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 ft  a  i   v    f i iNaJV^i  i;  VOL. 5.���������NO. 32.  SANDON,.B.C., SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 1902.  $2.00 PER YEAR.  Town Jottings.  Thursday night was the coldest of the  winter.  Nelson is sending a club to the bon-  spiel.at Winnipeg. c  The United States had 9,852 deaths  by.violence last year.  Clarke and Law of Slocan City have  gone to South Africa.  The Great Northern is to reach Cascade on the 1st of March.  . The Rev. Mr. Leith   is   now  Presbyterian.clergy man at Kaslo.  Geo. Smith got an arm hurt last week  by falling down a shaft iu the Arlington.  R. A. Bradshaw is mayor of Slocan  by one of a majority over A. York, late  mayor.  A. B. Coleman, a prominent mining  man of Pittsburg, Pa., is making a tour  of the Kootenays.        /  J.'W. Croft, of New Denver, was married to Miss Grace McEwing, of Nelson,  on Wednesday last.  Lowery has gone hayseeding to California, lie may escape the dock at  Vancouver this time.    '  The Canadian, Bank of Commerce  through their manager here, Mr. Scott,  has donated $25 as a special prize to be  contested for at the Bonspiel. This will  materially assist in making the affair a  success.  The ladies will have a social evening  in the basement of the Methodist  Church next Thursday at 8P.M. Everybody cordially invited. No fixed charge  will be made, but a collection during  the evening.  The lion and the lamb are at length in  bed together. "Fighting Joe" has decided to support Riley in Victoria instead of opposing. We fancy he saw  that if he resigned his Vancouver seat  in the Local House, he was morally cer  tain to be left out of both houses.  The Silver Glance at Bear Lake has  shipped two cars of high grade ore to  the Trail smelter tlie last two weeks.  If. the returns are as good as expected  iBhipnients will be continued; Large  quantities of ore are being taken out of  the lead "which is four feet in width at  present. There are live 'menworking  on the property.  The Rossland Miners' Union by a  vote decided on Friday to declared the  strike off.. As a matter,of fact there was  nothing to declare, as the mines have  been all running full handed for some  months past. But for the interference  of foreign demagogues, a strike would '  never have been declared. The men  have lost seven months work by it, and  many of them their places for all   time.  The Sandon Rink company intend  giving a ball on Friday eyening next in  the Union Hall. Proceeds to be in aid  of tho rink funds which are much in  need of assistance. On Monday afternoon, Feb. 3rd, the annual general  meeting of thecompany will be held in  Council .Chamber.. A large attendance  of the stockholders and others interested is requested, as business of importance has to be transacted.  Interest in the series of curling games  which terminated last night in the contest between Dr. Gomm and Nick Cav-  anaugh, was intense. The curlers wives  were as enthusiastic as the curlers themselves, and at the close entertained the  players-and spectators to cake and hot  coffee, which were greatly appreciatep  by all. The ladies who provided the  refreshments were Mesdames Atherton,  Vallance, ftomm, Crawford, McLach-  lan and M. L.1 Grimmett.;' Yesterday  evening's contest decides -the winner?  of President M. L. Gn'mmett's prize of  four mackinaw coats, but as we went to  press before the" game was over, we are  unable to giye the names of the successful rink.    .".���������'���������   .:  Mr. Bade, formerly with Mr. Harris  in the .plumbing business, is in town  again in the same capacity.  The Sandon hockey boys succeeded in  making a score of 7 to 1 against Slocan  City, at Slocan on Tuesday night.  Mr. Breen, a Winnipeg hockeyist of  celebrity, was in the city Wednesday  night, and showed our boys a thing or  two in the art.  On' account of the smelter cut the  Whitewater mine may be.enabled to  operate steadily without any shut-down,  which will be a good job for the town.  Mrs. Platts and children left on Wednesday for a visit to her- father's just  south.of the line. Joe Sells has rented  her house and moved in.  E. F. McQueen, druggist, is' closing  up his business in town and returning  his stock to the wholesale house. Many  will regret this as Mr. McQueen is personally a-very decent fellow.  . The Sandon Wholesale Wire &Liquor  House has closed its business stand on  Main street and removed the stock to  the warehouse near the K. & S. track,  where business will be conducted until  times improve.  The surveyors have not yet finished  then- work at the Slocan Star. The  court order simply allows them to go  through the workings to secure information to make maps and drawings.  This and nothing more.  The courts disqualified and unseated  a whole municipal council in Ontario  the other day because they had misapplied the sinking fund money. How  would Sandon's council, fare there that  has never set a cent aside for sinking  fund in any form?  Our hockeyisfs won but 5 of the 12  scores at tie match at Nelson on Monday night. The Miner gives them credit, however, for their old time policy���������  a good, clean game. On the return  /natch here, however, when all their  best players will be in evidence, it is a  moral certainty the score will go the  other way.  Wants Information.���������Mrs. R. A.  Easton, of Stikum, Oregon-, would be  glad to learn the whereabouts of her  son, Robert W. Easton, a.young fellow  of 15or 1G years, who is supposed to  have been in British Columbia last,  year. Easton sometimes goes by the  name of John Dudley, and any information in regard to him will thankfully  be received by his mother or can. be  sent to Rev. D. H. Reid, Phoenix. B.C.  For the sake of economy the new  school law suggests that nominations  and elections to fill vacancies in city  school Boards should be made and held  on the days of municipal nominations  and elections. Our wise council and  clerk, however, know better than this,  and hold them on different days; and  have decided on a "clean sweep" at  that. As they grow older, however,  they will become better learned, and so  so will the taxpayers.   Mark this.  We call attention in another paragraph elsewhere to the blunder our city  council and clerk made in not,holding  the school trustee nominations and elections on the days the council were nominated and elected. Here is the statute  violated (section 24): "The nomination and election of the board of  trustees SHALL BF, HELD AT THE  SAME TIME, and by the same returning officer or officers, when possible and  conducted in the same manner as  the municipal nomination and election  for mayor would be conducted. &c."  There is no provision in the statute for  holding an annual election on any  other day, or in any other way. The  advertised nomination for the 27fch,  Monday next, is therefore strictlv illegal, and men nominated or elected that,  day cannot be trustees, or allowed  toactasRuch. It is well to know this  in advance.  Mines and Mining.  depth,  of ore  Ore is showing up again in the Mollie  Hughes.  ���������   The Washington's force is   being  increased steadily. '  The oil process of concentrating is being tried at the Enterprise.  The Rambler has 100 men on its payroll.   The Enterprisestaff is 40.  The Goodenough dividend was paid  on Jan. 15th of one cent per share. At  a meeting of the above date the directors stated that the mine had to shut  down on account of the low price of  lead. The company will hold their annua! general meeting on April 8th next,  when the lead question will come up  again and will be fully discussed.  One of the most valuable strikes in  the camp of late days is that, on the  Silversmith, one of the Byron N. White  properties, on Tuesday last. It is three  feet in the face of solid exceptionally  high grade ore. Three or four weeks  ago a very large rich body was struck in  the worked lead ,of this property, and  some of the company wanted but," little  said about it until continuity was  reached. This is now more than settled, as the large rich paystreak that followed appeared to beincreasingsteadily  until the valuable width of Tuesday was  uncovered. The Slocan Star was always one of our best properties, and the  Silversmith is certain to add much more  to its laurels.  A good showing of ore has at last heen  struck on the Galena ledge in the long-  crosscut   tunnel'at  the  Last   Chance  mine.   The tunnel is one of the longest j Lyons be returning officer,  in the Slocan and has been  driven fori    Cameron���������Stein,   That the clerk col-  over 2000 feet.   There is   now a double   lect all traders'licenses.  The   auditors' report showed   collections the past six months as follows:  dump, ready for the concentrator when  it starts running.  The earning'capacity of the mine can  be best estimated by stating that in the  last six months the ore taken out of the  mine has placed $60,000 in the treasury,  put improvements on the property  worth $40,000, and paid dividends. This,  is due partly to the remarkable showing that have been made with  Both the quality and quantity  increases.at depth.  City Council.  The council met Monday evening as  usual. The following councilmen took  the oaths of oflice and their seats; R.  Cunning, Mayor; Aids;, Jalland, Stein.  Folliott, Brown, Cameron, Duffy.  The resignation of C.E.Lyons as clerk  ���������Sec. was read, but no action was taken.  The resignation of M. L. Grimmett as  treasurer was read and filed.  A communication from F. L. Christie  stating that he had judgment against  the city re McLachlin for $435.  The report of Auditor Seweil showed  no provision had yet been made for a  sinking fund; W.H.Lilly had wrongfully taken credit for $95 during his  term of office; that owing to irregularities in forms of records he could not  make a comparison between thefinanc.es  of 1900 and 1901'���������Filed.  On motion of Brown   and   Stein   the  McLaughlin  judgment be paid.���������Car- ���������  ried.  .Interest' on   debentures,    .$450    was  ordered paid.  Brown���������Jalland, That an election be  called for three school trustees, that the  nominations be held on the 27th- of  January in the city hall, and that Clerk  track running the full length of it  Work was started on some surface showings that had been uncovered over 18  On hand 1st July 1901  months ago, and which have been  under prospect development ever since.  This tunnel crossed and was run past  the ledge in a blank spot, when with  change of work it was decided to raise  and drift on what was supposed to he  the vein. Ore was struck on Saturday.  The discovered galena seam is likely to  equal any other in the mine from  present indications. If the ore body  proves satisfactory, stoping will be commenced and the staff increased in -the  Galena tunnel. The company have  spent a fortune in opening the new  workings. This strike Will generally  improve the property.  .$   88.57  Traders licenses    330.00  Liquor       "         3U50.00  Scavenger"           704.50  Police fines &c    4S5.50  Dog tax   W. FT. Lilly           Eeal-estate from 1900..  ",       "     for 1901...,.  Interest collections..  Rambler-Cariboo Profits.  16.00  267.34  166.36  1134.79  Loan from Bank of Montreal..... 1000.00  Sundries  19.07  7218.65  Spokane, Jan. 22.���������The party of eastern stockholders in the Rambler-Cariboo mine, which has caused such a  flurry on the market the last month,  and a number of other men interested  in the property, arrived in the city yesterday from a visit to the Slocan" property.  B. W. McPhee and A. Coolidge in  speaking of the property said that the  rapid advance in the market value of  the stock was due to the remarkable  showings that have been made, especially between the fifth and sixth levels,  where recent work has developed an  exceptionally rich ore body. The shaft  between the two levels is now down 70  feet, showing four feet of ore, assaying  across the face 445 ounces in silver.  The concentrator plant is completed  and a thoroughly equipped mill is now-  ready for work on. the mine. The concentrator will not be run for about three  months on account of not having water.  A 10 drill air compressor has also been  installed on the property, giving 20  drills to the mine.  The,mine is now earning 2 cents a  share per month, and when the mill  starts that'amount will be doubled. All  this is taken from the clean ore,-while  the concentrates are being placed on the  DISBU[U:EMEXTS.   ;  Paid on debts prevbus  to 1st July        ....$200S.26  "salaries in Sept.  500.55  "       "     before "   634.31  " ���������LiiIvJ-aIv& since..  185.04  "    Water and Light  135.45  " - Lvons                  .;.... 138.00  "   Waite & help  3S3.16  H. Giegerich  65.10  Printing & Stat'  42.35  on safe it freight  135.14  Snwell reopening books.... 25.00  Karnt Wilson sidewalks... 58.35  Auditing  25.00  Treasurer           25.00  Gomm small pox  100.00  Accls. previous to July..-. 187.50  Interest on loan   22.50  Loan to bank        1000.00  Accts. owing previous to July   39.60  Sundry accounts  193.53  Balance on hand  706.90  o  ii  7218.65  Sandon Ore Shipments.  The following are the ore shipments  from Sandon, for the week were:  Mine. Tons.  Ivanhoe '..  40  Pavne  40  Sunset ........  40  Last Chance  20  Aeco  20  American Bov  20  Wonderful...".  20  Total,  200 vxtesaeasKuaangna-xacscincRC  rK^mj!i\uiMiuaiM>ui.ja*zasuii.iiu\v,<irra  m.luiii ..iiil ������r'"'im>ilHnilHi'Mll'HlTfflr ^jmft-^/minfffUmnmmKmr^Knrtmm^u.vlKlMKawrmmaitlHllltantllMmmr^mniMlM  BE DYIBG VISION IP ORT  TALES    OF    TELEPATHY FROM  A   LUMBER   CAMP.  .Two Remarkable  Occurrences in a  Gatineau   Lumbering  Shanty. C _  Relievers in what is occult or the  tele, athic will perhaps line! no dilli-  culty in ai counting f::r the following  occu r n:es iu a Ga-injau lumlering  shantv. Ordinary'mortals of con-  Ecr a i*'c ideas i ivI it not easy to  ���������a pi in them. The facts are vouched  for b,- a cl rg.yman.  A part/ of luml.crmen were cngag-  c'l i,, idling logs on Christmas eve.  'jhoy made ihc'pihs unusually "nigh.  Ihe team L.rs c p-.slulatcd wilh the  kg rollc.S' for doing so because .of  f'.o danger to tho lumbnrnien. if  1h ir ��������� camhonks ihould silip while  they were ; oiling the heavy logs to  such an clevaii n. Josojh Giir^ras,  a \oung Frcn h-"an-..di_ui hud just  made some .ustinir reply when his  foot sliipid and iho forty-inch thir-  tc n fo.H-log slid down upon his  shoulders, and roiled over him to  tho gVotr.d. His companions carried  him to to :har.ty where ho was im- '  modi lely put to bed, ami made as  comi'oi table as possible.  _As ni.'dil cniuo on,  he fell    into  a.,  kin I of stupor.     From this he awalf-  ened in n  high fever,  talking about .  his L.ther. i  "I knew you would come, T was  sure of it, fatlrr mine. You had  better hurry, step along, come quick,  my father." ho kept calling.  -Af'or a  Li ure lie    went    on  aw y f om th.a roll v. ay,  don  theie, got away from the Iocs,  th-n  t' eir employers' firm at Ilivcr Cesc-.-t  wh n they ho rd a volubie thowijy  lores ed \, on.an as.ung for the acl-  ' ch-iss to the" idianty where Joseph  ��������� G ii, ras ivr.s employed,  i ,i or sleigh was outside and she  ' w: s di iiract'-cl until Vhc could .reach-  ' Iliac place. Monsieur would believe  her, for truly vcj truly, she had  I been told in a vision of tho night  I i-nU in h:r own. soul she felt that the  ' was' wanted.  Two or thr.c days before had she  Ilea cl ha* Jo.-o;h call to her and go  to him sho would, to leave him never  moic no 'matter what people said  ;n more. And the old man ilingras  he had h;n s If sent a boy to her  hou.-c on Chris1,mas Day to toll her  to make ha .t.c and go to River Cc-  i crt if sho wanted Lo meet Joseph  on e mo.e.  And the lumbermen were compelled  to till h.r that the bodies of father  and s-on were even then on the sled  at the door. j  it was .11 -o'clock on Christmas I  eve,. when Marie was putting on her j  wraps in the hallway of her home to j  go io������midnight mass that she dis-'.  tinctly herd h r lover call her name  in agjiii i g tones, .she funded from  ihe ho-.ul of (ho stairs. AL which '  hoi r JJie man  sho had parted  from  in   ai g r   because   of  evil   reports   ofy  his   ia i:gs   respectirg  her,   was   dying  .' 00   miles  away  with  her name  on his lips.  "LIVING EASY."  Royal Ladies Who Don't Have   to  Worry Over Financial blatters.  Princess Victoria, of England, with  TRAMP STEAMERS.  Much   Akin to their Human-  . totype on Shore.  Tho tramp steamers of the  Pro-  ocean  $30,000 a year of her own and no highways have always been piclur-  housohold to maintain, may well csque objects of commercial interest,  enjoy life. Hor sisters, the Duchess and.their unexpected appearance at  of Fife and Princess Charles of Den- sea in quarters far out of the routes  mark, now receive a similar income of regular travel has more than once  each, equal to that paid each of relieved for passengers the tcdious-  thcir aunts when married, excepting ness of a trip across Lho ocean. Like  the Empress Frederic, who was their namesake on land, thoy travel  granted more, as being Queen Vic- everywhere, and turn up at the most  toria's eldest daughter and princess unexpected moment ; but to a ecr-  royal.   The      dowries  have  dropped,   tain exlchl they have been the baro-  EXTIRPATING  One  A    LANGUAGE.  ' 'Keep  't rest  ," And  "Tl ere!   just  wl-at I  I know  told  you  !   Oh!  Dieu,  he's lil'cd!     I know it.     Mon  il c-t moit!"  Viilh    thai    a    quantity of blood  gin hod  f.oai  his mouth and ho    fell  1 a-k in the rigor of fast approaching  There was just one last sob-  d  a':ovc  the litany of  as thoy kne't..around  old habitant fashion,  Marie!"     and  he  had  d at'  1. ing cry,   h - a  his    coh.rad s  him    in    the  "Mario,   oh,  gon.-.  1 cih.ips.   it  Christmas dav  wns natural that on  some'of" the idle men  should make their way. to the pile of  logs, the scum of the accident of the  preceding day. But thoy .'were quite  un related for what thoy found  ll-e.e.  Luring the night several of the  lot_s ha-u b'.i.g:d out of their places  in the heap and rolled down to the  roadway. And 'underneath them,  crushed into the snow and of course  slo e dad, was an e deriy man'and  near y a lu tie valise he. had apparently s.t do������������������������������������ n-while-resting on the  *:i c-      <  lhe l.ody was carried to the shanty  an .. ��������� laii iu the next bunk to that  oecupi d by Joseph Gingras's body.  In tn.rg ti 1 a:n the man's identity tho hiii.M-i-ine.i d.s-covcied in ono  of his p.:c..CvS this letter .written by  Jo c. h   Gi.;!_-.r..s:  "iy Dear lav.-a: All goes well so  far.an.I now We arc se,t.ed for the  wintr r.c.r Cat-.'..sh-Lake. You must  know the place just near the Tomas-  s ne ioi Lugo road, iJiroe or four  niii.s north of the lake. But yet I  know n..t why I stay utiles.-; it be to  forget all about Marie and her devilries. For'tlie work I liko not, and  ���������Is a I is n- I h re af.cr all. No matter, (lu go. d Cod \vi 1 nut let him  cs-a c for what he lias done to mo  with lus ly.ng ton..no.  '\nd m.? My father, you must do  ji-st thi> one th ng i'-.r me. Come to  n c here. t on:o fi.r the Noel sure.  JMeybc ;>ou will seo mo never mon:  if jou co.i;o n.t n:iw, i did wrong  to lave .sou, lo persuade you not to  ill me as tefoie. .Sure, sure  Lhe JSocl.    \oi.r ai.ccticnato  Effect of the    Dismemberment  of Poland.  Prince Radziwill,- a representative  from Germany's section of Poland,  has just made an eloquent plea before the Reichstag against the edicts  under ' which Polish children arc  scourged who refuse to study tho  Gorman language. The pica was  vain, however. The Chancellor declared ho would "oppose all efforts  Lo sel back the course of history,  and will sec Unit the Germans in' Lhe  East do nol fall beneath the Polish  Wheels." This policy, moreover, he  says, is followed by Austria and  Russia in their portions of Poland.  It is one of the molhods' which most  of the nations of Continental Europe  take to suppress the aspirations of  peoples whom  they conquer.  When the. 7"three robbers,". Prussia's Frederick tho Groat, Russia's  Catherine II. and Austria's Maria.  Theresa, made their first division of  a part", of-Poland's.'-territory in--.1-770.  the effacement of their language and  literature was predicted by some of  the loaders of .the. conquered people,  though the conquerors-at the outset  disclaimed any such Intention. The  second partition of Poland in 1798  between the same countries'-.and the j  third partition ill 1795, virtually  blotted out Poland, though even yet  the extreme, rigors of tho foreign  rule did not come.  ��������� Bonaparte, who, in his conquering  march across -Europe, emancipated  the peasants of almost every country which he entered from some of  the tyrannies incident to the feud/tl  system, and who, while his pnwur  lasted, lifted the Jews-to a social  equality with the , peoples among  whom thoy lived, attempted to free  Russian' Poland from the Muscovies  yoke, and thus won the Poles' support, but ho was unable to carry  out his promise fully though ho improved temporarily the condition of  some of them.  and neither Lhe Duchess of Fife nor  Princess Charles was given a lump  sum from Lhe country, 8200,000 or  $150,000, when they were married.  ,1-lowcver, they did not lose so very  much, owing to the custom which  has sprung up of laic years of allowing royal brides to accept valuable  presents from outsiders.  Princess Beatrice, who had her  dowry of $150,000 into the bargain,  led off with a wonderful assortment  of wedding gifts. As for 1 ho Duchess  of Fife and Princess Charles of Denmark, a shower of diamonds descended on each, to say nothing of  other desirable bridal offerings.  Princess Victoria, though still unmarried, has not lived without tribute Lo her merits, and some few  years ago she canio in for a nice little lcga.cy of $12,500 from an     old  iriend.   +   Antique Schoolma'am��������� "What is  the matter, .lohnny?" Little Johnny Squanch (sobbingly)���������"Koine of  the���������hoo-boo���������big    boys     made    mc  -.u  come  w, i  come  lv.r  one.  So  it  with!  n a  Joseph."  ���������s fathfr and son, Lille  hours of each other  Wf  few  AT T1J.1S SAME SPOT,  who were lyii g in neighboring berths  in Lho s.une .'jhuiity in tho stillness of  d.ath at Ih-j Noel or, Lh'ristniasdclo.  ,.u t tv.o dajs later,"the clerk of  the eiiia ty and ot.c of tho teamsters  v.e'o m the oii.co awaiting their turn  to report to the local    manager of  i a a little gu^-gii-,1 out on the  pup-pup-play-ground." Antique  Schoolma'ai-���������"That wp.s shameful.  The next time they attempt to make  3011 kiss anybody, come right to  mc." Johnny (hesitatingly)���������"If it's  all the same to you, ma'am, I���������T. believe I'd rather kiss tho little girl-''  I "What's the matter with Ttash-  Idgh ?" "AI scrVt-mindcdness, llial's  all." "Nonscn.-e ! The man's cut  ad bruised I'lighLfully." "Vcs. lie  t.Ld to slop a runaway, motor-car  by jrmping in front of it and waving his coat at it."  Denmark holds the  sumption  of  spirits,  record for con-  4-i  gallons      a  year, against less than 1 in England.  ���������SUCCESSFULLY MANAGED.  Finn discipline is still maintained  in ; ome families, as, of course, it  ought to be in all. A certain small  1 oy got a splinter in his foot, and  his mother expiesscd her intention of  pi tting a poultice on the wound.  'Iho l:o.-, with the nat ral foo ish-  n ss whi.h is bound up in the heart'  of a ehi:d, objected Lo Lho proposed  lemcdy.  "1 won't have any poulLice," he  declared.  ' Yes, you will," said bclh father  and mother, firmly. 'J ho ma orily  was. two. lo or.e against hirn, and at  bedt mo t! e poultice was ready.  l.ut     not so    Lhe patient.   On the  contrary, he resisted so stoutly- that  a cane was brought into rcquitilion.  It was arraug:.el     that    the mother  ihould apply  the poultice, while tho  f th r,  with up iftcd stick,  was      to  ! stand at the  bedside,   'lhe boy was  tcl.i  that' if he "opened his mouth"  he would-    leeivc   something     that  would keep him quiet.  .   The  hot poulliee touched liislfoot  r.nl he opened, his mouth.  "You������������������"he began.  "Ko?p s'i71 !". said his father,  s'lakii g his sli^.k, while the mother  apj lied the politico.  Cnce ii"oio the little fellow opened  his mouih.  "J������������������" 7  But  the  uplifted  cane  awed     him  into si c ci.  Ina minute more the poultice was  firmlv in place and tho boy was  t'uc! c:l in ted..  'Thee, now." said, his mo I her,  "(he,splinter will be drawn out and  the foot will soon be quite well."  1h3 parents were moving triumphantly away, .when a snrill voice  piped   from   under   the   bed-clothes   ;.  "You've got it on the wrong  foot !" '.���������,.-'  2d-,000 WORDS AN HOUR.  The French postal authorities have  just carried out a series of highly  successful'experiments with Lho remarkable invention of M. Menardier,  technical instructor at the F.colc  Politochnique, anci which will revolutionize the telegraphic service. M.  Menardier has discovered a means by  which no fewer than 24,000 words an  hour can bo dispatched on a. single  wire by Lhe employment of sound  vibration. Twelve operators wero  at work on the wire at the same  Lime, and Lho lines from Paris Lo  Bordeaux were selcclcd for Lhe experiment. The most remarkable  part of the invention is that while,  thousand.*! of words arc being dispatched by Lhe Menardier system,  the same wire can be used .simultaneously for the dispatch of telegrams by the ordinary system at  present in use. M. Menardier employs a series of diapasons for tho  transmission of his messages, which  are gathered at the other end and  started out, as it wore, by an equal j Husband  number of microtolephonic receivers. J all lies!"  nictur of business. Where tho tramp  si earners Hock in numbers there are  trade and commercial activity. Some  years il is in SouLh America ; six  months later it may be oil the coast  of Africa, or again on our South  Atlantic or Pacific coast. The  tramps seem lo scent their prey in  sonic unexplained manner, and by  some law of mutual attraction they  hurry to the scene.  But the ship-building revival of recent years has created revolutions in  shipping interests, and the tramps  have been the first to suffer from it-  Cue of the noteworthy changes in  this respect has been the establishment of many new regular lines of  steamers plying between important,  ports. In formor days the picturesque trar'p steamers carried all the  cargoes between llvcso centers of  commerce touching regularly once or  twice a year at certain ports to pick  up cargoes. But tho now lines have  crowded the tramps out of the trade,  and thoy have been forced to seek  new fields for exploitation.  '  SURE TO GET IT MENDED.  "It is strange that I can't get my  wife to mend my clothes," remarked  Mr. Uridlc, in a tone of disgust. "I  asked her to sow a button on this  vest this morning, and she- hasn't  touched it " /  "You asked her?" said Mr. Norris,  with a slight shrug of his shoulders.  "Yes; what else should I do?"  "You haven't been married very  long/so perhaps you'll take a tip  from mc," answered Mr. Norris,  with a fatherly air. "Never ask a  woman ��������� to do anything; that's fatal."  "Why,  what do you mean?"  "Do as I do. When I want a  shirt mended> for instance, I take it  in my hand and hunt up my wifo.  'Where's that rag-bag. Mrs. Norris?'  I '.demand, in a stern, voice.  ". 'What do you. Want a rag-bag  for?'  she  says, ,suspiciously.  " T want to throw this shirt  away; it's all worn out, I reply. -  " 'Let me sec,' she demands.  "But I put the garment behind my  back.  ���������" 'No, my dear,' I answer.    'There  is no  use in your attempting to do  anything with it.'  ������" 'Lot me see it,' sho reiterates.  " 'But it's, all worn out, I tell  you.'  '���������' 'Now John, you give me that  shirt!' she says in her most peremptory tone. ��������� '   l  "I hand over the garment.  " 'Why, John Norris,' she cries,,  writh womanly triumph, 'this is a  perfectly good shirt.    All it needs,is  "And then1 she mends it."  ". i ~_  Tapporton���������"I am going to ask  Mr. milieu, for Irs daughter's hand  to-ni^hl, av.d I am so nervous, I  can't think." Billington (who knows  Mr. liullioa)���������"No use being nervous.  Mr. Bullion is very- approachable."  "Mi ? Won't kick me out ?" "Not  a bit of it." "Won't he got angry ?" "No, indeed.." "I'm over-  ioyed. What do you think ho will  1-lc'U laugh."  do ?"���������  A FINANCIAL VIEW,  Eustachia��������� "I know that man was  a physician by the way in which he  shook hauids; his tender, delicate,  considerate touch."  TCdgar���������-"Yes, of course; that's his  $5 touch."  Wife (laughingly)���������"There are some  excru dating ly funny jokes in Lhis paper about women going shopping all  day and    never    buying    anything."  (hotly)���������"Yes,   but they're  \  V  -~7?'*V-l"---'*>  4 GRATEFUL-COMFORTING.  BREAKFAST-SUPPER.  Pew Get  Ont  Alive.  Some folks have reason to be thankful that tbey are still on earth, for In  truth they have no valid excuse for  living.���������Memphis Scimitar. ���������..-.. ,, .   ���������           ������������������ ^liyK-'..  Long Felt Want.  Ii might be a very pood thing: indeed  And char up a lot of our myslory  If some historical novelist  Should write a historical history  ���������vj).  *<,__  ��������� In Fntnre.  "You are nearly an hour late, denr."  "Yes. The airship brolie down, and I  Lad to, fly home."���������Life.  Tooth Powder 25o  The expenses of the recent city  election of Now York, as charged upon the municipal treasury, amount  to about ������670,000, or ������1.03 for every voter.  f&  TAKE NOTICE,  We publish simple, straight testimonials, not press agent's inter-  :views, from well known people.  From all over America they testifv  to the merits of MINARD'S LINIMENT, the best of Household Rom-  c dies  O; C. RICPIARDS & CO  ( '���������: i- ..'���������'.'    ���������:  ....���������"������ .���������������������������".  Detroit has hnd for four years a  tharit"ble institution devoted exclusively ��������� '**?> i��������������� of indigent colored  women.  Good for Bad Teeth  Not Bad foz* Good Teetffi  S������wcdont Liquid 35c Large Liqurd and Powder 7?c All  note* or by mail lor tlie price.   Sample lor 7 ostxge 3c  1 HALL & RVCKEL, MONTRBAL  COMFORTS AND LUXURIES.  'A contributor writes' sensibly on  th������ need of giving more attention to  indoor comforts. She says : "While  luxuries are undoubtedly comforts,  all comforts are not luxuries ; and  the simple 'farmhouse, with ' the  wealth of nature about it, is after  all the sweetest, most satisfactory  place to build the roof-tree. So  make the farmhouse beautiful without and within. Too much bareness  rind evidence of poverty make any  hardworked farmer's wife lose part  of,the best of her nature ; for love of  beauty is ingrained in every true  woman's heart, and the money and  the thought expended in developing  ' the artistic side of tho home will  never be regretted.  "Do not spend the; time used in  beautifying the home grudgingly. The  prosaic duties will not be shirked ;  indeed, with the influence of pretty  things about, there will come a  braver heart, and a more willing  hand will accomplish tho tasks" that  sometimes seem drudgery, but are  not���������if in any way they make the  home .more perfect, and bring greater comforts to those whom the husy  housewife loves."  Ifas anyone ever noticed in playing  cards that a good deal depends on a  good  deal ?     7  "..  THE MOST NUTRITIOUS.  HE HAD TRIED II' BEFORE.  A certain judge in Chicago who ra-  .ther prides himseif on his vast and  varied knowledge of law, was compelled not long ago to listen to a  case that had been appealed from a  justice   of  tho  peace. The  .voting  practitioner who appeared for the appellant was long and tedious; he  brought in all the elementary text  books nnd quoted the fundamental  propositions of law. At last the  .judge thought it was time to make  an eiTon. to hurry him up.- "Can we  assume that the court knows a little  law itself?" ho said blandly. "That's  just the mistake I made in tho lower  court," answered tho young man,"  "and T don't want to let it defeat  mc twice." /' '  The wife of a man, who often finds  jit cheaper to move than pay rent, ro-  jcently misplaced her thimble, and  was considerably, annoj^cd over her  unsuccessful search for it. "Never  mind, mamma," said . her little  daughter," reassuringly ; "we'll find  it when- we move."  .^.-..���������.wr.r.^rtM//fl^^ivi^^..������.*^������Mssi!BBa������K������ianmz2m9K773!n.anK.'-r;>ir,  "None knew thco but to.love thee,  Xous mimed thee but to praise."  Longfellow vms not thinking of  TEA. when he wrrto theso lines, but they deaciibe this delicious beverage accurately.  '"'   "���������      ���������    .    "" -"-^=^=-r=.. . . -r. ��������� ;~L--J������������������  Ceylon Tea Is the finest  Tea the world produces?  and is sold only in Bead  packets.  Black, ft/fixed and Green.  fipan tea drinkers try "Sa.'ada'' Green tea.  CASH will buy a box of SWEET'SONORA ORANGES, or li  you take 5 boxes we will make lhe price $2.10 per box.  (Sizes i'Co or 2JCo.)  THE DAWSON COMMISSION CO,, limited, TORONTO.  Consignments of Poultry, Butter, Eggs, Potatoes, Beans, Honey, Apples solicited.  ~-^- "       "  ���������"      '     ' ���������������������������"-������������������  '       ��������� " ���������*������:  T 1SG33  SSffitb.   ES9SS S3   ES R3   >������&:&.        Tf������:9������n  m eJ w������ ra m. %������  I  f Every Stick  A ftfatch  Every Match  A "Lighter"  serosa  HS2E^I2Sa������2Harc8EasBE^  ^^^^^^^,^1^^^^^^^,^^^,.^,,^ ������������������H^M",';Mj'-W*  .Jr'-M-M'*  Two college women of Brook! inc,  Mass., are making a success of a  laundry run on strictly scientific and  economical principles. The clothes  are sun-dried and bleached, and by a  series of experiments the foreman  has tested all the latest contrivances  ancl processes for bettering the quality of the work..  ��������� ������������������$���������    7  Timber of all kinds in Maine has  greatly increased in value since tho  pulp mill came in, and since tho railroads have furnished transportation  facilities from hitherto inaccessible  regions.  Tho Chicago Council has passed a  bylaw requiring railway tracks in  the city to be elevated.  Mlnard's Linimsnt-Believes Neuralgia, S^  por Over Fltty Tears  tint. XTiN.ir.ow's Sootimi.-q Sypur !ir.o baca need bj  millions of 'moll,ers for their children n-.Uilc teerhlne.  ftnootltec the chilil, tnftins th<*giiui!<. :il ny*jiuin, ouroi  d colic. regulates tlie vioin-icli anil bowels, and is tin  IciSromcdy for niv.-rhten; ^I'iventy-five'ceuu .������ bottle.  ��������� ������������������: 4~.������������������" ���������  - 1 gold by driiftgiiits iliri,ug!ioai lhe world,   tie sure And  Pneumonia at present leads all di-, uktor-Mi.fcWii.atoWdSbPTHiHaHviiw*.-:  sense    in    the    number of deaths iti -���������:���������  causes in the United States. ��������� Con-,' At Seattle a combination of Pa-  sumption and heart disease come cifie coast: lumber manufacturers is  next. , being i'ormodK which^will control,the  ������������������ entire output of the Pacific.coast.-..-.  Srnp; (lie OijhsJj  ������������������ ~  -nnd M-������r������{M off ti:������ V.nlil. ��������� o  Laxa'ivo Bromu-Qulninu Tablets euro a cold  inoneduy.   &o cure. No hay.  Prlco 25 cents.  Instruments, Drums,  Uniforms, Etc,  EV������5?Y TOWN CAN HAVE A BANES  Lowest pricos over quoted. Ki'ie natalo^uo  i .'���������OOillaHt.tw 1-1113,iii lib'ci Iv.o. Writ') mtorany  1 thing- in .Music ur U:c<tc:il Siisti'iiincul-.  TOLBY ROYOE & 00., Limited,  Toronto, Out., and Winnipeg, Jlan  CARPET    DYE' Wq  ^"^ and C canitif. This is n specially with the  BRITISH AMERICAN  DYEING CO,  Seuil pnriieultirg by po-1 ami wo iire sure 10satia/y.  Address Box 158, Montro.il.  Nearly 47,000 Bibles have been  distributed , during the last year  among immigrants, sailors, churches,  missions and families by the New  York Bible Society, according to the  77th annual report just issued.  MInard's .'Liniment 'Cures Dandruff.  The state of. Washington has  lumber mills, sawing over four  lion fee't per day, turning out  000,000 shingles ancl employing  000 men.  -144  mil-  29.-  24-,-  S0Z0D0NT ^ the TEETH '25������  Mr. Frederick do Clepert Adams  Selway, a septuagenarian,, living at Mount Wiuans, Md., is a  descendant on his father's side of tho  late Lord de Clepert, of ��������� Somerset  County, England.  Tf> <HRE .1 COM) IV OXE lilY.  i Tlilco Jj:ix,iiivo Bronio Quinino Tulilcio Al  drui2{r!>ts iv-fund ine money if it. fail* to cui-e.  B. W. Urovc'ii signaLuru is ou each box.    2jo.  ��������� -^    -   -  Mlnard's Lirilfnent for sale evefyvbsre  ������������������4-���������  The annual report of the Immigration Bureau at Washington shows  the total steerage, arrivals in the  United Slates in the year to have  been 487,918, an increase over tho  preceding year of 39,346, or about  9 per cent.  Deafness Cannot be Cured  by local applications, as ther ennnot reach t-lio  diseased portion of tlio oir. ��������� Thero isodIj- ono  way t > euro dsafiic-o, and Hint is by constitutional ivntedic:*. Dft'fnrsa i" caua^rt by an  inflamed- condi ion of iho iiiucoiih lining of tho  Eustachian Tuie. When ibis tube i-i inflamed you have a rumbling sound nrimper  feet hearing, and whon it i*> cnt r jly closed  deafness is tho result, and unless i he inflammation can be tak<m ut and i his lubo restored  to its normal conditi n, hearing will bo de-  ftroyed furaver: nine tnse������ out of ten aro  c 'U-ied by c uarrh, which is nothing but aa Inflamed condition of the mucous sur ace ������������������  Wo will give One Hundred Dollars for any  rase of���������'Deafness (caused by cat ri-h) that can  n t be cured by Hall's Catarrh Curo.   boiid  lor circuluw, free. ,  m ,  ,    ,_  F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, O.  SoldbyDruggUt",7Sc. '    .      ,   ���������  Hall's Fami.y eUU wo tho beet.  Last year the. markets paid as revenue into -New York city treasury  ������258,000 from reins.  's L'intat Cures Burns, eic,  In Boston children to tho number  of nearly 9.000 are- not properiy provided with accommodation in iho  public schools.  1      W P. C. 1110  Dominion'; Line". Steamships  Monti-sal to Liverpool.     Boatoti to  Livur-  pool.   Portland to LUorpooL   Vi������ Quetna-  , torn.  Larue and Kast Slaamshtpj. Superior ncoommod������tIo������  for all classes of im bongyrs.    Saloons or.ii Statorooot  ure amirlshlps.   Special ivtientiou hta lie.-n giren to th  Bccoad S:iloon and I'hird-CI������e������ accommodation.   Fo,  ruti-s of pua-ajfc aud til parliculam, a^pl)- to tujr agoi*!  ot l!ie C'oiup������Bj,o������.  Bictsrdi, Mills 4 Co, D. Torrance & Co..  77 dtaiuSi.. Eoslon. Montrea'Uad Portktad  -N'urs8ry.;fquipfneEit.  Ho motl.er can afford to bo without  Ciisp.dine Babies' soces and aooidents  ;iii call for GilsatJIne.  Large Boxes 25c.      Drug-gists or  Cilaacltna Co., Toiouto.  i  J.  J.  t  .'he' -Importan  sideratio  THE MOST POPULAR DENTIFRiCE.  ! TOOTEE  I'rosorves tho teeth.    Sweetens the breath.  Strengthens iho gums  yOUNG WOMAN���������AGED 21���������  just came into possession of  ���������hq,000���������wishes to correspond with  honest intelligent man, who would  appreciate a jjood wife. 130x2,538,  Toronto, Ont.  4.  to th.? man or womnn wltii a deposit;  -iiconmit in Ilia security of lho niunt-y  dtpusilod.    If tlio deposit is wilh  Canada's "Ppemfop Company  it^ sitfetv iii bc-yoiifl question, A  secondAi-.v (onslderadon i- tho nto of  intorcsr. tlio depos tor icceiros. This is  11N6 vt'ry if tr.io ivo. All inforni^.tlon  cheerfully und promptly supplied.  THE CANADA PERMANENT  and WESTERN CANADA  MORTGAGE CORPORATION  Toronto Street. TORONTO  X  i  J.  9  ;  -} ^i"hH"hhi"i'l���������**4������K-.l������H*H"i"fe' THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, January 25, 1902.  T^MMn|Je������lef.  "SATURDAY, JANUARY 25, 1902,  BAIL WAY   CHARGES.  The   railway   companies   of  Canaela  have a different way of   doing business  from everyone else; and this is  especially true of their operations in this province.   Ask them to out freight l-ateB  on  ores in two, and they will tell   you   the  roael3 are not now paying expenses, and  that ore shipments are  not  paying  as  they are.   As abstract statements   they  may bo both absolutely true; but  what  most people contend is it is nota  business answer as business is  run  in   the  country.   Everyone knows the expenses  of a railway are nearly as great when it  i8 next thing to idle, as when comparatively busy. Thehead official costisnear-  ly the same, the station and   trackmen  are the same and   trains   have  to run  empty or loaded.   With a good business  a few more freight hands are required,'  and there is a little more wear on rolling  Btock���������this is about the only difference.  No other business is run on the  principle of making every feature of it profitable. If all the grocers sold all their merchandise on the margin  of  profit  they  have on sugar, for instance, everyone of  them  would   be   bankrupt    in    three  months.   They simply carry the article  at the prices they charge, with the idea  of selling other goods at a better profit.  All newspapur  offices in   Canada  give  their newspapers at less than the costof  production depending on their advertising and job printing for profits, and so  on of almost all other hues of business, j  It is different  with railways  however.  They wantoreshipments tomakemouey  aB well as all other lines of   ti aliie.     It  appears to us as a  business proposition  they should see things differently.   The  grocer knows losses oil a large trade in  sugar bring, profits on a large trade   in  other goods. The newspaper man knows  considerable loss on a large  circulation  for a paper brings a large   profit  in   a  large volume of advertising, but the railways can't see things this way.,  Now supposing they cut their ore  freights in two, every mine in the country would be able to ship at a profit, and  with all shipping, the general merchandise and passenger traffic of the country  would become increased several fold.  What the roads would lose on the ore  business, they would several times over  "makeup on other lines of business, without, as we remarked at the outset,  materially increasing their expenses in  general operation. However, there is  no use in extending these remarks, as  the roads know all this themselves; but  it is without weight with them.  FOOD  FOR  A  YEAR.  ���������  Meats 300 lbs.  Milk  240 qts.  Butter 100 lbs.  Eggs 27 doz.  Vegetables 500 lbs.  This represents a fan ration for one  man for one year.  But some people eat and eat  and yet grow thinner. This  means a defective digestion  and unsuitable food. To the  notice of such persons we present Scott's Emulsion, famous  for its tissue building. Your  physician can tell you how it  does it.  the owners for these amounts. If they  are less than the amounts actually due,  judgments . will be secured for the  amounts, and the properties can be  legally sold undor the judgments. If  the suits are for more than the amounts  actually due, it will be for, the owners to  prove by documents in their possession  that the amount's sued for are excessive.  In such caseB the city will get judgments for the proper amounts. This  latter is the only legal course open to  the council, and we sincerely hope the  best judgment of that body will direct  their Bteps this way.  Manitoba is shown to have 250,000 which  entitles it to ten representativesKand bo  on of the'rest of the country.  Houston the other day said it would  be well for British Columbia .if' it had  more mine owners like J. Roderick  Robertson. This compares well with,-a  cut of that gentleman the Tribune had ���������  in its columns two years ago, where it  represented him with a long, whip driy-  ing the miners, ub slave drivers used to  drive slaves in the Southern States years  ago. John can "jump Jim Crow'' as  well as any other men can do it, when.it  suits his purpose totlo so.        ''"      '   ���������  We'll send you a little to try if you like.  SCOTT,  &   BOWNE,      Chemists, Toronto.  way.  In the first place to have a tax sale  legal it muBt cover the actual amount  due on the property, not 5 cents more  nor less. Now, as the city records were  all destroyed in the fire there is no way  open to the council to get at the actual  amount due before that incident by any  property. It may be approximated but  it cannot hi actually acertaind. To  approximate and sell by tax sale under  an approximation, means the defeat of  the sale and the costs thrown on the  city as sure as the sun rises and sets.  This is the warning we want to give the  council.  The proper way is to get the closest  possible estimate from all the document ivi'ilable of the amounts and sue  BE CAREFUL, GENTLEMEN.  We are quite aware the present city  council will not thank us for any recommendation! we may make as they know  so much more than the Editor of this  paper can possibly know about municipal matters; but all the same, if the  Paystreak voices their intentions, in the  interest of the taxpayers, we must raise  a timely note of warning. We are advised by their organ that Mayor Cunning is bound to hold a tax sale, and  sell for arrears all those properties on  which taxes before the fire are unpaid.  We desire to see the city collect everycent  due it; but when there is a right way as  well as a wrong way to collect those  dues, we recommend the right and safe  There  have been  times when  the. wild.  beast3 have  been more  merciful  than  human beings, and spared the, woman  cast to them in the arena. It is astonishing, how little sympathy women <haye  for women. In the home the mistress  sees the maid with the signs of suffering  she recognizes so well, but she does not  lighten the sick girl's load by a touch of  her finger. In the store the forewoman  sees the pallor and exhaustion which  mark womanly weakness, but allows  nothing for them.   It is work or quit.  Doctor Pierce's Favorite Prescription  makes weak women strong and sick  women well, by curing the womanly  diseases which undermine the health  and sap the strength. " Favorite Prescription" establishes regularity, dries  weakening drains, heals inflammation  and ulceration, and cures female weakness.  "When I first commenced using1 Dr. Pierce's  medicines," writes Mrs. George A. Strong:, of  Gnnsevoort, Saratoga Co., N. Y. ������I was suffering from female weakness, a disagreeable drain,  bearing-down pains, weak nnd tired feeling all  the time. I dragged around in that way for  two years, then I began taking your medicine.  After taking the first bottle I began to feel  better. I took four botlcs of Dr. Pierce's Favorite Prescription, two of ' Golden Medical Discovery,' one vial of the ' Pleasant Pellets,' also  used one bottle of Dr. Sage's Catarrh Remedy.  Now I feel like a new person. I can't thank you  enough for your kind advice and the good your  medicine has done me."  " Favorite Prescription " makes weak  women strong, sick women well. Accept no substitute for the medicine which  works wonders for weak women.  Dr. Pierce's Pleasant Pellets are the  most desirable laxative for delicate  women.  The fuel question is becoming a serious  one with the   smelter  men   and   mine  owners of B.C., and indirectly the whole  people of the province.   It is known the  Crow's Nest coal is the 'best for smelting easily available to the   smelters  of  the Western States and B. C.   Jim Hill  who is largely interested in the  American Smelter Trust saw this   some  time  ago and bought a controlling interest in  the Crow's Nest coal mines; and by the  first of July next will have a road from  the mines to his smelters across the line.  In the natural course of things he will use  his ailvantage for his own personal   interest.   The C. P. R. hold a large  mining property iii the same locality,   but  they are debarred from opening, it  up  for some time through a contract  they  made with the Crow's: Nest   Coal   Co.  some four years ago.    This   of   course  ties up that property.     The  Canadian  government, however, reserved a block  of mining land Bouth of Morrissey creek,  which can be made available   to   block  Hill's intention to strangle  the  B.   C.  smelting enterprise. It is further known  another company, which means Hill in  disguise, is endeayoring to get  hold  of  this to , make  strangulation  complete.  In this, the Federal "Govt, holds the key  to the protection of our enterprise; and  it remains for the representatives of our  province in parliament to see that it is  employed in our protection.     As   the  fuel item constitutes  one-third of  the  cost of smelting the gold-copper ores, it  is easily seen safe-guarding this government property is of vital importance to  the whole country.   Hill's  action  will  be the means of  giving   value   to  the  Similkameen and other coal deposits of  southern British Columbia.  John Houston is now out for manhood  suffrage for municipal elections.������������������ That  would be nice. It would enable' those  who have no financial interests in a city  to foist hundred-year financial burdens  on those who have them. That's Houston's sense of justice and fair play,  In the defeat of his candidate for the  mayoralty of Nelson, John Houston sees  "the handwriting on the wall." Rowdyism is losing its power in Nelson.  "Joe" Martin is going to run as an  independent Liberal in Victoria. This  in to split the Grit vote.  Who will be Chief Justice in place  of  McColl.   We nominate John   Houston.  Spokane Falls &  Northern R'y.  Nelson & Forti  5heppard R'y.  Red Mountain Railway.  The only all rait'route between all points  east, west and south to Rossland, Nelson and  intermediate points; connecting at Spokane  with Great Northern, Northern Pacific, and 0.  R. &N. Co.  Connects at  Rossland with the   Canadian  Pacific Railway for Boundary Creek points.  Couriects at Myer's Falls with stage daily for  Republic.  Buffett service on trains /between ;Spokaue  and Nelson. _ ���������  Effective November 10th, 1901.  Leave. Day Train. Ariuvb  9:20 a. m.... Spokane... 7:15 p.m.  12:25 p. m ..'.  Rossland.';.... 1 4:10 p. in.  9:40 a. m....i Nelson ........ ,G:45 p. ni.  H. A. JACKSON, G. F.&T. A., ���������  Spokane; Wash.  O.K. TACK A BURY,   ,  Agent, Nelson, B.C.  Some people wonder why lead is worth  but 134 cents here while the American  miners get 3>������ cents. In other words  why the B. C. miners do not ship to  the States. There is a duty of 1%  cents on pig lead going into the States.  Formerly the American smelters used  to import our ores in bond, and export  the pig lead ; but since the trust has  refuted to smelt for B. C. our metal  is shut out of that country altogether in  every form. In making comparisons between the mining business in Uub country and the States, John Houston is  ever careful to keep from public view  the better markets open to the American producers.  COAL!  Everybody Wants  A correspondent asks us why some of  the provinces of Canada lose representa-  tation through the last census. The  reason is this: By the constitution  Q.uebec province always has 65 members,  neither more nor less. The results of  the last census show this is one for  every 25,000 people, which becomes the  basis,of representation for the other  provinces. British Columbia is shown  to have 177,272  which  give  it  seven.  Try Lethbridge Coal, then you will  have the best and cheapest. This coal  will make the hottest and brightest fires,  besideB it is earily handled, as it is very  clean.   We have itforall kindsof graUs.  E;$L '.Cameroiu  *������%LJSZ Wood's. ShoBiihpajnft  The Great English Remedy.  Sold and recommended by all  druggists in Canada. Only reliable medicine discovered. Six  ^������<S^@&>a*aj<t,X>acka.ge$ guaranteed to cure All.  forms of Sexual Weakness, all effects of abusa  or excess, Mental Worry, Excessive use of Tobacco, Opium or Stimulants. Mailed on receipt  of price, one paokage $1, six, $5. One will please*  six Witt cure. Tamphlets free to any address.  EUe Wood Company, Windsor, Out.  Solfi in,Sandon by McQueen and F.   .    \>  Donaldson, DruggiBts.  f  0 THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday, January-25, 1902.  r  For the next ten days  we will offer all our  Xmas Goods at Cost.  G.W.QRIMMETT  JEWELER.  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  J  Our Boots and hoes, Underclothing, and, in fact,  all supplies���������-just what's wanted in the camp. Call and  inspect them.  J\ :RV C-AJVTEIRON.  The largest and best assort-  meivf of jockey Sticks fiv fKe  city at Ctiffe's Bookstore  Ei  LIMITED.  ��������� OPERATING -  A CITY OF WONDER, PROGRESS AND PROSPERITY.  The Smelting Centre of the Similkameen Valley. Backed by the payrolls  of two gigantic coal companies and the Copper and Kennedy mountain mines.  Surrounded by the following resources, coal, gold, copper, silver and fine  agricultural countrys. Large herds of cattle, fruit in abundance with a climate  almost southern and.allfchat could be asked,  Ashnola is owned and backed by the payroll of the Similkameen Valley Coal  Company, Limited, which is a guarantee in itself of its success. The equipment  and development of their coal mines, installing of water, electric light and power  plants are already arranged for; The development of the Aehnola Coal Company's  mines by the Toronto, capitalists who have established their payroll at Ashnola,  make it the coming city of the interior of British Columbia,  Lots in Ashnola are Safe Investments.  In blocks 1 to 4 and 13 to 20 the price will be advanced 25 per cent per month  until May 1st, 1902, and 10 per cent in the remaining blocks. The present price  is from $50 to $225, 25 per cent cash, 3, 6 and 9 months without interest.  Arrangements are already completed for 38 buildings, including cottages for  the employees of the company at Ashnola. This work will be under full headway  by May let. The company's stock is now selling at $1,10 per cent down, balance  in 9 equal payments. *  On and after February 15th the company's stock will be withdrawn from the  market in British Columbia, Four years ago the Crows Nest shares could be  bought and were sold at 11 cents. .Today they are quoted at $80. With the  advent of transportation.Similkameen Valley coal can be delivered at any point  in West Kootenay or Yale as cheap as any other company in Canada. For  further information apply to  IMILKAMEEN VALLEY COAL CO. LTD.  I Slocan Railway.  International Navigation I Trading Co.  Shortest and quickest route to the east and  all points on the 0. N. & R. and Northern  Pacific Railways in Washington, Oregon and  Southern States.  TIME CARD EFFECTIVE AUOUST ist,   1901.  KASLO & SLOCAN .RAILWAY CO.  8:30 a.m. leave Kaslo arrive  4:00 p.m.  10:55 a.m. arrive Sandon leave 1:45 p.m.  INTERNATIONAL NAVIGATION &  TRADING CO., LTD.  KASLO-NELSON ROUTE.  5:20 p.m. leave Nelson arrive 11:00 a.m.  9:10 p.m. arrive Kaslo leave     7:00 a.m.  Connecting at Five Mile Point with Kelson &  Fort Shenpard Railway both to and from Rossland, Spokane, Etc.  Tickets sold to all points in United States and  Canada via Grent Northern, Northern Pacific,  O. R. &N.Co.1&c.,<fcc.  Ocean and steamship tickets and rates via all  lines will be furnished on m plication.  For further particulars call on or address  Robt. Irving, Manager. Kaslo, B. C.  Gko. Huston, Agent, Sandon.  M. L. GRIMMETT, 1,1,. B.  Barrister, Solicitor, Notary  Public, Etc.  Sandon, British Columbia,  IliiBiliilii  WORLD'S SCENIC ROUTE.  Direct Une-lowest Kates  EAST WEST  Winnipeg Vancouver  Toronto Victoria  Ottawa . Seattle  Montreal '   Portland  New York San Francisco  Via the Spo Line,  St.  Paul  and Chicago,  and all U. S. Points.  TOURIST SLEEPER SERVICE.  Lv. Revelstoke, Wed., Fri., Sun.  Lv. Dom. Jet., Mon., Thur., Sat.  Leaving Kootenay Landing Friday.  St. Paul, Toronto, Montreal  and Boston.  18[nnf Lv. Revelstoke  Alta Lodge, No. 29.  A. F. AND A. M.  Regular Communication of the lodge.  MeetB first Thursday in each month at 8 p. m.  Visiting brethren cordially invited.  JAMES M. BARTON, See'r-  ATLANTIC STSAHSHIf TICKETS  To and from European pointsYia Ua.na.dUn  and American lines. Apply for sailint datws,  i rates and full information to any C P.R. ������f������nt  or H. W. Harbour, Agent, Sandon,  W.P. P. Cummlngs, Gen.S.S. Agent, Winnlpaj  Certificates of Improvements.  NOTICE.  Summit Fraction and Surprise Extension  Mineral Claims,  Situate in the Slocan Mining Division of West  Kootenay District.   Where located: At the  head of McGuigan creek, and  near  the  Surprise.  TAKE NOTICE that I, W. J. II. Holmes, acting as agent for William Kent, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B 87GG1, intend, GO days from the  date hereof, to apply to  the Mining Recorder  for Certificates of Improvements, for the purpose    of obtaining   Crown   Grants   of   the  above claims.  And further take notice that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 13th day ot October, A. D. 1901.  W. J. H. HOLMES, P. L, S., Agont.  Mon., Wed., Fri.  Vancouver, Seattle and Coast.  STEAMSHIP SERVICE.  From Vancouver to Alaska, Hawaii,  China, Jspan and Australia.  Through bookings tO'Europe via all  Atlantic lines.  Prepaid tickets from all points at  lowest rates.  H. W. Harbour, Agent, -  ,  Sandon, B. C, or  J. S. Caetkr, E. J. Coyle,  D.P.A.,Nelson.   A.G.P.A.,Vancouver  Established 1858.  M. R. Smith & Co.  rianiifacturers of ail kinds of  Plain and Fancy  m'.w'wmw;  VICTORIA, B. C.  BRANCH--VANCOUVER, B. C.  The Host Complete Health Resort  On the Continent of North America.  SITUATED J1IDST SCENERY  UNRIVALLED FOR QRANDEUR.  \s  J  HALCYON SPRINGS, ARROW LAKE, B.C.  Resident physician and nurse. Boating,  fishing ancl excursions. In telegraphic communication with all parts of the world. Two  mails arrive and depart everv day. Special  Winter Tfirms: $12 to ?15 per week, according  to residence in hotel or villas. Its baths cure  all nervous and muscular diseases. Its watew  heal all kidney, liver and stomach ailments.  ..���������>;.*������..-\ .���������'.' -n *\ t-  ���������������4   4,  ,"*,    *k i������   'N   ���������  SKBMftM&iiM  smasnfflBmseraiffiEfflsKBWCTKSsraHWKSRKwmi Ua������i-ftt ���������& nn * i ������fc*i������r c V  i*^a������f*TWiw������ftrwt*������t������w  ���������TdaaucattJteKAtaaaKfcM  ttmCTHMNHtrn rWi rvmirnrm WWrtfai^TftMeniKMBWW^^  II KEfiBI OLD EI (MP  NEWS   BY   MAIL  ABOUT  JOHN  BULL ANTD  HIS  PEOPLE.  Hecord of Occurrences in the Land  That is Supreme in the Commercial  World.  The promoters of the Solent tunnel scheme h.ave purchased the existing Isle of ..Wight Railway between  Freshwater and Newport.  The King has given an order to a  .Derbyshire firm . for eight marble  pedestals four and a half feet in  s.cight, with Gothic oanols, for "Wind  sor  Castle.    One of the pedestals  to heai-'a, bust .of Queen Victoria.  is  iiueh alarm lias been caused at New  liomney ancl Littlestone-on-Soa by  recent encroachments of the so a. .fn  order to save tlie rich pasture bind  defence authorities will bn.ve to expend ill5,700 in constructing a sea  wall.  A 'novel case of robbery is reported  from Colchester. Last month the  mayor of that town .laid the foundation stone of a new Masonic hall,  part of the ceremony being the lodgment of a .bottle containing current  coins and Ma.soni'.- documents under  the stone.- Jt has now been discovered that- thieves had tunnelled  tm.de.Vihe foundation stone and stolen the bottle and its contents.  Tlie. Woodbridgc Urban Council has  adopted a novel 'method of 'preventing street -accidents. At one corner  of the Market, Mil) throe roads meet  at dangerous angler.;- and collisions  between vehicles have been frequent.  Widening by the demolition of  houses being impossible, the surveyor recommended:'the erection of  mirrors, so that drivers could see  what was approaching. The experiment has been tried and has proved  successful.  Councillor Beaven, of Cardiff, who  eventually consented to stand for  next year did so on linos Which'are (lis  tinctly novel. He stipulated that no  intoxicants of any sort should be  supplied in connection with the  year's feastings ;r that the deputy  mayor's "parlour" should not be  used for the purpose it had , been  in the last three or four'years ; that  he should not 'be called.-on to spend  more than ������100 to ������150 of his own  money; and, lastly, that he should  receive a unanimous vote.      .  The coast guards have lately been  busily occupied; in burying the carcases of she<;p which were washed  ashore between Dover and Deal in!  ihe recent gales. The County Council'  allows lives shillings for each carcase buried,  and.     at St. Margaret's  alone 340 have1,been interred.��������� A  complaint was made at the meeting j  of the Douer corporation that a number of sheep had been buried in the  sand qn the scashdre, but it was  explained that quicklime was used to  destroy the bodies.  Major-General Baden Powell paid  a Hying visit to Rose Hill school,  Tunbridge Wells, recently. It was  here that the general received his  early, education before going to  Charterhouse. The boys knew nothing   about  the visit   until   at  four  o'clock they were summoned fr������:n  their ��������� games to the " school room,  where they greeted the General with  vociferous cheers. General Baden-  Powell apologized for breaking up  their holiday, and suggested that  thoy should have a. whole holiday on  Monday as compensation���������a proposal  to which Mr. Browning, the headmaster,   readily   agreed.  In former times Nottingham Goose  Fair was a great institution, to  which every farmer for fifty miles  round drove his flock of hissing  birds. To-day its ancient glories  have, departed, but. it is still a great  event in the Midlands and tho north.  From, all the country round visitors  flock into Nottingham on pleasure  bent, and the Goose Fair, is a pandemonium of shows and roundabouts and switchbacks. AH Nottingham makes holiday, and tho free-  find-easy manners of the fair arc reminiscent of continental carnivals.  While employed  in alterations to a  shop  in  Broadway,   Wimbledon,     recently,' the workmen found a   bundle  of letters and post-cards behind,   the  frame of a window on    the     ground  door.    It appears  that the shop was  S'.mc years ago a post-ollicc and it is  supposed  tliat     through a defect in  the JetLer box the letters when post-j  cd slipped into .the position in which '  they were found.   Thero were 18 post '  cards and M letters, some     oi*     the  post    cards  being     dated  lSSd- and.  others'.1.890.   One letter was address-!  cd to Sir Henry Peck,  who has ,been '  dead some years  ;   another  was    ad- !  dressed   to  the clerk  of. the  Wimble- ,  don Local  Board,   which vcars     ago '  became  the  Urban  District  Count.>l.  The. present    tenant of the shop has  despatched   the  letters   to   the  post-  office, so some of the addresses   will  get them     after a lapse of a  period.  BABY IN THE HOME.  A Joy,,and Treasure When     Good  Natured and Healthy  All children in every borne in the |  country need at some time or other  a medicine such as Baby's Own Tablets, and this famous remedy has  cured many a serious illness and  saved many a little, life.,. Mothers  insist upon having it-'bfecauso it con-  tait.s no opiate or harmful drugs. It  is purely vegetable, sweet and pleasant to take and prompt in its efYect.  For simple fevers,, colic,/constipation, disoidered stomach, diarrhoea,  irritation accompanying the cutting  oi" teeth and indigestion, Baby's Own  Tablets are a ceitain- cure. In fact,  in almost any disorder common to  children these tablets should be given at once and relief may be promptly looked for.  Never give the babies so-called  soothing medicines which simply put  ih:m into an unnatural sleep. These-  tablets are small, sweet, pleasant to  take and prompt in acting. Dissolved in water, they will be taken readily by the smallest infant.'  Mrs.  .John McEwan, Bathurst Village, N.B.,    writes :  ''My baby was  m  mm a sToitr  A STURDY PARMER STRICKEN  WITH RHEUMATISM IS  CURED BY DODD'S KIDNEY PILLS.  This ��������� Man   Was   so'   Bad That he  Was Almost Paralyzed���������A Won-'  derful  Case  and a Very  Happy  Cure by This Excellent Remedy,'  almost    constantly f,troubled     with  '��������� colic before I gave him Baby's Own  i Tablets, but    since giving them    to  liim he has not since suffered. Every'  mother should keep these, tablets ai-  I wa< s at hand."  j They. cost". 25 cents a box. You  1 can find them at your druggist's or,  ' if you do not, forward th=j ni-jiiey  j direct to us and we will send the  i tablets prepaid. The Dr. Williaw.s'  'Medicine Co., Dept. T., BrockviUe,  : Out.  long  .���������A.*-���������  The King of Sweden is acknowledged to be one of the most learned men  in Europe. His Majesty's letters are  always most beautiful to read, and  his friends and relatives with whom  he continually corresponds, look forward to them with the greatest interest. King Oscar can speak and  write perfectly in seven different languages. Lord Salisbury, when staying at Stockholm, once said to the  venerable monarch: "What a wonderful linguist your majesty is to be  sure. You have written six letters  this morning, you "tell me, and all in  different languages! Now, can your  majesty write or speak Chinese!"  The King of Sweden looked very  humble as he gently replied: "No,  no; I cannot. What feeble creatures  we men are after all!" Arid then,  more hopefully ai������H with great animation: "But-'never mind. I-have  commenced to learn Chinese, and before long I hope to be able to correspond with the Emperor of China in  his own language!"'His Majesty can j  now accomplish this difficult task  with comparative ease.  While the population has increased  21 psr cent, in the past decade/ the  pension roll has .increased 47 per  cent, in the same period.  What      lovers    swear���������To  until, death.   What husbands  Unfit for publication.  be true  swear���������  HAPPY SAVAGES.  Dr.   Carl  Lumholtz,  who has lived  among,   the    wild    Indian    trioes of  northwestern Mexico,  sharing in: the  everyday life and amusements of the  people for several years,   pronounces  them  to be a very intellectual race,  although many of them ���������still'dwell,in  caves like their forefathers thousands  of years ago.        On the whole, they  lead a very    happy    existence,    and  among    many of the tribes^ a higher  degree of morality exists than in civilized  countries. They  are monogamists.   7 Theft    and    many of the  worst forms of disease are unknown  among them.'   They hold  their land  in  common and their principal  food  is Indian corn and beans.  It took Count Toiistoi five years to  gather/ the historical material for  '���������'War and Peace." The preliminary  writings from which the book:sprang  are now in the RumianzolT Museum,.  Moscow. But they had a hard time  getting there. 'Some.years'ago.when  Countess Tolstoi was ill, a careless  servant took the manuscripts and  threw them into a disused canal in  the park near the house. They were  discovered after several weeks and  rescued.  Mrs. Patrick Campbell is said to  be the only actress whom the present Queen Tias received on intimate  terms. While Mrs. Campbell was  said to' have been held in high regard by Queen Victoria, the once  popular and brilliant Marie Wilton,  wife ol'Sir Squire Bancroft, was the  only actress who was honored by her  acquaintance.  North Temiscainiiiguo, yue., Jan.  G. (Special).���������At the Douglas Farm  near here lives Mr.W. II." Johnston  who to-day considers himself a very  happy -man indeed.  Tho cause of Mr. Johnston's happiness is his somewhat sudden and  very remarkable recovery from the  most severe case of Rheumatism ever  seen' in this county.  For a long time he suffered with  the Rheumatism which gradually  grew worse till it threatened his life.  His principle trouble was, in his left  side, and- it was so bad that his  neck stiffened so that he could scarcely move it. and, was beginning to  fear Paralysis. The pain would go  away for a time, but return with  greater force, and a strange feature  of his case was that after the pain  would leave any part, it left behind  it that prickly "pins and needles"  sensation.  . J-le thought that perhaps his smoking tobacco had something to do  with it and he gave this up, but received no benefit at all till he used  Dodd's Kidney Pills.  This remedy he found to be a complete and absolute cure for his malady, and very soon after commencing, its use,, the pain began to leave  him and now he is strong and well.  That such an extreme case should  yield so easily and quickly proves  that Dodd's Kidney Pills will cure  any case of Rheumatism.  Cnnse anil Effect.  "He merely looked at me with a va-  cant'atare when we met."  "Yes; he has rooms to let In the upper story.'^;  ������������������''������������������������������������     oMr"  iJ^tS*..���������.'^^*i^^.-,  ^  i  Thick and Th Iras  "Miss Torkipaek's portly.   I would not be that,"  Said envious Gladys Van Pelt.  "But even her bank account's vulgarly fat,  While mine is too stylishly svelte." j  Correcting; o Misapprehension.  Ned���������Miss Stuyvesant told my sister  that you asked her to marry you twice.  Tom���������No; I didn't. I asked her twice  to marry me once.- _ .    '    ,  c*  Jin Edueat5oji.il Peril.  If IJiss Minerva learned to play  Football, 'midst other itudious cotmv  31ie=e bargain rushes, shepmen. say,  .Would soon be serious affairs.  - X'l. ���������  liUMSi:  ..-Washington Hia.  rcat number of remedies that are recommended?      You can  can in the purchase of  a piano,   a bicycle or a sewing main the past, apply  the test of time and get the opinion  Are beln������: Contractad Evory Day���������The Treatment Prescribed toy an Eminent Medical Author and Physician���������Timely  Action the Aii Important Point in Treating Colds.  "Colds that will never be cured." A startling sentence, but you know it to be true. Scarcely a day  passes but some death from consumption, pneumonia or similar ailment emphasizes the truth of this statement. It is well to remember that a newly-contracted cold can, in almost every case, be cured. It is th.j  neglected cold that leads to death���������the cold that runs on and on���������the cold that is added to by fresh coldi  from time to time. ��������� ^  But what treatment is to be chosen, from the i  use common-sense in buying medicine, just as you  chine.    Find out what treatment has  the best record  of people who know from experience.  If you apply this test to medicines for coughs, colds and similar ailments, you will select Dr. Chase's  Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine, because of the extraordinary merits which it possesses, and which have become known to the public generally through years of trial. The sales of this remedy are far ,n excess of any  similar preparation, and have never been so large as during the present 'Season. These two facts are, we believe the strongest evidence that can be produced in verifying the merits of any remedy that has been thoroughly tested for years.  Dr. Chase's Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine is prised especially because of its far-reaching effects, even in  the most serious cases, of bronchitis, whooping cough, croup and asthma,. It is not a mere relief for cough9,  but acts on the whole systean thoroughly, curing tho' cold and removing cliest pains, soreness of the lungs  an* bronchial tubes, and all /inflammation of the respiratory organs. '  Just a word of warnings    There are other preparations of turpentine and linseed    put up in. imitation of  Dr.  Chase's Syrup of Linseed and Turpentine.    To be sure you are getting the genuine, see portrait and sig-  .wature of Dr. A. W. Chase on the wrapper.    Tv/enty-flve' cents a boUio, family size, three times as much,  wii&3.   At all ds&teo^ fit &te������as.Wi, Uates & Cpm^aay, Toronto. ���������������������������������������������.  Honestj.  Old Gent���������Throw avay that cigar,  and I'll give you a perny.  Kid���������Aw, why don'tyer be frank an'  ax me for it!������������������New Y������rk Journal.     /���������  ���������v' -        ;"' '      '. .I'''  A Cnpitnatlon.     '^   .  We blame the consant kicker*   '������������������',  .And chide him 'ith a will,  Ane yet the wjrlcoft gives liixa  His wish to kep Mm still.     ,;  ���������l������*������6''    , ������������������"��������� '���������"-.,        ��������� ,i$r*i������^  Of Stnbt Hablta.     ��������� r-"'"-^'- ���������  >?���������';  Mrs. Crimsonbea!���������Did you say he Is  a man of stable halits?  Mr. Criiasonbeak-Yes. He kicks lit������  a inulo.���������Yonkers Sntesrnan.   ,  ���������:������������������        A  Her Shoes. '*"*>:'  Thtso big) heelci shoes are all the go  Because, letweenus, don't you know.  They riflle shortladies look the taller  And ievkf all laces' feet look smaller.  60  It's Br Nature.  "Oh, tlose .wort'do' at all!" she salfl  when tha guide irougbt out the snow-  shoes. "I'm sue I can wear a size  smaller" .  Professor (to medical student)���������  "Mr. Doselets, will you please name  the bones of the skull ?" Student  (perp/exed)���������'Vve got them all in  my head, p-ofessor, but I can't  tlinli of titc james at the moment,.'-'  ���������I  ���������* *v   v *��������� ������  ���������4    ���������    ������*   -     i������    #     0  /-   t*   -     S BMU-i.a'i'innuuajjiaiuiulii'..i.ut..-Lg<a.^^  rr-tnrpuiv.* m?  nirTBgi:..'; .n.������i i.Li.itnm.,JTjjit.avii.Liiiu|JUi������.nm*������< ���������Muaum  I FOR W  ^ Recipes   for  the   Kitchen.  9 Hygiene and Other Notes  ������ for the Housekeeper.  o  -a  ������  ������  @8������SQO������<J)@O������O������C@OO0������O������O  ��������� SUNDAY NIGHT TEAS..  Sunday night teas in the country  are generally very appetLing, and  city people are apt to sigh for the  a'.undance of sweet butter, rich  cicam, njw-hiid eggs and tender  (hick.ns, they enjoy when visiting  tl.e c.  'j imbalcs of chicken, ��������� mushrooms,  ���������^ CjCtablas and salmon, make very  delicious tea dishes, and as the tim-  b. 1 s may be made beforehand, they  enly re .uire to be filled and reheated  before sen ing.  Com arati.ely few country house-  keep, rs make use of a liuibale iron  or timbale molds, however, and  when thetc arc not at hand, small'  cu] s may be used instead, or if onei  rivicrs to make a substitute for the'  timbale casc.> cf cooked batter, deep  patty pans lined with good paste  end la'ed in'a good o\on arc very-  nic. Lot pittics of' any kind or a  substantial salad will'also generally pro.e highly acceptable, while a  flat er of cold sliced fowl, tongue or  veal, s.rved wi.h little cuics of cran-  bctry, plum or currant jelly, is appal i)-ing cither in summer or winter. A mound of stillly whipped  cream placed over the preserves or  ca ncd f. uit in i s sprrkling glass  dhh is not only delightful to the  c} e, but chan?os an ordinary dish into a most d.Ii ions one.  pretty dish if cut into cubes and  daintily piled, log-cabin fashion, on  a' flat glass dish.  To, make the peach cake, drain the  syrup from rich ������ preserved peaches,  about a cupful, chop fine, add two  tablespoons cream and .\ cup chopped  walnuts or almonds. Place between  layer cake and frost with pink icing.  Cocoanut Custard���������To 1 lb grated  cocoanut allow 1 cjt scalding milk  and 1 heaping cup sugar. Beat well  the yolks of six eggs and stir them  alternately in the milk with the. co-  do of the  ���������  belter  I,-  ur;c of alcohol,' which Inst  ft. -a!oil'.'  '3 tin' Pittsburg  children  may  1  by indulgiij;; in  though  if, HUM  ,3ll,V  ing  ed  ���������of    butler,  pensive, bu  v/nt'ii  Dispatch.  )������ "greatly  generous  it  nui  ,' prove  pastime,  .Grow-  bcni'iil.-  .lmounts  seem   ex-  the clieap-  coanut and sugar,  dish     lined     with  bake    20    minutes,  may be boiled ancl  Pour this into a  good   paste,   and  \ Jf preferred it"  served  in cups.  MEMUS.  rolls  Chic'-on patties Warm  tekry and apple salad  Prcs.rvcd pc.ichv.-s Almond cream  ca'o  rJea  Timbalcs of celery'  Cold  slued  to goe        Warm  biscuit  .'.Pickled beets   ���������  Preserved  rrspberries        Peach  cake  ������������������'."��������� Tea     Cocoa  Silver Cake���������One cupful each of  butter and cornstarch, 2 cups sugar,  2 of flour, 1 of sweet milk, the whites of 6 eggs, and ii teaspoons baking  powder. .Flavor with almond and  bake in a plain round mold.  Creamed Sweetbreads���������Wash carefully, remove till bi.ts of skin and fatty matter, cover with" cold water,  and heat to a boil. Let stand until  the sweetbreads arc firm, then cut into small pieces, stew in a very little  water until tender, and set aside until 'time to serve, Then repeat, season to taste, add a lump of butter  and half cup cream in which has been  stirred 1 teaspoon flour. When very  hot, serve at once. Creamed sweetbreads aie very nice served in.turnip  cups. Small turnips should be boiled whole, and when done cut into  dainty cups When time to serve,s  rub them all over, inside and out.  with soft butter, season nicely and  let get .very hot in tho oven while  the sweetbreads are heating on top  of the range, then fill in with the  meat, and serve at once.  Strawberry Trifle���������Lino a deep  glass dish with slices of stale cake,  pour in a generous layer of preserved  strawberries, cover with a layer of  custard, add another layer of cake,  then more strawberries,    and    finish  est in tile end. Either of those remedies can be taken without, a doctor's prescription, and is outside, of  the  "kill  or euro"  warrant.  custard.  Pour  little  the  Scalloped sal'Uf n  Creamed potatoes  Pickles    Rot's  Cocoanut custard Silver cake   '...'..���������:.  Coffee' '...:.���������.���������     .'.���������:'��������� ''     .  Creamed    sweetbreads Scalloped  potatoes  Biscuit       Pickles  Strawbeiry triCe Angel  Cocoa  food  Chicken, jelly     Olives     Pickles  Brown bread and butter sandwiches  ."���������''''7.  White fruit cake  Coffee custard with whipped    cream  Tea     Cocoa  Cold sliced beef with tomato catsup  Potato sa'ad  Preserved pears     Cream cake  "���������Co"eo. . ���������'"..���������'  Timbalcs-of chicken     Rolls  Pickled peaches  Celery and beetroot salad  Baked  custard        Citron  cake  Cocoa     Tea  Chicken Patties���������Line patty pans  with puff paste and fill with diced  ch'.clen meat. Season to taste,  pour o.er a little of, the thickened  chicken gravy, cover with the paste,  and bake in a brisk oven. A Couple'  of oysters added to each patty or 1  tablespoon diced mu shsooms varies  the flavor delightfully. These may  te ta' ed beforehand, and repeated  \\h n wanted.  Almond Cream Cake���������Make a layer  cake after any preferred recipe, for  tie filling make a custard with ������ pt  cream or sweet milk, the yolks of 3  eggs, 2 teaspoons sugar, and 1 tea-  spcon cornstarch. When smooth  and thick, put in i lb. blanched and  chopped almonds. Place,between the  laver cake, ico with plain frosting,  and ornament with blanched almonds  split in halves.  Timbalcs of Celery���������Cook diced  celery in a little salted water until  tender, then drain, turn into timbale  cas.-s, 'season to taste, cover with a  thick cream sauce, and let get hot in  the oven.   Pickled beets make a very  with  mounds     of     strawberries   with  syrup drained off over the top.  Chicken Jelly���������Cut a dressed chicken in small pieces, and cook it very  slowly in just enough water to cover  it, until it will fall from the bones.  Then take'it up and boil the liquor  to a cupful. "Remove all the bone's,  and pick the meat to pieces. Season  with pepper and salt, add a .little  butter in small bits, .'mix. with.the  gravy, and turn into a well-buttered  mold. Set in a cold place until perfectly firm. , Cut in 'slices for the  table.  'Coffee Custard.���������Break an egg into  1 cup freshly ground coffee and mix  well. Putit into a coffee pot with 1  pt boiling Water, let it stand ton  minutes, then drain off into a saucepan. 1 Add 1 pt cream and give it  one boil. Have ready 4- well-beaten  eggs and 1 large cup sugar, turn tho  coffee and cream boiling hot on the  eggs, and cook in a double boiler until smooth ������and thick.  HOME  IlIN'TS.  Rats anrl mice can bo driven away  by putting potash into their holes nr  where they arc likely to go." J.'ho air  wip make it soft and sticky, i>nd  they dislike it very much.  Gamphoi gum placed in close ] ixs-  ses and drawers will keel) mice nv-'ay,  as tne odor is very disagreoo.ble to.  them.  It is worth while to know that  wagon or bicycle- grease, tar or  pitch can be removed if lard is rubbed on the spots immediately and  afterward it is washed as usual.  Grass stains on children's clothes  often cause a great deal of  ance. If molasses is rubbed on these  spots and the garment is afterward  washed as usual, they will usually  disappear.  Iron rust can generally be removed  if lemon juice and salt is applied,  and the garment laid in the sun for  several hours. Repeat the operation  if the first trial is not successful.  Housekeepers arc very much annoyed by scorched .spots on table  linen or articles of clothing sometimes. A paste can be made which  will remove them entirely. To make  this paste use half an ounce of white  castile soap, finely shaved, two ounces of earth secured at the druggist's,  the juice of two peeled onions and  one cupful of vinegar; stir well and  lot it boil thoroughly. Cool before  spreading over the scorched spot, and  let it remain until dry, then wash  out and the places will have disappeared.  Great care should bo taken in washing delicately tinted shirtwaists or  summer gowns, to prevent fading.  Alum used in the rinsing water will  prevent, green from fading. A handful of salt thrown into the rinsing  water, should be used to set blue.  .Ox-gall.'is good to use for. gray and  brown. Hay water, made by pouring boiling water over hay, is excellent for washing tan or brown linen.  When this is not used, the garments  will soon look faded ancl bleached.  An 1 nr! O't   Filially'* Snlutej.  On lho shores of the. Dosphorus.  near v/ln.-ro that magnificent .smut  opens out into the .Clack Sea. stands  a large house which has long been  occupied by' an English family. The  children knew one of the Russian officers, and used to wave a salute  whenever his ship passed by.  Gradually other Russian ships observed the little exchange of courtesies and sought to emulate it, until  evei-y naval vessel that passed adopted the custom of whistling until  sonic one came out from the house  and waved a response.  Tiie children grew up and went  away to school, and the interchange  of signals was discontinued for a  time, until the Russian ambassador  to Turkey sent a message asking  ihat it might be renewed, as the  Russian sailors thought the welcome  brought them good luck, and looked  for it as they'arrived or sailed away.  The English people, greatly astonished at the importance attached to  their little by-play, gladly resumed  it, and the custom still continues.  Recently the Grand Duke Michael,  innoy-! passing through the Bosphorus on a  Russian gunboat, stood by the captain as they approached the promontory with its English villa. Tho1  captain begged permission to whis-  lle, explaining the custom, and was  told by the Grand Duke that an  acciua-intancc ought to besought with  the family.  Some days later a delegation of officers in full uniform called at "the.  house to express their thanks, and  to beg the ladies of the family to  dine on the gunboat. A toast given  at the dinner by the captain referred  to the friendly salutes, which lie said  had cheered'" many a sailor's heart  when going out into the Black Sea,  and which had done much to generate a kindly feeling toward the whola  English nation.  . *-,,���������:*"  BEES IN THE ARMY.  VALUE OF BUTTER EATING,  One of the favorite remedies of  physicians is cod liver oil, and why  is one of- the mysteries of the world  of .medicine, when all there is about  it is. an. oil or fatty substance that  is easily digested and quite as easily  assimilated, fish oil being -appropriated'with'a small outlay of digestive !  power; .Why cod liver oil, a product of the decomposition of fish refuse, should have ever been chanced  upon when'buttcr and cream are nature's supply, and at once the most  readily obtainable, is unexplainablc.  While anyone can take cream or butter, the consuming of-fish'oil'requires the fortitude of a saint and the  heroism of a martyr; ancl, as we  know, tho oil docs not agree with  many/and is hard of digestion in  others.   ���������  Now, it has been demonstrated  that fresh, unsalted butter is rather  more digestible than oil, and is  pleasant to take on thinly-cut tlices  of bread, and as high as four ounces  a day, of this butter can be eaten  with impunity by even delicate persons, and cream can be taken Lo the  full desire of the patient.  When one is recovering from prostrating sickness and the body needs  nourishing, this fresh butter, it is  now asserted has no equal in building up the wasted tissues of the  body, and as a stimulant very hot,  fresh milk is without a rival,    out-  From Russia, comes a suggestion to  the effect that honey bees -should be  tried as- military messengers in place  of homing pigeons. It is urged that  for such purposes they would be preferable to birds in more than one  way, inasmuch as 'they"could hardly  be intercepted, and it -would certainly .be out of the question for the  most skilful -marksman to hit such a  carrier. As for their size and' small  carrying power, a. bee could transport a good - -deal������������������ in-the-shape of  documents,. if the latter wero transferred by micro-photography to a  minute piece of paper. This piece of  paper might bo fastened to the insect's back, and on tlie arrival of the  little messenger at its destination  the writing"could easily be enlarged.  of a bee is as  pigeon, and its  method of finding its way to its  is the same as that whereby  bird gets back to its cote from  great distance.  Tho homing instinct  strong -as that of a  hive.  the  a  INGENIOUS DEVICE.  effective cle-  uuetnployed  the purpose of  It-was. to onto   parade   the  Liverpool   Ex-  A novel ��������� and .-certainly  vice  was utilized  by an  Liverpool    clerk    for  obtaining a situation,  gage   a  sandwichinan  neighborhood   of     the  change     with   placards  setting  forth  the clerk's'acquirements. The; an  nouncements, neatly inscribed in text  hand written with pen and ink, stated that the advertiser was an experienced book-keeper, a. shorthand writer, and a linguist; also that  lie was a married man with two  children. It gave, of course, an address to which, inquirers were referred. ���������       ...  WAITING FOR THE COIN.  On one occasion, whilst examining  the mechanism of the monster revolving lamp belonging to a lighthouse,  a, visitor, wishing to see how many  seconds, would elapse before it completed a revolution, took a. five-dollar gold piece from his pocket and  placed it on the revolving framework. , Watch in hand he patiently  wai ted for the coin to come round  again to where he was'standing, but  no gold piece appeared. The seconds lengthened into minutes, still  no gold-piece.  "Strange!" he exclaimed. "What  can be the reason of it?"  In order to ascertain he walked  around to, the other side of the lamp  and in doing so encountered, one of  the lighthouse men. who touched his  cap. and said, in an undertone,  "Thank you.  sir."  Thecmau, seeing the coin coming  towards Jiim. had pocketed it, thinking it was meant for a tip!  'Guest���������"Whati ��������� have you got?"  Waiter���������"I've got liver, calf's brains,  pig's feet-���������" Guest���������"I 'don't  want a description of your physical  peculiarities. What have you got to  cat is what I want to know."  "7. tell you," exclaimed the slim  individual, "that water is heaven's  greatest gift to man!" "Are you a  tcetotallist?" asked a bystander, taking him cordially by tho hand. "No  sir," was the reply.     "I sell milk!"  "Wero you really happier before  you became civilized ?" asked the  white man. "Well," answered tho  Kaffir chief, "I must say I didn't  have all this worry whether my  trousers were getting baggy at the  knee..."  Wigg���������"Why do they always have  special policemen at railway stations?" Wngg��������� "To keep people  from taking the trains, of course."  A British  days in tho  Russian 28  soldier is in hospital 18  year, an Austrian 13, a  days.  has only 4- per  cent  Gooseberry     wine  Beer  hoi.  nearly  key, Cil- per cent.  of aico-  posscsses  12 per cent: and Scotch whis-  An african negro's brain measures  90 cube inches! ; that of a white  man, lOfi inches'. '    .. ...  L- THE MINING REVIEW���������Saturday,. January" 25, 1902  The Sieond. Side.  The' Editor   of  Mining Revikw, Sandon, B.C.   '  Dear Sir:���������  I take great pleasure enclosing express  order for $2,00 amount of   subscription  for your paper for  ensuing  year,   aud  hope that you will  have   a very happy  and prosperous New Year, officially and  personally.    As you are probably aware  I am largely interested in' the ��������� and���������  mineral claims in   your   neighborhood,  upon which   we   have   spent   together  nearly $100,000 in development.   Owing  to the low price of lead and high transportation and treatment   charges,   also  high price of labor we have  suspended  operations during tlie last nine months.',  I have been glad to see that efforts are  being made to over-come these difficulties', and T trust they will be successful  at, an early date, as we are  anxious to  proceed with development of  what   we  believe to be valuable properties a& soon  as we are convinced that we have a fair  show for doing so.  ' 1 remain,  Deaa Sir,  Yours very truly  , A. G. R.  There are a great many people in this  district that sympathise with the miners  . in every complaint tjit>y raise, but have  no feeling for men and companies like  the writer in the foregoing. The fore*  going parties after an expenditure of  .f.100,000 have not yet realized $5,000.  Every dollar of this money has been  paid out directly to Sandon miners, ancl  they in their turn have spent; it again  among the business men of tlie place. To  put the matter mildly theovrnersdistri-  bute their cool cash among tlio people  this way without returns are certainly  as much entitled to legislative and other  ���������consideration as the men who think  they do not get enough for their labor  as miners.  Washing  acKirtes  Were You Ever Satisfied  'fSBsimm^wmMssms^^s^sms^i^^  Wooden and Fibre Tnlis and  Pails of livery Description.  Clothes "Wrlnuei  $  Glomes Pins, Sad Irons,  Brushes,  .With cheap goods of any kind, especially GROCERIES?    We'  think not, but, of course, we may be mistaken, however, "we have  just received the following Canned Goods���������and they are all the finest,  freshest and BEST BRANDS of goods in the Kootenays to-day:  Kent Brand Tomatoes        Kent Brand Corn Kent Brand Peas ,  Kent Brand. Golden Wax Beans  Cutting's California Fruits and Simeoe Brand of Berries of all kinds  for Pie and Table Use.  We have also the only complete lines in Fancy Canned Meats,  Vegetables, Fish, and Shell-fish iu Sandon, call and see them.  WE HAV17 EVERY THING TO  COMPLETELY OUTFIT THE  FAMILY LAUNDRY.     CALL  H. Giegerich. stores al Sandon, tfaslo, Ainsworth.  ( ������ie*t������������eeiost������o*������������������t*t������������ti(������C()tit������������������������t*tot������c������tt������������e������  16-2-1 Reco Avenue, Sandon.  ecu re  T  5  u  lose  r  Houston-throws his hat in the air-because the government returns show an  increase in the mining output of 1901  over that of 1900 in the province. lie  docs not, howi'ver, show what most in-  terc-'ts his readers-���������that that of the  Slocan and Ainsworth for last year was  really less than for 1900, when it  should have been 50 por cent. more.  Deduct the iiicreasH in Kettle. River  and Grand Forks divisions and the increase in the province is nil. This is a  sad comment oh the beneficent legislation of the last few years.   7  Cook's Cotton Soot Compound  la successfully used monthly by over  HlO.OOOLadles. Safe, effectual. Ladies ask  your druggist for Cook's Cotton Root Com-  ~Take no other, a3 all Mixtures, pills and  Imitations are dangerous. Price, No. l,$lper  box; Wo. 3,10 degrees stronger,$3 per box. No.  1 or 2, mailed on receipt of price and two 8-cent  Stamps. The Cook Company-Windsor, Ont.  ESfNos. 1 and 2 sold and recommended by all  responsible Druggists In Canada.  Sol'i in Sandon by McQueen aud F.   .  Donaldson, Druggists.  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby givnn that I intend to  apply al the next sitting of the board of  license commissioners for the City of Sandon'  to be held after the expiration of thirty davs  from tho date hereof, for a transfer of the  retail liquor license now held bv me for the  Star Hotel, situate on Reco Avenue, in the  City of Sandon, on block I, West Kootenay  district, to Michael Kirlin, of the Citv of  Kaslo.  ARCHIE FULMORE.  Dated this 15th day of January, 1002.  w  Ar  mm  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  9  ������  ���������  e  s  ���������  ������  o.  o  e  ���������  ������  ������  9  9  0999999099 0.9 99O099O0OC999S90Oe69O9OOe00OO909O99O990O  wear.  ALL WOOL.  ALL STYLES.  >>  ALL PRICES.  .^J'liM.I'UM.f'k.M.I'^M.I'u'UJV^J'i/^ruM.ruMW'i^M.CWMj'w'l./n^^J^iM,^ fM.JSjM.fSi'WW'WSj*  FOR SALE ONLY AT  IHE HUNTER-KENDRICK CO. LTD.  .9  9  ���������  0  ���������  O  0  0  o  o  o  e  9  O  9  0  9  9  0  9  9  0  O  e  0  O  o  9  pound.  BAKER STREET,  NELSON, B. C.  THE PROSPECTORS' EXCHANGE.  NO. 4 K.-W.-C. BLOCK, NELSON, B.C.  Gold, Silver-Lead and Copper Minos wanted at the EXCHANGE. ���������  FREE MILLING GOLD properties wanted 'at once for Eastern investors.  Parties having mining property for sale are reiiucsted to send samples of their ore to the  EXCHANGE for exhibition. '   ��������� '. ;  All samples should he sent by express, PREPAID.  Correspondence solicited." Address all eommunieittions to  COFFEE ROASTERS  Dealers in TEA AND COFFEE.  We are offeri'iie at the lowest prices  the best'irrades of Ceylon, India, China  and Japan Teas.  For I'liees see Nelson daily papers.  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  Kooteixay Coffee Co.,  P..0. BOX 182.  WEST BAKER STREET, NELSON, B.C.  Wanted���������A  Husband.  Handsome American lady, independently rich, wants a good, honest hns-  hand. Address, Eric, IDS Washington  street, Chicago, 111.  To the Deaf.  A lien lady cured of her Deafness and Noises  in the Head by Dr. Nicholson's A rti/icial Ear  Drums, gave 110.000 to his Institute, so that  deaf people unable to procure the Ear Drums  may have tbem free. Address No. M525 the i  Nicholson Institute, 780, Eighth Avenue. 'New-  York, U. S. A.  Farmers' Names Wanted.  Send us the names and poBtoffice addresses of  ELEVEN FARMERS who have land to clear or  who use a STUMP PULLER, and we will mail  FREE to your address, acopvofour STORIES  of the GREAT NORTHWEST, now going to  press. Write plainly, and address the W.  SMITH CRUBBER CO., LA CROSSE, WIS.  A. R. HEYLAND,  ENGINEER,  AND PROVINCIAL LAND SURVEYOR.  SANDON, B.C.  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' aud Children's  Boots an d hoes 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.  FOR   SAX-iEI.  A limited number of Shares in  Similkameen Valley Coal Co.,  Limited.  Dealers fn Treats  For   further   particulars  prospectus apply to .  aud  Wm. W.  Fallows,  SANDON.  Official Agent for Slocan District.  J  AT SANDON  ROSSLAND, NELSON, KASLO, PILOT BAY, THREE FORKS, SLOCAN CITY  ,   - ���������~<- - -- f  mmmmmmmmmmmmwtm

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