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Array ll  P-  ^ '   . %  \  ;4AR Iii 190a    2"/;I  Xc-roR,A>'������X'  Vol. 10��������� No. 50  REVELSTOKE. B. 0.; MARCH \% 1904  $2.00 Per Year.  Spring- lias not 'yet' arrived, but  our ne\V goods arc arriving daily,  and we are now sho,\ving������a line,  assortment of the latest and most  'up-to'-date goods to be lmd in'  the market. "   '    .      \  ln"Ladie-' Grinds wo ;iio In llio Imiil for  ��������� iruurl   vSluos'and   ii])-lo-<l.iiu' .styles���������in  railor-inade co-timio-, -kii'U, blouses���������  ,-nll (his ������.'oiisun'������ good- .it<��������� .  , Popular Prices  LATEST  TELEGRAMS.  .        r <     .  , * '    r  ' ," Parliament Opened.  '  Otltnvii. M.ii'di VI.���������-Pailiamenfc foi-  innlly opened jote'iduy by Loicl  Minto., Weather line and there was ,i  lurgo otowd.        i   -  HOLD-UP.  Wright Recaptured. .  ��������� WiViiiijiotj, Alutch 12.���������Oliiis./W'rjght  w Iju escaped fiom Stoney" Mountain  Peniten'timy yesterday was recuptuiod  today.     ,     '  Our stock is,mow teplele, in'dress I rimming? silk-"iibb(.in's.vliieosan<l insertion's  .\.-k to-ee our-pocial'line ol imte.ir.iblc  Tiillot.i. " ' .  l9999  9999  In Oeur-' Fuini-lun'gs our stock,is complete in b.->o(- ,iihI -Ihios, undei w;e.u.-hals,,  cap-, -nil-, paint.-. Imo uliito.uul negligee  .*liiit������. colliiio. ties'1 and'glo\e-. 'A clo'so  inspection 01 these lines will 'convince  you of'the. -peci.il value- wo .iicfou'ei ing.  * -' ''"  Don':   forget    our' dressmaking-  department' in   charge   of.  Miss  Wilson. -     Ladies, ." place    y'our  -orde'r early for-your Spring, Suit. .  ���������t Against Russian Blockade.  Tokio, March 12.��������� IMio'KtfgTisTf and  A.niotican w.uslups ,a New Ohwang  i:iv.c piotcsted, against the'Russian  blockade 0:1 the, poi t. '  ������   To Ratify Agreement.  Ottawa, March1 li ��������� L'aut icr gives,  notice of resolution-to i.itifyGiand  Tfunk Pacilic agieemcnt. -; Militia  will be ���������ineic,ised, also -Northwest  Mounted Police      <  -  Il     .  -..i*.  i~~~*j2.,J1  ^lF:e  TAYLOR   BLOCK. McKEXZIK" AVE.. rR.3VI3LSTO!CE.  Russians Avoid Army Service.-  , 2sTew Yoil^,Ma"ich L2���������flic 'steamship Graf, Walderzce, landed eighteen  nundiod Russians hei,e today. They  left Russia to .uoid possible a'rmy  service against .Japan.       ��������� ,     <\*' ' '  ..    Boer Scouts Volunteer.   "  Sr- IVieisbui'.', Maich ,12���������One  hunched \oui.g Hoots,, h.ue odeied'to  serve as scouts 11: the Russian niiiiy'  111 giatitudc for Russians ba\ ing sent  medical comforls'to the Boeis. dining  the.South An lean uat.  a^HHtfagg^miilillUHk I iUUBSMSE  Mail  Order,  Uept.  ~Jijn,Q.typeSsfbn.Goyernment.*.  Wash.iiatin,*'!)' C", Maich' 12��������� .Mr.  Public Pi in tut 'has decided lo equip  the government printing buieau with  lin: types It is' e.\j,eeted that this  will lead to- tiouble with 'the*tviio <  giaphicai union which steadily insisted theii intiuiliiubioii        - '    "  LIMITED.  DEPARTMENT   STORE  .9.  To Export Lead.  ! Nelson, Maich 12 ��������� The committee  appointed by fill vet Lead MmcOwnei-  Assnot.it ion had a meeting wish  smelieimen concerning pioposit.on to  .ilIo.\ portion of lead output, of Ivo. t-  <in.i\ to bo sent out nlcouiijiy M.un  poinis abeady selticd lavoi scheme,  and del..lis .ue being discussed.  A.'Morgan Assailed by two  Unmasked Men.1  ,,   The good reputation of our city as  11 law-iihidiiig-ono   was   on   Thuisday  night bioken  by   the   advent of   the'  "bold, bad/men," and  .1.   A. Moigaii,  li.nbei-, was the victim.   1Tlie story as  iclaicd by All.   Moigan is as   follows:  .Showly lifter ten  o'clock  be'was, re  turning home and  when   netting the  s-ehoub house   gate   on   Thinl Sheer  noticed two men, ii (all   and   a   short  'one,,  whom -be   took   f>, be iMessis.  Uook and Floyd, caietaker and sece-  t.uy of the .-chool boa id,   approaching  fiom the huijding . 'Walking   by   he  parsed   the-time of  drty   to-the two,  wlto-.H'eitvthcn'a few  paces,   inside the  gate, and pioceedcd oiio his  way,   bitt  befoie' g"ing   f,u    Jtis' attention  was  attracted'nud on looking "back   be was  st.'uck from behind  aiiil  at' the same  tuiie giabbed and   tl.r.wn.   -A   sh'-i t  tn=slc ensued but he was  O'.crpbwciei  and his pockets 1 iMod to'the extent  0  some si.\ty odd doll, us, and   a .watch.  Musiness   being, o\cr, , his   assailants  Med andihc puisued'for  a  short  distance but being p-ittly disiobed'in the  aftiay'w,is-ha'ndic.ipped,,and   dtopped  oilt of the; race      Proceeding 'towaid  uppet town   B.  A.  Liwson   was'me^  nnd togethei they \\cnt to  tlfccential  telephone 6lhee and theie   telepjioned  for the police, but there  being no one  in either ollice  .Mi    Lawson   icluined  in "seaich  or   Chief   Hani   while -Mi  _AI organ    went   to   tic    louei. olliee.  'The chase was liowov'oT.ibandoiied.foi  the night   '  ifThicenicn wc'ip .111 ested . yesterday  'on su5tjicion, lutt aire w.fids   lcleascd  - ^ 11  . A stiangc, featuij oi'lbe alVair,is  , that Ro-tniastoi Calhoun, \\ ho was. in  bis oflice, Mum id sou cone ^walking  iTi'ound.in tlt2 liont iiaitot ollice and  .then go out and chop, something,ir  'the outei box, whiih in the moininij  proved tobcMi   Jbngan's watch.  RAIL AND STEAMER.   ���������  Stoves, Ranges  and Heaters,.  Sizes 7, ,8.-H  Stoves.and' Ranges   for .Wood-or 'Coal in  <' rc ���������       r9>   'O,  at from  $15.00 up.   '  ^   ��������� '-,.  ���������.   ;/S.;KATES    '  g hxti-a values iii'Skatesand larl-c variety to choose from. Jb  /"' ;."'"' "'':' HARNESS   ,    ,' '���������' *  Te.tni Jlaimv-s foi I.umbeiing, Fain, and Dray Work.'   Single llarn  ,     for K\pie-s,and-I)rivi.ig, lloi'?e 'Blanket-, Whips,������eic  ^ r ' .1.  White and Granite  Enamel Ware., Crockery and Glass-''^  ware. , Full'stock of >Groceries.at  BOURNE. BROS;  Headquarters-for Groceries     '  Stoves, Hardware/Harness, ,etc. "  q-ooo o<^o<K>-a-CH>a<>-b-o <m><>ok>o-o-o-6--p -  )nes i  Leave your' order for EasterDress  ���������_   0   Satisfaction.Guaranteed. ��������� ' ^  Perfection  in the manufacture of hioh-class  cake and biscuits has been reached  by   Js������   .  Huntley   and  'Palmer,    manufacturers   of  biscuits and delicacies by special warrant to  Kino- Edward VII and the Roval   Familv."  No   Finer   Confectionery  For luncheon or afternoon teas. We have  them in all the newer makes : Maicre de  hotel, President Wafers, Dinner, Navarre,  Coronation. ' Philippine, 'Ratafias,1 Albert,  Cambridge Wafers, Shortbread, De Jeuner,'  -Osborne,   Monarch,  Arctic Wafers.  New Delicacies  Waldorf Chop Pickles, Walnut Catsup, Hcintz India  Relsh, Oueen Olives,, Dttrkees' Salad Dressine, S. W.  Asparagus,  French  Peas, Canned Sugar Beets.  Crosse & BlaekwelFs Jams and Jellies  Long's  California  Preserves  Labor Importation Ordinance.  London, M.iieh \i���������Colonial Sec-  lotai} J.v ttleton.has tclo-riaphed Loid  Miincr. the Mntis'i btgli commissioner  in South Amen. -a\ ing King Edwaid  will not disallow the Asiatic la'"0i  impott.ition oidiiance. ITeadds that  the oidin nice cannot be btought into  opciation lor the pic=ent. ,  The Canadian Pacilic authorities  h.ue dcuidfd to build neatly 4.00 m'les  i.'t tail way ir. the North 'West 'during  the comnii; summci.  C. Cl.ukc succeeds J. Grahmn as  fieight clerk nt' Revelstoke station.  " 'J he two daily trains to be put on  June 1.3th, will, lie known as the  Pacific express, which t:ike=! the place  of No. I and the finperial Limited.   .  Owing- to .1 washout ,.at Lytton  Tuosd.i} '- No 2 was del tjetl I(> liouis  itnd fiom S.ilauday lo 'Nlondny Xo. 1  was from 12 to 22 houii late by slides  111 the mountains  I I'lte mac-hinei v for the SO ft steamer  10 he placed by the IL.tibor Lumber  Company on the Xoilh Aim has been  shipped, and the new boat will pio-  bahly be 1 uniting in '.May This  mipi..\ed accomm id.ition will be  welcomed by tia\ulluts between Aim  points  1 Bi'akeman Uo\e. who wns injuicd  in the wieck at the Ijtsj Hill, has  tecoveied mil letuu.ed to Fit Id   -  Conductoi Lvn.is has {iiitebased a  house .1 Field and is1 mowng bis  family theie. Ho will woik on the  big lull  Tlie 0 P. 11 h.ue decided to giant  one concession to Revel-.toke and that  is to esttblish a freight cle'tk's ollice at  the height shed  Kd. Gnu let, who lor sonic years past  ��������� ha- been Ihe agent ol llio C. P. ll. at  K'amloops ha- accepted the position  01 agent at New We-lmin-ter. Mr.  Goulet by' hi- genial and iieeonuno-  d.iting mminei  in   his oflici.il position  New Prints,-New Zephyrs, Nevv'Mj.islins,  'New Sheetings,   Pillow- Cotcon,;Ne\v'-Table;l:inen'  "and Napkins,( Lacc������Curtains' and Portiers,  Rain Coats botlr in' three-quarter and full len"t'ih.'<*  VBlpuses, j'n^Whitc^and Colored,'from 75c. up.  ".,1   ������������������;'  n's  iiits  aiers  An immediate cine for  Headache & Neuralgia  Ptepaied and Sold only by  WALTER BEWS, Phm. B.  Drug-gist and Stationer, -  *.. 1     ''    *  r' :   -   .   ���������   --^1    1  Mail oider* promptlj Hlliil;      < .Next Hume'"!.  l're^cnptioii-. Di-pon-cd.  Nwear  From $6.00 up,  Odd  Pants, Vests,  Spring Overcoats, and  .Waterproof Coats.  Boys' Suits both in Nickers and Lone Pants.    .  Boys' Odd Tweed. Pants-50c. per pair. "  Men's and  Hoys' Colored and White Shirts, new and  latest'stvles.  Men's Ties, 30 dozen new goods just opened.  Agent- for Ladies Kmpie-- ^li-ics  and Buttiiick I'.uienr.  6<><K><>o<><>p<>-<><>o-ct<>o<>-c^  ������ -arriving every day. 'Our Stock of Pants and  M   Ready Made Clothing is Complete.   Try our  has made himself very popular and  will be much tni-ietl. By the intere-t  he has taken in public iiflaiis,espeeinl-  ly in reference to -chool mnttuii he  lias been ()f mucb w-ei vice to tlie city.  Wo wis]) ]iim e\ety luck in bis new  po-ition.���������titand.ud.  They are fitters.   We have a full range of Hats   f ,  suitable for spring trade, also a full range of   ^  ALL LINES of MEN'S WEAR'|  We would like you to see before buying else-   Q  where. . S  GROCERIES  Our Business is increasing every day. Our  stock. of Crosse and Blackwell's Goods is  complete in all lines and prices away down.  (live our man ,\n oidet and you will h > convinced of <|iiulity and  price.    Mail ordeis attended to piomptly.  MAGDONALD.& MONTEITH ' 1 ,  THE.KOOTENAY MAIL.  VLADIVOSTOCK BOMBARDED.  ' i      ' i , ���������       ' '    ' ��������� t  . < "   .'Japanese Movements Surrounded by,.Mystery���������British'Govern-  --   '   ment'Into Russian Declaration Re Contraband of  ,\       War���������Coreans Attack  Russian^  '<" '>;,      '' ''"   \ ' >     i 'Soldiers. ", i' ���������'     ^  ���������f   '  <f <  - '  ������������������������������  .'    i  Moiilieal, .March   5:���������A    despatch  '   , i front' St. Petersbii'rglsays tho deal th c 'f  -    a war "news   from    the   front dots not,  occasion sin prise  there, 'as < the Kus-  )bui;.s are pioceediu'g/deliberately with  tliei' plans.   ' Spiious" land operations,  lire   not   being   expecteil   for several  '.weeks.      Minor   cdl'ision's,    however,  nin.y, occur   at .any    time fin   north'  ,(' Korea.' "., , , >'  <<    A'report  6f^ Major Gen. Pflug, chief  of stall' of Viceroy AlexktV,   that 'the  / stacks of a .Japanese ciuiscr sunk near  -   Chemulpo has been seen  co*nlirms'fthe  i     theory entertained   from'the,first that  the ' Japanese  /ui'.Q,' following    their  Inn! itionnl policv  of "concealing tliei.'  -losses.  _ ;        * j,.   '_',/.    ,  1  ',   A IS'ew' Y'erk ITerald  despatch from  <    Tiensiii says there has been thrce'da'ys  ' r bom bard ment  of-Port Artbui by the  ^Japanese. < ,  -"'   A ca bio' tOj the 'New'' York World,  ' front' Si!  Petetsburg.   s;iy.>   that* the  '���������  C^ill'T' v^onditign'   i* _   causing^ giavo  .- "anxiety/ a>'iC\ i>jearrtUtt.tU lii_s liiind  '' ������iayr'giveaway*/r _iH\, Upbraid-, ^thc  MiiinisteiV'finceaslngly.    T,he 'Czarina'  '   -practicallylrcinains.jin  her ownjipart-  ������ "'incuts, going^ front' one  paroxysm   ok  [      grief into  another,    tihe' has, hec'ome  .' oppressed ivith the* com ioUonJ-hat all  " ^otKussi.'tJs calamities-are  due-to-b'cr  ��������� 4n'tcre-ted; abandonment of "the"' Pro-  "testant faith In older  that/slte might  be miinied ro'the.Oar.    She   is   morbid, t' ;        ' ' i   '     i    ' t  * "   The  reports of a   breakdown of the  ' trans-Sibeti.tif line are-denied,.  , ,'  A   liaval'^expei't,' wiiting"-to ��������� tlie  '  Novisti. St. 'J'eteisburgl "predicts that  , Ivore.l ui'U pro"e "ir'iitoiisetrap^ tothe  ' Japanese, addiitg that "n'o'f one of the  ' yellow Napoleons will set-out alive."  'St" Louis. Mo., Match ,5.���������Accord-;  ing to'P.^M. "'MatlieetV, 'Bulgaria'tv  'Jcomniissioner-gener,.l .to the-Worlds  ," Fair,,the people'_"of, Bulgaria know tlie  ��������� C'/.ar, is .pursuing ,the same policy(in  tV.'c Oricnt'that lie is   putsuing iu the  Balkans,"and tbat'Kussia  is -trying to  ^\Jabsorb   the   territory    of'  a   weaker  T'~, nation. '"Japanese  victories.,,he says,  - "'arc received ejc*ultan_tJyat'^SpJia._il' ^  -(" ,., Vlaclivdsiock. Maich (I.���������Tins --place  Iwas  attacked   by a, Japanese fleet'of  Jive battleship's and twoetuisei? today.  1 Tbe liring wa? all done at long  range',  about live mile- and a * half,  but little  riajnage   was- done        Many  of   tbe  'Japanese shells failed to explode.   The  Kitssian forts did not   tetiirn   the lite.  The attack  was  appatcnlly   made fori  the   puipose    of     ascertaining     the'  '   location    of   rite   forts  and al-o if tbe  liits-ian fleet was in the'barbor.  .London,     March    5.���������The     foieign  . ollice icgurds-   tbe ^ook  just ended������a������  with tbe idea of  ending, the, war' arc  quite baseless.     ' ,    i���������     ,  Sto'ckholm.���������The Nya Dagliel ��������� Al-  lehanda say's that/Russia is hurriedly  strengthening' 'the Sveahorg' fortress,  which adjoins HoNingforSj Finland.  All the. wooden buildings in.'the  .vicinity have been ' pulled' down td  lessen'(be'dan'ger of  tiie  in the event  > t  r ' r    - ' '  of a bombardment. ���������') ' *   ' i  '''St. Petersburg.���������Although almost  four ' weeks/'haveA elapsed, since the  Japanese lirst attacked Port Arthur,  here the war is' considered hardly 'to  have begun. Heavy 'land lighting,  upon (which the? fate of .thes campaign "depends, (is not expected  much '.before'' the ' end of ��������� Apri  By"this time Russia will have'in the  Held, exclusive' of tfie large army requited' toJEiiard tho railroads,, four  army corps, ceach - with a cavalry  division and an artillery Jirigude. Al  happenings until oithesei are,'in the  lJiQld aic'cp.usideic'd, merely.'.i prologu  hy't'he Russians. <       ^     '      ''*  f Mont real,'/March- 7.'��������� A ^'despatch  from St/Peteftburg.nins afVernoou  'Lays that^jilthdiigh, the rprcvailiifg-  opinion in'military circles'continues  t'o'be that "the bombardmeut'of Vladj-  ,\dstook Sunday r'was 'for the puipose"  of.locatiiig" the'.guns-of the Russian,  batteries and to ascertain whether the  Russian squadfon (\\as in Pot t, some  shtewll observers believed it indicates  a" move   by   land   at.d 'sea against t he  city. '     " . ">       {- .-     '  !,,L Otttbide oL the killing  ofn  woman  and the injuring of live sailors a Vlatli  vos'tock' despatch   s.fj's 'the 'b ���������ni.bard-  inent  bv   the  Japanese .lleet  did   no  material damage.   ,   f"_     "!  London,-"March 7.���������Premier . Tial-  four, in.thc House of Commons tocbiy,  Wiid the British (.,ovt..consideied .that  Russians clqolafation lhat she pioposcd  to treat coal 'tis contraband of \vai���������was  of the greatest in-portanccin view ol  'the fact-tl'iat the RussiauVplqnilioten-  tiary to the West 'Afiican, conference  held at Berlin in ISS-l declaied liussia  would neverjiecopt, ,an ,. interpretation  that' coal should'������'bo''con.sidcted by  Jntornaiiotur-lii\\- 'TiYconir.iliaifd "of  war., lie said the Briti-h government  would take step.- to obtain more pie-  cise infoi-mtition regaiding the matter  A ricoul (Core.i) despatch .-ay-  Corea n soldiers, attacked Russian  soldioi.s who were committing all  mannerof exces.-es'. maltreating native,  women and perpertiating robbery on  every opportunity in tlie vicinity of  Anju. and killed thirty of them Ia.-t  Friday.     < '   l  No change is reported in t'hesituation at Port Arthur.  ./Autlier/Jc i'l'l'.'^"'  ' ^Kere. is f ��������� only' "oiie \ ���������,  - Sla-ter-Sli'oe.'.'''���������''It ���������&'','  . j'  *< ^i^,      ���������     ,   '  n     '      , ������     '      "> >'-w ' ,i '  ''������  see''  woraSo  a i 7  'f Tlie". Slater,.'Sh'oe,'?;  ���������ai'slate1, frame.  ���������Mo  oilier slice\t33r any ;J19jWlQ >' ���������/'  ^ \ * * . i'        *  x ���������"'""'" "' " 1 ' b >     "ilA   ,������        -   ,    / '  mmE  ~ For, "WptpLtsp.} "^_ >':. -nt \   " ,  Ao-cnts at Grand Foi'ks^Hunter,'Kendrick, Co..,.Camborne "Agents, B.;E/Drew &'Co.  ;y-  Victoria.'B.  C.   Mareli   7.���������Cypher  ���������uuie 111 whiclt much has been done  to Idc-patchf-'  rivetvtd   bv    the    naval  guautntoe   the-J������continued    peace   of rtuthoriti^-   :u  lEsquimalt   older the  JSnrope.       Tho   As-uciated    ]ne���������   is j,r������rui-er*   Graffou   and    Bnnavuunru.  autlidriyed   to    -ay.    hov.'ewi.    that (now   in   central , or fc. >u th American  rumoi������cli.it Piattce.  Great, Britain or] water--, to   nroced   t'������   F.-qnimalt at. .. L  any other power i= eontcnplating In-1 full -pewL    The o.d-r i- r, anW \\^ [ handling and skating which surprised  tervention or  che taking of any-tep5'as sigiiittoant. i ,     *���������  LadiesatPlay'a'Draw.Game of  ,7  ,"   ;  * Two Goals. ���������*-  r*"   \  \     ' '*- '      ",    .' V    "'i    .  On Monday evening the citizens of  Revelstoke ''were"_for the first' time  attended'the .opportunity of witnessing  a ladtps hocV-ey,, match. .��������� 'The., game  >was between' local sevens cap'ained by,  Miss Sawyer and "'Nurse ^Bliss .reT  s'pectlvely and lined upas 'ollows(: y '  ^ jiiss SAwynu,^ ^^'-'xhksi: nuss^  Miss Jollifi'o.!. .'i ...*.'. Miss N.',I>unne,  ���������     Point.       '  Mrs. Edwards ..'. .Miss II. Dunne  Cover Point -������   '   -  Miss AtcRae  .Miss Coleman  * ,       Rover    -  Miss M. Buck .' Nurse Bliss  vr Lett Wing   ^   ,   '  Miss Corley "...   . Miss Pettipiecc  < .Right Wing  Miss Calder .., ..\ . Miss Spurling  1    ,'     Centre     *  Miss Sawyer.. .��������� ,.Miss McPhadden  'Referee. W. Baiber.  t s ���������;  Though   the  ice  was  in   very poor  conditi-'ti   owing- to the,   tb'aw,    tbe  "girls"  entered   the contest   with all  enerirv and srave an exhibition of stick  leaving the game a draw of two goals  each.    .., -  ���������s A. noticeable' feature aof the game,  was'that'.thoughthb ^ referee^ .whistle  blew quite often and the puck* was  placed- for the foi wards on a point of  ."off side," be did not clcein it necessary  rto give itnVof the ladies' a- breathing  spell by. placing" themrion" the fence,  and his decisions 'were received with  out the'least dissension!  ��������� $  W. A.   GALLiHERili:���������*.  many of the spectators, who for - some  time past had beards a great, .leal of  dissension from 'many of the oiti/.ens  on the point of young ladies indulging in such recreation, t To make tbe  match   more   interesting   the   teams  .id   tb.it! ,verP obo-en with a view to giving the  ; he  would   tteutmiifnd   tiffin to drop  resent.     It w:is oi more im--  ( 1 portan<n* to  .the eiiy   at.d   district to  4 J have the river inipio\ed sij  as to Ofe.'t  Will Help the" Lumber Industry jUlJ the ������P,������r coimtr... m,u  ,  Determined  to  Have Co-'"onUi 1,n(>:V*',n <Jvppl)ri,lur'-f'f',bfjy{ !'s,t!e'i p<l'',li li"l,t:' ^v '1.,,'cing on thc  -Sr'JO.OOf)   be 'dul    not tfc-i 1 justilif-d in j one the  lot ward     line ^oi    tho   team  lumbia    River     improvement;,,.kjngo -un.   nK)1���������   fur   tllj<l p)iui,.���������|!ir| which   visited. Rossland.- while,    the  ! portion of.bi- cotittuue.icy iii  justiec  tit-fencer protected   tbe   goal   of   the  I to the remainder.  JV. A. Ci.tlliber. M. P., who  came in ' >  front the south  last wink  (,n   hi-w..n '' Thf'   ���������',erti������S     "������"-(I     tUt     >ir  to Ottaw.i. was met by th-pntatio,,,   of j Calliber w,, right   ^  the mayor  and   aldertnen   and liberal j     Mr, (.allilier ������ifid he iritf-nded d(>inj  Done.  association.      The  former urged that ��������� what he could '.<< h>ne lb" >,iiii(.  t.tritf  opponent-.i Play was for'20 minutes  each way. It u'.i? not until after  seM-ra) ni'tnutes Ji ird play, during  which many attacks were made on  either goals, that Mi������s Buck, after a  -(���������ntniiia'.'e in front.of goal. landed tbe  the dominion government take step* | put on rousili lumber coming in'tn I puck w itbin tbe net, making the lirst  to straighten the ebanm I south of the , C.u aria from the St.itee as w-is put on t goal, -ind was If udly applauded. Play  railway bridge at ,Ue\eN((.ke before , ,ueh kiinber going into tbe State- h\ i������ piompi'y resumed nti'l thc score  the change in tbr river blocks n.iviH fr0m f'.inad.i. He was sati-fied 'h:- J v Is ?oo:i eieiufijiy a goal xhot from  gation, and Mr  Gallilier undertook ti. ((;r,ur������e w.i, nere,s>'ary in   tbe   interests  >f]������ IVttipicee, leaving  tbe .���������'core   1-1  when she whistle blew at half time.  have the matter ptoperly  repietented.. of   the   lumber   industry   of   Brifi-h  With   the   liberal   association  Mr.' Columbia   tnd   he  would   tight nil Ik-  Galliber  d^eus-cd   the  requirements j could for it.  of the district. He said be proposed \ Otic gentletnai: said tbe local pri^e  to ask for sufficient grants to im- for lumber had been rai=ed and it was  piove   the   river   at    Arrowhead,   at  Revelstoke, tbe upper river, and a  grant of say $'1000 11 mile for n tram-  nay at Death Kapids to connect transportation with Canoe river, and so  open up the whole of tbe upper  river to thc most northern limit of the  Big Bend.  Asked as to thc prospect of a public  building at Revelstoke for post ollice  and custom bouse,  Mr.  Galliber; said  too high.  Mr Galliber aaid it was better to  pay higher prices and have tbe lumber industry and their district prosperous, than to kill tbe lumber  business!, which wna their only industry, in'order that they might have  cheap lumber in their local market.  He had no sympathy with any such  complaint and 'considered it short  sighted policy on their part,  The second half was equally if not  more exciting and for over ten  minutes tbe goals at either end were,  repeatedly attacked but without  success until Miss Corley broke tbe  spell by scoring. Tbe npectatora at  this 3tage tiere greatly enthused, and  many expressions of hope for an even  score were heard. Without delay thc  puck was placed for another face-ofV  nnd in 'i very .short time the wish of  tbe spectators was assured for when  all were expecting to hear any  moment the call of "time" another  goal   was   scored.'by  Miss Pettipiecc  ROYAL INSURANCE COMPANY  -1  -C;        ' -^ s*     y ������������������"      -  JMcssi's.'Lewis^Bros./agents "for  the  RoyaP'Insurance  Company,-have received "thc^ .following  letter^ fiom thc  head oflice;���������' '" ' \t  ' Montreali-22nd Feby., 1001.  To the Agents of the "Royal. "' ," ������-  1 Dear Sirs.���������You" will doubtless be  interested in1 learning how our company has fared in the conflagration at  Baltimore, and 1 am pleased to be  able to state that assuming every  policy we have within the burned area  to be an absolute total loss, our net  'liability does not exceed one million  dollars. , ��������� '  I need scarcely say that a1,loss of  this calibre is not of serious moment  tothe immense resources of the Royal,  and our claims aie being adjusted and  paid as rapidly as the adjusters can  overtake the work. In addition, our  directors Jiavc cabled authorizing^ a  subscription of $10,000 lo a relief fund  for tbe poorer sulVerei's should it be  found necessary.   *  1 think this would be a suitable  time to impress upon your clients the  enormous advantage, of being insured  in a' company like, tbe, Royal, whose  policies furnish ''absolute security  tinder any or till ciicuinstances. Many  of tbe Baltimore Mitl'oi'er.s who'were  insuicd in small conipanicMiuc now  irreti'ie\ably ruined, as some of these  companies cannot begin to meet their  obligations and up to date four of  them have gone' under ..and can only  pay a few cents on the dollar to their  unfoilunatf clienls. Doubtless ol hoi's  will find themselves obliged lo close  their doors later on.  Tlio,losnon of the whole incident is  lhat while the dilVorcnce in cost between 11 policy in the "Royal" and,one  in ti "cheap" company may he 11 few  cent" or dollars to begin with, il may  mean Hafety and solvency as compared  with ruin in tbe day of ti in 1.  Yours truly,  Gi:o. Si.Mi-.sox, 1  Manager.  BANKING.  I.. O. Appleton, tellerin the Toronto  branch of the Molsons Bank, committed suicide in the corridor of the  bend office during nit ititerv'ew  with tbe officers for tlie purpose of  explaining his accounts.  ������URvHOLiDAYLv  1      ;-NilMBER  1. <\ '.' "*-JL-"  >"' "    '   '    -  Distributed > lii^ England'   by  '. 'v C .Agent-General./', v.  ^Oflice of thc'Agent-Clencial for'" ���������  , v-     ^'British Columbia.. -.���������' for   ���������  .Salisbury House, [,-"  <"    '','   >t Pinsbury Ciicus,E. C. x  >,."t \'T London,' 17th February", inO-1*  Edward A.' ljnggcn, Esq.',"-"7-. ; \'\\  ''j[, Jlttna'gc'11 lvoo'tcnttyi_Mail Publish-1  ! <������������������ 'ing Co'y.:' *- ��������� ',;' *; >' '/'  , -   Revelstoke, ll.'C  '<    "   .   ',  Dear Sir,���������OnHichalf of Mr. J. IT.'  Turner, who is unfortunately .confined.  to his house with a severe attack of  sciatica. I beg to thank you for a supply' of the very 'excellent Holiday  Number of the "Kootenay Mail.',! A  good number of those have already  been distributed^ through various  sources in the United Kingdom.  Any publications dealing specially  with your district will always be gratefully accepted for distribution by this  ollice.  I am, dearW,  Yours faithfully.  x z \l. AT Turxi.k.  [TlTiptletter'~i'cfcrs 16 (be copies of  our holiday number supplied by the  cit.v<to (he agcnt-gcncial's ollice.1       ,  ' Is Your Breath Bad ?  Bad breath is one of the early symptoms of catarrh which should be  checked atoncc ' and'not allowed to  run into consumption. The purest  cure is fragrant healing Catarrhozot'ie  which cures catarrh by lemoving its  cause. No case is loo chronic,���������even  the most stubborn yield in a short  time to tbe balsamic vapor of Catar-  rhozone. 'It makes cures (hat last,  for once cured by Catarrho/one you  stay cured. Catarrhozdne is pleasant,  convenient and safe lo use, relieves almost instantly and is guaranteed to  cure every type of catarrh, bronchitis  and asthma.. Use only catarrhoi'.one,  complete outfit ifl.OO : sample.si/c 25c.  '/  1  /  Speaking "of Mr:" Walter McRaye,  who appears with Miss Pauline .Johnson iu the opera bouse, Tuesday, Ifith,  I lie London Free Press says: "Outlined against the wild picturesquene.ss  of this Mohawk girl rendering the  legends, woes and romances of her  own people, is the work of her fellow  artist, Mr. Walter McRaye. This  talented young Canadian's rare sense  of humor and satire has placed him in  the foremost ranks of entertainers today. In depicting the quaint,  humorous character of the French-  Canadian, he.stands unrivalled,having  won his way, step by step into an enviable popularity through his polished  and unhackneyed delineation af the  habitant of historic Quebec."  ���������?:Kfl'IM'ga lErtagEEBl tEEEEHZM:.,  Synopsis of Regulations, for Disposal ot"  ' Minerals on Dominion Lands In Manitoba, the Northwest "Territories and'  tho Yukon Territory.    ������    /    ���������>'   '     1 j  ,  Coal.���������Coal lands may be purchased' at   f  (10 per, acre for soft coal and $20 for anthracite.    Not more than 320 acres .can.        >i  be acquired, by  one,(individual  or com-,        1  'pany.   Royalty at the rate of ten. cents.   , 1  per ton of 2,000 pounds shall be collected ,1  on the frross���������output. - ~ ~r,      r,,���������        *>j  ,Quartz.���������Persons of eighteen years and-'  ���������    ,  over and joint stock companies holding  free miner's certificates may obtain entry;  for a"miniiiEr. location.     , , >  ,-     V,  A free miner's certificate Is granted for,        '  one or mote years,"not exceeding five,'up-    ,. >   ,  on payment < In advance of ?7.00 per an-        < >  num 'for, an  individual,  and from6fSO  to>-        '  $100 per annum for a company, recording, _  to capital.        1 ,    ,      ,    ,    1 <    ,  A free miner having discovered mineral  In place, limy locate a claim 1500x1500 feet.  b> marking out the same with two legal '      '  pusls,   bearing  location" notices,   one  nt  qfich end on the lino of the.lodo or vein.  The claim shall bo recorded .within llf-    .   '"7  teen'days If located within ten'mlles of'a    " . "  mining'recorder's  oflice,   one'additional  clay   allowed   for   every ' additional   ten   ,,  miles' or fraction..-. Tito ,fee for recording   ������>  a claim Is $3. ��������� , "    ,  i������At least ������100 must he expended on tho  claim each.year or paid to the mining re-    i'  corder in llou tlioieof. \Vlien4500 has been     , '. '  expended or paid, tho locator may, upon-  having a survey ntude.-.and upon comply-     *  intf  with  other, requliements, "purchase    >!,  the,land.at $1.00 an acre.  Pet mission may be gt anted by.the Mln-   ivl   1  Ister of  the  Interior, to    locate " claims _^,    ���������  containing Iron and mica, also copper, in.' ,',  the Yukon Territ6ry, of an area not ex-     5 .'"t  ��������� cecding lt'O'acres. - / . ' " ' '���������"���������  11 The patent for a'mining location shall -_ ,Ij  provide for tho payment of royalty on tho       ,t  "sales not exceeding live per cent.     '    ,.       .���������, [.  Placer Mining, Manitoba and tho N.W..    ,.  <T.,    excepting    the-. Yukon    Territory.���������   SlA  Placer  mining  claims  generally'ate  loot-      1  ^feet. square;* entry', fee,    $5,,renewable ,V'.;..  yearly.'!   On    tho    North  .Saskatchewan]^  River clain),- for either bar or bench, the-_   7  formor being 100 feet long and extending .   ,  between, high* and "low wn ten-mark.   Tho     ������<^  latter includes .bar diggings, but.extondsf-i ��������� p </  back to the base of the hill or bank, but     ]  not exceeding -1,000  feet.    Where  steam    >';r  power is used,'claim's 200 feet wide may r> >/������  c  be'obtained.    "1      '        \,    ���������' ,    '-''   (i   w,;l  1   Dredging  in   the  rivers   of  Manitoba!  '    j.-  and tho N.  '\V.-,T.,jexc,eptingithe Yukon_'���������!������������������������������������������.  Territory.���������A ffee miner may obtainTonly  ~ i'T  two leases of fiye" miles each for,a term ft -V   ,  'of twenty years, renewable in'the discre-     <!'   ,,  tion  of the .Minister of the Interior/  .       ''.'  ,  The lessee's,tight is confined to the sub-   -J.'  merged beds or bars of ,the river below"1,.,  low water'mat-k, and subject to tho rights     1'1  of'all persons whodiave, orvwho may re-,-', jj  eelve  entiles for'bar  diggings  or  bencta>i_, .,<<.-- ,'  claims,   except   on  _ the     Saskatchewan      *",   v,  'River,xwhere; the lessee may, dtedge to-     '-'<'  '  high water imark on'each alternate lease-}    ' >f  hold. -,   -   "- *      ��������� " ~,   - >">   ' 1  ��������� - The "lessee shall have a dredge in oper- <  ation within one season from tho date, of" ", .  the lease tor each'live miles, but'where \ *-  acperson or company has obtained moro _ ^J _  than one'lease. one dredge for each lit- -1 1  teen . miles otv fraction "is -'sulllcient.. _.s>- ��������� *  Rental, $10 per annum* for each''.mile of   1 5-'  .river leased. ''Royalty aUtho rate of .two-  '   }i  'and a half per cent collected on the out- ' -* *   fi  put allor it exceeds $10,000. J,    t    -   -,~ 'fi-    ,  'Dredging in  the. Yukon  Territory.���������SiX-^   -".,  leases of live miles each* may be granted ,   ���������'     a'  -to a' fteo 'miner-for -a  term1'of "twenty     .\< t-  years, also renewable.,.     .      , -,-,   ,   ^ > >>-,- j.      ;  f 'The   lessee's   right -is" confined .to ,'the������ - v'',"~'  submetged bed or .bats  in  tlie  river  be-!< * m.  1 low   low  water  mark,   that j boundary  to> ������  jr*  '  bo fixed by its position on tne 1st day,of,,   i.  August  in  the  year of  the  date  of  tho,   ���������[   ,  lease, i*    \   , -.\ .* *>. vt.       4      - {'it u  cThe lessee shall have one dredge In op- - -J'   i  eration  within  two  years* lrum  the  dato     7 *;������    ���������  of. the. leasee and , one- dredge  for -eachi   . s ' }.;\  live   ralles^ wtthln^six^ yearst. fi onu such ~.     .  date.    Rental, $11)0 per mile-for the, lirst <���������",    ,  year,   iind  J.1U   per  mile, for  each  subse-     .  '    (~  quent year. Royalty, samo as placer mining,    v,." , ,'      ' -?      '    > A   ,     ;l  i Placer Mining in the  Yukon  Territory.        ���������' ,  ���������Creek, river',gulch and hill claims shall  mot exceed 25U feet In length,    measuied' > " _  on  the  base line or general  diiection of      \   ,  the cieek or gulch,,the width being from.    ,  1,000 to 2,000 leet. All other, placer claims   , >.  shall'be 200 leoi squaio.                1  Claims are marked by two legal posts,      ���������>  one at each end, beating noticea.   Entry  must be obtained within ten days," if the  claim is  within  ton  miles.of mining re- f    >     1 ���������  corder's  ollice.    One  extra   day  allowed      "  for each additional ten miles or fraction.',   *  Tlie porc>un 01 company staking a claim.        >���������     '  must hold'a lice minei's ceitiltLate. '\  The dtsi-oveter of u now mine Is entitled    . ,  to a claim of 1,000 leet In length)- and iE  the parly consists ol two, 1.3UU leet altogether, on the output of which no royalty   ��������� '.  shall  be  charged,   tho lest of  the patty      J,   ���������,.  ordinary claims only. . ���������    r     '  ' Jiniry tee, $10. - Royalty at the rate of  '  two and one-half per cent on  the valuo-      ,'  ot the gold shipped tioin tho Yukon Tor-      1 '  ritory  to bo paid  to the Cumpti oiler. ,  v  No ftoo miner-shall teceive a grant of  moie than one mining claim on each sep-  ietate liver, cieek or gulch, but thb same  minor  may  hold any 'number  of  claims    ' '.  ,by purchase, and tree miners may wotk'-      ~  their   claimsv In    partnership cby    liling  notice and paying lee ot .W.   A claim may       ��������������� -1  be abandoned,  and another oblaiued  on      ' -il  tho same cieek, gulch or river, -by giving      '      -Nl  notice and paying a lee. -" v_  ' Work must bo done oik a claim each  year to the value of at least $200.  - A certillcate that work has been done  must be obtained each year; il not, the  claim shall be deemed to be abandoned^  and open to occupation and entiy by a.  free miner. .  The boundaries of a'claim'may be defined absolutely by having, a suivoy  made and publishing notn.es In the 1'ukon.  Ol'liclal  (Juzolto.,    ,  'Hydraulic Mining, Yukon Teniiorv.���������  Locations suitable tor hydraulic mining,  having a frontage ol liom one Lo live  miles, and a ilepih 01 one mile or'more,  may bo leased tor twenty j ears, pi ovldetl  the ground has been prospecied by the  .applicant or his agent; is lound to be unsuitable for placer mining; and does not  Include within ils boundaries any mining,  claims alteady granted. A rental of $15u-  for each mile ol. frontage, and loyalty at  the lale of two and one-half per cent on  tho value of the gold shipped fiom tlie  Tori I toi y are ehojged. Opetations must  bo commenced wiinin one jear from the  date of lhe lease, and not less than $5,00*  must be expended aniiutilb. The lease  excludes all base metals, quail?, and coal,  and piovldes lor the withdrawal ui unop-  eniled laud for agricultural or building  purposes. *  Petroleum.���������All unappioprlated Dominion, ljunda iii-Miiiilloua, the Not lb-west  Territories and within the Yukon Territory are open to piospoc-llng lor petroleum, and the minister may leserve for  an Individual or company having machinery on the land to be ptospected,  an area of Wo acres. Should the prospector discover oil in paying quantities,  and satlslactorlly establish such discov-'  ery, an area not exceeding 010 acres, Including the oil well and such other land-  as may be determined, will be sold tothe discoverer at the rate of $1.00 an  .acre, subject to royalty at such rate as-  may be specified by order-In-council.  1 Department .of the Interior, Ottawa,  Sept., 1903.  JAMES A. SMART  Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.  I  t.  The Muster Mechanic s Pure Tur Soap li -.nl*  and softens the Hkin, while promptly dooming-  it of grease, oil, runt, etc. Invaluable for mechanics, farmers, scnrfumeit. Kroc sample onr  receipt of 2c. for postiiKo. Albert Toilet Soap������  Co., manufacturers, Montreal 4  ������"  THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  V  i"<  h  ���������<  rfHr-i'-'t'-'-H--^  NOTICE.  NOTICE i������ hereby given th,tt thirty days a'fter  *" d.ite I intend to applj to the Chief Comini-  siouer of Lands and Worl= for a special liccnte  to cut andean-} away timber Tram the follow nip  described lands situate about twelve and a half  miles- from the mouth of Half Wdj Creek, Upper  AriowLake, II. C.  Timber claim commencing nt Xo. 1 post,  runiuni; about twelve and a half miles more or  less from flic moufh of Half Way Creek, thence  ue-l SO ihaius. thence north SO chain'-, thence  east SO chains, thence south 80 chains to place  of commencement ' , '  Dated this 21th day of November. A.D.. 1P03    '  ,   c j Mcpherson. '  I FOR the FAMILY  1 LIKENESS-  By MARTHA M'ttJliOCH-WlUJAVi'  NOTICE.  1     ���������..-,���������  '''      <���������  r  '   < ESTABLISHED  ��������� i ..   -   1894 ���������  1               Or  '                   '                                  '  i       i  -"���������'���������' '������������������-���������'���������' ��������� T1ta'::';  ���������  t  *  ��������� ��������� 11IC ��������� ���������  r  V  *             *          ���������         ��������� f                  *         '   '  '    _  <     r  ' '     ' '   * ,  '  Subscription, $2.00 Per Year'  'Published Weekly on Saturday by  TheKootenay Mail Publishing Co., Ltd.  Dealers in  Printing and Wrapping-Papers  and/Paper Bags  .Loose Leaf "'Account and  Duplicate  Counter Check Systems  ' Agents for Tengwell and Ppalla  Patented  Loose Leaf Files,  Ledgers and  Billing Systems  Phone No. 13  P. 0. Box No. 70  &   if.   &   ttL   &   if.   ii.   it.   if   n.   ih   if   .*   ti.   it.   if.   it.   n.   jj.   it.   11.   it.   a.   iy   ->   .>    ';  VyOTICE [-, hereby kiicd that thirty dajsafter  1\ date I intend to applj to the Chief Commissioner of Lands and Work? for a special,  license to cut and carry imny limber from the  foi Ion inr; described lauds situate about fourteen  and one eighth miles more or lc-s from the  mouth of Half Wa> Creek, Upper Arrow Lake,  B. C. '  Timber claim commencing at po-t marked  " No. 1 Po-t," about fourteen and one cicliih  miles inoro or le��������������� from the mouth of Half-Waj  Creek, llicti-'O 40 chains north, thence ll>0 chain-,  oast, thence 10 chains south, thence UK) chains  west to place of commencement. ,  Dated this 21th day of Noiember. A D . IfKK  ��������� '���������    '���������' F. 'DORHS.  1  i  *  . Co),i/rt(//t(, ISOi, by T. C. McCluic  ������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^  NOTICE.  NOTICE is herr-by (then that thirtv dajs after  x" date I intend to applj to thc Chief Commissioner of Lauds and Works for a special licence  to cur and carri away timber from tlie follou mil-  described lands situate about ei),-ht (SI inile-  rrom the monlli of Half Way Creek, Upper  Arrow Lakes I! ('.       ���������>     .       ,  .Timber- claim commeiieini: at post marked  "T. H. No. 1 Post'," about eicht milos mole or  less from the mouth of Half Wnv Creek, rhencc  east'S'l chains, thence south-SO chains, thence  west 80 chains, thence north SO chains to place  of commencement .i  ,  Dated this 21th day of November, A D.. 1SKW.  t A   R. STEWART  NOTICE.  ]\JOTI0i: is hereby mvoii that Uiirt\ days after  x'. dale I intend to npph to tlie Chief Commissioner of L incU and Works for a special  license to cut and carrj, awa> timber from die  follow im: described lands situate about tune  and a hall miles more oi less from the mouth  or   Half Wnv Creek. Upper Arrow Lakes. 15. C  Timber claim commencing at a post marked  ''T I) >No.' 1," aboutniiic and a half miles more'  oi less from ithe mouth of Half .W.iv Creek,  thence JO chains south, thence ltiO chains cast,  thence 10chains north, thence 1G0 chains west  to place of commencement.  Dated this 'JJrd day of Noiemb^r. \. D.. 1001  -   "f '     - s     "j Mcdonald.  NOTICE.    -  ATOTICE is liereby'irnen thatthirty"d,i.\sarier  XN ' date I intend to ,ippi\ to tho I'liiet Commissioner of Lands and Works feu a spo^ial  licensetocnt.indcnrryan.lv timber from the  following de=crihed.lands situate about eleven  and a half miles more or less from the mouth  of Half Wa> Creek, on the north side of thc  creek. -.  ...Timber claim cnmmenciiu- at post marked ��������� T  B No 1.",about cle\en and a hall miles more  or less from'the mouth of, Half W.n Cieek,  thence north 40chains thence east 1G0 chains,  thence south 10 chains, thence west 1C0 chains  to place oT commencement ���������   f  Dated this-Jkhdaj or No'ember, \. D. 19W  ' . : J   MCMILLAN    '  Wm: Fleming8,  ������   -Wholesale iukI, Itctml    '"     -  ���������,- Meat 'Mewtaii ���������'-  Fish   and   Game   in   Season  First St., Revelstoke.  "She's coming today," Trix Veimer  said despairingly, looking up from an'  open letter. Bernice, the eldest Yen-  ner, smiled wanly. "I knew it," she  said. "Misfortunes never'come singly. .  Cassy.'the youngest of thorn, who'had  foolish dimples niid floss silk ctirls'all  over a wise little head, protested milcl-  ly: "Don't say that, .Berry., I'm sure  Cousin Angela means to be very kind." i  "She'll nag, nag, nag over our'risking that money���������I'm sure there was  not cnou'gU to he worth'keeping," Trix  eaid, dropping her head' between her'  hands. Bernice laughed���������she' bad the  'spirit of them 'nil. "Bight you are,  Trix," she said. "Still, there's no denying I don't see just how we tire to  live without' the hundred odd dollars'  interest It brought," , ��������� "'"V." ���������������������������^���������r  "Why, somebody, allbodies, must go  to work," Trix answered, 'sighing.  . "I',ni already in business,, raising  chickens,".Bernico said, smiling whimsically. ' "Hereafter I shall sell broilers  and fresh eggs instead of letting them  be oaten at home. You needn't laugh���������I  can'make something'out of my chicks���������  and .Tn'.\ has at least a chance to be  organist at' St., Michael's. ,Cassy must  keep house and* help nie with > the  brooders. Oh,- we .shall .manage famously without troubling Cousin'  Ange." '   ���������    ' ,   '> (     -  ^'1   hate to trouble   her, .but there  isn't any other way," Cassy said, wttir  her  most 'infantile smile. ' The other  'two stared.   "You don't mean you,are-  going to live with her���������be a companion  and   dependent'!" ' Bernice', cried,   retl^  spots flashing out in both cheeks. Cas-'  ey patted the red s.wts softly as she  .answered: ��������� "Oh,   no;   I'm c'just igotng  home with her for a' visit. J She likes  to have me at Vendale, because Carter  Lee said once we two'made such an  artistic contrast." "* , -  , "Why does she not marry-him and  have^ done with it, 1/wonder?" Trix  said reflectively. Bernice had tinned  away" her head,, the red > dying^ out  quicker than it had como to her clieehs.,  Cassy sat verj straight. ''iTIiitt is one  of the things I am going'tb finll'out,"  them Into Cassy's pious purpose and sor  bet them to fetching in the ellgiblos in  herds. r        i  i   For  a   young  person   thus   speculatively bent C.T-sy was no end difficult���������  ^ bo difficult, iptlppd. Miss Angela begged  Carter 'to   take  her 'to task  roundly.  "She is letting slip  the best chances  she can ever'hope to,have," said Co-. ������-  in .-Angela,    ."ltelused  three men  last  week  to my cettain  luiov.'Iedge, each  of whom has thousands a year."    So  Carter lay in  wait  tor Cassy as,bhe  went out to the rose garden.    Kor a  minute they walked silently along Que  petal   strewn   paths;  'then   the   man  faced about, asking pliiinply,  "Ctihsy,  who keeps you'from marrying riclij'fe  "Carter, who'keeps you fiom marrying rich? 'You've been engaged; as I  have not, this'hist seven years," Cassy  retorted, looking tit him sidewi.se.   "  He laughed not quite easily., "Don't  rypu know about my engagement?" he  asked. . "I courted Ange to please my  grandmother, who was iu love with  Vendale. I htive'not married her���������as  yet���������to please myself."    .  ��������� "I see. Your delay is the reward you  allow yourself lfoi" diligence," Cassy  said, dropping) her eyes. i    ���������  ^'"Stop.JJ  Carter said roughly.    "You  know  1  love  Bernice,  who will  have  nothing  to   say'- to   me   because- she  thinks   I   agreed   to   sell   myself  and'  rightly enouirh despises mo."  "If I loll1 j on tt 'secret���������two secrets-  will'you ever tell?" Cassy asked irrel-*'  ovantly, smiling roguishly. Carter nod-'  ded. Again she laughed and put her  mouth,close to his ear, saying: "I can't  whisper; tlie secret is'too big.' Major  Lee is, dead in ,i!ove0 with'"Cousin  ���������Ange"���������      ��������� <*,   '    ���������<     t - ' ,  ��������� "O Lord! Cassy, don't jokcl' It  would be too cruel!" Carterrgasped^  ,Cassy ran" on as though she had not'  SUDDEN   DEATH.  It Is llsunllj- tlie lU-Kiilt of Loiik \(K-  lect to DieroiM:. <     '  In'almost every daily paper ate to ,1)8  seen several aiinouii'eoment.s that somebody has died suddenly.   These sudden  deaths are more liable to be men than  women. . Mr%So-and-so fell dead on thc  street or in his ollice while writing letters or preparing a sermon  or doing '  something or other.    "Found Dead In  His Boom" is' becoming a  very  common headline.' These deaths aie hard-,  ly ever accounted for.  Genet.-lllj -something is s-:iid about tlie heart ���������some  (vague insinuation that the heart was  not acting in a proper manner���������but. as  a rule, no explanation which is really  'rationales furnished. _      '  It is a well known fact that the, heart  is ;i muscle. If'the muscles of the body  are allowed to become Hubby, (ho heart  also becomes ilabby. A llabby heart  may be trusted' fo pump the blood  through 'the system ordinarily, but a  sudden fright or emergency,i a sudden .  expenditure of energy, as' In running  up steps or any oilier unusual exercise,  is liable to overpower ihe heait. It  suddenly stops, and the man falls dead:  . Tobacco ,tends to produce a llabby-  heart; whisky tends Mo produce enlargement of the heart;'lasty,'Indolent',  habits weaken the heart and thin the  ventricles. That man who indites edi- ,  torlals,'dictates letters,,but takes no '  muscular exercise, is In danger of .full- ,.  ing dead. The Hie insurance man1 better steer clear of him. It is of vastly  more Importance to know wha't his habits, :ue vwt'n ret'orence.to~pliysical exercise than to know whether his grandmother dicili.of heart disease, or liis  grandfather had rheumatism. The doctor might a great deal bolter ihtci view  his'wife and discover how the man be-  heard: "lie's courting,her, too���������court--" haves   himself .than   to" examine  i  BABY'S OWN SOAP  Pure,  Fraora.it, Cleansina  A Safe Soaa fo- c TENDER Sun  A ijoad Soap for ANY Skin  Albert Toiict Sosp Co., I*"-?**  .        MONTREAL. r  There is no o--hor just ss stood.  ing a heap better than ever you *uid.  And she likes it. .The only reason she  doesn't say 'Yes' olfhand.is she thinks  tho loss of her-would kill you"��������� r ;  .,  "Oh, how can I undeceive her?" Car-'  tor cried.  ' "'. ��������� '     ,  " Ca^sy looked at him .with lofty compassion. w"Don't you'.think her eyes  would be opened if you married somebody else?" she asked..  "You���������you said there were two secrets. -You don't. ..-ou can't mean Berry does not quite hate me?" Carter demanded,'trembling as he spoke.       * '  Cassy looked wise. ��������� "You have heard  all" you. can bear for oiieutimc," she  said. , ' > '  *        *      , *   '    *     '  +     ' *        ���������*  Mrs. Major Lee,-born Yon nor, loves  to tell o\cr her toiiianco and commonly  viindjip with: "It is teally too touching. Alter poor, dear Cuter, had so  nobly stood aside .for Ins uncle he'niar-'  ried my cousin because of the family  likeness." ' - "      <  'or  tho-,ufine  the  for  blood   for  microbe:  urato'cr.vsfals.; ' ,"_'     , -,_,''  If'a man must be strenuous, let hini  be strenuous all round." He should taku  -a little sticuuous physical exercise every day <as well as stienuous/mental  work.. It is even'daiigcroiis'to"neglect  to take daily physical exercise. Fatty  degeneration is killing more men today  than is smallpox.  MUSINGS.  nt  111 | ������~3^~  IM/I    RESTAURAHl  J Vf L First Street,  Kesolstol.c.  i:.ist of .MoNon-iJluiik  Fur vniir iin-.ils.    Open tl iv ami imltIm  Me.ils 'I'm and iipw nil.    .Spcei.il ������ cckIj  llltcs.     frond s(.| vjee glllll.tllU'l'll.  VOPO FUJI.  IVnpi ii'lor.  Saed Potaloas for Sals  '8:  Tin1 i'i||.i\\iiijr \.ii-ii-tii'- of -I'i'il ji'iiiitii'.s  in,iv 1-t li.ti! I'rniii the tiiulcr-ignctl ���������  Barly Hai'vest.  Q-em of Aroostook  Pat's Choice  Carman's No. 1 & 3  Tii" fir-l-'i.n .0 I !n-:]ji\ rfcmipncntli d      - ���������  Orun..il  -oi' 1  iriMii  U.iirh A IFiiiitcr. Lmiflon  St'c tut'ii (lc-cnpinc c.ii.i!nt:t������'  BUSHEL.S1.50, SACK 100 LBSS2  *"������-h \v\th oi 'i������r- Will li������ (Vlircifil at  IZ if'c������rij/ -������tt; m. p\ifl tn |{ii\cl-lok'i a-  -ocii. ,i. \\-p itf it p T'Mit . ^iif)])l> hinilti.l.  rir-r cniin*   Ut-l -i;r\t tl  fSr^-H-^^^'H:-^ H-ai-i-a-i-^i-i-^ i- h H*������ -IW> W. ELSON, Enderby,B.C  "CASSV, WHO KEKl'S YOU l'liOSf MA1IKYIXCI  lSlCilr"'  she said; then as a thunderous knock  sounded: "Talk of anaols and Augfl.t-I  There she is.'as sure as late!"  Miss Angela Vernier, otherwise the  lanuly, was heavy in poison as in  purse. Notwithstanding l'.ernico, a  slender be.iut.i, was so curiously like  her, 'Angola could not help haling her.  Undoubtedly it was aggravating lo  i have late lake the same gPiier.ilouHine  and color scheme, yet from if eiolve a  creatine so e\iiuisilc as to make one  feeeiii .'i coarse iinil d.inby e.iricalure.  Still, since Miss Vennei had teally a  conscience she gieeted Berry moie al-  fectionately than the ot+iors, e\eni  pumping it few te 't'S.  "But don't .\ou worry, Cousin Ange,"  Bernice said l>ra\ely. "We can take  care of 0111 selves."  "Until 1 .mi ready Jo take cure of  Uiem," Cassy piped; (hen. smiling tip  nt her rich coti'Iir "I'm going lo marry, you know���������marry rich. A Her that  we shall all lie happy."  "Indeed!    Who   is   the    i?" 'Miss  Venncr demanded. Imlf aghast, Cassy  sinlleil moii- iiil'.-iiitlm'ly than ever. "1  am not right certain yet." she said. "1  1 am going home Willi .von lo llml out."  1 "Willi till my lieiirt, you ridlculoiiH  ' baby!" Miss Venncr wild, pinching  1 City's cheek. In her lortuiglil's slay  | she made al leust llliy separate |)laus,  I but went home wltli (.'assy tiiulci her  ! wing, assured (hat her poor cousins  ! weie iiiim.iti'l'iilly bent ti|ion working  ' out sahatlon in w.-'.vs ol their own de-  Vl'lllg.  Midsuinmor always hroii,;lil Vendale  ,; its best. Thi������ especial midsummer it  was fairly ciicliaiitiiig. t'.is'iy had 1 ecu  there two incntlis. Caller l.cc ami his  bachelor uncle, the inaliir. had kepi  things Mjclal Iminniljig. The I wo bal  iinc-cd beiiulll'itlJj���������Caller li.id ininicy  mid willful stteimth. the major gallant  experience     Hot ween Ih   It  was no  work nt all lo make C:if.\\ the bf lie of  the countryside.    Miss Angela had let  Their Last  Qiinrrel. J  'There could be no okcuso for family-  rtuarrels'if it x\ei'u not  th.it they are  preludes and excuses tor li.ippy reconciliations."   Xo, honest   man   will   say'  that -he  !ui'dv his^bettor  seven-eighths,  never,, disagreed, says a writer in-the;  New Work I'ress.o 1 have in mind one  brilliant lellow who tells this' on himself and Ins wife in deepest confidence:  "Wo had our little alter dinner spar,'  as usual     She  vowed she xvas going  homo ^o her  mother,  who  Ined  only  two blocks away.   1 auoie 1 was going .  to  the club and stay  all  ninht.    The  five children ol our. happy union ^^ero  asleep.    The  sen ants  had  gone  to a  ball.    She trot out of the I font door a  little ahead of me anil started east.    I  went  vest.    Atk the   corner   I   looked  back out ol  the slant ol   my eye and  saw her standing still m the middle of  the next block.    Alter a little hesitation  she walked back.    I  said. 'Quite  a moon tonight.'   'Why don't j on open  the door?' she ripped out.   'Because my  i keys ate tipslaits,' I replied   ''Why,'so  are  mine!' she cried.    Well,  I   had to  climb a tree and open the window on  tho third lloor belore we got in.    And  we lunen't qu.irieled since."  of  Wit that wounds is the cruel surgery  of speech. "   .      . _  ',   Heaven help the man whose friends  are'all enemies.       '! i'  If you must refuse1 a favor, learn the  art ot being polite about it.  The money, that, makes one' marelgo  often makes fie other mare stop.      ' '  Y'ou lia\e not lost 'j our fortune a������  long-as you have not lost your hie.    -  Make chums ol  yourj.wile and  chil-  dien   and  know  the jvhole  charm  home. - i  Theie is'tio such thing as ease within  .the beltcliof  men and women  whose  hearts ale unselfish.   ,    ^ -ri  Men of small minds are slow, to see  in'any man nibre than they arc capable  of seemg m themselves.        .   , ,  You can bet your boots, my boy,'your,  bos-s knows what you fire about. , You  don't fooi,hiin; you fool yourself.    ,  To be important is one thing; to look  important is another thing, but to feel  inipottant, theie you, have the .fellow,  wlm really enjoys his own society.���������  Schoolmaster..   _  TJio   Kin:; tit  IlelN,       , '  The Czar, or king of bells, as the  Russians call il, is in the Kremlin at  Moscow, and. in 'spile of one or two  other claimants for the title, it is tm-  douhlcdhj the !niges,( bell in lhe world.  It was cast in IT;'..'! by oider of (ho  Empress Anne. There Is no recoid of  its ever having been hung. It was  I omul imbedded in tlie earth where it  had fallen and wa������ excavated and set  in posiLiou by older ol (ho Bmpeior  Nicholas m It-,"')  It is 10 l'c"l li',; inches high and  weighs -l"'-!.0(Jfi pounds. II is said there  were nunc than li,',i<JiJ tons of bumzc  melted for il-������%casting.  Tlie king sin mis in ;iic t.' ddle of a  "iptare on a base of granite and looks  like a gtp.il broii'/c lent. A fragment  bioken oil' from il lies 'ie.ir (he luwer  of Ivan Veliki. II  lhe, lisstnv being  may wall; ihi'iui  his head. II is  work,rnnd Ms loin  parllciilai ly swci  nut in a hio.'.d in.,  are encirckd wldi  border of arils'Ic e-  , Pinnisli  Grammar.  rinnish grammar is of a difficulty  absolutely lcpulsivc. None or' the other languages of the same group is half  so haitl. Hungarian���������nay. even Turkish, "despite the' vexatious initiiU impediment of lhe .Viable alphabet���������is  easy in comparisons? The syntax is at  once pro\oltiugly elaboi.no and per-  ple.xinglj obscutc. It possesses fifteen  distinct cases and four1 and twenty  dillerenti.tted iniuntive tortus: 'but. on  (ho other hand, theie is no ie.il distinction between nouns, adjectn is. ,-id-  x-ei b<;. pieposiiions, infinitives and participle--, so Unit the student inust not  be startled by finding iiilitmives legu-  laily declined like nouns, and tt'-.m  t.il'ing ttfion them degrees ol cos. vart������  son like ailiectives.  v  .SIMl   !,������.  t chapW,  \   .'.ll   11 !  i a man  1   Kill.  ..wering  >         'Illll  'nece of  1   '!>  iW been  l'    '  !    SV.'I C|)  .-  ve and  ill'  1   lower  SimitioN.  Spaniels of ,wliich there are many  breeds, ate supposed to have fii's-t conic  1*10111 Spain, from which circumstance  is derived their distinctive name.  Charles I. was an ardent admirer of a  small variety of this annual, and from  that ato^o the designation of his pets,  known the woi'd over a������ King Charles-.  Blenheim or Marlborough, spaniels,  which greatly rcetuble the latter in  form and genera! appearance, get their  i''ngl!sh name from i:ieiil:'.-lin pil.tce  in O.xfordshire, where ihe bleed has  been pieseried slnte the beginning of  the eighteenth century.  Slui'   I.dI.i   ,'illun.  From aiij lining maieilal etil a regular slur lhe dCsiietl size Fust cut a  p.ipei' pallei ii, then cut nnuthei imllcin  of a i'Viil.tr pentagon. This shoi.ld be  about lhe si/e of the slur. Cut a sl.tr  fiom pale blue wash sill;. Cut lhe pentagon 11can deep blue silk. Adpisl Ihe  points ol the Mai lo the poinH of lhe  pi'iilagon, and around Ihe live sides  dispose of a lull pull ul light blue silk,  mound the edge place a rtillle of tin*  deep blue sill; and liuisli the slar wilh  stueral lows ol oinb.'oiiiiT} silk com li  ed dow ii.  St::mltiii   .Xfctli'd.  The one Indispensable quality of sue-  ci s> In these il.i} i of trctiU'inl'ius com-  pcliiion Js .siniuin.i. Th<; }c>nii.' in.in  wliu lacks that will never get fir. Ho  x\ill soon be forced out of the t.tee and  sidolraclci d. Those who have possessed li Ii.-up coii'iuered luiiniiK'r.iblo dif-  llcultli'S.���������titleless.  I tic* it ni lilo.  We hear of six newspaper editor*  who recenll.v Inherited fortune1". Troti-  l������le Is, xvheu such things happt-n. they  generally enlarge the pap"r  poor and happy again six  after.  and   cot  mouths  The I"'rut  ltui|iili.lti!.  A scum���������Haven't you got n job yet?  Layzee���������No. I'm still ' waiting for  something to turn up.  Asciitn���������What you need to turn up  arc   "our  sleeves.  * - --r-.^ ^-T"-"^?^ ���������-, ������ * l1. <V������J i t^Aw* ������������n.*mjirij   *   -  -  .nlJrlW*** t Vi*  THE KOOTENAY MAEL  ''0  Ubeiivbotenat^aii  I'UHLIBIIKU  SATUKDAY.  1 -AT-"  '  REVELSTOKE. 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Correspondence  c.lioul(l beluicf tunl must,, reach thc ollice  liy Wriliiifsilii)  evening. r,  Address'   ,  '        TlllC KllOTKN'AY   "ifAIL,  Phone i\o.<ia      k   Ucvel.stokc, B.G:  interests of.his,country abovo those  of party."  We.poqucst our numerous pendors to  favor us with thol'p assistance In  making-tho KOOTENAY MAIL tho  , ' most valuable advertising1 mocll-  nm In tho ,Kootenays by g-lving-  the peol'ci'once, when making- pup-  chasos to those lli;ms who ape  regular advoptisers in tho KOOTENAY MAIL. ' *  Says the Globe : <:No govern-  ,merit has ever been more fortunate  in it titeal measure than the Laurier  governmcnt'lms been in the Fielding tariff. According to Mr. ]irod-  ctir'o foreshadowing, the surplus  will this year be fifteen million  dollars!, a large, proportion of the  increase being from his own department of inland revenue, 'Mean-  while the,, country prosper.1-, and  the outlook-is, gooil for a substantial reduction to , the' public  debt? ���������   '       , ,  ,   ,       CITV AGENTS.'  'Copies ot Tin: Mail may be obtained fiom  tlio l<illowlii(r city agciits:  Hlvul.'sioki:���������C'a.nadx Hiiui. & Hook Co. '  , ��������� ���������    j..w. ni..v.M.-ir.  w'.'miiw-..       \ ,  "Naki;s|..-J. 5. Meuiso.Y.  KA.MI.C|pi,^&.Milll,llUl.te.  ' AlijIsllioM:���������V. WolJTMll'.V.     ,  "V^VMOUVlai���������(..'.U.I.OVV.VV   &  COMI'A.VV.'  ���������;,      LONDON (KXUIjAND) AUKNCV.  , 'oiii'Eiujlish olliccsui-eiit:iu Meet stie'et. London. E. L'..-where Me=si-. K Jc J. li.udj ,>c Co.  will leu-ivelor us Kiigli-li neiv.s. subsuipuoiis  and ,ul\cili-eiuenls and ������hcie ,i lilc is kepi of  thispaper lot ihe u-e (ticeot elimye) of .my ol  oiir.iifirieis w-iliinj London .Hid deMiou~ ot  ceeine; the l.UisL issue possible ol   hia oi-liei-  .Ioc-.il p.ipi-f.  Rev. C. A. Eaton, contributing  to The Cleveland Piess on Canada.  has for caption a saying of Joaquin  Miller, "Canada is Kuypt, India,  and, thc 'Mississippi valley, rolled  into one." , The.article concludes :  '"And these people, educated, deeply  religious, unspoiled , by wealth,  self-reliant and hopeful, strong in  mind, soul, and body, are equipped  and fit to face all their' large new  problems, 'and '.rear upon , the  foundation , of (heir'heroic past a  great and prosperous'nation.  when the-rich fail way corporations  (lays on a tenthof the value. .. It  is time this- sort of unjust discrimination was ended. . Wealthy  railway corporations are as able to  pay 'on the fair -value of their  property ,as are the masses of the  people. '   '' <  What is true of British Columbia is true of Canada as a whole.  The taxation paid by the"C. P. K.  in Canada averages JijGO a mile,  while ,on-its^ American branches  the'p.' P. K. pays just eight times  as much per mile as it does on its  Canadian,,lines. Why should this  be? The railway,companies levy  e.vcessivc^rates and make enormous  profits. They should, be required  to contribute their fair share lo the  taxation of the country in thc same  way as are the farmcrfvmerchants  and artisans.      '   ,,  ������������������    <>    '  , LH3I3RAL YtiKSUfci TORY.  I  ti  & :i. hardy i* uo.  [Jj. HOME AN 15  COLONIAL   .  M)\ i:\Vl IntSG.'l'llhiSS AND    ���������,  '  ' AbTIIOIIa AC.KVI'o and  i   'JS'I.'M bJ'.M'lJIl C'UKlil-.ci'ONDUNTS,  SO J-'Ieei. sued, -    "   London-, Knglami.  CANADIAN IJfSINliSo A  SPECIALTY.  HARVEY, McfJARTER. -  -  '  ,     _    " -AND PINKIIA.M,  IJARKlSTlil-tS, SOLICITOUS, fe'L (J.  (Jkj-ici:s : 4 ">lot.������o.v3   Havk 'Jjlucic.   lixvi.r.-  ���������   SIOKL, li. C  .Money to loan. '' ' 0   ,  Ollice?: Kcvelsioke, II. C; I-'oi-t, Steele, Ii. C.  Geo. S. McCakti:h,Si ' ' ,  A. M. J'l.NKiiA.M. -i J. A.,Hakvi:v,  llev cl-loke, U. C. fort titeele, U. C.  J  OHN ' JJ ANisINU   SCOTIV lB.  h. h. B.   ��������� ,      .   <  a.;  Bau\;isti:i!., SoLiciTors, F/rc.  r'  Fii at Street.        " ' -s Kov'uUioUe, B.C.  ���������"TipWARD A.  I'Al'GE.Y,  ,   ' r <��������� JtliNlNO   liNGlNliEK,  (."\tein. Ainuriuiii  Institute Miniu:,- KusiiiLei'-)  (M.UH1. C'liiiiuliaii Minin'i,' Institute.)  '    ,    >      KicviiLsroKE, 13. C.  IC\!iiniiialioii of mid repoiis on  Minci.il Pio-  pcrties a tfpooi.ilt y.  The^McBride goyern'ment seems  determined to follow the most degrading features-of politics south  of the line, la speaking at Westminster. thc_ other day'-Attorney-  (jtncrnl Wilson said he was a tonic the back, bone and deckircd for  the spoils of ollice for thc 'torv  friends of his government. A public man uho recognise^ the' ic-  spbnsibility of, his qflice would be  ashamed to giv-p^ ulteiance to such  acdegrading party sentiment.  OM BALE  By Lewis Bros.  -   While   the   C.   P.  U. won't give  Revelstoke reasonable'trade  facilities   it 'is. piepaiecf to 'help out a  foreign city, Spokane.     The' com-  p.iny's__irepiesentaiivcs have,a������kcd  tlie Spokane  people  not to   bind'  themselves to the   Great   Xoithem  reduced  freight  schedule   till they  ���������get   the   Spokane' branch of ihe 0.'  P.t. R.   conipletcd,   when .lliey will  give Spokane betu-r rates'than Jim  iliil. -  Jf -the 0. P.  R. would confine its   attention   io giving belter  rates in Canada.'.which ha^given it  liaif 'the' country as  a   bonus,  ii  'would be a good deal inoip reasonable     than     spending     Canadian  capital   in   helping   out   Spokane  against British Columbia town;.  ��������� ���������.������������������UIMU.M.   l������.L....^V.|.rilfl..JlT|nn.  *K? KpO   T������o slorj   linii-r-. built last, \cai.  tj!������.,JUu   ,,,��������� K.oni-,.in uji-to-date residence'  r>l feci rroiiiai:^ on fir-t ?i.   I' ir:  C.lall. ' *  CO f������nn   Cott.ii.-e  on   .McKcnz-.e   a\e'.ni<?    s  ip������..Uuu    loutii-. all  modern   coi.\er.iem*e-.  Two lor?. '  $1   70"^   l^mo ^ room  hou-e on Second st  I .1 Uv������    L.irL-e r;roniiiU    Eu-y pajmeius.  I^uj1-.! lartrc house ami ..-rounds on  r'oiuili st,. mcliulini; i.ew c.irpets  and hnolt,'Uui throughout, .mil ,i  STjIHJ kitchen inline. Tin- i- a  / snap.  (TO finO    Lar-,-1' hou-e on l"ir~t lCccpc. stone  iPiC.UUsJ   foundation.-.   Iinr>l>    t'.nishcd  tlinnu'liout.     I'.irt   c.i-h.   btil.i.ici-  on luulllhl.N pavmtnc-.  $2,200  SITE    Will still l,���������j  ,i fi'.i c|i  1 ' ������   the Smelter t nw>site.  loi- on lhe in trivet:  choice If its in  The best  LEWIS BROS.  T1IKRLG HILL. ���������  The reoiit deplorable railway  accident at Field .-how.-' the urgent  necc?-ity of providing a properh  graded line between Field and  Laggan." Jt can lie got. Certainly  the work will be expensive but the  dominion government has- refused  to pass the dangerous section oi  the road.known !u vthe "Rig   Hill"  and has held back almost   enough J any other railway desiring   to   use  of the government, grunt to provide !tnp   track.       The  ,thp co=t of buildine the new nradu.'  "( The' report lhat, the Dominion  elections will shortly be held has  stirred up our'tory contemporaries  to such an extent that distortion of  facts and 'abuse of their political  opponents seems :'to"haye become  their-', stock-in trade. While, we  spouse tlie,'liberal cause we base  our support -of that cause on fads  and principles, ,and ask that the  merits of the respective parties and  their policies be argued from these  points,of view in a fair and'reason-  able spirit.     '    . ���������  "-..Messrs. Borden iand Tarte have  been vigorously" advocating high  ;tarit'T, while the .'liberals say thai,  while they ��������� are prepared to revise  the tariff, they ^recognise ,-thc disturbing effect /tariff changes make  on ^rade ' and coinmprce. j Any  revision of the tariff, "to.be beneficial, should 'be made only after  the" most thorough investigation.  That is "thc policy of men conscious  of the -responsibility, of government. ' . ,- r- ��������� " ���������' , .  U'nder the liberal tariff policy  there is no question that, Canada  has* prospered 'immense!v. In'-  du.-tricp have , sprun'j 'up' and  .flourished,   facforics   Mi.ive   - been  crowded ,wi,tli   oiders.   and   their  i .  plants have been increased. " 'Canadian   industries   have  never  ex-  ��������� # i  peiienced such prosperity as   under  libera! rule. ' ���������  The Laurier government, have  done much ,[0 promote the opening  of the country by railways'. " One  oi tlie most impprtant lines for  which thev have provided ,a liberal  s'tilj-idy is the Midway-Vernon  railway, which will open up one of  the- most furtile tracts of country  iu the province. 'The Crows Xest  road was built under conditions  new to railway construction in  Canada, namely government control of  rate^  and  riaht of wav for  The company ha? lost ar������ immense-  amount of property by   wrecks   on  Pacilic. .was a ^magnificent conception, bringing about as it will  t'he opening and   settlement   of the  this road, and it ha.- ah-o f.K-n rnn������-rfcat north lands,  at the cost of several liu? and dis-j '-e' u-a compare the conditions a?  ablements. Two yi-ar.- aso the L'K'.V 'i!1 v<- actually existed under  company announcfd ir- intention ' tor.v an^ under liberal rule. From  of constructing the new grade, but I J^y;' t0 i^'<-' "inder tory ruie there  it eeems to have, again been dropped I "'er(3 yearly deficits in spite of high  by the company. This i<- a rnattet I '"i'"1' !,t1t1 exorbitant taxation', and  Financial, Real Estate, Insurance Agents I l������;lt concern-- the public  safely as-tthe country  wasfull  to'face with  entered on'a period-of unexampled  prosperity, wilh n, yearly increase  hi the national surplus, till last  year 'that surplus amounted to  fourteen millions.'' And this surplus was produced not by grinding  taxation but by., lessening the  burden on the people.       '  .  Under, liberal rule tlie government railways and the post.qfiicc  have been' brought,, to show-fsur-  pRises instead -'oi their .former  deficits, and-,yet postage and the  railway tariff have'been- simultaneously reduced.-  ?���������   - ,,���������  Jt is true tho tories accuse the  liberals of extravagance, but wliile  numeious public scandals and investigations accompanied the lory  regime,' no.-such conditions of  affairs has', attended -tlie liberal  adininistration'at Ottawa. With  large revenues the, expenditures  have'naturally grown enormously,  but that is ii< healthy^.sign. The  people want and demand, public  expenditure, and.it is necessary for  'the,development of thc -country.  They want railways", public 'buildings,' river improvements and' a  hundred other public conveniences,'  and the Laurier government has"  been able to do much in thib"\lir-  ection. ������������������  , Our conservative friends- charge  'tlie liberal party with enormously  increasing the public.de'bt.. What  are the'facts '? r For -IS vears the  conservatives added to the public  debt an avoiage of six and a 'half  millions a j year.-- In the. whole  seven years rule the Laurier government has not added to' the  public debt as much-as the conservatives did in otic year of 'their  IS years of ������,powcr.*v, <The loan  floated by thc government in 1S97  showed the liberals had raised the  ciedit of this country'in the worlds  money market to as high a stand-  aid as lhat of tho mother counlrv  lieiself. >    '  , Under the high tariff, policy of  the conservative party the 'trade of  Canada increased by"three and a  ha'Jf million a year,, but, un'dei  Jibcraloi-ule it has- increased 32  hirllions a vear, ��������� - ���������- . ��������� ������"���������,  j Then our tory friends appeal lo  ���������race and religious piejudices. Tliey,  tell the ' French-Canadians thai  Laurier  is   too^Brilislr-for-'lhcm,  and 'thov   tell   thc   Ontaiio voter  1  Laurier is too   Fiench.      \c\.   tlie  Lauiier government   was   tlie first  in   the   empire   to   place   on   the  statute-book an inmerial preference  tariff,     laying    Hie'   basis   of   the  Chamberlain campaign-for  a pief-  erontial .tariff   between, tho    component,   parts   of   the' empiie  J.o  build it together with such   a bond  as     has   never     yet       bound    a  .world's empire,   and   to   lay, anew  tho foundations of a   nation which  seems destined to spread   its   beneficent and unifying influence tothe  ends   of   the   earth., making   the  history of the strongest find grandest empire ever known.  The liberal'party is dominated  by lo\alty. patriotism, freedom,  justice, and a de.-iic to give this  country a government that shall  make Canada   a   happv and   nros-  ^v '   '  ��������� '  porous nationalnd the keystone in  the mlegiily and strength ,of the  British empire."  And  1  .Mi,inches iu (he XoilMvu-1 Tei rilorio-. iM.iuiloba, Outiuio unci Quelii'i1.  he  liilliivvmi; points in   lliili-h   Culuinliin :    (ii'.iiihiook-.  Ferftu-on, Hlol  ''Nel-on; Hevel~tol.-e. Tnini Lul>-e. Vuncoiuei mid Victon.i.''  T. Ii. Mctiiti rr. President. ������      D. It, W ilkii:! Vico-I'iosideul ,-ind ticnoiiil M.iiiiikci-.  1 ,,    13. Il.v>. A-?i-l[inl Cleuei-.il .Mnii.iirur.     W. JIoitm, Uliiel Iii>|ieclor.        ,  Revelstoke" Branch, B. C���������A'Geiieral Bankinj* Business Transacted  'l   ,        Snv-iiiKs Oep'.iitiii'enl���������Depo-its Received and Inicie.-i Allowed.        ,'  1 \   1 r   7'  1 ,L. ' '. .   '        1".  J5i.ilis sold available in all p.uisol Canada. United Stale- and ICinope. '      '  Special ailonlion t'ivca,to cdlloclioiis.      -.' '      ,   A. H. I'liu'i'i, Manafror.  ' '    l t. ' > .  ?3  fSELXtRK LODGE, NO. 12.  Meets every Tuesday  evening     in    Selkiik  ^v Hull   ,ul   S    o'clock.  10. ADUIi.X.C.o ,  f\ Visilinp brethren cor-  'dially  invilcd   to  attend.       , ^ "  J. MATH IK. Sr.c!  Kootenay Lodicc  No.lSA.F. & A.NI.  J.'  SAMS ON '    ,.,  'Painter, Papcrhangep, Signwritcr  ,  ���������       KALSOAIINLVG   DONI?.  ,0 nl his I'l'civi' prompt, alli'til ion.  Soeniid t-tivol,  .    -       IJISVICLSTOKiff  The rciriiliir inccl incra  tue held in the TVt.is.  onic 'I'emplc, Odd-  l-'cllowsll.ill. on lhe  I bird Monday iu  eacli mom!) al bp.m.  VNiliiiK bi-othren  coidlnllv. welcomed.  C. -v. PKOCUN1K1I, Sr.citi.TAHV.  ['������  rappers  Raw ��������� Furs Bouglit ^  Cash Prices Paid  For Sale  or Rent.', ���������  TjTlKST-CI.ASS'lfOTKr, iii Canilioi no-  A:    n. (J.  'j'lic iar<jri'&i.mid only iii-t-*  rlass hoiise'iii lovvn. (^'I'Vii-'ii,.! liculiii-s-  apply In lloli'l CiiUM'inn, (J.iiiibiirne,.'  ill. C.        ,.   -        ,   ,   '     '  P.t  aJjJ  Exporter of Purs.  GoMOrrhcea and Rtinninrjs  f utrvv i  43 HOURS.    Curos Kid- V������'1UI i  ney and Bladder Troubles.  unci a  coni]>leic lino  of the  C������iMUIi\][-  .Barber"  JEWELRY;'' ;  DIAMONDS:. ���������  RK\'i-:r.STOKi-;. b. c.  XLbc Ifvootena^ nibail  -A  SATritlJAV. M \kCIl   l-J,  ]!KH.  Thc Nel.-on News s.-ij-.s C. I', li.  freight Supt. JV-ter.-' rca'-on why  Rev(-l!-toke cunnot have distribu-  lin^' riitff. restored by the C. I'. R.  is ���������'uiKlilutecI liiimbu"."  well ns tlie company  and i\e say il | 'lie <'iiormous deficit of   five   find ti  is the duty of the dominion railway comtni.-'-ion to in-ist on the  company coinpJetinL' thi< work,  ���������ind putting it ii> hand' forthi\i(li.  Wv hope to heir front Ottawa that  notion ha������ been taken in tin- matter.  In a letter to the press Walter  Moberly. C. E., an old time conservative, says : "f wish to repeat  ���������what I said in my former letter,  that the act of sir Wilfrid Laurier  in taking up the construction of  the Grand Trunk Pacific railway  was that of a broad minded and  fearless statesman, who  places the  TAXATION.  Among many  example."  of  the  gross injustice with which taxation  i='   levied    in   this     country     the  partiality shown   the railway companies   by   our   public  men is the  most noticeable.     t'nder  the  notorious   McBride   government   assessment   act   railway   companies  pay taxation on 110,000 a mile for  property   which     the    companies  value at over .150,000 a mile.     The  farmer or artisan is shown no such  consideration.    He has to   pay  on  half million.-. Within- a year of  tnkini; tht, rein:- of power tlie  Laurier govrnmi'iit' reduced the  deficit to half .1 million dollars,  and that, wa- the la-t deficit under  libf'r.ii rule.  1.1  Then thc new   liberal tariff en me  into   furre.   and    with   it Canada  The Prince" Mining   and Development- Co.. Limited' Liability.  vroTii'i: j&m:in:nY<ii\ r.xiimiiiio.iiiiiiuii  L\ ineelini,' of the -li.iieholdois of Tin:  I'lii.vci: .Mimno .\m> Di v i:i.oi.jii.\ i Covirvsv.  Livnii.D Li.vuii.i i\. will lie held al lhe t'oni-  lianv'.s ollice-, l-'iisi siiool, Heielrtoke, l>. (' .on  Wedni'sil.iv. the nintli da> nl Man h. A. J) . I'.illl.  al Ihchmii'ol tvvoo'clnck in the alteiuoou. loi  the iiurpo-0 ol oleclitiir ollicei- lot the ensuing  ve.n and loi alloihei |itnihij-o- lel.iliut,' to the  uinnuL;ciiu.ur, <d lhe eoniiianv.        <  Il is ptopo^eil to amciitl thc hj-l,ivv> by in-  cie.isinu-the iiiuuhei ol diteclois to =even. '  The li.uirl'ci book ol the coiup.iii.v will be  clo-eil dining the rouiieen d.i.v- iiiuueilnilely  pieecdini;-ui h ineelin^.  Dated al Ri'vi'l-loKe. B. ('.. thi������ 17th dav of  Feinu.-il.v. A   P., 11HII.  ' .J. M. SCGTT. ,  isecretnij.  Rogers Bros.'  '    Knives, Forks,  ,    5poons, etc.  Ivvis c.ncfullv   e\ainint.ii ai.d  pniptilj fitted to llic liibt ei.lllf.-  ,. Fl���������; ci* &>  rasas*  ihij-in& j0 -s-**  the actual   value  of  his   property) Vancouver, B. C,  USE*^������Bzm!^>-  ROYAL CROWN SOAP  The Best in the World  Mail iu 15 Royal Crown Soup  Wrapper.-!, and in return we  will mail a bountiful I'icttire  mm 10x20 ; or for 25 Wrappcru  your choice of over TOObookd.  Drop ns a post card inking  for a catalogue of premiums  to be had J-TiKK for Royal  Crown Soap Wrappers.  Add ress  The Royal Soap Co.,  Limited.  FARM AND GARDEN.  A railway mini who is inteic-sted in'  a ranch in die Okunn^nn valley, inform'- ii-. it h t.he bent investment lie  ever made.  Various  opinions  are  expressed its  lo the qiinlity of the  wheat   grown in  llic Okiimignn valley.      Some contend  it is falliii','  oir,  Ovvinfj to   the .soil b������-  coiiiitij,'  exliuiisted,  mid   \\'.'O'beiiry,  iriiinitger   of   tlm   Vernon 'Hour mill  ."harcti this   opinion.      Others   again  nay the dcteiionaion   is  for   wiint   of  changing sefd  mid   they   point to the  Stepney    ranch     nt    Knderby    which  grows a mialiiy of. wheat  that cannot  I)-: beaten.     The .-mcccss of this raneli  ���������m a wheat-grower h "aid lo be due  to  tho attention that is paid to securing  good seed.      Mr.  1'rmgle, manager of  the   Columbia    ''"louring     Mills'   at  Knderby,   snyi   the    Okiinagan   will  grow ns good   wheat as  ever  it did if  the fn rm era will lookout for  securing  the best seed and change it frequently.1  Mining & Legal Purposes  Transfers, Options, Powers  of Attorney, Statutory Declarations, Proxies, etc., can  he obtained fit the  ..Kootenay Mail Office..  NOW IN ITS 391Ii YEAR .  The le.uluig iniuiii^   pel !.-.<h'i..d  of  the  vvoi Id, mill tin- M.oncesl ik1iuhi.i1 m'.iIT of  .my tecluu't.,il pubh. .uton.  ^ Suhsui|iiioii   S5.0i)   n   je-ir   (i icludin^  U. S., C.iu.ith.in, Ml-mciui piisuei..)  Sample copy free. Send for lluok C'alnlocue  The Enuinecri.no and Mining Jouknai.  261 llrondiiay, New York  [  Halcyon Hot Springs  *Sa n it a riti m.  Chamberlain's  rnllK MISDIUAL WATEKS of Unl-  .L cyon mi' tlm most curative in the  world. A perfccl, nal.tii.-il remedy for  nil Nervous and MiiMailnr diseasi"',  Ijiver, fvidney and Sloinach ntlrm'iit.s  and Metallic- Poisoniiifr. A sure cure  for "That Tired Feeling." Special  rates on all boats mid trains. Two  mails ai rive and depart every day.  Telegraph communication with all  parts of the world. An experienced  masaanger.  Halcyon Hot Springs  Arrotcr LaK.e. 3, C.  Chamberlain's Cough Remedy,  For, Coughs, Colds, Croup and Whoop. ���������  Ing Cough.   Price 25 ceuts; large size 50c- ���������  Chamberlain's  Colic. Cholera  and Diarrhoea Remedy.  For Bowel Complaints.    Price 35 cents. ���������  Chamberlain's Pain .Balm.  An antiseptic liniment especially valua- -  He for Cuts, Bruises, Sprains and Rheuma- -  Usui.    Price 25 cents; large size 50 cents, ���������  Chamberlain's Stomach and  Liver Tablets.  For Disorders of the Stomach, Liver'  and Bowels.    Price 25 cents.  Every one of these preparations"  is guaranteed and if not f ully satisfactory to the  purchaser   then  money will he refunded. THE KOOTENAY- MAIL.  ���������')/���������  ^ 11  CJTY COUNCIL  The, tegular   mooting   of  thu  City  Counii   took pi ice last', night, al. the  City   II.ill';. '] re out.  jMayni ' Ilu w ,  Aide, on V eld, McC.it to ,    o vi.-, *\ c  Leod, uml Aliiaii.iiiibo'n.  The repoil of T. h. R <liorts, mcchiin  icaI engineer, nn the llimie, d.im pmve  house and city, light pliinl'vv.is rcichih  follows:      h " '      '  r , "To'llie 'M.iyoi unci Aldeiinen of the'  City of iievelMukc. 1Yo'ur'Wors.|iip and  GoiilleniiMi,-Mn compliance wiih'your  lcque-t toiepoit in 'the eonditii'ns I  found al the llttine.'power house, mid  tfity lighT plan! J'beg'to sul-mit'llie  following: - - ,     ���������  Ti)i!itiNi;s and wiii:i:i,'oasi:.  The main shaft 'centie hearing i������ in  ,   l'.'id condition, owing to -want of Inliri-  "calion and proper, journal, box to pro-,  vent  granite s'anil   from  cutiiit}; ,oul  fhiii't. ' The,beaiiug has, lieen   retliieetl  lo such nn extent   that the' vilnalion  'lint-tcau.-od the'lacking of the lialanee  of  the   machine,   ami   has  developed  ...     i ,    <  'veiihiiOM-es  on   tint, account iu  othei  jiartb  of  the  construction.   This will  t necessitate   new   end " on   slnti'l  .journal Uix' (vvliieli  should   he  light, biUfhcd  with' suitable niater.a )  and self luluicating and M'p.ii.iling k>.\  applied   in   new  jouiual   ,lio\\     Thai  ��������� wheel   ease  be   st lengthened  diieeil.v  'under eenlie  beaiing of  ������hnft to pie-  vont  spiing of plates.    Tli.il a"piopet  tlirtisl beating be applied, to shaft  to  take (liiusl fiom night tos left  wheel  -which  -.will   ' necessitate   iucicu&ing  t]engili of shaft,  applying  llmibt beaiing   shaft. '   Tliat   a   fiiction.il   brake  i\ heel   be   put   on   main   shaft  new  i  WMt ei  blocking up, and will  eventually   reduce the head water in (lie Hutne/'- v  - 1 would also, iccoioincnd that a  spare armatine be obtained for'the  generator, and that all weiring'parts  lo.- the puipnsed new appliances be in  d ti ji I it'.i to.  ,J haw the honoi to h',go ltleinen  ' Yuii' b   iliedii'iil ly,  .      T.'L. KOUEIii'S,  '      ' ' Aluuii i n e i! E'tgin er  ,,Aftei a   s'nirt  diM'ii-^iiTiT' Aid.   \Ic-  CarttT ninvo.l   uml   Mil vMiinlinm-on  secniidid, (hat tho rep >i(7 !>���������   icfuned  10   (lie    I'liwec  iimlj Linlit'cDinuiittee  ���������villi full pottur to not anil ' ndu'pt   .Mi  .Kobeil'd   aiiiigoicioiis.      The, 'inn ion  I'ai'rieil iiiiiiiiiinnusly.     The committe  weie   also     nisi moled   to   sioc   that  cempniiiry   repiiiis   bo .inildc until the  engiiicoitVrep r; could be   n   iid out  The   cninini'tee   on     by-lnvva  and  liiulo licenses leporlcd tlmt thoy,'con-  ���������itleieil the piesent by-law to'be work-  ���������ng   Miti-faoiniily  nml   i\eoninieiuled  Unit no elm lifers, ut pio������ot)t Ve made.���������  Tlie report whs leeeivi'd ninl fried,  The quest ion nf umillier' ixliohiiiin  receivid   ciinsidoiiiblo'iliteu  licenllllt  Moi mm.   iinilt (he  eily   oli-iU-   vviis in-  >triii'teil    (o   at     once'   iii'vcrtise��������� foi  '    BETTER THAN  PILLS."  Tlie GjrruiinNium   Han Cored  Many a  ' C'nite of CynpepHla. ,  William II. Evarts used',to boast that  lie had never even looked into,a gymnasium, which was his way of saying  that in his opinion gymnastics were all  nonsense. 'Triple say (o me, 'Mr,  Evarts, you're hale and hearty when 0  you ought to, be thinking of ,-yonr  grave,' and they wonder how I do it."  Of course the secret of the halcness  and the heartiness was temperance���������  moderation, says tbe New York News.  No man who'goes to bed on a supper  of mince pie and Welsh rabbit, and  wake's up for a breakfast of sausage  and buckwheat cakes ami then spends  most of the day twisting from one side  of a desk to tlie other can long avoid  thc prescription of hot water thrice a  day before meals. t "Temperance'" is  one of the words that,arc ridiculed tin-'  til they impress themselves upon giddy  humanity with the effect of a branding  Iron.  1 Some linppy mortals like,Mr. Evarts  have no iNo't'orn gymim-shun, for they  ' IIml g.vnin:is,iio aiipnr.'itut,everywhere.'  | The .street Is their bull' nillo track; tl'io  two 'Mights   of  steps���������or   maybe, ten  For a Disordered Stomach.  "I have lii'i'ii'lioulileil Im miVh- linn  ���������vith indigi-'si inn ii in 1 m.ii|. sininiicli,''  -ays Mis. Small \\\ Cuius nt I.i*������.  Mass, "and lim-i-   Iii-imi- tnkint; Clunn  liei-btili'siSini  ll ,iiiid    Livei   Tnli|i-|s  which have Ix-lpi-d im- i-i i v innrli .i.  that nnvv J can cm many things i h,,  liefnie 1 could mil." If ynu It i\n .in-  tintllile Willi yniii' r-tiniim-h wliv in ���������  take'thi'si- Tnlileis, mid (!;.������������������( well? F,���������  sitk' by all di ug^i-is ' '     '  -I Did v  on ever .slop  to think thai  it  WEILER"  Htand-   for  good  icliable "��������� oils .'  Tenders for a Idocnss to Cut Timber on  Dominion Lands in tlio Provlnoa  ol Bri.isJi Columbia.  CB.\I.Kl������TKNI)i:il-.|iililifiMil intlioTlniui'i  0     anil .Mines  I'l'iinch    lii'iuiiiinuiii   nt   ih.  on   main  i-" fcinipoited    bv, "f-uitable,   foundations  (jnndi.inl   clutches,   itc- ,   of   suitable  ' .  fticngth and  ptopoition toehold main  t-h.ift when full lead is on wheels; that  .    iin bine wheels, where fitted' to train  hli.ift/be  constincteil  w itlt* t.ipcr\ lit,  about I in 20 cone, that  shaft' bo ic-  diiccd fiom tins out-boaid^iillicicnc to  '  a I low'tut bine whetd to be slto\ed up by  Ji.md to lit. ' When'tinbine wheel is in  jiropei,   lifting   (which    lil    must    be  ground) that a suitable key bo :ipplicd  ���������yviih    nillicient     di.tw    to . giutiiintce  vheelibeing held in p&sition.  ,-, ' " ���������" ,(''    T'V.VA.MO. '   -.,...,  'Pound, considoiable ^'ibration duo. Id  'faul'y fonndiitioii. '1'ioposc that-the  coneieto Foundation be continued, to a  Mutable h.cight. iticliuling ways foundation, .uiil. sccutolv .bolted to,,same,  "> that a jack'shaft be applied with suitable "be.iiiiigs^.uid foundation, "ai.d .ik  loose pulley in line fioin'tuibinc main  .���������-haft "pulley, and lis; lit pulley be  a] plied., Prom jack shah to dynamo  Mutable pullevs and bolts to maintain  speed icquiied b\ dynamo, lli.it _ loose  and tight pullevs on j.icksbaFt be Titled  with suitable shiLing '.lpp.ii.itus t(.  Iiansi'er belt at full speed, controlled  by tuibnie main shall pullcv. giving at  a moments notice to stop ;lj mniii. ���������  si.Us.ii in:.    ,  Fiom mfoi million   g.iincd   as  legauls  j-hish ice  J ��������� liinl it is not piactic.il   in  any way to  stop   head  water Ihiough  llume on powei house side of top lliuuo  gate; would nccn.moiid   that wa_tcu.be  allowed to coniiiiuotisly   How thtougb  ilumc  into'wheel   c.fse and  thiougb  wheels, vv heels bomg held in sl.ttion.uv  ei l'.dition by pioposed fiiction.il biakc-  which is lo be situated m a convenient  j csition inside powerhouse for opeia-  tor of d\ r.amo: that in the event cf anv  vi.ik   being  icquiied  to be done   to  iii.inc or wheel case could now be done  bom    power   bouse.    I    would    also  lc'commeiul that   the power house  be  put into belter shape as. legauls safety  fc>i   employees and  cleanliness, as to  jnachineiy, that power house be thoi-  ougbly jiainted   inside and out,  that  Fitirable bench  and   bench and   hand  tools be put in tool loom, and that all  t'ools used about   the plant  be put   iu  this   tool   room   and   ki pt   in   thoii  respective places; that all nil-  be kept  in .���������suitable cans vvith pioper stnppeis;  that waste and'inflainablc   material be  kept in ni.itallie box with cover; tha la  shelf be constructed,  the  top covered  with   galvanized   iron,  to   be applied,  without leaving any crevices for oil or  dirt   to  lodge,  for   holding  the cans,  above mentioned; that  no   inllamable  material   be  .kept in  any other   than  li metallic case;  that suitable rubber  stripping or tiling be used in convenient gangways about  dynamos, switch  .board, wheel case and the like, to prevent danger to life on account of slipping and falling on machinery, and to  insure insulation from electric currents.  , flights���������nro   the   lung  developers,;   tho  s-,nm   on j fl.eo .lm] v|mOi.0���������, swjlljr 0l   tlK. ���������,.,���������:_  ot  ihe  locent   li Id up of   J.'and (ho throwing out'ot the chest arc  .^'as good a-, parallel liars.        . ,  There tiro men somewhat ���������iatemper-'  I-       .     r     ,.i    . ��������� r '���������   ,    -ate in'their tennicrjinee, dis,nl,iviii" too  .,.,. h.m.11*   for 'the' pns.l.n.,. of nigb, ,������������������,,.���������  of tl|0 ^  ^ ���������,������,������-  pillrolm.iii       '" , ' u/  v Tbe cniincil also considered   a com-  iiusiilM  l >n roci Hid by Jlayor' llinwn  in <-r<ii nt'i't urn   vvitb'.'i   pinpi/std daily  mail ~sei vice   with    the   Tiniit   Lake  ilisti ie! and   weie  tuianiiiiniis   in v the  m.tttci', . aiub   will ...lake    ,i\\y  neoessaiy   in   eoiinectivii    w:ih    t lie ' ? Clls0 of< tli','l)(->I,:'il1 ������������d to, that extent  boa id of tiade or othc-i body to further  this o.i-l.' ft    r     "        ', - ,  'Aftei'the 'summaiy   ncconnts  weie  pissed.uiil oiileu'd   paid,  tbe coin.ci  They' crack  your knuckles when they take you by  tho hand; they pound .vou oil lhe back,  as If "a  fishbone were stuck, in your  . throat..and   say, "Iiracejup, old  ui.tii;  ���������you'll be round shouldered if you don't  ��������� take care."0 ,     ,  But thenars "tills lo bo said iii "favor  net ion , of ������Uio gymnasium���������it lias cured many  has made tho world siiceler.  In'ciiiil. uml nn.rl.rd on tli" unvotii|>t- "Ti-iiiIim  'hi- Tliiilici' Hurlh Nn :i7!l." wi 1 in* nt-i-hi'il n  'his I It-im 11 nn in urn II in*.n (in Wucliii'silin i ih'  ���������iili tiny of Apul tlli't.inr a llct'iHc iiiuiii i in')  in  lli-illi No  .'1711. (;uim|iiis|m(,' Sui-I Ioik I'���������'������ il, 7  ���������������!, uml 0, Tounsl.lii i|,.llaiiu'" 11. Wi'������l ������' I lie lli|  -li-i|(l.liii,cuiiliiiniiiKiin ill-en uf llsqui i-   nillir  mine or I- ������. ., , '  The l.'K'Mlill'nils ll nil ft- vv lilch n ll|.|'i|.u vv i I li  '-.siieil, iilrii ]i|.|nli.(| inniis ot |..nil..|.uml  i'iiv(i  i|������'. may be oil* nliii dm 1 lil- I). pin uncut or n  'IiciiIIIlu of lliu t'lOivu Tllilbci- /Vj-i'iil ut N'ci>'  U'c-i iiiliisier., , i  Kueli   lenilui'   nnwt  lie  iic"joiiipniiiiil   lij   in  ��������� ui'iiliil uli..que un a lImii n rc'l Imnl' In fnvmii  fll.e lli'iulv of Slin'cili'i' nf tlio Inii i- ..|-. fin  In- li mil of Hie bonus w Inch ilm iip|,Ileum, I-  .1 cpntcil In tin' foi'n lici use.      * '  No tender l.v U'loKiiipli will lie ciiti.|'iiiiiii..il.  ,   n;i(M-:Y ������. ickyk-s, -  SC'ci'i'tarj  '"liiii'lmcn1 of I lie Inlci'ldi'.  (I mi    I't-leiiM' v -il'l li. I!I1|.  A Ihrgr and cx|n;riunc(;cl orgcinization enables'us'  . _ to ; presi-iu style.-> notable lur effeciivenc's and'  i,       hiyh   furnishiny   qualities,,, at' prices    no    hiyher  than  the ordinaVy  kind  ��������� . i r  "   FUBNITURE,"(JARPETS,  CURTAINS^  WALL   PAPERS  Complete House Furnishings  Wiile for liir^o ilhisiraud'ciitiiliif;iie���������it  is ,fu-e and fiKoie-tinii '  3A/EILER BROS ;:.       .VICTORIA, E^  O.  KURTZ.& CO.'S=CIGARS  ���������    "   The Best-on tha Market/'',  E. B. EDDY'S  sir rnvHLns mniiERT rirpi:n . * -  Pie. ident uf tlio Cmiaoi i.ilnu P.ntv in'Criti-li  1 Cnllllltljl 1 .  tr'ir Cli.irlc llibboit Tupppi. . who  ucccwls John Houston .is urc-idcnt  ol llio ciai-iMv.ilivc |..irl\ m the jnov  nice cnines oi an o.utci n l.iiinlv who  have liocn activo in imlitics, and have  taken an active n.ut m "tiidinj; the  de������linie> of the' coiiscrv,itiv-o jiaity  tfu Ch.itlcs Ilihlieit was. n niomlicr ol  ihcl.iffl contoiv.tlive c.iliinet at 0t-v  tavva.ol which his f.tihor was picmier  -lie removed-to A'.uicoitvci four veais  ago luit continued to lopiescnt lus old  Xova Scotia constituency of 1'ictoti  Although lie .innounccd his letiicincnt  troni politics, the patty would nit  h.tv'c it. and elected liuii president ol  the piovinei.il conscivalive association. II i& gcnci.illy believed an  opening vvill ^shortly he found for him  to entei the provincial legislatiuc, md  thai he will succeed Hon. 1!. ^rcHiidc  at. piemier of the con������cnalive cabinet.'  Sir Charles Hibbeit ��������� t,ilce������ a loading  place in the legal iirole������sioii in Canadn.  - vDOING "A GRf������ATrDEED.'  How I'hillins Ili-uoks  Soliered   Down  -   ii Too Aspli-iiiKv \oiilli.    >  ' When Boston's sreatproacher,-Phillips I'.iooks, was a student \.i-college,  ho decided to enter tlie'imiiiisuy.    His  instructors "advised   hiin ' .���������ig,iiii's,i  tins,  step   because   of   an ��������� inipediniont   in  spoocli.    "The piofessois'li.td  all  tlie'  ai'giiinent on Uieir siilo,"-hiiul^ the la-'-  liiout. clergy man j e.us alter vvlion by  patient eltori lie'liatl sained contiol'of  liis���������voice.  "but  natuiMll.v  I   could  not  protest.'lor words'"niiled me."  T,o fins preacher's, suidy theie came  one d.i.v-' a ooutli. pliysic.tlly, perloct,'  anibitiouVl'or honor sin'il"looking, lor a  shoit ,ctu up the, road'to success lie'  intimated that,he wished to do some,  great tliiiig(beitei(tlian it could be done  by any one cNe ��������� ������  /Phillips- Brooks wrote rapidly up'oii a  piece of, paper while his visitor-was  speaking, scnlcdMt m an envelope and  then suggested that the note be read  when the man readied home. ,The lot-  tor-ie.'id: ''Stand,in the mobnliglit and"  yon will cast, a shado-vv. No man can  cast a shadow just like it."'-  The young man leahzed that the  preacher hud made Ins honest ambi-  ,tion seem ndiculoiis, but made another  attempt. On the original lettei lie  wrote. "Possible, but'l desire that the  deed I do bo of ���������benelit to niy fellow  men."'  Back came Uie oiiirinnl letter, with  those woids added: '���������I'lioii stand in the  sunlight anil permit the woikinguian  tocat his lunch in your shallow.''  IsUliTC'S OWN     '  KUHTZ'S PIONEISR       / (' j  KUK'IZS SPANISH BLOSSOM  .ue  IBiiiiulsf tlml can't Jie. bn.iien'.  '  ^l.AIDB HY UNION l,AROPi.  WOOD YARD.  >' 1 have st.ut.i'd a peMiiaimnl Wnod  Yard nn Tltu ;l si ii'i-t.^��������� W'n Ji-mv-|i 1st  experience J liope^ln be in .1 pn~ilion  Liis.itlslv ,ill I'.'ijim .-iiii-i,! s 1.1 eil-lniii  eis. J\li|l ,tiul ,( iniliv ivnil ��������� u|>11iu 11 in  any lungtlis.il i-i duc-ed'pi ices fni (,i?h-  ,   "'   1-8.. SAM NOV  ^  <$*���������.  ,           j  "KINC'I  :i)'\\'Ai{D" kkkis.  "IIIOADIi  ICillT,"  olXIs.  "K.\CiLK,'  ' JDIJs ,111,1 2011s. I  '     ''''VIUTO'lllA."  "UTVUi  CO.MKT." ,     o    l  FOK   SALE  . i                   -  'EVERYWHERE'      ,  ' ' p  - Are the. best that can be bought.  vDon't exporiment with other and inferior brands.  *   HOTEL   LARDEAU  I  ($������  fa  COMAPLiX  V(T>  "5-  V  XWFI2v^IE), GJER3ZO.  ������J  l^^if.  ���������    Well Furnished    -    Good Table <$?  'Best Brands of WINES, SPIRITS and CIGARS kept in Stock.  ",���������.       W. HAMILTON. Proprietor.  c$)   The Best house in Town.  /fa <���������  p r   <���������,'  j -.      c*v r.  ^REVELSTOKE, B: O  CHURCHES.  IMtCSIIYI'r.Kl.VN'.  Thc   Picsliytery   of  lv am loops met  All HiiiiiiciiH In  ii Sociind.  A second is the smallest division of  time in general use, and when we consider that in one jear there are about  31,o5S,000 of these periods it would  certainly seem as if it was enough for  all practical purposes. lint, after all,  a good deal can happen iu the fraction  of a second.  A light wave, for instance, passes  through a distance of about 180,000  miles in this length of lime. A current  of electricity lias piobably an even  greater speed.', The earth in itself  moves" in its orbit at a rale of about  twenty miles a second.        ,  A tuning fork of the French standard  vibrates S70 times per second lo produce the note A ou tlie .treble fetaff.  ���������   J) AM.  Your attention,, is culled, to tlie  accumulation of.logs and debrison the  fur side  of   the  dam,   which  is fast  in St. Andrews chinch Tuesdiiy night,  llev. Campbell, Cruvv and White were  present. Because of the shortness of  the time the business could not be  completed, and the meeting ml jonrned  to convene again at the call of the  clerk. The ladies of the congregation  were exceedingly kind in providing  rcfrcshni-nts, which' the members  thoroughly enjoyed.  Mr. -T. M. t Murray, of Manitoba  college, has been appointed.to succeed  Mr. \V. L. Parr, who has been Presbyterian niits onary here for tlie last two  years. Mr. Murray arrives early in  April.  Rev. Calder's subject for the morning is "The Martyr's Death." In the  evening ho will preach on "The  Christina Ultimate."  May  and December.  Our gre.u-grandfiithcts had a way of  announcing marriage ceremonies which  would baldly (mil favor nowadays.  Tho following cases iu point have been  unearthed:  "On Aug. 22, J7S2. at Bath. Captain  Hamilton, aged tvventy-el^ht, married  Mrs. Mouson. an aged lady of eighty-  six, but possessing rank and much  wealth."  "Robert Judge of Cooksborough. Ireland, aged ninety-live, to Miss Annie  Nugent, aged lifteen. llobert Judge  was an olllcer in King William's army  and was won tided ia the nose."  The ii"c-o������.eope a'lovv s th.it 1:1 the blctn1  ofeveiji-   .sairc-'iiTciii g f.ci:i,typl.oid '.i c  little genus can hi- found as shown abo-w  Mil') aic supposed in qcl into.lhc vvatet or  rnlk vs-c dunk     Tin- ^crcrnic? -uvu'tipi-.   sc  '.'.iiit  one   freiiii   is   c-ipable  of producing  iiiout one hundred .trillion germs in twi.ii-  t;-film   hours   , That is why if tiny f\er  t>tl into the water tupply of a town limy  nitilt.ply   so   fast   lh.it   nearly   e.'iijtodj  dunking the water comc������ down vv it'll  liic  disetbc.   'There  arc exceptions, hovvcior,  ,.1'd tli������_y aie the prisons, vvho>e liealllt i-  ic-rfict,  wliofe blood   is   pure,  and   livn  activo    When the trcrins tut into a heiiitiij  body thev .ire  tlnovvii off with  the olliel  poiso-is      Recent C'ic.igo statistic0 show  that onc-crghtli  of nil tlie  deaths in  the  past two vcv.i- in ll'.it city have resulted  fiom pneumonia. '  The bejt advice ������ c can 2ivc is to put the  both into a perfectly sound, l.call1 y coreli-  tion      Be assuicd that jou'have rich, red  blood and an active liver.  , .Many \ears afro Dr K V  Pierce, who is  consulting- surtreon  lo lhe Invalids' '.lotel  and   Su-srical   Institute at Buffalo. N   It.,  found certain herbs and roots which, vhen  made  into an  alterative cxtrnjt  (witliout  the use of alcohol), si cured to be the very  be-ot means of putting the stomach, I.cod  and vital orfrans into proper condition.      *  Tins seemed to lirur as close lon.iftoe's  way of treating- dtscase as it vi-.is pcs/t.ie  to go.     For over a third of a ceiituiy Dr.  IJierce's Golden Medical Discovetj has had  a wonderful sale  and  the cures resulting,  fiom its use are numbered by Ihousani.s.  It is a tissue-builder, better than cod liv er  oil because it docs not sicken lhe stomacu,  oi   offend   the   taste    ' It   .strengthens   or  renews  the assimilative or digestive  pi-j-  ccsses in the stomach and puts on healthy  flesb  when the weight of  the  invalid  is  re-di'ced below the- normal.  Accept  no substitute  for "Golden Medical Discovery."    Nothing else is "jubt as  good."  Dr.   Pierce's   Pellets   cure   bihousutaa.  -      ABRAHAMSON    BROS ,   PROPRIETORS. _. ^  Newly-built.    r First-claf������.������\in every rcpoct.      All modern conveniences^.  "    *   ,', v'     ' s'-       / Laigu Sample Hbonie.' ^   ;      i _'    ".-,'>.���������'.  -.    '.       ..      Rates SI.50 per Day    ,.     -,< >    Special Weekly-Rates..,���������     -'  Queen's'Hotel,  Trout   Lake,  under *sjime , inanagenjeiu. v  ORIENTAL   HOTEL  J f       1  ably furnished- with Lhe choicest the market  affords.       Best   Wines,   Liquors,, & Cigars.  i Rates $ i a day.  J".      .A-ZLIBIEIRiT  Monthly rate.      (  STOITE;  PSOP  Just Remodelled and Refurnished with all Modern Conveniences.  'Rooms in Suites witfi Baths and Toilets attached, j/uwtuo ffot  and Cold IVater, Inside Toilets on each Jloor, Gas Lighted ana  p       '   ��������� Steam- Heated Throughout:  ' J. C. GREENE, Proprietor,       -        GOLDEN, B. C.  Oddltieii of Lor*.  He���������I don't know liow it is, but I've  noticed It is tbe girl wlio puzzles nil  the other girls "what he could have  seen In her" who Is the first to get married.  ��������� She���������And It is the man that the girls  say they wouldn't have If lie \vere the  last man on earth who has his pick ol  all the pretty girls in town.  HENRY'S NURSERIES  -   3010 WcstiuiiHU'i   Road.  Thousands of Fruit and  <  Ornamental Trees !  COMAPLIX  CHIEF YOUNG,      -       - '    -     Proprietor.     - *  Best brands of Wines, Liquors and Cigars.  1 Travellers  to  Fish Creek w.ill find excellent  accommodation  at this Hotel.  Rhododendrons, Roses,  Greenhouse and Manly Plants.  Hoino-Gniwn mid ImiKirtod  Garden, Field and Flower Seeds  ' i  .     For Spring Planting.  Eastern prices or less.       'White labor.  Camborne Hotel  Thi'  best Dnlliir a Day  in ihe town.  DAVK OUR.  PropriHor.  Hriiiwi' ' 13.-.st  i nils i  ii nd  f \Vini-,  Cilililn.  Spirits  t Imperative.  Schoolmaster���������Now, Jones, give me  a sentence, and then we -will see if wo  can change it to the imperative form.  Pupil���������The horse draws the wagon.  Schoolmaster���������Now put it in the Imperative.  ��������� Pupil--Gefl apl-Chums,     . ' ������������������ ,,'ilEJ  . FERTILIZERS.  Bee Hives and Supplies.  Cut Flowers unci Designs.  Catalogue free.  M. J. HENRY,  ���������Vancouver, B. C.  P.  S & CO.  Wholesale and Retail  .   .   .   Meat Merchants.  Head Office, Abattoir and Cold Storage:  "^^att^Calgary, Alberta . iffi^S-"   -U1-- i-    -in-    ,
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THE KOOTENAY MAI!
f i
ARMSTRONG.
From our own Correspondent.       '
,  The Armstrong Brewery, will  commence' operation   next , week.     Thc
enterprise was started by Mr. Winkles
a  recent arrival from Germany.   Mr.
"Winkles was a  brewer in  one of the
largest Bavarian   Breweries, and that
���will  he enough   to assuie  his  fiiUuc
patrons of hii. ability to make llio'very,
hot good.s.    Besides  the brewery Mr.
/Winkle   and   Sons  lia.c  thc    Patten
"jv-incli on Knob Hill, and'have set out
" fscniic thoiiNind fruit houa.       ''      <
It is'now  an   assured   fact  thai   it
'branch of one of  the  large  banking
'   institution.-,, will open here inside of a
mouth.    Thoy  are to  build  a brick
-  block on llitilwnv avenue. ���
The-Pnrincrs Exchange arc shipping
out twenty carload, of potatoes to Winnipeg as fast as they 'can, be loaded.
This organisation has been of untold
benclit to the fanners of this vicinity.
There will not he a potato left in the
fcpring.        <     ,      -
The Ol.nnagon Creamery Association
aic kept busy. (Jie.ini ictnrns arc no��
on the incrca-c, nnd lhe demand keeps
yrentci limn ihe supply.     ,
The .saw mill has now two million
feet of log.- in thc yard.' ' Mi. Smith is
adding   a    bo.\-making machine and i
lath 'taws' to   his-aheady   extensive1
i
���plant. i
"    The   Armsttong   Dramatic  Co.  are
'icheai'siiigveiy haul in their now play
" Beu.iu-e" I  love you."   The ir-scivod
peals .ue a" sold.
One of 11 e linest lot'sol' wheat ever
(Iclivcied to tbe Hour mills is being'
<ti.ivn';n by Goo.'-bynn, of. Mullen'
J I, n- simply poilect, as haul as can lie
and weighs (ISlbs lo the bushel..' Mr
Lynn should feel highly pleased at his
splendul s..cee:.s in such a haul season
as the/.1st was.    . _
���    Sp.illiimchecn' Lodge So.' L3 -A. F
'and  A.   M.   received  an   odicial   visit
from the I).  O.-.CJ. M. Bro.'i Highnian.
oi_Yciiu/n,on Satuul.iy-.night last.
Itisi.ithei a.isli.imc to keep on al
pool Mi. Klh>oii about this dam at,
Long Lake when he, has other trouble
coining on.'ThcrcMs no appi-'priation
for Ins l-ulo g-iol at ,Voinon, and he
���will li'.ivu In riiis-ic nibs for Vullei,
McICelvio,  Timmins, and' Dr. Morris
Fnllei will not ,bc- able'10 Hop again,
as his old paily don't w.intUiim.
c Mi. .Mck'elvie V going to write a
book on ���'Pu.-oiicio I- have known,"
and l.i'tu a sequel ���' Piisons I should
have known ''
311 Tininiius vull never be able to
blacksmith again as he has eontt.ictecl
that i ti ed feeling after some.months'of
toil (') This ... what, he gets for watching all night and canvassing for Pi ice
all dining thc'Campaign. Ih. Moms
will be shy a little, ^io each month
Pooi president of the Vermm Conser-
vative Association.
Me-sis llauly. Wright and Co. arc
bin (ling a Itiigc addition to their
.m-fnoo block to accomodate their
lapi'Uy ineteasing business.
M.e=sis Maitm and Yonnrr, Otter
lake have sold their sawmill to r\ C.
Smith, ViMtioti.
Teiuieis will be soon called for
v liydiants ajul other hie appai.itns for
the town nl Amistiong.
WJ he OLmagon l-lonr Mills .ireuiti-
ning nislir .rid day trying t<> fill the
contir.in.it uish of oidei.-. This mill
ha= been  compelled   to  refu-e  export
s-niith of this place, who is on a MBit
to old England, will arrive early in
April in double harness, and will be
accompanied' by \ 'number ' of his
relatives. , '
A genuine ghost, from all accounts,
hits been for'some time ii'luyng high
jinks .round one of',the' houses in
Beaton, So "far no one has been'able
to lay it. It seems U. bo a cleanly
ghost after all, for nightly before
appearing in public, it swipes a couple
of Mis.- Anderson's, freulily laundered
sheets. ,     '
A petition from Beaton and Camborne, with over 300 names, 'hits been
forwarded to the Dominion Government through^ Mr. Gnlliher, praying
them to dredi/c the channel from deep
^���ater to Beaton, and to establish a
daily m'ail s-ervice in the Lutdcau.
A number'of wolves have, for some
time, been prowling round this burg.
Several appeared at Bui bridge's ranch
lust night. .i 4
A.'miniher of the Indies of Hca'toi.
have, organized a Sund.iy'school. The
fust session was held liistSiinilay~witl)
it fair attendance ' , ;
, The ladies of Beaton are shortly to
give a leap year ball. Each lady is to
bo allowed to - invite four ,fgentlemen.'
We expect is will be a grand success..
The proceeds are to be applied to-
waids tho piircliascpf an oigan for
the school. " rt ' '      ,
J. II. Croft and partners' have
organized a logging syndicate to
operate on thc south side of the Arm.
They send their logs down a snowslide
from the bench where it cut  into the
i   '   i
Arm. . ' >
Thc -various logging crews round
Beaton have been obliged to lay oil' on
account of the rain during the last
few days.
Teamsters li: d it almost impossible
to reach Camborne or Ttcut Luke as
the roads arc vety soft and the.bottoni
sceiiis to be going out of them.     "   c
It,is repotted that Harry Needham
of this place has been appointed
elcctiicia'n to the 'mills at Five Mile,
above Fctguson, and'-loaves tomorrow
to enter onrliis duties.
'. Maich 8th. '   ���
LUMBERING.
Okanagam Lumber Company's
Big Enterprise.'
On Wednesday moi'ning D. , J1.
Ryan, tho Toi on to capitalist who has
been associated vvith J. Shields in his
enterprises at Ashcrolt iind tCamloops,
went,, to Knderby in company with
Mes-srs. McCormiick, M. P. and Fow-
lei, M. P , to close tho deal lor the
purchase of the Katnloops Sawmill
Go's mills at ICnmlonps and Sicamous
by the Okanngan Lumber Co.' Thc
purchase includes the timber on
Sicamous lake and Adams rivei.
At Endeiby they were met by the
Manager of th2 Okanagafi Lumber
Co.. Mr. Hull, and the deal consummated.' The result of the deal
ivill be a big development of tbe
lumber ing business on Sicamous lake.
The timber from Shu=vvap and Adam?
ENDERBY NOTES.
From our own Corrospondont.
We are enjoying beautifully bright
sunny dayH under the iiillnence'of
winch the snow   is  fast, disappearing.
Apparently spring is at hand for thc
welcome 'notes of 'the robin already
have been heard.   *
Wm. Chester, wife and child, of
Winnipeg, bpent n, few" days in town
last week, leaving by Saturday's train.
During their stay here they were the
guests of their nephew, Geo. Bell.    '
F. W. Fowler, M. 1\,' fiom; New
Biunswick, Geo. McCormick, M. V:, of
Orillia, Out., Peter Ryan,' of'Toronto,
and John Shields, of ',Kamloops, came
in on Wednesdays train.    '    ' ,
,T. P. Burnyeat,' C. E., came'down
from Vernon on Tuesday and did some
work-re the proposed swing to be
placed in,tlio bridge at,this place. _ ,
'The friends of Capt. Cummings, an
old-time resident of this hection, were
pleased to see him again as he passed
through on Wednesday's train. The
captain is looking hale and heiirty,
and 'certainly appears to be .several
yeai�� younger than when he loft.    ���
E: A. H.-iggen, of HovclstokeJ passed
through  on   hit,   way   to  Vernon on
I ' I .
Wednesday last. ( >     ,' , <
Tas. Carl in, of Kault', and,C. F.
Cosleiton,. of Vernon, each paid us a
Hying visit last week. ���  ,  '
F. V. MoIVet, of the'Columbia Flour
Mills,'left again for the North West,
for the purpose of buying wheat.
,]'. ll. Michell,-mayor of', Katnloops.
vvas in town this week in the intcicsts
of'E. G. Prior & Co.' ,   - - .
D. C. llusbcl, of Calgary, is in town
Before leaving we understand that,he
will organize a lodge of the Canadian
Order of Fpresteis.   . ;   '��   ,     ,,
' On Monday, February the 2flth., the
Rev. J. W. Rosoninn passed peacefully
away at liis home at Mara after, a
lciigthy,ncijod of ill health. The'deceased was. 71 ycais of age, a native of
England, and has resided iiv tho pio-
vincc for spine ten ycais." Tlie funeral
took place on Friday, the lcmains .being interred in thc new Vcinon Ceme-
tety. besid'1 those of his only daughter,
who died a few. months since. Thc
deceased leaves a .widow and five sons,
most of whom reside in this valley.
.The roclc and piles for the improvement of the river bank aic now bsing
got out', and.if thc weather .continues
favorable the pile-driving' and rip-iap-
pitig will soon be commenced. The
amount gianted, -$1500.00, will only
begin tho work necessary ,-to propeily
protect thc bank, so the people of Endeiby should al once lake steps to petition for an additional stun for this
pni pose.        ,
Ceitain linnbcinien in thi-   part  of
the province have been   agitatine;  for
i
a. SiMiig to be put in lhe budge crossing Spallnnichecn liver at (his place,
so as to allow steamboats to pa--.above
Endeiby. it being claimed by them
that tlie river is navigable for seveial,
miles above thc town.
We are only ton-pleased to seceveiv
facihtv utiered to industries for their
.Sou-ti
'.Gounod
.Arioiij'inoiiri
 Ailanih
.. ..'Kislie
.Ooiiniiil
��� SoiiimcrM-l
KihIilt
i INTCIlVAIi���10 MINUTKH,
SiilccliiiM nn GrniiiO|ilionc
',     (l-VIlT II.) '   ,
, lJiniiofoi-iu Solo
Wnsliinjcloii Post	
Mr. Kiihl.tci! Wyutt.    '
S-niig
Maid of Atlicim    .......
' Mr. l'VIpp
Kui-lintiiin
A lliiiiilrcd Ycni'c. Ai4d	
'i   Mr.'I'nKiiuli
J I   ,,        '      Soiii,'
Slur of Hethloliem ,	
Mn. II. V. Alilm
i        MiinilolliiHolo
My Old Kentuolty Home...:   ������
'   Mr. Hiilerc
.   '   ,  Ti,iiior<iitc'Siil��
rNn/iuctli,nrniiiK('il l>J Smilli...,.
Mr. KiiHluue M'jm.11.
i   ' '       i SJ0||ir        ���
WinUT Uillaliy...   ....'...'..    ".'.'
'l        Mii-H Pi liweiigoirt
soiib'    a  .
Rrediii Old Ki-iilnci }    ,-������
. Mr. H.ti-iI liiii'.Iiin
S(ll|���'
Ml" lUllllllpli.^,  ' i r    ,.
!��    ' , Clod Save tlie KlnR.       'S     '' ,   '
On Tuesday evening':! full' house
greeted I lie Armstrong Dramatic Co.,
to hear tlieir rendering of the play
j'Because 1'Love You". The play nif-
e.Ncellent from start to' linish, and too
much cannot be said in praise" of the
way in which the dilVeient. chaiactcis
acted their,respect ivc 'jiarts
Wc deeply l egret that, the people'(if
Armstrong   aie'evi.lentlv   under  the
I I      * r i
impression that Enderby is siUempt-
ing to purloin their much valued
creamery. .In'jtuticc to ourselves'we
would iiist say heio, that your present
coricspondcnt has never m any way
lefericd to .their creamery, and tl at
the mistake must have, been made unintentionally'% some person who was
not a resident of the valley, a'nd'therc-
fore (lid not. know Unit the. creamery
was situated near Ainistrong instead
'of'Enderby. 'Enderby has ^ no ,desire
lo lob Ainistrong of herchiel industiy
but considers that her people Imve
good reasons to be p'loud ol their thriv
ing'little burg,���^for which "wis have
(hebestof good wishes-1���and should
they be 'acking in any thriving indus-
tiies", in the near future, we will'be
willing to lend them sonic assistance.
GRIP AND PASSWORD.
ki:vi:i.S'ioki: i.oooi: i. o. o v. '.
j, Ncct l(j the Ivooteimy Lodco A. F.
a rid A. M the Revelstoke Lodge I.f;>.
O F. is the oldest established fiion'dly
-society in' '���Hevelt-tokc. 'It. was organised in 1S90. Among its Hist
meinbeis' "were il." S. Wilson, .1. A.
Stone and .r. I. Woodiovv.     ,. ������
,��� In, 189S the lodge" built,tlieMmll on
Second Street at a cost of about-1> 1000.
This hall has'proved a pa.Miig'invest-
ment, the ground floor   being   utilisid
political:
\ In' a leet tiro at. Toronto Mr. William
tol-l 'the story of a little girl who
asked her mother whether tories were
born wicked or ' grew wicked.' ,The
neither replied'Hint they were born
��i ked sitid grow wiii'se.
THIS IS NOT EGOTISM..,
W- iii-lic'vi' vvr know our l>n- ni'����.
Om   lui-iiii'sf!  U lo   lii-lp you do viini
nsini.��s. -Wi'- supply ii|'-Iim1.iIi' bilsi-
.i-.s iiii-iiim, siikI iin-tho'l-. -iimiiic y
-.iving devii'Hh mid how to ii-i- lli.-ni.
I.OOSIC-I.KAI'"  I.UDOKH.
f/ii'isc I,--.if Fib's nnd L''dif"i.s wilh
���iliiii't. sp-i-i.illv! iiilnd. pi'iuti'il. pi-ilm-
.ni-ifcnul |iiiiichc-(l to suit, any styli': ()r
iiinilt-r. ' '     a      ' i   s
NOTICE.
To Carl ThnrViJornncii, Thcodor Tolloffcn an*
William' Allen or any uen-ori or portions to
' whom they inuv have a*.iKn<xi tliclr Interasb
in the Viillmlla (jroun unmlsLliig of Viking,
Vnllmlla, Odin anil iTlior minoral claimH.on
Illir creek, situate on Hie west, side of north
oriiiof Upper Arniw  Lake, Lanlcau Minlmc
Division. ,Wchl  Kootenay   Dintriet, Bntihhi
Coliiinliia:'"1    v. '   ,      ���'' "   .','''     ,'''''
- V��n aro lieretiy notlfled tliat-I, tlio  under-
Hiu'iiid, have ex|ieii(led for ymi tlii-t-mn of %&19
in lulor. iiiipiiivoiiii'iiWHiKlrecou'iiiirfeoHunpn
tlienald Vikimi. Valliallii.-Odln and lhor Min-
t-rul ela.mn, nnilei- tin- prov ihiniix of tlioMinernt.,
Aer,and if within nlni-tj daj-K from tliodatoof
iIiih noliee you fail or refuse to cuina ibuLo tho -
iifnri-Miid num. tnKether wilh all eiwU or lulver-
��iHiii(f. vour inti-ri-Ht m the said nuiieriil <:laini��
will iiu-omo the'pi-oiicrty of the iniderHiKiieA
iiikIui-hcoiioii I of the Aol enttclcil "An Act to>
Aniund I lie Mnu-ral Vet,.'I1XX).    ' i
Ilatid linn 2nd day of Decuinber. liKt't.   ,
1J."H. STAKKBV.
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TENOIVEM TKANSFEK FILE.
Kootenay cMail Publishing Co. Limited
ItKVELSTO' IS,  B. O. '.      *
Scarecrows.
The term is almost a iinsiiotner, now-n-
(lays. Foi the "century-liviiiif"crow^ hal
been schooled uy experience. The scarecrow- dosn't bcare'him. Investigatiiifr omi-
thologistb'say lh.it lie can tell a gun, from a
stick and cm count up to beven. Evidently
,the crow has
progressed from
the ignorance of
Ins ancestry.
,-Tlie'ciow is in
some things in
' advn'nce of the
human family,
There are sc.ire-
crows w h l c ll
scared" our
grandfathers,'
and which are
just ns fearsome
to us. In spite
of the fact1 that
.some scientific
i ir ves ti gators
say, "T here's
nothing to -be
afraid-of. -A
scarcciovv can't
hint you," the>
bnlkjOf men and
women still believe   the scare-
*4i$
\ljl(lllHl!ffl . cow- is a povver-
MWIN    Ifiil and destroy-
P(!JSr.i*..irig'fetish.,     .
..     "     ��� .   ,    ,   ,'    i-   This   attitude
is most marked in relation to certain forms
of disease.. In diseases of the lungs and
Respiratory'organs", for instance, it is the
custom lo assume thai there is-no cure for
jas. I. Woodrow,
\     BUTCHER.;,
'.c ��� c'.,
Retail Dealer l��s- '^^rrTm^a. ..     ., >.    ,
'. �� , '      BBBP,.;PORKp
, ^ ' MUTTON,;Etc.
' ' -i '        ' / r
Fish and Game in Season. -
AIlordei'Hpiomptly lllled. ,
..     ' ,���-*���>'
Corner   DouRlas
1 King htroets.
REVELSTOKE,- B. J!,.-��3
NO  BETTER BBEAD
( , f-
* "' f '
In'town than that, made -i('
. -at 'Smith's   J3akerv.  and   e
Cakes' of-r Every Kind , ,
Agents for- 'tlie Oli'hrated      ,/,'
MONSOON TEAS.   .   .
D'l
M.ASMITH&CO.v
Mc-ICiiii7.ii' 'AvemiP, Ri-vclstokc.    ,v
e: b. stonex,
MACHINIST  AND,. GUNSMITH
Opposite Cent nil'Hotel, rtcvclHtokc.,
Lut lie aixl   Gi'tiornl-Alat-hine Woik,."'
r. Pm>iii|i1|>    fixi-( iitcd. nJ'
TTJS/EE}    TABLE
S.S.   "Archer" or-S. S.  "Lankan!
  ��� '. '     u
Hiinniug' lietvveen   Arrowhead.   Tliomson'8  t
Landing and Comaplix, commencing UU. Uth,'
11KI1. will bail iu- follown (wealher pcimilting):
l.nave   Arrowhead   Tor  Thomson's I-afidinfc"
and l onijiplix tiucu daily aL tck. and Iok.
IjCavc Comaplix and Thomson's landing foe  ,
Anow-hend ivvieo daily nt. 7.15k. and HMSk.
Making clnso connootions  with all C. P. UV
tiiims and bout��. ' ; "-   ;
The owuoici rescrv-e the right to chango times
of siuhngs without notiu;. \       ,,      J-
���rillC FllKB ROBINSON LUMBER'CO. LTD."
Y. ROI1INSON,
. Managing Director.   ,'���
the cough, no help foi the hcuion hage, no
,is tho post-ollicc.'iliul the upper    iluoi I lie.iling for the lungs."   The scarecrow, Con-
,' '     i       ii       i'i p.       ' sumption, is set up, often taking the form
as a lodge room   by   tlie   jMasons., r-Oi-    of some mexpeiienccd and unskillful piac-
icsteid,   K'ui''hts   of   rVthms,,  OiangC-    tiuoner who di.iuei, hope or help  to the
'  .       f ���   ��� . MCtnn of disease.
men, Sous of   Knjilnnd,   anil    v.inous
l.thoi organisations.'!
The pre-Mint odieeis arc: 11 S.
Wilson JvT G , .1 A. Slone faecn.-t.iiy,
J. 1. Wood row tre.tsmcr.
Yet the Rcords go to show that stubborn
coughs have been cmed, lhat pet.ststent
licmorrliiigch li.i\e been slopped, and that
���weak lungs have been made stiong by
the use of Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical
Discoveiy.
TESTIMONY TALKS.
All the claims iu the world fur the curative viilues'bf .i medicine will not equal
SEE
Wing Chung's riiewly imported   stock   of- Chinese
��� <inci Japanese goods.
The best assortment ever
'������landed in Revelstoke of
useful , and ornamental
articles:
Tea s-erv tecs lTlovi or Potn
I'l.itdb ' '          Umbrella Stands'
Haskell- < Lunoli llimkets
('.me Ch.iiis Smoking .lackets
J land kei chiefs '              Silk Goods.
GOLD FISU
i
3*'ines( stock of candies and fiuit in town*
Front Street, Revelstoke
loons \>-i!l become "^he centre of a i.irgc i r,,
lumbfrint; lnrhistry.
The ih al v.ill not   cl.uh  in any w,iy
v\ ith the   coiiipanv'-   projected   entor
'f>i- ,n;r-.'st?5ji
tlmhi-r ' i     ^^i-er-^c
nninir   .    ^s
onlei-s ovfinj.' to the incioa.'oil nViii.inri , ,���iae al, Enderby. ivbirc iIk-   hi-a- mill
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steals a hall ton at  -i   Iced,   and   niies ' reinifd   lo   con-iidoi'
three btickuti of milk daily.
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Ciillllilbl i \ I
he   sill In- won I i'
own   p.u 13   if tin y '
the   lijrlit"   nnd
interests of   Uritish   ColtenFiia in this
matter.
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hliort of luc.ilh , in fact, ccjulil h.iully uel my ,
bie.itli at nil soniutiiiics. I {liail o.-iuis in my
chest ami injia hunt, also had (Kstii.psi.i_
I.'cfoic I took" your 'Golden SIeilic.il Discov.
civ' anil ' l'le.fs.uit
1'cllels ' I u as so
weak, I could
nol sweep a loom,
anil now I cm do,
n small vv.isliiue; , I
woikcd m the "c.ui-
niuic f.ictoiv tins
Inll, anil I kel ^ike
n new peison I
thank lhe yooit
l.oril, and nlso l)r
l'teice loi making
tins tjootl inclicine.
I believe tli.it the
I.oul and >om miil-
icme li-ive s.iicil my
life. I was sick over
two }i..iis ' I look
tlintccn lioltlcs of
Hie 'nolil-.il Medical Disuovoiy' anil
lour vials ol "Doctor
1'ieicc's l'cllits -'
There is no al"
cnliol in "Oolckn
jVIedical Discov-
i ty " and it is entirely fice from
n \> l n in, cociiue,
anil rill othei n.ir-
COllCs.
SniiietiiiiL-s a
dealei will offer
a substitute for
the " Disinverv,"
i l.iiiuinic it Id be
' ill si ns cr(,0(l_"
'Ihi- substitute
pavs li tin nunc
piolit, Hi.it's vvhv.
Proliet vuiiisclf
from uiisciiipul-
uils d 1 ale i s |>y
nisi-tiii^c on Ui, I'ierce's Golden Jtcdical ���
IJiscovciy
31 GUSTS' WORTH
Of know led','', wouldn't amount to much,
vnn'd think    Util for justjt cents invested
in om -cent st.iinps (to pav e\pense of niail-
int,' tm/j ), vou cm nbl!iirr"kiii.vvledr;e which
it has ilikcn liiiudi(.di,of years and inillions
of liioiicv lo .leqinie     Ur 1'ieiic's Coiiiniori
hi-iisi. Medical Adviser covers the field of
iiiidiiiue and   li_\';icne   fiom   the   day of
Calln t" tin |iitsciit hour.    The tooS panes
of this }!i..it iioik aie full of facts vital to
liii-i'.iii  hi-iith  and hapiihiess.   The book
us iriveit away, being pent entirely fiee on
^ctupt of stani])<i to  7J.iy expense of cits-
lloris and  mailing only.    Send 31 one-cent
,JTlamps for Hit book in paper covers or 5c |
jjV-nups for the cloth bound book.   Address
&&)    K. V. Pierce, Buffalo, N. Y.
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' l'\tr s-.ile hy all ilriiijufists. TEE KOOTENAY MAIL  ��������� ^  WINTER   SPORTS:  ^  Reminders of the Good Old Days of Revelstoke���������Ski and  Snowshoe Clubs.    ,     . .    , '  - i , ��������� '  While Hevelstokc has gone ahead in, liu&incss and population it  has not kept pace in tho matter of spoits nnd social iccieatioiis. in  the good old days, of the last decadefKevcls.U>ke had its'snmssh'oe and  ski chilis,and its tennis chili with o\eellent tennis lawns. Nnw-a-d i\s  these pleasing oigiini'/iitioiis of foi met yeais'hav'e been lorgotten, In I  theie is no leation why they should not he icvned. A .snnvvsln c chili  md a .ski cliih might well he icoiganiscd loi fiitnie uintuis. The Inl-  lovring illtistiation.s'will give a, good ' idea, ot the happy incidents nl  these oigani&ations m the past.���������  JINGLES AND JESTS.  'i  1 Fate of n Cotvuril.'  "Don't   you   kiss   me!"   she   cried   as  sh<)  (sprang fiom his side  "Why, I had no such thought," answered he. ii        ' ' ,       '  Now, forgive him she could had he kissed  her���������and would��������� ' ,  But   to  say, the   temptation   he'd   calmly  ,������      withstood '' '  Was too much, so she "shook" him, you  see. ,  I  play  Have it .new and up-to-date"  Get good paper and workmanship by steam power  'Get.your,"Printing done from '"'        'r\ f   t       .'  NewType  .'on New Presses  IsTo niatter what class nf .punting you recptife we cm do it for, 3-011  '    ' i .S* r r * '  / ' Loose Ie.it accounting systems a specialty ,  The Kootenay Mail Publishing Co.,  ���������      -    -*   '���������      Limited. (     .     "  ���������      >  - REVELSTOKE,B. C.      <      "���������  THE CITY EXPRESS ?*m*.  - E. W.'B.Paget, Prop.  Prompt, deliver) of parcels, baggage,  etc., to any, part of the City.   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Thc fostlso K0,u Ih dining"  'On the tin c.in In (ho lane,  And the oikhm'.Ki IiuIoi's gilndlns  Once moie his timeless sluln.   '  One tiny ������������ near an ulstoi  thick  And tin next day a dustcii thin,  All of ii I,iuii in notes that stiiing  Is beginning lo begin.  Not   I!.-:lnl>K'.  ' a  The Daughter���������Jack promised that If  I accepted him he would mend<~hn  ways.      ' '   -T"  Tho Mother���������Humph! I haven't much  i faith in'this roiuilrniy done while you  Wlllt. r '    '  Victor   Ilus-cr   \n   DraniarM.  The. Dashing liriili.inc.i of IIu ..-s verification blinded  many snect.i  na for  a btlcf season anil  preiented'i tost of  them   Ironi   seeing   what   ua^   made  pliiin  al   Mat   bj   an   analysis uof   the  plays m [nose   Mary Tu'dot. toi example.   When rro ���������:oi^eous|,\  euibi ndpieil  <jsiriiii>lil d.apeil the nioa-'i'i ske'eton, rt  was not difficult to disiover that Victor  IIti'40 was'ti'ol  a  Ki'cit di ini.ciL poet'  "of   the   race   and, liin>a<;c>   ot i,.Sh;ike-  hpeare.'   A front poet lie was beyond  all (juestion. peril.i])s the Kteati-st jioet  of the centiii'3.  but hi> gift  ������:tsjync  and not dramatic.   Ue was'n, l.\rlst of  incDiiipatable \ if.ur. v.i.iet.i   and  sonority, and :tb a lyric be hail olten an almost epic amplitude ol   usion'   A.s  a  dramatist his outlook was naiiow and  petty.   lie could not lomene boldly .ar  lolly' tiietne.'treat nif;   it  nub  ihe  im-  failuif: simplicity of tbe iiia&teis. , Ills  subiects  uere   lacking  iu  nobility.  In  dignity, in statellness ' Ills plots were  violent and e\travacant, and lus clmr-'" T  iiLlers were ns forced as his situations.  'The poetr.i   lo be found in his plays isi'  external i.itbei  Ihnn intein.il.   It is almost an'aflerthouirht.   Undei  the lyr-  leill'Mrapi'iy  si bl(.-h  is so dc(,o live  at  lust  theie  is   no  more   than  a   melodrama.���������Blander  Matthcus  m   Atlantic.       ' ,     '      ->  'A  A Ilncc Trnc-lc Reflection.  Some folk nho a're c.uelesa and slangful,  I ween, > '  In  speiikins of money will   call  It  "long  Bieen ' '  Fill    People    uml | Per'tnlrnllon;  Fat iirople .tie less abie io u-sisi Uia '  attacks of disease, or'ihe slunk of m-'  Junes  and  opcr.ilioii-  than1 the  niod-  ' erately tliin ,In oulmitii eveivlnv'life  lliey   ate at   u  decided   (llsndintnaire.  '> The Heal Cniine. ���������'  -  Nervous Old Lady���������Your horse 'seems  afraid 'of automobiles.   ; &  Farmer Chinwliiskers���������Shucks,' no!  It's the fellers in tho '{joggles steoriu'  'em lie's afraid ot!-    " '\  'And  thc bookmaker gleefully S>i~ris as I ' Tllt?il'   < (".pirn for j    nuiM-lis   uumot   so  pass. N       ' a |.ea.sily act   Tbeirhe.ut is olten h.indi-  As if he were ready for mowlns the erass.    capped  b.i' the' deposit  on  il   and  x\\a  least exertion tbmsis thein 1nio n per-  spuiition > ThisMast faet Is euriatibly  niistiiideislood. It is almost uiiivfts.il-  Iy looked, upon as an actual "nielunij"  of the stibcuta neons fat anil Is cutisnlj  ered to be, nature's method of getting-  'lid of the sitiiei llliitv   ��������� ' ��������� ','  jj-Rut this Is not coirect lor in spirp of  its greasy apiieaiam e siseat oul.s  contains a'trace  of tatty   mait"i.  lately,  more than .01 per cent, and this comes  of couisevfioiii  the cells nf'the 'sudoriparous glands and prim.iiily troni'certain ionslitueiits in  the blooil    A  person is hose lunlis and both nie lOieied  wilh adipose tissue is in tlie position of  a  man  can iing a   lie.tss   bin den and  too warml.i clothed -London Hospital.  An Old Snj ins- DlN|irored.  A miss is as good as a mile, they say,   .  }Eut tho real situation just this Is:  A miss is much better on any old day, '  And I'd las'ish my kisses ,     i  On miles of misses. '    C  But comparing the two makes me smile.  For ssho would go kissing a mile?  <   Chilli Tnllc.    '  Ethel Do Sble���������Pa calls his nightdress pa la mas.        ,l  Wilfred Do Stylo���������And I suppose ma  calls     hers    majatuas.' <  Shakespeare   Revised.  "Noss   r00j (]iK0btj0n uait on appetite,"  , lie said on Liuuring the swell c.ifo.  And goodlyfsiealth must isa.lt upon themk  both        ' ,   . ^  He found when he learned what he had  to pay. n     <        ���������  ^   So   nine-rent.  ",Tom���������Have jou ever met a perfect  woman? '        '  Tim���������Xo. But I's-e met lots of "perfect ladies."���������New Orleans Times-Dein-  ocrat.     ' c- - _a,   ~      "  41 '>  m No Reftretf) Fop Ilmnlct.  ���������" There once was a* nighty young Dane  '.Who thought that a madness he d fane;  ,      Ho ssas dismal, yet chaffy.  And all thought him daffy"      ,.  And  ss inked  svhen  thev heard  ho wai  slane.  ���������    Diin'l   rip  Too   Bv.icl.  Don't be lines ei seliiim people right.  Theie is ;i hnnsi'liolil Iteinl siith a m"in-  or.i loi dales nnd details s\ ho cm never sit still 'and lien pii'i s.iy that bi������  went dossil toss n on .Miiml.i.s at S siiih-  out loiieiliug the stall ment with tho  iemail: lhat the bom ss is li.ru past If  ma in ti- i h.ipp' ns to allude to Cousin '  .lenn.s's' sisit as nis-tn^ nnuiied list  Tliursdav. 11ms ss ispliUe liiipej*otiation  of "iueui.Ki i ni ei puses ssuh the statement that it svas riida.s. nol'Thuisdjy.  is hub In ought Cousin .lane      *  A dozen tunes a' das p\T=per.itin;  frictions ,iii" i a used by 'needless collections ol tins soit rofemna to niat-  teis sslieie e\.uiness is not leills-iin-  periifne, tbe nil airs m oni'stioii being-  uiiirupor taut nnd no violation of liulh  being lor tin .nst.int Intended.      >.  \An  Acquired  Taste.  Tenderfoot���������This lynching is awful,  isn't it?  Bon/me Rob���������Naw. " It's"easy-when  you get the hang of it.  IIoiv It Happens.  A widoss-er came fiom Duquesne,  Who sis ore he'd ne er marry aguesne,  But a ssldosv so chic  Caughl lus fancy so quick  A minister soon made them tisesne.  All Tor I.ove.  Roddy���������W'y  don't  yer   never wash  yer face? i  I'ete.s���������Sh!   I v.ant me goil ter fink f  I'm a chauficur.  I.nhor  SniiniA- Soup,  "Soup too hot?    Well, it's this way."  said the waiter nt the table d'hote tc,c;-  tauunt as lie mess coirlrdeiiLi.il     "The  chef loiind  that  he svas  tinning shj.  and. as  he didn't  ssant to make nny  moie. he thiess in a lot of pepoer so the  guests siould be s.ttisiied -.ulh smaller  poitions      1 ou  see,  if  he  hadn't,  the-  j hungi i  man'is bo comes in late isould  I bo complaining about tli������������ stuallne������s of  | the poi lion s(i|iP(l to him     A man sstil  be sidsfied  ssnli  a  t'>ss   spoonful*  of  consoinitio when it's as hot as tabasco  sauce "  'there are tucks even' in tbe chef's  ti ado.  Al&rnnriiiiii   Verbal   Heirloom*.  Theie  me   1"1   ssouls or   Vlgnuiiiiia  derivation   in   the-   Lnglish   language.  Her Face.  There is.is ax maid,  Tihoso name waa  v Hose,  She ssont out for n sill.' ,  Her hair It ssas a golden bronze,.  Her face a little pale.  [ The Algonquin* occupied a eons dera-  An Awlvvrnrd Situation.  Clara���������Why that Hush of embarrass-  ment as you left the room?  Clarice���������Sh! Tho clock on my stocking has run doss n.���������Smart Set.  Wherein   She   TuIIm.  A ss-omnn may do some things very well,  But she can nes-er equal a man,  For a siono at a hen she cannot propel;  She isn't built on that plan.  hie sect ton oi this con tins hefoie thesis ere asked lo move on. and some of  the veib.il he.tlooms the.s lelt us aic:  Chipmunk. ,liu kois. lioniini. menhaden, mociasm. moose, riiiigv ti'ep. musquash, pemtiiicau pet simuinn.s papoose,  po'ne, poigv possum, possssoss. ritc-  coon ������ s.-inip, skttni;. smiasli. sipiass-,  succotash. Tammany, tailing terrapin,  toboggan, tomahawk, totem, svtjssaiu  and isoodclmc-k.  CARIBOO.  The coming season promises to all  an instillation of new life and progress in Cariboo. The lieaiy snowfall  V,ill give ample uater for liydraulic-  ing. J._B. Hobson, manager of the  Cariboo Hydraulic, expects to start  the season's operations at Bullion by  beginning of April. The company  have added the Victoria Hydraulic  company's system to their equipment,  giving   an   additional   5000 inches of  water, anil they will .spend $2a(),0l.)0  on a ne������ water supply involving con-  stiuction of 17 iiiilesorenii.il and tInlaying ol two miles of ���������18-iucli |iipu.  LUMBERING.  It is es minted 500,000,(100 feet, ol  luinber isnb cut by liiiliuli Colunrjiii  mills last year.  W. Y. Johnson, of the Commonage,  Vernon, is starting a saw null at Long  Lake. The plant is supplied by the  Port Huron Co.  Sow They  Don't  Speak.  Ethel���������Yes, I won Charley at a euchre  party.  Ernie���������Indeed! I hoard that you were  awarded the booby prize.  Had   Done   III*   Il.-Mt.  "I don't know ss by it is." s.iid the Indignant tavpajer ss ho had been tiymg  in \.1111 lo base bis assessment ieduced,  "but I can't eien get a hearing"  "Perhaps." suggested his fuend. "you  don't stand In svnb the oilicelioldeis "  "I stand in line an hour or tsso every  day. If thill's svb.it you mean, and it  doesn't do a   bit  of good."  Too  Short.  Two nines of baseball men, you see.  Are Just eighteen, no more;  Yet si hen they come together we  Keep talking of "tho bcore."  XiO\c  nnd  Lncre.  Nell���������Yes, It was a love match.  Belle���������It must be a pleasant tiling t������  be rich  enough to marry  for love.-  Spcnklncr of Sonar Bird*.  I'm rather glad that In his ark  Brought Noah nightingale and lark.  Delightfully they trill and sing,  But chicken Is the real thing!  ���������New Orleans Times-Democrat  Too  Ilnd.  Johnson���������How did he go broke?  Jackson���������Bent on pleasure.  A   Ten   I.eiciMid.  One ancient legend s.ii-s that the virtues of lea ssere learned bi incident by  a Chines" monarch. King Slien Nung.  "the divine htisiianiliuaii." si ho nourished forty centuries .mo nnd who in  boring ii.tterovet a tile made liom the?  tea branches on which the latter still  hung allowed some of the la'.ter to fall  into the pot  The   rolyarlol   Jlenn.  La Montt��������� It is ".ulte an Inriovatloa  for that cafe proprietor to has-e his  menu in English. French nnd Latin.  La Moyne���������It's economy. When an  English dish Is left over, he gives it a  French name and if It Is still around  on the third day be changes It to Latin. ������*rNji/J)~ r w���������.ir*^u^,,L,*)  uirMT-MB'-i* j**������  .( jffl-A -UiittT'S ���������*���������**-"  *������M**ctii-ftj.>r*i<*'������vw^  THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  Cough  Medicines  , l'n '  All kinds, All Sizes    '  c. ' ' 1 '       "  just opened at  the       *  i  CANADA DRUG &  BOOK GO.  REVELSTOKE,  B. C.  Local and General.  Piicc   Klli=i>n   is  iiri.tnging to s-tili-  'divide hi* l.iri;o estate near Vernon.  A iiiostiKlon in good state of preservation   is   ti'poitecl   found on Quart/.  1   cieek. 'Yukon. r, '  '' D    Hietr, inteiidsMii.iking additions  ui tlio'oamiaiiiini hotel at' Banrl',  in  " v^lvintr a cos.t id ���������'foO.llOO. "     ,"   '  A .Mcl'liail. loimeili of   lhe   Dominion Express oflice at RcvoKtnko,   has  licfti .���������i|'i>"inii,d mea'sengoron   tlio   Ai-  rowhe-ad branch  <���������    CM  bihiioti'. 'of  Vancouver, and  I)   Y. .Wort, of Feune  have leased   thct  Vancouver, Isl.ind.rel graph lines fronii  'the (liniiii ioti govei ninent.  J. Cu-i-aii. of \Iis������Von. was badly  mimcled hy his hmses becoming un-  r.-itiiaire.iblc. They trod on _ him  fiactiiiing ''his "shoulder-blade and  breas* bone.  On, Monday tho little diuigliter of  Mr. and Mrs. G. IIobf'V,svns attacked  by a l.ii-ue clou belonging to^ V. Coison  and' sins"'knocked down and bitten  about the arm and shoul(ler_before  beinc i-psr-uf.,! In- E. E. Acluii.  As thc iCotilD of cxposui cs din ing the  lust, .-Ossiim. oi the lugislamry the  ���������Goveininctit .no taking (out the dam  nx, Long Lake nt Yernun.a nork which  Intel lii'cii earned nut n the ,H'com-  inenil.itioii ol I'i ice I-'llUon. il. J'. I'.  The oxpie-ss sen ice on the rf ami O  lino is exceedingly bail. On Wednesday rnpoita nt1 pnicejs foi Armstrong  and Yuinon were 'carried on to  Okanagaii Landing, and not delivered  torn day later than tlrey should have  been.  in the chest caused it considerable  is'.onishnicnt, but the hunter svas  more astonished to , find himself  attacked by a second panther. He  piomptly sent a shot into.,this one's  shoulder and'it there-pon made oft'  leaving him to deal with number one.  A second shot 'in the head settled  matters. 'The increase in these  animals in this nciglibotuhood has  been marked of late and thc remains  of deer tell their own tale." ' " '  - Caiit. Cuiniiiiiig.s, who used to ply  the ste.unqr between the Xinth Thompson,anil Eiicleiiiy, 'has' returned after  an absence of tlitoc years in the east,  to settle on his'ranch at Armstrong,  .mil has brought his .bride svilh him.  The gieaiest' change in the capt. is  his conveisiiin lo gameyisin while  in Ontario, and he stumped a section  'of the old province with wonderful  elVect fur his new-found political friend.  The capt.  declines  the, 'conservative  ' '.  paity appreciates his services'so highly .they siant him lo return ?inil stump  thu country for theiu,at ne\t J)o-  liiiiiinn elections, when they expect,  as the result of his persuasive oratory,  to siieop the country. rSonif libcials  in the Okanagaii Valley aic unkind  enough to suggest to their conseivative  friends tli.it they might do uell to get  the Captain to do a lillle stumping in  13. Cbo'oie he returns east.   ,       '_.  Businessl'ocals.  Ladies &ccuritv buckle back combs  at I3eivs' Drug Store  Reselstokc and Trout Lake city  lots for sale.   Al. X. Comsicr. , -  0. G. Sweet intends opening a real  estate business in V.crnon. (  Read C.,B. 1 runic & Co's. advciti&e-.  tnent on fiist page. >  The St. Leon I Cot Springs has been  opened and is now ready to accomodate visitor's, ��������� < ,  For sale, cheap, second-hand-base  burner coal stove. Apply at Kootij.vav  Mail oflice.    '  '   "    '  Sponges" all sizes and price" just  opened up at" Canada Dru:j it Hook  Co- ' T.    C ,    .-      ',-_  Yaneouver has increased its license'  on transient" .traders to "$2.50, ]ier  annum ���������. p.ivable in advance,- and  hawker's licenses to $25 per week.   ' >,  J.ewis liios-. rep( rt' lhe sale of  Mori is Andor-sn's prope.ty on 3id  Street to I). Anderson.        , ?, (  Tr.ivelleis lisitin'g Revelstoke will  find the best accomodation at the  Central Hotel. Abraharnson', Bios, o  When you come to Revelstoke hail  thc Central Hotel bus to take you to  a good" hotel. Abraharnson Bros.  Props.  The barbers of the city have adopted  a new schedule of prices is ith an increase except for shaving.  Sec , Bens'    batnain    'uindoiv     of  shortly on i a  visit  to  her parents at,  Oregon. ,    '''   ;     '���������  , ���������    ;,  E. L.  Grimes has "been   transfcrcd  from the  Sicamous. branch , and   will  i i  now run to Field.      "'       .  H". 'P. Jones, real estate .and insurance agent, will leave shortly for -the  Poplar Creek country.     ,  It. II. Sawyer and J. B. Scott made  a flying trip to Moose Jaw last week  returning Sunday. ' t '  Duncan ltoss, liberal candidate" for  Yale-Cariboo, returned Tuesday from  a trip through Cariboo. ' i ���������  ijlrs. McMicken, who has been on,,a  visit to her daughter, sJIrs. J. -h  Cressman, returned home Tuesday. '  At thc meeting, of the .Epworth  League Monday, Miss Smith gave an  address on the value of the individual.  E. L. Kin man returned "Monday  from his eastern trip and will arrange  to start his big logging contract at  Trout Lake,as soomas possible. -Mis.  Ivii'.-man is remaining at St. Louis for  a time.   ,   ��������� i,     '   o.   ������  THE GREEN ROOM.  Mar. JO,'" Miss Pauline Johnson, and  Mr. Walker McRac."     '" .        1  Well Again.  The many, friends of John'Blount  ,n ill lie pleas'ed to le.ii'ilr lh.it'lie has  entirely recoveredffrom his attack oi  rheumatism. Chamberlain's Pain  Balm cured him after'the best doctor'-  in the town (Monou, Intl.) had failed  to give relief. The pVompt relief from  pain which this- liniment affords is  alone worth many times its cost. Sold  by all di uggisls. r   , ���������  Celebrate Anniversary'of Their  >   ' Leader./  Last evening (he members of Revelstoke Independent Band'* showed tho  esteem j in - which they hold their  leader. Ii. II San yer, by celebrating  his fifth niiiiivci.s.iiy of o'flicc uitha  stijipoi' gucn in cbeii rooms, iii id to  which invitations ",wcrc extended ^ to  pjist inenibei-s residing in - lhe city  together with" a few guests,' including  Mayor Blown.     ��������� '  '  About two dozen i ii - .i II "fci.it. down to  tlio long table at the head of which  presided Uonoiaiy 1'iesideiit "Robert  tloidon. On his. left sat Mayor Brown  and to his light. ]MesSis.'Sawvcr and  Ivnapp. it being underslood (hat the  latter expects shortly to sever his connection with thc oigani/ation - by removal from' 'lie city. President -E.  Edivaid.s occupied a seat at;'thu opposite end of the (able, (he remaining  iiieinbeis   filling   in ,the  NAKUSP.  From Our Own Corrc^p-ind ml-.  We are having very niiiiy weather  here the last' few days-. Our snow is  going'fast.       '        ,   i "  ��������� On account ,of the Biaindaiytrain  being held'for slides the Ko-aonay did  not hi rive hero until li HO today..-  Theie, is some talk of a dance to I c  given on 17th of Maich by the QiW-  rillcClub.'      .i ' '   "...  Mr. rMcIvinnon. svh > hits been.woil -  ing for some time in Ihe ship y: id,  brought'his faiuily in,yesterilay. >  L. 'O'Neil, who has been working  here ii> car insiieclor  for thu C. i*. li.,  T.  on  this week   to  work' in jhe 'i-hip y.nd  . ,    c  ihcio. ' , '  . The Presbyterians intend giving a  weekly Sunday service heic after the  lirst of April.  ' Maich 8th. '   ,     V  is"ab(int (o leave for Calgary,,N.. W,  Dave Bulger came  up/ifroni Nel  ENDERBY.  t IT. Webb .Wiight'lias a lino hotel in  the Enderby house. It, is (it) ft. oy'2I  ft. and-'has; 20"rooms for -p"blic  accommodation.. Mr. Wright i.itund-,  adding len iiioie roon'isiand a-'billi.ttd  rcom (luting the coming spiing. '-Ml  Wright is one of the- pioneers'of the  district, hnviiig come in with C. P. Ii  cotis.ti ttction in'I8S4. and has stayed  with the district ever since.  Mi. Halo, manager of thc Okanasaii  Lumber 'Co., intends putting up a  piivatc"residence this spriiigV.JIc has  already done much to bring ptogtess  to Enderby, as he has brought in 13  families from New Buiiisnick to settle  ,    o  lieie.  Xine  houses     are  /���������  heady  new  ai ranged for.  Tho Okanagaii Liiinbcr'Co.: expect  to'have their new null running by  A'jirii 1st. "���������  ���������        ' ,  ��������� In addition to the Okanagaii Lumber Co's AI ill the gie.it, industiy of  Endeiby ,is the Columbia,' Flouring  Company's mill.' v"  souvenir china, anv niece for 2oc.  Invitati.ms are extended to all' -Miss Ward, of C. B. Ifumc it Co's  Band of Love members to attend the ' milllinery, department, returned this  ���������jiithchiy parts of Master Lloyd \Yil-I w������-"ek, lra\ my completed purchases in  lianison. gisen by his father. Mr. !,tne east oi choice stock for the .Inn's  Williamson ot"   the City FSakeiy.    The j -K-i=ter millinery opening.  in   the  Salvation;     Anything you   require   in   thc drug  .Monday  14th. at [ ''n<^ alss.is - to be found  at   the   Can-  pa i ty ������ ill be gii-en  Army barracks on  3-to p. m. ' I ad a Drug & Book Co.  The Salmon Arm   cm respondent of   "Von n ill always find   nn  'the Standard s.iys :     "dames Purdaby  lmr.tii'g  pcacably  oil  the  mountain,  tside    the   other   day   ua=    suddenly  attacked by a panther.     A 41  bullet  attendant  .it our electric fitting and plumbing  shops. We silpply the be=-t> assortment ot electric fittings in the city.  Moscrop Bros.  Dr. \V. J. Curry, resident dentist,  i Lougbeed block.  I-    ���������!.'Guy Barber s*-t  up   in   bis   --tore  i   i . ��������� ���������  I tin- .let-it'Onr o:   tlie   most  handsome  ; jcisek-y siion-ca-es impi-rted   into   the  ' nest.      The   case   is t<i i-et long ivith  I  ;ir-<-r5s    mriiirted    nit.li    piale   mirror.  I aiid   set-   oil    the   shoji   handsiirncl.i.  t iihile it mil aflord a splendid moan-  of showing Mr. Harbor's choieu stock.'  Mis- Fife announces a school of  (liessii'.ikiiig in connect mn with thc  d' paitmnnt in ( . IJ Htiini; it f'o',-  -t'lie     Ladle- make up tln-irown mi-  i l.-ii.  Ciiii-ultation     fii-c.      C  TheHEALTHFUL HOH E  We h.iii-i-ii iv n-i|iii-ite f.ir health  or be.inti lhat |. ciiiidl bv am  iii-t-r.io- iliuirgist���������iiii the-.mtli-  iiig and liclpiiil K-iur clii"s foi tin  iuliiiil.  .All the toilet niei���������ifies for the  the ehilil.    T.ilciun jnnidi-i-. s|M,n-  gi-s, powder p-i'l's and  puff l������i\-e-  etc . efc.  HOUSEKEEPERS' REQUISITES  FV>r -\*tu\k liou-^- ���������liMiiiriL' ��������� ArrrmoriM.  rmrnx. rami h r r'hinri'lf* of lime Our  ^tock  i- fr������j^h and piirc-       Wc deliver .ill  RED CROSS  DRUG STORE  .1. A. JiUCKHAM.  11 u me it Co.  We    haiy  I' ip  I   We 11 ill  ih'.nt   2000  sell |���������r    10  roils of  ci-    (I.  guests and  sides.  After ample justice   had   been done  thc many good things pronded by Ihe  cuen-rs, M. A   isniith .v. Co., the cbau-  inan   opened   the   piograinmc   by' n  shore   addicss   during   which   he ex-  pre=scd appreciation of the ableiman-  nur in which Mr. S.iiiycr had conducted the band during   his term of ollice,  and   of    the    marked   improvement  which had  been   made  in   that time.  lie expic-sed  regiet   that  Mr. JCnapp  was likely   to  leaie the band.    Mayor  Brown also rongi.utilaicd  Mr. San yer  on the h( hiciements of  thc band and  expie���������ed   the  hope   that  during the  coming summer sheet concerts would  again be- giien. stating thai he believed  ihe matter would   receive attention by  the council.    Mr.   Bioiin   then   spoke  brielli on thf question   of   haling the  band, or at b-ii-t part of rlic'mcmhcts.  alliliate   with    the    Rocky   Mountain  li.'iri-.'ers. r-xpre-sing   the  opinion that  -ur-h    w mi Id    prove   advantageous   to  both org.mi/.ations.   j"\rr. Dickey spoke  in the -aine congratulatory manner of  the Ktuil and its   leader, and said thai  be considered   the  cili/cns  and   past  Councils   had   not   given   the  siipp'.rt  line, an   organization   of  such   public  benefit       Other   brief  speeches   weie  iriien   all   of  which   .-'honed   the good  ; feeliiiir iihic-h    pivvni]-    urnonirit   the  I baiid-iiiiMl.     The r-peech'-J   ncte   inter-  j *  1 spew il iwtb Vd'.il and riistrtiriii-iit.il  '���������sail , imi-j,;. ,\t the < l,,,c thi- gathering  nbli i,i,-,���������.p..,| ,(j| f|.,.i;IM. Hi.it  -    READ IT THROUGH.  j'/1 -   ;__ -.    ��������� '  - -  i ������ ��������� - '".  Twouldj;v Spoil  This  Story to  ' Tell It In>ev Headlines. >]  To use an eighteenth century 'phrase,  t his is an "o'er ti ue tale.'' Having  happened in" a' small Viigini i town iu  the winter of 11)02, it is n story vet-y  much of the present. - Up to a 'short  lime ago Mrs. .lohn K. Itanium, of  Mulf.-L Station, V.u, had no personal  knowledge of lhe race curative propel ties of Chain be i biin's Cough Remedy.  " Last .litiiii.ii y," she says, "my baby  look i dieadlnl cold and atone time I  feared she would have pneumonia, hut  inn- of my neighbors told me how this  remedy had clued her little boy and I  le-gaii gii ing it lo on liabv nt, once  and it. soon euiet| li.-i.' I lieaiiilv  thank I be iii.iiiufiw-l in ei.s nf Chamberlain's Ooiiab li-uii ily l"i plai-ii'i; so  great .i i in e u H bin in\* i'".n li I un-  niit i i-ciiimin lid il. Inn hiLfbli or -.ii  loo iiiik b ill il-  lavor.     I liopi- .ill u bo  I e,lll   I Ills   Will   I I V     it    .1 Nil   be l-iilll nn . l|  as I was.''     Fni  s,ib> by all ill iigi>isl-.  FUTURE CERTAINLY ASSURED  rlomilton   Choiri.iastcr's   Opinion   of  Neiv Scali Wiiliuuis Piano.  IJ  | disper-  II to make iMoni lor the  new   t;ood-. .u|,|t. eiciiiiiy had I n spent  cry enjoy-  lon'l lorget thf  k'z Hook Co.  place,   Canada   Drug  Social & Personal.  ."-'. Stithei In nd, of Ferguson, u.is in  the city ye-'tciday.  E Adair returned from his eastern  trip Thursday evening.  .1. \V McCallum, uf Salmon Arm,  -pent the week in Revelstoke.  K. Edwards returned Sunday from  a visit to Vancouvcritr.(r Scuttle.   -  Mrs.   Frank    Shipley     will     leave  Moscrop Bros.  Sanitary Plumbing, Hot  Water & Steam Heating.  Pipe Valve Fittings,  Electric Lamps, Door Bells and  Annunciators,  Electric Fixtures 2,fn3'J Put In.  The ton il qualities and'general excellence ol tue New Scale Williams  Piano'continue to (haw foilb ur-idsof  praise from tlie best musical hrtiits.  Mr. Ilrnce A. Carrv, tlu Choirmaster  of Kncnc Pic-sbyterian Cliurch Hamilton, iiliose let er is bereivilb appended,  express.s eloipietilly liis appreciation.  Wir.r.i ims I'iano Co., Oshavia.  Gentlemen,���������It is wrtu pleasure I  write you regarding your "New Scale  Williams Prano," received a week ago.  It is all that is desirable���������from the  brilliant, fluent treble, to the full, broad  baritone and bass. The future for il  is certainly assured. , .  Wishing you tire success you so richly  deserve,   I am, most sincerely yours,  Bruce a. Carey. '  The Williams Piano Co., Oshawa,  publish three booklets on the history  and construction of their piano, which  should be had by any one contemplating a piano purchase. Write direct,  or call at the w,irerooms of the local  representatives of Ibis famous piano.  ��������� i'ianos kept in stock by Lewis Urns.  ft-  -fi  >.pring;  :       Union-Made at "  V -J. " ' ���������'l S S       >  ���������A - Wi 1 c/Vri'' Fashionable/,'1  ���������A.-- Vy.llSOn, .   ,Tailor.'"; ./  .-McKENZrU AVKNUE, --     ''   NKXT TAYLOR BLOCK. .   ��������� "'  ���������    The only place in town you can get it. '  Sale  of..  Maiiy drtiiuy designs to select ��������� from. If yo'ti  small s(]u;u-c for your parlor,, or drawing- room,  have some in pretty and tasteful colorings.  R. HOWSON & CO.,  Undertakers and'Embalmci's.  S  want  a  we' still  Picture'Framing  ***/  '������/&)  '?&&/ -lie/ casrv -^tt^,  I. A. SMITH & CO., Agents, Bevelstoke, B. C.  Neatly and  Expeditiously  Executed at  The Kootenay  Mail Office.  Corporation of lhe City of Bevelstoke  A I'PbffMTIpN for |Kwiti.,n of lUTHOI-MAN,  * * licrrftnfiauir'rl Ijy ri'fon-iiri'S, nill Ihi rcciiivru  liv Uj'( I'obi-c- (,Olnllliw^ul^r>^1 up in iidiim on the  2lHt Murrli     H.ilnry (l/llll^r moiilh.  II. A, IlllOWN,  Cliairmiui.   f _.s  Second Street, Revelstoke  WANTED  WANT Ff D.���������fONTFlAOTOKS  to  VValei Iji'Ks by li'm ������5>mk1 Lumber  (hi., Ltd., Ano'vhciid, IJ. (J.  THE HOTEL VICTORIA  K. K. bKASON',  Vttri'OItlA,        -       13. c.  American an I lClini|H.'.ill I'I,ill,  Aniciicui I'lini $2.(11 ��������� mil Uiiiviinli.  SIoiimi Hciltd. Sample rooms.  The Bevelstoke Business College  Day .and Evening Classes in thc  Library Building.  Practical     inM Miction     is     Riven    in  Book-keeping, Commercial Arithmetic  Penmanship, Correspondence,  Shorthand.-Typewritingi .  and English,  md other mi bjeets can be arranged for  UNION   CAFE  Cioorlroiv <fc Vincent, Priii^s.  Ka-t of Impelinl Bank  Finest Cafe in Revelstoke  Open All Day and Night  Revelstoke  Dairy���������^=^  C. A. REVELL, Proprietor  Orders received for milk, crearm  and- fresh., butter  -  Customers can rely on having on theix  requirements filled daily  ���������41

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