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 __���������  i i //' ////  -ISSTTIEID   TWIOB-A-WEEK-WBrHsTESDATS    AUD    SATTJ^LDDA-ITS-  Vol.  III.    No.  91.  REVELSTOKE, B.C., SATURDAY,  NOVEMEER IS, 1899.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  THE  MOST  COMPLETE  AND  LARGEST  STOCK  OF  RUBBER  GOODS  Ever Exhibited  in Revelstoke ..  Just Opened Up.  A  SUCCESSFUL SORTIE  "We have been extremely  ibxtunate in securing the  sole agency for Revulstoke  for positively the best brand  of l.uiJBER Goods on the  market to-day, namely the  "Maltese Cross Brand  19  STU3 ritooi-".  They are certainly the best  ���������wearing and most comfortable class of EinJHEii Gcods  ever put on s.ile in Itt-vel-  stolce. And we venture" to  say that our s-tock in every  line is the most eoraple and  largest in this city.  Lumfo errnen' s  Stub Proof  Rubbers  lli'.ivy soli's, nothing like tln'in  for wear and lonifni t. ever snid  in Xoiih Kiuiti'ii.iy. ~" Snag  pinof. just the pmf thing for  inmrh nut-tile wink. We have  - 1 heni'in l.-Ued, and one and two  lun kl.es-. * '      -   - -  Lumbermen's,  Ordinary '���������- ���������  .Rubbers  1..2 and 3 buckle*, exceptionally  good fm eveiyday wear.  Men's,  Women s  and Childrens  Tli rep Biiikl.' Mnnttoli.i=. an A  liuticli'fni-.ill kindsot weather.  Weill1  well,  fit  well, look well.  The front of this store has changed again ; extensive alterations have been made  to enable us to improve the display of our wares. In all the changes we have made  during the past ton years thc living identity and individualism of this store has always  remained characteristically permanent, bold and striking. It is an outcome of our  policy. We believe in ch.mgi. What progre.isive man doesn't? The growth of our  city demands thnt its best stores must grow with it pari passu. We change; inside  methods, too. lt is not all surface change with us. Ten years ago we w.uit_cl bigger  fj profit.���������everybody did.    Some do still,    Our idea- on that score ha/e changed,  Bear that in mind, for if absorbed as  . truism, it will be to your profit not only  lrom the viewpoint of character, but also  as to your worldly possessions. Now let  us see if we can chan������e our ideas. We  are supposedly talking to the man wh->  doesn't trade here. (The, other * man  stands securely an J eternally for this store],  ���������* 1" 1  We Scoop the Markets for the Best the Maker Makes.  "   We Run a Departmental Store and We're Bound to Run it Right"  The Public to Judge....  Reported   Death   in   Action   of  General Joubert.  THE   BATTLE   OF   MAKEKING  The Armored Train Derailed South of  Colenso, and a Sharp Skirmish Follows With Heavy British Losses.���������  Ladysmith Completely Invested, But  Still Holding: Out.��������� The Relieving  Force on the Way,*  [SI'U IAL niSl'ATI.II  10 TIIE lll.lt.ll D ]  There's an Old Saw That Runs,  "When   We   Grow We  Change."  Men's  Clothing  &  Men's. Sei ge anel T������ eed Suits, _$3 to $13.  Men's Woi-led Sacque .Suits Sj. 10 In $H  Men'-. Ulstets .mil Ovriioats, $0 50 lu $13.  Men's Walei pi oof Coats. #3 lo .$10.  Men's Pe.t .I.il l:ets. $7 to $10.  Men's Ti onsets., $1 to %'1 SO.  Y"ouths' Clothing  Youth-'  You liis'  Tweed mnl Seme Suits. Sl.'-O to &9 50.  (Jlsle?- .md Ovei coats, $3 50 to $3.  i#  1>  Gum Boots  -   Fusion lined, pelihle anil pl.Hn  t     finish,  fcit  Ladies,   Gents   nnd  Childien.  3-Ovs!;R_ubbers__  Luiiitioi men's make unci finish,  heavy sole-, stub pi "nf. good  mul sen irenlile. uiocler.ile in  pine, qii.ility i oiisidei eel.  Storm Rub biers  For Ladies nnd Gentlemen���������foi*  lull war���������in all widths.  Boys' Clothing"  Two pici e Suits $1 30 lo S3. -  Tliii'C-piei e Suit-. $3.50 to $7.50.  Biownie Suits $3 30 to $3.  Sailor Suits $2 23 lo till 30.   _  Knee Pauls. 75c-. to $1.50.  Reetei-, $1.73 In $150.-.  ."-   _     -"., --._ ,  ..  -_ .   * f -  Men's; Furnishings. ���������*���������  Men's Cndei ive.ii'. 73c. to $2 75 .i gai ment.  Men's Flannel Slui l-, 75e. to $2 50 ".it li  Men's Oolou'd Canibnc Shiits, 50c. lit $1.50.  Swe.itets. 75e. tn $1 73.  Men's Cardigan .T.ukets, $1 to $3.75.  Nighl Robes 75r. I o .$2 50.  Nei kwear. all -t vie- .mil p ittents, _."���������������. ti. $1 00.  Men'- Suspend1'! -. 25<. In #1 25.     .   '  .Men's Heavy (Union) Souks, 2 p ill1 fill 25(.  Head Wear"for Men  |and Boys .   *  Still' m Fedotas. $1 to $3.  Bovs" Fedora-, 50c. tnt$l.  Boys' Cap-  Men's Clap-. H5e.  Child!en's. Xiliii-  toaOt-.  1 ci $1 25.  , 30i. to 91  V.  30.  '_  \  Low Overshoes  Lined nnd unlineil. ne.it fitting,  for Ladies nnd Gents.  Snow  Excluders  1 and 2 liuekle. too well  known  to need any description.  See our Rubber  Display in the  East Window.  S1  Mackinaws  Cai-s-s the Best MakeinCanada.  Heavy, diflVivnl weights and  vaiions colors, consisting0 of  Conl- and Pants. Also Can's  Mnikiu.iw Shiits, ;i p.u tiftiliuly  pood nilicle foi outside wenk-  .   men.  "Winter Caps  Complete stoek,latest novelties.  CB. HUME & CO.  Wholesale and Retail  General Merchants.  Ladies^ Flannelette  Wrappers at $1.75  !-H.i(l���������we���������to_bny_thivFl,innelette_to-d.iy-_we,criiilri.iiot__.  begin In sell these Wiappeis. in the iee.ul.il.wav. at  $2 23 mill. S2 50 each, but our piu.h.i-es weie made  i|elore the advance ol HO to 10 pel cent took n! ice.  In .-pile ol t li s adiaiu .��������� we terlui e om pi Hi'- In im  llioi' e.tend our gi owing pation. g-',.iii-lead ol m-  c riMMiig tlieni. Tins lechulioii i- nn!; ������n'iil im 2T',  Wi.ippei s wc .lie going to sell at oni-e. 'J'hu pi ice  will be $1.75,  35 Piint Wi.ippers, legular $1.50 and $1 25, to clear  at 90 cents)  A 35c. Event in Dress  Goods  Five lines of new- Die������s Goods, that we sell in the  oidinarv way up tn 30 tents a vnirt. ine now in.irked  nt THIRTY-FIVE CENTS A YARD. Nentlv 330  ynids will lie offcied nt. this lednce.l piice. Even  that cpiantity will not last very long nt -uch u ridiculously low pi ice. For that reason mail niders must  reach us early to eusiiic being filled.  Fiom lhe other Dtes- Goods'sections come veiy  fascinating pi ices for tliis week.  These prices are u.ot tlie kind we offer eveiy day.  Nor an* our piices - c ut in half."'���������We never niai k  our <roods so high tlmt we can nffotd to "cot them in  half." This not the case el-ewhere. We at all limes  sell our goods at honest prices, hut in older lo intm-  duce you to our goods and 'straight forwaid ini-thods  of doing business, we take this *nii>an~~ of making  your visit moie attractive. Remember these priies,  ine out of the ordinal v.  Our Guarantee to  Customers  You in iy consider this a pei.son.il invilntion to visit  us this week. Even thoagh von don't cue to buv.  come anyway and see the lonlenls ol nnr-lm e. We  welt nine lonkeis as well as buyeis. And ll volt he-  mine a linyei and ai tei w.u ds find Von ran do better,  ni ai ein.my way dissatisfied, i nine! I. .n It with your  pun base and we'll Hive you your money.  _ . _  Hosiery.-for this -sale  We wish to emphasize lli*������ f i'i I, _l h at" i n HOSIERY  run qualities .ne always depend ililc.' No inriin heie  f.n-^jheap tiashv line-, at, any pi ice. You tun e\.tin-  me anil see lur youi self. .   -'   I - '    '  Ladies' ItMi,i Fine Black Cashmcie.ITi.se. fiom wol-  len y.un.nl medium and heavv wemhl, -'' mile-s  font."double sole, Iinel and toe. We ir j. 11' V -ell tl'.em  nl 5'}i. a pair. Iml lm tin- spi i ' il uiuojin Imy sile  w e v. ill si-|| Iheni at 35 . .'ills a p.u,. j=~,  Foofc^ Wear for  andWom'en. '-  "R/f"^-}-} *  Fiftv cenl-to be s.t\ed on evei v p ib bought .'(> tni-.  special sale.-^nn inipoi tant'itein when sin h (lepunil-  able qtialities aie inclnileil.  We h ive all tlii T.ewest. si vies and shapes i'i TRC  GRANHY RUBBER FOOTGEAR, t.-i men. wo-neii  .-mil cluldien. All ne.iv unciils and nolliiTiii old i.t nnv  puce.       Lnn't.  buy' without litsl ujeittni; ikii piices.  All Wool Blankets  Just as puie as can be had and- pi i< es as littie as vou  can e-.net t to hear ot any t ime Uii- season.  Extra line, pine all wool white .Sa-~on". Blankets, lull  I.le.u lied, i_ru.il mtei'd nbs(.!nU'!v pule, Juie lofl v  finish, solid, pink or blue enrls; -fandard ������eij_;ht .md  sizes, hi 7 and 8 pound-. v  OOxSO iiu h, tegular $1 50 a pair, now $3 75.  GlxS2 hu h. leurular $5 00 a, pair, now $4'.25.  ^GSxSO inch, le^ulai' $5.75 a pair, now $5.00.  A $3 50 Skirt for  $2.25  You cannot appreciate the goodness of  this  olfei inj������  unless you see this skill.     The new prico takes elfeet*'  tn day. , ,  Linen * Specials for this  Special Sale  Special indeed, when the iiver-iire, saving on these  lines will be nt least Vino-thud our li'truLir pi li es.  These values will sin ely be woith lhe totisidei.il mn  of eveiy cnieful Iiu yer who c in come to the stole  dm iim tliis week's sale.  Union Made Goods  Are handled by ns.      Union men please note. h  r. - "        " fc  Some Interesting  Prices in Chinaware  Without n doubt onr CHINA WARE display outrivals anything of the kind to be seen in ReveKloke.  In the same way onr iiricesdi-foii.it iinylliinit you'ie  likrlv In find outside Ihis store. No guess woik in  making that statement. Tli" goods aie heie for  vo.. r inspection and everything is ni.u ke'l in plain  figuivs, .o that vou ran i������ i__.il>- nrike conip'iri-nns.  A cuff ul inv.���������tig.itinn will pinve every claim we  make for onr Chhiawai e.  ["<&**<<  MMM :*e4*44tfttV**4'****-*'&*'���������'*4l*&^  Us'icouiiT. Nov. 13.���������The niinoiit-ed  Ham with a h ilf company of Dm ban  voliinteeis and a hall fcinipany of the  Diililui Fusiliers was. shvlled by the  13nei.s near Cliieveley and a portion of  the Irani wiecked. Some hot fighting lollowod. The casualties ate unknown but it is fen ed llieie is con-id-  et.ible loss on the British side. The  f am ret in ned but, n laige number of  men weie left behind, piobably 100  iui lulling killed.  Estcouht. Nov. 10.���������The Red Cross  limn has letni ued fiom the scene of  vestei day's -kirniish without any news.  The Boeis dei lined to give any infoi-  illation. Theie are ;i number ot prison-  eis. Thev say 111 it theie wete thiee  Biili-li killed and nine wounded.  London, Nov. 17 ���������It isiepc Ued that  a lm ie ot 3,000 men is on tin; toad to  Est com t.  Puistokia, Nov. 9.���������Ladysmith is  completely entiirlcd by onr (Boei)  toi ces. The big guns ai e doing splendid woik.    Now shelling the town.  London, Nov. 17���������The lune at head-  quaileis is confident and tlieeiiul.  Tlie iiiilit.iry nut Iim ities thinking ot  Oailetiiii's ievei.se have hoped that  White would teiiiain quiet and net  -liictly on the detensi\e wilhin his  lines until, the \u rival'of llie anny  cm ps. aud'tliey aie contented with the  Mtu.ition and" highly gi.ilified lh.it  nothing has . happened except the  slnggi-h and inefiective liombardtiiei-.l  of L idysinith and uidei isi ve sku mishes  on lhe' \ies.turn , boidci. They smile  contemptuously when anyone suggests  that .Toiibeit may atiempt lo tariy  L idysinith by stiirin Meanwhile the  exigencies nt aitei noon journalism aie  met by llie public ition ot twice (old  tales (if Mafeking, and nnlitaiy wrileis  an; pu/.zling over llie Admit.lily's le-  puits nl the movements ul the ti ins-  pni Is lot ( Kies ri'spei Lmg Bullet's plan  I.f campaign and the VLiength ol the  lelief column now loi tiling ,in  lower Natal. The i en-ni.ship is well  in.u.aged, lm j.i.-l enough news conies  I hi oiigli lo coiil use eveiy expert and  lender intelligent judgment but of the'  question. ' _  EsrcounivNov. 10���������A missionary,  i native hul n I eh.ible mm. who ar-  : iv ed yestei d ty In.m Ladysmitli ie-  po. Is thai, i Hg light look plnc.e -thoio  o-i Frnliiy. Nov. 10 He says that the  volunteers went ouL in theemly iiioin-  ipgnnd drew*t'iie enemy 'from theii  pooilmn, when the legular tioops un-.,  df! White mil maiioenvered the Boeif.  iiy an niilfl.inking iiioveiuent. .idmiiiis-  leringn ei usliing defeat and inflicting  gn'.it ins-. .Moie than 200 Id till s. the  ni.ssio.i u y.s.iy-, . weie employed by  tho But!.- in bui>ing their dead, and  Lwo 11.mis each rliawn by two engines  ciii'iod iw.iy 1 lie wounded. The local  new-p.ipeis. icnoiL Ladysmith ns  siil.jecli.1 lo ,\ veiv heavy bombaid-  tiicnt al' d.iv ,Tuesday and that-nt,  iii'iiiiig!i! all the cannons on the hills  "���������iu: n'l'i ling, the town opened file,  pom mg in' shells tiom all points,  '.evei.'1 buildings were set on Iiie. ns  co.ild In-seen fiom lhe hills, the paper  asserted.  Loniion, Nov 16���������The Times pub-  publishes lliu follow ing desp iti h fi nm  Pi. I ei in nil-slung, da till No v. 15lh, Estcourt is shiul ol artillery and the gai-  ri-o'n in iy lelue to Moot River south-  vv.nd tiirngln. in case nstmtig I nice of  Boers should advance. The enemy's  intention is Lit keep back tho Bi itish  relieving column.  The deal th nt news has encouraged  spec illation lespei ting the lines of the  Butish attack, when the army coips  istaiilyon the gionnd. One or two  inilit.u y critics hnzz,inl,.a conjecture  that a -bulling iliploiimtic snipnsu is  in leseive. and Lh.it n ,stioug column  will land at, Delngon Buy by an.inge-  inent with Portugal and Geimany and  take ndv,ullage ot the shoitest |)(i-si-  lile line lo advance upon'Pietoria. a  distance of about 330 miles. Thi- coti-  jecline is generally reg.uded as f.inci-  till, nnd sober minded iiities contend  that, when Liidy.siiiith is relieved, the  Fiee SI al cis vvifl letire lo Voiireenen"!  Pass and the Bnem to L'iing's Nek.  where e.i( h body can hold a stiong de-  tensive positioiu hul thai the Biiti-h  army vvill not be drawn in either  diiectinii. Accoiding lo Ihi- view a  portion ol tlie foite w ill be. w ilhdrawii  tiriiu Dm ban and landed at East London or Pint Eli'/ahelli for co opei,ition  with Boiler's geneinl adviince tillnugh  the Orange Free Stale, whiih will begin when be i.s fully prepaid! Ii.r it.  Close iisdiii-inU's ol Gen l-iiller assel t  Una'lu> will look alter lb" piess.ng  needs ol   L idvsiiiith   nnd   Kimlierley  and that he will not  be   In 1   tn   a  pieiiiatuie .idviince, well knowing  llint lime is in fnviii of Ins iirgiini/.ed  and disciplini'd m my and heavily  agniiisL I be li legillin- lOliliu mils of lhe  Dull h allies.  Kimuhulky. Nov. 10.���������Theie was a  skiimislimg figliLtoilay with the Boeis:  uo dam ige liom'. The aiuioied Liain  wenl Lowaids Dionfield-ind was Hied  iipon������by the Boers, but lettn tied, in  safely. *  Esrcoui.-T, Nov. 10.���������The aimored  Ir.iin has been tn Colenzo (oday. N-n  Boeis seen.  Esrcouirr, Nov. 13.���������The We-1  Yoik-luie legimeiit has anived. The  li'imbiidineiil ot Ladysinilh has been  lesiuned. Heavy liiing was lieaid  eaily lhis mm niug.  London. Nov. 10.���������A despatch lend veil heie today lrom Pietermaiitz-  liuig. dated Nov.*llth, sayi lhat it i-  liimoieil theie that Gen. Piet .loubei t,  commiiiidei-in-chief ot llie Boerfoues.  his been killed iu net ion.  Duim\.N. (Sunday). Nov. 12.���������It was  I u.mined heie today thaLCoinin.uidaiit  ] (.eueial .louliei t of the Boer forces is  | de id. The Tunes of Natal later pnb-  I li-ned a telegram from Lr.ienzo  | il minis saying tliat Gen. Joubeit was  , killed in ar finii on Tlimsd.iy, Nov. 9.  I London, Nnv. 10.���������A despatch to  i !���������" Daily Mail from Mafeking. sent by  the  Boer   lines,   gives an   inteiestmg  account of lhe lighting dnt ing lhe last  week of Odobei.      The cm respondent  says that after the tailuie lo  i ush   the  town, Gen. Cionje had lecomse to the  tactics emoloyed  dining  the  siege  of  Potcheislino.n m 1SSS. inakingadv nice  to the town by a succession of tienches  in echelon.     Such  a  move  had  been  anticipated by us  for some  time  and  for that, i e.isiui thei e had been sent out  pai ties to won y th" Boeis incessantly  by nightat tacks.    The litlle foi ce stole  out silently in the darkness, iiotash.it  being  filed   nnd   the   men   with   fixed  b ivonets ci coping rather than walking  along, gi.idu.tlly appioai lied  the c 1*1 let  Boei    position   near   the    i.icecoinse  Then as tliey  closed   in,   theie  vvas  a  slnill   scieeih.    IL   was  Filzcliueiice's  signal lor  the  onslaught.    Theie  was  a leiiilul struggle, Lhe .Hint king   foue  cat dung   and   bayoneting   the  Boeis  under     Ihe     t.u p iiilins   wheie    lhey  uoui-lu'il. riving tor tiieiry"    At  least  lilty   bayonets  gnl to   work   and  the  h ivoc      Lhey   wi ought   was    leirilile  Again    llie   whistle   sounded.    It   wa-  Lhe  signal  In  lea-e   file   and   sc,liter  hoiiii'vvaids.     The       Biilish       li.nes  scattered silently back mulct a fiuiou-  Hie in the dmkiiess to wheie the  mil-  were   tailed.     Col.   Powell   met   and  cung-.iliil.ited   Capt.  Fitzclaience and  his men upiin Iheir splendid work, saying iL was a heavy  pi ice  tn  pay,   lint  that,   thi;   Bneis   had   to   lie  slopped  making rifle lieni lies  within range of  the town.     The niemheis ut the p.ntv  aie now   the  envy  and   piide  of  the  gaiiison.    Even the Boei commandei.  I_ti-bl.il. expiessed liisaclmiraliiiu of the  attai k, but, added that he   would   take  Mateking ei e long foi he meant lo  dn  min thing  oi   the  othei.   All Sunday  uight the Boeis pun led a ntie file into  llie   town.    It    was   set   going   allei  dinner   on     Sunday   evening,     when  Powell hoisted  a  led   limp  on   Cloni-  iii.mge, whiih was I he sign il of  Capt.  Fitzcl.udice's night attack.    The l use  deg.iene   answeied  splendidly     The  moment     the      light    appeared"- the  Boeis   opened   die   and   the   fnsilade  lasted the whole night I In uugh. There  has been a tiemendous waste  of Boei  ammnnilion.    Indeed   it,  is  estimated  that Unity   thousand   rounds  of  ball  cuti nlges weie wasted on tlie occasion  of    the     night   attack   on   the   Boei  11 enc lies.. Double  rations  hive   been  served out to Lhe men. who are  under  slieltci, so .1-.  to  be  on   Ihe s ife side  should lhe Boeis sweep  Lhe  town Jiy  long lange rifle fue.     The  g.imson   is  hanging on fin eiv an.l Col. Powell has  lhe   fullest,   confidence   in   eveiybody  especially  in   the 'matter   of  implicit  olvdienee to Lhe  Older  lo  hold- iheii:  Iii e Llll lhe Boeis get  to, dose 'range?  The shelling combined^ on   Sunday;.nt.  inleivals.     About   four  o'clock  Ij/oi.-  Oi onio sent iu a flag  of  Li ue'e, - giviCS  Mafeking a last, c ham e. lo snrreiidei'TAc  the eleventh hour. - While  the-white'  Hag was lecciviiig attention   a'heavy  bonihaidmi'iit . continued. ,     Oionje's,  ai tack is described iii.  follows  by  the]'  coi lespnndeiit.     The  end  i nine  af������ei{  five   bonis   of   fighting.   The   enemy  letited  being heavily   beaten  for  all  Lime so far as Mafeking  is  concerned.*  Ifc'W.is the hottest day r.f the siege: fix -  ing^vas  terrific,   the  Boeis  evidently  lecogniziug that.'the way. into  Mafeking,  if nny", was by the kopje which  was gnllently  defended   by   Walfoid's  men.   Tho gan ijon aie jubilant  while  the Boeis hnvo   lieen   htitled   biu k   in  disr.ider to their laager and   will  have  to content themselves vvith long range  boiiib.iidinent unless they ..re_siiongly  leinfoiced.     The,  enemy  lost   heavily  and tor hours  aftei   the  fighting   line  h.id rolled   back,, two   wagon-   went  slowly along Iheir po-ition pit king  up  their dead and  wounded.     Tlie  knpje  resembled it shninbles after  che Might,  AU the men wei e  killed by  bullets  or  shells, the lookout tower v.ns -hob   lo  pieces w hille even the saddles of hoises  weie feaifully batteied.  I_..\T~SR.  ^ Erircouitr. Nov. 10.���������The Boers h.tve  blown up the line between Colenso  and Clnevely.  It is i iiiiun ed that Gen. Wessels, to"  whom Lhe Bi itish surrendered at  Nicholson's Nek. has lieen killed.  London. Nov. 10.���������Nol bine;is known  nt the war offic e of the repni ted death  of Gen  Joubert.  lu last Wednesday's fight, at L-idy-  sinith vv hen the Boeis weie ciovvding  in, they were easily scattered Iiy five  machine guns, The British losLllnee  men. '      >.  ALL BRIDGES DESTROYED  Across the Tugela River to Obstruct the Relieving Force.    v  THE  ORANGE RiVER   COLUMN  ROSSLAND LABOR COJJHCi  Preparing* to Advance Under Lord  Methuen to the Relief of Kimberley.���������  Boer Assault on Ladysmith Repulsed  With Heavy Losses. ��������� The Relieving  Column Cannot Leave Durban for'  Several Days.���������Mysterious Boer Movements South of Orange Free State.  fSl'SCUL to the Hetald]  London. Nov. IS���������Special despatches  fiom Pietei-inni ilzbnrg s.iy Unit. Lady-,  smith is bombarded n-'ght and day and    '  s bard pressed.      On Nov. 0th, having     '  dining the night placed   men  close to  the town, a l.u ge nody of Boers .after a  heavy boiiib.iidinent liegan, au assault,  but were repulsed  ac evei y   point  by,  *  the brave gairison with  heavy  losses.  The   Boers   have   destroyed    all     the  bridges over the Tugela river.  Ohange 'Rivek,     Nov.     12���������Lord' ''  Methuen.     commander     of   Lhe   first  division,  has   ai rived   heie   with  his".  stalf fiom Capetown.  London.   Nov. IS,���������The absence of  news of any serious movement against  Ladysmith     seems;    tn - show     that "  the Boers are  lepealing  the strategy  adopted  by  Uieui   at   Dundee,   when..   '  they appealed in ft nnt and endeavoied 'fc  to   i-ifect   a   siiuounding   movement.  Tliis seems to be their object regnrdiug *, ���������  Estiotu-t, and   since   it   is  impossible  thnt lelief should ie ich there for some  days to cnine, it is not unlikely" that-a  fiu'thei-retiiing  movement on^Mooio  river will be made.    Major Mm ray has '  " <  leturned to Pietermai itzburg  to^take  cnmionnil of tlie line of coiiimiiuiciition'  nnd   relieve  Col. Long  of   the  Royal  Aitillery.    The toi ces  now  at Pieter-    -  maiitzbitrg are too weak to attempt I o ������������������   *  reopen the coniinuuicition.    Artilleij-' ''  and cav-ahy aie especially  needed nnd .   <  ���������tt will necessarily take a  long  time to '*'j  obtain either.owing lo^he difficully of -"  J ,'U\  diseinbark.ilion0nnd   the   necessitv"of. ' ".-'".Af I  ..... - * '        h     ' rt^ ^ '  allowing the horses to vest after their' *  'long voyage.    "' *    , "���������'",_.-������_.  - Fiom Lhe inrlisci-iiniiiiitedistribution *  of army divisions at unexpected points;^  it seems clear, that the migiiml plane , ,.-.' v^I  of Buller li.ive liei*n wholly ehnnged.''-^ *"4"!;"*kl  Not the slightest wrnd regit! ding/;l," /-^^������|  new pint" has been-alio wed-to escape "jjf  and it has been i-epoi-ted Unit' the last,' .  fight near Kimberley arose owing ii:', /  an advance of n British tolunin^tii =  relieve that plate. .But this seems'  incorrectns almost nil reliable acconnta -  i-epresenting the engagement as grow-, f>  ing out of a iecontiaisancp.v    '       .   i'j.".x  The iinnoiinteinent of the anival of  Gen. Methuen at Orange  liver.- hojv-. \  ,ever._ doubtle-s  means   that  arrange-   '  iiients are ina forward state to advance  fiom thnt point, if the .ulvance Iias-not.   -'  altendy  began. _ Kimbeiley  xva& sift, t  on   N Friday,   Nnveinber    10th.   ' Ija-c  Tuesday a  Boer foite of  (KX) enteied',  Alivval North andUioisted  the  flag  ot    '  the Republic.   The account of Buns',  in this locality would almost, point   fo-*"  the necessity of insuring the  safety'of  ' a column   marching to  the  telief   of   ;  Kimberley     fionf  attack   fiom   this.  direction or frnin Bloeinfontein.  In view of the letiience of  B.iller it.  is almost usele-s to speculate regal dins;  the object of the movement to relieves , ���������  Kimberley.    It can   only  bp'inteiuled  tp  withdraw   the   Bjers,' if  possible,  J  from Nnt.il. -The object of-the  ni rjii-r -  pation of Alivval Noi th  is  understood  to be to prevent large   quantities  of  ' ?���������*."���������  ----ii*  "-���������*V  o       j o_. T_i__a.iL- a*   ���������    a it.    ammunition   at  Herzehel   bding  foi-  Passed Strong  Re*lutions  Against the / ,   , .     T .. ,   ., .  j .    | w.u dec! to Jamestown  and thence to  Queeiistowti.    The Boers have notified  the inhabit mis th it no looting vvill b->  Importation of Alien Labor by the  Mine Owners' Association and Appeals  to Premier Laurier. *  "At a meeting of the Rnsslaiid Tindes  and Liboi Coiinril the follovying leso-  liiimn was p.is-ed and endorsed by lhe  Miii'ii s' Union :  Whereas. "The Silver-Lend Mine  Owneis Association" hnve agents in  all Llie laige cities of the United Slates  pi ui in ing aliens for the Slocan mines,  and who hav e oifeied tne suid aliens  four dull,us ($1'.00) per day (higher  wages thnn is demanded by native  la'.oi). which cleirly ilemoiistr.iles the  cniiietilion made Iiy disinteiesteil par-  tic���������lhal the ptesenl laboi trouble.- aie  not based on a itiie-tion of wages, bill,  on lhe conll.uy. iL is a war waged on  peaceful, law-abiding Bi iti-h -nliject-  seeking employment in tlie mines of  'tlieii-iiiiiiitiy.it liv ing wages through  the mi'diiini of their oigauiz ilion, lbe  Mineis' L'liiiin.  Tlieiefrii e. be it resolved that'vve.  the iiieml'i'is nf Rossland Tiades and  Libor (^.iiiicil pintest against the  wholesale inipoi lation of alien labor  bv the agents of "The Silvei-Lead  Mine Oiviieis A���������ocialion'' and the  fin ploy ment ngeru-ie- of the Ujiited  Slate-, and vve demand Unit lhe min eland mine owner stand equally befuie  tlie law- of thi- country.  I).- it Fm thei- lesolved that we  demand the enfoiceiiient of the Alien  Libia Livvs of tliis. Dm.'inion. and  those who have so openly ami ft.ig-  i.-intly violated the laws of this- iium-  tiy and trampled on the -acierl right-  of pe'iceable and lesp.. table citizen-  should he punislied as the laws of this  <-iiiinti v piovide.  Resolved, that a copy of these resolutions be forw.uded lo the Executive  Council of British Columbia and also  to Sir Wilfred Lainiet- and other  member- of the Dominion Cabinet.  allowed and that all Ihe goods t,e',7..-.\  by the military authorities will be pai 1>  for at Queenstoivn. There are i elinliie  reports of mysterious movem -tits 1������f  Free Slnte c-oiinunnds nion^ Orange"  River and iinportnnt developments at o  expected. Everything lends to iihi'ii'.-  tlist the relief of Kimbeiley should ���������  only be safely undei t-iken by a slrnnj?  coliunn. __^^___  Salvation Army Self Denial Wee!:.  Thc close nppio.ich of the Salvation  Army's -elf denial week is already in  evidence, Eveiy Snlvationi-t is putting into piailil-.-il elfeet the plari-  uiade lur the since-ss of the droit. The  c-,iricut issue of the Wart'iy and tlie  special appeals all eady scattered fat  and iienf give a good idea of the high  hopes thev etileilnin towaid-i the  l.iising of a total exceeding that of anv  pievious year. _ ''  .Many of the Salvationists !i ivr������ ���������  pledged themselves tn live on what i-  b.uely necess.iiy and to thedeiii.il of  what'mn-t lie null h nut of theirslenrh-v  lesouices for the s.iki- of .-elf denial  week and llieaims whiih ills intended to fulfil.  All   who   lecogni/.e  the "good  work,  which this oiganizitioii  is doing, both  for the spit itu il and  social well Iumii^  of  mankind, aie asked  to co-opeiate.  Contributions are leceived by lhe  officer in charge of the local c-oips,  whose- .-iddiess is Ensign Wm. Cummins, Revelstoke, B.C.  k.;v:.--  u    ftiiri-j.*  The Revelstoke Rifle Co. will parade  tn-miii low at 10:15 a. in.  at  the'ioil! t  Ivv.iv i.f "ng.ilpli,-iiecnuse tlie  r.inneis   house and m.-iidl to St.*P6tei's chuic-Ii  s> i.tsouLliwiud weie unableto tr.ivei-se [ to attend divine service.  Manitoba 'Elections December 7th.  Winnipeg. Nov. 10.���������The writs for  the Manitoba piovim-ialteleetionsh.i*.i  been is-u^d. Nominations take pi.n e  on the 30th of November and pohirg  ��������� >n Tiiiii-sil.iv, December7th. Hon.'J.  E. Foster. X. Claik-Wallace and o'.li^..  eastern Conservative politicians ..it  ei pected here in a "few uayj> and i������i,t-  take a hand in the fight. myuiiipwir  a__  ___  ���������_-__���������  9*3"  _���������__���������.  Revelstoke  Herald  ��������� PublUhed In interests of  HtvelMoke. Lardeau. Big Bond, Trout [.tike  llllcillnract, Albert Cmiyon, Jordan  Pa* nnd Enele P������M Districts.  A. JOHNSOSI       -        -       Proprietor  _. Vml--'������*Vlr Jaurnal. "iiihHslieil in tlie  Interim "I flfveWioke and the swrrouiii nip  IS*!?"- W^nes-lavJ nml S,_tiu*iW s, "inking  ������lo������wt.o_ne<:lion_ with ������ll train*.  Arivertirinif Il^tei: l)i������|il~i.r "'l'.'Uh, .1"'  _._>luinii incli.Si.iX) ]ier incli when insert n on  LlSpace Lepil a K 10c- l>rr (iioiyiarloll. Inic  ?_. fiSR_pertl5n; M for j-.ch n.U ������������ "J"*  tion. Re-din),- notiCM.ine per Unc.;. at li Usui..  Mirth. Marriage and Death ������<*}}'���������' '��������� *" ...... ������., 00  Suhei-riiillon Rate.: .By ma 1 "'*������������������',*".���������"���������-���������'I.'  ~t annum: *l.-.'������ for sn moiilbs. ������lriill> in ."1  promiitl  "To0|^?M������lxin.lenl������:    ^*'*  '"vii.-   i-oir.-lioud-  5?ltJ.   must aci-o.m.a.iT   ���������.ai,..������c-,ii.t,  Hut   not  n*-ea������an!v for publication.  Address ������U communications  REVELSTOKE   ^^LD  NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS.  I. All rorre.)icindcnceimist he Irrihly written  ".'S^iWfc ������*"���������������������- Till;  t.Vmustie^iiiicdwill. the l.i"l������~r ....me of the  befo-iit ran ������|...i'..rni fn"- Umiai.i..  ability to handle the rifle has heen  impressed most strongly on the British in every battle of this war. The  superior ability of the Boers as rille-  inen accounts largely for the heavy  losses of the British. Could the  British handle their mies as well as  tliey handle their artillery, or as the  Boers handle their rifles, much ot  laeir loss ol' life would have been  saved.  The great losses of the British have  occurred   in   lhis  as  in  the  previous  Boer war in underrating the resource  and determination of the enemy.    At  Glencoe the British Hussars and Fusilier detachment found that the Boers  in retreat were just as dangerous as  at  anv   other   time.      They   do  not  lose their heads, are  not subject to  panic, and cannot be chased by small  numbers.      The disaster to Carlton s  column on October 30th was the result of treachery taking advantage of  luc_. of suspicion in causing the mule  stampede followed up by bull hcaded-  ness in attempting to carry out orders  whose  successful execution had been  rendered   Impossible   by   the   loss   of  the  ammunition,  against  such   a ioe  as the Boers.     Had the enemy been  of  a  less  determined   or   calculating  nature such a bluff might have worked       But the Boers knew    that   tlie  column had no reserve    ammunition,  and tlierfore could not hold out long  it pressed with rifle    fire.     However,  the war is not over and such a mis-  HAGEL MURDER CASE.  Details of the Trial at Red Deer.  Lacombe Weekly Press  T.   A.   Quigley   was  brought   .lown  from   Edmonton   on   Tuesday's   t rain  to  Red   Deer   in   charge   of  Serjeant  Aston to  stand  his preliminary  triai  before Mr. Justice    Nash Wedneslay*  Several  witnesses who were suppoen-  in.d drove t'l-im ronti.a ai.d Lacombe,  among  them   being Mr.  Quigley,   Sr.,  Mr.  Tire,  Dr.  Sharpe,  Mr. J.   M.Cue.  Cook Myer, and Mrs. Hagel in charge  of Sergeant Rndd was a passenger by  Tuesday's   train.      The   bar  war-   represented    by Lawyer    Greene, A. L.  Sifton,   Crown  prosecutor,  and   P.   J.  Nolan,    barrister,  of    Calgary.      Mi.  Nolan, instructed by Lawyer  Oivsne,  appeared* on  behalf  ot  the   prisoner.  The sample room of the Alberta hotel  was    improvised    as ii court    h'1 ise.  About  GO people were present.      The  press was well   represented, thc Lacombe  Weekly  Press,  Edmonton  Post  and lnnisfail Free Lance.     At .1 l".~n.  the court opened.  Mrs. Hagel -was the first v.*.mess  called. She vvas duly sworn and 4cs-  tified as follows:  My -name is Mary 1_. Hagel and I  live about six miles north of Lacniube.  Arrived with my husband Nclaiu*.  Hagel from Michigan in April 1"-US.  and lived with my brother, Alva, ami  ,vll, 40 ,.������������������     _. ._ my two children,  aged respect*.wiy ���������">  t-ike is not likely to occur again. An' aml   2   years.      In   June  1S98    dipvo  iLnglishmau   is    slow   to    learn,  but |wiu,  Bagel, Alva and the two '-���������'.nlii  Creek,   in   company with  Mrs.Hagel,  to   find  the   body, if possible.    After  searching for about an hour ' we uncovered   the   body   about   100'* yards  east of the trail  leading to    the Indian reserve on the south bank of the  creek.   The thorax was first exposed,  then the head, lying to the east, face  on   left   sid,e,     the   trunk  with   the  stream.    His evidence"was very similar  to  that given al   the   inquest  at  Lacombe.    He was severely cross examined  by Mr. Noian and seemed    a  little rattled.      However, he stuck to  the  original,  the  fractures  could not  have been made by a spade but by an  instrument sueh as a hammer   or   a  straight piece of iron.   He could not  tell from an examination of the skull  whether the   injuiie.     had   been   inflicted before or    after    death, owing  to the lapse of time and the advanced  stage of decomposition of the corpse.  Mr.  Nolan  showed considerable  skill  in his cross examination of this witness.  Court adjourned at 10 o'clock p.m.  until the foilowing morning at 10  o'clock a.m.  white gwillim & scott.i j^mmmffrmmmmmfmTTmmrmffmmmmrnmTmm^  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public.  Ete.  Taylor Block, McKenzie Avenue, Revelstoke Station.  Money To Loan.  W. "White,. J. M. Seott, B.A..  Q.  C. L. L. B.  F.  L. Gwillim,  ,&_/   JLVJL,<W.S���������rW.J'^-'.I. *^v_._  IxcoitPoitATKo nv Act ok Parliament, 1835.  HAftVEY      MoCiRTE  Barristers, Solicitors, Etc.  Solicitors tor Imperial Bank of Canada  Company funds to loan at 8 per cent.  Offices:      Molsons Bank Block.  First Street, Revelstoke Station, B. C.  J. W. Cross, M. D.  THE WAR.  The most bloodthirsty reader of -war  news cannot complain about the de-  lav of either side in forcing the fight-  n'g in the present war.     The battle  of Glencoe was fought on October ?yui.  Elandslaagte oil the 21st   Reifontein  on  thc  24th,  McFarquhar's   farm  on  Novemebr 2nd,  Hepworth's    hill    on  November 3rd.      These were all important actions involving heavy losses  on both sides;  but the intervals between w������re not intermissions    m tho  work of killing, they were only lulls,  in which the losses were counted b>  tens   instead   of  hundreds.      This  is  onlv one field    of   operations���������Natal.  Since tho loth continuous fighting lias  been  going  on at Mafeking, and  intermittent fighting    and    killing    in  Rhodesia and  at Kimberley  as  well.  So  far  the British must    have    lost  fully 2,300 men    in killed,    wounded  and" captured;  and although the Boer  losses are not definitely known,  and  most likelv have been exaggerated by  British reports, they are admitted to  be large.      As the result of the first  two battles'the    British    had    taken  nearly 900 prisoners, a fair indication  that the Boers had lost as heavily as  themselves.      The  heavy  total losses  ' have been accentuated by thc loss in  leading officers   on both   sides.     The  British   have lost   General    Symons,  second in command  in Natal;   Lieut.  Egerton,  of  the  naval   artillery,  and  very many lesser officers of note. .The  Boers, have  lost  General. Kock,' their  second in command in Natal,.General  dchiel, their chief of artillery.-'General  Viljeon,    General   Botha, and ��������� many  other lesser leaders.     So far tlje. gait  has been fairly even; but the 'flj 2e has  been too*switt to last.     It'is already  clear that the result is merely a matter of which side can stand the,pace  -the longest.      As to which* side'that  is no one, even the Boers themselves,  can now have any doubt.  The fact is now apparent that the  Boers  went  into   the   war  under  a  number of very serious misapprehen*  sions.      Amongst these were:      That  flght.      That  once  he  docs   learn,   ho  knows,   and  takes no chances.  The lessons of the war. written as  they have been in the best blood of  the empire, will have their natural  and proper effect both upon the British army and people. The people  will understand their supreme interest  in the army and its efficiency, and the  army will have learned in what points  present efficiecy must be improved.  The latest killing appliances are in  use in this war. Their introduction  necessitates changes in modes of  fighting. This is a valuable rehearsal  for the great European tragedy,  which any day may be put upon the  stage.  mere is no doubt that when this  war is over the British army will be  even a better fighting machine than  it is today, and the British nation  wm be better able to maintain their  present proud position in the world  than they ever were before.���������Edmonton Bulletin.  WHO'S THAT CALLING?  OHlc?:   Taylor  Itlock, Mackenzie    Avenue,  Itevelstoke.  Surgeon to the C.]'.11  lieu tlioillcer, City of Hovrlsto c.  _c  <���������-  HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL  ��������� _i  ___.  PAID UP CAPITAL  REST FUND  $2,000,000  $1,600,000  S_ DIRECTORS:   Wm. Moi.son 3tAc_iiriisn_, President;  S. II. Evvino, Viee-rrcsldcnt: Z$  g- W. M. I'AMHAY, SAMUEL I~INI.1'.Y, IlFNllV AltCHUIALU, J. I'. ClKOHOKN, ���������"'  IE II. SlAHKi.ANn Molson. UTj  jpH F. WoBFEirroN Thomas, General Manager. ~.'t  gfc     A general banking business transacted.    Interest allowed ttt current ~i  ������C* rutes- J. D. MOLSON, =3  fg_ Manaokk, Ri:vM.sroiiK, B.C      ZZfc  ���������niiiii"j" jiiiin)iiJ!iUiilimiiim/ii_fii_nmiii?������  PctHSBYTKRIAN CHURCH���������Boyelstobi*.  Servico ever> Sunday ac 11 a-m. i.nd 7:30  p.m. Bib o C1.8S at 2:30 p.m., to which  ..11 are weloomo. Prayer i-teeling ai H p.m,  every Weduobday.  KEV   T. M1CSZIE8. Pnetnr.  MR. CHAMBERLAIN.  A clever pen picture  of the Hon  J. Chamberlain in parliament is given  by   one    of  onr    Old    Country    exchanges just to hand:  "The great combat ot the week-has  not taken    place at Glencoe. but    at  Westminster.      The    encounters    between the Boers and the British have  paled in importance before the battle  royal waged   between.   Mr. Chamberlain and his opponents.     IL is not a  new   experience  to  find  the  Colonial  minister  in the ranks of the gladiators.     He lias a record for war.     lie  ���������has been in  arms and eager for the  -fray ever since he took a prominent  place in politics, and on many an occasion he has proved himself a first  class fighting man.     lt would not be  crue to say that Mr. Chamberlain has  ever  been  a   generally popular  mau.  tiis is not the temperament to beget  unqualified love and admiration. Such  a man     in     such a position,    makes  enemies bv' the very  defects of  his  qualities.     lt has been so throughout  In the old days when he  ren in a two seated democrat and  team of horses, leaving home tit *.'.SJ  a.m.-  Here Mr. V. 3. Nolan ordered other  witnesses out of court.  AVe drove north.  Do you know McCue?  1 know Tom Medic.  Did  you see several  men    o������i    tho  bridge on "Wolfe Creek?  Yes. 1 saw three or four but did  not know them. We crossed tho  bridge and went to look at some land.  Where did you slop for dinner?  At the other side ot Wolfe Creek.  Had dinner at l.p.m. Start. _ for  home at 2 p.m. iu a southerly direction. &  The witness then .made lhe following statement:   ���������  "A    person made    me   promise    to  swear and condemn my brother Alva."  Who did so?  Mr. Ledgerwood.  When?  The night of the 1st or 2nd of September. ���������  Why  did  he do so?  IIo said he was suspected. .  Then half a mile from the creni" my  husband grumbled about the country,  saying it was not fit for an Indian or  a nigger to live in. My bro the.- told  him he had written him the truth  about the country, whereupon Hi'gel  grabbed my brother by the throat and  commenced to choke him.* My "oromei  the British would not= flght. That Republican who did "not hesitate*  the British could not fight them. Tha ^^ 'at he thought, he stood up  It-   tlio   I"t.itic_    rlirl    flrrht   i.hr_v    could J       _. ,       ^���������:.;i..  if the British did fight they could  destroy them without serious loss to-  themselves. That the Boers of Cape  Colony and Natal would rebel and assist theni. That a combination of  European powers would interfere on  their behalf. So far as the game has  gone it would appear that they have  been mistaken on all these points.  When the magnitude of their mistake  dawns upon them the conlidence which  urged them on to extreme effort at  the beginning of the struggle may fail  Ihem. If they cannot capture Ladysmith before reinforcements arrive  their finish is in near sight. If they  do capture Ladysmith it will only be  deferred a few months, for their losses  in the atttack will more than counterbalance the prestige of victory.  While the Boers are acquiring valuable knowledge that they are not the  whole  push  in this  little  world,  the  British   public and  the   British  army  are also in the way of learning some  very valuable and  much  needed  les-  faons.     The fact that less than a quarter of a million of people have dared  _ to. challenge, the  British    empire to  "battle, and that in"t*n?Tiattle_th~e"_em~  pire has suffered  reverses  which has  caused it to shiver from centre to circumference must shake the complacence of the most self-confident jingo,  and give fooji for   earnest thought to  people   of   ostrich     disposition    who  think the empire is so firmly established that nothing can shake it.     -The  attitude" of the European nations also  .hows clearly that the nation which  prides itself on  its    truth and righteousness  is   still   "perfidious   Albion"  ..  to them, and hsted to the last extremity.     No matter who tho enemy, or  ������������������vhat his cause,    so long    as    he is  against Britain.      It is well that the  war occurred, and that the British reverses have been suffered, so that the  British nation as onc man should see  where they stand; and should see that  if  British  liberty anil  Britsh  civilization  are worth  preservinK -they must  be preserved by the samo  means by  which they were established���������the willing and unlimited sacrifice of money  and blood.     We can see in the action?  of the Boers towards the Outlanders,  and in the frowning faces of Russia,  of France, of Germany, and  of Austria, os in a mirror, the result to the  humblest subject, and the most distant  colony of Britain, as well as to hated  England, should Briiish military glory  fade  or   British   military   prestige  be  destroyed.  Thank God. although British reverses have been suffered, and more  may yet be suffered In the war, there  is no danger of loss of prestige. The  loss of prestige is not in heing beaten,  but in staying beaten. So far as this  war has gone British troops havo not  ���������been beaten. It is true that a small  ���������and a large detachment have been  surrounded and overwhelmed, hut in  fair field���������and on thc enemy's own  ground���������they havp tnor" than maintained tlieir reputation ns against a  MJ-herto invincible foe. Against th.  crack riflemen of the world. at;ain _t  artillery of the latest pattern, directed by officers from the best European  armies, against heavy odds of ntim-  ters. they have captured position  _3fter position from the Boers. But  af a terrible sacrifice of their own  live*. The British are strong in their  handling of artillery, and in the Infantry at close quartern, but In rifle  Brine. In skirmishing.-the Boers have  all the advantage. The rlflo of to-  ' ���������ay is the deadliest of all weapong If  properly "handled.  The ner>d of better  against all comers, and was certainly  as  great  a * source  of anxiety  to  his  own party as ho was a source of annoy  anco   to the   land  owners      and  the  Tories.     They denounced    him   with  the samc fervor that his old associates  show in condemning him now.     During the election of 1SS5 he spoke witli  glee of the blows    which    had    been  showered upon him. "One person," he  remarked,  "had said  lie was  a devil  in human  shape;   another    had    said  he wished  he were to lie hung,  and  that he (the person referred to) would  assist iu the operation;    a. third    denounced him as au Atheist;  a fourth  accused him of having made a fortune  by dishonorable means:  a fifth asserted that he had stopped    up   a public  footpath; n sixth declared that he was  making a large profit by letting allotments at.a fabulous rate;    a seventh  had said that while he was a cabinet  minister he  had  used  his knowledge  for the purpose of speculating in Egyptian stocks; while an eighth had accused him of investing all his money  in foreign manufactures    in order to  -avoid-payment-of-thc-lncome-tao__L-He.  smote Ins assaillauts then    with    the  same  vigor that he showed      in  the  house   in   his   remarkable  speech   on  Tbursday night; years do not diminish  the eage*ness for the fray;  age does  nor.  mitigate  the  venom  of  the  acid  tongue:   the   cold,   unsympathetic  exterior  masks    as    it always    did  the  fire of the man who would rather lead  a forlorn hope than be out of the fighting.      Tho latest speech  is one tliat  will not be forgotten soon.     It began  with rare bitterness, and merged into  a  defence   so    cogent,    logical,    and  closely reasoned  that  his battle    was  won the moment he sat down.      It is  impossible  to dismiss    the reflection.  What would such a man be worth to  tlie Liberal party todav?-'  hen grabbed him. I told my husband  lo desist.     He told me   to    shut my  mouth or he would servo mo the same.  There was  a struggle and hoth  men  Ml   out  of  the  rig.      I  immediately  took the lines.      My brother    kicked  orid stunned  Hagel.      Alva,went    to  the rig, got thc nail hammer and hi*,  liable on the head with it.     My two  children  were  with  me,   one   as'eep  against my.lap.      I drove on a piece  Hagle gave a groan when hit and finally-gave up the ghost.     1 was then  nboul  40  vards    away.      Alva    Micr.  dragged tlie body to the  edge ot the  creek. *   He  overtook    the    rig    and  wo  drove home.        The same    night  Alva went back on horseback, taking  a spade with him and burled the body.  On Tuesday. October 17th, I went with  Sergeant Evans and  others    to    tlio  scene of the tragedy, where we found  the body of the deceased less than a  quarter ot a mile from the spot where  he met his ������leath.  Cross examined by V. .T. Nolan.  We left my house about 9:30 ;n  a  two s-cated ric. Alva in the front sea1:  driving. *    My   husband,   myself   and  child on  the  back seat.      Hagle was  seated      immediately       behind      my  brother, it took us one hour to roach  "Woi to Creek.     Had ' dinner    about 1  p.m.     Driving homo Hagel and Alva  had some hot words.      Hagel was on  the ground.      Alva in  the Tig.      The  former challenged Alva to fight.   Alva  would  not.      The letters .Alva wrote  to Hagel in Michigan are at my house  T   think.       My    husband    quarrelled  with mo about the letters.     The contents of the letters were true.   ,Alva  was the heavier man of the two. :.Iy  hushancl    was  thin    and  in    delicate  health,  his  heart being weak.  When  ray  husband   grabbed    Alva    bv  the  throat he was very excited and mad  with passion.     Alva had always helped us. furni-hing us with provisions,  etc., ns we hatl little    means.     Alva  never threatened Hagel.     When Alva  Who's that calling?  It comes from far away,  The voice of a brother o'er the sea,  Tt says:  "Am I a stranger  That you leave me in danger,  Oh, my brothers   will you   stretch a  hand to me,  Send us the flag!  The red cross flag!  Send us the banner that we love!  We live for it, we sigh for it,  To live for it, to die for it���������  God save the red cross flag!''  Who's that calling?  It comes from far away,  The voice of a brother in the west.  "We are loyal.     We are true,  We are flesh and blood of you,  We are coming with our bravest and  our best  Bearing the flag,  The red cross flag,  Bearing the banner that we love,  And is it stormy weather!  "Then we sink or swim together,  God save the red cross flag!"  Who's that calling?  It comes from far away,  A voice from the far Pacific main.  "And shall we be behind  When  the banner's  in the  wind,  And  the old game    is playing   once  again,  We're for the flag,  The red  cross flag,  We're for the flag that is bur own,  Do you ask a heart to care for it,  A hand to die and dare for it?  God save the red cross flag!"    *  Who's that calling?  ,    It comes from far away.  The old sea mother calls,  In her bride at the    children    that  she bore  "Oh," noble hearts and true, '  There is work for us to do,  And we'll do it as we've done it oft  before  Under the flag,  The red  cross flag,  Under the flag our fathers bore,  ��������� They died-in clays gone by,for it,  As we will gladly die for it.  God save the red cross flag!"  ;. ���������A. CON AN' DOYLE.  LiOMAN  ���������������������     BIOKO  CATHOLIC   CHUROH ��������� Rovcl-  Mobs  flrbt and third Bundaye in  mon-.h unci:.". ������ n������.   REV. FATHER THA.YEK.  SA l.V A TION ARMY- M-!i>tiii|{S ovcry iiluhl  In their hall on Front Street  Methodist Church, Revelstoke  Preaching services at 11 a. m.  and 7:30 p.m. Class meeting at the  close of the morning service. Sabbath school and Bible class at 2:30.  Weekly prayer meeting every Wednesday evening at 7:30. The public  are cordially invited.    Seats free.  REV.S.J.THOMPSON,   Pastor.  Church of   England Sunday Services.  Eight a.m., Holy Communion; 11  meeting, litany and sermon, (Holy  Eucharist, first Sunday in the month);  2:30 Sunday school, or childrens'  tervice; , 7:30 evensong (choral) and  sermon.' Holy Days���������The Holy  Eucharist" ls celebrated at 7 a.m. or 8  a.m.* as announced. Fridays���������7:30  Evensong, with spiritual reading,  after Sunday school at 3:16.  ^evelstoKe  Hospital  Maternity Room in connection.  Vncciue   kept    on' hand.  REAL ESTATE  MINING  AND  INSURANCE  AGENT  "GOOD-BYE, CHAPS"  TIIK SALVATION AUMY  The Salvation Army's annual week  of self denial vvill bu hcl.l throughout  this territory from November 19th to  November 23th.  The public are by this lime well acquainted with the purpose!" which actuate the effort���������ilu aim being lo supply, by means of self denial, additional  sinews of war.  The Army Is a rapidly developing  movement, its very mircess being  swallowed up by its speedy and wide"  spreading branches  of evangelization.  All who recognize the good work  which this organization is dofng, both  for the spiritual and social well-  being of mankind, are aswed to cooperate.  Special meetings are being held at  the Army's loc'Al hall, and such a net  work of well got up machinery is now  in motion as Heems to foretell the.  achievement of another substantial  outcome to Ihis deserving work.  Contributions- arr: received by 'he  officer in charge of the local corps.  Leonard: "I suppose you made quite  an impression while skating on the  ice today?" Walker: "Oh. no; tbe  ice was too hard to make much of an  Impression."  Enthusiastic Columbian: "I tell  you it's going to take a big blow for  the Shamrock to win the America';:  famous trophy.'' Timid Ditto: "It  won't be anything to compare with  the blow across the sea afterward.*'���������  The Jewelers' Wpekly. ,  {s-ffl cc^-b ecame-:Yery___d__  Kagei had both hi? hands round my  brother's neck. I cried out Oh  Nelson don't!" as I though h������ would  hurt him. Hagel told me to keen  my mouth shut or he would put av  end to me. I thought Hagel was  going to kill Alva. Alva took holo  ot him. Both were standing in th.>  rig struggling and on the horses  "starting ahead they both fell out. I  did not. sve how they fell. Hagt-i hat'  called my brother foul names. I will  not swear I saw Alva kick him t  think Hngel's injury might have rer-  sulied from falling out of the rig.  \Vlif.ii Alva took the hammer out o*  the rig I drove on about -*i'> y.irilr.  1 looked round to see who had th'.  V.t of the struggle. I saw Haee'  who was bleertin? badly. Saw Alva  ding the corpse to the creek. Tin  hammer wns put. in tlie rig to rep.ur -,  fence we had to go through v.he:.  leaving borne. One of the men went  back to fhe house for it. llagcl way  to blame for his death as he commenced the quarrel. Hagel had i  violent temper. Alva's temper" w-a1?  good on most, occasions. I w.s a  prisoner when [ went to view thr-  liody with tho police. i was t-vd lt  would he made lighter for me ir I assisted the police to find the tjo'i;-. I  have- known Ledgerwood since .Mt.rc'-.  ���������I. lh.H. I next saw- him on llie -Js*  of'September at my house. On March  Ith ho stopped all night. After "upper he told mc my husband had never  reached Edmonton. Nothing impi-ope-  between us that night-- On September 1st he arrived about dusk and  asked me to marry him. I told hirr.  I would not. After supper by mean".  o������ a tea cup he pretended to tell mv  rortttne, saying Alva, hnd murderp 1  my husband In order to .have evil  with me. I was frighten .d by In'*;  talk. He also paid bad things tihout  my littlo girl, aged nine years, which  were not true. He. then agninsi ray  will took mu to bed. Alva, did not  leave the count'ry tor British Co'tim-  iba until a year later. I have spoken  nothing but ,the truth.  To Mr.Sifton: T never drove north  with Alva and Unfed except on the  day of his death. This concluded  Mrs. Hagol's evidence, '.md tho court  adjourned at C p. m. until 8 o'clock.  On the resumption of the court Dr.  Sharpe. medical pr*icliclonor of Lacombe; being sworn testified ns follows,:' On October 17lh T went with  the  police and  Mr.  Tice    to    Wolf  , *  (By a Reserve Man.)   ,'  Well, good-bye   chaps, we've    got ter  go, yer 'umble Jack an' Bill,  To-settle Mister    Kruger, an'  avcugo  'Majuber '111;        '  A. chap don't know in times like these,  'ow long farewell 'e bids  (It may be.'tis the long ~un)  to his  missus an' the'kids.  Don't go an' fancy we're afraid becos  they've started war,  'Cos me an' Jack an' Bill 'as orl been  through it times before;  But 'ear yer kids a takin' on. it somc-  'ow tries yer nerves, ?  Although ye've done, yer "active" an'  belong to the reserves.  c  It seems a little funny, but I daresay  it's orl .right  That, you should do the shahtin', but  us" chaps 'as got ter fight,  Suppose you stood  (you    chaps  0wot  shaht)  a charnce orf gettin' shot,  You'd   tork  o'  war in  whispers,   but  . yer wouldn't shaht a lot.  They " "ammered Kruger" _ on 'Exchange one day last week. I hear;  But. 'ammerin' is easy, when yer not  ''so very near!  It's when we're on the premises,  an'  - - . in 'is Mouser.'s range,  We 'have to Ho our 'ammerin'���������an'  not on th' Exchange. r  I ain't no politician, so I've got    ter  go an' fight,  An'  I   don't care' tuppence    who    Is  wrong, nor who is in the right.  But me. an' Jack and Bill  '11 do our  level best, yer'U find, _  An'  you  can   git the  glory, by your  fightln'���������in yer mind.  Well,   so   long   chaps,   God   Save  tho  Queen, our country's on  the kill,  An' means ter git the Transvaal an'  avenge Majuher '111;  But If you  stood   (you    chaps    what  shaht) a'charnce or gittin' shot,  You'd   tork  o'   war  ln   whispers,  an'  you wouldn't snaht a lot,  ���������F. B��������� in The London Star.  Hrs.   McKechnie   and   Jeffs  The Revelstoke ,  Herald    [Soml WceUlyl  Has. more readers in North  ". Kootenay than any other paper;  has more advertisers in Revelstoke than any other paper;'  does more job printing in the  city than any other paper; it's  news is more spicy and up-to-  ,date; its influence is greater;  ' its advertising rates are lowest  circulation considered; Its subscription rate is only ?2.00 per  annum; it covers the field.. Try  it and be with the crowd.  -   Write to  REVELSTOKE HERALD,  Revelstoke, B. C.  Wholesale and Retail Dealers'in ^  Prime Beef, Pork,. Mutton, Sausage  tam������ ib season.  ^ss.  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Teams always ready on shortest  notion.     Contract^ (or lobbing taken.  City ofRevelstoke  CorsiDlete and ilelrafeie.  All About'Revelstoke  Tive. Gateiraij to Ihe Wondcrfnll// Ii'w.li XiWVaX Siiai'-icl of North  Kootenai/ and Conor Hirer.    The Sxy.-i;'/ f^Din', for thc    ^  Oi;/ Hand. Trout Lake, J.anlcan. 7i"....,tiit:a*l. Albert Canyon, Jordan Poah and Eaijle Vast,  Dietficln. JSwdneni Men and JSitst-  ncRit Houses.  Thc name. Occu-  2'ation and Residence of  Every Male IteaUIcnt  in     llie    Cily.  li  Price,  50 Cents  Adorkss :  2f&rZ03vrA  R.  P. PETTIPIECE,  Revelstoke, B. C1. Kte^v___ii'ii"r___i_-  ���������HH  Urn  ift  ___________  A WESTERN ARTIST  And His Pictures of Real Ranche Life  and Indian Scenes  From the  Calgary Herald  Quietly   and   unobtrusively  during  the late summer, and fall, when the  leaves were turning and nature looked her prettiest, a rancher-artist bas  been painting glorious pictures of  Alberta scenery.  His name is John Innes and to his  intimate friends he is known to he  one of the most genial spirts that  ever lived. In Calgary's very early  days he was a cowboy. Then he embarked on the stormy sea of journalism, and in the days when Calgary  was a great "woolly" western town he  divided his energies between sketching bucking bronchos, depicting  prairie life and character in vivid  prose, and rustling for a precarious  existence. We have his partner's  word for lt that when 'everything  was settled up at the end of each  month the struggling scribes had 10  cents each as net profit.  While not over burdened with filmy  lucre, however, the publishers had the  satisfaction of having got out very  creditably the only illustrated journals in the Territories, to wit: Thc  Prairie Illustrated and Mountain  Echoes.  Then Mr. Innes allied himself with  the effete east and his prairie friends  had to be content with an occasional  reminder of his existence in the  shape ot ranching illustrations in Saturday Night, the Saturday Mail, Empire and other cultured journals.  . ��������� To the joy of old pals John returned  to his first love this summer and was,  of course, received with open arms.  But there was a touch of sadness in  the reception.  A critical inspection revealed deterioration that brought tears to the eyes  of his sorrowing admirers. .' He was  arrayed in purple,and fine linen. He  wore a white collar and a boiled shirt.  Worse than that, it was a dude collar.  His shoes also bore evidence of frequent polishings and tho cut ot his  whiskers was neat and * trim. It is  reported that,when Fred Stimson saw  the awful change in what had once  been a promising young man he wept  audibly and falling on his neck cried  between sobs; "0 Absalom, my son,  my son!"  ' But. so potential is the influence of  western life, it was not many clays  hefore the old Adam re-asserted himself,' and behold, our cowboy artist arrayed in Stetson hat. woollen shirt  and other proper and civilized habiliments, was seated on a rock sketching the festive steer and the cow-  puncher in his native element. Likewise lo the poor Indian. And the  societv belles of the Sarcee reservation. " And' the tepees; the travols,  the caynses,' the rocky banks of the  rivers ot the range country, tho pine  trees, the red sun- sets, the foothills  and "the' snow tipped Rockies behind,  and all' the other thousand and one  seductive glories of this once-seen-  never-forgotten Alberta.  The Herald man-dropped into John  Innes' studio yesterday and wanted to  spend all his earthly "possessions ou  oil paintings. Since returning from  Pekisko* and. other ranching^ centres  Innes has finished .a large number of  sketches, some for the illustrated  papers, some for general  sale. -  Among the fifteen canvasses scattered around, the studio we-noticed the  following subjects: -."     -  ,���������  '.'Mountain Sheep Hunting," a very  realistic' picture of a ��������� hunter- creeping  up.ou his game./*" ^,  -    -i  *    .  "The Night Herd," a cowboy keeping watch over'his herd by night, the  horned cattle resting, peacefully '", in  front of a small lake.'  "An Indian'Pony Race,'' very picturesque".      * " J        -  "Lost," a real work of art, representing a stockman leading his 'broncho in a blinding snow storm, looking  for a trail.  '"Hawks," an old    time sceno, very  striking, showing a couple of excited  Indian bucks  on  a hill    watching    a  prairie schooner in the valley below.  Other paintings represent Indians in  ���������   a snow storm, High River at Pekisko,  Cruising, and several Indian views. *  Mr. Innes is the only Canadian artist  *   in his line���������ranching and Indian subjects. .    He is doing much' for Alberta  .    and for art, and it with the greatest  pleasure  The   Herald   pays  him   this  slight tribute.     We hope he will continue to paint many pictures of nature  as we have it in Alberta and that his  brush may prove to be bis fortune.  too, especially in the smaller towns.  The first time I hit France I was  selling West Indian perfumed beans.  They were the ordinary beans of the  Boston-beloved variety. I dyed the  beans blue and soaked 'em over night  in bum cologne. I used a Mexican  vaquero's makeup on this trip and  sold the beans a dozen for a franc,  with a spellbind about the perfume  lasting a 1000 years and so on. It  was like getting money in a letter,  this bean fake in France.  "All of the South Americans, from  Panama to Patagonia, are pretty  easy to gold brick. All over South  America I sold thousands of gallons  of 'whitening tonic to make the half  breeds white. I made it o' nights as  I went along out of any old thing  that wasn't harmful���������dandelion roots  wild cherry bark and such stuff. The  governments got after "me finally for  it, though, and that's the reason the  haltbreods of South' America are  still reddish in color. Their governments wouldn't let 'em buy enough  of my 'whitening tonic,' you see.  "The Mexlcans'll buy any old thing.  You may not believe it, but I sold  "thousands of dollars worth of common bar soap for removing grease  spots on one trip down there, notwithstanding the fact that tbe attire  worn by tho people who bought the  soap was as much of the G-String  order as the law of the land would  permit. I sold 'em safety razors that  cost me 25c each wholesale for ?3,  which was as low down as I ever  played It, as any man who has ever  used a safety razor will admit.  "I would have made a mllion dollars out of the natives of tho Fiji  islands if tlie jealous while residents  down there hadn't chocked me off.  As it was, I cleaned up a good bit  of money on the scheme. I traded off  blue spectacles with tho Fijis for  cochineal. Cochineal at that time  was worth its weight in silver. The  Fijis went crazy over my stock of  goggles and I had a slew of the  islanders gathering cochineal for me  till the consuls hunted me out. I  sent the cochineal up to the States  in the Australian steamers and it was  a pretty good rake-off.   ,  I was working up a scheme to sell  the Kaffirs some stuff to straighten  out their kinky wool, and make it  look like white man's hair, but the  white people down there wouldn't  stand for it, although there was millions in it." ���������*'  FIFTY DAIRY RULES  Fifty short, practical dairy rules,  which should be observed in the production and handling of pure milk,  have been printed by the United  States department of agriculture on  large cardboards for posting in stables  and dairy rooms, and widely 'distributed to milk producers:  The Owner and His Helpers.  1. -Read current dairy articles and  keep posted on new ideas. -  2. Observe and enforce the utmost  cleanliness about the cattle, their attendants, the stable,"the dairy, and  all utensils.  3. A.person suffering from any "disease, or who has been exposed to a  contagious disease, must reihain away  from the cows and,, thc milk. ������������������   .  , '' ' The Stable.' -.  4: Keep dairy cattle in a room or  building by themselves. It is preferable to have "no cellar below, and no  storage   loft   above.  5. Stables should be well ventilated  and'lighted and:drained; should have  tight.floors,and walls and be plainly  constructed.'1 ��������� ���������. - .**   -, * _. -.  6.^ Never use musty pi- dirty litter.  v7. Allow no strongly smelling material in the stable for any length of  time. Store;the manure under cover  outside the sow stable, and remove it  to'a distance'as often as practicable.  S.r Whitewash the stable once or.  twice a year. .Usefcland plaster in  the manure gutters dally.,  9. Use no dry, dusty feed just previous,to milking; if fodder is dusty,  sprinkle it before it Is fed.  30. Clean and thoroughly air y the  stable before milking. In hot weather  sprinkle the floor.  11. Keep the stable and dairy room  in good condition, and then insist  that the dairy, factory or place where  the milk goes, be kept equally well.  '  - '   The Cows.   .  low the hands td come in contact with  the milk.  30. Do not allow dogs, cats or loal-  ers to be around at milking time.  31. If anv accident occurs by which  a pail full or partly full of milk becomes dirty, do not try to remedy this  by straining, but reject all this milk  and rinse the pail.  32. Weigh and record the milk  given by each cow, and take a sample  morning and night, at least once a  week, for testing by the fat test.  Care of Milk.  33. Remove the milk of every cow  at once from the stable to a clean, dry  room, where the air is pure and  sweet. Do not allow cans to remain  in stables while they are being filled.  34. Strain the milk through a metal  gauze and a flannel cloth or layer of  cotton as soon as it is drawn.  35. Aerate and cool the milk as  soon as strained. If any apparatus  for airing and cooling at the same  time is not at hand, the milk should  be aired first. This must be done in  pure air, and it should then be cooled  to 45 degrees if the milk is for shipment, or to 60 degrees if for home  use or delivery to the factory.  36. Never close a can containing  warm milk which has not been aerated.  37. If cover is left off the can, a piece  of cloth or mosquito netting should  be iised  to keep out insects.  38. If milk is stored, it should be  held In tanks of fresh cold water (renewed daily), in a clean, dry. cold  room. Unless it is desired to remove  cream, it should be stirred with a  cream stirrer often enough to prevent forming a thick cream layer.  39. Keep the night milk under shelter so rain cannot get into the cans,  in warm weather hold it in a tank of  fresh, cold water. ,  40. Never mix fresh warm miik  with that which has been cooled.  ���������11.   Do not allow milk to freeze.  42. ynder no circumstances should  anything be added to milk to prevent  cold are the only preventives needed  "it souring."    Cleanliness, aeration and  43. All milk should be in good condition when delivered. This- may  make it necessary to . deliver twice a  day during the hottest weather.  44. When cans are hauled far they  should be full and carried in a spring  wagon.  45. In hot "weather cover the cans,  when moved in a wagon, with a clean  wet blanket or canvass.  The Utensils.  46. Milk utensils , for farm use  should be made of metal and have all  the joints smoothly soldered.' Never  allow them to become rusty or rough  inside.  47.Do not haul waste products back  to the farm in the same cans used for  delivering milk. When this is unavoidable, insist that the skim milk  or whey tank be kept clean.   ',  48. Cans used for the return of  skim milk or whey should be emptied  and- cleaned as soon as they arrive at  the farm. ���������-  49. Clean all dairy-utensils by first  thoroughly rinsing them in warm  water; then clean inside and out with  a brush and hot water, in which a  cleaning material is dissolved; then  rinse, and -lastly sterilize by boiling  water'or steam. Use pure water only.  50. After cleaning, keep utensils inverted in pure air, and sun if possible, until wanted for use.  moiiy or lus confidence ia the m-  tegrity and .ability displayed in tbe  live stock commission business.  Stock Inspector Bray, of Medicine  Hat, furnishes the following figures  of stock shipped from that district  during the past four years, showing a  most satisfactory 'in crease in this  great  industry:  1S9G 902  lbH7 1813  1898 4131  1899 4284  with   1000  or 1500   head  yet to como  out. - I  GLOSSARY OF BOER TERMS  CHILDREN'S COLUMN.  !*HE CIRCUS.  CHICAGO   LIVE    STOCK    MARKET  Following table shows current 'and  comparative live, stock prices:  i Extreme  Beef cattle -  1500 lbs. up.. ..  1350 to 1500....  1200 to 1350.. .  1050 to 1200....  900 to 1050 .. .  *��������� Hogs .  Mixed  .'.'"'..   ..  Heavy   .-   Light '.  Pigs ." .  Sheep  Natives.  prices nov/  .$5.65@?6.70  ,. 5.25������ 6.50  ,. *4'.75@ 6.40  ,. 4.35������ 6.30  .. 4.25������ 6.00  . 4.10@-4.50  ,.'. 3.85@4.45  .. 4.05������ 4.45  .. 4.00������ 4.30  2.50  4.15  KING OF FAKIRS  Has  i_  Noted   Confidence    Man    Who  Played Many Tricks   *  "Tick"-Lowndes, the ex-king of the  ' fakirs who was in Washington for a  couple of clays last,week, oa Ins,way  to his Philadelphia, -home,  after    a  pleasure tour in the west.    Lowndes  having become   rich,   quit travelling  six years ago,' settled down in Philadelphia,   where he   was    born,   _and_  on his 50th birthday married a young  wifo.    For  nearly   30   years      lick  circumnavigated   the  globe  11. times,  beamed upon' the  world  thiough his  luxuriant  whiskers,   and   iu  his own  words, "joshed *'em all, white, black,  ���������red, brown and yellow,'' into providing for his eventual wealth.   He got  his   nickname  of   "Tick"   from   the  solid 18-karat  gold  watches he used  to sell to countrymen for the nominal sum of two bits.  "Maybe you'think they wonf go."  he would bawl, holding up one of his  watches, when the purchasers were  backward. "That's where you're away  off; listen to this onc tick." And  .be would Imitate the, ticking of a  watch witli his mouth, so that the  ticking'could be easily heard by the  jays on the outer limits of the crowd  around his torch-illumined carriage.  Success and seignority gave him the  title of King of Fakirs by which  he was known .until his retirement.  "The worst jays I  ever struck * in  the world,!'  said 'Tick" to    a Washington  Post man,"wer  the Russians.  I think I could have sold them   five  tons of axle grease corn salve,  for a  rouble  an  ounce    box, on    one trip  through Southern Russia. All the men  ln Russia have got corns.    They all  wear the   heavy   cowhide   boots���������the  ordinary people', I mean���������which probably  accounts   for  it.   I   felt  almost  ashamed  of tho.way those   Russian  folks   fell   over   each   other   to   buy  my ordinary axlo grease of commerce  for   their   corns.     Tho  worst   of   lt  was In the   larger  townB.  -where    I  stayed three or four days,    tho yaps  -who   had   bought    tho  stuff   on the  ���������first day of my  arrival  camo to me  before I left and gratefully told me  tbat    the   gronse hnd entirely cured  .  their'corns. Why,  I was looked upon  aB a publio benefactor throughout tho  ���������whole   Russian omplrq.  E found the Fiencta pretty easy ones  -12. If any aliment appears - have  the herd examined by a skilled veterinarian. .'     . '  13. Promptly remove from the herd  any animal suspected of being in bad  health, and reject her *milk.* Never  add-an-animal to the herd-until certain it is , free of 'disease, especially  tuberculosis.,  14. Do not move cows faster than  ~a~comfortable~walk-while-on-the-way  to place of milking or feeding.  -15. Never allow the cows to be excited by hard driving, abuse, loud  talking, or unnecessary disturbance;  do'not "expose them to cold "or storm.  16. Do not change the feed suddenly.'  17. Feed. liberally, and use only  fresh, palatable feed. stuffs; in no  case should be decomposed or mouldy  'material lie used.  18.' Provide water in abundance,  easy of access, and always pure;  fresh, but not' too cold.  19." Salt should always be" * accessible. ���������  20. Do not allow any strong flavored food, like garlic, cabbage and  turnips to be eaten, except Immediately after" milking.  21. Clean ithe entire body of the  cow dally. If hair in the region .of  the^ udder is. not easily kept clean, it  should be clipped.        .  _.  22. Do not use the milk within 20  days before calving," nor within thr*e  to five days afterwards.   /     ,.  ,     Milking.  23.' The milker should be clean in  all respects; he should not use tobacco; he should wash and dry his hands  just before milking. .  '-24. The milker should wear a clean  outer garment, used only when, milking, and kept'ln a clean place at other  times.  25.Brush the udder and surrounding  parts just before milking, and wipe  them with a clean, damp cloth or  sponge.     ������������������  20. Milk quietly, cleanly and thoroughly. Cows do not liko unnecessary  noise or delay. Commenco milking  exactly at tho" same hour every morning and evening, and milk the cows in  the same order.  2T. Throw away (but now on the  floor, better in the gutter) the first  fevv streams from each teat; this milk  Is very watery and of very littlo value,  but It may Injure tho rest,  28. If in any milking a part of the  milk Is bloody or stringy or unnatural  In appearance, the whole mess should  bo rejected.  29. ��������� Milk with dry bands: never al-  Western ��������� ��������������������������� 3.25������ 4.15  Lambs..   ..    ^. 4.00������ 4.75  Top   Prices      ;  Two   weeks  *      ago     1898  ..?7.00  .. 6.90  .. 7.00  .. 6.45  t. 6.15  ?5.70  5.85  5.75  5.60  5.50  1500   lbs.   up ...  1350   to   1500...  1200 to 1350 ..  1050 to 1200   ...  900 (to   1050..    ..V. 6.15     5.50     5.00  Hogs  Mixed  ..'. *. 4.85'    4.00     4.05  Heavy..    ..'    4.77V4 4.00     4.00  Light   .....   .......  4.90     4.00     ,4.05.  -PiSf - ��������� ���������  -- ���������-- ��������� ���������-��������� ��������� - ��������� ���������- -4-S2^ 3--8-5- - 4--00-  Sheep  Natives 4.50 - 5.25 4.55  Western 4.10 4.65 . 4.30  Lambs '��������� 6.00 6.10 5.15  Principal  Terms of Boer    or    Dutch  Origin, Seen in the War News,  With Their Meaning.  The following short glossary of  current Boer terms, will be of interest  at this time:  The language of the Boers in South  Africa, is grammatically speaking the  language of the people ot Holland.  They speak Dutch as their forefathers  in Holland spoke it, and speak it  now. They are called Boers, because  that is a Dutch word, which describes them. It means a farmer, and  agriculture is the main pursuit of  the compatriots of Oom Paul. A  knowledge of Dutch would supply an  explanation of the odd-looking words  that are used now aud then in the  war reports from the republic. It  would enable -one to pronounce these  words as they should be enunciated.  Dutch diphthongs are not given the  samo sound-as their equivalents in  English. Thc double "o" for instance,  in Dutch, lias the same sound as "o"  Rome, while the dipthong "oe" is  pronounced by the Dutch as we pronounce "oo" in boot. The  English pronounciation of these two  dipthongs is the reverse of that given  them by those who speak dutch. An  "ou" has the sound of "ow" in owl.  The sound of "ui" Is nearly like that  of "oy" in boy. The Dutch double  "aa" is the same as then English  "a'.' In war. As there is no "y" in  Dutch is place is taken by "ij" which  is  sounded as "*y"  in  defy.  If one, therefore, would pronounce  Oom Paul properly, he should say it  as if it were spelled "Ome Powl.'' The  family name of Gen. Joubert would  for the same reason be -pronounced  as if it were spelled "Yowbert." The  Boer is pronounced by tbe Afrikanders as if it were of two syllables, the  first -long and the second short, thus,  "Boo-er." The plural is not "Boers"  it Is "Boeren" and is pronounced  "Boereh," because the final "n" is  slurred.  - Here* are some of the Dutch words  that are oftenest in print in connexion with tho news of the Transvaal,  .and their pronounciation and meaning: " . *  ' Bloemfontein Obloom-fou-tine)  flower fountain.  ���������-  Boer   (boo-er)   farmer.  Buitenlander (boy-ten-lont-er) foreigner.        > . . -i .  Burgher  (buhr-ker) citizen.  Zurgherrekt   (buhr-ker-rekt)   citizenship. ' ,-  Burgherwacht (buhr-ker-vokt) citizen soldiery." , *; -  Jonkherr (yunk-hare) member of  the Volksraad;  gentleman.        --   -  Oom   (ome)  uncle.  - Raad  (rakd)  senate. t .    *  Raadsherr -(rahdshare) senator.  Raadhuis (rahd-hoys) senate house.  Rand' (rahnt)  edge,  margin.  ��������� Staat  (staht)  state.  Staatkunde   (staht-kulin-de)  politics  Staatsraad'  (stahts-rhad)   council of  Stad  (slot)  city.     '   * - U  Stemmer   (stemincr)   voter,   elector.  Transvaal'(trans-fahl) circular, valley. , * ' :.  Trek (treck) draught; journey.  Trekken (treck-en) to draw; to  travel.  - Treekpaard   (treck-pahrd)   draught  ���������horse. .-,''"  . Uit   (oyt)   out' of."  ".Uitlander  (oyt-lont-er)   foreigner.   ���������  ' Vaal '(falil)* valley. '  '  ".  Vaderlandsliefde (fah-ter-lpnts-leof  te) love of one's'country; patriotism.  Velt  (felt)  field;   open lands.  Veldwachter (felt-voch-ter) rural  guard. '  Volksraad (fulks-rahd) lower house  of  congress.  ". Voorreget     (fore-rekt)     franchise;  privilege.  Vreemdeling  (frame-de-ling)   stranger.  -  Whitwatersrand   (vit-vot-ters-ront)  flow the Jlo> ou ths Cheap Seats  Feci* &h1I Draw> to a Close.  The pcrfoiruiince ia tlie tent is fearfully drawing nearer nud nearer to the  end. Tlie boys see this vvith n sinking  heart. A mnn make* an announcement  thai surely betokens a lime when all this  glory must pit1-1, away. In sharp, staccato tones he declaims aloud: "The pcr-  fawmnnce ees not yet half ovah. The  gentlemanly agents will pass around the  ring with tickets for the concert." What  he says about its being ou a real btage  with scenery fulls dully upon the ears of  the boy that hns not "thc smole sum of n  dnime, tain cents."  The fireworks at the end dn__l_ and  delight him, but half their glory is spoiled by the thought that the blissful dream  is o'er, and tomorrow returns the tedious  X FERGUSON jf  TI kOSSLAHD  OF THE LARDEAU  bandeau  perguson  Is thc richest  mining district in British  Columbia  Is right   in the   heart   of  Lardeau's  rchest mines  round ���������T life. As he clambers down the  steps he mites that lit the further cud of  the tent from the stuge the quarti _��������� poles  are lii-Jng taken dovvn nud liiiuk'il inlo  wng.in^. .-inil vvlic-n all is over at hist  there is nothing but the seatn just va-  c.-ited, the ('tiai'tcr poles which stny up  the canvas directly over them and tlu������  center poles ri-'iuuiniug. Outside the ninin  tent all Ix tone. At S:4."5 the work liegau.  As fnst tis ntiybody got tluoiist'.i with his  Cm ti tin- propeities were nil taken apart  nnd put ciii-li iu its numbered place in the  wagon. Every bit of wardrobe for wliich  each perfui'iiici* vv..������. responsible went iuto the Utile compartment of tvliii-li he  had the key. lu their legular order each  wagou moved olf to the traiii waiting on  the side t rack for it.  The circus tent stands "alone. The  g.isolin chandeliers hung in the.center till  all the properties are .removed. Last  and most dillietilt of ull to set out is the  spiral up which tho man. propels the  globe. Then the stars nre lowered and  extinguished mid flaring torches light  the place with their yellow, smoky blaze.  A stentorian voice calls out,. "Get���������  readuy-ay!" and presently sinks to tho  ground, the-last ot the Canvas City of  EnchiiuIntent. The lacings arc quickly  undone, flic pieces rolled up and put in  thc wagon, and the show is gone.  Next day the hoys' playing around  Vaudeman's lot see only tho litter ami  the places where the rings were dug.  Dou't you remember bow Schumann's  "Gypsy Life", ends?  Hut when in the enst dawn,, lbe first light of day  lhc \Uioni of dreamland have vanished away,  lhc   mule's* tiamp  Is  heard   lhrough  the  gray.  misty air; '  Away rldei tlie ������}p"-'������ !~ut who can tell where?  ���������Eugene Wood in Ainilcc's Magazine.  Learning to Use t_.'_ X.arlat._  You till  know,  from circuses at least,  "how skillfully a.Mexican can throw-a  lasso.    But.do you know how they be-  ,'came so proficient? " Almost before he  learns to speak tbe Mexican child is given a small rawhide. This ho is taught to  use by lassoing the pigs and chickens ob  his - father's grounds and sometimes on  some one else's ground. As tbo little  Mexican grows older, larger and more  active, animals -fall victims to his skill,  until iit last from tbe long years of prac������  " tice conies bis wonderful dexterity with  the lasso," or, as it is known in Mexico,  - the riata, a word, by the bye, which has  given us our "word I.iriat, the Mexican  name being la rinta.���������New York HeraJd-  -,i   _jf.-"i-'i.  Now is tlie Time to Invest in  ferguson Real Estate  And Here are the Reasons Why You  ShouldfGet ia oa foe  ��������� Ground Floor of this Rising Mining Camp ���������  First  is in the heart of th e mines and so  f.ituat(d that, it will always be the  outfitting point for all tho big . hipp_.s.  A glance at a map of the district will  convince tho most 6keptic_l of this  fact.  Second:  Tlu    miner'   and   mine   owners   will,  Di.������ iloi hi.'-. rju-rcieBt Ft.gusou.'  Third  Next year Ft-musou will have two  railways, namely tbe Lardo Duncan  and the C.P.R. Both lines have been  surveyed iuto tbe town, and the Lardo  , Duncan* are right now clearing th������-  ' In ml for their new road aml'wo.k-  shops, sideways etc. -  Fourt  The Silver Cup, Sunshine, Nettie L,  Towicr, Tine Fi-Miie.'lW Sjliot  I'noa, ,\ li w, Old S_������ioma,* Silver Que������n ���������  '  Silv er lielt The   Horn   Ledge   Group  Big    Five       ���������v'a^ii'jr,    Abbott,    Holy '  *_t>.-es Empire an! other w. II known"  piopenie. are' tributory   to   Ferguson-  and are all'within a raQiui of 10 milea"  , of the townsite.  ,  Ho&u   is,he   Golden";  OppoPtdoi^  ...   .     Next summer may be too late to get in at      , ,   ',,' -    <-  ground Hoor prices.   Advice���������^Act prompt- '-"��������� *    ,-  ly. - ��������� ���������" *    . '\ ������������������';-;  BAY  COMPANY.  1897  ?5.40  5.30  -fn I mai'Sln of the white water.  T_he cattle situation Is not quite  so good as -it was a week ago. The  end of the Western range season is  close at hand, and buyers feel that  they want to buy the medium to  good native beef retail,. at about the  prices they have been paying for the  Western rangers, namely; ?4.50 to ?5.  'the very dry weather is having a  bad inlluence upon the demand for  feeding cattle.   "       5    _ ���������  A Chicago man back from a'trip  through Western Iowa, reports hogs  selling to country buyers at **3.50 to  $3.80 for the different grades, with  offerings' none too plenty at these  figures. The price" of new corn is  Btarung at 17c to 20c. Pastures are  tne barest in over 10 years, the country  needing  rain   badly.  D. Rankin, of Tarkio, Mo.,'/had on  "the market 128 head of 798-lb fat  yearling steers, at $5. This is one of  our great cattle feeders and. a good  many people arc wondering why.wlth  corn so cheap and. plenty, he is marketing   such young and light cattle.  The writer recently;had a pleasant  chat with Conrad    Kohls,      of Deer  Lodge.   Mr. Kohls Is a pioneer in the  western   range  cattle   business,    and  also, in the business'of breeding pure  bred cattle.   On the range in 1868   he  bought   10,000   cattle,   mostly    high-  grade Shorthorns, and  ever since he  has been    a breeder of this class of  stock.   He has also   a  fine   herd   pf  Herefords. He Is of the opinion that  tbe days of the western cattle grower  are numbered and that tho number is  not large.    The     encroachments    of  sheep-growers are steady and strong,  and It will    bo but a few yeare until  there is no public grazing land that  will  support cattle.      Of course    he  considers' that  the government is to  blame by  giving  sheepmen   a .bonus  in the shape of'high tariff on wool.  Mr.   Kohls says ft  is    his intention  hereafter to provide winter feed,  ln  the shape of hay, , to carry 'his cattle through the severe winters.   Last  year Mr. Kohis marketed 485 .cars of  cattle In Chicago, and   did   not come  to see any of them sold.   He said he  could not   well   give   stronger  testi-  -Pretoria, the capital of the' South  African republic, is named in honor  of its first president, Pretorius, who  led the Dutch in tlie great trek, or  journey, out of 'Cape Colony, 60 .years  ago, and into the Transvaal to es-  cape.the.dominlon. of. England.'. Johan-  nesburg . is * easily translated into  English as Johnstown. The term Afrikander is used to designate the"1  Dutch from the other white people  ot South Africa.    ��������� i  INCORPORATED 1670  Ferguson      U     ���������      .���������       ���������       ���������  '.--   ��������� .   'Is absolutely  without a rival in the Lar- *  deal. District. .- .'���������-,.  Lots Are Selling Fast��������� -_,-."/  c (Spokane Capitalistn. arc reaching after Fer-  - gusoii pioperty and expect to pull out with -  a handsome return,J as experienced by them ."  in tlie eaily daya of Rossland.  Why Not you .  Lots soiling now-at from $150 to $250��������� \  - ���������     -     Choice Corners. ' *  .*-   ,      ;"      AV  information can be procured   ou  application to ? c"s  , *3 -  F. BUKER, Local Agent,  FERGUSON TOWMSITB.  ' Whenever a man is positive he sees"  things and afterwards discovers that  he only thought he saw them, It is  time to turn over a new leaf.  A sinecure is a position in which  one mau puts you for the purpose of  drawing the salary while another man  does the work.  The young woman who' starts out  with the intention of bettering the  world takes cure to belter"herself when  she marries.  A truly great statesman ls a politic-  Ian who Is able to persuade tho people  that the thing he wants Is the thing  they want.  author of the ' bordereau which  brought about tbe conviction of Capt,  Dreyfus on the charge ott treason,  waa sentenced today, by default, on  his cousin Christian's charge of swindling, tp three years' Imprisonment  and to pay <a flne of 50 francs. He  waa also ordered to refund thc 35,000  francs claimed by Christian.  A whaling bark, the Charles A.Morgan, which arrived in San Francisco  tins week from Japanese waters,  brings the story of ;the, sinking of  a Japanese sealing schooner by the  Russian gunboat Alexis. The, schooner, which carried a crew of 21 men,  was caught poaching on Russian seal  reserves. 'Inree. of her men were  picked up by the Russian boat, but  tbe rest were drowned.  That is what we are all after  and it is what everyone - who  wears our 9 ���������  BOQTS AND SHOES  have. Our Foot-form Shoes  in Ladies' and Gents' cannot be  excelled.  We have also lhe celebrated  Jennesse Miller Boots for Ladies  IMPERIAL   BI\HK,  ~���������OF CANADA  Head Office; Toronto'  Paid Up Capital        $2,030,000  * r  (aidi  teiufto  idn rdcific  and Soo Line.  Judge: "It* is your right to challenge the jurymen you object to."  Pugilist: "That's all right, my  lord; I reserve the right until after  they make their decision."���������Tit-Bits.  Elder: "Why didn't your church  join tho others praying ior rain?"  Deacon: "We had just opened a  gospel tent.���������Judge.  Romantic Miss: (addicted to poetry)  "Oh. I'm just in love with Edgar Allan Poe." Practical adprer: "Well,  that's all right. He's dead."  For cold weather our "King j-  Chimo" leads them all. They  are made of all wool felt in  Laced and Congress for Ladies  Gents, Boys, Misses, Youths  and Children.  A full line of Rubbers and  Overshoes always in stock.  DIRECTORS:  H.   S.   Howland.  President  T.R.Merrltt.Vlcc-Pres,   St.   Catherines  William  Ramsay,^ Robert Jaffray  Hugh   Ryan,   T   Sutherland,   Stayner  Ellas  Rodgers  D. R. Wilkie, General Manager  BRANCHES  North WeBt and British Columbia:  Brandon,      Calgary,      Edmonton,  Golden, Nelson, Portage la Prairie  Prince       Albert.        Strathcona,  j        Vancouver, Winnipeg, Revelstoke.  Ontario:       ��������� .   , ���������  Essex, Fergus, Gait, Ingersoll,  Llstowel, Niagara Falls, Port  Colborne, Rat Portage, Sault Ste.  Marie. St. Catherines, SLThomas,  Toronto, Welland, Woodstock,  Hamilton. ,  Quebec:  -Montreal.  Savings Bank Department���������Deposits  ot $1  and upwards received and  in  tercBt  allowed.  Debentures���������Provincial. Municipal,  and other debentures purchased.  Drafts and Letters of Credit-  Available at all points of Canada,  United Kingdom . United State*.  Europe, India. China, Japan, Aui-  tralia. New Zealand etc.  Gold   purchased.  This bank issues Special Receipts  which will be accounted for at any  of tht Hudson's Bav Co's Posts in  tbe Yukon, and Northern districts.  A. R  B- HEARN.  Manager Revelstoke BruxcK  DIRBCT ROUTE  East and   West  First-claf������ sleepers on all trains. Tonr-  iPt cars pass Revel������toke daily for Ht.  Paul;   Ttiesdayn   and   Suturdnyn  for  Toronto; Thurvlnyii for Montreal  And Boston.  DAILY TRAINS  E*������ ,   WW  8*0 le-.v c���������Kev������lelo_e-arriv������ ir In,  _:S0 arrive " leave...; !":������>  _;1(|.  To and from Kootenay Points   leave���������ReTclstoke���������arrive...  .IC:*.  Ticket* issued and Baggage Checked  Through to Destination.   "  Cheap Rates to the Cfii Country  Goi full particular* *pp!y-'ai-1_>ttaie  rate*. ������nd for.coplair'bf.C. JP.'ESpiiKH-*  e_tion3. artdrei-s n������as_*irlocal agefet or  . *-*  T. W.^  ' Uit&t.TUYiihftln.  W, F. Anbcksov, TrayelKn"?- E__$s������n  ger Agent, Nelson."  '"'-    ,������ '''*  E. J. COT^E. Di-~f H������*. _-������V������>ngrr *ffj������-,.t  V.inrouver.   . -       ���������. ola.l'J-ln--r-In-'triK'tloii  Books for  .-���������   _" >"._!:>!,, Banjo, iniitnr, il an. loll u mul  ' .v^lVrie *ti*.������Virtnient   of songs   ami  sllCl.1.   llltl^il1. _ , ,  ' tr-ih.'-intcsr ������������������0115" kept on hand.  II im'. :u Mock  will procure 111 once.  CANADA D3UC& BOOK CO., LTD.  fgp-Mnil   order.   li .msdintelv   attended   to.  C! -3. It. MCDONALD, Manager.  McKENZIE   AVE..   REVEI-STOg _   STATION.  LOCAL  AND  GENERAL   HEWS  Tho=.   Aln-iel  Cii-aiul Huti'l nt  the  sum, :*������_T <b AtvtvA *$J* ^ff  of  hi-   tnken    ov  Nllkllbp.  linn.   J.   Fred.   Hume.   Mini  Mi lift, wus in town yesterday.  ���������\ Mil"ors' Union has been organized  in New Di'iivi-i- with 52 meinbeis.  J. .T. Liiturst.-ilT'-. of th. Troul Luke  Topic, vv.-ie in lown >.n Thursday.  Invilntions are nnt for n Bachelors'  IihII in lhe opei'it houso next Monday  night.  ���������Irvine's umbrellas* nt from Sl.JK tn  S10 a pii'i'i'. Take your i-hoice 'it 0. IB.  Hume & C'i's Mow.  Service* I'.'iiinrrnw. " 251 h Sunday  i.fict- Tiiuilv. will he 11������ usual in St.  Peter*;* church, Kev. K.C. Paget. D.D..  uflit-i.iling.  B-'n. Re.iiiiv of Thompson'.-. Landing,  is spending " few days in town,  11. Ti-iiciniin took 11 grnnii of the  li-iii-h-1- mid -"clitilais of lho pulilic  school on Monday.  NOTE AND COMMENT.  W&  In_n"ctor Gill, of the Inland Reve-  ntii' Di'paitiiicnt. hu-- been in town  thi" week inspecting the ollice here.  ���������If von want first class .sponges, nl.  l-ieht "pi-ice?, en to the Canada Drug  &' Book Co. They have a large supply,  Vii'ld and B"w= intend to move into  their new n-mrtt'i-s next.(lour to Savage  Bros, on .Seciuul .street on Monday  next.  Mr. Tapninir has loaned the opera  linn-., to the Salvation Army for next  Sunday aflernoon coiiiiiiencing at 3  o'clock.  ���������A beautiful new lot nf souvenir  spoons, of Rev-elf-loke, with the court  house stamped on them, at the Canada  Drug & Book Co.  Yesterdav morning word was  brought to'lown that Kd. Adair was  liuvt, at. 10 mile and 11 horse was sent  out to bring him in.   If yon-ue troubled  with   chapped  hands pet 11 tube of Jelly of Cucumber  and Roses, at the Oiiii.-idaDrug& Book  Co.   It vvill cure theni.  The Duncan "City rorrespondei"" nf  the Nevv Denver I-edcre expresses 11  doubt whether the K. & S. vvill build  further than Duncan for soiiih years.  Remember J. W. Bengough at tho  onera house on the evening* of tlie  20th and under the auspices of the  Ladies' Aid of thePreshyterinn church.  J. .1. Young arrived from Calgary  on Thnrsilay evening to be present, at  the meeting of the Great Western  shareholders which rakes place, today.  P. Chapman came iip f 1 on Nelson  on Monday to meet A*. Mncdonnld  from Winnipeg, who ariveil last night  and both left for tlie Boundary countiy  this morning.   ,  To-morrow is Epworth League day  in the Methodist Church. It is expected that, prominent League workers will take part in the meeting at  night.   If ynu have nol, secured' your seats  fnr Bengough "s lecture. NViv. 2!)t,h. do  sn'at once. ' Tickets are for sale ami  plan is now open at the Canada Drug  ic Bookstore.  W, White. Q. C.. Mrs. White nnil  f.-imilv arrived from the coast, yestei1-  dnv morning 'and registered at. tho  Hotel ReveKtoke. They intend'to  leave fur the enst tomorrow. Mr.  White left. Dawson last September.  Crage & Mayne have been appointed  .-.gents for the Phoenix Assurance Co.,  of London, Kngland. The British  America Assurance Co.. and Western  Assurance Co.. of Toronto. .Tbey now  j-epie.uent lhe leading British and  Canadian insurance companies.  ���������A treat is in store for all who attend  the eiit*"i-tniiimeiit in the onera house  Nov. 20r.1i. Bengough. former editor  of ..Grip" cannot be surpassed 11s a  cartoonist, and comedian. The Victoria Times speaks of his impersonations as inimitable. Come unci see it  yourselves.  The Toronto Globedescri'.es as "most  unique and mirth piovoking*' the programme which .1. W. Bengough will  present here on the 20th mule:' the  auspices of the Presbyterian church.  He is, according to the Montreal  Witness '��������� cartoonist, humorist, lec-  ~tii"reK-riper.i*singerr^pi>el���������and���������inimii:"-  in one. an.l these ave only "some of  his attributes."-  The Surprise Steam Laundry is  one  of the flourishing institutions nf Revelstoke'.      The   buildings    and    plant  together  cost  over $2,300  to  put   np  and a practical laundiyman   has  been  seemed to lake charge.     The management     have   spared   nn   expense    or I  trouble   10  pul   the  iiir-tiliilion   on   u  basts tn   turn   out* satisfactory   work.  - mid bv patronizing it not only will its |  .   cu.-toineis  get good  laiindrying.   but I  they will help to  keep  several   thousands r.f dollar- a vein- i'i cireiil.ilion in j  town    iiii-leud   of   being   expoiti'd   to  China. *    , .1  While Hon. .1. Fred. "Hume was in  lown vesteiday. lie visited the public  school in company wilh ('. i". Lind  mark, lln* secretary of the board, nn.l  vil. iniic-h pleased with the improved  sitpcf t of things in that institution.  He al-o went down to the court house  with Mayor MrC.nty in connect ion  willi tin'! c-i cut older from Victoria  l'c.-.- tlie city to move ilieirotlU-c- mil of  lhe building. Mr. Hume personally  knew nothing alwiut lhe rmiiliiunif-ii-  tion.received to iliat, effect, l.y the  council from lhe Provincial secietaiy'-  iifiic..' la-t week -md pin mined thnt the  city should letain the use of their  loiuii in the i-oiutlioii-e. utiles-, the  govei nment o.Tici.ii- coiild show that  They weie absolutely in  need of it.  The annual  meeting  of   the  Talent  Soii.'ty of St. Peti'iV church was held  in   the   new   vicarage   nn     Tliiusd.iy  aftei noon: I hilt v members   ii.-seinlile.l  on th'1 i" 111M1111 and   vv-ie  greeted   l.y  -     Dr. nml Mi��������� Paget.      In lh" coin-'- of  lhe pirn .'.-(ling-tea and  light   iefi-e-h-  nienls were fin ni-lie.l bv   tlle   letiiing  r.tiicis. Mr.������. Flinilt and  Ml".  Molson.  Tiie meeting was a thoroughly enjoyable house warming  for  ihu  vicarage  ami the reports were of  a  most satisfactory nature.     During the  ye.n*  of  its    existence     the   uieinbers   of  the  society   have   raised'over ������250, from  which*tliey have paid ijiUO on  various  clime li expenses, have "disliiliuted S40  -'in   talents   unci ��������� have   ���������'b.inkeil' $79.45'  tnwni<l _ a chnvcli bell.    The ollicers of  the socletv for the"ensuing  year  uie:  Hon. 1'ies'ident. Mi-sP-iget: president,  Mrs. A. K. K. Hearn:   Vice-Pies'.Jent,  Mrs. B. M. Cm-ley; Sec.-Treas..Mr.-. .1.  D. Molson.    It is pioposed to hold I be  next meeting on tlie first Thursday in  iaiuiHi-y MOO..  The iitteinpl, which is being engineered by the government i libido  clique in town to compel the city  council to v.'icnte their present quarrels in the government office is about  ns small a piece of business-is hrscome  under the fll.llAl.l_t" [notice for some  time past. The object of it is to force  (he oily lo rent 11 certain building, in  wliich a pi liniment favorite of the  ring is interest ed .mil il is being worked by the shameless and unscrupulous  aid oT the gold commissioner, and the  local handle which 11 recent appointment nt. Victoria gave lo tlm government poll in this place. These people  care mil hing tlmt they are endeavoring lo saddle 11 totally unwarranted  expense on the ratepayers of this city.  They are,there for nil there is in it for  themselves and their friends. The  local government officials have no  more use for the room occupied by the  cily  authorities   now  than   tliey  ii  THE  No IIlustkii, No 1'ess, Just Business, That's Ai.l.  hnd  last March and have simply lent themselves to this .small and dirty scheme  for the benefit of one of the members  of the ring vvho imagines tlmt by  working the oracle in this way he can  compel the city to rent a building, in  which he is concerned. Of course the  gold commissioner was only too  pleased to full in with this' measly  little, job. When you want something  done too mean and petty for any  ordinary man to dieiini of even considering the idea, your pure, lofty,  high-souled, patriotic politician is the  mini to shoulder tlie job.  REVELSTOKE   PUBLIC  SCHOOL  Recent Improvements Made By the  Trustees and Department in this Important Institution of-Our Rising City  t '  Great improvements  Imve  recently  been made and ol hers are   in   ronlein-  pliUiou in the   buildings  and  grounds  of llie   public  school.   Two  nevv  furnaces, one of a capacity of S.'i.OOO cubic  inches and   the  olher ot   25,000 have  been installed under t.he main building  while,   the   old   one   hns   been   placed  under tbe old building,   novv   used  for  Ihe  primary  classes "exclusively.    By  this arrangement ������n ample  supply  of  beat   has   been    assured   for   all   the  looms, while lhe  old  stoves  with .all  thcirntiendaiit annoyances have been  relegated to the buck numbers  of the  past.    Another improvement, has been  the piovision   of  each   room- with   a  wash-stand supplied  with " water   trom  tlle   waterworks,   where   tlie  childien  can.praetice the lesssons of cleanliness  inciili-iilcil by their teachers.    Anolbcl1  up-lo-dnte addition to  the  appliances  of   the   school   is   un    electric' gong,  whii h is to be  installed  in   the  pinch  of the new building and vvill sound lhe  bonis for opening and  closing  for  nil  the rooms so"us to  insure  punctuality  anil regularity in the discipline of  the  school.    A   pleasing   feature  recently  introduced is the nrrav of house plants  iii  Principal  Sullivan's   room.  ywhich  is  under   the charge  of  the  children  of   his   division.    This   idea   is to   be  further   carried   out,   in   the  grounds  around   the   school   next, summer, in  which extensive llower beds have been  prepared  where  the  scholars   will   lie  given  charge  to  cure  for  the   plnnts  themselves.    The  rest of  the  ground  h.i-1   been   levelled   and    grass- sown,  while fresh trees huvs been   planted to  replace   those   wliich  nre   dead.   The  whole is to be  surrounded   Iiy   a  neat  picket  fence  for  which   the  contract  will be let  next  week,   so   th'at next  year our schoolhouse* and grounds will  be 11 verv  ornamental   feature  of  the  city. -  The, blackboards .in . "he  new  rnoms have proved very unsatisfactory  nnil new ones are to be   put  in   across  the entire end of each  room   in  order j  to supply  th"  needs  of  the  teacher*-*,  the blackboard being the basis   of   the  modern  system   of  education.    From  the above description it  will   be  seen  tliat the  trustees  liave   worked   bard  lo  get   the   school-1   a-   efficient"   and  al tractive a.s  possible and   they  have  found the department willing  to sup-  plv all 1 heir requirements.     There are  now 225 Children on the  roll  and  new  ones are  enming "in   every   week   so  I that there i.- nn pro-pert of any lee up  I in the re-ponsil'ilities   nf   the   UUnices  ' in   keening  pace  wil li   the  rapid   in-  cii'ii.-e of the population   of the  town.  I lovvever their past work   is  evidence  lhat lhev   will   continue   tn   be   found  abreast of the sit.ial inn, no  in.iit-i-  i<>  whnl extent it may develop.  THE CITYC0UNC1L  The City is to Be   Divided   Into Three  Wards As Provided By the Act.  The usual meeting of the council  look place last night,. All the members were present.  COMMUNICATIONS.  P. K. Peters    coiiuilaining  of  W.  Fleming moving a fence; the mayor  assured the council that lbe mat ter  should tie looked into; T. E. L. Taylor,  asking city aid in piying for the opera  house as a drill hall; referred tn finance  committee; F. Ahlin. complaining  about, a sea in front of his store.  HIOPOII'l'S OI~ OUMMITrEKfj.  The pulilic works committee lecom-  mcndeil the expenditure nf $H.j in  j-TiivcrMcKenzie avenue from First to  "second aud Second street lo Government road; $30 plank sidewalk on  Cnniiaiight avenue; $.10 for crossing of  Victoria road anil ditching in vntious  places where needed.  Aid. Brown asked why the ,-3200  asked for last, week for gravelling wn-  not to be expended on lhat. olijecl ?  He disapproved of further sidewalks  being built and moved the item lie  struck out.  Aid. McTCecbnie asksd how much  more gravelling was needed. The  committee were only asking to put two  planks laid lengthwise along one of the  worst streets in tovvn.  Aid. Kilnnlrick said Unit, the present  vvas the most expensive lime to do  gravelling,  Aid. Brown wanted lo know if (be  Front street sidewalk was supposed  Io be finished.  Aid. Kilpatrick pointed out that  Wilson street was the point, at which  the sidewalk was ordered tn slop.  Aid. Wells wanted to know if the  sidewalk on Oonnaiiglit avenue was  going to be built by frontage lax?  The report wns adopted bv the casting vote of Ihe nvivnr. The mayor.  Aid. Kilpatrick, McKechnie, Graham,  ayes. Wells, Crage and Brown, nnys.  The committee on by-laws reported  that the total assessment of the town  was 804S.400. They recommended the  division of the town in wards as  follows: x  Ward 1, all Hint part of tlie town cast of  Ortnu    avenue '. f 220000  Ward _ from   Ortnu to Itokebv avenue.   213(100  Ward 3, west of Itokeby avenue    lS'JIOO  In the course of the discussion the  city assessor reported Unit lie vvas in  possession of a letter from the Deputy  Minister of lhe Interior staling that  the transfer of'the land in dispute  between the Dominion and A. S.  Farwell would.be made lo Mr. Farwell  in a short time.'  Aid. Wells moved an amendment, to  the motion adopting the report that  WarilS be all t'n.'t part of the city  lying west of Government street.  Seconded by Aid. Brown.- The aineiiil-  uient was lost by 4 lo 2 and lhe  mot ion carried, the solicit or being -.instructed ^to prepare a bylaw dividing  tbe city , inlo wards iu ucciirdiiiice  with the report,. ~  iiylaw's  A bylaw authorising the'council to  raise $2000 by delienUires was reconsidered and finally adopted*  HAVE YOGI  Secured any of the  W9NBERF6JL  BARGAINS*  We are Offering During Our  LADIES' EMPORIUM  McKENZIE AVENUE.  A full assortment of all the latest  novelties in fancy goods just opened,���������Ladies' hygeian underwear,  special line of combination childrens' togues, tams and napoleons.  dp-Stamping done to order.  QQ  DRY  CLEARANCE SALE?  M.  K. Lawson.  ���������_''l-'l-*4''l''i'*'l''t'l''l''l"*'l''l-'l~,i''il"*,i'*****'  J. Aman  *  *  ii  *  ���������><  Stationer  and  Tobacconist  ir  *  Ucil Ko������o Degree meets seconil anil fourth  I.'rlilavs of each month j White Roie Degree-  meets'tlrst Friday of each month,In Oddfellows'*  Hull.   Visiting brethren weleome.  II. VA11NES, T. E. li. TAYLOR,  Secretary. President.  LOYAL ORANGE LODGE   No. 1658.  "tPKUlar lneotliius aro held In the  Oddfellow's Hall,on tho Third Friday ol eiiuh month, at 8 "~,.in. s'uj-rp.  q.jpfrW1&W1'Wl'W,WtyW%W'%WM-  8 pan  ially 1  Visiting brethren cordially invited  XX'. G. niKSKY, W. M.  nao i  AT ANY PRIGE  Awkwardness  is more in appearance. Nine  times out of ten it is the Clothes  11 man wears. No man ever cut.  a swell in n hiind-iiie-dovvn suit  ���������imagine such u thing if you  can.  It costs but little more to get  a   good  tailor-made  suit than  u  sliiind-mi--down, and  then you've  'got something on you onfi-  deuce in.  Drop in and see lute styles.  R. S. Wilson, Tailor.  Court  Mt.  Begbie  I. O. F��������� No. 3461.  Meets in tho Oddfellows' Hall, on the first  and third Mondavi of  each month. Visiting  brethren Invited to attend.  H.n. CAMPBELL, CR.    K.D.J.O. Johnson, Sec.  A. H. HOLDICH  ���������  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  Itoval Rehonl of Mines, London.    Seven yearn  at 'Morfa   Works,  Swansea.     17   yenr.   Chief  Chemist   to Wigan Coal1 and  Iron Co.,   Eng.  Lute Chemist anil Assayer, Hall Mines, Ltd.  Clutms examined and reported upon,  Revelstoke, B.C.  ThetTaylor Block,  McKenzie  Avenue.  Jas. I. Woodrow  BUTCHER  s  If  us get^  on the Grocery Question.  If you dou't know about u������ and our methods, inquire around among those  who do know us. * We claim to sell honest, reliable Uroecries���������according to  representations���������anil .sell thoni closer than other dealers. And we'll prove  those .statements to your satisfaction if you-will drop ln and see us���������any  time.      Our Cash business is on the increase, our prices on the.decrease.  Retail Dealer in���������  Beef, Pork,  Mutton, Etc.  Fish and Game in Season....  All orders promptly filled.  ffll,������������. RBYBfcSEOKB. B.S.  FROMEY & CLAIR,  .... Contractors ....  BRICK, STONE and PLASTKHING,  EXCAVATING, SEWERAGE,  STREET GRADING.  Contracts Taken.  Security given as called for.  'MiUcrml fiirnlHhcd If necessary.  Lest We Forget  SPORTSMEN ! Tlie .shooting se.i-.on being  close at hand Harky W..KnWAiins begs to  thank his patrons for past favors, and iil������o  rcspei'tfullv call thB attonticn (if the.public far aud hear to his business advertisement.   , '  Corporation of the- City of  Revelstoke^    ig  Voter's List. ,$>-  Notice is herebv given that a list of tliotper-'  sons entitled to vote at the municipal elections.  for the Citv of Kevelstoke for the year*190l). is  now In course of preparation, and will bo closed on December-Itli, 18119. .    ���������    '  '���������  All persons claiming to be entitled to vote at  such (.'lections should make application to thn  undersigned "before said date to have their  names put nn the voter's list. .  Daled this 10th dnv of November, 1S99.  0. E.S11AW,  S9-D6 ,. City Clerk.  Baker, Grocer and  Confectioner.  JL N. SMITH.  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist  Ollice at 1 _ linker's re  C)# Works on Fourth Street  S-JJ3 ���������        the Molson-. Hank.- .   ���������  Si ������S?-l"amilv nnd hotel laundry work 11 specialty.  _.'������_ BBP^No OliinoM! employed.  \!X5 All work called for ami delivered  ifl5_~ Wedne .lay.      Parcels for  t&J   .-    linker's, on First Street.)  g' ���������'   :- F. Buker,  Revelstoke, B.C. - . - irfe*B  eal estate ollice, Flrsl'Strvct, east of &.������"..  m  5������  d        Calls, face of charge, will be made Monday.", and _^ii  the laundry may be left at any time at llie oflice, IMr. ii������S  etor. ii  <_$  _���������������-_  ������iS_  >!*,   -I ^    ���������A lnrtrc imported stock in ladies'  and children1-' hosiery, in (imilitie _ and  prices not excelled in the city at U. B.  Hume & Co'.s.  ���������Snaps in boots and slioes. A few-  odd numbers of last' summers' stock  I hut vve are sellitur alhnlf com .price,  Tliey must go.    C. B. Hume & Co.  ���������For liiiriisiins in men's, women*',  and children'? boots, sline- and rub  bers. men's clot hing and fnrnishinc*.  call at the McCarty block. Prices no  nhje"l: crooil^i must lie -old. A. Mc-  Lkan. Revelstoke and Kamloop<-.  Deer Heads,   Birds, .Animals. Etc., preserved  and mutinied.  TlilltD STl~.-~l~T.I-~.". ST OiySClIOOLHOUSE.  ,,   FIRE INSURANCE^-; ,    *'  S     , All classes of insurable covered  ���������J) " at fair and dilutable rates.  I   LIFE INSURANCE/;-,,  *W      -)'     Policies���������uon'-forfoi table,' guar-  T" aulced values, cash limn mini",  M- ,, throughout the hlblory of .the  I' MONEY TO LOAN^',.'���������'  -������j on good business or residential  I KtT^FAYETTE BUKER;  Corporation of the" City of   Revelstoke.  .'Court of Revision.   .    .  Notice is herebv given Hint a Court of Itevls-"  -  Ion [or the Citv ui Revelsloke vvill be held at  lhe ollice uf the City Clerk, llevelstoke. 1������. C,.   .  on lha 18lh dav of bci'cmlicr, lttDO, nt the hour  of 10 o'clock   iii llio fiiri'iioun, for llie-purpos.-  of hearing cimiplalnls'agaiiist the assessment  as made for tlie venr lIHlli by the Assessor, and  fur revising and'correcting the assessment roll "���������  for that vear. '.-_."*, 1 -  -  Dated this 10th dnv of November. 189.. ���������    _,  ,'      -    .        CM!. SHAW.   "  89-100 -.    '     ���������   ' City Clerk.  LOST.  On Tuesday eveniirj last, between  the  resi-  ilcncci of J.,0. Hutchison and Mr-*. Corbett, on  First ?t.. a mourninc  rin?, sei  !"-r!s and one larp,c one.     A  w .11 i^. ji'A'i.o-.i ri_; irn of Mie  a:j> otllee. It  with six -niail  .nimble reward  'as >.> the Heu-  /WJ-"'""-:  For Furnace" or Stove Use.  Price per ton for .Stove Coal delivered J'roin Cars-,-$9.00  ������ ���������'        li-urnsice Coal delivered from Cars���������$8.50;  F. McCarty,  Revelstoke. B, O.  "O1  FOR SALE.  S_*>. will buy a sc-eond hand ������oivim: machine,  us _������ood as new. On iievvat It. Ilowv-r.'s fur-  nltnre������tor.������, McKenzie Ave, 11  -*aVAK-T-EDf  A gooil rt-'iAble tzirl to take charge of house  and small iaintly. Apply "11.1.." Hki-.ai.i_i  office.  FOR  SALE.  ���������\ hnnsi* ijontainfng ?. bed room������, hall.  | ar-  lor.   sluing   room, dining room, klich'-n, and  wnndsned    Lot ."_)x](io.   i.ornl carden.  . ��������� >. dow n, balance in inonthiv p a v men Is.  I1. UCIfEi:.  a., ..,,_.. .r:^K^rxs^^rxarsiass^^czszs^siS^jitax^i^K^s^!^aatsi  mww GOODS   Having  secured   the  ngency   for  the R.ocbeslcr Plated  Goods, vve are now showing Mituples in our window.  ��������� Tea   K.'tlle-s. Ten  Vols. ,ltv^. Bvi-up  .fugs  and .  flales. Smjiir Bmvls, Hpomi UoUieis,   ITi-utt and  (J.ike B.ibkets, Lemon Kli.tkeis, lite.  3 These croOds are l he best' in the'world, fully  warranted,  g always keep their color,  ami   will not melt if put on red  - hoi stove, like most of plaled ware.  CAC.L i.VD SKB TH LS LTNE.  g^^|  s  protect"your lungs and  chest from the cold '"  , Winds of winter'-  cham6is~.vests    " - U \  'chamois skins  At Kediicod Prices.  Our interest in "you-is iioj, ganged by tho by  the amount of lnon'oy you .spend. ,  FIELD & BEWS  Druggists and Stationers.  NOTICE OF SHERIFF'S SALE.  vl'nlillc notice is hereby given lhat under and  bv virtue of a wi.rr.uii'of e.-e.'iition, u> nnv  delivered and issued out of the Country .Court  of Kootenav holden al Ituvelsinke in a certain ���������  action u'hureiii IIiili'hNon and Company aro'  plaintiffs nnd W. II. Viekers Is defendant 1  have seized and .taken in execution all lhe  interest of tlie said -W. II. Viekers, in fifty  thousand shares of the copitnl stock of the  (ireiil Western Mines Limited Liability tumid- ���������  ing on tlio hooks of the said Company in the  inline of the said W. II. Viekers, wliich said  interest I vvill offer for sale publicly at tlio  Court House, in the City of. Itevelstoke. H. C,  ou Tiiesdav the ''-"Ist elav or November, 1899, at  the .hour of two o'lock in tlie afternoon, lo  saiisfv the said*execution and costs of sale. '  Hated this 13th day df November. 18911.-  '     ___ * ....  -    . It. II. MAYNE. '    '  - Deputy to tlio Sheriff of Nortli Kootenay.  Go To-  Lewis'  Restaurant  At Hotel Edwards.'.... \  For the Best Meal  _.-..    . .__ . in the City  <  NOTICE  Notice is herebv given to purchasers of lots  in Hlock '-A," Town of Itevelstoke, otherwise  known as the "MaraTownsite Property," that  nil instalments on account of purchase aro to  bo paid to Mr. A. It. I). Hearn, Manager of the  Imperial Hank of Canada at Itevelstoke, and to  no other person.  ���������' .I.A.MARA,  lly his attorney in fact,  8t. '(L II- 11ARNAH1).  ��������� T. L. HAIG.  S 43E5F-.-" ,ji-;ii" for Ou'nej's p-oiivpnir Stoves and Furnaces.  ^cj(j^ccPtwi3t'i?ira������rOM(g.,aa!M^  MISS STEELE.  Teacher of Music. Iirawlng.  nnd I'nintinsln  nil  hihI  water color.     "reach, Latin. Muthe-  IHHtll'������.  V|<isic1t0 conti per >Jsnn of onl hour.  Pupils iill^w.-d daJIy priii'tic-' on  j.lfino frii'  of charge.  Drying and Express  Watchmaker  ., and     , .  Jeweller.  Popular Price���������'i'i Cents.  No Chinese Employed.  the  A WELL BUILT  BRANCH,  Some   Details   of   Construction  of  Arrowhead and   Kootenay Lice.  The C. P. It.  h.u.  had -it  work  all  summer ii veiy lartre fori e of   men  nn  the new line ftom At imvhe.id to L.i-do  at. the   bead   of   Kootenay lake.    The  loadbed is lini.-lied .md re-uly   for  the  rails from Laulo,  the southern  tei minus to Duncan City,  li  (list,nice  of   12  miles.    Th1'     c'leai ing     is     completed  lievond Duncan City lo within  a   few  mflet, of Tiout Lake.      A   wagon   road  i.s  finished   to Trout. Lake,  nnd   ties,  limber, etc.,   for  iniilge   work   rend v.  ft   is!)  uriders.ood     t li.it    work:    will  ! I.e   curried     on     rapidly    to     Trout  j Lake.    The   construction     has    been  ! of     a     very     substantial     character  1 and no heller ron.lbi-d can li.i found   in  any iuihv,iv in   lhe   Province.     Delay  in   forwiii-i;tig   rails   prevented   com-  pleiuin this .season.    A [irst-cluss Iraflic  wh.-iif is to be built nt   Undo.    When  completed   the   A. & Iv.   brunch    will  undoubtedly greatly help mine  dcvel-  .opuient   iii   tbis   section.     Tbe   chief  enirineer in charge of construclion vvas  A. K. ���������Doucet. C. TC.. of .Montreal, with  C. K. Perry, of V.incoiivei1,  diviaionul  engineer. "The   iifrsi-st-int. engineer' at  Duncan was  Gordon   (ii.int,   of   Montreal,   and   W. .1.   Ciiroll   and   II. P..  Walkem.   locating engineem.     W. J.  O'Brien i.s accountant for the new line.  The latter, witli Mr. Doucet, is now oiU  ___. trip to the C'o.ibt.  dn Iiii l.,!!.*- < I  ������li._rt'"it noiii'p.  IlKll'V ' * It. ���������   i,  :      <ir,i\ni  i<r_ [..if"  :      bm- i.pori >  Moving Hou ehold E.feits a Specialty.   F. W. McGregor.  ICSy-Tcl'.phiiie i. l-arhp-c ,'_: Co.  ������_7~AK.'iit for tho   Cei.-t.riitoil   Jlocri" Piaon.  McKenzie Ave,  isr-  pur.in.-ii; in (hnrtf.  ..f It. N. Doyle.���������a specialist.  Nowly Rnilt. Newly Furnixliml.  Lighted by Electricity.  !pf oo Per Day.  Telephone 36. P.O. Box 86. !  Three Cars  of  Vegetables  Half Car Apples and Pears  Just Arrived.  Savage Bros.  Second Street.  Dealers In   Farm Produce  Fruits  Fish  Fowls  Game in Season.  Trcsh supply of lish every morning.  The City Hotel  ���������fr*************************  Watches  NOTICE.  Notiee" is herebv glvcntbat fin days after  dntcl intend to "npplv ��������� to the Chief Comnili���������  sinner of I.apds and Works for permission to  purchase IGO.acres of land in V. est KootMiay  district, on Pool Creek, described as follii������s.  Commencing- at n post nt the confluence of  Hear and Pool Creeks, marked " W. II. Jackson's North West Corner, Post"; thence east  40 chains; thenee south 40 chains; thence west  ���������ll) chains;, tlience north LIU_chains to point or  commencement.    -  Pool Creek, Octobor  ���������    W.U.  rah, ison.  JACKSON.  -   83-101  Robt. Caley.  Proprietor.  Host Wine',  Liquor* and Clears.  nraa  Ifeadr|iiartcrs for P.ailway Men.  L.rgennd Well Lighted  .Sample Koorm   Ileati'd by Hot Air and Itlcctrlc  Hells and Light in every room  l'tfn litis Mcts All Trains  I'ci-fumble linte*    That's onr Specially. Wo also carry a  lino of Watches, Silverware, CloM and  Silver Novelties; all kinds ol Jei.clry.  B.M. ALLUM,  The Leading .     ������, >?-  Wntelimafcer and Jeweler.  *    ^  First Street, next door to Hebalii oflice.  4-  ���������i< '     *  4,^,^.^.^.^.^.f.^.^.{.{.{.^.4"f"T"I"1"f"f'}"T"i"f"I'  GRAGB &  MAYNE  Agents   Smelter  Townsite  .Revelstoke.  ^cHOTEL  VICTORIA^  JOILV V. PERKS.  PiMii-jiiETOit.  Night  f.rill Koom lu (Y.nne^tloi. for the Convenience of Guests  Hourly Street Car [5)  J'.euteen llotel and station. ^____  .USewgOsfoslrt������, iogc  The Famous Crow's Nest Coal  Leave your orders at my office on McKenzie Ave.  Agents   Phoenix. Western, British American. London & Liverpool, and  Globe File Insurance companies.  $300 Gash  Will buv- Two Lots ln the Rising  Mining Tovvn ol FERGUSON   GOOD LOCALITY���������OK   TIIE MAIN  STREET.  .' NOTICE. . _        ,(  Notice is hereby given'that fiO days After date-  I intend to applv- to the Chief Commissioner  of Lands nnil Works for permission to purchase-'  1B0 acres or land in  W.est Kootenay district on  Pool Creek, described as follows: Commencing    _..  at a post at tho confluence of Hour and Pool ,  Croeks  marked   " W.A.  Strutt's  North  Eaij  Corner Post "; tbence Miuth 20 chains; thenco; -  west 80 chains; thence north 20 chain*; thence '  ,  cast 80 chains to point of commencement.   '  iV.A.STRUTT.   '   .  Tool Creek, October Oth, 1899. 83-101    ^  '.' Gold Bug Fractional" Mineral Claim.  Situate lu tho Trout Lake Mfnlng Division ol  West Kootenav District.   Where located:  '      West of and adjoining the Silver Cup Mineral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE Hint I, Edgar A. Uennctt,  Free Miner's Certilieate No. 17HSS A, issued at  Itevelstoke on the _rd November. 1898, as agent  for nnd 011 behalf of Sunshine Ll.nitcd, Free-  Miner's Cortiflcnte Fn. B. 15201, Issued at llevelstoke on the niHt May, 1SH9, Intend, 60 dnys  from the dato hereof, to apply to tho Mining  Itccorder for a Certilieate of Improvements for  the purpose of obtniulng n Crown Grant of.tlie  above .Mineral Claim.  And further taltu notice that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before the'  issuance of such Certilieate of Improvements.  Dated 29th September. 1899.  78-90 .       EDGAR A. BENNETT.  ,    . NOTICE..  Notice is herebv given thatfiO days after date  I Intend to applv to the Chief Commissioner  of Lands aiul Works for permission to purchase  :W0 acres of land in West Kootenay district, on  Fish-River, described as follows; Commencing .  at a po������t at the mouth of Sable" creek, on ths  west bank of Fish river marked "A. Allan's  South East Corner Post." thence north following the meanderings of Fish river 80 chain*;'  thenee west 40 chains; tlience south 80 chains;  thence cast 40 chains to point of commencement.  Fish River, Sent. 19th, 1S99.  A. ALLAN',  76-93 By his agent, W. E. Hollowny,  '���������Free Coinage',' Mineral Claim.  Situate in thc Trout Lake Mining Division of '  West   Kootenay District.     Wherj" locatod:  Son "    "  C.  Takc notice that I, Edgar A. Bennett, Free-  Miners Certilieate No. 17383 A. issued at Revelstoke  on. the  3rd  day ol November, 1898, ts. ,  agent for and on behnlf of Thos. Dunn (F.M.C-/^  No.20106, issued at Vancouver on theSlst May;  1S99) and WM. Farrell (F.M.C. No. 4322H. issuoc_  nt Vancouver on thc 4th October,1888) Intend,  This is the Ground Floor Price  Careful attention.  Prompt delivery  $7.50  Cash wilh order.  ���������*>   a ton, Delivered from the cars.  _, John D. Sibbald  Southerly" from'and adjoining rhe Silver  Cup Mineral Claim, on Silver Cup'IIill.  60 davs from the date hereof, to apply tO|the-  irig Recorder for n Certificate 01 Improvements Tor the purpose of obtaining a crowra  Apply for particulars to  F, BUKER,  Local Agent, Ferguson Townsite, Kevelstoke... j  grant of the above mineral claim.  And further take notice that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before th������ issuance of such Certificateof Improvements.  EDGAR A. BENNETT.    ���������  Dated thi* 25th day ol September, 1899..' 7_-8a������

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