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 '-*���������&������*-������������ i  La  'kfr \   I'  r j* ' ,'  ���������> i  C? ,     *^  t- -'  Provincial Library  a   I' .  T.,l    '  READ BY  :   5,500  READ 'BY/##������.  <���������'>>���������$ 7  i nA  *" *  namom, ,.-vX  A     ^ ,^^x^;  fl  ; i rt ^s"  w   ^jl,^ /J.  Vol:'11.���������No.  23.  REVELSTOKE, B 'C.',, SEPTEMBER'3, 1904  $2.00 Per^ear  K������ -  h: -  EL-a-. ..  IS  ij������.  |Ar������       "  "STIRRING  FOR 10 DAYS  I Mtf*43kCC! '   SvAiRl/i ������[ "^ I101 cent, discount on nil out  B y H  ^n^   <\������ \$%J%&.& di ess, gnddh. ��������� This is n genuine  -,   ,   , i     , *fi ,        bingiiin ofl'cr.   All nui' .stiiiitnci  ,dic'-s goods nuist move to ninkc ,100111, for the full supply. Conic lodiiy  iiii(lr"sec this choice selection before' il is too'Into. A full iniigeoi fancy  wish silks iit^fic. Must m 1 ived, n now selection of whitej fancy 'brociidcd  Japanese silksun blouse lengths. Tu.ssuio silks in.n vniiety of coloied  pollen dots nt, dillcicnti pi ices, also included in thin shipment n full mngo  of Uio In test diess tiiinmnigs on the inn k'ot'* The.se 1110 11 few of '>���������������  latest 111 rivnls, mid aieVoll wrt'i thy of your inspection. ���������r  THEvEMRj(iESS SHOE-theNew  Shoe  For  women* (for-which   ������o aics-ole  'agonls in  Hcvelstokc) is  the best nn  the nsnikcf.   Ourstock in tiVsdep.ut-  ,iiient i> complete     ,   ,        " ',, <  ;������.,"  11      '. 1 '  . 1  ��������� MEN'S'FURNISHINGS  We leiid while otli'eis-follow. ,-Jn'this  dcp.iitment we aie showing'iiu up-io-_  "date" i.inge( cif   e\ci\thing  in   men'b  ���������������������������wear.-'.Just tnken into stock 11 laigc  pliipnicnt of,the Albci t Shoe, unequall-  'ed 111 style and "quality and .it leasuii-  nblc'prices.    Last but notTlcist comes  >oui  Rc.tdy-to-Wc.u t Clothing Dep.iit;  t  ment winch is filled *,\ith tho latest styles and patterns  ,Wc are,also agents "for ,thc Campbell's Semi-Ready  Clothing"', nnd will'takc 'jour me.isuie foLii suit' nnd  guaiantecd satisfaction.   . '.v   '   _,*'   ^.'  ?-l',fJ\.  A *- ��������� ��������� r     '       ������  ��������� <��������� Drossm il.iii(,'dopnrtmoi)t in connection with tliostoro in clinrKO  <���������[ Miss Wil-on, with whom jou can coiilidoutlj plnco join ordurs  ���������and got on tiro satisfaction     ,     , >  REVELSTOKE HOCKEY CLUB.  ��������� / ; > <  -Last Season's Team.���������Prosi.ects for Coming Season.   ' , -  *      , , r '   1 < <.   >  ' As soon as the lacrosse season is o\er tlie'nicmbois of the'Kevelstoke Hockey' Club intend to get to business aiu  chum to have bcttei mnteiinl to put m> the field than 'they have ever liad before. The following is a photograph 0  the team that did battle for Revelstoke' last season:��������� , _ ' >'       ���������        '  1 .    ���������  Creamery ButteB  f 1 1    ' ���������*.  T     '   A,t  We are reccivinif weekly shipmeiits of splendidvfBiitterj?'  direci'from lhe- fuctory* in,, lb.-'prints, - 14V* 28������and$'  ' - ^ K-        ��������� ,   ".'.*? w^#^  '", 'i*,if*,  1 56 lb. boxes.  m$  '".Erilitiii'S  eas'om  a*)  &rtt  Ft  dm  "���������'Hv.^.t.'-m  ���������*A*J  .t  yl\l iM, r^fr^pi  *~* A*l������* is,*i ?;l&n  -si  , "f  - TAYLOR1 BL'OOK,1 McKENZIE AVE.  , REVELSTOKE.  I!- "  Mail'  border,;  tr *x���������j-'  '/Uept. ,  x, Write  'For..  '* Sample's' |  %'lf'   xV   -''    '���������",> :.. LIMITED.' V   _JX   "~.^V   '"^   ';  DEB&RTMENT, 1 STORE/  ���������- If,youjiave.a vigbrous^growirig boy,ptut himan  ":  '.. ^^ LION BRAND"'"Clothing/'��������� , . ,'.  The'best wear Resisting gar.  ments we kiiow'ot. Youthful  and becoming patterns';, we"  have the odd pants too, made  a\ itli double scats nrd knees,  the wealing kincL  Neat Enough.  Our Shoes foi men women - and  dhildrcn are neat enough  for thcfinost exacting, and  yet ha\ c the    '  ; "i  Necessary.. Qualifies/  \Vc i\ ill-be pleased|to show  vou theiii.  &  :W  r\  Wc have a line of Ladies'  Waists in plain lawn, peicals,  punts and fancy muMiii.  Seasonable goods., Real nice  for everyday, sec them, they  ARE WORTH $1.00. Wc  aie SELLING  THEM  FOR  65 CENTS.  $. :p Headquarters vfor. Groceries,; Harness||e^^  1.   x"    ,'     .   -.."/'),        )      REVELSTOKE' HOCKEY vCLU B.',/; (L,*^H";    ,        ^   ;     ..]��������� ;  - t\ <-Top,Ro\v.���������Js'/ar.'Allum.'oxocutivc', A: .7.'McDoinicll/vice-prcsfdcnt,,Jf). C\. McKon/.ic, sccietaiV-tioa&uici.  -  "; -   ..'Middle Rpw.���������MoCann, W. J.'Barber (captain);.E. Edwaids, H.iny Rews'.     \ ���������';     ?   '    'J *     V  '    -,":Bottom Row.���������H. Sawyer, II. Woods,''J. Allen.^ ,      ,-   x '    ,��������� :   _  *      .     - 'r   ''   /  LATEST-"'. ���������  ���������: fELEGRAIVIS;  ,     '    " *  '      ,     .    ,   - " *  RajIwayAcciderit���������Lord Minto's  -Train Wrecked���������Five Women  -     _ pJIa. -killed^' }'z^ Z-Jx  .-'1    V   [Spocml to tho'MAiL 1 "��������� -r X  * Winnipeg, Man., Sept/Srd.^AJsejij^  ous accident pcciined yesteulay on the  'C.'Pf'Rv.'at Sintaluta/ Five.iCcie killed,  all of whom aie v,omen. iLoid Minto  and party "on wrecked tiain, but none  'of the Viceiegal passengers verein-  juied. ' The cause of the accident was  a misplaced switch. Assistance was  lushed to the scene by thet railway  company as soon as the frcpoit of the  accident 1 cached the company's offices.  No effort was spaicd in caring for the  injmed. '   '  The .Harvest.  St. John, N.B., Sept. 3.���������Seven bundled htuvesteis enroute for the west  eached  here  yesteulay, and 150 are  expected  from Prince Edwaul Island  including a number of women.  ���������   Railway Commission.  Victoria, B. C, Sept. 3.���������The Railway Commission will hold a* session  heie. Aiequcst is made foi more land  for t'ciminals 'at Vancouver for V. W.  & Y. Railway!and the application will  be heaid today.      '  shouts and^ cheers for the victory at  Liao Rang. " Lantern-bearing crowds  swing ,tJirougli the strectsfand swarm  round the.rStaff Officers, .fsliouting  "Banzai!'-'- ; -X / S^f fx , ,  ^.Tokio, Sept. 2nd!���������The Japanese are  occupying the positions around Liaoyang,.-from "'which^"tliey������;,dioye< 3the  the Russians. ,^ It is ropc>ited_thcy_  lounU" ir-'i'Uy-rrilles;"-~1w'l7.5thJ'7ji.'Ul^ been  left 'behind"by  the   Russians.,  From  thifi'it-i'.j-.irifoiiod-'tjiat tllCjltussiailS  retieated in*Ja panic,"'' ^-''   -  ' Tokio,'.Sept.f'2nd.-fA private^des^  patch leceived heie states'that gieat  dies are 1 aging at^Liaoyang. It is not  piobable that the Japanese' will attack  the city directly' until they have  succeeded in isolating it. "  St. Peteisburg, Sept. 2nd.���������Great  depiession exists in'S .Petcisbmgovei  the news of Geneial Kuiopatkin's  ietrc.it. , , *  Fire at Peterboro.  Pcteiboio, Ont. Sept. 3.���������A $25,000  fireoccuncd in the compounding de-  paitment of the Canadian General  Elcctnc woiks jcsteulay, The loss is  coveied by insmance.  theIvar.  DUKE OF  MARLBOROUGH  Will Say Nothing re Report*  That hV is to Succeed to  Governorship-General���������Lord  Minto Regrets That His Term  of Office is Ended;  .London, Aug.f29.���������In reply to a  query from the Associated Press, asking for confirmation or denial of the  statement cabled from * Toronto that  he would be the next Governor-General of Canada, the Duke of Marlborough telegraphs today as follows :  "I regret to say that I have , no in-  foi mation to give."  The Associated Press learns in well-  informed quarters, however, that the  Duke was never seriously considered  to be a candidate for the Governorship-General. ,  ���������  IMPERIAL BANK OF CANADA  Capital Authorized, $1,000,000.   Uapilal Paul Up, 5-1000000    Ro,t, S2,IV>0,000.  Head Ollice, Tokonto, Ontario.  ' Brancna. 111 tho Northwost TomUirios, Mnmtob.i, Ontario ami Quebec.  And   tlic1 ft liiwiiii? points in   British  Columbia:    Craiibrook, Goldon,  ' Nolson, Rovolstoko, Trout Lako, Vuncouvor aud Victoria  T   R MirtiUTt Prosrdout D R Wri-KUJ, Vico Prosidonl nnd Gpnoml MauiRor  T. R M,JK^1Th\y, AfV" sUiutlQonornI M.i.ii.Bor     W. Mopp vt, Cluor Iiibpootor.  Revelstoke Branch, B. C���������A General Banking Business Transacted  S.ivmgd Dopartmont���������Uoposits Rocoivod and Intoroal Allowed.  Drafts sold aviulnblo 111 all parti of (Juiindu, Uuitod Stntob mid Europe.  Siioc.al iiltonllon ������l������oi. to eoUoelu.ua. *��������� >' ?"��������������������������������� MaiiaBor.  RAILWAY: ������������������     -^  xr f eOlWMISSION  Great Victery for Japanese-  Russians in Full Retreat���������  Liao Yang Burning���������Rejoicing in Tokio���������St. Petersburg  Depressed.  Tokio, Sept. 1.���������The ltussian light  and centre forces defending Liao Yang  on the southward are retieating this  (Thursday) afternoon. The Japanese  are 111 pursuit. The Japanese force of  10.000 is-ad\ancing on Mukden from  the noithwest  London, Sept 1.���������The battle of  Liao Yang is regarded as the most  sanguinary in the history of warfare.  Liao Yang, Sept. 1.���������General Kuropatkin is cornered.  General Kuroki crossed the Tsise  river and is turning his left Hank.  The Russians tried to fall back on  the mam works but were stopped by  the hot pursuit of the Japanese.  Itlooks.liks   a   terrible   disaster to  the Russian army.  , Tokio, Sept. 1.���������Tokio  rings   with  Yesterday Miss Milligan, who is a  high authority on cooking, gave  demonstrations at C n. Hume and  Co's store in the use of the Blue  Ribbon goods and Ogilvie's Htingaiian  Hour. The demonstrations weie well  attended by the ladies of the city and  tea and cotTee were served by the firm.  Our label on a bottle  or package is a guarantee of quality every  time.   We know.  Walter Bews, Phm. B.  Druggist and Stationer.  Next Humo's liloek.'  Sits at-Revelstoke Tuesday.  1 . ' > - >       .j; '  '^'TheiTRailway Commissioners ,ha\e  spent.a wcekjit the co;ist'' w heie Jmey  have b'eerThearing' tlieTgnev.inces^of  the cities, boards of trade,"lumbermen1  and the public generally., i.The commissioners'"'have"'shown "a creditable  "desire to have the railway companies'  live up to their duties'to "the public.  The coast, lumbermen . asked they  should have the^same rate of haulage  as the mountain mills but the C."P.It  company officials replied* the  mountain'lumber was of loner grade  than coast, while' the haul was 400  miles shorter. ''The coast lumbermen  also complained of the disparity of  charges between fir and cedar. The  commissioners considered this disparity ..unjust, and ' it is likely the  railway companies will be icquiied to  do away with it. .'        '    t  The commissioners will arrive in  Revelstoke Tuesday, and "will hold a  sitting here that day. The Board of  Trade held a meeting last night to  arrange the business 'to be brought  before the commission and' Messis.  O'Brien,, Lawrence and Floyd were  appointed a committeee to draw up  a memorandum showing the unfairness of rates to Revelstoke, which was  charged the rate to the coast and  back here; that Revelstoke was  omitted .. from the list of points to  which excursion rates were granted,  that the C. P. R. refused to lecogni/e  claims for'furniture or goods damaged  in transit; and that Rc\clstoke had  been deprived of the local distributing  rates which were in force in this "city  prior to the opening of the Crow's  Neat road, resulting in the wholesale  h-uses being driven out of the city.  The Boaid will ask that these grievances be remedied,1 and that Revelstoke should not sutler merely because  it is a non-competitive point ns that  is no fault of the people here though  Mr. Greer admitted that was tho  reason why Revelstoke had not better  rates and Ihe Board take the view  that it is within the rlntioa of the  commission to remedy cxxessive nites  levied merely because a point lias not  a competing line and cannot help itself. The abo\e committee will present the complaints on' behalf of the  Boaid.  The Mayoi will biing under the  notico of the commissioncis the  question of Douglas ,Sticet ciossmg,  as there are several points to be decided, namely, whether the cio-sing  ought ti. be granted in the face of the  opposition of the railway company,  whether it should be a level crossing  or a subway, whether the C. P. R. or  the city should pay the cost; and  whethoi each should contiibute its  shaie.  The lumbermen will wait on the  boaid to present some giivcances they  have against the existing fi eight  schedule.  Deputations from Kamloops, ban-  don, Kaslo, and other points will also  wait on the board at Revelstoke to  present their railway grievances.  S&'tfH  $sf������  ...       -JCHjlfflM",  vmM  4sc.--Dress Coods for 25.    25c. Dress GoodsVfor*i55"l  , 106 ShirtvWaists at ,50c.     150 Shirt .WaistsiaU$iiOO^  aii      .t . ������    _n__i -,P.������oe '     ^ A II - i-hie cMcnn c^������  Two-Frilled.Whitc'Silk^regula^mjal  4^^oo^-'^r^u-.ot^or^">������'*.n^'^^?^������3������������ftJ0^  BOYS' LINEN-SUITS  v. yr 1" U-.T"' *     -1--      *   '    .  "-*'-���������]    -  ^&ni*?k>mk  MILLINERY-  x\'  , At Half-Piice:  Children's^ SailorfHatti,  at Cost.' K ' 'MSM^fd'  ".    *������������������   ��������� - x ^>-v*1'������7A>  'All summer'Gocds must go regardless p\ cosp&vjg  BARGAINS IN ALL LINES  1 . *t- -, 57,.=->'-ri...  'i^������  "^  1 Dies&making. ^      Butterick's Patterns. A.y^^^ty  Satisfaction Guaranteed.   -    X      a^j   ''v'i,'/'  /������-"  s,  EID &d ~5T013"3Spp3,  vi^\  P. BURNS $t  "Wholesale and RetaiL  ....   Meat Merchantss  Head Office, Abattoir and Cold Storage^:gSr������^  -^^sss^Calgary.^Alberta  Watch for  Next Week  We intend making anothei   big inn on ou,t  Furnishings and Shoe Stock. Wc haven't. _  for dealing out 0111 stock before the ai rival of'  of Fit Rcfonn Clothing.  It mu*st he done  If slaughtering puces will do it wc aie determine."  spaie the knife. ,       \k-  Watch jfor our'Hah  hills, study the pr/iv>.  they quote.   \^\  Then call and get your pick of the barga|  1 *'  *'t  4?  PIRST  0|  &.'  i\  tt^-'VJs  J'iir^'- St  PsS'9X?  yir^i '-ir Tff* *^ -  . r������*arit'Wri-rvr-viJr%125T������-'!Wr>������i-s������-- ��������������� ������*���������*������-  ( n.*j(M. ->i^j"^.-  1   *nr~~ 1  tf-yi,ww*������V  l  1* ������**jt >*gj^������* ">j*vi7 -���������  zj^r  ������. _������������������--���������i������knn>h.iv������.ffk]I vrr**t?y"'rlU"l'  s^vzam  ^^PtqOtCimiMfl*^ '"   , ,   f
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THE' KOOTENAY MAIL
��be1Uootena^<Iftail
I'llULlSHKl'  PATU11DAY.
' ��� \T���   ,      '    i   '
REVELSTOKE, B.C.,
SonscrlptloD   Price.   52.00   Per    Annum
" \l<VVhT1S1XG   'llA'lJ-H     on     mililiuttion
''    rhnngc- I" Bt.-inilHiK aiUcill-ciiiinU, limit,
ot- into 9 ��- ni.Thiii-dnj <if cm li wcok lo
���retireflood di-plny.   StmidiiiK HihoiLiMijK
1        matter will be tliun��i.d Lh ico u inonl h w iln-
out   extra    cliaijje       Kor   111010  freqnciiL
nltera'.ion-, lhe lime oiciipud  in iiiukiiitt
-amo will be clrarKid nl 11-iial r..l< (.. ( usual
ndicrti-niRwill be lecmcil up lo 111 ii.'m,
i,   on &ittird.iyn.
ii'U PRINTING promplb cxecutcilat icai-oii-
able rate-..
IKRilri��� Ciu-li.   Sub-dipt ipnf, pajable in ad
t    vance. ' r /
IXIKIIKSI'ONIIKXCK invited' on manors of
public inU-ra-t. Coininunicntioiis to Mil;
tor mii-l be accompanied by name of
" , writer, not ncccwinly foi publicnlinii. but,
a.. e\iilence of nood fnilli. Coi i. -l'o��'li;��tc
1 .hould be brief and mu-f ic.ieli the olllcu
by Wednesday evening.
Address #     , <
, ' Thk Kootknay Mail,
' Phnni'Xo. 13.' ReveKloke. li.O.
We request our numerous readers to
-     favor  us with their assistance in
making- tho KOOTENAY MAIL tho
f '   most valuable  advertising medl-
V   um   In   tho  Ko'otonays'.by giving;
i>;     the preference, who'n'making- pur-
,     chases   to   thoso firms who   are
, '   regular advertisers in'tho KOOTENAY, MAIL.   <. , "     ,i
CITY'ACENTS.
has been .ible'l'j Mirninuiil, nil ililliuul-
ties in the mailer of'U,iiisiniit.il imi
and si ill miide a pmlit: Tlio I'.ii.uli-e
ban' been blupiiing weekly t��MioTi il
smelter all this siiimiiei .mil p-i $IS
per tun for their ore after -ill i'.\pen-ih
arc p'lid, iird when one consule s.wh.iu
the ti.iii.-poititiiin'cli.nijes must, le I'
haul lhe oic by w.igo'n fimii the iiiim,
to Wilniei, 2(1 miloi, fiom , Wilmri m
Golden by boii; 120 mile's, fimn Gnl
den to KuwUoko l.jv C. 1'. K , tlu-i.
down llie Allow bend bi.jtiC'b to Ai-
iuwho.id ai.d flicnee down tlio lake In
Holison and then'to Ti.iil by, rail. Tim'
ore is'a galena ,ciirying 00 per cent
lead and 85 to J20 ounces in .silver
A concentintoi,'and smelter will br
built at Jiickpino, a point midway bo'
tween the mine and the Colunibi.i
liver next year and a tianu line will
be constructed between the iniiio'.iiid
the smelter wbicli will cost about
$S0,('()(i.     '    <   "r -    ,
LUMBERING.
V, i        ___
The' Aiiow-l'��*'d   Lumber  Company
aie mnkiuK " fuither issue of stock.
".   Copies of Ti""^
��� tho follow
W.   Braid's   Tea.   Coffee and
Spice Warehouse.
One (if I be must p.-muliiuiit
iiiys in, V iiieoiivci w W. Hi.iiil'
hdll-l',    nil     II isMngs
1)111 ld-
w.iie-
(iii II isMngs Hnoi't. Mr.
'Hi.nd is inie (if t,hu 'pimioeis of Van-'
I'oiivci ,iiid li.ift built up an liiimeiise
business, iinpn^tiiig his .stock of ro.is,
ei.11 eels and 'spices fiom' all pints of
ibu woild, and pioparing and packing
'i In in foi nuirket.it Vancouver. The
w.iielimise lino a liont.ige ol i)0.ft.' by
i depth iif 00 ft, and is live storeys in
height.' I lei is to.w>''are blended, coll'oe
denied, nmstiil and blended. The
ei ill oe 'masting appliances -.iio'inost
complete, and eipablo of turning out
a tnn'of oolleo an hou'i, a cap roily not
o\ocotled by any other ooll'etf linuso ui
the Dominion Tho colVee Wstois
are opeiated^ either by^ gas or electricity. ,A large^rseparator cleanses
l.ho'licans from
an:
.AV.JlNCOUrap
V*ij:
out about 150 dozen bioomo a day.
Kiom tho'binding and sewing ma-
cliincs tlio Inoonis go to the diessing
and lir.islling knife, on which they are
ti im moil oil'. < The luooms aie then
placed in wrappei,-,, la oiled and put
up in (!o/.en.s ready for market The
industiy is oue'wliich bids fair to develop into l.uge propoitions.
New Scale Williams Pianos at
Dominion Exhibition/, ;
Winnipeg.
*    '    ,;���            u    , *t
"Among New Scale Williams special
pianos shown at'the Winnipeg Exhibition, was one gieen weathered
oak, in dull ait finish, which was
purchased by'the North.west Mounted
Police, for the ollicers at 'fKegina, two
Sheridan designs, one in ^latuial
mahogany, which was purchased by
Premier llault.iin, and the other by
Mr. .Fisher', general representative of
tlie Massey-ir.irrisCo.', Ltd., in Manitoba;, two Chippendale designs, one in
French . burl , walnut' and one in
natural mahogany, ono of which was
purchased" by Mr. Ancaster, Jtegina,
r of,one' of the largest hotels
��, and the ! other * by' Mr.
orr,the" largest western
lot "their famous Old
hciivy^braes-fcrijTi;.
'plircliased   by; Mr.
Tiiamfger of  the Hud-
t��'' '
SELKIRK LODGE. NO. 12. I. O. O. F,
^5
Meets ovcry '1'ucsdaj
evening    in    Selkirk
II  O. GOUCII,'N.O.
Hnll    nt   S    o'olouk.
Visitlnif brethren cordially  invited  to at-
(rtoijd.
J. MATHIE. Skc
Kootenay*Lodge No. 15 A.P.fis A.M.
The regular meet-
iiiK'-'iuo held in Die
MiiKimc Tcniplu,
Oddfellows Hnll, on
the thiulMondaj in
each month ul i;
p.m. VisitniKbretli
icn coidially welcomed.   '
PItOOUNlWft, Shckictaky.
DON'T
MARRY, DOCTOR or do"!
pair, "Don't do   a thing"
till ^o^l see ,''il>'rll',;vlilli'
host by aid or Flashlights ���
on Human Nature, on' health, difao.iso, lino,
miirrniKO and p.irontiiko. .Tells what >mi d ask
doctor" but don't like to 210 panes, illiislnit-
od.a-ieonts! but to iiitrodiicu il ��n soni 1 ono
i-nly Ui :tn\ adult, fur ,posl-iKO. 10 conts. M.
HIIiL PUB. CO., 129East 28th Street, Now
York. ' , ,< -  ' *.
St.' ANN'S CONVENT
KAMLOOPS, B.r C
Fata, Tkkm wi"* ui:gin- Skit. 5tii.
Wui
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ClllllMllU  UU.ll  mi..,. ......   ,,��...��, ,|,,|,l(ln,
bods, and /ll thn student for tho womanly duties
" Boss, under 12 j oars of UKO nro reeoi\ od as day
pupils,     i     ���"       '      '
l^oi parlieulaio address:
S1STRK SUJM3UIOII, Kuinloops.
_ (J.    SiMSON
Painter; Paperliangep,
i  ���    ' ICALSOMINrNG   DONE.
Oidci.s loccive prompt attention. .
Second street,       -      REVELSTOKE
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lhi=parer for tlie nse (fiee of clmnii.) of any of
-our readers -vi-iting London nnd iksiiows of
?eeing the hito-l issue fio-^iblo (if Ins oi liei
local paper. .   -
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1  CANADIAN BUSINESS A  SI'EOIALTY.
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ARVEY, McOAUTEKx
AND PINKIIAiM,
'.*���     BAKKISTJJKS, SOLICITOUS, li'J'C.
OKKICIiS '     3IOLSO>S  ,Ua.Mv    IJLOCK,     IlBVIlL-
(;     , ,, STOKE,  li. C. ''
���    .Money to loan. ���    ���    "'        ,
Offices: Revelstoke, B. C; Fort Steele, B. C.
Geo. S. McCartek, ,<
A; M. PiXKriAM,
, ���" Revelstoke, B. C.
J. A. Hauvey,
Foi t Steele, U. C.
JOHN   MANNINGS SCOTT    B. A.,
' L., L. B. ',   t-
^    "Barristf.r, Solicitor, Etc.      '
;, First Street:' '     *    '   Revelstoke, B.(J.
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���yc.
r   niDWARD A. HAG GEN,
-r   jUi1 ���-
���   ,, ��� Mining Enginekh,        '
(Mem.' American Institute Ulimng EiiKineeis)
.-    *  (Slem. Caiiudinn Minnie Insliluto.)
-   : - Eevelstoke, B.*C. ���'
; "Examination of aiid reporus' on Mineral Pio-
' x *   '   ' it perties a Specialty. l *  -
Zbeffiooteh&y fIDall
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"SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER  3,1901.
PROVINCIAL TAXATION.
The News-Advertiser devotes
some attention to the Mul, the
cause beins*; an  article on the arbi-
iit AirowlioiicT.      ,     ,   ������ ,    ,
A iPt*otPiif of   tlie   I'jirijiiip   l.ninlii'i
Co. ih to lie held in   Re\t'lslol;e   tod.ii
at which - the  pinicip.tl   .sli.ii'cliolcleis
will lie piesent.     The   udvisibility  of
electing u luige s.iw mill .it Up.n creek
Hieni Coin.ipli.v,   is.' one   of the issues
tlmf will he (leerded! *   If construction
is siiiK'tioned woik   will' nt   once   lie
stiirtcd'on the'structurc,   which   will
nioim th.it the lumber cunins   in thi-
i i i'
section will be leopcned   nnil linnbei
ing opcr.itions will'  again    he' in f.ill
swing.���C.iiiihornc Miner.   ,
IIU li 1 ON' SA W 'COM I'AN v. ,
The Biutoii Snw Company lias Icon
established nt   Vancouver   to   supply
the doiiiiind in the province for circu-
l:ii unci band saws.      There' are now
about 200 mills in   Biitish   Columbia,
so the opening   foi   such   supply   ia ii
big  one.      The < company   has   been
piomoted by A. .1.   Burton  'and has a
subscribed capital of ,1!7d,000 in shares
of ���! 100.     The  company have seemed
a site with l.'}2 ft. frontage',, to, Powell
St., Vancoiuer.    The site has aidcpth
of 1S5 ft.    'A   building   So.vlO ft., and
two storeys in height has been elected
1  . i -f
Solid and   insetted   tooth,   band-and
circular saws .icill -Lo .m��lo ...(. thcau
woiks.* The directors aie : Messis.
R. Jardinc, of the'Royal City Mills,
.New Wpstminstcr, E. \V. McLean,
broker, E. S. Smith. lia"rdware merchant, and A. J. Buiton, saw'maker,
all of Vancouver'. II. Wilkinson is
secretary-ticasuicr.
The compimy expect to start active
opciations by Sept. 1st. , They will
���nuke a specialty on the stmt, of repair woik, mseited tooth and   shincle
saws.
Tin; l'LVNT       - '
worlil���IMcmco,   Guatemala
Airier icn, Java, ILiv,in,i,''A"e.
Ah Ui.iid nlbo has tw ��� s'pice"inills
'ind >ii[rtilies the Hade with tea, cofVee
and spices fiom the Pacilic to Manitoba.   * "    "
c, ,     B.C. DISTILLERY. ���   > <-
Another important cntcrpi is>c now
being e.uried out, and. which owco its
mceplioii to MrMV, Braid, of V.in-
..oinei, is, the B ��� C*J)iat.illcry, the
buildings for which are nntv in euuroC
of eieetinii at Sipperton, i.eiu New
Westminster. Associated ' with Mr.
Bi.ud (who is'president) in the 'cntei-
piise are Messrs E. Burnett (sec-
tieas), and R. Kelly. Tlio'' distillery
will be devoted to-the pioduction , of
rye whiskey, and the most up-to-date
machinery and distilling apparatus
arc being put in. , The distillery uill
afl'ord a local market for all the rve
that can be raised in the ptovince.
Sixtv acies of.land ha\e been seemed
for the site, and m addition   to'  tuin-
L00O
hogs
be
ing out'whiskey
kept., ,The services of Mr" Monow, of
Hamilton, Out., have been seemed as
distillei,   and ,ho 'has   the _ highest
t. t.,*��.lliio����-t-I*>.*.3 /l'Uo  o.tj-   <ri- Wwun I . n
ster has   granted   the  distillery  com
pan} substantial concessions, and   the
entcipiisc is an important one fur the
pi ounce.
���    VINEGAR FACTORY.
'Another important enterprise with
which Mr. Braid is associated ia a
large vinegar factory, which is to be
built ��t Vancouver.
B.  C.   BROOM  MANUFACTUR-
trarv manner in which the govern- aheady installed consists of a 50'h. p
ment" assessors are  enfoioing  the
law.    Our contemporary says   we
are wrong, that l the  municipality
,   assesses the land  and'not'the gov-
X-ernment: - The editor of the News-
Advertiser   is   a   member of   the
- cabinet and we  had  expected   to
learn from  him  something we did
not know, but lie  tries lo get over
the question  at stake by raising a
'    false    issue.      Everybody    knows
municipalities   and    cities   asse?s
land values but governmentassopocs
property   values.    Farmers   crops
'      are certainly not land and the gov-
jent a==��i����^lia\e been acse:-?-
(ies ' growing
possible to
Iheso ass-ess-
r^ according
believe they
Its instruction-
'been given lo
foi the govern-
iment.    At all
lirm  of i nrli ��?-
jhe  countrj" at
in   which the
i     are   being
[on levied, and
News-Adver-
Iriation   lie is
ja   go  to   the
id   it out, the
fitwitliritandinir.
MINE.
-ono Time Yielded
I'wners.
'Wilmer.   East
(electric motoi, toothing press, weigh
ing 10,000 lbs. built by the Rcid
Machine Company, of Cincinnati,
nulling machine of latest'patent for
nianufactuie of inserted tooth saws.
A tempering furnace 11 ft. by 6 ft.
inside has been built from American
plans, also tempeiing oil ^at of S00
gal. capacity.
The company have  been   appointed
agents for K Hoe and   Sons,   ot iS'cw
Voik, and will carry .stocks   of   their
inserted bits ami shanks  foi   inserted
tooth sans.     A   large  stock   of these
good-5 is being carried, so the   requirements'of mill men may   be  promptly
trilled.     A  largo consignment of steel
is on the way from   the  Jo-a.jp   Stv-ul \
Company  of   bhelheld.      Other   machines installed are back-geared drilling machines by  Boynton and   Plumber, of   Worcester. Masa , for  drilling
ejcliolc- and ."Cicw  holes   for   shingle
.".iwp, polishing machine for   poh-ihing
saws, four laige anvil-  from   Trenton,
X.  ./.,    weighing , HdU    lbs.   each    for
smithing and ten-ioning  imw.-,   Im.ny
guiding    iiiachiii",     Imil'    on     -".inic
jiattern a? med by bis-iton Viisr work-i,
of I'liiladolphia, f ur inch shell   mandrill, grindstone 'i'i   inches   diiunpti'i
and G-inoli face, powerful hand sheer',.
All this plant is on the   ground   Moor
The   upper   Moor   will   be devoted
entirely to the band saw   department,
and will    have   a   full   equipment of
grinders, punchers, shears, rollers, and
all machinery for turning out  a band
saw complete.
The establishment of thoe works
in the province mil do away with the
long delays sustained by mill-ow ers
in importing from Ihe east, besides
saving to the mill men the duty now
piid on Aineiican goods Mr. Burton
has effected an improvement in the
pin.ching   press,   by   which any pitch
ING COMPANY.
An industry that is being built up
to considerable dimensions in Vancouver is the manufacturing of
brdoma. ' The industry was started in
that city two years ago and was taken
over by the B. C. Broom Manufacturing Co., which was organised. ��y
Mr. Ivirkland, managing director.
The factory is located ou Trounce
Avenue, Vancouver. Fi O. Albertson,
an experienced broom maker, is
manager. The factory turns out eight
different grades of brooms, all of excellent " workm inship and good materials. Illinois broom is mainly Used
and is mounted on bambjo or wooden
handles. *
Tho nlant includes a dying vat.
where a green tin.;,' n i.n.i -rl<-.| in
the broom, which is th -u pi k;- I m a
fumigiting ro mi, whe.e it h ���ileniiel
by sulphur. The liriD'ii is then
threshed on a devil r����� thoroughly
cle wise it.
The broom is sorted by t;irls inro
dllfoieilt m/.es and fastened on the
handles by nn aiitoiiSii'ie wirini; in i-
chine The co irsin hr.i mi- ire tli.-n
removed to a prejsing m leln ie where
they aie bound hy an mm bind
(irmly rivetlcd in place The liu^r
brooms go to an antoiiiitic pressing
and srit"hing machine, where rhc>
are ii'wii with strong colored lirmh.
Three pttterns of these michuies are
in use, one being an elaborate and
costly device.      These    machines turn
I
anCJ
all
,We unci
Piano Co. w?
Exhibition, be
ry to say, that these
a,' sensation   among
> iiuisic, riii' the west,
admired bv, o:io and
that the. Williams
w at the Toronto
s a sample of each
of these styles mentioned, one each'in
high (and dull ^art finish, of, Art
Nouveau an,I Louis XV., in finest
mahogany. ".These will add an. ad-(
ditionnl charm to the already finei
array of special pianos this company
are exhibiting, a further illustration
of the high standard of the New Scale
Williams <Piano, and the foiemost
position 'in artistic conception to
which they have attained:" , '
Pianos kept in stock by   Revelstoke
Insurance Agency, Limited. -    ���
Wm. Fleming;
,' Wlioloialornncl Kelnll j
Meat ^Merehant.
\ ' i ft
Fish > and   Game   in   Season,'
First St., Revelstoke.,
7A1 :E BOAK /
lia.-[ opened'in tlie Cowan Rlock^tlie
best ]Tifikes~'of 'silvcrwaic"and cutlery.
AgenVfor Raymond,Sewing Machines
'    ���Pianos'and Organs sold or oxcliniiKod
THIRD, STKE13T,
HKVELSTOKE
Ttt~��r
THE-0WLfR^ST
'  East of Molsons Bank'     -��� Rovolstokc.
For your*meals..- OpeiVday-and night.
Meals 25c and upward:   Special weekly
rates.    Good service guaranteed.7- " ^
YODO FUJIT, Proprietor. *    ���
MARRIED TWO "���
THOUSAND.
a Reunion Held of Those United
-%--- uy nev: a; Br Wilson.""-
San Francisco, XVug. 25���Trinity
Methodist Episcopal church was the
scene tonight of one of the most
unique gathoiings ever seen on the
coast. A reception and banquet was
held and the host of the evening was
the Rev. A. B. Wilaon. 'The guests
were the couples who had been united
in marriage by Dr. Wilson during his
career as a ministei. * Dming the last
nine years he has united two thousand
persons m marriage and the most of
them were present at the reunion and
responded to the toast, "Is Mairiage
a Failure ?" The concensus of opinion
expressed was that it was a success.
To Trappers
Raw JTurs Boughv . ���*
' Cash- Prices Paid
v'       ' �� . c-   <
F.   B.   WELLS,
Exporter of Purs.*;,
MAIJbSF:[��LQ$E.
'      AT REVELSTOKE-P. 0. r,
'���'I,' 1 ,
AT S-15 A. M. FOR EAST &, SOUTH
AlM-jO'P.JL HOI* WEST___:J1'1J^_
-ATS-00P. M. FOR BASTt& WEST
Railway time Table
Trains running East leave Revelstoke
No. OG 9-25 a. m.        No. 2 2-1-03
Trains running West le.ive Revelstoke
'  No. 1 2-45 a."m.     No. 1)7 17-45 a. in.
South Branch
Leave Revelstoke 0-20 a. m.
Arrive Revelstoke 17-10 p. tu.
Okanagan Line
Leave Sicamous 7-80 a. m. ���
Ainve 1S-00 p. m. '   '
Arrive  Vernon  10-35 a. in.
Leave 11-30 p. m.
last night and   icqurred by a null m.m can   be   given
Xacts about the   to the te th, or any niimbei   of   teeth
'to   The   Daily
''Jaji iffglit.      The I'ara-
situated    ^.eral   hundred
ro   timber   limit, is one of the
!Tg mines  of  the  province tha
set in a given diameter.
Mi. ImjwIoi is pio^pooting in the
JJig Jlend, and is sanguine of stnking
it rich.
ROYAL CROWN SOAP
The Best in the World
Mail us IS Roval Crown Soap
VV nippers, and in return we
will mail a Ik .mtifiil I'leinn-
si/e I(ix20 ; (,i fur ���J'") Wrappers
your clmir-e of river 100 books
Drop us a post ,:,ird asking
for ii catalogue of premium"
to be had VMV.V, for Royal
down Soap Wrappers
A(l(ll(H��
The Royal Soap Co.,
Vancouver, B.C. Limited.
TO CORRESPONDENTS.
Borodino.���The facts are these. The
Russian army retreated before Napoleon till nearing the Muskow.ty
river when they entrenched and gave
battle. Napoleon's forces attacked
the Russians and broke through their
line- but with terrible cainage. The
Ruj-ians reformed, and Napoleon's
attempt failed to dislodge them till he
called on hi- le-erves when the Ittin-
-ian rank- again were .-onttcr'd but
with frightful cainage, the uoiinilid
and killed French troops lying in hills
ten and twelve feet deep.
Napoleon lo��-t 30,000 of hi-, best
men an,I the llusiinns 10,000. The
Russia iin Ik at ,i nunteily retieat.
Could Xnpoleon h.ne attacked them
he could lime indicted serious los-,
bin thelfiises he had him-elf ��u-(ninrd
Iii! bun to remark that he had lost
enough men for one batth and did
not wish to have his rank.- furthci j
diminished by attacking whnt he
dejcrilied na one Of th'1 bra vert anme..
ho had encountered, Tli��- Ru*>-ian re.
tieat   w:i.��   perfi.rnied   in   a   ma-terly.'
mannei even to leading Napoleon into \ Retan Deiler In-^^aaiz^-
Moicow and then burning the city''
about Ins ears tliuJ beginning the
downfall of the rnosf :ig^resui'.e 'Ajr-
nor of modern liiu<.��. This was a ca-e
in which retreal w.'i". the most eflVf tual
ineansof achieving victory
O.OBAN STEAMSHIPS.
Royal Mail Lines.
Cheapest Route to tho Old Country.
ALLAN LINE���l'*i Oin Monti cnl. '
Pan-ian '      Auk. Ill
Tunisian     .' Aug. 2(i
loninii beiit. 2
DOMINION LINK���From Monticnl.
ICcnsington Aug 111
Dominion        ... .... Aug 'Ju
Vancouver  . .  .'.Auk 27
Canada         ..         bLpt. .'I
CAN. I'ACJ. ATLANTICS. S.-l'*iom Monlicul.
LikuUhamplain  Aug. IS
Lake ICiio      SepL. 1
Lake Manitoba         Sojit. 8
AMKKICAN LINK-KioinNew York.
SI,  Louis Auk. 20
New Vork ..       .  Auk. 27
Will 1'JC STAR LINE���Kiom New Yolk.
Mnjeslie Aug. 17
Oceanic Auk.2I
Teutonic    AukKI
CUNAUD LINK-I'*ioiii New York.
Ktruria Auk. 211
Luuim.i Aiik. 27
Liiiihria Sept. ll
rw-soiiKcrH Uokettd tliioiiKli lo all purU of
Cheat llnlain anil Ircliuid, niid utxpcclally low
otteslo all parts of the Ktuopciui continent.
Apply to nonroHt railway or HteniiisliipaKcnl or
lo
T.
VV.
C;X Wilkes
.   MACHINISTS * i ',
"BLACKSMITH''
- All Kinds of Jobbing Woik .Done.
SewinjjjMiichincs'ahd Bicycles Cleaned
,    ,  , and Repaired.     '       ' < h
Keys fitted on the Shoi test Notice.'
-~ -Opposite    ,
Salvation Army
FIRST ST:
Eicensed Auclioheei^ for City
" of "'Revelstoke. "   ''   '*     *'���';
J.JVIALEyf
-    '        ,.   i-WILL  RE3-OPEN 'l\"
"'His Flowor, Fruit" and VoKOlublo Store in ���
J.,SVMSON'S BUILDING, SECOND STlir.UT
,       - ON' MONDAY,   JULY   4th -
Frosh VoKetiiblos, l'ot Plants iindiFlowors nnd
Fruit Tor Sale     Order- tukon for locally (jrown
Tomato and othor Plmits for soitniK out.
WOOD YARD
I have started a permanent Wood
Yard on Thiid street.,1 With my past
experience I hope to be in a, position
tp satisfy all requirements of custom:
ers. Mill and cordwood, supplied," in
any lengths at reduced prices for cash-
**' ��'    .- R. SAMSON.- ''
Wi A^ McDonald
*  PLASTERER k. BRICKLAYER^
��� "   v     _   'REVKJ.STOKE'    "      �� \
The only first-class plasterer in town.
Let inc know your lcquiiomcnts.,  A
Cailoa'd of Lime j list inipoi ted. jA Car-
.load ofBnck*inidei order. ,
'ffiZSa,   Honing J1
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world, with the strongest editorial staff of
any technical publication.      l
Subscription $5.00 a year (including
U. S , Canadian, Mexican postage.) ,.
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WRAPPING   PAPER   AND
PAPER BAGS.   '
The Kootenay Mail has .-been
appointed".' agent for one of
the largest Canadian Paper
Mills. - '  ,
Wrapping  papers in   rolls or-
Hat,   and  paper   bags   of, all
weights, and sizes* supplied to
Older printed or imprinted.
Kootenay Mail, Revelstoke.
W. BRADSHAW, Agent. Itovnlstolio
P. F   CUIHMINOS,   Pacific fAtfont
Jas. I. Woodrow,
BUTCHER.
BEEF,   PORK,
MUTTON, Etc.
Fish and Game in Season.
All ohIith promptly filled.
THE CITY EXPRESS
E. W. B. Paget, Prop.
Prompt delivery of parcels, baggage,
etc., to any part of the City.
Any Kind of Transferring
Undertaken.
c
All   orders   left   at R.  M. Sraytlic's
Tobacco Stoie, or by Telephone, No. 7
will receive prompt attention.
Synopsis of "Regulations for Disposal"of
Minerals on Dominion Lands'injMani-
toba. tho Northwest 'Territories and
tho Yukon Torritory.'   ,' '
Coal.���Coal lands may bo purchased at
HO per acie for soft coal and $20 for an- ,
thraclte. Not more than 320 acres can
be acquired by one individual or company. Royalty at'the rate of, ten .cents
per ton of 2,000 pounds shall bo collected
on the eiosa output.-      , " ,
Quartz.���Persons of eighteen years and
over and joint stock companies holding
free miner's certificates may. obtain entry    ,
, tor a mlninsr location.      ,, -..       ,- '
*  A free miner's certificate ia granted for ���
ono or more years, not exceedine'live, upon payment in advance of $7.50 per an-    ���
num for an individual; and from $50 to ���,
J100 por annum for, a company, according
to capital.       '       .    < ��� ,
A free miner having dlscoyered mineral    i
''in place, may locate a claim 1500x1600 feet
by marking out tho same'with two legal
posts,   bearing t location   notices,   ono  atj
each end on the line,of the lode or vein.
The claim shall be iccorded within llf-
tecn days if located .within ten miles of a.
mining  recorder's  ofllco,   one  additional
day   allowed >for   every   additional ,ten'i
miles or fraction.   The'fee for recording (
a claim is 16. .     -
At least |100 must bo expended on tho
claim each year or paid to the mining recorder in lieu theieof. When $500 has been
expended or paid, tho locator may, upon
having a survey made, and upon complying with other'*requirements,'purchase
the land at $100 an acie.    "'
Pei mission may be gi anted by tho Mln-    ,
later of  the  interior- .to*  locate   claims
containing lion and mica, also copper, in
tho Yukon Territory, of an, area not exceeding 100 acres. ,.       >       -        ������'       -
The patent for a mining location shall
piov'ide for Uio payment of a loiulty of 2j por
oent ol tho nalon ot Uio \x odiiotH ut tlio location.
'   Placer Mining, Manitoba and tho N.w.
T./'. excepting   the' '���Yukon . Tenitory.���
Placer  mining  claims generally -are  100
feet  square-r entry 'foe,    $6,   renewable    >
yearly.   . On   tho   North   Saskatchewan _
River claln�� for either bar or bench, the ,
former being 100 feet long and extending -
between high and low water mark.   The
latter includes bar diggings, "but extends'.r,
back to the base of the hill or bank, but ,
not -exceeding -1,000  feet..,'Where  steam _"
power Is used, claims 200 feet wide may
be obtained. -  \ ���,,'...;.
1     Dredging in the  rivers  of  Manitoba    ,
and the N. W. T., excepting the Yukon
Territory.���A free miner may obtain only
two leases of five miles each'for a term ,
of twenty yeais, ienewable.in the dlscre-X
rtlon of.tho Minister of the Interior.
-  The lessee's right is.confined to the submerged beds'or bais of the river below
low water maik, and subject to'tho rights
of all 'persons who have, or who may re-    .
.oelve  entries for  bar diggings  or   bench
claims, "'except- on > the in Saskatchewan
Klver,-where  the lessee may  diedge to
high water maik on each alternate leasehold. . ,. ..-'*'  ".''"
"  The lessee shall havo a dredge lnioper-   ���
atlon within one season from-the date of
the lease for each live miles,  but where
a person or company has obtained more ^.
than'one lease>ono diedgo for each llf-.-
teen   'miles    or    fraction    is * suiilclent.-
Kental; $10 per annum'for each'mlle of
river leased.  -Royalty at the i ace* of. two ���
and-a half per.cent collected on the out-t
put iafter It exceeds $10,000.'    ^ .
'���< Di edging in the  Yukon Territory.���Six
leases of live miles each may be granted
to  a  fiee, miner tor a term  of  twenty'
yeais, alsoirenewable.              ,         .  <,'
The lessee's light* is confined ito the
submerged bed oi.bars in ,the river below low. water mark, that boundary to
De llxed by its position on the-1st day of
August in theu year of the date of the
lease.'    '     '���        -        ' -'   ���
f'The lesseovshall'have one dredge in op-
of/ithe  lease,  and one  dredge  tor. eachiv
eratlon-within two years from the date    -
live'miles  within,  six  years  fiom  such,
date."   Rental,', $100 per mile for the' lirst
year,   and $10 per mile  for, each  subsequent year."Royalty, same as placer mln-'
Ing.    - -   1  ���  --.- -   >������,"'   "-.-   ���uv ���--> 'i
Placer Mining in the Yukon Territory.
���Creek, river ���gulch and hill claims shall ,
not exceed 250 feet in length, measured
on the base line or-general-direction,, of
the creek or gulch, the width being fiom -'
1,000 to 2,000'feet*. All, other placerdalms
blmll be 2JU feet sqiuu o. ~. <
Clalms-'are marked by two legal posts,
ono at each eiid.-boailng notices.   Kntry
must be obtained within ten days, if the,,
claim is within ten miles of mining ro-
coider's  olilce.    One  extia  day  allowed^
for each additional ten miles or fraction. t
The person or company staking a claim
must hold a free minor's certilleate.
The discoverer of a now mine is entitled
to a claim of 1,000 teet in length, and it
the party consists of two, l,6oo feot altogether, on the output of which no royalty
shall be charged, tho rest of'the party
oidmaiy claims only. ,.
iintiy fee, $10.   Royalty at the rate of
two and one-half per cent on the value;
of the gold shipped fiom the Yukon Ter-     -
ritory to bo paid to the Comptroller.  "
No free miner shall receive a grant of
moie than one mining claim on each'sep-
erate river, creek or gulch,-but tlie same
miner may hold any  number of claims
by purchase, and free miners may work
their   claims   in   partnership   by   tiling
notice and paying fee of $2.   A claim may -
be abandoned,  and another obtained on
the same cieek, gulch or river, by giving   ���
notice < and paying a fee.
- Work must  be done on  a claim each
year, to* the value of at least $.100.,
A-certificate that woik has been done ���
must bo obtained each year; if not, the
claim shall be deemed to be abandoned,
and open, to occupation and entry by t.
fiee miner.    , .
The boundaries of a claim, may. be defined absolutely by having a survey
made and publishing notices in the Yukon
Oflicial Gazette.
Peti oleum.���AH unappropriated Dominion Lands in Manitoba, the North-west
Territories and within tho Yukon Territory are open to prospecting for petroleum, and the minister may reset ve for
an individual or company , having machinery on the land to be prospected,
an aiea of 040 acics. Should the prospector discover oil In paying quantities,
and satisfactorily establish such discovery, an area not exceeding (140 acies, including the oil well and such other land
as may be' determined, will be sold to
the discoverer at the rate of $1.00 an
acre, subject to royalty at such rate as
may be specified by order-in-council.
Department   of   the   Interior,   Ottawa,
February, 1001,
JAMES A. SMART
Deputy of the Minister of the Interior.
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Arroiv LaKe, B, C. X  'V,  i  ��������� jM  1    ,  '    /i - X  THE KOOTENAY MAIL.  _ ������  1 a  ft'  i  ���������������  THE WAR.  " Constant Fighting at  Port Ar-  .   thur���������Chinese Pressed   Into  Service ��������� Decisive  Battle  May Even' Now be in Progress' at, Liao-Yang ���������The  " Decisive  Battle ��������� 400,000  Men   Engaged ���������Japanese  Steadily Gain Though Losing  ,    Heavily.        ,  ' ���������  ,    ,  Chefoo, Aug. 29.���������Severe fighting  was resumed at Port Arthur on Aug.  27th. Between Aug" 22nd and 20th,  theie was some  lighting,  but  it1, was  ��������� less severe tlian"on the 27th. '   el~   '  St. Petersburg, Aug. 29.���������Even late  'tonight the gieat uncertainty prevails  regarding the actual situation at Liao-  Yang.     There  is intense anxiety for  1 definite news from the front, but even  the authorities are, frankly ignoiant  as to whether the long-expected decisive action will be fought at .Liao-  Yang oi further north. It is possible  that a gicat battle is even   now ,pro-  t cce'ding, , and there are many indications that'such is the case. If this  is 80,'thc fato of this year's 'campaign  may be settled within dS hours.  At'thc same'time, opinion is almost  equally'dividcd, many, believing that  General Kuropatkin will ,not make a  determined stand, and that the Japanese will crack the  shell  only  toy find  the bird has down.    ' <  'i ��������� in    -  (    One of the'Russian   correspondents  of tho Associated Press says'* that  the  fighting so   far   has been confined to  'rear-guard actions, , ",  The Russian force is now' concentrated in a series of exceedingly strong  positions''- round   Liao-Yang, but the  ...whole withdrawal was in accordance  with a pre-arranged plan.   '  It is" certain * that" the armies are  now in closest touch.,". 'The 'Japanese  'arc* advancing in ^ great" force along  both the roads ,converging 'on 'Liao-  Yang,     but    the    critical' question  i whethei it is the main Russian army  that is concentrated^there to receive  them, or merely a stiong screen, ��������� is  unanswered.       \ , -,<    '  It is probable that the recent rains  may, have made General Kuropatkin's  withdrawal   impossible,   even   fif ��������� he  desired to withdraw, or that a further  "down-pour may disarrange " the  plans  'of both sides;  but, the  latest "indications "that the weather and ., the, loads  are improving,-.should* force* a rise of  , the curtain-vuthin 24 hours.       -   > >-  , i.        ,       .    i <    AT ���������     A  i. Liao Yang, Aug. 31.���������Fiom o o'clock  till 9 o'clock-an-incessant shower of  - "shrapnel and heavy cannon firing has  come from the south  east,  where the  Japanese   evidently   have , numerous  'guns. -  Deadly -, shells-are ���������' buzzing  everywhere, their white smoke  being  distinctly traceable against *" the  dark  foliage on the'mountainsides/   The  1 Japanese   are   searching    the t whole  countryside with their hring,  scattering squares of territory'on   which for  a lew moments they send   a   hail   of  shot and "shell   from   all - their'guns.  . They then pass on to another square,  thus working the   whole  field mathematically from right to left.  In this way the Russian front has  been systematically searched in the  first few hours of cannonading. Then  commenced, the general Japanese advance along the whole line. The Russians have been holding the ground  gallantly and looses are small considering the terrible nature of the Japanese fire.  what kussian'& i.osr.  St. Petersburg,'- Aug. 31.���������LieuJ.  General Sakharoff, telegraphing to  the general staff, ou the conclusion of  yesterday's 16 hours lighting around  Viano Yang, eutiuiates ttiat the Russian casualties throughout the day  were 3000.  The battlo ended at 9 o'clock last  night, when many positions occupied  by the Japanese were retaken and  again held by the Russians.  The main ettorts were directed  against the centie positions, and the  left Hank, but the numerous attacks  weie repulsed along the wholo line,  'Uio Russian troops made several  counter attacks culminating in bayonet lighting. About four in tho  afternoon the enemy was observed  attempting to turn   tho   right   Hank  with considerable forces, but several  battalions of leserves ,advanced and  after a fierce engagement checked the  Japanese andi compelled them to le-  tire. The battlo continued until after  dark and only ended at 9 o'clock.  1200 onxs USED.  Liao Yang, Aug. 31.���������The Japanese  have 1200 guns around Port Arthur.  St. Petersburg, Aug. 31.���������A Mukden  despatch says that in ,tlie stubbornly  fought battle' in progiess all day  mound Liao Yang, all attempts to  tuni the Russian flank weie lcpuised.  The Japanese lost'10 guns. _ J ,  cap runn strong fort. ������,  Tokio, Aug. 31.���������After thiee days of  desperate fighting the Japanese foiccd  tho Russians to abandon Anping and  Anshanshan. The Japanese" army  divided into tlnce sections and moved  against Anping, where the Russians  occupied a stcep''and well fortified eminence, which they had taken months  stiengthening., The'Russians had all  the advantage, but although losing  heavily, the Japs finally pieiccd the  Russian defence, completely .dividing  the foiccs.  **      '      400,000  ,Ml'*.\-   IlKGACIl'.I).   '   '  London, Aug.   31.���������The combined  forces engaged mound  Lino'Yang aie  icckoncd between 300,000 and 400,000.  The J.ipanc-c weie lopulsed by bayonet  charges no'lcss than six'times.   Two  companies of Japanese who liacl gained  a Russian position wcio" mistaken for  Russians and   annihilated'  by JJicir  coimades.    There   was/an , immense  cxpendituie of ammunition thiongh-  out the day.'  r      '        .       - i       i .  y   A moi e eneigetic attack is expected  today. ' Geneial-Kfuioki's foice'did not  paiticipatc.' - ', <���������* x'_ ''/'X  ,i nxvaorei) hy Gox-'niti:. ^ ^ '���������  , -London, Aug. 31.���������It is not "antici-  pated that Geneial Stoossel will sur-  lendewPort Arthur" though the situation is hopeless and the bloo'd of the  soidicis will be poured* out like watei.  However, c.xpoits'say Geneial Stoes-  sel would be justified in surrendering  and mulching out with honor.     ',  ,  - - .*     '    *    UNDER SEIZURE  The Mill'Plant, and Property, in  Possession of The, Bailiff.  ' Likeva-bolt*fiom the blue the'report  spread around town on /Thursday  morning ~ that the''mill ^plant and  property had been'seized <by-a bailitl  acting for for .the debenture holders.  \\ e<i understand ' the, amount of the  debentures under which the sei/.uie  was niade is^8,000." .Vj '_  'Z Cecil Waid who has been the main  promoter "of j,he*com pany uaud-j-wfo. believe tiss managing l duector left on  Monday's boat foi Nelson for the  avowed purpose of negotiating for  sufhcieno money to pay the acciued  wages amounting to'in the 'neighboi-  hood or $10,000. "     "  On inquiry, at the offices of the  company nothing .could be learned  with legard to the matter more 'than  that* Mrf Waid was expected back  when aflairs would' be straightened  out. E. L. Kinman who has the  logging contract has issued wilts  against the company for amount due  on logs cut aud damages for breach of  contract. Matters < are somewhat  complicated owing to Mr.< Kinman  who claims to have puichased the  greatei part of the land on which the  mill stands and who has notified the  present owneis not to trespass.  ,We aie informed that tho, deeds of  the land given'.by the townsite were  delivered some months ago to the  mill company.  We trust'matters may soon be adjusted as the inconvenience to the  men, meichants, and in fact the whole  town is great.���������Eagle.  HIS JOB PAYS.  It is said that Hon. R. F. Green,  chief commissioner of lands and works  in the Mcliridc ministry, is b.iildinga  rcsidcnco'iu Victoiia which will cost  in tho neighborhood of ^8,000. Remembering the modest little grocery  in Kaslo which the genial Bob conducted beiore no bioke into piovincial  politics, old-timois in Kootenay will  feel like bonowing that popularquery  of Ontano Conservatives and ask,  "Wheie did the money come from '!"  ���������Rossland Miner.  CREAM  BAKING POWDER  helps housekeepers mote than  any other article in the  household. Its use protects  the health of the children*  GEOLOGY  Of Fish Creek and  Lardeau���������  Reports of Geological  -    .  Survey. ' i  (Coutmuod from hiai week)  i \  TUn POPLAI*. ClU'EK  1'ISTRICI*.    .  The basin of the Laideau ri\cr, below Tiout lake, is now usually icfeiied  to as Poplai cieek distiict, since the  excitement and rush into the district  this sunTmei was caused by discoveriei  about the- mouth' of Poplar cieek.  The distiict is not altogethei new to  piospcctois; some of0the most highly-  pii/ed claims, such us the Goldsmith,  weie staked ten yeais ago and abandoned,-" and some piospectois have  been at woik ever since. "When the  constiuction f,of the railway fiom  Laido to Tiout lake was decided upon,  thedistiict icceivcd lenevved attention.  The Lucky Jack, situated on .the railway line, which liiis'becn responsible  foi the-gieatcst' p.u t 'of the enthusiasm over the  was located m  'niid ah"idoncd aliei two assessments  had been done. .Another'claim, now-  well spoken of, is the Dominion at the  mouth of Cascade' cicck, the liist  cieek below Poplar,,which was located  by' the ''same   piospcctor,   the  same  vein, and is still held by him.' But  ���������>     ' _ x        j- '      i.  until  leccntly, the   Lardeau  was  ic-  giuded as,puicly a silvci-lead distiict/  Yet gold   has   been   known to occui  heio foi several  yens, but  not until  this fcummcrXlid  the public  become  agitated  over  the  fact. -In  1S0S'II.  . ������  >        . .     < . f       ������-  Rodgcis and Ileniv  Schmidt located  the jSToi th, Star' and  othei   claims on  the noith side of Rapid cieek, the first  cieek above Poiilai, about   S00   feet  ������ i ' iki t  above   the   Laideau   \alley. i It, was  located  on  account of  a showing of  galena, .but" was   soon   found- to  be  auiifeious    About 60 feet of woik has  been done on it  eveiy yeansince    In  1901 John Wmquist  located  the Spy  The Revelstoke  Football   Club has  notified the K.nnloopn   Football   Club  that the  M.utin   Challenge Cup  will  be put  up  foi   competition ut Rove  stoke on Sept. 0th. ' '  district   this   summer,  ,1000  by" Aug.,BulilaIo,  Tenders fop a License to Cut Timboi*  on Dominion Lands in tho Province of British Columbia  C3:ALnD MIN'D.CHS.iddie^ecUo tlie Timber  0 and Minos Branch, Dop.u Imont of tlio  Intcnoi, nnd nuirlcod on tlio envelope -'Tender  lot Timber Derth No WI," will bo roct'ived .it  tin-, Department until noon on Wrdnosd.ij, tlio  12tli d.iy of Octobor, l'Kll, for a litenso lo cut  timber on J3crth No 40i, comprising tlie Sfituli  linlf l!.is,t of Kner nnd 13ast half of North-H.tst  quarter of bcction d", tlio North linlf and South  West quarter of Section .11 nnd tho North Wc-I  quarter of Section M m Township 111, also tlio  South We=it ouartor of Section .,!, South Ka'.t  quarter and ������.tdl half of South West quurtor of  Section 4, ind tlio East half of South Enst  quarter of Section 9 n^ Township 20, nil in  Kiiiiro S, Woit of tlio dtli iMoridian, contaiuiiife'  an area of i'i aqunro milo-,, more or loss  Tho rc'KUlntions undor which a license will be  issued, also printed formsof tuiidoriuidonvclopu  ma> be obtained tit tin-, Department orat tlio  olliee of tho Crown Xinibor AkoiiI ut New Westminister, M C. L  Eiich tender niusl bo iaccompanied by an  accepted cheque on a cliartorod bank m favour,  of Lim l)oi)iii) of tho Miui-,tei of tho interior,  for the iiinciiiut of'tlio bonus which the applicant is propared (o puj for a licouio.  No leudor by telegraph will bo entertained  j        , pbrlkv a k];yi:s,  - r c     Secietni.v  Dopiirtmontof (lie Tntoiior.       '  i        .     Oll.iwii, August22ml, 11101. , '  il'iiiin>.liiiiKUS  Clll--l\lJ\ Koui  onh business  loi 10 jeai-.  :~ifrre^.gS^iS^-Wl^^  ^TOrJ?10Ji  WITHIN Unity days nftoi date 1 intend To  appb to Uio Honoiable Coininwsionoi ui  Lands and Woil.sfoi a special licence to cut  iiiuluui) iiwa) tlnibei fioni the following doH  cubed land-,    t.       , ' *  Coiiunc-iicluy at a po"l, planlcd on tlio vvcM  side of the noilli castmin of lhe Upper Anovv-  head LalvO, about luilC a in i lo ft on i thoslioi".  on the -.outli line of K Kotuiisoii'i pmoliiiiu  land, thence SO oliani" noilli, Uicnce 80 cliams  wcsl. thence SO chains south, I henco bU chains  cast. , ' W  Aug   2!i(l,11UI '     , ; li IMIKNItV. ���������  Glass, about 12 milcs.up Poplar eieek,  which, it is saKUassaycdi.$120 m gold,  besides higli.silvci %alue. In'1901  Jlaiquis and Gilbeit locatedtheOchie  and Oplm claims on the noith side of  Fopl.u cieek about a mile fiom the  mouth, and (510 feet above the Laideau  Valley.- LM902- Marquis located Gold  Park, adjoining these, ciainia, and on  it" last June specimens containing  visible gold, weie folind. , Thcsc.weic  exhibited in "'Kaslo - soon - aftei and  staited the nish to the distiict_which  lias   lcsulted   in    the , discoveiy ^of  nnmoion^'i iyii l"/-^!*!"5.    >i������lfIiny   ������^-  ccptidnally^nch' specimens of .native  gold. '_A.Il.lqf_the._ijiouncl. about tlie_  mouth ot I-'oplar* cieeki -has been  staked, some of it many times ovei  and .locations have been made fiom  the second ciossing below Cascade  cieek to beyond' Tendcifoot cieek. A  town is spnnging up at the mouth of  Poplai cieek  *��������� Tho"loclcs-of this lower part of the  Laideau basin aie similai to those  found in the uppei, and consist of  giccustonc and'gieen schists, slates  and phyllitcs, with a few limestone  bands and dykes of the yellow-  weathering diabase and schist foimed  by its dcfoimation. Thei gieenotbne  seems to be moief heavily developed  here than 'above, s and the diabase  dykes to be largei and more numeious.  But time did not pcimit of making a  detailed examination of the whole  distiict. Tho veins occur on a belt of  slates and dykes which ciosses the  Liudcau liver fiom the noith-vvest,  above Tendcifoot cieek. and extends  south-westwiud, ne.uly paiallel to the  rivei,acioss llapid, Poplar and Cascade ciccks. On account of the snow  the Silver Cup belt could not be followed south-east acioss the Silver Cup  mountain, but theie is little doubt  that the Poplar creek belt is its southeastern continuation. This supposition is based on the charactei of  the rooks and oies, the stiike of the  looks and the position of the belt  lolativc to other foimations. Thus  the lime-dyke seiica is seen up Lake  cieek, showing the locks to be angling  towaid the liveif In liapid creek  boulder.i of a conglomeiate similai to  that found in Tiout lake, anoid piutty  good evidence that this band is to be  found up Jtupid cieek, that is, it has  cros������cd the valley and is now away to  the south-west. The veins aie similai  in chaiacter to those of Fish nvci and  SilverCup mountain jhe.uly described,  except that at Poplar cieek aiseno-  pyrite is occasionally found. Hut the  intioduction of a new mineial at a  particulai point in a mineial belt is  no r.nc thing, In this p.nt of the  belt veins are veiy numeious. In  some places they form a net woik.  They usually confonn to two piincipal  ducctions One set nuis about 2!)0  dcgiees, that is, almost paiallel to the  foimiition, though the dipmnyvaiy,  and the second set cio~s-cuts the  loiination ninning ne.uly north and  south The cl.unis which had received  most attention up to the time of my  visit weie the Lucky Jack, Swede  gicnip (CioldMintli). (iold Paik, on  l'oplar cieek; North Star on Jtupid  eieek, the Maggie May and Handy  gioups near the railway at Tendcifoot.  (To b������ Co.ituiuod )  r^-'WG'S-COLLEGE  SCHOOL  Vpinls to ji-ueiitB who itriiliL lliflr "niis lo lim- lioiiiu nir.  .ml ,,uiifiwt������ ulillr reLLl^liuu snj rilor  INTELLEOTUALf MORAL AND PHYSICAL TRAINING.  , It Ins met with l tin irkaliM .inri'ts In  .COMPETITIVE EXAMINATIONS AND ATHLETICS,  mil It lus tin <onfl.lrni.e in.l pnlioin.-c (f mm; oflli^brst  fmilll.. 1*.opui*Sept r.tti l.^rcrtine^ (lit I onl llisliopof  sow U < 4tm[!iiti r, Die It^r IJr I'eiitrenlh Anli.'enioti ol  i'oii.ini,iA etc     REV. C. J. BRENT0IM1.A., Heart Master.  )  r������ PIJRPABU Sr   VA.NCOI vki-   I'   i  The Maslei Mechanic s Pino T.n- Soap heal0  and softens the skin,',v\hlle*pioini*tly cleansing  it of gic.ise, oil,iusl, etc linnhiablo foi mc  ch.niics, faimeis. spoilsmen l<iee sample of  receipt of 2c. foi postage Albeit ToilrtoSoap  Co, iiianufactuioi'!, 5Iontie.il. '       i   ,i    "  HENRYS NURSERIES  "?U10 Wcslminstci   Road.  00 SILK PIECES!  Extra large silk and satins for fancy  work. Lovely coloi-. sine to please, Willi-book  ot fanc.v woik and .ulistiepicmiinn, ALL foi  lj<ccnt.s,"2 lots roi Me, Jlonej icciiincd m-  slantU if not iu= ropic-cnlcd Illiistiatud MS J'  I'KKi: Vddiess EXCELLO CO., 172 Main  Street, East Orange, N. J.  Standard tamedy lor Gleet,  Gonorrhoea and Runnings'.  IN 48 HOURS. '* Cifres Kidney and Bladder Troubles.  FOR sale:  One of the  be&t  g.iiden ranches in  Soi tli  -'Ivciutrti.iy  lnaikbfc'at'hancl'.   rr  ?U Iwll  ,        /iiab-tylaoo  Thiee milking cows,  hogs, aiub200 chickens"������rorwith l.mcli.  Apply cariyr'j'V.clcircbs may be obtained  .it ollicc of the'KooiLXAY Mail  Tlie Revelstoke Navigation Co. Ltd  TIME TABLE  '' (During season of high water)  Leave Eight-Mile Landing each  TUESDAY AND FRIDAY at 6 a. m  Leave La Poute each  TUESDAY AND FRIDAY at 2 p m.'  1 1  SPECIAL TRIPS will be made between dates of lcgular sailing whenever business oiloicd vvaiiants same.  The Company lcseivc the light to  change time and days'of sailing without notice.  BACIIER,  Pin sei.  A  EORSLA^fD,    C. D.  Master.  [Succcsssor to Dr. Curry  Dentist  Gold Crown and Bridge  Work ai Speciality.  Dental Parlors over Bew's  Drug Store,  Second Annual K.\liil)itinii of the  Nelson   Agiicultui.il   and  Industrial Association  Sept. 2i  , , , , 100.000 Bulbs  To ai live soon  fiom  lloil.in'd, Kiance  and Japan.  '      c  Thousands of Fruit and  , > Ornamental- Trees !  'Rhododendrons, Roses,  Giccnhousennd Il.nily Plants  "* ' for fall pla   lving       r  "���������   Homo Grown and Imported .'"  Garden, Field and Flower Seeds  ' n always in stock lit won.1     ''  .   fertilizers:,"   -  Bee '.Hives ,-and Supplies.  Greenhouse full of Plants Cut'Floweis,   -g  FloiaMVoik.  , Cataloguefree^ or call-and ex.-niinc  - stock."  .FOR ,       ',     -     ''  FURNITURE  Oni-, is node-    /ty<ZS~&T\^.  ������������������iuiiiiutit.il te&*!*sSbm  7,,..'.'!H*....!.,0.,.".U &������&gfc������*:  ���������������������������ly       J  asLrfstf-1'  WEILER BROS.;  Tho onlr travolliiyj  oslei-nian ������c havo va  our catalogue."  Yoa  can do your shopping at,home aba  i M\ve    money,   and  ; tale your own   in  choosing.���������15C8 Ulu-  btnitions all priced  " and described���������Free  on request. <  F%^������fir VIOTORIA^ b: o'  A-   A,  fll'S.-i^l  ,-'Pp4^A  i"llV*.  ,lt I-- ^  revelstoke; b.,c:  ,   1   n ������.' Wj'  J. "* ji' i^nk  "-   -_^    ' ,     ABRAHAMSON    BROS.,   PROPRIETORS.  Newly liuilt.^    Fiist-class in every respect.    All modern coiiveniericee.  u tP - -^        Large Sample Rooms.       x        ."A't'Ati  ���������   " Rates Sl.bo ner Day. ' Special Weekly Rates. - ,j"^l'.''..("' U^fiuftS  Queen's Hotel, Trout Lake, under same management.; j^-'-  -1"> V- ijfe^'l  h.'Pri~aS^^y  ,r���������  ' ?tj "f'f.  A ,f������m  iWitjAtif  -&#&><$?.  ORIENTAL HOTEi  h the choicest the marl<  ines,  ^uors/& Gigkrs?fW^K^  Monthly rate.  '!^?;^M������������|  .i   "   a'blyfurnished with the choicest the market^  x^vlaffords.    BestWi  .    "'    Kates $i a day.  -^ ���������-*-"-*- ,     . i 3_;   Kin*.'*. ^U^r ��������� x^zY.-~i.���������������"������A!t?&  ���������M.,J.-HENRY;  ���������    Vancouver, K  O.',  Pi  'iri&teS&i  L������r,-*l4'w5S^  - "WVHAMILTONt Proprietor.L.^,. ..VlVJ..->,:w���������9���������aw!i  # ,     ^    P' \ '     A������ " '   ���������    }    %- A^zZ^tiff^i^&i  nKADQKVliTEKS FOIV, ���������,.     *  ; \ ;" Bread;&'  *  ���������, V''-Cakes';   ���������", \*  ������  ���������       - -OF  ALL-KINDS  ���������n Full, supply of. fresfi ;'  --groceries i just. vJ  * -^.-,. - opening ',up * Z, - ���������  Piompt attention given to airouleisf  "Rogers Bros."  Knives, Forks,  Spoons, etc.  E>i.s carefully examined and  pioperly fitted to the best grade  Kepnlrine. V_^X .       v^_^  This sliortli.ind is totu'.li dillaraiit In il  oilier^ Honlj t.iKes wool- to Irani, mste ul  of months oi sour-, [tcmi be iuiiiI like print  At the rnurtlilo--nii von write Iflwonls and at  tlio Kith losson KX) vvoids a iniiiiihi Tlio first  (lino los-iins oniihlus jou In iii.iKi' |iri\ati<  notos, and the (lih lesson hring-}<>ii to uirius-  IKiiidniK stsle, tin- 20th and llniil, lesson to ie  IKirllnK II tul,es lull tvvo hours In loam Ilu;  lliit lesson, and a <.|ii>ciinon mav ii("=i'nn at the  Kooleiiii) Mail <iu apiilic.ilion lo tho man mi'r,  Mr IIiikuoii Lossoiis h> iniiil are (|inlo o.isx.  \\o Kiuir inli'u succiiss Oin MimmiHl iinpils  are ll'/i, and tlio oldest 8'J. Tj pi writ mi? IiiiikIiI  111 mail Wo fnrw-nid 5011 lesson shoots lo teai-li  von lliucnrierl Iiiikoiiiik���������nil lh'' Humors # All  uio laiiirht mi tin' blind limcli s\>iom VV rile,  uajiiiKtlio iiiiulilno fun havo or if nu urn In  sii[i|)lv sou wilh 11 Now or Hranml hand one  Wo do not lnrooiit niiicliino-  TI3KMS ���������I'or ihortli.iiul S-IO lo completion,  pnvablo bv instalmonts. T> pcwiilliu,' Ml) lo  complot ion, lint ri.n incut 111 adviiuce Addr.'is  llioSucrolar> Studio (ovoi Imporiiil Hank),  Victiiii.i     I"   O. llox 170  ,neen?s  f    ^OMAPLIX  ', OHIBF^YOUNG, .*-     '- -' ^"J^Pr6pri^^;"^>^5^|  a    > , -.          \ ,..    ,      ��������� - \vP^kA^ r������::A^%k^AMT<rh\  "Best brands^ofWincs, Liquoreand Cigars:,*;; ^   ��������� ��������� *��������� " '���������---' i~s*~*>-1  , " Travellers to  at this IHfotel.  The  het,t Dollar a Day House  in the town. ,  'DAVE ORR, Proprietor.- f  Best Brands" of Wines,-Spirits7,'  >     and Cigars.* ���������   >, *'   :--"  i3E,iisrs  . n -,7 -'  PERFECTION  "GOCOA-  It is absolutely pure  COWAN'S CHOCOLATE CAKE ICINGS;;  CREAM BARS ETC. ARE VERY CHOICEST; QUALTTfc  The COWAN CO., Limitedri������rpnto>  =������&<  -A;������i^'  Who knows anything/about  All Buyers, Sellers and Users of j  ������a      Impervious' '  o Sheathing-Paper  Aie mteiested in this question.    , '^-  BASHSriGBR';  Will eveiy leader of thih enquiry  " Who knows anything ahout  Please diop a line on the subject tof  The E. B. Eddy Compa  HULL,       -       CANADA:  -" .Jv*^V'^  ,_������rfs ��������������� . ^cuSfS&K  vr xVU,  ?������  NEW BUILDINGS, FINE GROUNDS  BIG PREWilUM LIST  NOVEL OPEN AIR ATTRACTIONS  Write for I'ii/o List:  J, E. Annable, Sec, Nelson, B. C.  THE QUALITY OF YOUR TEA  Is sure to please both your family and your guests if \  you serve only BLUE RIBBON TEA���������the one best.-  Most-  people prefer the red label.  -V  ������������������-!���������'    .  11* iL.t'iItZ*** ���������J*'" l*tMP*"*  "*-,.*       V"-1"  i^1*1"   M  ������k>j-r .^^ y ������"\ig&rv"js*"'' %  I. '., I  a  ,,    I    I  THE KOOTENAY MAIL  '.If yau think you   would like  'to start a i  TAKING ' PHOTOGRAPHS  just call'and see the,,variety of  KODAKS  ' '    '*>     AND   ; ���������  '    .  -'.-.   -  'AT THE  CANADA DRUG &  ��������� BOOK CO..'  They'keep  all'1 the, necessary  supplies and, chemicals.  Caii, or send ' a post card for  '*     ���������  Catalogue.  b   'A  I'- *;  F  Local,and General.  /  The Fall Assi/es open here  on Oct  ,'lOtli'.   ,  ���������      -  "���������     '    ^_. -'������������������������<���������'���������  ��������� 'Earl' Urey(,lia*���������'hcen t  appointed  " governorjgcneral of Canada  5^i  The C.T. K. call foi t- nder  foi.con-  I ho line  ->X *  1'.   ~  Nl--  e>  (���������"���������f*  '���������/"  ,'���������    "������',*   J I  - ~e >I  if"'   striiction of new deviafiOn of  *' '"   aUPalliser.        - ,      '-,       (.  ---. . ;;C  B.'Seissons of Barrio,  Out.,   has  .been appointed-'high   school   teacher  - .   andi "will ..comnieno, his duties about  the" loth-inst.  Chief Bain" .took   tlie  counterfeiter  ', -     to'Nelsoii and returned   on  Tuesday.  1 *,   We understand   that application   has  been 'made for a speedy fci nil  "  '-Maddison, the bar'tender  of  C.im-  .  borne,, who   is   in   jail charged with  burglary   has been  granted   a speedy  triah before Judge For in.     He will be  ' -1  tried here on the 8th" inst. * ',  .'Triere   is "ii ^ good, deal of sickness  - '' prevalent jusfnovv, and ^aii epidemic  _"\ of typhoid at Arrowhead has filled our  * .hospital tofsucli' an extent that Sob  1 .kirk" hallChad ,tof.be"' engaged tern  ���������"'.^porarily. /   '  '  "      'r  . .' "������\V. ^M. <Blown,* president' pf the  ' -''Eevelstoke .and McCullough f Creek  , f'XHydraulic -Company, has returned  ���������; ' ^ffom the'e-isf where he jnofc- seme oC  "V ftriiti principal shareholders. Mr. Brown  '"*' "has" been' invested-with   full'control  ' ' ., over_its aff^rs.-.X ..���������-   '. ' .   ~;J). M.McFarlane '-has gone to Ar-  ' rowhead where he has taken a con ti act  ^ .to take put a laig'c quantity of logs  for the "Arrowhead Lmnbei Co. JJe  has'a gang of -JO men, and. as he is an  experienced man in the business, his  output will be a Luge one.  '  General Manager Hays, with other  chief officials oi" the G.' T. P. Jly.,  passed through here by special tiain  last Sunday evening on their way to  the coast. Their business is in connection with the transcontinental  railway, chiefly that of choosing a  suitable terminus.  ���������Messrs. Upper, Morrison, Barber  "and Temple celebrated the opening  of the season by duck shooting at  Salmon Arm, and* succeeded in  bagging a generous share of the game,  consequently they came home pleased  with themselves and the 0world at  largef  The Board of Trade has again taken  up the matter of a letter box at W.  Bews's drug store on McKenzie Ave.  ��������� Mr. Bevvs has kindly offered to clear  the*t>05"iwiceji day and deliver the  mail at the post ailice. , but the postal  department wish, litni to enter into  an agreement to do ibis extending  over several year*  Messrs. Macdon���������ld & Moi-teith have  dissolved partnership and .sold    their  striuk '*f giooonos'to liourne Bros, Mi.  Montoilh joining that limi.^ Mr  M.icdoimld will continue in lhe old  st.iud and di'Vute his whnlc nt trillion  to im* ���������'- fiuni-hing-, including tl,<>  Kit Reform clothing fur which he h,i-  thi^agciicj for this p.nl of the, iiuj-  vinco.  At the county eouit Nelson, hefou'  Judge Koi'in, .lames Taylor of Revelstoke w.is sentenced to thiee months  foi* uttering base' coin, the sentence  being made light on account of the  good character given .iceusi d by the  police and the fact the coin vyns not  passed. Prisoner said he made the  coin to' bent n gambling machine  which had Den ten him.  ,  G. k. McCailoi bus been 'up, oin led  .-eciotiii'y-treaMirer of tho jReyolttokc  nnd, McCullough Creek Hydraulic  company in place 'of' ,1. lb Sibbnld  resigned. The company ������i'e making a  t'hiid and final cull of 20 cents ii <.hiuv  with a view to prosecuting vv, rk vigorously, ne.\l spring. Anolln"' J,'11"11  will'be added and tlio f".'���������"1*1 '" "w  being got londv '"<"' wsi season's hper-  ations.  The increasing business of lhe  Queen's llolel ri'iideicd it neoe'ssiiry  to niiike fuitlior'accommodation f"t  their guests, and 'tlie new "addition  bus justX-eeii completed and open' for  business. ' The Queen's is nbvv on'o of  the best iippninted hostli'i'ies in thi-"  distiictf aiid Messis. Robinson and  Reighloy ni'o In bo 'c.'ngintul.itcil on  I hei i public spiiil in pioviiling-fui'the  w,iui������'<>f ihe Ir ivcllinir public.    ^  /  The liohonii.in conceit en ei't-rin-  incnt on Wednesday night 'U.is f.iiil.v  well, atlendi'd though the ' nunibci  piesent, was siiinllci than e.\pected.  The singing was exceptionally good  although llcrbcit Taylor l.ilmicd  under the dilliculty of sniveling from  tonsilitis, nnd. bad-been conlined to  ed the two pievious days.- Notwithstanding this his" voice-had , g eat  power and comparand, the audience  vvciov'not slow-in showing their appreciation of his efforts. ��������� ,  The'vitiious committees on sports  and other attiaclions for Labor day,  Monday*and -Tuesday next, have by  united action succeeded in making up  a programnio which wilhlill the bill to  perfection. It is expected that the  inllux of, visitois .will be large,1 and  'propitiations have'bceii made for accommodating all and sundiy .The  at'ructions as auno'uncedVin' posters  and hand bills, are a sufficient' guar-  tnt6cth.it no one irJio visits "us on  these days will go away disappointed.  .R. Tapping is here making a-wry  successful itour thiongh East, ifnni-.  inay iiAhc interest of the Oicgon  IS'urscry Co. lie contemplates purchasing a town lot in Windermere  and electing a hou=e to icsidc in during the summer with his wife and  family, be being greatly impressed  with Winderineie as a , place for  health, beauty and progress. Mr.  Tapping hails from Itevelstokc and  says he is making great sales of first-  class, guaianteed fiuit trees, at right  ptices. Place your order with hi:n.  lie carries the best of references.���������  Wilmcr Outlook.  TERR1BLEWRECK  ' i     on   Grand  Head-on  Now on tb.3 market, choice residential property on ,,7tii Street,  Blocks 51 and 54 surveyed into  lots, 50 x 100 feet,   .  and upwards, on easy terms.  Wc have "decided to present $16.00 worth of Fruit Trees  10 each, acre of land sold in the, fruit gardens near McKenzie  Avenue.     LOW, PRICK'S   AND   EASY.JERMS."    ;  Collision  Trunk'.  Slier brook, Que., Aug. Ul.���������Blovcn  peisons killed and lifty-seven injuroiV,  sonic'of them fatally,' is the brief  summary of a disastrous accident  which 'occurred this" morning a mile  east of .Richmond, mi the Grand  Trunk Railway. ;  It'WitS'ii head-on collision between  a special passenger train from Montreal, en route to tho Sherbrooko Fair,  and No, .r) local passenger train from  Island Pond for Montreal,. The tiains  met on 11 curve, and nt 11 high rule of  speed. ' < 1'  Tho number, of do.ilhs is not less  thai/' cloven,, and Air., .1. K.  1'lnnchet.t, Jl. 1'. I'., of fit.- Uyiiointlio,  who was elected to (ill tbe vneiinoy  caused by the'rctiieincnt of 'lion. M.  15. Uernior,' now it uiioiuboi' of "  Riiilwny   Commission,   is 'iiinong  of   orders  the  the  ������  your  REVELSTOKE INSURANCE AGENCY  LIMITED x���������'.;���������.".  .^ Agents.  llo-pit.il   Guild.an'   tiking  the  and  it's  going  to   be  all "light"  Spend twenty-live collision   the  of Sept. mid have a good time'  leid  loo.  Kith  Brow 11 wants to add you to his list  The onlv stoic in town  'of customers,  devoted solely  b.icco users.  Must leccived,  -,0,1 ps 11 nd   toilet  to   the  in Iciest  of  to-  Business Locals.  OtMJ  That we are competent  . in the art ><->���������" dispensing.  We have l^iis confidence.  We assist1-him by carrying in stof 1< all the litest  dru,f s aiid chemicals;  by carefully preparing  and compounding hi.s  prescriptions ; by delivering promptly all  prescriptions left in our  care  For t'"'**'* reii-nii- inir prc-cripLidii  Irnde li.i-Kniwn njiifll>. For tho-o  re,i*f;i,~ v",o re-pectfnll> ii-,t- forjfinr  ;i.itnVI1*1���������e      ^''fivf Ut tlio next pro-  I-crii't,on' urti-ll jounloctor to li-avc  ������>'-T/>e Red Cross  R53D CROSS  D^tUG STORE  A C. A. Adams, Manager.  -  High School Cooks  at  Bows' Duig  Stoie._   r_  Photo gallery: and living   rooms to  rent over the Kootiixav  Mail ollice.  ���������fR. Tapping.  ' Call and get  a' whisk, only 10c, at  the Red Cioss Drug &, Book Store.  Cheque signed by Kfaniloops Lumber  Co. on Rank of Mbntical, Vernon, So.  107. dated Aug. 17. payable to W.  Cole $57.90, and property ot J. Fr.iser,  has been lost.  Souvenirs at Canada Drug it Book  Co'a.  Wanted, at Comaphv, a second  cln?= female teacher. Apply to George  Blainey, secret >ry to trustee-  iM-hingTackle nt Hew-'' Drugstore  Truenian'- >tudm now open ami will  remain .-o.  See our new purees and chatol.iine-  ���������Rerl Criw- Drug and Book Stoic.  For "-.rle, within lhe city limit-, T)\  nei'i- of land, all clcued up, with good  dwelling hoii-e on it. Apply Co \,  l.fifoi'ini' (  Two (li'-pen-ci-i (gi-arliiate-1) to <1h-  pen-c youi jirc-cnption-' at I!ew->'  Ding Sloic.  Wi: vvii.i. iaki: voiik .mi.asi"i:i.  foi a good cigar, lit gun ran ted ���������  I'i own 'n Cig.11 Stfnc  Sponge", Tooth I'.nisho", If.iir  [Siii-lit���������, 11 beautiful lot to pick from,  nt CiiiiikI.i Drug Stoic  At Wall Chung's 'Iroceiy nnd  licM.imant will he found all kinds of  fiiiita fiom V.iiicoiivci nt Ihe lowest  juices     .liijiiin goods .1 specialty  All kinds of school bonks and-<clioiil  supplier .'it the Red Cros" Drug nnd  Book Store.  We vvill fill your pir-joription'' with  the best   of dings  and   acctiralfly nt  the Canada Drug rstoro on the corner.  .\ic? line of hair brushes for 50c. 111,  the Kcd'Cross Drug nnd'Bppk Store,  The latest fad ! What is ? To do  the greatest amount of good in the  most   enjoyable   way.     The   Ladies  1  new   line of  toilet  ariiclos  nt  the  Bed  Cro-A Drug and Book Stoic.  t 1 * ���������������������������   Social & Personal.  Vv. E. Dodd has leturncd from a  month's vacation at BanfV.  Mis. W.;Ni."Lawicnee returned on  Sunday ' from* an extended visit to  friends in Winnipeg. ' ���������'   ,  The photo we publislnd last'week  ot the'ladies comprising the Revelstoke Ladies Hockey Team has been a  fertile subject of comment at outside  points, and lleveUtoke ,ij being congratulated on its ^handsome young  ladies.   .   - - f -        -  'The J.adic5"TIospital Guild propose  civinc ii <3f-i'ip--,ol'jLiini>i'v������' <*,*to*t'v*1*-  ments each month during the winter  with the object of-'providing soei.il  amusciucnt and ������t the same time  lai.ingfunds to erectvei.indahaaiouud  the hospital building. The ch.nge for  admission will be 25 cents.1  Rev. C. H. SI. Sutherland and Sir".  Sutherland entertained the choir of  the Methodist church on Thursday  evening, The evening vvas spent  delightfully in, music both voPil.ind  instrumental The choir member?,  are gifted, with quite a talent (for  instrumental music, a fair si/cd  orchestra being present. An interesting feature of the evening's entertainment vv.is the reading of a love story,  the names of the persons and places  being the names oi songs, the first few-  bars of which were played, and the  audience having to write the name of  the song. STr. Allum, who is one of  the popular b.iss singers of the choir,  won the prize which wa.< a ~or.g,  while the booby prize went to Arthur  LefeaiiY. Refreshment? were =erved  and the gathering ended with the  singing of the National Anthem.  .GRIP AND PASSWORD.  TACLE-i.  Mr Paison5*, Provincial firs ml I'ic-  .-iden t of t'he Ordc of Eagles, organised  an aerie at   rCainlnop- In-t night, nml  AT BEATON,  Hotels   and_ Other   .Valuable  Property Consumed.0  . From our own Cnrrospoiulont. f -  .tj,M. Beaton, who > is visiting- his  brother at Str.ithcona, is expected  back in a few clays. t  Messis. A". Crawford & ,Co. are to  commence logging Sept. 1st on Thomson creek/so we evpect a fairly good  winter at Beaton.^    ", '  ' VV. Cowan, of 1 Revelstoke, is here  today.\ lie is're'-poving the telephone  ofljce to the store where it, can ,be  better attended sto than in the hotel.  , Messrs.;j?urr.and Bush aie'starting  11 ,?ogging"camp .about li.il/ 'a mile east  of here.. They intend to clean out  Salmon creek and run their logs down  it to the lake.   .������     1  The bush fires which threatened to  wipe out this town, have mostly died  out. The powder which was put������out  on" "a~ sco"\v ���������" thclake has becnTe-  phiccd in the ni.iga/.incs.  ^ ^        '  The hotel business here changed  lninds. Slessrs. AndoisJii and Full  mer sold out their inloiest in the  Prospcctot's Exchange to Mr. Win.  Boyd of Camborne, \\ ho is now in  charge and doing a fair business. '    ,  The dredge is expected here Sept.  1st to .commence deepening the  channel. This, if successful, will be  ,-i gie.it boon to Beaton, cutting off ������  mile haul through the mud for about  seven months in the year.  The men who worked on the  Beatrice rawhide traiL are complain  ing loudly, that though .it is over  two months since the trail was completed, they are still unpaid. As  some of them want to leave the district it is too bad to keep them hanging round months waiting for a settlement.  TATPB.  Since   writing   the   above   Jleaton  has been visited by the most disastrous  fire   that   ever   took   place   in    the  Lardeau district.     Abont   10.SO a. in  thereof   of the   cook   house   of the  1 Prospector's Exchange Flotel took lire  ! from   the stove  pipe,  and   in   n few  I seconds the space   between   tho   roof  ; and Ihe C'iling  was n m.i-������ of   l! Hue.,  I which   sprmil    r.ipnlly   I'Oiwetn   ilic  I ceiling anil roof of the mnin   building,  Hemic efforts were  in ide  to put,  out  niiiubor.       ,     1  A   misinterpretation  stated to havo been tho cause of   the  accident. <���������.  r<*0f those injured, several arc U-liovod  to bo fatally hurl'.  '  The following'is 11 list of the dead :  v Fred Bovvi'ing, South "Durham. F.  IT. JIackett, ionic ngent', Ciiinidiiin  lit press company, Slontienl. is Unknown mail from Beloit. W. 'V.  Mountain,' Montieiil. Boy named  Dubord. Kppreino Cnudettp, Sr. Theo  "dore. .J. B.,Blnnehet, M. I'., .Charles  Asimaid, .St. Jlyacintne. A. Theo.  Richiird, 'LiigitixQuo.'^      , '    '  Sports!  Mot?  Why, all the follows aie gelling bhol, powder'and cartridges  nl Lavviene'cs. Look out for the 1st of Septcnibor. IJrowning s  Automatic Shot Guns, the latest and most' up-io-dalo gun on        (  tho mmkot.   Single and Doublo-lJarielled Shot Onus, .I0-.J0    ���������  Winchester, IWW Savngo, HOIi British Riiles.    Largest Stock of    '  M Riiles ever in Revelstoke. Watch for our Sporting Window.  f        W. M. LAWRENCE,  Hardware.^  And wo tiro ready, for the trade.    lOvorything in connection with,  this house is (irst'class.      Our selection of Woollens is Iho.besl.  Wo cut every garment with n.peil'ccl, stylo and fit, nnd the work-  nfmiship gives it ir bountiful finish, n joy'to'tlio ciialomcr. ,   ,  on  the 5th.    fie intenrW to vi->it the  Revelstoke ii^rio on his leturn to Vnn-  COIlVf'l'  I'rom r.nr nwi r.,rri'^i������,iiiil.,nt  The new Pn^byti ri.in cliureh at  ArrowhiMd wiil ho opened rm the 11th  of Sopt. The Rev. f)i Ileidninu,  Supt ol' IfoniP SIi*"-ious for P> (' and  Albi'itn, will conduct   the   dedication  SI'IV !<���������('���������..  At the mooting of the Prcsbyteiy of  f\nmIoop������ nt I'enohliind iii) Aug  'M)t]\  the Rev. W   .1.   lolinuon   lo-igned   the  [i,isto!������hip of \nowlie.ifl  congieg.icion  on noeoimt of ill health  will organise anothoi neiio at Mindun j the fire at the -tart, but on in**   io tin  shortage of waf.-r and the dillifiihy of  reaching die lire, it was ������ooii fomd  that the hotel iv.iJ <looiuu.l, ai-d in  less thiin live ininiitis the s.ilficm w,i<  on fire, And the befit become ������n in  tons'* lb-it nri one could no neir it  The Hume* rapidly .-proud up the  stioet, vv iping out the harm.-- -hop,  blacksmith shop, Crawford'- n -Mdeuco,  Wn.. .folm-oir-i residence, CirryV  ollice and the A������J.i? ofliee On the  north side of die "arret '��������� be f'roncrr  Hotel al.d Brnutl'r.r.1 <t (,'o 11 v f-i >  stable wore (lesiro)cl fly blowing  up the i .iisiy oMiee W. A. yrnitt'n  residence was saved, Buekrt briif.'idrs  by hard work ������.iv(d Crawford'-, Iivery  stable, .md tfie store All the private  reside noes on the other street* were  savoil. The loss is .ib'jiit .'���������|210fif), on  which there may be $.'i,fKI0 iri-iiranee  Most of the buildings destroyed werr-  uninsured. Tbe losses are ,ibruit ,m  follows  Prospector's Exchange, % 1,000; Fur  nitiire and (ixtnro", 1,000' Pioneer Ifo-  tol.TOO; liraritford A f,'n s Jive ry, ISOf);  Harness shop, 200. I'lneksuntli shrip,  stock- and tools, 1200, A Ciavvford's  lesidcnco, 1200; VV. Johnson's residence, 1200 Carry's office, .''00; A.ssny  office, .'{00  E<'ery one in the vicinity worked  hard and saved nil they could. Most  of tho furniture of ihe private resi-l  flencc: wns saved.'"' We. expect most  of the owners will biiikb , ngain. If  there lind been a high wind during  the (ire but few housos in the village  could have been saved.  Augf 30th,  THE TAILOR  NHXfT TAYLOR"BLOCIC.  YOUII.IN'SW'CNOX  PROM   l{i"li   (!(iUirI'i':soIn   fl-i.ll   mi'l  r ���������Itiinni'Uo-.iKiis lo, Diiinly.Olmiiilioi  l']IIi;ct-,-i)iii Stock ami I'noo-. slioulil  incut Uio  niosl uxiictniK  loriuiroiiionts.  0WS081-  FuimiIuipo Dealers   Picture Framing  ,    Undortakeps & Embalmors.  '*��������� i.ackosri:.  /The locnl'lacrosse team^ have "succeeded in making arrangements with'  Vancouver for a match" here on Moir-  dny next. This match promises to be  of exceptional intciost to all,lovers of  the game. The following vvill represent the local club: Dunn, goal;  Hyatt,' point; Itennie, cover point;  Ritchie, first-defence; Edwards, second  defence;' Knight, third defence; Mc-  Cullough, con tie; Clark, third', home;  Saunders,'second homo: Barber, third  home; Latham,,outside., home; 'Watson, inside home. ,    " <*,   '  (   ��������� CHURCHES.  MmiODIST.  K Sunday,'Sept. dth, Morning : i'A*  Hero in the Blues." Evening: "One  of the most important factors of the  Labor Pioblcm'.".- .    *  ��������� ��������� _���������i'jir.oiiYa'iniiAN-, - -  - Rev. Mr. Myers, of Field,  and  Rev.  Ml*. ' Johnson,    of i A rmwliend*, -    were  guests at the Manse on their leturn  from ''the niceting of the Kamloops  Presbytery at Pcachlaud on the  29th.  St. Andrew's Sunday school are  holding their annual ' picnic ( this  afternoon on the old recreation  grounds.  Rev. Dr. Ileidman will preach in  St. Andrews chinch on the morning  of Sunday the llth inst. 'lie will  meet with the childicn of the Sab-  ���������bath school at 2.30 of that day.  Subjects for Sunday, Sept. '1th,  Moining: "The Everlasting Arms."  Evening :    "After Death "  Moscrop Bros.  Sanitary Plumbing, Hoi  Water & Steam Heating.  Pipe Valve Fittings,  Electric. Lamps, Door Bells and  Annunciators,  Electric Fixtures M Put In.  SPYGLASS MINE.  Purchase of Rich Poplar Creek  Property Is Completed.  Nelson, Aug. 27. ��������� The Spyglass  mine was puichascd outiight today by  the paitics who had it bonded, and it  will be ttiinsfcii'cd to the Spyglass  Mining and Development Co., Lid.  Last fNbvembcr the Spyglass mine,  which is situated near the head of  Poplar creek, and about 21 miles from  the uran of Topl.u, was bonded from  the original owner, John A. Winquist,  by R. (f. McLcod. The price named  in the bond vvas 1115,000, and 10 per  cent of this was paid in cash; the  bnl.nice was lo be puid within n year.  In consideration of the balance  being paid now, Mi. Wiii'iuht, who  wants to go buck to his old homo in  Michigan, from which ho litis boon  .iliiont II yeais, niiide a loductioii in  the price and accepted oa-li, which  w.i- paid lo him loilny.  The company Hint w.is funiiod to  takeover the bond bus liml men on  the property nil siiiniiioi, nnd there is  now a good showing in (lie wny of do-  v.lopment work. No. 2 tunnel is in  150 feet and the ore shoot, which wns  -truck at I I'I feet, still holds out.  Tlio vein is fiom thiee lo thiee nnd  one-half fret wide and the pnysticak  from tiigbl inches to I (J niche,. The  ok; i������ dry, the v.ilues being in silvei  Cii.iti''e; nnd grey coppoi, It is high  grade, flic lowest .issny going 2-11  ounces and i Arming up to over .'1,000.  VIr. Afcl.ood claims that lhe me will  .iveriigc '.'Ml ounces silvei.  .Vow th.it tho title i.s veiled in the  company, bunk houses will be built so  (lint work can ho continued all winter,  ft is not likely th.it, n w.igon road enn  be built this yen, but ote will bu rnvv-  Inded down the tuiil this winter.  FASHIONABLE   TAILOR.  GOOD   WORKMANSHIP  PERFECT   FIT      \  '    ���������' UNION   MADE  i' - -, -  McKENZIE AVENUE  Next  K.' HOWSON-& Co.  PACIFIC   RAILWAY  COMPANY.      v   .  Ql'VlCli  Ol-* THE SUI.MSIUNTISNDENT  ltKVJSL&TOKIS.  mENDEKS will be received up to  JL September bltb for the clearing ol  grade, and construction of a tunnel, in  connection with main line change east  of Pallisor as des-ctibed in plans and  specifications to be seen at the ollice of  icsidenl engineer, ltevelstoke.  The   lowest   or   any   tender   not  necessarily accepted.  '    T.  IvILPATRtOIC,  Superintendent.  WAH   CHUNG,  GenerarStore and t  Restaurant Keeper  A Piiinc Stock of Groceries, Fruit,  Vegetables.  MEALS AT ALL HOURS.  Try our Iced Sodas, Tec Cream, Strawberries- and Cte.im.    Can't be  bonten in the City.  FRONT  ST., REVELSTOKE.  F.  llnviiiL' been appointed agent for  Hovels-toko foi TIIK  Pacific Coal Company, of Banff  is now in n position to supply  Chas. Sam Woe  WASHING, LAUNDRY  LABOR CONTRACTOR  FRONT STREET  (Opposite Joss House,- Gold Hill Hotel  Building.   ,  Trademarks  and Copyrights  obtained in nil countries.     '  PATENTS  * obtained in nil co  ROWLAND BRITTAIN,  r  Registered Patent Attorney  Jlcclinnic.il Attorney anil KiiBincor.  Room:*, J<*iuilielci;Hlouk, Ciiiinwllost., ncnrP.O  VANCOUVER,   B    C.  A poitcnid -vvill sccinu nn ovcumgappoint  nicnt for tliose who oiuuiot cnll duiinK thoilny  WANTED  WANTHIJ-Reliiible MIAN in every  town in Canada to take order's  for tiiiloi'-m.ide clothe-; ; permanent  employment, guild cominisbion ; experience unnecessary.���������O. L. J3ouvier,  Custom Tailor, Ul Lombard Street,  Toionlo, Out.  SeeoncPStreet, Revelstoke  Movcrnl inoi o typhoid fever p-itients  wore locoived from Anowliead last  night.  If. N. Coiirsicr, agent for the Anglo-  American, Equity and London Insurance Oompaiiios, informs its the  losses of bis companies in the Beaton  tiro ai'O small....  At the following prices:  Lump Coal $10.50 per ton  Egg-        "   $10.50   "     "  Stove     "   $10.50   "     "  Nut        "     $9.00   "     "  .\s this coal is smokeless and particularly clean, and is moieellicicnt  than any of the soft coils on the  market, it will be found f.ivoi.ible fuel  for all domestic purpose-., including  furnace^, stoves and kitchen langcs.  I'Vji tho"-e icquiriiig stemu coal the  pea and buckwheat sizes will be found  satisfactory'and ec nioniical. Prices  vvill be quoted on these small sizes on  application.  F. McCARTY, Coal Merchant,  Revelstoke, 13. C.  REVELSTOKE  Labour Day  Second An mini Celebrations.  Sept.  5 p.nd  6.  ������800 in "Prizes.  PROGRAMME TXCLUDES .  Labour J).ty P.nade  Lnciosse Match, (Nelson vs Revelstoke  Firemen's Races  .Rifle fcihoot  Gun Club Shoot  Football Match  Tug of War  General Athletic Sports  Jlorsc Knees  Entertainment by Dramatic Club  first evening  Fireworks Display,second evening  Fare and One Third on Railways.  II. A. Brown, Pres.        H. Floyd, Sec,

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