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 ^f#%--*  , i ',--''���������*;������*,���������  V>' -���������.-->;?���������  ,���������_-.* <���������_������������������' t���������'"' ���������  V ':  3  <i  ^  v-v-v-iS* "--.-I  Vol. III.    No.  25.  -ISSTTIEID   TWICB-A-WEBK - WED1TESDATS   .AJSri-    SJ^TTJK.ID^irS-  REVELSTOKE, B. C,  WEDNESDAY,  MARCH 29,1899.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  -fMMW������MVVV<V4W������MMV'<(M J  w  R'i?  :   i  POR TH  VJiEK  50 pieces best  English  Print���������at cost.  Great Bargains in Laces  and Ribbons until gone.  We have secured J. & T.  Bell's Boots and Shoes  and can safely say they;  are the finest goods ever  shown in Revelstolce.  Japanese . Matting ��������� a  fine assortment of patterns ��������� at prices lower  than ever before.  In rugs and squares and  carpets we think we  have the finest range  ever shown in the city.  ~Window^~1snades"~-ancr  curtain poles���������the latest  thing out.  Don't forget we always  lead in Teas and Coffees  ���������Our Ram Lais is still  the favorite. -=j=  In Coffees our Excelsior  blend of Java and Mocha  is delicious.  i  We have been fortunate  enough to secure anoth-  ercar of Ascroft potatoes  ���������The price is a little  higher than some others  but the potatoes are  better.  BOURNE BROS.  Cn Tuesday, the 28th of March we opened up  our new importation of Dry Goods, Etc., the  finest display we have ever shown in this city.  New  Dress Goods  New Muslins  New Organdies  New Hosiery  New Prints  New Gloves  New Silks  New Ginghams  New Gapes  New Laces  New Ribbons  New Carpets   -  Ladies'  Sailor Hats  Misses'   !  Sailbr Hats  Children's  Straw Hats  FIRST   MEETING  OF  COUNCIL  The   City  All are cordially invited to take a look through our large stock���������surpassing all our efforts  of the. past.       Come and see the new things whether you buy or not.      The big and the '  small purchaser, is -equally welcome .at our store: receives.equal attention and will leave  ��������� *��������� , i t   '  equally   well pleased.  1 *&*iJ&*,*&*i&  TAMES' EMPORIUM  Th nn PTi-i-KT. Ci:ntkk.  Opposite Cowtui Block.  -"Latest���������Daintiest��������� and-Best*  Assortment of Fancy  Goods  in town.  M. K. Lawson.  Haig-  Sc  Crage  Notaries Public,  Sole Agents lor  Revelstoke  ^"^ Townsite  MINING,  FIRE and LIFE INSURANCE  -���������v^-.   _*���������--.  J>-  ome Great Snaps  H.*tving-hrnie;ht-the-Ba.iikrupL-St.ock~of-  the FALLIS BROS. ESTATE at a  reduced price. I cm now olt'er bargains  that cannot bu equalled in tlie'Olty.  Twenty Bars Royal Crown Soap..  Three lbs. of English Bfst. Tea...  White Star Baking Powder 12 oz.  Rolled Oats, 80 lbs. for   French Peas, 5 Tins for ' '.  Pure   Gold    Flavoring    Extracts,  5 07.....:  ... :   Peach.  Fears.  Apricots,   5   2\  Ib.  Cans for only   $1 00  1 00  IS  2 00  1*00  1 00  GREAT SLAUGHTER  IN GENTS' FURNISHINGS  C.B. Hume & Co.,!  $    _VHOT_.ESAr.rc    ANO    RETAIL    fc  GENERAL MKK01IANTS  i*W**J*J**j&J*.*JM*JWHW****9*'.*!H*'. *  WHITE, GWILLIM & SCOTT  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public, &c.  Tavlor Block, McKenzie Ave, RevelstOKO Sta.  Monev to Loan.  W. ~_'liltc. Q. C. J. M. Scott. B.A..LL.B.  V. L. Gwillim.  HARVEY   &   M-CARTER,  Barristers.   Solicitors,    Etc.  Solicitor lor Imperial Hunk ol Canada.  Company funds to lonn nt 8 i>or cent.  unices:   Mol-ons Hunk Block.  First Street,   Revelstoke Station,   B. C.  DR. E. H. S. McLEAN  Office flnd Residence, two doors cast Cowan  Block.  THIl'.n S1RKFT, CENTRE.  Nlitlit and liny full."' attended to.  Telephone cniiiic'c'tloii. jt  ROBERT SAMSON  Wood Dealer and Drayman.  Praying nnd delivery work-iipc-Ia'ty. Teams  always reailv on sliof test notice. Contracts for  jobbing taken.-  Come and See my $5.00 Suits  FREE DELIVERY  STRICTLY CASH  THOMSON^ LANDING  A Stovepipe on Fire���������The Waggon  Road is Lively With Teams Hauling  Ore to the Lake  Thompson's Landing.   Marcli 23.���������  We.had quite anjexcitoment in  our.  E. S: JACKSON.  %  ���������&  STOP THAT  e������asH_  WHICH HAS TROUBLED  YOU ALL WINTER.  D.D. Emulsion of Cod Liver Oil  Wish Ilypophosphitcs  Will Cure Your Cough.  11.00, AXI) 50 CENT BOTTLES..  ..FIELD & BEWS..  Telephone 3a.  '���������.v. Bews, IIonager.  little town on Monday evening when  the cry of fire'was heard, and''the  bucket brigade, started im mediately to  investigate; they found the stovepipe  in Mrs. Jl. Green's residence on fire  and burning fiercely. The fire was  put out without any damage boing  done.  On the 19lh inst. Ciaig & Ilillnmn  brought in tlie last load nf the 103 ton**  sliipnieiU'iif Silver (.'up ore, thereby  completing Hint contract.  The-inne firm have also undertaken  lhe contract of hauling' the Beatrice  ore from the end of the. rawhide trail  at Goat river, IJ miles above Feiguson.  (.0 the Landing. The first load camo  in on the 21st. This shipment consists  of 120 tons which is already sacked. A  force of men have gone up to the mine  to sack as much more as can possibly  be rnwhided out before the snow commences to go. Mr. Beers, the owner  of the Beatrice, came in on (he lilth to  push matters to the fullest extent, the  consequence is' that every cayuse  around the Landing is now hauling a  rawhide. -'iBilly Johnston went out on  the 22nd to assist Mr. Beaton who has  the rawhiding of the ore.  The Nettie L is now shipping ore  with Billy Glen, Barney and an outfit  on the rawhide trail and thoy are all  rushing things., Andy Denny is  hauling the ore from end of trail at  Ferguson to the Landing. He has  already brought in several tons of ore.  Mr. Gamble. CIS., came ih on the  22nd to look over and report on roads  and trails up Fish Creek and it is to  be hoped the piece of trail between the  crossings and on the soulli side of Fish  creek (that was commenced nnd almost completed last summer, will be  finished before any more money is  spent on that so-called waggon road  that never yet bad a waggon over it.  Harry Needham has just finished  building a '������1 foot rrnvbuat on the  Whitehall model. All who have seen  it pronounce her a beauty.  The Arm is still frozen and safe for  teams,-  Fathers   Meet  and   Discuss  Various Subjects  Tlie lirst meeting of the eit.y council  was held in the courti 00111 on Saturday  at noon. The. room makes an admirable and dignified place of meeting,  tbe council taking their seats on each  side of the table, while Fred Fraser,  returning olllccr, occupied the rily  clerk's place at the head. The mayor  occupied an exalted position on the  judge's seal.-above, to which he was  escorted by Prov. Const. McRae. Very  few of lhe public were in attendance.  The press were accommodated with  seats al..thi! foot oLthe tabic.  Mayor McOarty-opened the proceedings in a short speech. Tie said be had  much pleasure in opening the first,  council meeting in the new cily of  llevelstoke. He heartily congratulated the electors' on the council  which they had chosen with himself to  lay the foundation of the coming city  and he hoped the aldermen would  work together and do tin-ir utmost for  the best interests of. the town. He  then appointed Aid. McKechnie,  secretary of llie council until the  election of a cily clerk.  The uieinbers then presented their  certificates of declaration of oflice,  whicli were read by Fred Fraser. J.P.,  who also read the oilicial declaration  of the poll.  Moved by Aid. Crage, seconded by  Aid. Grahame, that the mayor be  inslructeil to procure, a seal I'or lhe  city of Revelstokcat ouri*.���������Carried.  Moved by Aid. MiTCecbnie, seconded  by Aid. Grahame, that tbe mayor be  instructed to advertise in the local  papers of the 2.**>lb and 29l,h of Marcli  foi applications foi",the olllces of clerk,  collector, assessor and treasurer, the  four combined, aba salary of .$1,000 a  year. The applicants to lie willing .to  furnish bonds satisfactory to tbo  council to the amount of .$15,000. Also  fur the position of solicuor. .'The applications to be considered at the next  nifi'ting'of the council.���������Carried.  Moved by Aid. Brown, seconded by  Aid. Grahame. that a committee.'consisting of Aids. -McKechnie, 'Well!-*,  Crage and Kilpatrick be* appointed to  draft regulations governing the procedure of the council and the several  committees and to submit them at tbe  ncx t 111 eeti 11 g.���������Cirri ed.  Moved by Aid. Kilpatrick, seconded  by Aid. Grahame. that the regular  meeting- of the council be held on'  Friday at 7:30 p.m. in' every week al  the court house or elsewhere.���������Carried.  Moved by Aid. Kilpatrick, seconded  by Aid. Grahame, that this late returning oflicer be asked to hand in all  accounts connected with the municipal  .election .-iLtli(_.iiext.inC-tiiig.=_Cai'rie(l..  ��������� Moved by Aid. Wells, seconded by  Aid. Brown, that the late returning  ollieer be asked to hand -over to Aid.  McKechnie all propei ty belonging lo  the city, which he may have in his  possession.���������Carried.  Tha council then adjourned until  Friday at 7:30 p.m.  McPhee's Big Co.  McPhee's-big company wliich opens  a 3 night's engagement at Tapping's  Opera House next week is the largest  dramatic company that has ever visited Iti'velstuke. Tbe company numbers 20 people, travelling in tlieir own  private ear, with a fine military band  and orchestra headed by Millie La  Tena llii; only lady Drum Major in the  world. The company give a complete  change of bill each evening, opening  Wednesday evening in "Fanclion ihe  Cricket," Thursday evening ''The  Midnight Cave," Friday evening  "Uncle Tom's Cabin." .Between the  acts new and novel specialties are introduced thus doing away with all  long waits and inakine. tlie show continuous.    Seats are now on sale.  DIAMOND JJORE DRILL  A Powerful Pioneer in  Opening up the  Mineral Resources of a Country  Crnnbiook lleiald :���������The first diamond core drill is about to be introduced into Lhis countiy by Mr. A. E.  Walts, or Palmers Bar, who owns a  laige nuinber ol properties in the immediate vicinity. Tt is a fact not  generally known that the valley from  Cranbriuik to Palmers Bar is thickly  studded wilh copper, gold and galena  properties as well as in many oilier  parts of the Kootenays, some of which  give high assays even on the surface,  but scarcely any development work  has been clone up lo the present, and  judging from surface indicationsi  which are pronounced by mining men  of extensive experience from Colorado,  Montana and Idaho to lie even superior to any in these states and these  districts in the near future become  busy uiining centres. But to obtain  rapidly a certain knowledge of thu  value of reefs or ledges nothing is to  be compared '.villi the diamond tore  drill, which will prove more in thirty  days than an outfit of men tunnelling  or sinking shafts could move in ten  years. It is a well known fact that  towns or hamlets surrounded with valuable mine.ral properties in tbe states  all ml ed to, for many year languished  and some were nearly deseited. because the pioneers and owners could  not alford to develope their claims.  But immediately afler the introduction of the diamond core drill which  made many sensational discoveries,  some of 'those hamlets became busy,  thriving cities and some of tbe lodes  discovered have paid millions in  dividends.  For the information of our readers  who do not know - what a diamond  drill is or what it can do, we may say  that it can pierce the mountains and  take the secret of what they contain  from their very hearts, and the more  solid the rock formation,' tbe inor?.  rapidly will it do its work. The drill  is so constructed that it can be taken  lo pieces and packed on the backs of  horses and carried and worked in  almost inaccessible places, where  water can be obtained as it can in  most places in'British Columbia. Tt  may be worked with dynamo and  motor, steam or horse power,' and  where neither of these powers are  available it can be worked by hand.  In a solid formation it can bore from 30  to 100 feet in nine hours according to  th'e power and speed applied. It not  only drills a bole but brings out intact a core which is evidence of  tbe nature of the rock or mineral  it encounters on its way. This result is attained by tbe -'bit" which is  fixed at the end of lbe pipe, being set  *wilimiauic7ncls. aiiel-as Fife ^liit" is"  rotated and fed by the machine  the - diamonds chip ''and . grind  away the rock in an annular bole,  leaving untouched -in the centre'a  cylindrical core.-Tiie "bit" passes down  over the score followed by the core,  followed by the0cori~ shell, cure barrel  and core lifter, which moves down  over tlie core and when the rods are  raised it grips tlie core, and as the  tods rise breaks it oil*. The drippings  made by the diamonds are forced  upwaiilsby pumping water through  the pipes, which also keeps .the diamonds cool. It may lie remarked that  diamonds of le*-s than one carat each  in weight are of no use for the work,  and a machine going at. full speed  keeps one man busy all thc time  re-i-cl ting the diamonds. The length  or depth these drills fan penelrale the  hardest rocks is almost unlimited.  Thus it can be understood what a potential power it must prove in thc  developinent of a mineral countiy or  in seai-i'liing for nil. coal-or* gas  deposits. We trust the enterprise will  meet Willi the success it deserves, unci  sue cei-s lo I be owners means pre-spent y  to lbe louiilrv. For particulars applv  to J. D. Sibbald, Revelstoke, B.C.  THE    PLACER    STRIKE  ON   SWIFT    CURRENT   CREEK,'  NEAR TETE JAUNE CACHE  THE FACTS' ARE  SIFTED OUT  The Pay Dirt Runs Fifty Cents  to  the  Pan��������� Report   of   a   Stampede   from"  Edmonton      Unlikely���������Canoe     River  Good for Boats   for "40   Miles Above  . the-Big Jam.  * The placer strikes recently made on  the Canoe liver and   its tributaries,-  near .Tete Jaune Cat-he, are 'attracting*'  considerable attention.'   - The creek on  which  Lhe-finds' were first   made   is  called the Swift Current,   on   which  a"  inan called Jackson, who was one of a-  prospecting party, which had made its'  way into the bead of Canoe river,   by  way  of   Edmonton* and   tbe   Yellow.  Head Pass, picked upa piece of quartz',  showing gold.      In a letter to his wife  published  in-tbe  Edmonton   Bulletin.  Jackson stales that he sunk a shaft to t  bedrock anil lias pay dirt, running 50 .  cents to the paifan'd 'that a  man  can  make ������10 a day/Another of the" party. 1  J.   B.   McLaughlin."'    writing   to  the  Anaconda Standard on January  ISth, .  states   that   the   sui face   showing  is  from 11 few colors tp 50 cents a pan and  the pay dirt grows better wilh* depth.',  There are reports raging apparently  round   the   Golden  'Era   office   of    ,%_  .stampede   from   Edmonton,    bnt the  E1I111 niton Bulletin says nothing about '  any-excitement there, while the  yarn,  about     large' - park;/ trains    leaving _  Edmonton     published     in 'the    Free-  Press! is absm'd.-ns the middle of April ���������  is tbe  earliesttbat pack   train's  ever.  start, from Edmonton forthe west, as  there is no feed till then. .-.,_      ;"'  livans. who eatiie.down to Golden lo-  record the claims, informed the.-Era  that -honting was good for 40 miles ...  above tho Big, Bend -Jam ..of Canoe "���������  River and he had taken boats over ib 1  bv cutting'away some of the over- ���������  laying timber.      ���������<������������������--  Chicago Men Looking to  Kootenay  11. F. Btirmaslcr, who is interested  in t.he German'Mining & Milling Co.,  whose properties are situated on German mountain, on the east side of  Kootenay lake, returned yesterelay  from a six months' visit to Chicago.  Mr. But-master reports that a number  of Chicago companies were organized  Inst summer to operate iu the Klon-  dvke. but in nearly every case they  were unsuccessful, and it is not unlikely that during the coming summer  a number of Chirasro men will taken  look through^ Kootenay for investments in mining properties. Development work will be staited on the  German group as soon as lhe snow  goes oil ihe ' mountain.���������Nelson  .Tribune.-  Of Interest to Miners  The minister of mines gives notice:  -That an individual free miner's  certilieate taken out or renewed before  March 1. IS!)!), is valid for one or more  yeatsfrom date of issue; thac any  such certificate taken out after May 1.  KJ00, and before May 31. 1800, will' be  valid only until such Alay 31; that the  fee for such fractional part of the year  will be prorata proportionate to the  fee for the entile year. A' further  free miner's cei tificat.e may be taken  out dating from May 31, 1S90, at midnight, iin.I valid for one or more years  from lhat date. .A table will be 'used  .showing the proportionate r.iie to be  chaigi'd for free miner's certificates,  which are issued covering only a portion of a yeaf.'  .'I  FjEU)  A Change of Station Agents and Other  Railroad Notes "of Interest from  the  *  ' Foot'of the Big Hill-    .  *  A   new  Baldwin   engine,   No.   783.  .  arrived at Field hist Alonday from the  .  east.   This- is -the   first   of   six   new-  engines of   the   same-size,   120   tons, ���������<  which are to be used on the Big Hill  east of Field.       -'.        ~\.  Air. E J. Duchesnay. superintendent, -  F. E. Hobbs, M. AL," T. Downie,  chief  despatcher, and A. B. Forrest,   paid  it  v_siL_tb���������Field-iliis~week~on���������C.~P.R7~"  business. . "     _.  We are very sorry to hear that our  genial agent',, Jlr. AI. Al. Stephens,  is  about to leave us iitid"inteiids to go ..  east, accompanied by  his sister,  Aliss  Mabel Stephens.    Difring their stay in   .  Field they have tried to   ni-ikc  things  pleasant for the railroad boys, and thu  wish of the residents of Field   is  that _  success may allen'd them in  their way  tlifnugh life arid hope they may come'  backjo us at nnearly date. . '  The C.P.R. hoarding house, wliich is- -  being'b'.iilt under the  foremanship of  D. Wright, is now nearing completion,  only the plastering and inside work  rem ,i is to be elone.  A si-boiilboiisu is badly needed  here,  but there is some talk of building one.  Air. S. S. Foley  will'bo agent here  after the 1st of April.  Slocan Ore Shipment  "  The total shipments of ore from  Silverton _> five* mines this year  aggregate close to 1,000 Ions. The  Payne bas shipped nearly 2,500 tons of  ore this year, while the Last, Chance  is close up with 2.400. These two are  Slocati's largest shippers this season.  The total shipments from the Slocan  district so far this year amount to  -*,200tons. The roads are breaking up  and shipments will fall oil from now  on-  Roasting Begun at Trail  Work has commenced at the"Trail  smelter in roasting ore preparatory to  blowing in. but it may lie .1 few weeks  before work will'actively continence  owing to the fact that, some of the  mines that are relied upon as active  shippers are now shipping nothing. A  smelter always wants*, if possible, to  have a month's supply ahead and ab  present that supply is, not iit hand.  However, some of the mines willagaii:  ba shippeis'scon, and so soon as -they  do, the smelter will resume operations  and continue steadily at work.  ���������an  0  nn  ;_���������" IA*iV*������.*W^J'K������Vi__i-1'.y!J.Vli?>i"*'  i  I  Revelstoke   Herald  * means of carrying out the law in  regard to capital punishment, but It  dees not weaken the     principle     mifi  P������tn_M_. ts lattrsit- e  It* . etrtrta, Lord* an, Big Bend, Tttrat Lake  DiwaWwi.V Albert CaoTOn, Jordua  Pad ������_u Itagl* P*bb DlstrloU.  A  JO-tNOON ....Proprtator.  A -*__-~~r������klT J������ara_l. vnkUihed ln the  InmM at Rar������)sto_s and th* mrroimainn  ifurfcft, ~~~*4_ra*>l������ri'Md 3fttord������ji, making  :VaM������t eaa_������-_*_a with all train*.  A_T*7~__!_������ iMrtca: Di-play ads, fl ~S per  fdftiBaiae-, VS-DO tcrlneh when Iniertcdo- title  om������.\I__s������1 adt. ISo prr (nODpar.ll) line for  ftrat tauaiku; le (er e������oh additionalliiMrtlon.  R*-4_B������ nation, lie ������er line each Uano. Bljh,  __tn_-ia������w>- rt������������th notioea, tree,  ft_,b*e_������tto_ Ratea! By mail or carrier. V! SO  garaaMn; fl.ts to. ri_ month*, atrtotly in  a_-TaJM*.  B-Ocrtmeai 1* am* ot the beat equipped  prta__������ aMoea la Weal Kooteaa., nod ii pre-  part* to e_eente ������U kind* of printing ln nmt  etaas ttyle al kcmeat prioe* One price to all.  S������ jab loelargt��������� acms too email���������forna. Mull  er*������w jrjwpily attended to. Give ni a trial  ca ������������nt aaxt order.  To ������orre-pemrtenta: . We. tn\ correspond-  aaea on any ������nh)_at of lnu-rcet 'o tho general  pnNta, and damr. a rellabV regular eorren-  poodert tn every local i' surrounding  Ravelsteke. Id all caaea the bona _ds namo  ot tha wrll.r most accompany manuscript, but  net ������ae������iaar|iy for piihllcjkilo-.  Ad-reaa all *ommunieatlona  REVELSTOKE HERALD  - Revelstoke, B.C  H8I16- TO 68RBE3P0_DENTS.  1. All eoveapoadenee mart bo legibly  written m������h side ot r,he paper only.  ������. Oonrenpondenoe eeotalnlnR personal  n,A'fT������nti*t be signed vrlth 0.3 pr por name  ef the vriter.  I. ^���������������������������.������������������adeaoe trttk ruferenoe to any  Ifcia* that aaa appeared In another paper  ���������ut lrat be offbraa lot. publication to that  papa batata It oaa appeal ia Tub Hirald.  *���������_______������������������������������������������������������������������������������_:Ml������������������.���������"Cm. - .���������A J I I.J    '���������  .VSDNE8DAY.      MARCH   29,      1899  BBITAIM'*- DRIHK BILL  Tir. Dawson Bams gives in the'Lon-  dom- Tl������a_ his, annual statement of  the country's "drink bill." The increase ia the expenditure on intoxi-  sants ha* not been sreat during ihe  The  cc-t..'of   drink    in    Great  down In the days of Moses of "blood  for  blood."      It  is  a   common  saying j  that to take life by leeal process Is no |  deterrent.      Wo bold  lhat  It. I*.     Thc  rope ie a tiucer thine even .to the most  unimaginative      criminal,  and     .while  many of the lower types     would     be  willing  to forfeit their liberty  for the  sake of slaying; a. personal enemy, few  ore found prepared lo jeopardise their  lives.      Capital iiunlshment appeals  to  lbe  Inherent cowardice  of the criminally   inclined.  Placlnc      lhe  death      uf  lhe  victim  cu.d the painless death of tlie murdor-  ci on thc scaffold, side by aide, tho last  baa far nnd away the best of It.  The  Idea that a mnn who wantonly  takes  the life of another should be wiped off  the face of the earth Is nn eminently  sensible onc.   Were sentimental     persons to hs.vo     the coiilrolliiiR"     of tbe  life   and   property   feature   the   social  ar.d   commercial   world      would      find  Itself   in      a   pretty      mess.      Capital  punishment   is  n  grim  subject  to  discourse  upon,  but      It  is  a  recognized  safeguard  and   as  long ns  civilization  Is as great a success as It is at present  there  will  always be people  to  hang.  fcr one sharo only,  hosts  of others  t i\ 1 want two, three ,tour or five.   At tho  laid | otlicr  end   of  the  polo,  some  ot  the  *     ��������� - ������������������>������ _- m nnn  ;  year.    . _,.    .  Britain  last  yaar-.was     ������154,180,93*,  -yiuoh is eo.uiv_.lanl ta ������3:1G:10V4 for  every man, woman, and child In    the  .'���������United .Kimgdom'. vThere 1* consider  -able difference in-the cost of the in  toiicanu consumed in the three kingdom-.      The  English   expenditure   b  -C*:2:2Vi per head:   "  the  .Scotch    is  SZ'.V.l^i.,   a.ud   tho   Irish   ������8:14:10%  .per'hoad.   It thus, appears that Enc-  land,   contrary .to, opinions  often  expressed, la the -least .abstemious of tbe  three. .   This is further showa in the  calculation   that   the   Irishman     consumes  1.5.   gallons-of    alcohol,    the  'Scotchman  l.Sfl.ijuid  tha Englishman  ������.14.   These   figures   ere. Interesting  and  instructive,   bnt- they    represent  osly  a mere-'.fraction    of    the    real  *   "drink  bill"   of .the?British    nation.  Tb������t is to be .seem'in thousands    of  wrecked lives, .in tho sordid tragedies  ot fhe police cvnrta,. and the squalid  *'*������*������_--' art t*������*S"u������M.  ORNAMENTAL DIRECTORS  Aft   interesting ��������� address  was   given  t-������ the member* of the London Cham-  ck of Commerce, on tho 2nd inst by_  Jir. Stewart, the-laiteoffieial: receiver  un������er the Companies Winding Up act.  In- the?oour9e   of -We   remarks    Mr.  St������wiart~eaid .lt.i~~rt_i-eatlmate_l     ikal  "the annual loss from companies fall  uree did not fall far'short of twenty  Millions sterllne, the. causa of failure  -bring    excaeslve    capitalization,   the  practice of praceedlug to allotment oi  iusufBclent  capital,' and  the  employment  of   inc������Mn~~et������nt  dlreetorB.   One  of the worst evlla of the jresent day  HH-fle ot  fonning  companies  Is, 'says  J'r.! Steirart,'; tha nomination  of    the  ��������� direc-tors   by ��������� tho   promoters,   whoso  object frequently is to secure the or-  --jismental. but  ignorant man.      "The  ���������path   of   these-^pojipet^-directors,12���������he=  >?dye,   "is made easy to them by the  -   gift of qualification" shares, and sometimes of considerable Bums of Money  from   the  promoters  pocket:    I  have  ''little.'" donbt; that 'gentlemen   of   this  class ivouia be the flretjto exelaim if  ?{helr servants or:agirata accepted eom-  mi-slcrBB  from persons they employ-  - td.'         *   SHOULD HAMGIHO BE ABOLISHED?  THE  GRIP  IS RAMPANT  Queen   Victoria's .Eightieth Year to be  Commemorated.  Landon,   March    G.--(Special)���������The  influenza   Is  very   much   in   evidence  again,  in'? many  towns  assuming tho  jiropprtion of a serious epidemic, and  c'.ainiing : victims   by   the    hundreda.  All   manners   of   people    havo    been  down   with   it   during   tho   last  fortnight, and now it has made a direc.'-.  attack on the treasury bench, the victim ! being   Mr., Chamberlain.    Fortunately  the   disease   has   on   this   occasion assumed?* mild though rather  painful  form.   .  The    victims   complain   of   severe  pains in the back and legs such as are  commonly   associated   with   lumbago,  and a persistent headache which never  loaves  them   till  the   attack  is   over.  The attacks  do  not    last    long, and  they do not seem to leave the sufferer  in  quito  so  prostrate  a condition  as  that which?usually followed influenza  ln its foimer visitations.   Still whilst  it laats the disease is sufficiently unpleasant.       This   last   decade   of   thc  century has witnessed  few more  important events that the recrudescence  of this hateful scouige.  The Queen's Eightieth Year  A suggestion which was ��������� privately  meditated here a month or two ago  is  lieing  revived���������that   is,   tho   com-  Imemoratlon of her majesty's SOth  year should be celebrated by a Teli-  giouB?service held contemporaneously  throughout tho empire.  It  is  certain  that,  even   if  nothing  officially is arranged to this end, a set  service  of  thanksgiving  for  the  cou-  tlnued   preservation   of   the  life   ami  hualth of the venerable monarch; held"  either  hi   St,.   Paul's  or  Westminster  Abbey,   . or     at   both,   would   attract  lare congregations;   and  if  the  mat-  tar be taken up at onco there is no  rei*8on  why  the    wholo    empire,  re-  gardlcBs ot creed, should not unite at  noon  upon , that  eventful?; Wednesday  In religious services in celebration   of  the event.  The Revolver Doomed  The doom of the revolver as a portion of tho equipment of British army  cfTicers is declared to be imminent,  and Its suppression by the continental  automatic pistol is only a matter; of  time. ��������� The sooner the present revol-  ;ycrJtejr?l_egated.to .the limbo ot jave  applications aro for as many as 15,000  and   20,000   shares.    All   this   testifies  ',.. Tne wide belief in the soundness of  lho show, not only in  tho province-,  but in Franca, Germany and   tho U.S.  demolition  of tho  Mahdl's  tomb  and  Tha  Mahdl's  Tomb  and  Body  It is  Interesting to know how  the  ! indignity  to his .remains  is regarded  i ii   Egypt.    A   cotcspondont   at   Caira  : says that  Lord   Kilchonor's action  is j  regarded as quite justifiable by most ���������  people,  for the following reasons:       |  The tomb had suffoi od so severely  from bonibardiuont that tho structuro  was unsafe; that although tho ISgypt-  ian    aud   Soudanese   troops  lind   not,  i embraced'' Mahdlsm,    many    believed j  I tliat tho Mahdl wns not burl:el there  j but   had   vanished   into   paradise,    &.  I notion  which  tho exhumation of t.ho  . body    dispelled,   showing    that    tho  ' Mahdl   was  an   ordinary   mortal   and  I au impostor:   and that had tho tomb  been allowed  to    remain,    It    would  eventually   have   bocomo    a     second  Mecca, a view which tho Khalifa, had  preached   for  years.   Another  corros-  respondent who  was  in   the  Soudan  war eavs that among *5~~population of  half Arab, half  Negro blood,  of half  Mahommedan,    half    heathen  Inclln-  alions.the   Mahdl's   tomb   was   something moro than a holy shrine���������it vas  also a great fetish.      The tomb and  bones of tho Mahdi  are  to the  Dervishes the greatest charm which they  possessed.   Tbey  thought  thai   these  very great fielshes would d<>-i.c.r   .-om  verv ereat fetishes would do fo.- them  whatever    the      densest  superstition |  demanded of It, and lhat _ o long as  It eto'od the unbeliever- wcuid never  triumph.  St. Leon  Hot  Springs  Upper Arrow Lake,  ���������*������������������������' i       ' iii. ���������........ -,--   i."nmminmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmfmmmm{_!  THE MOLSONS BANK   1  iNCOKPOUATKU UY  A(!T OK. P\IM.l V.IKST, 1835. ZH   ^  -38  HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL  PAID UP OAPITAL      - ������������������������-���������.      S2 000.000  HEST FUND - - - -        ���������      51.tiOO.OCO  DIKKCTOHSr Wm. Moi.ROM M.ici'liKlisoN, PrcsliliMit;  9. H. Kwino, Vine I'msldeut;  \V. M. HAM8A.Y, SAMUKI, KlNl.KT, HHMIIY AllCnillAI.il, J. I'. Ul.RlllIOKN,  II. MA1IKI.A.-II Mfll.SON.  F. \Voi"~i".nton Tiiomap. Clonornl Mannmir.  ���������     A ger.ornl banking business ti'iinfiirtcd,    lnteretit. nllowed a1 current  : rates. J. 1). MOl.SOV.  ; MANAIIIill,  liKVKI.jirilKH, n. 0.      ~~S2  RATES    $l.oo   PER   DAY  BRITISH COLUMBIA  Well Known for Their  Health Giving Properties.  Both Hotels Open for the Winter  The  C oluinbia  House.  Good accommodation. A good bar  well supplied with choice -.vines  liquors and cigars.  Froe Bns Meets All Trains  Brown   & Pool,  Proprietors.  NOT UNENVIABLE  Mrs. Gadabout: That Mr. Hardhead  ntxt door docs not seem to have many  friends.  Hostess:    No;   1   wonder   how      sho  innaz-es it.  A   PARADOX  Mrs.   Smith: There  was ?   an  awful  crush   at  Mrs. Robinson's  reception.  Mrs.   Brown: Who  wero  thore?  Mrs   Smith: Nobody at all!  The Arrow Lakes Steamers Kootenay and Minto Call Daily.  A Conveyance is run in connection with the Steamers  and the Springs. "     -  Good Accommodation both  at   the   Springs   and at  the Landing.-  Telegraphic Communication.  $1.25 per day.  AN    AWFUL   BLUFF  Baths Free.       Eates  Mr-. Crlmsonl-cak:    Were you  under  the influence of liquor last night, John.  Mr. Crimsonbenk (rubbing his heail):  No,   indeed! ,  '���������Well just look at your shoes on llie  mantel, and your silk hat all out of  shape!"  "Yes;   1   did   tbat   lo   remind   me   to  lell  you'Something."  'What wns if.'"  "Iteallv,  I forsret now what it was.  Do   You" LCI6nt, a   Home   in    This"/ Grouting    mining" and  Rallouay   Centre   ?  The C. & K. sieam Navigation Company have somo of tho   most   do  lightful pTopprty in llevelstoke.    It is charmingly   situated,   handy   to  ��������� to" any portion of thu town.    Come and enquire about it at onco.    Kasy  terms if necessury.  RROWN jflfllQ & CftfllG, Sole Agents  Proprietor.  F. JWeCJlRT-  IN A. D. 1925.  ORIENTAL HOTEL  The ��������� wireless telegraph operator  was reciving a  message:  "London January thirty sizth article of agreement sold as instructed  nr.d lost captain ������econd mate and  first race time??two nine battle;began  at Paris and dropped two points president, still firm sugar firmer Duchess  of Astorburg-presented her husband  with fou regiments of aavalry act he  left  for parts  unknown "  "Darn it," eiclaimed the ac&rly  cra.zed. operator, "the sound wave-  have got crossed  again."  Somo of? the good die young. ?but  a great many outgroir it.  Large light bed .rooms.  Table furnished with  the choicest the market  affords. Best Wines  Liquors and Oigars  Rates  $1.00 a day.     Monthly race.  J. ALBERT STONE, Proprietor.,  .Wholesale and Retail Dealer in. '���������  PRIJWE BEEP, PORK.  JWUTTOJNi Jl'JID SJl DSJlSE  These Are Facts  Fish   and   Game   in    Season.       Markets   at   Tfcuvclstoko,  Revelstoke Station, Nakusp, Trout Lake City, and .Ferguson.  ACCOUNTS FOR IT  '���������Why   is   it   that   stuttering   men  are nearly always bachelors?"  "Well,   they   get  so  much   time  to  think before  they  speak."  TO PROSPECTORS AND MINERS,  opened up by the ._. "  Mineral properties  THE PIONEER LIVERY  Feed and Sale Stable of tbe Lardeau and Trout Lake  .The camber of executions ln the  l.sacefal and sparaols.'peculated do-  icain of Canada-that are eominpr oft  with painful regularity, must ereate  ab unpleasant impression abroad. Rad-  ' cliffe is ihe busiest man today if you  dftnt count members of parliament.  UttVinB presided over two hancinzs  ;~Mgt -ceok. h������ has thi pleasing pros-  v������ct ef launching Messrs. Cruby and  Guzzcack Into eternity In April.  Raflc-USo will ba able to eat mushrooms with hlnnte-k  this summer.  With reaped     to the  ��������� hanglns     of  v.-omen.   oplnlonm  differ.      Some   think  thut there? L������ ������     pucullar     shume attached   to  th*  luinglne  of      a  woman,  bnt the d!a������gT-?������<ible fact eilll reroainB  tbat  ths  cru_llBt   murOrs    ,. ar*  com-  '. C-tlted ' by tnur<3ore������._ee.   A������    polsonom  tvi������y are.    hard  to beat, and      to  the  aerillsh lnc~~nuity in prearrantfine the  i_B������ir   and   eoverine   their,..tracks, th-"  ��������� onri  reeord-   of  many a. country can  isKify.      Womett   like   Madame   Born-  Sird,  of Paris, and: Cordelia  Vlau.   of  <*ar own country, are aamples of th������  ttinian  ap������oie������  for- whom the punish-'  -Qienl.'.i.-  hanglns      la altocether      loo  Humane.    , We ace that Mrs. Place, ot  New  York,  wa* -electrocuted  at  Sine  Sine yeaterdaj- for the murder of ber  ���������tcp da.ughter.     She killed tho younz  Clrl by     throwinc -   acid in     her face  . ~~rhlle asleep, and  then smotherod  her  fclth      thc      bedclothes.      Then      Bhe  tvalteS for her husband to come home.  iit the deor she hit him several blows  cn the head with an axe, nearly killing him.     He recovered after several  months.     Tet sentimentalists say it is  Inhuman to bans a woman.     Cordelia  Viau. after! coaxing her paramour in  true tAiy Macbeth 6tyl������ to slay her  husband, took a butcher knife and. to  make doublj- aure of the Job. cut his  bead nearly oS.     Few men could have  done that.     We see In a recent Wln-  alpejj paper that "in the United States  iu the caae of a. woman no jury would  consent  to  the   death  sentence."  This  ia hardly consistent with  the eleotro-  ctjllon of Mr8,.Pla<������ yesterday.  jW% 91* t*4^jC"V3 a^mjt ���������li^t ^i& -pVo'i-  fci>J dt VttitfOigM'^DJeiftiibTy ftti~ie .as  lins and BaftTe-axesr"ihe���������tjetter-wlll-  be the outlook for it* many and ob-  vicus fallings to withstand the! tost  of service conditions haveTong made  it'a byeword inmllitary circles. 'Unfortunately our war office is rather  opposed to changes and is apt to view  the most necessay reforms in the  light of "dangerous Innovations."   On  the continent traditions die easier,  and. thus in tha French and German  armies automatic pistols   are   to   be  found.. The weapons chiefly us~d are  known respectively as the Pleper and  Mauser. Each ; takes    smokeless  powder,  fires  at least 4(1  rounds per  minute, and has a considerable range.  The revolver carrier, thercforo.in our  army   Is   greatly   handicapped   when  competing   with   such     weapons     as  these,    "mado  In  Germany"    though  *h������y be.  Decoration   for  the Captain  of  the Bulgaria.  The German  emperor  has done on  ��������� -- ���������.    -._.,������__,    IVtlnrru  CHURCH DIRECTORY.  Diamond Core  ill :  Saddle    and     Puck  always for hire.  Horses  PruiRhtiiiK  specially.  earning; ��������� a  Diilv Stage leaves Thomson's Landinp every morning at 7  o'clock  ft.nTi.nni- Lake Citv. 'For particulars write  lor Trout Lake Oity. j^& & UILLMAN, Thomson's Landing.  MErrnoDisT  Pr.-ac liini*:  .o_       CHURCH   ���������  Revelato-i*..  . ing services at 11  a.m. and  7*30  p.m. Class myelins: al thi; close of the  mornin.? service, -abbath Schor.l and Bible  CIiwh at 2:30 p.m. Weekly prayer w.cetlnsr  cverr Wcdnesilay evcnini? at 7:30 p.m. Th."*  pnbiicarc cordially inT*t*i���������.    _eata free.  RETV.S. J. THOMPSON. Pft'Wr.  (---HURCH  V^   Rev el-to Ub  OF      ENOLASD-St.    P.t������r'a  .-.   .. Honr3 o( parries:   Kvcnlni*  prayer dHllr at 5 o'cloolt. FrldayB at 7::i0  tinndaya and Festivals:._ Holy rommtinion at.  am.. mnrr.inK prayer at 11. Sunday School  and P.lbl������ Cla.'P at. 2:._0. cvrt^ina- pr_y. r at 7^10,  First, Sunday In tha month Ho!y Commnnlon  at mom'.nsc flcrvlcca  PUK8BYTERIAN CH liKCH���������IWclK'nkn.  tiervicB ev������ry Siimlay at 11 a-m. and 7:30  p.m Blh'o Cliss at 2:110 p.m., to which  all arn welcome. Prayer i_eetlnK at & p.m.  every ".Vcelniwday.  RF.V. T. MENZIES.JP������j)'/>r; _  li OMAN  IS.   ������toki>  CAfuril.I'!   CHIIKCH-R-vi'I-  MafB   flr.,t and Ihlrd Biindayii In  month it-WO ^,.   FATHER th.vyek.  i88 every liiitht  The German  emperor  has none on,i   the spur ot the moment _ omn things | <r a~.vation~ au.v.Y���������Me������*tln  that Englishmen did not liko, but ha   *-**   in^thcir ha i nn Front a-rp.-t.  Ijoy."-l  Orange  Lodge, No  did a thing; the other day that every  Englishman would gladly see done in  lhe like case by his own government,  when, at the earliest possible moment  he  decorated   that  noble  sailor,    the  c; plain of the Uulgaria, who so nobly  -truggled to save his vessel and passengers.    In most European count! Ies  the  practice  has  become  so common  of conferring  honors upon  men  who  have nothing great or good,that they  have been robbed  to some extent of  their   value.      The   German   emperor  has done  honor  to himself,  and has  !:l_>o  dona  something to  rescue? sucb  state  decorations  from  the  disrepute  or   fiemi-elisrepute   into   which     they  have fallen.   There is no honor in its  gift which  a state  should  deem  too  high for its citizens who have brought  it credit.in the eyes ot the world for  such courage, skill and endurance as  was shown  by Captain  Schmidt and  his crew;   not in  conflict with  their  fcllowmen of other countries,  but in  tbe long war  against    the    violence  and treachery of winds and soae.  :. Barnuni & Bailey's Flotation  The demand for the shares of Bar-  nnm & Bailey in connexion with the  conversion of the show into a. limited  company, is almost without a parallel in the annals of company conversion.   Applications   have   como   from  all parts of the world, and the whole  of the capital was    practically    subscribed before th������ prospectus was 13-  sued.   The peculiarity of the demand  ig ; the pui^bfer ot,- applicants tor  a  sto'all tfu'niber 6<  shares.   Many ask  1G58.  dBt_J^Jr_t-X-Jt  To obtain rapidly the knowledge of tho value of reefs or ledges  nothing i=> to be compared with tho Diamond Core Drill, which, will  prove more in 80 day=j than, an outfit oE men tunnelliug or sinking  shafts could nrove in ten years.  The Diamond Core Drill can pierce the mountains and take the  secret of what it contains from their very hearts, and tho more so'id  the rock formation, the quicker it will do its work.  The Diamond Core Drill is so constructed that it can be taken t i  pieres and packed on the bnckg of horses and carried   and   worked  almo'-t inaccessible places where water can bo obtained,���������and it c\ .  be i.n almost any part of British Columbia.  For full information and particulars apply by letter or in person to  J.    D.     SIBBALD,  REAL  ESTATE AND  MINING  BROKERS,  REVELSTOKE  City"'directory; this"p  year will Uo tho best \  , A personal houso to  -j house canvass r.will -  i;be made   to secure  lb will have besides *.  a    beautifully    de- \  3������  printed     on  book J  paper,"a folder of/  twbmaps.oueacom '  ZW^Xo'l^xi^yhp  of p.u-h month at 7 |W f>. m.   \ uilli.if  br'-iliri>:i c-orillallv I'lvKC'l;   T> ���������     .  XV. C. Illniey, M. .M : K. T'. 1 ;*ttl  nleee. Iteo. Se<*.: Dr. T. J������ff������. Fin. "cc : Tlio������.  Steu.-l', Trea������urc r.    Court   Mt.   Befjbie,  I.O.F., No. 3461.  Alcet.i in tho Oddfellows' Hall on tbe  2nd and Ith Fridays of  each month. VlmtinK  brethren InTltod to  attend.  B. U. Campbell,    K. D. J. O. Johnson  Chief  1'Ja.ngRr. Itec.-Si'C.  HEVELSTOK  Blacksmltliine. Jobbine  Plambiiig.   PiPe FittinX  TinsmitliiiiB  Sheet Iron Work  Machinery Repaired  Mining Work a Specialty���������������������  ROBT.GOELON  ReV%l-tt������ko  Sliation.  Soda  W ater  V/orks  Manufacturers of all kinds of  Aerated Water?, Soda and Mineral  Waters iu Syphons and  Bottles.  Factories at Vernon and Revelstoke, B. C.  M. J   O'BRIEN,   PROPRIETOR  REVELSTOKE ���������  Sash  and  Doop  "���������������������������    Factory.  9Tnnufacturei>s of  and Dealers ln       "���������~r  S-iJli.-Doom.  TnrnliiK",   riintli".   C!omer  ltl'.i-kK.'Mmilillnpi or all Itlinl", Fancy  Calil.-H anil Vcrnmlab work, Bfackel*,  .ifi'vi-ry lipit-rii.tinii   inndi'   tn   onlf-r.  1       St.-rc and    f>nn*e    Filling*.   Vlndow  Friiiiit,"*, with ia-*li littei! a npfcialty.  All tlii' latent uiaeblnerr:   Dry kiln on  lie  . pr.-inlo.;-..'   Call aiul uct prices before  t_rnli.������ i-.lacwhere.  SAWYSTR & MANKIKO.  4  .Hotel Ferguson  Ferguson, B,C,  Ii kst "A CCOM.MODATION  In-'tiie Lardeau.  R.at98$2 Pep Day.  D. FERGUSON,  Proprietor.  townsites    in  (lithographed  one, 'j  by l  Bro i ,\Vin:  aipeg)    giving   the  names of streets and  avenues,   he  lots      and     width  of streets, the  city  J limits,    etc.       The  other will be a kev  map to North Kootenay and Revelstoke /  in particular.    The  Directory will  con  fain valuable information   as   to  ind wh n  to  F(evelsto!^8  Hospital  Maternity Room i.i connection.  Vaccine   kept    on   hand.  Or*. McKechnie  anti  Jfe������-. Atteodantt  ! the name?, oceupa-  1  \ tion aud place of re-  Jsitleuce , of     every  J~* J man in  Itevelstoke.  /Every   bus mess  Ii house in       tlie  J city will   be ; represented iii some man-  5 ner.     ������ Revelstoko's  5 many resources will  jbo brought   to the  /.trout.    A large edition will be issued,  so   that   ifc cannot  fail   but   to  be    of  great    interest    to  ioutsiiJers as well as  i residents. The price  will only be 50"cents  as before; the maps  alone are worth that  mtii-li to many..  As  an advertising medium ir, is unexcelled, and as a bureau  of-  information    it  can't be beat.    The  city    council,-   the  ��������� school  trustees, the  j board of trade,'time  tables, directions as  to names, etc.. the  polico, the  doctors,  the hospitals,   lawyers, in fact  every-  thiri__r"\vill be found  in the  uir  mines  i-iew  of  %������  the city ?  the past;  progress for  B _ s  pros-  year aud   it  pects for the  ' S-nd in your orders or information  for   tbe   directory, before _}:���������  lotti of April; 1899. to  I Directory.  1 mm  1*7*  i H  .'.-���������li  ���������I  I  M>  1  if  U i  ?__!_;���������  TARTE   AND EDMONTON  STHL BARBAROUS  ON     THE  DIiL,".YE.D  QUESTION  BRIDGE  An Alleged Impertinent Letter from tl e  Minister���������Five Hundred men for  he Slave  Lace Q���������artz Discoveries  Edmonton, March 20.���������(Special)���������  On the street lt Is snlil that the Hoard  ot Trade received an answer lust  wook from tbe Minister of Public  Works, lo n communication sent by It  wlih reference, to.lhe' bridge.  U seems that the town have put up  $2l>,000 towards tho bulldliu; .or? the  bridge, the Minister of Public Works  has booh'humbugging. nml fooling with  the public whenever any question' on  the brldgo wns brought before him.  The Board of Trade wrote saying, il  would fool obliged by knowing tbo  dilc the bridge contract, made by tho  government, with the Dominion  Bridge Company, called for Us completion, so that It would be opened for  : traffic' purposes, nnd tho letter also It  Is said, pointed out the fact thai  though the ���������.���������'government may have  saved n few thousand dollars the  public hnd lost a good many thousand  Cellars  by   the  delay.  The answer received Is claimed lo' bo  cue of Ihe most '"'impertinent effusions  e-. er written by any cabinet minister,  in fact it is a. jewel,-worthy of bavins  a copy sent to Sir Wilfrid .Laurier, and  His Excellency the Governor General,  so tbat llioy eoulel have the:document  f.-nmed and exhibited ns a rare spcel-  ir.Rn of tact, courtesy and 'childish  statesmanship on tho pari of the Hon-  J. Israel Tarte, Minister ot ' Public  Works, for the Dominion of Canada.  Fifty loaded pack ponies left here 10  clays ngo, 15 more on Saturday, and  tomorrow some 20 moro..-.. loave St.  Albert bound for the Yellow Head  Pass  cold  find.  News from Chicago is thai within  the next two months noi loss- than 500  men will arrive, bound for the Great  Slave Lake quartz discoveries of last  full. Two large syndicates with  capital aro taking a hand In developing these inines.  It Is reported that the Indians who  usually earn their living north of  Great Slave Lake in the Barren Lands,  are having a hard lime of it this  winter, having missed thc cariboo run  on which tbey depend for food.  Every train arriving Is bringing in  settlers  with  their effects.  In Spite of Much Vaunted Commune  Civdizauo \ the Meniionitcs ire  Slid  tk-h.ud the Ti.xes  Rosthoin, N. W. T., March 23.���������  As ������id uculdotit happonod at, tho mill  of tho Ccnsoldaled Milling''company  today, A" young", .cuiplayoj ��������� named  Schmldwas caught In tho mnehlno.'y  Ills legs we o broken, The loft one  In two pluco3, the right In ouo. Tho  matter wob moro serious than ordinary , owing to tho extraordinary  avorsloii ovlncod by Meniioiiilos to  employing competent doctors, notwlth  standing tho seriousness of tho accident, and although ��������� sympathetic  township peoplo sent for Dr. Slowart  of, Duck Liiko, the doctor on hlb  arrival was told by the young man's  friends lhal his assistance was not required. The consequence la that  Schmld may never recover, or at best  will,bo crippled fur lift.  Another case of tho same kind occurred union"- tho Galicians whero a  man's feet wore badly frozen. Amputation was necessary and polico assistance had to bo resorted to In order  to enforce medical aid.  KILLING NIGGERS  Race War in Texas-Niggers Plot  Against the Whites and Come off  Second Best ��������� Lots of Them  Dangling    From   Trees.  Toxarkana. Arkansas, March 24.���������  There is a race war koIiik oil in  Little Kiver County. Durlns thc last  IS hours indefinite'.numbers of negroes  ht'.ve* met their death at the hands of  the white population. Seven uro  known to have boon lynched and the  work is not yet done. The bodies of  ���������"��������� ietims of mob vengeance are hanging  to limbs of trees in various parts of  .'he.country..''.'.? It., develops' that ..carefully laid plans were laid by a number  'if negroes to precipitate a race war  urd many white mon had been marked  fc ��������� victims!. They, however, reckoned  without their hosts.  SENATE IU'~FORMS  PARLIAMENT  Cartwright and Wallace   Cross Swords  ���������Anti-Chineu Question Coming Up  Ottawa, Msrch 23.���������Cartwright resumed the debate on the address yesterday and tried to throw the blame  for the failure of the Washington  commission on the Conservatives for  not having settled the boundary dispute, and allowing the American occupation   of   Lynn  canal.  Clarke Wallace followed and showed that the Libe:a!s had increased  instead, of reducing the tuiif. Thc  debate adjourned at 11:25. Tho address'was duly passed in the senate.  Prior Is enquiring how much  money Fred Wade got since July. '96,  and tho government will introduce  anti-Chinese   legislation   this   ssaron.  ���������Montreal, March 21.���������La Patrie,  Time's paper, says tonight that lho  retorm of tho Senate- as proposed hy  Sii Wilfrid Laurier is etxremely mocl-  "rate. The Senate llaolr should ao-  rept It, but will not do so. The con-  seauence of its refusal will be that  agitation will become more and moro  vigorous amongsl the people. If too  many obstacles are encumbered lt is  scsy to foretell that In place of the  moderate reform which is a duty to  Uie people there would  tor the abolition of the  Patrie says that ln this  what people Ccmand '  become Ikw.  MR.   DOOLEY    ON     THE    ANGLO-  SAXON   ALLIANCE  PARLIAMENT   IN   TALK  -be   agitation  Senate.      La  free colony  muster. Boon  DEBATE  CONTINUED  TROUBLE   BREWING  Kingston, Jamaica, March 22.���������It  ' Is said that trouble is brewing in  Jamaica on account of persistence on  tli6 pail of colonial secrctaty requiring a new tariff bill taxing farm machinery and literature " to be passed  by the local legislature, the bill in  question having been passed by the  council on the loth of this month. It  it also said that tl.e governor of the  island has introduced four new members into the council in order to  swamp that body.  NOT    TERRITORIAL    CHAMPIONS  Brandon, March, 23���������Thc hockey  match last night between the Brandon seniors and the?Regina team ror  suited in a bad defeat for thc Territorial championsC?) by a score of i  goals to 2.  LENT IN THE SAHARA  Ottawa. March 2-1.���������Tho debate on  tho "speech*from the throne wa3 continued yesterday without Incident.  Mr. Mclnnes proposed an amendment  to tho British North America Act to  .nnble parliament to Increase the representation of British Columbia. Ho  piso wants a federal census taken In  U'00.'  DIVORCES  Ottawa, March 24.���������ln the Senate  today, Senator * Clemow Introduced a  bill praying for a divorce for I. S.^G.  Van-Wart, of Calgary, from his wlfo  A-nnlo Maetibbets. Senator Aikens  also presented a petition from David  Stock, of Toronto, asking for leave lo  Introduce a bill grunting a divorce  from his wife May Spauldlng.  ���������RINK  COLLAPSES  Algiers, March 22.���������La? Te'.egrauime  Alglerienne. announces that a number of Arabs arrived at Ghardles yesterday, raiding th������ country. Ghar-  dies is~situated about 300 miles south  of Algiers" In Uie/Ruhara. It Is "further announced that a party of Tou-  aregs recently? attacked a European  ' expedition : which... was' on its way to  Air In the Sahara aud after a fierc?  fight the Touaregs woro beaten oft.  but the expedition lost 100 men and  part of its caravan  was; captured  firockville, March 21���������Brockville-s  i.ew skating rink, erected last fall at  a cost of $3,000 by a joint slock company, Is in ruins. It collapsed this  afternoon with a crash whicli could  be hoard a block away, and nil that  remains st.i'-.illns. are the back and  front t_ ds. .-..nd about 50 feet of the  roof at "the  trout.  VKKY  SATISFACTORY  -Medicine Hat. * -March 24.���������Manager  Whylc, of Hi'-* .Canadian racitk*  Ri-.ilwn'v, assured the citizens here  that Hnir to.vn would remain tin*  hei cbiut rlcr. o!  tbo Crow's Nest road.  ,' FATAL EXT-LOSION  Pennsgrove, N. J., March 23. Over  3000' pounds of smokeless powder exploded today at the Dupont Powder,  \\forks at Carney Point instantly killing three workmen and slightly injuring a number o������ othois.  TERUIULE CONFESSION  THE WINDSOR HOTEL rFIRE  New Yoik, March 23.'���������There are  49 persons still unaccounted *lor in  the Windsor hotel fires. Tho bodies  ci 15 victims have been recovered.  THIS SETTLES IT,  Winnipeg, March 23.���������Czuby and  Guzzccak have been sentenced to hang  on May 26th.  McPherson, Kansas, March '14.���������John  Moore,' the'Hutchison murderer, today  made a signed statement of his horrible crime. Moore murdered his five  children with -'a hatchet and knife,  thon burned the,house over their  heads. ?He and his wife ; quarreled:  lio claims they were about to separate.  CUT IN TWO  Vancouver, March 24.���������Tho rates  from* Seattle to Dawson Citv have been  cut  In  two.  MUNKACKSY   DYING  SHOOTING OFF HIS MOUTH  Vancouver, March 23.���������Governor  flatly of Alaska says that Gitunclians  must light if any attempt is made io  move the northern boundary linos.  GOOD GIRL. WINNIPEG!  Winnipeg. March 24,���������The Winnipeg  li'dy hockeyists defeated Urandon  team last night tey Vrr������ to on*.  Vienna, March 23.���������Michael Mun-  k.icksy. the famous Hungarian  painter, is dying.  I    ������������������   THE MOUNTED POLICE  "What ar-re yo goin' to do Pathor-  icl.'s   Day?'   asked   Mr.   Hennessey.  "Patherlck'8 Day?" said Mr. Dooley.  "Patherlck's day? It Eeems to mo  ive. hoard th' name befur. Oh, yo  ��������� ���������v.ano th' day th' Irish that hasn't,  anny votes cellybrates th' birth Iv  their naytional saint, who was a  fr-rinchman ?"  "Ye know what I mane," aald Mr.  Hi nnesscy, wlh rl3lng wrath. "Don't  ye ot gay wid me now.'  "Well," said Mr. Dooley, "1 may  e.illybrate It, an' I may not. I'm  thlnkln' Iv savln'mc enthusiasm fr th'  Qucon's Birthday, whlnnlver It Is that  that blessld holiday coiuos arround.  "Yo see, Hlnnlssy, Palheiick's day-  Is out Iv fashion now. A few years  ago yo'd sec th' prlsldcnt Iv th'  bulled States innrcliln down' Plnn-  sylvanya av-noo with th' groen scurf  Ivth' Ancient Ardher on bis shoulders and a shamrock In his hat. Now  what Is Mack doln'? He's settin' in  his parlor wrltln' letthcrs to th' queen  hi: hlvlns, askln' ufiher her health.  He was from th' north of Ireland two  years ago, nn' not so far north aye-  thor���������just far enough north f'r to be  on good terms with Dorry an' not  far enough to be bad frliids with  Limerick. Ho was raised on butther-  milk an' haggis, ah dbrank his Irish  nt to' with a dash of orange bltthers  In it. He's,been niovin', steadily north  since, an' if he keeps on movln' he'll  go r-round th' globe an'~ bring up  somewhere hi tb' south iv England.  "An Hinnery Cabin Lodge! I  used to think that Hinnery would  lilvcr; die con-tint till he'd took th.'  Prince iv Wales be th' hair iv th'  head��������� an' ' tis littlo the poor man's  iit���������aiid dhrug'hini: fr'mth' tower iv  l.i ndon to KUmainham jail an' hand  him over to th! tindher mercies, as  Hoan Eays, iv Michael Davitt. Thim  was th' days whin ye'd hear Hinnery  in tb' sinit spreadin' fear to th*  hc-ar-rts Iv th' British aristocracy.  " 'Gintlemen,' he says, 'an' fellow-  sinitors, th' timo has come,' he says.  "Take up th' whitemnn's burden an'  land it to th'-coons,' 'An open back  dure an hand it to th front dure.'  "Pis th' same -with all iv thim. There's  me frind, Joe Chote. Where's Joe  spindin' his nights now? Whisper,  in Win'sor castle, no less, in a night  shirt iv th' Prince iv Wales, an' th'  ncx' mornin' whin he comes down  stairs, tliey toi' him th' rile family  was late risers, but if ho wanted n  gcod lime he could go down an' look  at th' clmltry. An he done It. He  whit out an' wept- over th' grave iv.  th' father iv his counthry. Ye'er man,  George Wash'nton, .Hinnissy, was  ou'y th' stepfather.  "Well,   glory   be,   th'     times     has  changed since me frind Jawn Finerty  come out iv th' house Iv Rlprlsinta-  tives,   an'   whin   some   wan  ast  him  what was goin' on, says: Oh nawthin'  at  all  but    some    dam'd    American  litiFlness.'   Thlm   was  th'   days!    An'  what's changed thlm?   Well I might  be  sayin'  'twas  like wanst whin  me  cousin Mike. an'.a Kerry man be th'  uame iv Sullivan had a gredge again  a man named Doheity, that was half  a .Kerry  man    himself.   They    kept  Doherty indures fr a dayman' by-an'-  bye  me cousin, Mike  lost interest in  lh'. gredge, havin' others ��������� that    were  newer, an' he wlntover to th' ya-ards  an'   Doherty , and   Sullivan ' begin   to  bow to each other, an' aflher a whilo  tl-.e found that   they were blood relations,   an'   what's   closer   than     that  whin ye'er?away.' from home, townies?  An they  hooked  ai-rms an'  strutted  'whin th' agle, th' bund iv freedom,'  he Eays, 'lavin,' he says, 'its homo in  th'  mountains,  he says,  'an'  circlin','  be says, 'undher th'*jool'd hivln', he  says, 'from where, 'he says, 'th' Pas-  sc.niaquoddy rushes into Lake Erastus  K.  Ropes,'  he says,  'to where rowls  th* Oregon,'  he says,  'from th' lakes  ti th' gulf,' he says, 'from th' Atlantic  ti th' Pacific where rowls th' Oregon,'  h. says, 'an' from iviry American who  bas th' blood Iv his ancesthors' hay-  tied   lv   tyranny   in   his   veins���������your  ancesthors   and   mine,   Misther     Mc-  Adoo,' he says, 'there goes up a mute  .prayer-_that_.thVjiatlgn_as won man^  f.'m  Bangor,  Maine, "to, where rowlir  11.   Oregon, that,' he says, 'is full iv  s..'monj-which is later put up in cans,  Imi has the same interest as all others  1.   this question,'  he  says,  'that,'  he  s.ys,   'th'   discindents  iv  Wash'nton,'  he says, 'an' iv Immit,' he says, 'will  jine hands fr to protlct,' he''aays,",;'th'  codfisheries  against  th' vandal'  hand  iv th' British llne.'he says.T therefore  move ye, Mr. Prisident, that it is th'  slnse iv  this house,  iv    anny    such  there be, that Tap Pay O'Connor ib a  gr-re&tcr.'; man   that  Lord' Salisbury,'  he? says.  "Now where's Hinnery? Where's  tb' bould Fenian? Where's th' moon  lighter now? Where's th' Plkeman?  Faith, he's changed his, chune, an'  'tis, 'Sthrangers wanst "but brothers  now' with him, an'?'Hands acrbst th'  say an' into somewan's pockety, an'  up an down, th' r-road as proud as  iuiprors, an' says they:  ���������We can lick anny thin' In th"  wa-ard,' says they. But beture they  enjyed th' 'licence t'r long ar-round  th' corner comes me cousin Mike with  a half brick in each hand, an' me  br-rave Sullivan ives Kerry theWtg  br-rave Sullivan gives Doherty the  Kerry man's thrip' an.' says he: 'Mike  I was on'y pullin' him on to give ye  a crack at him,' he says.An they de-  sthroyed Doherty so that he was in  bed fr a' week.  . "Well,   I   wonder  will  Mike   come  back?" said Mr. Hennessy.  "Me cousin Mike," said Mr. Dooley,  'niver missed an illiction. An whin  th' campaign opened there-wasn't a  man on'th' ticket fr'h mayor to con-  t table that didn't claim him fr a first  cousin.1 There . are diff'rent kinds iv  hands fr'm acrost th' sea. ..-' There  ar-re pothry hands an' rollln* mill  hands, but.on'y one kind that votes."  WILL  CHANGE  THE  GRAMME  PRO-  Laurier Tells them all about Senate  Reforms r.nd Pjnny Postage-  Happy  Little   Programme laid out,  Ottawa, March 22.���������Debate waa oon-  tltiuod In the commons by Sir Wilfrid  laurier, Foster and Cartwright. Tho  prrmler said tho senate reform resolution would bo submitted to the Bonnie and referred to the settlement of  the school question, penny postage,  renunciation of Belgian nnd German  truitlos, tho reduction of C. P. R.  freight rates, and the plobtaclto. A  redistribution bill will bo introduced  doing awny with the 1882 bill and  rr distributing county boundnrlos. Foster followed pointing out that the  government had falcl to carry out  what It had promlsod along the  line of tariff reform.  MORE  FINN THAN  FIND  Vancouver, Marcli 22.���������The slcame.r  Danube from tho north last night  brought news of an alleged discovery  cf a ;Rii8sliin boundary mound about  100 miles east of Dawson. Tho discovery is reported by three Finns aiid  Commissioner Ogilvlo and United  States Consul McCook have sent out a  commission to investigate. There Is  great excitement lu Dawson over tho  bellof tbat tho find means that Dawson City would be declared to bo in  ���������United'.'States ������������������ Territory.  MORE FIRE  Revelstoke will Quintuple its  Present   Population  of 2000.  Kevclsloko has been selected by thc  C. P. Ii. as the terminal point i'or Jsortli  Kootenay and Okanagan. It must go  ahead. The judicious  business man  will invest in  *ry&  Revelstoke Real Estate^  ���������   while it can be got on the ground iloor. J8?������  Glance Down This List....  $7C0 wiil buy two fino business lots 7 ami 8, bloek 10, on flr������t street, 50  feet by 100 feet.   Opposite J. D. Sibbald's residence. Easy terms.  $230 cnsli will buy two nice lots, 50 by 100, nearly opposito Sampson's  bouse.   Lots 3 and 4, Block 11.  $350 will buy a lot 25x100, next the Front Sfc 1-ost Office. "  $1000 will buy a block, 75x100 on Campbell Avenue.  $1000 will buy a lot 23x100 in the centre of the busiuess part of Mno  enzie Avenue.  Winnipeg, March 22.-Simeon Czuby \ $700 will buy two lots, G and 7, block 0, 50x100 opposite C. B. Hume &  Omaha, March 22.���������A fire broke out  on  the third  floor of  the  Patterson  block  this evening - and    spread    so  lapidly that the occupants were com-j  polled  to- jump  for their  lives.   The  latest fluves of casualties is one dead,'  threa fatally injured and 20 more or.  less seriously injured.   The dead and ]  injured are all members of the* ladies  bianch of Macabees, who were holding a meeting in the building at thc  time. t   ���������_.p  THE   STUARTBURN   AFFAIR  the second Galician^charged with tho  Sluartburn murderer,was found guilty  yesterday. Both will be sentenced to  death .today.  ACCIDENT   TO   MELBA  San Francisco, March 22.���������Madame  Melba, the noted operatic singer, had  a narrow escape fro mosrlouB injury-  last night whilo attending a reception  given in her honor by M. H. DeYoung,  thc well known newspaper man.   She  was - hit on tho head by a heavy  bronze statue which fel from its p������d-  lstal and was unconscious lor 15  minutes. .   ,'  rooms  on lot-  Co.'s ware house ou Campbell Avenue.  $975 will buy a hou*~t> and lol9, block 40, on Third Street. Five  bath room and pantry. $750 down and balance to pay  in 10 years at 8 per cent.   Tho lot is 50x100. '  $3 500 will  buv  a  block  fronting on First   St. opposite  the Imporiin  Bank.    Size 100x150x75.    Corner Coiinaiighfc   Avenue   and   Inrst  Sr.   The C. P. R. sidiug runs aloug oue side.     A splendid busi-  " ness location.  $2000 will buy a, business block 50x100 fronting on First St.,  between  the two banks.    A line site for a business house.-  IMPERIAL BANK,  ���������:0F CANADA  HeAd Office, Toronto  Paid Up Capital S2,08a,QM  Reserve    ....   1,200,006  DLreotors:  H. S. Howland   President  T.R.Merritt. Vice Pret., (St.Onthnriii-.)  William Ramsay, Robert JaffniTi  Hugh Ryan,   T. Sutherland Sta>n<*  ,  Eliab Rogers.  D. R. Wilkie, General Manager.  Branohefl  North Wes*, and British Columbia.  Krandon      Portage la        V_tcour������  (lalg.irv Prairie Winnipeg  K lmnn't"n   Prince Albert   R*vel������tok������  South,Edmonton.     '        N lson, B.  O.VTAHIO,  Exhcs Niagara Falls   St. Ihomaa  Fergui ,     Port Colborne  Toronto  Gait Rut Portage      Welland  lniri>r������r.|i    Sault St. Marie Wood������1������ck  Listonc'l   St, Catharines   Hamilton  Montreal, Quebec.  .'Savings Hank Department���������Deposits  of $1 and upwards received and  int .rest allowed.  Debeutrtres ��������� Provincial," Municipal  and other debentures purchased.  Drafts and Lettere of Credltr���������Available at all points In Canada, Uuited  Kingdom, United States, Europe,  India, China, Japan,' Australia, Hvn  Zealand, etc  Gold: Purchased  Thls-Bank Issues Special Rseslpta  which will be accounted fop at any of  the Hudson's Bay Co's. Post������ lnth*  Yukon ante northern districts.  A. R. B. HEARN,  Manager Revelstoke Bran uh  /-^ WALL >S  Papers  Oili', Incrr.ItiB,   Mli'aa,  Em-  bossvU Gilts, nnei Ixirderf of  (illilescrlptioiif.  Tliee;lic.ipcBtiindbc������tBtoi.'kof  M*ALL PAl'EKS In the city.  Literal; iliscounta nrlvcn on  , allcoslr orders.  1   ileal  onlv    In    W ALL  1* A 1* E II S   nnd solicit an .  ~ liupoction of my stock.  W.G. Biraey  .MeKiEiNZlE JIVE.  RACING STARTED  . London, March 22.���������The spring racing season in England opened yesterday with the Lincoln meeting. The  Handicap was won by General Peace.  HERSCHELL'S INTERMENT  London, March 22.���������The funeral services of the late Baron Herschell were  held yesterday-In Westminster Abbey.  The interment was in-Dorsetshire. ���������  THIS MAKES US TIRED  Chicago, March 22.���������In the parade  last night "Voulnteers of America"  headed by Balllngton Booth hooted  by members of the Salvation Array  and otherwise insulted. Today Ball-  ington Booth had tho following to say  onthe occurrence:  "An officer of the Salvation Army  stepped- up���������to-me^-on^the���������Btreet-; as.  I rode down and'shook'his hand; menacingly before my face and shouted:  'You devils; oh, you devils.' "  Canadian  Pacific  Railway.  and Sob Line.  MILLIONAIRE   SLAIN  Chicago, March 22,���������.Tohn T.Shay������e  a millionaire furrier of this city was  shot three times by H. H. Hammond  a merchant tailor today while tho two  were dining together in the AudltoT  Hum annex. u  .Domestic troubles as usual were  tlie cause.  TORONTO   MOVBMBNTS  Toronto, Martli 22.���������D. F. Burke,  of Port Arthur has proposed in Toronto that Ontario take over Keewatin  or that a new province bo organized  to be called New Ontario.  The Ontario house has passed a senate reform resolution by a majority  of 11.  Ottavra. March 2l.-The Mounted  IMlIco forco is to lift decreased by  taklnu off 70 special constables. A  corresponding number of regulars,  liowevcr, will be added.  When wc tell a man a good story  we have noticed that lt always remind! blm of ������ mighty poor o������������.  A woman's Idea of culture is to  Jock at terrapin as indifferently when  invited out, aa she looks at fried  bacon  at home.���������Atchison Globe.  In Zululand the graves of tb dead  r.ie decorated with, the bottles of the  attending physicians. Heavens! If  fuch a custom should prevail in this  country the victim would be compelled to havo two graves to hold all the  bottles of his attending physicians.���������*  Ntrrlstown H������r&Id.  There    once     was    .a .giddy    young  chamois, o  Who wentfor a walk with his mamois;  When- she said:    "My dear child,  1  fear you are-wild,"  The  wicked    young    goat    exclaimed:  "Darnels'."  #������#������;$������#������  Grogan & Co. are handling some of the finest  45k mining; propositions in the  ���������^^Big^ Beird^nardeau^andr  Fish Creek camps of North  Koo tenay. Full paticu-  lars obb ained and funish-  ed about mining claims in  ^ the District.  A big block of Carnes Creek Consolidated at ten cents.  These shares will be up to par yet.  lnsuranc  FIRE���������We are agents for   tho Scottish  Union,   Queen,   Caledonian,  Atlas and Guardian.  ACCII >ENT���������London Accident and Guarantee.  PLATE GLASS-Lloyd's.  /Vion\) to hoan  Wo       a^j-a*;-   fo:   fcha Eiribibla S>vi      ,���������    Loan and  Building Association.   No membership fees.   No necessity  WORLDS PICTORIAL ROUTE  v     EAST  AND   WEST  FIRST CLASS AND  TOURIST-SLEEPERS  , from   PACIFIC TO ATLANTIC.  Quick Time,       Good Service,  l'!eiv.e������t_Changes)_;:_Lowesfc^,Rate.B^  '-.Tickets  issued    through  and  Baggage  checked to destination.  %������#  ?  DAILY TRAINS.  East. West.'  8 25k. .Ive���������Revelstoke���������Ive. 10.50k  TO AND FROM   KOOTE.VAY POINTS.  8.15k..Ive���������Revelstoke���������arr..10.05k  For    information,   time    cards,  maps and tickets apply to  T. W. BRADSHAW,  Agent, Revelstoke.  W.   F.   Anderson, Travelling  Passenger Agent, Nelson.  E. J. Coyle, District Passenger  Agen t; Vancouver.  Battleford Herald: Tho Mounted  Pclico are to bo restored to thoir former strength of 1000 men. When  Carlton,? McMullen ct al take their  annual task of figuring tho coat of  this force let them find out how  much the government saved by��������� dismissing! trained men and filling their  places with "specials" at a higher _  n te of pay. i  D. M. Sampel, of Dawson City, busl-'  nos8 manager of the Klcndyk������ Nugget, is en route to Ottawa, formally ���������  to present charges against :ex-govern-  nitnt commissioner Thomas Fawcett  His mission is the outcome of a per- :  si stent and uncompromising    attack  upon fhe methods  and practices of  the office from which Fawcett was recently removed.   He is still chief of  survey, however,, and from this place  his removal will be asked.   The demand will also be made for Fawcett's  piosecutlon on a number of charges  ot alleged mlscoadutt.  to take  shares.      No Ones.        The  association offers  a  straight loan repaid in monthly instalments. Can  ������      altogether after two years.  J. P(. Hull  & Company  Butchers   and  Retail Sealers ln Beef, Pork, ete  KAMLOOPS and REVKLSTORK  All orders in our line prom...  fillBd;.. .......'..................������,  9 GROGAN & CO.  Address :   Revelstoke.  Cffice :   Herald Office.  qa*      Code:   Moreing    Neill.  We Hav   a Good Supply of  Building  ;  Material  ������������* Lumber  cut prices roa SPOT CAB  Call and see us. We can fix you  REVEUT0XE SAW fltUS  Revalstok* Ettatton, B. C.  ^ ������.sfw^~tt~*r������*,*^������~J'"������*M*'*������ *  ^-   , ^*^.^*._fcfJ_M-f-_A_l   _>���������������   ���������  A*^^fc**-*  FASTER  JL___? ^^  MIL2LINERY  OPENING....  bADiEs.  You are respectfully invited lo  our annual spring Millinery  opening.  WEDNESDAY  THURSDAY  MARCH *-1iTi: .AND 8'JTII  ..and tin* f.illnvviiitr day.-", wlicu il will  . be uur pl.-ii-nri' m lii-plny llie IIhom  . -lock "f Tiiuiiiii-d Hals. Hniiiii-l-  . ..-inel Millinery iiovL-lti".- ever sdiou-ii  . ii. 1 Iii- M'.-liiiii of the i-tJiiiilrv.  . ..^pi'i-iul 1.in- lm- lii'in taken tn in.-ike  . llii- ihe niii.-t ."-tu i-esifiil opening in  . nnr liUiory. Onr new-lock of Dress  ..(i.u'iis, .sr.iple-. Kli'.,, h.-is iirrivi-d, so  . 1 Iim we nie iu :i pii.-ilioti lei show  ..you tin- i)i-wi-*-l iinil must up-lo-dalc  . .irriul> in eaib di* iiHi-tinent. <-,  . .Our stun* will n.-.t close until 9 o'clock  ..on onr opeiiint; ni.thl*.   Yours ri'sptfctfully.  GASH BAZAAR  W. MEI.BIIC.M, MANAGER.  I-OW-ON BLOCK, - Mf-KENZIE AVE.  nnd T. \V. R-iird  le'l't   tliis  l.iifiiiine Ci'i'i'U lo \-imiL lilt'  1  &>���������'-���������!? -F M 'Tf* ?&;] <o>  THE    ^���������ifld.^Tr^J^'  Th:������ year will bo li and led by the Cnnndn Dmj:  A Hook Co. Tliiiv are ft iir������t cla������= uhuel,���������rnn  be had in different color-, and at 'rcii'-omiblo  pries-. Don't jiurehubu before seeing thube  \\ hot-Is.  THE CANADA DRUG & BOOK GO.  LIMITED.  CHAS. V.. MclJONALl", Manager.  McKENZIE   AYE..   KEVKLsTOKK   STATION-.  COMING EVENTS  March 31���������Good Friday.  April 2���������Easter Day.  April o��������� "Easter Dinner nnil Concert in  .the Meihodi. t church.    0 p.m. *  April -i���������Hovels! iko Bra-is Bniul Conceit. Opera House. The Dramatic  Club aiu taking part.  April 13���������Concert in the Presbyterian  church.    7:30 p.m.  'LOCAL  AND  GENERAL   HEWS  T. Fnrrest. of Donald, was in town  yesterday.  Mrs. I-". S. Saunders returned lust  week from a visit to Calgary.  Hewitt-linstock. M.iJ.. bus been appointed Liberal whip feu- the western  members.  Kev. S. .1. Thompson left on Tucsdiiy  liHirnlnsr for Gulden and will return on  to-day's Xo. 1.  "W. M. Brown and \V. Ciosbie left  on Mnndiiv's No. 1 for the west to  return Friday.  T. T. Brewster and _V. li. Graves  ret'iriiPil on Monday from a trip up to  the (.'arm's Crook minos*.  Pt-nv. Const. Mt-Kiit* it in possession  of n bnnc-h nf keys whicli lie picked tip  ye.-U'iday inornii.g on .Mackenzie Ave.  A concert i~ "intiounc-e-.l in the Pres-  byl.rian church i'u- April loth. An  excellent piograiiiine is being pre-  piiri'd.  ���������I.**i*.*.r-:n!i.'r the grand   rnncort, and  dir.!."i-   t������ b-aii en I iv tiie Ladii-" Aid  _eit the   MtflliodUt . cliurcli. on" Lualer  II.Nc.'1'dbain of Thoiiipsou'aLanding,  is iu lo.vii.  ���������The paper wilh the largest rircula-  linii p.iya tiie best.  C. F. l.indniark left, on Tuesday  mcu-ning fur a business trip easl.'  Thi'i'i' arc lliri'i' slides down em lbe  far end of the Fi=-h creek   wagon road.  Kd. Adair  uiiiriiing fni  Aelair group.  Archdeacon MclCay and parly left  for llie C.-inoe river geilellielils i'roin  Deniald ol". .Monday.  11n������-lnnil i- rni'ining a liicrns-i* club,  as i> also Ni-l-ou. I\.-i*dn and Sundiin.  How about Ki'Vi'lsloke?  ('null actor ICe'rn-iglrin is building a  leibiiiii .-tun* for .1. Lniightnn nn First  slieet ju-1 east nf lhc IIkii.m.d nlilco.  I'. l.i!"nnl nf Ni'lsni-i.m.itiatrei' of llie  f'lilliul'i Urns .t Honk. Co.. is in town  on a visit, to the company's store here.  Tin* lnel roonnnf IN". -IH'"I lonvn. IV.  1Vr.lt. si'll ineinbi.r for P.-nilV in lbe  N.W. '1'i'ii-ilr rial Legislature by a  niiijin ilv nf I wo.  The Tniil has lioon lirnnrrhl, up In  ������������������opl ���������>������'������ llie Knnf piviv on Ilm Arrnw-  b<>'id-Hfili=oii run. till the water gets  higher in the lake.  A number of il. (',. l'liniii^- li_ r>n<:..e  .������������������_ I11.ini! laken nul in Dnn'ild I".-  "Edmrm! iin iionnln who nre^iiniablv  m!ond I n t"*o"*rocl in lbe Cnn'H' river  country (hi-* season.  The Uicii n n i^ Had fn In. .'ililo lo  ���������i'->i.n'inoo ilia! I Li' i'-.f!-i"*������mal ni-\-  '���������I'l'iniia' isni fi-mn v-hioh .1. Snvayr1 bas  'ii'.'ii oiilTfriiig Toi'. lho mist ff.v days,  lias laken a (urn for the holler.  ��������� Tbo Provinro Huildiii" nml Loan  A ci.v-i.-il inn horo lnl.lv Innnod over  !���������:.<".001 nn erviirilv nf 17i>vo]c(nko real  r-������!alr>. T1' vim ivnnl a ln-in it will mv  *-"ii In i-nll nn Favnlle Tlnkpi*., Aircnl  for above cennpany. MrKenzic! Ave.  Pmv'iic'ul F.n*rinepi' Ciiinbli* bus  lieen visiting I'ls-b frppk and i"*i'pfnllv  hioiTV'tpil thp Fish prppk ivagim road  nnd Ihe silp for (l-,p iirnnr.-ml iipw  iiri.ln-p acrnss I be* pi-ppl: near Ilm lrmn! b  or Pnnl pvock and also the trail on the  soulli side.  Caiilnin Ti*nuii li'TI. for Ttnlisnn (bis  niorriinr". whore ho will t.-ilcp I be  si oamor Ti-.-iil llirniigli In Arrowhead.  A. tbo Trail is a lighter dranglil, linat  sho will lake* Hip nbipp nl' | Uf* 1 Conl p-  nfiv nn Mio Arrnwlioail-Pntisnn rnn.  an.l tlio Knnlonav "will a.tPiid fn Ibp  I'li-inos-s lipl wppii l^nbsnn and Hronk-  lyn.���������Nelson Tribune,  Cbarlos Kpiinodv. wbn for Hip pasr  vour lias boon oniplnvcd as purser on  the slc'inier Tins-.land. h.i<; i-pidgnod bis  rosignpfl bis i-insiticm with llio C.P.T?.  Co. and will loave in a few days fnr  At.!in l,;ikp. whoro bo will again take  nn Ihe steamship bnsinpss under O.-ml.  fi.inlinrti. IConiifdv-      cninyed      (be  disl'iu-tion oT being tlm mnst, ofiicipiit.  and at (hi* same I imc lbe most pnnnhi"  nnrpor nn anv nT Ihe Canadian Pacific  Oniiinanv's steamers in Kootenny.���������  Nelson Tribune'.  CANOE  RIVER  STRIKE  It is always llio unexpected that  bappeps. This is particularly I rue of  a mining country. None of us can  ever lell from day to day from what  quarter news of a fresh discovery will  arise. A case in point lias just arisen.  For a lung time it has been suspecled  that the alnios.1 unexplored district up  lho ("limit* river foiilaitied considerable  mineral deposits, but, nol hing very  di'linili' was ever anniiiiiici'd until lbe  news of the recent strike on SwiTt  Current crock came out, lt, is f]tillt*  likely Hint, tin* report will send a good  ninny pirn-pott ors into tliat country  I'riuii Alberta. Kvery year some of  Hie Filiiionloii placer mineis and  trade'!s pu_h their way into llu:  Yollowliead Pass seeking gold and  fur. The pass presents no great difficulties and these piemoeis frequently  reach the liend waters of Canoe Itiver.  Still it isii long trip as Edmonton is a  good two hundred miles from lhe  eastern slnpe of the mountains by' lhe  I ravelled route and thru Ihero is an-  otlu'i". hnnd red and fifty to reach  CiHine Kiver. The most expeditions  way to reach these' new gold Ileitis is  undoubtedly from some point in North  Kootenay on the main line oT (be C.  P.K. It is claimed that they can be  reached in from 8 to 10 days from  Coition '-flying light."  Now if Mr. McKay returns a favorable report, of this new strike itis quite  likely that lliere will bo a good number of prospectors going in up there  Ibis season. This outlining business  will mean n veiy considerable access  of trade for any point tit which it is  done. Itis well worth reaching out  for nud the town thai is the* jumping  oil' place on llu* main lino for the best  route at llie start nil' is tho town that  is going to get Hie cream of it. These  rushes arc short lived. If anything  can possibly be elone. to get the steamboat scheme of the Big Bend Trans-  portnl ion Co. pushed forward, tho  present, seems nn excellent lime for  doing it.  Monday.'  There will be regular services on  0'ii-i Friil iy nighi in tho .Mi'thodi.-t  {���������'.:'i>-'.-h .-.: 7:30. The choir hnve pi-c-  p.n-.'il special ICnstor music:,for.Stmilay.  ���������Pr.ifi��������� siir Harvey, of Toronto.who  is one of tho niii_-t lenrnocl men in the  .-c-i-*nce of optics in lbe Dominion, is  evpi-cted to pay Kevelstoke" a visit in  the near future.  J. D. Graham's Welcome to Atlin  Great excitement wns caused in  Atlin cily on lhe 101b of Jlarch. says  lbe Newi-Adverliscr. by Hip arrival nf  Jlr. .1. D. Graham, the nowlyapptiintod  gold cciiiiiiiissipnor. Hundreds of  people have, been waiting there for liis  arrival and a grand-; reception was  accorded him. Oir the* 1-ltb instant a  concert and dance got, up by the  Allinitps wns given in honor of .Mr.  Graham. Several addresses wore  made by the leading citizens, who  welcomed tbe gold cnuiniiss. inner in a  right lnyal manner. Mr. Graham  responded, nnd during bis speech snid  that be heartily appreciated Hip  kindness extended to hint, anil hoped  lhat through Hnse atlention to bis  duties and n-fni  iuiiriiiipnrfial���������fnTiT7  bis friends would increase,  that bis stay would be  and   lie   expressed  Atlin   would   rival  forthcoming vear.  IJ" hoped  1  lengthy  one  his   opinion   that  D.iwsnti     in    ilu-  Mr.   Graham  had  Dog Poisoning  Editor Herald: "May 1 nsk lhe  public, through your columns to be  gnod enough lo advise me of all cases  where dogs or other animals have  been wilfully poisoned, ns 1- 11111  instructed to prosecute olVendurs without nny exception? For the information of tho.-c ill-1'ocling por.sons who  have in tin* pnst elone lhis thing with  impunity I wi.-h In" sny Hint the  penally provided by the act is ;i "fine  nf one hundred dollar:*"'and the value  of Hie animal, "or tlnco inonlliM1  imprisonment with hard labor."  Ynii!" etc-..  C. .1. Soi:tii.  Secretary Brii ish  Columbia  Sueiutv  for     lln*    Pievt-iitioii   of   Cttieit  Animals.  Vani-nuivr. Marcli 20lti. ISOfI,  fi  !  1 No r.lu>.lor,.No I'iiei  TORE  99  Just lltisiucs.-i, That's All."  Are now to hand.  AVe have had extensive alterations made in  our premises, ami can shew you an excellent  range of Dry Goods, House* Furnishings,  Mens' Furnishings, Boots and Shoes, Etc.  We invite inspection.  Taylor Block.  McKenzie Avenue.  F-a������!WJ-.WSIiai!W^  @m@m  aa is.  J  B  Ifc^H  aa  Dealer in.  O  # Concert ft  And DINNER  Easter Monday, April 3rd  Methodist Church  Dinner C to 8 0'cloel:, Concert from S:S0.  ADMISSION   50 CENTS.  NOTICE.  .   Applications will  be received by the  undersigned up to.noon on  FRIDAY, MARCH31ST, 1899,  for the position of Cily Solicitor.  w. b. McKechnie,  City Clerk, protein.  ���������I-i-i"l"i"t'l"l-^'Vl--l"t"l"fr-Vt-l"i-l"l->-l~-l-'l">  --.. "5"  - "_-  I Have yon got J  !  Your Spring" i  t    Suit Yet ?'   !  li* not, now i.s Lbe lime to  make you: selections, and  leave your orders. The fit  and linUh is equal lo nny  i:i Canada, and your money  is earned in your own city.  NOTICE  Applications will be received by the  undersigned up lo noon  FRIDAY, MARCH '31ST, 1899.  for the position of City Clerk, Assessor  Collector and Treastu-"!-. Said olllces  lo hu combined. Salary for co.n'.iineid  offices to lie at. rate of $1,000 per year.  The nuplii-ant accept eel to furnish  bonds to (In* amount, of $3,000 satisfactory to tlie Council.  W. IJ. iMcKeciinie,   .  City Clerk protein.  LIKE HOME-MADE BREAD  Tin; Hrcnel   ninelc   by   ns   is   the   licisl   in  UevclstoUe.     Or.r   palronnpe    is   Meartilv  increiibiiit,*.   Give ia-" 11 tri:.1 un<I liccoino onb  of onr e-iLStiiiiier.-; the samo a.s tliu rest of  lliein.  ������.���������������**- OAIT.Y OKI.lVEI'.y.  M'CAGIJE BROS.     -    Front St.  ._  i>.  BIRTHS  ^IR.S. WILSON, $  GlTY TAILOR. f  !-:"{-"f"M"?-M"f"T"{-*  _ -���������  -F-J-^-i":-rf"f"i"i"Fi-!  MrC.M'.-n-iv���������On Sunil-'.y.tlio 20th inst-,  tn  .Mr. and   Mrs.   D." jls Citrlhv.    a  o  M or It is���������On Sunday, tiie 20ih inst.  ..Ml*, and Mr.-. Vv~. Morris, it son.  to j  ���������M--S--l--{--_-H-+l--l->----->-l--l-+-l-l-+-l-I"l"l"_-  iiot recorded "iny fresh claims, but had j ^Tj-->-i-4--i--j--l--^-i--i-----J;:-l--l--l-,-r--l--l--l--l--t-l--!--}--I-  simply     dealt   with   claims  rocortlod |  during t he pa.-t winter.     Sover.-il  lotsj . ���������   u  ���������Now is the bost nine tn  talk, to l���������  A.   FriKT*.  about   that   linnse ynu an  going   to   build.      He   can   give*   youi.  practical  nud   reliubl" advice finm  a1"  thon,ugh .'t'd l-igo t'vpci iont o.--lf        '  Pi-i.v. (���������|->n-t.nIJii'.:.������"k ivr-i.t down to  Kaiiilonp-nu Monday*.-ele.-l.iye-d N~>. 1.  t-iking to the gad a woman nf tin-  town liMiin-il K:I1(* Kn-=. sentcii'-cil to  two iiinr.lhs for drunk and  iii-:nidoi ly. 1  .1. .1. Langs tall*, nf the Trotit T,-iki*|  Topic, was in town yi���������torday. Hoi  repoit* thi- ]iio-p*-ct5 for th.*'Troul. ���������  I..ik'* and Laidonii milling dlii-iruis a.-  hnvp  ln'cn   ,-ct   nsiili..   for   llio  ouildings,   ,-..id   w.-rk    is   oxpe.'  II t ���������'.- -:nn-'. ::s timbor cm li-- ol.  pu'uii'  An Ir.'.po.*;:'.-.j Structure  The-jilan-and speritlciiliiuix fnr llio  now n,ldf"!l..ws ball can bo soon at the  Oriental lintel. Thoy call for a two  -Inroy building OlivoJ. brick voiu-i'icd  wilh a ������-r.lii! In ii-k fi-nn! '.Vi foot high,  j Tho iipp������*r slnri-y will e-ntitiiin   a   lodge  HOW'S YOUR PRiHTiHG ?  DON'T OVFUI.OOK THE  11 Ell A Ml  Hotel Victoria  J, V. PERKS, Prop.  K.-jt'.'I A'vo.'iK-Od'iii-.Ti Uevt in t'ic tdty  for. tliii ivi-zii^y.  "W  H<_._t"I t>>-  !.���������>; n!r   ftn-I olontric Iightunil bell  la ���������- .--Ty r-vjin.  Ilo-irly 'lc .-���������  "������! *���������"'-v-'-cr.  l.otcl nr..l station.  " !uir..'u'i-1-,"-i   In:!.'.-.! Jitniple room.  Yfi��������� Ir.:- ini-.-i.i all tr.ilii..  _H,-J3_v^;x.s roK3, IB. c  I li.  I*.  I ''J  Her  X B(dNs I  i-i 1 it  "(,Ooi) ri'.iijAV.  '���������1  Onlcr now*. (%,  A.M. SMITH. BAKER. $  repoiis ;no   prn-p*-ct=   nu-   in-   1 rum.   Tho nppor stmoy will eotiliiin   11   lodgi* 1  ������_���������'      fl    N    SM TH    RAKEW      tm->  I..,k.*a.,d Laid-niiimnii-.g dlii-in,.s a, .,     ,      )1(t..to, vl]., IV��������� Uiv��������� ���������������������������..    .....j. ..,..,.....���������........ . . +++++++++I .���������?. ' '"    %  l.eniK v.-ty pro unking for a gieal year ���������. .   ' ,. .        ,    ' "M-+ ' ��������������� -I"+������������������"r+������������������������ -I"I~I-+++v -r -i- -I -v-l-I-J*   >rt,v,'.T/;^rtrtvr,vJT^-j1-?rt-/y/_;^.r/i/?jj?rt"/liV,  ofdevohipn'eut. ��������� Irniuiis  six   large-   re-g.ibit   rn.'.i.s   nnd | j-^V^j.^  N-xt Fi i !.iv. b'-irg Good Fridav. is ��������� ! lf,i,,'l���������  <<""'    Jh"   ������,",,",<1   fl,r"'   w"' I  pul.lii I1nlid.1v.    Divine sorvieo will lio1 not be  (im-boel   u!itiloth_     snciolv   -0-  I     .- PICTI FPF  Louisville  Restaurant .  }:-, opposite Coursier's.  >:6   Meals served  at all hours, day  ii] nr night. " >"���������:-  >���������;       Anton! P.o3oclici,  Proprietor. *���������:���������;  ������ JF'Xa.A.IEsrOEIIMIIEA.XjS %  NURSE   LUCAS  L. O. S . London, England.  Tniiiie.l,,, expcricneuil,     inctlli-iil,     Mirpii'iil,  oli.-.tetr!'-aI nur-e. open 10 cMipHiri'inent.  Aiiclre":s:   XUItSE'l.roAS, l;������i-i'l_,toke.  GO  o  *-(_-H  O  0  pi  Gents' Fu -nishing,s,i  Boots and Shoes,i  Hats and Caps,;  Stationery,;  Tobaccos,;  Cigars, Etc.,1  Fancy Articles,1  Patent Medicines, Etc.;  M  0  w  hi  r.  >  r.  18  *?<_-^-r0v,^-fai^a-i^54������g^8s^yi  SS-sV-vD O^-ul^-it^gJ-vO %j<:������h������ QJ^^Jl 0-/<giS;  ..Game Traps..  We have Jusl received a slock, of Traps, Numbers 0 and 1. Send iii your  orders al once as lhey are going fast. Hunters and Trappers are  right vp to dale xoilh our new Savage Rifle, 30-303 ; almays a slock  on hand. A good heavy reliable revolver is not to be despised when  Mr. Silver Tip is al close quarters. We vnll close out our present  stock al cost.  HARDWARE AND  TINSMITHING ^_-_-������������_.  W. M. LAWRENCE,  REAL ESTATE  MINING-  EDUCATIONAL' CARD  Pencil drn.vintTi blnck and colored crayons,  oil mul water color on on.im_s fcillc, chinn", etc.  Two hours weekly:   ?l ]icr month.  - Km.Msh   lev-Miin-r  rlittisf -G   hours  weekly, frS  per  inonih".     Trench, li  hotirii" weekly, $1 jut"  inontli.     I-iitin, 2 hour* weekly,?! per niontti.  P per-inl term.-- to fiitnilies.  A*fhtre������*.������:     MN?  Steele,   McKenzie  Avenue,  opposite'I'nylor Uloek.  FAYETTE RMU_fp        '        ._  CAN  Insure yoi-.r property ngainst loss  by lire.  Insure   vor.r  I.ife ��������� "Aci'lclent   Or  llentb." .  Offer yon u eliKiiec to invest Hamuli  or lArirc amount of your enrnhiKs  or capital at u prolllable rate of  Interest.  LOAN YOU  MONEY-  -���������=^.������9  g/9~Oulv Ilcsl (.'oinpnuli's lleiireienlecl.  O.liic JleKf'ii-le Avenui'.  ���������{"{"I"I-'{'+.H������f"l'-l.l-H-.>-|.<..i..T-I..l-'H"{"i-I-  held in   St. Peter's  cliurcli   a'   11  a.m. j cun*.    a   l.-niiul.    The   bnildiiig    will  and   7:30   pin.    f'boir ^pinctic ^ after j present a vc-iy handsome  apponrniiri*.  Tenile-is for lb'.* erection of Ibis  builel-  ivill   also  Catholic  the fvening sot vice-. Th'UP  be sei vie- in tli'- ilfiniali  ch:irc-h at 1:'-10 p.m.  The April i-.iim'if"' of fhe IJelinwilor  is call.-d the Sprint' .Vuiiibe-r, and  i'ml".xli-.-s a e oinpiohonsivo summary  nf p;e..i>iit and incoming sty!"- in  i-n i y dcp.il tment of drr-ss. ,i choice  vai i.'l y of articl.'s nf st.-rling literary  i'vc*-]l>-iKf :i".d a pre.fusion <.f cbar.ic-  teristic-. social and hutisehiilil feat tires.  Mar dnpa'd.    pio-idont     of    the  ing must be in the hands of A. (I.  Thompson, Oriental hotel, by I! o'clock  lo-inoriniv evening.  Carr.bridjeGot There at Last  In the Oxford-Cambridge linat rne-o  Saturday morning Cinil'iicigo won.  The "'Gib annual boat r-iPii bet ween  crews- representing iiiiivc-r..ilic.s of  Oxford and Cambridge miveil today  over tlie usual course from Putney to  Mm I lake, a distance of four and ono  quarter mil. s and was won by Cambridge for the lirst time in ten yoars.  Tiro oilicial time was 21 miriiitos, Tour  seconds.  wlni'e -ilo f;:::i ..r A -Mac loii.-i'd k Co.  retm n������-el !:ri:n liio south nn Saturday  :u:(l iioiitiu-t, lie anel P. Chapman  found it impos=il-li.* to make their  c.intompiate'd Irip through K.ist  Kootenay and had to a'bandon the'  idea f.ir the pio-iont. P. Cbanman is  taking stock in Xel-on and will lie: in  town in a couple of weeks.  II. Mr-Dim nnd. of Milford. Hants  Co.. V.S.. has written tlio IlKH.M.r. tn  n=k if .-n:v euip bore has- nnv woi el of  JUrl.nie! '.McDiarniid. He" ioft this u"-.  pbiop for Klondike in Oot riber 1WI7 and | received a iliei|iu. for SfiOO from llie  hi? r"in!ive? have received no word Pho.'iiix Fire Iiisiirance Co. thiough  irom hiin since July 1st. 1SB. If any lheir I*eve..Kt���������ke agenls, Mo-srs. Haig  Pf-i.-nn in town   hns  anv   later  intelli- ~~ ,    ,    .  , p-nre of him tliey will'great Iv oblige-   ���������������������'' Cr.igo. being the .-iiiioiuit  of their  by coininunicating with the  IJkrai.d.   claims in full.  A Froir.pt Settlement  .lii'velstokc   Photo     Co.  have  S.O.E.B.S.  Mrinln'i'si nf the Clint nn Lodge.  S. f). 10. li. S., ar." n*i|iie*-t'*d to attend  ii mooting to I.e held on Frielay isvn-  iug. Mnri-li !"tlst. ,-it S p.m., in tin" ant"  mom of Tapping's now tboatio.  Moinli'-rs d'.'Mii nu- of proposing r-nndi-  dal.'S for ineiiibersliip in lodge can do  sn by entering applicant'.- namo along  wit li Tfor. propo.-iiion fee: ll. the see re*  lai-y <il or befoie tbe mcoliiig.  IJ. Sta.upkh,     ���������  Socielarv.  PICTURE  FRAMES  r.rw>n  having orijor���������l I*!ctii.-.> Friini-! from  .ran aiul not r.yle'-iriinrf tiiei.-i ..j.on'  ..-.i v������-r-,, fun nf.-v ob'ain theni from mc a* a  G-i-HTLY RF.OUOEO rate, ;li<*y harms;  },-.-n l.-ft !n my .'!!������r;'.'. Anyon,-*, of cnrn-. t-pti  i-,iv ��������� _.r-t ff.:r,i'. f,r-t'-'io;. i_*-..f i. j-plr^rul!.! lot,  f'.iil  at  rtsi'lT.c".   rj.-rri.T   Kin?  en'I    l".-or'i  M. PE'ITIPIECE  ���������rSu    _  Hack and Cough.  Your Life Away  INSURANCE  AGENT  McKenzie Avenue  - McKenzie Avenue, Revelstoke, B.C.  C. P. R. Watch Inspector.' Best Repair Work in-the City. A Fine  Stock of Watches, Clocks, Wedding Rings, Engagement Rings,  Jeweilry, Silverware Etc' * ,  -.,....-... __.���������������,__.______._, u. _���������.������������������__��������� .._p.u _c_.-,._i._.u._n_.r____i  NOTICE  In  the   County   Court of  Koolenay  lleililen at Fort Steele.  No. If> of IH'.iS.  In llie mutter of Kclna Demon ilofonsi-il. nml  In tlif mailer of tin; "Ofllcinl Ailinliilslrnlor'.s  Act," ilali'.l lf.tli ilnv of Mnri'h, IK'.c.i, upon reiul-  liiK Hie allli'.iivitsiif Walter SVotl, uii'l .luine-i K.  Armstrong, It is onlerctl llint .linnet 1*.  AriiiilnniK, Oilicial A.liiilnlsirntor for lliu  lloiinly lloiirt Iilsirli'l of Kooletiyy. ..Iinil he  A.lmiiilstrnlc.r of all nnil slninila'r the ^ooiIm,  chattels niu! cre-flltsof Kelnii licinon rlei-i'iiscil.  Am! Dint tills onlcr he puhllslieil in two  rniis'.'i'iilivu weekly issues of tliu Hkiiai.d, n  ni.H'-i|>_pcr imhllhliecl at ltevclntoke In the sakl  Con niy.  '-W7 (St'il.)      J. A. FORIN.  Brass  Band  TAPPING'S   OPERA   HOUSE  ...-Tuesday, April 4lli....  Tiio'Iinri'J   hn:_ secured  tiie, n^istni.^f  of the  Dramatic Cluti, who up* inking jmrt iu thc  IV'^'riiniiii.',  ADMISSION 50 CENTS.  -u  ���������>  I MAVIO ALL TIIK LATEST  ^ 'I'i  V.v KipMoL'. Anthony Hope, U. Hltlvf  IlHKKrtrd, fjitnf'.-r, llri\], ������ iiin, sicukic-  wirv, f'tc , nli������f~ ������i ni-.v lot of l:rlii*.li  fiilumbia .  ���������PHOTOGRAPHS  Caj-_-.NI";l.!.~"II TOI!A( ("OS.  '���������I  A  LITl'LK I1AMP  \  f-ITTLK COLD  A   LITTLE COf*f;|[  A  lilGGEU COIJGII  A KOUEIt TIIItOAT  I.N* THE CI HOST  OS TIIE LCXGS  P.VEl'MOMA  FIOVEIIS  (XlNSCMI'TfOX  Tiik  WAV  TIIKY  A I.I,  ' UICOI.V  \Xji  9"  Opposite C.P.H. Station  i  CHECK  IT  NOW  IM'fll.  Dr. Mackenzie's English  Cough Balsam  GEO. F, CURTIS  "TIIK OliUCOIST,"  Pue-ces������or to tlie McP. A. XV. Co,,  "'.EVEf/STOKl* STATION,  IS. C.  TENDERS  WANTED  ii       ���������  Fetilc<1 Temlers will lie receiveil bv tlie uniler.  i-lgnol up to the luth ilay of April next ut  noon for sinking IOOxIxR prospcel shaft on tlie  Clciiiziirv mine, the contractor to provide al!  iniitorhd, tools. jiow.Ier ami provisions. Further particulars can be nblafue'l by applyiiii;  eillier in person or. letter to me ut Ifevelstoke.  The lowest or any tender not neeessurily  aeccplcel.   -  Itevelstoke, March 7th, IM?.  IW JOHN Jl. SIUHAI.D.  Undertaking and Embalming  R. Howson & Co.,  Mackenzie Ave.  Wholesale and Retail Dealer in Furniture  LICENCE AUTHORISING AN EXTRA-PROVINCIAL COMPANY  TO CARRY ON BUSINESS.  'COMPANIK-H ACT, 1897."  Abbott Mines Company, Limited  Notice  THNPERS will be received by the iindcr-  Hiiriioel up to noon on Monday, April lllth lfc!l!l,  for an extension diirini_; the cominir summer  r.f tie- prevent tunnel into the Abbott claim,  ��������� lliMl'."! on llnlcv Creel:, I.anlcau eiistriot.  The present tninicl is Lf.Sfo.'t loni.', nnd tills  will have to l,e e .tended until it crosscuts the  vein renuiri-jr an extension of nbout SOU feet.  This extension niu������t be 0 feet 0 inches in hctirht  bv-l feet in w-l.ltli and- continued on tlie line  oi thc present tunnel.  Tenders must Mtiite prices jicr lineal foot of  n'w tunnel exchvnted, wliich j.rice will cover  all expanses .'..nnected with maintainiincc of  present tunnel while work is in progress.  Contractor to furnish all tools, labor, plant,  etc., required.  The lnvef-t or any tender not necessarily  accepted.  H. ABBOTT,  President Abbott Mines Co.. Limited,  Vaucouver, B. C. ���������  Canada: j-  Provikce or Uritish Columbia, i  No. 128.  THIS IS TO CERTIFY that "The British  T.lon Clold Mininsrund Development Company  of Ontario, Limited," " Non-1'ersonul Llabil--  ltv," is authorized "nnd licensed to carry on  business williiu tlie Frovinconf British Columbia, and to carry out or effect all or any of tho  objects hereinafter set forth to which' the  legislative' antlioritv of the Legislature of  British Columbia extends.  The head ollice of the Company is situate at  Owen Sound, Province of Ontario, Canada. *  The amount of the capital of the Company is-  oinlity thousand dollars, divided into four  thousand shares of twentv dollars each.  The Company Is specially limiteei under  section 60 of the said Act.  The  head  oflice of   tlie  Company in  this ���������  I'rovince is situate at Kcvclstokc, ntid John  Manning?  Scott, Bnrrister-at-Law,   whose   address Is Kevelstoke aforesaid, is  tho attorney  for the Company.  The objects for which the Company have been  established are:���������  dc-  10 carry on in an tneir Drancncs the opi  tions ol a mining, milling, reduction ana  velopmcnt Company.  -  Given under my hand nndseal of oflice at Victoria, I'rovince of British Columbia, this ninth  day of February, one thousand eight hundred ���������  and ninety-nine.  [L.S [ S. V. WOOTTON,  17���������Iw        Registrar of Joint Stock Companies.  For Sale or To Let.  Buildings in varietv for sale or to let'.  20-2S iApply to R. TxroiS.*.  J*3  "ST2


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