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 '���������"-'J  lea   >&'    ���������  \ + ���������*��������� .Sin. ^*r>?J  "���������3  -^N^i^r^X    1 3N������   , t -Krarv     Tune 09  Provincial LibW     >  'V  PTJBIilSSBD   .TTJSSIDJk."^"  .j^IDTID   IFIRITXAry"  Vol. 7.  No.  29.  BEVELSTOKE. B. G, MAY 15, 1900.  $2.00 a Year.  !(���������'  b'  TO EVERYBODY:  We ';ire' pivinq*  away   all   kinds   of   Dress Goods,  f feel'that vou haven't jyot ahead   of us, and wc guarantee  i you will be satisfied  nt ti  J" .Shirt ��������� Waists, Silks,   Satins, Hosiery, Men's  and   Boys' e|,  ��������� " J~������> Clothing, -Hats, Caps, Carpets, Oilcloths, etc., etc. _-������  ^ '        Xl we ask in return, is enough   money to make you   %  ii i i f -t l        v_v*  MCKENZIE AVENUE, REVELSTOKE, B. C.  .^'^^^401^^  .������ councilimeeiiug .Al(i.  Abrah.un-  ' so 11, New in nn,   Peterson,   Gordon   iiurl  Ivilpatiijlc.   'The'mayor being absent,  'Aid. Abraham'sun   was   voted   to, lhe  chair. '   , '       . ,  Tho'mhint'-:- of last regular, meeting  were,read and adoptjd.  Several communications , i were  received  and i@ad. .  A petition was presented by about  fifty property holders asking thai an  audit, of the llevelsioke Water, Light  & 'Power Co.'s books be made, and that  liydrauiic engineer be emploved to'" in-  spect the, waterworks  propel ly.  The committee   on   fire,   water  light recommended that 75 ft  / " Just, Tel! pom that Yoa Saw Me*and Tiiey WIII Know tk Best"  JVitlf'One of Wilson's Suits on,'made up tbe Very Best,    ,. .;   ,  ' Scotch Tweeds, Irish Tweeds .and Woratedstof the Very Best Around,  Aid more than that We'll' Tell Yoii,,Ybup Cloths ape lade in Town.  ������'r >''"' Incorporated by act of Parliament 1855.     - ,  HEAD: OFFICE > ,   "    r V 4" ''��������� -      '       MONTREAL  War. Mor,sox Macpiiursox, Pros. *���������    S.?H. EtvixG, Vice-Pros. -  "    ". ���������     ' F. Wolfehstan Thomas, General Manager  PAID  UP- CAPITAL  "���������'��������� ���������    \-.   -      .--yf;   ' $2;000,000  RE-SERVE. '- '     --    ',. ���������       -   A  '   '.        ,1,500,000  gcnpr.il baii!*iiig business i.vaii-siicW.1. ' Interest allowed on (lopcKils at din-cut nito������.  ���������J. B.-MfltSON,lanagep,. '  SO I  1!  .verware  nr**.       -i  MS.  Knives, Forks, Spoons,   lhe  Best in the City at ���������  ��������� \Ji \J> ������     Dn i iJLiivj, ,  C.P.R. Watch Inspector.       ���������   ,  'The Fred. Robinson  ��������� ��������� ,Ipb8P So. Limited.  On and after this date our prices l'or  cut firewood will be as follows : ���������  $1 per" cord at Mill  $2      "      delivered. ���������  Prices Cut for Cash.  BE~5H-H--2������"������  Fred Robinson,Managing Director  and  'j' bich  hose be purchaser! for fire hall' No.   '2:  and that Air. H. C. J)ier's offer of' two  telephones   for    the -.sum   of,  ������-24    be  accepted, and that' tlie - telephones   be  placed in the two lire   halls;   an'd   also  that two 3:25 lb. file alarm -bells   with  electric attachment, be  purchased   and  placed on the fire halls.  ���������'   Aid. Peterson pr-'sented a ' minority  report as follows: 7Tn reference, to the  report, k, of   the   fire,  \valer   and   light  committee dateil "llth Mav,   L 'lnjir 'to  bring or a nnuonty I'eport to the ell'ect  that, I recommend that the ipicstion of  the fire alarm bell lie laid bwr for' one  year or until t'he'funds at the  disposal  -of the. corpoiation are larger than they  a:e at present. '    >  Fire -hail ,.No. 1 bt;m������( in, such b'ad '  condition, Aid.   Peterson   enquired   if  the fire bell was to be   hun-r on a-tele*  graph pole.  Gloved and-.seconded "by Aid. Kil-'  palriek and Gordon that the report of  the fire,' water :ii)d,"Jij������hb 'coinniittee  dated".May 11 i;c received for consideration. ' Oarrii-'d.  Gloved and .seconded   by, Aid.   Kil-'  BEVELSTOKE, 'Br 0. ! P^nek-.and Gordon t bat tlie report of  i the   firo,   water  nnd   lit-ht  committee  ���������   " j dated   Ma^lltb  be   adiip'ted tand   the  question of hose,the:ein mentioned   be,  referred ,to the public works and -prop  erty committee and   they   to   purchase  what is reipiiied.     Carried, Alii. Peter-  ron voting nay.  Aid. Peteison's minoiity re[iort was  then filed.  Discussion then arose over- the payment of Mi. Christcson's bill for shack,  used a-- pest house, and after' consider-  for a v"loi'i'Ii(iiis(������, cookhoii1*!* anil dining  room.--.    .Mi-al.������. aie M'i'Vv'il liL'ri' for  two  hi Is. anil iiO."i"i-viu<r |icrson-- are'l'iirnibh-  i'd V> ilh I icki'ln by I.Ikj reli.'-f eomiiiil tec  which call for  a   fine   meal.    All   who  mi-" aisle pay for Ihe-i'   iiiV-mIs,   and, Lli<"  fund- ru i' turned' into' th(j   relief  com-  niilU'rV iicconiils lo be distributed else-'  where   where  needed.    A   number   of  the bouses on  Cody  creek  have   been  utilized for restaurants and good meals  can be procured at ths^e points.. Shrieks  are .springing up all'ovei the   Lownsile,  hut, no step has been' made  yet  in   the  direction    of    permanent    rebuilding.  ILunter Th others are doing buMne.ss  at  fhcii    warehouse   which   e-"caued'   Ihe  fla.'iu's ' .-md   13.   Jt.   Atherlon,, has   a  temporary slu'lter stocked' with  goods  from hi*, iii i-i proof cellar. ,  The spot ting element pulled'out of  town' tiV'a great extent iuiinedi;itely  after the lire. Since then a few pai ties  'have come inlo.town with no npp'nrci I,  object iii view or (les-iie to work. Three  special policemVn are on the lookout  and a number of hoboes have been inn  out of town..  The relief measures adopted by the  various towns and in Nelson- was timely and, judicious. Sandoniles' weie  particularly pleased, with the' supplies-  of clothing for ladies and���������children sent  from Nelson'. ' The g,-u ments were new  aud while inexpensive were modern in  cut and neat in ���������ippe.-minco. A ladies"  committee took charge of this depart,  ment and distributed the goods   where  needed. '  1 i' '  There is no   necessity  of "Sandonites  going thirsty; for within   tho  past   few  days eight or ten saloons  have  opened  'for business. '"Several   of  these, joints  were suppressed  but- the 'balance, can  handle the business without 'trouble.���������  Nelson Tribune.  Iosps Surrender    ,; ���������  At.Kpoonstaflt.  $ ta ir (O c*  A large range of ready made  summer suites just opened up  tv/elye patterns to choose from,  all 'the latest, well made and  ���������neatly finished. ., Drop in and  compare prices before buying  elsewhere.  matter   was' a^-iin  able discussion-lhe  laid o\er.  .Mo\ed and .seconded hv Aid. Kil-  patiick and Gordon that ,*p200 be  apnioprialed for clearing of debris on  tlie streets.  A motion was passed making it  compulsory to carry spark catchers  wheio large (lues are in use. \  Tho council then adjourned.  SANDON RELIEF.  Business   Resumed' -rind  Temporary  Buildings being- Erected.   ' , ���������  Get that Water Pipe Fixed,  ryou,  that   we  Coole    F  sell    ihe  rosnector  celebrated  Sh.oe,    no  long experience.  ^^^S-333-'*'"'^  Drayii^g   aud   delivering  a  specialty.  T<Jams always   ready   at   shortest  '  ���������     notice.       Contract-3   for   jobbing  taken.  ������0  Agent.   fur   J). (J. Oil Co.  W  Samson.  John Hamilton. ! rainm.tsler of tiie  ICooten.'iy division of (he (',. J'. |{., i e-  (urni'd to Nel--(.n Fridny night .from  .Sandon. v here lv spent, tiie week in  'lo'il.iug al'ier ihe company's in!ei-(".|.s  tiiei.- aiid pl.-ieiii-.r i hings- in vlmjie to do  hii-.iiii-'( mi ii pioper b;!.>-is- on<-e inure.  ,1 -ii      ���������        ,i .- i i 'the bridu'e gang was in S.-indon al   the.  other will give the com online | ,:.,���������.,,,- ,.,;.m...    ������������������ ,-,���������. ,   ,  ���������~ i nine oi {.iie lire,   alio   loi    M'vcial   (lavs  SallSiaCtlon.  this We know from j one ������.f ihi-h cars w.-.s u.-ed as a lVeigh't,  pa-^eiiyei. and telegraph oflicc. A  teui|iorary station was ej ected on lhe  site of Ihe old building, in which the  ollices will bo located pending- the,  erection ol more pretention*, buildings.  ri*bii (.'. J', ll.^ost il-j passenger and  fi eight depot?, with three cars of  freight eoii.-igued lo Sandon merchants.  A pas.-enger- liain would have burned  too, hut if. v,ib turned loose, on lhe  grade and ian thiough the (lames to  the bridge, where it. was safe.  3!r. Hamilton arrived in Sandon the  dayaftei ihe (ire. At that'time all the  r���������.:di"il-" had to be supplied from the  i 7vf,v Denver hi<:'-i, and it was no ea������y  i ia--k to ;,'ei, a -,il i"-i';u toi y inenl. JUayoi  Pill- r,igai:i'-:.'d a relief bureau, which  has il.i oilJcen ojiposile the C\ J.J. Jt'.  di-not.   Tl^ree Jurjjft touts were erect-id  The Bachelor's At-Home.   -  The al-hoine given by the Bachelors   fl.;  in the opera house on   Friday   evening   fl/i  was well attended and all spent a  very  pleasant evening.   The  committee  in  charge had  taken great  care   to  have,  the hall well decorated and it presented  an uinisiiiil appearance.    Dan'cing  was,  kept up until an early hour next morning only being interrupted  to  partake'  of the good things which   were  spread  on   the   tables   in    the   gallery.    Tile  thanks   of   the   Bachelors is' due iMrs.  Sibbald and  Miss  Corbett  who  made  all arrangements  for  the  snpptr  and  Mrs. Cirruthers for   the.  stage  decorations.  FOOTBALL COMPETITION.  Golden   and   Lardeau ." Clubs  to Attend.  Unable  Special Attention given to  Prospectors Supplies.  Remember  the  PI p n&.  orris  5  FRONT   STREET,  RE'TOSTOKE.  The following replies were yesterday  received to the invitations sent out by  the M-ciclary of tln> sports commfltee  to the ('olden and Lardeau football  clubs. Trail has not yet been heard  from.  Gou-iiN, Ij. (J., Jlay IS, 1SO0.  Dear yir, ��������� ^"riiirs of the Uth inst.  lo ha n'd re football conipetil ion a I, IJev-  elstolceou May 2llh. Ondn.-lialf id' the  (hiideii Foot ball ('.|iib I inii-t thank  ymi for kind invitation lint as we a'e  holding -ipoi-l* here on that day il, is  ill.leily iinpo.-<."iibl(", l'or n> (o accep!,  olherwiAi! we would ' ha ve - been only  too glad to do so. Hoping (hat we  may he able to strike it better at some  future date, believe me,  Youis tr.uly, '  It. M[ Wilson,  Secretary.  Ti tour .Lakh Citv, May Jl, l������Ui).  Dear .Sir. ���������Your invitation loi the  L.irdeau Footluill Club to compete on  the 21th of .May for a pur���������-c of $50 is a't  hand. J am sorry to sav on behalf of  the football   team   thiit   they   cannot j Lewis suffers a lotal  (.-���������������������������teH] lo tlio Mail.)  , London*, .May 10.���������Telegrams from  Kroonstadt indicate that General  French's cavalry are keeping in touch  with .the L'oers. Perlirips Lord Rob-  erls will pa compelled to order a brief  halt of his main body in order to allow  the troops lo  recuperate' after the ex-  t  hausting marches of the past week.'  Coi respondents agree   that the Fiee,  Slaters   have   severed    their, military  allegiance,   with the''Transvaal,  though  scattered bodies may still hold outhere  and there for come, time. <,  A Capetown   despatch   savs   that a '  proclamation    will   'be ' published  this'  week annexing' the'Orange Free State.'  It   is  also   said   that  General  Botha,  commander-in-chief of the Boer forces,  hiis threatened to resign if any pt,epar-  atious. are   li'iade   for wanton destruc-  tion of property., *  ,   The   war  ollice   has  expressedK tbe  opinion that news of the raising of the  'siege of Mafeking may be expected by   '  Wednesday. .    . '*  ���������  General JJullet 's'advance commenced  ��������� f  last Thursday  when he left LadysmitU  in strength.  ���������   When within two miles'  ''  of 'Helpmakaar  the   Boers  opened ' a'  heavy,,.artillery   fire,   and the British  ' l   *'* i    - ii "*���������  guns replied, wliile   a portion of Gen."  Buller's   troops 'worked    around    the'  Doer ' flanks, ,    The   British   , attack  was pressed home on   Sunday by General , Bethiiue. on   the right. '' Lie out-  mked    the   Boers,    whose-   splendid   ,  defensive   positions   on     Biusarsber"-  , *��������� CIO cj  were practically taken.  General   Buller's march, subsequent ''  to the. attack was carried   out without  a hitch.    The British are still pushing  on.  Tiiaija   Nuiiu,   May   13.���������The ,8th  division, with "a   fiont  extending  for  3D miles,   was   yesterday   moving   for-   '  wivd.    General   Grenfell and General  Brabant followed   the  Boers, reaching  isiiwbeiry's Mills and   capturing quan-V  tities   of   (lour   and   grain."     General  Brabant's main  force, with Campbell's  .brigade of   Guards and General Boyes'  brigade   cleared    the   country. ���������   Tbe  Boers are splitting  up and retiriug iu  the  direction   of   Olocolnnd. .- Manv     .  prisoners  'were   taken   and  -100 Boers  gave up their, arms at-Kroonstadt.  'BAD FIRE AT TRAIL.   '    ,    ,  i  ( -i  Two Houses  Burned   and   Occupants  Have a Narrow Escape.'.  I''ii;h broke out about 1:30 Thursday  niurniiig in the cottage of Herbert-  Lewis, of Lewis ('.ro-.', of Tr.-n'l and  destroyed that hdu-.e and the adjoining one occupied by A. II., Lewis, the  train dispatcher on the U. iV W railroad. Only the good wm'k of the fiie  brigade conlined lhe ilaines to these  two houses. I'll p. flames started from  an overheated stove in Mr. Herbert  Lewis's two story house and spread so  vapidly' that Mr. Lewis's .wife and  sister only escaped by climbing through  the window in their night iluthe.s.  The lire quickly spread to the Re.irdun  collage,-  adjoining.  1 The, loss to the Beardun house is  about $5U0 with s.'JOU .insurance.  The   furniture    was   saved.     Herb-Bit  come for I hat, amount and pay'their  own expenses. If you could so ai range  il, lo give us better inducements we  \vi!) In- only loo glad to come.' Let me  know immediately.  Yours truly,  l'\ W.'bailky,  8������c. L. F. B. Q.  uss of furniture  and poisonal elTects. as well as his  Inane, aggregating *1 H00, with insurance, at .->S00.  The fire brigade was promptly on  ���������the scene and did good service in preventing tth (l.-imc-s from spreading tithe neighboring houses in tliu same  i'uw.���������Uosslurtd Rqcord. THE KOOTENAY MAI
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ADVKKTISIXO   ItA'J'KS   ntiot       on   application.
JOB PPJNTIN'C- of every kin-1 at ino-t reason .
able rate.-- and shortest notice.
ACCOUNTS  for job   ������nnlint;   or  advert iiiiiff
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Revelstoke. 13.C.
What is the matter with the 'Hevel-
.stoke' Bicycle (Jlub this year. Last
suinmer this club was oigamzed with
a nn nibership of seventy or moie, and
,now though tliere is a greater- number
of bicyclists in tnwn.th.-iu llien it is al-'
lowed lo drop out of existence through
laclc of interest. Why not hold, a
meeting and reorganize0!!] time for a
display of the club colors on the 2-1 th.
Tun city council has at last decided
on putting "in. fiie alarms, the fire,
water and light committee recommending f.vo -i'2o pound bells with strikers
at the last council meeting. ' This mat
tej; has been under consideration for a
long lime and the fire of last week
must have stirred the city fathers up
and impressed them with the necessity,
of some   such   alarm,   as    that  night
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some, of the residents within two
blocks', of the fire hall and fire knew
nothing of what had ha'ppened although both ��� brigades 'had been called
NINTH SYNOD ,0F B.-C.    ���.
Satisfactory Reports from the Various
ted trie report of the Home Mission
Committee. Jt was refreshing and encouraging to listen to a report such as
this was. This is the report more
than any other that indicates the
pulse and temperature of the Chinch,
aud its reading was, abounding vitality. In the commercial and iudusliiai
life of the province,-in some districts
at > least, we are healing of "hard
times" and ������dullness," but certainly
from the report on ' Home , Missions we could not determine
very well where these were, for- there
was 'pi ogi-i"*s and inrre.i-e,, financial
n id n u iici-ic-d, every iv here. Daring
thi'Vi'.ir i'.'-w Held,". ha\ e j,|.-!-r;iii.r into
exiMeuce and many Held"- I hat were
receiving ^uppoit from ,, the Hemic
Mission fund of the church are now
s-'lf-su-taining. Twenty , th<>ii-*and
dollars, in round numbers, were expended on the wot k of opening new
fields and 'assisting weak and needy
congregations, during the year vlS0!}-
IflOO. This does not take'inlo account
the vast- sum .-.pent by the Church in
the Yukon. This year it is expected
'that tlie expenditure for this purpose
will be between $2S,OU0 and $3U,(M),
including tbe Yukon.
��� If our missionaries wentout, on .strike
for $3.50 a daj', the work of the Church
would be effecuially tied up. Jt was
recognised by all that our missionaries
in many parts of the Synod are inadequately paid and it was unanimously
resolved to overture ..the General
Assembly to give the Synod's committee''on Home Missions discretionary
power to increase the minimum salary
of ordained missionaries to the extent,
of two dollars a week.
Dr. Campbell, of Victoria,'pi esented j
the'report on Foreign Missions within
/the Synod, which included the work
done among the Indians on the west
coast and the work among the Chinese
throughout tbe Province. The Indian
work showed many encouraging features, aifd tbe 'work among the Chinese
is progressing favorably. ' '  ���---
Rev. A. J3., Winchester is superintendent of Chinese missions within the
Synod, and is airly supported by Mr.
Coleman and by a number of intelli-
Q*ent,'and faithful Chinese workers. .It
was decided to recommend the appoint-
uient.of a (JhyiC&e missionary to carry
on work in the Presbytery of Koot-
enav. ' ���'     '
The report on Church Life and Work
iidicated thai the stale of religion
within the Synod was improving. The
condition of affair's',in our land i-vbad
enough, but it is manifest lhat the
promise, of our Mastei is being fulfilled
and tne, leaven is doing its work.
There are not lacking those 'who
assume a superior' attitude and loftily
ii.sk "What is the Church doing?"
This quest ion reminds one of t he simpleton who stood by the great oak,tree
.-md said,   "I cannot see  that this"tiee
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Coal .ind Iron Co.. Kim.
I.afe i���in.iiii-,1, in;.- A -v.yov. ii.ill itinm. lad..
ICvcry ilc-ri'i.itijii   o'   ,!,s-r,>   .uui   .u.alyl ieal
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The Svnod of Uritish OJohunbia, com-
prising the IVcsbyloi ies of  Kdmonton,
Calgary, Ivootciiay, ICiuiilobp��, AVest-
minster and Victoria, together with
the "i'ukon, which now forms a part of
.the Presbytery of "Westminster, met in
St. Paul's' church, Nelson, on Wednesday and Thursday, the second and
third of May. The retiring Moderator,
the  Rev.   D.   G. McQueen, of   l-Jdmbn-
ton, piesiding. The .Synod was opened,) |u?���,.mvn iUiy Hiice last night."' Jn
at 10 o'clock in the morning -viLli j eap.-Cirlc .lriid unworthy 'men may for a |
prayer and 'praise. The Moderator , \-une nil positions in the Church of j
preached an excellent sermon from the . (jhri.-t. but they are not the. Church. J
text, ������Accoiding a-* He liath chosen j'.inrl -��� spi(.M>? them the Church'-, work I
us in 1 Jim before t he foundation of the , ���n,^ ���., lK.(..;Ui."*L. of [vxv living Uead, j
world, that   we   idmuld   be   holy and , 'who ;l\rulcih forever-. ,  '     .
without blame  before Him in lo-.e."-- :     The cmninif Lye  on tile Century fund
J^l'b. i. -I. ' i-ejiorted   th;it   the  cenDuI   coniniit tee
,    After^the .^ynod wa-, eoii-tituted tiie , L.:c,,L.cLs   .$!.-.<//)   from   this   Synod, oi
roll was called by   the  clerk and about | wbie!i   $!0.</,<.'. on   a  enn.-ervalive esti-
,'mate, i? now in Mght.
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-   ^loiicy io livn.
Ollieo-. i.'-v. ell-toko, V..L',.; Fori Kleolc, II. C.
Gi;o. iS. JlcC/.u-r..'!,-, J. A. 11 \uvi:y,
,     , Ravel-.!oLe. i!. C, Kuit. Isleele, li. C.
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J   Best Brands of
K      Wines, Liciudrs and
1      Cigars; ,    '  ,
xv. civ OS.-;, 3i ,,i:
suRtii:ox t<; tw:-: c. j'. u., city uj-iai.th
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1  Oflicc: Taylov lilock. iliicUonsiio .Avoju:;\
���^!l-'3r,L Lsa,d,  and
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'J.. A. Stone, Proprietor. . ��� .-. .-
Rules, $ i per day	
Kleclric liy'litetl. itirnace heated
N.c.wiy built and ftinrishc-xl. ..."
Pine:-;t  and   b:-si.' supplied, tra
in the
or. rront and Bcdsoii Streets,- Revelstoke, 'B,C.
thirty members answered to thi-ir
names, representing eviry one of the
six Presbyteries.
The minutes of the last meeting \\. re
then read and sustained,
Jt was now the tisx-^to elect a .Moderate! for the I'li.-uing vear. and tin
Uliatiimmii" and enthu ��i;i-lic iboie" o!
ihe court l""ll npi-ti tie- bit'- poind.m
ministei of lhe l-"ii-t l'i".-b\ lei i.iu
(.'hur-ch \"ertion, Kev. Ueo. A. Wil-on.
P. A., now iiiiui".ter of Moim' f1!!'.-!- mi
Chiiuli, X'aneouvi'i. A-this\v;i- the
first time in lh" hi-tm y of t'n.' Synod
that it mi'' wil bin (hf bound of ihe
old I'lei.byt-'i y ot K;imloop-,'il;,. ehoic
of Mr. WiK.o'i ,-iK Mod-I Moi' w.i.-
peeuliarly appropriate. ,\lr. Wil-.nn
was one of I he fmv ii,->-mli";'-. of the
Probylcry o'f IsiMido.ip-. thill, w.itcin-d
and guided her trroivlh from inl.inc\
to tuothej h'lnil ��� ,-uid imw ih.it (he
Synod \\,i-" ne-elin^ wnlim ihi-iein-
lorv   of   her   i In i\ ue,:   d,ui'-!ii "i-ii \\,i,,
Jsrclg-i nnd Mis. Forin gave ii reception at Lheir'resid^nce to the menrbei'h
of th-1 Synod, on Thursday afternoon
which wa-- gr-efit!y iippr-eciati'd. The
visitors v.ere mo-t h j.--pitiib!y enter-
h''ir i-t .iy, bj' ! he people
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nio'".t liltin;; I lot I b ' -I1011PI be ihe
l",idei .1111011;; th-- fa t In*i > ami brel hri'ii.
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ilia's will  hi' elected h-TC ai i'>on a-, ti;'--
ii cut-.- Ii,
veuer of the I'resbyl eey'-. Home Mis- '
sion ('ommitt-ee, which ii ihe moi', im- j
porta nt ollice in fher^il'l of ;i Presbytery, tln't paid out annually ovei '
JjSoVKH) on the wort, of Jjorne mi���jioii' '
within i.'.i boiirul".
The v.'irioii . eons eiier- ol lommil (e-s 1
presented their repm-ls, which showed |
in every imtunre nnirked iiupMivc-j i>;,f(lK v,--"ro fifit used hy tli" i:.-i:!; li
merit all alrmj^ the line of r hiirch svork. 1 emuliv in l."J4.' They aie --ti'J in li.iic
The U-.'v. K. J). McLiii-eii, 1}. \)., of Nt. i !"'<���" mw-iiiej in Hie small It.ib'an be.'.u
A. ml Jew's Chinch, \"aiicouvei, submit
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Quite  llcii'l;.-  in ApViioh-IpiIkp  Jt.
"( 1.u.i. ss I.I'll you nn' hi lhe ivi'mi,' ;.on
never will n(-\ii.r�� led^'" ii."
"Ye-. 'I   \-.ili.   only   I'm   r-'ver   in   r!io
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if l'f-let:,1.
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IJ nU/Pnt-l' ^   Pi"5      rurnifurc and Undertaking
uXrrMUH' (��  bbn RepairiHg i: Upholstering [
ering- Done
Phono   43.
W.iiehoiw in eoijiieilion for storage of family and o! her furniture,
(Minks, ,���!(���., ai mt.iilhl> or oilier rat; -. Agents for Pavniond .Sewing Mai bine.
Seven Tiisies'It Crd-Kscs the 3IiN>>onri-
Arlc:-tii.sns Bonier juiil Travels J'cv-
li:sim 1,000 JUilvu to Vroavcttti 130.
The Wrcclc of the Mary C.
From   its ^ four
beads in tlio Boston
mountains lo Uatosville, vrlrerc it leaves
the Ozarks and enters tho Arkansas low-
'' lands, White river is a succession of astonishing curves. No other liver on the
continent so nearly and so frequently
doubles r.pon itself. From -the source
'to tho flat country is a distance on a
straight line of perii'aps 150 miles. Yj'hitc
river'betwoen those points has a course
of over COO miles; some estimates make
it 1,000 miles.     ,
Tiie beginning is near the Indian Territory  border in  the  nvesLorn   part, of Arkansas. The water run--,toward'all points*
of the compass'rn rjidek succession m.-iny
limes   before ,it  adonis  a   comparalively
direct  couiru ,llo  tho   Mississippi.    Fiom
the Boston mountains the general course.
'    villi  many a bend  find  curve,'is nerlh-
ivard  and   northeastward  into  Missouri.
1'robably the highest point in this direction i" Forsyth, near the center "�� Taney
county.    From this place the While wrig-
'   /ile.-s it.s v.-ii.v back iuio Arkansas and down
ihrough'  Million   county,   to   whore   the
., ,l>ufl'a!o join-- it.    ]!::t not until (lie Missouri-Arkansas border Jias  been   crossed
seven   times'docs  the   uncertain   stream
bear away to ihi\,southc:istw:*rd to stay.
��� 'Adding id the marvel of White 'river's
*    eccentric  meandering;*  are  tho  walls of
' rock -which tower from i!00 to 500 feet'
often from the water's eclsre.    A bircl.-.'.'ye
.view from above would show, the'river
- deep set in a canyon of conlinuouf, and
often sharp curvatures.    A mile ot river
in a straight lino is unusual.    The'crm-
yonlikc valley of the  While  narrows  in
places   almost   to 'the   channel's   width.
Over most of tho course it is wide cnougli
for a strip-of fertile bottom  land 'along
the.river.   The water wanders from one
. side of the valley to the other.   Ir washes
tbe base of the powering palisades lirst
on   the  right and  then  on  tho  left.    It
-maintains close relationship with a olif'r
for half a dozen.miles. ( Then it uudden-
' Jy crosses through 1ho bottom lands and
Lugs the opposite frowning mass.
' p.On a bright cla.v a stretch of the winding river seen' from the summit' of the
palisades shimmers like well polished, silver. "White" aptly ' clescrjla-s the'appearance.' A nearby view from tho banks
reveals a degree of purity which is rrot
equaled by any other western river. The
contrast of comparison with ihe<streams
which How through alluvial country is
striking. * White river has its origin ��iu
mountain springs.. Numberless , under;
ground.'channels, in tire limestone strata1
, help to swell the volume. Tributaries
vary from tiny rivulets starting high up.
on tbe benches of tho mountains to powerful, streams which gush t'orlfi' with a
roar from beneath shelves oC overhanging rock. Twenty' miles below Forsyth,
,boside the White, is McCJill spring, which
pours out from the .face of the cliff a
���'body of water strong enough ,to run a
large,mill. It i.s a typo of hundreds, while
the smaller and unnamed springs can
, only, bo enumerated by tens of thousands. '
The Bulla lo. the Clocked and the North
Fork in like m'ainic'r grow ^i'rom' the
springs along their courses and add to
'the White their contributioiw' oC (he
same clear, sparkling water.
Only when' heavy rainfall occurs in the
watershed of the White does tlie water
lose its distinctive character. J'^vcii then,'
while the rocky surface .convoys to
the' river a considerable portion of the
rainfall stained by the vegetation .and
the soil, the greater 'part sinks into underground reservoirs and courses and.
slowly filtering and settling, reaches the
river through the springs, which defy the-
longest drought periods. While river
Looms for a few days with a mighty How
ai'ier protected rains. A 40 foot rise is
not extraordinary in the contracted'parts,
of the valley. The water assumes a dirty
whitish, look. But tho Hood subsides
quickly, the current clarities even more
rapidly, and the river runs steadily during the dry season. It is not want of
water which 'causes the ' unnavigable
���stage. It is the character of the channel
���a series of long levels and of short rapids. If the current was e\enly dh-tribut-
i'd. there would he depth enough for the
light draft stern wheelers all the year.
Many years ago Forsyth v,a:, reached
by steamboats on White river. Tho bold
navigators pushed their slei n wheelers to
the foot of the rapids. Then they sent
the roustahoiils clambering over rocks
nnd through the trees, (hugging the tow-
line its full length. The upper end was
strongly fa-Heiied m Mam! ill" hi rain.
The boat end of the ha v.-or was wound
around the onpstan. With Lhe paddle
wheels driven by cvir:y poiind of pre:-sure
avaii.ible and with ihe donkey engine
winding in the towliiio, lhe bo.it dragged
nnd pushed itself up foot by foot through
the foaming rapids. After lhe pin-sage
was made a long r.-ach of .viu'iotli, deep
water made easy pnmross for peihaps '.'.',),
perhaps ."0. miles. In'this rvay Forsyth
was reached. And when tiie boat, "loaded to the guards" with lead and cotton
and bogs and the various products of the,
White river country, iuni"d prow down
stream (here was little to do but to
trust lo Providence and the nerve of the
man behind the pilot wheel. The current
did tbo rest.
One day. in a spirit of daring. Captain
-tfjalenian said he was goin;: to take (ho
Mary C. lo I'orsMh if it was her Inst
trip. He miule MeBco's and the other
landings above Buffalo City and triumphantly awoke Ihe or hoes of lh" heights of
I'inc mountain us die b'-ai esimc in sight
of Forsyth, lint pi ide wei:l before the
worst full lhat nmlil hi'i'l11''.1 to a steam-
b?atmnn.    In trying ;���> tiinj tlie Mnrj C,
to Lead down pf-reai. >��� captain failed
to gauge the width of rhv <-!::;'."iel. lie
"ran her nozzk- r.g'in the bank" on one
side. The slern went around whh a
sweep and lodged against a g-avol bar on
the other s-ide. Tl.i> Mary C. lay foi; a
few moments broadside in lhe channel,
blocking if.- There was croaking and
groaning. The hog chains par:-: d. The
Maryr C.'s "hack was _ broken." The
wreck lay there until the elements, wore
it to pieces. That was the end of navigation to 'Forsyth.���St. Louis Globe-Democrat.     '      ,	
' Goi Home by Accident.
"Dad's been rriunin fer office ten years
steady," he said, "bur lhe other day he
lost his way nn run ugain��f home, break-
in his head in n sorter h":id end colli-don,
,an the family 'hauled him in an shook
ban''- with him. an mammy put <ui her
specs an hollered. 'Coodnoss gracious
how  you   has' changed!" ",���Atlunta  Con
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Charles T. Ym-kes declaios that the
man who speculates in Wall str-oet is
, bound to lo*-e in the end. Xeveriheless
the laiub.s will continue In tempt tiie
shearer.'- The do'-irc to get rich in <a hurry as pretty nearly univer>,rJ.���I'liiladel-
phiu Bulletinl"        ���   '- , '      "
'Mr. Chailes T. Yeikes says that'the
man who will speculate in Wall street is
an idiot. , lie'has had exceptional facilities lo find out. for he dabbled in stocks
himself and has been opera'Jng in securities'.'ill Li.-s lile. Jf h'e'liiids out tluit there
is nothing in it, hov,- shall tho common
man escapeV���Peoria filar.
��� Millionaire Charles T.'Yerkes says the
man-who speculates is an idiot. No doybt
that is ('.���uc,'bnt-v,*hat does Mr. Ycrkes
think of gathering in'Valuable street railroad franchises at- bottom rates and selling them for several million dollars', profit V�� We don't suppose there's anything
idiotic about that. Oh, no.'���Bo'ston Herald.   ' ,       .        ; '
Ch.irles.'T. Yerkes scouts the idea that
he will become a Wall street speculator.
Ue says, ''The man who enters Wall
street is an idiot, and the man who .speculates will lose in the-end, I don't care
how much money lie has." A good many
sheared lambs would bo vastly better off
had they taken this,wise view.���Indianapolis Journal.   ,
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ly. r'.-v*
:iii> ������.irtf*''    ^li5->-' sals
receivea a large 'assorsm'ent
t '>���   *
niples in Bsaiitiful Desi-gns
.> I--,-
Egypt and Ihe Sudan have now 2,014
miles of railways. The line from Boober
to Kassala, and Suakin is- under' way of
construction. ' '
���'There is much French.and Belgian capital   invested   in   the   principal (railway
^lines of Spain, while, England owns many
of tho shorferjiues.*
Tho application of salt to roadbeds
will bo tried this winter in New York.
It is believed that salt 'will prevent the
top soil from freezing, thus obviating, the
nurd which invariably comes from tho
thaw. '* -���_ ,
Russia is getting ready (0 build a new
railway from the south of European
liu-*sia to Turkestan. One line proposed
goes from Orenburg throughl'the Tara'ai
country 'and Turkestan to Tiibhkend.
Another starts at Alexandrowsk on the
Caspian and follows-the left bank of tlie
Amu Dai-ia to Tchard.'hui on the trans-
caspian railroad.
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Duke of Voik'i.-, whist pl.-.y.ug. lie i> 11
cajiit.-il jd.iyor.
Princi1  Metternicli  has dceidrd  ii'ijnn
ger to   retain   the con;roi  of  [lie  f:- 'ions
Johiiiiii'>sburg vineyards and  has nhi.-iin-
ed   the  emperor of   Au'tria's  cousent   to
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to- di ive until her
majesly is ae'.-.i.u'ly sealed, in the carriage. This rule has been in force ever
since the ijuoen ascended the throne.
Emperor William of Oi-rmar-v will
have a stable for his horses which will
cost ��-IO<U>UO. It wid have room for
270 horses, room for I'JfJO ^vehicle's and
two'great tanbark riding ring.-,. Ii will
lake three years to build the stable, and
it will be liner lhau that of any reigning
1  >-i\/I- 1'J
li,* 1. ��� t . *
IL looks \ii\s much as if Mr. Chamberlain   would  -A"  down   in   hi-iury  as   "tlio
man   behind   the   moiviele."���.Sioux   Ci:;/'
From bis own point of view .Mr. Roberts' case i"< not so bad. Me can co to
three different wives lor consol.-r.ion.���
Chicago Record.
Can it be p^s-dhlo th.it the Lipp:,:.-7!!"'
had. just bciciro lhe big fire, received another novel from Anu-iio Rives, Troubet-
hkoiV���New Y n-l: i'ress.
M"i-.������ Reed's halo is on i-tiaight. The
Mlopiiou of his rules by the present
h'.-)ii.-c, of which he is not a member, set-
(Jl's Linn point conclusively.���Kansas City
He  Io 'J'amcil  r-iotr.
About tvro years ago a fairly wolS
known young man of this town who. in
the days of his bachelorhood, was addicted to the habit of eouver-diig through hi--
head covering, was delivering himself
oracularly on the subject of the duties of
"A man who'll wheel a baby carriage,"
he perorated Ioftiiy, "is a ,triple plated,
quadruple expansion ass."
On Sunday afternoon last ho was observed���all of the customary earmarks of
sartorial economy distingui-Iiing his
make up���placidly trundling a perambulator through Lafayette park. A huge,
fat baby coo-gooed in the perambulator,
and a little lady with a bulgy, homemade
bonnet walked at his side.
Silence is ready money, and there'E a
lot of pathos in the spectaclo of a tamed
��� G-ood Service!
Class and Tourist Sleepers
J"l i)
3 "jj;r-- �����> UP.        1
Wt/LrtiilJ    i
Tic'-etj I--uei'l Thriiu^i)   and  l]a^a;.fi'
Ciu'ckvd tu Dcsl inaiiuii.
Daily Trains
:-.., - j:i;v!':j.-i.u:-.r.
'    '"   Navisjitioa Company
hiiuitei'. 'j
��:-p;':-aliiig Ka-!.i .1- :*".oei.n l.'t.iluay,
lulcriimioiiiil ^.u-.g-'uiou t; Trndiirj
Sclrodizlc of Ttvac-PtT.oiii-5 RSandard Time
lCtibclive ]<'eb. 1st, VMl'l
Kaslo & Slocan Itailwajr      >   ,
1'iib'iCiigcr train for Sandon and u.iy si.iiioii-,
le.ivos K.i""lo nt 8 a.111.: didly, lotai'imig, k-,i\is
b'iindoii al 1.1 j p.m., arri\ inf; at J\��islow��..i.i p.m.
3International NAwipraWon Burl Trarting ,
-    Company
(���)������( r.diiig on iCooii'iiay hakuniHl Itive'r.
S.S. Ixn.n.wvrioK.u. leiivc-- K'usln for N'cl"oii
,-.,' (iii.in. <i.u!\' (-.���:; i'|ii *-':uid.ij: leluruing, leiucs
N'riM/ii al i..'!li 11.111.. ..dliiiic nt Hnll'onr. ! ilol
li.'.v. Aiii-"U'ii,'lli, i'liil nil \\���.> lioiiil".; coiinecL".
ivil'b .*-'. I''. .*'.' N. I ruin ll> ;* i-��! .������miii .*- |iri!.aiie. iit,
I'he Mile I'i.Iii!.
10 .
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nrrive lii.to
I WJillD
��� ,e/-.
,c ,'.:-i-ov.-l,eaO d-iily lor all point- in Koot-
' iiny, nuking eoni'uoLion Naku-k for all
p( hit's on Xiikus]' & Hlnciiii niilv.i'y i:nd
.c*loci:i Luke.
3-i (-iiruiectioa at T'oVon for jJclson Kooto
irij hiii:o and Itivor poinl--.. Trail. Uoss-
I.in.l ruid all -''.ii:'.'* in Jlonnditr} f'oiintry.
full   n-f'-'-nn Uon. tichets. maps etc., call
��.ii <r: u'aircs'-
Or I o
Inn. Pii.-'-'. Agent:
Kc-Uon, r-i.C.
A^cnt, Revelstokc.
]���;. il. COYJ/1C.
A. G. F. Aycnt,
Va nct?u.\ %r, B.C.
/jorde-jjv.ncnn Division
'   '. AM 1'"i;   .MdiritTA.'
SoyrJ. Mail Lines.
Clisnpcsj Koatc to the Old Country.
AUi.\yi IJ;VE-Krom Portland
N'neiiliiin - -----      .'    .   ��� Mob L'S.
M-iM.ui    -   - -1-     - - ^,,1. 7,
(.iivu'cnhiiii    '-���--- . "   II
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?<iiii!id!iin     -      -       .     -     c- -    '     "   2S
DOMINION LINI<:-From Portiiuid.
Ooniiuioii - - - Apl J3
Cambroiiian      '       - -, .      '������   17
I'roin  ^fontrcid. ,   '"
Vancouver-      -      -    '-      ... Apl. 2S
UKAVKll LlXiV-i'Voiii St. John.
Ar. ����� ',    -      -       ^r..-h -2S
1j.iI;c ."Uporiur .\jil  1
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?.IonlrO",e      -      -      -    ' -      -      ���      .      ������   is
L.iU<! Huron  *'   ���_��,-,
l'.i--.-.eii;icrs lielcuitd liirougli to all part.-* of
Groat Urii.iin and Ireland, and at .specially low
rntisto all pail-, o! the ���Kiiropeiiii continent.
Apply to iiearu-L r.iilwuy or sluani^liii) dgent or
T.  W. BIIABSEAV/.  Agent. Revelstokc.
Sle.uiii'r AIIktI.i k.iv
Argent.-t a!. f-:.'i'i i'.ru. W\
-. K,i io lor  l.iiriio .ind
.'������U'liiiicrs c.ill .it prlin.ip.i! landings" in bolli
dircclii'ii.-, iiiid .il other poii.is when Mlgii.ilicl.
Ti'ike.ir! wild lo .ill poinlh in C'nniti!n and tlie
United sihu..-.
Tu  ii-'.-ci-i.'iin
8 If
rates   .-mil   J nil    iaforiiiatioii.
r.fioiager, ICaslo, H. 0.
Oanadian Pacific Navigation Co. L'd
St'.'iiniers for AVnm,.",l. .Tun-'ini ard Slaigwny
b p.ve Vk-lori.i
Evory We<i-3C��;d,'iy at Z ;*-. m.
11 lid Vmieo'iver
Every -Tlnirsriay <"/, ?. ;\ n\.
SlcaniiM's1'oi'N"oi'tli''i'ii  Hiilisli  Cfili"!'iiifi ports
leave Victoria and Vm couvlm* weekly.
Hates, etc., on application to
fi. S. IlAXTisR.
Uum-ral V.i-r-iu%cv Agenl.
Victoria, B. C.
S. S. " Lardeau."
('oiiiineiif.iiig '.\|;iy l-.i, itio'i, ^trainer "ill run
a- I ui |u w,-, v. c.it her perm it ling:
l.i',M iin,' ArrowliCiii) I wiee <JniIy for (-(jni.'ii'li-<"
and'J'lniiiiMiii's l��iiidiiigitt Hik. mill l.'ik.
Iii)iiving 'J'lioin-or'.. l.iiniling for Arrowhead
t win; d'liilv. in 7:;-''i .mil !:)��.. 111.1 kin*-; elu-^o con-
neelioii.s- \\itlinll ('. P. If. iniin.s ;md .stiMuier.-.
Tho owners i-r-s"r\ e Cue righi 10 cbnuge Iviica
nf Millings ttiihmil nolire.
1f. KOHis'sorr.
Deminios ml Provincial
Land Sarvevops,
Surveyors of .'dir:'.-, rdrretnl Cliiiire. and Crown
i���i.li<l-. <- --*   -
��� 9
If: "
|  Instruction   books   for .all |
|:      instruments    kept     on ){
hand. , '    Vc
If you are thinking of |
learning to play a vio- |
lin, .banjo, guitar, auto- ^
harp, or any inusical J
instrument, call and see'.-,)-
our most complete stock |
1    ��S
| A large assortment ol ��
<| sheet music, folios, etc. |
Will order at the price f
registered ' if' not in J
Revelstoke Station.
E.   JUcBean  is   down 'from   Cam us
Creek. '   ,
Al.  Grady came  up  yesterday from
.1. Nelson's pack train started out for
JTig Bend yesterday on the first trip of
the .seat-on.
A general meeting of the sports committee will be held in the fire hall No.
2 tomorrow evening. A full atendance
is requested.
Ed,, llillmau- came up fiom Thorn-
.s*un"s Landing on Sunday and leave--'
lo-moi row l'or Calgary to bring in a
carload of hor.se.--.
Have a look-at the samples of wall
paper just, opened at the Canada Drug
ic Book Co.'s| they are very pretty and
prices reasonable.
Corv Mcnhinick came, up vest ei day
from Camborne". ." Tie s-.-iys ,work has
commented on the now store, building
of B. E. Drew.
Tl. Samson has  taken  a, contract to
supply    logs    to     the  Ferguson  saw
mill, and E. Byr-nell has  the sub con-
.   " i
tract of cutting them.     '
Yesterday a ratio of $S.oO from llevelstoke to Calgary and return on (he
21th Of May was announced as an inducement J'oi the lire brigade to take
part in the races there.
I   1/Q I aO.ICLKlQ Tl All
9    Jt   . B r>r~rfrir\\- 7<~A gibe   �� d  fi
At the Olty of SMsta
i* s t?
-^^.v-^��.r^.-r��!>��^*��- ^.       ~r        *r        .j.       ^.        ^, ^.      ^    "y    "^T     "^T     ^     *^*    *^*     ~^T     *5T    *^    -y
ust received One Carload of 'Paint and Qil���the largest shipment ���
KAi.N i b. UiL-b, CaLA
"BjTp-tT- 94.-H-H   1QHO
$500 II PHIZES $��00
The city solicitor of Vancouver has
recommended payment of damage
claims'for the'flooding ol' property in
March to .s-ave' suit. The council adopted his recommendation. ���
W.'B. Pool went out   on  No. 2 this
Fred Eraser went up to   llleeillewael
this morning.
XV.   Bullock-Webster   was in  town
Miss Gerda Nilsson went east Saturday morning.      , ��
Melville  Parry, the  insurance  man,
of Nelson, is in town. ,   ���
li.  A.   Upper  was'up from Halcyon
.Sanitarium yesterday.     ���        '      ��,
Arthur Scott, of 'Vancouver, returned Sunday fiom the south.
, - Endorsed the Turner Candidates.
���F-P'jcial to the IUaii..)'
ViCTOttu, jSLiv', l'-l.---The0 Liberals
opposed to'Martin in this city,to-night,
endorsed the opposition candidates,
Turner, Helmcken. HaUnnd Mc-
Phillips. ,    <-
More Knife Play.'.
Yesterday   niorning  about 3.o'clock"
the residents   in   the ��� neighborhood of'
the   station   .were   aroused    by 'loud
screams of   "police," and on investiga
lion.the cries "were found Lo come from
a man   mim-?d Frank \Vo!!ats who had
been, assaulted   and seveiely cut about
tiie    head   and ' neck ' ai'teru'iuds running    to'   the    slat ion    for  assistiince.
Constable" Hummer   was near by and
took tlie   injured   man to tiie ho-spit'al.
About 8 (i"cic"}c   Chief Eain arrested a
man named -i'oe   JJroo'ii who it is said
was seen   with -the .���i-..siiulted.niriii the
,pre\ ious   day    and ' n'ri   searching him
found a .si-'-shooter with full chambers,
iiruum v.-lis later oil talien to his camp
ncir   the   r.iil'.vay   east of  the station
and 'his   (-fleets   la.'U!;;ht/'to  the police
.station.        Woiials identified iiroom as
lire    man    v:ho iiad   done the slashing
Charles E. Tisdall   has  resigned  the j and ic   k ' tlmuirht   tliaL   tiie two were
nomination of the  conservative patty j camped tug-it her  and perhaps the cut-
: tiiiir'   w,*;s   do.ivi    while   Wullats.  was
Football, - Bicycle Races,
�� Caledonian G-ai��ies,
Po'r,->i-*of'.'ir>   Pnoaplipe
A.   tXiUJL JL'J iti.<.j      i_rjJ.i^>.y!^,.i.J!.OK3 j     ,
vJTl Cii.U.'JL     . M b�� ctri b       J. cli i^tlC/j
'    Kevelstoke  (lity, Band
in attendance
.-TT!   ^{ll'�� ^Vhiting, Pla��-��,er and Cement,' linaniels in nil shades. Just received   .i.
^'   a consignment of Stan ell Tools. *^>
re* re xci w����mar3n'i3inr na-u
V V *
# - - ��� . ��� - - ��������� - - ������- <$��
4$) Hardware, Paints, Oils, Glass, agent'for Hamilton Powder Co A
J;\^^^"i%=i~i:^^'^t^^:S?'' -S^^S-N-Sv'Sn^-.^jS^'S*. ^���'55."^v-
��� ^ F Ti   >     /^ ' >   O - ET ��   ?F^i' A   P~P
*^re-Aijfc��c-_*��i.��_t-an**��j. ��x.-^.^^t^)ti
To cfnichide1 in the evening '    -
with a       ' p
f, I
T.  CfLrA'i'i'.ICIw' Chairman;,
D, It. 'OAMPlJJJJLL, Secretary.
"STOTICK is liorcliy f?ivon lii.it al tho 'expjra-
J.V tion of :!0 "(Uvys lroni this duLis die Jicufl*
oltieo or pi-iiifiiirl vl.uuol liusinessol' Llio Brown
iicar .\!iinnj.?'i.uil Ucvclopnieiil, Coiiijiaiiy Linit-
Icl biabilitv, wilt be cli ui',(*<l Irom JJonali!, J{.
C. lo rtavoKbUi-*. li- (\ ' -    ,
lMlcfl^Iin Aiiril. I.'IU
>   ���     .Gt:U. I?. aicCAli'PER,
Hoiici Lor for tlie Com p.my,
in Print, jlu.slin and,Percales, fast  wa-ihinp- colors, vour choice�� ;K
���.vln'ie Lh.ey lat-'t foi 50 Cents, Regular S! to S2. " '       '   W
^WRAPPSRSN^ai^^i _        ��� .       ;    \W
"   XVy. have a few odd wrapper.-? left which we want,to get-rid of so Wl)
h-i've  decided   to  Cut,  the price from $1 to $3cdo'wn to 75 cents. $nL
Now  is your chance, foi   a, gom\ house wrapper, come and see W'
-   .   them on siile                    .                                                                    .  " '   ��� Istfil
i >&
Wednesday Morning" at 8 o'clock, fi,
i ''
�� -H'xs-ta: i , ���      msh i
,S   '        _ Fresh 'Cod,  Halibut,  Salmon,  Etc.,  Smoked
y ' Fish &'Kippcrs��ii Specialty.
rmiwn��T irctrr^xiBt
D. Ci. McNeil; of Fei cuson. rec;-:.stored
at the Kevelstoke on Sunday.
-   T. Taylor returned  Satin day from a
trip to Fire Valley and Burton City.
the: ^��..' . ���   . .
Baid-niiiitQH Mote
RATES    S.2.50    PES    DAY. \
: Family, Grocers, and, Produce ��������� Merchants.
Second   Street,
���k TT-KJ-rr-axfK-wa' w i;]ti|rJ'^srjf��'fjr^ ��t ���ti
., s-l li     jj
11" A'.  Foi lies  and   Win. Kirby were
-up from Arrowhead   Sunday evening.
in Vancouver.
Ijjoi.ni was   iiroujrlifc up la'-l
John  McLeod  and , LI.   G. iluller. oi ; i.-veuin-u- - he fore   jastices of   the peace
Vernon, were   in   Kevelsioke  Sunday I Et\rd   Evd^v   and   Jolm   D. Doyd ixud
evening going west.
i> rei'Siitiid'-'l for 'use weeic
Perry i^eake has made a, new   siirv-y '    '             FISH  CREEK NOTES,
for the   telephone  company and  new I ' 	
poles will be erected. ��� Develooment   Vvork Being Cone on a
Number of Properties-
n,. i
Wa-ffons,  benvery. Kigs,
.   Buggies, Etc.,
Blacksmith ing ;uid  Woodwork
clone on short noti'ce.'
Carriages   -Built ' to ' Order,
i   , ;
John   D.  Boyd  came down Sunday ���'
with the Big Bend mail and left on the ���'
upward trip again to-day. ���
It ia rumored that there wiil he a
third party out l'or political' ho:soi> in
Revelstoke riding in a few day.--.
Wanted���A good geivral hli'ck-mii h
at once, ripply to lloht. (Gordon, li'-v-
elhtoke Stat ion. tf
Three men are  at work oil the Con
mote -.'roup "-iiu-uetj near the motit!- o* ,
Pool cree!'.     Tiiei-e i-�� a stilendid sliow  |
* -    i
incr of :;'.'.rij-; ore on this* group and |
"irrte a l.-t ',f ru i'i oif- is'uow on the '
T�� c I'oi.ii.-.e ('��� mi aii}   an-jM-ep.iri.ig , i;
tu -1,-ii t v, ���.<:, '-:i   ! onii > j giontj.      'I hi-    y
Your Pocket-book
mi! v bu low but noliadyHces it, but
if voiir olutluh arc sliauby that
"lOtUc.-iit.r.o'.joOy wants loltnuw you.
J.-iuliesorOeiii-.'1'nilor JMadc'Clotlies
repaired and cleaned in yood acyle.
C'i 11 ur ---oikI jjo-t card.
Samuel   Needham, Douglas St.
K-labliihed ID year.-',
- ^tiicth   Union JUibor Shop.
! &v^irvriivs'r<r.:rr-,"~y^r~''^i"i^ i,w-<->y��.ffl3jiCfi**^OT
:-li; i-r.iA Cnch P.-ic-j P.iid for
'J'he "Wigwam"' ha.-ehull Icun i-
g-ettin^ in it.-- hi.'-it work thr'-c 11i'_rf11^.
Look nut for a war in jj-ann- on I he '1U)\.
a '.ri'-   hi^'li   ';i','i"  fit '��� u.iMiii'.' pro- j ?,'   -'ri\ W"^ f
'���~i,!  '������ ' ip    i^ -~JZ   vi'A I      '' "'�� �� R* H   t!>.   y
.: ���. ii,., v ; ;.., .,:,. -i .:,.. ���,,., ��� j SA&, *,"/   &   MM S |
arc   beauties.    The'' Spring   will   be here before you
.know   it iand   vou   will   be   uncomfoilable with vour
,   heavy  winter, suit. >    I^ick   our yotir-pattern now and,
have your Spring Suit in time.      ..
.Hew Spring Styles in "Woolens.
\J> -
EFirst Street, Revelstoke.
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vi'i- I to 1   in   tiie   lir.sl.  l;icroh*.e   mal-h    1,'iouj   .
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ful furnituie, eronkery, slow--, r/unk"i
vapor hath, etc. f'ati In- -.'-���eii al-Ah--.
(Jorhet fs residenee, Fir<.l. "I n-el, foiuth
hou��e from the Imperial JJai.k. :<
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MeLssBsn, leFeely ^Company, Limited,
iPAlilL^hLL    \m\lj^HUL   I    Wood    Mantels,   Grale
and   Tiling       .M A.J KNTK.'   iSTtJiOii   IIA NGiW for   Hotel   and   Family   use
Miners* and Mill SiiDDlies.
Vancouver, - - British Columbia,
Mi'iini'iie,.-' .-il Jj.iwson (Jily, Aflin and IJi-nnett.
-r- r~r~tz=x3 .r
Holland fr.'ide'-i  and   lahor ���i-,��.rliiiiily I
has   appointed   a   eoirunil Ice  uiihin-
sti'iK't ions to h.'iA'r one of   it--  nieiriher-.
in aLtendaiice at the eity council uiect-
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lifm:- ii-cil ,i- ,i i-ii.i I-.-.''-;, \iiil I"- cki-'-/l
in'", on behalf ol the-labor mtrrc-t-. LicscLtokt, li. C, .U-iy 7. ItJi".
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FJcvolstokc Station,
(Inle 3IacF.irliine i-C f.'o.)
| V A N COUVER,' B.  C.
"\!.'e ,-ir.' M.-iiM!r-'"t'!t er- -ind  direct  Tiiipoi I ei��. mid  carry a   larpfe   ^toek  of
F! ',1 i ..'���'��� . i-'i.-i-iiai-i'*-. rif ("l,iy yoo-l--, Si-i.-iiiifii  ,-mkI IJtM��-t i--;i j Hooks Ci lass ware,
i l;i'il i;i i.ii n i/o i id ".. \ ci'I-.f 'iiemicih" -ind nil o! her A -.-ay, -r'"- ti nd .Miner's requirements
Sole   \Lcents loi' .Muigan Crucible Co in pant,  iial tersca,   Becker Sons' Bal-
.'IIIci'-, etc.
Ciilalogite and full p'lrticiijtu-fi ��ent on iipplicdtion.
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