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Array :%.  *"-      Tt  wr^'  .- HEADQtrARTEI S (EOU {  SOUVEN|ks  OT  '  W. H. WILSONr:j?weIefc  l ,F,  . CRANBROO^.       CO        o  VOL. II, NO 2^: ���  f  *- t."'i  ''<�����~i\  -    "        '"������ * -��� ... i  OtfiK-'-SldfcSSES DO ITi^:  CRANBROOK^'    -^V      -^/^l  $2A \'KAn  A   WELL   SHAPED   HEAD        .   ^  eauired to get fitted properly with the latest in   ^  A   NEAT   FITTING   HAT  when you come to our store.   We are in a position to fit any shaped head  TODAY .  will see the start of a big discount sale on hats.  As the season is well advanced straw hats  will be  sold at less than cost.  A   FORTUNE  is not* needed to buy hats at this sale.' The stock  has to be reduced, and hats will be sold from 20c up  |       GENERAL FLOAT  Easlo wants her old buildings  torn down, and in Moyie any old  shack will rent for $10 a month.  W. A. Galliher is at Ottawa,  and the general impression there  is that he will be appointed on the  railway commission.  A. S. Goodave will assist J. H.  Schoffield, M. L. A., in laying the  corner stone of the new public  school at Nelson on Labor Day.  E. G. GWYNNE,  Cigars, Tobaccos,    Confectionery  FRUIT, .ETC.,  FARRELL BLOCK  MOYIE  Beale & Elwell.  The International Typographical Union has made' a contribution of $500 for the relief of the  members who suffered by the  Fernie fire.  A $15,000 horse race has been  won by Pinkola. Sounds like a  cross between a patent medicine  and a soda fountain drink.���  Spokesman-Reviev.   -  -'-  LaJboFVBay.  There promises to.be big doings  at Cranbrook next,rMonday. It  is the intention of [Moyie sto.tnin  out In full force." The mine will  be closed down and the sawmill  also, anjr* everyone will take a  holiday. A special train will  leave Moyie at 0 a. ni. and returning will leave Cranbrook at 8;30  p. m. The round trip' fare from  Moyie is only 80 cents and will be  good_returniu**j tjll Sapt;- 9 th.  There will ' be J a i.danceV,in the  Au'ditoriunvin the evening!  Fire, Life  Hosd Office '  CKA.MBBOOK  'and Accident Insurance.  ..   MOYIE, B.-C  Leave Me Your Orders  FOR  .i  PRESERVING FRUITS, ETC  Also for FRESH  VEGETABLES...'Everything  ^- ���       **".-,      ^sonablein stock.  j.w:fitch's.  sea-  Moyie Co-Operative Association^ Ltd���  SPECIALS IN LADIES^ SHOES.  ��� Ladies' box calf, wide toe; sizes 3, 4}, 5, 5��  andO, only,' ' ��*���   *2-75 Special, $1.9o  Ladies" Dongola-, Blucher, patent tip.   A smart  street shoe.   Size's 2*? 3,4,5, 5*.   Reg    2.75; special,   $2.00  Ladies' Ball patent tip.   Sizes 2, 2J, 3, 8J, 4,  ���    Reg. $2.75; special, $2.00  Boys's buff ball school boot. 11,12,13. Reg. 2.10. spec. $1.65  Youths' huff ball 3, 4, 5, and 6.   Reg. 2.25, "-pedal, $1.75  Also a few odd sizes ia children in equally big reduction.. .       FARRELL   BLOCK  The champion absent-minded  man is the chap in ^Illinois who  rode 40 miles to get his marriage  license and then couldn't remember the girl's name.  The Nelson D^ily News is to  have a new home in the brick  building on Baker street just  west of the Bank of Montreal.  We can now look for articles on  high finance. __    -.  A. S. G-oodeve,  Town Improvements.  - *    -rrrHit  A. P. Mocdonald and E. A. Hill,  while at the coast lasfrweek, went  to Victoria and * conferred with  the government on''several matters foe the banifit of Moyie.  These men pointed out the large  revenue . which _ the government  derived from Moyie .and to the  small "expenditure,, which , was  made on the towu" each year in  return. A promise was ' made to  have the government engineer,  Mr. Gamble, come^toiMoyie and  look, into the. wort' requested.  And there has1 been no delay on  the part', of. the government, for  On Wednesday of this week both  Mr, Armstrong and Mr. Gamble  were here. , The work planned is  &'^gSfg-aSIEBS8a^6gB;  A. S. Goodeve, Conservative  candidate for the -Dominion  house, had a rousing meeting in  the Edison theatre at. Ci*nbrook  last night. Victor Rollins occupied the chair, and J. A. Harvey  and others were on the platform  with Mr. Goodeve. It was the  opening of Mr. Goodeve's campaign in-South Eist Kootenay,  and the members of, the^party  feel quite jubilant "over- the; impression he made. '  Mr. Goodeve ;liad no -hesitancy  whatever in wading into the  lobor question, and he explained  to the satisfaction of all the  position which he took ��� during  the trouble at Rossland -.some  years ago. The strike there began in July, 1001, and at 'that  time C. O. Lalonde was mayor.  J. S. Clute was the next mayor,  and was in office when the strike  was declared off on February 10  1902. So that the contention of  many that Goodeve was mayor of  Rossland during  the. trouble   is  the rounding" "of-. Victoria and  Tavistock streets add Moyie'.and  Queen's avenues, and the'opening  up of several of "the other streets.  The flume f rom, Campbell creek is  to be brought down Queens  avenue tojbbTe lake} and the sidewalk's are tobe put in repair. .In  allan expendi6ure'of several hundred will be made by the govern-  t "**       t ���'JW jfj -,-���*_, f r- ~  meat uvMo'yie this fall.. ,  ���  Management phanges.  |L ," LOCAL ASSAYS  f!H9��99999999��9999999��9999tSl  Jas. Thorn is on his return from'  Scotland. -,,      ' -,'  i '���*  MUs Lois Gamble is visiting in  Rossland.  E.  A. Hill returned   Tuesday  from the coast.    .'.   *'*  i *.,  .      .  Next Thursday will be payday  at the St. Eugene/  Mabel, Luther returned from  Spokane yesterday.  Lillie Schulze is attending the  Blair business college in Spokane.  D. A. Ayres' father is here on a  visit with Mr. and Mrs. Ayres.  A daughter was born to Mr.'  and Mrs. "J. R. Wood last evening. "  Mrs. Cha9. Hanna came home  from Cranbrook yesterday. \  Harry Dimock has. taken over  the bowling alley near his hotel. x  Moyie Miners Union is holding  its regular semi-annual election  today. ,   - -     _      -       - -  St. Eugene Lodge K.1 of P. will  meet every Thursday evening  hereafter.  Frand^ Cryderman is ���now employed as mixologist at .the Cranbrook Hotel at Cranbrook.  Wm. Lawson'is back from Silverton, where he was^doing assessment work on his claims.  R. T. Lowery was on Thursday's westbound train enroute to  Greenwood on his retur nf rom the  east.  , ,  - Tom Summers and Fred Hamilton'have their store opened in the  Conrad building.  * .The Armstrong cottage* on  Queens avenue are, to be repainted. "'- .  '���V. S. L'ddicoatt, of Geo. R  Leask ��fc Co., Cranbrook," was here  this^week finishing up some work  FISET   SHOWING. OF HIGH GKAEB.  "THE BROADWAY BRANDS  ,~    Zi"<Ti  o  rM  M  S-  o  H;  o  o  o  V |i ?';  We take pleasure in presenting to our patrons tho first  showing of fall and winter  stj'les in this high grade  clothing. "While our stock  is not yet eomplete the selection we have on hand  ���will convey a correct impression* ^of-the styles that  will prevail for the coming  season.  O  O  w  K  a  o  t<  o  w  l-l  Mi  ji>  m  MacEachern & Macdonald  Lumber Contracts Let.  The contracts for suppling lumber and other building materal,  to. be purchased by the relief  committee of Fernie have been  awarded and have been given to  local firms, with the exception of  the brick,-wihch was secured by  a Lethbridge firm. The Elk Lumber company secured the contract  for the lumber and' J. D. Q<iail  and Whimster & company's tenders for hardware were accepted.  The material will be delivered  immediately and distributed  amongst" those who have applied  for.assistance in building their  homes, and will relieve the' situation amongst the homeless con-  w>ich~ the .contracting firm had in I siderably.   Most   of "the tempo**  METAL   MARKET.  New York-Bar silver, 52 ct?v '  Lead*,$4r75.- - Copper, 13 ct?._  " London���Lead; ��13, 2* ,6d      '  .->  Mute  r. tSt*rfi-rf��J& iOt^rjCj^^sfe-s^-^^^-*^^ ste_&j&^to.&.&.& s&  MOYIE'S   LEA.DING-HOTEL.-  Hotel Kootenay  The best of accommodations  for the Traveling Public.  Largo and Commodious Sample Rooms. Billiard Rooms,  MoTAVISH & CAMERON Proprietors.  absolutely wothout foundation.  Mr. Goodeve went west today.  He did not have time to stop  here, but he will return shortly  and discuss the public issues.  Herbert. Cross, who has hacHihe  management of the Moyie^ Cooperative store since it "was started  last fall, is, severing his "connection with that institution" today.  Mr. Cross has sold. his. house and  lot to the Catholic .-.church. Mr.  Crosssays-he has no plans outlined for the immediate future.  John Taylor succeeds Mr. Cross  as manager of the" Co-Operative  store. Mr. Taylor is a heavy  shareholder in the Association  and is a man of excellent habits  and good business ability. He is  an old resident of Moyie, and was  for several terms president of the  Miners' Union.  Machinists' Strike.  J* ^n��r7t>->tr UrXK^r^ /^ ^ z^-r ���^^-A-^r *^jr^-^r^ tynynycTy.'  Ye Men From the Island.  Big and small, we fit 'em all���in the  good old Stanfield's Unshrinkable  Underwear.  Moving Pictures.  A moving picture show was put  on in Morley hall Wednesday  evening by the management of  the Cranbrook Auditorium. The  pictures were good and took well.  Next Wednesday there will be  another show, and there will also  be some special features. There  will be singing by Mr. F. W.  Reeves, western Canada's famous  baritone.  hand.." '-���,.-; ; - >. v. *'.'���.  U>The I-aitlTof 'Christianity" will  be the subject at" the Methodist  church Sunday.evening. A cordial invitation is extended to all.  - Fred' Ege has gone to .Marys-  ville for a short stay. He will return after Labor Day.  - There was the regular social  dance at Morley hall last evening  and there was a good attendance.-  These dances will b<3 given every  Friday evening.  Ladies, see our new line of  American shoes. -They're dandies.  At E." A. Hill's.  The latest patterns   in   Men's  rary stores and offices have been  completed sufficiently - to be;, occupied, and a number of firms  are now paying attention to" the  erection of permanent structures,  the basements of the old premises having been cleaned up and  new foundations put in and several of them will finish this fall.  Morley May Build.  'Good Show Coining.  Marie Van Tassell, .who will ap-'  pear here with a first clasB/mipl,'*..  porting Company -in a repertoire"  of strong plays on Thursday, Pi> ���  day and Saturday of.next week,  has made some notable suwessesV"  in leading roles both comedy /and1  emotional in New-York; and'the'*>  principal, cities   throughout''th'e>..  country.playing all last'winter iujj;  Chas. H. Moyer.  E. A. HILL,  THE   FURNISHER.  Imperial Bank of Canada.  .     -'  ���a  I  5  The date of Moyer's visit to  Moyie is not yet definitely known,  but it will probaby be within the  next week oi fan days. He will  probably be given a public reception when he comes.  The Conrad Block,  A crisis is approaching in the  mechanics' strike on the Canadian  Pacific railway. The committee  now in session in Montreal, representing all the orders and unions  to which employees belong, it is  understood, have given the company this week to decide whether  they will meet this committee in  conference, with the object of  settling the strike, or have the  entire system tied up. The committee in Montreal represent not  only the machinists, boiler makers  and carmen on strike, but also  the" engineers, firemen, conductors  and trainmen.  It seems to be a fight between  the 'unions and the Canadian  Pacific railway, the company having made up its mind to test their  strength.  Thos. A. Edison.  Capital Authorized-  Capital paid up -���  Rest =   ......,$10,000,600..  ��� 4,925,000.  .���-,���4,925.000.  Savings bank department.  of  deposits  Interest allowed on deposits from date  credited quarterly.  and  It is understood that S. P. Mor  ley, a Cranbrook capitalist, has in  view the putting up of another  building in Moyie on the lots adjoining his preseut building, now  under lease by J. W. Pitch.   Mr.  CRANBROOK BRANCH.  J. F. M. PIMKHAM, Manager.  I  4$, A  Calder Bros, have just about  completed their work on the new  Conrad building, next ' to the  Hotel Kootenay. The tailor shop  ofC A. Foote and the store of  A. B. Stewart have been enlarged  considerably, and the upstairs  will be used as a lodging house.  All young men are iuvited to  attend the young men's bible  class at the Methodist church,  Sunday afternoon at 4:30. Special  singing is on the program for this  Sunday afternoon.  suits at E. A. Hill's.  Rev. Hughes of Cranbrook was  here Thursday and hold services  in the evening at the Methodist  church.  Mrs.-A. F. Sherman is here  from Molson, Wash., and is visiting with her parents. Mr. and Mrs.  Ferris.  The ladies of the Presbyterian  church will serve lunch at the  church on the afternoon of the  15tb,commencing at 2 p. m.  Mike Bonner came down from  Field the first of the week, and he  will probably remain in Moyie for  some time.  Harry Lalonde writes that he  has purchased a farm near Notre  Dame de LaSalette, Quebec, and  will probably not come to the  west again.  BOARD���Board with or without room. For particulars apply  to Mrs. Woods at residence near  Drewry building.  Efarry Deshesne, who has been  in the Cranbrook hospital for  some time suffering from- blood  poisoning, is recovering speedily,  and will soon be able to return to  work,  Robt. Lenox and family returned Thursday from Newport,  Idaho, where they have been on  an outing for the past 10 days.  Mr. Lenox is timber foreman  at the St. Eugene.  John Macdonald was forced to  give up the Creston school ouac-  On Labor Day the Moyie post- count of his health. He is again  office will be open between 5 and back in Moyie and is working at  0 o'clock. tJie St' Eu��ene concentrator.  Morley is no^dfor~hi3_good~busi-  ness investments, and he looks  upon Moyie as an absolutely safe  place in which to put money.  The new building will be at least  as large and as substantial as the  present one. M r. Morley will not  look for a tenant before he build"-,  being of the opinion that when  the building is up some person  looking for a business opening  wil drop in and lease it.  Grand  Master,  dramatic1 : stock jan^^Spokane'.^  Among the clever' people'"iu'-'sup':'''  port^of ."Mjssv.Vau uT*ssel .'id ttie,,  talanted young leading "man MrY-  Wm.'   Spera,   late of Frohman's  Empire Theatre   Company,* Now,  York.   M-86   Eron.Bjucher   who'  wins the, hearts of the audience at  once with her dainty   ways and  lively dancing/   Mr. Bart Uadldy  who-ie clever work in both leading ,  and heavy roles his made-him a  prime   favorite   throughout the  West. -Mr. O. W. Kyie, a character actor of ability, and Mr. Chas.  Tyson are " clever young juvenile'  man.   A-nong the most enjoyable  features of the performance are  the specialties of Eirl Ganoreaux,  the,boy���baritoue-and-mindoiin-  artist, and Miss B3fcty Windsor,  whose beautiful voice has won for  her   the   enviable   reputation of  Spokane's   sweetest   singer.   Reserved   seats   on   sale at usual  place. g.  fifiwl  It may not be "generally known,  but it is a fact just the same,  that Thos. A. Edison, the iventbr,  was a passenger on last night's  Soo-Spokane train. Edison and  his family were on their way  from an outing in the Yellow-  etone park and are going to  Banff.  H T. Fulton, of Ladysmith,  grand master of the Odd Fellows  of British Columbia, will pay  Wildey Lodge an official visit  next Tuesdayevening, September  8th. There will be work on,  and the grand master will be entertained at a luncheon and smoker in the hall.' All members of  the order who are in town are urgently requested to attend that  evening. ������-.������-   ���  Electric Lights.  The Black Horse.  Word comes from Mullan,  Idaho, that a very important  strike was made a day oi two ago  on tho Black Horse property near  that place. Aa unlooked for  chute of ore was struck while.  driving a tunnel to tap an or.*  body which was uncovered on the  surface. Thoro is only 40 feet yet  to strike this b.ody, which from  this point will have a depth,froui  the surface of 800 feet. Several  Moyie parties hold stock iu thid  property, and W. P. White, formerly superintendent of the St.  Eugene, is heavily interested and  is one of the promoters.  Postofflceliabor Day,  There js a movement on foot to  install an electric lighting system in Moyie. The propositirn  is meeting with popular' favor.  More particulars will be given  next week.  At the St. Eugene.  Another Building.  Calder * Bros., the Moyie contractors, have been awarded the  contract for erectiug a cottage foi  Richard Macken in the Farrel  addition,  A new boiler room is to be  built near the L<*ke Shore working of the St. Eugene, and a high  trestle ia tobe built out over the  railway track, over which the  waste will be carried out over  ind dumped. There was a larger  shipment of ore from the St.  Eugene last week than for any  week previous during the current year. The mine now bus  more ore in Mjjht than ever be��  fore in its history.  1  * -ii..-c -i>- - THE    LEADER,    MOYIE,    BRITISH    COLUMBIA.  /  \      GAe  REFUGEES  By A. CONAN DOYLE,  Author  of   "The   Return  of   Sherlock  Holme."  CopyT-lcht, 1803, hy Harper & Brothers  (Continued:-  I'Tom  jL.ii  isoue  to  I'oltou  was  out  ��� twelve miles * down tlio river, but' b>  tlio woodland route tlio distance was  more than doubled. Tbe four men,  walkcdjn single tile', Du Lhut lending.  De Catinat walked behind, then Bphra-  iin Savage, and then Amos, all with  their weapons ready and with evory  sense upon tbe alert. By midday they  were more than halfway and halted lu  a thicket for n scanty meal of bread  and cheese. For an hour more they  picked their way through the woods,  following In the steps of the old French  pioneer.  Suddenly Du Lhut dropped upon his  knees and stooped bis ear to the  ground. lie rose, shook his head and  walked on with a grave face.  "Did you boar something?" whispered Amos.  -. Du Lhut put his flngor to bis lips and  then in an Instant was down upon his  face with bis ear fixed to the ground.  He sprang up with tbe look of a man  who has beard what he expected to  hear.  "Walk on," said he quietly, "and behave exactly as you have done all  day."  "What is it, then?"  "Indians."  "In" front of us?"  .   "No; behind us.   Tbey are following  'us���two, I think.   Do not look round.  .Walk   on   as  before.    They  are  Iroquois."  "And pursuing us?"  "No; we are pursuing them."  "How far off are tbey?"  "About 200 paces, I think."  "Tbey cannot see us then?".'  "I "think not, but _I-.cannot'be sure.  '  Tbey are following our trail, I'think."*  ."What shall wo.do then?"      '   '.  "Let us make a circle <and get behind them."  ��� . Turning * sharp to the left, he led  tbeni in a long curve through the  woods, hurrying swiftly and yet' silently under the'darkest shadow of the  ,    trees.   Then he turned again atid pres-  . ently halted.  "This is our own track," said he.  ",y.    -'Aye, and two redskins have passed  --*��� oyer  it!" cried  Amos,  bending down  ;'iind pointing to marks which were en-  "'. Urely. invisible to Ephraim Savage and  >,De Catinat.  "A full grosvn warrior and a lad on  his -first ��� warpath," said Du - Lhut.  *_ "They are moving fagt, you see, for  you.can'hardly see the heel marks of  .'- their- moccasins. They walked one behind the other. Now let us follow  them' as they followed us and see if  we have better luck."  He sped swiftly along the trail, with.  his  musket  cocked  in  his hand, tho  others following hard upon his, heels,'  but there was no sound and no sign..of  .   'life from the shadowy woods in front  - of them.- Suddenly Du JLhut stopped  and grounded his weapon.  '"They are still behind,us," he said.  >*   "This is the point where we branched  ., off.  They have hesitated a moment, as  ,* you can see by their footmarks, and  '*, .then :they l*.ive��� followed on."-'  ' "If we go round again and quicken  -    our pace we may-overtake-them."  "No; they are on their guard now.  Lie hero behind tbe fallen log, and wo  - shall see If we can catch a glimpse of  them.'-' -     '  A great rotten trunk, all green* with  mold and blotched with pink and purple fungi, lay to one side of .where they  stood. Behind tbis the Frenchman  crouched, and his three companions  .followed his example, peering through  _^���the_br.usb_wood_scrc_en_in_front of them.  Ten minutes passed, and there was  no sign  of any   living thing behind  "them. ��� ���  "They-are over in yonder thicket,**  whispered Du Lhut.  "Have you seen them?"  "No."  - "How do-vou know, then?"  "I saw a squirrel come from his  hole In* tho great white birch tree yon-  ,dcr. lie scuttled back again as^_u\  something had scared him. From his  bole he can see down Into that brushwood."  '   "Do you think that they know that  we are here?"  "They cannot see us.   But they are  -Busplclous*"  "Shall wo rush for tho brushwood?"  "They would pick two of us off and  be gone like shadows through tlio  woods. No; we had best go on our  way."  "But they will follow us."  "I hardiy think that they will. YVc  are four and they aro only two, and  they know now that we aro ou our  guard. We must push on fast new,  for where there are two Iroquois there  are likely to bo 200 not very far off.  Ah, here is the Ajidaumo creek, where  the Indians set .the sturgeon nets. It  is still seven miles to Poitou."  "We shall be there before nightfall,  then?"  "I think that we had best wait for  nightfall before we make our way in:  Since the Iroquois scouts arc out as  "far as this it is likely that tbey lie  thick round Poitou, and we may find  the last stop the worst unless we have  a care." He paused a moment with  slanting head and sidelong ear. "By  Ste. Anno:" ho muttered, "we have not  shaken them off. Tbey are still upon  our trail."  "You hoar them?'"  "Yes: tbey are no great way from  us. They will find that they have followed us once too often this lime.  Slip off your moccasins, monsieur."  De'Catinat pulled oil bis sliods as  directed and Du Lhut. did tbe same.  '.'Put them on as if they were  gloves," said the pioneer, and an^Jin-  stant later Ephvmm Savage and Amos  had their comrades' shoes, upon .their  hands.  "You can swing your muskets over  your back. So! Now down- on all  fours, bending 3*ourselves double, with  your hands pressing hard upon the  earth. That is excellent. Two men  can leave the trail of four. Now come  with me, monsieur."  He flitted from tree to tree on a line  .which, jvas-riarallel to but jo. few yards  distant from that of their comrades.  Then suddenly he crouched behind a-  bush and pulled De Catinat down he-  side him.  "Tbey must pass us in a few minutes," he whispered.. y'-Do not fire if  you can help it." Something gleamed  in Du Lhut's hand, and his comrade,  glancing down, saw that he had drawn  a keen little tomahawk from his belt.  Suddenly he saw something move. It  flitted like a shadow.from one trunk  to the other, so swiftly that De Catinat  could not have told "whether it were  beast or human. And then again Tie.  saw it, and yet a^aln. sometimes one  shadow, sometimes two shadows. Then  for a' few moments all was still once  more, and then in an instant then-  crept out from among the bushes tbe  most terrible looking creature that ever  walked the earth���an Iroquois chief  upon tho war trail.  Ho was a tall, powerful^ man, and  his bristle of scalp locks and eagle  feathers made bim look like a giant lithe, dim light" for a good eight feet lay  between his beaded moccasin.and tlio  topmost plume of his headgear. One  6ido of his face was painted in soot,  oeher and vermilion to resemble a dog  and the other half as a fowl. His gun  was thrown forward, and he crept  along'with bended knees, peering, Intoning, pausing, hurrying on, a breathing image of caution. Two paces be-,  hind him walked a lad of fourteen.,  clad and armed in the same fashion,  hut without the painted face. ."���--.;���     ;;-  Tbey were just abreast ot the bush,  when something caught the eye of the  younger warrior, some displaced twig  or fluttering leaf, and he'paused, with  suspicion' in every feature. Another  instant and ho had warned his 'companion, but Du Lhut sprang out and  buried his hatchet in the skull of the  older warrior. De Catinat heard a dull  crash, as when an ax splinters its way  into a rotten tree, an'd the man fell  like a log! kicking and striking with  his powerful limbs. The younger warrior sprang like a deer over his fallen  comrade and dashed on into the wood.  But an instant.later there was a gunshot among the trees in front, followed  by a faint walling cry.      ��� *.    . \   .  "That is his death whoop,", said Du  Lhut composedly.  As be spoke the-two'-others came  back, Ephraim ramming.a fresh charge  into*his musket. '   . V*  "Ah, he's gone," said Du Lh'nt As  he spoke the Indian gave a last spasm  with his bands and feet a'nd lay rigid:'  "He's a great chief," said Du Lhut.  "It Is Brown Moose of tiie Mohawks,  and the other is his second son. ~JXe  have drawn first blood, but I do not  think that it will be the last, for the  Iroquois do not allow their war chiefs  to die unavenged. He 'w'aa a mighty  fighter." .       .' ,' .   *,  They turned away, leaving.the^red  figure stretched under.the silent trees.'  As they passed ��� on they caught a  glimpse', of the' lad lying, doubled .up  among the bushes where he -had fallijn.  The pioneer walked very swiftly until  be came to a little stream" whiclrprat-  tled down to the big river. Here be  slipped off his,, shoes and leggings and  waded down It with his companions for  half a mile or so.  "They will follow our tracks when  they find him," said he, "but this will  throw them off, for it is only on running water that an Iroquois can find  no' trace. And now we shall lie In this  clump until nightfall, for we aro little  over a mile from Fort Toitou, and It is  dangerous to go forward, for the ground .'  becom'es more open." -  -A>.di so they remained concealed  among the alders while .the shadows  turned from short to long, and the  white drifting clouds above them were  tinned with the pink of the setting suu.  Du Lhut coiled himself into a ball, with  bis pipe between bis teeth, and dropped  into a light sleep, pricking up His ears  and starting at the slightest sound.  Tlio two Americans whispered together  'or a long lime, but at last tbe soothing  mm of a gentle breeze through the  ���������inc."-**! lulled them off also . Dp Cati  nat alone remained awake, his nerves  in���a���tingle���from���a-strange,���sudden  shadow which had fallen upon his soul.  So clear It-was and;so vivid that It was  *vith a start that be came suddenly to  ^imself and found that the night was  creeping on in the forest-and that Du  Lhut had roused himself and was ready  for a start.  "Have you been awake?" asked the  pioneer.   Have'you heard anything?'';  "Nothing but the hooting of the owl."  "It seemed^to me in my sleep that I  heard a.gunshot In the distance:"  "In your sleep?"  "Yes. I hear as well asleep as awake  and remember what I hear. But now  you must follow me close, and we shall  be in the fort soon."  ���'Teste! You are a woodman Indeed!"  "I   believe   that   these   woods   are  swarming with Iroquois, although we  have  had'the  good   fortune  to' miss  "���".cm. So great a chief as Brown Moose'  would  not st-irt on the path ��� with a  small following or for a small object.  They  must   moan .mischief  uuQn.lhe  r !I\P.. *x . A  Du Lhut sprang out and buried his  hatchet in the sloull of Vie uurrior.  Richelieu. The woods will not be safe.  I fear, until the partridge berries are  out once more. You must stay at Ste.  Marie until then.  "I had rather stay there forever than  expose my wife to such devils."  "Aye, devils they are if ever devils  waikeil.unon earth.   And now vi��,nre  on the vTiry. borders or the cieitfln'g',  and the blockhouse lies yonder among  the clump of maples. You did hot  come' as 'near to Ste. Marie unchallenged, and yet De Lannes .is as old a  soldier as De la Noue. j' We can scarce  see now, but yonder, near the river, is  where he exercises his men."  "He does so now," said Amos. "1  see a dozen of them drawn up in a line  at their drill." . ,  "No sentinels, auxl all the men at  drill!" cried Du Lhut in contempt- "It  Is. as you say, however, for I can see  them niy-self, with' their ranks open  -and each as stiff and straight as a  pine stump. One would thiuk, to see  them stand so still, that there was not  an Indian nearer than Orange."  Du Lhut advanced from the bushes  as.lie spoke; and the four men crossed  the open ground in the direction of the  lino of men who waited silently for  them In the dim twilight. They were  within fifty paces, and yet none of  them bad raised-baud or voice to chal-.  lengo their approach. There was something .uncanny In the silence, and a  change came over Du Lhut's face.as  be peered in front of him.  "My Cod!" he screamed. "Look at  the fort!" _���     ...........  They .had cleared the clump of,trees,  and tho ".'outline- of the blockhouse  should have shown up In front.of them.  There was no sign of it. It was gone.  ' So unexpected; was -the blow that  even Du Lhut,-hardened'*from his  childhood to.every shock amF danger,  stood sfiakon aiid dismayed' ' Then,  with ah oath, hi ran-at tiie'top of his  speed toward the line'of figures.  As they drew nearer they could see  through the dusk that it was "not indeed a line. A Silent and motionless  officer stood out some twenty paces in  front of his silent and motionless men..  'They were lashed to low posts with  willow withes, some, twenty.-of -them,  naked all and twisted and screwed into every strange shape which an agonized body- could assume. For a moment the four comrades stared in silent horror at the drfeadful group.  Then* each* acted as his nature bade  him. De Catinat staggered up against  a tree trunk and leaned bis head upon  his an-frs deathly sick; Du Lhut fell  down upon his knees-'and sa-id something to heaven, with his two clinched  bands shaking up- at the darkening  sky; Ephraim Savage examined the  priming of his gun, with a tightened  lip and .a gleaming eye, while Amos  Green, without a word, began to cast  rouuj" ia circles in search of a trn'*  --   (To be Continued.)  FISHER-BERESFOSD ROW.  Juarrel In High Circles May Impair  Efficiency of British  Navy.  The unpleasantness alleged between  Lord Charles Beresford as Command-  ar-in-Chief of the Channel fleet,, and'  Sir John Fisher is attracting a great  deal of attention at the present time  in the Mother Country.   It is felt that  some steps..* wiii shortly be taken to  relieve a situation which, if correctly stated, may threaten the discipline  and efficiency of the British navy.   It  is stated that in November last Sir  Percy Scott, who commands tho First  Cruiser ' Squadron,   made   a   signal  which Lord Charles Beresford ��� not  without reason ��� described as ."contemptuous in tone and insubordinate  in character."   For this  offence  the  Commander-in-Chief reprimanded Sir  Percy Scott in the presence of a junior officer, and caused the signal to  be expunged from the log.      .   .  ���Since-ttiat" time" the -personal  relations  between  the  two  officers  have  become notorious, and Jt is common  knowledge that Admiral Lord Charles  Beresford and Admiral Sir Percy Scott  have not been on speaking tcrnis, notwithstanding that they hold important commands in the same fleet.  The second incident, which carries-  the dispute into another and a higher  quarter, is based on the report o"f the  meeting between Sir John Fisher and  Lord Charles Beresford at a recent  lovee ��� an incident which is said to  have been witnessed by several officers in His Majesty's service, who put  upon it the only construction possible  _at~the moment-  HAWAII'S GOATS.  J  They  Eat   Up   the   Mountain   Forests  and Cause  Floods.  The wild goat of Hawaii in recent  years became a serious menace to agriculture in various parts of the' territory. Secure among the almost Inaccessible cliffs of the mountains,  thousands of these nimble animals  find a congenial home, and, although  uo systematic efforts have as yet been'  Inaugurated for exterminating them,  they are nevertheless extremely* wary  and difficult to approach.  California and Australia have had  their scourges of rahHts, and various  western states 'still have their troubles* in combating prairie dogs and  gophers, but these pests Injure the agriculturist directly by attacking his  growing crops, while, on the otjier hand,  the goats of Hawaii do the same thing  Indirectly by ruining the mountain forests, which conserve the rainfall on  which the water for Irrigation purposes Is dependent. This was not for  a long time appreciated, but of late  'years, with tbe rapid increase in the  number of goats, It has become very  apparent In some sections of the  mountain districts, once heavily wooded, there is now scarcely any vegeta-,  tion at all, due solely to the destructive feeding of tiie "goats. .  ! Goat hunting, is a popular, diversion  in some parts of the territory and as a  Bport Is,by no means^to be despised.  Although the animals are numerous,  Jt requires some; hard', tramping ;and  climbing to get to .their haunts, an<J  -then'a true aim and good eye for distance in oNler to have much success.  Occasionally parties are organized and  a week or more spent in goat shooting,  with the result that sometimes several  hundred are slaughtered. Were it not  for the injurious characteristics of the  little animals the slaughter wotildseem  wanton in the-extreme, for no value is  placed on the carcass, and it is usually  left where-it falls. Indeed, the charac-.  ter of the mountains would often make  it difficult to secure the quarry after  it is shot, and it is only in case of an  especially large animal, which the  hunter may desire to secure as a tro  phy," that any attempt is ever made to  recover the body.  The fact that there seemj* to be no  market for the skins prevents --heir  being bunted for any other purpose  than the spon or in order to reduce  tbelr numbers where they have be*-  come especially troublesome. Could  some use be found for the skins, there  Is no doubt that a great number could  be secured at little cost. 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The old . regimental custom tjf1  "drumming out" a refractory or dis/-  graced soldier has been revived in a  Scottish Yeomanry regiment. Private James Rennie, of the A Squadron of the Fife and Forfar Imperial  Yeomanry, is stated to have been put  under arrest when in camp near  Cupar for refusing to do work in con-'  ncction with the horses which ho  considered excessive. According to a  report, which was repeated in tho  Honse of Commons in the forrij of a  question to the War Secretary, Rennie was marched under escort into  the middle of, the regiment formed  up in hollow square, where he was  told that he had been sentenced to  be drummed out. The buttons were  then cut from his tunic, and he was  marched out Of the square' to the  sound of the regimental drums. Mr.  JIaldane, who saH that the War Office  had no information, promised to  make an inquiry into the matter.  Taking  a'Walk.  Justice���What have you to say in  answer to the charge of stealing thi.>  man's plank walk?  The Accused���I took it by advice  of my physician, yer honor. He told  "me-to_take- u-long-walk-cvery-, day.-  This was the first long w.alk; I saw  \to-day, and of course I took it. A'  man can't afford to. employ a doctor'  unless he takes his advice.  Justice���The court, however, will  give you a.dvice for nothing���three  months' rest. ,'You will take it in the  house of correction..'.. ���'.'���'  WOODEN SPOONS PASSING.  This Year Will See End of Cambridge  Wranglers and  Interesting Custom.  There will be no more-Senior Wranglers at.-Cambridge University after  this term, nor, as a consequence, any  more wooden spoons, either.  As most people ' are aware, the  Wranglers' are the best men of their  year at mathematics, their precise  position'being regulated by a competitive examination extending over several days. The candidate who secures  the highest number of marks is dubbed Senior Wrangler, the others being  designated Second, Third, Fourth  Wrangler, and so on,; in order of  merit.*'The last Wrangler on the list  of these "honor men," as they are  called, is the recipient of the far-  famed woodert spoon.  Formerly, this was a real spoon of  boxwood, prettily carved,' mounted in  silver or gold, and .emblazoned ' with  the college arms. But for many years,  past it has been getting bigger, until now' it' more- nearly resembles a  navvy's-shovel.  On degree day this curious emblem  is lowered from the gallery of the  Senate House, at the moment when,  the victim goes forward to receive his  degree at the hands of the vice-chancellor. Attached to the handle, and  dangling also at various points. from  the cord'that upholds it, are usually  to be.seen a number of Dutch dolls;  polliwbgs, nodding Chinese mandarins, and other similar toys. ���  The custom dates back to the time  before the institution of medals, when-  gold and silver spoons were the usual  reward of superlative merit in scholastic attainments, just as to-day gold  and silver cups are presented for proficiency in atliietics.  The wooden spoon of the mathematical tripos, it may be mentioned,  has its counterpart in the wooden  wedge of the classical tripos, the latter commemorating a certain Mr.  Wedgewood, who chanced to be at the  bottom of the ^honors list when the  examination in' question was first instituted in 1S24.  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Daughter���This piano is really my  very own, isn't it, pa? ;.V  Pa���Yes, my dear.���';    ������.".'..  ;. "And. when I marry, I can take it  with, me, can I?" , ��� ' .'. ' ;<;:������-.-���  "Certainly, my child. But Qon't  tell anyone; ''it might '.'spoil your  chances."���Penny Pictorial.  Minard's  in  Cows.  Liniment    Cures    Garget  "Father,  .wealth?"  "The way  a man has  it."���Detroit Free Press.  What - is  .the    curse    of  to work for  I  Postpones    Vacation    After    Working  Day and. Night For a Week.'  I'remember the morning wben wu  Ural met and he told uie about it.  His step was light and springy.   Ills  .i-olur was good.   His eye was bright  "Yi's," he said in answer to my in-  ' qnlry, "we are getting ready to go on  our vacation.'.'   ....  '���llu\e you arranged"���  "I'm just doing that now; have given  up the day to it."  Later I met him again.  "Not off yet?'; I asked.  -'.'Not yet. .It'.takes a little time to  adjust things. There's quite a lot to  do. But," he continued brightly, "If  all goes well we shall he started by the  first of the week, Tuesday at the very  latest.". *  The next day I ran across him In-the  bank, ne apologized for running into  me.  ' "Somewhat of a rush," he said;  "have had to fix up a lotof odds and  ends���get my .book balanced and lay  out certain schedules"���  "That's all right," I said sympathetically.   "I understand.   You are"���  "Getting along nicely," he muttered,  with a slightly tired voice, as he rushed  away.  Two days passed.    Suddenly I  ran  -across-Uim-in-the*-postofflce.���He-carried  a bundle -of. mail.    Ho dragged  one foot feebly after the other.  "Still at itV" I asked. "Still getting  reaidy for that vacation?"  "Yes," he whispered. "Say, maybe  I haven't beeu working like a slave!"  He glanced at his watch. "Must hurry to meet my wife. She wants me to  help her pick out some clothes. And  tne up to my ears!"  "Haven't got things fixed yet?"      :  "No, no! But I hope to by" Monday  Been working every night for,a week.  But maybe we won't have a good time  when we get off! The thought of It la  nil that keeps mo alive."..  He shuffled away. Could this de-  itreplt creature be the sprightly one ,of  a week ago? Days passed. A week  later I met him again. [Ie looked better:   Tie was walking slow.  "Hello!" I cried. "1, thought you  were going on that vacation."  "I was, but"���  "Yoii don't mean to say that yoa  gave it up?".,  He nodded. .  "I had to," he rojilied. "The doctor  said that In my condition it wasn't  safe to get far away from, home."���  Tom Maasnn In Pu<?v  More BeautifulThan:Gold.  -���'. ��� Prof. Roberts-Austen of London,  England,..has succeeded in makir.*  *but of gold and' aluminum a com"  pound; metal, or. alloy, that, is said  to be the most brilliant known. 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Large  Sample  Mailed  FREE  Celluloid  Starch   does.  ��� not fray your  linen because  it thoroughly  penetrates  the fa  brie and produces  sufficient  stiffness"  without  the" wear  of the rubbing-required by common cooked  Starch.  Your grocer has it���or can g*et it.  CelWWv& Stat&Yt  Never Sticks.  Requires i\o Cooking  Tbe Brantrord Starch Work., Limited. Brentford. CuuSa  His De.f��nse.  The Judge had delivered his opinion  of the wife deserter. "Now," he added, severely, "what have you to say  for yourself?"  "Your Honor," responded the prisoner, "am I as orney as you make  out?"  "You certainly are."  "Then," continued the prfsoncr, "It  wasn't half so mean for me to run  away as it was for the oflioer to fetch  me back."-���Philadelphia Ledger.  Always Serviceable.���Most pills  lose their properties with age. Not  so with Parmelee's Vegetable Pills.  The pill mass is so compounded that  their strength and effectiveness ii  preserved and the pills can be carried  anywhere without fear of losing their  potency. This is a quality that few  pills-possess. Some pills lose their  power, but not so with Parmelee's.  They will maintain their freshness  and potency for^a long time.  An old farmer near Rolla undertook to hold a playful young bull by  the tail. His widow says Joseph was  never known to stick to "anything  more than ten minutes.���Lewis County Journal.    -  Beware   of    Ointments    for    Catarrh  That 'Contain Mercury,  as mercury will surely destroy the  sense of smell and completely derange  the whole system when entering :t  through the mucous surfaces. Such  articles should never be used except  on prescriptions from reputable physicians, as the damage they will do  is tenfold to the good you can possi  bly derive'from them. Hall's Ca  tarrh Cure, manufactured by F. J  Cheney & Co., Toledo, O., contain?  no mercury, and,is taken internally,  acting directly upon the blood and  mucous surfaces of the system. ' Tn  buying Hall's Catarrh Cure be sure  you geCthe genuine. It is taken internally and made in Toledo, Ohio,  by F. J. Cheney & Co. Testimonials  free.  Sold by Druggists. Price, 75o. per  bottle.  Take.Hall's Family Pills for con  stipatioh"."'  He���But the worst of you Americans is that you have na leisured  classes. i  "She���Indeed we have. ^.Ve call thcrn  tramps!���English paper.  The   New   York   American   of   Dec.  18th, '1907, says the. common house  fly is i one of the greatest enemies, of  man. It is a solemn scientifically ascertained fact that he is one of the  worst disseminators of disease known  far surpassing the mosquito in this  respect. Wilson's Fly Pads will kill  ninnv times more flies than any .other  article.'  This would be a better world if th'J  nvornee citizen took as intelligent an  interest in politics as he does in baseball.��� Chicago News.  All   Drugeists,  Grocers  and. general  stores sell" Wilson's Fly Pads.  The photographic flashlight activity  after Mr. Roosevelt's arrival may put  nn end to Africa's fame as "the Dark  Continent."���Washington - Star.  Minard's  Liniment Cures  Diphtheria.  An  Involuntary Joke.  ���King Edward, though one of the  most genial of men,.never forgets that  he is the King, nor does he alio'*'  others to,forget. Still he can enjoy-a  story against himself, and he has recently been telling one concerning a  lovely, foreigner,- one of- whose verbal  slips delighted him immensely.  A very-lively personage with a delightful accent, the lady made a favorable impression on the King, one of  whose chief delights it is;to find some  one who can amuse him. When in  due course the bridge tables were set  the King was unwilling to lose his  charming companion and asked her  to be his partner.  "But, sir," she said, "I really don't  know how.to pluy," '  The King would take no denial, and  she became rather embarrassed, as  * she really did not know the game.  "I assure you, sir," she repeated.  "I could not think of playing. I don't  know-the difference between a .king  and a knave."  There was a short silence,.and then  the lady realized what she had said  and was covered with confusion. The  King of course laughed heartily, and  now tells the story with gusto.  Eye Strain  Headaches  Manitoba lady tells how headaches  disappeared with the use of Dr. A.  W.  Chase's   Nerve  Food.  Women who use theu- eyes much for  reading or fine needlework are sure  to find eye-strain and nervous, sick  headaches, among the first symptoms  when tne nervous system gets run  down.  * As a, postive cure for headaches,  . not mere relief but cure, Dr. A. W.  Chase's Nerve Food stands without a  rival because it gets at tha cause ot  the trouble and builds up the nervous  system  to   health   and  strength.  Mrs. Geo. Fuller, Lakeland, - Man.,  writes:���'Dr. Chases's Nerve Food cured hie of nervous headache, from  which I was a great suffer.er, and I  am no longer troubled with twitchinga  of the nerves in the arms and legs;".  The portrait' and" signature' of '-A.W.  Chase, M.D., the famous Receipt  Book author, are on every box. 50  cents at all dealers or Edmanson,  Bates &" Co., Toronto. '!������������  GUINEA NOW HISTORY  PROVERBIAL BRITISH COIN WAS  LAST MINTED,IN   1813.  Poets Who Bravely Talk of, the Coin  Never Saw. One���So Called Because of the Place Whence tha  Gold Came, Wa* Subject to Violent Fluctuations In Value���First  Coined   In  1663.  With poet's license Tennyson tells  us how "the Jingle .of the guinea  helps the hurt that honor feels." It  is doubtful if the poet ever heard a  guinea jingle, and certainly few of  the readers of "Locksley Hall" have  ever set eyes on that^.coin.  And yet.���such is the force of habit  ���we talk about guineas and reckon  in guineas, and read about the  jingling of guineas without ever asking ourselves why a coin which is no  longer a coin persists in lingual currency, not only poetic but popular.  Tho last guinea issued from the  mint bears .date 1813; groats and  maundies were* copied in the era of  Victoria; why, then, has mankind,  including the poets, forgotten all  about the latter and clung to the  former? There seems no obvious  reason.  It inajF be because the guinea had  so long a-reign, or because the word  itself is "catchy," or because sellers  have found .readier customers for  goods at "one guinea".'than for goods  at ."one-pound one."   .  It was in the reign ofjCharles II.,  to be exact, in the yea*f 1663, that  the first golden guinea was brought  into the world. It was part-of a new  coinage made in a new way, for it  was milled, a device to prevent clipping, which, indeed, had been introduced in Elizabeth's time, but  soon abandoned. ���    --  There were five-guinea, "two-guinea,  guinea and half-guinea' pieces, and  they were so named because many of  them were* made from gold brought  from Guinea by the "Company of  Royal Adventurers of England Trading Into Africa." In allusion, probably, to this company's arms, the  King ordered that the pieces should  bear the image of "a little white  elephant which Wee intend as a  marke of distinction -from the rest of  our gold and silver monies, and an  incouragement unto the said Company 'in the importing of gold and  silver to be coined."  On some of the coins, too, there is  a castle, and the reason of t��is may  be that in 1666 Sir Robert Holmes  captured in ���Schelling Bay 160 Dutch  sail containing bullion' and gold dust  from Cape-Coast Castle, in Guinea,  and that this booty found its way  into the mint. The exploit is celebrated in Dryden's "Annus Mira-  bilis."  It is curious, in the light of this  incident, that the guineas were cut  by a Dutchman named John Roet-  tier, who competed for the work with  an Englishman, Thomas Simon, sand  beat him; while a foreigner again,  the Frenchman Blondeau, had charge  of the milling apparatus. Simon was  disgusted at his defeat, and to show  that he was really the better man  made and presented to the King what  came to be known as- the '.'Petition  Crown." The King, however, ignored  this appeal.  The new coinage, apparently, caused no little stir, for the two immortal  diarists of that day both mention it.  "Now it was," wrote Evelyn on March  9, 1664, "that the fine new milled  coin, both of white money and  guineas, was established"; and Pepys  tells us how "There dined with us  to-day (March 9 1663) Mr. Slihgsby,  of the Mint, who showed us all the  new pieces, both of gold and silver,  that were made for the King by  Blondeau's way; and compared them  with those made for Oliver. The pictures of the latter made by Symons  (Simon), and of the- King by one  Rotyr (Roettier), a German, I think,  that dined with us also."  The guinea, moreover, or rather  the elephant upon the reverse side  to that which bore the bust cf  Charles II., receives notice in Mar-  ,vell-s-prose,- "where ~he-speaks_of_a_  "great little animal," which "was on  a sudden turned so yellow and grown,  withal so unwieldy that he might  have passed current for the elephant  upon a guinny", and' popular combinations of the word quickly arose,  Buch ns- "guinea-dropper," a cheat  who practiced the trick of dropping  counterfeit coins, and "guinea-hen,"  a courtesan. .'. '.-.���'...  Our forefathers had much trouble  with the coinage. Sometimes', they  could-not get metal enough to; coin;  sometimes ,\the market value of the  metal used for coining .was such that  men found it profitable to melt down  their money and sell it in bulk:  sometimes kings, notably Henry  VIII., debased the coinage; and. until  milling became the rule, clipping was  of constant, practice.  Silver was the sole standird until  1816, and consequently the golden  guinea was subject to market fluctuations, according to the condition ol  the silver coin.; It started its history  at the value Ot 20 shillings, then rose  as high as 30, and at other times  was equal to 26, 22 and" 20 shillings  and sixpence.  Pepys, in 1666. quotes his goldsmith  to the effect "that ginnys which 1  bought 2,000 of not long ago that cost  ' me but 18 l-2d change .will,now cost  me 22d; and but very' few to be had  at any price." Parliament fir-ally  took the matter up. and by John  Locke's advice the guinea was fixed,  in 1717, at 21 shillings, at which it  remained until 1813, when it' ceased  to be issued, and yielded-its place  to the sovereign; which, by-the jway  it had originally displaced.  A Business That Pays.  Women are, as a rule, most successful In decorative work, and It Is a matter for astonishment that comparative  ly few have so far gone in for "this  branch of money making.  There are numbers of-girls with powers of discrimination who might pick  Dp curios and antiques at a reasonable  price, though, of course, even in the  depths of the country the supply has  been steadily declining for years.  Not alone that but cottage owners  of old china and oak have become  more wary, and articles of what Mrs.  Malaprop: termed "bigotry and virtue"  are not to be bought up for a men  song.  -����� Still there Is a good field for tbe  woman collector.    In   furnishing  and  : decorative work feminine Ideas are  hardly to be surpassed, and many a  "house beautiful" .owes its beauty to  the artistic faculty of a woraan-  THE  HOUSE  OF  CURZON.  A    Firm    Whose    Business    Methods  Have Brought Them Success and  Great    Popularity.  A neatly printed little booklet has  reached this office, and as the title  page suggests, it is "A Little Book  Well Worth Reading." Ostensibly,  issued for circulation at the Franco-  British Exhibition; it 's a handsome  souvenir, and a credit to Messrs. Cnr-  zon"/*Bros.,'-the' World's Measure Tailors, of' 60 and 62 City Road, London,  E. C--  A number of. extracts taken from  articles'appearing in some of the leading British newspapers tell of the  wonderful, growth and development of  this .,. firm's mail-order business.  Messrs. *.Curzon Bros, have, by dint  of enterprising initiative, brought  their mail-order system of. tailoring  to such a degree of excellence and  accuracy that the customer residing  in ths remotest part of the country  may ensure having as pertoot fitting  an outfit as the client calling at their  show-rooms and being measured by  one of their assistants. The firm are  prepared to send patterns to any applicant, sb that intending customers  can readily satisfy themselves as to  the value offered before opening up  business with them. Undoubtedly  shopping by post is" the thing of the  future." Men "detest" shopping. They  have not the feminine faculty of enjoying the tedious' trying-on process,  and Messrs. *(Curzon Bros, have perfected a system to'fenclt the man who  cannot reach his tailor.  As proof of the satisfaction'given  to. customers by this firm, they are  constantly in receipt of testimonials  from clients residing in all parts - of  the. Empire.. All trades and professions are represented���the Church.  Stage, Bar, Navy and Army, the  Clerk, Engineer and Mechanic have  only to apply* to receive a copy of a  testimonial from a .member of thsir  own profession er'trade.  Any of our readers desirous of  economising . in their tailoring expenses' would do well to drop a postcard to Messrs. Curzon Bro3. for free  patterns.  STORY  ABOUT  THE. HORSE.  Uaaful Animal   First  Domesticated  by  *- the Asians.  It is said (that the horse was first  tamed and used in Asia. The Egyptians and the Assyrians used bim at  an early date, but for a long time  after he was tamed they rode him  only In time of war, considering him  too good for the ordinary work of burden carrying and riding. This work  was done by the ass, a more plebeian,  animal. * >  ' After the Egyptians "and the Assyrians began taming and using the horse,  the practice extended to the Scythians,  and It Is said that when the Greeks  met the Scythians in battle they were  panic stricken at the sight of those  warriors mounted on the unLnown animals, believing horse and rider to be  one creature. That Is probably the  origin of the centaur, In Grecian my-  thology, half man and half Horse. You  have read the story, no doubt  There were no ��� horses In this country wbeu white men came here, and  the Indians were as much alarmed to  see the Spaniards riding those they  brought over with them as were tha  Greeks when they first saw the Scythians similarly mounted. Perhaps this  may surprise. you, for most persona  think that~"*tbe wild horses of the  western plains have been there always,  so to'speak. They have,not, however,  for they are all descended from the  horses brought from Europe by th��  eurly settlers. It Is the same" with the  wild horses of South America, which  live In the pampas in great herds of  thousands each. They all came from  European stock.���Chicago News.  BUSINESS  GIRLS  LOSE_STRENGTH  They Risk  Health  Rather  Than  Lose Employment and Eventually Break Down.  Thousands of earnest intelligent  young women' who earn their livelihood a��-ay from home in public offices, and large business establishments are silent suffering victims 'of  overtaxed nerves and . deficiency of  strength. Weak, breathless and nervous they work, against time, with  never a rest when -hefidaches and  backaches make every hour like a  day. Little wonder their cheeks I03-3  the tint of health and grow pale and  thin; their eyes are dull and shrunken and beauty slowly but surely fade?.  Business girls and women, because (f-  their work and worry, look older  than their years. What they seriously need is the frequent help of a true  strengthening remedy to carry them  through the day. Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills are like actual food to the starved nerves and tired brain of the business girl. By makinjr rich, red blood  they supply just the kind of help tlnf  girls need to preserve their health'and  their good looks.' They bring bright  eyes, Inch spirits and.thus make the  davs duties lighter.  Miss 'Alexandrine Bedard, a steno-  ernpher residing at 36 Richelieu St.,  Quebec, says:���"For the past couple  of years I felt my constitution being  gradually undermined through constant indoor work, and the great ta;c  on my'nerves ��� through the long tedious hours over a typewriter. But* it  was only seme six months ago that  the climax came when one afternoon  T lost consciousness through extreme  weakness." The leal seriousness of  my condition was then pathetically  apparent, as I was confined to my  room, lacking even the strength 10  walk about. I was attended by a doctor, but after being a month under  his care showed no signs of improvement. It was at this stage that one  of my relatives read of the cure of '>  voung girl whose case bore a resemblance to *nv own. bv the use of .llr.  Williams' Fink Pills. I began the  use of. these pills the next dav, and i  attribute mv complete recovery entirely to them. I had not. taken'mora  than three hoxes when I began to get  better, and. after taking the pills for  about p. month I felt as strong aiid  was eniovinc as good health as ever  in my life."  Von can tret Dr. Williams' Pink  Pills from anv medicine dealer or hy  mail nt 50 cents a box or six boxes  "or $2 50 from Tiie Dr. Williams'  Medicine Co.,  Brockville,  Ont.  SYMPTOMS OF RABIEK.  Signs by Which You May Know When  a Dog Is Really Mad.  Hydrophobia is so rare and terrifying  that Its symptoms and treatment are  little understood. As a matter of fact  the commonly accepted expression of  madness in a dog is often misleading.  The real mad dog does not shun water,, as it Jls'lsaid. On the contrary,  mad dog's often rush to the water,and  drink it^pagerlyj .if they are able to  swallow/The mad dog does-not froth  at the rpouth. It does not run amuck,  snapping at- everything In its path.  What, then, are the Indications of the  mad dog? To those familiar with a  given dog the surest symptom and the  one which sbould excite, closest attention is a distinct and unaccountable  change In the dog's disposition, a staid  dog becoming excitable and a frisky  one dull. -That condition does not necessarily mean' rabies, .but It ,1s suspicious, and If in addition the dog has  trouble In swallowing, as though It  seemed to have a bone In its throat,  beware! That dog should be instantly  tied up, because If It be rabies "it takes  but a day or two for ferocious in-  ..stincts to develop. The unmistakable  evidence, however, 'of a' dog with  rabies Is the sticky, whitish saliva  which covers the teeth and shows on  thedrawn lips. The eyes glare and  are red; the dog has paroxysms of running fury, during which it barks  hoarsely, which alternate with periods  of temporary exhaustion. ��� Caspar  Whitney in Outing.  BORED AND PLUGGED.  CHILD'S IDEAL DAY.       THE GREY NUNS & ZAM-BUK  *-;* -. ,-> ���  - ���'-'; *il  j     - ��� r  "Life is cheap in Afganistan."  "But the roads there are too rough  for motoring."���Kansas City Journal.'  A   rsiiiuus   ���muii"    vindicated.  Mr. John Morley was dining witn  3ir George Trevelyan, and was chaffing him about a famous "bull" cC  his uncle, Lord Macaulay. You remember it���the thunder of the on-  soming host���a thousand tongues, a  thousand spears, a thousand feet.  "Yes," observed Trevelyan, quietly,  _^a_ good deal of sporty has been made  l>f~that"~sTrpposed~bluirde~]r of "tHe~"afnfy"  with a thousand feet. But my uncle*  wrote it purposely; it was no slip of  the pen. -" When someone called his  attention to it he said: 'My army is  moving one step at a' time. It is not  jumping like a frog'." And when you'  come ,to think of it, the noise of a  thousand men marching is made . try  ��� thousand feet.  A Vivid Description. ":  A shortsighted and deaf old gentleman who' was at an entertainment  where a professor performed on a b��  bass viol. thus described the scene:  ."The professor carried on to the plat-  from a gigantic beetle attached to the  end'of a sort of lamppost He leaned  over and fondly embraced it, tickling  its back violently with a long comb.  "The spectators seemed much delighted at this display of scientific affection. The beetle was apparently  quite unmoved. Then the professor  gave a capital imitation of the drunken  man and the lamppost. He swayed  rapidly up and down, clutching quickly at all points.  "'; "Sometimes his fingers quivered passionately upon one spot,. like an ill  tempered man struggling with an obstinate pair of' braces. Sometimes he  rested momentarily, as one rests after,  b contest with a stiff white tie.  "Finally he gave a last, convulsive  tickle to the huge beetle, picked himself up from the lamppost and carried  off the- unresisting insect The audience applauded vigorously."  When going awav from home, or  at any .change of habitat, he is a wise  man who numbers among his belongings a bottle of Dr. J J). Kellogg's  Dysentery Cordial. ��� Change of food  and water in some strange'. place  where there are no doctors may bring  on an attack of dysentery. He then  has a standard remedy at hand with  which to cope with the disorder, and  forearmed he can successfully fight  the ailment and subdue it.  Marion���You're not leaving so early  simply because I happened to mention  that it was leap year,- are you?  Austin (nervously)���Oh! my, no! 1  heard the fire engines go by a while  ago. nnd I want to see where the fire  is.���Punch.     " N  I bought a horse with a supposedly  incurable ringbone for $30. Cured  him with $1.00 worth of -MINARD S  LINIMENT and so'd hint for $85.00.  Profit oh Liniment,  $54.00.  MOSE   DEROSCE.  Hotel "Keeper,  St. Fhillippe, Que.  "Silas  has    improved  College  Henry's boy a whole lot  . Hiram���That's right, Silas. Why,  when that boy.gets..tp.talkin" I just  have to shut my eyes to think it's a  regular book agent.--���Puck.  The source of all intestinal troubles  is the common house fly;, his buzz is  the first symptom of typhoid. Wilson's Fly Pad is the only "thing that  kills them all.  The Truthful Story of a Ship Struck  by Lightning.  "In TJuluth down on the docks some  days ago some fresh water Ancient  Mariners were talking of adventures  on the raging main," began an old  steamship man. "'Captain H.," said'  one, 'it seems to me I've heard sonie--  where that your vessel was once struck  by lightning while sailing, sailing over  the bounding main?'  " 'Yep, twice,' said Captain H:' 'Happened off Point Aux Barques 'bout fifteen years ago. We were joggin' 'long  when a thunderstorm overtook us, and  the very first flash of llghtniu' struck  the deck amidships and bored a hole  as big as my right leg right down  through the bottom of the vessel.'  " 'And she foundered, of course?'  " 'No, sir. The water began rusbln*  In, and she would have foundered, but  there came a second Dash, and a bolt  struck my foreto' gallant mast. It  was cut off near_.the top, turned bottom end up, and as It came down It  entered the bole and plugged It up as  tight as a drum. When we got down  to drydock we simply sawed off either  end and left the plus In the_planks.' "  Nelson and the Spaniards.  There is an amusing anecdote about  that gi-uff sea. dog Nelson. Two Spanish captains came on board with a  request to be allowed to see "tha  ���greatest seaman in the -world." Nelson grumbled, but gave in and went  on deck, fogetting that "at that moment his legs were bound up at the  knees and ankles with pieces ol  brown paper soaked in vinegar and  tied on with red tape." This had  been done to allay the irritation arising from mosquito bites. Quite for-  " getting his attire and the extraordinary appearance which it presented.  Lord Nelson went on deck and conducted the interview with the Spanish captains .with such perfect courtesy that his Biugulur nppcaro.D.00 wm  quite obliterated by the charm of his  mai-mer, and the Spaniards left the  ship with their high opinion of him'  thoroughly confirmed.  Bridges th�� Chasm.  Blackberry pie bridges the chasm  between the millionaire and the pauper. It is found on the mahogany  table of the haughty society leader  and on the oilcloth covered. pine  table of the lowly washerwoman. It  is on the bill of fare of the grandest  hotel and is fed to the inmates of the  poorhouse. The rich man who rides  in his gasoline buggy and the jpoor  tramp who rides the rods under the  freight car or steps from cross tie to  ��� cross tie in" the blistering sun meet  on a common level at the lunch  counter, and both order blackberry  pie.:' In a word,- blackberry pie is  the one article of diet which makes  the whole world kin.  Little One Must Rise as Soon a* Ho  Wakes. '   '  "From his earliest years," says Edwin Collins, latter day exponent of  Rousseau's theory that a child must  not be taught systematically until  twelve years old. "the little one must  rise as soon as be awakes, though on  no account must he be awakened,prematurely. After a bath he must'"go  straight out Into the garden, and there,  if possible, eat a substantial meal of  as much wholesome food as.appetite  suggests. , The .child may then ask  questions, and these should be answered. Then, as in the philosophy of  the great Socrates, other subjects will  suggest themselves. These must be  pursued so long as there Is no slackening of interest. Let me suggest a  concrete example: The morning prayer* may suggest Bible history. This,  *In turn, will open out topics of general  history; then the untrained mind may  wander off Into geography^and even  hygiene. The child must play, too, as  his fancy dictates. Dumbbells and  systematlzed__flthletlc exercises I do  not recommend, except in the case of  stooping or' deformed children, and  under the advice of a health specialist  The next variation In the child's day  Is to listen to the reading of poetry, if,  he-chooses. Arithmetic and the multl-*  plication tables be learns during his  play with, matches and marbles. If  the child'wants "to eat, let him have  plenty of wholesome food, and at noon  or shortly afterward a full meat dhv.  ner. I am no faddist, but I disagree  with giving a child tea,' coffee or stlm-  ru5ant3. At the age of ten or eleven  years, however, this rule may be relaxed. A short rest, out of doors, follows the midda/ meal, and then, again  provided the child is not unwilling, a  long walk is advantageous. For tea,  bread with plenty of butter Is the thing.  Early to bed. Is a motto that wants  beatihg. Here, If anywhere, I depart,  from my rule of the child's consent  He must have a long rest Nature demands it" ���       -  Leading Institutions use "'this���'������,.  Balm.-        - .     ; ��� -*\ii-,  THE    GREY    NUNS   &.    ZAM-BUK*", '  Most   of the   leading   institution-*  throughout    Canada    have    adopl-,dj, *���  Zam-Buk as a standard preparatio 1"  without equal for skin dise..��s and  injuries,,,burns,   blood poison,  etc.'-   ',  From the St. Patrick's Asylum,'* Ottawa, comes the following appreciation of its merits:, v \  ���'Gentlemen,���In .the^orphange, de  partment of the Asymm,    ve - havo - *  found Zam-Buk very good for heal-- ���* ^  ing   cuts, t t*-*res, ,and   skin -injurie-*  generally, and shall continue to use .  it for such.       Yours sincerely,    .  (Signed) GREY NUNS."  When a mother rubs on to the delicate skin of children a salve to heal.  some  cut,  bruise,  burn.v eruption  or"'~  kin disease, she needs to be, as careful as if she weregiving the'child-Uo  internal remedy.    Zam-Buk balm  is  safe.   Zam-Buk is pure���freik from all  animal  fat and all mineral matter,.  and may be applied even to the skin  of young babies. - ' "  Zam-Buk heals sores, cures eczema,  skin eruptions, ulcers, ringworm, itch,  barber's rash, Llood "poisoning, bad  leg, salt rheum, abrasions, abscesses,  cuts, burns, scalds, and all skin in-' ���  juries and diseases. Of.all stores  and 'druggists at 50 cents, or from  Zam-TJuk Co., Toronto, for price. 3  boxes  for $1.25.  "/^?.,  Making It Safe.       '   -  The Boss���What's that?  Office Boy���I says, you better send  but and git a half dozen boys to do  my work to-day.-J'm, goin' to,be.sick  about 3 o'clock!���Harper's Bazaar.  * "Don't you realize that nobody  takes you seriously as a candidate for  the office of Sheriff?"  "Sure I realize it," answered Farmer Corntossel. "That's the reason  I'm goin' to see it through. I'm be-  giiinin' to think that a man nowadays  can't git took serious as-a-candidate  for ofiice until he'3 defeated a lot p'  times."���Washington Star.  Minard's   Liniment  Cures'   Distemper.  HE LACKED  TACT:  ~ A Fluctuating  Fortune.  "About how much do'you* figure that  you are worth?" asked;,the old time  friend.,  "How do-1, know?" replied Mr. Cum*  rox. "Mother and the girls have Join-  led a bridge whist club."���Washington  Star;  BlacK  Wartch  Chewing Tobacco  Rich and satisfying.  The big black plug.  2288  Bad   Breaks   of   the   Man   Who   Wa*  Trying to Sell Spectacles.  "The meanest job of my lean days,"  6aid a* millionaire, "was spectacle peddling. I still see the sad and,scornful  looks, I still hear the reproachful oaths,  which that work brought down on me.  'It was at the seashore. I had a  case, c*? spectacles for, every age from  forty-five up. I paced the beach and  the board walk.  "Once I walked up to a lady and  gentleman seated close together "on the  sand.  "'Sir and madam,*" I said, "would  these interest you? The best and  cheapest brand of old age spectacles  on the market. This pair would be  your size, sir���forty-nine years. Lady,  will yon try these fifty-four year ones?"  , "They reddened, and the man told me,  with an oath, to move on. I remembered as I moved that he had been  holding, her hand. A seaside flirtatioii?  Of course they hadn't liked their  thoughts brought down from love to  old age spectacles.  "On the board walk 1 accosted a  pretty girl leading an old man by the  arm.  "'Would your grandpa bo Interested  In these, miss?' I said. 'Best glass,  warranted, eighty year size, price'���  " 'Tell him to go, Billy,* said the girl.  "And as I went a hot fun man  chuckled:  "That, you dub, was Gobsa Golde  ��nd his young  bride.' ".  The Cat's Pins.  Martha had tormented Dinah, her  kind old cat, for more than a. half  hour without an interval of peace,  when she gave Dinah's tail such an  unmerciful pull that the poor old cat  decided that forbearance had ceased  to be a virtue/so she resort<j(d to her  claws for the first time in her life  when with the child. Dinah gave  Martha's little, fat hand such a scratch  that tho blood fairly trickled, and  she, with tears and blood streaming,  went to Dinah with all the wrath in  her voice she could command and  said, "Give me those pins out of your  hand this minute, miss!"  , Vigorous Youngster*.  Lady���I am looking for a governess  for my children.  jVV.nager of ' Intelligence Office ���  Didn't we^Bupply you with one last  weeki '  "Yes."        '  "Well, madam, according to her report you don't need a governess; yon  need a lion tamer."  ; His Reasoning.  De Tough���I want to return this dog  to the gent what owns him. I seen  his ad. in' the paper. The Lady���now  did you guess it was a "gent" that put  the ad. in? De Tough���'Cause it said,  '"No questions asked.*fc-Loudon Plck-  Me-Dp.  A  GERM   HATER'S  FIND.  Vanity   Shelf    For   ,the   Up   to    Date  Kitchen' Sink.  . Who but a germ hater would have  thought of a vanity shelf for the  kitchen sink? A certain clever housewife has one on which she keeps all  the articles required to make the sink  absolutely sanitary.- She has a' row of  Jars, boxes and brushes, all of which  have a definite and Important use in  the sanitary scheme.  There is a jar of good scouring fluid,  an ammonia bottle, a wide mouthed  china jar In which she keeps a soft  flannel cloth to use after the dishes  are washed to polish the water taps.  A little rubbing daily keeps them In  fair condition, so that a really hard  polishing Is needed only once a week  or so. Tho ammonia will remove  stains on the brass, while chloride of  lime mixture kills germs, keeps the  enamel clean and the pipes pure.  All these little beautificrs are for tho  sink'alone. On the other side of the  varilty 6helf tbis careful, housekeeper  has jars and bottles of lotions to use  on her hands. On this part of the  vanity shelf Is a bottle of fresh toilet  water to take away the smell of vegetables she has been preparing and  cooking; an antiseptic powder answers  the same purpose, and Its drug shop  odor Is more pleasing sometimes than  perfume. A bottle of turpentine has  its place on the shelf In esse of bums;  scouring soap for the hands and a pot  of Hquiu vaseline to rub on the nails  and keep them from bending and  breaking are important articles for the  3helf.  "���  Easily Grown Vines.  For beautifying the veranda or covering the wall of a brick or stone house  with a living coat of green which will  bo a joy to every lover of nature there  Is a large variety of vines which grow  with little care *nd are a perpetual de-  -light*.  The Boston Ivy and Virginia creeper,  two vines known throughout America,  cling to walls without support and so  are especially useful for covering walls.  The former Is not as hardy as the latter, but In the middle and southern latitudes It succeeds .well and forms a  beautiful mass against a wall. The Virginia creeper is perfectly hardy. It will  hide ugly stone fences, outbuildings  and dead treos, transforming them into  things of beauty.  Tha rapid growing Virgin's Bower  vine is excellent for the veranda, giving a dense shade. It presents a snowy  bank of star shaped flowers of delightful fragrance which last for several  weeks. A con-pnnlon'variety of clematis, coceinca, has rose Colored flowers which resemble, half closed rosebuds at a distance. Clcmatlc paniculate, (he Japan ciematls, Is one, of the  host vines, growing rapidly and pre-  sentlng a snewy mass of blossoms  when In flower.  The wistaria Is a good vine for a  trellis, but Is somewhat coarse for  most verandas, being better suited for  the rustic house or pcrgoln, where Its  delightful purple (lowers hang In grace-"  ful profuftfon. The Crimson Rambler  rose Is one of tbe hardiest and most  satisfactory of climbers, admirably  suited for the veranda. -  It is Wise to Prevent Disorder.���  Many causes lead to disorders of- the  stomach and few are free from them.  At the first manifestation that; tho  stomach and liver are not performing  their functions, a course of Parmelee's Vegetable Pills should be .tried,  and it will be found that the digestive organs will speedily resume  healthy action. Laxatives and seda-'  tives are so blended in these pills  that no other "preparation-could be  io effective as they.    , '   ,.  Short���Yes, I believe some fortune  tellers are, on the level. Not long' ago  one agreed to tell me something about  my' future for a dollar.   ������ *"*   "  Long���Well ?  "I gave her the money and she told  me  the  time  would   come    when    J-  would wish I had my dollar baci."   '  x  Prov. Survey, Man. Operated Upon.  F. Humphrey of the Prov. Survey,  residing at Laurier,J_Man.," was successfully operated on for appendicitis  by Dr. F. W. E. Burnham, of Winnipeg '       * .     -   -  K"\  Enthusiastic Sportsman (gazing admiringly at bow legs "of a small "hut  distinguished cleric)���What a jockey  'e'd 'ave made. Some parents never  seems to know, the c'rect^ perfession  to put their boys to.���Planet.  Minard's   Liniment  Cures  Colds,   etc-  "At last," said the anti-saloon advocate, -"we have triumphed!. Quietude  can now reign supreme!"'   ' -'li  "But iwhat's thej meaning of ,all this -  eheering and cannonding?"  '   ' '",  "We are celebrating our - 'victory."  ���Washington. Star. >  -- /  Stan fie Ids  fits  perfectly.  omen  b e.'c a u.s e  each; garment  is made to fit an*  individual" type of  figure.    '  1  After  it  goes   to  is  finished^ and  the  laundry for  its   fin-al   washing, each  garment   is   tested  on  models   ranging from  22  to  50 inch bust measurement.    Thus the  size is  determined   accurately.  And  tha size as  marked  is exact, and  stays so,  because Stanfield's Underwear   can't   shrink; nor  stretch.  Your dealer will likely have all  sizes and weights. If not, he can  get them for you. 133  STANHELOS LIMITED  TRURO, N.S.  LADIES  Friendship.  If we demand from friendship what  It never should mean���no other friendship, no other interests, no greater  friendship than, that given to us���It Is  a base demand, the demand of selfish  jealousy. It wearies and Irritates those  of whom the demand Is made; It turns  friendship Into gall, makes It vanish  Into empty space. Friendship, fettered  in chains.-breaks them and flies away.  -Stafford Brooke. '   Panama Hats.  That panama hats are woven under  water is denied by a man who has a/i  his life been engaged in the panama  hat trade and has himself made the\  hats. _ The hats are woven in the early  morning hours, when the atmosphere  is damp, as the heat of the sun  makes the fiber brittle and unfit .for  manipulation. At night the hat�� is  hung out in the open air, where/ it  absorbs the dew and is in condition  for   work   again   the   next   morning.  } This   accounts   for   the  great  length  of time  (from  one  to three months)  I required for the making of a, panama  I hat-  Send your name and address, and you will receive a free sample of  SLOCUM'S COMPOUND PENNYROYAL TEA. Every mother and  lady should use it. Used successfully  by thousands of ladies. A powerful  but harmless vegetable medicine for  sickness peculiar to women' and all  diseases arising therefrom. , 25c size  for sale by all druggists. Dr. T. A.  Slocum Limited, 179 King. St. W.,  Toronto.  PECIAL   TO   GRAIN    SHIPPERS,  , It takes year's;.to,-learn the best met-  ods of handling grain. We have had  thirty years' experience handling  grain in this country, have a branch  office at Fort William and close business connection at. all grain centres.  Ship your grain through us for prompt  returns and good services: References,  Union  Bank  of  Canada.  Manitoba Commission Co.,  Grain    Exchange,   Winnipeg,    Man.  Permanently Cured by  DR. KLINE'S GREAT  NERVE   RESTORES  $2 TRIAL BOTTLE   FREE  Sent throUKh Cn-indl-in AKcncr.  r'naantDt Cnrr, not only temporary relief, for  Nervous Disorder**. KpUrp,j., sp��.m��. St. tuc,'  V��aee, Debility, Kxhsu.tioR. Founded 1S71.  Dr.Rirl.Kline.Ld." A"fcW- H"ulllwlt  W.    N.    U.    No.    704. -   'i**-*  "r* ,     ,    .  TME LEAD&U, MOYIE, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  .y  THE I0Y1B LEADER.  P '.blished in the. interest of the people  of .Moyie and East Kootenay.  P." J. SMYTH, Pubush'br.  KATE    OP    SUliCKirTJOS  One Year $2.00  SATURDAY, SEPT. 5, 1908.  GAYLORD WILSHIRE.  What Do They Cure?  The above lytes'tlon is often asked concerning Dr. fjerce's two leading medicines, "GoUlcn Medical Discovery" and  "Favorite Prescription."  Tho answer is that "Golden Medical  Discovery " Is ajnost potent alterative or  blood-purifier, and tonic or invigorator  and acts especially favorably In a curative way upon all tho mucous lining surfaces, as of .the nasal passages, throat,  bronchial tubes, stomach, bowels and  ���jjjl-iddes-Msnrlng a large per cent, of catarrhal caifls whether-the disease affects the  nasal parages, the thsoat, larynx, bronchia, stomacnNtas catarr-kal dyspepsia),  bowels-(as mi*?(;oi^<d��j��q*5��>Ji bladder,  uterus or other IJClvic orgiTrrs? Eycn- [n  fhR nhrr"71'*^l'o* ���*1'-"'-����lvp f-ta-j-p** of t.hhco  affections it. is nfty-n supfoxsful In affecting fures. - '- '-  _ The ������ Favorite Prescription" la advisgr}  forinejairi*a2Jj)ncdass of diseases���those  .TegularitifiiiiTctdentto women QnTy/TTt  Is a powerful yetgentiyacting invigTjfat-  Irig tonic and nervine. For weak worn-  out, over-worked women���no matter what  has caused the break-down, "Favorite  Prescription" will ho found most effective  ha building up tho strength, regulating  the womanly functions, subduing pain  twA bringing about a healthy, vigorous  condition of tho whole system.  A book of particulars wraps each bottle  giving tho formulas of both medicines and  quoting what scores of eminent medical authors, whose works are consulted  by physicians of all tho schools of practice  Last week the Leader published  a ten line editorial criticisir g  Gaylord     Wilshire's   "-wildcat"  methods of promoting his ^^cp'i^^^^^^^  creek mine. The article has rais- .^TSS^Wt^S^'B^  ed the ire of one John Sullivan, a | W��^^  miner working on the St.  Euget e   non-professional  testimonials,   because  "-***������������������������"& ��������">��� ��    �����        to1--  w   such men aro writing for tho guidance of  bill, and that gentleman has come; i��|lrsmc��{{caI brethren and know whereof  Both medicines aro non-alcoholic, non-  secret, and contain no harmful habit-  forming drugs, being composed of glyceric  extracts of the roots of native, American  "ba k   at   us   this week   -with a  lengthy   letter  for   publication.  Sullivan   has     such  unbounded  fiith in Wilshire and bis mine  that he    is   willing to   back his  statements   with   the  coin.   He  has $100 to wager that the editor  ' of this paper cinnot buy a share  of stock from the company at any  ' price, and another $100   that he  cannot go" into the open market  and    buy a   single share at 50  conts.'  ''   The Leader based its assertions  on the gist  of   several   articles  "which  appeared in the  Miners'  Magazine on this subject, all of  which tended to .show that   Wil-  Bhire wns   not dealing   honestly  with   his    "comrades."    Robert  ���. Randall, who    made a   personal  examination of the property, and  -who is" probably   as   conversant  With the'f tcts as U John Sullivan  of the Sb.- Eugene hill, has    no  hesitancy in branding Wilshire's  jnina  as a fraud.   Ri.nd.all  suggests that if WUshiva wants to  play the gime let him do so aa-  " "cording to the ethics of the regu*  -���lar min'ng , stock swindlers.   But  ' as a   member , of the    Sjcialisc  party he protests- .'against   Wil-  shire exploiting the Socialist fen-  " timent in ordei" to finance a wildcat mine, - -   "  ������/ The "assay.*-" th\t Mr. Wilshire  "',*.������''-  -80 confidently" publishes does not  prove that there'is a real mine at  Bishop   creek,    or within   1,000  miles   of -hi3 layout.   It 'simply  place*)   his   '���d-jp-'" in,the same  class a3   the regulation wildcat  -^ball-eoQ.���As-Raudell-points-Qut,-  an assay  certificate is, no more  proof of a mine than a certificate  of   membership in   a churoh is  proof that the holder is a Christian. .' .  But R*hd*ll is not alone in this  estimation oE Gaylord Wilshire.  Henry- T. Jones of New York asks  some- pertinent questions. He  wants to know what has become  of the $800,000 the comrades have  ' sent to Gaylord Wilshire. This,  he claims, was sent for the sole  purpose of developing the Bishop  creek g>ld mine, aud instead it  was u3edt"o b'iy mine3 in Sjuth  America and to pay Wilshire'fc  personal debts, Wil'hire started  a bankm New York, which was  a failure, and he loined $4,000  to the Chicigo Dvily Sjciaiist,  and the question arises, was this  done with part of the money the  comrades set to develop the B.s  hop creek miue?  Instead of wagering $300 with  the editor of the Leader, we  would strongly advise Mr. Sullivan to invest his money in Bishop  creek gold mine stock. His profits will be Lirger. 'Wilshire has  firnred it out that he has $2,000,-  000,000 g >ld in sight in his Bishop  creek mine, enough to put the  monetary system of the world b  the bum, and.mike gold as]cheap  as chewing gum. Don't miss this  opportunity, Mr. Sullivan; don't  miss it.  medicinal forest plants. Tkoy aro both  sold by dealers In medicine. You can't  afford to accept as a"'substitute for ono of  these medicines of known composition,  any secret nostrum,  Dr. Pierce's Pellets, small, sugar-coated,  easy to take as candy, regulate and invigorate stomach, liver and bowels.  INTHE   COUNTY  COURT   OF EAST   KO.OT.  EMAY.H0LDEN AT FERNIE IN PROBATF.  NOITOK IS HEREBY GIVE.**! on tho' 2Jtfi  day of July, lOOS.H was ordered bvTelcr  Edmond Wilson, -Esquire, Judge of the paid  Court, that Jamcii Ferguson Armstrong, Ofliuial  Administrator in and for that portion- of the  County of Kootenay included In the Cranbrook Electoral District, be administrator  of all and singular the estate of Patriuk 0'  Brien late of Moyio, B. C ,- deceuBed Intestate.  Every creditor or other perFon ��� hnving any  claim upon or ijitcrest in tjie- distribution of  the estate of tUef-aid deceased, 1s required to  send before the 15th day of August next, by  registered lettor addrossed to the nndorsigned,  his name and address, and the full particulars  of his claim or interest, and a statement of his  account nnd the nature of the security (if any)  held by him.  ���After tlio said last mentioned date, , the  Administrator will proceed with tbo .dlstribu  tion of, the esiato having regard to those  claims ouly of which be shall have had notice,  DATED at Cranbrook,' B. C, this'- 29th day of  July, 1308.  JAMES FERGUSON ARMSTRONG.  Official Administrator,  Fishing Tackle  RODS, REELS, FLIES,  BAITS, LINES, HOOKS  LEADER BOXES AND  TROOLS.  Greenheart rods from $3 to $13;  ��plit bamboo from $l.C0 to $5.75;  Lance wood rods from $2 to .$5  Trunk rods fromH to $4.50.  - 1  MOYIE DRUG AND  STATIONERY   STORE.  Moyie   Miners'   Union  No. 71 W. F. of M.  Uleets in McGregor hall every Sfitur-  I ,lay evening.  " Sojourning   members  are cordially invited to attend.  II. .J.'Colter,  President."  St.. Joseph's   Convent.  .     NELSON,'B.'.C.  hoarding and Day School conducted by the Sisters of St. Joseph, Nelson  B. C. Commercial and business  ������ourpes a specialty. .Excellence and  .swift progress characterize each department, Parents should write for  oarticulars. One month assures the  public of the thoroughness of the  ���Sisters' methods of teaohing. Terms  'iomm.noe January, April and-.Sept  .Pupils are admitted during term-  CIUNBUOOK LAST) DISTRICT, DISTRICT  OF EAST KOOTENAY.  TjVKE notice that Selwyn GwiUyro Blaylncic  of Moyie, n, C, oooiipfttion Mllio Superintend  enti'intends to nnply for permission, to pur��  chase the following described lands.  .Commencing at a; post planted about 50  chains southwesterly from the-southwest corner of Lot 4049, thence North one hundred and  four chains, thence east about twenty chains  to the   Biitish   Columbia   Southern Railway  Right of way, thence southerly along_jsafd.  right of way to its* intersection' y/ith the  Worth boundary of Lot 4049, Group 1, thenoe  Westerly along the said North bouudary-to the  Kortliwest corner of said Lot 4049; then"e  Southerly along the Wet tern boundary*^ said  Lot 4010 to the south west corner of said; JLot  4049, thence easterly along the southern boundary .of said Lot 4049 to the intersection of the  sai'i Railway Right of Way/ thence, southerly  along said right of way to. the poI��t Jof ,'com-  mcnceinent.  DATED July 21,1908  SELWYN GWILLYM BLAYLOCK.  NOTICE.  _^Take notice that I Intend sixty daysftftor  dat^o~apply~to~th"e HonT the-Chief-Commissioner of Lands aud Works, Victoria, to  purchase the following ("escribed lands:  Commencing at the southwest corner post  of Block 2802,'Group 1, East -Kootenay District, thence north 20 chainsr tbenco west 20  chains; tl*euco south 20 chains; thenoe east 20  chains to point of comtnencenjentr containing  40 acres more or less,  H. J, WHITE,  Moyie, August 13th, 1908.  Thistle Brand Creamery  Butter 3 pounds for $1.00 '  Golden - West Ceamery  and Thistle Brand Dairy  Butter 25 cents per pound.  P. BURNS & GO  MOYIE, R C.  T. T. McVittie. C. E., P L. S.'H, Y.?'rcir,   C  McVlTTIE & PAEKER  Phoyii*cial Land Surveying "���*  UjVJLWAV  &  MINING   ENG1NEBRING  ---^^   Estimates Furnished.  '. OFFICES ",*  Fort Steele P. O.-Box 25.  Cranbrook P. 6; Box 11.   '  BUV YOUB  Cigars,  FEOSI  A B, Stewart & Co.  I  O. OF.  Wildey JLodBe ITo. 44.  Meets Tuesrlav eveningB-in McGregor  hall  on   Victoria street.    Sojourning  Odd Fellows cordiallY invited.  Henry Sait    ' F. J. Smyth.  Noble Grand. Secr'y.  fit. Kugcno Lodge No. 37.  K. of P.  ���lire's every Thursday  cyening in McGre^or  '. liallat 8 o'clock! "Veiling biolliers invited.  H. . Livbsley, ' E. A. Hill  Chancellor Corn.  . K. B. an<J S,  Thos.E, Kelly,  Secretary  Harvey;    McCarter &  Macdonald.  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries, Etc.  Cranbrook,   -   -   B,. C.  W. F, GTJRD,  BABBI8XKK, SOtlCITOR, -ffiXC.  CEA.NBEOOK. B. C  ; C. H. DUNBAR  Barrister, Solicitor, Notary Public, Etc  :  Craiibroofe, B. C.  DR. F! B. MILES,  Cranbrook, B, C.  George H Thompson,  BARKISTKE, SOLtCITOK  tary Public, &c.  ORA.NBEOQK,      British Columbia  W. R. BEATTY  Embalmer and Undertaker,  Phone 9. CRANBBOOK  INTERNATIONAL  HOTEL. .  -  This hotel is now under new  management^ and-is first class  in eve��y respect.  B. E.  TAYLOR, Mgr.  Victoria Street. MOYIE  There are said  to   be several  cages of typhoid fever in Fernie.  NOTICE.  CUANBRfiOK LAND DISTRICT, DISTRICT  OF SOUTHERN DIVISION, EAST KOOTENAY.  TAKE notice that I Wm. McDougf.ll, of Moyie  B. C, occupation lUno Surveyor, intends to apply for permission to purchase tho following  described land:  Commencing at a post pluntod on tho shore  of Moyie Lake about Ave chains distant in a  South 'Westerly direction from, tho North West  corner of Lot No. 750 The Lalco Shore mineral  claims, theuce went 20 chains; thence south 20  chains; thenco east 20 chains*, thenoe northerly  ���10 chains to point of commencement, and con  talniug 40 acres, more or less.  WILLIAM McDOUGALL.  Dated August 12th, 1908.  CARPENTER WORK.  All parties desirous of having  any carpenter work done cannot  do better than communicate with  Wm. Bridges or Wm, Meredith,  Aldridge. Prices reasonable.  Work first class, , Orders may be  lefb at Pitch's store.  Geo. R. Leask & Go.  BUILDERS AND  CONTRACTORS  Our Work is our Advertisement  Heap  Office j  CRANBROOK  B.C.  See  V, S.Liddicoatt, Moyie, B, C.  LINOLEUM  CARPETS  When   furnishing   your  home or hotel don't forget we can furnish you  promptly and complete.  MAILORDERS GIVEN  PROMPT ATTENTION  Standard Furniture  Company  B. c,  NELSON, ���..-_���  AQNTS'.        ~   '  Mason <fc Rtach Piano Co.  Oi ter moor Mattress.  Globe-Wernick Office Furniture,  ���THE���  Central  DEBjIDLNJER    BROS,   Fops.  Lar-je sample room in connection  with house for commercial jnen. Be  ot accommodations.  Headquarters for Commercial and Miniug Men.  Q;;kehs avpscb, hoxjv, B. g  Shoe Repairing  .    Mining Shoes  Made to Order  ��R. A. SMITHS  SHOBMAKEBi  MOIYE, .3  STOP AT THE  COSMOPOLITAN  WHEN IN "  ���-S     ORANBROOK  B. H."BHAIX, Manoeor.  Good rooms, good tables and bar ���  and first class Bample roomB.  Wm- Jewell  ..- Express and General delivery Business! Livery and  Feed Stable.  WOOD   AND    COAL  Tor Sale  Leave Orders at  . Gwynne's Store.  Moyie,    . British Columbia  SEND,YOUR WORK  TO   THE  :    ���- ��� - * ���        N  KOOTENAY  STEAM  LAUNDRY.   ;-:���������"  '������-    -NELSON  All White'lLabor.  Leave work with the local agent  A, B. STEWART.  O F. DESAULNIER  ��� - "DEAIER IN  GENTLEMEN���  If you want a'stylish, up  to date tailor made suit, call  and inspect our spring goods  before -ordering elsewhere.  We guaratee all  Our Work.  Cleaning, repairing and  pressing done.  Prices Right.  C. A. FOOTE  Merchant Tailor,  MOYIE, B. C  Thinking of Spring  Painting, Etc?  THEN  REMEMBER  B. H. SHORT,  CRANBROOK, B. .0  Box   33.  Will  send   competent  man to paint,    kalso  mine   or paper   your  home,  PROMPT DELIVERY.  Queens' Ave.     MOYIE  G^H^rtA*?  Summer   Excursion  Rates Esat, $60,00  From Moyie to Winnipeg, Du-  luth, Fort William, St. Paul,  Sioux City.  Chicago*....' , $73.50  St xjouia 67.50  New York '; 108.50  Toronto .;"... f  04.40  Montreal ....105.00  Ottawa 105.00  St.John,N.B ', .���.:.120.00  Halifax.. v.131,20  Sidney.'C. B 136.90  Tickets on sale May .4 and 18,  June 5, 6, 19 and 29: July 6, 7, 22  and 23; August 6,7, 21 and 22,  1908. First class, round trip,  NINETY DAY LIMIT.  Routes���Tickets good via any  recognized routes in one or both  directions, To destinations east  of Chicago are good via the Great  Lakes.  For further information rates,  sleeping car reservation apply  C. E. McPHERSON, G. P. A.  Winnipeg, Man.  J. MOE, D.P.A. .  Nelson, B, C,  THE CANADIAN BANK  OF COMMERCE  HEAD OFFICE, TORONTO  B. E. "WAI-KEE, President  ALEX. LAIRD, General Manager  r ESTABLISHED 1867  Paid-up Capital, $10,000,000  Reserve Fund, -   5,000,000  Branches throughout Canada, and in the United States and England  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT  Deposits of $1 and upwards are received and interest allowed at current.  - v    rates.    Accounts may be opened in the names of two or more  persons, withdrawals to be made by any one of the  number or by the survivor. IU  CRANBROOK BRANCH. *   R. T. BRYMNER, MGR  Cosmopolitan Hotel  HARRY DIH0CK,  Proprietor.  Nearest Hotel to the St. Eugene mine'  Headquarters for Miners.  BAR SUPPLIED WITH 3EST BRANDS OF LIQUORS AND CIGAR?  -' Rates $1.00 a day and up.  *S8*  tr ����5w*^^'v  y^- - ���_  Large' assortment of GO-OABTS and BABY \  CARRIAGES.   Prices from .$5 up.- - -   -..    ...  Cranbrook   Go-Operative    Stores  LIMITED.  ,999999999999e^ee*?i������e9999999999��9999999999999���ts*s*S999^1  *     ,����.  MOYIE    HOTEL.  |L ?. F. JOBJVSIOM  I This Hotel is New and well Furnished* The 1  | Tables are Supplied, with the Best the f  | Market affords. The Bar is Filled with ���  |       the Best Brands of Liquors and Cigars*.  HEADQUARTERS FOR COMMERCIAL  AND MINING MEN  fa    MOTIB  �����-  "  BRITISH COI.TJMBIA    i  ���6������*w*>��*B��6*9"������"�������*������������������ g��S�����6������ 999V99999a9Swwi>*&-<  Moyie  As mada by the present brewer is  admittedly   tho  Beat Beer in East Kootenay. With the Best Malt and  b e Purest Spring Water it is unexcelled for quality.  Iusist on having Moyie Beer,  Bottled and Draft Beer.  ���v,  n m  CHAS. INDERWIES, Mgr,  MOYIE, B. C  Property for Sale  JN ALL -PARTS OF TOWN  F. J. SMYTH  Insurance, Real Estate, Collections.  cr  ���  / J

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