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K.  5?S3������gSSgggSg!3g____-*3__-;  Haig  &  Crage  Notaries Public,  Sole Agents for e  Revelstoke  "^ Townsite  MINING,  FIRE and LIFE INSURANCE  WHITE, GWILLIM & SCOTT  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public, &c.  Solicitor for Imperial Hank of Canada.  Taylor Block, McKenzie Ave., ItcvclstoKC Sta.  Monev to Loan.  W. White, Q. C. "     J. M.Scott, B.A., I.L.B.  F. L. Gwillim.'  HARVEY   fie   M-CARTER,  Barristers. - Solicitors, . Etc.  Companv fund, to-loan nt ~ per cent.    -  Office..:   Molsons Bank" Block.    ."  First Street.   Revelstoke'Station,' B. C.  ROBERT SAMSON  Wood Dealer and Drayman.  Praying and delivery work aspecla'ty. Teams  alKftvs ready on shortest notice. Contracts for  Jobbing taken. gtf~.Xgtnl ,for thc*'Standard  Oil Company.  DENTISTRY  DR.  EDMONDS,  (Successor to Ilr. Mathison.)  Teeth extracted painless.   Dcntistrv In all its  tranche...     Oflice  over   the   Canada Drug A  Book Co.s* store.  DRESSMAKING  MRS. TEMPLE.  (Formcrlv of Toronto.)  Opposite Molson's Hank, First Street.  Dressmaking in all its branches.   Jailor-made  costumes a specialty.  A good Singer Sewing machine for sale cheap.  Watch  This  Space  For  Friday's  Bargain  ,.  Sales -  At  Mrs. M. K. Lawson's.  $38>0"  f  i  DROSS  "1  Ourstock of   'Drugs...  Patent Medicines  and  Proprietary  -  Articles  Is now complete tn every  line and wc arc in post tion  to satisfy the wants of the  public fn anything pertaining to a first class  drug business. -' "Wc arc  always pleased to sec our  Mislonierp. who receive  our best attention.  Chas. E. Reid & Co.  I  Louisville Restaurant  Opposite Coursier's.. Hi  Meals served  at all houre, day   W  or night.' jg  Anton! 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"Poor little  fellow." Why shoulel this be  necessary when ynn can so cheaply,  purchase from us a, warm well  made overcoat.  Boys' Nap  Reefer coats  Boys'  Blue Nap. Reefer  Coats.  ,���������-    lined with* tweed at_$2.00.'up\yards  can lie bought here.  Youths- Blue Nap Reefer Co-its,  .     well  lined, sizes 30 to 83 at $3.00  upwards."  Girls' Blue Nap  Reefer coats  Girls' Blue Nnp Reefer Coats,  lined vvith tweed, at. $2.25 upwards  can be bought here.  Boys' Frieze  Ulsters������������������  . Boys' Fi ii'ze Ulsters, lined with  tweed and fitted with high collars,  at $4.00 upwards.  t,-  Boys' Overcoats  and Suits  AU other kinds of Boys' Overcoat- and Suits likewise obtainable  at the great departmental store.  Bring your boy along and let us  tit him with what will please him  most.  Mackinaws:  J- Ask to see the funions Cams  Mackinaw Waterproof. You cannot tear it. The only Genuine  Mackinaw manufactured in Canada. " .     _  A full range of sizes in stock.  Make a note  of this  Extraordinary values throughout the store, not in one department only, but in every department will await visitors. All  worthy and seasonable goods and  no matter how small the price  there is an absence of the cheap  and ^trashy.  Everything exactly as represented here. If not money will be  cheerfully refunded,  n^-Mail Orders Carefully filled  INCORPORATION AGAIN  The Herald congratulates the  citizens of Revelstoke on the approaching successful termination of their  persistent efforts to secure protection  for the river hank here. This would  be a cause for reasonable satisfaction,  even if it stood by itself aleiue. But  seeing that the question of incorporation is bound up with it, the settlement of the matter becomes doubly a  subject for congratulation. , As we all  know this is the case.' , The' people of  Revelstoke are practically a unit on  the point of the desirability of speedy  incorporation. The only particular in  which there has been, any differences  among us has been witli regard to the  wisdom of assuming municipal responsibility before we were -sure that lhe  government would undertake the  work on the river bank. On this point  we "now have Mr. Cotton's solemn  assurance that operations. will commence vvith the New Year and be  carried out to completion. It.seems  then that no further obstacle remains  in the way'of our taking the only step  which remains before incorporation,  that is of naming a date for the first  municipal election for the guidance of  the Lieutenant-Governor.  It is hardly necessary for the Hkrald to point out at this |eleventh hour  the advantages which we , should  derive from assuming the responsibility of self government. Thedisud-  vantages under which we ari" laboring  in bur present disorganized condition*  arc so glaring that private enterprise  is eyeti novv doiug What, it can to contend with them. The town is every  month. ,increasing in size.* Fresh  -residents are coming in"?evei-y-C week.  The'hnppy'go lucky state eif affairs  which has hitherto existeil- is rapidly  becoming intolerable. It is not right  that we should any lunger depend on  private individuals to remedy the  disgraceful condition of onr roads", to  h.iiild sidewalks to keep us out of lhe  mud and put up street lights to shew  us the worst puddles nt night. The  burden of onr fire protection has become too great to be any longer left cm  the shoulders of onr volunteer fire  brigades. In fact incorporation is no  longer a. theoretical question, which  can-be discusse.d.and laid-over, indefi-  nltely. It is a matter of necessity and  the last valid excuse for postponing  action on it disappeared with Mr.  Cotton's pledge last Friday.  THE LARDEAU RAILWAY  EVERY INDICATION THAT THE  WORK STARTS THIS WINTER  The Preliminary  Survey to  Commence  in   January���������Transportation    to    the  Mines  of the   Lardeau���������Bad   Roads  the    Order���������Items   of   Personal" and  General Interest from the Landing  Thomsons Landing,  Nov.' 12.���������On  October 28th Mr. Doiuettandhis gang  of men got through with their survey  on the O.P.R. extension. They finished  at the mouth of the Duncan, on Kootenay lake.   tTh'e engineers will be back  in January to commence their preliminary survey. .   It is expected that the  work on   the road  will   begin  in tlie  early spring.  Air. H. Floyd, late resident of Ferguson, with his' wife and three children, st opped here on the third inst.,  and left the m-xt inorning for Revelstoke, where they intend spending the  winter. Mr. Floyd and his family  will return to Ferguson in .the early  spring. It is the opinion of Mr. Floyd  that vve will see good times here next  year-, and -that this country has a  grand future before it there is no  doubt.  "It is stated that the Beatrice-has  closed down for the winter. '  Jack McLeod, teamster, has gone  east to his home in Ontario.  Charlie and A. Hillman have closeel  their hotel at the Ten Mile, on the  south fork of the I>ardeaii and have  come down to the Landing.  The weather has beer, very disagreeable, riiining.-iiliiiostcoiitiiiiuiu.sly. The  teamsters declare that the bottom  has nearly dropped out of the Trout  Lake-road, though they are still hauling freight inlo Trout Lake and Ferguson. -���������-- ���������. - _������������������ - ���������.  ' Ben Reamy is still confined' to" his'  roo'in. bijt, will ��������� bo " able to go_on  crutches in a few days.  .  The.--- Prospector's -. Exchange has  again opened, its. dining, ruoiu. to the  public.  THE CEMTRAV_POST OFFICE  Last Night's Meeting of the Board of  Trade Declares Against the Project  for the Present  There was a good gathering of the  Board of Trade lust night at the  meet ing called lo test the feeling of the  board on the central post office project. There was an animated discussion on the pros and cons of the idea.  When the matter came down to a  vote there were two motions bofore  the meeting. Mr. H. N. Coursier  moved, seconded by Mi'. John Abrahamson, n resolution endorsing the  proposal of the postofllce department  to establish a central postofflce immediately. Another motion made by  Mr. H. A. Brown and seconded by Mr.  A. K. Phipps deprecated any .change  being made iu the existing arrangements for the present. ' Mr. Coursier's  motion was lost by seven votes. 1\U:  Brown's motion was then put and  carried.  Bourne Bros.  Change in the Record Office  On Monday Robert Thompson re  ceived word from Victoria to the  effect that after the lath inst. his  services as deputy in the recording  office here will be no longer required,  the reatioii given for his dismissal  being to make room for a duly appointed recorder to fill the office made  vacant by the nppointment of Alex.  Spro.it as Gold Commissioner. Tbe  names uf Angus Mclnnes and Joseph  Irwin are mentioned ne possibilities to  receive the appointment.���������New Denver Ledge.  DEPUTY ATTORNEY-GENERAL  His Importation an Insult to the  Many  Capable Men of the Province  With singular unanimity the press  of British Columbia expresses its views  upon tho appointment of an outside  to the position of Heputy Attorney-  General in condemnatory terms. So  fur as the World is concerned we  .have.iiotliing_wh,.te.ve"~_to_-_Kiiy__ag.ai___Bt  Mr. McLean, who might as woll have  been living on the planet Saturn as  the earth, so far ns onr knowledge of  him.went, but-hearing in remembrance the strong hostility whicli was  expressed a couple of years ago against  the appointment of an outsider to a  position on the bench in this Province,  and notwithstanding the opinion expressed by Attorney-General Martin  that there are nonn in this Province  who are capable of discharging the1  duties of the oflice, we remonstrate,  and that in fhe strongest possible  terms, against the innovation whicli  ban been made in this instance. Mr.  McLean may be a. capable man, but,  this does not do a wav with the fact  that he is nn importation and that his  selection cannot he regarded iu any  other light than as a gross insult to  the many able anil capable men in this  province who are quite competent t.u  discharge the duties of the office.���������  Vancouver World.  HICH-HANDED PROCEEDINGS  The Semlin Government Making An  Unenviable Name for Itself  The citizens of New Denver are  justly indignant at the action of the  government in dismissing Mining  Recorder R. Thompson, a popular anil  efficient officer without cause or  reason. At a meeting of the citizens  of that town held on the evening of  November 10th, the following resolu,  tion was unanimously passed aud it  speaks for itself:  " Whereas it is essential to honest  government that gooel and faithful  servants of the people should be secure  in their position regardless of politic.il  changes, and whereas Robert Thompson, a courteous and efficient officer,  has. against the will of the people,  hpen discharged from office without  cnuse, this 'meeting profoundly deplores the said dismissal and considers  it a violation of the principles on  which a sound civil servico is based,  upou popular government,"  NO CHINAMEN ALLOWED  In the Slocan���������How the Mongolian is  Sent on His Way Rejoicing  No more Chinamen are to he allowed  around any of tlie Slocan mines, and  those that were here ire on their way  out, the fiat has been issued tind the  Slocan miners will see that it is  enforced.  Thursday evening about nine o'clock  a body of about 50 miners appeared at  the Ajax mine, where two Chinamen  were employed and asked for the  manager, ilr. Wright. They informed  him that it was for the best interests  of the.Slocan mining region, that the  Uliitiese should be kept out and that  those that had drifted into this section  be obliged to leave. Tlie manager and  his two Chinamen were then escorted  down the hill to the Noble Five concentrator where another Chinamnr.  has been employed. This one too was  persuaded to accompany the miners,  who proceeded to Dalys.ville, at the  Payne tramway, ��������� where another  Chinaman was'added to .the list. The  four Mongolians were escorted to  Sandon, where, with considerable  difficulty, beds were procured for them  which were paid for by the miners.  The Chinamen were told to hit the  trail in the morning and keep going,  not to return to any of the Sandon  mines. The miners then quietly  dispersed.  The whole proceedings, though  possihly a little irregular, was conducted in a peaceable and most orderly  iinumer.       No     threats    or  abusive  uiguage whatever were used. The  country is well riel ot the Chinamen  und the miners are to he congratulated  on the success of the undertaking.  LATER  . The Chinese question is.a live issue  jiist now in Sandon. - The matter has  resulted .in serious disagreement between" lhe managements anil the men  in the minea-and the trouble promises  to spread, ' At the-Ajax. in ine the-'meo  have'quit work'and left the. mine-, the  trouble resulting freini the importation  ofa-Chincse slavy for-the'nien. The  men backing up the action of the cook  in refusing to have the Chinaman  around the cookhouse. Thishappeneel  two weeks ago and since then the  miners from the Ajax. the Noble Five  rnd the Last Chance ran the Chinese  cooks of four mines out of Sandon, as  told in the last issue of the Silverton-  inii. These Chinamen were' handed  over to the chief of police at Sandon  vvith instructions to heud them up the  K. to S. tracks at daylight the next  morning. The spokesman for tha  miners said: " The next Chinaman  to come to Sandon will be treated like  "a~gentleuiaiirhutthe"innn-who~~-hrings  him will have to take the consequences." Last Tuesday the' trouble  spread to the Last Chance mine. The  superintendent there dismissed tho  cook for liis share in the expulsion of  the Chinese and the men, after learning the cause of his discharge, packed  their blankets and left the mine.  Some efforts were made to secure  the arrest of ������everal of the men who  participated in'tbe anti Chinet*e dem  oust rations resulting in the arrests of  a miner named McGinly and anothor  pni'tiier. A good deal of trouble vvas  experienced in getting a justice of the  peace to draw up the papers necessary  for this action, no one liking the job.  The Chinese question is iu its incipient stage as yet, but the mine owners  should distinguish between a Slocan  mine and a Vancouver Island coal  mine. A struggle between mine  owners and miners is a serious thing,  but the wishes of almost the entire  population of the Slocan ought to lie  of more weight than the whim of tbe  mine owner or the fevv dollars he  would save in thn employing of cheap  Chinese labor.���������Silvertouian.  THE SHUSWAP DISASTER  FUNERALS   OF    THE    VlCTIMSt  TOOK PLACE SUNDAY  THE    FRATERMITIE-.    PARADE  The Sympathy of the Community  Evinced by the Large Numbers WW  Attended the Funerals of the Late  Engineer Little and Brakeman Reid���������-'  Further Particulars of the Accident.  The funerals of the victims of the'  recent disaster at rfhusvvap took place'  ut the cemetery here on Sunday last  ind were witnessed by numbers of  people, ' th'e community in (jfeiieraf  seeming to make a point of tiVfningf  out to witness the ceremonies in order"  to evince it* sympathy with the'  sorrowing survivors.  The first funeral,-that of Mr.  Reid_>  took place in the morning  and   wav  conducted' nt   the   residence   of    the'  deceased   and the cemetery hy  Rev.  R. McDougall,. minister of the Presby-"  terian  church.     It was very  largely ".'  attended by  railway   men,   some   of  whom  had   coine'.froin a considerable _.  distance to attend the last sad rites of  their deceased' comrades."  In the afternoon, at the BuWal of  Engineer Little, one of thb Iai'gest''  funerals ever-conducted in- Rievelstoke'  took place. l;  The deceased was both'a- Ma'sota'ah'tr  an Orangemen,  and  ������ big parade of  both orders escorted' him to his lost;'"  resting place.   He wns a member of  thn   Kamleiops lodge  of the -L.O.L.,-  which was represented by   Mr,  J. C'  McLaren.     Both   lodges met outside ,  the Masonic rooms over Bourne Bros.    .  store and preceded bv ,the Revelstoke'  Brass Band, headed by W. Lee." who;  acted as master of the ceremonies for'-'  the Masons, as did D. Alton, for. the' '  Orangemen,    marched ' through    the'  town'by way   of   the" Station road,-.  Thiol. ������tw_,^-._-q"i������glas. -street, -iand'. ;  Front street!,.t'o'the "cemetery,'-"where'-  the  burial' srrvtoa *-of-'Ithe Anglican'  chnrdT-vas-re id" by Rev. F. A. Ford!*  The procession*niaile a Xmost.imposing*^'  appearance-os" it"' wound. through, the'"-.  town to the melancholy strains.of the-'  Dead   M'avclr-in   Saul.      Behind* the'  hearse   followed   a  large   number of  rigs, miking the funeral cortege one  of the longest,, which ever', timed ont  in this'plare. The chief mourners were  Mrs.'J.  Little,  wife-fof tbe deceased,..  and Mr. D.~  Littlv.  of Kamloops,  his"  brother.  FiniTHtl.-  I'ARTICCI.Ans'  A'CCIDEST  OF     THE--'  Arrivals at the Halcyon  The following is the list of visitors  registered at the Halcyon Hot Springs  .Sanitarium:       ">  Mrs. C. M. McDougall. Nakusp;  Frank I.. McNeil, Spokane; P. H.  Kelly, Wardner; j. Edwards, Revelstoke; John Devin. George Purvis.  Sandon; Joseph Galhraitli, Rossland;  Mrs. Tllel in. Mrs. Johnson, Kamloops;  Frank Hitch. Brooklyn; XX'. Hunter,  Silverton; A. F. McMillan. J. H. XV.  Bothwright. Rossland; Mi������>s Amy  Walker. London, Eng.; N. Nelson,  Sandon; Mr. anil Mrs. W. C. McLean.  Revelstoke; f. A. Tamblyn. Nelson;  Hector McRae. Thos. S. Gilinonr,  Charles H. Hamilton, Rossland; H. A.  Brown, C. R. Gravel. Revelstoke; H.  L. Boweii, Brooklyn; A. Bell, Nakusp;  Robert C. Charti.r, Nevv Denver; A.  M. Langlands. Golden; J. Flecken-  stein, Vancouver; David H. Shea,  St. Leon; Geo. H. Markill. Comaplix;  G. Mabel, Robson; S. Joynt, NelsoD.  Fiirt-ii'i" partirnlnrs of the accident"1  which   Have* been" gathered-"by    the*  HKftAi-D-render" it almost certain  that"  the ���������"disaster-was51 callsed���������hy-an���������ex-���������  plosion, eir tlie   erigihe' boiler  which  vvas    owing   to  tlie   lioilcT   plate  not-  being thick enough:    The" boiler was*"  lying reversed about'twenty feet from  the cars.     The   top  of  the   cab was-  blown into the telearraph wires.   Frag-'  mentSrof'tlie 'wrecked, engine,  which"  was one of'the new compoutiils,  were"  sc.ittered all over round the scene of'  the    catastrophe:     The   tender   was  uninjured,'Hut tlie twocart next' the'  engine turned   over and were badly-  damaged:. Th'e rest of'tHe train wair  left.standing on' the rails:   Th'fe three"  injured men were foiuid'IVinfy it' short?"  distance' from   lhe" wrecked   engine.'  Reid was killed  instantly,  but   Little*  lingered on for several liom-V-,. though'  mostly unconscious.     ������  TnETARTICDtAlWHnsnKD UP  The coroner's jiiry at tho inquest'"  which wns held'at Sliusvvip on Frid.^  afternoon brought in a verdict that'  the men came to their death in ronsc-'  quencc of'injiiries received'in an" ncci-'  aent tb a speciai'freight west, one and'  a'h'alf miles cast'of'SHuswap, on Nov".'  10th, 1KB.'  A Wise Suggestion  The fhtality at Shuswap last night..  by which' two men lost their lives and-  a third' was- seriously injured,' brings-  home to us all in the most tragic man-'  ner tlie dangers that attend the daily)  work of railroad employees. These? all  too frequent fatalities are accepted" a*,  a matter of course by the public, and-  in many instances, no doubt, they are  unavoidable. While railroading has  its certain dangers, Wc nre apt to for-7  get that rnnch of th'e loss of'life and'  maiming" of good merf is largely.'  unnecessary; tnat it is due* to neglect  and indifference on tlie part of corporations.- We" are* eXt-ressiiig_.no opm-'  ion as to the cause of last night's dis-'  aster. tWev will he thoroughly investi-.  g������tcd;hy the'- coroner.- The deaths of ���������  poor Reid and Little may have lieen'  unavoidable, but it is only ocoTirrences-  such*as- tHese- tKat even temporarily'  arouse pirlrHc- interest in the conditions rnidferwlfit-i railroad:nien work. ���������  In so faros it is- possible, tHose conditions must' lie made ffee front'  danger, amd'tWis will only be done J>y"  tbe force of ���������' a public opinion which*  compels rnili-~_a corporationrto plrtce ���������  the* Bafetv of employees before*  economy (?)'in operating- expenses*.-���������'  Kamloopu Seotinel,-  ���������--*��������� Revelstoke   Herald  Published ln Interests of  Ft .velstoke, Lardeau, Big Bend, Trout take  Illeeillewaei, Albert Canyon, Jordan  Pass and Eagle Pass lliatriota.  A  JOHNSON   Proprlet    .  A Senii-W-Olilr Journal, publlehed in the  interest* ot Ke.elstoku and the aurroundi-iK  flisincl, Wednesdays and _alurdaj a, makiuK  .oaeet connections witn all trains.  " Advertising Kales : Display ads, $1.50 per  column lu-_.������'".W'perluch v.henlnstrlidon titles  oiLge. Legal ana. l_!c p-r (nonpareil) lino tor  rtralioserU.'n; 80 for each additional ii.sui Hon.  Koadinj. notices, 15c per line each issue. Birth,  -damage and Death notices, free.  Subscription Hates: By mail or carrier. $2 00  per annum; ������1,"'_ for six month;, sirlcily in  advance. _ T .  our Job Department: 1 UK I~_it__i~ Job  department is one of thu best equipped  printing offices ln Wesi Koolenay, rnd is _.ru-  tared to ezecum ������11 kinds ot priiAtiiK in lirst.  rlaaa ttyle at honest prices One prico to "ill.  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NOVKML'I.R   HI.   IS11S.  FARMING    AND  THE  LAW  MAINE    LIQUOR  A report 01" Mr. Consul Keating on  the agriculture of tlie state of Maine  lias been is.sueil byihe British Foreign  oince. In the course of bis observations Mr. Keating snys: "Froin the  enquiries* I have made from niaiiy  i-ompetent authorities I gather that  the condition of the Maine tavmcrs  has heen--steadiiy. improving in every  way (hiring the} last 10 years, and the  neat .pYfl^yesslye antl..ilirlving farms  now efxisiing 'throiighbti't I lie sime  .���������-land as fpV6of" of i'hi.s"*A"~_iiteYi"i'eni. It  seems to be the genpr.'il ���������opinion that  a groatr-.-tieal-vi" tbis progrcss-inul pros-  pc-rlty Is elne, to .the Maine* li ;iior luxv.  I am ipfd"'iiint"a little" over -10 years  .**_,-   - -   - -  1  .*--��������� .m,' ,���������-" >*--��������� ^r- >_"   _������" **^* *&,' ������������������"  ^-w^"-.^ __-_,--��������������� _.-��������� _J_, ---. _.-,--^ _-  Having lemporarily abaM-onert wetaskiwin vve tiro in Calgary. Being in  Calgary of course means being moro"  or less in the soup, but being in Wetaskiwin met)UK boing on tbe hog.  *    .     .  Which in the lessor ot the two eviLM  wo sliull lind out biter on. AVe have  lu return anyhow le.i Wetaskiwin 011  business at ".-hristinas. Tbe prize nglit  which we liuvc arranged hutween _Ij.  Tucker of I.n com be (at present ut  Natitonl and Mr. Vic. Campbell, of  [.'uliamel. occupies a great deal of our  attention. Pourparlers, also p.our,-  lioii-.'s, arc: under way. The bout will  be pulled oil- Christmas week. A gooel  time is expected.    Tea will be served,  also jelly cake.  _   _   ���������  The fighl will conic olf at W'etnskl-  wIn during Christina."! week, tit some  sce-ludeil spot, not South Edmonton.  There are spots even niore secluded  than Unit. We will pull it off either  in some deep hollow, or 011 - top of  one of Irish de Mellonica's yarns. Thai  is if the air is not  too rarllled.  M * *  We came to town last week.lo stay.  Tbo police said it was all right. That  cattlo stealing case, as our readers will  remember was nolle prossed. Tins  lime vve were ilelerinineii we would  not get sucked into the maelstrom ot  the Alberta hotel, .anil we have made  il stick. That is, wc have ma tie it  stick to a certain extent.- El .lollio tie  l.i_.clerii:o. makes the best laid plans  of mice and men look awfuly silly  somotinies. So do the oilier bovapulus  coiiipreheiiders in Calgary.. But especially El Jollio, etc.  In   Calgary.     If  you  don't seo  Billy, Some Sundays, 11 preacher, finding bim  take 'em out to Irish's." self  in  the  vein,  turns nlmsolf  loose  "All right. And when I net to and talks eloquently, earnestly an4  Manila��������� lucidly'on the text upon which be has  "���������Jf Irish gives you any stiff about started. Other Sundays lie is not in  me owing him, tell him it's the other the vein, and then some human ma-  way." veriek  liko  oursolf  wanders  into  the  '���������Certainly. Well, old boy, I'm sor- cliurcli, listens to a fine lino of Magnt-  rv to- leave!    It breaks my heart." Heats,   and   gets   disappointed   in   the  "And   lell   Billy   Barwis  that  those sermon.    Onc  should  never judge    a  pigeons arc blue rocks.    I'm not going prcacbor by a stray intrusion into his  lo get fooled on  this pigeon question church,  any more.    I'm getting tired of it."     | "    "    "  "Well. I'll lell him. How sad it A man's mind has ils limitations  seems to leave this dear old spot. As and its vagaries, csppcially vagaries,  the steamer stills out of the Golden One must givo it time. The smallest  Utile hearing nie to the tropical shores .worry will knock a .sensitive profes-  of the sunny isle of Luzon, memory jsioiiiil man's ideas sky high. The  WHI_" ' 'reason   why   Paddy   Nolan's   brilliant  ".Wid vou lell Irish to look out 'and ingenious ideas don't get knocked  for those pigeons or they'll lly back heavenwards is only because anything  to Wetaskiwin.    I don't minel how fust '.connected   with   a     criminal     lawyer  lhey lly back after he has coughed up  for 'em. Then be can cougli hiinscli"  to death. I.ul 1 am getting tired."  "Have something?"  Would   be  considered  out  of place  the  vicinity  of heaven.  in  Hut   iii   this  connection    we    must.  make  due  record   that  vve  did  really  Some people never; keep their word, listen to a good sermon in Calgary 11  Such    people  wc    despise.      Alter    a  few weeks ago. preached by the Hev.  lilllt: game: a lew weeks ago, in which ,H. P. Lowe.    This i.s a man whom wc  we   and   another  chap   got   most   un- ,^'Ul go and listen to every time.    We  so seldom  go to church  that perhaps  mercifully soaked, he and we, while  walking home under the burning rays  of lhc rising sun, entered into 11 solemn compact never to lotich another  card. And only tbo other night this  man comes stepping softly    into    the  card room  where vve were doing them  his sermon made au undue impression  on our mind, -lis talk was so earnestly delivered, aiid his chain of jabs so  sympathetic vvith certain views of our  own. that it hit the spot. We would  like to meet the reverend gentleman  ,. I If be would liko to meet   us, ho   can  up  in  fine shape  (coming some  queer ,���������    , ._.,._-.,  and beautiful shuffles, in fact, having,flntl  ������������������������������������ J*1. an"* prominent bar in Cal-  ;unc. isnry   talking  politics   with   tbe    bartender.  ago a f5i"hih'6us>lapbOarded or shingled was rarely to be seen, and that the  average farmer o������ lhat period vvho vvas  able to giv.*>,hjs I'riuu door a coat of  paint was" fairly-vvftll.-orr. . The farm  laborer "of Mini date before commencing his daily wink required an allowance of Meiiiordor 'Jamaica rum. and  his refreshment during tlio day is stilled to have consisted of alcoholic liquor  instead of oatmeal water. It is universally admitted that the Maine  liquor law is nol enforced in lhu e'oiiii-  trv. but 1 think il may be said .that  throughout life rural districts the law-  has had a wonderfully good effect,  and wherever ihe'mass of (lie* inhabitants desire, its enforcement the kiwis in Uie statutes to support .them."  Coming from an impartial and. disinterested source these conclusions  are valuable as well as interest inn.  True to our vow  not to go  near a  -hotel-'we got a friend' to sieer us up  10 :i private boarding house.    He too.,  ns to one.    The lady was very cour-  eotis   nntl   she  accepted   our   week's  board   in   advance   Willi   consiuerahie  bonhomie.    Taking us  up a  tortuous  stairway   early   in   tbe    evening    she  showed   us   where  or  room   was,  and  while     conversing,     laid     particular  stress on her objection lo men coming,  in at-all hours of tbo night loaded for  bear.    Some, people  are viry  particular.    We asked if tbe noise of a man  falling down stairs al. 2 iu the morning was  detrtm .lital   to  the  interests  of the establishment, and she said it-  was.-  XXp. shook ber by the hand aud  assured her than LO p, m. would catch  us every time    Then we sallied forth.  The.   next   morning   there   vvas   tho  devil to pay.      There is a   .law    suit  about  it  right now.    She  claims    we  fell down stairs, while our contention  is that we fell up stairs.   Paddy Nolan  is our lawyfcr.'  If she bad" only waited  11  week beforo making th.'" roar,  it  would not have-, been so bad.    Iiut the  lirsl nighl.    A man wants time to get  straightened around.  riend ���������'Adam-  Walks.. Like : a  All this time that. .Ioh~i Bull bits been  ost'.'nsibly gelling ready for France, hu  mav reaily have been preparing " to  impart a skin full of buckshot to Uud  vard Kipling's. Russian f   Zad   ihe   Bear -lhal  Man."  (Jrlmby: "So you .want, to marry  mv eiaughter. sir: What are your  principles? Arc you tempai-ate'.-".  Flcdeely.: "Temperate". Why I am so  strict that it gives ine a pain even to  ���������r.ira"~n~i>��������� bootsHifc-hlT^-"���������'��������� : ���������  Th-T'' is no iruib in'llie rtport lhat  ihe money s-iolen from iho Molsons  bank in Winnipeg hav* been recovered  and though the detectives have not  slackened in their efforib no trace of  the perpetrators ot lho robbery, are  obtainable.  The murder is now oul. Tb'" hue  coup il'C'tat at Pekin, was due 10 ihe  fact that the revolutionary young i-'.m-  peror hod decided 10 abolish queues  and introduce European dress among  hi'* offlcidls. sei the? tale goes, or rather  th_ tall does not go; for the l)owai:_r  Emprcii at ono- put Iit foot on it.  She ha..': our thank". The picture of  Ah rfln do*-k>'>l and sporting a silk hat,  :iii<! a gol! coal would cans"1 trouble  anywher-. it would be pe-ipi-tilinr if  it didn't.���������Modern Society.  A ca3>c of relittiotis hysteria whiili  eii'lccl fatally is telegraphed from  Kansas City, under eiaie en" Nov.>inl..-r  7: "I'm trying t:> live :i Christian  life. I'm home-sick to see Jesus. I'm  ready to go today, this hour, this  minute, if nc-i-'.-isary, praise thej Lord."  Scarcely had these words left tin: lips  nf Mrs. Jennie Walker, al a religion.  meeting at C.ooti Way Mission yesterday wh'.-ii she fell back into b-*-r seal  dead. The woman had died of heart  disease. ,.  Thero is some difficulty between the  gov'.-rnment and Allans respecting th"  winter faerviT; of the mails, as 10 tlio  elay of leaving Liverpool. The- sti-am-  sbip comp.111 y is asking for the day  10 be Saturday. l>ui the government  insists on Thursday being adhered to  as tho elay of eb-pai litre. This is  thought fi be in the interest of Canada, as the mails for New Vork by the  White Star are made up on Wednesday, and for the Ciinarclers on .Saturday, so givinng Canada three mails a  v. eek.  A lar^': parly of Doukhobors. ntun-  "������������������������������������riiig -".0.--7 persons arc sum to . are  b'fl I'.atoiim. on lhc Black s'-a. They  :11c to make the journey in a freight  -���������teamer and their- passage will probably take three w^eks or~ inor.'. It i.,  s:tated that a son of Count Leo' Tolstoi will, travel with the company and  remain long enough to sse them settled, and'be able on bis r..iiirn to report as to the prospects of his compatriots in the new land. Tbe steamer conveying the immigrants is en-  p*cted to arrive in Halifax about tne  first of December, and efforts .will ���������e  made to settle them on their homesteads before the nevv year commences  . Moralists, may talk, but booze lulks  louder. Wo have no hesitation in  .saying and "will record it on these  pages in black and white, deifying and  prepared.to reply to any contradiction  thill in inllueiicing an election where  the welfare, of everything nnel everybody in siglu is tit stake a bishop has  110 "more show against a keen wiuiyl  bartender  than   has   a   snow   hall     in  South Edmonton.  '  *    j-    *  We one." list .tied tea sermon by XV.  T. Siead, lhe great English journalist.  Being a reformer he had ae:cess 10 the  best pulpits in the United States. II  was a summer morning. The burden  of his discourse was the purification  o'f politics. A man like Stead is of  courso a hybrid, a blending of the  deeply religious man with tbo swift  newspaper writer. 11 .makes a good  eroos���������--(The���������Book��������� of-���������DeviiPronoir.v--  crossed with lh������> Sorrows of Satan, by  Marie Corelli) Tho burden of Mr.  Stead's talk was that the religious,  seleei and sifturnoon tea element  should lake not only an active, bur, an  ngresslve. part in politics. We forget how he worded his remarks, but  tlie ideas be propounded on this municipal and political feature were very  practical.  *    *    *  He iirstPd the clergy to devote their  energies towards securing the. nominations of reputable citizens who were  church members and who led decent  lives. I'ren.'liers, he held, should for  the- public weal be- the most active;  politicians, especially in a municipal  lino. And here is where Stead fool<~el  himsi-lf so tar as his panacea vvas con-  1 '-mod.  \   .  .  If Sir-ad was fatuous enough to  think thnt l.h" clergy would fail to  abide vviih or interrupt" the even tenor  of their Stalmt Mater Dolorosa and  afternoon te-as in order lo so" that the  Kffnir:- of th"ir district were tej b" controlled by fit and proper men. he was  fool..*!. Hy th" fciirplie-ed clergy it is  consid-'i'i.'d more expedient to devote  attention lo lhe: correct and harmonious n.-nde-ring of an anthem, than it  i'" the tackling of pome rough political work which will have a direct  bearing on the moral and social condition of their district. The trail of*  the afternoon lea cup and currant cake  is over them  all  However they are usually pretty-  pood about visiting th-j sick. Fiat  justicia. v  - _        A  Wc- slKiuitl liko to havo lak"n in  lhat wcdeling tit. Wilmington. Ohio,  where twins weeldoel twins. The extraordinary likeness heilwe .n (and  nmnnsst I th" twins seem, to bfiv.  givi'M 1 hi" lo much fun an<! rnnfii<iion.  ts vvas lo I": expected. If th" men  twins vvrirlt the- ojufutunn femur.-, properly lhey will got ali'-ad of nr, all on  the fun pnipisilion. \X'��������� nre on the  blill hunt for a twin right now. If  we cannot, gel a twin, wc shall have  lo put up with a triplet.  _    *    *  There is not much seriliiiie-iit in  Jerry Uoyce. An old resident anil  warm (in fact, hot,) patron of his  hotel for years suddenly announcrl  that, he was leaving the foll>v.-ii"g  morning for the Philippines.  "Well," saiel .lorry, "I wish you  would   take  down   a crate  of pigeons  wis !  a walk over,) and sits into ihe  First clatter out" of the box he drew  four cards and caught a full house. lie  caught, us too. Any man that cannot  keep bis word, especially his solemn  word of honor, about this swearing  off from cards, we have no use for.  <.   ������    _  Wc got down to Calgary in time lo  wilness the exciting scenes incident  to"the election. They did not. differ  grotiily In Iheir outward aspect from  other elections it has been our misfortune to attend. The candidates  who arc supposed 10 have won bowed  and smiled, whilo tho defeated ones  withdrew to iheir corners and were  sponged off. They had bad lots of fellows sponging off them for some time  previous. Considerable discontent  was manifested on all sides over this  stupid mode of marking the cross on  tbe ballot with colored pencils, -and  the sooner it is changed the better.  It is a roiten system.  r     m     ���������  Wre visited  tho political  grave yard  on    Sunday    afternoon    and      found  crosses erccleet over the graves of llie  defeated candidates, all marked    wilh  the  wrong co]ors.     lt    was a pitiful  sight.  ������    *    *  The yellow Mongolians voted in .fine  style for their "flcncl Mistel Lilcy."  His intimate knowledge of the Chinese  longue. acquired from a careful study  of wash tickets, served him in gooel  stead. lie addressed, ihe Chinamen  on ' tho subject of provincial autonomy in their own language, thon  clenched mailers by giving them bis"  washing, lie had saved up a mountain of it for this occasion.    Oh.  Riley  is  deep.1  ���������   ������   *>  .0 Stranger, when Miou'rt hungry,  fio and cat,  with gay  Delmonico!  Bui. when Miou'rl dry, I pray  Co drink  with  Irish  tie  Mellonico.  Any man that can speak as this  man spoke that Sunday evening can  chase us up and come the John Knox  game on us any moment. Ho does not  look as If ho played pokoi", but. that  makes no difference. We vvill listen  to him if only for ihe reason that he  is well  worth  listening to.  Last Sunday morning iu Calgary  ���������.'���������as a peri >cl of unutterable gloom.  The stormy weather bad s"t in and  everybody was asleep or indoors.  Looking down Stephen Avenue was  like looking into tho barrel of a rifle.  Nothing in sight. Disappointed candidates anel tired vjiers wre sleeping  il off. Thoso whom vve. did see sitting in chairs in th. hotel offices sac  silently around, a look of profound  melancholy on  liK-ir    fac"-~.      Wc    <ti  ---.__     n.  the blues too.  running   down  Meeting a  'O     tie*'     pOSI  Iv  -U17  little boy i  OfaC"    WO 1  Here is an incident in connection  with North Edmonton that we forgot  to shove Into our last issue. A man  coming down from the Klondike on  foot, but with lots of boodle, tramped  down the main street. Stopping short  in the middle ol" the road, between tne  Alberta and the Queen's, he raised bis  arms to heaven like a muezzin calling  the hour of prayer Irom the top of a  mosque and cried: "Hore I be! Take  it  all!"  -.-     .. . .*���������    'i.    *  They eliel  so.  v    ...    *���������  Philosophers like Carlyle and Emerson "adjure 'its to regard the stars  when wc want to got a full and complete " comprehension of our own  littleness. After this, instead ol" regarding the slurs in ordor to tumble  to our own- utter insignificance, wc  shall g"> to a hospital ball in Calgary  and gaze on the merry, well dressed  throng from tbo gallery. Dear Lorel!  plcasn shower down upon us a dress  suit before lhc nexc ball:  ���������  -  *  It is highly amusing to' watch  Sifton laying back wearily in an arm  chair in iho Albcrla after bis hard  fought buttle, chatting ' with" his  friends, end tho Due tie Xolanno sitting a little back keeping casos. Sifton is the Calgary prototype of General Kitchener. At least he looks as  if he was. wliich is much tbe same:  thing.  ���������  _>  -  Down the centre of Roiten Row  members of the royal family arc allowed 10 ride. No onc else. This is  an old elecrco from way back, but nei-  ih- queen nor any of the rest o_  them take advantage of it. Thoy are  too sensible. But -here in Calgary wo  find ourselves confronted with a similar "rout.- du roi." The authorities,  wu learn, are about to build a plank  walk down iho centre of Stephen avenue for Mr. K.llly and Jlr. Bennett  (he who was Nolanized and crystallized into the sobriquet 'The fresh  man from the east") to walk on. This  ;-!-���������th.-"���������-itiSi��������� ?Hn~ w.' ���������--.-��������� -���������.������������������        ^j���������������������������  stopped and inquired of him the reason of all thi.-. Being a stranger ���������������_  naturally -f.-i.-hed  to  li."enlig)ii';ne<l.  Here are s-ome-'-fi^riculiuial  riointr-rs  we woulil  hate on,- rijudera lo mils:  Duhamol. 2Sth October.  Sir:   W-.11I1! you  kindly !<-l mc know  through     your     liiiuabh-     publication  tiie  best   way  10 kill  lie- em  hog.--.  Your,   r.hpcetf'jlli.  HONEST   FARM Lit.  fCVriainlv. Walk on: to ih<- -.vn.xl  pile and got a Hii-h. Civo thn hog n  sharp rap ove-r the liend t.o make ft  lie down. Then b������lab"r the lie. with  the c/cli until they give up. This  1:1.de of treafmerit serves the double  ..r.rp.-.s.' of getting riel ol" tb" li'.'U:  ;���������' '���������".* and making lb" llesh of the hog  ter.el.r  for eating.)  Ponoka. r.,;t!i  Oclober.  Dear Sir: I have a swi-enied horso.  Il is also trouble d with worms, balks,  kicks, and grinds i's teeth while  rleepirnr. What would you reiorn-  uu'.ncl   as   a   cure?    Kesp.-ctfujlv.  RANCH Kit.  rStcp into ill" house- and get. a gun.  I'ui. in n shell and point tli" pun <_ir"-  Liilly at. the animal's head. Pull the-  trigger nnd a spce.ly cure will bo  effected. I  P.uhar.iol.   Is:   November.  ISBS.     j  Sir:     What" is a good  thing to fix a.  clog  that rushes  out  at   you " from    a  farm houso and bites you in the leg?  Yours  truly.  ���������'JfTV.  [There are s'".*e:",":il way., of fixing it.  On" is to lake a small lump of bird,  bore a hole in it, insert, somo strychnine and place in the dog's path.  When Iho dog swallows it he is permanently cured of this obnoxious  habit. Another favorite way is to ._"-  cu.-.' ;. i.illr-t of wo-iel find b:tti"i- Ilm  uiiimiirs lieiiil into a jelly. Ycl ,-111-  riiiollicr wa.vise 10 kick lho dog in tlio  .il-iir.ncli. and then Ko in mid hammc.-  liio ."tuilliig out e.r the owner. Thi..  -���������tutor method is the one wo would recommend if you ihinle you can got.  away with it. Hul. lliere ia yet. another way of killing the: animal". Climb  a tree nnd c-immoiieo reading aloud ;t  copy of tho South Edmonton Plain-'  .filler, when llio dog wil! 1������-  .'.uc to  kill   him~-'lf laughing.  Dear   Sir:  Yon   who   know   every  thing, would you .bo good,enough to  inform me. in orcler to settle a bet.  if Louis <1������ Rougemont and Irish He  Mellcnba are one and the samo person. Yours respectfully,  .1,   KIRKPATRICK.  " Lethbridge. November S,  '9S.  (They tu*" not.��������� Ed. 1  -      _>      m U  The onlv rconomical feature about  CalK.-iry n this. The line of lifo led  iii" nigh', t.-'fore precludes any Idea  of hr.'nivf.'i-.' tlm ne>xr morning,  is a  gixit saving.    -  Thi<  ViTRAL  .MISTAKE  .Vi coruing 10 :i itory told ������n a certain citizen !i,iri������;i mortifying adventure. j{,_. |.a������ -A phenoinlnally large  nc'-kjund I_tt"iy bad occasion to change  hi:' btiindi'Miiaii.  On th" Sunday morning following  thi-; action on his part, it was noticed  tii.ii h" was k:i unusually long, time  making hi*, toilet. Ifc called his wife  iind she wen;  up stairs.  "Maria." be said,. "I wish you woulel  -sec what is the matter with Ihih  shirt.- The s;r;f;v"s are all wrong, and  I -"an'1 find ;uiy holes for tho collar  buttons."  1     Hi:_ holier half gave n look at it. and  'wont into a paroxysm of laughter. Ho  waited rill sh" had partially recovered  an'l  then _������nl.-  1 "Perhaps you will be gooel enough  ��������� ti tell me wh.it you arc laughing al?"  j ���������Oeorge." she replied faintly, "you  are trying to put tho iihirt. on wrong  side up: The lnundrym.-ti starched  the  wrong end of it!"  AN ODD NUMBER  Th"  I'll:  minil-���������!���������   I ii,"..*>7  is odd   1:1   more  t.hiiii  one ''.".'  If we multiply it by any nuinhi-r,  Trom ouo up lo six. wo arrive at products expiessed by exactly tho same  figuros iistbe original. Not only so,  but. wi'li the exception that a el liferent  figure icaelK off each timo, tlie; order of  tho figure is tbo same,   n  Neatly  Printed  Latter Ileads  ^ote Heads  li ill Heads  Statements  Envelopes'  Busiuess   Cards  Visiting Cards  Programmes  Menu Cards  Wedding Cards  Memorial Curds  InvitatioiiCards  Receipts  Drafts     .  Chtqiies  Stock  Certilicates  ���������Show=Card3-=i--_^-  Iiooks or  Pamphlets  Folder's  Debentures  T.indin.s: of  any kind  Tip MOLSONS MM  . Incorporated by Act of Parliament 185"  Paid up Capital  Rest Fund   -  Head Offico-  $2,ooo;ooo  -    1,500,000  -Montreal  BOARD OF DIRECTORS'  W . Molson Macpherson, President  S, II. Swing, Vice-President  W. M. Ramsay Henry Arohbak  Samuel Finley   J, P. Clegliorn  tl. Markland Molson  F, Wolfcrstan Thomas, Gen. Manag. 1  A. I). Durnford,   Inspector  IL. Lockwood, Assistant Inspector  Tho bank receives on favourable  terms Lhe accounts of individual--,firms,  hankers and municipal und othei  corporations.  Interest allowed on deposits al  current rates.  English and American exchange  bought and sold at lowest nxlea.  He-fiC- Office, Toronto  Paid Up Capital $2,000,060  Reserve    -   -   -    -   1,200,000  Directors:  H. S. Howland,  President  T.R.MernU, Vice Pros., (St.Catharines)  William Kainsny, Robeit JaCVay,  Hugh Kyan,   T.  Sutherland Stayiier  Klias lingers.  D. R, AVilkie. Genoral Manager.  BranohOB  North Wes"i and British Columbia  BRANCH SIS  Aylmer, Out.  Brockville, Ont.  Calgary, Alta.  Clinton, Onl.  Exeter, Out.  Hamilton, Ont,  London, Out.  Meaford, Ont.  Montreal, P. Q.  St. C.-itliarino  St. Branch.  Alorrisbtirg.nnt*.  Norvvi-h, (jnt.  Simcoe,  Ontario  Victoria.   11. C,  Itevelstoke "Branch:  J. D. MOLSON  Ottawa, Ont,  Owen Sound, Ont.  Ilidgetown, Ont.  Smith- Fails, O-t  Sorel, P. Q.  St. Thomas, Ont.  Toronto, Ont.  T-ronfoJtiiic'n.Ont  T";'ar.toii, Out,  Waterloo, Out  Woodstock, Out  Winnipeg, Mud  Vancouver, B, C.  Rovelstoko,  B. O;  Quebec.  Manager.  Brandon  Calgary  Edmonton  Portage la  Prairie  Prince Albert  V*ncouvei  Winnipeg '  Revelstoke  CHURCH DIRECTOKY.  METHODIST CHURCH ��������� Ucvelstoko.  I'reiiuliiiig.B-irviooa ill.11 o.m. unit 7:30  p.m.' i:iu--3 niiMiting nt tlio elope of tlio  morning -orvicu. cnhliutli fcolio'd unil Ilililo  Ol.i.- (it 2::>0 p.m. Weekly pniyer niei.ting  every Wednesday ovoi.ing ut 7:30 p.m. The  pub.icitre norchtilly invited.   Hratu fieo.  ItEV. S. J. TnOMl'i-ON. l'u"-tor.  ( -ttUUCII Oif ENUl.ANP-S". 1'. tei.1  ^J Revoletoko. IIo'-u*. or" yervioo: Kvcn-.n^  prnyur il.iiy ht S nVlo'k, Fridays ul 7:30  Mi-ilnysand Fe.iii'als: Holy Communion at,  _.in.. morning prayer ul, 11. Sunday School  mul Bible CIuch nt 2:_J\ ev������'i.ii������g pray, r ut 7:110.  Fir&t Snniluy in the month Holy Communion  at inorii'.ng terviees.  FRANK A. FOHU, Vlcnr.  PRK313YTERIAN CHURUH���������tteyolitoke.  Uurvioo- ever. Sundry at 11 a in. unel 7::i0  p.m Bib'o C1.8. ������t 2:.'0 p.m.. to whicli  Ml nre welcome Prayer meeting nt H p m  every Wednesday.  RKV. T. "MKN'/jIES. Prstor.  **'  ������������������'V-V'-i  ^f^gfeys*  QR ANYTHING in  the line of  JOB   PRINTING.      If   you  do  j you   can   be  furniylied   with tho  | same   by  THK   HKRALD.     "We  ; carry a   prreater    assortment   of  ; paper, Envelopes, Cards, Etc.,than  any      other      establishment    in  Xorth   Kootenay,   and    can give  aa'vif._aetion iu  Quality  Promptness  and Price.  Prices  and samples   furnished on  application.      Address  *  Tiie   pretty  On Iho principal that one must take  n man as ho flntls him, ono lias only  for mc anil give them to Billy Barwis ! to  t������kc  the sermon   of    a    preacher. |  il'i.r:-!  ii?..y.,~  in.r.;,i  i''.'i,i-:il  m.f',1  H2,?S7  n~.tiliii.Meii by I  multiplied by 2  jniiltiplicil by 'i  multiplied by (  multiplied bv 5  multiplied by r,  Iho winic.  _3..,7l,t  ���������12-.:-" 1  f>7],.2S  711.285  ST.". 142  levelstpl-e Herai  Revelstoke,.'_.- (.  ~Jl.l_M.V_N' CjVTHOIjIO CEIUROII���������Ucvel-  lv- moke. Muse flr������t und third tSiindnjb In  mouth at, 10:30 n.m.  ItEV. FATHER THAYER.  SA IjV ATJO N A I! M Y- .Me.c(I__8 ov.* ry ni_lit  in tlie:r luill on Fior.t Street.  ,   -  South .Edmonton.  ONTARIO,  ��������� ��������� .  .   v     ._.,  Essex Niagara Falls    St. Ihomae  Fergus        Port Colborne  Toronto  Gait Rat Portage  ". Welland  ���������  Ingersoll    Sault St. Marie Woodstock  St, Catharines  Montreal, Quobec.  Agents   in   Grout   Britain���������Lloyd's  Hank,   Ltd., 72 Lombard St.,  London,  with whom money may be deposited  for transfer bv letter 'or cable to  of above brancfics.  Agents in the United States���������New  Vork, Bank of Montreal, Bank of  America; Chicago, First National  Bank; St, Paul, Second National Bank  Savings Bank Department���������Deposits  of SI' and upwards received .and  intoi est allowed.  ' Debentures ��������� Provincial, Municipal  and other debentures purchased,    ..  Drafts and Letters of Credit���������Available at all points in Canada, Uuited  Kingdom, Uniled States, Europe,  India, China, Japan; Australia, New.  Z .aland." otc  Gold   Purchased  This Canli Issues Special Receipts  which will bo accounted for nt any of  tho Hudson's Bay Co's. Posts ln the  Yukon auk noi'thepn districts.  A. R. B   HEARN,  ManagGr Revelstoko Brar.oh-'"-  Canadian  iCSflO  ���������_������������������>.'  Loyal  O.rango   Lodge, No. 1658.  I-datnler nioelInija me liel.l In tho  Oiiiifollows' Huh on the te. opd and  feu; tn \\(.dtu__li~vs of each month  ut 7:o'l p.m. Vishir.g' brethren  coi dlnllv invited.  Dr. T. I, il*--. XV. ~tf.;   T ..1. Orilinmo. Rec. Seo.  W. CJ. Dirncy, Kin. Seo ;   lt. fi. Wil-on, Treua.  Court - Mt.   Begbie,  1'O.F.'. N0.3461.  Moris In llio Odd-  li-Pov.s' Unil on the  -'ml ,mil Ith Fiiday-iof  eurli moiilh. Viitt iuu;  lireihrcu Invited to  utlend  .1   B. Scolt, C. It  J. Ij. 6111IU1. le.  S.  ail way  AND SC O PACIFIC LINE.  Tfee Revelstoke ^  Pl^oto Company  Revelstoke,'B, G-  STUDIO: POUCil-ASSTlll-E-T  Shortest  and  Quickest Route     ^  To Eastern and European points-  To Pacific Coasr, Alaska, China,  Japan tiud'Aii.f.iilin,. .  TOURIST   CARS    .   .���������  Pass ] .evcl-toko daily to St.  Paul, except' Wedncadny to  eairurn points,       J *  Magnificent hicepiuR and dining  ears on all.trains.   .        .  Tickets ��������� ih<-iu'il through and  baggage checked to destination.  =Sam Needfram  Cleaned  Altered   "  Repaired  In Gocd Style nt Lowest I'rlceu.  DejUfltjAS StUKIIT   ���������   I.I'~V1~I.-_TORE  If,You Want������������������  PDRE  COWS \MILIC  Giinroiilcril  Unnriiilleratuil.  SotoTJ-E EUROPE DJIIRY  stita. f. Jur.i.iN  L. JI. FRETZ  Contractor and Buildep.  Shop opjiobitc Imperial Bunk.  Workmanship Cu  eed -  -T0PH13  Cash  jPF^MPTLYSESURIQ  Wiiteforour jiil.'[-i.'.li������(r li,,.jt.������ "Invent- ,  or"_ Help" and "How jou .-ne swindle'l."  S'rii.l ii-..-, ronghsTiotcIi oi- aiodilofvonr  invcnticnorln-.piovcn'.ri.t .-.ml v,-e vvili tell ,  yon froe our opinion n-������ to vilictiir'r il. ii ,  |.ro)>.i!_!y p-itcntabi-. We i.i.iie.1 vjr-.-_.-.lt} ,  i.f nppIicatioiiK reject"d ln other' bands. ,  Uighest, references furn! .he-L ,  BIA_lIO"K & MAKIOW ' "    >  PATSHT SOJ_IC_TCi.S & EITPSETS !  Civil ^ V7prhani.-r-I r���������(rtr.wr?, Orailiic'cr nf t-O |  rcl) :^*.-n|.j .-"eli'jol t,r ri-sliccil-.a. jlarl.fVr'ln .  .'r-i' !,">1 ?&.���������*<.'% I=val Ur.!-.-.-r..t) Mt'cacr- ,  I'.iront J.a.v .'.5e-,0.1'.^^ ,'imn .-.in l.'fli'r l.-erin ,  /s.= j,.*ln-lon,.i,---..- Y.i. .rtr.'l V.'a:. i *.V*_jr- ".  I'.i.' "������������������j.vrvirs A>-..-.-:it!tn Atou.. ilci-DCr Laa.  SocuiyoJt.vl' Ln^lnJ.rs.  OFFIBP-1- -f NEW YCatC L!FE B*IB'C . l!C!.T~EAL C.S.  urri_L_. t ATUNTic BaLCIRC. Wr'SHiNETOi", CO.  f 0FFI0  DAILY THALN'S.  East. ' ' '     -Wont.  7,'JOk. .Ivc-ilevol .tokc���������Ive. 17.20k .  TO AX!) |-UtlJl   KUtlTliXAY l'tllXTS.'  8.C0k..lvo���������Itevelstoke���������un-;.10.30k  For    inronnation,   time    cards,  inapt" and tickets apply to   -  -^-^-"-^W-.-BttADSIIvtW-,----���������-7-  ARcnt, Uuvolstoke.   ���������  XV.   F.    _A_Nm__i.se-*-,   Travelling  VaBseiiRei- ARcnt, Nelson. -. .  ���������    :.  13. .1. Covlk, District Passenger  Agent, Vancouvei-."  itevelstoke  Hospital  Mate.'iiity llooin in connection.  Vaccine   kept    on   hand.  Drs McKechnie   and   Jeffs, Attendants.  Dp. JAalloefe  .  rhjfiictim aad SurKOon. McKenzie  Avonua,. Revelstoi o ..tatisn, 11. C.  Wa Havo. a Good Supply cf  Building  Material  <������"* Lumber  CUT PRICES FOR S POT CASH  Call and see us. We can fix you  REVELSTOKE SAW MILLS  KevelstoUo Station, B. C.  i. R. !{i:l!  ItntchcTS    snd    ~.V!ioIc*'ale   an  i,      .... lleinil Peak. _ ia Xitc.'. riork, etc  KA_������LOO_?S and 3-E-\"������*__STOK__  All orders in our lino prom  tJIleci .-...- '��������� " /  7/  -_���������������������������_���������*���������_  DEFENCE II1I1S  INSPECTION  OF   DEFENCES AT  '-ST JOHN  Voluntears Drilling���������Death Sentence-  Collapse of a Bridge- Murder and  Suicide���������New Ship Yards  Moosomii], November 10.���������Messrs  Huultaiii ami Jloss wero enlorlallied  at a banquet, at Moosoiuin yesterday.  J300M-DIS-AYE  Winiiipog.Novembor 10���������IjOHIo Collins, tlm noted singer attempted sul-  ciilo by cutting ber throat.  CHAIN   13XPORT   GRADICS  'I'ho Winnipeg Grain  Exchange bus  decided  un   the    export    grades    for  wheat anil oats.   MANITOBA SCHOOL LANDS  The recent valuations  of  Manitoba  school  binds sho\V*the .very material  progress of. tho province.  SOUTH   EASTERN   RAILWAY  Men, materials and supplies are being shipped, ip I'ort Francis to  work  on tho Sou";.. Eastern Railway.  DEATH  SENTENCE  .'  Philip llrpwn tho negroo wha murdered  ~.Vilbiir  E.. Barton  was  yesterday sentenced to be hanged on" December 23rel at Winnipeg.  LEGISLATIVE   ELEC i ION   ���������  Edmon.qn, .November   10.���������Villcn-  euve litis,a 'nihjori{y"b'f Gf'at St. Albert  with  throe'places lo hoar from.., ���������' .-'  ���������' TH E v CO'N GRESS- v"     .  Ottawa.'  Noveiiih'er". i'%��������� Sir  Wilfrid  Laurieu   lot t ���������"���������Ottaw_i^"ye������tei*ilay     for  Quebec and ;Was"lijngton.  DEFENCE". "PREPARATIONS  Halifax. November" 10.���������The Hali.fax  Volunteer  Artillery  aro being drilled  I'or the defence of the'forts here.   ;  BRIDGE .COLLAPSED.    -  St. John. N. B., November 10.���������Portions of-the now railway bridge at. Si.  John, N. B.. has collapsed.  INSPECTION .OF   DEFENCES     "  St. John. N.".B.,TNpve'mber 10.���������The  Canadian defence.' cpmiuissioners have  visited St. John on a tour of inspection. ���������''  '     "���������'    >      j. . .    ���������  THE STREET CAR STRIKE-  -London.N ovember 10.���������The London  street car-" strikers' have refused the  terms  of  settlement offered, by   .the  company. . - _  NEW, SMELTING' WORKS   .  - Quebec,   November 10.���������Iron  smelting   works -and', ship j building  works  are  about, to  be''established  at Caps  Breton.        '.** *- .-,**,   :, *       "    -  MURDER AND SUICIDE  MonirealJJ "November    '10.���������.Armend  Coutera   of -Montreal  yesterday   murdered   jMatildi.",1-.Lamquefe   and.  after;  wards killed himself, -   *���������,���������:���������  fflflllllll  MADE  AT  THE   LORD  MAYOR'S  *   " BANQUET  Prince George of Greece���������An International Congress ��������� The French  Fleet���������Negro Trouble  London, November 10.���������It is report-  fid that the French ileet of lhc Medit-  tcrraiieaii ir. ready for sen.  WALKS' BIRTHDAY  Ills Royal Highness the l-riiice or  Wales celebrated his 57lb anniversary  of birth yesterday.  LORD  MAYORS BANQUET  j\s is usual on lhc occasion of the  Lorel Mayors banquet on November  ihe yth the prime minister Is expected to take lhc counlry it lilllc Into Ills  confidence, and yesterday al llio Guild  Hall Lord Salisbury made no exception of the custom, and said: "That  Great Britain aims al no change in  iCgyptian iitfaiis, bul that she will  guard ber rights." Tlio Duke of Devonshire paid: ���������'There is no reason  lo desist from this work of strengthening our naval lorces and general  defences since Fashoda is only, an in  A TRAIN ROBBERY AT  FALLS  FERGUS  Cannington Returns���������Steamship Abandoned���������Dr. Ireland's Disappearance  Post Oflice Bnrglarizcd.  Winnipeg, November 11.���������The AVinnipeg cigar manufacturers have refused to accede to the cigar makers demands for higher wages.  PETITION  DISMISSED  Toronto.   November   11.���������The   Easl  Simco  election   protos  was  dismissed  yesterday.  SNOW  Heavy falls of snow are reported  from Toronto and Ottawa.  REDISTRIBUTION   BILL  It is ofHrially announced that the  Dominion government will at the  next session of parliament introduce  a redistribution bill. Il is expected  to  bo a jerrymander.  STEAMSHIP ABANDONED  Quebec. November il.���������The steamship West-Mouth -has been abandoned  it sea. The crew have been saved. The  rident in a    much    larger    question.", cargo is estimated to be of the value  Lord Salisbury's'speech though pacific 0f  $350,000.  was  not received   with   much  entlnis-1 MINE   DIVIDEND  iasm, and  by the general  public 11   is      wllluip;g>'Noveinbel. n.-Tho Olive  behoved that he    was    restrained    hy y������������t������-Uiv   paid   its  October  eli-  the responsibilities ol Ins ollice. '���������'% deiid -  PRINCE GEORGE OF GREECE ,'       TRAIN ROBBERY ���������  Tho powers of Greal Britain, Franco      -nle Groat Northern tiain was rob-  and  Italy  favor .the .appointment    ol   iJeti yesterday near Fergus Falls.  Vrince George of Greece as high com- CANNINGTON  RETURNS  m.ssioner of Greece. , The   ^^   fQr   Camiiugtou   con.  LORD MAYORS SHOW . .  Tbo Lord Mayor show in London  yesterday was very remarkable for lhe  enthusiastic demonstration of friendship with lhe..United States of  America.        ���������*   ' ' -       ���������    '  INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS  Washington. November 10.���������The sittings of the International High Joint  Commission, will be resumed al Washington today.  REPUBLICAN  MAJORITY  Now' York, November   10.���������The   la-  tost  returns   give- tho   Republicans   a  majority in .both Houses of Congress.  - BLACK AND WHITE  stituency  show  that  McDerniot  is  G7  ahead with Several polls to hear from.  DAMAGED   WHEAT  Manager   AVliylc,   of   the   Canadian  Pacific: laliway. reports that the damage to the wheat crop is very slight.  HUSTLING   FOR  BUSINESS  The'representative  of  the   Massey-  ilaiijs   company   left  yestarday  ,for  Australia on a  business trip.  DR.    IRELAND'S    DISAPPEARANCE  Montreal. November 11.���������Mrs. Ire-  land, the wife of "Dr. Ireland." who  disappeared mysteriously form Montreal recently, has made a claim ��������� for  tbe  amount  of  her  husband's   insur-  IMPORTANT  MEETING  OF THE  CABINET  Spain's Threat���������Russia to Cough Up���������  The Mohegan Inquiry ��������� Trouble  With the Army  SHERMAN'S  FAD.  in tho!  i and'  South  The while citizens of    Wilmington, jance.  South  Carolina, yesterday commenced  the campaign of suppression    against  tho Negroes.       .   ���������  A WORD FOR WAR  ___������_"  FALL, OF  o '' '    *  A  THEATRE J  Fifteen Men Killed and Twenty Others  Wounded'by ths: Collapse,of a Detroit Theatre. ."-,-,--J'"';-;-.      -"    ���������  Detroit. ���������N'ovelnbcr 7.���������The -roof- of  the new Wonderland*.theatre has vcpl-  lapcd, killing 15 men anel injuring' a  score of others, ad resulting- in a complete wreck o.C the building.  The new-live story Wonderland theatre building is in a h'op-eless- looking  state of collapse, and 15 or moro lives  have been .sacrificed by an "appalling  accident which .occurred -there, this af-  leroon. Shortly before; 'i o'clock,while  some 1)3 men were at-work .in various  parts of the'half finished theatre,* the  roof fell without a - momoa't's warning. Nearly every workman was carried, down iuto -the theatre' pit; the  lop gallery was crushed, down upon  the lower gallery,, forming as sort of  ���������fatal-hi]lside,^dowiwwtiich-=sliiUbrok-_  - en stool girders,' planking, timbers,  brick and a great quantity- of cement  from tne roof," and carrying along a  struggling company*' of men into the  pit below, very few ot "ylioni escaped  injury.       -    , ������        "       -���������������������������*.  The front wall -of the building' r-  miiincd practically intact, but the east  side wall bulged and buckled' tln-oat-  e'liingly. Notwithstanding, the, latter  danger, the-work of rescuing the in-  jitreel and taking out the dead was'  rushed and-good progress was,'made  until 5:10 p. in..'when the upper portion of the east wall fell, a shower of |  bricks striking, around the crowd of  laborers, ollicers and newspaper men:  extinguishing.,the temporary lights  find causing ' a stainpcdo for lhc  streets. .   .  War has ils.use:    sometimes il keeps  '"alive '     '-"-  Those ' qualities  thai  make  a  nation  thrive ;   . .." ' - -   .  In certain minds it chocks tbo love of  self>:-     ������������������'' -*-   ��������� X  It teaches  self control,  and scorn  of  -   pelf-;  Once and again it seems to make for  good, - -  By teaching patriotism and, fortitude���������  Thai love of country-flippant scribes  "'deride ~" - -    - .'       .  -  As but a, foible���������but a, foolish pride���������  That .love of country which a nation's  fame -  Exalts,     whoso     absence     brings     a  nulioii'b shame.  Yot War, alas!-uot seldom seems to be  Onlv ii form of licensed butchery���������  One" of'those    ills    thai    from    our  passions spring���������  Tho  warrior's  courage.  but    a  puny  thing. "  .;     ...' " '     '  ���������"Mackenzie Boll.  _..i.EWEI.L   ADDRESSES *  Lord Aberdeen was presented  with  farewell   addresses   in   Montreal -yesterday.  POST OFFICE  BRUGT m������t7,f.D -  A branch post office at Montreal was  burglarized  last night.  END OF THE STRIKE  London,   November  11.���������The  car strike bas at' length  corns  end. -' It was s .filed yesterday.  &    STOCKING  THE   ��������� . ER  ..Vancouver,   November   11.   ���������  million   salmon ' eggs  were   placed  the Fraser river hatchery recently,  street  to an  Five  la  The I-onelou Times".says: -��������� "Whatever" may he lhc result.of the elections  in" the-United States the administration has gono too far in-retreat on tho  Philippine eiuestion." c  A country oditor "waxing eloquent  on the description of a new organ  says: "The swell died away in delicious suffocation, like one singing  a sweet song under tho bedclotli.s "  Sims Reeves, who has just reached  Negroes were killed    yesterday  disturbances botween the white  the    negroes   al    Wilmington,  Carolina.  REPUBLICAN  MAJORITY  Republicans claim Unit they havo a  majority of SO hi the Senate anil 20 in  the;  Lower  Houso.  STANDING ARMY INCREASED  Washington, November IL���������Genoral  Miles recommends the establishment  of a standing army for the Uniled  Ptaies of America, tho strength of  which should not bo allowedlo fall below one hundred thousand men.  INTERNATIONAL COMMISSION  The International Commission ro-  iuniccl its sittings yesterday in Lhe  City of Washington.  DREYFUS   YET  London. November 11.���������It is a niat-  Ipi" of common report that Captain  Dreyfus will be ��������� brought back ro  France.  RUSSIA AVILL COUGH UP  The Russian government lias al  length declared its intention of paying the claims for Canadian sealers  seized in 1S92.  JAMAICA "DECLINES  Jamaica declines to enter   inlo   the  proposed   West Indian    confederation.  WRECK OF "THE MOIIEGAN  The enquiry into the wreck of the  Mohegan was commenced in Loudon  yesterday.  IMPRISONMENT   FOR   LIFE  Luechcni, the murderer of iho Empress of Austria,  has  been _sentenced  to imprisonment for life,  IMPORTANT'   CABINET    MEETING  Tho British cabinet hold a two  hour's meeting yesterday, after which  Lord Salisbury called at the United  States embassy seeking an intervlew  with Mr. White charge d'affaires. It  in generally*believed thai the visit  was'on business "of a niosi important  r..ture. The London Stock Exchange  operators look upon Lord Salisbury's  speech at the'Lord -Mayors "banquet  ai the Guild Hall with very uneasy  fc-plings.  "    .   SPAIN'S THREAT  TariS, November 11.���������It the United  Slates ot America persists in her demands for tbe retention of the Philippines.  Spain will   withdraw from  the  conference. -   ._>-_,.������   A CONCERT IN CALGARY  How Ha Ont the Reputation or "The Great  American ISenu."  "Goneral, I never understood how ib  was you camo to gain lho reputation ot  "I'liu lii-Mit American lieau.' Won't, ynu  enlighten in,?"  Tho question tickled him. 'J'ho sunincd  fin'i: dissolved intei wrinkle-, and aftor  laughing in his silont way for a miiiutu or  two hu Mild:  '"Well, now, you.will bn surprised when  1 tell ynu that that, whole thing wen llio  work nl' -ii'iii'i.il Grant, hut It's ii fuel,  .fn-I nflur the war I'.lciM'il Grant asked mo  tn tnko n ride with lilm in Washington behind n hnr.se ho had jii-t, bought, and of  which Iin was very fund. As wo spun  down the nvi'iillt! 1 hiiid. '.See; here, Grant,  now tlmt, thu piping lime', nt peacu huvo  conic wu imisl. chouse a fuil,'  " 'What aro ynu driving ul, Sherman?'  ho asked.  " 'I liiciin to Niy Hint, if wo don't, fl.i upon .something lhe public will do it, for up,  tind it. may not be pleasant.'  ���������' ���������Well, it is pretty generally known  that, I ."im fund of liur.su*. I suppose that  will answer fnr niu. What liavu you in  iiiind?'  "I told lilm I had lixed upon nothing ni  yot, but, would try to do so. Meanwhile I  asked for his help Uo said bo woulel i������i  glad to H'l'vn nai.  "Now, what elo youbiippiisciOrnut did?"  uskoil Sherman, Willi protended iiuliynn-  tiun. "Why. ho made straight lm- tlif  newspaper correspondents nnd told I hem  that. I had formed tho resolution to doieito  tho rent nf niy lifo'lo earning the name of  a gallant for all tho young ladies in lhu  country. 'At the smno timo hu intimated  to the newspaper muii that he would tako  il as a persona! favor if tliey would do  whnt, they could tn spread the news. It  would dmibtli'ss lio of assistance to mc,  mid he was sure I would upprcciuto tbo  kindlier.  "Well. Uiose correspondents ilidn'b need  .���������my urging. Thu wlinlu thiiij,; wab heralded from onu end of the country to the other, my first know ledgo coming from tho  papers thcinsi'lvei.. I miw through lhe  whole thing, though Grant tried fo play  iiipcteiit,. * Ah, ho was a sly wag, but,"  neldi'il Shei'in.ui, "I forgave hiin, and 1  lir.il the work uf trying ro live up to tlio  ii intuition hu made lur mo the most, delightful pursuit nt niy life."���������Edward S.  Kills in (ihitiitnuqitiin.  THE JUJ-LNG EXCJiMSE  FRONT STREET, REVELSTOKE  Best $1.C0 a day house in town.  Tbe bar is supplied with the be?t brands of Wines,  Liquors   and    Cigars.  d. V. PEGK.3. JA.nage?.  GU3"LUjND Propp  F. JMJIRTY  ."Wholesale and Ketail Dealer in  .  PRIME BEEF; PORK,  MU)TT0������N JlflD SJllDSJNSE  LmsIi   and   Game   in    Season.        Markets   at   JJevelstoke,  J.ovelstoke Station. Nakusp, Trout Lake City, and Ferguson.  Columbia House  ���������"���������" .i'-'"~--~5~"~  The   largest hotel   in  town.        Centrally    located  Choice   Wine?,   Liquors   and  Cigars  Best    accommodation. Katca    SI     per     cay  Brown & Pool, Proprietors  REVELSTOKE  Large light bed rooms  Ttilile I'tirnisiieel with  the choice, r. the inaikec  affords. Best Win'os  Liquors- tind Cigars  Kate.   $ 1X0 a  day.     Monthly  race.    .  J. ALBERT.STONE, Proprietor."  (From  the  Free  Lance)  We fling up our arms and  breathe  in tho  new  air of civilization.    Conir  foil ye, comfort ye, O"my people. Far  from" -Wetasklwin's   corner   groceries  and dried apricots, wc hied us lo the  1 concert given Thursday night in  the  ' UicCalgary Melhodisl church in aid of  "the pipe organ  fund,    it was a  most  I successful concert, and Lhc music was  of  a  naturo  that  "Wolaskiwin  would  abhor.    Greal cr  praise  bath  no  concert  than this.    Everybody concerned  in  it seemed  to    bo.   thoroughly    at  , home in their work.    Tbe singing of  ' Madame Walther and the violin playing of   Bombard   Wal thei-   were    do-  I liglittul.     Wc   should     imagine     the  It everybody was only iiiht liko you,  wouldn't tbib be a lovely'world!'   '  Hugh- Ryan, the well-known con-,  tractor, is- seriously ill Willi Bright's  disease. ^  _-i_���������statist icitiii_.gives_.lhe.  iicwFpapers������iii' the-'world'   at   ������3.000.  About one-sixth-   of llicse : have " the  largest.circulation on oarlh  The  largest acetylene  gas  machine  over piado in Canada    has" just   been  the' Duntlas Safe  his SOth, and Sidney Cooper, R.A., who  has just celebrated his 05th birthday,, ' f(^.jnor t0 i,e strong in ballad singing.  :uc  living  proofs  that  lho    race    <"f"011   .1(.COuiit  of  her  cap!ivating  stylo  "grand olel men" is not yot extinct.  A niazariii bible was   sold    recently  lVuli'8 a_ it 31imie.  Thoy loll ii ral her good story about his  royal highness the Vrinci: of "Wales. One  morning ho was taking a walk in St.  .billies park before breakfast whon ho  found himsolf fnllownd by n well dressed  but ci'a'/y looking olel woman, liming  *eun this wcnriin Ijj'fore, and probably  guessing what lief object \vas,"tho' print-a  resolved lo tako no notico of her, but continued his walk "until obliged to' turn  homeward. The woman iniinediatoly stood  hufiiro'liiiii and unuiroslcd. Tho prince  rained bis hat and tried to pass on.  ������������������I have n grievance, your royal highness-," began tho stranger, producing from  her hand bag a roll ot closely written  P-i'cliinont.,  -siiAeh, liuidam, tbees is not, zo first time  riuivo boon taken tor 7.0 Prince ot ~"'alos!"  was tlii" reply in a* gruff voice, with a  strong lieriii.iii accent.  Al'rev flashing .i glance of tlcupost scorn  upon him, tho, old lndy put away hei-  preeions-ilooiiiiicnts, remarking,''I havo  tho honor to havo known all tbo members  of the royal family, and if my eyesight  weie not bcexuulng hail nowadays I should  not have ni.-ielo sueh an astonishing error  us tu l.iko'ynu for the prince."-TliO-Prini'ci  nf Wales ag.iiiirlook'of'i* his bat, smiled  and proeccdee'l on his way.       " "  THE PIONEER LIVERY  Feed and Sale Stable of the Lai-deau and Trout Lake Distriot  v.i Soiithev's auction rooms in London  'for   "C2.950.     Al   a   former   sale, this  ! biblo hud fetched  .1*3,. 0U, but through  Jtlic discoverv of some detects its value  i_t-_ibc~v_-OC_ lraa_bu011^.ecreaKpU._ _______   'Au   * early  -��������� Anglo-Saxon     custom, '  strictly followed    by   newly    married .  couple's, was that ot drinking diluted  honey for    30 clays    after    marrriage. ,  From this   custom-  conies .the   word  put up iu Halifax by the Uuntlas sate-; j^--cylnoon or' honeymouth.     .   >  '    Michael   -Lynch,    of    Halifax,  Co.      It    is a  'l{mclii.ie       '          " "���������-"-'"'      Michael   -Lyncdi,    of    Halifax,    and   ?���������0���������'������  ,Ul machine ,        g    john, had their so-; J^1^,..0"*  The .firm    of'Robbiiis &   Long, of ���������'       ��������� race on..Bodto���������i  Rasln. Halifax. ! 1.^1 ll,  island.-made ?2UH.0OO in one    day;  ������   lho-9th.    Thc  sUlkcs wore ?150 a      ^     V!  ,&lde. aiid'the distance three miles anel  Rossbind;  biet wook owing to a rich    strike    la  the "Republic mine iu whicli they hold''a   tlll.Ili(J After  a   very   sharp   contest  shares.    Tliey celebrated the event bl*,V!lil won bv ll)jout half a length.  If a  war    between    Great    Britain  a champagne .supper..    -   ; I  The I'rince of Wale's will bo nomln-l  alcd on llocombor 7tb    for rc-ol. ctlon *  for.the 'iath consecutive year as Most  Worshipful  (Iratiel    Master    of    Fi~eo-|  masono under, the.','English    coiisiiUi'  iiie      t\\lft  BRITAIN IN .EGYPT  Toronto Telegram: Groat Britain's  elaborate ��������� preparations for war may  be the preclude to a formal declaration  that Egypt is an integial part of tho  British Empire. Britain in Egypt is  sub-tenant of the Khedive, who Is  sub-tenant of the Sultan of Turkey,  sucessor to the Pharoahs. Thus the  Khedive or tho. Sultan-is in a position to make- i_o_e or less trouble for  Britain whenever the- powers find it  convenient to review -England's position in Egypt".  -'',-;"  France and Russia have'always been  threatening to make the British occupation of Egypt the subject of .the. conference of the powers. Groat Britain  may havo decided - to anticipate ��������� its  friends,, the enemy, by sealing .the  Egyptian *truestfon ��������� now, arid'its war  preparations may mean that Egypt is  to bo brought under the. flag of the  empire, and that Britain is ready to  meet tha forcible objections which  any, or all, of tho pernors can otter lo  its policy.    A v.oiing man..' named Herman  l!etke."-h:id b"cn ploughing near Wcl-  Ic.slcy when .the. hoi-WK ran away from  him and when search wa".   mado   for  a  war  and Trance should begin' It would lm '  a good  thing for Newfoundland    and i  Canailn.   The French shoro    members  I would be speedily removed    anel    the  , iw.'tv cleared    for   the   annexation   of'  Clou.     On the   previous   ci'oniiig    iij jfewfonndlaiid    to Caiiarta.-iHamtlion  Grand  Mark lodge  His Royal   High- ���������"tj.eotator  new.  will  be  nominated  for- the- Uth | ."U)nl M',nt0   1|M   appo|llte-,,  -Mn]or  Drummond  to be his    private:    secrc-  ,   , ,       . ,.    ,      , , lary.   The major is an expert angler,  A most remarkable* gradual upheav-' aml belongs l0 rt familv and country  al of land is taking.place around Hud-'of anglers. He will get his hand kept  sou Bay, the upheaval extending over ,vcll ]n on Ulc Canadian waters. He  a.larger area.of ground than any other -onlv al.,,jved from Omdurman the  recorded instance. Driftwood covered ntU'er llav< alul is mailed- to leave  beaches are now; 20 lo 70 .feet above EnEiand for the west on the 27th  water," many of the old-harbors have jnst  become too shallow for ships to enter,  consecutive year tor election as Grand ��������� i  .Mafclc.r 'of Mark Masons.      , v   '   ..,!     *!  and various new islands have appeared. In a few centuries if tho upheaval  e:ontinues at the present-rate the shallow Iray will have entirely disappeared.  ��������� Some of ihe people who have a no-  lion., of what Lhey- mean by the word  "evolution" may be.surprised to see  how closely it agrees" with Il~~rbert  Spencer's definition, which is "as follows: "It is a disintegration of matte:' and ii concomitant dissipation ..of  motion, during which the matter  passes from -��������� an- indefinite. *' coherent  heterogeneity to a "definite, coherent  homogonlty and during which the retained motion ' undergoes a parallel  li-insform.-_tlo-_.~" How's that?  - Her majesty showed from the earliest pari of her reign a determination  on account ot nor capuvaung styio  and charming personality. Xx'c went  in company with Mr. Billy Brown, Unaccomplished broncho buster, The  Cerberus at Lhe door toll back and do-  plovcd his troops beforo our little  talk at the door. He told us it was  in-iiid^of^a^pipe-orgaii_fiti"d,_antL_-by_  somo curious coincidence, as wo slipped into a back seat. Madame Walther  happened to be singing I"e Profundis.  Not only that, she was singing It with  a violin obligate Arthur Sullivan  sang Enfant,-si j'etais roi, by Crispin  Smith, with great effect. If Smith  keeps on writing songs for Sullivan,  e a great time this winter,  the close ot the concert, as  ... kind of curfew song, the choir, led  bv the immortal .lolm .1., sang He  Glvetb His Beloved Sleep. Concerts  like this arc a great rest after tho  whirl anil bustle of Calgary lit".  (Swing yonr left for our Jaw, we wont  duck.). There'was a fairly largo audience, bill nothing to what the truly  artlsilc nature of llio entertainment  was entitled to. The pipe organ Is  rising over yonder hill.  him ho wan found in lhe: lane- with his to keep ia her owu hands the ap-  neck broken and ho eltoil also I in me.- poiiitmcnt of those serving in ber  dialely on being removed to the household; and she has always de-  bous0 - i voted   attention   to   the   selection   ot  Vlierdeen has   those persons, with the result that sho  Rev. P. XV. Philpot reach!a paper on  "Modern Evangelism" at the Ministerial association in Hamilton on Nov-  jomber Sth.   He referred to the danger  .attending the    work    of    professional I  jeiangclist..    and -the    possibility    of,  ' their labors    paralyzing    the    regular I  ,work of the church.    He was opposed  to the uso of all tricks to make an lm- '  pression on thc   community    with    a  .view to outward effect. j  I    The Daily Chronicle   of   November  7n: says:    We have received informa- '  tion from a r?liablc source of a well  organized  plot  iu  Paris in  the event  of the inquiry before the court of cassation proving   favorable   to Dreyfus,'  .... foment a riotous outburst   In    the i  'French capital to    attempt    to    overthrow' the civil power and    assasinatc'  tlie leading champions of Dreyfus.        j  I    A telegram from Paris, dated Nov-'  ember Sth says:      Le Figaro wonders  it tb- misunderstanding   between   the"  A   SLIGHT   DIFFERENCE  A pretty girl, a summer night.  A   moon  serenely  yellow.  "Swear to be: true!"   "I do, I do.-  ?���������the lucky fellow..  Again the liook.once more the brook.  Same girl;  so Mr.nll's well-oh.  Hut if you took another look.  You'd" sec���������another  fellow.  -    Irlbli r.eeul Wits.  , Tlio mots of tho celebrated wits���������Hurry  De.ino Grady, LyFiiglit* and Keller���������of tho  Irish bar early in tho' prcsont. century uro  now in largo measure forgotten. Somo  few are, however, on rceoid. Harry llcnne  Grady, a leader of tlio'Munslui' bar, voted  in lho Irish huiiso of commons tn support  the union against, thu wishes of his constituents, ones ot whom remonstrated Indignantly with billion his intended courso  of action, "What, do you mean tosell your  country!" "Yes," was (ho cool reply,  "-���������md very lmppy I nm to hnvo n country  -to sell.  S tckiie    and-  Pack    Horses  always for hire.  Freighting   and   Teaming  'av  ' specialty.  Paily Slage leaves Thomson's Landing every moruing-at. "o'clock '���������-  for Troul Lake City,    l-'or particulars .write  CRAIG to HILLMAN. Thomson'sL._.s-di.nc~.   X  t-, I  To secure one oC thoso desirable lots  (JIIEAP on the C. to, K. Steam Navigation Company'- site. '  Dout    wait     iill    the "boom   couiesc'  our wav, but BUY NOW.  HAIG & QRAGE  Sole Agents.  For All. Kinds of   Commercial  Ned Lypiight, n celebrated wit and poet-  niitornf tho .period in-very embarrassed circumstances, applied to Mr. Lu Toueho, tho  woll known banlAir, for a plaeo in lils  estiiblishiiioiit. "What situation, iny dear  Ly.siight, could possibly suit you?" said his  fiiend," who felt himself in a elillifiiilty.  '"Not only one, but two," was tho reply.  "Pray what iiro thcyV" "It you will only,  my dear 1j\ Toueho, nitiko mu cashier for  one day, I'll beennio runner tbu next.''���������  London Law Notes. '  A copper wire is being strung over  tho Crow's Nest railway similar to  the one ou the main line between  Montreal and  Vancouver.  The ownership of Anticosti. and  the news cabled from Canada lhat  Mr. Chamberlain hael asked for an  explanation concerning it. created a  small newspaper sensation ia Loudon.  The Westminser Gazette- asks: "Is  the ownership of Anicosli going to  prove another Fashoda?" In the ono  case, as in the other,  has got hold of what is  irom an imperial point ot view, an important  strategical  position.  During one of the late gales a passenger tiain on the Canadian l'aciiic  i ail wav had a narrow escape of being  wrecked- The wind was unusually  high anel the failing trees wero uncomfortably close all Lhc way from  but after passing Three  -luil.tuno -ilcliiiiiiiie-.  A collection of lho nicknames Hint wcies  from tliuu tu limn conferred upon Mr.  11 ltul-.tt.no would ho a linn dictionary of  epilhelri alike of lovo and dislike. Bc-id..'  such perennials as lho Craud Old Mini,  "lho <J. O. M.," and tho People's William, wo recall thu L-'i'mielil-e Bill, tho  Pnpo of England, St. William thn Wonel-  iMille.r, lho Mahell of Midlothian, tlio Old  l'lii-Iiniiifntnry Hiuul, tho People's Will,  Mr. MtTnypoblile, lho Ancient. Senator,  Voiiartj thu Man, Ilawnrilen Hill, Prime  Hilly, XX'. G., tho Only William and the:  Old (.ienllomaii. At ono tlii.e. his namo  was n favorite tbemo for Chri-sLnuis eh.i-  I'iides, milling whii h may l,u roiiioiiibi-'eel  the following elegant outburst of ti Cnn-  ���������oriatlvo wit: "I .should lie my first, if I  eoulel throw my second afc iny wholo."  Give Us A Call.  Our Prices Arc Rieht.  FERGUSON  r  The  Centre   of  the   Lardeau   Mines  Bo Suro mid register at the  BJILJV.0RJ1L HOTEL  "When you reach FICIIG USON.  The: table is. provided with the best  Ihe market .-tll'otds.     Kates from  8-  to ������!i per day.  What Do You  9  Want in Shoes ������������������  U yei'i nr.:.l n cocci Miiion.   Shoe ccra*  l>. JciiVitiii.  Ic y.-u wont a fcooei P.cei.cciorV Shoe como .  to l>  Jerkins.  ������...!.������ h.ihI UorncE- reinlird on tho thortout  notice. All line. of woik kept In stock  a. 1 .ricM to .ult a')."    -:  ,  D. JENKINS  I-'lrn St rot. ono block from tho liDB������rUl  B-nk ot I'annda.  Itcvelntokc fttmion. H.  ti.  A Good Collectur.  A IjCWlston young mnn lolls how ho so-  cured hi.s placo ns collector for a largo  houso in that city. IIo was working fur  $������������������ :i a week for un Auburn man and used  to collect bills. Ho bad u hill nt *:l.r.O  against u rich Lowiston man, and whenever ho went to collect it (fin man never  had the change. But ho kopt right after  him till bo worried the life nearly nut of  the man. Oi'O dny tho Lcwiskinia.'i paid  hiin ar.d told liini  ho never wanted to s.-o  a   Frenchman'I him again and ordered him out with stiong  declared to bo   Jangimgo.  A week Inter (lie same man sent lilm an  offer of -.10 a week to dn eolloeling unci  nss-ittuiit book keeping and added. "Yoii'ro  the best collector I know."���������Kennebec  Journal.  The town council of  fixefl upon December 10th for thc date  of the reception of Lord Aberdeen  when he returns from Canada. The  Aberdonians are lo give the governor-  general a luncheon, and associated  ���������with  them  in the  matter  has almost invariably been exceedingly well served. In condoling with  the "late Dean Stanley on tho death  of bi������ valet, tbo queen said: "I am  ono of thoso who think tho loss of a  will beTai'l  faithful servant the loss of a friend.  bholt'il  l!������tclc the Tide.  "Ulctherili _"obbic,a Diimfarhn raider,"  went down   to Clmileslown  one day for a  load of  sand, but. to his dismay found   it  was  high water, and none could   he pot.  After pouring out. the \i;ils of his wrath  -.   ,. - -���������---....       __.     u-        ��������� on tho harbor master for.-illciwipg tl-.e lido  Mediterran- ; along side the train smashing moM  lf) rh(. 1)c wcnt ,.������������������.��������� wilh ,.,.. t,nl]|.v (���������ir(_  STnJSen in theJ'nonh of'ScoUami ,and one who can never be replaced.",  ..   _ New Denver.  London and Faris cabinets is not due i Forks the winel rose still higher   and  tq a secret arrangement on the   part' trees were falling in every direction.  of France's enemies    to    modify    the   About a mile and a half out a tree fell  balance of   power in the  can.    "If that is tbe case."  tbe paper   side of a passenger coach   and    there   coniing lmck  next elav when i5 happened  st. vs. "it is the development of a plot   was  a  mad  rush  of  terrified passen-   to below waicr, ho exclaimed:  hatched long   since, which   we   shall   gers, but beyond a cut hand or two no      "Aye, this is Mimetbing like the thing.  now see unfolded." ' j terlous accident occur reel. (11ie bcst ���������. r���������ik-(i nano tl)c waur 0- Ilcin  CUMMINGS BROS..   ���������   Pioprietors.  eJ0t.Fl  E. Wood  J!rc_2itect  and Builder*  KcGmale*, plana and specifications f ___.i:h_d  on application. Shop and recsir work  pron.plly attended to. Wood cirvin. a  specialty.      Work    ������hop   on   Front-Street.  Wood! Vyood!  Guaranteed Full  Cord Measute.  The undo:-sinned has a large supply  nf_ Hemlock, Spruce. Fir and Pine  Wood for sale. Any person requiring  wood will kintilv leave their orders  with Jlr. \V. Jl. Lawicnce. Rcqelstoke  Station, or wilh II. N. Coursier,  Front Street, Kevelstoke.  .  17nlf FRANK JULIAN.  Tfee Vernon Soda ���������  Water, Works . '.  H. J- O i-RIEN,   PROPRIETOR  .Uauf irtiror nf Sjyia -"V'.-il-rr, "!|nz*r  Ale, harsarriH.i nntl ali Soft Drinks.  A full snpplT kept in stock at Mc-  (-'jrl>-K Cold iUoriKC whor������ ������rdBr������  o"nbcloft.     ' ������S0-������Tr-tt  Wendel! !Viao!ean  Wholesale  and Retail  Is  ���������poken to."���������Dundee I'coplo's Journal.  Brugglstj Gaigary  Mail Orders Promptly Attended To.  02 -~i  HEVELSTQ\E  iF,0H WORKS..  Blacl_s_nithi-i_r> Jobbiae  Pl-ambiD-r.   PiPe Fittinfif  TiiiEiriJtlTiinR'   ";  Sheet Iron W6i*__'- J  Machinery R.ibPa^i'.ed  Mining Work a Specialty   ROBT. GORDON  Revelstoke Sid. TO STOP  THAT COUGH  Get a Bottle of  COMPOUND SYRUP  OF WHITE PINE  AND TAR  An excellent roinedv for Coughs, Colds anil all  Bronchial Troubles  ONLY 2S CENTS A BOTTLE  THE CANADA DRUG & BOOK  CO., Ltd.  Chai. H. McDonalh. Manager.  KcveUloke Station, H. C.  LOCAL AND  GENERAL   NEWS  J. G. Ranch left last night for Vancouver.  O. D. Hoar went into the Lardeau  on mining business yesterday.  Dan Fraser, liridee foreman, loft  Monday on a visit to the const.  There was no sign nf yesterday's  snowstorm ten miles south of here.  D. L. Clink and J.J. Langstaff. of  Trout Lake, were in town  yesterday.  ���������Secure your tickets early for the  conceit in Tapping's Hall Friday  night.  A. Johnson, proprietor of the Hkrald left this morning on a trip to  Rossland.  Riiwhiiliug in the Lardean -evil! soon  commence as the snow is settling in  the valleys.  ���������Gen. Bell to Co. are unloading  their third cur of vegetables. Read  their advertisement.  Judge Forin arrived last night to  preside at a sittings rf the county  court which is being held here today.  ���������A gootl variety of games for  winter evenings at the Canada Drug  & Book Co., Revelstoke Station, B. C.  Manager Scaife and the party from  Big Bend came down by boat on  Monday, making the trip in the one  day.  Chas. D. Stewart, special agent of  the Canadian Railway Accident Insurance Co.. of Ottawa, Out., was in  town on Saturday.  ���������Remember the Bei_ihard-"\Valther  Concert in Tapping's Hall on Friday  evening.  "James Woodside. who left the C. P.  R. restaurant here to go into business  in Kamloops. has sold out. his interest  in the fi.itn of Jlnrshall to Woodside  there.  ���������Bertihaiil Walther now ranks with  tbe foremost violinists of the day.���������  Musical Times. London, Eng.  The Kootenay Lumbpr Co. are  shewing signs of a revival of work.  They are making arrangements to  have one logging camp at least going  lhis winter.  ���������Don't suffer with chapped bands  whon you ran get. so 'many excellent  preparations at the Canada Drug to  Book Co., Revelstoke Station. B. C-  Tne work ofi the new shops is about,  complete as farastheabric fabric, itself  is concerned all except tlie painting.  The boilers and machinery are being  put in'plare.  lt"~is".a~pleas(i"rp-"~to���������foot- passengers  along thp new sitle.walk of the Station  Road to stop for a few minutes and  inspect tbe very tastily dressed windows of Bourne Bros.' store.  Down at Arrowhead they consider  it quite certain that the proposed  extension of the Arrowhead branch  will be started next year. The engineers regard the line as an pasy one to  build.  Everybody come and hear Lieut.  Colonel MargeUs, who will conduct, a  special meeting in the S. A. Barracks,  tomorrow night. Thursday, November  I7th. dipt. Gooding, Commanding  Officer.  The litigation between Miss Olive  St������en .ind Dm and Frod Robincnii  regard ins Hie Itevelstoke sawmills,  which was begun in 1S07. has been  amicably arranged. Ficel Robinson  "has purchased Miss Steeu's interest in  the mills. w  Large quantities of freight and  heavy machinery keep on beingponreel  into South Kootenay through Arrow,  head. The Rossland and Kootenay  are frequently loaded down to their  utmost capacity. The passenger  traffic.too, seems to continue good.  Kev. J. A. Woods, of Kaslo, went  through on Tuesday on bis way to  Vancouver. He was accompanied by  liis son, Ernest, whom he will drop olf  at Kauiloop'*. whole be will attend  school. Jlr. Win id will spend a day in  Revelstoke looking up his friends here  on his way back.  Jlr. Erbslob's proposal to establish a  steamboat to run regularly on the  upper river bctwoen this place and the  Big Bend is receiving the hearty  fndorsfitieiii of the business men in  town. A large number of shares will  be . ul'scribed for here and the pros-  -|!������t,s of a successful flotalion of the  -���������co'i'iip.iuy in the olel counlry. bucked  by this hearty and practical recognition of its merits light here on the  ������=pot, are very bright.  T 0:30 at the Vic. for ii" sandwich.  Work is still being prosecuted on  the Towser which has a fairly good  showing of ore.  A contingent of 30 men of the  mounted police under Capt. Burnett,  went through hero on Saturday for  service in the Yukon.  The first consignment of tho llonnlil  immigration arrived lust night. There  was mostly everything needed'for  household consumption unloaded from  babies to bucksaws, More are on the  way.  Ore has been struck iu the new  tunnel nt thc Cup nt 280 feet. The  character of the strike is about the  same as that in the older workings. I).  G. McNeill, the superintendent, says  that 75 men could now be worked to  great advantage.  News reached Vancouver on Monday  of a disastrous lire which occurred in  Dawson em October 1-lth. Fcrt.y  buildings were destroyed and the  damage is estimated at half a million.  Tho fire was stinted by a woman  named Belle Mitchell throwing n  lighted lump iit another in the Green  Tree saloon.   There is no insurance.  It is reported that the C.P.R. company intenels as soon as the ice forms  on the Arm to commence on the work  of the construction of the. branch lino  from Arrowhead through the Lariloiiii  to the head of Kootenny lake. It, is  siiid that men have been. engaged for  the rock work which will have to be  done on the Arm, a few miles from  Arrowhead.���������Nelson Tribune.  The tickets are selling rapidly for  the. Bernhiird-Wiilther Concert Co. Lo  be held in Tapping's Hall on Friday  night. Lovers of artistic and emotional music will enjoy a great treat.  The press from the Atlantic to the  Pacific is loud in praise of Mr. "Walther  us a violinist. Madame Walther is a  delightful singer and without affectation does her work in a thoroughly  artistic manner.  Silver Outlook  The steady advance in- the price of  the white metal must be very encouraging to the owners of silver properties as well iis to lhe residents of  British Colnmbia'in general. Even if  the price remains as it is now quoted  it will mean Lbe ushering in at an  early date of a season of unparalleled  prosperity for every mining district in  the province. Thc silver properties of  the Slocan iind Nelson division alone,  when extensively and systematically  operated are sufficient to produce a  most beneficial effect upon the country at large, while the results which  wfll bn experienced in Koolenay as  soon as they arc so worked tvill bo  gratifying fn the extreme. The rise-  in silver is again attracting the "attention of the investors in this direction,  and it will not be long until thev Lake  advantage of the opportunities which  await them. Capital does not require  n great-while to look around in its  seeking for safe and legitimate investment; and if silver continues to holel its  own above the,CO mark this fact, will  soon be demonstrated in the opening  up of new prospects and tbe further  development of mines which liavn  been lying idle for some time past.���������  Trade Review.  The Lardeau-Goldsmlth  The Lardeau-Goldsmith Mines,  limited, recently shipped a lest ton of  ore to the Trail smelter, wheie it  arrived on Saturday. This is from its  Brunswick claim on Fish Creek. A  tunnel is being driven to tup the vein  J ie] ow the, open cut .where this ore is  exposed and is now in 3"_ feet and the  ore. body is expected to bo reached shortly. A lot of samples have  just been received and one of  tliein, a 30-pound piece of galena, i.s  now in the Minor's window.    "  BIRTHS  Booth���������At Revelstoke, November 12.  to Mr. and .Mrs. J. II. Booth, a  daughter.  Fito.MEY���������At Revelsloke, on November lflth. to Jlr. and Mrs. Ii. C  Fromcy, a son.  To Rent.  Two office, in   bu.-Wsr.   part  ol McKenzie  jl venue-  Apply J. M. .colt.  Card of Thanks.  Mr������. J. Littlo and Mr. I). Little wish hereby  lo Hinder iheir hearty thanks to all tho^, who  .to readily rendered their help anil 'sympathy  to them in tlieir recent bereavement.  Bern hard  Walther  Concert Company  Will Rive one of theli high ela.ii concerts  of sacred and classical music In  Tapping's Hall  FRIDAY,    NOVEMBER   I8TII  Under   t_in   an*, pi pes  of   tho  Methodist  Church Choir,  y  Doori op-en at S n*i:Io-fk.   Tirkfit*-   for .nie  at the usual prices at C. E. Reid _fc Co's  and the f'anadn Drug? A Hook Co's.  PAYETTE |RglKER,  FIRE, LIFE, ACCIDENT,  LOANING and INVESTMENT  AGENT. - - ���������  $40,000 T0I2OAN  J ON REVELSTOKE REAL .  '"   ESTATE SECURITY.:  OFFICE:   MCKENZIE AVENUE.  "The Leading Store."  No bluster, no fuss, Just business, that's all,  In purchasing your Dry Goods  Boots and Shoes, Mens' Furnishings, Hats and Caps, Carpets  and House Furnishings, from us  you are certain to get value  for your money.  We |are offering right now  very special value in bankets.  This is the season you need them, and  we seize the opportunity to offer you  inducements to buy Blankets and Comforters  at   figures   that "will interest you.  We are doing business on  a cash basis. We buy for  cash, and sell for cash. We  carry no bad debts with, which  to hamper our business, and  as ei result can sell you goods  at reasonable rates.  We carry a full stock of the Granby  First Quality Rubbers.  ���������������#**##������������������������������  JAMES QILL& CO.  TAYLOR BLOCK,  ricKENZIE AVE.  saa  Agent for the  Blieketisderfer  Typewriter  X>_E_____.Xj__l*_=a iitr  Gents' Furnishings  Boots, Shoes, Hats, Caps and  Stationery, Tobaccos, Cigars,. Toilet and  Fancy Articles, Patent Medicines, Etc.  "POST  OFFICE  STOBB,   BEVEIiSTOKB r, _3. C  THERE IS A LONG  WINTER AHEAD  AVe wish   to give euir customers thu advantage of low prices in  VEGETABLES before storing them.  In  GKOOEKIKS  we   Imve  all  the  necessary fancy   and   staple  articles, and what wo have not in stock we will only lie too pleased  to procure.  All procurable FRESH FRUITS always on hand.  1-tememher we have QUANTITY, QUALITY and LOW FIGURES.  GEO. BELL & CO.  Front Street-  First Class Grocers and Fruiterers.  ..Common Sense..  Why not procure your supply of Groceries from me at once?  You can get first class goods and save 50 per Cent, by availing  yourself of this rare opportunity. This Great Clearance Sale  will only last till the end Of this month. All outside orders  ���������will be promptly attended to.  -��������� T  M. CITRON.  W. B. Pease to Co's old stand.  jj^evelstok.  S���������St  ore  Clearing Out Sale  Boots and Slioes  ���������' Rubbers and German  . Socks  AT   A   LARGE    DISCOUNT  jrjrBLTr.DrFrontrStreet  Boots and shoe." made to order as usual  Your Attention  . v  Letter and Money Pouches  Purses  Cig-ar and Cigarette Cases  .,      And all Smokers's Requisites  Chas. J. Aman's  W. 6. BIRNEV  Painter and  Decorator  First Street East, Revelstoke Station  Graining, Taper Hanging, Hard Wo..d Flnlnli-  ins, House Painting in all   Briini-bcu,  Carriage Palatini;, Olar.lng, t.c.  F9R SALE-  1.���������Business lots on Campbell ATOniie. A  snap for c_."h.  42.���������A lot in the centre of the business part oi  Mackenzie Avenue. JS00 In cash and liable to  go up In price before long.  3.���������Bushiest lot", 50 foot front, on First St.,  between the two banks. Some of the choicest  business properly on the market.  ".���������-"our lots at the corner of Third Street  and Campbell Avenue���������a good location.  5.���������Two lots nearly oppn.-te Samson's residence on Third Street, ~1~0 each. Mice lots  -au.i-a-bars-in-for-reindcnrial-pnrpt'scsr-  m m ������ m &  m-m ������ m m  WHY>  Why do you buy a ready-made -nit.  when you can get one made to ORDER,  made to FIT, made for YOU, for practically the same money? A suit that  will keep its SHAPE, a suit latest in  DESIGN and STYLE, a suit that will  give you better wear and a neater,  appearance. It will be to vour interests to examine my TWEEDS, SEROK.,  WORSTEDS, OVERCOATINGS, and get  prices.  R.S. WILSON,  REVELSTOKE STATION  m  -.- :. JAS. McMAHON,  fiENERAL    RLACKSMITH  Ctitters, Sleights Buggies and Wa Rons  i ._* made or repaired.  "General wood work a specialty.  6.���������A large frame two-storey residence, just  erected on Second Street, two minutes walk  from C. P. K. P.ouni!hon<-e, plastered Inside,  Jcnee, verandah.   Price tl,500, on easy terms.  ..-Corner lot, next Revelstoke I'ostofllco,  Front Street.   fS-'jOcash.   A bargain.  S. Two l'.t������. opposite J. D. Sibbald's residence, on First St.   J.150 each.  9. Deslrabl" residence, close to the Cowan  Blix'k, cheap for cash. 5 rooms, brtthroom and  pan trv. ,  10��������� ?(_.-_._.KITO down will buv a house, throe  rooms and kitchen, nnd furniture, Including  the first of threo payments on thc lot. Choico  location, corner of Third and Ford street. This  is a great bargain.  11.���������A comfortable cottage close to the Court  House, standing on a CO foot lot, supplied with  1'V.vy fiTivnl-.iii'.-. at a great bargain. {000  down and th'' balance on easy terms.  J-iralght loan" i.n  real propertv round the  centre of the l.u lines" part of thc upper town.  No rod tnpe, I.jr.T.alltlc" or delay.  Apply to  -������-��������� GR0GAN& Ge.,  AGENTS.  We arc strictly in the Stove business. - We are daily expecting our third car  -of Stoves since wo opened up in Rcvetstokc, sixteen months ago. Our great  success in this particular branch of our* business is that we carry nothing but  the highest grade of Stoves and our prices arc reasonable. Wc can show you  the small No. 7 Cook Stove, just the thing for bachelors; or thc large Steel  Range with ail the latest Improvements. In Heating Stoves���������all lines of Box  Stoves from IS to 86 inches, and In Coal Heating Stoves from thc small "Globe'  Heater " to thc large handsome double heaters rich in their nicklc embellishments. If you cannot afford a furnace get a Moublc heater with hot airj  attachments, and you can have your upstairs heated to perfection. Wc are  sorry to disappoint our patrons who have been waiting for our Air Tight  Heaters,but as soon as our Ilttlngs arrive wc will be able to supply all demands.  W. M. LAWRENCE,  Hardware, Stoves, Tinware.  "BagjSggT'-B  Minim u.i. iii. miiiiiii.iii in. ������������������n.iiimmiiiiiiMt-  I Hotel Feyiusen  ' ������  Ferguson, B-C-  B as. J-Osommodatlon In th������,  ___5d_au Dlstilut.  {  Rates:   $������.(D������ Pei Dag.  I  | ���������.  I  I D. Ferguson. Proprietor-|  Undertaking and .Embalming  R. Howson & Co.,,  Mactc.nxla Ave.  Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Furniture  for  PRUDENT  PURCHASERS  In i-.-illiiiR iittt'iiLion to our large and varied stork for the npproacliipir  season, we desire to cinph.tsize tlie fart that our present showings t'nr surpass  anything we have ever had in the past. Owing to close nttontion to linsiness,  the study of the requirements of onr patrons, and the advantages we get., for  buying for c*tish, we are eniililed to pl.-iie before yon one of the largest.and  most, I'ompleto stoe-ks of MEN'S FURNISHINGS, FOOTWEAR, GROCERIES,  FLOUR AND FEED in Revelstoke.  There is n something about our gpods greatly appreciated by our numerous  customers whicli i.s proven by onr rapidly increasing trade. It is only  referred to here as a suggestion'to those who nre.-not on our list.  Onr store is crowded to the fullest extent with seasonable goods now open  for inspection. XVe have not room to specify every line, but we invite inspection, as it is a pleasure for us to show onr goods, whether we effect a sale or  not.   We feed confident if you see our stock yon will buy       l'  Advertisement to Creditors  IN THE MATTER'OF TIIE COLUMBIA AND  KOOTENAY STEAM NAVIGATION COMPANY, LIMITED, LIABILITY: ���������  NOTICE is hereby given that the creditors  of the above-named company are hereby required on or beforo tho  Seventh Day of December, I898  to send their names and addronscB and tho  particulars, of their debts or claims, and-tbe  names and addresses of their solicitors, if any,-  to D. M. Rogers, Esq., Bank of Montreal Cham-."  bcrs, Victoria, 11. C, the Liquidator of the said  company, and at thc expiration of the said  time the Liquidator will proceed to distribute  thc assets ot thc Company or any part thereof  amongst thc parties entitled thereto, having-  regard only to thc claims of which the Liquidator has then notice: and the Liquidator .  shall not be liable for the assets or, any part-  thereof as distributed to any person whose  claim he has not hail notice at thc time of  distributing the assets or a part thereof as the  case may be. - "  -  Dated  at Victoria,  B.C., this 27th.day  ol  October, A :D��������� 1808.  McPHILLIPS, WOOTON _: BARNARD,  Hank of Montreal Chambers.' Victoria,  11. C, Solicitors for the said Liquidator  FALLIS BROS-TFf onr Street?  ..GOOD BREAD..  _,_! y.  Hakes Happy Homes  There !������ nothing so dear to a man's  stomach a. good wholesome bread.  ...TRY OoRS... ,,  ...A. N. SMITH...  BRICK !  The V. E. piper Co. have now on hand  First Class Brick at right prices.  Intending'builders   would do well to  call and examine.  Brick yard just north ol tho Gun Club  grounds.  Mall orders promptly attended to.���������;'  Prices on application.  The F. E. Piper Co.,  Revelstoke, B. C.  HARDCOAL!  HARD CASH !  ANTHRACITE COAL.  Delivered   from cur..  Delivered from shed.  . $0.50 per ton.  .$10.00 per ton.  Xow  is the  time  to get in your winter supply before tho snow falls.   Order  early.     Cash n.usl. accompany the order.  f. Mccarty.  Certificate of Improvements  NOTICE  ROSEBERRY, SAI.ISI1_I~Y, ARSKNIC, IMI-RIAI., AND  COROSATIOS MINERAL CI.AIMS >.1I> TIIE  KM PI UK, KINODOM AND JIUIIL-E FRACTIONAL  XINKHAIj CLAIMS    . -     ,  Situate In the Revelstoke Mining Division of  Went Kootenav District. Where located on the  North Fork of'Carnes Creek, Big Bend.  TAKE NOTICF. THAT 1, Francis J. O'Reilly;  of Silverton, B.C.. as agent. for the Carnes  Creek Consolidated Gold Mines, Limited, Free  Miner's Certilieate No..91,872, Intend, sixty  days from the" elate hereof to apply to. the  Mining Recorder for certificates of Improvement- for the purpose of obtaining Crown  grants of the above claims. -���������       ,    '  And further tako notice that action under  ���������eetion S7, must be commenced before the  Issuance of such certificates of Improvements.  Dated this 16th day or October, 1898.  Nov. 1-_t FRANCIS J. O'REILLY.  Advertisement for Creditors  NOTICE IS IIERF.BY GIVEN that all persons  having, clahna against the .Estate 01 John  Bruce, late of Arrowhead, in-the County of  Kootenay, It. C, who died In or about the  month of-June last, arc on or before the SOth  day of NovemlKir, l&OT, to send by post, prepaid  to the solicitors of Hngh Bruce, the administrator of the saiel deceased, their Christian and  surname, addresses and descriptions, the full  particulars of their claims, a statementof their  accounts, nnd the nature of securities (if any)  held by them, after which said date the said  administrator will proceed to distribute the  assets of the salel estate, and will not oe responsible to any person or persons of whose claim  he shall not then have received notice.  Dated at Revelstoke this 2Sth day of October.  A.D.1898.  HUGH BRUCE,-  Revelstoke, B. C.  'Administrator.  WHITE,"GWILLIM <_ SCOTT,  Rovolstoke Station, B. C.  Solicitors for the .".dniinistrator.  Hotel License  NOTICE Is hereby given that SO days from  date hereof I intend to apply to the Stipendiary Magistrate, for the ltcvolstoka Riding of  West Koolenay for permlslon to sell liquors by  retail at my llotel at Revelstoke, 11. C.  "."'      PKRCY C. CROTTY,  RevelBtoke, October 28th, 1MB.  Hotel License  NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that SO days  from date hereof. I Intend to apply to the  Stipendiary Magistrate for the Revelstoke  Riiling of West Kootenay for permission to  sell liquors by retail at my Hotel in Revel  stoke, B. C.   . ���������"'���������.'  -' ,;        JAMES EDWARDS.  Dated at Revelstoke, Nov. Sth, 1898.    Nov-5-St  LandjNotice.  Take notice R0 da/s afterdate hereof I Intend  to apply to Thc Chief Commissioner of Lands  and works for permission to purchase 160 acres  of land on St. Leon Creek In the North West  Kootenay District described as follows: Commencing at the Initial Post situated on the  Eastern boundary of Lot 1139 about 27.88 chains  from the North East corner thereof, thence .0  chains North, Thence 40 chains East, Thenco  40 chains South, Thence 40 chains West to the  polntof commencement.  MICHAEL GRADY,  ,>     by his agent  A. P. CUMMINS.  Dated October 8,1898.  Power of Attorney  THIS IS TO CERTIFY that bv Power of  Attorney duly registered in the office of the  Registrar of Joint Stock Companies, the  FRENCH CREEK MINING CO., Foreign, thc  STONELEIGH MINING.CO., Foreign, and the  COLUMBIA HYDRAULIC MINING CO.,  Foreign, each with their head office Ior British  Columbia, at Revelstoke, in the County of  Kootenay, have each been appointed a new  Attorney for this Province, to wit: A.R.B.  HEARN, Esq., Banker, whose address is Revelstoke, U.C.  Dateel this 2Sth day of October, A,D., 1896.  Advertisement to Creditors,-  ��������� NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that all persons having claims against the Estate of John  Ilcthcringtnn, late of thc Town of Revelstoke.  in the Province of British Columbia, who died  in or about the month of October last, are on  or before the;        ' - ���������,      '  10th day of December, 1898.''  to send their names and addresses and full  particulars of their claims end of thc securities  (if any) which thev hold to the Solicitor for -  Frank Bcddln -Wells, the Executor of the last  will and testament of the said deceaqed, and at  the expiration of thc said term the said Executor will proceed todistrib.ite the assets of the  said estate amongst the parties cntitlod thereto, having regard only to the claims of which  tho said Executor has then notice, and the.  said executor, will not be liable for the said  assets or any, part thereof .to any person C.J  whose claim lie has not had notice at thc time  of distributing the said assets.  Dated at Revelstoke this 6th day of November  1898. J,"       ���������    .   ,      -  ,*VF,B. WELLS,  '   ,   ,'. Revelstoke, B. C.,'  "   "    " .'   Executor.  -      1  .     - ; -      ".JAMES MURPHY,  Revelstoke, B. C.,  Nov.,"���������lit'     ',   "     Solicitor for the Executor.  " Advertisement for Creditors  _NpTIC_E_I_Sll_ll_R~'"BY_jniVEN-that_alKper-  ������������������ons -having . clnims against the "Estate of  William Joseph Lade, late of Silverton In the  County of Kootenay, B.C., who died on or  about the 28th day ol February, 1897. are on or  before the SOth day of November,' 18B8, to send  by post prepaid to the Solicitors of James A.  Lade, the Administrator of the said dercascd,  their Christian and surname, addresses and  descriptions' the full particulars of their  claims, a statement of their accounts, and the  nature of thc securities (if anv) held bv them,  after which said date the said administrator  will proceed to distribute the assets of tho  said estate, and will not be responsible to any  person or persons of whose claim he shall not  then have received notice.  Dated at Revelstoke this 2Gth day of October,  A D., 1898.  JAMES A. LADE,  Silverton, B.C.,  -   '  -Administrator.  WHITE.-GWILl.lM & SCOTT,    .    .  Rcvclstoko Station, B. C,  20���������lm Solicitors for thc Administrator!.  Revelstoke Sash &:Door  -*Bi������ Factory fe^  Manufacturers of and Dealers tn  Sash. Doors, Turnings, Plinths, Corner  Blocks, Mouldings of all kinds.  Fancy Gables and Verandah work.  Brackets of every description made  tooi-dei. Storeand office Fittings.  Window Frames, with Sash fitted  a specialty.  All the latest machinery.    Drv kiln on the  premises.    Call and get prices before  going elsewhere.  ^-SAWYER & MANNING.  Light.  Transferring  and Carting  tf������-TeIephone your orders to W.M. Lawrence  and they will be promptly attended to.  Robert Fleming  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist  DEER HEADS,    '  BIRDS, ANIMALS, Etc.,  Preserved and Mounted  Third St, East of Schoolhouse


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