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 ^4^\,^^p  ��������� *  VOL. 5.���������NO. 28.  SANDON, B. 0., SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28,. 1901.  $2.00 PER YEAR.  Ith'eLoCAL- qvdgbtI  holi-  '���������    Roy Sharp is in lhe city for his  days.  ,  Oscar "White is on a visit to Spokane  , for a short time.  E. A. Cameron is making a fortune  ont of coal this winter.       ���������    ���������  School vacates for two weeks, and the  average small boy is happy.  ��������� It is nothing now but snow-to no end,  three feet in one week. There is no  fake about that.  ' ��������� ���������' You can buy tho balance of holiday  'goods at cost at. ClifFe'B bookstore. Here  is a chance in earnest.  As nearly all the miners are ont on  holidays there is little or no mining  news to report this week.  The Slocan Star paid a dividend of  $25,000 on the 20th inst. This will  gladden the hearts of some.  The Bosun shipped 1,000 tons of  galena for November. Smelter returns  for 40 tons amounted tn'$l,177.  - The Payne,concentrator will be commenced shortly after the New Year.  The material has all been shipped.  The Hon. .1: T-I. Turner has'opened  his British Columbia Agency in Salisbury house, London Wall, London,  Eng.  During last month tlie Whitewater  mine milled (J.400 tons, producing 5S8  tbn3 of concentrates. Smelter returns  amounted to $13,000. -  Mr. Chas. Culver returned a day or  two before Xmas from Laurie, where he  had been taking down the concentrator  purchased by the Payne.  Squire Lovattis circulating a petition  to the British House of Commons praying that the coronation oath may not be  changed, in that feature'that is objected  to by the Roman Catholics.  ��������� The council of Nelson are between  "the devil and the deep sea." They let  a contract for a new school building,  through the trustees, submitted a bylaw to the people to raise moneyfor the  payment of it, and the people voted it  down.  .The hockey match .between the printing fraternity and the rest of the. town,  resulted in a draw, the score being 6 to  G. A large number of people wer.p in  attendance and encouraged the players  throughout the game. The final will  be played on New Year's day.  TheK. & S. due at 11 o'clock a.m.  came in on Wednesday at 8, driven  by three engines. The C. P. R. did not  go out that day until 3 D. in. owing to  the non-arrival of tlie engine due aft 8  a. m. This has been the heaviest down  fall of snow known to the "oldest  inhabitant" in so short a time.  Whitewater Mines.  The report, of the directors of the  Whitewater Mines, Ltd,, for 1901, submitted to the meeting on the 9th inst.,  states that a profit of ������3,939 hss been  made during the "year. This amount  has been arrived1 at after charging  against the year's working- ������2,623  brought forward from previous accounts,  as well as ������3,897, which amount' represents the whole cost of the year's development work, less ������1,000 carried forward:   Inconsequence of the-miners'  strike it was  not possible  to resum-  working operations until the latter par-  of February, 1900;   the returns theree  fore shown in the accounts .are the result  of ten   months  work.   The  comt  pany's engineer reports that at the 31st  December,, 1900, tlie ore reserves  in  the mine approximated to 40,500 tons,  of an estimated gross value of over ������50,-  000.   On the 12th December last an interim dividend at the rate- of (>d. per  share was paid, which absorbed ������3,125,  thus leaving a balance of ������814 to be  carried forward.   At the end of the year  1900 the company received notice from  the American smelters, who had hitherto been the purchasers of the mine's product, that they would not renew their  contracts during the present year,  and  although the mine was in a satisfactory  condition for continuing its operations,  this   action  temporarily deprived  the  company of a market for its   produce.  Operations,  however, contiued at  the  mine and mill for the first two months  of this year, but on the first of March  r.he mill was stopped, and only development work carried on until the end of  Arpil, when the mine was practically  shut" down  pending a solution of the  smelter question.   A new contract for  the  sale  of   the.   mine's.product  was  entered into in July on more favorable  terms than   those previously existine,  and in the following month the mill restarted   and   has   continued  to   work  since that.time.   Owing to the existing  low price of silver and lead it is expected that the profit on present operations  will bo small, but it is impossible to say  what the margin of profit will be until  the result is  actually demonstrated  by.  a few miinths' work.   In the meantime  the utmost economy   in all detections,  consist   with   efficiency,   is   being   exercised and it is satisfactory to learn  from Mr. Fowler's  report that he has  been able to carry on mining operations  aft a cost considerably reduced as compared with previous periods.   Moreover,  now   that   the   Dominion   government  have granted a bonus for the purpose of  encouraging tlip establishment of silver-  lead refineries in  Canada,  and as   the  latesr advices point to the early erec-  ofa  local   refinery,   it  is   hoped  that  the company will in   a short time ob  tain better terms   for   the   sale of  product.  Christmas Time.  The Victoria Colonist is writing on  the Xmas star that appeared afc the  birth of Christ. The political star of  B. C. is one in wh'ich many of the  public have more interest. Let us have  a bar at  that:  "The birth of Christ marked the  birth of the Christian religion. The  gospel which He preached and which  His disciples faithfully recorded, has  been carried into all the corners' of  the -earth in obedience to the command: . "Go ye forth into all the  world and preach the gospel, and I will  be with you always."  That religion has had more influence  on the world than anything else.  The great message that Christmas  conveys to the world is one of peace.  Clirist in his sermon on the Mount told  his hearers that he had come not to  destroy but to fulfil. He taught that it  was blessed to be poor, that weeping  must precede joy, that the meek should  inherit the earth, that righteousness  must be sought for and mercy ever  exercised, that the peacemakers should  ho the children of God and that the  persecuted would have their reward in  heaven���������'the kingdom of heaven which  is at hand.' Christmas brings with it  the recollection of the promise that  Jesus who ascended to His Father in  heaven will come again in like manner  as the disciples saw Him 'go into  heaven.'"  Here and There.  .Some  oil   prospectors who have returned from the oil fields in the  Flathead valley repoet that they have found  oil on Sage creek, haying discovered oil.  and water coming from a spring where  the creek leaves  leaves the mountain-  Close by there was natural gas escaping  from the bedrock.   The location of the-  discovery is about six miles north ol  the Kintla Lake locations, and   in   the  Fort Steele district.  The Molly Gibson.  the  Christmas Greeting:.  ��������� ''  Regardinc the smeUer and refinary aft  Kaslo, the Nelson Minor naya-it would  he better to have one larcro one at a  centra! point lik" NpIpoii than several  smaller one?, all of which means h-o-g  (nig). The .TewR uspd to think Mount  Sinai was the centra of the parth, but  ODinion has changed since more is  known about- the earth. As fthe mining  districts of B. O, become more opened  up, it may b������ learned Nelson is, not-the'  centre the Miner thinks it is. ..  ���������It is reported the Trail smelter people will commence fthe fitting up of a  refinery plant in the -smelter at once.  Probably the move at Kaslo has facil-  tsf.ed action on their part, as they were  nibbling at it for some time. If the  province gets two refineries it ought to'  be well provided for. - !  Every one may not know that Mayor  Lovatt is a poet: but, here is one of his  productions on Xmas,and it is verv fair  too:  gs  The jokes and joys of the season���������  It's compliments, laughter and glee  It's meetings, it's kissings.it'sgreetiii;  With the love of a friend to thee.   ;  May  lov'd   ones  flock around vou in  plenty,  Y.May your "little accounts" be scant,  Be. yon re all the cheer of the season  .'   With none ofit's cold and it's want.  Be your sources of pleasure many,  Your causes of sorrow but few,"       :Y,.:  May the old year drop merrily over  In the dawn of a happier new.   .  '���������������������������.' Y  '���������:'..' ���������   ,>i. ���������>';'',) i;!������������������''-  Sandon, B. C, Xmas, 1901.        * '������������������''"',?- ;  The Molly Gibson mine is now looking  in excellent shape and about 600 tons of  ore is said to be on the dump' awaiting  shipment   to  the  smelter,   to   which  several consignments have already been  sent.    The   lack  of   snow   preventing  sleighing   has    interfered   with    the  transportation facilities of the mine as  it is necessary to transfer ore and  supplies tb wagons about three miles from  the lake���������and haul "it   to   the landing.  With the   advent  of   more   snow   the  shipments will   increase  ot once, arid  can be hauled direct from  the foot of  the tramway  to  the lake,  thus effecting a cansidera'ble saving in time and  handling.   Last year  about 800   tons  of ore were mined  during the season,  but   the   record    for    the    past  year  promises   to  be  raised    considerably  although the  time  in which mining  has been   carried  on   has been short.  The ore is chiefly galena or rather  a  low grade as regards lead,   but carrying good silver  values  of  about ten  ounces to the per cent of lead.   The  outlook for the mine during the coming  year  is   very  bright  and   before  long it will probably   be a large and  steady shipper.���������Nelson Miner.  Stampede to Mayo Creek.  Dawson   advices of   November  201 h  tell of a creat  stampede   that is   now  going on to Mayo creek, in theStormont  river district.   Prospectors   wondering  in thecountry late in the' summer discovered   evidences  of   several    years'  development on the Mayo, but no one  was   found,   fthe    operators    evidently  having gone out for the winter.   Cabins  well stocked with tools  and. provisions  were  found.     The  news  started   the  stampede and the creek is staked from  end to' end.   The original locators hav-  !ing. failed to record their claims will return to'find that they have-no holdings  in   the' district.   It is not known   in  Dawson how. rich the pay dirt is,   the  sole reason for the rush being the mysterious developments.  The Manitoba legislature has been  summoned to meet on January 9. This  is a good month earlier,than usual, and  it is said the reaaon is that the ministry  does not care to take the responsibility  of issuing a proclamation to bring the  prohibitory liquor law into force. The  opening caucus of the Conservative  members will decide the fate of' the law  as far as the Roblin government is concerned. In the meantime the members  of the cabinet are giving the question  serious consideration.  AtNanaimo on Tuesday the 3 year old  child of H. L. Good, of the customs department, set fire to the house by lighting a match and applying it to articles  in the bath room. The room was badly  Bcorched, but apart from the linen being charred and a hole burnt in the  roof, little other damage was done. The  child escaped unhurt. Another son between 5 and 6, saw the fire and gave the  alarm. lie rushed ont and procured  the garden hose, bringing it in to be  used in putting out the fire. Mr. Good  attached it to the kitchen water pipe  and soon extinguished tLie fiames.  The Venezuelan gunboat Resfarador,  formerly Geo. J. Gould's yacht Atlanta,  left Martinique on Tuesday night.   Her  destination is   unknown.   The  British  steamer Banngh, said to be loaded with  arms and ammunition, intended for the  adherents of Senor Matos,  fthe alleged  leader of the revolt against President  Ca,������tra of Venezuela, has arrived there  from Antwerp, which port .she   left on  November 29th.   Another alleged revolutionary vessel has been   signalled to  the eastward of this island.   There has  been fighting in Venezuela, where the  revolutionary movement is spreading.  | The engagement took place aft Villa de  Cura, about 50 miles from Caracas, and  it is' reported   that   the   revolutionary  commander, Gen. Lncano Medoa, president of the state of Caiahoho,  was defeated by the government troops.  Beavcrdell,   the   amalgamated   town  midway   between   the*Okanagan   and  Boundary centres, has a unique attraction which justifies the town's poetic  name, two   beaver   clams  within half a  mile.   The West  Fork  News   thus appeals  for   protection   to   be   extended  them:   "Somp effort should  be made  by the  townsite   people   to protect the  two  colonies  of   beaver now  working  within townsite limits.   As both these  colonies are within half a   mile   of lhe  town, and it is quite evident from the  work  done   tlie   past   six months that  they are few in number, it seems a pity  that they should be trapped or driven  away.   Jt is something that, few towns  on the continent can boast of���������a beaver  colony at   work   within   tho   townsite  limits, and   there   is   no reason why, if  left alone, there should  not be beavers  working for years within   five minutes  walk from the centre of the town.   The  one trapped the past week, was young,  and the skin worth only about $1.50."       ;  Sandon Ore Shipments.  The following are the ore shipments  from, Sandon, for the week were:  Mine. . Tons.  Slocan Star... ...... ...316  Goodenongh... '...'.  25,  Ivanhoe  20  Total,  3G1 iTTTrrt���������-������������������r^-r^-.1.- j.l/1������i-im-"������'tr"1-y'f'-?'ilfiVL-i -.���������������*- ���������������������������'"-"V"Ti"TTTI  '"    ' n.Mig������..w>,i.i ht-iwim  I    A hoi it the  1  s  otto  Ik1  ouse g  <5  ey. Wrap a good coating-, of it  around the finger with a cloth. If  the l'elon is only recent, Lhe pain will  be removed in six hours.  ! To disperse black ants a few leaves  of green wormwood scattered among*  the haunts of those trouble-some insects is said"to  be effectual  in     dis-  ���������<n^ cv -n. r -~~ ������  lodging ihem.  VV?Wt5,v9r?W?????"y?W      To     purify water  in  a  cistern  two  ounces of permanganate of potash  thrown iu a cistern will render the  foulest water sweet and pure.  ! The dust, cloth for any room should  be lightly sprinkled before using*, and  should be washed and dried after every dusting- operation. Dirty dust  cloths do more harm than good in  cleaning* a room.  To prevent. ' the croquettes from j  .sticking 10 tho wires dip the frying I  basket into tho hot, fat before filling J  il.  DOaircSTlO RKCJ1?KS.  Lemon Cheese Cuke.���������Two cups of  sugar and' half a cup of Gutter  ���������.reamed together: three-fourths eup  -sweet jnjlk.   whites of six eggs, three  1 tips   III  biikino-  '.'rale"  fitrain  i  Jiu, put  a cup of  Hour aud three teaspooni'ids  powder. Bake in. layers,  tlie rinds of two lemons,  hrough a bit of coarse mu.s-  witii the yolks of threo eggs,  sugar and half a cup of hiil-  tei-. Cook over hot water or in a,  doable boiler inn il it. thickens, and  I've like jelly in pulling*- .the layers  logcihei-.  Itoosevelt Spice Cake.���������One- cup of  butler, two cups sugar, one cup  sweet. milk, four eggs, four cups  llour. nvo ieaspooul'tils linking powder, (,;:<j tablespoonful of ground  cinnamon   and   hull'  a,   teaspoonful   of  llll tiling*.  I'd Conk Squirrels.��������� Squirrels fat  "���������i ihe auliumi harvest of nuts are  at thei,- best when served in a. iiigiily  t*'.u.soi,od   stew.        .Joint,  a   pair,   and  try a.  few  slices  put i he squirrel ,  I  EUSSIA PSOH THE.DTSIDE.  ���������' A thick paring should be taken  from cucumbers in, order to remove  ihe bitter portion lying* directly under the skin. A -very thick slice  should, for the same reason, be removed rroiu tjie stem end. !    Tll������    little dress is cut with front  and  back portions,  which are tucked  CHILD'S TUCKED DRESS.  Simple little frocks that mlL'Jrom  the shoulders make the best possible models for little children.  .iii������iiig* i ueir. ready.  <"' 1'ori: ia a kc< I le.  n.'-al la i i;e .fat. and  i: !���������.'.-.. lui-ning often,  '���������pooni'iil .ii dour  i.l ./V. ileii       co\ (���������[���������      wil  r.v  lor  ten  nun-  Add  u  table-  atid   ��������� when well  Ii   boil ill';*   water  .kemon sauce is delicious with the  fruit1 balls. Cream together one tablespoonful of cornstarch, one tablespoonful of butter, one egg and one-  half cupful of sugar. Pour over them  stirring constantly, nvo cupfuls of  boiling water and cook until thick.  Remove from the stove and add tho  juice and rind of one lemon. Serve  in a boat.  The best apron for occasional use  in the litchen is made of straight  lengths of gingham sewed together in  ami slew goniJy for an hum*. Season  y.'iih .sail and peppor and add a hay-  '<������������������'"; (>:* use any savory herb you  Jiroier. Servo on hits of thin brown  buttered toast and miss the Chili  sauce.  Cream J-'rostirig*.���������Take half a pint  of sweet thick cream well whipped:  .sweetened and ihivored with vanilla  and spread this between 1 he 1 avers of  your cake. Jt makes' a delicious filling bin, the cake must ne eaten almost imiii.-diatel.v-.  Cider Apple' Sauce.���������To make this  iov family use. when the cider comes  ���������sweet from the mfJI. put a large,  brass kettle, that-'tas been scoured  with salt, and vb'.egar over the lire,  and /ill it part, full -with the cider,  ���������seep   it   boiling   all   d;ty. Have  a.  .-mailer kettle on the stove, and as  lhe cider evaporates in the big kettle, (ill from C.ie smaller one. putting  mure cold cider into the little keliie  tn heat. A i '! or r, o'clock, bottle  or pin in jiios the boiled cider. This  keep. iVa- years. Whenever you  for souK' cider apple sauce, pare  and quarter sweet apples, and cook  in some (if lhe boiled cider. Boiled  cider is line,   in  mine.; meat.  Southern   Sugar   Cured   I rants.���������To  jUU   pounus   of  ham  allow   '.)   pounds  ol rock sail,   two ounces of saltpetre.  poiiiKfs     of     white  sugar,   one  to yoke depth, but fall in soft folds  below, and which may be arranged  over a yoke lining* that holds the  tucks in place. The lower edge may  be simply hemmed or havo;threi'.  tucks added above the hem as" illustrated. The bishop sleeves are tucked at the upper portion and plain below the elbows. The neck is finished  with a. straight tucked band or collar.  To  cut  this  dross for a child of 4  years of age. 8 yards of material 27  12    inches  a. piece wide enough   to  easily envel  ope   the   figure.       The     bottom   and j inches wide or 1H- yards  sides are .hemmed.     Openings are cut ;. wide  will   bo  required  at.   the   top   for   the  arms,   the     two  sides being connected over the shoulder hv a, double    bias    band.       The  is that it is light, in weight and eas-  neck, bolh back and front, is straight' ily "kicked up." This may be ream! is gathered into a. facing. Tholmodied by making two rugs exactly  distance between the openings for the ! the same length and putting them to-  arms should be determined by the'gethcr by whipping the edges with  width     rerpiired     at,  the  foot,  of  the;heavy  black thread.  .    These    would.  skirt. Three or four buttons and  buttonholes close ihe back. The  beauty of these aprons is that while  tiiey tire quickly made they protect  Lhe gown at. the back as well as at  the front, and prevent the waist  being spattered while boating  batter, cream and the like.  wear longer than single rugs and  could bo turned when showing signs  of wear.  THE CARE OF LINEN.  l roni  Awful Picture    of   Affairs in That  . Country.  . Captain J. W. Gambler, R. N..  writes* ��������� as follows in the October  Fortnightly Review :  JOne can liken Russia's present condition* to that of a spendthrift who  continues to get credit, somehow, and  trusts,'to providence to discount.' his  bills. ' It is difficult to exaggerate,  the financial difficulties of Russia at  the present moment���������all her industries lying idle and agricultural ruin  her chronic state. 1 know of no parallel to'the 'difficulty the government  of the "Czar has recently experienced  in dispdsing of the the thousands  upon thousands of laborers and ar-  tizans thrown out of work by the  closing",'of industrial undertakings iu  every part of the empire. To an  Englishman ten, fifteen, or twenty-  trains per day, passing over one single line of railway packed with  starving* mechanics in open cattle  pens>���������fed as they go on, on black  rye bread - and water, and then  chucked, out into the street to fish  for themselves in their starving,  desolate homes, would indicate the  end of the British Empire. But this  is .the spectacle to ,be witnessed any  day in all parts of Russia���������aye ! and  worse things, too, if the horrors of  the slums of Moscow, Kief'f, St. Petersburg and fifty other* large towns  could be revealed. ��������� We are accustomed to picture the financial difficulties  of"Turkey as being  ALMOST UNBEARABLE.   ''  Those of Russia, are, I'believe, far  worse ; .' the Czar, or rather, his  master,.De Witte, the minister of finance, is compelled to find money fur  not only a vast and generally ruined '  nobility, whose fathers have spent  with Russian recklessness, the money  they received for the emancipation  of their serfs, have left their son:-  with nejther money to go on with,  nor serfs to work their estates. This  nobility has now to live as best i.  can; chiefly in selling its ancestral  forests, or hanging about the government offices in search of pay or  plunder.'  Then,' above all this, comes he-  colossal army. It is true the private  soldier receives scarcely any pay.  and is led on black bread; still, his  numbers count up, and in addition  ! to him 'is that other army, the third  w i 11  v. ml)  The shelves or  drawers of a linen-  closcl should be neatly covered with  white    paper     that    is  changed fre-  WOYEN RAG RUGS. j quently.       A  few  sprigs  of lavender'  If you have a rag bag    nnd    some ' or some very mild  sachet powder in ^ ^   taste iu combining colors, you can j bags should be laid among the pieces j gy^j^ or secret police. Then throw  have rugs almost as artistic as the ; to take away the slight odor of soap j itl--|he-cost of the imperial palaces,  famous Roycroft rugs, says the Lad-, that often is noticeable. In using* j thc saja,.ies <-,$ tne great officials,  ies'  World. ' " j slip under the J.nle of each article the j the   *,ouseh0lds   of  the  grand   dukes,  Get out all  the pieces you have no ,'sheets,   cases  and  towels latest from   the vn&^ cost of y)fJ jmperi,i.l  opera,'  the countless hordes of. useless  priests, the enormous and manual  outlav on unproductive public works;  (Wi  quart of be.'it molasses, four ounces  of saleratnsj (.cooking soda) and one  ounce of al.'.spice. berries. ' Add to  twelve galKius of water and boil half  ;:u hour, .skimming as the scum arises. Pack the hrjiis in a clean barrel,  pour on  the brine when  use for���������cotton, silk, velvet, and j tlie laundry. Jn this way they all  woolen. Cut them Inlo strips three- . get the same amount, of wear. After  fourths of an inch wide aud any! ironing, and before putting* away,  length that ihey may happen to bo.*joach pieve should be looked over for  Sew them neatly together, wind inlo any rent that may have come in the  ! balls,   allowing  two   pounds .of   rags , washing ��������� ���������  to  a yard   of  rug,  and     then     select |    your warp and instruct your weaver  as 10 the way you want it woven.  It may bi> loose or light in weave,  and     the    warp can - be close  or  far  Co  ('.-el lv  ���������'OV'.-r  t  keep    il  iluce  v,  I y-fonr  brine,  meat  i/.  |ie bat*,  ly  for  eoniUK-L.u'ec  1'ei'jcioiis  / .'   ! Ilel'u  '������������������   meat,  under  i In  .���������--!..-,   i.ik-.  I null's. .  'A fl or  ready  ii  it is per-  huiild be enough to  Weight llie meat io  brinu      Lot. renin in  out  and   air   i wen-  then     put   into,   the  lira:   wueks     more  the  to  sinoi've.     This  reoi-  llour through a.  ter, stir into |.  when, eon! eiiotu  ii.-,.  ii.'C'ii' used in a .southern .fami-  .  number   of years  and   is  re-  ss excellent.  Ciiki.',~~llut. -1-i cups of  sieve, a^id 1 cup but-  cup boiling milk and  h.  -!.   cup   yeasi .     Lot  hen nod 1! imps sugar. 2 eggs.  ���������s teaspoon soda. 1 nutmeg , and  plenty of raisins and citvon. Again  let iL rise a liulo and 'put into pans  in a moderately' hot. .oven. This  quantity js for one large ,!oaf or two  smaller ones. I. have commenced to  make, thin iu tlu morning .n.-'id had it.  done a I. I o'clock, wliiofc, I liiul- a  great con\ .'iiieiice many t:">mos, Of  course lhe secret;' of the Quality of  thai I hi;' sugar, etc.  i he  first,  rising.  the  cake  added   al'  is  er  are  .'(.)  lil-N'TS   'I  To  cure  felons  water   iiii c>   one  peiuhie  with  llOUSKKEWRiiS.  dir  1 'HV   ill  a. teasjioonfiii oi  olllJCe   of    \ l.'.'li'-e    I U!'-  rOegh   stick   un, il   ihe  years like irrniuilatec! huu-  ap.art as you like, and of any one  color  or  several  arranged  in   stripes  A very pretty way is to have the  centre of the rug made ''hit or miss"  that is. with a variety of colors well  mixed, and the ends of one color or  of two or threo arranged in stripes.  An old blue calico torn into strips  and sewed up makes a good stripe  for  the ends.  Tlie only objection  to  the rag rug  POLISH FOR STOVES.  A teaspoonful     of     powdered-alum  mixed with the stove polish will give  great  brilliancy to  the 'stove,   which  it will not sjieedily lose.  "Nowadays all monarchs learri a  trade," remarked Mr. Dai-Icy. "What  is the German Emperor's trade?"  Mrs. Dariey asked. ���������'Judging from  lhe large number or orders he has  conferred, I should say lie is a decorator."  bearing* in mind that probably not  more than one-half oi any sum allotted for these specific works ever  serves its legitimate purpose; adding;  also, the fact that out of every foreign loan (as is openly admitted in  Russia) only a small portion comes  to Russia, the rest going in all  manner "of ways to bolster up ��������� the  value of Russian securities abroad���������  and 1 think an impression, must be  formed that Russia "must do something-," 'as we say of a private individual who has outrun the constable.  . -+   9,891 people were hurt in  in London streets last year,  207 were killed . outright.  accidents  of whom  hnd  It  Cures Them of Coughs, CoIds9  Throat  and Whooping  Croup, Bronchitis, Sore  Because It contains turpentine some people imagine that Ur Chase's;.Syrup o! LI seed and lupentine is  disagreeable to the taste. On the contrary it is sweet and palatable and children love to take it They..  soon learn that besides behur pleasant to take, it brings immediate rnlxei. to. soreness, irritation and mflam-  matlo, i"thc ihroftt and lungs. At this season of the year all mothers desire to have in^the ^Jjsoae^  liable medicine to give when the children catch colds, or awake in the.mght with the hollow "W^^  .which strikes a chill to every mother's heart. You can rely absolutely;- pa Dr. Ohase's Sjrup ol Luiseed and  Turpentine.     It has stood  the. lest. ; 7'.      ,  There arft- other preparations of linseed and turpentine put up in imitation''-pr Dr. 5hase,'fl.''���������.. B" ^ *  ortrair. and.signature of Dr. A. W.  Chase are on the bottle you buy.   -25,cr���������*������������"*; bottle    family size, thi  iUI dealers or E&uianson,  Bates & Co., .Toronto.  th*  09  si  n  i  p  us eiusK 60 cexxts.  I  .1  mmmwiaw^^ '    '   '  ,i,v.;ir.tiT-i"r--<'.  - eW  .SB THE MI' ���������'--���������; RE\'I!*:W���������Saturday, Dkcemukr 28, 1901.  The Kaslo Smelter.  It is going the rounds of the press that  Air. Stewart senfc out by the (-ilasgow  company to investigate has closed negotiations for a 20(1 tons snn-dter and relin-  ery. We are quite conlident this is  })rennitiire, though wi- are not in possession of the facts. It i.s quite probable  lie has only taken an option from the  Kaslo people, and is sending all his information to his company for their action. We are of the opinion Mr.'Stewart will report favorably on the mutter,  but we are equally conlident he will  leave action for them.  Bo right More  Coal Lands.  Tl, is cheering news to the Sandoniles  who are holders of interests in the Sini-  ilkameen Valley Coal Co. to be in formed  the company have purchased an adjoining property that is known to be a good  coking coal. .It is firmly believed a large  seam of coking coal underlies the whole  property at a depth ; but having this on  the surface places them in the field for  the smelter trade against all comers, at  avery moderate outlay. Tho stock is  now soiling at 50 cents and in time will  be live times that amount.  Iii addition to our made-to-order department, which  will always be kept up to the pink of perfection, we have  put in a fine assortment of all  Our 13oots and Shoes, Underclothing*, and, iu fact,  all supplies���������just what's wanted iu the camp. Call and  inspect them.  lJ.  :r. CAMERON.  01 IS!  From fie. to fi.00.  Dolls 8 loot high.  Musical Dolls.  Dolls!  , M������������������ ...agon?,,  anus, steam Toys,  and other Toys too iiiiiiieroiis to mention.  We fjave fhe Latest frv Xmas Cards.  may  i   11  II Ml  LIMITED.  ��������� Ol'IJHATlNG ���������  Kaslo I Slocan Railway,  International Navigation: & Trading Co,  Shortest iiiut quickest route to the ea<;t and  nil points on the 0. X. it It. unci Northern  Paeilie Railways in Washington, Oregon and  Southern States. <  TIME CARD EFFECTIVE AUGUST ist,   1901.  KASLO & SLOCAN RAILWAY CO.  S:'lll a.m. leave..1 Kaslo  arrive  ���������1:00p.m.  10:05 a.111. arrive Sandon leave 1 :-lu p.m.  INTERNATIONAL NAVIGATION &  TRADING CO., LTD.  1CASLO-NELSON RODTR.  P:20 p. ni. leave Nelson arrive 11:00 a.m.  9:10 p.m. arrive -Kaslo.....leave.    7:00 a.m.  Connecting at Five Mile Point with Nelson it  Fort. Shenpard Railway both to and from Ross-  land, Spokane, ICte.  Tickets sold to nil points in United .Stales and  Canada via Great Northern, Northern I'acilic,  O. R. it N. Co.,i<ie.,'&fi.  Ocean and steamship tickets and rales via all  Hues will be furnished on a, plication.  For further particulars call on or address  Robt. Irving', Manager. Kaslo, II. C.  Geo. Huston; Agent, Sandon.  M. L. GRIMMETT, JX. B.  Barrister, .Solicitor,  Notary  Public, Etc.  Sandon, British Columbia.  Holiday Excursion  ates  FARE AND ONE-THIRD  FOR ROUND TRIP,  For Christmas  Tickets on sale December 23, 24 and 25.  For TleW Years  December oO and 31, January J, 1002.  ALL TICKETS GOOD FOR RETURN  Tl LL J A N UA R Y 3, 1902.  Tourist Sleeping Cars on  Crows TVesf Section..  Leave Kootenay-Landing'  Tuesday jl-orSt. Paul'       /  Via  Friday      /All'U. S. .points)*    Soo Line.  Friday only���������Toronto, Montreal,-Boston.  Alta Lodge, No. 29.  A. F.  AND A. M.  Regular Conniiiir.ication of the lodge.  Meets first Thursday in each month at S p. m,  Visitiin; brethren cordially invited.  A. 11. DOOKKTHADKU, See'v.  BONDED WAREHOUSE AT KASLO.  SANDON WAREHOUSE ON K.&S. RY.  m  Mil SANDON WIIOLIiSAUi WINE * LIQUOR HOUSli  Wisb to inform the citizens of .Sandon and all the near by fowiin, cities  ;mh1 villages, as well as tin; mines and private families, that lhey have a  if 13,000 stock of well assorted and very line choice Wines and Liquors,  including the best brands of '.Scotch, Irish nnd Canadian  Whiskies���������both in bottle and on tlruuirlil, all tin- leading brands  of (iins, Runts and Brandies imported. Also Native and Imported  Wines, including Port, Sherry, Musketole, Claret, Satitern, Angelica and  Champagne, which for age and flavor are not surpas'-ed in the province.  Also a full line of French Cordials and Liquers, Bass it Co.'s Ales,  Guinnrss-'s Porter, Lager Beer, itc, itc. A'so a large and choice assortment of Cigars. . '  Absolutely Pure Brandies, Whiskies, Wines for Hedlcal Purposes.  STORE AND BOTTLE DEPARTMENT���������MAIN STREET, SANDON.  Order by mail or phone G. JY. TOafn, TCana$er\  will receive prompt attention. _ ;._.._  ATLANTIC STEAMSHIP TICKETS  To and from Kuropoaii points via  i'nnmli������n  and American lines.   Apply for .sailingd������nvi,  1 rates and full information to any C  I'.K. *g*iit  (        or H. \V. Hnrbnur, Agent, Slindon,  [ W.[>. K Cu turnings, (ien.S.S. A j;cnl,Winnipeg  For reservation of berths, rates and  complete information, call on or write  nearest C. P. R. agent.  II. \V. Hakuouk, Agent,  Sandon, B. C , or  .T. S. Cautick, 'K. ,]. Covlk,  D.P. A., Nelson.    A.G.P.A..Vancouver  Established 1858.  M. P.. Smith'& Co.  rianiifacliirers of all kinds of  Plain and Fancy  Certificates of Improvements.  NOTICIC.  Summit Fraction nnd Surprise Extension  Alineral Claim.s,  Situate in the Slocan Mining Division of West  Kootenay District.   Where located:   At the  head of'McUuignn  creek,  nnd  near  the  Surprise.  TAICK VOTKJK that I, W. .1. II. Holmes   acting us hkcuI for William   Kent,  Free Miner's  Certificate N'o. I":'7(ii'.l, inteml, till ilays from tlie  date hereof, to apply lo  the Mining Kccorder  for Certificates of Improvements, for llie pur-  pose     of obtaining   (Jrown    Crams   of   the  above claims  And further take notice that, action under  Section :"7 must be commenced before the issuance of such fertilicates of Improvements.  Dated this 13th day ol October, A. D. 1001.  \V. .1. II. HOLJIK.S, Y. L. S., Agent.  1  VICTORIA,  k  Sv iKWsie  B.C.  its  flRANCrl-VANCOUVER, 15. C.  Tlie Host Complete Health Resort  On the Continent of North America.  .SITUATED fill)ST SCENERY  UNRIVALLED FOR CiRANDEUR.  ilp'i Springs Mirii,  HALCYON Sl'IU.VtiS, ARROW LAKH, H.C.  Resident physician and nurse. Moating,  fishing and excursions. In telegraphic, communication with all parts of the world. Two  mails arrive and depart, even- dav. Special  Winter Terms: ������12 to .f15 per week," according  to residence in hotel or villas. Its baths cure  all nervous and muscular diseases. Its waters  heal all kidney, liver aud stomach ailments. THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, Dkcemijkr 28, 1901.  The Mining Review.  SATURDAY, DECEMBER 28, 1901.  TARIFFS.  Our American   cousins   are   wise   in  their  day   and   generation.    Some   of  their Senators are trying  to get a Bill  put through imposing a duty of 25 per  cent on silver in the ore.    With  such,a  measure   law   B.  C.   silver-lead    ores  could not enter the United States territory.    We   believe   in   universal   Free  Trade; but if it cannot be got���������if even  reciprocity with  the States cannot  be  got   on   an  equitable   basis���������th'eie   is  nothing for it but a reciprocity in tariffs.  With our ores shut out of the  U.S.  by a tariff there would be nothing for it  but the imposition of  heavy duties on  all  American   manufactures   of silver  and lead.   This would   lead   to   manufacturing at-home,-, and in a short time  enable Canada to compete with  the U.  S. for  a   market   for   silver  and  lead  manufactures   in   the markets   of   the  world.   In short it  is a question  if it-  would not be better for Canada to take  the initiative and  impose, such  duties  regardless of what the American Senate  may do,  A few years ago under lower duties,  the Canadian fanners were using all  American machinery; and now through  the protection of a moderate tariff,  Canadinn manufacturers are enabled to  sell in all markets of the world, not  excepting the United States themselves.  What lias been done in farm implements can be done in silver and lead  manufacture's, and Canada ought to be  up and at it.  BLOOD    HISTORY  Born in bone marrow���������dies  in. the liver. This is the beginning ancl the end of the rich,  red blood that .keeps us , all  alive. Blood history makes a  fascinating story. .  ���������Scott's Emulsion of ten,plays  a most important part in blood  history. At the very beginning  ���������that is where its influence  is greatest.  Scott's Emulsion"is a blood  food���������a rich material for mak-  inp- new blood. Nothino- better  for bringing color to\ pale  faces. ':  old age are honorably secured to the  subject. From the standpoint oL the  buffoon this may be a subject for  ridicule and association with  anarchy; but we are given to the  belief the masses of humanity think  otherwise.  We'll send you a little to try. if you like. -  SCOTT   &- 1JOWNE,       CheniistsV Toronto.  are deprived of the ordinary support of  life.   They believe in  correcting  that  wrong through all   legitimate channels  ���������education appears to the  better side  of humanity  and  the  ballot;  and  the  Jackanapes up the gulch wants to-bring  such"sentiments into ridicule  by  associating   them with   anarchy   and   like  principles.    Socialism  says give every  man every cent he honestly earns;   but  ���������monopolies,  taking   the advantages of j  men's   misfortunes,   to   none.   It says j  make   every   man   work   a reasonable  portion of  his  time,  and  see that the |  state   proi.ects   him   in   an   honorable J  living in return.   Make sure the masses  are   educated    up    to   tlie    years    of  maturity, and that the  requirements of  The Baystreak: Charles C. Clifle.  joined the" Socialistic Club at its last  meeting.   Oh, gawd.  Blasphemy and all McAdams is a liar,  and he knows it, as Charles C. Chile  did not join the Socialistic Club or any  other club. The fact that he did attend  a meeting of that club has, however,  given the local fakir a bad dose of  nightmare, when he has to repeat his  falsehood in four paragraphs in the one  issue. In the one, in addition, either  through ignorance or malice, or both,  he classifies socialists with anarchists,  which, of course, the local club will  appreciate. The trouble with McAdams  is he is always with what he believes to  be tbedonhnant party forihe "blood" it  may bring, whether he believes in it or  not. Since the commencement of the  late labor trouble in the Slocan, he has  on the surface been head and ears the  champion of tlie miners, before their  faces, though behind their backs, be hits  been heard to call them "a pack of  damned fools." They in turn appear  to value championship of  that charac-  ter.  Ridicule the idea as he may, in sentiment, today seven eights of  the people  ��������� of this province are socialists when  the  principles   are   honestly    laid    before  them.     One-half   the   balance   is   flu:  capitalistic, and the remaining fraction  anarchists who refused in their   papers  to   refer to   the  death   of   the   Queen  Victoria, when that sad event occurred.  Genuine socialism     has  no   quarrel  with capitalists or any other class of  the community  as  such,   though they  have   strong   objections to any class .of  the community who monopolise wealth  of the earth   while   so  many  who   are  making an honest struggle for existence  Y7-H ~*^Hn*-ni^^^^r?ifvr^^i^^  "Hi  passa^ You believe that __Wf���������-i  T3^ statement. But you crMi  ~���������Wf' only realize in. part the 'rjgifc  ?������$0 obligations implied by  it. Do "you keep that temple  of the body clean? If not, the  defilement attaches to every  service of tlie temple. Disease of the stomach and other  organs of digestion and nutrition, affects the mind as well  as the body. The dull mind  stupified by poisonous passes,  enters on its service wiftiout  desire, and accomplishes it  without delight. A healthy  body and a clear mind result  from the iise of Dr. Pierce's  Golden Medical Discovery.  It removes the clogging and  poisonous impurities from the  stomach, stimulates the flow  of the juices necessary to  digestion and increases the  blood supply in quality and  quantity. The " Discovery "  is strictly a temperance medicine and contains no alcohol  or whisky, neither opium  cocaine, nor other narcotic.  " 1  had .suffered  from  indi-     j.   .   Kc.'.tion   and only   those  who   X  | have suffered from it know f  what il reallv is." writes Mrs.  M. J. I'lignn. of i6'i.i Kast Genesee Street,  Syracuse. N. V. " I had had severe attacks  of headache and dizziness with cold hands  and feet; evervUiin;,' I ate distressed me,  bowels were constipated and I was ijrowiiiff  very thin and nervous. I cannot half express the bad feelitiKS I had when I commenced taking Ur. Pierce's Golden Medical  Uiscovery. t took nine bottles of the ' Discovery.' r commenced 'feeling better with  the first bottle and kept on intprovin;.'. Now  1 am so greatly improved in health my  friends often speak of it."  If it is of any importance to lhe Blue-  streak, we may say that Mr.Clifle never  allied  himself   with    the '������������������'���������capitalistic,  class  against any other class;  aud be  never advocated anarchy or robbery. II e  has always  expressed  his  convictions  openly and   freely whether, they please  the majority or the minori ty, someth ing  McAdams  was never guiilv of doiti".  ITisideais to go with the crowd, for the  shekels'it-may bring.   When the  late  labor tiouble was on,he and other of his  anarchistic kidney were known to suggest that the  government' should  take  the '.'mines   out   of the   bands   oi   the  owners,   and   work   them   themselves.  We opposed that  because it meant robbery.    He advocated  certain wages and  and hours  wherther  the own ere  could  meet the demands or not.    As  the, law  stands this would have been a business  injustice.     ".Render unto   Caesar  the  things  that arc   Caesar's" was recommended by the wisest   man   on   earth,  and if is good today.    The  idea is   rob  no man ; but where injustice  is done to  labor in   the   management   of   public  utilities and industries, let the government purchase lhem   at 'proper valuations and   employ  men   at  what   they  are   worth   in   the   enterprises.   This  robs no man'.;' but it does   not  meet the  sentiment of the anarchist.  '���������-������������������*������vrf������������r,.?'V^i:a^^s������)������������t������to������f������w<fcj������,'r  How Our Legislature stands.  3i5ffiS2iSSS!!SEJE!  If there is a post office.: in  your neighborhood and you  have a jewelry want of any  kind, we can supply it almost  as well "as if you visited us  personally. :'  ��������� ��������� " V t for our catalogue and  th..- have, practically, the  finest stock of jewelry in  Canada to choose from.  Besides, our system of one  price in plain figures nnd our  guarantee as to-quality-mean  so much to out-of-town buyers.  We prepay all delivery  charges, and if what we send  does not please you in every  particular, return it, and by  next mail we will cheerfully  refund your money.  a"U'%'K'-^������Wi'^  I  l  H  DST  Yongc and Adelaide Sts..  TORONTO.  Wt*ara'������K������.^*^*������('AvwrtfiWi������^^  Spokane Falls &  Northern  R'y.  Nelson & Fort  1  The following estimate of the standing, the B. C. legislature is given out by  the Victoria Post, an opposition paper':  ... c  THE   GOVEkW.MHXT.  Hon. James Dunsmuir, Hon. D. M.  Eberts, Hon. VV. C. Weils, Hon..). I).  Prentice, Joseph Hunter, C. E.Tooley,  A. W. Smith, Richard Hall, Joseph  Martin, W. VV. B. Mclnnis��������� Total 10.  Tin-: j.,oval oi'i-psmox.  Hon. Richard McBride, A. E. Mcl'hil-  lips, H. D. Ilelmcken, Capt. Tatlow,  James Garden, W.H. IIavward, C. VV.  D. Clifford, F. J.'Fulton, "Dennis Mnr-  nbv, Thos. Taylor, Hubert Green,Smith  Curtis, E. C. Smith, A. W, Xeill, .1. II.  Ifawthorntliwaite, Thos. Gilford, T. \V.  Munro.���������Total 17.  JND'CI'KNDKXTS.  John Olivr-r, John Houston and II. H.  Gilniuur.���������Total o.  UNCICKTAIN'TIKK.  Trice Kllison, L. A. Mounce, C. II.  Dickie, Thos. Kidd, James Stables, S.A.  Rogers.���������Total (>.  With the vacant Victoria seat a certainty for the opposition we find IS  members pledged to oppose the government..  Allowing, that the premier will be  able to secure the; support'of three-  fourths of the opposition and uncertain  members, (a very genciotis proposition)  the Iirst division of the legislature will  be:    Government 17 ; Opposition 20.  Sheppard R'y.  Red Mountain Railway.  The only all rail r'-tite between all points  east, west "nn.l smith to Ross'mid, Nelson and  hii.fTiMCiMH.te pei'iits; eonnectin!-' at' Spokane  with ("rent "N'orthenr, Northern i'acilic, and 0.  ���������li:& X. (*o.  ( onnectK at Kosshuid with tho Canadian  I'lifilii! Railway for I'oumlary Creek points.  Conia'fi-s lit JMyer's Foils \\ ith stiigc daily for  Kepublii". ���������  huU'ett service on trains between Spokane  nnd Northport.  KM'cetivc MavStii, 1901.  Leave. I'av-Triiin.- Aiuuvh  ():(JU a. in ..' Spokane. 7:35 p .in.  l-.'i'.'o p. m Ifosslarid 4:10 p. in.  10:10 ������. in Nelson '... CcO'ip. in.  II. A. JACilSOX, G. P. A T. A.,  Spokane, Wash.  G. k.tackaui'ky,  Agent, Nelson, B. C.  Everybody Wants  the Best Coal.  Try Lethbridge Coal, then you will  have the.best, and cheapest. This coal  will make the hottestand'brightest fires,  besides it is eariiy handled, as it is very  clean.    We have if for all kindsof grate.  E.if. Cameroix.  Ueforc.   After,  It is reported the Trail smelter people, will commence the fitting up of ;i'  relinery plant in the smelter at once.  Probably the move at Kaslo has facilitated 'action on their part, as they were  nibbling at it for some time. .'If the  province gets two refineries it ought to  be well provided for.  Wood's Phosplioaino^  The Great English Jleme&y.  Sold nnd recoinmended by all  druggists in Canada. Only reliable medicine discovered. Six  _ ���������packages quarantccd to cure nil  forms of Sexual Weakness, all effects of abuse  or excess, Mental Worry, Excessive use of Tobacco, Opium or Stimulants. Mailed on receipt"  of price, one package $1, six, $5. One will please,  six will cure. Pamphlets free to any address.  TJUo Wood Company, Windsor, Ont.  Sold in .-audon by McQueen aud F. J.  Donaldson, JJrnygiSts.  M  'Il  IBS j .The Gold       *  I Miner's Story.!  ���������:��������� . ���������>  i  proofs,     and unless they're brought ,hush fell on the crowd and the Fresi-  1" ain't a sentimental sorter coon,  by no manner o' means, nnd' what's  more, I never purtended as" I were.  A incident that ,1 knows of, though.  for downright sentimentality beats  anything* I ever heerd of. Even now,  though it happened long time ago���������  somewhere back about the fall of '51  ���������1 can't recollect :;.t without a  chokin' lump rises inter me gullet  and me eyes become sorter moist.  It's a yarn of what a, feller done 'cos  he thought it was his dooty and 'cos  he loved a gal.  Yes, I tell yer, there's dramas enacted in sich lives as ourn which, if  they was performed on the stage,  those pale-faced clever noospaper  knowalls, or crickets, or whatever  ihey calls 'emselves, would say as* it  .'.vas onnatural, and could never have  happened in rale life. But  be mistook for all that, 'cos  here yarn is gospel.  I'll  tell  yer   'xactly   how  it     come  about.    It was at Davidson's Creek��������� f  as wild and brown and lonesome     a '  locality as ever mortal man clapped  eyes on���������all    level    nnd sandy     and  incnot'nous.  They was a wild, harum-scarum'lot  of boys collected there, too, 1 .gives  yer my word.- Of course,  when gold  take  suys'  and  the law must take its course. And 1  can bring proofs. Yes, Denis, 1 will  bring proofs. So what I w,ant yer  ter do is tcr stop 'em fer half an  hour. By that, time I'll bring my  proofs, and if I can't���������then Heaven  help poor Tim !"    -  "Nelly,  tell' me.   Why do ye  all' this interist iir tho 'Parson'  There were no ftnswer.  "It's bekase ye love, him."  '  "Denis,  ye're     right���������it is"  Nelly.  The Irishman weren't no saint  when he heard this his soul was filled  with jealousy. A bitter figrlt took  place 'tween his 'honor and Love,  and'it weren't long  out on top. Why should he sacrifice  every think jest fer this mincing "Parson" '?  Presently he looked up and said  :  "Nell,  darlint, ashamed of mcself Oi  am, but, Oi can't help it at all. Plaze  don't think    too bad of     me, but Oi  must     tell ye.   Oi   . love ye    mesilf.  There's     the    trooth.   Look at    the  matther     from a commonsinse point  of view1.   He's penniless and Oi has a  thev'd  dacent pile, now ; not that Oi names  this   that' as    anny    indooeernint,  but Oi  , love      ye  greatly.   Why      should  ye  throw   yesilf  away   on  the   'Parson,'  who is a wrong'un���������a thafe ?"  "Yer are a liar ! The 'Parson'  were never a thief, and how dare ye  say. so ?��������� Yer a cad. I came' and  asked yer . help 'cos I thought yer  was a gentleman, Denis. Evidently  1 were mistook."  "You're not mistook at all. It's  ivervone for himself in this wur-rld  dent spoke  "Denis O'Brien, by yer own con-  fission yer pleads guilty of thievin'.  Yer have heartlessly robbed a ooro  hard-workin' man and have also allowed a innercent young feller tor be  tried, condemned, and nearly executed. Wo ain't,- partie'lar here, but  thievin' is a crime which' we must  stamp out at any cost. Yer know  the penalty and we can make no exception. 'Parson.' ye're'lucky and  can now go free. Allow me ter bo  the fust ter congratulate yer!"  Then says tlie ���������"Parson" :���������  "Don't congratulate yet. Yer've  just tried and nearly hung me fer a  fore Love kem icrime 1 never done. Jest think of  the anxiety I must have suffered.  Don't yer think yer owe me a sorter  recompense ? I don't want much.  Tt's only that yer let. Denis, go, if  he promises to git away at once. He  eonlisscd ter this of his own free will,  which shows some pluck anyway."  The President commenced tcr look  oneasy, and more so still when he  saw Nelly walkin' quickly towards  'em.    .  "Yer see,     it's like    this  'ere.   01'ikid trouble  Black's gold's    been    snicked,     and i "l���������**  .U0UUJC  someone's got ter be punished fer it  TEAMSTER'S STOUT.  SUFFERED  GREATLY TROHS,  ASTHMA AND KIDNEY  TROUBLES.  Spent Some Time in a Hospital  and Almost Impoverished. Himself Buying Medicines Without  Benefit ��������� Again Dr. Williams-'.  Pink ' Pills Cure After Otherc,.  Medicines Fail.  From the Hecorder,     Halifax,  N. S,  Mr. William Cochrane, a well  known-teamster, who lives near the  Halifax Polo Grounds, is one of  those who willingly bear testimony  to the curative', powers of Dr. Williams' Pink Pills. A reporter of the  Acadian .Recorder' who, had heard of  Mr. Cochrane's sufferings and'subsequent euro. called at his home,  when he gave an account of his experience substantially as follows:���������  "He had for many years been a constant' sufferer from asthma, accom-  I panied by an aggravated form of  The latter trouble  caused severe pains in the back and  inga  maSne,if ^ r can7what^" '^ ��������������� ���������* * Limes his suffering,  pass things would take if we once ��������� <; ^ aCllttr , *"* ������aid hf. Ifd a*  took it inter our heads t'o let 'em mo?i". impoverished h.mseh buying  off. No. we can't make no exception I medicines oi all kinds, but to no  in this case anyhow. Miss Bell," he jl^Pos'j; the trouble continued and  said, turning to Nelly, "this ain't j seemed to grow worse as lhe years  quite the place fer ladies, and I hope Passed. Mrs. Cochrane said that  yer won't take it as unkind if we|sho had frequently seen her husband  arsks verter go awav. As a matter !clloke UI������ aml fall to the floor as  of fas'",   we've  got    some very     un-1 though dead,  and he would have to  i be  worked  with   and  rolled     around  anything.   Nigh every soul there was .01. a ^f; w!x������ ,has had.a *air tria|:  a wron"'un ' [with all the lvulence agin him.      Oi  W  coul  He  Sill  JJJi|/      wa      ������i,     1V11U, V*  1 WI      it     ���������-"������������    fj"       ������v^-* 1\T     1 1  couldn't    help likin',  and the    most jJNelly'  ��������� infernally bad luck as ever dogged a  . .    ,   ,   , .  miner.   He had a smile and a    kind  "!"?rccnt'   bl*  *er your  swate  sake,  word fer    everyone,     and I honestly |W! ' ye Pr������miSQ ? , ..  b'lieve he would have given his last \      No'     J    cannot-    ���������    s������ys  penny to a pard who was down    on |  his luck.   We mostly called him   the  'Parson," not that he was extry re-  pleasant bis'ness ter get fixed up."  Up  ter the  present Nell  had     not  dared ter look at the prisoner'.  "1 tell yer, Mister President, yer've  got the    wrong man.   The     'Parson'  or no thafe, not bekase Oi belave he's  Nelly,  ligious,  but    'cos he was     so much  better'n  the    rest  of  us,   and     had  never been known to cuss for more'n  half a minute at a time.  The    fellers at    first used ter take  No  angrily.  "Thin, bedad, let him swing,"  blurted out Denis, sullenly, at which  Nelly commenced ter cry.  "Jist promise, ancl Oi save him  or do me best."  "Won't yer do it without me promise ?��������� Not     as a honorable gentle-  "Denis, mo brave boy, what have  yer been an' clone ?" she exclaimed.  "Yer tould me to kape 'em back  an' to make toime, and, faith, this is  before he would revive. A few years  ago he spent ten days in the Victoria  General Hospital. The doctors then  thought that tho pains in the back  were due to .over-exertion in hiss  business as a teamster, but gave him  no material help. ' After leaving the  hospital, he used botties anrr bottles  of medicine, but failed to find a cure,  A neighbor of his, Mr. Lowe, whose  wife had been made a well woman,  after years of sickness, by the use of  Dr. Williams-' Pink Pills, advised him  'vantage of him,  but it wern't long iIua,~     "J3 ?  'fore he showed us he could uso   his }   ,.il?  *  fists or his    shooter as well  as the '      T^n*    *, Promiso'     but . on *v.������"  best of us condition that    yer save him,  mind  Then    there    were    Nelly Bell-ol' >y*r-* c+an>t ?tancl' by anc! see   hrim  Hanky     Bell's darter.   She were     a dieY   B^ as fer ^T-1 ,hate yer ������er  good one, and no mistake.   She were ,a >?w-down ,..m,e,an hound.'  always     mending    or patching     fer \   f}e r.un oU thcu' leavm   Dems be"  someone, or making a line appetizin'iwllc'c���������",   ,. .    ,   .  . .    ., . ,  stew out of some of our tough ��������� - He watc]l<-"d h^ ������u* of sight, think  "tack," fer some feller that was took  sick.- We used ter fairly worship  her, but she'd have nothing ter do  with us. Sho was dead gone on the  "Parson," and the on'y one that  didn't know it was the "Parson"  hi.sself.,  Wal, to be gettin' along.   One day  the on'y way Oi could stop the mur-jto try them. He used a, couple of  thcring  blayguards." ,     j boxes without 'apparent result,    and  Nell turned ter the. President agen. jJeit   SOmewhat  discouraged,   but  Mr.  "1 know the real one as has rob-iLowe advised him lo continue the  bed Dan Black. It ain't the 'Par- use 01- the pii*s, and before the third  son,'  nor it ain't Denis, though    he I box was un*s]led,  he    began    to im-  says it is.   He'll explain ter yer why  prove.,  ','Dr.  Williams'  Pink Pills  he confessed afterwards. Yes, I know !Jiavo bcou a aodsend to me," said  who has done it, and I wish ter give ,Mr Cocbrane; "they aro the only  him fair warning ! Let him come imediciue r have taken which seemed  forward and own up like a man.  then  She  paused  several  seconds  added   :  "I ain't playin  No, 'fore Heaven, I tells yer I know  the man    who's    done it.   Now,  let  him come forward."  A dead silence fell on the crowd as  to do me any good.    1 had one prescription   from  a'doctor  which  cost  . ,,   ... line SI.75 a bottle,  which like many  no game  oi bluti. j ^   .mcdiclnes j. took> was just so  'much money wasted.       I have used  !eight  or  ten  boxes of Dr.'Williams'  Pink Pills,  and can say that before  a  smile!she paused agen, but no one moved.!1 began their use life was an intol-  lii'     all      the time.   Then  gradually spread over     his face���������the j    Her eyes flashed with anger,  smile of a feller what'  fought     and'like a dart her arm shot out,  '.~ncJ j erable burden.-      I have reason to be  and |thankful that I followed the friendly  won.  "Dear,  muttered.  at  plucky    little  n.  Denis arrived     at the  tree, jest in  with finger extended she pointed  gir'rl,"  he  one of the men.  "Yer, coward, Silas Deane ! Yer  thief ! Yer done it, and deny it if  yer can  !"  advice    that    urged    me to use this  medicine."  Most diseases have their origin in  poor blood or weak nerves, and it is  because Dr.     Williams'     Pink    Pills  tw;* rvn, ������������������ - ~   ,  u    ,     -       J~"*-  ������-���������"���������"--������     *���������*���������*<   *"'<=   ������^,j��������� "* j    With an    oath Silas Deane sprang'make rich,  red blood and strengthen  7hT    ���������l: oV    "6 a??mm   bacV������  time.   The rope  were  already  round  forward and, whippin' out his shoot-1 the nerves that they have met with  ���������L    ���������hL A-rifi';a OI a sa������nter  the    Parson's  , neck. er, he fired at Nell.   Sich an action \ such  success  in  curing  Kiciney 'trou-  t^l;,   ������ ^ T-    y n      V rU.nnm ���������UIJ      "Bh������ys, what are ye up to ?" says*!could never ': be allowed  !    Afore he ible. rheumatism, pardiysis, St. Vitus  wTth Svi    ' swollen j j^nis. ..../.���������    ,lCould fire agen he was stretched   on | dance,  anaemia,  nervous, prostration  ������������������iwo"'   ii^,.. "I'm  thinkin* yer'd better  not a-in-; the ground with more bullets in his  JSw    ',,f'     it yer  are     a.terfere    with    this     here gatherin',   body than    yer could count  on  yer  well-plucked    'un.  and I wants ��������� yer-Kenis,"- said the President:   '  to Jielp me.   Will yer ?���������' ,     I   -Arrah,   but Oi'm on'v interferin',  . Ofi comes Denis hat m an instant, 'beggin'- your honour's parclih. Prisi-  fQ, Wan*me h?lll*P< do y������' Nelly ���������?-dent, bekase it's committing nmrther  PioT'-n ^ Kny ,S^'.,,'������,"-With yer<ye'all are. Ye are jist goin' to  S ?ei",S',b^fld 0ll,1'.d,������ il J"ist to sthring up an innocint bhoy. Oi tell  si ow ye that Oi mane bis'ness. And ye the 'Parson's' innocint.''  what have ye been  crym' yer party I    "Don't yer be a fule.   We've     jest  two hands.  III.  Sin^no'to^ ^'^ 1U'eye '^^jJ'adT kinder t7iaT, ^edge,' joJr>,  and  "Oh      Denis      ������������������ " "      " 'a11 proper' and the verdict of     this  Nell wer'n't dead ; 'twere on'y a.-  mere scalp wound. Nevertheless she  were the talk of the camp. So were  the "Parson" and Denis, for the matter o'  that���������'specially Denis.  Wal, soon after this occurrence Nell  were sittirt' on a tree-stump, lookin'  It 'pears he keeps all his money-  two black boxes, marked D. 11"  in  that���������and he can't explain it nohow, jtion."   She,     remembering  ,.* *������������������..��������� k i 0n0  '1'1U  sorry  fer yer.  se'ein'  as  p'r'aps  of them boxes has been found empty ,he's a pard of vourn, but get the. job  under a heap of clothes m the 'Par- iover/. llc said; turnlng to somo of  son s    tent,   and  they're  saym*   he's, the ruffians standing ready.  ���������tmi ^+ i ii t> i -L ��������� '.. ,-. ' "Now, listen to me, ye blayguards!  I'll  stake all  I've  cot it ain't, him. '������.��������� *..���������*  i,._A ,'..'^.. .(!. _0pC  Oi  ���������fm  ������+ I'     n  v ll 'tUat: hl������V������f������������-1    "Now, listen to me, ye blayguards  111  stake all I've got it ain't him. [Thc fust wau that touches that rop  I has my.suspicions as ter who it is; ;0i'll  let  daylight  through  him,  m fac      lm pretty    sure ; but, yer:wili.   Listcn to me.   Oi have a  see,     I     can't pro%'e    it.   Yer    will fission  help me, Denis, won't yer, ol' pard?"  mesilf  to make.   I did  con-  this crime  Nei?Ut?"WhUt dye iXPiCt m* t0  d������' I   Ter sa** they was astonished would  * . be putting it mildly.   There w-eei^e a  "Do ? I've been up ter th& saloon ! look of utter amazement on every-  and tried ter get him off, but it ain't one's face, and they ' all crowded  no go. They says the suspicions is round the President and seeineid to  too     much   agen    hioi--they    want, J.he all talliin' at once.   Presently    a par-rt of the contract.   And a near  pro  mise to Denis, said that though she  loved him she could never marry  him.  He looked her in the eyes, a.nd I  rather fancy he understood it. He  went sadly away, muttering something like, "So it's Denis I Wal,  she's as lucky as he is."  Almost as soon as the "Parson"  had left. Nell Denis kem up.  "A good morning to ye, Nell."  "Good morning', Denis."  "Oi've come about that promise ye  made, an'. Oi hope ye're satisfied  with the way Oi carried out me own  and kindred troubles. See that the  full name , "Dr. Williams' Pink Pills  for Pale People," is on the wrapper  around each box. If in doubt/send  direct to the Dr. Williams' Medicine  Co.," Brockville, Ont.. and the Pills  will be mailed post paid at 50 cents  a box, or six boxes for ������2.50.  thingVit was,  indade,  jist a case of  touch and go."  "Nelly, clear, yisterda.v Oi. tuk ye  at a mane advantage. Ye called mo  nasty names. Oi wish to say ye wero  roight. Oi was worse than all that,  but ye musn't call me sech names  agin. Oi've been thinkin' ancl have  decided not to marry ye. D'ye think  Oi'd marry ye aud ruin yer whole  life, -k'nowin'" all the while that ye  were eatin' yer hcar'rt out for the  'Parson'? No. darlint, I ain't so  bad as that. 'Nelly,'! release ye from  yer promise, entoircly."  "Denis,!". Nell'cried.  ��������� "Yis, entoirely, dear."  "How can I ever thank yer ?"  "By lettin' ,me be the best man at  your weddin'-.-and nothing elso at  all."  An'  he was.���������London Tit-Bits.,       c.  tra-mMusmsKir THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, December 28, 1901.  The School Concert.  ."'.'  v-  . *  '  The teachers���������Miss Dal by and Mr.  Lovering, the school children, .one and  all, ancl others who assisted in the  school concert on Tuesday evening,  have' every reason to' congratulate  themselves on their success as entertainers; and t he public, .one and all,  'did the occasion justice in the cheerful  way in which they assisted the young  people iu the purchase of tickets and  turn out at the entertainment. Where  all did so well, we will not particularise.  Suffice it then to say that many of the  audience were willing to vote it the  best entertainment ever given iu the  place, not excepting tho travelling  professionals. The net proceeds will be  something over ,$50, which we understand will be expended in the purchase  of books for a library.  The   following   was   the   programme  as given:  1. Selection by SilverCily Orchestra.  2. Chorus   by   school, , "A  Saviour  Born."  3. Recitation by Christine McDonald, "Home Attractions."  4. Recitation by Jocie Piatt, "The  Anxious Mother."  ' 5.    Dialogue by two   girls,  "Playing  Grown Up."  6. Recitation by Myrtle Karr, "The  Grumbler."  7. Selection by Orchestra.  8. Dialogue by one boy and one  girl, "Dad Says So, Anyhow."  ��������� 9.   Recitation by Arthur Karr, "Just  Afore Christinas."  10. Song by school, "The Maple Leaf  Forever." ". '  11. Duet by Miss Marjorie Fallows  ancl Master Osborne Clifle, '"Jack  Frost."  12. Recitations by Violet Jones,  "The Smack in School."  13. Recitation by Leonard Karr,  "Caw, Caw, Caw."  14. Recitation by Martia Brochier,  "The Little School Mann."  15. Class Recitation, "TheChristmas  Stockings."  . 16.   Selection by Orchestra.  17. Tableau���������"Lifting the Veil," in  six scenes.  INTERMISSION TEN MINUTES.  18. Song by school. "Dear Canada  To Thee."  -  19.   Dialogue by   two   boys,   "Boys  Gossip."  20. Ribbon Drill by twelve girls.  21. Dialogue by two boys, "Watching for Santa Olaus."  22. Recitation bv Arthur Karr,  "Luella's Torment."  23. Recitation by Mips Maud Huntington, "Catching a Beau." .  ��������� 24.   Speech by Herbie Clifle, "Minding the Baby."'  25. Selection bv Orchestra.  26. Tableau���������"The May Queen,"  three scenes!  Wooden and Fibre Tubs and  Pails of Every Description.  Clothes Wringers  Clothes Fins, Sail Irons,  Brushes, Ic  WE HAVE EVERY THING TO  COMPLETELY OUTFIT THE  FAMILY LAUNDRY. CALL  AND SEE OUR LINES.  Were You Ever Satisfied  With.cheap goods of any kind, especially GROCERIES?' 'We  tliiuk not, but, of course, we may be mistaken, however, we have  just received the following* Canned G'oods���������and they are all the finest;  freshest and BEST BRANDS of goods iu the Kootenays to-day :���������������������������  Kent Brand Tomatoes Kent Brand Corn       - Kent Brand'Peas'  ^ .    . ......  Kent Brand Golden Wax Beans '��������� '  . Cuccing's California Fruits and Simeoe Brand or Barries of all kinds  for Pie and Table Use.  We have also the only complete liues in Faucy Canned Meats,  Vegetables, Fish, and Shell-fish in Sandon,  call, and see them.  e  16-2-1 Reco Avenue," Sandon.  TENT AND AWNING  FACTORY =====  BAKER STREET,       NELSON, B. C.  27  I.  Song  bv    school,    "Christmas  Bells."  28. Reading by Stella Lilly.   "Burdock's Music Box."  29. Pantomime ��������� "Looking   Backward," eight girls.  30. Dialogue by four boys and four  girls, "Marrying it Poetess."  31. Tableau���������"Union Forever,'? two  scenes-  32. Closing Selection by Orchestra-  GOD SAVE THE KING.  Cook's Cotton Boot Compound  Is successfully used monthly by over  10,000Ladles. Safe, effectual. Ladles ask  your druggist for Cook's Cotton Boot Com  KOOBUf WI -a-  COFFEE ROASTERS  Dealers in TEA AND COFFEE.  We ure oflcrinir at the lowest prices  the best grades of Ceylon, India, China  and-Japan Teas.  For Prices see Nelson daily papers.  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  Kootenay Coffee Co.,  "���������: P. O. BOX 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON. B.C.  A. R. HEYLAND,  ENGINEER,  AND PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR.  SANDON, B.C.  H. Giegerich. Stores at Sandon, Kaslo, Ainsworlli.  e ' .'. ���������  ���������  ���������  O  9  ,C  ���������  t������  ������  ���������  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  ������  ���������  e  o  o  THE PROSPECTORS' EXCHANGE.  NO. 4 K.-W.-C. BLOCK, NELSON, B.C.  Gold, Silver-Lead and Copper Mines wanted at Ihe EXCHANGE".  FREE WILLING GOLD properties wanted at once for Kastcrn investors.  Parties having mining property lor sale are requested to send samples of their ore to the  EXCHANGE for exhibition.  All samples should be sent by express, PREPAID.  .Correspondence solicited.   Address all communications to  Secure One of Those Beautiful  Suits of "Health Brand" Under=  wear.   Only a Few left.  ALL WOOL. ALL STYLES. ALL PRICES.  FOR SALE ONLY AT  IHE HUNTER-KENDRICK CO. LTD.  Telephone No. 101.      P. O. Box 700.  ANDREW F. ROSENBERGER, Nelson, B. C.  At Cost and Less Than Cost.  We have a fine stock of Men's Boys', Ladies' and Children's  Boots and Shoes which will be sold at cost and under, in order to make  room on the shelves for our groceries. We have on hand a good  selection of the best makes.  Cody Avenue.  JALLAND BROS.  maod. Take no other, as all Mixtures, pills and  imitations are dangerous. JPrloo, No, 1, $1 per  bos; No. 8,10 degrees stronger, J8 per box. Ho.  1 or 3, mailed on receipt of price and two 8-ecnk  Stamps.   Tho Cook Company Windsor, Ont.  ggp-'Kos. l and 2 sold and recommended by all  responsible Druggists iu Canada.  Sold in Sandon by McQueen and V. J.    .  Donaldson, Druggists.  Wanted���������A Husband.  Handsome American lady, independently rich, wants a good,..honest husband. Address, Eric, 193 Washington  street, Chicago, 111., ' /  FnOR: SA.LE1.  A limited number of Shares in  Similkameen Valley Coal Co.,  Limited.  For further particulars and  prospectus apply to  Wm. W. Fallows,  sand'on.  .Dealers in IQeafs  AT. SANDON  eft.1  Official Agent for Slocan District.     I ROSSLAND, NELSON, KASLO, PILOT BAY, THREE FORKS, SLOCAN CITY  > -,-*ij-...ih.,,.!) --..r-.'.r  ^S-'������EiiW  't-s-ffxx^^x"  A������-*vfif

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