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 ���������}���������  rEGISLATIVE ASSUEBiPLY  HWVsmith Daily  j --,**    r& ���������**���������*������������������$ ? ? / . ^ _^_  VQL.ia  WEDNESDA|Y',���������SEPT. 20, -1906  HAD MADE  EXifNSIVE PUiiS  FOII HIS SUICIDE  -���������������*-  INJUNCTION  IS ISSUED IN  MITCiELL USE  TK   ���������*���������-������    .  Olympia, Sept. 20.*���������The state supreme unul yesteiday morning, on  application 'ol Kenneth Mackintosh,  issued a wnt prohibiting ,Supenoi  Juilgie A. \V. Fialei, ot King couuLj  aom issuing an ordoi hiwli ���������������������������������������������,��������� Estiiei  ���������.Mitchell oi ALaud Uielerd insane <*i  irom oiJcnng their deportation, tu  Oregon.  'lue oidei cites Judge b'ratei to  appeal in tne supreme couri '-tout-i  ���������it- next at IU a.m., and sluw ca-j.Mj  why,  if.,my,   this injunction    .sii.-ulu  Seattle, Sept. 20 .���������After carefully  removing, his outer clothes, packing  his trouseis in his tiunk and'placing  his coat over the pillow, M. C/'lIci-  ber, a,,tailor lately employed at Rosen-burg's tailoi shop, lay down on  Lis bed at the Mansfield hotel on  James street, near Fifth avenue last  evening, pulled the coverlet ovei  himself -and Mew out his brains  with, a 32-calibcr "revolver.  Heibei was well known in the city  having resided here foi many yeais.  He -'went to the Mansfield about the  middle of July and secured a loom.   n<jL 'b**J nude pemiaueui,  and la^st night he  infoi-med the land-   ' hl llls application the km.-,  ��������� .-uucy  lord'that he intended leaving in   the 'prosecuting attorney couioilub        .ii  course of the next few hours. j^hc couit ,could not'legally ���������.',*��������� U-t*,������-.tti  He went upsUiirs to his room ajbtoulj L(J a commission the Iceland.-, -lit  8:15 last' evening apparently "in his women named -insane, nor was" it  usual state of mind. At 8:20 the  landlord heaid a'"shot and Jk<i*owing  that,something unusual had.occurred  he phoned \to the.'police  Philferick and Barbee weie detailed.' del is  on the case, and on their arrival at!*'"-10 Mount  the hotel -they broke* open the door I Tlie petition hied -with the" *>u-  o! his room* and found the dead(wfody'l>ieiuu_ court arid upon vwhich the or-  of' Heibei- ,_with' blood all ovci     his! del was issued sets forth thehistoiy  KEEP IT A WHITE  MAN'S: COUNTRY  ���������������������������4���������k   i   .        i ������������������������< -*>       i   *m   Timothy   M. Healy, M.P., ^rish Nafthe Rockies/' said  Mr Healy in    the  tionalist  member for Louth for   the course, of 'a chat to  a   Woiid  tor.  propei  to take, the* evidence in seciet  nor  should  a  jury h,i\e been  denial  to pass upon Uie sanity oi insanity  Dcctives'o*  ibu v*oiiien.     The show cause oi-  ''' '"by  Quel Justice  U.ii-  sigued  coat .wh~ich~~hV, had spread over thy  pillow. * A gaping wound in the temple and a still warm revolver told  the story.  His clothes were caiefully pael'ed examination  - Heitocr was about CO years of. age,  and his widow lives at 310 Pino  street'. A married daughter also fe-  sides in this city. .  DOMINION  '    NEWS NOTES  " -      v -- -    Ontario. >  A sensation has-been created among the English-speaking Roman Catholics "pf Ottawa-by a pamphlet  beating on education at Ottawa University. It is'entitled "A-. Search-  -Ji-gbt Showing- the Need of a' Uni-  tersity for tlie English speaking Catholics of Oa-nAdta,'^ aiid. aims at  proving that a systematic attompt  is on foot to completely Frenchify  the University,  of tbe case since the shooting ot  George Mitchell., ,In then goes intr)  the chaigc of insanity made against  the women by Frank Hurt and ,i..  which followed.  The comt and'commission are attacked in the plea and it is alleged  that Judge Fratei failed to. oou. >ty  with the law in allowing the com-,  mission to usurp the judicial functions ofthe couit: _The cntue plea  made by the prosecutor was "along  ihe same1 lines liigued before the  couit at thc, time of-the'filing- of the  icpoit of, the'corn-mission aud practically the same charges of illegal  uieasuies aie  recited. * '  RE-ENTERS'  THE RING  ^ A* ��������� "*  ','       i . i= -o * *"   -  San Francisco, Sept. 20��������� .lames.J  defines, who retired with the* title  of champion heavy-weight of the  world, todav ���������wino-uiiced that bc was  past 26 years , and one or the most  interesting and famous members ot  ll������e ih'itibh House, is in Vancouver  today having arrived on the Princes*  Victoria from Seattle th s morning  says Monday's Vancouver World. Mr.  Healy is accompanied by his wiie  and daughter,- and is returning bv  thu waj of the C.l'.lt. after making  a leisurely trip 'across the United  States to Los Angeles. He leaves  on thc afternoon train and will spend1  a clay at( Field. He will maw short  stays at the principal points between here and Montreal and hopes  to leave on the Empress of Ireland  fiom Montreal on October 6.  "I wnnt to see for myself just  how much there is in these claims  ot tho C.l'.R.. about the "all-red-  l-oule.' That- is uot what I came  for, but being here I will be nil  the mote interested. And I have  heard so inuth about the scenic  h'eauties  of  the   CPR.   that   I     am  repor-  Speaking of what appcaic-d to him  lhc extraordinary number ot Chinese,  Japanese and .Hindoos on the coast,  aud especially m Vancouver, Mr.  Jleuly said. ' "1 am more than sui-  pi-ibcd to see it. J am afraid it is  a great mi'-ta'ce. Keep it a white  man's country, Keep it a white  man's country," ho said lime and  time again. SpcuMng 0[ Vancouver,  he shook his head ineicrtulously when  his question aTs to the nj-e of the  city was nnsweicd "ft is f.\ Ira ordinary." wits the comment.  Thore   wafi  more  than   a touch    oi  "flSc-zr  Jt*N$  Mv* ������*N$e  IM GIBE  KILLS CHILD OUT  flf MICTION  -*���������*-  New York, Sept. 25.���������A strange  story of murder prompted by an affection that coJld not bear separation has- been revealed neai   Ilicwster,  N   -V., through the contession of  waft  4  the fight ing*. Irish member in the smd  len-  ������ho  dis*  i"ft'.V  try mu*  put |rVou  Vou  have    a   grea-t   coun-  have n*any  ndvantages.  Yon .nre free as to ln-ws aiul you pav  itjo tav " to* tho molhvr f-ountrv Xow  fit-land pays ten million a year  for nolli'nj:: you pav nothing at all"  /This i������r ifrr jli-aly,'s second vi-.it to  Cnnadn, <-b*ut lif did not come wpsi  of  XiagnvJi   Falls   when   ho  wa^  hero  looking- forward  to the trip  through bofore    \v������{ji Vanifc-ll   m   I8S0  AMFRIGANS Will  PROTECT uRIIISH  RAILROAD  -*���������*-  Ha\ana, Sept. 25.���������Secretary Taft  has ordered the commander of the  United    States       Gun boat Marietta  WINNIPEG. Rf-  ' CtlVES A  PRINCELY GIFT  Winnipeg., Ebepl. 25.-.Rir. Thomas  Shaughneasey and Wm. Whyte, 1'iesi-  denit and' 2nd Vice Piesident,   respec-  to despatch thirty men to' Sagua lal'-ivel^-   of the C.P.R. met the Mayor  Grande, province of Santa Clara to  guard the'shops of the Cuban Central       railroad,    a  British ,*  concern  a million    dollars  The manager of  t  that   it " 'already  to the extent,   of  It is not often that, a chief of po-1 ready' to rc-entct  the nng.  Jice receives a tip from Chuich. authorities as to the identity and  whereabouts . of professional lawbreakers, but that is what occurred  in Ottawa, when Vicar General Rou-  thier went to tke police station and  informed Chief De La Ronde, of the  arrival iu the city of seven pick-  - pockets. The Vicar General was in  a position to tell the chief at what  hotel the pick-pockets had rcgistci-  cd,  Piolla-bJy for the first time in -recent yeais, the C.P.R. is without  private or official cars on its east-  era lines, all of them being west ������-.f  Fort William. The presence of lDail  Ga-ey in British Columbia with the  Cornwall and York, Sn Thomas  Shaughnessy and his paity m the  new pioviuces and a uumhei or other Comppny ofiioials in various paits  Ot the West, has brought about this  condition, which is considened as lather noteworthy, and calls attention ' luclc  ito the importance of Western Canadian railways. .���������*.���������������������������.  The Coroner's Jury eoojiiiring into  the death of Mrs. Pepper, of Toroii-  to, who was ill four years, gave; a  verdict with a rider "that had pro-.  per medical attendance been provided the said Ethel Rose Pepper might  have been cured or hor life prolonged, ^and the jury wish" to convey to  the proper authorities their opinion that'some. la,w should be enacted  whereby the sect known as Christian  Scientists, could be brought undei  subjection,"  QUEBEC.  Following the petition of the Montreal Women's Club, the Board of  health) has decided to this Fall ap-  . point twenty-one physicians to make  en experimental inspection of thc  city schools from October until the  end of the school year.  The Government of Quebec   is   being asked to    assist in founding     a  working men's college with a curriculum that win include all such subjects of an economical, technical,  ciological    and political nature'  would be adapted    to the needs  the working people in Montreal.  Jeftnes ictuinod today fioin thc  mountains and lom-ained in the city  tor a few hours, depaiting later for  lus home m Southern California.  Just before /Hoarding, the train he  declaiod he had decided to make a  hnal appearance in defense of the  title he had won, because of the  claims made by fighters who aspired to the championship.  It was said that tin elloit is iL**ing  made to match Jeffries against the  winner of the O'Uncn-Bcigci match,  which is expected to lye ai ranged  within the next few weeks.  which      contain r  worth   of supplies  the   road  declares  has been damaged  ������800,000.  ' Upon    his      informing the     British  Charge d'allairs of this  fact,  tlws.lat  ter assured   him that the United Sta  tes  would do   all  protect  the road.  in  its power      to  GOVERNOR GENERAL  VISITS LADYSMITH  TO-MORROW  ���������*t������->^>*  k-ORTYMILE  TAKES  ON MEW  ACTIVITY  Dawson.���������Thjji American Fortymilo  is taking on now life ami piomiscs  to continue . to pom millions of  wealth into Seattle.  .'Happy" Jack Clifton, one of, the  y fellows who has Ween -mining  on the Foitymile for yeais, is in  the city, and reports much activity  in the old Fortymile section. Ho  says there arc preilitihly 350 men in  the whole district.  Clifton and Billy.. Johnston of the  Cascade Laundry iii Dawson, ��������� recently bonded twelve'claims which they  own on Canyon creek, ;'i tr^hWfcfy of  the Kortyinilc, to 'an.'investor for a  biig figure. Tho two "young, men have  been working' for yo-ars -i in proving  their property and placing ���������! eir'-mon  ey iii tlie camp on investment anil  proinise to pull* out with a big  stake.' They have property near the  head of Montana ���������and elsewhere* ��������� in  the Fortymilc,  Sam Kirk and some other Dawson  ites, Clifton say's, have been interested for a time in-a proposition  to...take, water from Ketchumstock  over the hills to Chicken creek, and  h-*ve secured a .grant tor -a X(\uvnti-  ty of water.  "What the Fortymilc needs," *ays  Clifton, "is .more men  who will work  so-   and   Tewer kuockcts and  pencil     and  as   hatchet, minors.     The' country  is     a  of good oiie, and  should come to    tlie  j front with a leap."  A  telegram was received   at    thc  local  station  this afternoon  stating  that the Governor General's    party  will reach  Ladysmith  tomorrow   at  noon        According  to  ariang.ements  now completed,  a platform  will   be  constiuctcd     upon  which  the     Earl  and his party will be received,   and  His Excellency    will     be    piesentod  with  an address  fiom  the   citizens.  The address will be lead by Mayoi  Nicholson.       Boutfl*|iets will be    presented by two little girls, and    the  Kuper Island  Indian  band  will  likely  be in attendance. .    A messenger  was  despatched  to  the    island  this  morning to endeavor, to arrange for  the Iftnid to play here 'tomorrow and  without doulbit- they will comply -with  the     readiest.'     After the reception  here the Governor and his party will  proceed     to    the    Extension mines,  ���������which    will be inspected while    the  men arc at    work, thus giving    His  Excellency    and   party  an  idea     at  first hand  of  the workings   of     the  big coal mine.   ���������o ,���������  STATEMENT  OF  and Aldf-i-men of Winnipeg lufounal-  'y by appointment this aiternoon,  and Sir.- Thomas on behalf of the  company made a voluntary donation  of S2OQ,0OO towards assisting the  city m securing an adequate and  suitable water supply. ' This generous oa-ci^is greatly appreciated' by  ihe Council and citizens, and May'0r  Sharpe this evening issued the thanks*  of Winnipeg to thc 0.1* K. for thou-  manifestation of public spuitecl interest iu the cily\s wolfaic at such  aiijopportune time, and in sucli^ a decidedly handsome way.  -   - ���������   *������  WILLIE HOPPE TO  DEFEND   TITLE  mo liuich, un Indian nurse girl,  is but 1^1 years of age, t.a>s a  patch to the World.  It appeals that a scries of inix-n  diary fire-*, hasp occurred at Cow Ies  Corners/ twelve miles from Jircwstci  and suspicion felV oui the Indian girl,  Jennie Buivh, She lepellod the suspicions \ igorously  Last Friday tho girl's infant cJiarge  Hilbur Winslup, a years old, was  suddenly stricken with illness and  soon died. Investigation developed  that the child had . been given a  poisoned peach., The nurse girl was  suspected, but the crime seemed' inexplicable, as the i^-irl was known to  be deeply attached to sthe child. Sunday, just before the child's burial,  tho crime was explained. The girl  was (brought into the room where the  body  of the  latle one  lav.  When .she %saw thu child ( she threw  herself on the coflin and.cried:  ' 1 kilted him, 1 poisoned him."  Later, when she giew* calmer, she  admitted that, acting under an uncontrollable impulse, she had set one  of lhc incendiary fnes. She knew she  was suspected, and thinking she  would have to die for the ciime,. ehu  poisoned the boy whon she loved'so  that she might go with him.   -%   Xei del berg, Germany, Sept. 25.���������  The Institute for the experimental in  vestigation of cancer was dedicated  here today in tho presence of its  founder, Prof. Czeiny, who has collected $-200,000, which will be devoted to the use of the institute  where \ ictims of cancer will receive  the  most modern   treatment.   -  DEATH OCCHRtD   ^  OF THOS. GREAVES  USf EVENING  -���������*������������������#������������������*���������  Thomas Greaves, ji/Jjed 18 years and  seven months,  died at  thc home   of  his parents     last evening at    eight  o'clock, after having Heen confined to  his bed for the past eighteen weeks  with heart trouble.  j    ''Tommy,"     as    he    was    known  ' throughout the  city  by  his  host oi  ti iends,   was    one    of     Ladysmith's  most     popular    young  men,  and   although his death has  not. been, dui-  ing the  past two weeks,  unexpected,  still      the    news    came  as  a  gicat  'shock to almost e*.eiy pei son in   the  city, 'inasmuch as it is haid to ieal-  lze that one so young,  and until - a._  comparatively shoit time ago,     apparently     so    robust     and  healthy,.  should be called by death.  Foi some time Mr.  Greaves     was  employed at thc stoie   of    Messrs.  Blair & Adam, and until the     i   ,  of his sickness hail  always    proved  himself     to bc  a haid   and  faithful  Worker in the intciests of thc   fum  by  which he was employed.    Shoit-  ly  befoie    bis    last  illness, he was  the victim of    an extiemely painful   '  accident,  having his eyes badly    in-  lured while   opening a    can ol chloride of  lime', a poition of the   contents of which struck  thc unfortun-  ,  ate young man in the lace,  injuiing  the eyes considerably.     Scarcely had  he recovered   fiom this painful    experience,  when he was seized    with  the    second    and last illness, which  ended last    evening,   after  eighteen 1  Weeks of patient, biave suffering.  ' Thomas Greaves was born in Sunderland,  County Duiham, England in  February,    1888.      He     leaves    to  mourn his loss, a    mother,   father*,  four biotheis and two sisteis,     and  in theii   souow thc bereaved family  have the fullest sympathy ol thc en>  tire community.  The iuncral    will be held on   Sun-    ,  day -afternoon at 3 o'clock, fiom the    ,  family residence on Rkvberts   street,  to the local cemetery.  DOMINION  DAY  The following is a statement of  thc Dominion Day Celebration committee, which has been audited and  found correct by Messrs. Thornley  and Sanderson:  Total Collections ......  $782.85  Two important halliard mutches  aie already looming up on the horizon. Willie Iloppe will defend his  title to thc world's championship at  iS-jnch balk-line, one shot in, fiom  Jacob Sehnefei, at Madison Squau  Garden, Octo-bei 17, and the following night Geoigte Slosson and Geoig^  Sutton will play then match foi the  18 2  by Slosson. All the playeis began  piactice this week with'the exception of Schaefcr. ) John Dtxhl, Schae*,  fei's* old mttimgri, **ays that his man  expects to win both championships  this winter., lie will i)C given an  opportunity, foi 1 loppe has posted a  $2f)0 foi foit to meet the winnei of  the Slosson-Sutton match. These'two  sfais aie both piacticing in Chicago  and have -already made a number ol  "respectaiblc" runs. Sutton made a  whirlwind finish in the tournament  at New York last winter, and believes he would have captured tho  trophy if he ihad had a   ! :.���������'���������!er start.  IMPORTING  GAME  BIRDS.  A, shipment of ��������� black game and capercailzie  is expected to   reach    British Columbia, from'Denmark   in the  course of  a   month    or    so.     These  LOG FAMINE  IS PREDICTED  Lug biulvuib and null men aie pie-  datuiij, a io-, laminu on tbe coast  duimg Lhc conuuig winter and it is  expected* that when iho sboitage oi  limber pinches the nulls thoie  bc a sharp ad\aiK.e in. logs and iho  piobablc icsuit will be a use in  ihe price of lumboi, lor the con-  sumei must shouldoi the buiden in  ong  run.  THE RECEPTION  AT VANCOUVER  ���������<���������������*<���������*   Vancouver,    Sept.   25.���������llis   Excellency aud Lady Giey aud suite    ai-  ' uved   heie  this  morning   at  ten  o'-  w.H'clock on D.G.S.   Quadra.    They wore  'warmly   welcomed by the Mayor   'on  citizcnt.  Indians,  Jap-  behalf ot  the  anese  and   Chinese played.  inen,t   part    m the  a     prow-  enthusiastic    rc-  thc long  run. iteption-    At luncheon   gi-*en by Can-  Just now- meichantable logs are sell adiai>   club L0rd Grey was made Wo  ���������member.     The   afternoon   was   spent  mg at irom **.8  to **ilO per  thousand  loot   and thc supply   is   not plentiful  e\t*u   at   these good prices.    It* is es-  woild's championship,   now held | tnnaLod    that   lo^gois   will have   a-  bout thu ty da}'/s more good work-  nig wosiLliei ui Iho woods. After that  time lamj weather will keep Lhe  men in Llio eaiups much of the time  and there will be a material falling  oil   in   tlie  output  of  logs.  Dm mg the past Mimmor a shortage of logs was h-lt at all times.  SI any nulls which weie booked ahead  with' orders would have operated at  ���������light as well as day but for the  fact that they could not secure suffi  cion-t logs. At the present time  thoro   arc  few   logs  in  the  water.  The late Peter ^Lorillard Ronalds,  liked perseverance in his servants,  says thc New York Tribune. When  he told thorn to do a thing lie- expected them to do it, no matter  how difficult it might he.    If he sent  Expenditures ..'    Cash  on hand .*       Subscriptions to be collected  Balance to be turned over to  Sports Ground  Com.   700.00  $ 82.S5  i7.r>o  $100.35  birds are expected to improve sport' a st-rbleinan out to buy a certain  to he ohitained on Vancouver Island ' kind of whip he expected the man  and the mainland to a large extent not to return until the whip, was se-  providing they thrive. In order to cur-ed, though he, should have to vis-  liuance the undertaking the Victoria it a hundred shops to get it.  and Vancouver Fish and Game. ChAi There is a story about the way  collected a considerable amount in Air. Ronalds came to hire a groom,  subscriptions  and  thc lists,    bv-thc- !    He was  in  a  drug store  one   day  'Way, are still open. But they would  not have been able to make the order had assistance not b|jen tendered  ���������%'a* laljge num(**K*r of En-glislfsports  men. They contributed generously  towards the fund for the ..shipment  of new g-amc to this province. The  subscriptions in England amount to  about $500, and are expected to  reach $750.  when  a  shaib|"-r*$r  little boy  entered.  Thc hoy advanced boldly to the  clerk, took a slnall camel's hair  brush from his pocket and said:  "Smell this an' gimme 10 cents'  worth.    I've forgotten the name."  The clerk smiled, smelt and took  down the iodine bottle, and Mr. Rb-  n-alds engaged the ingenious and resourceful boy on the spot.  in inspecting R.M..S. Empress of India, and calling on the Royal Vancouver yacht Club and the sawmills.  l_e\ee at Drill Hall in the evening  was largely attended. King's weather   prevailed.   ��������������� ������������������  The manner in which the California oduoational institutions aie taking up the Rugfiy 'game can (hie gauged by theii recent actions, says the  Seattle "P,-I."  Berkeley and Stanford universities  will arrange games with a picked  team from Victoria and Vancouver,  to be played on the college, -grounds  within ten days following Octohci  15. They expect that this will give  them a good practice and -blelievo  that they can defeat the, Ca-na'dians-  The big game, however, will not  take place until Octoiber 27, when  the Vancouver team, champions o!  British Columbia, will meet the  Stanford university agjptogation at  Palo Alto. The game is expected  to he a good one. The Stanford  coach spent three months in Vancouver this year "studying the game from,  the experts there and he is confident  that his men will he able to give  a igiood .-account of themselves. There*  are about one hundred men out-with  the Rugby ffquad at Stanford.  A high school athletic association,  asked permission from Berkeley to  use the college field for practice ot  the American game of football. As  the university people are endeavor-  iivg, to stamp out this ejamic, permisr  sion was refused and t.he *hijgfi sohool  students will have to seek elsewhere,  for a field. , r  tim- "daily  Pi jliahe*   every"   day   except Sunday  ���������BY���������  *ll IE DAILY LEDGER  COMPANY.  SUBSCRIPTION.  One  Year (in aitvanee) J5.00  due JCantB  - ... _  80 cents  OFFICE AT LADYSMTTFL  THE LAMSMMPH   DAILY" "LEDGER  &m,  WEDNESDAY,    , SEPT.   20,   .IflOC  ���������REINI-'ORCE   AMERT-  CAN      MARINES.  Washington. Sept. 27>.���������The greatest cfi'oi-ts are being made to reinforce the American Marines now  in Cuban --.vatcrs and there have-boon  almost continuous conferences for  tho last twenty-four hours between  tho chief of the navigation bureau  and the '���������nnunnndnnl of marines iv-  lntive lo I hi-1 spfedy ivansportnti.m  of the advance ri-iiard of the A.111-  oiicnn forces which is to occupy 1he  Pub.in porfs in the event Ihat the  pendinsr n"'.'o lint ions at Havana -.fail   o   CUPAV   G-EPT-niJC  ON  VERGE OF INTERVENTION  Ha\ana, Sept. 23.���������The Cubun republic tonight stands on the verge  of a second period of American intervention. ��������� 'lhe Moderate party,  .which six weeks ago was iu control  of every o'lice iu the district, tonight  determined to abdicate everything  and^compel the' United States to intervene. Jn fact every government  official from President i'alma down,  is anxious to force such intervention rather than yield to any of the  tunas offered by the Liberal party  and those iu arms against thc government. "The Liberal leaders char,  actcnize the conduct of thc government as treason, while Secretavy  Taft considers it a dishonorable  attempt to force the hand of the  "���������United States into intervention. This  is precisely what thc administration  has been .most anxious to avoid  .with either party installed in power, there would still remain a condition of deplorable dissatisfaction,  and there is nothing to promise relief save full control by  the     United  ��������� States. Acting Secretary of the Interior 'Mcmtalvo declared tonight  that he never would turn tlie army  over to thc Liberals, but all government, ollicials   unite   in   saying    that  * if the rebels in the field or any portion of them * resist American 'cou-  ,trol the Cuban army would' '.o-operate with the United States in every  ���������way possible. The real>fceliii<** atihc  palace is one of relief, in the prospect that the adversaries of rhe government will not win, oven thi ugh  the government loses, '""his fccl'n.^  'is combined with cunning satisfaction that the United States will be  ���������obliged to take over Cuba indefinitely and possibly for ever. '  President Palma has called a special session ot Congress for Fricl.&y  -when he will present tho Vesignat-  ions of himself and Vice President  ���������Mendez, Capot- The Moderates, however, will not attend that session  for n their hurriedly called Nation-  til Moderate Assembly today they  decided not to have anything more  to do with the. Government of Cuba  claiming they had boon unjustly  treated by President Roosevelt's rep  rescntatives. This Is considered by  ' the "/American secretaries, another in-  'dication that the Moderate leaders  sin:.-.e they can ho longer control the  government themselves are determined that the Liberals shall not obtain control.?  At the conclusion of the Moderate Assembly today Vice President  Mendez Capot called on the American      commissioners    and     declared  that he had been instructed by the  Moderate National Assembly to draft  a reply to Secretary Tatt's letter  to i'rebident i'uiiutt in. which jjcucu  terms were suggesU'd. .Alter this  interview rfenor Alcndoz Caput said:  "I have resigned ii rcvocably my position as vice president of the Republic. 1 resigned, because thc resignation ol President Palma was  forced on him by causes detrimental  'to Uie dignity and. decorum ot the  j oflice of the chief executive. The  ' President will convene "Congress on  Friday to consider his resignation  fand my own. Mendez Capot 'said  . further that . the entire body ' of  Moderates in, business houses,.as well  as the entire Liberal National or  Munez party, would'refrain from attending the extraordinary session.  As the Moderates and the National  ists comprise more than two-thirds  of each house there will be no quorum. ' This Will block action and  prove that the strucrure of the'eon  stitiuional govonimont no longer exists. Although intervention appears  to bo certain, both Messrs lalt aud  iiacon assured the Associated press  louiglit that such a course would  not bc taken so long as 'a government remains with which the-,  can treat, but m 1'ace of the pcr-  sonal communication from ''''President  Palma, that he is about to throw  over thc whole matter. Secretary  1'ait has no great expectation thai  tho present govemfnent will endure  for long. * , .  [ Havana, Sept. 25.���������Secretary Taft  and Assistant Secretary, of State  | Bacon, .informed tho Associated Press  'this afternoon that they were thoroughly disgusted with thc petty  methods of the Government leaders  here and the American coirHnissioners  admitted that they had practically  abandoned their efforts' to bring peace  irom tlie turmoil unless by the' use  of force, mr. Taft said: "The, G������v-  eimnent odjcials- instead' of co-operating with us " to save the Republic, have resorted to every kind of  obstruction with the object of continuing-their control of the administration. President Palma and . his  advisors have 1 ejected terms'of peace  which were proposed to them, (though  in ihe form of a compromise with  their opponents. We are still striv--  ing to arrange a settlement and wo  trust the American people will give  us credit for doing everything possible to acconjplish a settlement  without recourse to  force.  '"I c-finnot say that I am hopeful,  for I have never, known, a more dis.  gust ing situation. Investigation con  vinces us that tho elections . wore  thoroughly rotten.. We do not want  to intervene, but conditions afield  may  necessitate it."  KH33 vara^si^insss^'s^ssssssx^^ jsr^-pab:  HI  SuM**-  Union-made Capital & Nugget Cigars  Minard's    Liniment for sale   every  where.  Esquimalt   & Nanaisns iaijway  '��������� \Xt "jtt  niifiil i*--***^ >-i-^t^������*Xl . ���������lYi-inri -      t?-*j {   -,  VICTC>MA EXHIBITWN  '**��������� ' '  SPECIAL   EXCURSION   RATES  to Victoria. RETURN 7 JCKET, trom Ladysmith to  Victoria $2.00. Good from Sept. 25 to 30th.      r  '  ii in��������� ��������� \t m -Ursa ���������*-������/te xurmmt: ji xatiaimaxu\iitn*.tt2Ziu*zx*iia wmmtsmji gnr-j.x&**Mnu*-'  Under the patronage of Mis Honor, the Lieutenant-',  Governor of British Columbia  REGULAR   TRAIN   SERVICE  .    < *        111>        ���������  Geo, L-. Co-cirtiiey,  District Passenger Agent  58 Government St., Victoria, B.C.      '    i  SfHRIBT! 251  MJM.-X-T-IU.V ���������*.  Tl ***-. -i"-^-! -������������:*J*J>������������.<**-'113*  j  .  j 1   Liberal Premiums & Valuable Prizes���������The Best Stock  Market in the Province���������Live  Stock Parade Daily���������3.  Days Horse  Racing���������$5,000 in Purses and   Valuable"  Trophy Cups���������Splendid New    Attractions including' j  Grand Buoncho Busting Competition for Championship  British Columbia  i rsi  SPECIAL EXCURSION  RATES FR.OH ALL POINTS  ��������� -*>*>������> *-BtI*>r"3Vt������ -��������� *^-���������"-*���������*��������� "���������*���������'*-���������������ti,T*"**'^*'y I*"     IIMt^W  ������������������ it������a*A*-f jn i uitt mautnitjixKJifitoaoiiit uturmcaiw. u *Lwnr*it****������rmf*im*t������mm) loswantrta  '-For entry blanks, Prize L ists and other information, Address,  A- J. Morley, Mayor," President J, E. Smart, Secfetay  EacH*auwff23^������3j*asEf*-nxi^  j-.*-ai!'*a-a-*iK---***^ isus^urMisiissa  iii  1  r*^^jf^fffW i*'3S'������  Synopsis of Canadian Homestead  Rcgnlaiions.  Any available Dominion Lands  within the Railway Belt in British  Columbia, may bt houicstcaded by  any jierson wbo is tlie sole head of  a faiuily, or any male over e ghtccn  years of age, to the extent of one-  quarter section of 160 acre*, more  or less.  Entry must be made personally at  tbe local land office for the district  in > which the land Is situate,  The homesteader is required to perform the conditions connected therewith under one of the following  plans:     ,  (1) At least six months' residence  upon and ��������� cultivatioi of the land in  each year for three years.  (2) If the father, (or mo'cher, if the  father is deceancd), of the homesteader resides upon a farm in the vicinity of the land entered for, the requirements as to residence may bc  satisfied by such person residing with  the father or mother.  (3) If the settler has ,his permanent residence upon farming land owned by htm in thc vicinity of bis home  steai, th������ requirements as to residence may be 'satisfied by residence  upon the said land.  Six moathe* notice Jn vritir.u  should be given to the Commissioner  of Dominion Lands at Ottawa of intention to apply for patent.  Coal lands may be .purchased at $10  per acre for soft coal and 520 for  anthracite.' Not more than 320  acres can be acquired by one individual or company. Royalty at the'  rate of ten cenls per ton of 2,0B0  pounds shall be collected on the  gross output.  W.  W.  CORY,  ���������Deputy of the Minister of Tntfrlor  P   VOU   WANT AOOOD-  PAIN FROM A BURN PROMPTLY  RELIEVED BY CHAMBERLAIN'S PAIN BALM.  A little child of Michael Strauss,  of Vernon, Conn., was recently in  great pain from a burn on the hand,  and. as cold applications only increased the inflammation, Mr. Straus  came to Mr. James N. Nichols, a  local merchant, for: something to  stop the pain. Mr. Nichols says' "I  advised him to use Chamberlain's  Pain Balm,, and the first application  drew out the inflamimation and gavo  immediate relief. I have used this  liniment myself and recommend .it  very often for cuts, burns,. strains,  .and, lame back, and have never known  it to disappoint.'.' For sale' by  Ladysmith Pharmacy.  &&&$<^  Ask for .  >***mz&m  WA  First ������i������s  CALL AT���������  J* X. Smith's Restaurant  ALWAYS OPEN FIRST  AVENUE.  ��������� Lot Jones j Prop.'  ���������  Best Supplied Bar in Town  i i;-0"-',', ���������..-���������'���������;T-*.-(*  '   (Half'Block.from Depot.)  GATACRE  STREET-    -Ladysmith.  Under|NeWiMatiaxment  HOTEL WILSON  VJus. R. McKfrinell; Prop.  NANAIMO  Commercial' Wtens' beao^aarters.  '  Modern aiyl ^StVlc^ly First' Class.  i     . Fire Proof,. BuUdllg.  Try Capilal anjl Nugget, Cigars  Wlieh in' need of a' refreshing * '  Facial rYassage  ������*.. ���������     ������������������Ui }'t--LI  u.u'1   -.0���������-...  Shave, Haircut^ ,Beard ^Trimming,  Bath,,, etc., etc., 'call,,at  _    THOMAS LEWIS  ,  Shaving Parlors, lete-,'. iHigb ^Street  , Sp^jial   appointments for   Ladies'  Massages aiid', Shampoos.    'V   i'i if  -i ~ ���������      -.  Best *w^mo^ifitIpn' tor' transienl  ind*-' permanent boarders and' lodgers.'  This new Hotel has .been comfort-.  ���������My furnished, and tbe bar la up-to-  date. Rates fl.fft a day and ������p-  wnrds. -i.   *  '  .WM. BEVERIDGE, Prop.  ���������*������1aaai> :<-:. :���������*-.���������,:���������.:.;������< [^dTsratth  ���������;Ux> ���������;*;t."-Vr i  x>ooo<:  r NURSERIES, ft SEED HOUSE* 'I  [f  Large Slock of Home-grown'  Fruit and  Ornamental Trees *'  now    matured for the   Fall'  Trade.  *    No expense, loss or delay "I  of fumigation or inspection.^L  '   Headquarters    for'   Pacific/,^'  ..   ~. -.  .j*i  Coast grown (Wden, field,  and .Flower 'Steero, in season.  Bee Supplies.-Spray Pumps  irVhafe Oil Soap, Greenhouse  Plants, Cut Flowers, Bulbs 4  For Fai^Planting^ , ���������  We do business on bur own ^j  ���������froujids~no: rent 'to pay and ,'K  are   prepared   to meet   nil'1'J  competitio*!. - - *���������'���������'  Let me price your list be-" ">i  lace placing your order.  Catalogue Free.  ��������� -ui  M. J. HENRY,  3oio Westminster Road, vl  VANCOUVER   '  Fletcher Bros.  !-..    ,, ..Dealers In ....  Pianos |& Organs  Ladysmith, B.C*  '    , ���������**.'..������.  DONE AT  Reasonable Prices  J. ANDIERSON  Leave orders' at" Peterson's^Fun  ture Store, or telephone No 54. ''  Sunlight Soap Is better than other >oapa, bujt  1������ best when'usedjfiKthe'SiinllKht way.  Buy Sunllzlit Sup and follow Directions''-  Exp  ���������na,  ORK  Light Teaming.    Wood ar     Bark  for sale.     See J.  KEMP, or   leave  Orders With���������  W. CARTER,  FIRST  AVE'NTJE PITONE      6-0  (*.������������������������������������  ..���������������������������������������������>������������������ ���������������������������.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  First Class  RIGS FOR HI RE 3 ..*  "WOOD'-AND BARK FOR S ALE AND DELIVERED.  EXPRE SS WORK.  jtaracnra-rtn-ni  -t'i-i''f<i'i'<i''l--fi-i.'l-i<*l<4>'i>i<i>i-'i<^*i'i<.f<i.4*l-i-'i'^'i-4*  1*    THE TYEE COPPER CO., Ltd.    '?  % l     -   ' '-2������ ���������-   > **  %  =11 PURCHASERS AND SMELTERS OF COPPER, OOLD AND  *     ������ ,  ...       :    SILVER ORES.  | M;i3melting Works at  1      LADYSMITH,   B. C.  * ���������*     -,-,���������*������������������-'.  ������������������������      -       -' *  * ���������    ,  * ���������   t      HEAD t>FFICE  ������-{:���������  ��������� >  *  i  CLERMONT LIVINGSTON,  *  General Manager, t  *-**f''H^-M>***\***'W  DUNCANS STATION.  Vancouver: Island, B. G.  'isiC.'i'.^UiJ.^'.'Xi''-  l    PHONE 66  DUNDEE  -lhe Cream of Scotch Whiskies  SAY GO,  Sole  Agents for B. C.  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������* >������������������-.������'*���������������������������"������������������������>���������'���������"���������������*���������������*������������������**���������������������Q-fO���������������������������������������������������:������������������������  LADYSMITH  ������...........������.....������..������������������.������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������-���������  ^0^fll^���������..������������������������������������-���������������������������������������������������������������������������������*���������*������������������M���������,'������������������������������������"���������"���������**,  STOVES!  j..<i������������..������..������..������..j..������..B..>.^.������������..������>.������^e������������������i������iie������������  STOVES!  I  ? we are making HEATERS and RANGES of ]  f Latest 5t3**Ies"and Newest Patterns--We do t  |! Al | kinds of Foundry and Repair Work j  | Nickei Plating in all its branches a.Specialty !  | ��������� Ladysmith Stove & Iron Works Co. Ld  I.  "  7^  R. Williamson Prop  ist. Avenue Ladysmith B. G.  r *������^t-f -M-f-f -M- ���������������������������-  xx *������������������������������������   '- "''  ^MiTH TRAIMSFER  ������-.-.rtj:,''  t    PIANds,     ORGANS    AND HOUSEHOLD     FURNITURE MOV*  T        ' ED PROMPTLY A ND SAFELY.  ���������     Stablw In the rear of tie Ladyemith hotel.     Leave orders aVJjhiV.',' .j  ATDtotaford ,'    ''   *  A.  J. WASKETT PROP. ���������  ���������>���������������>*���������*������������������������> 4t444-4+4+4++4-444+4+������4<i^������^4-������-4> + 4>* + + 44.4.+ + + +  ���������  TELEPHONE 53 P. 0. Box 42.  ���������,.(...?..(,..j..������..������..������. .������..e..������������������.������..������..'...���������.���������������������������.������������������������������������..a..t..e..f ���������������'������������������..������"������'������������������������  <..|M>..������~������..������������1-H.<.^. .������.^..������..������..������-  PAINTING   AND  FAPERHANGING  Neatly and Artistically Done -  -;" ~ ""   ������������������ -���������- ������������������ -��������� Orders  Promptly    Execute  S   ROEDDING LADYSMITH  .-*���������*���������������������������  WM. MUNSIE, President    J. W. COBURN, Managing Director.  Telephane 4-6.  The Ladysmithi Lumber Go, Ltd.  MILLS   AT   FIDDIOK   Al^p  LADY SMITH-.>- s������, ,-M V***  ������hii*-igl^s:._&;��������� Sftpocialty  MANUFACTURERS OF-~->  Rough aiid Di*e^ibcl Fir and'Cedar tuiiibers  LATHS, SHINGLES, MOULDINGS,      ETC.,     ot   the BEST  QUALITY SEASONED.     AND   DRIED    FLOORINGS     AND  J FINISHING LUMBER IN STOCK  ^^������'lt^;f^.|,fc'**^j**>5'*������'*''K*fc'������*^ thb. ladysmith daily   ledgeb  4   VICE  lc- Notie  e  PRESIDENT SIMPSON  TAJ AS ON   SOCIALISM  *i*  ���������!���������' t*   J !  2  >*i> THE Cr-.-'CtTlA3L������ WAV.  Ticket and  Freight Office,  75  X'    Government Street.  Tanscontinenta)  Trains Daily  The New Train , ������  ORIENTA. Ll������ir:  D f|  ���������$���������.        Tue Traia ol |  Ease,   Elegance,  Excellence. ������  <'.-Evcry mile a picture,    aud '|j  -qiOvSmoUe to spoil tbe   view, j-j-  .JTbrough * Compartment,   Ob- fg  se*rvation and Pullman Sleep- ||  en;    alio    Through    Tourist fj  Car* to Chicago.                     . ������  At-antic Steamship Business to Europe &  ,V,, ,.        is our Specialty          -- |J  , "Union    Terminals   with   all ^  garner lines. M  ^jflerth reservations by  wirel |j  'jareat Northern S.S. Co. fe  FbR  JAPAN   AND  CHINA. |  Steamships Minnesota and Da-, i|  kpta sail Irom Seattle for J a- <3  |ian   and China ports at   Ire- ������  (���������jjiienr dates.      Exact    sailing g  *A^es can be secured upon ap- |*  ppcation to any Great North- fe  erh representative. pi  SVO. YERKES, %  ���������������-   A.O.P.A.,  Seattle, Wash. |  E. R. STEPHEN, |  ,;i';,Qen.  Agent,   Victoria. B.C. fe  -M  e>  A tt en (ion 'is callt-i!   To    :;���������*���������   fact  tti*l,tb*  g.ivie. Flour fiiiis  o  a<"-.'*-,cd'*. to  "���������li.u-.c.'-  c;n; :^vo;.:i,ii ���������;.  a i  lms.  .rm  makers of ROYAL HOUSEHOLD FLOr'lt ,ha*e for s-ici*-  jj] past ben producing /lour In a vastly Irnpr-ivvd anr* purl"- "  I    '      * ������������������, "t���������e aid ofELr-ClRICnV  $  |3    and  i;a.viiig secured  control  of   aU tl-c basic patents remit,,--  'lu-rf    '  &     to, -take this opportunity of advising  the   public that a������y  unauth- .  |S   ori-ied users of the electrical   ?���������\>\   purifying processes   wlP    <���������'-iio-  4j   Kecuted. ��������� ,  k Qguv'a FI-oiie- Skills Company jLimitel  $ are    tlie oraly millers.in Canada whosa        Flour  ���������> i  il  >/  i )  ���������  '.'13'  -��������� ������ J ) 11  fc'S'i'Sa'-iS^^^  IF1  EXCELLENT  train Service  BETWEEN  CHICAGO, LONDON,  HIMILTON, TORONTO,  iOMREaL QUEBEC,  PORTLAND, BOSTON,  *'And the Principal BualuesB Centers of  Ontario, Quebec, and the  U Maritime. Provinces.  AutO TO JJUFFAIO, HEW YORK AND  MIUDEIPHIA, VIA NIAGAFM FALIS.  "������!',".   For.Tlino Tables, etc., nddrt *  ���������**"* OEO. W. VAUX,  AajUtsnt Gen'l Patseuger aud Ticket ARent, [T  "r.     130 Adams St.. CHICAGO, ILL..'  Minard's- Liniment Co.,  Limited.  Dear Sirs, ��������� While in the country  last suiiiiiici 1 was iitvdly bitten hy  moM(uitooK, so badly that 1 llioug-hl.  I would he ihsfigineil lor a couple  ot weeks. 1- ���������was twlviseil to try  voui Liniment to allay the irfttu-  tion, and did so. Tho ellect , was  inoie 1 han I expected, a- few .applications completely 'cuiing the irritation, and preventing the bites from  becoming; sore. JMINAIID'S LINIMENT i.s also a' \giood aiticlc to kcc|>  oil the mosquitoes.  Yours Liuly, '  W.  A. V. II.  ���������\t. \      .   .NOTICE.  From'   ��������� this date the undersigned  will" not be responsible for any In-  lebtedness. - incurred except on     ������  writtens orher signed by the secretary  Rowland Machin.  V. L^EXPLORATION & DEVEL  OPBIJENT CO., LTD.  Noa; Personal Liability.  "'Victoria. BrO.; llav IRth. ������������������������<)���������������.  T      .   '    W. SILER.  GENERAL EXPRESS AND  ������������������''        DELIVERY  WORK PROMPTLY-DOn*^  Leaf* orders at tbe Abbotstord.  LODGES  LADYSMITH   TEMPLE,    No.    5.-  Rathbone Sisters, meets in the Odd  ,   fellows' Hall    every 2nd   and   4th  Tuesday, at 7:30 p.m.  MRS. KATE TATE,  M. of R., & C.  UNITED ANCIENT ORDER OF  DRUIDS.  Wellington Grove, No. 4, U^A.O.D.  meets In the I.O.O.F. Hall; Lady-  imith, the Second and Fourth Wednesdays of each month, commencing  Wednesday, 13th, 1905.  Visiting Druids are invited to   attend.    By Order  WM. RAFTER, Rec. Sec.  PATRICK BURK, N.A.  Are If ou Coins to?.'-  Then be cure your tickets read   ������h  lie t      -*- ',-  North JttivLine-  The only line now making UNION  DEPOT connections at ST. PAUL  and MINNEAPOLIS with tht  through "trainB from' the Pacini  Coast.- ���������' ' !    .  THE SHORTEST -LINE, TF  FINEST TRAINS, THE LOWES-  RATES,   THE. FASTEST TIME.  BETWEEN  MINNEAPOLIS,   ST.'  PAUL^ CIU  CAGO,    OMAHA,    KANSAS  CI'l \  and ALL, POINTS EAST.  For complete information  ask y .  local agent or write,  . ; F. W. PARKER  Gener������l   A%*r  iW 2nS'Av������., SeattI*.  CUIANCIGAR FACT ROY  Manufacturers of the Famous  CUBAN BLOSSOri  None bu   Union Labor    Employed  fl ,1.  BOOTH, Prop  -WAGES  .11115  IXCREASICD.  "Monc-to'ii. X. 1J . St'pl. '2'i ��������� Tin.-  Minisicr ui* Railways spont Saturday al the intci'coloniiil Railway offices, taking un the quest ion of pay  to junior clerks. A number of increases have Lieon granted Llio slcii-  ogriiplKTS, ran-ring from 'I to 10  per cent. Some junior machinists  in .shoos are also lo got increases  at once. T. C. Rurpce's salary as  maintaiiencc eng necr has heen increased to Lhc amount poid'AV. TC  "McKcn^ie, (Jlucf Engineer. Four district superintendents are also lo get  increase o'f ������H00 a year,each, ft was  announced recently Ihat ,there would  lie no general increase to clei'Ks till  the end of lhc fiscal year, and thc  increases therefore came as a welcome surprise.  ��������� ~: :&���������.���������;*.���������  WAS A VERY. SICK BOY.  But Cured by Cbamnerlain's Colic,  . Cholera and Diarrhoea Remedy.  "When"iny-boj was two years old  he had'a very'severe attack of bowel complaint, but by the use of  Chamberlain's Colic, Cholera and  Diarrhoea-'Remedy -we brought him  out all right," says Maggie Ilickox.  of Midland;' -Mich. This' remedy can  be depended upon in thc-most severe  cases. ��������� Even- Cholera infantum is  cured by * it;  ��������� Follow the plain print  ed directions and a cure "Is    certain.  For "sale by Ladysmith Pharmacy.  The (Jifu.'l 'i a- iii.'.- r,n  - lie <u> r- ,-. ! 1 1.I.1 in  ��������� i.-*1, .Hi. l) . nl (, --.. i' ji'  i---.ii. '.i\ , ��������� i.ii.i.i,\'s !'.-o\ n-|.. Mi.  Sin-jj -*ii i: >i t- p.\ sidi'hi < f Ui-  'lr-d^., on 1 1 a' or^'migu-s, nu<'l Soc-  lali-.t liieii.l) i- <,[��������� tin. Tuiorto lio.ird  of Kiln, niiuii Alliuni-1) only ,a  youny 111,111, Ji.- js one of ihe hesi  known men of ih' So^mlisl niove-  ment   in   the  l-'asl.  His talk InM niglil was e\t-.-mpon-  and dealt ehielly \\ i h liis work 111  Cduciiiional annus in Ti ronui. further he \sent uu to 11. ar u\\a>  some of ihe pivvalAit eri'oi.s with  repaid Lo Socialists ai d SocialiMii.  As a member of thc Boaid of Fd-  uculii n, he had aiinod ui two things  One of Lheiii was to stop as much  as i.o&si^lc the militarism und jinjio-  ist.i'.; Icndcncies, and 1 he oilier lo  uring- up .the salary .slundurd 101 Women. Ilo had hot-'ii \ery successful in  the latter object. 'Hie maxiinuin salary' for women hud been increased  V50 a year over their own schedule.  This, work he intended to keep up.  in order ihat sex might not discriminate unfairly against thc woman  who was doing a maji's work. The  minimum' salary for women Loaehers  lias also been raised by ������.">0. Another effort ho had made was lo increase iho pay, ot janitors and caretakers, who were, as a usual thing,  not lal>o,n very much- into consideration by the members of the ,board.  Many times he had voted alone a-  g-ainst thc other members, but his  influence had been strong- for all the  fact that ho had been so o'ften in'the  minority.  ITis -effort throughout with regard  to the curriculum of the schools vvas  to put a stop as much as possible  to the military idoa and to turn  thc ideas ot the children toward industrial supremacy, instead of conquest by arms. 'Inhere was a great  fault in the.present system too that  needed rectifying from a Socialist  and labor point ol" view. The children wore taught from a capitalist  viewpoint, and during- their entire  primary education rtevoi; learned anything about the wage-worker an,d his  po&ition in the affairs of life.  As  for the  Socialists,  ho said,   the  movement   was   scoffed    at    and    its  MC.dfjs  TKe Kootenty  1  r**l I  Loneton**>TM<*ii?#ft-v Montreal  WiwH>*i>������<>Vaacwww.i   S>.J������hH H.B.f  ith Hard ware Co., Sole Agents  This  Hotel has   been completely  renovated.  Board and lodging (1.00 per dkj.  *B|  OMAN"  JOHN THA, Proprietor  Bar Supplied with the' Best   Wines, 1st Avenue :-* :-: :-: Ladysmith B.C.  Liquors and Cigars. *"  Leads Them    AH  TN QUALITY  R. P. RITHET,  & Co., Ltd  Pacific Coast    Agency.  VICTORIA,  :-: :���������:   ���������--. .���������: ���������-���������P.O.  NOTICE  LADYSMITH   WATER WORKS  Consumers, ate"requested to call at   the office     on Roberts   Street a'  lay Water    Rates,' between' the 10th   and the 25th ol each month.  Office Hours I P. M. 4.30  T. I BLAND���������  SUPERINTEN D KNT.  apostles were called mponehasers .am!  many other ha'rd names.   But despite  ���������*  the, opposition,   both aethe and' pas,-  si\e, the movement was growing  with tremendous rapidity1. Jn Franco  thc .Socialist vote.- had more -than  quadrupled between presidential elections, and the membership in the  Chamber of Deputies had increased  at a proportionate rate. In Germany  ,iharo were eighty-one Socialist members in the Reichstag. 111 -JSnglnnd it  was growing, and in the United States |h>. ...crease had been immense.  When a tnhiking man turned Socialist from the force ,of his convictions,  nothing could change him till the end  of his days. Once a Socialist, always a Socialist. The curse, however, of the movement was the satisfied and contented man.. He.refused  to sec that there was something  wrong- in the .exist ing order of things,  or, if he realized the error, .was too  conservative or too slow to make a  move to help right it. ..Only poverty  would lea-jh Socialism to the'greaii  mass of the people and set them won  tiering why it was that in addition  to paying- their wages out of .their  toil they paid huge sums to their  masters. Then they would see the  reason  for conerative government.  lie adjured  the  voters of .the   city  to   stand   by  thc   Socialist  candidate  in  elections  whether  they   wore   Socialists themselves or not, rather, tha 14  \ote for the wage-earner who   stood  upon one or other of thc party tickets.   The man who  was elected upojn  a party    ticket,   -even if he were    a  Labor   man,   was   not infallible, and  would  start  by    making- concessions  to capital.    The - next time, he'. would  compromise      himself,     and     finally  would  be  no more  a laboring- man's  icpresentative than if he had becjii elected by capital.   The Socialist:made  no  such  compromises.   He might   be  a   dreamer   or     anything     else     that  ���������people    chose    to  call   him     and he  waited for the  day  when  the  co-operative community was in  force,  but  now  ho  was  for   tho  wage-earner.   Tf  '     THE STRIKE AT FERNIE.  Feiuie, Sept. 25.-It looks Very  much -i^s if there would be a strike at  Coal Greek collieries. 'J'oda* i,-t of  900 men employed, only 92 presented themselves for work'. These were  all non-union men.   '  Thc matter of 'non-union men being  employed', is the causa of the trouble.  On September 0th the Crow's Nest  Pass Coal Co. received the following  communication from the secretary of  the local union: ''I am instructed t������  notify your company that we intend  to_ cease work with non-union mcil at  your Coal Creek mines and Fernie.  coke ovens, and wc stand ready 'to  suspend operations when called  upon  -Printed, notices were then posted as  follows: "Acting under instructions  of President .Mitchell, ^we hereby give ,  all non-union miners notice that ten  days after date, September .14th., we  will cease work with non-union miners.''  The Crow's STest t Pass Coal Company has this day posted a "notice  that all miner*! not presenting themselves for work on Monday, 24-th. inst., will be dismissed. 'The company  claim that the men are breaking  their contract, by not ha\ in^ their  grievances arbitrated.  -mm.  '������������������*i'*iSf.V  **-;**'/i  .'/*������������������': V1  iUv-fCj;-.  ;���������*;?���������  STEAM   iieatkd-  FURNISHED     ROOMS  RAYMOND & SONS  ���������Dealers in���������  Lime,  Plaster Paris,   Brick;  Fire Brick and Vancouver island cement.  3 Pandora St. Victoria B.C.  J. PIERCY k 00.  Manufacturers Of.���������  IRONCLAD    BRAND  CLOTHING,  OVERALLS,  TOP SHIRTS,  ETC,  WHOLESALE 08Y GOODS  TOTOM, "���������!..0.  HILBERT  ���������SS23SK3SS5i.'':-:  M.R. SIMPS  Bolleltar*,  Et������.  Money to   Loan  a.   AvenuV --'--��������� --  LADYSiVI H  DAY  SCHOOL.   .  U������ual subjects taught; also language-*-, drawing in pencil and crayons, ,paint ng in oils and water colors, pianoforte and vocal lessons given in*'classes or individually.  MISS BERTRAM,      Ladysmith, B.C  HOTEL DOMWION  ���������'"-.Rates Jflio' ahd$].50���������    \ *  Fre    .     to all 8 team boat landinga and  railway depot*"..  .Electric cara every five  minuter* to all parts oi   the city.   Bar  and table unexcelled,  P. BAYNES, Proprietor,  [ABBOTT ST., VANCOUVER B, C.  NOTICE  ��������� Boots and, Shoes made and repaired. Contracts taken for clearing  land.  TA8   SING  FLETCHER BLIXi.     .   1st. AVENUE  ABBOTSF0RD HOTEL  BARSDPPr.iE������*wiiHB-*Tj,0ffIs,nlIon   was  a^n"1  tho  working  winks TviQUOus.lCiOAiiS      j man he would condemn it, even if ho  di<l not believe that labor legislation  whs. the  finality.  ������������������  ������������������ o ������������������  A. J. AlcMURTRlE, Proprietor  Newly fitted'up'and     . ' '  Furnished  LADYSMITH,    . C  Good tables and good  Rooms  ���������H^H*^  y.l^.+4+   .l~H-:"I**f ���������r*>'!~f'I-M'-M*-f ������������������-  Any parties after this notice found selling or buying bottles "be-,  ionjgiag to the U. B. Co., will be prosecuted to the full extent of  thelaw. .'���������"''  A reward of Ten Dojllars ( $10) will be pa-id to any person giving information that wuill loai to the conviction of persons guilty  of the offence.    ,     ��������� I ���������     I I , j    .  Union  Brewing:  ���������;l :;*. 6.  ^Limited  NANAIMO    B.  t  >:>4^..'. 4 .j. + ���������;��������� ��������� ^.4-*i. 4 .j. ��������� ���������!������������������������!��������� ��������� ���������-H-J-H">*4-f *I*>*!������*f *+++***++���������  GENERAL BLACK  Dr.   ' '?r can be found at any tithe  at his  odice on G-atacre street.   His  dental work ii guaranteed to be first-1  class, and rates reasosahle.  Miners' Prillingi.Machines  'MADE TO ORDER and REPAIRED   AT   SHORT   NOTICE.      DRILLS  SHARPENED BY  US      ALWAYS   GIVE  SATISFACTION.  _���������PICKS HANDLED A ND REPAIREJJ���������  -S H I P S M I T H I N G*    I N '.A L L   I T d   B R A N C I1KS  Horseshoers and Genera' B!acksinitfis.  Bville-r Street   -  MOT BY .REVOLVER FIRE.  Baku, Trans Caucasia, Sept. 251 ���������  There was an encounter between the  troops and revolutionists here, last  night in two restaurants frequented'  by Terrorists. The troops, while at  templing to search the buildings'^  wcre .mot by revolver firoj wh ch they  answered with rifles, lhe fire lasting  .half an hour. The inhabitants today are in a state of panic*-fearing  (������������������hat a rcnew.nl of the encounter may  precipitate another uprising.  Kr./.T. M. Rudd states that Nelson  is very prosperous and has of late  boon having a great many -visitors.  The mines in. that section are working steadily, and t.he,outlook for the  city seems good. Xelson's representa  t.ive, Mr. John Houston is reported  as being in Nevada. Mrs. Houston is  living" in "NcV-on.. Politics are not at  present he gag discussed to any  givas extent in Nelson, Mr. Rudd  finds the entire Ivootonay country so  far as ho saw it,   as prosperous.  It   is   said   that   Duncan   has     the  ctftimpion   investor.      He   sends   back  fl~*-*3  We are justly proud of this  Boot. The greatest praise has  heen heaped upon it since its  introduction.  I  100   Mens' 10 in.  Logging Boots  French Calf throughout,.'-. with  extra No. 1. heavy hemlock  oles; nave" outside counters,  are pegged and have standard  screw reinforcing all around  tae sole.  Manufactured by  J LECKIE Go. Ltd  Vancouver b. c  CHAMBERLAIN'S COUGH REME-  . DY ACTS ON NATURE'S PLAN  The most successful medicines are  those that aid nature. Chamber*.  Iain's Cough Remedy acts on this  plan. Take it when you have a cold  and it will allay the cough, relieve  the lungs,, aid expectoration, open  the secretions and aid nature in restoring the system to a healthy con-  in  Richard    and  sits down  with , the  other    200,   to   watch   the     market,  '-   L,adysrri it ti,  B  home  for  thc     funds,   invests     ������501 dition.   Thousands have testified    to  its superior excellence. It counteracts any tendency of a cold to   re-  meantime   a    steady  draft  for   sup- j suit in pneumonia.    Price 25   cents.  plies  lowers   the  capital.    To  invest  Large size 50 cents.     Forge-"size*'50  faster than the rise-'of stock increas-  Large  size 50  cents.     For    sale   by}  j es the profits.  the Ladysmith Pharmacy.. SHB5S*5f^*S*5HS3CSS  f  "fif..*������*S!������B*SVW  THBLlDYSVUTtlDlILY L^IXiBR  ? Shoes that Wear & |  i������j *4,i *4** >4.* *+* *.*.* -4. -������������������������   ���������*���������  ������������������������  *r   1-   -������-  THE BEST MINING SHOES  GIYiE   SATISFACTION  AT REASONABLE PRIGES  BIC  f BJP ��������� ^L> srm ������_ au.    **w *  Smith, Fotfts,  That's All  Local Items  liov. jMr. Schlichtcr was a. passen  ���������/���������jcr to NanaSlmo/ on the noon Uam.v  Mr. A. J, McMurtrie was amongst  itliose who took passage for Nanaimo at  noon.  Mr. J. Goodfellow, assistant supej*  ���������Jntondent of Die C.P.R., is in Lire  city loday,  having  anivcd at noon.  of this city. Tlie newly -wedded  couple will spend some time in Van-  couvei, before returning to take up  theii residence in Ladysmith.  Bellas���������"McKinnon.  This afternoon in Victoria, thc  marriage takes place of Miss Annie  McKinnon, second daughter of Mr.  A. McKinnon, to Mr. John Bellas.  Mr. J. Evans will act as {best man,  while Miss Evans will support the  bride.  The name is    used so indisciimin-  inately  in  connection    with    flimsy,  ill-fitting coats that it doesn't at all  describe tin.'  1 <  Smart, Rainproof, Dress),  The schedule of games for the city  foo'iJbirll league has been drawn up,  and will be published tomouow. No  game will bc played on Sunday  next.  Ask for Capital and Nugget Cigars  Alderman Colin Campbell lourney-  eil down to Victoria this morning,  ���������where he will visit his brothci foi  itlie next few days.  Dr. and Mrs. F. S. Reynolds, oi  "Naii&imo, are visitors in the city  today, having arrived on the morning train.  Mr. II. Fulton was a passenger to  Victoiia this morning whcie he will  .-witness  tho interesting events of thc  fair in the Capital City.  ��������� ������������������������   ���������  A special train, consisting of three  pullman cars, to he used for Earl  Giey's party ton*01 row, is on the  siding down near the Transfer wharf  -today. ^  A young bear was killed, yesterday  "by a local sportsman while out  hunting for grouse. The gentleman  ���������was in thc vicinity of T. Wasketl's  camp, a*boufc six miles abpve the city  ���������when the bear was seen. The small  ���������shot for grouse with which the gun  rwas loaded, proved sufficient; to cud  iToruin's 'career:.  S.S. Quito arrived last evening  'from New Westminster with a deck  cargo of 500j000 feet of lumber for  ���������"Nome. While here she will take on  3,500 tons of coal for that point.  ,The cargo will consist of both bulk  (and sacked coal. The Collier Tel-  Ins is busily loading three thousand  (tons of ibulk coal for San Francisco. Amongst oilier vessels callni,;  at this port today weie thc inter  and scow and the Selkirk.  DARING   CHAUFFAUR  MAKES BIG   MONEY  From a b'arc living salary of $f>00  per year to figures which compare  .with the salary of thc president of  the United States, Barney - Oldficld  has certainly made a great jump in  financial earnings.  The intrepid chauffeur .admits that  he was making only $5(|/) a year in  1901, savs an exchange. At that  t me he was doing odd jobs and  there weie times when he was short  the necessary cash for meals.  "There were times when I was  nearly starved," said Oldfiold, "and  there weie times when a dime looked as big as a barn to me." This  was in  1901.  Since then Oldfield has become   an  adept at  the auto game.     Getting a  start  with Tom   Cooper and   Heniy  Ford,  Oldficld; year after year,    has  increased   his   earning   capacity.      Ii-  was in   190] that Oldfield was  work-,  mg  for  Cooper  at  mere living    expenses.     Today  Cooper  is    working  for Oldfield,  watching thc chauffeur's  interests in the theatrical line. Bar.  ney Oldficld draws his royalties' from)  the  "Yande-ilxilt    cup race,"     which  proved such a (b-jg success down East  j    For this yeai, and thc season is a  .little  more  than  half  over,   Oldfield  ��������� lias in.id 1* over $36,000.     He expects  I to   see his   earnings   reach  the   $50,-  1000 nunk before the snow flies,  i    Barney   has   been  saving  some     of  1 this.     Tie owns a  big farm near To  iledo and several     houses.    At    thc  I same  time he squanders his   money  ficcly and is a      lavish entertainer.  I \\ ith the money coming as easily   as  1 it  docs, Barney has no intention   of  [quitting     the    spoit which rehires  . him to  face death���������almost��������� a   half  j dozen times a  day.  WEDDING BELLS.  Kerr���������Barclay.  This afternoon at thc residence of  the bride's father, Mr. J. Barclay,  Miss Isabella Barclay .was joined, in  matrimony to Mr. Dave Ken,'both  well  and   favorably  known   residents  Minard's Liniment  Cures  Dandruff.  A SURE CURE FOR  "CROW'S FEET."  "Be sunny" has grown to be some  thing of a catchword, but it is a  ".cry stood aJlI-round motto for every**  ; da\ life as well, writes a lady specialist. There aie recipes by the  scoic for eradicating wrinkles and  keeping "ciow's feet" at bay, but a  cheerful mind discounts all of them.  Leave the house or the office or the  school-room, behind you once in a  while; and take a breathing spell  out in the open And when' you do  go 011 i, do not always go .shopping.  Do   not  bother   with  *}*������argain     days  which  we are selling Ithis Fall.'   >  Useful,   comforta'blc,   stylish,    look  well on all occasions.  Walters 5 .  Hkenkeat  unless you really want something  that you cannot-lm-** ������" other time.  And even at the bargViin counter be  sunny. It may seem difficult, but it  is not nearly as difficult as it'seems  if you onlj start trying it.   o   CHANGE IN REGULATIONS.  Nanaimo, B.C., Sept. 25.���������  Tlie change referral to is in tho  shape of a reduction in the license  for g-ill net fishermen,] and an increase  in the license for those who UbC the  drag seme. The former .has been  reduced from -������5.00 to ������.2.50 and  the latter has been-, increased from  $10 to ������30.  The object of this change it for  the purpose' of encouraging as far  as possible the gill net fishermen,  whoso mode of catching herring will  not ,tend as much towards oMieir de-  depletion as if the drag- seine was  used entirely.  The herring are iilicady comvnonc-  ing- to arrho in the waters adjacent to thc city, A large shoal has  entered Schooner Bay, and it was  fish out of this shoal that tbe halibut steamer Manhattan toolc up  North with her yesterday.  Inspector of Fisheries Taylor - received woid jostevday from Ottawa  of a change that ha* been made in  the honing  rc-gujations.  A.   Biydui.  John Michek.  J. McLeod.  M. O'Connell,  W. A. Cornwall.  S. Tcusz.        v  Geo. Robinson.  W. Haworth.  H. Fulton.  C. McMillan.     '  O. F. Anderson.  _E. Clarke.  R. Wiigtit.  J. McMillan.  K. McKcnzie.  Jas. Kemp.  W.'L. Carter.  I-I. Blair, Jr.,  W. Sneddon,  E. J. Conway.  Robt. Rolston,  S. Frccthy%  F. Fisher.  11. Michie.  W.  E.  Bray.  A.  C.   Frost.  A. Portray.  rtt.  Becker.  ,"II.  Wright.  II. Fagan,  C. Docile���������  Hop Lee.  R.  Callendar.  A.  Howie.  G. Jackson,  R. J.  Bowen.  R. Boyle,  E. Morgan.  Angus Cameron.  Jas.  Kerr.  S- Rollendini.  A. Meredith.' .  C.  Mains.  R.  Rafter."  J. Cox.       '.-   ���������  F. Ingham.  R. Barclay.  A. Crossan.  Jno. Muir.  IV. W.  Walkcm.  IL. "Manuel..  K   McAskill.  J, "Michek.  cning  ���������BtiHr-r-rarara'B'rarMri  ���������**  ���������   Fadies' are invited to attend our Millinery Opening on  ���������  *     , ���������.���������  Display ot Choice  PATTERN HATS  and the Latest  MILLINERY NOVELTIES  I  LIMITED  THE LADYSMITH ORCHESTRA  (Late Robertson's)  1 Comet   I. .Whitcojube  Violin  A.  Auchinvole  Piano  .1  F. G-.  Ashton  C-an fye enpj!iK*ad for Dances, Socikilsj  etc.     A larger number .of pieces oan  be engaged if required.' .  Terms, etc., .Box--223, Ladysmith.  FOR SALE ��������� A child's crib _ lifed-  cheap.     Apply    >  MRS. H. POLLARD,  Second  Avenue.  ������ When ordering your MEAT don't forget to 3  ������ call on us. We keep nothing but, the BEST 3  ^ that the Market can afford and guarantee 3  g SATISFACTION !|  | ILIED COl BEEF > r* 12 MC. IB. f  1 A. HOWE I  ^ , MEAT   MARKET '.*,������������������     3  Minn id's Liniment  Cures Dandruff  aa5aiEffiH^*a'^^   V Ft U Ps  is what we all use but Good Syrup is hand to gel.    Have you tried  LYLE'S GOLDEN SYRUP  25 CENTS .PER TIN  EDWARDSBURG GOLDEN  SYRUP 20, 40 & 75 GTS. TIN  PURE MAPLE SYRUP  35 CENTS BOTTLE  NEW ORLEANS MOLASSESO  25, 40 & 75 CTS1TIN   o ���������  SPORTS GROUND  SUBSCRIPTION LIST.  Hugh Thomley.  N. A. Morrison.  T; O'Conncll.  J. Sanderson.  J. Eno.  D. O'Conncll.  J. C. Grillespie  Wm. Sandcrsou-  R. McMillan,  W. S. Morrison.  Jas. Adam.  James Dunbar.  John O'Conneli,  C. Hewlett.  Ed. Leahy,  W.  Akcnhead.  I-I. Hewlett.  A. Michie.  Thos. Lewis.  Jno Dunbar.  Edctic Jones.  Tom White.  R. Maguire.  Doc. Ellis.  NOTICE  On and after Monday, Sept. 17. I will  be found in our new shop on First  Avenue, next to Carter's Fruit  Store. Shaves and Haircuts a specialty. ��������� ��������� _  HOT and COLD WATERBATHS  J.  OILMAN  ! LADYSMITH   BAKERY  1  t _  CHOICE     CAKES    AND   PASTRY  ALWAYS    FRESH   ON HAND  Wedding     Cakei   -Slade   to  Order  FRUITS    AND    CANDIES OF ALL  KINDS.    FRESH   BREAD  EVERY   DAY  Prices    are     Very Reasonable.      All  Customers  are Treated Alike.  HOP  LEE * CO.  ON THE JSPLANADE.  - in lil.       I _J  "S m it h," "CI a b r 0 u  ������������������  4i  Parker/' uRemington  99  and "Winchester" Guns  FULL    STOCK  LADYSMITH HARDWARE COMPANY LIMITED  ROGERS' BEST  SPOONS,   KNIVES, FORKS,   ETC.  A large Shipment just received, aud now on exhibition in our window.    Call  and look them over  B. FORCIMriER  Watchmaker, Jeweller, Optician  ^ ....ITS BOOK STORE H  *&*.���������**���������-  W. G, Fraser  Merchant Tailor  FIRST AVENUE.  Suits    Made to  Order to Fit and to your  Satisfaction. Call and see Stock  Want Advertisements  ���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������o���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������  L/\IR Se. ADAM  Try COWAN'S COCOA- IT'S GOOD  FOR TOMORROW  1 Veal, Beef, Hutton,  and Lamb.  ���������  E.  FRESH SAU������AGE  G. PAN NELL  NOTICE.  Miss Dot-eson will resume her class  cs in vocal culture in Ladysmith the  first week in October. Term's on application. Box 12. Nanaimo. B.C.  'Phone 1-4-6.        ^  None Better-Capital & Nugget Cigars  FOUND���������On  Friday last, a watch.  Owner can have same   by calling  here and    paying    for this advertisement.  FOR SALE���������$300 buys  a  4-roomed  cottage,    situated    between Third  and Fourth Avenues,  Roberts   St.  For particulars, apply, between the  hours ol 5 and 6 p.m.  |R. WILLIS. o-l  ._       AAAtt������g  Minard's    Liniment for sale   every  where,  Dr. R. B. Diei  Surgeon Dentist  All work  guaranteed and at reason-  -'��������� ���������'������������������'.������������������-���������    able rates. ,  RESIDENCE  AND OFFICE  Gatacre St LadyFmith  Open at all houza. ;

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