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 Si  ft  * / fy^jy^^c^cJ ��������� <7W*>-  <?!-'  jj'V^s-*^   '-*--,*-___,..  -    fe.       3-������> ���������.������,.������  -ISSTJE3D   TWIOE-A-WEBK- nWE3DIiTESlDA.irS    .A-ZCnD    SATTJEiDAYS-  Vol.  III.'    No.   16.  REVELSTOKE, B. C, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2^,1899.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  &Co.  We have decided  to   drop bur  Dry Goods  Line  Until We Have More'~Room at  our disposal,  *  And in order to clear it out at once  To Make Room  For a Much  Larger  '    Stock  of"'"*"""  Gents'.   __> *".        "  Furnishings  5/' ,-      '. .       .        j.    .      5   'Tl ,-  I  ; ���������';;..;,.;.-and. "*   ;���������.���������."  Boots and Shoes  ''-"-' We  Will'* Offer the   Entire .Stock '  At  Actual  Cost,  There is positively no humbug   about this offer,:    we -  ��������� must have the room for our -  Gents'     Furnishings   - and  Boots and Shoes, which are now  on   the    way:   THESE   GOODS  - MUST GO AND OUR LOW  PRICES WILL SELL THEM.  Come and Examine the stock and  The Great  BOURNE, BROS.  1 /  Now is the best time to buy when reductions have reached?their lowest.point-and  when every effort is heing made to feive a grander finish-to-the : February of 1809  than any of its predeee sprs. The special barga.ns to be offered to-morrow will  mike things lively all over the store; every one of them priced witn the sole  object ot turning them into money.        , -������ -.      -    .    <-3;    ._���������        -,-f'-t-  'REMARKABLE "'S'ALE.?^E:lBfRESSJS^O0s'v  The   Dress. Goods   chief has determined to make a clean sweep of all winter dress  stuffs and is using desperate'means'to accomplish his. .object'in: tne' way i of > price ���������'.  reducing. -   To-morrow hundreds .of yardu of beautiful stvlish and choice materials  go on sale at prices which for lown'ess has'riever before been'equalled. ���������    ", ���������  T.50  Dress Goods    '     .  At!!0c a yard.   Five pieces of drest material,  ���������plain   effects  all   exquisite goods* thal'arc  leooil   value  at  3*ic  a   vanl     The  Dis nn  btore's Sale Price   .*.    ..' -   ........ > ������\}  At iTOea5aril. Fevent>-li\e jnrds Navy lllue  Serge, all wool, regular price.73c.; 'flic  , Big btoro*bale  Price  -"���������������������������"'.    ?������������������  At 05c a yard���������Vive .pieces of Drcs-.T'Iatcrial  comprising fancy Brochcs, hilk (inisli mater-  tals.uncl .other fashionable fabrics, all this  season's sYvles,-*Yeg~iln~i~ ~fl*3~i The*"Tlijf-nr  Store's Sale l'rice .... . , . ..JjO  AtiHcayarel���������About "W'jarilsfttll wool rjreani  Crepon. ,'reitular .price LOc. v'lhc Itigoc  Store'sSale Prico-*.'..' ���������*.._- :. '..-.: 09  Lace Curtain Sale  ���������Nottingham Lace Curtain", full 3 yaids nn  ;I.ong, i;cod patterns, Sale 1'rii'e.       ..     .JJU  ,I-*lnc l.acc Curtains in pretty patterns (Jj i nn  New designs for spring   bale price JJ) j .UU  Dainty l.acc t;urtains in specially fine patterns  prettv. borders, regular value . 1. (f> ��������� r r  Sale Price vDS.OO  White Wear Sale  Ladies' Corset Covers in Wlnte Ciunbnc'V,  **- high and bquurc r.u"L *- '���������vftiMl.������*Ai,. *- ������...i  regular value, ?1.23,  Trice  atues' _,orsci wovcri. in mimic unmurie,^ v  lugh and bquurc p.tick*- exiui*Ucly trimmed  rniriilar viiltio. J 1.23.  . Tlio Bijr Store Salo 7c  Ladies* Fine Cambric Chemise-', circular neck,  Trimmed with l-inbroitl&rv. bj-C-ial *rc^  Value. .���������....' /;..!'...-. /...."      ....  .'!..()3  Ladies' Tine Cambric Drawers, umbrella style,  handsomely trimmed in em- ilCtftfliI 9c  broidery, price ranging from 03 IU*P1������^C_?  , -,*:!The Embroidery, Sale -K ��������� j.  New Hand Loom eiambric, embroidery edging  open work patterns. I'snal price Sc.. M  The Big Store's hale price    *f  Sew Hand Loom Cambric Embroideries about  Cinches wide, splendid value ut 30e. in  ,The Big Store'!, Snio-Priee.    .*.    .    ..." .���������".""I 0  ?       * ,     *!lj      -r    *V * ..  New Hand I.oom.,Cnmbrie Embroiderv,- about  ���������IU Inches vvide,jspecial value 10c, i'ho OC  Big Store'a'Sule Piioe . . .. .������.. .*.    ..   .i.\)  Ladies' Vests  If you don't know* about the great bargains in  tlicst, floods offered hero daily it will pHy to  do .so at once. ^  Ladies' Heavy Ribbed Winter Ve<-ts, extra  long, button front, long ������deeves, Ribbon,  natural color, regular price $l,2o,    The    "Tr  ��������� Jiig Store's Sale Vricc_. _.,_. 13}  LadlcV Combination-*, SoMrh Wool, button  down front, ankle length. _ long , t.lecve'*.,  regular price ������2.23. Tne Big Store's Ari7C  tSale^rtce:,. *V .*:.-, ''.,". r   * .      .". 'U> I . / U  '   i. V-"V J*   -.^    ',    S*\    f_j_ _3*._"i-J"'    --  , .Why we^Arei.Dp.ingf It   :  Our Clothing Prico Reductions are due to  chance ot Brand, as uftfcr the tir-l of March  vie sell nothing but our own Brand l"rec  alterations and delivery on two hours'  notice. ,  ' Bai^aihsm^'Kitchenware -  Kitelicn 'veare claims " paniculnr attenliori  from thc oconoinic-nl liouscLecper to-iiiorro\i  everything for housokeepiiig at very low  prices. - i  !-       --; *- ,    !  Grocery Section;. :.-* !  71  '  '- J- }    *   r      -     '-  Ku\ Joy jpleaucrl Currant**3oc per lb."    *       ;  Selected California Three Crown Uaisins 10c. j  Pure IXtracted Honey -Tars SSc  Califprniapnod Figs I2*������jr. por lb.  California^rittcd Plums 10c. per lb t  Bine Ribbon Seeded Raisins 15c. per lb. ,  Keillor's Marmalade, Jars, 25c. and 50c.  Superfine Kaplc Chocolute 10c. per lb.  McLaren's Imperial Cheese. v       ,  Cro^e ������fc Blackwcll'b Hhbortcd jams. '  "~^^~Crockerywafe"",'-.'  A   r ,  riftecn Ohaiiibei .Soltt  regular price rtiQ  cn  ?���������*>.   Tlie BigPtoie's Male J'rice...... vl>lj.0U  Get Our Prices.  To Clear out  Some Odd Lines  *" !  ,   _ In   Ladies'  Fine   Shoes,  Slippers!  and Overshoes, we are offering" them _  at prices   below cost.     A Splendid  $5 Shoe' at' $3 is only a sample.  Ladies'  Tam O' Shanters  j,  A Complete stock of latest design  in these at large reductions. A $1  Tam goes now at, 50 Cents.  ' -..^..B  'J  1,-r  aftmeiita  ' KEEPING OUT CAPITAL  A Practical illustration of the Working  of the Martin Alien Exclusion Act  ��������� The following lolti'i- spc.-iks for  itself. It vvas ri'ccive������cl tliib wook by  Mr. J. 1). Sililulil finm Mi-. .I.M."  Ashton, 11 pioinin_ut Tiicnimi lnwyer,  at one time solicitor for the Northern  Pacific, in answer 'to a proposed  ileal in one of the hest known and  most." pi-iiiiiMiif* properties in the  L.irde.iii. Mr. A&hton regrets that lie*|  ib "linalile to do .aiiythinp; at, this limo',  with the matter for tvvo reasons, one  lieing'the uncertainty of lhc vuiuu of  5.il,vpr aiiel-. the ' be'c-oi.d had-, hebt be  given in,his own vvoi-ds: "My strong1  relations. are exclusiv-ely among  Americans. Thev will not, at .this  time* enter'upon any nevv .investment'  in British Columbia on'account of all  hlions havings been''cxi'ludeil by the  present government. Whilo it is true  Unit those' of us who 'are still there  liave''our rights _'ind will doubtless'  pincni'"* ������ renevviirof-oui' licenses and  while it'may also he true that'the new  law applies only to placer1 diggings,  the fac-t nevertheless remains that the  people iu this country feel that any  investment in British Columbia is  .necessarily inseciire*or vvill become* to  in future on account-of-the apparent  elesirc'ithnt none hut-British subjects  shall be Interested, in British Columbia  piopcrl.ies. , .-,    ��������� 1        ,/  We elo not, at least jin ,.the, west,  blame yomvpe'ople .for the-desire to  retaliate, hilt the difficulty apparently  is' that letali.-ition only injures our  people in,the "west and theyare the  very,people .whojor "the last five years  liave'lieen striving and are still striving with the United States.Senate for  the purpose' of securing amendments  which will enable 'Canadians and "nil  British-subjects to' locate and work  'mining*, pifipertii's iti* our* .western  states,jand - territories/'1 The1 piesent  retaliiitovy'-policy Ms only ' injuring  those who wish -to be"the''fricnd9 of  iind to work with the British Columbia  people and to extend te> thorn tho same  rights,'in ,.this .country as''British  Columbia has theretofore extended' to  ns." . _'.-... ' ���������  .   -i .    .i    ..���������.     . o. ,"  .'' /V)  Haig  <Ss .Crage  Notaries Public,  Sole Agents for.  evtlstoke  Jownsite  MINING,  FIRE and L_FI_ INSURANCE  To Rent  ���������A good _n3etl furnished room (without board)  bathroom privilege, al ?4 a month. Central  location.   Apply at the Hekald office.  WHITE, GWILLIM & SCOTT.  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public,' &c.  Taylor Block, McKenzie _--.vc..',RcYClsto__dSta.  Monev to Loan.  \V. VI hlto, Q:C. -J. M. fceott, B.A., LL.B.  "���������     F. L. Gwlllim.    .  The Above cut Prices, of  Course, only  apply to CASH purchases.  WE ARE AGENTS FOR  AND OTHER GOOD BRANDS  C. B. Hume & Co.,  WHOLESALE    AND . IIETA1L  GENIOH AL MBKCHANTS  HARVEY   &   M-CARTER,  Barristers,   Solicitois,    Etc.  Solicitor for Imperial Jlnnk of Canada.  Company funds to loan at S per,cent. <  Offices:   Molsons Uimlc Block.  First Street.   Revelstoke Station,   B. C.  DR. E.H.S. McLEAN  Office and Residence, two doors east Cowan  Block.  third.siR-trr, centre.  Night and Hay Calls attended to.  Telephone connection.  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist  The "Great Western 'Mines, Limited.  The'annual meeting ol the fcharelioldersof  the above named company mil be li eld at tlie  office of the companv in Iteielstoko, B. C, on  the Seventh day of March, 1S99, for the purpose  of electing officers for thc ensuing, vear and  all business relating to the companv." ���������  0 A. 1; KINCAID, ."-eeretarv  Kevelstoke, B. C, rcbruarv 20th; 1S99.   ' td   I .         . i        '  *���������    ..'---..-Cook Stoye ;Fon Sale: .<i ->,  Only ln use about six months.   Apply at the  IlKR.nr. oflice. . 13-15  Dissolution of Partnership  Notice-is hereby given.that the,partnership  hitherto*-exl.iitinp oetiveen .Ihc^uiielerfaigned  has been- dissolved ..bv .mutual c6nseut._- The  teaming and vvooilsellnii* business vvill be  continued by John J'ettipicc, \ilio will collect  all monies due and sei tie all accounts against  the-latc firm.  Witnes". 1 I JOHN PETTIPIECE.  J. C. M'Callcx I F. VAN.  The Title Good   ,__.  The B. C. Permanent Ixian A.Savings'Co., ol  Vancouver, B.C.. viMi to state.that they arc  non saiislicd with tho Title of the Pmelter  Tovvn.������lie and are prepared to loan money on  thc property. 1*' " iVi*-" . /���������-���������.  r TAYETTE BUKER," ,  i-, '���������    X      *..'      '.Agent.'-'  . ���������; \     ROBERT SAMSON   ��������� ���������  r Wood Dealer and Drayman.  DrayiiiR and delivery work a������pei'ia'ty. Teams  alviavs ready on shortest notice. Contracts for  Jobbing taken. iU^Agcnt for the Standard  Oil Company.   ',-".'\ fi '"X:   '-"������������������"���������   i'   ���������  ,'^C''i**-*^:  DEER HEADS, ' ��������� * '  BIRDS, ANIMAI.S, Etc.,  Preserved and  Mounted  Third St. East of Schoolhouse  LADIES' EMPORIUM  Tn ri> Stkeet, Centre.  Opposite Cowan Block.  Latest, Daintiest and Best  Assortment of Fancy  Goods in  town.  M. K. Lawson.  PectoraKBateain   WILE CUKE.  The Best Bread'  ''/in'the'City-^  .Delivered cver.v  day on shortest notice.  1 --    Mail   and    telegraph    orders    promptlv  attended to. i  2ro^i_V__   -'A-  N.  Smith.  o/O .J*  ������S*������.  -HoteLyiGtoria^  d. V. PERKS, Prop.  Hotel Accommodation Best in the city  1 for the money.  Kindly favor _sJvvilhv������-i--   , "^*~ -. "7..���������.  aea.l,an.l we'll,at.������fy_ REVELSTOKE  ������ bi_.ii, mi'i    i>b   iiriikinij  Hc^t liar in I_e\elstokc  Free sample room''.  Free Bus at all trains. -      w  Hourly fttrcet car between hotel and station.  floated by hot air-and electric light and bell  in every room.    -    ,1 '      *   ;������������������*- ' ^t**  B.C  tel and i  SEE  "G.J.1MAN  -.'.   -.'?.f"F0RK{;'< ��������� ." .  Case  PIjicb,   IlBit.  Mecrncliaum  TIpcR,  Cigar and Cigarette Cases, Amber .andT  MeerKCliaum Pipes, Cigar nml Cigarette  Holders.  "'  Scientific   Books   on  Mining   '  .Leather^Ioney Pumes, Banjos, Guitars,  t   .Violins,   Mandolins,, Autoliarpa.   nnd  ������ Vapor Batha. , ...  Coughs ;;  Colfe; /  Bronchitis  Influenza,   Cold in  the   Head,   Asthma  . and all Throat and Long Affections.  j    ^  It will also be found  helpful in   Kidney  -and Urinary Diseases.  C. E. REID & CO.  A Handsome _ Display .  A very h_ncl_ onio tlispluy of Chinese  and Japanese cm ios unci fancv goods  ^ is now being tnadu at tlio Chinese  Sto'ie���������next' to pust' offire*, 'Front  Stie*et��������� by   .WAH   CHUNG.     The  " steii-k, vvliith is entirely new. I'livinj?  just arrived from the Orient via the  last Empress;-consists of a p-re.it  variety of china, bilk  and  liainbno  - articles of quaint workmanship ami  oriental beauty, which must be seen  lo be apprcciaii'd. This display is  one* that 'will prove of' pai titular  interest tei the .Indies of Kevelstolee.  and iitTords a treat which is usually  lmd only by residents of coast cities.  FUNERAL OFTHE-CAfOR FAMILY  ,^s   '..    Il    .'t    -e    ' 1 i    "���������- -v    f        .  Laid to; Rest in the' Bowinanville Ceme-  ".      .;i'  n :���������.' .* ���������- i'     . ."���������       '    - .   -      _  tery.With the  Rites.-of the Sons  of  '"England. '-*" "���������t-*e-<*V   :>-i > -*���������-.,   ���������., r���������i-' ir> ", ���������'���������'���������! .,  "i   --i -    .,  <.Bo\vj__ANvn~,r.B,~ Feb.-^ 15;���������The re*'-  niains of the late W. Cat eir,, oncofjthe  victims of the Roa;ei-'s -Pass, snowsliele  disaster, ^reached hern, ont Monday  eveiiiiiG",l.lst;.the bfidies oflMrs. Cator  .mil two t hildit-n, having- arrived, on  Weilneseliiy of last week.,UL They ,vveie  held over .until 'this afternoon, when  lhe",.. fen ir���������the ..entire family���������weie  interiecl in tlie Bowinanville'cetiietery.  the fuiiei'.il" takinpr place from the  resilience of Mrs. C'atoi-'s uncle. Mr.  W. Scott. "'The fiiiiei.il w.is u l.irge  one. the^iieiiibei's'eif Newc-.i'-tli' Lodge,  S.O.E.,. ol which 'society Mr. C.itor  was.i irieinher, together with* those of  Bovvhmnville and ntliei'.lodges of the  same sociely. from the .surrounding  district,' atlencling in"'il'"body. The  oHiciatina;   i-lcigyman  was   the   Rev.  W. Fl. Tuinbnll, RI. A., ii.istor of St.  Paul's Presbyterian _ehui'ch. ,.The  biirinl service of the* Sons-of Englnnd  wasjilso rend over Mr. C.itoi's giave.  -As"~tlie pre~iTlrssioTi~���������vveiiilird~its~vv~ay  through King street, with thiee  hearse*., the sight was a sad iine'.vv hich  eliiiteel exjiressions of sorrow from  all. Mr. C.itor cm ried an insurance of  $2.lXK).in the Sons of England aud also  hael 'several; thousand dollars .to his  credit-iii the*Ontario bank here. Some  idea of the speed with which the slide  came can be formed when we learn  that, after crushing elown on .the  "station and siirrouueliiig buildings it  ran half 11 mile out on the level before  it stopped.  RICH STRIKE OH THE NETTIE L  Which is Rapidly Developing Into  One  t'   of the Lardeau Cracker Jacks  XV. Holloway came up from the  Lardeau on Monday bringing a beautiful sample of ore fiom a new strike.  The ore is a line sleel galena, very rich  in gray cupper. The* strike was made  at the end of the 175 foot I nnnel, and  i.s one of the richest made in the.  Lardean. Just before reaching tlie  vein'they diovo through 7 feet of  beaiitifuriron eire and thiough 2} feet  of,carbonates. The hanging wall has  not yet been reached, bnt Mi*. Holloway, expects to strike it within the  jiiext'10 Jcet. On the sm fact* the  richest oi^e lies next to Ihe hanging  wall and it is expected when the  hanging wall is reached" that. Ihe oie  will be very rich. There is enough ore  in sight, now lo make the Nettie L thc  best mine in the district.      a  THE COPPERJ/IARKET  The   High   Point   Not  Yet   Reached���������  Supply Not Equal to the Demand  During the-past week there have  been tvvo mine promoters fi'inn Boston  v'ewing the Butte district wilh a view  oCjSecuring copper propel ties to float  on the eastern market. These gentlemen express themselves us delighted  with the appearance of this city fiom'  a business standpoint, but cannot  understand why the mining bushiest,  at least that portion of it which is  usually conducted on a paper basis, is  so sadly neglected.. In their opinion  the people< of * Michigan and Boston  know mine about the big Butte copper mines than do the people of Butte.  In their conversations with prominent  citizens not more than one in ten could  give any iiifntinalion whatever about  the mining companies, hob'even knowing,,what the capitalization of tbe  companies are. ) XVe all know theie is  a woeful lack of interest taker, by our  eitizensin the Bnttc mining companies-.  Immense fortunes ' could have been  made by a little judicious investment  in copper stocks, but instead our dti-  zens have in variably, sent their spaie  funds abroad in distant fields, where,  in ninny instances, it has been lost. It  must be veiy hniniliating to many of  theni now to look* over'the copper  stock quotations nnd note, the ptices  at which the Butte,companies are  selling for. The Boston and (Mon tana  that could have been bought for less  than .$100 a year or tvvo-ago is now  quoted 'around the $300 figure; the  Butte and Boston that went'begging  for.aboui .$3 about the same lime is  now hovering around $90. -The Parrot, fur" which lliere 'was no> sale at  less than one year*ago at* $10, is novv  quoted at about $43. The mifoftu-  nate Englishmen are to be pitied, also,  for they let iarge; blocks'of the Anaconda shares slip through their'-fingers  at less',than $23lvfour.or five months  ago".. Since then it has been-learned  that Messrs. 'Daly and Haggin quielly  took tliem eiver, which added' mater-  .iii.lIj-'tcVL.tlie'ir jilroady* l.irjje' lioldings.  Anaconda is now quoted 'at rovei;r$S0  per share. ".The high point,has not by  _any uieans'fheeii- reached and during  the' .whole 'of ' Lhe.'presort  year'vv e  i     . ,     - i .        , - . .       .t *  anticipate a steady .rise  in  all  topper  stocks, and-it would not at /all- sur-  prisp'ns to lind at the end'of the year  that .nearly every 'cooper stock had  doubled-its present price. ' The price  of'copper' is firm' and' there is no  possible chance for it to drop from its  piesent high position.-'-The. supply  is not ec'iial to the demand, therefore  the position of copper is ;i healthy one.  ���������Western Mining World, Butte.  Montana.  J ... *  !   '< I  Criminal Libel ;,  Yesterday at 2 p.m. before' T. L.  Haig ami; C/Liridmark, "J. P.'s, B. R.  Atkins, of the* Koulenay* Mail." an-  sweied-to-a-suiiiiiioiis-issued-on���������the  inform ition eif J.'D. Sibbald. complaining that 'ceitain pinnirrapbs in  the issue of the Mail published last  Satuiday were libellous. - The 'charge  was read by T. L. Haig, J. P., iu.  follows: . ' i  '������������������That on Saturday I he*'eighteenth  dav of February. A'.D., 181)9, B.-R.  Atkins unlawfully did publish in a  c-eitaiirnewspaper called ������������������ The Kootenay Mail," of which he is proprietor, a  defamatory article of aneVconcerning  John D. Sibbald, he the said B. R.  Atkins well knowing the same to be  false, which libel vvas contained in I lie*  said newspaper in an article therein  headed "Questions and Answers."  "Something for Air. Sibbald to  Explain." " Result or Challenges." and  also in an editorial in said newspaper  commencing vvith Ihe words: " The  Colonist says Mr. Sibbald can rest  content" etc., anil wl.ieh libel was  written iu the sense of imputing lhat  the John D. Sibbald was guilty nf  ceiiruption in the management of  public moneys, lhat he vvas an in-  capable and inelllcient administrator  and that he is a man vvith a blemished  reputation and without n character to  maintain."  J. M. Scott appeared for the complainant and J.Miitphy for llie defendant. After some discussion between  the bench and the lawyers the case  vvas adjourned for one week, the  defendant giving his own ree ogniz.inces  to appear next Tuesday at 2 o'clock.  TO LOWER TROUT LAKE  And   Run   the   New   Railway   on* the'  Exposed Beach  About   the   best   news   that' Trout'  Lake has heard for  some   time   was"  lh.'������t brought in by Capt.  Nils* Roman  on Tuesday last. . The captain had ������.et '  out for the  lower  country  when  ho  leceived a  couple of telegiams from  the;   head   engineer  of- the,party  of  surveyors who passed' tlirbughi Trout  Lake Inst fall on the preliminary line  of   the   proposed   branch   of  railway  from Airowhead to the head "of Kootenay, asking him for infeiriniition  as to'  whether he. could get his steamer, to'  the foot  of  the -lake.' "To'those';not  kuowing-.the . circumstances   there"  would appear to^be.nothing significant  in "these   telegiams," but    if is well,  known here thatTone "of the"plans~bf  the engineers*.vvas .follower   the  stir-'  face of Trout Lake feir some six feet, ���������  giving them an" opportunity'of using  the ground thus-exposed 'for'a'reiad- '  bed.    This means an enormous .saving.'  to the. railway corporation . as  it. was'  remaiked once by one in a po.-ition   to  form   a   reliable    estimate,   that  lhe "  entile load  from Thomson's Landing  Ui the head of Kootenny lake could be  built almost for the aniouiit.it would  take to make the cut around the rock*  bluff near Arrowhead,   on  the  nortli--*  east Ai ra. "    *-' ' "    '      "'  Combined with these* telegrams wiis *  the fact that one.-,of.,-our. mechanics '  received ajetter.from railway, parties **  requesting him to figure on {he tost  '  of     cenisli ucting    two"*   pile-drivers..  Th'pse/if'is reasonably**'supposed, could  only be used for-the 'purpose'of damming Liirdeau l iver .where .it leaves the  lake, thus allovying.a party_qf laborers ~  to widen  iinel  deepen  the"cliaiinel.,in ^  furtherance of the���������'qbjecf of lo_w_ering ���������'  the lake's surface.    Of course"thei only  time to'dei this,work is at the pVesent  when 'the flow' o'f water' into "Trout s-  Lake'is" nf its   minimum*. '^-"The'riSc  vv'oiild   lie'"very "slow 'aiid~'befoW'*it  could be of-any seiious "'hindrance* to '  the work the channel" \vould' be"' Join- *  EDUCATIONAL  CARD  Pencil drawing, black and colored crayons,  oil and water color on . anvas, silk, china, elc.  Two hours weekly:   f 1 per month.  English (evening class! 6 honru vecelclv, $3  per. month. French,* 2 hours weekly, ti per  month.    Latin, 2 hours-weekly, ft per month.  Special terms to families.  -.delrcs: Mn-3 Steele, McKenzie Avenue,  opposite Taylor Block.  Provincial Estimates  TIip estimates were brought dovvn  last Friday. Items of special interest  here are as follows:  . Government agent's salary at $115  per month; clerk at .$05; janitor  at $30.00; mining recorder - at  $75; roads and brielges, Revelsloke  riding, $15,000; fire department Revelstoke. $150. for six months from  June to December 1800: Revelstoke  public school building $177, besides  $1500 for an addition to the building;  wagon road to the canyon, $4,000:  repairs to government buildings in the  riding $500. Protection works Columbia River at Revelstoke, $40,000,  GOVERNMENT vs. CONTRACTOR  pleled. *  _7   **.-   i    '!  ,"���������#_���������,���������.-...'-V-1S  ������A BIG' DEAL.:;'"  <   .'    it.    t .-"  '^i>:    ��������� ".    "9 -  On , Lardeau Properties. Being. Negoti  Jlr. Monro, of.the Lardeau" district,  is in Vancouver engineering ,a-hig  deal involving,.the..sale.of extensive  properties in the Lardeau; Mr".'Monro  is enthusiastic over "I his* 'district": "He  said to the Colonist correspondent the  othei^diiy t.hat if the contemplated- C.  P. R. branch line from' Ai row-head to  Trout Lake is built. Laideau vvill  astound tlie'world/ while Trout Lake,  one ,of the prettiest, spots in--the  province.vvill becdme.:,a iiig,, mining  tow n. The Silver Cup mine is so i ich  in gold, silver ifnel lead that' life* ore  can he shipped at a":large._-profit? in  spite of the high fi eight, rates which  either-e_xcliide_a bimdie������l__qlhe_iLmhifcs_  from shipping, 'or induce owners''of  high grade pioved' piopositions! to sit  diivvu.'ind wait, for a. railway. ��������� Propositions running $30 and, $10 in .~.~aliip,  and 'practically " proven,' *.ue very  numerous.���������'Colonist." '"'il.'    ~"..*i  One or two printer's errois. which  did not however affect the main argument, crept into the comparative table  of the rates paiil by the govei nment  tin-nigh Mr. Sibbald on the canyon  wagon road last summer and the rates  which a contractor would pay and on  which Mr. Cummins' estimates uei-e  based. The corrected table is accordingly republished belovv.  . GOVBRSHEST     ; COXTBACTOR  Teams .S3 davs at *S   {286.75 at������     t 213 40  Labor 133T    "   " 2.50 3.HI SO at 1 50  20)5 50  Bookmen 136"   "3 00   408X0 at ~>.50    310 00  Foremen 172 ������������������   "  3 50   602.00 at ������00    516.00  Supt           65"   "   4 00   2SO.0O at 3 00    227.50  Tlmek'per53 "   "  2.~0   132.50 at 2 00    10C 00  FOR  POLITICAL-REASONS^  .;    i        i- ���������'    --       .. ��������� '���������'"  Mr. Cotton Declares That Mr. Sibbald's '  Dismissal   Was < Made   on' Political  Grounds Only. ' -  Speaking .on   the   question  of  the  dismissals of civil servants in the,local  legislature on  Monday Mr. Cotton, .as  reported by the Province s-aid:-  The government had been accused  of making dismissals on - political,  grounds, but. with one exception "this  vvas nt teily false. That one exception  was in the case of lhe government  agent at Revelstoke. That gentleman's  appointment had given great offence  to the whole district and his removal  vvas necessary. Other officials had  I wen dismissed; some for cause and  some because they weie not necessary.  Now that the services had been le-  moveel entiiely fiom politie's there*  vvouid be much mure* i-eason- for considering the sei vice as a-permanent  one.  Total JSntl."?."  13407.90  Trout Lake Topics  The work of transporting the Cup  oie to Billy Baty's hasconuiiene eel and  is' being pushed thiough. with all  possible expedition. -    V  Work is progressing, .favorablv on   ������  theXettieL.  t-,     -  , "  Hugh McPherson "has ^eighteen  inches e>������ore on-the St. Elmo, a claim  adjoining the Great Northernoiiiue.  Mr. Kellie has bfien stumped on.all  side__. for an investigation into the  causes for "Mr. Sibbald's dismissal.  There appears to be. no othei- coin-Be  left open to him but to accept, that is  unless he gets a made-to-order, excuse  from Fighting Joe.���������Trout ' Lake  Topic. '"' -    '      *.-���������--  ���������____���������������  ���������*���������~������������������ at^littxan^i^.^-:  saavi.KA^^^  ���������pi ������t������i-iaj U A - --iV' * if'Jis'Iu-i.-fiti flfa*������* J-.w- -��������������� -  I  Revelstoke   Herald  Published In Interests o  Ksvetgtako, Lardean, Bis Bend, Tront Lake  lllccUlewaeE, Albert Canyon, Jordan  ���������-������������������*! D."  Pass and Eagle Pass 1  JOHHBON.  Istriota.  Proprietor.  ���������  BeM_.--Wt.eklT Journal, published In the   i ot Reeelstoko and tho surrounding  _. -lot, Wednesdays and baturdaje, making  _Mce*t eomuMtloni with all trains.  Advertising Rates: Disp'ay ads, $1..10 per  sotuma lt>eh.f2.00perlncb when Inserted on title  Mace. Legal _<!������.. 12c par (nonpareil) lino tor  wot ic_ertion ; So for each additional Insertion.  Jb*������diE* Bailee*, 15c per line each issuo. Bi~"h,  .TarrtasaAnd Death notices, free.  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AU   correspondence    must   bo  written on one sido of the paper only.  t. Correspondence containing personal  ���������atur mnst be signed with t���������e pr per name  tt tht writer.  8. oonespondenee with reference to any  (king that has appeared In another paper  must first be offered'for publication to that  . aper before lt can appear in The Herald.  WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY   22,  189fl.  of "St. Petersburg to a brilliant celebration of his daughter's birthday. Sho  Had just reached her eighteenth year.  Among the guests was a young physician. Dr. Thomas Bokowitz.  Marie Kobylinski was secretly in  love with the young physician. It vvas  a delightful surprise therefore, when  Dr. Bokowitz asked her for a "waltz.  To her astonishment, however, her  partner did not move from his sent  beside her when the waltz began. Instead be appeared fidgety anel nor-  vous. Finally he blurted out tbe extraordinary question:  "Arc there more spots on your body  like tho one on your cheek?"  As may be Imagined, the young  lady blushed crimson with embarrassment and resolved to go to her father  to tell him of the Insulting eiuostlon  of the doctor. Dr. Bokowitz, however, assured her that tlio q'ueBtloii  had only a professional motive, and  thc young lady finally acknowledged  that there were several spots on her  shoulders.  Dr. Bokowitz at once counselled her  not to remain another moment in tlio  ball room, but to retire to hor room  at once.  Dr. Bokowitz for fear ot shocking  the Bnron and bis daughter, did riot  nt once reveal the serious nature ot  the disease, but said that it was his  duty to act as he did. ���������  On the following day, Dr. Bokowitz  called with three colleagnes on the  Baron and his daughter. Tho physician's suspicions were corroborated  by their diagnosis. It "was found  that Miss Kobylinski had contracted  tbo dieiease during the summer at a  bathing resort in the eaetern _ pro-  vineee.  The young' lady is now undergoing  treatment in an isolated hospital.  -K-iM  blanked tract anel read every blaBted  word of it, or I'll ram it down, your  overlastin'ly condemned throat���������rlp-  pity-sizzledy blankity-blank you!  Thar, mom, I reckon you won't hear  no  more profanity out of him!'  "An with a polite bow, old Whoop  hopped up on the box again, leavin'  the occupants of the coach gaspln'  like catflshes; yelled to the mules nn'  away we sifted. Fine old feller,  Whoop is, perfect gentleman, Is over  I seen one!"  RETURNED   KLONDIKERS  SUBDEN   DEATH  The sudden death of  Felix    Faure.  President of the French Republic, will  undoubtedly  cast  a  gloom   over   that  nation.  '   He was greatly  beloved  by  the'jjeoplo for his simple  democratic  ways  and  kind   heart,      Tbe  various  political  parties who keep Franco in  perpetual fermeni also regarded Faure  v.-ith  trust and  confidence.      He   was  essentially a    safe man.        Born    at  -Havre, of bumble birth, he spent his  young manhood- working a"t the trade  of tanner in his native town, in spite  of which humble origin he was recognized even by the exclusive aristocrats  of the Boulevard St.' Germain as a fine  typo of the French    grand    seigneur.  The occupancy' of the  palace  on  the  Champs Elysee   certainly' . does  ' nui  icem to' bring much luck or happiness  to the occupant., - It is a brilliant but  thankless office.     A French President  reigns for a time, then, like a candle,  gels snnSed out -*wben    the     nation  least expects.lt and is least prepared  for a sudden change..    Grevy, -whose  worst crime lay In having a dishonest  son-in-law, Dkniel Wilson, had to retire under a cloud with some precipitation.     CaBBlmlr���������Perier lasted about  a couple of months, throwing up the  great office in disgust, some say on  account of the Dreyfus scandal which  Eprouted liko a   fungus     during    his  short regime.  Carnot ran along pleasantly enough  for a few years,���������he was an aristocrat  of the old school and grandson of the  great Carnot of revolutionary days,���������  - but one day while driving with his  wife on the Hue de la Republique in  Lyons an Italian assassin stepped  from the crowd and burled a stiletto  In the president's heart.  Now  comes  Felix  Faure,   who   has  been steering    the   rickety    6hip _ of  slate   with   fine    judgment    through  squalls     and     storms     innumerable,  stricken down in the   prime    of    his  manhood by a stroke of apoplexy. Who  hi3 successor    will    be is a problem.  Premier  Dupuy will  hold  the    reins  until the Council sits at Versailles to  elect a new ruler.      It     is    unlikely  that  either the  Buonapartists  or Or-  ��������� leanlets  will  show tho  bad  taste  of  taking advantage of this sad event to  further -the interests ,o������ their respective dynasties.     The   French    public  would be quick to    resent    any   such  move.      The most eligible  candidate  for tho succession, and the man who  most likely will receive the majority  of Totes at Versailles, Is M. de Frey-  clnet.   He has figured inalmost every  cabinet since      Marshal    MacMahon's  lime, as head of the Foreign and War  Departments,   and  is    regarded    as a  strong, safe, conservative    statesman.  The emotional   French   place  reliance  in troublous times, on men of no emotion,  and  de  Freyclnei fills  this  requirement   to     a   dot.        Today    the  Champs Elysee will   be    black    with  people,  mournera  and  curiosity  seekers, bu; the feeling    of consternation  cnuaed    by the    news     of "le roi est  mon" wiirquickiy   give    way to the  hilarious excitement and expectancy���������  bo dear to the French heart���������of having something     new,     fresh .  novel,  another President.     Vive le roi, pre-  il'dent quandmem������.  AN   ACCIDENTAL   CHESTERFIELD  ""  X RUSSIAN ROMANCE  St Petersburg, February 13.���������At a  ball given by one of the loading members of the aristocracy it was discovered that the young lady in whoso  honor the ball was given was a sufferer from leprosy.  Th������ nam* of the young lady is Mario  Kobylinski,. Her father, the Baron  ^SUfUg^j; had    invited "tho world'  "You can' talk about the superiority  of eastern- courtesy over that of tho  'Rowdy West', as you people enjoy  callln' it," said Alkali Ike, apropos of  a gentle criticism dropped by the intellectual gentleman from New England who was touring Oklahoma;  '"but the east an' the west look at  s,ech from different standpoints.  You people's politeness run to forms  an' ceremonies, to the fashionable bow  an' the latest handshake���������the politeness of words and motions. The  courtesy of the west is- the politeness  of tbe heart, of respec and good wishes. 'One is a pure nugget, the other  a gold brick; yours is like sody water,  " pretty lookln' enough,1 but niithin'  bnt sweetened wind, after all���������ours  is like old whiskey, all thar, just what  it pretends to be, an' good all the  way down.  "The courtesy of the west never  ii quires as to the social standin'-'of  the other fellow,: ��������� it don't look at  the coat nor the connexions; it believes tbat a, man is a man an' a lady  is a lady, family or uo family; good  clothes or shabby.' All of which kinder reminds me of a little episode that  happened some time back com in! from  Frozen Man.  "I wa9 slttin' on th'e the box with  the driver, old' Whoop Slnddock, an'  we were slftin' along at Whoop's U9iial  clip, the four mules layin' right out  straight, an' th coach hlttin' few but  the high places. . Inside was a couple  of pale eastern sightseers, -a reel-nosed  drummer, * an'' a hatchet faced old  maid lady from Connecticut with  what you might call, ghastly little  ppit curls in front, of her ears an'  the intention of doin' missionary work  among us heathens out yero in the  benighted west." Directly, as vve was  slashin' along through the timber by  Woxahoochee creek we sorter sailed  over a stump about three feet high,  an' thero was a thump on the underside of the roof' of the coach, followed  bv remarks. Pretty soon tbe lady  stuck her head out of tho winder an'  called:  "'Driver!'  ���������''Mom?' says Whoop, pullin down  the mules.  " 'Do you uso profanity, driver?  asked the lady.  "'Yes, mom,'.says he, plenty polite,  ���������"anything I can do for you that-a-  way. Mom?' '  ���������" -Does'your~lriend_sweaT*��������� too"  " 'Yes, mom,' says he, handin' me  the lines an' gettin' down��������� 'lice is  right.handy in that line. What can  we do for you, mom, if it.- a fair  question?'  " 'Will you an' your friend ta-ke  these leaflets and read them?' says  she, handin' out a couple of little  papers.  " 'Sure thing, mom ?* says Whoop,  iakln' 'em. I haint no ellercutlonist.  but I'il do the best I can. This yere  one appears to be a circular advertls-  lr.'���������er���������H'm!��������� the Other Place, an'  plntln' out the easiest way to git  thar. It says: 'The pathway to���������'  H'm!���������If you'll excuse me, mom, this  vero dockymunt is jes' a triflo too���������  or���������or���������stout, as lt were, for me to  lead to a lndy. Anything to be obllg-  ln', but���������H'm!���������'  "'Oh! I did not moan for you to  read them to me,' says she 'I wish  you an' your friend to preserve those  tracts and read them at your leisure.'  "'Why, ahorely. mom!' says Whoop  lookin' ' mighty relieved. 'An', If  you'll exrii?e m _ for sayin' It, I'll own  right up that It's a boss on mo. think-  in' that you wanted me to read 'em  to you.     Call ir a joke, mom!'  "Certainly, driver!' says she. 'You  are a gentleman, despite your unconventional manner. This man here'���������  pointin' to tho reel nosed .drummer,  who was grinning like a badger���������  'uttered an oath, and when I asked  him to accept a tract ho scoffed at  me.'  "'Whv. ha, ha!' grinned thc drummer;��������� fwhen the coach gave that  fearful jolt a few minutes ago my  head was frightfully humped against  the roof, an' I said damnntion. or  Something of the kind, anel���������'  "'Aw! you diel, did you?' saiel  Whoop, glarin* at him. 'Wal. I'm  vero to say that the gent who swears  iu the presence of a lady is no gentleman, an���������' "  " 'But, my good man��������� says thc  drummer. ',,,   ,  " 'Looky yore, you blanked, euss!  broke in Whoop, brtstlln up. 'Who  in roarin' sizzlin torment are you  callln' vour good man? I want you  to understand���������by blank!���������that T  ain't nobody's good man���������blankity-  blank j-ou! Swear In the presence of  a lady, will you,���������you eternally tortured son-or-a-this-an'-that. Now,  vou poRt    tak<*    that    thar    blanklty  From The Calgary Herald  Maurice T. Willard, ot Chicago,  passed through on his way to Great  Slave Lako hiBt week to Investigate  the recent sensational gold finds by  (lie Chicago contingent who outfitted  In Calgary tho first week in February  lasl year. Tho Hudson's Bay Store  of thlB city outfitted tbe party and  they pulled out from Edmonton with  li!i Hal sleds and four bob sleighs exactly a year ago yesterday. Thero  were 31 In the party and today they  are rich beyond tho dreams of avar-  cico. Tho titlo of this combination  was tlie Yukon Valloy Prospecting  and Mining Company, and their  leader was W. J. McLean, formerly a  prominent officer of the Hudson's Bay  Company. On the Snd of April they  reached Peace River Landing . Here  tbey went Into camp' until the 16th of  May, when, having in the meantime  built threo sturgeon head flat boats  of seven tons burden, they sailed down  the Peace for 700 miles. On June 5th  they found themselves floating on the  bosom of the Great .Slavo river. Here  Maclean, the guide, met,an old Indian  acquaintance, whom he had befrionded  in.-clays gone by. This grateful  Nltcheo confided, to Maclean that he  had seen shining cliffs that rose from  the waters of, the Great Slave Lako In  reefs and. precipices, -mottled with  gold! In proof of his story he'emptied his fire bag, filled with specimens  of auriferous quartz. The    Indian  cciilieled the location'of the ore beds.  An investigating! committoe of 'the  party, headed by'Maclean, lost'no timo  in verifying the truth of the Indian's  story. " Allowing for a natural ex-  iiggeration,"*it proved to be true' in  every detail. When they returned,  August 18, their canoes, were laden  with wonderful specimens or gold,  silver.'" galena and copper bearing  oies. ".Of these assayed, the copper  ore has yielded $38.29 to the' tonjsilver  (in galena) ?265.1G to the ton; and  golel,   $1,824.52  and   ?5,S91.60. , '.    .;.  Though the' existence ot'. gold" and  other _ precious minerals' at Great  Slave. Lake has long .been known ��������� io  the -Canadian government,' tho -value  of. the deposits has'-never- been.investigated.' :Liko all other big finds, the  present discovery, or, rather, Its re-  rcvealing, was duo almost wholly to  chance. The men from Illinois, however, lost no time iu embrncing their  opportunity and-00 claims have bean  locateel,from the low reefs - ou,, the  south'.west corner.of the lake to a cape  200 miles away at Us north east angle  and all except one, at the water's edge.  A* town site and timber limit' have also  been ^applied for in the region .'of' the  Lockhart and Hoar Froat rivers. Two  avenues of access offer fair facilities  for shipping tho ore from this new  Golconda. . Ono. down stream -via the  Mackenzie river to the sea to tidal  water, tho other up stream to "Athabasca Landing,' thence 100 miles  overland to Edmonton, on tho Can.i-  "dinn Pacific railway. Early "next  spring Mr. Maclean and the Chicago  contingent will speed north with rock  drills, crushers and pulverisers for  tho securing of their yellow inheritance. Meanwhile the band of happy  exiles at Fort Resolution is exploiting  further afield and canonizing the day  that overwhelmed it with disaster in  the Swan Mountains and introduced  as a oath finder, Ex-trader Maclean  nnd his Dog-Rib genii of the Great  Siave river.  W. R. N.  ul. JLjGOXI  Hot  Springs  Upper Arrow Lake,  ammmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmtmmmmK  THE MOLSONS BANK   1  Ikcorporatud by Act of Parli\wisst, 1855. __3  HEAD OFFICE - MONTREAL =3  BRITISH COLUMBIA  Well Known for Their ;  '" He alth Giving Properties.  Both Hotels Cp^n for the Winter  ' ���������������������������������������������HMimmiiHuiiUMiiiimmigif ������i .... ,  ��������� ( _ ,  The Arrow Lakes Steamers Kootenay and Minto Call Daily.  "A Conveyance is run in,connection with the Steamer's  and the Springs.  ��������� Good Accommodation both  at   the   Springs '��������� and at  ,.'"..'        , the:Landing. . , .;,..;_   .    , ^  ; Telegraphic Communication. ���������'., :Ba ths 'Free. '���������    Kates  , .$1.25 per.day. ,   ���������",        ���������' I   '"'��������� ".   ���������   .  .   SROWN,  Proprietor.  flevelstoke.  Gity Directory  (1897-99)  for 1899  Now in Course of Preparation  It will r.-ike three mouths to compile.    Help i  .iloni.-.   In. ill lie    .     .    , ,  Bigger, Better, and Right Up-to-Date  with maps, etc.:  city council, ,-inel nil complete;  K.:vt-lstoke'<    rwoufci-..   inhabitants, 1iiip!iic*h  houses;  In f.-ict. the handiest hook ei-M" Issued  in Uevclitokc.    Price: 10 cent*.  -,  Advert'i?iii������ raleB on application.  R.  P. PETTINESS,  Revilstoixe  Rii Excellent  Sermon  TEXT:  Jaincsv.,in,20.  " Delivered before the. Orange  Lodge, No. 1058, at Revelstoke,  B. C.,.in the Methodist church  on Sunday morning. Nov. Oth,  - 1808, by Rev. S.-J. Thompson,  in a neatly printed 13-pago  pamphlet."  There aie more hard facts  and valuable information in  this' littlo booklet than you  can imagine until .you have  read it. It's worth a. dollar if  it's worth a cent.  Mailed to any address for _oc  R; P. PETTIPIECE, Revelstoke, B.C  w  tf  Is Sousa's Band  Better than Godfrey s Band  >t*  w  m  w  Ik  ^������>-*_-.___!  Pcrhapn you haven't licard Sousa'* fainoutt Band play, ami therefore can-  not aiunrrr this r/vrnlion. Iiut, thrru is no reanon on, earth why you shouldn't  hear it. ni onrr. Bin/ a One, mnnhnno and 80mc Gcvu,ne Records and  i/ou  van   lei   llie band xX\ <aniUjJI������UI IC play during dinner at     .  THE QUEEN DOES  AT WINDSOR ���������  U'hilt: wc araon Ihr xidijrctof Muisir, wemay art yell mention that the  factorif.it Find it. difficult tn krrp vx xvrypliid with Q\ITf\'T\\)C\f\\cx<i.  and no wnndrr. v:hrii jiroplr whone musical traininff hon '-'J "l Je"6"-'"'''v>e>  bfrv neiiterlrd can play on lhe Symphony lice I hot-en'it Sonatas vnlh perfect.  rxprr.Uion anti orr first ral effrct. II r sell lhe T] |~\ ri ol 11 e OpphDQfP_9l  ���������which plays tho piano foryov, rrry rapidly too. ������/l n6������'U������ ^'-U"������������������V. *  Did wr tell you that v;r arc now making RECORDS FOR ' THE . GRA PIJO-  PIIONF. Cttoosc your favitrile. nong and unnd it to i/������, or attk ua to get it for  i/ou and rnakr a rcord. nn ica.y,     If you don't like il ichen. mad*, send il bac,/;  'and DON'J   PAY FOR IT.  Song Folios Are Good This Morning  ri* nlxo are folioi for the piano, violin, and. nrgnn and. Guitar.  Fresh Banjos,        Guitars,        Mandolins,        Tin "Whistles,        Violins.  r J  Tuners Mutes, Flute and Piccolo Mouthpieces,      Musical' Boxes  and Chinese Banjos.  Write *r Call at once.   Men-toon this Paper.  The Alberta Music Co.  _������.  Centre Strcot, near tbo Station  (TEMPEST & SMITH),   CAtGARY  m  >G__! a������G> 'j^tjy -*a������  >*- . ^������������__.. ^ -"'������>,. >���������!_. ��������� ~~<-fc. "^ 'J^-2fc :_____&' '"*��������� '-______������'J-3& ' jfr'^ '__S'a?" '-���������til''ml- '������ft ���������^r-^f  PAID UP CAPITAL      - $2,000,000 3  REST FUND - $1,600,000 _3  DIRECTORS:   Wm. Moi.son MACi'iiKnnoN, Trciililoiit;  S. H. Ewisn, ".lee-Frenl donti ~S  W. m. Ramsay, Samuel Kixlkv, IIi'Siit Aiichiiiai.d, J. 1\ Ci.seanonu, -Jf  II. Maiiki.A-11 Molson. Z3t  F. WoKri'.nroN Thomas, aoncral Mnnnifor. ^S  A general banking business tranBiit-toel,     Interest allowed at, current 3  rn"tos- J. D. MOLSON. 3  Man-aqkii,  liKVyi.Bl'OKB, B.O.      IS  MUllUtiikUlUlUlUUimimULUlULUiUlULUUllUlUUiUIR  RATES.   $l.oo   PER  DAY  The  C plumbia  House.  Good accommodation. A. good bar  well supplied with choice wines,  liquors and cigars.  Free Bus Meets All Trains  Bpown.' & Pool,  Proprietors.  E^.  E U S T  Do  Voti   CUant   a   f-Ofcne   in    This    Orouoing    mining  and  ���������     "  -"{ailcuay  Centre  9 ��������� ���������"  The C. & K.- steam Navigation. Company have some of ohe  "mosb'de  lightful property in Revelstoke.    It is charmingly "situated,   handy  to  to any portion of the town.    Come and enquire about it at once.    Kasy  terms if necessary.'  HRIQ&CHmO, Sole Agents  F.JWeCJ-RTY  Wholesale and ltelail Dealer iii!   . " PRIME BEEF, PORSC l  JVUDTT0.N JMD-SJ-USJ-GH  Tish   and   Game   in    Season.    .. Markets . at . JReyclstokc,  Revelstoke Station; Nakusp, Trout Lake City, and Ferguson.  ORIENTAL HOT  Large light bed' rooms.  Table    fm-nibheei   with  the,choicest, tho market  affords.      Best   Wines  Liquors,   and      Oigars ,  Rates  $1.00 a dav.';-' Monthly race.  J. ALBERT STONE, Proprietor.  THE PIONEER LIVERY;^^  Feed and Sale Stable of tbe Lardeau and.Trout Lake,District  Saddle   'and     Puck  always for hire.  Horses  -Freip;hlinf~.   an.  specialty.  Teaming. - a  __"._,   _ *  -Daily-Stage-leaves-Thomson's -Landing-evcry-tnorning^at-^o'clock���������  for Trout Lake City.   For particulars write ,       ,.,-  .    *     i:-. CRAIG & HILLMAN, Thomson's Landing.  CHUROH DIRECTORY.   -  MKTHODIUT CHUROH ��������� Rovolstok').  Preaohlug servico] at 11 n.m. nud 7:3'.  p.m; -' liiaxs ��������� meeting at thn cIobo of the  mornlnfj. sorvlnn. r'nl.b.ith Sctioe "1 aiul BIM"-  Olaaa nt 2:30 "p.m. .W'ekly prajror meeUni"  ovorrWeeluceiieiy o\f*������-inie nt 7:110 p.m. The  publio are norilully Invltenl.   Boats frco.  . KEV. S. J. THOMPSON, Paitor.  CHUKCH OF ENULAND-St. PotorV  Rovolntoke Ilo'ire of unrvlco: Evening  prayer dnlly at S o'clock, Fridays at V.XI  Sundays and Festivals: Holy Communion at,  a.m.. morning prayor at 11. Sunday Sclinol  nndBlblo ClanH at 2:*), evening iirnycr nt 7:31",  First Sunduy In tho month Holy Communion  at morning Hervleea.                 PUKSBYTKIUAN Clll/UCH���������Reyolstoko.  Serviuo overy Sumliiy at 11 n.in. and 7:30  p.m. Hlb'o Cl.an nt 2:l_l p.m., to which  all aro wnloomo. I'ruycr iicotlnji at H p.m,  every Wednesday.   REV. T. MKN-.IE3. PBBtor.  ROMAN   OATHOLIC!   CHURCH ���������Rovolstoke.    Mhhh  flrnt ard third Sundays In  month at 10:30 a.m.   KEV. FATHER THAYEK.  SALVATION ARMrY-Mceltnfcs ovcry iiluht  ln tho'.r Im 1 on Front H'roel  Tfoe Vernon Soda  .  Wafep Works . .  M. J. O'BRIEN,   PROPRIETOR  MnDiif.iotn-e-- nf Soila Wa'er, Singer  ^Alo, Sureaiu'illu and all Soft Drinks.  A full suimly kept in ������tock at Mc- ,  Carty's  Cold PtoreiKo, whero orders  -mbplei'r.  R20-nw-tf  REVELSTOKE  IRON WORKS..  Blackfimithinfr. Jobbing  Plumbing.   Pipe Fitting  Xin-ouaitliixig'  ������hfetXron Work  Maohiuery HePaired  Mining Work a Specia!ty__-___c-  ROBT. GORDON  Revelstoko  Station-  Loyal Orange  Lodge, No. 1658.  ItCfrulni"  hip-Hiiita  nre held lu llie  Uelilfcllo-.rs Hull nn llielliirel Frlilny  x of Ciich iiiniitli at 7.IM p. in,   \*lslllii(f  brethren e'Oiilinllv invited. "  W. (*.. lJirncy, W.M.; It. 1*. I'ettl  U('i'."Sec; Dr. T. .Ie'_**, l*ln. See ; Tlios.  't'reiisiinsi'. _y .- * ..     ���������.        .        * _.  Court :i_t.   Uegbie,  I.O.F., Wo. 3461.  Moots i-i tin .Odd-  ft How4' Hall nn tho  iiidaut 4lh Fiidaysof  cuch monili. Viaiting  biutlirun lnvltod to  attend.  B. R. Oiiuipln-1,    K. D.  Chief Ranger.  .T, O. Johnson,  - Uec.-Sec. .  IfevelstoKe Hospital  ,    Maternity Room iu connection.  Vaccine   kept    on   hand.'  Drs.  McKechnie   and  Jeffs. Attendant*  ffi������I!_������!S.  1 PROMPTLY SECURED  QtcroetinK  ent-  or's Help-and "How Vou nro swindled,  1 Send  1 rough ske to:        model of yc  , invention or improvement and v.g will tell i  you fire������ our opinion "aa to whether lt is 1  probably patentable.  Wo mrtkc n specialty  of applications rcjoeted -in other haaela. <  Highest references furnisheeL  MARION & MABION  PATENT SOLICITORS ft EXPERTS , ,\  CWl A Meofi������nlc*l Tnglneerf, Ora<]iiate������ of the ?  rolylochnlc School of Enelneerlnie. Hachclora la ,  Aj>i>.Ieil  Sdencs, .Laval-  Ualvertltj-. Membeis I  Patent Law A-sod.itlon' American V.'oli r WorEi !  ABtocl.itlon. N.tot Euieland Water \V_ rl.3 Assoc.  V. Q. Sttiveyon AMeiclatlon, Alloc. Jlimlier Can. '  fcoclety of CItII Eonlnecri. '  Vp WHITE FLAG FLIES  Filipinoes Driven from Their Strong-  Hold���������American Troops Carry all  Before Them,  Hong Kong, February 14.���������A vast  body of insurgents at Paatoros, 10  miles south east of Maniia, surrendered on Wednesday, but ��������� the placo has  not yet been occupied by .United States  Iroops. Since the surrender lho Filipinoes havo been Hying white HagB  indicating truce and submission. Yesterday afternoon, however, they opened flro upon somedetacltcd companies.  Tho First California Infantry ropllctl  with a hot flro, driving the rebels out  ���������f th������ town.  SECOND INSTALMENT  Doukies are   Disinfected,    Shaken   Out  and  Fumigated.  Halifax, February 14.���������The steamer Lake Superior that brought out the  second lot of Russian Doukhobors was  fumigated yesterday, and, by Tuesday  lhe last of the Immigiants and their  clothing will have been disinfected,  and on Friday thc steamer protected  by a clean bill of health will sail for  Bt. John's with her. load of more than  2,000 Russians. By actual- count it is  found lhat the Doukhobors at quarantine number 2,002 souls.  It is now _16 days since the. arrival  here" of "the" steamer, reporting tlie  death of ono child from small-pox.  When they'get away on Friday just  three weeks will havo.i been spent in  ' this part. Dr. Montizambert, chief of  the Canadian' quarantine' and" Dr.  .Tones, assistant health oflicer, of  Halifax, havo been on the island, just  aa .much prisoners as any of-the im-'  migrants, and they have rushed the  work i of; disinfection as hard as it"  could be pushed, but tho last of the  passengers will not have undergone  the last of the process before Tuesday.  Dr. McKay .says there has been no  sickness,, in quarantine since tho station "was-'occupied by, the__Doukho-  bor������"except"tliat*" one man "contracted  pneumonia, from wliich. however, he  l������ now recovered. Difficulty*has been  experienced during the last week in  fceeping^the builcfing warm. Two  great stoves wore-erected in tho-bath  house but with the.'added heat tliere  "-".as'nono'too much warmth. Thc bath  house was formerly used as-a'coal,  fhed, but it has been battened on tha  outside and. thoroughly prepared in  the interior." - .  The 'steamer Lake Ontario .which  will bring the next contingent' out'  was reported' at .Cadiz some-time ago  with her Spanish .soldiers .from* Havana., .From that port- the - steamer-  proceeds to Batoum.  //-  PANIC IN MANILA  Inhabitants Fear a Massacre���������Americans  Take Extraordinary Precautions  Manila, February 17.���������There was  -much firing last night on the outskirts  of the'city. Skirmishes are reported  tvoin many quarters. Tension In tho  _ity is hifh. Few peoplo cared to  oleep. Tlieiy feared that tho Filip-  pineru of Manila were planning an  uprising and would massacre the Americans. Guards are iloubled. Squads  of soldiers are' searching suspected  persons. A hundred natives were  caught holding a secret conference at  midnight last night. They were  gathered In.  PRESIDENT FAURE DEAD  ON FIRE  SETTLERS'   EXCURSIONS  C. P. R. Will   Bring;  Sightseers in the  Spring to See Us  Toronto. February ,15.���������The Canadian Pacific will in- the spring run  settlers'.,excursions to the. North West;  commencing March' 7th, ". anil"- every  Tuesday thereafter during March an*  April. .      .       \      .  UGLV CHARGE  Kingston   Jail  Wardens Chaig.-d With  Crookedness by an Ex-Convict  Kingston, February lo.���������An ex-convict has complained to the minister of  justice that penitentiary oflicials steal  money from prisoners by means of  forgery.       ,,..,..-_.. .  TO BE- SWEPT   AWAY  .FRENCH  BY THE  Destructive   Conflagration   at   Brooklyn  Navy Yard  New York, February Ki.���������Fire to-  uight elestroycd the machine shops of  the Brooklyn navy yard. Plans ot  the battle ship Maine were destroyed,  together with models and patterns of  various warships. The loss ' will  amount  to  onc  million  dollars.  MAINE   ANNIVERSARY  Keel of the New Battleship Maine to be  Laid Yesterday, Anniversary of the  Famous Disaster  Philadelphia,- February 17.���������The anniversary of thct.blowing ...up of tho  United States battle ship Maine in tho  Havana harbor was markeel ��������� by the  rommencement ol work on a new war  ship which will bear the same namo.  FOUND DEAD  Stricken   Down With  Apoplexy���������Detp  Sorrow   in   France ��������� Consequences  of His Death Can Only be Guessed At  Paris, February 17.���������The president  ��������� of the French requbllc, Francis Felix  | Faure, died at 10 o'clock last night  . after a sudden illness of threo hours  duration from an apopleptlc stroke.  Up till yesterday M. Faure indulged  iu his customary habits. He ate well  anel slept regularly. His family, M.  Dupuy, the premier, anei several physicians were at his bedside. Ho became unconscious at S p.m. What  effect the president's death will have  upon tho troubled situation of Franco  is problematic. Tho tragedy came  so suddenly and so' unexpectedly in  the midst of the Dreyfus agitation  that no political leader or prophet  can predict the consequences of  Faure's sad death.  AN EVELESS EDEN  Ontario A. O. U. W. Refuse Admission  to Order of Women  Toronto.February 17.���������Tho Ancient  Order of United Workmen in Ontario  have decided to refuse tho admission  of women into the order.  SOUTH EDMONTON  Has a Fire���������Clarke's Stable Burnt Down  ThisMorning  South Edmonton, February 16.���������A  fire broke out lu Clarke's livery stable  early this morning, razing tho building to the ground. -All the livo stock  were saved.     No fatalities.  LEAGUE OF THE MAPLE  Name  Given to Conservative  League to  Perpetuate the Memory ol Sir John    '  Toronto, February 16.���������The committee having in charge the organization of a league to - perpetuate the  memory of Sir John Macdonald decided yeserday after consultation with  Sir Chas. Tupper to name the organi-  s-ation "League of the-Maple." A  Conservative convention will be- held  here in six weeks.  IMPORTANT UTTERANCE  McKinley  Says   U.   S.   Must   Civilize  *��������� Filipinos  Boston,' February 17.���������President "McKinley at the banquet 'of    the Home  Market Club here last night-saiel that  the responsibility, of    civilizing    the  .Filipinoes must be undertaken by the"  "General   Alger,   sec-  Calgariati Found Dead in tlis Shack on  . - ,    the Bow River  Edward Wood, an old residcuter of" United   States.  Calgary, who"for*the past month* has  retary of.war, was hissed while elriv  been living .near ,the iron   bridge  on !*��������������� with  the  president  early  in  the  the Bow-river about four, miles from day.  Calgary, was'found;dead-.yesterday." In  his shack. . His son-in-law had accompanied hirii. home about 9 o'clock  the previous evening and left him apparently" all right. Yesterday morning' at ,.10'io'clock Walter Cossar, in  company with a man named- Wilson,  went over" to, the',shack and found It  SALISBURY NO CHUMP  He Laughed at the   Idea*of An Anglo-  Spanish Alliance      ���������, .  ....��������� ���������       London7 February 1-1.���������The ^Vienna  closed. .They burst, in the'front door;i correspondent of 'me Standard", refer-  nnd round the old,, 'man' lying "face';ring to tho .reports that* France Is  downwards' on the floor close to the seeking a Spanish alliance1; recalls"the  door. He was dead. They left lilm , fact that iu 1891 Austria proposed that  the-re and-notified--Dr. Mackid. When Kngland and -Spain' should join the  the-window;'which���������had been barred, .I.reibund, and that the proposal was  was opened and light allowed to pens-' acqulebced in by Germany and Italy,  trste the SxlO room, it,wa& found that "But Lord Salisbury firmly declined,"  a-coal oil'lamp was under the upper rays the correspondent. "Had it not  part o'f his persons" - He was lifted on. been for the attitude of the British  to the'bed and it .was-found that he premier then, Spain might have''be-  was severely burnt all down' the front longed to the, alliance, and 'the whole  portionSof his body. - None -of 'the course of recent events would have  wood .work 'was burnt. . The doctor been different." According to the  thinks that the unfortunate "'man 'same '* correspondent," the"'Austrian  n vsjt have takon a fit, (he being sub- papers "comment "upon ~ affairs "In the"  Ject to them), and tipped over tho Philippines In a tone which is decided-  lamp. No inquest has .been-consider- [It anti-American  ed necessary,,as" the'cause''of death Is  self evident.  AFTER SKAGUAY  Ctnadian  Commission Wants^to Annex  This Lively Town  THE JOINT COMMISSION  Will   Likely Break Up'With   Nothing.  * Done' ��������� -   s  Toronto, February- 16.���������Tho Mail's  Washington Special says: Tomorrow, according to the programme,  there will be a meeting of the joint  ULTIMATUM  Britain Objects to Persia Granting Port  to France  London, February 17.���������Great Britain  lias presenti'd an ultimatum to Porsia  on the granting of a, port to Franco.  HOME  RULE  Liberal   Leader _. Makes   Important An-  imou cement in the Commons  ;London.'-.Februar'y'. !l7."���������The Right  Hon.., Sir W.. _Cam~~ boll-Bannerman,  speaking in the hou ei last niglit said  that the Liberal party had not changed  its "attitude 'regarding Home Rule for  Ireland, but could not agree to. givo  tt-unconditional priority.  NOBLE ORGAN GRINDER  London,'February IC.���������Lady Hinton,  tbe wife of the viscount organ grinder,  has stated in an interview that many  of her husband's 'acquaintances,,.who  would not lend him a "shilling before  the death of Earl PouIett,.are now offering money and open cheques.  .ViBcount Hinton -.does not anticipate any opposition to his taking possession of the property of the late  Earl Poulett, and he Will go to Hinton  St. George to take charge of the  property.  SPORTING N  British Jack Tars Don't Believe a Word  of It���������War Preparations  ���������-LondonT-^February���������15.���������The���������Toulon-j  correspondent of The Daily Mail, commenting upon the extraordinary activity at the arsenal in French naval preparations, says: "It' is believed that  Lockroy, minister of marine, expects  war soon with England. > The possibility is the main' topic in official circles in-Paris. Troops are being poured into -Tunis,' Caucasia and Algeria.  War material is being despatched to  aU'.the colonies. , French officers  openly boast;that they* will sweep the'  British fleet out of the Mediterranean."  CLOSE CALL."  Vessel Comes in to  Halifax  a Mass of  Ice.  Halifax, February 14.���������On Wednesday last the steamer Bonavista, owned  by the Dominion Coal Company, left  Louisburg for this port. Sho arrived  this afternoon,'though the voyage  should have consumed less than a day.  There were fears that she had foundered near the harbor. Thoso who saw  her come in wondered that she had  not sunk, and tho people on. board  realized as they never did before tho  danger. . of navigating .these coasts  during such an intensely cold period  as we have had, when accompanied  by. a high wind. Tho Bonavlsta's  sides were covereid with ice three feet  thick, and her decks wero a mass of  Ice,  solid  half way*7"up- to* the  cabin  Chicago, February .15.���������It is stated commission and the expectation is  Lore that tliere is a serious hitch in 'the meeting will determine whether  thG work of the Anglo-American com- the commission shall break up with-  mission. ���������_Tlie obstacle is believed to 0ut any agreement "whatever, or-  hc a 'demand 'by the Canadian com- "whether tho farce of trying to reach  rmssioners for the cession of the town some agreement shall be continued a  of Skagway,.Alaska^.. The American mtle longer., -.One indication, that  commissioners have: definitely iretusod tho commission will not be able to  Skagway is the natural gateway to the agree is the announcement that J. W.  Klondike. ���������. Unless .an amicable ad-,F0Ster and wife would leave imme-  justment can be reached within a few eliately for Florida to spend several  days there is a possibility'the negotia- .weeks ia a milder climate. The Can-  tions-for a new treaty between the ac-,ians submitted an ultimatum on tho  .United -Statcs_and____Can^a_^_ma>iJbe Alaskan^.boundary-_commission^-;a-few-  broken olf. - ��������� days ago and the Americans submit  ted an ultimatum concerning reciprocity. Just what the terms of the ultimatums were1," cannot be stated, but  the documents are destined, according  ,. . t-i" the best understanding, of the situ-  Signed to" Fight Twenty Rounds in the lloll l0 &I)]it.    tUe    commission    wide  * Spring ' apart, and -make an agreement out of  FITZ AND JEFFRIES  ��������� New York, February 14,���������Bob Fitz-  _~immons and Jim Jeffries signed articles today for a fight some time between April 4 and'May 20, before the  club offering 'the largest purse.   The  the question, at least for a. long time.  I  SALMON REGULATIONS  The Philadelphia,,Ledger' says' thai  John* Davidson, the Canadian, who .s  giving skating exhibitions tliere, last  week equalled the, American record  for high jumping on skates, clearing  the bar at 3ft 10 inches.  HaliAdli, the Turkish wrestler, defeated Jack Comstock," "the Michigan  giant, and John -Leon, of Montreal,  at the Auditorium. Detroit, Saturday  ���������night,, throwing each*, three times in  20-minutes and 24-seconds. Leon,>  who weighs 220 pounds, made the better showing, though he was not in  condition.  Calcutta has not been so busy in  welcoming Lord Curzon of Kedle-  ston,"'but what-it could find time to  pay 'due honor to Ranjitslnhji. A  reception was given ��������� in his honor at  the Calcutta town, hall early this  month. On arrival he'was received  by the Roman Catholic priest, and  led to his seat; the brass band of a  native infantry regiment struck up an  appropriate tune and a maharajah  read an, address of welcome. In this  address Prince Ranjitslnhji was  -complimented on the unique position  he occupied in the cricketing world,  and another speaker testified to tho  fact 'that both as a cricketer and a  politician Rahjitsinjhi had done a  great deal to cement and strengthen  the ties that existed btween the people of England' and the people of  India.   Fi7simmon-~_,and_-Jeffrjes_-are_atJast.  matched to fight. Articles havo been  signed and various clubs are now bidding for tbe contest. Thc highest  offer so far is one of a $15,000 purse  by ii-o wAftPhester Athletic Club of  New York. Tho winner is to take the  entire purse. .   -  A cigarette smoker sends into the  air about 4,000,000 particles of dust  at every pull,- acording to Dr. Atkln's  Investigations.  Vancouver,. February 17.���������Rev. Mr.  fight Is to bo for 20 rounds, or to a* Maxwell, M. P., has returned from Ot-  finish If that can be arranged, Mar- tilwa w[th the news that t[ie saimon  quls of Quccnsbury rules are to gov- ,.c.guiatloll3 k0 antagonistic to the in-  ern with the exception that there is t(Testa 'of the enormous industry here  to bo no hitting In the clinches or on havo |)cen  sl,spcn<]e(i  for the season  tho. breakaway.  MONTREAL WON  Magnificent Game for the Stanley Cup ���������  Sensational Play  Montreal,   February   17.���������The    first  game  in   tho  Stanley  Cup  series  has  Mr. Maxwell adds that it was not  likely they would ever have been enforced. He also states' positively  that the Federal government will veto  the recently made alien law of  British Columbia.    -  NOT TOD SLOANE  Winnipeg, February 17.T. P. Sloane,  beon played and lost by the Victoria who Is wanted by the police of Win-  Hockey club of Winnipeg. However, r.ipeg, has been arrested in St. Paul,  their,dcfeat, could: only be called a a<Cused of procuring girls for Immoral  glorious one. ' It has ' always 'been p,lrp0ses.  saiel in the east that the Montreal  Victorias were looked after by providence. Their luck, which seems to be  phenomenal, was so apparent' last  night that it Is keen  aggravation to  ACCIDENT TO HERSCHELL  The College*  ,     Calgary, N. W.T.  High clsw"icbeiol fee boyey Good business  education. Special preparation for  University and  Professional entrance.  For toi mi, ete., apply lo  REV. W. L PERR1N,  Principal,  The College, Calgary, N.W.T.  jldSwlm  Revelstoke will Quintuple its   y  Present   Population *  Kevelstoko lias lieen selected hy tht  C. P. Ji. as the terminal'point for North  Kootenay and Okanagan. It must go  ahead. The" judicious   business man  will invest in ���������    '  Revelstoke Real Estate  while it can be got������on the ground floor.  ante  15 lIM.ii.  $700 will buy two flue business lots 7 aud 8, block 10, on first street. 50  .    feet by 100 feet.    Opposite J. D. Sibbald's residence. Easy terms.  $250 eab_t,.will buy two iiice lots, 50 by 100,, nearly opposite Sampson'::  bouse,   ,Lots 3 and _, Block 11.  $330 will buy a lot 25x100, next the Front St Post Office.'  $1000 will btiyti block'TaxlOO on Campbell Avenue. > .'    . .  $1000.will buy n lot 25xlG0,ii_* the centre oi' Ehe-business part of Mac  enzie Avenue!   "       ' '"'   . ' ������������������ ���������   . ���������  $700"will buy, two lots,' 0 and 7, block 0, 50x100 opposite C. ,B. Hume &  Co''s ware hoiise on Campbell Avenue- . ',, ,  $975 will buy ii hou.t. nnd loll), block 40, on Third Street.;' Five  rooms  ~ bath room mid pantry."   ' $750 down and balance   to   pay   on-lot  .   '     in 10 years at 8 per cunt.   Thejot is 50x100. -  ���������  >        '  ���������     -    -   '   **  $000 will buy a one storey house and lot 0, Block 45, on Third St.   The  -       Lot is a corner, oCKlCO.       *   .     ' ���������   '    ' '        ' *.'  $1155 will buy   a   house    and    ,loL 1,   'block 41,     corner of     James'  and Kootenav St".    Th" hoii������*e is well finished.   .Modern  conveniences.   Lit 72x100.   Beautil'ul   situation.     Terms',$523  down,  .   ,   '   balance in monthly payments.'    ������������������'_.,,  $3,500 will   buv a" block" iYnntiri~.! on First   St. opposite ,the Imperial  Bank.   Sisse 100x150x75.'   Corner Co'nnaupbt*   Avenue   aud. First  "St.   The C P. li.'biding ruus along ono side.'   A splendid  business location..       '*',"'  $2000 will buy a business block 50x100 fronting.bu  First St.,' between  , the two banks.   -A line site'for a business'liou������".   .  Washington,     February    17.���������Lord  the Winnipeg contingent.One-minute 'Hprschell, president of tho High Joint  ice.  Bona  mui  w, uy* ������,  y.������ ������-������.-   befo���������..ll^fll^?l"p^������I"S"'..f"^fl1? Commission, was injured here yester-  wiAdows.     The only egress "from the , one to oioth ng in Winnipeg s    fa%or   ������ ��������� h J hj   0Q a Bllppery  cabin was gained by lowering th..np-   Then McDougall ^^J*^���������    uLxlll,     L Is confined to his bed  the puck was  faced  again and  went.ln ajnseauence.  down as far as Drinkwater, Montreal's  cover  point.       Some   how - or  other  I here seemed to be a'clear space be-  per sashes, for the dcor was .fixed as  if by adamant.' ���������  Many hundreds of, tons of ice, so  bore down tho'steamer that., her rail  was only a" few feet'above tho water.  Sho was awash and she rolled like a  log. . Every sea that passed over tho  decks thickened tho lee still moro and  the sailors becamo exhausted ln trying  to cut away tho ico, but thoy eoulel not  hegin to keep up tho pace with Jack  Frost,' and had tho Bonavlsla been  kept much longer at nca, the waves  dashing over, her docks as they were  constantly doing, sho would not have  escaped foundering. Tho Bonavista  ���������ropt Into port resembling mors an  iMbers than ������. nUamshlp.  OFFICIAL APPOINTMENTS  tween him arid the ��������� Winnipeg goal | Quebec, February 17.���������Le Soldi de-  post. Ho skated down tho Ico at a finitely announces that Beausolell, M.  torrlfic pace and got the puck past |������. will become postmaster of Mont-  Mrrrltt and the game was won. Win- rral. Alderman Rainville will replace  rlpcg tried to even the scoro In tho [lector Fable as Canadian commis'  f.:w r-eronds left to play, but could not sloner In Paris,  r-.akc lt.  FAMOUS JUDGE  DEAD  London.    February     17.���������Sir J. W.  HIGH JOINT COMMISSION  Ottawa, February IC.���������It is believed  Madame Eugene Perrin's  Educational (lasses  A tiigh: class vschool roit mri__s,  provlellnE. a iliornugli omimiirclnl, Knitllnh  nnd lKilito ediii-Hlinn. Special altentiun tn  Ki ench and mn.lr. l'uplls not tnklnt. tlie u������n,il  eonr������e of ntudlPH mny nlteml the i'l:i.*������en feir nny  ne-compllBhuicut purmiti dciilic. , Fur tenps,  tt_., iipply:  MADAME EUGENE ~~E~~~"I~~.  S;.   if.  Grogan & Go. are hand- f%*  ling 'iSome'--'-oJf ; the finest ipl  mining"; propositions in the JS?*  Big Bend, Lardeau and *^  Fish Greek camps of North  jfe Kootenay. Full particu-  - lars obtained and furnished about mining" claims in  the District.  A big block of Carnes Creek Consolidated afc ten cents.  These shares will be up to par yet.  /Vlon<$ to fcoan  We are a|?onts lor the Equituble Savings Loan & Building A---0-  ciation. No membership fee No necessity to take shares/ No lines  tor tion payment of monthly installments. Algo for the Great West  Life Insurance Co.'s Straight Loan Department. We can get you the  money, if you can put up the security.  4&  IMPERII B^HK  QF OANADA  Head Office, Toronto  Paid Up Capital 32,068,169  Reserve    ....   1,200,010  Directors:  H. S. Howland, President  T.R.Merntt, Vice Pres., (StCatharia*-}  William Ranisav, Kooeit Jaffray,  Hugh Ryan,   T. Sutherland SUvynv  Elias Roger*.  D. R. Wilkie, General Manager.  Branohes  North West and British Oolum'bl-  Erandon  Calgary  Edmonton  Portage' la  Prairie  Prince Albert  Vaocouvei  Winnipeg  Revelslokf  Cal������������ry. K. W. T.  -    P. O.Box S������.  Ilelfiirlm  fllbePta  Hotel  Insurance  FIRE���������We are agents for tho Imperial, Scottish   Union,   Queen, Caledonian, Atlas nnel Guai'dimi.  LIFE���������Impel inl Lifo Insurance Co.  ACCIDENT���������London Accident and Guarantee.  PLATE GLASS-Lloyd's.  in official circles here that the end of  Chltty, Lord Justice ot the Court of,the High Joint Commission Is near at  Appeals, Is dead. [hand.  Calgary  Tourist and commercial  headquarters -*��������� Quiofc ���������  Rates reasonable ��������� Al)  modem convenience"!  (i. A. PERLEY,  South Edmonton. Nelson, B. ���������  ONTARIO.  Essex INiagara Falls   ISt. Ibomu  Fergus        Port Colborne iToronto  Gait |Rat Portage      Welland  InRpt-noll    Sault St. Marie Woodatoek  Listowell  (St, Catharines (Hamilton  Montreal, Quebec,  Savings Bank Department���������Depoaita  of   SI   and    upwards    received    and ���������  interest allowed.  Debentures ��������� Provincial, Municipal  and other debentures purchased.  Drafts and Letters of Credit���������Avail- '  able at all points in Canada, Uuited  Kingdom,    United    States,    Europe,  India,  China,  Japan,  Australia, New"  Zealand, etc  Golel  Purchased  This Bank Issues Special Receipts  which will be accounted fop at any of  the Hudson's Bay Co's. Posts In th*  Yukon ank northern districts.  A. R. B. HEARN,  Manager Hovelstoke Brat eh  /^? WALL. >i  , *-      Gilts. Injrrains.   Mica-1. -Eiu-  bostcrt GiltP, anti  borders of  nil ilescrij'-ioiiB.  Tho cheapest imd best stock of  WAI-LPAPEHS In the city.  _.Lil*.ii:l  discounts  given: on  '  all cash orders.  I   deal  onlv -������n    *\V A _L l/~  1* A 1"E tf4S   owl solicit ru    *  inspection of mv stock.  W,G.Bipney  ���������MeK.EJ-ZIE'JIVE.  Canadian  Pacific  Rail wav.  and Soo Line.  WORLD'S PICTORIAL ROUTE  EAST   AND   WEST    _  FIRST CLASS AND .    .  TOURIST SLEEPERS  ���������". from ."  PACIFIC TO ATLANTIC.  Quick Time, ,   Good Service, \  FSwe"st~Ch"ang\!^^EowVst���������Bates"'  Tickets   issued    through   and  Baggage   checked to destination.  $ GROGAN & CO.  Address :   Revelstoke.  Office :   Taylor Block.  Code :   Moreng & Neill.  DAILY TRAINS. "  East. ���������      , West.  S 25k..Ive���������Revelstoke��������� Ive. 16.50k  TO AND FROM   KOOTEKAT POINTS. '  S.lok. .Ive���������Revelstoke���������arr..16.03k  For    information,   time    earda,^  maps and tickets apply to  "--TfW. BRADSHAW,  Agent, Ro velstoke.  W.   F.   Anderson*,  Travelling  P������=~*enger Agent,"Nelson.  E. J. Coyle, District Passenger  Agent, Vancouver. ,  J. H- Hull  & Company  FutcliCM   and   Wholesale   an  Retail Dealers In Ilcof. Fork, etc  KAMLOOPS and REVBLSTOHJE  ������11 orders in our line prom  Ailed i ...  We Hav   a Good Supply of  Building  Material  "* Lumber  CUT PRICES FOR SPOT CAS  Call and see us. We can fix yon  REVELSTOKE SAW MILLS  RevelstolM Station, _B: 8*, ii*aa������a>u*iV.iBtJ~i*s<rj"iiis_ri'j  ���������-rt*   H'*i{f5y~PSt������.'5.-J*,rtJ������,������"'  /^,-ll.J.      Ju.-'iL.-  For  LaGrippe...  _ l~r Hi.: ll'l .if elegant prcnarDtione  icy. r.y Iiu _-_-dti Drug "i. llook Co.  If you have   It try   .some  '        of the   preparations   kept  *   by us.     We   have everything required to cure it.  THE CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO.  LIMITED.  CHAP. H. McDOXAI.Ii. Manager.  MiKENZIE   AVE..'   REVELSTOKE   STATION.  LOCAL  AND _CENERAL   NEWS  J. W. Vail is spending a feiv days nt  tli>_* Hiilcyrm Hot .Springs.  ��������� Wait until ynu read Bourne Bros.'  ,-nl next Utile ln-foie selecting spring  gueiel.-,.   ,,       c  Sir Ch-is. Ross ive-nt west nn No. 1  yi"-ii'rel-iy, t'n reiute tn the coa.t from  Be������>|.|I!il.  _Y. t'. Wells took his sent in I hi*  rn-oviurinl lCgi&l'ifcuru mi Saturday  cveiiii.jf.  ��������� Ronnie Urns, will announce seitne-  thing uf interest to every purchaser in  Re-.vlstnke next, issue.  E.F. Davis* of Vancouver ratne up  from'the south on Monday anil went  west, nn i he delayed Nu. 1 yesterday  nicrniiii;.  John Jifi". the new editor of the  Koa.-land Miner, went ilown on llio  inornina's som.h train, en route for liis  new sphere of activity.  The ice on the Arm lias been veiy  uii.--.-ift.' for the past week and truffle  has 'upon wry dangerous though ir  has not absolutely ceased.  ���������Too busy stocktaking at Bourne'.  Bro=. tn (.pen  goods   or   talk   to   ynn  BEAUTY A DISADVANTAGE  So Says  a   Chicago   Merchant   With  Respect to Female Employees  A retail merchant of Chicago, talking to an lnti'r-Oi'i'iin I'i'pnrter recently  told in a bright, anel willy way why,  in his opinion hi'uuty is nut. only nut  desirable in women who have; to work  for a livinj;. but is a positive drawback |  in many  lase-s   to  tbt'ir sociiiing and | ���������>"      returnee!      by     the  TIIE ESTIMATES  Liberal provision has been made for  the wants of this town in the estimates fur 1S90-I0O0, now before the  provincial logislature*. A som nf forty  thoiiM'iirl dollars is set. down for the  protection nf the river bank here,  half       nt'     which      .'Uiiiumt     is     to  Dominion  ri'taiiiing employment, nnd although  il is hardly pi-nliiiblc that the- average  woman would not prefer beauty to  any thing elso, the mercliuiit make*"  out u st mug case:  " 1 elem't care how competent n  strikingly liaiiilsoine woman may be  or linw eliscrcet and epiiet and inilus-  triiuis slie: is���������all thu same shi-'s lioimel  Io demoralize tht! force. Shu makes  tlm woini'ii ji'iilous anil the nu'ii  absent miiiile'il, anel it, tolls on their  work. A real ben niy in a store will  ri'ilure tlie iveirlting ciip.-icil.y ejf its  employees about. 20 per ci'iit. If shei  happens lo bo a very unusual type���������a  blonili', ('en- iiift.-inie, with elark eyes���������  llie reduction will be thi'ii fully 2,**) per  cent. Suppose'the pay roll is $750 a  week you'd have to make an entry  Snl unlay like this: To depreciation  on' aee-ouiil, of blonde; (dark eye's)  $187.50. We; Iinel a young lady clerk  here nnc-u who hail everything in the  world to recommend iiei- except  hniriclini's*-. She was beautiful, poor  rhilil, anel what nuiili' it worse she bid  the hope-less iiiei-aelicable. kind of  beauty that one eloesn't nutgreiw, like  warls'or freckles, and i.s always llie  same no matter what. happens. I  helie-ve' that. gii-I eoulel have fallen into  a hogshead of black molasses and come  nil, still railiantly beautiful.  '���������Well. she. went I.n work, and I  never hael a   liL'ftcr  nr   more   faithful  his issue* about their ware's,   but  next I''.'"i'loyee. bul. llie deadly  demoruli'/a-  issue will guide you in your purchases  ���������Some* -100 subscriptions to the Heuai.d are now due. Some have already  li'spondoel. Some have nut. Publisli-  e*r.S" niust now pay postage. Subscribers  must now pay in advance.  ���������Now is the best time lo talk to Ij.  A. I-'uktz about that house; ynu are  gninjr to build. Hu can give ynu  firaclical anil reliable advice from a  thorough and largo experience.���������tf  T. W. Line-*, manager for tiie  Brnckiiian-Ker Millinp: On. of Edmonton and Vancouver, who is a frequent,  visitor ht-nv is the president of the  Edmonton board of trade for lSOft.  F. W.Grant, foreman on I lie" Kas.1,  Knot pjiav-Miner, has been e-oininit.U'd  for trial, l.y 'J. B. Griffith. S. "M. for  piihli>-!ii"ng a libel on R. A. Haggen of  the Golden lira on January 2Uth.  The annual meeting of (he Gie.it  "Wi'slpi-ii-Mines, Limited, will be held  on the 7ih day of March. ISO!), foi the  purposeTnf oli-c-ling' officers anil othei  business relating to the company  O. II. Allen is making great uii-  nrnveinents in his brewery nnd pulling  in new mat-hinery. lie inti'inls.to be  in n position to supply the public with  fine brands ofporler, ale anel Ingei  Mr. and Mi"--. Builiaiian lin\e* le-  lurneel from -Island City., Oregon,  where lhev have bepii spending the  winter. They intend to start out foi  their stopping place at Carnes neek  on snow.1-hoes at, once.  A lei tei-from'Atlin in the Proline p  of Meniday mention.. " Mr. Vicar*, thp  ������������������unstable and recorder at. Atlin." This  is probably V.*. TI. Viekers. who imi������l  he acting in these capacities, as his  appointment has not been gazetted.  Fred M.-ir.nimr. one of the paitnei*-  nf the- fii m nf Sawyer & Manninc of  thp sa-li nnel elnoi factorv. experienced  a pain ful,-iccicl fn t yesterelay afternoon.  His .lejc caught, in the* belt of the  machinery anil before lie could ovtii-  cate himself .his ankle was dislocated  He is deiiiif; very well.  Amonir -the newly incorpcuated  comp.iiiies in last week's {razette w.is  the British Lion Gold Miuinc; mil  ]_-velopnn������iit Cn. oi'..Ontario w|l_h h___iel_  office at Qivpn Sound, capital of $S0 000  and local office al Revelstoke. J M  5*e-ott. attoync-v. The company own  some very promising claims near  Trail.  ?>liss Sreele i= prepared to pnlaige  pholeurraph.*-" from a ropy in hei po  i.-i-ssiim of the late Rev". F. A. Feud  fnr ,'niy of hi** friends who may v i-li  to have one Her price is mndei itc  and early orders are solicited. Mi-s  .Steele will lip al her rooms on 51 u-  keiixio avenue .Saturday afternoons  ai!e": eve-muss after 4 o'clock.  tion began to spread the mi mite she  stepped behind "the counter. Every  body felt it. Tile bookkeeper was n  sm -ly Siotehnian and about as emotional as a fried oyster. In less than a  week he was raising a moustache and  making at least, fortv errors a elay on  his ledger. The- i-e>i-respnnelene-i* clerk  si art eii bis letters 'Dear Annie' instead  o'f -Denr Sir,' nud the cashier was short  every night through trying to make  change with oiio eyi* on the lndy. The  floorwalker and head salesman became  rival**,'" their niiiidshecau.-i*. she nevei  as imii'h as Incikeel al. either nf theni���������  and had it out while the stole; was full  of customers. Tliey spattered gore all  over the ribbon depart ment.nnd linally  rolleel tliiougli an open hatchway, ami  limb were laid up for a month. 1  thought the hetul purler would escape  bi'i'.-liise be was sueh a ilNagri'i-nhle  olel iiiscal, aiul besides he bad a family  is big as a kiiielergaiton, but he didn't  government. This amount should  amply provide for u thorough protec-  lion nf lbe bank and the IIukai.o con-  gratnlates the people eif Kevelstoke on  the- fni't that this .sttuiibling block to  the progress of the place is at last to  be removed.  Anolher gratifying proof Unit the  growing importance of HeveUloke is  receiving recognition Trimi the present  loeal govei iiinent is the grant of $1,500  for a further addition to the public  school building here*. The only  question which presents itself to the  IlmiAi.n's minel in connection with  this item is whether the elepartnient  of education had not better take the*  bull by the horns lirst as last, and instead of putting up additions to a  building, whicli sooner or later will  have to be abandoned, build a first-  class modern, brick school wilh proper  sanitary appliances at once. No  m.iftei- bow much money is spent over  it year by year the prese'nt building  will never be leallv aelequale tei the  reepiirements of lhis place ai.d a proper se-heiol ejrei'teil now woulel save  money in the* long run.  Four thousand dollars have beon  put ilnwn to complete the wagon rond  lo the head of I he* canyon. Il is lei he  hoped IhaL the govei ninent will start  work on this mad as soem as ever the  season renders it peissible. The prospects that a steamer will be running  up lo Big Bend this summer are excellent anel the roael is a necessary  link in the proposed scheme of transport ntion, which will so immensely  facilitate the development of lhe rich  mineral country extending north eii'  this point up the Coluinlii-i and , C-iime  lliver tu the Tele Jaime Pass. Ri'vi-1-  stokei has waiti'd a long lime for, the  golden era of prosperity, wliich tlie  opening up nf this vast* territory of  which lhis town is tin* only gateway  I'roii. I lie* main line of lhe O. P. II. will  certainly bring to hei". A gieat deal  mav be elone next season, if everything  lie pi imped himself up until he looked  like',i sh lie il ipe .nil u lion he le.ihzeil I works out right and one condition of  tl it!i"~ isn l in the limning ne gol U,.ecess for 1S09 is lbe completion of  lun,"  ^.l^^.n^^^hlur  "he   .-'-is wagon road early it, the yea,.  eli'x.itoi in mi no.u 1\ inuideieel se.iei.il  of eun he*-! pit i on*- lu "-topping be  tne i*.*1 the* floois to II 1st bis cs es on  the ehiimci P\ thit tune I thought  the thing hail gone 1 n eiinuirh. md 1  let I he git 1 go 1 id\ ispcI he l so get a  inh in the telephone pm hinge wheie  lolkt cnulilii tsee If l   '  INCORPORATION BILL  An   Act   to   Amend    the    ������������������ Revelstoke  Incorpoiation Act, 1898 "  Hei 5I.t lest-,, by mil i\ ith the- i.l.ne  mil eeui'-e nt of the LeirisI iti\ e Asspin  blv     ut     the     Bioimee     of    Buti-.li  Liiluinliia   Liiicts  is follows  1 ���������Tins    Ait   in i>    be  eiled   a-,   the  'llesilsloke 1'icoipen ition   Ae t  (lC9s)'  AinenilniiMit AlI, 16���������)"  li ��������� feeition 1 o! chiptei 19 of the  st itiiti-s eif 1S9S isheit'by .inieiided bs  .uli'nig tlieteto tlie lollo-iing sun-  *-ci turn.  "(1) Oi ivho line been foi the 12  months   ne\t   pieiedmg   the   dav   of . , -      .. ,       1  nomiii.itioii the membeis of.1 p.u tin r 'm-pee-tunr anel p.i*-,pg t he work when 1  "-hip hun which toi suclrtiv~~~l\e months  li is been the as>i -sed ow nei ol i uid 01  ie il pie>pptt\ 111 iheeitv of ti..* \.iluc  nf niu thoiisanel doll.ns 01 ei mil  abo'p any legi-teieil 11101111111.11111"-,  .111d1vl10se1nel1~.11l11.il mteiest in "-.nel  p 11 UU'i*-liip Lind is oi nol less \alue  lh 111 one thnusind eloll u=, .mil aie  otheim 1-"' ciu.il.hed lo \ote at such  elee tion *  Fifteen thousand dollars, is puLilnwn  for   tho .constrnelioii    eif    loaels     anil  brielges in I lie  rieliiig.-lieing  the  same  imoiint as each of the other ridings of  Wo������t Koolenay is to  get.     This   is  a  sum, with which a good  deal   may  be  accomplished, if it is wisely  and  juili-  cieuisly expended.    On the oilier  bai.il  it may be made   to  disappear   among j  the mountains of this rugged  eoimtiy I  without anybody  being able   exactly  to sav what hasheeoine of it  or  what I  good has been effi'cleel   with   it.    It   is!  of such vast importance that-it almiild |  be rightly   applied   tbat   I lie   llKllAl.Oj  hope's   that,  the promise.-,    wliich   the}  present government has   made,   of   a j  -tringent. supervision  of  the  expenditure of lIii?- appropriation, not only in .  this di-liii-t. but throughout the whole I  nf Kootenny and the piovince-. will  hi* j  rigidly carried out.   The task of divid-1  mg the. p-n-l iiular loe-alitie-;   in   which]  miprove-meiits .>re meist needed and of!  R!oiier~slrcT'_!erbe-JenT?fTrered���������ITr-fraTiTpd"?-  eifTiei.ils and lhe gov-r-i-iuiii'iii agent-s  telievi-d eif these duties, for which!  they may in some instance's have been 1  hitherto competent nnd in other not. i  b.it for the proper performance* of 1  which, their other official b .--ine-s-- left j  neither opportunity m.r leisure.    Se< it |  The Mascot  1 -See Hon Ine of <aul chapter 30  is ! h-'ls happened   in   the past,   few   y.-.-irsj  The Metropolitan Opera Co. pined 11 ,il piopei ty 111 the 1 iry, ot the 1 line  hero last night and put on the 5I.i-iot i of one 'hon- nu! doll 11- 01. 1 md allow  by 1 <*-iji:p-t instead of the Chimes of', am tegi-teieel iriLimibi 1111 e- and  Noim.inily a.s advi-'riispel. Thu opeii'ulio-e ind. vielu il hieie-t 111 -aid  was well "-ung und w.i.- greal ly cnjuj 1 el j p,n tnoi-bip 1 iml 1- ot not Uss %,i1up  by a full house. A -n-ikinc fe.itme of ' th m hie. hu".!t..l elollus ami in-  tb*- evening was the singing of tin* (,thi*i v. 1-' ipiihtieel to veite' at sau!  National     Aiilli'-ii).      led      by   thuiv   eleetmii. *  heiel.v    iiiie.tded   bj    adding   ihei etc:  the follow mg -ub -ee tion:  "(t).    Oi ulioline* heen   for  the  12  11101,th-,   ne\i   pieieling   the   d iy ot  iininin ition    I be   1111 inbeio   ot   .1   pill-,  nei-hip In 111 which ten sue.li 12 month- j ervision    of    expeeiehture   iin.l.jrlak.'ii  has bt'i 11 the .i**-.'s-ecl owne 1  of land nr   by   one   1 oinpeteiit.   nml    1 espoiisible  sitiee; lhe development of Knot>-nay|  first began, a great eipiil of money has !  Iippn wast pel throughout, tlie distnct'  for lack chiefly of any sy=iematic  sup- j  t raire'd voices of lhc company, which  Ii.-M the aiieli"!ice almost spell bound  to tli..-end. The Hkiiald hopes ihit  tlie company will p.ty llevpl-toke  another vi-,it and make 11 longer  n iy.  THE GOVERNMENT WINS  'I hi* tonne il fm -udeilv shall consist  of ,1 111.1} 01 anil -nt  ilde 1 me 11.  1 ���������hee tiop S of "nd ihipti'i 11) is  heie by le-p. ileel mil the* following  se'Ltio'n subslilutPii th"ipIoi ���������  ' S   The ppisnn- epi ililntl to vote foi  in ivor     .nul   aldi 1 men   at   such   fiist  eie e ticni-h ill bo ill sui ll persons is.hp  mile Bn lish subjei tsof the  fell ace of  ST. JOHN. X. Bi,   Feb.   "*1.��������� TIip   pio-   21 \c .11-and -% hos.  ri imes .ire   on   tin  vint-ial  election--  wore  held   Snt mil iy   l.^t pirn inei ij iss.-sn ent mil  uiduho  thp "eivprwhi'limiig  and   lT'Sulted   in  viile.ry for  tii"   guverinent.  suits   so. far  foi low-:    For th'  The ii-  be-ai-d from aie a-  eitv:  liolii-il-on  *3!J7i)  McK������'nv.-ii  51 833  B-viied.l-   'U,IR  Biiidv..'.'. -  :-<183  Stockton   -117)  Aiwa 11I -'  3'M  Shaw ....-.'. ,.;   3 010  Bock hail  3, HI  The.fii-.-t-fr-.il.- gov. ri-.me-nt eh etui.  Tii.' piiivine-e as far as b"aid from has  uei!i������: largely governme'iit. St. .lonn  county. !)e*-in:ind Me-I>eoil,gcivi'inment  c-l--i-:-d l.y about .VK) majoi iiy.  Litc'r.--The last returns give the  geiv.'i iiinent 10 memlims, opposition  fc.'ii*. iii'lepend'-'iit- two. The oppnsi-  ii":i membei-s elected are Hazen and  Glazi������*r for S.-inbnry and Humphrey  and Melanson in Westmoreland.  up issi s-t.(l for piopeitv* within the  city limits, ot w bo ue ie sielenls of md  e.n'iy oil busine���������s within the eitv  limifs and nre tbe hnleli 1 s ot ,1 tr idi 1 s  license lot w nie li tlif antui il fei is not  less thrill bee tlollais 01 who ,11 e  lienispholdc is ind h ne icsieled wiilnu  the lrmiis of the city for at leist six  monl lis pi 101 to the date of nomination '  h Si lions 13 ind 11 of snd ehaplpi  J39 ue lienbv anipiideel by striktn^f  , out tin fignies "IMJS' when lhey  nee 111 llii'iim. and bv subsl ituting  then lot the liguies "1SOT "  7 In tins Ait and 111 ������? tjrl ch.iptir  30 ' householder" shall extend to nnel  ine-liifle every person who holds and  occupies a lnessungi*. dwelling or tenement, en- any part or portion of ,1  messuage, el welling or tenement wilbin  the municipality.yielding" and paying  therefor a rental or rent value of not  less than sixty dollars per annum.  head.    Meiiihi'is of th. T)ii'i-,i'  have   in  the past h.ul nltOgel bet-too   iniich   say  in tin* mat I .-I-anel lhe money ha.������ oft.-n  hei'ii   expended   lo   make   ibem   si'!i<i  with n-rlain e-eilninuuitie's 01   withlu-ld ,  to   gratify their   juivate   ant ip-itiii'-s. \  The llHltAr.o holds that om c  a   ineui-j  i|er has laiel the wants   of   his   dis;tii t j  befoie; tlie legist.mire and   obtained -as!  iniieh a.s the house feels able   lo  allow 1  for that, pnrtii-ul.ti- purpose, his  ilutiVn!  in connection  with   tlie  apfiropiialinii 1  shei'ilil pntirely   cense'.     The  expenditure of thi-* grant shoulel be left puliie-l  lyfo  some  eoinpelent   and   iinpai li.il j  official, wlio-houlil   In* lespmisil.li* fori  lhe work done lo I he>  depnitmenl   .u.il|  no one els'-.|i   If   be fails    in    hi*,   eluly j  mint her one-   can    be   appointed.    Tile j  right kinel of   man can be   got,   anel  it.  would be money   to   the   government'  and immense aelvaiitag" lo the*   people  to get bim.  " The Leading Store "  " No lllubtur, Xo Flips, Just liusincnn, That's All."  Men's Furnishings  Department  Wc nre now opuiiliiK nnil pliicliiK into stock for spring mul summer triieU', In nil the NEWEST styles.  A Splendid Assortment  of Men's I-'Ino >*i'ckwt'iir, Whltu Slilrls, Colureel Uamlirlo Sliirti,  Mi>ffll),'ce MiIi-in, JJli:.  Hats and Caps  Boots and Shoes  The Hest In  the mnrket, made Iiy The Jolni'Me-riiorHOii Co., of  Hamilton, for ivlinin we are sole agents in Kcvclstokc.  Clothing*,  Handkerchiefs, Etc.  Our Hosiery  Xew Goods hnve arrived very early. This is nn advantage both  to you'anil to'UH. Wc hnve them on view before the demand  commences, thus giving you plenty of time to look throngiremr  Hues.  Our Cookscy ._ Co., Loudon, England, HATS arc World Deater.s.  JAMES QILL &' CO,  TAYLOR BL'JCK,  -.- - -i u   ���������  -���������1 ������������������  ncKENZIE "AVE.  Watchmaker and Jeweller  McKenzie. Avenue,; Revelstoke,'B.C.. ,   . ���������    1 ���������   C. P. R. Watch Inspector. ".        Best Repair Work in tha City...,       A  Fine  Stock "of Watches, \ Clocks, Wedding Rings;, .Engagement Rings,  . Jewellry, Silverware Etc.  - 1 __���������___...__���������,^-_������������������������...._mCT������r~^__..,- in���������  1   .TT|r.a������_^-.rJJ_,  u u m,j.m������.AUiJiAJ !_��������� 1'  BBAL ESTATE  .JOINING'-  "���������  AND  ���������1-NSUP.A-NGE^  AGENT  McKenzie Avenue  DEATHS  .Shaw���������On   T11.-d.1v.    Feb.    2M,   the  infant son of O. R. Shaw,   of croup.  Our Bread   Trade  ��������� Is ronstnntlv lnrre������asjnj������.   T_hore Is  . ���������h t-ittitl ronton   fi.r  tlii^,  nnel   If yon  ���������xivt' nnr i.r.inl n trinl, vf.ti, too, will  ���������be1 c-ome' a ji.*rinBii',nt riiRtoincr.  ���������Free Daily la-livery.  ncCAOUE BROS.,  VKOyT STREET.  Gentlemen  I wish to e-all your al l.erition to  the fact that 1 am olle! ing just  now special values in suitings,  *it being sort of l.etwpc-n lbe* two  sen-mi*-. I e-an make you a -nit  that will fit you. A suit, tha'  will pb-.i-e you. And ;i .soil al  m- stly any price vou wish. The  ijii.ility of the cloth will be just  what I tell you it is when you  c-iinic in to px.imine it. It's  wen lh *-e>meth"ing tn see what  you .ne buying. And also In  know that yonr tri'iii"y i- earned  in yonr own town at '��������� union"  wages, anel not in r_ lofi n sweat  she p-<. Give me a trial. I'll do  th>- rest.  E.S.Wilson  Merchant Tailor  DON'T..  Hack and Cough  Your Life Away  ". "       I. " 'ir  ri.    . Louisville  Restaurant .   ���������  opposite Coursier's.  %   -pba-ctce :m::e*.a.x.b ?���������  s:si!ry^fyi^^>^<������:^^������:&^������:^^&ri*:iii*.  Meal9  sei veel  at nil bonis, dny  or night.  Anton)  FeBochcl, Proprlotor.  A BITl'BK DAMP  A MTTI..I'. t.OI.O  A I.ITTI.R COUGH  A BIGGICH (.'fHJGII  A SOItKlt THROAT  IN THI-: OHKHT  ON TUB LUNGS  PNKL'.MONIA  Fl-'.VFMrl  fXlNSL'MPTTON  HOLIDAY GOODS  Thousands   of Articles Suitable for this.  season of the year.  a $ f  m % it  &$8 MENS^ FURNISHINGS  I I? 1  4^  I s ������  it  0. SB?   p>  <$. ^ fe  #s ^ ^'  A Great Assortment at the Post Office  Store.    Miners' Clothing Particular*/.  BOOTS AND SHOES  To Fit Every Foot and Suit any Taste  at mostly any price you wish to pay.  MENS' GLOVES  The Biggest Assortment in town at all  prices. Good serviceable working mens'  gloves at Bo cents a pair.   Try a pair.  F. B. WELLS  Post Office Store.  Tmc  WAY  THEY  AM,  UKO IN  CHECK  IT   NOW.  Dr. Mackenzie's English  Cough Balsam  Rushing the Season  Wc have just received samples'0/ the " Perfect " and " Dominion "���������  Bicycles which tre 71010 have on exhibition. .Intending pur-���������  chasers should see these '99 models before looking' for any other  ivheels. These wheels have all the up-to-date improvements and  self al popular prices.     . ���������  HARDWARE AND  TINSMITHING. _��������� r ��������� -  McCarty Block- W.   M.   LAWRENCE,  ARD COAL !  . .  HARD CASH!  ANTHRACITE COAL.  Delivered   from car...  Delivered- lrom shed..   :'. $8.00 ner (on.   '   $S.ii0 por ton.''"   '  Now ,is the" time to g'el in your winter supply before the snow falls.,. Older,  ** early.     Cash must accompany the order.        , ���������  f. Mccarty.  Undertaking and Embalming  . R.  Howson & Co.,  0 * Mackenzie Ave.  Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Furniture  Hotel License ';  ���������NOTICE IH.IIWIENY-GIVEN tliat thirty  davs from elute hereof 1 inleiiil to apply to the  Stipeii-iarv Mnieistrate for the .Kevelstoke.'  Jililing or West Konlenav for pcrmfesiun to  sell iliium-s hv lotail at mv liotelin Kevelstoko,  1 J. C.  ,.     ItOIiKIlT CAYLEY.  Iiateel ct lievcl-toke, Jan. 1 Ith, ISO!!. ���������  FAYETTEBUKER   ,  Fire, Life, Accident,  Loaning and  Investment'Agent  ��������� ���������       $40,000 to Loan      .^  On Revelstoke Real Estate  Property  HoteYFe?gUs0fl.i  " Ferguson, B-C- I  Best Jiecominodatlon ih.the \  Mrdcau District.     ������ I  Rates:   $2.8)������ Pes Dag.  ���������j D. Ferguson* Proprietor';  iRPViEiliiiiiiiiaiiEi-ii-iil-iiiiitgsstiioeiinitiNiiciiiatflgi  The Acrne-^"- ���������   . .  Soda Water Works  Manufacturing all kinels of  Acrateel Water.", Soela and  Mineral WaterH in Syphons  anil Uottlcs.  Application for Timber.'  Notiee is hereby fiven that tliirtv ehiys from  ilale', 1 intend applvfiiR tn t!io Chief Cnnimls-  nloner of Lanels ami Winks Ior u licence lo cut  ���������mil enrry an ay  timber  fr.-ni   tlii*   followiiiK  elesi'i'iliiiil liinels siluateel on  Lureleiui e'aeck In  Trout  Lako  elistrl.'l. West   Kooienav:     Com-  inuiiciin; at a lio.-1 on the bank of south fork of  I.arilC'iin I'rcek at the eait eml of llie lonn of  Keriiiisoii, injur   llio four mile post on wa������oii ,  roiiel, thence riinnliiK north Al) chains, tlicneo"  east 80 chains, llicurc south 20 chains, thenco -  cast SO e-hains, thene-e south 10 chains, moro,,  or less to rtoutli fork creek, tlience west following creek  In initial post; contain); HID acres  more or Ies*. -,        - - .  .,        -" '  Also coniinenciiiL' at this same post, running  south UU chains, thence cast III i-nalns. tlience  north   00   chums   more  or less   to south fork  creek, tlience west along creek to initial post,  conlainintj; IMI) acres nnil e or less.  , Also commencing at a post on the I.arelcnu  wagon  roael on  west bank of I.iireleaii creek  about thrce-eiuartcrs of,a  mile'south of Ihe ���������  toiMi   of   '."crtjiison.   thence  riiiininc; west  _!0  chains, lhence north HO chains, lheni'e,cast 20  chains more; or le:ss to l.arelcau ercck, thenco  south folio will); creek tu initial post uoutain-  inj; ia) acres more or less; iu all 1000 acres. -  Signed,  D.Win'KJCUOUSON.  Ker|.'iisoii, II.C-, .liuitniry ill, 1809.    . * * 7-15-8t  Notice of Assignment ���������'���������'������������������  rursuiiil to tlie Creditors Trusts Deeds Act"  ; and anieiidlng Acts.  Notico Is herebv given tliat Isahella.lohiistoii  or Arrowhead, li. C, heretofore carrying on  business as a merchant at ~Arroivheae'l under  ,thc iliune of ISA nYKKS, has by. deed-elated  the 14th day of January, iSOO.'asslgned all- her  personal e.seate, credits anel effeces which may  lie sel/.ed and sold under execution, and all  her real estate to Robert L. Johnston of Arrow-  -head.-B.O.rAgeiitrln-tiusl-rfor-the-bcnofit-of-  lier creditors.._.  Tlio said deed was executed hy the said  Isabella Johnston on the 1-lth Januarv, 1899,  anil hy the said Robert L. Johnston on tlio 16th  January, lS'J'.l. ' i   -.  All persons having claims against tho said  Isabella Johnston are required on or before  the 18th day of February, 1899, lo send to tho  trustee full particulars of the same' dulv  verified together with the particulars of tho  security (if any) held hy tlicm.  NOTICIC IS llKlilCHY FUUTIIEIl GIVEN  that after the said ]8tli dny of February. 1899,  the trustee- will procceef to distribute .the -  assets among those creditors whose claims  have been loelgcel with hhn, and lhat he will  not be responsible after said dato for the  assets so distributed, or any part thereof, io  any person or persons, firm or corporation of  whoso debt or elaini he shall not then have  received notice.  A meeting of the creditors of- the said  Isabella Johnston ������ill be held lit the ofllee or  Harvey ._ McCarter. Molsons Bank Hlock,  llevelstoke, ll.c, on Wednesday, February 1st.  IS'.Ml, at 2 o'e'loek In the afternoon.  I)utin! at Kovelstolec, I). C, thc 18th day of  January, A.I)., 1899.  CIKO. P. MrCARTER.  Solicitor for the abovo named Trustee.  FACTOIUK3 AT_  *9)  Vernon and Revelstoke  M. J. O'BRIEN. Proprietor.  GEO. F. CURTIS  ������������������THE DRUGGIST,"  Su'cccifsor to tho MrD. A. W. Co,,  EtVEl^TOKE 8TATION,"     ��������� B. C.  " THE FASHION "  LIVERY   STABLE.  Douglas Street, Revelstoke.  First Clns������ Rigs and Good Driving and Saddle  Hor������<;s. Nothing but thc hest Kept in tho  Barn.  All kinds of Light Draying Work attended to  promptly.  TELEPHONE IN CONNECTION.  ���������Orders for Rigs by Telephone will receive  prompt attention*. '  FLEMING & FLEMING, Proprietors.  Dry or green, cedar or fir, any length, de-.  livercd on shortest notice.   Cash must accom  pany the order.  CEDAR $3.50 par Cord,.-  FIR $4 per Cord*,.  Orders  left at the   Heuai.d   oflico   will   bo  promptly attended to.  '  Teaming, of    every*    description   dono at  moderate cash prices.  J. PETTIPIECE-  Revelstoke Sash & Door  m Factory &*+  %'rsik  Manufacturers of nnd Dealers In  Sash. Doors,'Tiirriii)Ks,l->linths',*Corner  Blocks,   Mouldings   of  all   kinels,   ���������  Fancy Gables and -Verandah woik, ���������  Brackets of every description made  toeirder.    Store and office Fittings;  r  Window Frames, with Sash fitted,  a specialty.  All tbe latest machinery.    Dry kiln on the  premises.    Call and get prices before  going elsei. here.  ^SAWYER & MANNING.  US*.  Jl  :i  ..  J4.  %.  V  .!,<  -a  . ii  t-*  .���������--'������������������ ,'.:'V"   J��������� ������������������������������������-

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