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 ������&**"  VOL. 4'.���������NO. 30.  SANDON, B. C, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1901.  $2.00 PER YEAR.  the Smelter Question.  The smelter situation is getting more  serious. The Ruth closed down Monday  because they have no smelter returns  since.November, and the Whitewater ia  likely to, follow suit at any time. The  American trust on the other hand have  made no returns because they have not  used-the ores. The situation then is  they either lack , lluxes, disagree on  rates, .or they refuse to take the market  price for their bullion, and the public  have no means of knowing which circumstance is responsible for the non-  smelting. No matter which, however,  either has the same influence on.British  Columbia production. Even if the  American trust had not the.American  market by the throat, American duties  prevent the export of British Columbia  bullion across the line. The only solution is more independent smelters and  independent markets.  As we write we have before us a synopsis ofa contract of a local mine, which  shows 28 cents per c. asanetdiffereneein  favor of the American market for le������idas  against the London market; but when  conditions close that market to us, the  only-solution is make our own markets  and compete against the world. A re-  talliatory duty against American, manufactures of lead will give us our own  market as far as i<- aoes, but , that is not  large enough for our products���������we want  more. . \  The export duty, advocated by the  Nelson Tribune's exalted genius would  only deduct so .much from the value of  our product when, exporting. A bonus  on export would add: .so ..much to the  value of. our ore when going into competition with :U(e worl4,^\yhich,^appears  to bei the only solution of the:'problem;"  THE LOCAL GRAFT.  Sandon Ore Shipments.  The following shipments of ore  shipped from here this week:  Mine.  Payne......:.....   Ivanhoe   Last Chance....... .....  American Boy   Slocan Star ...:..........  Ruth........;.;.......   were  Tons. '  ..:..120    40    60  ..... 41  ..... 40    96  Total  497  Mcguigan Ope Shipments.  The following list shows the ore shipments from McGuigan for the year ending Dec. 31st, 1900:  Mine. Tons.  Rambler ;.............  1500  Antoine .'.      32  Dardanelles      15  R.E.Lee....      22  Soho  , (50  Surprise      39  Total  1668  Hotel Arrivals For the Week.  N.  Brayton,  Kaslo;  O.  .   Ferris,   Nakusp;     Wni.  ,  Chapman,   N.   Freeman,  Harman,    C.   McDonald,  Jean Francisco, Jos. Eran-  Denver���������W,  Freeman,   S.  Ferguson,  S.  Nelson;   M.  .Slocan City;  cisco, Italy.  Reco���������G. II. Ramsay, Vancouver; IT.  J. Moore, Nelson; J. C. Garreston,  Portland; A. S. Carmichael, D. D.  Stewart, Winnipeg; IT. Giegorich,  Kaslo; J. T. Black, W. IT. Sandiford,  J. K. Clark, W. S. Drewry, New Denver;  J. Harry Glass, London ; G. O. Somers,  St. Paul; J. W. Blarbon, Seattle, F. S.  Forest, W. A. Jackson, Spokane: J. G.  Shearer, D. L. Mollison, E. W. Turner,  A. F. Millis, Toronto.  The Nelson Tribune says their hock-  eyists have nothing to fear from any  quarter except Revelstoke. Is not that  a great undertaking for a team that won  but two matches in three years?  Mr. C.'H. Hand is ill in Butte, Montana.  B. C. Riblet has gone to Peru to erect  a tramway.  The general opinion is-the winter, is  "busted."   It has been a fine one..  G. D. McKonzie, late foreman at the  Arlington mine, died in Nelson last  week.  Col. Brayton says the K. & S. land  department is doing a large business in  farming and timber lands in several  districts these times.  Rev. .T. G. Shearer, iield secretary of  the Lord's Day' Alliance, delivered a  lecture on Sunday Observance in the  Methodist church Tuesday evening."  The Kootenaian-never speaks of the  mines tributary to Kaslo without including the Payne. Why stop there ? Why  not include the Le Roi, etc.,etc.? There  is no use in making two bites at a cherry  that way.  Six or seven young ladies of .the city  went . "Star gazing" on Wednesday  night, which might mean studying astronomy. They took with them a rev.  gentlemen to explain the gealogy of all  worlds they saw. <    ,   ���������  \Cliffe & Co. received this week a shipment of lead pencils from the Dixon Pp.'  manufacturers, San Francisco, that had  been shipped in October ��������� last. Four  months on the way;.is great speed for  AmerirahTines. ''<���������'���������;���������  The Ledge has: learned that some of  the Miners' Unions ��������� send outside for  their, printing,-becausethey^get ,it cheaper: . That,is one of the ways to keep up  wages iii British Columbia with a yen-  gance. It] isi .an effective yay to'secure  popular sympathy. ";" -     ... ','������������������'  ; Some local.papers report'a fatal acci-;  dent, at the Queen Bess last week, by  the expiosioh.of powder. These things  are bad enough when true; but when  untrue, as this is",'they are infinitely  worse. A', man'had slight injury done to  one eye; and that is all there i9 about it.  A telegram was received Thursday  afternoon to.the effect that the Sandon  Juniors defeated the Rosslaiid club by a  score of 5 to 0. Oh enquiry it proved to  be the Intermediate team of that' town  and not the Junior League match. The  game was played to fill the change of  programme caused by the non-arrival of  the Sandon Seniors. .Unless another  change is made the Juniors are billed to  play on Saturday, and it is confidently  lioped they will-repeat the score.  Here is what the Vancouver New-Advertiser has to say of the antics of our  confrere. From the comments it will  be seen the publication of such a print  is not only a reflection on itself, but on  the business people of the city who  support it as well: "Not much, however, can be,expected of a city, the people of which support a local press which  continually reviles religion and things  decent, and favors the reduction of even  marriage to a merely business contract,  easily entered and as easily broken���������of  course; to the lasting injury of wife and  family."  Some people are more nice than wise.  The Kootenaian, for instance, has been  greatly shocked because Sandon held its  carnival so soon after the death of the  queen. We would like that print to  show where the name or memory of  our beloved sovereign is more desecrated by holding the carnival when it  was held than they would be by holding  it a month later ? Out of respect for the  feelings of sensitive people like the Kootenaian, however, the committee would  have postponed it when the death of  Her Majesty was announced, had postponement been possible without immoderate sacrifice.' When the sad news  came, however, the proceedings were, so  far completed, that the carnival either  had to go on as announced or be abandoned altogether.  A dance was held  Monday.  Remember theK. of P. dance in Bosun  Hall, New Denver, on the 22nd.  An enjoyable social was held in the  Presbyterian church Thursday evening.  Even the lawyers are affected by the  death of the queen. Q.C. is now changed  toK. C.  Sherry Burchill has started an accountant's office in E. M.Sandiland's  building.  R. F. Green, M.P.P., of Kaslo, and W.  IT. Sandiford, of New Denver, were in  town yesterday.  The Junior hockeyists defeated the  Seniors at a practice game on Monday  evening by a score of 7 to 2.  Owing to a snowslide near Bear Lake  the K. &'.'~S. train did no come in on  Thursday. It was late the following day  before the track was cleared.  The Sandon Forwarding Co. have sent  over fourteen head of mules and horses  to the Liilooet country, where they have  a contract for hauling mill machinery  for the Lome mine.  Mr. J. P. Martin, cigar manufacturer,  has had to increase the number of his  brands. He is putting -up; some fine  lines of choice Havanas, and has to  secure more help' to keep up with the  demand. ; '  We understand that a curling rink,  probably Mr. Robt. McDonald's, intends  to try conclusions with Kaslo on the  latter's ririk, either Monday or Tuesday  .evening. We'll bet dollars to doughnuts  on "Bob."  J. M.- Harris had a few men with a  horse and plow engaged in-repairing the  Recp trail this week, which had:become  all'hills and'"-hollows, thereby rendering  rawhidingTyery difficult-   "'  at Three Forks on |      HINES AND fUNING.  let  fun at coasting,is done away with, for  time at least. ���������   ..- -;  The curling now going on at Rossland  and in which Sandon is deeply interested, resulted so far as we could obtain in  reference to the Sandon players, of Hall  winning'8 out of 10 games, and M. L.  Grimmett 1 out of 5. These figures  were the standing Friday morning,-and  of course liable to be greatly altered  before the bonspeil is 6ver.'    .  Tlie teachers of the public school have  decined to hold a special visiting day on  Friday afternoon of each week. Parents  and others, who are interested in the  education of the j'oung, are cordially invited. A short programme will be rendered by the pupils, to which any assistance on the part of visitors, will be  greatly appreciated by the teachers.  Quite a few Sandonites went with  the Junior hockey team to the Rossland  carnival on Wednesday. Their bull-dog  mascot, "Junior," gaily decorated with  the club's colors, accompanied them  also. It is sincerely hoped oui boys will  return crowned with victory, thereby  retaining the cup for ever and the Junior  Hockey Championship of British Columbia for another year.  It is said the provincial legislature  will be asked to vote )f8,000 to defray the  expenses of a lacrosse team to Australia.  We sincerely hope any such proposition  will be voted down with a rush. When  the people ask for incidental expenses  for schools, roads, bridges, and other  public improvements, they are invariably told the provincial resources are  very limited. If the sports of the coast  want to win glory among our antipodes,  let them provide the money for it  themselves.  The Sandon Senior hockey clnb, to  their regret, did not participate in the  league games at tlia Rossland carnival.  The reason is they were unable to  form a team without drawing from the  Juniors. If the latter plaved early in  the week, they could play with the Seniors also, but the Junior match being  the main drawing card, not taking place  until the last day, they were debarred,  consequently, they had to abandon the  idea altogether.  The Mountain Con Company have  a tunnel contract to D. McDonald.  The Soho and Great Western, McGuigan properties, are to be worked with  larger forces in the spring.  The Wonderful has let out the five or  six men it had employed, arid may not  resume again before spring.  There are eigh't men at work on the  Kaslo group on Cody creek. A car of  ore has been shipped to Trail.  In the shaft at the lower tunnel of the  Rambler-Cariboo, two feet of clean ore  have been recently discovered.  It is generally understood the Star  mill will start up as soon as a water supply is available, which may be in a couple of weeks. .They , are not wholly  dependent on smelter whims, as they  have considerable storage capacity for  concentrates.  It is not- shown the Molly Gibson is  valueless because it has shut down.  Manager White says neglect of eastern  directors to send on the necessary cash  to operate is the cause of the shut down,  which only indicates the property has  not been,paying its way all along.  Although Mr. Alexander could not  give his 60 or 70 miners assurance they  would resume before May, it is confidently hoped smelter difficulties will be  fully adjusted long before that. There  may, however, be even "a darker hour  before the dawn'?���������that is more properties may close down before a settlement  all around is effected. As it is, 24 hours  had not elapsed before some of the men  let out were on' their way to other  camps, and probably half of them are  The children's j away by this time.; .   : '': /'';;;  I  Will Open Up the Corinth.  1 ' ���������'"'-- .! .'��������� , -z ���������   '  Harry Low and'A. Muir have leased  the Corinth group for one year and  bonded the Grehville claims, adjoining  property, from an English company.  Very Tittle work has been done on the  Corinth for the last year, shipping some  80 tons of ore in.that time. The leasees  think they will be able .in the sprinsr to  ship a car a day. as they will.have considerable development done which will  warrant that output. At the present  time work in the tunnels is being kept up.  The Vies of Rossland beat Revelstoke  at hockey yesterdey by 6 to 1. It is expected the Revelstoke team will play  a return nialch with our Seniors hereon  Tuesday.   If so, a lively game is sure.  It is estimated'there are less than 560  tons of gold in the world available for  money, or $4,000,000,000. In currency  there is about the same amount of silver  in circulation there is of gold, the world  over.  A PURE CHAPE CREAM OF TARTAR POWDER  Highest Honors, World's Fair  Gold Medal, Midwinter Fair  Avoid Baking Powders containing:  ttluin.   Tlmy ������r������ Injurioun to henltlat  groawW)lKTOh������!WwgauJ������a!������UBj>Mmc Ob tk Farm.  IN J UEIE3 TO CATTLE.  That cattle are very prone  l'owi indigestible  themi injurious  been known  to swal-  subsiahces, many of  and   even   fatal, has  to    veterinarians for   a  long time. It. is, however, regarded by  many of them as of rare occurrence,  a casualty 'worthy of note more as a  curiosity than as something demanding constant attention.  Afutppsle's on tuberculous cattle  made during the, past four years have i  shown clearly that injuries inflicted by  pointed metallic bodies are'of frequent  occurrence, and therefore of decided  economic importance.  Information gained from the above-  mentioned examinations causes us to  believe that this evil may, to some extent, be prevented. It was noticed that  wMle in certain herds nearly all animals examined were free from injuries  due to foreign bodies, in others nearly  every one was injured. On investigation it was ascertained that this difference was due to the fact that one  herd had access to   miscellaneous ob-  with almost flinty hardness. What  connection has this with horse management on the farm ? What ia the  hoof, anyhow?  Hoofs of all animals are made of  practically the same material as the  skin of the horse, the horn of the cow  and the nail of the man. The layers are  closer packed in the hoot than in the  skin, while the horn and nails are made  of die same material, but of less thickness, than the hoof. If you soak the  horns, nails and hoofs in strong soda  water the scales will separate, and  when placed under a nicroscope furnish the proof of similarity. ' Hoof,  whether alive or dead, will'' absorb  30 per cent of water, thus increasing  both its weight and bulk. Under natural conditions the horse is provided  with the required moisture ,not in the  shape of oil, of which it will absorb  only 7 per cent, but of water. If, now,  you allow a horse to stand in the  stable for a considerable time depending on the absorption of its own urine  for the water for the. hoof, you must  expect the feet to become small, possibly to crack open,, and the result,  contracted heels, wasted frog and  wbat is known as navicular diseases'.  Next, the   digestive   system   becomes  poultry are not particular. Some that  is weedy or of an inferior quality will  do. One or two good-sized bundles of  grain for each flock of 20 to 30 hens  should be spread out daily on the floor.  The unthraehed sheaves of grain should  bo stored in a shed if possible to keep  it dry and free from snow, When' the  weather permits the poultry to be out  the grain may be spread on the ground  iu tho yard.  RENEWED VIBOR.  BROUGHT   ABOUT.THROUGH   THE  USE  OF  DR. WILLIAM'S PINK  PILLS.  WHO SHOULD KEEP BEES.  Any person who'is fond of the study  of nature particularly of the habits of  the honey bee, can succeed, while those  w'ho still cling to the brimstone and  dishpan notion, and who shun the little  pets because they sting should avoid  this pursuit. A careless and lazy  person is sure to fail. The requirement." are tact, patience, watchfulness  and gjod judgment, and a desire to  emulate the busy humming marauder  and improve each shining hour.  .    , ^       ���������   ���������   ...  ,,.      Jt      ..,    . f impaired, the hoofs become shelly and  jects on pastures and the others had;,   .,,. , , , ,  _���������j.     T>-iTl_- >_...:__.._.. .���������ii:..i���������i:..; '^brittle, and you have a ruined horse.  Moral���������Keep   your   horses   in    the  not. Before giving any illustration of  thes6 statements let us see what injuries' are caused by, foreign' bodies.  Among the most frequent post-mor  tem indications of the presence of some  foreign body are evidences of an inflammatory process about the second  stomach reticulum, or honeycomb by  which it becomes fastened either to  the liver or to the diaphragm, or to  both. In the new tissue, formed by  this inflammatory process are oner or  m'ore round abscesses, or tumors,  which, when cut open, discharge afoul-  smelling pus. In some of the herds examined scarcely an animal .was free  from this inflammatory condition. The  bindingi down of the free ventral end  of the liver by inflammation is equally  frequent and accompanied by a defeneration of some of the liver tissue,  Again, the course of the foreign body  is invariably toward the lungs and the  heart. It,punctures the liver or the  diaphragm and penetrates a lobe of  the lungs or the heart. When it enters the lungs a pneumonia is usually  started which extends over the greater  part of the affected lobes. In' some  instances an abscess forms, and this  may' break into an air tube and the  contents) be discharged externally.   :  The most unfortunate and usually  fatal injury is the penetration' of the  heart by the pointed body.   Death may  come, speedily or slowly after a wasting disease, according to the nature of  the injury to the heart. In the cases  which we have seen the injury usually  resulted in an inflammation of the  pericardial sac, followed by suppuration. The pericardium becomes enormously distended with fluid a������.d pus,  This exudate compresses the heart to  sucii an extent that its action becomes  very feeble and death results from  general drop3y.  Another disease which has been lately observed by us in dairy cattle, as a  result of injury to the second stomach  by foreign bodies, is abscess' in the  liver. Sometimes (here were as many  as five or six o������ these abscesses,  each, at least us large as a hen's egg  und filled with foul pus.��������� Report Bureau; of Animal Industry.  THE HOIiSK'K FOOT.  Every farmer must have noticed that  horses grown in dry countries have  small, upright feet, and those grown  on wet, low lands have flat, wcak-  hceled ones, as a rule. Ponies grown  for: generations on steep hillsides: and  rocky heights develop a strong, high  foot, .with a small ground surface, but  stable as little as possible- and keep  them shod as short a time in the year  as possible. Give them every opportunity to get their feet on the moist  grass or ground, remembering the  maxim, "No hoof, no horse."  ORCHARD AND GARDEN.  Garden soils are seldom too rich,  Now is a good time to prune the  quince.  Do not. buy' large plants in full  bloom.  Soil and location will change the  flavor of fruits.  Give verbenas a rich but rather  light soil.  The rose is a hearty feeder. Therefore it will bear annual manuring.  Bo' not apply a mulch until the  ground is frozen reasonably hard.  The object in mulching is to preserve  as even a temperature as possible.  Plant a tree just as deep as it stood  in the nursery, allowing for the soil to  settle. '      t''  A tree will rarely do ltd best with  its' collar much too high or much too  low in the ground.  A newly translated tree should occupy a bed of fine, mellow soil with  ample room for every root. '  If trees are rather large, when planted out they had better, be staked.  Mulching the quince trees with coal  ashes now will be found a good'plan.  A little poultry manure put around  each strawberry plant now will help  to secure a thriftier growth.  It may seem strange, but It is true,  that'fruit of'fine appearance sells bet- j  ter than that of extra quality.  An unfruitful orchard may often K������  brought into bearing by a heavy application of good stable manure.  All manure for the garden should  be thoroughly rotted and fined before  applying, even if applied now.   .  With quinces it is a good plan, any  time after the leaves fall, to go carefully over the trees and cut back tho  new growth.  In keeping onion sets  through    the  I winter it should be  remembered that  a cool, dry temperature is  the essential thing.  UNTIIRE3HED GRAIN.  Save some unthrasheil grain fur the-  poultry in winter. 'It will save the  thrasher bill, and the hens will even  pay1 an extra profit on it. Wheat is  best, but rye, oats, &c, will do. Yon  need not take the beat grain, as the  ARTIFICIAL WILTED FLOWERS.  The imitators of nature in the floral  line are fast becoming serious competitors of the florists who trade in naturally grown flowers. The following  description of the latest triumph of the  artists in artificial flowers is .interesting1.  Dame Nature must spare no effort  this coming spring if sha hopes, to outdo1 Dame Art in the (production of  flowers of the field and garden. ������The  velvet geraniums, pelargoniums, roses,  poppies, fuchsias, ��������� chrysanthemums,  marguerites, tulips, etc., that make up  the floral display in the [shops just  now are marvels of loveliness in grace  and color. Every woman dressmaker  is loading the evening gowns with garlands of rich blossoms, and so strong  is tho influence of the, flowers that the  gowns are given the names of the  posies they exploit.  One orders, lor example, an orchid  dinner dress, or a geranium ball  toilet, or an '.iris opera frock, and the  whole color scheme of the costume is|  laid down with a view, to* harmonizing  with the tufts and festoons of brilliant  blooms. Enormous shoulder, knots; of  velvet roses or big pastel tinted peonies;  ornament every black dress, and, not  content, with garlanding the gowns,  women pin mighty nosegays on their  evening wraps, and their ostrich feather and chenille boas and on their chiffon and ermine inuffa,  To render the flowers even more  triumphantly- conspicuous [by gaslight, they are spangled, or glitter  with silver dust along the edges of  their velvet-and Silk muslin petals.  This very frankly announces the floral garnitures as artificial, but does  not detract from their beauty, though  one of the oddest and most interesting! species of this false flora is; the  (���������'harming wilted blooms that one artistic and enterprising manufacturer has  produced. His wilted flowers are  r.n:ide of liberty silk and are so amazingly natural in appearance that only  by. actual touch and close: inspection  can the deception be discovered.' A'  chiffon gown trimmed entirely with  pale yellow and pink wilted roses was  voted the first prize by the women at  a fashionable ball tin Now York,  where no less thnn a couple of bushel  baskets of artificial blossoms wore  used in the ornamentation of Ihe  cost union.  .Wrs. Peter Beumcr Tells How These Pills  Released Her Prom Years of Xrui-ulslac  gMtnt After Doctors ami Oilier Medicines  Uatt Failed.  Among  the best known    and most  respected residents of   the    township>  of Gainsboro,   Lincoln   county,    Ont.,  are Mr. and Mrs. Peter Beamer. For  a long time Mrs. Beamer was the victim'   of a   complication   of   diseases,  which made her life    one of    almost  constant misery, and from which she  nearly dispaired   of   obtaining relief.  To a reporter who recently interviewed her, Mrs. Beamer gave the following particulars of her illness, and ultimate cure:���������"For   some   nine years  I   was troubled with a pain    in1   Ihe  back, and neuralgia, which caused me  unspeakable     misery.     The pain    in  my back   was  so   bad   that   whether  sitting or lying down, I suffered more  or less torture.     My appetite left me,  and I suffered from headaches accompanied, by attacks of    dizziness    that  left me at times too weak   to    walk.  My nervous system   was    badly shattered,   so   that   the   slightest   noise  would startle me, and my sleep    at  night was. broken    by sheer exhaustion.   I was under the care of three  different    doctors    at   various times,  but did not succeed in getting more  than the merest temporary relief.   I  also used    several.  advertised medicines, but  with no better results.   I  was finally urged to try Dr. Williams'  Pink Pills, and got half a dozen boxes.   In the course of a few weeks   I  noted considerable improvement, and  as a consequence, I gladly continued  the  use    of    the    pills   for  several  months, with the result   that   every  symptom of the malady left me, and  I was    able to   do    my    housework  (without the least trouble.   As several  years have passed   since I have used  the pills, I feel    safe in saying that  the euro is permanent, and the result  also    verifies    the    claim* that    Dr.  Williams' Pink Pills cure when other  medicine fails."      The reporter    can  only add that Mrs. Beamer's present  condition indicates a state of perfect  health, and speaks louder than mere  words can'do, the benefit these pills  have b&en to her.  Dr. Williams' Pink Pills have restored more Weak and ailing women  and girls to robust health than any  other medicine ever discovered, which  in part accounts for their popularity,  throughout the world. These pills  are sold by all dealers or may be had  by mail a/t 50 cents a box, or six  boxes for $2.50, by addressing the  Dr. Williams "Medicine Co., Brockville,  Ont.  DAINTY'LEMON SANDWICHES,  Gream thoroughly one cap of butter  and work grudually into it the hard  boiled yolks of two eggs rubbed to a  paste, with one raw yolk, one-fourth  of 'a teaspoon of salt, one teaspoon of  French mustard, or one-quarter ofa  teaspoon of dry,' two tablespoons of  strained lemon juice, and onfe&alf teaspoon of freshly grated rind. Beat and  work all together well and spread on  thin slices of white bread.  TIME'S PRANKS.  Every one notes that the passage of  time seems now swift and now slow;  but it is! not given to every one to  express his cognizance of this fact in  Mrs. HeiiLhy's bewildering language.  Sure, an' yistherday tho hours was  dragging at me heels os if they'd  stones tied to thim, remarked the  good woman as she bent over tho  .scrubbing-board, wrestling with Mr.  Harlihy'a one white shirt; an' here's  to-day they're galloping that fast it's;  mesilf can't even catch the tails ay  thim.  Yistherday at this toime, she continued, after one fearful glance at the  clock in the corner, yistherday at this  toime it was nowherea near half past  tin, an' to'day it's all but twilro I  I  A;  .- f  i  h  ���������  \.  \--t  ���������.t'.-fJ  V.     >,'J  (  I  .)  res* TIRED  MOTHERS  IA' little  elbow leans; upon   your  knee,  Yout tired knee, that has so much  to   bear;  A child's dear eyes are looking lovingly     "  From    underneath      a thatch     of  tangled hair,  Perhaps you do not heed  the velvet  touch  Of    warm,    moist    fingers, folding  , yours so tight;  You do not prize this" blessing overmuch;  You are almost  too  tired  to pray  to-night.  But  if    some  night,     when  you sit  down to rest,  You ..- miss the   elbow;   from your  ��������� tired .kaee,    c>  QMiis. restless, curling head from off  your breast,  This, lisping  tongue    that clatters  constantly;  If - from your own the dimpled hands  had. slipped  -And    ne'er ������������������ would  nestle   in  your  palm again;  If   the   white  feet   into   their  grave  had tripped,  ,   I could  not    blame    you for your  heartache  then!  not think as:do they, nor will even  the physical activities be like theirs.  The word of admonition that does not  ripple  the  placid  disposition  of  one  child will fret another to exasperation  and still  not    correct    the original  fault.!    Far each there must be at  least some alteration in  the method  of disciplinary training and education.  Yet this! will not ibe difficult for the  resourceful sympathetic mother. She  will instinctively feel what each child  needs.      She   will be daily providing  plays    and    means of    employment,  really of culture, which will not only  ���������satisfy'.the.'needs .of-nn/������h /.k.->j   .1������������������  satisfy the needs of each child, but  also promote her own life interests.  GREEN OR BLACK.  bouquet is a revelation if! T de,,c,0Us. the  BHtish gr0wn teas TtlJ^llsZl "T ^  drinkers try Ceylon Green. y Japan tea  "A?0?141  kiss a roay>  "sties*  foot  And hear a patter in my home once  more;  If  I could  mend    a broken  cart   to-  day,  To-morrow    make  a kite  to  reach  the sky,  There is  no woman  in  God's  world  ,       could sjay  tone was; more blissfully content than  But, ah,  the dainty pillow next my  own '  ��������� SOME USES FOR SQUASH.        '  Of all  varieties' of squasn  the im_  proved hufobard is; the.best, but being  very hard to raise the most of u8 are  obliged    to   use  the more     common  kinds'   the ��������� Tennessee    sweet potato  being one.of the best of these.  '  But  palatable pies: can be made from almost any pquas'h.  Boiled' Squash-Peel, Blice, and remove the seeds from the squash. Lay  m cold water for half an hour, then  put into enough slightly salted boiling   water  to  cover it, and boil  an ' *  hour       Drain     dry,  mash  an<1  ^     ' "  smooth  in    a wooden    bowl.      Heat  again and stir in a lump of butter the  size of uu &Bg, one-fourth cupful of  milk, season to taste and serve very  hot. J  .Winter    squashes  are much  finer  than  the summer varieties for boil  mg.  Scalloped Squash-Heat  one-fourth '  S^^^^tothescalSg  pomt, sto m a lump  of butter  thf  based on purely selfish grounds, but  the fact remains', nevertheless. The  little angel in the cradle loves mother simply for what mother does for  it, and this' is as nature intended.  Tliere comes a time, however, when  the simpliciity of baby existence begins to modify and widen, and the  child's: ' feelings and liking for its  mother, is associated with caresses  and. kisses, loving looks and' baby-  talk. This- is the beginning of the  ���������i   1:1.     -   ���������-  PEARLS OF TRUTH.  WIeness is man7*athered murerieg  '���������n one nanie.-Riohter.  aate  thee.���������Henry VIII  O>Zr7 ^ ^ hLm6^-Grevme.  ������*J"* good   is   the- only    certainly,  emotional   life  of   the  child.      -That It*,,^ T~u   **   ��������������������� only    certainly  mothers, delighted with the awaken- lS ?,        ������'    *   man*    ^^i  mg of love in; the little heart, should |   S Sldno*  call at frequently into exercise is but    the ��������� ""l ^ d������ the m0re we ~������ do ;  ������*tural.      The child's' responsiveness;   W6 haT ^ ?������ *" th& more **���������  i* th, ������.,.���������������t reward of ..   , we have.-Hazlitt  is' the sweet reward of their pain and  sacrifice. But there is danger here  of carrying petting to excess. Beyond a certain limit it is hurtful to  excite unduly a child's emotions.  Who has not seen fond mothers and  muTheh!   t^ *    "**   P^ten^ion  much has been borrowed ; nature nsv-  ������ Pretends.-Lavater.  There is no outward sign    of   tru������  rrtrftythat^notre?tonadeep  moral fnnn^0���������������_    ���������    .. tt ueL,P  T���������e utu. *,,,, M6d to;tta��������� dead!   wWe ��������� onf "^ :.*>*������.  i Wmsh, .���������������,, ������������������������ mt into    .������������  tered    pudding    di*.   ���������-.... muLuiirs and l���������,      , .      ���������������������������������. uui res  doUng aunts  and  nurses prolonging I m^aJ foundati^.-Goeth6.  their caresses of little ones until the I J^ation ^ ���������*������-* rulingfirf*  animated  little  mite fairly quivered   ^ th* **>.������* the tigar that lurk  with excess of rapture?     Such ex-   m ^^--^ohn Eiake.  hibitions. of "liveliness" delight visi-   . 'Ihe^^ ��������� ffreat achievement that  tors and  older children,  and baby-   * ?     th* ���������mlt of ^ient   working  lorang  people    generally; but a high   ^ Wait^^-J. G. Holland       '       ^  medical    authority   pronounces; them '  ��������� H* who ta not contented with what  bad for babV������ ���������.r^������ ���������������������������.._   . (he has, would not be contented with  v.hathe would JU������e to have.-^0cr:ti  it is a wir������ ir,o^ ...-L- ,      .     . .  sifting bread  Brown in    a  crumbs; over the top.  j quick oven.  Squash Pie���������Another way which  ,wilI perhaps; ha ve more favor is one  pint of boiled squash, one cupful of  .  ,     . ana  little children need a  ������. * uvuou squash, one cupful of .             ,,.             , , .   ���������  , ,���������, .   ���������         ,.,                    i.           . ,��������� from petting    and kissing,  brolwn sugar, three eggs, two table- ,.           ,          JT.-x ,    ^,  spoonfuls or molassn.^ nr,��������� ���������*-������!-������   MAKING TASKS  PLEASANT  There ������g nothing productive of as j  as great results as the little house-  U������Jd tasks, which are first explained,  and then practiced/  The best way da  that .which makes the doing a pleas4  ������w.      The tiniest child  will  wipe a   ^onfuis of molassa/oneV,M   "^  d^h ������o, the mere novelty of it.^ut   ^ of onelted ������ ^fT1"  th3 novelty may Wcar off as the d^ , one    tea������n������nfn,   I?' ^ ������f ein^er-  *a( increase.  '     Begin  by  telUng a little story  as  the dishes are being washed, and how  many (things; are to bo. told of pottery.  How the ancient people made  their  dishes-and  what Strange  pieces  are  ���������������������<1  yet.      Indian pottery and  all ,. -- ������������u or it wiill burn  the new and  wonderful, creation in   '**ke "omit, BoraJW frwa ^  onma   may be woven  into stories.       ���������b through a colander  fetudy corn on the cob, in the meal ' ,'*!-*fc< ��������� J    '  and itai bther secondary, products and  bad for baby's; nervous system. Over-  excitement, this authority observes,  causes a degeneration of the nerve-  matter of the brain and spinal cord.  It is all very well to play with  baby, and to kiss and pet it, and  draw forth its; love, as mothers have  dome from the beginning; but babies  and  little children need a rest even  I is a wise man wio knows his own  buuMH,- and it is a wiser man who  thoroughly attends to it.-H. LW<������  ^he cheerful itve Ion&ast ^ _  a-d afterwards in our regards. cS  one    teaspoonful   of    cinnamon,   one  Pint of milk, and a little salt  JEh������ ia sufficient for tw>  or one large deep one.  Iar^'h f������" PICS can^ cut into  I i������>H *tt?-6* ^ DOt Pared' ^d baked  L^r60- Be c������������^ not to cook  i-SL^f*������ritwI1Iteriu'-   When soft  rub through a colander, after which  it. ols( ready for use.  ^^ alone ha, a charm for -^^^  wtaa   and oats; and care for the lit-   Bether.      ThesT are  m^f A hr   t  Plantlets.        Later    acquaint    them^st. m������  ������������r break"  ���������with a mill if one is' within reach or       Baked    Winter    sn,���������ci,   n *  tell them about milling and why we   the squash   and    remove Ihe    T  do  not  eat  tho whole grains.  Then   Slice into jfaoi wSJ *     "  they wii, be ready .to do a little bak- **>��������� a ,������^ 07^������ PUt  **' anci what fun it will be as moth- grate, or in a baki^ oln n f, ?  er tells them tho why of each step. about an hour WW '/ ^  And .there is sweeping and dusting and ^^ i^tat^nordfi0ne' ^e/  and darning and mending, each wit J on a dish to to S' ZtTZ^  their histories  to be  told and their   like Sweet potatL '  liUUl petting    and kissing. '    Nutri     X3������vee-  tion ������nd growth take place best when       ^P^dence, silly talk, foolish ranitv  the child  is^ quiet.      It should  hav.   aild ~^ curiosity ar������ 'm '^ .T1?'  the chil.d  is quiet.      It should have  long   periods,   sven   when 'awake,  of  being lot simply alone.  There  is    a class of    ailments    to  which children are subject that is  traced directly to the over-stimulation of the emotional nature. The  early decay of the teeth is, one; excessive saliva another; the dragging  of   one    foot in walking is   also    a  ���������0���������  ^   ������1(.aiu.y exna  through  emotional   excitement.  ���������   ������, wuiwu ranity,  and vain curiosity are closely allied;  they are children of one family.���������Fontaine. '  Hath any wounded thee ? Soft language dresses it, forgiveness' oures it,  and oblivion takes away the scar.���������  Erancis Quarlos.  Patience is tho ballast of the soul,  tjhat will keep it from rolling1 and  tumbling in  the    greatest 0fltorm.���������  familiar    sign  of  vitality exhTust J |Bisllop Hopkins.  patience, anions the virtues, is like  ranmn������v<������    :v.   .!...���������> . '    kl  COOL AND METHODICAL.  JA lawyer who worthUy bears a distinguished name occupies an old-fashioned mansion on  the edge of New  York.   His sister, who lives with him,  tells a laughable story which is reported in Harper's  Round  Table,  il  lustrating his coolness aud love  method.  -��������� 0���������o, emu uy ics quiet  radiance   it   heightens   every human  grace.���������Robert Aliyn, LL.D.  ,    It is consoling to   think   that   this  'matter of old age is not chronic, and  that, after a certain crisis,   we    may  come out as young- as any of them.���������  Theodore Brown.  1N0 man can tell whether he is rich  ",   or. poor by turning,to his ledger. It ia  the heart that makes a man rich.   Ho  Z , U0&Tt Ulat ma^es a man rich    n���������  Recently his sister tiptoed into his M* r^ or P������br according to what T  room   sometime after midnight, audi*' not -''ccor.ding   to   what he hL  told him she thought burglars were in ' ""'"-  ^���������TtA      V  mi *  the house.   The lawyer put on    his  dressing gown and went down stairs.  In the back hall ho found a rough  Beecher.  Half the difficulty of fighting any  ���������0���������* battle or accomplishing ������Z  ^ task vanishes when a ma! fe^  that ho has comrades at Ms side fight-  ing m the same oauso, or that tho ey03  ways to    bo    explained.      Oh,   who I    Sauash   Co*���������":,' I    ,    . ������ ������ "* ""'��������� i������wu stairs.  wouldn't bo glad to be a child again if   better- oaJS to  th^T,   ^  Tf h V* *** ^ h������ ������0Und a rou������h  mother would teach like that ?     She Ubbard  squa.h  cooL    7'  T    the    ooking man  trying  to open a   door  hasn't done much of it yet-tfae aver-   just as fcrool ,c T^**  as  aboTO ^   that  Ied  "*<������   the   back  yard.      The I "* *������ "J"Hameoauso or thaf ihn  age mother, but her ^ unlocked  the  door  and   " tlhoBe he lo^, ^^"^ ^  ing  her  to it gradually,  and before onjiweak stoma V        was pulling at it with all his might.   **������*��������� h������art, ���������"- ������-- - *      d  '"��������� **-     '"  REST jrn������ ntnrn-^Z The lawyer> seeing tho robber's ore-   *  I    1 CHILDREN'S EMOTIONS. | dioament,  called to him: I  AVOIDING USELESS EXERTION  j    Bo.  at  tho opora,-ycry good(   in.  *^M*\*M^?t\^���������l^  to������ay  that-;,j    Eortune somoUmes ~ ca   fooIs of^^Z^l^T^  -������t .e as the others see; it  will f o J^*^ * ������ -^ j- men_by    ^* ^  ^\^^  .... ~'~m ",���������<= ^upon nun, and  ^   -������   .v it Kruauauy,  and before I   "1^ f"1"* ^ 1C Wlth a" hia mi*ht-  ^ hearts prayin^ ^r his victorv  long the child and  the mother  will   REST FOR CHILDREN'S EWmnvQ    H T^ ,1������������,^ th������ r������bber'8 ere'        *' *****'  have   revolutionised   ideas  regarding       Thor   ��������� ^UiihN S EM01I0NS.   dusament,  called to him: '  household drudgery. I tje J?  ,   Q������ more matter-of-fact lit-       II does not open that way, you idiot J  The one  child  is    a much simpler   thar7* ZZ^r^ ^^ *" ������^ati������ ������ " 8Ud6S ba������k '  ���������problem than  two or more children     mental TnT ^ S������Und uns^ti"  for each child is' a distinct entity ������\^J.**d  Pr������Saw  t(> aa^  ^.t    a-1    Eortune somot/mes   milccs   fools of  W^^^M^^MM^^^������W^^^m^^^^k^^^^^t?^^m.  mm������������mxum&ikims^,k^%i It"  i   v  THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, February 16, 1901.  The Mining Review.  SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16, 1901.  RAILWAYS.  There are a great many people in this  province  who  aie    looking   for great  things  from  a   proposed  "competing"  railway from the Boundary to Vancouver. As for our part, we can see nothing  in it, .or nothing in any railway movement  for   ihe  alleviation of particular  wrongs except through government control,   whenever  that  can   be   brought  about.   Everything in civilization in the  . shape  of    industrial,   commercial  and  financial interests, appears to be centering in trusts.,In our labor organizations,  we have one huge trust, in  commercial  and financial matters (he drift is that  way very rapidly;  and it is safe to say  that ten years will not have elapsed before all the railways on the American  continent      outside    of      government  control, will be one huge  trust also.    It.  is, of course, the history of  things the  world over that these trusts will not last  forever.   It will not be long in the combinations, until some interests conclude  they" are not getting what they ought to  get, anil selfishness will assert itself in a  disruption, from which the  public may  either gain or lose.  Already there are signs of breakups in  some of the labor organizations, as the  "hewers of wood" find they are made so  that agitators may make an easy living  out of them. It only requires a little  more of the coming intelligence of the  20th centur}' to make this latter fact  more readily apparent.      ,  To our mind these disruptions are  paving the way for government opportunities to purchase control, and to cooperate in the public interests,'if the  management is taken out of the hands  of partisans. It would never do for the  candidate of a dominion party to have  the nomination'of the officials and employees in tieneral.ot a railway���������political  competency would never substitute for  railway knowledge and efficiency. It  would only end in public disaster. If,  however, the railways of the country  under government control were placed  in charge of a Board responsible not to  parties, but to the people as a whole,  where partisanship would have no play  and efficiency alone would count, there  is no reason, why government control  should not be made the one thing needed by the people.  A DELICATE    CHILD  Let a delicate child take a  little Scott's emulsion of cod-  liver oil after breakfast or  dinner���������not too much���������too  much will upset the stomach.  Better too little than too much.  The effect will be slow; it  ouorht to be slow. In a week,  you will see it began the first  day.    Don't be in' a hurry.  We'll sund you a little to try if you like.  SCOTT & I30WNE,   Chemists, Toronto.  GOLD VS. SILVER AND LEAD.  The eagerness with  which gold properties are grasped  at in  preference to  silver, in some parts of the world,  especially in Canada's eastern cities and  England, is to say the leastof it remarkable.   When the present owners bought  the Le Roi at Rossland they paid $(> a  share to the majority holders and $7.25  to many, who had smaller holdings, and  to the present, the property has paid no  more in dividends than the Payne that  has not cost the present owner* one-  quarter of the money.    A  glimpse over  the facts also shows that of the twenty-  four mines' of   British Columbia   that  have paid dividends, eighteen of them  are silver-lead properties in the Slocan,  the   whole  of   them    costing    present  owners but little more, if any, than the  present owners of the Lo Roi would ask  for that property, if it was for sale.   It  is quite true that but few silver properties prove as large institutions as in any  of the gold properties; but it is  also a  fact that it takes infinitely less capital  lo buy and work them. A half a million,  for instance, is a large price for any  silver-lead mine, while any gold property of any note runs up into manv  millions. Besides this, one-fourth'to  one-tenth of the expenditure on a gold  property in machinery and wages- produces more money in a silver-lead  property. For instance, $15 a ton is a  fair average of the value of the ore of  the gold properties of this province,  when that of but very few silver-lead  mines runs below $60, and many,of them  double that amount and more.  It is quite true silver and lead fluctuate in value, while gold never does; but  the drops by fluctuation have been so  few in mining in this country, as to out  but very little figure in a comparison of  values.  ' The consequences of a diseased condition of the stomach and digestive and  nutritive system are most disastrous to  the whole body. One by one every  organ may become involved. The misery is maddening. The most extreme  cases of "stomach trouble" and the evils  resulting from it have been cured by Dr.  Pierce's Golden Medical Discovery. It  strengthens the stomach, purines the  blood and builds up the body with, sound  healthy flesh.  "I was taken with severe headache," writes  Thonins A. Sw.nrls, Rox 103, Sub-Stnliou C, Columbus. Ohio, then cramps in the stomach, and  my food would not digest, then kidney and liver  trouble, and my back (jot weak so I could  scarcely pet around. 1 just gnve money to the  doctors whenever I thought they would do me  any good, hut the more I doctored the worse I  got until six yenrs passed. I had become so  poorly I could only walk in the house by the aid  of chair, mid I jjo't so l.hiii 1 had given up to die,  thinking that 1 could not be cured. Then I saw  one of my neighbor boys and lie said, '"Take ray  advice and take J)r. Tierce's Golden Medical  Discovery and make a new man out of yourself."  The first bottle helped ine so r thought 1 would  get another, and after I had taken eight bottles  in about six weeks I was weighed and found I  had gained twenty-seven (r;) pounds. I have  done more hard work in the past eleven months  than I did in two years before, and 1 ntu as stout  and healthy to-day, I think, as I ever was."  Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets cure  biliousness.  Tin: Nelson Tribune has now come to  the  conclusion   that  the   mine owners  favor, the contention of this paper instead of that of our Nelson confrere���������  that   they   approve  of  a   government  bonus instead of an export duty.    Why  any sane man should come to the conclusion they would decide otherwise, it  is   most difficult to    understand.     An.  export duty would force the exporters to  pay so much more when they sent min-  real out of the country, and to submit to  heavy smelter rates when  they did  not  export.      We    believe    the   provincial j  smelters are doing everything they possibly can  to assist the provincial   producers; but there is always  something  repugnant in human  nature when compelled to accept Hobson'-s choice.  When  smelters   are   so   numerous  in Canada  that they will compete with one another  for local   trade, the   export duty nii;:ht  work  well enough, but until  then  the  bonus on  export is certainly preferable;  W. S.  PlSBM'KY  Sandon, B, G.  '.'  '   H.T. Twifiu  N'ow Denver, B. C.  DREWRY & TW1GG  Dominion and Provincial Laud Surveyors.  Civil and Mining Engineer*.  Bcilfoul it McNeil Code.  A. R. HEYLAND,  ENGINEER,  AND PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR.  SANDON.B.C.  A Giiixri'Sisat the facts show that the  mine owners and managers as a class  are not the selfish creatures some people  picture them to be. G. W. Hughes, for  instance, paid the, funeral expenses of  Ole Olsen, killed in a slide some weeks  ago, and in the pceident that befel j\Ir.  Cameron last week, he paid for an engine sent for a doctor, and the funeral  expenses of the dead man, including the  fares of about GO or 70 sympathizers accompanying the remains toNew Denver,  though his company were in no way  responsible for either of the accidents.  These owners,and..managers have many  calls on them that few people know anything of, and they invariably contribute  to everything thathasineritor necessity  in its,'make-up.     ,  M. L. GRIMMETT, IX. B.  Barrister, Solicitor,  Notary  Public, Etc.  Sandon, British Columbia. '  Pocket diaries for' 1901' in variety  at  Clitt'e's bookstore. '<:���������   :;  The Denver House  oqoo  Headquarters lor Travelling Men and  Miners.    ,.  The Table is first class.  The Bar is always stocked by the best  Imported Wines, Liquors and Cigars.  The Rooms arc all that can be desired  for comfort.  NELSON & CO., Proprietors.  Established 1858.  . Smith & Co.  riannfacturers of all kinds of  Plain and Fancy  its  VICTORIA, B.C.  BRANCH-VANCOUVER. Bl C.  This is the machine that talks���������sings���������plays every instrument���������reproduces  Sousa's Band���������string orhcestras���������Negro Minstrels, Church Choirs, etc. ;  It reproduces the violin,, piano, flute, cornet, trombone, banjo, mandolin,  piccolo and every other instrument.  The Berliner Gram-o-phone is louder���������clearer, simpler and better than any  other talking machine at any price. It sings every kind of song, sacred, comic,  sentimental, patriotic, "Coon" songs, English, Trench and Scotch Songs, selections from Grand and Comic Operas, plays cake walks, waltzes, two-steps, marches,  in fact everything that can be played on any instrument or number of instruments  can be reproduced on the Berliner Gratn-o-phone with the wonderful indestructible record discs.  .  It tells funny stories or repeats a prayer. It can entertain hundreds atone  time in the largest hall or church, or it can be subdued to suit the smallest room.  The Records are not wax, they are Hard, Flat, Indestructible Discs, which,  will last 10 years.  The Berliner Gram-o-phone is made in Canada, it is guaranteed for five years.  The Grain-o-phone is used and endorsed by the leading clergymen and  others throughout Canada.  The Berliner Gram-o-phone received the only medal  forTalking Machines at the Toronto Exhibition 1900.  The Berliner Graino-phone has been widely imitated  and the records counterfeited, therefore be ware of machines  with misleading names as they are worthless.  If the Berliner Gram-o-phone is not for sale in your  town, write to us for illustrated catalogues and other  information, free.  Factory : 2G7-371 Aqueduct St., Montreal.  Emanuei, Br.ou'f, General Manager for Canada.  Price  including  a }<i inch horn,  3 records  and  concert sound box.  ������������������-;<,  ?!  ���������! 7  ���������; / 'i  - it-  hi  ft  i: i  1. ;  \ \  P  1 1/  I  VI  E. BERLINER, 2315 St Catherine Street,  .    .    .  MONTREAL.  OT. B. Oliffo, Agent, Sandon THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, February 16, 1901.  JUDGMENT AND WEALTH.  There are some people who say it requires judgment and foresight to make  wealth, and that*wealth  is never made  without them.   History, however, shows  wealth is often the result of accidents.  There is a  case in   point,   in   Ottawa.  Someyears before thelirstbuildingswere  erected   in   that  city, ��������� a   man   named  Sparks had assisted   his   employer   in  taking out timber on the land where the  city now  stands.   The employer failed  in his lumbering   operations,   and  was  unable to pay Sparks about a hundred  dollars or so he owed him.'  He finally,  however olfered Sparks a deed of a piece  of bush land as payment.    Sparks found  he could get' nothing else and accepted  the deed under protest as it were.    In a-  year or so after.  Colonel By commenced  the 'liideau    canal,    and    made   one  terminus of it through  the iand  Sparks  took for his pay;   With the canal  commenced, the yillage of  Bytown  sprung  up,   Sparks   selling   lots   for  the   site.  Later the   place   was selected   by   the  Queen as the  capital   of  Canada,   and  called it Ottawa,  Sparks selling land for  the capital   buildings,   the  lots for the  best buildings and'blocks in the city on  Sparks' street,  the  principal  street   of  the place.    We believe  the   old man is  now dead, but by   accepting   the   land  forced on him, for  atiillie,   he  has left  his family immensely rich.    History has  many instances   of   this kind,  showing  that accident,   and   not  foresight,   and  wealth   often   go   hand   in   hand.  (���������������������������*t(t������(������������iie������������tto������to������t������������t������tttt0t������tte������ot������tti*ti9tet������c������t������ie(������e������tt*tt������te������i(������������*  ������  0  e  ������  'e  e  9  ���������  9  9  6  9  9  9  9  %  8  0  ���������  ���������  e  e  e  a  rHE BIG- STORE  Arrived  We are Offering Speeial Values In Dress Goods,  Carpets, Oilcloths, Tapestry, Spares, Curtains.  ������ <<  Have You  Ha Our Latest Quotations on Groceries?  ��������� -  ���������  ������������������  A  O  e  '0  0  o  0  9  ���������  O  0  0  0  0  O  ������  0  O  0  ������������t������(������<ot8t������������et������������������o������(i������������(t������t������t������*������t������������e((iiit(((*tt������i������ieo(t������ot������90������oii(������������e������ittte������������������  ��������� ���������   ��������� A.  Investments in Mines.  The leading eastern newspapers are  beginning to 1 caii/.e the value of mining  investments. ���������AVi'tniWs the following  from the New York Tribune: ,  .     :  "The mining industry has paid  moreJ  dividends, compared with other industries,  than any other ' business known,  Compare the profits in mining with the  profits of .the 156,000 odd miles of railroad,with the aggregated  liabilities  of  nearly   $10,000,000,000,   then   you   see  which  pays best.    Under  the  wing of  mining there exists some of the safest  and   most   profitable   of   all   business.  Take,   for   instance,   the  twelve great  smelting companies���������the mineral pawnbrokers.   The smelting company   that  does a strictly custom  business shows  absolutely  and   unquestionably, larger  profits   than   any   other    industry   in  America.   I  know   of instances where  capital invested in  smelting companies  has been turned,live times a year, and  each time the margin of  the profit  has  been over twenty  per cent of the entire  amount handled.   They  take no  risk:  simply buy the raw gold  and  silver in  the ore, at a reduced price, extract their  cost of treatment,  and pay  the  miner  a residue.  In'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   ^    ,  rs  *  Our Boots and Shoes, Underclothing, and, in fact,  all supplies���������just what's wanted in the camp. 'Call and  inspect them. >","'...'���������"���������"���������  CJAMHlFiOIsr.  ������������������������������������������������������^^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^^^���������������������������������������������������������������^^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^���������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������^  The Kaslo Smelter.  Kiislo is asked to give a cash bonus oj  $50,000 and exemption from taxation to  the proposed smelter. This is a fair  business proposition. That town has a  debenture debt of $36,000, which plus  $50,000 would be $86,000, for a place that  will probably be 2,000 people with the  smelter hands.- We would ��������� like to see  Sandon have a smelter for a fair consideration, but even whistles may be  bought, too dear, and $30,000 debt for a  place of 2,000 people is no trifle.  tx/e Glass  Ware that is Right  FOR OVKB, I'TFTV YEARS  Mrs. WinilowN Soothing Hyrup 1ms been used  by millions of mothers for their children when  teething.   if disturbed at nivht and b'oken in  - your rent by n sink child. sulIeriiiK and crying  wltn palnof cutting leeth. Send tit once and  get a bottle of "Mrs.Winslow's Soothing Syrup"  for children teething. It will relievo the poor  little suH'crer inimollately. Depend upon it,  inolhors/lhere is no mistake about it. It cures  diarrhoea, regulates the stomach and bowels,  cures Wind Colli!, softens the guiu.sand reduces  In(lamination, and gives tono and energy to the  symtoin' "Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Hyrup" for  children teething is pleasant to the taste and Is  the prescription of one of the oldest and best  lernale physicians and nurses in the United  States.   Price 25c. a bottle.  Sold by all druggists  throughout the world.   He   sure and ask for  '���������Mrs. Winslow's boothing Syrup."  Sandon, Jan. 12, 1901.  G. W.'Gkimmett, Esq.,'  Sandon. B.C.  Dear Sir.���������It gives me groat pleasure  to testify to the success which has. attended your system of testing and prescribing for defective eyesight, in my  case; and to the relief I have obtained  since using the glasses which you supplied. The particular trouble with my  eyes was considered serious by an eminent eye specialist in Toronto, but with  the aid of your glasses I am enabled to  attend to clerical work and reading for  three or four hours at a stretch without  the slightest inconvenience. In my  opinion it is not necessary for anyone to  go to outside points in order to secure  a thorough and scientific test for defective vision.  I am, verv truly yours,  Frank C. Sewki,);.  Transfer of Business.  I beg to notify all I have transferee! ray draying  business for several months, or untU my return  from the east, to John Tyo, who will attend all  calls as' well as I did myself. My Coal business  will be in charge of Robt. Cunning, who will  fill all orders for cash. 1 thank all patrons for  nast favors, and!hope they will be continued  with my successors until iny return.  E. A. CAMERON.  Canadian  Pacific  and SOO   Line.  A POINTER  D. CaniDbell Davies 4 Co.,  Consulting and Analytical Chemists.  SOMI OWNKUS AND  PATENTEES  OF THE  LATEST HAM PROSPECTOR SMELTER,  Apartado 83,     DURANGO, MEXICO.  COAL!  Everybody Wants  the Best Coal.  The best appliances, and the  best stock for the accurate fitting  of eyes are to be had at  (I W. GRIMMEIT  Graduate Optician.  Try Loth bridge Coal, then yon will  have the best, and cheapest. This coal  will make the hottest and brightest fires,  besides it is earily handled, as it is very  clean.    We have it for all kind's of grate  E. if. Cameron.  FIRST-CLASS   SLEEPERS  on all trains from .Revelstoke and Koot-  enay Landing.  TOURIST CARS  pass Dunmore Junction for St. Paul on  Sundays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and  Fridays; Toronto on Mondays and Wednesdays: Montreal and Boston on Saturdays. The same cars pass llelstoke one  day earlier.  Train departs S a. in., except Sunday,  for Naknsp, Revelstoke, Main Line and  Pacific. Coast, connecting at Rosebery  for Slocan City, Nelson, Rossland,  Boundary Country, and all Eastern  points via Crow's Nest route.  For time-tables, 'rates and full information, call on or address nearest local  agent, or  II. W. Hakhouk, J. gent,  Sandon,B. C, or  E. ,T. CovivK  A.G.P. A., Vancouver  W. F. Andkh.so.v,  T. P. A., Nelson. ���������P  The Pennington's Girl  Nolly was not a whit abashed, seemingly, by the fashionable, circle in  .which She found herself, and she talked away to Will Evans" and the others ia her soft drawil, as if she had  known them all her life.  All  " Good-bye f Nelly, you're not going  away?"  * 'Tea. Tho oats wore ia' the pantry  when  I got home." .  , , " Nelly I" ���������  ! '  "Well, to be serious. I'm' not goin'  foir that, but I re-ally am goin\ I had  aj letter, from dad this evanin.' Did you  have a good time after I left this a������  ,��������� . . ,.    .    ,  mifh  ' ternoon ? Did Mrs. Keyton-Wells thaw  have gone passably  well, had  not a   nn������V,  little Riverside imp, by name of Rufus  Hent, who had been picked up by the  picnickers to run their errands, come  up jmst then with a pail of water.  "Golly I" he ejaculated in very audible tones, "if there ain't Mrs. Pen-  .   nington's  hired girl J"  Mrs. Key ton-Wells, stiffened with  ���������horror. Winslow. darted a furious  g-Ianoe at the tell-tale that .would  ������a.ve annihilated anything except a  ..Small boy. Will Evans grinned, and  yranb on taflking' to Nelly who had  failed to hear, or at least, to heed  the exclamation.  This mischief .waa done; the social  thermometer went down to zero in  Nelly's neighbourhood. The women ignored her altogether. Winslow set his  teeth together and registered a men-  tat vow, to wring Rufus Kent's sun-  baarned neck at the first opportunity. He escorted Nelly to the table  aud waited on her with ostentatious  deference while Mrs. Keyton-Wells  glanced at him stonily and made up  her mind to tell his mother when she  .went home.  ��������� Nelly's social ostracism did not affect tier appetite. But after lunch  was over, she walked down to the  skiff.   (Winslow followed her.  "Do you want to go home?" he asked., . > ,  .'. " Tea, it's tune I went for the cat's  may be raid in' the pantry. But you  must not come; your friends here  iwast you."  I ���������" Nonsense I" said Winslow, sulkily.  ^ I you axe going I am too."  ; (But Nelly was too quick for him;  she sprang into the skiff, unwound  the rope and pushed off before he  guessed her intention.  ��������� ������������������������������������" I can row. myself home and I mean  to," she announced, taking up the oars  defiantly.  ;   "Nelly," he implored.  i  Nelly looked at him wickedly.  "You'd   better   go    back   to   your  friends^ That old woman  with    the  eye-glasses is' watchin' you."  ���������''   Winslow said something strong under his breath' as he went back to the  "others.   (Will Evans and his chums, began to chaff him about Nelly, but he  looked so dangerous that  they concluded to stop. There ia too denying  that Winslow was in a fearful tem-  ter just then with Mrs. Keyton-Wells,  Evans, himself, Nelly, in faot,   with  all  the world.     '.���������������������������/,'���������  j   His friends drove him home in the  evening on tlbeir way to the station,  and    dropped him    at the  Beckwith  farm.   At dusk he went moodily down  to the shore.   Far ap the Bond was  dim  and shadowy    and    stars  were  shining above the wooded shores. Over  the river tho Pennington farm-house  lights  twinkled out alluringly. Win-  slow    watched them until he    could  stand Lt no longer.   Nelly had  made  off   with his  skiff   but  Perry  Beck-  ,with'B  dory was  ready  to  hand.   In  five minutes, Winslow     waa groundling her on the West shore. Nelly waa  sitting on a rock at the landing place.  He went over and sat down ailently  beside her.   A full  moon  was  rising  above the dark hilla up the Bend and  in  the faint light the girl was  wonderfully  lovely.  " I thought you weren't comin'  over at all to-night," she said, smiling up at him, "and I was sorry because 1 wanted to say good-bye to  you.''  out ?���������  " Hang Mrs. Keyton-Wells I Nelly,  where  are you going ?"  " To dad, of course. We used to live  down south together, but two months  ago we broke up housekeepin' and  come-North. We thought we could do  better up here, you know. Dad started outt to look for a place to aettle  downand I came here while ho was  prospectuj'. He'er got a. house now; he  sayg and want* me to go right off. j  sive    and    expensive hotel in  town.  "What is he doing there f"  " Transacting: a real estate or railroad deal with' your father, I believe,  or something1 of that sort."  " Nelly 1"  "Well?"  " What do you mean ?"  *' Just what I say."  iWLnslow got up and looked at her.  ,  "Nelly, who are youf"  " Helen Ray Scott, at your service,  sir."  ffl TUB HAM.  OF TRI MICH  Smith's   Falls   Chief   Constable  Arrests an Enemy.  I'csic<! After a Hard fIglit ��������� Itobert J,  ,Wc(iow!iii <;.-ipfures anil 1'orcvcr Kmls  lln-   Career  of ihe  ������������������ily Foe  lit!   Ever  Fc'ircdV  I'm gain' tomorrow."  " Nelly, you mustn't go���������you mustn't I tell yott," exclaimed Winslow in  despair. "I lore you���������I lovo you���������you  must stay with me forever."  " You don't know what you're say-  ln'f Mr. Winslow," said Nelly, coldly.  "Why, you cant marry me���������a common servant girl."  " I can and I will if you'll have me,  answered Winslow recklessly. "I can't  live without you. I'll follow you wherever you go. I've loved you over since  I first saw you. Nelly, won't you be  my wife? Don't you lovo me?"  " Well, yes. I do," confessed Nelly  suddenly; and then it waa fully five  minutes before Winslow gave her a  chance to say anything else. .  " Oh, what will your people say ?"  she contrived to ask at Jast. " Won't  they be in a dreadful state? Oh, it  will never do for you to-marry me."  " Won't it ?" said Winslow in a tone  of satisfaction. "I rather think it  will. Of course, my family will rampage a bit at first. I daresay fath-  er'll turn me out. Don't worry over  that, Nelly. I'm not afraid of work,  I'm not afraid of anything except lov- j  ing you."  " You'll have to see what dad says,"  remarked Nelly, after another eloquent interlude.  .'* He    won't object,    will    he ?  I'll  write to htm or go and see him. Where  is he?"  "Ho is in tow������ at the Arlington."  " The Arlington 1", Winslow was am-  ased. ��������� ���������  The Arlington'watf the most exclu-  "Not Helen Ray Scott, the daughter of the railroad king?"  " The same. Are you sorry that you're engaged to iher ? If you are she'll  stay Nelly Ray."  [Winslow. dropped back on the seat  with1 a long breath.  " Nelly, I don't understand.     Why  did you deceive me ?   I feel stunned."  " Oh, do forjgive me," she said merrily, "I shouldn't have, I suppose���������but  you' ktaow you took me four the hired  girl the very first time yo,u saw me  and you patronized me, and called me  Nelly; so I Jet yoiu think eo just for j  f/un.   I never thought it would come  i, I to  this.   (When    father    and I came  North  I took a fancy to come  here  and stay with Mrs. Pennington���������who  is an old nurse of mine���������until father  decided where to take up our abode.  I got there the night before we met,  My trunk was delayed eo I put on an  old  cotton dress her niece had left  here���������and you came and saw, me.   I  mad.le Mrs. Pennington keep the secret���������she  thought it great fun;  and  I really was a great hand to do little  chores and keep the cats, in subjection, too.   I made mistakes, in gramr  miar and dropped my g's on purpose  ���������it .was such1 fun to see you wince  wnen I did it.   It was cruel to tease  you'so, I suppose, but it was so sweet  just to be loved! far myself���������not because I was an heiress and a belle���������I  couldn't bear to  te/11 you the truth.  Did yo|u think I couldn't read    your  thoughts  this afternoon,  whlen I insisted on going ashore ?   You were a  little ashamed of me���������-you know you  were.   I didn't blame  you  for   that,  but if you hadjn't gone ashore  and  taken me as you' did I   would never  have spoken to you again. Mrs.'Keyton-Wells. won't sn,ub me next time  we meet.   And some way I don't think  your father will turn you out, eith-  Smith's Palls, Ont.,, Jan. 28th,  (Special.)���������Robert J. McGowan, the  popular chiafl of police, has been for a.  long time annoyed and seriously  handicapped in the performance of  his duties by rheumatism and gout.' A  friend suggested Dodd's- Kidney Pills  as a remedy. He tried them, and.wag  cured. To-day he is well as ever. He  has given the following, for publication;  Smithls Falls, Ont.  Dodds Medicine Co., Limited, Toronto,.  Ont.  Gentlemen, I was recommended to  take Dodd's Kidney. Pills for rheum a-  .Usm and giout, from which I was a  great sufferer. The pills seemed just  to fit my case.  I had been under, the care'of two.  eminent.and skilled medical practitioners, and I-have tried no-end of.  pateat medicines, but the first relief,  came w-rii the first box of Dodd's Kidney Pills.  I certainly recommend them to all  who suffer as fused lo from rheumatism or gout. I', am now, perfectly  well.  If it will be. of any service to. yon,  you' are at liberty; to use my name  and testimonial'.  ROBERT J. McGOWAN.  Ohief of Police.  Mr. McGowan's popularity will make-  the above story one of interest to.  many people in his neighbourhood, and.  the province generally. JWhat he. has!,  done anyome majy do with the same-  means���������Dodd's Kidney Pills. They,-  never fail.  er.   Have yon forgiven me yet.  Bur-  coo?" '.:.".;  "I shall never call   you    anything:  but Nelly," said Winslow, irrelevant-  &   ���������.'������������������,.������������������������������������;���������",  "Miriam Lee."  The Symptoms and Dangers of the Deadly  Epidemic Which is Driving: so SViany to  Beds of Sickness���������-Effective Treatment  Described.  Ghill followed by fever, quick pulse,  severe pains in the eyes and forehead,  sJndi dull pains in the joints and mus-  dles, mark the beginnings of la grippe.  There is aJso hoarseness, inflamed air  passages and obstinate cough, furred  tongue, distress in the stomach, and  (diarrhoea. The one unmistakable feature of la gTippo is tho depressed spirits and weakness and debility of the  body.  fWithf theory youmg, and very old,  and with persons of low vitality, tho  danger.s of la grippe, are very great.  Pneumonia of a violent and fatal form  is a frequent rosult. It is alsocluim-  ed that very many cases of consumption can bo directly traced to la grippe.  The after-effects of ki grippe are most  often felt in tho nervous system. The  extreme debility in which this disease  leaves its victim is more than most  nervous systems can endure���������paralysis  or prostration follows.  The moat successful doctors advise  their patients to avoid exposure to  cold or ovar-exortton, and recommend  both general and local treatment.such'  ag Dr. Chase's Nerve Food to  strengthen and tone the system, and  Dr. Chase's Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine to loosen the cough and protect the bronchial tubes and lungs  from threatened complications.  Any honest and conscientious doctor  will tell you that this combined treat*  meat, recommended, by Dr. Chase cannot be surpassed as a means of relieving* and curing la grippe, and restoring the weakened and debilitated body  to its accustomed vigor. Dr. Chase's!  Syirup of Liwsecd and'Turpentine is  too well known a.s a cturc for bronchitis and severe chest colds to need  comment. , Dr. Chase's Nerve Food  f*jek.s out the weak spots in the system  and builds them up. It rekindles the  vitality of persons weakened by disease, worry, or over-exertion, and cannot possibly be equalled as a restorative and reconstructant to hasten recovery from ia. grippe, and to prevent  .se-riouH constitutional complications.  Foir: sale by all dealers; or Ec'>nanaon,  Bates, & Company, Toronto,  GOOD FOR LOTS OF THINGS.  The sweet Italian or Bermuda onions,  axe the ones, to bo eaten au naturel.  their flavor being much more delicate-  than the common varieties. But onions are really sweeteners of the  breath, after the local effects: have  passed away; as they correct stomach  disorders and carry off the accumulated poisons of the system. They provide a blood purifier that all may safely; use, and do perfect work in constipation troubles. As a vermifuge the  onion cannot be surpassed, and, eaten raw, will often check a violent cold  in the head. One small onion, eaten  every ni^t before retiring, is a well-,  known doctor's prescription for numerous affections of the head, and is  highly recommended for sleeplessness;  it acts on the nerves in a soothing  manner without the injurious effects  of drugs so often applied. The heart  of an onion, heated and placed in the  ear, will often relieve the agony of  earache, while the syrup procured  from sprinkling a sliced onion with  sugar and baking in an oven will often  work wonders in a "croupy child."  IT DEPENDS.  Jajgglea���������Does St cost much to run  an-automobile ?  Waggles���������That dependaon the valuo  of the things yorai run Into,     .  II  n  v*  !���������  it  !���������:  IHW.4)aHM������)WIWW"������ A post card  with  your name  and address will bring you  s; free sample of  OHYiON GREEN TEA.  ������ "Salada," Toronto.  JAPANESE KINDERGARTENS.  The  31 o vein rut   lla������������ Keen Mnrtrd by   Ihe  MI.s������!<iii;iii-1<'s.  The kindergarten idea is spreading.  Over in Japan it has taken firm root,  having been introduced by the missionaries. !A new field of work, has  been opened to Japanese women by  the founding of training-schools, the  graduates from them going out to establish kindergartens of their own.  The children -wjao go to Japanese  kindergartens look, e;iys a writer on  the subject, just like the dolls with  which the little folks play; except that  they are much prettier and more attractive. Each child is brought by its  mother or nurse, and is provided with  a lunch-box carefully picked at home,  The! box is made of lacquer, in three  compartments, one on top of the other, each being- filled with a different  kind of food, the most important of  all being rice.  When noon comes the children sit  down at the tables with their boxca,  a bowl of tea,, and hashi, or chop-sticks  before them. At a signal the chopsticks are lifted dipped into the tea,  and then employed i.n conveying rice  bits of meat and pickles to the small  mouths with wonderful rapidity.  The children begin to troop in at .9  o'clock in the morning.. The kindergarten generally consists of two or  three square rooms' with straw mats  on the floor. Leaving their wooden  shoes at the door, the little people, enter and how. very low, to their teachers before running to their, places. Japanese politeness is inculcated when a  child begins to crawl, and as soon as  he can stand he is taught to make a  bow. Japanese children of all ages  make deep obeisances when occasion  demands, with gravity and unconsciousness.  Although the children kneel on cushions! in their homes, in the kindergarten! the little chairs, and tables marked with squares, are used, as in this  country. The raising of silkworms  and the final winding of silk from  their own cocoons is one of the occupa-  . tions characteristic of Japanese kindergartens.  "��������� **ni������MK'afWMiiM*ia  im?02Ei>3?sac zpsaa'vxxxr&M  results will surprise you.  HARD AND SOFT WATER.  All cooks' do not understand the  different effects produced by hard  and soft water in cooking meat and  vegetables. Peas and beans cooked  in hard water containing lime or gypsum will not boil tender, because  these substances harden vegetable  cascine. Many vegetables, as onions,  boil nearly tasteless in soft water,  because all the flavor is boiled out.  The addition of salt often checks this  as in the case ol onions, causing the  vegetables to retain the- ��������� peculiar  flavoring principles, besides such  nutritions matter as might be lost in  ������of1   water.  THE CHILDREN'S ROOM.  Every house which shelters children  should have, if   possible, Its' children's  room.   ��������� In   this   iroom   the   children  < should   (be   allowed    perfect    liberty.  There should be an opportunity to   do  anything, from   (making    mudpies to  painting in watercolors.     A deep tray,  lined with zinc and filled with sand,  will furnish material for the mudpies,  and serve to teach    manyf    a    geography lesson as well. There should be  totals for the boy who likes them, and  a kitchen, and all that belongs to it,  should be provided   ������for the   domestic  child. . lA. portion of tho floor should  be left bare, so   that   poller   skates  need not be prohibited.     There should  bc< chairs and tables to suit the sizes  of the different owners of the room,  and plenty of them,   (so   that if Jess  wants  to "play toa" and Jack  wants  to draw and Jenny wants to cut out  dolls-   clothes,   all   may be accommodated.   A blackboard or   two,   some  simple   gymnasium apparatus, a desk  or two, a set basin and   tfaucet, and,  if possible, a typewriter, will add to  the, value otf the children's room.  KEEPING FUNERAL FLOWERS.  It is a sad fact that the floral tributes, to the dead from their living  friends fado and become unsightly so  soon. The following recipe for preserving flowers enables them ,to be  kept almost indefinitely as a remind  er, of friendly good-will.  To preserve the flowers they should  be fresh and firm, of pure white or  delicate tints, without green leaves.  If a bouquet is to.be preserved without taking the flowers apart the leaves  ab lpast will have to be replaced with  some other substitute, as. the process  does not apply to them a3 well as to  the flowers themselves. Take paraf-  fino of the best quality and melt it  in a tin cup set in hot water, which  may be kept boiling around it so as  to keep the paraffine in a liquid state  for use.  ��������� Into this thin and transparent mass  dip the blossoms or, if found more convenient,, brush them quickly with a  small brush, so as to give them a very  thin coat that will cover every part of  each petal, and this will form a casing! about them that will entirely exclude the air and prevent their withering.  The transparency of the metal renders this coating almost or quite Invisible, so that the flowers present  that natural appearance which constitutes their peculiar charm. Green'  leaves, if preserved in this .way, must  be coated with green wax, or with  paraffine prepared with the addition  of green powder paint. Chome green  is best. Lighten to any tint required by  adding chrome yellow. Wax leaves  well made, may be used to very good  advantage,  or moss will answer very  well  for a background  or  foundation A USELESS REMINDER,  for, the flowers. Have you ever stopped to think that  if you stopped smoking you would save  enough' money to buy a house and lot  in the course of ten years of so.  Yes, answered Mr. Meekton, but  the only object I'd have in buying another house would be to have a place  where I could smoke without spoiling the rugs and lace curtains.  "T MONTHi-Al. hOHEl. DUiEiJrOitY.  f hs " Balmoral," Free������us fta^'up  AVENUE   HQUSE"I_McGM~Cotleg������    Arrant  per day.  SOAP IN GREAT BRITAIN.  ��������� The production of    soap    in   Great  Britain is about 45,000 tons a week, of  which between 3,000 and 4,000 is made  in London.  FOR OVER FIFFY YEARS,  upon the underlying tissues. Massage1 MRS wrusLowe soothino syrup has beet.  , ���������  ..     ���������  ������������������   ..      ,   .   <���������- | oand by raotherafor their children teething.   Ic soothe*  Of  the Scalp attordS relief  to  nervous I theohild. softena the gunis, ailayspaiu.cureswindcoiiei!  ,        ,     . , _ ,   : ... .1 and i mbe Imstromedyfordiarrboeo, 25ca bottle.   Sold  headache and neuralgia, which are of-    by all druggist* throughout the world.   Ea suro and ask  ten the immediate cause of faded.weak | ior "M"' ���������n������u"r'3 *ooMa* s"u^  Yon cannot do bettor than put it to a sovere test.   The  tend Packets, 25, 30, 40, 50, 60c.  \    A REMEDY FOR GARY HAIR.  White hair is t'he'flag of truce that  nature flings out to age ! It means  the surrender of youthful forces to  conquering time. The supply of pigment is becoming exhausted. The  only way to restore it is to send the  vital current bounding through all the  minute blood vessels, and, like a touch  ta the mainspring of a silent watch,  all the delicate machinery is set in  motion.  Scalp massage, is a powerful auxiliary to hair health. It can be performed by hand, by a specialist, but  easily and efficiently by any one with  a scalp massage roller, with rubber  wheels.which turning separately bring  to bear an even, alternating pressure  TOO MODERATE.  Uncle Abner���������Seth ain't what I call  a  thick-and-thin party  man.  Uncle Hiram���������Why, he never votes  anything   but the regular ticket.  Uncle' Abner���������Yes, but he's alius  willin' to admit that the country may  not be ruiued if the other fellers get  in.  A POINT OVERLOOKED.  What we want to do, said the kind-  hearted civilized person, is to treat  you,gently and make you happy.  Yes, a'nswered the barbarian; but  you insist on forgeting that we can't  be really hapoy unless we are killing  off white people.  $100 Reward, $!0Q.  The readers of this paper will bo pleased to  .learn that there ia at. least,one dreaded disease  tnat acienoe lias beeu a bio to cure in all its.  i stages and tbac is Catarrh. Hall's Catarrh,'  Care ie the only positive euro now known ta  the medical iraiernity. Ci.turrh beins; a cons-,  titationa) disomy, require* a constitutional'  treauuenl.. Hall's Catarrh Cure is taktn internally, acting directly upon the blood and  nracouR surfaces of the uyRtem. thereby (.destroying tho foundation of the disease, and;  giving tho patient strength by building up thaj  constitution and as^itting nature in doing ita  work. The proprietors have so much faith, in'  its curative powers, that they offer ono Hun-  1 idred Dollars for any cubo that it fails to cure,  . Send for lint of testimonial". :  JT. J. CHEN K Y & CO.. Tolodo O.  !    Sold by drntrgiste, 75c.  Hall's Family Pills are the best)  ARM BEARERS.  If every man capable o������ bearing  arms were put into the field Britain's  army would be 9,900,000, against 11,000,-  000. Frenchmen, or 12,500,000 Germane.  W P C lOtfl  y&w%*&  TMa rignotaro ia ������a erflry box of the geanlss  Laxative Drome-Quinine ������*������*  &������ smeftr that enmaja ������������W 2a.  For all skin ailments.  J. C. Calvert & Co., Manohestor, England  Pay You  to oonslgn all your Produce to the  Dawson Commission Co. Limited  Cor. Colborne and West Market St., Toronto.   They  will get you highest possible prices.  8ausagQ Casing's���������New importations finest English  Sheep and American Hog Casings���������reliable goods at  right prices.   PARK, BLACK WELL & CO., Toronto.  Metallic Ceiling  Douglas Bros,  124 Adelaide HI  Toronto, Ont.  and faded Suits would look better dyed.   If no agent  of ours in your town, write direct Montreal, Box 158.  BRITISH AMERICAN  DYEING  CO.      j  MONTREAL.  PILE    CURE     ���������*-trilJ PB|*age ol Cox'g Positm   ,     ,       Cure for Piles will be sent free U  any address on receipt of two cent stamp.    No knife, ho  greasy eolre.   Address, THE HUTCHING     ERKR  MEDIOINE CO., Toronto, Ont. '  or falling hair.  Says a prominent physician of massage treatment: " It promotes the  hair growth, excites the action of the  hair cells, and prevents absorption of  the fatty and muscular layers forming the scalp, arrests atrophy of the  hair bulbs, and, by increasing circulation, prevents the hair from turning  gray."  Mme. Clemence Roycr, a Pre/>"h  scientist, 70 years of age, las' just  received the Cross of the Legion of  Honor. Mme. Royer is a Breton, who  received an English education and  founded a famous school for girlfl at  Lausanne. Tho cross, ornamented  with beautiful brilliants, was tho gift  of the staff of La Fronde, the daily  woman's newspaper of Paris.  To send for our  Complete Catalogue o? Sheet  MueIo ami Books  with Spnola! retee  of dlsoount.  WHALEY^       i  ROYCE&Co.  168 Yonse St.  Toronto, 0n%  TORONTO GUTTING SCH001���������������������' e  Latest, up-to-date, Tollable systems taught fo������|entIe.'  men e garment a. Tonus moderate. Writ* for Portlou.  lara.  4%MV  uMy A&**/. m������6-  A popular Manual foi  the Grand Jubileo o|  1901,   co'itnining   all  ��������� ......   ,       . . Hint is requisite ton*  slat we laity In gaming the benefits of the Jubilee. Prici  lOo each, $7.S0 per hundred.  D. & J. Satlll or & Co., Montreal.  (fitvee' rnistt*. hw^za/J) ivied/.  THE MOST NUTRITIOUS..  QRATEFUL-OOMFORTINQ.  BREAKFAST-SUPPgft,  ���������m\  mmm C  '  THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, February ifj, 1901.  Railway Officials in Sandon.  J. N. Hill and several other officials of  the Great Northern came in' by a special  Monday evening, an'd left next morning  by C. P. 11. for Nelson, giving no one  much information as to their visit. No  doubt the building of the proposed smelter at Kaslo had something to do with  the trip. It is considered within the  possibilities of the knowing ones the K.  & S will soon be made a standard guage  road, and that there will be a union  station here for all purposes. Possibly,  this latter is an element under consider-  tion by the visitors.  Queen Victoria's Death.  ' There never was such interest aroused  over the death of one monarch and the  accession of another as in the case of  Victoria and Edward VLI. The Family  Herald and Weekly Star, of Mentreal. is  being widely comulimented on the  splendid way it reported and treated of  these two important events. No other  paper ou the American Continent even  approached the Family Herald and  Weekly Star in the completeness of its  reports and profusencss of its illustra-  trations. The circulation of the Family  Herald is increasing by leaps and  bounds. It is no wonder. A paper that  is so superbly equipped for all emergencies deserves success.  Mining at Whitewater.  Jobbers and Retailers in  c   Hardware  and  Mining Supplies  T' Rails and Track Iron,  Crow's Nest Coal,  Bar and Sheet Iron,  Jessop & Canton Steel for Hand and  Machine .Drills,  Powder, Caps, Fuse,  Iron Pipe and Fittings,  Oils, Waste, etc.,  Mine or Mill Supplies of all kinds,  Agents Traits Automatic Ore Cars.   '  MIIXrEIRS'  ��������� SUF^ILiIEB.  Gold Seal White Rubber Coats    | Hip Rubber Boots, leather soles  Black and Yellow Oil Coats I Knee Rubber Boots, leather soles  Blankets, Pillows, Quilts, etc.  CALL "AND GET OUR PRICES.  H. Giegerich,  11EC0 AVENUE.  Head Office-  Stores at  -Nelson, B.C.  -    Iw  The Hillside mine is to be started up  again at once with a full force of men.  Up to the present some $20,000 has been  Fpent on this property, most of the.  money was spent in development, work.  The two tunnels are 700 and 450 feet in  length carry good show ings of ore. For  some time irregular shipments of ore  have been made.  A. J. Drewry visited the Sunset group  this week' He says that the property  i������ making a showing equal to any other  property in the district. Two tunnels  oT 100 and 300 feet are being lengthened.  Stoping and developing is pushed more  than any other work in this mine, consequently very little shipping iK done.  The Whitewater mill closed down  this week, on account of the smelting  troubles. ;  The Ups and Downs in Mining.  The lot of the miner in this or any  other country is no sinecure. He strikes  a job today, which means while he is at  it fair wages and fair hours for hard  ���������work underground, compared with work  in a dry, clear, out-door atmosphere,  none too favorable conditions, and often  under very unfavorable surroundings.  He earns a little money, and but too  often spends it unwisely. After a time  that may be long or it may be very  short, sickness, shut-downs,. lay-oil's,  &c, follow, that consume every dollar he  has saved, that is if he has saved any,  and he stands strapped. But then he is  not the only man that is often strapped  in a business of the uncertainty of mining. Very often too the man who has  put his last hard earned dollar and those  of his friends into "mines," becomes  strapped as well, so that one class cannot always look with envious eyes on  the other. About all that can be done  under the circumstances is for the legislature to see that the owner and manager observe every precaution for the  safety of life and limb of the employes,  and that the latter take proper care of  their earnings to provide for "rainy  days."  Dr. Power was too modest to inform  the R-Evruw scribe he had been sent for  by Mr. Hughes last week to attend Rod.  Cameron, who met with the fatal accident. The doctor, when he received the  'phone message, got on an engine here  at the time, and on another waiting al  the Forks when he reached there, and  made the entire distance in less than  half an hour.  Nelson, B.C.   Kaslo, B.C.   Sandon, B.C.  CIofKes Cleaned,  Pressed  and Repaired  AT THE   I.   X.  L.   TAILOR   SHOP,  Opposite Union Hotel,  F. PHILLIPS, Proprietor.  Our Present Stock of  Wall Paper TCust Be Sold  in order to make room for a new stock  that is coming from the east shortly.  CLIFFE'5 BOOKSTORE.  Alta Lodge, No. 29.  epl  A. F. AND A..M.  at S p. m.  THOS. BROWN, Sec'y.  ca������o������e������aoeooeoi  IF YOU WANT  ANYTHING IN  )*O������0������O9������������������  FOR SALE.  Mine, Mill nnd Smelter Supplies; AHwiyorn'  Supplies; Hoisting I'lants; steam, Gasoline  or Horse-Power Machinery of every description supplied on the shortest possible notice, at  (he very lowest prices, direct from the nearest  manufacturers to you.  The National  Ore &  Reduction  Co.  APARTADO83.   DURANdO, MEXICO.  Jliffhesteash paid for Matte and Bullion.  Write for price list.     V. S. representatives,  ilowwid Chemical Works, St. Louis, Mo., U.S.A.  Cutlery  Stoves  Tinv^rare  Slay Bells  We can  show you  some'nice lines in  these goods at reasonable prices.  HARRY NASH.  In the new stand, oppositeC.P.R, depot.  CD  -A-pples!  This Month It's Apples���������Not Dried Apples,  But fresh Winter Apples���������-rfresh from our farm in the Okanagoii  valley���������Norther Spys, Bell Flowers, Kings, Baldwins, Spitzburg-  aud all other varities.  Cody Avenue.  JALLAND BROS.  FOLLiOTT & McMillan  .arid. Builder's.  Dealers ia Kou^K and Dressed Lumber, Coast Flooring,  and Jolivt Ffi\fsrui\������ Lumber THouIdtn^, Etc.  SASH AND DOOR ON HAND TO ORDER.   JOBBING PROMPTLY ATTENDED TO.  FACTORY ON MAIN STREET.  J. W.  BAEMAIN,  Civil  Engineer,  Architect,  1'. O. Kox 170.  SANDON, BRITISH COMJMHIA.  Etc.  ATLANTIC STEAMSHIP TICKETS  To and from Kuropean pointsvia Canadian  and American lines. Apply for Milling dates  rates and full information to any <;. p.K. audit  or H. W. Harbour, Af?ent, Sandon,  W.P. P. Cummlngs, Geu.S.S. Agent,Winnipeg  Dealers in Treats  AT SANDON  ROSSLAND, NELSON, KASLO, PILOT BAY, THREE FORKS, SLOCAN CITY.  ��������� 1<T  \ i1  ,1-  1!  H  t  \  p  a  1 1  *  if  I-/ if  VII  ,iil  $1


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