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MM  '  gThe Death of the   Queen   lg   Mfonrnecl   )>y  Her ever readysympatlry'for'ti'.Wiri  J affliction or sickness,   her. interest 'in  Her wounded soldiers  often1  enduring  ( ihe fatigues of long journey's that' she  jPaS^Qd Away PeaCefUl-lmi>',t Pera��na'iy bestow her sympathy  1     '    Fi-'1    ' ^haa everlastingly endeared her  to   her  people' and has' set before ;the world  'an alrmst perfect ex&mple of a " trut  and noble, woman. * fif: A; BEALE. "  LOCAL   N��WS.  ��� ��� '%#Mv  .-i';jSVr?BXtV  MackinawWts, .r^^-uJar/price $8,50; our price $5.75  ;'Brown canvas poat's.v:     "> '     3 nn-   ��      ��i;~   o nri  Tweed pants-  G-um Rubbers,  the   CivilJzp<rNsttjoris ofVho*  iv'o rid'.*  <<  H  IMfenJg Larrig-ans  .- _>  is  (��  ��� ��f  3.0Q;  3.00,  3.60;  te  <<  cc  I ���  ii  ...... ij .  Our enormous quantity of heavy underwear to be cleared 'out at'a like   reduction  ���    ;       ,     t : *       ��l ,      \, '*���';.    _ o �� �� ! !        .'" '���'  ^ i <i '  ���a^I Cowes, Isle of Wright, Tan. 22.���  p^iQueen Victoria ia dead and Edwarr!  jfj^jVII roigns. The greatest event in the  W$meiP��iy of a geneYation/'the ' iyjosi  J*tuperif)QU8 change' in existing con  ^|J>i>oi'i8tbatooiiI(|'Dos3ibly be imagined]  $Ll',HB ^K^et? place  tM'     T!1..e IT?ost rfisPect_ed   of  all   women  St. JKuffcno Concentrator C>ogB<} flown.  The��� <t. Eugene   concentrator  was  closed down this week, and  160   men  lout of the gyp employed  at   the   mine  ftfere laid "off.    ifauager  Cronin,  who  retrj'rrjed from California a , faw   uayi*.  ago; when seen" yesterday eajd that  tho  |-butdown v^ould be' for   an ' indifinifce  'iriie.'   The'company  has  finished  its  [contract and'has not  signed .any   re^  nev/afs.   -The  ..shutdown " jg   due   to'  ii��veral causes, anibngat '\yhich is  the  [difficulty'  of the American smelters in  [obtaining dry ores for fluxing purposes  ind 'the excessive freight'pharge3 over  the   Canadian   Pacific  railway.    This  ���- J. A. Harvey was in * town' Wadnes  'ay^   : '   '. '   '   ',  ! ' "1  Eobt. Gunn was out from Cranbrook  on a visit "Sunday.  , ���<:  , ,        H1"^  yanauian   raci/ic  railway.    This  ihos. Christian is again  a  residen Jrenders it impossible for the American;  ''    'm- ' ���     Shelters' to treat   the Canadian   silver  J. A. GillisandDr. Bell of Oranorookilead ores''at a profit, therefore they re^  ���0 in iVfoyie Tuesday.     "'        ���' "   '    |fused to renew their contracts with the  jfnines oa this' side   oE   tho   line.    As  Tuesday!  mMA^ohB^v in miR& ^at ��^,r^u^�� ��f groceries is up to rjate,- with the, jLw^d-d/wr ,-,,,, gre,t ,o,r  ehoicest and best in the market.  *   "rife   "^   ^^^5?^^  |;ri;P|NgBQ8K;|i|ANCH  '���Sfc''^.'"'^!,'  CANADIAN  BANK   OP  COMMENCE.  '.'���',  1        ..      1   ��� . i  .' Pain T/p Oftpital, $,8,p|��q,poo.  HUBERT HJUHI3, MGR  posted bed, a shrunken' atom, whose  ���igec) face and figure we're a cruel mock  ,ery, of a. fair girl who in 1837 began to  ,.,, -rule over England.,, Arounti her were  KQxfgiitbered altjioat ev?ry descendant of  her Jine.  Cpwes, Jan 23.���Events.shifted to  day from CoWes to Londpn. Osborne  was a house of   mourning: and   Cowe<  I we re  D. R! Young'was in' town  tnd Wednesday!  iVIoyie js.almost entirely  rjd  of   the!  [Ohinese element,     '    '       " '   '"'  ariss Ethel Bennett has returned to|  jlier lioiije near Kiinbe'r'.ey.  'ho smellers'in British Columbia aro  [unable to handle'-the"ores of the dia-  frict,'tbe silver .lead, mine owners, find  'herpselves' without a market for their  product.'        :    ':       ','    " ' ���  It is 'expected   tha��   the ^ominioD  lloyie ��^ocli��y Club  ��� There was a yi^-y enthUHftstio meet  ng of tlie Moyie hookey club" held   in  hhe Moyie. hotel on Thursday   evening  [Jan. 25th."' Tlie costume decided upon  -vas green sweaters having M.   H.- C  >n breast, jight pants" and "black stock-  ngsi ���    Arrangement    was  ;i]so   rnnd.  ���vith the rink pomp,ny/to   lease  from  hem tlie rink  for   the   season,   each  I hiy,' between the hoiirs of 3 :30  nnd 5  j. m. with the privilege of holding'out-  ���ide matches ��it any,hour'.    The secretary was', instructed to arrange a match  wit;.h, A.k<^~��fero.,U-��l����>.. t^-W���i-ihLyed  v��'.'|f    ���   v ' " ;���   ' ,1 ��� Jin that t'wu.oirthe  evening' of   their  'The  .Hotei/fbr, the '"-masses. " EverTthing*. Firstiraci"��Ciirnk'alJfiii->Oth,vvithannum  '    W  . " l ���    '   . n      '   ' .1 ,       "^ * <"       gniatch in Moyie   early   in  "Eehrii-trv  h |/m-every   respect.    Sample Rooms  for      s- ��� l ury  'yr? '"  ,    Commercial Men-,  ���^fiffCmE, .    British Columbia  All kinds of accident  and   sickness government will take some action  at*  [insurance at Beale 6; Blwell's iOttiiwa'this winter to have the^freight  BORN-4-Wednesday, pq  the  wife o(lratQ3 on the C. P.  I��.  redupecj.    Her*  [Henry Jliangenback a' son,  P. J. iMcMahon has entir(el3r recoyer  ed from his recent illnese and'ia'ahle to[  be on duty ag^in.  [is an illustration   of   their   treatment!  towards the miqe owners.    The C.  P'.  R. charges $6"per tpn 'on' (ire .betweeij.  Moyie and Crestqn, a diatanqe  of' 55 "  !miles, while Great'^orthero hauls the  j-janje pro between Creston,  and.   Great  J, rlill, of the firm   of   Hill   & , Joll,  |prObnoly thecjuietes'r place in the wqrld|was in Moyie looking after his interestl^6 pr0 Detween Creston  ana!  today.   Queep Victoriafs body was em ithis week. '"     '      '" ������Palf8. Wont., a dwlanpe  qf 200  mile*  ���'������    - ���    - �� - "for $3 per ton, ' '  >Ir. Cmnin  estittiatee that the ' re-'  "llW. 1  JvT. A% }>f acKkkzie,..Propriet.or���._ _.. ^  jbalmed yesterdiiy afternoon and  oc-|  cupied the center or the dining  room.  whi^h   is   hung   with .trappings    of  mourning.    Tlie  body   is" attjred   in  black.    The face is perfectly   peaceful  and the remains placed with the   arms  [folded.    Qn the breast resfs a beautiful  'gold cross.   The features "are very calm.  TJie head is-inc'lined   slightly    to   the  right.    All   aboqt- ar.q   quantises .of  Ibekutiful fiovvMs.  ��� ThQ  honor   oi f]rst  seeing the, body   ol    the   Queen   "vy;;i>  conferred on her personal retinue, and  such apathetic scene as< marked   thL-  week  Protective association meeting-Mon-  Jay evening, e,l   secreury's . ofHce   at  j8"t3Q p. m.  ' '' ;  Miss Doris Talbeft has beeq'oq   the  turns   on pre now ia $12 per fcqu  leaa'  'than it ivasa year and a half aeo.    He  �����i, 1-        t,     �������    .   ,       ,   , ' JestimatesSG per ton on   freight $4 ner  ���<ick hst-a the Moyje hotel  for  severalH   *        1 ,", ,  ���     ���1��1bi,"''��,-,: v^.  lays past   '  "'    ' ' '      .?everal|ton on labjr (caused by tho difference  ~       "i  _   ', ', ,.' Ibetween the eight and 10 Wur' shifts)'  . Rev. W. G. Mahon   will  conduct ,a ���������--"���"'"        ���'  '    ">  'special service in the school house" on  Sunday at 8, p. m.  j M. A. Beale returned home yester  ^lay. 'He reports sqecess in closing  [up several deals during his absence  uid$2 per'tqn'inthe fall jn the price  [of lead. To the present qiitput of the  St. Eugene mine'this means a differ-,.  pnee of $1,200 per day pr $36,0q0 'peij'.  month.   ' '1 ':''.,  Over 100 men .will still be'employed  QUJEJEN  AVEMUE,  I He iva^ also instrucied "to correspond  with Fernie anj, other outsi'dri clubs,  with; a view to bringing aboqt - a  friendly game.  Everyone  manifested   the'greatest  interest and all aw.iii c impatiently (hoi  [coming   Wodnejday    when   our   boyt  nope to give a good,account of   themselves in'our neighboring  town   Cran  brook.  ,_.,������������ ���^���w ��.< .v,w���^   "��-->������   loni -R,dtIer hils SPne  to   Seattle    toBJbv H'e con?P'iny  doing development,  afie^noon-c6aid'l')H'rdl^iiave  occniTe'{liai?^trJoh.n   P-a.V-,   They   will   be   jn8wo,rk��but Mr- Prqnjq   says   that   this  lirun.nihprmfln,,,.!,;,    'ri��-'��- H.Unvin in�� f0'm.j.,���      -     - '        ^number will "be  cut down   providing  !the trouble is   hot, settled.  [in any other mgoarchj'.    The footman,  [housemaids,   coachmen,   stable    ladsl  and policemen dressed   in   their   Sun  [day clqthes filled'tjie   roqm   for "lour  hours.    There were no formalities.    It  Moyie in a few days  Fred   Iry'ing,   wlio   had   'his   ankle  badly spraiued   in    the ^L'ake   Shore  liotel, fire, is'able to be out again.  - ?rank    McMahon   fetqrned   Tues-  might have   been    the   body   of   any|day fr0lu a v^Uo   ���������   oW,  country lady whose tenants were  bid-|orand Forks, North Dakota  V, DES^tiXXIEU/  M-'vop.  Lar 0 paniple room in connection  with'house for commercial men. Best  of accommodations  Headquarters for Commencial and Mining Men.  M"OYIE,   B. C.  SS^2^^5S^3^^.^^S3^S^^^33S SKKSSa^5^ci3S  TI?  cl Ju.  in These Goods-We Have  Fire Sirll'erers Jionofrt.  The entertainment and dau^e given  in the OdJ Follows' hull last Wednes-j  day evening for the benefit of  the   fire  -ufierers, passed off smoothly, and was!  ���mcci'ssfiil in  every way, although   the  support given was not as   good   as   it  leserved.     Professors     Hallam     ana  Washington rendered good service,   as  lid also Robt. Wilson and Harry G.ier.  Everything iVaa contributed,   so   that  the total receipts of the evening will go  !Jr the desired   purpose.    The   moneyjjj  ,vill be turned over   tq    the   board   of  iradefor  proper" distribution.    Thosfg  who were instrumental in getting   the  -1 flair up and taking part   deserve   the  praise of every person in Moyie.  Black Currant,  I Peach,  ^ Orange,  ^-v^JStrawberry,  Crabapple.  Red Currant,  Plum,  Pineapple.  Kaspberry,  Lemon.  atctnl Quotations.  New   York,   Jan.   24.���Bar   silver,  (32     cents.    L.-ad,   price    for    miner  md smelters, ,fl 37^- at the close. Co].'  per, broke; s' price, $17.00.  ���Resirlential lots $125 for gale.  D. J. Elmer.  [Keep Your Eye  Set  ON THE  MADE    BY    THE  Toronto Biscuit & Confectionery Co.  '4^-ANi)'%.  lA  :ori^.aa^^|r^^^  BUTCHEE, SHOP^  Iqijebn's'-avenueV ."."  PISH^ FLESH  AND    FOWL  |OF THE BEST QUALITY AT LIVING PRICES. ';���  ding her a last farewell. Rent old  men. children, and families who had  [grown up to the estate who regarded  [Queen Victoria as a friend and patron  rather than a, sovereign, took their  turn. Their grief was the sorrow of  those who had lost a friend.  The death of Queen Victoria mean  a great deal to 'the law courts of tht  British empire. All th�� documents  which how contains the words "Her  Majesty" will have to be changed to  "His Majesty" and Qtl>er alterations  accordingly. All the members of the  bar and beuch tyliiclj>held the title ol  'Q. C." will hitve to change -it -tog  K. G." Many oilier changes will also  have to be mad^.''  Queen Victoria was born May -24Ui,  1S19. apd died January 22, '1901  She was therefore, S2 years of age  Her reign as qu*Jen extended" over a  a period of 63 years. Edward VJi,  he new king, was born on 'Noveihbei  9th, 1841; and is - therefore in hi  ixtieth year.  London, Jan. 25.���It   is   understood  !j the body of Queen Victoria will arrive ii  London on tlie tiiurniug   ot   February  2nd and be takbii   a cross'the metropo  s to  Paddingr.011.    Troops    will  'hue  tlie streets.    The cufftn will   be  placeo  ou'a gun   carriage   and    draped    with  flags.    On     aniyiug   at     Pacl.lingion  statiou it wiM be transferred for Winder,   finally    reaching     gt.     George',  Ictiapel about noon   wliere   a   magnil  [ceui service will tako place.  HER LOSS M0 URN-ED IN MOYIE.  When the news of the queen's death  [reached Moyie a spirit of sadness came,  v*r ib.e people.   :Flags were placed a-,  [half mas;,and   the'  church    bell    was  tolled during the balance of the  after'  'noon.'. '     '.'!.  within   &  reasonable length of time.  It is .not expected that' the trouble;  vyill be of long duration, as a speedy  settlement is looked-for. "��   , "'  PRESIDENT  GOOp.EItHA>f TALKS.  President George (SoQderbam in ad  interview with the Toronto News said.'  "If the Canadian Pacific railway  does not redqpe its freight rates ori  ore all the mines in British Columbia  which are subject to the tolls of that  corporation will h-tve to shut down  eventually." - ,  Mr. Gooderbam' was questioned as|  to tno truth of the report that1 the  ejoodeiham Blackatook syndicate was,  at wnr with the Canadian Pacific. He  :aid;.       ' -  ,  ���    "You ca11'say this, that we will not  and   bliathng_ fo.|proct!ed any furt/jer ;Wm  Qq[ iuve^  ments   unless   the   Qauadniu  Pacific;  Vy.' A. Galljher^M. P., passed through  Moyie on Wednesdiy morning euroutef  0 Ottawa��to enter upoq the duties.oi  his new office.  James Cronin, a timberman,at the  [Lake Shore mine, had one of his ankle  bones broken whilp at vyork last Sun-  [day evening. He has returned to his  nome in Idaho., ,     -   ,  E.  J.   Peltier,   who   recently    pur  chased  the   wine' and   liquor  department of the Fort Steelp Mercantile Co.,  was iu Moyie the'first of the weekogat  ting    acquainted  There came near beinc a fire in   flipta  Central hotel last    SatSfdly   eveui"g ���"        "* ^^^    The object  The gasolene lamp  hanging  over   t'h  bar exploded, but was thrown   out  on  the street before    much   damage   wat  idone.        . . '  D. J. Eimer was transacting business-  in Port Steele and Cranbrook tbi*  week.  There "has been oue big tire, two  small fires and several uarrow escapee  trom fire in Moyie during the lasi  month, and yet some people sav" tlun  Miinot afford to insure. Those'peopl  mid better call on rJealp '& Ehyell at  once and make their minds easy.  c&anbrqok:   items.  Cranbrook Herald:  A  TKUBUTE   JJY   M. A. EEALkJ  Editor Leader:   The   deatb   of 011.  beloved Queen has cast a   gloom   over  [the whole of the British-enipire,.'wh'icl  illustrates in a remarkable manne.  'the - wonderful power and influence  with which she held the hearts oi he',  'people,.and her name is honored ant!  respected by all tho nations of the  world, irrespective  of  creed or  casie  Arrangements aro being made for  f.ne orgauizat on of a first-class hockey  team. Sydney Colto.n is, to be captain,  with E.J. Peltier, president, E.H  Small, vice president,,Cecil Prest, sec  retary- treasurer,  Fred Frith was iu town Monday ar  ranging for lumber to put up anothei  lotel building in . Moyie. He vvi  form a partnership with 'William  Hamihon and they expect to be ready  tor business early in March.  Miss Celia Jardine \et\ Tuesday  morning for her home in Salt Lake  City. -During her stay in Cranbrook  Miss'Jardine made many friends wm>  regret tier departure  M. A. Beale was in town this- week,  fie has one eye   done    up' i'tr-splint.*  i  of the company now is to get as much,  .is they 0.J.U without making us operate  the mines at a loss.  We do not propose  to submit to this.    In addition to high  weight charges,   the  rates  for  treat-,  aumt of   ore   at   the  Trail  smelter,  .vhioh is owned by   the Canadian  Pa-  joitio railway, are excessive.    We made  Lin offer for the purchase qf  the  Trail  ���smelter, but the  C.  P. ,K. .demanded  rom .1>5U0,U0U to Jj��t>00,000 for it, a price  we regard as too lngli by  at   least   25  [per cent.    They have  also  refused   to  n.'<eet us in a reduction ol freight rates  .0 the smelter, and, oPoourse, this is a  nost important item."  'If tho railroad does not  meet you  10 you propose   to   join   the   Crow's  I .Scot Paao Coal company   in   tho fight  against the railroad?"  "Yes, certainly;   our   inrerests   are  -vith Uie mine; but I think   the   C.   P,  ti. will yield, as great preasure is being  |oroiight to bear ou it.';  Fuiiher Mr. Gooderbam stated that  ..-he C. P. 11. had refused to reduce  heirlreight and smelter rates, and  chat unless the railway company  did so the War Eagle might close  down for a time,  A-special from Montreal says thai  tlie president of the Payne Mining  company denies .���emphatically that  1 hey have had any trouble with', the ���������'  .smelters and that they have any intention of shutting down.    3  ���ind'if anyone doubts that Moyie'has  [hockey club,--Beale points sadly to   hi J  injured optic.  Ii   v  Highest price paid for Raw Furs.  Packiu sacks and send by express to  [James Gill, Cranbrook. Y
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SATURDAY, JAS". 20, 1901.
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'51113   QUEEN.
By the the death of Queen   Victoria
'he British empire los-e's   its   greatest
.-overeign,and the wt'irld at larc;e loses
'.me of its closest' friends.    TheP Queen
'i'ad become the profound embodiment
of British hope   and    glory,   and - for
more than   three' score .yea'ru she   re
'')iced in   the   nation's   triumphs,   and
its   reverses.    No   other
in    the   respect
- nd affection which all classes cherished
:or her.    The name of Queen  Victoria
'-vill '3udure because of the  sweet   ten-
dernessof her   well, rounded'out life,
■ he magnificent  standard, she  set ,np
;orothers lo follow,, the   glory   of   her
purity, and   the   remarkable   abilities
svhich made her oi  such  eminent in-
The beginning of the vei§n of  E'ig-
'.uids new king will  be   watchetj   with
merest.    The Prince of Wales tispetuls
''he throne at. a good ripe age and with
'   i good   knowledge   .ii    '.liil.llc   affaini.
(ie baa also abandoned   many of'  the
n ore sportive und frivolous traits which
.dung tn him in earlier life.    But it is
Joubtful if he will ever gain   the confidence and respejt in   which  hia beloved   motner was held  by  her pep;
.pie.  '    '
This i.-, a general dull season of the
yea/ all over the country, but it is safe
to si.y that there is not a town in the
Kooteneyj better able to weather
through than'Moyio. This is due to two
facts: t'r.e businessmen are substantial,
land the town has never suffered' from
( the effects of a fictitious boom,    '
Harvey   &   McCJarter,
Harvey, SleCarlor & Alfxi|ii(lors
. FrKNTK, Ii". C.
Barristers & Solicitors.
HOPE'S pItUG &i £\Ar£iQ'iimY GiOKE.
fjreat Vri.-j^tr of
jonjysTOjsf: bros,
i Thic* Hotel is New and well Furnished..  The ?
* Tables are Supplied with the' Best the *
Market affords. The Bar is Filled with I
the±5est Brands of Liquors and'Cjgars. I
Three of the four men ..vho «vero ipi
'pi i cuter] in the murder of poor Jennie
Bossohie'ter, a mill' girl of P.iterson,
New Jersey, have been found guilty ol
murder in the second degree.. According to the'N'e.w Jc-rsey'Jnw th? " maximum penalty for the prisoners is only.
30 year*. It is too ba'd .to beat the
hangman out of a job in this case.
Notary Public,. Accoun-
Insurance Agent.
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B, C.
JJoj; a'Srtirrhffiht."      '
"Madam,   are   you   a' woman
fragist?" .  ,   ■
'"No sir; I haven't any time to   b<\"
|- Haven't time? Wei J if you had the
privilege of voting   whom   would   yon
support?" -
"The same man I   hay©   supported
for tho last 10 year."—my husband.''
\ nioviit.
• "    ;   *AND" MINING MEN' * ' ■' %
'    - - — ' « — ' BjRIXXSXI pOijLTSiBjA   |
B. C.
Moyjo oeemi' to be fres from Ohirioss
Stand'flrm in the movement against
ihe Chinese. Remember that the de-'
(Bired effect is not yet fully accomplished,
'A'lioiifiRWlO Sout, lnto'lSxllo.
Ey«'ry yf;ar a huge number of poor
sufferers whoeo   lungs   are   aoro   and
lacl-yd with coughs are urged to go lo
nnotherrolimate;But this is costly aud
not always sure.    Don't  be   an    Sxile
when Dr. Kmg'a   new   Discovery   for
Consumption will cure  you   at home.
It's the most infalliab°le   medicine  for
Roughs/Colds and all tbmat and llung
diseases on earth     The first do?e bring
relief.    Auatoundiog cures result from
percistent' use,   Trial' bottle ' free at
P. D. Hope's drug  store.,.. Price .fiOc
and 1.00.   Eirery bgttlp pruftriiut<?edt
CoramipsiOii   and   Ineurnnce
■ Airent.
Insurance Co.'s
Fort Steele, B, O.
For your outfit.    The largest stock ii
'  East'Koolenay.
• l i -i
EEri) & GO,,
\ *■ / '
■•' Cranbrook, B. C
*IO.( 4 K.-1V.-0.   BLOCK, NjEI,SOKr,-'«. 0,:    ''  ' *"    v'
Gold, Silvef-len'd and„Coppermines wanted at the EXCHANGE
•   ' FREE MILLING QOLD properties wanted at once for EaBtern
investors. '" . ' £   , -    ,       ''"''•,   '"    ■
Paitjes having mining property for sale are requested   to  send
samples of their ore to the EXCHANGE for exhibition."     '       ■     '
0  We-depire lo hear from prospectors 'who have  promising- mineral claim's in British Columbia.      ' •
Prospectors and mining men are  requested ,10" make the   EXCHANGE their headquarters wfich in Nelson.   '•'.''','
All sample's should be sent by express, PREPAID.
Correspondence solicited.    Address all communications to
°        .^_^4J?J?J*my^J?. liOSEXBBItOEji,
Telephone Ho. 101. P. O. Box 700.  ',     ' '   " NELSON, B. C.
■■  ' a B, HIGGINS.  -
Physician and Surgeon
MOYIE,   .      t        British'Columbia.'
Notwithstandingall argument'to the
contrary, the gasolene lamp seems to
be a dangerous illuminator, and should
not be used.
There is now a bounty of <$1S,000
on Pat Crowe's head, dead or alive.
iBut so far Pat has managed to evade
ithc clutches of the'law.
A rich lady cured of her Deafness
and noises in the head by Dr. Ni chol-
son's Artificial Ear Drunjs, gaye $10,-
f'QO .to his' institute. t?o that deaf
people unable to procure the Ear
Drums may have them free. ' Address-
No, 1^15:^2 The Nicholson, Institute,
•7SQ, Eighth Avenue, New York,
U. S. A.
City   Shaving   Parlor,
^CENTRAL   HOTEL. ,    .' ''
Moyie, li. C.
The ore which has been shipped from
■the Society Girl to date fully covers all.
ihe expenses of the mine since ,it was
located, i Moyio's mines pay from the
grass roots.
The Fort Steele Prospector has the
habit of taking matter from the Leader
week j;fter week and in most cases failing to give credit. This is "not the
best," Brother Grace.
The Spokane dealers in gents' furnishings are -ordering a. largo supply
of shirtwaists for men hr tho coming
season, and it is expected (hat the fru
will be a pop.nlar ontj.
Notice is hereby given that I, Chas. Karrell,
jp.rner, ioteud 60 days after date to. apj)!}- lo the
chief eoimmibsioner'of lands and works for a
si>ecial license under land act to cut arrd car ry
away tiinbtr orr'thu followlns described Jands
srttialed iu the vicinity of the upper .vibyie
lake towit; Southwest corner post 'situated
about one half mile northeast' of iUoyie river
falls; thouce north SO chains,Whence east 80
chains, thence south SO chains, thacec v/est SO
chains to place of commencement. -    *,
Chas. Farrell.
aroyie, B. C. Dec. 22th 1P0Q. 3-37.
T.E. COLLIM^, rropr. .
i O '
Victoria Street, MOYIE; B. C.
' The courts of New York have gus'-
tained the legality of the action of a
union which refused to pay the accident,, benefit to an injured member
on the ground that the claimant had
worked below the union scale of wage*,
without permission.
Notice is hereby given that I, D. James McDonald, miner, ruteud sixty days after date to
apply to tho chief oommis-sioucr of land and
works for a special licenne under laud act to
cut and carry away timber' on thV foVJovvhig
dc-enbt'd lands situated in the vicinity of tne
upper Moyie lake towit: Soush east corner
posi .situated about % miles north west of the
Moyie river f&ils; thence west eisrht chains,
thence north SO chains, thence east SO chains to
tho place ef commencement.
D. JE,mcs^lG~Donn\il.
Moyie, B.C. Dec. 22th 1900   " 3-37.
By Sending Your Work' To tho
We. Beg to
'  That we have disposed  of  our
fiqiiors tu Mr. E. J.  Pel tier j for-
1    '-   m'erly of Ridgetov/n,  Ont., who
.Jiaa a complete  line  of liquors
nnd   cigars  enropte  from   the
east.    Mr. Peltier has had'yean=
pf .experience in' this line of bus-
■    iness/and being connected with
a very large  firm   in   the  east.
, will be in position to' serve tin-
public at   a   moment's   notice
■'   and in the best possible way.
Thanking our . many  friends
and patrons,for past   favors, we
remain. Yours very truly,
Ft; - Steele Mercantile
,    i ' COMPANY, LTD.,      ,/ t
: v^i-^n^rzfj ^ qs ww /.jstt^-^s-^- ^r^, a^s-^v Avrj^s-z^sr^r z^-^-^st.. s •
Clothing,   Gents'    Furnishing-s,
Boots,  Shoes, Hats, Gloves, [Etc.
Victoria AvE.,"MovrB, B. 0
One of the be.-L ways of assisting
Movie in her efforts to secure good
tire protection is by purchasing some
shares in tlie new waterworks company.
The investment is *afe, and be.-ides it
will assist in the advancement of an
excellent entrrpiUc.
Cranbiook    11 r.ild :   The
b'ni in wi" .\Uj\ !   ,»■■■■    ' .i.-fn
mined fitand agyinst c:. , o0c
that toA'n,    lioud luck to t!
a dcler
labor   in
Notice is hereby given that I, Malcolm Grant,
of Moyie, ii. L„ contractor, intend 30 days
after date to apply to the chief commissioner of
lauds and works for a' special lrccnbe under
land acts to cut and carry away timber on the
following dcbcrrbid lands, situate iu the vicinity of Moyie aforesaid, towit: The south east
comer post of said lands is situated .at'Out'three
miles vve!.t of the lower eud of upper Moyie
lake and south of Lamb creek, thence -ISO chain
west, thence 20 chains north, thence -IbO chums
uast, thence 1:0 chains south to point of commencement; containing 1,000 acres or thc-rely.
Moyie, 21th November, J900, 3.32
Barber Shop.
Hot, Cold and Vapor Baths,
Opposite   Cosmopoliten    Hotel
W. L..3TOISY Prop.      '
Bread delivered^ ,
to any part of the city,
Always on Hand.
A. SLINN, Prop.
V-Jt. V
ated Waters of all
•ill !
Chim te and Japanese are today tin
grcate&i nicn.ii'c to utiivero.il piosperiiv
in British Columbia.
The Miner.-/ Union of Rilvi>rlon is
now incorporalt d under the provi.-inn,^
of "The Benevolent Socio! )V« A<t."
The corporate name of the tociety t-hall
bethe "riilverton Miners' Union, No
95. of the Western Federation of
■".Minors."    Rucves- tf» it.
N'otice rS in'rtbv ijivuii thai I, Thomas Ily-
liiiui, nn.cliur, Moyie, Jj. <„'., intend thirty dn.v>
niliTdiitu to apply ic> Urn elm-/ commis.sioner
of land- itntl wui-k-, foi-Uhpeeifal licerihu under
la..a ncU to cm n.1.1 convey timber on the ful-
lovving ili-si rihed iiiuiK M'tuaicd iu the vioinii\
cf Moyie rilorcMinl, town: The northeast Corner pus! of said liiml.s is .sit tinted about one and
one-half miles from the west .side of upper
Movie lake at the upper end thereof; thence
.•■outh 1L>0 chains, thence west 60 chains
I thence north 120 i-hains, thunce east 80 chains,
to place of coiiiineneement, containiU},' 1,000
acres or therly,
Moyie, 21th November, 1900. 3.32.
'..-Mrs. Carrie Nation id nguin   on
warpath   down   in    IC-msii*,    and
latest work it! the   demolithinji   of
fixtures of two   more   B^loons
had  b"tter g<j    :i    little   nlow,
authorities of that Mate will  show
a trick with a hole in it.
or t iii-
Orders Solicited.
Soda Water  and Syphons.
Fresh new milk delivered to all
parts of town twice a day. Satisfaction guaranteed.
Mrs. Adelaide Dill, Prop.
WM. MILLS, Proprietor,
Miners   headquarters. ^ Good -accommodations'for  travelers.   j|Bo$t   wines
Jiquers and cigare kept in stock.gjfj ' °
Lake Shore Addition
j-Tfs: ^s-z^s z^r-zyr/jr ip. z^r-^v t^srz.^ ^rz^ -/^.-i^r-z>^r7.^r -2^-^5-7^5-7^5-
The  only  house   in   East    Kootuay
heated throughout with^hotai'-.
First class in every respect. Special
rates to boarders. Good sample, room
for commercial men,
«    *
t,:.-f^M  oh-
ti§$W   ah
European plan.    Open day and nighl    »
 "  -I
E. H. SSIALI. Prop.
ORANBHOOK, - - ; B. O.
- - ,S47&?AivitwPO\
v i m lJ1- \ »*U£ifeSfr
— ♦-«-.	
Cabinet Cigar Store
J. I. MclNTOiSil, Pnor.
Qckkn's.Avknuk. MOYIE, B. C.
"Music liatn eli.inns   to   soiith   'ihe
euv.Mge|be.ist."    The   man
Notii"> is herebyfiven tbatf, Anthony O'Kclly,
of Mov ie, B. C, intends thirty days after date to
apply to the chief commissioner <>f lands and
works for a.--pecial liceii'-e under land acts to
to out aud ca.-rj au-ay litnber on th», jollotvirifr
described lands simated in tho vicinity Jt
Moyie aforesaid, towit: 'ihe northeast corner
post ui sard lauds lPhittiated near tho upper end
i of upper Moyie lake fronting stiid lake on the
WL-et .side therecf; thence south 210 chains,
thense west Kn-hains, ilu-nfe north 210 chains,
thence east -10 clrmns to place of commence
incut contarrrin» 1,000 acres or thorebv.
li.   C
Are Now Open and Keady For
Business With a Full Line of
Staple and Fancy
> '-?;-'^i#:ture
.     .Vjr.?'yi<i*
- -W Wti
-\ ■' ^"'l^f
You are Invited to Inspect Stock.
Moyie, imir Nov. 1900.
Jtepaired and Made to Order.
R, A. SMITH,       Moyie.
•Ti mwiwWHWH  %%s$m:  l&����  M%��  K',n,.J;��yt  aoimAaiWM^UHDiMi  ���--���-���"'���"��������� ���* rr '"-mrr m n..  1THE MOYIE LEADER.  MOYIE,   B.    C.  THE VERDICT,  .v^^^fe Lord Rosebery's dream of what might  ifi3^^^!.have been but fortunately wasn't is in-  LjK[|j|||^^terestins but not important at this time.  >j;;|i^P^i-Pittsburg Press.  \$Wis$j0?�� Considering the wonderful food possi-  |&!"0^fej4bilities   of   the   'Belgian    hare   and   the  ^'iM��ilr'craze  *"or  ^are  ra'sn,��"'  ** seeps rather  W~^x^Wtunny we never sec Belgian hare on the  Mfcill of fare��� Omaha World-IIerald.  f^30m It is barely possible that Poe, could be  C?W$|lP��ave foreseen the building of that wou-  i^^^^flerful temple (the Halt of Fame), would  ���iite|llw!?mve  begged  to   be' excused   from  being  ^^^S^SImmortalized in its very mixed company.  ��t!l��!i#i��.-P.nst,,ii Pilot.      ' '  Indian is permitted to follow,his  bout entirely- and  is encouraged  in  J||3lepeni]eiiee',  generation  after generation  $|||Will continue to find the government tak-  flng care of him just as it is'doing now.���  fes^^S^Dhio State Journal  111  fW-i  m.  M Americans can deliver a great steel  ridge in Africa or India in onc-ilrinl of  ;��he time rcnHired by British manufacturers and can do it at a lower price.  Sagainst this potent logic of commerce no  ^Sentimental'considerations can prevail.���  |j��!hicago Tribune.  The woil.1 i.iiti never be made better by  fjBuppro.ssioii of disagreeable truths. On  }the contrary, publicity of wrongdoing is  (one of society's safeguaidK. It would  |t>e a sony day' for the public on which  kthe newspapers would agree to print" no  fxnore news of dimes,���Albany ISvenin'g  jUournal.  ��,. Virginia Slilitaiy academy has put It-  ^Jss'elf upon record very decidedly by'cx-  j'^ff polling for bn/.ing three yoimg ,uifu, all  ij$-V?Bons of prominent and wealthy parents.  llB-Iln coinbiiiiilioii with' Ibis; Lieutenant  [Commander \Vaiiiwi-ight">: attitude1 toward the saiiic pin el ice since ho took  {-charge of ihe Annapolis academy affords  feome promise that public sentiment; is  inking heailw'ay uguiu.->t the'college'.sen-  Mtimonl.ou' tb'is subject: 1 lazing is a cover  Wior too much acriud b-u'->litv in -uri-ive  iiiooO  on   Il'i  B3x'��l<y.  A few yuir* si go .John i;��yt."llie cml-  neut organb-t. a very dignified man,  it.'is jjreHt'tit Jit a gn'ai public dinner at  Liver]tool, and it was understood that  he would contribute a short organ recital to the. harmony of the evening.  "The organ will now phiy." was the  curt style iu which the mayor, who  was in tl;e chilir. chose to announce the  performance, arid Mr. Best sat,still in  his place, taking no notice whatever of  the observation. The mayor repeated  the words in a louder, tone of voice,  and still the great musician made no  sign.    "  A waiter came and whiskered to,Mr.  Best: "Didn't 3*011 hear his worship,  sir? The organ will now "play." Mr.  Best merely looked up with a surprised,  and injured air. "Confound the organ!" he "said." "Let it play!"  The message was duly conveyed to,  the mayor, and then the mayor rose'  Again. ' "Our distinguished,,' fellow  townsman. Mr. Best," he said, "will  now very kindly oblige us with a selection of music on the,organ." Th:m and  not before Mr. Best arose'and entertained the comnnnv  onstimpllofi  IN THE BACK  ^M^I#;'     -        TAKE NOTICE.  ��rt#ft-'    '  w?.yW*?Si$i^urm��' *-ue ye*tr tlie space devoted  ^:-'^^to!advertrsihg MINARD'S LINIMENT  jyTill contain expressions of no'nnecr-  |bun  sound   from' people  who, -speak  m   personal   experience   as   to    the  laerits' of this'best of Household Item-  observed  that artesian  ly period 01 ebD and  ly  of  ...,         .._ .     ..   ___    is  f -'Jiw*.--���  <4i"5^^^The first electric launch  to be used  __ie period  of low  tide  in   the ocean.  rr=^,|^pph   tlie  canals ( of  Venice,. Italy, , has  -^5��|f|3|libeen  delivered'   from England.      The  &*?^S��i'u,llch>' "which  is- called   the  Alessan-  iff-*S*fci&J Volt a, wi.I accom-uodate oO  ,?#��$  pus-  JpgYou need not cough all night and disturb  %bur friends; there ia.rio occasion'for. you  rimning the risk of contracting inflammation of tlie lungs or consumption, while you  &1fcan get. B'cklc's Anti-Consumptive Syrup,  phis medicine cures cough?, co'da, inflam-  t.^BiTymafcrnation of the lungs and all throat and chest  $'i^$��!J|K��tK>ubles. It promotes a free and easy et-  ^-g&^^fpoctoration, which immediately relieves the  ';^iff^^tnxoat an<* lung8 from visckl phlegm.  It'lvllIetJ  the Drnr.  A man who had experience in Alaska  :\2fffl||was listeniiig to a group of citizens dis-  <##p"cussing  "r^fe#-the talk rhus:  the weather aud broke in on  us:  'Pshaw, you fellows don't know what  r^lflPlf" changeable weather is. You think it's  ����,��BGgsj�� always cold in Alaska, do you? Well.  |vi just let me tell you a little personal ex-  -,-,..-j�� PGricuce ��f mi'ie. One day I went  $^sm hunting with a'party of miners. The  gillie weather was quite, warm when we  f^&?; started, and 1 jierspired freely. Suu-  denly it turned bitterly cold, and large  Icic.'es formed on my whiskers (1 h.-id  full heard)., Crossing a small  tine face to face with a big,  looking bear. I had nothing but  ,'dcr In my gun, and the man vvith'  FREQUENTLY DUE TO SLUGCHSH  LIVER OR KIDNEY TROUBEES.-  Mr. I'rai.k N'ult��rn, or Exeter, T#V.a ot  Suffeiiug Hinl lliyvr lir. Williunid'Pink  Vilfn CuicU IIJin After Other Mefiicliics  IOil eel ,  ���Prom,the Advocate, Exeter. >���  5Ir. Prank Walters is a young man  personally -Jcnowii  to most of- the r&-  sidents of Exeter,  where he has lived  .nearly nil hia-Iife.   Talking, will;  the  editor  of  the" Advocate recently    Mr.  AValters    said :���"In   justice    to,  Dr.'  Williams' Pink  Pills   I   think  it my  duty, in view of what they have done  for me, to   add   my   test monial to tho  thousands    of  others   that  have  been  printed.    'For some months I suffered  most severely from pains coursing up  and down my back.    It was  thought  that   these  pains were due vto     liver  and kidney trouble, but whatever the  cause, 'they "frequently left me 'in terrible   agony.   The "pains   were not  always confined to the back, but would  shift to other parts of the body.   As  'a result.! got little rest, my appetite  became impaired, and I fell off greatly in  weight.   I  tried different remedies suggested by friends, which having    no    effect    almost  disgusted    me  with    medicine.        Then    a- personal  friend urged me to tfy J)r.  Williams'  Pink     Pills/   I  was   not     easily persuaded  because I had about concluded   that, medicine     would  not  relieve  mo,  but he insisted  and'finally I decided   to   try   'them.    I" purchased   one  box at first, and to my astonishment  before it was  finished I  was greatly  relieved.   "Then I got a couple   more  boxes and   these restored me'to    my  former ,,good   health.' I  do   not  hesitate'recommending this medicine that  others may  profit  by  my experiencft,  and not suffer tortures as I did."  Br. Williams' Pink Tills cure by going to the root' of the disease. ^Tluy  rfluew and build up the blood, and  strengthen the nerves, thus driving,  disease from the system.' If , your  dealer does not keep them, they will  to sent postpaid at 50 cents a box,  or six boxes for S2.50 by addressing  the Dr. Williams Medicine Co., Brock-  ville.   Out.  cures coughs and colds at  once. We don't mean that it  relieves you for a little while  ���it cures. It has been doing  this for half a century. It has  saved hundreds of thousands  of lives., It will,, save yours if  you give it a chance.  " I coughed and raised continuously. Could  not attend to business. One bottle of Shiloh  stopped the cough and restored me to perfect  health:  J. J. TAGGART, Toronto.  Shlloh's Consumption Cnro Ik ko1<1 Ijy all  dru��iriiiti* in Cauurtrt and United ht;i<rH ut  ^lu, SUc, $1.00 it bottle. In Great V.ritnln  ht In. 2<1,, ��h. 3d.. ,in<l 4s. (3d A printed  guarantee (johh with every bottle. If you  are not 8!lUhU><1 go to your druggist and  get your money back.  Write for illustrated book on Consumption. Sent  without cost to you,  S. C. Weil* <St Co., Toroat*.   '  NOT II1S   OWN.  Teacher���Why didn't you raise your  hat when you spoke to me on the  street yesterday?     .-    "  Tommy���I didn't have me hat on.  Teacher���Nonsense,! sir, you did so.  Tommy���No, I didn't. Jt wuz me  brudder Bill's hat J had on J'  TrJegmphcm' Grip.  "1 have lost my grip."  This phrase Is applied 1 jv men to all  kinds of failures. One of the technical  u.sages of losing one's ^rip is in the  case of telegraph operators.  Many of the most skilled operators  suffer at times from a loss of the "grip"  and are compelled to give way temporarily to a substitute. This "grip'' Is  thp hold on the key. and'the moment  the operator begins to lose the control  of this "grip" he realizes'a rest, although for only a brief time, is due  him.  Another but unpleasant term .applied  to this loss of "grip" is "telegraphers'  paralysis." It shows Itself in many  curious- ways, all' showing that the  , muscles brought into play in working  the'key are badly worn.  One of the most skillful operators in  Louisville, who is subject to these attacks, cannot send "P." The .Morse  manual,calls for tiv^dots^for this better. The operator In question has by  sonip hook or crook lost the power to  stop at the.fifth dot. and it is a com  inon thing for him to warn the taker to  look out for his "I'"s."  Kceeiitly he asked a fellow operator  to watch him send "P's" and to stop  iiii.'i at the end of the (1fth dot. It re  suited (hat. although he would be  vvjii-neii at the fomtli dot. the fingers,  no longer musti-red l;y the brain, would  continue   dotting   lieyond   the' fifth  MINARD'S LINIMENT LimiDermaD'3 Friend.  FIXING   THE  RESPONSIBILITY.  "Say,"-said Biggs to liis friend  Diggs, during a heated .argument,  "you are a fool." t  "Yet you say' L'm your* friend,"  answered Diggs.'  "Yes,  of course,',' replied Biggs.  "Then," said Biggs, "what I'd like  to know is 'this: Am I a fool because  1 am your friend,' or am I your  friend because I am a fool ?"  Mr.'T. J. n.umeH,'Columbuo, Ohio, writes:  "I have been iifilrckd for fome time with  Kidney nnd Liver Oomplninta, and find IJnr-  melee'aPilla tho best medicine ior thei-e diseases. Th' so pills do. not cause pain or  griping, and t-hould bo u-e:i when a cathartic  ia required. They are Gelatine Ooatod, and  robed in the flour of Licorice to preserve  their purity, und give them a pleasant, agreeable taste?  HOTEL BALMORAL,K^aupFrf &ooA��  A CASE OF BAD PUNCTUATION.  , Mrs.' Sem. I. Colon���Oh', dear, let  us: go across the street. There comes  that, odious Mr. Full Pause.  ' Miss Hyphen���Yes, I've heard he  gets on periodical sprees and is simply horrid. '  Ask for Minard's anil lab no oiber.  PAIR TRIAL.'  "Ifl understand you've been condemned ?" gurgled the river, as it  flowed along. ' . .  "Yes," replied the rickety old  bridge wearily,  ','and I suppose,I was  <.i*iodt���\yy - ��vy -pLivn-^1. . ^  WOMAN'S INGENUITY. -  "Mrs.  Bender had  a speaking tube  run from  the front door to  her  bedroom.'"  "Gracious ! can't she hear the bell  when Bender .jerks it at uncertain  hours ?"  "Yes, but the tube conveys the real  flavor of Bender's breath. Then she  is prepared." .       '   ', '  DYSPEPSIA AND INDIGESTION���0.  W. Snow <fc'Co., Syracuse, N. Y.f write:  Please seed u-5 ten gross of pills. We ar��  selling more of Parraelee's Pills than any  other pill we keep. They have a great reputation for the cure of Dyspepsia' and Liver  Complaint." Mr. Charles A. Smith, Lindsay, writes: "Parmelee's Pills are an exco1-  lent medicine. My sitter has b?en troubled  with severe headache, but these pills hava  cured her."  f   A   uTnCrANi"  RELIANCE   OIGAB  LA      I UbWlPI A,   . FACTORY, Montre*!  ACCOUNTED FOR.,  "What seems to" be the matter with  him ?"   asked   the' doctor,'   approaching- the bedside of the man who lay  swathed in bandages.  "He found  the gas leak,"  explained the nurse.  , MORE FORECAST TROUBLE.  , VJ'd like-to run every palmist out  of 'town." ' ' ���    '  ,   "Why ?".  "Why, one of them told my wife  her dearest wishes were to be gratified; and here's a long list of things  she has _made���out for me to buy."    .  ���   5100 REWARD.  $100.,  The readers of his paper vvnl be pleased to  learn that th^re is at least me drtadert disease  tlrat Ecience h.ia been ab'e to cure in all its  BtaRes, and that ij catairh. Hall's Catarrh'Cure  is the only positive cure known to tlie medical  fraternity. Ca:arr-lr being a constitutional ni-  Fease, requires, a constitutional (ire-ttm?nt.  Hall's Catairh Cure is taken Internally, acting  directly upon 'he blood and mucous surfaces of  the system, thereby destroying the'foundntion  cf the di ease, arrd giving the 1 atient strength  by building up the constitution and a��s st.ng  THESE FOUR'REMEDIES.  Represent a New system of medicinal treatment for the woak, and those  suffering from wastsrtp diseases, weak 'Songs, coughs? soro throat,  catarrh, consumption, end other pulmonary troubles, or inflammatory conditions of siose, throat and"lungs.  The treatment is free.    You have only to write to obtain it.  By the system devised by DR. T. A. SLOCUM, the specialist in pulmonary ,  and kindred diseases, the needs of the sick body can be .condensed into his  treatment by four distinct preparations.  Whatever your disease, ono or raioro of these four remedies will be of  benefit-to you*. - ,  According to the exigencies of your case, fully explained in the. treatise  given frea with the free medicines, you may take one, or any two', or three,  or all four, in combination. ' '     , l ,   '  'The four together form a panoply of strength against disease in what-,,  ever shape<i�� may attack you. ^ ���  'To obtain tbee four FREE invaluable preparations, illustrated above, simply write to THE T.  A. SLOCUM CHEMICAL CO., LtvinKn, 17U Kinpr Street West, Toronto, grvinj: post-office and  ���xpresa office address, and the free medicine (The Slocum Cure) will be promptly sent.  Sufferers should take instant advantage of this generous proposition, and when writing for  them always mention this paper. ' - ','  Persons in Canada seeing Slocum's free offer ia American papers will please send for samples to  the Toronto laboratories.  Let no previous discouragements prevent you taking advantage of this splendid free offer  before too late.  leep MfflMFS LUIHEHT In the Hoisi.  A new range-finder lias just been  invented, which, it is said, is a great  improvement an all range-finders now  in use. The distance of any object  ���can be obtained by a mere glance  through the instrun'ient, it being  shown 011 a little dial the moment  the object is'focused.  vwRBfi?  Jcrc:t-a rui nrv  s'��3fll! Srown a full  -'AW-  , %:the" cartridges was away behind me, so  Afs^M&as -a desperate resort I rammed the  ''"-^^-j^lclcles from my, beard Into the gun and  i-'iplljifblazed away." '     .  .-'^ISfllf   "And what happened?" said one of  im squarely in tho  K'-  liin?    Impossible!" chorused  , s-5 jffij*fJ!  ''life "KilIed h  V^Mthe crowd.  "But It did. I tell you.   The tempera  --'^i??  "< :;;����??&  \i'';fife:-*m"0 suddenly tnniedwann again, molt-  '^!,r^ping the icicles, and the bear died from  'fe^Sfwater  on   tho   brain."  'V.fr'jp?;-��� ���  I*.?-*-''  'A'\4''  ������v-W  I  llri  Ii.r :  .'-7'^X  -~V!'-  \.. t.i.<-'  Worms canso foverishness, moaning and  restlessness during sleep. Mother Groves'  Worm Exterminator j.s pleasant, sure and  effectual. If your druggist" hus none in  stock, get him to procure it for you.  It is proposed to erect a statue in  his native Nuremberg to Peter Hen-  leiri of llele, who- is said to have invented the watch toward the close  of the fifteenth century. His pocket  time-pieces -were oval-shaped and so  were known as Nuremberg eggs.  IINABD'S LINIMENT is D,s5d Dy pnysiciaiu. -  Cnfcirt 1111:1(0.   Vci-.v,  The song rights of the late Sir Arthur flullivan are said to be worth  $2,500 a j-car. Ilis performing  rights in operettas will probably be  worth ten times that amount for a  great many years to come, in the  opinion'' of London Truth.  THOUSANDS LIKE HER.��� Tena  McLeod, Severn Bridge, wrltec: "I owe a  debt of gratitude to DK. THOMAS' EC-  LECTRIC OIL for curing iuc of a severe  cold that troubled me nearly all last winter." In order to give a quietus to a  hacking cough, take a dnse of DR.  THOMAS' ECLECTR10 OIL thrice a  day, or of toner if the cough spells render  It necessary.  Cnnttona.  A woman's reproductive  organs arc in the most intense and continuous sympathy with her kidneys.  Theslightestdrsorderintho  kidneys brings about a  corresponding disease in  the reproductive organs.  Dodd's Kidney Pills, by restoring tho kidneys to their  perfect condition, prevent  and cure those fearful disorders peculiar to women.  Pale young girls, worn-out  mothers, suffering wives  nnd,women entering- upon  the Change of Life, your  best friend is  s  J  ml .vju^  Customer- I want a can of baking powder,    (tot some?  Storekeeper���Horry I can't let yon have  any. There's only one can left, and I  (i'.n't want to urn ont of it.���Chicago  News.  A St. Louis genius has a scheme for  drying: snow and selling it to the natives  for sail.  When locomotives and children get  on the wrong track it takes a switch  to get them back.  K--if^x1-. -~  -W "m" ���'  pt~~*  euS-OiRl>.v -!&  IT WON'T HEAT.  "Docs your steam heater heat"your  nature in doing its wor k.   The proprietors have j fiat on a, cold dp,3' ?" 0  ��.,_.,,_....,. ......      , ^.���* *i,���_      "Naw,  it won't even heat it on a  so much faith m it? curative powers that they  offer One Hundred Dollars for any ca.se that it  fails to cure.   Send for list of testrmoniais.  Address,      F. J. CHENEY & Co., Toledo, 0.  Sold by Druggists, 75c.  Halls Family .tVills are the best.  THEY WATCH HER EAT.  ' .Mouse���Oh. dear, oh. dear! I've eaicu  ro much"! can't net into my doorway.���  .New V01 k .luiirmil.  Preparations are being made to  work the seam of coal which was recently disco\ered in the environs of  Paris. The coal lies 3 30 feet below  the sea level.  <&#&&&&&&&&&&&&&&?&$&&&&$  BANKERS AND |  BROKERS. ... I  362 MAIN ST., WINNIPEG |  Stocks and bonds bought, sold  ana -|  carried   on   margin.    Listed o:  1       mining stocks carried ��  &&&&&&&&&&&&&&��  Osler.HaiiflM&MBi  BROKERS, ETC.,  Dominion Bank Building, Winnipeg  Money lent at lowest rates.  '   Stocks and bonds bought and sold.  Railway  and  other farm lauda i��  Manitoba and N. W. T. for sal��.  Maps and  folders sent on application.  G.vlt coal from Lethbridgo.  Prices quoted to all railway points.  <^^<y<jt ^^��^v��p"v^��pS^i^<gf v^V*?^^"?  Vnd Tims  Decide  WJietlier She Will  Make n  Good   Wife.  Of all the strange customs of foreign  nations those that strike us to be most  peculiar are the marriage customs of the  Russian peasants. It is the aim of every young peasant to acquire for himself a-wife that will be a suitable aid  both in the field and in tlie kitchen, and  I:* leaves the choice to his parents. The  beauty of the young lady and her taste  of. dress aud furniture are little considered, but instead tho dispatch with  which she can perform her daily'duties,  and in the following peculiar way her,  ability in that line is obtained:  - The parents of the young man decide  that a certain young lady would make a  suitable mate for him. They say nothing  about the matter to any one, but on some  evening they will drop around unexpectedly to the prospective bride's home and  will stay for supper. During the meal  they will keep a close watch on -the  young lady., If she eats fast, she will  .perforin her work speedily; if she goes  neatly and cleanly, about her plate, she  will perform her work neatly and cleanly; if she does not talk much, she will  work and not talk and prove a faithful  atitl obedient wife to her husband; if she  prefers rye bread to white, she will be  satisfied with her lot; if she does uot  gaze and stare nt the visitors', she will be  a wife that will not continually pry into  her husband's business and if she immediately proceeds to clean up the dishes  after the meal she will bring prosperity  to her Im.-band aud will be economical  with his money.  Thus the fate of the young couple is  decided. Should she prove satisfactory  to the yuiiu�� man's parents by the above  mentioned actions the parents stay after  supper mill close, the bargain with the  you 11c lady's patents over a bottle of  good vodka.  A most peculiar thing about the marriage ceicinoiiy is the fact that when tho  couple enter the church both groom and  bride make a dash for the platform, on  which is the pulpit. !t is believed that  the one whose toot touches the platform  lust will live tin* longer and that the  children will take after that one iu size,  health nii-I beauty.  The festivities last three days, durin?  which all friends and 1 datives celebrate  a hi.Iiday. The bride is adorned in a  bandana of the biightcst hue and with  ribbons of all colors and shades. The  irroom has a new fur hat and a skin  overcoat tied with a belt of brightest red.  The marriages generally take place in  the full, alter the harvest has been gathered.  Is there anything more annoying than  havl.ng your corn stepped upon? Is there  anything more delightful than getting  rid of 3tJ Holloway's Corn Cure will do  it.    Try lb and bo oouvincod.  warm  day.  UNEXPECTED.  He���Will you go on a long tandem  Tide with me"?  She���Oh, darling, this is so sud-  ��ea.  MMMM��MIMl^V.iag��n^^  tgawBiBarewa^  MLU^WBMa-gBM^MiifflBBBBa  Not for a year, but for a lifetime.  Watches that may be banded from  father to son���heirlooms.  The movement of a " Ryrie "  Watch is as nearly perfect as  possible, and yet, it's net expensive.  That is why it has brought to our  store so many buyers who are particular about accurate lime.  . Let us send von our root  Cntalogi-.e, showing the  nranystvles ot solid jjolif,  fine gold filled, silver aid  gun 111 e t h I " Rv 1 ie- "  watches in both ladies  and gentlemen's srzcs>.  The "Ryrie" Monogram Watches  are particularly attractive.  Yonge and Adelaide Sts.,  DiAHORD HALL, Established 1054.  HOME   WORK.  We want Hi.* (services of a- number, of persons and faitiibes to do-knitting-for us at-  home, whole or si.are time. VV'c furnish Automatic Km.Ming .Machines free to share-,  holder-*, supply v urn free and pay for work  rw sont in. i/istance.no hindrance., You  can easily earn g'od wa^es. Write, as at  once. 1 ep . A., 'ihe People's Knitting Syndicate, Limited, Toronto, Can.  Jn Rotary motion  oand ball -bear-  Wheelers Wilson Mft. Co,  ing Sewing Machines-are K easier and-^faster  than :.rry vibrating machine - in-; the world.  Agents wanted. Apnly to J. IS. Brynes, General  Ajerrt, 855 Alain st., Winnipeg.  ���TYPEWRITERS���  All the Standard Machines, including the  latest models, bo h new and second-hand,  sold or rented anywhere. Ribbons,- Carbons,  Note Books. Pi m-i!-, Papers, etc Repairing  a specialty. Two experts emp'oyei. S.md  for Catalogue. THE NORTHWEST TYPEWRITER EMPORIUM, 383 Main Street,  Winnipeg.  Instruments, Drums, Uniforms, Eto.  EVERY TOWN  CAN HAVE A  BANH.  Lowest prices ever quoted. Fine catalogue  BOO Illustrations mailed free. Write as for any*  thine in Music or Musical Instruments.  Wialey Eoyce & Co., Tor^K;Sak  GREAT HEAL, ESTATE BARGAIN-  A Lot close to the C. T. 11. shops,  127x100, for Fifty .Dollars; ten dollars cash and balance ��3 per month.  Yoir cannot duplicate this; write today, to-morrow may be too late.  WALTER SUCKLING & Co., Real Estate Agents and Managers, Winnipeg."'  PVPDVROnV   who    Plants   a   Garden  l~. V /U��. >T D\JU J   -u-iu u,, Y Seeds, why not  Buy PERKINS' SEEDS  -TITIO   BEST.  1901   CATALOGUE    FREE.  J. M. PERKINS, Seedsman  WINNIPEG,   MAN.  (Trade Mark Registered November 24,1890.)'  Dr. Sanche aprees to take  instruments  back  vt half price if'parties using them are not ben-  -tttted after- using lor five weeks.  P. Free, Winnti�� r, says:   I have used "Oxyd-  nor"  for two   weeks for  Bronchitis and Oa-  nrrh of the Hi ad, and 1 feel   ike a new man.  Mrs. F. L. Cook, Winnipeg, says: 1 had suf-  'ered untold agonies lrom Brght's Disease, aud  it relieved me of Pain, and i 1 s x weeks 1 woa  aired.  Mr. W. Q Ellworthv, Winnipeg, says: I have  suffered foriM years vvith ariicuiar iheuma-'isni;  w i"-in hospital for 5 necks and used almost  every remedy, including mesmerism galvanism, electric I'elt, etc ' I have used Oxj donor  todays anil received more benefit than from  nythintr else.    '���.  Mrs.- Gngner.'Winnipeg, says: 1 have used it  heneiieially . with my family whenever sick,  ind it has cured me of severe Indigestion and la  ,'rippe.  Su'i-dealei-s wanted in every district. Address  Vm, T.-Gititans, Grain Exchange, Winnipeg.  Send for Booklets of grateful reports.  Manufactured by THOS. I.EE, Winnipeg.  '-Did you ever use Aeetvlene Gast  THE  ONTARIO  ACETYLENE   GAS   GENERATOR  Is the best, the only reliable, and tho moat  durable generator in Canada. Works automatically; requires no attention while working.  Tig Nortl-Fest Acetylene Gas Company,  312 Princess St'., Winnipeg, Man. Agents Wanted  McCnllocb --ft Boswell  manufacturers of  the McOulloc'h  Racing and Hockey Skates, have removed  from 210 McDermott St. to 189 Lombard St.,  opp, Mclntyre Bit., Winnipeg. ;  Catholic Prayer -^SS^&^  nlaps, Religious Pieturcs, Statuary, and Church  Ornliments, Educational Works. ail orders receive prompt attention, jj, ft j, satliier& co^MontreaJ  W. N. U    306 <gS3��l^,l,��i��^*��i����^>SJam������M^^  ���-.'I  jj  s3  MM  *       W  1  ���% f  ' i'Jf.  <';  . t.  I   >     >   !  Married VI lirle Up a Tree.  When the    minister   and   the   two  "   lovern, who were having a. til'}", wc-re a]l  feed by an anjjry bull, there' followed  T.e    queerest ' 'wedding    on   record,  .'hailu*    Ban irii    and    Ins   yv^octheari,  ".Jin ma Swimmer, left their" home   near  . lontroM-, a town not far from Su.-qm -  ���1.11111H. JJa , one evening-recently' to go  . iver lo Great Bend to'at tend the w�� tiding of one o.f 'their friends.'   'Charlie,  whs feeling a little Jjiny  that  evenimj  and liis attention to other "girls - whom  ���1 hey met put,   Emma   enf 'no   much  that when the ti-me came to 'go   home  the pair were on very poor terms with,  ouch other.   'The   minister' aceompa-  ��� .lied them, but it was a pretty   quiet,  and on the part of the lovers, a decidedly sulky  party, '���  ���    On the way -liorr.o   .tb.ey" crossed   a  field that was pre-empted   by   a bull  ������otedfor   his   ugly   disposition.    The  'mil soon let   thpm   know   that   they  ���vere trespassers, and'when he-charged  Mown on LI} cm all   three   scudded    for  the trees.    Charlie was in the lead and  the minister covered the rear.    Charlie  'also was the firs-tup the'tree,   but   the  .minister waited until'lie had   boosted  "���tip Euini a   before   ho''nought   snfoty.  . 'Once up there' oyury one began to-feel  'so   much   better   that,   in   spito    of,  'Charlie's haste to lend   the retreat,   a  -       .i  'reconciliation vvas'eOoete'.) on the snot  -  -  ���or rather on tlie   boughs.    Suddenly  "it occurred to one of thorn that here  was a chimctf t'o'have a record breaking wedding, and then an 'there Lite  'marriage cei-'iifiny was performed  'Pretty soon Ihe owner of the hull came  along and drove t'le animal nwav,  when the liberated party went at once  ( *       i     ��        i  .to the home' ol the bridegroom to makp  t/Omt  ��Y  0. K.  SCHJMAXSKX,  merry,  �� ' ' K"ot Plowiiie;,   .  ' ������     -    ',   r>  Tom���you should not bo'so sarcastic.  ���Why, that old man has Hhe   mill;   of  -human kindness.  Rose���Is that so?   Well;  condensed.  it  must   be  Assessment  wor|f Ooinrncfs Toifojij  Parties wishing to ljaye 'assessment  .work done on claims in the yicjnity pf  Moyie, will cjo well to consult gi write  Ah'fi undersigned, for terms'.' Work  ���left in my care will bo -promptly attended to, 'and' satisfaction will be  guaranteed.  ���S. A." SCOTT.  4_ Deep Mystery.  It isa mystery why women endure  Backache, Headache, Nervousness,  . Sleeplessness, Melancholy, Fainting  and 'dizy,y spells when thousands 'have  proved that Electric Bitt'ers will quickly cure such troubles. "I suffered for  ���years with kidney trouble," writes Mis.  Phebe Cherley, of'Peterson, la., ������and'  a lame hack pained nic so I could not  dress myself, but Electric Bitters  wholly cured me, and although 73  years old, I now am able to do all my  .housework." It overcomes Constipation, improves appetite, gives perfect  health. Only 50c at P. D. Hope'e  drug store  Hslcyoii Jfcit Springs.  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Elmer.  50   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  S^^HS^   Trade Marks  sSffif-lr  -       Designs ,  FTTt^   ,  Copyrights &.c.  /.nvonc sending a sketch j-nd description may  ouloitlv uscertnln oUr opinion free .-whether an  invention if probabiy patentable. Communications strictly confident Inl. Handbook on Patents  sent free. Oldcff aisonoy for socurrnp patents.  ratents taiccn -tiir'iuuh. Munn-ic Co. receive  special notice, without, clmrtre, in the  ' ~entific J..��>..*������  A handsomely illustrated iveoirly. I.nrccst circulation of any scientific .journal. Terms, $3 a  vear   fnu- months, ifL  Soldbyall newsdealers.  " . J S Cb.36,Broadwa^ew York  Brupch Office, 025 F St., WasUiDKton, D. C.  tneiican<  "No, tnie is not the story of herfirsi  attempt to ridej but is "my story of an  attempt to teaoh her io ridi*. ���  "She, was . a'-sweet'-pieter, tvaa this  maiden, a sweet sister of'Joflm Jones*',  when she came to mc one evening just  ns old Sol wat hiding "his fire-red visage  back of the Tr-eeis in the far west, and  asked me in an entrancing-, apologetic  way ii 1 wouldn't assist her in her bicycle 'practice, ''as Brother John' has a  pressing engagement,'and can't be with  oie, and, anyway, he says you-know  more about, bicycling- than he does.'  "Say, just, then I coirJd have hugged  John 'Jones, and his sister, too, for fhnp  .mnfter, but John, was jjot there, aaid'as  for his Bister���well, T'di'd not dnre.  "Miss Jones hod been the possessor oi  a bicycle about t<hree days, and as we  wended our way side by aide    to  her  '��� home to get the steed of 'ste-el she informed  mc trial," shtf'was doing   'jtist  lovelj'.'   And'she also ventured there-  mark  that she  actually believed she  could ride alone, only ehegot'so terribly  frightened.   '   ,       .   -,r, ���       ,      "'���',,  "When we arrived at Miss Jones' home  .slnv excused hereolf for a few minuteB,.  , saying she wished to dp�� an api>ropriate  costume;' an.-l w'hpii a^'g e'nxsrge.1 from  ,tho house a little'lateif,' elad'in "a nWt-  fltting-garb 'of'the bloomer type and  Icadirfg a diamond-frame machine, why.  it simply took my breath away.   Oil,  but she looked chipper, chic nnd debonair, nnd my heart'Veaa at once eroit-  Mn with her, though. I-'elwnys had a pe-  cnlJnrly sympathetic feeling for her.  She cfcrtainly was the' most beautiful  and sweet morfifll of femininity it had  been my plensurfe to guise upon. .There  was no doubt about, this",' this lesson  would he exrrcmely-tat.iresting'.  There  would be no skirts to get entangled in  thn Avheels and chain and to bother her  in her a-wkward m'anlpulationH of the  same, and the "tim6"��pent in teaching  her to properly manage the steed would  surely be just so Ion? q i4mu of un-,  qlleyed pleasure1,  '"Miss Jones and' I walkx/tt" to a street  seldom traveled aftsi?'rundown f��oad the  vivvlk ovc-r tije.'isx^scr/^ibs;  u'lQrvWghe  rntijvs ya�� fin fteiscdir^Jy whoriono,' We  Hvdv^) fit- oiiv pf4''ii^iiv��;, "TJip first  tiling was to fjinuyv- H��V liow to mount  and this was A siuaa'i). '2 had assiatod  many young ladies in their efforts, to  master' tihe bicycle but ail of them rode  drop frame machines And they all wore  skirts.    This  case w'tji  far  different.  However, 1" got on amd off the'wheel,  using the step, .'man.-fafihion,' and explained to her 'in detail every sueceed-  ing movement.   Then Miss Jones tried  iu    First I firmly grasped the handle  bar with one hand, holding the frame  in front of the saddle with the other,  ifiss Jones reached over my arm, took  hold of the grips, put her right. fooVon  the .step, made a lunge-for the sa'ddle���  and kerflop, we both   landed   on   the  hard   rood. .. I was   underneath,    the  vUieel made up the second layer of tfhe  pile,  while Miss Jones sat,' not   .too  gently, on top of the whole.   I thought  one of the hand'le bars had punctured  rny sidexand that I was swallowing a  'hetrogenous   mass  ofc bicycle  spokes,  good solid clay and rubber tires.   Miss  Joues did not get oft the heap at all but  sait there half sobbing, half laughing,  and said she hoped I "was not injured,  that she was so sorry, etc.    With an  almost horculaneati effort I rolled from  ���my position under the wheel and its  fair, but heavy burden, aitd after puJl-  ing myself together, gave Miss Jones  my hand and helped her to her feet.   I  inquired if she were hurt but ehe rejoicingly hiformed me that, she: came  out un-icathed and was ready for another trial.  "I was not much injured���no���btit  whatever thoughts I had- had of spending an enjoyable evening were rudely  dispelled from my mind, No, I was not  injured, but I could almost swear that  one of Hie pedals of that machine had  cut out a few square inches of my shin  bone and I imagined I could feel it  dangling about my ankle.- I was also  aware of the fact that tjiere were several  non-repairable punctures in my trons>-  ers and mat my anatomy was bruised  and sore in more places thain I could  enumerate in a three-page article.  "To tell the truth I was not at all  anxious to continue the demoralizing  lesson, as I was sure that this experience would bo the death of me- but I  wouldn't for an instant think of telling my fair companion that I had to  give -up.  ���'No! she should be the first to say it  was time to postpone the practice'until  another day.   I waa in hojjes the wheel  was in^suoh condition, a.fter,tho hard  fall, that it would be impossible to use  it, but outside of a few scratches, it  came out of the tumble as did itsowner  ������not in the leant damaged,  _"\V>1I. ���wp tried  tvho mounting- business over again, and this time I was  prepared for the shock and she did land  | on the saddle most beautifully.    After  , I had  balanced the seemingly uncon-  j tTollable wheel and told her to got ready  | for the start off, she said to mo that she  i could ride fairly well now that she was  , on and if 1 would just take hold under  | the back of the saddle and follow her in  | that way she thought she could pedal  1 forward  very well.    I did as she told  me and after giving the wheel a slight  '��� piiih she moved off.   Ye��, she went'it  ! alone all right.   All I had to do was to  1 follow her.    At first she went slowly,  ' at what you would call a dog-trot, then  - she. increased her speed.   And still all  ', I had to do was to follow her!  :     "As we were booming merrily onward,  i she_ on the bicycle and I on foots she  asked mc if I rlicln't.,think this most  I exhilcrating sport.   Of course, I said it  was.    Then she_ said she enjoyed it so  much that she would continue on this  same  course  until  she became tired,  when she would dismount, and after a  hioted po hue that 1 Bpmetimes became  fatigued, she ���would -have been going  yet.-'-'But she'did final'ly stop.'sfaffc in  shijer exh;iu.stioai-I feJJ to- the roadside*  and -when. I had .tim^'to' recover my  breath and look' about;'us I^fouud <w��  were away out. ia .the country, vatj|  least three miles from.''liomei'' She sat  down.; a t -the rondside,- a little .way- from  me,..'Then. she.,talkedt.-       :  - . .���   .  "She dilated' upori- th'e beauties of  the 'summer's csyening, .the nrulti-col-  ,ored foliage of the' trees, the irridescenl  clouds  which loo-ked'Tike rare jewels  hung in the western: skies,, as-the rays  of the-no-w obscured-stincastindescrib1  able glittering 'lima over them.   But  poor me, my body and mind were racked  with' pain, and.l did not appreciate bur  surroundings."' After the fall then the  unusual exercise, erery   muscle   and  nerve in my body'seemed to tingle with  electric shocks'.-* I was'just about done  up and when I would! think of the return journey mj heart would nearly  bound from, its**natural and best location.   Every breath I took seemed to be  drawing hiujo chunks of solid air'into  my lumgs, instead-"of 'the pure, country  atmosphere which I was actually talcing into my ey-atem.  0[- was tired, s6re  and   disgusted  with  everything, even,  with tho' maiden at my side, whom, I  now thought one oi the ugliest, most  uninteresting ptjrsonfr it had liceii, my  mlsto-minc, tjf'iUe^j:.' �� wast thinking,  thiaking deeplyj'thl'i.ilj.bg some, things  ,1 would not dare tiunlcViloiuVwhcn I  'was suddenly brought to my senses by  my fan* companion saying;' ;vVell, I'm  ready.'    Bo wtia ��I-~I had to be, qnd I  nt one�� arose 'and grabbed up that  wheel.   Of course, before I could start  her. honiewarddt was first necessary to  get her on to the bicycle, and 1 trembled as I thought of the task before me.  This  time Iubraced myself against n  fence  and  held onto that wheel like  griin-visaged death,-and   when   Mjes  Jones boarded it in really artistio style,  I was greatly pleased.   I started her off  gentiy and then took hold of the Baddle  again, prepared' to trot homo back of  the young ladylike hT^'ogr following its  master.    I was congratulating myself  upon the lit/tie froub'ld experienced m  getting her started, wh^n the front  \vh-aei oMhe b&pj'o $>$$& to wplftlo.  rani ahtifjl w$ttt>H4Cri?jiftnflltf bin'into  a fence, Luckily, I was on th a opposite  aide of th6 wheel and p.iiilJng terrifically  at the nigh handle-bar J got it and its  burden again perpendicular. .Thie time  I aisked her if she were injured, and  showing me an aw-ful-ly.bruised hand,  she bravely replied, 'a little, but .it's im-  matexial,-' Why, the ��kin was scraped  off the whole side of her hand, but she  bore it like a heroine. And right here  I wish to say that I began to think just  a wee little bit more of Miss Jones than  1 had while we were aittingattberoadr  -���side a way back.  '  -"Once again, she started homeward  and by the way she pumped'an.d'pushea'  those pedals I know she was mad about  that accident, and as she gained speed,  I also began to realize that my powers of  endura-Qce would give out ere long, unless she reduced her gait. A t last I had  , to give up but I said nothing to her. I  let her guide on homeward, as \ thought  she would -soon! notice my absence and  then would either dismount or fall off, I  cared not which. Butshe went on and I  gradually lost sight of her in the darkness that was growing upon'the face of  the earth. I was glad that she had gone  and I leisurely clinabed upon a rail fence  at the roadside and sat there meditating. I was mad- clear through and the  more I meditated the angrier I got. But  at last it dawned upon me that it was  not the proper thing, for me to be sitting upon a wayside fence and leave a  young lady to take her own way home  after nightfall. Horror of horrors! suppose she had fallen from her bicycle  and at this very'instant'was lying in  the road, possibly with a broken leg  or injured in some other way so as to be  unable to move. Suppose a team of  spirited horses were approaching and  tlie driver could not see that prostrate  form and ran over it, Ugh! the very  thoucrht made my blood run cold. 1  jumped from the'fence and started in  the direction in which Miss��Jones had  gone. I walked along slowly, but as  more horrible possibilities came to my  mind I went faster until at last I was  running as fast as I could, but even then  I thought -I was going at a snail's pace.  Half a dozen' times I imagined I saw  Miss Jones on the ground ahead of me  but always found it to be but a hallucination of my wild and disordered brain.  I did finally reach town and because I  bad not found Miss Jones lying on the  road in a pool of blood I was sure that  she had been spirited away or kidnapped. '  'T rushed to tho home of her parents.  Tier brother John was sitting on tlie  porch smoking a horribly rank stogy  and when I excitedly asked.him where'  his sister was he looked at me as t hough  he considered me a lunatic. I implored  him to tell me, for the love he bore his  sister.  "lie looked at me again, then slowly  turned his eyes toward the side of the  house. My eyes followed his, and there  Miss Jones stood, cool and collected  with a heavenly smile on her face, and  how beautiful she looked. But I fell  to the ground in a dead faint and when  next I realized anything I was in ray  own room at home, with my dear mother at my bedside. I looked at her ques-  tioningly, and then said: 'Mother, how  many weeks have I been ill?' She  looked frightened, then answered:  'Why, my rlearson. vou'vebeen herebu'  KATES  k.1*: iO< TT1T   Y^Tn^T"?0-l 'a.  NEW STORE  .NEW ST011JS.  SKATE  A complete ^ine  of Hockey an��  piu}) skates, AJ-  sokockey Sticks,  iiow in stock.  SPECIAL   CLOTHING  SALE.  H For the iie?:t teii days we will offer our S  >< Entire stock of l^fn's. ancl Boys' Clothing g  i at great reductions, Our $$ock is large h  i and well assorte^. Call and Satisfy your- h  I sulfas' to price arid quality." " 'AK~l    \        f\  Tinomithing  aud   plumbing in, connection.  ���VtOYIE'S 'LEADING .HOTKL,  JCOOIf 6.T THESE l��KlCOIiS.  $22.0rf-"MEN'S ^Ifl'JTB #6k; $17.50  1-C.75  33.00  12150  11.50  *��>,5Q  7.50  13.00  ���0.75  '���8.56  :a'o6  T��.:75  '5.50  ��*w  The host of nccommodnlioufc  for the traveling public  McMahon Bros., ^r.op^.  ��. large assortment of men's tweed pants fl  from'$1.8g'to $&.OO.p-?r pair, ^   v~: -; fl  ' ��� !'"  ""     .yoyi-ts forVvvlue, "   '$  STQKE3 AT gilA.NWH.OOE' A��D  MQYfB'.  ,,       ' ,  t ���    ' < 11 1 ���;     j '     >. >     > 1; ��� 1   m ,,  usmess  ,.TQ8B��Hf,,STI5XPERS'liAPT? Frop,  Lager boei'.eold by tjio }U% 0? floison  bottlep.  , Owing to a contemplated change in bpeinesp 1  will ool)  tho  balance "of'my ite-n'd.SuOsrEAtlts/rvree'd and  Fa'ricy Vests,  "'sto.,,ntgreailv redpeed p user's. . ���   ���    .   '   _"  ' '"  3Iy groceries are fresh'and good, an J will bo closed   out-  ' '     at a g"reit't''fediiction also/' ' *'    ;   ,       -i   '     * , ���    "'  ' ' . This opportunity won.'t' Jaot long; -Move quickly and'  -. take'advrtntage of it," ��� "'/     -    _ *        :/,     * '\  The Sujy"S^r^at the Bupy Corner, /  '��� :' a *' ' '' V. R MAHAFFY.  Bottled Beer  in Stock. t .:,  Oiitside Orders Given Strict Attention  S, J. WHITQOMB  House "painter, Rrainer,  glnzier and paperhanger.  All work, on perfect surface guranteed. Prices ac  cording -to. Quality and  stock required    ��� '       '  Moyie, B, Q,  CHAS. P.  CAMPBELL,  Funeral Director  f^d  Embalmer.  Graduate of Champion College ot the  United States. .Upholstering and general furniture repairing. Office and  store, Aiken's block, n9ar Canadian  Bank.of Commerce. Telegraph and  mail orders promptly attended to.  Cranbrook,  B. C.  8>  WILDEY L0D3E NO. U.  Meets every Monday evening in their  hull on Victoria etr/?et. Sojourning  Odd Fellows cordially invited.  vv. u. Sinn, ;*.c.  11. L. HOI.I.ISTE11, TJ^E^'?.  FjttANlC D1KBV, R.   S.  J. SI. USDBA.T?f jF. ��.  Moyie   Miners1   Union  Meets in McGregor hall every Tuesday  evening.     Sojourning    member^    are  cordially invited to attend.  '       ' * �� . '' ~  H. H. Dl>iOGK,        ' P. T. SMY.TH,   '  (, ,  President. Secretary.  . MclNN  *,   -I    _*        -  Meats, and Poultry  For the Holidays.  Moyie Board of Trade  Meets in  tho Moyie school  bouse on the first Wednesday  evening of each month at  S o'clock sharp.  fc J. P. Fakkplj,, Prcs.  A. P. Macdonalp,    Lewis Thomson,  Vice-Pres. -       " Sec'y.  We are better .prepared than ever (0*  serve the people of South Lust Koole-  nay in our l;ne. �� '  The best   of  areata, ��� Tyxkoys,   Chiokonj  "Oiicks, rinli, and.Oysters.  See the annual.display,  t o  6H0PS   AT  Moyie'   '' ���    .  Fort-Steele  Cranbrook Forme Wardner  nUV  YORSELF  A  CANADIAN PACIFIC  and Soo Line.  A Pointer.  For Your Eastern  Trip,   is to See that  Your Ticket Reads via  CANADIAN    PACIFIC  First-Class   Sleepers   on   All   Trains  St. Eugene  International.  BAKBER SHOP AND  "    ' BATH BOOMS.    -  W, R. STONE, Prop.  St. Eugene Mine, Moj ie B. 0  from   llevelstoke   and Kootenay Ldg.  TOURIST   CARS.  Pass Dunmoro Jot daily for St.  Paul, Saturdays for Montreal and  Boston, Mondays and Thursdays for  Toronto. Same cars pass Revustoke  onc day earlier.  TRAINS   DEPART.  8:51   for   Kaslo,   Nelson,     Rossland,  Slocan   and     boundary     points,  Revelsloke, Main .Line and Pacific  Coast.  DRY GOODS, BOOTS AND  SHOES. LADIES AND  GENTS       FURNISHINGS.  Call and inspect our clothing.  The most up to date  stock in  c  town.  MOYIE, B. C.  J. J. MURPHY   & CO.'S  STORK, MOYIE, B. C.  d. a.  JOII-v 'BARBEK,   D,.i.I>._ fl>.   I��  Office and Residence    CRANBROOK.  grapny  15:09 for Moose Jaw    'P'-andon," Win-  .1 it'-.'  brrj'.  fni:",  tbf ;  ;i:-l-'  I  For Sale.���A six room home and  lot in Lake Shore addition. For particulars apply at this office.  nipeg, etc. and all Eastern   points  connec-ling at Maclcod for Calgary  Edmonton, etc.  Apply for Rates, Maps, Time Cards, Tickets and  : Full Information to^N'earust Local  Agent,  E. J. COYLE,  A.G. P. A., Vaacover  G. Hillier. Agent. Moyie.  Christmas is coming. Get  your pictures taken to send  home. PREST, the photographer, will visit Moyie on  each Saturday. Flashlight  pictures taken at the Moyie  or at your room or house.  Leave your orders at otice.  No time to delay.  Prest & Co.,  '  Photographers,  Cranbrook,     Moyie,     Fort Socio  'Will Visit Movie on .  Tuesday antl Wednesday.  Prices Given  and^ Orders  Taken on  Everything  in the Printing-  Line at the  i'U  iw'fj  fs-vl  1 j   ' * Si  f<-*'  �����Wt:V!^i*^3WS9��!r,���^V


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