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 ,..,, t)f%nHALUA������. 'juAlM  :*u  -ISSTJE3D   TWIOB-A-WEBK-WBDFESDAYS  .__.:_-T:D    SA.rnTTI&TDJiUX-i  Vol. in.   No.     8.  REVELSTOKE, B.C.. SATURDAY,  DECEMBER   2, 1899.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  w^****w*������*������*^^  BLOODIEST OF CENTURY  Entire Boer Army,  Numberiug  8,ooo Men in All,  GOODS  Ever Exhibited  in Revelstoke...  Just Opened Up.  well of this store for  wanting  for present use  These items are truthful word-pictures of the  them when you get here on Monday morning  These bargain offerings, if you share them, will give you good reasons to think  long-time.    They arei bargains in  goods you're most likely  ������They   represent  goods that   are  worthy and   -Jependablei s  goods p.s we have them and as you'll find  ANNIHILATED BY GEM. METHUEN  At Modder River, '.About Fifteen Miles  South of Kimberley.���������Heavy Losses  on. the British Side.-Lord Methuen  Wounded in the Back.���������All Safe at  Mafeking.���������Arrival of the Canadian  Contingent at Capetown.  [hi'ecui. despatch to tiik iikkau).]  breastworks    and   we   look   hirwaid  confidently to the ultiui-ite tesults.  CArETOWN, Nov. 20-Tho Allan s. s.  fiat din i.in fiom _liuitie.il with tne  Canadian contingent, arrived here.  Buffalo, Nov. 29-A W ashington  despatch to the News savs that tlie  State department and War depart-  bave informed the British ambassador  thnti'veiv precaution will betaken to  prevent the sailing of armed expeditions in tlie interest ot the Transvaal.  London, Nov. 30���������Gen. Loid Methuen h.u. beaten the Boots army, tit  Modder Hivei, he was unable to tollou  up the victoiy. owing to the .swollen  Male ol the river. The fighting was  terrific, and the slaughter tei rible.  Lord Methuen telegraphed to Her  Mnji'stv, Una -it wns the bloodiest  battle of the century.''  London, Nov. 31)���������When Gen. Metli-  ueu sent his message to lhe Queen,   be  with   a   bullet   in   hi--  aMBERLEY    RELIEVED  .  We have been extremely  fortunate in securing the  sole agency for Revelstoke  .for positively the best brand  of Rubber Goods on the  market to-day, namely the  "Maltese Cross Brand"  STDB PROOF.  They are certainly the best  wearing and most comfortable class of Rubber Goods  ever put on sale in Revelstoke. And we venture tp  say that our'stock in every  line is the most comple and  largest in this city.   -,  -  Women's Flanellette  Gownsi Skirts and *  Drawers.  Flatin-'llctti" Gowns. Square Yoke Fronts.1 turndown Collar, Fancy Stripes. , Price next week  ���������73 cents. ���������-.-'-' -i  English Flanellette Gowns. Citcil.-ir Yoke  Buck and F.on't, I rimmed with Embroidery;  Fancy Stli pes.    Special price.- $1.2o.  Flanellette Drawers, Umbrella Frill' and Ebis-  licatknee, self .colors; next week's price.���������ioc.  Flanncllelt" Drawers. Umbrella Frill and  Elastic at knee, Lace Ti iinuied; special price���������  00c. .       -   '  Children'* Flannellelle Gowns, Square-Yoke  Front, Fulled Collar, Fancy Stripe".; for next  week���������oOc. , ��������� .  Men's Gloves  Right at the front entrance you will find onr  Men's Gloves easy to get.at and easy to ft t  suited and at prices that will pay you nntlmy  elsewheie. You make no mistake in buying  nnv of these .lines on Monday.    . ,  Blankets for  Next Week  Lumbermen's  Stub Proof  Rubbers j  Heavy sok"*,* nothing like theni  for wenl- and coin Cult ever sold  in North Kootenny. Snag |  pi oof. just tlie.piiie-thiiig.lor  rough outside,wnrkr "IVc have*  v-.<^tlieni,iu,laced."and one-and ������\vc>  *    hni-kfes*.'   -' -  1 Big" Jacket Reductions  for Next .Week.  The Clonk Manager .has   been  up some ot his selling' space.  "Lumbermen's :  Ordinary!  Rubbers \ . ,.  1. 2 and 3 buckles, exceptionally  good fm- everyday wear.       v   _  Men's, .  Women's  and Childrens  -Three   Buckle Manitobas, an A  -   1 article for all kinds of weather.  Wear-well,  fit  well. look well.  asked   to   give  is a   result   his  cntfre'slnck "niusl"be crowded  into, one.  lom th  '   less -pitce, .i-S-ifwas he lound it difficult, to give  everything a pioper  -bowing, but iiow.in.itteis,  s   will be congested moie than ever.    It is nnpbf-  A   iitiveth.it some  ot.tlie goods should   be  "-old  (iiiiiklv.    Thai's   "nr upologv  tm-  these  Bib  JACKET REDUCTIONS for next week.      ,;  10'Onlv Ladies' Tweed .Tuckets.    Sizes 32,3}. 20;  ' re"!!!.'!'!' price $0.00 to'$7.50. iiii,siile.i.e.\l_.w,eefc  ^-^S.ol".. ;, ���������-".'��������� ..���������%_ UU ', ,      '   -KU    -"'*' '  "*     10 Only," Ladies'  Beaver  Cloth   .T ickct������; colors  ���������   ���������   Black only; next week sale price���������51-7.).-,   -  10 Only  Ladies' Beaver  Cloth  Jackets,  colois  1 Black tuid Brown; speii.il sale price���������8.0.UO.      .-  '    Moridav will lie another i ousiiig" day for .Picket  >T$ii"*.-iihs.     II   von   me' interest ed -in .nioiiey-  '      B-Lvinir   tome'lii'i-ewuid  see   w hal, - ii.*n-velous  values vou get in SPLENDID FASIIIONABLK  GARMENTS, all  the -season's  styles  money.    ��������� ,    '  If you hnve Blankets to liny for the winter do  not overlook this chance on Monday. It mav  not come vour way again, and .it is absolutely  certain yon cannot gain anything ������y waiting.  Extra Fine Pore All'Wool Blankets, also Extra  Sirier White Wool Blanketssnperinr quahties,  garanteed free fro... grease/soft, oftyf."'-*,  full standard sizes and weights" 7. 3 anil 9 lbs.,  fust colored la'ncy hordei s. Ouvregular pric-e  $0.50 for 7 lb. quality.   Next week only���������u,o.-M.  Regular $4.00 a pair. . Nekt "Week $3 5������  Regular S3-S*>.a Pair-  Regular $5.00 a pair.  Regular $3.00 a pair.  7 lb.  ���������/lb.  8 lb.  6 lb.  Next jWeek $2.75  Next Week $4 50  Next Week $2.00  London. Nov. 2S-At the "i"-'!*.0/  Gi ���������bPiii. or E.isliu tlie total British  loss was 103 killed and wounde. .    .'  A transport with 33oil cers and 1.SC0  men and the Bavarinn with S3 officer,  mid 2.810 men arrived at Capetown on  T London. Nov. 20-The War Ollice  bus received the following despatch  li'iui   Gen.   Buller  dated    Capetown  Gen. Methuen reports from  Modder  river on tbo 2Sth, reconnoitied at ._   a.  ui. the enemy's   position   on   Modder  i-ivei   and   found   tbuin   strongly entrenched and concealed with i'������ *������*������"J"  of outfliinking, tlie river beig full. Ihe  notion cmnit'iiceil  ?l%-~^ '������  fmiti-y and cavali y atoidO. lhe buiucM  the right and the Ninth Brigade on  tbe   left   attacked   the,.'   position' in  widely extended formation at 0:30 and  supported by the artille.y found  it*rif  in font of the whole Boer  force, 8000  slong, with two large guns, and "lour  Kntlips.    The Naval Brigade rendered  great assistance lion, the railway alter  desperate hard fighting,   which    as, tec  ten hours.   Our men. without 1     f< od  and in'tthe   burning  sun.  11 ������le   the  enemy quit his position.    Gen.  Oilew  w is siiciessful iii getting a nin.il  party  .cross the river  gallantly-assisted     y  300 sappers.    I speak in lei ms ot  high  praisePof the conduct of all who  were  .ngagedin  one   of   lbe   hardest, and  mosirtiying fights in   the   anna s of  the British anny.    It   I  can, ������������ontioii  one arm partifiilaily   it   is   the   two  ,,KLo4!fN������v!,0aD-8en    Jlethucn's  id^pa.cl. to the Queen after tliBMlto  ���������r iiloilder River says :   The haltle was  he   bloodiest   of   lhe   ceiituiy  was   gioaning  "The list of casualties is arriving  lio-.n.y. the long listof dead isiiglia>lly  line. The ullli-���������!.������. siliTered teii-ibly.  ..nil lhe list ol dead includes its u^iial  Colonels. Major1', and Captains. The  losses on bulb sides were soiiiclliing  appalling,  i'he Times publishes the fo lowing  de-.paU-h trom Natal, dated 2itli Nov.  Liuly.smilh   was   heavily   boinbuided  U London,  Dec. 1-Beyond   a   report  f. cun Estcourt  that  lit ing' was  heal il  Ihe   direction   of    Ladysmith  in  Monday there is nut a-  to  of  Cnl.  little  ShoW. Bay: and Sale of 1  Linens*:-.  "---/;- ?'���������    . ��������� -;"'-  -.On Mondav morning (here* will be a Special  Sale of Fine Linens that wil,l. keep i-yreiul  Housekeepeis to laige savings on   uiost salis-  - factory puiiha-es ol pure linens.  Losiery:  The  BiMttVsh'shelled the enemy out of  the  -    '        i.harged.     Ine le-  hnurs  tiencbi's and  then  "ToNMN^N^.-'aO-Ttvelve  rell c\um'otT/Lo���������l Mel.hue.i's brief  despatch bus only served to increase  public anxiety and ������������sPi:1i,*e:nfl���������fj1  kinds of .speculations are being indulg-  hi the absence ot any indication   ������"*  ed  tlie south  V  -C-'in b'eniisilv satisfied at-this Store no matter  what it mav  be   in   Hosiery   ior  man. woman,  "child or iiiraot. Thi" is Hie one store that  lm* Miitii-ipated i-very demand and reluilile  quulities. always and invariably tbe. Des., values  within youi reach.   '-   '      -'��������� ,���������  Seasonalile Hints in  Mens Clothing    .  to wbetber the Boeis are ou I  or north bank ot Modder river. The  licit opinion inclines to- tne laU  llieorv. and it is pointed out that tbe  BHt sh ..iust- llive.- been .utterly  'exiiaiiiteil if.tbey con d not io low up  (beietiriiigBoersand crush them as  the enemy crowded over the budge,  theii coiiipulsiiiy lineofretre.it.  The AIorn-nK-Pobt correspondent,  who has usually shown great ability,  suggests that tl.e Boers are st. I on the  south side of the liver nnd that .the  bridge is still in their hii.Kls. He noi ito  nnt the'danger to the small British  irnce, which ctcssed on pontoons.  The importance of. the pontoon-  i���������sr    opei ation lis    proved    by  on  in ed  of  news  of any "kind"from Hie seat of  war.    A  seini-cifUcial statement lias been issued  that Methuen's  wound is  not  seiious  ,ind that he is expected to be all. right  in the course of a few days.    It is cer-  Hin,  however,   lhat  the   wound  wil  prevent his being  in   the  saddle,  and  there is greatanxiety to know whethei  be will   be compelled   temporarily  abandon   the   personal .du e'.tions  affairs.    His next in command  is  '  Colville, commanding Guards lirigacn-.  He has a reputation  as  an  excellent  ������'fiLieut. Col. Stoppard's death ends a  most.pioiiiising c.ueer. Ilew.is he  officer mainly 1 ('sponsible for tie  working nut of the plans ior the mobilization scheme. ���������. .,__, .  Kijibk-ilby. Nov. 3t-(By way of  Blo(iiiilontein)-Theie wei e.i Tew ntle  shots he.u dearly today fiom.the d -  i-ectionof Wiigbt's farm, lhis was  re-Mided as meiely one ot the numerous Boer tiicks to di aw our men out  by indii-ing "s to believe that tne_  lieving foi ces were near  noon 'the Boers blew up two large  culverts neat tbe rifle- butts on  rail wa vlinetow.il ds Spytcmten. The  news o'f tbe proximity of the relieving  forces has Rivatly cheered tho garrison  and iiihiibit.ints."    London, Nov. 30.-The news is  ao-ain repeated that the entue Boer  force eng'iged, 8,000 in nil. was either  killed or wounded or taken ptisciiiei-,  with the exception of a few stragglers,  at Modder river. ���������; .-  London, Nov. 30���������Ihe  re-  aflei -  irge  the  Desperate Sorties by the Garrison on the Investing Force  SAVAGE SORTIE AT MAFEKING  Gen. Methuen's Wound Not Dangerous.  ���������The Natal Column Still at Frere,  Between Estcourt and Colenso.���������Boer  Attack on the Colenso Bridge Repulsed.���������Details of the Battle of Modder River Unpublished.  (SPECIAL TO THE Hr.RALD].  London. Dec. 1���������Rnmois of the relief of Kiniberley aie current on the  Stork Exchange today. The War  tlepai tineiit has posted no news.  The latest Pretoria news indicates  Unit Kimberley and Mafeking aro  acting in conceit with Methuen as Col.*  Kekewitli made n sortie on the samo  day ns the battle of Graspan, killing  nine Boers, and wounding 17. A despatch from Pretoria says a second  sortie was made from Mafeking on  Satuiday lie the Chaiteied Co's police,  who made a very savage attack and'  lighting was .in progress when the  despatch was sent. -  - -    ������������������  Tneieisnonews fiom Methuen today and as yet no list of casualties  at"  Modder River has been posted in London or any Euiopean city.     - ���������    -  % U. S. Consul M.icCi urn at Pretoria is^.  renewing'liis appeals to Washington!  for leave of absence.                . .1  .So far as is known  the  Ladysmith"  relief force is still  at, Freer, where  on-  tbo2Sth tbey repulsed the Boers, who  weietiying to   blow   Up   the   bridge  over the Colenso river'. .                  ;'    ��������� -.  Gen. Methuen's .wound -received  at  Modeler River battle is not dangerous.,  A Times special says that Ladysmith,  was heavily bombarded on Nov. 57.  P-l  m  iifti  KI  ' [The above despatches were received"  ate   last  night.   ��������� Today's   Ielegriims  35 Flannellette  1 Blouses.  Gum Boots  Fusion lined, pebble and plain  "finish,   for   Ladies,   Gents-and  Children. -   ,  Boys  Lumbei men's make  ind finish,  heavy Roles, stub proof, good  and serviceable, moderate in  price, quality considered. -  |>  fa  Storm: Rubbers  For Ladies and Gentlemen���������for  lall war���������in all widths.  $1.25 Blouses for 75c.  In preltv patterns, detachable  inlliiis. "Yoke Back. These  Blouses weie made to sell at  $1.25, but. we bought them at  a low pi ice and give you  benefit.,  the  MONDAY���������75c,  Low Overshoes  Lined and iinlincul, neat fitting,  for Ladies and Gents.  The Great Salle of  I Dress Goods.  Snow  Excluders  GREAT  of yards  An exceedingly,  laige stock ��������� hut *  not too lure e.  Hundreds of ditf-  eient'- styles    for  man and boy, but  none  that a, r e  common.    Everything   is in your  favor here.      Per-  fictlv new styles ;  carefully   made  garments thiough  out.    Thoionghly  dependable qualities and the best  values nht-innble.  Then   our    broad  -giiaiantee of-yom~_i������-  moncybinkifany JJJ  purchase dues not  pi ove entirely satisfactory.   Now is  the   time   In   get  icudy for winter.  imin. The conditions otherwise weie  unequal. The Boers were strongly eii-  t.iembed on the i������gb hank i>" tbe  river. Their marksmen were concealed in ttenches and dens in the thicket  Thev also hud  two - large   guns,  the  fact that Gen. Pole Carey, one of ot.ly  Lw1.geue1.1ls, wus selected   to super.n-  "no' word   since has   been   received  ilher from Methuen or Natal.   .Spei-u  iiiul  f 1 nm  water  men  1" and 2 buckle, too well known  to need any description.  IS .  I  rv,  See our Rubber  Display in the  East Window.  Tf von'ire not readv to buv, coine anyway,  ami  If jou arc not.       j,,    ,. ���������������   Jj(,ok   ,������������������������������������*  and  be  fiee  to  ask   questions  and  We'll do all we can to help you.  o .   see what we  make   comparisons;  examine qualities, ,  Caps and  Tam O'Shanters  These lines we wish to discdiitinue in st nek and  so mak' prices that will clear nut what we have  left in a harry.     Ready on Monday morning.  Mackinaws  C.itss. the Best MakeinCanada.  Heavy, different weights anil  various colors, consisting of  Coats and Pants. Also Carrs  Mackinaw Shiits, a particularly  good article for outside workmen.  Winter Gaps  Complete stock.latest novelties.  C.B.HUME&C0.  Wholesale and Retail  General Merchants.  Unabated . interest centres in this  DRESS GOODS SALE. . Hundreds  of Fine, Fnncv Colored Dress Lengths were  sold this week,'but still the assortment remains,  complete and vour choice today is as good as  when the sale started. Here are a few examples: *���������     .  SALE PRICE EXAMPLE:    "      o  These examples show exactly what you save on  every yaid ot Dress Goods bought during lhis  sale.  80c. Fancy Dress Goods for 65c.  75c. Fancy Dress Goods for 60c.  85c Fancy Dress Goods for 65c.  45c. Fancy Dress Goods for 85c.  25c. Fancy Dress' Goods for 20c. ^  50c. Fancy Dress Goods^for 40c.  f Our 'Xmas Advertis  bition is therefme useless. It. is 'be-  tved that Methuen will be instantly  reinforced fiom Capetown by twi.  battalions of infant!y. a 1let11ch1.1e.t1l  of cavalry and-a battery ot artiller ..  C11I. Albrecbt, who is doing the work  of tlie~Boers in epposing Methuen was  idlynn officer in the Austrian  army. He entered Hbe Fiee State  ���������n vUnci soon brought its arlilleiy I o  a high state of efficeney. He is known  us unable stiatagisl. ���������  ISoine surprise is expressed at tht.  fact lhat Methuen's troops had tohglit  without fond or water' ft -?������������������*..;������*-  ever. - that . he . is not using Ui.iled  iTttions. He seizes.iirul pays tor lies  -f,Tod���������Usually--he^)eKin---lns_in-irch  about "three o'clock in the morning  after a breaklast. ot cocoa, then be does  li sfigliting or marching alter wards,  SniBgwlien his transports arrive.  Tlie afternoons are given over to cst-  iniz. Only bare necessaries are allowed -As one correspondent describes it  the British are lighting an omnipresent  but almost invisible foe.  No slight admiration is everywhere  ".  .       .,...   -..I.......a   work   ot  difficulties of. the bitn-ilion  stienuous- exertions ul lhe entire  British lorces. wliich fought  dawn to dusk witliout food or  have disposed cautious _in.utai-y  to desLtilie tlie affair as a di.ivyn h.itlle  with heavy losses in killed and woir.nl-  ed on bolh sides.      ' -        ' ">  London. Nov. 30-Baden-Powell -  p.irts under tbe dale Nov. 20 that  Oionje had gone with lus commando  leaving most of the guns with orders  to continue the bombardment, the  health of lh"e garrison was  no casualties to lepurt.  'ood and  The,  place  If You are Wise.  You will not leave it too late in the day to come  for a shaie of these very generous givings.  Each one speaks for itself.  ���������M'*M'************************$  I  exm-essed for   the   splendid  KucnV column.      With   a  force  really inadei|iiate. be marched 5.J miles  and [ought three battles willuii seven  ''"���������iVhile no credence is given to the  rumor that Liidysinilli has ta len, the |  s are serves to impress the p.i ������he witli  Ibed.inge.'of what, i.s suli witliin the  bounds of possibility. Sueh a ' mn������-  fiirlume would pronably pinduce a  formidable  revolt  anion;?   tne   Cape  Tlie'biiily Ni-wb says ivliatevercomes  we .iiiistlnace nnr nei ves to. meet it.  Certainly mday looks as if we had a  very slernand eiirnest struggle before  we see   our   way   cleat'   to   the   final  V'tbe Times comment" on the fact that  thus far lbe Boeis have heen   able   to  repel attacks by inadequate forces  u 1-  11.   heir well 'chosen  positions,  while  keening the   ii.itative.n.   Uicir  <>wn  hands.    lts.tvK iimple numbers are our  ill cat est need and decision lu send nut  the Sixth Division  has   ceitainly   mil  been taken too soon.     Now  that  d.s-  val y   in   C-ipe    Colony   has   to   be  ceil, even stealer effort,   will    have  0 be made.   The only wise course   is  to   turn   to   account    the    biiinewli.it  bitter lessons of the last six weeks and  to employ a laige factor (U safety.  London, Nov. 80.-Tlie ^ArixA  publishes the following despatch fiom  Ladysmith dated Wednesday, Nov-  22nd. Last. Saturday a whole sack full  ar mv correspondence was leturned,  showing the difficulty of coi.iinunica-  tion with the out-ide. world.  The City Council  regular  weekly   meeting  last   night.    'Present   Aid    .  'Kechnie.   Wells,  Blown,- Kilpatiick  Graham and Oi age.  ' '���������  ���������  In the absence of   the  Mayoi  Wells took tin" chair. .  ���������Tlie'fmaiue-eoiimiiltee-reconimendz-  ed a giant of S10 a month  to  lbe  iiimiiiinyanil the brass band  couMdeialion    of    their    siiccessois.  ������ Tlie' Lombined finance and public  woiks ccin.in.itee inwimiiP"d the (inr-  cli-ise of lots 11 and 12, block .. at tie  cornel-of Rokeby Ave. and been 1  street Ior tbe ounioseil dull Hall  Curried.  The board of  took  . Mi-  Ald.  1 ille  n   the  will be issnedin our Daily War Bulle  tin. which lnislieen  1 educed in price  ���������  to 5c. per copy'or &1 per month. . -  , j',f - ���������  [Now U1.1t" the "CANADIAN BOYS- ���������-  are  theie. and   todav    were" ordered',. -  TO THE FRONT the War News  be--,.  couies'of even greater interest and the;--"  Herald War Bulletin will  give cur,  readers a'chance of obtaining tbe very *  latest news from day lb day,    A limited number of 'udveitiseiiients  will .be_~  taken for the Daily Bulletin.]    - -    -  -",'-       'v-'"-^ -',".,���������-"-   ~"'-'V  A* T0H;0E-SOLID" Ctt'EY.' dQPPER r;  In One Shot in the Nettie L'.���������Develop- -    ^  ment on-the Eva.and'. Beatrice.���������Fine/  Strike of High Grade*Ore on the Big-'^.  Five,���������Returns'from  the   Ethel"IJrial ~i r  Shipment, r'.   -   ; .' ,*?,.  Ji ton of ore at one'shot was brought"    -  down recently in the workings  of the    ���������   '-  Nettie L. , This large niass was-almost  solid giey cupper. -    ���������- ' ' .      v*'-    -'   "  On the Eva giuup in the Fish.Cieek  . -  camp preparations are being, niade'to.  di ive two tunnels of 200 ft. each 011 the".  -,  vein, crosscuts  to'lie  extended"right -.  and left at intervals or 50 feel-in  Older     -  to thoio'.ighlv sample the ledge. <  A large force of-men are no_w * vroi-it-;, . __  ing at the Beatrice. Tbe work on the" ; .  trail to the. mine, is being pushed-from '  both ends, but on account of thej, diBi-,'- .  culties of the work it-is not expected' ,  that it will be completed for ten days     ,  yct' , _..  *    .'  A verv fine strike was made recently-  on lbe Big Five   and  Sunset, groups,  showing g!i'V-c-)pner.and galena of j__.i__.~-_- ���������  exceplionnllv bigli grade.   Thispropei-< .*  tv is situated' at the head of the North '- ���������  Fork of Lardean cieek, and taking  into c-oiisiiler.ition the size of  lhe  show--,, .  ing, pt utilises to be a big thing.      t  '    .*���������'',  _The letuins  from  the shipment of \.  "K0' s-icksTormv^froni^the^Ethel-thts���������-  fall netted  S370.54   Placing the a,ver->  age weight of the sacks at 100 pounds,  the shipment would^itiimnnt" to about'  six tons, which his therefoie.ieturned '  $61.75.clear prnfit per ton.���������Trout Lako  Topic>��������� "     , tjAis/'  pinpos'  works  recommended  the appropriation or 815 to >wel "oy'"  Ave.lneiween Victoria Road and 1'iist  street., and to build .1 f .W '"''  McKenzie Ave. to lot 1. block 20. up  lu J. Lawson's 1 esidence. . .      ,1H  Aid. Brown moved, seconded by Aid.  Gi aim in .hat lbe puldio ,Jvur^, J"'"  miltee slmuld go 0.1 with the consuni.-  1I..1. ot lhc Douglas Si. ni.lway.. loss-  ,���������.r. Carried after a ili-iussion ie  ruHd.by3to2v.iier, AM. Ciage *ot-  inir with the motion.  An i.gieeme.... ie lu������;y5������R ";aer  pipes, payment of R. Go.ilnu and other  iiatteis in dispute between Die K. ^ .  P. & L. Co, and the *i'y was read ai d  the Miiynr was aulhi.t r/a'd   to   execute  ,l'.\ bvlaw regulntinz  lodging  bouses  in tbJcilv was inlroilin-eil and lead  couple of" times.     Aid.   Biowr  .,,...,   delav   of   a   week." win  MiKechnie-thought it would tetelM  lo give it a six months  hoist.     It h.is  laid over lor a week. ...  Another bylaw enacting tlwt voter,  who have not paid tl..-..' taxes should  vet, have a vole 111 the next iiiuii-.c-ip.il  i-lei-liori was iiiiiudiiied und jmsm-cI.  Aid. Crage obtained leave of aliseilte  foi1 four weeks from the l5,h' .  The meeting then adjourned.  a-ked  AM  Revelstolie! Skating and Curling Rink. . ^  The contract  for tliu lumber,  over  130.000 feet,  required   for   the   Revel."  stoUeRink has heen awnrded t(i I'.-eil.,-.  Kobinsou.   The link   will   be l.)0 feet-^  long bv 100 wide and  will   bu. divided   -.  into a'skating link   COxlW   and   twi^  cm ling ) inks on each bide, each ^uxltu.    ___  The   'iie.-s'iug'-iooins.   etc..    will    bu '  ai ranged in a  lean-to  ncciiliying part  of another Int. and  will  not encroach  on the above figures wliich nie for the- ".  ice alone.   The  lonf  will   Iw   45   feet,  high.   iepo.ted liv-spans  wb.tu win ,  eniirelv ileiir the skuliiu; nnk  iuroj~s.  its whole width ������f 00 feet.   The  rink.   ,  when completed will be one or the Hest.  in Kootenav and a  iiedit to  Hie city  mul "ill   doubt le**   he   tne   scene   ot.  miinv social   gatherings  in  the shape  or bonspiels  and   cm niv.-ils.   while   in-  summer tlie building will  be availalile  r.n- tenuis courts, shunting galleues or-  bowling .illevs and  might be made a.  very allracti ve pbu e nf 1 esoi t. 111  connection with hi.   he cream   and   soda  water dispensaiv in tlied.essingrooin.  How to Get a Vote in "Revelstoke  If a ratepayer is on  the assessment  toll   and   has   paid   his road  tax, his  list iiiito-  S t������44'+������44(444^f44f&*4r4f-***+ki  ^ggjt^^wwwrrrtw.^^  Saaitarium at Albert Canyon.  Mr.   Thomas   Tonikpins.   the   well-  known O. P. R.ciintr.utor,is liitereKU'iL-  in -some   mineial  spi ings   discoverca ,_  not long since   near   Albeit   Canyon.*,-,  The water has  been analyzed   by ex- ���������  perts cand   found   to   he   a   n.nst unusually high quality.   He is  therefore,  contemplating the erection of. a  large  bottling works and  a sanitarium.     It  this i������ .lone, work will  be commenced-  as soon as nossihle after >ew \enrs  and   the    building   erected    will     bounders-ood.  ive been pre-'  er considera-  Province.  10th to thei  ,S., will be h&  1 made' very strong w  ^���������K'^'M*  "*   \-  mmam*Bi  ���������MgCT-^'W'.'iifu ������.^_������ii^_a>a.^ssi_s Kevelstoke   Herald  rul_.isli.il iu interciis of  Revclnokc. I_mte._u, Bii: liend, 'l'roiit  Lake  Illlcillcw.-C!. Allien Canyon, Jordan  Pas. and li_i;l- l'J J* Di.tnetf.  A. JOHNSO..       - -       Proprietor  A.  ������������ni--'?-_W   Journal.   publi-ied   in  the  ,*nvmx   ol    r-evi-Moke  mid  she surioiniilmi;  ���������t'utrid. W .taesdays  anil  Satmday*  c.M������st t������������n.clioii5������itli .-lltranu.  AdT������r;__ii'-  Kates:     .Uisi'li'"  ail**  mal'iu:  tl Sij  per  column ineii.s-.u. 1"T '">"���������!> wh<" 1"*~e1*, ,,V'_l  t.-.l.iiaiM. Local ads. Ioc jicr tiioiiiiiirii'li.line  ���������r first insertion; 5c fo- .'.n-li aililiiion ill iu=_r  pom. K'Sding notices. We i>er liiiuftiihi.-oiic.  ..irth, MarrUjcaud Dcatli notiee, fr..i'.  _uUi-rii.iion Kate!-.   My ma.  ������r i-.iri cr.*_.(N  v������r ������iiaum; *1_- ior _ix month-, strictly m -id-  T*Oiir'jcl.  Department i     The   IIi.iiai.u .lull  i^,?^������������.&dT'Vh_ usa trial on your  "1 cfrrrfpondcni.; \Vi Hivi" 5'���������'r"S'1i  once on any sut.jci-i of ������>������������������;*������������������������ _.1' ��������� '^ y^'Jl  public, and desire a r--Ii..l������K- ',",- ���������' . \������ "S  ponent in e. cry loialuy burro I iu 11 ei*. -y.l  ���������lokc. In all cases in* '"'"���������������' ������de '",","' '''V  wrn.r musl _c.o_iji._ny manuscript. Iiut nol  ueeesmrilr for publication.  Address all communications  REVELSTOKE   HERALD  NOTICE TO CORRESPONDENTS.  1 All correspond'-1"'''' mu-1 ,,<: k-lbl>" WIillK"  o:i une side of the I>Ji_-r only. ,  .'. _orr_-l_>ii.i'1i>'c i-oiit.inim. l.ci-'Jiiil-n.-;'  !rr-nu������iV!i|,*iwl..:i!i Uie I'ro!������i' "������������"���������' uf u,u  '"ciirria'jK.iiil. i. ---"ith i.-f-i .���������>."��������������������������� to any-  ���������hing lhat l\a������ n.-j-irul Ji. aiiotl.ii jjiil-i ���������"J  :irsiV otI.-ii-.l ...* inil'liiMli;-.! I" tl.at I'-ip-i  Ufor. n canal...>r Hi  I'm- iImiai.I-  AT  PRINCE ALBERT.  Battleford Herald:      Hon. Mr   Sir  ton and Hon. Mr. Fraser were billcu  ,o De at i-nuce Albert   on    'iuesuay.  "*hey mav.be expected    to    tell   tue  people theVe, as ihey have all along th"-*  me, that all tne good things tue cotin-  -*y has enjoyed are due io the   wisdom of the present government,  lhey  v;ill perhaps be able to explain v. nj  s0 many promises made by Mr. uav.s  jn the name of   the government   . e-  ,aain unfulfilled.  Mr. Sifton may also be able, altei  visiting the "white" settlements to  juke a look at his favored settlers,  who, although he has pronounced  them���������the Doukhobors and Galicians  ��������� to be "not white," suli have a warn-  place in his heart  Mr   Davis will be able, if time pei-  mits, to corroborate all the ministers  say in respect of the boons.conferred  on the country by the present ailmra-  -istration, in the way of reduced railway rates.     He will no doubt take an  arpl'e in his hand, and holding it to  'view, remind  the people how much  ���������hev have *to be grateful for in con-  "ectiou  with  the   Crow's  Nest  Pass  i:=al, when it secured the reduction ol  ." dollar a   barrel on    apples   going  into Prince Albert.   ~-Ho knows there  -.-as such a reduction because ho got  ti-e benefit of it.     But we * question  --hether he will tell them that as an  oifset to this reduction there i������ a general increase of 17 cents per hu^jed  pounds    on freight   to Saskatchewan  over what it formerly was. Mr. Davis  ���������benefitted on his carload   of   apples,  lhe farmer pays the 17 cents per hundred on everything he huys.     This is  but one specimen of how the speciour  .r.romises    of    the government   have  "been disregarded.   AGRICULTURAL   EDUCATION.  " Agricultural methods of today and  * Cuose of 20 years ago present somewhat the same comparison as the old  fashioned stage coach and the n������lm  limited express, says the Nor-We_t  Parmer. The agriculturist is rapidl>  '."lentine from the laboring rank  to  ���������' --ait-of the stilled mechanic and keen  business man. If modern invention  has remodelled our great manufacturing industries, it' has simply revolutionized agriculture. The invention  and general adoption of the thresher,  leader, self binder, mower, and  aiacke., not to mention the hundrc n  and one more or less complicated contrivances for the cutivation ami harvesting of roots, the results attained  sind time honored customs exploded  throueh the efforts of an army of  skilled chemists the world over, wno  ' are devoting their lives to the advancement of agriculture, the valuable  conclusion reached by the practical ex-  i-.erimentalists, carrying on investigations covering tho whole range of intricate agricultural problems, testinr  -->ud breeding of varieties for every  conceivable climatic and soil' condition under the sun, all these factors  have wroueht such changes m farm  economy and operation that if thc  '.ast generation visited the former field-  of action it would stand aghast at  the unprecedented advancement and  srveeoine changes adopted on the  farm" within,   comparatively speaking.  .. ..recent vears  thc'federal government, and while :t  similar stato of affairs exists in the  United States, there is this notable  difference, that south of the line land  grant colleges maintaining courses oL'  instruction in agriculture, have been  established in every stato, under the  acts of congress of tho 2nd July, 18G2,  the 30th of August 1S0O, and the Hatch  act of tho 2nd of March, 1897. Somo  025 professors are actively engaged  in imparting instruction at these colleges. The scientific staffs are also  utilized in connection with farmers' institute work, or as it has been appropriately called, tho great "university  extension" movement. Twenty-nine  thousand persons received instruction  nt agricultural colleges in the United  States during the year 1S07, and the  publications of these institutions, aggregating some 16,000 pages, were  mailed to over half a million people,  agricutural education!  This is something liko a scheme of  pgricultural education!  Agricultural education in. the Territories, as might be expected, is in a  still moro undeveloped state. The  federal government, must, however,  shoulder tho solo responsibility here.  A mere pittance is doled out to th-~  Government of the Territories with  ���������which to defray thc cost of administering that vast country, which is  rapidly heing filled up, largely with  aliens of thc most unprogressivo type.  Some good work has been done by the  r.owly established department of ag  riculttire there in organizing institute  meetings and initiating agriculture!  expeiments, but only tho ridiculously  r.r-'nll sum is available for agricu!-*  tr.ral educational objects, which have  in the past, of necessity boon confined  to purely rudimentary work.  The remedy Is contained in a nutshell. The federal government should  either bund ovor    thc    public    lands  within Manitoba and lho Territories,  or part of them,  to bo administered  locally, whicli would enable us to d .-  frav the cost ot the agricultural education ot the people, and  consequent  development of    tho   country, out or  the. revenue from the public domain,  to which it is properly chargeable, or.  let tho Dominion government provide  sufficient for such    services,  on    the  same basis as has been adopted to the  south of the line.     In the   meantime,  the people here, who are spending the  best years of their life in colonizing  this country and enduring more or less  of the hardships    -incidental     to all  pioneering, object strongly    to    havo  this "North West Estate" administered for the especial benefit of the Enst-  rn Provincs, while the latter, as well  as: tho province of British Columbia  arc enjoying the   revenues from their  l.-~nds, and  are consequently able    to  develop  locally  every branch  of  agriculture to the very utmost, establish  efficient- agricultural colleges, in fact,  extend iho strong guiding hand only  r.cssossed   by   government,   seconded  by tho necessary expenditure, to raise  agriculture to that lofty plane whero  similar  encouragement has placed  it  in other   provinces, and   incidentals  enter into unoniial   competition   wilh  iho farmers of Manitoba, and the Territories, who do not enioy these "durational facilities and government assistance.  found no means of checking promiscuous treating. A wave of moral  sentiment has caused the principal  scial clubs of Cincinnatti to renuve  the bars from the club-houses. This  will have to be done in other cities  i������ drunkenness cannot be suppressed  within the clubs. If all membeis  would take a non treating pledge  and wear a button to show their  convictions, men under the influence  of liquor would seldom be seen within their precincts and a sentiment  would speedily _ be created which  would, lead to the expulsion of ha  bitual  drunkards.  Treating, instead of being an evidence of sociability, is simply . an  evidence of a lack of moral courage  to drink when and what you desire.  COMPANY.  THE   ABSENT   MINDED   MTJX.E  your  Irish  WHIVE GWILI.������M   & SCOTT.  Barristers,  Solicitors,  Notaries Public.  Etc.  Taylor Block, McKenzie Avenue, Kevelstoke Station.  Money To Loan.  White,. J.  M.  Scott, B.A.,  Q- C. l. L. B.  F.  L.  Gwilltm  W  Harvey & Mc carte  mmrimwmwnmmmimwmmmmmmmmmwmm  I  JLyw.  2=  iNCOKI'OltA'll-l!   ISY  ACT  (U~   I'M.MOMENT, 1855.  3  =2  HEAD OFFICE  MONTREAL  i  t The question now er's.es, is the nv-  eroee farmer keeping pace with the  times? The reply must irahesiiit-  inelv be giveu in the negative. We  are taking the utmost pains to educate  our children to become good citizens  bu*. it is equally important in the  . in al districts, to educate them to h������-  <-)me good farmers, and still more so,  to educate a large nronrtion of the  present generation of farmers up to  ������������������'���������scarding ih<=ir Rip Van Winkle methods, as well as to place valuable  i'tcts and latest information within  the reach of every agriculturist in  die country, progressive or non-prr.-  --ressive. It is gratifying to find that  ihe governments of both the province  it Manitoba and the North West Territories are alive to the importance of  this feature of their work. Sufficient  is not beine done, however. The expenditure of the Ontario government  upon strictly agricultural educationa.  ch'Tts as~������n*esaip.- more than JI>:?-fJ"''  Manltboa expends in all some *1G,000.  whii" the North West Territories a?  tit the bor-crn of the list, with a tot .1  appropriation of S2.500. partly for in-  -.;tute work and partly for agricul-  ���������ural experiments. It cannoj. be s"--  r������"=~.=fully arcued that the need fcr work  . f that nature is greater in Ontario  ���������ban it is in the west Every person  in possession of average common  r^n^c must admit that exactly the reverse Is the case. The rural population'of the west embraces neopl--"  from everv country in Europe, totally  imorant as to our conditions of soil,  climate and cultivation. To illustrate  i*_e point, we have only to refer to the  recent influx of Doukhobors and Galicians, and the proposed largo immi-  ������������������cition from'Finland next year. The  i 'cr'-West Farmer does not wish to  '-r-ier into any controversy as to the  merits or demerits of these people as  rettlers; the fact remains that they  -re here, and that it behoove our  respective governments to see that  missionary work along agricultural  5'nes is not neglected. A great num-  .j-r of our settlers come direct from  Great Britain or our Eastern Provin-  .--"e, and they also have much to learn  _s well as to unlearn. Apart from  tnat, the whole farming population,  irrespective of creed or nationality.  ,s vltallv Interested in keeping abrea=*l  of the" latest developments in tho  science and practice of agriculture.  Our public lands are   controlled by  THE EVILS OF  TREATING.  How to diminish the evils of intemperance is a problem which has puzzled the best minds of all ages, and  in none has it been more prominent  than in tho present. The formation  of a non-treating society would probably do more lo ameliorate thc e.ils  of excessive drinking than any of the  existing  temperance   societies.  In Europe wine and beer drinking  is' almost universal, but, notwithstanding, u man under tho influence  of alcohol is seldom or ever seen.  This is somewhat due lo t.he light  character of the wines and beers, but  more largely to the fact that the inhabitants .drink in modera'tion. An  American can readily got intoxicated  upon French wine or German beer.  A European seldom drinks bet-.vec'i  meals. The German consumes his  malt at his meals or in tho evening  in some beer garden. Surrounded by  his family, the members of wliich indulge with him, ho sips a single  schooner of light beer while he listens to tho orchestra. Tho Latin  races prefer light wines, which they  take with all meals. But they seldom  drink at other times except in the  evenings. To rush up to a l~ar and  pour down whiskey or brandy upon  an empty stomach would be considered the act of an idiot.  To offer to pay- for a friend's drink  in Europe would be taken -as au insult. He would probably tell you  that he could afford to pay for his  own liquor. An Englishman may  _ay,_ J'Come, let us .go in and get  a drinki" "but-lie would never ofTer  to settle your seoie. A Canadian or  American might-consider this meanness, but a sober second thought  should convince-him that there is no  more reason for one man paying for  another's alcoholic stimulant than  there is in paying for his beeistt-ik in  a butcher's shop which they happen  to visit together.  The ciuse of the Westerner is his  iree use of money and so-called generosity. It* he walks into a sa.'ioi.  to take a cocktail before -jioing home  to dinner and finds half a dozen acquaintances standing at the bar, ho  has not the courage to "ordor h*is  beverage������and drink "'alone. Indeed,  were he to do so his siin-^iness would  be commented upon after his departure and he knows it. So he says,  "i3oys, what will you have?", and  seven drinks are token. Then the  others Insist that hu shall drink  ' with them. Tl.e result Is, that  he has taken seven "drinks, v;hcn he  only wanted ono. nnd lie goes home  late to dinner with a flifs'nod face,  thick speech an-! unsteady steps lo  sadden his wife's heart. Again, a  dozen friends meet at the club after  dinner. Instead of each one ordering some long drink which he can  sip at leisure during a couple of hours  while he Joins in the conversation  with clear faculties, someone orders  the drinks and a dozen cocktails are  taken. Then no man can depart,  under the prevalent false code of  honor, until he also has .paid for a  round of drinks. The result is  nasty stories and rihhald conversation, which would have shamed him  in sober moments, and twelve men  go to their homes at. midnight or  later to disgust their wives and relatives, and get up the next morning  with headaches and unfitted for business. If there arc any young men  in the party they have reached such  a reckless condition that it is easy  for some hoary-hcaded old sinner to  lead them to a. gambling hell or  worse place, v/here they noi. only  lose their money, but their self ns-  peet. Thereafter lhey gravitate down  ward very rapidly.  Scores of young men arc: ruined annually in thr- KOci.il clubs of our  large cities, and most of the evil results from the treating habit. This  is   well  recognized   and   deplored   by  When  you're    walking    out  Gloucesters      and      your  Fusiliers,  And you feel like  slapping Kruger  in the mouth,  Don't  forget to  keep an  optic  on  a  little  chap  with   cars,  A gentleman   in floor-boards,  come  from south,  lie's  an   absent  minded   beggar,   and  his  style   is  pretty  high���������  Though,   of   course,   you've  got  to  take him as  wc  find'him���������  lie   is   here   on   active   service,   and  he's  been   and   done   a   guy,  And he-s left a lot o' little things  behind hi in!  Old  mule,���������bold  mule���������mule ot tho  tail���������  Mule   ot   spirit    and   swift   hind  hoof and  flabbily scornful lip-  Each   ot   him   doing   his   country's  work (how when ho happens to  fail?)  Never go nap on can  army mule,  'cause   hell'   skip!    skip!   skip!  He's  tho thing for  a stony  country,  hard as nails, and tough as boot;  Vou can feed him cheap and work  him very late;  You  can  load   him    up    with    most  things   from   lemonade  to  loot,  But small arm ammunition aint. his  weight;  0' tho  boys that kicked  him casual,  they'll  be  sorry,   now  he's   gone,  For  an  absent-minded beggar they  will  find him;  They're safe and  sound with Joubert  (aud  the fun just coming on!)���������  Our  poor  Tommies  that  the  mule  has left behind him!    mv   What mule?���������pot mule���������  son of a  blawsted  gun���������  Son of a Lambeth publican���������born  to give us the slip���������  Each of him doin' 'is country's work  (Lordy, how it gets done!)  Never   go   nap   on   an   army   mule,  'cause he'll  skip!   skip!   skip!  "TWiTS**" if-'      ���������<*  ���������'_������������������/  :';-        'm        ""  He's"' been" trained " to' smell   blank  cartridge and wink the other eye.  He  delighted   in   the  music  of  the  hand,  But hed never seen no boulders and  he didn't want to die,  And shot and shell were more than  he could stand:  Ho's an absest minded beggar, though  ho heard his country's call,  And   his   regiment    didn't  need   to  send  to  find him; '  Ho chucked his  job  and  bolted���������and  .  tho job before us all  Is to _get the  men  he's    gone ;and  left'behind him!  / -  Rough    job���������tough    job���������job    for  Buller   &  Co., ,.     ���������  Job for fifty thousand men (that's  the  bloomin'   tip!)  Each   ot  'em   doing  his    country's  work; each of 'em having a go;  Each   ol'* 'cm 'ware  of  the  army  mulo  what'll   skip!   skip!   skip.  INCORPORATED 1670  China,  Crockery,  Glassware  Barristers,  Solicitors,  Etc.  Solicitors for Imperial Bank of Canada  Company funds to loan at S per cent.  Offices:      Molsons  Bank Block.  First Street, Itevelstoke Station, B. C.  J. W. Cross, M. D.  OlUcPi   Taylor   Jlloek, Mackenzie  Reveletoke.  Surgeon lo the C.P.It  Hci.tli ollicer. City of Kcvtfeto o.  Avenue,  ~ PAID UP CAPITAL      ....      $2,000,000  ������-                     itEST FUND          .                                                     $1,500,000                  s Z?i  ^ DIIIECTOKK:   Will. Moi.son _MACi.irn.-o., Piesident;   S.  II. Kwiso, Vicu-Presldenti _38  t;               XV, M, Haksav, Samuel Kivi.i.v. Hi _nv AiK-niiiAr_.ii. J. P. Ci.i uiiuiin, ���������9  ���������                                                       II. Mahki.am. Mom-ox. ^S  __                                      F. WuKKUKTos Thomas, General Manager. Zjf  *��������� ���������������,  tz     A goiiur.-l banking business transacted,     Iiiferesr. allowed at current ZS!J  ������ l"ules-                ,                                 .                           J. D. MOLSON, =������  .   \                                                            3Ianaci.ii, Kuvklsioku, H.C. S?  $_  7WA4-__ii_i__^U&i������i&^  We have just .unpacked tho nicest  assortment of tlie above goods ever  brought to Calgary, and w<j invite  you lo inspect our inagniiicent stock  l.ofoic the prettiest pie^-os nre sold.  We shall bo pleased to show you  those goods whether you wish to  purchase or not, lyid we know you  will lie pleased when you seo them.  This itiip.'it't.tl.ic.n consists of  Dinner Sets,  Tea Sets,  Sorry Sets,  Pudding Sets  Toilet Sets.  Wine Sets,  Cut Tumblers,  Plain Tumblers  Library Lamps,  Parlor Lamps,  Banquet Lamps,  Glass Lamps,  Night Lamps  Fancy China and Glassware in all Shapes  and Colors.  iJithSHYTEItlAN CIIUI-CH-Rcyolatoko.  J- Uorvico every Rubiitiy ur 11 u.m. und 7:30  p.m. Bibo Clin, ul 2::i0 p.m., to which  all uro wkIcoiho. Prayer iHtoting a& B u,m.  overy XX cdnesday.   KEV   T. MICNZIES. Pn-stor.  .'OMAN     (JATHOL-ru   CIIUUOH-Hovel-  ������������������������>���������   u'-olio      Mima   llrst mid thli-il Huudayu In  liiontli iiilOiUu u m.   K^JjVlTlTEI* THAYElt.  SALVATION' .\KMY-Mentiiii5H ovory nit;lit  in llielr hall on '.'rout Snoot  Methodist Church,  Kevelstoke  \ Preaching services at 11 a. m.  and 7:30 p.m. Class meeting at the  close of the morning servico. Sabbath school and Bible class tit 2:.10.  Weekly prayer meeting every Wednesday evening at 7:30. Tbo public  are cordially invited.    Seats free.  REV.S..T.THOMPSON,   Paslor.  Church of   England Sunday Services.  Eight a.m., Holy Communion; 11  meeting, litany aud sermon, (Holy  Eucharist, first Sunday in the month);  2:30 Sunday school, or childreus'  service; 7:30 evensong (choral) and  sermon. Holy     Days���������The     Holy-  Eucharist is celebrated at 7 a.m. or. S  a.m. as announced. Fridays���������7:30  Evensong, with spiritual reading,  si tor Sunday school at 3:15.  a  REAL ESTATE  MINING  AND  INSURANCE  AGENT  Kenzie  Ave.  t__a___5______i_-K_t_g-am'_^^  {{evelsto^e  Hospital  Maternity Room i,i eontiec'lion.  Vaccine   kopt    on   hand.  We've retired, and retired, and retired  "with   tho   dawn,"  And fallen back and back and back  and  back      ;  We've "hammered Paul" like Britons,  and carefully withdrawn  And     scooted     home     along     the  southern track;  Paul's an absent minded beggar, and  .   he may  not see  the ,joke,  But   he   doesn't   need   a  lawyer   to  remind him  That,  although   his  day  is  over and  his oligarchy's broke,  We've  never  yet  got  through  him  '.   or behind him!  Fair war���������square war���������war    of the  ���������fine old sort  (Fifty  thousand  men    and  horse  out for  a long trip);  Each   of   'em   doing    his'country's  work  (and .a trifle keen on the  sport),  Yet it's no use running a righteous  -  U'!ir-nn .cl-in| -^jl-it^l    Skit" '  La'Banque Nationale at Montmagny  in  Quebec,  was  robbed   of  ?15.000  Malier and "Kid" McCoy may fight  on January 1st  Michael Davltt-was thrown from his  carriage and terribly injured.  Ten thousand Russian troops will  soon leave to reinforce easte'rn garrisons.'  Eastern Canadians propose forming  a salmon combine ^on the Pacific  coast.  The Foulds' block, Winnipeg, a  Main street   property, was    sold  for  Hrs.   McKechnie   and   Tefls  The Revelstoke  Herald    [Sum Weekly]  Has more readers in North  Kootenay than any olher paper;  has more advertisers in Revelstoke than' any other paper;  does moro 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 aro lowest  circulation considered; its subscription rate is only 52.00 per  annum; it covers the field* Try  it and bo with the crowd.  Write to    ' ...  REVELSTOKE HERALD,'.  Revelstoke, B. C.  Wholesale and Retail Dealers in -     - -  Prime Beet Pork,Mutton, Sausage  a  ?asm������ sn season.  Table furuisho'l' with  tlie choicest  the uiiii'kui. nllVii'il..  L:ciiiois and Cn/.-u-oi.*  In-iroDiiis. K.ites  Ali.ulhly i ate.  Uu-l,   Wines  Larff-',   liirht  till  "day.  J. ieri Stone. Propr  THE NAMES OF THE  DEAD  We're Irish; they said we'd not fight  For the Queen.     Was that right?  Ask for the names of the women who  cried���������  For the heroes    who charged    to the  cannon and died;  Go ask for llie names of the dead.  Our brothers are dead in    the   Transvaal ;  English and  Scotchmen���������and    is that  all  Who died that thc whole world might  know  That watered    by blood   the   Empire  would grow?  Co ask for the names of the dead.  We've drunk to the Queen���������God bless  her!  We've fought with    the   Boers���������who  curs'd her!  And we're Britons!      We're   true   to  the flag!  When tho lighting was on did one of  us lag?  Co ask for the names of the dead.  English, and Scotchmen, and Irish���������all  Britons, yet  When WE  fail,  there'll be  rooms in  the Empire, to let;  We have   wrongs, we are   poor���������Cod  knows, but we'll  wait,  Like    Fusiliers,    not   traitors,    we'll  fight against Tate.  Co look at the namest of the dead.  We'll pi-ay for the names of tho hon-  ,i ored (1 ea d; u  We'll drink to the F.mpiro their dylun  has made;  rt's their blood and    our    blood, the  banner has stained;  Tt.'s their land, and    onr    land,    the  dying has gained.  Co pray for tho soula of the dead.  ���������W. A. FRASER.  Tho   French   government   will   establish   an   embassy  at  thc  Vatican,  inve   business   buildings   In   Yarmouth, .N.S.. were destroyed  by  fire.  Tho defeat of the Winter ministry  of Newfoundland is confidently predicted.  872,000.  Jas. Davidson, .who was hanged in  Austin, Texas, confessed his crime on  the scaffold.  The Salvation Army in Winnipeg  will feed 1,000 people for dinner on  Christmas day.  The town of Calulla, Texas, was  was washed by a cloud burst Many  buildings 'were destroyed.  Two men were hanged in South Carolina for assaulting women. It was  the first legal execution.  W. L. Thomas, of Bradford, Ontario,  a Canadian medical student, was  found murdered near Toledo.  Colonel Stone, contrary to General  Hutton's opinion, is most favorably  impressed with the efficiency of tho  Canadian artillery.  The Cnited States gunboat Charleston has disappeared into deep water  from the bank on which it was resting.  Chicago cattle breeders have formed  an association -and will hold .annual  expositions, the first in December,  1S00.  The executors of the Massey estate  have notified Wesley collgo, Winnipeg, tbey are ready to pay over the  S50.000 legacy.  Captain Williams, A.D.C., held  meetings at Macleod, Lethbridge and  Pincher Creek last week in connexion wftb - the North West Mounted  Rifles.  In consequence ot the outbreak of  smallpox at Great Fails, Montana,  the North West government has prohibited Ingress to the - Territories"  therefrom, for the period of onc  month.  The Macleod Gazette announces that  through the efforts of ox-Crown Prosecutor Conyb'-are. witnesses In crown  oskos and innu'"-ts will In fumre receive actual living expenses, not exceeding $2 a day. ThiK applies only  to witnesses residing outside the  pl.-!/"e where the trial or inquest is  held.  The Macleod Gazette Is vexed at the  unblustng effrontery of Clifl'ord Sifton in assorting that Canada was only-  discovered and opened tip to Immigration, trade and commerce in 18S(i,  It. hints, however, tbat Mr. Sifton did  r.ot pull thr; wool over anyone's eyes  in Macleod, and tbe pills he prepared  did not go down, notwithstanding  Mr. Fraser's attempt fo sugareoat  them.  A notice has ri������en issued by the C. ���������  P. R. again warning grain sliipporn  against overloading cars, which Is  liable to. cause broken axles. Shipping  agents have been instructed lo detain  any cars that they suspect of being  overloaded anrl should they bo found  to contain moro than lh" authorized  amount It will     be removed     at the  inper's expense, and a charge made  of $2.00 for oarh day, or part of day,  during which thc car Is held.  Mr. Millri, a Toronto lawyer; Rev.  Dr. Griffith, and A. T��������� Cameron, ' Q.  C. doputv attorney gehonil. hnvo loft  for Antico3t! as representatives of the  federal government, to interview the  Fox Bay settlors,'who nre unable, to  como to an agreement with Mr.  Meniei*. The deputation Is nullini'iz-  ed to offer to llie settlers a tract ot  land on the borders of Lake Winnipeg,  REVELSTOKE ���������  .  Sash  E*nd  -   Door-  Fa etoi y.  Manufacturers ol       and Dealers In r-T  Susli. Door.*. Turning*1, Pllnlli**. Corner  HI..('"-a, Mnulilin;.'!? of all l-liuli, Fancy  . (ialilviinml Verandah work. Ilr.iekcts,  of every .leseriptlon made lo order.  Slore and Cllfiee lutti.iKS, ^'intlow  "������������������mine.", with with fitted :i stieeialty.  the laii'sL machinery. Dry kiln  '.remises. Call uj'd get jjriei'S before  Kolnpr elsewheie.  '       SAWYER ������5 1VEANWI-NTG  RATE,.' $i:ob   PER   D\Y  ��������� ft:  Ti  Gootl accommodation.    '&.. good . -i  well supplied   with choice-.wince  "  ���������'   .        -      -      "'��������� ���������"        ' "    "'  liquor"! and cigars. -/ '  <_������"  House,  Tvazs Bas Meets All Trains  Brown   <& Pobl  Proprietors. -       '  .ELl'ST  HEVELSTOKE  ff  II  Blacksniithing, - Jobbing,  Plumbing,  Pipe Fitting,  Tinsmithi-iff   ISheet Iron  "Wo rkf-^-r* i'iicli in cry-rHLiu^  pai red.   ���������  Mining  Work    a    Specialty  "ROUT. GORDON  Rovolatolte  Wo Have a Good Supply of  Building...  Material  *n<������ Lumber  CUT 1HUCES  FOR SPOT CASH  Call an'l Htj������ in.  Wu o in 11^ y-.y.i  REVELSTOKE i,AW MILLS  Do   Vou   CUant   a   flotne   in    This  -Groining    OQining   and  Railcaay   Centre   ? . . ,  The G. & lv. s*ea!n ItfavigaMoti Gonipauy hava sorn." of t'lcrn  liglitttil "jro"prly in Revelstoke.    It is charmingly   situated,     _u_d~    to  to any portion of thu lovrn.    Coiqc and enquire about it at once.    Easy  terms if necessary. ���������' ' " '  ��������� ���������"-  I  i   JL   b"  4AI&~S ������le-Jx������������M  TTtU<>X  it-  THE- PIONEER- LIVE'RY-^^,,  Feed and Salo Stable of tbe Lardeaii and Trout Lake   *     ������  Saddle   and     Puck  always for hire.  iiori-  Freightinp"   and, T������jatnit)j_r  specialty.  Oailv .Slue;.! Ipiivc-s Thomson's  Liiniling every morning at 7-o'clock  for Trout Lake Citv.    Fnr particulars write  CRAIG fc HILLMAN, Thomson'sLanrino  fj.nd tor fi Copy of tbo Third Annual Edition  Undortalcinfr and Erabalminer  P. Howson & Co,,  maCkkv/ik Avr���������  Id .nil l!c_il>_4 In  Fnmlliir .  ROBERT SAMSON  Wood Dealer  and Ora^maq.  Draying and delivery work a specialty. Teams always ready on shortest  notlo*.     Contract* for Jobbing talun.  OF ���������  PETTI-PIECE'S  rir%  TYOFREVELSTOKE  Complete and &<:._{������&���������.������������'  /ill About Revelstoke  \  The Cat uteri y lo the I I'oiidi'i-fnlly Jlich jl, bivrait pjistriet of Norlh  Kootenay an'l Canoe Jtiuer.    The Sv.p^y pDin; for thc  Hit/ Urn,I, 'J'nittl Iju.e, Lardeaiw Fif^utwaet, Albert Canyon, Jordan Pans andKaijle Paim  hi.'iirictn. Hiisiiicm Men. and Hiwi-  iirsy Jfouncti.   Thc name, Occupation anti Hesidencexif  Kerry Male Kesidcnl  1 in     tht:    Cily.     .    x.  i',0 Cents  A ui j !<]>-������ :  ������  P. PETTIPIECE,  Revelsloke, B. C.  \%&?izfrs&zj'jy>yst&sfr&iS"Gy7--> ?^^-^-<s5>������(^ss^!i^-*5^^'^^***������A h  '  A GERMAN VIEW.  Thinks   England  Will   Need  a  Much  Larger Force to Subdue the Boers  "A prominent German general and  staff officer in a friendly criticism  has been telling the Briiish authorities in the Times "how grave, is the  necessity uf sending large reinfoi cements to South Alrica. He ainrnih  from positive knowledge that the  Boers are able to put UO.OOO men lithe field. Against this force the English have 80,000 men. From this, T:e  points out, musl bo deducted tnose  needed to keep open the requisite  base lines, as well as the forces i.e-  cessary for/checking risings in Cape  Colony and for garrison duly in llie  chief centres. He adds: "1 hold tho  opinion which is freely Jharcd by  brother staff officers, that not less  than 40,000 or 45,000 men will be i-b-  sSorbed by such necessities, leaving  36,000 or 40,000 for active military  operations. It must be further taken  into account that a majority of th-  men aro unused to tlie climate, und  ,an unusual ,percentage of V3ickt>c_s  must bo expcclad. The local geogr.-  phy is a sealed book to most of lh;  British, and an unusual number of  reserve men must be pressed into  use before the British are in a condition for ,such a campaign. 1 do-  not consider thai oar German view-  is unjustified, viz., how can England  expect to crush ,a force of at least  50,000 Boers with an army ot 40,000  available for offence when we consider that theso Boers are acclimatized and know every yatd of the  country und its capacities for trips  ror the bravest European troops.  They shoot admirably and they manoeuvre with an astoHishJng strasellcal  ability. Thoy 'have already reveal."!1,  in trilling operations that they can  ignore thc questions of tood und encampment to a degree out of the  question wlti- Briiish troops, when  they are figh :...g for their,rotten oligarchy with the courage of despai ',  wliich has been heightened hy success of certain nature up to the present. They have lound time, during their advance south lo put th.ii*  route in )UU admirable state of ''.-  fence. Finally , Pretoria, has Deen  fortified in such an able manner tli.it  an almost insignificant defensive  force will be able to hold the pla-e  while tho main army can be devoted  to other duty. Tailing all the foregoing into account, the conclusion l.as  to be 'arrived at that if. Englanc  means to come out victorious she  will have to be represented in South  Africa by au immensely increaseu  numerical force, at any rate ' y one  quito beyond the proportions of anything as yet conceived by the public."  There is no official announcement  to this effect, but there.is some reason to believe that such is now the  government's opinion. Two thirds (t  the transports which cariied the first  corps/to South Africa will be back  in-English ports before the fresh,,  troops are' ready to sail, and these,  with the important additions to the  fleet, like* the,Majestic. will probably  -.start off for South Africa within '.wo  er three weeks. *  MANITOBA ELECTIONS  Nomination Day Tomorrow���������Conserves. Confident of Victory.  Ottawa, .Nov.* 27.���������George E.: Foster  has returned from his tour 'of Quebec  and left today for Winnipeg, to take  a hand in ��������� the - provincial elections  there in behalf of Hugh J.MacDonald.  R.   R.   MacLennan  and*Mr.   Borden,,  MP   for Dundas, are also leaving to i ^here may be some further trouble for  take part in the contest. A prominent Canservative said today that the  reason.for supplying men anel irioney  from the east to endeavor, to defeat  Greenway was not because of any  fault to be found -.with his-government but to help ,Sir .Charles Tup-  'per   back   to   power.   Mr.   Paterson.  .minister of customs, has returned  home from Manitoba and the West,  and he says that while in Winnipeg  he learned that the friends ot the  government'   were*   confident    of   a  "sweeping victory.   ,  .Winnipeg, Nov. 29.���������Tomorrow rill  bo nomination day in Manitoba.Ev>ry  seat-'' will be contested. The Conservative party have closed their ranks  and where two.candidiates were in.  the field for the", same*'* constituencv  ono has dropped out. Tupper, Fos1'-!,  Wallace, Davin and other lights of  the party have been stumping the  province, and have mpt with rousing  receptions" everywhere. Foster's meet-  __ingiher-_last_nigh__.was;_a_royelatio.__  to the .Liberals and they now concede that-their cause is hc-peless ,in  the city but are.looking to the country to pull them through. Rep-- ts  from country constituencies are  very.encouraging and unless all signs  fail Hugh John Macdonald will be  premier, of Manitoba after the 7th of  * December.  DORCHESTER   PENITENTIARY  Ottawa, Nov 29.���������At 'today's meeting of tho cabinet it was cieuiueu  on report of the commisioners appointed to investigate affairs in  Dorchester penitentiary, N.B., to dis  miss Warden J. B. Forster. It is  also understood that Lieut.-Colonel  J. A. Kirk, ex- M.P.P. for Guysbcro,  will bo appointed warden to succeed  Forster. Forster has been under suspicion since the inquiry commenced  about a year ago.   o   ARRIVAL   OF.DOCTOR  JIM  London, Nov.2S.���������Dr. Jameson.load-  er of the famous raid arrived here  from South Africa.  SAMOAN QUESTION.  Washington, Nov. 28.���������-Tho U. S  doeline to accept the agreement as  to the disposition, 'oj tho Samoan  questiou reached by Great' Britain  and Germany. It was possibly the  leaking out ot somo information to  this effect that gave rise to tlie report in circulation in European capitals recently of the development of a  serious hitch in the- negotiations. As  "a matter of fact thero was no serious  hitch and tho reasons which Inliu-  -enced the state department in rejecting tlie British-German arrangements  which were submitted tor approval,  related to minor matters and touched  rather upon form than on substance  of the arrangement. Having rejected  a tentative treaty submitted by the  othor two powers the U. S. gover.i-  men has in turn and at tho instance  of tlie other parties, prepared and  submitted a draft of a treaty which  it is hoped will he acceptable to all  the powers. This is now before tho  foreign ofllces in London and Berlin  for consideration and it is confidently  believed here Jt will receive- an  unanimous approval, as it does not  differ in principle from the original  project.  GENERAL KITCHENER  Gains Another- Victory in Egypt���������The  Dervishes Utterly Routed.  . Cairo, Nov. 27.���������-Lord Cromer, tho  British minister here, has received  lho following despatch from General  Kitchener: "Wingato's forces came  up with the Khalifa's force seven  miles south east of Godid. Alter a  sharp fight we took his position. The  Khalifa, who was surrounded by a  body guard of Emirs, was killed and  all tho principal Emirs were killed  or captured, except Osman Digna,  who escaped. The Dervishes were utterly defeated, their whole camp was  taken and thousands surrendered. A  large number of women, children and  -eattle also fell into the hands ot the  *Anglo-Egyptian forced."  The Khalifa referred to as being  killed is Abdullah El Taishi, the great  chieftain of the Soudan who" has given  tho British so much trouble. It maybe said that the" power of the Dervishes is* probably, crushed. Abdullah  was one of the Khalifas who .in 1888  helped the famous Mahdi to overthrow the government of Egypt in  eastern Soudan and establish despotism of the Mahdi in its placet At  the battle of Omdurman on September  ���������2, 1898. General Kitchener utterly defeated the forces* of the Khalifa with  tremendous slaughter,-but the Khalifa  with his harem i* and- Osma Digna  the most famous Soudan general* es-'  caped and has since,   been   a fuiritive.  the British-in the Soudan owing to  the fart tat Osman Digna has escaped. - He is a man of undoubted com--"  age and remarkable skill.  SYSTEMLESS SHOPPING  IS  'WAR THE ONLY THING THAT  HAS  NO  GOOD  IN ITV"  ONTARIO ELECTIONS.  .  Woodstock, Nov.  27.���������Conservatives  of North Oxford on Saturday nomin-  lnatcd "Abraham  Montague'   for    tho"  local legislature.  Brantford, Nov. 27.���������H. H. Preston,  editor and proprietor' of tho Brantford Expositor, was nominated on  Saturday as thc . Liberal candidate  for South Brant to fill the vacancy  in the legislature caused by ex-Premier Hardy's retirement.  , Take a hundred women who go "for  a day's shopping," and it is perfectly-  safe to say that ninety of them, will  have not the slightest idea of what  they' want," says a writer * in tlie  Ladies' Home Journal. They 'leave  their homes in an unsettled-state of  mind, and reach'the stores iu the same  condition. "Then begins the suffering  o_ the poor clerks. ' - Quarter, half and  full hours are wasted "showing  goods." Whispered conversations  between tlie shopper and her friend  are had .-while the clerk- patiently  waits a decision, which is-> finally  likely lo bo that the goods are not ex-  actlywhat'it was thought they were  or-not-preciscly-"of-tlie-pattern-wanted^  The shopper excuses herself, with tlie  feeling that showing goods is "oneof the things for ,which. clerks are  paid," forgetful of the fact 'that if  clerks did nothing but show goods-  their services would not be vory valuable to their employers..- Far 'more  often than ���������? women imagine these  clerks instead of being commendecT for  their obliging qualities to "show  goods," are reproved hy the manager  of the department because so much  time was spent without a sale- More  injurv, more positive unhapnlness is  caused dailv to'hundreds of helpless  clerks by thoughtless- women on a  shopping tour���������inspection tour would  really bo much nearer the truth���������  than they ever roalize..  They   say  that  "war  Is    hell,"     the  -great  accursed,"  The sin Impossible to be forgiven���������  Yet I can look beyond it at its worst,  <" And still find blue in Heaven.  And as I note how nobly natures form  Under the war's red rain,  I  deem  it   true  That He who  made  the    earthquake  and  the storm  Perchance made battles, too! ,  The life He loves ls not the life of  span /  Abbreviated by each passing breath.  It is the true humanity of Man  Victorious after death.  Tho long expectance of the upward  gaze,  Sense ineradicable ot things afar,  Fair hope of finding after many days  The bright and morning Star.  Methinks I seo how spirits may be  tried, ,  Transligured   iuto  beauty  by  war's  verge,  Liko ilowers,   whose tremulous grace  is  learnt besldo  Tho trampling of the surge.  And  now, .not only    Englishmen  at  need  Have  won a  fiery and . equal  fray,  No infantry has ever done such deed  Since Albuera's day.  -  *.,?������������������   a v.."  Ihose  who .live on amid our homes  to .dwell  Have  grasped tho    higher    lessons  that  endure.  The    gallant    Private      learns    to  practice  well j  His heroism obscure.  o  His heart beats high as one for whom  is .'made  A mighty music solemnly.what time  Tho* oratorio  of  the cannonade  Rolls   through  thc  hills  sublime.  Yet his the dangerous posts that few  can .mark,!  The  crimson    death,     the    dread  unerring   aim,    -  The fatal ball that whizzes through  the   dark,  The  just-recorded   name���������  All   faithful    following   o     the    flag  **    day,  The   duty   done    that    brings  no  nation's   thanks,   N -  The.Ama Nesciri* of some grim and  grey,  A'Kempis.of the ranks.  These  are   the   things   our   commonweal to guard.  The  patient  strength    that  is  too  proud to  press,  Tlie duty done for duty, not reward.  The' lofty  littleness. ,  And they of greater state who never  - turned,  Taking   their   path     of   duty   high  and higher. *  '  What do we deem that they too, may  have  learned  In   that  baptismal  fire7  I I L  Not that' the only end beneath the  sua        - . ;  Is to make'every sea a trading lake,  And all our splendid English history  one  Voluminous  mistake.     -  They who marched up the bluffs last  stormy   week.���������  * Some;of .them,   ere; they  "reached  ,   the mountain's crown, "  The. wind"'of    battle    breathing' on  ". their   cheek    -,  Suddenly laid  them" down. ' -"  Like sleepers���������not like thosej whose  race   is run��������� * -  Fast, fast asleep amid the cannon's  roar. .    , ���������"'.-  Them no reville and no morning gun  Shall ever waken more.  And the' boy beauty passed from off  the face  Of   those  who :, lived,   and   into * it  instead  Came|   proud   forgetfulneas  " of   Tiall  and' race.  Sweet commune with the dead.  And  thoughts beyond their thoughts  the   Spirit   lent.  And manly   tears .made mist upon  their   eyes;    .  And    to    them . came     a   ' great  presentiment ���������  Of   high   self-sacrifice. '    ,  Thus, as the Heaven's many colored  flames - .  - ���������  -=-=At��������� snnset��������� are���������but��������� dust��������� in-frich-  ��������� disguise.  The   ascending   earthquake, *  dust' of  battle frames  -God's pictures'in the,skies.   ���������  ���������William Armagh in London Times  Palace, Armagh,    Oct 28.  The _-_  Revelstoke Herald  (SEMI-WEEKLY)  Is the leading 'newspaper of  the great mining districts of  West Kootenay. It gives all  the latest mining, telegraphic and local news, written up  in authentic, reliable and read  able articles from unquestionable information. It enjoys  a large circulation and ts consequently unequalled as an  advertising medium in tho  field in which it is published.  Sfeription $2,00 Per Hnnilm  $1,25 Por Six Months,  Stri.tlit in .Mme,  It takes a foremost place in  -the race for prominence and  popularity with business  houses and as a consequence  does more business with  those requring printed' stationery and office supplies than  any other printing   establish  ment in Eastern British Columbia. The class of work  turned out has been pronoun-  ced equal to any thing of the  kind executed in the large  cities hy much larger print-  eries.  Job Printing Department  Is equipped with ' the latest  faces in type designs * and all  .work entrusted to The Herald  is ' handled " by ' exprienced  workmen who thoroughly understand the proper use of the  material at J their, disposal.  The Herald does not claim to  be the only printing house in  the district but it does claim  to be     -  _ * V ���������������*���������)  _-    _   .if.-  __E9hbP_ .  FERGUSON  *>&������K  THE ROSSLAND  OF Tlif LARDEAU  Ltardeau  Ferguson  Is the richest  mining district in B__t___k  Columbia  Is right    in  the   heart  rchest mines  of   LarJetu'e  KILLING A PREJUDICE  FUNERAL   OF   LADY   SALISBURY  Ixjndon, Nov. 27-The funeral of Lady-  Salisbury, who died on November' 20,  was held on Saturday. Lord Salisbury was not present owing to illness, but attended services inside  Hatfield house. . All the premier's  children now in England followed'the  body to the grave.     "  '  DEATH OF  A FAMOUS . OARSMAN  ll  London, Nov. 27.���������Walace Ross, ex-  champion oarsman, died on Sunday at  tlio Charing Cross hospital after" a  brief illness. Ho- had. heen at the  Earl's Court exhibition and had just  been preparing to return home.   o   KING   HUMBERT  ��������� * The heading of a  chapter in the "De  Christi"  remarkable  Imitation������  Boroilglllii Up-To-Date In  Every. PartiBUIar.:  And in a position to give as  good, value for the money expended, either for advertising  space in" its publication or.  1 '.for" job printing, as can be^-.  "*���������'     . given by any  othe"r_Kduse���������6f"  the kind in British Columbia.  Write^for estimates and sam-  /ples of printing. All work  turned out promptly and satisfactorily. Ono'price to all.  No job can be-too large or  too small for   The ' Herald's '  "const'deratlonr���������^Special-'atten-���������  tion given   to orders by mall.  Now is me Time to Invest in Ferguson Real Estate  And Here are the Reasons Why You  Should Get in cn fbm  Ground Floor of this Rising Mining Camp  first  la iu lhe heart of tho mines and eo  situated that it will always le the  oiiHiitiug point for all ihe big shippers.  A glance at a map of the district will  convince the most skeptie&l of ihi.  fact.  Second:  Tin *miners  and  mine - owners   will  ni-ke Utii hiadquar'ersat Fergnsoni  Third  Next vear Ferguson will have two  railways, namely the Lardo Duntian  and the C .P.R. Roth lines have been  surveyed i uto the town, and the Lardo  Duncan are right now clearing tfan  land for their new load and woik-  shops, sideways etc. ���������  Fourt j  - The Silver Cup,  Sun ..Line,  Nettie  L,  Towser,   Tine     Fis-euie,   Bad' Shot  Hioa   vii w, 0!d S.moma, Silver Queen  .   Silv or Belt Tbe  Horn   Ledg.   Group '  -    Big   Five'    Wrti/uer,    Abbott,    Holy  ' MostS-Empire an 1 other-well known -'  pioperties aie   tributory   to   Ferguson :  and are ali within a radius of 10 miles  of the town ail e.  Hoxxx   is   the   Golden    Opportunity  Next summer may be too late(.to,get in at  ������round floor prices.   Advice���������Act prompt-  ���������"���������"  '  ly->: ' :-r' ���������     ���������' "' '   -: */ "\ ������������������-  Ferguson       .-      ��������� ,    ,.       ���������       .   ' ' \ '-',  ���������  >      Is absolutely "without a rival in the Lardean District. , = "  Lots, Are Selling Fast���������  Spokane Capitalist!, are reaching afler Fer- '  guaon property and expect to pull out with  a handsome return, as experienced by them  -" in the^eatly days of Kossland.  Why Not You .  Lots selling now et from SI 50 to S250���������  Choice Corners. ,.  Al'  information can be procured  on   .      _. &\ plication.. _ U   .- ... U. .. ... _.-_.     ._._..._,__  *. f  I  l'J*  ���������  -  '    ,     '    ���������>!-  .    - * I'ii-  ���������". --tJ"3'  '' > u  '-"';V*''  Invites the Qucon and Kaiser to Visit  Italy  London, Nov. 29.���������Berlin correspondence to the Maily Mail says King  Humbert hns invited Emperor William and Queen "Victoria to go to  Brotlightra in Api-U, and tlmt both  havo accepted. The Queen Lad originally intended.to  go  to Pulsdnil,      hut this plan was shelved In favor of 1 "think   popular   opinion  the meeting In Italy.  "Talking of prejudice," said un American Senator, "It's something that  Is easily removed. 1 once knew au  old miner in the Rocky Mountains. It  was in days wheu-prospectors'were  threading the canons in search o'f new  lodes.* This old miner had located a  claim on an isolated spur. ,He had  covered the-trail with extra care, ani  was working the vein secretly and  quietly, confident that he had a bonanza. After three months' burial in  solitude'he was forced to return to  town for supplies. While walking down  the main street, steeped in visions of  future wealth, a dispute between the  mayor of the town aud a prominent  citizen arose. They stood on opposite  sides of the street viciously shooting  at each other. When the fusilade  was at its height the old miner came  within range. It was some time before  the whistling bullets awoke him from  his reverie. Suddenly he found himself personally interested. He drew  a brace of revolvers from hi." hip  pockets.  " Til be hornswaggled/ said he. 'if  It don't seem to me that there's a  prejudice ag'in me in this yer������ town.'  "He faced about, dropp������d the mayor  with the cun in his left hand and killed tho citizen, with the one in his  right.  " 'Thero.' he remarked, as he placid-  lv  contemplated  tho dead  bodies.  'I  will  | change.'"  It is expected that the British  Transvaal relief fund will aggregate  ������4,000,000.    Our old friend Ll Hung Chang has  been appointed minister of commerce  by the Pekin ministry.  Members of Zion church, Winnipeg, raised J2900 towards the 20 th  century fund.  When thc final British division is  despatched to Africa, the imperial  army will number 130,000 men.  Fifteen miles of the Gilbert Plains  branch of the Dauphin railway will  be operated before Christmas.  Messrs Jiiorine and Dawe have resigned from the Newfoundland ministry "and the government is sure to  be defeated. ,  - 'A womans hould not be deceived.  The man who whispers the sweet  nothings to her may snore the loudest when he sleeps.  A. JOHNSON, Proprietor.  PUBLICATION DAYS : Wednesdays and Saturdays  " . - V-  E BUKER, Local Agent,  FERGUSON TOWKSITB.  J������j^-^&i������#^&#^&4������  ��������� A story is told of a Yorkshire funeral. The husband, who mourned the  loss ot his young wife, was urged by  the undertaker to take his seat next  his mother-inlaw. He refused. Again  end again'the master of ceremonies  pressed the suggestion, adding that it  was the__correct thinjr. "If I mun  'do," replied the chief mourner, "I  will, but it'll spoil my pleasure for  trday."  The late General Burgoyne occasionally told this story: "At a great dinner party in India the sun was so  powerful that on a blind beintr removed accidentally for a few seconds,  tbe rays liehted upon the hostes" and  reduced her to ashes. Her husband  having noticed fhe catastropKe'. called  to a~ servant, and directed him���������to  soon I sweep up his mistress and bring an-  I other bottle of clar������t."  When in doubt the politician denounces the trusts.���������Chicago Record.  The steamer Imperial was partially  destroyed by flre at Amherstburg.   *  Tho anti-British feeling in Belglu-n  has subsided.  The������ U.S. government cannot accept the British-German draft of the  Samoan agreement.  Tho following characteristic incident  is related' of Mark Twain. During  the morning of the day on which the  Savage club were to give him a complimentary dinner, there was a rumor  that Twain had died suddenly, and  the secretary of the club telegraphed  his relatives to ascertain the facts.  Mark Twain replied himself in the  following words: "junior of my  death greatly exaggerated."  T, L, Haig  Notary Public,  Sole Agent for  Revelstoke  Townsite  Minino*. Kirn njid'  Lifo Insurance. -  Office. Opposite C.P.R. Dpnnt.  IMPERIAL   BAJ.K,  -^QF CANADA  Head Office, Toronto  Capital -tuthoriz.d $2.50������,ObO.OO  G_pit*l Paid Up      S_.3 i.t 34-.U0  .V������,t     - _-     -    S1.502172 00  DIRECTORS:  H.   S.  Howland,  President  T.R.Merritt.Vice-Pres,   St.   Catherines  William  Ramsay,  Robert Jaffray, ,  Hugh   Ryan,   T  Sutherland,  Stayner  Ellas Itodgers c  0    D. R. Wilkie, General Manager  BRANCHES  North West and British Columbia:  Brandon,     Calgsry,     Edmonton,  i   Golden, Nelson, Portage la Prairie  Prince       Albert,        Strathcona.  Vancouver, Winnipeg, Revelstoke.  Ontario:  Essex, Fergus, Gait, Ingersoll.  . Listowel, Niagara Falls, Port  Colborne, Hat Portage, Sault Ste.  Marie, St. Catherines, St-Thoma3,  Toronto, Welland, Woodstock,  Hamilton. , .  Quebec:  Montreal.  Savings Bank Department���������Deposits  of $1 and upwards received and interest  allowed.  Debentures���������Provincial,   Municipal,  and other debentures purchased.  Drafts and    Letters    of    Credit-  Available  at  all points    of Canada,  United    Kingdom   ,   United    States,  Europe,  India.   China,   Japan,   Australia, New Zealand etc. ,,  Gold   purchased. 'l  This  bank  Issues  Special Receipts  which  will be accounted  for at any  of the  Hudson's  Bay  Co's  Posts  In  the Yukon and Northern districts.  A. R. E. HEARN.  Manager Revelstoke Branch.  .anata Nicky.  arid Soo Line.'V  DIRECT ROUTE  East and  Wc^jf  First-cla*s sleepers on .11 traina. Tn~������  i*t r.rn pa's lie veUtoke dailv* lor Qfc  Paul:   Tiies'biyn   aud-Batnrrfay-   %g  Toronto; Ttiurcriayn for Montreal *  ar.d Boston. ������  East  *���������*(������>....  sa>   8;10...  DAILY TRAINS   leave���������RcTriiioke���������������rrivc..  ....arrive        "      - lonve.   To and*from Koolenay Pointa   leave��������� RevolttoVe���������arrive...  '7<n_  ..*._������  ..am.  .-������**  Tickets iKsued and-Batrgaga Checked  Through to Destination.  Cheap Rates to the Old Ccucfe-p  m       ���������_ *     ...������  Goi full particulars, apply a* to tint  rates, and for copies of C. P. R., ifcg.  citions. address nearest local a������esfter  T. W. BRADSHAW,/  ,    Agent, Revelatoka.  W, F. AxDKBsrtK. Travelling-PaMo_t  ger Agent, Nelsop.  E. J. roT^E. District PssssinJjfer AX_a_  Vancouver.    * ���������������������������������������  _������H_____  i_ Music Folios  "- ol all kinds,���������Instruction Books for  Piano, Banjo, Guitar, Mandolin and  Organ.  A  largo  assortment of songs  and  slid.! music.  .' II  _!-���������_   latent songs kopt on hand,  li ii-H 1:1 ������'.jjk will procure nt once.  .CAMADA DRUG & BOOK CO., LTD.  . CSF���������Mail  orders  immediately  attended   to.  CHAS. R. McDONALD, Manager.  McKENZlK   AVE..   REVELSTOKE.   STATION,  dfiwr -M&fif &pes #rfwr  M*A>  <6#J -At Sffui4s^ t /PiscdjLoU  folds /M.  (Mm7U   &/&-/u������0  &������&ius.  LOCAL  AMD  GENERAL   NEWS  Fiist snow for St. Andrew.  11. A. Perley returned from Calgary  yesterday.  Pay your road tax anil register by  -Monday or die.  C. F. Lind murk left on Thursday  morning on his trip tn Sweden.  . C. G.iUicaiio'.. new store at tbe east  end of Second street is ready for occupation.  Mrs. Hamilton, mother of Mrs. E.  H. S. McLean left lown for Vancouvei1 on Thursday.  I. Brewster relumed from the west  this morn inn and will leave for the  cast 1111 Tui'mI.ij'.  R. Atkins has resigned his position  as temporary clerk 111 tbe Provincial  governiiiutit ollice here,  F. Kobinsou bus moved his ollice  down to his storehouse on this side of  the tracK near the mill.  --Leave your orders for the Xmas  illustrated "papers at the Canada Drug  & Book Co.     They have them all.  Tenders are being called for the  predion of lbe curling anil skating  rink,    See advertisement.  R. Tapping's address to the electors  ns candidate for tlie mayoralty will  appear in our next issue.  Mrs. Mm ray Hume left on Thursday  for Kamloops on a visit t.o her brother,  Conductor Hopgood, who resides there  ut present.  ���������Parties requiring dental work done  should remeiiilier the date, of Dr. Oor-  ligan's visit,���������from Dec. 10th to 2lst.  Miss Hume left for her home in New  Brunswick on Thursday morning.  Her brother C. B. Hume accompanied  her to Glacier.  ���������Professor G. G. Gordon's Company  will give a variety eiilerliiinnieiil in  the Opera House tonight (Salurd-iy.)  Door.-;wi:l be open at 7 o'clock.  ���������Dr. C. W. Corrigim, dentist, will  be .it bis oflice here, over the Canada  Drug & Book Co's. store from Dec.  10th to 21st inclusive.  ���������The ladies of St. Peter's church are  making arrangements 10 give a Rainbow Tea in Tapping's Opera House on  Dec. 7th from 5 10 7 p.m.  Dr. Hall, dentist, well known to  some of the older lesidents of Ruvel-  stoke, arrived in the city last night  and will locate permanently here.  ���������If your bunds and face are chapped  and soie, try a cake of Jelly of Ouctini-  bi'i- and Roses, it will cure litem. The  C.inada Drug & Book Co.always keeps  it- .'.        . . *    *       ���������  ���������Do not suffer " with cold feet but  go to the Canada Drug & Book Co's.  .uu! get one of the new hot water  buttles. Tliey have a laige supply ol  all kinds and at right prices.  The legular drill nights for this  month for lhe Kootenay Rifles will be  Moncbivs Dec. _tb. 11th, IStli, anil  * Wednesdays the 20th and '/7th. On'  lbe 20lb for 2nd squad only. Drill  commences at 7.30 p.m.  A concert is iieing prepared in con"-"  neciion with the St. Peter's church  Rainbow Tea next Thursday evening  in the opeia house. The laities of the  congregation are sparing no efforts to  make this ailair tlieeveut of llies-eatou.  T. Skinner is introducing to the  notice of the reading public the latest  Inn Macleran's faiiiou.. works entillcd.  ������������������The Light of lhe World," Mr. Skinner has secured the sole agency in Li.  C. for this magnificent volume.  The Salvation Army will open ^tlieir  new building 011 Fust St., Sunday, al  fc> p.m. Meetings will be coifdueted in  the new building on Thursday, Satm-  u.iy and Sunday .nights until expiration of their lease of Peterson's llall.  Services in Si. Peter's tomorrow,  (Advent Sunday), celebration of the  Holy Eucharist at 3 a. 111., Morning  Prayer and second celebration with  i-vi-iiion at 11 a. 111., Evensong at 7:30  li.in. Rev. Dr. Paget will olliciate al  all the services.  Jas.T iylor is registered ut the Union  ���������=-Hutel_anil_.!S���������pi-epnrt;d--tu__uiitteriaki__  tlie tuning and repair of organs and  pianos. He is also willing to give  lesxin-* on the violin to those, who  wish tolearu ti.-it instrument, _> See  advert..cement _n anoiiier column.  ���������Direct importation from England  of crockery and glassware just arrived  nt C. B. Huuie lc Co's. Also len puck-  ages Canadian ware, including laucy  l.iu-.ps. cups and saucers, vases, porridge seta and a large variety of kiiick  1 knacks suitable for Xmas piesent.  There was a pleasant reunion of the  -ine'.iihet.. of the K. of P. local lodge on  Thui--d.iy niglit in the rooms in' thc  Taylor" block occupied by Chancellor  l--.itiiiiiaiidei' Jas. Gill and family.  About twenty were present 011 the 11.-  "vitatioii extended to the lud^e by Mr  and Mis. Gill and a very enjoyable  eveniug was spent.  K.Vi-1 Liidlotf writing to the Colonist  froui Qut-siielle claims that 111 the di-  i*f composed i(..ig!(iiiieiale.s. which form  in the Friiser valley the bed and b.mks  of the liver from Cottonwood Canyon  up to Fort  Ijeiiige.   is  contained   tree  Snid. which  will  make that  pint  of  iilish Col.imi.i.i one of the most  ini-  -    poi unit gold   i������ dil.u-iiig   countries  in  the world al no distant date.  Among the iiiiinerous Chtistiiuis  niimliei-s lhe Deiemlier issue of tbe  Ladies Home Journal, edited by lid-  ward   ii.ik.   lakes   a   first   place   and  'covers a wide lield of interest. Tbe  fir.-l instalment nT Mi. Dooley in his  new role of social arbiter appears in  thi.- i-.-ue and is capita.. The whole  issue Ii.Mi.is with  good   things  and   is  . lirofiiai-ly illustrated.  u " The Owen Smily Conceit Co. appear,  od here la.-t i.igi.t in the opera house  l.eloie a bug. aid appreciative audi-  vi;ie, under the auspices of the Revel-  'toke Oddfellows. The conipiny,  which coi si-teJ of Owen A Smil>,  .1 i.inist. rei iter and impersonator. Miss  ���������'Mildred-AV.-ilker, soprano.; and Miss  Klta Bridgeland. contialo, Igave a  splendid evening's entertainment.  . Dar. Robinson started to work on  the new road to the settlements across  the Illecillewaet on Thursday. He  has till May to*finish it in and hoped  if the snow held oil till the end of  . January, wliich hope is of eouise now  at an end. to get quite a bit done by  that time. Now it is certain th..t  j.cxt May and peril _p"~ .lime or July it  tbe earliest date when the road will bes  uf any practical use.  ���������Carrie's neckwear, latest shapes  and styles at C. li. Hume & Co's.  The election of ollicers for tho K. of  F. takes place on Dec. 0th  ���������Slater's rubber soled shoes at C. B.  Hume & Co's.  Tho meeting of the. St. Andrew's  Society called for lust night, is postponed for .1 week on account of the  Smiley concert,  1 Theic is a report going lound that  the "Boston it 11. C. Copper Mining  Co's. steamboat for the uppbr river  will soon be put in hand here.  LOST.  On Wednesday morniiiK, between thc C.P.U  Hotel and Bourne Hros.' store, n gold brooeli in  tlm shape of a fonr-leiivcd clover, Hot with  pearls and a diamond in the centre. Anybody  rciurniiig tlie same at the C. I'. It. llotel will  be suitably rewarded. tf.  St. Andrew's Celebration  The members ot thu St. Andrew's  Society met, in tlie Union llotel on  Thursday niglit to do honor lo their  Patron Saiut.| After full justice had  been done to the splendid supper, the  toast list wliich contained tlio usual  lovul and patriotic toasts was gone  Lhioiigh with, and a jolly night well  spent, in songs, readings and recitations. During the evening telegrams  were, received and sent as follows :  From Vancouver : "Tac a leal Scots  wha honor bonnie St. Audra's greetings frae true brithors o' Lhe terminal  city."  From Vancouver: "Many thanks  for yeer kiml greelins, yeer surely  missed.   Guid nicht und joy be wi ye."  From Nelson : "Take some yerself  men, the fun will be fast anil furious  here the nicht,"  From Winnipeg: "O'er the Rocky  mountains lhu nicht we will send our  ilinclits in iliclit. Sue o'er sperits will  be wi ye while we drink o'er sperits ta  ye. Alay yer teeth be sharp an their  work plentiful the nicht."  To Vancouver: "The* sonsie  chiels o' Revelstoko kind greetings  send and a' that." _i*-  To Winnipeg :  Here tue the land o barley 'oree,  And a her bairns the world o'er.  M-.y a Ibis nicht be filled wi glee  And bawd a wcebil drappie more.  To Kamloops:    "Here's tae ye and a  brithor   Scots   that   kindly   keep   St.  Andrew."  To Rossland : "Tho cauld the hills  the hearts aye warm when britbeis  meet sue cantie o."  To Nelson: The sonsie chiels o  Revelsloke kind greetings send to line  and a."  LOST.  On Tuesday evening; last, hetween the resi-  deni'es of J. (J. Hutchison and Mrs. Corbett, on  l'lr.t St., a mourning ring, .set with six small  pearls and one largo one. A suitable reward  will be given on return of the ring to the IIkii-  Ai.nofllee. lt,  FOR SALE.  J2.">. will buy a second hand sowing machine,  as good as new.   On view at It. Howson's furniture store. McKenzie Ave, lt  FOR SALE.  A house containing 3 bed rooms, hull, parlor,  sitting  room, (lining room, kitchen, and  woodshed.   Lot .10x100.   Hood garden.  fCOO down, balance in monthly payments.  F. B-K.EK.  WANTED.  Good Goneral Servant at once. Wages $18  per month to competent person. A. 11. Hkiiald  Olllee.  FOUND.  A   Prospector's  Compass   and  owner can have thc same by  pon-e   of   this   advertisement  llKit.ii.n Ollice.  Glass.    The  paying the ex-  Call  at the  TO CONTRACTORS.  rlans of Curling and Skating Rink can be  examined al Union Hotel. Sealed tenders for  construction must be iu by noon on Monday,  December .th.  J. M. SCOTT,  Secretary.  -TV  ^1  NOTE AND COMMENT  i ,  The most remarkable feature .of the  whole business in tbe Transvaal is the  fact, the host marksmen in the woi Id,  armed with tlie. most up-to-date rifles,  have been found in every instance incapable ot keeping the British soldiers  from getting to close quartets. It  -eeuis to follow that continental conscripts with their two or three years  training woulil be st.ill more helpless  in the face of a determined charge and  that in fact lliu days of the bayonet  are by no means ended by those new  lung distance rifles. The elfeet of the  impression produced on the' Boers by  lbe fact that their long distance marksmanship cannot slop Tommy Atkins  from getting in among them must  soon begin to tell. The Boer is helpless al " close quarters. He carries  no bayonet und does,not know how to  use one. if lie did. So that the unfailing success of the British infantry to  get no.ir enough Ls use tlieir favorite  cold steel, in spile of everything the  Boers cun do at long range to prevent  liini, must soon begin t.o create a panic,  which i-.iimot fail io have a profound  effect on the future of the war.  When you reach Ferguson, B.C.,  Hotel Lardeau  J. Laughton, Proprietor.  Best $2.00 a day house ill the Lardeau. Best  of cuisine service.���������Finely equipped bar,���������  Choicest wines, liquors and cigars.���������Headquarters for miners and mining men.���������Well  lighted and heated rooms, neatly furnished  MISS STEELE.  Teacher of Music, Drawing, and Painting in  oil and water color. French, Latin, Mathematics.  Music50 conts per lesson of one hour.  Pupils allowed daily practice 011 piano free  of charge.  RAINBOW TEA  and CONCERT..".  Petor's Church, in  Given bv the Ladies ot St,  Tapping's Theatre,  -     THURSDAY,  Tea from 0 to  Tickets, Wc.  DEC. 7th, 1899.  7 p. m.  Children, Mc  Draying and -Express *  : iravinp   bought  out   D.   Henderson's  : draying anil  express  business, 1   tun  : prepared to do all kinds of \-iork in my  : line upon Miortbdt notiee.  Moving Household Effects a Specialty.  ��������� F. W. McGregor.  ������__ff-Telephonc J. Savage ._ Co.  /DSp-Agent for tiie  Celebrated  Morris Piaon.  Not. being a natural born idiot or a  government oilicial the contractor  does not expect to tret the rouil across  the Illecillewaet finished before next  May. In the Herald's opinion if it is  available for use by tbe end of June it  will be pretty good work. In view of  these con. iderations it seems to be  again in order to ask Mr. Coursier  whether he intends to pay the settleis  who rebuilt the old bridge and so furnish the only method of communication  availalile in that direction for the past  "six^iiiil~Tiexi~~~-s"even~~-ni6nths--*iid���������=u-  throw the bridge open to tbe public,  or whether be menus to trust to them  to leave the bridge in shape for general use and so take advantage of their  public spirit to bilk them out of their  j.1st earnings.  Crayon and Comedy at Opera House  J. W. Bengough appeared here in  the Opera House in his popular programme, entitled Crayon and Comedy  on Wednesday evening. Tbe enter-  taimr.eiit was given under the auspices of the ladies of the Presbyterian  cburili .mil iliew a good audience,  which the versatile entertainer astonished mul delighted with the exhibition of his wit and talent. Hi.s  crayon sketches were made with wonder rapidity and accm-iicy and included such well known lot al men as Dr.  .MeKoclitiit. Rev. Dr. Paget and R.  Tupping, wbo-e introduction as "our  futiiie mayor'' was bailed Willi prolonged applause. The balance of the  piogram, sor.gs. l-.'.-il.tl.ion.s and chiliad ei1 sketches was quite (us illimitable  in ils way and kept the audience in  one contiii'ial round of I,Lighter and  .���������ippl.iu-c.  BIRTHS.  Casiiaiito���������On the 1st inst. to Mr. and  Mrs. l'J. Ct.-li-irto, a son.  Cummins���������On the 2nd inst. to  Ensign  and Mis. \V. Cummins, a daughter.  Pianos and  Organs  "TUNED AND REPAIRED  LESSONS ON  THE VIOLIN..  For Terms Etc., apply to  Jas. Taylor,  UNION HOTEL,  TENDERS.  Tender, for hauling about lWi.OOO Icot of  lumber lrom Sawmill io silo of new rink will  ber' reived up (iii noon on Mondav. J. M.  bCOTT, Sec. I'lnk Co. '  ���������:DEALER IN:���������  Men's Women's and Children's. Boots,'  Shoes. Rubbers. Overshoes,  and Fancy Slippers.  Men's Furnishings.  Hats and Caps,  Ready-Made Clothing.  Gloves and Mits   j    OUR SPECIALTIES  I Children's Ironclad School Shoes.  : Ladiirs"   Kid   and   Satia   Slippers���������all  : color?,  : Men's Fancy Leather and Plush Slippers  German Fell Slipper _  Tiger Brand Tailor-Made Clothing.  Tiger Brand L'ndcrwear for Men. *  Carrie's Ties.  GIVE US A CALL.  Kamloops Store, Revelstoke Store,  Next P. O. McCarty's Block  WE  ARE  VERT  BUSY  OPENING  UP  OUR  CHRISTMAS  GOODS  ft"  LADIES' EMPORIUM  . ���������.McKENZIE AVISXUE.  A full assortment of all the latest  novelties in fancy goods just opened.���������Ladies' hygeian underwear,  special line of combination childrens' togues, turns and napoleons.  -Stamping done to order.  M. K. Lawson.  ���������{���������^.^.j. .������. ���������M'-M"!' ^bi.^.*_.i._.._4.._._.i4.^.H.  \J9    \J t  Stationer  and  Tobacconist  eiAttia mil  The Taylor Block,  McKenzie Avenue.  ^.^.j.^jji.^.^..y..^[..T..'^.^.^.'y..^..'y.*^������.j..'y.������'|!.^.������y.^..t.^..gi  Awkwardness  is more in appearance. Nine  times out of ten it is the Clothes  a man wears. No man ever cut  a swell in a hand-me-down suit  ���������imagine such it tiling if you  can.  II. costs but little more to get  a good tailor-made suit than a  hand-me-down, and then you've  got something on you " onli-  denco in.  Drop* in and see late styles.  R. S. Wilson, Tailor.  Red Rose Degree meets second aiu. fourth  Fridays of oiioh month; White Rose Dogma  moots 11 rst Friday of each month,In Oddlcllowa'  llall.   Visiting brethren welcome.  11. VA11NES, T. E. L. TAYLOR,  Secretary. President.  LOYAL ORANGE LODGE   No. 1658.  Regular meetings are hold In tho  Oddfellow's Hall on the Third Friday 01 each month, at 8 p.m. sharp.  Visiting brethren cordially invited  XV. G. BIRNEY, XV. M.  Court  Mt. Begbie  I. O. F��������� No. 3461.  Meets in tho Oddfellows'Hall,on the second  and fourth .Monilars of  each month. Visiting  brethren Invited to attend.  B.R. CAM. BELL, O.K.    K.D.J.O. Johnson, SCO.  2*3jpp*  A.  H. HOLDICH  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  Come! Let us get  Together   ������n the Grocery Question.  If you don't know about us and our methods, inquire around among those  who do know us. Wo claim to sell honest, reliable Groceries���������according to  representations���������and sell them closer than other dealers. And we'll provc  those statements to- your satisfaction If you will drop in and seo us���������any  time.      Our Cash business is ou the increase, our prices on the decrease.  _^_A. N. SMITH.  Jas. I. W"oodrow  "BUTCHER  Retail Dealer t'n���������  Beef, Pork,  ���������Mutton, Etc,  Fish and Game in Season....  All orders promptly filled.  ���������������T^&. REYEM0KB, B.G.  Royal School of Mines, London.    Sevon jenni  at  Morfa  Works,  Swansea.    17   yours  Chief  Chemist  tn Wiiiaii Coal and  Iron Co.,   Eng.  Lain chemist and Assavcr, Hall Mines, Ltd.  Claims examined and reported upon.  Revelstoke, B.C.  FROMEY & CLAIR,  .... Contractors ....  BRICK, STONE and I'LASTERINO.  EXCAVATING, SEWKRACIJ",  STREET GRADING.  Contracts Taken.  Security Riven as called for.  Material furnished if neetiinry.  Baker, Grocer and  Confectioner.  ������5-? .*.  _������*"*. Work" on Fourth Street.  IS"?"*    -     lhc Molsons Bank.  i?g ������|~~r~l<-aiiiilv a!Kl liotol laundry work a specialty.  5������5 E&r-So Ch'incsc employed  Revelstoke, B.C.'  Office at F. linker's real estate office, First Street, oast  ������  vg  ���������_55  ofs?a  Lest We Forget  SPORTSMEN 1 ��������� Thc sliootlnn season being  closo at hand Hariiy W. Edwahus bens to  thank his patrons for past favors, and also  respectfully call tlm attention of, the public far and near to his business advertisement.  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist  Deer Ileads,   Birds, Animals, Etc., preserved  and mounted. ~  TIII11D STREET, BAST OF SCHOOLHOUSE.  Corporation of the   City of  Revelstoke.  Voter's List.  Notice Is hereby given that a list of the por-  sons entitled to vole at themunlcipal elections  for the City of Revelstoke for the year 1900, Is  now in course of preparation, and ivillbo closed on December 4th, 1899. .  All persons claiming to be entitled to vote at  such elections should mako-application to tho  undersigned before said date to have their  names put on the voter's list.  Dated this 10th day of Novombcr. 1899.  C.E.SHAW.  89-96 City Clerk.  Corporation of the   City of   Revelstoke.  i������"/ all work called for and "delivered froe-nf charge. Parcels for the laundry may bo left ^si5  IH?S nt nnv time at llie oflice, (Mr. liuker's, First "jtrcot.c "\ ashing desired as early in the i&a  Ba week'as possible. - ',       - g.^l  inker, Proprietor. ���������  ���������������.53  v*  m  __ O-J  P.O. Bojc 86.  Telephone 36.  Three Cars  Vegetables  Half Car Apples and Pears  Just Arrived.  Savage Bros.  Second Street.  Dealers In   Farm Produce  Fruits  Fish "  Fowls1'  Game in Season.  Fresh supply of fish every morning.  Careful attention. Prompt delivery  .rrr .___. '     Fnr Furnace or Stove Use.  Price per tou for Stove Coal delivered irom Cars���������$9.00  " -'"       Furnace Coal delivered fro in. Cars'���������$8.50  F. McCarty,   -   Revelstoke,* B, O.  !3^i' 1  ���������?c>!.i!i!i  tii''"  NEW GOODS....,  Having spenred  tlie agency for the Rochester Plated  Goods, we ai'B now showing "samples in our window.  Tea Kettles, Tea Pots, Jugs~. Svrnp .Tugs and  Plates. Sugar Bowls, Spoon Holders, Fruit and  , Cake Baskets, Lemon Shakers, Etc.  These goods are t.he best in the worjd, fully warranted,  always keep their color, and  will not melt if put on red  hot stove, like most of plnted wnre.  *> CALL AND SEE THIS LINE.  -W. M. Lawrence.  dST-Agents for Giirncy's Souvenir Stoves and Furnaces.  _H_E_x_aa_- wi'g/n  Guy Barber:  Watchmaker  and  I    - -Jeweller.  McKenzie Ave.  -   FIRE INSURANCE^      \  AU clashes of -Insurable covered   W  .   at fair and equitable rates. (3.  LIFE INSURANCE^-    ;! f  Policies��������� non-rorfcllahl-u, R.iar-', (JJ  (intoed value**, cash loan values, - (q.  throughout the history of the Ki  policy. , * ffi,  MONEY TOLOAN^"' '-, |  on pood business,or residential K*  property. ra'  Rents  5 Collected  FAYETTE BUKER,  ' A  Head.,..  Makes you luigcavd in work or play. It  Kobs duty of full satisfaction und lessens  pleasure or recreation by half. If dullness is due to an ordinary Headache,  Use Mack's. Headache Wafers  One Wafer invariably relieves.       ���������  PRICE 25c. A BOX.  FIELD & BEWS, Pharmacists....  New location next to Savage Bros.    Night Bell  Go Toi  Lewis'  Restaurant  At_Hotel_Edwards ^_  For the Best Meal  in the City   ;   Popu'lar Price,���������2S Cents.      ;  JN'o.Cliincse Employed.   :  _._"_._���������._���������_.<_.._._._. .fc _.<_._. _.<fc.������.]~t< _.���������_._.<__<_.������'  ���������Si !*���������  ^ ���������- ��������� ��������� *  IV  *r  4" That's our Specialty. Wo also parry a ���������!���������  4������ line of Watches, Silverware. Gold and >!���������  Jf  "silver Novelties; all kinds of Jowulry.  ri>  Repair Ueparltnoiit In charce of P.. X. Doyle,���������a specialist.  Vv E hereby notify the smoking  public that the Cigar Makers' Union  have resolved to permit members of  the Union to work in our Factory,  and UNION CIGAR MAKERS aro  now at work with us.  THOS. LICE, Piopriclor.  I        Nonly Built. Newly Fu  rnlshud.  Lighted by Electricity.  $1.00 Per Day.  The Gity Hotel  .I  Robt. Calay. Proprietor.  Hest Winn, Liquors and Cigars. -        Hei. I<(iiartcrs for Railway Men.  r.nr^^and Well M_jhted  f-.arn pic Koorn������   Heated by Hot Air and Klertrlc  v.     ������������������".     v.   .    .���������_   ,     Be'l" and MgluIn every room  Free Iim >.������cts All Trains  f!<.&sonfcti|..' Uftt'-s    -...HOTEL ��������� VICTORIA^  '! JOHN V. I'EKKS, Pimii-kiktok. ������  ���������Slcht  Grill Room In Connection for the Conirviilunco of Guests  "mV-WcS^S.! Station. I^@V@0S$������1)(������ ,    -Bo_^c  Court of Revision.  Xotico is hereby itiven that a Court of Revision for the City of Itevelstoke will bo held at  tho olllco of tlie Citv Clerk, Kevolstokc, B. C,  mi Mm IStli ilny of December, 1S09, at the hour  of 1(1 o'clock In the forenoon, for the purpose  of hearinif complaints apainst tlio assessment  as made for the year mini bv the Assessor,-and  for revising and correcting the assessment 1 oil  for Hint year.  Dated this 10th day of November, 1SH9.'   ���������  C. E.SHAW.    .  . 89-100       . .   '     -City,Clerk.  If  The 'Great   Western   Mines,   Limited  Liability.', -   ' -  NOTICE. "  1 A special meetiii|_; of the shareholders .of this  Company will be held at the ollice of the Com-  p.sny at Kevelstoke. l!.l"., on the IMrd dav of  Dcvcmber, A. 11., 1899, at the hour of two o'clock  in lho afternoon.' ������������������ #  Resolutions will bo offered to tlio meeting  for thc following purposes, viz:  1.���������To   increase   tho  Capital  Stock  of  the"  Company   from .f 1,000,000 to  f 1,250,0(10 bv  tho  creation of 'JoO.OOU now shares   of Ono Dollar -  each. .        - ���������      ���������  ���������_.���������To  nuthorizo the purchase of the Ajax  Mineral Claim. , '  .    Dated this lSlh-Xovemher 1899. "    '  W. IS.,FOOL.-    ' '��������� "  ",    A. 15. KINCAID,   ���������  -,   '���������   T.  KILPATRICK,  Nov.22-lw Trustees.   =  NOTICE  Notrce is hereby given to purchasers of lots  In Block "A," Town of Kevelstoke, othorwiso  known as the "Mara Townsite Property," that  all instalments on account of purchase aro to. -  be paid to ilr. A. R. B. Hearn, Manager of tho-  Imperial Hank of Canada at Revelstoke, and to.  no other person. ���������  J. A. MARA,      .,  By his attorney In fact,     ~~ '  8t.                                             (5. ir. BARNARD-   T. L. HUG.       -  <'      NOTICE.  Notice is herebv given that. CO davs afterdate, I intend to apply to this Chief Commissioner of Lands and Works for permission to  purchase ICO acres of land in West Kootenay  district, on Pool Creek, described as follows:  Commencing nt a post at tho confluence of  Hear and.Pool Crocks, marked "W. H. Jack-  soirs-Norl!i_West_Corner_Post_i;-_thcneee_.Ht^  40 chains; thence south 40 chains; thence west  -IU chains; thence north 40 chains to point of  commencement.  -    ' W.n. JACK80N.-  Pool Creek, Oetobor.1th, 1899. 83-101  KM. ALLTJM,  The Leading  J, ........,.,..._v.   ......  o^,.t,���������.. ,j.  X  First Street, nc.-t door to HEiuin olllco. ������  J- J. J-Ji" ty ty vfttytytytytytytytytytytytytytytytytytyty  CRAGE &  MAYNE  Agents   Smelter,  Townsite   Revelstoke.  Agents   Phoenix. Western, British American, London & Liverpool; and  Globe Fire Insurance companies.  ,   . , -       -   .NOTICE.'.'  Notico is hereby given that GO days after dato  I intend to apply to the-Chief Commissioner  of Lands and works for permission to purchase  160 acres of land in West Kootenav district on  Pool Creek, described as follows: Commencing  at a post at the confluence of Bear and Pool'  Creeks marked " XV. A. Strutt's North East  Corner Post'.'; thenco south 20 chains; thonca1  west 80 chains; thence north 20 chains; thence  enst 80 chains to point of commencement.  '   " V. A. STRUTT. .  Pool Creek, October flth, 1899. 83-101  " Gold BiiK Fractional" Mineral Claim.  Situate lU'the Trout Lake Mining Division ol  West Kootenav District.   Whero located:  West of and adjoining the Silvor Cup Mineral Claim.  TAKE NOTICE that I, Edgar A. Bennott,  1-rco Miner's Certificate No. 173S3 A, Issued at  Kevelstoke on the 3rd November, 1898, as agent  for nnd on behalf of Sunshine Limited, Free  Miner's Ccrtlrlcatu Fo. B. isail, issued at Rov-  elstokc on the Slst Mav, 1899, intend.'CO days  from the date hereof, to'apply to the Mining  Recorder for a Certilieate of Improvements for  the purpose of obtaining a Crown Grant of tho  above Mineral Claim.  And further take notico that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before the  Issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  Dated 29th September. 1S99.  78-96 , EDGAR A. BENNETT.  The Famous Crow's Nest Coal  Leave your orders at ray office on McKenzie Ave  ������-   $7.50 a ton, Delivered from tho. cars.  I-":^:^ _jolm D> Sibbald  $300 Cash  Will buv Two Lots in thc Rising  Mining Town of FERGUSON   GOOD LOCALITY���������ON   THE MAIN STREET.  This is the Ground Floor Price  Apply for particulars to  P. BUKER,  Local Agent, Ferguson Townsite, Rcvelstoie.  NOTICE.'  Notice is hereby given thatCO davs after date  I intend to npply to the Chief Commissioner  of Lands and Works for permission to purchase  320 acrca'of land in West Kootenav district, on  Fish River, described as follows: Commencing  at s post at the mouth of Sable creek, on tho  west bank of Fish river marked "A. Allan'..  South East Corner Post." thence north following the meandcrlngs of Fish river 80 chains;  thence west 4(1 chains; thenco south 60 chains;  thence east 40 chains to point of commencement.      ,  Fish Elver, Sept. 19th, 1899.  A.ALLAN, .  76-93 By his agent, W. E. Holloway.  '-Free Coinage" Mineral Claim.  Situate in the Trout Lake Mining Division of  West  Kootenay District.     Where located r  Southerly from and adjoining the Sliver  Cup Mineral Claim, on Silvor CupJHill.  Take notice that I, Edgar A. Bennett, Free  Miners Certificate Ko. 17383 A, issued at Revcl-  stoke  on  the 3rd  day of November, 1898, as: '-  agent for and on behalf of Thos. Dunn (F.M.C.'  NO.2016C, issued at Vancouver on the Slst May.  18991 and WM. Farrell (F.M.C. No. 45226, issneo.  at Vancouver on thc 4th October,1898) intend.  CO days from the date hereof, to apply to the  Mining Recorder for a Certificate 01 Improvements for the pnrpose of obtaining a crown  grant of the above mineral claim.  . And further take notice that action under  Section 37 must be commenced before the issuance of such Certificate of Improvements.  n ._���������-.___ _       EDGAR A. BENNETT.  Dated tais 26th day olSepteraber, 1899.   77^


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