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 Library of Leg Ac  4'A  % Devoted to the upbuilding %  �� - I  $ OF    FORT   STEELE. &  #    linlcpemli-iil    in    Politic*..    &  �� *  ��     ' *  * .   ��  * THE   PROSPECTOR  CON-   *  *  * AND LOCAL NEWS. *  * m  #   TAINS ALL   PUBLIC NO-  S>   TICES AND GIVES THE  3fc   LATEST TELEGRAPHIC  VoJ. 7.  PORT STJ3J3LE, J3. C, SATURDAY, MARCH. 23, 1901.  No 12.  New Advertisements To-day.  Noili-es 4���Noll McLeoil CuTi-an.  . . ���  Hlcliiu-il McHrldo, Minister of Mines.  1 ��tw n  .    "     0  j,t **************** ttt6*$.  $     MINERAL FLOAT     J  It is1 generally admitted that  the mines in'the Port Steele district are in condition to support  a smelter.. .  The production of ores in this  district, guarantee adequate support of a railway. -  , A brilliant'showing will be  made by the mining camps situated in the Kootenay valley by  1 ho construction of a north and  south railway.  Delay in the'construction of a  .railwiiy in fhe'Kootonay   valley,  means''   delayed   -prosperity,  in  mining"   throughout   the   entire  district. < '  '      Tlie hearty, co-operation of the  '   people of South   East  Kootenay  ,is essential to  the'welfare  and  prosperity  of the "mineral   resources oJUho district.     '  'If  a  bounty  of &> per ton   on  pig   lead, is' guaranteed  by   the  Dominion Government  this-session, it will firmly^eslablish .lead  smelting' aiid refining  interests  in British Columbia.    ''  ,      t  Where one tries relocating a  mining claim on'"the theory that  a former' location was forfeited  by .a failure to record'the annual  assessment work, the burden is  on the -reloeator to prove such  i'ailur.e.-'   <   i ' -    '  Word has-been   received' from  ��� the, owners of ,fhe Carbonate  group of  mines. ' situated   near  1 Uw headwaters' of Wild- Horse  creek, that work will commence  as soon as the season permits.  The mineral products   of  the  Port Steele mining division  are  gold,     silver-lead,' copper   and  . iron. -  Extensive', preparations are  being made -towards working  the Wild Horse placer mines  this summer.  A new mining company  com  posed of so me "six or eight local  business men was formed at fort  Steele last week. '  " The   tunnel   on   the  Colossal  claim is now in some SO feet.  Work on the Dibble mine  will  commence as soon as the  season  , permits.  At  the   forks  of Wild   Horse  ��� creek arc situated a number   of  , prospects that will   receive considerable attention this summer.  The days arc past for tying up  properties on 'long time bonds  and cxhorbifant prices in this  district.  Owners have for the most part  decided to take reasonable prices  on short time.bonds.  , Capital is rapidly developing  the district and the present,  season will see some large trans  actions.  Engineers who have recently  examined, the great mineral  ledges on the headwaters of Wild  Horse creek declared that in a  very few years t he , riches oi  South Africa _\vill here be discounted.  Bull River placer ground was  recently expertod in the interost  of a Winnipeg syndicate.  Much mining machinery and  many men will be employed in  the mines in tho Fort Steele district this year.  Every mining man in South  East Kootenay is looking for  lively times as soon as spring  fairly opens.   .  A number of diamond drills  will be  used in prospecting   a  vicinity  season.  Ly     during     the  com mi;  '    d  Carbonate King-.  Manager Olson of the Carbonate King was in town on Saturday last, and'- in. conversation  with a representative of The  Prospector, said: "We have  done over, 200 feel of development on.,tho property during the  past six months. No 1 funnel is  in 70-feet with a good showing  of ore. No '2 tunnel is in 80 feet  also in ore. No :i tunnel, which  is .being run at ldp feet below  No - tunnel is in HO teet, it is expected that in -0 or :J0 feet, to  tap the ore body. Two sluffts  have been sunk-,20 and -'30 feet  respectively, in ore. 'Work- will  be continued, and I came to Fori  Steele to get a supply of powder  of which we are 'short." Air.  Olson retnrneit to the "mine on  Saturday afternoon:  WILL VISIT FERNIE.  FROM  MOYIE.  Mining Affairs.--Water Works' System Pipe Ordered.    ' r  l-'ioiii Our 6wn Conc'spoiidiitil. '  The St. Eugene mine is working5 ii full force, and taking out  the usual amount, ol'-ore. , The  concentrator is also working to  it? capacity. , The regular  amount of conccnfrules is being  shipped.  . Tho Society Girl i.*5 working a  small force, slVipincnts a re'small  and irregular.'  The Aurora claim "which,, 'is  situated across-the lake, is also  working a small force. .  -' The pipe-for the Wafer Works^  has been ordered,   a.iid, time  for  its doliyer,y   is set for'the. 1st. of  May.     - -    ��� ��� *"*��� - ���_ ,'-''  Tenders^ for the  construction  r     -T -Hi '     M^iiv,   ���     ���< .contemplated  of.,a dam, will be called for about ,,. ,   , *  the first of April.       .    ,'   V    .  Constable  Drnmmond' lef.1   on  Wednesday "with   a prisoner' for  Fort Steele.     '  For the Crow's Nest Railway.  Victoria, March 18.���Tho bill  granting" a charier to Robert  .1 affray and other's'to build a  railway from Michel to 'the  international boundary line  passed the railway committee of  the legislature loday.  Only four members voted  against it., though 'if avus.thought  that there would boa strong opposition to the bill. The lighf-  inir, if any, will now lake place  in the House.  A monster muss meeting was  held in Victoria when resolutions  were passed favoring the Crow's  Nest Southern Railway and the  Coast, Kootenay road. The promoters of the last named road  are prepared to promise they  will not amalgamate "their line  with the C. I.1. K. nor pool rales  with that company.  Tf is the desire oi' the pcqple  of the Kootenays flint this bill  granting a charter to the Crow's  Nest Southern railway should  pass. We trust that the legislature will see lit to meet the  wishes of those most interested  and grant Ihe charier. -^  Sir Wilfrid Laurier Has Accepted an  Invitation to Visit Fernie.  That Sir Wilfrid Laurier  will  visit Sou,th East  Kootenay  during.the coming'Summcr is an assured fact. '  To Tin-: Prospector:  Ferine, B. C, March 20.��� The  Liberal Association of Fernie,  having learned that it was the  intention of Premier. Sir Wilfrid  Laurier', to visit British Columbia in the near future, addressed  a communication to Sir Wilfrid,  extending him an. invitation to  visit Fernie. ' The Liberal Asso  ciation-in reply, have received a  letter from the Premier accepting the invitation, stating that it  will give him great pleasure in  visiting Fernie, and other British Columbia cities during- the  coming summer.  The, Liberal Association of  Fernie are making the necessary  arrangements for a grand party  demonstration, an invitation will  be extended to the party, in all  the'lowns in South East Koote,-  liay f'.i be present and participate  in giving a royal,welcome to tlie,  Premier, on this his first visit to  South East Kootenay.  Railway Matters.���Visited  the   Coal  '  Mines.���Items of Interest.'"  Railway matters'in South East  Kootenay were the subject of  strong.representations made by  those favoring a railway to the  south. ";,  An announcement extremely  gratifying to consumers' of coal  and coke was'madq, by',-Manager  Drury oi' 'the' St. Eugene'mine,  which* was Jto the effect that if a  charter was granted d'or a railway to.the south, thus -enabling  the Coal Company to erect the  700 ovens at  Michel, and 160 at Fernie, the  company would, guarantee to  supply the smelters with all the  coke they require at 2i> cents per  ton less than they are now paying. ��� ' .  VISITED   THE JJOAL  MINES.  ��� Editor Simpson, of the Cranbrook Herald, in company with  W. Kay; Chas Armstrong and  Ceorge Levassur, visited the  coal mines on Friday of last  week. Tho party had an experience which they won't forget, after having been through  tho working, ' which extends  more than a half mile under  ground, Editor Simpson suggested thai the mine could be best  seen from the outside, and when  a, shot was tired from an adjoining chamber, the whole party  were of tho same opinion.  Saturday last was pay day at  I he mine.  "no bonus being required" construction to commence at once.  This is a business proposition  and should be granted.       <-,  A'leak has been discovered, in  the C. P. R. treasury, which is  having a good effect on several  Nelson publications.  Tlie C. P. ii. announces a reduction of 20% on local passenger rates from coast points "not  bad for, a grasping monopoly"  says the Nelson Miner. Will the  Miner state how the "grasping  monopoly" is treating the Kootenay towns on the Crow's Nest  line.    No reduction there.  WILL SEND DELEGATES.  Fort   Steele   Board  of  Trade   Backs  Up    a   Most   Creditable  Enterprise.  ENR0UTE TO EAST KOOTENAY.  Will  Explore   the   Rich  Valley.  Kootenay  Two   Hundred Families Prepared   to  Settle If Lands are Available.  A. J. Alcock, J. C. Square-  briggs and A. C. 'Weldon passed  through Nelson last' night en-  route for' tho South East Kootenay country. They are" the advance agents of a -colonization  society organized at Vancouver,  and their mission, is-, to secure  suitable land in the Kootenay  valley''"for farming or grazing.  At Fort Steele they will .secure  horses.', to  take themselves and  t i ��  supplies, through the' land of  promise. There is good land in  the Kootenay valley, and the C.  P. R. are giving free, transportation to the advance outfit,  and , there is ho doubt but that  they will -find , what they ��� are  seeking, and will settle, provided  that the land department * of tlie  C.'P. R. put a fair price oh the  "lands which they control. ' Give  the settlers a square deal, and  let\them' 'make a home in South  East Kootenay; is what should  be, done by those wlio .hold' the  lauds in this district.  The C. P. Ii. has offered to  build the Coast -Kootenay railway without .a bonus from the  government. They forgot to  mention when they will build,-  probably in a year or two, when  they will want a bonus, all rivals  being then out of the contest.  Englands New Grand Master.  His Royal Highness, the Duko  of Connaught. was elected at the  regular quarterly communication  of tho united grand lodge .of  England, to succeed King Edward VIL, as grand master of  English Freemasons. The Duke  of Connaught was already a past  grand master and has taken for  many years provincial grand  master of Sussex and district  grand master of Bombay. He  was admitted to the craft in 1874  lie has now become the fifth  grand master of the united grand  number   of 'properties   in   this (lodge of England.    L  Railway Notes.  The -C. P. Ii. are asking tho  Provincial Government to extend the time for the completion  of the Columbia and Western  liailroad.  The C. P. Ii. are also asking  tho Government to extend the  time for the completion of the  Arrowhead and Kootenay road.  Having received the hind  grants, and subsidies for the  construction of the above roads,  "time extended" seems to be the  To Blanket the Province.  .  Special io Tub Pkospkctoh.    - ,  Nelson, B. C, March 22.���The  .Nelson Miner ��� today publishes  the following special railway  notice. Ottawa, March 21.���At  a meeting of the railway committee today, a> bill of the British  Columbia Southern, railway,  which is really the C. P. Ii.  evoked lively criticism from the  western members., The company sought power to build  branch 'lines throughout the  Province, whenever .authorized  by the Governor in Council, and  to get a five years extension of  time to complete' theM road.  Western members protested en-  oi'getically against allowing the  company to blanket the whole  Province of ��� British Columbia  with a Charter, as it had been  done in Manitoba, and stifle the  development of the country.  Finally Mr. Blair's suggestion  to give the company one years  extension iu which to begin  work and 1o limit its power to  build a branch line from Fort  Steele to Golden was adopted.  J. C. Gemmel, solicitor for the  Crow's Nest Pass Coal Company, on being interviewed by  your correspondent today said,  that he had no word of any  settlement between his company  and the C. P. Ii. whereby the  latter was to stop opposition to  fhc Fernie branch.  RATES REDUCED.  Cut   of  Twenty   Per Cent   on   Coast  Division.���No Cut  on Crow's  Nest Line.  The C. P. Ii. has made a reduction in passenger rates, commencing April 1st.   Rates on the  Pacific division will be reduced  essence of, the'.charters, granted, ' 20% and local round trip, tickets  as translated by the C. P. R.        iwill carry a further reduction.  Quite  different  is  the   appli- j    The reduction- /Will   not  effect  cation-, by     Senator    Cox    and the rate on the western division,  others   for   a   charter, for   the  Crow's Nest   Southern . railway,  which includes the Crow's  Nest  branch. ��� '   .; .  Will Urge the Dominion 'Government  to Assist Mining in General.  A special meeting of ihe Fort  Steele Board of Trade' was hold  in the rotunda of the Imperial  hotel. The meeting was called  for the-'purpose of discussing  matters of importance, the necessities of the district at largo. J.  A. .Harvey, president of the  Board, occupied the chair, and  in his opening address, stated  that the object of the meeting  was to consider the proposal to  memorialize the Dominion Government in relation 1o the establishment of a lead refinery in*  the Kootenays. ' Mr. W. W..  Beaton, representing the Kaslo  Board of Trade was introduced,  and said "that he had been ap  pointed as a representative of  the Kaslo Board of Trade, to  'visit the towns in South East  Kootenay, for the purpose of  organizing a delegation to visit  Ottawa ' and lay, before the  powers that be all the requirements of0 the-' Kootenays , as' a  whole. He also stated that local  matters of vital importance  would be ii considered. The  Boards of Trade in West Kootenay -had inaugurated a 'movement, .that' was' of especiafim-  portance, towards the establishment of a lead refinery in' Canada, which everyone here, interested in mining, knew would be  the making of 'the Mining, industry: it would be the means of  Increasing , *'the capacity^ of  smelters already 'constructed.,  and the erection of others of a  still larger capacity, more active  and increased development, >and  an increased mineral output,  which means increased prosperity to the Kootenays." To  send small delegations was a  mistake, the only way to attract  attention was to send a large and  o  imposing delegation of the business men from 'all parts of the  Kootenays. to Ottawa, and place  the requirement and .,necessities  of the country before the government.  ��� W. R. Ross,.li. L.T. Galbraith  J. T. Laidlaw and C. F.  Hannington addressed the meeting, declaring that the importance of establishing reduction  and refining works in the  country was,a necessity,' as was  also an opeu door railway policy  and that in sending a delegation  to Ottawa a step in the right  direction was being made, and  that the government would more  readily recognize . these necessities when they beheld a large  delegation of the leading business men of the Kootenays  marching into Ottawa.  The following- resolutions  were proposed by C. F. Hannington, seconded by .1. T. Laidlaw:  Whekeas, lead mining in British Columbia has grown into a  most important industry, giving  employment to a large population in the Kootenays, and increasing the general prosperity:  and,  Wiieueas. no means of refining base bullion exists today in  Canada, thereby necessitating  the shipment fo the United  States of the lead product of  Canadian smelters, and a much  higher rate for refining lead,  than formerly existed is now being demanded by the American  Smelting    and    Refining   trust;  and, .'.-.��� '  Whereas, : the establishment  of a lead refinery, readily accessible to'the smelters of, the lead  producing  districts,   would   un  doubtedly lead to the erection of  more furnaces: and!  Therefore be it resolved,  that in the opinion of this Board  the establishment of a luad refinery, in, an accessible part of  Canada is the1" surest and best  means of fostering and encouraging the lead mining industry of  British Columbia: and that this  Board most respectfully urges  upon the Dominion Government,  that it aid and assisi this new  and important industry, until  fully established, a bounty be  graiifed for three years of &5 per  ton on pig lead, the. product from  ores mined, smelted and refined  in1 Canada.  'I'llis Board would also point  out. that in British Columbia  fuel is cheap, and of excellent  quality, that it is an undoubted,  advantage to have a refinery  near-the smelters, ^and the pig  lead refined in.British" Columbia  could compete iu the markets of  tho Orient, which would , not ��� be  the case with lead refined in the'  oast. -   ' '        '  The '. above   resolutions   were  carried   without    a    dissenting-  voice.       , ' ,  M. A. Hauvey, Pres.  E. A.-Er/roN, Sec  It was moved by W. R. Ross,  seconded by ii. L. T. Galbraith.  that,   the  Fort  Steele Board of  Trade scud delegates to Ottawa,  and that a committee consisting  of the. chairman,  Messrs.   Ross,'  Hannington and Langley, be em-'  powered to'select said delegates,  and see that they   are  provided  with proper credentials. ,  The motion was carried unani-  i   ,, ,  mously.  'Messrs. '.Harvey.*   -Galbraith.'  Ross and, of hers,   addressed  the"  Board in regard to an opeiv door  policy to railways, that the  disr  tricf required adequate means of  transportation.     that     a    railway ' through^   the ' Kootenay  valley  north  and, south  was  a"  necessity:  and that  this  Board  favored   and   requested   that a  cnartcr be gra.uted to tho Crow's  Nest Southern railway.  ���   li.    L.   T.   Galbraith, , moved,  that a vote of thanks be tendered  to W. W. Beaton, and the  Kaslo  Board of Trade, for the considerate   and   eloquent    manner    in  which Mr. Beaton, as their  representative, presented the  facts  in  relation   to the necessities of, '  the   Kootenays in general:   also,  for their kindness in inviting the  Fort  Steele  Board   of Trade to.  be represented by  delegates  at  Ottawa. The motion was carried  unanimously. ,        '   ,  ',  Mr. Beaton in a  few  remarks  thanked the Board, as the repre-'  sentative of the Kaslo  Board of  '  Trade.  Delegates will be selected, and  it is possible that Fort Steele  will send at least six delegates.  East Kootenay Stock.  .Ukwl.  (Jrmv\ XexiCoal.  ���������    *S0.00  North St in*  S.-,  Sullivan  10  Silver-lead Quotations.  Bid.  * '��00'  79  !l  Bur Silver...  Mexican rlollii  bead ....  OopiK-r   (il  4.37* '  lli.lil'l   ���  Metal Market.  There was but little trading in  copper at nominal rates.  Tin has been weak, and remains depressed.  In lead the market was dull.  Strong cash prices for all iron,  and steel products.  ,'The. demand for  coke  in the  United States was stronger.  Fernie coal and coke output is  increasing, the demand is not  keeping pace with the output.  Prices are firm, and unchanged. >,  2  THE PROSPECTOR. FORT STEELE, B. C, MARCH 23; 1<)01.  Mi  i'0'  ,J��1  -.t  SI  1^'  Ii  f  If!'  1;  '?������  ii  i <i  *,i  u  BSTABLISHKr>     1WS.  At 13. Grace,  PUBLISHER    AND,  EDITOR.  THE PROSPECTOR, is published  ���very Saturday, and has a guaranteed  Circulation larger than any other paper  la East Kootenay. It is all home Printed  'and contains double the news of any  other paper in the district.  As an advertising  inedii:.n  it  is nil  excelled.  Devoted to the upbuilding of Fort Steele, the  development of the rust mineral resources of  Ike East Kootenay mining district.  Subscriptions * 2.00 per year  Advertising rates made known on application.  Contributions are solicited from all parts of the  iiatrict. but all matter intended for publication  Bust have the writer's signature.  THIS PAPER  Is kept on tile at the advertising agency of Aluxander  JtCo.. Suite F.. First National Bank   Building.  Spokane, Wash., where contracts can be made  for it.  This Paper  kept on tile at E. C.  DAKH'S Advertising  Agency, 64 and tin Merchants Exchange, Sun  Francisco, California, where contracts for advertising can be made for it.  Mc-  __    Newspaper   Atf-  Tetlsine   Agency,  Montreal,   where contracts  for advertising can be made for it.  This Paper &,���� $,'ileut thu  This l^aier  (tore, Spokane. Wash.  Is on  sale at     .1.    W.  Graham i   Co's   book  ��he T$ko&V2zIok.  SATURDAY, MARCH "23, 1901.  ,_    "No  Enemies   to Punish���No  Special Friends to Serve."  IN a question of so vital impor  tance to South East Koote- j  nay as railway ��� transportation; I  are the people of this district to  be considered: or ai-e they to be  ignored? Much has been written  and spoken concerning, the "immense   mineral   wealth' of  this  i k o  ,  district, and this  fact  has   been  demonstrated and proved by the  i" largely increased and constantly  increasing output* of silver-lead  ore and coal mined in the district.  Newspapers in'West Kootenay,  more particularly in Nelson who  do not, or are not willing, to display that .degree  of familiarity  ,   with the subject under discussion  which   the   importance   thereof,  demands,   are  trying  to   create  unneccessary 'alarm at  the pro.  posal of granting a charter for a  railway to enter from the south.  In West Kootonoy wc find rail-  , ways    traversing    the,   district  ���   north and south, easl and   west,*  American  as  well' as |Canadian  roads.   <In  the applications for  .charters, and the construction of  these   roads,   those   avenues of  commerce    which    has' enabled  West Kootenay to rapidly   troad  tlie road to active  development  and   prosperity;    then   did   the  newspapers pi' Nelson place obstructions in the way  of  obtaining those charters?    Or   would  1 they   object   to   a   charter   for  another  road  to enter Nelson?  We are  inclined to believe that  their columns would be filled with  choice editorials in favor of said  charter being granted.   The proposed railway for which a  chapter kas been applied for is over  '200 miles east of Nelson and will  traverse  South  East Kootenay,  not entering within tWe  borders  of West Kootenay.    It is   being  promoted  in  the interest of the  mineral and coal productions  of  tke district,    ia   which    it.   will  traverse, without said  railway,  the  resources, and industries of  South East Kootenay must cease  to become progressive and active  wealth     producing    industries,  without necessary transportation  the wonderful and immense mineral resources of a district which  is larger than the whole of West  Kootenay must linger along  delayed by lack of  transportation,  which  is  denied  by   a> district,  when  in  need  of similar-means  of transport secured a land   subsidy in this district to subsidize  a railway constructed to promote  transportation in their  own district.  needed outlet for the productions  of this district. The only solution of the fact that Nelson  papers are objecting to a railway in South East Kootenay is  6��6��88�� or that they fear a commercial rival in the near future  in East Kootenay.  * * *  South East Kootenay is steadily advancing along the path of a  great mineral prosperity/ In  order to aid' and foster this great  prosperity the people of South  East Kootenay are demanding  from Ihe Dominion and Provincial Legislatures a railway to the  south.  * *    *  It would seem to be impossible  for the Provincial Legislature, to  refuse a charter for a railway to  the south when the people of  this district are unanimous in  asking for it.  ,       *        *r        *      ' ���' '  A railway to the south i,s of,  vital importance to the people of  South East Kootenay. It means  the rapid development of the  mineral resources of the district,  the opening up of large ��� agricultural areas, increased population  increased revenues lo the government, increased prosperity to  every business enterprise, and  the entire ^population will see  and feel this prosperity when  the railway door to the south   is j  opened.      ��� j  ��� **_*,  Railway communication to the  south.,will bring about the erection of smelters in the Kootenay  vallev.  ��6r *4i. kA# ��gv  '**  Headquarters  for   Mining   and   Commercial  Men  The  All    Modern     Conveniences  FORT    STEELE,   B.   G.  Large   Sample   Rooms   for   Commercial   Men;,  ra: Hole  H. w.  DREW,  Proprietor.  Fort Steele.  Port    Steele  wing  From    all   indications   South  East   Kootenay  will   witness   a  large influx of settlers this year.  *    �����    *  With the coming of spring a  start should be made' in' railway  circles.  Now Open  Star  * Night Was Her Terror.  "I would cough nearly all nig-ht long-."  HTiLiih Mrs. CJhiis. Applcgate. of Alcx-  andi'iii. Ind.. "unci could hardly getany  slcep. I had consumption so bad that,  if J walked a block I would cough  frightfully and spit blood, but. when  all other medicines failed, three1 $1.00  bottle* of Dr. King's New Discovery  wholly cured me and 1 gained ii'S  pounds,." It's absolutely guaranteed to  cure Coughs. Colds, La Grippe, Bronchitis and all Throat and Lung troubles.  l->i'icc oOc and $1.00. Trial bottles free  at A. \V. Bleasdell. Druggist.  e  H  JCimt>erley,  . W Drew, proprietor.  B. C  FORT STEELE,. B/ C.  MANUFACTURERS     and   ' BREWERS    OF    ISXTRA    FTNE  BEER  ^��  PORTER  SOLD'.BY- THE   BARREL,    KEG   OR-    BOTTLED  Bottled beer for family use a, specially  OUTSIDE ORDERS GIVEN STRICT $ PROMPT ATTENTION''  KM PLC V YOUIt IDLE TIME   '-  It's As Good As Cash.  "Work at Homo" is an idea that will  appeal to those who will have a good  deal of spare time during the coming-  winter. To secure the services of such'  the People's Knitting Syndicate. Limited, of Toronto are offering remunerative home work to be done with their  Automatic Seamless Knitting Machine.-  Their's work that anyi .one can easily  learn and could be donc^by different  members of the family according as  they had leisure���a good way to make  the idle minutes pay the rent and buy  the firing. , See their announcement in  another column.  The  Waldorf  SATISFACTION GUARANTEED  P. O. BOX'812'  TELEPHONE NO. 1  Sick & Mutz, Prop's.  FERNIE, B. C.   -OLD TOWN  McBrideBro's.  SPLENDFJ ACCOMMODATIONS  Sample Rooms for Commeroial Men  No Traveller Should Pass the Door.  The trail runs within ten feet of the.house. Good  Barn and plenty of hay and grain. If you patronize the  Waldorf, you will never regret it. *   '  JST.    A.   KA.NOUSE  -    Proprietor.  of  British   ��  In   the    Supreme    Court  . Columbia.  In the mailer ol the Water Clauses Cousol-  Idatiou Act, IS97. and the Compiiuic*. Act. Ib'Jt,  suiri in tlie matter of tho Moyie Water Company  Limited.  TAKK NOTICE tluil au application will be  made to a Judfje of ilie Supreme Court of British Columbia at the Law Courtis Bastion  Square In the City of Victoria on Thursday the  Iclh day of April. IWl, at the hour of 10:30  o'clock forenoon, or so .soon thereafter as the  application can be heard for the irruiiiinir of a  ri-riiticuie pursuant to Section 5" of the "Water  Clauses Consolidation Act 1807' to enable the  undersigned to construct .'ind operate a waterworks system for supplying water in the unincorporated locality known as Moyie City.  This notice was lirst published on Thursday th.* l-lih day or March   190].  THK MOVIE WATlUi CO.. LIMITED,  Jly their Solicitors lUKVKY Ai MiOAKTKK  10-1 "J 1'ort Steele. ��. C.  Jiuijiuflj-u-u-u-u-tru-ujugj-u-uwi;  ���'/,*;  this roUf>isteul.   /<*���   it   justice."  With   a,   single   exception   the  combined     Boards  ' of     Trade  throughout West; Kootenay.'have  declared in favor of an open door  policy,   to   railways,    even   the  "Nelson Board'of Trade, the most  conservative and. influential body  of business men in that tcyvn declared .in favor of the open .door,  and in spite  of. these   facts   the  newspapers of Nelson are riot in  favor of giving a sister   district,  ,wfaat Nelson already has, a.much  Attention Hunters  and  Prospectors  Indi.m Ajrunt CJulhraiili is willing d.  pay   i hi'   Mini   of   *  MiiiiiMiiiii Sliciij) and  )l)0.   jji-i-  pair,  float, or cillw  loi  the-R C. ASSAY & CHEMICAL ���  "     *���      .*?-    SUPPLY CO., Ltd.  73-'] PENDER STREET.  *fc      Vancouver,    B.    G,     # ���   ,  We are Manufacturers and direct Importers,' and carry a  . large stock of Balances, Furnaces, Fire Clay Goods, Scientific  cj' and Practical  Books,   Glassware,   Platinum   Goods,    Acids,  ��/ Chemicals, and all other Assayers' and Miners' requirements.  SOLE AGENTS for Morgan Crucible Company, Battersea, Booker's Sons' Balances, Braun's Gasoline Furnaces, Etc.  Catalogue and full pari iculars on application.  Shelf f Heavy Hardware  Stoves, Graniteware,  Tinware  Powder, Fuse, Caps  Paints and Oils.  Sheet metal work of all kinds  promptly executed.  ���*���  Fort Steele  Meat Market  FRESH   and  R. W. ROGERS, Proprietor.  SAL.T   MEATS  ON HAND.  ALWAYS  The Berliner  .     '   NOTICE.  T:il��.: IioLH-l! Unit. I i;i|,i:li'l In lllllltir lljljillril-  'tioti tn lli<: (;<iv(;rii(ii' ill f.'Dtiiicll uf l.lio Ix.irnin-  irtn of (..'tiiiitilii !(>:��� t'crmIhkIiui tn vri;cl unci  iniiliil.iiin ii l,i"illk:. Iii-lrls^c iit. U'jisii.I!. ('. iicres^  the. Koot'iiiiiy .(��lvf!|. cxl,(;ii(lini; ft'oirl Lot ��H.  <!rouji I, Knolensiy Dlstrlcl.-lfi l.rii. ti"|. (;;ronp I  Iffiotciiiiy l.)IM|..i(M,.       , ..   i  Ami. further t:il��: iiiiiir.'.-tlitit J liu.vi! (U-pos-  Itfil tli>.-'i>lsiris if tin; wiiil Iniilj-i^ mill n iloscrfpr  lion ,<>f tin.  )iro|)osO(l situ with the llononibli;  'I'ln.' Minister of Public Woi'Us of   Cniiad.'i   :uiil  Ih.-it   I   have eotnjilieil   with   the  provisions of  Chapter W It. S. C. ���      ' ���  i-    i\Iy uppliriiMou   is made  under Oliuptcr H-'  nnd Kl of the revised Statutes of Cnniulii.  N. HANSON,  ,   ,Sta*<��-  Price  ���  i  S15.00  inclndtng  a x6 incb born,  3 records ���  *ad  concert soand box.  fL>��%n/\��A  j  Fresh Halibut,   Salmon, Salmon Trout, Bologna  Snusngc,  BuUer and Eg-gs.    Fish nnd Game in Season.  Fort Steele  and  Kimbeiie}'  firam=o=phone  Dan  TlicT.nltinc uncliinc that talks��� sings���plays �� very in.strument-  io���NTCro Minstrels���Klrint; orcbrstren or chiircli choirs.  i-  -repwtxluccn Sonn'i  ''"''C Brrfcincr Cram-o-plion'c is louder, clearer, s.weeter ami simpler tba.li any other  r��lknir >Iai-.liiiie at any price���it plays cuke walk-s wsilt7.es.. marches and operatic selections, it M.nKK<Trord.saiid mimic) of all the pop"I"r sengs of the day as well as Coon songl,  ,M ~?t',c !"r;s��cred selections���it tells funnv stork* or repeats a prayer.   ,  a he llerliner Gram-o-phoue is made iu Canada, ererv instrument is sold with a fire  year's jn-rittctr Kiiarantee.  ���JTii: recordis nre not wax���they nre'liard, fta�� and iadkstrnctible. Will last io years.  ���Write to us for Catalogue and ��ecord lists frqe. .    j  fsCT6.'<r.- W7-37I squiduot St., Montrtil.   EUAHUEL SLOUT, ���antral a1(ni|<r ftr Csnilt.  E. BERLINER, 231S ST. CATHERINE STHEET     -     -     MONTHEAL.  m.�� >!�� ���iiiiiiina��^����������n����Miiiii'ii �� i  ANDREW   NEIDIG  GONTRftGTOR    and    BUILDER  i JIOUSK AND SKIN PAIN'tUNC |!  I CIAr.Cl.MlNINC mill l'Al'KB HANGING  '.. i--.������-<.���'��� ������ '���'"������ -  PORT STEELE, B. C.  HI.GHWARDEN    &'  SON.  PIONEER- BARBER SHOP  Everything Sf Hotly Ii'ii-st Class.  2^*   All   work promptly done. Next door to the Prospector. lA"-  ���THE -Hip.SPEO'rO'R, FORT STEELE;. H.; U.,  li-oi., ������..,'    ".   ,', : ., ' :,  "���r~"iiri-rimniintn'*n"nriTTT- -ivrrw nrrmn wrm iTn-rmiimTin���Trm-mr-rim i   him i ���ikwiimm i mmm'�� mat  H; ^^  t SteelejB. C.  li^  ifflill  :;pCtlreljr^^ ^.h^'*.^-  sie: s  OT  ��� y.^he above c^  ........... ,....., _.   .......    lianas? :@ :T &s:bbi. }   _...   ....,_...   .Incorporated by Provincial, Charter'wnder: the Ontario Companies Aot.,  #e-iwantfax fc  "   '- ��� v" ' ' '    ���.: ;...'l"   '  |il'lpi($|lM  afd;((H!iM^   *%;;>S-'I  LIMlfED.  $180,000";  .0 -..   y  ���  iaN, hurley, p.. c.  . ���.-.',rii<--..l',iiiV'f!l-   1^.3; i VH ���!���- ill ii!,  Cio'tii'S tuul . Bi^t. I*"*h.i-'ij �����->��� i��"-��l :  I ;. ii in is  :;. .'i't"> . ..'  J.   I     GATES, ��� ���"������s>n  50   YEARS'  EXPERIENCE  Trade Marks  Designs  Copyrights &o  Anrnne .lending askotoli nnd doacript.lnn may  quickly ascertain our opinion froo ivhiti.her an  Invention, la prohiilily patentable. Coitiuntniru.  ttntiKstrict.lycmiti{ie.ntlal. Tr..-ui(ltitiok on Patents  sent tree. UlilOHt aeeney for securing puK-nts.  f'aienls taken tlirovurh Mlinn ,t l.'.i. receive  spt'ctnt nntlcr., without chartro. in the  Scientific Jftiiericam'  A luindHOitiply ninMnifert wr-t'hly.' I .r. r-'tii-f. v.\t~  Ciil.it.ioii <if uny sifienUHc ,iourn;ii. MVr::is. $;i u  rn'ic; four iiioni.hs. $1.' Scid by;��il iiru'tnioalcr.i. ���  fifiUNN & Co.3BIBroai,w^ New York  Branch Office, 1125 V at., Washington, IJ. 0.  advertise:  THE, PROSF'EOT'O'fl  MONTROSE -'.B'ICYCLEMFREE  %������>���rfito>2myArcM WITHOUT A DENTIN ADVANCE.  SEND .US YOUR ORDER, Htate whether youwish l.-ulv's or mail's  wheel; (iiye.color. helKlit or frame and pear wanted and WJ5 W'l i,l, sill I'  I III-. IV HEId. C O. I), on approval, allowing von to nncriite and examine it fully before yon accept it. If it. Is not nil and more than wo  elaini lorn, nnd a hotter wheel than yon can net Mr imv where near Hi.-,  price li-om any one else, refuse it and, we wlil pay. a!fexpre-i charircs  ourselves. ThB-'MOftTROSE" Bicycle <&���*��> cr\  at, our Special Airenl.Vs Ktimplo 'prion <it'.-^. l'fcVi2i;  is the irrc-atesl, hai-galn in ,i lilcyele ever nuVicd. We Kiianintea"nV eriilal ���  tounyiMO wheel on the market and you need not accept It      r pa v a cc  t  o.*m����'\V 'J..1 .'l'*.,.,"!"1 <?"���'*. <.HI�� na.-th.al ..r milekly inA-iilnoi i.)���  oik IIMIO .lloltKLs. This oiler.ot-a sample wheel at this low price is  nindotosecure " RIDER AGENT in euch town to represent in  and take orders.   Oilrairents make inoiii-v'fast. " ���.'���-.:  SPFfiiFIRSTIflM^ '-Pranie. =a.2r<M-a)Inehi Indies. ?/i Inch. Best'  OrtlMribH i 1UH&I Rholhy seamless I.nhhiK with ri.iK.-il i-onnoe-  lo..is Hush .loinls,'liniirovod expander device to I'aslen seat )��.s(, and  handle liars llnyal Aivh crown: Hie eeleliniled .1Iin;ix hiilisnuil haliirer���  Ilie easiest running known;  II inl ".V" lin-s. Ihe li.vl and i.aivol'llln  saddle; pedale. tools and acCcssorii.-s I In: host ohlalualile. Knameled In  Mile;, ninroou or coach Croon, highly llnlslieil and ornaincnled; snechil  llllished liickelliiB.ou all l.liullt, parts: AVe Ihoriilliillly. test everyp'ler-u  of nialcrial that (roes lirio this machine. Our l.i.i.li ,K y.-iir'a iruiti--  niilco l.i.ii.] wltli each hievele. ." t  FRFF toany oneseiidlnpr tho ii |(!>,�� cash in full -.villi order we will  ��� llkk send froo a KelniJ.ie Itur.lick 111,111111 mile liarrel pattern evclo-  .iiiuli-r; or a hiitli itrailo llbor pump. Vo.iir money all hack it you are not  perlootly satislled. I J  CHFAP WHFF9 Q' Wo ,,n ��ot mainira.-tm-o the cheap deparl,  "n,L?r    nllCCLSi niontstni-u hlnil of wheels.such as miiiiv niw  7>''.''.��� V^:i777,7-Authorized: ;Gai3itaI;^  '   ,'  '..;'..      0 ,��� ;'.'V'  M77-'  ,   .:.;V '..���-..-.., '-,.;:''���'' -.^ ���.���7-'.r;.':;..-.-.V: ", 7:'''7'.'..'������ ;, "! ':���'.":?���'; :';,".''',7'77,'^ ������:'."���.   '    '7i.'7., ,.      .......    ,     ...      ,,  7 '���'!.     The"Syndicate Is'-Offering a .-limited anipunt of Stock ,atV$l .00 per share in lots of twenty shares. y.i'.-:  -,,   (Kach fiujjscriber of the tr/e-rity. shares to be/furnished a.twenty-dollar knitting machine free to work f01" >  .-"'the' Syhaicate an^i^to -sh.are in' the,net profits...of.ail' goods imade.)1/; ' *    y"--.,'  ;;..': ���';'' J';;.' ';.-'���';.-'7-> ��� ���' ':''.'%it '������������^:-  iThi SyneHcatohasbooii formed .for, the piirpose of manufacturine knlttsd goods cheaper than ,any exliting company,  te k*ip down prlcta,  7 and to oppo^d tho large .kriltling Combines and Cbmpanlos -which havojoinodlhands to r'nis��tprices'.    To.do thlri succesafullv It la'naeattarv tagat .-  ' yarn^atjfir.iL cosi, and to mar.ufKcti.ro goodov,;lth. tho lonst posslblo expense.   Therefore--../   ".: ;,:'-'���)'��� '���;' ''>���; -.-':,'' i, ",: .'" .7'. ,l ���'.'���:,','. ������:'.':.'���  ':'-:.        1. -.' T.'i 1 "Syndicate supplies 113 own yarn and machines;.', 7.   :'.i' .  ..-' \\:. '��� .'. ::.-7''-    ,..^7       ���;���. '   ,r c -'.&���? '���''���.'���' 777,  2. - .   Th5 Syndicate, has ail-goods made by sharoheildfirs knittiiiK at their own homes. .'��� '���:'���'.-���'����� .7'', ,7.... .: ^ n>;.-.-  ���< .- ���������������:-; .3, ���:���   Tiis Syhcilcate pays for all'proporly made goods at ones upon receipt of Barno, and  bosldes paying for.the work whan aVnt In will aaml*  ��� Rnnualiy divide with Its working shareholder* the not prollts from the sale.of all'EOodB made bv" jtsshareholder*. .,y  .' ��� ;,:'.���',v    '  ;77- 4; -     Tna^.S/ndicnte sails; all Koods inade by its working shareholders., '\;    .7        , :'   .'  l'  " r       ; ' -.'   r   .:..'���.,���-''7  : 7.:   6,, 77. To7 each.sy b Vcrl bar of-twenty ,*M,00 shares the Syndicate, gives.f roe: a twenty.dollar Kn I ttlna; Machino: to keep,, and also", tuppllsa each .7.  working shni-ehpldai-,' 'fros of charae. fuUdiroctions, samples and yarn to make the (tooat., '���'���     '-.���.   -.,.';.. .",-' ;' ,-7 7    -"'-���;" ���'������' "���''���   '  ' To bacbm? ash'ardholder. a worker,' the. owner-of one of the.machines,.to^be. paid for the work you, do,, and also to participate,In .thV.aquat '.  . .division of tha, net pro fits.-you havo only to becomo a.mombor of the 8yndicaie-n"rid-iake twenty $1.00 shares which, will cost you7 twenty dollara,^^-; v:.  TLIE  'M^TJjnni ' rtr'  TlIC     CVynSstfiTC'    '���'''^"PP'V ''*own yarnsand knittins: machines to Its shareholders;  FREE; , By this plan It  "l-ilt- ��� KiCs'lJUU    Uf \   I ���tit r ��� 0.l'fa}3\\jK.l ��: can readily be soeh that the Syndicate not only benefits its shareholders by way of dl��lderida,I.  ��� but is tho source of a ro";u'lar employment and Income at their-homos. .7 The' 8yndicatn :1s .fully prepared, to keep Its share holders .supplied with',..5  . yarns for daihg tho various lil.jtjs or worii foquired, and, It Is also In a position to dispose of all goods knitted from these yarns through large  jobber's"aricf 10 the general 'trade as fast as It can be sent In by Its shcroholders.   ;������"   ::    , _ . ;-;; ��� vi      ".''   .1     ,,      :: -',. .       "���'.'.-���'^.-������"���,"       :v7 .  .-It will bs'sech'.tha't to manufacture goods on so largo a1 scale it. would  be necesssry to have a number of knitting factories, which would  moan the invjstmsnt of thousands of   dollars, besides taxes, Insurance and   interest onisamo.    We can,  therefore, not, only manufacture goods  "cheaper snS in largir quantities, but pay biir shareholders dividends semi-annually. ;     .       ,     :; '. ���. ,.,',; ,i !  THE "'���M.I" fill (iJC the Syndicate furnishes Is a high speed family seamless knittlnp; machine, and will last a lifetime with ordlnsry usage, In  I lli. - '"HiJiljlillliE -fact the Sydicate will p;u��rantoe tho machine for twenty years. It will knit from the finest of Imported yarns to the coarsest,  of Canadian wool yarn the'same as hand work, but eighty times faster, In ���f*ct a pair of socks or bicycle hose In twenty minutes. With each  'machine a lull: outfit 'is sent'together.'with a supply'of yarn to commence at once', The guide accompanying-the machines Is so plain ana the  operation so simple that anyono of ordinary Iritellieenee.can make any of the knitted goods required by.the Syndicate, such as Gents' Bocks,  Ladles' Stoc!;inR-;, Golf and Bicycle Hose; Knickers. Lcgjjlnjrs,' and Toques, for Children.. .-���.'.        ,',..:,;.��� '���'-.,  TflC D ??!!�����? t,|f S'vnoicato pays for "knitting those goods are :���8oeks, 85.00 per 100 pairs; Ladles' 6tocklnes, ���lO.OO per 100 pairs; Gents'  tSti rn'uLOCio!: and Bicycle Hose complete, 810,00 pertOO palrj; LeRBlnRS and Footless Bicycle Hose, ��6.00 per 100 pairs; fine Toques,  'So.00 per 100. .... All these ijoods arc 'quickly,made on the mootiino and at these prices any person willing to work can make good' pay. much mora  than clerlilrtK in store, working; in shap or laborlnson farm. .' Shareholders can dovoto all or part of their time knitting, but at all times they are  expected to work for the interests of tho Syndicato. i-:.        '" . ", ' '"''- "'...,.-   ..-.'.���.'    ,',..',-,  WrlSl    PAnS    Jfilfil     Ail persons willing to "accept and honestly knit tho yarn entrusted to them, and to return made goods promptly to the  IA7UST    Vnii;   f-iiiCT    HfS Tfl ' mi&!      Each person desiring to becomo a shoreh.older of stock, participating In the semiannual dM- :  VfliAi      lU!J     miJOl      UU     IV   JUIll.    dends. and to do work for tho Syndicate, receiving pay as fast as the work la sent In.���must cut  outthcfolllowing APPLICATION FOSM, sign thelrnamoto It, fill In address and reference, and enclose It with Express or Post Ofnae Money Order'  ��� to.the.Syndlcatc! '���.,'., ' , ..''..., ..     .- '       ".     ������    '  ^ .���    ���',  ppilcaiioii iori";for; Sfocfe and macbiite* './; v;;v. ;;,';.-'  THE PKO.l'I.ns ICNITTING SYNDIC A.TK,I.imitbz>, ' .''���"''"'.���.'." "       '���''.������'���-'  ..'-.;'���'      -   - 7  -i ���'' ��� '     ' 130 Voni-.e St., Touonto, Ont. ������ ��� i.   ,   :' ��� ���' ��� ,-. -     ,-  I enclose you herewith   $10.00   in   I-'ULT,   r.VYMENT for jo sliarca'.of stock (subject to no other call) in The reopie's Knitting Syndicate.  'Tjir.iitcd, vrhich J wish allottcil to me, and. one of your $30.00  machines   free,  same   ss   you   furnish your   shareholders,   together  with frca  samples, instruct ions and   yarn, whicli   I   wish  Bent  to  me. . as  soon ��� as possible to enable me to.becln wort for the  Syncllcata-at once upon .  receipt of sine.    The said steel; to entitle inetb, participate In the semi-annual dividends of the Syndicate In addition to being paid cash ������  delivery for all the Knlttiii;; I do for.'the Syndicate oh my machine.   . ' ' . '���"'.'  o. 77;-'  Nt'.mr vrur vrni'tst Express OJT.ct ,'  This Prospio-j;!'!);:  Jour name     ���       ;;  Post. Ojfic* '    ��� ���  Name   Reference,  Mr.,  itPka^a State how much time you can devote to'the work and how' you wish to be paid���weekly, monthly or as you send iu the wocfc.l  ffi^.^-����rlty*^.>^<^^AirVVa.e*y?,^^  ... , ,- "-   " - ����� "��� ������ V -     (IIUIFIIhl.l    .     .   ._���  . ,���          eon.wnis a ml l.iK supply houses ailverliw.- and soil as liitfli irrade. We .run furnlsli them,  l.mv.-vi-r. at,*., 'i'?J,J[-l'li;i��l; ��r >!i.7r. lo sm.r.u ..oiiiiilru-. Wo ilo not, ���jiiifrantec nor i-cr.-.iii-  im-iiil thein. Hl'.l: IKK ��;i,-lM;itl.\.<} a l.iey.-lo of anv ..nil else, no iiiatier whf. or 'hew  elli-ap, write ii--iiiml let us tell you how much we r-aii sn v.- voi'i on llii.-saate niiii-hin". ,  Kyou IIBJftRSF fo'BslV',,',Vh<'*'1 ��-e..-an assist yon to KAIt.V A liH'VOI.K l.v .lis'-  ,. .     ,, ,      '"'���    ��>'��Pt-U  'V ��� **V t   trihiil.iiiit.-al<il.nriii.sr..riisaf.-w.lavs.   IVnnml one 1. -rsoii  Hneaeh town for tills i.m-pnse, 1\ e have several liundivil SKWWIi IIAM�� tVlli;!.'!.^ ialien in trail.- wliie'h ��r  ai[\,'?'!ii%","f??,t.''!n&'><'M',u "}���'' '"���"'e'S'.i.'PWorii samples anil "r.l mnilnls very 1Ml.-a p. Keiul for Il.-irenli, l.lsl.  ,��)IT1t Ktl^IAlSIl-n \  is U!i.piesl.ioiieil.   W e refer (,�� any hank or business house in fhicuixo. oranv evnress 01-  1,letters of reference ilircct; from the, largest, hanks in CllieaK.) ll'vnu wish it.  ���wi.ii   ..b.ii^ixiiii  ���   is III1.11H..S1.1O0..-I  S.?ii'.U.'^'C��'Jill.'i>ei    ������ U'��!1'.' y?" l0 T, ���������   ,    -������:���-��� ���..���." ii.���.. a ........v..K... ,,:u ���..���������,.  SFNIl   YiillR   flRHFR i'"U'X; ,11,If,l<nvl"'"'eanil these apeuiul terma of sliijiment. without deposltwill  WtnU    lUUIl   Un^Q hcjvKluh^n-n veryjioom   rsrcive.name of this paper.  ! CAVEATS, TRADE MARKS, 'f\  COP YRS.GHTS AND DtZSl&US, $  I Semi yojtirlmsiness direct. r.i> 1".','iK':i.i;. ton, ^  saves Iitui!, tro.sts lrss, Iiuttoi- ����"-visv.-. %  My oar" cl-.se to V. S. Patont ufflcc. PREo yin'iiniii-<!  ' ary azamlnat ioiim nwtte. Alty-p fee net duo until'piitonW  �� Ib H=curc0 rUtUOMAT. ATTENTION UIVKN���10 ^ F.AB5 f  j ACTUAL SX1"'EHIEN0K. B0.1l; "HowtaolitaJu Vat.-at3," <  , etc.. mail, fri-e, latcatii proam-d through r:. O. ficenrs J  j rccelvo  spe-.. lal   notic-,   ivit,!ieut  cli,-..r,'ce.   i:i   t.lii; ^  "*i.ve:ntbv"k. RiGiEt:  " '���" y���\  ���GONTRACTORS  li     E^ii.  Oi ���  sir  :k  ami  Sic'iic   Work  CtUnstrAtc.i monthly���ElGrcuth yonr-icniiH, $1.  J1U     IUUI.   UnOCfl l,ewainiiuw���verj.-s���mV.,"wr:Cive'im.no\if thls^���,^ "'      " "   ��� 'W ��� ��     '        If    (i    G E ^ f) T EH'��   l-nlfi of CI A. Shmv & Co. 5  -���#. L.MEAD GYGLE COMPANY, oMoagofm. Ill slmfo,VZ&8ii>%;Fat  Whrai'^r^'^^Ts^i'^r^lTi^l'TiTi-tniTi iiiia !ekfet.,��**a.A. ^ ^ ^.^ ^. ^ a ** ,a>.j*k ^*..a�� a  f*A^^%^fVVV��^VVVVWl^VVVVV����rVI^^  I  B!.vL0K  LiAJt  W.ir ��:iiu. I.'LASTHRING  ProuipLly 13one ( '  I ��v  f  tii w j'Uosj'kctoij. port s'ri'jwr.M, n. c moi  =3av,  *f *    -fit.    a|��    ��^at     *f ��    #|flT  #|i��    #f��    *f>    <���#*    *f�����.     -f*    -|��     if*  **#*    #f��  .��.   .4-   ,|ir   .|��   .��>   ��|V   -#-    -#*  *���' i#' it.^" J*f  ���    ������..'   /  Mi t  ��  I  J,  I  Ik  IS-  '  w  IF '   u\  The Mining Center of tlie District" of-South East Kootenay  The L.arg<  Mineral An  and the Tfli  Extensive  Coal Field;  American  are Situated  South East  Agriculture  Grazing and the  Lumber Industry  are Prominent  Features of the  District.  ."���',   >' ol  fc - V  The   Crawford   Bay   and   Fort   Steele   Railway   will   be   constructed   this   year.  I  .!,  The proposed Crow's Nest and Golden Railway, Recently Surveyed, will pass through  And    Tap    the    Gt  *ep *  te>  ��3 B-  J  ral  4--3.  ��=��<��> lie    OT    III  "S     "fc,  uustric;  Choice Business and Residence lots for Sale  Apply to  ��  JL.  if~l  ta  ��y"1  -J3'^> ��n  Towrisite Office 'u  THE PROSPECTOR.  FORT STEELE, B. C,  MARCH f?3,  1fl0|.  @Mt�� j&ttagpectoi;*  SATUKDAV, .MAKCll ��J, 1!MU.  C.  '"^ i  A^I.S'.  A Gigantic Fiction.  Easy lo descend!    O, do Id us  liii,ve done will]   Midi   ;i   misconception. The most elltfionIL thing  lli.il. ever  n   man has lo do is to  descend.      Jf   you   want,   lo go  down, tlie lirst tiling you lmve to  do is lo do .violence  to   tlie   fine  instincts of  the   body;    if   you  w.anl to ��o down, you mnsl withstand     the    eloquence    of    the  affections;    if   you   want  to go  down, you have to trample under  fool your sense  of  self-respect:  if you \viiii) to go down,  yon   always have to burst   some social  bond thiit, holds you like a  golden   J'etler;    if   you   wan),  to   go  down, you have to argue against  your noble understanding; if you  ��� want   to  go down,   you have to  light u  bit lor  bailie'   with   Iho  majesty   of   conscience.        The  most difficult .thing (hat any man  ever lias  to  do   is   lo go down.  For the wiiy of transgressors   is  hard, but the   way  of  virtue  is  pleasantness.' and her paths arc  peace. <    /  < The Right Cargo.'  ,   We have cast anchor for just a  Jiltle while beside this island   of  a  world,   but  we  are bound for  the   continent   of    J in mortality;  and since the ship must so' soon,  lift it-s anchor, since its gleaming  sails beckon   us   now  oven as a  friend's hand toward yonder fair  si nd mystical horizon, Jet us take  on   board   a   cargo, that shall be  worth something in the  country  whore we are to spend tho "long-  ' est  time.     Then  fix  your eyes  upon  the  fadeless   vision of immortality: for whoever has  that  hope or expectation  in   his soul  cannot be balked or daunted.  Will Live to Buov It.'  L can lake my kniiei;ouf of, my  pocket and loss it into the'river.  [) sinlcs   Lnto  the  mud   in   the  botfom, and there's an end of it.  I> go  on   my, way, not much the  worse.    'But  whosoever  throws  himself away ��� must -follow   on.  That   seonis   self-evident;    but,  alas! how many silly folks act as  if they could   throw   away   their  character, their sonlh, and   keep  straight on   themselves   in   ihe  way of happiness and heaven.  Ml: N'T     ACT  ur.vns'ni.  AMI)     I'KOVIM'I \l.  T\\   Ai "I  Sin-1 in it.\   111vi-  I..N  lllslllll  i   i:\ki   K-  Notkv. is in  the st.nun  T.n niiil.il  In 11 li\ niw ii In ,111 onl.im-r. u.Ui  II s I ll.ll till' I'lnlllil Ml Id U'lllll  .11 I ivls Jm II .1 IIlllll i Hi. Axm >-�� -  iiii-iii Ail .in- turn iliin I..I ill.-- m ii i'iui All ol  Ilie llbiili-ii.iiik il I.I \i.-. i nlli clll,|< williln Hie  SouUii'i n lililslini i>r l,nsl Ki Minis nls-  Uli'l .no p.iy.tlili' nl ins ulllri ,n (In- (hum  lliiu-.i-  Km I sti-i'li  Assessed lti\i-s .He i-nlli-cllblc it   tin    fulltist-  In-r i.nes. \ I/. - r  If ji.ild .in oi lu-lfii-e i he lilili June ' I'HH  Tlnee-llltlis nl niii��� pel 11 lit   (in ie.ll |.i.i|ii 11\  Tttn .lii.l i',ii|.-li.ill ])i-i   u in    on  tin   ,is-7sm  I  s.ilin- of ullil I.mil.  One Ii.ill   ol  one  |n-i   (i-nl    mi  pi ison il |iin  Wits  U|inii such excess ol Im nine  Class A On inn- llioiis mil ilnll.iis ,iud m.I  r.\i,r<-illiiK tin llimisiuil (Ii.II.iin, ii ii ii pi i  (t-i.l . up In Ihe tliuii-.ilul doll,n s .mil 1��i,  pel i cm. on ilie ii-in.iiijdi-i ,  Class I) On (I'll lliiilis.iinl ilollnis, .mil not  excel (IIiik luelitv (lioiisitiiil ilollnis oiieiind  oni'-liilll pi-i cenl II], lo I en thoiis.ind  dollius, iind HMi ,ilnl oni--li:ill pi : (rut on  the H-uiiidiilci  Cuss V. On IMi'iltS lliniis.uul ilollnis .mil  mil I'M-eedln^ Im ts lliiiii-.iiiid iliill.ii-. \\\u  mid one-li.|ir pei-ci nl . ii]) in jt\em\ llmus-  , mil ill. ll.n s .indthicepii (Mill on Hie ie-  irnllidei"  Class Ii On nil otli'is In i siess of Im Ix  lliiitisiind diilliirs lliuv pen .i-nl ii]> to  ImIV limits,ind doll.lis .indllni-e nnd one-  li.ilf pei eenl on llm leniiilndi i-.  II p.lld nil m .UK 1 1st .IlllV. Will    -  l.'oin-lirilis ol one pei ci in cm te.il piopeil.v  'I'llleu pel   cenl    on   tin-    iss< sseil    Viilne   of  ulld Innd  'riiiee-iju.ii leis of one |iei cenl. on   piisomil  piopcnv.    ���  1 On so iiiticli (II tin   Income of ,in\   pei-lrin  ns  exceeds one ilious.ind doll.irs in .iccoid.inu-  ssltli   Ilie   liillfmlnv  (Inssllii .iilons     upojj  stie.ll excess tin- t.itus sluill lie ii.mieiv  Ci.sss A -On one thousand ilnll.ii-,, .mil not  cxc-cediiit;  leu  Uiousuiiil doll us   one- .mil  onc-li.ill    pei    cent,   ii]i  In   IHe   llionsnnd  doll.lis. and mo .incl onc'-li.ill   pei   cent   on  Ilie i"ni.iindei.  (Ji.sss II - On lun llioiis mil  doll.iis .ind   not  exLecdliih' twi nIv llioiis.iiul doll,us, two put  ,   cent., up lo len tl'Oiis.tnd ilollnis ,mil tin it  pei c'nl on Hie icin.timli i  Class ("- On uu-niv Lliotisund doll.iis. nnd  noL exceedmu foitv ilious.ind doll.iis 'ilneu  pel teiil. up to menu Ulcus mil doll.iis,  .ind tlnee nnd rinc-li.ilf pt'i cenl on the te-  miiindei-: <���  Cuss U'   On ,ill  ullieis  In   exciss  ol   folly  llioiti md  dollus    lliKe and  oni'-ll.lll   pn'i  cenl . up to loit\ tlious.iud doll.iis .ind foili  pei cent  on ilie iciii.nndei  1'ioi'liu-i.il Kcviiiiie T.ix T-lpei ciipll.t  Two pei cent on the .ihsossed value ol   ou-oi  inlnui.il bu.ti int.'sul>st.inics  pi\,ilil<j ini.it  leile\   on  tho List iluv of tliu mouths of  SI a lull .lit tie Seplenihei .mil   Uicemlit-i   in  l .It'll .M'.ll . - >  , AC   NIC I,SON  /LsM'ssrir mill Collirlo)  Km l-Steele, 13  C   .I.imi.US'ltjlli. I'XJI  In   tho   County Court   ol   Kootenay  Iloldou at Tort Steele, B. C.  Noliii it hi m I'V plM-n tii it on the llflli iliiv  ol 1)1 tempi i 1 ('Or* it �� is md' ii d liy .1 A I'lnlll  l"s.|i .Ind.'i i.i ilie s.ml Coin t Hint J.imcs IVi-  ,'iimiii A i nisi lilili Ollli I.i I Adiiiiinsli.itoi of llH-  Cii ii n H of Knot i mi V I io .id mi n 1st i,ilm of ii II.i nd  sliiviil.ii (he ('nods (h.ittels ,md (teillt ol  Clinili s Wil/ ol I'mt Stc( le, II   C     Mlnei   di'-  (.,!.. ,1    lilt' sl.ltl .  Ilwn ]�� isnii nid( liied to ihu s.ud ill i-(.isul  1< ii iiiiiinl in in ilio piiMiient loiiliMilli to the  until i-.i,-'m d  ,11k i\ peisoii h.i-, Im." Iu iiosscsslon ellecls e-  IoiikIiU,' In Ilie ill ( e.iscd Is ni|iilied Collins,'i  lo Mollis Hit' iiii.IcisIkih d  llvi i \ (ledlKn , oi oihei jx.ison, Ii.isIiik .my  'I.i I in upon or lull n si Iu i ho dlsiillmliouof the  ���ii ison.il ( si,lie ol ilie h,iiilr(lei ciscd is lei)idled  ���^llInn Ihltlvd.iys ol this iLite in si nd liy iculs-  K led h lt( i, iiildicssi (i lo tl d.'islifiKd, his  ii.line .mil .idilii ss nnd lull p.u lieu Lit s of his  11.ilm <>i liiteiest ,ind ,i sisileinent ol Ills .ic-  ioimt, nnd tin. n.iliiKi ol his sectuil,\ (If .mv)  hi Id in hmi 0  Allei Ihe expli.nion ol  ilie s.il.l  thlit\   dins  'lie A(IiiiIiiIsIi,iI(.i;hIII pioc I hIlIi the dixit I-  liilllon   ol   the   est me  Ii.ivIiij,'  ie(,'.ild to lliose  clniins only ol ulilth lie sluill h.ive h.td no!Ice.  D.iti d ,11 l.'oit Sit fie this,17th d.iy ol .liiuu.nv  iiiul.  .lAMI'.S I'M'-IiOUSON AUMSTHOMl.  Olllclnl Ailiiilnlsliiilof,  l-'iiil SUeln. it f  NOTICE.  'I'.ilte uotlie th.il ililitv ilil\s tioin the dntc  In icon Inienil in upph to Hie lloiiotii.ihk'the  f'hli t Con-nilsslonei- or l..mds .mil Woi l<s foi n  speci.il Ik-uiihC to i in ,md c.inj .ui.iy tlinlx-r  11urn the follonlnn dpsci ilH-d lunds Coiiiiiicuc-  ln���'.|l .i post pl.mtPd on the west h.inl; ol KIK  Kit'ci- .iljont line mile not lli ol the lowii of  i'cniif i niiiiiiiff llieiup iu .i noilheih dlicctlon  .ilonif tlie west li.tnL- ol the Kile lllvur foi- .i (Hs-  l.ui.e of two miles, thence In ,i xiustci'lv ducc-  iioii'Jin icds tliuncc in .i souihcilv illiccllon  iwiyiiiles. thence m .in e.istci'ly diieclion 2-1(1  i oils to jil.tt i- ol heKliinint;  Oil led ,ii l-Vinlc H C this-illth d.iv nl .Vo-  \cinlier A   n., IlilXl  .11-   ������ ���    fi. Al   IIOSWOKTII  NOTICE.  NOTICE.  Tlie Hinisli ( olunilii.i Mint In-ill U.ii1\i.l\  Comp.i'n wlll;ij)|,|; |o Uie J'.iill.iiueiii of f'.ni-  IKlli.lt lis ill M Session roi .ill Act��. M.-llllllIK  the lime Mithlii islijcli it ui.iv toiisliuct such  Hi.inches fioin imy of Its ]in(.s not eM-cedini.' In  my one cise ihnt\ miles in length us.iic fiorn  lime t(.3;lliiie .iiith'oil/i'd liy ihe Oowmoi In  Coiincll  .mil Im oihei puiroscs.  II  CAMI'Hl.LI. OSWALIJ.  ,il- Sei'ieliuj.  NOTICE.  .Vol It e Is hen |,y (flven th.H, .ippllctllon ��lll  li'e liliide lo Ihe LfcM.ilin.- of the   I'lOiince of  llritish Coluinlmi .il Its next Session foi .in Ai I  lo  Iticoipm tie .iu .issoeltition  to lie Icnnun lis  "Tin-:    iiKinsii    coi.ij.Mm a    mi.vino  ASSOCJAMMON', Hie said .issociiiilnn lieln��  loiinded foi t|���. folloHln^r ],in poses, n.iinely  l-'lisl lo piomote Uie .ins .ind sciences con-  iifcicd iiith the C'oiioinie.tl pioihieiloii of v.ilu-  .ihlc miiiei.ils nnd mctiils liv ine.ins of meetings  mi- the iimiIIiik .mil dlst-usslon ol tcclinlc.il  li.ilieis ,ind the hulisi iiiieul dlstilbnlloii or sut h  Iiiliiiiii.illon .is m.iv In- utilneil ilii'oiiBli the  meilliuh of piilillfiitinii. Second. Ihe est.tlilish-  iiionl of .1 ceiili.il icftneui-f liln.ny ,-uid Ii lieud-  ilti.irlei'-lot the puijiose of this oiif.uil/.illon.  'I'hliil. In tiike ciinceited .ittlon ujioii stu-h  miittcfsns.iiTeei the inliiiii��,iii(l mctiilltiiKli'.i  liidustiiesof the I'loyiuco of lliltlsh C'oliiinblii  .mil to eiiciMiniKe stud piomote these linltistiles  liy nil Inxx ful .md houoin-.tlile means.  Milled at Itossl.ind,   H    (;..   Dcci'lilhci   l.'ull,  IWlil  t dai.v * riAMii/m.v,  Solit-itot-s foi'applicants.  ^TTTTTTTTfTTTTTTTTTTfTTTTTTTTrTrTrrnTfTTTTTTTrnTrTTfTTTTTTTTTTTTTTTnTTnnTTTTTTnTTTTTTrTnrrTTnTTD  NOTICE.        ' "  ���I'.ilJU notice th.tt tTTITtj- days ftom the date  heieol r Intend to apply to the Honourable the  Ohier Commissioner of Lands and Woiks. for a  special license io cut nnd c.iriy si��u.v limljei  11 out the follow In),'tlesciihed lands: Cnmmcnc-  Iiik .it a poini at the south isest corner of Not  IHIIS, Gioup One. JO.tsl, Ixootuntiy Ulstriet  iiiniiliiK thence westNli tods, thence noi th HO  Kids, theiite west UK) totls, thence north -2-111  ��� oils; Ihence east 7211 toils, thence south H'2<)  inds to the place ol liPKlimiriK.  Dated .it Fertile, li.'c. lliIs-2Hlh day or .Vo  vemlier. A   U.   I HOC  ���''I     '    " N  AI. PHOCTOK.  t  t  e  e  t  t  t  t  fc '  t  CAPITAL WANTED.  To Develop  The Rich Mineral  Resources Of  South East Kootenay.  r  Partially Developed,  And Undeveloped Copper  And Si her-Lead Properties  Are Offered For Sale On  Liberal Working Bonds.  VOli   RICPOItTS,   AND   INFORMATION: wrtte to  CHARLES  ESTMERE.  Kiniberlcy,   B.C.  v=    a  ^iiliUiiUUliLiiiLkiiiiilUiiUUkiUUUUkiUUliiiUUUiiUUUiiUiiUliUlililiiiilUiiUliliiii  Xj -s  ���     THE  GikiiiiDer of Mines  SOUTHERN BRITIST COLUMBIA  (Kootcnaijs and yale)  The CJIiuinhoi' of Minos wauls tlior-  onelily I'oli.thle con'ospondenls inovcrv  Citni]) in tlio (lisit-iuu ol Kiist. iincl AVost  , Ivooicn.iy nnd Yiilo to w liom l-ousoimhlc  conipciisntinii will lie paWi lot- their  scrvicoh.  C'Ol'I'UspoiKlcill-s Will   111- (...xpi'lMl'd  to  liii-nish the Chamber of Alines with  till  (leu'lopinuiil   ooiiio   on   til,   Ilie   mini's,  the   installation    of   nutuhniory.   shipments ol ore and \ .line,   itnil   "cnerully  such news its will ,iti,t-ael  I lie attention  ol capitalists nnd eiuuse I hem   lo   iimv  l loiite and invest,.  Applications, to be addressed to Ihe  ('[lA.MHKi; OK MINKS.  Sonthei'it Hi-itish Columbia.  (Kootenays and Yale  I'. O. Hon .178. IJOSSL \NO. R. C  IIKNUl l!   JONV in: T.OTIH.N'IKIin  '    ' CA.VAUA.  pUovi.vci-: oi." imrrrsn oonuwiiia   ���  \'K"rOUIA, li\ UicOi.KO ol Goil'ol tfie Utnuil  ' Ivinniloin   of Cltc.it lliit.iin   .'mil   lie].mil  (jiii:i:.n. Defi.niIi-1 ol ilia r.ntli. .^c . kc   \-c.  'I'o Our f.ntliful the Meinlicis elei^ctl lo soitc  in llio iNenisl.itlM' jAssuml>l\ oi Oui-  Piovince ot liiilish Colun'bi.i .it(5in Cil\ ol  \ ictoil.i   Cm rt'iM,. \  A I'KOCNAMATJON  ii a iiui.u.N    (  \Trrn:ni;.\s wv.i'te  l)e))iit\ Aiiome.\- \l\      ,    , ,  Guiici.il / i!i. ilcsliens .mil ie  sohcil ns soon its in.i\ be, to iiK-ct Out People  of Oni "l'io\nice ol'lit ilisli C'oluinlii.i .in.l to  ha\i'tlieii niUico in Om NeifiitLnuie  'NOW ICN'Pll' Yi: Ui.il loi ilneisi.uiscs .mil  coiisiilei.itioiis  ami  t.iLint,' into lonsuluiaiion  tlie tnse .1 nil comenii. nee of Out Iqmhk: subjects, We hn\e tlioujiht lit In'anil with the .ul-  iiccOlOui lj\eeuti\e Cctiiicil  ilo  licich\   con-  \oKe   and Uv�� these piesents enjoin \ou  .in 1  i ach ol you ih.it on Thmstl.u   the tHeiit\-lnsi  J.ij  of |.'cbiuai\. one thousand nine liumlied  and one, j on meet Us m Oui   said  l.effisl.ituie  oi   I'.uliameiit ot Oui   said  JJio\ince,  at Oui  Cav of  Yictoiia,   J'OI{   Till: 131��.PATCH Ol-'  HU.sjlN'KSS   to tte.it   do   act/atid   tonclude  upon those tilings \\liich in Oui  Lcpislaiuic ol  ihe   J'lOMiice  of   lintish  Columbia    b\   tlie  Common Council of Oui said Piovince in.tj. bv  the favoi of Clod be oid.lined  I.n Ti:stijion'V Win.in ol   We lime caused  these Oui Netteis lo be made Patent and  the Gieai  Seal ol   iho said Pio\ nice lo be  lioteunto nllKed      Wii.mss, the Honourable .Sn   HRSlti (..ilsi'AMi .Ioia* ui.   Loi  niNirui,    K" C SI G      l-iculcnaiil-Coveinoi  of Oui said Pi ounce ol   lintish  C'olninbi)  iu  Oiu   Citv ol   \ ictotia   in Out said Pio-  Miice llns sevenleentli d.i\  ol   ,I.uiu,ii\    in  the ^c.m  ol   Out   l.oid  one lliousand nine  liuiidietl  nnd  one   and   in tlie si\i\ -foui Hi  U'.u ol Oui Kcijiii  ll\ ('OIIIID.Illd  , .1    I)   PL'IINTK II.  I'ioi metal Sirniui'/,  .Votice is liciebc kivcii th.it an application  will be made tothe Nei/islatUc Assemblvof the  Piownci- ol llnilsli C'oluinlii.i. nils iicm session  foi an acl lo incoi poiatc a coiiipanv  with  po��ei in consiiucl, i-iiinp v opetate and   main-  i.iln.i hnool i.illuavol siand.iid m  anv othei  Kti.iKc  to lie opcialed by ste.ur. , eleiti Icily   oi  .m\  other'motive power,  foi   the cut twin; of  licitdit and passcnt'Ois liom a point on or near  Ciawfonl 1 Inv en ICooiennv Nulte, iu the DIs-  tiutol West K'liolenay, by  tin.  most convenient ami leasible loute iIiioukIi the vullej  of  (T.nifoiil   Cheek   and tlie valley or  the  St  SLuy's Jtivei   Lo a polnl at or iicm Pott Steele,  in    the i UisLiici   ol   i;.ist  Kootenay,   In   the  Pio\Inccol 13illish Ooliimbiii, nnd lo build and  opei.ite  tiamwnys   in   connection   ihciuwilli;  witlipowei io constiueL, opotaie and miiuituin  In.mill lines and all necessaiy biidges,jO!uK  ways,  fcnies and ulhei-%niiK��c^iiii'i'To build,  own and maintain wli,uves mid  docks in connection  ihei-c-witli - and with powei   to build  ,ici)une. own. "(jtilp nnd .ni.iiiii.un steam .mil  oihei vessels and boats and  opetate the same  on any navigable uaicis within  tho  Province-  and with  poweiuio build, eiiut)). ope'-ate and  lnnininiii telCKi.iph and" telephone lines m connection iwth  the s.ud railway nnd btnnch.es  and to seneriiteelectiHity foi supply or heat,  liKhi and power and all and ,in\ othei  pin pose  inciuioiicd'in sections SO '81   82 and 81 of the  Walei Clauses Consolidation Act I8H7 ' and to  do eier\ tliintr nicest.ii\ ami incidental  lo the  c limns out ol all'oi  an\   o!   the obieets ic-  lened  lo in   said seetions. and wUh power to  cApiopi i.Ue lands loi I lie pui poses ol the Company, and lo auitine lands bonuses pn'i ilexes  oroilici aids n om anv Government, municipal  (oipoi.moii oi otliei peisons^or bodies   and to  lev\  and colleit tolls liom all oihei p.u ties  ttsiiij.'   and  on  all ficifrln passing oveianvof  such     loads     i.ulw.ns      Liamw.ivs     femes  wh.uies and vessels, owned oi.opeiated b\   Hie  Compiun     and with  powei   to make tialhc oi  otnei auaiiffenients with  lailway. sieamboat  or othei   companies,   and  Toi   nil othei usual,  necess,u.\ ot incidental nirlits  powctsoi pnvi-  Ickos iu Lh.it behalf  Dated ,it Kaslo  U. C.   this Iflth  day of'Oeto-  bei   A   U.   l'lul)  ' wiii:aj.ner & maki'in  Rolicitois foi the Applicants  CANADIAN  .^llJt  RAILWAY  DIRECT   ROUTE  to      ,  ALf. POINTS  The PROSPECTORS5 EXCHANGE  ^ NO.   4   K.-W..-C.   BLOCK,   NELSON,   B.C.  Cold.   .Silver-Lead  and Copper Mines wanted at the  KXCffA-VCK.'  KUICK   MINI.IXC   COLO   prnpci-tiys  waniwl   .-ii onco for Riistcrn  in vest oi-s.  J'ai'tiies  havino   miniiio- pj-opui-iy   lor sale arc  rainesled  samples of their ore lo Ihe KXOIJANCK for exhibition.  \W desire to hear from   pros;)ecioi-s  w)ut   1i.lv  elitinis in Uritish Colnmbiii. '  J'respecters   and   ininiii"   men   .ire  requested  C1IANGK Lheir liead(|iiiirters when in.Nelson.  All samples should be sent by expiess, PKKI'Ain.  F < 'orrespondence solicited. , Address all eommiinieatioiis to  j ;    ANDREW F. ROSENBERGER,  ft (1   I'clcplmnc .Vo.  IIM,      P.O.   Ilov 7O0.      , M.I.SO.V   11. C:.  e   proinisin  to   nnilcc'   the  lo   pCIld  mineral  KX-  EAST  and  WEST  i g ^  *     DINING CARS    l -  PTRST   CLASS   SLEEPERS  TOURTST- CARS      ���  Tlfroiij>h Tickets  'J'O'  AiNM")  KROM  ^*,  NOTICE.  im;ovintciaiw s].:citi:rAi:vs (jri��Mon  EMULSION  CONHUM1>TIO.\ and  nil  LUXC BISEAHES.  8I>ITTIXU or BlOOB,  <ou��;ii, loss  OF APPETITE,  I>EBI1ITV% ihn bcncfltn of this article  arc most munircBt.  By the aid ofThe D. & L. Emulsion, I have  gotten rid of a hacJAng cough which had troubled  me for over a y���ar, and hava gained considerably in weight.  T. H. WINGHAM, C.E., MontrcaL  50c. and $1 per Bottle  DAVIS & LAWRENCE CO., Limited,  Montreal.  MlS IIO\T0ru Hi.- l.u-nn. n-Cim-moi   in  11    Council  li.is  In on  pli.isoil  lo  in.il  the  Inllovvin^  ,1 ppnilltlllUIlt -  ///A Din nihil. 1UU0.  lioiimi i    Hi i.kit   nl   l'i'ii.il)aioiin'li   K.ist  K'nnti-iinv  '-'.siiinii- M   D    to ho n   Coiotici   foi  .mil Willi I n tin.- L'i in inc.- ol I Si itish Coliinil.i.i  THIRTY-WIHTH YEAR,    t' I\l"|l^y >y^  24Pa^es ^Weekly  : Dlustrated.  INDISPENSABLE  ,  TO MINING MEN.  $3 PER YEAR, POSTPAID.  SEXl) FOU SAMPLE COPV.      '  MINING-isSntific PRESS  3J0 MARKET ST., SA1T FRAWCISCO, CAL.  In   the   County   Court   of Kooten.iy  Holden at Fort Steele, B. C.  Nome is licioln encu tli.it nu the Hull tl.i\  of Decernlii-i I'Hlli it n,is onlLioil b\ .1 A I'oiin  r.sij . JuiIkc of Ilie s.ml C'oiii t tint .I.nnis 1'ei-  Kiisou Attnstioiic Ollln il Ailtntnisti.itni ol ilie  Coiintv of Kooti-n.iv hi .uliiiiiiisii.itoi of.ill.uiO  sui��iil.u    Ihe   Kooils   ili.ttti'ls   .mil   iii'ilit   ol  ]'.lSI|U,llC  ri.llU.Usll.lll    .ill.IS    I-'UIILOSCS     ,ill,1-,  Sjhinn  of The  l.ooji    lv',iil��.i\    Lnlxumi   (i(>-  i e.iseil, intcst.iti-  K\erj pcisnn iiuli'htcil to tin- s.ml U"(l.ispi1  is lOQuucil to ni.ike p.ivmoin loilhwiih m the  undursi^iifil  10\eiv pei son h.i\ ni���' in pnssi -.sum i Hi i ts he-  lonttinfr.lo the flcce.isi il is'iniin .-il !>.itli\\nli  to notify the tmik i -.'ifiii il  Ihi-ij cieilnoi oi otlici pi i son h.i mj. ,nn  i hum upon oi inteiest in the ilistiilniiiini of the  peisoinil est.in- ol tin soil iltn isi il is ii .Jim. (1  within tinny il,i.\.s pi this il.iw. it. si nil lij iy^i.-,-  tereil letter, iukli-esseil to ihe inidoi'si^iieil. his  mime lind aili.lreys !iii..| l,!ic full pnrtii-iilnrs of  his chiini oi-inlei'e.st, tuiil a. stitieiiieiit of his  iici-.ount, imtl the niiliire of tlie s'ecurit.y (if titiyj  held by him. .  After the expiration of the snid thirty d.'i.vs  the Adminlstnitor will proceed with the disiri-  butioh',.of the c-stiue Iiiivi'iih t-etcird to those  claims Only of which lieslnill linvc lind notice.  Dated at Fort Steele this Kill day of .laimnry  1901. ��� ���   ��� ���  .    '  JAMES'li'KRaUSON A IfMSTRONCl.  .  Ollleial Ai.iniiiisli-iitoi-,  Fort Steele, li. C.  Notice isheiclij (,'uen th.u .i]jplic.ition will  be ln.ulp to the ^ckisI.iiivc Assembl} of Hritisli  (Joliimbi.i .it its uo\l session loi .in Act to lii-  coipoi.ne the Kooten.iv Ccnii.il Railway  Coinp.inv. ' with jiowei to tonsiiucl eiiuip op-  ei.Hc mil iii.iini,uii,i line or KailM.n ofst.ind-  u (I oi ,un othei k.iukc lo be opoi.ited by  sle.iin, eletti icit\ in any othei powei foi the  ctiiiniKOl In iKhl.111(1 p.issciiKi'is        '  l-MUVl" ���l-'ioin Pint steeh to Kllto ot sotno  uthet lOiuonient ponil on the Crow sNeslR.ul-  \\.i\ bi-luoen IClKo .ind W'.udnei thence on  eilhei Ilie Ilistoi Wet side ol H'is��,iiiiriu-i.  oi lij ihe most conyeiiienl mule to Ihe Internal ioii.il Hound.iij Line  SFCOND ��� Finin Foil Steele to Winilei-ineie  J.\ elthci the IJ.isl oi West sute of the ICoolc-  n.iyiivci thence to the town of Clolden on the  in,i in line of the Canadian Pacilic Railway, and  to build and opeiatc ii.imu.^s m eonnectio:i  ihoiOiMlli with powei to loiisttnct, opciato  and m,mil.mi bianih lines and all necessary  bndfies loads i\a\s lei iK-s and othei woihs  and lo build own and maintain whanes nnd  dochs in eoiiiiecilon Iheiewith and with powei  lo build aciniiie and iii.nut.iiii steiim and othei  M'ssol-, and boats and  io operate the same on  the  ICoolcn.iv  Rnei   fiom   the   lute iional  Houndaiy as far not th as the said rnei m.i\ be  oi may be made navigable  Also in aiilhoi i/e the said ICootcn.n Ccnlr.il  !{.)ilu.i\ Coinpain to build, i iimp opeiatc and  maintain tiletfiaph md telephone lines in (on-  ncLiion with s.ud i.ulwa\ and bi.inches, and to  Kfiici.LU, elc(tiicit\ foi the snppl\ or heat,  Infill and powei, and foi all and e\'ei-\ othei  pmposc lneniioneil in Sei Lions M) si m and 81  or the Water Clauses Consolidation Act or  lh 17 and to do evei ^ linns netcss.n y and incidental lo the c.uiMHj, out of all qi any of the  obji els u Tei icd lo in s.u.l sections  Also to invest said Company with powei to  i Npiupuale lands loi the put poses of iho C'om-  p.m\ and lo acnuiu lands, bonuses pnvilettes  oi mliei aids lioin ,ni\ riineinniiuL. iMuiiicip.il  Coipoialion oi oth( i pei sons oi bodi"s -Also  to lew anil colli li tolls liom all panics iisuik  and on all lioiKlu passintr oier anv or such  loads i,nlwa\s iianiw.ns lei lies wh.iries  iinn vessels owned or operated by the Company  and with power to make tralllc. or.other arT  raiisbineiits with railway, steamboat or other  Com panics, and for all other usual necessar.y  i-iuhts, powers or privileges in llia't behalf.  Further to'brnpow'.er the said .Company to ac-  'Hiii-f. and operate mines, concentrators, smelters or refineries in tlie neighborhood of or in  any partol' the territory naturally, tributary to  its railways.'; '..���'-.���  Dated at Fort Steele. H. C, this Uih day of  December. A. D. 11100. ,    '   ���  I. A. HARVEY    i '","���"  >. Solicitors Tor Applicants.  WM. R. ROSS       (  England, The Continent, Australia  China and Japan.    *  ,     LOW RATES   ,  .      QUICK TIME        c  Woe tmie-tnblo-. l-tites .md full infop-  niiitioii etill on oi-:id(li-os-, nc-ui-e-i local  no cut,  C. 15. AlANSFlELl). AHt. Foi-t Steele.  J. S. CARTER,  Dis. Pass. Agt.  '    Nelson.  E. J. COYLE,  A. G. P. A.  Vancouver  KIMPTON   &   PITTS  WINDERMERE ��DONALD  i f i  General Merchants  soppiies a SDeciaitu  Minors going northward via Canoe River Route will find il a largo  saving and convenience lo procure their supplies at Donald. "  SOLE AGENTS for  a  Canton  Steel Company  Windermere, Golden and Donald  Mining Divisions.  Agents at Windermere  for the California Giant Powder Co.  'The   Milwaukee7  A familiar name for the Chicago,  Mihwiukce & St. Paul Uafhvii,\. known  all over the Union at, the Great Railway niniiiny the ���'I'ioueer Limited."  trains o\ery day and night hulwoen St.  I\iul and (:iuea��o. and Omaha and  Oliiwijro, "The only perfect trains in  the world." Understand: Connections  are made ^vith All Transcontinental  Lines, assuring to pa.st-etifrers the bo��t  >er\ ice known. Luxurious coaches,  electric litrhts. .stctim m-jit. of a verily  ooiialcd !>y no other line.  See that your ticket reads \ ia "The  Milwaukee" when going to .my point  in the United States or Canada. All  ticket agents sell them.  Kor rates, pamphlets or  other   information, address,  .1. W. Carry, ('..). Kiddy.  Ti.i\   l\iss Ant., Clenot.il Airem  SKATTLK,  WASH.    POUTtAM), OI{  ^mmmmmmmmmmnwmffnfimmromnimmmniK  | N. HANSON, I  General Merchant  Iwicfwor" Dealer.  AND  ^ Manufacturer or all Kinds of Lumber,       A large assort- 3  r ment of seasoned Lumber and Shingles always ^3  ���~i t on hand. , ^  g DIMENSION     LUMBER     A     SPECIALTY. 3  WflSfl,  BG.  ^uiiiiaiiiuiaaiiiiuiiiiaiiiiiisiiiiiiiiiiaiiimiuiiiiiiiiiiiiiu^  I io.it 111,  Tlie Moat Complete Health  Kesort on  the Continent of North America.  Situ.iluJ midst Kii'noi-\ umiv.illed foi Cii.iiulciii-  Halcyon    Hot    Springs  .tiiiKlishiii;;Qan|x      ��� Keslilunl I'hy-  .MiiisKins OdlllldriUm Mcl.ui^Ntiisc  Halcyon Springs.  Arrow Lake. H. ('.  In ii-lcifi.ipliic iiiinimtiiK.iuoii  with .HI jiiuts of the uoild.  Two miiils iinive :mil iloinu-t, oyery iluy.  Tcrms.l.iiiS. to  SI8   per week, accoi-JiiK.-  to residence in Hotel or Villas.  , Its lSutlis Cure nil Nervous and Museuliii-  Diseases. Its Waters Heal all Kiilner. 'Mvei-  and Stomiiuli Ailments.   . i, .��� ��� ���'  JUST    RECEIVED  Assorted Car of Best Brands of Flour  and   Meals,  etc.  Flour, Patent Hungarian and Strong Baker.  Rolled Oats, Cracked Wheat, Whentlctts,  Cornmeal, Buckwheat Flour, Split Peas,  Navy   Beans.   Lima Beans, Pot Barlov.  elc.  Bran     Chops     Shorts     Oats     Hay.  Fleetwood Tea. a pure article imported direct from Ceylon  try it once and you will use no other.  Fresh^ Breakfast   Bacon,   Hams   and   Dry Salt .Side Bacon,  lor and  Bm  R<ir''s  READ.  THE PR08PECT0R.  POTATOES   and   CARROTS  TREWOO.D? all lengths to, suit all stoves. ������ .'. ,:  THE   FORT   STEELE  FLOUR and FEED STORE  E. C. MILLER, Proprietor POST OFFICE BOX 836.  aSF"   All goods guaranteed and prices also as being correct  Send in orders. .     . o,  1>  n  THE PROSPECTOR, FORT STEELE, B. C,  MARCH 23, 1001.  K  ���t?  $  "if ,  ���w  II  V  I1  I,  ��Jj�� ^rO0VeJTtcrt\  SATURDAY, MARCH 23. 1901.  I  LOCAL NEWS. I  *UUimuilUUUU*lUUliiiilUUUUU4Mlll*  It   is   all   over   the   district.  Beautiful weather.  W. W. Beaton of Kaslo, was a  visitor at Fort Steele on Tues-  dav.  D. Griffith: came down' from  Wild Horse creek on Wednesday.  CEYLON  AND  INDIA IB.  GREEN   OR   BLACK.  Is   Economical   Tea.  Its   greater   strength   combined   with   its   absolute  purity make it the best tea on the market.  If your grocer does hot keep it he will get it rather  than lose your trade.  ask:   f^or   it.  Mr. Gray, representing the J.  Y. Griffin ,Co., Nelson, was in  town on Tuesday.  , Dr. Keith of Cranbrook,1- paid  a professional visit tq Steele on  Tuesday.  ' F. DeRosia, came up from his'  Sand creek ranch on Wednesday-  The Fort' Steele Flour A- Feed  Store proprietor is agent for ihe  .Fleetwood Ceylon   tea.     Try   it  once and you will use no other. *  The Fort Steele football team  will play a Nelson team at Cranbrook on April 6tti.  ��  George Holden of Cranbrook.  was at the Imperial, on Thursday.-  .. ���     ^  A free} sample of delicious SALADA Tea sent on receipt  of postal mentioning which you drink���Black,- Mixed, or  Green Tea.    Address "SALADA,"' Toronto or Montreal.,  ���  *^r-  M  CARLIN  ��Sc DTJRICK  GENERAL  Fort  Steele,  Sole Agents for the  MERCHANTS  Eest  Kootenay.  Professioftal.  canton steel  COMPANY  AruMCONAra mum or tartar powokh  * O.' S. Frizzell came down from  Fernie on Thursday.  George Watson and Miss War-  *on arrived home this niorning-.  '   Wireless politics   is   what ,is  most wanted in this province.  K. J. Higbye and S. Cadwix,  were in town on Tuesday.  T. Star bird returned to, the  Windermere country on Tuesday.  *t CREAM  BAKING  POWDER  Highest Honors, World'sFan-���  Gold- Medal, Midwinter Fair  Aroid  linking;  Powder* .ewntuluimj  xluiu.   Tliey ��ro lujuriuux to b��nltt&  Goods    'advertised,    in  Pkospeutqk are all sold:  The  FARM  FOR  SALE  CoiiM.-ting iif 28.'* acres, of bottom land  nine miles north wes��i of Fort, Steele on  tlie. Kooienay I'Ivor1. Title peffeet.  Kenoeil. dwelling hoittfo, ntablo, cattle  shedr*. root hon-.i.'i, ele. Foi- purtioulnfs  app.y to fc\ A. BALK, J\0.; llo.v No.  fill. Fort Steele. H. C.  Tins Stkkl is guaranteed to bo equal to Jossop's  or  Firlhs in all  ' Hard Rock Work. ,  Souc AmcNTS  Grows Nest. Goal company  Giant Powder company.  North Star Lodge  roi.T s'ifku-:. it. c.  NO, 30. '  A. F. AND A. M.       G. R.  B. C.  Kc-Kuliir mr-ctliiKS-lsl Tuesday In ounb  month nl eight o'clorlt. "visliiug lii-rilicrn arc  cordially liivlicil.  A. W. lli.KASDKi.i., Secretary.  Geo. S. iMcCartcr.  ,,_ , .1. A. Harvey  HARVEY & McCARTER  Hamsters,   ttnlirituiv,   A'nlnrien  Public,  Qinrei/aueers rle..    ��� ,  FORT  STKRI,]'], R. C.  ItHVBLSTOKI? .STATION ami COM1KN  COLLECTIONS     PROMPTLr    MADE.  EXAMINATION      KOie     ASSAVHKS     b'OK  t LlfKNCB,    TO     I'HAOTlOK      IN  mUTlSll     OULUMHI.V,    .  p,  \CCOKDANCE SliU  Miction   It ol  llio  Uuroit'u ot Mines A��t." examinations for  onlctency In  the practice of -assaying will Ue  held til  Nelson, ,H.   13..  on the IStli April. 1901,  and following days.  Entrance tor the examination must be tnuile  iu writing to the Secretary of the Uourd of  Kxaminers at least ten days before tho dine  set for beKinnluy; of examination, and' must be  accompanied by the prescribed fee (#10).  Any additional information desired nuiy  be    ���   | obtained from H. Carmicuaol. Secretary. Hoard  '   The SeCOtKi and niOSt    Sflgaulie (jot Examiners,. Victoria.  stride will take place  when   the | '     kichard mobridk.  Kootenay" Central ��� railwav    is   ' Minister of Mines.  built . " , ���' Department nj Jlines,       c" '��� .  Victoria, B. C, l~'tlt Murch, 11)01.  ' The maiif need of the discrict-  is a north and.south Hue through  the Kootenav vallev.     G ���'  SOLK    AC1KNTS  Mining  Supplies a  Specialty?  Agon Is for the   MASSEY    HARRIS   CO., Limited.'   D  i i   f  Farming   Implements.  W. R. ROSS  Barrister  Solicitor  East Kootenay  Bottling Co.  &  Agents   Wanted  Aerated waters  Of all kinds.  The Prospector .reaches  every' town in South East Kootenay on-the morning of its publication. ��� �� "'  The D'. & L. Eiriul.xion of Cod. Liver  Oi) will build you up, will make you fat  and healthy.,   Especially  beneficial  to  , those who ure '"all run down." " Manufactured by the Davis & Lawrence Co.,  'Ltd.       ,     . , ,  Wcdon't see why the C.  should be opposed to  tlie'  _ihg of a road to the south.  P. R.  build-  " Sullivan stock is ,advancing,  ���45,000 shares sold' at. 10 cents  last week." "  The ...PuosPECTOu,   is  Home   Paper"   of    South  Kootenav. \,  '���The  East  There are many, camps ' in  South East Kootenay' that- are  rapidly forging to the front. c< .  '    Sir Wilfrid Laurier  will.  South East Kootenay   this  mer.  visit  sum-  That continuous, .persistent,  intelligent advertising pays cannot be denied.  The people of South, East  Kootenay are awakening to the  fact that there is a great railway  fight going on in this province.  L. "W. Patmore, on Wednesday  evening, was engaged in removing stumps from his garden;  they all took the elevated route.  J. A. Harvey returned from  Moyie on Wednesday.  Fort Steele will wake up some  morning and surprise .the,-, district. ��� "���   '  The Kniphtitie Statement that the D.  & L. Menthol Phthter is doing' a great  deal to alleviate neuralgia and rheumatism' is bused upon facts. The D. &  L. Plaster never fails to soothe and  quickly cure. Manufactured by the  Davis & Lawrence Co.. Ltd.  TO, THE DEAF.  A rich'-lady cured of her' Deafness and Noises in, the: Head ( by  Dr. Nicholson's Artificial Ear  Drums, gave 810,000 to this Institute, so that deaf people unable to'procure the Ear Drums  may have .them free.. Address  No. 1451J3.' ' .".Tlie" Nicliol's^n In '  stitute, 780, .Eightli'5;Avenue,  New York, 'Oi'S.'.HLj^fy^'.'-  Syrups. Champagnes, Ciciers,  ,     ' Ginger Ales, Etc.  Soda  water in siphone.    "The  most  economical.way to handle it.  %   THOSE   WHO   USE  CALGARY FLOUR  PREFER IT TO ANY OTHER  Home Work.      a    \   ���  * i *��� t  We must have at once a nutn- -  bcr of/reliablei persons and  families in' this locality to work  lor , us whole or spare time.  Good wages "paid. '.No eanvass-  ,ing.    Write'for position today.'   ���  ,'.   People's Syndicate Dept.r A.  130 Young Street.      TORONTO, Ont.  Complete Life of Queen Viotoria'  "    ,     'UEHT BOOK  -   BEST TKRMS     '  ,  Outfit Mailed on Receipt of lu conU.  .Address -   '��� ���;  , S. (:. MILLER & CO.', '    -'  Portland, Ore., U.S.A.'  '     MINERAL ACT, 189U.  " (FOKM  K.)     '  RKItTIPJOATK OK 1MFICUVKMKNTS.  NOTARY   PUBLIC  CONVEYANCER.' .  Port Steele,   II.   G  T.    EDE  LANDS and MINES  NOTARY  PUBLIC  COU,KCTip.\\S (,'lven TROMl'T ATTfONTION  Fort Steele,     - B. C.  Poirr S'i,r.Ki,K(i)i:vi:i.oi>Mi:NT Sv.Nnio.iTr. tm  I MR rynaileiiliiil'l Stroot, Lotiilon. KiiKlnnd.  /  H. A.' WALLINGER,        FORT STEELE.  POST opprcio lltlX 8. '  ' Colonel   Henderson  town on Wednesday.  was    in  ��� W. H. D'Arcy, C.' P. R. claim  agent, was a visitor at Steele on  Wednesday.  R.   Little   came   down''  Perry creek on Tuesday.  from  E.   J.   Cann   returned  Moyie on Wednesday.  from  St. John's Church' of England.  Services'^ will be held in the  Church of St. John the ' Divine  every Sunday evening at 7:30.  Strangers are welcome.  PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH.  Christian service will be conducted in the Presbyterian  Church by the Pastor Rev. D.  McK. Reid, B. A. every Sabbath  evening at 7:30. Sunday School  at 2 p.m.-  AU are welcome to our services.  The  coal   fields ,at Fernie are  inexhaustible.  .> The bridge on Wild ' Horse  creek near the Indian Agency is  being repaired.  ,   The  C.   P. CR.   wolf is indeed  "very hungry,and thirty'".  The front of Caul in & Durick's  store is receiving a new coat of  paint.  Prices are holding very firm in  Hour, milling goods/with strong  tendency to advance, so the proprietor of the Port Steele Feed  Store advises us. This is. therefore, a good time to purchase  your winter supply. He has just  completed a full stock of Hour,  meals and breakfast foods. *  It is believed that the time has  come that a smelter may be successfully operated in South East  Kootenay.  Every weekly issue' of The  Prospectok ^contains ������all the  news that's fir to print," of the  district.  R. L. T. Galbraith and J. A.  Harvey went to Windermere on  Frida3*. '  1   Dr. Keith of Cranbrook Avas in  town on Friday.  X. C. McKinstry and J. Fuller  returned from Tobacco Plains on  Friday.  Messrs. Alcock. Squarebriggs  and Weklon, representing the  Vancouver Colonization Society  arrived at Fort Steele on Friday.  Get your job printing done  at  The Prospector office.  F. LePan, on Friday last,   returned to his home in Ontario. >  If you  have a j?ood business  advertise and keep it.  Do you want a home? If so,  then come to Fort Steele, the  Kootenay valley is one of the  fairest spots on earth.  It is admitted that the first  great strides in mining in this  district was due to the^'compler  tion of the Crow's Nest Railway.  Keep your eyes on Fort Steele.  Census Matters.  i  Judson P>. Langley, who has  been appointed Census Commissioner for South East'-Kootenay*  left on Fridayfor Revel stoke,'1' to  hold a consultation with the  Census ..'Commissioners .for the  Province.  CM. Edwards and H. Kor-  sh'aw have been appointed enumerators ..for Fort Steele.,  A. McDermott has been appointed enumerator"' for Cranbrook.  Other appointments will be  made by Mr. Langley upon his  return from Revelstoke.  Kimberley Notes,  from Our Own Correspondent.  The North Star mine is  shipping from 00 to 70 tons  daily. '  The Sullivan is -working a  small force on development  work, the mine is looking-exceedingly well, and shipments of  ore will commence as soon as  the road to the mine is constructed.  A small force is still hammering away on the Quantrel claim.  It is reporled that a diamond  drill will be in operation on  several properties on Sullivan  Mountain about the 1st of May.  N. C. McKinstry has gone to  Fort Steele, on business in connection with a milling deal. '  Work on Iho. Emma, Fraction  and Galore claim will commence  M.-iy lst._   News Notes.  To each trooper ol; the Strath-'  cona. Horse there is ^17-1,23  "preferred"' or "differential" pay  coiuiiitc, corporals and ..sorcroanls  pay in .proportion. F. W. Taylor  of the Bank of Montreal is authorized to pay it, and. to him all.  those who have not drawn their'  pay nilist apply.  It Vis'assorted that the withdrawal of Canadian, troops from.  South Africa was the reason  why the Maine of war broke ouU  afresh. |  MENTHOL  i  1  We guarantee that thetc j  Plasters will relieve |  pain quicker than any-  other. Put up only in  25c tin boxct and $1.00  yard roll*. The latter,  allowg you to cut the  Piaster any tUs.  Ev.ery family  should have0 one  ready for an emergency.  DAVIS A LAWRENCE CO.,  LIMITED,   HOMTIEAl  Bevrara of Imitations  NOTICE.  1    ONTARIO MINERAL CLAIM.  Situate in 1)10 Fori Steelu Milling Dlvlsloii  of South East Kootenuy.       ,    " >'  Whore locatod: ' On Mark Creole, about,  three miles from Kimberley.  . '  Take bo'Hco that I, Nell McLrod Cunan or  Klmborlcy'.as Agent for D. l). 'Mann, Free  Miner's Certificate No. a.8038, intend fiO clays  from the date, hereof, ito apply to the Mining  Recorder for a Certificate o'f Improvements for  the purpo.se of obtaining a Ciown Grunt of Uie  above claim.'     ,  And'fur'thcr take notice that action under  section 37, must bo comuidnced bcforcThc issuance of such Certificate of Iniprovemcntx.  -    Dated this Ilth day of March, 1901.  ' 11- . NEIL Md-EOD CUKRA.V.  TFOM-AS   McVTTTTE  ;F��.,l^.s. & C.E.  Port Steele B.C.  Douglas  Corseih  '   (CM-MD.)      ���  'OFFICE���Klvcrsldo Avenue.  Next Door to Jl/eusde/fs Drug Stoi-e.  MINERAL ACT, 1890.  v '"(FOUM F.)  CEKTIPICATE OK IMPROVEMENTS.  NOTICE.  J  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that application  Will be made to the Parliament of Canada  at its next session for an act to Incorporate the "Kootenay Central Railway  Company," with power to construct, equip, operate and maintain a line of Railway, of standard or "any other; gauge, to be operated by  stoum, electricity or any other power 'Tor the  earring of freight and passengers.  FIRST:���From Fort Steele to Elko or some  other convenient point on the Crow's Nest Railway between Elko and Wardner thence on  cither the East or West side of Wigwam river,  or by the most, convenient route to the In tor-  national Boundary Line.  SECOND:���From Fort, Steele to Windermere  ivy either the Ki^b or West .side of the Kootenuy river; thence to tho town of Golden on tho  main line of tlie Canadian 1'ucltlc Railway, and  to build and operate tramways in connection  therewith, with power to construct, operato  and maintain branch lines and all necessary  bridges, roads, ways ferries and other works,  and to build, own and maintain wharves and  docks in connection therewith, and with power  to build, acquire and maintain steam and other  vessels and boats, and to operate the same on  the Kootenay River from the International  Boundary as fur north as the said river may be  or inay bo made navigable.  Also to authorize the said Kootenay Central  Railway Company to build, equip, opiate and  maintain telegraph and telephone lines in connection with said railway and branches, and to  generate electricity for, the supply of heat,  light and power, and for all and every other  purpose mentioned in Sections 80. 81.82 and 83  of Lhc ' vV.Llcr Clauses CuimolKl.Ltiuii Act of  1897" and to do everything nrcossary and im-i-  denial to the carrying out "f nil or :::iy uf Die  objects referred to in said sections.  Also to invest said C'lnp.ui ,��� uuli power to  cxpropi tale lands for Uiu pui po.su.s of the Company, ami to acquire lands. Ixniuso.-., privileges  or other aids from ai.y Government. Municipal  J Corporation, or oilier portions or binll';s:--A;'sn  ' to levy and collect tells froui nil parties using,  and on all freight passing over .any di im. oil  roads, railways, tramways, ferries, wharves  stnd yessels owned or operaleil by ilie t 'innpii:iy  aind with power to make iralllv nr ������tiior :ir-  mangemonts with railway, steamboat, or other  jOompanics, and for all oilier usual inv.wMiry  jritghts, powers or privileges initial beliuir.  Further to empower Uiu said Company to ;ic-  ���CLXilrti and operatu mines, coiieoiil.nitors. snn !t-  oxi, or refineries In 'the neighborhood ol or in  a.ojr part of the territory naturally if-ilnitary to  its mill ways.  Dated at Fori Sieclc, 11. C. this Mill day of  J>swanher."A: U., IIXXI.  }.. A. HAKVKY  CANTON MINERAL CLAIM.  Situate in tlie Fort Steele Mining Division  of South East Kootenay.  Where located: On Huckleberry Hill,  about four miles from Kimborley, B.C.  Take,notice that I, Neil McLeod Curran,  as Agent for P. C. Andrews, Free' Miner's Cor-  titlcate B.43127, Intend sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of  obtaining u Crown Grant of'the above claim.  And further lake noticethat action, under  section 37, must be commenced bofore the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated this 16th day of March, 1001. (  12- NEIL McLEOD CURRAN.  GRASSICK   &   DEMPSEY.  CONTRACTORS  '  ' �� .AND ,   ;  HUILDBRS.  ,    Fort   Steele   13.C  Shaving i? Hair Dressing Parloi  Next to Oriental Hotel    -  FORT   STEELE, 8. C.  All kinds o'f hair work  a specialty.  WW. R. ROSS  Solicitors for Applicants.  BRANDON MINERAL CLAIM.  Situate in the Fort Steele Mining Division  of South East Kootenay.  Where located: On .Huckleberry Hill,  about four miles from Kimberley, B. C.  Take notice that I, Nell McLeod Curran,  as Agent for T. Mayne Dally, Freo Miner's Certificate No B.31.57J, intend sixty days from the  dato hcreor.rto apply to the Mining Recorder  for a Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose of obtaining u Crown Grant of the above  claim.  And further take notice that action, under  section 37, must be commenced 'before the Issuance or such certificate of improvements  Dated this ItSth day of March, 1001.  12- NEIL McLEOD CURRAN, Agent.  CROMARTY   MINERAL   CLAIM.  Siluute lu ihe Fort Steele Mining Division  of South East Kootenay. ,  Where locatod: On Iluckloborry Hill,  about four miles from Kimberley, H. C.  Take notice thut I, Neil McLeod Curran as  Agenl for R. S. While, Free Miner's Cerllllciile  No U.3l.."i7l, Intend sixty days from the date  hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a  Certificate of Improvements, for the purpose  of obtaining a Crown Grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, under  necilon 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certillcatc of improvements.  Dated this I Dili day of March, 1901.  12- NEIL McLEOD CURRAN, Agent.  FULL   HOUSE   MINERAL   CLAIM.  Situate in the Fort Steele Mining Division  of South East Kootenay.  Where located: tOn Huckleberry Hill,  about rour miles from Kimborley. B. C.  Take notice that I, Neil McLeod Cunan, as  Agent for A. Maude Williams, Free Miner's  Certificate No. B. 31.574, intend sixty days from  the daw hereof, to apply to the Mining Recorder for a Certificate of Improvements for the  purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of the  above claim.  , And further take notice that action, under  suction 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such certificate of Improvements.  Dated this Kith day of March, 1001.  J2-    '        NEIL McLEOD CURRAN. Agont.  A.J  GREZ.  Proprietor  TAILOR  COHN  AND IMPORTER OF '  o  FINE WOOLLENS  Rooky Mountain Avenue  fori .Steele, B. G.  T. 6. flrmstroiifl  Four Stjokij.;, U. C.  MANUFACTURER   OF  Tinware, (JalvanizQcl Iron, Sheet  ./Iron,   Slove  Pipes iriul  Copper ware   '  BUILDINGS HEATED and VENTILATED  Plumbing,  Pipe  fitting  and  all  kinds of sanitary work  flir Tiflht���Hot Blast Stoves  Pipes  Hydraulic  and   Aii-  Mines  for  A Horrible Outbreak.  "Of large sores on my liM,lcfdiiughter's  head developed into a case, of scald  head" writes O. D. Isbill of M'organton,  Tenn... but Bucklen's Arnica Salve completely cured her. It's a guaranteed  cure for Eczema, Tetter, Salt Rheum,  Pimples, Sores. Ulcers and Piles. Only  25c at. A. W   ~   SPECIAL :ATTENTION1 PAID   TO  JOB  WORK.  GEARY  & DOYLE.  Liveru, Feed 5c Sale Stable.  Fort Steele: B.G  Regular  Daily  Stage'meets  trains at Fort Steele .Junction..  all.  .SADDLE & PACK! HORSES  ^TKAiLUltf-Or; AI.I, KINDS A SPKCiALT"y  .^1

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