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 asr  MOYIE, B. C,  SEPTEMBER 22. 1906.  a'-  Our Watch '  -repairing, is-  Ihor oughly  and   prom- -  ptly-'done,';' -  , at the drugstore,..*  is our agent.-'    -- '  W.H. WILSON, Cranbrooir.     }    **���.��� '���  -Vv  $2 A-YEAR,  Are what are wanted���reliable shoes are what  we sell.   We have for ncarly> eight years studied'  the shoe trade in ,l\Joyie, and don't you think avo  -ought to know just where to buy, how to, buy and  what kind to buy?. -,   '  We buy from the maker/who backs up the  . quality, of the shoe.   And when'we say the shoe is  a "good un," it is���or hold out your hand for the  .cash refund.  E. K. POWER &  UGHrco  To Build-Plant on the  .St. Mary's.  LOG All NEWS.  MINING STOCKS^as-sz^  ...   North Star,  Sullivan," ' ''  ,.        ' International Coal, Nicola Coal,  v      .    Rambler Caribou.   _ -    *y  . All the above stocks are on the rise and wo recommend them for*  a sure profit.'   Get In .when the prices am low.       ' -  -    Writers for quotations at once'or wire at our expense.  3-  Beale &  Bead Office  QBANUKUOIC  MOYIE, a. c.<  DON'T FORGET  S to go to the right place when wanting vegetables.  Carrots, Beets Turnips, Parsnips,  Onions,    Cabbage   and Potatoes.  All fresh and soiind and prices right  AT -   -a- "  FITCH'S  MOYIE'S   LEADING *HOTEL.  Hotel Kootenay  The best of accommodations  for the Traveling Public, ���.  Large and Commodious Sample Booms.      *    Billiard Rooms,  McMAHON BROS, Proprietors.  ��� ���: i  <f  G. B. C/'   CORSETS  !  .������#+-  - We'have secured these cor6e��s for  Moyie, and wo'uld like- to have the  ladies' opinion of them. We havo  them in styles  and   -sizes   to   fit  all  ..figuros at prices ranging from 75cts to  "$2.50. '  Let us show them to you.-  E. A. HILL  9  THE   LEADING   LADIES' AND MEN'S   EURNISHER.  1    Imperial Bank of Canada.    f  SAVINGS DEPARTMENT. f  ���Mnmnwiiri-rTf-rigiTT*1 "���"���mm\���n " .nr*"*���**^���"���- __"  Qepoeifsof $1.00 or upwards "received.               - *  -   "    There is no��better investment than a Savings             <i  ��� Bank deposit.          ; '                          , jj  Once opened it grows whether added to or . not. j]  -   .   Interest   allowed at  current   rates   and, compounded twice a year,"  CRANBfcOOK BRANCH.  Work  Will Probablv Commence this Fall  on the.  Pro jeot,  The E i3t Kootenay Pu-ver & Light  Co. Ltd , will probibly cbmmRnce the  construction ot their plant this fall.  The Loader hag it from a Reliable  source tb it suoh is the inlenii m of-  the company, and in view of this they  are already looking for contracts to  furnish power and light to the different mines and towns m tho district.  - Tho site or tho proposed plant is-on  the St Mary's river ono nirle above  the town of Marysville. It- is said to  be ihe only suitable site on the river  for such a plant. A sub-itation will'  be built at Cranbrook at an estimated,  cost of $7,000. One-line will be run to  the Sullivan mine, another to Fort  Steele and another to Moyie. Tne  total length of the pole line ivill be  nearly -17 miles. No. 8 copp3r wire  will be uael. The plant will start  with 2,500 horse power,  Hsrinot & Burwell, engineers ��� of  Vancouver, Lave recently made a further'report and haye completed all of  the plans, blue prints*, etc., .for the  plant.  The capitalization of the,- company  is $250,000, with shares of a par value  or $1 each. The promoters' stock is  all sold, and no treasury stock is being  offered for sale. The directors of the  company are Chas. A. MaeKay, J. A.  MacDonald, John. D. Kay, Jtobt.  Campbell, of Moyie, and Leander Shaw  of Vancouver.  The Nelson Fair-  As each year goes by an improvement can be seen in Nelson's "Fall Fair.  The exhibits are becoming larger and  better, and one mu3t visit the fair in  person to appreciate the resourses and  "productiveness ot the Kootenay  country. The fair management had  everything in"ahip shape" when the  doors were throwu,6pen and there was  not tho hammering and sawing usually  hoard on the opening days of such  fairs. Nelson is a nice cfeau city to  ���Jisit and her hotel accommodations  are excellent. The Nelson fair will  increase in popularity and usefulness  with each succeeding year.  Back From Cobalt,  "Billy" Hannahan is back from Cobalt, and if what he says is true, "he  will nbver go there any more'," Billy  saya there are six properties in the  camp working about 250 men in ail-  but that the existing conditions are  not as good as those to be found iu tho  mining camps of the west. Pete Cor-  rigan, he says, will also return to  Moyie in a short time.  A. Ayres reUvpeJ from "Spokane  yesterday, ���. - ' . ,  ���*ScoUy''.Hume'->n 1 Billy KVa*t are  wr,a't NelsouY'-i,'  '  O. .J. Johnson^ was in Cranbrook  Wednesday;  ,���*." %y  Thos. Rider was' up from Pincher  Station the first bf-the week.  Dan McKay and Chas. McDonald,  left Wednesday for the Bulkley valley  country.  Tom Cameron is now in Burke,  Idaho, and is working on the jigs in'  tho Hercules mill./  / Miss* Lulu Crowe nnd her 'little  bro.ther Teede wore in Nelson this  wojk tD attend the fair.   \  Goo. Adamson is up from Nelson  d )ing some ^i\'3onry work . in tie  ���boiler rooms "at the St. Eugene.       * '  Peter Genelle.'one of the big lumber*  msn of West Kootenay, was in town  this week.      . ^  T. E. Schmibt and wife have- mbved  to Coeur d'Alene city; Idaho? and will  'make their home there. '  Sam Miller and wife left Creston  Thursday for Vancouver and an extended trip to San-Francisco.  G, T: McGregor waa'dowii to Cranbrook Thursday to attend the regular  meeting of the Masonic lodge. i  Key. J. P. Westman was up Irom  Cranbrook Thursday 'to attend "lo a  little business in the matrimonial line.  Rube Scott, Jack Gavanaugh and  Miss Mary Miller left yesterday for Spokane to attend tbe Interstate fair.  J. A. Haryey was up from Cranbrook this week, and was probably the  busiest man in _Moyie  while  he  was  bete.  ���   ' i  Miss Maude. Bole'h and Miss Peterson left Wednesday for Spokaue, where  they will remain fof; the. winter and  altPnd the Blair business college.  * Father Choinel wishes to announce  that he will be obliged to delay his  regular visit to Moyie uutil Sunday  Sent. 30Ch. \ '   .   -  Henry Smith, the barber, returned  Monday frorn.SDokane.and was accom  panied by Miss   Altri^.Pearson, who  has como here to work in his *shop.  Mrs. Goupill left Sunday for Kamloops, where sho took three of her  grand children, Mildred, Marcedies  and Irene Genelle, to attend the convent. ^*  Ed Desaulnier returned Wednesday  -from Montreal where he wont to see  his children who are attending school  in that oity. He was away for a little  over a.mouth."  It is reported that J. P. Hennessv,  who at one timo was a shiftboss at the  St. Eugene mine, has struck it iijh in  Tonapah and is now wealthy. Tht-  Leader hopes the report is true.     "  H. Cameron, of the Moyie dai^*, has  been meeting with somo bad luck-  lately. Within the past two weeks  five of-bis cattle"on-the Swansea-range  have been killed by the C. P. R. trains  Dr. Hugh Watt, the -pioneer doctor  of-Tiast Kootenay, and one of tho prin  cipal promoters of the Kootenay Central railway, was out to Moyie this  week to meet his many friends and  enjoy a holiday.  'Frank and Willie Mohoney, who  left Moyio nearly a year ago with  tlie" Hooligan's Trouble Co., are how  iu Chicago and aro drawing big salaries doing vaudeville stunts. They aro  among the cleverest dancers in that  city.           A Creston Pioneer.  EpSgEZSBMMMB5'^^  Three   weddings  On8 Week,  in  ALL WILL LIYfi IN MOYIE  and.  \  J. F, M. PINKHAM, Manager.  A COUPLE OF PAIR  of new ifsousera. will help out your  wirdrobe wonderfully. Thoee little,  worn coa's and vests only need the  right trousers to make them into good  serviceable suits.  LET US MAKE  YOU  a pair or two, We have some new  pattern-- that will go well with any  coat and vest Tbey will wear like  iron. They will be made lu our usual  modish and thorough manner. They  will cost you just about-aa much as  the ready made fellow would charge.  And oh, what a difference in fit and  looks.  tx*, xi* -Ar -Ai -At'-At -AzLsb& tir ���tfL&i-'&j&OT r.ixxj&zjsi7 Ws&-1i  C. A. FOOT  MOYIE, ' B. C  One Took   Place in Movie  and Two Were in Oran-  t brook.  Our First Car of  Six ' people, who will mako their  homes in Moyie, were made happy  this week. It was a record breaker fur  weddings.   .  CLAKK���WEDll.'  _ On Thursday, at the Methodist, Mr.  A. C. Clark of Moyie and Miss Agness  Webb of Oxford, England, wore united  in marriage by the>Rev. Ji~ P. Wost-  manof Cranbrook. Mr, Robert San-  day officiated a3 groomsman aud Miss  Edith Hawke as bridesman. The  Church pr-sented a bright appearance,  being decorated with evergreens aud  flowers. The musical part of the ceremony was suipjud Ly Mr. Aith r  Pickering. Iho church was nicely  tilled with spectators. After the ceremony the wedding party repaired to  the home of Mr. aud Mrs. -Marsden  where a convivial evening was spent  Mr. and Mrs. "Clark being the fir&t  couple married in tbe church; they  were presented with a bible: "���  Mr. Harry Sait and Miss Ada Barlow were married in Cranbrork yes-  terJay by Rev. Mr We'stman, and they  returned to Moyie today. They will  make their hume on Lake street,  where Mr. Sait, recently purchased a  house.- - -  ��� I'ZZETTE-GADDO.  . - ��*-  Mirried at the liospi.al chapel in  Crtnbrook.on September 21st, by the  Rev. Father Choinel, Mr. James  Pzzette of Moyie and .Miss Candido  Gaddo of Rossla.pd. A dancing pirty  was given at the Manhattan hotel last  evening in tlieir honor,  F. G. Little of,Creston came as far  east as Moyie yesterday. Mr, Little  is now a fire warden and it was in that  capacity he was hero. There have  been several bad fires in his district  this summer but he says they are now  under control. One of the recent losses was at Poison's sawmill site, near  McNeilly, when $7,000*worth of posts  te'egraph poles and piling were burned. Mr. Poison has suffered great loss  by the fire,  Mr. Little is a pioneer of pioneers.  He anil his old friend J, W, Dow  came to Creston 14 years ago and tjok  up land. They were ridiculed be everyone. ''Now look at the difference," he  says. "PJverybody has^ their eye on  Creston. Our xeputation Tor raising  fine fruit ond*- vegetables is spreading  far and wide." Mr. Little has not  been in Moyie since eight years ago,  when ho ��� was superintending the  building of the wagon ^road ,for tlie  C.r.R, " -"'..-.  ' Will. Arrive 'Next Week.,  We have liad several sample shipments' and"  find them fine,'mealy boilers, well shipped and .-in  prime condition to store for winter.  "Wo-have taken advantage of the fine weather  of the past week to-have them, dug and shipped, so  that they will be dry, free from clay,'and in. the   | '  best possible condition for storing for winter use.  ;" ?*;.*  Come and inspect a sample. Quality is (h-5  main thing. You will find that it-will pay you to  give us your order for your winter's stock.  r. i.,~J I  .jf  Y^y^u^^-iss^isi^^S^&S^im^ be*. !^w-wx*aBi!^^ -  .���-'I'I  GENERAL  NEWS  NOTES.  The provincial voters list will close  next Monday.  A 10 stamp mill w 11 be built at once  at Poplar dn the Buffalo property.  **Thursday, October'ISth, has been  appointed Thanksgiving day ia Canada". - .  In caso of a provincial election Dr.  Hall will bo a'candidaCe in- the... N.el-  sod riding.       ; * . ���-. > ���. -  {       - ' ���  * v-*'  A quadrille club has been organized  in Creston, and they will hold  weekly  dances in Speer's hall.  Still in Dispute.-  This week C. A. Foote received a  letter from the secretary of the Cranbrook celebration committee asking  him to give in the time lie took.at the  bose race in Cranbrook on Labor Dav  over his signature. Mr. Footo replied  that he.had already given his lime to  the judges, and reffered the committee  to some of the rules govering the race.  The rules referred to are 9 and 10 and  are as follows:  ���9=Judges and-limekeepcrs to-bc~ap-----~  pointed by competing  teams.  ��� 10-JUDGES   DECISION   TO  BE  FINAL.      The I. W. W.  A union of the Industrial Workers  of the_ World will bo organized in  Cranbrook ricxt Wednesday evening,  September, 26th^ Frank Duff will be  tbo instituting ofi'urr, and will be assisted by F. J. Smyth and Thos. E.  Kelly, tho preBideut and financial  secretary of tho Moyio I. W, W.  Mr. Duff lias been doing somo good  work iu tne field and finds the  laboring men ready and anxious to.  jion wherever he goes, lie i* working between Wardner and Creston.  Houston Not Dead-  A report gained circulation this  week that John Houston, ox-ni'iyor of  Nelson, had been killed in Ne\afn. A  letter receivod by Mrs. Houston from  a friend in Goldficlds told ot the finding of the body of a man of about tbe  same'height, weight and ago ns John  Houston, dead near a railway track,"  A later report says that Houslou io  alive and well and is at present staying iu Dinuha, California.  Westminster   Kxliibltloii.  For the above eveut the Canadian  Pacific Railway are quoting very low  round trip excursion r.ilea same being on sale Sept, 2Slh to Oct. 2nd guod  f.ir return p.issag3 till Oct. 11th.  Kate from Moyio if20 C"5, v D.iily  through sleepers are being operated  fro n Arrowhead, for berth reservations  on C-dumbia River -Steamers or Sleep r  apply lo local agonts or write.���J. S.  Crtur, D. P. A., N-ilaon, B. C.  The Kukanook is the oniy boat on  the Kootenay lakes that carries a piano  for the use of its passengers.  ���������. . i  J. A. Harvey, the'lawyer,* will have  a soite^of * oUices-In tlie new Fnlk-  Meroantile building in Cranbrook.  METAL   MARKET.  New .York���Bar  bilver, 6S'fccnlft.  Lead, $5.l5. ..5    . -:' '  London���Lead, :jC13-8j 91    ",   . *- ''  if  Mr: L. P. Sullivan, maclnno operator  on the Cranbrook Herald,  and  Miss  Hass were married   last Tuesday in  that city. . s  A rooming house to cost $2,000,000  and to accommodate 2,003 guests is  among the things talked ^about at  Seattle. "  So greatly has the coast trade grown  that it is now said that the C. P. E.  intends building a steamer even larger  than the Princess Victoria for that run.  There 13 an alarming prevalence of  typhoid fever in Spokane. - Health Officer Genoway declares that the fever  is due to Ihe use of impure water.  Wilbur Voliva has been chosen gon-  enal overseer by tbo people of Zion by  the overwhelming majority of 1911 to  0. This moans that Dowie is out of it,'  Odd Fellows from all parts of  Canada, the United Slates and Mexico,  ���villi a delegation from Hawaii, were,  gathered in Toronto this week to attend the 82ud session of the apveroign  grand lodge.  Sxtra guards havo been ordered to  vi-jilautly watch Stensland, owing to  the report that he intends to commit  suicide rather than to face tho angry  mob,-which ia sure to meet him on  hia arrival in Chicago, unhas ho is  Burreplitously brought into tho city.  F. W. Kiu?, president of the 150,000  club of Spokane, has sent through tlie  Leader an invitation to the citizens of  Moyie to attend the first annual ejrand  carnival ball to bo given by the 150,000  club in the grandstand of the Interstate fair grounds Spokane, on the  night of Sopt. 2-lth. Tho ball will bo a  fancy dress and full dress function,  but no masks will bo worn.  Chnralioilaiu's  Cough   Kumody   Acts   un  Naturc'D Finn.  The jnost successful medicines are  thosc^lhat aid nature. Take it when  yiiu'tiave a cold and it will allay the  cough, relievo the lungs, aid expectoration, open the secretions and aid  ualuro in restoring tho system lo a  healthy ' condition. Thousands have  PStified,,to its superior excellence. _ It  counteracts auy tendency of a rold to  result iu pneumonia. ��� Price 25 cents.  Large size 50 couU. For sale by ihe  Moyie Drug and Stutiouery Co.  Hooligan's Troubles."  Tho plot   of Hooligau'd   Troubles/.    '  the musical farce   comedy, that a;**-\' '  pears at Eagle hill tonight'concern.-��   -'  the attempt of-an elderly suitor tbw'ui *-V-  a youog   and",.beautiful  ueireaa.'  Ha"-"',  induces.Hippy" Hooligan' to ''assuru-j-J \:  the    clothes 'and   character   of-,aii-"/-::  English nobleman and he m-kesYbvu   -.  successfully to the young girl'd aunt,  an elderly spinster; then the old   man.  who is also the girl'a  guirdian,  fiudi **/���  the spinster has a still larger fortuuo./'  But, Happy has male- gool~with   his-'"''_  opportunity and it is only' when  bj- \'  loses  his clothes  in  a bath, house-'at     '"  the ssa shore that the fraud is exposed,  and the spinster is won'by the wealth-  designing   man. " Happy takes  to a  pugar barrell as the latest thing ia  wearing apparel.   .  s \  Was Known Here,  -Lachlan  Bruoo,   who'is  now held  in Nelson j iii for the murder  of old  *  man McGarvey near Crston a few day j.  ago, was quite^ell known  in Moyie-..  When R. A. Smith took.over the post- -  office   ho   hired a  tramp shoemaker,,  who happened to drift along, to run.  his shop.   This man was Bruce, now-  being heldfor murder.   Bruce wa* in ,  Moyio for over a month an 1  while ho  w.-3-known tobe a heavy drinker" be  'did'horarall seem to be a bad sort of  a fellow,  Bruce has beon committed to stand  trial at the coming asaiVs which opens  in Nolsun oa October 2nd.  At the St. Eugene.  J. Rivers with eight or ton men  came over from Rossland this weok to  begin work on tho Lake Shoro shaft  which is to bo sunk another 300feol. -  A fireproof brick vault is being  built at tho St.--Eugene office, Iu  this will bo stored tho books, papers  and oilier valuables of the comyany.  Wo have just rocoivod a choice"' assort*  ment of  eiery  Novelties  mauy    useful   au-J   all   ornamental.  Come and see them.  \. Hill   of   Moyie is our  Mr. E.  agent.  W. P. TATE & SON  Jewelers and  Graduate Opticians.  CRANBROOK, B. C.  Oifioial Watch Inspector for C.  P.  R  Crow's Nest Pass Division. &&W^Z!^.'ttXXJ��Ztt&#��Z  THE LEADER, MOYIE, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  er Sister's  etrothed  BY BERTHA M. CLAY  B   Author of "A Woman's Venffeance," "TThlch Lot��* Him  Best," "Between Two Loves," "Fairy Gold," Etc.  (Continued.)  CHAPTER V.  Since the death ot her beloved husband, Mme. d'Ancel had lived In strict  retirement. For the first time, she now  resolved to open her doors to society.  Tlio neighboring chateaux, villas and  manors were crowded with visitors,  and Mme. d'Ancel had only to make a  sigh to be surrounded, by the notables  of the country.  She"sent out Invitations to dinner In  honor of Edmee Levasseur, whose arrival at the chateau of Cote-Bolsee had  occasioned so much comment.  Everybody knew the story of "that  poor little Mme. Levasseur"���as they  still called her���who had dlod of grief:  and the adoption of this half-sister by  Mile. Levasseur, the admission of the  enemy's child in ��� the victim's house,  had been diversely criticised.  ��� The cure approved his young parishioner openly/ She had accomplished a  duty, a difficult, even painful duty, and  there, at least, virtue had brought its  own reward. In tearing this charming  child 'from dangerous surroundings,  whore her soul was. in peril, in remov.-  ing her from the contact of relatives  more or less connected with the theatre, Marthe had secured a .'gay, young  companion, an affectionate and grateful sister, who charmed everyone.  Even M. le Cure, the best of men,  while delivering his Sunday sermon,  gazed with pleasure at the pew of the  jchateau. K6mee always, attended the  . services with the most demure little  air in th world;  once she had even  - taken up the collection, and M. le Cure,  like the rest of his parishioners, succumbed to" the charm of the bewitching beauty.  Mme. "d'Ancel's home was a large,  modern structure lnthe style of an  Italian villa. The roof was flat and  surrounded by a balustrade, and the  view, from It was so beautiful that they  often spent their evenings there. At  the back-of the house could be seen  the thick forest that stretched along  the hillocks; but the widow's favorite  site was the.vast garden that sloped  to the road, where she gave full sway  to her passion'for flowers. None In the  ' neighborhood could boast of such a  green lawn or magnificent roses as  bloomed in the beds. The'most varied  and rarest specimens -were displayed  In all corners, perfuming the air with  their fragrance. The only fault Mme.  ' d'Ancel ever found with Marthe -was,  that she preferred the forest to her  " garden, to dream the "hours away_in  sombre naths  instead   of .cultivating  ��� these bright blossoms/But perfection  - Is not of this world! ^  The sisters, accompanied by Aunt  Relie, arrived early on the-day of the  dinner, that they might enjoy the  beautiful July afternoon In tne midst  of the delicious perfume of roses, then  In.all their splendor. Both were dressed iri.white, but Marthe's soft, woolen  ' dress was a little severe, without the  least bit of lace; while Edmee's costume of mousseline de sole "was brightened by knots of 'pale pink ribbon that  set off her delicate'blonde beauty and  dark eyes. Aunt Relie' though sniffling in an - antagonistic manner, was  forced* to admit that she .had never  seen a more fascinating,or bewitchlng-  ly pretty creature^ And as demure as a  little saint withal! She never left her  sister's side and did her best'to subdue her merry laughter and coquettish  Instincts, that she might receive her  sister's praises on their return; but,  whenever she did raise her pretty eyes  they were none the. less brilliant, and  the dimples suddenly-reappeared more  bewitching than ever In her dazzling  smile.  As Edmee had seen only'the drawing-room and garden. Robert escorted  the sisters through the property. The  grounds sloped so rapidly that at the  back of the house'they were almost on  a level with the second story. One of  ���the-walks-led-direetly-to-a-large-room-  fllled with books and a" desk littered  with papers. Edmee peeped in curiously.  "Is this where you work, Monsieur  d'Ancel?" she asked."'Is this where  you write that terribly serious book  I have been told about?"  "Yes. Mademoiselle. I amvery quiet  here.;thls corner of tho garden ls-al-  most always deserted, and, as you see,  I can step right into the forest."  "Admit that you i seldom use the  door, but jump right out of the win-  ; dow," laughed Marthe.  "True enough," assented Robert;  "It Is a habit of my. boyhood, which  I have never js-lvea up; It Is so convenient, and one need not be an acrobat to get in the same way. You see  that these houses, built contrary to  common sense, have some good  points."  "And are you not afraid? If you  can get in so easily, others can do as  much. I 'would dream of nothing but  burglars, if I slept In such, a room!"  cried Edmee, who never posed as a  brave girl.  "There is not the least danger,  Mademoiselle. Besides, look at that  pretty revolver, over there,..which my  mother irisistes on keeping near 'me.  It has not been taken out of its case  for years. Moreover, she has provided  that beautiful panoply, less as an ornament for the -chimney piece than  to make .people think me of a belli-  . gerent disposition. But I trust more  to the honesty of the people than to  a false reputation. But come, let us  visit the barns', fields, and park. It  will take us. a full hour and make us  appreciate my mother's dinner. She  has not slept for a week, for fear her  dinner may riot be worthy of the occasion. Come, let us get up an appetite."  While the young people wandered  through the garden, the two matrons  sat quietly.' chatting in the drawing-  room. Afler; a last' tour of inspection  through the kitchen and dining-room,  Mme. d'Ancel was now ready to receive her guests. Mme. Despots and  herself were intimate friends, and  yet, it would have been difficult to  find ; two women more dissimilar. The  baroness was a dreamer, still young  - in heart; .preserved so, perhaps,_ by  her isolated life. She had .let her  watch. run down on the day cf her  husband's death, ' and had never  thought of winding it up since; she  lived entirely in the past, and even  her deep maternal love had not been  sufficient to re-awaken her to the interests of the present day.  Her neighbor,' on the contrary, had  ��2arly resigned hei-self to uartial hab-  pmc-ss. She claimea that the nxtle  satisfactions of life, skillfully cultivated, form a very acceptable semblance;  of happiness; that to re-awaken sleeping sorrows was folly; that laughter  was the right of mankind, and it was  the height of absurdity to deprive  one's self of it. The more so since  laughter, according to her, comprised an Infinity of agreeable things,  like good eating, luxury, the contact  of witty persons, when we are lucky  enough to meet them, or to be satis-  fled with agreeable and' cultivated  friends when the former are not  available.  "It seems to me that your son Is  becoming younger," she said to the  baroness; "there he is, laughing as  if he hacL never poked his nose in the  dusty archives of. foreign affairs."  "Heaven be. thanked! But you must  remember that I always predicted  that Robert would grow younger with  time. He was too serious at twenty,  It was not natural. And then���"  Mme. d'Ancel'r. tongue itched to  tell Aunt Relie a'l her-hopes, but she  stopped short. Hfcd she not promised  Marthe that she would-be silent?���  if Aunt Relie would only: guess! It  seemed to her, that this change in  Robert was significant enough.  "And then," interposed Mme. Despots, "there is nothing like a pair of  bright eyes to dissipate the mists- of  study. Come, my friend, do not look  so-bewildered, for you know . as well  as I do that, since Edmee's arrival.  Robert has abandoned his books, If  lie does not know he is In love,*I do.!'  "You are mistaken, you are mistaken, I assure you," protested tho  baroness, quickly. . .  "Tut, tut, tut, I am rarely mistaken  in -these! matters. Since: I' have become a mere spectator, I keep my  glasses in order, - and find gi eat  amusement in watching ;; those little  manoeuvres. After all, my good  friend, you have nothing to complain  of; you desired Mile.'"Levasseur as a  daugthter-in-law,and this one is very  charming. I am not much in love  with her, but I must admit-that she  is truly bewitching."  "And," added hor friend, who was  beginning to recover her composure,  "you would be delighted to get rid of  her by marrying her off as quickly  as possible."  "Certainly! She disturbs my old"  habits.-Then, I am afraid. I shall  finally succumb to her charms. I  struggle against it, and It is really  tiresome."  "Then,"even y'ou admit that she is  exquisite," said the baroness, whose  maternal egotism was aroused at the  thought that Robert might possibly  prefer the younger sister���for,. after  all, there was no, positive engagement.  "If I admit It! Why, since I know  her, I almost forgive my brother-in-  law. The "old" legend of sirens will be  repeated   a"?   long   aa   tho   world   laalo.  Edmee is the picture of her mother,"  except her, eyes,. which" she Inherits  from: her father. I of ten: went in secret to see her mother on the stage,  and such an actress", I never saw;,  such fascination, such grace, such  charm���in fact, she possessed every-*  thing but-a heart. In the daughter, I  find the same intonations of the voice,  the same smile that suddenly, illuminates the face like a ray of sunshine  through a passing cloud. Look at her,  when she sits down; we simply take  a chair to rest, and our skirts fall  around us as best they may,-while  Edmee's dress arranges itself- gracefully into harmonious folds; when she  speaks, her gestures are" rounded,  never angular, and all that Is so  natural; her words are never ^confused, each syllable has Its value, her  voice is. modulated with an art that  is Innate In her.. Elocution was inculcated In her, by simply listening to  her mother." r  "But," observed   her   friend,    "you  s��v_that Jier_mo_ther__nossessed_eyery:L  t.hln<*-  but  a  heart.  Does  Edmee  resemble her In that resnect also?"  "I have not yet solved, that problem. It Is; possible that she may have  one. To see her with Marthe, one  would swear It. She; overwhelms her  with caresses, follows her._ everywhere like a child/tries to' help her  with the roanasement of the house  and ereta everything In a muddle ol  course. She rushes off to -five orders  to the farmers, forgets all about thein,  arid stops to nlav with the chickens  or tho dorrs, lust because Marthe also  loves chickens and-doc-s. She Is al-  wavs pray, admires - everything, poes  Into* ecstas'es o^er the ' scenery,  -inlpshes delightedly In tho water,  walks, runs, and leads her sister  aDout, while she seems to be follow  ing.her. But this is a new. plaything  The country in' July,, with its noisy  roads, innumerable bathers, chateaux  filled with guests, is well enough  But wait till November, when she 1b  reduced to our quiet society."     '       :  "Youth finds happiness everywhere and always," . murmured- the  baroness, indulgently; "In any case,  it is evident that Marthe loves her  very much and will do anything for  her."  "If she entices, her to Paris a  month or two earlier than usual, ��� I  shall not complain, for my part. Still,  Marthe is by no means weak; if she  considers it her duty to resist any  ���whim, she will resist, you may be  sure. Then, we shall see. Edmee' reminds me of the soft, supple silk I  'use in my embroidery. It threads  easily, caresses the-fingers, and lends  Itself to our wishes;' then, suddenly,  without apparent cause, it forms a  small, almost. imperceptible knot and  breaks the needle short. So far, no  knot has appeared; but it may come  yet."  The" knot appeared before the end  of the evening.  The dinner was a "success. The  guests were mostly young, eager for  amusement, and did full justice to  the numerous dishes. The table' was  decorated with the most beautiful  roses from the garden, and the wide,  open windows admitted the balmy  air of the beautiful summer evening.  Edmee began to forget her good resolutions. She felt that she was incori-  testably the queen of the feast, the  prettiest and most admired of all the  women present, and the joy of her  triumph was betrayed in her merry  laugh and the brightness of her eyes.  Captain Bertrand was her neighbor,  and she amused herself by completely turning his head. Robert, who, ,1a  his capacity as host, was seated between two elderly matrons, shot en  vious glances *"a:t" tlie" corner "where"  Edmee enlivened everything by ��� her  Parisian wit. Fully conscious of these  glances, she redoubled her coquetry.  Marthe was too far away to check  her sister's exuberance; besides,  everybody was gay and it was hard  to lecture this child for a few pearly  laughs. " Then, the dear little Edmee  was so - pretty and*- admired.- The  thought of being jealous of this newcomer, who eclipsed her so completely, never even-crossed her mind. On  the contrary, "she was extremely  proud of her little sister's beauty and  success.  After dinner, they drank coffee In  the garden, and Marthe came to her  sister's side and clasped her arm  around -her waist. The young people  formed a gay and -noisy group; the  moon shone with extraordinary brilliancy, and it was almost as light as  day.  "You are very warm," Edmee," observed Marthe, as she noticed her  flushed cheeks; "put this lace scarf  around your neck. Do yott know,  Mademoiselle, that you was very  noisy at dinner? "What have.: you done  with that exemplary behavior of the  first part of the day?"  "I have passed it to you, Marthe;  it never inconveniences you. I can  not endure It more than an hour at  a time. Ah! let me be a little wild, it  is so good to be foolish, and alas!  one is eighteen only twelve months.  If you knew what projects we have  formed. Ah! what fun we shall have,  shall we not, Captain?"  "And what- are those projects?"  asked Marthe, smiling indulgently.  "Shall I take part in them?" broke  in Robert, coming near, not di ring to  ask himself which of the two sisters  attracted him there..  "Of course you shall, so will the  captain, and all these gentlemen. We  shall be eight young girls and we  must have escorts. To begin'���l.wlth,*  Monday we shall: breakfast at the  Vlrglnie fountain/shall we not Mar--  the?"        ... -   . -    '  "Very.well, my dear."  "Then, we shall "play a comedy". Society comedies are so amusing, especially In the country. The large  drawing-room with the little boudoir  is just suited for the purpose. The  captain Is an admirable actor, and  I���" ,  Edmee stopped short. Her- si'stei  had withdrawn" her arm and ��� seemed  very pale in the moonlight.    -^  "Not that, Edmee, not that!" she  exclaimed, in an altered voice.  "Why not?" asked the young girl,  angrily, her pretty face clouding up  at this first contradiction to her caprices. ' r   ���  "Drawing-room' comedies are, no  doubt, very amusing things for the actors"; ���: but very tiresome for the others,  [assure you."  "But we shall all be actors, the  young people at least; and the others  don't count."  "In my house, the others do count;  Edmee. We shall have no comedy."  This was said in a tone that admitted of a reply. They all understood  that Marthe had not given the true  reason of her antipathy to theatricals.  Edmee raised, her head haughtily;'  her features assumed a cold," harsh  expression, - and she said ' nonchalantly: -N  "As you wish, of course! Monsieur  d'Ancel please give me -your" arm. I  would like to "admire,"the view- from  the terrace. We can go up, can we  not? Come all, I am sure that in this  moonlight the sea must be -perfectly  wonderful!"   . * * -'    ���  Marthe did not follow them;- Something lu the manner Edmee; had taken  Robert's, arm had suddenly struck  her. She turned back and took a seat  beside" Mme. d'Ancel. The - baroness  took her hand affectionately, as if to  beg forgiveness for her infidelity  during' the conversation with Aunt  Relie.  "Are you ill, Marthe?" she said.  "Shall we-go in?"-  "Oh! no, we are so comfortable  here."    ���  "Then what is it?"  "I am a little sad, that Is all. It Is  a strange contra.diction-of my ..'"nature;  that makes me sad when others are"  gay. But what will vou, lam no longer eichteen. .As Edmee says, one is  eighteen for "twelve months only. Was  I ever eighteen? I begin to fear not."  "Tbat will come, mv dear. Like  Robert, you will grow younger with  time.-  "Persons!-": mnrmu*-ed the girl." "In  fact. 'th's. evening Robert is very  youns:���"  ���And-she f��ll_1nto-a_Bad-reverle._   ~-" (To  bo Continued.)  For 33 Years  ShilohY Consumption Cure, the Luna  Tonic, hai been before the public, and  this, together with the fact that its tain  have steadily increased year by year,.iithe  best proof of the merit of  Shiloh  as a cure for Coughs, Colds, and all  diseases of the lungs.and air passages.  Those .who have used Shiloh would not  be without it Those who have never  used it should know that every bottle is  sold-with a positive guarantee ihat, if it  doesn't curcyou, die dealer will refund  what you paid for it.   Shiloh  Has Cured  thousands of the most obstinate ease* ot  Coughs, Colds and Lung doubles. Let it  cure you. " *  "Last winter lacoughed for.t'uw months and  thought i wu going into Consumption. I took all  sorts of medicines, but nothing aid roe any good  until I ussd Shiloh s Consumption Cure. Four  bottles cured me. This winter 1 had a very bad  cold, wu not able to speak, my lungs wen sore  on.the side and back. Six bottles ot Shiloh made  me well again. I have given it to severs! people  .and every one ol them have been cured.���D.  Joseph, St Hyacintho, Que." 6or  SHILOH  25c.   with   guarantee   at   all   druggists  Search For Folk-Song.  The Pontefi-act. Board of Guardians  has assent'** to a proposal from the  local Musical Competition- Committee  that the old men In th'e workhouse  should be interviewed,with a view to  the discovery and preservation of Yorkshire folk-songs.  MIXED THEIR METAPHORS.  IX  IS  PURE  ":"Flrst'Ald" Cabinets.  - Several"first aid" caibinets, containing all of the necessary appliances for  "first .aid" -treatment In case of accidents, have been erected on the electric car standards in varioui parts of  Leicester.  Dr. J.D. Kellogg's Dysentery Cordial is a speedy cure for dysentery,  diarrhoea, cholera, summer complaint,  sea sickness and complaints incidental  to children teething. It gives immediate relief to those suffering from  the effects of indiscretion -. in eating  unripe fruit, cucumbers, <>tc. It acts  with ^wonderful rapidity and never  fails to conquer the disease. No _ on  need fear cholera if they have a bot-  .tlo of this medicine convenient.  Thorns were; originally used In-,fastening garments together. Pins did not  Immediately succeed thorns as. fasteners, but "different appliances were used,  such as hooks, buckles and laces. It  was the latter half of the ftfteenth century before pins were used In Great  Britain.. When first manufactured In  England the Iron; wire, of the proper  length, was filed to a'point and the other extremity ^twisted Into a head. This  was a slow, process, and 400 or 500 pins  was a good day's work for an expert  <hand<*:  Minard's Liniment for sale everywhere.  Wlseat-In  China.  "Chinese writers claim that the oultl-  ffltion of: wheat was v Introduced into  the Celestial empire by tbe'Emperor  Shinnung 2,700 years before Christ   .  Amusing  Blunders  Macfo. by  Members  .of  British   Parliament.  'Frequenters of the House, an authority writes to The Daily Mail," have' tor  a long time remarked a wo furdepreciation in the art of Parliamentary  speaking. - Notable exeeptl >ns are .  Mr. Balfour, Mr. Chamber'ain, Sir }  Henry Ca-mpbell-Bannerman, Mr. As-  qulth, Mr. *John.; Redmond and Mr. T.  Healy; the last named, during an; Irish  land debate last session, delivered one  of the finest speeches.lt has been my  pleasure to hear.  - Curious enough Is the fact that probably the best grammar and'the most  lucid "and finished sentences come  from ths Labor side In .the example  set by Mr. Kelr: Hardie. Only an unfortunate) but no doubt ; conquerable  Jerklness of delivery prevents the Labor leader from being numbered In the  front rank of. -modern Parliamentary  orators.  '���The-mlxed metaphor gives many.unsuspecting members a fall. '.��' Mr. As-  qulth not long ago, amused the House  with" the phrase: "Our tongues' are  tied, our hands are fettered,: and we  are really beating the >lr to no purpose.  Mj\ John Burns Improved on this by  declaring, in reference to the Children"!  Employment BUI, "I will now repeat  what I was about to" say when- the  honorable.'.. member Interrupted '.; .me."  Then there was the' wealthy manufacturer member >: who, dealing with .the  legal position of trade unions, asseverated that "the Interests of the employers. an<f employed are the " same  nine times out of ten���nay, I will "go  further, and say ninety-nine times  out of ten."  A member of the present Opposition,  observing signs of* dissent "from a  Liberal, exclai med: "Ah,:. the honorable  member opposite may shake his head,  "but he cannot shake mine." "Sir," 6aid  Mr. "Walter'.' Long on education matters, *we are told that: by. this, legislation the heart of the country will be  shaken to Its foundations."  The House of Commons is too hurried, too. strenuous, too utilitarian in  these times to - encourage the ornamental In oratory. Moreover, every  member In the chamber appears anxious to have his say. Up to the present some 400 legislators out of 670 have  delivered speeches during the session.  These' are regarded as the principal  ���causes of the decadence 'of- Parliamentary style.      - -;  Mr. Charles Seymour, the elocutionist, who coaches many Parliamentary  candidates ahcUbeforewhorii not a few  members rehearse the speeches they  hope to deliver before the-House, pronounced the suggestion of a clays foi  politicians Impossible.  '.'Members.who honor me with, their  patronage," he said, "creeps- stealthily  Into "rriy studio. They would not have  their mission known under any circumstances. It Is not'shame; it la  ���hy'ness.'-  Thls Is the  Paramount feature of  CEYLON GREEN   TEA  Free from dust, dirt and all foreign substances.  -"  Lead    Packets    Only,    40c,    50c,   a nd-   6O0.    per    1t>.   At . all   Grocer*.  _" Highest Award at-8t. Louis 1904. ���_.!���.���  LIGHTHOUSE   REPAIR   SHOP.  Only those who.havei had experience  can tell the torture corns cause. ^ Pain  with your boots- ou", pain withvthem  off���pain night and day; but relief is  sure to thoso who use Holloway's Corn  Cure.  'Tree* In Cliurehe*.  * Two English churches possess trees  growing within their walls. One Is at  Ross, tbe other at Kempsey, In Worcester. The latter tree is well developed  and grows from the tomb, of Sir Edmund Wilde, which stands on the left  side of the chancel.'  SMUGGLING.  It Was Conislderct! a Legitimate Pur.  auitln  Dav*  Gone By.  A' book by J. C. Wright entitled "In  the Good Old Times" throws some Interesting light on tbe" ways of days  gone by: "Of every three pounds of tea  It was said that two were contraband.  In fact, .smuggling was considered ;a  perfectly legitimate ..piirjiult.''. Everybody' was ready to profit by it, from  the squire, who filled his cellars with  cheap wine, and bis ..wife, who adorned  herself In cheap silks, to tlie shopkeeper, who got cheap groceries, or the laborer, who got high, wages for work  that was secret, unlawful and perilous.  Even Adam Smith confessed to a weakness for smuggling and nobody was  abeve bargaining to have a pipe or a  hogshead put in his cellar at a low figure. But. smuggling on a large scale  was not carried on without bribery,  perjury, Informing, violence and. murder."  Of the old time London watchman:  "He was wrapped in a wide skirted  heavy coat, a useful garment for protecting him from the ^cold, but not  adapted to enable him to cope with the  bullies who assaulted the -weak and unprotected. He wore low shoes and a  big broad brimmed hat, which could be  turned up or down, worn forward or  backward. The only means of defense  which the watchman; seems .to have  possessed was a staff something like  a beadle's. In his left hand he carried  his lantern." -    -  In those primitive times pins wero  manufactured by hand and went  thropj-h several stages of manufacture:  Worker No. 1 formed* the wire, Zlo. 2  cut It Into lengths, No. 3 smoothed It,  the fourth man made the^head, the  fifth Ock & oa< t*10 Blxth Sround the  point, the seventh washed and dried it,  and^ it had to go through three more  hands after that; hence it Used to be  a familiar proverb, "It takes ten men  to make a pin."  Minard's Liniment Co., Limited.  ~~Dcar Sirs.���I had. a bleeding tumor  on my face for a long time and tried  a number of remedies without any  good results, and I was advised to try  MINARD'S LINIMENT, and -after  using several bottles it made a complete cure, a)nd it- healed all up and  disappeared  altogether."  _   , DAVID' HENDERSON.  Belleisle Station,    Kings" Co.7~  N/B.,"  Sept. 17, 1904.   -  .  ' simmer "Comfort -For : Calve-*.  - Calves will do better If kept in clean,  airy box stalls during the summer  than if allowed to rm> out and fight  files in the hoi sun. '��� They should be  given a drink of water at noon and  should have access to salt at will.  They should also have some grass or  green bats cut and given them every  day. They should not be given very  much at a time,' not more than they  will eat up clean before the next time  of fpodlnor. *  It Needs No Testimonial."���It is a  guarantee in itself. If ' testimonials  aro required they could be furnished  in thousands from all sorts and conditions of men in widely different  places. Many medicines'are put forth  every year which have but an ephemeral existence and then are heard of  no more; Dr. Thomas' Eclectric Oil  has grown in reputation every day  since it made its first appearance'.  iu lungiana tho ivy'is considered an  emblem of .fidelity. In all parts of  Great Britain* the Ivy-grows with a  luxuriance unknown lnr most other  quarters of the world, and the tena-  ciousnesS with which Its tendrils cling  to rocks and walls is supposed to havi'  originated,tha Idea of the..symbol.  Fresh Eggs and: Storage Eggs.  R. W. Davison says there, is as much  difference between a fresh and^ a preserved or cold storage egg as there is  between cow butter and manufactured  butter. The manufactured butter is  cons dered clean 'and, in' a measure,  healthy, while a stale egg Is neither  clean nor healthy. Eggs absorb impurities and certainly must be affected  by the surroundings necessary In either preserving or storage^  v.llk-ii-J.'��-.. ���.-.������,,-��� ���:������      ���;..-:::.-jr*+yeti/  ' "Division"/ In Parliament. -  ��� When a division Is called a bell rings  to unable all M. P.'s to. collect from  thev smoking room, the library, eta  Then the-outer door Is closed, and th��  Speaker puts the question. There is a  shout of "Aye!", and of "No!" on whioh  he declares that either the one or-tha  other "has It." If this be challenged  he says, "The 'ayes' to the right; the  ���noesr1 to the left." This'means .that-  Kthe "ayes" and' the "noes" go-Into ro-  spetjtlve lobbies.  This takes some time, -for they go  leisurely. When at length they, are  both .within their respective pens all  the doors leading' to them are closed,  and after a minute' or two the one door  through whlch'the prisoners In each  lobby are to make their exit Is opened.  Before reaching the exit-they have to  pass on either side of a desk at whioh  two clerks' sit and check off on a  printed list of members those" who  vote. ��� After this . they pass In single  file through the exit door, which Is a  few yards from this desk. Just outside this exit door stand two tellers,  one representing the "ayes" and one  the "noes." Their business Is to call  alound jone, two, thre'e, four, and so on,  as the members pass. Consequently  for ' each! division four tellers are necessary, ' two for the "aye" lobby and  two for the "no" lobby.���London Truth.  LittleIlaUillns Where. Delicate Machinery I�� Made,  In the reservation ot the lighthouse  department at St.* George, Staten  Island,; there is an ugly three story  building of brick that is tne "department store" of the lighthouse service  In this country and Its-foreign possessions." Practically everything In the nature of a mechanical device used in the  service, from the biggest lantern to the  smallest order of light, .and Including  the apparatus for blowing fog signals  and making the lights flasnon_'gas  buoys," is turned .out in this place, and  not only sent to all the stations In this'  district, which includes Porto Rico, but  also as far away as Alaska, and even  to the Philippines.  The mechanics employed are all men  of the highest grade, for the ,objecta  they are at'work on are too delicate,  as, a-ruMf, to allow of-much machine  labor, and in addition to this the government has never seen fit to spend  sufficient money on the plant to fit it  out with such machinery. In a stroll  through** the workrooms one - can see  men turning out the delicate brasswork.  that keeps the , flashlights on. .a gas  buoy going for three months at a time,'  the.curious brass cylinders that make  the wailing cry of a fog siren, tiny  floating stops that serve.to keep the  oil from overflowing In the lamps after  the manner of a student lamp, and the  clockwork that keeps revolving lights  turning around hour, after hour through*  the long nights.  ��� ~   -      . _-*  The only thing they don't make in  this department store are-tbe lenses,  which are Imported from Paris or London. These are "assembled" in these  shops, however, and one can see lanterns of all sizes in the cdOrse of preparation, from the smallest slze~used in  the service":to lones' of the power, sufficient to go In lighthouses of the first order. Of course the department has to be  -ready for emergencies in the way of  breakdowns of lights, as - well as of  lightships, and so "they not only keep  two light.vessels at the wharf always  ready for Instant service, but they also  have In this storehouse, an emergency  light that can be put up" anywhere and  fitted to" take the place of any light of  auy description," whether it be fixed or  revolving, red and"! white or all red.  The Ortfflnnl-tTce b( ;Canea.        .. '-  Somebody  has been looking up the. \.���  history of the original use of-canes Ir*..  this country and finds that they were"  formerly"a part of the repertory of tho '  leaders of the church, being,at one "-.  time tbe principal badge of tbe deacon.   o -  The'dencon's cane was about five feet'^.'  long, one end being' embellished with':  a big knob, the other with' feathers, f  When the small boy got too noisy- or"'���  rebelled against.the powers that were,'=  he was given a rap on- tbe head with    <  tbe uncharitable end of the stick.   If   ���.  the beud of the -family forgot! himself -  While  listening .to  the  morning  ser-   '  mon aud lapsed into a blissful dream  of old times in merry England, the tur- ;  key plumes on the deacou'B cane feath--..  ered him Into life again. **    ."- -*  The Coat of: Feasts In. the Past.  In 1C38 the opening of I'nigo Jones'  niw theater was celebrated by an elab.  orate bauquet attended by the lords of  '"  the council, -and the bill amounted to  f 84 ,5s. '4d.', exclusive of wine.    Glass  and plate were hired, and some of the  former was broken and had to be paid  for:  We have the details of "three din-v*  ners In 1070. * A-leg of mutton costs 3s.. '  4d.\ a sirloin of beef 0 shillings,.three",  chickens  and "three- "rabbits   5s. - Cd.,  eight' artichokes- 1  shilling.and four,'  cauliflowers'is. 3d.    For" buttered ale,  the ingredients of which" were a huu�� i  dre'd eggs, - eight, gallons of ale, ��� two *'  pounds of butter, elghtjiounds of Bug- '.  ar  and  one  ounce  of. nutmegs,  the.,,  charge -was   10s- lid. ��� Gentleman's' ..  Magazine. - _ * .    "  '    ' i  riOi-LOWSKEtT MET AL SASH 6, FRAM.t  METALLIC ROOFINGS  LIM1TL" Ol" *.  ���:'WI IM ISI.I I3E-G ������   ;  Ms^i  now   One "May   Be   Acquired   For  st  - Consideration In England.    '.  The practice of granting arms Is still  In vogue In England, Ireland, Scotland,  "AustrlaT~Spain,���Portugal^Italy,���Germany, etc., and at times the pope, as  sovereign pontiff, exercises the power.  Indeed,-Jt is by. patent or grant alone  that a new family can legitimately acquire a coattof arms.  The modus operandi in England, for  example, Is as follows: The applicant  for'a patent of arms (from the crown)  may employ any member he pleases of  the heralds' college and through him  present a memorial to the earl marshal  of England; who acts for the crown in  these matters, setting forth that be,  the memorialist, is not entitled to arms  or cannot prove bis right to such and  praying that his grace the earl marshal  will issue his .warrant to the kings of  arms, authorizing them to grant and  confirm to him due and prop or armorial ensigns, to bo borne according to  the laws of heraldry by him and bis  descendants. This memorial is presented and a warrant is Issued by the  earl marshal,' under which a patent of  arms is made out, exhibiting a painting of the armorial ensigns granted,  the royal arms of England, the arms'of  the earl marshal and those of the college and describing in official terms the  proceedings that have taken place and  a correct blazon of the arms. This patent is registered in the books of the  heralds' college and receives the signatures, of the garter and one or both ot  the provincial kings of arms.  A grant or patent of arms is made to  a man and his male descendants. This  gives him a fee simple of them-���that Is  to say, to him and to his male descendants equaify- and altogether and to his  female descendants in a qualified manner���i.re., for life, to bear the arms in  a lozenge or impaled with .their bus-  bands' arms (if the husbands have  arms), as arms can only be brought in  by arjns, or, if they be heiresses or coheiresses, on an escutcheon of pretense  upon their husbands' shields, and in  the lasf case their descendants inherit  such maternal arms, but only as a  quartering.���-Nineteenth Century.  ������       Battlefield Com-ase.  There is a story of a bullying colonel  who turned oh one of his aldB during  a battle and cried: "Captain , you  are frightened 1 You are, sir. You aro  scared!"  ���Too're right,''. replied the captain,  "and if you'were half-aa scared, as I  am yoa'd be six -miles in the rear."���  Rlehard Harding Davia In Bvery-  body'a Maeazlna.     -^ -  .  Sconrinir Wool.  Our ancestors scoured their wool In  tubs, much as Our wives and daughters scour our clothes today., In the  band washing of wool a tub was filled  with the; suds, In which one or two men  with long poles stirred the-wobl until  clean, when they lifted It upon a.traveling apron, which carried it between  a pair of-rollers which squeezed out-  the water. The same principle, is applied in the automatic scouring now in.  vogue. "     ��� ��� -. " "  Great forks or rakes seize the wool  as it Is carried by rollers from a feeding apron into the iron "tanks'and by  alternating motlous of their teeth give  It a thorough scouring. -Thus cleansed  the wool Is delivered by rollers to the  drying machines, where hot air and  great fans nre'-now utilized to extract  ell the moisture without, tearing the  fiber. - '    - ,  ..Why tlie-Devil -Has Cloven  Hoofs.  - Legends of tlie devil are quite common In Ireland, but the one which is  most interesting and least known per-  baps-isthat-whicli-tells.wh'yj-the-prince,  of t'/.e'infernal reglons**bas split hoofs,  like those of a- cow beast. Moore al-  ludesto tlie legend in his story of St.  Kevin and Kathleen at Glendalough.  In that story Moore makes St. Kevin  throw bis former- ladylove over the  cliff in order to be rid of her Importunities, but the peasants of the Glendalough district give the story a more po-.-  etical touch. They Insist that it was  not Kathleen that was thrown over  the cliff, but that it was Satan, 'who  had assumed the form of > the lady lu  order to tempt tbe saint Tbe moment  the prince of evil toppled over tlie edge  of the yawning abyss he spread his batlike wings and sailed away in-safety  much to the surprise of the holy saint  Later on the devil again attempted to  lay a snare for St. Kevin, but the saint  managed to get"tbe arch flend on holy  ground, where, of course, be was helpless. While the devil was In this helpless condition Kevin sawed off his legs  and attached cows'- hoofs���'*.'to ,tbo'  stumps. Since that day Satan has been  cloven footed and will be until the end  of time.  Very-Like It.  His mother tucked four-year-old John-,  ny away In the top berth of the sleeping car, says a writer in Youth.   Hear  Ing him stirring in the middle of tbe  night, she called softly*-"  "Johnny, do you know -��� where you  are?" -  "Tourse I. do," he returned sturdily  "I'm In .the top drawer!"  FARM. LANDS WANTED.       "*-  Improved and unimproved. 'Parties  having farms for sale can find ready  purchasers" by   writing   immediately, ���  stating full particulars, etc.  FARMERS'.LAND CO.,** -.,  58 Tribune Bldg.,   / -Winnipeg, Man*.-  ������."��  .   '       A Wise Man.  Hewitt���How did you come to marry  your typewriter? Jewett���Well, you  see, I got a good wife and got rid of a  poor "Stenographer.  Tlie" Unsafe Man.  The man' who knows better how to  do another man's work than he" -does  bis own is not safe for any kind of  work.���Louisville Herald.       _  Hansen on Sailors.  Dr. Kansen is fond of sailors. He  says there la a brotherhood of the sea  which stamps sailors and singles them  out from all other callings. He has  found. more thoughtful earnestness  among Bailors and a better spirit than  among members of any other profession. Sailors, he believes, bear all their  hardships and sufferings with calmness  and f ortituda.  Made for  Northwest Wear.  Stanfield's Unshrinkable" Underwear "is planned and knitted  especially for Northwest winters.  It defies the worst blizzard that  comes down from the Klondyk*  f-keeps you snug and warm, no  . matter how low the thermometer  goes.  Unshrinkable  Underwear  is soft, silky Nova Scotia wool ���  ���with the shrink taken out  It is knitted in all sizes, to  comfortably fit every figure-p  and holds its shape, no'matter  how often washed.''  Every garment is guaranteed:,  absolutely u-iaH-rink-ible.'  All Women  ���hould assist Nature at those times  when the system is upset, the ncrv-.'  ous tone low and a feeling of depression o'r languor exists.^._An experience of over so years warrants  the statement that"-no medicine  gives such prompt relief as  Beecham's^  Pills  Sold Everywhere.. -In boxes 25 cents. -  TOWER'S  -    FISH BRAND  > SUIT or SLICKER  . this season.. - -'- ���  Make no mistake ��� it's the kind  that's guaranteed to keep vou dry  and comfortable in the hardest  storm. Made in Black or Yellow.   Sold by all reliable.dealerx.  TOWER CANADIAN CO.,  LIMITED,  TORONTO, OAN.  I  W   -���- U   No.   602  L. \ THE K&ABElt, MOYIE/BRITISH COLUMBIA.  A PROCESSION OF TYPES I  LONDON     AS   ' SEEN     THROUGH  CANADIAN SPECTACLES.  All Sorts and Conditions of Men and  Women to Be Observed. In. World's  Metropolis ������ The Official. and the  Layman, the Neat and Spry and-the  Tawdry and the Homely'��� An Ally  Sloper Crowd That Surged.  I have not yet -decided, who Is the  jrrcaaest man In England: King Edward  or _tho ' Man-in-Brass-Buttons who  stands guard at the portals of London  offices. The policeman might well' be  entered In the competition for .greatness, for who can measure* the power  and authority of this stern controller of  the. metropolis? ;���/British law and order  are Indeed personified by his uplifted  hand, and the traffic of London is thereby regulated. But even this pillar of the  empire must fall back before the "commissioner." _ Though not born to be a  prince or a lord, he is satisfied with  the proud position of porter at the'door.  An. imposing - figure is "this gentleman,  In blue uniform and brass buttons, with  the carriage of an - Iron Duke, the  strength of face of a Napoleon, and the  penetrating, eye of la Sherlock Holmes.  The ordeal commences when' the Buttoned Dignity opens a small sliding  ���door on the first landing ;arid: demands,  in icy tones,-your name, address, busi  ness, religious belief, political tendencies  and length of time last served in prison.  His unsympathetic eyes say: "Are you a  burglar, a murderer, or a mere company  promoter? You .certainly look like, a  .tlcket-of-leave maii or a peddler of  shoelaces." The strongest man will  flinch before his penetrating gaze and  grow smaller than ever lh -his own estimation, apologizing at last for living,  end only asking that the sentry will allow him to, escape'unscathed. If submissive* enough, the -autocrat of the  hallway may consider your application  to see the editor or the manager, -the  Minister-of "War or the railway magnate, securely. fastened-In his den up  many stairs. In course "of time--���long  time, It seems���word comes from the  unknown that an interview. Is granted,  a shock-headed boy Is. summoned to act  ���as guide, the fateful door Is knocked  upon���anyone is ushered into the presence! Then the unexpected happens.  "The.great man shakes hands in a human way, he smiles, and "by the gods,  he Invites one to have a seat! He listens, jto the visitor's tale, and at the  conclusion startles .him with a cordial  farewelh The heart Is uplifted by the  experience until, descending, the stair,  the final necessity comes of passing the  terror In blue serge, who Is oross-ex-  amlnlng'another. poor victim.   .  If- the .stranger An London wants to  see an aggregation of-homeliness, taw-  drlness arid all untidiness, he only .needs  to travel with a London crowd to the  -Crystal Palace on a- bank holiday and  /Vjew the stream of pleasure-seekers  'pouring into that great British Institution; A'gaithering of foreigners, whether  ���they be short and broad .Hollanders,  'clow-moving Germans, homely Swiss or  ewarthy Italian, possesses*"certaln-elements of .the picturesque, but'the bank  iholldayers from the mighty Babylon do  tiot flatter .the Anglo-Saxon race'; they  ~do not provide good models for artists,  neither do they exhibit good-teeth, good  taste or good manners.        - '    "���  There were" exactly 57,864 of'us, according to the turnstile'record, forming  'a distinctively Ally Sloper'crowd that  surged In-human waves "over" the* ter-  - races-and-sward.   And weren't we_all  'bloomin* 'appy?     Such   hugging,   that  must have called *for''strong ribs'   and  stronger lungs to stand", the   pressure.  .'One Tomray-to two 'Arriets* was - the  'rule." "No tedious waiting for the hour  'of gloaming to arrive.so that ���love-mak-  ,ing might be carried on privately,, but  when  Tommy,  In  a. delirium of bank  'holiday   delight���and"  beer1���had   both  jarnw .occupied  in  encircling^two big-  ���hatted  and  tousel-haired -damsels,' the  lonely sightseer did well to make way  "Tor their unsteady progress.   And such  'kissing!   Making a -day of it, indeed;  such a day as "can1-only be had in that  popular family resort of London town,  'With lts-bewilderlng array of attractions  ' ���bands In abundance, jugglers and acrobats, trained ants and harnessed fleas,  balancing elephants and leaping monkeys,*5- -the organ  music,   the  fireworks,  the, pop,  the sandwiches,-  Oh, the unspeakable glory of it all���the Indescribable  aroma,  the never-to-be-forgotten  ���mass-of-submerged-tenthers;-and,-fin-  ally, the straggle "for life on the* homeward journey!  - Then there wasjthe little mad French-'  man who Wandered into the British  -Museum. Faded coat, buttoned close  and tight around his thin little frame,  a high hat without its original-gloss,-a  ���r.gllng eye-glass, swaying to and.fro  as if in a panic on Us own-account. A  Frenchman, when well-groomed, te not  to be despised, but when" he' lgnomin-  lously collapses between two stalwart  London policemen, a little" Frenchman  cuts a very sorry figure. "Poor undone  creature, who had' strayed -from the  other side of the Channel Into this un-  Frenchy structure. Struggling, kicking,  .gesticulating wlth.as.much; of hU arms  as were free���crazy as the worst Bedlamite on the Surrey side of the*rlver!  After asking many Incoherent questions  ��� 'of the officers-the remarkable one was  heard:" "Es . thess Hawkins' sausage  <jhop? I vant Hawkins' sausage shop!"  Poor, insane, starving straggler.' from  -the land of Liberty, Equality and Fraternity; the idea of asking such a question  in. the staid,  sane  and . funereal  -The dirty, noisy little' steamer  was o'ro'.vdod to the uttermost inch of  space. Passengers hugged the smokestack and blocked the gangways,  iel-  iow-travelers were compelled - to take  heir stand on their fellow-travelers'  roes, and.the, captain was the.only man  in the ridiculous craft who was able  'to swing his arms around without pushing a human.being into the river. Two  ���nen stood in tlie one spot all the way  'rom Waterloo Bridge to Kew, and thoy  ook up the, smallest possible' amount  ���C deck space because of:their'attenuated figures. One was tall, the other  ' h >rt, but both were thin to the point  ���f transparency If their frame "had" been  .'reed from the rusty clothes -that hung,  imply��� from their- bony framework." The'  ihort man was as insignificant Ir looks  is in size, and so I pass him by.  But  Y o* companion was the most remarkable specimen of the race that I had  ���een In all London., For verily here was  i green man, by way of a change. Af-  er"all the varied tints observable on  he human countenance, from the bronze  . f an Indian to the pallor of a_seaslck  voman, this - picture; In1 green was a f as-  -Inating horror. All the other passen-  rers- were -��� forgotten;;; the :green ; one  nesmerized me.   True, the hat was as  -^iltif ully faded as j his long f rock coat,  m  which you could see the indenta-  ion made by years of brushing In the  iftort   to   rub   respectability   Into   Its  hreads; the shoes were poverty-stricken,  and  as  for tlie   anatomy   of   the  'vretched creature, it caved, in   as   If  ���mpty for all Its years of anything In  he  nature of  food.    But   that  green  'ace, the green eyes, shading oft Into a  llscolored marble brow!    And I speak  j;he truth that this nightmare In color  laughed���repeatedly  laughed,  a "noiseless, shrinking process "that 'spread over,  -.he whole wrinkled surface of the green  visage, disc-losing teeth   so   discolored  is to take the shade of green as well.  -Theybothlaughed as the short one" tossed" a  remark  up  Into the ear of the  long one, and when that smile would  fade", away Into the green   again   the  -tall one would drop a jest down to the  ���short",one.     Thus,   In   spite   of  one's  _ loubts, there was occasional evidence j  '"-hat the green passenger was alive.    -'  The Inmates of East London as a rule  keep, to their own world of sordid  ���itreets. Two, however,' strayed 'up  .Hleet street way one night, looking llkd  v-starving animals. I"was~wrestling with  i disconcerting British chop in" a dingy  restaurant���the only customer, It so  -happened, waited on by a surly brute  ���vho looked as tough as the-meat he  -served. Even the-pangs "of a deep-  ���leated hunger failed before the unappetizing meal, the last mouthful had"  been taken, the napkin flung aside and  the bill picked'up, when.my eye caught  sight of a wild-looking face at the window. A moment afterwafd a tall, gaunt  woman':wlth 'dishevelled', hair and an  apology. for a dress opened the door,  .-ushed-tothe,.'table .'arid fairly. hissed" In  sny ear: "Please, srr, 'won't yer give me  what's left over?" and as she flung the  question-at me her long' thin, fingers  grasped the remnants of the meal. -As  the apparition hurried from the room  the waltersrushed after her with' a torrent of abuse. It only took up. the briefest moment of time, but like a" flashlight there'had been produced a picture  of the* underworld life* In old-London.  Old, fagged; bent, shrivelled, the wo"-,  man was starvlng!_ .-Passing out a mo-  mentrafterward, 'tlie'-wretched, creature  wa3 dividing her poor spoils with a  derelict of a man who had been waiting  on the curb.���Frank Yeigh in Toronto  Globe: _  ROCKED IN THE CRADLE OF THE  DEEP.   . ' ���  Rooked In the cradle of the deep,  I lay me'down In paace to sleep;  '  Secure I rest upon the wave,  For thou, Q Lord, hast power to save.  I know fhou wilt not slight my call.  For thou dost mark the sparrow's fall.  And calm and peaceful is my sleep  Rocked In:.the cradle of the deep.  And such .the trust that still were mine,  Though  stormy  winds ~swept o'er  tha  'brine  Or though the tempest's fiery breath  Roused  me  from  sleep  to  wreck and  " - death. >   .  In ccean's caves still safe with thee,  The germ of Immortality.  And calm and peaceful Is my sleep.  Rocked in the cradle of the deep.  ���Emma "Wlllard.  AUSTRALIA'S NAVY.  THE PRO-TIGER.  Man-Eater's Friend Pleads'Befone Brit-  _'-       "   ish'House of Commons.  'To the long llstjof pro-Zulus, pro-  Boers, pro-Mahdls, and pro-Leopolds  must be added the pro-tiger, says London Expressr .���-  Mr. Ree3 lias appeared In the House  of Commons In the role of '^the tiger's, frieri'd" He cause some-amusement  hy asking the Secretary.' for India; to  refer to'the Government' of India the  question !of the Indiscriminate' offer* of  rewards to gain which professional  slaughterers destroyed these -"animals.  Mr.,--Rees- mentioned that' man-eaters  were rare exceptions among .tigers,1 and  that others of the species caused no  loss and danger to human life.  "Pity the poor tiger," is the cry which  it Is; feared Will never be properly appreciated by-the natives of India. Even  ���Mr.; Morley .could' not decide to chairi-  plon"the tiger. "I cannot Imagine," he  said, 'Ho address the Government of  India in the sense suggested .by...Mr.  Rees, nor do I expect that they would  *share"hls "views-as~torthe**"preservatlori  of the ���tiger."  Mr. Rees, however, explained to a representative of The Express that "no  well-oonducted tiger ever thinks of attacking a man."  "The natives just tehob' .them off,-* he  continued with-the air.of a man'who  had frequently .taken part in the "shooing."  "Man-eaters are -comparatively very  rare, and .their habits, their lairts, and  all-their movements are known to every villager. 'As. I have'more than once-  Insisted, the tiger In India is the agriculturist's friend. The tiger'' slays the  -deer and wild-pigs that destroy the  crops. Providence > balances -'all these  things.  "What I wish to see put down is the  slaying of tigers for, rewards. The'sys-  tom of paying thirty rupees for an' ordinary dead tiger and 100 for a man-  eater has resulted In the springing up  of a class- of professional slaughterous.  One ordinary dead tiger will keep a  whole family for a year."  Mr. Rees did not mention the possl  A- Torpedo   Flotilla 'to   Be   Formed���  Loociizing Defence.  The long-discussed, project of a local  navy for the Australian.Commonwealth  is about to materialize. -  Capt. W. R. Cresswell, "director ol  naval forces to the Australian Government, has heen spending some time in  England, obtaining provisional tender!  for torpedo, craft.  - He has made the rounds of the Important naval building yards on tha  Tyne. and Clyde, and has' now forwarded specifications and estimates foi  the construction of four destroyers  and four torpedo^ boats to Senator  Thomas Playford, with, whom rests th��  responsibility , of definitely! placing tha  .orders.  It is not suggested that this force  ;should'In any- way ; be '& substitute foi  the British ^Australian squadron. It  Will be  merely  supplementary' to  it. .  Capt. Cresswell,'-In the "course* of an  interview, very  clearly explained    the  views of the Australian-authorities up-  -on  the  subject of  the  proposed   local  ��� navy. -    - "        -  "Our Idea," he said, "is to assist tha  Imperial fleet, and not to supersede It  Our little navy will stand In the 'same  light to" the British "fleet that a solitary  watchman does to the'organized police  system. ���*_ ��~.  "We propose to begin by building-up a  torpedo flotilla; I am due back in Melbourne by the middle of June. The  estimates will then come on' for discussion, and I think I may say that the  scheme I propose will be adopted. The  additional 'expenditure incumbent upon  the Coirimbnwea.lth;'will be about ��100,-  000,per. annum." '       -' <  Sir Georne S. Clarke of the Imperial  Defence Council, with whom Capt  Cresswell has been In "consultatlo"h, i:  understood to favor-the scheme.   -  At the Admiralty, however,-the Idea  of a local Australian navy is not re-"  garded with a very friendly eye.  "The colonial authorities would do  much better to spend mon'y they wish  - to lay out upon naval defence in th  form of a contribution to-the'lmperla  fleet," said a well-known flag- officei  yesterday. ^ *  "Australia" must be defended In European waters. The Atlantic fleet and  tho Mediterranean fleet form tlie real  bulwarks of those far-off shores. Let  these forces be'defeated and what Js  a local fleet going to do against an  enemy? Any aggression against tin.  Commonwealth must have come from  Europe. .The colonists themselves  scarcely -seem  to- realize this.  "Their naval reserves are a very useful force, trained under the British ~Ad-  ���.miralty, but a few torpedo craft, which  they may call, their own "by right- ol  purchase, cannot render them less^de-  pendent upon our battle squadrons than  .they are at present.  "Nor.can'imperlal naval defence, ever  be localized, for It means the mastery  of all the seas." -.  THEIR QUARRELS.  In 1896.- .'  This couple quarreled In '96,  '-' And this the reason why:.  She wished a .Viking bicycle,  And only Burns'.he'd buy.  In 1906. .   -  ���gain thls.yearthey squabbled,  And now'their troubles.are:  ' Bhe: wants a Filer, fiuto;  He buys a different car!  In 1916. '���  -    Ten years from how undoubtedly  Again we'll hear, them'clash;  He'll buy an Arrow-.airship,  .While: she will; want, a Dash!  ' " ...        ���PvMk.  i  Franklin on  Catching Cold.  ' It Is well known, says th'e New York  Evening Post, that' Franklin' made, a  particular study of cold's and bad his  own theory about them.^whlch we believe is pretty much the theory of today. One of his assertions was that  catching cold does not come from mere  cold, but. from unequal- temperature,  ���ver the body and from undistributed  moisture. To prove this be made a  number..of observations on occasions  when he did arid did not suffer. A few  of these follojv:  By putting on a damp shirt on a dry  body���yes.' ,  ' By.puttlng oh a dry shirt on a wet  body, though this wets the body ten  times morer-:no.  J3y sitting In a room where the floor  has been newly wushed���yes. -  By going into a river and staying  there an hour (no p.heets so wet)���no.  By, wetting the feet only���yes.  By wetting all tbe clothes through  the body and wearing them .a whole  day���no. i *  By sitting in a room against a crevict  ���yes.        "'  By sitting as long in the open air���  no'. - '���  Bow . Cyanide Won. Dlncovevid.  Scheele in 1783 laid the foundations  for the manufactu -e of cyanide of potassium.' WIth-pn. ssinte of potash for  its base, dried animal matter of any  and all kinds was dumped Into the superheated' vessels containing the potash, together with Iron filings and borings. -A stonelike black mass resulted  from the cooling, and other processes  brought the final lemon colored crystals which resulted from evaporations  of the solutions. From these crystals  prussic add was evolved, of which a  2 per cent solution" Is' the pharmaceutical preparation, yet so powerful that  four drops will kill a large dog. A  chemist, putting a cyanide solution in  a gold lined dish In 1844, discovered  that the gold was dissolved In. the  liquid, this was the. beginning of tbe  gold plating process by the use of cyanide and the further "involvement of  the poison came about in electroplating, in photography and in treating refractory gold ores.���Technical"World.  bow Leaped nen.  Do not revile tbe bow.legged man,  for he plays an Important part in tb��  world. It is estimated that 40 per cent  of mankind are bow-legged, so numerically this class Is entitled to great,  respect Bow legs Invariably accompany a robust physique. We find them  one of the conspicuous features of  athletes. Comedians are .almost 'always bo.w legged. Of the bow legged  geniuses- to which humanity points  with pride the most illustrious examples are Caesar, Horace, Napoleon,  Wellington, Schopenhauer and.Cavour,  the celebrated Italian statesman.-���London Answers. *-  The Bright Side.  Words of cheer are words of help;  words of gloom are words of harm.  There Is a" bright side and a dark side  to eyery phase of life and to every  hour of time. If we speak of the  bright side, we -bring the brightness  Into prominence; if we speak of the  dark side, we deepen its shadows. It  is in our power to help or to hlnder'by.  ��� word any and every person with  whom we come:in contact  ���*  .___   Denning Hla  Boon. -**  Patience���A Judge in Cleveland, O  has  decided  that  11   o'clock Is  latt  enough for any man to sit up with his  best -girl.  Patrice���That of course, is "outside  of the two hours allowed, him to say  goodby af the door.���YonkerB States-  m'Ji. -- \   -   Rock Cat Temples,  The oldest architectural ruins in the  world are believed to be the rock cut  temples at Ipsambool. on the left bank  ���of the Nile, in Nubia. The largest of  these' ancient temples contains fourteen apartments, hewn out of solid  stone. The ruins are supposed to be  4.000 years old. ~  '^WWX  HEALTH THE PRIZE  MOST SOUGHT FOB  And to Thousands of Weak.  Sickly Pebplo  Health Is Restored by  Dr. Chase's Nerve Food.  You want to be strong and healthy.  Everbod'y 'does. Women as well as  men. '        '--        _  There-was a timo when women prid*  od themeelves on looking pale' and  delicate.  That day has passed.  '"To-day robust healtn is the ideal.  A well-rounded form, firm flesh and  muscles, strength and elasticity of  movement and a healthful glow to tlie  complexion���these are what all are  striving for, and many are attaining  their object by the use of Dr. Chase's  Nerve Food.        , ..'  Wlion the food which is taken'into  tho body fails to supply tho required  amount of rich, life-sustaining blood  external assistance must ' be sought  until tho system is fully restored.  Dr. Chase's Nervo Food supplies  the very material which goes directly  to tho ' formation of blood, pure,  health-giving blood.  Mrs. W. R. Sutherland, St. Andrews, Man.,    writes:���"In    February,  1903 I was .stricken    with    paralysis"! .''  fell helplessly to the floor and.had"to   .-  be carried to bed.   The   doctor,   pronounced it a bad case as"  I   had 'no  power in my .tongue and left leg.    I  remained  in  that  condition    for    six  months    without    obtaining      benefit'  from the   .doctor's    prescriptions  - of  other medicines.    * \  "My husband advised    mo,   to - try  Dr. "Phase's 'Nervo1 Food and' by" tho -*  use of this treatment" all BymptoniB of  tho disease disappeared.    I  can    now-",  talk plainly, my leg is all right' and   /  f can do my housework.   .How grate- '���  ful I am to bo cured by so wonderful  a remody.''  Weakness, irregularities, headaches,  dizzy spells, feelings of fatigue, discouragement and despondency soon  disappear before tho splendid restorative influence of this great medicine,  and for this reason Dr. ..Chase's Nerve  Food has become so popular; SO cents .  a box, at all dealers, or - Edmanson, '  Bates & Co., Toronto.-  ^Si^'i'v&'fJsSf"  :-4j,"' .-il--.:- :'H^V'%Ws^  i^^;'���*���;5���������'^-^^���,?ii*.������-������^f^i5-  #��i^*3SSPrtA  Minard's Liniment Cures Dandruff.  _ ,t, ,   ���        - ,.    , i blllty that an ordinary live tiger might  British Museum, of all places- and. as j also posslbly wlpe out the cattle of a  the und gn fled figure was haled away, v/holo j^,,   ln a sln je nlght  out of sight the stillness of death again   took possession  of  the-corridor's, -and  naileries of London's curio shnn  And you know why, tod. It's  those gray hairs! Don't you  know that Ayer's Hair Vigor  restores-color to gray hair?  Well, it does. And.it never  falls, either. It stops falling  hair also, and keeps the scalp  clean and healthy. Do not  grow old too fast!      --" _  "I b��v��.ujod AT��r-�� H��lr Vigor for rainy  nan cmd I should Indeed bo Bony to be ob>  U(*d to do without It, It keopa mj hair from  tornlnjr (tr��y, and kito keepi mi icalp oletn  and healthy.*�����. 8. Fbmubld, Canyon City,  Oregon.  by J. O. Ayor Co., *U>w*U,  AIM iBannfliotcrera or  ?_   SASSaPAtltU.  POLS.  ClBQtY FBSiatU.  'Catherine nnilt the I'alaee.  The Petrpvsky palace Is a charming  monument to the more picturesque side  of Catherine the Great's character. It  was her villa without the walls of Moscow, where she could live at-her'ease,  surrounded by her Intimates, the  Apraxlns, the Volkonskys, the Golltslns,.  J,a Razumovs. She would have no  soldiers; to^guard her.* ��� She preferred to  "rest, under the protection of her own  people, and the people came crowding  about the palace,.saying: "Make no  noise! Do not disturb our llti.e mother!" She loved the fields and woods of  'Petroysky, as well she might.. It was  In this hel'hboj-hboil. that she herself  awaited-the> approach of her coronation,  "staying in Count Uazumov's wonderful  villa, which so astonished Lord'Herbert  nnd''.William Cox In 1778. She ^had  the palace built to; commemorate the  Russian victorips over the Turks and  Intrusted the task to a tiiiti/e architect  who knew how to adapt Gothic lines to  Russian taste-and to .combine splendor  with- comfort.. Tlie red wails, with  their \ybite; stone facings and round-  towers,'seen among the trees, give a  delightful .i-iiprt-ssion of elegant seclusion. Since Catherine's day all the em-  xperora of Russia, have a waited the day  of tbe triumphal entry In the Petrovsky  palace.���London  Standard.  . Way to Solve House Problem.  New Zealand, the colony of Socialistic,; even radical, legislation, haa  found a remedy for the housing problem' In the .enactment of the Workmen's Homes-Act... According- to Mr.  A. A. Brown of Dunedin,; New Zealand,  who.. Is visiting In Canada," the remedy  Is proving a cure for the "high-rent"  complaint.  Mr. Brown';explained that under'thU  Act a "workman"- was a married man  earning about &156 a year, cr $15 a  week. : The Government dealt In".two  classes of houses���frame structures; at  ��350,'and'brick houses, at ��450. Thesa  were-leased-to-"workinen"-et���rental  equaling-.5 per cent' on the Investment. .That means aJbout $7.30 pec  month for the frame houses and $8.80  for "the .more substantial, class. The  Government Is secured by a twenty-  year endowment policy on the life of  the .-."workman," and if the insured  dies within "the twenty years the Government gets the proceeds of the policy.  The widow receives a clear.title deed to  the property. If the workman lives till  the end of that period the proceeds of  the endowment go to the Government,  and.the man gets his deed. . The Government has already commenced tha  erection of houses In Wellington and  Dunedln on this principle, , -  New Zealand also has an "Advano*  to ���Settler/ Act,", which provides for  Government loans of money -to farmers  and others, at 5 per cent, to the value  of two-fifths of security.  The colony's "radical" legislation also  Includes a State Fire Insurance Co,  formed to'flght the exorbitant rates  which the English companies proposed  to Impose.  A  Canadian- Paradlae.  TcmagamI is shaped like an octopus,  with long stretched out arms, and Its_  ���bores are indented-with deep circling  bays, Island strewn and culminating in  sharp "points and curves that add to  tbe beauty of, tills magical scene. "The  lake of deep waters" is the meaning  of the Indian word, and they lie very  deep and cool ln their bed of granite, ln  stillness a perfect mirror, in storm  darkly^ menacing, with foam edged  waves showing fanglike teeth.' Being  a hundred square miles iu area, Tema-  gnmi forms one. of Canada's great nat-  ui al reservoirs. "Mighty rivers from -  tbe height of land to tbe north-flow  into it, aud it In turn feeds the streams  r-thut flow . southward, carrying their  lif'i giving waters through the forests  -to the peopled lands below. There are  1,'!30 islands in the lake, and tho gov-  -eipunent has included .the whole area  ta a magnificent forest1 reserve of a  million nnd a half acres.���Kate West-  lake Yeigh in Four Track News.  Archbishop ef Canter*bnry.  The archbishop of Canterbury Is referred to as "his grace," and he writes  bimself archbishop, etc.,' "divina prov-  identia,"- whereas other prelates use  the phrase "divina'* permissione." He  Is the first peer ln the realm. At coro-,  nations be places -the crown on the  head of the sovereign, and the king and  queen are his domestic parishioners.  The bishop of London is his provincial  deun, tbe bishop of Winchester bis  subdean, tbe bishop of Lincoln ' bis  chancellor and the bishop of Rochester  his choDlain-  -TEETHING TIME." - -  -Every mother dreads that period^ in  her baby's life known as teething'  time. The little gums .are swollen,  inflamed and tender; the child sutfers  g--eatly,-and'is so cross and irritable  that the whole household is on edge.  All this, is changed in homes wjiere  Baby's Own Tablets "are used. Thi&  me-Jicine allays the inflammation,  softenB the swollen, -tender gums,  brings the teeth through painlessly,  in proof Mrs. W. C. McCay, Denbigh,  Ont., sajs:_ "I have found Baby's  Own Tablets a splendid medicine at  teething time. My baby was very  sick,at that time, was cross, restless,  and had no appetite. After giving hei  the Tablets there was a marked improvement, and in the course of a few  days,* she was not like the same child,  The Tablets are just the medicine to  help little ones over the trying teething time." You can get Baby's Own  Tablets, from any druggist or by mail  at 23 cents a box by writing the Dr.  Wi'liams' Modicino Co., 'Brockville,  Ontario.  Wrtterlntf ��� Carlrle.  A lady was one day approaching the  modest home of the Carlyles in Cheyne  Walk. Poor, long- suffering. Jeannle  Welsh Carlyle,"up in the.balcony, looked down at aer.L "Oh, do," she called  out, "come in! Mary Ann and I are so  tired of watering Carlylel"- The lady  T.tered and was escorted to the little  girden at the back of the house. There  ���it waa a hot dayrrsat the great man  In a pool of water.. For hours the two  devoted women had been taking turns  in deluging the flagstones around him  by means of a large watering pot He  was very particular that not a drop  should touch his sacred person, which  no doubt'doubled the difficulty of tho  operation. The same authority relates  that Mrs. Carlyle had a dog which she  loved. But It would come in with dirty  feet, and the splenetic philosopher objected. No one was willing to wash  tiie* creature! yet he had to be cleaned  somehow. Finally there was an arrangement made with a- local laundress, and-she washed'hlni every week,  sending him home in a basket with the  clean clothes.  -  Smyrna.  /In 1841 Smyrna was visited by a  conflagration which destroyed 12,000  houses. The buildings destroyed were  light wooden structures, and a fire  once kindled ln a town of frame buildings closely crowded together Is almost  Impossible to subdue. -  Jammed  Fingers.  Few people, have escaped jammed  fingers, and as the pain - caused when  tbe finger Is jammed lu a door Is excruciating In the extreme for the first  few minutes it is well to know of some  means of relief. The finger should be  plunged Into water as hot as can pos-  slbly-be-borne.���This-application-of-  hot water causes the nail to expand  and soften, and the blood pouring out  beneath It has more room to flow. Thus  tlie pain is lessened.- The finger should  then be wrapped In a bread and water  poultice. A jammed finger should never be neglected, as;lt may lead to mortification' of the bone If it has'-been  badly crushed, and amputation of the  finger must follow. Jammed.toes are  usually caused through the falling of  heavy weights and should be treated  In the same way as a jammed finger.  PERT PARAGRAPHS.  Women won't be happy In heaven  unless the styles lu halos change.ten  times a year.  Obstinacy Is an ugly quality ln our  friends.  Generally speaking, we. think that  our neighbor gets uo more punishment  than be deserves.  It seems the height of hard luck to  hifve-experience gold~brick~ us".  MARIE   CORELLI-S   SORROW.  Recorder of Satan's Sorrows Has Troubles of Her Own���Postcards  Libel Her Features.  .Marie Corelll, the well-known novelist, has applied for an Injunction to restrain'A. md'E. Wall, of Stratford-on-  Avon, from publishing picture postcards  purporting to.^depict scenes ln her prl-.  vate life. Miss CorelM is good looking  and ft is alleged that the cards libel her  features. The action again" raises-a  legal point'that has never yet been decided.  Miss Corelll resided at Stratford-on-  A_von, Mr. Eve, K. C, explained, and had  taken somo part in the eocia.1 life of  the" district. - Early thisv month It waa  arranged to hold a Shakespearian festival; to, commemorate what'was alleged  to be the birthday of 'one William  Shakespeare. (Laughter.)  In anticipation of a large number of  visitors being attracted "who would desire to become acquainted-with the other no'table people of Stratford-oh-A'-on,  the defendants produced sets of picture postcards, entitled "The Distinguished Authors Series, No. 1."  Miss Corelll at once took objection to  the cards, and If his lordship would look  at them and at a recent photograph ot  the lady he would see what a gross libel had been perpetrated on her features. (Laughter.)  One, of the. cards ".was called "Shakespeare and his con-temporaries," which  looked as if the defendants wished to  suggest that Shakespeare was a contemporary of Mi/is Corelll. (Laughter.), The publication of the cards had  caused Miss Corelll much -annoyance.  One of the cards complained of represented Miss Corelll presenting a cup  to the Stratford-on-Avon Boat Club,  and the defendant said.-he was present  on the "occasion and it was V the', best  representation he could give'from" memory of the features, of the lacty. who wa��  so gracefully presenting the cup. Another card showed Miss CorelU ln ��  gondola, and the defendant said it depicted what had occurred last summer  on tha Avon. A card styled "Sweets to  the-'Sweet'?-',displayed a pony' carriage  outside Miss Corelli'a house, "and a further, picture depicted,the lady-playing  with a pet dog on a lawn. The latter  was admitted to be purely' Imaginary.  Miss Corelll had.no dog.  Counsel said he thought there was a  Her Reference.  "lam not-quite satisfied with your  references," said tbe lady of the bouse  to the cook applying for work. "Nay-  ther am I, mum, but they're the best  I could get."���Milwaukee Sentinel.  '. Adversity .borrows ��� Its sharpest sting  from our impatience.-,-Horne.  The Civil War.  During the civil war the federal government enlisted a grand total of 2,772,-  408 men. '  A  are  Pill   for Generous Eaters.���There  many, persons of healthy appetite  CATARRH  CANNOT BE;CURED,  with   LOCAL   APPLICATIONS,   as   they  canot  reach the    seat    of    the   'disease. '  Catarrh is a blood or constitutional disease,   and ln order  to cure it' you  must  take  internal  remedies.      Hall's   Catarrh-  Cure  Is   taken   Intemnlly,  and   acts   directly on the blood and- mucous-surface!.'  Hall's Catarrh" Cure la not a quack medicine.   It was  prescribed by one  of  the  best physicians in the; country ���:; for yearn  and Is a regular prescription.   It Is composed   of    the"   best tonlca known,   combined with' the "best blood purifiers/acting- directly    on    the    mucous    surfaces.  The perfect combination of the  two ln��  Rredlents ;is what produces such wonderful - results ; in  curing Catarrh.;' Send '���-. for  testimonial! free.  P. J. CHENEY & CO.,  Props.,   Toledo,   a .  Sold by Druggists,  price  75o.  Take Hall's Family Pills for constipation  Th*  Preir*  AK*.nt'��  Waterloo;  "You   see,"   explained   the   advance  agent for the Giddy Burlesquers, '"I--  thought If 1 could get them to talk.of.  (suppressing tbe show It would be good  advertising." " *  "Well?"  "Well, hang It all they weren't con-  rent to talk about it, but they actually  lid suppress lt"^-Chlcago Post. -  ���i&:m  ;:*;5-;*fS  Minard's Liniment Cures Burns, etc."  An average child measures about  nineteen and a half inches at, birth If  a boy and half an lncb less if a girl. A  child increases more rapidly in length  during the first week than.at any sab-  sequent period, and should gain' aa  Inch during the first month of its life.  F1*H.  The finest flour is not tbe most nutrt-  tlouB, for, while it contains the most  starch, tbe albuminoids and other nutritious elements are almost lacMn*..  vir /-lemuius-Trvlnn.  The Doan of the Bar of Ontario was  Knighted in the King's Birthday. Sir  Aomlllus is an old man, but he carries  his eighty-three years romarkably well.  He has been & barrister of Upper Can-,  ada since 1849, and as Treasurer of tho  Law Society has seen two generations  pass through Osgoodo Hall. .For many  years Mr. Irving had a place among  tho counsel ln all the big provincial  caaes, and his services in the matter of  accounts In dispute between the Dominion and Ontario have been Invaluable.  He sat for Hamilton ln the Commons  from 1874 to. 1878 as a Liberal. His  connection with the Liberal party" was  -by birth as well as Inclination. His  father, the Hon. Jacob Aemlllus"Irving,  served as an officer of dragoons during  the- Napoleonic wars, arid was -present  at Waterloo.. He came ��o -Canada In.  18S4, and after thermion of 1840 sat In  the Legislative Council.---- He was ���  friend and ally of Baldwin. arid-Lafon-  talne, and It was In the atmosphere of  Reform that Aemlllus Irving grew up.  and poor digestion who, after a hearty  meal, are subject to much suffering.  The food of which they havo partaken  lies .like lead iii their stomachs, Heaa-  'aclio, .depression, a smothering feeling  follow. One so afflicted is unfit for  business or" work of anykiud. In this  condition Parmelee's . Vegetable Pills  will .bring relief. Thoy will assist the  assimilation of" the aliment, nnd used  according to direction will restoro.  healthy digestion.  Ills  Redecmlnrj; Trait.  "I'll sny one thing for Soaklelgh, He  ��� ���s-enerally knows when he bus bad  enough."  ���"���But then he's too far gone to know  anything else_."���American Spectator.  case here which would have to be tried,.  as to the right of a person not only to"!  her own-features, but to features which      One  of  the   greatest    blessings    to  did not belong to her.   (Laughter.)        I parents is Mother Graves'  "Worm Ex-  Mr. Scott Thompson (with Mr. Eve) , terminator.        It    effectually     expels  contended that the cards were libellous,   worms and gives health in  a marvel-  -His Lordship���Because the portraits ] 10I1S manner to tbe little one.  are unlike must they necessarily be libellous?   (Laughter.)  Mr. Thompson thought there could be I  no doubt about it in  this case.     The1 noai* ot Htat>- .  gondola   picture    was ridiculous as a'     Travelers In Africa cross some riv-  work of art. -1 ors   In   small,   rouud   boats   made   of .  His Lordship���The work of art is sold-   'aide.   The boats are pushed across by  .fttia.halfpenny,_Iisuppose.?i^(LaughLer.)^5_!iegroes. t. . = ^ .   Mr.  Percy  "W heeler  submlttc-d    that;  ���   the only question was whether Miss Co-  rellLhad suffered any legiil Injury.    It i  must be a very sensitive agj 11 it was |  Fish Scaled.    ,  Fish scales can easily be removed by  pouring hot water on the fish slowly  until the scales cuii.'then .scraping  quicklyT Wash in several waters, having the last cold and- well.salted so no  slime will be left. -  Car of Juggernaut.  The hideous tales of the car of Juggernaut and the hundreds .of victims  crushed beneath its wheels In the annual processions are lies". 'The-car festivals in India attract'each -year 100,-  000 pilgrims, but no one was ever killed  beneath the car except by accident.  '   For  Funernl  Purpose*.  "They .don't have much baseball  Utah."  "Wonder why not?"  "Grandmothers are  too  plentiful,  s'pose."���Pittsburg Post.  in  Horsea.  In the mythology of Europe horsea  have always beeu considered bearers  of luck, and there was a superstition  which once was current that the presence of a horse's boof under the bed  would cvirej:ertala complaints.  Minard's Liniment Relieves Neuralgia.  Tragedy of a Lost Shell.  The Natal Mercury (South Africa)  tells the story of a Boer farmer named  Moolman, who.found a 4.7 naval shell  lying on the veldt unexploded and took  it home to. his; sister.'��� She wanted tho  shell for decoration purposes and began to dlg^out the lyddite, and to soften  It poured cold water upon it, Tlie 1/d-*  dite and water began -to offervesce, and  the girl went Indoors and from the end  of the passage watched the shell,  which lay upon the doorstep. Suddenly  there was a t��rriflo explosion, and Miss  Moolman fell dead, struck In the breast  by'a piece of shell. Tho whole house  was wrecked, every pane of glass, every window frame and every door being cast to the ground and most of the  furniture being upset and smashed. .  Barred Him.  "Why don't you buy an automobile?"  'Xan't afford It." *  "I believe they do require the dollar  down In cash."  Where Are They T  They call It single blessedness,  "But still It keeps one guesalnjj  In such a very lonely life  To find a single blessing.  to hold a person up to ridicule and contempt to say that she played with a  dog on a lawn.  (Laughtor.)  His Lordship said the-Inference was  that tho picture was token ln the lady's  garden, and that she was a person who  liked to be advertised in this way.  Mr. Wheeler���It might have been taken ovorthe garden wall. (Laughter.)  The affidavit was read by Miss Corelll, who stated that she -went to  Stratford-on-Avon for tho purpose oi  obtaining privacy, and that the cards  wero calculated to expose her to unjust  contempt in relation to her private life,  and prejudice her tn her profession at  an authoress." *  The second defendant, Miss Edith  Wall, tn reply, retorted In her adldavl!  that so far from socking privacy during  her seven years' residence at Stratford  Miss Corelll had courted publicity ln  every way.  Mr. Wheeler followed this up with  a declaration that had the portraits of  Miss Corelll been flattering nothing  would have been heard of Hhis action.  Few ladles, he said, would"'admlt that  a portrait did them justice and ho assumed that Miss .Corelll was no exception to the rule.  if these cards were a libel, every exhibition of the Royal Academy would  be a collection of libels. (Laughter.)  Photographers, too, would be liable  to be sued, for It was common knowledge that most, people when they had  their photographs ; taken looked positively hideous.-(Laughter.)   .  Mr. Eve: Speak for yourself, Mr.  Wheeler. (Laughter.)  His lordship said ho would_ oonsldei  his decision,  Sqneetlngr a Lemon.  A simple '"method of extracting 1u!e��-  Trom a lemon without the seeds Is to  roll the lemon until quito soft,; tfien  puncture one end with a silver fork,,  making the holes quite good size.  Then the lemon Is squeezed the juice  /ill come out, but not a single segd.  Good Digestion Should Wait on Ap-  -elite.���To have tho stomach well is  o have tlio norvous sjstem well. Very  lelicate are the digestive organs.. In  ���oino so, sensitive aro they that atmospheric changes affect thoin. When  toy become disarranged no better  regulator is procurable than Parnie-  l.o's Vogotablo Pills. Thoy will "ns-  si.st the digestion so thnt tho hearty  eater will suffer no inconvenience and  ���/ill derive all tlie bcnolVts of his food.  The Vienna Fancy Dog club has established a novel dog market. Persons  with dogs for sale are Invited to send  the animals to, the clubrooms every  Wednesday, where they will be exhibited. Each animal will be examined by  a veterinary'^surgeon and also appraised by experts. Purchasers can therefore be assured that the dogs are quito  free from disease and. also worth tha  price demanded. And all this service  will be performed entirely free of  charge; neither buyer nor seller will  be asked; to contribute a penny. The  club will bear all.the expenses, as Its  only object ln Instituting the market  is to promote the breeding and traffio  In does of -rood race.  Flo��KltiR.  Flogging, In public and otherwise, is  not of mediaeval origin. In the middle  agl-s ridicule und not physical suffering  was,tlie means employed for the correction of wrongdoing; hence the pillory, the stocks aud the thewe���a chair  suspended high over tbe heads of the  crowd, in which women, generally  scolds, were brought to .a sweet reasonableness���but the whipping post belongs to the Tudor age. Tbe Elizabethan servant question was met by  flogging girls for idleness on Sunday  morning. But it was In the Hanoverian period tbat flogging was carried  to excess.- As late as 1804 six. women |  were publicly flogged in Gloucester,  England, because they bad been found  European Jla Jlt��n. *'  A French teacher of boxing points  out that aixart of self defense approximately equivalent - to jiu jitsu was  known in Europe In the seventeenth  century. Its principles are expounded  In a work by one Nicolas Peters, published at Amsterdam In 1C74 and bearing the lengthy explanatory title: "The  art of wrestl.ing and how one can protect oneself In all kinds of quarrels  that may occur;-how one can with agility and rapidity repel all unfair attacks and meet one's adversary with  science." 'The work is illustrated. The  author apparently anticipated many of  tbe characteristic grips of the Japanese exponents of today.  W   N    U   No.   602 J��'ft*5tf"i"t^zm*,wtox*-t-a*im\-'t��tt.'v~^mm^x:.'!*Zf��**.��--- fcj ���*/*���* ���^T.avni'-*'-*  .iJMf'<r' <���'  f.7 ���".�����������  THE LEADER, MOYIE, BRITISH COLUMBIA1.  !1    W  "*-. .-JJ^bliahed in the interest of the peoplp  r of Moyie and East Kootenay.  ..When a man tells sou. how.yog ought  to run your busiuees, just'take a look  at the way be Is running bia own.   >  vF. J. SMYTH, Publisher.  *-*X~(O.S R*��S&Jj I.ABKL  RATES OKMOliSCKll'TlON.  Oae Year..  ,.��2.��)  '"      SATURDAY, ��EIT. ^2, 190G.  T 4 * ___________  rpHAT ELECTION SCARE.  -���-��������� *  The Liberals are again worked up  over the proeprclB of a general election  being held this fall, December now  being tho month set fur it.  "A succession of such frights," save  the Nelsan .D.iily Canadian, "if continued for any length of timo, muni  -result lu very serious constrjnenccs to  the nervesof those who aro so constantly on the' qui vive. Both hope  and fear, when long deferred, mak--  the heart sick, and while wc di not  suppose thereis,any law that cau be  invoked to res r.nn the products of the  fecund imagination of the- inventor of  these political thunderclaps, we would  Respectfully po'nt out that an army  ���tri'gnteutd into hysterics loo often,  when ihiTfi is really no .immediate  prospect of battle, is apt to be caufjht  unprepared for battle when the tocsin  bf'war is actually sounded. Willi tin-  Liberal organizers running here and  'these and the'Liberal press shouting  warnings lb the faithful to be ready,  aye ready, at any moment lest they be  taken���unawares���the situation has  'its decidedly huniorouB'features.  With the \-ditur  oi tbe  Cranbrook  Herald on the   warpath,   or   perhaps  what is  bettir for  bis parly, on tlu  'still hiint, and with the leader of  the  opposition prospectiug on  Mr.  Bhal-  1 ford's preserves, and the repeated sensations in the way of  announcements  that an election is approaching, we can  only surmise that it takes an  unusual  amount of dynamite to keep the Liberal's suflicienlly awake,  so  that il can  "   not truly be said they will be -caught  napping."  "In the meantime there is apparently no particular stir among the frieudb  of the* Government.. The members of  ���'''- *> *��� .  the cabinet, aro attending to their departmental duties, the premier is going  . 'to Ottawa lo meet the Dominion cabi-  \,--ri    -  net and the premiers.of the other prov-  -   incea to discu3S and arrange for better  'terra's in tlio distribution  of the Dq-  irriiuion expenditure   within the  province.   Tlie rank and file of' the party  'are busy with their vocations aud for  the moat part are sharing the general  -.prosperity of tlie country, consequent  The Nelson Daily Canadian en*gests  that on Labor Day it would .be more  in keeping it there were a few bright  pithy speeches delivered, -rhe suggestion is certainly a good one.  'upon the wise administration of its affairs and ihe general rehabilitated con  dition of the finances of the province."  The',- new "provincial' "school law,  which received ' such a hammering  when it first passed, ;s Wearing well  with use'and there is now not a complaint to Ve'heafd."It is a good 'ays-  tern and the people; since they havo  tried'itj would have rio desire'to re-  'turn to the'old one.        '     '.'    '  WAS A VKKY SICK   BOY.  liut Cured hy Ohnmbcrlnln's Colic,   Chul-  (...< i'  .    'hi ai.d DlrrHoOHlteuii-ily.  "When rriy boy waa two years old he  had a very severe attack of bowel com-  'plaintyb'ut'by the use of Chamberlain,**  Colic,-Cholera and Diarrhoea 'Rmedy  'we brought'him out' all right," says  "Mi-gstfe Hickox, 'of Midland,'Mich.  ThiB remedy can be depended upon in  .the most severe cases. Even ' cholera  'infantiimis cured'by it," Fellow "th-"  'plain printed directions and a cure h  kj'ertain1:'"For Sale by Moyie D.rng &  'Stationery 'Co.1' ' l  notice.  Adam Wander U now manager of  the Moj-id Brewery, and all business  Should' be 'Iransacted ' through him.  ���Jje has power to colHct all accounts,  ��tc.  ���   :���   v ' ���' ��� ='--:' ���    ���  'MINERAL   ACT.  .  \i ;        ((MltM  F.')'  "*  /  Oebtificate of' Improvements.  ���   .1 't ���'-,'��� ,!,.>'.' 5      i  ���-  t��OTICE.  . Aurora,   Hortefhoe,'- Durante   Etna,    &nd  ?orUoud Mijieral-(-latins, stiiuite in tlie Fort  iBUJele'Miulng,Division ���of Eabt Kootenay District."." '  *  Where loc'ited:���On ivest side o'flower Moyie  Lake. .     ,      .......  ,-1'AKB fc.^Trcsf-thntl. Tlio��.T. McVittie, F.  ���M. a No. It lOCH, a^nt for (J, J,-Johnson 1<*. M  ti. Ho. U Ul-I, TIkis JUdet F. M, C.'No. Ii 919  3. B. Haiiburu F, M. 0. No. B <IC|I, T,, B Stinlmru  ��. M.'U' ly). B 9u7,iiuti.'Uil sixty, ilnv.s from dftiu  hert'of.'to applv, tii tli"i .Mining Kuronler for a  Sjcrtlfirute uf'ImprorvnieiiL'., for the purpose of,  jbbtuiiiipj- a (Jrowu Urnntnf tlie above e^alins. ,  ,' And ftirl'ner ta^o notice Unit action, un.ii-r  'ectldu*'?, :nuH bj coiameitcc-il befnre Ihi lb-  iiui'.ncuo't "iacjh -.'ertfilcdte of Imtirovunidiilc.  ^ ^itcd tUU. ijt'j. d:vy of July, 19X:  Hi . i      ,     .'   .  ���     .... -.-;.  Pn'uW'i'1 �� Burn   Promptly  Kelclvcd by  Climnb<trlali>'^   l'niu Ilului.  A lillie child of Micheal Strauss, of  Vernon,Conn., waa recently in great  pain from a burn on the hand, nnd as  cold applications only increase tin-  inllimmalion, Mr. Sirauascamc to Mr.  JaniPci N. Nicholas, a local nieichanl,  for something to atop the pain. Mr.  Nicholas says: "I advised him to use  CliHinbi'iluiu's 1'ain Balm, and tin-  first application drew out the inil.imn-  niiilion and guvc innnediale relief. 1  have used thin Huimfut my self and  reccoincndid it very often Ivr cuts,  bum, strains anil lame hack, and have  never known it u> dissapoint. I?oi  sabo by the Moyie Drug and Ktalionen  Co,  Church Si'i-vlc-os."  rBESBYTEKIAN���III   tlie   OddfelloWF  Hall."���   Suudny School at 3 p, mN Evening    service   at  8.  Kvervono welcome.  U. 11. FINLAY, Faalor.  MBTironiST���Sunday School at 3 p  m.   Evening service at 7 :30 o'clotii.  Everyone welcome.  "     T. SOWEllIiUTTS, Paator.  IF YOU HAVE A  LOT TO SELL,  A 110USET0KENT,  MINING ST.OCK TO SELL  >  Or if you wish to invest.  in any of these consult  FARRELL   &   SMYTH  ^Yf  TEETH OF PEARL,  arc easily obtained when yon  use our  tooth wash.   If you're'slcepticai, try "it  and see.   It wont  iujnre   even    tlie  mouth of a bnbe. ~**  TOOTH WASH AND DRUGS,  labeled with.our name is a   sure  sign  you're getting what you ask for.  Our name atanda for drugs that are  reliable and that aren't marked up at  inflated prices.- Your'money's worth  in druga means us. "   .  The Moyie Drug  and Stationery Co.  St.  Joseph's  Convent.  NELSON, B. C.  r,  -hoarding and Day-School conducted by the listers of St. Joseph, NelBou  B.^C; Conimercial~^and business-"  couraes a specialty. Excellence and  swift progress cbaractenize each de  partment. Parents should write for  particulara. One month assures the  public of the thoroughness 'of the  Sisters' methods of teaching. Terms  coirltnv,nce January, April and Sept..  Pupils are admitted during term.  PREST PHOTO CO.  CliANBllOOIC AND  MOYIE.  BUY-YOUR  F"2r"0.it o-iadl  FROM  A. B, Stewart & Co.  .   *.-   *  Agent   for   Crow9'   Neat  ... Steam" Laundry.  I, O. 0. F.  WJldey Lodge No. 44.  Meets Tuesday,evening3 in McGregor  hall on Victoria street. Sojourning  Odd Fellows cordially invited.  R. T. Howard, F. J. Smyth,  Noble Grand. Secr'y.  St. J'ugeno Lodge No.-37.  K. of P.  Meets evsry Thuraday  ���vening    in    McGregor  ball fit 8  o'clock.   Visiting brothers invited.  G. H. 1'in-dlay,        G. W. OltCIIAUl),  Chancellor Com. K. R.and S.  Moyie   Miners'   Union  No. 71 w. F. of M.  Meets in McGregor hall every Saturday-evening. Sojourning members  ���ire cordially invited lo attend.  Wm. J. Fki.tijam,     Thos. E. Kelly,  President. Secretary  MOYIE AERTE NO. 855  Meets ii rat Wednesday of each month.  DR. HARVIE,  Worthy PreB^  J. II TIA.WKE,  Worthy Secr'y,  Harvey   &i   McCarter,  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries, Etc.  Cranbrook,   -   -   B. C.  W. E. GURD,  BAIUUSTEK, SOLICITOR, ETC  \ ���*  CRANBROOK. - B. C  C. H. DUNBAR  Barrister, Solicitor, Notary Public, Etc  Cranbrook, B. C.  DRr. F. B. MILES,  Cranbrook, B, C.  George H. Thompson,  BARRISTKR/SOLrCITOIt,   No.-  tafy Public, &c.  CRANBROOK.      British Columbia.  W, R. BEATTY  Embalmer atTd Undertaker,  Phone 89. CRANBROOK,  Wm/ Jewell  ' Express and General Delivery Business. Livery arid  Feed Stable.  Leave Orders at  GwyrfVib's Store.  MOYIE British  fiulum" in.  ii ijmmumou UT,  ���J"~> =-*-"���>=--  ���th-e-  8  m%  DE9ATJLXIEI*. EROS,    Props.  Lar^e  sample   room   in- connection  with house for commercial men.   Besl  of accommodations.1  /��� ���  Headquirturs  for   Com-  merciul and Mining Men.  t'-**-. 7: ~^-.j   -C'.-t---.-j>.t=5-^5's*c'^-555 *^:.*"-55'���<r -.-^ ^^-.  Columbian College  NEW WESTMINSTER, B.   C.  Receivea bolh'Lndiea and Gcutle-  meir aa Resident or ��8 Day Students.  His a complete Conmiorcial or Bu8i-  neaa Course. Preparea studenta'to  gain Teacher.9 Certificates , of all  grades. In ulTilliation with TORONTO  "UNIVERSITY gives the four years  course for the B., A._-degree, aud the  first year of tlie Toronto School ol  Science. Has a special "Prospectors  Cour.se" for miners who work in B. C.  Instructions jjiven iu Art, Muaic,  Physical culture and elocution.  For Calender etc. addreaa "Columbia Coilege."    ' -  Teim  open Sept. 17th. I90G.  0. F. DE'SAULNIER.    '  DBAIER IN i  11211,1  *   Comfortable  Rooms  and  Best of  Table Board.  J. A. GOUPILL, Propr.  A. I . McKfUOP  ASSATMU,  NELSON,  B. C  RAILWAY  EXHIBITION  Excursion Rates  NELSON MD EEyURK  ON SALE September 18  19 and 30 Return Sept,  25th,' : -  V  Westminster Return"  ON SALE September 28  good to return till Oct 11  Daily through," Sleepers  Arrowhead -to' Vancouver  Full particulars from   '  J. Attwood, Agent, Moyie.  J. S". CARTFR, E. J. GOYLE,  "Dist, Pass.;Agt/ Ass't '  Nelson, Vancouver. '  KA.KKET8  In   all  the   Principal  Cities and  /Towns  in  British Columbia.  '. 'MOYIE,  WHOLESALE ANl>.  RETAIt.  MEAT     MERCHANTS  Fresh  and Cured Moats, Fresh , �����  Fish, Game ana Poultry.   We  -supply only   the_ best.    Your  trade solicited.  STOF AT THE  COSMOPOLITAN  WHEN IN  CRANBROOK  E. H. SMALL, Manager.       "  Good rooms, good tables and bar  and  first class sample rooiis.  6. 8. SIRANGE, -  Contractor and Builder  - PLANS AND ESTI-    ���* j '  MATES F&EE. .    ,-  Apply   at      ���  Mrs. Gorman's Board-  "   N ing House. '.  .E.G. GWYOTE -  Oigara, .    Tobacco,     J   Confctionery  ' Fruits, E'o  FARBELL BLOCK,  P.FOSSOM  BREAD,  CAKE,  PASijLY,  ALWAYS ON IIA-SD.  Meals at-all-Hours.   '  Manhattan      HoteL  SEE  FARRELL & SMYTH  FOR  Fire Insurance,  Real Estate,,  Collections.  ��� Victoria Street.  Moyio.  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE      ,  Paidrup Capital, $10,000,000. . Reserve Fund, $4,500,000  HEAD -OFFICE,  TORONTO  -B. E. WALKER, General Manager     ,. -.       ALEX. LAIRD, Asst. Cen'l Manager  BRANCHES THROUGHOUT CANADA, AN1> IN  . ' THE UNITED STATES AND ENGLAND  A general Banking business transacted.   Accounts may be opened and conducted by  mail with all branches of this Bank.  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Deposits of -$1 and upwards received, and interest,allowed at  current rates.   The depositor is subject to no delay whatever iu the withdrawal of tlie whole or any  portion of the deposit       .  CRANBROOK BRANCH.  F, C. MALPAS. MGR  pmg-^istm^-^w'aiWJ!5^^  !  Cranbrook Co-Operative Stores  _    limited/ ���-  ->..--���". - _ ��� -     -       *  Funeral Directors and '  " Embalmers.        " (  m  iS;-^,^-^*-g,^^'^,^'-?wi^^^-<5��;-5&--5f��-^  ^ \. Thirteenth .Annual" .  Spokane  .Interstate     Fair  .'- ^35,000 in Prises arid Purses.  > --  ?5,000  for Country and District Fruit Exhibits. - Homo Industry E- pokition  .   occupying "now ^ooobuildin-r, filled with working cxbibits/_ Larger   ..  exhibits iu! every depaitmout.    Big .Poultry-Show,  Two weeks Fair aud Kaees. ���        ..-���-.  Sept. 24th to Oct. 6th,'06  Open Day Ancl Night' '  Sensational free acts every afternoon., Free Vaudeville and Baud Coucerf'evcry  night. ~ Admission after 6 p. m...only 10c.  For Program, Prize Lists aud other  imforuiation,  address  'ROBERT H. C5SGRQVE   ^       ���  "519 First Avenue,"Spokane, Wash. v . Secretary andrManager  .���"-���k''-5,5v**w"-"5w>B.- *55^���*s*a^���~~s^���  II  "I  P  1111  I  �����i55������-���������������������>c���������'5S������������-53��3SS5^SS"-*^S33-> 9999ee��* 92222229  i mOYIE    HOtEL. I  ���\.  P. F. J0EMS10M  2 This Hotel is New and well Furnished   The <*-"  Tables are Supplied with the Best the  Market affords. The Bar is Filled with  N      the Best Brands of Liquors and Cigars/  '    HEADQUARTERS FOR COMMERCIAL     - |  AND MINING MEN ,.' *- .   ��  -\10TIH: ��� -     /���       '��� - ��� BBlXIsn COLUMBIA    U    ���- w  ������������ ��������� tteGGGGGe<SZ!��<&���e(:9299Gfiii<<992%e9999922G���G<��Sr(���� 4  ojie Beer  QOEE>.'3   iVE'JTE,  MOYIE,   B. a.  PROHPTStDELIVERY.   - '  Queens', Ave!     MOYIE  As mada by tbe present brewer  ia   admittedly- the  Best Beer in East Kootenay. With tbe Beet Malt'and  the Purest Spring Water-ii-ia unexcelled /or quality.  -Insist on bavingJVioyie Beer, ��� ( '  *  Bottled and Draft Beer,  \ j  I  \i  Ml  1 ^1  JULIUS MUELLER, Proprietor,  MOYIE, 3..C,  r^Jtlti&i&m��SWSB&

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