept, ICth. and K.th  Final return limit 90 days     from  date of sale.  For full particulars call  on or ad-  dress  S. G. YERKES,     E. R. STEPHEN  D. Spencer* ������  Nanaimo, Limited. 3:  congress the extent of the demand of    place,  the ruling  oi the  Commission  the  iieojilc or all  parts  of the conn-   *-������ take effect immediately and    " to  try   for legislation   outlined   in      the ��������� obtain unless  and  until  it is revised  President's   last   annual   message  to  congress   as   Follows:  "V'The   inter-States  Commerce Commission  should  he  vested  with     the  power   where a given   rate  has   heen  challcngod,  ao:l after  hearing,   found  to   Wc unrcasona'ble,   to   decide,   sun-  jeet to'   judicial review,  what shall  be a -reasonable rate ami take      its  by  a court  of  rav.iew."  LADYSMITH AKRIB     NO. M6, F.  O. E.     :���������:',--   :���������:        :-:        >_j  Meets in th* Opera Houie 1st and  3rd Tuesday at 7.30 p.m. Worthy  President B., Forcimmer; Worthy  Secretary, C. H. Rummlnga. .  HARTLEY   GISBORNE  Member  Can.   Society  of   Civil Engineers  Member Institution of ��������� Electrical Engineers,* Kngland  Member  International Electrical Congress   at St. Louis, 1904  ���������Electrical Engineer���������  P. O. BOX 357,- ." ! !  1 j|      j   LADYSMITH, B. C  The Bishop of London has just received for one of his funds a present  of ���������������)'from an undertaker. With il  came a letter in which the donor de-  ���������scrihed tho gift as a thank-olVering  because trad'.-  is good -list now.  WISE REMARK'S.  If you find there are some few individuals whose selfishness or indifference to the public goods stands In  the way. qUiri-lly urge them to get  into line. Tf ihi>y' don't��������� *,vell, they  tit 11.ii entitled io the ���������benefits of  prosperity, and will, eventually be  crowded  out.  Many young men imagine that  much credit and honor are duo them  because Ihey have l-arl great, fathers.  It. frequently happens that a man is  known to the world as being the father of a great son, but if. is yet to  happen 1liat a man has been honored  lor being the son of a great father.  .WILL  HOLD   CONVENTION  IN   CHICACO.  Chicago,   Sept.   18.*���������Delegates  representing the   various  trade industrial and   producing interests of       the,  country   arc   to hold   a convention   in  Chicago,  Oct.  20 and  27. The object  pf the  convention is  to impress   pu  TH6 CITY 7VmRKeX  R. Williamson Prop  1st. Avenue Ladysmith B. C.  WM. MUNSIE, President J. W.  COBURN, Man. Director  TelephoneJ46.  The   Ladysmith  Lumber Co   Ltd.  MILLS   AT  FIDDICK   AND  LADY SMITH-Shlngles  a Specialty..  ���������Manufacturers    of������������������  Rough and Dressed Fir and Cedar Lumber, Laths,  Shingles, Mouldings, Etc., of the Best Quality.  Seasoned   and   Kiln  Dried   Flooring     and  Finishing    Limbec  ia   Stock.  Best  accommodation  Tor  transient  ind permanent boarders and lodgers.  GRAND       HOTEL  This new Hotel has been comfort-  a <ly furnished and the bar is up-to-  d- le. Rates $1.00 a day. and iip-  w \rds.  WM. BEVERIDGE, Prop.  Urilamaa-s :���������-. -������������������: :���������:>--��������� 'Lady-smith  THEJONES HOTEL  One Dollar Per Day.--  Gooff Table, Good Bed and Good Bar  (Half Block from Depot.)  GA'TACRE   STREET-     Ladysmith.  SO   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Design?  Copyrights &c.  q������  tlonsRw....^ __ -   neiit fiec. Oldest imeiioy for Hccuriiif* put cuts.  Patents tulien tliroi!*-!!  llmiu & Co. receive  special notice, without, clmrue, in the  Scientific Httterican.  A handsomely Illustrated weekly, r.nnreat olr-  iMiltttion of any BoicntlUe -Journal. Terms. *J n  year: four months, $1. Sold by t' .1 'lewsilenlors.  WUNN & Co.36,Broadvay- New York  Brnnih OlTl(-<>. r& w i-'*~ Wnnhinulon. 1\ C  HOTEL  DOMINION  ���������-Rates $1.25 andfl.BO���������    .  Free baa to all steamboat landings and  railway depots.   Electric care every five  minutes to all parts, of  the city. -Bar  aud table unexcelled.  .   F. BAYNES, Proprietor,  ABBOTT  ST.,  VANCOUVER  B, C.  Under N ew Managment  Hotel Wilson  Nanaimo, B. C.  McKinnell & Woodbank  Proprietors.  Modern and     Strictly First Claas.  Commercial Mens'  headquarters.  Fire Proof -   Building.  HOTEL LELAND  (T. J.  Wcllman,. Prop., Vancouver.)  One block from C.P.R. Depot and  steamboat wharves. Newly renovated and rc-modfilled. Rates $2 per  day. Corner -Uranville and Hastings  streets.  Telephone,  1���������4.  .<������^.*������^**-^.*������*^.;  ���������^.V^H^H^.W^aK&K&Pi^H-i&K^K^t  $     THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.  | ���������_____���������___���������_  ^ PURCHASERS  AND SMELTERS OF COPPER, OOLD AND  SJL.VER ORES.  Smelting 'Worlcs.o.t  LADYSMITH, B. C.  Convenient to E. & N. Ry. or the Sea  i  I CLERMONT LIVINGSTON,  * General Manager.  ft,*_r������!i,feK'feft',^*'il^^''^*'^*^''^*^'^*^',^*t^^^  W, J. WATSON,  Smelter Manager.  I  G.W.P.A.,  Seattle, Wash,  71 Government st  Victoria, B.C  TICKET   OFFICE  Cor.  Government'     and   Yates  St3i,  Victoria, B. C-  3  Transcontinental  Trains Daily  3  HENRY'S NilRSFRIES  NEW CROP���������  HomeOrown _c  Imported  GARDEN,    FIELD     and FLOWER  SEEDS.   "".',  THOUSANDS OF FRUIT, &  ORNAMENTAL    TREES  .HODODENDRONS,  ROSES,  GREENHOUSE AND HARDY  PLANTS.  For Spring planting".    Eastern prices  or less.    Catalogue free.  S010 Westminster Road,  Vancouver.  One of which fs the famous "North  Coast Limited," . '_  Up-to-date Pullman and Tourist  sleepers on all trains. - Cheap round  trip .tickiets, good for three months,  to Eastern and Southern points, on  sale Sept.  lfi  and 17. .     ' .  Excursion rates now n effect  to Portland Fair.   Round.trip  rate  #9.65.   Only .direct line r  to Yellow stone Park.  .  Steamship   tickets  on  sale to    all    '  European' points. Cabin accommodation reserved by.wire. ���������  reserved by wire.  For     furthsr    particulars    call or'  write the office/   .   Pbone Main <i56.  VICTORIA,   B.   C.    '  A. D" CARLTON,       __ 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  ladpitli Doat Win;  if  Launch and Pleasure Boats of All  descriptions tor Hire. Boats built  to order and Repaired. Spoon oars a  Speciality.  HARRUP AND HAYEDN.  BOAT     BUILDERS.  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 ������r individually.  MISS  BERTRAM,  Ladysmith, B. O.  LADYSMITH SHAVING  PARIORS  HIGH STREET.  :���������:���������: Beat in the City :���������:���������J  The Farmeps  Meat Market  Geo. Roberts Prop,  DID IT EVER STRIKE YOU?  That the place to BUVYOURMEAT  is  where  the slaughtering  done locally?   We are not depending  on    what the Wholesalers send us  and      can    GUARANTEE   EVERY-THING to be FRESH AND CLEA  PAN NELL  &    PLASKETT  STFVENS BLOCK, OATAcR"? Si'^EUT LADYS.YItT  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  Paid-up Capital, $8,700,000  LADYSMITH BAKERY  HOP LEE & CO.  ON THE ESPLANADE.  -.      j   ������������ r-nn nnn   PASTRY OF ALL KINDS NEATLY  Reserve Fund, $3,500,000 s    baked and fresh.  LINE  The only  line now  making    UNION  DEPOT    connections at ST.  PAUL  and     MINNEAPOLIS    with       the  through    trains    Irom    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,  720 2nd Ave., Seattle.  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  {B. E. WALKER, General Manag-cr ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Gen'l Manage  BANK MONEY ORDERS  ISSUED AT THE FOUJfOWINQ RATES:   ,.    3 cents  %  Confectionary of all kinds.  Orders taken tor Pastries to be delivered at any time.  '.. ��������� Employment Agency  $5 and under   Over $5 and not exceeding $10     6 cents  -"*    $10        " " $30   10 cents  -J"    $30        " " $50   15 cents  These Orders arc Pavable at Par at any office in C. nada of a Chartered Baafe  -.o.   (Yukon excepted), and at the principal banking points ,������ the United States.   ,  Mannfactl)rers Qf fl^ FaHlOUS  r  NEGOTIABLE AT A FIXSD RATE A  THE CANADIAN BANK OF COMMERCE ., LONDON, ENG.  They forin an excellent method of remittin   small sums of money  with safety and. at small  ;ost. _  LADYSMITJEJ BRANCH  Wa A- .CORNWALL^ Ma������agec.  CUBAN BLOSSOH  None bu   Union Labor   Employed  fl, J. BOOTH, Prop.  ami  n  ^     -,. u  ���������������������������'���������?ltV������r.~~.,fy������(i  -.'?-'-5.iJ,ii*!'i-'!,fi;'i-iir:'-J-i   ���������'���������'��������� V ���������-;���������,' ���������-���������CJ"J'l^'L���������C  ISN'T THAT SWELL?  Our customers   are  always  pleased  with     the   wall   and   ceiling  papers  they have selected  from  our  charmingly varied  stock,   as  well as   with  the skillful way our workmen   hang  it.    General appro-tation is given our  interior  decorations.   May  we  make  up an estimate for you? .  Ladysmilh Wallpapor 'Depot  HARRY   KAY  ���������; *****  FIRST AVENUE   _,: i Pi  is?. -  m  m  w.  te!t  m  fat  .Pill  to**.  ETC  1  daily:ledger  \  "MH****4-!*^-**i>4*^*>*M*--^^  1^1  Brewing Co  NANAIMO    B. C.  flanufacturers of the  /  In {British Columbia  J.\ Lager Beer and Porter Guaranteed  Brewed  ���������J;    , from the  Best Canadian Malt Run  Hops  ���������H^.r'**H*--**W"*j>.^^ ���������  .  '       ��������� ,   -*  m^m^^^m^9mmm^mmmmm^^mm^^^m^mt^a^mwm^^i^^m^m^^i^^f^m^mmmmp9^m^^fmma^^m^^gm^mmm^mmm^^^m^^^mm^^^m^mm9mmm^^i^imm^������mmm^  ���������^-^������������������^���������������������������.���������.a*^^ ������������������*, .,^..tg3a*-S8*r-.'.*.^*M .  .Fall    F^urriishirigs  FOR MANY  MONTHS, OUR'BUYERS   HAVE   BEEN  SEARCHING THE MARKETS OF '  CANADA, UNITED STATES, ENGLAND,  AND THE C >NTINENT  for Stnplcs and  Novelties,and   the NEW  GOODS are now arriying  ready for  the  Fall  trade.     T his means GREATER CHOICE AND  BETTER .VALUE THAN EVER   IN  FURNITURE  CARPETS  LINOLEUMS  DRAPERIES  LINEN  CUT GLASS  CROCKERY  GLASSWARE  CUTLERY  SILVERWARE  GO-CARTS  PICTURES  KITCHENWARE  OUR    PRICES will compare    FAVORABLY   withf  any store in  the" West,���������in many cases they   are LOWER than that  charged for  inferior goods  elsewhere.  Send for 230 page Illustrated  VICTORIA.B.C  ' Drilling Machines,  Made to order and Repaired at short  notice.   Drill Sharpened by ������������'  ways gives satisfaction. Picks handled and repaired.  Shipsmittiing    in   a)'     its   Branties  Horseshoers^and Genera! Blacksmiths.  R. LAWSON  * *  Buller Street   -   '-    -    -    Ladyarnith, B c  FOR DISPOSAL OF MINERALS.  ON  DOMINION LANDS IN  MANITOBA THE NORTHWEST TERi  RITORIES     AND    THE YUKON  TERRITORY.  Coal���������Coal lands may be purchased  at $10' per acre for soft, coaI 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 gioss output.  Quartz���������Persons of eighteen years  and over' and joint stock companies  holding free miners' certificates may  obtain entry  for a miningslocation.  A free m.^ei 's certificate is granted  for one or more years, not exceeding  Ave 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  same with two legal posts, beating  location notices, one at each end .on  the line of the loelo or vein.'1  The claim shull be recorded within  fifteen     days if located withiri~~ ten  miles of a mining recorder's oflice, one  additional  day  allowed  for every additional ' ten mrles or  fraction. -The  fee for recording a claim is $5.  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 $1.00 an acre.  Permission may  be granted by the  Minister   of     the Interior to  lor ate  claims containing iron and mica, also  copper, in the \ukc-n territory, ot an  area not exceeding mi) acres.  'the patent for a mining location  shall provide for the payment oi a  Royalty of 2$ per cent, of the 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 icc$5, renewable yearly   On the North Saskat  chewari  River claims are either vbar  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   ex-1  ceeding 1,000 fee'e.   Where steam power is used, claims 200 feet wide may  be obtained.. ~"  Dredging in the rivers of Manitoba  and the N.W.T., excepting the Yukon  Territory���������A free miner may obtain  only two leases of five miles each for  a term of twenty years,^ renewable in  the discretion of the Minister of the  Iaterior.  The lessee's right is confined to the  submerged bed     or bars of the river  SPORT  ncx x x )k tt-***:-*-***-**-*-^ -  HOCKEY'���������  On Fri-.'.iy afternoon the girls of  the Nanauuo High School met and  organized a hockey club. Piacticc  will hegm immediately in the park at  the back of lhe school. The club  hopes to arrange a scnes of games  with the Nanaimo tca.m* The following qlficers were selected:  Capt.,      G. D.  Uurris; \ice-capt ,  V*.  Gibson; sec.v.-treas., L.-    Shaw,; com-  ittcc,,    G.    Lewis,     F. Escott,   R  Dobefon.  WEIRD  HAPPENINGS ON  BOARD, A   YACHT  A remarkable  ghost story is related hy some yacht.sineii   who  ha\c-ust  returned iroiii a cruise in the Mediterranean.   When in'the Strails of Genoa.  Ihey allege that oncnig-bt in July the  spcclor of a clergyman, clad m white  ���������suddenly appeared     at.thy rear of the  \cssei  in    which   they were travelling.  The figure   appeared  to  stand  al O'.t  (en feet  high,  ,md   patrolled for a distance of   seven or eight feet,  waving  its .inns,    bowing its     head, ami cm-  ploying an the movements cf a preach  -cr     anxious   to give     weight    to his  words.   No  ore  could understand   lire  aapparilion.      which m  a few minutes  d-sappcared,   only to  return   again the  following-*,    night.   No  sound  could I c  heard, but thcie was an obvious movo  mentor the mouth m which could be  seen   teeth that     glowed like   electric  lights.' The  eyes were  the same. For  -ourteen-   nights these    weird happenings  consumed,   always  between eight  o'clock    and midnight,  and  were witnessed with     curiosity' by the   passengers and the crew. \  Kootenay Steel Range  A GOOD BAKER  The oven in the Kootenay Range is scientifically proportioned to the size of the fire-box, so that no more fuel can be  burned than is absolutely necessary to heat the oven.  The oven is lined with heavy sheet steel, which is a great    radiator of heat and insures  a uniform heat throughout  the oven���������no danger of a  loaf of bread being half done  on one side and burned on  the other.  The Kootenay Range is  built on scientific principles  throughout, and should be  carefully examined before  buying any other.  Sold by all enterprising  dealers.  Booklet free.  McCIaryi5  London, Toronto, Montreal, Winnipeg, Vancouver,  St John, N. B.  I  I  ttshonld be ton* ia mind th*:  ���������weiy cold weakens the lan^t, leu-  en the vitality and prepare* i'-t  system for tke more serious*  eases,' among -which .an the iv.  greatest d-astroy-ats of human ln.-  pnenmonia and consamptioo  Chamberlain's  Cough Remedy  has w-oo its f^t popularity by it-*  prompt cures of this most common  ailment. It aids expectoration, relieves the longs and opens the  Sfcrrtions, effecting ��������� apeedy. and  pennanent cure. It esnnteraeu  any -tendency toward |���������^"f-r**"  . %Prfc������ 25c, lame Six* 50c  -VMBBBSSBSBBBSB>*SSBB������-fSBSSBBHBB������fSV  Dr. Dier can be found at any t  at his office on High street. Ili-  tal   work  is guaranteed to  be fn  class and fates reasonable  surcd (I ft. S in., whilst the majority  were over C it. They were dressed in  ljiiicseige jackets and brown trous-  eis,   with Wellington   hoots and  peak-  ���������JUHI.N WJLHHLMINA'S  UNHAPPY  L1F1*.  Readers will    rememher     what,     a  l.r.rjii, honny youthful face Holland's  qi.een had at an the festivities a few  ycais  ago in connection  with her inauguration ,   as   queen,  her betrothal  ! and      marriage    Today.      those  who  knew her then     would scarcely recog-  nixe the once    hlappy youthful  c;'iieen  There is a     sliadow over her face the  wonted  brightness of the eye h.^s disappeared, and a thoughtful, weary expression has    taken its place.   So far  she has    suffered  the bitterest disappointment     th.it womian  can endure,  fcr Holland     lias no heir.   The whole  co-iiitry.     which dines to Wiiheimina  ���������as the iast of    her race, in whom an  their hopes arc entered, joines  in her  disappointment.   In      the  j>ast  three  years she has  aged  1.1, and the C'ouit  bolh at The     Hague and at Loo, is  dcon.cd to      melancholy,  for the  s-lul-  cw'.s over all-   It     seems hut a few  years ago that the palace at The Hague     rang with     the laughter of  the  children     who came to play  with  the  child queen.   Now an  is changed,  anil j  the queen hides    her sorrow as m-anv  cd     caps:  whilst   -the women,  to the   evcl-_     ������-cnt  number of nearly 30 had short frocks ���������  with red    and blue    aprons,     shawls j  round    their     shouideis of variegated j  colors,   and      handkerchiefs   formed as j  hoods round    their   heads.   The   Douk-  hobors   are a     sect which were  banished to Siberia in coiist|������(riencc of various oileiices-against the Russian laws  -such as refusing to do military scrucc  in consequence of     their religious   he.  nets    The     particular portion of their  religion which  has caused the greatest  troubieis that -they believe in ,thc com-  pick up a paper, he found that his  number had won the big'prizc of $30-  000. No more stoking for him. He  shook the coal dusi> from his feet for  HILBERT  PAINTING,        PAPEKHANGlNu  ETC.  to the bank,  put m his  precious     ticket, received a draft for  ������30,000,     prefixed a Von to his com-  j moii or     garden name, and  took the  next steamer     as a saloon passenger  for Paris,  where he intended to spend!*  his fortune.   His     savings were s-um-  cic-nt to pay his     way and he arrived  m    Paris with     his cheque uncashed.  He had not been m Paris long before  he met a man who asked him- the way  Work done properly  and at-  prices.     Shop and resirte-acp  i>  of Ladysmith Hotel  J.  E. ������5vi~T?-*    ?  ������������������  with a pronounced German ,<.w���������t  ing of the second Messiah: and also ; and who turned out to IT^country'  l.el.evo that it win he his wish that'man Thnv m*,.ia .-.-��������� ^ a coun������J-  they arc unciolhcd when they meet I f ' w '* "^ 'fend* had dnnlfs.  Il.m. As time goes on they arc gei, j y0 ' t ,, ?' f?^^1^ Candid  ting to he:,eve a ntt.c more in mod irn } ������"g " ^ ^' . 1C w ������'e ^ry of  -leas, but the stnetest w^tch is kent ���������'.1���������. ^'^ lLCk' ������������> ^"y had  o\er them Those already in Canada  have,  up to the     present   conformed  ������������������  ���������*  ���������������  ������������������  Plans,   Specifications  aud   lh- '  tails     furnisheM lor all km -,  of work in the CARPhA  Line  C.   B.   ROBELEE,   vMin.  and Joiner,      2nd ������ve. La.  smith,  B.  C.  most loyally to   'the  inion.  laws of  the   Dom-  WOiV AND LOST  A     FORTUNE  ��������� While     at New  York a young German stoker of 20.  on hoard a steam  supper. The wine. sa.\s the Tcie-  Braplih was ]i������tenfc. and tho ex-stoker  had fotty winks after the liquers On  awalening i,e, was told tliat his new  friend had left hurriedly. He felt in  h*s pec-.ets. His case, containing the  ������30.000 cheque had. 0f course, gone  the way of the friend. and he had not  m������-"'ey enough irrt to pay the "in  A i! he could   rfIowas to go around to  et bound for. the'West  I11d.es,  bought *1,lc ,)o!,ce-  c**>nfes.s  his simplicity,  and  one dollar t,cl.ct in a lottery for char-' 0')tai"  ('lircilSli  the Ger  NOTICE.  Persons found using oui  Bottle or Stoppers after I'm  will be prosecuted.  RUMMINC!  &TiCM-~  Pioneer Soda  Warti   W,-k-  f^a-r** --i"  ii  ity,   then  sailed for   lhe   Antilles.,   On !frcc ,,,ass,,l"e     ������������������������ his native  his return lo New' York, haiipening to .' wll,c1' he ~'e'"'   Penniless.  man  Consul a  land, for  GAL  L U U s -*���������: i  ������x  LA D7SMITH TRANSFER GO.  '>$.  below low  water  mark, and subject  to the rights of all persons who have, j months of the yeai as she can at Loo  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  each alternate leasehold.  The  lessee  shall  have  a dredge  in  operation within one season from the  date of the Tease for each five miles,  but where  a person  or company    has  ORUANS AND HOUSEHOLD  FURNITURE MOVED PROMPTLY A ND SAFELY.  Stables in the rear of the Ladysmith hotel.  .-������������������ Abbots ford.  Leave orders at   the  I   i; ,  WILLIAMS AND 41\3*ZT  ^-���������-���������-M-f-f-f -f -f -M-K-f -f -M*+-*M*-*4-f -f ������������������ ���������������������������^������������������������������������������������������-4 ���������,4-������m*HffH*������������-  aM*������*������*������*������*-������*������*������*^^^  *���������-  *  LIVERY, BOARDING AND  SALES STABLES  EXPRESS  WORK   A  SPECIALTY.  DAVID JOHNSON  *  *  *  .���������.*������������������  *  Jf PHONE 66 LADYSMITH J  Express Work  LIGHT TEAMING  1   Wood and Bark for Sale  BUGGIES FOR HIRE ���������:���������:  :���������:  Sea J.  KEMP, or leave orders with  BLAIR &   ADAM  fTRST AVENUE  'PHONE 2-4.  W. SILER  GENERAL EXPRESS AND  DELIVERY  WORK PROMPTLY  DO-vJ..  Leave orders at the Abbotsford.  M. R. SIMPS0K  Solicitor, Ete.  Miiiay  U     Lo an  st Avenue        -     -      LADYSM i  dbtained more than one lease one  dredge for each fiftee; mi/es or fraction is sufficient. Rental, $10 per  nnum for each mile ol river leased.  Royalty at the rate of 2J per cent,  ollected on the output after it exceeds $10,000.  Dredging in the Yukon Territory-  Six leases of fhre miles each may be  granted to a free miner for a term of  twenty^ years, also renewable.  The V-ssec-s .right is co������fmed to the  submerged bed or bars in the river  below, low water mark, that boundary to be fixed by its position on the  lstday of August iu the year of the  the date of the lease.  The lessee shall have one dredge ii  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 the Yukon Territory���������Creek, gulch, river and hill  claims shall not exceed 350 feet in  eogth, measured on the base line or  general direction of the creek or gulch  the width being from 1,000 to 2,000  feet. All other placer claims shall be  250 feet square.  Claims are marked by two legal  posts, one at each end, bearing nc~-  fcices. Entry must be obtained within ten miles of mining Recorder's office. One extra day allowed for eaeh  additional ten miles or fraction.  The person or company staking s  claim must hald a free miner's certificate.  The discoverer of a new mine is entitled to a claim of 1,0-00 feet ia  length, and if the party consists of  two, 1,500 feet altogether, on the out  put of which no royalty shall be  chargen, the rest of the party ordinary claims  only.  Entry fee, $10.   Royalty at lire rata  of two and one-half per cent, on the  alue of the ^old shipped from     the'  Jfukon Territory to be paid to    the  DOUKHOUORS ON THEIR  WAY TO  CANADA  - A recent Lond m paper saysj  The other afternoon", shortly after  three o'clock' 172 Doukhohcrs arrive!  -in.the' S.S. Cergia .from Si-bcra, en-  route to Canada. Four of them mea-  Best tobacco, fruit and candies at  Carter's, First Avenue.  Any  Kind  of  Dealers in  Pianos and  "omptroller.  No free miner shall receive a grant  I more than one mining claim     on  eaeh separate river, creek or gulch,  but the same miner may hold     any  number of claims by purchase,     and  free miners may. work their claims in  partnership by filing notice and paying a fee of $2.00.   A claim may    be  abandoned and another obtained     on  the same creek, gulch or river by giv-  ng notice and paying a fee.  Work  must be done  on a claim each  year to the value of at least $200.  A certificate that work has      been  done must be retained each year;     if  not, the claim ii.e.11 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, the 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 1S20 acres for such period as he may decide,  the length of width shall not excee*  three times the breadth.  Should the prospector discover* oil  n paying quantities, and satisfactorily establish such discovery, anj^fea  not exceeding GdO acres, including the  oil well will be sold to the prospector at the rate of $1.00 per acre a: '"  the remainder of the tract reserve^  namely, 1,280 acres will be sol)  at the rate of three dollars an  acre, subject to royalty at euch rate',  as may be specified by order-tn-coun  ell.  JAS. A.   SMART.  Deputy Minister of  the Interior.  Departmont of the Interior,  Organs .'.'  Ladysmith. B.C.  Leads Them    A  ;  IN QUALF  R.P. RlThi  &Co.,   L  Pacific Coast   Agency.  VICTORIA. :���������: :_: ;_;;_; :_b  Printing'  Done Promptly and  WELL  O. YUEN  Merchant Tailor  Ladsyniith  ^ '  w*  B. C  PAINTING   AND  PAPERHANGING  Neatly and Artistically Done  At  the  Office  1st   Avenue  S. ROEDDING  Orders  Promptly   Execute?      LADYSMITH  i%<a****-*S-BgESaifc!^^  J     Public  Notf  I  Attention is called to the    fact that the  gilvie Flour mils Co.,   Lin  makers  of ROYAL HOUSEHOLD   FLOUR.     have for some  past been producing flour in a  vastly improved and purified  ���������TS-  1\  /;  I  f.rj.1-  III  li*3BHK2SK^SS>S*ri3SSS������������SiS  sss-^sT M  by the aid of ELECTRICITY  and having secured control of    all the basic patents relating -i.  to, take this opportunity of a dvising  the public that any   -,���������  orrzed users of the electrical   flour purifying processes  will be pi'.-  sccuted.  Ogilvie Flour Mills Comp a ay Lfjoaited  are the oaly    millsps ia Cau*ia wliise     Flour  is purified by th     .   > ���������������      .  > ��������� , , .  BtKassfisM-'&'H X  A  tHE   DAILY   LEDGER  LOCAL HIS  -r^^-r-  VCUIM*^*  FOR SALE���������A first- cla*B Fruit,  Confectionery, Ice Cream Parlor and Cigar Stand,"doing a fine  business of over $400 pen month.  Rent $12. Goodwill, storo, house,  furniture and fixings, an iot Cash,  $600. Apply  to  THE REALTY SYNDICATE,  23<������ Abbott St., Vancouver  or  on  the premises of Mrs.   J.   II.  Tate, Ice Qream Parlors, Esplanade,  Ladvsmith.  FOR     SALE���������A    number   of   milch  cows,  due to  calve between     now  and     New    Year.  First due in  ten  days.     Apply E.  II.  FORREST,  Ilillbank,  Cowichan  P.O  WANTED���������A smart boy as apprentice to painting and papering trade  Apply  to     Harry Kay.  FOR SALE.  Pedigree,     Irish     Water    Spaniel,  bitch,   for  sale cheap.   Apply   E.   Nicholas. Robcits     Street.  Operations weie resumed at lhe Tyco Smelter this morning.  Mrs. Duller, of, Victoria, arrived  in town las I night and is the guest of  Mr   and Mrs. Thorniey.  Miss Leask     arrived from Nanaimo  tins   morning    She     has   come  down  to  assist  at the   Football  Club's con-,  cert  to inght. ,   ~  r  Miss Frost, will) her brother. Dr.  A. 0. Frost icrt Ladysmith on tins  morning's train en route for Montreal.  \lm\  N EXHIBITION  1905-SEPTEMBER 27 TO  OCTOBER  7-1905  Under the  Auspices of the Royal   Agricultural and  Industrial Society  NEW WESTMINSTER  B.   C.  $100,000,00  IN  PRIZES AND  ATTRACTIONS  $100,000.00  Enlarged  grounds,  new,  handsome and spacious buildings.  WORLD'S   CHAMPIONSHIP       AQUATIC   and  LACROSSE   EVENTS  HORSE   RACING,   Broncho  Bustin g," Military Parades and  Exercises.  ROYAL  IRISH GUARTJS and  oilier   Famous  BANDS.  GRAND   WATER   CARNWAL���������Parade of   ,Fraser River  Fishing  Fleet  Patrol Boats, II.M. Warships, Indian   War Canoes,  etc.        Indian sports.  For  all  information write W.  II.     KEARY,   Sectary  and   Manager,  New Westminster.  13. C.  Just     arrived���������Souvenir      leather  post-canls.   Also  aluminum  post-card  (something new)   at Knight's   Hook-  store.  II.M.S.  Egcria  is in at Ohcmaimis  this      week,   and   the  local  football  club  is  Hying to  get a match  with  the  blue-jackets  .sometime  during the  week'.  DUNCANS  TOWJNS1TE EXTENSION  Adjoining the old 1 ownsite of  DUNCAN5, V. I.  MENS'  WOOL :  UNDERWEAR  We have opened  up a verjT large  range of these  goods.  We have a special in  a fancy striped, af|  wool, three sizes at  $i a Garment  i  Fleece Lined, the regular 75c at  50C  A small ,area has been laiil off  at  in town lots which arenLw ���������tiered  As an item in .another colum.u st alee, 100 tons of eggs are to be shipped noith on the Princess May this  trip. As the average egg weighs  about three ounces', a hundred tons  would  mean  about   300,600  eggs.  Tickets for the football concert  and dance on Monday evening next  are reported to be selling well, and  the large amount of interest tal.cn  in the event by the citizens at large  indicate that there will be a crowded house on Monday. The programme as published yesterday is* an ex  celleut one and all who attend ctur  rely upon spending a thoroughly enjoyable evening.  S3c  SS  LOW  PRICES   AN    D ON  EASY TERMS.  4  The  ruture  of  the  Cowichan      District  and  Vancouver   Island  will  exceed  expectations  and   this  is a good ehance f-^r a safe and  profitable  investment. *.--���������  SEE PLANS AND PRICES  |\gents, J. STEWART J. H, WHITTOME  *        /     1 r  I Ladysmith,   V.  I. _\ Duncan's,     V. I.  "Pennan" guarantee i\ These goods are  well known and sell at  $2.50 and $3.00 per  suit.  WaiiterslT  Akenhead  Use Porter's Antiseptic Ilealiug  Oil. freely guar antral, for sale only  at the Drug Store. ������  BOOTS AND SHOES AT RIGHT  PRICES.  Repairing and  making to order   a  speciality.  THOflAS   MCEWAN  1st Avenue,   Ladysmith, B. C.  HAY. GRAIN AND  '.- FARM oR0DU������  Orders will be delivered anywhere  in the city promptly and at the low  est possible prices.  Leave orders at Christie's, o������ th*  Esplanailt.  JAS, ���������AK.TOOS,    _  OPENING UP BUSINESS  SEP. 1ST. 1905  a    IljC-VS   OF THE CITY BAKERY,  OFFERS  A CHANCE  ON A  " '    '      THRKK-STOKf"   ORNAMENTAL     CAKE,   VALUE,$15  FOR EVERY PURCHASE OF  $1,0 0  WORTH OF BREAD TICKETS.  DRWVIW   TO  TAKE   PLACE   SEPTEMBER  PAYDAY,   1985.  , \^^--K,.J>'J;V.".-r.������'������"1.,,V'7-.������   .'.  ���������~*^^vsJ'<-K:-'"f';-"r'5*--"'V-.-,.-- ���������- .��������� --  fe^ai-**,^'..-_���������-' -- - *-   '    -   '  The Joiiowmg boats were ur at the  whan (hanig  jester.day  and today-  S. S Top-c and scow, S S. Buu  and sjows, B S Capiiano S. .S S-  cort    and     Georgian,     Tug MyMeiy,  Stjamci Albion,  S   S   Princess  -May  ��������� ���������   ���������  The collier WcU-.n-gion is now loading She will complete her,cargo and  leave for Frisco shortly. The steamer Princess May win take I'M tons'or  eggs ironi Vancouver for Dawson this  trip.  ��������� m     m  The Georgian is taking a large cargo of animals north this trip. Her  cargo wm consist of 225 steers. 500  .sheep and 2fi() hogs. They will be  ' rushed through with a������ possible haste  before the river freezes. lb  "     ���������     ���������  Word     received there states that the*  ��������� steamship     Con-eric, which it  will he  .remembered     spent a month in  Ladysmilh  in .June    .left. Portland   031  the  7lh of ���������Sepiember for Tal-ui. China.  Cake on view at City Bakery-  AT THE   ABBOTS I-ORD.  T. II. Tracy, Vancoiuer.  R.   Wc'ght and  wife,  Vancouver.  F.  J. Hall,   Victoria.  K. T.  Hughes, Victoria.  J.  II.   Small,   Vancouver.  J.  II.  LePagc, Victoiia.  The latest styles in Millinery and  Ladies Trimmed Hats at Simon Lei-  scr &  Co.'s Ltd.  For Pay Day only, $2 25 clocks at  Sl.-fiO and $1-25 docks, at DO cents.  At  Forcimmer's  The   funeral   of  Louis,  the  son   of  Mr.  and Mrs.   J.  B.  Thomas,       and  who met' such a sad -death on Saturday last,  took  place yesterday,      a  large number  of friends  ot  the  family      following the  remains  to   their  last resting  place in  the local cemetery.   Rev.     Dchiichtcr conducted the  services.   Mr.   and  Mrs. -Thomas    desire to express,  through  the medium  of the Ledger/their thanks to  those  friends  who   sent   flowers,   and      for  the kind sympathy extended to .them  in   their  time  of sorrow.  Dr. Frcst left' for Montreal this  morning on a two months' vacation  and during his absence Dr. .Forde, of  Vancouver,  will take his place.  ��������� ���������   ��������� ���������   ��������� ��������� ������������������ ��������� ��������� ��������� ��������� ���������   ��������� ���������  CORRESPONDENCE  ��������� ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ ��������� ��������� * ���������  To the  Editor, Ladysmith Ledger,  ���������It having* come to  my not ice that  certain     .statements have been made.  by     irresponsible persons  that  there  has   sprung  up   between   Mr.   Wat-son  and myself an  estrangement-of   the  friendly   relations   that  have existed  so   long  between, us,   I beg  to  deny  that such   is the case,  and  hope for  the     continuance      of   this       good  feeling for  years  to" come-   Thanking  you for this space, 1 remain,  Yours truly,  THOMAS  KIDDIE.  Ladysmith, B.  C, Sept.- lfi,  1905.  To the Editor,  Ladysmith  Ledger,  ���������It having come topmy notice that  certain    "statements have been made  by     irresponsible persons  that there  has sprung   uji   between  Mr.   Kidjdic*  and  myself an  estrangement   of   the  friendly     relations  that have existed  so   long  between   us,   I beg  to   deny  that snob  is the case,   and hoiie for  the     continuance      of   this       good  feeling  for  years  to  come.   Thanking  you for this space,  I remam.  Yours truly,  W.   J.   WATSONv,  Ladysmith, B.  C, Sept.   lfi,  1905.  Mrs. F. S. Reynolds left on a  month's visit to relatives in Wisconsin yesterday.  ME  Store    Lately     Occupied  by   John  Thompson,   complete with  counte  *8  fixtures.  Rent $15 per month, Apply to  RUSSELL SIMPSON  zss&saxz  ave you  NABOB TEA?  est 50c. Ceylon Tea in the  orrison's, Ladysmitti, B. C.  .WILLIAMS'   BLOCK.      ��������� TELEPHONE  8-7  ;j*jr^*r^TO!'^';TiT^^  CHILDREN  SGH OL  UMBRELLAS  SPEC1AL-  75c eacn  BLi AND ADAM.  'PHONE   2-4        PH*������N������ 24.  LACROSSE���������  The     schedule    of   matches to he  played at N3W     Westminster during  the Dominion  Fair has  been  announced  by   the  Royal   Agricultural    and  ���������Industrial-' '-Society!....On  September  30-th  the   Vancouver  an-h "New Westminster    teams     will play the final  match of the B.C. championship series.   On October 3rd Vancouver will  play the "��������� Capitals  of  Ottawa;   Octor  her 5th,  Capitals  vs.   New Westminster, while on October'7 Ui the, Capitals will   be  pitted  against v the Avin-  ncr  of the Vancouver-New   Wcstmin-  rtcr mate!) in the final match of the  Fair series.  SYNOPSIS OF CANADIAN NORTH  WEST MINING REGULATIONS.  Coal���������Coal 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 certificate is  granted upon payment in advance of  $7.00 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  1,500 x 1,500 feet. The fee 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 ficre. ~  Tho patent provides for the payment-of a royalty of' 2-J 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 Intsrior.  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 ral-e  of 2i per cent collected on the output after it exceeds $10,000.  W. W. CORY,   .  Deputy of the Minister of the lienor.  LADIES' DEPARTMENT  We have now on view a choice selection of goods in well assorted patterns including-*  i* '  MILLINERY,  DRESS GOODS  TRIMMED HATS  We have k special dress Tweed for  35c.  per yard-good value   for the  money.  We shall be pleased to show you these goods.  SIMON LEISER & CO Ltd.  KM  OATACRE ST  LADYSMITH  masESBBaaaasaamm  ���������HE  W.G. Fraser  MercIiamTailoiy  J(ist| Avenue)  Fall Stock   on  hand. Call early and  get your choice  SS3SSE  Ladysmith Temp'e No. 5 R&t'iboi.  Sisters meets in the Oddfellow'  2nd and 4th Tuesday at 7.30 p.  ���������  lira.  Kate Tate, secretary.  Appointments may be made at any  time for dental work at Dr. Dier'a  ou High street st  NOTICE.  Criins at  20 PR CENT  Discount for  CASH  Saturday Bargains  We have decided to reduce  our stook of  HAMMER GUNS  fi, .  So  offer  these snaps, for Saturday.  -*  The Ladysmith Hardware Co., Ltd,  Mr. If. Howie returned to Ladysmith yesterday and is occupying his  old position as "boss" at the smelter roast pile.-  For Pay Day only, Forcimmcr .will  sen a lot o.' Repeater. Alarm clocks,  regular prices $2.25, cloel������ at ,$1.11(1  and $1.25 clocks at '10 cents.  Now is your     time to get a cheap  clock at  Forciminer's.  BARGAINS  DOUBLE  BEDSTEAD   COMPLETE  WITH MATTRESS FOR      $10.00  HEAVY TAPESTRY  From this date the undersigned  will not be responsible for auy-^in-  debtcdness incurred except ou a  written oroer signed by the secretary  Rowland Machin.     1  V.  I. EXPLORATION & DEVELOPMENT CO., LTD.  Non Personal Liability.  Victoria, B.C., May 18th, 1905.  $1,500���������Cash  and   $1,500   in   5'years  at D, per  cent,  buys  20-acre  farm  one,    mile  from iDuncan.  12 acres  undcii .., cuU.vatijon.   Ei'gthtwro������ined  house and large  frame  barn.  DON'T BE  PERSUADED WITH  SMOOTH    TALK     TO BUYEYE-  1 GLASSES OR   SPECTACLES  WHEN YOU DON'T NEED  THEM  OUR  PRACTICE   IS  NOT      TO  ADVISE  THEIR USE  BY   ANYONE WHEN WE FIND THAT THE  SIGHT  IS NOT AFFECTED.  SMOOTH TALK  CAN CON-VINCE YOU FOR ��������� ���������5Jjfs  ING THAT YOU NEED GLASSES     ^N^   LATER     COMES  DISSATISFACTION.   THIS    DOES  NOT HAPPEN WIxH  US.  -WE HAVE  ANY NUMBER OF     REFERENCS      TO   SH<3W  FROM RESIDENTS OF THIS CITY     AND SUER0^EI^  Wi TEST YOUR EYES BY' THE   LATEST METHODS   FREE  OF  CHARGE     AND GUAR ANTEE   OUR  WORK.    WE   CARRY THE BEST QUALITY O F  OPTICAL   GOODS.   OUR  PRICES ARE MODERATE.  B.FORCIMriER  WATCHMAKER,   JEWELER, OPIICiAIN . _      _  First Avenue,   X   X   X      Ladysmith,   B. C  ������900���������For   lot  and   two*  st0res  centre of city.   Good  terms.  111  COTJCHES,  COVERING,  $7.50 ���������  GO-CARTS  and BABY BUGGIES   A  SNAP.  ONE    TTCKET     WITH EVERY  DOLLAR  PURCHASE   GOOD  FOR  ONE    CHANCE      ON     A  HANDSOME  KITCHEN   QUEEN   CA.BI.  NET, VALUE, THIRTY DOLLARS  C  PE T ERSON'S Store  Cor. 5th. and Roberts St  $280���������Cash and $100 on mortgage  buys two line lots few yards from  Postollicc.  $.200���������Cash and $10 per month buys  fine fo'.ir-roomed house with pantry  and bath-room. Water ��������� laid on; line  garden.  $300���������Cash and $250 0n time buys a  nice 7-rooined house. Everytbi-.g in  first-class  order.  $10���������Per month rents a nice house on  Second Avenue. SpKhdid cellar.  Chicken  and  Wash-houses.  For Sale���������Pure I'-rcd Gordon, setter  dogs, best pedigres. Also Black  Cocker  Spaniel.  jst-s  to  rent.   -Call   and  get   particulars.  Fire,   Life   and   Accident  Ins 11 ranee.  Deeds,   Wills,     Mortgages,   Contracts  and   Agreements   Drawn.  J. STEWART  Conveyancing     *       Notary Public  P. O. BOX 268  toves  Pattern and Latest  Me are  making them oi thp Newest  ;/���������;.' 'Styles. '���������*���������  WE DO ALL KINDS OF FOU NDRY  WORK  Our Prices are Reasona, "ble  SEE OUR   NEW STOVES IN BLAIR AND ADAM'S WINDOWS.  ���������:.*and at Lsdyfrnilh Hardware Cc'ir-pany  LADYSniTH IRON & STOVE WORKSQO,, LTD.  Dr. Dier's office is open evenings  and appointments can be made for  work at any time through the week.  Only first-class dental work is turned out and it is done at reasonable  prices st  FOR RENT.  The hotel  apartments of the Portland    Hotel,      consisting   of  twenty  rooms,      including   kitchen,   pantry,  store-rooms,   14  bedrooms,   well  furnished,  stc.    The house,   without the  bar, will be leased by the undersigned  at  very  reasonable  rates.   .Call  and look over   the premises. A good  boarding house keener can  do  well.  ANGELO TATE,  Proprietor.  ~H.O. MILES  ontractor and Builder  Dr.'.R. B. Dier  Surgeon Dentist  All work guaranteed, and at reasonable rates.  High St. Ladysmith  OPEN AT ALL HOURS.  REPAIRING  of  all  kinds  prop  attended to.    Shop oa Gfttacct  ������-.  Go,  Merchant Tailors  Irdifs' -rid .('I'r.fs'  Clofhcs JYrde  Ordsr.  PERFECT FIT GUARANTY '. *,  .LADYSMITH,   B.   C.


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