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 ,*v  \  -*x  :'.tv  U,  IP&i.lu^t.vQ  ���������At) 6  WW  [A, B.  >4\  'ASbAA  sywAA^;^ .'  -. - r  {</  /J' - V  *=^/a-S^  li  Vol.   XVII.  GREENWOOD, B. C, THTTESDAY. AUGUST 11,-1910.  tto.  '->U-\'#''4  - ;;?^ ������  -���������v ' stm  -  v.it.iAi.  gB-tea*'f*-M^^  AND OTHER  GREENWOOD,    B.   C.  ��������� -  B'*m*-i*'aaflaEa^^  ' . The Windsor-Hotel js one'of the best furnished  -hotels in the West.    It is located in the heart of  Greenwood and,within easy reach of all "the financial and commercial institutions of the Copper  "Metropolis.    Heated with" steam and life by electricity.    Commodious sample rooms..   The bar is  replete with "all modern beverages, and the Cafe  , '.   *uever closes.   Rooms reserved by telegraph.-  The -Windsor fiotel Co.   .'  E. J. Cartier, Manager  limmtm^m^sssiw^^ZBmdBstrsimmm-'Si^  Until you size up our Stock and Prices.   '  We carry a BIG LINE of. ALL KINDS.  GREENWOOD,  OPPOSITE  THE   POST   OFFICE.  B. O.  PHONE   27.  M'S",-3*iJ*--***i^  rr**  :.���������[���������;:/''   ���������    phoenix,'b,.ota.   ���������'."-'���������  . Is opposite the Great Northern depot and is a delightful  haven for the weary traveler. Great veins.of hot water  run through the entire house, and bathrooms are always at the eervipe _pf those .in search of material  cleanliness. The dining room is an enemy to dyspepsia,  while the aitistic appointment of the liquid refreshment  makes the drinks go down like eating fruit in a flower  garden,' The sample rooms are the largest in the mountains and a pleasure to drummers  with big trunks.   *  JAS. MARSHALL        -������      -       PROPRIETOR  TEMPERANCE ; . . ��������� ,;  is all right if shorn of hiimbuggery.  Too much wat^r drinking is just  1   as injurious as too much liquor or  anything else.  OUR PURE WINES.  AND LIQUORS  are medicinal if not abused. Every  household should have a moderate  supply of pure wines or liquors in  the closet for emergency���������either  unexpected visitors or sudden ill���������  ncS^ when a drop of pure liquor  in tittle may forestall all necessity  Tor drugs.  ���������grwitwod Liquor fawm, Importers, Greeriwoofl, 0. & |  999999&QQ*99Q99&a������������������������e������6rQ?,9Q&9Q&090QamoeQ9&SQtt������������#  mii^mmmmsimis^vmmmaiia^ss^smm  PARLE   FRANCAIS.  GREENWOOD,   B. C.  The Really Best House in the Boundary,  Recently Remodeled and Strictly Up-to-  Date.     Restaurant in Connection.  ROY & BOYER  PROPRIETORS.  naa-yr-t-a-B^  ft . Regular monthly meetings of  ���������*r\f Greonwood lodge No'. 28, A. 1*.  /^r* & A. M., are held on the first  Thursday in each month in I-Va-  ternlty hall, Wood block, Government  fltreet, Greenwood, Visiting briitliioi  are cordially invited to attend.   .  JAS, S. I-I11N1H. Soorotary,  W.F.M.f.  Greenwood Minors  Union, No. 22, ���������W.  M., rnents every  Saturday evening in Union Hall, Copper street, Greenwood, at 7:30.   .  Also in hall at  Mother Lodo mine  Friday evenings at 7:130,  LESTER MACKENZIE, Secty.  Whenever we find a man who  enjoys a wide popularity wo may  bo assured, however bail his repu  tation may be, that he has. some  good qualities in an eminent degree.���������Lord W. North.  i  We havej'ust received a large aud  well assorted line of  TRUKK5MG5*"^p  1*^8  3>"  co  18  'J  ?  Prices to suit the customer and  goods to suit the price.  The best is the cheapest and  the cheapest* the best for- the  money.  SEE  THCE!  LINE.  You will save money by seeing  The Furniture & Stove Man.  PHONE 16.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ,   'Athletic Tournament.  Considerable  interest   is   being  manifested over the outcome of the  athletic tournament to be held in  .the Phoenix skating rink  on  Sunday,  AuguFt 13th.   The tourney  will consist- of horse racing, boxing  exhibitions, and a five-mile marathon, between Angus McGillivray,  who has earned quite a reputation  in,the'Boundary,as a runner, and  Joo Madore, of Montreal fame, for  a purse of.-$150.    Boxing exhibitions will then be in order, when  Jack Scholes,  the ex-light-weight  champion  of  Canada, Bob Prilch-  ard,   middle-weight   champion   of  Wales, and Jack Collins, England's  invincible middle-weight, will fight  for honors.    An  interesting   preliminary will be put on by Phoei.ix  favorife   bantam-weights,   Danny  and Harry "Deane.    The  management offers"a dollar a minute, after  ten nn'mites fighting,   to any  one  whom whom Bob Thomas fails  to  outpoint. "Any one wishing to take-  part can do "so by paying ($5) forfeit, money,' five., days previous to  the date of the tourney. ���������Phoenix  Pioneer. *  . The New Diggings. ���������   .  "James Rogan, a prominent operator, is the-first man to return to  Nome from lhe new Iditarnd district. He says the new diggings  are not .sensational. ��������� Although  good values are to be found on five  creeks, the diggings have been  overvalued, and a big stampede is  ill-advised.  He says there are some instances  of big cleanups, but all the available claims have been taken, and  there aro more miners on the  ground than are needed.  The most,promising claims are  on Flat Creek, although some big  returns have been made on Otter  creek. -In" the latter, district Bates  and partners, with nine men shoveled in a small winter dnmp, and  in ten hours' cleanup took out  84.500.  Six camps havo been established.  They are Richmond, Otter, Bnhayo,  Twilight, Old Fox and Iditarod.  City. The country is flit and  swampy, and niany pumps are  needed.  A large amount of machinery'  has already' been shipped from  Yukon river points, aud when  this is recoived operating conditions  will be improved.  The address of John Mulhern  wanted at this office.  Paul.Meacham and wife returned  to Phoenix last week.  Gre"-nwood is still waiting 'for  its new post office building.  Charles Summers may buy the  Rockaway saloon; in Spokaue.  Rev. W. R. Ross died in Grand  Forks, on Sunday, aged 82 years.  Joe Burke 'is disintegrating rock  at the Jim Hill mine, near Chesaw  Miss HartingerJ of Grand Forks,  is keeping books for L. A.'Smith  &Co.  Follow the procession and get  your job printing at The Ledge  office.    ,  J. W. Spaulding hns leased his  hotel at Christiana lake, and gone  to Alaska,  A 200 foot tunnel is being driven  on the June claim in the Wellington camp.' j    '  Mrs. Smith is ill at Beaverdell,  and will be brought to Greenwood  this week.       '���������        ,  Billy Biner and Scotty Lackie  will fight fifteen rounds in Phoenix  next Mbndt'y.  A Nelson Jap has opened a temporary photograph gallery on  Copper street.  Isaac Crawford and Frank Gary  ���������were welcome visitors from Rock  Creek last week.  - The beet Kodaks-on the market  and supplies can be bought at  Coles' Book Store.   '  'Water is now being taken from  Boundary creek to augment the  city water supply.  O. Dunn, of Nelson, has bought  the O. K. bakery in Grand ForKS,  from William Fraser.  Lloyd Billups aud Julia Gas-skill,  of Chesaw, were married this week  at the National hotel.  Charles Gordon Russell and  Bessie Buck less were married at  Spokane, last Sunday..-  The business of the  Hotel has more than  within the past, month.  '0. "D. Bush is leaving Phoenix  to go into business with his "father,  at Mount Pleasant, Mich.  Bill Bailey, "after, spending tho  summer in Hedley and other places,  has returned to Greenwood.  The date for the sale for delinquent tuxes in Phoenix has been  postponed until September'12th.  For Sam.���������The- best saddle  horse in the country. Apply to  C. T. Bailey, Mother Lode Mine.  F. C. Campbell, of Bakerville,  was married to Miss Isabel Henderson, in Grand Forks last week.  DEVELOPE WATER POWER.  An English company, of whieli  Sir Ernest Shackleton, the -explorer, is at the head, have had  the falls of the Bulkley river at  Moricetown staked with the intention of putting in a huge  power plant. At present the  project, is in a formative stage  but an engineer will come to report on the proposition within a  month. If his report is favorable  active work will bo commenced  as soon as their legal rights are  fully protected. The development  of the Moricetown falls will not  only mean the expenditure of a  million dollars in labor and plant  but will make cheap electric  power available for mines, smelters and industrial purposes. The  falls aro twenty-eight miles from  Hazelton.���������Omineca Herald.  Western Float  installed   a   fire  National  doubled  Service will be held in the Methodist Church on Sunday first, in  .the evening, instead of morning as  js usual.  In Grand Forks,, some of the  prominent citizens have been si-  washed. This does not "refer to  Gus Evans,  Lassoed the Eagles.  While mountain climbing near  Morridsey on Sunday, Percy Bean  noticed a deer and a fawn on  the  hillside near him.    He crept cautiously through the brush endeavoring to get a better view of the  pair and while thus engaged he  saw a huge eagle alight on a jutting  crag of rock a short distance away.  He investigated and discovered a  nest containing a pair of golden  eaglets.    He was unable to get to  the nest but he decided to gee the  eaglets   nevertheless.      Removing  his shoe laces he made a lasso and  attaching it to a sapling he aroused  the curiosity of the  birds by sundry yells of an  alluring nature.  One of the birds rubbered over the  cliff and  Percy forthwith  slipped  the noose over its head and unceremoniously yanked   it  off  its  perch.   He carried his prize down  the hill,  fighting off the mother  bird at frequent intervals.   Here  he met his brother John and  they  decided to return to the aerie and  secure the other bird.   This was  captured by the string method and  both  were brought   to   the   city.  The birds are about the size of a  full grown hen turkey and have a  spread of wings of about five .feet.  They are well feathered and would  have been able to fly before long.  They are thriving in captivity and  are   capable  of   consuming  large  quantities  of neck  steak.    Percy  wiir rates 6hopair,-notwithst'in(iSng  the fact that there is a bounty' for  their   destruction.���������Fernie    Free  Press. ' ���������.  A New Proprietor.  Halcyon Hot Springs Sanitarium  a new appearance, by  progress,  crop is  is  the renovation now in  under the direction of William  Boyd, the new proprietor. He has  thoroughly overhauled the entire  house and re-furnished it. The  rates have _ been reduced to S2 a  day, aud $12 a week and up. Halcyon has been improved by many  pretty walks. There is boating,'  fishing aud bathing, and it makes  au ideal resort for a few weeks of  of i\jal rest. Special fares can be  obtained from the C.P.R.  Where Jimmy Lost Out-  Reports from Phoenix state that  the Jack Pot mine, in the Wellington camp, is making big shipments  of good ore. A few years ago,  James Ell its, How of Merritt*, located this property and called it  Elsio E. After, doing three or four  years' assessment work, he threw  it up. The claim was at once relocated by a man named Farrell,  who sold it a few weeks later to  the Athelstan people for $15,000.  Had Jim Ellis "hung on," he  probably would now be proprietor  of the Boundary Creek Times or  tho Phoenix Pionepr.���������Merritt  Herald.  HE DID NOT ADVERTISE.  Breathes'there a mem with soul so dead,  Who never to himself -litis said:  "My trade of late is getting bad,  I'll'try another ten-inch ad !'.'  If there be, go mark hitii well,  For him no bank account shall swell,  No angelsiwatch the golden stair,  '������������������ To welcome home the millionaire..  The nlan who never asks for trade,  Uy local line, or add displayed,  Cares more for rest than worldly gain, ,  And patronage but gives him pain.  Tread lightly, friends; let no rude sound  Disturb his solitude profound,  Ht'rc let lifin lino in culm repose,  ;   Unsought except by men he owes,  "���������And-when he dies, go plant him deep,  That nothing may disturb his sleep,  Where no'rude clamor may dispel  That quiet that he loved so well.  And that the world may know its loss,  Place on a stone a wreath of moss,  And on a stone above "Here lies  A fossil, who (lid .not advertise."  The wreck of the steamer Charlotte, near Fort George, caused a  $1,200 loss to the moving picture  show run by Ross Mackenzie.  P. H. Cosgrove will be acting  mayor for Phoenix, during the  time His Worship,'D. J. Matheson  is viewing the sights of Fort  George.  Last Saturday, Ed. Rippeto took  a load of supplies to the ranch at  Fish lake, upon which he is living  a secluded life with Charley  Dempsey.  Roy Coss was drowned last Sunday, whilst fishing iu the river, four  miles from Rock Creek. He was  21 years old and his parents reside  at Sidley.  Unusual   bargains    in    fihhing  tackle.    Hods, teds,   leaders,  ily-  books, etc.   Trout flies, 35o a doz.,  3 doz. for $1.    Regular 50c a doz  At Coles' Cook Store.  Mrs. Alice James has returned  from a visit to Granite Creek.  Her property in that camp is becoming very valuable with the  rapid development of the district  At last. J. W. Nelson has received word from tho Minister of  Public Work?, at Ottawa, that the  question of the site for the new  postoffice, iu Gf'een wood is settled.  T. A. Love, editor of the Phoenix Pioneer, is on a visit to his  former hotne in the cent belt. His  friends think that he holds a matrimonial option; somewhere in the  vicinity of Ottawa.  F.'J. Finucauo had his ^picture  in the Spokane Review 'last* week,  It was published in connection  with an article boosting Lucky  Jim stock. Evidently, Finney  still has faith in the, Slocan, a  district in which ho mode much  money during the days iu which ho  was the financial king of New  Denver,  SHIRKED THE BLAME.  John Reed Scott, the lawyer-  novelist of Pittsburg,, while at a  dinner, ridiculed a venal politician.  "He has taken a bribe," said  Mr. Scott, "and now he tries to  throw all the blame on the bribe  giver. ' It reminds me of Hones, a  barber in my native Gettysburg.  "Houes was drunk one Saturday  when the minister came iu for his  weekly shave. The minister was  afraid Hones would cut him, but  neverthelefcs he sat down in the  chair, and sure enough, the first  stroke of the razor was followed by  a bright red ga������h.  "The minister frowned and  pressed the apron to his wound.  '* 'Hones, Hones,' he said, 'this  shows what liquor will do.'  " 'It does make the skin tender,  don't it?' Hoik-h replied." ���������  Most men expect their wives to  be religious for tho whole family.  Nae Sae Slow,  The Scotchman could not find  his ticket. Ou tho conductor's  second round it was still missing.  "What's that iu your mouth?" ho  asked. Sure enough, there waB  the missing ticket. The conductor  punched it and went his way.  "Ah, weel," said Sandy, in reply  to his fellow passengers'  banter,  "I'm  nae sae  ye wad think,  auhl ticket an'  off the date."  absent-minded as  Yon was a verra  I was jist sucken  It Wasn't Mose Burns.  Au Irishmiiu wan sitting in a  depot smoking when a woman  came and sitting down beside him,  remarked:  "Sir, if you were a gentleman  you would not smoke here."  "Mum," he said; "if you wuz a  lady ye'd sit faarthcr away.",  Pretty soon the womau burst  out again:  !'If you were my husband I'd  give.you poison."  "Well mum," returned tho  Irishman, as ho pulled away at his  pipe, "if you wuz mc wife I'd tako  it."  ��������� Deer are plentiful around Otter  Flat.  FJour is 68 a barrel in Grand  Forks  Vernon is to have more street  lamps.  There are 152 branch banks in-  Alberta.  Ac Enderby, hay in the field* is  $18 a ton.  Hosmer _ has  alarm bell.  Trail   will have a   Labor  Day  celebration.  A drug store,has been opened in  Fort Steele.  A cobbler has opened a shop in  Fort George.  There are over 800 antomobiles  in Vancouver.  Merritt has a   new   restaurant  called The Star.  This season the tomato  heavy at Creston.  Frederic Viiliers   will   make a  home in Victoria.  _ Peaches are being raised within  six miles of Orient.  Princeton   wants   a  horse  and  cattle fair this fall.  A waterworks system has been  put in at Wardner. -  There are twenty-four men working at the Fife mine.  R. M. Burns has opened a- book  store in Fort George.  Excellent   apricots   are    being  raised near Penticton. "  Joe Potter has opened a billiard  parlor in Cumberland.  Tbe Merritt Athletic Arrociation  has $71.92 in the bank.  Trail, and several other interior  towns are short of water.  -The dog poisoner is doing business iu North Vanroiiyer.  The   Summerland   Review  has  bought a Uuitype machine.  The huckleberry crop has been  spoiled by the dry weather.  At the coast, West Matsqui is  the name of a new townsite.  Receipts of fur are very light  this vear>in British",Colnmbia.',' '-  Cows are still permitted to roam  through the streets of Merritt.    -  Grand Forks will hold its first  fair upon October 4th and 5th.  Ham and eggs are $1:50 in the  restaurants at Iditarod," Alaska.  Bob   Cairns,   an   old-timer   of  Trail, recently died in Montana.  Provincial government buildings  are being erected at Fort George.  The Coal Company is building  a large boarding house at Michel.  A. E. Venner has bought the  Gem theatre in North Vancouver.  Sir Wilfrid Laurier will stop  fifty minutes in Fenlie this mdnth.  There is a bumper crop of apples  and peaches at Lytton this summer.  Nicola beef cattle bring five cents  a pound, live weight, in Vancouver  At Danville, a steel bridge is  being built across the Kettle river.  There is some talk of a uews-  paper being established at Fort  Steele.  Christiana Lake is becoming  justly celebrated as a summer  resort.  The telephone office in Rowland  is being improved to the extent of  $2,000.  Iu Alberta, iron ore has been  found in the foothills west of  Okotoks.  J. A\ Ferguson, of Trail, has  opened a second-hand store in  Coleman.  Jack Heath, of Alberni, dropped  dead in Shrewesbury, England,  last week.  M. L. Griramett, and several  others-are about to build residences  in Merritt.  Mrs. W. H. Sharp, of Nelson,  has bouglifc a fruit ranch near  Armstrong.  Last year, Alberta sold 12S.000  head of cattle, 17,500 horses, and  80,000 hogs.  A Vaiicouversyndicate has taken  an option upon two copper claims'  near Alborni.  In tvt'o years, buildings have  been erected in Fernie to the value  of $4,845,000.  Billyh Perdue, one of the old-  timers lof Kootenay, has gone insane in Seattle.  Whipsaw camp is lively this  summer and much good ore is  being discovered.  The First Thought Extension  mine, at Orient, has cut into forty  feet of $4 gold ore.  The run of sock-eve palmon on  the Skeena river this sea o i, is the  largest over known.  Across the lake from Moyie, a  fifty ton concentrator will bo built  at the Aurora mine.  Tho shippiug of frozen salmon  from British Columbia to Eugland  has proved a success.  It is reported that', the townsite"  of Spence's Bridge will, soon be  placed on the market."  The   steamer,   Fort, Fraser',. is"  making,trips between Fort George''  and Tete.Jaune Cache. .      ,,    >  |    Real Estate is the^iiame 'of a  baseball  team  in,' Vancouver.- ,It''  should make the'dust fly.       _." ~  The St. Eugene mine', at Moyie,.'"  produces about 65 per cent, of -  Canada's lead production, -    ',  Before winter, 100 miles 'of tho^ ;  railway - eastward _ fr-orn"   Prince.  Rupert will-be completed! v.'--. ";r>.������';,;;!'*';  1    Fernie has an" unlimited 'supplyC  of water w.ith'a pressure of ninety  pounds to the square inch.-    , ' '  The  grading   of   the   railway,  between Princeton and Tulameen -  will be finished in October.  W.'A. McDonald, K.C., refused  to be city, solicitor for-Vancouver,  at a salary of '$6,000 a year.  In 1009, the value of the   mineral production  of. Britisl^Colum- .  bia was a little less than $25,000,000  , William    Tattrie,   ,formerly   of  Sandon, is" now in the dairy .business at Merritt, along  with C. A.  Bigney.  It is reported -that  the * placer   '  diggings, on the Bull river, .in'East  Kostenay/are paying $10'a day to  the man. __     *��������� ' ���������  In Duncan,.the price of hair-cuts  has been raised from 25 lo 35 cents'  the same price as is charged ia  Victoria.  Many fish were roasted to death' '.  in the creeks, near Three Forks,  when the bush iires were active ia'  the Slocan. .      .  Recently, in Fernie, an ice-house  caught fire but .its contents were  saved by the prompt action. of the  fire brigade.  The largest mining dredge in,the  world will soon be working at the  mouth of Bear creek, eight miles  from Dawson.  This year, some of the farnaera  near . Gfleichen, Alberta, 'have  raised forty bushels of 'winter  wheat to the acie.  Upon account.of the shortage of  building material, - work is" progressing slowly upon the new post-  office building in Vernon.. s-,:*  " George" W." Spencer j the barber;"' *  died a few days ago near Oroville.,-;.,,  He was well-known  to old-timers  in the Slocan  and other parts of  the west.  A bush fire burned the Evening*  Star mine buildings, near the Napoleon, and the owners have sent in  a damage* claim to the Great  Northern Railway."  Five miles up the Duck creek,  iu East Kootenay, the Bluebird  group of mineral claims is being  developed. The values run aboufe  S3 in gold and 5 per cent, in copper.  The Columbia Coal & Coke Co.,  is prepared to expend 6500,000 developing its coal properties at  Granite Creek, and the Merritfc  Herald remarks that Granite may  yet exceed the boom that made i-fc  a mushroom city, about 25 years  ago.  The B. C. Copper Co. is building  a 8100,000 mill at the Napoleon  mine. At the outset the mill will  be equipped with twenty stamps  and several large cyanide tanks.  There is said to be $10,000,000  worth of ore available at the Najp-  oleon mine.  "���������- In  ���������'���������'���������~&\l  SCARS OF BATTLE.  Among Senator Depew's Fourth  of July stories there is one about a  veteran on a street car.  This veteran, iu all the panoply  of his blue uniform, brass buttons  and whito cotton gloves, was oa  his way to a Fourth of July picnie  ou the outskirts of a village. A  stranger boarded the car, aud the  veteran leaning across his wife, en-  aged the mau in conversation.  ' The talk soon-turned to warfare,  and the veteran said :  "Yes, sir, I've seen fighting. I  got this gash acrost the cheek at  Chickamauga. My stiff leg, by  gosh, comas from a ball iu the  knee ��������� Chancellorsville. This  thumb nail here was shot off at  Gettysburg. I lost the tip of nay  ^ear at Spottsylvania."  "Dear mo I" said the stranger.  ''How interesting .' You havo  indeed, sir, seen hot fighting. But  tell ni<3 how did you get that long,  murderous dent down the side of  your noso." A cavalry chnrge���������  hand-to-hand engagement, eh?  The veteran frowned and ignored  the question. Ho began to talk  about the heat. But his wife interrupted.  "Go on,   Bill,"   she   said   im- ���������  patienrly.     "Tell the gentleman  how you got the dent in pjur nose."  "You shut up, Hannah," said  the veteran.  "I wont nuthor,-' said tho old  woman. "For it just about rilea  the skin off mu to hear you brag-  gin about the marks you got iu the  war, whilst you won't never open  your head about the finest aud  most noticc-ablo mink of all���������>tho  one I gave you with the fire BhoVel" , THE   LEDGE,   GREENWOOD,' BRITISH COLUMBIA.  GAEKWAR OF BARODA  INDIAN   PRINCE   IS   NOW   VISITING  IN AMERICA. *  The Maharajah of Baroda Rules Ons  of India's Greatest" Semi-Independent States and Is Quite a Remarkable Man���������Brings His Wife and  Her Suite With Her���������-Succeeded to  the Throne at Twelve".  He is visiting us, hut the $40,000,-  000��������� or is it $400,000,000?���������worth of  diamonds and rubies and sapphires  aud the elephants with cloth of gold  howdahs and the ropes of pearls and  the gold cannon will stay home.  Whereat we grieve, for they would  have made ii rare show in Canada.  Who is visiting us? The' Gaekwar  of Baroda, of course. Who else in till  this wide'world has so many millions  of dollars' worth of jewels? The last  time he was here he was asked  whether "his jewels were reallv worth  as much as $40,000,000. "1 really can-  ,not say," answered the gaekwar. ''[  have not seen them recently. But,  .anyway, they are not for sale."   Tlie  AN INFANT PRODIGY.  THE GAEKWAR OF BARODA.  reporter managed to reply when he  got over the shock-that he wasn't  .thinking of buying them.  - The gaekwar did not speak Barodan  to the reporter, because it was not  necessary. He speaks English as well  as you or I, or perhaps better,'for fie  is the most enlightened of all the native princes of India as well as one  of the richest. Since his twelfth year  he has been gaekwar, or maharajah,  oi Baroda, one of. the great semi-  independent states oi Tndia. with an  area of 8,000 square miles and a population of about 2,000,000. So* far as  the internal government of Baroda is  concerned: the''gaekwar is supremr-,  with oower of life and death over his  people and with the right of judgment over them whenever lie chooses  to enter the courts. ' i  With the gaekwar is the gael*\van'**s \  (if that is the correct term for a I  female gaekwar). Her proper title is  the rnaharani, and with her is the  . chota: maharani, her daughter, with  their suite. His highness-is on his  way from Yokahama aeross the r'aei-  fic to Vancouver, where he landed on  June 5, and is traveling through Canada to Niagara Falls and thence to  New  York."  The gaekwar is much of a man,  it  should   be   written,   making   up   in  brains  and  ab'lily   what ho lacks  in  stature and, it must- be confessed, in  looks.   His manners, too, are charming,  according   to   the   persons   who  met him. scoi.-dly last time.   He is a  close, keen observer and able to draw  his own deductions   from   what   he  sees.   He is not-at-all an'Indian ruler  of the old school, setnibarbaric, with  out power or the inclination to assimi  late modern ideas.   Indeed, it is "dii'*  . to this lack on the, part of the prod ���������  cessor of   the   present   gaekwar' thai  the latter owes his throne.   The preceding gaekwar was a gentleman wit'  mediaeval ideas about his relations 'o  the world in general and .the British  rule.'of  India in  particular.    Several ;,  times    he   rubbed    the   wrong   way J  against  her   majesty's  representative i  Cochrane ^as Now the Air of a Thriv-  ing Metropolis.  A year arid half ago Cochrane was  not on the map.   To-day it is a thriving,   bustling  community,   taking  ou  the airs of a metropolis, basing great  expectations on two facts, one that it  is the centre of a district rich in timber,  mineral,  water power, and agricultural  land,, and second that  it  is  the junction point of two great railways, ihe new National Transcontinental, building by the* Dominion Government,  and  the T.   & vN'.-O.,   built  I by  the Ontario Government.  ;    Kt-al    estate    always    furnishes    a  , measure  for   a   community's   hopes.  j And it is but a few months since the  T. & N. O. Commission auctioned off j  [ the  lots that constitute the townsite j  '��������� oi   Cochrane,   so   christened   at   that I  ] time   in  honor  of Ontario's Minister !  1 of  hands and  Mines,  the Honorable !  ; Frank.   The prices then realized were .  surprisingly high, but are vastly inferior to those already commanded for '  ! tne same lots. I  And a year and a half ago the site ,  was the forest primeval.   At that time '  lhe T. & N. O. rails were laid to with- i  in  a  couple of miles  of  the  present  town,    A hardware merchant   named  MuMauus, with the adventurous spirit of tlie pioneer, decided to establish J  u store hero.   He bought a carload or j  | hard ware   in   Toronto,   brought   it  to j  i the end of the rails, and proceeded to j  ! haul   it  by   team  along  the  trail   tor  i the rest of the journey.   Before lie hud j  it  transported he had sold oycr'vhu'f !  ��������� of the whole car.    AlcManus was the  i lirst   settlor.    To-day   he   is  still   t||i !  . lirst  citizen,   being  the  duly   elected'!  mayor of a  town of around 2,000 llJ-  ! habitants.  j Already Cochrane has its "oldest  I building." It is a section of the freight !  ; shed of the T. & N. O. Bail way, large  and .'respectable looking, and filled to j  tne ceiling with merchandise, chiefly j  railway supplies, canned goods, und ���������  canoes. Alongside this building Jih-e  the railway diamond, that cannot but  prove to be historic. From this diamond fur lines of railway stretch  away towards tho uttermost limits of  Canada. To the south lies Toronto,  to the west the great prairie and  Prince Rupert, to the east Quebec and  the Atlantic, and while this at present is the northerly terminus of the  T. &, N.O., the tracks have been laid  for a mile or so into the "last North.'..-  And there is not so much of this "last  North" either, 480 miles north of Toronto, Cochrane lies within J80 miles  of James Bay, It will be no serious  matter to connect Toronto up by rail  with James Bay the moment there is  any real reason to do so. Then we  will be getting on the train at Toronto's Union Station at 10.20 p.in, and  be at Arctic waters by the next night.  At'last Canada is conquering its geography.  For ��������� the present Cochrane is the  northerly jumping-off place. To reach  James Bay you take to the canoe.  Seven days is the journey, und it  holds no terrors for even a neophyte  in the woods. The other day a woman  and her baby set out for what was to  her a return trip over the route. The  .wife of a Hudson Bay Co.'s official on  James Buy, she has lived there for  twenty years without a break. She  came out at'last to see her former  friends near Wingham, Ont. But to  her James Bay was^home, and she  said she was glad forget back. - .  Place one leg of a compass at Toronto, the other at Cochrane, and  make a "circle. You will encircle Quebec city, Chicago, and skirt the boundaries of far-away Georgia on the  south.  To the south Cochrane has a regular  train service, one train each way  daily over the T.. & N. O. . Railway,  but east and west the National Transcontinental is still in the hands of the  contractors. Eastward for 100 miles  Foley Bros, have the route, and whil-*  a large section of the track is laid,  communication's'.cut'off by the Abi-  tibbi River, seven miles from Cochrane, where a big bridge is under  construction.  From Jest to Earnest.  Of his barristerial days Mr. Justice  Grantham, the famous English jud^e,  relates a remarkable coincidence. ,On  circuit, as junior in Croydon, he, with  some other'members of the Bar, put  up at a pastry-cook's in the High  street. Included in the company was  a clever pianist and vocalist, and hi;  singing attracted crowds to the house.  One night young Grantham opened  the "window and addressed the people  outside as his "constituents." Curiously enough,-eleven years later, what  the future judge had done in fun he  did in realty from the window of. an  hotel a lew yards awuy. Realism is  added to the anecdote when it is stated that 'on' itha't occasion he "wa: re-  | turned M.P. lor Croydou.  The  Impossible.  The Duke of Wellington wanted a  Certain piece of work done and instructed an olliccr of the Royal Engineers to do it. After examination'.the  officer informed -i.the duke that it wa**  impossible.  The duke sent for another officer, a  much younger man and attached to  another division of the army. This officer did what the duke required.   .  The next morning there appeared in  the "orders of the day" the following  -epigrammatic note: "He who in war  fails to do;'what'ho undertakes miiy  always plead accident, which invariably attends military affairs, but he  who declares a thing to be jmpossibjo  which is subsequently accomplished  registers his own incapacity."  A Beef Ham.  Sir Walter Scott wrote little about  meat and drink, but his description  in "Wu'verley" of a Scotch breakfast  is memoiable, says The London  Chronicle. "He found Miss Bradwar-  dine presiding over the tea and oof-  fee, the table loaded with warm bread,  both ol (lour oatmeal and barley meal  in the shape of loaves, cakes, biscuits  and- other varieties, together with  eggs, reindeer ham and beef ditto,  smoked salmon auc| many other delicacies." "And," as Samuel \Ve||er  would have observed, "a werry good  idea of a breakfast too." But has  any reader.ever seen a beef ham? Fortunately the sideboards in Scott'"  time were of substantial builr).  NOVA SCOTIA'S AWAKENING.  Maritime  Province   Is Again  Coming  Into Her Own.    ���������  Is.it not possible that a country regarded with a slightly contemptuous  pity-by reason of its inactivity may  be all the while merely strengthening  Jts fibres for future action?  Such at all events has been the experience of Nova Scotia. 'Previous to  TONIC TREATMENT  FOHJNOIGESTON  The Process of Digestion is  Controlled by the Blood  and Nerves.  If you have indigestion and you b.-i confederation no province of Canada  gm a course of treatment to make) exhibited a greater commercial a.ctiv-  your stomach stronger, y_ou' are on tr.e ity. , From her, great shipbuilding  rignt truck for a real cure. You can '��������� yards staunch vessels- slipped into  nuver cure yourself by eating pre-di-jthe water by the hundred and sailed  gosled foods, or by inking purgative! away with the,fruits of her industry  medicines. The. stomach is not doing to distant marts and returned' as  its own work under these treatment.-,, ��������� heavily laden. ..Small shopkeepers  and there can be no real cure until; grew into prosperous merchants, pros-  the stomach is strong enough to di- ] perous merchants developed into mer-  gest all the food necessary to main-1 chant princes. Work and money were  tain the body in normal health. The'plentiful, and tlie flag of prosperity  great aim of the tome treatment for  flL.w high.  indigestion in all forms, is to strength- The flag of prosperity descended  en tne stomach lo a point where all -with the hoisting of the Canadian  foods eaten will digest e..s ly a.:d nour-  National ensign in Nova Scotia.   Con-  i-jli tho body. A tonic tlmt will  strengthen the stomach is what is  needed, as the process of digestion is  controlled hy the blood and nerves.  Dr.'���������.Williams' Pink Pills are air ideal  tonic. They actually make now, rich  blood, and thus bring st.on^lh and  tone to the stomach. Tni.-s hus been  proved over and ov. r again, and thousands of grateful people have not hesitated-lo say so. .'Here-js" nn instance:  ���������Miss Kvit Tocher, B,i'm./|'al, Man.,  h.'ij'S:���������"I am writing tiiis letter on b.-  hnlf of my mother who wishes you to  know how'much' Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills have (lone for her. For "several  years she had been groat y t.oubled  witli indigestion and notwithstanding  the nii'diciiii: she was taking the trouble was growing worse, bvury meal  was dreaded, and left behind it*a feeling of nausea  this eontiniud  federation, that splendid achievement ���������  in  the  making of Canadian destiny,  wrought havoc with the Nova Scotian  shipping trade  by strangling the  arteries of traffic with iron tariff bonds.  The shipbuilding   industry, in  Nova  Scotia   fed   largely  on  foreign .trade,  and the sudden check placed'on that  i trade killed the principal industry by  a slow, starvation.    Isolated   by  her  I geographical position from-.the rest of  j Canada, .cut off by artificial  barriers  i from the outside world, the province  was forced to rest content with a limited  internal commerce.    Yielding to  the force of circumstances she rested  from her labors, and so far as   the  outside world   was   concerned   Nova  Scotia slumbered,  It.was a natural sleep, however, and  mid sc-ve'e pains.    A.**'"?1  tlu-  CQI������!l ,thitt precedes   death  sho    b.-������nn    to   lose'-1'10 y0"^*" of sleep were not wasted  !��������������������������������������� ������-������������������--��������������������������� HMt IMtll -���������"*-.��������� ������***+��������� i*.**,**4*t*'***t fi)  The Doctor's Answers  By Dr. Lewis Baker.  The questions answered below are general in character; the symptoms or diseases lira given and tlie answers will apply to any case of similar nature." Those  wishing further a-dvice free, may. address ' Dr. Lewis  Baker,-. College Bldg., College-Elhvood Sts��������� -Dayton.  Ohio, enclosing self-addressed envelope for reply. If  ���������unable to obtain any of the drugs mentioned of  your- regular druggist, go to some prominent large re-  thil  drug   store; which is'-sure to be well stocked.;  Mrs. A. B.���������-I' receive many such  statements as yours. You have never  fully recovered' from la grippe, and  there are thousands' who have not.  Symptoms are pains, shooting, pains  .in 3ide, chest,and limbs, nervousness,  insomnia, thinness 'and ���������'wasting;  langour, shortness of breath, headaches, neurasthenia; melancholy,  weakness, trembling, loss of appetite,  etc. One may have 'any or all such  symptoms-and more.. Here" is a most  wonderful tonic and vitalizer of the  system:   ..  Compound syrup of hypophosphites  5 ozs., tincture cadomene' compound 1  oz.  back, soreness in bladder region, etc.,  can be .readily corrected by the use  of-this, excellent prescription': -Fluid  extract buchu 1 oz., comp. fluid-balm-*  wort 1 oz., syrup sursaparilla comp, 4  ozs Mix.' Taken teaspoonful after  each meal'and one at bedtime. ff Drink  lots of water between' meals'.   - *  Mrs-. X.:���������The bed wetting '/habit" is  a disease of children 'and can be corrected ��������� and cured, by: the" persistent  use of compound fluid'balmwort.-' 'Ob;  tain one ounce, .and-give from 5.to-15  drops in water, after each meal, be- ,  tween meals and at bedtime.   Symp-  ��������� ���������   ...    . _  tom's may increase at first, but con-  (not "cardamom).    Mix.    Take  a j tinue treatment 2'or 3 months.   'Keep  The Pioneers  Call us nojuoro tbo men who ninclo  This newer world, the golden West |  'Twas done of old by Him who laid  The blasts of Biith and made them  rest!  God made it all, long years ago,  That  he  who conies' and sows  and  delves  Might    still    his   primal      manhood  know���������  We're but the Men who Made Our.  selves!  ���������Arthur Stringer, in Canada Monthly.  strength and energy, and was hardly, >'9iirs*, *���������"* owly, but steadily, the pro-  able to do any housi-work.   Acting onl.vl"?e hml\ UP new kssue' strengthen-  the advice of a friend she  begun  to: cd lts tendons and gathered fresh eu-  t.'ike Dr. Williams'    Pink    Pills, and | c''6y  into   its  nerves for future   en-  soon  began  to  feel   better.    She con-) deavors.    The   public school   system  I in ued taking tin; Pills until she had' was   developed   and   improved;   infused ten boxes, when her health was, creased  facilities were   provided   for  ��������� fully restored and sho could take any' the  encouragement of exact scholar-  kind of food wilhout the p'ast discom-i ship; and as a result Nova Scotia has  jfoit.   Since that time she has not had   E'ven to the world perhaps more col-  Ihe slightest return of the trouble."    | lege��������� professors and- principals   than  Thousands  of  cured  men   and  wo-! any other province in Canada.    The  men  speak    from    experience of the j period   of  so-called   slumber  ripened  benefits  derived    from Dr.  Williams' j tho   country   and prepared   it   thor-  Pink  Pills in    eases   of   indigest on, \ oughly for the present industrial ad-  Gypi���������"I dropped my watch in tho  river and didn't recover it for three  days. H kept right on running,  though."  Alyer���������"A watc-h won't run for thr;e  days."    -  i    Gym*���������"Of coin-so not; I was speak,  ing of the river."  teaspoonful before men's and at* bod  time.  Mrs.* O." M-:���������The 'symptoms mentioned,-such as pain in loft side, heart  palpitation, shortness of breath,,bloating, belching, gas ancl wind, with full-,  ness in stomach after eating, vomiting  at times, weakness, etc., all indicate a  dyspeptic condition. Avoid pork; pastries, doughy bread, etc., and hnve  this filled: ' Essence of pepsin 3 ozs.,  comp. essence rardiol 1 oz., syivp of  ginger -2 ozs. Mix. Shake well ancl  take 'a teaspoonful after each meal.  Increase dose if necessary . ���������  George R. W.:-���������I cannot give treatment in these columns for such trouble as yours. Tlie reasons are obvious,  ff you expect answer, you must giv.-*  full name and address. -1 never publish names. L  A. R V.*.���������-The symptoms'- you describe indicate catarrh of kidneys *>nd  bladder, accompanied by puffs under  eyes, swollen feet and - ankles, inflamed     eyelids,      painful,    burniin/  the bowels regular always.  ^Maid:���������Every lady should endeavor  to improve the figure and I* know of-  one  formula which  has. .proven , very  successful  in developing' bust,  arms  and neck. . Tincture cadomene comp.  1 oz. (not cardamom), glycerine 2 ozs.,  rosewnter 3 ozs., borax 1 teaspoonful.  Mix all together,'shake';well.and no  ply to the neck, arms and bust, rub\  bing. and massaging until completely^  absorbed. 'Then wash with ,hot water  ancl  soap,  dry  thoroughly,  and mas-  sago' with  olive oil or sheep ,tallow  Do this morning and night for several  weeks or months if necessary.  Mrs. G.:���������Use a' half teacup of lard  to which add a teaspoonful ofsulnh-'re  of quinine. . Mix, and thoroughly  prase baby's ch-'st,' shoulders and  abdomen. .This will check arid'cure  the cold.    Apply morning and-, night.  Farmer :-r-For   loss   of   appetite   1  know of nothing better than 15 drops  tincture cadomene comp. .in half glass  of hot water, 15 minutes'before meal-'  time.    A   powerful tonic for stomach"  scanty���������or frequent urination, pain in, and stomach nerves.  anaemia, rheumatism, general .weak,  ness, pains in the b.ick and side, neuralgia, St. Vitus dance, and the trou-  hloH that, alllict Women and  growing  vancement.  The exploitation of her rich coal  measures by great moneyed interests  finally aroused the .province from her  ���������Teamos knocks a cup off the mantel,  shivering it into a thousand f.ag-  ments. His mistrers, hearing the  noise, rushes in and stands for a mo.  ment stupefied by the result of her  servant's awkwardness. "Oh," she  cries, with tears in her -eves, "mv  beautiful old  Sevres!"  "Oh," exclaimed Jeames in n joyous  tone, seraphic smile spreading all over  hia face, "I was so frightened at first,  ma'am; I thought it was something  new, niu'ani!"  Habitants  Go  West.  For the first time in the history of  Western settlement the ''habitant" is  goin������ West. Recently a priest from  Yanda, Sask"*, returned from the East  with eleven carloads of French-Canadians most of them returning Cana-  Teacher���������"What is the total popula-  tion of the globe?"  .   Small  Boy   (promptly)���������"One     and  one-half billions."  ���������  Little Girl (raising her hand)���������  "Please, ma'am, we had a new baby  brother in our house yesterday'.".  "   A Great Mistake  "The men in tho census department  must be a lot of bachelors."  "The answer to that is that they put  down n. housewife as one who has no  occupation."  Those pills are sold hy all medi-j commercial lethargy. H. M. Whitney  cine dealers or by mail at 50 cents a of Boston and-his associates formed  box, or six boxes for $2.50 from The the Dominion Coal Company in 1893,  Dr. .Williams' Medicine Co., Brock, took over vast areas of coal in the  ville, Ont. neighborhood    of   Glace   Bay, , Cape  Breton, equipped 'splendid collieries  with the most modern appliances for  coal digging, and furnished fuel for  Montreal furnaces. The energy exhibited by the Dominion Coal Company and the instantaneous success  achieved, created a buoyant ozone  throughout the commercial atmosphere. Other coal companies dug  deeper and faster and .shipped -more  swiftly. Coal measures in Cumberland, in Pictou, in Inverness and in  Cape Breton counties'were developed.  Fully equipped collieries sprang up  over the country. Submarine areas  were exploited. Practically every  known coal seam in the province was"  delved into by the modern magician  who transmutes black diamonds into  Minard's Liniment lumberman's friend  White horses aie burred from the  German army, it being cla'med that  they are too conspicuous when smokeless powder is used.  dians    fiom    the: weaving   towns   ol  Maine.    The  priest  who  piloted  the  ir,   -Uo,���������,i���������     ������������������j   <'���������hii   "i      i-ii 'Pilgrims over the Canadian Northern  "..,Bn������d,!!'   ���������!Lnh���������lll h.e..d.e,c,dl-,lJ ! to  the  "Promised  Land"  says  thou-  that there wasn't room enough , in  Baroda. for both himself and-'the...-resident. So the old gaekwar managed  .to have poi-son introduced' into the  resident's bill of fare, and the resident became violently ill. Whereupon  the hand of the British Government  in India descended heavily on the  gaekwar, and he went permanently  out of the business of ruling over  Baroda.  That was away back in 1875. According to native custom, the choic-"  of anew gaekwar rested with the wife  of the deposed ruler, who, by the  way, had taken refuge with the Brit-  ; ish officials from her husband's intolerable cruelties. Gopal Rao, a  distant relative of the deposed maharajah, ������������������; was chosen to rule over  Baroda. He was only twelve years  of age and did not take tip the activi;  direction of the affairs of his country  for several years, its government baling administered by a regency while  he received careful tuition from native  and British instructors.  ! Heart Stitched.  A wonderful operation performed  at the London Hospital was mentioned at a City police court, when  Jeremiah O'Brien, a fish porter, was  charged with having stabbed Charles  Butler in the chest with a knife, ft  was stated that when the injured man  arrived at the hospital it was found j  that the knife had penetrated his!  heart, so the doctors opened him, and  the wound  up.   The ma  condition, the' doctors being afra'id  that in spite of the operation he could  not live.  sands will follow these as soon as  the news of their first harvest goes  back to New England.  This one train, which ran special  all the way from Montreal by way of  Chicago, to Saskatoon, took 633 men,  women, and children. The habitant  is naturally a farmer. He entered the  mills of New England mainly because  the hills of Quebec were all occupied.  He will make good in the West, where  the open fields await him.  And  though  it may embarrass the  "And what did you buy in Europe?"  "Oh, a. bogus duke for my daughter  and a few fake' Rembrandts for  myself."���������Pittsburg Post.  Sea Bathing  A bath in the sea has much of an advantage over the bathtub in.regard to  health. The sea bath is a tonic on account of the fact that littls fine particles of salt adhere to the body, closing  the pores and prevents the taking of  cold. The friction of the clothing then  stimulates the circulation.  A CANADIAN  PRODUCT  Wins Ouf-In. Australia *  MONTREAL���������On May 22nd ��������� the  S. S. "RAKA1" sailed.from this port  for Auckland, New Zealand, this being  the first, sailing of the recently subsidized C. P. R. line from Montreal to  Australia and New Zealand  Externally or Internally, it is Good  ���������Whon applied externally by h.isk  rubbing, Dr. Thomas'    EclectVic    Oil  opens the pores   and   penetrates   the _  tissue,  as few liniments do,  touching: yeifow "old  the. seat, of'the trouble and inimedi- j The industrial impetus given the  iitely affording relief Administered | province by the' coal interests was  internally, it will still the li-iitation in | augmented by the establishment of  the throat which induces coughing and; tllG Dominion Steel works at Sydney,  will cure affections of the bronchial j Kngle eyes had marked the south  tubes and respiratory organs. Try it, ballk 0f-Sydney harbor as an admir-  and be convinced. ��������� uble  --oe.lt-on {or the steel industry,-  | and the result was an expenditure of  A merchant in Germany was rec-mf-, $25,000,000 which feared the mightiest*  ly heavily fined  for using a  Biblical; steel  making   plant   in Canada   and  quotation  at the  head  of his  adver-: transformed a straggling village  into  tisement.  $IOO-REWARD���������$100  The readers of this paper will be  pleased to learn that there is at least  one dreaded disease that science has  been able lo cure in all its stages,  and  that is Catarrh.'   Hall's Catarrh | Scotia's  Cure is the only positive cure now  known to the medical fraternity. Ca.  tarrh being a constitutional disease,  requires . a constitutional treatment.  Hall's Catarrh Cure is; taken intorri-  a hustling city. Other companies  .also found the smelting und refining  of iron ore a profitable enterprise, and  us a result the steel industry in Nova  Scotia: is on a- thoroughly substantial-  footing and is assuming large proportions. - These are only two of Nova  booming    industries . which  will put her back-in the forefront.of  the wealthy provinces.  ,, , ��������� I-       ii ii       i i      i !      -i 'le   ruiei'i.   vuiue   ibsueu  ally,  acting directly  upon  the  blood. tot   ���������    the fiscaI year 1909  and mucous surfaces   of   the system ���������         b     ga3                  ted to  thereby destroying the foundation of i ���������,-,,������������������������������������-���������  ������������������.i r'd -" *   -������������������ .  Patents.  The   Patent  Office" issued C,395  pa-  .Of this  Canadian  whole  I   (  tnakot shoos !a������t longror  It's a. puro  ol!   paeto-no  mops, bottles or liquids���������contains,no  Turpontine or Acids.   The finest of thorn all.     ALL DEALERS, 10c  THE P. F., D1H.EY CO., LIMITED, Hamilton,: Ont; and Buffalo, N.Y.        3 '  f\  work, lhe proprietors have so much! followi patents. Saskatchewan 32,  faith 111 its.curative powers that they, A]berta b28. Nova Scotia 24, New  offer One Hundred    Dollars for any; u���������������.������=...:ni-  10   v���������i   *   ������������������,���������   d,.*.,���������������  Part of the "Rakai's" cargo co:*sist-  mill managers of New England, tlia ! ed of 2 carloads of "2 in 1" Shoe Pol-  transplanting of these habitant men 'ish, made in Hamilton by F.'F. Dal-  adds just so much to the world's out- I ley Co. This is the third shipment of  put of wheat ancl postpones just so ! "2 in-1"; sent to Australia by the  far the predicted time when,we shall   *"*' "    -   - -  ������������������    ---'" -���������--    "      '    ���������   -  go supperless to bed. Only six per  cent, of the wheal lands, of the West  have yet been bloken in Canada.  Dalley people within the last year  The lirst, sent June 8th la t, consisted of 1,000 gross, the'second, sent Nov.  2nd  contained  1,500 gross,' while the  And   while    these   Easterners   are j shipment just sent amounted to-1.540  plowing into Northern Saskatchewan ! gross,  or 221,700 boxes.    This  bftiigs  an average of three hundred carloads  a week are coming in from the South,  breaking up at Saskatoon and scattering to the open lands north! east and  west.     The price'of wheat lands in j  the total"of "2 in 1" sent to.Austral.'a  within the year up to 581,700 boxes.  It would be hard to find a stronger  recommendation for "2 in 1" Shoe  Polish than that it should thus force  this immediate vicinity has gone up ; its why to the ends of the earth, past  at the rate of $1 an acre a month for j almost prohibitive tariffs, against the  the last six months.  Exporting Celebrated Water.  Tt is interesting to know that water  from  the  famous St. Patrick's Well,  strongest    kind of competition  British and other firms.'  from  case that it fails to cure  of testimonials.  Address F. -J. CHENEY  Toledo, 0.  Sold by all Druggists, 75c.  ��������� Take Hall's Family Pills  stipation. ���������  any  Send for list  .&   CO.,  for con-  Brunswick 18, Yukon 4, and Prince  Edward Island 3. The principal foreign countries to whose citizens patents were -.' granted were: United  States 4,002, Great Britain 346, Germany 215, France 59, Australia 58,  Sweden 40, New Zealand 3C, Austria  33, Transvaal'12. The ratio of population to each patent granted shows  'that Ontario secured one patent to  every 4,709 residents; Quebec, one .to  every 8,575; British Columbia, one to  every 5,095;  Manitoba,  one . to every  ���������, ;l i   ,- .-,   ���������    Xr     v   i  ,       ��������� 5,535;   while  in   New   Brunswick   the  children die. weekly in New \ork from, ratio'WM one ,0 18>74G. Nova Scotia,  No, Agnes, tlio gyroscope will not  enable you to keep your balance at  the  bank.���������Puck.  It is .estimated that seven thousand'  The. Strength  of Resistance  There vis, perhaps, no strength so  great and abiding as that which follows from a ��������� resisted temptation  Every dangerous allurement is like an  enchanted monster, which being conquered, . loses all his venom and  changes* at once intoa king of great  treasure, eager to make requital.���������  John Oliver Hobbes.  bowel complaints mostly caused by  the house fly., If there are children in  your house use Wilson's Fly Pads  freely and persistently, and thus reduce the risk to a minimum.  When a man is at home and the  telephone bell rings his Wife makes a  dash for it to see if it is some woman  who wants to talk to him.  Do you devote a good deal of time to  .   "talking over" fool questions   If you  situated in Dublin, is drunk by thou- ! hope to get along you'll have to quit  'sands'in  all parts of the world.   In i thnt, too.  early Christian days the well was on j    St. Patrick'*- Day visited in state by I The telephone compatiiir' in Spain  e uociors opened rum, ann th(, Bj3hop 0f Armagh und his clergy, j make their charges ticco:d'ng to the  in his heart was stitched wno 0jeage{j the waters, which were occupation of the person using the  an was still in a serious ���������     - krate(j  for tne*r curative  proper-   phone.   The social club ��������� pay the high.  Inn      tir\ntr\rc       rimrin,      f.Frfll/1 . _ .... * *-   -      I   ��������� .v t>  ��������� Never Saw, the Country. '  , "Three-fourths of the children in  the. London board schools have never,  seen the country," said Dr. Salter, at  a Bermondsey meeting. "I spoke to  numbers of boys of fourteen who did  not know what a farm was."  ties. It now furnishes the water with  which the ginger ale and club soda of  Cantrell and Cochrane are made.  To keep-the nir rhride.l moisten t'e  bludes of an electric fan. This gaihers  all the impurities.  "Shure, Mary Ann, that gor'lly mutt  be a man."  "Why, Bridget?"  "He scratches hi-s"lf wil his hand  If. he was a beast he'd rub agin th'  bars."  One of the best remedies for burns  is common soap ku.Is.  . A successful experiment of burni g  eonl nnd oil together has boen made in  Englund.  Amazing Fencing.  Thirty-three years ago Lord Tanker-  ville, who was then Lord Bennet, defeated left-handed the first and second ,  prizemen with the single-sticks at tho i  Artillery sports.   Again, when he was j  fifty-one he threw a stone one hundred  and thirteen yards.   Qn one occasion  he was challenged by a friend to single-stick   contest,  and, actually  beat  him blindfold; all he could see of his  opponent was his feet, but that was  quite enough^   Dressing the Hair.  In preparing human balr for sale it  's first nssorlcd, combed and washed in  boiling water to which n weak solution of soda or ammonia Is added, then  assorted as to colors. The sbort balrs  are wound around little glass bars  placed In a coke heated kiln five or six  flayH, when they are ready for sale as  "curia,"  est rates.  Even if you stand on"your dignity  it will not enable .you to see over the  heads of the crowd.  A Buss-'an does not become of age  until he is 20.  He���������Fa**ewell, my dorlimr; I hope  you will rtminiri true to me.  She (through her tears)���������I hope so,  too.���������Fliegende Bhietter.  The books say a man is "ma terful,"  but, in real life, women.hand it to him  without sugar by saying he is "bossy."  Judge���������Why did you burn your barn  down," just nfler gett'ng it insured?  Farmer���������Your Honor, a poor man  like mc can't afford to.have a bnrn  and insurance too .��������� Meggendorfer  Bhietter.  There is a law in Russi/i that compels a man to mnrry before he is  eighty or not at all, He can only  marry five times  BRONCHITIS  If Neglected, it foon reaches tbe Lnngi  and may Prove Fatal.  Mr.CL.Carrowcf 116 Millicent St.,  Toronto, writea under date of September  13, 1908, "One year ago thiuprinu I contracted a tevere cold in the chest, which  developed into Bronchit'i. I took three  kinds oi medicine and found no improvement. A friend of mine advised me to try  PSYCH NE and in three days I fe't like a  new man again, I desiretolctotliersknow  what a valuable cure you have in PSY-  CHINEforitcured mc wheroallother medicines hadfailed. 1 am morethantlianklulto  be wellagain, and for thusake of others who  may beill.you may publish thiateslimonial."  Stop that cola or the results will be  serious. You can do this by toning up the  system with PSYCHINE.  For Salt by all Drugjuli, 50c. & $1 per tottla  Dr. T. A. SL0CUM  LIMITED,  TORONTO  one to 19,391, and Prince Edward Island, one to every 33,668. The total  revenue of the Patent Office* for the  fiscal year was $176,692.05.  'Strong on Conversation.  The Winnipeg city fathers followed  with the closest interest Jim Con-  niee's legislation at Ottawa and even  had representatives at Parliament  Hill to see that the city's power privileges on the Winnipeg River were not  interfered with. When word came  tiiut the bill was killed, one of thi  City Council framed a telegram to be  sent to Hon. Clifford Sifton, congratulating him on his stand. This particular membar, while a good councillor, like a good many Western old-  timers did not huve educational opportunities in his youth. He had the  telegram addressed, "Hon. Clifford  Sifton, chairman of the conversation  committee, Ottawa." A" newspaperman, however, pointed out that there  was a slight difference between "conversation" and" "conservation," and  the telegram was changed in time.  London's Depots.     ,  There are 700 railroad stotions within twelve miles of Charing Crow.  Saved His String  ,Farmer���������Hey,  there; don't,you see  that sign, "No" Fishing?"  City Chap���������Yep, but' look at the  basket of beauties I "caught. The man  who put up ..that. sign muat be a  ciiump.  Red, Weak, Weary, :��������� Watery .Eyes ;  Relieved by -Murine ' Eye Remedy.  Try" Murine for your Eye'Troubles.  You will like Murine, dt Soothes.  50c at Your Druggists. Write for Eye  Books Free. Murine Eye Remedy  Co.,- Toronto. .2  -Beyond the Mark       . r-.   '   .  Byqnson���������Artists say-that five feet  eight'inches'is the-divine height for  woman.    "- ';  - ',  Petulant Darling���������You khow.-X am  five feet eight.' .,*'.-  "Ah, but you are. more than-divine.". *  A  \ i  . Mother���������Do you think that young  man has matrimonial iiitentions,."my  dear?    * ���������������������������-.'-..-.��������� *._���������*.    t.  Daughter^-I certainly do, mama.  He' tried to convince me last night  that I looked prettier' in' that two-  guinea hat than in the three-guinea  one.���������Scraps. __     ���������..-_' *"    -  ���������(���������  The use of wall paper containing designs in vertical lines will niuke a  room in which it is used look both  larger and higher.  " '   "  Worms cause fretfulness and rob the  inlarit of sleep, the 'great" houris!ie"r.  Mother Graves' Worm Exterminator  will clear the stomach and intestines  and restore healthfulness.  "You don't, think it necessary for a  young "man to study Latin?" **.  '."No,"- answered the .athletic youth  "Latin used' to be a noble aiid poetic  language. "Now it's just.a secret code  for^the doctor- and the "druggis't."���������  Washington Star.    ,;...-'  i  :���������-��������� -  Nonsurgical operation' is necessary in  removing -corns',if Holloway's Corn  Cure be-.used.  PRONOUNCED SI-KEEN  Arc-  Changed His Mind  "You are charged,with larceny  you guilty, or not guilty?"  "Not guilty, judge.   I. thought I was,  but I've been talkin' to my lawyer,  an' he's convinced mc that I ain't."���������  Catholic News.  Two young ladies boarded a .crowded  tramciir and ��������� were obliged to stand.  One of them to steady herself, took  hold of what she supposed was her  friend's hand. They had stood thus  for some time when, on looking down-  she discovered that she was holding, a  Hum's" hand. Greatly embarrassed,  she exclaimed���������"Oh, I've got ��������� the  wrong hand!" 'Whereupon, the man,  with a smile, stretched forth his other  hand, saying���������"Here is the other one,  madam."  Precocious  "Say, ma, grandma must be awfully  wicked.^,'    .  "Why, Willie, what do you mean?"  "Well, she told me herself that the  good die young."  ,  The rabbit and the turtle were preparing for the^ruce'.   -���������'  "Keep an eye on the rabbit," cautioned Timekeepcr"Foy, "he -is going  to welsh."  "Ha! ha," laughed thc turtles "In  that case he will be ti welsh rabbit."  But alas for poor turtle, when the  race was over he landed iir the .soup  ^-Chicago News.  ��������� ,   "        -  DOMINION  DAY  EXCURSIONS  For Dominion Day, July 1st, the  Canadian Pacific Railway Company  announce a rate of fare and one-third  for the round trip. Tickets will be  on sale. June 29 to July 1st inclusive,  final return limit July 4,1910.  Somehow" the: average girl exorcises  be.tt r judgment in choosing Aher  friends thun she does, in choosing a  husband.  W..N. U., No. 799.  Burden of Happiness  There are some who are wholly un-  able to,support the burden of joy  There is.a courage of happiness as  well as a courage of sorrow. It may  even be true that permunent happiness culls for more strength in man  than permanent sorrow.���������Maeterlinck, J  Preserving a Balance  Wentherby���������How is it thut your son  has to study so much" in summer?  Feathersby���������That's the only, time be  has to improve his mind. His college  course is taken up with athletics.  There are now ,'12 miles of "underground railroad in Paris, arid plans  liovn been completed for the building  of 23 miles more.  Swift  Hoax���������I saw a carpenter today diive  126 nails in a minute: .  Joax���������Wonder ho wasn't arrested f Jr  fast driving.  mmmmmm  ���������wiililt  THBJ$  I  a-_i. ' .ft".'  "^i-ft'A-*-***.-'--^  V'*  !>-  THE   LEDGE.   GREENWOOD,'  BRITISH  COLUMBIA.  ,     <**���������  ���������     -1*    '  *rt - "*��������� ���������   jPH'  On Alberta's   Pra'ries���������DF*V CHASE'S  ,-��������� Medicine   and     Receipt     Book  ���������'. .  Very Popular Out There.  "The luxuries of'city life are little tive. It costs $40.00 for a doctor, to  known in the praiiie homes of West- come out here; so it is rather expen  em Canada.     When   sickness   com.s  sive tovget sick.  people find it necessary to depend on) "I recommended Dr. Chase's Nerve  their own resouic.s to a great extent! Food to a friend of mine for his wife  on account of the difficulty  and ex-1 He   studied    the    symptoms   in   Dr  DAMES AND DAUGHTERS:  .  A New York woman, the wife of  Martin W. Littleton, a lawyer, Is milking an pffort to substitute the Bible /or  bridge Iu society.  Mine. Marie Kraus-Bolte has'Just  celebrated at her home Id New  *iorn  pense of a doctor's visit,  * 'By reading the 'letter -quoted here  you will form some idea of how Dr ���������  Chase's- Medicines and Receipt .Book  are "appreciated in Alberta. This is  not only due to the convenience of  having these medicines on hand when  occasion requites but is also owing to  theiivwonderful reliability.' ..^ - , e ���������  Where will you find-such a restorative, treatment as*, Dr. .Chase's "t**Jerve  Chase's Almanac and' found she  needed Dr. Chase's "Nerve Food to restore her 'wornout" nervous system. - I  gave him some of this medicine'until  he could get to town when he got two  boxes more and these cured her entirely. ,   '  "For myself, I used , Dr. Chase's  Catarrh Powder with splendid-results.  F.or some, time Ijwas.bad with catarrh  and- could -not  "breath 'tlnoueh  , my  Food;; to- enrich the^ blood, strengthen j nose.    Now  I  go  to  bed   and-never  ii       ���������_-..__    -    ,-,.__���������, ..-.   ,, , wake all night and breathe" all   the  time through the nose."  Dr.-Chase's'Medicines aie'for sale  by all dealers or Edmanson, Bates expo., Toronto.. \ .        .   -  ,  -,the nerves and~*build up the run down  "system? _    . ,      ,  Mr. ' Geo. Clay', * Oxville, Albeiti,  writes: "I have always been a'great  admirer of Dr. Chase's Medicines and  Not Far*Wrong  "Say; paw," queried little Sylvester  Snodgrass, "what's a test case?"  "A test'.case; my son," replied Snodgrass, sr., "is a case brought in cou t  to decide whether there's' enough' in it  to justify-"the 1'iwyeis in wot king up  similar cases."���������Lippincctt's  'A Boon for the Bilious.���������The liver is  a very sensitive orpan'and easily de-  ..���������ranged. When this occurs thero is  undue secretion' of bile and the acrid  liquid flows into the stomach and  sours it.   It is a most .distressing ail-  . ment, and many are prone to it. In  this condition a man finds the best  remedy in Parmelee's Vegetable Pills,  which are warranted to speedily correct the disorder. There is no better  medicine in the entire list of p_ill pre-  icriptions.. . '   * ���������  have had. his large Receipt-Book for  Sol K^a^^e^^X3!^I ^ f^ -V^>>^ib  and have proven   wonderfully   effec-   work*   She was a pupil of trau tab-      - -    ��������� - renbelt. " -  Miss Marjory Snyder, a student at  Welles ley .college, has determined to  earn ber living from the soil, immediately after her graduation she win  buy a farm on Long Island, where she  proposes to grow vegetables aud breed  .valuable'stock. -  ���������     "   -  Lady Marjorle' Manners, eldest  daughter of the Duke of Rutland. Is a  vi-'*y clever society actress and has  taken part In many recent charitable  entertainments ,Ht tbe"' court. She  paints, writes a little; goes racing, acts.  slugs and frequently finds time In between to play tbe Lady Bountiful.  Mine. Falsey-Lanmennler Is tbe first  woman to be appointed a* mall carrier  In I'raiice. ETer route Is In the little  town of Chapelle-sur-Aveyron, nnd-It  Is said'that If she performs ber duties  satisfactorily' other women will got  siinl'ar places. Mme] [''alsey-Lanmcu-  nler tun Ices ber rounds on a bicycle  supplied by the government  f -  Tattered Timothy��������� "I've been  trampin' four years, ma'am, an' it's  all 'cause"! heard that the doctors recommended walkin' as the best exer-  cise."  Mrs. Prim���������"Well, the doctors are  ��������� right!   Walk along."  ' Minard's Liniment used by Physicians  Bobby���������Honest,   is   there'-twins   at  your'house?..  -Tommy���������Honest!    An'  they're just  alike.  *   -.Bobby���������Bui't jest the' same way, or  are  they    rights    and    lefts?���������Toledo  Blade.  1 ;.    Couldn't Stand   It  Chairman (ot concert)���������Ladies and  gentlemen Miss Discordant will now  sing, "Only Once More."  Sarcastic Critic���������Thank Heaven f.r  thatl-  Chairman (coming forward ugnin)���������  Ladies and gentlemen, instead of singing "Only Once More," Miss Discordant will sing "For liver and Ever."  Collapse   of   critic.���������Exchange.  Merely an Estimate  Slobsley���������Miss  Agnes?     Why,  she  weights 300 pounds.  Lapsley���������She doesn't, she doesn't!  Then  everybody present   'wondeied  how Lapsley knew.  SKIN BEAUTY PROMOTED  "In the treatment, of affections of the  skin and scalp which tortuie, disfigure, itch, burn, scale and destroy  the hair, as well as for preserving,  purifying and beautifying the complexion, hands and hair, -Cuticura  Soap and Cuticura Ointment are well-  nigh infallible. Millions of -women  throughout the woild rely on these  pure,,sweet and-gentle emollients'for  all purposes of the toilet, bath and  nursery,, and for the sanative, antiseptic cleansing of ulcerated, inflamed  mucous surfaces. Potter Drug &  Chem. Corp., Boston, U. S. A., sole  proprietors of the Cuticura Remedies,  will mail free, on request; their latost  32-page Cuticura Book on the skin and  hair.  'llftffllsiiiSlii^  lilgigllllllii  Everybody now admits  Zam-Buk - best for these.  Let, it give YOU ease  and comfort. ���������  Drutftisti 'and Storts ivtrywfttre  "Keep On Trying" ������������������  A ILtle girl-.who had a live bantam  presented lo her was disapj.o.ritea at  uie smailness of the first e^g laid, by  me bird. Her ideal egg wa.-> that oi  the ostiich, a specimen of wmcli was  on the table in the druwing-iooin. One  Uay the ostrich's egg was missing fr^m  its accustomed place. It was subsequently found "near the sp jt where t..e  oahtain nested, and on it was stuck  a p.ece of paper with the" 'woids:  "Something like this,-please.' Keep lh  trying."     . ���������  The Writers.  '    SAVED  IN  HIS OLD AGE  -Annapolis, N.-S., May 14, 1909.���������I  nm over eighty vears of age and have  suffered  from   Kidney    ancl    Bladder  :.trouble for fifteen years. I took doctors' . medicine but got no help. I  want'to tliank you for sending me the  sample box of Gin Pills, which help'd  . me. ' %_- . ���������  ��������� I have taken six boxes of Gin Pills  altogether, but got relief before I lind  taken near that amount. I had to g t  up some nights every fifteen minutes  and had to use an instrument b-fore I  could urinate. Now T can lie in bed  four'or five hours without getting up.  W. H. .PIERCE.  -  Write National .Drug" &*  Chemic; 1  Co. (Dept. N.U.), - Toronto, ��������� for   free  . sample.   Regular size 50c, 6 for $2.50.  ��������� ��������� Host (trying to. make impression-on  ��������� guest)���������"Now,- then, Mary what" have  we.got'here?" >������������������,'-  Mary���������"I've - forgotten the new  French name -,vou told me to call it,  sir, but it'sJash!",     -.     \ *;  Reasonable  Iliggs���������Are you not indulging in "a  good many luxuries for one in your  position, old man? -   ���������  Biggs���������Yes, but great Scott! the ne-  Cessities are all so thundering high-  Boston Transcript.  In addition to Rudyard Kipling's other accomplishments be Is a first class  gardener.  '.Miss Fanny Crosby, the blind "poet  nnd liyinu writer, has Just celebrated  Her ninetieth birthday. Aside from  net blindness, Miss Crosby Is still in  possession of all her faculties.  Albert Blgelow Paine, himself n 'tin  nmrist of no small caliber, has been  .Mark Twain's Hoswell for many years,  doing for him what Traubel did for  Whitman, recording- every passing  thought and comment and putting In  shape the humorist's autobiography.  At a recoup meeting of the Society  of Authors, London, .Maurice Hewlett  directed attention to tbe fact that  Thomas Hardy, recently elected, was  but the third president tbe society has,  had in Its entire career. Mr. Hardy's  predecessors wero 'Tennyson and  George Meredith.  - Dick���������"Do you like loniantic girls,  Harold?"  Harry���������"I don't.   When you make a  hole in your salary buying them ������ex-! f,*Mi"iJ T^inn'rT  pensno lloweis, they tear-them ap.ut, a u  repeating, 'He loves me���������he loves me  not.' "  .   DAMES AND DAUGHTERS. ~  Belle Danolds of Chicago, forty-nlno  years old, who has lived lu the family  of Dr. and Airs. William Knox for thir-  ty yeurs. has just been legally udopted  by them.  Lady Mulr Mackenzie, wife of the  senior member of the governor's council, Is the moving spirit of the. Women's club of I'oonu, India. She alms  to Improve the condition of the women  of India. ������ ���������    .  Miss Ty Leung, who hns been^.appointed ussisiaut to the matron iu  charge .ot' lhe new immigration sta-  tiou on Angel Island. San Francisco,  Is lhe first Chinese woman .to receive  a,federal appointment. ���������  "Mrs. A. B. Kndlcott of Atlantic City,  N. J., celebrates one minute birthdays  every three In four years. She was  born ou Feb: 20 and when it Is not  leap year celebrates .her birthday  while the clock is -.Hiking 12 between  Feb. 28 and ..March \\-  Miss Anne Morgan has added "to-ber*  other aclhities by joining n new organization known as lhe North American Civic League l-'or Immigrants. It  was established lo protect aliens from  fraudulent agents who prey upon steerage passengers after their release from  Caller���������"I sec you keep v chickens  What breed do you coiis.der the bjsi?  Suburbanite���������"It's liaid lo tell. J  nolice, though, that more, of my'white  Wyandottos are stolen,than any other  kind."  The Writers.  Howard���������When Dr. Incision oper-  afed on me he left a pair of surgical  scissors in my anatomy. Can I sue  him for damages?  Lawyer���������Better just send him a  huge bill for storage.���������Life.  The Cookbook.  I was cured of Bronchitis and Asthma hy MINARD'S LINIMENT.  MRS. A. LIVINGSTONE.  Lot 5, P. E. I.  ,  ���������I was cured of a severe ottack of  Rheumatism by MINARD'S LINIMENT.  Mahone Bay. .      JOHN MADER.  I "was cured of a-severely sprained  leg by ".MINARD'S- LINIMENTY  '   JOSHUA A. WYJSACHT.  Bridgewaler.  ������Do not forget that every ten cent  packet of,Wilson's Fly Pads will kill  more flies" than three hundred sheets  'oL'sticky^ paper. ��������� \'    '  Punch, the"famous "polo pony-> who"  .carried the late Mr. Woodbury "Kane  _ through so many strenuous games in  the United States has just died, at the  ' ,age of '45,_probubly the oldest horse in  the world.     .'   ���������-.  When making sweet croquettes add  a little sugar to lhe crumbs In which  lhe crcM|iii-ttes are to be rolled.  Leftover mullins taste as good as  new If they are baked a second time  fug a few minutes after having beeu  dipped in cold water.  Chopped almonds are sometimes added to rhubarb jelly���������the kind of jelly  made with" gelatin and tbe sweetened  Juice of the slewed fruit If the Jelly  is not too*acid serve it with a garnish  of whipped cream.  Ncufchatel cheese or tbe old .fashioned homemade schniierease'may be colored a delicate green with pistachio.  It is used iu making salads and is very  pretty when" formed Into nests and  tilled with vegetable salad.  Katharine' Tynan began writing at  the age of seventeen and published  her lirst volume, a book of verse, in  3������ST).  , France can also boast of the oldest  editor iu the world In the person or M.  de Molinurl. who nt ninety-one years  of age edits the Journal des Eeouo-  inlstes and writes' largely for Its  pages.  G. Frederick Turner, the author, Is  married to the younger daughter of  George Grosmith. the Hiigilsli actor.  At Harrow and Oxford, where he was  educated, he gained a reputation us a  Boarding Mistress���������"Is there anything wrong with that egg, Mr. Four-  pei ? I see you are aecoi ding il a very  critical examination."  Mr.    Fourper���������"Oh,    not   anythirg' writer of amateur stories,  wrong with the egg.Mrs, Ski.npem.   11     VI(.tor   ������������������,,���������   w���������g a.���������0(,d   bu8hieB8  man. Oue of his biographers describes  him as "the keenest hand imaginable  was  just  looking   for   the   wishbone,;  that's all." - I  First Little Girl���������"Your, paprt and  mamma are not ieiil parents. They  adopted- you."  Second Little Girl���������"Well, that  makes it all the more sati .factory. My  parents picked me out, and yours had  to take you as you came." .  at a bargain, a past master in the art  of drawing up contracts and the only  author ou record who .made a fortune  out of tils hooks while his publishers  lost ou them."  The funeral of Josef Bepper, aged  eighty-three, who died at Mitterner-  vald, in Austria, was attended by his  hundred grandchildren, who walled  two by two behind his coffin.  Current Comment.  One thing seems certain, anyhow���������  Roosevelt escaped the sleepiug sickness.���������Cleveland Leader.  The price of seats for the J.-J. mill  on J. 4 shows ijnit; while thp pugilists  When Mark Twain was a young a-d ������n *; *,��������� *J,,,t; wll,,e ������Up -?-������������������������������������������?������  struggling newspaper writer in Sun' do ,be 1'U0''*il"S- money *)������* the talk-  Francisco, a lady of his acquaintance   ���������*"S.-Memphis Commercial Appeal.  saw him on day with a cigar box under his arm, looking in at a shop win-  dow.  Keep Minard's Liniment in the house.  A great-plebiscite on the prohibition  _ofvthe liquor traflic   throughout   the  whole of Sweden has resulted as follows:    For    prohibition,       1,700,000;  Against, 12,500.   ' ���������>  A Chinese newspaper is go-orally  printed 'on a" roll, ' so that the purchaser-may tear it off as he reads it.  An Always Ready Pill.���������To those of  regular habit medicine is of little con-  ,cern, but the greot majority of men  are not of'regular habit. The worry  and cares of 'business prevent it, and  out of the irregularity of life, comes  dyspepsia*, indigestion, liver arid kid.  ney troubles as a protest.. Thc rundown system demands a corrective  ancl there is none better than Parmelee's Vegetable Pills. They aie  simple in their compo.iit'on and can  be taken by the most delicately constituted. '      '  ' Town Topics.  ' There- should be more breathing  spaces'for tho statues in Washington  They are being crowded by the living  ��������� Washington Post.  in New York's historical parade on  the Fourth of .tuly that famous metropolitan symbol, the Raines law sandwich, should be given a large float all  to Itself.-Chicago News.  If cities were enumerated according  to their moral force, gentleness, natural beauty and womanly loveliness  Houston would make towns like New  York or Chicago look like a Montana  mining camp.���������Oouston Post.  According to Henri Roehefort, there  are  as   many   forged   Renibrandts  in  ���������,r    ���������. ���������   .        .,   ,,r   , , this   country   ������s   there   are   spurious  Mr. Clemens,    she said,    I always, strudivurius tiddles.    Aud that is go-  see you with a cigar bjx under youri ,,,��������� ������������������,������������������    ,���������,:, ,, , ,,    ,      ,  arm.    I  am  afraid you  a.e smoking! hig some.-Ph.ladelphla Inquirer,  too much." - I"   \Ve   used   lo   call   it   consumption.  It  isn't that,"  said  Mark Twain ! Then at "'the behest of the physicians  'I'm moving again.  ������    Ready for Commencement   -  Mrs. Glow���������Will your daughter finish this year?  Mrs. Blow���������Oh, yes. The president  writes that she is the best dressed  girl in the school.  we learned how to spell aad speck tuberculosis. Now they -are springing  phthisis on us. We balk.���������Syracuse  Post-Standard.  WORKMEN .ARTISTS.    ,  England   Is Showing Some  Quito  Remarkable Work.  A short time ago the papers referred  to a wonderful collection of pictures  by German workiug men whieli had  been collected by Dr. Adolf Leven  stein, of Berlin. . An article dealing  with these pictures 'was published in.  The Strand Magazine, and the editor  of that famous monthly invited working men of this country who had devoted their leisure to drawing and  painting to send specimens of their  work. ,  The result of the invitation was  astonishing. Hundreds of painting-)  and drjwings were forwarded by British working-men. Dozens of trades  were represented, including' such diverse occupations as gardener, hou3e-  painter, lighterman, paperhahger,  compositor, railway porter, weaver,  coal-miner, waiter, and many others.'  A selection of these pictures is published in .the May number .of The  Strand,, und the general aitistic, merit  is such as to cause one to marvel that  so much talent lies hidden amongst  men whose daily toil secures for them  a wage averaging from $5 to $6 per'  week, 'lhe article published in 'lhe'  Strand commences with an initial picture-letter worthy of Walter Crane. It  bus been drawn by H. W. Ford, who  for eight years worked as-a bottle-  washer to a firm of .wine merchants,  und whose weekly-wage amounts to  $5.50.  But this humble artist ha3'higher  thoughts than bottle-washing. "Whenever  I  discover a  book like  Burke'3  .'Sublime and Beautiful'," he says, "at  tlie   lending   library,   I   reckon   life's  worth living.   But you don't get much  sympathy.   Some people imagine that  aitistic cellarmen,  bricklayers' labor  ei*3,  etc.,  are   simply    wasting  their  time.   Keeping pigeons or-poultry, or  canvassing for insuiance companies m  one's spare time, would, according to  them,  be much   more sensible.    But  they are narrow-minded, that is all."  A shoemaker named Robert Mallett,  earning $5.50 per week, has executed  a   beautiful   landscape   depicting   the  .village of Costessey, near Norwich. Ha  has .never  been  taught painting.    A  sign-writer employed by the gas company  at  Beckton  sent in  a, realistic  study of a lion.  "The Adoration of the  Shepheids," a striking picture paint  ed by Alfred Bonhcur, a house painter of twenty-four, earning $' a week,  "deserves great praise," to quote the  words of The Strand's art editor: "The  composition and lighting show a sense  of truth,* as well as of the dramatic  needs of the scene."  ..      .  ATJVl  Il  .-���������'-.���������-"���������'41  - ,'*,*-;',.v5?i.B7  ,-.  ;.'-f'i**l  - - * l--V'&4s*w8  Suffered Tortures Until "Frult-a-tlves"  ,   Took'.'Away'   Tho*  Pain.  "Was!  .-.*'&���������"'I  r���������i*irfi- **������ 1  *���������'    ������������������"���������'I  >M?:I  "Frult-a-tives," the famous fruit  medicine, Is , the ' greatest 'and most  scientific remedy ever discovered for  Rheumatism. _ .   ,   ��������� .  "Frult-a-tlves,"   by 'its'��������� marvellous',  action   on   the   bowels,   kidneys���������' and *,  skin,   prevents   the . accumulation . of   .  Uric Acid, which causes Rheumatism  ancl thereby keeps the blood pure,and  rich. ,*-.   ,' i ,.���������**>"- '-  .Mrs. Waiter Hooper, of Hillvlew,'  Ont., says: "I suffered from severe  Rheumatism, lost the use of my right  arm and could not do my work. Nothing helped me until I took -"Fruit-a-  tives" and this medicine cured me."  If you are subject to Rheumatism,-  don't wait until a-sevcre a.tta'Ck comes,  on     before     trying.,, ';Fr,uit-a-'tlves.\*( ���������;  Take these fruit tabjeta now. ands'thus'*  prevent the attacks.   '-,-       v'-.V-"-*-. * -    '  '    "Fruit-a-tlves" Is sold by,aii'deaier3  at 60c a box, 6 for*$2.50, or trial'box,  25c, or may be obtained from Frult-a-   *  tives, Limited, Ottawa.  i        Two  Points  of View*,  Wife���������How people gaze at my new  hut! 1 suppose they think 1 have  been shopping in -Paris.  Husband���������More likely they wonder  if I've been robbing a bank.      *.    '  i&m  A SAFE MEDICINE  FOJK ALL CHILDREN  Kitchener Anecdotes. ' ���������  During the South African War Lord  Kitchener, who has returned, to England after eight years' work' abroad,  entrusted a certain captain with an  important commission. Unfortunate  ly, "the captain's horse cast a shoe.  Hence a disastrous delay. "Very sor-  iy," was the general's sarcastic comment, "but 1 cannot rest my plan of  campaign on a horse's shoe or an offi  cer's carelessness." Thus it is that  "K.  of K." impresses upon  his ofli  The  mothers  whose  little 'ones are  ill not only wish for a niLd.'cine that  will make their babies betier but one  that positively cannot do any harm.  Such a.medicine is Baby's Own Tab:  lets. - They ure sold  under the positive guaiantee of a government analyst to contain no-opiate, narcotic or  other harmful drug.   They alwa'ys"do  good;  they, cannot possibiy do-harm  ���������not even to the new bbin baby. Concerning them Mi's. J.'K '/,. Ma'rchand,  Me. Anne cle la Perade, Que., -writes:  ���������"I find Baby's Own Tablets  indis-  pon&ible.   As soon as* I find one of "my  children not feeling well P-administer '  the Tablets and  1  am    never disappointed in the result.   I������would not.be  without them and  am enclosing fifty  cents for two more boxes.','   The Tab-  lets  are sold  by medicine dealers or  by mail at 25 cents a, box .from .-The  Dr.   Williams'   Medicme   Co., " Brock-  villc, Ont.  1 11 give you a position as clerk-to  stait with," said the merchant, "and'  pay you what you ure worth.   Is that "  satisfaotorv?"  "Oh, perfectly," replied the college  graduate.   "But���������er���������do you think tne  cers''the-futility  of excuses and   the i firm can afford it?"���������Lippincott's.  necessity of being prepared for any-  Tales of Cities.  am'  The Russian city of Riga is supplied"  with subsoil water from, ninety-one.  wells, which have a daily capacity of  Switzerland  lias- one  postoffice for  every  852 -inhabitants;   Germany  for  . 1,495; England, 1,873; Belgium, 5,149;  Austria, 2,905;  France, 3,C08;    Spain,  4,143, and Turkey, 18,315.~  Wood fibres are strongest near the  centre of the limb"or tiee tiunk.  Man. on the. Door���������Ticket, sir?  "1 don't require any-tic-let.    I  ���������lhSC?ih������t in* 'fe'play. is 'Ham- i * ������������'* ���������r ������^������������ -hie teet.  let.' " |    -New York city had more arrests fir  violation of lhe anti-spitting ordinance  Our Neighbors  I In   1900   than  any  other city   in   the  Mrs." Caller���������Do you know "the wo-i Unitcd Sla,es- --av---S !"ud -���������������13. with  man next door well enough to speak, 2.009 convictious and $1,93U.S0 collect-  to? j ed In Ones.  Mis. Subbubs���������Well' enough? *I | in Jbe city of Canton. China, are  knowher too well to speak to���������Boston   BUCi,    pleasant   sounding   streets   as  thing and everything. No man, it is  said, has a greater faculty of estimating a man's capabilities at a glance  But he made a mistake on one occasion.  It   was   during" the   Boer   War,   at  Vredefort Boad Station, that he started fitting out extempore mounted in  fantry columns.   . He determined  to  equip and send them into the field at  once.    He went/to the waiting-room  to look for officers, and found a single  man in occupation. He was smart and  well-dressed,  and   pleased   Lord   K. s  critical  eye.   "You  will command   a'  corps of mounted infantry I have just  raised," said the general.  "Very good,  sir.   What will my duties be?" "Don't.  you know your duties?"   "My own��������� !  yes, sir."   "Then don't argue.   What'  is your regiment?" "Blankshires, sir  "\Vhat  rank?"   "Master   tailor, .sir  Kitchener  hurriedly  left.  Ask  for Minard's  and  take  no" other.  Anticipating the  Fourth '._  "One th'ingasure���������something's going  to pop pictty .soon."    ".   .   ," - ���������,  "What's the answer?" "   *'-  "Firecrackers.", .:  Tiansciipt.  House flies are hatched--*in manure  and revel in filth. Scientists have  discovered that they aie largely responsible' for the spread of tuberculosis, typhoid, diptheriu, dysentery, and infantile diseases of the>  Attacks of cholera and dysentery bowels. For the welfare of your own!  comoquickly, there seldom being any' family, and 4n the. inteicats of the  warning of the visit. Remedial action * public health, you should therefore  must be*"taken just as quickly if t.ie. use Wilson's Fly Pads, the best of al  putient is'fo'be "spared gieut sufferi g fly killers, and keep your house free  and permanent injury to* the lining fiom, these dangerous und disgusting  ������ membranes of the bowels.   The read-' pests.  iest preparut'on for the purpose is Dr. ,    J. D. Kellogg's Dysentery Cordial.   It     The Widow���������Oh, sir!   My,poor hu>  .can be.got at small cost at any drug band has died, ancl I've choocn you to  store or .general dealer's,  and it will  officiate ut his funeral,  afford  relief   before  a doctor can  be!    The Preacher���������-But, madam, I ncv<.r  called. , i knew your husband.  The   WiJow���������That's   why    I   chose  Smart Boy  "Well, there were only three boys in  school to-day who could answer one  question that the teacher asked us,"  said a proud boy of eight.  ','And I hope my boy was one of the  three," said the proud mother.  _ "Well, .1    wus,"* answer, d Young  Hopeful, "and Sam Huiris and Hurry  Stone were the other two."  "I am very proud you proved yourself so good a scholar, my son* it  makes your mother proud of you  What question did the teacher ask,  Johnnie?"  "Who broke the glass in the back  window?"  you.���������Cleveland Leader.  No   Acrobat  "You should dress according to the  weather," said the physician.  "I try to," replied the man with a  cold. "But I'm not quick enough to  keep up with the tlicrmiineter.���������Washington Star.'  Idle men often get up a row simply  to have something to do.  How About It?  "Something is wiong with our modern country life."  ���������"Think so?"     '  "Sure. Up to date farmers take moie  interest in a squatty automobile sued  than they do in a big barn."  English Etchings.  During the year. 1909 the. London  dog catchers caught* 44,900 and dis-  .patched 21,253.  There are 144,000 boys and 34,000  girls of school age regularly employed  In England for money.   -  Between the years,1879 aud 190S. Inclusive. 8,028 new streets and squares  were formed in-London.  There is an inmate of the Colcbesrer  workhouse. England, who Is niuety-sls  years of age, one who is ninety two,  twenty-one between eighty and ninety     Prot,   Mis3 JoiIOS_As j. pliiy an old  and  fifty-three between seventy and liuly in th*s piecCj 1 sha , have to h;ive  Benevolence. Peiw?. Bright Cloud, Longevity; Early Bestowed Blessings,  Everlasting Love. One Hundred Grandsons, Refreshing Breezes, Ninefold  Brightness, und so on.  "Do you see .that man going along  withghis head in tliu air, siiiihng with | workin" thivs  his no.-.e?" -!    .      ."  .    .'  Progress-and Labor.  A safe method of firing shots lu  mines by electricity bus been devised.  A ten story building was built" In  New York city recently Iu forty-seren  *  "Yes; I know him."  "I suppose he believes in taking in  the gooa, pure ozone."  ".No; he's hunting for a motor garage, I believe."���������London Sketch.  eighty.  Tales of Cities.  In the last leu years as much rice  has been -mid need in the United  States as was produced from 1850 to  1900.  A device for signaling to military  balloons at night has*been fixed on  the tower of the railway station at  Spnndau.    It consists of a large hori-  After Sunday School  Willie���������"Did    you   "hear    that boy  swear, .Johnny, when I told him to go  away?"  Johnny���������"Xo.   (Q ietly persuasive).  Tell 'ini to go away again  an' I'll  listen."  Venice has become, next to Genoa,  the principal Italian port.  Vt-nlco Is built on 118 small Islands,  connected by 378 bridges; Amsterdam  ou nearly 100 islands, connected by almost 300 bridges. Ghent .stands on  20 Islands, joined by 270 bridges.  Previous to Jan. 1, 1909, there were  twelve automobile manufacturers In  Detroit, with n capitalization of $7,803.-  000. During the year of 1009 twenty-  one n"ff companies, with a capitalization of $1,000,000, began the manufacturing of automobiles In Detroit.  wiinkies    painted .lound    my    eves,.  cheeks, and mouth. *      j zoutal wooden ring provided with thir-  Brown���������Ah, they will be lines cast, ty-eight electric incandescent lamps,  in   pleasant   places.���������London   Weekly  Telegraph.   '  Two  Factors ���������  Siliquc���������I was surprised to hear  that the Smith-Jones engagement had  been broken. Do you know what  caused the rupture?  Lacquer���������Yes, it was caused by two  ���������The Umpire.  _. Famous Miniatures Found.  A curious discovery of valuable miniatures has been made at West Had-  don, near Rugby. Forborne years an  elderly lady, Miss Fouquier, a descen  dant of a Huguenot family, had lived with a shepherd ancl his wife, and  when she died a few weeks ago it was  found she had bequeathed her belongings to the couple. The goods were  not thought to be worth more than  $100, but it is reported that when the  cupboard of the ancient writing cabinet was opened a rare collection of  miniatures was discovered, all of famous artists, as well as fine old prints  and antique china piec������s of rare  value. They will bring in a decent  fortune for the shepherd and his wife  when they are put up for sale.  Better Get Busy ��������� ���������  If we are indeed here to perfect and  complete our" own natures and grow-  larger, stionger and niore sympathetic  against some noble caiecr in the future, we hud all best bestir ourselves  to the utmost while we have the .time.  ���������Stevenson.  KIDNEYS WRONG?-  Be kind to the umpire. Remember  that he has to decide ugi.'iiist somebody.���������Chicago Kecord-Uerald.  President Tuft thinks he has a hard  Job. but be ought lo umpire the next  Science Sittings.  siniu.taueous discoveiies made by Lie} world's  series  games.-Atlauta  Jour  gnl.  Sclique���������Two simultaneous discoveiies?   What were they?  Lacquer���������The discovery thnt her  fiance was short of money and the  discoveiy that she was shoit of love.  nal.  The baseball umpire Is a delight to  many people owing to the maimer in  which he decides a controversy without occupying months In hearing evi-  | deuce.-Nat-lilugtou Star.  When the old lady appeared at the  .big door of the life .saving st.ition, fie  New Yoik Tribune s'j-.s, she regi.rd d  the rough waters   of   the   Lay   with  Venus Is the brightest of all the stars! frightened eye*-  and comes the nearest to us of all thJ  planers.   Only the moon Is ever nearer  Ihe earth.  Tho string of beads of light sometimes seen, for several*:seconds after  n flash of lightning Is, duo to tbe Incandescence of the air.      ;."-.  The canal theory of Mars Is opposed j.1"110"**"  by   the   Sweclish   savant   Arrbenlus, I    -Mq'-,^.  who thinks the phenomena observed'  ni-e huge  lil-met        ' |    Daughter���������"Please put that down in I ���������HS.JilS tons <>f' '1,'2M Pounds each.  " writing.   I'd like to give your promise    German Gleanings.  ,..,    ,        -     .     .   .      , dermaiiy*-- ncrlal nnvy already con-  Isn t something being done for that   tn-ng toliriWM vessels.  ship  in  distress?" she  anxiously  de-      ,���������   ,,      , . ,    ���������   .   ,        -  ..landed, pointing seaward. I    A"   ,,,,?   "'''K''   m" (*''   '-"'tnrlea   of  "Oh,  that's  all   light,  my'imi,"  ro-1 Or'nuny havi- pooled llicir Issues uu-  der an agreement binding iiiuil ID-JO.  Anybody who wears a hatpin In llie  streets or public places of Hanover,  Prussia, Is liable under the law to arrest and line.  plied a man in oil-skim.   "We've s'.mt  em n line to come to shore."  "Goodness me!" exclaimed the lady,  "Were they waiting for a formal invi.  'If    you    marry Robert  I  Wooed With Music."  Among the Yao Midos, one of the  many Burmese-Tartar people, the  young men woo.their wives absolutely without woids, but to the sound of  music. On the first day of winter they  have a great feast, at which al! the  ma.riageuble girls gather and listen  to the music made by the bachelors,  who sit under the "desire tree," each  playing his favorite instrument. As  the maiden he loves passes him the  youth plays louder and more feelingly.  If the girl ignores him and-passes on  he knows that she will have none of  him; if she steps up to him and" lays  a flower' upon the instrument he  jumps up, grasps her by the hand,  taking care not to drop the flower, and  they go away together.  Distilery In Bath Room.  Raiding    premises    in   a   crowded  neighborhood of Belfast,  Ireland, the  other day, the police found an illicit  still in thc bath-room in full working  order,   together   with   a   quantity   of  spirits, and a second still was found  in  another  room.'   The  front of  the  premises was fitted up as a grocer's 1  shop.   The gas used for the still was !  drawn direct from thc main, and net  through  a meter.    The amateur distillers were lined $500 each.  If they are you    are   in   clanger.,'  When through" weakness" of "dis-*-'  ease the kidneys f.iil to filler the  impurities from the blood, trouble-  .comes- at once.; ��������� Backache, Eheu-"  mutism,   Sciatica,   Gravel, ���������  Dia-' -  betes, Gall Stones and the deadly  Br.'ght's Disea-e are some.of the,  icsults of n-glectnd kidneys.    Dr; *-  Morse's .Indian Root Pillscontain  a most   effective   diuretic   which  strengthens    antl    stimulates    the *  kidneys so that they cle their work  thoroughly and well.   Try  DR. MORSE'S  INDIAN     ROOT     PILLS  "Tfc  Spavin  liu-reSl  Warren, Ont.  Feb. 11th.  "I had a horse tl\at  hud a Spavin for a  long: time and I had  tried nearly every kind of medicine  ���������when a neighbor told me to u������e  Kendall's Spavin Cure, which I did  and li acted wonderfully."  M. ROSENTHAI*  Kendall's Spavin Cure !��������� no  untried experiment, but is the world'*  standard remedy for all Swellings,  Soft nunches and Lameness lu horse  and man.  Used the world over for 40 years.  Every farmer, stockman, expressman,   livery   proprietor   and   horse  owner    generally   should   keep    it  always on hand.  91. c bottle-8 for !f5.   Ask your  dealer for free copy of our book "A  Treatise On The Horse"���������or write us  DR. B. J. KENDALL CO.   56  Enosbar0 Falls,   .'-     Vermont.  London Shop Clerks.  The  London employer in hiring a  shop clerk  insists on-an agreement  that the iatter shall not g(* into busi<  Shoe Boils, Capped  Hock, Bursitis  nre hard to cure, yot  IBS OR BINE  wlUromoT* them and losve no blero  I'eriimny Is a petroltMiiii producer on      ���������������������������������,���������       it           ,   -,.            , niinmiin vn>m una i������ti do dh  tn  the nhenomenn  observed:    '";;��������� , ,;;,   '"    ","'{   rv   -,n  ���������,..���������,, ���������,.���������������������������     ti,i,.������..  ,v���������m������ in   mon    ness for himself or enter the employ i������h,    -Does not Tnilwt������r or removn =--gi-g*i  ������h  nie^pnenomenn  ooserveuiswcni. th)lt ril never set u {oo| m you    a  sninll scale.     Jliiit*.   wells in   li'lK) j 0, ai10ther within a certain distance ">������ ���������*������������������������������������������ (--1*",������ ������������������������*' p������ff or swelling Hon. ct,  clefts In the surface of thajhoust.."                                                     yl,.|������l...| crude oil  10 the amount ot | ���������,������������������,������������������ and..Within a certain ������me limit ���������*&^$^*^VJ!?Zl$'%tX������J!?-  The Colored Supplement | lo Kobert as a wedding present."  Enraged over something   the   local | ���������  newspaper shad  printed about him, a*   The so-called "daylight sav'ng" plan j fast yeiii*.  subscriber burst   into   the   oflico.in  has been found to woik well in the b*'g  Only twenty-two petw's were kill, d  bv motor curs in the streets of Louden  search of the rcsimnsible ropo'ter.       plant of the American Hank Note com-  "Whp are you?   he demanded, glar-|pony in Ottawa/according to the man.  ing at.-the'editor,  who was also the  main stockholder.  "I'm the newspaper," was the culm  reply.  tiger.   The scheme is simply that the 1  big printing company st'irls an-hour j  or so earlier in the mormng in the  summer time ancl closes earlier in t',*c  "And who are you?" he next inqir'r-1 aftcrnoc-.i, giving employees a chance  ed, turning his resentful gnz'o on the  chocolate-colored office devil clearing  out the waste paper basket,  "Me?" rejoined the darky, grinning  from ear to ear. "Ah guess All's de  cull'eil .supplement."  Vie Was Rich  Smith���������Did your uncle die happy?  Jones���������I   didn't   not'eu    him,    but  everybody el'o seemed v'ry hap. y.  "I never knew but tine:* or four per-  for recreation before nightfall.     The  sons who were really   literary,, and  idea has struck the manufacturer-- of  St. Paul as a good one, and eighty-  nine concerns, .employing six thon.  sand hands, have agreed to try it until  the full.  they bored inc."���������Parson Twine.  In New South Wales over two million acres of land have been reclaimed  through irrigation.  [ utter leaving bis employer.  Just the Same  The bride-to-be had the.air of one  who is unreconciled to t'.ie existing  state of affairs. "On't'wo take a wed.  ding trip, as we'd planned?" she  asked, plaintively.  "Not just now," said the young  man, "on account of my partner's ill-  ���������1U-SS'"  "I thought it would be such fun,  takivg that six days' ia;lway journey!' she sighed. >    ���������'  ''Well, now, sen hore," said tlm  young man. "Tf we take tho flat I  looked nt' yesterday, it'll he just the  same as living in a saloon corriage,  except that the scenery won't change."  ABSORBING. JR., (mankind, 11.00 bottlo.)  For Bolls, lirnlic, Old So������s, Swellings, Qoltra,  Vsrlcnio Veins,V������rlco>ltlo������. .Allays Pain.  rV. F. YOUHQ, ".D.F., 137 Timpli SI., Springfield. Mass.  IiYXANS Ltd., Konlratl, CsnidUa IfmU.  llio furaiilied by Martin Bolt S Wyntu Ci., Wlnnipco; '  The National Drug I Chemical Co., Winniggi asd Calgary;  lid Henderson Brit. Co. Ltd., Vaaeauvar.  This ia th.  Time to ���������  Organize  Instruments, Drums, Band Music, Etc.  EVERY TOWN CAN HAVE A BAND  Lowo*4tprluoaovcr ciuotcd. Fine untuloKuo,  ovor 6W Illustration', mailed fioo. Wrllou*  ���������"nriiiiythintr in Muse or Mcslcal Inslrumea'a. ���������  WHALEY, ROYCE & CO., Limited  Torutito, Ont., and Wlnni-iog, Mun.  ./I  W. N. U��������� No. 799. 'IlJtE ��������� I..tDG������,     GRIJEtfWOOD,    ERmSH     COLUMBIA.  m*m'������%*4)>**bti  22a  The  Union  A  Eholt, B. C.  COMFORTABLE  HOSTELRY  John A. JVTcIVIasteP  Proprietor.  iMsort, B, 0.  OKO. I'.  W101.1.S, 1-roprli-tor.  First-class in everything.  Steam heat, electric light,  private- baths. Telephone  in every room. First-class  bar and barber shop.  'JJus meets all trains.  J. R. Cameron.  t uf mtHMWXrm  Leading Tailor of the  Kootenays.  aslo, B. C.  Mouulaineer and Kootenay Standard Cigars.  Made by  I ft. Cbcliti ������ go., HcSson  GREENWOOD CITY WATERWORKS  CO.  B HILL HOTEL,  PHOENIX.  Provides pleasant rooms and substantial meals for the public. The  bar is replete with beverages that  please and satisfy any kind of  thirst. CUAJiEiliS HAGAN.  &^m^b&MW<&3f$  PHOENIX &  .The nearest hotel to the ^  Granby mines. One of the W5  largest dining rooms in the y^  city.    The bar is   replete CX5  IS  with nerve bracers of all  kinds, and the most fragrant cigars.   Drop up and  grjG   1TIG.  A. 0. JOHNSON  PKOritlETOV..  ���������StR-XTc  id  I'  On  QUEEN'S HOTEL,  PHOENIX,   B.   C.  The "Newest and Largest  Hotel in the City. Every-  ' thing neat, clean and comfortable. Steam heat and  electric light. Meals and  drinks at all hours.  R.  V.  CHISHOLM, Pkophietob.  DANNY DEANE, Masauku.  iiiON BOTE  PHOENIX.  This hotel has plenty of pleasant  rooms and a dining room that is up  to date. The bar is well supplied  with cigars, wines, beer and liquors.  SUMMERS & MIRKOVICn,  Pboimuktors.  PUBLIC NOTICE.  "With a view to the better preservation of the Public Highways  the attention of the public is herewith directed to the orovisions of  THE HIGHWAY TRAFFIC REGULATION ACT AMENDMENT  ACT which enacts as follows:-  " It shall be unlawful for any.  person to cause to be drawn or  driven on any of the'public highways of that portion of the Province of British Columbia situate  east of the Cascade range of  Mountains, any wagon or other  vehicle carrying a load in excess  of that mentioned in Schedule  1A ' hereunto annexed  SCHEDULE A  Wagons and 4 wheeled vehicles  shall not carry a load in excess of  the following:-  On tires under 3 finches...2000 lbs.  On tires 3 inches in   width  aud  under four inches 3000 lbs.  On tires -1 inches  in   width  and  under five inches G000 lbs.  On   tires   5   inches   in    width  and over C0O0 lbs. and over.  AND NOTION is hereby given  that the Act in every respect  must be strictly complied with.  Any person guilty of an offence  against this Act shall upon summary conviction thereof before a  Justice of the Peace be liable to  a penalty not exceeding Fifty  Dollars.  ' F. JAYNES ���������  Canadian Wheat  ; ��������� Flakes ";  5 pound Package for 45c,  Pastry Baked Daily and Al-  Avays Fresh.  WESTERN - - HOTELS.  Till**   KOOTENAY    SALOON  Stindon, B. G., has a line of nerve  bracers unsurpassed in any mountain town ot the Great West. A  glass of aqua pura given free with  spirits uieuti.  TJ4l--.11 ONT   HOUSE  Nelson, B C, is run on the American nnd lOuropuaii plan. There  is nothing yellow about the house  except the gold in the safe.  Miilonc Jl Trcffillui.  THE HOTEL GRANBY  Is pleasantly situated in the heart  of Grand Forks, and is convenient  to all the leading financial and  commercial institittinns of the city.  Travelers will find it a comfortable  place to sojourn when in the city.  FRED RUSSELL  lw���������������������������������������������������������'���������>,*a������������������l,,K,���������-1,,���������"  CflEENWOOi  AND  N'KWilAKlvUT    HOTlsr.  Is the home for all. tourists and  millionaires visiting New Denver, British Columbia.  Henry Siege. I'l-opr.  Till*   l'KOVlNCl**   HOTEL  Grand Forks, is a large three-  story brick hotel that provides  the 'public with good meals and  pleasant rooms. A new building  but the same old rates.  Emil I.iirse'if Proprietor,  LAKl'VIKW   HOTEIj  in Nel.son, 13. C, cmplovs all  white help and is a home for the  ���������world at j>1.00 a day.  It. I., GH tilth, rropriotor.  Do not draw logs or timber over  highway. Vehicles meeting ought  to turn to the left. A vehicle  overtaken ought to turn to the  left. A vehicle overtaking another  ought to turn to the right.  W. G. MoMwvn,  ��������� Government Agent.  Greenwood,-'May 19, J910.  THE LEDGE  Is published every Thursday at. Greenwood, B C , and the price is $2 a year,  postage free to all parts of Canada, and  Great Britain. To the United States and  other countries it is sent postpaid for  $2.50 a year. Address all letters to The  Ledge, Greenwood, B. C.  R. T. LOWERY,  PUBLISHER.  GREENWOOD B. C, AUG. n, 1910.  MISOKLLANKOt/5.  Mint juleps and other summer  drinks at Windsor.  In the good old summer" time  what a pleasure it is to swing in a  hammock, and smoke 3C. & II.  cigars.-' ���������   '  In Phoenix'N. J. Carson. & Co.  carry a large stock of gent' furnishings, clothing, hats, boots and  shoes. Drop in and have a rubber.  All the smoke in B. C. .this summer is not caused by the people  smoking Royal Seal cigare. Some  of it is from the forest fires.  Amateur photographers should  havo their work finished by John  H. James, and gain the advantage  of his experience. Cameras examined free of charge.  It is not necessary to go np in  an aeroplane to, smoke K. & H.  cigars. You can smoke them anywhere with perfect' safety, except,  perhapp, in a black powder mill.  See tho barkeeper for further information.  ��������� Picon punches, gin.. rickeys and  mint juleps can be had 'at' the  Windsor hotel in Greenwood.  S-**-,S**^-'BI'*gtffi*^^  GREENWOOD, B. C.  ���������General Dry Goods, Ladies' Shoes, Skirts  , -"'Furnishings and Blouses.  " .    ,   BE SURE TO '  Hold your orders .for" our Stock of Millinery-  Of which we expect to make a Specialty. .       "' ' '  NEW    GOODS    CONSTANTLY    COMING.  A blue mark here indicates that  your   Subscription   has  become   deceased,   and  that the editor   would   ,  once more like to commune with  your collateral.  LAND   ACT.  Similkameen Land District.    fllstrict of Yule.  TAKE NOTICE Hint. Jason Gnrncy, of-Nelson, B 0., occupation farmer, intends lo aptdv  for permission 10 purchase the following described land-..  Cninmenciui; at n post planted about one-half  mile noitli ol Copper Creek, KeHlc Kiver. tlience  west 20 chains, thence* north 81 chains, thonce  e.T-t 20 chains, (hence .-.until tjj chain-, to point  o( coniiuc-nccnieul, coulniiiiiif,' liii) acios more  or loss.  JASON GUBN'EY.  .July Kith, 1M0. J. II. FJ-IKNK V, Ajwiir.  "LAND   ACT.  Similkameen Land Di������tiict      District of Vale.  TAKE NOTICE that Ernest Holwon.of Xclson, B. C., occupation f.innor. intends tonpply  for permission to pui-clifi*-o the following dt*-.-  eribed lauds:  Con1n1e11elnsntapo3ti1Ia11to.il on tho north  lincol Joseph Uhiistui'i's 1 it.-e-npt!on, Kettle  Kiver, thence north incliiins to II. Mr Kin  non's pre einption, thence east l'> chain*, more  or less to Jo-cph Olnist all's j-ocoiidinv-enipt ion,  thence south 10 cnains ni'.ie or le������s to .Joseph  Clii������is'.Inu'*> line, tlimiee west I'l chain-" to point  of commencement, containing m) acres moic  or less.  EltXEST Iinusox.  July IO h, 11)10. .1. 11. ���������."HfcW'KY, As-cut  Last week, in Spokane, a woman  took twelve shots at her husband  without hitting him once. A  woman like that is dangerous, she  is likely to hit somebody in the  next town. The authorities should  lock her up, or else give her a  college training in the art of shooting in a proficient and concentrated  manner. Scattering bullets at  random is unhealthy for any community.  In lien of something better to  practice on, the fighting editor of  Greenwood's leading excitement  has shot 400 gophers during the  present summer..  LAURIER'S FREE TRADE  L.UMiiKit will lind no frost in  British Columbia, and when he  turns his face towards the cent-  belt, his heart should thump with  joy overn the generous and open-  handed reception extended to him  by the people of this glorious aud  magnificent province.  I.ASI)   ACT.  KASI.O   HOTKl  Kaslo, F.  home for  city.  Oocldi  C���������   is a  comfortable  ali who travel to that  ,t -papwortii.  siikhhkooivE  house  Nelson; 13 C   One minute's walk  Similkameen Land District.     District of Vale.  TAKE NOTICE Unit Jnaon Giiniey, Jnr., of  Nelson, 11. 0. occupation farmer, i..tends to  apply for permission to purchase the following  described lands:  Cominencimrat a post, plaiiteil at the'northwest corner of W. Cartci-'s pre-euiplion. Kettle  River, theuee north .-M chains uui-e or le's to 1C.  (Jollier's pre-emption, thence east no chains  mnro or less to C'f.R. siu-vc line, 'hence  south ;iti chiins moro or le������9 nloiiK said line,  thenee west lit) chains more or les.- to po'iit of  commencement, containing 18;i acres more or  lesa.  JASOS GUKN'EY, .Ink.  July 18th, 1910. .). II. KEF.NGV, Afcont.  I.ANII   ACT.  fiom C. P  unexcelled  tilatc'l.  l-.oycr  Il   station.   Cuisine  Well-heated and ven-  ISros., Vroprletoi*  Leaves Greenwood for Spokane  at 7 a. m., and for Oroville at 2:30  p. ni. J. McDo.nku,.  T. THOMAS,  TAILOR,  Clothes CIl-hiic-1, I'rcsscd and  Repaired.  CLl'IS IIOTJfl., NliLSON, 15. C.  Iti;; Schooner Heer or iralf and Half. 10e.  The Ik'bI dollar a day housc'iu the city  Travellers will lind this u plcasanl h'li'e.  The rooms aro clean ami eonifortahle and  tliu meals tasty and substantial.  JACK CICAXT, l'roprlflor.  Similkmnoon Laud District.     District of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE that C'lomfnt ftu-nev, Nol-  son, U (1., occupation farmer, intends upplyiiiK  lor )>ui mission to purclia.M! the follo-rlug dos-  crihed lniils:  Coiiiinencins at a post planted ahoiif, SO  cliiun-i south of Cd)i]icr Cn-ek. -west of Kettle  Kiver, thence iiorih |-i eliains, tlicue east-10  cliains, thence south I'l chains to E. Collier's  pre-eii.plion, theme ������-c*t lOehains to point of  coniuitiieemeiit,i'ont.iiniii(; Id) acres inoie or  less.  CLEMENT GURNKY.  July lUtli. l'.lO. J. II. J.-EENKY. Acent.  These are the days when a  in the stove is worth two in  bush.  fire  the  Since the crop reports came in,  quite a number of people iu Vancouver have become discontented  with their lot.  STAEKEY& CO.  nelson, b. c.  wholesale  dealers in  Produce   and   Provisions  Far away fields are always  yellow to the man in search of  gold.      -         The ups and downs of mining  districts are plainly seen in the  history of the Slocan. Just thirteen years ago, the business done  at the mining recorder's office in  New Denver, was thirty-two times  greater thau it is at the present  time. Still, there is yet concealed  within the steep mountains of the  silvery Slocan vast stores of mineral wealth, awaiting the day when  man will force it into the.markets  of the world.  In Ontario, it is unlawful to sell  liquor within five miles of a mining camp. That is why there are  so many fat blind pigs in Cobalt.  1 "I am a free trader," said Mr.  Edward Anderson in interviewing  Sir Wilfrid Laurier at Lauigan.  "So am T," raid the Premier.  So Sir "Wilfrid Laurier is still  a free trader. "Well, woll, let us  look at the bounties. During tlio  eighteen years prior to Juno .'30th,  JSiJG, a Conservative government  distributed $779,S<S2 in iron and  steel bounties. In the fourteen  years since' that date the Laurier  ministry has paid out.S15,07.'3,421  in the same way. The Conservatives spent on bounties 842,000' a  3'ear. The Liberals have ."pent on  bounties ^l,000,oOO a year."  This was ~a mere device to get  around their oft-repeated opposition pledges of lower customs  duties and of a tariff for revenue  only.  The Laurier government came,  into office on promises that it would  introduce a fiscal policy wholly divested of protectionist features. It  was to be a consumers' government, and the tariff was to be employed solely for the purpose of  raising revenue. - .Ou ' attaining  oflico they failed to iinplfiiient  their pledges. The old tariff wall  was not torn down. Instead, they  surrounded the industries controlled by their political allies with  new safeguards in the shtipe of  anti-dumping regulations. In addition to this, "as already indicated,  they subsidized the iron and .steel  manufacturers out of .the public  treasury on an enormously increased scale. Meantime their organp  essayed to hold the free traders'  and low-tariff men inline by periodically publishing free trade arguments which under the circumstances were the very refinement  of dishonesty.  "Unequalled.for Domestic Use."'  Dealers in Fresh and Salt Meats, Fish  arid Poultry.   Shops in nearly all the  towns of .Boundary and Kootenay.  ���������R STREET,  r  OLDSPOKTS  I  IBEILLIANTES;  B. C. CIGARS '  Are made in New Westminster ami  sold all over the Province.  .  g WILBERG  &  WOLZ. ������  A HOUSE  FOR SALE OR RENT  E. W. BISHOP, GREKNWOOD.  Frank' Fletcher  Puovincial Land Sukvuyok,  Nelson, B. C.  Take your Eepairs to  A D. MORRISON  Grand Forks, the Leading  Sin'cid Jack Johnson became  champion, nearly every coon in the  South is drawing to nigger flushes,  and shouting 'Big Jack,' instead of  'Little Joe,' when he rolls the  bones in that Ethiopian pastime  commonly known as craps.  What About The H.B.R.?  At Port Arthur, * Sir "Wilfrid  Laurier was certain that all the  grain grown in Western Canada  would go by the Eastern route.  To quote from the Toronto Globe's  report of his speech there :  - "Last year the "West produced  one hundred- millions of bushels,  yet the Minister of Agriculture,  who possesses a careful, conservative mind in matters of trade, last  month told the people of the great  metropolis of the British Empire  and the Commercial World that  within a few years the annual out-'  put of wheat would probably' be  over one billion bushels,'unci I believe him. The geographical, position necessitates all the wheat  passing here. It'&II.makes a bee-  line in this direction. ���������*'  ? But what about  the Premier's  faith in the Hudson Biy Railway ?  ANALYSIS OF WA  TER.  S.i4  Chlorine   "   Sulphuric Acid   - 06343  Silica ;.  74.29  Lime   S4.57  Alkalies as Soda     S*9i  Magnesia   237.00  Litliia T....  , ���������   .S6  Pnlnl'iiretted Hydrogen  32.00  Has recently been thoroughly  renovated and re-fnniished, and  is now the greatest health resort upon the continent. Natural hot water in baths, T24 degrees of heat. A course of baths  at Halcyon will cure nervous  and muscular diseases and eliminate rheumatism and metalic  poisons from the system. ..The'  water heals liver, kidney and  stomach complaints. Therates  are $2 a day up; or $12 "weekly  up. Postoffice, express and telegraph offices in connection! ���������  -gHHiam Boyd, Proprietor,  . IflalcyoivB. fe.:*  99S  ,���������3329."  TO SEE THE FIFTH INTERIWITIONAL  DRV FARMING EXPOSITION)  AND CONGRESS   -  *    IN SPOKANE THE SAME WEEK..-,  Tiik cobwebs of the past keep  many a man from seeing the sunlight of tho present.  of the Boundary District  CITY  TnKiti'* was a time in England  when tho government taxed men  for wearing beards. In these modern days, we pay the barber a tax  for keeping our whiskers from the  danger of trailing in the soup.  Tun papers now say that peat  will be the fuel of tho future. We  always thought toat it would be  brimstone or salt-petre.  TO PROLONG LIFE.  THE  K. W. WIDDOWSON, ASSAYI-*!'  AN'OOin-'MlST-Clinn-i's* Gold, silver,, copper or lend, 81 each; gold-  silver, #1.50; silver load, SI.50; gold-  stilvcr,'with copper or lead, j**'2.50; zinc,  5-2; silvor-lead-zinc, $i. Prices for  other metals on application.: Long distance 'phono 67. P. 0 Box, B.H08,  Nelson, B. C. "  -��������� . ���������  Jiag'gao-e transferred to  any part of the City. Furniture moved to any part of  the District.   Genoral Dray-  mg of all kinds.  SIDNEY OLIVER.  Iron is found all over Canada,  but tho greajtest steal works of the  Dominion seem to be around the  government buildings at Ottawa.  The Scott Act will mako a fine  mother for blind pigs.  Hotel Clarendon  Has rooms that are comfortable, especially when ���������-*���������*������������������-*���������  winter wraps the earth in  white, aud the human  family long to woo Mor-  pliesus, where tho frost  does not break in and bite.  COPPER   STREET.  When 3'ou want a Perfect Fitting, ' Up-to-vDate Suit, ranging in  price from 81$ upwards, call on  TAILOR,  PHOENIX.  Get your Razt rs Honed  and your Baths at  Frawley9s  Barber . .  Shop, Greenwood,  iWb999991!Q9<9999999WQe9Q���������l  The Scott Act was a rank failure  in Ontario, and it would be even  worse in this province. It is a  waste of time, money and energy,  to even attempt to foist such a law  upon a western public. Its passage means more intemperance  without benefitting anyone.  Judge E.   H.  Sullivan,   of the  Spokane   county   superior   court,  has been working on ' a longevity  theory for the past two years, and  he now announces that if he lives  two years more,  and is in good  condition at the end of that time,  he is going to live to be 120  years  of age.    He balieves tlmt members  of the human race will live to be  400   or   .000  years   old  in  time.  Judge-Sullivan  is sixty years of  age and as straight as an arrow.  He   ascribes   his    physical    and  mental  vigor to exercising regularly, drinking plenty of water and  breathing pure air.   "The matter  of life," ho says in explaining his  theory, -'is maiuly a question of  renewal.    Earring accidents, if we  take care of ourselves and don't  give up, wo should live many years  longer than   we  do  at this  time.  Old age is nothing more than fear,  ignorance and giving up.    There  is no need for old age in the body.  Just keep the joints  springy  and  the blood pounding through   the  veins and  arteries and the body  will renew.    My  rule is to drink  more water than   the foodstuffs I  eat and walk as much as possible."  M  THE AEROPLANE FLIGHTS  THE MILITARY INDIAN BATTLE NIGHT SHOW  CHUT JOSEPH and the BATTLE. Or  THE CLEAKWATER"  A $ 20.000.00 RACE PROGRAM  FERUIitfS FAMOUS IWIM BAND Ff&\  % 100.000.00 WILLBESPENT F0RTHIS FAIR AtiDEVEHY  DEPARTMENT WILL EXCEL.-  REDUCED VtimblM RATES:  5E.ND TO R.H.COSOROVE.SECY FOR PRIZE LISTS AND'  INFORMATION.  WATJ5U   NOTICK.  to be  Wk have heard that gold dollars'  were being coined in Canada.  Some brands of charity seem to  bear the earmarks of selfish 11 ess.  Women share men's griefs, double their joys, and treble their expenses; ���������     '  A poor man that hath little, and  desires no more, is, in truth, richer  than the greatest monarch that  thinketh he hath not what he  should, or what he might, or that  grieves there is no izore to have,���������  Bishop Hall.  NOTICE is licroliycl von tli.it nn application  will I10 mudo iimltsr Pint V. of the "Water Act,  lli.iii," to oiituin .1 license in tlio Slinilknmcou  Wilier Division of VulocKotilo Uiver) DUtrlot.  n. Tlio iin.ne.aililre-n imrl occupation ot llio  (ijipllrnnt. .lo'Ppli Louis Christian, (Kettle Hlv-  or) \i. <J., fanner.  b. I lie name of the lake, i.tream or source  Ketlle I {.Ivor.  ������. Tho point*, of diversion. Alioiit ."IPO ynrils  1101-tli of lot !>~2 *, mill on llie miuth-niKt corner of  lirB-eni-j'lon .'l.',li.  il. Tlie(|iiantltyof walur applied for. Tlireo  L'liliic fret per second.  c. 'J'lio I'hiiriivlur of tliu proposo'l work.s. A  il.iiii iiliont 10 feet lonn,;l feet IiIkIi, on pro-emp-  tion .���������"Wis; and to be conveyed to lot .17Is by  diti-hniid llnmc.  f Tlio promises mnrliluh tho water Is to be  used,   j'oaeph D. Christian k lot Ml-*  'K. Tlio purposes for which Ihe water Is to be  used.   A Kile u 11 u nil and domestic.  h ff rorlrii^ationMcseilba the land intended  to ho irrigate-!, tflvlnR aci'unuc. About 17,'i  iicrosof lot 'ii's on lie west Icinic of llio Kettle  river, nil of which can hu cultivated.  i. If -tlm water Is to bo used for power or  mining purposes rieserlbo the plueo where the  water Is to be returned to sonic natural channel,  mid t.licdlll'eieuco In ulli into between point of  diversion aiid point of return,   None.  j. Ai-cu of Crown bind Intended to he occupied In-the proposed works.   Noun   ���������  k. This notice wns posted on the .1th day of  Aiifjnat, WIO, and application will bo iniulu to  tlie Commissioner on the I2th day of So|it.,l!lU'.  I. Olvo the names' nnd addresses, of any rip  itrlnii .proprietor-! or licensee.- who or whofo  laniUiiro likely to bo iill'ecto'il hy the proposid  works, either nbovo or below llio outlet. John  Oliiistluii, Oreenwood, 11. O. '  JOSEl'Il LOUIS CfllilSTlAN,  fireenwond, II. 0  -tV'ATKK   NOTICJO.  Hope for the best, bo ready for  tho worst, and take what'eomes.  NOTICI-* Is hereby ������iven that nn nppUcntioti  will ba jmulo under I'art V. i.f.tlu* "Vvatcr Act,  liilip,'- to obtain a llcenso lu the Siinllldiuiooii  Water Jlivi-lon of \ ale (Kettle Hlvor) District  a The iiiiino, niMress and occu ntion of the  applicant, John A Christian, (Kettle Uiver;,  I! C, f.u-uier,  li. Tin* imino'of the hike, stream or noiircq.  KclHn Uiver.  c. The point of diversion. About .inn yards  north of lot f>7-'s, und on die south east corner of  [>i-i!-<!>tirr ioi ���������  il 'J lie iiuiiiillty nf water applied for. Three  cubic feer. persi.'i'Miid.  o Tho ehai'iu'tor of tliu proposed works. A  ilatiinhi'iit'lii fiet Ion*,', il feet high on iiivecnip-  IIon .'Wis; and to be conveyed to lot Hits by  illleh and lluiuii.  t. Tlio pi'emlsi's on which the water Is lo bo  nueil,  John A. Christian'������ lot.His.  g    The purposes foi which the water Is  used.   Airricu tii'nl nnd domestic.  b. If for irrigation describe the land intended  to be irrigated, Rivhifr acrcape. About 200 acres  of lut ������7-.'s on the west bank < f the Kettle river,'  al of which can bo cultivated.  1. If tlio water is to bo used for power or miu-  ing purposes describe the place whoic tho wftter  is to he returned to some natural channel, nnd  thc difference In ultitudo between point of diversion and point of return.   Noun.  j. Aie.i of Crown bind In tended to he occupied by ihe proposed works. J\'ono.  k. This notice was iiosted on the Mb of A ilk-list, It'll', nnd applienliou will bo niado to the  CominUslonoi* on the IL'thday of Sept, 1910.  1. 01 vu the uaiies and addresses of any riparian proprietor-* or licensees who or whoso  lands arc llkoly to be affected by tho proposed  work-i, either abovo.or bilow tho outlet. J. L.  Christian, Greenwood,!). 0. ��������� ������������������". ���������  JOH.V A.-CHRISTIAN.      v  Greenwood, IJ. 0.  WATUK   NOTIOjB.  NOTICE is heroby civen that nn appllcalioii  will bniimde under PnrtV. of the "Water Act,  If)'!)," to obtain a liceiiso in tlicSlmilknnieon  VVutor Division of Ynlo district.  a.���������Tho iiamo.addio-is and occupation of tho  npplieiiut. I'"rank* Huberts, Midway. B. 0 , farmer. -  ���������������������������'*������������������  b.~Tho name of tho lake, siream or sourco  Is Myers Creek.  c���������'I'lio p.ilut of diversion. .-About-300 feot  west of tho east boundary of Lot ail!): '  ��������� d.���������Tho qiniiitlty of water, applied for.  Ono  cubic foot per second. ;  o ���������Tlie charnotcr of tho proposed works.  Ditch nnd iliinio. ',-���������;"  t ���������Tlio prenusos on which tho water is to bo  used. Lot ���������.'II17 0U Myers Creek about 1!J mlU?  from mouth.  ft.���������The piu'P-HCH for whioli the water is lo bo  used.   AKi'lcultural and domestic purposes.    '  ,ii ���������If lor Irrigation describe the bind Intnnil-  ed to bo irrlsiitod.   About 1') acres Avost of  .Myers Creek  I.���������If tho water is to be used for power or  ���������niiiltiK purposes di'scribellio pluco' whore tho  water Is to be returned tn some natural channel  mid tlio dilTci'cuco in tho altitude between  point of diversion and return.  None,  J���������Area of Crown hind intendodto bo occupied bv tho proposed works.  A'onc.  k.���������This notlco was posted on the 12th day of  July,mill, iiniliippllcation irlll bo mado to tho  Cyiiitnlssloner on  thc  lith  day   Suptcnibcr.  11)10. ���������������������������',.  I.���������Oivo tho naires and uddrossci) of nnyrl-  iinrliii proprietors or licensees who or whoso  lands aro likely to bo ell'eetnd hy. tho proposed  works, oltlior ..bovo or below' tuo outlet. John  It; JavkBon, J, Duhumol, Arthur Roberts, nil of  Midway. 11. C  FRANK nOHRBTS,  Midway ,.11.0,  i'M  \  :\\  ���������1  i  ii  h  a1*  M  1  i^?5  ���������feSjae-isMtaiBiB^^  .'.'/.(xf&';(>'? *'������������������

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