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Revelstoke Herald 1899-07-15

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 _____!  H<,erLHjxAjji7j   Wy V^ i'  ��������� "*��������������� I  .  ('  -ISSUED   T^W"ICE--A.--W-E3EK:--"V7'E3D3SrESID^.YS    -A-DSTI-     S-^-TTTjELZD^TTS-  Vol.  III.    No.  55.  REVELSTOKE, B. C. SATURDAY, JULY 15,1899.  $2,00 a Year in Advance.  ,i  *-j  \  IS  OUR  FIELD  Our  business is steadily  Our slocks are  lnrger limn ever. Wc buy  in car loud lots. Our tv are-  room and cold fctorage facilities are tlie be**t in Revelstoko. We have it large  branch store at Trout Lake  Ci<y.  The Lardeau and Trout  Lake district is now* coming  to the front; shipping mines  alreud^y, and railway transportation by competitive'  companies is now a certainty. And tve arc well  prepared to supply miners'  and .prospectors' complete  outfits.  Have ITou  Made Up  Your Mind    ���������  what you "would like ' for  your new ant? No matter  wliat kiml of clothes, style,  coli'i' or pattern you fancy  most. Ci-mo and examine our  new and up-to-date stock.   .  I Men's Shoes  for Summer  Every shoe in this show  ing is new*:' new in pretti-  ne.-s as well us in fashion,  j material and making. V/e  j liave been appointed sole  agents for the "Slater Shoe"  but have plenty other makes  and styles for uny preferring them. , -.   '   -  About  J   Prices _   ..'   "When tve sell you an  article at SI it's worth SI;  straight business methods  at tins store. Our business  is to sell general merchandise not only this year, but  next year and years after.  That being the ease, it is  simply business common  sense for us to sell tlie very  best goods tve can a.s cheap  as we can. We want your  trade, and we are making it  worth your while to, trade  with us, This you know or  tvill know. Ali branches of  our business are to be kept  right up to ihe times and  the prices kept down.  If You Can't  Call on Us  tve tvill call on you���������just let  us hear from you. Our- advertisements are plain facts  plainly stated. We invito  investigation of them in  nnv manner. "  C.B.HUME&C0.  Wholesale and Retail  General Merchants.  evelstGke,  B.C.  SPLENDID SEND OFF FOR  GRAND AND SUCCESSFUL OPENING.  Amid the enthusiasm of hundreds of pleased shoppers, the Big Store commenced its  annual July and August cheap sale on Saturday last and the large sales again testified  to the increasing popularity of this, the greatest of all cheap sales. Low prices, coupled  with aoods ot known high quality, have proved an attraction sullicient to crowd every  aisle each day and buying opportunities are plentiful. A visit and critical inspection  will reveal exceptional bargains. i  ^ Brilliant Bargains in  I Dainty Washing*  %��������� TFaT-vynocs   -Extraordinary Price  ������ _.d,UXl-/l-.   Reductions.  The opening bargains  in tliis section bi ought  hundreds of pleased  buyers. Every runnier  was ciowileil wilh ladies  buying from tlie immense piles of beautiful  fabric.--. This is un opportunity thnt seldom  occurs, to buy'attiaet-  i v e and. seasonable  gooels at what it. costs  to make theni. - Here's  the price Mure Monday.  PRETTY PRINTS���������  Lot 1���������ij pieces of  pretty  prints,   new  Mimics.  patlertis, special value lui'. .) illy sale price   ENGLISH PRINTS -  new  .. .7c  diiiulv  English  Prints, exquisite  newest patterns.   12U-  new shades,  uhir value 20c.   13c  Lot 2���������Hi) pieces i  f-ibrics.-last dye,  HO  inches wide,  regular price 15c. .1 niy sale price...;....  DAINTY GINGHAMS-  Lot-.'J ���������lo  pieces  of  Scotch   Gingham".  new designs, new elic'cits. fust dye  and 25c. .1 uly sale, price ,���������  'dimities���������  20 pieces Dimity Muslin. '31), inches wide, fast dye  exquisite effects.' usual price 25c, July sale price.  .COLORED LAWNS���������  15 pieces colored,lawns,"' white,' pink, cream und blu������"  exquisite fabrics and fast. dye. regular  sale price .   .-   Another Lot of  Hosiery  at 15c a loair.  Some more of those stockings wliich  created  such  a .-ensation the other week.    Those who were too lute  then should be on hand   early   lo   liny from these.  15   doz  only  Ladies'  Black Cotton   jjoso, fast black  goods, selected from lines thut.  were  made  to  sell at  25c a pair; July sale price 15c  25 doz Bovs' Black Ribbed Hose,   fast  blnck, all sizes  j rom o'  to'  ..25i  Ladies' Sailor Hats.  The salo of 50 pretty sailor hats, nutria med, in white  blue und brown, will cause a .sensation. Lnd.iy  they are excellent value at 75i: each, July sale   50c  Shirt Waists.  '"* Vi  ORANGEMEN CELEBRATE  THEIR ANNIVERSAY DAY IN THE  CITY.  NEARLY 200 VISITORS PRESENT  Hundreds of pretty.Siiirt Waists  in cambric and percale, regular  value $1.00, July sale price.. .00c  L  price  ind  20c; July  ....15c  /^5^':*  .j Ladies'    dainty    Shirt .  Waists,  1   beautifully   ni.'de   in   the  latest  i*,styles,   regular   value $1.25. .Inly '  i  -aie, [nice.  73c  on    Mondnv  s t.h'ey won't  Ladies'. "Wrappers  at 81.00������  e'acli.  On sale Monday morning, lifty ladies  line American percale wrappers, ( ool  and comfortable for summer wear,  curcfiillv sewn' and finished, good  colors in blue and white, pink and  while, green and whtle. mauve and  white. The poorest one in the lot is  selling today ut. $1.25. The best qualities are marked at $1.50 each; on  Monday you may have your pick  from the lot for -. $1.00  Reasonable Prices for Worthy  JXnderlwear<^_-^_^_  Not the cheap trashy  kinds _ that will liardly  staiiil washing, and nothing in slock lhat has grown  did and shop worn; all  bright. new garments,  carefully made and finished  of materials that will bear  the closest inspection. We  {lie expeits ut gathering  good underwear and know  how to sell it.chcup.  Ladies* Skirts, white cotton, deep umbrella frill,  lien Ilv tucked yoke bands,  each." '...: $1.25  Ladies' Skirt*, fine while  cotton, yoke bauds and  Chester " tucks, finished  with dcen trill of tine embroidery." $1.00  Lndies'Gowns, fine  cotton.   Mother   Hubbard  yoke  insertion across front with frill of embroidery around  neck     05c  Ladies' Ribbed Vests without   sleeves,   the  15c  kind  July sale price. 3 for    25c  Ladies' Aprons, fine lawn, regular 40c \-.-ilue, July snie  price    25o  Men's S7.50 Serge  Suits for S5.00.  A rare good chance for the first ten men who get to  the store on Monday morning. A splendid serge  suit for $5.00 instead of $7.50, our regular price.  Onr great sale of reninniils will start,  morning. Come early (o get your pick  last long.  ��������� We solicit yonr orders by mail.     We know   you'll  be pleased with the iruods.    If not you cun have your  5nioiii'y refunded us readily as we leceived it.    Put'us  lo the test mid see for youi self.  Summer Furnishings.  Read over the. list of men's  furni.ihings for summer wear  and yau'll nob find our stock  lacking in any one thing.  Completeness is one; of. its  leading fe-itutcs. Combine  that, feature with our reasonable prices and you'll understand why this is such ������,  popular men's furnishings  store.  Fine Double Thread   Balbrigg.ui   Underwear   sateen  facings, overlock seams, French   neck,   close   weave.  all sizes, per suit: ' $1.25  Men's Pique Ties in   graduated   Derby   shape, latest  patterns in fancy figures, full leiiglh. 3 for 25c  iMeii'^--Cotl(in-Stocks,-good_weight,_regiiIar__valiie_2()c_  a pair, 2 pairs for ." '- 25c  Men's Bicycle Hose, deep1 ioil   top.   fancy check and  plain pattern's, light cashmere feet 75c  Men's   fine. Scotch   Zephyr   Shirts,   neglige   bosoin,  laundried neck and bands, detached collars and culls.  regular value $1.50. July sale price, each  $1.00  Men's _J-.--U.on   Night' Robes,   collar attached, made  with pocket, large size bodies, ull sizes !)0c  The Salmon Arm Lodge Turned Out  Nobly.���������Big Parade.���������Plenty of Mnsic,  Good Dinner and Supper.���������Interesting  and Instructive Addresses. ��������� Lively  Sports.  Tlie I'oiiiiiieiiior.itioii of the dale  of  the commencement of religious liberty  for     the     English      speaking      race  at     the     battle     of       the.     jioync,  in     this     cily,    commenced     at     an  early hour   on   Wednesday   morning.  Tho wealher   was. all   that  could  he  desired.    Au all-night  session   of  lhe  L. O, L., 105S,   helped   to   keep  things  warmed np  for  the  d'iy.      Ac,   l:'3l) it  committee nf  Orangemen   met  a fow  visitors who came in on No. 2. Quite a  few from   eastern   points  came  in  on  tl-.e evening beforo.     Tapping's  opera  house   was    littingly   decorated   hoi li  inside and out, an arch was   built and  everything pul in readiness to receive  the visitors.     At   0:30  the  adjourned  meeting   of the. lodge convened and  initialed   some   new     members.    The  local lodge and* visitors  present  then  formed into a procession,  and  headed  by lhe Revelstoke City Band, inarched  to the  station   to  meet  Ihe  brethren  and friends from the west. The visitors  were   given   a   cheering   and   hearty  reception.    They  immediately  joined  the. big procession and marched to the  lower town,   returning   to  Tapping's  opera house nt 12 o'clock.    Thi'  was  a   creditable   one,   and   if  large  numbers, brass band and fife and drum  music go for anything, it was certainly  the biggest event of the kind ever held  in Revelstoke.     An   excellent  dinner  was held  in   the  hall, by   tho  L.i dies'  Aids of both the Methodist  and  Presbyterian churches, while refreshments  were', dispensed      by      a,     bevy    .of  pretty girls.    At 2  p.m.   Worshipful  Master   Birney   took    the. chair and  culled the large crowd to order,   inl reducing Rex. .1. B. Powell, of Euderhy,  B.C.,-mil  R'.'v.  rf. J. Thompson.  Rev.  Thos. Menzies and  Mr. H. C. Pollock:  Short,   spicy,   instructive  and  appropriate addresses were delivered  to, an.  appreciative audience.    ,       '       _v ���������....  At 2 p.m. the programme  of  sports  was taken up and run ofi" quickjy  and  smoothly.    Some of  the  events   were  intensely   interesting'.      The   100 and  220 yards dash was  closely" contested.  The afternoon   was  almost  too warm  for comfort, but plenty  of  entries  in  all lhe. events made  the, spoils, interesting  while  they  lasted.    Following  is a. list of the prize winners: ���������  30 Yiinls?!i, Hoys under 12 years ���������fit 00  1 Oo  P0  00  CO  ���������1 00  00  3 00  .-.0 Yds. .Mnn'- Knee, over *_.' Hi-. 2 00  II. A. Upper lit, llo!> 1 "lcmnii; -ml.  220 Yuril-, upon     I" 00     '  K. ll. .1. c. .Iiiliiisuii lit. lint) Fleming 2n<  1--1.Goods���������Bourne Uro-.  2ml, Silvern tiro��������� \V. M. Lawrence.  12^-^ inul SptKiii Itaec    \) 00  "W. Smythe 1-t, Neil 2ml.  Wliei_lli.iri.nv Hnce    SOO     :  K. Forrest IM, it. Petlipieco 2ml.  l'lniiiniK Hop, Step nml .lump     3 00  XV. I'.niitieviiinii lsl 0.1'i'.'ltl 2nd.  I-i. Clock���������o. II. Illlini' .. Co.  2nd, Suit nnd Pepper Set���������XV. M.  i.uw reiice.  Suck Unro    "100  Kurt I'eiilpiccc 1st, il. Pettipiece 2nd.  Thrce-I.e^ed lltn'c         6ki  Scott mid 1're-ton Nt, Alton  nnd  Franklin  211.1.  lsl,. Iiiivini:_ctl���������K. M. Allen.  2nd, A.-li Trny���������-XV. il. Lawrence.  ."HI Vnrds Con-oliition Unce     :t ("0  .1. i'.Mllpiece l.-l, A. il. McDonald 2nd.  At 5:.'j() p.m. supper was served in  the opi'i'ii house nud well patronized  judging from Ihe continued replenishment of supplies in demand.  Next came I he tug-or-wur. I). Alton  and J. CI. Allan, as captains, choose  teams of eight, and after a long, li.ird  and exciting pull, the decision was  awarded lo I). Alton.  The Orangemen lhen reassembled  nnd p-irailed lo the station to j-je the  western visitors olf and had their  photographs laken by II. II. Tiuemun  on the hillside back of the C. P. R.  dining lull, and then returning lo  their hall, closed the lodge in due  form.  A hearty vote of thanks was unanimously passed by lhe brethren to lhe  Presbyterian and Methodist church  Lndies' Aid, I.o the speakers mid the  many visitors.  A timet and impromptu social bop  took place in the hall in the evening  under tho direction of D. Alton.  Alessrs. Ahlin, Walorson. Wood and  Smith furnished the music.  Over 100 visitors from Salmon Arm  were in the city.  Not a man from Kamloops put in an  appearance. A telegram was received  by Secretary R. P. Pettipiece at, the  eleventh hour saying that the agent  at Kamloops had no advice re advertised rates. But this seems improbable us all the agents along the line  seemed to have that advice. It was.  probably a mistake on the part of the  remittor at Kutulnops. He must have'  meant "no excuse." This' is the  second   time   the   Kamloops   L. O. L.  have disappointed Revelstokers. nut it  is not. likely to occur again. -  Tlie musical selections  lendered   by  the band were admirably executed and  too much praise cannot  be  given   the  leader, and   uieinbers   for   the   great  strides     made     towards  evinced iiy their, recent performances  The Ladies' Aid so( ieties -cleaned up  $200.    Well, they earned it. and more.  Their   arrangements   for-  the  dinner  and supper were perfect.  The 12lh of July of 1S00 will   long be-  remeiubered as  the   '-best  thing  ever  happened'' by every  Orangemen   who'  was fortunate enough to be present.  RICHES   AT OUR VERY DOORS  Eiirl Pettipiece 1st, S. Uiiiier 2nd.  50 Yards Dash, Girls under 12 years   I 00  Kinimi Leveque 1st, Ida llarkcll 2nd.  50 Yards Dash. Bovs under 1,"> venr.-   2 00  O. Forrest 1st, il. Petllpiec'e 2nd.  50 Yards Dasli, Girls under 1"> years   I oo  May Julian 1st, A. Leveque 2nd.  100 Yards, open   10 00  K. 1). ���������(. C. .loliiiaon 1st, W. Hoiinevinan  1st, Suit of Ulotlies���������Jas. Gill & Co.  2nd. Allium���������P. B. Wells.     -  50 Yards Slow llicvele Race    3 00  Frank Brown 1st, M. Pettipiece 2nd.  1st. Box Oloirs���������0. J. ."mini.  2nd, Fountain Pen���������C. I). & 11. Co.  \-i Mile Hash, Bicycle  .*    5 00  Frank Brown 1st, W. Iliuilt 2nd.  1st, Bicycle Lamp, Morris & Steed.  SO  50  1 00  Placer Fields Discovered on   she   West  Coast of Vancouver Island.  Sensational news has been brought  from the west const of Vancouver  Island by the steamer Willapa, which  arrived at, Victoria Tuesday. It i.s  tliat rich placer fields have been discovered at a point locally known as  Wreck Bay, .about five miles from  Eucluelet, and not far from the uppei-  entrauce to Alberni canal. The distance is about 150 miles by waier from  1 w j Victoria und the Willapa passes the  spot on every trip. Practically all the  i oast, in the iinniediatP vicinity has  already been staked in Sci-acre claims,  ivilha formal notice on each centie  stake of the locators intention to  apply for record 30 days hence. The  lie.u-li is lovel. although broken and  rock-strewn, both above and below,  and skirts the Pacific with a mass of  black sand.  That this black sand is rich in gold  was discovered by Tyee Jack, an  Indian resident of the coast, some  weeks ago, but it has been .1 religiously  guarded secret until the present trip-  of the steamer, .although her officers  were given a hint that was useful to  them on the previous voyage.  From thesingle tests that have thus  far been made it appears that llieie is  an abundance of piecious metal in tbe  sands. Mr. McKenzie. the storek eeper  at Dodge's Cove, who was one of the  first to reach,the scene, is reported to  havo cleaned up $9 in a single day  with the crudest possible appliances.  Another . miner.   Joe   D'inkwatciv  from Glayoquot, took up a pan of  the  sand, hupliazai-d'niid washed   it in the  .  presence of an. interested  group,   thi.  return being $2.10.  Captain Charles Hackett, Victoria,  who is on the coast with the sealing  schooner Libbie. heard of tlio. finds  while looking for a hunting ci ew and  s\r:iek out immediately for the locality  in which tliere seemed to be a prospect  of quicker fortune"'. He paid $50 for it-  half interest iii'n claim thai had been  staked the day before and is proud ot  his bargain.  Then cnuie Captain Victor .lacobson  of the Minnie,   who   acquired   a   half  interest in Capt._I.ucketl's  property;  and Rev.   Mr.   Swai-tout,   one   of  the  best known missionaries on the  coast,-  ���������-vho also invested.. *.  ��������� By this time, however, most of  the  ,pLTr"^!0n-i beach, had   been staked,... Settlers  to-  the number of 11,or  15   had  swooped  down on the beach (nitnost  in   a  day.'  located, and are now"holding  to  their *  properties iu firm, belief of  tlieir rich-*  ness.' ������������������-^ ~V -  This was how  matters   stood-when  the Willapa left the scene, for Victoria.  Cory Menhenick was in town on the  twelfth! lie is jubilant, over ihe prospects of his townsite .it. the mouth of  Pool creek, which he thinks will turn  out a hot number, as both railways  liave surveyed a line right through  it, running up Fish creek as far as the  townsite and then turning ea������t  through the canyon. The C. I?. R.  party under Surveyor Doucet was in  rami) on the townsite. when Mr.  Menhenick left. A hotel is already in  operat.ioil on the townsite and Mr.  Menhenick lias just finished putting  up a residence for himself.  The lecture, on' Abraham'Lincoln'  was not so well attended, on AVednes-  dav :u* was hoped:..hul this was'  to be accounted Tor by ihe^ extreme  heat of the evening and tlie fact' that  many were -thoroughly tired out hv  the sports of the day.vMr. Thompson ,  gave a brief resume of the life, of the  great liberator "whose proudest monii-.  ment shall be. the broken fetters or  the slave.-' A collection of SS.75 wns  contributed to the St. James' Relief  Fund. Mr. Alluin and Mrs. Dr. Jeffs  sang very appropriate solos, which  were loudly applauded. (-  >H = ������������������ = ��������� '���������  t  Screens for Doors  and Windows.  Didn't dare say much about them because we found  hard   work to   keep   pace   with   the    This  'morning a fresh lot will be'ieady at these prices-  Screen Doors, stained, sizes 2 feet 10 inches by  (i  feet   ^  10 inches    ~. .$1.25  {'  Adjustable Window Screens, all sizes $1.25  ������  Silk G-loves  at 25c a pair.  Some of our 35c and SOc summergloves will be cleared  out on Monday morning at twenty-five cents a pair.  They are made "of heavy Milanese, silk, colors, lans,  all sizes for ladies.  Camping Groceries.  Before leaving on your camping expedition come  and consult u������ about the eatables -you'll require.  We can be very helpful to you and save you money  as well. When away i'i om the city be free to order  from us by mail: we will .attend to yonr older  promptly unci carefully.  -*���������"-?  ���������^^zg&Wi ggg^g^S^g^P^ k  CONSULT THE PRICE  LIST OF  he f onsumers' Wholesale Supply  Store  WHEN YOU WANT TO BUY CHOICE  t  iiii.  GReGERIES  --*-    llll'TIM-fl''  ������5XS������SSXs������SX^������������S)S������S^ ���������>���������*���������> ������������������������>  i*******'**********'***'***, ���������H4t*������44f*4t������*4*4������*������<HHHf������44f������** &<tt**������**1(������**������**4f'********4*  By consulting-this list, housekeepers gWecairy'a complete stock of-  tvill see whether they   nre   paying too t    ^tapi c Aiun cAvr  much for their supplies,   so it, is tvorth \  tvhile having this list in tlie house :is^  it tvill \  SAVE MONEY \  FOR YOU. %  STAPLE AND FANCY GROCERIES,  TEAS, COFFEES, SPICES, DRIED  FRUITS, FLOUR AND - FEED,  MINERS' AND PROSPECTORS'  SUPPLIES, CHOICE CREAMERY  BUTTER, CHEESE, FRESH   EGGS.  tve   tvill %  Special quoin! inns given 'on large  quantities. Bstimates furnished  promptly. Special intention given  to large orders for the entire supplies for hotels, boarding houses,  camps and mines.  Send   us  your address   and  mail you a copy of this list, which tvill 8>  show you what  the  best  of goods are g>  honestly worth. %     Mail Orders Promptly Attended To.  %  THBE. APPXjETON Company,  _ P.*B!V*B!T.RTmnr.I B. C,  :0  ,<���������  m������>&? '. '%'���������  Revelstoke  Herald  Pnbll_hed in Interests o  Ssvel*.fllc������.   l_irde������n, B1b Bond, Tront Lake  IlllclUewftOt, Albert Canyon, Jordan  fa&o aud Eagio _*a������a liiBirleta.  . JOHNSON Proprietor  Jl d^ml-Weoklj* Journal, published In the  l___*re������u~ ot Kevuutoke and tho eurround nR  drtnet, Wednesdays and Saturda>s, maklnK  ioseel oonnectlona with all trains.  Advertising Bates: Display ads, SI..W por  column iue_.*2.UUpertnch whenlnsertcdon title  cage. Legal ads. 12o p.-r (nonparolll line for  tlm Insertion ; So for eaoh additluniili-sortlon.  Reading notice*, 15������ per line each issue Bi 5 h,  ���������iarrlagoAnd Death notiuea, tree.  Subscription Rates: By mail or carrier. $2.00  per annum;  ������__.��������������� lot six months, slnclly in  JufTob Department:. Ihe HEiiALn Job  Department is one of tho bout equipped  prinllmj offices in Wesi Kootenay, and is pro-  pared io execute all kinds of prlnOiiK in fir*!  e_u������ style at honest prices. Ono prico to all.  No job too largo���������none too small-for us. Mail  orders promptly attended to. Give us a trim  on your next order.       _     , ,  To Correspondents: Wo int correspondence on any buhject of Interest -.0 tlm Kcncrnl  public, and deoire a rellabl' reRUlar corioa  pondent tn overy locali1 surroiiiuliiip  B-velstoke. In all cases llio bona lido nam.  o'. the writer niuftftccomrauy manuscript, bin  r ot necessarily f"r pubilcatioc  Address all communications  REVELSTOKE HERALD  NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS-  QUICK  MILLIONS  Somo ot    the    Mon    Who  Suddenly  Achieved   Hugo   Woalth   Out  o������ Cripplo Creole Minos  THE YUKON CHARGES  I   All (gpjndence    must   bo    lcfe'lbl."  *rilte_on   o   a.uo of the paper only.  J. Corrosn: ldence couiiunliiK persona.  i_hturmu_-   be sinned with tl.a pr pur iiaiiu  3. .oneapondonoo with ruferencc to anj  thins that has appoared In (mother pawi'  must first bo offeree for publication to thai  ������er beforo it can appear iu  LARDEAU  LOOKING UP  From the Calgary Herald  The news that half the townsite of  Ferguson has been ".purchased by the  Northern Pacific railway will he gooel  reading for investors in Lardeau real  estate. This assures tho future of  Ferguson. Two railways are now  heading for this rich mining camp, a  fact which when considered in connection with tho largo amount of development work now in' progress and  the rich oro bodies which are heing  uncovered in the Silvor Cup, Nettie L,  Beatrice and other properties means  lhat tho year 1900-will witness a boom  in Lardeau, Trout Lako and Fish  Creek districts the possibilities of  which are unlimited.  The new franchise proposals whicli  were submitted to nnd agreed to by  tho Transvaal Volksraad do not appear now to te so -full of promise for  a peaceful settlement of difficulties os  ���������was at first thought, ino onc knows  their true significance as yet aud unofficial press reports are not of much  credit. The situation is still critical. The government is undoubtedly  preparing for the worst and the throe  guards officers designated in tho Times  announcement as those chosen to  proceed to South Africa to organize  thc police and loeal forces on the  frontier sailed for Capo Town today.  SENATOR SANFORD DROWNED  While Boating at Muskoka��������� The Senate  Adjourns Out of Respect  Windermere, July 11.���������(Special)���������  While fishing near his own island yesterday morning at 11. o'clock Senator  Sanford, tho millionaire clothing manufacturer of Hamilton, in company  with a young lady visitor, Miss DowTy,  was upset. -The Senator was endeavoring to lift the anchor when the  accident occurred. Two young girls.  ' near by heard tho calls for help and  when they arrived they managed to  save the young lady.  Seeing tho Senator's body, whioh  could easily bo reached with an oar,  they managed to got it ashore, out  were unable to resuscitato him.  They then, crossed the bay to Mr.  Bailer's island for help. He immediately sent to Windermere for mc'i-  cal aid. Dr., Cotton, of Toronto, loft  at once for the Senator's place, but  was too late to render any assistance.  When found the Senator was standing up in the water with his hands  grasping a stone, his head being 18  inches below tho surface.  Mrs. Sanford is at present in the  Old Country..  The news created great consternation in business circles in Hamilton  and among the citizens generally, the  Senator being one of Hamilton's  wealthiest, most influential and most  popular citizens.  The late' Senator carried $110,000  life insurance. He was a life long  Conservative and a close friend of  the late Sir John Macdonald.  -WIRED- -FROM^OTTAWA_  Government   Criticized   for   Keeping  Troops   in   Yukon���������Western  Bills Assented to  Ottawa, July 11.���������(Special���������His Excellency Lord Minto. in addition to  assenting to a partial supply bill this  afternoon, also assented lo tlie following 'Western bills: Edmonton ;&  Slave Lake railway, Alberta Irriga-  iion company, Brandon & So-iawest-  ern railway. Northern Pa -i fie &.  Manitoba, Nlpissing and Ja':ii.'s Day  railway, respecting ths Cani'.'.'in Saskatchewan Railway and Minir.v*. 'Cin-  pany. Great Northwest Central. Hud  eon Bay & Yukon. Edmonton & Saskatchewan railway. Red Deer Rirer  Ratlway & Coal  company.  In the Commons today Sir Wilfrid  Laurier repeated to Mr. Prior that ta������i  negotiations in regard to a permanent boundary in Alaska wero in about  the samo position as when the conference adjourned. Although no  definited agreement was yet reached  for a provisional boundary he was  hopeful this would he done.  The redistribution bill was taken  up and discussed until a late- hour  when it got lus third rending.  In supply on the militia estimates.  Sir Charles Tupper and the opposition attacked tho government for having a military force in the Yukon.  Tupper said General Iluiton was  against It. Mr. Borden. Kir Wilfrid  Laurier and others showed the presence of tho military was of great benefit. Mr. Borden also said that it was  intended in the future to drill the militia every year.  The senate adjourned out of respect  to the memory of Senator Sanford,  whose death was announced by Sir  Mackenzie Boweil and feelingly referred to by him as well as' by Senator  Mills.  THE GREAT CHESS GAMES  Colorado has many millionaires  who, beginning with littlo money,  have acquired their wealth sinco 1S!)3  hy operating or investing In mines.  Tho mention of only a fow will illus-  trato the success that sometimes results   front   judicious   investment.  David H. Moffat, of Lendvillo, who.  throupgh his many mining interests  has bocomo a multl- millionaire, in  lsal, along with his partner Ebon  Smith, purchased a prospect lu an improved Cripple Creek camp for ?G5,000  paying ?5000 down and engaging to  pav the remainder later. He spent  $5000 iu further development and  with tho proceeds of the ore taken out  paid tho remaining $60,000 of the purchase monoy. In 1S93 he, wilh others,  formed tho Victor Gold Mining company with a capitalization of $1,000,-  000 to further develop and operate  the prospect. Up to the end of 1S11S  it had paid dividends of $1,050,000,  $350,000 of the amount last year. Mr.  Moffat's favorite and mosl profitable  method, says the Denver News, has  been, lifter careful investigation, to  take hold of an undeveloped or por-  tially developed property at lhc minimum of price, cost and risk, and  convert it into an ore-producing,  profit paying mine.  Ebon Smith, Moffat's partner,  amongst individual enterprises on his  own acoiint, purchased a small interest in the Little Johnny at Lcad-  ville, and has sinco received annually far more in dividends than tne  amount he  paid   for  the  interest.  W. S. Straton, in April, 1S01, loaded  ris miner's oulfit on a donkey, and  driving it before him, walked S"> miles  from Colorado Springs to Cripple  Crook and discovered and became sole  owner of tho independence mine  which has since yielded him millions  of  dollars.  John F. Campion, a Prince Edward  Island man, began work in 1891 on  Brccce Hill, Leadville. taking a lease  and bond. He afterwards admitlcd  partners from among personal friends  who with him in 1S92 formed tho Ibex  mining company with a capital ot  $100,0000. In 1S93 about $1,000,000 of  ore was taken out and up to the end  of 1S9S the mine produced about  $10,000,000  of  ore.   .  Thomas F. Walsh, tho owner of the  Camp Bird .mine, Colorado, two years  ago bought it as an abandoned prospect, and, though ho has hitherto shipped his ore to his ten stamp mill on  mulo bnck at a cost of over $2 a ton,  tho mino is netting him $30,000 per  month.  The Cripple Creek district is only  six miles long by threo miles wide,  a mere spot compared with the gold  fields of Nor.._.wc_ici n Ontario, but  since 1S91 it has produced over  $50,000,000 in gold, and the oro produced in 1898 is estimated at  $15,G02,022, and 19 of its mines paid  an aggregate dividend of $2,352, 710  in that year.  James B. Burns, a stcamfitter, and  James Doyle, superintending an- irrigation ditch at a salary of $10 a  month, in _o������l walked lrom Colorado  Springs to Cripple Creek and taking  another partner in, commenced thc  Portland mine, and in 1891 organized  the Portland Gold Mining company,  a company which paid, up to May,  1SD9, no less than $2,137,080 in dividends, of which $570,000 was paid, last  year.  Adoph Zang, Fred Siegel and F. J.  Campbell spent WO,000 in developing  tho Vindicator mine beforo it commenced to produce, hut it has paid  hundreds of thousands of dollars  since.  J. R. McKenney in 1S91 walked into  Cripple Creek with a stock of bacon  and flour for his own use. ,'He is now  onc of tho largest owneis of the Moon  Anchor and was one of the largest of  the Black Diamond which, after a  littlo development, was sold to tho  Portland Co. for $350,000.  Warren Wood and his two sons  made over $1,000,000 out of Cripple  Creek in seven years, and now hold  the controlling interest in several  mines.  In Southwestern Colorado. the  Smuggler-Union group, near Telluride,  owneel and operated by John A. Porter  and associates, has produced since  1SS6, nearly $10,000,000 in metal.  The Sunny side", near Silverton. has  made its owner, J. H. Terry, rich in  a sort time. In the winter of 1S94  he had live men at work on the property ,but as they had no capital they  agreed to wait for their wages till  spring and be paid out of the proceeds  oi the ore. In the spring he hired a  Mexican who owned a train of pack  animals to carry the ore away to a  small cheap mill ho had built. .A.  Mexican cthere shovelled the ore into  tho~miil_and���������Terry���������worked���������the-Trri"r  Entirely out of the proceeds of this  mino he has since "built an aerial  tramway 16,000 feet long from his  mill above tho timber limit down to  the railway, where he is now erecting  a 100 ton mill furnished with the  most modern equipments. The pay  streak ou his mine is 25 feet wide nnd  rauns from $6 por ton upwards.  Which tho Government Preferred not  Not to be Investigated���������A Brief  Resume of Sir Hibbert Tupper's  Indictment.  London, July 11.���������At length tho  greatest of thc world's champion  otaesa tournaments is concluded, and  tha chess, masters of the three continents repreeented havo to how to  tha superkurity of the Austrian Lasker,  who wonJ-'the first prize of $1,250.  Pilletrury, wJbosa position hns cxcitt-3  much interest, clOBefl fourth.  Those of our readers who harto not  been ablo to read the whole of Sir  Hibbert Tapper's speech on the Yukon  administration will bo interested ln  thc following brief summary of his  charge:; against thc government and  ils official!!. Sir Ilihert Tupper concluded liis cyieech by moving-an amendment to the motion to go into supply, to tho effe't 'that a judicial commission he appointed to investigate  tho charges. Tho amendment was defeated hy a party vote, but three Liberals, Mr. Oliver, member for Alberta,  Mr. Richardson, member for Lisgar,  and Mr. Mclnnes, member for Vancouver, voted against the government  and in favor of Investigation.  Mr. Oliver said:  1 consider something more than an  investigation is needed. 1 consider  that a great wrong has been dono to  many people who went out as pioneers to that country: ami while it  inny he impossible to redress these  wrongs it is not impossible to punish those who perpetrated them. I  will vote Cor thc motion of tho honorable momhor for Pictoti, not because  I support all that his motion contains or the position ho has taken in  every parlicular.but because 1 wish to  placo before lho house and the country in the most emphatic manner possible, my desire that the offences  which hi ve been committed against  thc pioneers of the Yukon by curtain  ollicers of tr.e government should be  punished and punished as severoly as  possible, as tho result of any investigation lhat may he held. I consider  that it is nccssary to hold an investigation for the credit of the officials  as well as for tneir punishment. All  arc not guilty and all were noi equally  guilty, bnt that certain officials were  guilty has been proved by the departmental investigation held by Mr.  Ogilivc. It is desirable for the good  name of those who did no wrong and  the - punishment of those who did  wrong, that the right should ho sifled  from the wrong.  Mr.  Richardson  said: "  Supposing 1 refuse to vote for this  resolution, how am I to appear hefore my constituents and the country  as supporting the fullest possible investigation into what I am fully satisfied is wrong doing. I thought at  first of voting against the resolution  and then introducing one myself,  but after studying thc matter over  carefully for nearly 2-1 hours and giving a great deal of worry to it, I  have come to thc conclusion that it is  my duty to vote for the fullest inquiry  into the Yukon and that being the  caso 1 inieii, lo vote for this motion.  Tho Charges  That thc Hon. Clifford Sifton, minister of tho interior, has been guilty  of scandalous neglect, delay aud mismanagement in tho administration of  his depcninent in thc Yukon district. 0  mat thc commissions issued lo  Major Walsh wore made without authority and were consequently viiO  That thc record ot Major Walsh  whon supei intendent "of the Mount".-!  Polico force and the evidence regarding him taken before a board of  enquiry was of such a. character as  should have prevented his reappointment to a position of trust and responsibility in the government service.  That II. II. Norwood and J. B. McGregor, tho one an uncertificated  master of a whaler or small sailing  vessel, thc othor a livery stable keeper wore appointed "inspectors," their  duties to consist chiefly of inspecting  mining locations and reporting thereon to the gold commissioners with a  view of specially supervising the collection of dues and the settlement of  conflicting claims: and that both  were incompetent for the discharge'of  theso  duties.  That the government on the recommendation of Mr. Sifton. appointed,  certain officials who were incapable  and corrupt to positions requiring  experience, technical knowledge aiul  integrity  o������ character.  That Mr. Sifton has been guilty of  favoritism and partiality in tho ad-  ministraton of the laws oi tho Yukon.  That according to official _e-::.i..->  the following parties obtained leases  of gold  placer mining or gold dred:  American  Tr.diug  company,  of  Chicago and Seattle.  that Major Walsh did not make  official reports hy each mail as required   by  order  in   council.  That Major Walsh adopted or countenanced a system tenalng to lnspiro  a reasonable distrust of tho justice  and good faith of the Dominion.  That Major Walsh acted in a manner repugnant lo honor and policy ot  thc Dominion, contrary to the principles of constitutional and parliamentary government, and thereby brought  thu authority ot tlio Dominion and ti*.?  Queen into .contempt, causing injury  to tho Queen's subjects aud others.  That Major Walsh was guilty ot  mlsbeaviour in oflice; of au act directly contrary to the designation of  his offices as chief executive of the  government.  That in September, 1S97, ������������������Mnjor.  Walsh employed six Indians from  Fort William mission hand upon nn  i ngagement tn send them homo in  October, 1S98, at the exponas of the  government. That Philip Walsh,  brothor of Major Walsh, and employed by 'tho government, was in charge  of those Inriians and that the Indians  located and recorded counts on behalf of Major Walsh. That on tntir  return those claims wero trai:s*":'',c:l  to Ixiwis Walsh, another brother 11  Major Walsh.  Thai Major Walsh illegally issued  an order lo tho Superintendent of ihe  Mounted Polico forbidding him '.o recognize liquor permits unless issued  by tho department of tho interior, cr  by Inspector Wood. That ho subsequently notified tho representatives  of tho gambling and liquor saloons  that thc governor of the Nortli West  Territories bad no jurisdiction uud  that the police would be instrint.3'1  not to entertain charges for inft-nc-  fion of North West. Territories ordinances then inf orce, and that anyone  could retail liquor except on Sundays.  That Major Walsh subsequently permit ted Lucille Klliott to keep open  on tho Sabbath a stand for the sale of  cigars and iced drinks, and that aa a  matter of fact that. Lucille Elliott  sold  spirituous liquors.  That Major Walsh illegally interfered wilh liquors imported under  lawful liquor permits anil ou applications for injunctions hefore  Judge Maguire, F. C. Wade, the crown  prosecutor, falsely represented to thc  court that the Yukon act, which had  then reached Dawson, provided for the  cancellation ot such permits, and so  frustrated lho enforcement, of the law.  That Major Walsh illegally assumed authority to permit spirituous  liquors to be brought inlo thc Yukon  and vindictively exercised his authority by seizing liquors imported under  legal  permits.  Thai application to the. minister and  political inliucnco becamo necessary  to' secure respect cfor legal permits  and that a Liberal lawyer was enabled  to charge a largo sum to secure the  goodoflices of tho minister.  FI^EOIOOD  I liave turned ray wood business over to  J. C. Hutchison,  AVho should fill orders on the same terms  I advertised last week  Fued   Robinson  IMPERIAL   BAM  COMPANY.  WHITE.  GWILLIM &' SC01T.  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public.  Etc.    ?  Taylor Block, McKenzie Avenue, Revelstoke Station.  Money To Loan.  W. White.. J.  M.  Scott, B.A.,  Q. C. L. L. B.  F. L. Gwllllm.  HARVEY & McCARTER  Barristers,  Solicitors, Elc.  Solicitors for Imperial Bank ot Canada  Company funds to loan at S per cent.  Olllces:      Molsons  Bank  Block.  First Street, Kevelstoke Station, B. C.  J. W. Cross, M. D.  INCORPORATED 1S7C  Olliof.:   Taylor   Hlock. Mni'lci'iizm  ltuvi-IMukc.  Surtri'iiii I" lho U.I'.It  Hen In ulllcer. tJllv uf Ilcvelstnlcc.  DR. E. H. S. McLEAM.  OlTlce  and   Residence  two  doors  east  of Cowan Block.  Third  Street, Centre.  Nighl anil day calls attendad to.  Telephone connection.  Head Office, Toronto  Paid Up Capital $2,020,000  Reserve    -   -   -    -   1,300,000  Directors:  H. S. Howland   President  T.R.Merntt,Vice Pres., (St.Oathiuines)  William Banisny, Robert Jatfray,  Hugh Ryan,   T.  Sutherland Stuyuor  Eliab Rogers.  D, R, Wilkie. General Manager,  Branohes  North West and British Oolunibia  Erandon      Portage la Vaiicouvoi  Calgary Prairie Wiuuipec  Edmonton   Prince Albert   Revolwtoke  Strathcona NVlson, B,  ONTARIO.  Essex Niagara Falls   ISt. Ihouias  Fergus        Port Colborne IToronto Rat Portage     | Welland  ItiuiTHnll    Suult St. MarieiWoridstrinlt  Listowoll   St, Catharines lllamilton  Montreal, Quebec.  Savings Bank Department���������Doposit a  of $1 and upwards received and  interest iillowoa.  Debentures ��������� Provincial, Municipal  mid other dehenmies purr.haBod.  Drafts and Letters of Credit���������Avnil-  thlo at, all poinlH in Canada, United  Kingdom, United StatcB, Europe,  India, China, Jupan, Au_t.i~.lii~,, New  Xi'iihmd, etc  Gold   Purchased  This Bank Issues Special Receipts  which will bo accounted fop at nny of  tho Hudson's Bay Co's Posts In tho  Yukon unk nopthoen districts.  A. R. B. HEARN.  jyianufcor Fievolstoko Brar.uh  Tliere arc more reasons  than one whv the  's  Grocer^  .HJ1R,R,Y   EDWARDS  Taxidermist.  11K15UH15AUS,  lllltDS, ANIMAT.S, KTC.  Preserved and mounted.  Thira St, East, or Sehooihouse  WIRELETS  The- Trans-Siberian railway is  nearly completed.  Several Yukon boats were injure!  in the .-ihc.ah-  on  thc downward  trip.  Expert yachtsmen are delighted  with the showing mad . by the Shdm-  rock.  The Gratjd Duke Georgo, brother of  the Czar ond heir to the throne of  Russia, i? fluid.  Thc Christian Endeavor convention has rejourned to meet next year  in   London.  England.  The Frinci' of Monaco has declined  to light a duel with Count Castc-Haine  over the Dic-yfus affair.  BOXING AT BUFFALO  Buffalo, July 11.���������Jim Daly, Jim  Jeffries' former :-parring partner,  w-ent. down and out hefore Al. Weinig,  at tho Ruffalo Olympic Athletic club  last night in lbe second round of what  was to havo been a 20 round liout in  thu heavy* weight class. In the preliminary Al. McPartland. brother of  Kid McPartland, fought 10 rounds to a  draw with Arthur Prieur of this city.  THE TEXAS FLOODS  Dallas, Texas, July 11.���������Thn Westorn  Union wires today aro working direct  from Dallat; to Galveston for tbo first  timo _ince July 1st. Small armies of  laborers aro scattered along thc.  Omtra.1 Santa Fe, Missouri, l'_.-msn.K  and Texas, International and Urea'  Northern and Southern Pri'ltio roads,  ln tho districts where the w.-.tcrs have  subsided long enough to push repairs.  It will bo some time boforo tho work  can be continued wltlx anything liko  regularity and it will bo longer than  timt for different lines to be in tjrcir  former running order.  'Tliat Major Walsh. while chief  executive* officer, carried ou a liaison  with Lucille Elliott, who was permitted to enjoy privileges, advantages and  favors from tho local authorities.  Thai Major Walsh, whilo chief executive oflicer. was guilty of intemperate and immoral acts, which  evolved him in irregular and improper  conduct iu the discharge of his public  duties.  That the regulations were not regularly enforced, but certain of them  (as - those realating to royalties)  were allowed by Major Walsh to he  violated, and claims 500 feot'in length  were allowed by him to be staked in  lieu of tho 250 feet prescribed by the  regulations.  That Crown Prosecutor. Mr. F. C.  Wade, declined to act in me enforcement, oi the laws, ordin'ircos and regulations of the North West Territories.  That Mr. Wade actively practised'  his' profession while holding his  official position and apocurcri before  the court, the gold commissioner and  olher officials as the paid advocate ot  private parties.  That tlio gold comn .-.-.i'juci's iogal  advisor accepted feo3 from vorsons  contestoing claims llio commissioner. That the acting "Dominion  lands agent, registrar, cle/it of the  court anil crown prosecutor accepted  fees for procuring and promising lo  procure titles to lands and claims.  That another of the government  was guilty of blackmailing persons  engaged in tho sale of spirituous  liquors and keeping gambling saloons.  That Mr. Wade, while registrar 'of  lands, clerk of court and crown attorney was financially* interested in  ing areas ir. tho Yukon dislrict: A.E. j"^e r.isposal of the. water front lands.  Philip (said to be of Brandon, for. Tnat officials have aocpted gifts,  lease of Bonanza creek: A. E. Pltilp. jet<*-- :lii compensation for procuring in-  said to be of Oltawa. for lease of S. , formation from public records, etc,  Ford  E Philp, ?a:d to be oi Ottawa, i'or' That officials have been guilty of  Tease-en mnati-nver-or-cTeckr-j^\-Ur__:d-.__:d_i}re3 ches-of-trust-affecting-  Philp.   said   ;o  ho   of   Ottawa,   ior  a i^J"'Uoa<;:        .   *  lease of Teslin river; J. A. Philp. said * ' hat .l!:cial records were kept  to be ci Ottawa, for a lease on Stew-; secret. leading to what, is known as  art river or creek. That A. E. Phiipl^e system of "grafting" and other  and A. I). Ca_-_--_ii were law partj -rs |aouscs so that applications for a.  of Mr. Sifton ~vh~n he became rain- (record ol* mining claims found to be of  ister of the, interior. That. W. .1. I value wer.-; made in the names of per-  Lindpav. _-.aid to be oi Ottawa; said to'.?,ons other than tho llrst applicants,  be of Brandon; and W. L- Parish. of he record also led, it-is  said   to   be   of  Ottawa.      applied , Ior {charged, to the'system shown as tho  Side Doo:  1Q    to    06    Oi    (,    il-'.     1C.^':   Ul    o.  : ;,   ff ���������    -----   ........^ .....wiua,    c\..,  >rd fStewarts):    G. Philp. said lo be .a"u *or assistance in procuring claims;  London, for lease of B. Salmon;  A.  an.<!  for  favoring certain individuals.  whereby officials were  permitlcd to exact fees for tho performance of official  duties.  Thai th . "Sido Door" system prevailed al the p.ost office.  i ::itt v. .- ysteni of bribery was rendered necessary to get officials to per-  forrrJ  tluir duties,            ''"hat the blackmailing of      persons  taining   the   above   information   also [applying ;Vir claims has prevailed,  contains the, names and  acltlroFses of i    That  unfair    and     fraudulent  use  thc   following,   purporting   to   he   np- j;-''ls ���������'(.���������.n  mad. by officials     of know-  plicanU for dredging lea_--.s:    F. Bur-!'���������*���������'���������������������  -lequireci  In   lhe diacharKe      of  ncit,  Vancouver;   F.  Burnett. Colbor-.their duties.  ne; J. G. Burnett.  Edmonton:  F. Bur-'     Jhat timber Inspectors have become  '   " interested  dredging lc-aso?. in thc Yukon, whereas they were residents of Brandon,  who first learned of these, apllcntioes  by letter from A. E. Philp, advising  them thn" th" leases had been granted in their names and enciosin? power  cf attorne.y in favor of Phiip for them  to sign nnd enable him to dispone of  thn  property.     That,   the  return   eon  receives    such    lavish  praise from thc people,  pnt this is mostly due  to the excellent quality  of the goods dealt in.  Tod-vy your attention is  drawn to the following:  Pure Maple Syrup in Tins,  McLaren's Cheese, in all sizes  Keillor's marmalade in 71b Tins  Cairn's do do  T.etley's Tea (the good old stuff.)  ���������  We have a limited supply of  EASTERN  POTATOES  on hand yet. c They're good  Canadian  Pacific  Railway.  and Soo Line.  ���������  '���������   ��������� ���������  ���������  World's Pictorial Route  EAST    -   -   -    WEST  IMPEKIAL.   LIMITED  New   Fast  Daily  Service  ���������BETWEEN���������  Atlantic and Pacific  First class sleepers on all trains  Tourist Cars puss Revelstoke - dailv,  for St.. Paul. Thursdays for Montreal  and Boston, Tuesdays and Saturdays  for T( voiito.  Improved conneefcinp service to and  froui'Ko.o- enay counti y  REVELSTOKE TO  Toronto  79 hours  "Montreal'S3 hours  New York 03 hours Winnipeg '30 hours  15 1>2 hours  REVELSTOKE   TO COAST  151-2 hours  east       DAILY TRAINS        vest  ���������I.Ill) lv Arr     llevelstoke'    Arri!l.~������)K  ���������l.-lSKLv " jjV-   21.33K  lo and From Ko"tenay Points  5.00K Lv       Revelstoke    . Arr21.00K  viser to tho council, is a member of  the law firm which acts professionally  in matters within tho purview of the  council.  That Mr. Justice Dugas, while a  judge for the Yukon judicial district  and member of tho executive council,  is pecuniarily . interested in inining  claims in the district.  That confidential information has  been illegally revealed by officials in  th"c~ollice~"bf_the^"present"'gold'-commiK'--  sioner who has been obliged to dismiss an official for the offence.  That Sir Louis Davies appointed to  the office of inspector of steamboats  one Russel, who had heen previously-  dismissed from the service of the government on account of improper conduct.  That the law respecting certificates  of masters and mates had not been  properly enforced . .  That thc postmaster general had  been guilty of gross neglect in the  administration of tho post office and  appointed inefficient and corrupt  officials.  Miss Shaw's celebrated letter to the  Times censuring thc Yukon administration  is also quoted .  Sir Hibbert concluded his speech hy  pledging himself to resign his scat  in parliament and retire from public  life if he failed to substantiate his  .charges  inn.-!  He also offered his profcR-  nott. Colborne;   Frank liran- |nnancially interested  in timberlimits IjSilT'So fn���������^^ ^t���������0?  don.    Wn-H-w  Burnett  va* never  In  and have r..cdv.,! _--Uni_, of moft.y over S������. investigation  without  Coiborn.  in   his  iife.   but   paid   Philp .andjibovc their legitimate fees for the i""*" ;   came from that place.    Thnt Philp re-  P"T*orn~.a;_.ce  of  thoir duties.  i  UNITEi)  STATES   REFUSR  To Arbitrate on  Austria's Claim  for  Compensation     Over    -*"th"e  Hazolton Tragedy  Vienna, July 11.���������The foreign office  presented in writing that he had en- | Tnat Arthur Toung Wilson, of Daw  sjaged In a dredging venture Ln the ;son, formerly of Simcoe, Ontario, a  Yukon and thai Srr. Sifton and Major ,'Prospector, applied to T. S. McFarlaln,  Walsh were interested T~ith him. but icrown timber agent, for a tltnbe.r  their names could not appear "ior;b������'rt}l one mile square opposito  obvious reasons." . Dawson city, and  was  told   he could  That Mr. Sifton  gave Philps n \vt- jnav? s:ime on payment of license fp,e:i  mil,'  or   authority,     signed     by   him. !an(|   royalties  snd   was   told   how   to.  contrary to Jaw. which was offered for i^tarze. out the berth. That Wilson ; today was notified that tho United  aale by Philp for a large, sum of iaccordlngly staked the berth anil paid I States rormally refused to arbitrate  money. j'ne fof;s'     ?2"f>, and     obtained      the-j re   the   Hazlcton   affair.     Arbitration  That  Mr.   Sifton   gave   his   express .license. swas proposed by the Austrian govcrn-  sanntion and approval to Mr. Wade i .'^"at a f������w daya later one J. \V. i������ient in the case of a dozen unnatu-  hcing financially interested , in Do- j willison r.-irne to Dawson and assum- ,rali/.ed Inhabitants of the coal regions,  minion lands or minine claims In th-*-!0d the office of crown timber agent .citizens of thc Austro-IIungariau em-  Yukon, and that'Mr. Wade was so :anrI refused to recognize Wilson's !Pire. who were killed by deputy nhcr-  interestec!   contrary   to   faw. igrnnt. or Ilc-enso upon fhe ground that. lITa   in' Ti7   near   Hazlcton.    Damages  That, unsanitary conditions have j the berth -.*4^ to be reserved for tho , "'-'ore claimed hy tho families of the  unnecessarily prevailed in tho district. | of Dawson City and war. not .men after tho acquittal of tho deputy  That In Dowson. a city of 25,000 esti-j^o    ho    soid    to  any    person.    That sheriffs   on   a  charge   of   murder,   lu  MOUNTAIN CLIMBING  The Canadian-Pacific Railway Company has stationed Swiss Guides at  Banff, Lakes ln tho Clouds, and  Glacier for the convenience of tourists wishing to explore tho mountains  in these vicinities.'" Ask for eopy of  "Swiss Guide" folder.  For   .information,   time    cardfe,  maps and tickers apply to  T. W. BRADSHAW,  ��������� Aurenr.  XV.   F.    Anderson,  Travelling  Pn"-sender Agent. Nelson. -  E. J. Ooylb, District Passenger  Agent, Vancouver.  CRAGE  and  ^AyNE  Smelter  Revelstoke.  Townsite  mated population, on April I, 1801",  not. a Finglo road, drain or anything  thnt might, he termed a pnhlic worlc.  . x'fttcd; neither pavement, roadway,  difeh or drain, neither water supply  nor lighting, that tho dispose ot refuse  wns  left  entirely    to   Individual  ,1898.  Wilson's monoy returned - him  and subsoouontly tho timber on the  ?amo berth was sold to Bartlott  Bros., for 75 cents a cord and tho purchasers sold over a f.homand cords at.  a, profit ot ar, least 55 por cord.  .,_              ..         .... .      That Joseph Erigor GIrouard, whll-  rer,ponsibility, and that this condition !regl?trar of lands and  a momber of _  of affairs resulted in an epidemic ofjtho  executive council  of tho  district, inlanders of the Spanish fleet destroy-  typhoid fovor.        , .practised  his  profession  durlnr .ffige ed   in   thc  battle of  Santiago,   whoso-  That   official   favoritism   ar.d   parti- |hours and was     financially interested  conduct has  been  subject   to  inquiry   stoke B  C  aJitv  bas  l-<*en   idiovn  and  extended   In ruining claims. 'by court martial have bwn' '  to  the  representatives  of the  North 1    That William H. Olomcni, leval ad- .acquitted  ami  formally litterat&I. M. J. O'BRIEN,   PROPRIETOR  Tho AuBtro-Hungarian government  took the mater, up and insisted on  payment of damages to widows and  orphans of the men shot.  Admiral   Cervera   and   othor   com-  The Revelstoke  Herald ��������� i***"*' wwk*.v-  llas  more  readers    in North  Kootenay than any other paper;  has more advertisers in Revelstoke than     any other paper;  ���������   doea moro job  printing in the  city than nny other paper;  it's  news is more spicy and up-to-  date; its influence     is greater;  its advertising rates are; lowest  circulation considered;  its subscription rate is only $2.00 per  unnnum; it covers the field. Try  it and he with the crowd.  Write to  REVELSTOKE HERALD,  Revelstoke, B. C.  The Acme-���������  Soda  Watep  Works  Manufncturf rs of all kinds of  Aerated Wfitf-r-, Soda and Mineral  Waters in Syphons and Bottlep.  Far'.!orie������ at "Vernon and Revel-  nuts,  IllKI-llllIK,    Mil'IIR,   F'll-  bosiml liilt.4. null iiortlnit .if  nil ilW-CriptioiiB.  Tin: (.'licipcil. mill best stock of  WA1.I, l'Al'KIM ln thu city.  .  I/ibuial  (li.-'i.unlft  driven   on  nil vnsli order..  I   (tal  oiilr    In    W A I. I,  '    1' A 1' K 15 S   mid solicit nn  inspection of ray stock.  W.G.Bifney  t      MeK^ZlE JIVE.  We Havo a Good Supply of  Building  Material  and Lumber  CUT PRICES FOR SPOT CASH  Call and see ua. We can lix you  REVELSTOKE SAW MILLS  Point Comfort Hotel  PLUMPER PASS.  MAYNE ISLAND,' B. C.  About    midway    between    Vancouver  ���������    and Victoria.  The liotel is situated on one of the  most beautiful islands in thc Gulf of  Georgia:'  Climate delightful. Good boating  and fishing, lawn tenuis and *. bathing. ,    -  Just the place to spend a holiday  during- the hot summer months.,  The house is woll furnishad and  with all modern conveniences.  MODERATE RATES.  Apply to MANAGER.  Steamer leaves New Westminster  every Monday, Thursday and Saturday. ������-���������'.  T. D. Piekapd  ...tjssjiyerJ  Gold, Silver or Lead 91.50  Copper  2.00  Gold and Silver  2.00  Gold or Silver and Copper 2.50  Gold,: Silver nnd  Lead  3.00  G.ildrSilve~~riead-~and Copperv-rv-v--i.00-  Prompt Attention to Samples'by Mail,  ' Cash Must Accompany the Sample,,  Front St. Revelstoke  Hotel Victoria  J. V- PERKS, Prop"  Hotel Accommodation the Best in the  City for the money.  Heated by hot air: electric .light and  bell in every room  Hourly stieet car between hotel and  "��������� station.  Largo and well lighted sample room.  Free bus meets nil   tiains.  .    KEVELSTOKE, II. C.  T, L, Haig  Notary Public,  Sole Agent for  Revelstoke   .  Townsite  Mining-, Fire and  Life Insurance. -  Office, Opposite C.P.R. Depot.  Thos. R. Davey  Trout Lake City-  Notary Public Mining and Real  Estate Broker and genernl Com mis  sion Aeent. Mines reported on and  E-*'imatea given for work. L-_tett reliable infoi illation as to claims woik  ing and for sale in tbe district, flood'  Po"o?pests held easy.���������Write or cull. lAMERICAN  SOLDIERS SUFFERING  The Servant Girl Confesses to  the Crime  SENSATIONAL RIOTING- IN_LONDON  ONT.  The MilitiadeaTtkStreets of a  Howling Mob  THE   WAR  CLOUD    BLACKENS   IN   TEE  TRANSVAAIi  RIOTS  AT LONDON  Owing to Bad Weather In the  Philippines.  Manila, July 10.���������It has been raining and storming almost constantly  for two clays and tho country along  the American south bay lines is lit-  terally flooded. Tho soldiers are  sulfering from great discomfort.  TRAIN COLLISION  Disperse    the  Militia   Called  Out to  Mob  Lndon.Ont., July 10.���������The streets of  this city were cleared of a howling  mob at thc point of thc bayonet yesterday morning. Yesterday afternoon  the hitter feeling which has hceuiland  brewing over the street railway .  strike   burst   iuto  a   flame  and   from '  militia  restored  and  the   punce,   uaciced   by  Brandon, July ���������.-(Spcciai)-Thc  scnsational murder case is no lout,*, a  mvsterv Tho servant. gnl.liuua  Dlalce. was arrested at 11 o'clock yesterdav morning, and she was funs  dentUled by ofe clerk at ������JoHlngston  Smith Arms company s stoic xx hue  Khe nurchasod Ho revolver and car  trUlges on June 20, while she was m  Winnipeg. Chief Kikcaldy made the  arrest  in  his  office,  and   she  begged  ilm  to allow her  to commit suicide   ���������ind made a complete confession, c.\-, thcn/ until mi(luight thc streets were  oncratlng tho Galician on whom sus- ;ll the mCrcy of a crowd which wreck-  nicion had fallen. Sho said that in e(1 cars smashcd windows and stoned  a fit of insane jealousy she went up to  Mrs Lane and kissed her and then  sho_ her. She is thought to be in-  sane, and iu her room was found a  hottlo of laudanum. " She claims to  have bought the revo yer for the pui  poso of killing herself, and in te  valise was found a P.ieco of newspaper that fitted exactly with the  piece ot paper in which the revo er  was found to be wrapped, show ng  the dato on both places to be Juno  20th. Tho preliminary trial will oo  held this morning.  ' Hilda Blake is ouly 22 years old  and an orphan. She came from the  work-house in Hackingham, Norfolk.  England, and 10 years ago was sent  out by Lady Bcauchamp to A. 1 -  Stuart; of Elkhorn, where she became  thc principal figure in the famous  child stealing case, and since leiuing  \ P. Stuart's she has been in Brandon as a servant am": has always borne  a good reputation. . ... ,  Much credit is clue lo Chiet Kirk-  caldv for quick work and cool nian-  agoment. She confessed to hiding  lho revolver about 11 o'clocn on the  night of tho murder and it was at her  suggestion that the revolver was .found  under tho barrel. ;'  Tho remains of the late Mrs. Lane,  who so tragically mot her death last  Wednesday, wore laid at rest in Brandon cemetery on Saturday.  Two Women Killed and Several People  Injured.  Stockton, Cal., July 11.���������A Burlington special train of nine coaches on  the way from St. Louis to Los Angel-  os, loaded with teachers going to attend tho National Educational association convention at Los Angelos,  rushed into a freight car within 300  yards of tho depot at Newman today,  and two women were killed, 13 passengers being  injured.  CHURCH    DIRECTORY  METHODIST CHURCH ��������� Revolatoke.  ProocliiiiK sorviuiio bi 11 a.m. ar.d 7:30  p.m. ulatH uieotlnK at, t_fa cluue ot the  morning servico. tabbuth ssclioul _iid Bible  Olaan at _:30 p.m. Weekly prayer meeting  everr Wedncsuny evening at 7:30 p.m. Tins  public are cordially Invited.   8oata treo.  c    HEV. S. J. THOMPSON, Paator.  e^S_2___^-r>>>3G^^^aigSgaggSgSS  FAYETTE BUKER  CAN  Church of England Sunday Berries*  Eight a.m. Holy Communion; ll  meeting, litany and sermon, (Holy  Eucharist, first Sunday In th* month);  2:30 Sunday school, or childrens'  terries; 7:30 evensong (choral) ami  sermon. Holy     Days���������Tho     Holy  Eucharist is celebrated at 7 a.m. or 8  a.m. as announced. Fridays���������7:30  Evensong, with spiritual reading.  Holy Baptism is administered usually  a .'ter Sunday school at 3:15.  E. C. PAGET, D. D.,  Vicar.  Insnro. your property ngalnit loss  "O tire,  Insure   venr Life���������"Accident  or  Dentil."  Offer von n. chitnce tn in-rent _  ���������niail oi- lurge uniount of your  earning!, or unoital ata prolltablo  rnteof interest.  KILLED DY AN EXPLOSION  Pretoria, July 11.���������Five artillerymen  woro killed yesterday by an explosion  "" 'of a powder     magazine     in Magoto-  heeu !,������������������,.  the police.    Not until the mayor and  sheriff  had   called      out   the  regular                   -       -    foreign office, Wm. St.  force stationed here was order ; T.1._tuT,i���������J._i_, ,..������������������___      i���������   ty,a  DELAGOA BAY AWARD  London, July 11.���������The parliamentary  John   Broderick,   announced      in   the  house of commons     today tliat     the  the  red  coats   chased   the  ������oiteia  to rd WQUld bQ made jn  their homes.    Colonel Holmes, D.O.C., ������  has ordered out one company from  Guelph to assist thc local forces in  preserving order tomorrow. Trouble  began by a crowd gathering in front  of the -car barns and when a car  manned Ly scabs came out a howl  went up. As the car turned into  Dundas streel a fusilade of stone*,  commenced from the mob whicli soon  grow to thousands. Each succeeding car was a target, every window |  being   smashed   by  TELEGRAPHIC   BREVITIES  freight   rales  Eastbound   Chicago  will be advanced.  Thc Columbia defeated the Defender in  a  trial  race.  Thc  floods   in Texas  havo  cause  a  missiles" and   the  loss of fully $5,000,000.  crews  lied  for their lives,  while peo- [    Many persons were buried alive in  pie,'attempted to set .the cars on fire. ':l  South African  diamond  mine.  ATTEMPTED   SUICIDE   AT  PEG   .  AV1NNI-  Injuries  I'he mayor attempted to address the  crowd without avail. Detective Hull,  a special constable of the street railway company pulled a revolver and  this completely in furiatod    thc roit-  cis   who   succedcil   iu   gashing   him   ,,,,-. mai-titl  badly with stones before he could bo .Ma_Und court martial  hastened   lo  a   place- ot  safety.    Tho  /I'he propscd tunnel between England aud Ireland is talcing tangible  shape.  Admiral Cervera and the Spanish  officers   have   been   acquitted   by   the  The   Christian   Endeavorers  held   a  PKESBYTER1AN CHURCH���������***>ycIi_toke.  (Service every Sunduy at 11 n.iu. uud 7:30  p.m. Bib's C1.B9 ut 2::i0 p.m., to whicli  ���������ill are welcome Prayer uicotiiiK uc B p.m.  ���������-���������very \Vednoa(i_7-  KEV. T. MKNZIES, Pastor.  ROMAN   CATHOLIC   CHUROH-Revelstoke.     Mu38   _i_t and third Sunday., in  month at 10:30 a.m.  REV. FATHElt THAYElt.  CALVATION ARMY-MrrtlnES evory niglit  ^   in their hull on Front Street ���������  Loyal Or an go  Lodge, No. 1658.  Rof.-ul.-ir  meetings  arc  held  in tlie  Oddfellowi. llall on tliuthiril I-'rlilay  ofcicli month at 7..'Id p. m.   VlHitin*  brethren cordlnlli- Invited  W. II. Ill-n.'v, "W.M.: w. 1'. IViti  piece, nee. ������.; E.A. Kettloon Kin. See.; Thos.  .-.lecu, Ti e.isurer.  Court   Mt.   Begbie,  I.O.F., No. 34S1.  Moots in thn Odd  follows' Hall on the  2nd and 4th Frldiyn of  each month. A'irilinp  breihren invitod to  allend.  B. R. Omnpb. 1],  Chief Ranger  K. D.  J. O. Johnson  Rec.-Sec.  ?{evelsto^e  Hospital  Maternity Room in connection.  Vaccine   kept    ou   hand.  Loan You Money  US-Only   luf-l Crmi'iii.l     ��������� ��������� J . j-.. ������������������ 1 n (* .  Oflico Avenue.  Undertaking- nnd Embalming  R. Howson & Co,,  MACICKNTII-.   AVE.  Retail Dealers In Furniture.  ROBERT SAMSON  and Draymafy  Draying and delivery work a specialty. Teams always ready on shortest  notice.      Contracts for jobbinc taken.  ~rs.  McKechnie   and   Jeffs. Attendant f  REVELSTOKJ  !R0!l WORKS..  Blacksm ithixiert Jobbinc  Plumbing.   Pipe Fitting  Tinsmitlu'nff  Sheet Iron "Work  Machinery Repaired  Miniqg Work a Specia!ty_l������__c2_.  ROBT. GORDON  Revelstoke   Station.  ammmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmmtmmmma  I    THE MOLSONS BANK   1  $S~ I.NCOKI'OKATED   liT  ACT OK   P . Itl.l VMENT, 1S55.  $T>:  HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL  PAID UP CAPITAL  HEST FUND  32,000,000  31.500.000  __������_ DIRECTOnS:   Wm. Molson Mac. iishso;.*, l^resident:  S.  II. Swixo, Vlcc-Presideut-, 3  g��������� XX'. il. Kams,iv,S__l*i*i. Kim.hi". Hr.nv Arcuihald, J. i~. Oixghork,               35  ������~ II. Makkla.-.d Moi_iox.                                                       ^S  ^^ V. W'uKrKBro.t Tiiokai", General "Manaffcr.                                        ^������  fc A general banking busino&s transacted,     Interest allowed at current ^  fc rates.  J. D. MOLSON,  Ma., agsii, K_tkl������toki__, Ii. C.  &MmummiimamuitiLiuiumm&iumiuMR  TO PROSPECTORS AND MINERS.   Mineral Propertieo  opened up by the������  iamond Core  mavor   secured   a    requisition    from  muss  meeting    in  Belle Island  park,  three justices of the peace to summon  Detroit yesterday.       Anglo-Saxon  the militia, who at once appeared on  the scene with loaded rilles. On  their arrival the crowd desisted from  ts attacks and by midnight the streets  were cleared.  A WHOLE FAMILY KILLED  In a Railway Accident   at Columbus,  Ohio.  Columbus, Ohio, July 10.���������All      ox-  icopt one out of seven of  the family  unity  and  strength  lop'~s discussed.'  being  tho  main  WIRED   FROM   WDMNIPEG  Exhibition   Opened���������A   Queer   Fish���������  A   Strong   Convention���������The  '  - Brandon Crime'  AVinnippg,     July     11.���������"(Special.)���������  Tho manager of the Hingston Smith  Arms company upon being seen yesterday said there was no-doubt as to  this     city .the identity of the girl who purchased  John O'Hara's Self Inflicted  May. Prove Fatal.  Winnipeg  July 10���������Yesterday after- lot* William Reinhard of  noon John O'Hara  aged 05, oi 209 1-2 ��������� wero killed and   the remaining     one the revolver on July 20. The weapon  ,���������������    avenue   attempted     to commit badly injured in an accident with the!was  32  calibre  one  of  a  cheap  Am-  ������,       Detective Munro found him  Big  Four passenger train  this after-  erican  patera  and   was  identified  ty  sRt^ "'   ���������   "   -with blood on tho floor. At first.he  did not notioe that anything *Ras  wrong, but upon closer examination ho  found him to bo bleeding     PK>p������e'> ...._.  from a deep cut on the side of his left For Annexation  to the United States  In 18S1 during the boom times a wo-  arm which had severed     wo.-.������ 0wIng t0 nritish Ne(jiect .man  purchased  one and practiced in  To obtain rapidly tho knowledge o_ the value' of reefs or ledges  nothing is to be compared with the Diamond Core Drill, which will  provo more in 30 day"! than an outfit of meu tunnelling or sinking  shafts could prove in ten years.  The Diamond Core Drill can pierce the mountains and take th  eeret of what it contains from their very hearts, and the more so id  he rock formation, the quicker it will do its work.  The Diamond Core Drill is so constructed that ifc can be taken cj  pieces and packed on the backs of horses and carried   and   worked  almost inaccessible places where water can be obtained,���������and it  be in almost any part of British Columbia.  For full information aud particulars apply by letter or in person to  J.    D.     S I B B A L D,  REAL     ESTATE   AND     MINING     GROKERS,     REVELSTOKE  Table furnished witli  tlie choicest tbe market  affords. Best Wines  Liquors - and Cigars  a day. Monthly race.  ALBERT STONE, Proprietor.  Large light bed  rooms.  NEWFOUNDLAND AGITATING  the clerk. The occasion of a woman  buying a revolver is a most unusual  ono, this being only.the third in 15  yoars ��������� experience of ,the Hingston  Smith   Arms   comn.__.ny   in   this   city.  vessels.     Ho refused to say anythin  about the affair and an examination of  ���������Tegloct  - 'a shooting gallery until she knew how  St,   Johns,   Nfld.,   July  10.���������follow- ;to handle it.   The weapon was for the  purpose   of   shooting  a   man,  hut  at  the' critical  moment her heart failed       -     -=         iber and she broke down.  lock was 'intacTand the room was not been   taking shape" in Newfoundland,!    Last    night  between   tho  hours  of  in any disorder.      The bed    ,cl���������������������* the oldest colony of tho British crown. ;8 and 0 a 3malI boy went (lown t0 the.  wore covered with blood which macieu ls  sald  that  thc feeling has been  Rc(J  River  at   the   bot0m   of  McFar-  it appear as though he had previouslj , greatly   accentuated   uy   tho   neglect ;lane 8treet -,ith a line t0 flsh.    After  attempted suicide.      He is  still alive with which the colony has been treat-ihc had  beea  ther6 a 8hort- time his  the room failed to discloso any clue jug close upon the movement in Ja- .  calculated to raise suspicions of foul maica for annexation to the United ,t  olay.     The door which had     a Yalo_. states  a similar agitation  has lately il  play.  at tho hospital.  CHR1& TIAN ENDEAVORERS  Refrain From Reading Sunday Newspapers and Riding on Street  Cars.  Detroit, July 10.���������Although- a largo  majority of the Christian Endeavorers  utilzed the street cars yesterday a  considerable portion refrained from  reading tho Sunday newspapers. A  few pastors occupying .various.pulpits  ed over its two great questions;  French shore question and the-  lantic  fisheries  question.  thc  At-  PEACE CONFERENCE  Elaborate  Preparations   Followed  Poor   Results  by  1 hook caught in something heavy,  which with much difficulty he managed to drag to shore and was greatly horrified to see he had landed the  body of a baby boy to which was  attached a stove grate, evidently with  the purpose of ensuring death. Constable Reid. who happened to be near,  was called to the spot and he immediately communicated with the police  Undertaker  Thomson  arriv-  prings  Upper Arrow Lpike,  RATES.   $i.oo   PER  DAY  BRITISH COLUMBIA  Well Known for Tlieir  Health Giving Properties.  C-Jood accommodation. A' good b������  well supplied with choice wine?  liquors and cigars.  Free Bus Meets All Trains  Brown  & Pool  Proprietors.  London,, July   10.���������There   is   much .station,  disappointment over tho poor results ,ed and took charge of the body   re-  of   the   Peace   conference   and   it   is  moving  it  to  his   rooms The1 re  stated   that  the   position   taken   by !���������a.lns are ������} aJJ^^^^^t^  _      Baron. Muravlolt-has.. been   severely i^.^PPpar to havo.been in the water  ���������wont to the extreme length, of incori^Tshaken by lts, compartivo faiuluro. jtor somo umc-  veniencing themselves hy walking .Hopes however are still entertained Had the friends of tho Greenway  long distances, as did Rev. Charles that the arbitration scheme is sub- government been in the rooms of the  Sheldon, tho author of "In His Steps," jstantia.'ly indentical with' that of Sir Maplo Leaf Conservative club on Mon-  who .walked moro than threo miles to Julian Pauncefote and will be unti-jday evning they would have been im-  prcach from the text "One Our Master mately he accepted by Germany. Some pressed with the earnest determin-  All AVe Aro Brethern" to a congrega- seo in the kaisers' visit to tho French .tion and enthusiasm of their' oppon-  tlon which, entirely     exceeded     the . training ship a sop to Russia. . ents.    The gathering was the largest  Both Hotels Opes]  The Arrow Lakes Steamers Kootenay and Minto Call Daily  A Conveyance is run in connection Avith thc Steamers  and the Springs.  Good Accommodation both  at   the    Springs    a.  the Landing.  capacity   of  church.  Bethany     Presbyterian  ROYAL  NIGER COMPANY  Purchased   by   the   Imeprial   Govern  ment for ������4,000,000  London, July 10.���������Tho government's  SOUTH AFRICAN SITUATION  It is Believed that War Will Follow,  Notwithstanding the Peace  Proposals  provincial convention ever assembled  3n the city, representatives being present from all the electoral districts and  the calibre of the men was of a  standard that augured well for the  efficient administration of provincial  iaffairs when placed in the hands c-f  the Conservatives.    Hon   Hugh  John  ���������J^M^J^MX^ iScdSSff ^T-������- hi^pu^  ed fact that thc war office is making  ity was manifest.    When he  rose to  buying   out   the   Royal   Niger   com-  SOme important preparations in South     -.     .     convention to order  the aD_  pany for  ������4,000,000  is considered    a-Africa  that tend   to  off-set partly  he ������f������*T w-s snontaSeous and%ro!onc-  good  bargain  and  good  policy.   The week-a improvement in diplomatic re- ������'ause was spontaneous ana prolong  company paid an average dividend of _ lations with the ransvaal.    There is ,    '  t>M:   per cent and  has  added  an  im- 'a somewhat unfavorable    significance *    "It  was   an   auspicious     opening."  mense   territory Io   the   empire   and'niso in the fact that the Boer opinion  This   was  the  universal   comment of  has displayed administrative diplo  inacy and military ability of the highest, order and is free from all suspicion of stock jobbing. It has rendered  good serice to the natives by restricting the liquor traffic and In refusing  to recognize slavery. The colonial  ofiicc is only asked to do as well by  the  pec pie   ���������������.���������. ���������  A GALICIAN  DROWNED  "Whitemouth, July 10.���������A Galician  Intepreter employed by the Dominion government, named KarenewBki,  of thi< place was drowned ln the  Whltewouth river yesterday afternoon -while bathing. He leaves a wife  and two email childrbn. The body  lias not yet heen found. They are still  dragging the river with the grappling  irons sent from Winnipeg.  continues to incline toward the probability of eventual hositlitics.  SIX   INDIANS  DROAVNED  While  ,011   the  AVay   to   c  Manitoba  Sporting Assembly  thc crowds on the exhibition grounds  yesterday. In the past rain has generally prevailed on the opening clay,  but on Monday the clouds soaring  overhead liming the early hours of  the morning had dispersed hy noon,  leaving a perfectly clear sky' and a  gentle breeze blowing. The scene  on the exhibition grounds was an an  Telegraphic Communication.  $1.25 per day.  Baths Free.  Eates  H'v  E Ii S T  K  Do   You   tJUant  a   Home   in    This] Grocuing    Coining  atxi  l^ailouay  Centre--?  The C. & K. s'eam Navigation Company have 3oaie of them  lightlul property in Revelstoke.    It is charmingly, situated, ' handy  to  to any portion of the town.    Come and enquire about it at once.    Easy  terms if necessary,  _ T. Lt. flfllG Sole Rgettt _:  F. JWeCJIRTY  W-   M.    BROWN,  Proprietor.  ���������.,. _ ,       -���������    _,       t.._j:������������������- '.imated   one,   men      putting  the ,last  Kil.arney    July    lO.-Six    Ind an-  toucheB on  tents      d booth     d(^or_  started out from Ivillarney to Little  at, buildings,   and   exhibitors  Current to take in the sports m that      u,      th ,    d,   ,        lnto gh A  town. When coming up Bagerley hagt tr} through the grounds re-  channel he boat capsized and two of veaIed that lfle falr as a whole wa3  them were drowned. It is said that superfor to any yet held nnder the  they were the worse of liquor and had,iauspice3 of the Association.  their sails tied down.  THE PLATFORM FELL  SHAMROCK'S TRIAL TRIP  STEAMER WRECKED  London.  July  10.���������The  Times  des-      Halifax.  July 11.���������The    Red Cross  cribing and commenting upon the spin  steamer' Portia  from   New  York  to  of  the Shamrock  on Saturday says:  Halifax, with 75 passengers on board,  AVhto she was running back through was wrecked last night on Flint Is-  Cowcs   Roads   to  Hythe, the   breeze land, off Sambro, 15 miles eastward,  freshened considerably and there waa in   a heavy fog.    Everybody on tho  With Thirty Peoplo but Without Loss'plenty of wind, and somo idea ot i_������ steamer, to the number of 117, was  of Lifc 1 yacht's speetl could bo obtained.     It landed on  the island  in  safety,  and  jwas generally conceded that sho was all are heing well cared for. iney will  Cleveland. Ohio, July 10.���������While tho thc fastest  light weather  craft that he   transferred   to  the  mainland   a3  ������orner stono of tho Hobnew Synagogue was ever seen  In the Solent.       She soon as possible.    Tho Portia is full  in Woodland avenuo was being  laid vent  very   steady   ana   seemed   vory of water, and will prove a total loss.  yesterday aftornoo^jfcho platform     on easy in answering to her helm, com-  There  was   a   large   cargo   on  board  which about 30 people wero standing ing quite  up  to  expectations.       Her for Halifax  and Newfoundland.    The  toll proolpitaiing them into tho     pit,canvas filled well and the trial was passengers   were  nearly  all   summer  _*__<���������-____      ^TA/rfy was IflllcU.    ' 'o'xtrom'cly satisfactory  in   eVorything. .tourists.  i/ol'tfcr.  ]; D, Sibbald  ''' > ���������"  ������������������"���������'      . ��������� ���������"���������  '   REAL ESTATE  MINING  AND  INSURANCE  AGENT  i^WWPWW���������T������������������������������ '   1 1 im���������-  McKenzie Ave.  iTTnfflai������ii������irra3������w.m-_nffl^  .Wholesale and Retail Dealer in , .  PRI.ME BEEF, PORK,  (MUTT0.N .MD SJ1DSJISE  Fish   and   Game   in    Season.      . Markets   at   Revelstoke  Hevelstokc -Station, IS'akiisp, Trout I^-ike City, and Fergu������on  THE PIONEER LIVERY^  Feed and Sale Stable of tbe Lardeau and Trout Lako  Saddle ' and     Pack  always for hire.  miausf  Ilor&os  Freighting   and   Teaming  specialty.  Daily Stage leaves Thomson's Landing every morning  for Trout Lake City.    For particulars write  at 7 o'clock  ��������� par'  CRAIG & HILLMAN, Thomson'sLandino.  t-  Hotel Ferguson:  .1  Ferguson, B.C.  Bkst Accommodation  In thk Lardeau.  Rates $2 Per Day.  D. FERGUSON,  Proprietor.  REVELSTOKE   Sash  and  Door  Factory.  Manufacturers of   and Dealers ln~~���������*^  Sash. D _or_. Turning*. Plinth1. Corner  Eloclw, Monldlncs of all kinds. Fancy  Gables and Verandah wort. Braeketi  . of even- ilescrlmlon  made to  order.  Store and    Office    Fittings, Window  .   Frames, -.vlthaaah fitted a fpenalty,  the lateit machinery.   Dry kiln  prcmi������M.   C'all and pet prices before  6"inv elsewhere.  5AWYSR & K-WKWBTO.  i'i  .*  Closed...  ���������rrr-*-  One Big Mid-summer Sale closed  on Friday lust, but we offer the  balance of our  BLOUSES  ������������������at 50c, 65c, $1.00, $1.40.  SKIRTS  AA'e   have   11  few  pure  linen you can  have for���������  Sl.40.  A. pretty range of  Dennim   for  $_,-!_,  and thc best white Pique for $2.25.  DRESS GOODS  We still show for another week at  the'cut prices*, which menus yon can  liuy.your dresses nt ut  The Cash Bazaar  \V. MliLDKUM, MANAOKIl  HOWSON Bl.Of.-K.  .      ��������� McKlvNZIK AVE.  The Canada Drug &  Book Go., Limited.  H11 vine; refitted and enlarged their storo.  .ktc now in 11 {-option to supply fully all  wants in the JJniir ami Stationery line.  Thoy 'handle nothing hut the best and  purest of 'drntrs and keep theni fresh.  They have just opened n new supply of  "Specially prepared,' which is nn vlectinl  ltlood JMirilier and Tonic, price $1..00  rail and try a bottle.  CHAS. K. McDONAM), Mnnapcr.  McKF.N7.IE  AVK..   KKVKLSTOKK ��������� STATION.  ./;. Wanted.. :";������������������. ... V,- ���������������������������-/__  ���������Yourijrsirl tojnok after children and help in  housework.   Apply to Mns, Cjias. M. Field.  Miners Wanted.  ���������The Tangier Mine Ltd., Albert Canvon, I..C..  requires six t;nod miners. Wages$3.00 per day;  ���������j-'hnft .sinkinL' ?3.G0.  Servant Wanted. .,':  , . A good ceneral servant to go to Ferguson at  '���������nro: .'-cool   \vH(rc������.������* ~paiil. *   Address .  Mrs.'.' S.  O'Connor/Hotel Windsor; Ferguson, B. C.; :  LOCAL  AND  GENERAL   NEWS  II. S. King, accused of uttering  worthless cheques was committed for  trial by Police Magistrate Haig-  Clius. V. Li nd i n ark returned on  AWdnesday evening from a week's  business trip to Trout Lake City.  T. AA'. Bradshaw. Mrs. Br.-idshnw  and child, returned on No. 2 this  morning trom a pleasant visit to the  const.  A fine specimen oT iron ore from the  Nettie L is on view in the window of  the Greit A\resti~rn Mines, Limited.  FrOnt street.  The city yioliee. Chief Bain and  Constables Shaw and Plniiiiuer, assumed tne duties of their position on  AVednesd-iy lust.  Tlie "executive of lhe Conservative  association iinei-t to-night in .1. D.  Sibbald's oflice. All members of the  executive are requested to attend.  Andy Craig and Mrs. O.-iicr. oT  Thompson's Landing, spent Wednesday and Thursday in the citv. the  Jiiiests of Mr. aiul Mrs. W. B.  Nicholson.  The meeting.of the executive of the  Conservative association called for  AVednesday .���������venins was postponed  until this evening at- S o'clock in J. I).  Sibbald's ollice.  The Montreal people who secured an  option on the Copper King group on  Sable Creek, from Cory Meiiheinck.  have a force of men at work developing the property.  .'.. H on.. F. .Carter Cotton passed  through on Fridsiy morning for  Golden and returned? again on No. 1.  He visiei-d the lllecillewaet bridge tins  nioriiiiig in company with  Mr. Kollie.  Thirty piospectors went up into the  :Fish Creek district ori'Monday and the  chance- are hrieht for a lively -season  in the camp. Some good strikes have  been made recently at the mouth of  Pool creek.  RKhon D.nt. who has returned to  New minster, is .confined to his  house wilh valvular di.-e.ise of the  heart and drop-y. I. is not expected he will ever be able to lesunie his  Epi.-ti'fiiil duties.  Mr-. 11. A. Needham. of Thomson**  Landinc. has .sent, tn the 11 Kit.".I.I"  'nflii ������������������ ii ban lsoniy bouquet of (lowers  plucked tiom her gulden which bv  the ������a_v i= mi" of'the  North West Kootenay.  Seven members only turned up to  the quarterly meeting of the Board of  Trade.on Thursday evening.  There will be drill for the B. C.  Rifles at the court house at 7:15 this  evening under l_i.ll Instructor Rout-  ledge.  The official returns of the maximum  temperature in the shade are 02" for  Wednesday nnd 00" for Thursday and  Friday.  Geo. S. McCarler returned Thursday  evening from a visit to his family who  are residing at Ban IE for the summer  mouths.  R. II. Triieinati, tho pliolngr.'ipher,  will keep liis .studio open until Monday  evening, 17th insl. Due notice will be  given of his next visit.  T..French. G.AV. BiMich and .1. Skca,  left this morning at'-1 o'clock for the  purpose nf inspecting the Standard  group of claims.  Claude K.AVnods, who i.s considerably interest ud in the Glengarry  claim, ciiiiie down from the property  on Thursday. The Diamond Core  Drill is at work on the. ledge.  There will be a special genernl  ��������� Heeling of Iho Board ol Trade held in  the Court Ilouse at, f> o'clock p.m. to  meet. Hon. F. I!. Cotton, Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works.  Dr, Paget, left yesterday for Trout  f.nki. Oily, where ho will hold two  servicers to-morrow in Hume's Mull.  Veil. Archdeacon Pentreiilh will  olliciiite at all the usual services in St.  Peter's cliurcli t.oinoriow.  Subjects in the Methodist, church  tomorrow: Morning sermon: " The  Supreme Love." Evening: " Lessons  from the Life of Gideon." During the  licit weather the services will be..confined lo one hour.    S.S. at 2:110.  Mr. Kellie -informed us during his  visit on Monday that liis organ, the  Mail, and its editor,. McDnif, would  give us the cold steel or the marble  heart? in today's issue. Come on  MeDufT, tlie "knockers" are about to  take the trail.  Sergt. R. IT. Routledge, of this Caiui-  dian Royal Dragoons, AVinnipeg, has  been detailed to instruct the .members  of tlie local company of B. C. Rifles.  He has established himself at the  Union nnd commenced work by a drill  lust, night.  A Salmon Arm visitor to the L.O.L.  ct-Idliration on the reported Mint  there had heen a severe hailstorm in  that vicinity Inst week. It. wns about  a quarter of a mile wide und destroyed  everything in its course. The grain  mid fruit, crop will he a total failure  from the effects  KELLIE    WONDERS   WHY.  Mr, Kellie is going around plain-  lively wondering why the Herald  iccuses him of being an obstacle to  lhe progress of this constituency and  of expending his energies in tlie sole  interests of his little clique of admirers  and to the injury of his opponents.  He cannot understand it iitvall. To  the Ill'KAi.l) it seems that this very  lack of comprehension cm Mr. Kellie's  part is the best possible proof of his  utter unfitness to hold.the position of  representative of this place at Victoria. If Mr. Kellie. really imagines  that he bus shaped his course ns our  member for our best interests, heaven  help us if he ever 'deliberately undertook to work against us. But the real  trouble with Mr. Kellie is an nbuoriiiul  attack of the dangerous malady  known ns "swelled head." lie 'cannot  understand anybody who refuses to  full in with his views and he does not,  consider the opinions of those who  fail to see eye to eye with him as of  any consequence ut, nil. They may be  very good people in tlieir place, but  their ideas of what is beneficial for  this town and district cannot for one  moment be allowed to conflict with  wliat he, the great .1. iM. Kellie, considers to lie for its interests.  The whole- town wanted the river  bank-- protected, .'��������� but Mr. Kellie  thought it was work which only the  Dominion government should undertake, and tliat settled the 'matter" us  far as gelling any assistance froiiihini  was concerned. The tOwn wanted  incorporation by a certain date. Mr.  Kellie's lofty intellect did not approve  of Unit date, and withouL troubling  himself to' consult nnvbody he? took  steps to get it postponed. The town  wants the wagon rond completed to  the canyon. In Mr. Kellie's wisdom  the work is unnecessnvy and he cannot  allow these foolish people to have  their   own   way.    There   is   not. one  No Bluster; No Fuss; Just Business, That's All.  Carpets,  Rugs,  Linoleums,  Floor Oils,  Curtain Poles,  Window Blinds, Etc.  Screen Doors  Screen Windows  Spring Hinges  Door Bells  Garden Hose  Garden Sprinklers  McCarty Block.  ALWAYS, IN  Lawn Mowers  Garden Rakes  Refrigerators  Ice Creani Freezers  Wire Meat Covers  Iron Pipe and Fittings  STOCK  ������Be_^-Estimates given on roofing mid fnrniiee work  W. IC LAWRENCE,  ft.)  LARGEST AND BEST ASSORTMENT  IN THE  CITY -  JAS. GILL & CO.  THE TAYLOR BLOCK, McKENZIE AVE.  Notes from the Lardeau.  .  A. E. Welch, treasurer of the Scottish Canadian Company, of London,  Out., is registered ut the AVindsor  hotel, having conic in on yestercay's  stage from Rossland. His company  has obtained possession of the. Rob  Roy and Highland Chief claims, on  the Horn ledge, and appears disposed  to vigorously push work on these  claims.    AVe     understand   they    nre  putting on more inch nnd  it looks ns  though they will ship this full as they  single, project which hns yet been  set   inleiid drifting in on the ledg  .   What Business Men Say.  ���������Ask Lovering for ice.  '   ���������All kinds of  vegetables at Lover  log's.  ��������� Everything in season at the A'ictoria Grill Room.    Open all night.  ���������Prize winners on July 12th niiiv  obtiiin their prizes by calling on the  secretary. R. P. Pettipiece,  ���������The Revelstoke Street Car Co.  muke a lomul trip every hour between  .Victoria! Hot el and'.'station.  ���������For the protection of your life,  property aim home, consult F. Buker,  ciiTice, Miiclvenzie u"venue.  ��������� A Snap!���������Eight-roomed house,"  Lot 50x100: City water. $2.*i0 down.  biiliinccO per cent, pei-month. Inquire  of F. Buker.  THECOUNCIL'S_WEEKLYSESSIOM  Give   a   Sunday   Bylaw   a    Couple    of  Readings and Sell the City Debentures  at Par to the Molson's'Bank.  The ci ty council    met inst  niglit  :i  per   usual,   all   present    except    Aid.  Brown.    Letters were rend from Hon.  Mr. Semlin saying that the cily  could ! ",elU  on foot for the benelit of this place  whicli required government aid.  which Jlr. Kellie bus not consistently  delayed, thwarted and opposed. And  yet he wonders why people look upon  .Iii hi as an obstruction and -wet blanket.  His lust exploit in the Standard Basin  business touches the climax in Mr.  Kellie's peculiar methods of furthering  cur interests, hut the Hekald intends  to touch upon this point more fully in  u subsequent issue.  Pei haps Mr. Kellie. will understand  more fully why we dn not require his  services ns our member any longer, ifc  we run over the points of the kind of  mini we do want in lhis constituency.  We desire in the first plate someone  who will be in the forefront of every  public enterprise with advice and  council and active help in obtaining  government assistance if needed. We  want a m-ill of energy and foresight,  strong fnilli in Llie district and brains  enough to put our side of the case of  the case effectually before lhe authorities. AVe want a man who will  be an influence in the house, uot  necessarily a great orator or a debater,  hut a man of sense, to whom the  legislature will he glad to listen. AVe  do not want any longer a man whose  main idea of any public project seems  .to be to hunt up all the possible urgn-  against   it.   who*-e activity in  Yesterday P. A. Lindgren nnd Martin Nelson came in from Canyon creek  where lhey have made a newjst.i-ike on  the. Ruby Silver group, local ed on the  Pedro ledge. The.leud where the now  strike wns ninde is about four feet  wide and contains about IS inches of  n galena ore whicli has the appearance  of being very high 'grade. -The boys  leavo tomoirow to -'ciiiiinience-the  work of driving a tunnel*on the new  strike. .-      .-   ���������-  I-I. H. Johnston came down on.AV^ed-  nesilay last from the Silver Belt. He  left, on Thursday Inst to start, live men  to work on llie property. .Some've'i y  fine ore is exposed on the workings,on  this claim, one 'streak averaging . 10  inches in thickness, eonlains a"galena  ore h'eavilv impr. .runted wilh cupper,  which runs 2i)0 ounces in silver.-'.'Mr.  Johnston left several specimens of the  ore al the Topic ollice whicli give a  good idea ns lo the worth of the  property.  On Monday last J. AA*. Westfall  went up lo tlie Old Gold and Primrose  mining properties at the head of  .Sin-prise cieek. He has a force of  men employed on three groups of  properties in that neighborhood, and  the chances are excellent, that before  long a huge quantity nf high grade  ore will lie ready for shipment.���������Trout.  Lake Topic."  Adair Group.  Ed." Adair came  in ���������" from   Laforme  creek   on   Tuesday.    He  started   two  shifts   to   work   on   the   crosscut, on  j Monday.    It is in now  -ibout  73 feet,  ��������� the rock   is  very hard   lo   drill,  hut  A Fancy Signature-.  A practical joker, of. the name of  Mitchell, who signed the Kootenny  Lumber Co.'s name to a cheque, which  he induced the firm ot Geo. Bell & Co.,  on Front street, to cash, was badly  wanted by the cily police hero nbout  two weeks ngo. However, he slipped  thro'.igh their fingers and took the  blind baggage for Sicamous. making  his wav down to Vernon, where the  police failed to grab him. though he  lay over n couple of days nnd they  were notified that he wus in their  town. From Vernon he worked liis  way clown to Rossland. where he  lepcated his celebrated imitation of  the Koolenny Lumber Co.'s signature  on a cheque, which he got (���������ashed and  wliich appeared in due course ' of business al the Imperial Hank heie this  week. He has since been traced to  Northport, across the line.  CHEAP FIREWOOD   ;^  <?%77) ?*?"!.-> <~z=?<&  "slll^fpl-''  Send your orders for Fire Wood to  FRED. ROBINSON, at the saw mill  office. He will deliver at $2.25'a cord  in short lengths. $1.50 a cord to those  who do their own hauling.  STRAWBERRIES  IFrcsh From the Vines  Having secured tliis seiis-oii's crop oi'Strawberries from A. Williamson, I am prepared | jo  tu supply the general public Avith the  choicest at the lowest figures. You get IG  ounces to the pound and no boxes to pay for.  Leave your orders early.  ���������*t* 'aV 'i? 'aV it*"I? *V 'Jt' *V 't*  AHLIN & CO.'S  OLD STAND,  SHIHHHOMVHiS  n___ir___-l_._Ui.l������J������_-l������������fllJI(I.I__t  T ABIES' FWPORIUM  .a-*-^  io  .Tumi) Stiikkt,"Centre.  .Opposite.Cowiiii Block.  have r'onni in   the  government  build- j  ing .until  the   province,   required the  the district i.-confined to  finding jobs I |���������.(..lks fMSily.    Tliey  were getting in  fnrhis-ere.-itnres.   to  interfering  with  nt about  one  foot  a  day   before   the  _;_on__shif t-jvas. put on.- AVhile at the  No Idle Men at; Silverton.  Sir, ruin ox, July V.i.���������Toil.-iy two  more carloads of Noonday ore were  sent lo t.he Trail smelter. This brings  tlie ore shipments I'or tliis week from  this point up to 110 Ions.  Yesterday a carload of ore was  laken from" the Bosun mine at New  Denver.  Tlie AA'.-ikflielil uiiningeiiieiil wished  to put, twelve more men ut woik  around their mine on AVednesdiiy.  Only six could lie found around town.  The keeps adding to ils  force, having now -Iii men on the pay  roll. Bcgiunim; next week they expert, to send oul. a ('.-irload a (lay.  ll is breaking all records us an ore  producer.'  Latest, Daintiest and Best  Assortment  of Fancy  Goods  in  town.  M. K. Lawson.  So^iviiiONEK  fUUUU-:'':'f~'Jf^-W?^c^'r-fUfr'-f:rf'~:fr7f7ff  ': All���������inir.tlcs.kiiowiii'i!'.tliciii's'elviis^'.lii'ilolit'o'd' to  nie wiUiileiiVsiMictt.lo.tli.jir iiccoimts with .I.M.  Scull..-' barrister. Von ; nr -.beforo .Inly -Ml, 1S'.!9.  After Unit Malts-loxiil interest .will be cliargiid  ou iniiiiu.j;'.A-.(iiiis truly.:.:;?,    "ir''- .-"  ���������-.;..--.v. V'?-.y.y??"y\V..c;.;HlItXKy,.I'aiiiter.?y  ������SXsX_������i3X������������)SC^  If the... I  Ready-Made Suits  only diil tit like the tailor-made or wore  inudu hh well, and wore of us good  material tm our custom-made, wo tuilorn  wouldn't bu in business. Hut they are ������  not us good in tiny purtfculnr.nnd every  correct dres.ser: knows it. Om* finest  !$"0 summer.;suitings', ure -now. ?2f>. .to  clear up.  R. S. WILSON,  CITY MKIICIIANT TAILOR.  Wishing to Clear Out .  ? .?vy v?-/y,^? yyy Notice. ;y::y'- Vi;,%?-.'"Ui  ... OwiiiR tnill lK'iiUbIVb'[tveV'ie('i(leM.:to,cl(iso  up iny painting.,biisino.<''.for? Uie Vsiinuner. 1  take thii* opportunity "of tlninkiiij;: the eiti/."iis?  of llevelstoke for tlieir neiieroiis y>sitroiiiig^i~in  the: past,1 and ?slionHl . I *^,ai:iiin'. returns to. the  business here riiofic lo obtain"'- tv fare share of  tlieir .patronage lu.: the -flitnre? Voiir.s'.very  Irtllv, ���������'���������"-. v.. ,:..;-.,-,���������:���������������������������:.,:',;.. ':::.-������������������ ���������'���������-: . -i-a'A?.?:;.  ?:.?:': Wil. -G.'.BIKNICY:   = ���������= = '���������!---,������������������ --';^������^---^���������r^..-m,_.i.--vi-._}-.--.-,'-���������-^ecDiiO sniit_iv!i._ un. on... iv line hi._i.iu  .      ~z    ~niit������ nriviIFges oi^tnc mium-rp^.........--..,- .-.- .��������� r- . ,���������. ^  rooms: from H. bdwards saying thnt   **"*r ' .    . ; mine Mr.  Adair discovered   by  ncci  he did   not know  who  was   .lumping   "'fixing "P  the   '-"'������'n>=*'!"   c'[   **lu*; r,._���������L ;.,...���������st   ,vh.lL ho  helioves   to lit  garbage   over   the   river bank;   from   peace to suit hiioself and  to giving u | lh<i _,.���������.,.,.���������,  ,.t,.ppi,ie; of the ha.iginf  the   lion.  Attorney-General,    slating  tlmt board of prisoners in the  provin.  cial lock-up would be fifty cents a day:  on this the council.resolved  to ask the  attorney-general .to'turn over  the jail  to   the   municipality; the   Itevelstoke  AV. L.  A-   P.   Co..   a.-king   fiom   what! a-s our member  date  the  city   assumed   pay ment for I in wilh the notions of the  majority of ���������  hydrants and   stieet  lights: answered * ]l!s COn_,til nents, as  Mr.   Kfllie,   if  hei  ie  g  black eye  lo properties  lvl.inging to j w#l��������� ()f ,,���������. k,,,.,,^ lt.,],,(,.    Lt is 0-1 feet  his constituent'!,  and  whose position [ fintti tiie foot wall and shows IS indies  in the legUliiliire seems lu  be   thnt of ! of oie bet ween font- inches   of. curbon-  its buffoon and an poor j ;Ut"= n"xt lh<: wnl- iir"1 " i,1,:hes on tlle  ��������� ,,. ,   ; other side.    Besides 2 ft.  8  in.  of ore  one at thnt. ll.rse may b,.O.r. ^"'���������-!������������������ thf. f���������ot wall  there  is nt  least  12  ideas of hi.-duties-and   responsibilities j f���������,.t ���������f   main   ledge   well   mineral  date   of   iiicfupor-i ,, ,. .      j"'i"   >'"    ���������.���������u-"...'    ���������. ������������������-   -  .������������������I-pli.'d  for job of I1'1"1" "i*'"  '"     'e   llIM"'"'"-bmg   <-l.-c- j s,,,;,.,._    N(-.lllhlK ,wij! s��������� r.lP heL.n foliml  I lions., will   li.ivi:  an   <'xcell.:iit   oppoi- j outside of .1 c.i-fain well defined streak  Tb" Ito-sland Miner snys Unit itis  the iiitciitioii uf the-; Lui deau-Gold-  Muith p"up!.' I" i.-^niii.; work on their*.- whicli are located on Fool  ������������������reek. Last AA*eilii.'sd.-iv 2O.00I) shares  of their slock were suhstribed (oral  :">;-. per ���������.I1.11 e,  Mr.  Noble.manager   of   the   Soda  AVnter     AA*orkli.   reports   llint    sonic  sneak   'hievi-s   :iri:  entering the faclory  and (-iti-vim! of! some  of  tlie   goods  If will not be well   tor  the  culprits  if j sold    ~ui   .Sunday,  lhey arc caught at it.  Mrs. Ncls Anderson nnd Mrs. Morris  Anderson went enst as far ns Field on  Titesduy with their sister. Miss Lursen  who is en route from the coast to her  heme in the old country. Miss Larsen  wns well known in Revelsloke,'having  Jesided in the city for two years.  Itis reported from the south'that  there is still a prospect of the C.P.It.  commencing work on the Lardeau  railway from this end this season. It  is said that the work will start from  Whisky Point, leaving the construction round the big bluff Ull the winter.  NOTE AND COMMENT.  The   Kamloops   Standard   has  following :  '��������� Victoria people ilo not want n  general elec 1 ion perhaps because I ley  have good representatives��������� but how  about the rest of this miserably repi-<������-  si'iited'coiitilry.''  irom March   l.Mii,   date  alien: F. Barnaul  city fore11111.11. ".-���������: ���������' ��������������������������� .1  A. G. Hniiisny. president of (.'.inada j tuciily of timliug out  Life'ered par nnd 2."i cents for eaeli  himdi ed of $15,000 worth of debentures by city; Motion's Bank  offered Slo.OOO for the 'block. It being  explained that the extra "i'i cents in  Mr. Kauisny's c.ITer was merely to  cover exchange on Hamilton, lhc  offer of lhe Molson's Bunk i.whs  iici cpted.  The public works committee reported n schedule of prices on articles  required by tb" ( iiy police force.  By-Law No. IS   was   introduced   by  Aid.   Grahame   to   prohibit,   tin: pur-  eiia.-e or sale of goods on   Sunday   nnd  in   the   habit   of I to define tlie lnvirs during which hotel  bv   the   windows I burs nnd liquor stores  ire to be closed.  ! Only milk, drugs and   medicine can be  H,ir_    hnve   to    be  closed from 12. midnight, on Saturday  to   fi   n.   111.   on   .Monday.      Three iri-  fi'iictionsOf the by-law  and  out���������with  lhe license.    The by-law  received two  readings.  The solicitor gave it as his opinion  thnt thc. city could not sell or otherwise dispose of streets nnd 1'iiics  within the corporation unless they  first submitted ;i by-law lo tbo electors. They (-ould close up any street or  Inne, but could not give any private  individual any title without, .submitting a by-law to the people.  The council then went into committee of thc- whole on l.y-la-.v IS.  but they do not chiiiie ; ized.    Mr. Adair believes that all  the  discoveries   mndo    on   Carnes   creek,  Keystone Mt., in  th" Standard   Basin  nd   on   I.afomie    are-'oii   the  same  Notice. :  TAKE NOTICE thnt I, C. II. Miickintosh.  iiitcn.i thirty (SO) days from Mate to apply to  tlie Chief (.ominissionor of Lands and Works to* the following tract .of :laiiM -situated  on tlie east, shore of Upper Arrow Lake, south  of and adjoining Lot '2\t,l, Group 1: ��������� Comnieiic-  iiil? nt 11 post marked C. II.Mackintosh, norlh-  west corner,^sai'l post adjoining . tlie Southwest comer of.J.ot 24"ii; O. 1; thi'iiec east  twenty (-0) chains; thence south forty (-10)  chains; tlicneeWest twenty ('20) chains, "more  or less, to the shore of Upper Arrow Lake;  thence nortli along the shore line to point ?of  .commencement, cuutainiiit; eighty (80) acres  more or less.  C.II. .-MACKINTOSH.  July lull, ISM. Tor X. l\ Townsend.  $A.H. SMITH, Proprietor.<g  W. KAULT. Baker. ^  ROBERT CLAIR  Contractor ....  IIK1CIC, STONE nml I'LASTUl'INC,  . KXOAVATINll, SliWAGU.  STISEET UKADIXII.  I'oiitriiets'Tiiken.  yec.iirtty i;lven"lis called for.  Material furnished if neccssiiry.  Furnished Room to Let.  Large, comfortable, in central locality;  bath  room.   Apply ut;IliuiAi.I> ollice.  Miss Steele  'Teacher of Music, Latin, French, Pencil  Ilrawiiig, Landscape and Figure In black uiid  colored eriiyous, Oil aiul Wnler C'olor on cun-  viiss silk, satin, elc. levelling classes in ICujr-  lishy branches > anil -iiiiithematfcs.     .Studio,  SMITH   HLOCK.  For Sale  A complete saw mill outllt.    Kncine 10 h. p.,  boiler r.S,h. p. v I'laner, mateher and  monliler,  and shingle machine.. Will sell  whole or any  part of outllt.   Apply to "11," IlKUAtn.  Notice.  Notiee is hereby given that I, the undersigned have purchased the business nf'.!. IL Iliill  '������_.' Co., tnitehers at Itevelstoke, nil accounts  owing to and by .1. It; Hull ill Co:. Itevelstoke  branch, will be collected and paid by me.  <--- JAS. WOOUIIOW,  ['  of counlry wliich   i-mbrm-es all   these  cntnp", thioiigli vhicli the  long  lines  lines of th-dykes  are   trncenblu   with  unfailing regularity for miles.     Then;  .ire some 1;'. id cl,situs of the Adair  ! ^riuip 011 which Mr. Adair expects to  llie ! v.-e'soiu" work don" this sea-,011.  , -now N still deep in the  \v.  The  FARM   FOR   SALE CHEAP.  CninposcM '.������f 010 acres, 100 acres under crop.  200 acres' bottom hind unbroken nml well  adapted fnr grass growing; two largcirrlgution  ditches, in good repair; shunted }{'inl!i! from  Okaiingiin lake; splendid- iiitgrowlng locnl-  Itv; all kinds nf fruit now bearing; particularly" Min pled for slock raising.--'.)!!'! of the best  r'nnges in lb.* province Ilouse, stable and  olher outbuilding"; a beautiful stream running itiroligli the place,���������nbui.dunce of troul.  l-'arm all fenced, .stock: In head horses, IW  Waggon,  sleighs, mowing nin-  ^"t^^'Mrifif^Hfi^^^-A'-Mri^ivi^tiylf-i'  *-_ *5������  PREPARATIONS J  ������������������ ��������� ���������������������������^ *  Dr. Hovell's Worm Powders '27'C  Jjj~  4< Sonic of our...  ?___SPECI AL _ ������1  *'  ���������it  41  ���������i<  ���������X  .5.  Dr. Hovell's Illuud and Nerve fills  Illanil's Iron l'ills   Hlnekberry Cordial   Hair I'ouuide   Headache Wafers      ..HOc. _���������  ��������� ���������"���������>���������: *  ..lie *    *    <������  Quality and iciliclcncy (iiiiiranteud. ���������{.  the .s'tbek'bf.r. !Ai ken head:.~:?Cp.','ycpin posed ;;ofvV  ;^������;wATCHES;;_IEW  yg*j::.?and':,Sl'LyERWAKE|v?^  _w6'hnvo redliceM prices of Vniiie .to nsinall per-?  ceiitage'iibove cnst,.and Avill rcoiilinne-selling,:  iit. reduced priires until July'15. V:\Ve 'also make?  a s[iccialty of ?:.'Vy_*y> r:r77.7r:7f77:7777'7r77:7i: ';7-,::  ;?;���������?>? ?-.. ?; ;?yyi-~?WatcIi -Repairing"-.' ffUUUUr  each''jiib'-liijliig'tlioroiiglil'y.-ro'i'iiilred'iiiiii guar-?  anteeil for 12 lnoiitlis. : No eiire. no pny. _���������.���������..,._:_  yMiiifnr.lers" ?pr(unptly_?atlendc(l;i(i;yaii(l].ex:--?  press .paid'one-way; 77:77:- -?;v  ?.?: V :";:',; :;'y v,?yy?  E. M. ALLUM,  Watchmaker.mid Jeweler,  Front St.  REVELSTOk'n.-  ��������� Watch attention,' cMirelul, experienced. iminsTiikiiig attention. Attention thai will keep ils . Jl tie  mecliiuiism in perfect condition.  'Jt'docsn't take much oil:to make it  mark time, but; it, hnvcihtU  .mite and have it at 'the rljjht time.  Jt is our business io correct alt  difilcultics about a watclrand malte  it keep correct time. It ih our ambition to add to . the reputation we  think we have, In no smallinoasuro  already cstablishcdof doiup honest,  tliorouph watch repairing. Ilrini*  your sick, watrh alon^. Work  i;unrnuteed.  Our repairdepartmenl is iu charpe  of Mr. li. K. I>oyIe,.an expert in  Knglish, Swiss ami American watch  repairing.  Guy Barber*  ._._\Vatchiiuikc_r and Jeweler, _ ' ,  J IcICenzie Ave.   REVEtTSTOKEr  1'IlKI'AKKD ANU HOLD 11V  I Field 8z Bews, J  4< Lower Town Dru(n;i9t>. J?  I bead  outUn  1 .I,   ! chine,   two   horse rake, n completi! outllt ol  ion-on I-n'"; fnr.nlrig nt.'iislIs.    iXhu an interest In wharf,  1 n...._.|i..t-t_ ,'���������.,..<.-fllu. i I'I mile from I-chcIiIhiiiI, ninlnlng lown on the  , iiortliein s.,u|,._s ol ui'. 111011111.1111.S, 1 )iik<_ niiil . iii11(iu fr(m th(! vc|j kn(jwn (rll)l  I ! farm 0:1 'I roiu creek,     tuilly stea.nlxiat.coii-  !...(lion.   /������ parndi-c for sportsmen, plenty of  -.���������/'.id game.     Price:    H'������ per ncre. Iiicliu'lfi  Death of Mr. R. H. Brov/n.  j wild game.     Price:    fl'. per ncre. Incliiillng  <'-roi., stnr-k and imidenicnls.   Inquire or write  j . , to ClAKKKTT I'.llOT.'IKI'.S, I'ClltlctOll, li. (',.  1      W.    M.    Brown,    or    the    Columbia      !'.<-.��������� "<'inlld from wharf,���������011  map known ns  j House, was summoned n-.v-iy on Wed- j ^'"^"'j ^_  ! iicsdiiy by a tel'-ziaio announcing thntj  'iii- brother. K. 11.   Biown,   of  Beacon ! A.   H  11 genernl election  lo get   rid   of   this | (,in p,,,._   victoria,   was dying.    He  gang of " knockers-" in the-e   interior ! left the ������amp evening, but liis   brother.  ',...-, .. . ,    - ,1 Itoyal School of Mlnc-i, London.    Seen  venrs  di"d on  Tii'ii-siLiy tuorning   before,  he.,,,   ,M���������rfK   Work*.  SHanvja.     17   jc.irs  ohlcf  Come on   McI'nIV  and   help  lo    .reached   there.      The   ,  uboiit, :i state of alfairs  that,  will  this riding a good, live,  energetic  and  business-like    representative.      North  He  " Natures  Own Health Preserver."  ^e Quaker Bath  Cabinet _^~>  Turkish-liaths nt Home. Saves Health, Life,  Medicine and Doctor bills.* These liaths arc  l'leiisniil, Toning, Clcnnslng, Ke-Iiuildliig,  Inviirornling, .Strengtlienlng to., the ; body,  blood; muscles,* benrt, etc. Tor furtlicr piir-  tlciilnrs, information or circulars npply to      u  Chas. J. Aman, oppo-station.  For'the Choicest  and Best  Fruits and  Confectionery  The Best Makes of  Cigars and  Tobaccos  . . TRY .-'.  Mrs. W. J. Lees' Store,  ncKen/.ie Ave.  Ice Cream I'urlor in contii'ction.  ridings by nil   means  let  us -have   it.  MeDuir  and   help  lo   In inK ! reached  I proved fatal, wax pneumonia..     Air. H,  I II. Bi own. who. like tiiu  In other,   was;  a native   of   Yorkshire   in   Kngland out, (o Ihis province in   1838 and  HOLDICH  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  \ehiel- 1 I'li'-mUt   to Wigan (Jeiil and   iron (Jo..   Ktig.  ! I.nic (bemlst inul Ai^nvcr, Hull Mln������������, Ltd.  ;     (���������lalrns'cxHlill.ii'd nnd reported upon.  UEVEL8TOKE,  B. C.  AVest Koolenny hns been'long enough  misrepresented.  Why, Certainly.  A law that works n hardship on a  good citizen should always be repealed.  Laws arc only mude to be enforced  against bad people, like Chinese ivho  run wash-houses nnd laboring men  who drink whiskey.  wns ono of the Cariboo pioneers  and Mrs. Brown resided in Kevelstoke  in 1885 arid 1880 and assisted Air. AV,  M. Brown in stinting the'Columbia  Mouse. Kince 1S88 lhc deceased gentleman hus been a resident of Victoria  where lie hud it beautiful house at  Beacon Hill Park. lie, was will  known and popular among fill the old  Cariboo pioneers and in tho capital  city, lit; leaves a wife and an adopted  daughter to mourn his -los... ���������'  The Revelstoke Street Car  COMPANY.  Thn Kevelstoke Street. Cur loaves  Victoria Hotel for Station at 1), L10,  11, 12, 2, :*, 4. 5. S and 9 o'clock.  Leaves Station for Victoria Hotel nt  n.liO, !().:������). 11.30,   l'������30,  2.30,  3.30, 4.30,  5.30, s.30. n.:so.  FARE, io CENTS.  J. V. PERKS,  Prop.  ���������H"H'*'t'H"H"I'4"i~__"t"l"t'H''t'l"H''___"I"l'  Chubb & Booth  Contract  "House  Painting.  t    ���������*-.-.- ���������:.���������-.-.   ij.-  j SIGN PAINTING, TINTING, ������  % HARD OIL FINISHING. *  * ~ - I  % X  % ...Revelstoke, B. C. I  M .      .   *-,  +'I'I^-f.'HAH'*1-*-f-+'I'***+'f''I+'ft1Hf'  4"l"l'4"H"t'+'i"l"t'l"H"i"l"l"H:'H"H"i"H~*  REVELSTOKE, B.C. %  *���������  *  X GRILLROOMand T  t restaurant; t  * ���������  *���������  .J,    :  *-  *���������  ��������� *���������  *.'  ������������������������  5 J. V. PERKS,   ~ Prop.    %  OPEN ALL NIGHT.  Jas. I. Woodrow  "RIJTCHER  Retail Dealer ih���������  Beef, Pork,  Mutton, Etc.  Fish and Game- in Season.  All orders promptly Sllcd.  SSKSSS" Revelstoke.  /


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