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The Ledge Nov 8, 1906

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 L  <** 7 L ^ *        v    ' *"       V ' /     " '"  * ^*! J r ? *i V1 J      '       *  CUT GLASS  Bon-Bon, -OJine, Berry.and Celery dishes, Cream and  Sugars, Vases, Pitchers, Oil and Vinegar bottles.  jewelers,   A. LOGAN 8t CO.  watchmakers  '���������f"^-.tm::^lK'*..i  '#������fc#^*#������-i#  _.( r.p f,. .,. -^"^A^fe^  ^Jwc Asse/77^: ULLIE'S  v .Spruce and Uhfcrrv Pectoral for Coughs and Colds..  ��������� Guaranteed. Only at  Srugsists. 0./WHITE BROS.  VnkV    , f i ,       m   OPTICIANS,  V. ��������� .  TT  "^Tt^CTOl-''1^  vol xrn.  GREENWOOD, B. C, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER. 8,1906.  No. 18  mB8������M8B8S8& w3$&8M������8&&v������m8&? &  ������������������ -Of-Local Interest  'P  Dr. Mathison, dentist, Naden-  Flood block. .'  E. VV Dynes is.recovering from  an attack of typhoid fever.  Try a box of our Goldstream  ranch apples. The Russell-Law-  Caulfield Co.  John T. Black, provincial officer, left Monday on a business trip  to the Slocan.  Mrs. Thos. Walch left Friday  last for a .three months' visit to  friends in Pembroke, Ont.  A. A. Frechette, the Midway  harness maker, will shortly open  a branch business in Greenwood.  The Greenwood Concert Band  will give a dance in the Masonic  hall Thurday evening, 22nd inst.  Wall paper, newest designs and  best- valueR in B. 0.,' from 15c to  $1 per double roll at McRae Bros.  The city has purchased the lob  west of the city hall from R. Stanhope, the price paid being about  $100.  Howard .Moore of the' Pacific  Cafe was discharged from the  Sisters hospital Sunday, after.a six  weeks' fight with typhoid.  Jas. S. Birnie, assistant to the  gold commissioner, was taken to  the hospital Sunday morning, suf-  from . infatuation of the bowels.  Duncan Ross, M. P., leftTues-  " day for Ottawa to attend the session   of' the   house   of common?.  Mr.   Ross will not probably return  until spring.  Next Tuesday the Odd Fellows  will confer tho Initiatory degree  on two candidates. The nomination of officers for the ensuing term  will also bo held.  We have just unloaded GOO boxes  of choice winter apples, including  Spies, Kings, Greenings, Russets,  Pewakies and Baldwins. ' The  Russell-Law- Caulfield Co.   .  Clothes Hues are being robbed  regularly in this city. ��������� If .the present police force' is uot large enough  to fully cover the city, it should  be added to. The. public p.iy  taxeB for protection.  W. S. Keith has lately been acquiring valuable property in California. In a letter, to a friend in  this city he says "I am now the  dardy of Elva Ina Keith, the best  that ever happened." Congratulations.   .  Midway is afflicted with the  anonymous letter writer. The  writer of these letters does not appear to play any favorites. All  the people are told of their own  and their neighbor's shortcomings.  The writer should obtain control ol  the local paper and air his or her  views through its columns.  The Amateur Dramatic Club will  ���������present "Our Boys" at the Auditorium on the evening of Friday,  November 16. Last season the  entertainment furnished by the  club was an excellent one, and it is  eaid the play to be given on the  16th is much better, and those tak  ing part have of course improved.  TjBual prices.   Plau at drugstores.  , T. F. Sutherland, formerly as-  sayer here here, returned Sunday,  after spending the summer in the  Bulkley Valley country. For part  of the time.Mr. Sutherland was  aseayer for theTelkwa Mining Co.,  but the mine shut down for the  winter. He thinks highly ofthe  mineral resources of that country.  The Grand Trunk Pacific will furnish transportation for the agricultural and mineral products of  the country. Mr. Sutherland expects to go north again in the  spring.  The Greenwood Ledge has been  enlarged to meet the growing requirements of its advertising and  reading patronage. It states that  when it commenced publication in  Greenwood there were ominous  predictions of its failure, but it has  had a deservedly increasing patronr  age, We do not wonder at this, as  Th.e Ledge is one of the brightest  apd breezjosfj weekly papers that  comes ��������� to our exchange table.  Like a celebrated make.of piano:  "It has a tone that's all its owu."  Long life and prosperity to you,  potcm,-���������Nelson Canadian.  It is'  Have you tried Mapeline ?  sold, by Anderson Bros.  . The '"Blue Label Double Couni-  ered, Fuse"'is the only kind on  market that will not stiffen up in  cold weather. Its manufacturers  have had seventy years experience.'  K. A. Chester, of the Bank of B.  N.- A., has been transferred from  Trail to Greenwood.  McRae Bros, report shipments  of fancy, goods . and toys for the  Xmos trade arriving daily.  When you want a monument or  headstone, - write to the Kootenay  Marble Works, Nelson, B. C.  Tlie local lodge, Knights of  Pythias, will hold their annual  ball on the evening of January L  C. L. Thomet, provincial officer  in Midway, returned Monday from  a two .weeks' hunting trip at Crawford Bay.  Don't delay getting your photos.  Mr. Macknight will be glad to see  you at the City Studio any day for  the next fifty weeks.  Gorman West came down from  Bull creek, on the West Fork, Friday last,, and left Tuesday to  spend a few weeks at Medical lake,  Wash.  The Meadows ranch near Rock  Creek was sold Saturday'last by  the official administrator, the purchaser being Thos. Donald and the  price $750.  Geo. Horton, the popular traveler for the W. P. Kilbourne & Co.  cigars, Winnipeg,' was a caller at  The Ledge office yesterday. He  reports large sales all along the  line. ���������. -  Monday evening the Fagles attached . wings to seven candidates.  After work of conferring the degrees a social hour was spent and  a lunch Ferved. Nomination of  officers, will take place on thel9(h  inst. . " .���������"���������-���������' ��������� -'  Harry Sibble,* representing the  W'e'jteru Clarion of Vancouver i-  in the city. Mr. Sibbie is a Socialist and believes his party will carry  seven seats in the next provincial  election,. among them Fernie constituency.  J. F. Hover will move the headquarters of his stage line this week  from Midway to Molson. Mr.  Royer states that he will build a"  brick barn and open a livery business in Greenwood this winter or  early in the spring, just as 6oon as  the building is completed. He  has already purchased his rigs and  harness in Spokane.  Early Wednesday morning.  Charles Hedberg, a Swede, aged 2-">  years, was killed at the Gold Drop  mine, Phopnix, by a premature  explosion. Coroner Black held an  inquest Wednesday afternoon and  ihe verdict rendered wrs: "Death  caused by premature explosion iii  Nelson  Jake Dover has returned from a  trip through the Okanagan, and  he is enraptured with that lovely  district. Jake says that Jim  Bowes his made 830,000 in three  y/ars by keeping an hotel in Kel-'  o.vna. Jim has a host of friends  who are pleased to learn that prosperity is iu love with him.  The French are not all like our  polite Postmaster-General.. Many  of them have a' high sense of  humor. , Said one from Montreal  the other day to a Nelson man he  met in Vancouver. "Oh, oui, I  know ze little fellow. Beei Galli-  Galliher," but he would not believe that Bill was a lawyer,  thought he was a lumberman.  Away up the hill in Nelson roses  and pan.sies could be seen blooming in the open air. Most wonderful climate in the world.  The Hot Scotch Club has been  formed in this city. When the  roll is complete a list of the members will be published in this  paper.  The Kootenay Cigar Co. cm-  ploys a staff of ten' people, and  even with this force it is difficult  to keep in 'advance of the orders  coming in from all parts of the  country. Tlie firm makes some of  the finest cigars in the west, and  has one of the most handsome  travellers in the world. ���������  If business keeps up in this  city all the hotels will havetb.be  enlagcd in order to accommodate  all the people who pass* through  this funnel of the 'mountains.  The plumbers are so busy iu this  city that they hardly have time to  make out their bills.  The dark-skinned Sikhs from  India often lend ' v iriety to the  throng on Baker street. Some of  them are looking for a job picking  strawberries.  Ten weeks to election and not a  cheep is heard from tbe cliap9 who  want to sit in the lookout chair of  the city council.  Gold Drop mine." Deceased has  two sisters in Minneapolis. No  relatives in British Columbia.  A letter received in the city this  week, stated that W. H. Pierre  and Miss Katharine Amelia Aben,  of Aberdeen, Wash., were married  in Seattle on the 31st ult. The  groom is well known here, having  been employed, ou the Greenwood  Daily Times, some years ago.  The Ledge joins his many friends  in wiehing Billy and his bride  and bride many years of happiness.  N. Robinson, a rancher rom the  main river, was in the city yesterday with a load of produce. Mr.  Robinson is not a Socialist, neither  is ho a Tory. These facts can be  ascertained ina few minntcs conversation with the gentleman. He  is a Liberal, otherwise he is a first  class fellow. Mr. Robinson will  probably bo the Liberal candidate  for Similkameeu at the next provincial election.  Tho annual meeting of the  Greenwood curling olub was held  in the Imperial hotel Monday  evening, a largo number of the  members being present, W. G.  McMynn was elected presUeut, K.  C. B. Frith, vice-president and W.  Allison, pocrotary treasuror. The  oxecntivo committee are Jas. S.  Birnio, H. McOutoheon, E. Q.  Warren and H. Bunting.  Two prominent Nelson men saw  a'   sea serpant at Proctor a few  days ago.   ( They were in a row-  b >at-at,thc*vtime"ari"d could'not go  ashore  for fear, that the monster  would   hit their, craft and smash  the    only   bottle- they   had  left.  When   the   Kuskanook   came   in  sight the serpent seemed to disappear in the direction of Kaslo carrying something in its mouth that  looked   like  an apple tree.   The  big steamer took the terrified occupants of  the boat aboard when  they declared that the serpent was  nine hundred feet long,  aud had  things sticking   out of its side that-  looked like gigantic windmills,    if  such   largo   fh-h   are permitted to  frolic around  Kootenay lake it is  liable to frighten away the teuder-  feet in  search of ranches, and the  government should send iu a whaling vessel  to capture any of these  monsters that may be lying around  the shores.iu search of innocent  people who stray into the country  from Nelson.  F. C. Moffatt, the clover, courteous and versatile night editor of  the Daily News has returned from  his annual holiday to the cities by  the sea.  Mayor Gillett has received the  contract for building the courthouse in this city which would indicate that business comes first  with the McBride government.  The ��������� Zinn Travestj* Co. played a  week in Sherman's Opera House  to large audiences. To the ar-  tiB ic who find no impurity in an  exhibition of shapely female limbs  beating tho air iu the poetry of  motion tho show was a delight.  To tho prude and tho moral degenerate it was a horrible breach  of female modest}', and some of  them still see tights, billowy lace  and colored lights in their dreams.  Judgiug from the voiciferous applause that greeted Jessie Brown  every time she danced the Highland Fling tho tenderfoot would  naturally think that Nelson was  tho home of the Scotch,  Tho 20,000 club should get up a  prizefight. There is not enough  money iu opera.  Bill Gajlihcr has gone east, and  some of the Grits around tho  Humo have cears in their eyes  every time they take a drink,  Lindsay, the boat dealer, is importing a carload of gasoline  launches. Around this burg  lunch, launch and rawncb eocm to  l>n tho popular words,  Art's New Home  Surrounded as the city of Nelson  is with many of the bciuty spots  of Kootenay, and filled with eif-  zeus ever, eager to expatiate, upon  its virtues as a tourist and residential centre it is quite natural  for those of artistic t:isbe.s in search'  of picture.! reminders of events,  scenery or the human family to enquire for a photographic establishment. Come along, and we will  show you Nelson's greatest home  of-art. '  It is called tho Queen Studio,  and is in that red brick building  built by the famous', John Elliott  on Baker street, just across the  crowded thoroughfare from the  Hudson Bay Co. Allen Lean  has recently taken a lengthy lease  upon the. premises ami reconstructed the building in order that  it will harmonize with', the light  and shade so necessary to tlie le-  quirements of his profession. The  original location of .the Queen  Studio was a little to the.east of  its present home. The Bank of  Commerce butted in there owing  to its choice location as a financial  centre and Lean moved slightly.  west.  The new Queen Studio is the  best arranged photographic establishment in all these -grand old  mountains, and is a dumb monument to the artistic and mechanical taste of the proprietor. No  chaos, of appointments exists, and  all the rooms are separate. The  studio has the most' approved  shades of light obtainable which is  a wonderful aid to the artist when  grasping the shadow ere the subject moves his face.  . -Allan Lean, thecourteouophoto-  g aphic genius who presides over  the destiny of the Queen Studio is  known by his work all over the  west, and his order hook- shows  scores"'of customers'- between-the  land of hard wheat and the cities  that nestle where the bine Pacific  finds its Waterloo.  Besides the higher'branches of  his art Mr. L'kmi does picture  framing, and has just received a  new stock of moulding for that  purpose. Tn addition to everything already said Mr. Lean is so  genial in his temperament that  everybody who sits before his camera invariably looks pleasant. He  invites the world to pay him a  visit, and if you fail to have your  photo taken in the Queen Studio  you may never know how really  handsome you arc.  following friftB the Kaslo Kooten*  aine is(interesting.  "F. R; Posp, of Detroit, earae  down from Sandon" yesterday,  where he has been, looking oyer  the Ivanhoe. He is president of  the Minnesota Silver Co., which  owns the group, consisting of 26  claims. Asked by a Kootenai ue  representative if there were prospects of resuming operations at  that noted property, he replied:  "No,   we   are   not   going to d'<  anything at present.  I may tellyon  though, that I came up here with  the  intention  of  starting up the  Ivanhoe,  on account of the eon-,  tinued "high  price  for silver and  lead,   but   I did not like the attitude predominant in labor circles  at Sandon.    There has got to be a  change of feeling  before much in  the   mining   line   will be done up  there.     We-intend putting 75 or  80 men to work,   but on account  of   certain   conditions   from   the  cause ��������� mentioned,   have   decided  otherwise.      I   am leaving for Detroit tomorrow,  and expect to return again to Sandon next Juno.  If  a . change of   feeling in labor  circles,  for a better understanding  with mine managers takes place  before then,   there will be something atythe Ivanhoe;-if not, the  mine will remain closed."  I   ��������� Around'-the-nines-  The Bay is being unwatered this  week, and development will be resumed in a few days.  Ted Mueller, manager of tlie  Crescent Fraction, returned thin  week from a it wo months visit to  Ciiicago. Ho expects his associates  to shortly visit the mine.  . Very rich ore is being taken out  of the Mavis at a depth of 40 feet.  The ore carries considerable free  ^old as well as being rich in silver.  The property is under bond to  Eckcrt and Linklater, who have  have reached a depth of between  forty and fifty feat in the shaft.  mentioned in the Introduction,'baft  the occurrence of this metal in such '  funall quantity and with such associations may, from an economic  standpoint,    be   altogether  disregarded.    Iu additton, however,tbe  attention of the writer was dinecfr^  to a deposit of zinc blende on the  Silver Reef Mineral Claim about 6  miles north of Greenwood.    Tiita  location is situated on the side of a  hill about ,500 feet above Wallace ',  cr^ek,  and is reached  by a trail '  about three-quarters of a mile ia  length, starting from the Wallace  ranch.     It is owned jointly by J.  W.  Nelson, Thomas Ed wards and  William George of Greenwood.  The ore occurs in a rather ill-do*  w-/  fined  brecciated  vein, at thocoiv-  A contract was let to Little and  MtiGillivary   last   week to sink 50  feet on the Prince Henry and work tact between a basic igneous rock  was commenced Monday.-When, and a quartzite, dipping to the  completed this will fcive a vertical southwest at   an   angle of 80 de-  depth of about 220 feet. The contract price was $30 per foot. The  shaft. is in ore which is becoming  richer with depth.  New Denver  A.  O.   Ostby   and   his   partner  have six  men working at the California   which they    have   under  lease.     The   property   is looking  well,   and the lessees have several  carloads   of  ore in   sight.    They  shipped one car to Trail and two  more  to   Nelson   within the past  few . weeks.      Ostby returned to  New   Denver on Monday   with a  83,000 cheque in his pocket.    In  addition  to his   other prosperity  bis wife   recently   presented him  with a fine boy, the first addition  to his family in twelve years.    All  of which shows that all good things  come to him  who waits, even in  New Denver.  New Denver was excited Sunday  evening. A lire broke out in the  postoftice, a building directly  across the street from tho old home  of Tue Ledge, about eight o'clock.  The mails aud postal records were  saved. Tho adjoining building  known as the Williamson I lock,  ocoupied partly by Airs. William-  Bou as a millencry store was also  burned -down. Tlie lack of wind  and rain confined tho blazo to  these- two buildings The loss it-  about $3,000, fully covered 5 y insurance. The cause of the fire it.  unknown.  The Ivanhoe  Near Sandon theIvanhoemine  has been shut down for a long  time. Jt was operated extcnsivi ly  at one time under tho management  of Phil Hickcy, aud a string of  miuers were always going up or  down the hill from tho Ivannoe.  In fact it was a common saying  around Saudon that the miner who  worked three shifts in the Ivanhoe  was an old-timer In tho mine.  The  In the Slocan  ,Wm. Matheson has secured a  lease on the Sunset near the Wellington mine.  The Lorna Doone and Hewitt mines have put on large forces  of men. Both mines will be steady  shippers.  They are still getting rich ore at  the Whitewater and (Deep mines.  A big streak of fine ore was encountered in No! 7 this week.  '"  Kaslo has sent five boxes of locally grown apples and pears to the  Colonial exhibition which will be  held in London-iu-the-smoke in  December.  Work at tho Arlington is progressing favorably., and the force  is to be increased as soon as notice  is received from the smelter (upon  the settling of the Fernie strike)  that the ore can be hauled.  It is reported that J. T. Kelly  has bought the Hotel.Bruuswick  property in Three Forks from Mr.  Mullen. We didn't learn the  price paid, but it must be considerable as the Brunswick property is  situated in tho heart of the business district.  The Standard mine, under the  management of George Aylard, is  making extensive improvements  for the winter's work. New bunk-  houses, ore sheda, bins and offices,  etc , are being built, and when all  the improvements now under con-  >truction are completed, there will  be a little city at the Standard.  J. J. Campbell, of the Nelson  smelter, acting also, it is understood, for P. S. Couldrey, of Le  Roi No.-2, Rosslandf, and R. Es-  linger of kfpokane, owning a controlling interest in the Hewitt, has  bought a half interest in the Lorria  Doone and three other properties  on Slocan lake, adjoining the Hewitt and Vancouver group, lately  acquired by Couldrey.  Work was begun on the Silver  Key, situated "ou Dayton* creek,  this week. Messrs. Bonclum,  Teeter and Skinner have leased  and bonded tho property. From  former workings, ore has been left  hanging along the walls of the tunnel for about 30 feet. This will be  knocked down and shipped immediately. If returns are satisfactory, development work will  then proceed. The Silver Key is  tho- ght to bo a continuation of the  well known Dayton ledge, and is  >uly about three miles from Slocan  City.  Cupid   has   beon.   particularly  usy of lato at the Filbert Hotel.  Say, girls, if you want to get off,  Work was resumed at the Cari-  boo mine in Camp McKinney this  week.     For some time a Phoenix  syndicate has been negotiating for  the control of the mine, and it is  evident that they have been successful,    for   men were sent  up  Tuesday to start work on the property.     W.  Rowe, superintendent  of   the    Skylark   will also have  charge of the development at tbe  Cariboo,   with  W. George as foreman.     Tho Cariboo has been idle  for about four years, but previous  to  closing it had paid  dividends  amounting to nearly half a raillon  dollars.     There is no reason why  it should not agaiu be placed on a  dividend  paying basis.    It is said  there is sufficient low grade > ore  blocked" "out  to  keep a 20-stamp  mill running for a year;   It will  take two or three months to pump  out the water to the*400 level, but  ore will be mined and treated after ���������  the pumps have been running for  a few days.  Last week Geo.  grees.      Zinc   blende   is the most  abundant mineral   present but a  little chalcopyrite and pyriteaisa  occur,. with quartz as the cementing material.    Besides a small test  pit which shows no ore, a shaft has  been sunk  on   the  incline of thja  vein to a depth of about 35 feet:  The development work j&p far accomplished has not shown the existence of any ore body which could  be regarded as of commercial importance.  The following is an analysis uy  M.\ M. F. Connor, of the Geological Survey Department, of a specimen of what may be considered  the best quality of ore that was  secured. The specimen showed -  zinc blende with a little chalcopyrite and a considerable quantity of  quartz and rocky matter:  Lead   Copper   Zinc   Iron   Insoluble   Gold   Silver:.":..;.."...:.'  , trace.  1.20 p.  33-75  5 7-  27.10  .traces.  o.j5oz,pertoa������y  Hon.  A Free Country ���������  Lemieux,   postmaater-gen-  wo know of no surer way than  joining tho Filbert staff. Three  weddings from there within three  weeks. Mies Grace Brooks who  has been waitress there for the past  year, left on Monday for Nelson,  wbero she will bo united in marriage in a fow days to Mr. A Innes  of Sandon. The prospective bridegroom ie the popular brakeman of  tho passenger train running between Sandon and Nakusp.���������Slocan Mining Review,  Williams and  Julius Ehrlich secured a lease and  bond on the Carmi mino from E.  H.   Thruston,    and   have   taken  charge of development work.    Mr.  Thruston    purchased   the  Carmi  seven or   eight years ago from J.  C.  D.ile,  Ja,mes aud R. D. Kerr,  the original owners, and has done  considerable   development   work,  with occasional shipments.    Machinery for treating the ore, consisting of a stampmill and cyanid  plaut,   has lately been installed.  The work done on the property under   the   late   management was:  No. 1 shaft sunk to a depth of 183  feet, and a drift 100 feet at the 100  level, 120 feet at the 100 level, and  50 feet of stoping from the 60 foot  level.     No. 2 shaft sunk 05 feet  and No. 3, 100 feet.     A tunnel has  been  run So feet.    In all 8S5 tons  of ore were shipped to the Greenwood smelter,  netting 82G to the  ton.    Since the   stamp mill and  cyaui Ie   plant   was   installed the  lower grade ore on the dump has  been treated at a profit, the cost of  treatment being about 85 per ton,  saving from 05 to 92 per cent of  the values in the ore.   It is probable that the new owners will carry  on continuous development. Under  the management of Mr. Thrutton,  work at tho mine was of a spasmodic   character,    with    a   fow  eral of all Canada, including the  Boundary, has informed R. T.  Lowery that if he wishes to again  have mail privileges for Lowery's  Claim he must undertake to print  a paper that contains no objectionable reading. Lowery has written  for further Information upon the  matter, and in the meantime he i*  hunting for a process whereby a  paper can be printed that will give  no offense to anyone. In a financial sense Lowery has not,been  wise in his method of conducting  monthly Journals. Instead oi  constantly criticising priests, parsons, Grit politicians and capital'  ists he should have roasted the  masses for not giving half of their  earnings to tho church, half to the  Lauricr government and the balance to their families. As it is he  quits loser.  months' run and a few months'  rest, and very little iu tho way of  intelligent development accomplished. Tho now owners aro  practical business men and eati.������  factory result* may bo ox; ect d  from their management of ��������� the  mine. Mr.. Williams recently resigned tho position of assistant  superintendent of the B. C. Copper Co'8. smelter here, and Mr.  Ehrlich has been manager of the  P. Burns compiuy's business in  tho Boundary for a number of  years.    Following iu tha report of zi no  ommifisiou ou the   Kettle river  properties, or rather property, for  only one claim is mentioned:  Kettlo River Miulng District���������  Tho prceenco of 0 very small pro  portion  of zinc in  certain of the  high grade oro bodies in the vicinity  of  Grceuwojd has  already been  Mucker Boss Killed  An   accident   occurred  at the  Brooklyn mine in Phoenix Sunday  eveuiug,   by   which Hugh SLithe-  son,  a uucker b������ss, lost his life.  Matheson fell   from   the  sutfoce.  through the glory hole or chute to  tho level below, a distance of 100  feet, and  was found groaning by  some  mo 1   employed in the mine.  Aln.osfc before the company'u physician an I surgeon could reach him,,  the unfortunate man breathed his  lest.    In   falling  his   head   wag.  badly crushed.  The  glory   hole  is  scarcely a  hundred yards from the poHtoffioo  aud has been fenced in by tho com-.  pany.  Matheson was a young fellow oi!.  about 25 years and had boeu employed in that camp for some tinx.  Ho wiih a member of Phoenix  Miners' Union No. 8, under tho  auspices of which tho funeral  was held.,  C>>ronjr Black hold an iuqueet  Monday, and the following verdict.  was returned:    That on Sunday,  Nov. 4, 1D0G, at ttboufe 6:30 o'clock  p.   in., the deceased como to his.,  death by falling doWn tho Brook-..  lyn glory nolo iuto She car from tho.  chuto, a distance of about 100 fcot..  French papers that to theordin-.  ary mind are gioasly humoral and,  indecent   can    bo seen * pnasiuff  through tlie mailti in Ciuad:*. ���������'  mmmmmm  mmsmman TflB GllEENWOOD LEDOR.  Greenw,oocVB.e.,Noy; 8, I90$i  'Our stock of Biota and shoes for Men, Women and  Children is very complete. We are showing all tho  latest styles and lasts made by the best American and  Canadian manufacturers. Come in and look over, our  Htock, we are proud to show ir.  flllR MOTTO :  Not how Cheap, but how Good.  WOMEN'S GOODS.     MEN'S GOODS.  THE LEDGE  - Is published every Thursday at Greei  .WoofJ, D   C , and Ihe price is $: a yea:  postage free to all parts of Canada, Unite*  .   States,  Mexico and Great  Britain.   TV  other countries it is sent postpaid   foi  ��������� f ">.50 a year.   Address all  letters to Tlu  ��������� Ledge, Greenwood, H. C.  ;"'   R. T. LOWERY,  .EDITOR   AND   FINANCIER.  ��������� GREENWOOD, B. C , NOV.  8,  1906.  Who.will be our next Mayor?  '���������'Abvkrtire,  and eotnebody will  be happy: ���������''  Tni-: fear of  poverty is one of  the roots of evil.  ��������� riCoLD.' feet   seldom  trouble  :: JoFersin a j okor game.  iiidsome squad he made but oik  crest in   nii.e  months.    Then In  !>ok the mayor into camp for tulk-  g  too  much Irish Latin above 11  vhippcr.  . It is a great ciueli to have a political pull. Preston is now in  South Africi drawing $10 a day  and expenses from tho raisgovern-  ment of Canada, while here in B.  C, one journal cannot be sent  through tlie mails because its editor  opposes graft wherever found.  Truly we are a great people even if  we do not think.  "',-White flour  has killed more In-  ,. {nans' than Scotch whiskey.  .-.". .-It"is sometimes better to be sil-  ::. cut 'than   to   knock   your fellow  -'pian...-  "   ' 'Nfi'iiox    people   would   rather  freeze to death  than miss a good  ''���������'opera.'  ,.'.���������*���������*('��������� ______  , , .QXjEj rby one our idols fade.  .. ..Quebec has given Sir Wilfred the  ... cold sprinkle.  F.   B.   Lynch and   some other  capitalists   from St. Paul have recently acquired from the government 5i5 Kjuare miles of coal fields  in Alberta.   The public n'OulJ like  to know  all about this deal, and  _he j why   puch   a   vast   territory was  {given away   for  a   mere  song in  'comparison with its value.  The ;'fellow who rocks the boat  'is  retiring from business, but the  oliap- who skates, over weak ice is  in our midst.  Hammering scabs with clubs  will not win many battles for labor.  The sure winner is the ballot on  election day. 1  In these days of political corruption in Canada bny-elections  seem  to  be the most  common route to  __ .parliament.  If   the government   had more  gray matter in its upper stope coal  ' And other strikes would soon become unknown.  ��������� ��������� Jx ; Toronto gas costs 75 cents.  Jn.Hamilton it costs less than half  of that amount while over iu Grand  Forks it has ho value whatever.  A 1.MO8Tany"Socialist will change  Jiis . political belief if you give him  3 million.dollars. .Laurier Liberals 3'p'u .can:be sure of for from 82  >IV."     ..:. _____::���������;.; '���������.���������  Even the worst locations beyond  tbe grave m;.8t be better than anything on this earth for wo notice  that, none of the emi-rants ever re-  turn.   ......  The meanest man wc ever heard  of -lives in Rossland. Every  winter ho catches a fever in order  to keep warm, _ and save buying  wood.  Down South a policeman lofthis  job because iu court he called a  negro woman, a lady. Verily, in  some places politeness is its own  reward.   ..  Wim.. Mrs, Eddy dying of  evneer and the pope just recovering  from the gout it would seem that  even tho best people are not exempt froni fleshy ills.  When Edison invented the incandescent light he worked one  shift of 120 hours without sleep.  His game has got poker back into  (he cold shades of mediocrity.  By the time the Laurier government get* through giving away the  country to its friends and boosters  the people will have nothing to do  but pay the taxes. The greatest  thieves of^ the age are clustered  around the machine at Ottawa and  by the time they get through  with Canada this broad Dominion  will look like a goose that fell  asleep in a threshing machine.  All the prize ffghts are not in  Phoenix. At Sault Ste Marie a  Baptist preacher ��������� stopped in the  middle, of his sermon and came  down in the aisle to thrash a  deacon, while the women screamed  and tho choir played "Suffer  Little Children." The deacon  would not take water and the bout  ended in a draw. A service of  that kind may draw a crowd; but  it is out of harmony with the clerical profession.  Parliament in Eugland is being  besieged by the two churches in  that country to pass a law that will  force denominational religious  teaching upon th_ children in the  schools. Judging from the vast  amount of dishonesty displayed in  social business and political circles  in Canada it might be better to  teach nothing but religion in the  schools of, this country. Those  who cannot read or write seldom  become great rogues and are more  easily controlled b}* theories about  the future. In Canada education  mixed with religion lias failed to  make the people more moral.  Tue bank clerks should form a  union whenever they can save the  price for a charter; The profession  is genteel but the pay is too ragged  for the weight of the position.  Working in a bank may make a  young man tho idol of silly society  but that does not pay for the microscope that he has to buy in order  to see his salary. The bauk clerk  needs assistance more than any  other class of labor, and y. t few  ever rise up aud enunciate a protest for his emancipation from the  starvation wages that our. great fi  nancial institutions pay the nice  boys who handle so much money,  and yet arc like a thirsty chap  adrift on tho ocean.  to fight. You were not so full of  courage when facing the Japanese!  Instantly she is arrested and  rushed to the barracks where General  Prince orders her to be  floggod in tho open, and naked.  Every shred of clothing is torn  from her, and standing in the bit-  ;,er cold before jeering fiends of ofli  ���������cia and soldiers she is flogged un-  ���������il the bunch of inhuman cars an  satisfied.  Disguised as a man Maiie Spiri  lonofT   shot    a   villainous   arms  olonel dead at a railway station,  he was grabbed  by   the soldier?  nd taken to tho barracks.    It wa;  .1   the  middle   of wii:t t and tin  limate is not tropical in Russia,  [n  the hare, icy barrack room all  her clothes   were t ������rn off.    Tbe  officers stood aro md in tl eir heavy  uoats,     and   smoking   ciguettes.  The  woman cowered  before their  leers, and trembled in the icy temperature until In r flesh  was blue.  "Cold, eh?" was the question of  an officer, who thought it was a  lino joke to press the lighted end  of his Hgarette upon the nipple of  her breast. She screamed. A  splendid joke I To make- her  squirm and jump and cry out from  the pain was a pleasantry. They  burnt her breast with their cigarettes. They did things with their  smouldering cigarettes which no  pen could write. She had to be  taken some distance to stand her  trial, and the weather was icy cold.  Iu spite of this, stark naked she  was put into a freight wagon with  a big, bruta', drunken Cossack to  guard her. At the trial this heroine was sent to Siberia for life, and  is,probably now forgotten.  The incidents just depicted are  but a few of the outrages and indignities heaped upon women by  the army of Russia. A country  that will permit such treatment of  the fair sex deserves to be wiped off  the face of the earth, and if chivalry was not so dormant in some of  the other nations the fiendish Kuss  would long ago have been compelled to abandon his cruel and  cowardly attacks upon women and  children.  want, backs into socialism as a  cave of refuge. Men don't understand but they embrace it for tho  promise it makes.  That there is> any cure for corruption and ballot box roguery  other than the jail is very much to  bo doubted. At first blush the  suggestion that constituencies in  which,, corruption has been practised be disfranchised looks reasonable enough. The casual observer would bo inclined to Bup-  pos;; that if tho offending riding bi  deprived, for a term of years, of its  political rights, it is taught in n  rao<t effective manner that bribery  is against the law. But it is to be  borne in mind that thi" ancient  English method of punishing election crime was applicable to a state  of affairs somewhat different to  that prevailing here.  One morning a Sunday school  was about to be dismissed, and  the youngsters were already in anticipation of relaxing their little  limbs after tbe hours of confinement on straight-backed chairs and  benches, when the supeiintendent  arosd and instead of the usual dii-  misaal and announced���������And now,  children, let me introduce Mr.  Smith, who will give ub ashon  talk. Mr. Smith smilingly arose,  and after gazing around the classroom began with���������I hardly know  what to say. On which the whole  school was convulsed to hear a  small little voice back in the rear  lisp���������Thay Amen and sit down 1  TALLOWGRAPHIC NUSE  By Our leased Lier.  Kelson, Nov. 8.���������Pears and  apples will grow on the same <tree  around these parts.  New York, Nov. 8. ���������The ladies  of the Four Hundred have decided  to keep sober until after Christmas.  Three Forks," Nov. 8.���������The  price of poker chips has advanced  20 per cent, since silver hit the  rafters.  Berlin, Nov. 8 ���������It is generally  believed    hero    that   the   Kaiser  [caused tho earthquake at'Frisco  last April.  Sandon, Nov. 8���������The camp is  safe for the winter. The Kootenay has its cellar full of bottled  exhilaration.  Cobalt, Nov. 8.���������The formation  in this camp is silver with an occasional streak of real estate running through it.  Tonopah, Nov. 8.���������Just as soon  as John Houston gets a million  dollars he will return to Nelson  aud start another daily paper.  In Florida there is one hotel  that 7-Ss*' 4C0���������private bathrooms,  and- ���������Ha -minjj-'room can seat 7100  ��������� people.' * Even : in New Denver  there-' is nothing- that surpasses th  1'JoinJtt hostelry. ���������  THE RED HAND  Labor ond capital in Vancouver  , does not.upoar.-to agree with the  .brand- .of Sociajh-ni preached in  that-city, Any kind of Sjoialism  Oiat-fails., to- capture tho working  imyi.'frjHHt>..f������jl������.for recruits cannot  , .be oxjpected;/rom.the ranks of thosi  who control ,<Jie. wealth,  '" A'' i'uuufcMAii' iii Chicago 011 1}  .ma/Jeouea.rrpfl.t.in 27 years. That  . |K������itBr8aneea.���������G-,.;JCqtchurn's record.  "\V1im������ Seneca was chief of Nclson'b  The Bear restaurant-in St. Petersburg is about tho same to the  Russians as the S.;v������y to Lond ������i crs  It is a gay .place at night says  John Foster Fraser, with an occasional tragedy to, vary the proceedings.     ' "'_   .  Officers of tlie army frcq-ient the  Bear, guzzling wiiio aiid taking a  shot now and again at some civili-  zan who does hot'cheer [when the  band plays "God Save The Tzar."  The Boldiors of Russia are brutal  and like the general run of cowards aro cruel to.the defenceless;  Their long suit- is warring upon  women and childron/' ��������� '���������������������������.-  The mounted troops arc charging  and slashing at womou'aml child-  when Anno Smirnoff slTcochtH out:  "You brutes J. You'���������'are-bravo  when you have defenceless 'women  Ottawa, Nov. 8.���������Tho government has decided not to give away  tbe air in Canada. It is felt that  something must be retained for the  pee pie. _____  Washington, Noy.   8.���������Roosevelt will  eat some plum pudding  next   Christmas,    probably   with  some   sowtrkrowet   on   the side,  Tho latter dish is spelt fonetically  Toronto, Nov. 8.���������A company  is trying to mine the streets of Cobalt for silver. They might reach  the public easier by running a few  tunnels through the papers in this  city.   Why Socialism Grows  Alfred Henry Lewis in Saturday  Evening Post:    In 1871 the total  Socialist   vote   of the world was  101,000;  in 1891 it was 1,79!),0G0;  in   1897   it was . 3,890,002 and in  1903 it was 0,285,37-1.    What promotes this augmentation ?   Trusts,  monopolies, hog-financo that fatten  the few, does not, leave the lean,  starved many    a   destiny   worth  working out;' factories devouring  children with their cannibal child-  lab:������r;   railroads dismissing their  employes at the age of forty*���������these  arc tho sources of socialism.  'Mankind   ground between   the millstones) of hand-to-mouth in middle  life, and an old age shadowed by  Our artisans are naturally  alarmed by tbe threatened importation of Chinese and Hindoo  labor into British Columbia when  it would probably travel further.  Tho Chinaman and the Hindoo  you may exclude, for a time at  least; though it will not be easy to  enforce exclusion if British Columbia is in sore need of the labor.  But nothing can exclude the influence, of Chinese and Hindoo production on., the gereral market.  That danger can be averted on ly  by tho maintenance in our own  labor field of peace with justice, po  that our, production may be regii;-  lar, reliable and free from the  enormous fines, as they practically  are, imposed on it by long strikes.  It would boa considerable, step towards this if the unions would at  once banish social antagonism such  as points to a war of classes, and  give their attention to their industrial rights and interests alone.  The danger into which unioni. m  has a tendency to run is that of  entanglement with socialism, with  which, whether socialism is right  or wrong, practicable or impracticable unionism proper has nothing  to do.      J   What Labor Does  Labor sows, but otners reap. ���������  Labor   creates   capital   but has  done.  Labor builds palaces,  but lives  in hovels.  Labor garners the grain, but eats  the   chaff.  Labor weaves   line   vestments,  but is clothed in rags.  Labor has the ballot but doesn't  know  how  to  use it.  Labor manufactures pianos and  plays the Jew's  harp.  Labor  builds palace trains and  automobiles,   but walks.  Labor    elects    representatives,  but has no representation.  Labor manufactures guns and  is shot down with them  Labor makes books and libraiies,  but reads penny newspapers.  Labor builds labor-saving machines, but labors harder than ever.  Labor builds schools and universities, but remains in ignorance.  Labir digs coal from the bowels  of the earth, but shivers with the  cold.  Labor builds streets and public  highways, but is not allowed free  assemblage upon them.  Labor digs diamonds and precious metals from the earth, but  wears glass beads and brass jewelry.  Labor has brains, ability and  power to remedy and change all  this, but is afraid of its own power.  ���������Ex.  For 40 cents you can get a poun,  can of Crescent baking powder u  Anderson Bros.  HARDY,* CO  Midway  Dealer in Dry Goods, Groceries, Boots and Shoes,  etc., etc.  ^piim.  H. BUNTIN  I CONTRACTOR  [     AND BUILDER  ������  Dealer iu  ������    Windows, Doars,|  I      Turned Work and  n  I Inside Finish.  j SHINGLES, BRICK, ETC. I  I MANITOBA  I Wood Fib;e Piaster I  R.    ROBINSON  Is the only shoemaker in  America who obtained a  medal at the Paris Exposition in 187S for making the  Best shoes. Boots made to  order; Repairing . neatly  executed.  COPPER  STREET,  CREENWOOD  j-i-i-i-i-__3J-i'X_;_-_i-i-xi_*_-i;J3;i_ar������  Fine Tailoring fl  A Select Stock of Worsteds  Cheviots and Tweeds.  'Copper Strhet, Greenwood  _  _2Z-Z___3'-_--:-ZZ^_X--__-Z2_2Z-  The Kootenay  Standard Cigar  Is made in Nelson.    Try a shipment and please your patrons.  J. C. Tnelin, Nelson  FURNISHED ROOMS  By day or week ; $2 a week  and up, at the Commercial  hotel, Copper street, Greenwood.    Bath Jin connection.  P. POUPARD  The Windsor Hotel  of Grand Forks,  B,  C, caters to  miners, mechauicsand smelter men  A. B. Sloan, Manager.  BANK OF BRITISH NORTH AMERICA  PAID UP CAPITAL, $4,866,667  RESERVE FUND   -   $2,141,333,  Transacts a general banking business.   Interest  allowed on Savings Accoumts, from  one dollar upwards at ,  current rates  COPPER ST.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  HK__!_������_Itl  BANK   OF   MONTREAL  ' ESTABLISHED  1017.  PAID   UP  CAPITAL, $14,400,000. REST,  $10,000,000  UNDIVIDED PROFITS, $801,855.41       ' . .  Gonoml Ranking Business Transacted.    Drafts issued on nil points, nnd.Colleo.  tions mode (it lowest rat s.  SAVINGS BAN     DEPARTMENT   )    W. F. PROCTOR,  Interest allowed atcurrent rates  /manager Greenwood BRANch  Fresh Vegetables, Fresh Eggs  and Finest Creamery Butter  always in stock. Beef,.Pork,  Mutton, Poultry   Best Quality.  Good Eigs and Expert Drivers.   Saddle  Horses always ready..  Hay, Grain and  -  Feed lor sale.  First-class Wood for Sale  GEOKGE H- C^OPliEY  B^^^r^^^%/^^'%r^r^^f^^/%/^r^r^^%r^@%r%^^r^r^'^r^r%r^rT^^/^^  ?     ,  t    *  Craelbrook Hotel  .   CRANBROOK, B, C.   ���������  Is convenient to all depots, telegraph offices and  banks in the city.   Special attention paid to tourists,  commercial and otherwise.   The cuisine is excellent, |  and all guests receive courteous attention.   Touch ^  j the wire when you want rooms reserved k  |      ��������� HOGOARTH & ROLL3NS, Proprietors,     "  ?  t  __j____a_s___5_5__aa___i  The Hotel Slocan  Three Forks, B. C, is the leading  hotel ofthe city. Mountain trout  and game dinners a specialty.  Rooms reserved by telegraph.  Hugh Niyen. Pror.  WE   SELL   PIANOS  WE   SELL    FUENITURE  WE   TAKE   DIPLOMAS  D. J. ROBERTSON & CO.  NELSON, B. C.  Dentist (prodding a patient's  gum in search of a fragment of  root): Funny, I don't seem to  feel it.  Patient (ironical in spite of the  pain): You're in luck.  Customer���������You say, then, that  that this material is the latest ?  fchopinau���������The very latest  madam.  But will it fade in the sun ?  Why, it has been lying in the  window for two years and it hasn't j  faded yet, '  COPPER ST. GREENWOOD  None but the best brands  . of liquors and cigars.  Morning bracers and  and evening hyballs always within easy reach  ofthe 'barkeep."  C. A. DEMPSEY prop.  i9O9Q09Q9099������9Q9���������90C<2W)$O9������9e*9&&Q99QQeQ&������������a&99QQ9<S&e  the Arlington ! The Stratfaeoiraa  o-o  Hotel  E. W. WIDDOWSON  PROVINCIAL ASSAYKR and  MRTAM.UKGICAI, CHEMIST.  Gold Silver Copper or I,ead, cacH, ,f I oo  Gold-Silver....$t 50 Silver._ead,,j;i.50  Zinc. .{2.00 Gold Silver with copper or  lead., ti.50.  Prompt attention given to all samples  25 per cent, discount upon five samples,  BAKER ST , NELSON.  r,'0. Drawer, no8, Tlione, A67  Is situated on a slight eminence, just a block from the busy  scenes on Baker street, and is within easy touch of everything in tho city. From its balconies can bo soon nearly  a'l the grand scenery that surrounds the beautiful  ,  city of Nelson.     Few hotels in the great west  equal the Strathcona, and tourists from ���������  every laud will find within its portals  all the essentials that create pleasant memories within the  mind of thoso who  travel.  B. TOHKINS, nanager-'  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA. m������W^*>'^r  ���������/is;  ���������J ''  -v. "Wis  Greenwood, B.C., Nov.'.S, 10)38.  THE.GR.-3NW00:> LEDGE  V  ir������prt  teiiwft  Some Good Float  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  THE CHAMPAGNE OF WATERS,  The Mineral Water Incomparable���������in  the Cafe, at tho Banquet, for the House.  Nature's most delightful and beneficial  bequest to all mankind  _������������'  GREENWOOD LIQUOR CO. j  .e-__ffiam-^,wB^ft^^^  $15,000 Insurance for $2f.50  The new and up-to-date Tr.ipple Indemnity  i Policy of the Ocean Accident and Guarantee  Corporation, Ltd., the largest accident company in the world.   Assets over ������7,000,000.  FREDERIC W. McLAINE  DISTRICT AGENT, GREENWOOD,  _33______8_____5  B. C.  I  I-  The Pacific Hotel  Is under the management of [Greig  .. & Morrison.   The rooms are com- -  fortably furnished, and the bar contains the best brands of wines, liquors  and cigars in the city.  The Pacific Cafe  -is conducted by Moore & McElroy     '  . It is open day and night.   The din  ing  room, is one of the largest in  the Boundary, and the lunch counter is just the place to get a quick  meal.      Copper street, Greenwood.  Mountains of Iron Ore.  The famous Erzberg iron mountain lies about 90 miles pouth-west  of Vienna in the Austrian duchy  of Styriar It is iu the centre of the  great iron mining region of Austria,  and around it smoke many blast  furnaces, all of them fed by tlie  ore which this mountain supplies,  for the -Ei-burg is a mass of solid  iron ore more than 5,000 feet in  height. ' Tlie ore is extremely rich  and yields from. 35 to 40 per cent,  of pure iron.  There' are a few similar masses  of   iron   ore in the world, but not  many.     Nor the city of Durango  in  Mexico,  is a small mountain of  ore,   and   near  tho   east coast of  Queensland is a small island in this  Duke group that is all iron ore,  and it is estimated that it will yield  a total of 2,225,00fi tons.  ��������� Miners are cutting the ore out of  the   Ei _berg  at the rate of 5,G00,-  000 pounds a year, and it is estimated that at tin's rate it will take  them 1,000 years longer to dig the  mountain entirely away.     If this  estimate is correct there still remain in the Erzberg 3,000,000 tons  of ore. In Lapland, along tbe  lino- of the Arctic railroad, between Gellivare and the Atlantic  railwa}', is another mountain of  iron ore, but it is smaller than the  Erzburg, which is the largest solid  mass'of ore rising in the form of a  mountain that has yet been discovered.  For centuries more or less mining has been carried on along this  mountain   slope,   but   it   is ouly  within fifty or sixty years that the  work has been regularly prosecuted  o_"a large scale.     From 2,000 to  3,000 miners dig these terraces on  the mountainside during the summer mouths, but for three months  iu the winter work in tbe. open a:r  is entirely suspended, as the winds  and snowstorms   make tliij  labor  too eovere  and expensive, but the  work still  goes  ou   in the winter'  for about  1,000  to 1,500 men are  then engaged in underground mining along the sides of the mountain  where they h ive dug deep iuto the  solid ore.  Thus the mountain is being gradually reduced by lowering its height  and by digging into its heart,,and  legions of men will keep at the  work till the mountain has been  wiped off the surface of the e-rth  and the vast quantities of iron it  contained have been scattered far  and wide in various forms of manu  facture.  i ____8dri_____B__i__5_____l__fiy_i^  plied that he was too late, as she  had   promised to marry another.  In course of time her husband died,  and she thought she could not do  better than ask her former lover to  discharge, the duty or undertaker.  After what ho considered a reasonable- time had elapsed, be made  a second oflVr of his hand.    But  unfortuuately,   he   was   too hit'.  Strange to say, tlie second liu^liai.d  did   not live  very  long,  and tie  joiner's  services    were   again -in  requisition.     Determined   that he  would no longer allow liis modepty  to defeat his hopes, he, after hitting  driven the last screw into 11 e  coifin, turned around to the widow  and, .in   as loving a tone .as lie  could command, said, Has anybody  spoken t'yeyet?  queried her, mother. . Afterlg(t  through  school what would  you  advise me to do while I am waiting  to   be   married?   asked   th(  little miss.  Tho'largest assortment of wintei  caps thut ever struck the town.���������  Russell-Law-Caulfield Qo.  Effie���������But. Tajia, how do you  know it was _ sioik brought u.-  the new baby ?  Papa���������Because, my <le.ir, I just  saw the lib ! .  Has' Stood tlie Te>st  The approval of the public is the filial  test of merit.  This is tlie reason  It was in a Midland railway ca -  riage the other day that two | a -  sengera were discussing thecha -  tor of the Irish people. Said one  ���������Well, I rather like the Irisb, I  think they have many good point?.  "Weel, ah .diuna deny thofc, s: id  the Scot, but ye ken they canna  speak English wi'oot a brogue.  Their auxunt's awfu'.  Jim's Hard Luck  Jim Scott had his right arm  blown off at the Broadview mine in  the Lardeau a few days ago. The  night, shift overlooked a missed  nole, and Jim while working with  Gus Erickson the next .morning  drilled ino it. Gus escaped unhurt but Scott's right hand was  blown off and his face terribly disfigured, although his Bight was not  destroyed. ' His arm had to be  amputated below the elbow joiut.  A Johannesburg minister protests against his sermons being reported iu newspapers sold ou the  Sabbath because his words are  ''sandwiched between shady joke?,  advertisements of drink, columns  of racing aud betting, and other  tilings full of '.the most evil suggestions." But surely this is an  advantage to any minister. What's  the use of preaching to the converted.  ,  Is the best furnished hotel in the Boundary'  district. Ic is heated with steam and  lighted by electricity. Excellent sample  rooms. The bar is always abreast of the  times, and meals are served in the Cafe  at any hour", day or night.  I Ernest J. Cartler, Prop.  J. O. MELVIN LaM  Mailorders Pumptly Attended  SANDON, B. C.  Manufacturing:  Jeweler  Expert Watchmaker and Diamond  Setter, Manufacturer of Chains,  Lockets and Rings, Wedding rings  made on short notice.  WORK  GUARANTEED  Next Door to Beading Boom  P. O. BOX  268  ������������_��������� oooa������oc-cetoett������-__s������ffl--0-eac-M-ffieg pa-eflo-ooeo-oapj,-  PHOENIX, B. 0.  Is opposite the Great Northern depot, aud is a delightful haven for tho weary traveler. Great veins  of hot water run through the 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  ofthe liquid refreshment room 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, Prop, ������  OCTOBER SCHOOL REPORT  DIVISION I     J.   L.  WATSO>"  Pupils actually attending       30  Average daily attendance       28.41  Percentage 94.7  Average daily attendance  for October (1905) 21.07  Pupils present every session :  Flora Arcbambault, Kate Bernard,  Jim Galloway, Grace Holmes,  Theodore Hunter, Marion McBain,  Gertie Mclntyro, Annie Pi out,  George Redpath, Willie White.  DIVISION II.     C.   M. MARTI>*  Pupils actually attending       52.  Average daily attendance       45.50  Percentage S7.50  Average daily attendance  for October, (1905) 31.95  Pupils  present   every   session:  Barnie Archambault, Jce Arcbambault, Ruth Bernard, Leo Barnett,  Helm a Chambers, Jimmie Dorm-  ody,  Maude Eales, Arthur Eales,  , George    Eales,   Russell   Hunter,  (Alex.   Hunter,    Edward   Hardy,  | Roy    May,   Donald    McAllister,  j Anna    Mackenzie,   Bert   Oliver,  Hazel Redpath,   Grace Redpath.  WardStorer, Dick Taylor.  Gertrude Atherton, the novelist,  was condemning the Mormons and  their ways.  Imagine, she said, a Mormon  wife and husband, on a cool aut-  amnal evening, sitting by their  cozy grate, she with her knitting,  he with a book or a newspaper.  Tho wife looks up affectionately  every little while, thinking-.that  she is lucky to have scoured such a  considerate, home-loving chap for  a mate, when suddenly the man  rises and takes his hat and gloves.  Whero aro you going dear, tho  wife asks gently. '  To see young Miss Smith, the  huBband replies. I have an appointment with her. Sho is to  give me hor answer to-night.  Some yo ira : ago a joiner in Kilmarnock projoflcd marriage to a  young lady whom ho had grea'ly  admire ! for a Ioig t;:ue.   Sho ro-  ��������� Copper in Greenland  The last expedition (lisp-itched  by M. Barnburg, a Copenhagen  merchant, to make mineralogical  researches in Greenland, has just  returned. It reports tho difcovery  of vast deposits of copper ore at  Alanjarssaud, which it is believed  may  prove the richest and best in  the world.    W. G. & R. shirts for up-'o-date  dressers. Russell- La \Y:Caul_elcl  Co.  \  The following advertisement is  from a Danish paper: "The  hotels cbarmingly situatior, surrounded of a nice garden tho good  cuisine, the kindly accommodation  with moderate charges ai d good  conveyances with ea?y occasion for  salmon and trout fishing, the ascending of the surrounding mountains his done this place well  known and praised of all traveler?.  2ST. B.���������The Landlord is spoken  English very well.  ' F_h t ( t m:dnigh ) Its getting  late. Why doesn't that young  fellow who calls to see Mary go  home? The "dear little brother'?  was still awake', and he leplied:  He can't Dad, Mail's sitting on  him ! " '  Wasn't that an odd thing for the  minister to say just as we were  leaving ? asked the bridegroom of  his bride.  I don't think I noticed what he  said, replied tire bride. What was  it?  He invited us to comj again.  Uh, that was just ordinary politeness, he always does my marrying.���������Detroit Free Pr-ss.   '  Row, Isador, you jgo and give  the new governess a kiss.  No, thank m. ou; not me. I know  her. She will give me a slap on  the face like she did Papa.  Susie had tried tha teacher's  patience sorely and when thelater  looked up and saw the little ^irl  chewing gum, < with her fei t  sprawled out into the aisle, she  said:  Susie JoDes, take that gum out  of your mouth aud put your feet  in!    He���������When   we are married we  must both think alike.  She���������Yes; but I'll think first.  The mountaineer always takes  a peak when he wants to obtain a  view.  CKYLON TEA   lias the Enormous Sale of oyer  15 0)0 Packet j Annually.'  r."\iD p.voKurs onlt.   at  A 1,1/ ftftOCKK?.  I.OIIXS,    1901.  UIUriiSST'A(VAK������    AT   3T. '  NELSON   I RON : WORKS?  B. A. ISA\C  R. W. HI WON  ENGINEERS AND   CONTRACTORS  FOUNDERS AND   MACHINISTS  Repairing and Jobbing executed with Despatch.'  Sheet Metal Work, Mining and Mill Machinery!  Manufacturers of Ore Car.-:, R.R. Contractors  Corner of Hall and Front streets '   ;  Pinna 59 (^NELSON,  B. C. P.,0. Box 173  Cars  THE MICHEL H0f EL  Still retains its supremacy as thv>    oest hotel in the Kootenay.  Ostermoor Mattresses  Clean linen and Good Cooking  Excellent hunting in season.    Good trout fishing in the Elk  river and neighboring streams.    Address all communications to  .[Thomas Crahan, Manager, Michel, B. C  i-g-_-fii������-__3S_���������-������^  Lots of people in this world  would be miserable if they couldn't  find fault.  STARKEY & CO.  NELSON, B. C.  WHOLESALE  DEALERS IN  Produce   and   Provisions  [_etjumaf4_et Hotel  Is the ho:ne  for nil tourists   ���������  and millionaires visiting New-  Denver.   Britisli J Columbia.  HEHRY   STEGE,   PROPR.  J. R. Cameron.  Ir a rooster were as big as his  crow a whole family could dine ou  one for two weeks.  Ignorance  will  give any nation  mental indigestion.  The more the most of us are civilized, the less we want to work:'  If wo were all forbidden to say  cur prayers, we'd pray or bust.  To the pure all things are pure,  But of milk we're not so sur_.  A new German Kpecific agent  against seasickness is composed of  bright red spectacles and internal  doses of calomel.  HOLLAND, CHINESE, JAPAN  ANDFRKNCH BULBS, FRUIT  AND ORNAMENTAL TREES  for fall planting. SEEDS IN  SEASON. GREENHOUSE  PLANTS, Floral Work, Home in-  dustiy.    Catalogue free.  HENRY'S NURSERIES  <   Seed house and Greenhouses -  3010 Westminster Road  VANCOUVER, B. C.  A. D.  Even a warm church c m't compete with a cold barroom.  A man seldom has any trouble in  finding trouble.  GRAND FORKS  Jeweler and Optician, dealer in  Fine Watches, High-Class Jewelry,  Diamonds, etc.  An English judge recently explained to u witness the difference terior of B- .c-    Mail orderS  Dekajulie Tea is the oily tea of  its class in the city, and sold by  Andersou Broi.  Leading Tailor of the  Kootenays. |  Sandon, B. C.  KASLO  HOTEL  KASLO B.C.  Is a comfortable home for all  who travel to that city.  COCKLE & PAPAVORTH.  7DI JIT"        In io and 20 acre blocks  1 "-" ��������� ON KOOTENAY LAKH  LAN OS     ^'or sa'c ou eas.v terms. ,  J. E. ANNABLE  NVXSON, B. C.  p. F- ME_3SCHE$  MERCHANT TAILOR  Silverton, B. C.  S. J. MICHTON  CRANBROOK, B. C.  Has the largest stock of Pipes, Tobaccoss  Cigars and Smokers' Sundries in the in-  receive  between presumptive and circumstantial evidence. When, he said,  you see a man coming out of a  public house, that is presumptive  e/idence that he has had a drink,  b it when you see a man coming  out of a public house wiping bis  mouth on the back of bis hand,  that is strong circumstantial evi-  deuce that he has had a drink.  A Kausas calf ate throe tticks  of dynamite while Father lYtman  undertook to drive the calf away  just as the bovine swallowe.l the  last stick, and in his eagerness to  hurry tho brute away ho belabored  it with a board. There was au explosion, the roar of wh'ch was  haard a mile and a half away, and  Mr. Tatmau was blown ii.to the  well and nearly killed. It was the  biggest event Kansas has pulled oil  since Mary Ellen Lease exploded  about a dozen years ago.  JoauncB Scotus, the early Set.tch  philosopher, being iu company  with the bold King CharleB of  France,- that monarch as^edhim  good humoredly what was the difference between a Scot and a sot ?  Scotus, who sat opposite tho king,  answered: Only the br.adth of  the table. ,  Mamma, said five-year < Id Nellie,  I'd like to ask your advice about  eomclhing.      What   ;'b it  dear,  prompt attention.}  The Kootenay Saloon  Sandon, B. C., has a line of nerve  bracers unsurpassed in any uiouo-  tain town of the Great West. A  glass of aquafpura given free with  spirits menti.  Tl?E]V_0f_T HOUSE  Nelson. B. C, is run ou the  the American and European  plan. Nothing yellow about  the house except the gold in  t'-e safe.  MciIodc   ,&   Trcgilltis  THE MAIL STAGE  M. Gillis, Prop.  GBEENWOOD TO  FERRY, WASH.  Leaves Greenwood at [G:30  a. m. each day. Returning,  leaves Ferry ou arrival of  Great Northern train. Ofliiceat  ROSSLAND   HOTEL  Copper Street  The Reception Hotel]  In Camborne gives all its patrons  the purest food, drink aud cigars  James Lindsley' Prop.  Develop your sweet taste by  using-  Montgomery's  Confections, High Class  Uhoeolates, Fruit Tablets,  Nougats, e'c.  The MONTGOMERY CO  NELSON, B. C.  NELSON EMPLOYMENT AGENCY  Nelson, II.'C.  Mines,    Mills,   Hotels,  etc.,  ���������furnished with help.  J. H. LOVE, MANA ER  INDUSTRIAL WORKERS OF THE  WORLD  GREENWOOD LOCAL NO. 31 1  Meets first and third Wednesdays of every  month in Kagles Hall atS p in.   Visiting  numbers cordially invited to att'eud.  1'kaxk Si'JiAKiA'G, Fin. scc'y,  Knc.\K W. Dvxks, President.  NOT1CK  'PAKE notii'C that M days njtcr diitu I intern!  1 to ii|>ply to Uic Hon. tlie Chief Oomiiil.ssinner  of Lii'.U iind Work*, for lHTinisjioii to |ur-  cliase the lolioirinu- tr.ict of lunil. Coinnionchi^  at h post nmrkrdJ. G. I). hOutln-iLSt c-ornui li-iiii;  the northeast coiner of privm^tion Kecorrt No.  Mil, thence north forty chums, tbeiiee wutt  forty chains, thcuruxouth foriy cliaii-, thence  i'_������t firty eh.iitw. to iilnes of coiniiidim-  inent. Mtuuto on the H'ert Fork^f K' Me rlv r.  Simlllk/uiM'ii 1)1 vlJon of Vnl������ District contain-  iliirniiK hundred ami xlNtt'arru*  Dated this 13th dayuf Octohei, liiCi.  J vMKSO DALE  Blu2 Prize, Henry Vane,  Columbus and Havana Ark  CIGARS  are Union Made Cigars, made by W. P.  kilbourne K. _o., Winnipeg iind sold on , lon|1|lIy ,ollll, Mmhu.'Hi'4'onler/..r- tt-rKHi-uiu  of lin|ir.ncnicnt.s,  for tin' |'iir,iu-u o. ohlninlni;  11 Orown uriuiti-f the iitmv������ Claim *  And flirt ,cr take  llullei' tluit iiellon, under  . wtli'li   .'17     mtl-t    Ik'  coinineiu-d-In fmv  tin)  liciiaiiff of such Cerlllirnce of luuiruvriui-iit  KLtldS       l^ilixl this ;Mh day ol Au���������u. , A. l>., lt������������!.  1 . ��������� ��������� ,S.,|{  AI IN Kit A I. ACT  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  Ott.'uvn  Tract loir,  mlr.crnl   Clnini. ullti.ile in  Mtutircmiwood Mining PivlHioii of V.ile Di.v  triet.   Where located:���������'I'ruviileufr- (lump.  'pAlxK  N'u'l'K.'K that 'I li<.111.1.-1 Jleiijmerle ;iihI  1  Hugh Meh'i-e, Kre.t Miner's Ornficite   XV  he road by GKORGH IIORTO.V.  tie for  s Imy'.n r  fruit  see us or write  R. J. STEEL  Only the best listed  F.ro, Accident and Health  Insurance.  HUD33N'S BAY BLOCK  Nelson, ?.C:  ISOTU'K.  Iu the .Matter of the Land ltrjfUtry At't,  liuil in tho Mitttci- <>f the. i'lllo lo 1'urt  (8.Oil AoroH) of l-������t 450, 11 nil Tiirt of  tot 1012, lirnui1 '. UxoyiiiiH Dh luloii,  Yatti niHirlct, II, O.  W1IKBEAS Ortilleato of Title of The  Montroul mid l^jmtui C<i|Ji>orC<.iu>>my. Limited,  heliiK ('ortlHeute of Tltlo Sn. ilWu to the uho-.u  lioretlttunienti, haa been hwt or d'^trnyed 11 ,d  atiptlcatlon haa lieen imidu to mi-fur.a du|illc.il������  tluruol:  NOTICK l������ li������rehy ������Ivpii that ii tlti|t!lcatc CVr-  tlllcato of Title to the nhove horeillt.imetil������ wl'l  bo liuueil at fiu explratl in of one inniih fp.m  tticd.ita hereof unions In the meantime vnlld  objection to tlie contrary l������ made to 1110 ��������� 1m  writing.        \V. II.-IiMOVIH  Plitr ct tirxutrtir of Till*'.  Land nojrtntry Ofllee, Kiiiuluoi������, U, 0.. llcto  ho, Nth, JUvJlv unwwmrm!mm,{MriMTTrrrn>m���������irtti*m  W-W~T-_JM*-M-  THE GltEEXWOOD LJ__X3ff.  Greenwood, 'B.^C, ftov.S, 190%  ���������WBJWWWIW  ������-^-_-sra_B_ffi__i_ild  Sir Nigel  BY A. CON AN DOYLE.  ������oniston  fry .CHUROILILL.  Treasure -ol  i  Heaven:  BY f'OKRLr.,-  Jungle  BY SINCiAIR.  Jane Cable  BY .McCUTCHEOX.  Puck of  Rook's Hill  BY KIP^IKTJ.  _I  H-Jj  1  o  a_i  COLES & FRITH.  jrjj  F,HQN,E 3jj. .GRJEKN.WOOI), B. .C. -GOITER ST.  (Hooksellets, Stationers, Wallpapc.r Dealers, <;l\>kj'Cc:os and Cign s.  _4febt+-+_-.^+H^r^___fc_^  1  P  $3  About the Monitor  ���������Tlie Monitor and Ajax Fraction  ���������jLl.d., an English company op������rat-  ���������ing in tho Slocan district and tuvn-  jing the Monitor mine near Three  ���������Forks, the Bosun mine near New  -Denver, and a recently completed  (concentratii.g mill <at Rosehcry, i.-  planning to devolop the mines  flamed on a .systematic scale, says  .the B. C. Record. Both contain  Jarge quantities of zinc, which,  under present conditions, is not  favorable to active operations, so  the company is not mining just  jnow. Certain      improvements  Jfound advisable, have been made  ,to the concentrating plant, which  }H , stated to be now working  .smoothly and making an average  recovery of 95 per cent of the lead,  ������9 per cent of the silver, and SI  per cent of the zinc content of the  pre treated. During the two  months it had been running when  .the district was visited lately,about  ������900 tons of ore had been put  through the mill. Ore bins have  been built on the water front of  ,the Bosun properly, Slocan lake,  and a gravity tramway to the mine  constructed. This provision for  ^hipping admits of the old dumps  ,of ore being sent to the mill at  Hosebery, for scows carrying four  Railway cars can be quickly loaded  and the ore be thus cheaply conveyed to the mill. These shipping  bins have a total' capacity of about.  400 tons and the cars can be filled  with them iu less than half an  hour. Some development work  was done last summer at the  IJosun,  this consisting of the ex  tension of three acl t tunnels, in  each of which, ore was encountered.  At the Monitor there is plenty ol  ore���������when hist at work in that  mine it was found that there was-  from 0 to 42 in. of solid ore in the  lowest level. It is stated to be  only a question of unfavorable  marketing conditions, or this mine  would be steadily producing today.  It is understood that the owners  of the enterprise mine, situated at  tho head of Ten-Miie creek, in the  Slocan City mining division, contemplate j lining forces with those  of the Iron Horse, an adjoining  property on the north, so that the  two may be worked jointly. Some  of tho directors of the enterprise  (B. C.) Mines. Ltd., are expected  to arrive shortly from England to  look into the sittiatfon.  When Doctors Disagree  They have a preacher over in  Greenwood who explained to his  congregation on Sunday evening  ���������'���������IIow Death BegetB Life." . Come  t'lis way, brother. We would  nery much like to know that our-  Helves. ���������Ntilsou Canadian.  Dictionary of the Chinook Jargon, 35 cents at McRae Bros.  The Magdala is the name of a  cigar that the barkeep will show  you if you ask him for it.  U. S. Elections  State elections were held in the  United States Tuesday. The  principal inteiest here centered  on New York, Idaho and Colorado.  New York elected Hughes as governor over Hearst; Idaho defeated  flooding and Haywood, although  ���������'efeated in Colorado, receivtd  20,000 votes.  Try Gusto. It is the latest in  breakfast foods and is sold by Anderson Bros.  New things in chit>a.v;re.    You  should see tlicra at McRae Bros.  Slocan City  Since DnBois returned and took  charge of the Arlington that property has shipped six carloods of ore.  T. D. Wqodcook will close his  h'irdware store in this town and ho  intends to spend the winter in California, and next en miner in England. Tom is said to have, made  $30,000 by tlie sale of timber limits  on the Little Slocan to -lontrcal  men.  Fra lk Provost is in Nelson selling some timber limits to eastern men.  It h understood here that the  Montreal men who bought a large  tract of timber on the Little Slocan lake will build a large mill at  Sproat's Landing, and drive the  1 igs down tho Sic can arcl Kootenay rivers to that poiut.  Subjeot to Confirmation, We Will Sell  nOOO Cariboo--Icl_iiinev $ 04������  3000 Rambler-Cariboo.."  84  200 Dominion Copper  G 40  % >00 American Boy  03 .V  f)000 Nicola Coal' Mines  07  5000 Sullivan....** ,  .... 11  J 6 Consolidated Smelters .. .88 SO  50 Canadian Marconi  2 75  Write or wire at our expense. Drawer I0b2.  B. B. MIGHTON & CO.  Mining: and Investment Brokers, Nelson, B. C.  Chill Slavery  The attention of tho broad-  minded citizen is being claimed  more every day by the advocates  of tho child labor reform. President Roosevelt, in his recent Har-  risburg address, devoted considerable time to it. Ex-President  Cleveland and other prominent  men are giving it their most earnest and careful consideration. The  members of the league whose purpose it is to better the conditions  of the children in laboring communities contend that in many  cases a condition tantamount to  slavery exists, The venerable  chaplain of the United States senate, Dr. Etlward Everett Hale, is  particularly active in the move-  He has written a number of  pointed articles upon the subject,  and is doing very effective work in  th^ cause. Among the press of  thj country perhaps none is doing  more, or indeed as much, as the  Woman's Home Companion.  Each issue contains many articles  and illustrations upon the subject,  and it behooves honest citizens to  give serious thought to this very  important matter.  The above paragraph is from the  Orator-Outburst of Spokane, and  touches upon one of the crying  evils of Canada as well as the  United States. The issue of Low-  ery's Claim last summer that contained one of the strongest articles  against child labor ever published  in Canada was shut out of the  mails. An article .in tho same  issue calling for protection to female children in the streets of good  Toronto was especially condemned  by that polite Frenchman who airs  us Canada's Postmaster-General  and dictates to the extent of his  power what Englieh people shall  read. Things have come to a  pretty class in Canada when laboring men stand idly by and see one  of their best friends struck down  by tho pliant French tool of greedy  corporations, and one of the most  corrupt governments that ever put  its greedy, corrupt and dishonorable  hands upon the resources of a  great   country. The   day will  come when Canada will bweat  blood for having allowed Laurier  and ' his band of greedy political  pirates to exploit and ransack  this broad, fat Dominion for their  own aggrandizement.  Just received a shipment of  Swift's Premium Bacon and Sugar  Cured Ham. The Kussell-Law-  Caulfield Co.  For sale���������Good cooking range.  Inquire Mrs. F. H. Parker, National Hotel.  PEALEY INVESTMENT AND TRUST CO. LTD  Q_o. R. Naden, Manager.  Farm lands, timber limits, mineral cl.iims. mining stocks  and t'hares. City real estace bought, sold and exchanged.  pall and see our "list.  QEEENWOOD,   _3.   C.  Kootenay Engineering Works  NELSON, B. C.  founders,  Machinists and Iron  Workers.    Makers of the Crawford  Aerial   Train.    Castings, JBuilders'  Materials,   Mill  ���������."..    and Miuing Machinery  P.O.-BOX 493. B. C. TRAVIS, MANAGER.  It is bliss to smoke a Kootenay  Belle cigar.  Mayor McAnn, of Kaslo, who  has suffered greatly from kidney  trouble this fall, went last week to  Rochester, Minn., to have an operation perfoimed by the Mayo  Bros., the famous surgeons. Although in a critical condition his  many friends hope that he wiil recover.  Another shipment of Nova  Scotia Mackeral. Have you tried  one? The Russell-Law-CaulnYld  Co.   The latest invention in burnt  leather post cards at McRae Bros.  George Clode, manager of the  Hotel Fernie in Fernie died suddenly last Monday.  It seems quite natural in Fernie  where so many people are always  trying to ''get even" that even a  lawyer should receive attention.  L. P. Eckstein has a slight'trouble  just now about which a larger item  will appear later.  Saturday, November 10th  Our Entire Stock of  Ladies' Winter Coats  Ladies'  Blouses in  Silk,  Lustre,  Flannelette,  Flannel,  etc.  AT HALF PRICE.  Porfume tho ozone these frosty  mornings by smoking a Kootenay  Belle cigar. .  The best coffee in the city at Anderson Bros.  . Moving Pictures  In the Auditorium this evening  and tomorrow evening, the 8th and  9th inst., there will be given  moving pictures of the Russo-Jap-  auese wa������\ Mrs. Yamamoto will  describe the pictures and appear in  Japanese costumes and hair decorated with Kauzashi. Admission  50 cents, children 25 cents. Entertainment at 8.15.  It is said that E<1. Morgan Ins  found some rich ore in Alaska. lie  went north last spring to prospect  for a syndicate of Nelson men.  His old partner, Phil O'Connor is  in Skagway. ,  Goods Sold on Day of Sale Only  --���������-M-U_N__H___N____M--_a_H-____B____B  ~~~--*~~~~~~~--~~~-~--~"^""~~"nr~nrn_-~���������rrmi 1 1 r~~~~~*-~~-~~~~~i n 1 * ��������� " ������������������ ��������� *~ m _t_ rr '  DON'T MISS THIS OPPORTUNITY  WE CASH YOUR CHECKS  endrii  FRANK   FLETCHER  PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR  NELSON. B. C.  XjOST  At Eholt, about a month ago a Bay  Caynse, branded I Co:i left shoulder, and  white saddle marks on each tile. A reward of Jio will be-paid to the person  returning same to  J. F. BROWN. Eholt, B: C.  Pioneer  Hotel...  Gfeenuuood, 8. C-  Tlie oldest hotel in the  Citv, and stilll under the  same management. Rooms  comfortable, meals equal to  any in the city, and the bar  supplies only the best. Corner of Greenwood and Government streets.  J; W. kelson  Buying your fall suits or overcoats it will pay you to examine  our stock. We have a large assortment of overcoats at K'nstern  Prices, from $9 to SI5. They aro of the latest styles and  patterns.   It costs nothing to examine our sfock.  IwiQtm Shoe  ::;'<������������������-*! v!>:;-  Wo arc solo agent < fqi1 tho  Guarantee Every Pair.  Slater '���������Ij.victm"  Shoe.     Wo  i|il4H������i|ii|������ t  RUSSELL=LAW=GAULFIELD 60  LiIMITIOr),  Groceries, Hardware, Clothing and Gents' Furnishings.  VENDOME HOTEL  ANACONDA  Is just a few minutes' walk from  tho center of Greenwood, and a  convenient place to drop in at the  end of a walk. Convenient to the  smelter and provides the public  with ,  BEDS  OARD AND  EVERAGES  W. B. THOMSON  IN TII-SUPICKMR COURT OF BICITlSiJ  COLUMBIA.  In the Matter of tho "tluclgmintff Act  1899." aud Amending Acta.  AND  In the Mnttcr of a Judgment obtained in  an Action in  thin lluuourublo Court.  Dktwken  GEORGE HERRMANN,  Plaintiff (Judgment Creditor)  and RALPH HARRON  Defcndent (Judgment Debtor)  KOTICB  TAKE NOTICE that this Honoiiran'o Ourt  1 ivlll be moved at tlie Court Home -t ;ho Cl'y  of Vancnuver on Wednesdny, ihe Sl-t day of  November. A. U., 1300, at the hour of eleven  o'clock in the f<>rrnoon, or no soon thereafter in  Counsel can lie heard by Couuwl on behalf i f  the JudifinPiit Cnditor. for an order that the Interest of Iheeslate of Ralph Harron, Judgment  Debtor, deceived inte-'t.itu, in tho lands hereinafter decribed, "r a competent |mrt thereof, be  ���������old lo realise the amount payable under the  judgment herein:  An undivided one-fourth interest In the "Bell"  Mineral LTi-md t.erlbed ax Lot Two thousand,  three hundred and fotty-thro>- (2313) In Group  One (1) on th> oflleliil plan or survev of the  Simllkameeri (formerly O-iDyoos) Division of  Yale district, British Columbia.  AND THAT all persons haviiip lesrn] Interest  In the! said described lands do show cause why  the said order should not he granted.  In support of the motloi will be 'Pad the affl  davits of GeorRo Herrmann and Arthur Muid. cli  Whiteside suorn and filed herein  AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE that bv an  order ol the Honourable Mr. Just-re Morrison  made herein the 11th day of October. A. D,.  190ti.it was ordered that the Judgment Creditor  bo at liberty to serve Hal Hnrron. nephew of  the above named Judgment .Debtor, with the  ah'ive notice of motion and of the said order by  publication of au advertisement of the same hi  two consecutive issues of any uewsimper published in the City of Greenwood, Province of  British Columbia, and that the costs of service  ati'l of the order he the cosU of the Judgment  Creditor In the ouic In any evont.  Dated this 1st day of November. A D��������� 1!)06.  A.M. WHITESIDE  Solicitor for tne Judgment Cr. ditor.  To Hal Harron  CANADIAN  PAID ur CAPITAL, 810,000,000.  ItKSHltVrc FUND, 84,500,000.  B. E. WALKER, Gen. Manager.    ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Gen. Man.  Branches Throughout Canada, and mtha United States  and England;  A Genera] Banking Business Transacted.    Accounts may be opened by  mail with all brinches of this Bmk.  Savings Bank Department.  Deposits of SI and upwards received, and interest allowed at curreut  rates. The depositor is subject to no delay whatever in the withdrawal of the whole or any portion of the deposit.  W. ALLISON, Manager Greenwood Branch.  wwsmm^^ms^^mia^m^  We are shoving heavy .weight fweed  and worsteds for fall that can't be beat.  Each suit an exclusive pattern. No two  alike, hxtra trousers i.arge variety  to select  from   WORKMANSHIP THE BEST  W. Elson, Merchant Tailor  COPPER   STREET.  iai_������atW!wmf^������iw_M^iim^  F. M. LAMB  PROVINCIAL LAVD SURVtYOR  VGREENWOOD   B. C.  Waterproof Paints.  Cpal Tar, Pitch,  Creosote, Oils for  Preserving Timberi  Hoofing, Pitch  And Paints.  ������Jelspn CoKe aud Gas Co, Lid,  ATLANTIC STEAMSHIPS  ROYAL MAIL SERVICE  "EMPRESSES"  From Montreal and Quebec to Liverpool  EMPRESS OF BRITAIN   Oct. 19.  Lake Clianiplaln   Oct. 27.  EMPRESS OF IRELAND   Nov. 2.  Lake Erie, Nov. 10.  First cabin $65 and upwards according  to stennier:    One class steamers (inter-  mediate)  $42.50; second cabin (45 and  upwards;, third class $26.50 and $28.75.  Apply at once for our illustrated booklet  descriptive   of our superior third clase  accommodation.  FROM    MONTREAL   TO   LONDON  DIRECT  Lake Michigan,   Oct 17.  Third class only, $26.50.  Montrose   Oct. 24.  Carrying second claw only, $40.00  IT'S HERE  SPECIAL IMITEO TRAIN  "OVERSEAS MAIL"  96 hours  VANCOUVER  TO QUEBEC  Oct. 15, and Nov, u.  For detailed information and berth res-  ervotions for train or boata apply to local  agents or write  J. H. CAKTKIt, I>. P. A., Noltnn.  , K, <T, COyj/K, A. 0. y. A. Vancouver  Sportsmen, now is the time to prepare for action. Bear  in mind we carry the most complete and up-to-date line  of sporting goods .in..tho city. The best shooters use  Eal.;y'& loaded shells. "We ��������� carry all kinds of ammunition  and cutlery.    See us for razors.  The OI'C-Now&2nd Hand store, A. L. WHITE & CO.  P. BURNS & GO.  Dealers in  ���������   Fresh and Salt Meats, Fish and Poultry  s  0  Shops in nearly all the towns of Boundary and j  the Kootenay. j  <?1  :f  mmiMmmwmmmmmmm  :mammmmummmjm)immmmmmjim


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