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Array I  %^yiMA^  ^J-W-'iatin  ' t   -.' i -������ V\> ������**  " / " ' - "' ''vi;"'*Sff  .      ^.      , / /'v    r$>&  ,       "-���������    -VN  '-'��������� ,'%fc%  NOV 7   ,���������   ���������' <ku~.  ���������  y/-m  r'  Vol.   XVII.  GREENWOOD, B. C, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3, 1910.  No. 17,  FROM THE KITCHEN TO TRAIN.  lv  ft  L\ i  T/  Hole  *  The Windsor Hotel,is .one of the best.furnished  - " ' hotels Jn the West. It is located iu the heart of  '. .Greenwood,and within easy reach of-all the finan-  -,'.'' '- cial. and .commercial institutions of the Copper  Metropolis. Heated with' steam and lit by elec-*  tricity. Commodious sample rooms." The bar is  replete with all.modern beverages, and the Cafe  never closes. . Rooms reserved by telegraph.  ..The Windsor Hotel Co.      *E. J. Cartier, Manager.  Passing Throng  SuitfCases, Travelling: Bajrs  and Trunks.  See the Line.  You will save money by seeing  The.Furniture & Stove Man.  4i  Until you size up our Stock and Prices  aasa  We carry a BIG LINE of ALL KINDS.  GULLEY&Co.,  ...    - ,;.- GREEN-WOODr  OPPOSITE  THE^POST'OfFFICE.  '  B. Or  PHONE   27.  The  Cahadiaji  Bank  of Commerce.  SIR   EDMUND  WALKER,   C.V.O.,   LL.D.,  .    ALEXANDER. LAIRD,   GENERAL  d.c.l., president.  Manager.  Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000. Reserve Fund, $6,000,000.  SAVIWSS BANK DEPARTMENT  Interest at the current rate is allowed ou all deposits of $1 and upwards in this Department. Careful attention is given to every  account.   Small deposits are welcomed.  Accounts may be opened in the names of two or more persons, withdrawals to be made by any one of them or by the survivor.. Full  . . and clear written instructions as to,who is to make the withdrawals should always be given to the Bank when opening accounts of  this nature.  ���������  J. T. BEATTIE, Manager.  Greenwood Branch.  TEMPERANCE  is all right if shorn of humbuggery.  Too much water drinking is jusfc  as injurious as too much liquor or  anything else.  OUR PURE WINES  AND LIQUORS  ' are medicinal if not abused. Every  household should have a moderate  supply of pure wines or liquors in  the closet for emergency���������either  unexpected visitors or sudden ill-  , ness, when a drop of pure liquor  in time may forestall all necessity  -.   for drugs:    ��������� _        .  Greenwood Liquor (ftntpany, Importers, Greenwood, B. 0. ������  Honest Confession.  I'rom La Harpe Journal, (Kimsas);���������  The Journal erred last week "in ssgtint  that Mrs. L-illie Slack played "Narcissua"  for the rose drill at the.eighth grade  school commeucemeut. Miss Marjorie  Bright should have received that credit.  The playing was fully worthy the fine  musical talent of Mrs. Slack anyway���������  and the Journal man is practically bliud  after 4 o'clock in the afternoon.  PHONE 16.       'j '  GREENWOOD, B. C.  SPECIALS  PASTRY BAKED DAILY AND  ALWAYS FRESH.  . ��������� HOLBROOK'S  CUSTARD POWDER  P)..Tin8, 3 for 50c.    -���������  COLUMBIA COFFEE  ." 31bs. for $1.00.  Copper street.  Take your Repairs to  A. D. MORRISON  Grand Forks, the Leading  of the Boundary District  Frank Fletcher  Provincial Land Surveyor,  Nelson, B. C.  A'GBNTLBMAK is never  hurry, but this should not  to paying the printer.  in  a  apply  Wants a Man.  Down in Alberni a girl is advertising for a husband. She wants a  young man, not over 42.   -  What, in the name of the little  naked god, is this western country  coming to? There is something  radically wrong with the times  when a girl has to go out after  tbem with a "want ad." It may  be the damp climate down there  at the coast that accounts for the  backwardness of the "young men  under 42." Or it may be the increased cost of living. Bents are  high and family washing has gone  up 20 per cent in the past year.  But this does not excuse the Island  swains. When duty calls, mere  material considerations should have  no weight in deciding their course  of action. The only way the  Island bachelors can redeem themselves is to offer themselves iu a  body to the fair advertiser and let  her take'her choice. J  A girl has a right to marry if  she wants to. By the limits of  conventionality situ 'to required to  wait until an acceptable swain offers her his hand, and latoh key.  Under these circumstances.., what  is the first duty of a single 'man ?  Every man who has attained his  majority should paste on a conspicuous place on the outer surface  of his hat these -words, "Will you  be my wife?" Justice and gallantry demand it. Conditions warrant it. The girls would appreciate it. Every single man should  he so labelled. Then, at last,  would the weaker sex have "equal  rights" and an even break. A  girl has a right to tell a man she  will be a sister to him. Man also  should have tbe refusal privilege,  provided he could show cause.  Otherwise he should come through.  It is a crying shame that a girl  should have to blow in her pin  money on publicity when she could  use it to much greater advantage  on new trimmings for last year's  hat.���������Fernie Free PreBs.  ' If wtores had bargain days for  husbands, many a dear old virgin  Would be camped at the door long  before Old Sol touched the horizon  with tho first tint of dawn.  Tuesday was pay' day at the  Argo tunnel.  J.'H. East has returned to Midway from the Cariboo district.  Born.���������Upon October 29, to Mr.  and Mrs. Richard Eustis, a son.  These days Stork's store is  crowded by ladies seeking bargains.  F. W. Me Lai he has returned  from a trip to Cranbrook and Calgary- I  More than 84,000 was taken in  at the City. Hall, on Tuesday, for  taxes.  In Greenwood, Grand Forks  apples retail at from 4 to 6 cents a  pound.  George Swanlund in night watchman at the silent smelter at Boundary Falls.  Indications in the Argo tunnel  seem to be favorable to the striking  of a large body of ore.  The signs of an! approaching  municipal election are becoming  apparent in Greenwood.' <,  The Nordeu hotel has been improved in many ways this fall, and  now contains 44 rooms.  - Kotka Wizuick took hold of a  live wire at the Gold. Drop mine,  last Friday, and was killed.  .James Cunningham and the  other typhoid patients in Greenwood are rapidly recovering.  "Nearly all the empty houses  along Kimberly avenue .have become occupied by new tenants.  Ola Lofstad expects to sell a  large block of Argo tunnel stock in  Vancouver within a few weeks.   .  The lots in Orient townsite have  been put on the market and vary  in price from $100 to $600 ������'ach.  L. Reinecke has finished his  geological survey in the West Fork  district and returned to Ottawa.  The Russell-Law-Caulfield Co.  has received several'carloads of  apples and potatoes from Grand  Forks.  Jack Coryell has returned to his  home in Grand Forks after spending the-summer suryeying in -the  Cariboo. -."  David Manchester, who has been  running a motor at the smelter for  the past three months returned to  Spokane this week. '  HAY FOR SALE.-130 tons of  Baled Wheat Hay, No. 1 quality;  and 15 tons of Timothy. R. G.  Sidley, Sidley, B. C.  The Greenwood Liquor Co. received a carload of whiskey from  Toronto this week. The freight  cost more than $730.  James McCreath was in Grand  Forks last week upon a commercial  trip. He does a large businebs in  the city of big apples.  Duncan Mclnrosh states that he  will not again be a candidate for  the mayoralty, although he may  fill in as an alderman.  George McDonald of Baker creek,  is supposed to be insane and has  been taken to Grand Forks to await  a medical examination.  Fob Sale.���������1,000 shares of  Boundary Mining and Exploration  Co., Ltd., stock (Midway Coal), at  15c per share. Apply X, Ledge  office.  Fob Sale.���������1,000 shares of  Boundary Mining and Exploration  Co., Ltd.- stock (Midway Coal), at  15c per share. Apply E. G., Ledge  oflice.  Doc. Thomas left for New Westminster on Monday, where he will  do business in the drug line. Doc.  is clever and should do u big business at the coast.  8ince it began shipping the Sally  mine, near Beaverdell, has sent  out 35 carloads of ore valued at  $100 a ton. It is closed down  awaiting the advent of the railway.  Waterman's Ideal Fountain Pen  is the pen that has been recognized as a standard since fountain  pens were first invented. They  are sold by J. L. Coles at all prices-  Jim Grier writes from New  Denver, to say that he weighs 180  pounds, ih spite of the fact, that he  has to work nearly all the time to  keep abreast of the work that constantly pours into bis office.    ~  , The Annual Ball'' of the Oddfellows, upon Monday evening,  was a pronounced success, and one  of the best dances ever given in  Greenwood. 7 The music was furnished by Bush's orchestra and  the Hupper by the Windsor hotel.  .v.- The canvassers report that nearly $3,000 has already been subscribed towards the building of a  large rink in Greenwood. It will  be known this week how. much  money can ';��������� be raised; towards the  creation of this worthy enterprise.  John McGrath; was brought in  from Phoenix, last Friday, charged  with being insane. He has been  working on the O. P. B. upon the  Phoenix hill, and imagines that  various natural agencies are exerting a malign influence over him.  Bob Robertson, who lives at  Coryell, was supposed to be ill and  was taken to the hospital at Grand  Forks, says ,the Gazette, where it'  was found that he bad the mania  potu and was removed to' the ja^l.  Evidently some people do not think  that the D.T's. is a sickness.  A construction camp on the  Kettle Valley railway is to be put  up near Rock Creek. The grade  between Midway and Rock Creek  is almost ready for the steel and  some time next month the whistle  of a locomotive should be waking  up the boarders in Sam Larson's  hotel.      ,    '   " , '-  John Rusk has returned from  California. He says that times are  none too good in the southern part  of that State and the country is  full of hoboes. Oranges and raisins  are a drug on the market. After a  visit to YVestbridge John will likely  spend the winter in northern California.  John Harninen and Miss. Lizzie  Turja, both of Phoenix, will be  married at the Court-house, upon  Nov. 14, by the regisferaar, W. G.  McMynn. The government charges double the fee the parsons do  for performing the marriage ceremony and does not make tbe matrimonial knot a whit tighter.  Rose Hartmann claims that Alfred E Thomas promised to marry  her within a year from September  2G, 1908, and has entered an action  ;ainst him for $10,000 for breach  of promise. Thomas was recently  married at the coast to Miss Olive  Roberts aud in his day seems to  have been a gay young Lothario.  At a meeting of the Conservative  Association, on Monday, the following delegates for Greenwood  riding were appointed to attend  the coming convention in Nelson  this month; Messrs. J. McCreath,  S.  Oliver, F. W. McLaine, 8.M.  Western Float  Johnson, E G.  A. Stewart, D.  and R. Lee.  Warren, J. McKay,  R. Tait, A, Roberts  jgiininiinmriniininiiinrininnniiniiniiiniii'iinniinitnii'rflftni^  j THE BIGJUNNEL |  s Duncan -Mcintosh received |  I - a wire from Chicago on Mon- |  I dayyBfctttiog - taab-all;fii&acial>' |  f matters. relating .to the Big |  I Tunnel had been satisfac- |  1 tonly settled, and instructing ������  = him to make a draft for all f  I the money that he required. ������  I The Ledge understands that I  I at least $70,000 has been 1  ���������f placed in the treasury of the I  I company in Chicago and that |  1 the stockholders in that city |  I are jubilant over the pros- |  i pects of this great enterprise. =  I Preparations are being made |  1 this week to resume active 1  ������ operations, and the two big 1  I machines will soon be pound- |  e ing the rock at the rate of ten |  i or more feet a day. This tun- I  I nel, when completed, will be |  f the largest and longest min- 1  f ing tunnel iu Canada. It will |  I be driven over 17.000 feet |  I under the mountain between |  I Greenwood and Phoenix. I  I The resumption of work on j  I this great enterprise will soon I  I focuB the eyes of the mining f  i world upon Greenwood. i  ^lUIIIIUIIUillllUWIIIWIIIIMliM^  Hon. Price Ellison and Robert  Wood have a bond on the Okanagan-mine, near Penticton. The  tunnel will be driven several feet  farther than its present length. If  results are satisfactory a shaft will  be sunk with two shifts Thip  mine was discovered iu 1886, and  ore from it runs as high -ob $35 a  ton in gold and silver.  Gordon, a son of'Dan McLaren,  at Dead wood, while playing- with  some other boys four years ago,  got a head of timothy three inches  long into one of his lungs. This  boy, now nine years old, has been  sinking ever since, and Dr. Oppen-  heimer was Biire. he had consumption. The other day, after a violent lit' of coughing, Gordon succeeded in expelling the timothy  that had caused him to droop for  four long years. ' The timothy is  just as fresh as it was upon the day  that Gordon breathed it into bis  lung. While still weak, it will  not be long before he recovers bis  health and becomes a joy to his  parents/  Since last .week the following  have registered as municipal voters:  J. Docksteader, C. E. Bmith, A.  Kier, O. Boyer, M. H. Roy, A. S.  Black, J ,M, Cropley, J. D. Mac-  Lean, N. McLeod, P. Fogarty, J.  Meyer. G. Hamblyj" B. Schandel,  A. A. Frechette, J. A. Clark, H.  McQillvray, W. Elson, E. Russell,  W. Cpnnell. W. Lepard, W. E.  McArthur, R. T. Lowery, J, H.  Goodeve, W. H. Campbell, E.  Cartier, R.- Robinson, D^-P. Biner,  G. H. Thompson; R. H. Har-  greaves, W. G; Pond, J. Fpulds,  C. W. Laws, M. Kay, J. Berry-  man, A. A. Anderson, Geo. Lamb,  W. B. Vaux} H. O. Cummip, D.  A. McDonald, J. H. James; R. H.  Wbitford, R. Henderson, A. Pou-  tesBU and W. Johns.  Lime is being burned at Stuart  lake.  - In Rupe, real estate is becoming  more active.  In Nicola hay is $21 a ton and  potatoes i'22.  Harvey Creech is erecting an  hotel at Copper City.  Richard Hall is building a  $12,000 residence in Victoria.  Tbe Canadian Express Co. will  establish a branch in Stewart.  Trout Lake City is becoming  celebrated as a rest cure resort.  Louis Barrett has sold his restaurant in Merritt to F. Iverson.  Tbe average daily "shipment of  milk from Langley is 1,000 gallons.  The B. C. legislature will resume  active operations upon January 11.  The C.P.R will build a scenic  railway from Banff to. Windermere.  The C.P.R. is laying' heavy  steel rails between Trail and Castle-  gar.      ,  More money is needed to complete the power plant at Revelstoke.  All the ground near Kifselas that  carries coarse gold has been located.  The C.P.R. has surveyors at  work on the north end of Vancou-  Island.  Around Chilliwack the potato  crop is expected to average 15 tons  to the acre.  M. J. Heney, the well-known  railway contractor, died in 'Frisco  last month.  A movement is on foot to build  an ice curling and skating rink in  Vancouver.  So far this year New Westminster has had 70 fires. There were  85 last year.  There were $2,000 worth of pnre-  blooded poultry, exhibited at the  Chesaw fair.  All C.P.R. trains between Broadview and Moose Jaw are despatched  by telephone.  His friends in England would  like, to' fcjTOw7tbe. whereabouts of  Cecil Rob'son.  This year- the ranchers in the  Yakima valley shipped 3,500, carloads of apples.   " -'       l  The New Era, with J. M. Millar  as editor, has made its appearance  in Chilliwack.  From May 19 to September 30,  the city of Prince Rupert ��������� expended $00,157.98.  There are about 15,000 opium  victims in Canada, most of whom  live in the west.  St. Paul has tbe lowest death  roll in the United States and New  Orleans the highest.  Owing to the high price of milk  the cheese factory at Jardine closed  down some time ago.  John A. Turner has announced  himself as a candidate for tne  mayoralty of Victoria.  Hon. Price Ellison and wife are  on their way to England. They  will return in January.  This week the prizes given at  the National Apple Show in Vancouver amount to $25,000.  Bob Stevenson the veteran prospector is in hospital at Hedley,  suffering from a carbuncle.  Mayor Stork, Geo. R. Naden  and other liberals have bought a  newspaper in Prince Rupert.  Potatoes weighing from three to  four pounds are not uncommon to  tbe farmers around Keremeas.  About 200 places, including four  cities, will vote upon local option  in Saskatchewan, upon Dec. 15.  During the past 40 years the  Vancouver Island mines have produced $60,000,000 worth of coal.'  At its works in Ladysmitb, the  Tyee Copper Co. propose to build  .the.first.copper refining plnul in  Canada.  Theowners of the Monarch mine,  near Field, propose to ereot a 60-  ton concentrator and a zinc separating plant. .  '���������-. Kitselas is putting on airs. \ The  local paper hag changed its name  from Big Canyon Weekly to the  Inland Colonist.  In ; Dawaon every year, the  Methodist church gives a sourdough  dinner. Prayers are said tho following morning.  During the preseut season more  than 6,000 boxes of peaches, in  addition to other fruits were shipped from Penticton.  An effort is being made in Armstrong to form ��������������� company for the  purpose of building a curling rink.  The shares are $5.each.  1 , -.   - /,\f,  '1. ���������',  Bert Whinoup fell off the steamer  Islandor when it was passing thru  the Big Canyon on ' the Bkeena  river, and was drowned.  A company has been formed to  work some mica mines in the Big  Bend country. Mioa is worth  from $500 a ton upwards.  The Presbyterians are   holding  special services in Grand Forks,,  Nelson,  Kaslo   and   other ��������� towna.  that are in need of salvation.  Altbongb the ore is low grade in  the .Portland Canal   district, -the'  provincial mineralogist thinks tb.it  it will become a permanent camp.  M.   Tebo and  M.   Carlin   have  bonded a group of mineral' claims  in tbe center of Vancouver Island '  to   a  'Vancouver   company. for  $75,000.  Sam Ling's laundry was burned  down"in Hedley last week.    This ,  event may force the people of Hedley to wake up and form a fire-  brigade. '������������������.',-  The Dominion Assay Office in  Vancouver handles $5,000,000  worth of gold every year. Some  day a mint may be established in  this province.  There is much prospecting for  iron in the Sumas mountain region.  It is stated that $30,000 has been  secured to diamond drill some of  the claims for iron.  During the past two years an  organized gang of sluice-box robbers have stolen $150,000 worth of  gold-dust from the Pioneer Mining.  Co., of Nome, Alaska.  _.   Jim May is 78 years old and has  mined in tbe Omineca country for  40 years.   Last year Jim and  his  two partners took out .$12,000 in -  coarse gold from their placer claims'  on Tom creek.  Next year Portland will have  the best baseball park on "the coast.  A site has been bought for $17,500  and a $10,000 steel grand stand  capable of seating 15,000 people  will be erected.  In the moutains near Banff, a*  Victoria lady recently saw a herd  of 21 mountain goats, and obtained  several photos of them before tbey  became alarmed and  fled to the' "  cliffd near the sky.  This summer over 2,000 choice  bulbs have been planted in' the  Rossland cemetery, and that quiet  spot will soonv be redolent in tbe  warm season with the odor of thousands of beautiful flowers.  Jessie P. Webb, the dope fiend,  who killed W. A. Johnson in Portland last June, will be hung' iu  Salem, Oregon, on Dec. 15.' ,/He  worked ^^La^pnntjng^tfade^inf,  Nelson about seven months ago.--  '  At Similkameen the beavers  have backed tbe n ater up against  Dan McCurdy's ranch " and " are "  cutting down his apple tree? wtth  their sharp teeth. Dan should  send a bill of damages to the government.  During the year the Vancouver  lacrosse team took over $20,000  and then did not play even. The  33 players received over $11,000  in salaries, while only a little over  $500 was paid out for printing and  advertising.  The inhabitants of Granite  Creek are much alarmed at the  presence of a strange animal in  that district. It looks like a coyote and lives in the water. It may  be an abnormal muskrat or a beaver gone crazy for lack' of work.,  Granville, now called Vancouver, bad a population of 300 in  1885. Tbe first Anglican church  was opened that year and had a  seating capacity of 60. The building cost $200. Today Vancouver  and its immediate vicinity has 22  Anglican churches.  A lot on Columbia street, in  New Westminster, was " recently  srld for $78,000, being $1,180 per  front foot. Tbe seller, John Reid,  bought the property from the Dominion last April for $45,000. With  the exception of a few shacks there  are no buildings upon the property.  Michael J. Heney, tbe railway  contractor, left nearly a million  dollars to his relatives and charities, according to his will filed iu  Seattle. His mother in Ottawa is  to receive. $500 a month. Heney  was one of the contractors who  built the Soo canal. Previous to  his death he had built many miles  of railway in Alaska.  What's the Difference.  Talking about war; a soldier  in Victorio leaned out of a barrack  window and shot an officer. No  doubt they will' hang him, which  seems absurd,I as a lot of money  had been spent training him in the  gentle art of killing. The difference, however, seems to be that he  killed a man whom he bated, in  his own behalf, which is criminal,  whereas he should have confined  himself to killing somebody ho-  didn'6 even know on somebody  elso'B behalf, which ia glorious.  Then, instead of being hanged he  would have been given a medal,  aud possibly allowed to starve to  death on the Euibankmeut.���������D.  ih. McKunzio.  In Pbuenix, D. J. Matheson has  the agency for twelve of tbe best  board fire insurances in the. world.  The rates are moderate aud the indemnity certain in ease of loss, It  is 9, vrhso mail who provides against  loai by "fire. Drop 0 lino to D. J-  Matheson if you fool an interest ia  fire insurance. "  ^     id  f,rj  ���������it  ,������>.-  r f,i  -l]  ���������>rif  . ^1 THE   LEDGE.   GREENWOOD.   BRITISH  COLUMBIA.  He Won the Bet I  >v  He Also Won Something Else %  That Was Not Included      |  In the Terms $  Bv DAVID   W.   CHURCH        %  *  *t-    Copyright.  1510,  by  American  Press  Au.soclu.U011.  A number of people stood on the  piazza of a summer hotel leading into  Washington, now looking at their  watches and 'now up the road as if expecting something or somebody. Among  them was a young lady dressed evidently for nn automobile ride.  "If he gets here at 3 o'clock he'll be  an hour ahead of time," said one.  "What time Is he due in  Washington?" asked another.  "At 0."  "What's up on It?"  "Oh, nothing valuable.   It's a gentleman's   race   against   time.    A   dozen  pairs of gloves are all there Is In IL"  .   "Here he comes uow."  The last one of these remarks was  scarcely spoken before a minute cloud  of dust was easily discernible up the  road. An automobile appeared a mere  speck aud began to grow in apparent  size. In -mother minute it pulled up  nt tbe stops of the hotel. A young  man jumped out, culling for gasoline  nnd such other automobile equipments  as he needed. _ The lady mentioned  stepped up to him and said:  ".Mr. Champlln. I believe."  "1 am," replied tho auto man. bowing'and trying to get hold of his cap  to pull It off.  "My eoiiis[n.,.Ui[rr.iphrey Cook, knowing that 1 was here, tlmt I adore auto-  mobiling and that I wish to go to the  city, has  written  me  that, you  would  stop   here  aud   possibly   would   Cake  me in."  Mr. Champlln hesitated.  "I'll be uo trouble," the lady added.  "Really   I   should   be  delighted   for  your company, but in case of any de-  Jay I may have to proceed at breakneck speed."  "The faster you go the better I sl'all  like It."  "Very well.   I'm an hour ahead and  If nothing breaks shall have no trouble  In reaching the goal on time.  Are you  ready ?"  "1 am."  "Step in. Miss��������� I beg your pardon.  I didn't get your name."  "Hood���������Jaqueline Hood," replied the  glrL  Mr. Champlln started. "Jack Hood!"  he exclaimed.  "The same. Is there anything about  Jack Hood that you don't like?"  "I've heard she's the worst feminine  daredevil the world has ever seen."  "You've also heard probably that  she knows all about an auto. Perhaps  ehe may aid you in case of trouble."  x By this time Miss Hood was settling  herself comfortably in the auto, tying  , 'her veil under ber chinT There was a  singular look on Champlin's face. Ele  had bet Humphrey Cook that he would  drive his auto to New York and return by a given time. Might not Cook  have sent this girl to delay him?  "I'm sorry. Miss Hood," he said,  "but I've changed my mind about taking you."  "1 haven't changed mine about going."  A bewitching smile hovered on her  lips, and her eyes danced with mischief.  "Very well." he said, 'Til take you.  But remember that in case there's any  rascality perpetrated I shall treat you  just as If you were a man."  ���������'Good! That's the way I wish to be  treated.".  During this scene the onlookers hnd  gathered around tbe machine/ and at  the last words some of the men and  nil the women clapped their hands.  Cbamplin got in, and the couple rolled  away, tollowed by cheers and the waving of handkerchiefs. In another minute nothing could be seen of them but  a tiny dust cloud.  For an hour Miss Hood entertained  the driver of the auto In such a way  as to make him forget everything but  her. Nevertheless his eye was on tho  speed gauge and the clock, and nothing pertaining to winning his race was  neglected. There are women who can  do more with a man in an hour than  other women can do in a lifetime.  Miss Hood simply absorbed him.  "Have you time to stop for a glass  of milk?" she asked.  "Certainly."  "Well, there's a farmhouse off the  road up there. ��������� Would you mind getting one for me?"  Mr. Champlin stopped before tha  gate and went up to the house. A woman answered his knock at the door,  and he went inside. He was no sooner  out of sight than Miss Hood jumped  out, took a small nickel plated monkey  wrench from her pocket, unscrewed a  nut and put it In her pocket. She had  not finished her work before Champlln  reappeared with a glass of milk In bis  band. Miss Hood was awakened to  his presence by hearing the breaking  of glass on stone. Looking up. she  saw Champlln the picture of astonishment nnd chagrin. He, knew that he  had been "done."  Striding with n quick step to tho  auto, he said sternly:  "You know what I said before leaving���������that  If there was any  rascality  perpetrated I would treat you just as  I should n man."  "Oh, yes." she replied, making a face  . at him; "I remember that"        v     ,  :     "Give me what you have removed."  "I decline to do so." ���������  Champlln made a dive for ber.   She  ���������Idled around the auto.    He followed.  #baalng her In a circle.   She was, too j  fleet for him.   He was strong, but she  wus* agile.   At every stop there would  be the pretty face brimming with mis-,  chief, her eyea riveted on' him  that  she should be ready for bis slightest"  move.   Finally be gave it up.  "Did Cook send you out to do this?"  ,"Yes." . ������������������������������������'...  "Well, I suppose I shall have to lorfsj  the bet" ' :-{  "That Isn't necessary.'*; .;'  "What do you mean?'V  "That If "you ask roe to give you  what 1 have taken 1. will do so."  "On what conditions?"  "No conditions.''  "No conditions! What do you mean?";  "I  mean  that  I agreed with Humphrey for n dozen pairs 10 gloves tol  come out and delay you.   Please don't I  ask me why I prefer uot to do so."  She cast  down   ber  eyes,  and   her'  meaning   was  plain.   She  had   "gone  soft" on Champlin.  She handed him the nut He replaced It, and in another minute they  were shooting ugaiu along the road.  Cuauipliu was delighted. Cook had  very nearly got ahead of him���������would  have got ahead of him had It uot been  that the girl bail taken' so great a  fancy (o him tjaat sheTiadu't the heart  to "do" him. What a splendid Joke it  would be on Cook and the party who  were present at the making of the bet  when 'Champlin aud Miss Hood rolled  up to the ��������� hotel on time! Miss  Hood hadn't eveu asked for the gloves  bur cousin had offered her to help hi in  win them. Cliaiiiplln told her thnt as  soou as he received the stakes he  would give them to her und she could  change-them for Indies' gloves. Instead of being pleased at this, she appeared to be very much hurt. Champlln begged her lo tell him why, and  she replied that she had not consented  to be a tui-iK-oat for a bribe. This left  him to understand that she had done  it all for hi in. There was a very tender scene between them, at the end of  which the misunderstanding was made  up. and for the rest of ihe journey  Miss Cook held the steering wheel,  while Mr. Chauipliri's arm was about  her waist.  - There were no more delays. On approaching tlie city, having still an  hour's leeway, they concluded to stop  al a convenient place and get the dust  out of their th ion is with an fee.  Champlln left the lady for a brief season while he poured out something  more effective than au Ice In dolug  away with dust. On rejoining ber they  partook of the Ices nud resumed their  journey.  "What are you smiling nt?" asked  Miss Hood of her companion.  "Oh, 1 was thinking how surprised  that cousin of yours will be when we  roll up on time. That was a rascally  proceeding of his, and It deserved to-  fall. If you hadn't been' tho dearest  girl In the world It would have succeeded. But just thiuk of his surprise  when he hears of the other part of it."  lie managed to get hold of her hand  with his left, holding on to the wheel  with one hand, and they bowled along  in this way until they met another  conveyance.  And now the dome of the capitol  with the figure perched upon it loomed  up faint in the distance. It was not  long before the outskirts of the city  were reached, and half an hour before-  the time limit had expired they stopped  at   the   ladies'   entrance   to   the      hotel.     A   liveried   servant   advanced  aud said:  "Mr. Cook and "a party of ladies and  gentlemen are iu a private dining room  waiting for you, sir." \  Entering the room, Champlin expected to find Cook eager to know why his  scheme had failed. Instead Cook handed his cousin a dozen pairs of ladles'  gloves. After this bo put,out his hand  to Champlin.  "I congratulate you, old boy, with all  my heart on your engagement"  Champlin stood mute with astonishment  "Champ, old boy," added Cook, "you  need an explanation. To make you  lose I sent my cousin Jack out to effect nn entrance into your nuto and delay yon on the way. If she succeeded  she was to have a dozen pairs of  gloves for a reward. She has lost the  gloves."  "That's plain," snid Champlin.  "Well, there was a bet between Jack  and me of another dozen pairs of  gloves against a hundred cigars that  she would make you propose to her on  the way."  .Champlin looked so many emotions,!  of which astonishment and sbume-  facedness were the most prominent  that all burst into a laugh, in which  he finally joined. Then, turning to Miss  Hood, he advanced, with a puzzled, in- *  quiring look on his face. t  "Was it all a sham?" he asked.  She made no reply in words, but a  slight color rising to her cheeks Indicated that the brief period she bad  passed, even of a sham engagement,!  had uot been unpleasant to her. Be-'  sides. Champlin was regarded ns one1  of the best catches In Washington.1  Since he could get no word of con-1  firinntion he concluded to apply a test'  Putting an arm around tho -glrPa'  waist, be drew ber toward him audi  kissed her. She submitted without al  protest i  "It's a go!" shouted Cook, and there I  was n burst of merriment, all crowding around Miss Hood to congratulate  her. -the men with handshakes, tbe  women with kisses.  ."Oood for you, Champ!" cried Humphrey Cook. "You've won out all  around. But the stake on the race is  nothiug compared with winning a  wife. And you've got a dandy. Jack  can run anything from an auto to a  man. and you'll find thatjhe can take  both the auto aud the man apart and  put them together again without tb*  least trouble."  IRISH SPOOK STORY.  Boy Who Floats From Bed Baffles All  I nvestigators. '  A remarkable, ghost story come3  from Enniscorthy and so far it seems  incapable of explanation Newspaper  Qien and others have tuvestigateil a  series of queer happenings in this  town and those who came expecting  to find that a practical joker had been  Send us your jurat &n4  we will sonil you Frsa, all  Imrgt-'ti paid, thla liiudiomi  LUCKY HEART PICTURE  BROOCH - which Ii  tliu latest, daintiest am'  prettiest Jewelry novel-  "tv, all the rage every.   *- . | ���������"'���������'"-���������i w������ ������������������"* r1'--'"!' "  at work have been forced to abandon ��������� ABSOLUTELY FREE to introtiuco our goods. Ju������t sen? nami  this  theOrV ������nd address and we will etnditto you at once.    AildKH  The events occurred in a room which    flLDEHMFG. CO., 54R0YST., PROtflDEKCE, R. I.,U.S.A.  was occupied by two young men and j ���������   ���������������  a boy, and exactly the-same program j . .   -  was carried out every night. On two  nights there were a number of independent watchers in the room. At  llrst a persistent tapping on the walls  HE PRODUCED MILLIONS.  was heard, but although the room  and the whole house were thoroughly  searched no trace of any human agency could be found. Then the bed  clothes, were whisked by invisible  hands off the boy and deposited in a  j Trying to Get a Good One  ! , Pat was ,a--married man���������a very  much married man. He had married  no fewer than four limes, and all his  wives were still to the fore. According to Pat's own account before the  court where lie was tried for bigamy  and found guilty, his experiences were  not   altogether     satisfactory.       The  ituiua un   uic  sjujf   ������uu ucs.u-.i-wa  a..  -     ���������    , . ; t expressed  ^P?"lM������L.^ that ll.o prisoner could be  iclf  was lifted, bedclothes and all, and |  deposited in the middle of the room, j  with   the   sheet   under   him  and  the  blankets over him just as he had been  lying in bed.  All suspicion that the boy was a  party to an elaborate hoax was dispelled by the state of abject terror in  which he was, and the fact that his  room mates had nothing to do with"it  was proved by the occurrence of the  phenomena while they were held down  in their beds by the independent witnesses. Tho whole town is wildly excited over the occurrences and some  of the more ignorant inhabitants are  in a state of panic. The clergy of the  town are considering the advisability  of taking some steps to allay the  panic.  Empire M.P.'s.  In connection with Mr. Birrell's recent speech at the Eighty Club and  his eloquent utterances on the question of imperial federation, it is interesting to note a very little known  precedent for colonial representation  in tbe British Parliament. Among the  state papers for the year 1536 may be  read a letter from John Bartelet to  Henry VIII.'s minister, Thos. Cromwell, stating that, in accordance with  the recent act, the mayor and aldermen had chosen Mr. Pryseley to attend the English Parliament as the  representative of Calais, and that hn  pri  such a hardened villain as to' delude  so many women.  "Yer honor," said Pat, apologetically, "I was only try in' to gut a good  one, an' it's not aisy I"  "Is it a restful place al that suburban boarding-house where you are. stopping?" asked the young man with the  absent air.  "It is now," answered the fussy  bachelor. "There's a sign in the parlor which rends, "This Piano is Closed  for Repairs."  A Happy Marriage  Mrs. Qiiiickeiiboss���������Am yo' dtiugli-  tali happily, nuii-'d, Sistah Sugg?  Mrs. Sagg���������-She sho' is! Bless goodness, she's done, got a husband dat's  skccrcil   tc   death   of   her!���������  Tf you would enjoy life, mako up  your mind to let'111o\other fellow do  all the worrying.  SUMMER TIME A~  TIME OF DANGER  Summer time, i.s  a time of danger  to all   babies���������but  more especially to  those  living in  the towns and  cities  where the boat is so excessive as to  make   it   almost   impossible   to   keep  baby's  food  in  proper  condition.    It  is    then    that  the  little  one  suffers  had made certain arrangements abou: j from  those  stomach and   bowel  trou-  his passage into England. \ bles that carry off so many precious  . One Thomas Boyd was also elected j little  lives.    During tho  summer the  as his colleague, and Calais continued I mother must be especially careful  to  to send M.P's to Westminster until, i keep baby's stomach sweet and  pure  in   the   reign   of   Mary,   we  lost   the   and his bowels moving regularly.   No  stronghold we had held for over two  Alexander Gibson of Marysville, N.B.,  ' Father of'Many  Industries.  The most interesting figure in the  industrial life of New Brunswick is  Alexander Gibson, who has just attained his. ninetieth birthday, and is  still able to walk about the streets of  the town of Marysville, of which' he  was the founder. ,,   , ,  Many years ago, Mr. Gibson', after'  'having arisen from the position of a  young day laborer in a sawmill to that  of the owner of a mill, disposed of the  latter property and removed to the  site of the present town of Marysville,  on the Nashwaak River.' The Nash-  waak'is a tributary of the St. John,  which it enters near Fredericton.  There was an abandoned mill on the  property when Mr. Gibson began operation.s He bought a large area of  timber land, cleared the stream arid  constructed driving darns, built a new  mill ancl brick tenement houses for  workmen; built a large church ami  presented it to tlie Methodist, denomination; and, in short," established n  thriving town on the'site of the old  abandoned sawmill. He also opmted  a sawmill at Blackvillo, on the Mir.a-  iiiic.hi, assisted in building a line of  railway to Woodstock in one direction, t and to Cratham in another, and  became a railway magnate as well as  "the lumber king" of New Brunswick.  Mr. Gibson himself took no part in  public life, but one of his sons was for  a-term' a member of tho'Parliament of  Canada.  In Mr. Gibson's later years he mot  with business reverses, and the immense property went into the hands ol  a company in which he had a large interest. Recently he retired, and the  property of tho company, which became involved in legal difficulties, will  be sold to satisfy the claims of creditors in'Canada and England. The cotton mill has already been purchased  by the Canadian Colored Cotton Co-  Both sawmills and cotton mills continue to be operated, and Marysville  is still a thriving town���������a monument  to the foresight and energy of a man  who was compelled to earn his own  living from his boyhood clays, and who  produced a property that is to-day  worth some millions of dollars.  Tragedy in Dry Town  "Yes,   sir,   the  fish   was   so  big   it  pulled him-in the river."  ' "Ancl he was drowned?"  "No, but he might as well have  been, for he lost'his grip on his gallon  jug and it floated down stream, and  ne lives in a dry county!"���������Atlanta  Constitution.    ��������� ,  What might be termed a tireless  water heater is a new. appliance consisting of u coil of tubing to be inserted iii a pail of water containing .a  resistance .unit to-take electric current fi oin aiiy convenient connection.  Not Shearing Lambs  Paragrapher���������Wyoming sheep shearers  have-organize-a team  and-'challenge any similar organization in the  world. .    '  Managing Editor���������Of cbure'-'they  won't dare Wall streel. Idea for, you,  sir.       ' .-,-.-  centuries. This is the only instance  in history of anything like colonial representation at Westminster, unless,  indeed, we reckon one or two exceptional occasions when colonial grievances have been voiced at the bar of  the House of Commons, as they were  so brilliantly by Benjamin Franklin,  when Burke said the scene reminded  him of "a master examined by a parcel of schoolboys."  The  "Red   Earl."  Earl Spencer, who recently died at  Althorpo Park, Northamptonshire,  was almost the lust of the. old school  of politicians that link us with P>ea-  consfiekl and Gladstone, whoso great  friend tbe earl was. He had been  longer in the Lords than its present  leader, for he succeeded his father to  the earldom as far back as J857. Soon  after this he became attached to tlio  household of the Prince Consort, and  subsequently to that of the late King,  when Prince of Wales.  He was the first Lord-Lieutenant of  ! Ireland created by Mr. Gladstone,  and lie has been a member of every  Liberal administration since then,  excoptins tho present. There is no  doubt that, but for bad health, ho  would have been a member of the  present Cabinet.  It was in tho clays of his lord lieutenancy that ho was nicknamed tho  "Red Earl," a title that has only fallen into disuse since age whitened the  great red beard which used to spread  over his lordship's chest.  other medicine will bo of such great  aid to mothers in summer as Baby's  Own Tablets. These little Tablets  never fail to regulate the bowels;  sweeten the stomach and make baby  well and happy. Mrs. D. Devlin, St.  Sylvester East, Quo., says: "I think  Baby's Own Tablets are the best  medicine for little ones for stomach  and bowel troubles anil I would not  bo without thorn." The Tablets are  sold by medicine dealers or ->t "5  cents a box from Tho Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville. Ont.  Knihbs���������Easley has a room in his  new house that's double; walled, padded  and  entirely  sound proof.  Robbertley���������What's it for?   -  Knibbs���������His  piano  player  and liis  phonograph.���������Chicago News..  Dorothy���������"Yes, our college had a  female cricket team.". ��������� .  Charles���������"Did you have any good  catchers?"  Dorothy���������"I should say' so ! Six of  them caught husbands the first season  and broke up the club."  aulekly stops coughs, cares colds, heals  tbe  throat and lungs. ���������   ���������   ���������  25 cents.  , Coincidences  "I made a discovery of queer coincidences latelv."  What was it?"  Obeying   Orders  Mr. O'Rafferty (confined to his  bed)���������"Och, Bridget, phwat did yez  be afther wakin' me up for?"  Mrs. O'Rafferty���������"An' didn't th'  docthor tell mo to give ycz a shleepin'  powder iviry two hours?"-���������Judge's  Library.  History of the Quesn's Own.  The Queen's Own, now at Aldershot.  dates back to April, 18G0, when an order .was  issued  uniting, a  rifle  company at Barri'ei another at Whitby and  four   in   Toronto  into  one   battalion.  During the stirring days of the Trent  affair,    the   outside    companies  were  dropped, and the organization became  a purely city regiment of ten compan-.  ies.    Its   first  active   service   was   in  IS64; its second, in 1866, when it'took  part in the battle of Limeridge in the  Niagara Peninsula.   Some of its members served in the composite regiment  under Col. (now Lord) Wolseley with  the Red River Expedition of 1870.   It  also was present, under Col. Otter, in  the Western trouble of 1885,  notably  at Cut Knife Creek. - It has also beeti  called upon for active service in connection with several provincial industrial   disturbances.    Lord   Roberts   is  its honorary colonel, and Gen. Otter  was once its commanding officer. Many  of the past and present officers of the  militia have graduated from its ranks  ��������� One of the most unique features of  the regiment is the fact that every officer, past or present, has risen from  the ranks.   Every private is therefore  a potential colonel, and it has often  occurred that a private in the rank-:  had  in  civilian"^life- a  higher  social  status than his'captain orbther superior   officer.     This   explains   why   so  many prominent officers of the militia saw their first service in this unique corps.   It also explains why the  regiment  is ,'able  to   take   expensive  trips abroad without assistance from  the   Government.    One  trip  to   New  York, lasting three or four days, cost  the regiment over ten thousand  dollars.   The expenses of the present trip  to Aldershot, which will require seven  weeks,  will  be borne mainly :by  Sir  Henry Pellatt himself. '  WOMAN'S CHARMS  Of Skin,  Hands and  Hair  Preserved.  For preserving, purifying and beautifying tlio skin, scalp, hair and  hands; for allnying minor irritations  bf the skin and scalp and for prevent-  ing them becoming chronic; for imparling a velvety softness to tho skin;  for sanative, antiseptic cleansing and,  in short, for-every use in promoting  skin and hair , health and bodily  purity, Cuticura Soap and Cuticura  Ointment-are unsurpassed. In the  speedy and economical treatment of  torturing, disfiguring eczmas, rashes,  itchings ancl inflammations, Cuticura  succeeds when all else fails.  Complete in itself; .Mother Graves'  Worm ^Exterminator does not require  the assistance of any other medicine  to make it effective. It does not fail  to do ils work.  "Mother," asked little Ethel, "now  that you're in mourning for Cousin  Adelaide, will you,wear black night  iliessos, too?"  "What an absurd question, child."  "Oh, 1 only thought you might be as  sorry at night s you were' during the  day,." ventured Ethel.���������Harper's Bazaar.    Miss Million (of uncertain age)���������  "The only thing that worries me is  the wedding tour. It will be perfectly  horrible to, have people know "  Miss Rosebud (viciously)���������"Oh,  don't worry, they'll think your his  mother.'.'  ?inickly stops coughs, euros oolds, heala  be  throat end lungs. .   ...  85 centt.  "The way to run this country," said ,  the village politician, "is to put thoroughly wise, capable, alert and honest men in control of all affairs."  "Yes,"   answered    Miss   Cayenne.;. '  "but what are we going to do     There  is only one������of you."  Warts will render the - prettiest  hands unsightly. Clear the excrcs-  censes away by using Holloway's Corn  Cure, which acts thoroughly and painlessly. -���������  .-,."���������  St. Joseph, Levis, July 14, 1903.  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  Gentlemen���������I was badly kicked by  my horse last May and after using  several preparations on *my ��������� leg nothing would do. My leg was black as  jet. I was laid up in bed for a fortnight and could not walk. After using  threo bottles of your MINARD'S  LTNIMENT I was perfectly cured, so  that I could start on tho road.- - -  JOS. DUBES,  Commercial Traveller.  ������\  The Right Way  William Muldoon, the noted trainer,  was talking apropos of the Jeffries-  Johnson fight of training.  "In training," he said, "the strictest obedience is required. Whenever  I think of the theory of training I  think of Dash, who, after eighteen  years of uiiiii-ied life, is one of the  best and happiest husbands in the |  world. I  " 'Dash,'   I once said to him, 'Dash, I stipation  old  man,  how do  vou  take   married  life?'  " 'According to directions,'  plied."���������St. Paul Dispatch.  Teacher���������Who can define - imagination  Patsy���������I kin. '      ^  Teacher���������What is imagination.  Patsy?  Patsy���������It's lookin' at somctliiii' ye  can't see.  How's This?  Wo offer Ono Hundred Dollars Reward for any case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.  F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, 0.  .  Wc, the undersigned, have known F.  J. Cheney for the last 15 years, and  believe him perfectly .honorable in all  business transactions, and financially  able to carry out any obligations made  by his firm.  Walding, Kinnnn.& Marvin.  AVholcsale Druggists, Toledo, 0.  Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken intern-'  ally, acting directly upon the blood  and mucous surfaces of the system.  Testimonials sent fi'ec. Price," 75c per  bottle.   Sold by all druggists.  Take  Hall's  Family  Pills  for  con-  he   re-  Soothing  "But those extremelv violent women  "In the poultry journal you mention   lunatics���������how do you "manage to keep  it was a henpecked poet, egged on by [ them so quiet?"  need of cash,    who   wrote   that   lay      "That's an idea of the new superin  about   the  \iuerican.  setting    sun."���������Baltimore  A bathtub which swings on a horizontal pivot to produce the effect of  waves on an occupant is becoming  popular in Germany. In many ways  it resembles a patent churn.  The average woman would rather  buy things than go shopping���������but that  takes money.  The British government has organized a special department in connection with its national physical laboratory for the investigation of problems" of aerial construction and navigation.  When a young man acts as a girl's  escort for the first time she tries to  impress other girls with the idea that  she can marry him any time she  wants to.���������Chicago News.  tendent's."  "Yes?"  "Yes. Ho had the straifjackets  made up in the peekaboo style."���������  Puck. -  The Man In the Moon.  An old folklore legend cutirMently  ,'issr'ris thai the man in (he moon Is  no ul her than thai undent Hebrew  wlioiii the Jews stoned lo death for  galliHi-liig slicks on the {-iaubutu day.  as i-tH-ordfd lu Numbers xv, 32-3U.  ��������� Advantages of the Auto  "There's one thing about an auto  car that I like," said Maud Ann.  "You can't mistake the sound of a  chirrup to go faster and compel the  young man to grab the lines with  both hands."  A   Remedy  for  Bilious . Headache.���������  To those subject to bilious headache,  Parmelee's Vegetable Pills are recommended as the way to speedy rolief.  Taken according to directions they  will subdue irregularities of the stomach and so act upon the nerves and  blood vessels that 'the pains in the  head will cease. There are few who  are not at sometime subject to biliousness and familiar 'with its attendant  evils. Yet none need suffer with these  pills at hand.  Hock���������"In my view the partnership  of marriage i.s precisely like a partnership in business." ,.. -7  Peck���������"You're away off! In business a man-.sometimes gets a silent  partner,  in marriage never."  Netherland  Fruit  Farms.  Pouu' tiu't lands In the Netherlands  are valued as high as $3,200 per acre.  Detroit's First Map.  It  Is claimed  thnt  Joseph Gnspard  ChaiisscKos  de   lierby,  a   French   en-  gli'ieer. made I he first maps of Detroit  Iu 17-10 and 1754.  Professor (returning home from  visiting)���������Aha! Your absent-minded  husband didn't forget to bring home  his umbrella this time.   See!  His Wife���������But, Henry, when you  left home you didn't take an umbrella.  ���������Boston Transcript.  Sally���������Please, ma'am, I can't find  the broom.  Mrs. Shipshape���������Haven't I told you  often enough to havo. a place for everything and everything in-its place?  Sally���������Yes, ma'nm; I did thnt, but  I have lost the place.���������Evening Wisconsin.  Minard's Liniment Cures Burns,-Etc.  "That storm scone in the second act  was the acme of realism."  "So it was."  "Why, a dozen women in tho house  jumped up and .started to rush homo  and son if all the windows wero  down."���������Birmingham  Age-Herald.  X-Ray  Photography  Photographer���������Yes, sir, I can photograph the money in your pocket just  as you stand. ,���������<.���������-.'������������������  Visitor's Wife���������Well, you're a wonder. I went through it before lie got  up and couldn't find a cent.  To Explore* Labrador.  The unknown regions west of Lake  Temascamie in southwest Labrador  will be explored by a party of Middle-  bury college professors which has just  started on its long trip. The party,  which is known as the McFarland expedition, consists of Professors Raymond McFarland, Thomas C. Brown  and Phelps Nash. Sweet. The first  stage of the journey by rail via Montreal to Roberval, Lake St. John, irr  northern Quebec. There two canoes,  guides and food supplies for six weeks  will be obtained. Entering the canoes  the party will proceed northward by  the Chamoiichuan River 225 miles to  Lake Mistassini, thence northeast  about'150 miles to Lake Temascamie."  A full scientific equipment was taken  along, and the hitherto unexplored  regions will be examined carefully.  When this work is completed the return to Lake St. John will be attempted by the Peribonka River, which is  about- 350. miles in length from its  source to .the.rlake.  The Canadian Loon.  The wildest bird in all tho desolate  marsh regions of Canada is the loon.  Perhaps it is on account of his 'shyness, and the inability of man to get  sufficiently,close.to.him to study him  that he is the least understood of all  the diving waterfowl. .The loon is  not a popular bird. His long, wavering cry, that is half a wail, is anything vbut conducive to thc���������,peace of  mind bf the lonely trapper, returning  homo across the darkened waters of  the bay. "Ho one crazy bird, dat  feller," the French trapper will toll  you, and the Indian say he is in  league with the evil spirits.    *-  He came home in the small hours of  the morning, and his loving spouse  confronted him with wrath in her eye  and a telegram in her hand, saying:  "Here is news that has been waiting  for you since supper-time."  He blinked, looked wise, and,- bracing up against the hat-rack, felt  through ' his pockets, murmuring, "I  left my glasses in town."  "Yes," she replied, with scathing  agony, "but you brought the contents  with you."  "What form 6f summer .amusement  pleases you most?"  "Staying at home and writing to  people at summer resorts about how  cool it is in the' city."���������Washington  Star.  Minard's Liniment for sale everywhere  Ella was seen one day before the  mirror on a chair scrutinizing her face  in the glass. With a deep sigh she remarked :   '  "I don't see how God could have  given me such a nose when he' knows  how particular I am."���������Harper's  Weekly.  ���������who get little-exercise, feel better all round for  an occasional dose of _      '���������.  "NA-DRU-CO" laxatives  They tone up the liver, move the bowels gently but freely, cleanse the  system and clear the brain. A nev, pleasant and reliable laxative, prepared  by a reliable firm, and worthy of the NA-DRU-CO Trade Mark.  25c. a box. If your druggist has not yet stocked them, send 25c. and  we will mail them."  NATIONAL DRUG 4. CHEMICAL COMPANY  OF CANADA. LIMITED, MONTREAL.   2<  Llberian Sugar Cane.  In Liberia sugar cane reaches a  height of jwenly to thirty feet. A  stalk sometimes becomes so heavy  that It Is bent over until It touches the  ground In two or three places, taking  roof/at each place.  Tired Feet.  When your feet are very tired and  hot, plunge them into a basin of cold  water and keep (bom there until a sensation, of warmth .begins. Then dry  them and put on fresh stocklugs and  shoes.  "Well, here I, am,"'announced1 the  fashionable physician in his breezy  way. "And now what do you think  is.the matter with you?"  "Doctor, I hardly know," murmured  the fashionable patient, "Whnt is  new?"���������Louisville Courier-Journal.  A scientist says that people who  have heart diseaie shoudn't marry.  We wnro under the impression that  only those with heart trouble should  marry.���������Boston Post.  The more froth thore is on courtship  the better a girl thinks it is to drink,  If a man doesn't know when he is  well off the chances are he'Isn't.  His Audience With Him. ">  Nobody was Tnoro witty or more bitter than Lord Ellenborough. A young  .lawyer,, trembling with fear, rose to  make his first speech, and began: "My  lord, my unfortunate client��������� My lord,;'  my unfortunate client��������� My lord���������"  "Go on, sir; go on!" said Lord Ellenborough; "as far as you have pro-:  ceeded hitherto,the court is entirely  with you."   .:.; 'j  The Hunting Bill:,     ^  Two and. a half million dollars are  spent yearly,on hunting in Ireland.  Hard  Man to  Hold  The only way to keep Moir in confinement "would-be to lock him up in a  cell with stone walls, ten 'feet thick  and have his meals handed in through  a wicket six inches square. Even  then it would be necessary to have the  cell situated on a lonely islnncl and  keep a cordon of guards constantly  around.���������Guelph Mercury,  A Waning Love  Husband (coming home Into and  finding wife asleep)���������Thnsh all she  cares f'mo. Doeshn't think it worth  while t'shtay/wuke an' call me a  benslit.  nr "^tf-^^'^M  REPEATING   SHOTGUNS.  Winchester Repeating Shotguns are.  not: only safe to shoot, but sure to  shoot. They are easy to load or unload,easy to take down or put together,  and strong and reliable in every  way. That's why the U. S. Ordnance  Board endorsed them as being safe,  sure, strong and simple. Over 450,000  satisfied sportsmen are using them.  Stick to a Winchester and You Won't Get Stuck  Wlnchuttr Gam and Wlnchaltr Ammanttlonr-tht Kii  Brand���������art Madt tor Each Olhir and Sold Evtrywhtn  ������      Q  0       0       9       0  ts&mswi^vmmwasasmsB:  msssts  iBMUiMiaiaaaaaaag  ���������J iiiiiuijjiiiuMu-ijijimmiiiiiissniiLiii ami .'...,' I    ���������  '." V.J  v j r,  ���������-' . '���������^-���������yA^M  THE;./.LEDGE,   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH COLUMBIA.  there,  Escape Too Easy  Landlord���������What's  that ' up  -sir?"   -,.-_-".-  New Arrival���������It's my airship. There  is no suitable shelter for it about hero;  so I'm obliged- to keep it flying up  there, see? ,  Landlord���������Yes, I see. 'My terms for  guests with airships are cash in advanced���������-Throne and Country  attlckly stops ooucba, cures colds, heals  10  throat and lungs. ���������   -   ��������� 2fl cents.  r  [-The Retort Courteous'  A one-armed man sat down to' his  noonday luncheon in a little restaurant the' otner day and seated on' the  right of him was a big, sympathetic  individual from the rural district. The  big fellow noticed his neighbor's left  sleeve, and kept eyeing him in a soit  of how-did-it-happen way. The one-  arnied man failed to break tho ico,  but continued to keep busy with his  ouu hand supplying the inner man.  At lust the inquisitive one changed his  position a little," cleared his throat,  and said: "1 see, sir, you have lost an  arm." Whereupon t-'10 unfortunate  man picked up the empty-sleeve with  his right hand, peered into it, looked  up with a surprised expression, and  said, "By George, sir, you're right!"  A gentleman who was seated behind  a negro in a tramway car in Memphis  vouches for this yarn.  All the seats,' were taken when,   a  neatly-dressed young nogress, evidently   a   lady's   maid,   entered   the  car.  Old Repot ter���������A well known writer I The negro rose with a polite bow and  who has just died used to say he was | offered her his seat,  never    satisfied    with'   anything    he      "I hate to deprive you, sah," she  wrote. ' said, as she took it.  Tho Cub Reporter���������That's what the  city editor says about what 1 write.  ' . Blarney        - ��������� '  "Mr. Roosevelt always wears ' a  shamrock on St. Patrick's day," said  a New York lawyer, "He is very fond  .of the Irish. .       -   ' ,   ..  "Once, illustrating the-clroll, .fascinating Humor of Pat, ."he said that  there,was a little Oyster, Bay schoolboy who committed some trifling  breach of discipline..  " 'Phelim,' ��������� said', the .young,lady  teacher, "did you do that?'  ." ,'Er���������why���������' little Phelim hemmed  and hawed.  /"Now don't, deny it, .Phelim, for  I saw you,', the,young lady warned  him.       ''*���������;.,  - "Phelim hung his head. - >  " 'Yes,' he "said, 'sure an' I tells 'em  there ain't much-ye don't -see   with  them'pretty brown eyes o' yourn.' -  "The young-lady teacher smiled and  Phelim's, punishment was very light."  "I think I shall *le"arn 'to like that  friend of youis."  "You" were favorably impressed by.  him, eh?"  "Yes, indeed. He watched me playing billiards for an hour yesterday  without even suggesting how a shot  ought to be" made."  A'certain very mean German went  to n railway station booking-oilieo and  said: "Giiiiino a tigot for Newport."  "What Newport " asked tho clerk.  "In" Wales or in Buckinghamshire?"  "I'don't gare. Vichovor's the sheiip-  est."  Minard's    Liniment   Cures   Dandruff.  Red,  Weak,  Weary,  Watery  Eyes'  Relieved by Murine Eye Remedy  Try Muiine for your Eye Troubles  You will like Murine. It Sciothes.  60c at Your Druggists. Write for Eye  Books Free. Murine Eye Remedy  Co., Toronto. 2  "Mammy, what's   dat   noise doy's  making?"     .  All the pickaninnies say.  'Chillun, git youh Sund'y clo'es on,  Mistah Johnsing's on his way."1  Doiui' mention it, miss," replied  the swarthy Chesterfield; "it ain't no  dopravity."      . .     ,        .  No 'Help  "That's a fine dictionary you have,"  said' the city relation. - .   "  "Yep," repjied Farmer Corntossol,  "Mainly thought I ought to have the  book in the house so's to help' my  spellin'."  "But your spelling is just as erratic  and unusual as ever."  "I know it. I'm one of these fellers  that don't believe half! they see in  print."���������Washington Star.  Attacks of cholora- and dysentery*  come quickly, there seldom being any  warning of tho visit. Remedial action  must be taken just as quickly if the  patient is to be spared grout suffering  and permanent injury to the lining  membranes of the bowels. The readiest preparation for the purpose is Dr.  J. D. Kcllogg's Dysentery Cordial. It  can bo got at small cost nt any drug  store or general dealer's, and-it will  afford relief before a doctor can bo  called.  When the physician arrived at the  designated house ho found that his  patient wns a decrepit negro, who sat  up in'bod ancl inquired:    '���������  "How much yo' charge, doctah?"  "Two dollars a visit, which includes  my time, experience,, advice and the  medicine."  "A poor old coon like mc don't need  all dem extras; just gib me ten cents'  wo'th o' yo' cough med'eine, and  dat's enough fo' mc."���������Judge's Library.  To Men Who Live Inactive Lives.���������  Exercise in the open air is the best  tonic for the stomach and system  generally; but tliere are those,who are  compelled to follow sedentary occupations and the inactivity tends to restrict the healthy action of the digestive organs nd sickness follows. Parmelee's Vegetable Pills ��������� regulate tho  stomach and liver and restore healthy  action. It is wise to have a packet of  the pills always on hand.  It Cost $4  For Doctor's Visit  On Alberta's  Prairies���������DR.  CHASE'S  Medicine  and   Receipt  Book  Very Popular Out There.  The luxuries of city life are little  known in the prairie homes of Western Canada. When sickness comes  people find it necessary to depend on  'their own resources to a groat extent  on account of the difficulty and ex-  pe'nse'of a doctor's visit.  By reading the letter quoted here  you will form some idea of how Dr.  Chase's Medicines and Receipt Book  are appreciated in Alberta. This is  not only due to the convenience of  having those medicines on hand when j tirely.  have had his large Receipt Book for  over twenty years. His medicines and  book have saved me many doctor bills  and have proven wonderfully effective. It costs $-10.00 for a doctor to  come out here so it is rather expensive  to get sick. ���������  "I r?commended Dr. Cha'se's Nerve  Food to a friend of mine for his wife.  He studied the symptoms in Dr.  Chase's Almanac ancl found she needed Dr. Chase's Nerve Food to restore  her wbrnout nervous system. . I gave  him some of this medicine until he  could get to town when he got two  boxes more and these cured her en-  John Simple���������"What is the worst  sell, Bill Sniirpor, that you havo experienced during your long and exciting career?"  Bill Sharper���������"Tlio worst cell I ever  got was No.'24 al Portland prison last  year, for stealing a pair of boots."  "And now, Jimmy'Norton," asked a  Bronx school teacher, "how many  kinds of teeth are theie?"  Two, ma'am, quinines and cuspi-  s."���������New York Press.-  occasion requires but is also owing to  their wonderful reliability.  Where will you find such a restorative treatment as Dr. Chase's Nerve  Food to enrich the blood, strengthen  the nerves and build up the run clown  system ?  Mr. Goo. Clay, Oxvillc, Alberta,  writes: "I have always boon a groat  admirer of Dr. Chase's Medicines and  "For no-self, I used Dr. Chase's  Catarrh Powder with splendid results.  For some time I was bad with catarrh  and could not breathe through my  nose. Now I go to bed and never  wake all night, ancl breathe all the  time through the nose."  Dr. Chase's Medicines'are for sale  by all dealers or Edmanson, Bates &  Co.. Toronto.  dors  A Future  Food  Faker  Dr. Harvey W. Wiley, the'government's food expeit, was talking about  a notorious case of food adulteration.  "The moials of these people!" he  said. It is incredible. But I know  a little boy who will grow up and join  thorn some day.  "I was walking one morning in a  meadow when I saw this little boy  gathering mushrooms.  " 'Have you had good luck?' I  asked.  " 'Fair,' he answered, showing me  liis basket.  "But I gave a cry of alarm.  " 'Why, my lad,' I said, 'those are  toadstools you've got. They're poison,  deadly poison.'  "He tipped mo a rer.ssuiing wink.  _" ,'Oh, they ain't for eating, sir,' he  said, 'they're for sale.' "  JTUSICIAN'S MEMORY.  Sir Walter'Parratt Has Brother Living  <    ' In  Montreal.  .- Sir Walter Parratt, who, as organist  of St. George's Chapel Royal, Windsor,  and. Master of the King's Music, had  charge of the musical arrangements at  King Edward's funeral, and is already  at. work ���������preparing the music for the  Coronation of King George the Fifth,  ���������is-a cousin of Mrr- John Parratt, for  many years well known \c Montreal  business men as an agent! Mrs. Parratt, thanks largely to the recognition  of her" talents 'as a pianist by Prof.  Couture, immediately after her arrival in the city,,soon gained an enviable position in musical circles in  Montreal, acting for several years as  assistant accompanist to the Philharmonic Society, and as accompanist to  the Montreal Amateur Operatic Club.  Her son ancl daughters were also useful members of both those organiza-'  tions.   r   ,  Sir  Walter   Parratt,   who   has   for  some time'been.an honorary "fellow of  Magdalen College, Oxford, and since  1908 professor of music in the University,   recently  received   the honorary  .degree   of Musical   Doctor   at Cambridge.   In presenting him for the degree tho public orator made a point  of referring to Sir Walter's abnormal  memory.   This was illustrated by an  incident related by tho warden of St.  Michael's College, Tenbury.  While on  a visit, to the college on one occasion,  Sir  Walter   Parratt^  who  is a  great  chess player (he is president of  the  Oxford   University  Chess  Club,   and  has  been  twice captnin of the eight  ohoson   to  play  against  Cambridge),  undertook to play two of the company,  in consultation, without looking at the  board.   The game lasted an hour, and  during that  lime  the Master of  the  Kiug's Music sat at the piano playing  continuously   from   memory   excerpt*1  from' the great masters, and directing  tho movement of his'chessmen on tlie  unseen board at the same time.   In addition, he maintained a conversation  with others present in the loom, wh-j  did all they could   to   distract   him  without success.  When the game wa.������  finished, Sir V*/alter, who was the victor in the chess game, explained that  besides playing chess and the piano,  and  engaging in animated  conversation, he had been speculating on the  chances an unfortunate fly had of escaping from a spider's web in which  it had become entangled.  Sir Walter Parratt, by virtue of his  official position, occupies apartments  in the cloisters at Windsor Castle. He  was born at Huddersfield and educated privately, his first musical appointments as an organist being in country  parish churches. He is Past Grand  Organi*st of the Grand Lodge of England, A. F. and A. M.; president of  the Royal College of Organists, and  past examiner in music to the Universities of Oxford, Cambridge, London and Wales.  The Delayed Carto������n.  The preparation of the cartoon -in  Punch is not always an easy matter.  Writing some years ago in The Magazine of Art, the late Linley Sambourne  said: "Difficulties in the production  of cartoons sometimes arise in the  impossibility of foretelling what, not  a day only, but a week may bring  forth. In December, 1871, when^Hin  Royal Highness the Prince of Wales,  to the profound sorrow of the entire  nation, hovered between life and  death. Tenniel drew two cartoons, to  be used as events might dictate. To  the intense relief and joy of all, the  one that was issued was called 'Sirs-  2>ense,' with some beautiful verses entitled 'Queen, People and Princess.  Three Hearts in One; while the other,  a gri f stricken figure of Britannia,  lay almost forgotten in the engraver's  bureau, but was remembered, and had  unhappily occasion to appear thirteen  years after, oh April 5, 1884, to note  the sudden loss of His Royal Highness the Duke of Albany."  One of the latest prominent gen  tie men to speak highly in Zam  Buk'i favour U Mr. C. E. Sanford  of Weiton, King'i Co., U.S. Mr.  Sanford is a Justice of the Peace  for^ho County, and a member of the  Board of School Commissioners.  IIo ia also Doucon of thu Buptiut Church  in Berwick. Indeed it would be diflioult  lo find a man more widuly known anil  more highly respected. Hoi a is hia  opinion of Zam-Buk.    Ho sayu ,-���������  "I no ver uuod anything thai gave mo  such satisfaction as Zuui-Buk.    I had a  p itch ot Eozema on iny anklo which hail  beou th .ro for over 20 your*. SomoUiut-n  also the dleeaao would oi-ouk out on my  Hliuulders. I h id appliod vur oul ointments and trlod nil aorta of-things to  obtain a cure, but in vain.   Z < m Buk, un  like everything: olsa I had triid, proved  '' hly satisfactory and curod the ailment.  I bare also uuod Zam-B .k for Itching  highly satisfactory and curod the'ailment  "I bare also uuod Zam-B .k for Itching  plies, and It has cured them oomple'ely  all i: I t.iko comfort in helping my brother  men, and If the publicoti a ofjuf opinion  other BufToran to try IK I should be glad.  For lbs relief of sulrorlngcaiifusd by piles or  .Skin Diaoa ca I kno.v ot nothing to equal  Zam-Iluk.  Zam-Buk euros uloers, ab������cesset, blood-poison,  ringworm, featuring or running sores, bad leg,  vanooas ulcers, suit rheum, prairie itch, cut*,  burns, brulaei, baby's sores, etc Purely herbal,  f.Oo box, druyelats and stores. Refuse Im'lUrions.  USE OF PEAT IN CANADA.  It-  Won Election for Husband.  Mrs. Alfred Lyttelton, who was  responsible for the book of "The  Masque    of   Shakespeare,"   perform-  Becomes   Every  Day   More  Necessary to  Replace Coal.  Hon. Clifford Sifton, ex-Minister of  the Interior, in an address recently  on the peat supplies of Canada said  among other things:  "Wo, in Canada and the United  States, have been living amid a bountiful supply of the natural resources  of wealth. Wo have hardly known  what it was to be in need of anything  that is really necessary to existence.  In this City of Ottawa ever since its  existence there has been a constant  struggle to got rid of the wastage of  manufacturing which, in other situations, would have been of great commercial value.  Ottawa is, therefore, a typically difficult place in which to get people  to realize the value of fuel. Some of  us who stand hero were born upon  farms, upon where, when fuel was  required, it was only necessary to go  out and cut it���������the destruction of the  tree in itself was regarded as adding  value to the land from which it was  cut. We are, however, coming, if  somewhat slowly, to a better realization of what these things mean and,  among other questions, we are beginning to realize what the fuel problem  means to great masses of people afU*r  the supply of timber has been so far  depleted that cheap wood fuel is no  lorigor available.  In the great centre of population in  the Northern United States and Can  A SCOTT CENTENNIAL.  -.,     . *  -* -  ft Is a Hundred, Years Since "Lady  of the Lake" Appeared.  _ This.year, 1910. is the centennial of  tr'ir Walter Scott's third great poem,  H'he Lady of the Lake," which is still  widely read. To-day all .'Scotland  .rises up and calls'its authoK.blessed,  for the canny Scot calculates that'll tiring each season tourists, spend-.at  least $1,000,000 in seeing the spot?  made historical by the great master of  the English'language.   .,     ,    .,  The bard of Abbotsford didn't Io3e  by the poem either. He wouldn't sell  his rights for a mess of pottage;'as-did  John Milton with his "Paradise Lost"  or Goldsmith' for some of his classics.''  Scott got $10,000 for the copyright  ancl received more in after life.*-  None of Scott's former works vas  ever looked for with half the anxiety  as was the case with "The Lady of the  Lake." The cantos as they were sent  to the .press were read to select circles  by James Ballantyne, and popular  opinion greatly favored them.' Everywhere it was anticipated that a great  poem would appear, and when it was  published it excited an extraordinary  sensation. .  The first edition of -2,050 was soon  sold out, and then followed in-quick  succession four editions, so that in a  few months 20,000 copies -were sold.  AH the criticisms of the poem were in  its favor.  In his introduction to the 1830 edition Scott tells how the poem came to  be   written.   The   Highlanders,   with  their ancient manners, habits and customs, seemed to him to be particularly  adapted  to poetry.    He was also- familiar with the country, where he was  in the habit of spending the autumn,  while the custom of James IV.���������and  more especially James V.���������of walking  in disguise through Scotland afforded  him a hint of which he made the most.  Scott took groat pains to verify the  accuracy of the local circumstances of  the poem, one day going into Perthshire to ascertain if King James could  actually have ridden from Loch Ven-  nachar to Stirling Castle  within the  time supposed in the poem, and found  that it  was quite practicable.    And,  notwithstanding the great success of  the poem, Scott never grew conceited  over it.  "Never was,he a partisan of his own  poetry," Ballantyne relates, reciting  an anecdote. Being one day in Scott's  library shortly after the poem was  published, he asked Miss Sophia Scott  how she liked it. She replied with  perfect simplicity:  "Oh, I have not read it! Papa says,  there's nothing so bad for young peo-'  pie as reading bad poetry."  crippled er  Suffered' Tortures Until "Frult-a-tives"  Took    Awuy   The  rain. '        '    '   <  -' "Frultra-tives,". the famous fruit-  medicine, .Is- the greatest -'and '.'most '  scientific remedy ever discovered for '  Rheumatism.  "Fruit-a-tives," by Its marvellous '  action on the bowels, kidneys and  skin, prevents the accumulation of  Uric Acid, which causes Rheumatism  and thereby keeps the, blood pure and  rich.'  Mrs. Walter Hooper,' of Hillvlew, >  Ont., says: '"I suffered- from severe  Rheumatism, lost the use of my right  arm and could not do my work. Nothing- helped me until I took "Fruif-a-  tives" ancl this medicine cured me."  If you aro subject to Rheumatism,  don't wait until a severe attack,comes  on before trying ' "Frult-a-tives."  Take these fruit tablets now and thus  prevent the attacks.  "Frult-a-tlves" Is sold by all dealers  at 60c a box, 6 for $2.50, or trial box,  2 5c, or may be obtained from Frult-a-  tlves, Limited, Ottawa.  A  New  Race of  Pygmies.  A remaikable discovery has been reported by the expedition of eminent  British scientists that was sent out  by the British Ornithologists' Union  in October last to explore the Snow  Mountains of New Guinea, or Papua,  which is the largest unknown area on  the surface of the earth. The discovery is that of a strange new race of  pygmies. The main features of this  marked type of the human race", apart  from their small size, are:  First.���������The extraordinary dark color  of their skin, which approaches, as  one observer has remarked, the color  of a newly-blackleaded stove.  Second.���������The extremely^ broad nose  the breath of which is about equal to  the height.  Third.���������The frizzy hair, which grows  in isolated peppercorn tufts all over  the scalp.   "  Theee people are in one sense  dwarfs, but convey rather the impression of small but otherwise well developed men, the arms, however, being  relatively longer than those of Europeans.  His Game  "Some say there is a sucker born  every minute."  "1 don't know anything about that,"  responded the ominont trust magnate.  "Nor do 1 care, so Jong as the birth  rate of ultimate* consumers remains as  satisfactory as it is."���������Pittsburg Post.  Useful Jn Camp.���������Explorers, survey,  ors, prospectors ancl hunters will find  Dr. Thomas' Electric Oil very useful  in camp. When-the feet and logs are  wet ancl cold it is well to rub them  freely 'with the Oil ancl the result will  bo tho prevention of pains in the muscles, and should a cut, or contusion,"  or sprain be sustained, nothing could  be better as a dressing or lotion.  The ending of the summer brings,  His wife; there's-trouble brewing  For she accuses him of things  - -  He never thought of doing.  ���������Judge's Library.  Quickly stops coughs, cures oolds, heals  the   throat and  lungs. ���������   ���������   -   25 cents.  It is hotter to have pipe-stem legs  than cigarette fingers.���������St. Paul Dispatch.  Minard's Liniment Relieves Neuralgia  A trip of a few hours would seldom  bo worth while if- one did not "have  the chance to look forward to it" for  weeks.  ances of which have been given   in j ada���������as it is soon to be in its present  aid   of   the   Shakespeare   Memorial  National Theatre Fund, is, of course,  well  known  to   the  playgoer  as the  author of several plays. Mrs. Lyttelton is a woman of remarkable talents,  for sho has ^distinguished herself not  only as a playwright, but also as a  novelist, politician, and social worker. When Mr. Lyttelton was*contesting Leamington, he was through illness prevented from taking an active  part in the campaign. Mrs. Lyttelton, therefore, deputized for him,  and, thanks to her energy as a canvasser and speaker, won the election  for her husband.  Killed 10,000 Times.  An ingenious statistician once computed the number of death scenes that  Mine. Bernhardt had acted. Her  deaths by self-administered poison, it  was calculated, amounted roughly to  10,000; she had jumped into the scenie  artist's Siene over 7,000 times; had  sent over 5,000 bullets into her head  from a revolver, and so on. In this  connection a story told of Mme. Berri-  ahrdt may be recalled. At a reception  one night a lady asked her if she  really kept a colli n at her house. "Certainly," answered tho actress,, with a  smile; "and so would you if you were  the Morgue's most constant customer!" '.';.���������  ��������� The original of this great painting, by Luke Fildos, hangs in the 'J'ato Gallery, in London, placed  there by popular subscription of the British people. Never has brush depicted more powerfully the ex-  prcssions of professional amity, maternal grief, fatherly hopefulness or childish helplessness. It is  really as well as figuratively the most human of the world's groat works of art.  Newspaper enterprise,'backing iribclern mechanical progress, makes it possible to put .this work of  art into the hands of the public at this nominal cost. !     '       ' ��������� ;,;-���������;       :-  THE   ART STORE   PRICE   OF  THIS   PICTURE   WOULD   BE '$2.60.  A Modern  Diana.  Lady Breadalbane, who is a sister  of fie Duke of Montrose, is generally  a fair contributor to the Black Mount  bag", being equally expert with rod  and rifle. She has been known to kill  six stags in succession with as many  shots, and numerous trophies of hor  skill adorn'the walls of the lodge. One  room contains a perfect museum of  freak heads, with curious horns from } Cah'uda  can  bo successfully-convert-  course of development���������the mass of  the population will be wage-earners  living by their daily earnings and in  a climate which for at least four  months of the year requires a large  amount of fuel for family use���������cheap  ancl abundant fuel is a necessity of  existence. There are districts in  Canadian cities to-day where families  arc herded together with insufficient  space for health and really civilized  life becauso of the cost of fuel in tlite  winter, and this condition will tend,  to increase rather than diminish.'"  The coal supply of tho continent is  measurably well known, ancl the con-  ���������litions of its extraction and marketing aro thornuuhlv' well known. It  may be safely said that there will  ho no penmrient reduction in the  .-price, of .coal���������rather is it reasonably  lertain that tliere will bo a gradual  but..���������steady.'increase. We may got  much .heat from water power in some,  localities favored by nature, such as  the n'M'.rhb-.irliood of the Ottawa  River; but, so far. the cost of dovolop-  'nent. maintenance and 'management  ��������� loos not .encourage us to the bolit'f  that we shall he. able to make the  White Coal a poor 'man's fuel.  In Canada wo have coal in Nova  Scotia, Alberta, British Columbia,  but. between .Alh������rtu' and the New  Brunswick line little coal of economic  value, so far as known; but in those  portions of the country where there is  no coal, peat bogs abound.  Now, as coal becomes ..dourer,, the  difficulty and uncertainty of the supply of which we havo had the very  vivid experiences in the past, becomes more accentuated, the importance nf an alternative and substitute  fuel-will become more pressing. If.  therefore,    tlio   great    peat   bogs   of  Wellington's Favorite Horse.  Copenhagen, Wellington's famous  chestnut charger, bore his master  through the Peninsular war and was  with him for eighteen hours on the  day of Waterloo. When his fighting  days were over the little Danish  horse was sent to Strathfieldsaye.  where he was tenderly cared for. His  last days were not, however, entirely  free from annoyance, since thousands  of people went to visit him. Indeed,  these visits became so great a nuisance that the Iron Duke was compelled to place the horse in a sort of  cage. When at last he succumbed to  old age he was accorded an impressive funeral and a tombstone was  erected to commemorate his virtues  and his loyal service.  DR.    MORSE'S ��������� -  INDIAN     ROOT     PILLS  exactly  meet the  need  which  so  often arises in every family for a,  medicine to open up and regulate'  the bowels.   Not only are"they ef:-  feclive in all cases of Constipation)'  ��������� but they help greatly in breaking-  up a .Cold or La Grippe by clean-"  ing out the system and "purifying  the blood.   In the same way they  relieve -or cure Biliousness,  Indigestion, Sick Headaches, Rheumatism and other common ailments.  In  the fullest sense of the. words  Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills are  A HOUSEHOLD REMEDY  Repelling Fire With a Drum.  A fire of a strange nature appeared  in Wales in 1G93. According to the  most intelligible account concerning it  now in existence, it came up from the  sea near Harlech. At several places  near that place and all over Merionethshire it did much damage, burning  hay, houses, barns, etc. A person  writing of it said: "The grass over  which it moves kills all manner of  cattle tliat feed upon it. But what is  most remarkable is that any 'grea  noise, such as the beating of a drum  or sounding of a horn, effectually repels it from any house." ������������������������������������  On main line of Grand Trunk Pacific Railway, ' in^ midst of rich  agricultural, and "mining district.  Lots from $100 up. Write for full  particulars.  NORTH COAST LAND CO'Y, Ltd.,  410-11-12 Winch Building,  Vancouver, B.C. .  London Office, 6 Old Jewry  one up to sixteen points. The dining  room wallpaper shows incidents in the  life of deer of all-kinds, and another  room depicts pheasants, grouse, and  partridges. These papers were specially designed and put on when the lodge  was built nearly seventy years ago.  PICTORIAL PRESS,  Box   1856,  - Winnipeg.  'Enclosed find 25 cents for which please forward by first iii nil one copy of picture entitled "The  Doctor." - Yours truly,  Name.  ..;   Address.  A COPY OF THIS PICTURE IS ON VIEW AT THE   PUBLICATION   OFFICE  OF  THIS   PAPER  AND CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE EDITOR FOR THE SAME PRICE, 25 CENTS.  ma  mmmsm^m  "~ "'   A Master of the Art.  Totty-rHe's   tho   prinoe <ot  Flossy���������Is   he,   really?   Totty-  even his wife believes him.  liars  ���������Why  ed into ii fuel whieh shall he, if not  so desirable . as Pennsylvania coul,  yet a practical domestic fuel, substantially/cheaper than wood or coal,  and abundant and certain in quantity, the boon thus corrferred upon  tho future inhabitants of Canada and  the Northern United States can hardly be overestimated. It will literally  mean life and happiness to millions  of people.  A Baron Who Is a Monk.  An English baronet, Sir David Hunter Blair, and the fifth in his line, is  a barefooted monk of the Order of  Benedictines and for years has been u  missionary among, the natives ofthe  Amazon region in South America. He  was at one time a chamberlain of  Pope Pius IX. and Leo XIII. After  the death of his wife, in 1378, he entered holy orders and on the death of  his father in 1896 turned over the family estates to a younger brother. One  of-his sisters is the wife of the Earl  of Glasgow.  ONTARIO VETERINARY COLLEGE  TORONTO,   CANADA.  Under the control of the Department of Agriculture of Ontario.  Affiliated with the University of  Toronto.  COLLEGE OPENS SEPT. 30, 1910.  Calendar on Application.  E. A'.-A. GRANGE, V.S., M.S.,  Principal  THICK, SWOLLEN GLANDS  lh������t make a hori������ Wh������ii������,  Roar, bars Thick Wind, or  Ohoko-down, can b������ ts-  inoTod irlth  ABSDRB'NE  or anr Bunch or SwelltntJ  No bllater, no halrl  gone, and hor������e leapt at/  work. 12.00 por bottla, do-l  llrerrd. Book 3 D free.      '  ABSORBINE, Jit., for  mankind. 11.00, dallToreil. Radacti Ooltra, TarAors,  W������na, Varicose Velm, Uteera, Hydrocele, Varlee.  ������������������������l������.     Bonk fraa    llailn only bv  W. F. YOUNG, *.D.F., 137 Tirapla-31.. SirinpfleliJ. Hut.  Lrsi.-CI Ui., Bonlmal, C.n.dU. itnU.  tin fomlihti' by Mirtin Bolt S Wynne Co., Winalpn;  Tee Hatltnal 0r������a * Ctinmltal Co., Winnings: (.art Cilgiry ;  lid Hecdsrtcn Bret. Ci. Lli., Vaocoatir.  One On the .List  Ailanu   He was the only man in all  the world who could look his wife in  Started as harm nana.  Thirty-three years ago Mr. Anthony  Brunskill, an Australian farmer, who  "My dear sisters," exclaimed the fe.  niale. ���������speaker,   "wc  ought  to   honor   recently urrived in England., emigrat  ed from England'to Now South Wales  and   got   a job on   a farm   at 25s.   a  tho face and truthfully say she was; week. To-day the value of his property  the only woman he ever loved."  Jlrsi Northside���������Is it true that your  little boy ha3 lost his voice since his  recent illness?  Mrs. Crosstown~Not. entirely; but  his voice has been reduced considerably. When he is carrying on a con-  vcmlion with other boys now you  can't hear him for more than five  blocks.���������-Chicago Now8.  in farm lands and stock is computed  by a Commonwealth Government official at something well over ������100,-  000, and his income at anything up  to ������20,000 a your. Two years after  landing in New South Wales, Mr.  Brunskill had saved enough to buy  a team of three draught horses and  acquire forty acres of land. And from  this small beginning ho built up his  immense wealth of to-dav.  Wslcome to Islington.  Amid the cheers of forty thousand  people, Lord Islington, new Governor  of Now Zealand, arrived at Wellington and was welcomed by the Ministers on landing. His Excellency was  accorded a municipal reception, and  a procession was formed through the  city hearty cheers being raised on the  route. On arrival at Parliament  Buildings, Lotd Islington was sworn  in before a large assembly. A general  half holiday was granted in honor of  the event, and the streets were gaily  decorated.  A surburban chemist had been advertising his patent insect powder far  and wide. One day a man rushed into  his.shop and cried excitedly:���������  "Give ine another half-pound of  your powder, quick, please."  "Oh!" remarked, the chemist, as he  proceeded to fill the order, "I'm glad  you like the powder.   Good, isn't it?"  "Yes," replied the customer. "I  have one cockroach very ill; if I givo  him half a pound he'll die."  Tho police records show that some  women, who can't hit tho side of a  barn with a stone, have remarkable  aim with a flatiron.���������Judge's Library.  Kills Bone Spavin  Rich Vallry, Alta, May 20th. 1900  '"I liavc used your Sparln Cure for a  long; iime and would not be without 11.  Have killed a Done Spavin by Its use,"  .   ,   ,'"       Ota CARWON.  That  tells the  whole  story.    And  hundreds ol* thousands hare hail the  same experience In the past sO years.  For Spavin, RiDflboHC, Curb,  Spllnty JSwelllhgs and  "-'���������>..*��������� all Lameness, ;  Kendall's Spavin  Cure   cure,   the  trouble���������makes the horse sound and .  will���������and sares money for the owner  because It removes the cause of the  trouble.   ��������� ,   -7"      ' '  ������* Keep a bottle alvrayi at'luiiid- |lo'r8  for fs. Good for man arid beait.'Ask-  your dealer for free copy of our book  '���������A Treatise On The Horae" or write tis.  BR I.J.ITJ������l>J)LLCO.InMtBr0Pi|b,Vi.M  W. N. U., No. 811.  \  if  fl THE    LED<iE.    GREENWOOD,    BRITISH . COLUMBI.4,  Sale   of   Crown-Granted   Mineral   Claims   for   Delinquent   Taxes    in   the  Rossland   Assessment   District.  I HEREBY GIVE NOTICE that on Monday, the 7th day of November, A. D., 1910, at the hour of two o'clock in the  afternoon, at the Court House, in the City of Rossland, I 9hall offer for sale, at public auction, the Crown-granted Mineral  Claims, hereinafter set out, of the persons in the said list hereinafter set out, for the delinquent taxes unpaid by said persons,  on the 30th day of June, 1910, and for costs ond expenses, including the cost of advertising said sale, if the total amount due  is not sooner paid.  LJST   ABOVE   gtiERTnONED:  GREENWOOD .MINING DIVISION.  OWNER,  Hunter, James   Enterprise & Anchor Mines, Ltd   Groves, F. W. & Jackson, Eric E   Manchester, D.; Fuller, II. V. & Hall, F. K. . .  Kane, M. H.;  Price, M. J.;   Morrison, L. S. {  Nelson, John W. and Parry, Evan  )  Golconda Mines. Ltd   Estate, A. Ferguson; Fuller, H. V.; Bunting, )  H. Lind, A. J.; Bell, C. N.; McKenxie, K. J-  & Snyder, B. M )  Bresnahan, Daniel   Wood, Robert      Skylark Development Co ,\ ..  Sutherland, Lulu E; Wood, R. & Sutherland, {  James    )  Boundary Elkhorn Mining Co., Ltd   Enterprise & Anchor Mines,'Ltd   Matthews, John   Golconda Mines, Ltd '. '....  Golconda Mines, Ltd   Golconda Mines, Ltd., N. P. L   Macy, W. H. & Law, W. M   Eraser, J,  S. C; Crane, G. T. & Morrison)  Mines, Ltd )  Clint, H. J.; Smith, E. J.; Reeves, C. H. & [  Thompson, James E )  Groves, Francis \V   Cameron, Alfred; Tennesson,  E   & Stooke, [  Charles  )  Shallenberger, H. H. & Parsons, I. M   Cosgriff, Con & Mclntyre, M   Clint, H. J.; Smith, E. J.; Reeves, C. H. & {  Thompson, Jas. E )  Bell, John T.*.  Hallett, I. H.; Hickey, Pat & )  Mcintosh, Duncan    J  Mclntyre, Murdoch    Bchenck, Melvin D   Clint, H. J.; Smith, E. J.; Reeves, C. H. & [  Thompson, Jas. E )  Matthews, John   Smith, l��������� A. & Andrews, G   King, Thomas      Skylark Development Co   Greden, John N ;   Bresnahan, Daniel .-   Tip Top Mining Co   Greden, John N.      Golconda Mines, Ltd   Golconda Mines, Ltd   NAME OF CLAIM.  Ainandy   Anchor    Battle Axe Fraction  Bay Fraction      Blue Jay   Cleveland   LOT NO.  Coronation  Custer Fraction  Dark Horse   Denver    Dundee    Elkhorn   Enterprise   Eureka Fraction...  Golconda Fraction.  Gold Bed    Laocoon   Little Chief   Little Buffalo Fraction  Lucky Shot Fraction.  Maple Leaf Fraction .  Messina   Moreen Fraction.  Mullen   Myrtle No. 2  Ninety Five ,  No. 4    No. 12 Fraction  Northern Belle   Puthatn   Queen of Sheba    S. F. Fraction   Skylark   St. Louis   Tiger    Tip Top   Toronto   Wild Rose Fraction  York Fraction   2995  1021  2308  3285  1287  2150  33*55  160s  597  764  601  818  1022  3259  2149  1388  2147  1406  1717  33io  2040  2951  1709  1850  3553  2939  1843  2280  3552  3150  1859  832  763  2855  3548  1229  2856  1387  2148  TAXlfS.  $"���������75  13.00  11.50  n.50  "50  10.00  7-75  10.50  9.00  o-oo  ro.50  14.00  3-25  7-50  11.50  10.50  13-00  "���������75  ii.5������ .  8.25  8.75  12.00  12.25  13.00  650  24.00  13-00  ���������5������  11.50  13.00  10.25  10.00  8.00  10.50  11.50  9-75  7-50  4.00  11.25  COSTS.  $ 2.00  2.00  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.0O  2,00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.0O  2.CO  2.00  2.00  2.CO  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.0O  Total.  f'4-75  15.00  13-50  1350  14.50  12.00  9-75  12.50  11.00  7.00  12.50  26.00  5-25  9-5o  13-50  12.50  15.00  14-75  13-50  10.25  io.75  14.00  14-25  15.00  8.50  26.00  15.00  2.50  13-50  15.00  12 25  12.00  10.00  12.50  1350  n-75  9 50  6.00  13-25  Dated at Rossland, B. C, this 7th day of October, 1910,  J.   KIRKU,9  Collector, Rossland Assessment District.  COUNTY COURT OF YALE.  A SITTING of the County Court of Yale will  be holdcn at tbe Oourt House, Greenwood,  bu Tuesday the 15th day of November, 1910, at  eleven o'clock In tbe forenoon.  By order,  W. G. McMYNN,  Reglitrar C. C. of Y.  laQDOK   ACT.  See. ������.  1910.  NOTICE Is hereby given that, on the Aral day  of December next, application will be made to  the superintendent of Provincial Police for  tenewiw of the hotel licence t������ >ell liquor by retail iu the hotel known su Crowell'ri Hotel, sit-  Hate at Midway. In the Province of British Columbia.  Dated this Cth day of October, 1910.  SAMUEL A. CBOWKLL.  Applicant.  LIQUOR   ACT,   1910.  Sec. 41.  NOTICE 13 hereby given that, on the first day  Of Dei-ember next, application will be mads to  the Superintendent of Prorlnclal Police for  renewal of (he hotel licence to aell liquor by retail in the hotel taoirn ai the Midway Hotel,  fltuate at Midway, In the Province ol Hrltlah  Columbia.  Dated this nth day of October. 1910.  BKRTHA C. THOMET,  Applicant.  LIQUOR   ACT,  Sec 19.  1910.  NOTICE ia hereby given that, on the first  day of December next, application will be made  to the Superintendent of Provincial Police for  the crane of a licence for tlie sale of liquor by  wholesale in and upon the premises _known as  the Silver Spring Brewery, situate at'Anaconda,  British Columbia, upon the land* described as  lots 6 and 7 in block 15. sub division plan No. 24  Dated this 13th day of October, 1910.  OSCAR HABTMANN,  Applicant.  HIXKKAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  Granite, Vernon Fractional and Clipper Fractional Mineral Claim", situate in the Greenwood Alining Division of Yale District.  ���������Where located: In Skylark Camp.  TAKE NOTICE that I. M. H. Kane, Freo  Miner'* Certificate No. B28917, intend, sixty-  days from the date hereof, to apply to tho Mining Recorder for a Ccitltlcate of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  the above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before the issu  ance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 20th day of September, A U. 1910  M. H. KANE.  LIQUOR   ACT,  Sec. 35.  1910.  NOTICE is hereby Riven that, on the first day  of December next, application will be made to  tho Superintendent of Provincial Police for the  (rrant of a licence for the sale of liquor by rotail  in and upon the |>remist.s known as the Bull  Creek hotel, situated at Bull Creek. 11. C.  Dated Nov. 1st, 1910. GORMAN WEST.  MISCELLANEOUS.  LAND   ACT.  LIQUOR   ACT,  Sec. -U.  1910.  NOTICE Is horeby given that, on the first day  of Pccembcr next, application will be made to  the  Superintendent of Provincial  Police  for i  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by rr- ���������  tall In the hotel known as the Yendome Hotel,'  situate at Anaconda, In tho Province of British  Columbia.  Dated this Oth day of October, 1910.  FRANK BELL.  Applicant  Similkameen Land District.    District of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Mark Chrlstcnson, of  Boundary Falls, II C . farmer, intcml'to npply  lor permission to purchase the following described land:  Commonclit* at a post planted nt the Northeast corner of Lot 2514 A on tho east, of Boundary  Falls, thence north il 90 chains, tlienco S l.V.ui"  W 10.89 chains, thence N 71' 29" W 12.01 chains,  thenceS 12-.51C \V M.!Mchains, thenee East 17.-  75 chains to the point of coin minu-ouient containing 22 t', acres more or less.  Dated 28th September, 1910.  MARK OHRISTENSON.  .WATKK   NOTIOK.  LtQVOU   AVT,  Seo.42. .  1910.  NOTICE Is hereby given that, on the first day  of December next, application will be made to  the Superinti'nwnt of Provincial Police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sell liquor by re-  tall lu the hotel known as thr. North ru Hotel,  ult uate at Eholt, Iu tbe Province of HrltWU Columbia.  Dated this Oth day of October, 1910.  JOHW SULIJVAN.  Applicant.  LIQUOU   ACT,  tiec.M.  1910.  NOTICE Is hereby given that an application  will be made unilnr Part V. of- the "\Vator Act,  1909," to obtain a license In ttieSlmllkumeon  Wator Division of Yale district.  a.���������The name, address and occupation of tho  applicants. A. S. Black and J. N. Paton,  Boundary Falls, B C . Ranchers.  b.���������The name of tlio lake, s:rcam or source  Spring named Pons I'creimlus. ���������  <*.���������The point of diversion. At the spring on  the property of tho applicants, lots 7.18s and 739s.  d.���������The quantity or water applied for,   "  cubic foot per second.  e.-������Tho  diameter of  One  the proposed  works.  NOTICE 1������ tiW-eoj given that, on the first day  of Dncembef flf*t, application will Ih/ duuIo lo  tliu Superlritofldtnt. or I'rovliiciii Polleo for re-  i.cwal of th* hotel Itccn.c to sail liquor by retail  lu tho LotM known as tbe Union Hotel, situate  at Eholt, In Ih? Province of Brlttali Columbia.  Dated this Btii day or October. 1910.  JOitH Mc-KELLAR.  Applicant.  Dam, pipes, Humes and ditches.  Tin  aW  . iri)          used.   Agricultural ftnd domestic purposes.  lie prernNes on which the water is to be  used.   Lots 7;l8s and 7.19s, Oronn one,  g.���������Tho purp seH for which (lie water is to be  nn c  tin:  LtqPOft  ACT,   1010..  NOTICE Is hereby ffiVeri that, on the first dav  ct tkaMbtt nail, ibpllo&tloti will t������ made to  tbe Huuerlhleiidsnt of Provincial Police for re  newol of the hotel llcjni'e to sell liquor by retail In the hotel known as the Algomn Hotel,  situate at Dcadwoo J, In tha Province of British  Columbia.  JMttd thUiSth day October, 19in.  JAMES HENDERSON.  Applicant.  ii ���������If for Irrigation'dascribc the land Intended to be irrigated    .130 acres.  I.���������If the water Is to bo used for power or  mining purposes describe the place where the  water Is to be returned to some natural channel  and the difference In tha altitude between  point of diversion and return. None.  J ���������Area of Crown land intended to be occupied by the proposed works.  None.  k.���������This notice wns ponteil on the llth day of  October, i DID. and application will be rnarlo o  th������ Commissioner oh the 22nd day November.  1910.  I.-Oive the noires and addresses of anyrl-  parUn proiirictors or licensees who or whose  lands are likely to bo effected by tho proposed  works ,oithor..bove or below tne outlet. None  above, Columbia and Western Railway.  A. S. HIMCK,  JAMES N. PATON.  Orecnwood, B.C.]  The Big Andy is being smoked  all over the mountains. Iii is sold  at the Central hotel, Phoenix.  In the good old summer time  what a pleasure it is to swing in a  bammock, and smoke K. & H.  cigars.  In Phoenix N. J. Carson & Co.  carry a large stock of gent' furnishings, clothing, bats, boots and  shoes. Drop in and have a rubber.  It is not necessary to go up in  an aeroplane to smoke K. & H.  cigars. You can smoke them anywhere with perfect safety, except,  perhaps, in a black powder mill.  See the barkeeper for further information.  All the smoke in B. C. this summer is not caused by the people  smoking Royal Seal cigars. Some  of it is from the forest fires.  A Good Position.���������Can be had  by ambitious young men and ladies  in the field of ''Wireless" or Railway telegraphy.   Siuce the 8 hour  law became effective, and since the  wireless companies are establishing  stations throughout   the   country  there is a great shortage of tele-1  graphers,    Positions pay beginners  from  $70 to 81)0 per month, with  good chance of advancement.   The  National Telegraph Institute operates   six   official    institutes    in  America,    under   supervision    of  R. R.  and  Wireless Officials and  places all graduates into positions.  It will pay you to write to them  for full details at Davenport, Ia;  Cincinnati,  0;   Portland, Ore; or  Memphis. Tenn.  LOWERY'S CLAIM  During the 87 months that Lowery'e  Claim was on earth it did business all  over tho world. It was the moot  unique, independent ond fearless journal ever produced in Canada. Political  and theological enemies pursued it with  the venom of a rattlesnake until the  government shut it out of the mails,  and its editor ccasad to publish it,  paitly on account of a lazy liver and  partly because it. taken a pile of money  to run a paper thai is outlawed. 1 here  are still 25 different editions of this condemned journal in print. Send-iOcunia  ������nd get one or $2 GO and get the bunch  . tt.T LOWEKY, .  Greenwood, B. 0.  PROVINCIAL ELECTIONS  ACT.  GREENWOOD  ELECTORAL DISTRICT.  TAKE NOTICE that I have received an objection in writing to the  retention of the following,names in the Register of Voters for the  Greenwood Electoral District, on the grounds stated below.  AND TAKE NOTICE that at the Court of Revision to be held on  the 7th day of November, 1910, at the Court House in Greenwood, at  10 o'clock in the forenoon I shall hear and determine the same, and  unless you, or pome other Provincial Voter, on your behalf, satisfies  me that said objection is not well founded, I shall strike your name off  the said Register.  Dated this lObh day of October, 1910,  GEORGE CUNNINGHAM, Registrar of Voters.  EAT EATON'S PRICES SKY HIGH  The following persons are reported absent from tbe district.  No.  .20  67  70  81  89  96  97  100  130  135  139  148  ISI  167  183  185  191  196  204  214  215  221  245  250  257  265  266  278  284  301  310  313  344  354  357  359  380  393  395  399  407  417  422  426  429  431  440  445  451  456  466  469  470  471  479  485  498  504  513  523  545  548  549  555  556  562  571  576  580  583  595  597  599  601  626  642  644  647  667  68 r  690  Namk.  Alston, James Caspar Trevlyan  Barclay, John   rSnrnes, Henry   Baker, Stanley Charles H.  Black, John   Bouchic, I'rcd   Butterworth, John A   Beltner, Charles M   Bonville, Archie   Bradley, Normaii      Cunninglmm, Joseph Whitney  Conway, Fred J   Clmmney, Richard William   ..  Campbell, John      Cather, Robert Ernest    Doyle, William      Donnelly, Frank   Dugnid, James Glennie.  Pr,ACU.  Kdgreu, Magnus   Embree, "William B   Rassie, Robert McGavin  Foulds, George Albert  Foulds, Jordan   Finlay, John Jnr   Gray, George Herbert  Gareau, Joseph      Gillis, William   Grant, Harry Goss  Gigol, Albert William  Haverty, James     Hickey, James Henry ..  Hewer, Reginald H. ...  Hardie, David Simpson  Hewer, Henry R   Hook, Harry   '.   Johnson, Fred Carl  Kennedy, Walter Gibson.  Kelman, Charles   King, Harold Keith   Little, Robert   Lord, Winnifield S   Lewis; William C   Lindsay, Robert   Loach, George Howard.  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Anaconda  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Eholt  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Boundary Falls  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Greenwood'  Greeuwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Midway  Greenwood  Greenwood .  Mother Lode  Denoro  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood    ���������  Greenwood  Rock Creek  Greenwood  Eholt  Rock Creek  Greenwood  Boundary Falls!  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Myncaster  Melville, Charles Murray ��������� Midway  Mitchell, John Best Greenwood  Merrihew, Mason J '.' Greenwood  Mulhern, John Greenwood  Munroe, Laughie Greenwood  Mead, Gerald Sandys Greenwood  Morrill, Norton W .,'. Greenwood  Manroos, James II Greenwood  Morrison, George Neil Greenwood  Matson, Andrew \m Greenwood  Morrison, Roderick    ; Mother Lode  Morrison, William ' Mother Lode  Moore, Thomas   Mother Lode  McCalliiin, John '' Midway  McCurdy, Hugh Greenwood  Mclnnis, Fred Greenwood  McKee, Merriott Dolway Greenwood  McLaren, George   , g Greenwood  McMillan, William Neil  Deadwood  McMaster, Angus   , Mother Lode  McWhirter, Charles Oscar   ". Boundary Falls  McGillivry, John D Greenwood  McCague, Charles Mother Lode  McClughan, Walter \. Mothqr Lode  McKenzie, John        "   Rock Creek  ~      " '*' Eholt  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  McPherson, Douglas ,  Mclnnis, John   McLeod, Norman Christie  McLaughlin,' Peter H   Negri, Anton  Newman, Joseph.  Nyberg, John ...  O'Brien, Lindsay  695  716  719  725  726  734  739  740  744  748  757  758  763  771  779  7������7  793  795  796  797  803  818  819  822  827  838  845  Pischke, Alex   Pattinson, George Edward.  Pearton, Thomas    Peterson, Gustaf George ..  Riley, William    Roberts, Fred   Riley, William John  Sanderson, Alfred Fred   Stow, Herbert Fenwick   Summers, Charles Elmer   Somer, William Henry   Skeetie, Graham   Scott, Osborne   Sadler, Frederick Percival....  Salo, Matthew August   Savage, Walter W   Simpson, John   Swan, William   Scudaniore, Thomas Venables  Swanson, Gunner Ludvig ....  Thomas, Alfred Ernest   Toruey, William S   Tees, Stuart Milne   Trache, Mike   Tamlinson, William Charles..,  Tucker, Charles Henry.   Venables, Francis Vernon   Walker, Henry   Wills, William ;........  Wilmshurst, Joseph   Wilson, William      Wright, Wallace Ogle ...   Wooley, Harry ...;..........  Vounghusband, John Vernon.  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Greenwood  Boundary Falls  Eholt  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Rock Creek  Deadwood  Eholt  Greenwood  Anaconda  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Rock Creek      '  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Eholt  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Myers Creek  Greenwood  Anaconda  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Greenwood  General   Merchant  Groceries,  Provisions,   Dry   Goods,  Prospector's  Supplies, etc.     Get My Prices.  $08i  Right Here in  same quality of g  on  ".Unequalled for Domestic Use."  ANALYSIS OF WATER  Chlorine   8,14  Sulphuric Acid  363.43  Silica  '... 74.29  Lime  84.57  Alkalies as Soda   5.91  Magnesia  232,00  Lithia  '   .86  Sulphuretted Hydrogen 32.00  n  Has recently been thoroughly  renovated and re-furnished, and  is now the greatest health resort upon the continent. Natural hot water in baths, 124 degrees of heat. A course ol baths  at Halcyon will cure nervous  and muscular diseases and eliminate rheumatism and metalic-  poisons from the system. The  water heals liver, kidney and  stomach complaints. The rates  are $2 a day up; or $12 weekly  up. Postoffice, express and telegraph offices in connection.  muiiam Boyd, Proprietor,  fialcpi, B. &  THE LEDGE  GREENWOOD B C . NOV. 3, 1910.  R. T. Lowery,  Publisher.  Love is of .the-soul, but passion  is of the body; but one without.the  other is like smelling a rose that  has lost its perfume.  There are 132,000 people in  Winnipeg, including Jimmy Ash-  down.  ar-  A Chinese washerman was  rested in Seattle for opium smuggling. The police found upon the  premises $150,000 in gold coin.  This iR no pipe dream, for the  yellow boy had the yellow boys, although it will never be known how  the cops got ko much money to the  police station without being held  up. Verily, Seattle is losing its  rep.  The trail to our ambitions is  often filled with tlie debris of exploded air castl. s, aud k.auntt-d  with the spectres of deferred hopes.  Tay Pay O'Connor and  McBride had a wee drink of  in Victoria the other day.  Dick  Irish  There are 687,000 people in St.  Louis and none of them will b&r  lieve you have the best hand uutil  you show it.  Reno makes many a dollar from  those prospecting for divorces,  while Greenwood picks up many a  shilling by people coming here  from the States to get spliced by  our heaven boosters.  In Keno the roulette wheel has  ceased to turn, but the divorce mill  is wo.king overtime.  Lose the singer in the song and  you get the sweetest music. -  The Poor Farmer.  -Mayor Slieelmti of Elmira was  ridiculing the pretensions of a  political opponent.  ''He takes," said Mayor Sheehan'  with a smile, "too much credit.  He remind* ine of thv. my use farmer. This fanner came home one  night frura a banquet, and throwing himself down in -a ' rocking  chair before the stov������, he sighed :  . ''I'm about tired out. Be tho  cows in the barn ?' !  .- ���������' 'Yes, Adoniram,' said bis wife.  " 'Hosses fml and bedded down?'  asked the farmer, and he took from  his pocket a cigar with a gilt-band  about it.  " 'Yes, Adoniram, long ago.'  " 'Wood chopped for mornin ?'  " 'Yes.'  " 'Ducks   picked   and    wagon  wheel mended for tomorrow's market?'  " 'Yes, Adoniram.'  " 'The farmer lighted the cigar,  yawned and said :  " 'Well, then, ju6t hand me the  Farm Journal, and draw me a jug  of cider, Maria, I'll tnrn in  soon.  Farmin's beginning to tell on me."  ���������New York Press.  In Victoria the Mining Eecord  is now edited by E. A'. Haggan,  and judging from the way in which  he sabres the shoestring boosters of  wild-cat mining companies that  journal should soon become .a  power in the land. In trying to  save the sucker from the shark,  that honest journal will get neither  thanks or money from. either of  them, but its editor will have the  satisfaction of making an attempt  to save fools from a monetary  sacrifice.  In a sermon at Montreal the  Hev. Father Vanghan stated that  all the forms of Protestantism were  a religion without a soul, aud  asserted that in England, at least,  the Protestants were splitting into  two factions, one going back to the  Roman Catholic church and, the  other, drifting into Agnosticism.  Vaugban is a Napoleon in his line  of work, but he should have more  love for th086 opposed to his way  of thinking. No man is responsible for his religion. He gets it  from his parents along with his  name.  Some people are,.honest enough  to refrain from stealing a loan  purse, but not honest enough to  refrain from talking, ill of their  neighbor and others.  Obedience Leads to Tragedy  Siberian papers recently received  in St. Petersburg tell of the following incident which happened in the  town of-B6daibe:  A peasant's wife was-going to  market and left her baby in charge  of a three-year old brother.  '���������See that he doesn't cry," said  the mother as she went out.  -   "But if he does?".  "Ah, cut his tongue out," replied the mother carelessly.  When she came back she asked  the little boy: "Did baby cry  much?" ���������'  "He tried to once," was the reply.  "And what did you do ?"  "I  cut his tongue out as you*  said, mother."   Then he stopped.  The frightened mother ran inside  and saw, to her horror, that her  criminal injunction had been carried out. ���������  In a fit of rage the mother seized  the boy who had obeyed her '��������� an d  threw him against a wall. Then  when she saw that his skull was  fractured she hanged herself, -i.",.  0  If prayers can benefit mankind  one might remark that we will  throw one in with every subscription that is paid in advance.  To most people happiness'is like  the rainbow. They see it but  never can reach it.  To do your work well you  be in love with it.  must  They were travelling peacefully  home in their lumbering market-,  cart wheu from the shadowy hedge  there leapt two, unkempt forms.  Not much time was wasted in  useless talking. The uukempt ones  in au earnest and business-like  manner went through the pockets  of. Farmer-Williams and his daughter, .turned them out of the market-  cart and drove off in it themselves.  "Dear, oh dear 1" wailed the  poor old man. "Here's a nice to-  do. Horse, and cart and money  too���������all gone.    Oh, dear "  But his faithful daughter was  there to comfort him.  "Not the moiioy, father, dear,"  she said. "I hid the purse in my  mouth."  ���������'In thy mouth, lass I" cried the  old man "Good for thee. But,  oh, what a pity thy mother wasn't  here. We might ha' saved tho  horse and cart ["  wommmmas  lilBHW Mil WlWIPIBtMirffW  f-.

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