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 /L-C^-c^^t^a^f  v  REGINA; WATCHES  "AT ALL PRICES.    ��������� '*      ,     ABSOLUTELY GUARANTEED  A. LOGAN 8c CO.  WATCHMAKERS        -        '    AND " -JEWELERS  Vol XIV,  FOR RHEUMATISM AND WET WEATHER PAINS  Use Lime's Menthol and Mustard Liniment.     ' .Only 35c a Bottle at  WHITE BROS.  ,    DRUGGISTS.  OPTICIANS.  GREENWOOD, B. C, THURSDAY, AUGUST 29,1907  Of Local Interest  No.' 8  APPLICATION DISMISSED..  >-,  Dr. Mathieon, dentist, opposite  the postoffice. ' ������������������    '    . -v  Supreme court will be held in  Greenwood Ootober 22. v  Several [residences are being  erected in Greenwood.  Alfred S. Hood has been appointed police magistrate at Phoenix. . -  ErneBt Cartior returned last  "week from a visit to Halcyon and  Nelson..  John Boyle, formerly of Phoenix,  will open a drug store in Victoria  or Vancouver.  J. W. McFarlane arrived in the  city Saturday and will spend a few  weekB with his family.  Miss Ward and Miss Goddard  left .Monday to Bpend a couple of  weeks visiting friends in Nelson  and Eossland.  J. T. Beattie, local manager of  the Canadian Bank of Commerce,  returned Tuesday, after a month  Bpent at the coast.  Angus Cameron, customs oflicer  at Cascade was in the city Monday, and left the same day for  Craubrook to look" after his coal  aud oil interests in East Kootenay.  Next week the Bank of B. N. A.  will move into the premises occupied for years by the Bealey Investment company, and the . latter  company will occupy a part of the  Clarendon building.  The government has declared a  close season for prairie chicken all  oyer the province until Augus't 31,  1908. In the Grand Forks district it is also a cloBe season for  blue and willow grouse until the  same date.  Some person shut off the water  at the intake of the Liud creek  reservoir la������t week. This is the  second time the water has been  shut off and the city is offering a  reward of $25 for the detection of  any person tampering with the  waterworks system.  Duncan Boss, M. P., returned  Tuesday from Ottawa. * As to  when the Dominion elections would  be held, Mr. "Robs replied, "perhaps in the next two years,"  which goes to show that with age  and political experience our member has discarded the imagery of  youth and become more explicit  in his pronouncements.  Andrew Durniug. aged 5������ years,  died in the hospital on Monday of  Bright'e disease. As far as known  he has only one living relative, a  brother in Ireland. He had lived  in the Boundary for about ten  years, and was well known in the  district. The funeral took place  yesterday under the auspices of the  Miners'union, services being held  in the Presbyterian church.  Frank  Steel leaves next week  for the Similkamnen to look up a  business location, having decided  to work for himself in future.    He  has been a. resident of the district  for about three years, during which  time he has worked in the Greenwood smelter.    He ib an enthusiastic union worker and has held  various offices in the local  union  of  the   Western   Federation   of  Miners, the past term holding the  office of president.   He has also  passed    through    the    principal  chairs in the local lodge Knights  of Pythias, in which he was an enthusiastic workor.   Tho members  of these organizations have been  benefited   by  association  with   a  fearless, holiest,  outspoken young  man, aud in both he will be badly  missed.  "Cariboo Brand" Tape Gutta  Percha Fuse is the highest grade.  Hunter-Kendrick Co, are .distributors.  J. E. Gibbon, of Yahk,.B. C,  was in the city yesterday.  W. Riblet, the aerial tram man  of Nelson is in the city.  Mrs.   Smith   and   daughter "of  Beaverdell are visiting in the city.  Henry   Jones,   C.   P.   B.   land  agent at Calgary, was in the city  early this week.  -The Elkhoru brewery is now  supplying beer to the Silver Spring  brewery at Anaconda.  Archie Aberdeen leaves this  week for. Goldfield, Nevada/to be  gone about three-months.  Emil Voigt of Voigt's camp iu  the Similkameen is looking over  the mines of the district.  Lee Chism is in town from the  Carmi, where he pounded the drill  for several shifts.  Mrs. Gillespie of Bridesville and  Mrs. "JPlatt of Molson were in the  city Tuesday on their way to visit  friends in Alberta.  Disinfect your premises thoroughly and prevent disease. White  Bros, can supply you with "all  kinds of disinfectants.  The government has approved .of  changing the corporate name of  McRae Bros. &. Smith, limited, to  McRae Bros, limited. '    .' .  On Labor Day a - special train  will leave the Mother J .ode to cou-  nect with the excursion train leaving Greenwood for Curlew lake.  F. W. Heslewood, who has of  late become quite a fluent and  forceful .speaker, is in Germany  attending a convention of the I.  W. W.  W. F. Proctor, manager of the  local branch of the Bank of Montreal, Mrs. Proctor and family returned ��������� yasterday from a visit to  the coast.  In advertising for a vest and  pantaloon maker, Bob Horrell of  Phoenix says his girl is leaving to  get married, after- being with him  for eighteen months.  In Ottawa and other eastern  cities the price' of fruit has increased nearly 100 per cent within  the year. This is good news to  the fruit farmerfl of the Boundary.  White wipers on the C. P. R. in.  this district get SI.50 and Orientals $2 a day. It will not be long  before tho white workers of B. C.  will be "compelled to emigrate to  Asia for employment.  The public school opened fMon-  day with three teachers. Judging  from the number of youths sporting on vacant -lots during school  hours, the truant oflicer might do  a good line of business.  A* survey party in charge of W.  G. Rennison are taking levels on  the Mother Lode branch of tho C.  P. R,, with a view to changing the  grade in places, and replacing the  trestles with concreto and earth.  Fred Heslewood of Palmorston,  Ontario, was in the city this week  visiting relatives.   He is the father  of  Harry and   Fred   Heslewood.'  For   thirty-seven    years   ho   has  driven an   engine on  the Grand  Trunk   railway   between Palmorston and Toronto.    He is growing  tired of holding tho throttle and  may  buy   a   fruit   ranch   in the  Boundary and settle down where  he has so many sons and daughters.  He in loud in his praises of the  hospitality extended to him everywhere iu the West by railroad men  and others ho has met.  Some time ago   an application  was made by John Mulligan for  water from Long lake for smelter  purposes.     This   application "waB  contested by the Greenwood City  Waterworks company.: The case  was.argued before Gold  Commissioner McMynn two weeks ago, S.  S.  Taylor,   K. C, and I. H. Hallett appearing for Mulligan, ��������� and  A.' M.   Whiteside for the Waterworks company. Mulligan's record  was refused.      Following   is   the  gold commissioner's decision :  I. I have no jurisdiction to  grant water as applied for by John  Mulligan, i. e. (a) to be used on  lot 1053, a pre-emption claim under the land act. (b) Or to be  used on mineral claims which may  be owned -by the applicant.  2. No ammendment of application was asked for limiting the  use of the water applied for to' the  No. 43, No. 49, and No. 7 Frac.  mineral claims referred to iii the  Water Notice, (Exhibit 1) but applicant stated that he did not mean  to confine the use of the water applied for to these three mineral  claims, and also that he really-  wanted a grant of Water-Record  for industrial purposes. -  3. The water grant of the opposing company, The Greenwood City  Water Works Company has been  amended by the Assistant Commissioner of Lands and Works to cor-  respond with the certificate of approval of the undertakings of the  company���������Exhibit A���������granted by  the Lieutenant-Governor in Coun-  cilp which~approval ~incl iides~tlie"  construction of a dam at Long  Lake for storage purposes.  4. This dam has accordingly  been constructed by the company  and  5. The applicant proposes diverting the water he is applying  for near the dam and admits that  in using that water he would lower the water in the lake below the  storage level of the company's dam.  .   I therefore dismiss' this application. Wai..G.Mo.My;v,v,  Gold Commissioner.  , Datec at Greenwood, B. C. the  21st August, 1907.     - -   '  J. L. . Coles has all kinds of  school books and supplies for sale,  and all the children know where  to find his store.  ���������   Brother Deane, M. P.  The   Kamloops Sentinel is   responsible   for the statement  that  W. Galliher, M. P., wil| not again  seek   the  suffrages of Kootenay,'  and that F. J. Deane of the Nelson  News   will   probably   secure   the  Liberal nomination  for that  constituency.    Tt also states that the  Liberal candidate   in   this  riding  will   undoubtedly  1,0  the  present  member, Duncan Ross.     Referring  to  Mr.  Deane,   tlie Sentinel  says  that he would make a capital mate  for Duncan Ross  in  (ho  house of  commons.    Now, isn't that rather  rough on, Mr. Deane?    And coming, too, from a brother newspaper  man !    Well . might    the  kelson  man exclaim :- " \U tu Bnite I"  Vernon News.  nines 'and Prospects.  -"-White Bros, arc displaying crude  carbolic acid at 25c. a bottle, and  chloride of Iimo at 15c. a package  this week. Get some and disinfect.  COUNTY COURT.  Greenwood Couple Divorced,  A Spokane dispatch says .- Peter  C. Johnson married a-widow with  married children in Greenwood, B.  C, in 1900.and until four years  ago she lived with him eleven  months at three different times.  So he testified jn his suit for divorce from Melissa Johnson.  "At no time," 'said Mr. Johnson, "did she act as a wife to mo.  I went four hundred miles to  bring her back. She left me again  because   I   would   not   deed   my  property to her.    Her son sued jne  for b'oard  and  nursing.    She. has  been gone "four years now."   *  Mrs. Adderly testified .for Mr.  Johnson that   Mrs. "Johnson  had  -written that she had a'-good home.  She   knew   them   in ..Greenwood.  Judge Sullivan  granted  a  decree  on the ground of abandonment.  School'books and school supplies  of"airTcindsTfrom  peus"*~to"iram-  mars can be had at the well-known   "Iowa's   Pride"  me-its  store of McRae Bros.       - .    iLaw-Gaulfield Co.  The shaft on the Diamond-  Texas is down 75 feet and in well-  mineralized rock. Early next  ���������month crosscntting will be commenced from the 100 foot level.  Word was received in the city  Tuesday that Jos. P. Kelly had  struck it rich on tho Bnster claim,  having uncovered a two-foot vein  assaying over SI 00 in silver. The  Buster is on Wallace mountain,  near the Rambler, Standard and  other well-known claims. -  Longley has a specimen of Cobalt  ore, weighing about three pounds,  which is fully 80' per* cent,   silver.  The next sitting of the county  court will be on October 8th.  Last Friday an adjourned case  from the last county court was  tried in Greenwood. It was Whea-  tton et al v- Jas. Kitchey & Sons,  to. recover S222.84, amount supposed to bo due on a previous  judgment. Judgment was given  in favor of the plaintiff for $-10 and  costs. C. J. Leggntt for plain tills,  and A'. M. Whiteside for defendants.  Another adjourned case will be  tried next Tuesday. Tb is between  Jerome McDonel and Wm. Mc-  Innis for the possession of a horse.  We are sole agents for  Morrell's  Russell-  Jas Copland of Bridesville was  in the city Monday and Tuesday  of this week. He reports satisfactory results, from development on  the Le Roi, which he bonded to a  syndicate last spring. At Camp  McKinney work is being pushed  vigorously on the Cariboo. Ten  extra stamps aro being put  commission.  in  The sampling of the Carmi was  completed last week' and work  closed down. It is not known  whether" the company represented  by F. II. Wilson will take over  the property or not. The values  from the mill tests, it is understood, were not as high as expected  but high enough to make the mine  a paying proposition.  By all. the Miners of tho Boundary  A Day of Recreation, Amusements  Vincent St. John of Goldfield, Nevada, and Ida Crouch Hazlett of Mental  have been engaged to address the multitude that day.   Take the water of  Curlew Lake, the Tear of the Mountain.   Return trip fa-conly S946  and Sports  The Lightning Peak  Gold   Mining company  of St.   Paul, Minn.,  which owns a group of  high-grade  silver properties in  Thunder Hill  camp, some twenty miles  north of  Franklin camp, is at present doing  some   important development   on  these   claims,   on   which already  over 1,000 feet of work  has  been  done.    The ore of these properties  is exceptionally rich and runs $900  in silver alone.    This ore  is now  being shipped by pack train to the  Arrow lakes and there landed on  the boats for shipment to the Trail  smelter.  Clouds Are Lifting*.  W. A. Drewry has just returned  from completing a.survey of about  3,000 acres of land on Slocan lake  for a local syndicate.    The greater  proportion of the tract surveyed is  excellent land, well  watered  and  well adapted for fruit growing and  agricultural purposes. Mr. Drewry  observed  that there  was   a  very  large quantity of excellent timber  along the lake, which should prove  of even greater value thau milling  timber.    In the Slocan  camp Mr.  Drewry   was   pleased  to   observe  there is a marked revival in mining   operations.    This  is particularly the case in and around Silver-  ton, where over two hundred men  are employed.    Moreover, the people are now convinced that the future of the  mining industry  rests  with   themselves.    A   tram   from  <  Hewett mine, 5,000 feet long, .to  to the Wakefield mill,   was surveyed and men are now encased  DO  in clearing the right of way.���������Nelson Canadian.  The' Empire and Underwood  typewriters, typewriter paper, ribbons and carbon paper for sale by  McRae Bros.  Have you tried Herbagenm for  your poltry ? Sold by the Russell-  Law-Caulfield Co.  Where it is Really Cold.  A Bangor man in his effort to  describe the coldest place in the  world spoke of a shed that was -'too  cold to keep wood in" and this was  the limit until this correspondence  came in fromMt. Desert concerning the weather down  there last  The miners at Cobalt have de-  week; "A fishermau of Otter Creek  cided to continue the strike.    A says a big codfish was so attracted  EAST KOOTENAY.  ies suffered by any employe from  disease, accident ar other calamity  that may overtake him or her in  employment.  This is the effect and purpose of a  new law entitled, " An act to consolidate and amend the law with  respect to compensation of work  series of extraordinary enactments  by the British parliament in obedience to the. demands of the labor  leaders, who seem to bo having  everything their way under the  present liberal government.  There has been for many years a  law of limited.scope requiring that  manufacturers, mine owners,  and  Slowly but "surely Cranbrook dis  j. ��������� j. ��������� .      .    . sna  tnct is growing in importance as a  ., ...  mining district. |the C0ur8e of their  Wild Horse creek miners are  taking advantage of the abundance  of water to push operations in the  placer mines  The Tracy creek district is  seamed with numerous, large and  well-defined contact veins carrying  high-grade ore of copper and silver-  lead.  Silver ia going down while zinc  is going up. It is now more appropriate for the "smart set" to  talk of their zincware, instead of  silverware.  Prospecting for copper is receiving great attention, and the discoveries made in St. Mary's district give indications of great  promise.  There appears to be a fair prospect that- the Sullivan group of  mines will pay a dividend by the  first of the coming-year.  Contract   has   been   let for the  hauling of ore from the Payroll  mine to the cars   at Wattsburg.  Hauling commenced on Monday,  and it is expected that by today  there will be some twenty-live tons  ready for shipment to the Trail  smelter.   The ore  is  a telluride  carrying high   values   in gold. -  Cranbrook Prospector.  support him and pay his doctor's  bill until, he gets well; and, if he  should die, pay his ��������������������������� dependent "  heirs damages not to exceed SI,500  Everybody comes under the law  who is working for wages in Great  Britain aud Ireland, including  # government employes except   sold-  men,     and  it is the second  in a iers and sailors in   tho  navy,   pro  vided their pay is not greatei  than  81.200 a year-  other large employers of men in  hazardous labor, shall continue the  payment of wages to workmen who  are ill or injured while in their employ, but the new law extends that  principle to all classes of workmen,  to every Boni  in  the  kingdom.���������  THE COBALT STRIKE.  A dispatch in tho daily press  says that it is probable now that  the strike will exhaust itself, and  that tho  camp  will  resume  work j able-bodied youth.  [largo"number of  those  who  were  working in the mines of that camp  previous to the strike were Ontario  boys,   and only  a few  hours ride  from home, so they picked up their  traps and went on  a visit ,to the  old folks.   Iu  the past six waeks  items in the Bruce, Groy and Sim-  coe local papers  were of frequent  occurrence   that  "Tom,   Diok  Harry  was  home on a   visit from  Cobalt and would remain for some  ' tims.    Th.ose boys can stay with a  strike longer than any mining company, for the old folks are usually  glad   to  have  them   home  in  tho  win tor, and iu the Hummer season,  the farm can  always  use another  by the warmth of a gasoline heater  in his dory that it jumped into his  boat and tried to wrap itself around  the heater. It froze in a half circle. Jed Jenkins, of Trenton,  went to the barn to water his  stock. He fell and upset the pail.  Before ho could step out of the  water his boots froze to * the floor,  or He had to take his boots off to get  away.���������Kennebec Journal.  All the latest designs in wall  papers are for sale by McRae Bros.  Have your house papeied before  tho snow comes.  man, woman or child���������who gets  salary or wages leas than $1,200 a  year in any occupation or any form  of employment.  For example, if a woman takes  hoicce sewing, or laundry work, or  anything of that kind, the person  for whom she is working becomes  responsible for any accident that  may occur or for any illness sho  acquire while she is   so engaged.  tfgain about  half  union  and  half  non-union.    Men  are coining into  tho camp all the time in  twos and  threes,   and   going  to  work,   and  many of   the old   men   who  can  escape, the notice of the union arc  going back to work.    On tho other  hand mine owners, tired  of seeing  their  properties standing   idle at  the most active and crucial stage  of their development, are  likely to  give in fo tho demands of the union  and work union  hours and union  scale.    A recent instance of this is  the King Edward mine.    In addition there are n number of  mines  in/-tho   outskirts of   tho   district  which have remained' neutral and  British Law On Accidents.  After July 1 every employer iu  Great Britain, whatever his business or his station iu life, will be required to pay, Jndeinuity for injur-  If a man should bo injured or get -iavo nofc befin intw[m;il w*(,n<    So  flick while putting in a load of coal tliat in a moilUl t|l), (!ftmp o^iiU()  or while going on an errand' or repairing a roof or .���������mending a window, or cleaning a chimney or at a  job of plumbing of* tinkering of any  kind about the house,  tho owner  K. T. Longley  arrived from Cobalt, Out., Monday,  and  will  remain in the district about a week.  He says that since  the strike  for  higher wages that camp has  been  rather slow. Cobalt properties have  been .stocked for over four hundred  millions of dollars.    About thirty  of the properties of that camp arc  mines, producing rich pre.    These  are ciipiliilized   at   between  forty  unil fifty millions, leaving a balanc������  of about three  hundred  and sixty  million  dollars of shares  for tho  suckers. Toronto and Ottawa alone,  it is Raid, contributed fifty millions  to keep promoters from starvation.  Consider the fact that in placing  your grocery order with us you  get the best selection from the  largest assortment and freshest  stock in the city. Russell-Law-  Caulfield Co.  Card of Thanks.  On behalf of myself and family  I wish to extend to friends and  citizeus of Greenwood and Phtenix  our sincere thanks for their kindness and expressions of sympathy  during our latejjbereavement.  F. C. Buckucsh.  A   number of tho old  Boundary ed cake :  Strange Excuse.  Editors have often given excuses  for not being able to fill  their editorial columns, but tho  foflowin������  from a Crow paper takes the frost-  bo going  gangs.  again   with almost full  For   confectionery   that   is delightful to tho oyo and pleasing to  of that house will bo required to I the tasto, call on McRae Bros.  residents havo made money in Cobalt, among them I. Robt Jacobs.  His many Month*' in Greenwood  will bo pleased to- hear that Bob  is now worth $50,000, and has not  invested it in mining stocks, but  iu gilt edgo railway securities. Mr.  " The editor was up tho main  prong of the Elk this week and,  owing to tho lack of foresight in  the commissariat department, had  to oat his carrier pigeons. Hence  the brevity of this column.���������Ferine Free Press. GrcemvooC, B. Ci, Anff. 2.9, 1907.  THb GREENWOOD LEDGE  g^ssiES**^^  TT*'  i  mam  i ������i >r /I111  Our stock of Ladies' Coats and Skirts  44  rd  g'-j PALL AND WINTER.  cj for the coniinj> season has arrived. It comprises all the latest  H mid mast up-to-date styles in all the best and most fashionable  $ cloths. A largo variety of patterns to choose from*and at the  ll lowest possible price consistent with :i high standard of quality.  n  !���������! Dry Goods.  ?'}-S&S-;*������*������3'*SS?^  Millinery. ���������  iHonie    day    make  ?econd Butto.  Greenwood   a  Bras.-' will glitter just the same  ���������is gold.   A tows is known by the ads in  tho. local paper.  A wish man 1ms said deatli is  only the reconstruction of life's  forces.  Tukuk is one thing we will say  in favor of Hill Miner���������lie never  held up a coke train.  Mo.s'KY is the. root of all evil, but  nearly everybody is willing to  build a roothonse to hold it.  HE SMOKE  From  British  Lion and  Mainland Cigars can bo  seen all ovei  British Co  Mnr.hia.     W  in.   Tictjen  males (hem  in'Vancon-  v---r,   and   X  at  Darling  scH.s them on the road.  ];<;;ul;;i-  f" rf<*ii\\-(.f-i:  A. M". :.!���������.������������������  .!*iv   in   -:i  i.::;:, W..,.'���������  ���������:,': > i i." " i i  <���������'>! ('i;ii:  :.-   i.-  ���������A  ;v-  ii:oi-.<hl\     n-.cf tinps  k.-iljM*. ?���������*<>. --S.   A. 1'  hi'!-! on ll:'1 Iii*:*'  ji liiui.fli.   in l''i-ati'i*nily  ! !-.!<.i !--. (.'.���������vcriMiKMit St.,  ���������i.     Vi'-itii y l-.i-fllii-i'n *irf  ini i';'(i if .'>.t;('ii(!.  \V.*.i:::i-.x U . M  I. S.  lai:Nii".. Kecn-tarv.  In publislit-d every Thursday al C.ri'uu-  wood, 15. C , .'Hid the price is J: a yiar,  postage free to all parts of Canada, 1'nili-d  States, Mexico and Great Britain. To  other countries it is sent postpaid lor  jr.50 a year. Address all letters to The  Lodge, Greenwood, l*. C.  R. T. LOWERY,  PUBLISHER.  GRISENWOOD, B. C, AUGUST 29, 1907  GENIUS AND MONEY.  Yory often genius does not know  the value of money and throws it  away: Arteinus Ward was broke  when he crossed tho divide, and  lirct Unrl-e onlyjlmd 81,800. Kdgar  Allan Poo died from an excess of  !of lioo/.p and  was1, often  without a  TiiKitnis a paper in Paris run  entirely by women. It is a great  success and the ollicc towel is ever  bright and clean.  Wk arc out of luck. Hero in  the Boundary, instead of running  a newspaper, wo. should be operating a coke niine.  Ik all the Japs learn to read  English Jack ItfV.Conno.ll of the  Saturday Sunset will have to hunt  for the Green timber.  Bimtisii Cou'.mhia will soon have  the best methods in the world for  treating tuberculosis. This will  injure Los Angeles.  The rush of tenderfoot is disturbing the serenity of Victoria.  Some of them want to plant wheat,  in the flowor gardens.  we wrote for ii paper in that city  twelve years ago. Jt is still good  copy, and the spice has not escaped  it, but where is Dave? J To may  be with the multitude on the  Sound, or perhaps he is pushing-  clouds with the angels. If Davo  is still on this mundane sphere we  wish ho would write and admit  the fact.  Drsi'ATCUKs in the daily press  state that the smelter at Boundary  Kails is to be enlarged to a capacity "of 3,000 tons a day, while the  Granby smelter at Grand Forks is  to be enlarged lo ~>,000 tons a day,  which will make the third largest  smelter in America. Handlers are  coming into Cascade, the railroad  is pushing-its way up the North  Fork of tho Kettle river, and tho  prospects arc good for the early  construction of thc Midway and  Vernon. Surely the. sky is getting  rosy in the Boundary.  i* $ $ $  Too much tea, meat, coffee, tobacco and boozorine cause 1)0 por  cent, of all tho troubles on this  whirling orbit we call the earth.  TH  &  4.  .-in  (���������;'���������' ii\\ o( :!  .'. W. I-'. >!..  ���������\ ���������������������������. 1 1 ;���������..*��������� i*  Minors-' l-nion No.  moots ''very Satin--  l*!:i(in liali, Cos'l-or  in;i.������'  F::a.v  1?  II *.ui  .-it   MfI hot-  iy   1 viiiii.pH u!  ri-Ti,.   Pro^idciiT.  li-ili  Illl'S-  .'onll'ir.    And now  comes  the  following story that Ouida, who wrote  ; "'I'ndcr Two Fags," is up against  'the roal granite formation. Here is  the story as told in thc daily press :  ���������'Thorp was general surprise j years ago we borrowed $10 from  and curiosity when it was an- him and he has been lucky ever  nnu:u'(-d'>hat Miss Louisa de hi|f*ince.  Hanu-f, tlie novelist, Ouida, has a  Ijonsion of S7o0 granted to her  from the civil list. It was known  that she was formerly wealthy,  wealthy, having made a fortune  out of her writings. Tt is even a  greater surprise now to learn that  11ip venerable author (she is 7S)  has been  laterly  in   such  poverty  Vi  li'idr  7:'"().  A. M.\T*-n'M).\\ oocrotary.  that sometimes she has  been corn-  polled to go without food. ���������  INOUSTniAL WORKERS   OF THE !     " The Florence correspondent of  ( ' the Daily Mail sends a story of her  , ..���������  , ,,        ��������� recent life.    He says that until two  C-.    EEN-- OOD LOCAL MO. 31 1 ;  Mwtsfiista.i.1 third Wednesdays ofevery j years ago Miss de la Ramee OCCU-  ir.iiHth iii Ka-K-s Hall at.s p. tn. visiting \ pied a splendid three-story villa at  !!K-:::!ycrs t-oidially invited to attend. ' .^    'Lnr-r-a,.      She    W.1S    known    as  :-"i:.\::k rii'i:.\Hi.\('., Kin. sec'y, j  Kdc.ak W. Dvnj'S, President.  "Wi*  have just heard   that our  Cousin Tom is a 'senator.    Sixteen  Pim'.vix once had a man so tall  that every time he looked at his  feet he would get dizzy. Did you  know him, and how much did, it  co������t von ?  The prospects for Greenwood's  future arc growing brighter. Got  in and advertise, and the world  will \ialt and cast its glances in  our direction.'  Choice   Fruit  l   AMHQ  1-Oi'  Hade at ������10, $32 and ������lf>  Per Acre.  Th  T  ���������i-'.l'i  C-TEF1  Ci  Mm  :an  c  *;''i'-i- 1-VrU-. il. C, i.s the leadinj,'  I.'>'���������-��������� oi tin- tit*.-. .Moiiniaiii iroui  .���������: .1 j;.-i:ne dinner:', a s];ei:iaity.  :{i.i.in-. re>i rveil h>  lelet'r.ipll.  Hugh. Nivem. Prop.  ilt hiiLlhulUi  'COPPER ST. GREENWOOD  None but the best brands  of liquors, and cigars.  Morning bracers and  and evening- hyballs always within easy reach  PROP.  Tk Reception Hotel  fn Camborne, gives all its patrons  the purest food, drink and cignru.  James   Lindsley' Prop.  1 Tho Lady of the Dogs,' as she invariably had thirty, and was always seen with a number of them  around her. Her intense fondness for dogs, with a certain megalomania, caused her on one occasion  to give a meal of milk, bread and  moat to every dog 'in Luca. She  paid the bill for this extraordinary  banquet willingly, although heavy  debts were crowding upon her  through her utter ignorance of the  value of money.  " It is stated that on several oc-  oasions at about this time the went  without food for a whole day, remarking that it was sulllcient if  her dogs ate. I'Yequontly her  maid appealed to the owner of the  villa for supper for her mistress. A  dispute with her landlord about  some furniture led to three lawsuits, which Ouida won, but the  costs further crippled her purse,  and her landlord then turned her  out.  "After staying at ono or two  places she went to a first-class hotel  at Yiarpggio. Again thoughtless  expenditures exhausted her resources, and her plight was such that  last September she passed a night  under the trees on the sea front.  The remaining few of her largo  family of beloved dogs at her side.  When her maid's mother found  her at 5 o'clock in the morning on  tho beach she took her to her  humble cottage at Monti aud kept  her there for several months.  " But that homeless night on the  cold beach caused Ouida to'lose  the sight of her left eye, and also  brought about deafness from which  she has never recovered."  Tun rat is probably the greatest  pest that man has to contend with.  The mosquito is bad enough, but  only does business in the hot old  summer time.  Pii'ify Godr.vkatii is rapidly  becoming the Harmsworth of  British Columbia. He graduated  from the college of journalism in  New Denver.  A.vn now the .sawmill men of B.  O. claim they did not make their  board out of the lumber they sold  in Alberta. Most of them, uo  doubt, were in the business to help  the laboring man and the poor  farmers.      .    Ai-TKii being planned for 200  years work commenced the other  day on the Cape Cod canal away  back in New England. This should  infuse hope into the people of  North Vancouver, who want a  bridge across tho second Narrows.  Ai-TKii his return from Europe  Sir. "Wilfrid Laurier was showered  with addresses all the way -from  Quebec to Ottawa, the people worshipping him as some do a deity.  Perhaps ho deserved it, for it is  stated that while mingling iu high  circles across the pond ho kept"perfectly sober and used no red paint  of any kind.  Tin*, government has sent Rod  Tolmic to investigate why coke is  so scarce in Furnie. It appears  that so far this year the Crow's  Nest Pass Coal company has exported to the United States nearly  28,000 tons of coke, at tho same  time being unable to supply the  home demand. This will be. investigated. In Mentana the coal  and coke .shortage is about as serious as it is in B. 0. Too much  prosperity has its inconvenient side  just tho same as adversity.  Tim Kaslo  Kootenaian   is   re-  ]\ the United States the high  price of flour has led to thc use. of  a new adulterant. .It is made out  of white day and is called mincra-  line. It cannot bo digested and is  injurious to tho human system.  Eager for gain, many people will  do almost anything to pile up dead  dollars.' To adulterate food with  injurious materials is nothing  short of attempted murder, and  should be crushed out with a rope.  White Hour will kill soon enough  without adding clay to it. It (iillo.d  more Iildians in the States than  whiskey.  The great actor Mansfield issick  with nervous prostration. A dispatch says that he is taking life  easy, and smoking his pipe. Another dispatch says that, after trying many kinds of cures, he is trying Christian Science. Row ho.  expects to get cured of nervous  prostration and keep on smoking  tobacco is a puzzle to the wise. If  he wiil throw his pipe and money  at the birds and come to Green-  wood and rustic nds for this p.'ipoi-  for sixty days wc will guarantee a  cure. Don't let them coddle you.  Mansfield. Come out west, wear  a blue shirt and load yourself with  the ozone that is running to waste  around thc bills of tho  Boundary.  School books, slates, pencils,  scribblers of all kinds for sale by"  J. L. Coles.  The Kootenay Belle is not a girl.  It is a cigar that every smoker  should be introduced to.  Mountaineer and Kootenay Standard Cigars.  Made by  3. g. ZM\\\ $i &��������� flelson  l^euuma^ketHotel  Is thc home for nil tourists  and millionaires visiting New  Denver.   British' Columbia.  H.E.NRY    STEGE,   PROPR.  J. R. Cameron.  J -WWm^M^iaw frfi.iiinmiiM ���������mnniinniMim  Loading Tailor of tho  Kootenays.  'Sai  KASLO  NOTE  . KASLO  B. C,  Is  a  comfortable  home  for  who travel to that city.  all  ^ Sassy p  ���������     "' 13 M 8S SLftl R  NE of the oldest banks ���������"doing business-in this  country.  56 Branches in Canada and United States  Prompt attention given to collections.       ������  Savings   Deptinent.���������Deposits of ������1.00 and  upwards Jreoeived.    interest paid half-yearly.  Drafts' bought and sold and a general banking  business transacted.  H. F. STOW, MANAGER   GREENWOOD BRANCH.  '���������*?-  rrT-4H--+T+--W~ltH-l-  jm^^m^^^Mmmm^^mm^^^^k,  m  m  m  BANK   OF   MONTREAL  ESTABLISH   D   1B17.  PAID   UP   CAPITAL, $14,000,000. REST,   $11,000,000  UNDIVIDED PROFITS, $422,609.98 .  (rRiiui-iil lliinlcini; Ituf.iiK-.siTraiiMti'tuiI. /I Iran a is^uftl on all points, anil Colloc-���������  tinim nimlo nl lowest- nil'.'s.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT   "j    W. F. PROCTOR,  INTEREST ALLOWED AT CUH RENT RATES    /MANAGER GREENWOOD  BRANCh  COCKLE & PAPWORTrLl '^^^H^lbMd^  L.-B&i**a,j=u+:"  IB!  ffi-JHWfi-l-  Jl-JJ  taji-fl-ta-ea  I  -P  V  k  <���������?*"  \*Wi  Job Printing at The Ledge.  j  ate  I CONTRAGTORi  I     AND BUILDER  g   Dealer in ' s j  |    Windows, Doors, J:  |       Turned Work and    il  | Inside Finish. |j  | snii\ULKS,]Ji{iCK,i*rrc. jj  j (MANITOBA j;  I Wood Fibre Plaster "  I PHONE   65  ice Cream, 20c.per Dish 1  ice Cream Sundaes, 20c. per dish.  ice Cream Sodaes, 15c per Glass,  Orangeade, 10c per glass.  Lemonade; iOc. per Glass.  5 Q8CGS&3C ������0O������5C������������ 0������e������3*&C t"  |SEEDS  |      TREES  | PLANTS  For.  the    farm,  gnrdun, iluwii  or conservatory.   Tested  Slock oF '  Reliable   Approved   Varieties,!^  j  reasonable prices. J  Itee(supplies, Spray Pumps'and  ,  Spraying Material, Cut Powers, ictc.   (  Milk, 10c. per Glass.  Milk Shakes, ].r>o. per    alss, Etc  se  ���������1  il*  'OS  Kj*  I  we  t  e carry  about 50 different varieties of these  goods.. Fresh shipments on the road  all the' time.   Look .out, for NO. 25  Grets the Prize  * fm  If  Tin* energy of its citizens may 'printing iicwh tbat Diive King and  cataioguk mm    1  \     M. J. HENRY  i  3010 WestifWnster Road, Vancouver  ivery T:p  S9KSECE9  Copper Street, Greenwood.  EVERYBODY INCLUDED  IU  HUNTING NO. 25 THE GREENWOOD LEDGE.  a.  Greenwood,-B. C, Aug. 29, 1907.  Kings Liquor Scotch Whiskey I  '" "12 Years Old 1  J. W. Burmestors White Port.' 1  Jas. Bennessy & Go's 8-Star Brandy.   ���������  GREENWOOD LIQUOR  CO.  *^Ki^m���������pffliaffl^ra^^ii^  I     IMPORTERS, GREENWOOD, B. C.  Beginning of the-Gugge'nheims.  Meyer Guggenheim, father of  the Ne\v York Gnggenheims, who  .control the mineral smelting industry of the United States, caine  from Switzerland at tho age of 19.  in JS.r>3.- On board the .steamer he  met hie future wife, another steerage passenger and,also a" Hebrew,  and they wero married soon .after  their arrival  in    America.    They  fall.      For    their    entertainment  TO RENT  3-lloouied  Cottage.  5-Koomcd Flat.  EALEY-'INVESTMENT AND TRUST CO.-LTD  Opposite Poatoflice, Greenwood,  R. C  G-Eoomcd  House.     . S-Eoomed House  Comfortable Cottage for Sale.  ���������h  Is .the best furnished hotel in the Boundary <|i  district. It is heated- with steam and, |  lighted by electricity. Excellent sample j|  rooms. The bar is always abreast of the -||  times, and meals are served in the Cafe <IJj  at any hour, day or night. jj|  Ernest j. Cartler9 Prop. $  in  had   seven    sons���������Isaac,    Daniel,  Marry, Solomon, '.Benjamin, Simon  and "William, and the Guggenheim  family of today, which controls thc.  smelting  industry of  the.  Unjted  States is thus accounted  for.    The  father began as a poddlar of stove  or shoe polish, of which lie also became a small manufacturer in Philadelphia; later- ho  became an   importer of embroideries  on a large  scale.    Inevitably he made money.  The boys, meaiiwhilo, were coming  up and learning the business.    The  Gnggenheims clung together.    The  older sons became clerks and drummers  for  their  father,    and    the  younger sons, who were more highly educated,' also  entered  tho  fa  ther's enterprises.    Every Guggenheim had a business head, aud tho  eight of them together, doing team  work, were like a dssciplined army  corps.    So long as the father lived  he    was   the   commander-in-chief  and  he  was  undoubtedly  a good  general.   Jt was somewhat by accident, it appears, thiit.ho  became  active in mining enterprises. Some  af the embroidery profits were  in-,  vested in tho stock  of a'Coloradoj  silver mine, back in the SO's,  and  Floors'    Castle,    the    Eoxeburgh  county seat, is being absolutely remodelled,'one feature being a marble staircase, to be used  exclusively  by the royal-guests.   The job  will cost hundreds of thousands of  dollar.-*, and for it,- of  course,   the  former American woman is putting  up.    "But the fact must not be lost  sight'of that in .the  first instance  that' every dollar of the   money  thus dissipated was earned by Americans who labor with their hands.  American   producers  have  paid it  into tho Goelet coffers in the  form  of rent a, earnings-.in stock of  various natural monopoly corporations,  and the like.-  Ju-the  final  count,  the money wasted "by  this  newly  made dunliess upon tho princelings  of-England represents (he sweat of  the   American   brow.    One    day,  perhaps, the American people who  aro worthy of-the "name will awaken to the fact that- there is some-  him one day.  '   ."I.t's a groat secret returned the'  canny Scot,   "but] ril"tell.yoiiin  confidence.     The   folk',   'i    aaw,"  mainly, gave    three-ponny    bits.  Well, when [ got the money every  Sabbath evening I carefull  picked  out  the sma'   coins and put them  by. " ]\Too, as there's only a limited  number of three-penny pieces iii  a  "little place like this, and as I have  maist of them  at present   under  lock and key, tho folk .maun  give  sixpence, at least, instead.    That's  tho way the collections are doubled."���������Tit Bits.  thing decidedly'wrong in '-'rents'  and the taking over by private individuals of the earnings of natural  monopolies���������in fact, that thc two  are not unlike the' tribute forced  of old from conquered peoples.���������  Star.  My Symphony  To live<!ontont with small means;  to seok'elegancejralher UumJIuxiiry  and refinement rather than fashion;  to ho worthy, not respectabls;   and  wealthy, not rich; to 'study  hard,  think quietly, act frankly; to listen  to stars and birds, babes and sages,  with open heart; to bear all   cheerfully, do all bravely,  await  occasions, hurry never; in a word, to let,  the spiritual, unbidden and uncon-  scioua, grow up through the  common.    This is to be my symphony.  ���������William Henry Channing.  TEA  ^������r������served by ������ie  Use   of  ?T?i������ED    LEAD    JACKETS  NEVER     SOLD     IN    BULK  Black, Mixed or Green.   By All Grocers. Highest Awar  St. Louis. 1904.  d  /-,  Koyal Seal is one of the best  cigars sold in the mountains. It is  made in Nelson.  Is under the management of Greig  & Morrison. The rooms are comfortably furnished, and the bar contains the best brands of wines, liquors  and cigars in the city.  w Fresh and 'Salt Meats, Fish- and |  |        Fowl always in stock.        |  | Okanagan" Apples at $2.00 per ������  then he took possesion of the plant  in order to protect the in vestment  from utter loss. Other easterners  have done the same thing, but with  [less happy results. Meyer Guggenheim made good with his mine,  and the thing seemed so attractive  that"lie~soId'l;liF~eTnbroidei^ljrfsi:'  ness and built a smelter in Colorado with the proceeds. I  bS  ,  JB.   \J.  Is opposite the Great Northern depot, aud is a delightful haven for tho -weary traveler. Great veins  ofhot water run through ' thc entire house, and  bathrooms are always at the service of those in  search of material cleanliness. The dining room is  an enemy to dyspepsia while the artistic appointment  of the liquid refreshment room makes the drinks go  clown like eating fruit in a flower garden. The  sample rooms arc the largest in the mountains and  a pleasure to drummers with big trunks.  JAS. MARSHALL, Prop, g  Who Owns The Earth? *  '"Who owns the earth? Nobody  owns it. The earth is a production of an Almighty Power for the  use of all mankind. ..That beiii"  the case, no human being has any  right to monopolize the earth or  any portion' of it. Tho humblest  being on earth is as much entitled  to use its resources and cultivate  its natural products as the most  wealthy of his fellow inhabitants.  These are facts which no person  The Lazy Wan.  At the Jamestown Exposition  J lark Twain talked about laziness  at a dinner.  "We are all lazy, "he said, "but-  some of us Gghfit down.    Some of  Ins, again, don't." -  I     "1 knew a non-combatant of this  class-when I was a'boy in   Ilanni-  bal.    His name was j-m  jj|ac]C|  and one fine morning T'found him  lying under a tree beside the river  listening to the birds and watching  the steamboats glide up and down  the great stream.  "Well, what are you hero  for?"  I     "I'm here,'  said Jim,   "for  to/  pile them bales onto the wharf."  "Oh,"  said  I,   "And  you  arc  resting, are you?"  ,'%o," said Jim, "I a\n't resting, because I ain't tired. I'm  just waiting for the sun to sink behind that there hill, so's I can  knock, off work."  The Scotch Way.  In a small town in the Midlands  there is a rich congregation which  is not characterized by. lavish liberality.  -  r       Time after time the minister had  can possibly deny without promul-  vainly appealed  to  his  people to  "*" a    baldfaced     falsehood. | contribute more generously to the  | I gating  ������ j Every sound-minded human being  Paul, Minneapolis  AND RETURN.  Tickets on sale August 8, 9, 10,  September rt, 12 and  13, account  Jamestown    Exposition. Return  limit, Ninety days.  Above rate is from Phoenix, B,  C; <6ooo Irom Seattle. Same  rates apply to Duluth. Proportionately Ion-rates from Washing-  ton and Oregon points. Rale to  Chicago ?66.20 fram'rhociiix, B.C.  -"���������64.00 from Spokane ; from Seattle  $?r.5o. Low rates to Omaha. Kansas City, St. Louis and many other  eastern points.  For a comfortable trip take the  "Oriental- Limited"  Standard and tourist sleepers, din-  S  ir.g car and Compartment Observation Car.   Meals in dining car on  the a la carte plan.   The "Fast  Mail" is another good train.  Forinforrnetion regarding routes  and through rates to any eastern  paint, address  W. X.PERKINS,  Agent, Phoenix B. C.  W. A. ROSS,  Ass't Gen. Passenger Agent,  Seattle, Wash.  ���������areat norrbern   Railway ||  THE MINERS AND MECHANICS POLICY.  Tssue.l by the Ocean Accident ft Guan-utoc Corporation, Ltd,  is designed to meet tlit requirements of wa<n--oaniers  Pays a Wkbki.y Jxdkjikity for loss of wnges if'injured.  Pays Fu.vkkai, Exi*b.vsks if killed.  ������t.!L7';V Kr'"  ������" ,A<,0I"KNT  (-ovc*''-'(]  while at  work, on the  street, traveling, and recreation.  Costs the same to ail, irrespective of occupation  The "Ocean" is the largest Accident Co. in the world  ,^1D1RJCW' AlcLAINB> MstAgt, Greenwood.  (^^'���������V'V-V-V-V-'M'^^ ^ ^^^  W������v  New and  Fresh,- Just  Received J  See our new lino of Floor Squaros and Linoleums.  **^***'****.���������***MmK*r\l-m l������IIH II   ���������ITITWi^Wi ���������JMUM.J   a". lTwhite.  must admit that one of God's chil  dren has the same right as any  other. Then why the innumerable claims of individuals to supreme ownership of the earth? It  is hollow mockery, a gross swindle,  and  one  of  the worst frauds ever  j known in this queer world.    John  I Dank 1.1*.  Ifa^WM-fiS**^^  Where The Money Goes.  Ti thc American people want  to  know  whore  their earning go, it  would bo a good idea for  them   to  send a delegate across to Europo to  observe the doings of our moneyed land, siirq,enough,  aristocracy.     'For   example,     the  Duchess of  Koxburghe,   who  was  formerly Miss May Godot of  Now  York, is preparing to entertain the  Prince and Princess of  Wales  thin  of the Boundary District, if you want  Furniture, just drop us a Hue. 'We-can  suit your tastes and your pockets.  funds of the church. The members would, indeed give something  but it was nearly always the smallest silver coin of the realm that  was placed on the plate.  A shrewd Scotchman who had  recently come to the place and  joined the church, was not long in  noticing this state of allairs, and a  remedy soon suggested itself to his  practical mind.  "I'll toll you what,*' he said  to  one of the olltcials,  "U you   make  mo treasurer I'll engage to  double  the collections in three months.''  His oiler .was promptly iii-copted,  the collections  Roofing Paint  Coal Tar, Pitch,  Creosote, Oils for  Preserving Timber,  Jloofnig, Pitch  And Paints.  Nelson Coke aud Gas Co. Ltd.  I Plione 16.  Second Hand. .  FIFTH ANNUAL  E. W. Bishop,  Agent  GREEN'WOOD, Ii. C.  began to increase, until by the  time he had stated they were nearly twice as large as formerly.  E. W. WIDDOW.SON  PROVINCIAL ASSAVKR ami  MI*TAI,I,URGICAI,' CHUM 1ST.  Gold Silver Copper or t.cad, i-acii. .f 1 00  Gold-Silver....$1 50   Silver.I.ead, .fi.5������ j  /inc. .-I2.00    Gold Silver with copper or  lead.. f 2.50.  low Imvayou managed it, Mr.   P,���������mpt aUention  f,iv(;n   ���������, ������������������  Handyman?"  said   the parson    to  ���������-.-���������*  NELSON, B. O.  AGENTS FOR THE BELL  25 per cent, discount upon live saiupk'.-*.  tllAKBR'sr., Nl-USON.  I\ (.). Drawer, 110S. 1'hoiic, A67  STAEKEY & !G0.  NELSON, B.C.  Thurs., Friday,  ES 18,19,20  NKI,SON, B. C.  WITOr,KSAU*  deaijcrs in;  Of the Nelson District, if you want "'  FuKMlTuREj!Produce   and;, Provisions  Just drop  us a line;   We have tho-goods and at  Kight Prices.      ���������  T.M. Galley & 60.,  The Windsor Hotel  Ctreencuood, B. C.  of Grand Korku, II, C, caters to  miners, mecliaiiicsniidsmelternien  ������ooae^aaea^oaosas^^  Cheap .I&bursicm Rates on all Transportation Line,;.    Bio-  ;  Ei-co: Shows .Daily. -, Horse Races.  .For .infonuu-     *  ''*"';'" v Jiot* prize List, write,  0. vyyjysK, . , d. c. Mgmorris,  _ Proaldcnt;; Secy., P.O. Box 05.  ' *���������"��������� Nelson.  A. B. Sloan, M  anageri   SUBSCRIBE FOR TrIE LEDGE Greenwooc, B. C, Aug. 29, 1907.  TR*, GREENW(X)D LEDGE  SELL=LAW=GAULFIELD G0. g  LIMITED.  Groceries, Hardware, Clothing and Gents' Furnishings.  ���������is  M  lonee  Hotel  B  C  the  the  Greehrjuood,  The diciest hotel in  City, and stilll under  same management. Rooms  comfortable, meals equal to  any in tlie city, and the bar  supplies only the best. Corner uf Greenwood and Government streets.  J. W. Nelson  Teaming  And  Braying  "When you want a monument or  headstone, write to the Kootenay  Marble. Works, Nelson, B. C.      .*  A. D. MORRISON  Grand porks  and Phoenix  Jeweler and Optician, dealer in  Fine "Watches, High-Class Jewelry,  Diamonds, etc.  The.  Job printing of every description  done promptly at The Ledge office.  9 96  ALL THE STAGES  Arriving in and leaving  Greenwood have headquarters at  Chenier's  Cigar Store  Pipes, Cigars, 0 igarettes and  Tobaccos  to   suit your  tastes, your fancy or  your pocket.  J. A. CHENIER ��������� ��������� PROPRIETOR  Next door north 01 1'acific hotel,  Copper street, Greenwood.  Her First Day at Sea.  "Why how do you do?���������I didn't  recognize you at ��������� first���������you had  such a pretty suit on that day first  at luncheon . . . Oh, please don't  misunderstand me���������of course, no  one would wear anything decent  ou a steamer after you are out,  and I do like that shapeless bunchy  hat���������everything flops down in this  damp air, anyway. I can't do a  thing with my hair. In fact, today is the lirst day I have really  had it fixed since I came aboard. .  ��������� . Oh no, not at all. I never am.  I simply had a bad cold, and I waH  so tired out J just thought I would  not try to get upstairs. Quite a  little motion still, isn't there? . . .  No, I don't mind it all. I don't  think I shall atay up long���������there  seems to be such draft.  "Do you know, I think I shall  have my chair moved to the other  side���������I don't believe it can be as  rough as this. I wonder where  the steward is.  "Steward, T don't seem to care  for this side of tho boat; can't you  move my chair over to the other? .  . . . This is the what? . . . Lee.  side? Oh, is it? Well���������Oh, yes,  I remember now, that's the side  with the red light at night. Well'  it doesn't matter, really. I know  the best people prefer the lee, and  it was nice of you to think of putting my chair here, but I would  innch rather sit where there is less  wind. . . Oh, it is!���������Well,'theyj  didn't have it very carefully explained to me; besides, .1 have  crossed so many times, there isn't  anything about a vessel I don't  know, from the main cockpits  down to the tiller.". . . Well, all  right, I suppose I had better stay  right here.  "Houllion? Oh, no���������please take  it away, quick. I'm not at all  hungry���������I ate such a hearty breakfast, I mean."���������From the Talking  Woman, by May Isabel Fisk.  iimfl-M-fliari--^^  "y  For weight, durability, beauty and style.   A Complete  Stock, Imported and Sold Exclusively by  The HtdRter-Kc'Rdri.GkG0.,Lt  in the first restaurant ho saw and  announced to the man behind the  counter that ho would like a small  dish of pork and beans. The presiding genius of the restaurant  picked up the dish and started for  bean pan, then turned and stepped  back to tho customer.  "I" won't disturb that cat for a  nicklo sale of boons," ho said.  '���������You will have to order something  else."  The restaurant cat was taking a  nap in the bean pan.  When you want a monument or  headstone write to the Kootenay  Marble Works, Nelson, li. 0.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  >AII> UP CAI'ITA!., S'0,000,000.  KKSEHVK F'JTNH, Sfi.000,000.  A}  R. E.  WALKER, President.       ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager.  11". U.  MORRIS, Supt. Pacific Coast Branches.  President Roosevelt's wish to remit half the indemnity owed by  China to this country for the Boxer outrages of 1000 recalls Artem-  us Ward's story of the man to  whom ho had ioaned S200. Thc  man was distressed at his inability  to pay.  "Never mind," said Artemus,  "I'll make it easier for you. .I'll  throw off 8100.".  Straightway the debtor replied:  "My dear boy, i won't let you outdo me in generosity. I'll throw  off the other'hundred."  Good'accommodation and  reasonable rates.  One of the j  r  best supplied bars in the city.  Dining   room    and    lunch!  counter in connection.  '."7. ���������! kinds of henw teaming and  dra.i ii g done at reasonable rales by  W.   ,11.    Harnett.   Church   street.  .(.'���������iiihim upHi.d ������������������������������������������������������������ how quickly j Sater & Johns, Proprietors  anything fioni a punnd- to ten tons,       COPPER ST., GREENWOOD.  can be moved.  'Phone A 147  '*VV%^V%/Vb%^Vt'V%-'%^9  ;gp*ipplii!|^  Diamond rings from  $20.00  At A. Logan & Co's. .  up.  the  The Tale of a Toothpick.  A well known sculptor tells  following story:  "Whenever I see a toothpick I  think of a dinner that was giveu  in Rome in honor of two Turkish  noblemen.  "I sat beside the younger of thc  noblemen. He" glittered with gold  aud embroidery and great diamonds, but, nevertheless, I pitied  him sincerely, for he was strange  to our table manners and some of  his errors were both ludicrous and  painful.  "Toward the dinner's end a servant extended to the young man a  plate of toothpicks. He waved the  plate away, saying"in a low and  bitter voice:  "No, thank you; I have already  eaten two of the accursed things,  and I want no more."  Gold filled watch chains from 82  up.    A. Logan & Co.  Branches Throughout Canada/and m the United States  and England.  A General Banking Business Transacted.   "Accounts may be opened by  -    mail with all branches of this Bank.  Savings Bank Department.  Deposits of $1 aiuPupwards received, find interest allowed at current  rates. ��������� The depositor is subject to .no delay whatever in the withdrawal of the whole or any portion of the deposit.  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager Greenwood Branch.   ;  I P. BURNS & GO.  ,-k.  6  Dealers in  The chidren -were having an object lesson on "The Heron." The  master called attention to its small  tail, saying: "The bird has no tail  to speak of."  The next day he asked the children to write an essay on the bird,  and one little girl concluded her  essay by saying; "The heron has  a tail but it must not ,be talked  of."  $25.00 REWARD  The Corporation of the City of Greenwood will pay a reward of S25.00 for information that will lead to the conviction of any ; person or persons tampering with any of the intakes to reset-  voirB of the city waterworks eyatoin.  G.B.TAYLOR, CM. C.  Werkingmen, Take Notice.  When in Greenwood stay at  your own boarding house, run by  the Boundary (Jo-operative Association in the Commercial, hotel.  Best board and rooms in.the city.  Rates, 81.00 per day.  NOTICE.  The Kootenay Saloon  Sandon, B. C, has a line ot nerve  bracers unsurpassed in any mouo-  'tain town ol the Great West. A  glass of aqua pura given free with  spirits uienli.  T^EJUOftT HOUSE  Nelson. 13. C, is run on the  the A nierican and European  plan. Nothing yellow about  the house except the gold in  t**e safe.  Meviorpe   ;&   TFegilfUs  IN THK MATTER of tin- Land lf.0Bl.1try Act  .���������mil In the mutter ol the Title to Lot Vti!,, (Iroup  I, "Allii'li'taii" Fraction Allnem! Claim. Osoyooa  OIvIhIoii of Vale District.  WIIKKKAS tl������! Ortllie.ilfl of Title for Th������  'Alhehtitn Colli unit Cui>|������:r Mining Company,  I,United, belli); Curtlfleate No. SIMM to the. above  li>reditameiiU,baa buen lout or destroyed and  aiinliciitliin lion becu made for aduplU-ute thereof  NOTICK In hereby Riven that a duplicate Ccr-  tllieuteof Title to the aboYc. hereditaments will  ho Unuml at the expiration of one month from  the date hereof unless in the meantime vulid  objection to thc contrary Is made to me In  -writing. W. H. Kll.MONDS,  District ItoK'Htrer.  Lund UexiHtry OlhVu,l  I Kainloopa, II. ('., July Slut. 1807.  The  t^eeo Jiotel  SAJiDO'HJ  Will be appreciated by the Tourists,  Travelers and Mining Men visiting the  Slocan.   Everything up-to-date.  ttl. fll. BEjif-lETT  PROPRIETOR  Cheap Eatcs from all points  in Ontario and Maritime  Provinces    on    Hale    Daily  Sept. 1 to Oct. 31  -Unexcelled service, fast time,  through sleepers and tourist  cars, Two transcontinental  trains daily in each direction.  Toronto,  Guelph,  Gait,  Owen Sound,  London,  Windsor,  Detroit  To Gfeenuiood  $39.50.  Montreal,   $40.10;   Ottawa,  $44.85 ; Halifax, SJiO.-IO  Flatus to other Ontario points  and 'Maritime .provinces quoted  on application to local agents, or  J. MOK. n. V. A.,'NolM������n.  K. ,f, UOVIjK, A. <l, I*. A.  Viiiiiiiitivnr  We receive weekly shipments of  fresh Alberta butter, put up  specially for family trade in 14-lb.  boxes.    Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.  Napoleon was a deplorably bad  shot, and when out on a shooting  expedition with others, his suite  had always to resort to "stratagem  so that his bag should not compare  unfavorably with theirs. One day  when shooting driven game, in  spite of the enormous number of  shots, it was fouud that ho only  registered ten "kills," whereas  the King of Westphalia had over  two hundred and Murat a hundred  and fifty to their credit. General  consternation. The Etnporer must  not Bee this. Bo Westphalia's  number was reduced totweuty and  Murat'a became fifty, and Napoleon's name headed the list with  the glorious total of 215.  C. S. BAKER  Provincial Assayer and Ore  .Shippers' Agent.- Correspondence solicited. Samples  receive prompt attention.  I*.   O. ItOX   18������,   tlKKKNWOOIl,   I!.   C.  |   ppesh and Salt ryieafcs, pish and Poalfcfy  Shops in nearly "all the towns of Boundary and .<!  the Kootenay. '  < i  11  Jt  aw������  .Supplies electricity for Power, Light, Heating  and Ventilation. ' Power Furnished to mines  for hoisting* and air-compressor plants, with a  guarantee that the service will be continuous.  Get our rates before completing your estimates  m  Phoenix-Greenwood  STAGE  Leaves Phoenix at 9:30 n. in. and Greeti-  al 3 ]). 111.' Passenger, express and freight  trufiic between the' two cities handled  with care, attention and rapidity.  D. I,. McKU'.OV, I'koe.  Eegina watches* for everybody at  alljprices.    A. Logan & Co.  A Utica man who made a trip to  Syracuse one of the new trolley cars made up his mind that ho  would like a little luncheon before  he came back. He was not particular to look about, and stopped  Okanagan College  ...SUMMERLAND, 13. C.  Christian School for young men  and young women, situated amid  surroundings beautiful and inspiring and in a community of exceptional moral strength. Regular  course for university entranco.  Thorough commercial course. Spcial  advantages for music. Competent  instructors.. Well-appointed building, tastefully furnishnd, heated  with hot water, provided with  bath rooms and improved sanitary  arrangements. Terms moderate.  Fall term opens October 1st. For  further particulars, address the  Principal at Sumtnerland, B. C.  E. J. Sawvkii, M. A.,  Principal.  6,  '���������*  ixaiMiumwjMmiim siiMm^i!irmmMmm#wMmmMmiMmmi&

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