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Array 'J  REVELSTOKE. WEST KOOTENAY,  B.C.,. MAY  O"  isyy.  $2,00 a Year.  Trout' Lake New;  S. McMahon is around   ngaifi   after  a piolunged iilue->s.  ���������oilion   ot    tin-   Silver   Cup slick" I       R. L. and   -Mis.   Patterson,   nf Toi  The sun of I In; 2-lth shone on ,110  iuorelny.il portion of Her Majesty's  empire than Revelstoke, as in' its''own  small way it kept, holiday in honor of  the woman Q-U'i-ii's eightieth hirthilny.  and the hearts of the people"echoed  back the .sentiment of the national nn-  Uk-:ii, when played ,to greet our visitors at lb'* morning, train', as feeliuglv  and lovingly as could Lhe people of  hoi old metropolis. East and wesl, by  great and .small, the day meets equal  honor, and, even here, between the  snowy'-nnmiils of the Gold,and Sel-  kiik ranges, i' U"!IS kol'1 celebrate with  all llie energy and thoroughness of the  west, headed by the ubiquitous Scotchmen; for here, as elsewhere on'the  globe girdle, is in be found the Caledonian si i-ielv.'  The' forenoon was,taken up with the  gun i-Iiib"sh(i(it for lhe splendid trophy  , presented by Hie Oowan-Holten-Downs  Go. iiiid"V,ilneil at $7,3. It' was Won by  the R-velstoko No- 1 learn with the  ,1'olloiving exeellont .score out' of  '   possible 100:,  a '  White,' Ed:   McRae, A.     -       -       -    '   -  Barber! t-iuy -       -       -      -      -  Brown, 11. A.       -    - -  McDonald, A. -    '���������       -       -���������     -.  "  ' Total -     '  -      .'���������_-'  The   second   place   was    taken  Donald with the folio wing:,  Anns',ru!!!/. W.       .       -       -       -  Ciines, C'h.is.       -  '    -   ,    -       -o  Riohaidson, J. .       -       -       - .  Lappan,  Ca111 well, \V. -   ���������   -  .    .        Total  17  II  13  12  0  .02  >������.v  I.T  13  12  . 0  ' 0  -10  Ed.  ���������' The lit-1 prize was won by  White, K. I). J. O. Johnson (Revelstoke  team X:.. 2) second, gold medal. Silver  medals were awarded to Messrs. sAi in-  strong, Mclt.ie. U.uber, Bainos ant]  Itichard-'on. ���������-���������        ��������� - ,       _  Arier lunch an adjournment 'was  made to second sti eel. The chililrens  races whvVib'st run ���������md" created  a  lot  ."of  amusement.    The ��������� places   were   as  ' follows: '-    '  ' i3o.vsuiid.-rS years��������� Kldigo  Morgan,  '. Guy Varnos. Arlhur Caley, Robert Mc-  Rury.,Frank'McMahon.  ' Boy*, under 12 years ��������� Earl Petliniecp.  Seymour     Ililliei*.     Wardie   Forrest,  Olia.-. Turr.ios, Harry Var-nos.  Giils 1'iider S yearn- Lottie' Fen is,  Gel Lb' Law -.0:1.  'Gii'l-'iir.clei-  12  vein's��������� Edna   Knowl-  ton, L-n.-i Atkiii-on! Winnie McRury,  Bewail' L.iwson. NellieB.iin,  Giils under 10 years���������Edna Knowl-  ton. Eniina Levesque, Katie Atkinson,  Flora Palmei, Allele Levesque.    '  Boys under 10 years���������Aiisil Hillier,  O.ito Forrest. Goichui Knuiylfon, .j'olin  Fraser.  The bii-yiie parade followed J and  though small w.i- pretty. Miss Brown  got fir-L pii/..' foi ladies, Md. Faget  first for gentlemen: his wheel was  cleveily di-^uif-ed as a "schoonei."  Next came the standing Inond jump  won by 1. P. Sutherland with A) ft. 3\  inches, with K. D. Johnson 9 ft. 2  inches second. Another change was  ma'de to Front street for the, lire, department races. It is expressing'  general opinion to say that these  event-- excited the keenest inteiest and  the hub and hub race was certainly  well' worth seeing. The competing  teams were: , ������     '  Kamloops   F.   B. ��������� Messrs. Murray '  (dipt.iin),,J. X. -Moore. J. L. Brown, A.  F. L-uuler. II. McKay,  A.'Scolt. 0. 13.  Welsh. J. M. McCormick,   D.   Power,  A. Owens, W.J. Kerr, W. Knight.  Revelstoke F. B.-^J. G, Allan (captain).   K.   J). Johnson,   J.   A.   Birney,'  It. M.Smvthe, II.V. Scott. C. M. Field.  E. Adair. J- M.under, J. donneyiiian,  It, S, Wilson,' S. Siumder.-, W. IIollo-  . wny.  Revel-toko lili'i'.illy lifted the reel off  the ground at ihe finish, and touching  only high places won from their plucky  opponents in Vi second- with about a  fool a nd a half to spare, The next  coiilesi between the te.niis was a dry  te.st. ' a'nd ,ihis Kamloops won by  five se< i.iiil--, making 11 splendid connecting 111:1 and joint conueeliou.  Tlw-y were loudly cheote.l. In the  coupling   eonti-.-l   Allan   and   Birney,  Independent Order of foresters.  JhiliVn Columbia's Independent  Finesters arc expecting a good lime in  Vancouver 0:1 June l-t, the date sel  for' institution of a provincial high  c-ouit. Or. Oronhy.ilekha, the supreme,  chief ranger, wilh whose identity the  liis(oi y of the order is associated from  its��������� Inception, will be present and con-'  BuU-rtt'bk' beiuilil, is expyclcd'tp .result  Rovelstoke'.s representatives, again  woo, making and breaking theii.jo uts  in 12 second-, to the oO l-o of the Kamloops couple, Scott and Fnwers. The  Kamloops men did well in all their  races, and they propose, like lhe game  lighters they are, not. to be coiU'out  with one test, but will invite our boys  to the'"wind" town on J.uly l-t or on  Lihor diy.'tu again try conclusions  with, Iheiii., They are a jolly, good-  hearted lot, and made things hum like  one of their own reels while here.  Here's to our next, meeting!        '   '    ,  Again assembled on Second sheet (it  was a.;'pas-ing *liow"), the sports were  recommenced wilh throwing 'the cricket ball, which ".Tack" Allen eaptiued  easily. McCormick, of Kamloops,tool;  Edwards'scalp in tlie one mile bicycle  race. Our home rider Was not in any-,,  thing like trim, and w.r-i coaxed to run  just to in ike a race, while McCormick  came, prepared to make a winning.  This is another matter that will'keep  lill'. Dominion or Labor day. lu lhe  100 yards dash K. D. Jolim-on won  from Birney, and in thii 22.)' Bunney-  niiin ran away from C. M. Field and  the rest of lhe" field, i-Little "Wilfv"  Sinythe made a hot win in ,the boys,'  bicycle race, but Eddie JelTs was not'  far behind. ' J. P. Sutherland was the  onlv  one.   who  could .toss   the   crtber  * ft  over.    The gre.tsy,pig was taken in-ule  trie "pigget" fence of  the  school yard  and'  there   let   loose,   pursued  by  the  pork hunters.     The porker soon found  a weak spot in   the, fence  and took  to  the  biush,   wilh   thorSet   eyes of the  hunters over* on him.    He. made ,-i gallant-run,   but "We-wee!" he yelled as  Maddox got him by the e-ir.aiid "Wee-,  wee!" jie   cried the "hull"' way home.*  The 4-10 yaids was a pretty r.-u e, ft^ if  gene'ially is, and   K. D. Johiisyn ,innde  a very popular as well as excellent--win  from   Bouneyman. who is'no slouch 111  a long, quick.run.     The one   mile foot"  race   wenU-to   Pickard, though ''Roy"'"  Sinythe     fought      hard     for   it,   and  "Johnny"  Sutherland   niiide his third  Iirst,   by   putting   the  shot 11 ft. O'iu.',  Ab-x.   MiGiegor,   however,   coming a  good 'second with  -10  feet.      Tlie two  mile   biivile nice.also fell lo the Kiim-  loops   man,   McCormick,   who,  is    an-  excellent ridei.     |3d. Edwards, uijide a  good second and OhrU. Oao took tldid  place.     "Jack"  Ilielinrdron,   who bad  been laying for the fat men's race fm- a  wi ek pasl,.captured it gracefully from  .���������'Bob''Fleming, and,"old   man" Petti-  piece ran away from George Hamilton  in the old   men's  race.'    The   running  long,jump fell   to   K.D.Johnson wilh  10   feel,  Charles   Field   being" second'  with   13  ft. 0 in.     The   running   hop,  step, and   jump  was   taken.,by F.   Q.  Dean   wilh  93  ft.  8 in.,,'Bert"'Gainer,  hccoi-.d with.3,? ft.     The.half   mile.cbi-  cyele races were not run, and lhe ihcee  mile race (fnot) was won by Thos. Wol-  ling, Bunneyiiiiin well in second  place.  The evening saw ,110 abatement, of  the day's fun, and Tapping's Theatie  was a brilliant scene as I he ball opened  to the nun ching martial strains of McMillan's pipes who was the only and  best piper present. An interesting  item of lhe piogramnie was the Highland fling competition., Mrs. C. Holteii.  by request, kindly consented to take  part aiid her graceful dancing won her  not alone fir.-t'pi i'/.e hut lhe plaudits of  the hall. John Forbes- and Alex. -McLennan also competed. Space wi  not allow llio printing of the pro  gramme but the items were all goot  and under Mr. Barber'!? management  all well executed. The wee snia- boors  brought' the celebration to a do-".  Kamloops contingent wanted to keep  it up next day again, but Revelstoke  flesh is wiak, and bended by their  piper they took the town hy storm.  The items of the piogramnie were  numerous and though the <-nii)iuilt>'C--  did nil they could it was impossible  almo'-t to 1 un thein/dl'without delays.  Taking everyl hing into con-iderat inn  it was a splendid day's sport, and the  Mail has but one ci ilici-m' to make-���������  we must have a decent, ground next  yeai. The ci nw d was niiii-h ln.i l.-iig.*  In be :ifcoiiiinodated couil'.irlabiy on  the street. There i-. no tinn-In he ln-i  about this, Revel-loke is behind the  proecn.-ion.  canle down about ���������"> o'clock nf the after  .-.(,011 of the 22nd. The mouth of the  new tunnel was liuiied, bii^.-little damage was done and no one was hurt.  Wagons reached Ferguson for the  fir.-t time this spiing on Ma> 21st.  Three paities of miners have left  Ferguson "within a week to resume  work 611 the Duncan slope. T|ies������  weie E. L. Kiiiman lo the Holy Moses;  Peteison and Armstrong, who will  complete their contract on the West-  fall claims: 'and Thomas and Bruce  Home, who will begin work on the  Hoi ne ledge."  Tlie present' season is at least throe  weeks later than last year.  Tivo men who have come Ihrongii  the Lai dean valley from Kootenay  lake reached here today. 'They loport,  .309 men at the he'a'd of Kootenay Lake  employed on Cr: P. R. construction.  1, Reyelstokei's Abroad. - ���������  . It is veiy' jileasing to Revelstoke  people 'to hear of 'the honorable  mention given' ���������'onr boys" away at.  Atlin.' Every report, press or personal,  tliat has come to hand speaks well of  the,'*idiiiinistr.*itioiiaiid general fairness  of Government Agent Graham. It is  equally pleasant to note' that---, Mr.  Vukei-s (little Billee) is ' equally appreciated and that at the recently  organized Atlin brokers association.he  w as liiade its fiist president.,   ',  . CJ. Mc-Crsery, wife .and ��������� children, of  "Airowheail, weie in town fur Wednesday.      . ,.  T: N. Bird, wife, and family, from  Trout Luke City, wen: in town Sat 11 r-  dnv.' .-, ���������       ���������  professional   ni'cn  distinguished himself   as   ii   plnwsiii.-in  the other day  while   on   a   \ is.il' lu ,a  liinch    near   Uiwn..   The   rancher   ex-  John   ]"). noydV-une'-down from Big   presses Ins wislfcs to entei lain our city  liend Monday" lo  intend, the   crlebra     fHoifeJ in a .similar ui.inner again.  tiou. "     ' ��������� jL/Seikirk. Lodge L 0. 0.������F. has Iimiib-  ,    ' .    . ,   '  ',        ,  ,        .     <r c -1 :,'.. _i.!....... e    n 1.1  ,'., l>,,,.  A ,repoi t of Arrowhead   celebration  on the Queen's   Birthday   is. un.-ivcid-  idily, crowderl"out.    There was a  large  aral .variedlisl of spurts.  onto, wore here iliis week.  Mis. N. S. Thomas and sons, of  Nakusp, registered here Wednesday.  Messrs. Taylor and Troup of the  s. s. llosslanrl ��������� were with us fur the  ���������24th.  ' Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Kennedy,' of  Illecillewaet, are staying in town for; a'  week. ���������       1  "\Vntcli for'snaps in the grot.cry line  at D. 0.' Calhcart's, successor lu F.  Ahlin .t Co. ��������� ', o  Gei-ald B.'Nagle celebrated tlie 24th  by shooting a 2-year old hear four  miles out of town.  Police Magistrate lla'ig sal f..i- the  first lime iu his new ciipao-'ty u'.v.er-  (].\y.    Two months was lhe sentence.  A full attendance, is lequested al  the next meeting of Gold Range Lodge  No. 2G, K. of P., when election of olii-  cers will be held.  ..Gottfried Ahlin and wife, of New-  York, aie- heie on a-wedding tour.  They are' staying with the ' groom's  brother Fred Ahlin.  Mr. and Mrs. TIaig intend lo reside,  at the lletlieringtou home this suin,-  iiiei" and Mrs. Spurling and family will  occupy,the llaig residence."  The Revelstoke Bicycle Club will  have a run .Tuesday evening at 7:30  from Captain - Barbi r's store. Theie  will be a meeting after tiie run.  - A" number of bicyclists made ^ ihe  run to Williamson's ranch last, Sunday  but found the,,road in bad order and  several accidents were encountered.  One of  our   local  i'-i  1  m  t" ".-I  8  m  The Hotel' Victoria looks its old  self again with a splendid coat of paint  and new buildings. It is'just as nice  inside as out. J. \7'. Perks runs it?  and lhat is "a gnariintee. \    7 -'  ���������J. New.cll caiiie down from   Tllecille,-,  waet  yesterday,    lie' leaves  for   the  south    tomorrow!',ind   'will    probably  spend the summer prospecting   in   the  Ivellle-Piiver district.  It. Tapping \ isitori the public schools  \esterday afternoon and after delivering.1 short uddi ess tieateil the,scholars,  A vote of thanks tu Mr. Tapping was  moved by Gordon Knowlton seconderl  by' Ancil Hillier and carried unanimously.  Amongst \isitors from dong' the  'line'attending the 24th weie noticed  Willis Armstrong, of Roger's Pass* J.  Lappan, of Illecillewaet; W. Caldwell,  of Donald; Thos. Gillespie, and Ceo.  Miller, cf Albert Canyonj and P.  Johnson, of Qlaolor.  There was a hi��������� crowd of' visitors  11 urn Arrowhead in"Revelstoke for.'llie  celebration, including R. L. SI1011,  Capt.'Fi.rslund, H. U. IlclTnpr, S. M.  Finder, Victor Anderson, J. F.Walter,  .1. J.' Foley, Alex. Stenson, Geo; II.  Ritchie,-and A. McDougall.  J. R. Hull was able , to be out on  the Queen's' birlhday, and war: down at  tho races during the aflei noon. He  has been laid up for a long lime and  111:111 v friends were pleased lo see him  out again ���������Kamloops Sentinel.  ferred its dinner from Donald to Revelstoke and the first meeliug will,, be  ;held ihis evening. Election of'grand  lodge representative and nomination  of officers will bo a part of tonight's  business, . - ���������  Pettipiece's directory is again before  the public and.this lime better than  ever. Everyone should li uc a1 copy  ���������50 cents each To people coming  into Revelsioke the. book is most-valuable and makes a -good atlvei tisemont  to send away as( well as "to .retain at  home.  Mr. iii:(l Mrs. Dillahough are' visiting Mrs. H. N. Coursiei' Mr. Dillahough is C. P. R press agent from  Winnipeg to - Vaneoiuer and an old'  Chicago daily paper man. " Mrs. Dilla,  hough is from Mrs. Coursier's old home  11 iid .will remain with her for llie  summer probably.  ' The. following ofti.-crs were elected  by Riuelstoke Lodge No. 25 L,0. 0.  F. at Thursday night's meeting for the.  term commencing first 'inc-ting in  July: P. ]. Moore, N. G.: T. J. Gra-  ham/y G.; A. C. Thompson, Sec; J.  1. Woodrow, Treas. Appointment, of  other ullicers and' installation takes  place the first meeting iu July.  The "sports" of lhe town have arranged a sparring contest for Tuesday  ,or Wednesday night of next week ;.t  the .skating rink. The contestants are  two very clever boxers���������Percy Wilkinson'' of S.-iiidon aiifl Waller Miller nf  Los Augelos. The pu.-se is one of $ 100  and two-thirds gale money; one-lhird  to'the loser. The contest will be held  under Maruuis of Queensbury rules  aiid ii scientific battle is expeclefl.  . .ic city-council held its regular  niet'i.'iig hist night' with Mayor Mc  Catty and Aid. Brown, Wells', Crnge,  McKcchnie and Graham piesunt.  Minutes of  lust   meeting' reud   and  adopted.  j     Ciiiiununici.'tions were received frr.ni  i Pulice    Magistrate    Haig    suggesting  i that ciMii I sittings lie held daily, when  at   (J:-'!0   ii.in.:   f.-inii   Supt.  n"  Du  ,H",  die  from his visit. Court IJuri-.nd ol  Vancouver has e]ect"d 11 delegate.-,  and Com t V mcoiiver of the same 1 ily  will send .3; Com I Ml. Begliie of R-.-ve  stoke will be represenlcd by 2 il.-log.it"-  and all I he Kootenay and ^",l!e co.u ts  expect to send full 1 opre-entation, .-o  the pio-peit of a successful meeting is  vei-v encouiaging. B. It. Atki.i- and  0.13. Mn.-ti-a.i.' the l.iC'ii ropri'.ier'.'.al.i'.  I  Mi-iy staling  lb it councils com-  . inuuii-.uion   re   im|>rovomeni,   of   side-  i walks   and   -,'.reels  on   C. P. It.   land  ! would be referred to   general   .supeiiu  leiideut: fiom F. C. Gamble, provincial  neer,   signifying   his  approval    of  up and city cleik reported thai he. had  not received iiiis.vp.i- to coii.iniiuk'.ilioM  sent department. Clerk win instructed  to wire minister of intcm ior.  Aid. Brown introduced a by-law,  No. 12, aul'liin izing the bori owing nf  ���������^10,000 for expeiidjtuie on woiks of  iniinediatc necessity within jurisdiction  of city.  was 1 cad ,������   lii'sl.   and  . ongu  the, placing by  Bylaw No.  second lime.  Council resolved into cnuuiiil tee of  the vvlinle for consiileial i'ii of bv law-  No. 12.  Commit Ice rose and repoil'-il.  Aid. Gr.-ihani imrodiicod In-law No.  iveriunei.t of SS00   to '��������� 1.3 icgulat ing sale of spirit nous liquors  n.mcil's disposal for pin poses of ditch- | and   limbing    number   of    hotel  a    fust  j. I iug in protection of liver   bank   work; ; saloon licenses.  W.ivei lev Mine   re   r-liipiiient   to J    'By-law   No.   13   read  tinm  ill!'  Luuncil of two wheel scrapers; from It.  P. Peliipiece offering 50 copies of  diiectory and map of the city of Rev-  e'.-.toke lu council for 820.  Mutter of lecrcation   jjround   grant  secon  d ti  me.  By-law No. 11 was reconsidered and  finally passed.  City cleik was instructid to ,-ul-  vertise for pound keeper.  i������*;p;^  tihginof snpi'ilies from the liver to  llio. camp. It is, iii my upmin.i, better  to pack supplies direct from R-vel-  sloketotht: mine wilh .-ininial-*. ami  cheaper too, than to sloniuhoal up'thc  river and then pack Ihoin on yum*hack  into the c.-iinps. Tin* oontra-t would  be still worse with a combined steamboat.-md wagon road route. .'It' ibere  is lots of money give u������ hotho wagon  road and tiai!-". But fir-t 1 wnuld -,iy,  give us trails. Yes, 1 say -'trail.-,"  even after healing Mr. tionello'.- pio-  pusaK 1 am inloro-tt'd in bS claims,  and if Ic-in got through coitain deal*  'of which I have hope, there w.ill'be  some $12,000 worth of work put in < 11  thent- It ia siniplv impossible lo undertake development work like that  without traiN.  KOIS-f-RT   ULAOKMOUK.  I have heard .Mr. G'enelle's sfeamlioai,  proposition.' I still believe the .S(tKKj is  better spent, on ,trails as lhe canyon  can be safely run fm- long enough Ic  give him time to cai ry all thi-ru is  required ' from Revelstoke. - I know  what I am ��������� talking about as to the  canyon for I've run it repeatedly in ,  small boats, iind on the Lvttou last  spring. It's'perfectly safe, at an intei-  mediate or medium stage of water,  which covers a period of three ,1110111 lis  at, least. Probably the sea=on is loneer  than that but it is sale .��������� to gimr.-iiilet-  that. much. It is a mistake to s*iy the  river just above the canyon is all right,  it is had at 9-mile, unimproved ,-i������ it i^  now, and if wagon load is talked at all  it should go .-ibove 0-mile. It would  cost more for a road" from canyon to  9-inile than from Revelstoke to canyon  and if Mr. Geiu.-lle thinks it necessary  to have a road to above the canyon -In:  had better say at once above 0-mile.  This would greatly increase the cost of  transportation. Big Bend's great need  is cheap transportation of supplies a ml  cheap rates on any oie output it makes.  That, is best secured by ninning when  possible dii cot from Revelstoke to some  depot where goods can be, bought in  small lots iind also'while'the season  serves taking the ore out direct.  .JOHN  D.  BOYD.  My opinion is that the wagon toad is  useless unless built'above 'J-ntilo,fJaud  for   pin poses   of  getting   out   ore   it  would be much more economical to  bo  able to' boar  direct from   Revelsrcke.  .which can be safely   done   during the  season except for, say, a month, while  in flood, than transhipping to a wagon  and      Weighting      into     Revelstoke.  The same argument applies to  taking  in supplies.    Jf Mr. Genelb-'s boat- can,  not run the canyon at the stage be saw  it.it  is  not  fit   torun.on   the river  above.   ' The   economy   of   Big   Bend  transportation is, in  my opinion, shipping direct from   Kevcl-toke to ;i sitae  or warehouse, during the upon  season,  so that prospectors can order supplies  whenever and in whatever amaiuit required, and ship out ore when a steani-  ercan   make it. through   in  a   liip.      I  would   like, to seo a Ini;it  on   the liver,  and hope it can   be'arranged to give  communication   with   It-jot. Istoke.      I  would  like   lo   see   Mr. Ge.nolle's    boat  give, lhe canyon'a fair irinj.      If it. cm  go, as he said, whore   the   Lytton   can  not. there need be no mo:o s.iid.    If he  must have tho road we could counect-jt  with   pack   trails   while   the   1 oad   i-  liuililing.      It won't do to wait  till the  road   is  imilr,  as to  be useful the supplies must go in eaily.   ,  CAPTAIN  KOKSI.ASl),  .S. .S,   l.VITON.  The Lytton has gone through the  canyon -jx or seven times. 1 was ,,j)  her every time she went up, I haven't  si-en th.- canyon in flood, but have at  middle and ordinary low stag.'-,' when  there i,- no, trouble in 11,1 vigating it, '  1 do Hoi consider the building nf t his ��������� The 0,11111111'.- open season, for a boat  road a nece-'saiy condition to pulling j like (ienellc'- -hould lv. -ay. lor four  on a steamer. If Ibis boat of Oenelje's j <>r live months if lhe bo.it. is as you  cannot 11111 the canyon in ordinary , -ay. I can baldly s,(y Imw many  water she won't run above it in high | round trips, it s|-,>,iid make >n th.it  water, I'm sure, for Ibere are place- ��������� time: w e ui.iile I he 1 nund tlip in 1<-s  abnve worse in high water than lhe 1 ih.-iu t wo d.iy-. Thei e i> no u.-- talking  canv on in ordinary stage.-. I think if , ahiitit Ihe i.niynn 1:1 high water :l  a boat would run from lp-vel-loke ��������� j,.,"* safe. Tbowagmi mad would be ,1  uorlh when Ihe c.inyo'i k*- safe (for help with a lull -0.1-nn'- work. Ivt.t in  ,-ihnul, say. I luec In four uionlli-), it , do what b to be done and ih'.iply 1! i-  lould lake everything 1 h" 1.'imp need.-; not nece-s-iry. 1 ihink. a-at l,������vm able  al i heapesl rales. The main quc-li.in ; water --lage.-. .1 boat would ni(.-l likely  with cl,i i in nvvnei - just, 111 ivv i- I he ge|-.| come < low 11 In (own.  The Peace Commission ;    Anowiiead-Goorg.-T. Newuia.i.    Thoin-im's   Lauding--).   W.   Tlioni-  The government   has   re.-cinded ���������be'^(1,)>  list nf appoint menls in t ho enmmis-ion 1     (.'ou.aplix-Mos-i-.   M-uhiiiiek     and  of peMi-e and made .1   new   one   which    jj���������.,n#  Trout Lake City-F. T. A bey.  'Ferguson���������AIcx.-indor Cummin-.  Nakusp���������M'"--rs.    MiCuu-heon    iind  Abriol,  f ir������ ViUiej- Wolin Cun^s. ���������  ' The boaid'nf trade council met Monday evening to discuss .Air. Genelle's  oll'e'r to put, ;i stcanier on the river  above Revel-toke. He staled he would  'put on a boat if .$1000 worth of business  w,-is-guaianteed. The question of aiding the boat by extending the wagon  road to the head of the canyon (which  Mr. Cenelle said had boon mentioned  to him) was Ihen discussed. Sevoial  'Big Bend people present said the canyon was safe enough to inn at, oidin-  ary water, and 'the road 'was not  absolutely'necessary at present. Finally Mr. Cenelle decided to visit the  Canyon with J. D. Boyd, one of Big  Bend's pioneer settlers.' He went next  day with C. S. McCarter, barrister,  and at lhe mooting Tuesday evening  told the council he would not run his'  boat Ihiough the rnnyou at all, and  repealed his oiler of $1500 worth,of  business guaranteed and Ihe extension  of the wagon road to head of canyon.'  IK: oU'ered to contiact for.the road for  $11000. lle'wiis not prepared t.o bring  his boat till after high water. ' After  some discussion it was resolved to why  Mr. Genelle's offer to the. government  with a recommendation to spend'the  money as proposed on the wagon road.  There was a number of practical Big'  Bend people present, but as "one was  reminded when .about to speak that  this was a boa id of trade ii'ieeling.they  said they did not care to intrude. The  Mail's columns are open lo'them,  however, and they express them as  follows, having beard 'Mr. Genelle's,  offer and the conditions attached to it:  lCIJW.XHU  ADAIR.  My idea is that building and improving Big Bend trails is better policy  than'sponding it on wagon road. , I  think it unnecessary lo build this road  to aid a steamer, as Ihe can}on is  safely open for .say three months".  Genelle's boat, which will, he says,  carry !i() tons, should imike, say,  nine ��������� trips a. month ; at, ' say.  20 tons a trip, this givws ISO tons a  month, which at ,$10 a ton equals  .$7200; about five times what he will be '  satisfieiVwith and all in one month.  Besides the cb4t of bringing in supplies  being greater over both " roarl and  steamer route than diioc-t from Reyel-  sloke, if ore is to come out, it is 'more  practical lo put it 011,11 boat running  through to 'Nelson or Trail than',to  take it-by boat to bead of canyon,  tran-lnp there to wagons and again at  Revolstoko l,o cars, if waggon road is,  necessary at all it must, go" beyond  iJ-inile and the cost of transhipment  and freightage would be a big item. -I  do not consider the building of a mad  a necessity' to putting on a boat and I  think Mr. Cenelle would agiee with  ine if he would ti y the. river, that is if  his boat is all that he claimed for her  Monday night. Yes! I am heavily  inlor'esled in Big Bond .and the company T represent will do about, $S0;)0  win lb of work.this season and if indi-.  cations continue good we vvill work .-ill  w inter.  (I no no i*; r.Ai-'ORMK.  The.$l,000,could be expended lo some  I'euolit in 'trails this year at, least,  when it is  not  necessary  to   put.   the  d lo   head  of   canyon.  f   say   not  necessary, from what, I know of the  canyon and its water stages, as I Ihink  il perfectly wif" for a period siiflieienlly  long to allow Mr. Gonelle do all the  business he asks guaranteed,'and mote  if it is I hole to bo done. I should like  to sci., a sli-aiin'i- on the liver and I  lope arrangements can be made to  hi) vo one, but for the prosi-ul I cannot  see why it is necos.-aty to build a road  Lo enable her do wlnil. business can be  done safely wilhoul it.  '.I.   \V.  M'CAU.f.M.  took effect on Tuesday.    The new ju-l-  ices in this town and di.-tiictare:  Revelstoke���������Messis.   Haig,    Vr.iin'.v,  and Kilpatriek.  J.lloi^ll-.^YH*}!.1���������WrtUvr S^ott*  ,,li,.i,.i...,iil|Jl.m.ll.ll.L,llllul������������MIMIMIM^ V
THE KOOTENAY MAIL
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1kootena\> flfoail
pi i;,,i.-.iu:3> i:vki:y satuiuiay
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2EVELSTOKE. B.C.,
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is. it. rAMPur.i.b.
IVi i i-iu i: -V-.-P Pi-orKiirroi*.
ilissi-iytion   Price,   $2.00   Per    Annum
:.L -i-i'.u-ii.v in .\i>v.\xfi: ������J-*
ADVEIITISIHG RATES.
' ,'.\T!'\< J' Al)VI':i,'TISK.MHN,T.-,i"sei'U'<lal
'! c ;..tc el -I.-'.:l l��-i" e.iliiniii i'11'11 'lIUI' """"I.1*
i\ii -ihi.-fs <.f six column indies or over ������?!
1,1 r im li ])er month.
i'i: WSIKVT .UlVlCltTlSKMICXTS 10c. per
lij. (:i-t lii-u-liuii, .'..*. per liiiu each siiljso-
dii.-mi iii-."i'ii(iii. 'J'ho number of lini'*
red*.mid hv --nice ou-u-iied, U lines to tlie
in,!..
pr MilS'ii .Vd'i'lCHS ltlr. per line each in-
- 'l-limi. link'��� coiiii'.iitcd for by the lull
l:n. -.
,)';J'- I'lilNTINi' of every kinil al nio.-l, rc-.i-on-
.i'ik- r.ilc- ,m<l .slnii-lc.st notice.
\: I'Ol.'XTrf I'm- iuli pi-inlhiK or ad vei Using
]....���-,ible on lhe lir-l of every month.
(-OiMtllspoN'DKNC.'K on .ill matters of local
or public interest invited ,uut eiii-ofully con-
-,.1.. nd. All coiiiiniinie.ilions to the Krfitor
i,r.i-t be.Kvomiii'.iiied by the inline of the
\. nli-i*. nut lid-jo.���nrily for publication, but
,i- an ea ideiicc of good faith.
Addtv--,' "
Tin: Kootkxay Mail.
Revelstoke, B.C.
itCVKLSrOKE, MAY 27, IS!)!)
iebitoiial
W-r. strongly object to the board' of
tr.uifi council taking lo itself the
power of pa-sing resolutions on such
piblic milteis as.the Hig P.end wagon
road, about wl-idi we st.ite truthfully
llieio is s-trong diversity of opinion,
without even submitting it to the vote
or feeling of its general membership.
Wr: u'giet I'b'say it, but we, have heard
ineuibeis of this yeiy, bnaid of^tr.klc
council say it themselves, there is
a deci'h'd politic.il leaning in it which
should' not be there. A body like
that, it"is licit a body but a committee,
.should not arrogate the light to judge
foi.a matter ad'ecling the general
public, lush it in on the city council
(winch font.iins three of. ilS niembei-s)
end pre-s it forward on the, govern'
inent without any'gcneial fee-bug
being hoard on the mutter. We, have
been at,, pains' lo gather, individual
opinion-. o:i t'ie subji ct of the board of
t ado and city.council resolutions and
v. n find 'a laigo. number of people
utterly at' vaiiance wilh the views ex-,
pleased .in them. Whether these views
i.re light or vviong is not, what we are
ilisuussiiig just now. vye '"are only
bji'cliiigto the board of trade council,
intf rior and we have papers here that
never lifted a voice to secure what is
properly outs. They were afraid it
would goagainsf their party, no doubt.
Poor pat liz.ins! We Hope Mr. Bostock
and other mainland members will
make such lepiesontations to the government as io cause them to include
P.. C. in their biil of "rights.'' All
interior papeii should appeal to the
government to rectify the present  rep-
c
rcsentiition.
Tun railway builders in the Duncan
have locked horns and restraining in
junctions are all the rage Tf the C.
P. II. would begin at-tiiis end by the
time  it reached  the   Duncan   the   in-
1 CD
junction inclination would have left
their opponents and the road would be
fixed. Th<-re will be no injunction at
this end if woik is started.
Reform and Labor1 Association
o
a nil ,i   ou
admission
of itf
own
members shows ���mukedly the political
cloven hoof, ' initiating and lushing
through resolutions on a' siii.joi-t' of the
\oiy w iciest and.most genoi.il interest
without giving the business in- general
public .in  oppji'tiiiiity c>to   explain   its
i
views.' Q
The council.of tlie bomrl of tiacle
has the iii.-ic.iinei\ in its hands to call
a special gefier.il meeting al any time,
when neeess.iiy, but il didn't even go
tu.it moderate length;. It lushed this
thioiig!) in council ami then passed it
on to soii.fi of its members hi ' the
council to take it up another step.     II!1'"'11   introduced
.    ,. ,      ,        l   ' ���-   .      i    i parliiiinenr.-i ak us eight hour-a d.-iv-
lug lo sav the   bom d   ot   trade,;  , ,   ,, ? _.   "..
'' The above association met on Saturday la-t. Mi eting culled to older by
recording secretary at D p.m., in absence of pre-ident'and vice-president.
A. C. Thompson elected lo the chair
protein. Present: Recording and financial seei clary and sergca-ii at arms.
Ab.-ent : President, vice-president,
treasui er. and audit or. '
Previous minutes road and adopted.'
Ono application for membership received iiiid.accepted.'O.ie now member
elected.   ' '    ' -
Cotniiiuniealion from'acting Minister
of .Minos'C. A. Semlin, acknowledging
receipt of resolution re eight hour law,
on motion filed: fiom City Clerk Shaw
as follows:    ,.
Revelstoke, B. C, .May V.i, 1S90.
. IJ. Stamper, F-ip, Sec.   Labor and Reform       Association,,     Revelstoke
Station, 'll. C:
Dear Sir,���I am directed by the city
council to acknowledge the receipt of
your letter of the JOth inst., and to
state for the information,of your association that the into of wages to be
paid by the city on public works has
been' fixed by the council as follows:
Laborers, 2) to 2o cents per hour: mechanic-?. 2.") Lo III) cents pei lioui. I am,
deal sii, Yours'faithfully,
,'    O. k\ Shaw,
Ciiy Clerk.
Resolved: That Lhe communication
from oily clerk're rale of wages be laid
over for one week.
Itesoived: That";i committee of one
bo appointed to investigate regarding
the city'sn-ate of wages as set, and report to a special meeting to be hold
���Saiuiday, ."May 27, at, S p.m. '""
At this part of tho proceedings A. C.
Thompson obtained permission to
leave the chair, and V. B. Pratt was
appointed lo act.
��� Itesoived: That, this association invite .Mr. Eltwood Pomeroy, president
of the National Direct Legislation
League, to address a public meet iug on
the subject and benefit*.cof direct legislation, under the auspices of this association. And be il further resolved:
That lhe recording ,seci etary bo in-
stiucted to write lo Mr. Ponieroi y's
Vancouver agents, the Thomson Sla-
llionery Co..'and eiidcivoi to secure
' Mr. lV'inerorv for a lecture here, and |
that t'.ie toiolding   secietarv  have full !
i        v * ���
nnwi'i'- to  iiiiMp^1  for  iind   nclvortistj '
said lectin e.
At 1111 =- point the president and vice-
pi osident obtained . pei-uiission and
entered the meeting.
Jtwas resolved:   Whereas a bill has
into   lhe   Dominion
sOiuul
.-u.'ivitv  council,  have   pusset
so  an(
bill-   it   makes
the   dill ere nee,
w hen you MIO'.V
iuitiati d it.
how its clui.e and  w ho
Wi:
t! I bull-
nave
read      many
glow ni"
to the character of our beloved ibiecn. vviiose eightieth buliiday
wi   i'-i'V.',1 ated so lovallv  tlii- week, but
l>
lie.i! .1 one
W
Inesd.-iv that  was   to
our mind, at least,   ihoro  spontaneous    th-il portion of the
lb,in   tlie   ciK-eis
.!   ,(! sf- (,I   HIT    I,nil (���
nf
I O.
���Il-I
It
M f -.���1��tn In ,i siinpli-. lioui'-,!
!.-. h
il,
i,
in
e    .io 11
ll'' I v Ol.
t "h <:'���
t ii a' bee '.li -.* in-   had    n ������ . i
a i,��'.](���.-ii-   birth I iy   co"'iji!"iu-
I,,.   - hewo-l   that   the   Cud   of
,i ,.| "tin  "id v ruler of pi ince-
'Liii ia t Im- c\pi<���.ing hi-
laboi    on   al    Domini'-l    g.iveriiiii"iit
w 01 k, t hoi otore   be   i',,   to-olv'eii:    That
tlii-   ii--oci,it:en   h-'ieby i equ-'.-l.-   our
' .M. P.. H"w;it   M'is-.-i'k. ir,-i,pj-.(.:t thi-
I hill and do all  in   b -   power t.. -.-in-"
1 it- eiiaf-i 111.-11'-.      A:.d be ir further ������������-
i solved: Th it a c.iij of th*-���'��� i-,'-o!uli.ms
be forwarder! in .Mr. R.,-io. k.
Re-'.lv.'O:   Th.i! thi-   .i--0ei.i! i-.li  ,'��-k
the hon niable bcuii . ���' Id .���:.-.- -. oiiuni ���
i  -ioiiels ftir tho  i ,!y   i f   R -vi-I-tnk.'   O'll
tri.irivml   iiny licon.-e   to  -el!   iitj-io," in
.* ly (-,.-'   of   Cam; -
b"i!   ,i ��� ei'i.e.   .,-   t!i'*   -,. i.i    i!:-t i at    i-
|!| ������ l(! ',      V. ' li       s,!j jiii,.'!     \, || ji     .,, r ,',.,���.
iiiofla! i-.ii In'- 11 i'v,'!l"i - .rii-l ii i- pnlibe,
,-i rd tliei -'foi .��� Im t h"J- li. eii-i- i- ;m!   le
ap
in-
!,���
.ii/.n'-u of our s'*nip-(*igii hul\   (.biellv
- a.-��� ��� f le.'i  well   known   olibri.-   on
.f l Cl'.-e.
.!"!-,   :i    bet (er   ilhl ilral ion    of
���    que 'ii    lives   in    lie-   pf ..ple'-
vi     b-ive    hoi.    Iicairl    it,      llei
..tv.    be,-    wiim.iiiliiie-is    .-i|.pe.ds
to  ti .til J ���  all 1  '_',',1'-  111*1"    '-liinie   .,1
i'.ime   ilian   -hcd'iing   -e.is   i ;
H"i* mighty  empiie   has   Le'-ii
11 ii:
a,,* i a
i,t,
-v:
i i
to
I
-',i -
. v 1*1
.id.
in    |,e,ii.e    ni.d    th"    bi olliei hoi.fl
lhe   olijoi   gieat   bianJi   of   ntu
,- l,'-en jn-ointji'-d In hei expns-,
l-i    i'ui t her     giiai.mice      1 ii.it
"gr. e Us peace  in   mu    time   (i
lin. Colonist cannot ii-'-itiain i (-���
sati-Mc'.inn at the news tli.it the new
Tcdi.-.tribution bill docs not include- a
cliaiige in B.C. coii.stituent'ies. The!
A'ictoi'ia push has, wotta^uin. from the
.       '     :    ��� i"'" '.     ��� '.'
ijllil "d.  and -.1 *'i   ''1    I be   gioiiul     lli.-il
(lie   II,,']     III Vol'    llie     II ���ll|e,,l    piOpI'l'IV
nw,i.-:-. I -ii.ni!-. and   i"*- det I-  nf  lhe
-,l 111  '!'��� t 1 l( I    11 e III ' ei ly  lypmo,]   ! n   I 1|(
gi -nit iii j- nf: in t hei 'i( i,-e.-ii i i.i- iu-
r.'i'.'-t - t,, I w "if. 11. of their o. i- .���- ,i ml
i-lllMl li. -Vii I liei! i',il-i hei- i c-'iil'. ed:
'I'll.,1 .1 ( o|.y "I ' i!,.'-(��� I e-i'llll I'll I- be l'i I -
���A ,11 'led  ! " I 11" lil ei'-" ( Oinillis-io'ii-l - nf
l(.-v, l-i..ke ( ,ly
If.'snlv ed : Tmn iii l ;,i. opinion of I !,i ���
.1 - -i if i.i 1   nil   It   Would     be    ol'    IIIOI   '   pr.li-
! ii al b.-ii'-li; lo ! hi- ( it y anil di-i, i j, (,
,i lei In ini.ie o'vpi-i-, . 11 <! ),i o�� pe( | oi-,
if 1 le* in me;. ,!ppi ,,pi! i1 ed toi I ii" cnii-
, t iiiu.it loo of the log IJ'-nd w.igni,
in nl   'n\   III"   plnviniia! |"LT;   I. !u;e   W'l-
A it Illll .1 W ,*l      tl olll      -.lid      pi.' plO"-,       ,i III]
���V illll'l -"!'. e ,|  -Mill ,.   Iii.nefli i,i|    p-irpii-e
b\* b"iug   -pelil   l.i op.'oil.g up ti  ,,|-   (o '
(he    mill.'-    le'llwi'    iini.'li,   ,i-   ("iniii-
,' mended      bv  .   o,u      member,     ,\.    y\
1  Kelhe,   M.    I'.   P.      And    l���.   ii    f,���
I h"i      i -oh , ,'|  :      'J Ji .(       ((,pi.-      oi
( be-e I'.-olllI io|n |h, l'ol'W',11 f|,.(]  i,, J.   .\I
I Kelhe, M. P. 1J , ,md I In- I,on, inini-'i i
i of land .ind public vvoiKs. J*' f.nii-i
; Cnlloii, M. P. P.
]      Kiiiam bil -e( i el,11 v repni led ret .-ipi- I
j of evening, ,Sl .7),
|       Meeling then   ad jnurU"d    lill    special,
meeting re rate .of  city   w-agesy.S.-ifur- i
day, M(iy'27llr, al S-p.m, ���   , ' ���   ��� 'j
?: " 7>' ���STAJU.'j'jit.    .  ,
Ui'coi'di'hg Sci'telHi'y.
TROUT LAKE CITY.
Items of News   About   the   Growing
Mining Centre.
A wharf 0."> feet long and J 2 feet wide
is in course of completion at the foot
of Denver street. The now whai f will
expedite the handling of freight to a
very marked degree.
Robt. Elliott, M.D-, of, London, Out.,
arrived in Trout Lake yesterday. It is
altogether likely that be will settle
hero and commence the practice of his
profession.
, F. T. Ahoy is making many improvements to his dr-iiff store and when completed will have as neat a ��� business
place as in lhe country.
A. R. B. lleatn will visit Trout Lake
in coin-so of a few days on business
connected with the' interests of the
Imperial Bank.    ��� ,
The Trout, Laks district maps have
been shipped from the Colonist office
on the Gth inst.
Another contract of, considerable
length has been let on the Silver Cup.
The crosscut on the Beta, a mile and
a half fiom Trout Lake, is in over 35
feet and Messrs. Nix ;and Verschoyle
expect to cut lhe vein in *i few feet-
mote.
Work is being prosecuted on the
Nettie L wilh invaiiably'good, results.
The vein >till lein.-iins as strong as ever
nnd the character of the ore 'remains
the same.
.7. K irk pa f rick has staked a group of
claims on the Nettie Ij lead which he
has named the Glooscap. lie slates he
has ore iu several places on, the claims
and positively auMi-ins (his lead is no
other than'a continuation of the Silver
Cup lode as its strike is as true as a die
In'direction of (ho Cup working-'.���
Topic.
METHODIbT CONFERENCE
Proceedings   Closed' Tuesday���Strong
Prohibition Resolution,
The   B.   C.    Methodist   conference
���y
closed last week. It ,w,*is decided
to publish a denomiiiiition.il paper
called the. Record. The. next convention will be held at New1 Westminster.
Up worth league reports showed 28
leagues, and 1250 members in the
province. The 20th century fund was
lead iind endorsed. The statistical ro'
port, showed a membership of 5,060 in
British Columbia. The Sabbath Observance, committee recommended the
cooperation of the conference with
other denominations in the matter. A
committee vvas appointed. It wound
up proceedings .villi a resolution re-
affirming its unswerving adherence to
the principle of <piohibition, and re-
gretled exceedingly the com so, taken
by'the government, in refusing to concede prohibitory legislation in liar
niony with the expressed vvill of the
people as shown in.the plebiscite.
Expert Mineralogist.
W. Pellew-IIaivoy, F.   C.   S.,   mem
h"r Institute of Mining &  Metallurgy,
I/uidon,   and   for   many   year-j   with
Vivian & Sons, Swansea,   and  at present their representative in t his count ry'
has extensive   metallurgical   works  in
Vancouver, and is making a specialty
nf ,-idvi-ing nn Ihe  cyanide  treatment
' of ores, and making tests  hy ainalga-
f in.itinn,    chlorination,     and     concen-
j central ion.      Another''feature   of the
j business is checking smelter  pulps, as-
' sayimr in all branches,   with   chemical
i analysis.
|     Having had   (en  .years'   experience
with the ores of  British  Columbia,   in
' addition'to   a.  long    practical 'training in Europe,   the results ' repo'ted hy
him can be entirely  relied  on.     There
aie no pupils kept in the bu.,inc-s,   the
as-i-iants being:
;     Metallurgist-    and    'assayers��� Cecil
- Br,-nit,    Associate   Royal   School   of
Mini-. London:   A.   F.'MeBwon,   Follow Choiiiif.il Sec it'   I y a'i oh to   chief
'fhf-mist   and   metallurgist    with   the
(',i--i,'ir Central Railway Co.
Aoalv! ica] Chemi-f���A. A. Wat* on,
!���'������,low Ii.-tihit" of Chemiitry, London, and Bachelor of, .Science,-���with
honor-' in ��� h'-mi-l vy, who has had a
l'.!>'_r .Tii.i ,v.tri>*d r--<| eriunce in Chili
and QtiOe;i-|ar,d.
' W. IJ.'l!f-w-Ilnrvey, fepi (.-eiils lhe
fnllnwin*.'fb mi-in ''tiiuidri, viz.: Vivian A: Son-, Swansea; The' KHiofL's
M -i-sl ''".. Ii urv I'oii: The f'as��el
CJi.l.l  Kxti.ifH'.-i,' (''������ ,   Cl.isgnvv;   James
Bi"- , .'iiimiiK "r,^'iii'*"i -���, London. He
i- il-o  ��p..e;,ii   ifovrniii"iit   oxair.ini'r
I'.,I    Ml"    pi-iy il.i i ll ' as-ayet','    ei.-,l||lill- !
..t;.. . " I
i*'i).'hit    pn'if'dar-    oil    application
!.' I il" ,',|f9. e.     l-'.i.lf blltl       Jlnlk,     \'llll I
coir. ci*. i 'I
Application for Liquor License
"V'OTK-E i- hereby Riven thai thirty days
J_> lifter dale I intend to apply to the Liccn-c
Comiiiissioiicr.s of thu City of Iiuvol-toke for a
liccn-u to -ell liquor by retail at my hotel, t-ilu-
atc on Second street.
J. 310HI X.SOX.
Revel-ioke. i3ay 15. ISnn. , .��4
2?
TURSE LUCAS,
I. O. S., London, England.
Tr.iiucd .md expc-rieiicwl medical, ��iirt;ical and
ob-tetric.il   liur^e.     Ojien   lo   engagements.
Addres-, Xur.se Ijiicis, Kcvelslokc, 13. C.
FOR FURS
Jfartin are hiich und wonted: the dark skins
are ir demand. 3-V-r large dark skins I vvill pay
high ���prices, and other colors accordingly; those
shipping to ine cm rely on fair irealinent and
prompt returns. I will remain ut Winnipeg
until August loth, and if nil goes well I vvill return in November. Those of my friend.- and
others changing their places of business please
notify me.
G. W.   Baldwin,
WINNIPEG, MAN.
v. o. Jiox mil.
.CYCLES
Perfect,
'$75
Dominion,
55
Arlington; ��� -
- 50
Oxford,
-   40
4" STYLES
To choose  from. '    Conic
early and   o"et first choice.
, ������' O i i
ty. M. LAWRENCE.
Draying   and   delivering  a  specialty.
. ' Teams always ready at shortest
notice. Contracts for jobbing
taken.    Agent  fot��B. C. Oil Co.
c*
Robert Samson,
���     THE GREATEST HEALTH
PRESERVER   IN  THE WORLD !
i     o
Russo-Tupkisli   Vapor  Baths S
Tho merits of the "Quaker" Until Cabinet
.il'i! widely known, ns I -sold many List spring,
J.'or hciilli), convenience nnd invigoriit-ng the
system they cannot be siirp.issed. Information
or eirculiirs regarding same from Chns. .3.
Aman, opposite the station, where tlie Cabinet
may be -ecu.   Price, $7.00, Comploto.
Chas.   J. Aman.
. ��� ,i
J.R. HULL & CO.
WAGONS I!
Butchers !
Purveyors of Hiyh-class Meats��
REVELSTOKE, B.C.
Alljoi-flers in our line will be. promptly
;iltended lo.
Williams
Official
B. O. Directory
1899.
kia^F
A
\^
new  and   elegant   supply  of  them   just   received
Prices   from    10c   to   75c,   at'
>'i��.
O
i"
, ,1
1,1,
l'v
V-)
^d^i
l^_r��s JSm     QMm&jLti
Revelstoke Station        \    i
' /
it
a,
Read Tlie Kootenay (MaiL
^lanuriiclurinjj;'' ''
Jeweler and Watchmaker
Medals, jewels, aiid special 'designs'ol'
'ewelry made to order. Making
presents aiul presentation goods ���f a
specially.
, |       Larg-est Stools in tho Province,
102 CORDOVA ST.,      -     VANCOUVER.
Ol'licinl  W.-ilcb Inspi'-ilor for (.'. P. 11.     --
��� t;
Fruil, vegetables, canned goods, salt and   dried   fi.ih,
anchovies', elc,       ��� ,   - ,       (
Scandinavian Produce
of all'kinds.
Mens clothing.
1
"=-v3
.^^/^/^/^^^^y^/^/^i^'%^&i^h/^/^^i^^/^i^^^ %^<j
i
In every slvleand price':     'There'is  no need for vou 10
' ��, '. .    '     *
'send eaht for your calendars   and' advertising   nov-
,  elties wheii "you .can   wi   them "in   Revelstoke   at
* O 1 f t
eastern prices, or even less.
���^/Q/%/&^^*&?y&^/%/&'QiQ/��/<St*&^
T
W'liolesiile dealers in
TTS^
, Wines, Liquors and Cigars.
Agents  for   tlie   Karn  Pianos, ancl   remember  Karn .is   Kin:>-
A large
stock of
brd
icycles..
Office, Cowan Block,
RovSiSooki
A carload  oi
; Chatham J
Wagons j
I fea\ \" and iic'ht. deiiv'er\' rigs, 1
elf., just reccKed  by -
Jas. McMahon,
Blacksmiching.and woodwork,
clone on,short notice.1 Carriages built to-order,. '    "'.';
1 Published Annually..
Tlie l.iiK''*-il i"id most conijib'te di-
ii-elory yet |iulilisbed for Uritisb
(Joliimbiii. Coiifiiin.s over lOIW
pji^c-' of nil llie l,itest. iiiTorniiitlon.,
Price $5.00.
T��i be fibl,lined fiom llie diiecloiy
olflci"--, V'ictotiri, llie ngenls, or
P.O. Box 385,
Victoria, -   B.C.
m
Ineorpor.'ili-d bv act of l'.-ii liitinent IS,").". '
H1��AU Oi'l'lCE - -    ,     \MONTRKAI
\\'s\. JIoi.son .M.u:i'ii|..nsn.v.  Piiw.       S. II. Kwi.vci^'Vif.'o-1��ro��.
V. Wou.'kicstan Tuojiah, (.ii'iieral .Mmlinger
PAID UP CAPITA,/.
RESERVE - -
1,500,000
A generiil hiinldng business ti-iuisiiete.l.   Interest iilimved on deposit-- iiU-urrciil l'iitos.
J. D. MOLSON, Manage!',
$2,000,000
���o
ut 1
J. ALBERT STOSE, Pisoi'ujetoii.
Oor. Front & Benson Sts,      -       Revelstoke, B. C.
Rates, $j per
PfiV
ij-yxj
Newly built and furnished,,    Furnace heated.    El
ectnc
lighted
Finest,
teSt.: SU
ar,: m
���MS Q.  THE KOOTENAY MAIL  A NEW ALLAN   LINER  Tho Dnvariaursthe Latest Addition to  CaM-xYizJ Ocean Steamships  On Thin sd.iy l;^i, -,\ steamer .was  buna le d 11 0111 the Clyde shipbuilding  yard of Denny ic Co., Dumbarton,  which is intended for the Canadian  trade,'and which, with liVr sister ship,  ixiv. well under completion, will bo Llie  la i i,'ist st, '.liner trading (o Lhe port of  ?M<i'.ilr(,a]. .She was christened lhe Ba-  v.-ii iau and \\ ill form part of the Allan  line fleet tin ding between Liverpool  and the St. Lawrence. The J3,iv.*iri;in  is 7>2 1 feet long, (j'J feet broad, and has  a depth of <)V> feet wilh a registered  tonnage of 10,000 tons. There are t.vvo  sets of e.igim.'s of the ti iple expansion,  type diiving ivviii screws,and powerful  enough to drive'.this liiaiiimolh ship' at  a speed of IS knots. The Bavarian has  lo lie seen in order to obtain an idea of  her ininieii.se proportions, nnd that the  significance of lhe addition of three  sin b Allan line steamers lo ' the Canil-  cliariii'ai rying li.ule can be realized.  ���������She vvill have aceouiinoilation for ,-il-  ino-l l,0!i0 passengers, room for ucaily  .]0,(300 tons of cargo, with -niflieient  i-hrinibein for water ballast to ensure  th" steadiness which .eveiy |)nssenger  de-jii (;s at seal'  , Tin-Allans also lecognized llie growing importance of the ������west., iu their  in der.l'or t be cons) i ui (ion (if the vessel,  and have provided refrigerator (.hain-  bers for ,;i "large quaul ily of ]iei ishable  provisions, which tbe.eounliy west of  Winnipeg is commencing to export  and fi,o!H) which industry our farun'i'o  and traders will derive great,, advantages. In, the construct inn of the ship  for (lie accommodation 'of passengers  nothing has been left undone.  The cabins and staterooms for first  class passengers are models of perfection undreamt ,of a few years ago-,  They are arranged on '.a two storied  steel struct lire. 7,"i feel forward and 75  feel aft,,of the exact centre, and the  .whole width of tlie vessel, 60 feet, and  thus have the steadiest iind widest,  p.u i "of, the ship. This struct lire-being  nbov e.tbe oi dinary decks .enabled the  buildeis in their arrangement of the  L-.itj'uis to dispensi with, lhe small port  holes, s-uhsliiuting, oblong windows,  giving the i ooms a homelike appearance, as weli as .securing what- is  desired by ;ili trnvelleis, ample ventilation.  CURTAIN   RAISERS.  XV--*?'  np'.'r   >-> iv  Hamlet 'is said to be Irvine's favcriiv  role  Joseph Haworth expects to star nest  sea-on  ilurry JJ Smith has adapted, a .ic-.������-  opera from the French' culled "The Festivals" for Francis Wilson >    ,  Miss .Annie Iiussell, under Chark?  Fi'cilmian"s inaiiagenicnt, will play ���������'Catherine" in Loru'on this spring.  Swill is assert cii to  have taken the idea  of  his ������������������.Gulliver's Travels"' from   a satiio  ' written by the original Cyrano de Berge-  ra'c:  '���������The Belle  of' Xew York" i.-"  going tc  .Australia,    having    conijuered    London  Miss Louise Ilepncr will  play the leading  rolo. ' , ,  ��������� ��������� In a recent interview Mrs. Kendal cor-  fes.siil lo two wcalinesFcs when act in -x���������  "new gloves and a fresh handkerchief lit  every act."  Sibyl Sanderson is said to have been Icf*  a very .slender income by her late inillion-  '<iire husb.'ind,' Antonio Terry, and she will  ret mu lo the stage.  Will II. Sloane,, who plays the King  Tramp in'" 1*1 !!*>." is :i Philadelphia hoy  and is conceded to he one of llie best comedians on Iho American stage.  '*T*|Vo Kinds of Women," the new Bar-  ric piny with which Mi-s Annie Iiussell is  to succeed "Catherine," vvill have its iirst.  pre.sciitatidn.in March in Kew York.  'J ho list of remarkable drama*ic successes is headed by "Rip' Van Winkle,"  which Joseph Jefferson played Iirst in  IS.")!). All told ho hits played it 5,000 limes  Glabella Baker, contralto;. George Ly-  ding, tenor,' and Hilda Chirk and Alice  Campbell, prima donnas, are the new ])L'o--._  ple���������who have inadis individual successes in  "The Hride Elect, "  "This Kcely Motor Kxposcd," as shown  by Diimont's minstrels, has created a commotion. Many believe the minstrels'havo  found the secret of ,'.'perpetual motion"���������  at least in hilarity.  i   I V-7br^M^^^UMM^  I QTAIfC  ORCHARD AND GARDEN.  Tlie Atlin Claim.  The .Mail is pleased to be able to  "acknowledge receipt of the first  mr.nhei of the Atlin Claim.' It is  typographically ne.-il, and makes very  int. re a ;ng reading. The press of 13.G.  is .is e-ii.-i j rising ,i.-i anyb-nly would  v. Is-h il, and tl.e Atlin Claim will no  doul t su ike a p.-iyi-treak. Chiefly  not ii cable in its contents are litems  com ens ing I be.gov ci-n'nn-nt sale of lots,  whiji o; i in ivd Wednesday; the format io:i iif ii luokci-s .issociatioiKtbe' fear  of a whisky famine (ibis occupies half  a i oS'iium): n storv of discovery,' very  Weil told: a iid sad for a place so new  iiivl -o i ich. u suicide item and loiif^  death list.     ,  Unleaclicil ashes make a good fertilizer  for strawberry plants. ,  Never remove largQ limbs 'from trees  when it can be avoided. * >  " Whore'a branch is removed, tho cutting  Bhonlil be close, leaving no stub.  Cuttings for graftings may bo ninilo  now at any time when the trees are not  frozen. ���������  IC the ground,,is dry when setting out  trees or plants of any kind, always spraddle the roots.  Do not attempt to grow too many vavl-'  cties of fruit. Select, tlui������o that thrive  bcist in your locality nf I er a thorough trial.  A small, thrifty' tree wilh goad roots  when set. out will ho a good hearing tre'o  sooner than a larger tree with mutilated  roots. " ������  When large branches or limbs arc broken  off by wind, the fracture should lie shaped  up with a snvv or sharp knife and covered  with paint to'prevent, decay. , ,  When   making' the  first   start, in fruit  : growing,  iio, not,   undertake   too   much  There is much thai can bo learned,only by  experience, and experience .usually costs  ���������Exchange. -   ' ^  X'riB   LOST    vVOn-D  Th-4 \v*.)i(! el ihe win 1 u. itie Brtens  l.li-i.'iied all il.*,v ti  l-.i-.u-  But ov.ei iliu'lull oi cU.vvn m it- -avail  hlu viiiii-lli-cl -is I drew  near  J nsiied of n*.u i|ii:il:ui& -luirtovva,  1 qiit'Slioiii'd llie sliy aieen Ijii'd,  But Hie; fiillur,- "fiver bo;e ii'.vr.y  The sucrel I wor,Id luive heard  -  (  Thou 1 turned to my lniv-*t cabin  0      \  In a clivp of llie Kaiiteislcill  AiiJiU dcadof iii'ilu when ihi- lire vvas Ijw  The vv lus'ii'i* cui'.ie lo my sill  Kovv I 1-r.ovv iheie will haunt mc ever  That vveril ol Ihe mu-iuiir loi'-.'U*.-    ���������  Vi'hoe golden mcainii'.*. half divined,  - Was lost when ihe world vvns j onus  I know 1 im-.si sc^'* and seel; it  Th; or.uli the wide g: ecu earl li and i  Though I coaio ia unur:i:i':e al lass  To llie place of ihe yniM-y iiumr.J  Vet it i-ay'hu h-:*:.1.! Cud it,  Jf 1 la I'*- I lie ; .. i.-.'ci- nuld,  Tl.e i'.i i.ille u.i !i, ,   -��������� o; i n I t-nrt  A.i.I lhe iv.!*i of a ill le child -  ���������i5i; -iCaii. .;:i'i:i ('( :-. ;��������� c;;a'mnr  ii und,  OUR CUBAN  WARDS.   ���������  General Conie/. W'iis'" liberal enough to  'make u $r>7,0()0,000 discount; fur 'cash.���������  , Wiisliiugloii J'osi.   ' ' ' ,._  Perhaps General Hronko. may see tho  necessity'of making a-I urnstile count, of  the Gome/, army.���������Exchange,  , At first' the, Cubans thought, we. loved  them, but now they aro convinced wo  want them logo to-work. ���������Kansas City  Journal.  Imagine George Washington asking  Franco to1 pay oil" the Revolutionary army  'after sho had assisted in establishing our  independence!���������Syracuse IIcr-..Kl      "  Some of tho Cuban insurgents are disponed to insist on charging Uncle Sam a  high cash price for accepting freedom under hi.s auspices.��������� .Milwaukee Sentinel.  Cubans who.have been in (he insurgent  army should not, expect to draw ;i foi time  iu cash on retiring from tho rcrvioo The  gift of freedom from the United States is  worth much and cost this'country hum  ilrals of millions.���������St. Louis Globo-Dein '  ocrat.  THE JEWEL CASKET.  li-5  nr::::it-l.**r!lile Clairvnynnej-.  When people are determined tofinilevi  donee iw coin ince I hem of a .thing they  u:e bound to believe, there is never any  lack of ir A curtain man who accepted  as l rue 1 ho pretensions of a charlatan who  claimed io bo able to tell the past history,  ehaiacter and future of any person from  his  haiii]ivri*:ii!g said one day to a friend.  "Why, look at iho things he is able to  tell yc.ii from n mere gliir.pso nt your  handwriting! The flrBt thing lie said to  nie wa','I sec you.never took a pri/.o in  orthography while you were at school,'  and it was true." <������������������  "Did lie give you any Idea how he knew  thai?"  "lie ������iid ho could tell lfc merely from  the way in which I had made tho curves  of the letter* g and li in tho word 'hiiiul*  wrightingl1 "���������Youth's Companion.  Pure -\VnHor  t.s   Clue.  A well known scientist says that tho  true color of pure water is blue and that  1 his is a characteristic of tho water Itself  and not duo to reflection from the surface or from suspended particle?. 'Lakii  Geneva is au example of the blue of pul"J  IVIlbdi*.  To Ti-cnl  u Hind* I3y<!i  Hero Is the proper treatmenti for rt  "black eye:"' Ucforo discoloration has set  111 cold compresses or evaporating lotions  Should l)o used. Those will reduce tho  swelling and limit tho subsequent discoloration. If seen after the discoloration is  fully developed, hot com presses and inas-  s','i."v an; m-nli'i'il The affected portion is  sin".nod i .-er with vaseline ruiil rubbed  for H ii minutes sovcral limes a day. ���������Now  Xork Journal,  Coral in tho form of bead necklaces and  chains is again quite frequently seen.  Fascinating little shell tuck combs have  (heir waved edges set with n single line of  pearls or brilliants.  Turquoise quart/, is* being employed in  an increasing number of ways by the jewelers, and ii very effective use is in the long  caboelion chains.  Colored pearls aro a, gieat deal in evidence just now- iind crop up iu unexpected  situations. Of this a pair of earrings, one  consisting of a pure white pearl, the other  of ,n, large dark one of equal sup, are a  rather fantastic instance  Tho gold rimmed crystal charms of  round or heart) shape now so popularly-  worn for good luck iiiclu-c a 111011.7 other  talismans a while rabbin, a l.!;:ok )���������;.!;!.it,  a clover leaf with'a ladybug upm ir. a  curly tailed and cunning pig, the slow iji.t  sure tortoise or a soaring sis.cl Uiiini'.kiUiC  eagle.���������Jewelers' Circular.    -  ROBERTS OF  UTAH.  Mr. Roberts of Utah is a shining marl;  for embarrassed states-men v\ ho aie look  ing for n safe topic ���������Wa-hiugton I'i st  The silence of Polygamist Ruben-- indicates that In sonic respects he would make  a superior sort of congccssiii.i 11���������Kansas  City Journal.  Js'iit 11 rally enough the proposition ' to  limit Congressmen Roberts to one wife  will rcqube/i two-thirds \uto.���������Ht Louii  GJobo* Democrat.1  "Is polygamy now n punishable i.fTcnsc  In Utah:-" asks a correspondent It is ' A  Mr. Roberts of lhat statu vvas recently  sentenced lo a term in (oiigrcs.s'li)i' committing it  ���������FEATHER, AND WINQ.  The smallest bird in the world Is the  Jjold crested 'wren,  A full grown black ostrich is seven feet  high and easily carries on Its back, with  the speed of a hui'ac. a man of iiveingcsl^o  Snakes in ,South Afiica fear the scct'O-  tnry bird ai;d will crawl away from its  shadow The bird can easily kill a snako  twice its size  Among'Lirds there arc few better fighters than 11 goose, or a gander more particularly Tho rugged white Rut-Finn gcuso  bile "liiMclously It is no mere peck with  them; tliey bitu and hang in with all thr������  U'3J licit}' of U bulldog,  Amdriea's Great  Trans-Continental; Route  Quick Tiipe !  Good Service,!  First Class and ��������� Tourist Sleepers  Through   '  From Ocean to -pecan  Tickets   issued  through   and  baggage  checked to destination.^'^eiO  K.V--T- DAILY  TRAINS, AVlst-  S.o.5k. lve lievclstol-u lvolG.501:.  to .vn'd ni,i:r icootbx.vy points  S.l.i k. lve Itevcl-tohu      ,       urr IO.Oj k.  ���������   Mountain Climbing -  The Canadian J'asiiie Railway h.is stationed  Svvisp guides at Runff. bakes in the Clouds*, and  liliicitT, for tlin convenience'of tourists wishing  ,to explore the mountains in those vicinities.  Ask for copie= of "Swiss Guide" folder.-  For information, rates, time cards, maps anil  "iickcts apply to  T. W.UI1AD3ILVW, *  .Agent, Revelstoke, or  W. F. AXDICRSOX.   ,,  '    ',      Travelling l'.i-jsonger Agent, Nelson,  E. J. COYLE.  District Passenger Agent, Vancouver.  Fred Robinson, Proprietor.  dug-h. and Dressed  0  1 i  Lath, Shingles, Mouldings, Finishing'  The - Canadian. - Faeifle  ���������Steamship Co.'s;  -STEAMERS--' "  ���������    ROSSLAND   and   KOOTENAY  Leave Arrowhead daily for all points in ICoot-  cnay, making Iconnectioii at Xukusp for  all jioints on Xukusp and Slocan Hy., and  Slocan Lake. ��������� ��������� ���������    ,  Close connection lit Jlobsim for Xelson nnd nl  Kootcnay J.akc nnd -River points, nnd for  Trail, Jtosslandanil points south.'  For full information, tickets, maps, etc., call  en or address ,- ...  '  J    T. W. BRADSHAW,  ' Agent, Revelstoke.  Or to , ���������    .  W. F, AXDFR30X, E. .1. COYbE,.  , Trav. P.iss. Agent,     ,    Hist. J'ass. Agent,  XcNon, 15.U. Vancouver, JJ. C  OCEAN STEjSiMjsHiPS  Itoyal Blail Lines.  Choapesi Iiouto to the Old Country. '  ' HEAVER LIXE-l-Voii) Montreal.  J.uke Outario      -      -      ���������  ,   -      -      -   .lu'iie 1  1 Lake Huron- , ���������     7  * ,..--      -   ' -      -      -      - ,    -      .,11  Lake Superior    -      - -'--.,   21  " -       -       -' ,.    -26  *- Xamo of sU-iiinci- not yel, aiinoiinccd.  DO.MIXIOX Ll NIC--From Montreal.  iJoniinion June .'1  C'niiihroni'iii        -,   '-      -      -      -      -      ,,111  Scol-nian     -, '   ���������      .,17  / ALLAN LIXlv~Froni Jlontrea).  Lnurentiaii -'     ���������      ���������   '  -      -      -      -   June.'I  Xiiinidiiui ,     -      ..in  t'liliforniiin,-   ��������� -   , . o ."    .      .'     .      ,,17  Gallia .,'���������-'!  Passengers ticketed through to all parts of  Great JJritain and Ireland, and at specially low  rater* to all parts-of the J'airopciin continent.  Apply to nearest railway or steamship agent or  to  T.  W. BRADSHAW,  Agent, -Kovolstelcc.  :n,s3ii.i,:,i-i rBii:;iniiii33iiiiiiiiiiEiai,i:i.iii H3iin;.SB^rai.:ii:,i; sau;. eb'i ,'.,:���������, na':  "' "'-.:.-- 77 im '77 v }y  fTE  El  ������?:  ta   -'  i'i."i'i  I!,'. 1 1  a  R. HOWSON & CO.......  Furniture and ' "  Undertaking.  Repairing and Upholstering Done.  '?   '    Warehouse in connection for .storage  of family mill other furniture, trunks,  ' etc., at monthly or other rates.  Agents for Raymond Sowing Machines.  Revelstoke Station, B.C.  W:i  JOHN V. PERKS, PROPRIETOR,  Heated by hot air:' elet trie bells  and light, iu (.very room; large  and well-bghted sample rooms  ,. Reasonable Rates  Free bus meets .-ill  trains;   hourly  "-    street car between   hotel   and  -^"'"REVELSTOKE" B. C.  ���������ei   alia. I  ii fi?!?I  iP,i,''!!l,l Ll  S '!"!l|!l  18'"!. UK'  PJii'iiliSiil  Bi,'! ii:li  IS':���������!;.!  S ' 11''1 '  j-i  Yes. ': Of every kind but  the poor kind, still we  make a specialty of good  commercial printing, at  reasonable prices.  -  -H  1   ei  US  iii'.'O  IS'" Il'i  a I'N'n  a;',i"iu*'������  THE  FOLLOWING LOTS VVILL BE   SOLD   BV  PUBLIC AUCTION'AT NOON  ON*  vV.tUN to  lUNE 14.  it*  /  3'  \ (f ^ (T% sT^i  QPIIIill'ISSSiillllllllBiailllllllllSSIIIIIIillli^ili!  iimiiiiiisaiiiini  ivaag  "a-iVEB''  i  9  ^  s  S3  MOPOLITAN HOTEL  KAMLOOPS, B.C.  Best of evervthino" q"oin^.-  Peter Barnhardt,  Prop.  AND-  Block-6���������Lots 17, 18, 19, 20.  Block   11 ��������� Lois  1, 2. 5. 6. 7, 8, 1,3, i.|. 15. 16, 17, 18, 20,  21, 22, 23, 24.  Block i2--Lots i, 2, -j, 4. 5, 6, 9, 10. 11, 12,  Block 13 ��������� Lois 5, (p 7, 8. 9, io, 1 1, 12, 13, 14. 16/17, *S.  '  19, 20.  Block 14���������Lots 1/2, 3, 6. 7, 8, 9.  Block 15--Lota 6, 7, 8.  A Gold Brick!  Xot the ��������������� fukc ,! ^old brick ' wliich  you have -ill heard so ir.ucli of  but a biick made of clay which is  wor ill ils weittht in irold.  Where is it ?  Tl is miide bete in your own town  by lben llevclstoke JJrick Co.  which has already n lar^e number  , t ,011 the market and in use. See  our samples before ordering.  Revelstoke   Brick   Co.  Iassmmh  ^<i^M..I,ll���������l���������,'j'>>^''  ,FRED. (V. WELLS, Mine Examine*.  Exporters and Importers.  200 to 208 First Ave. No.  MINNEAPOLIS, - -  MINN.  Shipments Solicited.  Write for Circular.  AUCTIONEERS, ETC.  JAMES MURPHY, B. A.,  Barrister, Solicitor, Kic.  1  I Ol'TICIi  f!oWAN 1-ll.OCIC,  1  i REVELSTOKE, B. C.  1 P. O.lBox 106.  1  Highest e,*i������b price-i puid for uivv  fin.-.  Apply to  M. F. St. John,  Fur Buyer,  . WINNIPEG, MANITOBA  Agent for M. Axclrnd ic Co.,  London,  England.  J511111I1 ni-l.-irjio coiisiVninenl-. promptly    (_,  iittended to and ibeipie sent bv re-  turn   mail.     Storekeepers  phase  bUlp m<i -m cmr pricee. ' THE KOOTMATf MAIL.  STAMMOCKS.!  A l.i.-L'e assortment of the  i'i!i<isL woven , 'Canadian  Il.im mocks,      at      prices  ranging lrom  $2.50 to $5.00  r;-avJ|,.  Hammocks, with   mos  ouilo shields,  $2.50.  Oso. 'F. Curtis, *  -.oi-K.The JU-Ji.-\. W. Co.  1W--.  i!!lV;.jl      Xllli,  MARRIED.  i 'i'i ,I*.ii.\siiN.-, A I. ChrNt ehureb,  Vfiui (liivi-r. on Thursday, -May '2o,  1 a,:, l,v lu-v. Norman Tucker, A.  ;'. rhipps. ol liiiveNtoUe. to ill'.*-.  iv'ubeit .!iilni-on, of. Yanronver.  ,0:!;-LAlfD PERSONAL BBIBFS  Kootenay l<odg-e  No. 15 A.F. & A.M.  *    *   Tho n-fful.ir mooliiiK  -?"       <u*t-lidd in tliu M,i--  e^������������������--\a-    yjys        <iiiic'JVlillile.Houri)o"-  _yr>Ti:i^-T:l,"v.^l^-^=--n.ill.   on   llie'third  ^.auSfe-J//';,&,.. feg;-iliiiwlii v    in    t-.icli  ���������5������������Ka-^~-^S^o5-:^ii.oiitli   .it,   8   ;-.   m.  "*~ "^r-^^-jr'i-'.v^v^-    Visilins:   lirelliren  e^a^F-'Ki5i-; t-ordiidly wek-oined.  0. S. FLINl-T, Si:cjh:tahy.  REVELSTOKE LOBGE, I. O'. O. F., No. 25.  ^-s  i^V/v-         UL-jriiliivnieetiiws arc held  s^SC������3Sjs&-5   ���������'��������� Oddfellow-' JIall every  -..^-SS^^^r^k Thursday night at, eight  s^---^-*^^^='*-^v - -    ���������     --   Sfe^K^^SiS o'clock.   ViMting brother*-  ?&$&$''$������$&* ordi.illy welcomed.  p. :u(ionic, x.g. t. ,i. gkaiiam, stc.  COUH.T MT. EEGBIE  I.O.F, No. 3161.  Meets in the Oddfellows  Hull on the second and  fourth Fridnyd of each  inontli. Visiting brethren   invited   to  attend.  K. 1). J. C. JOIIXSOX,  II. Sa  B. It. C.\3U'JJKhh.  C. It.-  '    WATCHMAKER AND JEWELLER  Watches,-Clocks  l^oto Supplies  We are headquarters for photo supplies of all Kinds, both amateur  and professional. Cameras, kodaks, films, plates, clie,ndeals, mounts  tripods developing and printing ontlits.- Catalogue and book of  instruction free. '  VANCOUVER AND KAMLOOPS!     :    Bailey Bros.,Co., Lt'd.  liei'iiiiiiiga Specially.      ir-  C.l'.U. Wiitch In-iieclor. Uevelr-loke, 13. 0.  7DL"C'ATJ0N.\h C'AI'I)  E  ILnu!i ib.ss ea'ni.': up from Tioirt  T-.J.e tn Mr tin- fun.  '!>. Cow in, ,-iud J. lb Hickman, of  Tu-nl     Lake,   Citv. weie! in town   tins  \Y. <;. (fiiepel. ^overnineiii, inspector  oj ,,i:;ei'H'ics, vv,.s in town Sunday from  .M'l- 111.  aii--,(,;, NiUson, of Arrow bead, was  vi ,1'iin^ h.vvn ibis week and stayed  <i\ er Tue.-diiy. '  Mi-.   M.   Ibiri ill,   oi   Trout-   Lake'  Cii v. bis b'-eii'.sL.-iyiiijr ,at  lhe' Central  M������K-e S itui'd.iy last.      f  J. ilii'ebison. foriiierly' of Pxe.vel-  .-t.i/'-e bin, enow of Armstrong, was ;i  v isi'or in low a this week.  .Mi������ lj.iv\,son and wife, of Montreal,  vven'.'bi'K' this , week. Mr. Law-soil  uiuileiniil.ites Mig Hend iuvesliiieiits.  {.-ii.'ii'les Olson eiiiie up on Thursday  i'n,ui Tio'.it Lake City. He says tlie  ei'.v i-j ^yiiii^ to be, strictly in it Luis  \e-u\ , '  ,'  Wii^.v.ini eoiifinj-ent,   to   llevelstuke  for  a be. 2 lib   included    Thos.  Ilarion  'and   vv il'e, tieo. Steed, and   Win.   Pul  ������:[i'.'r. ��������� ',  From ('-unaplix   and   Luileiiu   were  ��������� intkvd   in    town    on   Tuesday   Cory  Menhenick,    A.     1*1.    Murray,  iind   T.  JI'ICICIS. "   ,  John Ifeclor and wife, weie vi.-ilois  to iieiclslukii this wei k. Mr. Lector  bfis'ii'il 'been in Level-toke for some  tiivie. auj ilb 2-rowtb quite surprised  iiiui.  Spu-e vv ill nut allow notice for llie  ,>-!io\v- i'ive-i tins'wi-ok. Tlin Ib'ttner  Ci. dievv'a splendid house iind pleased  'it. Tiie L\eeiiin was not attended as  it (!("-ci vi"!.c  Cl.lrii .v is leprescnled on the "2 I tii  by Mi--, ('. E. Wells and Mis������ Wells,  ,-ii-i, l-,\ (J. Vv*. l'ield. , p.'utner of the  1,-ci! di insist1, Mr l.'-evvs. Tbev tbur  uuubh onjoved their visit, and It'll  "Wednesday fur lion.e.  Di. Mt-L-'.iu expects to s,m e.i-t nest  week <i>  meel   M is. Hamilton  and   ie  1  tt.'ii with hei here.       Dtirimr, bis  ab- ;  scuce i:i- pi,*,etii;p vvill -be  attended   to :  b.'   Di. L'.ioti.of   Timit    L K'c    Ciiy. j  Pencil drawing, chalk mid'colored crayons,  iii anil vv.iter ciilin-(in e.iiivii-, -ilk. china, etc,  > hours weeklv*. $1 per niuiitli; Kngli.-h. evei ing  va,   -     i    ;,!.. I��������� u l.ipi inn was in    *-'hours weekly, isi ]icr inontli; Kiigii.-n.evei ihk  ,   *.'. c-u     !.. nlv. Uliogeill.ill, w.ih in    olll<s (; i���������mr, uccl-lv, .f.'l pel iikiiiiIi;  I'reach, 2  * ,- n  i Ms  v, eel*                         ' " hour- weekly,  il per inonlli: J.aMn. '1   hours  '    "*���������"        ,   ''* , weekly. SI per muni I).    Special terni-s lo fam  ilies.   Addrcs-i  JUSS STKHI.K.  JIcKenzic Avenue, Opp. Taylor Hlock.  ��������� Situations Wanted  By Chinese cooks,   woodchop-  e'rs, etc.    Apply at  Liin Ciiong's Store, Front Street  I GENERAL ELECTRIC GO., LD  Head Offices, Toronto. .Factories, Peterboro.  Jleetrieal lanufaetoeps and Contractors..  Nelson -        B. C. Offices     ,   - Vancouver  ijri  Tfly       O.        OH 507-^11-513 JIASTIXGS STIIKET.    '  ntUUfr������   blim,    Vancouver,       -      B. C.  4   Dc.ilcre in   4-  Furniture, Carpets,  Rugs, Mats,  Linoleums, Oilcloths, Window   Blinds,   Baby  Carriages,   Etc.  Largest and best assorted stock, on the B. C. Mainland.   ��������� ���������  General jVIercfyaijt,  i^/e  Dry Goods,  Groceries,   Hardware.   Tinware,   Powder,   Fuse,  Etc.,    Miner's and Prospectors Outfits a Specialty. r)  QL^<^&A*S*L*k^-^^/*������/^^^S&Q/������/Q^^&^  ERCIAL   HOTEL  COR. HASTINGS & GAMBIA STS��������� VANCOUVER, B. C. ���������  Tboiougblv Frsl Class.   All While Help.   Finest and Newest, Hotel fn the City  .   BATES,   $2   IFIEIR   JD^T^7  ���������A splendid vssorlment of ladies  vests,   with    or     without  vn   ml,-]  ;-i t-air.e from lhe east.  'i'lii-il Auction Saie  sleeves, for 25c.  Ladies black and tan hose, fast  colors, any   size   for   25c.  A fevv 'pieces   of   Irish   home:  spuns for summer skirting",  '   in linen, foi\.2oc.       v ,  Some of lhe latest novelties for  curtains in pretty patterns  ��������� and colors at 15c. iSc, 20c.  W'e have u iihotit exception one  of the finest ranges, of  blouses shown in -the west,  prices from   50c   to $2.50.  A new line of , fancy chiffon  frilling just in, al<o some  pretiv blouse setts in new  de>i^;*i^. for 50c.  ? Wholesale and Retail:,  k. BUTCHER; . \  UE.VI.I3K IN  Milk Gows; Saddle, Pack,,'  Driving and Draught?  Horses. ,'  Revelstoke Station, B.C.  W.  G. BIRNEY  Fainter and Decorator.  Graining, Carriage Painting and  Paper  Hanging. ,  The Great  Departmental  Store  We have summer   underwear  of, every  ,   .kind, the best, and at prices that can't be  matched in Revelstoke.  ,  ^^Morris, & Steed  < 1 t  Don't forget that we carrv   a   genenil , stock   and  can furnish you with cvervthing vou may  require.     Prospector's outfitsand miner's  supplies a specialty.  er  Capital (paid up) $2,000,000.  Rest      ���������-.-,'   $1,200,000.  r-������  DEALEll   IN    WALL   PAPERS:  McKcnzie Avcinio, i  REVELSTOKE STATION  ���������^ootepay^  '!!!.  .1  .1-.  li.,n  s.ilo  Im-.   .ulvciti-iii   liv  .   ,\   J���������������y  ;-  -nli.u'd    ui   .iliei.'nioii  ', ,   iv..'c  t-..il\.'    .Viri.uly  -ever.il  i   - ,���������'.   1 v   |., n ii<    -.lit.    ,.\|>|>i."   ri.r  ,    i,, e,ui' m -,il -  Notice.  : ���������    ���������. ''���������! v ;.,���������., n II..U I  h.iv "   .'(-. <-iv ���������  i ..... a-, n  . ,     V.   K.   JI i:r'M v,  >>''  ���������    , ' . .1 -;,n n i,mi- ) I'liur-  al   iin   IVn-  i ,   ,'.     u' ,,', ,i  ,ii   ih.   uneitli  .if   I'.h.I  '    - 1 .hi   ii ,i>iiiir  iliv i-iiin.    H.   I".  .ui.l  ' '       '  ,.    Ili.ii.-.l   of    I.i.���������< )'->���������   l ���������iiiiinr���������'  '. -     ..'  !;,"   ,''.lll!    lloll-l'. Il.-vi 1-I..I ���������  i     .',,,,' Jim ���������. l-'.U. t<>  (. a-i(!.ji'  -'i. i,  .vl::x.\n'iii;i; ji.-ii.vi:.    -  i im < l.i. "ii-.- lii-i".-;. i-  .: i  '   i    .M i' .Tih. i.-'.n.  DI'jj'j!iiifo.i of Pai'tnei'siiip  J>7  ���������h  j  r  I.i'l. Liy.  A   >  \Y. .Mr'.i.tiiu'.u, Maxaukk.  liowson Block. t  'Mackenzie Avenue.  1"���������"    Washing Dav  t,;i',,lV C\l-I !������_'  ...  I 'V.'l II '' "  |l '  .   A! 1)1)   .iii.t   I'll.1.1. - ,I,.lin-  ' i,i   i.iii' nt   I'  Aliiiii .V I'.   .  ;. ,   l'i:-.in ���������- i.i'  f-iii. ������������������!-'. Ii.i-  ��������� ,',.1.      All ,ii   ,i i.'it ���������  .lilt- )���������  I.. J1..0 1 ,lh mi' llil'V i'n.' .111.1  '. i ,,|  a';, r   <e, n <!,it.- .n i  (,,: I,, .in. -ii. ci���������.��������������� !.. .tl.'.' c  v ,11 -, li I ��������� ,U\ ,!.���������(.mu,- ,i���������'.m.-i  ���������.'    Jl.is    l.'.i li.   i.'.L   in. Indui-.'  I. ni- '-.  ,1.   I-'. .AHI.iS.  ('. .lOHNMlN".  .,  -i ilVli. Jl.iv-'.r,. l-!0.       C. I  .;iy oi ue\  'i i  iv. '   v\ iii   I,.'   ra. .'ii. ,1    l.v   I le   ;  ' ',!, I , IK, -II .111 l'i nl.i.v. ll..' .ini  - . I .11 .���������! . II V.  |���������illll.lh(*< |.er. '  '(,      ,ii!    I;,'    l((|llil((l    tl.    *T. ( ^^~  ,,, .:L\,^;.V,,V;,;i;,M,r;i,,.;������-,.M; Keswick & Harvey,  h,i-> no terrors f/,>r those  who ailow -the -Ke\ el-  >������ii-ke .-> teani I.aundrv  to take its burdens from ,  off their shoulders,  lust ms cheap a.--, the  Chir.<.\-.r Lnindrii's and  much more satisfactory.  Try us and see for  \ our-/.:!!.  Manufacturers and  dealers in all kinds  of  Rough and  Dressed  BER  c i-;. ,-ifAW.  I'IH* I'll lk  i; i  Propricfors.  " ifi ���������  :.i���������&.[\m of Partnership.    ;      /    fiJiners Wanted.  i  .i:-im'  ii.'.'.,f..i.  evi-iiiitf | riiuiii.ooii mi\-i;i,'- w.wtkh rr,i- r.i i.-ri.-i-  ,   Atl.,,,-,,���������'l I!   !.-.( ..'..lil..   I. M,���������,    ,(,,���������������������������,, ,  ,���������,,���������,_  ���������il'   .,1  -\l Kill,  ^   ( .lllililli'll ..UN  Shnijes,   lath    and  Muiiklin^'s.  Lon^ dimension timber cut  to ord'.-r, and clear  cellar finishing lumber a sjoecialty.  Aii 'ivl'T-^ promptly fiilcl.  Terms ca-,h.'  i-fiii   i \. i    .i:-nri'  in nini-.m  e\*i-nntf  (    -      i  . :s. i;  ,i< .       ii,i'  , ���������'    'iii-.ni ��������� nf imlili-lii-i- nf lie  ." ,, i     ���������,    .;���������>.;.  ir ���������--[.,'.|iei's.   I-  licit l-i   di���������  ;   -,       .       '.., - ii '-- v. ill he cf>iitlii('te,(l   hy   11.  , ,  ', .' '   , '.'- 'I  (i '!'.���������( I   .ind   |mv   ,ili  ,e - |  ..'. ! l.v lac Iiilt* Mi-ill. 1 "' "  .Viand,-   -II, I!, ATKIN';-'. QJLAI.L   fninilv fiwk   -iluve, ' wttlv itlftiiBlN'.  ,  ,   '  a.    ''.. I;. rAMPl'!-"!,!.,'   IO   Ain.ly, Mail oili.-c.  Rare  !���������������������������'. Excellence in  Blouse and  Shirtwaists.  c        ' , | -   -      .fi  A very special line of these  pretty waists have just been  opened up. The patterns .are  beautiful- and the. colors fast,  The price-of one lot is 50c,  Another lot is finer goods���������'  will take your eye at.once.  The colors are bright.' The  price .is, 75c. Another lot, the  prices are $1, $1.25, $1.50,"  and $1.75.  . _;..���������������������������-'    Ladfes' '  Wrappers.  Stylish garments are on sale  this week that .should interest  ladies w.ho have not time to  make up. their own house  dresses. ' Thev come in o'ood  colors, light and dark designs  made up in natty style; and  prices are so.low that the wonder is how.so much value is  crowded into such little figures  ���������$1.25.  $1.50, $1.75. $-'._  Our ��������� ���������  Motto :  ' Not   how cheap,   but  -how  good for the moncv.  Special Sale  of  Lace Curtains1  This Week.  HEAD OFFICE,  TORONTO.  '   H. S. HOWLAND, President.',    T. R. MERRITT, Vice-President.  D. R. WILKiE,' General Manager.  A general banking business transacted:���������Letters of credit.issued,,  available "in all parts of the world.���������Gold dust and amalgam  ,    purchased.���������Savings   Department,     Interest    allowed    at  current rate.' '   '     .  A, R. B, HEARN, Manager Revelstoke Branch  Large new lino of   Inlaid,   Printed   and   Plain  And Cork earpot.    Axininstcr,   Wilton,   Jb-us-  sols, Tapeslry, and Wool  , CAEFETS ,      '  Art Si* un res and Hiijjf.������ in la'resl patterns.  Iliind-  soine Wiillpiiju-rs iind Japanese iii.ittini^s.  -*S.\.  VICTORIA,  Khliiblinlicd lSll-'.  ���������      BRITISH COLUMBIA  F^-fL3RLCEIVE/  (I A^ V \ATT(:r>^0?-3  Send Jfor fJamjilcs, r.nd Prices  Largest' and Test  Kqnipped  Hotel on (be Const  Eveiytbin^  new ,-ind  np-  .  tii-dali-.           Popular Pi'ices. Free Ens,  VICTORIA,   "     ~-        "BRITISH'COLUMBIA    Stephen Jones. Prop.  MeLennon, MeFeely'ft Company, Limited,  Vancouver, - - British Columbia,  ���������Wholesale���������  Mill Supplies! "      Miners' Supplies  W. E. CJiAUK,  I J.   H.  1IAYNH  FIRST STIM5HT,  HEVELSXaKE,, I). C.  Notaries Public, Mining and' Real Kslatc Brokers and general  Commission Agents.      Fire, Life and Accident Insurance.  Sole Agents for Smelter Tpwnsite.  Give lit* ii cull and wc will pIl-iihi' you.  KiiINI'.|..M lull ifil.ii' .llli'i'il  in- inuiiL-y rufiiiiilccl.   Jlilil orilcr" proni|illy uituniU-d in,  ti. s. TviHrSonsr.  ,rr*rrf,*",**Tr���������*^rr'"."^" 'i>ww������m^w ������wi'rt  THE CENTRAL  ':v?.M'"^*v{ysm  *'    , ���������-��������� ' >��������� I   ."���������'.' 1'.'--1  ftp crt  Ag"ent,  Revelstoke.  1  1  Revelstoke^  Great  Departmental  Store������  ABRAHAMSON   BROS,  >R  Queen's Hotel,.  Mewly hujli.       Fii-,t clast  in    every    ies|)f-cl. All  niodei n c()i:venieiifeK.  Laiije siini|)lo rooms.     lriro  proof    nafo. Frcu    bus  meets Sill trains.  Under Same ManapromPiif,  ii -        Tpout Lake Cit

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