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The Moyie Leader Aug 25, 1900

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 ��  . t-  +    J"  v-* ,-<.*-  J.-'-,      *-     i" �����*"  J' .*;  y   ?.    _'-f  '3, NO.'19.*  MOYIE, B. C.,. AUGUST 25,1900.  A YEAR  At last our stock of dry gooda have  arrived. ..Call oarly, ladies and get  first choice of the mo<st beautiful ,and  latest styles in dress patterns, crepons,,  lusters and serge dress goods. At the ,  B��ine tirrio c3oJ not forget j>to bring  ���slong your hpsbanda and children;  arid don't-let then* go home without a  nice summer suit, hat and oboes. 'Our  stock',oi gents' furnishings io* cerry**;  ple'te. Thd'- "jgrbcery-i'-'departrneat- ���;���&  fcumrain-g^-ikeVa bee-faiyo ot: "t,V*."    '*���  BEIB7 CAMPBELLS CO,  CANADI4N; BANK   OF. COMMERCE.  Paid.'pg. Capital, $6,000,000.  : u  i>    -       ���,     "���   ���       ~\ ���-'; j-'�� *' .":  Kff/r BRANCH.     . J. W. H. SMYTHE,. MGR  UcKeitzie.  ��� - a   ,'  , ,-^^r���^ e"-*-?."'  f~T\ /T\  Fred (Doc) Pullman,.  W   1 J_/ !_��� 1  m.wmwm  Appropriation      Made  for this purpose, :-  COlJRTflOTJSE AND JAIL  A3   Bqtm   ft��   Government   Agent    Armstrong: RecolvcH Instruction**      "    ''  Work "Will ISegln.  The government buildings which  have eo long been promised Moyie  have been granted 'at last. In the  recent appropriations voted1 on by the  Urolco I^is T.eg..  A rather sad apd pathetic ccene wa3  witnessed by those who were at the  station Thursday morning when the  train from the w'est-c-ihie'in. ' "Edward  Desaulnier, of Burk, Idaho, came to  Moyie to visit bis brothers and his two  children, Eddie and Georgie. He 'got  off the train and was being greeted by  hi3 brothers and -children, when he  noticed that one of his trunks had not  been removed from the baggage car.  In a moments ������excitement he rushed  into the car to look ior" the trunk, but  scarcely had he done so when the train  started up. The trunk was buried  undei a lot of,, other baggage and  trunks, and Mr. Desaulnier 'gave up  the search arid going to the, side door,  jumped, out. By this lime the train  bad pulled up so the baggage car was  irauiedially opposite a- pile   of  rocks,  .provincial legislature (ho sum oi., $l,-jwhich had  been'.placed" there, for  a  ft-��� .,_,.,   ,_._   ���,.   i...m'.i.���  foundation for the?'new station..-Mr,  500 was included for such, buildings  as* Moyie required. . - Govescipeni  ��� Agent, Armstrong, -when ,h.er.e ,,this  week, said that he was simply waiting  for instructions to go ahead with- the  work. r A'lot must be purchased out  of the sum appropriated, and this will  have much to do with the 'size of the  building. However, it is expected'to  meet of "the requirments of "the town  for some years to' come. The building  will be fitted with a court -room/arid a  jail attached fitted up with four cells.  As the moiiey has already been appropriated it is expected tljat in *. very  few weeks that the hew structure ' will  be under way. ���    ;'  -v  [otel for the  masses,   Everything First  every  respect.    Sample ^Boorus for  Commercial Men.  China Wunu L'eaco.  Washington/.Aug. 23.���The Chinese government',' though ��� Li' Hong  Chang, has made application tq - the  United States ior tlie appointment' or  Minister Conger or sonic other Ameri-  caif official, with*-'authority to open  negotiation's for tbe-establishment of  peace'arid for/fixing definite' terms for  the dettlement'qf the present trouble.  The application caihe to the Chinese  minister today, and was takers by hini  lo'lha state department'.       *"      ���-    '  Li Hung   Chang's   application   for j  i��i%  British Columbia'   .������^.���,MHII^<..,WI'  ^���3B'-   i>j^-��~ao-^j&'jjg-��J^gsP'5a��'gsa'^-��� ^" ���      ���  "*.* ���>v'^'a>.',<*>.' ^*,^a*VuV>^'',*^'>^t'Vfa'^*W'^^'^^',^V'>^.''>X.,^V.-'����.*   ^8."^Sl.,"��'5.*  V. piSSAULKIEK,   Prop  Large sapnplo ro:��m in. co,!ncc!;Oii  with house for commercial men. Best  of' accommodations.  |He3dquajters for Qpmmencfcl and Mining Men.  ���* ��� 1  AVBXDB, ��� ~-     ��� ������ MOYIE,  H. C  -.���^.^-^.r^. >^'-*��^.>i^.*^l.>lBk.'Hk.-��a^.'-'!!ab.'^fc.'-<\,'-�����*,��� -��iev-  Dc8auinier fell on those rocks*- and, in  doing so broke bis right leg.- Friends  gathered round ' and- made -the' unfortunate man ae comfortable as possible, but the children whose faces were  but a short time before wreathed - in  smiles were.now sobbing and crying as  if.tbeir hearts'would .break;        ,  "  Mr.'P'esaulnier was' carried to the  Central'hotel, and 33rs. Higgins and  King set the limb.' It is what its known  as a simple'fracture; only one bone  being broken. He is resting as easily  as could be expected under tbecircum-  ���jtapcea;        '     ' "'.'..  In tho Mining Field.  All indications are now favorable for  several bik mines being opened in the  close vicinity'of Moyie. New discoveries are being made,' and tbe development work being done on the old pro-  pertios is showing them up to good  advantage. ��� ���' -��� ���" ��������� ��� .  ' One of   tbe   richest   strikes ,* made  , * i1        ���    ��� ,' *  lately-was that q"n the Black Diamond  and Migpah situa-teVl about .eight miles  hqjt\ tb"}3 pl$p0 tiear \hb fteqd'uf \loy\Q  LEffiATIEfOIJODi  Will  End   Its  Labors  :i.';Ne^t Monday. 7  0UBTIS' BILL DEFEATED  -���> i  Introduced a Monsuro to  X'revont WorU-  ',      .' .      -   . ���'  nieii Being JJrought Into tlio  Country During Strikes. ' "  loko,    p'MB   Wmr'' ^ere' -ps^tjy--'^.^ vAQl;tw popu1^-hotei  l6CBted by J.'.M.   pqdgjiy  and  Eobt,  IVtii^s.   They clkirp* tiiey have   a   t^o  man  of iloyle,' ryas iVJ Vowii Mpiiday,""'" ac  corc'panisd by Mrs, Pritb, ���'    " *' ���  ���n'" "    '1"   ,   m i> ia  ae  P-rind no th'fl  chnwino-  thp-;     Spuati-.j? and Mrs.   Xing   and   son  s'.oner expros��esv,.'ilbnguosa to conduct ]'��� u ^ nS go0*1 fls "*�� snowing tue,*. ��� . ���. ? .  .", ... .        .  l   1   --   i  l.    h>r,--t-hf'fn t^ia  offl,-.o   -iVt^tr /m��f ol-iU.' rather, mother fvnd bt'Otharo! Dr. King,  the negotiatons at a point desiri-d by  DKH.gnc to tjm office, .ney certainly .-     . ���     ��� ^    *��  the appointment of a  peace e-.--ur.is ';and f half foqtled(|o ofgaieaocwe, and  Victoria, B: O, Aug. 23.-���With a  view' to winding up sespiou^l business  so tjiat prorogation may be reached on  Monday, there will be a. msrning sitting of the house tomorrow and   Sat-  turday. ' ���   ' *    .- '  k     >.. ,-      -    ,- -     *       -     ��������� ,    - -  Curtis' bill tc proyent workmen  beiag brought- into tbe province during  strikes without, being., informed f).1'8''  thatP^Ginke was pn^ was voted, down  by 18-tp 10.      '.- ;  ;':,'     . '. *   a   .���'  The supplementally estimates were  presented tonight.' One, of- the chief  items was $3O,0DQ for' rebuilding the  lioutanent governor's residence, -which  was liurnecl down a year ago. There  i-> al=o an appropriation.' of '.^lO.OOG " to  build a reformatory at; Vapcoiiver. .  Brown of Westminster tonight!tried  to introduce a bill obliging 'the bouse  before i't made grants of land 'or' cbn-  ��   . ��� ��� . ���     ���-        r ���  sessions lb companies to'.ceubmit..:the  questions by referendum to tbe people.  It was ruled out of order.   ,  '   ���  QEANBEOOK    ITEMS;  Cranbrook Herald,:  -"-  Clarenco Miner, who  was  confined:  to tho-houae by iliness'for'-clO or 12'days  is around-again this week.-  ��� Hereafter tho Misons will hold their���  regular,-mopth'ly me"eting"'dn ."tbe third  Tuesday feveniug -in each- montl:  the powers, apd it is expected that this  will be Pekin or Tientsin. A siniilar  application has been noada,by Earl' Li  to all of '.the powers inteiested. His  suggestion of Minister Conger  as   the  have a wonderful property. Arrange,  menta are being made to further de-  velopeit.  The Aurora property   in  tbe  west  side of the lope is looking befter than  CoinijiiEsioiier i�� basssd on the idea that '-*'er before, and tho chance* aw iavor-  ah Minister Conger  has  been  rofiijue-i  he has uow the   opportunity   to   pro-  oeed to the point where the negotiations will be held and   '*.':���'".,���;       ���   .  The application does not sugguat any  j yarticulgr tet'QiS; r.or 1I023 it ask for  Jihe.withdrawl of troops. It requests  j that the negotiations shall be for   the  purpose of biiiigiiy about,r. possotion  S>i hostilities.  able for it becoming a shipper    before  the 3I10W file;:.  Ch.'i--. Ffir**e!l ha*?, a force oi men on  ���i.- ��� ; '; .. .tt^oiaicg the St. Eu-  ^e-.-.*. Uuiisiderable work has been  dono on this property and one car  loud of ore has been shipped. Most  oi tho ore.raker* out la concentrating,  which accounts for the. sin ail amount  chipped    .  Contrnctv)r Com an in trick.  M. H. powan, the man who bad the  contract of driving the big tunnel  ncr,r the head of Moyie Lake, is in  luck, he being interested in coal lauds,  1002 acres, in al); situated at the eastern entrance of tho Crow's Nest pass,  noar the station of Livingston, says a  recent issue ol tho Xelsou Miuor.  There is now on tbe way to the property all of the m&'.'hinmy iieecs-iary  and wliou this id in plae-e there will !>���  a capacity of 3,000 tons per day  ^        ,    .' r . .    ���     .,    i to  guarantee the    oaymenf   of  Tho coal mines wore  onguir.hy   tlio:    . - .    .       ......  p.operty of Mayuard H. Cowan, taken  up by hmi during bin work a? :\ contractor on the Crow's 31 est Pass r^ad.  About four or live months ago ho undertook to interest otbqi* with him hi  the development and working of.'the  properties and ,has succeeded. Mr.  | Cowan -reached '..Nelson this morning  after liaviug visited his property ark:  reports that he has taken up -'ahot'her  large tract of coal lauds .which- niay  also be turned over to tbe company to  be formed;  Sow In .Full Control.  Tlie Great Northern Railway Co.  now actually instead of nominally,  owns the Kootenay Railway and .Navigation Co. It has acjuired the majority of the shires ol* the company,  and, in the words of a circular recently issued, it '*has; in, consideration oi  such acquisition, and Ihe benefit which  will accrue to it by reason oi tbe  maintenance and operation of such  continuous line of communication  j trom Bonners Perry to bauricu, agreed  both  j principal and interest oi the existing  j debenture bonds of the lvooteuay Railway to .Navigation Co., and of tsiicb  additional debenture bonds as may i  lawfully be issued subject to the consent of the Great Northern Co.       :  have come all tbe way from Ijfew  Brunswick to ceo the' doctor,��� 'and  also James ICing/the Senator's brother,  who lecently arrived here from .Colorado, and was a pioneer in V��'jki IIor&G  Gulch.  ���'   "  Thosi Kader Seturns..  j Another resident of Moyie has returned from Nome." Last vVednes-  dr.y Thos. Racier arrived borne, r.ud  like Chas. Farrell, bis partner, who  returned hue v/ook, h-j sho\73 evidences  of good treatment in the land from  which so many bard luck stories arise.  Mr. R-iuer io one cf ihe largeat owners  and manager ot tbe Aurora mine,  and be intends remaining here and de-  I'ofcing his time to the development Of  this property.  ."Vloyie's iiojii'ii ol Trr.({0.  A meeting of tho executive committee of the board of trade was held  in tus Leader oflice last- evepiag,. and  such, muttove .*><;, concerned tbe future  welfare of that body were discussed.  On the first Wednosd-yy evening ol  September there will bo a general election of officers, and the term of membership will expire. Those interested  in tho welfare ot t))e town should  i point to be present,  ;. LOCAL   (VIEWS.  S. A. Scotfcwao in Cranbrook Mon-  "���-*������ *' ������ . .,  uay. ,  . Cbas. 'Bicsel" made a business trip to"  Cranbrook today.'  P. W..Frith, of tbe Lake Shore hotel,'  ^-.--cr,.-,, ,  is jn Cranbrook' today.  Rev. Alex Dunn spent the foro   part  of the weelr in Pernio.  "'���:��.-���'���  Mrs. Chad^/iclf^was out from  Fori  Steele yesterday morning.  ���, W,'A..IJaij(u}tonand' R.   A.  Smith  were irt OrAa'brook"Wednesday.  Tbe frame work for the new addition jtb the Moyie Brewery is- up.  - Dr..J. H. iCing, accompanied by bis  father,.was out to Moyie Wednesday.  ���  Mrs. li)oig, of the Lake Shpre  board-  ing'bousej was in Cranbrook Thursday.  "��� * ' f"  ,., G;, H, Miner >was 'in M��y-e  most   of  tbe, week looking after his branch  stores*    :'.,.-���  Engineer Smith ba3 returned from  the St.*Eugene liosoital and is again  on duty. ,'���        ;-  ..   . -,  . It is now expected that the  St. Eu-,  gugeuc flume will be finished by September 2Qtbr' :���,'���'.  Tboa. Christian, connected with ' G��  Hi" Miner's hardware store spent Wednesday in Cranbrook.     , ,  W. S. Cttrrierj engineer at   the   St,.  Eugene compressor, was in,Cranbrook ^  and-1 Port'Steele this week.  ,   -"    ������*!-      jf. ' r>* -,  Eo3tera are out announcing a grand  labor ddy celebration '-to be held in  Ro83!au4 op;.Sfepteuiber ,3rd.  Mrs .-'Harper has Returned from" the '  hospital i^nd' ha�� almost completelv re*.-  c'o.yefed" from her recent "spell of sick;  ness. '; '���!,'., .; .. : -��� ,  '"Mrs. G. R. Muir and little girl, who  verb auite sertotislv: ill ferrseytjral days  past, bre now. rapidly recovering.-  'J. A, Harvey, Mrs. Harvey and  children, were out to Port Steele to  Moyie the-first part of ihe;week>.-      -.  "' 0. O. Derha'ureZj'a'-jewSlpr oPIndiati "  Head,'ir.-W. T., is tn'towu and denoted  Ws intention of goiuginto business.   *'  .    ' ���.        .vs'a  Government Agent Armstrong wag  out to Moyje Thursday1 and held a 'sitting oi tho "small debts court in tbe  evening'''"  ' "    " ' '"'       *;  ���"'���'  , Bey, W. Q. Mabon will preach jn  tha'scbool iibuao" 6a. Wednesday' even'-  ing iiey"t'at'T,30. Tho public''it 'ib.i><\{.  cord;alJy ihvit'eS to*be piesent,       '     '  Rev. P. if. MeEwen^ superintendent  of Baptist vntssiohs for British  Collirri*  *- *���* '        ' -i -��i,'** **  bia.'was looking over'his   Souih   East  ICoofceuay fi.eid this week. '  H. Pollard, of Goatfell. was in town  several day-3 this week. He iua pux-  cliased two more lots in Moyie as an  evidence of bjs faith in tlie place,  Mrs. Joseph Nicderstadt and Miss  Louise Nietiersladfc, arc spending a few  days |n Dfei-jon, tho guests of Mr, and  Mrs. I-.iosterer.'  Chtifc. fliainqcil bca reiurned froa)  wiidborge cpekjiearPort Steele, wbete  he waa   d>  Wf  assessment   on   some  ipake  claims    owned   by   A.   M.  Hogg   of  Spokane.  G. W. Wall .of Missoula, 3Iont., rva.*j  ijero this week looking over the Held  with a view lo establishing a private  hqspitai. He did nut meet with the  success he anticipated ami relumed,  home,.  Join; Rry4en has  moved  hid   tailo;  -���hop to tl^e  I-fauseo building it;,   fclm  _Mike Shor-3 aJdltio.n.    Ko has fonned  i\   parscci-ihip   with   Jc.-.epb Norton  j They hr.y2 more work than  they  can  silver, jhandb F.t the ."resent  tints.  Between jsyokuiio ati��I Ii;.:.lo.  It is expected that a daily service  between Spokane and Kaslo will be  put on in the'near future, but no date  .- yet named. This service e ' will, be  ovir the Great .Northern track from  Spokane to Bonner's Ferry ami over  he Kootenai Valley, the Belington , &  Nelson and the Kaslo <fc' Slocau railways, and also the international Navigation & Trading company's bouts,  which ply between Nelson': and   .Kaslb.  Aasessiueut work Coutracta I'^iier..  Parties wishing to have '��������� assessment  work done on,claims in tho vicinity.of  Moyie, will do well to consult or write  the undersigned for terms. Work  ; loft in my care will be promptly ai-  ended to, and satisfaction -wiil bo  gurantced. . *.   S. A, SCOTT.  jW.'Wall, arrived hero last Tuesday  ! from Missoula-; Mont. ,- Mrs. Sch'antler;  'is Mrs, Philip Conra-d's   mother,   and  NOTICE.  Nt'Uuo is   hi-jreby giyon"tbat.   tlio.  Kootenay j  Tri'due't! iiufl Supply Co. has hecu disolve'u.   All  parties indebted to "or ��� liuviujj  cluiais agaius;  s-aid e-ompsny, rdouas   (ioxinnu'jiiciiitu  ivitii   tlu1  undersigned. Lewis ',1'liuuiifou, Aijcnr.  Tdoyle, An-,*. 1.1,1000. , ��� ' it���;?  iVtotal <jaQtatioii6.  New V/ork, Aug 23.���-Ba  oii cents. Load rf-i.10 @ ^4.,2��. Price j Mrs. Annie ScliP.udar, arccmpatiistj  for miners.and, smelters, $-1.00 at the' i by her daughter and son, Miss Susie  close.    Copper, brokers' price, $10.75. j and Nicholas' Schander, and Mr. Geo  Koiv If.iuidonosi?. ��� ���   "  John Blackburn and  F. A.  Nelson  are'bhildiag residences on Half' Moon j Miss.Sadie' and Nicholas her sister and  brother, ;  D. R. Young of Rossland, who was  at one time owner of the Leader, Vwas  in Moyie tin's ,. week .disposing of some  real eslato'which hob fid in his possession. Mr. Young says that Moyie ia  the liveliest town .in East Kootenay,  today, and ha is in position to know,  for ho���h&s visited them all.  avenue.  3ftw������-a��mnc,Mn>*wnnm����  BDV 'VOJISJELF A  Picuiccrs  and  fishing, 'rjarfjos   cau l  socviro their bottled beor froin Joseph  Niederstadt at tha Moyio,.':Brewery.  Price per doxen, ij;l,7o and $%&���.  t^'Wb.tig-JI^L-t ������0nRH  wyf:  S  jBarbei*,- Shop.  ���JO'lN B-tT.^fiCl'l Co  'J, J. MURPHY   & 00.'SJ Opposito- Cosmopolitan.  Hoiel  /  ��<u ���/  /  '- .^  i  "I  *S|  lit  v --?|  h." , g  i^"  -.rr-,:���������.?;> i^tKitf**"' ','''��  ���' iV.\  ' .i. .J.v.j--m��.h  i     -,  �����   -,  f '   r ?���' ���' ���  ���", -    ���'"''f,  '' i - -  f,- v  " *'��� '''������-,.������  jSg,*'-''*'*y'-.--Ta'-^^  W P��!f��* F.BJSnB  iJliJI 4  js&zBastvti&smiiittmrtrnnrrrMmzxxBsSKsr-  JGHlZSSEj-jI  ';,' '"Li'Ct  ��." Jim;'  f ,'" J. *-*,'��'  i *" -,'(.   .  y.' i.,i.,i..  :   *    ., < '������ ,   l  11 Vt'V *<���  ' * !,*���/'���;'  ; ��� \\)U-i'X  1   1   ..i.!-;kf '  '��� ;������. ,*i<;.,-.;  ��� ', in, >,'*\  ������ :::'i-  1      .   ��� ',.."���!��� ',  j     Man.igei W. J3. JJ-^viey of ih-j   Spo- j  k.inc Industrial .Expos-uion sends word '  2. COBTIGA1T. Q.  Published in tlie interest of the people |th:it the  n'*^��--**s   eiuering  Spokane) <��"��:     Bm.s orurcu.cn��.��� n:dy.  of Moyie and East Kootenay.  IvIcV'ittte & Hutchison, Lg  ggga-gggggg^^   ���J^Ha-itnitij,  S.11YTIJ & CO.  Pa7>llslieivr.  | have assured him the same liberal  j passenger ratea will be granted to the  f exposition ibis year as was, gjvm  Inst  CRANBROOK,  B.C.  BATES OI- SUISSCIiirTION.  One Year.  ><     is  ���JfM I  ' ��� '*.:...,������  ���:���:<;{��������� ���  ��� ' ' IK   ' *  : / : r^>! , ' '���  *.    vViiV'V.:-'   V; '  ::*t. ��    *-.'.��-  .'.i-S: ty.ch*  , *>r  SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 1900.  The Moyie Miners Union now has a  membership of 135, and is in a flour*  ishing condition-.  year,    The price of admission has.bcen  reduced to fifteen cents, which - wii J Harvey   &   JSIcCarter  please tail.    The  permanent  buiidin^  ,...$2.09 I..,       " ,    * _ ,I"U,J�� , FORT STEELE, li.C  will not be elected   until   next   year, |  Harvey, McCarter & Alexander.  i but the arrangements of the tents  both outside and in, will be such as io  make them comfortable in eyory particular.    Especially  will the'internal I  , .        . _ . i  Piie aud Life assurance. Min-  Brokers, Land Surveyors and  Conveyanceiti, aud Notaries  Public'  itcau Ordcra M   Leader   Office, MOVIE,  ��� irn1"1!"!! turn ii ww ��� niii  ii 'rTiininnii iiimn ��� iimniri  F.   W.   X*-IUT��I,:i'rdprlotor,  arrangements of tho auditorium   tent. ^ T,,-^,v.e.  bo entirely different   from   last -year.   ^"^ ^ -^  I Instead of having the stage  and  band ,  pernie,b.c. [City   Shaving- Parlor,  Barristers *& Solicitors .  owmuu,wi,uij,I CENTRAL   HOTEL.  WESLEY CLINE, I'roj).  This holol>;now open to t.ho public, audjis well hirn.  isbed throughout. None but the beet brands of wine-,  liquors and cigars, kept in stock.        . '  ������i.  --: i  a  in*  ��� ;'  It is   gratifying   to   the   people   of stand in the middle of   the 'big   lent,  Moyie to know that the second largest  where persons to tho rear can  neither,  - silver-lead producer on  tbe  American J hear or see, the band stand  and plat-  continent for the   mon tli - of   July   is  form will be against the side  and half f M  situated within a stone's throw of their J way down "the tent.   The   seats, will I =  " j radiate from this in all directions  and j \y.   Jpa   Q*UJF^J)  XL  Notary Public, Accoun- J  takt,   Commission   and j  Ln'SI'HANCK AGEaVT.  B. 0.  Moyie, B. C  FIIiST   CLASS    ACCOM MOD ATIOSS.  WOYJE, '��.  gUl<g!��WBCWMUW>jatJTIJ33r-WrJ*MSl*��  will   be   raised:    No   booths   will   be  f;i " . r.  t i- *������   '+-  ,  l-liii  '*4^  (V  , The  St. Eugene mine,  though  yet P1JI   DC   raisecf'    ^   boo^hs   m]1   be I  only in an early Sta?e of development,   allowsd<to ��-���d ^here thoy  will   in-" I  stood second   among   the   silver-lead  ^?f��re with tbc the viow of  iho I;a��t{-  mines on the American' continent  for     ��� *l�����������n,Qnt   will   certainly  the month of Julv.    Pan.er.nd   nnn-  S1��� general satisfaction.  i  I-.i  ' ��� ill #*  i'i'    "a*.  ���  S'^i*.'  ' *,.i,<i,',.',t.  ���:��,%f''p1i!  Sifcl :  the month of July. Pause and con  sider the b,T,oking_ r/hioh Moyie ' has,  and what its 'future must necessarily  be.  BAItJBISTEJt; SOMCITOK, ETC.  CRANBROOK,   (> B. C.  James Kerrigan & Co,  CKAXBXIOOK,   B. C.  ���h" "^a mr  ***, -w-w       mL, .   "-���-'���s^-si ^o��?.sr -K-^^  J  JOHNSTON BROS.  Wholesale Grocers  I  ft  41  1)  AND  1 vtxvi ���axwjrji j-j.vj3*3ajcjgi  LOST FOrt' {.OUtJ YEARS.  .*  A ��*?g&1 iVla^.. i   Jr..-  Siig-SsXy JE��a��ig<H"i  - The ouarries from -vThich the ancients  obtained'their highly-prized Thessalian  or vera marble have ibeen discovered  credit.    Moyie and Kimberlev  are be-1 v*? arC as&in hling 'vor]��ed by a*E*S-  , \K    1M l^imoeney   ar,6 ��e [hsh  company,   eaya  the Philadelphia  ICimberley is making a desperate  eflbrt to get rid of its Chinese portion  of "the population1, and' in this movement tho citizens of that town deserve  C R HIGGINS:  Physician and Surgeon  OFFICE���FARKELL  BLOCK.  MOYIE, ..British Columbia.  ���"^MMBBMacnaafigaji J-mmrag  General Agents,  I This Hotel is Newf and well Furnished.  The *  I        l^t^S^?^ed with the^est thl I  Home, and   Foreign   Bonded   Ware-  , houses.  AGENTS   FOR PABST'S   MILWAUKEE BEER.  HEADQUARTERS  FOR COMMERCIAL' I  .    . ANDMNIING MEN'? " J  <p ���   -. - u ^ , -.'-,-- ItKITISn C OlDMHl.1   $  ��^������*>aa*&a&d&&a&^^ee6���s<&g65e���C:;S���6���^e^66eg6e6���6^��  i -  I ' "*'    ������! nirv ?    (   ^   "������'  U s? .'I ,*-<  i 'lit .m f, ���!���";'  151 '-'   s!   in  i .*> - J* r^��if  -s;*!?1! i- - ?.'*!  ^{.''���JW '' iftq  ���*"-;w-' jS'ii-r"-'.!  ���I 4   f\hki  1, I;  .coming mining camps   ol   too   muc  importance    to   be   overrun   by   the  mongolian,  ^ :ord. The quarries, which have been  lost' for more than 1,000 years, are in  the neighborhood of Larissa. in Thes-  saly, Greece. The ancient workings are  .very erctensivo, there being no fcv.*cr  than ten quarries, each producing a  somewhat different description of marble^ proving' without a doubt thatorerv  variety of thia marble found in the  rained _palaces and churches of Rome  and Constantinople and hktv^ise in all  the moBCpies and museums of tlie world  eamo originally from these quarried,  fn fact, tlie very quarry from which 'tie  One of the coast papers attempts to  , poke fun at E. C. Smith, tbe representative from South East Kootenay, be-  pause until his .constituents' sent him  to Victoria, he never caw a war ship,  a salmon cannery, nor smelt salt water.  If the publisher ? of   the   paine   paper  ���vould come and   visit 'tho   mines' of   Z^rT'ir/?^^1111  c.-,  ,*���    v    I   v    i v ! .    I famous monohtbo of St Sovmia, Con  South   Last   Kootenay,    perhaps   ne   stantinople, were obtained caa be iden-  would be as awe-stricken, as when our   tilled��� with absolute certainty' by the  ' -   -     -          '   - matrices from 'Yehich they tvej-e   ea^  tra^ted.    , - ���- -���-'....;>--r'j-,..,.--... ���'.-/-..  In modern timet} vord antico marble  has only been obtainable by the destriie-''  tion of some ancient work, and it ins,    .,_  A Shelby County justice of the 'peace, f aatwaHy. commanded cxtrarrdinairilv    -  whoes lesidense and ! civil  district ad-   v^P1*^   Ae a connequence, a aum-1 T  ��� ���    f,    1r   -..���,,>,.        ,    , her of ordinary modernr*?reons of Greek,  join tne Mississippi olate hne,  had   an   French,   Italian   and .American origin  adnormal appreciation o? the rc-'sponei- have b*?��n described and nolcl r,a vei-d  bility of the oftice,;md  never lost   an aatfque marble.   iVo one, however, who  ppportunitv to esorsieo his orerotrativc ^reailj>' acquainted with the distinctive  t i           ,r      !   ���            . "       ��      , - character of th�� g-onuhae material could  of demanding that peace bo preserved.- be dwelled by the��-�� intVIor r-.rrbli!!  Whiskey, Wines, Beer  Cigars, Produce, Fruit,  POR SALE AND RENT  Etc.,     Etc.,     EtC,       Etc  OK  MADE TO ORDER.   ' "   '  Apply to  3��.. Z. IiOLLISTE  ii*��, Mcyis,  ' CORRESrONDEXCE INVITED.  honored representative first gazed-on  a battle ship and got his first  "whiffof  ' the briney deep.  B. C,  Just received a fine Assortments Mcriden,, Britannia  l silverware.  k'  One day'hie son ancl a hired man got  io lighting o_-, r. stretch  of   f,ho   farm  near the fence which aupuiat^d the avo  States.     The old ijonllonuiu   mounted  the fence, and; with an air of authority,  commanded;   "Jn tbe   name   of   the  State of Tennessee I  demand jieacc."  .   ,.  Just then the fence gave way,  and  us  iff,l }\' he went down with the fence .toppling  ;L ?W'fi^r '    '-0 tlie Mississippi side, he yelled to his  �� vitfff 1;l>, son:   "Give 'em h���II, Billy! I've lost  )*; .'Ujillv ��� -my jurisdiofion *"  UK ION BAEBEP/SHOP  AND BATH ROOMS.,        '   ��  High grade movements  in  ��,'old,   gold   filled ,or silver j  cases.  T. S. COt,t>XW9, Pron  I  I .* I .'    ! "r'lifp ;.  'K  **. I  ''��  -  J  ti'-  ��� '   *  t,'- :^J ���.*$'> 5;:'  Hie Grace PJaya Even.  ''By actual^measurement during the  past six months the Port Steele  Pros-  p. ���;*ir-fi-V!!' pector has built 0,485.5  miles of railway.   Mighty is Brother Grace   and  Th^jhabrui gr^cn is easily distinguifihwl  from an/ o<1\c?.qi^'.-\ inf.! b'loby the fol-  lowme. ci:r.r..ctoriot:'.j: Ic ia a irbvz2-  cia" c* -irjfi-idur iragmente ?f lig-ht tnid  dark grt-t-n, xAth pure statuary- T.'lite,  tbe whole being .'emtnt-id together rvitli  p. orighter green, while the enow-white  patches.uahally have "their edges tinted  off vrith a delicate fibrous green, radiating' io the center of tho white. The np,. a  mentingr material hs aleo of the game i��rOat8Cl  ftbiKHis character.- '!'-;.'.���:���'  HER   Qr!ANr/s>ft,r' '    "  wst mim) mium eo.  ITT     *n  CRANBROOK, B. C  '1  Oliicnii Watch Rcp.iircrJfor'gC.T. R  Chanhkook, P>. C.  AT G. H. MINER'S  WM. MILLB, Proprietor.  ���   jlj.; ^^f-;|4> I ^is pen."-���Moyie Leader  ,v"' ;%���''-"���������"''��� ������'That's right, Brother Smyth. Ii  you want railroads built, coine to  ." !'|' ;.3^j,^[:j "Port Steele. The railroad foundry is  *,' \ ? :'l*rp?., l now in full operation and 'we are now  '"," ."l^.li^ij P.rci,arc" to turn tbern ont to order;  r \ \\-?-'?}.; i we also have a well equipped corps of  '-," ���''   *-"v,;,'i':surveyors always on tap,   ready   at   a  -**\  "';���'-' 'It'moment"   notice   to   take   the   field.  !'| Over here iu Foit Steele we build  rail-  ���tf roads for  amusement, and when   we  \t\. Vf;.!,?  have nothing else to do  wc project   a  '"'.'.,;     new line and   build  it   too.    We   nre  -;,'   ,'well aware that during the past  three  ,'���..��� -  years we have wasted ii lot of ozone in  ',.,"? 'building raihoads, but then you know  ;i,*jjj ^'constant   dripping   wears   away    the  -   , 'hardest ctonc, and wc expect aud know  , ���'   that the officials of  that great trano-  ,    ,   continental oystem,  cannot   long re-j  "'     main in ignorance of tlie great activity j   CLL AT XJ| f  In railroad building in this section'''.  " Fort Steele Procnecto'-.  My Rrnm'pa1!; a iunriy man,'  He's Scotch an he can be,  I tries to teach mm all 1 can,  But he can't talk Ufce me,  I've told him forty fousand times  __ But taln't a bit of us&,  He always eayo a m&n'B a "mon"  An' callu a hcuie a "noose.'*  Ho plaj-3 vrlfh ir,o moat ov'ry dav,  And rides mo en me fcneo;  Ho took me to a nicnic once  And dressed up just like me.  He sayp I am a "bonnls bairn."  Ana kisses rae, ann when  X asks him why can't ho talk rlsht.  IIo nays:   "1 einna kon."  But me an' him has lots of fun    -���- -  Jle's such a funny man,       '  I cance for him and brush his hair  And loves him nil I can.  i calls him Anjrew (that's hlg name),  And he saya I can't fnik.  And then he p'-U? my plaidlo on  And takes me for a walk  ,       ^!lV!n. f0T[y f0Uf'"an<3 times  I5ut taln't n bit ot use  He aiwaj-a says e rnw/o'a "mon"  An   call3 a house a "hooso"  ~ChurJe3 D. Stewart, in Chicago Interior.  Waters  tt ����� *r�� it3 rs  OI  *��*s  , ,n- ft ������  Orders Soficited.  a Water  and %phens,  Oi. i'",  KISBH"  rti  Miners, headquarters. ^ Good   accommodations  for  travelers  liquors and cigars kept in stock.  U'lat  Lake Shore Addition  MOYIE, B. C,  Vou   will find a  full stock of  jreaeral     Hardware  A2fD GENERAL  SUPPLIES.  Just ��� received a carload of Windows  and  Doors.     The doora  are ���  cedar and best grade.     -  gr"**  ^m.:<&T^^ aaooisE:  3.J..  -�����.-   A Call Solicited,  StOVe.3,  TXXbXJoi> IN CONNECTION.  ASSATIB^  NELSON,  B. C  FOE THE CHOICEST BRANDS OF  iT* .7 ,<-r'' v ''jri,'C-i  '^...yllLr.L-A^D  What ���JTiu-obblnt' Bcfitlnchc  Would quickly   leave   you,   if   you  .ised Dr. King:P New Life Pills, Tbcus  mds of   sufferers   have   have   proved j Qi;rra.u A,; .��� .  -heir matcbleec   merit   for   Sick   and | 'b''1'  Nervous HeadnclicB,    They make pure j ===  jlood and build up your health.    Only  !5 cents.    Monry baol:   if   no    cure.  Sold by JIopo -/- "f3c\tt:��. Druggists.  a binet Cigar Store  ' *LI. Mji^TOSH, Vnov,  BOOTS    A'����    SHOES  Repaired and Made to Order.'  B, A. BMjETH,     - Moyie.  NEXT I500R TO BLACKSMITH SHOP.  Moyie, B. C.  TEE  POST  OFFICE  ���DltC'CJ  AND  STATIONERY STORE.  Patent  medicines,  toiiet  articles, office stationery  and_ school supplios. . . .  Lending Library ��� If you want a book  ask for it and it will be  procured  for  you without delay,  IT PAYS .TO DEAL WITH  HOPE & BEATTIE,  CJie-ufste! and JDruggjatc,  M0V7E, B.  C  CAN  HITPLY   YOU   1VITIV.  Tlrware, Purnituro,"-Mat tresses, Bedding; Carpets, Curtains, Etc., at lower prices  Oian can be had by sending to eastern cities.  O   I Jt'-a-C" HI in     i |     !,,���  n  u  j tf~^r tprzyr^-i-,$���;  A'-" i-  Sr ~r  MOi'/ii. i). C.j"    f fr  i     Afcscf.nme**t toj-)- Coui-dctt 'i; leer,  Parties wieliii-.g to lia-c  ne::ecsmcnt  '/ork done or. chilmc in tho -> icinity of  ���loyie, will do  -r.11 <  "el! to consult or write  --i you can no I, brir.g yoj  I r-t  be   t]m!e:ui;r.od.i(.:    Uim..     Work j SIO YIH LAU JH'D'^Vf  jUin my'cii;c   will   be   promptly, at-i   ���   ��� ' '    "'   '  and   6atitfii,ction   will  i-h A. ��GOT  -*'-itil_;.i'/C^   :K  :��������<.';!���:  .CLE.  COSMOffiiiTiN  I HOTEL  Tho   only   house   in   i,;lV,t    Xootnay    ^  ,'e"tji:.{:i.opilhout v/ith '>o'-r  FiiBociusjp   e,.ory  J0_,Jtcti    g  ralccloboardcw.    Cc.r] ,, .n;jI^ r00ir  lor commercial men. '    >  ^^'"^'^ Trcr. ,-t jji .i j i,.,,  MOYIE B. G.  Are MowlGpen and Beady Foi  Eusinoso With a Fit'll Lino of  You arc Invited lo Inspect Stock.  ���"-���cn-'W w-wwwjmiL'^ijjj]  ��� MI ill J JJCTXM'^JIffi'ra  l,��g��TW,'��ijKll��'Ul|WJIUM-BM.UaM  net iwiwmiiwmrifletfHi ���ri'jwr'.-'w^wpr  Ki'ropean plan.    Opou day and niidi'  5'  '���J  FOK FI��K?,  WlLyp  f'; oj;t  OEAHBEOOK *'. :-   p.  a  ...A.,  ,/..,  -/ J>/ .vi" ..���,{���./  -^���'..���.���<:���;-.'.<?,-  Si  r  -i,K:t3:^a:3,:;f,(":3|,  :r-  ^Mri33L&  aaty-ESEs  Si?  L��: 1   r
r:3rHE moyie leader.
MOYIE,   B.    C.
:'llouis N- Magargee, whose column, en-
tlil'd "Seen aml ■*^t'artl»" Uas *-or niauy
Stars •J''*-'"  oue of  tlie   features  of  the
..Kiil'Hl.'lpl'ia Times, has severed his cou-
* 'gction witli that journal.
* i^jjaly Munkacsy, the great painter re-
■ -wntly demised,  was, not a  Magyar,  as
i'-rfas s>iU»P»se<1 hy lunu>'* Ilc was ot Jl'w_
r ?L de.-ce-ut, bis family belonging to the
l-'ria-s of Gcrmau'Jews from which come
'' Ji^ianil ugeuts of the Hungarian lauded
'"' -aroprie'lora.
"'■4Kmile' Zola is at the head of a move-
i"*Meut to reopen thevfamous Cafe Procope,
S"Si.;c!i lius just close'd its doors. It was
r u*|**nleu  ****' »■ _r   .     . r      .
if-die favorite   resort of   \ oltaire,   Murat,
,Daatou, (lumbetta,  Vcrlaine aud  nearly
'   Al  tin-*   famous   men   of   contemporary
' 'Sram-e us well.
iljoL'i Tweed, the London sculptor, has
liiilii-J hia clay  model  for the colossal
jfi-tui' of  Cecil   Rhodes   -which,   cast   iu
Er*»oiizc, will be set up tit, Bulnwayo.    Il
V4„ri'>L-uis   Rhodes  dressed' in   a   rough
■*Iiit of tweed and is said to be very suc-
""l-ifiil,    though    thoroughly ' uncuuven-
|fiK.|(j,,IlU.c- Hitchcock, the American artist
St"*© wliKin was recently given the honor
fP*ii a corti'i-ponding membership in the Vi-
fjijjnna Artists' association of the Austrian
L'-iiJfljciid Aeudcniy of Fine Arts, has spent
t-'tii' i,'i',-"-*l,,r l)art of *1,!J bfe'in Europe.
(*"'.ge Wus born in Providence and was ed-
'■'''ifcatctl at Brown university and at liar-
Vjftrd. '     ■■	
.r^EXOELLKNT REASONS, exist why Dr.
S-V.thou.ia.i' Ke-hctric Oil should bo used by
irso'i-i troub'ed with aHectionri of the
k.-.-Sruat ur lungs, sorea^upon the skin, rheu-
v£ Bat-it; pain, corntf, bunions or exterral in-
■•"ifem---. 'Ihe reasons aie, that it is t*peedy,
KV*5ire siTid unobjectionable, whether taken in.
iT'-iernally or applied outwardly.      ' ■
h-Jn - . " ' "
■ AC Hnd  Seen  Better Diiyn,
jJ^jr'Orncious!    Thai's a disreputable, look-
JV* tog umbrella you're (carryiug."
Ji4"Vi's.     If J    were , Mark Icy,   I.'d'  be
K;'fi*li'.m*Al to own such a thing."       „    „
V f''0!l' ■l's',,i3' eh'':"'
•§ ■»"}>«.   I'borrowed i<" from him about,a
»:%, jenr one."
..^JfAiuong tho many good qualities which
■i j .Barmelee's Vegetable Pills rx)s.-*ess, besides
jW'iljrulndng tho dipestivo organs, is their efu-
!.■*>'i4i»v in ri.flnoino.   inflflmmnLion  of   UlO cyCS.
icy in reducing inflammation of the eyes.
.,-,,., hui e-allcd forth many letters of recom-
\"' jfiendalion from those, who were afllictcd
^.' ,-iiKih this complaint and found-acure in Hie
gf V fills. They affect the nerve centers and the
tvi'.'-'BcGd in a surpritiigly active way, and tho
■^I'MKuUi-stlinost immediately seen.
&**J.*"fcjff JJeffer to Be Snre Tlinn Sorry.
'^"I'Toti've   got   your' lluou   suit <on   a
i  Wile early, Hopkins."
;/''!"Yes. but-folks are  Interested  In  a
1 ,'rtiniiiiage sale, and when  I carry, my
"".dotlics around with me I know where
. ;tt.ey are."-
•j}  .	
.".'athey drove pimples away'.—a
' ,ttLs covered with pimples is unsightly. It
■ riglla of  internal  irregularities which should
K'ig since have been corrected. Tho liver
, fit* 1 the kidneys arc not performing their
B-functions in tho healthy way they'should,
1 hnd  these pimples are to let you know'that
to , blood protests. Paune'.o 's Vegetablo
■ \ Ms will drive them all uwuy. and will leave
11 i skin clear and clean.1  Try them, and
t) *re will bj another witness to their or-
'• C< lenc«.
So I.nvv AtftilnMt n Pretty Pohc.
ft' '.'What did you have your photograph
k- \ kon with a mandolin for, Maud? You
y, \ u't play."
'What of thai? 'I've got just as good
(j t right to look graceful in n i»cturo as
li a iy other girl."
I ■
0.  0. RICHARDS &' Co.
r Dear Sirs,—I   have   great   faith   iu
IttNARD'.S LINIMENT, as last  year
1 onred a horse of Ring-bone   with five
i It blistered tbe borse bnt in a month
there was no ring-bone   and   no* lameness. <
*                 DANIEL MUROHISON.
to > ■
1'our Falls. N.B;
-. The missionary- foliown uis one-red _nns-
*<on, the merchant follows tho missiomi-
VJ', tho Iioxers follow both, the warships
linii   the*  soldiers   to   follow   the   Hoxers,
oud the great powers will  probably fol-
iJw   their   soldiers   till   they   get   more
'.'spheres    of   ' indueuce." — New     York
'JVoild. _______
T'hcre  is  danger   In   neglecting   a cold.
Many who have died of Consumption dated
their troubles from exposure, followed by a
■cold which settled on  their lungs, and in u
*»ort liino they were beyond the tlcill of tho
hest phvsieian. Had they used Uickle s Anti-
.Consumptive  Syrup, before it was too late,
■.their lives would have been spared.;   llna
'nedicinc has no equal   for curing coughs.
'.-olds, uud ull affections of the thrp:i!!i und
,'MK8.      ,■ ..,.■.■,.■■'•'..."'
••Still She AVim Glad to Get. HIi'ii.
. The Bridesmaid (after the ceremony)—
MVeu-eu't you .frightened nearly to. .death7
;( The Bri.le—Frightened7    Why. 1 'could
lardly keep from, laughing right out to
.we how ridiculous poor Harry looked.—
•Chicago Tribune.   •
,-UA "FOSCANA,     FACTORY, Montreal
'.   He Won.   'j' -
"No," said the  fair, girl,i;"it',s no use.
ion don't come up to my ideal."
"Bci-hups not," he answered, "but I
JOn't care if I can only get anywhere
•K'ai'-.niy own." , ..:.'-
'   "Your own?" she answered.    "What is
''our Ideal?"   ."■'•'.'''
**    |]Y?»." he 'whispered. i' \
Ain't you awful!" she simpered.—Tit-
Hotel Balmoral, R°Stw
.00 ca,
Wi>rMlii|>«irrt <»f  *iln«»:l>e^.
. father Bnrloli, who has labored
°'" liuiny years as a missiomiry in
.j"1"11- speaking.; in , Rijime the other
a-v. said one'of his ■ fell.ow-mission-
>tie;-i KaVo somo |,()X0S 0f matches to
';lu; I't'oph' of ;, village who had for
^•"■'rations obtainVid lire by rubbing
,'"(' Hints . fu>-ethei\ A few .iiioti'tlis
u, ','. 1,c fotnid that the |HU-]ilo were"
ol'Khipi„,r ti,ese boxes of matches
13 -Jt-dtiea.
A   DnrinK   Hid*   ot   Thirty   Mlleii   to
•Warn Cronje.
Alice Van 'Aarndt is the. heroine of
the Transvaal. It was she who during
tbe terrible siege preceding Cronje's
surrender rode over'the" veldt for ao
consecutive hours and gave the alarm
to tlie general that resulted in the retreat of bis brave but depleted army.
The brave little Dutch woman relates some of her experiences In the
war as follows:
"We were',at Iidcrlachen when We
first beard that war was certain. We
were all together incognito—the queen,-
her mother, my sister and my husband.
1 had been married only a few months
and was very, very happy.
"One norning while we were playing
tennis a telegram was handed to my
husband. He requested permission of
the' queen to go and send a reply, and
one of the other men took his place in
the game. As soon as 1 could I hurried away and into the hotel and-found
my husband throwing some things in(a
great hurry into a traveling bag. ' ■
"fnstantly I realized what that telegram meant ,
■ " '1 am going) too,^ 1 said, for it was
suddenly made perfectly clear to me
without my being told that Piet was
going home and that the war had begun."  ,
After rg.ipblng their home in .South
Africa Mr.' Van Aarndt' offered his
services to President Kruger, who sent
hi in on to Grouje. Mrs. Van Aarndt
slald for a time In Pretoria and then
went t<J. her farm on the border be-
tweeu Cape Colony and the Orange
Free State. It was one Sunday morning that she' heard the coming of'the
Hritisli soldiers, who stopped at her
place for a rest of five hours, .as they
told her, after taking the breakfast
from the stove that (he maids, were
preparing. Very quickly the bright little woman realized that they were
planning a surprise for the'Boer soldiers, aud she racked her brain, with
the thought, "How can, I „get them
word?", Pretending to go to the milk-
house to get a drink for oue of the officers?, she manage-d to secure a saddle,
fastened it. on a horse and was soon
speeding away with her message, never stopping until she had carried' the
warning'to Genosal Cronjo.,
Mrs, Van Aarndt 'remained among
Ihe lighting Boers until after the death
of her husband.
"One day," she recounts, "I saw
three men carrying a figure so familiar
to me'that at'slght of it my heart almost stopped beating.
"The dying'comrade that they bore
was my husband.
"The shells were bursting out in the
camp every minute, but we were used
lo tliem, even when they burst on the
very edge of our' trench and rattled the
sand down.  ,
"It kept falling in bits,' and I tried to
keep it from falling on my husband's
face.    ,   .. ,
"We knew these were the last hours
we could  ever have together,  for the
British were coming nearer and the
firing was stronger.
. "Oh, bow I prayed that he might
pass away from it all before the end!
But we were neither of us sorry we
had not staid In Holland.
"The horses which, hnd brought us so
fur we could not protect from the awful firing, nor the wagons.
"At night the men dug one grave as
long as they could, and others laid into
it those who had- died during the ,day,
and when we stood by we all knew
that any of us might soon be among
tbe ones who lay so still on the ground
and not among those who tried to sing
a last hymn ,to tlie;dciul.1.' '■
"One morning my tni^nnd bade me
goodbv. Alt day 1 sat by him in the
crowded trenfcli, holding bis dear, dead
"■'It' was the day after that a little
-roup of Britisher* with a white Hag
enme into camp, and we had a short
rest from the tiring. The general scut
Word that he wanted to see all the women, and we went to his quarters..".
•• 'Kitchener says he has not begun to
Ore on us yd and wants the women
and children to go away to a sate
point.  Will you go?' be asked.
"Not a woman answered, but we
looked at each other. We were as dirty
as the ground itself, each grimed by
t,c Snnd ami yellowed by .tl.o: green
fumes from the lyddite winch hung all
.1j.v over, the trenches.
"•Wlir vou   go?'   he   repeated;   and
tl,on one  woman said  'No.'   Then  he
ailed us each by our names and asked
L separately, and every one said  No.
■-That Is vour answer,"but I thank
your general,' be said to the messengers
Sun  titu.-ui*.
The connection between the aurora,
sun spots and magnetic disturbances
has never been explained, but many
observations have shown that it definitely exists. The outbreak of a cyclonic* storm on the sun with the formation of spots is immediately registered in every magnetic- observatory
on the earth. Sometimes the disturbance of terrestrial conditions is very
marked.   '
For example, on Feb. l.'l, 1S02, a
great spot. aceom'"'.iHed by enormous
cyclonic disturbances, burst forth on
the sun's surface. That night a magnificent aurora was visible all over the
northern half of the United States and
in many parts of Europe. Telegraphing was carried on between New York
ami Albany without batteries..so strong
were the earth curients. The telegraph system of Sweden was completely paralyzed, and in Russia much
difficulty was experienced with the telegraph lines. At the"K.e\v observatory
in England the magnetic needle swung
two degrees out of Its normal posfition.
All this has furnished physioiKi*?'"ai*d
astronomers it fruitful field for study,
and a vast masfj of - observations has
been accumulated, but so far no satisfactory' explanation of the mysterious
bond of sympathy between solar and
terrestrial inflj ■lu-es has been forthcoming, nor d.»s any one yet know the1
true nature of the aurora. '
O'Connell iiiiil  the Ttpiierury Hoj-b.
-At Tippernry, brave Tipperary. they
wanted to take the horses from O't'on-
nell's carriage and draw him themselves upon his way. "This will never
do," he said to his daughter-in-law.
"Their intentions are excellent, but
they'll, get so excited that we'll find
ourselves ,in'the ditch presently."
Bursting open the carriage door, in a
moment he was out among these gigantic Tippernry men. just as big as
any one of them. "Now, boy's, be reasonable." he said. "Leave the horses
under the carriage."
"But, shure. we'd rather pull you
along ourselves, sir," was the reply as
the preparations for so doing went gallantly forward.'
"All right; on your own heads bo it!'.'
cried ' O'Connell good humoredly. and.
..throwing .off his coat, he si t to with
pugilistic intent, boxing them right
and left until he got" them to desist.
Their amusement aud delight knew no
bounds, and when, on regaining the
carriage, he doubled up his hand and'
shook it at them, with a>beaming smile
and a twinkling eye, the'air was rent
with enthusiastic shouting.' and lie
drove off even a greater hero than
when be had conic—Donahue's Magazine..*
,  . She  Liked  Variety.
She is'a very nice little girl, and yet
she has an imagination so vivid that
people can't help wondering once in
awhile what is'going to become, of it.
The little girl can and does telb the
most marvelous tales, and when she is
creproved she is entirely complacent
and cannot see that her eii'eetive inventions are anything more than jokes
One of these' she told to an interested
neighbor,' at whose house she called
"How is your mamma, dear?" asked
the neighbor one morning when the little girl made her appearance.
"She is very sick." answered the little girl earnestly. "Nelly (her sister)
and I were up with her all night. We
called the doctor." But when the kind
neighbor went in haste to see her sick
friend she found her in every respect
as well as ever.
"Why did you tell  kind  Mrs.  Blank
such a story about me?" asked mam
ma1 seriously of  her  little girl  at  the
first opportunity. ,
"Well, 'mamma." snid the little girl,
with a toss of her curls. "Mrs. Blank
asks me every single morning how you
are, and I get tired of telling her that
vou are very ..well."
Too Honest.
A lawyer took in a new boy the other
day, and. ns he had suffered to some
extent from the depredations of tlie
former one, he determined to try the
new boy's honesty at oiu-e. He therefore plac.d a $,"> note under a weight
on his desk and walked out without a
word. Upon his return, half an hour
later, the note was gone, and half a
dollar in silver had taken its place.
"Boy., when I went out I left !?." under this weight."'
"Yes. sir. but you hadn't boon gone
five minutes when a man came in with
a bill against you for !?U"0. I guesn
the change is ccH-rect?"
"You paid the bill?"; •
"Yos, sir. There it is, all, receipted.
The man said it had slipped your mind
for the past four years, and so"—
He did not get any further before he
made a rush, for the door. That boy is
not in, the law business any more.
Satan Got nehfnd.
Mother—So you. have been at the
jain•again. Adolpiius?" ' ; :
Son— The cupboard door came open
,cf itself, mother, audi thought—-
Mother— Why didu.'t you , say, "Get
thee behind me, satan.7" '
■ So-n—So I did. mother, and be went
up. and'pushed: me right, iu!
The Prince of Wales, says a London
paper, simple and unostentatious as he
always desires his private visits to be.
cannot be fittingly, enteilaiued for even
two or three davs without an ei .Miditure
of £3,000 or £4,000.
The Princess Aribert of Anhalt, who
has been visiting the British embassador
in Washington, is described as pretty,
with sweet and, simple manners, and
English in'her dress. She is traveling
with a lady in waiting, but without any
servants. '
The empress dowager of China is now
about 00 years old and for the last 40
years has exerted an all powerful influence in directing the affairs, of China.
She was the second wife of the emperor,
and because she bore him a son and the
first wife did not she took precedence.
Among the many fads of Emperor William is his passion for collecting boots
and shoes- of famous people, his collection of these particular articles of attire
constituting a fitting pendant to his huge
museum of uniforms. The collection is
kept in the marble palace at Potsdam.
BjROKERS.'. .''.,
Stocks and bonds ■ bought, sold and
carried   on  margin.    Listed
mining stocks carried
Not inaptly characterized the Atlas
of the empire, .China's Grand Old Man
confronts a task today surpassing in perplexities all that Li Hung, Chang has
hitherto , been required to undertake.—
Chicago Chronicle.
If Li' Hung Chang i3 really- a great,
statesman and deserving of the "distinguished consideration" he received on his
tour a few years ago, now is the time for
him to "get in his •»'<-<•■■•■ " ,0!>i".i is ia
great trouble.
Li Hung Chang has oeen summoned by
the empress dowager of China. Perhaps
Li will know enough this time not to get
matters settled so that the old lady can
dispense with his services and call in
some younger fellow again.—Chicago
In all the burly burly of the Chinese
uproar it is worth noting that old Li
Hung Chang has obtained the decoration
of the "Square Dragon," aud now he is
not proud'of his peacock feather any
more, nor does he spend much time in
contemplating   his   yellow   jacket-     i
Pendants    of ■ every    description    are
pieces of prime* importance just now.
■"   The   combination   of   turquoises   with
diamonds in tiaras is quite noticeable.
The turquoise continues its reigu 'as a
popular gem. The stones of some of the
newest-sautoirs are quite flat cabochons
while other stones form rondelles.
Very large! amethysts are in favor, being utilized as the central stone in oval
brooches in which their stroug coloring
is modified by border ornamentation of
pearls or pearls and diamonds.
A man's ring which achieves a' very
striking; and rich color combination is
hand carved in gold with a large opal in
the center, whose superb fire is accented
by  an  olivine on  either side.
Table oilcloth is a sanitary substitute'
for wall paper in tho kitchen.
Have all your tins labeled clearly, so
that no time is lost in taking lids off, and
give each tin" aud jar its own shelf and
Have sufficient, but not more than necessary, cloths in use, and wash these out
when' they are done with for the day.
They will then serve for several days
without boiling. -
Kitchen cutlery should be provided in
such abundance that there is no temptation to use that set apart for, the dining
room.' There should be some plated silver, for steel is ruined if often immersed
in hot fat and should never be used in
uariue: fruit, etc. '  	
There never was, and never will be, a universal panacea, in one remedy, for all ills to
which flesh is heir—the very nature of many
curatives being such that were the germa of
otht-r and dillercntly seated diseases rootc-d
in ^e system of the patient—what would
relieve one ill in turn would aggravate the
other. We have, however, in Quinine Wine,
when obtainable in a sound, unadulterated
state, a remedy for many and grievous Ilia.
By its gradual and judicious use the fraileat
systems are led into convalescence and
strength by the influence which Quinine exerts on nature's own restoratives. It relieves
the drooping spirits of those with whom, a
chronic btate of morbid despondency and
lack of interest in life is a disease, and, by
tranqnilizinfc* the nerves, disposes to sound
and refreshing sleep—imparts vigor to the
action of the blood, which, being stimulated,
courseo throughout the veins, strengthening
the healthy animal' functions of the system,
thereby making activity a necessary result,
strengthening the frame, and giving life to
the digestive "organs, which naturally demand increased subttance—result, improved
appetite. Northrop & Lyman, of Toronto,
have given to the public their superior Quinine Wine at the usual rate, and, gauged by
the opinion of scientists, this wine "approached .nearest perfection of any in the
market.    All druggists sell it.
If Yon Don't  Believe It. Welsh One.
A sheet of water one inch thick and fe
one acre in area weighs 101 tons.—In- j
dianapolis Press.
The electric lamp was born in 1802,
when Sir Humphry Davy produced electric light by pas-sing •' current of electriciT
ty from a battery of "2,000 cells over charcoal points.
An improved electric lamp has a pencil
of refractory material suspended inside
the bulb and surrounding the wires, the
passage of the current through the lat;
ler heating the pencil and causing it to
glow with a white light.
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MAM'S'LIKiMEKT Mem Neuralgia.  •
Xot  ni.s Own.
"I tell you what." saiu Sappy, "I*ve
got an ideah that"—.,
'M-'or goodness' sake!" exclaimed Miss
Peppery. "Who gave" it to you, and
whine do ycu keep it?7'—Philadelphia
MmARD'S LINIMENT for Sale Everywhere.
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Stubb—How foolish in the ancients
to believe that terrible monsters 'exist-.
ed in the sen!   -
Penn--Oh, I don't know.' We believe
that tlioy exist, 'n drinking water.—
Philadelphia Record.'
An Elderly Lady Tells of, Her Cure Through
the'Use of Dr. Williams'Pink Pills After
a Score of Other Remedies Had Failed.
Dyspepsia causes more genuine distress than "most diseases that uflhet
mankind. In this country from one
cause or another, its victims are numbered by the hundreds of thousands,
and those olrlicted always feel tired,
worn out aud miserable, and are subject to fits of melancholy or ill temper
without apparent cause. It is obvious
that the human body, in order to perform its functions, must be properly
nourished, and this cannot be done
when the food is improperly digested.
Those who soffer from indigestion
should exercise care as to diet, and only
easily digested foods should be taken.
But more than this is required—the
blood needs attention iu order that the
stomach may bo strengthened, and the
secretion of the gastric juices properly
carried on. There is no other medicine
offered the publio that will act so
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given in the case of. Mrs. F. X. Doddridge, St. Sauveur, Que. Iu conversation with a reporter Mrs. Doddridge
said: —"For quite a number of years I
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this trouble. I suffered from terrible
pains iii:'the stomach, bloating and
belching wind. All food seemed to
disagree .with me, and as a result of,
the trouble,; I was very much run
down, and at times I was- unable to do
even light house work. I am sure I
tried a score of different medicines,
but without success, and as I am1 sixty
years of age, 'had come to believe that
it was hopeless to expect a cure. A
friend who had used Dr. Williams' Pink
Pills with good results, urged me to
try this medicine, and iny husband
brought home a couple of boxes. Bef-
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dozen boxes, and these have, completely
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better tbau I have done for years, but
actually feel younger. I very cheerfully recommend Dr. Williams' Pink
Pills to similar sufferers.
If your dealer does hot keep these
pills," they will be sent postpaid at 50
cents a box, or six boxes for $2.50 by
addressing the Dr. Williams' Medicine
Co., Brockville, Ont.
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A Chicago man has recently com-'
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street dins. His plant's the filling of
all cracks and apertures in the house
which might admit sound with a material so constructed as t o afford access to air while shutting out nc)iS3.
The material wh'icli' the owner says
discriminates between noise and air
is in the form of strips vof rubber perforated with zigzag holas. Through
this tlie ,air is admitted,, while, the
noise is' softened or completely deadened, the sound waves dying* out in
repeated reflections in the .crooked
passages. These strips of 'rubber
Jiave been placed over all cracks
around the doprs and windows of the
house, and two months experience
with this plan has convinced the
owner of its practicability.
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Tha place r/aa a dirty front  ?bom upstairs, vith 'a dirty back   room  'bellimi it. that had 'a   greasy   durncd  machine an it that looked right smartly  ' like a cider press, and a   lazy   man V  pickin' little hunks of lead   out, of   a  Hat box with cubby-holes in ,it.    The  editor was in the front room  a-editin ���  'ho was settin' and smokin' and cultin'  ��� pieces of printin' out of a  newspaper  with a pair of shears, and   cussin'   the  hard times and tbe  opposition   paily.  Bime-bye some feller across th'e   streui,  -shot one of the front' windows out with  a load of slugs  and  tlie editor  cussed  some more; and directly a  man came  ���in and the editor told   him   blankety-  'blank p'mtedly that he   wouldn't   do-  "nate no more printer^,ink lo  bo used  'in tar and fetherin' persons that wasn't  'mil  iKH'f, '  h',\ >  l��   '.flu,  * k  l' Jf  in.  ��� .w,  ! 11*  i* .���.*<���*  ns;  t>lP-'J  .si*  ��� ���*�� <  >-r  "I  e  \y  Vk-i-  'subscribers to the paper.    Pretty soon  another fellow came up and  give    the  editor a jug of licker   winch   he   pro-  seeded to taste, and then tasted   some  'more, and so on, every now aud then;  'arid directly he quit cussin' and began  to grin.    Then'a farmer came  in' and  'handed him three dollars   and   didn't  take anything   away   and   ihe   editor  took another drink.    Next thing a 'plug  hat rrian came up   and   gave   him   a  whole lot cf circus tickets for'  nothing  and thev took a drink, together,   and  , %he plug hat man " whack 3d. him on  the shoulder and told him' he ought  to move to the city. After the plug  'liat man was,gone the editor took another' drink and directly ho   saiif that  "iimes rpeared to be get tin' easier, and  'lie dinn't care who shot his front' win-  clows out if they enjoyed the1 performance, and if he didn't feel so tired he  woulb! go out'and hunt up the tar and  feather'rnan-that wanted the ink and  give him all he cpuld parry away.  ,Tben he took a few moro drinks and  direc.ly rolled off from his chair and  ���went to snorin' under the " table.  Shucks! I gue8sl am smart enough to  ���be an editor myself, right now."���E:i,  "I htvvc been going- to sea. tc.i-.-se 25  jcars,"-said tine stewardess of anAmer-  ican coastwise steamer, ooe aiftemoon,  us she eat sewing*, ir> ihe, cozy ladies'  cabin  of the vessel to which she ,be-  long-ed, "and yet I wad never wrecked.  No sliip I have been on ever loflt so  much as asparwhilelwasaboard. Yes,  my  life has been very coininc-i^lace.  There has been no rorminoe connected  v.'ith it   Stop, though; I dkl play a very  small part in a romance once,    Thai  happened, folly 20 years ago.   I some-  limes wonder if.it, wasn't, all a dream.  It swiiiifl Btr-&ri#er to'me now than it did  even 'then.''    Tb-e steu-aidess, pa-need,,  with a far-a.Tay look in, h'ei4 eyes. ���  ' "When I was young I went on sailing-  vessels instead of steamers," she continued.    "About 20 years ago I visited  some ' friends in tho country after a  voyage, and then I came to New, York to  find a; sin p. The ng-ent I went to told me  that. I could go as stewarderss on a ship  bound to Australia,   'The skipper,' said  he, 'ia a good man, but. he's a regular old  niaid,'   I said 1 didr/t mind old rnaids,  and so it was 'settled that I was to go  with the 'old maid captain.'   The next  day .1 -went aboard and reported,to my  new captain,   lie was called Harris. He  was short and rather sligditly "built, with  mild gray-eyes, but with a full, heavy  black beard.   He seemed about 35 yeai-s  old.- His hands were sza-allaxi'l delicate,  and his voice was high and yoat a trifle  shrill, and he walked ujjr end down the  deck-with a mincing*'" ef.-rS <<&V gait.  Thinks i", 'Copt. Il&s-arfcV irlVyou wasn't  a skipper you'd liavajBa^'a first-rate  single woirian.*    I, teg ular-Iy despised  liim until the first storm came on. Then  ]ie went'on deck ftnd handled tiidship  in such, a way, that I saw he was the  best navigator I had ever sailed under. I  ever* gel- but <>�� J.er conrse, and was  driveni aehor-r* r.n a small island, not far  from tlie" Philippines,, Tlie island was  inhabited by friendly natives, who took  care of the stranded crew, but nearly  three years passed before any vessel  touched at the iski nd.   They were finally  taken off by a man-of-war, which  landed them at Bombay.     There-.the  , mate was (taken sick and sent to the hospital, and while in hospital he-was visited by Mir. Bradley.   Mr. Bradley, who  had'once been befriended by tlie boy'a  father, said that the bark he was on  was abomt to sail for New York, and he  undertook ��������� to deliver the, little follow  to his friends.   But now the poor boy  was again on Jiis way to ihe other side  of the world.  "While Mx. Bradley was finishing his  account of 3xw he came by tho boy,  Capt. 'Harris came in from the   after  cabin and said that the little fellow  was sleeping' nicely.   JLr. Bradley began to .tell i<he captain about how the  boy was wrecked tho first time.   Then  the captain rose up, paloand trembling',  and asked the name of the sliip.   When  Mr. Bradley gave the name of the sliip  that was run down, and said that, the  boy's father was Capt Wilson, the skipper staggered back, ancl then   rushed  intotheaf tercabin as if he had gone mad:.  Wecouldn't make out what was tlie irjsat-  ter with him".  An hour later I weaxt into  the after cabin for seme thing, and I  saw the captain leaning over the boy  who was fast asleep.-    The   captain  looked.up, and I noticed that his eyes(  were tred, as if be had fecit crying hard.  Thinka-1:- 'Well, -well/' you are an old  maid of a captain,"ind-^xl-'  "The next morning we were becalmed.  Near by us lay'a big clipper ship, which,  toward noon, sent a boat to us. ,The  officer'in charge of the clipper's boat  said that - they were bound for New  York,  but were short-handed, and lie  Another Cii<irtH>ion.  ''Who ; tliflt lank party with the medals?" u-\eii the druxnmer.  "T'inv is our town champion," the  rural *,-rocor. explained. "Ho has got  his pi tai-e in tine papers more limes  fer' l.vin' cured of more different diseases than; an3r man in the United  States."���rCincinnati Enquirer.  TIMIIIMMlUnt***-'1'*'  JOSKI'U NEIDK11STADT, l'roi��.  ' i <\'  Lagci beer sold .by tho  Keg or dozen  bottles.  Bottled Beer  in Stock.. . .  Outside Orders Given Strict Attention.  GO   TO   THE  It Helped Win Battles. ^  Tv/enty-nine officers and men wrote  irom the front to say that for Scratches, Bruises, Outs, Wounds, Siore Feet  and Stiff Joints, Bucklen's Arnica  Salve is the best in the world. Same  for Burns, Skin Eruptions and Piles.  25 cts. a box. Cure guranteed. Sold  by Hope & Beattie, Druggists.  Slightly aiL-uaken.  A West Virginia girl" writes to a  friend about her hero, who is a eoldier  in the Philippines.    She says:    "I got  a letter frQin . He is getting along  splendid. He has been assigned to  the i>,!!&rd-houK0 for five days. Says it  is p. pretty hot place, but then, you  know he never'shirks from his duty.  Mn and I arc D-ivai<i��iy proud to hear  of hi? nror-io-'on."  ilcul 'Xho Tovojimj TV'.iri'L.  T!:c Toionlo  World  haj   increaiscl  its circulation   by   thou&auclj dur::^  the past few  Oue   reabon  for!  this advance is found in the fact that  it publishes the most accurate , and  fullest market repots of any Canadian  puper.      ���  _  i.!e��iiic��<i Ilator lo "iSvpoM'Uo.*'.  Manager W. E, H.iwley of the   Sno-  kanc  ".uon Fends vriv.  that tlie  railroads  'oiinj;   Spokane  i Li -^^tiS  have assuicd  him 'ibe   i��'mc   liberal  passenger rates will be grunted to   the  expofcition thio year a a a as  given   h'M.  year,    Tbe price of admission has been  reduced to fiftc-n   c.-v.'-,   v/hicb    v.i'l  please Sail.    The   p.r.naner.t   btn'"'].'^  will not be erected   i.nlil  hut the  jiiraiigeineutf    < f  both outFlde and ir.,  nv.ike tiitiv, e-omfo:!  ticuiiv.'.    I^tpoci-idy  arruujioPieni-* <n &.n.  bo ci-tirel.' i im "iv.' t  jnsteai' of b.i  i..*j' tl,  stand "i- i'-iG .n-ilibe  wbrrc }���������: "'U '" il ���  hem (;i v-<-'  '*'  i^rm \;Y.\ \ ���> ��� "���  w.'v u<>''> u    lb'-  *.v;i! l*o  ililt? in  \.-'ll i  ne.-t  tl) c  VPJ*.,  .'    tl'll'1*  Ml n'; to  I  ���:     'Vi-j  t.idi'.oii  i re::1.   ';'  ������ter  :\.fter that I began to think better of the  ,(old maid captain.' I never saw a captain  so considerate'of his men.' If one of  them was the least bit sick, the captain  would go into the forecastle and look  ul'ter kirn as tenderly as any nurse. And  when the weather was bad, he would  not let the" mates make the men do any  work tha t w asn't really necessary. The  mates used to make fur-, of the oaptain  behind his back for being so considerate  of his men; but'somehow I thought it  was a good trait in. hi pi.  "I began to watch the o*��;tain closely,  and I soon made up my mind that there  was some mystery about that rrian.  Once on a pleasant evening I came on  deck and saw the captain looking at the  red sunset with tears in His eyes* Another time, when I thought ho was on  deck, J. went into the after cabin for  eomething, and I found him there.  What do you think: he was doing ? Why,  he was sewing, and crying into the  bargain, 'They are right in calling you  the old maid captadn.'"&irjka.I,   "  '���"  "The mate, J-iftvWood, was a tall, ���flno-  looking down-easter- The captain  seemed to like hir/v fcnt I thought" how  much he must envy? vi>* size and strength.  The captain, thpusrpu we-s much the  smarter m-in* of -."u*. \-���o. Tho mate,  -5C uu-.'ww, fleomg?5 to tnfc�� ft ts&oy to roe,  I w&9 young1 ia thoustkvys, Sowasal"  ways running1 into ths oabia'on some  pretext to see me, But I never encouraged him. You >see, I was engaged  to be the mate of another mate; and  that- mate, poor fellow, was lost at sea  a few years aftetrward. Although the  captain didn't seem to caxe much about  me, he didn't fancy the mate's taking a  liking to me.   That used to puzzle me>  "One morning when we wore in the  South Pacific, some one cried out that  there was a smell boat with several  people in it in sight on the lee bow. We  bore away for the boat, and pretty soon  it -was alongsid<s the ship. Five men aud  a little boy climbed up from the boat to  our deck, and we gave, them a warm welcome. The boy couldn't have been over  eight years old. He was a bright-looking little fellow, with long early hair.  Capt. Ilarris- took to hini at once, lie  carried tho child into the after cabin  and put him in his own berth, and look  him something to eat, while the rescued  men were telling us bow they came to be  in the the open boat. They belonged to  a bark which 'was bouud to New York,  but had sprung a lenk and had foundered the day before. The crew leit the  vessel in two boats just before she went  down, but when eho did go under she  .;-vamped one of the boats, and the captain aud seven men. were thrown insto  the water and drowned. The other boat,  with the mnte in charge, managed to  keep afloat until we came up with it.  '���The mate of the wrecked vessel, Mr.  Bradley, war- a gray-Lai red, rough-looking man, but he seemed io have a kind  lie-art. Early in the evening, when he  was pitting in the forward cabin with  the :x- *ond mate and myself, he. told us  that the little boy, -who was still in. the  aVTor cabin with Capt.. Harris, luid been  shipwrecked twice before. The Jittle  fellow was the son of a sea captain, and  had been going to sea with hlo father  and mother ever since lie was born.  About four yearr. before, when thoahip  on which this seagoing family were,  was nearing the English channel, a  heavy fog set in. The second mate was  in oh-artrc of the deck, and the captain,  with hip wife and" boy and the mate,  were at dinner. The captain's wife happened to think oi something in the galley that she wanted, and she went for-  v, ard for it. Just then a big steamer  doomed up suddenly in the fog, and,  ������.. ihout any warning, fitruck the ship  ._f: and smrushed in thecabin. Tlie poor  < ../���������airi M-is m-n-Oied to death, but the  i.u.iv.  and Ihe little boy wore only im-  .iui by the broken timbers. The  n.ii. r- ri-ji-' <^v.t, a number of timcH, but  r< JviVvU r,j ansv-'cr. 1Te oould h.ear occasional whk (le-; from the si earner for  about half an hour. Finally he* tmulon  struggle and'sueceeded in fearing away  ���end'ngii broken fiuiVior to liberaio hini-  told Mr. Bradley that he and the other  men from'the lost barque were welcome to 'come on board and work their  passage to the United States. Mr.  Bradl ey jumped at tho chance, and when  his-men were all ready to leave pur  ship, he looked arotu.d for the boy.  We found the little fellow in the cabin,'  where ,he was being petted by Capt.o  Harris. The captain made a gjreat outcry when Mr. Bradley said that the  boy would have to go with him. _. Out  skipper begged hard for the youngster,  but Mr. Bradley said-that"he would  have to take him to his friends. Mr.  Bradley was about to I ead the y oungster  out of the cabin, when Capt Harris  fell' on' his knees and put his arms  around, the boy." -Then he looked tip  to Mr. Bradley and said:  '" .'You must not take him. I am his  father!f     "' " -     ,  '"His father!' replied Mr. Bradley.  'What doyou mean ? Why, I knew Capt,  Wilson myself, He "was at least ten  years older than you, and was a large  man' into the bargain. Come, let me  have the boy!'  *'��� !No, no/ cried Capt.' Harris, press-'  itiQ the little fellow mill closer to him.  '1 may not be his father, but I am his���'  " 'Don't say you're hia mother,'  sneered Mr, Bradley.  "''Yoa, X am his ja&tRerl' 7?&a tha se-  ply,  "And with ihet Capt. Harris pulled  off the heavy black beard I mentioned.  There was no d^ubt about it. The captain had a woman'scface, and not a bad-  looking one, either. Mr. Bradley started back in astonishment, and cried:  " 'You don't mean to say you are  Capt. WilsonT�� widow Y  ' " 'That's exactly what I am,* said our  skipper, aiising] to her feet and puttinr*-  her beard back into W,". -��. -.' "' ,-  huiibond's ship, had Lc^-e- ^:. ..1. ^ ---  r.teamer, 1 was lifted on board of the  other vessel by two of the men. My  husband! and child wero given tip for  lost, although I begged the people to  return and search tlie wreck for them.  They would have done i t, but the steamer could not find the wreck in the fog,  and it was supposed that she had foundered immediate-ly after we left her.  I went home to my friends. My husband had left very little money, and I  found that I should have to work for a  living. I didn't caro to hire out as a  housekeeper. I had learned navigation  thoroughly from my huslxuid, and was  well fitted to take charge of a ship. I  went to a ship owner who wa.s an oid<  friend of my husband's,' and told him  just how things stood.. lie thought  that tinder the circumetances I couldn't.  do beter than dress up as a man ond go  to sea ns a captain. He found me a ship,  and I've been a skipper ever silica And  now no one is going to fake my hoj  away from me.'  " 'That they ain't,' said good-hearted  Mr. Bradley, who then kissed the boy  and shook hands with us all. In five  minutes he and his men were on their  way to the big clipper, and our skipper,  with her arm around the boy, was leaning against the taff rail waving her hand  to them.  "Now I understand the captain's liking for Mr. Wood, our mate-. She was  in love with him, and of course she was  a little jealous of me. The whole mystery about Capt. Harris was accounted  for.  "One evening some weeks afterward,  wliem we were in the Indian' ocean, 1  glanced through the after cabin door,  .".nd v hat doyou think J saw? There sat  our mate, Mr. Wood, by the side of our  -skipper. She had her Vitard oil, and J  noticed then that she had let her hnir  grow. In Mr. Wood's Inp pat Ihe little  boy. She was looking t.-ndcrly at- Mr.  Wood, and he was talking to the boy na  if he had madd up hid mind to be very  good to him���inn l*uj mother's sake.  Then I knew thai It was till r,f>tt.w? <���_"  Times.   ,  ' O r  For your oulfit.    The largest stock iu  ���East Kootenay.  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