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 ���������PH  '���������������������������'.    :.u u -Uf J/'���������'/���������/���������/  ; ������������������       ._-  ;,..,'  ,.,,', l_-   ������������������������������������' V- 'r ^ ;  :/>��������� /���������  -\  -ISSTTIEID   TWIOE-A-WEBK- WBD1TESDATS    AS55ST)   S^TTTI^lDj^TrS  Vol. III.    No. 72.  * REVELSTOKE, B. C, WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13,1899.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  _������*_W>RW_fcr.������S������**5������****!^^  1    A Grand Exhibition of New    , j  Goods for Fall. I  Our Fall  Are Arriving Almost Daily:  U  All onr lines have been replenished with ii carefully- selected  and well bought stock. But  in ^t he following we eun olYer  you very special inducements:  Boys' Suits  All kinds, all prices.  Men' Reefers  A splendid stoek.  Pants  A large, and complete range.  Underwear  Best assortment in town.  Boys' Caps  The. latest and newest.  Men's Caps  - Litest styles, all prices.  Neckties  The latest fail,��������� vei-y pretty.  t  Rugs  Mats  Carpets  Linoleums  * Quantity, tells.  Quality tells.  Prices tell.  The displays at this store are keen rivals to those in eastern cities.     Ours prove just  as interesting, and are equally important, if not more so. to the citixens of. Revelstoke  j and vicinity. From end to end, from top to bottom, this store is a revolution, bright  I with   every  color tint, complete ns we can make it, and tilled to overflowing with new  goods of every sort, selected by a careful and experienced buyer. A complete store full  | ot bright new goods await the visitor here.     A   replete store full of newness, richness  and worthiness, direct from the most reliable manufacturers the world over and from  g. the world's fashion centres. Careful preparation has lead up to our triumph tliis Fall,  j< and the   Great Departmental Store has become vastly more attractive, \jrith more to see  and more worth buying than ever before.    Our store must be visited to appreciated.  A characteristic feature of this business is its constant improvement, a  better" all tho time and along the line, a fact never so much in evidence as at the  present time. Our ambition is never allowed to flag; our energy never tires, and our  progress knows no limit.     Our success  in  Revelstoke in the past is the inspiration for  ������* still greater achievement in the future, and that means a more perfect store organization,  | a   better   store  service   ond   greater  comfort  and convenience for visitors at this store.  j! It's all a part of our plan of usefulness, and tends to give a greater measure of satisfaction  ji and pleas-uro I'or those who come here   Q ,���������    *  In the collection and distribution of worthy goods, this store leads all North Kootenny.  It has the Inrgest buying power and the biggest constituency. That fact touches every  many-sided business, and every year you see  values grow better and better throughout |  r favor.      Just now we're swinging into ������  NOTE AND COMMENT.  i  The unfortunate  Dreyfus has  been  foil ml guilty again.    This result of llie  trial  i.s   simply   astounding.    To   our  ideas not a tilth.- of reliable evidence lo  connect   him   with  the  bordereau  or  ���������my other treasonable  correspondence  or  negotiations  with  thu enemies  of  France has been heen presented to tin;  court-martial.    In an English court of  law  an  immense proportion of the so-  called      testimonies       would        have  been   tilled   out     of   court     ns    outside     the      case      altogether.       Almost everything  that  we. should enli  evidence was in  the  prisoner's  favor.  Alexander Dumas once said Unit if he  were accused in France of stealing the  towers  of Notre   Dame cathedral   he  would nut wait to take Ids  trial,    lie  would simply holt.    And lhis nmazing  verdict cerliiiiily   makes  it look  very  much ns if Dniiuis' estimnle of French  justice wns correcr.    It seems us if in  order to preserve  the good   name  of  tlie general stall'of the French  nrmy,  Col. Jouast and his  collengues ou   the  court   martini   have,   wilh   a  cynical  disregard nf the public opinion  uf  lhe  civilized    world   almost unparalleled,  decided   to drag  once,  more  the   fair  fume of   France   in  the mud.    Every  point on which the  old sentonfo' wns  based has broken down,  nothing  new  of any reliability hns been brought out,  by the fresh trial.    And yet Drey.pis is  si ill guilty of treason, wilh,  anil  this  is perhaps the most  incomprehensible  part  of   this   most   incomprehensible  finding,    with    extenuating    circumstances.   Tlie only parallel in ancient  or modern history wliich occurs to the  Hi~.li.vr.l~i is the cause celebre   of  the  trial of  the  Knave  of Hearts   as.   reported in Alice in Wonderland.  tlie actual occupants thnn there. To  I his a Toronto contemporary ictorts  that it is possibly owing to this very  circumstance that iu no place in the  Dominion is labor harder worked or  worse payed I linn in Hamilton. From  which it would appear lo result that  lo keep his end up under tbe present  conditions of sen lety the less n working  man hinds liiin.-elf down to any particular spot either by family ties or  ownership of other than portable  property the better. His ideal must  be to remain single and if lie own-  anything to have il. in the .-hnpe of a  bank account���������and it cannot be denied  that lliere is u gold deal in tiie contention. IJul. surely lhe condition of  nlV.-iirs wliich render such u propivition  tenable must be gone very far wrung  indeed.  LARDEAU MINING NOTES'  Strike  Near the  Group.  Lade'  WESTFALL COMPANIES' WORK  the store, with conditions more and more in our  the biggest season's business we've ever known. That's', encouragement enough for  special values all over the store, including some splendid chances in what remains of our  great "salvage sale" stuffs.    Everything marked in plain figures.  ' Next week-Avill be our exhibition week in all the stocks-of each department." The  whole store is sparkling with newness, and thejnugnitude of the displays, the novelty  and beauty of the styles, the astonishing variety and unusual values easily discount any  ever offered in this city.    .'"'". .   -  THREE HUNDRED MEN WANTED  The Kaslo and  Lardo-Duncan   Railway  Want to Employ More Men.  In another column will be noticed  an advertisement asking for HI 10 railway laborers, be.-ides bridge, carpenters, tie maker.- and station men (o  work on tlie Ka.-lo tc Lardo-Diiucnn  railway coiistriicLion. Hv this we  understand that the work of cmi-  strut tion will be pushed forward (luring the fall and a great deal ol activity  will he manifested in lhis district.  Jlr. Carlson state_ that, he is putting  every man to work lie can get and  finds"great clillicilty in getting anything like the number he, is prepmed  lo employ. This will he good news to  Kaslo business men as it means an  increase in trade and a prosperous fail  to this whole di.-triel. Tlie C. P. H.  constriictors are also working all the  men they can get.���������Kootenaian.  No Sham Sales  Strictly  Business  We Want You to  Come Again^.  We. are alive to our own interests. It would be foolish, in  the face" of persistent and keen  competition, for us to olfer you  a tempting bait one day and  overcharge you the next in  order to iiuike up the loss.  We don't promise you that one  dolinr spent here will go as fur  as as two splint somewhere  else, hut we do assure you your  money's worth every time you  make a purchase of us.  Onr constant endeavor is to  so treat you that you will conn"  again und again.  In stylish Dress Goods, Mantles, niid-Millihery'our leadership is admitted, and you  can't imagine a worthy style or quality we haven't got. c The new stocks are full of  abounding interest to shoppers. No ' such care was ever taken before to make a store  perfect, and nothing that we can say will tell nearly as much as.a half hour spent among  the goods, nicely displayed, in our store. You ought to come and see, if only to see.  I-But-'tew people are satisfied to go away without buying-something, -  Our aim is to make this store so pleasant that you'll want to come every-clay     Every,  convenience   is provided  foiv.shoppers, aud people who don't'wish to trade are equally  "welcome with those who do      Business in solicited only upon the basis, of absolute satisfaction, and any purchase -made, if not as represented, may be cancelled by returning  the poods. a - , '  New Fall Cloaks  Are Ready for Ton.  We want the Ladies of Revelstoke and their visiting friends to come and  see our CLOAK DEPARTMENT. As far as we -know it is the largest in .  Revelstoke. and recent, alterations and improvenieuts will go a long way towards making it the best as well. But while surroundings are all that could  he desired, it is the magnificent stock of Cloaks we have leason to be proud of,  -and which-will-prove-very-iiiterestiiig-to our-visitors.���������OnrCloak-reputiition-is__  too well known co require any emphasis from this store. It is enough to say  that.we are ready with the newest styles in  Ladies' Jackets, Suits, Capes, Dress Skirts, Silk Waists,  Wrappers, Tea Gowns and Underskirts.     Also Misses'  and Children's Outer Garments in Great Variety.  This collection comprises styles mid creations  from the world's foremost  designers.    It reflects the dictates and fancies of those who set the puce in the  fashion   centres of the world.   It represents that point"cit excellence and  elegance never hefore attained in North Kootenay.    But no need to say more.  Come and see for yourself.   Bring your friends and visitors.   You'll he surprised at what thi'i-c is in store for yon.  It is devoutly to be hoped that, in tlie  mailer   of    clearing     the    lemetery  ground those in responsibility will take  care that the work is done under careful and  intelligent supervision.    If a  party of men is simply engaged.to  go  up and clear the   ground,  cleared  it  surely will be of every green  thing in  sight.   The. IIerald hopes lhat this is  not the  kind  of  ''clearing" contemplated by  the' council.   There   are a  number of handsome  young  trees on  the   ground     and   the   greatest-, care;  should he taken tii picsei-vc thoni. ~   If  exterminated    now   it   will   be years  hefore   they   can    be    1 (-placed.    The  Hun ali suggests that at,  present  llie  industry of the city's employes should  be coniined to clearing lhe  ground of  burnt stumps and  fallen  timber,- care  being taken during the progress of the  work not to injure  the  living  vegetation.   Then some   practical   gardener  should  be employed   to   lay  out. lhe  grounds to  advantage-and  make lhe  inu.st of  the  natural  beauties of the  spot.     Under intelligent direction it is  capable of being  transformed into iis  lovely a' God's  Acre as one.can  lind  aiiywhere.and those responsible  will  be inflicting a   grave   wrong on  this  community   if  they  permit   it to  be  spoilt at the  outset  lhrough  carelessness and lack  of appreciation  of the  situation.  Toronto Fress Throttled.  The strike of tlie T. Elton tc Co.'s  employes has placed beyond a doubt  the soundness of our long held belief  that the Toronlo papers aie in serfdom  and that the Toronto departmental  stores are their masters. Heie is an  important fight between employe and  einployet; several hundred cloak  makeis are daily and nightly parading  the city streets; they hold public  meetings .ind the best men of the land  speak for iheni; mammoth audiences  pass resolutions of sympathy for them,  fn sjiorl, it is tl'.e most important  item." in some respects, lhat has i.-rune  before, the Toronto press iu many  months, yet we must, read Oltawa and  Montreal'papers in order to learn the  'meanest 'details ,of the strike. The  Toronlu press is mum.' Not only does  it refrain fruni editorial notice of the  strike, but it will not even give if a,  fair l'cpiirl. The ootopus has the ptPS*s  by the throat and this accounts for the  ail-white record of the octopus.���������Citizen & Country.  Keep Your  Byes on Our  Fruit Window  CB. HUME & CO.  Wholesale and Retail  General Merchants.  Revelstoke and Trout Lake.  Ladies' Ready-to-Wear Felt Hats j  This is a Millinery Store in a class of its own. There is hut one verdict:  The hest, most complete and up-to-date MILLINERY display will, bo found at  this store. That is emphatically true of our READY-TO- WEAR FELT HATS  om-assortment of which comprises stores of distinct styles, including many  novelties confined exclusively to our trade.   Our stock includes:���������  Smart Sailors, new Blocks with Fancy Bands.  Fedoras and Walking Hats, newest shapes and all prices.  Rough   Riders  and   Golf  Hats,   the popular styles v/ith  Oriental and Fancy Silk Trimmings.  It would he useless to attempt a description of the various lines. Nothing  short of a personal visit will satisfy. The earlier you come the greater will be  your pleasure, because now the assortments are at their best.  The Rio Tinto coppei mine in Spain,  of which W. A. Carlyle has been ap-  pointedsupeiinteiident, is the. largest  and most ancient copper mine in tbe  world. The mine is known lo have  been worked before the Christian era  arid at this clay as' many as twelve  thousand men are employed in it. The  "deposit-c^qnVists~of "iiiTi"i~i_i'ise~li'dge"s~of  low grade ore, averaging only one per  cent in copper, but as the average  scale of wages for men working in tbe  mine is only 20 cents a day it can bo  worked on a large scale with big  profits. Last year lhe mine paid a  dividend to the sliaielinlders of n'o less  than two millions sterling,' It is  hugely owned by the Rothschilds, and  although tlie scale of wages appears  ludicrously low to our ideas, (lie cost  of living is proportionately small. A  drink of wine can be obtained fi.r one  fifth of a cent and other necessaries in  ���������pro portion.  Spokane Industrial Exposition.  At the Spokane Industrial Exposition tliis year the mineral exhibits will  be given" the place of honor. Tliey  will not be put. off in a far-away conn r  ns nt. previous fruit fairs, but this yenr  the management is making tlie mineral  'department one of the strongest attractions at lhe. big show. Visitors  who enter, the tent on opening day.  the 3rd of October, will first, be greeted  by the niitiingexhibit of all the mining camps of the north west. The  entrance to Lhe building will be on  Main avenue at. thc postortice corner,  on the same location as heretofore. On  both sides of tlie entrance boulveard.  wheie lust-yenr were liiiny of the  most attractive fruit and .-ibriciillur.il  exhibits, will this year* be found the  inining exhibits. On the right will be.  Washington ores divided into their  many camps. Near the mining exhibit's will be machinery hull!'* with all  the mining machinery iu motion,  showing the processes of working and  miHiiig ore.  -The Ford Memorial.  The new schoolhouse will  lo tlle contract be ready for  \ l������5X3������3XS������������������������<^^  according  iim.1 ill the  nd of this month. Now lhat lbe  building i.s siiflicienlly ' advanced to  show how the design conies out in  realization it cannot be said to be  suitable for this district. The plan  may be a good one for the const, bu! il  is not adapted lo Kootenav., The  large area of glas?., taken up Iiy the  windows will render the rooms in  toleiable under the glare of the sun  experienced here dining the hot  weather and insufferably uold in  winter, particularly as the heating  arrangeineiils only to.'i'.prise one hot  air fui-niicc for llie whole building.  Besides, the windows lake up so much  space that it is impossible lo place the  blackboards to advantage in the  rooms. Then, again, the wide open  porch     extending   across   llie   whole  front of the new building will  simply  act as a   collecting  spot   for diifting  snow in our high winds in the  winter.  However, people who are  determined  to leave all their all'aiis  in   the  hands  copper pyrites,  of the government can only expect lo ! siderable silver  have to put up witli what the government gives them and be as thankful as  th  The memorial stone, for the hrad of  the l-itis.ltev. F. A. Ford's grave in the  cemetery was placed iu position yestei day liv ll. Ilow.-on, agent foi Som-  ei'ville. Bros, of Brandon, the makers,  ll, lakes the foi in of a handsome white  marble cross over five feet high. _ Tlie  inscription is placed on the base below  the cross proper and reads.���������-'Frank  Alfred Foul. Vicar or St. Peters.  Kevel.-toke. B. C. called Middenly  I'rniii this life to tlie fuller life. Jan. 20.  lSil'd, aged 31 veins*. This cross was  eiecled to his" memory hy many lo  whom lie ministered and who thank  find for his example and teaching."  In thelcentre of lhe cros- is carved tlle  sacred monogram I. II. S . nnd around  it the word- "Peace to Thy Soul." The  iiKinuiiiciit is very li.iiid-oiiieand fni tin  a lilting memorial to ihe late well  beloved vicar of tliis parish.  The Black Eagle Shews a Foot of Clean,  Ore.���������New Contracts  Let and Work  _���������  Commencing'All Over the Banner Camp  of North Kootenay.���������Assessment Work  Hnishcd on the Abbott Group.���������The  Black Diamond to be Developed.  (Trout Lftko Topic.)  Ed. Boll und Johnny  Morgan  made  a rich strike on recent  locations they  made near the  I^ulc group.   The lead,  lies  parallel  with  tlie  Lade and Bad-  shot  leads  and  is about 2.000 feet dis-.  taut from the grcnt lime dyke.   The  lead   where  the   strike was   made  is-  aboiit 2", feet wide and is a cai Inmate  oie containing huge nuggets of clean,  galena ore which runs 811 ozs.  silver,.  01 per  cent,   lead   and   82  gold.    Two  claims, the White Warrior and  Snow-  Flake. are staked on this find and  are  owned jointly by  Mo-st-.-*.  Bell,  Cummins and Morgan.    The. stiike is con-,  ceded to he one of tbe he.it  made this,  summer.    A very peculiar thing about  this strike is tlie fact that, for the  past    ���������  two years prospectors and among tlieni-  the locators, have been  walking over-  tlie  cropping*,  the discovery  having,  been made nbout, l.*i foot, from the trail-  leading up lo  the Badshot and Lade,  group.    In one  place  where  the lead  crosses the trail  had  it   been  lowered  one foot more lhe trail builders would,  have uncovered 9 inches of solid gulen.i,  ore   of   the   grade   inenlioned above.  The new strike bus ciealed" consider-,  ablestir among  mining  men  in  this  section      It   is   the   intention  of the.  owners to open up the property,  commencing in a couple of days.  On the Old Gold.the tunnel  hns cut  the load, exposing a large body of ore.  and it. is lhe intention   To drift ulnng���������  side the lead, crossciitting every 30 or  40 feet-and leaving the ore body standing  all   winter.���������Tlie   Guinea tunnel.-  which is nearing   the   lead,   is being  pushed with great vigor and work will  be   continued     on    this   property all.,  winter.��������� The Imperial is improving in  depth and at piesent shows  up  well.-  Itis   expected  that."'tlie lead .will  be  encountered at any time in  the Primrose tunnel.-' Work is prut-ei'ding very.  -  rapidly at  this  property.���������Work   bas.  been*-"commenced on   the Lardo-Dun-.  can Mining Co.'s property located* west-, "  of the Primrose.    .Tliis  property, besides   containing   the   Primrose, lead,���������"  one of the richest leads' iii the "country,,  has two other leads running across it,'-  and great things are expected from the  work of developmenl now going on.��������� .  The tunnel in the Rnh Roy and High-,-  In nel Chief, two claims  owned   by thee  Scottish   Canadian Mining Co., is au ���������  about 30   feet  aiid  tenders  are  being  called for. the driving of 230 feet more..   -  A new contract of 100 feet has been-,  let on the Loil Horse and Great.  Divide by G. E. Townsend .who 'is-  opeialinit these properties fnr the,  Castle Mining Co. Messrs. O. il..  Johnston. O. Peterson and C. Johnson,-  the contractors, went up on Tuesday  last to commence work.  J. Comerford i.s down from doing,  work cm his properties, the Mountain.  View-anil Blue .Tay, located near the.  head of the North Folk. He has a.  magnificent showing of fair grade ore.-  and immense epiantities of galena-have  been .exposed in several places. * .  This company meansbusinoss. They-'  have. just finished a fine trail up lo the-  building   site   and   are   now erecting-'  quarter.-* for the men  and nre having,  the property surveyed preparatory  to  crown grunting.  Messis. Ci liven and Johnston came...  down from tiie Silver Belt yesterday. .  Thev say that tlieshowingin the shaft,  on this property is better now than it ,  lias been since" the mine was- opened  up.  . ,T. W.-Westfall. while in town .early,  this week. gave. ihe'Topic  the, follow-.,  ing information concerning  the  properties he is managing:.  Messrs. Currie. Kilpatrick and  Fred .  Johnson  have   finished  doing assess-,  ment work on the Abbott group at the  head uf Haley creek.        ' . -  ' The  showing of ore or." the. Black -  Eagle is* all that has been  reported nf_  of it.    A foot of clean  ore is  exposed  in the workings.  J. Parisian went up  on   Weilnc-day-  to work on the Black Diamond..   Four  men are employed on this property.  Prizes for Mineral Exhibits at Spokane.  The mineral depattinent of tbe  Spokane lii.lu-trial Exhibition are  olVering a number of prizes fur uiine-al  exhibits thi. year. Gold, silver and  bionze iiiedals'are offered for the best  stale or province or di.-lrict exhibit.-.  Silver and bronze medal.- for tl'.e two  best individual exhibits, lwo be.-t. gold  nuggets, two bc-t specimens of pure  gold ore. silver ore. silver-lead, copper  uud copper-gold oie. A bronze medal  and a diploma for tlle two best exhibits of mica, limestone, asbestos,  ziiu*. clay;-, iiianulaclured product of  clays, antimony. molybdenite and  platinum. Specimen:. must conic  from Washington. Idaho. Oregon.  .Montana and British (.'nlumhi.-i The  fair begins on October 3rd and last.- to  the ITtii inclusive.  I  Rich Ore from Trout  Lake.  In the window of the Miner  oflice  ttf&*e&4W4*4***+f4*������***. -4'1f&4t*������****������**W4^1f4f**4^^  A Hamilton paper ^congratulates  that city on the fact tli.it in no town  in Canada are iiiore honles owned'by  is  some rich  ore   fiom   the   Silver Belt  property in the Trout  L.ke divir-ion.  Tin.'ore"is a  quartz,  cariying galena.  some gold   and   con-  The oie attracted  great deal of admiring attention yes  terday.    There is an eight-inch lead of  the ore  on  the property.    An  ii;-sav  shows that the ore carries 62\ per cent'.  lead, 740 ounces in silver.  $10 in  gold  ���������md   5i   per   cent,   copper.     Another  assay "gave   S332 in all   values.   The  propei tv is owned by  Dr. H. H. John- _,    .  stone and associates.���������Rosdand Miner. 'Spokane Industrial Exposition  THE SILVER BELL  A Promising Lardeau  Property Bonded  on Five Mile Creek. ,  The   Silver Bell,  cue of the finest'  properties   on   Five  Mile  Cieek.  wns  bonded the other day to J. P.   Lawson  who  represents  old   country capital. .  The pi opei l y will be stocked for 500.-.  000 shnies of the par value o<" $1,  the_  original owneis to  get SO.000 shares.  It i- in the bond.lhat the new company _  bas to eNpend 82.-5.0CO in  development  independent  of the proceeds   of-any  -toi k which may be disposed of, and .  with   that  end   in   view   tenders are  being called for the. driving* of 250 feet  of timiiel and 50 feet of winze same to _  be in by the lllb of September next.���������  Trout Lake Topic.  Speaking of the above properly the  Kossland   Record   says:     Dr.  H.   H.  Johnstone ai rived  fiom  the Lardeau.  country    last    evening    with ' some  samples r.f galena from the Silver Bell  group.   This group  is only about six  miles from a good wagon  road which  will shortly he extended  to the propei ty.     The owners have an eight inch .  i j vein of galena wliich averages 02i per  cent, of lead, with 740 ounces of silver,  810 in  gold,  oi per   cent, copper.   A.  contract is to he let on the 15th for the.  construction of a 250 foot tunnel.   The  doctor will   send   an   exhibit   to the.  Pjris   Exposition    as well as to the Revelstoke   Herald  Published in int. .cuts of  ������STcl������tokr. l.anlMU. Ull.-  Head, Trout   Luke  Tlllcill-ivaoi. Allwrt Onuyoii, .lui-iliin  l'aw and En vie Pass Uisuii-I������.  A..JOHNSON.       - -        Proprietor  A Semi-Wceklr Journal, published in the  Lore.- ot Hevi'litoke nn.1 ill.' siirroiiiiulntf  ihtrlet, Wtdufsilnvs anil Saturdays, ninkiii":  rK*nli'OHIl.rl'lloiis with all tvalns.    A-veniiini: Kales: ljispln." ads, .������1 SO per  ������ 1ii..i,W.ii.j Pit ineli ���������������������>������������������������ bmci-ted on  u������ltu..K_. t.(-|--a 1 nil*, ine pen- uioiiiiiirieli Unci  1..1- u%( iiuerlioii-. -������������������ ior i"������-H a. iliiiiiniil .laser  ri.n. l{e-nlin_ noil.... im* per line each issue.  ���������Irrti. .MarriM.-.- and l-'catli liuiici'S, '���������������������������������''���������.      ..,....  Snlnpriptloii Rates: li.v "������' <���������'* '���������"���������>. ''' :"*-��������� "  f-t ;..hh'������| cl.s.i l"i* si* nuiiihs, Hric.ly in ail-  "u^'-ls*.  Boi.iu-lhi .it:     Tin:   Hi_i."i.t> .lob  ������*iU.i Wr-r k-...i:i-ii.i.v,>ui.i. is i'ivi ���������' ,-  ne.-au .i'.i kinds .if i.ri.uiii^'.iti .li-������-<-ln--sM.j ������  iijiK-fi r>ric(S. Oik- I';'"* ���������" "��������������� >\ V ...' !  Uru-e���������none i.m .-mall���������lor ie-. M'1'1 ������"<"''"  p"���������pi)r"i.Jnd('di<i.   Live us a trial on vei.r  \:l i\ ii i-v.Tv localuy Mii-iMiindin. ��������� ;**'"l;  i'ok.'      in ab *en*i- ih'  '".nil nu. nniii'-"! "  Wm.'r  mis:aiM-enilinnv   l���������a..i.--e.l|.l.   >' L"  n-crtwrilv lor pulilif.-uloii.  Adore." nil c...|iiiiuuiie.-UH.ii������  REVELSTOKE   HERALD  NOTICE TO~CORRESPONDENTt_.  1   A'lf������re*!.'-i"l'nrcmu'.i h" K-KlWy n-i-hlfn  An 4r.������������iit*<-f the piper "Bl-V:n.   ,,,���������.,,���������,,|   ���������,,-,|.  i  L.irre������i������u.li-.i. ���������  emuMiiins   '''  ,'",,,'Vi���������.  rln  ..* i.^rre^e.t  fcl.f Him tin-  nr������i ������e ofl'i -  l,������i������r������ II e������:-,  .. ,.   with    i������fereiii-e   I"   nny-  '.i-.ire.i in mi. _l>*'i* pap.'r iniii'l  '"> i,iil.l|i-.Ml"ii   '" ,ll!'t   I'M"*''  ._.irf_ Tiik H*n"i.i'.  AN  EDUo..TIONAL QUALIFICATION  An   attempt Is  being   made  by  the  supporters   of  tlie  Greenway   government  to   throw   ridicule  on   the   proposal   of  Mr.   Hugh   John  Macdonahl  that a  verv  modest educational qual-  itication should be added to  the: provincial frauchisc of Manitoba.    W hen  it   is   remembered   that all   Mr.  .Macdonald asks for is the ability to read  English, it is quite evident that those  who atiempt to raise a laugh  at lna  expense arc uicmselvos sadly in neon  ef  education.       In    these    days   tbe  man   who   cannot   road   English   can  know   but  little  of  the  public  issues  " of the dav in Canada, but as the law  stands at' present the  vote of such a  person   is  quite   as   good  as  that  of  the most cultured   citizen,    lt  would  be   interesting to  know   exactly   how  Won   Lung,  the  Chinese  laundryman  on Atlantic avenue, views thc sweeping reductions recently  made  by  the  parliament of Canada with regard  lo  the price  of  binder  twine,  and    one  cannot  help  but  wonder   whether  a.  John   Guzzlschuck,   our   Galician   as-  similant    proceeds    to     the    polling  booth the exercise of his franchise will  bo  affected   by   his    opinion    of  the  judgment of the English Privy Council in the matter of the rights of the  Roman   Catholic   minority   in   .Manitoba.  The Herald is firmly of the opinion  that Mr. Macdonald is right and that  tlie suggestion which he has made is  good enough to be adopted generally  throughout the Dominion, substituting a French reading test in the  French districts of Quebec and Ontario. That every ignorant Chinaman  whose ballot may be needed for the  return of a candidate, should be allowed to vote without the slightest  knowledge of public issues, or of any  thing connected with his '-duty a._  a citizen, is an absurdity tliat cannot  bo  remedied  too soon.  The Montreal Witness, for -0 years  one of the most uncompromising opponents of everything and everybody  Torv, has the'courage to endorse Uie  position   taken   by   Mr.   Macdonald:  "Explaining his policy, should be  carrv the elections, in Manitoba. Jlr.  Hugh John Macdonald is reported as  saving that he intended to guard  against the danger of a sudden in-  llux of large numbers of Slavs, who  know nothing ot representative government or of free institutions, by  cnacting that they must acquire a  sufficient knowledge of the English  tongue to be able to "speak and read  before thev can vote. According to  the British" North America act, which  is the constitution ot Canada, jurisdiction in matters of civil rights is  expressly vested in the provincial  legislatures. The enactment propos-  bv Mr. Macdonald would therefore  be within the competence of the  Manitoba Legislature. Thc only thing  to be considered is the wisdom of U.  Of that, we think, there can be no  dout for two sufficient reasons���������  first, the one stated hy Mr. Macdonald: second the necessity, for bringing these strangers into harmony  ���������with the rest of our population by  their acquiring and understanding  the language, laws and institutions of  the country. The danger of admitting masses of ignorant foreigners  ~���������to_full~citizen5*nip_ before-they���������have-  have acquired such knowledge was  demonstrated in the United States,  and led to thc enactment of just such  a law as Mr. Macdonald suggest .  The educational test is admittedly the  best that can be devised. Under if:  operation the second generation of  newcomers will grow up Canadian."  and become, by natural process, identified with the counlry. It may be  said thaat in advocating such legis  lation we would be taking the same  stand as the Boers towards the L'it-  landers. Tliere is at least the difference that the L'itlandf-rs are people born and reared under tree in-  sllintions, accustomed to self government and of superior intelligence,  education and enterprise, to the lioers.  ���������wuich" cannot be said cf jliese Slavic-  peoples and their institutions when  comparing them with Canada. At  all events, when thc case is our own,  it seems good to us to admit them  to full rights of citizenship only on  the conditions that tliey become -as  we are ourselves. This is really the  only way by whicli a homogeneous  nationality can lie built up."  million pounds of binder twine wore  imported from the Slales, and most  of the Canadian binder twine factories were killed. Kingston penitentiary however was left and the whole  output of the institution lias been sold  to the friends of Sir "Wilfrid, H. N.  Bate &��������� sons of Ottawa, at -i-^-c a  pound���������who in turn sell it to the  farmers at lsic. The prico of binding twine at Calgary today is 13c  per  pound.  In the old days tlio farmer paid  half n cent a pound to the Dominion  treasurj���������now be pays Ki cents to  Messrs Bute it sons, who do not carry  on business in tho Philippines but n't  Ottawa,   close   to   Sir   Wilfrid's   ear.  Still Sir Wilfrid in onliUed to some  credit for his Utile pleasantry about  "the reduction of Manila to ashes"���������  which might appeal to (hose who are  unable to think. But iho Philippine!  story won'l go in tho West. 'I'nere  bus boon no such increase in the price  of inan.ila (which forms about IS  Per cent of the raw material) to account for binder twine being more  than, doubled in cost. This nianila  cost the government -I rents, and thov  sold iheir finished product to Messrs  Hate & sons tit a prcilit 'of hnir a  cent a pound. The Calgary purchaser  today will have to pay no less than  1."   cents.  Hven though the fiirnier Is thus  compelled to pay niore than dciuhl"  Its vale for his binder twine he must  not ccinipliiin, because as he will be  told on every Western Liberal pint -  forin   at    llu:   next    election: i 1110  LlllKltAL GOVKRNMUNT A 1)01.LSI I-  lil) THE DUTY ON HINDER  TWINE." 11 may,however, occur lo  him that the result of the present  policy has been to destioy n Canadian industry, to create and enrich  the Hate monopoly, to sncriliee the  revenue, from the duties, and lastly  but by no means the least practical  result, to more than double the price  of twine to the farming community.  now the liturgiciil use was not by law  pernianeniiy excluded from the cliurcli  ritual yet, meanwhile the law required   that  tho  clergy  should   wait    foi1  the aclion of tin: lawful authority be-  lorc   bringing  in   additional   ceremonies  to  form  part  of   the  public worship.     They   were   obliged   lo   come  to the conclusion  that the- uso of incense as  part of thc worship was not  ut   present enjoined  or  permitted   by  tne   law   of   tho   church,   and   it   was  their duty to reipiest thoir clergy who  use it  to  discoii'.inue  that uso.    Precisely   the   same    line     of   reasoning  was   applied   ic   processions   carrying  ligiils.     There   was  no   authority   for  processions curbing such  lights,  and  tiie archibsliop requests the clergy to  discontinue.     The   arcliibshop's   closing   words   wi'i-i .      "We.   onl real   lhc  clergy,  for  the sake of  the  peace of  the   church,   to   accept   our   decision  th.itf  ciiuscienticusiy    given,     in  thu  name  of   our    Ltunnion    Master  am!  Siii'ioiuo   Head   *.i     our    church,  ihe  Loid,     whoso    mission     we     bear. '  "Whether   even   i_u,  archbishop's judg  Mieni will sonic uie question is by n  means certain.  HURRICANE AT HALIFAX.  Serious    DauiiigT" to    Property    ami  Shi Piling���������The Gaspesla Disabled.  Halifax, Sop. S.���������A severe storm hns  prevailed for the past -IS hours on Uns  coast, tbe wind blowing from the ii?t.  with ulmost hurricane force. It is  feared lliat many disasters have occurred  with   heavy   loss  of   prop-i'.-..  s  COMPANY.  WHITE. GWILLIM &   SCOTT.  Barristers,  Solicitors,  Notaries Public,  Etc.  Taylor Block, McKenzie Avenue, Revelsloke Btutlon.  Money To .Loan.  W. White,. J.  M.  Scott, B.A.,  Q. C. X,. L.  B.  F.  L.  Gwllllm.  HAftViiiY & J_lcC_iR,TJ3R,  ^mmmmmmmmmmmmmwmmmmmmmriimm^  Barristers,  Solicitors,  Etc.  Solicitors for Imperial Bank of Canada  Company funds to loan at 8  per cent.  unices:       Molsons  Bank Block.  First Street, Revelstoke Station, Ji. .p.  J. W. Cross, M. D.  THE MOLSONS BANK  iNCuuruiiATKij nv act of P-mim .mknt, 1S55.  HEAD OFFICE  MONTREAL  B  PAID UP CAPITAL.  REST FUND     >    .  DIKECTOKS:   \V\\i. Molson Mac.  3  -I  INCORPORATED 167Q  Dress E  (UllB".   Tiivlui*   lllni'k.  Mncki'iizii!    Avenue,  Kuvi'lDiiiku.  Sni'K.'iiii in lhc il.l'.lt  lluu th .iflli'er. City nl' Uevfl'tn (������������������  Notary Public,  Sole Agent for  $2,000,000  $1,600,000  ...  ,.-., oi.sox Maci'iikiison, President;  S.  ir. F.wixii  \'Ie(..l>ii.������l(i..,i  W . M. Uajisav, Sajuiki. Fim.kv, Hkxiiv AkciiW,,., j.i>. c J:,jnons   s  II. HIAIIKI.A..II AIOI.SUN.  K. WuKiTirrux Thomas, General .Milliliter.'  ft- riiiVe^U"C',i'1 l,a"ki"'>' '"'S'noss transacted.     Interest allowed at. current ?*.  fc *" J. D. MOLSON, ~*  gZ Manacikii, HrvKi.STOici:, B.C.     -:4  V,  ��������� tl  il  ie  WELSHMEN  FOR THE WEST  Ail English letter slates that Welsh  colonists may soou      invade Westorn  Canada in    large   numbers.      ln  the  sixties 3,000 Welshmen went to Patagonia, and, in spite of the sterility of  thc country, they triumphed, and now  send to Europe somo of thc      finest  wheat grown   in South  America,   "ho  Argentine  Republic,   which   until   recently,  mado no claim  on Patagonia,  now demands military service      from  the settlers, and     compels    theni    to  drill on Sundays. They are heginm-ig  to look lo Great Brilain for-assistance.  Other Welshmen who desire    to   emigrate havo been looking     aiiout. an I.  following tho invitation of the Canadian high commissioner, David  Lloyd-  George,   member    of  parliament    for  Carnarvon, and two others are     now  visiting  Canada.      Tlio  delegates  arrived  in  Ottawa   last week   and   mi-  be expected in Alberta beforo      m.iny  chiys.  DOSSIERS AND  BORDEREAUX  The Anglo Saxon mind has been of  late fairly puzzled by the -world wide  use of- the terms ."bordereau" and  "dossier" in connection with the Drey- ^  fus affair. Before they disappear as  thev undoubtedly will, as soon as the  Affair is supplanted by the next sensation il might bo well to see wnat  thev really mean.  Tho bordereau so often referred to.  is the name given to a letter addres .-  od to tho Gorman military attache at  Paris reciting a list of written French  military    secrets    whicli    the    writer  enclosed.       Tho     word    -'dosser*'���������a  bundle or    basket.      In    tho Dreyfus  case it means ihe secret.      bundle of  papers or documents, which    as    has  become apparent,  are of throe kinds.  -First thoro was a      mass of      forged  letters,     telegrams     or    'memoranda  concocted  by Colonel    Henry and remitted  by him just before  his  death  to have been forged by him. Secondly, a few  telegrams  showing that  in  iheir  secret  correspondence  thc  German  and  Italian embassies  discussed  the innocence or guilt of Dreyfus  in  a manner which clearly shows      that  neither of  them  had      any  relations  with him and thirdly there are a few  telegrams showing that before      and  after the arrest and imprisonment of  Dreyfus thc German and  Italian governments had an oflicer of the French'  general staff in their pay.  "* Tliere are other terms which appear  with "great  regularity  in  the   reports  of the      proceedings,  but      they  are  mostly terms of reproach.  Tt is somewhat contrary  to      the      establiiiiod  belief that tho French are the politest  of���������people���������to���������find���������the���������--Ho wer���������of���������^he-  French army "consptiez"-ing its    colleagues all  over the      court      room.  Pei-hans the weather at Rennes is dry  and tin flowers of    the French army  heed watering.    General Roget should  take cut a patent for that "conspuez-"  ing machine of his which he uses so  generally.  ^KV^Tm impossible to  send assistance until lhc storm ab w--  ^lirtbo^r     ^w'S  re ase tus sold in Newfoundland u  satisfy the claims for salvage xxo  scows  which   have  been  employed_  n  Irving to raise tbe sunken oil steal   in this harbor have been wrecked cm,'  having turned turtle, and the oth:.  having been driven ashore. U.'--  $:;.000 worth of boilers, cranes an.l  fittings are lost. ,,.,.,  The Norwegian barque I_adr_ biok".  away from her anchorage at Cape  Tormontino during thc hurricane^ and  has drifted down the Gulf. ol .....  Lawrence, striking on a reef on the  ���������south shore, five miles from Pugwasn.  ;. S. This vessel will become a torn!  wreck.  Nearly all the fishing boats anchored al Little River, St. Marys  Bay, numbering about two score,  broke from thoir moorings this morning and have drifted across to tl-.e  French shore. They weie badly  smashed by thc tremendous sea running. The wind reached a velocity of  G2 miles an hour on Cape Breton  coast, sweeping in from the sea wilh  terrific violence. Two fishing boats  havo arrived at Alberta. P. E. I. today.  Their crews reported that two boats  belonging to Caraquet, N. B., contc~.in-  ing eight men wore wrecked off ICil-  dare Cape, P. K. L, by last night's  gale aud the occupants drowned.' Two  bodies were recovered off CahiUs,  south of Kildarc, not far from Hi.  shore. Thoy were pounded to pi-;c2s  l.r the breakers.  Wc Inire. ti'.uch pleasure  in announcing to the jMiiies  (>f Calgary  lhal ict- u;ill  Re-Open  Oar .DrcHS-muking J\irlors  for lhc Fall Season on  September. Uth  With a fomjiletc staff of  sh'illc.i hand* under lhe su-  pcrt'.ixion. of  Miss Scheuermann,  Wiiu comes to us eery highly  recommended us a sujicrtor  ��������� (irlisl /.'���������; designing aud creating Ladiez  Gowns and Costumes.  In securing Miss Scheuermann's s-jrr,'ices ice feel fott-  jidt'.ul that, ice mill t.-e able to  satisfy the most fastidious in  lhe 'matter of idea, design  uiid finish.  Revelstoke  Townsite  Mining, Firo and  Life Insurance . .  Oflice, Opposite CP.R. Dunnt.  TO PROSPECTORS AND MINERS.   Mineral Properties  opened up by **"������������������������������������������  iamond Core  ,-0  Head Office.  Paid Up Gapitai  life serve     -    -    -  KABA  Toronto  - . 1,300,08-  Directors:  tl. 8.   lluwlimct     I 'lvi.id.n~ -"-  T. It M'H-rilL, Vice Pres., (St.Catha.i  \Vill a;_i Kamsav, i"elicit J_fl'"a~r.  lint h H-y.-ui,   T.  Sutherland  Slay...-"'  Iii ins lingers.  I'i. ������. Wilkie, Geni-ral .Manager.  BrsnolioB  North \V������.-t;'.* and Uritisli Columbia  Fiiindoii  Calgary  I~" lmonTnn  Porlage I  "> Prairie  Prince Albert  V.ii_.couVi",  \V iiiriipt.'i"  I-~.(������V(-dr*t,ol" ���������  Itl-st-x  t-'erc iii-  ttn.li  lllicei'i-o"  Lislimeil  THBATRE   BLOWN   DOWN  St. Thomas, Sept. S.���������Hammer theatre at Pinafore park was blown  ciown bv a storm last niglit, just before tne" periormance, and alin Spun*,  aged 2-1, was badly injured. The ic  mainder of the performers, who wore  taken from thc ruins, escaped witn  a iow cuts and bruises.  TUB IRON TRADE  Dress Goods  and Trimmings  The Neto Slock of Dress  Goods and Trimmings -wil  he li'irpacked in ihe course  of a, feu; days und, 'ice wo'.'.ld  respectfully invite cut inspection.  mi HUDSON'S BAY STORES  CALGARY  o BINDER TWINE YARNS  Western farmers who are lucky-  enough to have need of binder twine  this season will be interested to  learn the reason of the rise in the  retail price of the article in Canada.  The reason is given by no less a  person than Sir Wilfrid Laurier, who  eays: "The fact that the Philippines  were devastated ��������� by war. and that  probably a great deal of Manila has  been reduced to ashes accounts alo.-.c-  for the  increase of  price."  Tiiis beautiful, if somewhat romantic theory, formulated by the premier  nnd delivered in liis very sunniest  maimer would Ik; nil riclii if ji wer"  t.ru?. But i* is Uot tiijp. We doifi.  have lo go to the Philippines or in  fact outside of Sir Wilfrid's own houso  to find thc true reason of the unexpected increase in the price of bind *!r  twine under a government of fn -m-  ers ty farmers for farmers.  In the first place there was a great  Courish of trumpets in 1898 when  the duty was taken off binder twine.  No Briton might, could or would be  more free than binder twine under  a Liberal administration. The practical result of tbe removal of the  duty -eras that somo eight and a half  SH'.KTEH  SPEECHES  WANTED  T. P. O'Com.'.r in reviewing the  last sesflo:'. of the Imperial parliament  remarks on iii- tendoney to mnk"  ���������".liurtur speechc.. even on important  occasions.. Th, '���������los-ng speeches (*n  nn important debate, which used to  la.it for an hpiir or two each, ,-ne  now cut down to le:- than half an  hour. Mr. O'Ci.niior adds: "I have  little doubt thai. :!*!.���������; '".ark-* an epoch  In the cu.-itotn;; ni' in.- hoiiie: and  In :i few ilny * a upeci li b.'yond an  hour's duration \.'-i '������������������. iviardcd :r;  intolerable." lt .s io I.e lmpi d that  our legislators will tn:;. not..- of the  I'han^i.'. and uu'do themselv _:. by the  example of tl.. 'motliei- of parliaments." At Otia'.,,-. the tendency seonm  to be in the other direction, and it is  fatal to public interest a;" well ,-ih to  the ipiahty of .iiicches. Thero are  very few iiif-n who enn hold tlie attention nf any aiidienc.. for over two  hours, and then.- are very few occasions on wiiich the attempt is justified.  THE  ARCHBISHOP'S JUDGMENT  RITUAL  on  - An English r-hurrh paper cf August.  4th gives the fi.'t. of the decision of  the Archbishop ot Canterbury on tbe  questions of riliial which hnve iont,  agitatr-il  churchmen   in  Kngland.  The two (|'i'-.,iiOiis were 111'' Invful-  ncsr- of lb" liiurgiral us.- of iin-.n-."  nnd the lawfuiiifFK of rarryinjr lis-'Iit:,  in procession in tbe public worship  of the ch-uch. II had been argued  that, they were, practically sanctioned  by the Ornaments Rubric prefaced to  the order of Mauling Prayer. Consequently it was this rubric they had  to interpret. Thc statement then dealt  fully with the circumstances and  origin of the rubric under which the  practices claiine.". sanction, and while  admitting that the church had never  spoken against incense, and in fact  used it for fumigatory purposes from  time to time, anti further, that even  Sudden  Rise    iu  Freight    Rates    on  Lake Superior.  "Winnipeg, Sep. S.���������In regard to lho  suciclon rise in the freight rates mi  Lake Superior from Duluth and Fort  William a prominent C. P. K. oQicini  in the ireiglu department gave an  interesting explanation of the situation. The cause of this unprecedented state of aftairs is simply in  accordance with the lav.- of sunply  amt demand. Owing to the unusual  demand for iron and steel caused hy  tbe great activity in these lines ali  large~ iron and steel firms, such a.s ;li= [After  ���������zi  AUTOCRATIC JUDGES  "Cafnegies, arft_T5STn'������nr_?trf!mion:  forts to secure iron from the smeltei*.*.  This causes a heavy deand on iron ore.  a large part of which corner, from Minnesota and Wisconsin. A.s Duluth  is the chief port of shipment, th-jve  has been an unprecedented rush of ore  to that point, the eastern firms who  are badlv in need of or" must havft it  at any price and ship owners have .������-  It   will  No man probably can be placed in*  a more perplexing position than a  judge who has to deal with ignorant  ami dull wilted jurors. A jury of  this kind of men in a western court  brought in a verdict of, "Not guilty.  bnt. recommended to the clemency ot  the court."  The late .Judge Hawkins,  a learned  but eccentric English judge, when tip-.  verdict   did   not.  suit   him   sometimes  took  iiie  decision   in  his  own   hands.  a long  trial   nf a civil  case,  in  /lii-ii fl!b possessfofi-(Tf~"s"o"me-propcr-  ty v.*a:-: contested, tho jury, against  the law and The evidence, unanimously found fur the plaintiff. Justice Hawkins listened to the verdicl  in amazement, and then, with a shrug  said:  "It takes 1" men to rob a man of  his house. ��������� Thf ea-ie is decided in  favor of iho defendant."  \   certain  Justice   Leet  in   Pennsyl  Sliathcona, Golden, 13.0, N-lson, B.C  ONTABIO. .'*  iNingai'ii Kails   |8t. 'ilioniii-  Port Colborne iToronto  Hat Portage      |\Voliaii(J  .Sault St. iMarii'l vVoofMnci  St, Ciith aril ies jllamillo",  Montreal, Quebec.  Savings Bank Department���������Doposiu  it    $1    and     upwards     received     nnr  mteics-t allowed.  Debenture. ~ Provincial, Miiiiicip.'t,  .md other debi-uMires purchased.  Lh itfts aod Letters of Credit���������Avail  nble at all iiohits in Canada, Uuitcir  Kingdom, United States, lSuinpi-  India, China, Japan, Australia.. Mew  Zen bind, "tc  Gold   Purchased  This Banl- Issues Special Receipts  which will bo accounted fop tit any ot  the Hudson's Bay Co's Posts ln the  Yukon ank nonh6rn districts.  A. R. B. HEARN,  MiinaKBP Revolstolie Epar.uh  We Have a Good Supply of  Building  ���������  Material  ���������������"i Lumber  CUT PRICES   FOR S POT CASH  0 ill itivl -*("_ tr-. "We can fix you  REVELSTOKE SAW NULLS  The  Revelstoke  Herald i*';m'* v*'^iyi  IIas  more  readers    in  North  ~   Kootenay than any other paper;  has  more advertisers in Revelstoko  than      any  other  paper;  docs  more job   printing  in  the  city than  any other papor:  it's  news is more spicy and up-to-  dalo;  its influence     is greater;  its advertising rates are lowest  circulation  considered;   its subscription rate is only $2.00 per  ^an h _!i_T"i l~covers_the- field.- Try  it and bo with the crowd.  Write to  REVELSTOKE HERALD,  Revelstoke, 13. C.  Toobtiuii rapidly thi" kni^vlcdgf. ol'tho viilue of reef* or lurtK.-s  untiling is to b()-c:oiii|,:ire(l with tlio Diamond Core Drill, wliich will  prove! moro in 30 ilayj limn an outfit of men tunnelling or sinking  shafts could us-ove in ten years.  Tlm Diamond Coro Drill can pi: rue tlie mountains and ke th  enrol- of whnt it con tains from tlmir very hearts-, and the moro so id  he rock t'oi-iu'ition, the cjuii.-Ker it will do its work.  The Diamond Oor<< Drill i-so ..���������oii'.trui.ted that it can  be taken   ta  nieces and packed un the backs of horses and carried   and   worked  ulmost iii:ic.'(.'i.'ssil>lu places where water can bo obtained,���������and  ic  be in almost any part of British Columbia.  Fur full information and partieulars apply by letter or in pei . ;n to  J.    D.     S-I B B AL D,  REAL     ESTATE   AND     MINING     BROKERS,     REVELS TOI-E  Large  light  bed   ronmu.  Tul ilo riirni.-Iii-.i -with  the di(>'t._-esi. Die market  .���������iffnrd*". M-'-t ' Win 53  ��������� Liquors aiul Oigiirs  $1.      a  cln v.  ii Monl hly   ni,.-.  J. ALB EUT STONE, Propi if tor.  KATES.   $l,oo   PER   DA 7  Good accommodation. A. -"u~>d bar  .well supi"lieil with choice win-is,  liquors and cigars.  Free B:js Meets All Trains  Brown   ������Sc  Bool  Proprietors,  E Li S T O  KR  Do   Voti   CUant   a   Home   in    This") Grocciing    OfHning   a._d  _?ailauay   Centre   ?  - The C. & K. s^eani Navigation Company have somo of che u  iightlui jiiopTty in Jit;velstoke.    It is charmingly   situated,   huady   to  to any portion of the town.    Come and enquire about it at ouco. . liny  terma if necessary.  H  10  .  cordincly   raised   th'e   rates.       --    ��������� --   .        .     . , ...  probablv drive all Manitoba, wheat by    van.a in   the  early part, mjh.s  con-  way of Fort William  as according to j i't  the same gentleman the C. V. It. boats I 'K  had nor. lalsed  the  freight /-ates and  v.-as   equally   autocratic   In   hi  bitis.     The   counlry    was   newly  ettiC(I  by  Scotch-Irish  Pi'"SbytorIans.  .    ��������� , ,   ,    ,���������    ...  i "...in  *.,.. a,.-, .   ; '���������' f'n-"-- of jiipi- pii'I religious, hut irai-  it in not  likely tuat such will  nt: doa-'. j '    .... .  It appears that the ��������� C. P. K. li.ee  boats do not vary their rat's. There  is a probability that thc: present sifi-  ation will-result in the bringing no of  boats from-the eastern lake... 'I he  present situation wilt probably reinrmi  unchanged for some time as all Ja:.;e  iron llrms have orders for iron and  steel fnr into next year and there :������������������ till  appears no sii^ns that the denmi-.-l  for the<*e iii-rides will not iIK.���������rc;*..:''���������  rather than decreus".  nicu. When ihey brought into  bis court divorce or civil cases, which  iifjd .'..own ont of ouarrelH with their  viv.'.-- or neighbors. th������y were not un  fre.pi> ni Ix- met by a refusal to Ii. ten  'o ill. ii- i-omplaini.-*."  "I ",.ii bear tn .-ii.'itement conrern-  i:i;t iiii'- ni.o. from any lawyer, Ij.>  yij.i "/o (iu.'ii"r<-i _oai" fools go home,  thut lo'irsflv*'" up tog"ther. and pray  to .-ii'iiitluy Ci'-J tu help you to nee  iii" io- ,rh Then talk it over epiictly  il.iii- if you thin fan't come to an  iirr.'f :i,.'iit. you  may go to law about  SPARKS   FROM  THK   .WIRF  The   Filipinos  are  rnakitiK  sallies around  Iniua.  The i'reyfus trial has cl.osc-d anei a  verdict is expected  oa Monday.  The telegraph line to Imts'iH  City will be in operation by the iVh  of October.  The Garden City HotfiL Long  Island, wns destroyed by firo yesterday.      The'loss is "*2**l),0O0.  .roiin Livingston, brother of the African explorer, iei (lead ;it LisfowWI.  Ontario.  Thn l'.'i':r". have ri_ mniiri .d -iii '���������"���������'-  plaiiiitiou of the. British raohlMziti j;i  on  their  frontier.  I3y thc wreck of a large ore shi'p ' e  Soo canal is closed to Ira ITI r for .ni'iiv  vessels.  The Hour troops are noaring Nutal.  The Transvaal troops aro concen \~t-  ting on the border.  A s-peoial military train with artti'">d  men lias been despatched from Pr; ���������  tor la.  . .i"ro has been much warlike talk-  in the. Volksraad by tlie Burghers!  during the last few days.  Tr:: *.nion   Mater:   j per   (��������� nt   of      ti.e  , i-.ii;ie .i-'ain  before  nightly  that   but  a   small  applicants     . vc-r  birn.  i. .--.I:  SiKXl.   FOR  YOL'N'I  CATTLB  ��������� i'suOs for young stock ehouid  contam plenty of bone growing nm  ferial as well as that needed for growing fat and mus-.lf-. Poultry-men have  found Mit the value of gr'.en bones  in ei'i; production and l'n growing  young chick.ns. Fi-enrh ff-cderii iiave  nnt be";! slow in nsinii I on������ meal to  feed >ouiig rhici'fii.-i mid Hie growth  olit.-iiiieri nas been mo--! "iiccuiriigiug.  The powder of l lie hon.- dust, la produced from raw- hone.*, simply dried  in lue oper air rind not treated chemically in any way. A calf 111 days  old weighing -17S pounds, received per  dav l 'th Iiik of skim milk. " lbs of oats.  :',',<, IPs of hay .'ind '���������' lbs of beets. On  tliTs ral ion it increased ol) lha in 21  cl-iyi--. I'.-ne meal. ���������! ounces daily, w.is  then added to the ration and the calf  Inr*caM>d SO Ib'i in the J:I davs-.. Biv-  ipgagiin nf ?.0 Ihi in the 21 days  hvlhe addition of fi lbs of bono meal.  The bnno meal promotes .(cXilioh  ot the food and increases the formation of bone, meat aud muscle.  T. D. Piekapd  ...7.SSJ1YER....  THE PIONEER LIVERY--^r  Feed and. Sale Stable of tbe Lardeau and Trout Lake  Gold, .ilver or Lead   Copper   Cold arid Silver ���������  Cold or Silver and Copper.,  Gold. Silver and   Lead   Gold, Silver, Lead and Copper...    -1.00  Prompt Attention to Samples by  Mail,  Cash Must Accompany the Scrapie.  ..!������������������'.������������������. I  .. 2 (Id  .. 2 00  .. _._0  ..'���������".no  Front St.  Revelstoke  Hotel-  Plumper's   Pasn,  Mtnyni Island, B.  Midway between   Vancouver mnl Victoria  Tlili lintel It idtmlcil "ll "ne ot tin; moil  lii-intifiil i������lniiililn ihe Culr of <;e.oi j.-l.-i  Clliiuil.'. dyllnhtfiit: iro'nl Inxiliiii: .mil tmlilii),':  I.i ivn ti'imlH mnl li.illiliifc,  ,ln������i lbe jil-ici: to n;icij'i ii holiday ilurh.ir the  Iml iniiniiicr moiitlis.  Tin- .leaio.-r |.'iivi-_ V liin-nio .t on Mondayf,  ill't   N'.j-.%- W(".llnlnlli:l' on   "I'll il I (������(1 ���������> -   :ill(l   S.-ll-  lirilay. -   , ,    ,,  M'ili-rne rr.tf������.   AiMily to tin-M:iii-n.-iir.  HEVELSTOKE-  Sash  anei  Door  Facto  y-  pnnnuF,-������(it *i- i rn nl*  nnd Dcal.'i s 1(1  I.  .V. ti,..>i-4. Tftt-iii'-i.-". I'M >ili*. i''rnei  |jl....i��������� .. '.! iii'.ii _.���������n'nil ' ''-, r.'i"-'  i..il.l.-  mil Vi'ian'-ali iv.-rk.  FJ-.iKi-|.   v ��������� .   ,',!.���������,  m  ���������    n.ace o!i r  ^l   i-      -,.|    (Hl'.e'    I-'lt        3,       '   '������������������ *  i*     ..-ui.- -I. '.:������������������ ���������     ���������       ������������������"  tl.e l.������le-t :i:.(-lillii-l-\ .    IT'   ! l'n  l.r.-'iiN.-o.   ("ill  mul   :-"'l  "l*:.i-s 1-i-ii.ri  finir et-i'M here.  SAWYER & J1ANN KG  Saddle    and   - Pack  always for hire.  lioi'sea  Freighting   anil   Teaming  specialty.   *  Dailv Stage leaves Thomson's Landing every morning at 7 oV'luck.  I'or Trout Lake City.   For particulars write  CRAIG & HILLMAN, Thomson'sLANI)fS-&  \U Send lor a Copy of tb<~ Third Annual Edition ������j  OI."  PETTIPIECE  9  $  IH  f  ?  s  Gity of Revelstoke  Complete and i\sliabh,  AH About Revelstoke  The fjiifmcay lo thc Wonderfully Rich X in'^cA IZizir-ict of Xorth  Koolrniiji tnttl (,'tniof fiirrr.    Thr S i-.,-.'-;:y x'oirt. for the  nil/ Jlcnri. Troul /.air, Lnrdr.au, Ti'.^MWcict, Albert Canyon, Jordan Pan* n.nd JCar/lc Push  Districts.  Itiminens Men and Business House.*.   Tlu: name, 0?rit-  ., potion and Residence of  Every Male Resident'  iit    thc-   City.  trice,  50 Cents  ��������� in.UK -<~i:  R.  P. PETTIPIECE,  Pevelstoke. B. C.  ������������������"^Sf-*? 7&&&tt2c-7rtZe'57Xrr,'-  ���������3eSeS&?&Ziii&*h /���������^  !  -vi*  ' tt. \  1  V!  And   May   Withdraw    From     the   Case  A Great Pacing ContcsUBetween  American  Horses���������Serious  Railway Wrecks in the States  Paris, September 7.���������Tho Eclair  says tho verdict m tho urcyfus caso  will nol bo decided before next Tuesday or Wednesday.  Rennes, September 7.���������M. Labon |  at one lime yesterday decided to re-  tiro from the Dreyfus caso. on account of the prejudices of the Judges  and the denial of his rights to question witnesses. Yielding to the  earnest solicitations of Dreyfus'  friends, who held a meeting this af  tcrnoon, Labor! agrei'd to abandon  his fiist Intention of retiring from tho  case. He will continue to Insist as  far us possniic ou bis rights beforo  thc court and if they refuse him  ho will make the refusal a .fcnsls of  an appeal In case the verdict is  against the prisoner. Tho consensus  of opinion among the Dreyfusards is  that the only hope of acipiital will  rest on the intervention of Emperor  William and King Humbert.  on the American side brings the output of tho Pacific coast up to 1,31'i.ilOO  cases. Twenty cents per fish was the  average price paid to llshermen by  1 ' Canadian packers and 12 cents on an  average was paid by tho American  unners.  A   WRECK  IN  THIS   SOUDAN  Loud-iii. Sept. 7.���������The Mall's cor-  I respondent nt Cairo says lhat word  has been received from Berber that  a trail- returnii.g from Wady Haifa  with toldiers and workmen for Atbara district fell inlo a ravine owing  to the collapse ot a viaduct with the  re. all Jtat 21 ~~ cm sons were killed and  30    ilt'lll'fd  THE BANK FORGERY  NOTES FROM THE RING  New York, Sep.  0.���������Tom      Sharkey  jhegan      preparatory   training  for his    proposed championship    battle     with  Molsons   Officials  Givo  Particulars  ot'  Jim Jeffries, which  is scheduled      to  the Affair. I ake  placo  on  October 23.  I    The sailor is stopping at New Drgn,  Montreal, Sep.      7.���������The     Molson's  s. 1., whore he prepared   'for his ...i-  Bank announced today that the i.atiie  counter with Peter Maher two years  of  the  employee  who  was      charged 'ago.  with forgery involving 53,400 was \V. I, His work yesterday consisted of a  J. S. Gordon, one of the tellers. ...ie |three mile run on the road and a fpw  accused has beeu in the employ of "he 'hours' work in the gymnasium,  bank for some nine years and it was I In. a few clays Sharkey will have  regarded that he was one of the best Iprofessor Herrick, of. Providence, to  of the bank employees. The forgc-y assist him-in his final preparation,  was committed upon tho savings Rank | Herrick is the physical director of  account of a customer of the ban'c re- tho leading association iu Rhode  siding in the States, who was in '.be Island, and has developed many good  habit of presenting bis pass book  to 'boxers.  the bank once or twice a year. Yes- | As the dato of the big light is still  terday aobut noon ho called for '.Hat .seven weeks off, Sharkey has decided  purposo and it was then discovered jto take things easy for the present,  that two sums, one for ?2,-!00 and ono 'He will take light gymnasium exer-  for ?~,000 had beon withdrawn and 'cise and do several miles on the road  further investigation revealed thc fact 'every day. His schedule will be in-  that tho cheques for these amounts | reasod as the date ot the contest up-  had been forged.       Gordon   was v/e!I  proaches.  known and very popular iti good I Sharkey says four weeks' hard train,  society, especially in golf circles. An ling would put'him in the best possible  effort   was   made   to   compromise   the   condition.  case with the bank. The bank,' how- j Iu regard to the coming tight with  ever,  refused  to have  the money re-  the champion, tho sailor thinks it is  funded.     Gordon has left the city.  NO  TRACE -OF  THE  LISGAR  jail over but the shouting. He says  |there is.no doubt in his n~ind that he  jwill defeat thc Californian before ihe  .time* limit.    |    Speaking of Corbett's desire to Sght-  Goderich.- Sep. 7.���������The tug Evelyn, the winner,* Sharkey said he did not  which went in search of the wreck of believe Corbett was sincere, but if I.o  tho Lisgar, has returned to port with- was he' would certainly givo him a  out having found any trace or vestige  match.  of the wreck and there is ' no doubt ��������� "I beat him twice," ho continued,  but that all hands were lost. The "once in San Francisco and again In  crews of the barges Clinton and New York. Now, if he is not vet  ��������� Grimsby which are still here have convinced that I am his superior he  come ashore and refuse to return to can post a forfeit and also a good side  their posts.      They are  now      bsing wager to bind-the match; immediately  paid off.  DIED IN ONTARIO  Port Colbourne, Sep. 7.���������T. it.  Secord, until two years ago deputy  superintendent of the Welland canal,  died at noon today.  A   GREAT   RACE  after my bout with Jeffries."  I    The Coney Island Sporting club has  secured two    important   international  fights, to be decided in its arena this  autumn.  I Will Curlcy will meet George  Dixon for the featherweight championship dining October probably on  the day preceding or following ' the  Jeffries-Sharkey fight.  The other will bo hetween Ben Jor-  Between Joe Patchen,    Star  and John R.  Gentry.  clan and Oscar Gardner.. They will go  _ . t 20 rounds In the early part of Sep-  Pointer tomber.  1    Jordan is the champion of England.  1.    , ���������   ���������    .       ���������    _,. .   .   Ho defeated Dixon hero last summer.  Yonkers,  N.  "i..  Sep.   i.���������lhe great . - Tho fol]owing two statements     t.re  pacing race between Joe Patchen. star interesting*  Pointer. John R. Gentry and Sear jh- . i am g|a(1 to ]lavc an opportunity  light was decided-yesterday afternoon to meet tho winner of thc Jeffries-  beforc a large crowd. The Jatter horse  Sharkey battle  (Searchlight) made such a poor show-  ���������   T am" coufi(lent lUat i    can    de������^t  ing that he was      withdrawn.      star  either of Ule men menlioned aml il0De  Pointer was the favorite at big odds  lo provc it iu the noal. future.  and there were few takers. ,    Although  I havo not entered      .'.he  Star Pointer won the first heat by a rlng tol. some timc  T have been doiag  ���������^o.nTi' Ty lcnsths behlnd  light training all along in anticipation  m ~ '      , i o������ another  match  for the  champion-  The  second heat was an even race  snjp  to the home stretch,  until      Patchen      1 jmi   imperfect  hoajth_at  P_r_oeiit  -    - t -   ���������������-������       ��������� __._. . , ,     . ,        ... ,              1     .11111 111    .pvilLil_.il        iii;uii.ii    .UL        IS L g.ic lill  -and-Pointcr-were ���������-witniti���������10-yar Js^-"-,-^-,^ n7iTr*^1X0'rt^ip_o7f ?T  lrom   the  hue.      Then Pointer  linke _... r \ mi.-": t  phbi-ptt  and Patchen won after a terrible pace,  "*J00* JAMES J. CORBET I.  Gentry coming     in a bad    third    in !    After I have defeated Jeffries in my  2:0- A. coming bout I will take on     Corbett,  In  the      third  heat    Patchen  won  providing he will provc * .that  he  is  easily,  Pointer breaking      badly and  sincere in his desire to fight,  being    distanced    at thc    half    mile. '    I  have defeated      him twice      and  Gentrv was second,  10  lengths    irom  believe  I can do it again.  Joe Patchen, in 2:04%.  LIPTON'S OFFER  For the Lakes of Killarney���������-Will Present Them to the Irish People  London, Septemebr 7.���������The mi-  nouncemenfis made public that -fir  ��������� Thomas Upton has offered two hundred and fifty thousand dollars .for  the Uakes ot Killarney. If the alter  is accepted Sir Thomas ' intends to 1  make a present of the estate to the  Irish people. The Intention is to vest  the title of tho property in the hands  of trustees who will forever maintain  nd preserve it as Irish national  property.  New York, Sep. 7.���������Sir Thomas Lip  ton has verified   the statement in  above cablo.  If Corbett wants a match with me  after 1 defeat the champion, he will  have to post a forfeit to show that ho  means business.  ' THOMAS SHARKEY.  dateiou were wrecked. The coaches  were filled with people. Many were  covered with wreckage and had to be  helped out.  CROPS IN R'.SSIA A FAILURE  St. Petersburg, Sept. 7.���������The failure  o* lh-*. crops leaves the population of  Bessai'dadia   s*.i rving.   Farmers   are  unable to fcnl   .';eir horses and they  arc  giving  them   away.  AN   ORDINARY   EVENT  Washington, September 7.���������The  state' department has been informed  that a revolution.has broken out in  Venezuela, but no particulars are  given  in  the department's   advices.  SPARKS   FROM   THE   WIRE  Owing to the collapse of a. Nile viaduct a train went through, killing 24  ncrsons.  Dillon and Redmond, the prominent Irish leaders, will visit Canada  in October.  D. Horn bas been appointed chief  grain inspector for Manitoba district  ui'der the new act.  The British Foreign oll'ico denies  that any change has taken place in  the Alaskan negotiations.  The wife of a Victoria. B. C. resident eloped and was arrested yesterday in Montreal with lier paramour  Yesterday's session of the Drcyfii:*  court martial was held behind closed  doors, the Austrian refugee being further examined  The Independent Order of Foresters  for Central Ontario refused to admit  women  as high court delegates.  Yellow fever is already spreading  over Key West.  The hig steamer Oceanic has sailed  from Liverpool.  Mr.Tarte will be olfered the Liberal  nomination   in   Bonaventurc,   Quebec.  The   latest   reply,  from   the   Tran *  vaal denies the claim of British suzerainty.  An Imperial military tourney will  be held in Montreal in September,  1000.  The teller in the Molson's bank,  Montreal is accused of forgery for  ?3_u0.  THE COMING WAR  ANOTHER    REPLY      RECEIVED FROM  THE TRANSVAAL  Sir   Evelyn    Wood   to   Have   Supreme  Command of the British  Forces  Pretoria, Sept. 7.���������The latest reply  of the Transvaal. . republic to the  British demands has been published.  In this reply regret is expressed that  the proposals of Great Britain are .unacceptable. The Transvaal government admits Great Britain's - rights  under the convention of international  law to protect her subjects but denies the claim of suzerainty. The reply agrees to further conference regarding franchise and representation.  London, Sept. 7.���������Early this morning the colonial oflice began to receive the reply of the Transvaal  government direct. Mr. Chamberlain was again requested to make a  statement hue declined until after the  cabinet council on Friday.  The colonial office officials were  busy until after *J o'clock this morning  despatches having been passing .by  special messenger between the queen  and tae Marquis of Salisbury for the  last, few  days.  Tliere is a persistent rumor that" in  the event of war General Sir Evelyn  Wood, adjutant general of the forces,  will have supreme command. General  Sir Redvers Buller having the field  command with Colonel Lord Paul  Methuen as chief of staff.  Tho Times advises the government  to convoke parliament immediately  if necessary in' order, to, vote the  needed supplies, adding" that, "further  loss, of time may, te dangerous and  humiliating."  .   A  ournalisJt's  View  Toronto, Sep. 7.���������Howard ' Angus  Kennedy, editor of the weekly edition  of the London Times, arrivedSSin IJic  city last night. Kennedy is an old  Canadian newspaper man, havitig  beeu connected with the staff of the  Montreal Witness during the early  elghties. On being asked as to the  feeling in London over the present  South African crisis he said that thore  was.a general  impression that^the.  present injustice to the Uitlanders iu  the Transvaal must cease. Just the  same there was also a 'feeling that it  would be pitiable were Great Britain  to be forced to use power to crush the  little Boer republic.  PREPARING  FOR  WAR  SEVEN  KILLED  IN  A  WRECK  Williamsport, W. Va., Sept.7���������Seven  persons were killed in a freight  train wreck at Dingess tunnell on the  Norfolk & Western railway this morning. The dead are two brakesmen,  engineer and four tramps, whose  names  are  unkown.  GUSOjNi  *%  IHE ROSSLAND  OF THE  Liafdeau  Ferguson  Is the richest  mining district in British  Columbia  Is right    in  thc  rehest mines  heart    of   Lardeau's  Now is the Time to Invest in  ferguson feeal .Estate  And Here are the Reasons Why  You  Should Get in on  the  Ground Floor of this Rising Mining Camp  First :  Is in the heart of tbe iiiinr-s and st.'  tituatcd that it will always be ihe  outfitting point for^all the bin shippers.  A glance at a map of the district will  convince the most skeptical pf this  fact.  Second :  The miner." and mine ownt rs will  nuke their hdidquarers at Ferguson.  Third:  Next year Ferguson will have two  - railways, namely the Lardo Duncan  and the G.I\i_. Both lines have been  surveyed into lhe town, and the Lardo .  Duncan are right now clearing the  land fo'rj their new depot and woik-  shops, sideways etc.  Fourth :���������  The Silver Cup,   Sunshine,   Nt.ltie   L,  Towser, , Tr.ie.     ITissuie,   Bad    Shot,  Broadview, Old Sauorria, Silver Queen,  , -     Silvd Belt. The  Horn  Ltdge  Group,  ' *.      Big   Five,     -Wagner, ' Abbott,   Holy -   .      -  Mcs.s, Em" ire. and other iwi-ll known  pioperties ire tributory to Ferguson  and aie all within a radius cf 10 miles  of ihe townsite. s. _  fiouu   is   the   Golden    Opportunity  Next summer may be, too late to get in at  ground floor prices.   Advice���������Act prompt-  ,     ly. .   '      . ���������  ���������- 1  U , \  1  Ferguson       .       . '  Is absolutely without a lival in the Lardeau District,  Lots Are Selling Fast���������  Spokane Capitalists are reaching after Fer-  nu'son properly and expect to pull out with  a handsome return, as experienced 'jy them  in the early da; s of Ucssland.   '���������  Why Not You ?���������  Lots selling now at fiom $150 to S250 ���������  Choice Corners.  -��������� " ���������-������������������-^���������=���������a*lMnforination~can���������be7procured���������on-*-��������� =���������  application to  F, BUKER, Local Agent,  FERGUSON TOWNSITE  CHURCH    DIRECTORY  MKTBODIST (.fciUH.CH - Kevelstoke.  PteucltinK __crwc.i_i *i 11 a.m. a-d 7:Ju  p.m. Olfti-ti ineeiiiicr hi the clone of the  morning f-uivicu. r*,_.r)t,n(li .school anu Bible  CIhhh nt 2'..m \,.m VV..uKly piuyer ii.ei'tiiig  every Wcdiit Baa> uvciiik "l 7:3U p.m. Thu  public iiro i.oirtmlly invited.   Sunin free.  KKV. S. .1. THOMPSON, l'a.-ior.     I  Church of England Sunday Services  Eight a.m. Holy Communion; 11  meeting, litany and sermon, (Holy  Eucharist, first Sunday in tlie month)":  2:80 Sunday school, or childrens'  tervice; 7:30 evensong (choral) and  sermon. Holy     Days���������The     Holy j  Eucharist is celebrated at 7 a.m. or S j  a.m. as announced. Fridays���������7:3ui  Evensong, with spiritual reading. 1  Holy Uaptism is administered usually;  a.'ter Sunday school at 3:15.  E. C. PAGET, D. D..   Vicar.  prtKSUYTEItlAN- IIHUKUH���������RoyulBiokH.  -1 Sorviuu ev.-r������ Siimlxy i.i 11 _i.ni _ud 7__u  p.m. Utb"e Clini at 2.S0 p.m.. to which  nil nro wplcomu. Prayer u.cetiD|{ ac b p.m.  every V. cdneuiiiiy.   RKV. T. MKN7.IES. P������stor.  Thos.  R. Davey  Trout Lake City  Notary Public Mining and Real  Estate Broker and general Commie  sion Agent. Mines reported on and  Estimates given for work. Latest reliable information as to claims work  ing and for sale in the district. Good  Poospesta held easy.���������Write or call.  ROMAN   CATHOLIC   CHUItOH ��������� Rcvel-  BluKu.     Moms   Ural nnil lliird 8um)ays in  month at 10:30 a.m.  REV. FATHER THAYER.  SALVATION MIMY���������Mm-inRs every night  in thoir ball on Front sirca:  Loyal Or an go  Lodge, No. 1658.  Itrsiil.ii-   mo.'tliij.-������  aro  held  in the  iiililfi'llon-s II.-ill mi the third Fri.lnv  i-f i'.-u-Ii iiiunili m 7-;in p. ni.   VKidni..  hr.-iliivn ciinliiilh* Im-iied  \\\ li. Illrnev, *\V..M.; li. I". I'eut-  pli'co, line. S.: K A. K.-ttlc.-in Fin. mm: ; Them.  Xl'-eil. TrenMiier.  Court   Mt.   Begbie,  I.O.F..N0.3461.  .Mcot������ In tho Oddfellows' Hall on the  lind and Ith Frliiur-i of  each month. Visiiing  brethren invited to  attend.  H. Cniupbel1.    K.  Chief Hanger.  D. .1. C. Johnson  Uec.-Sec.  itevelstoke  Hospital  Maternity Room i.i connection.  Vaccine    kept     on    hand.  Undertaking and Embalming  R. Howson & Co,,  macki.n/.ii: avi:.  It. tail Dealers in Furniture.  ^rs.   McKechnie   and   Jeffs. Attendants I  ROBERT SAMSON  Wood Dealer  and Draymat].  7. raying and delivery work a. np.cla.l-  ty. Teams always ready on shortest  notice.      Contracts  for Jobbing taken.  REVELSTOKE  IRON WORKS..  Black__n.ith.in_r> Jobbiae  Plumbing.   Pipe Fittinff  Tinsmithm?  Sheet Iron "Work  Machinery Repaired   '.  Miniqg Work a Specialty���������a* .  ROBT. GORDON  Revelstoke  Station.  St Leon  Hot  prlngs  Upper Arrow Lake,  BRITISH COLUMBIA  RICH  MAN   SUICIDES  SINGULAR DEATH  St. Thomas, Sep. 7.���������Wm.  auctioneer, started out with  panion to drive to Port Stanley wnen  their horses ran away. The young  men succeeded in getting the horses  under control at. the top of the hill approaching the Union station.     Young  Atlanta, - Sept.   7.���������Slgmund    Land-  auer. piesident of the Southern Agri.  '���������1C .cultural"' works,     onc  of   the   largest  I manufacturing   works   in   the   south,  j committed suicide this morning.    He  j was found on the banks of the Chat-  tepoochet   river,   dead,   with   a   mor-  I phino bottle beside him.    He carried  Kimhel  .J170'^0 11������e insurance.  a com-  A BAD COLLISION  Connellsville, Pa., Sept. 7.���������Fifty  persons wer injured, many of them  seriously,  in  a rear end collision on  Capetown, September 8.���������A British  army official, whose source of information is reliable, says that ��������� war  will start 011 the frontier within the  next 3i> hours or hefore and  that the first host.ilities will come  from the Boers. They are in suflicient force to sweep through Natal  unchecked as far as Pietermaritzburg.  The British government ,. is moving  hastily to protect Natal and it is expected that-10.000 troops from British  India will land on the East African  coadt  in  a  few davs.  Pretoria, Sept.S .���������General Joubert,  commander in chief of the army of  the Transvaal,   said   today    in effect  that England mustnow bac kdown  from her demands or fight.  London, Sept 8.���������The correspondent  of the Pall Mall Gazette at Capetown  in a despatch dated today says: "If  is believed in Africander circles here  that the Transvaal intends forcing  matters to a sudden issue. Its supposed  that the first act on the part of the  Transvaal will be an advance on  Laing's Neck on route from Transvaal to Natal, lt is also rumored at  Pretoria tnat the Boers will blow up  the British agency there.'  Bloemfontein,   Orange   Free   Stale,  ANOTHER PARIS DUEL  Paris, Sep. 8.���������-A duel with-   revolvers was fought today between Princo  -- ,v and M. Gastcnmery as     the  outcome  of  an  article   in The  Liber  Parole    reflecting     on the     prince's j  father.     Gastenmery     was     slightly  wounded in  the neck.      The' duelists I  were afterwards reconciled. ',  TIIE   DREYFU'S TRIAL  Kimehl appeared to be very much ex- tho B. & O railroad today at Connel-  ited and told his companion, that be Isville station. The presence of mind  would get in thc baok of tho democrat of Engineer John Haggarty alone  aud lio clown. A few minutes later he saved the lives of many  waB dead, tho excitement, having prov- The first section of train Nn. ;... a  d too much for him. k special of eight Uagner sleepers, ran  . into the rear end of the Cumberland  accommodation. Both trains were  west bound. Engineer Hurray of the  special train lost control of his engine, the air brakes refused to work,  and tho train crashed into the rear  end of the accommodation, which was  standing in front of the station and  was crowded  with passengers.  Engineer Haggarty, who was oiling  his engine, threw hor wide open. The  accommodation lurched forward, but  not (pilck chough t-i c?ra������e the collision.    Two coacliei, of lhu accommo-  IlIG SALMON PACK  British Columbia's Catch This Season  the Largest hut One on Record  Ottawa,. Sep. 7.���������The official returns  ' place thc salmon packing of     Hriti-h  Columblt   for   the   present   season   at  67G.000 cases, which is second only to  the  phenomenal  pack    of 1897.   when  ,105,477 cases were put up.     Packing  Sept. S.���������The Transvaal artillery  have been called out and the burghers have been notified to be ready  The latest reply nf the Transvaal'to  Great Britain is regarded ar, marking the disappearance of the last hope  of peace.  Capetown. Sept. S.���������(Midnight) -II  is positively stated that the Boers are  concentrating  on   the  border.  London, Sept. 8.���������The Daily .Mail  publishes the following despatch from  Johannesbug: "It is reliably report- ,  ed from Pretoria that a special mil!- j  tary train with a body of armed men  was despatched to the Natal border  on Tuesday with an equipment of  sevpral heavy field guns and a quantity   of  ammunition.  Ladies   Warned. Against Attending���������  Verdict  Expected  on   Monday  Rennes, Sept. S.���������All generals in  Rennes who are not here of necessity  have been ordered to leave town.  Women who have tickets of admission to the court room have been  warned that it is dangerous for tlicm  to attend the Dreyfus trial any longer.  Police precautions against disorder  have boon doubled. It can be stated  positively that tho court's verdict will  not be given before Monaday. Even  though this decision should be arrived at on Saturday the result will be  held over in order to prevent any  chance of Sunday rioting. The prosecution is more confident than the defence and outsiders arc filled with  doubt.  Canadian  Pacific  Railway.  and Soo Line.  Well Known for Their  Health Giving Properties.  Both Hotels Oper\  ��������� ���������������������������IMIII ItlPlll* ������������������������������������������������������������������������IHinM������l  .   ��������� i *    ���������  Thc Arrow Lakes Steamers Kootenay and. Minto* Call Daiily  A Conveyance is run in connection .with the Steamers  and tho Springs. ".  Good      Accommodation both  at   the   Springs   and  the Landing. ,    ''  Telegraphic Communication.  '   Baths Free.     ,  Uatea  ������������������=-=-��������� --���������������������������- $-Oo7pcr^!lyf*' '   "" ' '"'* r   '"       ���������-������������������*".--- ��������������������������� -.���������������������������������������������  M.    BROWN,  Proprietor.  YELLOW JACK SPREADING  Jacksonville, Sep. 8.���������Thirteen now  cases of yellow fever are reported from  Key West, making 75 in all. A closj  watch is being kept on all suspects.  Days    Acrcss   thc    Continent  by  the  "IMPERIAL LIMITED"  The fastest and best equipped  train crossing the continent.  Trains leaving the Pacific Coast  TUESDAYS, THULSDAYS and  SATURDAYS connect at Fort  William with the palatial lake  steamers "Mauito_a,"Aib_tta" and  [ 'Athabasca" across the great lakes  ID, Sibbald  REAL ESTATE  - MINING  AND  INSURANCE*  AGENT      ���������   ^  McKenzie Ave,  KILLED WHILE DRIV1NC  For    iiil'oriiintion,   time  j map" und tickets apply ti>  cards.  Dundas. Sept. 8.���������The seat on which I  George  Ball,   tax  collector,   was  rid- I  ing in his rig became loose and Ball  was thrown backward and jlicu from  the injuries he received.  li   J  T. W. BR.ADSEIAW,  A������_ nt. llevelstoke.  Covi.ii Ai-'-Gen. Passenger  Agent, V.'im.'uuver, li. C.  F. JWeOHRTY  0  ..Wholesale and Retail Dealer in....,  PRIME BEEF, PORK  iMOTTOcN .MD SJIUSJJSB  Fish   and   Game   in    Season.       Markets   at   Bevelatake  Eevelstoke Station, Nakusp, Trout Lake City, and FeigaSfen Don't Send Away  for your ���������  Photographic  Goods.  "VVhon   you   n\\\   trot   everything you want at  e^-ier:. prices at the  CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO., LTD.  gjp-^lail   orders   Immediately   attended   to.  CHAS. P.. MCDONALD, Manager.  ��������� McKENZIE   AVE..* -REVELSTOKE   STATION.  LOCAL  AND  GENERAL   NEWS  CAM. *fi*4r**fi.t *dUi****4,    -fa^U  ^���������'������������������^���������sf^mSi  __������___a_t_M_-i_^_M__I_______C__^5SiV_^^  Keep olf rhe pegs.  Visitors are requested not to walk  on the new sidewalk.  Mayor McCarty returned from the  Okanagan Sunday morning.  .1. D. Molson and Mrs. Molson returned from their holiday trip on  Sunday.  Arctic tiout are beginning to run in  the Ti'.in-T'iiiii. The fish are lute this  year.  Hon. F. C'ai-ti'i'-Coltoii went down to  ]*!<>_ >liiiiil on Monday and is in Nelson  today.  J a im _��������� Murphy, ol the local bar,  lr-iui-iied on Sunday from a few days-  visit to Knssl.ind.  F. C. Campbell bus gone up witli  Surveyor Henderson lo the Badshot  gnuip to survey the property.  T. L. Hais. Mrs. ll.'.ig and their two  little boys 1-fl by boat down river on  Monday morning to camp out for a  few days.  A. Jolmson, of lhe Hkkald. returned from a trip tn Edmonton Monday nicrht. He reports the town ar.d  dislrict flourishing and crops excellent.  The Orange Lodge will arrange at  their regular meeting on Friday niglit  fur the reception ot the Hon. Clarke  Wallace here on his return from the  const.  Tlie Golden lira announces the  opening of the Imperial bank at  Golden a week ago yesterday with ,T.  S. Gibb, manager, and .T. Pinkham.  accountant.  C. B. Hume & Co. have closed the  deal for the corner on whicli the Roman  Catholic church slands at. . present.  They will not. however, begin t.o build  now till spring.  Residents along the hue of the new  sidewalk complain that the constant  roar of baby carriages on the. walk is  very annoying. Tlie council should  take this matter up at once.  Ed. Crockett, an old time Ltu-denii  prospect or. who litis now laid down  the pack and taken to the plow, v.-as  in town nn Monday from his farm at  Craigellachie buying supplies.  Jiitiies  Hughes  was  committed  for  trial last Tuesday week at  Golden   for  tbe   murder   of   A.   JMcCnuly   at the  _ mouth nf Swift Current Creek,  in   the  Tete J a unc Cache district last June,  Bert IlanlHiiy. fitter, in tlio C.P.R.  shops, has taken a week off and gone  to the coast lo look after some mining  property he owns tlin_~. Sirs. Il.-in-  Iniry bus gone on a visit to friends in  Calgary.  li. M. Livinsslonp, formerly mi employe of Bourne Bros-., who reside. nt,  present in Nelson, arrived in town on  Sunday night on a visit. A hearty  welcome awaited him from his old  friends in Revelstoke.  At the Epworth Lea^tic������ meet ing  held on Monday night a resolution was  adopted praying the city council not  to repeal the Sunduy Closing Bylaw  on any account, Iiut. to take mciiMires  for its strict enforcement.  V.*. Woods, of Geo. Bell & Co.. who  has been laid up in the hospital with  typhoid fever, is round again and left  yesterday morning fur Nelson to take  ���������the_s>:ui]C!_-pu. itioi"_iii___.tli_ii_^_lii'niii_h  store there as he occupied here.  O  Sunday wns the anniversary of the  New Westminster fire. The Columbian  of Saturday came out printed in red  ink l.y way of marking the date of this  catastrophe from the elVects of the  Royal City has already so wondeifully  recovered.  Sir M ick<"n*/.ie-Bo\vpll was at Culsrury  ou Monday and went north the same  day'on a visit to Edmonton. Sir  Mackenzie will pass thi-onjih Hevel-  Mnko on Friday evening on a pleasure  tiip to the ci~.t>t nml will vi.sit Kootenay before returning cast.  Provincial MiiH-inlogist Kobc-i t<nn  was in town nn Mond _y Incikin'__r after  the local contribution to the provincial  exhibit of minerals for the Pari" Exposition. Itis. tlie Hkuai.ij recrcts tn  i-ay, only a small colli'dinn and not ut  all reprcsen ta tive or worthy of the  di-ti'ict.  The llrm. N. Clarke Wallace, accompanied by lm two sons, went  through K. v'-hti'ki' mi Monday evening, en mute tut lie ennst. .Mr. Wallace  is heavily interested in mining property both on 'the coast and at Knm-  loc-ps and his trip is purely one of  business.  Gen. McL. Biown. exocutivcagent of  the C. P. TI . who had been laid up in  Rnsslai.d for the previous week with  lilond piiiMir.iiiir. the effect as i.i slated  of a denial nperal inn. (.-nine up from  the sen: li on Friday cyeuingnncl went  nu iver-t in a'private,mi- accompanied  Iiy Gen. Pass/Agent E. J. C'nyle.  A lady resident who with two  children "undertook the ascent of the  mountain bnck of the town last Satuiday was overtaken hy darkness while  making the descent iind the adventure  ���������was becoming ..difficult, not lo say  daiigeir.iis. when fortunately her  husband who had become alarmed  and raised a search party to go  up after her. came across the  party and conveyed .them back to  lown which was not reached until l)  i/cluck. .,  Dr. It. G. Brett was in lown vester-  dny.  13. R. Campbell of the Mail, is away  this week in the Lardeau. -j  "What is the reason for the delay in  gelling on with lhe work of fencing  the cemetery ?  Ex. Lieut .-Gov. Mackintosh camo up  from tlio south last night and went  east this morning.  A meeting of ('niisorvalivi's is culled  ror next Wednesday evening in the  tifflci- of J. V). Sibbald at 8 o'clock. All  Conservatives are recpiestod to attend.  Mrs. ,T. T. Atkinson and family nf  llevelstoke arrived in town on Tuesday  niglit to .join "Sir. Atkinson, who is  working; on smelter hill for the C.P.It.  ���������Trail News.  It was expect pel that the public  works committee! would have mut before to-day and taken sumo action on  the sidewalk matter, hut so far there  has been no meeting.  The United Slates, Germany and  other nations contemplate boycotting  the "World's Fair at Paris next year,  out. nf sympathy for "Dreyfus. This  would make a failure of the Fair.  A. O. Andy has taken over hy arrangement the hotel on the lake shore  at St. TjI'oii. known as the Lake House  nnd will furnish conveyances or horses  to take guests up tn the licit springs  and return.  The price of epiicksilvpr hasaclvariced  ijil.50 a flask since the beginning of the  month and is expected to reach SjioO n  flask before it stops rising. The stock  in hand is very small and cannot be  increased al once.  A. G. Ci-clarst'iff and Chas. Dandell  will build a couple of cottages on Lnr-  cleuii street, in' thc course of a few  weeks. They eruit.eiuplatc" moving  their families down from Revelstoke.  ���������Trout Lake Topic.  - A handsome white marble head, trine  wns placed in position at the head nf  .lolin Slorio's grave* in tlie cemetery  yesterday. The inscription runs, "In  memory of Jul)n Stone, died April 22.  lSOti. aged 57 years and -1 months.  Tho' lost to sight to memory dear."  Tungsten ore assaying 70 per cent.  tinigstic acid, which a year ago sold  fnr SjiSS per ton, is now worth $350 per  toy. Apart from the increased demand for if, the rise in price is mainly  duo lo tlie failure in fhe product of it  in foreign mines.���������Western Mining  World.  Tl is reported on the very lie. tof  authority that, an agreement hns been  readied between the Trout Lake  Townsite Co. iinel tho C. P. 11. On--  wliffreby the latter company obtains  nn interest in this townsite. It is not  known yot what the terms of the  agreement arc.���������Trout Lake Topic.  Tt. Hughes, A. M. Laiiglnnds, Chas.  Hntell nnd others, comprising the  party who left. Golden in the spring  for Tete .lanne Cache, returned tn  Golden on Sunday. They report having experienced a verv hard trip, and  having found very little gold. They  nlso consider that, with the gold prospects obtained thero is not suflicient of  lhc precious nielnl in the creeks of  tlmt country uf pay for working, as  _th.e_creeks are full of. boulders, which  would render placer mining very  costlv.��������� Gulden Era.  pying responsible and impartial position, culling me a " d old fool"  and  other abusive terms, complaining of  the loss of valuable time over petty  complaints. Now, sir. the matter was  nnt ton petty when it wns my case,  but, when Messrs. Cnnrsier, Wells and  Stone are the nffonders it becomes ton  small for this oflieial to take notice of.  The police inngistrnte seems to be of a  similar opinion nnd ciiulj do pothing;  his lime being too precious also. The  public inny judge if this is not a mnst  glaring instance nf injustice and  favoritism. His the greatest case nf  discrimination in favor of a few individuals in town lhat hns enme to my  notice (and by un means the only cine),  lint. sir. it is hnd ennugh to have  public nfliciiils ignore or neglect their  duty, but it is infinitely worse to have  In endure their insolence and abuse,  lt is high lime that this slate of affairs  received attention ,-ind nllicitils who  neglect nr refuse to do their plain duty  should bn dismissed and others appointed who will enforce the laws  without fenr nr favor unci civic officials should also lie taught to be civil  and respectful to those whose servants  thev are.  P. R. Peteuson.  Revelstoko, Sept. 0, 1S00.  66  THE  _??99  No Bluster, Xo Fuss, Just Business, That's all.  To-Day's Announcements.  ���������Baltimore Oysters at Woodrow's.  ���������Jliss Steele has had a piano put in  her studio direct from the wnrernonis  of Messis. Mason and Risch. Toronto,  and is prepared to increase her music  class. Terms 50c. per lesson of one  lnuir. Pupils will lie allowed daily  practice free of charge.  LOST.     ������  Lost between Union Hotel, the Round House  anil Third street n silver cliatilaim with knife,  pencil uud ornament. Howard at Union  Hotel. 7u-2t  _������ *_- ������ J_. B. %r8- fiJ fU wii.  KJ ������ O ������  ,iK.nwKAjp^M9^..urat^TipjVKra^^2t������^^r^^tt'jlf^^vw3fjtarat^^t  ������md* IF&M1 k\T^i y������o^@[r &$������<������X  ������f Uuhh<B\p% Sallow $������ \kni0  I AMES* pMPORIUM  **      ^. .,       x~jl ���������-^^ .  TlIIIUI.STllEET,   Cl.NTltli.  Opposite L'owiiu Wool*.  A full assortment of all the latest  novelties in fancy goods just opened,���������Ladies' hygeiau underwear,  special line of combination childrens' togues, tarns and napoleons.  ;EB?-Sta]iiping done to order.  M. K. Lawson.  FROMEY & CLAIR,  .... Contractors ....  DRICK, STONE and PLASTERING,  EXCAVATIN't*., SEWMtACl",  STREET OKAUING. .  Contracts Taken.  Security given ns enllo'-i for.  Material furnished if necessary.  Meets llrst and third Tuesilnv In even- month  in tho Oddfellows' hull. Visiting brethren Invited.  11. VA ItNE. , T. E. L. TAYLOR,  Secretary. President.  SELKIRK LODGE NO. 12, I. O. O. F.  Moots    everv    Saturday  Oddfellows'  oek.    Visit-  corilially  intend.  Jas.  <TTT  OODROW  ������____"������.  The Taylor Block, S������������2������������ McKenzie Avenue.  .pj������._P_J������������.IM_.IMIJ_-'_--_.-'--g_-_^^  Conservatives! Attention I  A special general mooting of the Revelstoke  Liberal (Conservative Association will bo hold  at Uie olllee of J. 1>. bibbald, on Wednesday the  UUtli inst, atS 11.111 , v.-lion important business  will be dealt with.  JOHN D. SIBBALD.  FOR SALE.  For sale, hnl "price, all the lumber, varnished  wood, doors, windows, llooring.sliinglert roofs;i  etc.. contained in large house at Donald.  Transportation to Itevelstoke provided. Apply  to .1. M. Scott, Barrister, Kevelstoke.        70-tf  Telephone 36.  P.O. Box 86.  ���������I--i''i'I'-i''I-'i'_''l.'_l������i.*a'iH������l..i.._._.l..l"H..i..l.-t.  CONSERVATIVES ATTENTION ! I  The annual meetiiip; of the Liberal Conservative Union for llritisli Columbia..will be held  at the Assembly llall, Kow Westminster,-on  ilie-lth (lay of October next, commencing at  10 11.111.  .11 Liberal-Conservatives will ho welcome:  lhc riirhl to vote is confined to(lelc>ialeschosen  hy Litieriil-Con-*crvntive Associations or Pis-  tiiet, meetings regularly convene.'! ��������� for this  purpose. One delegate for every twenty members of sueh Association or District meeting.  Proxies dm only l>i> M>cil"liy members of the  Union. Advaniace mav he taken of the ftuil-  wny I'.uti"* 111 nml from'the Exhibition which  isNiointr hold at lho same lime.  0. 11. WILSON. OEO. H.COWAK.  President.    . Secretary.  FOR SALE.  Square Piano by best maker; price fXKl.  Rent for same 55 per monlli. Apply to .I.M.  Scoit, Ilarrlstor, Kevelstoke Stallon.       70-tf.   '  TO  LET.  1 _������__���������______  Second Street.  Dealers In   Farm Produce  Fruits,  Fish  Fowls  ��������� - Game in Season.  Fresh supply of fish every morning.  -    *    ' Let us quote you prices  on vour winter's supple- >  of vegetables. You will  "save money mid get a  better quality ol produce.,    ,"  Careful attention.  Prompt delivery,  yiy Jjafber  Watchmaker  and  Jewelier^-^^  C. P.'li.   Watch Ixspkctor.  Watches  Clocks and Rings  HEST IN' THIS WORLP  All repair work guaranteed.  G  McKenzie. Ave.    REVELSTOKE.  ���������i":i";i"T"i"i"T������T"ii";i"i-t"?"i'-i"i"i":{"i":"i-i-J-  ���������2-  -'  ���������i.  ���������_-  >*���������  ���������5-  *v  u-  ���������>  !���������>  ���������s-  ���������5-  Itelail Healer in���������  Beef, Pork,  Mutton, Etc.  Fish and Game in Season   All orders promptly lilted.    ���������  ___"^'&. EBYEItgTOE, B.G.  I   FIRE INSURANCE/-. \  ���������n All rliiSMj������ of insnniblo (.'ovorcU sk  ���������fl nt fair und equitabk' rules. \k  i   LIFE INSURANCE^, $  ������ Policies���������non-Iorfollablo,   guar. 5������  \ iinteed values, cash loan values, ft  throughout thc history of the (Jl  MONEY TO LOAN/- I  on good business or rubiUontidl h^  jsj lixir^FAYETTE BUKER, cj  S. MATH IE ,"*ecrctary.  J. PALMER, N. O.  THOMAS O'BRIEN,  Solicitor,   Notary  Public.  Conveyancer.  Olllee hi Upper Columbia Navigation    "  and Tramway Company's   Building.  GOLDEN. B, C.  A. H. HOLDICH  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  Royal School of Mines, Loudon.    Seven years  at  Morfa   Works,   Swansea.    17   years  Chief  CbemNl  to Wigan Conl and Iron Co.,   Eng.  Laic Chemist and Assayer, Hull Mines, Ltd.  Claims o.._uninod and reported upon.  ���������     Revelstoke, B.C.  Miss Steele  Teacher of Music. Latin, French, Pencil  Ilrnwing, Landscape and Figure in black and  colored eravuns, Oil and Water Color ou canvass, silk, satin, etc. Evening classes in English    branches   and    mathematics.     Studio,  S.'tlTII   I1I.OCK.  i"i������i"l"I"l������_"I������t'l"I"i"i"lT'l"l"i"i"i"i"l"i'*'i"-*  JS CITY SCAVENGER/, %  Ml Orders Promptly *     *  %  Attended To.,  %       JAS. C. HUTCHISON. $  ^.T,.T..T..r.^cj..;..|..>^.|.^.^1.M..|,cr.^..I.i{.^.^..  Wc liavp only a few left but'will give you the benefit of purchasing them at cost price. This is chance you may perhaps  never get again. We 1 equire the room lor a oar loud of atoves  now en route. Gurney's famous line of stoves, cooking-and  heating They have lhe weight and will outwear any other  stove on the market.  W, M, LAWRE  IIABDWARI2 AND TINSMITHING.  u  FOKNACK'AND UOOFINC.  FOR SALE.  Well furnished room to runt,   (hath.)   Applv  to MRS. .IAMES  LYTTLE.  08-71 Second Street, cast.  ��������� FOR SALE OR RENT.  A 7-roonied lioufe on Third Street, bath,  cellar, electric lighted, pantry, closets, etc.. nt  ?lii per uioiuh.   Sale price upon application.  Alao a t-rnnmod hou^e,modern conveniences,  at fVJ.flii a miiiu'u.   Apply to  liB-71 J. KEKN'AGHAN.  ROOMS TO LET.  Apply to P.. Tapping.  TO RENT.  Our_  acne  _5_g_a__-in-.,   ���������  Cure  Everybody Says So.  That is the reason wc sell so many."  Undoubtedly the best wafer on the  iiuii-ki't. They cure (piietly "and  speedily, livery wafer bears onr  name. Only ".'j cents a box. Samples on enquiry.    Sold by  FIELD & BEWS  Drugfri-t. and Stationers.  A  rt  After ?t������ptoinb*r 1st, ft well furnished Iftrjro  mom; cencrnjI locotlovs. (Bath; Apply nt the  IIv,R.i_.r>o_i.oo.  mono  CORRESPONDENCE.  To the Editor of the IlKi'-ito.  Snt :     Kindly Rive mn space in yonr  columns for a mat ter of some  importance to me and   the   public  generally,  for it is well thai, citizens should know  how they are beinj< served by  some of  the  civic  otllcials.    The  city  council,  in it."  wisdom,  has  sei'ii   lit   to  enact-  certain by-laws for the government of  thu city nnd. of oour<,e,   has  provided  for their ennctinenl.    The  particular  mult'*'!'which l"wi.h   to  draw  public  attention  to  is  tlie glaring and  per-1  sisti'iit infraction nf certain provisions  of F'.ylaw Xo. II by certain individnal-  nnd the inability   or dif.incliniitioii  of  thc proper ofllciiilsi to enforce the law  in   the  cnii'H   I'i'fiji-ri'il   In,    This  pnr-  piit-ticiil.ir   hylnw   i-i   mainly   for the  protection of  firoperty,   and   iiinong!-!,  its provisions (Section 0)   is   one   ciiiii-  pelling the imection of brick  chinini'y."  and appoint ing the chief  of  police  lo  ������t'(!  to   iti   eiifoi-c-i'iiii-nf.    As   i������   i������ll  known I bud '-mrnc trouble  nbout  this  ��������� iinltcr myself--being fined for having  cither thnn a brick chimney on   one  of  mv liousf"*.    I piaid thnt lino nnd diew  attention to the. fact that. 11   number of  other people were   like  olfendei.i.   but  no   attention    wns   paid   to   it.    Moie  recently- a   notice  w.is  sT'i'ved  on   mc  ���������liid I c'oiiipliecl with it by electing the  necessary chimneys.    Having done so,  T notified the chief   Unit   there   were  fit her" offenders, r.ainiiig Messrs. Wells  and   Brown.        Again,    lust   week,  I  notified him  thnt Messrs.  Stone and  Cour?ier     were   olfending   in  a    like  manlier.     He  himself witnessed  two  of the places  complained  of.    Did  he  take any action  to enforce  the ..law:  no sir. he  would  do nothing  without  my taking out a summons and  paying  for  the .same,   though   he  personally  witnessed the infraction!iol  the law.  Instead of doing what  was  liis plain  (Inly   he   liecanii   abusive   and    used  language unbecoming an oilicial otcu-  SiO.GQ. -  Over :oo Records to Choose From."  Tills riinn'.qrapb Is clearer. louder, an.l !e--s  liable to g_: out of order than many Metier  priced inn"liinc. As it fircjide entertainer  during *-m;i eul.l ������vening������ th^ phonoaraph c*n-  not be Mirpa-ied. AH the laicsi songs, bund  piece, in-lroincntnl .solos, raedlcj-;!, comic  rcitHtl'ip'.. ..-'.ij., as heard in ������w -York, London and Paris.  *     CHAS. J. AMAN.  will convince y#u  A long test will enthuse you.  Try u^���������ye people who are M-_._ and wnry of  "hand-w-down " clothe. Why? liecauio  we can FIT you at prioe.*, quality considered,  which aro by fur the cheapest in the long run.  -^lJift%hoc.������j^iAjtMUJ������.. ^ ..rtch man to  "������Iraw a ciiecic, u luTryc1 tO'TiraTnirpaTrrTV-Trctty1  Kirl to draiv attention, a toper to draw* a cork,  a free lumdi to draw a crowd, and good idothc*  t.> command dignity, wear and satisfaction.���������  Try......  Ki  Mkkoiiant Tail'ou.  U.S. Wilson,  ���������I-+-l-t-_-l"i-M"l"_-t-I">-t-i������l".-l"i"_-_---i-l-t  * Ti  . Quaker Vap&r Baths  $r.oo  These P.atl*.i hav> the limo t^iicllclal cfflct a^  anv Tur"i'Mi liaili. with the iwt'lltlotial advantage of '.'iniK in.Jr-cnnei-nleiii and irillin'ti.-ly  cheaper. n,f Hnlli CaUticl, with ordinary  care ������ili -i<t for jenr<. If I-ikii nb������olut*! liom.'  nf-ce-'-'i-,. lr.-ll .f.i ii-nbli' for xcnnral bnthln*  purto'.j'' and provld.-i tin' tno^t cleiin'-Inii-,  piirlfvliisninl lnvluoMSlns Iintln fciiowr.. It.  can I.'- fr.'n'.e.l and iiack1"'! In hocIi a inmll roi��������� ' "?  IIH^ tlmt every proip'-ctori*li(iiilil Ii������^tn*!*^ it In j :  Rcpainng  atchcsi  mfirin * Will buv a modern house, shunted  -_0"JU. mi Lot li, Hlock-1(1." Kleoirlo liglit;  city water; bath n.oia. --  Sopn ".Vill lmy 11 largo house sicnated  QiJU.1 on corner ~*eeond Streel. and Mc-  Arlhur Avenue; HlxCS; 2d rooms; city water;  monthly rental ts now I".".!!.  Snort ' Will  ht'iv a dwelliinj. situated on  QUO.   Second   Street,   u:i .1    of   AlclCeiiKie  Avenue; lots 50x100; dwelling _>lxi)i). ** _���������  ������^"Scveral houses to rciil.Ju yooil localities.  I". BUKER.  NOTICE.  XN..-SMITH  " .'   '     BA^ER, fi  -   U. '  GR6GER -   '      '  -  /ANDeQNr.EeTI0NER-  . "HSy-l'hnvo scd-.rocl  the services of W. Kault; a  ��������� lirst i'Iiiss baker from the east.    . ,   -    '  Flour bought '.in carload lots, "fi  Free Delivery,���������Prompt Service.     '     7  -   -       _.,t*   .-.Victoria "toad East, Kcvclstokc.  Law anil Well Lighted  fciunjilu Kooins..'....  ���������   .           11 en I oil bv Hot Air and Electric.  Hells anil Light in every room  -Vrec Tins Eeets All Trains  heason.ible Hates  "  Application for Timber License  Xoticc is hereby given thai sixty days after  (bile 1 intend to apply to"ihe Chief Commi���������  sioncr of Lands and Works for n license to cut  nntl carry away limber from the following  described lands that is to s-iy: -' iloi'iinenciii^  nta post marked " .1. llarkley'-s Timber I.i mil.  Northwest Corner Pout," 0:1 Wli Ledge Creek,  ti tributary ol i'ingston Creek, two miles from  the confliienco of Hip .1 cdyu and Pingslon  creeks; thenco eif-t'tl) ehniiii-; lliem-e south M)  c-liains; tlience-,\est SO cjiains; iliouco north  80 chains to point of coninienceineiu, conlaiu-  ing 1110 acres.  00-S7 -        ,T. UMIKT.UY.  Thomson's Landincr, B.C., September -ml, 1S'.������.  HOTICE.  Application for Timber License  Notice is hereby given thai, sixty days after  date, 1 intend to apply to tho-Chiol* ijoininis-  -.lonerof Lands nnd Works for a license to out  and carrv awav timber- from the following  described lands, that is 10 sny: CioininenciiiK  nt n post marked " T. Clraliaiae's Timber i.iinlt,  Northeast Corner Post," at the northwest "corner of.I. llnrkloy'.s timber limit; llienee west  SO chains; thence south SO chains; thence east  811 chains; tbence north 80 chains, to point of  commencement, contains G40 aeres. -  s^fiiU-7^^^^ ,_,^U^^717JI KM IA JI K.  Thomson's Landing, ILCTTScpluiiiUer ?iHl,n53'.ir  NOTICE.  Application for Timber License  Notice is hereby given that slxtv days after  (Intel Intend to apylv to the Chief I'oinniis-  sloner of Lands and Wnrks for a llcensu lo cut  and carry awav Limber from lho following  dc-cribed lamK that Is lo nay: Cnmnienclni;  at a pn������t, marki'd " A. Johnson's Timber Limit  i'osl," at the northwest comer of .1. liarkley's  Umber limit: llieueo north 80 chains; llienee  west JO chains; thence south 80 clinlns; iliuiicu  cast to point of coiuineiiconioiil, cuiiliiiiilti}.',  lilll acres.  C,!1.R7 " A. .HlllKKON.  Tliniii^oii's T.niiilliii_:,"n.C.,. cptetntier'-iiil, lll'ia.  Jj T'iihC^ i.nr ar<'clnliv. XX'" ������Ko enrry a  A, line of WmHii-, f-ilv.'rviire. (mid and  .-   i-f.-.T  Sovc-ltli-.s; ail kfiiilx'it Jewelry.  %  NOTICE.  Application for Timber License  Notice Is hercliy given  thai thirty days iillc  rr   TT1   T~./T        ATT   TTTk/7"     f   dale I Int. nd npplvliu; in the Chief Coninils.  *    Hi    IVI .     A i  llll J   '-/J       Ti sinner of Lands ami   WotI.-- for a licence I it  4,   ^_i.J.������__������    .tiAJ-U V -'-L)   j-   ni,,) ,.,,ri.y away limber   from   llie fnlliiiving  'itOPlUK'niH.* '" ,   b ���������  lbe Con\euieuec:of tliieyts  y Nighl Trains.  .lOJIN V. PliP.KS, VitopiUK-niH,  Night 'drill llooin.in ('.oiiuoellnn for lhc Con\enieuee:of tliicst  ,    ���������      ' Arriving mul Departing by Nighl Trains.  Hourly Street Cur  Hetween Hotel anil Station.  w 0 V _- &ltf*w li ef<i- 6.1!-;**' liAS'il"' l~.~iS-tii-V.i_)w" ti-SiiRfaJ "btljl "irtljl ~*tl.O -~ ijltnttVJl "IcVaI ~  '^HK1 CHEAP' FIREWOOD . '.  Ifilil'  - mmm -  l*������*. ". 1 C"V^ T.   . c"V  Iii  Send your orders for .Fire-Wood to  FRED. ROBINSON, at.the sav/ mill  &>aw  office.    He will deliver at $225 a cord  %~������  who do their own hauling..  in short lengths.   $i.*~jo a cord to those   <t^s5  m  PR-0V-INeiA=b  ��������� r pxannzf  1*������99-  itJl    1   I  :___f_2_-_t_=_3__������_X7__i'_X_-_''l  UXDHIt Till! AUSl'ICKS  Ol" THU   Ills pack.  The f.eildlllK  Wiitclniia"..'!' and Jewel.t.  CHAS. J. AMAH.  I 3j  Firs', r'-rect, next door to I! jk-ild olllco.  *  CHAS.   J.   AMAN,  Agent for  Parker's Steam Dye Works  Toronto.  Ladle".' Urn _������!;������. Oenls' ''lotliinp. Hhdwli. fiir-  tnlns. Ilain.'liiirv.roiillicri cte..':Ieanc'l.lr.r.' S'.t  or'lv"'!. All parcetJ left with Cha������. .1. Aniim  will" receive, pr. _npt and careful attention.  Parker's price list on application, u  ���������H-I"I--;-I--{"I~!"J"l-:"I"I"5"I-J"I"l-I"5"I"I"I"l"!'  |lest We'Forget  PI'ciIiTvjtEV I Ti'.������ '-ii'i'-liriK venson I^-Iiib  clo������.- it hand Hikrv XX'. Kovahos b.-^-i lo  iln'iiSc hi^ pHlroiiH fi.r pa^t favors, and al-n  re^j. r-t'ully rail th- a'ri-r'-lon 0/ iho iiuV  Ile I,-r and n'--ar io hu oii-iii';',., adverilse-  meiit ,  y nwny  !<..i>rllii.i| lnrnU slliinii'il 011 Liirdeau ''reck,  nenr lhe town of Ferguson, dlsirlel of Wot  K.mtcnay.   tjointii'Mieing nt  a post planted at  ���������Hire.   * I j),,, v,���������if,wt._,| eiirncr of the Ic.Mtr.ltc ol I'crifii.  , . ,    nm on the "otitb or left b.ink.of Lnrdeiin creek  SCIENTIFIC   BOOKS  For the miner, tiroipoctor or . nirl ._ <T.  A new t.i;������.lt in l-iriicdemaud is"l'ros|icctin������,  Locating nnd Valuing Mine"," by "tretch  Ander-iori's, Lakes' and (isburnes' books on  prospecting, .'"c.. atwajs on hand. Tlie.e  works are "trongly recnmiiieridcd for beginners.  An liisr...|.|l(iii of other sclentlllc works is  rcsj.-f'tfiilly invited.  CHAS. J. AMAN.  CHAS. J. AMAN,  Smokers' Department.  Thc largest and best assorted Unc of tobaccos,.pipes, cigars etc.. In llie city. "  Htntlonery Ilepiirlir.i..il.- A complete line of  stnlioncry, Including nil the latest and best  ln.vols of the day.  !|| floiifccllonsrv.-^ full line of the finest chocolates and lion bons alwavs In stuck.  .Musical liepartincnt.���������("grouiid floor.)���������.Violins, guitars, liiinios, etc., iiy the old inn������tcrs.  Harmonicas In ei-cry key, a complete line of  niiK'iciil accessories.  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist  o  f>eer IIcad������,   ltird������, Animah,  KU-.,  pr-?-nrvjd  and lOMin.f'd.  TUntll .-^TltKK.T.  KA.c/r (Wt*ClHHitJJ(>UHKr  CRAGE &  MAYNE  Notaries Public  and Conveyancers  Auctioners  and Valuators  Sole Agents for the Pincllrr Townsite of Kevelstoke, IS. C.  tlience riiiiiilug soulli H������ chninii, llienee east  I'i'i eluilns, alujnee norlh >ll chniti^, tlicnee  west )_-"> chains m !,..iut of cmiiinoiu emenl,  (mu-lining iowi acre" more or h������i.  ANiMiLw i-*i:uiu;kos*.  IVrgui-on, ll.C, Aligir-i b, 1M.II.  MIN'BIIAL ACT IMC.  Certificate of Improvements.  NOTICE.  "W.widtti.v"   >Iluernl  cliilm   situate on  the  ):.-..-l-.t'.|l<-    lilvt'liin   ol    \Ve������|    ICooC'iiu)-.  U'lier-; located:    Downie Creek.  '.'AKK NOTIi'i:  that  I.TIh.i'in* Craham.as  Agent l"r the Waverlev .MI:i<- Liiiiile(l,({nreigiii  rri-'. Miner'-, ri-rtil'.riitc No. ll,   IWII. intend  ,1/ty dais from Ihe dale hereof.to ai,|ily to the  Milling Iteeorder for a Cenillentp. of  IioprovO-  im-t.ts for the (.iirpn.o of obtaining a Crow n  firi.-it of [he al.oi... claim.  An.l  further lake  notice Unit action under  se, :lon '7,7 inn-it i.e ci.riimijiiced before tin: issuance ol Such c'erlHleate nf Improu'iucnts.  bated thi, li'.Ui day of August. 1RTO.  TIKi.MAH OI'.AHAM.  !____���������>  Open to the world  w  '<  Jii'  -  Royal  Agricultural and .Industrial  Society of British Columbia  WILL HE HELD AT  M ew Westioainster,  October 3, 4, 5 and 6,  0  " \  A ROtlNB 9F P12EASWRE F9R F0UR WHOLE BAYS  NOTICE.  rim:, lu*e and  accident assukance  Tako notice thatWiilavs afler date I inlcnd  to applv to tbe chief (���������omnil������sion'.'r of J.n_ri<.  and ^S-|.rks for permission to mireliace loo  ncrci of land situate in the West Kootenav  liisirli't and on tbe Lardeau Klvor and marked  out and described as follows: beginning  al Dave IVrguson-i North East Corner which  pi.xt is marked \\' .1. .1. Young's Norlh We-t  Corner" ; thence south I0elialii������, thence ea>t  111 clintiiM, tlience north to chains, thence lies:  111 chains to the point of commencement.  J. .1. yOt'NCJ.  August -till, UDO. by hi-agent  ClSd W.U. Pool.  Korse Races  Aquatics  Baseball    ������.  Bicycle Races  Ghampionship  Lacrosse/-)  Gymkhana  Naval and Military  Sports^-"''  Band Tournament  Football  Magnificent Illumination  Grand Concert each evening.  Special attraction at the New Westminster Opera House,  Monster  excursions from  all  points  at greatly reduced  ., prices.      ' ^  For special features see small bills'.  No entrance fee charged for exhibits."   LiC    EXECUTIVE '.���������His Worship Mayor Ovens ; T.J. Trapp; W. J. Mathers; Geo.  D. Brymner;   R. F. Anderson; Aid. J. F. Scott; Aid. M. Sinclair.  For Prize LiMs, Entrv Forms, and full particulars, writo to  ARTHUR MALINS,  Secretary.  E. S. TRAPP. President. W, H. KEARY.. Commissioner,.

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