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 ������' (,  ���������Al  Hy-  LilJ.r-i^.M, fi,���������  READ BY  JA;-  1W4  J5;5oo  ''OfA/",* >-  !y "'.  ,������'  Ni: t,"ii^^'^-/yv;\y  'v- I , " ������ii���������,  '  READ BY A  5,500 /#-.  ^  Vol. 11.���������No. 19.,  REVELSTOKE. B;.(T, AUG-UST'6, 1904  ,tyu4  $2.00 Per Year A"  A-  STIRRING  FOR. 10 DAYS  For ten days we are offering n  20 per cent, discount on all our  dress goods.   This is n genuine  " , > .     ' . ,    ������������������ biirgiiiii oll'er.    All our summer  ��������� ih-e.-s goods niiist move to make room for the, fall supply. Come today  nnd see this choice selection before it is too latu. A full range of'fancy  wash .silks at 2.1c. ..lust, nn'ived.a new selection of white fancy brocaded  Japanese silks in blouse lengths? Tussoio silks in n ovarictyAf.colored  polka dots'at different'prices, also included in this shipment'a full range  of the latest diess trimniingypn the, madect These aie a few of our  .latest airivals, iindVio vvell W'orthy of your inspection,    '      - '  THE EMPRESS SHOE t>|eNe  For, women .(for which vie'arc Osolc  agents in Revelstoke) is the best on  tbe market. Oiirstock in this depart-  "nient is.complete.^''"-' "_ -    '  LATEST  TELEGRAMS.  1 '  ,' '  ,i '(Special to the Mail ]       '     "_   -  \   ��������� ,      -l   Closed.  ��������������� , '   ,        .' 'i  Winnipeg,'  Aug.   6.���������Dominion"  Exhibition closed yeslerclavv,  ^ i  field;  w;.  Labor Bill Passed' Committee.  OttavvaA'Vlig- 0.���������Sir  Win. Mul-  ock's Canadian labor bill vvas rend-  a second  time  in the'House and  passed committee.      '    ' .-  EV7  Shoe  '-     -sf^. Mil' ,'  -Fire in Montreal.  ��������� <     i >  Montreal, Aug. 6.���������Fire,,, last  night did damage lo the extent "of  $40,000 in butler, and 'cheese dis-  trict. St. Pnitl street.  ;MEN'S'FURNISHINGS^ _  AVc lead while cStheis follow.'v    In 'tbis r^^T^'y^^tsl  department we aie showing aii'iip-to- Yat^^A1 .'^^fcJr'^tSjr  "date   langq of   everything  in   men'.- "N^ijAja^i'    i s^t  ,vj  '.wear.1. Just, taken into stock a  large  .shipment of,the Albei t Shoe, unequall-  .eel in style and qu.ilityand at ie.isi.ii--.      >���������  able prices?1- Lastdmc noc least comes '   *,"'    ���������   "  our Ready-to-Weai   GloDhing Depart-.      "   *-  -nicntvvbicb is Idled with the latest styles unci putter  Wc aie. also agents-for the^Ciinipbcll's Soini-Kcacl  -Clothing, and will ralZc vour nie.isme for a -uit a  guaranteed satisfaction.      '      ���������    *   '    '       T  \ '.Drossinaliiicr dcpnrtinoiit in coiiiioctuin vith tlio-tuio in ch.i  '"nf Mi:,s VV.l-on. wall whom yon can confidents pl.icu^oiii mil  and yei entire sau-f.icuou. "     ,    '        i,  * {% ' ' .i ���������  "-  " ���������    'Promoted:' ���������   ' ," .'"'  " ^ -        ���������      A  i Winnipeg, Aug. 6.���������A. Price,  Supt. at Fort William,' has been  appointed Supt. of 'transportation  for western lines.with lieaclqiiiirtei's  at' Winnipeg." , -     -   '  GEORGE  TAYLOl-t'BCOOK.-McKBNZIE AVK.,' REVELSTOKE.  Loan forC. N.'Rr.  Toronto, Ang.'G.-  ���������It is said'that  " - <���������     ���������,-,        i -,-������������������),  an eftort is  being  made ,to flont-a  in  France' and   Belsrinm for  loan  the'purpo������e of continuing building  the Oanadian Northern'Rail wa v.  C1 Big Shrinkage.^      A '  Bron t real. Aug.   (>.��������� 'Pre men do us  shrinkage'of main   shipment from  (, r. '  this    port-this    vear.       Package  . *      j. /      ��������� .    o  freight nl=n shows  heavy decrease.  '   ". y "  - < -yy  .The   year, is   one   of   the most un-  ,y, -        "  -  fortunate in'.the history of the ppit.  -.t.:  ���������"        -* - '-    -*  -' ' .    , y,VA  Tobacco- Combine, Bill-Passed.  '   Ottawa,"Aug. 6.���������House of Com-'  mons'    yesterday   'considered   the  a n ti-tobacco "combine    bill,'   and  *   . '       -  passed it after ������ome discussion.   It  is aimed at the   Americiin Tobacco"  Company- and .its   Canadian  offshoot, the Empire Company.  Another Defaulter.  ���������Montreal, Aug.  6.���������Leopold   H.  Durand, Manager of the Patterson  yii''. Co..' wns   arrested     churned  i  with   having   appropriated -to his  own use   over   $2500  of  the com  pany's money.  Durand   at  first  pleaded riot guilty but changed his  plea to guilty.' lie will be sentenced on Tuesday next.  Bush Fires.  Nanaimo,. Aug. 6���������Big bush  fires surround the city, filling the  air with smoke, and making heat  intense. A big fire broke out behind the ho=pital last evening and  threatened that institution for a  time", but the fiie brigade succeeded  in controlling it.  Big fires are raging in   the   Hur-  vvood district, and in Little Moun  tain, the   whole country being reported on fire.  We are selling at a speci.'tl  price some tooth brushes  thai are as good as any you  ever saw at any price. 25c  while they last.  Walter Bews, Phm. B.  Druggist and Stationer.  Next Hume's lllnck  Land Difficulties Satisfactorily  ���������rSettled,by Department  "of Interior,  y  ^'The ��������� difljculty', over the land  cjiiestion at Field has been settled'  satisfactorily to the .residents here.  Whrin Field began to "grow some  ye.'irsago land suitablefor.building  lots becamei valuable. It was 'at  first claimed by thc"C. P. H. that  .the land not owned by the big corporation ' was , included in - the  national park and could not' be  held by anyone.   ��������� ,v   "      <  ' W. C. Wells, member for North-  15ast Kootenay.. in   the  provincial  house, took   the1,'"matter   up in the  interests of those who had scjuattcd  on'the   land.    It turned  out  that  the land was' not  so  reserved tlia,t  it could not be dealt with, aiid the  company   thereupon   demanded to  puichase it.-   The  company's  employes, on, the other  hand, pointed  out the injustice   thisAvould be to  .them,'aAif -the- land,-'were sold lo  the C. P." K., it .would mean the forfeiture of their  improvements; the  company would  bVin the position  of being absolute-dictator; it,could  charge its.'employes   vyh'at "rent it  liked; and it could make such conditions as would ' leave them prac-  -, L 1  tically the property oMhe company  body anel soul.  'Hon. Clifford Siftoii had Uhe  matter thoroughly investigated,  with the result that the .'L'aurier  government' has " tin heel, clown the  C. P; R. and h.isjiad ihc'dand sui-,  veyed, and tlie lots will "lie.open to  application by the company's ein'-  ployes and the public. , Those who  have builtVnd mi proved "tli'ese lots  (vyili . be 'absolutely- protected in  ftheir--righ'ts-''arid-'twill ^-liave first'  right of purchase, while they value  of their improvements will be -pro-  tected in any case. '      y   .  '/ .     .      -    ' <   .  Thev action--of the Laurier government in protecting the rights, of  the people, is much appreciated  here, and this instance proves that  we have at Ottawa a government'  that has the courage to'turn down  the biggest corporation in the land  where its interests conflict with  those of the masses.  a  Creamery Butter.  We are receiving weekly-shipineiitsaof- splendid' Butter  ||/        direciArom the   factory   in   lb.'prims;   r4, '2'S "and  &%  m  %  Hi  Leave your orders for Berries,and   other' Fruits as ihcv  come in.    We also have Preserving   Pans   in   Alu-  - '     minum    and' Granite    ware.   Sealers,, and ysugar.  A Hardware,   Harness, ;'Crockery,* Glassware,   H;iv  .and'Feed.    Agents��������� for McClarys SLoves. A   ,  BOURNE BROS.  ,-.    J _ . 1     t    y     -���������'-',,  .Headquarters   for   Groceries A Harness,   etc  Social & Personal.  F. Fraser intends going  to  Ottawa.  F. B 'l.cwib left Tuesday for the  coast    ' - t  B. A.. L.iwson letuined from the  const Sunday.  Mis. Sweeney returned Wednesday  fiom a visit to ICaniloops.  Mr. and Mrs. W. W. Foster ,11 rived  .in Revelstoke on Friday to take .ip  their permanent residence here.'  Miss Agnus Mclvinnon, of Sandon  arrived heie on Thmsday evening on  11 visit to her sister, Mrt,. J. G. Mac.  donnld.  Mrs. Klson and Mis&'JticlniriUoii ai-  rived on Tuesday to make their borne  in Jtevelstoke, JL. Fl.son having taken  Mrs. Jloltun's hoiifac on tbe hill.  J. I). Sibbald lmd1 stillicicntly ic-  covered fiom bis recent accident to be  able to leave tbe hospital for his  heme on .Monday, nnd be ,is making  steady jirogress.  Mr. D.Lvidbon, of ICeinptville, Out.,  is manager of tbe Red Cro'-'j J)rug  Stoic during the absence of Mr.  Adimi'i, who is taking 11 ivell-eiirned  holiday in Ontario.  G. McCoiniick, ninniiging director  of tbe Iviimloops Lumber Co., will  piobiibly move bis family fienn Onllin,  Out, to Knderby, B.O. at an early  date, and intends making liis homo  there. r'  Mrs. G. S. MoCiirter is visiting ber  parents at BnnlV. Her little diiiiglitui  Doris met with a pcculiiir accident  there. She was playing with .1 dog  which sprang up and its clnws caught  her on the mouth, teaiing one Iin bo  that the wound had to be sewn up.  ; CLEARII^G    ''  45c. Dres's Coods Tor  .0  !=;c. Dreiss Goods for-i s  100 Shirt VVaists at 50c.     1 50 Shin Waists at $ 1.00;  All others at equally low prices. "    All' this season's  'A      goods'. ' '  ; -,/,-,,,. \      y,    ���������  Ladies ^Wrappers,one line to clear, $2.00. now $r.op  PARASALS  Tvvo-T'iilled W'hilc'Silk, regu'l.iV ^H.fiO.jKivv  Hi2.U0.      All oilier lines .it cost and below.  BOYS' LINEN SUITS I  .-tegular .^2.50 now  ���������isLati. Cheaper Suit-,  nt Tic. per suit.  MILLINERY  At I la If-Price.  OliildienS Sailm-  at Cost.  II.it  All summer Goods must g"0 regardless of cost  BARGAINS IN ALL LINES  .1 ' :}i  ��������� ."1     ',, ���������, i I  (-' "Y.i,'iS%|  ' - ^ff  Dicabiiinkiii':  Butterick's Patterns  Satisfaction Guiu.iiilecd.  EEID &o ^"QTXjSTGt  Midsummer  J  Again we are putting the knife in our  Clothing prices. All our entire stock of  clothing must go in order to 'make room for  the famous " l'"it-Reform."  We have picked out ;t few lines of fine  shoes that we are clearing out below cost.  See our bargain counter.  Saturday. 23rd inst. will be a Bargain Day  with us.     Don't forget to come and share  in the many bargains we are offering.  A word about Groceries. In ihis line  we are doing a rushing business. Always  a fresh line of siaple groceries on hand.  Monteith  L  FIRST      STREETl  .*' THE KOOTENAY MAIL.;  a: i  THE WAR.  The Decisive Battle���������Russian  '    General   Killed���������Conflicting  Reports   of  Japanese,   and  Russian   Success���������St.r" Pet-  -; ersburg  _ Critics.'  Maintain  ,    This is Crises of the. War.  I.i  .     '��������� St. Petersburg, Aug. f.���������At last tbe  decisive bat'tle of the campaign seems  to be in progress.    Having completed  'liisenveloping movement of the AUis-  '   sian   position,   General ' Kiuoki/has  '.ordered   shnullancously,  an  advance  from all points againstdlaicheng and  Xiinoyiing.       Fighting   is   raging  on  ljoth fronts and slill continues.,    The  latest report.contain nothing yet confirmatory of the rumors that General  '  JCuropatkin has been defeated. ���������  ,   ���������    St. I'eteisbiirg, -Aug. L.��������� Lieut-Gcn-  ' oral   Count   Keller   was   killed July  2'Jth, while repelling the  preliminary  attack   on   the;   "Yangsde pass, thirty  'miles east of Liao Yang.   The general  was standing near 'a   battery,   which  , was subjected to a tenific shell  fire,  , when'a shell burst, c'louC  to him, and  he   fell    mortally   'wounded,, dying  '   twenty   minutes   later."     Bclorc the  genci-.il expired he, had the satisfaction  of knowing that tbe Japanese attack  had been lepulscd. Geneud Sussalitch  may now command the First,Siberian,  Army Corps.  y   Chetoo, Aug.,1��������� A Japanese  merchant has leeeivedwoid from a  Chinese thai ihe Japanese luive'occupied  ' every position   sin-rounding' tho   bc-  scigecl lotiesses of  Port Aitlim, with  the exception .of   Golden  Jlili.     The  ' Chinese   slated < bo,th "sides   sutVoied  tremendous'dosses   in the operations  necesssuy to bring about' this' state of  '   a flairs.   ��������� The nieiiibeis of the .Russian  "intelligence bureau heie, are denying  ihe report, that Port Ai'thuv  has been  captured, but  aie inclined to believe  the reports'true to the extent that'the"  .,   Japanese-have made great progress in  their  operations  about  the  besieged  fortress. .  s' . Ilai Cheeg, Aug. 1.���������The Japanese  on Satmday attacked, the heights of  ,- "Kan'gvva Pass, tlie .right of the   Itus-  , sian position at Simoucheng.     Under  .cover   of   darkness'the Japanese in-,  fantrv charged, but the Russian guns  , drove   them , buck    in   contusion and  silcD'ced two of their   batteries.     The  llusbian losses weie slight.  St. Peteisburg, Aug. "I.��������� Preparations have been 'completed for the  departure, under command of Rear-  Admiral Eiic-uist', of tbe cruiser  ' division of the second .Russian Pacific  squadron, now lying oil'Croiistndt. It  is alio believed the auxiliary cruiseis  Don and Ural, which are probably the  ships reported as having passed Copenhagen with two torpedo boats, will  be followed at once by other converted ineichautiiieu. This time the  admiralty has resolved that there  shall be no question of the character  of the warships engaged in stopping  contraband.  St. Petersburg, Aug. 2���������The feeling  at the War Ollice  here   is' distinctly  *   gloomy   ibis  morning.     Tbe   official  telegrams  bad   been   received ������������������ by the  general stall' from General Kuropatkin  who was communicating   direct  with  the Emperor, but from private sources  " at the front it  already   was -apparent  that Simoucheng (15 miles  southeast  of llaicheng ut the   juncture   of   the  'Fengwangeheng and   Sin   Yen road.-')  had been  lost.   General. St.ilkeberg's  outpost.-: having  fallen   to  Plnicheng.  >"o word was   received   enabling   the  statl to either confirm   or   deny   the  re-ported capture of  the  late  General  Count Keller'- position   ot  Jkb.ivur-n '  (ea.-t of Liao Yung) and Yiiiig.-eo jia-t  (HU   mill.*-   i-a.-'t   of   Liim  Vang), but  heavy lighting eoiithim-on   b.itli the  solithvin ind eastern fronN,   will) tbe  object 'if the .litpltlK-C   ill tho ca������t being to .'lank   General    Keller's ,corps  from th,;  -uiith   aiid   noith.   which is  emily jio-.-ible.     The   jiroyri-jp of the  enveloping movement may have forced  the corp- to retire on Linn lhan   Sian,  which    ir-   the   ncct   podlioii   in the  direction of Liao Yang.  Oll'icinl ilccpalchft- detailing the engagement arc hardly expected  till the  evening     The   failure of the garri.-.on  of bimciiclicng   to   retreat   along the  northern   road   probably   was due to  the presence of the  Japanese column  flanking   tho   late    General   Keller's  corps from the south.     In view of tbe  inability   of   the    lUi.-i-dn.ns   to   hold  Simoucheng it is   considered unlikely  that Generals ZaroubaifT anel   Stiikcl-  berg will   attempt  to  offer utubborn  resistance at Naichcng.    Jt is possible  that they are already retiring on  Anslianshan, half-way between Hai  Cheng and Liao Yang, as indicated in  these despatches last- night.' ..There is  reason to believe that General Oku's  divisions are advancing- from New-  chwang on Haicheng'Mvith a view of  flunking and cutting'off General Stak-  elberg's retreat; but this movement is  not likely to succeed- on account of  Stakelberg''s ability to. retire ](north-  ward on.Anshanshan.  An interesting detail evidencing the  iieiceness of the artillery duel south  of Hai Cheng July 31 is the fact that  the,Kussian batteries on the left of  the flank fired '-1S42 shots in four  hours. - ,   ,,    ''  All the military critics ' this morning take the view'that the decisive  moment of the campaign has arrived.  The army organ' says . that General  Kuroki prepared for ,his advance by  'drawing in his .forces which were  scattered over a front of forty miles.  The paper says it is evident that a  large JapaiVese foice is working along  the Siamatsze Lia'o Yang line. It expresses doubt, however, which . advance of the enemy will push home  and whether it is-Kiiroki'a intention  to try to'Hank Kuioptitkin north or  south of Liao Yang. ,s , '_'��������� *   ,    ���������  .The Russ says :    "The decisive mo  ment has 'arrived,  but^ judging  from  the latest reports  the Russians  have  retained their positions and this 'time  it will not be an order to retreat."  r <"   RAIL ANifsTEAME'R.  A book-agent was trying to sell a  book to a well-known ra'ihyay conductor at Kamloops. , The conductor  was busy and used train language'to  tlie agent. Still the book agent kept  on', and the conductors language got  stronger. /Then'the agent wound up  by writing a slip of paper and "handed  it to the conductor who read :. "I am,  deaf and have not , heard . a  word'you said. I am stone broke  and want'hei p.  book for $2.50."  so abashed he handed the agent .$2.50,  took the book and threw it in a corner. Sometime afterwards" curiosity  prompted him to, look for the book.  He found it, and wus^so Veil pleased  with it? he "now says he would not  ta'ltc $25.00 for it.a'  ~ A good" story' is toldrin railway  circles of Conductor^ Joe McCrum.  Train master J3Uon had made' the  selections of passenger,conductors for  the new Imperial Limited service.  The rule is that appointments are  mad by seniority. Joe saw in tbe  -Mail that conductors Armstiong,  Heichemer ancb Lawson 'bad been  selected, and as bis seniority is the  same as Conductor Heichniei's. he  hied himself to the trainmaster's  ollice and demanded an explanation.  The' trainmaster looked the matter  up and found Joe was right, but  pointed out it wa? too late to change  it now. as uniforms hue! been ordered  for Conductors Tferchmer, Armstrong  and Lawson.' ''Oh. chat don't make  any difference'" said Joe.' ''I can  wear either Herchmer's, Armstrong's  or. Lawson"sclothe5." ,Joe"s argument  proved irres is table and he got the  appointment.  ALIEN J.AB0R.  Stringent, Measures for Re-'  striction���������Undesfrable A Immigrants to be Stopped.  Ottawa, July 29.���������Sir William  Mulock introduced his Alien Labor  Bill. It .provides against importation  of alien labor, under promise of employment, and it is made an offence  to import under contract. In a case  where labor cannot be obtained in  Canada application can be made to a  judge for judicial permission to import. ' Provision fis made against  bringing iii labor by advertisement. ���������  ���������It 'is made a common olfense to  import aliens by fraudulent representations. . ���������* ������ " '  ,' Anotncr' section requires the Government to order that lincs'be constructed by "British or Canadian labor,  and whenever possible by ,British  contractors or by construction companies, incorporated under' Dominion  or .provincial legislation, of .which a  majority of the directors and capital  shall be British. '..                   '  The amendment'makes' persons in-,  fringing the act liable 'for'cost of  deportation. ' ,  ' It'is proposed to forbid the'landing  of idiots, lunatics,1 paupers,'or persons  liable to'becdme a public charge, professional beggars or 'persons liable to  become afllictcd ��������� with .loathsome or  dangerous diseases, anarchists, prostitutes, convicts,'other .than those^ convicted of political offences not involving moral turpitude.  ��������� The Minister - of., Labor gets the  power ot deportation.      " ',  America, could they be assured that'  they were going to meet woi thy men  its husbands on ' tlie other side of the  Atlantic.  We are'able to give good' men introductions to such girls.    .        (_.   ,  If you'wish to get, an'introduction  please 'write us with particulars of  yourself (age, nationality, occupation  and circumstances) as a sensible girl  would reasonably expect to get and we  shall at once write you in reply.'  Tell us what kind, of a wife, (age,  nationality, appearance and disposition) you wish to get.',  You will also'enclose of Fee of $5.  A further Fee of $15 will be' due to us  within one month after .marriage, thus  milking $50 altogether." ,  ,  Jtisnot at all necessary that you  should,be a wealthy man..  But it is necessary  that you are a  man vvho would make a kind and good  liifsbaniFto^irgqpd wife.  . ," If you arc not'such a man please do  not write us. , ' , f  , "Address:��������� ��������� -  Mi:ssks. Jon.N Li.ovn .t- Duncan,  Anglo-American Agents,  91, St. Mary's Road,  ", ���������  'Leyton,    .     " ) <  ''  ' London,      't  1        '.' "     ' .England. ,  IDZRIZtsTKI  You ' can - have the  . The  conductor was  LUMBERING.  William Xicnolas Rolfe, of Trout  Lake City, has been appointed at-,  torney for the Canadian Timber k  Suw-Mills Limited in place of Edward  Buchanan.  An eastern lumberman 'jays : "The  market for the timber east of the  mountains m a large one, and one  which may be relied on toabsorb large  CORRESPONDENCE.;   ,  .     .,- r  Editor Kootenay Mail: ,     (      ,    J- ,       '  Dear Sir,���������On behalf of the father,  mother, brothers and sis'tersof Mrs. T.  -A. Brown, late of "Revelstoke, I wish  to express the deepest gratitude'to all  the, people'of, that town for their great  kindness ar.d'sympathy in her recent  sad bereavement We -'shall always  have a very Warm place, in" our'hearts  for,the friends who were-so kind 'to  her in Bevelstoke.' , ,Thank������,you, Mr.  Editor, for the space in your-valuable  paper.   ���������  '_'.',',     '      Her sister, ���������_,,*"'   '  * V ,J. A     ' .--> -'"-Mrs. Wm; Ebmono.  \ Card of Thanks.  1 desite to tender my most sincere  thanks to tho maintainence-of-way  men, of tbe 'mountain section, and  others, for their kindness and sympathy with me in the death of my  dear husband,' and "for their liberal  contribution for the purpose of defraying the iuneral expenses. I also wish  to extend to the Canadian Pacific  Railway Company my mest heartfelt  appreciation of their very great kindness to me in my aflliction.  Mas. Tnos. McMahon.  fllicillewaet.   '   '  PERFECTION   COCOA  It is absolutely pure.  P.  COWAN'S CHOCOLATE CAKE ICINGS  .��������� , CREAM BARS 'ETC. ARE VERY'CHOICESUUALITY  The COWAN CO., .Limited, Toronto  OQ SILK PIECES  Extra largo silk. and satins lor fancy  work, Lovely colors sure lo pleico, with book  of fmicy woik mill iiilli-llc jirciiilniii. ALpiot1  I.-, cent', 2 lols for !i.'ic. Money ruliiilicit in-  Muiilly If not ns reiireseiiteil. Illiihtmteil l.lbl  'KHKK. Aadiuv,: EXCEI.LO CO., 472 Main  Stroot, En������t Orange, N. J.   ' ft  -TIR~3r  The- Topic says: "'1 he. .Great  Western/Mines, Ltd. operating the  Nettic'L. and .Silver Cup ^properties  as vvell as the reduction works, at 5-  Mile shipped to the refinery at Trail  26,000 ounces of bullion containing  gold, silver and lead.', Owing to the  snow-slide last "spring taking out'the'  Silver Cup 'tram', rthis shipment of  bullion is wholly.the , output -of the  .Nettie L. mine.     'i/',   - i   (  OCEAN STEAMSHIPS.  ���������,    ��������� ��������� '   'Koyal Mail Lines.  Cheapest Routo to the Old Country.  ALLAN 'LllNK���������From Montreal.  Parisian  ' V'B" .1!'!  Tuiii-.ivii .'........: ; ��������� ��������� ��������� Ai'B: *'  Ionian . ..". ������������������������������������'��������� ; bent.-  .  '. 'DOMINION LINK���������Fiom Montreal.  ICcnsint'ton .���������.������������������������������������." -"^''0  Dominion  Aug. 20  Vancouver   ' ������,UK'.".i  Canada bept. .1  CAN. PAC. ATLANTIC S. S.���������From Montreal.  Lake Cliainplain '��������� ��������� A"B. IS  Lake Erie     fopt. 1  Lake Manitoba  ..��������������������������� ocPt- ������  . AMKKICAN LINE���������From New York.  St. Louis...  '!"- 4"K-S?  New York.1 ���������' ,..........Aug.2i  , WHITE STAR LINE���������From New York.  Majestic *AuB'ii  Oceanic ..V..".  -. ."rr-AuB-;|  Touionip. ,���������  .������������������-,;������������������ Aug.dl  " '; VC,UNA11D LINE���������From New york.-'ij? -  Etruria ..-'...*..'.'. -}"K"E'  nicuna.. ..:....;, : -i"K;-.',  ���������Umbriii r Sept.-J  Possenpers liekcled throiiKb to all pans ot  Croat Britain and Ii eland, and at specially low  rates to all parts of the Euiopean continent.  Apply to nearest railway or steamship agent or  T.  W. BBADSHAW, Agent,  Revelstoke  W. P.Jf   CUMMINGS,, Paciflc   Ag-ent  THIS IS" NOT EGOTISM.  We believe vve know our business.  Our business is to help you do youi  business. We-supply up-to-date business melius and ��������� methods,���������money  saving devices^itul how to use them.  TENOAVELL LOOSE-LEAF LEDGER.  Loose  Leaf   Files and Lodgers wth  quantities' of the HiirphiH lumber of  the province. Timber in the congested portions of the cimt is getting  scarce ar.d it ivilj not  be  very   many  POLITICAL .  At the Fielding bancpiet at Toronto  the hall was  ornamented   by an   im-   ^-���������   .-   -:���������- ������������������- -.--"---   *.*���������  . ,    , , filings specially ruled, printed, pei-for-  men=e cornucopia with four horns, at(,(1 llnd ^punched to suit any slyle of  which wa.-"erected in the centre of tlie binder,  room. From the mouth of each horn  the- records of Canada'a great progress  under lilicral rule were depicted.' On  the mouth of one horn were the words  "Immigration ��������� 18H0. 1-1.805; 1003,  liS,������(M." In the second born, "Tall  chimney!, .-inokinir���������total  trade, ISOti,  .-j:23ii.02.">.:jr.^;   jnOs-i. ? ii;7,oi;'i,fi85."  In th" third horn���������"Transportation���������  Two tiaii'continentiil   roadii:  G.T.I',  thf nwr restaurant  MIL       U ������V,L First Street,  ' ,        j       1      ..  , East of Molions Hank      -JffiltcveWoke.   <  For vour meals. Open day and night.  Meals 2oc and upward. " Special weekly  rales.    Good service gun ran teed.   -  YODO FUJI I, Piopiietof. '  "  ,  NOTICE.  "VTOTIC13 is lieroliy 1,'ivoii Unit, ,10 days nrtor  JM 1 dale, lintoiid 10 apply to, tlio Honorable  tho Chief Coininis-aoiior ol Lands' mid Works  lor a special liconse tocut :md carry away limber from tlio follow iiiKtlo-crilicd lands situatod  in Wost Kootoiiny Di������li id, li. (J.1 ,v  CoiiinionciuK at a post in.-irl.od Geo.l'. ripor s  north east corner po-,1 planled al the north  woit cornor of tho F. Kiibmson Liimbor l.o.'.-,  limit on tho north side or Iho north o.isl arm of  Arrow Lille, thonco south oights chains,'thonco  west oiRlitv chains thonco. north oijjhly chains,'  thonco east eighty chains to imintnf coiiimoiico-,  nioul. J .   1 '        , '  Dated tho 1'Jtli day of Maj, liini. .  DON'T  MARRY, DOCTOR or d os  pan, "Don't do a thing",  till miii sue clc.iil.v what's  bostbyaid of Flashlights  on Human Nature, on huallli, disoaso.love,  iniirriiiKO and parontago. Tolls what you'd ask  a doctor, but don't I1I.0 lo. JlOp.igos, illuslr.it-  ed. 2,1 emits; but to"iiilrocluco it wo send ono  only to any adult, for. |)i>ot:iR0. 10 cenU. M.  HILL PUB. CO., 129East 28th Stroot, New  York. ' .   .  Wm. Fleming',  .  4 AYliolcsiilcIand Kelnil V    .  Meat iepefiant.,  Fish, and   Game   in"'   Season",  First.St., Revelstoke.  SEE  built from lei'- thai) one'year's .-.urjihis  . ���������fUi.fiOlMXM)."    In   th''   lotutii   bom  | the     word-,     ''Agririihiire���������Kxporls  y | IS'.Kl, .-f.'ifi,:7.M).!li)2;   in   IliO.'J, |li-l,'i-ll,-  years before   British   Columbia'* hun-; H(;'.^ ,, v ,  ber market   will  be  considerably  en-,  .   iarged."  -- = :,--- ���������:==-,SC- 31 =- -1W  -Wing Chung's newly imported stock lof Chinese  and Japanese goods.  The best assortment ever  landed in Revelstoke of  useful and ornamental  articles: '  Tea services Flower Pots  Plates Umbrella Standi,  llaskels Lunch Jlaskets ,  Cane Chairs . Smoking .lackels  Handkeich'efb Silk Goodb.  GOLD FISH  Finest stock of candies and fruit, in town.  Front Street, Revelstoke  TKNOVVKIX TltAXSKKIl l-'ILK.  Kootenay-Mail Publishing Co. Limited  HHVBLSTOKK,  13. U.  THE WOODS ABLAZE.  TO BACHELORS  XeNon. li. C, Aug. -.���������"The woods Then'un- -orne htuidi, (1- of lliou--  are aiil.ize." This ,is the ciy of the [und- nn,ro men than w.rn'n in the  aluriricd from all section-! of the  Koo- . Central and   vW'-t'-rn  tenny di-.trict, whore the  air is  thick  w.rn'n  li,  rti(t<-  of  Ain-  oric.i an.! in f'anarl.i.  with the smoke of forest fires. Around'     .\>> a n ������ult thoti-.md- (,/  lionoriible  Xels'oii and over   ICootenny   Lake vol-j men���������Rirmer-   .Minf-i^ and  other.*���������  living itt th(ije district-, cannot get  vvivp.) within their o'.'.'ri circle of iio-  rjuaintniicr'-',  J'.ut in Krigland, Hcotl.-uid, freland  and Wales there are,a million more  women than men and thoiijainla of  good, attractive tfirls���������many of tbern  daiigbler-'of farmers and all of thcrn  ipialifiod to iiiiikr1 e.lcc(;llent wives, who  have no desire to become old maids nt  home,  would   willingly  cuiegiiitc   to  umes of smoke have been pouring  from four tires in the timber. A big  fire is raging at the head of Quart/,  creek, some distance from Vmir, while  in the valley of Uie Lardeau river  fires of large extent are bla/.ing in the  vicinity of Poplar and Gold Hill.  There are many thousands of acres of  fine cedar in this section and the fir������>s  are doing thousands of dollars' worth  of damage.  S������J?SSSffiS  . ?.1>'*'3<33>'!  ' ���������^-'^iJ!$#A1S������3!  , ^^5s������f'-wls^,1  :������oi. I ���������"?* >kyy    t  r-  The best and safest way  Lo keep Baby's skia  ]iealtliy is to use only  BABY'S   OWN  SOAP  Pure,   Daiiily,   Delicate.  lie ware   of  imitations.   030 ,  MIOERT TOILET SOAP CO ,   Mfrj.   MONTREAL  mmmm.  Standard taincdy for Gleet,  Gonorrhrua and Runnings , fiiirwl  IN 48 HOURS.    Cures Kid- Willi J  noy and Blnddor Troulilos.  Oprporation' of the Oityr  of Revelstoke.  GOURTof REVISION:  *~ '          t. i ^*  ,-xjOTlbii!, IS ILKKliiJY GIVKN that  _L\     the   lirst sitting  of the AiinnaL1,  Court of Huvision of tbe Municipality  ol'tbe City  of Hevelsloke will be heldl'  al  the Council  Ohiiinhei\  City   Hall,. '  Hevelsloke, Ii. 0., un Tuesday, AiigusL-  HiLh, 11)01, at 7:110 p. in. for the purpose- -  of 'henring'complaints    against   the--'  [isM'ssineiil as  liiade hy .the'Assessor,-  nnd  for revising "iind correcting ��������� thc-  iissessmenL roll. ,  ,  11. FLOYD,     tl.''  '    "    -. .    'City Clerk.-  ,   Revelstoke, 13. C, Jvly llth, 1001.   "  'NOTICE.  N1  In Iho niallei-roi .lohn A. C'liiiieion, deceased,. '  .'    and in lhe mailer ol the Oillcial Adiinnis-  ti-atois1 Acl. i  OTICK   IS   II1CHKHV   GIVKN   that   by  jli    older of  Hi-Jlonor .1.  .V.  |,'oiin, Couniy *  Judge, dill ed the (illi .Inly, liWI, Clem-yeS. Mc-;  Cai-lei-, Oillcial Adiniiiklinloi- lor thai ),.'iil.,ot  Ivoolenav Couniy coiniinsed within lhe Hovel-  .  stoke Kk-cloial   DMnul,   has    been  Kiantcd t  letter-,  ol   .idininisti.ition,   lo  adiiiiiu-ler  all"'  and singular the csliuc or John A. Cameron,  deceased. ������   i   ���������  AN'I) FUHTIIKIl TAKK NOTICK that, all (  claims upon the said usl.ua inusl bo nonl, in lo -  Iho-ald Adiniiiii.tiaLor. al his ollice.'Imperial I  Hank Ulock, Hevelsloke, li. 0.. vwlliin illi days ,  from the date hereof, all or which tune all pio-  ceeds will be dinliibiilcrt among the paitics-  Javvliilly llicieunlo cnlitlul.  CiKOHCIK S. lIcCAHTF.lt,  1        Ollicial AdiDiuiblratorr-  Dated lhe 13lh day of July, 1001.  _���������_  mails close:  t  -   -AT REVELSTOKE P. 0.  ATS-I5 A. M. FOR EAST & SOUTHT,  AT-I-I0P. il. FOR W15ST   /  at sou p. m: for rast &'wkst  Railway Time Table  i  ,  Trains tunning IiiiaL leave Hevelsloke-  No. 00 0-23 a. in.  No. 2 2-1-05  Trains running WeM, leave H'evelsto k.er  ��������� " No. V2 -15 a. in.     No. 07 17-15 a. m..-  South Branch  Leave Hevel.stolce D-20 ;i. in.  Arrive Revelstoke 17-10 p. n'i.  Okanagan Line  Leave Sic-unous 7-.'i0 a. in.  Arrive IS-00 p. in.  Arrive   Vernon   IO-li.Va. in.  Lefive l-l-.'lO'p. m>  Trademarks  and Copyrights  obtained in all coiiutrics.  Second Annuiil fC.vbibition of Lhe  Nelson   Agiictiltiinil   and  f iidiistnal Association  Sept.28&29  NEW BUILDINGS, FINE GROUNDS  BIG PREMIUM LIST  NOVEL OPEN AIR ATTRACTIONS  Write for I'ri/.e List:  .1. E, AnnabJe, Sec, Nelson, B. C.  Halcyon Hot Springs  ^fanitarixfm. -  mllJi MKDIOAL WATJiKS of Jlal-  J_ eyon (tie the most ciiralive in the  world. A perfect, nntmal remedy for  all Neivous' and Mii-jcular diseases,  Liver, Kidney nnd .Slotiiach ailments  and Metallic Poisoning. A sure cure  for "That Tired Feeling." Special  rules on all bouts and truiiis. Two  mails airive unci depiu t every clay.  Telegraph communication with all  purls nt the vvoild, An experienced  iiiiissanger,  Halcyon Hot Springs  Arroto Lake 2J. C.  PATENTS  *      ,        obtained in all co  ROWLAND BRITTAIN,-  Registered Patent Attorney  Mechanical Attorney anil Engineer.  Itooin il, KiiirllelilllJIoek, Cii-anville St., ileal" I'.O"  VANCOUVER,   B.   C. ���������  A   iinstcaid  will secure nn evoniiiRappoint;  inciil, for tlio.so who cuiiiiot call during the day,  Jas. I. Woodrow,,  BUTCHER.  Retail Dealer In^^aana^.  BEEF,   PORK,'.  MUTTON, Etc.  Fish and Game in Season.  All ordcrii promptly llllcd.  REVELSTOKE,   B.   C,   undKing strain!  LEARN  SHORTHAND   AT HOME  by concspotidence.   JO weekly lessons  will make you peifcct.  013TAJN  UJUJfJSR  SALARY  Shoithiinel isiiowitdiiy.s indispensible  to   everybody.     Utilize   spare   time.  Very moderate fee.    Wo procure positions.   Write for free booklet.  CrcNTiui. ConKESi'o.\-i)i:xcn Coileoe,  215, Temple Chambers,  Temple Avenue, London, E.C. ;  7  J  THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  J.    SAMSON  cPaintep, Paperhanger, ��������� Signwriter  KALSOMINING   DONE.'  Orders receive prompt attention.  Second street,       -      REVELSTOKE  C.J.Wilkes  ,   r MACHINIST &"    '  p     BLACKSMITH     - '  i^fiSJ*  ,,    -NOW IN ITS 39th YEAR,  Tlie leading mining  iieriodic.il  of the  world, with the strongest editorial staff of  ( any technical publication. - "    <  Subscription   $5.00. a   year   (including  U. S , Canadian, .Mexican postage.)  Sample copy free. Send for Book Catalogue.  The Engineering and AIininq Journal,.  261 Broadway, New York   !  All Kinds of Jobbing Work Done. ,  ��������� Sewing Machines and .Bicycles Cleaned  aiid, Repaired.'! ' c  Keys fitted on the Shot test Notice.  Opposite  Salvation Army  FIRST ST.  .Agent for Mnssoy-Hapels Bug-������*Ios Ac  ' Wng-ons. nnd all kinds or Farming-  i    Implements. . <���������  J. MALEY  ,    WILL,   RE-OPEN   ''  <"   .Ilis Flower, Fruit and Ycgcl.tblo Store in-  -J. SAMSON'S UUrr.DI.VG, SKCO.VD STKL'CT  ON   MONDAY,   JULY   4-th  JFrosli Vojotnblos. Pol Pimm mid Flower.,, and  DFrnit for Sale.    Order- talon for locally Brown  loniMo and other Plants for setting out.  WRAPPING   PAPER   AND  ,.     PAPER BAGS.  Tlfe'Kootenay Milil has ,beon  appointed-agent  for  one   of  the  largest r Canadian' Paper  . Mills.-- - y    o  Wrapping' papers in' rolls or  flat, and paper bags ;of all  weights and sizes supplied to  Older printed or imprinted.  Kootenay Mail, Revelstoke.  WOOD YARD  , 1. have started,, a .permanent Wood  nTfai'd on Third street. Willi my past  ��������� ���������experience I hope to be in'u position  ���������to satisfy all reqiiiienients nf custom.  ->ers.    Mill and  cord wood   ���������supplied" in  ���������tiny lengths aired need prices for cvisb-  '     "'���������       . ' R. SAMSON.  W. A. McDpnald  j' - PLASTEEER'Vfe BRrCKLAYEli   '  REVELSTOKE    '  "The only first-class plasterer in town.  ILet me know your requirements:   A  ���������'Carload of Lime just imported. tA Car-  'load of Brick under order. ���������  THE CITY EXPRESS  -     E.,W.( B.Paget, Prop.'  Prompt delivery of parcels, baggage,  etc., to'any part of the City.  Any. Kind of Transferring ,l'  \ .. 'Undertaken.. '< ...,":  All orders left nt R. M. Smythe's  Tobacco Store, or by Telephone,.No. 7  will receive prompt attention.'  SERIOUSMARGE  Indignation Over, Police Negli-  ,   ' gence at Clanwilliairi:  , The workmen employed on the railway contract at Clanwilliam are in-'  dignanfc ,over what they allege to be  the negligence of the police in regard  to Anderson', the missing time-keeper.  Chief Bain-went out and did all he  could, but the case'was out of-his  jurisdiction.      ,  The men complain- the 'matter has  not been followed up by the provincial  police, and they, go so far as to describe  'the   way   in   which     the   provincial  authorities have  handled  affairs as a  piece, of hciiitless  negligence.   It  is  now nearly three weeks  since Anderson  was-missed.    A  box .containing  private cone-pondence,   money, and  valuables belonging  to  the  men employed on the 'work,  and   which were  entrusted to his-care, lies in the camp.  No oflicer'has fta,keii  the  trouble'to  open this box, find out 'the address of  deceased's relatives, and  advise them  about -the   affair.    No   investigation  has been made as to  the ownership'of  tbe valuables   left   in   charge of'deceased, ,and  foiy their 'return ,to  the  rightful' owners* Nothing has been  done to look'unto   the suspicions of  foul play which exist."in ,'the camp l'e-  garding the fate of deceased.  Anderson ,vvas   a   steady,   leliable  young Englishman,  highly  respected  in the camp," and  kept  his  papers in  particularly good shape   in a deep inside pocket of  his "waist.o.it which he  kept buttoned up.  'Had befallen into  the lake, it is considered these papers  must have been' retained in' the usual  position   in   the   cloth.ng, but   they  weie found floating'on   the  lake as if  they   had, been   extracted   from hi%  pockeU.   Beyond  the  work clono by  j Chief Bain in  exploding dynamite'to  bring up'the body,  nothing hag been  done by the pioyincial  police to drag  the <miall lake for the body if it should  be there, or to  ascertain   where it has  been planted if it should be a case of  foul play, and the papcis weie thrown i  on the lake as a blind.,      '   '  ' It is 'high 'time   the   minister of',  he has shipped a lot of roses to  Dawson city. ( i  Thos. McNaught, .manager of 'the  Halcyon Sanitarium, who 'was in the  city Monday" looks enthusiastically  forward to the prospects of fruit growing and'small 'farming on Arrow  Lake. Afc Halcyon' he raised an excellent crop of strawberries this se-ison  the fruit ripening by June Llth, and  he had-nevy potatoes on June 30th,  M.,,7. Henry, the well-known nurseryman, of Vancouver, is devoting  special attention to raising stock for  the fruitgrowers of the province. He  basset out 100,000 young trees,this  season.'. He thinks the outlook of tbe  province for fruit-growing is('splcndid  and points out that five acres in this  province wiU'proiluce as much, from  fruit as   will   160,- acres in Manitoba.  =5&  COLUMBIA RIVER.  justice took the matter up and caused   from grain.     This   is,   he   says, 'the  secret of the enthusiasm ' with which  Manitoba people are settling in tho  Okanagan Valley.     As   instances  of  an in', e.-tigation as to 'why the pro-T  vincial police department has been  so negligent of.'its duties in this particular case.' -        '   (    ,  Since tho above was' in type Constable Upper went out to thoroughly  investigate the mystery.  FARM AND ORCHARD.  . M. J. Henry, of Vancouver, informs  us there is quite a demand for flowering plants in'the Yukon.   This season ) acre will carry 160 cherry trees  Dominion Grants for Revelstoke  and Arrowhead���������Disappointment That Tramway is not  Provided For,   ���������  A copy of tho supplementary estimates'passed by the dominion house  shows that $5,500 has been allowed  for improving the Columbia River afc  Arrowhead so the river will be available winter and summer for the steam "  launches employed ' by the lumber  companies in their'operations.    .  $10,000 has also been voted for improvements in the Columbia   river at.  "Revelstoke. ^ This   i,s   understood to  mean the stniight-eningof the channel  south of the rail way bridge.       "     '   ���������  Much disappointment is  expressed   "  that'there is not a vote for the  tram-  way past Death Rapids,'and the Nu'vi- ,,  giition   Company  what'catvbe done in   fruit-growing be I *a"T,   ,uul"-'lny   Sil>'   if  U>"'isnot  has taken $000   an   acre   off a goose-   *!���������    ,f_ \b moai,s ilC0lnI'lete blockade  beiry crop and a similar amount from  plums.''      Italian   prunes   will   yield  12,000 lbs of fruit "to the acre aiid that  fruit   will   sell, at  from���������two to three  cents a pound.     He  has a Bradshaw  plum tree which has yielded as'much  as 600  lbs.-#of , fruit from  one  crop.  Cherries will yield  $10 a tree and  an  PALACE  -   .  RESTAURANT  -   ''McKoimo Avo. [noxt Bourne Bro-,. Store]   '  First-class Meals,   also   short  ordeis  .served clay and nights  Mrs: R. E. McKittrick." Proprietress  THE CIRCUS BEAUf IFUL  &MAMflbltt ft ENACERJE  r!NEWFEATmESJNNOVAr/ONS,  REvoLirr/om and real  MDVJZLr/ES,   DECORATED  '.mm-. FAUpNS AND F&L&OF  OFEUERYK/ND  WBIOW  MAMMA and BABY.  We   Promise  and   Give  the .Best  Circus  Performance', in  America.  OVERWHELMINjCLY^SU.PJERB   SPECTACULAR   HIPPODROMATIC   ENTREE  ftlln   the  moil extravagantly costly anil bonulllully'plcturoaquo' coatumo'a. 'rgprVeonllno 'japan,' Russia, India, Asia.  England.  Ireland.   Scotland and, Aroorloa.  Subscription, $2.00 Per Year  Published Weekly on Saturday by  The Kootenay Mail Publishing Co., Ltd.  ������ ' - -  Steam Printers  L^JgEy^E_LEONA MILE.  BEAUTEOUS JUNGLE QUEEU  PREMIER EQUESTRIENNE. This falry-IIke Quean ol  tho Arona la now Iho only lady somorsault rider Hvlno  MLLE..ARLINE,' :;THE .GIRL IN RED"  Introducing BonHurond troupe of Salambo Dogs In  *������������������ ���������     ��������� tho wonderful D'Mnrklo net.  '������T*%, THE ST. LEON QUINTETTE  ��������� Famous fltfo favorites of Franoo���������Acro-  batlquos Extraordinaire Tho Gupromo  arenlc (aatara of tho age, without a  parallel in tho annals of circus history.  THE  Savage wild-* beasts��������� Ilonst  tigers, leopards and panthers-  fight for her caresses, and Cm*  come   quiet   at  hor   command*  FAIRYLAND  FOR THE CHILDREN  .P .OOPS THE LOOP  PRIQIfflQM     QnnTUCD?lA  *"><">"><> Shalland ponloe, a  rnioMinli   DnUlntno m������n'-������y,h������alr<>o"my">���������������"-  and beautiful birds tooofhorwlfh  FUNNY CLOWNS  A  BIG   BUNCH OF  FOOLISH  BEAUTIES  -"-CLASSIC UNICYCL1STS & CYCLISTS  Ho one dares attempt totmHato them  SUCIMOTO'S  SCORE  OF  JAPANESE  Eafylno <he laws of gravitation, and  acorns lo | Handsome Colsha Girls, Manly  nnkq use of tho solid loop and perfect  bicycle. | Japs and Jolly Jesters. , *  HERB LITZE.N'S FUNNY DUTCH ELEPHANTS  executing bizarre feats as amazing In their daring concopl!on,as they aro unheard  of In actual performance by the world's hugest beasts, particularly featuring  Mamma Mary and hor baby, Frieda. Absolutely tho only trained mother and baby  elephant In the world perform Ing together.^        - ��������� v  THE BEN HUR HERD of ARABIAN STALLIONS  Twelve In numborv'tho horse marvels of lhe ago.'1 The only ones  In this country,  W'fti the exception of thoso which were recently presented io Presldont Raosovolt.  THE BARTINE TRIO %#2  Neck - breakers, flip * Hoppers,  twisters, upside-down peoplo,  fly-over end book-trackors,sldo*  spllt������l(ig   gymnastla   comlquos*  of tra/lic on the'upper river as,   without these  improvements,  the   upper  river country cannot' be   opened   up,  logging  camps    cannot   be operated  owing to tbe cost ot getting   in   supplies, and that 'section   will   remain  tied up.-   It is stilted information has  beeiweceived   that  if  trai.bportatioa*  were provided'on the  upper river, the  Pittsburg people , who   own   the extensive, timber 'limits . there    would  [operate them, and  iiunieious"logging  camps would-, be   started' by holders  ofUimits. ' '  'In ,T view   of  the position'the Xavi-i  gation   Company" say   there    is not  enough traflic to warrant them maintaining'the steamer on the  river  and  it may be taken off, a course of action  which would be a serious  blow   to the    ,  development of   the   upper   country..  In view of this, steps are being   taken  to urge that the if 10,000 voted   should  be spent in any case o*n the   tramway  at the rapids and with  further  grant"  next year this   work   could' be completed and the   present 'difficulties of  transportation surmounted.  TROUT LAKE.  THE GREAT ELLETT FAMILY  OF FLYING AERIALISTS BEYOND COMPARE  Dealers in  Printing and Wrapping Papers  and Paper Bags  Loose Leaf Account and Duplicate  Counter Check Systems  Agents for Tcngvvel! and Opalla  Patented'Loose Leaf Files,  Ledgers and Billing Systems  INTERNATIONAL  LEAPING  CONTEST  Prodigious aerial and  ground displays, .combats, bouts and osssults, .3^  eclipsing In superlative jy> t  splendor the bigger and  bailer all*alar program of  new cndexoluslve novelties and features ever  thought of by any other  show.       ���������   ���������  'BLACK ���������  ELL������l  I'HE   SMALLEST      ^_^  ".ORSE EVER BORN  WEDDING-CAKE  WHIRLIGIG  of seventy-three perfectly  trained horses and ponies  performing together at the  command of ono person  at one tlmo.        Q  a prodigious'  aggregation  of livi nc  HUMAN  FREAKS  C. P. R/ Puts on Tug Procter.  Cup tain Gore took  the  tug Procter  from  Kootenay   lake   to'Trout  lake.  Tbe boat  is  DO! feet  in  Icngih -witli  beam of ,16 feet.   Tile  road   is  conr  btructed so as' to  take articles id-feet ;  wide.    Before  the   steamer could   lie   -  got  through Nher  beam   ba'cl to bo reduced to 15i feet.    Captaiii Gore snid:  "When   we came   to -cuts the   boat  would  graze against   tbe uocks.    In  some places we had tb take sledges and  break off projections and in others vve  used bars.    Occasionally we'were compelled to cut projections oil' the boat.  The boat vvas half a  foot too wide for  the  bridges.    IIow did   wc   manage!  Why'we simply  took   the' top  braces   ,.  off .the- bridge, unloosened   the   ?ide  -rods  and   by,v pushing,   tugging   and  using   bars   got   ber    through.- The  friction was so great on   the bridge at  Poplar that  it set  the side braces on  tire and vve were compelled to stop and    .  put   out    the    conflagration     which  threatened.    Ft tookMis  48  hour.-  to-  make that 3:")  miles, and   we   had to  watch that boat'carefully every ioot, of  the wav."���������.News.  NAKUSP.  'FVi THC MFlMAriTDIP Your ������������������psclal attontlon Is called to  t^ I MC mK������l������M\4JEiV\IK "King Edward," ogonulnoblaok-manod  tfrlcpn Hon, the largest andenly one of Its kind In this oountry. Royal Siberian  'C'r, Royal Bengal tigress, leopards, panthers, kangaroos, llamas, white Siberian  .onials, dromedaries, man*a|aylng apes, baboons, monkoys, oto., oto.  A HUNDRED ACTORS f^'^SS&ll^S^n^i  models and statuary; athletlo ntott, the porscctJIcatlon of brawn and muacle.  present two onlortolnmenla dally as marvolous aa the human oyo and mind  can conoelvoi  Phone No. 13  P. 0. Box No. 70  Wonderful Spectacular Slraat Parada and Carnival. Fiord Wild Baasla In Laaah and Steel Ribbed Dana open to public vlow. Tho World-Famoua Herd ol Ban  Hur Stalllona--Toyland llluatralad wilh Baaulllul Tableaux. No ahow like Ihla waa over boloro eoon on Ibo elraete ol any clly. Two Orend, Complolo Porlcrmanoe.  Oally, beginning at Z and 8 p. m.   Ooora Op������n Ono Hour Earlier.  "    "ONE"TICKET iOMITs"TO EVERYTHiNO.    CHILDREN UNDER 12 YEARS, HALF PRICE.  ONE DAY ONLY     .  ' ���������������������������'...-  , Friday, August 12th  (2 P. AI.-8 I'. M.)  ADMISSION:���������Adults, $1.00; Children, 50c.  From Our Owr^CorresiKiridoiit.  The weather still  is   warm and dry.  Robert Glendening's si.-tcr and  neices, of Winnipeg, were vi-iting him  here last week.  The llower service given by lie v. D.  K.Allan in the I're.ibyteriiui church  Sunday morning ��������� was a decided s-uc-  cets, the children all bringing bo<|iiets  and decorating a llower stand placed  in front of the pulpit. His text was  "Consider tbe lillies," from which he  delivered an able di.-courie.  W. A. Sutherland is just completing  a large addition to .his residence.  Joe Clemece has completed a summer kitchen to his residence.  Tbe body found down the lake last  week proved to be that of Urtice McLean who vvas drowned here sunie  time ago. lie vvas badly decomposed  arid only by the remnants of his clothing could he be identified.  M. J. Henry is importing 100,000  new bulbs from France and Japan.  Mr. Sharp, Superintendent of tbe  Experimental Farm at Agassiz, has  purchased the Glover property at  Salmon Arm.  '6 THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  TEbe 1fcootena\> flftail  l-UHLlSHKU  SATUHD-VY.  i-A'l- '        ''  REVELSTOKE. B.C.,   ���������   ",  Subscription   Prico,   $2.00   Per,   Annum  li n  Al)V>"lt'J'I.SlXG HATJ.'S on application  Clinnircs in MandiiiK .utvoiti-cmuul'. ii]u*<t  be in by 11 u. in. Tluu-.tliiy.of each week to  .hi-cnicBOOtl (li-iiliiy. SiniirtliiB uilviTh-.njB  mutter will liecliaiiifcd Iwicoiuiionlli v\ilh-  out   c.\li.i    cliaiKO      l'"(Ji*  inore   Irciuienl  , alluinllons tlit- tune occupied in ninlouK  hiniK- will be Lliiii'Kcdal. "-.mil rale-,. Casual  ' mileili-iiiK-will be reeeived up lo 10 u, in.  on SHiiiidiiy-.  JOU IMMXTING 111 ornptly executed at rwcon-  abli- rate--.      t ,<��������� ���������  TIOKtlJ-'-Cii-li.' Sniveliption-, pnyuble In art-  vi-mc.      ,  COKKKrirOXJJKNCK inviled on matter-, of  public inlore-l.   CoiiiiiiuiiioiiUoii-. lo I-.di-  i     toi    iim-l   be  accompanied   by   inline   of  iMilei, not nu-ej,������urlly for piiblleiitlon, bill  ���������' ������.-evidence of Kood faitli.   Curre-poiidt-iiee  hliould be bi'let and mii-sl   icadi Llie ollice  by VVtjiliiesiliiy uveiilns. . ���������  Addre������- '        - i ,  TllH KOOTKN.VY MAIL,      j  Ph6nc No. l'i.    '     Revelsluke, ILG.  Wo request our numerous poadops to  ,' favor us with tholi* nsslstanco In  makliiK- tho KOOTENAY MAIL the  most valuable advortising-'medl-  utn In tho 'Kootenays' by Riving-  the preference, whon making pur-  <" chases to thoso firms who aro  res-ulap advertisers' in tho KOOTENAY MAIL.  I  ���������ts  ,   <. , CITY AGJCNT3.  Copie-- of Tub Mail may be obliiined fiom  the following city nguiiL-,: , '  Ui:vi.imoki:-'(Jasai>a Ukuci & Book Co.  .1. VV. Hr.KNR'lT.    ,  vv. isi:vys.'  ,    ,     < .1. A. BuckiiAm. '  Naiciim'-J. S.'atouisbs.'  Kamloops���������Smi'iii Buos.  AumstkoM���������V. Woi.i'1'.nui:.\\ * '  Vancouvi'ii���������C.vi.loviav & Company.  /.ONfJO.V (1iSG!i.\SD) AGKN'CY.  ' Our KiiKli'-li o/lleo-,aieat.^ J-'leet street, J.on-  floTi I-:, C., w hei e .Mi ~.i-. K. & J. Hardy & Co.  will lULOiic loi-.tia J-.iife'li-li ne������-i, Mibscmitions  aiiirndieitiiumeiit-. and where a iile m kept or  thisiiarei i'ii llie ������im! (line ol chaige) of any or  odr lender1. vMtniff Loiirton (ind dt-Mions ol  hCoiliK Ha- Inlf-L i���������.tiu po-.iblo of Ins or her  local paper. '   '  by the conservatives of the mother  country, as shown by his peremptory recall by the Balfour' govern  of the farmers of Canada,' and  we in him a responsible   and' capable  are pleased 'to   observe  that they man who is a credit' to 'the' party,  are not slow" in recognizing-the ad  ment, whqdepiccated, in  common   vantage of .having a minister  wh  itli  WHO  UcllICUUieil, ill    wu""      ........D~ ��������� , --D  - - ,. -    :  our'own   government,    the  is ever on the alert and who, from ,wish-to sec a   better  condition ' of  171 ' & J. IIAKDV & CO.  li. IIO.ME AND COLONIAL'  1 AJJVKKTISING. I'HKSS AND  AUTHOR'S AGKNTa-AND      ,  NKVVSPAlJKlt OOKHKSl'OMJKNTS.  30 ii'lcet Street, -Q       London, -England.  .CANADIAN   UUSINESB A  SPECIALTY.  HARVEY, McOARTER  a AND P1NKHAM,  UAIililSTERS, SOLICITORS, ETC.  Ofkicks :   Molsons   Hask   Block,   Ri:vi:l-  * sroicr., H. C.    ,  Money to loan.       ' "       ���������     ,    ���������  _  -   OfHces: Hevelsloke, B. C.i.Kort Steele, 13, C-  Gko. S. McCak-iuu.  A.  M.   l'lMxIlAJI,  Kevelstoke, 11. C.  .J. A. Hauvev. ' -  ��������� i     Fort. Steele, H. C.  rOHN' MANNING   SCOTT  I " 1.. L. B.       >". *, u-   -.  B.  v'������  A.,  >    B.V.UUISTEH,   SOLICITOK,   E'J'Q,      y  .tfirst Su-eei."       "       Revelstoke, 13.0,  attempt   to   set    up   a    military  ���������despotism in' this country. , ���������  li. C. TO THE FRONT. '  British Columbia is well to'the  front at the. Dominion Exhibition  atAVinnipeg. The display of fruits  is especially -fine and calls forth'  favorable comment. There is no  doubt but that parts of B. C. are  exceptionally , adapted lo' fruit  growing, and the, acreage of orchards planted continues 'do increase year by year. ' The pros-  pec'ts are that', at no distant day,  the valleys of B. C. will be'des-  cribed as not only "flowing with  milk and honey", but "a 'land of  olivet; and figs, a land of vines and  pomegranates"? This is 'what the  ���������'���������Free Press" says of our exhibit":  "The corner of the British Columbia building,'given, up to the  fruit exhibit .from that' province  ���������looks simply charming. ��������� The fruit  that hasybeen bottled is in tall,  slender jars, quite ornamental in  themselves,''and'they are arranged  on shelves, wreathed with' holly,  ivy anel sprays 'of cedar and fir and  spruce from tho sapie province.  Below the bottled fruits 'are' the  boxes of magnificent red and black  chenies, immense gooseberries as  'large (as plums, raspberries and,  tomatoes, tlie latter quite.the finest  that have been exhibited in Winnipeg this ,,-year. Free supplies of  green fruit come in daily; .what  was 'shown yesterday will be replaced today by still fresher cases.  Of great interest to visitors'are'the  branches of'cherry trees with the  fruit on them. The'cluslers are'so  thick that many will not believe  that they'-"actually grow .on . the  trees until, the 'secretary 'lifts tho  branch , up', and shows them ,lhat  such is the case." LJ    ,  -E  DWARD A. H AGO UN,  Mining Encineek,  (Mc'fn. Aiiietiu.ni  Infinite Stilling Engineer-)  (Mem. Canadian Mining Institute.)  Revelstoke. B. C.   ,  E-cannn.llion  of and  report<��������� on   .Mineral l'io;  portlc-. a Specialty.  ������be1fco6tena\>fl1>ail  <uNioN(fer;LAB������:v.>  Saturday: .\riifsT fi, 1901.  'J'he great resources of the province "aie" again atliacting the'  attention of capital, and the out-  ,look for mining. lumbering and  ninching enterprises looks brighter  than ever.     v  It is -generally understood in  Ottawa that parliament will be  prorogued today. Whether a  solution will immediately follow  or not, is not,yet known, and it is  idle to speculate on the event. But  it is alwaye well to lb prepared for  an emergency, and our friends  should   see   that   organization be  .    'POMTNIQN EXHIBITION.  Wihiii'peg is to be congratula'te'd  oii lhe'success which has attended  llie exhibition this year, both in  point-of attra'ctions and, in the  number of well-to-do farmers attending it. The Minister of Agriculture opened the exhibition-vvith  a splendid speech, chiefly on agricultural line?, and dwelt'on the  wide extent of the possibilities of  Manitoba r and the Territories as  the granery of the world, 'and the  producers oi succulent beef for consumption in the older portions of  the Empire. It is hut'common  honesty to give credit where credit  is due, and we are apt to forget  that it was largely through Mr.  Fisher's exertions that lhe oiiaian-  tineon Canadian cattle goini; into  U. >S. was abolished. On ihis'item  alone it is estimated that this  abolition   has   added    fully    ten  1- and who gives every promise of be-  o in"'the man on. whom   those-,who  the ranks of a working farmer, has  by ability and hard work, risen ,to  the high position'he now holds.   .  LILLOOET ELECTION.  0       '  The electors of'Lillooet-will have  an,opportunily-on the 6th ins.t to  voice their opinion oh the merits of  the 'McBride- government., Tho  government   is' throwing    all   it  j:u,^u,���������u���������.      .������       .....~,....0             -���������     lliai,     J>iumiilt\ in      ,,v[a.���������,,.w*.       ,   . ������������ ���������  energies into winning the; seat,  as  general opinion expressed was tbni, an  its loss would'mean practically, tin  defeat of tire,, cabinet. Unfor  Innately in this country a  extra  elVort, should   be-put  forth   to  make ibe day one of pleasure and en-  .  joyment.    Tlie ollicers  appointed   f(jr  ment   in , ollice, is   often   able to  tbe year iirc:rPivM(le.it, Mayor Hrow.i;,  influence votes by special favors a  the public expense, granted irrespective of public intercst,'-and  in this election the government will  have the aid'of the vote which.can  be so influenced.      On   the   other  secretary - treasurer, '11. 'Floyd,  mitniiging committee, consisting of  Messrs. V... Trimble, .lobn .MoLeod,!1.  Hooley, C. J3. Stiinger, U. .1. Stewart,  C. 15. Hume, and .). Abnthiimson, wits  appointed. This committee , mot on  hand the constituency is one where Thm&dny night and appointed sub-  tliero is a body of intelligent voters committees to'attend Iodic various  who will" act  as   they believe best depintnientsy vi/. :, linnnciul,   sports  for the public good, and' these men  will weigh the merits and demerits  of the McBride government. The  press supporting the government  asks for the leturn of' the government candidate unopposed, which  is a pretty good indication they  are afraid of a fair fight, "i Neither  parly has anythingytd fear from ail  appeal lojthe,people if it 'believes  fit is doing right, and if the gov-  ernment'.felt- their position 'to be  one they could defend they "would  welcome" a fights rather-than ,beg  favo.rs from the constituencies and  the opposition.        i_ '        ���������  What has been the record of the  government ?.' The taxation <has  been doubled without respect to  the'fairness of its incidence! The  system'of taxation has,created distrust' throughout'-the - province.  The public- service, is vastly-overmanned without any fair attempt  being made tto bring "the expenditure within'-the- means ' of' qthc  province. * The' greatyresources of  the coal' and'oil 'lands of Easl  Kootenay, which should have been  conserved to the province, have  been made the plaything of a legal  gamble between foreign'exploiter?  and Investors of the province.  Nothing has been done to open up  the'country either by roads or railways. The promises to relieve the  undue burden of taxation on the  low-grade mines, which are the  backbone of the province, have not  been kept. Settlement is blocked  just at a time when the province  has an opportunity to get some of  lhe large immigration . of settlers  into the west, but there is no in  formation available to the public  nor has the government moved one  inch to remedy the serious condition of things existing in this  respect. We recently remarked  the iMcBride   government   was a  , '"'bad"   government.     The Nelson  the.  t)rrtj Tribune says we f.re .wrong that wo  dollars a head  to  the  value oi all  '..'Ij'Canadian   cattle.     For  " ' time in iu history. Canada has. ������j-j,ouid have said a ������������������no-good" goy-  practical agriculturist at the head j ernment_ u am0unts to the same  of that department, all his P^-; t]lingj anj we ]00k to those electors  deces.-ors having been   professional; rf Li���������ooct nll0 bave  the  best   in.  men.  and   the   changes    he  has  wrought   have   been,  I immen.-e       benefit  and   are, of  to     farmer-  cast their votes at the ballot-box in  such a way as will a.-sist in remedy  ^ftmnlotPfl    iii   fverv  nollin"   -ub-   '" u<-ut..i.      ������,     --      -   , <.uci, a Wa>'as wi 11 a.-sist In remedy-   to  sail.    Ot course  he wouldn't sail  comp " "-"-1-   ��������� ������   "       hhrouaboiit the Dominion.     Beiore'. ���������,, ,}���������. tm..ent i,nsati-factorv .-tale   without  either,   and   the  Japs  couia  division.  '   The    alien  be a-sti.iiod   control,  cold   s-torajzc; of I#uMio n,in,ini-tration.  land    oth"r   recent    improvernent.-  Uicn      labor      li-gislalion ! a,ul    oln"r   r,,f-'<,nl    'mi'^yemeru, ;     Th(, ;i},erai parly. im,li-r the safe  irotight   down    by   Sir    William j w-r" ������'������'>'   ^!^ ^'m  ���������^, .^j leadership of .1. A. Maclona Id, has  ~  "   '   '     <_'ivi'*ii   th'-   Mi'Iirid*'     government  i-vcrv :i(lv[intaw'. Mr. Macdonald  has shown that ik- place- the public good before ollice, and he has  led the party -o far along that  ,  line, v\ith the result the public  see  wav       Tho   clauses   of   the    bill       While all the departments of the; .     .   -.  regulating immigration   are  a  do-   -X^-nmn ' ttovernmenl   are   well  iirablo    iinprovcment     and     will  prevent Canada   being   made   the  dumping ground of the- earth.  public affairs can pin their faith.  LABOR DAY  CELEBRATION.  I I ,     "      I  ���������A goodly number responded to the  call of His Worship,Mayor Brown for  n public meeting to consider what  steps, should' be taken, nnd what  arrangements should, be miftle, for thu  annual Labor ���������I)iiy celebration on the  first   Monday    in   September.    .The  vice-president,   Theo.   J.   Wtulninn ;  'A  , /THE  KOOTENAY  ILLUSTRATED  L  reception, entertainment, and grounds  The work being thus sub-cUvided, and  each committee working cncrgcticull.-  and liarnion'ioi'Vly, we/niay conlklcntl.y  expect, the Labor Day celebration' this  year to eclipse till former records.  i , (  The baseball  dance on' Wcdnc.-diiy  night was vvell attended and  dancing  kept lip till   a' late "lknir.    It  wiis^a  most enjoyable event.', '      ,��������� ,  'Tbc'liicios^e   match on   Wednesday  between   Golden .and   Revel toko  did  not  evoke   intich' eMtbitaia-sm,   being  .too  one-sided,  goals to;2.  Revelstoke  won .bv 0  SENTENCE SERMONS.  Honesty needs no advertising:.  That which<vIs" useless cannot b������  harmless.- , ';_,'"-  Ho who will not be u ^rvant cannot  be a saint. '    - : ���������     ' ���������   ,  ".It'ls'easler^to endure failure than-to  bear success^"   , w ,     '  -     -.'*,..���������  '.'   Today Is- never,bettered by tomorrow's burdens. , s.  Parading a" cross Is no proof of poa-  aessing a'crown. - ���������'  "Eiimity to'newjdeas is no proof ofr  loyalty to.old.oiies.. ^       i  A little sin"may hold ns much sorrow as a large"'one.  He gives' but" an empty hand who  withholds his-heart.  ' It is no sign that a man is riding to  heaven because he is driving others  there. ���������  Better the service without the sentiment than the" sentiment without tho  service.���������  The Aure  ot Harry.  There is no- backwater to which this  impetuous tido of hurry has not penetrated, and if we try to find ono wherein we may lie in a punt on pink cushions under a" tree we are certain to he  made restless hy the long single hoot  of a fussy steam launch or the short  double one of a tearing motor car and  instead of lying still v/e, "f*������ip up and  cry,: "Oh, wait for me am. .o me!  I'm in a fearful hurry to get there  and do it vv-ith.yofe!" And whe-i we  aro taken in and have recovered, our  breath and are well on our way thero  to do it, wc remember to ask where  we are bound for and what wo arc- going to do!���������A Countess in London Outlook.  Held  Bible ami  Rudder.  Some years ago Japan was neither so  free nor so friendly with other nations  "as she is today. In those old days,  ���������when a foreign ship entered the .Tapa-  ncso ports, the captain was obliged to  tere<.t<* of the province   at  stake to   Place his JMble and rudder In charge'  of the chief officer of tho port and'  leave them there until lie was ready  to  sail.    Of  course   he wouldn't sail  easily keep tubs on the movements of  all ships in their harbors.  Mulock i, the most advanced legis-j little practical results.     Vuv, ,t ,, ;  lationoithekinilhithertop.'(>pose.l|l^^''^   1������  <*\>������*  ]>"S": ch'^<\  in    Canada, ami   ,l,ovv,  the deter-1 fruit-  and   other   peri-hauie   pro  miction   of   the   Laurier   s,���������.Crn-! ������>������^ to ll,c ,lnl,"h n,orK"liS   Wlth"  ment to promote   tin-  interests  oil  the   worker.-   in every   rea.-onahle,  out    deterioration,   and   for which  an Kiihaneed price is obtained.        i  Oiilj-  u  nc-Klnntnur.  Job   showed   the   little   round   soro  spot,on bis iirrn to his physician.  "What Is Hint, doctor?" ho asked.  "That   is   a   hnil,"   pronounced   the  mcdlcnl man altera brief examination.  !    "A boil!" echoed Job.   "Well, that's  ' n new one on me!" ,  ���������    Later, however, there were others on  1 bim.  9 04  Vl ���������  is now in hand.'  i &  THIS SPECIAL EDITION  Our conservative friends in the  east have attempted to set Lord  Dundonald up as u demigod in Iho  hope that they might get some  political advantage by an appeal  to racial prejudice or among those  who clearly love a lord. The interests oi the country cut no figure  with them. Lundona Id's conduct  has been most severely condemned  Dominion 'government   are   well ��������� USE^^^SS^'  mmA *" "t'Vr'^ROYAL CROWN,SOAP;  The Best in the World  that of agritultu  prominently in giving result" which  can be appreciated by every one,  especially by those who arc engaged  in raising supplies: for the foreign  market. No country in lhe world  can boast of healthier herds of  cattle than Canada,and lhe utmost  vigilance is exercised to prevent  infection, and to extirpate it,  wherever found, before it gets a  foothold among our herds. Mr.  Fisher deserves wcil at   the  hands  Mail'iL-i 10 Royal Crown roup  Wrapper.*, and in return' we  will mail a beautiful I'ictiue  size HW20 ; or for 23 Wrrippw,  .your choice of over 100 book.-,.  Drop tirf a po.-t, card asking  for n catalogue of premium-,  to be bud VVAiK for Itoynl  Crown Soup Wrapper*.  Address  -VVIint Me Mr/ml.  Now rioard"!'���������What did that fellow  mean In the dining room when he told  me ho knelt before k-n women this afternoon? Dirt he propose to them?  Cravat Clerk���������Xo; he's n shoo clerk.���������  Cleveland Leader.  | In   Hie   Sum'.-   Spirit,  I Larry--! neni .\yii(lo a garter snako  j In alcohol for Joke Harry���������What  1 did she do? y���������Oh, she returned  j It In the Ham. ill. In whloh It wan  ��������� norit.���������f'rlncotui.    ijcer.  Vancouver, B.C.  I     Some one Iin.-. mi id four boxes rale  The Royal Soap Co., tho.worid--ciiriii(iRo box, iwiiot bo*,  lurv boy nnd bandbox.  jmited.  WILL BE PRINTED ON TOiS-RD J300K PAPER  WITH TINTED COVER IN'SPKOIAL INKS, IT  yf ILL'CONTAIN ;  Christmas   stories and   sketches; Des'-  '   - i *      /  ' criptive ' Write-up "of" East and West  Kootenay "Kamloops, Cariboo, Spalliim=  cheen, Olianagan, Sin"iiJkamceii,tBoimd-  *ary;" tlie''Mines, Mills; and Smelters;  Lumber   and   Shingle     Mills;  'Slock'  ' Ranches ;nFarms and Orchards";c,Lakes  ��������� and   Rivers;   Mountains "and Glaciers;  - Hot Springs and Sanitariums; Railways  and   Steamers;   Tourist''Resorts   and ,  Sporting  Trips'';   Holiday   Nooks--and .  , Pastimes ;   Cites  and' Towns ;   Public  Hi* <    i ^ ,  -    Buildings ;'   Churches^   and    Schools1;  .^Stores and   Holds';' -Clergy, ^Teachers  'aiid Public Men; Railway and Steam boat'  Officers;    Bankers    and,,, Ma;d:amisy".'  Leading " Men    in     Finance,    .Wining,  Commerce and Industry. ." .  ...-.,.. . .  W  ' t  1. ,  I  HANDSOME  COLOREP  PICTURE  if) *  (Suiliible for I'l-.-uiiing)  ,    " 011 It I ST Jl A a    Jl 0 liN I NO "  "Will be piesonted,\vilh this special edition.  Copies will be put up in pulp board wi uppers uuiuhle foi mailing.  PEICB      50'    CIEUSTTS.  Several Thousand Copies will be printed.  Orders now received for Advertising and Extra Copies.  LITERARY AND PHOTOGRAPHIC CONTRIBUTIONS  '  ARE INVITED.' H .1  Are ofl'ereil as follows :  First Prize $25.00  Second Prize $10.00  First Prize $5.00  Second Prize $2.50  First Prize $10.00  Second Prize $5.00  Local Story or Sketch  Limited to"3,000 words  c  Photographs by Amateurs  Essays or Sketches by Pupils  attending the Public Schools  These Competitions are ojicn to residents of Uritish Columbia east  of the Cascade Range. Contributions shall be the .property of the  (lonoi-s of the prizes. Kntiins must be received at the ollice of the  undersigned by September Will piox. ICnch'enlry shoulcl'havo a motto  attached, wilh Lhe name and address of the contributor written on the  following foi in iind enclosed in a sealed envelope: ���������  Eiilri/ fur..  Jiff.  Aihlre.tH.  The Kootenay Mail Publishing Company, Limited  Revelstoke, B. C. im"  THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  Watkln lills,Talks'  of his Ideas concerning' the New   '  Scale Williams Piano,  Perhaps no one in the musical world,,  ���������  Is so particular-or critical iu regard to'1 a  piano as Mr.  Watkin Mills, the great  ,ttnghsh baritone.'  The following, letter  received from him by the Williams Piano  Co., .May 2C, 1904, tells its'own story,;   ,  The Williams Piano Co.,  Oshaw, Out.  %'   Dear  Sirs,���������I   have heard your  New  . ,Bcale Williams Piano, and consider it a  ' very fine instrument.   Its tone is  most  'jatisfyiug and of beautiful quality, both  ' for solo work and ordinary use.     It will ,  , hold  its own with  tbe very best pianos  , made   on   this   continent.     Faithfully  yours,    (Signed) R. Watkin'Miias."'  Pianos kept in .stock byHeyclstoIre  Insurance Agency,,Ltd.   ��������� ��������� ���������"  CORONER'S INQUEST. '  f      '        ' * ,���������' ' \   *      '  r ,.      ' < * <' *  A" young  woinnn   nt.   the 'Queen's  , hotel, named  Jennie Gamble, wa'-! delivered of a clii'ld- a   few days agq,and  was removed to the hospital where she,  died on'Monday morning. On account  of suspicious circumstances surround-  ' iiig the case'Di-s. Graham mid Sutlier-  .'land weie called  on   to  make a  post  1   mortOm   examination.    As a"'result;  Coroner Cross was  instructed to bold,  ,   an inquest,  but.'   on   account "of hi-j  >- lioingui principal   witness  in the case,  fie c'ould  not do  so.    Tbe" attor'n'oy-  general was communicated witb,-and  lie  instructed   ' Coroner " Morris/ of  Vernon, to bold an inquest.  -Accordingly, on Thursday, a jury J consisting  - of -Messrs. ,.11.   Cooke   (foreman).  F.  - Young. C.'J. Aman.' F. Bourne, 'lid.  Ihuridgo and \Y. J. George' was ,cm-  .tianneled." Aftei bearing the evidence  of Drs. Cro������s, Sutherland and Graham,  and of Messrs. Davidson, W. Bows. J..  II.,'Robinson, 'Mrs.'  Robinson   aiid  j Chief T. W. Bain. ,the jury returned  the following verdict:1 ''The jury,  after'due deliberation, have come to  the  conclusion that'Jennie   Gamble  , csimcn*tO:>hei,-"death through , blood  poi-oning. caused by a miscarriage.'  and   exonerate  the   medica-1   practit-  - ioners from any connection therewith.-''  The girl was a stranger here and  nothing is known of her antecedent?.  She refused'to divulge anything about  Lor parents or friends." ���������-  known as a tramp operator," 'and had  travelled - extensively. JJaving no  relations, except a brother- who is'  supposed to live in Virginia, the C. P.  It. telegraphers union took charge of  the body and brought it'to Revelstoke.  The funeral under tlieir auspices,.look  place from tbe undertaking establishment of It. llowson &.. Co. on 'Wed-  ... * "  ncsday morning. ''  The station agent fit' Sicamous,, J).  McMiiiius, made'a brave attempt t'o  rescue deceased, diving for bim tjvice,  before he succeeded in, bringing the  body up. Brown bad not been under  water tbicc minutes before bis body  was brought up. Jlr. McJIanus, used  all means of restoration. , ,  : A TRAIN' HELD UP.    .. "  (i i i i  t     * i  Chicago, Aug. 1.���������Robbers to-night  held up nn' Illinois 'Central passenger  train between Fosmorc and JIatte.-on,  about 2i1 miles from Chicago.   Several  passengers wore abused, and it is said  that  one   person   who'res-s>ted   was  , *    " (i  seriously , injured.      Tbe   bandits,'of  whom   there',wore  five, bad  revolver's  , y        t,. u  and were all masked. Tbe man who I  was ���������wounded 'was'��������� struck ��������� on the  head'with an axe." The train was ,i������,  special bound from St. Louis with excursionists. Patj-ick O'Koefc, special  agent for the Illinois CentraI'railroad,  md a posse of detectives are in pursuit  The leaders for over -10 years. Have  Anti-Friction "Wheel Fasteners, Patent Foot Brake,,Instantly adjusted  Rubber Tire'Wheels for ,all grades'.'  Enamelled', Gears', 'Oak, Green and  Maioun.   Jfpw-is the time to get'one.  ]lhi->t ration-, nf 211 strip- from Sl.iiOto SHI.00 mailed  fruo on application. VVritu for Furniture Catalogue  .Weilep Bros, Victoria, B. C..  '      ,   COMPLETE   FURNISHERS.'  Board of. Trade-Meeting. ���������  ', jAt tbe general   monthly meethi������- of  the Revelstoke  Board   of   Trade   on  Thursday''night "a    committee .vvas  appointed to'fm inula to all  grievances  for the consideration   of tbe  railway  .conimission at their session hero..  It   is   not  yet   definitely known on  what date   the   commission   will   be  here, but ample  notice  will be given.  > *-      -  ' so that no one will be taken unaware.  ACCIDENTS  AT ARROWHEAD.  On Thursday a man named Hanson.  ' workman at  the   Big ,Hend   Lumber  Co's mill,   was   bit  on tbe bead by a  piece oi timber.     lie died on the way1  liefoie leaching tbe hospital.  On Eiiday a man named Robinson,  a workman in the Big Bend Lumber  Co'.-saw mill..was struck by n'plank  and fell a distance of thirty feet, -receiving serious injuries. He v\n-  biought, to tbe hospital here, where  he is doinglis well as can be expected.  CHURCHES.      -  s.U.VAI ION   ARV1V.  Captain Maggie Lewis, who, after  an absence of three years, i? paying a  visit to her patents, Mr. and Mrs.  Lewis. First street, will conduct the  service next Sunday evening at S  o'clock 'in the Salvation Army ball.  Since leaving Revelstoke and entering  .the Salvation Army work, tbe captain  has held a number of important  positions, ber last command being  Missoula. Mont., where she earned  promotion to her present rank. The  captain lias a large circle of warm  friend- in Revelstoke who are pleased  to have her spend ber vacation with  them.  l'UKSIlY'lTUIAN.  Subjects for St. Andrews church.  Sunday. Aug. 7th: Morning service,  "God's Care;" evening subject. "Tbe  Effect oi Chri.-t.''  ANOTHER DROWNING.  It is only a few weeks ago that we  bad to chronicle the death by drowning of Charlie Paget, C. P. 11. operator  at Sicamous, and now we have lo  vecoid that bis successor there, a  young iiiiin named Blown, lias met  the same fate and at the sumo spot,  while bathing. Although tbe body  was 'recovered in a few minutes, all  efforts to restore animation failed.  Brown was a Mianger,   being   what i-  PROFyCAMPBELL DEAD.  Toronto, Aug. 1.���������The cause of tbe  death of Rev."Prof. Campbell, -which  occurred at Jluskoka oil Saturday was  duo to a clot of blood on the brain. r  Friends of deceased say that he' bad  not, been himself since tbe last meet-  'ing of tbe general assembly in June,  afc which, owing to-tbe appointment of  Prof. "Scriinger' to'.the principalship  of Montreal College, Prof. Campbell  banded in his resignation, but his condition,vvas not in any way regarded as  serious., ,"���������-'- *'. -<���������. a,  ' Deceasid leaves a wife and three  sons. Two brothers,' W. E. Campbell,  Toronto! ,and' T. Nelson Campbell  Atlin, B. C, and th'iee sisters.survive  ,    ' POLITICAL      , .'.  DR. PRICE'S  <   .    '   '���������-  '-    CREAM"  -''" , "'  -������  RAKING PONDER  makes home baking easy.    Nothing  .can.be substituted fpr it in making,  :,quickly, -and? perfectly*   delicate/" hot-  biscuit; hot-breads, muffiris, cake and  pastry.'    ,      ,'    ';���������   "  . ,,,'   .' -1 '".;  -v '    ,,.    ; "   ��������� '    ' -<        \.     -   H  Price Baking Powder Co.. Chicago.,.  EB, EDDY'S  J. A. Macdcnald, leader of the  opposition, went intoLillioet last week  "to meet' the ."electors and lay before  them the issues of the-by-election.  Stewart llendpisqn, Dennis "Murphy,  lion. J. D. Pivnticc, and A. WVSmith  aie also rendering splendid service  towards tbe defeat of tbe government  candidate on Thursday next'1 While  tbe election will piobably bp close tbe  liberals have big hopes of victory.  Premier McBride and Hon., K.  Green are in Lillooet making the light  of their lives in "the by-election fir  that constituency., A big force of men  is b ing put on at roadwork, and  though the JIcBiidc outfit can't find  money for necessary public works in  other parts of the counti'y they arc  promising all kinds'of things in Lillooet. But the old hands reply "we've  seen you befoie nnd know you will quit  work the day after the election, just as  as you did last time. Wc wont be  fooled anv nioic."'  1 The" new owners of the Copper Chief  mine near ICamloops have put a-gang  ot* men at development work. It is  understood the consideration for the  sale of the propetty was about $3000.  E. G.'McCormick, junr., has been  appointed manager of the Kamloops  Lumber Co's.. shingle mill .at Arris,  and .I.. Shields, formerly manager oi  that mill.-has been appointed to take  charge of the comprny's offices at  Enderby.  E. McCormick,managing dhector of  the Kamloops Lumber Co., pays a  compliment tj the products of S. C.  Smith's sash and door factory at Vernon. He points with pride to the  fitting of the company's offices at  Enderby, and asks where you will find  more beautifully finished doors? These  are made by Jfr. Smith from cedar cut  at the Enderby Mill.  u> The low concentrator at the Iron  Mask mine i\fc" Kamloops 'vviil "be  started up Monday. A road, has been  built from Cherry Creek 'station to  tbe Iron'Mask mine and"'a", traction  engine purchased to haul tbe ore from  the mill'to the station. '    'j  [Succosssor to Dr. Curry.'i   -  * ,; Dentist      ;  o  ,   I  Gold Crown and Bridge  Work a Speciality.  Dental Parlors over Bew's  , Drug Store,  MACKENZIE AVE.  . THORNTON,  Painter, Paperhanger,  and S\gfl Writer.  E=liniato= fjivci. >Vn'lr, .Sa'ds of house paiutiiie  Orders for Pa|. ":,iifBint-iuid Kalsominiuij will  reewv-o prompt attention.  1    ADDRESS : P. O. BOX. 2.12.. or  SECOND-iST., Behind C.-P. R. Shops.  J   Order-, .left at J. VV  . .._  Bennett's will bo  ^"promptly attended to.  (Succssors to W.'A. Smith & Co.)  HEADQUARTERS FOR  i Bread &  Cakes  OF  ALL  KI>'l>s  Full supply of fresh-  groceries just  opening up  Prompt attention given to all orders.  T7"00TENAY 'JIAIL 'EMPLOY-  IV - 'MENT BUREAU.'  f Owing to the hype' number of applications , vve leceive from alLparts ot  the country from persons' requirine;  employment, and, from employers  'wanting help, we have decided to  e-t.ililish the    '     - ,       * * >  ICOOTEN'AY MAIL EMPLOYMENT UUUEAU  A register will be- kept of persons  w.uiting'situ.itions and of the particu-  lui,class ot work they seek, and also of  eiiiplujeis.requiring help.  -'Tlie only chui'Ke to persons'wanting  -it'iiiil.ions' nr to s employers wanting  help will lie 50c. to cover cost of advertising. - Postage foi, replies must-be  enclosed. Advertisers should advise  ,us when 'suited,' in order that, names  limy he t-i'inoved.trom (list. Address:'  ��������� THE KOOTENAY MAIL, " ���������  REVELSTOKE, B. V.  i ;  j  WANTED  / ANTED���������Position as DRIVER of  teams or take charge of farm.���������  Apply at this otlice.  w  W ANTED-GIRL or WOMAN to cb,  Dining Room and Laundry wot k.  Wages $30 per month:���������Apply-at this  ottic-e.     " ,  ���������i H1 Nti LE M EN     WANTED-To  make Sliinglcs by clay or hy con-  t.iact.:     Cinaditin    Timber   and   Saw  Mills, Limited, Tiout Lake City.  s  w  \NTED-General   SERVANT  Easv Place, about 5 or 0 hours  $25 a month.���������Apply  work a day  this office.  :lt  TED���������A- General  SERV.vNT  willing to work.    .Duties light.  Si.aie wane'-.���������Apply at this office. ,'  IKSTULASS EDGERJ1AN wanted  per day.  Apply at  lJ "in'miTf cutting   So Jl.   per day  Wages $3.00 if -atist'actory  this office.  WANTED���������A   position   as   JUNE  ���������FOREMAN.    First class rel'er-   -e-.' Gold ininiiiK piefeired.���������Apply  ni, Kootenay Jlail Office. -  WANTED-MILL HANDS���������Apply  in tbe Big Bend Lumber Company, Arrowhead.  WANTED  wants  TO   RENT.���������Gentleman  furnished     rodin."    Mc-  tCiMi'/.ie Avenue,   or   East,   prel'erred.  Address: X Y 52, Mail office.     ���������     ���������  RANCH  FOR SALE  N IDEAL FRUIT RANCH   com  A.  prising iiO acres. Three Ihousand  t'liiitlrees, nineiicresstriivvbetry, three  iicrcs i-iisplieri-y, 2J acres ,blackbei'iy,  nnd one acre rhubarb. Gook location,  (inly hull'a mile from school, 2J miles  finiii Million, and   10 miles ft om Van-  <"*im"'- A. S. HENRY,  Mission City, li. C]  is often caused by ordinary impure teas. Keep on the safe side by drinking  only BLUE RIBBON TEA, which is manufactured, blended and packed  with a painstaking thorough -ss that seems almost unnecessary, in order to  avoid even the slightest chai,   : of any imperfection.  BLUE   RIBBON   TEA is best for everyone.  'tmw.samwJH^.^.^ss^^  ;,        "KING EDWARD" 1000,,    '  "HEADLIGHT," uOOs. '     ,  "EAGLE," 100s and 200s." r'    ,  ( 'a        fm  ������������������   -"VIOTORIA','.'      ,-    '    "  "    ' '  _,   "LITTLE COMET."      '_  "     FOR  SALE   EVERYWHERE.   '���������  1 f  Are the best tliat can "be bought.  ���������;���������- Don't,experiment, with "other and inferior brands; -k ,,. ,R *'  ."."���������-     ' '-,      -    T      '-- -       . T  -   -      ']}'.  ^1  <^5 tin i^r^(*!^.^r$'.f$if$i($,.^'ffr ifo t& ������* ri������ ������$���������*!��������������� *$'*$>$��������� rt' <$��������� rtir ffcr| <$ ^.^.  ������$) *'  <$> ,  <$ft - '  1 ~  ($> '_  ������$) ���������  HOTEL   LARDEAU  '   ' ' ''    COMAPLIX ���������.' '     '  ^?i  &  The Best House in Town.i   -,   Well Furnished ��������� -    Good Table ^ -  * ���������' " ���������    . ' ���������    - _'',.-,   i1 -  j   -   Best Brands of WINES, SPIRITS and CIGARS kept in Stock.      X*  f i W.. HAMILTON, Proprietor. V'      .f  ���������? ' ���������* . , - *%?  REVELSTOKE, ,B. C.  ABRAHAMSOM   BROS.,   PROPRIETORS. v  Newly "built. ,. First-class in every respect.     .All modi in conveniences.  ; y   ' ' Large Sample Rooms. ��������� ��������� r  1 , "   ���������      Rates $1.50 per Day, . Special Weekly Rates.  Queen's'Hotel, Trout* Lake, under   same   management.  ORIENTAL   HOTEL  ' ably furnished with the choicest the market  affords. ��������� Best Wines, Liquors, & Cigars.  Rates $i a day.    Monthly rate.  J.      ALBEBT      STOHSTKL/    ZPIROIE*  UEBNS HOTEL.  COMAPLIX  .CHIEF YOUNG,      -'     -       -     Proprietor.  Best brands of Wines, Liquors and Cigars.  ' Travellers to Fish Creek will find excellent accommodation  at this Hotel.  Gamtoorne Hotel  DAVE Oltlt, Proprietor.  Tin- best Dollar n Day IIou.se  in Ihe town.  Best   Brands of Wines, Spirits  and Cipus.  "GOOD HEALTH" is priceless.  Adulterated teas its enemy-  a  Ceylon   Tea  is  your   safeguard,  being absolutely pure.  Sold only in sealed lead packets.     By all Grocers..  y, .. j  ' ij THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  L    t  situated in a room adjoining the  engine room,-consists, of a 500,, light  multipolar dynamo, manufactured by  tbe Canadian General Electric Co., oi  Peterboro, Ont., direct-connectdd to a  90 li. p. McEwen Automatic engine,  built by the Waterous Engine Works'  Co., of Brantford. The different  circuits are"controlled from' a fine grey  marble switchboard on which ,are  mounted the usual electrical measuring instruments and safety switches.'  The electrical equipment was furnished and installed by 1 the J Iin ton  Electric Company of Vancouver, and  is very creditable to them.  The sawing plant consists of a  double cutting band mill, 50 inch  Wickes/Gang,   largo   double    edncr,  Beloit!, Michigan: This department  is also supplied with'a cut-oil" saw and  a re-saw for the manufacture of bevel  siding. Powei ib furnished by a 12x14  Waterous highspeed engine. '  Special precautions have been taken  against fire.1 A large steam pump is  installed in tlie engine room, and -a  by'stem of pipes leads to hydrants at  various points on tbe mill floor and  in tbe yaid. Hose is attached - to  these hydrants in readiness for immediate use:' Two large hose reels  are also provided for use in the, yard.  The company have under construction'  a reservoir of 00,000 gallons capacity,  situitcdat a point on the hillside,  which will give n pressure of (10 to- 05  Ib-i. per square inch on tbe 'mill floor.  siding which has been extended from  Arrowhead station and will be very'  convenient for'loading.  The company operates it's own tug,  tbe "Blonde",, Capt. Richmond'; is!  master. ( ,       / .  .Two   logging   camps   are   now, in'  operation,'one at St. 'Leon  of  which.  -- ARROWHEAD LUM BER COMPANY'S M ILL, ARROWHEAD, U. C.  ARROWHEAD LUMBER COMPANY  r      ������������������~ ; '    ( ' i  ' Now Operating  One  of the' Best Sawmills In the Province.  ���������Works With Clock-like Regularity.'   .  y     t t  Lastyeai   the   Arrowhead^ Lumber  ���������Company was organized to  operate at  Arrowhead, and ran   tbe   Dekew  Mill  ���������until it was destroyed by (lie.     It was  ' tthe .company's -intention   from   the,  'Sirst to erect a new-mill; they  having  incoi porn ted, with a capital   of $250,-  "���������tlOO, with this object in view.   l  ,'1 he board of directors consist of the  ���������following gentlemen':.   Archibald Mc-  31illan,of Westbourn'e,' Man.,   President; '1 bos. Meredith, ol  Yorkton, N.  "W. T., Vice-President; W. W.   Eraser,  sleeping- rooms nicely furnished. 'The  office building, is 30x50 ft.' and two  storeys high. It is finished in native  woods and includes publiccbflice, miiii;  ager'a office, shippers department,  and a large fire-proof vault. -The  upper floor is ai ranged for living  rooms for the use of^the staff. iTbi  machine shop is 20\*<10 ft. and is well  equipped, the plant -including, a.  planer, large lathe, two drill presses.',  bolt cutting machine'land two forges  Power   is   supplied   by   a -horizontal  on the gtound, the  steel   having been  rolled, punched, elected  and   nvetted  by the company's employees  in -their  own shops., .- ' ,  Power is supplied'from a  battery of  four boilers, each 72 ins. in' diameter.  They are ��������� set on the "Dutch Oven"  principle, and are operated at 125 lbs.  pressure. 'The setting is of brick and  stone and the doors are cement. The  fuel supply is automate, sawdust being delivered into tbe ovens by chain  conveyors, while the refuse from the  planer is delivered by pneumatic  draft. Storage .bins are provided to  receive the surphis of fuel, which 'is  used in the night to keep steam -up  for tbe use of 'tu'e kiln and for fire  protection purposes.! Tbe smoke  stuck is 0 feet in diameter and 105 ft.  i-i height from the   roof  nf   thchniler  RSi  Wm'')  ?W?K'^'"iJrifi' TfnfllHf     nB^Hr^^������������������*  ^PCifS^^f^'liySwi  'SWi'ffwKffifKfflBmm^W'l^fflffl  TliffiiiSfa.BilSKIUMUOIllumllNB&WJSil^UM  j55iiS^Si?inBWHWIP!fr^B81%  S���������^Kw WMH������5^*- *-_j<8*K8ra  Ww^ir*yW������il0Mw  rS?%uUk^B^^^^BB^BKHimQ^  Mmm  fejjaWSffa|SEmK  \Y.  R. BEATTV,  Managing'Diiector Arrow l'i cad Lumber Company.  WATEROl"? ENGINE WORKS,  Makers of'the Plant Installed by the Arrowhead Lumber Com] any.  of Emcison, Man., Secietai y-Tie.isurer:  "W. R. Beaity, of Anowbead, B. C,  Managing Director; George McCor-  imick, M. P. of Kamloops, B. ,C, and  Alex. McMillan, of Winnipeg, Man.  The   construction   oi, tbe new mill  -was begun in the   Fall   of   1903   and  ���������was c.ulied on vigorously   until   June  lOth^'WOt, when tbe Hist  lum er ������<is  ���������cut.     The   mili   is   situated, on the  north shore of the I'ppei Arrow   Lake  .about half a mile e.ist of  the tonnoi  Arrowhead.      It   is   one   of the best  ���������designed   and   equipped   mill- in th.  Province.     Tbe framing .u d election  of the building wa-,   done   Ly    B.unei  "Wicket t, of smndrtdge,  Out, and   tin'  Snsi.ill.iti'iu   of  tbe     iiiacbineiy   wa-  under the  supervision ol   c    C  I -1 n~  ter of  the   Waterous   Engine   Woik-  Co., of liiantford.     Mr. ll'Mtiy speiU-  in ternii of the very higln-st pr.n-e  o,  the ability of    thi--<e    t,\o    gentl.-men  The general   de.-ign   of the null li dm  to W.    It.    lieatty,    And    rellects    ihe  greatest   credit   upon    his   ability in  this   line,   l.cing   convenient,  roomy  and comfortable.    The capacity of the  rmill ii 100,000 ft. every ton hours.  .vtii.r. liurr.Dr.voj..  These coii.-i-it of warehouse 32.v70  it., built iit a point c iiienient for  loading or unloading either by boat  or rail, boarding bouse 32x70 ft. tbice  storeys in height and having abroad  iind comfortable verandah on two  sides. Tbe hoarding house provides  ���������dining, sitting and reading rooms for  the use of the company's employees,  large kitchen fitted with two ranges,  private dining room   and   comfortable,  engine of 20 b. p.  THE MILL  hiii'e.      The   system operates so well  th it   it   i-   not   found    necessary   to  ��������� operate all   tfbe  boileis  at one  time,  consists of two buildings arranged  in ' three) or c. .��������� u.0_ liein,,  found  lQ bfc  the form of ' T", one being -f-Sxl'20 ft..' capable of i .i-inmic the entire mill,  three -toreys high, and the other 30x-] The eng.m-* ire rivo W>iieioiis high  liti ft. tD" storey? m height. The ' pressure, e i h 2') niche- diameter ;by  planer, root1 i= 18x72 ft. with floor 2-1 inch =r,roke, operating on om  beneath for actuating machinery, j shaft. riie,e engine-- operate at JOn  Tbe boiler room, which is a fire-proof i revolution* per minute. Power 'L  construction. is 50x00 ft.     The refuse   transmitted to   the main   shaft   by ;.  burner is 31 ft. in diameter and 80 ft.  high and is built of heavy tank steel  lined with brick and i = surmounte-'  by a dome of underwriter's fire ."crcen.  Ph'h luirn"!' was constructed   entirely  33 inch double leather b( It from  whence it i-< distributed by an efficient  syftem of ee.ir-i and belts to tbe  various m ichinc-.  The electric light   plant,   which    i������  slaslrtable, and trimmers. Tho null,  is furnished throughout with modem  steam handling apparatus, such jis  log-loaders, niggers^kjekers and stock  transfers, by means of which a great,  economy of labor is effected'. ' A well-  devised system of carrier-* conveys-all  the refuse fiom the various machines  'Logs are delivered into the iiiid b'y an  endless1 chain*"of exceeditigiy'h'eavv  construction and aro'delivered to the  saw carriage by an ingenious air.inge-  nient of -steanr "kickers" >a'iid-log-  loaders. Every pieeaiftion has been  taken against accident hy efficient  guarding of the machinery, and by-  providing ample room for the woik-  men.  The band-saw does'I be work of the  old style ciictilars in si ibbing the loir,  and as'tlus mill is ' doubl", taking n-  cut at each back wait! and Jurwai d  inovemcnt of the cm mage, lU'eat^  Monomy of t in if i- .n-hiived in the  handling of theJoy-T I'miiii this saw  lie flat ltd ing*- gu t" 'he aang saw,  which t iUf- fiom ire- ,, ,'oni lugs nl  ,-ne cut, dtliveui.i; tin  w i.de in   s.iwi  The buildings are roofed throughout  with ii on and are carefully , limc-  wasbed inside.        . '_n '    '  , A noteworthy feature of "tbe construction of the mill is the foundations  wliich arc placed under "the engines  and the ging-.iiiv. In older to get'  above  hiirh wntei    level   it   was found  iiecevnry   to  buil  ��������� '.������so     concrete  -* f -* .  "**        "?* ^>.  W.  15.  W. A KM STRONG,  Accountant Airowbcul Lumber Com-  ( panv.  WATEROUS  DOUuLG CUTTING  BAND MILL  Included in Plant of Arrowhead Lurribci Company's Mil  \V.  Vv .   HiAfihll,  of Emei-un, .Man . Hi-crelaiy-Toasuiei-  --    Arroivhc.id  Lunil.ei Company.  lumber on to the triinmer t.blo. Tb  lath machinery is located conveniently  to the-lab slasher so that the stock-  is easily picked out for their manufacture. On the main conveyor to  the refuses burner.i workman is located  wboi-e duty it is to -elect and tinovv  out those slabs which are suitable foi  fuel.  A dry-kiln is in cour-e of erection  (-1x120 ft. This will be heated by live  stciim on the natural di.tft principle.  The building is being constructed on  the ".slow-burning principle, that is,of  dimension lumber laid on its flat and  well spiked together. This is said to  he tbe most nearly fire-proof of any  form of wooden construction.  Tbe phmcr equipment consists of  three large "Invincible1' planers built  by   the     Berlin   .Machine   Works  of  foundations 25 ft. in height, nccessitat-  ii)ft a vast amount of material and a  great deal of labor.  - Owing to the formation of tthc shore-  it has been found necessary to con-  itruct all of1 the piling-room, which  has been done bv means of pile driving. The platform so constructed  will be nearly a quarter of a mile long  varying in width from 90 to 150   feet.  30. MoC'OKMICIC, M. P.;  Diiector Anowlieiul Lumber Company  i    '/     ;     i  Andrew'Edgar is  foreman,   and   the  other,thaVof IVJ!   Graha-iv  a 'con-,  tractor at Deep Creek.    At, this latter  ,  point a logging chute bail" n   mile, in    ,,  length has been  recently constructed  and is'now in operation.     , .  .The ollice arrangements of the com;- , -  pan'y are particularly good, Hie'*office  being equipped with1 the  most up'-to-/  date appliances, > and" in charge of ft -<-  first   class    accountant,   W. ^ B.' W."   ,  Armstrong, who  was  associated with. , -  Mr. Bcatty-in the lumber business in  the east. '.   ,.  The operating staff consists of J. IX  Kennedy, mill foreman; J. J. Woodland, planer foreman;, Rand Gibbons,"  shipper and yard foieman: J. 11. Liiw  ton,'bead filer. I The disposition vof  tbe product of'' the mill is in the  bands of T. A.'Cuddy, one of the best  known lumber<salesmen in the,west.  Mr.   Bcatty   speaks  in the highest  tcrms'of tbe quality of the machinery  and of the'manner' in .which   it ha"  been installed ,by   tl.e   Waterous En-\  gine' Works   Company of Brantford,-  and declares that  there is   no  .other1-  firm in Canada, and perhaps   none in  the United States, that "can   turn oiitV  better lumbering machinery than the   ���������  Waterous people,'and he assured   the -  writer that the mill worked like clockwork from the moment it vvas started  up.    Mr. Bcatty considers the Water-'  ous Engine Works,who are represented  in this Province by II. B. Gilmour, of  Vancou'*er,   to   be   a firm   of  whose l"  manufacturing achievements   Canada  has every reason to be proud.  J. Guy Barber  JEWELRY  WATCHES  ' and a  complete Hue  of the  GENUINE  "1847  Rogers Bros.'*  Knives, Porks,  Spoons, etc.  es carefully examined and  properly fitted to the best grade  Repairing  cPo-  alex. .McMillan,  Win   ipeg,    Diiector    Arrowhead  Lumber Company.  On this platform a system of steel  rail track is laid, upon which arc  operated the luniber cars to and from  the mill.     This platform parallels the  FOR SALE.  One of the host garden ranches in  North Kootenay with first-class  market at hand. Three milking cows,  hogs, and 200 chickens go with ranch.  Apply early. Address may be obtained  nf, ollice of the Kooi'i:ntay Mail.  The Muster Mechanic Pure Tar Soup heals  aiid'sorLens tlie skin, while piomplly cleansing  ftof ^icusc, oil, rust, etc Invaluable tor mo  elmiiics runners, spoilsmen. Fiee sample of  icceiptof 2c. for posl ago. Albert Toilet Soap  Co.. manufacturer.-., Montreal.  BLANK FORMS   KOH   Mining & Legal Purposes  Transfers, Options, Powers  of Attorney, Statutory Declarations, Proxies, etc., can  be obtained at the  ..Kootenay Mail Office.. THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  Synopsis of Regulations for Disposal'of  Minerals on Dominion Lands lnSMani-  toba. tho Northwest Territories and  1'   tho Yukon Texritopy.  Coal.���������Coal lands may be purchased at  .  HO per act������ for soft coal'and ?20 for anthracite.    Not more  than   320 acres can  l>e  acquired   by  one   Individual   or   company.    Royalty at the rate of ten cents  per ton of 2,000 pounds shall be collected  on tlie gioss output.  Quartz.���������Persons of eighteen years and  ,      over and-joint stock companies holding  free miner's certificates may obtain entry  for a minlncr location.  -A free miner's certificate is granted for  one or more,years, not exceeding live, upon payment in advance of. $7.50 per annum for an individual, and from 750 to  dOO per annum for a company, according  to capital:       ' , ~  A free miner having discovered mineral  ''  In place, may locate a claim 1500x1500 feet  ���������   by marking out the same with two legal  posts,   bearing   location   notices,   one ' at  each end on tho line of the lode or vein.  The'claim shall-be recorded within fif-  J. teen days if located within ten miles of a  ,' mining,, recorder's   office,   one  additional  day   allowed   for   every 'additional , ten  miles or fraction.   Tho fee for recording  a, claim Is 15.      , ' "   ' .  At least, $100 must be expended on the  claim each year or paid to the mining recorder in lieu thei eof.'When $500 has been  ' expended or paid, the locator may,, upon  liaving a survey made, and upon'complying, with other-requirements, puichase  tho land at $1.00 an acre.     '     i i,    -  Permission may be grante'd by the Minister of the -Intei lor to locate claims  containing lion and mica, also copper,.in  the Yukon Teiritory, of an area not ex-  eration 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 the first  year, and $10 per mile for each subsequent year.'Royalty, same as placer mining.     -        ' '    -  Placer Mining in the Yukon Territory.  ���������Creek, river .gulch and hill claims shall  not exceed 250 feet in length, ' measured  on the base line or general dheetion of  the creek or gulch, the width being from  1,000 to 2,000 feet.- All other placer claims  shall be 250 feet squai e.      ,   '   >  Claims are marked by,two legal posts,  one at each end, beaiing notices. Entry  must be obtained within ten days, if the  claim is within ten miles of mining recorder's office. One extra 'day allowed  for each additional ten miles or fraction.  The person or company staking a claim  must hold a free miner's certificate.  The discoverer of a new mine is entitled  to a claim of 1,000 feet in length, and if  the party consists of two, 1,500 feet alto  ,.'ceeding 100 acres.  The patent for a mining location shall  prov ide for the p,v> ment of a loyalty of 2J polecat-ot the sale.- ol the products of the location.  Placer-Mining, Manitoba'and the N.W.  , T., V excepting the Yukon , Territory.���������  Placer mining, claims generally are 100  feet'square; entiy fee, $5, - renewable  yearly. On the North , Saskatchewan  River claims for either bar or bench, the  former being 100 feet long and extending  between,high and low water mark. .The  latter includes bar diggings, but extends'  back to the base of the hill or bank, but I  not /exceeding 1,000 feet. Where steam  '" power is used, claims 200 feet wide may  be obtained.      , ���������*  Dredging in  the  rivers- of  Manitoba J  ' and the N. W. T., excepting the Yukon'  '   Territory.���������A1 free miner may, obtain only-  two leases of five miles teach for a term  of twenty yeais, renewable tin the discre-  '   tlon of  the Minister of the Interior.  The lessee's right is confined to tlie submerged beds or, bars of the river below  low water mark, and subject to the rights  of all persons'who have, or who may receive., entries, for  bar, diggings   or-oench  claims,   except   on . the    Saskatchewan  - River,  where  the ^lessen may   dredge   to  bigh water mark on each'alternate leasehold.,  ,-   -        ���������      .y.  .The'.Iessee.shali have a'.dredge in operation, within one season from the,date of  the lease for each ,fiv������ miles, but%where  'a* person or company has obtained more  than, one, lease one dredge for each fifteen ' miles' or  "fraction    Is    sufficient.  ' Rental, $10 per annum for each mile of  river leased. Rojalty at the rate of two  and a half per cent collected on the output after it exceeds $10,000.  Dredging in the Yukon Territory.���������Six  leases of five miles each may be granted  to a. free miner,for-a teim .of twenty  yeais, also renewable. , "  ������      ���������  The-lessee's right is confined to-the  submerged bed or bars  in  the   river be-  . low-low water mark.' that boundary to  be fixed-by-its-position on the 1st day of.  August in the t year of the date of the  lease.      , "* < , -  '    The.lessee shall have one dredge In op-  ordinary claims only  .Entry fee, $10.   Royalty at the rate of  two and one-half per cent on the value  of the gold shipped from the Yukon Territory to be paid to the Compti oiler.  No free miner shall receive a grant of  more ,than'one mining claim on each sep-  erato river, creek or gulch,.but the same  miner mayrt hold any number of claims  by purchase, and.fiee miners may work  their ' claims in partnership by filing  notice and paying fee of $2. A claim may  be abandoned,'and another obtained on  the same creek, gulch or river, by giving  notice and paying a fee. - .,  Work must be done on'a claim each  ,year to th* value of at least $200.  A certificate,that work has been done  must be obtained each year; If not,'the  claim shall be deemed to be abandoned,  and open to occupation and entry by a  free miner. ,  ,  The boundaries of a claim may bo defined absolutely by having a survey  made and publishing notices In'the Yukon  Official Gazdtte. ��������� -  Petroleum.���������All, unappropriated Dominion Lands in Manitoba, the'Noi th-west  Territories and' within tho .Yukon Territory aie open to prospecting for petroleum, and tho minister, may reserve for  an individual or company having machinery on the' land to-'be prospected,  an'area of 6-10 acies. Should the prospector discover oil in paying quantities,  and, satisfactorily establish such dlscov?,  ery, an area not,exceeding WO acres, in-  eluding the,oil well and such other land  as may be determined, will bo sold to  the discoverer at the rate of $1.00 an,  acre, subject to royalty at-such rate as  may be specified by order-in-council.- '  Department   of   the   Interior.   Ottawa,  " February, 1001, - .        -' "      ���������'-"  ' ''JAMES A. SMART      '"  ' .'Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  The Revelstoke Navigation Co. Ltd  TIME TABLE  ,    (During season of high water.)  GEOLOGY  Of Fish Creek and Lardeau���������  Reports of Geological  Survey. -    " ,,  , (Continued from Ia=t v.eel-.)  FERGUSON  OA.MP. ,  Ferguson is the'mining centre of  Larcbau cieek. The, mineral zone  from Cmborrie crosses to the Lardeau  slope'from the Beatrice, and continues  over Gieat  Noithern  mountain, over  SSSf'^MW^'S "re"? I ������������'sptfi-' of  Fe.guson   mountain, be-  ....��������� ,_._ tween the forks.of Laideau cieek and  up   the  north   slope   of   Silver   Cup  mountain, /to   its   summit.    On   this  belt, numerous  claims  have  been located. t Three- of   these" will   be described as illustrative of, this section.  Tho   most  important ' mining (Operations  yet.carried    on, in   the   Lardeau district are  those in connection  with'the  Nettie  L. 'and   Silver Cup  mines,   conducted,  by   two   English  companies, the.Gieat Western Mines,  Limited, and  tbe Silver  Cup  Mines,  Limited,  with   Mr.  George Attwood,  M.J5., consulting engineer,  and -Mr.  Donald G. Forks, general manager.   ,  iXBTTin 'i.. siixi;.  '    v - '1 -  * The Nettie L. is  situated on a spur  of Ferguson mountain in the neighborhood of 5,100 feet above sea or  2,100 above the.town. , A wagon', ioad  about two miles long connects it with  Five-mile on the south fork of Lardeau creek.     > ,        , '���������  The country locks aie carbonaceous  pbyllites and slates. * The silicious  rocks already refeired to, occur in tbe  neighborhood.' also 'dykes of the diabase. 'The average strike of the rocks  is about 280 deg. but it varies somewhat j on .account of folding. - There  seems to have been developed locally  a small canoe-shaped syncline, whose  symmetry is disturbed by "faulting.  While"the' westerly- strike and high-  angle northerly dip are mostcommbn-  ly seen, locally, any strike, and clip  may be found according to the position of the point in the,fold.  'About 6,0U0 feet of 'work has been  done on this pioperty, principally on  tbe .Nettie L. and Ajax'claims. Three  main ore bodies have'.been opened up,  known as the. Main lead, the Cross  lead and the Big Quartz vein. The  lowest level on the Nettie L. starts in  as'a cross-cut tunnel southward across  .the-formiition, and 300 feot'below the  uppermost -'working. slt cuts across  the big 40-feet", quartz-lead' which  strikes south-east, and continues to  the main lead, about  670 ��������� feet in.    It  Leave Eigiit-Mii.i: Landing each  TUESDAY AND. FRIDAY at 6 a. m.  Leave La Pohti: each  TUESDAY AND FRIDAY at 2 p. m.  SPECIAL"TRIPS will be made between dates of regular sailing whenever business offered warrants same.  The Company reserve* the right to  change time and days of sailing without notice.       ....     i   ���������  A.-FORSLAND,    C.  'Master.  D.-BACKER,  Purser,  SELKIRK,I.ODGE, NO. 12. I. O. O. F.  " Meets every Tuesdaj  evening    in   Selkirk  \Hall at 8 o'clock.  Visiting brethren cordially invited to attend. "  J. MATHIE. Seo  Have it new and up-to-date  Get good paper and workmanship by steam power  Get your Printing clone from  on New Presses  No matter what class of printing you require vve can do it for you  Loose leaf accounting systems a specialty  The Kootenay Mail Publishing Co..  Limited.  REVELSTOKE, B. O.  Kootenay Lodge  No. 15 A.F. & A.M-  The regularmeetiiig-  arc held in the M.m>"  onic Temple, Odd  Fellows Hall, on the  third Monday in  each month at 8 p.m  Visiting brethren  cordially welcomed.  PROCUX1ER, Secretary.  To Trappers   r    Raw Furs Bought  Cash Prices Paid  F.    B.   WELLS,  Exporter of Purs.  HENRY'S NURSERIES  3010 Westminstei   Road.  100.000 Bulbs  To arrive soon irom Holland, France  and Japan.  Thousands of Fruit and  Ornamental  Trees !  Rhododendrons, Roses,  Greenhouse and Hardy Plants  for fall planting.  Home-Grown and Iin ported  Garden, Field and Flower Seeds  always in stock in season.  FERTILIZERS.  Bee Hives and Supplies.  Greenhouse full of Plants, Cut Flowers.  Floral "Work.  Catalogue free, or call and examine  stock.  M. J. HENRY,  Vancocveb, B. C.  then follows  the  main   lead eastvvaul  about S00 feet.    A't tlie end  of  this  drift the quart/, lead has come in contact with   the main' lead.   This level  is connected   through   to  tho upper  workings  on   the   lead.   The   quartz  lead   cuts' across  the   formation, and  the main'lead  while nearly following  the strike of the rocks, is independent  of  their  bedding. , The walls  of  the  main   lead     are     sometimes     slips.  Stringers' run   off- into  the countiy  rock which is fr.tcturedjarid traversed  by slips.    There aie two'levels above  this lower one.    On the  sin face, near  the upper tunnel, the cross vein coming  in   from' the' southeast, turns, to  321   degrees   and   then 'round   to' 2 |  degrees,,which couisc it  is  following  when cut ofi" by the slip, forming tho  south wall   of  the main lead."   In the  second level it is still cut by the main  lead, but in the  lower workings, it is  Siiid   to   angle     round   and   become  parallel to or join the main lend.    Its  relationship to the bedding of tbeiock  could not.be solved   beyond doubt, on  account'of the fracturing and slipping  in tbe rock, but it appealed to be cutting  the   formation., On, 'he   other  hand, its course' would ^suggest that it  occurred  between   the   beds forming  the end of -the canoe-shaped synclinal  basin., To the  east on   the A'iax, at  -* ( r t J i  tbe east end of the diiffc, ore'occurs in  scams and reticulating veins follow ing  the strike of  the rocks.,-.Tho strike is  eastward/with a northerly dip, but followed eastward,' the' beds* successively  bend northw.nd with  a  westerly dip;  that is, vve have-here ,tbe  eastern end  of a   "synclinal     basin." , Succossiye  portions of the ore following the beds'  turn * northward from  their original  course.    The occurienco of ore on the  axes  of folds���������miniature saddle,reefs  or saddle leefs inverted���������is not an'uncommon featmc in the minor folds of  the Lardeau district.   This  folding is  accompanied by a certaiifamounl of  slipping and faulting.   The ciosslead.  as its attitude ^suggests* may, possibly  repiesent   ore  'occupying   a   similar  position at the western end of ,the fold,  but more work' will  have totbe done  between the Ajax and Nettie L. before  this can be , proved. -So  far the  evidence is rather unfavoiable 'to such'a  theory.    The ore'"consists  of quaitz,  usually   heayily     mineralized     with  tetrahedrite, galena, blende, and some  copper' and     iron   pyrites.   ; Where  weathered,Tvviio   silver is  sometimes  found.      Occasionally ' '"the , <vai ions  minerals occur as -separate  bands in  the ore.    Sometimes  the .tetrahedrite  suriounds masses of blende, and veins  and veinlets of copper pyrites'travel so  tbe tetrahedrite, so  that  the order ot  development of the minerals has bem  blende,   tetrahedrite,   copper   pyrites  and galena.  Calcitc and scricite occur  in   the   quartz   gangue.      Tbe   vein  material may form  a wide solid mass  or may occur  as  numerous reticulating veins and  stringers  in   tho'rock.  While mostly occurring in and about  fissures, it may  bo  deposited between  the beds.   Replacement of  the country rock  by  vein   material has taken  place, so that  all   stages 'of development may be met from a few striugers  of quartz to a  complete network, and  finally the whole lock may be replaced  by ore.   ,Thc  rock  is usually  highly  carbonaceous near  the ores.    Besides  silver and lead  values, the  ores'ciury  some   gold.    Gold   is   found   in   tbe  tetrahedrite and, in   the Ajax, tunnel,  quait/ with blende, pyrite and a little  g.Uena is  said   to   run  $100 in gold.  Some assays arc said   to  have l tin is  high as 20 o/.s.  in  gold.   About 2,300  tons of oie have been shipped,'said to  have returned over $121,000 net.   The  average values  aie said to be���������Golf1,  13 o/,.; silver, "l<19-G  oz.; lead, 20.0 per  cent.   The ore  tetaiiis its  chiiiactcr  and values at  tho giealcst depth yet  attained, 300 feet.  Shipments were discontinued in  June, pending the completion of an  S,000-fect tramway from the mines to  the silver mill, under constructional  Five-mile, to treat this and the Silvc  Cup ore. Up to the picscnt time, on  account of the long haul by wagon to  Trout lake, and the cost of shipping  to the smelter at Nelson or Trail, only  the higher grade ore con d be handled,  and a dump of about '1,000 tons of  second grade ore is now ready for:  the mill. It is expected that this and  the ore from the large quart/, vein can  be successfully handled under tbe new  conditions About 00 men aro being  employed at the mine. The mine is  equipped with iin air compiessor, etc.  (To bo Continued I  FLOWS CIRCUS  Kiro, an African Baboon, Loops  the Loop In An Automobile.  The most marvelous and hazardous  feat in the circus - world perfoimed  nowadays is,said to be that of Di.ivolo,  looping the loop on a bicycle. ' Tbe  gtc.it Floto shows, who' aie billed to  appear in the near futuiv, are representing an act in which a'largebab ion  loops the lotyp in'an automobile. They  claim that the act is iu many respects  paper   file?,   of   the ' most   unfair  strictures   on ' the , liberal    part}-.  The  Herald  and   its correspondent a io extremely partisan*!, They  cannot see anything good' emanating from either the liberal  government or the Koote.nay M.vri/. Envy  is llnrroot  of'the   trouble.     The ���������  Herald comments on the Koote.vay ,  Mail, and   its   editorials   on the  liberal government -would give ah  eastern   jo'u'rrinlipf the  fever a'nd'���������  ague.,   'The   poverty  of   its arguments   is   only, equalled   ,by ,its  moie remarkable than that of the unmitigated gall and "destitution-  famccl Liavyolo, because,, as every uno of ideas. Mr. Borden,, leader of  knows, aiv!inimari.s governed entirely | the conservative party,   refused to  by instinct,,or at least that is the  generally accepted theory, while man  possesses the laculty of leasoning.  .Now, the question arises, has this big  baboon'Kim human intelligence, or is  it tho power of man over beast in the  way of education? When one thinks  of this 'big baboon making the same  ride on,the same kind of a loop, but  in an'automobile, it is truly remarkable. As be automolSilo,' through its  trcnicndo .&' momentum, reaches the  top of the'" loop, baboon, automobile  and nil turn a complete, somersault.  The machine must no iL be guided,  and Kiro must watch his I"s and Q'.s  or,there'will be a new face in monkey  hhiven. ,, "'   _ ';,;'   ' ,    *  The big fellow is seen twice, daily  with the great Floto Shows, and it"is  up to the visitor to thei big shows to  liguie out vyhether this baboon possesses the power of reasoning or is  guided only'by animal instinct:- The  gieat,Floto Shows come to Revelstoke  next Friday and'-oflcr -many novelties  in the trained animal line. . "���������   ' /  defend Dundonald on the' floor of  the House of Common!?. Does the  only Talbot 'quibble (hat incident  wlien'-ru.-liing into  print to  attack'  The daily output of zinc around tbe  Sandon concentrators i.s over 50 tons.  The Star alone turns out 20 cveiy 2-1  bonis.  THE MINES.  Payne stock  slumped  last  week to  three cents and no cause is'known. ;  Enderby  residents  have taken  an  option on the lit.,Ida mine at Salmon  Arm.-    , ,,'-<,' -,  ,*��������� II. Pembcrton is appointed business  manager of the Montreal and  Boston  Consolidated.    ������������������';,,  !    ,'-,,  Tbe Motlier Lode at 'Poplar is said,  to have three feet of-'sjlid galena and  12 feet of-concentrating ore. , . >  The Yankee Gill at Ymirds said to  have proved i.ip a leds;c , lor l- OOyeet.  and 0.\ teet wide, with values ot $1-L50k  Assays from o're, 'taken irom th  Brok n Hill claim,'oii sHapid'crc-k.  giv;c $8J500 in g Id. The propoity. belongs to C. T. Po-ter who also" owns  the Comb.ne, the adjoining.claim.  The li. C. Mining,'Exchange,,, of  Vancouver, has an "excellent wiite up  of Fish Creek, illustrated byengrav ngs  lent'thc Exchange for the purpose by  tho Kootenay Mail Publishing Company, Limited.   :    "  In a ,21-hours' run at the Nickel  Plate minCj.'ovvncd by the Rockefeller  syndicate,and located near Princeton,-  the clem-up from 40 stamps brought  $10,000. The company has spent upwards of $2,500,000 on the'property.  The Ev.iGold Minos, Ltd, non-per  sonal liability, is incorporated with a  capital of $500,000, in one dollar  shares. ,-The company , purposes to  acquire the Highland Mary, Eva,  Last Chance and other claims in West  Kootenay." ,  The Lucky'Jack No. 2 Mining Co.,  of Seattle,'has quit business at Poplar.  It had options ,on the Mother Lode  and Silver Glance. Work on the  Mother Lode will be continued by A.  L. Houston, who originally, bonded it  fiom tbe owners nnd gave an option  to th-j Seattle company.  CORRESPONDENCE.  the editor of the Mail ? ^ yd,   not  he.,    Goklwii/ Smith justifies- the "  government's action.    The Balfour  government   has ''recalled     Dundonald And "we  will  ?"ee' .what the '  ���������re-iili will be when' be  arrives'in.-  'England.     The Jtory prg<s are ex-,  picking Duiuloiiiild  for. parlv/'adT  vantage.   /Hie Dundonald incident-  is -only  a   means-,to' an end, and ,-  that cnij i- to try lo  .stampede the  Scotch i vo(e<- to   life   lory   ranks.'.  They   know ���������the   Laurier  govern-   <"  menl's,   record   to  be   one   of con-  linucd.success and prosperity, tliat'  Canada'has' advanced under liberal  .rule-'by   leaps  and. bounds, th'ey  knovv that   the  conservative party-  have n'o hope to'carry the.elections  against'the' brilliant statesmanship-  of'Sir   Wilfred \Laurier, 'Cii'n.ula's " '  business government.    S.iy, Talbot -.''  Licldesdale   (the   first),   did, you  ever seo-anythinggreen in a Scotch- .''.  man's"eye?    Did<you ever convert  any',' Scotchman, to   your way of  thinking'      who    ,hfeld    'contrary  opinions in politics "?     Don't^make  an ass "of yourself   by   imagining  you' are going, to   stampede   the-  Scotch vote by'a column   of goose-'  grease. -  I'll bid'ye a bravv guid nicht, -' -  <   . A Scotchman..  Chequesifor ,$15,000 'Received'  -- by, Kootenay Shippers., ��������� '���������  Nelson, Aug    2.���������Mr.   G.   O.'Bu-  chviau,   administrator   of   the 'lead'  bounty, on July  30  teceived  another-  batch'of cheques   for  the bounty pay-"  monts.    Fifteen arrived together, r p-  n sorting the sum of $14,999.So, within  fifteen c nts of exactly  an  average of .  $J ,000 each, although  as  a  matter of  fact, the cheques   varied   fiom $50 to  over   $2000   or   $3000.     Tho    lucky  claimants are the   Dundee, Ailington,.  Lorna     Doone.      Paradise,   JTiiune.  Mountain Consolidated (two, heqiies),  Wakefield, An'toine, Echo. Lucky Boy.  and the Slocan   Star.    Mr. Buchanan  received yostpi day tluee more cheques,  aggrcg.'i ting $-'100.  Editor Kooir.N.vv Jl.viij.  In the last volcanic eruption of  the Revelstoke Herald Talbot  Liddosdalc seems to be of the  opinion that vve should be living  in Siberia where newspaper men of  a certain party stripe would not be  able to criticize public 'men. Talbot Liddosdalc i.s out of place in  this enlightened ago, and should  have been born dining tho icginie  of the family compact when people  were deprived of there franchises  and liberties. Talbot Liildcsdale  objects to the publication in the  Mail of clippings taken from ICng-  lish newspapers, which aro not in  favor of Lord Dundonald's actions,  yet, so far as J know, the same  gentleman has never raised a protest against clippings being inserted in the Herald, taken from the  graveya 1 d of old consorv .ttive news-  Placer Operations Progressing ;-  Messrs,F 15. Wells and J. I. Wood-  row returned last week from a visit to  tho placer properly in which they are ���������  interested on the old channel of Camp-  Creek, in the Big Bend, and brought  a nice sample of cold with them,  proving the striking of auriferous  ground. Fiom' appearances it is believed there is considerable gold in  the flume, though no clean-up has yet  boon made, and this gold has boon got  merely by ground-siiiicing. There is  no hydraulic plant on the property as  yet, though the property is properly  a hydraulicing one.t The work done  this season by Raymond Allen has  revealed extensive bed-- of gravel from  which good results are anticipated.  If. Howard has started operations  for the season on the ground he has  been operating at Smith Creek.  A large falling off in the anplc crop  is reported fiom Ontario. The plum  crop will be a total failure in many  places, and more paiticularly tho  northern - sections of the province,  whore many oichaids were killed by  the hard weather of last winter. The  general crop will not be 50 per cent  of tbe last one. Pear-, vviil also be a  light crop, and peaches ton, will yield  poorly.  V       r  1    '��������� \  - y It',      ,  ,.. h-  , THE KOOTENAY MAIL. \  '���������    '       If yo;u think you   wbuliHike  '<, i ,   ,to sutrt     "        -       '        y ' t  "' ,' < TAKING   PHOTOGRAPHS  ''       ' '��������� "  -just"call"and see the variety of  1   t     i '        I j  '    AND -'/,.  S  AT THE  J   ,  iy  JJ.JC,    '/  CANADA DRUG &  BOOK CO.  ^ 'THey keep  all.- the  necessary  /'supplies and chemicals.-     ' r  '.   -Call/or'scnd app'sl card for  ���������' Cat.tlocjuey ?'-      r, ' 'n    '  Colomijus���������A~t Auovvliead,   on" July  -ClOthVto'Mr. and  Mrs. ,A.  Opium-,  ",'f "bus','a daughter.7       (,,   ^"y  /;"  .Cklt.mi'���������'At Revelstoke. on*-Saturday,  T~- '.July 30th,-,. to .Conductor andJMrs.  ��������� T Crump, a son/. - <T '     ' 'u-������ '    .  X'   His  vv-.- ;-;died. -\ '-;y  ' ' Jexk^-'s���������At-t'he ,faniily /residence, 24  . , JL., .   Fo'vu-tlV'St., WorkJ2sfcat������. Victoria,/  ,/f   y    wqix ,|U];.? 2Sth';'( David -Jenkins, a  ���������\ ���������' > tiiative of Swansea, (llamoganshire,  ".   * \'    Wiilcs/iiscd 09 years,-I'liiQiiths.  ,^y*  Now oh the market, choice, residential property on 7th Street^  Blocks 51; and 54 surveyed into  lotsj 50 x 100-feet',',:1  s     aiid upwards, on,easyyterms.  -     "I'tr '      .   ���������     / y ,-       <   ,   -���������, ' , " J    ; ''  ,        11 - .      , ,   , ,        , y i ,  ' '' 'We have decided to present $10.00 worth of,Fruit Trees'  to each acre 'of-land sold''in'the' fruit gardens near.'McKen'zie.  Avenue",   tbw   PR'ICES,AND-EAS^; TERMS:/  REVELSTOKE INSURANCE vAGENCY  yHil������fflu-i?.r:?������-':  y-, '���������*.- ���������' .,-- Agents;-,'..--,  '   ��������� ('  v,:^  Local and General.  ,<    " ','   ''.-*',   ' *      "  ��������� <  ' Kioto's circus will exhibit here next  ( _ Friday. "\   ,'���������'," ���������'_   _   <y\.y  jTheieisViol.a^vaciintyhous'cS  to'l������  ,li'ad hi lvnm'Ioops. "       <i  ( '   '".Engineer > Allan   McXafi -/has * pur-  ���������chased Trainmaj-tciyLison's   bouse at  Kamloops.,      '- _ t -��������� , V    ^  y-v   A. J'yCuiiiiniii- i*,--'U,ive>ini:)*the re-  '-''���������niifindeuof il'ic   siiielter-t..'wTi.-ite��������� fuf  sub-divi-ion.    p.,   .    u '  ,'- 'J"R'evel?tbke^investoi_s  have, ma'de a  \  ' -rnonoMtii.n'to build a liist class  hotel  y    , ..     -     *<      ...  ��������� t-.itrk"ii in loops.r y -  .      ".    y~ ������    ���������  i^���������it MivCair nf bi amous--, has* snldrtho  ,    "-/LakoWicw, hotel' atid' gncs   up   Pos-  ''AOs-inn on the 17th "n..-t.' ^  ,,"   A  comnicici.il   tiavycller  volunteeis  the information that be icgaids Kovel-  ��������� y ������.  ������toke as the best town m  the intoiior  '' today    ' t  T   A.  V.   Williiinison   intciid- cutting  , up his liincb int- ".-m.ill lot- for   fruitgrowing.    ''It    is a pietiy lni-.ility for  summer ic-.-idenee.      '      ������  lt       Tho  pipe   has  arrived   for  the ex-  *    tension  of   the  waterworks' in Revel-  itoke and the mayor  is  energetically  ������_ jiushing ioruaid operation^. ,      ,    -  Aid. Stce'ns. of Kamloops. has pur-  ch:ic''d ii 4 b  p 0'ii-nt motor car.   At  0 liis tn.11   mil   in   Stanley   l'.-tik. Vancouver, the car developed a speed of  "20 miles au hour.  The contractors for the diversion of  the C. P. U. line   at   Clatnvilliam   ex-  '     'jiect-to   c mplete   the,  work  in two  jnoiiths.      Tbe 'new   piece   of   road  under   construction >vviil   ieduce  the  grade over the'-summit, twenty (feet.'  It includes^threc tunnel^, i (,',-.  -i^The biggest elephant in' the world  in Flow's, aggregation. yr��������� '; V  - j; R.-Hull "received-'.news that his  horse Todd Sloan, which ran at Revel-,  s'toke/'had won the," mile 'and'i a half  hurdle nice at Wjnnipeg. ,,,., ' ,*  "' The Ladies', Aid^of,, St.; Andrew's1  church, intend; having their annual  garden'party cm tlie church .grounds  'on'the evening of Thursday the 18th/  t ,P. F. Godenwrath is getting through  tho press aii * excellentlH illustrated  write-up pi 'Kamloops. The .press  work is being "clone15 at'-the* Standard  ollice.    !,'���������   , a   p       -  "^T/, "'  If. X. Coursier has" nToved.his/ofli'cc  to the corner of McKenzie avenue and  Vict'onivstrect/whore be 'vvill.walvvays  be  found, by'.'those-'in   need  of  his  services. <, -i; , " , <--, i"  >Conduct(ii*-IIop'g9od, ^chairman 'of  schoi'il trustees"pf Kamloops,;informs,  us,it is intendid ,tp arrange for"a high_  school in tbat'c/ifcy.< Already-24 pupils  uiiv-'c enrolled. -- . ��������� T  ���������/r wo railway families at'Kamloops  inform us tli'ey weie forced to go theie.  iia they could not get'houses in Kevcl-  stokc. though 'they wished to make  their homes in this city.    j i\  Conductor McCrum has bad a mag-  nilivent e������gle, recently killed by bim  at Kamloops, -'ti.it'ed and mounted by;  II. W. Edwards ok Revelstoke. The  bird i.- a tine specimen of the taxidermist's art.  A   subscriber writes   from  Sydney,  R. -C,   concerning    tbe    Kootk.vav  .M.vir.:' '"I   take-pleasure  in saying  Nh.if your ps.por i- >*<ilu.<b!e a-   well a*  i:.,su*i*.cti'.e   m   eve.y   sens,    of   die  word."' ,\  The office, on ^IcKcn/ic "Avenue  vacated by- H. X. Coursier. ?n now-  occupied "by G. A. Scott, from Winni-'  peg. merchant tailor." ;Mr. Scotc will  have something to say to the readers  of the Maii. next week. ' ,  Chance of a lifetime,to get'a refriger-  ator'at cost.   ���������        '     ,       ,' iu c'        T.  1'buy my ,'drugs and patent'medicines at the lied Cross pharmacy.    Do  y,ou'?<-     /y'    '���������' '     ,   '' ,,- ,   "I  '  1   The ' Kootenay   Mail ,is  the best  j i     -/ -   -  advertising ,medium, and   those who  use it in their," business show, good  sense. - ' -, ' , ' -���������  i If you1 have a {piece 'of furniture,  something as ancient as Adam, come  along and geti-a new piece.' {We;will  allow you for the' old' one.���������Tlie Big  Furniture Store, John E. Wood., ,/  The newest unci nobbiest ladies begs,'  just received from'New York, atBews'  Drug Store.; ,' ���������   "'  D. C. McLaren, 'saddler ���������of Kamloops, carrics'one of tbe best stocks of,  saddlery and harness in the province,  in addition to' all kinds of Sadd.ory he'  keep- a goo'd' stock of trunk.-*,' horse,  blankets, rugs, itc. "A first-class stock  is carried of heavy harness for , ranching and lumficriiig, "andT'also of light  single and double-harness. - The stock  of cowboy"saddles runs from $8.75^10  ���������foo. < Team harness'runs frOni'^lO to  ijiJo, single, harness''from $12.o0 fco^25.  Mr. McLaren has secured from " tho  States tholervico of,an A',.l saddler,  arid is in a position to plcaso-thc most  fastidious in' the in like������ up oNi stock  sadcllc. -'. 1 re( 'also "carries a.nicp, stock  of leather "novel tics, aicxiciiii covered  goods, purses,'bolts,''-to. ������',''- ^ ''  ^Smile's, the fanious'iiuthor of "Self-/  flclp'.' 'said, adicrtising' is "The life-'  blood of" prosperous trade." " -If-you  are looking for prosperity,advertise in*  the Kooti:n-ay Maii.."1   ~j ' j'      * ' r~  ���������-   -l f> * ���������-��������� y-.   -   "i   l ~ "-   \  '   See   our' lino   of \ stationery���������lied  *t.' '     -    f      i   ,v,^ v  props' Drug & Book Store. *>    ',' ,    . ,  y*     j ���������  -   * * y , _ -��������� '*   *   '-,,'-  Just" call " in -and 'isee'our well assorted stock of furniture and.,carpets,  dlovvson's* is the place. ;        \ '    t  -liig snaps  at-Macdonald '&  Mon-  l-rtlll.,.. (,-.   ,.n.i A.,_,-,-.., /In /.lnf.lii n <r . '  ,y^     ... ,v-  ^  Kefrigepators'at: Cost  '' , ��������� Splendid chance- to get a" refrigerator, we have ' '  " ., \ only^a few'left but want to get"rid of them now. <t y :  .-._      Next'week we" will clear them out!/ ' First come'.', f /  ' *    , '       First served -   -    ,, '. ���������,,  ^  '-' \i ^M;-'tXWRENCE*iHardware.,^j  prp.fits., "Order madc[counsel for defendant consenting. , -, -, ���������  -Tlie New' Denver Ledge "will' hereafter be/published in 'Nelson. 'In its  last.issue Editor Lower'y say's :- -'^The  'bulldog isfpacked' in the plant, Unt  the black,cow remains to * weep alone.  The,Slocan isrone of the -richest 'spots  "on earth, and Neiv Denver will" some,  clay , be ,big enough 'to'/ wear long  clothes.", f- '/' " > ,,���������������/ ,,'-  , As the'date foivAld. aiubMrs. Jjovvis'      ...  wooden wedding will   be, at'hand bo/ &"yfo* yQU /���������,ant' ftj.choioo" df/gopd  pa per,-and hi k that spoalks,land print;  ing thatrwi'.l be a credit to ,you,  con-,  siiltr the KboTi:N-A.Y*MAir,."/ /"T/^ v', ~  See Lawrence's" ad.  teith's iii rcady-m'itdc,clothing  ,'Wc must clear out our entire|tock  of clothing this month, so call for, bar-  IMPERIAL Bfflt OF/CANADA  ,' ,Y'' <������������������ i  yCapitaVAut'liomcd, 51,000,000.   toDital^did Dp, ?SOO0qop/ Rest, J2,0",0,000,:":^  "-   "'T y    '* / ���������'< Head' Office} Tokokto, Ontakio. ' ',      y,,  ,     ' Brnaches i.i the Northwest Territories, Manitoba, Ontario and Qaefiee-   -  And   tlofollowiiiK points in   I3rilisli   Colunibm:    Cmnbrook. Gol( oa,    .  , Nelson, Rovolstoko, Trout Luke,- Vunconvor and VicUinn. (.   '-......  -,--,''"     ,     y - s-   -/    ���������-��������� T   .      .    * '     '   "'  . i*&  T'R Mi-rhitt President,    i   D. It. Wii.ior-.'Vice-Proiideiit and Gpiiornl'MiiiiiKjor.  . ^  T. R SlLI^ng'Al/Assistui.t:Ger.or..l Mnuueor.., VV. MorrA-r, Cl.ior Inspector. -        ���������  ^ Revelstoke .Branch, B. C.^-X General Banking Business Transacted  Savings Dopnrtniont-Doposits Hocoivod and Intorost Allowed.  ^ 1   r ' !    fl ,     J ' +"-ir ^      ( j, tV ' ^-A  4 '     ' 'Drafts sold aviulablo in all pnrtb of Ciiiiadii, United States and Europe.,  t   .'  t^rsiieeial attention :������ivcn. to'c^llectipiis:..   y,    ,/ '  ,; ^ A. B. Pi.ippb, Mmiagor.  it  C.  ' <   T  iet  '- Y?ur".  ''I1,  fore many -Jinoons,  their' friends were  somewhat amused - yesterday 'at roa'd-q  ing 'tliejyfollowing ' paragraph  in  the  Vancouver .papers:   ������'Mr! and Mrs.' F.  B./Levvis of- RevclstokbJ arc spending  tneir honeymoon at the coa>t and are  registered at the Vancouver."     ���������, -,     ���������  yThe   Dominion       government  > is'  arranging to" protect -the 'interests of  soine settlers in the'ncighbourhoocf of  'l-tevelstoke - whose ^interests'* conflict  with-,tiic��������� holdeis  ,of ^timber 'limits.1  Where theie is otilyliv small rambunt  of liiarlcetabTe lumber on the land  the  lessees will  be: lequired   to  remove it  within   a   reasonable   time   so '  the  settlers can be given  a  title  to their  holdings.  -  ' The" sudden death   in   Vancouver of  -      ' ,  Miss Hattie Bowell.  daughter of the  collector of' customs, (has excited  public interest there to an unusual  degree owing to the standing in  society of tbo=e implicated. The  death apparently occurred as the  result o_f .in illegal operation, anel Dr.  Telford vvas_ arrested on a charge of  murder. , a preliminary investigation  is how in progress before the police  magistrate. A young yiiiiiu named  McIIarg is also held as being an accessory,. The voluminous evidence  alteady given" is closely foi.owed and  devoured with avidity. The best legal  talent is employed for both the prosecution and defence, and every technicality  that can   be   imagined is cm-  your  odor  i     Brown, the operator who vva- drown  ed at Sie.imou-v lost hi- life iu exactly  nobvf  That we are competent  in the art of dispensing.  We have his confidence.  We assist him by carrying in stock all the latest  dm os and chemicals;  by carefully preparing  and ciimpounding his  prescriptions : by delivering promptly all  prescriptions left in our  care. -  For tli<5y* rn.i-on- "iir prc-criptimi  trade h.i-<"������r������������n rapid)). P(,rth<--<-  r.M^oii-, vif rc-poct fully .nlf for jour  piilroiuiKC fj.-avf n- th'* next pr������-  srription. ort',11 jour doctor to li-.ivo  1 lt The *Red Cross  j ployed.     The   magistrate   ordered   a  ". ootist<ible to  eject   3Ir,  Jos.  Martin,  , t   / i counsel   for McHarg, from the  court  'the .-ame -pot ih the lak* where C. F. j rufJm< which w^ done_    Tho pi.0.ccut.  Paget was  drownf-d     H<- came  h"rp t i���������j, attoriiey has  reduced' tho charge  irom Manila, and   wa-   not  known to ^^ llUircl���������r aj,.,inst  Dr. Tilforcb to one  have any relative-' in thi- country.   '   | (>. mnns,|,ulgiltert and  committed him  ,The   Camborne   Miner   complains ' ff)]. trjal  bitterly about the time checks for the ,  ���������   Great   .Northern    Mines    being   dii-'  IBusiness Locals.  RED CROSS  DRUG STORE  C. J. Ahavh, Mniif'Kcr.  honored,  and   the   incoilvenienf'   to  which   the  bu?inos9 people of Cam- i    borne have been put  in   consequence, j ,.,-'", ,    ,  ,    , i.,    |���������..       No better puce in Kootenay to buy  The   long-continiud    drought   nay        . ' , - '  . .. i. ,,-  ,,.���������i/rf/��������� il,> i furniture   and   carpets   than   at   K.  -hoit'-iif-d the -iifiply oi   water foi <i<>- '  ni(>������tic purji"-"lv. and it   i������  hoped that  n.,ne  vviil   \*> waited   until  tb"   new  Mi-antitiic,   all  prohibit. (I   ft'otn  reservoir h ready,  parties have been  tiding it in hivMi -i-i'vice.  (Jn the evening of   f.abor   Ma  Amateur Dramatic flub will  ; How'son'-i it C������  .Advertising  1 plied.      Adverti-i'"  ' Mvir..  See    f.,iw-roii'-c'-  Vour credit i-i good.  s.i!e->m.in-hip   multi-  in   rhe Koijtk.vay  refrigerator     ad  tie  Amateur Dramatic flub will pi, due , /MnCfrAn      RrfiC  the thiec-iict   comedy   .Ii.nu.i  "Dc-k ' iHUOU \J\J     Lll UO.    Sanitary  Plumbing, Hot  Water & Steam Heating.  -��������� Pipe Valve' Fittings,  Tin-pin and Tom King," pr'-c-di-d by  a f.liT'' "Sl.i-hfr and Ci'a-'h'-r." The  ovening'-i entoit.iiniiicnt which taki-  pliicf in the Opera lfotl1',, will conclude with a danc'V  fn the legid repoits oi the Vancouver Xews-Advfi'ti-";r of July 'i'th  thiscitie is lepmted     Supicnc i-'tnt;  chambers,  before   Mr.   .fustic'   DutLi   X(i"le   vs.   Harbor   burn ber   Co,.Mr. j " ���������  MaTshaii  for pii.intiir moved ^ Second Street, Revelstoke  Electric Lamps, Door Bells and  Annunciators,  Electric Fixtures M Put In.  directions  .is  to   taking   account  ,,C'all,and see  the  Peggy  from Cork  Wiist Bag at^Bews' Drug Store.  -   All you nice Boysand^Girls!! ^Why,  dont you get nian'ied? . Yoti  can .."get  your  furniture at" Wood's  'furniture  stoie.,'A'who.o building full to .select  '.      -       ^*,'r     ,,--,*, -  fiofn.    He  can, arrange "to   let 'you  have it-easy..   Don't" be so slow. Faint  heart lievycr won anything. i%~~*i~'C~f'  , Full line.of.ncvv perfumes just , to  hand.���������The Bed Cross,Drug Stoie.^  ' ������Sir .Thos. /Lipton says t advertising  means "A business not a chance."    If  you want to  establish  a sound busi-'  ness get your advertising hi the Koot-  i:x.vy M.vir.. . -   >'        ' ������  '   Ask to  see   Browning's   automatic  shot guns, price #35 at Lawrence's. ' ��������� ',  Bows'cream sodas at the well known  location, next Hume Block.    <  One of the most useful Institutions  of today promisOo to bo The Diabetic  Institute, of London, established for  scientific leseaich into the origin,  cau.-e and treatment of Diabetes,and  the secondary symptoms: gout, rheumatism, carbuncles, etc. Hardly,any  dLe.ise is so little understood, and afc  the same timcso insidious iind dangerous as Diabetes, which, according to  the highest modern authorities, is  curable after all, when treated in time,  ft" interested write -to the Diabetic  Institute", St. Diiustiin's irill, London,  E.C., for fiee information.  If you want anything in'the furniture hue call at the Big F" niiiture  Stare. \ mammoth stock just opened  'up. We ar. stocked from Moor to roof  with two carload���������< of goods;���������John R.  Wood,,the Pe .pie's Kinnitiiic House.  Piano to lent.���������Revelstoke Iiistir-  oncc Agency, Limited.       - ,  The Red Cross Drug Store for,alI the  latest novels.  A Cool ' Place���������Tn Bows' Cream  Soda Parlor.,  Call at Macdonald'ifc Montoitb's for  your genU furnishings.  Gladstone said that advertising is  "an enormous'power and the best substitute for the mint." If you want to  make a mint of your business get and  ���������keep an advertising space in tbe  Kooti:.n'ay Mao.. Theslea in of business  machinery is good printing. Got  youi printing at the Kooteiiny Mail  Ollice.  A. E. BOAK  bin op'.-n'-d in the Cowan Block the  best makes of nil vol ware andjcntlery.  Agent for Raymond Sewing Machines  PhttiCH nnd Oriciint "old or oxclinnKori  TltfitD STKCirr,      -        -      REVKLSTOKB  -it  p.y>  .j-     A.   T'4���������   ' ^ v i -��������� t~>   's :< , ���������;" '������/ l'.|--.*,r   -������-.-(i.-���������/   ' "" j  H   *'-i J McKBN|iEA VENUE, -'  '  ^ ' ^^^^^ BJf^^{ i^, ,     A  -^", "_'--   r   L - ' 'Ther only'place in',tovv'iilyou"can got it*v *  "',.t ,.    r^ '/y.', -^ j  'Ake Opi:x For Youk In-si'KCI'ion-., ",  '���������"i,  '< (     -i     ���������  *' ''     ' ,i  e -aj.HOM   Rieh   Colorintrs  in ' ITall < und  '   i "���������  Room Domkiis to, Dainty Clintiilior- - .  '   EIToct-   our   Stock   and   Prico.s should  ,  "moot tho most oxuetiiiK ruQiiironioiits.'.';  L - ��������� ' -',  -    ~J   '  ' '  R[;Howson&Coa  Fupnlturo Dealers.  Picture Framing.,  Undertakers & Embalmors. ',.^,   t  [6il^^  . i,., 4  - .^; J^Uy/"i\;. Jhe ^Kootenay {������������:\  1" (^-Expeditiously- yifl 't: * ������:^~~ '^  8   Executed at    Mail, OffKC     V  ape Fire  BABBIT YOUR BEARINGS, WITH  ���������f  CANADA METAL GO'S:-Babbitt  P. BURNS & GO;  ������  Wholesale and Retail  .   .   .   .   Meat Merchants  Head Office, Abattoir and Cold Storage:  <j^^-=^'Calgary, Alberta  WAH   CHUNG,  General Store and  Restaurant Keeper  A Prime Stock'of Groceries, Fruit,  Vegetables.  MEALS AT ALL HOURS  Try our Iced Sodas, Tec Cream, Strawberries and Cream.    Can't bo m  beaten in the City.  FRONT ST.., REVELSTOKE.  Ci-ias. Sam Woe  vV\5HING.. LAUNDRY  LABOR. CONTRACTOR  FRONT STREET  (Opposite Joss House, Gold Hill Hotel  Building.

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