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Array I/V&*</1&  Ls  ,fv       OCT 2A 1910  Ton\k>;:  ?     J*      A   I-    i l    /i     t    \  . v -  Vol.   XVII;  GREENWOOD, B. C, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 20, 1910.  No. 15  '..-'. :Sl  ��������� ���������" 'i iv :a  >.'.  indsor Hotel  The Windsor Hotel is one of the best furnished  hotels in the West. It is located in the heart of  Greenwood and within easy reach of all the financial and commercial institutions of the Copper  Metropolis. Heated with steam and lit by. electricity. Commodioufa sample rooms.- The bar is  replete with all modern beverages, and the Cafe  v never closes.    Rooms reserved by telegraph.  The Windsor Hotel Co.      E. J. Car tier, Manager  ?  Until you size up our Stock and Prices.  We carry a BIG LINE of ALL KINDS.  .'. GULLEY & Co.,  GREF.NYYOOD,   B. O.  OPPOSITE  THE  POST  OFFICE. , PHONE  27.  PHOENIX, B. C.  Is opposite the Great Northern depot and is a delightful  haven for the weary traveler. Great veins of hot water  run through the entire house, and bathrooms are always at the pervic? of tbope in searrb of material  cleanliness. The dining room is an enemy to dyspepsia,  while tbe artistic appointment of the liquid refreshment  makes the drinks go down like eating fruit in a flower  garden, The sample rooms are the largest in the monn-  - tains and a pleasure to' drummers with big trunks.  JAS. MARSHALL        -       -       PROPRIETOR  "1  TEMPERANCE  ��������� is all right if shorn of huinbuggery.  Too.inuch^-water drinking is just  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 illness, .when a drop of pure liquor  in time may forestall all necessity  for drugs.        s  greenwood Ciquor gompany, Tniwt-trs, Gmtittwcd, S. ft g  imllUlihL iiuil  GREENWOOD,   B. C.  The Really Best House in the Boundary,  Recently Remodeled and Strictly Up-to-  Date.     Restaurant in Connection.  ROY & BOYER  PROPRIETORS  \<S  Dealers in Fresh and Salt Meats, Pish,  and Poultry. Shops in nearly all the  towns of jBoundary and Kootenay.  COPPER STREET, GREENWOOD  ITE  HE MUST  SELL SOME STOVES  To pay for this space  ERWISE  THERE MAY BE A  HOLE IN THIS CORNER.  Passing Throng!  You will save money by seeing  The Furniture & Stove Man.  PHONE 16.  GREENWOOD, B. C.  HOLBROOK'S  CUSTARD POWDEE  .   Jib. Tins, 3 for 50c.  COLUMBIA COFFEE  3lbs. for 81.00.  COPPER STREET.  Take your Repairs to  ....   A. D.MORRISON  Grand Forks, the Leading -  of the Boundary District  Frank Fletcher  Pbovinoial Land Suevsyob,  Nelson, B. C.  Eholt.  Mr. -Burden's wife and family  arrived from England last week,   '  Monday was payday and it passed away quietly. The only excitement was a knife game run by  a one-armed man with a wheel of  fortune.  John Sullivan is opening a grocery store in the building formerly used as a billiard hall.  James Blake and his bride have  returned from, their honeymoon  trip. -   -   - .. ".  Improve With Age.  Newspapers report that in the  Alpine. regions ,of the Swiss cantons of Vaud and Valais cheese-  makers will keep their products  for. yer'rs. They assert tbat  cheese improves with age. At  Les Ormonts, in the canton of  Vaud, it is customary to- make  special cheeses for certain family  feasts. They are tagged with  explanatory .labels and eaten several years later, at other feasts,  or even funerals. Often such  cheese0 are bequeathed from one  generation fci tMioiiher an lumiiy  souvenirs. Recently, at Les Or-  monts, in a concealed shelter,  there was discovered a cheese  dating from 1785. It was as hard  as a rock, and had to he cut with  a saw. It is reported to have  tasted good.  A Good Position.���������Can be had  by ambitious young men and ladies  in the field of "Wireless" or Railway telegraphy. Since the 8 hour  law became effective, and since the  wireless companies are establishing  stations throughout the country  there is a great shortage of telegraphers. Positions pay beginners  from $70 to $90 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, la;  Cincinnati, O; Portland, Ore; or  Memphis, Tenn.  HAY FOR SALE-130 tons of  Baled Wheat Hay, No. 1 quality;  and 15 tons of Timothy. R. G.  Sidley, Sidley, B. 0,  Harry Hook was in 'Hazelton  this month. ���������  ' Rocky Mountain Dick McClure  is iu Creston. /  -Otto Nelson, formerly of Sandon  is in the city.'  George Heatherton was in the  city this week. -  Cliff Russell returned * from Spokane on Monday.  Kenneth McKenzie will probably  locate in Penticton.  The Thomas Drug Co. is moving  to New Westminster.  E. W. Bishop has sold his business to Robert Halcrow.  Isaac Crawford came in from  Rock Creek on Monday.  These days, or nights, there are  few idle beds iu Midway.  J. W. Nelson is applying for a  licence for his hotel at Carmi.  Bokn.���������To Mr. and :Mrs. Geo.  Swanlund, on October 10, a girl.  Joe Burke is pounding steel in  the Jim Hill mine, near CheBaw.  W. W. Craig is ��������� putting up a  store building in Okanagan Falls.  The Granby will soon be increasing its force at tbe mines in Phoenix.  Tbe King of Portugal i-3 like  Jim-Jeffries. He cannot come  back.  . J. P. McLeod has been appoiated  deputy attorney general "for the  province.  About 40 men want to be chief  of police in Phoenix. It must be  a soft snap.  Born.���������At Boundary Falls, on  October 11, to Mr. and Mrs. E. O.  Lewis, a son.  Last week the Mother Lode shipped 9,503 tons of ore; and the  Rawhide, 2,800.  Kenneth McKenzie-has sold bis  carpenter' shop and . business to  Harry McArthur.  This year, at Rock Creek, Pit-  tendrigh's ranch has ^produced a  fine crop of apples.    ���������-   '  "George Guise and ' Frank Cary  were visitors to tbe red metal metropolis-last Sunday. -*?:   /���������---���������..-  'Joe Richter is selling large quantities of vegetables to the railway  contractors at Midway.  ��������� In Phoenix, A.1 T. Turano bas  taken > a lease on the Dominion  hotel from Jim Summers.  Wes Connell will spend the winter in Phoenix shoving the plane  for the Granby company.  Work has been resumed on the  Tip Top with a force of five men.  George Hambly is foreman.  Ross Mackenzie, of moving picture fame, is now interested in an  electric light plant at Quesnel.  Fresh oysters, crabs and other  delicacies of the ocean are uow obtainable at the Windsor Hotel.  James Cunningham, road superintendent, is confined to his house  with an attack of typhoid fever.  John Moran was in the city this  week and reports increased activity in mining circles at Danville.  While coupling-cars at the Smelter last Friday, Steve Chenderlick  had his right hand badly Bmashed.  A marriage licence was issued on  Monday to Vital Cyr and Miss  Ellen Russell, both of Republic,  Wash.  Yesterday was Ole Lofstad's  birthday and the force at the Argo  tunnel drank wine instead of  coffee.  , A Curlew man intends to open a  saloon in Ferry, in order to catch  easy money from the railroad  navies.  Charley Dake committed suicide  in Prince Rupert this week. He  was one of the pioneer printers of  Nelson.  'Vliilu A. C. Mesker is visiting  Edmonton, conductor Mouat is  handling his run on the Boundary  express.  Charley Martin is closing his  shoe shop and removing to Beaverdell, where he will leisurely spend  the winter.  The Hon. Thomas Taylor, accompanied by J. R. Jackson, M.-  P.P., made a tour of tbe district  last Friday.  Lady tourists frequently visit  the Argo tunnel to enjoy the novelty of going underground and  hitting the drill.  Frank Hawthorn, the cigar man,  was here this week. Although  married a month he still weighs  about 280 pounds.  George Wellwood has a contract  for clearing two miles of right-of-  way near Westbridge, for the Kettle Valley railway.  At the Smelter, last Saturday,  U. D. Gusti ran a bar into his  thigh and will be confined to the  hospital for two weeks.  Last week the Greenwood Smelter treated 13,400 tous of ore, exceeding the Granby works in  Graud Forks by 225 tons,  J. S. Birnie has returned from a  fishing trip to James lake with a  felon on one of his fingers. He  caught nearly 100 fine fish.  Parsons Petrie and Lundie spent  last week shooting and fishing at  Fish lake. - They returned with  one trout and three partridges.  " Potatoes from Midway, and  apples from Grand Forks are being  sold in Greenwood. The mushrooms are produced around home.  L. Y. Birnie has sold bis business in Phoenix to Harry Matthews  and will remove to Medicine Hat  where he has bought a hardware  store.  Many of the men working on the  Kettle Valley railway grade, near  Midway, have recently come from  tbe north and have plenty of  money. <  Charles King will spend the  winter at the coast. He has been  acting as chef during the summer  for a wagon road camp up the  Kettle river.  At the Smelter, on Monday, Cap  Swayne had his left ankle slightly burned. The briquette room  floor gave way and precipitated  him into the flue.  J. L. Coles is selling old magazines for 10 cents each,' or three  for two bits. This is an excellent  opportunity to get cheap reading  matter for the winter.  Pat Kennedy was in the city  last Saturday, upon business in  connection with selling the tie  timber that is so plentiful'hpon hia  lauch near Rock Orcct.  Quitea number of surething men  floated through Greenwood last  week on their way to the States,  after taking in the fairs in different  parts of British Columbia.  Charles Russell is leaving the  city this month to take up his  residence in Merritt or Victoria.  His departure will be a loss to  hockey circles in this district.  About 40 men are employed in  building the aerial tramway from  Boundary Falls to the Lone Star  mine. It should be ready for operation by tbe end of the year.  , 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.  -7 The-.postmastei**-at-Prince Rupert  writes that John Buckley does not  call for his Ledge and that his  address is unknown. Perhaps  John is coming back to Phoenix or  Sandon.  Larsen and Holm are in the  hospital with typhoid fever. They  are recent arrivals in Greenwood  and were working at the smelter.  Larsen came from Sweden a few  weeks ago.  At Midway, on Monday, 30 Italian navvies were deported because they could not show the  proper paper. It looks as  though the Alien Labor Act was  not quite dead.  J. J. Ruchon, L. L. Matthews,  J. L. Coles, C. H. Fair, W. C.  Murray, J. A. Jaynes, A. F.  Thomas, E. Clerf, J. D. McCreath  and A. E. Braithwaite, have had  their names put on the municipal  voters list.  J. B. Holten has gone to Los  Angeles for two months. He lost  his Eagle card out of his pocket  and the finder will oblige by leaving it with E. J. Cartier. The  card was issued by Anaconda  Aerie, No. 118.  Some of the fire-fighters who  were so useful during the past  summer have not received their  pay for services rendered. Whoever is responsible in this matter  had better give it their attention.  A laborer is worthy of his hire.  Under tbe management of Ola  Lofstad work is steadily progressing at the Argo tunnel. Cribbing  is being done this week preparatory  to the erection of ore bins and a  sampling mill. Mr. Lofstad is one  of the most ei'tri'iiririiig tiicu in  the Boundary and is doing much  to develop the resources of the  district.  Western Float  were grown in  Rupe  At a meeting of the Carling Club  on Monday, G. B. Taylor was elected president; E. R. Redpath,  vice-pres; C. C Purdy, sec-treas;  W. G McMynn, N. McLeod, Dr.  MacLean and H. McCntclieon,  managing committee. The club  bas $200 in the treasury. There  is some talk of buying a site and  building a new rink.  A Clever Speech.'  The famous sentence of Benjamin Disraeli, "I have begun  several thiugs many,: times, and  have often succeeded at last; ay,  and though I sit down now, the  time will come when you willhear  me," was delivered by Disraeli in  connection with the delivery of his  maiden speech in the house of  commons on the Irish election petition. The speech was clever  enough, yet was greeted with  shouts of laughter, till, losing patience, Disraeli delivered himself  of the sentence quoted aud sat  down, - Exchange.  ' 'Potatoes  this year.  In East Kooteuay lumber jacks  are pcarce.  A Catholic church is to be built  at Molson.  Penticton holds its annual fair  upon October 26.  This year, the Bulkley produced  3,500 tons of hay.  H. W. Nash will build -a big  hotel in Penticton.  Louis Schorn has opened a general store in Telkwa.   -  An auto livery barn has been  opened in Blairmore.  Whipple & Fleming will stfirt a  brick-yard in Merritt.  There are 19 students at the  high school in Duncan.  There are 30 members in the  New Michel fire brigade.   ���������  George A. Reid is opening a  grocery store in Merritt.  T. G. Wanless has opened a real  estate office in Penticton.  MarcuB has three barber shops  with a fourth coming up.  Miss Cuddie has opened a millinery store in New Denver.  The government wharf at Penticton is being extended.  Michel .has a new opera house  that will seat 300 people.  A Turk from Spokane has opened a tailor shop in Creston.  Nomadic cows are worrying the  inhabitants of Cumberland.  Rod McDonald, the blind fiddler,  died in Fernie from pleurisy.  B. A. Bailey bas started a quick  lunch counter in New Michel.  There were two cases of enteric  fever at Lynn Valley this fall.  The Trail smelter receives daily  200 tons of coke from Hosmer.  Next spring Mr. Fairchild will  open an assay office in Telkwa.  In New Michel there are 392  children under six years of age.  T. Blench is operating a stage  line between Quesnel and Fraser  lake. ' '  .Ore shipment" have been resumed" by" the First; Thought" mine' at  Orient. -      ".,;  A $50,000 company has been incorporated to make beer in Prince  Rupert.  The Bank of Montreal has cancelled its loan to the city of Prince  Rupert.  Fred Fowler of Pleasant Valley,  shot a wild goose that weighed 27  pounds.  Olson & Bates are developing a  gold claim about 16 miles from  Kitselas.  This year the fighting of forest  fires has cost the B. C. government  $200,000.  The gypsum display sent from  Nicola won first place at the Spokane fair.  After being closed for years the  postoffice at Rosebery was opened  this month.  Ross Mackenzie and others are  putting in an electric light plant  at Quesnel.  The banks in North Vancouver  keep open Saturday evenings until  nine o'clock. -  Sleigh automobiles will be run  this winter between Whitehorse  and Dawson.  Some of the onions raised at  Creston this summer weighed  three pounds.  In Victoria 70 rooms are to be  added to the Empress hotel at a  cost of $130,000.  This south Mrs. George Hartley  gave birth to the first baby girl  born in Stewart.  A government dredge for British  Columbia is being built in Scotland  at a cost of $210,000.  Edmonton will soon have telephonic communication with Seattle  and other coast cities.  The Tacoma smelter has agreed  to receive more Republic ore than  it has in former years.  For blasting without a permit in  North Vancouver, G. T. Williams  was fined $5 and costs.  A carload of celery, valued at  $2,280, was recently shipped from  Armstrong to Winnipeg.  During July, August and September there were 25 births and  21 deaths in Revelstoke.  Up tbe Skeena, at the town of  Sealey, five blind pig proprietors  were arrested in one day.  After roaming in the south for  a long time Joe Winter will return  to the Slocan this winter.  After being in use for 35 years,  the public school building at  Moodyvillo has been closed.  W. C McLean has a crew of  men workiug on tho 0.Joyoos Coal  Co.'s property near Ashuola.  Joseph Manville died in the  Cranbrook hospital' from typhoid  fever and was buried ia, Fernie. '  In the Bulkley Valley this year  the timothy cut about two tons:-to  tbe acre and wild hay a little leBs, -  The Cariboo Observer says that. -;  China ,Cbarley is building a log ������������������'���������  stable on the east side of his house. '  The annual convention of the Rj./  C Conservative Association will be " ,  held in Nelson upon'November47^'  Hop Lee was fined $5 and costs-' '  for   driving   faster   than   a walk   ' '  across a bridge in  New   Westmiu-,.  ster. " '  Within a month all the eight .  furnaces of the Granby smelter, at - -  Grand Forks will again be in op-    <  eration.  By the end  of  December   tea "  miles of steel will be laid on  the  Kettle   Valley , railway   out    of *  Merritt.        "    _   .  Bill  Brown, .fWho.,kept the Col- "  umbia   hotel ;.jn ,.Revelstoke   for "  many years, ������a������aw*.a -resident of  Portland. *  For a laundry,:^Gi*4h"*Va'ncQUver^'t  charges a licence.,of-|l'00������a year.  Pawnbrokers arertajxed - $200,   and  pedlars $50. ' "    ���������'  More men are < seeded At the  Cumberland coal mines,r,and more  dwellings are needed tin ; the *towo  to house them.   , \  For the winter, the jPrinoe 'Rupert Coal Co. has suspended ..operations at their properties -ixt <fcbe   ,  Bulkley Valley.  Vic Hamilton, formerly .-of i-Fep-  .  nie, lost a" leg near New -,Westmin-.  ster by falling out of & iboxtcar  when the train was in motion. .-  A $160,000   sawmill -is -to'tbe  built   at   Roache's    Point,  -near '���������  North Vancouver.    It will.make,a ���������  specialty of red cedar products. ' ,'  The coal companies operating am >  the Crow's Nest   Pass   cwnplftin  ;  about the scarcity of railroad' cars  for carrying their product *te a������ar-  ket.  Last year more than -15������ carloads of vegetables  were shipped -  from Armstrong.    The finestTeeeA/ -  ery in the world is raised around' '.  that town.  Jack Graham died in Hazelton  last month.   He bad been operating pack trains in the Yukoto and;  northern British Columbia for mpr^  than 20v-years. t  The Slocan hotel in Three Forks   '  is now,under the guidance of J. F/  For.  ' It is the" only ��������� hotel ���������* 00w������.* -������'"  open in that camp   where   there"  were ten sixteen years ago.        '.',-.  Bill .Haley died in Revelstoke.  last week from pneumonia, aged  78 years.    He came to Brftish Columbia iu 18G2 and was known to ��������� -.''  old-timers all over the province.  The Orient camp,   a few milee    -.  from Greenwood, received at the   .  Spokane fair the silver cup for the  best mineral shown from any dis-"  trict in the State of Washington.  It costs $2 a ton freight to bring  coal from Princeton to Oroville, a   -  distance of 80 miles.    It-is carried,    "  from Oroville to Spokane, a distance of 225 miles for 40 cents a  ton.  , j'-''f  ' , ' I    v'  ' >   '���������.)'.  y,it  ' - -1 & 4  'Si  In Alberta, recently, seven Slav  coal miners were fined $2 and costs  for working more than eight hours  a shift. It is contrary to -the law  of that province, to work longer  than eight hours in a mine.  In the St. Eugene mine at Moyie:  there are 18 miles of underground  workings.    Last year the company.  did over 11,000"feet of .diamoujti-  drilling.    For the year ending June  30 the mine shipped ore -valued at  a little over a million dollars.  The Editor's Snap..  Every once in a while .some  cheerful individual remarks to u$:  "Well, now that tbe paper :is out,  I suppose you can take it easy for  three or four days." 'Yes, how delightful it is that a country .editor  has nothing to do between pre.es  days. Business runs along .auto-  mr.ticr.l!y. When paper bills corac  due inouey drops off the trees -with  which to pay tbesa. Subscribers vie with each .other to see  who can pay the farthest in advance. Advertisers beg for additional space. And the way tbe  news hunts up the editor is also  pleasant to contemplate. There is  something really strange about the  way the news items act. . Wheji  the paper is out the editor simply  goes to bis desk and leans back |n  his easy chair and looks wise aud  waits for next week's press day.  The day before press day the people line up in front of the office  door and then they file past the  desk and tell him all the news of  week. He writes it up iu fifteen  or twenty minutes, takes it back  and.hangs it on the hook. The  compositors take the- copy and  shake it over the type cases, say a  few mystic wards, the type flics ���������  into place, and after a few passed  by tho foreman the forms are ready  for tho press again. And the editor goes down and deposits some  more money iu the bank. It is tlie  greatest snap in tbe catalog. Now  if the editor could only do away  with ,press day his job would D0  complete.���������Ex.  -.-.- >-���������; yi'������* '*J*Vr*'iX'K*''S&*5s^  THE   LEDGE.   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH COLUMBIA.  A Journey to the Beach to Find  a Bungalow.  SIGNBOARDS   ON   THE   SAND.  T>ie House Without Roof or Floor and  Ozone on tho Side ��������� Awakening  Arouses His Wrath ��������� He Returns  Home to Hang Pictures.  By   M.   QUAD.  I Copyright,   1910,   oy   Associated   Literary  Frees. J  li. BOW.KKU hnd been rending  the evening paper and smoking a cigar fur hull" un uour  when lie looked up und said:  "SIra. Buw.ser. I tiuve fuiind it."  "A new sort of tlyUig machine?" she  queried.  ".N'o, ma'am. 1 propose to put In two  mouths ut the seashore this summer.  During ihe Inst week I hnve been muting tjuiet ini'iiii'Ies. und I have struck  the place lo go to."  "Tlmt Is tine."  "Wo want ii bungalow. We want  that bungalow to couiiiiiuid it view of j  tbe o"i*iin. We want that ocean to  shimmer and ripple and foam. We  want pleasing environments. We want  to he uway from the umddliig crowd.  Ju fact, we want n spot where we can  -jjbo neat to uiiitin- and lead the simple  life for a couple of months."  "I am afraid ii will he hard to find."  she sighed.  "As i said, I have found It already.  I am going down to Silver Beach iu  the morning to look ihe thing over,  but haveu't the least doubt of being  perfectly satisfied. The gentleman who  owns the bungalow happened to be in  the office loda.v. He is a millionaire.  He and bis family passed last summer  there, but owing to his wife's health  they must go to Kurope this season.  When he found out that I wus Bowsei  be offered me ihe place for such a trille  Voice From the Cradle  Up from the cradle en mc a wail���������at  ill'st a pensive coo���������and then up to,a  high pitch bciih; of iiiournfulnuss,, it  grew. His grouch in a prolific strain  lie til up heralded afar: "Pa's flying  his. new ai'i-oplane, an' ma's in her  racing car.  'Tin not cross; I'm simply sad at  being slighted so; I wish tlie baby carriage fad could have another show.  Th.s huiry craze gives rue a pain, so  look for a family jar 'twixt, me an' pa  in his aeioplane and ma in her racing  car."  A Ru-sian iniijik s*il. ono afternoon  in the ante-room of the military commissioner of his town. There, was an  anxious fro1,*,is on his face. A friend  approached and said: '"What i- tlie  matter, Poitr?" "I'm worried," Poitr  answered, "about my s.ui. I don't  know what to say when thc* commissioner asks me ahout liis age. You  see, if I make liim out. younger than  lie is lie will be sent hack to school.,  and if 1 make him out older they'll  stick him in the army?" "ITow would  it do," said his friend thoughtfully,  "if you told the commissioner his ex-  nel age?" i'oitr shipped his leg and  laughed delighledlV. "The " very  thing." he cried, "I never thought of  Hint."  nilt  murder.   Do  wns In a dangerous  uiood   when   be  cauie  across  au  old  sign board direct ing him io turn to the  right to reach Sliver Bench.   Ele turned,  and  after crossing u  tunrsu  and  three creeks on planks the beach lay  before  him.    So  did   tbe  shimmering  Atlantic ocean.   So did a fisherman's  but and another structure ot some sort.  As he plowed through sand ankle deep  a fisherman came to  uieet birn.   He  was a jovial fisherman.   He called to  Mr.   Bowser   to   put   his   helm   hard  a-starboard and clew up his topsails,  but his jollity  was short  lived.   The  seeker ttfter shimmers and bungalows  came to a halt and'sternly demanded:  "Is this Silver BeachV"  "She is."  "Is there a bungalow here to rent for  the season?"  "Night ovpi there, sir."  Mr. Bowser walked over.   It was a  square pen made of rough boards, having neither roof nor door.  "Vou make a roof of canvas," ex  plained the man, "and you ciiu have n  parquetry Moor or any other kind you  want.' Cashless windows and plenty of  cracks to let the ozone sift in. She  sifts day and night. You aud your  family can board with me, Clams  every meal."  "And you call this a bungalow!"  shouted -Mr. Bowser as he jumped up  aud down In his tracks.  I "It isn't a bungalow just this minute, but will be Just us soon as you  move In. Shall yon bring down your  phonography You don't���������know how  beau I it'u I the music sounds down here  ou moonlight iilglns, when It seems as  If there was u silver pathway clear  across the Atlantic. No, It's not a bum  galow now; it's only the 'bung' part  The ���������alow' will come later. .My stars,  what nils ihe man?"  Mr, Bowser was Jumping up and  down and dinging his arms about and  acting like a man fighting bumblebees.  "Mebbe you've hit the ozone on an  empty stomach.'' suggested the fisherman in sympathetic tones.  Bowser's, \Vrath Breaks Out.  Then the Johnstown Hood broke loose  again. l-"or the space of ten in I mites  Mr. Bowser handed out the Kngllsh  language as she Is spoke when a man  kicks an April fool hat. The snipe flew  away In terror; the Atlantic ocean re-  colled ten feel; the clams for halt a  mile along the coast went down into  the mud. When be had only oue breath  left he used it to say to the poor man  In front of hfm:  "Get ready: Say your prayers! I am  going to hammer tlie life out of you!"  "You feel that way, do you?" was  asked.  "1 feel-oh. how I feel! Man, man.  I'll have blood for this!"  "1 don't blame you.   You came down  here to find a bungalow, and you find  nothing but the bung part.   Of course j  you're  disappointed.    Of  course  you       A fc,w mc~nr~c~0 ]uYkv that when  THE ENGLISH SUNDAY.  Mrs. Wildiiiaii���������1 can tell you this,  Mr. Wil !man, if you continue in your  present life of extravagance, you'il  surely  pay fir it some day."  Mr. Wiidmuu���������"I wi li ' my dear,  that my credit .rs lu.d I lie same faith  in my good iuli nlior.s."  Very Few Londoners  "ow Go to the  Church Services.  Time was when the London' Sunday  was traditionally a day of uepression.  The staid and respectable British subject attended church services and  elsewhile shut himself in his castle  and banged down the portcullis. Nor  friend nor foe might enter there. Hospitality could cheer the rest of the  week.. But that one day' was consecrated to gloom. Now, it appears, all  this is changed. Church attendance  in the great metropolis has declined.  Rev. Dr. R. K. Horton, speaking in a  chapel at Hampstead, declared tliat  "unless God arrests the habit of our  people" the congregations may continue to decrease. One lamentable  result is a statistical decrease, by  comparison between a Sunday in 1903  and a recent Sunday, in church collections in London from $250,000 to  $200,000, a fall of 20 per cent.  But, after all, this financial aspect  of the case is not so serious as that  statement' would seem to indicate.  The prosperous who choose to seek  physical and mental recreation in the  ,   Still  Knocking  Mrs. Stubbs���������"John, this, health'  magazine states that more bachelors  take Turkish baths ' than . married  men." ,:  Mr. Stubbs (smiling)���������"Well, that's  nothing extraordinary. Maria, you  know that there's lots of married men  whose wives keep them in 'hot water'  all of the time,"  She (horror-stricken)���������"That's my  new. summer hat in the chair.there.  What are you doing, George?"  He (mec-kly|���������"I'm sitting on the  style, Mary."  A well-known barrister, although  possessed of a suave voice and a stately manner,- nevertheless had a, way of  bearing down the foe with almost savage wit. Once in court; lie had to follow counsel for the prosecution, who  liad delivered his remaiks in very  loud tones. "Now that the. noise'in  court has subsided," murmured the  barrister, "I will' tell your lordship  in two sentences, the gist of the case."  An Oil That is Famous.���������Though  Canada was not the birthplace of Dr.-  Thomas' Eclectric Oil, it' is the home  The Lady���������"Vou have been recommended to mc us an experienced divorce lawyer."   t  The Attorney���������"\ inn at your service, nindimi. What grounds have  you for divorce?"  The Lady���������"Oli, T s.'ot my divorce  six months iii/o. What T want is a  lawyer who will gel, my alimony away  from the lawyer who f.ro), my clivorc."  Sunday  is Sunday  There is a .sermon for "c.idren who  liave grown tali" in tlio words of the  Utile tot who was told by her mother  not to play in tin: front yard on Sunday.  "But Mamma, i.iii't it Sun.lay in the  backyard, too?"  lence. for in all these'countries it is  on sale and in demand.    ���������  "Miss Gidday," begin Air, Timmid,  "T thought to propose "  "Rcnllv,  Mr.  Timmid!" interrupted  Miss Gidday, "Tin sorry, but "  "That we have some ice-e.ie'un -"  "Oh,    T   should    be   delighted    to  fake ";  "Some ' other    evening   .when  weather is warmer "  tlie  Youngster���������"Father, that man over  there cnn'tjicur it thunder,"  Father���������"If? lie deaf?"  Youngster���������".No, it isn't thundering."  Tom���������"He's a wonderful mind-  reader. He told me everything in my  mind in four or five minutes."  Maud���������"Yes, a fine mind-reader,  but slow."  No Great Accomplishment  Blox���������"They have a monkey at the  zoo thatchows tobacco."  Knox���������"That's nothing, ��������� I've seen  lots of monkeys smoking cigarettes."  must have blood."  "And I'll have yours!"  "Oriaiiily. certainly. That's what I  am here for-to shed my blood. I will  lie down here on the sand and you can  go ahead. Kill me in any old way you  wish."  Air. Bowser couldn't do it. He had  uot committed enough murders tu  harden   liis  heart   to  that   point.    He  they ask a girl to many them she rejects them  FOR BABY'S TENDER SKIN  Because of its delicate, emollient  and antiseptic properties derived from  Cuticura Ointment, united with the  purest of cleansing ingredients and  most refreshing of flower odours, Cuticura Soap is unrivalled for preserving,  purifying   and   beautifyin  stations of tlie Metropolitan and Dis  trict railways, and of the "tubes,"  and reaped a plentiful harvest of silver and copper from thousands of  tiayelors. Appeals for extra contributions to hospital funds,' outside the  churches, havo also met with generous response.  it appears that there is no need in  all this for evangelical gloom, liven  if, as is estimated, iiot more than one-  thirteenth of the population of London attend church that fraction may  be a saving remnant. Moreover, not  all of those who seize the opportunity  to seek suburban joys on that day  are thereby lacking in reverence. They  may find in woodland and moor those  primeval temples that inspire refreshment for both body and soul. It may  be that those hours afield find their  reflection in a thousand ways that  may be called Christian throughout  tlie secular day of the week. But it  is more than -a coincidence that this  phenomenon that so disturbs some  preachers in London has receive.! !  similar, although not so despairing,  attention in the larger cities of the  United States. Even some of the orthodox or conservative show an inclination to adopt, with more or less  modification, the method  much prac-      He���������"Whv  not give me vour reply  ticed in Latin countries of attending   now?    u ���������'   not f.lir to keep me  in  church service at an early hour and f suspense "  devoting the rest of the day to ration j"  sho���������"'hat think of the   time   vou  St. Tsiidore, P.Q.. Aug: 18, 1004.  MINARD'S LIN1MKNT CO., Limited.  Gentlemen,���������T have frer|iienflv used  MINARD'S L1NTMI*NT and also, pre-  'scribecl.it for my patients always with  tlie most gratifying results, and I.con-  sider it tlie best all-round Liniment  extant.  ���������  Yours trulv,  DR. "JOS." AUG. SIROIS.  Bedouins and Water.  It Is not unusual to bear a Bedouin  upon reaching a camp where water Is  offered him refuse it with the'remark,  "I drank only yesterday." On the  Bedouins' long marches across dry  countries the size of the wuter skins Is  nicely calculated to just outlast tfie  Journey, aud they rarely ullow themselves to break the habit of abstemiousness, us this would be sure to make  their next water fust all the harder.  They are accustomed from infancy to  regard water as a most precious coin-  miidity and use It with religious economy. They know every hollow and  nook In the mountains where water  may be found. Their camels and goals,  which they take with them on their  marehes-.to supply them with milk ami  meat, live principally on the scanty  herbage and foliage of the thorny mimosa. Neither meu nor animals drluk  more than once In forty-eight hours.  No wonder they can subsist where invaders quickly perish.  A Slight Burden  ��������� He���������Yes,  1  think  a great deal of  myself. ...  She���������I've noticed-that   you .never  seem to liave much on your mind.  Minard's   Liniment   Cures   Dandruff.  "Is it true tliat Piker is financially,  embarrassed?"  "He is awfully in debt but it does  not seoui to embarrass him at all."  In thirty years there has never  been one of Wilson's Fly Pads sent  out that "would not kill flies in immense quantities, if in the first place  the Hies were in the house, and if  the housekeeper followed the directions and got them to the Pads.  Her Father���������Blanche, why    doesn't  Mr.  Linger go home eailier?  JJlnnclie���������I'm why,  dad.  When going away from home, or at  any change of habitat, he is a wise  iiian who nunibe rs among his belongings a bottle of Dr. .1. D. Kellogg's  Dysentery Cordial. Change ot food  Mice That Subsist on Scorpions. I and water in some strange place where  Among the  queer forms of animal ' there are no doctors may bring on an  al and innocent recreation. But that  is a spirit not dissonant with sympathy with active work in the  churches.  liave kept me in suspense!"  Buckingham   Palace.  "I have come," said Queen Victoria  to a great lady once, "from my .house  to your palace.". It is indeed a pointed instance of the British way of doing things that the sovereign of the       .      .,    , . ,  greatest empire in the  world  should      An   1(]e{!1   woman   is   ono   who  sue  be lodged worse than sundry subjects, j CPC(ls in concealing lier imperfections.  Buckingham Palace, in its squat and  There are millions of packets of  Wilson's Fly Pads sold every year,  and every Pad will kill every fly that  drinks the poisoned liquid from it.  Perhaps time is money because it  manages to slip away so fast."  HK MET IIOSQCiroBS ON THE WAT  that I was ashamed to take it. It's  fifteen miles out. aud there are twenty  trains a day."  "You knuWhnw often you have been  disappointed iu finding a place."  "But 1 have always dealt with scrub  people, in this case ft is a millionaire.  He wouldn't liave a bungalow if it was  not right, up to the bundle. He said  tbe ozone driving In from the sea tasted as solid us ham aud eggs: that lie  gained five pounds a week right along.  Ob. we've struck It this time. I'll.sllp  out there tomorrow and make sure of  the bargain, and tbe first of ihe mouth  we'll be ready to go. Think.of It, Mrs.  Bowser - tbe shimmering Atlantic  ocean right at pur door for two long  months!"  "But 1 shouldn't depend too much on  the shimmer."  ������������������I'm not: going to. It can shimmer.  Shiver, boll, foatu. roar or bellow, but  It will be there Just the same. That's  the fun of It���������it can't get away, it's  got to stay right there. And we can  go around barefooted and hunt for  shells sing, whoop, dance���������do as we  like. It'll be great. Mrs. Bowser, simply great!"  All the rent of the evening he talked  about shimmering seas aud bungalows  oiid tbe simple life, and when be went  to bed be dreamed that he wus a sailor  and cried out lu his sleep:  "Ship atioy! Is that the Betsey Ann  Of Gloucester?"/  '.' A Start For the Beach.  Mr. Bowser wus up at daylight. He  ������������������matched a basty breakfast and was  off. He didn't propose to let anybody  get abend of him on that bungalow.  His serenity and complacency as he  boarded a train would bare aroused  Jealousy In tbe breast of an old sitting  ben. It continued for ten miles. Then  he hud n word to say tu the conductor  and wa* answered.  "Vour ticket Is for Silver Beach, but  you'll have to go to Brass Beach, which  I* two iijIIi*** farther, and walk buck."  "But why will I?"  "Because you look the wrong train.  Yen.   there arv twenty  trains n  day,  cvi nineteen of idem are gravel traius.  Km should have taken one of them."  ������������������Tom's-a nice how de-do."  "Ar.d 'there are Silver Beach. Brass  !'>ucn. Ij'oii Beach, i^ead Bench, Nickel  liem-ii mhI Copper Beach.  If you dou't  like Silver Beach.you won't have to go  borne iiiad.''  "Why In thunder wasn't I told I'd  have to walk two milesV" snouted Mr.  Bowser.   ,    .  "Because we never discourage the  natrons on this roud. If you were going to Copper Bench you would have  to wulk live iiiiles."  "Do you know anything about Sliver  Beach'/*'  On the Trail.  "Oli,   yes.    A   silver   teapot   came  ashore there about twenty years ago,  aud tlr.ii gave It Its name/'  Mr, Bowser's heart sank. At the  same lime his heart sank bis gorge  rose. If he was fooled on Silver Beneb  and (he shimmering Atlantic ocean  suuie one should die. Ills wulk of two  miles on (he ties didn't bring back tbe  serenity tie started out with. It was a  hot day, and the mosquitoes bit, and  k* met uo oue on whom he could com*  .  cn             ..,,   the   skin,  glared at ihe groveling figure for a | scalp, hair and hands of infants and  long minute and then walked away, j children. Jn the prevention and treat-  Behind him was Silver Beach. Behind ! ment, of torturing, disfiguring eczemas,  him was the shimmering sea.    Behind j rashes, itchings and irritation?, warm  baths with Cuticura Soap and gentle  him the ozone was playing leapfrog  along Ihe beach, but be recked not.  Lie had come out to find a bungalow  and found only only a bung. When he  readied home by way of a gravel  train be was all keyed up for what  Sirs. Bowser would be sure to say.  Aud yet that good woman-that wife  who knew ber business���������scarcely gave  him a-glance, but kludly said:  "Ob. Mr. Bowser. I'm so glad you're  home early. I want you to take down  and reining a couple of pictures for  me!"'..:;     "  Now, wusn't that nice of her? '-���������...  Sermons at All Prices.'"���������/,.���������.  "Brethren." said tbe visiting preacher, "I's got a eight dollar sarmon, an'  I's got a six dollar sarmon. an' I's got  a five dollar one an' a three dollar one,  nn' den I's got one I kin let you have  fur jea' a dollar. Now*! want you  fur to take up the keleetlon right now,  an''we'll see which one uv dese sar-  mous you wants."���������St. Louis Republic.  anointings with Cuticura Ointment  often succeed when all other methods  fail. Guaranteed absolutely pure and  ninv be used from the hour of birth.  Daughter���������I love hint! He's the  light of my life.  Parent��������� Yes, yes, that is all very  well; but I object to having my house  lit up by him after midnight.  No child should be allowed to suffer  an hour from worms when prompt relief can be got in a simple but strong  remedy���������Mother Graves' Worm Ex-  tcrmintor.  Husband���������-Darling, I nm willing to  acknowledge that you were right and  I was wrong.  Wife���������How can T have any respect  for a man who is so weak.  SUMMER RECORDS  OF CHILDREN'S DEATHS  Records show that by far the greatest   number   of  deaths   among   little  ones occur during    the    hot summer  Highly Efficacious. months:   The excessive heat, the dif-  "Oeorge Is not naturally a hasty man, : ficulty in keeping baby's milk sweet,  and as his positimi requires great pa- i improper food all tend.towards bring-  tiem-e and capacity for waiting he took hig on those dreaded baby troubles���������  a regular training course iu both." cholera   infantum,  diarrhoea,    dysen-  "How did he do it?" tery and other stomach    and    bowel  ..,,     . .    ,.,,,.    i,    u       troubles.-To guard against these trou-  "He always went w til his wife shop- ; blea B|lbv>a ^ Tag,cts   shouM    be  plug    to    match    thiugs.' -Baltimore   kept ������������������ t,-e house.   An occasional dose  Amerlcau. of the Tablets will prevent these dead-  ly summer complaints or cure them if  they come on suddenly. Mrs. O.  Morin, Ste. The, Que., says': *'."My  baby suffered from asevcre attack of  cholera infantum, but after giving  him Baby's" Own Tablets tlie trouble  disappeared and lie regained health  splendidly." The Tablets are sold  by medicine ���������dealers or by mail at 25  cents a box from The Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co., Brockville, Ont.  gloomy ugliness, is an eyesore to  Londoners and a laughing stock oi  foreign visitors to the capital. To approach this dingy barn of a "palace"  from the Mall is to come upon an anticlimax which would be ludicrous if it  were not so hurtful to our pride. The  memorial to Queen Victoria is approaching completion; and its dignified grace and beauty will throw the  palace into unenviable relief. It is  long years since Thackeray's burlesque ballad as to "the Prince's pavilion in swate Pimlico" was written;  London is visibly improving and  prinking herself day by day ��������� our  sovereigns are still accommodated in  the least imposing royal residence in  Kurope, to put it mildly. Meanwhile  the L.C.C. are raising for themselves  a lordly dwelling place at the other  side of the Park. Surely the head of  the British Empire is worthy of better lodgment. Sir Aston Webb -and  others have from time to time made  various suggestions for the "improvement" of Buckingham Palace. We  are strongly of opinion tliat the Palace, with its hideous allegorical fig  ures, more suitable for a circus than  for a royal residence, is incapable oi  improvement���������in the bad sense of the  word.���������London Globe.  Mrs. Henpeck ��������� "You, Charles,  what's that noise down there?"  Mr. Henpeck���������"I trust, my dear,  tliat I may fall down-the'cellar, stairs  if I wish to.  life that .inhabit Death valley Is a  mouse that has acquired such a taste  for .scorpions that they form its entire bill of fare. The scorpion carries  its formidable, armament in tbe end  of Its slender, elongated abdomen In  the shape of an exceedingly venomous  hooked stiug. When disturbed it elevates this in the air and goes In search  of Its disturber. But it Is comparatively slow in Its motions, while mice  are proverbial for their quickness the  world over. The mouse learned many  generations ago where the scorpion  carries its weapon, and when be meets  it he leaps at' the uplifted abdomen,  takes off tlie sting at a single bite and  proceeds to make a meal of his helpless prey. It Is supposed to be tbe  only animal that relishes scorpions.  The" Terrapin.  The terrapin lives largely upon crabs.  He never eats bis food, but bolts it.  His favorite tidbit Is the crab's claw,  which he swallows whole with the  greatest relish.  attack of dysentery. He then has a  standard remedy at hand with which  to cope with the disorder, and forearmed he can successfully fight the  ailment and subdue it.  "Well, thank goodness you've never  seen'me run alter people who have  money!"  "No; but I've seen people run after  you because you didn't liave money."  "Sir," said the trembling suitor,  "you are a millionaire, and I am a  poor man: but my love for your  daughter is so great that I cannot be  stopped by any consideration as to  my poverty. Love scoins convenience  and conventions. Sir, give her to  me." "But which of my four daughters do you want " asked the old man,  not unkindly. "Oh, sir," came the  eager reply, "I'll leave that to you!"  "A Texas editor had to eat an editorial that was offensive to an old subscriber."  "Bet the article was a hunch for delinquents."  Tlie- train was 'almost crowded, and  tlie poor mother was gently tossing  the baby up and down in her arms  in a vain endeavor to stop its crying.  As the car slowed down at the stopping place the conductor looked in  the door and shouted:  "George's Cross."  "Yes; and perhaps if you were cutting your teetli you'd be cross too;"  the lady with the baby replied, sharp-  lv.���������Tit-Bits.  "How's the. garden?"  "Fine. Dug up enough tin cans to  make a load of junk that I traded for  a lot of vegetables."  Old Dad���������Back to the farm, my boy,  "No use, dad.   All the farms are occupied by summer boarders."  My lady's -lips are fair to see���������  Away with learned terms.  By Jove, if they were offered me  I'd never think of germs.  ^Birmingham   (Ala.)   Age-Herald.  - Anxious Mother���������How do you know  Cashleigh is in love with you? Has  he told you so?  Pretty Daughter���������No-o! But you  should see the way he looks at mc  when I'm not looking at him.  DR.    MORSE'S *  INDIAN     ROOT     PILLS  cure many common ailments which  are very different, but which all  arise from the same cause���������a system clogged with impurities. The  Pills cause the bowels to move  regularly, -strengthen and stimulate the kidneys and open up tho  pores of tlie skin. These organs  immediately throw off the accumulated impurities, and Biliousness,  Indigestion, Liver Complaint, Kidney Thoublcs, Headaches, Rheumatism and similar ailments vanish.  Dr. Morse's Indian Root Pills  SAVE   DOCTORS'   BILLS  Stealing.  J stole down uy the brooklet side.  The moon was or lfjl't.  ] stole a dozen Klssea there  That ail.ssful night.  1 stole a march on other men.  I Knew my part.  1 was so K<>'������J at stealing things  1 stole her lieurl.  And now we're married, man and wife,  *i\ t)>- seems li strange  If wlien I in rust asleep In t>ed  tilie steals my change?  -Jonkera Statesman.  I    A man carrying a looking-glass said  I to a street boy���������"Come here niid look  into this glass and you will see a donkey."   "How did you find that out?"  retorted  the boy.  Some  English  Country  Names.  Sussex can produce queer names in  plenty���������for example, Replenished Pry-  or,   a   damsel   who  dwelt  at   Heath-  rield'; Mr. Stand-fast-on-high Stringer,  Mr. Ales Crcssel and Master Perform  thy-vows Seers.   Tlie "county archiv������*s  also yield unusual family names, such  as   Pitchfork,   Devil,   Leper,   Juglery  Beatup.   Breathing,   Whiskey,   Wil J  goose and Lies.  Dorset can hold her own tolerably  well with villages named Ryme I.i  tiinseca and Toller Poreorum; rivers  called Wriggle River and Devil's  Brook, commons christened Giddy  Green and God's. Blessing Gieen and  heights called Hungry Down, Mount  Ararat, Grammars Hill and Dancing  Hill. A prospective tenant might, well  hesitate before signing the lease of  Wooden Cabbage ���������Fiirm, Labor in .Vain  Farm, Poor Lot Farm and Charity  Bottom, even though he should hail  from Kent, which owns two Starve-  crow farms within a ride of each other.  ���������London Chronicle.  "THE   DOCTOR"  A photogravure reproduction of this great painting, 22x28  inches  in size���������the  largest photogravure ever  printed. .  ' - PRICE 25c.    POSTAGE PREPAID.  Wasted Politeness.  "Won't you have my seat, madam?"  he asked poJitWy as he got up.  "No. thank you." she replied. "I pra- i    You may be as honest.as the day  Minard's Liniment Relieves Neuralgia  fer to hung to n strap."  "Bui 1 insist."  "No: I really prefer to ride tbla  way."  "My dear lady. I could not permit  yofi to do so. I should not feel at all  comfortable sitting here while you  cluug to that strap." ,  "Don't let It bother you for a mo-  meut. I Implore you."  "Ah, you are very kind to say thnt,  but i still Insist on giving you my  place. I. if you will pardon rae for  saying so. nm not one of those who  can be Insensible of the courtesy thaf  Is due to the ladles. I come of southern stock.   Please take my seat."  "Oh. pshaw.' If you must know If,  I am-wearing a new corset and could  not sit down If I wished to."���������Ohieag'  Record-Herald.  Decaloguing  It.  "When a woiiuiii marries and then  divorces her husband Inside of. a week  what would you call UY"  'Taking his nuiiie In valu."��������� Princeton Tiger. ..   .,  ,  ��������� is long, but the   days    are   growing  shorter.     ~  The wife of a hnnd.somn.maii is never too busy to, watch him.  iliiiii?  Not   His  Experience.  Mrs. Henpeck���������Let mo see���������is it  "bigamist" or "polygamist?"  Mr. Henpeck���������What are you talking  about?  Mrs. Henpeck���������Why, a man win  has one wife too many is a "bigamist," isn't he?  Mr.   Henpeck���������Not  necessarily..  Called on His Wife.  Herbert Trembath, who escaped  from Hobart (Tasmania) jail recently,  returned to the lock-up next day, saying' he only wanted "to see the  missus." ,  . Compensating Hotels.  During the last three years 320 ho  tela in Victoria were closed, the compensation amounting to $750,000, the  whole ol which was borne by the  trade.  THA?*  W. N. U., No. 809.  When asked to write a short compo.  silion on some interesting experience,  Tommy, after much labor, handed his  teacher tlie following:���������"Twins is a  baby, only it's double. When twins  do ennytliing wrong their mother can  not tell wliich one to lick, so she  gives to both-of. them so as to make  sure. We've got twins nt cur house,  and I'd swap 'em enny day fer some  white mice or mos' ennytliing!"  "I hear your friend Thomas is married again."  "Yes, so he is. He's been a '-dear  friend, to me. He's cost me three wed-  /ding presents nnd two wreaths."  The original of this great painting, by Luke Fildes, hangs in the Tate Gallery, in London, placed  there by popular subscription of the British people Nevei hns brush depicted more poweifully the ex-  pressions of professional amity, maternal grief, fatherly hopefulness or childish herplcisnes*. It m  really as well as figuratively the most human of the woild's great works of art.  Newspaper enterprise, backing modern mechanical piogiess, 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   $2 50.  PICTORIAL PRESS,  Box  1856,  Winnipeg.  /  Enclosed find 25 conts for which plense forward by first mail one copy of picture entitled "The  Doctor." Yours,truly, .-���������;'!  Name....  L  Address.  A COPY OF THIS PICTURE IS ON VIEW AT THE   PUBLICATION   OFFICE  OF  THIS   PAPER  AND CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE EDITOR FOR THE SAME PRICE, 26 CENTS.  /     f"  1W*$S1������*1 ' .*-,��������� y;:s*f'  w  K-  THE   LEDGE.   GREENWOOD,   BRITISH COLUMBIA.  ���������</-  ������'(  An Accident Which Threatened Worst, got a box of Dr. Chase's Ointment.  Results    Until    DR.    CHASE'S-  OINTMENT was Applied     ���������     :  No wound o~r hurt but has most serious possibilities , unless antiseptic  treatment is applied to prevent blood  poisoning. . ���������      , *   .  Lives 'are often saved by having at  hand a box of Dr. Chase's Ointment,  Its antiseptic properties prevent blood  poisoning 'and it is so remarkably  healing.! that" cure' is soon 'brought  about.       , ���������''  This case will interest you. Mrs.  0. HospkihSj-St. George,. Out.,.writes,:  "I feel like'shouting the praises of  Dr. Chase's.Ointment., One day.last  year, while threshing, my son got  badly hurt by having the prongs ���������of a  fork run into his leg. In. a day or .two  it began to"get. very sore and blood  poisoning set in. We did everything  for it but it would "hcul in one place  and break out. in another. This kept  on for three months, when finally we  In about a week's time we noticed  a wonderful .change and ' by using  three boxes he was cured completely,  He has had no return of the trouble.  My husband was cured of a bad case  of piles by the uses of two boxes of  TJr. Chase's Ointment. It is a wonderful ointment."  Dr. Chase's Ointment is useful in  scores of ways in every home. While  its 'great' reputation has been made as  a cure for eczema -and piles there'is  not a .case of itching>'oi" irritated skin  disease in" which "it will "fail' to bring  relief.,    ������������������-, '-.',_���������..'_,''"   -   ���������'    .;   . -~;  The better you become acquainted  with Dr..Chase's Ointment, the.better  you will appreciate its" wonderful'  soothing, healing qualities. Any drug  gist will-tell-you of, its remarkable;  record for cures. v    -,   ���������".  Dr. Chase's Ointment, GO ets. a box,;  all dealers, or Edmansbn, Bates" & Co:,'  Toronto. Write for free copy of Dr.  Chase's Recipes.  THE FUTURE OF AUSTRALIA.  Limited Knowledge  "Do you believe that great, wealth  has a tendency to keep a man out of  heaven?" queried the party who was  addicted to the conundrum habit.  "1 am not-prepared to*express an  opinion on the subject," .answered the  student of human nature, "but I  know that great wealth has kept many  a man out of the penitentiary.".  How's This?  We offer One Hundred Dollars He-  ward for any case of Catarrh that cannot be cured by Hall's Catarrh Cure.  F. ,J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, 0.  We, the undersigned, have known F.  J. Cheney for the last 15 years, and  believe him perfectly honorable in all  business transaction-;, and financially  able to carry out any obligations made  by his firm.  Walding, Kinnan & Marvin.  Wholesale Druggists, Toledo, 0.  Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally, acting directly upon the blood  and mucous surfaces' of the system.  Testimonials sent free. Price, 7oc per  bottle.   Sold by. all druggists.  Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation.  .. .Responsibility.of.Liquor. . .,,  Lord Coleridge, addressing recently  a grand jury at the opening.of a court,  session in' England, gave the following  strong testimony as to the .evil of liquor-drinking a3 it had come .directly  under his own observation:;  ''.- ,' '.  "I have kept," said he, "during the  twelve months preceding January l^t  this year, a careful record of all the  criminal cases brought before,me, and  I can tell youngs a matter of fact that  forty-four out of<4very one hundred  of these crimes would never have been  committed except for drink. Inecl  hardly point out what happiness, what  increasing happiness, to the community, what lessening of expenditure in  jails and asylums, what moral improvement would result from an improvement in these habits of ,the per-  sons who come before me charged with  crime." .  .  -   Seasons of the Past  -    Irate    Guest���������"Look    here,    waiter,  what kind of a dinner was that you  served me?   Why the vegetables were  stale!"  Waiter    (bristling     up)���������"Yo'   am  wrong sah.   1 seived you with all the  ilelicacies of the season."  Irate Guest���������"\viiioh season?"  Got Some  Free  Oil.  An extraordinary discovery,has been'  made .by some corporation workmen  at Leigh, in Lancashire. The men  were repairing water pipes in the yard  behind the house of a miner, when  they discovered a petroleum spring,  about two feet below the surface. The  news" spread, and hundreds of people  visited the spot and were supplied  with petroleum cheaply.-'The oil wai  clear, and burned well.,. More'Than  a hundred gallons were~served .out,  and then the landlord appeared on  tho scene and took-possession.  Faultless in Preparation.���������Unlike  any other stomach regulator, Parmelee's Vegetable Pills are the result of  long study of vegetable compounds  calculated to stimulate the stomachic  functions'and maintain them at the  normal condition. Years of use have  proved their faultless character and  established their excellent reputation.  And this reputation they have maintained, for these pills must always  stand at the head of the list of standard preparations.  Mr. Peck���������"This talking-machine record is filled with a' few remarks by  Mrs.  Peck."     ���������-.  Oldbatch���������"It's wonderful to think  that you can hear the voice of one  who's, not present."  Mr. Peck���������"And more wondeiful  that I can stop it just as easily!"  Roman Galley Found.  A boat which was found a few  weeks ago deeply embedded in the  mud of the foreshoie during the excavations near Westminster Bridge,  has proved to be a,rare specimen of  a Roman boat of a k'incl which was in  use about the middle of the third century. It is about 50 feet long, with a  sixteen foot beam. In it were found  several pieces of Roman pottery, iron  nails, glass gaming buttons, and coins.  It will be put on exhibition in "one of  the London museums..  Central  Part of/the Grpat  Island  Is  ,   '   --   Practi/ally Useless.  Anyone, whu, looks at the map cf  Australia must', be struck jy trie un-  'charted .'desolation cf the great central  area cf the island c nti-ierit The cities  and the railroads constitute the mer-  estimarginal fringe of evidence of civilization", and the rivers whi:h would  offer possiblities of .inigation are conspicuous "by   absence. 'Thio'iigh   the  middle of the map, across the .white  region   marked   "unfxplo'-ed,"   is   a  dotted line Representing the course of  the-telegraph wires, that are the sole  links of the   northern "-.nl southern  coasts.   The country has never been  crossed betwixt.east and  wesi.  ���������   At  a  recent meeting of  the  Royal  Geographical. Society,   I rof.   J!   W.'  'Grego'ry maintained that no systermol  irrigation will ever be possible in tlie  practically, rainless .interior, of   Aus-  tralia/except along ihe banks ofthe  Darling  and   Murray  Rivers.    There  'are flowing wells in Queenstown and  New South Wales, but their supply is  inconstant _and ��������� inadequate.   But- in  western Australia the discovery of n  wide-spread .subterranean deposit   cf  fresh water makes it possible to prophecy with reason a grentagrieultural  and pastoral future for that region.  "In Central Australia there will probably never be any considerable settle-  .inent, except in the limited area of the  mining   fields. ^Recently , discovered  gold  fields in the centre of the continent are proving, as throughout the  ������������������course of human histoiy, a potent lure  to bring the restless and feverish prospectors from the cities of the coii.-t.  As,;-ProE. Gregory pointed out, all the  centres  of   population   hitherto   have  .been on the coast, and there is no inland  city  with  more than 50,000 inhabitants.    It was  thought that  tin  little town ot Bourke, on the Darling  Rivor, would prove to be the Chicago  of Australia, but the population, numbering   2,000   in   1905,   continues   to  "dwindle.  - The artesian well may~yet prove to  be the salvation of interior Australia.  Borings on the route of' the proposed  transcontinental railway in, western  Australia have shown the presence of  water 340 miles from Kalgoorile,'and  Sir.John Forster is confident of find  ing a subterranean supply'of water  'which may result in reclaiming to the  use of civilized mankind some 30,000,-  000 acres of what has hitherto been regarded as one of the irredeemable  waste places of the earth.  When troubled with fall  I rashes, eczema, or any skin  disease apply Zam-Buk!  Surpriiin j how quickly it easel  the smarting' and stinging!   Also  j ��������� cures cuts, burnt, sores and pilot.  ,   Zam-Buk li madefrom pure herbal esiencei. No animal fati���������no  mineral poiiom.   Finest hosier I  DrugjUf and Stortt Bttrywhart.  ap  LITTLE SISTER,  She Made Life Worth. Living For  rt    the Reckless One.  "After all, the sum of happiness  may be totalled up in tlnee words,"  said she.  "What on earth are they?" inquired  her partner in l.fe's joys and sorrows,  "1 love you."  "Oli, I thought you meant 'Pay to  the bearer.' "  Frozen  Dick���������"Yes, after she had consumed  the third plate of ice cream she said  her love for the young man that was  treating her could be no longer concealed."  Dolly-���������"Three plates of ice cream?  H'm I should think it would have  been congealed."  Bullets and Botany.  A correspondent tells Tlie London  News that being nt Pulling, in Norfolk, he asked permission of a local  marsh owner to walk over, his meadow?. "Whnt fer?" he ,wanted to  know. "Oh, to do a little botanizing,"  was the reply. There ���������wad a pause  while the landowner 'scratched hi=  head. Then, slowly and suspiciously,  "Not with a t'unr"  Giving   Due   Credit.  "Willie, I hope your teacher appreciates how much I teach you at  home."  "That's what I keep tellin' her, raa.-  She said yesterday, -'I wonder where  you"learn your bad maimeis, Willie,'  and I said right away, 'Ma teaches  em to ine'.'"'  Corns'cannot exist when Holloway's  Corn Cure is applied to them, because  it goes to tlie root and kills the  growth.  A henpecked gentleman determined  to have a night with his friends  against, the will of his wife. He was  resolved that he would g"o, and she  was equally certain tiiat lie should  not. He did not appear, however, and  his friends, missing him, for fun invaded his resilience. There they  found both him and his wife sitting  -in their chairs fast as'eep. He had  given her an opiate tliat he might slip  away, and she had given him one that  he might not.  V/ealthy Farmers-Seek Canada.  One hundred wealthy farmers from  Iowa, Nebraska and Illinois arrived  from St. Paul the other day.Jfhe same  day they left by a special train for  Scott and Mainwright, Sask.  "I  he  "Yes, sir," said old DeScalds,  judge a man by the company  keeps."  "Thank vou/' rejoined young would-  be.  "Thank mc!" exclaimed the old  man.   "Why should you thank me?"  "Kxcuse me," said the young man,  "but, 1 thought you liad in mind the  fact that 1 have been keeping company with your daughter for nearly a  year."  Queen's Fur Collection.  Queen Mary possesses one of the  moat wondeiful collections of furs "in  the world, and she is very partial to  these. Included in Her Majesty's collection is a magnificent set of Russian  sables which weie presented to her a  few years ago upon the occasion of  her birthday by the Tsar and Tsarina.  She is often chatted by members of  her family regarding her pieference  for furs and fur-L'���������..lined garments,  and a short time ago his present Majesty was asked what he thought she  would wear upon the occasion of a  yachting trip in the Solent. "Well, i  am .not quite sure," he replied, with a  liumorousHhwinkle iin his eye,-'"but I  rather imagine it will be something  with fur on it." Strangely enough,  despite this partiality for fur, Her  Majesty, does not care for ermine,  and some time ago she suggested that  the robes of peers and peeresses -woul 1  look' far mote imposing if they were  trimmed with dark fur. The motoring coat that the Queen usually wears  is a marvellous specimen "of the furriers' ait, and is' made up of some  thousands of tails, each so perfectly  matched and joined that it looks like  one large piece .of fur even when subjected to tlie closest scrutiny. Queen  Mary's furs are all carefully stored  at Marlborough House in such fashion that she can obtain any set she  requires at a moment's notice.  Bishop's Hat Trick.  Presiding the other day at the annual meeting at Basingstoke of the  Diocesan Home of Rescue Work, the  Bishop of Winchester made an urgent  appeal for funds to wipe off the remaining debt of $150 on tlie building  fund of the warden's house. At the  close of tlie meeting the bishop planted his "shovel" hat down on the table  with a bang, remarking, "There's my-  hat and there's a five pound note;  now' then, we must get rid of this  debt." The hat was accordingly passed round, and produced over $250 in  cash and promisesT so that the debt  was cleared off with $100 to spare.  "That," said the bishop, "is doing  the hat-trick."  Minard's Liniment Cures Burns,  Etc.  A manly man never spends money  faster Hnui his wife can earn it.  Mo  bottloo ���������liquldo-mops���������or hard work.     "J In 1" shines  Instantly and glvee a hard, brilliant, lasting, waterproof polish.  Contains no Turpentine, Aolds or other Injurious Ingredients.  ALL DBAI.BH3, 10c.  TUB P. p, DA.LLEY OO.. LIMITED, Hamilton, Ont., and Buffalo,  rredients.      |  <������,N.Y. r-&  Eddystone Lighthouse.  The lirit Eddystone lighthouse was  fini-med in JtiU'J and destroyed in the  dreadful storm of Nov. 27, 1703. A  wooden one by hudyerd was then  built by order of Parliament, which  was burnt Dec. 4, 1755. Another wooden structuie was burnt later, which  was replaced by stone. The founda  tion of tliis one giving way, a new  structuie was designed, the foundation  stones of which were laid in ldT'J. The  corner-stone was placed iu 13^1, and  the first liu'ht Hashed out over the  wuters Atay'li, \������62.  Rare Patterns Found.  A remarkable find has been made  by the Royal Doulton Pottery Works  Burslem. This is in the discovery of  the original pattern-books of the olJ  and world-renowned Leeds factory.  These books show all the original designs of the old I.e(eds wine iu their  colors, and the prices paid to workmen for producing the patterns are  also set out. The books were discovered quite by accident amongst some old  'lumber at the sale of the effects of a  wealthy Manchester connoisseur who  died recently.  Tlie Scarlet Letter of  Quality,; the  Red  W  It stands for unequalled merit,  entire reliability and invariable  uniformity in  K0FLES, SHOTGUNS  AND    AMMUNITION..  of all kinds.   It means that goods  bo marked are of Winchester make and "Winchester make"  means thc highest quality of guns and ammunition that can be  ' produced.   For your protection always look for the Red W.,  Wlnchttttr Rlllet, Sholians, Sholptn Shtlli and Cartridgn tor tali everywhere.  WlNOHESTER REPEATING AflMS CO..    NEW HAVEN, CONN.  $  ���������'   Games on  the  Roof.  The'choristers of St. Paul's Catlie  dral, London, who live in their school,  .which is shut in at the back cf grent .   , . ,,��������� . .  drapery     warehouses     between    St.   tlie Ntorms of life, a woman tender and  By   F.   B.   WRIGHT.  "Aren't  you   going  to  answer  my  question''    Wou't  you  take me   with  you ?"  Clifford Vane turned with surprise  as he heard the voice. A girl 'with  deep brown eyes and hair in which  there was a tlm ot gold was standing  "beside the bout. Iu*r skirts blown out  against her slender figure. The fluttering sail had made so much noise  thai-Vam* had not hoard the girl before. He frowned unconsciously, for  he was In no humor for company.  "It's loo rough today. There's a nasty sea running, and you'll get wet  through." be answered.  "As If I cared for tUat! And if It's  so rough why do you venture out?"  "Because I want to, because'it suits  my uiood."  Tho words sounded rude, but Mar-  jorle Winidrop Unew from the Intent  expression on Vane's face as he gazed  out on the black clouds, tbe sullen  green water of the bay and the wind  blown whiteeaps that be was speaking more to himself than to her.  "And If It suits my mood?"  "You with moods, child?" Vane said  wonderingly. "What can you know of  thoughts black enough to suit with  such a day? (.Jo back to your dolls or  read your pretty fairy love stories and  believe in their truth as long as you  can," he added bitterly.  "You think bwatise I'm only seventeen I'm uot to feel and think."  "Think only of pleasant things."  "Hut if the day suits me It is pleasant.   Please take me."  "What will your mother say?"  "She wou't care.   Sbe only thinks of  Edith.   If it was Edith, now, it would  be different, but I'm not such a valuable cargo.   No one will bother about  me." ;  There was a quaver in the girl's voice  tbat made Vane look at her. . Sfte was  looking out over the yeasty water with  misty eyes and set mouth.  "All right." said  Vane after a moment's hesitation.   "I'm in a reckless  mood.   Let fate take care of us.   What  will be will be.   Jump In."  *******  It was a gusty day. and the Dot. too  light for such weather, her lee rail almost under water, staggered under the  (laws, every now and then burying her  nose Into* tbe rollers and sending a  shower of spray Into the boat. Vane  had all be could do to manage her aud  for a time forgot liis companion and  almost his gloomy thoughts in tbe  grim pleasure of his contest with wind  and storm lashed sea. It was Edith  Winthrop he was thinking of, the woman who had led him on to love her  and then thrown him over for another  man. Edith did not care. Every one  must be sacrificed for ber amusement  ���������yes, even this child, her sister. At  the thought be glanced at the girl  where she sat poised out to windward,  like some spirit of the sea, her hair  blowing lu the wind, her cheeks aglow  with excitement, ber eyes fixed with a  faraway .look on tbe horizon. Vane  had never noticed how pretty she was  before. He had always thought of her  ns a mere child, and. lo, she was a woman: What was she thinking of? he  -wondered.  As if In answer to the question Mar-  Jorle turned and met his eyes-for an  Instant and then looked away.  "You've heard of Edith's .engagement';'" she said.  "Yes," answered Vane, setting his  teeth bard. "1 found it out only today."  "I knew It weeks ago.  You thought  she cared for you?"  "Yes."  "You might have known she didn't.  Van Allstyne Is a richer man than you  ���������In money. It's wealth and power  she wants, and attention and admiration. Love.' She doesn't know what It  men ns. And you thought she had a  heart .'"cried the girl. "This sea has  more."  "I know It now." said Vane, "when  It's too lute."  "And yon-can you care for her  'still V* asked .Marjurle after a silence.  "Yes-at least I care for the Ideal 1  thought tier."  "What did you think her?"  "Brave,  courageous,  noble  hearted,  with-ii sour as beautiful as her body, a  comrade for a uiau. to face with him  dently.     "I   am   perfectly   safe   with  you." she ndded.  So ."tfarjot'ie had risked her life for  hlni so that In his desperate humor he  should not go alone. Rut how came  she. a mere child, to understand? She,  at least, had a heart to make sonio  man happy. And here he was putting  her 'ife nt th������ mihivv of the sea ��������� to  gratify bis selfish mood of bitterness.  .Well, ne must get her home at once-  then-Va'u thought be did uot> much  care what happened afterward.  It was blowlni* harder as Vane came  about and slacked the sheet fur tho  rim to the fur distant boathouse and  the hotel on the hill. They were going  before the wind now, the. boat* rolling  dangerously iu the clutch of the sea,,  the waves behind following with hungry jaws and threatening every mo-  ment to engulf them.  With braced body and strained muscles, every sense alert. Vane gripped  the tiller, striving to bold the boat  against the swirling buffets of tbe  waves, bis one thought to get ber sufe;  to land. Every moment the wind In-,  creased) every moment the bay became  more .tumultuous... Would they make  It? be wondered.  They were nearly opposite the boat-  house when there came a sudden whirl  of wind from between tbe bills ahead.  Vane bad but time to cry a warning  when the sail jibed, tbe boom came  swinging over with an angry snarl, tha  boat was flung upon her beam ends,  and'the nest moment he found him-  self entangled In cordage and battling  for his life beneath tbe waves. With  desperate. Angers be cleared himself  and came to tbe surface. And Mar-  jorie���������where was she? liad sbe been  strtK'k by the boom .abd made unconscious or killed, or had sbe, too, been  carried down by the sinking boat?  For an,agonized moment Vane could  see no sign of her, and then be spied  her just coming to the surface. She  was going down again when he caught  her aud started for the shore. It was  a long swim against a tide that seemed  to drag him down as if with clutching  hands, hut Vane swore he would save  this girl who had risked her life for  him or lose his own. He could see people running to tbe boathouse now and  getting out the boat. How slow they  vri're'. Would they never come? His  muscles were giving out; his breath  came heavily: his limbs felt like lead.  Could he hold out? They were wearing fast now. He tried to revive bis  failing strength, to overmaster bis  weakness. The world grew black before hiuir'and then a strong arm gripped his shoulder, and he and Marjorle  were lifted into the boat and rowed toward shore.  *******  In those days afterward, while Mar-  jorie hovered between life and death,  CI iff old Vane learned how much ho  could do for this girl, this girl he>  thought was a child aud now knew to  be the woman in all the world for him.  Gone was his love for Edith Wluthrop.  He knew now that he had in ber sister  all tlutr. \Kdith had seemed and more.  And there came a day when he was  permitted to see her.  lie found her on an upper piazza of  tbe hotel clad In a soft blue wrapper,  her soft hair loose on her shoulders,  'and the smile ber pale face held for  him gave him hope that in saving her  he had found happiness.  REFORM IN BRITISH PRISONS,  Many  Churchill   Boldly,  Does .What  Have Tried to Do.  Eight Hon. Winston"Churchill, tha  new English Home Secretary, has,  during the few mouths he has been, ia  office, boldly done what many English prison reformers have been vainly  endeavoring to get-done for ��������� year3.;  This brilliant young politician has an-  nounced a series ot reforms in' the  British penitentiary system. It is said  that Churchill will do more than mitigate the horrors.of solitary imprisonment. He will introduce legislation  dealing with offenders' between the  agiis of 1C and 21. Instead.-of being  sent to prison the youths who have  not committed serious offenses will be  subjected merely to some sort of drill  or physical, instruction which will, be  both punitive and salutary. This reform, it is believed, will save 5,000  lads fiom prison every year.-    ' ' -  Theie will be changes in the treatment of political offenders, including,  sulfragiets. They will enjoy many  privileges. Prison clothes need not  be woin. There will be -no compul-  soty baths, no search, no hair-cutting  and  no cell cleaning.  l*'ite exercise with the right of conversation will. be permitted twica  daily, also visits tioin, friends, and  books not dealing with current events  may be read. Lectures or concerts  will be given t:ur times a year in the  convict \airons throughout the country.  I DROVE  DISEASE.   DEFIED    , TREATMENT  WAS CURED AT ONCE BY   ,  " "FRUIT-A-TIVES."  Whisthr's   Frugality.  "Whistler was extremely frugal and  abstemious. He ate and drank most  moderately of tlie plainest fare. He  liked dainty dishes and a rare old  wine, but had a horror cf the "groaning board" at huye set feasts and formal banquets. 113 could cook quite  decently himself and sometimes made  an omelet or scrambled eggs, but  these culinary feats I never saw performed. His famous Sunday luncheons were always late in being served,  outrageously delayed without apparent cause. It was no uncommon  thing for us to wait an hour or even  two for the eggs, fish, cutlets and a  sweet dish, ot which the meal consisted, says a recent writer.  A bottle of veiy ordinary white wine  was our only drink. The whole thing  was an "arrangement"���������ju:t a color  scheme in yellows to match-his "blue  and white" old porcelain and his blue  and yellow dining-room.  His furniture was limited to the  barest necessaiies, and frequently too  few of those. Indeed, some wit made  what he called his standing joke about  poor Jimmy's dearth of seats, and,  once 1 heard Dick (Comey) Grain  say, when shaking hands before a  Sunday luncheon, "Ah, Jimmy, glad  to see you playing to such a full  house!" glaring around the studb  with his large, protruding eyes in  search of something to sit on.  "What do you mean?" said Whistler.  "Standing room only," replied the  actor. ,   -  Mr.   II.   Marchessault,   High' Constable of the Province of Quebec, who  lives at St. Hyacinthe,'thought he wag',  going to be disabled for 'life.  A terrible pain iii the back kept him  In the house and under the doctor's  care for months. Nothing seemed to  give relief."  Then  he tried  ''Fruit-a-t'lvcs,'"' the  famous fruit medicine.   Note the-re- '  suits.. '    ,'  "Fruit-a-tives" cured me of chronic''  pain in the back that was so severe-  that' I could not drive my horse,"  writes Mr. Marchessault.  If you havo Weak Kidneys and that  Biting Pain in the Back, by'all means  try "Fruit-a-tives," which is made of  fruit juices.  50c a box, 0 for $2.50, or .trial, box,.,  25c. At all dealers, or from Frult-a-���������  lives, Limited, Ottawa.  /  ,  ,      No Chance for His.Suit   ..  .,.,������  "Ma,   that  young   man   whom   you  saw with ine said lie would lay all be  had at my feet."  "And he had just come out of--the-  surf?   .No,  '"hneliue."  The English Soldier.  In Wellington's day death was the  almost invariable punishment of tbe  soldier who deserted in time of war,  while even in peace time such atr/i-  clous sentences as 1,000 lashes with  the "cat" were by no means Infrequently inflicted. Yet in spite of this  desertion was far more prevalent than  It now Is. for enlistment then was for  life, aud to "tako French leave" was  the ouly way out of it. Today tbe soldier Is well fed. well paid and well  cared <for, and be does not desert, at  all events to any great extent. He  stops absent without leave, he "skips  out" of one regiment in order to join  some other be likes better, he rejoius  the colors from the reserve under an  assumed name, and so on, but these,  things, although reprehensible enough  in themselves, fall short, of desertion  as popularly understood, although  some of them are officially classed as  sucb. Actual out uud out desertion Is,  in fact, the rarest of army crimes nowadays.���������London Tit-Bits.  He Knew the Requirements.  Uncle Silas lu his youth bad been  "foud of the society of the opposite  sex," to use his own words, and the  timidity of his tweuty-three-year-old  nephew was a great trial to him. j  "What's the matter of you, Hod, that :  you stick at home Sunday evenings?" !  be demanded plainly after many unavailing  hints.    "Why  don't  you go  calling oi> some of your young lady t  friends, hoy?"  "Oh. I don't care about It," said rtod-  ney. turning a lively crimson. "They  wouldn't lind tne interesting."  ; "Wouldn'tV" -puffed Uncle Silas.  "Well. I should like to be told why  they .wuuldn't! You've got a good  black suit and a new hat. and you've  got.a pair of legs that could take you  to the candy shop on Sut'day night  and enough pockets to put a box or  two in. 1 should like to -know what  more you need to make 'em Und you  interesting."-Youth's Companion.  Another   Huge  Gem.  A report has reached London, from  Johannesburg, South Africa, of the  finding of another large diamond in  the Premier mine. The gem is said  to weigh more than 191 carats, and is  described as a pure white stone, absolutely flawless and measuring two  inches long by three-fourths of an inch  thick.' It tapers" in breadth from one  and one-fouith inches to three-fourth3  of an inch at the smallest and is valued at $150,000 uncut. ^  The Premier mine became world  famous in January, 1905, when the  Cullinan* diamond was discovered  there. This gem, the largest ever  found, weighed 3,032 carats in the  rough. It was cut into smaller stones  and presented to King Edward VII.  by tlie Transvaal Government. Tha  latest large diamond to be found taken from the Premier mine probably  will rank also among the world's famous gems.  An English View of Hardy.  Mr. Thomas Hardy ia seventy years  of age, and we are pleased to know  'hat he has not yet ended his work.  Mr Hardy is the only great man of  letters we have in England to-day. We  liave men of good gifts and choice  gifts, and we have plenty of talent  and bits of genius, but that is all.  Save him, all the great writers are  dead in this country, and, what is  more, there is no sure promise of anybody to take the place of the poets and  novelists and his'orians who were still  living and working less than a generation ago. "Will great originality be  born again?" one may almost wonder  with Renan. At any rate, its birth is  being deferred and deferred.���������London  Saturday Review.  His Se/enty-Sixth Harvest.  An old man named Daniel Gumbrelll  has been haymaking in Surrey fields  for the seventy-sixth yearly season in1  succession, and for the same family'  of employers���������that of Mr. Arthur*  Trower. of Wiggie, Redhill. He com-|  luenced working for Mr. Trower'Sj  grandfather in the reign of William;  IV. at the age of nine, and has re-|  iimined in the same service ever since.  Minard's Liniment for sale everywhere  Judge���������Why didn't you seize the-  thief when you found him?  Policeman���������How could 1? I had my  club in one hand and my revolver in  the other. Fliegende Biaetter.  Impurities of the Blood Counteract.'  ed.���������Impurities in   the    blood   come  from defects in the action of the liver.  They are revealed by pimples and un-.  sightly   blotches   on  the  .skin.    They'  must be treated inwardly, and for this  purpose  there  is  no    more    effective  compound to be used than Pannelee'a^  Vegetable Pills.   They act directly on'  the liver and  by setting up healthy  processes have a beneficial eifect upon  the   blood,    so    that    impurities  are  eliminated.  Food for gossip isn't the kind for  filling an empty stomach.  If at first you do not get satisfactory results from the use of Wilson's  Fly Pads, don't blame the Pads, they  are all right, every one of them, and  remember this���������that you must manage to get the flies to tbe Pads before  they can be killed. The directions  with each packet will show you how  to do this.  "Smith says he is sure the co >U ho '  lias will stay ten years."  "Oh, nonsense!"  "Fact.    You  see.  Smith  has  been  made warden of the penitentiary."  Your Druggist Will Tell You -  Murine Eye  'Remedy    relieves    Sore  Eyes,      Strengthens'    Weak     Eyes,  Doesn't  Smart,   Soothes  . Eye    Pain,,  and   sells  for  50c.       Try  Murine  in.  Your  Eyes   and   in   Baby's  Eyes  for  Scaly Eyelids and Granulation -. 1- .  Poor Stay-at-Home  Gunner���������"And you don't think j-our  wife's letters are as affectionate as  usual. Well, you should, make allowance when she is at the beach."  Guyer (sadly)���������"That's all I do-  make allowances."  ONTARIO VETERINARY COLLEGE "  TORONTO,   CANADA.  Under the control of the Department of Agricultute of Ontario.  Affiliated with tlie University of  Toronto.  COLLEGE OPENS SEPT. 30, 1910.  Calendar on Application.  E. A. A. GRANGE, V.S., M.S.,  Principal  TELKWA, B. C.  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,  Vancouvor, B.C.  London Office, 6 Old Jewry  Costly Vases. i  Forming a poition of the Armstrong  heirlooms which are being sold at  London, a pair oi old Nankin oviform  vases, ten inches high, decorated with  flowering prunus realized 700 guineas,  while ut the same sale for a pair of  large Chinese vases of the early Ming  period, enamelled a dark mottled blue,  and decorated 1,200 guineas was paid.  To Save Old Ruins.  A movement--has been started by  the Hawick Archaeological Society to  excavate the ruins of the old Parish  Church at Southdean; near Jedburgh  the roof of which fell in in 1GS9. The  historical  interest of. these ruins lie  Will reduce inHamod, itralued.  jwollpn leiKloiii, i.lj{ament������.  Muiclcs or   ttruisei,  Cure    tha  I.uuuiiicMi and SUip pain *rma *  bpliut.side J'one or Ilune S-imvln  No bllatur. no b*ir Bono. Uursa can b������  a/ied. Morse Book 2D free, tloo a  boillo >i ile������l������rt or dtlruroj.  Al*SORBH>TE.JK.,fl)ria������nlcliid.''l.  Re..uc<n kiralnod Torn i.lcamenti.1 n-  l������rc������il clamli.Ttlni or muiicl���������������������haul*  olcnn���������������ll������yi pnln.   Hon* fVo.  W. r. YOUNG, P.D.F.. 137 Uoanuutti St.. SuriajlieU, Miss.  I.YJUN. SOa!* * CO., ���������oalr.al, CaaalUa JftaU.  Mi. fitrml.k.d b, Martin Bel. S Wynia Co, Wlxnlm  n. Matlmil frag A Caam/oa/ Co, Wlmmlpaq out Oalgtnt  wa* tfaarfarsw* ������ro������ Co. t'a*_ MuMotaw  Paul's Churchyard and Queen Victoria  street, possess no playing fields, and  nro obliye.l to enjoy their games on  the school roof- By an ingenious ar-  rnhcetnent of specially-constructed  net' tlie hr.vj here play cricket, football, an:l-hockey, .  Tom Dobbs told a country cousin,  on on meeting her, that "she looked  as fresh as a daisy kissed by dew."  She replied blushingly: "That  wasn't his name. It was Rill Jones,  nnd I'told him everybody would find  it out."���������Ideas.  All They Could Afford  "Sir,"   snid   the   indignant citizen,  "1 found a. fishworm in my hydrant  this morning,"  "I'm very sorry," replied tho complaint clerk, "that we cannot afford  to supply! you with fish, but at" the  present low rate for water the heat  wo can do is to furnish hait.V  \  true, to light for and dare for. 1 would  have tried to give her everything she  wanted. No man can love her as I do  -and now"- Vane laughed bitterly  os an eliding to his sentence.  "Why did you come.out today in this  gale?" said Marjorle. "Is your Hfo so  worthless to you that you would risk  It because a thoughtless woman has  wounded rjou?"' ���������'���������������������������������������������  "My life: What does it matter? I  don't care."  "1 thought you didn't," returned the  girl gravely. "I knew you didn't.  That's why I came. I couldn't let you  come alone."  "And you came because you  though t"-  "You would be reckless?   Yes."  "And you were not. afraid?"  "No. Why^hould I be? I knew you  would take r*aro of mo���������If not of yoar-  neb?."   Tho ElrlsmUed at w- ���������'  Census ot  Gram Areas.  The next census of agriculture will!  be taken under date of 1st June, 1911.,  The area, product and value of field'   . ���������������������������- . ���������   -.������������������   .  , , ,o���������  crops harvested in 1010 will be enum.'! '" '������'rfncVth.nLW  erated,  for  fall  wheat, spring wheat.!* n'et there in Augu=t, 1383. prior to the  barley,  oats,   rye,   corn  "for  buskin?*. \  buckwheat,   beans,  peas,  flax,  mixed .  grains,   hay   and   clover,    alfalfa   or  lucerne, corn for forage, other forage  Battle of Otterburn.  Ohl  For Shamel  .������������...������. ������.... ...  .-..���������,.-,  ������-,-    Prof- PntoMdn, a Scottish minister  crops, turnips, mangolds, sugar beats, j who gave evidence recently before the  other field loots, tobacco and hops', [ Divorce Commission, said in answer  and grass seed, red clover seed and   lo Lord  Guthrie that he thought it  / A  .alsike elover -eed will be oii'mierated  for orodiiet. nod value.  "Poor Wappsleigh!"  "What's  his   trouble now?"       .  "He bought a nice pair of flannel  trousers the other day���������the kind that  are turned up at the bottoms,, you  know���������but lie never got a chance to  wear them more than once."  "Somebody spilled something on  them, 1 suppose." -.'  "No, his wife cut off one of the legs  because she found that she could so  easily convert it. into one of the new  style hobble skirts for herself."  You've got no kick coming if you  deserve Ihe mean things said about  yon.  would be right to tell a lie under extreme circumstances.  Solf-Preservation  "Well, 1 like your nerve!" exclaimed the astonished milionaire, "Here  you want to marry my daughter and  I understand you are being supported  by your father."  "Yes, that's a fact," was the endid  reply of the young nlnn. "But, father  says he is getting tired of supporting  me, so I made un my mind to get into  another family. '  It's awful bad for the youngest c'lild  to get spoiled, nnd that's why the  family think thny don't do it, but  thoy do.  Cures Sprung Tendon.    .  Collar and Saddle Galls  ���������  53' Manitoba *������., Wlnnljwc,  "  Outolxr tub. 1909.  :    "I hari UK������ your Sparln Cura on a Sprung  Tendon with cwd results anil I can rtcuimnend it  for Collar and Saddla dalla." i. 11. lliul.lt.  Kendall's  Spavin Cure  la a Ueistni to (armors and stockmen, In Uia past  40 rears, Kendall's Spavin Cure has literally aarsd  millions ol dollari for bane ownors.  It la the oua remedy tliat can always ba depended  upon to absolutely cum Bpavln, Ringbone, Curb,  ' Splint, Bwrlllnas and lAiiieueu.  Narer blisters, scars or turns tbs hair whlU.  i> good fur man aa for beaut,    .  Keep Kondall'a always handy. #1. a bottls���������  < for M. When you buy at your dealer's, get copy  of our bonk "K Treaties On The Uor������"���������It'a free  ���������-or writ* us SI  D8. B. J. KENMUCO.. Ea������*������re* ratio, VL  W. N. U., No. 809. '.������-*-.*.,. ,   ,  '" ��������� .- :   >'. "-',-  1' ','  ��������� ' I '* '  'HIE    LEDiiE,    GREENWOOD,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA,  SBR  =������as=  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 shall 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 thc 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.  GREENWOOD MINING DIVISION.  OWNER,  Hunter, James   Enterprise & Anchor Mines, Ltd   Groves, F. W. & Jackson, Eric E   Manchester, D.; Fuller, H. V. & Hall, F. K.  Kane, M. H.;  Price, M. J.;   Morrison, L. S. [  Nelson, John VV. and Parry, Evan  )  Golconda Mines, Ltd   Estate, A. Ferguson; Fuller, H. V.; Bunting,)  H. Lind, A. J.; Bell, C. N.; McKenxie, K. *-  & Snyder, B. M )  Bresuahan, 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 W.   Cameron, Alfred;  Tennessen,  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    Schenck, Melvin D   Clint, H. J.; Smith, E. J.;  Reeves, C. II. & {  Thompson, Jas. E J  Matthews, John   Smith, L. A. & Andrews, G   King, Thomas      Skylark Development Co   Greden, John N   Bresuahan, Daniel   Tip Top Mining Co   Greden, John N   Golconda Mines, Ltd   Golconda Mines, Ltd   NAME  OF CLAIM.  'Amandy   Anchor    Battle Axe Fraction  Bay Fraction       Blue Jay   Cleveland   Coronation  Custer Fraction  Dark Horse   Denver    Dundee    LOT NO.  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..  Putham   Queen of Sheba  ...,  S. F. Fraction   Skylark   St. Louis   Tiger    Tip Top   Toronto   Wild Rose Fraction  York Fraction   2995 i-  1021 '  3308  3285  1287  2150  3365  160a  597'  764  60 r  818  1022  3259  2149  1388  2147  1406  1717  33io  2040  2951  1709  1850  3553  2939  1843  2280  3552  3150  *859  832  763  2855  3548  1229  2856  1387  2148  TAXK.S.  $12.75;.  13-00''  ' ir.50  11.50  1250  10.00  7-75  10.50  9.00  5.00  10.50  24.00  3-25  7-50  11.50  10.50  13-00  12-75  11.50  8.25  8.75  12.00  12.25  I3.0O  6.5O  24.00  13-00  ���������50  11.50  13.00  10.25  10.00  8.00  10.50  n.50  9-75  7-5������  4.00  11.25  COSTS.  ���������$l2.O0  2.O0  2.O0  2.00  2.00  2.00  2.O0  2.O0  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.00  3.00  2.00  2.0O  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.0O  2.CO  2.0O  2.0O  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  - 2.00  2.00  2.0O  2.00  2.00  2.0O.  2.00  TOTAI,.  1*14-75  15-00  13-50  13 50  14.50  12.00  9-75  12.50  11.00  7.00  12.50  26.00  5-25  9-50  i3-5o  12.50  15.00  14-75  ���������3-50  10.25  10.75  14.00  M-25  15.00  8.50  26.00  15.00  2.50  13-50  15.00  1225  12.QO  10.00  12.50  13-50  n.75  9 50  6.00  13-25  Dated at Rossland, B. C, this 7th day of October, 1910,  Collector, Rossland Assessment District.  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.  Grand Forks Court-House.  SEALED TENDERS, superscribed  "Tender for Court-House, Grand  forks," will be received by the Honorable the Minister of Public Works up to  hoon on Tuesday, the 25th day of October, 1910, for the erection and completion of a brick and stone busldiug at  Grand Forks, B, C.  Plans, Specifications, Contract, and  Forms of Tender may be seen on and  after the 24th day of September, 1910, at  the office of the Government Agent,  Grand Forks, and the Department oi  Public Works, Victoria.  ��������� Each proposal must be accompanied  by an accepted bank cheque or certificate  of deposit on a chartered bank.of Canada,  taade payable to the Honorable the Minister of Public Works, for the sum ot  P3,ooo, which shall be forfeited if the  party tendering decline to enter into contract whon called upon to do so, or if he  fail to complete the work contracted for.  The cheques or certificates of deposit of  Unsuccessful tenderers will be returned  to them upon the execution of the contract. '���������  Tenders will not be considered unless  taade out on the forms supplied, signed  with tiie actual signature of (lie tenderer,  and enclosed in the envelopes furnished.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.  F, C. GAMBLE,  Public Works Engineer.  Department of Public Works,  ���������  Victoria, B. C, September 20th, 1910  COUNTY COURT OF YALE.  A SITTING of the County Court of Yale will  be liuliiuu Bt the Court House. Greenwood,  on Tuesday tho 15th dny of November, 1910, at  eleven o clock in the forenoon.  By order,  W. G. McMYNN,  .Registrar C. C. of V.  L1QDOK   ACT,   1910.  Sec. 4-'.  NOTICE Is hereby Riven tbat. on thc first day  of December next, application will be made lo  the auperinteiieent of Provincial Police for  renewal of the hotel licence to sf-ll liquor by retail in the hotel kuown an thc Northern Hotel,  situate at Eholt, lu tho Province of Britfah Columbia.  Dated this Otli day of October, 1910.     _. ���������  JOHN SULLIVAN.  Applicant.  LIQUOR   ACT,  Sec. 42.  1910.  MINERAL ACT  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  Granite, Vernon Fractional and Clipper Fractional Mineral (JIuIixh. situate in tbe Grcen-  w-od  Mining Division of  Yale  District.  Whore located: In Skylark Camp.  TAKK  NOTICE that  I. M. H. Kane, Free  Miner's Certificate No.   H28947, intend,  Sixty  days from the date hereof, to apply to the Minim; Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements,  for the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of  thc above claims.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced before thc issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 2Gth day of September, A U. 1910  M. H. KANE.  LAND   AOT.  Similkameen Land District. District of Yale.  TAKE NOTICE that I, MarkChrlstonson, of  Boundary Falls, 11. C farmer, intend to apply  lor pcrn.ljslon to purchase th* follow inj* (fes-  urilieil land:  CommoiichiK at a post planted at thft North-  cast crner of Lot sun A on the east of Bounnnry  Fulls, thence north HI 1X1 chains, thence S lft .SI'  W 10,89 chains, thence X 71* i9' W li.Ol chains,  \ thence S U .01' W M.Uil chains, thence. East 17.-  . 7ft chains to the point of comumncoment containing Ti !6 acres more or less.  "   Dated 28th Sc'itcmbo*, 1910.  MA BK CHBISTEN80N.  NOTICE m hereby given that, on tho first day  of December next, application will be made to  the Superintendent of Provincial Police for renewal of thc hotel licence to sell liquor by retail  in the hotel known as the Union Hotel, situate  at Eholt. in the Province of British Columbia.  Dated this sth day of October. 1910.  JOHN McKELLAR,  Applicant.  L1QUOK   ACT,    1910.  Sec. ������.  NOTICE is hereby given that, on the first day  1 f December next, application will tie made to  tbe Superintendent of Provincial Police for re  newal of tho hotel licence to soil liquor by retail In the hotel known as thc Algoma Hotel,  situate at Dcadwood, in thc Province of British  Columbia.  Dated this Oth day October, 1910.  JAMES HENDERSON,  Applicant.  LIQUOK   AOT,  See 19.  1910.  LiyUOK   ACT,  Sec. If.  1910.  NOTICE /������ hereby given that, on the first day  nf December next, application "111 be made to  thc Maijorlntendent of Provincial Police for  renewal of the hotel licence to >oll llmi-.r by retail in thc hotel Miown as Orowell's Hotel, situate at Midway. In'the Province of British Columbia. '  Datod this 6th day of October. 1910.  SAMUEL A. CROWELL .  Applicant.  NOTICE is hereby given that, on the first  day of December next, application will be mado  to the Superintendent of Provincial Police for  tliegriinsol a licence for the sa'c of liquor by  wholesale in and uiwn the premises known as  iho Silver rfpring Brewery, situate at Anaconda,  HiitMi Columbia, upon the lands desoribud as  lots ,i and 7 in li'ueK IS j-jli i|tvisi.;i plan No. 24  Dated tliU Kith day of October, 1910.  OSCAKIIARTMANN,  Applicant.  WATKIt   NOTICK.  LIQUOR   ACT,  See. 4*.  1910.  NOTICE Is hereby rIvi'ji that, on the first day,  of December next, application will be mndo to  the Superintendent of Provincial Police for  (renewal of tho hotel licence to sell liquor by retail In the hotel known as tlu: Midway Hotel,  situate at Midway, in the Province of British  Columbia.  .  Dated this UtU day of October, 1910.  BKBTHA C. THOMET,  Applicant.  IMQUOK   ACT,  Hoc. -I*.'.  1910.  NOTICE Is horcby ������Jvea that, on the first day  of Peccmbcr next,application will lie made to  lh������ BuperlnUiiideut of Provincial Police for  renewal of the hotel licence, to will liquor by re-  tall In the hotel known as tha Vondomo Hotel,  ������i(u,itfl at Anaconda, In tlio Province of British  Columbia.  Uaitsd this ������lh tUy ot Ociolo-, 1910.  FJ'ANK BELL,  Applicant.  lvcn that an application  "Water Act.  NOTICE is her.  will bo made imdor Part V. of tho  1909,"  to obtain a license in the Similkameen  Water Division of Yale district.  a.���������The name, addrcsw and occupation of tho  applicants. A. S. Black and J. N. Paton,  Boundary Falls, B C . Banchers.  b.���������The name of the lake, stream or source  Spring named Pons Pcrennliis.  c���������The point of diversion. At the spring nn  the properly of thc applicants, lots 71IDs and 7,*l!ls.  d.���������The quantity of water applied for. Ono  cubic foot i>cr second.  0.���������Tho charucter of tho proposed works.  Dam, pljxs. flumes and ditches. .  f ���������The premlsos on which tho water Is to bo  used.   Lots 7:i8S anil 7Ms, Group one.  g.���������The purp hcx fur which the. water is lo be  used,   Agricultural and domestic purposes.  h ���������If for Irrigation describe the land Intended to bo irrigated.   lli'O acres.  i.���������If tho water Is to bo used for power or  mining purposes describe tho place w-horo tho  water is to lie returned to some natural channel  and the difference in the altitude betweou  point of diversion and return.  None.  j���������Area of Crown land intended to be occupied by the proponed works. .None.  k.���������This notice was posted ou the 13th day of  October, nun, and application will bo made 1  the Comndsaiouor on the 22nd day November,  1910.  I.���������Give the narres aod addresses of anyrl-  lurim proprietors or licensees who or whose  lands aro likely to bo effected by tho proposod  works, olthor.ibovo or below tno outlet. None  above, Columbia anil Western Railway,  A. S. BLACK,  JAMES U. PATON.  Greenwood, B, U.  MI.St'KLLAMJOUS.  The Big Antly is being smoked  all over the mountains. It is sold  at the Central hotel, Phoenix.  In the good old summer time  what a pleasure it is to swing in a  hammock, and smoke K. & H.  cigars.  In Phoenix N. J. Carson &, Co.  carry a large stock of gent'furnishings, clothing, hats, boots and  shoes. Drop in and have a rubber.  It is not necessary to.go up in  an aeroplane to smoke K. & H.  cigars. You can smoke them anywhere with perfect safety, except,  perhapp, in a black powder mill,  See the barkeeper for further information.  All the smoke in B. C. this summer is not caused by tbe -people  smoking Boyal Seal cigars. Some  of it is from the forest fires.  For Thanksgiving Day, October  31, 1910, theO.P.R. are authorizing a rate of fare and one-third for  the ronud trip. Tickets will be on  sale October 28 to 31 inclasive,  final return limit November 2,1910.  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 some other Provincial Voter, on yoar behalf, satisfies  me that said objection is not well founded, I shall strike your name off  the said Register.  Dated this 10th day of October, 1910,  GEORGE CUNNINGHAM, Registrar of Voters.  The following persons are reported absent from tbe district.  No.  20  35  67  70  8i  39  96  97  100  130  135  139  148  151  167  183  185  196  304  214  215  221  245  250  257  265  266  278  284  301  3io  3*3  322  344  354  357  359  380  393  395  399  407  417  422  426  429  43*  44o  445  451  456  466  469  47������  471  479  485  498  504  5i3  523  545  548  549  555  556  562  571  576  580  Name.  Alston, Jaincs Caspar Trevlyan  Barclay, John   Barnes, Henry   Baker, Stanley Charles H.  Black, John   Bouchie, Fred   Butterworth, John A   Beltner, Charles M   Banville, Archie   Bradley, Norman      Cunningham, Joseph Whitney  Conway, Fred J   Chamney, Richard William   ..  Campbell, John      Cather, Robert Ernest   Doyle, William      Donnelly, Frank   Dugnid, James Glen me  Edgren, Magnus   Embree, William B   Eassie, Robert McGavin  Foulds, George Albert  Foulds, Jordan   Finlay, John Jnr   Gray, George Herbert  Gareau, Joseph      Gillis, William   Grant, Harry Goss   Gigol, Albert William  Hickey, James Henry  Hewer, Reginald H. ...  Hardie, David Simpson  Hewer, Henry R   Hook, Harrv      Johnson, Fred Carl  Kennedy, Walter Gibson.  Kelman, Charles   King, Harold Keith   Little, Robert   Lord, WinnifieldS   Lewis, William C.    Lindsay,' Robert   Loach, George" Ho ward.  Melville, Charles' Murray.  Mitchell, John Best   Merrihew, Mason J   Mulhern, John   Munroe, Laugliie   Mead, Gerald Sandys ....  Morrill, Norton W   Manroos, James B   Morrison, George Neil ...  Matson, Andrew   Morrison, Roderick   Morrison, William   Moore, Thomas    McCallum, John ,  McCurdy, Hugh ,  Mclnnis, Fred ,  McKee, Merriott Dolway..  McLaren, George     McMillan, William Neil...  McMaster, Angus     McWhirter, Charles Oscar  McGillivry, John D   McCague.'Charles   McClughan, Walter   McKenzie, John   McPherson, Douglas   Mclnnis, John   McLeod, Norman Christie  583    McLaughlin, Peter H.  595  597  599  601  626  642  644  647  667  681  690  695  716  719  725  726  734  739  740  744  748  757  758  763  771  779  787  793  795  796  797  803  818  819  822  838  845  Negri, Anton  Newman, Joseph.  Nyberg,John ...  O'Brien, Lindsay  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   Sotner, William Henry.......  Skeene, -Graham   Scott, Osborne...............  Sadler, Frederick Percival....  Salo, Matthew August .......  Savage, Walter W.......  Simpson, John.. .'���������    Swan, tf*i:!li:n ;...   Scudamore, Thomas Venables  Swatison, Gunner Ludvig ....  Thomas, Alfred Ernest.  'Torney, William S.   iTees, 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 .......  Younghusband, John Vernon.  PI.ACU.  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  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Midway  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Denoro  Haverty, James   t Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Rock Creek  Greenwood  Eholt .  .  Rock Creek  Greenwood  Boundary Falls  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Myncaster ,-.  Midway  /  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Midway  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Dead wood  Mother Lode  Boundary Falls  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Rock Creek  Eholt  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  Mother Lode  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 Loda  Rock Creek  Mother Lode  Greenwood  Eholt  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Greenwood  Myers Creek  Greenwood  Anaconda  Greenwood  Greenwood  Mother Lode  Greenwood  W**/*WV%nWW&ty%fo%A/%/%/9A/9rt/9W9n,  GERHARD  General   Merchant  Groceries,   Provisions,   Dry   Goods,   Prospector's |  Supplies, etc.    Get My Prices. #  A Large Stock  OF, NEW  GOODS  JUST   ARRIVED.  LATEST', STYLES OF LADIES' HATS. \  New Dry Goods. Shoes, all kinds and styles/  Ladies' Suits, Coats, Furs, and Boy's. Clothing, just iri. Hosiery, Rubber Goods, etc.  Underclothing of all kinds. Children's  Dresses and Underwear.. , ,.  "Unequalled for Domestic Use."  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  Has recently been thoroughly  renovated and re-furnished, and  is now the greatest health resort upon the continent.   Nat-  ' ural hot water in baths, 124 degrees of heat. A course oi baths  at Halcyon will /cure nervous  and muscular diseases and eliminate rheumatism and metal ic  poisons from the system.   The  ..water heals liver, kidney and  stomach complaints. The rates  are $2 a day up; or #12 weekly  up. Postoflice, express and telegraph offices in connection.  William Boyd, Proprietor,  ���������fialcyon, B. fr  <W990909W90&9mQ9&9������8@9999999ma&m9&S^m������������&&������&t  THE  SUCCESS  OF  THE  ARGO  TUNN.  MEANS GREAT  PROSPERITY  GREENWOOD.  THE LEDGE  GREENWOOD B. C. OCT. 20, 1910.  R. T.  Loweby,  Publisher.'  TflE Kootenay Hotel in   Nelson  was recently.fined $100 and  costs  for selling liquor to a  an   enfant,  only 20 years old.   In the eyes  of  tbe law anyone under 21 years of  age is an enfant.   The   selling  of  booze in this province is becoming  a dangerous business,   financially.  If a man invests his money  in   a  country tavern he is liable  to lose  his license npon the word of a  policeman.   If his bartender  is  not  clever enough at guessing ages, or  judging when a man is really drank  the landlord is liable to  be  fined  for selling tbe glad water to minors  or intoxicated individuals.     After  a while the law may become more  strict and force all married people  to produce their wedding ceritfi-  cates before they can get a room in  an hotel.   The liquor licence law  tii 11. C. isdia&tic enough  to suii,  Russia, bat, in some respects the  authorities are straining at gnats  and swallowing elephants without  eauce or mastication.   We are not  quite sure, but under the impression that there is no fine for selling  impure  liquor.    At  the  present  time half the botelmen stand a fair  chance of dying prematurely from  fear of the law.  The postoflice service iu Canada  is honeycombed with inefficiency.  Too many cheap clerks and too.  many fat postmasters grown in-'  different to the clamors of an irate  public, because they obtain and  hold their jobs through political  influence. This is the curse of the  postal department of this great and  glorious Dominion.  Ladysmith must be a delightful  place to live in. Some of the inhabitants are in the habit of giving  the editor of the leading- paper  baskets of peaches. It is incidents  of this kind that give the fourth  estate an occasional, glimpse of  heaven, ��������� especially if the donors  also furnish the cream.  In these days of high prices for  nearly everything, it is pleasant to  notice that at least one thing is  failing in price. Although not  sold in departmental stores, radium  can now be bought for 62,100,000  an ounce.  Live upon tbe sunny side of  life, and keep away from the grou-  cher who knows nothing but hard  luck stories.  The world needs fewer and bet  ter children. The breeding and  raising of children should be reduced to a science so that the  world will contain as nearly as  possible people who are perfect  mentally and physically. This is  the real way to make life worth  living on this mundane sphere.  While the world is filled with invalids, lunatics and misfits, the  carnival of crime, disease and misery will ever be iu tbe limelight.  Notwithstanding the new liquor laws, the hotels and boarding  bouses in some of the coast towne  are full every night.  Talking about the Boy Scout  movement, the Western Wage-  Earner says that pledging boys to  honor their employers by hating  anyone wbo opposes tho said employers ii; a very pmnorh way of  developing ������������ now strike-breaking  force.  A Tough Country.  Returning prospectors from tbe  Naas river country tell many tales  of hardship, as heavy snows are  now falling in the mountains over  the divide and the yawning cracks  in the glaciers are becoming menacing owing to the snow covering  them so the gold-seekers cannot  tell what minute they aro going  to take a plunge that will encll  their lives.  Howard .Porter,   discoverer- of  the  quartz   ledge   on   which    13  claims have beeu located, accompanied    by    Dan    Bivrtholomow,  reached camp last. Saturday completely "all in" from the rigors of  their trip.    Bacon was their, only  food for three days.   They  nearly  lost their lives on the Bitter creek  glacier which they conld uot cross.  A back trail was made to the camp  and the return  to  Stewart   wfis  made over the Bear river glacier,  Everett Galloway reached Stew  art on Sunday starved to a shadov*.  after three days and nights  with  very little food and no fire spent  getting across  the  Bitter   creek  glacier. -Stewart Miner.  ;<     ���������   )  -'i  .1'  * /'  \  X  1 */--���������(


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