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 BBBHfjg  -ISSUI-D  TWIOE-A-WEEK - TUESDAYS    _____T__-    IEP:___i:D___-_rS-  v  REVELSTOKE.B.C, WEDNESDAY, MARCH 14, 1900.  $2.00 a' Year in Advance.  I  X  25 per cent.  Discount  -We are clearing out our en  tire stock of Carpels and aro  offering them at thc above  discount. You cm make  your selection from Brussels.  Tapestries. All Wools, ami  Unions.  Money saved is money made  'This is a" great scheme to  uiivkti s.inie: ��������� '  Those wanting to purchase a  Cm-pet h_d belter in. pectour  bt-ck b-ibru buying elsewhere.'  Chiidrens  Boots and Shoes  Just npcniup 200 rairs-  \nv size vou want-  Any kind you want.  Groceries  If vou want nice R0���������1* ftt 'W"'?.1'1���������"':  come and wc our neck nnd get our  quotations.  . ... 1 ..     , -EISH���������_-_-_- -  - -____  ' For  the I en ten season  we   have just  received a nice Hue of ll������li_  ^LABRADOR HERRING.  COD FISH.     -  CROSS & BLACKWELL'S  KIPPERED HERRINGS in tins  CURED MACKEREL.  OLD   COUNTRY   SMOKED  HERRING.  We are giving  Special attention to  Teas and  Coffees.  And havo the best that money can buy  BAM LALS', ly- a package tea, has  no  KELLIE AND MARTIN.  The Inside History of the Famous  Coal*  lition,    Which   Failed  to   Make   the  Desired Connection.  To the Editor:     Owing to tlio politi-  inl  wobbling   of n government   supporter (elected an such), and his actions  in   voting  several   Unies o.K'iiii-t, ihu  adjournment     of   tho    houao    wlu-n  proposed hy the louder of  thu government,  I   camo   lo   tlio  conclusion,   u  considerable  length  of time  prior to  thu defeat of I he administration, Hint it |  crisis   wns   approaching,   ami   a  new  oloetiou wits  practically  in  sight.    In  fact I believe Ihu lOth tiny of February  was expected to  witness  tho  und.   A  fow days pi'iot* to Ihu aforesaid diitu I  nppi'Oitfiiucl  Mr. Joseph   Martin    nnd  pioposcd to form  a coalition  foi* the  purpose  <if passinp.  11    redistribution  bill.   There was considerable partying,  hill on Monday morning, thc 10th,  wo  ri'ii:hod an agreement (including  Ml'.  Kidd, of Richmond), which practically  ensured ils  passage:   Providing that  such  an   agreement   had   buun  made  wilh an ordinary man,  aud also  provided" no   change   was   mado   in  tho  Nanaimo seats.    The bill  laid  before  the house by message from His Honor  contained   changes   in   the - Nanaimo  -flits.    When   the   second   agreement  was readied belweuii Mi*.   Marl in  ami  invsoH'oii Wednesday morning, it was  -Imulatod that if the Alexandra   mine  was lel'l in South Nanaimo,Mr. Martin  would   support  tin-  bill.    Mr.   Martin  promised 10 support I hi* bill inlo c<-in-  initleeol lhe whole, the only and  fnsl  -lu<-> in which a  bill.can   be altered"  This lie did   not  do.   thus  violating a  -oleum written compact.     My  reason  fur entering '"to the  afoiesaid   sigrei-  meiit was io secure something   like an  equitable   measure   of  representation  I'm*  the   groat   district,   ol"   Kootenay,  whose great revenue producing   powoi  'piovidesune-lhird of ordinary provincial revenue, and  also contains  about  one-third of   the    popul.it.iou   of,    tin*  province.    I mnv sav I hat- the   agree-  iiipnl. will speal; lor   itself,    ar.d   leave  the public   to "judge   as   Us   suppo.t.  It  is   utiiieressaiy   fin* me   to   iiiitht-r  comment-     ua     the     subject     or   l<>  point    out   that     I    have    ,110   syui  palhv   with   Mr.     Martin-    political  a_,pi rations.      Realizing    an    eloition  1 mild not lie avoided at an   early, date  I thought to secure a passage  ol a b'.II  that when an appeal lo the people was  made and n. new   legislature  convene'l  il would be  representative  of- all  sections of llio  province .which  had  not  been the case in th������ last legislature.  Memo,   of  agreement  made  the  lUlll  dav of February, A.D.. 1000. between  Joseph Martin, nt' the first, part,  and  J. M. .Kellie. ami   Thomas  Kidd,   ot  the   second- part,     withosseth " as  follow*-:        .  ' -.  -  1st.���������Tho said Martin agrees to support in the house,the government bill  for" redistribution, provided that no  change be made iu ihe ihree Nanaimo  seals'. If the. bill contains any such,  "change and the-same be not struck  out in committee, said Martin to hi; nl.  ihertv to opoose bill thus cancelling  his agicement. The said Martin also  agrees to let his redistribution motion  of want of confidence to stand uultl  s.iid bill is through, and also to vote  a--liiist. any olber vote of want t>t  i-onlideuce until s .id bill is through.  The said Kellie and Kidd to urge or.  -aid i-odU-trihulion bill, and after the  same is passed the thiul reading, to  .<-et -the government, if possible, to  have it- assented to along with any  other bills agreed upon as hereinafter  mentioned. In ease the government  refuse lo have said bill so as-enled to.  then the said Kellie and Kidd will  vote for the resolution as follows;  "That in the opinion of this house  lhe ie_ islriimtion bill should be immediately assented lo so as to allow of 11  general e'eel o 1 being held under  it.  The following bills shall be allowed  to pass- tile-third reading antl.he .?���������������  sented to.'in addition to the redistribution bill.  1.    Liquor Licence Act.  . 2.   Supreme (Joint Act.  a.    -andon Belief Bill.  4    Lulu Island Kail way Bill,  o.      Vancouver    and    Westminster  Railway Company Bill.  0. Bail-Any Assessemnt Bill, and  such otheis as may be agreed upon  * r+r^r^r^****^**^ _i*t**w>W-**������w������^*^ ;  DISASTROUS LANDSLIDE.        kg^ED     ^ITH    A    PANIC  WAW pnP  A RII^Y The   leading   thoughts |  NOW hUK A BU^Y   that d.rect our efforts ||  WEDNESDAY   .   .   . these   days  is making \  preparations for Spring trade. That means get- i  s ting rid of all Winter goods as quickly as possible *  1 and clearing out odd lines, broken assortments  land surplus   stocks.    Such comprise  many of  these bargain offerings for Wednesday.   This list  is full of tempting values and includes many  goods you'll be wanting for present use.  Six Houses Demolished  at Sandon.���������A  Man Missing, Two Women Seriously  Injured and Several Slightly.  Sandon, B. C���������  Maich 11.���������A land-  slide occurred, here   at   noon   today,  demolishing six houses,   "Win. McLeod  missing,   is supposed    to bo under the  ruin's,    Mrs.   Harry   Nash,   Mrs.    W.  Fogg and   Mr.   Lovalt   are   seriously  injured,   Thu Kaslo and  Slocan   train  is tied up here on account of lhe slides  along lhe line, **  Boers Thought the Whole Earth  Was Covered With Soldiers  We are .coring new tviumps in our Dress Goods section because of the  beautiful fabrics *we arc showing so early in the seeson. Such a complete-bowing, comprising so many fashionable Spring novelties and  up-to-date fabrics, is something new for the stylish dresser, of Reyel-  stoKe. It' goes without saying that our efforts are appreciated.  Evidences of that fact'come to us every day, and the daily volume of  sales tell us plainly that thoughtful buyers are taking advantage of  our early displays by selecting their spring goods now,  Boots aiid Shoes  50 pair Men's Chrome Calf.  lKiuts.size.s 6i to 10; re<rutar  Saturday ���������  laced  price  and   elastic  side  $3.25  and  $3.50.  ..........  :...$275-  \ iVpai.'s"'Woniens' Dongola Wed Boots, new style  ami per.-el fitting: regular price $... Sale price.--_.->  Women's Thick.Wool German Felt Slippers; regular  price G-'K...  for.."... '  -lat1;  Children's Fancy  Felt Shppeis.  thick   soles; regular  price (10c.    Sale price ........'. - *- .- ��������� -. ��������� ��������� ���������������������������*"���������-���������  Misses'  Fjmcy   German -Felt Slippers,  sizes .11 toA.  ' regular price 75c; now.' .*���������"*���������_���������,  Closing Reductions  Men's-Blue-Black -B'*aver   Cloth'   OveVroaK  pond  ������������������u-Hiirhl. siiifsle.-ie.isr. .1. fly-<'ront,   Chesterfield  style,.  velvet collar; selling t'o-day' ,for. S13.50.     W' 1-'-*I,^H^-  ���������?.0 inch, soft finish. Stripe Flannelette, fash colours;  regular price I.e. a yard.    Wednesday 7c  3Touths $5 Suits  IforSS.TS1  ���������"���������Youth*"   -Three-Piece     Suits,    short    pants, .sinfile-  ���������-breasted, sacque  shape, brown,   and  dark  grey,   all  '-'.viml. Canadian , tweed.   Italian , Cli'th-.-liuinKs,, well;  made.   ".Regular price$5.00; sale'price....'. - S. ..$3. ..->  Men's Nightshirts  Men's Heavv Flanellette Nijihtsliirts. collar nltnched  and pocket.'pearl buttons", double stitched seam*-, full  lensl h.all  sizes; 1 .sulii-Iprie**   SI. Wednesday's pnee   _ (_*c  For Stylish Costumes  Our Dressmakins- Parlors are at your disposal and  for your convenience. Every attention Riven to your  orders. The latest Sprint: Fashion plates are ready  fur rout* inspection, whether you came tolv.iy or not.  You'll be interested in seeing them.     Free.to all wlio.  We'have 11 i?rand stock of-fine Dress Materials, including the'nicesl and newest Roods that fashion**  latest caprices call for. and you certainly can I find  ���������mcli low priciuK as we'inake on these stylish laDrics.  Furs and Hats  2"������ L*\dies'  Sailor  and  Selling today at $2.00.  Walking Hats,  Saturday..  all'coiors .  $1.00,  SScrWhit^Sheeting-^  for 25c.  72 inch Fine Bleached She. tine, heavy  quality,  soft,  pure finish; leffular price  -5u. Wednesday s pru*e._oc  Greenland Seal Cape, 27 inches- lonff.   heavv  twilled.  Italian Cloth lining.-;selling tuday at$23.  Wednesday   - $15.00  Alaska Sab'leRuir. Selling today at $7. ..Wednesday's  price..- ��������� _-*������������������"���������"  Quills,  assorted  colors;   regular  priee  10c.  to Inc.���������  Wednesday . .*. ."   5c  Men's Furnishings  Men's heavv jiiey wool socks, soft and warm: regular  price. 20c.  " Sale price . ............. .Two Pair for 25c  Men's Heavy Scotch Wool .Undershirts, double-  breasted Ribbed skiitand cuffs; regular price $1.50.  Wednesday -?1-00  cqiinl la tho city.  You criii get it no  wliore else   In  City.  WE  HAVE  THE  SOLE  AGENCY.  the  No _mpplv lo ""-""il 11 o wed���������t o���������go-  through. except if the government-are  willing lo accept, a lump sum (amount  to be agreed upon) tor ordinary appi-o-  pi'ialiiui- as may be agreed upon by  the parties hereto.  The pai ties bei eto agi ee to endeiivor  10 b-weaclnii'-e passed for a revision  of Ihe voters' li-. earlier than the law  now piovides. . ,  Afi er said redistribulion is assented  to, the government lo be allowed to  ask foradissohitioi"-'* 1 ���������������������������*��������� tn. nml 'I  they iefusetotak1 either of .-aid steps  iln.-iis.tid Kellie in.*. i*w...ui will v_.i.-  lor the following re.-olul ion:  "That in the opinion of the lu.ns"  there should be an appeal to I he people  and no further business sboulil ���������������������������������  transacted by H,is.,ou--te''jiAKTiN  (Signed)-!.!. M.  KELLIR  1 \tuomas kidd.  The l.-ll- alter being inti'iduced,  coulained ihiugis in the jSauaiino  -eats, when another agreement was  reached between Joseph Martin aim  J M Kellie on 21st of February, some  days after ihe bill was brought down  by messaiic. and a lelter signed t>y  J-seph Mai I'm, viz.:  " 1 hereby agiee lo support the ie-  .li-trihiilmn as introduced provirt.-.l  as to Nanaimo seats that the Extensirn  mine be left in South >i<nauiio. Tins  is in puisuanee of my agreement with  with Mr. Kellie and Mr. Kidd.  '���������(Siivned) .1OSEPU MMIT,1-*"'- .  It will be observed that  Mr.   Martin  agreed to  support  Ihe   redistrilnu ion  bill piovided that Ihe Extension   iiiii.e  Im left* in South Nanaimo.    When   the ]  sei-md     agreement   was   signed    Mr.  Martin had seen the  bill,   which   tool.  Extension mine from South  iSenaim.i  and put  it  in  North  Nanaimo.     lhe  hill could only be amended in committee of the. whole and under the  auree-  iiient all parties were bound losiip. orl  the bill to   that   stage.      Mr.   Martin  assisted in killing   the   bill   before   it  reached committee, where it could _ue  amended as he desired, thus  violating  the let let* as well as  the spirit of  tlie  agreement. j. M. Kellie.  Victoria, March 7.   .  |_Me__^s-and Boy's Suits  Men's Four Buttoned. Single-Breasted Sacque Suits,  pure all-wool Canadian Tweed, liiown shade.-, in  checks, Italian Cloth lining, good Iriminings. sizes-!_  to-12; sellin_ todav at $12.   "Now  ..S>0.io'j  Gov'-Two-Piece Suits, shoit pants, made of diagona  w.i'ven   Brown   Canadian  Tweed,  good    linings,   all  sues, selling to-day at $2 00. -Saturday's pru e. ....,l.o0  Bo'v's Reefers wilh Slorni Collar and  tub  for   throat  we'll lined; selling to-day at $0.    Wednesday $*���������."-)  Ladies' 88 Jackets  for 86  -Tjadie������--.TiK'-ket-i--in-fane-y-BoiH'le_0nrl--_OloLli,_liiii-l^.������  throughout   with best  Italian cloth,  double-breasted  fronts   with     pearl buttons;   regular $S.   Wednesday   Jfi u.uu  The City Council.  All members   of   thu   council   weie  present at  Friday night's session.  A communication was icad from  the department of the interior. Ottawa  acknowledging receipt of request for  pint of Villa Lot No. 39 for cemetery  purposes, anil stating that as the  Dominion had made an agreement  witli the Province relative to lands  within the Farwell townsite the Riant  could not bo made,  Several communications were read  from the clerks of several cities re fire  insurance- company- lax. One from  Vancouver stated that the companies  doing business in that city were taxed  $100 per year and that there had been  made recently a reduction in rates of  from 5 per cent to 25 per cent.  Capt. Taylor requested the council  to aid in paying this rent of llie. opera  house while used as a drill hall as had  the proceeding council. Twenty-five  dollars were appropriated for this  purpose. Aid. Peterson voted against  it and asked thai the vote be lecorded.  II. C. Diet* wrote the council asking  for a further payment of $125 on the  lire alarm contract.  Sectetary Fire Brigade No. 1 wrote  stating that tho company wanted a  whole lot ot things. The hall should  he fixed ; the rollers were useless until  the doors were made larger ; axes,  ladders and stoves were needed and  the brigadewants the Are'alarm wires  cut out tint ill the'system, is put in  working order. It is not known what  disposition was made of this communication.  W, M. Lawrence wrote complaining  that he was not given an opportunity  to ligure oh 'a furnace of the make  chosen by the council. Laid over one  week.  The city auditor reported the ireas-  urere's statement correct. The report  wis adopted aud the statement ordered to be published.- '  Aid. Abrah-lmson" introduced a  bylaw providing for an election in  Ward 3, which was read three times  and passed.    - ������  Bylaw repealing tax on insurance  companies was lead a third time and  passed.  For painting the rooms in the upper  story of the fire hall all kinds of tenders" were received, ranging, from SCO  to $100.  Tlio election by-law provides for the  nomination on March 1_ and the  election on the 17th.  Council adjourned till Saturday  evening when a meeting was held to  finally consider and pass the two by-  "iiws. -. -  ARE COMPLETELYDEMORALIZEff  Kruger Tried in Tain to Rally His Men1  and Even Shed Tears Because His1  Attempts Were Ineffectual.���������British5  Now Within 25 Miles of Bloemfontein.  ���������Gross Abuse ot White ��������� Flag, by'  Boers,���������Another Fight on Sunday.  Los-OS. March 10.���������A despatch to'  the Daily News from Poplar Grove  says: The Boers weie seized wilh a'  paniv., thus spoiling the whole plan|  which had been beautifully calculated  to .utterly destroy them. As the'  Sixth division emerged from a hidden  position and appeared on the crest,*  with the mounted infantry in skirmish-  in"   older,   the   Boeis   thought that"  Kurtains arid Draperies  ?2.oo CURTAINS FOR $1.50,  We have 50 pairs of Swiss and Brussels Lace Curtains. 50 inches wide, three yaids long, in white and  ivory, that are our regular $1.75 and $2.50 lines.  The. e include several difl'eieiil pattei ns, not many of  each, and will be sold at this special reduction.  Wedms lay morning " $1.50  81.25 Silk Velvet  for 75c.  50 v.-iril. onlv Rich Lvons Silk Velvet, very close  1-tegular price $1-25   Wednesday   Chiidrens  $4 Coats for 82.50  Children's   Heavy   Beaver   Cloth    Jackets,     double-  breasted.    Regular price $t; Wednes.lay. $2 :>0  Ladies' Feather Boas  for 25c  Six Only, Ladies'Feather  Boas;   regular  price  Wednesday only  (inc.  ..25 c  A Cleanup in China  The odd and left over pieces of China ware. The  bioken assortments of our open stock of Dinne.rware  and other lines that sho.ild be out of the way before  our new stock is displayed, are to be cleared out  irrnsnecl.ive ot cost, and it must be done within the  next few days. It will be no h.ilf-he.iited attempt-  on our part and many prices will be half, and less  than half what we have been asking. Wednesday  morning we commence this clearance sale.  I ���������<**<*******���������#*'*  l#Wf04&04&***������*������*������**l**'** <04&*********^^  '  Thc Conservative Platform.  The     following     is     tho    platform  adopted   by   the   New     Westminster  Convention  of   the Liberal-Conservative party held"last October:    '  It   is   proposed:   (I)   To  revise  the  voters' lists.   (2)   To  actively  aid   in  the construction  of trails  throughout  the undeveloped poi lions of  the  province,   and   the   building   or  provincial  trunk  roads   of "public  necessity.   (3)  To piuvidc for the o.licia! inspection of  elevators   and   hnir-ting  gear.    (I)   To  improve tlie administration  of justice  and secure  the  speedy  disposition  of  legal   disputes*.     (5)   To   provide     1 n  effective system for the settlement of  disputes   between  capital   and   labor.  (0)   To adopt tbe principle  of  government ownership of rail way ways  in  so  fur as Ihe circumstance or the piovince  'will admit,   and  the   adoption  of the  principle   that   no   bonus    should   be  granted     to    any   railway   company  which does not give  the  government  "of tlie piovince  the   contiol   of rates  over lines bonnsed  together  with  th  option   of   pin chase     . .  control     and   administration   of    the  -Isheric- within the boundaries  of the  province.    (8)   To   actively   assist  by  State aid   in  the  development of the  agricultural resources of the province.  (9)   To  make  the  London  agency  of  British Columbia eil'ective in proclaiming the natural wealth of the province  and as a  place  for   profitable   inves-t-  menl of capital.    (10)   In  the  interest  of labor the Liberal-Conserva* ive partv  synipathi7.es   with   and   endorses  the  principle of  an  eight hour law.    (11)  To  provide  an  improved  system   of  education.     (12)     To   1 -Cognize    and  reform the system of provincial aid to  medical     men   and hospitals in   outlying parts of the province.   (13)   To  actively support  the advancement of  the mining interests of British Colum-  tiia.   (14)   To aid in  the immigration  of female domestic seivants.   ,  tlie whole earth' was covered with  soldiers, in their front and rear, and on'  their flanks. They did not wait to'  verify their supposition, but,- fled,*  seized apparently with a dread that  they might share the fate of General'  Cronje.        - . " ���������  London.   March'     10.���������A   'despatch'  from  Poplar Grove" to   the   Morning-  Post,   say.-:     President Kruger shed  tears at his ineffectual attempt to rally  the Boers, who were completely  para-"  lized by Lord Robert's masterly tactics.'  They were too demoralized to listen to"  his  expostulations  and  declared  that  the British cannon  were everywhere.  Poplak GnovE,   March 9.��������� General"  French, who is 10 miles ahead, reports"  that his front is clear of Boers/   All*  other reports tend to confirm a;state"    *  of disorganization of the Boer' forces."  The   genet al   impression   is   that the  further   progress   of   the   British * to*  Bloemfontein will not be. opposed.  " London. March  11���������The' war; office'*-  has the following from  l_>rd  Roberts   ,",  dated Driefontein. -.lurch 11,  7:15a.m.-   ',  ���������The enemy opposed  ns throughout  jyest ei day's march and gave us considerable trouble.   Owing, however., to*   '���������  the admirable conduct of   the   troops*  the enemy w.ere unable lo prevent our'  reaching   our   destination   ar.d. were"  "turned out of two strong pi).sitions"at    *  the point" of   the   bayonet.   I cannot"  get the'precise  number of  casualties*  before inarching, .lit will communicate" -  later.    The Boers suffered lie-vily, 102-  dead bei mi left or. the ground."and we  captured 20 prisoners. _      -    -    -  Lord Robeits notifies the.war office-  that he has sent the following telegram -  to   Presidents.. Kinger ��������� aud   Steyn:-'  "Another instance having  occured  of  tho gross abuse of the white - flag  or*  the   signal   of   holding   up   hands   in' "  token of surrender.    It is my  duty to'  inform yon that if such'abuse  occurs-  again I -ball   be compelled   to   order"  my troops to disregard the white flag-  eutiiely.   The instance'occured on  _-  kopje east of Driefontein farm* yesterday and was   witnessed   by.   my   own-  staff oflicei-s and  myself and resulted'  in the   wounding   of   several   otlicers-  and men.  The British are.  now 25 miles from  Bloemfontein.   , One    of    tb.*e". Boer*  prisoners    says    that   the    siege- of  "-Iafe_i7ig~l-__"be-n r_ise"d_ J  It is reports t hat the Boer' prisoners*    ,  at Wymbledon  .were-fonnd  boring a. \   ,  tunnel under the camp.    Considerable'  headway had been made  before  they    .  were discovered. ^  (Wymbl'-don    is- the   first    station'  south of Kimberley).  A LIBERAL "EDITOR  Would Sooner See the Conservatives in\ .  Power Than Joe Martin,  The   Greenwood    Daily     Times   is'  staunchly Liberal in   ils Federal  politics, and was  a  supporter  of  the late'  Semlin government.   Our readers will  probably be able to gel at least a suggestion of its opinion of Mr,  Martin*  from    the    following:   '��������� IJis   record-  shows that he can lie loyal' to neither'  friend or foe ; that as a supporter he'  is  a   constant   intriguer,   and   as   an'  opponent is capable of tlie .most  inexcusable treachery.    Speaking  for  the'  (7)   To   assume   respectable Liberals, wo say that they  '   "      do not want   him   and   would   never'  follow him from   choice;  and, if  they  would not   follow   him   from   ihoice,*  much less will they ever allow him   to *  fasten himself upon them  and constitute    himself   their   leader.      Better,-  far better, that the Liberal party as   a*  party  should   forever remain   out  of  office than gain office with a man   like'  Joseph  Martin  as   the  acknowledged  leader.    If as a lesult of his seletion'-  as Premier of   this   Piovince   at   this*  stage of our affairs the Conservative'  party is enabled to obtain   control   of  the Government benches, the Liberals  need     have "no   regret".     The   worst  Conservative   Government   that   wiw  ever    formed     would    be    iulinitely  preferable     to    a   government   with'  Joseph  Martin at  its  head,  and   the'  sooner   the   people   recognize  it   the"  better." '  ���������*. r\  ������������������"-���������* I  *.��������� S������v.rfcW.i-S_s  BBS  i_^ai_ji-.'-jo('-v-_--*~'  _������^_-w������������������'M���������. _-���������������������������������������������*������������������*������������������'^���������^^  ������������������^.Wi-**********^^  Revelstoke  Herald  Free Press   who does not appear to was duly presented with a well filled  K^^-I_-i  by    tho dim- puree and  it is  reported _ on  pretty  Published in the Interests of  Revelstoke, Laredau, Big Jj-_.iu, '".rout  Lake,  Illlcillewaet,  Albert  Canyon,  Jordan    Pass    and    Eagle I  Pass  Districts  JOHNSON    ���������    ���������    PROPRIETOR  *    published  __  'A Semi--Weekly   Journal,   .  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As tor tho parties wno nave oecn  I married since Mr.Davidson's appoint-  ) meat, thoro is nothing to show that  1 they arc not perfectly satisfied with  the present position of affairs.  Notwithstanding these facts, tlio  Free Press publishes ita doubts under  a "scare head" in its Impression of  Tuesday. If tlio. editor of tho Froo  Press would take a word of advice  we might suggest that if ho would  pay a little moro attention to the  public questions of tho (lay and a  little less attention to tho travelling  opinions of unnamed legal practitioners, ho ��������� would better servo tho true  purpose of journalism, and would  bo better entitled to Uie respect of  thinking people. Nonsense such as  that which tho Freo Press has recently been substituting for news, Is  not only ontlrely out of place In the  columns of a reputable nowspapor,  but suggests tho idea that tho news  columns ot tho "paper aro ���������������������������-.i-n**  used for political purposes.  good authority that at Cochrane on  tho following Sunday tho preacher,  heard during tho sermon such mysterious whisperings, as "head,"  "skin," "wolf," "bujekshot," etc. At  tho present time the good people of  Grand Valley breathe moro freely,  having no fear for 'yearlings or two  year  olds.   o   ALL, SORTS OF GENERALS  RELIEF,  OF.  LADYSMITH  For  weary, '   anxious  A.  Various Officers  in the British Army  Described���������For   Distinguished  Service  till  Doing  THE WOLVES OF  GRAND VALLEY  SIR CHARLES KEEPS HIS WORD.  It Will be remembered Unit who-.i  Sir __aries Tupper announced that  carougn aie Kindness or an anonymous friend he had been enabled'to  effect an insurance of .1000 on _he  life of every member of the ___...-un-  adian   _ontin_ent, the announcement  And How They Were Exterminated  Grand  Valley begins    a  few miles  west  of   Cochrane and   runs    in    a  northerly direction for  a number of  miles.   Tho Talloy Itself is well named,  thero being a    sweep    of broad  grandeur  about  it  that  forcibly  reminds ono of  several  similar scenes  in the old country.    To tho west of  tho Valley  the  foothills    rise    in  a  grand ewolllng ridge, with clumps of  willow spruce and fir trees, shooting  up in   dense  patches,    affording  line  shelter for horses and cattle and incidentally for  a few  timber wolves.  Some throe years ago, tho settlers  In the valley awoke to the fact that  calves,  yearlings, and even two-year  olds were disappearing in a mysterious manner, and not until the bleaching bones were found did they come  to the  conclusion    that    the wolves  were the depredators.   Then their indignation waa  aroused    and    man,  child    vowed,   in their  "*" "   .".*.     .-.     ��������� ....   , ,       ,     woman   and      was said by his political enemios who hearts   tbat  th    bold     unscrupulous  CcS_-   of __.  ^?er^a0%_?tc__Sil.,,J-   ���������lv _-_������������*   and should     be  oxter-  he. \ mere advertising sci-rop hi.  In  60������e quarters    it    was    moro     .n\i  broadly hinted that Sir i.harles airs  6tating v.*hat was absolutely faiie.  "When it was shown that the.*3 was  notiouht about it, the Grit   papers  ; puDiisheu  a report,  absolutely wini-  out foundation,  thai  tne government  Had  taken   tne   matter   ap  c.nl  tney   would   carry    out    a  Bcneme with  regard  to  the /__(__. oi  tae  second   (jontingent,   wn-3n  ,.s   a  matter   ot   tact  tlie  governiu._-.t  _;.s  not up to date effected a single dollars*   worm   or    insurance   on      tho  life of  any  member  of any contingent.  in .oruer   to  aispet    any  tint  sinn.ir  (IOUD19  -V-iich may have been created in the  .-_ ..   _, -__._  ������������������,.,,��������� ^= ,���������    wnether  mitftis of "the public as lo  ininatod. Guns were cleaned, rides  were polished, revolvers emptied of  shells and ro-loaded and a grand  hunt  was organized.  They came from far and near to  see the fun and incidentally to carry  home th. wolf skins. Some on steeds  famed for their speed and high jumping proclivities, daintily girthed with  an English saddle and bestridden by  gallant r horsemen with riding".:boots  and spurs. Cowboys were there too  eager for the fray, mounted on surefooted horses, who; could dotect , a  badger -hole a .dozen yards away and  in a pinch turn end for end with their  feet so close togethier as to cover  no more ground than a soup plate.  The grand hunt began. Up the val-  icross   tho  valley,   up  the  hills  l_y       ._*,_������,.__,           , ���������,   down tho hills  into tho brush, out c������  sir tmaries   tupper really  am  v.-nat gf*^*^ ���������u% hallowing and shout-  he claimed  to have done, Uie follow- (-hooting,    and no swearing,  ing  telegrams  read    by   Sir Charles  w^t on   ^^    -^     u_at    Ule   poor  in the house of commons this wcel-  are reprinted:  Montveni, March 1. 1900, Sir Charles  Tapper, Ottawa: Jn regard to the  rasuranc. of one milUoii dollars effected by you on the lives of .tho  members ot the Canadian contingent,  covering death and accident contingencies, wc- have this morning received the cable despatch which follows:  "l-jiiuon, "March 1.���������To the Canadian  branch Ocean Accident and Guarantee corporation, Montreal: The director- authorize you to pay the sum.  insurc-d; in each fatal claim of tho.  , Canadian contingent, expressing 'at  tlie same time their admiration of the  loyal and gallant conduct of''the Canadians. This prompt settlement Will  cover the twenty-eight' deaths by  twenty-eight thousand dollars, leaving  the wounded to be settled with according to the policy of insurance  when the claims arc'-received.' The  Ocean Accident and Guarantee corporation, per Holland, I_yinan. and  Burnett."  i-Tom the above it win be seen  that the payment of Ho less than  -������'*_S,<jyti has been promptly met and  that the kind and thoughtful action  ot sir -haries' anonymous menu  has been the moans' of granting some  compensation to the families of our-  Canadian soldiers who nave given  up their lives in defence of the British Empire.  ������������������Sir-Char!c-s���������Tuppf-r-iandJiis^anonj^.  moua friend will receive a full measure of gratitude from every Canadian, Grit or Tory,,whoso ability to recognize a thoughtful and charitable  act has not been marred by mean political  prejudice.  went on   that   day  wolves  never   ventured   further  from  their  holes  than   the   nearest  knoll  and then only  for  a  glanco at thoir  enemies.and went,back to report to  Mrs   "Wolf.    The bunt was in Tain.  Give it up?    Oh,  no!     Poison    the  egsarsf.   that's   tho   scheme, -  So   a  cunning     man      was    sought    out-  Monsieur Baptie���������who was an author-  anil   empowered    by    unanimous  ity,  to    exterminate  vote of the district  the   vermin.  Tho   wolves  were   dead?    Oh,   no  Not by a jugful. .They were now gel  ting   even with  those  excited  horse  men. who had disturbed tho peaceful  ness 'of  their  retreat    by   their  mad  gallop and shooting and now a choice  two year old colt was the very thing  to      appease      their    appetites     and  smooth:  their   rultled    feelings.Poisoned meat for them, aha!    Adam, my  boy, go play marbles; we're no children to be..caught'with .such' chaff.  . But already the busy brain of  some enterprising rancher had solved the diliicuity. Why not set a  baud of the Stony .'Indians to track  tho brutes, camp on their trails, follow them! to their lairs and give them  ���������what  All right, that's the idea���������get Mr.  Stony. Soon he came in holiday at-  -_-_2_._0n.e-' guns, wigwams and dogs  swarmed-into andr^caniped-'-on���������the  fair valley.. Soon the cy went  forth, the. wolf! tho wolf! Ah. there  he is, now then, the rillos speak, and  speak ;with  no   uncertain    sound.    A  THE  FREE PRESS  IS SHOCKED*  The Manitol* Free Press has evidently abandoned  tho study of con  etituiional law and is now   devoting  its   space   time   to    questioning    the  legality...' o:     marriages     syiemnizeu  under "the Macdonald administration.  It.   pub.i-hf,-   a    apeciiueu     marriage  liceus-  whereby John Cox is permit-  fed "to enter  into  the  holy  bonds of  matrimony   with  Mary   box,   the   license being signed by John A.Davidson, miui-ter of agriculture ana immigration.    The  whole  trouble ia or  course  due to the   fact    that    Hugh  John   Macdonald    has     been   chosen  premier of the province of Manitoba.  __.o  Fr_B   Press  had    accused   Hugh  John of almost every    crime known  to   the  law,   but  It  never heretofore  went so far a.3 to accuse him of violating  the holy  boud    of matrimony.  The way in wnieft  the  premier work  ed bis  aelarious    scheme    was    this.  All   marriage   licenses   are   required  to be executed "under    the hand  of  the   minister  or  acting  minister    of  agriculture   and   Immigration."     Tlie  .Free, Press has  been'   advisod  by    a  legal   practitioner,   whose     name    is  discreetly withheld,    that   inasmuch  as  Mr. Davidson  wa_,  uui    i-iipointed  "to  bo   minister   of  agriculture"   but  merely 'to act as minister of agriculture" and  therefore  there ia no minister of agiiculture and  consequently  all  marriago  licenses  signed  by  Mr.  Davidson   are of no effect,    so    that  hundreds ot people who thought they  were   being    married     by  clergymen  having authority to perform the ceremony   are  not  really .married   at  all.  To the average lay ���������mind, if. would  appear   that   njarijaoLo   I'orforiiied by  persons    basing hy j__v,- authority to  perform   marriages    are    binding on  the I'i'.i.!.--, nof-ithsuiii.i.jig- the view-  taken by  the  legal  practitioner who  advised the Free    Press.     Moreover  very little value is attached to legal  advice which  is not charged'  for.and  there  is  nothing to show    that    thc  I_gal practitioner received any fee in  cash cr kind for his advice.    In    the  next   place,   the only person   in    tne  province  who  seems    to  be  worried  .about the matter is thc editor of the  regular hurrican of lead went screaming at the devoted wolf;  he dared to  crosa   the   fire   zouo   (oh,   for   a few-  Boers)   and   trotted,    gently    up     tbe  slope,   occasionally   looking  over   his  shoulder  at  his   heriditary   foes   and  wondered      If   they   were    practising  tor Bisley.    Not  a  hair   of    his  fine  coat fell to  the  ground.      The  noble,  red  man  of the West,  disgusted with  such  unreasonable  brutes that refused to be shot and remain  shot in a  decent orthodox way, packed up thei  tenia and  quietly    trekked  for  their  reserve.    Anoher   breathing  spell   fo  the  wolf family  but  not  so  for  the  settlers'    6tock.      "Run    Maf.''    was  shouted  at   him   by   the  wife . of   hi  bosom and Mac. Jumped for dear lit'.  to  the   end   of  the   house,  only    to'  find   that   Mr.   Wolf   had     taken     a  generous  sample  out  of  a promising  hand  fed  calf,  the pride of tho sal  Mrs.  Mac.   To" ay  the    wolves '��������� wer  remembered  in the oveniiiK devotions  of the family goes without saying.  Tired and    weary    the   settlers    c  Grand   Valley    settled    down    to   the  round  up  and  compared   notes  as   to  who   had   lost   most    heavily  by   the  timber vermin.    And so haying time  approached   and   with  .it���������������������������fresh   visits  from   Mi*. ..Wolf.     T.   D. ���������Mackay,     a  canny Scot with a gri-/v.!eil hoard and  a   far away look   in     his    .keen' blue  eyes,  had1 those samo eyes gladdened  by tho nsar approach, of thr; big woif  who followed .his wagon to and: from  the   hay   field. '  He  handed  tho  rein-  to  his son with    tlio    brief'   words,  "drive   on."    Mac    slipped    off    the  wagon and into clump of bushes close  by. the roadside.    Thu wolf b hi don by  a  turn  in   the  road, did   not    sec. the  move,   and   calmly ������������������ trotted  tin   to  hia  doom.    Opposite .tlio  muzzle  of    tlie  shot gun he stopped, lo'jkinr; intently,  ahead   as   if   he  mlss'-d   someone  out  of the wagon.    That settled It.    Mac.  was 'cool   as  a  cucumber    and   duly  planted  a  charge of  buckshot  In'bis  wolfship's carcase.    With  a bound he  was off and ran for about   100 yards,  look his last look.on earthy and sky  and the big wolf,  the scourge of  the  valley, was no more.  Some   time   previous    to   tl_is     the  same Mac. had sat up  all  night  and  got a charge of lead  into Mrs.  Wolf  Rejoicing      Pon't  mention   It!  A correspondent asks mo to explain  the torms "brigadier gonoral," "major  gonoral," "lieutenant general" and bo  on,  which he tells he  finds confuse  a good many people, says a writer in  tho London News:  The name brigadier gonoral depends on  tho organization which is called a brigade.   A  brigadier   general   commands   a  brigade,   which   consists    of  a  certain  number of battalions.    In almost all  foreign armies two or three, usually  throe,   battailous    form  a   regiment,  and   of  those  about    two regiments  form a brigade.    With    us thu term  "a   regiment"   is used   for    two    or  moro hattlions of which tho ollieers  aro  all  placed  on  tho  samo  list -o_  seniority for promotion,aud  throughout which the promotion of the noncommissioned officers'run in a single  list.    It does not at all  follow,,   in  fact it is very raroly the case, that  in our army two battalions of    the  samo rogiment are  serving  side  by  side  with  ono  another.      Normally,  under our system, with a two-battalion regiment, ono of the battalions is  at homo and the other abroad,   the  homo  regiment serving   as a feeder  for tho battalion  which is in India  or the colonies.   The home battalion.  Is in fact, the great training school  for* the   recruits  beyond    the  depot  stage,   and   the  battalion    abroad   is  kept up to its full war strength; This  arrangement  is  often   disturbed    by  both   battalions   going   abroad.       Of  lato we have been creating regiments  of which we always had a tow,    of  four battalions, but even so the battalion    has no    necessary   connexion  with the' regiment for the purpose of  organization   in   the   field.   With   us,  usually, the I brigades  aro , made up  of   battalions   of    several    different  regiments,  and  the  organization  for  fightingin the battalion unit is that  of the brigade.  Aa four battalions together form a  brigade, and each of the battalion's  is commanded by a Ueutenant-colonel  very often a full colonel in the army  is appointed to tho command of the  brigade, and he" is given the position  of: general of the brigade' without his  permanent army rank being affected  thereby, and still being a colonel In  the army-he is by virtue of his office  as commander of th-brigade, :���������; called  a brigadier general. Thus he i3 in  his army ��������� rank a'full colonel, but  in his function in connexion'with the  organization of the army In the field  the. lowest grade of general���������a brigadier. On the other hand a major  general is a permanent rank in the  army, to which full colonels were  appointed either by seniority or selection, and the lieutenant general is  tho rank next senior to that of the  major general, whllo a full general is  senior  to  both   of  them.  In our actual distribution of officers almost all" tho:-districts into  wliich tho country is divided are  assigned according to their importance to the command of major generals, lieutenant generals or full generals. All tlio Braaller districts are  commanded by major generals, and  a fow, like Aldcrshot and Scotland,  by full generals in the army. As a  rule, a command In which a full general Is. like Aldcrshot, is one:in which  there are several other; general offi-  cors under him of different ranks.  There is. however, no fixed rule" as  regards the holding of positions by  officers of different ranks, and whereas normally the field brigade commands would bo held either by major  generals or by colonels with the special ranVf of brigadiers, and divisions,  which consist of two brigades each,  would be commanded by lieutenant  Generals, it not infrequently happens  that a major general is appointed to  the, command of a division, as for  instance, was the ens-?, with Sir William Gntacre in the present campaign.  A field marshal is an exceptional  rank conferred for distinguished services in high command in the field  -or���������i _���������conr.e_ior__-_il]_.rovai__30Si tion,  and it confers the privileg- that���������  whereas in the case of all other  ranks in the army there is an age  clatis, which detenn'tt-s* that  officer shall not continue in  army if he has at  four     longr,  months,  Our  bravo  battalions lay  Entrenched at Ladysmith,  and hold  The Burgher's host at bay.  And day by day,  and week by week,  Soon as the morning broke,  The thunder of a hundred guns,  The mountain echoes woke.  Creusot  and   Maxlm-Nordenfeldt,  Belched     forth    their      tongues     ���������(  flame,  Incessant  on   the  British   camp.  The  deadly  shrapnel  came.  And  day    by    day,  from    morn  night,  Our men shot true and well,  Answering.the Burghers shot for shot,  Sending them shell for shell,  Fighting aa once thoir fathers fought  On the field ot Waterloo,  Showing   the    watching    world    once  more  What British  pluck can do.  How they    cheered when on������   bright  morning  They heard a roar of guns  Down on the Kiver Tugela  Proclaim that Buller comes.  But  did   their courage falter?  Thoir: brave  endeavors slack?  When   Buller  hellographed  to White:  "Our force is driven back."  Swift camo  tho answering flashes,  "We're sate  and  sitting tight,"  "We've  got   our  backs    against    the  wall.  Tho troops are full of fight."  And through the weeks that followed  While  Buller felt his way.  White and his comrade Atkln, held  The Burghers' host at bay.  Eagerly gazing southward.  And  listening  to  the guns,  Watching      the       bursting       lyddite-hells  They   told   that  Buller  cornea.  Then came one morn a messafo  That filled us with dismay,  "The enemy attack in force,"  "Hard pressed," the flashes say.  Then  how  anxiously  we waited.  For what the day would bring.  Would a tale of a great disaster,  To the bounds of the Empire ring?  No!  "driven back at every point."  'TIs the heliograph speaks again.  You should  have    heard the    mlghtjr  shout  From  the throats of Buller's men.  The  papers   have  told   the story  How our soldiers fought and fell,  Charging across the lead swept plain.  While    the    hill  tops    smoked    with  shell.  How driven back, they charged again  Until the Burghers fled.  Leaving the* rocky kopjes strewn  With  the Boer and British  dead,  But  who  can    describe    the    closing  scene  What  tongue the tale can,tell,  The joy of the worn out. garrison,  When oh the breezes swell,  Faintly at  first,  then -louder,  They hear, a well known  strain,  And marching to the Highland Pipes  The "Campbells come"- again.  And the morning sun gleamed brightly.  On  bayonet  and  on gun.  As filing down the southern slopes  The  troops  of Buller come.  They  come!      The siege, is ended.  The long dark night is past,  The morn breaks: smiling in tho <*���������__t.  Relief - has  come: at last.  j HUDSON'S BAY  COMPANY.  f������t^^-^Jf^--^f-^-^^#-^-  Rcvclstokc Herald  INCORPORATED 16T0  We have just received and  placed in stock a magnificent  range of  GENTLEMEN'S  M ��������� lies  id M  (SEMI-WEEKLY)  la the leading newspaper et  toe great mining districts ol  West Kootenay. It give, all  ti-B latest mining, telegraphic and local nows, written up.  la auth-ntle, reliable and read  able articles from uniueetiO-.  able information. It enjoys  a large circulation and is consequently, unequalled ns __.  advertising medium in Um  fleld In which It is *���������_%_-_������_.  SUkription $2.00 Per Hnnifm  $1.25 For Six Months,  8trliUg in Rfluanee.  Add   to   our  Hrltish  history  Another glorious page,  Tho record of a gallant deed  Which time shall never age.  And .while our Empire standeth.  Undying'be the fame  Of  those.who fought so well to hold  The camp,  till Buller came.  ���������L.  C.  HATES.  Winnipeg.   -O   Jrlal i'ortag- residents are1 desirous ot establishing a military regiment.  Several Winnipeg residents were  tinea tor infractions of the liquor  act.  i-roso-cu Hot the liberals carrying all four seats in tho Territories  are said to b'fi bright.  When a woman turns out to" attend  church on a'st.orriiy day sho feels that  there is a tender bond of sympathy  between her and the preacher not experienced by the sisters who stay  away.  In Virginia a company 'has been  formed for the manufacture of an artificial marble, wliich closely resembles  the genuine and can readily be carved, the ingredients being milk of lime,  glycerine, silicate of soda, soap,, salt  and marshmallow root, together with  a cement which    thickens  A s-hoc'lDby, going but of the, playground without leave, one of his masters called after him and "inquired  where he was going. "I am going  to buy a ha'porth of nails." "What  do you want a ha-porth of nails for?"  "For a half-penny," replied the  youngster.  These Ties are in the  very latest styles and  colors; and our very  large stock gives every.-  one an opportunity to  select a tie to suit. See  the display in] our  window.  Hudson's Bay Stores  CALGARY.  It takes a .foremo-rt place ia  __[��������� race for prominence and  s-pularit-f with. basiness  bouses and as a consequence  does more business vltk  thO-S requiring printed statl-  ���������aerr and* office supplies tbam  an. other printing   establish  ment in Bastem British Columbia. The class, at **���������__-_:  turned out has been pronoua.-  eed equal to any thing et the  kind executed in. the large  ���������lties by much larger ������-ta*-  erles.  Job Printing Department  AUCTION SALE OF! SWINH  Is equipped with the latest  faces in type designs and all  work entrusted to The Herald  __i handled by exprienced  -workmen who thoroughly un-  * Aerataad the proper use of tha  material at thoir _U*pee_l.  The Herald does not claim t������  be the only printing house __  the district but It dees _____  to be  Thi-  bell   strikes   one.      Wo ; take   no  note of time  But  from, its  loss;   to  give it then  a  tongue  [a   wise   in   man.      As     if   an    angel  spoke  I   feel   the  solemn   sound.      If   heard  aright,  It is the knell of my departing hours,  Where  are   they?     "With,  the    years  beyond  the flood.  ���������YOUNG.  The department of agriculture ��������� at  Regina has received information from  the Ontario; government to" the '������������������ effect  that "i tho purchase 'of the boars and  sows to bo offered. for sale by pulbic  auction at various points along the  Calgary and Edmonton railway In  Northern and Southern Alberta,���������:������������������ under  the auspices V of : the Territorial : government ,1s progressing rapidly. A  very superior grade of animals aro  being: procured' and ������������������':������������������ It is anticipated  that the' shipment will reach Alberta  towards the end of the present  monh, so, that: sales may bo held between the, 1st and the 15th of April,  ha final dates-and places of sale will  be advertised: as soon as it is possible  to fix them definitely.   o  An improved folding* tobacco pipe has  the bowl flattened at the sides to fit  In the pocket, with a hole drilled  through: one side in which the stem is  inserted, the latter being bent at an  angle and provided iwith a spring  which ��������� allows It to be lowered ; and  folded on the side of the. bowl when  not In use.  Mr. Justice Tachereau at Montreal  decided a point of much interest to  railway men. Mrs. Kanesden is  sueing the G.T.K. ror ������15,000 for  nerseit ana *. la.tiuu lor ner - cmiaren  tor aamages tor tne aeatn ot ner  'husband, who was killed in the discharge of his ditty as conductor.���������,���������; The  company put in a special plea that  deceased was a .member ot the _.T.  K. iJenevolent society from which  nis ramiiy received ?10UU at nis  death. ��������� Hy joining this association  deceased had agreed to forfeit any  right of action against the company.  The court ruled mat if these racts  could be proved they would be binding on deceased's heira  Thoroughly Up-To-Date In  Evenj. P'art-G-i.r  And tn a position to give as  good Value for th _ money expended, either for ad.ertlsine  space in its publication or  for job printing, as can be  given by any other house of  the kind in British Columbia-  Write for estimates and sam  ples of printing. AU ���������#���������*  turned out promptly and Satisfactorily. One price to aH.  No job can bo too largs ������r  too small for The Herald's  eonsideration. Special attention given   to orders by mall.  A. Jv.:::S0N, Proprietor.  PUBLICATION DAYS : Wednesdays and Saturdays.  I  an  the  ,._, ���������. _ given age attain-  ed'only "to a~jv-r.icular rank���������a  field  marshal  is such for lit**.  iningand Development Co.  !  O-tTGIN   OF   SOUTH   AFRICAN  PLACE -N'AMKS  Natal, moans birthday, and waa so  chlled In honor of Vasco.de Oama'������i  discovery of TMr* Natal (now called  Durban) on Christmas Bay.  Durban, named aft'.-r ���������! Sir nenjaniln  Durban, who was governor in ���������'183*1.  Orange Rlv - wtu named .after .the  Prince1 of Orantse.  Gordon Ray. ' named ���������'. after Captain  Gordon.  Caledon, named''after I,onl ,Caterion.  the English governor.  Clanwllllam takes Its title from' an  Irish nobleman who lived there.  Grahamstown, took its name from  Colonel Graham.  Somerset, 'is reminiscent of Ijiird  Charles Somerset,  another crovernor.  Colesburg. .derived from thf natno  of Sir _ov.i-y Colo, govornor.  M.ilmesbury waa the family nam" of  S!r: I._o'wry Colo's 'wife.'������������������. ...Hence1 .��������� the  town of Mnlmcsbur. .  "Wynberg. name ,<li_rived from the  vineyards.  Slmpn's- P.ay, Plmonstown. and Sitn-  onsberK. sll iom. from the harm: nt a  Dutch   governor,  Simon   V._n  dor   Sts!.  Pletcrmaritzburg in made up : of ii  I'nmblnatlon nt the narnr-ii of Gi-rrit  llarils. and Pieler  rtotr-.f.  Pretoria's llk������ness to Pretorius will  be at once seen.  IBloemfontsin.1 n-if?:i.n,������ T'.lo'-m'.*. rmin-  tain or spring.  TIarrisrnlth and T,:i<lyHmitli 'are ou.l'.-  ���������>d after Sir Harry Smllh nnd hi.t ivlf*:.  l.ady Smllh, tlv former govr-rnor of  the- Capo. In 18:*I2.  Allw.'i.l, the name of ���������' Hir Harry  Smith's f!iii-.ou*J chfirt?1''*.  LIMITED.  CAPITAL SI,000,000   IN   ONEIDOLLAR SHARES.    400,000        THE TREASURY  FIRST BLOCK  OF TREASURY SHARES _NOW ON  THE MARKET  [FOR A LIMITED'JTIME-AT   I OS CENTS.  DIRECTORS  Wm. F. Cociiuane,  M;'ii������j4er   Tlio   Coclirane   Ranch,   Lirr.il.ri,   Macleod.  Managing  John  Diiectoi'  J.   Youhg-  of   Tho    Calgary  H-i-aid.  W. B. Pool,  PrcsidenL Great  Western Mines,  Limited, Ferguson and Kevelstoke.  F.   W.  Godsal,  Rancher,    Pincher   Creek  J.   D.  Guaiiam,  Gold  Commissioner,  Atlin,  B. C.  hi;  ol.  Private M. J. Qiiinn. or MiilifaK.  ivho was lulled In the final char..o hy  tho Canadians when Cronjo surrendered, served ten years in tho North  West Mounted ���������!'oiler, with (iistnic-  ildh nnd then volunteered, for trie  Yukon two years ngo with lhe Kovernment military force, sent there to  maintain ornor. no liau jusr. returned with the permanent force to  The . Fi-doriokton when the war in SoulJi  valley rose to the occasion and'Mac  Africa broke out,  Gko.   S.   McCautkh;   Solicitor,   Revelstoke. .  W. M. Buown,.Proprietor   St    Leon   Hot   Springs,   Revelfctoke.        -.   '  Tho Double Eagle Company has been formed for the purpose, not only of mining its '.present - proper lie.  ,..- .A' acquiring promising claims and developing them to an extent that will justify their sale to English and  -Ui.i" compf-.-ics at a profit. The company already owns and has paid for in full, the . Trilby and Old Saul  properties in the famous Fish River district, and a three-quarters: interest in the May Bee- mine, in the,  f_,"i.d<--au district one and a half miles from Ferguson Sufficient promoter's shares .have been set aside for the  purchase  of the-remaining  quarter.  Thc May Bee is the sister claim to the now famous Nettie L, wliich has broken all records in.'British*  Columbia for 'largo bodies of phenomenally rich ore. Thc May Bee aud Nettie L were located together in  1-_:-_ by Mr. VV. B. Pool (who has been appointed manager of the Double Eagle Co.) Both claims carry identically  the same rich ore on the surface and the same remarkable ledge runs through' both, carrying high values  in gold, copper, silver and lead. The promoters have already spent $4,000 in developing the May Bee, with  (���������xi-Hlcnt results, and in order to place tho mine quickly on a shipping basis the company now offers the public  the opportunity of investing to a limited extent in fully paid and non-assessable treasury shares (par-value  $1)   at   10  cents  each.  Shares will be sold in blocks of 100 and upwards.  The  company  reserves  the right  to . withdraw thc  sale  of shares  from  the  market   at   any  time    without    notiee*  Applications  may  be  sent  to tho  Secretary,  A. H. HOLDICH, REVELSTOKE,  Or to JNO. J. YOUNG   HERftLDBLOCK, CALGARY. ,  t mH&JuV*.*******  t  W^  3  i  V  WAR SUMMARY  Continued   Success   of   the   British  :   Forces in South Africa  l_ondou, march '_.->i-u_*um_;_i'..������������������  Tk* war oflice lias just published the  following advices from Lord Roberts:  ������������������t-opiar urove, March '.���������i_ive_-  i_B���������-Wo have had a 'very successful'  -ay, and have completely routed thc  ememy, who are In full retreat. Tbe  _o_ltlon which they occupied is cx-  u-omoiy strong and cunningly arranged, with a second line of entrenchments which would, have caused us: heavy loss na a- a day attacit  been made. The turning movement  was necessarily wid-, owing to the  mature or , the ground, and tne cav-  __.���������*���������/��������� and horse, artillery horses arc  smelt done up. The fighting was  practically contmod to .the cavalry  division, which as usual did exceed-  i_giy wen, ana _enerai _'rcncn reports that the horse .artillery batteries did great execution among the  ������temy. Our casualties were about 50"  A despatch to the Times from Model, r aatea yesterday, : says: ������������������** i*n������  Boors occupy an extenslvo position  between ourselves and Hioemtontein  and Wynburg. They include the bulk  of the Natal ..forces and are under  G-naral Joubert himself. .Only eiifTl-  ol-_t men have been left behind lo  kald Vanreenen'a position at Lalng's  N__. mxtensive desertions are reported during the trek. An engage-  _i_nt is imminent, which will proba-  MrU-  decisive aa to the results oi  tho -war."  A. despatch to tne 'times aatea  U-tantein, warcn otn, says: "A  o_camando ot 3000 Boers haB ottered  to /surrender .hut .on ,impossit.te  ������-_!_. -ronje's losses were greater  than fae admitted. Sixty Boera were  fotttta burled ia one crave.  London, Maroh ������.���������Winston _nur-  ciiiit, teiegrapning me suustance ot  tw. interview he has had with Sir  George "White, who commanded the  Ladysmith garrlBon, says:  "treaerai wnite eays ne migat  _av9'held' out until -April vind, out  .tuts wouia nave involved tne oeatn  oC most of the native population by  BtacTation and the 6tock from want  of nourishment Then he would have  'I d-������troyed tho stores and ammunition  and all who were fit to crawl five  mile-, wouia nave ���������; sained... rorm to  nuke a show of resistance and to  a-f/Oid formal ;��������� capitulation. He declares tnat ne nad always Deggea  Geceral Buller not to hurry the re-  nee operations," adding earnestly:  '"it is not right to cnarge me wita  all the loss of life   they    involved."  M.r._hGrchill says: "Uenoral White  HPoke bitterly of home criticism and  oc. attempts at tho war omce to  supersede him, attempts which General liutier; prevented irom succeca-  ine." In conclusion he exciaimeo:  "I regret Nicholson'6 Kek. Perhaps it  waa   rash   out  mat   was   tne   c_jy  c___ce of striking a heavy blow. But  I regret nothing else. ��������� I would do It  over again.''  Oornavan, Cape Colony, Mach'������.���������  'A. refugee who has arrived here from  Kenhardt says that early ou Wednesday, __D_uary *_.*_;, snots were exchanged oetween a native tnoe ano  the rebels, who retired. Thereupon  Commandant J-CKolk arrived with a  flag or truce. Tne magistrate, who  .wemt trom Kenhardt to meet nim  wad immediately, made prisoner and  _M������ rebels then poured into the town  hoisted their flag and proclaimed the  ������������������.strict - _*reo state" territory, sang  ���������'VoIkBlled'* and began commander-  .ing. whilst tho magistrate' was detained, for trial, at Bloemfontein. The  refugo_ says - the natives - are being  treated, severely.  Capetown, March 7.���������The remainder ot the Canadian artillery has  gone to the front. Squadrons A and  B of Kitchener's Horse, who were re-  * ported missing, nave returned to  camp. They were cut on with  squadron K on February 13th but  _aoy escaped,, aithougn tney lost  their way afterwards on tlie veldt.  The members of squadron il are  prisoners  at  -Tetoria. -    ,  London, March 8.���������A special despatch from Durban says a Hying  column of'British trooos from Zulu-  land has entered the Transvaal and  : .-isa heen sKirmlsning, dally with small  parties ot Boers. The rorce constats ot mounted lntantry,* Natal  scouts and * artillery all commanded  by Major frenderi-rast. The column  Hrst crossed tho border February, 26,  If now. occupies an entrenched nosi-  Uott on Catasa hill, nine miles within  the Transvaal.  ^^(-llSnteln���������^larchT-l.-��������� Lord__.Koh_  arts* movement today thoroughly surprised   the outwitted"   'and,   outman-  oouvered  Boei'B, " who  ��������� fled ��������� 'almost  '   "without-firing a shot:   The plan    of  . battle /was as follows:* Colonel Villes!  division extended ,   along    the  north  bank. The reserve guards brlgadc.the  centre,   advanced. .    General     Keuy-  Kenny's division was odered to make  a  huge  flanking movement    on - the  Boers' left, following General French.  who  was instructed ' to move  southeast  until   opposite the   Boer   nank,  then swing  round to tho rear. Every  . movement  was  admirably-  executed  and entirely successful, evident from  the  state  of    the    deserted    camps.  Twice  the  British  cavalry   were  al-  _K>-t In position to charge, but were  unable  to do so owing to the   man-  -auveTlng of the Boers.    When last  ...���������'.' aeon   General   -Tench   was pursuing  the enemy vigorously.  Pretoria,,March: B���������President Kruger  started yesterday evening from Bloemfontein to visit the laager 'of the Free  Staters. 'It   is  understood    that  .his  visit   to   Bloemfontv.In   waa   to   try' to  :   arrange  a. compromise of  the differ-  ������������������>-. emces  between   the  Transvaalers ��������� and  Free,'Staters.  Glencoe, Natal,  March  7.���������-"President  ',*'.��������� Kruger   returned  to  Pretoria   yesterday.      H1b address  to the burghers Is  reported    to have    fired    them    with  fresh energy to continue tne lighting.  London, March 9.���������The Daily News  ��������� makeB   the* following pditolrial-   announcement:     "it   was    rumored   in  London yesterday and we have some  reason for' believing that the rumor  was correct, that tho two African republics made Informal and unofficial  overtures for peace on tho preceding  day.    "Unfortunately    the   conditions  suggested wereof such a character as  to preclude  tho  possibility    of their  leading  lo _any   result.       The  terms  which  might  have  been     Kindly  accepted before tho war began in order  to avert it sin? Impossible after war.  with all  the  sacrifices  it has  entailed."  .Pretoria, .March (!.���������-A Bloeraron-  toln despatch ic.>orts President Kruger as saying: ���������'Although God is  testing our popple, my opinion is thn  limit of the test iB nearly reached.  if the peoplo aro sustained by faith  In the time of ndvi-rslty, God will  soon again turn the time in their  /..y,01" ������������������**��������� wo are strong in roiui  (���������rod   will   surely   deliver us.      Ood'8  deliverance waa sure In olden times  and ho ia the wmie ������_od now.1' The  speech produced tears. The Free  State national hymn was sung. President KmgQ-s visit cheered the  despondents.  Fighting ,1s proceeding at Mare-  kiiig. The Boers have taken all the  outside forts but one. All are satisfied with British courtesies to Gen.  Cronje.  London, March 9.���������The Dally Mail  has the following rrom Kimberley,  Mar/oh .: "Benjamin aeipent, said  to!fl- 'an. American citizen, was sentenced to three years imprisonment  with hard labor, Cor signalling the  enemy  during  the   sioge.'  London, March 8.���������The Dutch risings in the northwestern districts of  Cape Colony aro the only clouds, visible in the sky of British prospects.  The military authorities have decided that General Cronje and the  other Boer prisoners shall be sent  immediately to the island or Bt.  Helena there to roroain until the end  of the war. Lord Roberts has chosen Lord Baburst, colonel of militia at  tho front, to. command the escort  to St. Helena, which was last month  placed ; in cable communication with  Capetown and London, it ib also  assorted, that tne cabinet resoiveo  noither to propose nor to entertain  a proposal at the present juncturc  for an exchange  of  prisoners.  London, fiiarcu v.���������The -Standard  publishes the following from Poplar  U-rovo, March 8.���������Movomonta of  mounted men somewhat too rapid  for tha supporting infantry, aa a result the Boer position was turned before tho main body could strike ef-  tocuveiy. The Boors tell oac_ precipitately, oxtenuing to the soutn-  east, checked tho advance or tho  British cavalry with a heavy ride  Are at SOO, yards range. Accordingly  General French moved southeast and  outflanked them again, but the Boers  repeated their tactics.  Ottawa, March V.��������� ihe government has. recetved a cable from the  war office today accepting 100 men  to be sent to South Africa to join  the first contingent. It Is understood  that It was suggested by Canada that  200 men be sent, but the war office  only accepts ten per cent of the regiment. They will be recruited at  once: and sent forwai'd.with Strath-  coaas Horse on the Monterey. Captain Carpenter of the London, Ont.,j  military school goes along with������  them. . _  The redistribution bill, latter an  amendment moved by. Sir Charles  Tapper, had been debated, was read  a third time and passed1 by the house.  Ottawa, March 8.���������A' cable has been  received 'stating that Corporal Grant  of the 48th Highlanders, Toronto,  is seriously ill at Wynburg of enteric fever, and Private F. B. Irwin,  8th company, Quebec, seriously ill of  fever.  Ottawa, March 8.���������A cable received, from Sir. Alfred atllner at Capetown, says that Private J. Adams  or tha Manitoba Dragoons, died of  enteric fever. Another cable reports  tho death of Private J. Swert of the  35th Cumberland, who was reported  dangerously  wounded.  -  GENEROUS OFFER  Ottawa, March 8.���������The.minister of  militia has received from Sir Kod-  orlck Cameron, of New York, the following offer In a letter received the  other day:  "isew _ork. l>'ebruary '-St".���������' will  pay freight on all and any articles  for the use of colonial troops hy the  steamer - Maria, sailing hence March  15th, for all South African ports. 1  can also promise influential and experienced   care  in   tne  delivery   iree  of exponse.-  "K. W. CAMERON'. "  The author of the proposal is a  Canadian by birth, a native ot Glengarry county, who has gained prominence in the shipping business from  New York.   o   QUEEN'S VISIT TO LONDON  London. March S.���������The Queen  reached Paddington station about  12:30 yesterday. and proceeded under  a cavalry escort to Buckingham palace. Tho Queen's entry into London,  the commencement of her visit to the  metropolis, waa marked by scenes of  enthusiasm unparalleled since the  Jubilee; celebration.  iitiiiiiiiiniiiiiinnniiinniinniinniiiiiiiiiimiiiinniiiiiii-B  Mr, DOOLEY     |  On the Customs     1  | of Kentucky.,,,,,..    |  _-IIIMIlllllHIHIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIHIllllllllllllllllllllhllUllllllll.il  "Well, sir," said Mr. Dooley, "'tis  good to see that th7 gloryous ol'  commonwealth of Kentucky is itself  again."  "How's that?" asked Mr. Hennessey.  *'F'r some time past," said Mr.  Dooley, "there's been nothin' doin*  that'd make a meotin' iv the l_p-  worth l'age intherestin'. Th' bystanders in Kentucky has been as,  safe as a journeyman highway man  in Chicago. Perfectly innocent and  unarmed men wint into th' atato an'  come out again without a bullet hole  in their backs. It looked f'r a while  as If th life.iv th' ord'nary mortal  was goin' to be as harmless in Ken  tucky as in Utah, the home iv th'  desthroyers av American domestic  life. .1 dinnaw why it was, whether  it was the influence iv our new citizens in Cuba an th' Ph'ilppeans or  what it was, but anyhow' th' on-y  news that comes out iv Kentucky was  as peaceful, Hlnnlssy as th' raypoorts  iv a bloody battle in South Africa.  But Kentucky, as Hogan says, was  not dead, but on'y sleepln'. Th'  other day that gran' ol' state wok?  up through two iv its foremost rapid-  flrinv citizena  "They met be chanst in hotel contagious to a bar. Colonel Derringer  was eettin' in a "chair peacefully fix-  in' th' hmmer Iv his 44 Colt gun,  presented to him by his constitoo-  ents on th' occasion of his mim'ra-  ble speech on th'. United States to  th' ends iv th' wur-ruld. Surround-  In' him was Major Bullseye, a well  known lawyer, cattle raiser and jour-  naU,st: iv Athens, Bulger county,  whoso destruction iv th' thrusteea in  th' Sicond Baptist church excited sich  comment, among th' sportln' men,  three or four years , ago; Colonel  Rangefinder iv Thebes; [ Colonel Chivvy iv Sparta; who whittled Major  Lycurgua ; Gamut iv Thermopylae  down to th' wish bone at the anti-  polygamist meetin' las' June, an'  other well known gintlemen.  "The party was suddently' confronted be Major Lyddite iv Carthage an'  a party iv friends who was in town  for th' purpose iv pretectlu' th* suffrage agin anny pollution but their  own. Colonel Derringer and Major  Lyddite had been Inlmles f'r several  months, lver since Major Lyddite  in an attimpt to desthroy wan iv  his fellow-citizens, killed a cow bc-  longin' to th" janial colonel. Th' two  gintlemen had sworn to slay each  other at sight, or 30 days, an' -all  Kentucky had been on what Hogan  calls th' juee veev, or look out, f'r  another trageedy to be added to th'  long list iv sim'lar ivints that marks  th' histhory iv th" Dark an' Bloody  Groun'���������which is a name given ,.to  Kentucky be her affectionate sons.  "Without a word or a bow both  gintlemen dhrew on each other an'  began a deadly fusilade. That is,  Hinnisey, they began shootin' at the  bystanders. I'll .tell you what ,th'  pa-apers said about it: Th' two antagonists was in perfect form, an'  well sustained th' reputation iv th"  state f'r marksmanship. Colonel Derringer's first shot caught a hoot an'  shoe drummer fr'rn Chicago square  in th" back amid considerable applause. Major Lyddite tied th' scoor  be nalin' a scrub-woman on th' top  iv a ladder. Th'"man at" th" trap3  sprung a bell-boy, whom th' -colonel  on'y winged, thus goin' back wan,  but his second barrel brought down  o, book-canvasser fr'm New . York,  an' this bein' a Jew man, sint him  three ahead. The> major had an easy  wan f'r- th' head waiter, nailin' him  jist as he jumped through a coal  hole. Four all. The colonel thrlea  a difficult pollsman.wingin' him. .This  th' major turned his attention to his  own frlnds an' made-three twos* in  succession.    The colonel  was not so  r-rush to even It up. But whin If  read It these social functions in Kentucky,* I sometimes wish some spool-  cotton salesman fr'm Massachoosots,  who'd o sure to get kilt whin th'  shootin' begun, wud go down thsrc  with a baseball bat an' begin tappl _,'  th' gallent glntleminon th' head before breakfast an' in silf defense,  I'll bet' he'd have them jump in  through thransomes in less than thin  two minutes, f'r ye can put this down  as thrue fr'm< wan that's seen manny  a shootin", that a man, barrln' he's  a polisman, only dhraws a gun whin  he's afraid or drunk. Th' gun fighter, Hinnissy, tin to wan Ib a cow'rd.'.'  "That's so," said Mr. Hennessey,  "but it doesn't do to take anny  chances  on."  "No," said Mr. Dooley, " he might  bo dhrunk."  DAVID  HARUM'S  ORIGINAL  aud  His Name Was David Hannum  He Lived in Homer  Edward Noyes Westcott. did for  Homer, a little Tillage of Central  Now York, what others have done  for New England, Kentucky and the  south, says the Home Magazine.  Within the narrow confines ot its  rural surroundings ho found one of  the most characteristic types In American action. Mr. Westacott embellished his type , with a master  hand, but .when . Homer first read  "David Harum*' it recognized underneath tho literary paint with  which the original of the hero had  been retouched ; the rugged, wideawake, homely countenance of David  Hannum, who had been a character  even in a town full of quaint, longheaded!, "dryly humorous characters.  It was Homer'a ; first literary sensation, and it was no nine days' wonder to -the little : town. The good  people are wondering yet that one  of their number got into print.  "I don't soo why this here Westcott picked out David Hannum, to  put in a book,'' said ono old resident the other day.... 'This town had  a heap sight bigger men than ever  Da-rid Hannum wuz. - We sent men  to congress'and there's lots of fellers  who has gone west and made their  fortins, and wus a darn sight more  distinguished than Dave. Now, if I  was writin' a book I'd have picked  out some of these fellers. Dave wuz  an ordinary kind of amusln' cuss,  but he never did any thin' much, and  when he died he wuz poorer 'n* a  church mouse."  Nevertheless, Homer is full of ator  IMPERIL B/\KK  OF CANADA  Head Oflice, Toronto.  Capital Authorized, ��������� $2,500,000.00  Capital Paid Up, - $2,311,034.00  Rest. - - $1,502,172.00  DIRECTORS:  H.  S.   Howland,  President  T.R.Merrltt.Vice-PreB.   St.   Catherines  William Ramsay,  Robert Jaffray  Hugh  Ryan,   T   Sutherland,   Stayner  Ellas  Rodgers  D. R. Wilkie, General Manager  BRANCHES  North West and British Columbia:  Brandon,     Calgary,      Edmonton,  Golden, Nelson, Portage la Prairie  Prince       Albert,        Strathcona,  Vancouver, Winnipeg, Revelstoke.  Ontario: , , .  Essex, Fergu-, Gait, Ingeruoll,  Listowel, Niagara Falls, Port  Colborne, Rat Portage, Sault Ste.  Marie, St. Catherines, St.Thomaa,  Toronto, Welland, Woodstock,  Hamilton. , ,  Qmebec:  Montreal.  Barings Bank Department���������Deposits  ot $1 and upwards received aud 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.  This  bank  Issues Special  Receipts  which will be accounted for at any  of the Hudson's  Bay  Co's Posts  In  tha Yukon and Northern districts.  A. R. B. HEARN.  Manaser Kevelstoke Breads.  __ffwwff.n_r_T  mmmmmmmmmmmi  THE MOLSONS BANK  S7lJ  Inco_.-0_.ated by Act op Part-I-Me;*-, 1855.  HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL  WHITE     GWIIXIM   &   SCOTT  BarrUters, Bolleitors, Notaries Public,  Etc.  T__ lor Block, McKensle Avenue, Bev-  elatoke Station.  Money To Loan.  '. White.. J. M.  Scott B.A..  Q    C _.  Ik  B.  ���������    V. Ir. Gwillim.  BARVBY _c McCARTER  Barristers, Solicitors, Eta.  H-NOK   THE   BHAVE  ies of "Dave" Hannum, banker and'Solicitors forlm^rlal Bank of Canada  horse trader, droU, shrewd, sharp . company twin to ^Mrt 8 ^er^cent.  yet tender-a character they love to -       O-^^ -^eye������Btoke Station. B. C.  talk about.    He always had a supply  "*" ���������*"*-r'-**-'    of "hoss swapping' stories, and would j  rather  trade-horses  and   make   $200 J. W. Cross,  than make $2000  in  a  business oper- |    ation.    He began  and died without a j   offlec.  T:ljIor, Block, MackeiiBie    Avenue,  cent   in   the  world,   made  a   fortune i Be-reiatoke.  and died with no more, money than     |^g^nn^^.y *0*f Berci.io ���������������  he  began with. \  T  Npit tn beinje a horse trader, Dav<  peS-'woltld^ther  have been    Mp^rS-S^M���������  showman.    He had  all the  Instincts! fmHor_g?0eai0^8r-!:������ v*n... to whlcb  of Barnum.    In 1853  New York gave j g^^ ������^icomo.   Proyor   _*<-eti__ at B p.m.   i      ���������vinu���������   -���������    ������������������*���������������   *,-T*"'-"*--��������� every Wednesday  a grand exhibition at the famous  Crystal Palace in Bryant park.  "Dave'' found a horse whoso mano  was so thick that It gave him somewhat the appearance of a bu_aio.  Hannum'bought tlie animal and took  him to New York,-trimmed his mano  so as to heighten the illusion, and  exhibited him as'the "buffalo horso".  New Yorkers flocked to see the curiosity and added many dollars ��������� to  "Dave's'1 stock. Then camo the fam-  ;0_s. Cardiff giant . When "Stub"  Newell dug up the strange image on  his farm at, Cardiff ��������� people flocked  by thousands to see what they considered to be the remains of some  prehistoric man. David Hannum was  among the first. He saw the money-  making possibilities of the thing and  set out at once to secure an interest.  He succeeded as he usually did.      . ���������    ,he sold his share to Dr. Westcott.the  torch'nate.'    He  caught Major Bulls-   f   _        f  Edward, but took it back  eye  an  Colonel  Chivvy fluttered^out I ������defor ��������� u_e reape(1 a harve5t. Then  REV. _. MEKZIE3. Pastor.  PAID UP CAPITAL     - - - ������2,00_.0_-  REBT FUND - - - - -      -1.-00.000  DIRECTORS:  Wm. Molsoh J-Acrii-KEO-, President;  S. H. Ewixo, VIco-Preatdeof,  W. M. Ramsay, Sa_c__ Fihlsv, Hknbv Archibalb, 3. P. Cl-OBOBH,  H. Hahklamd Molsox.  F. Wok-Kbtox Thomas, GenerU M_a_ger.  A general banking business transacted,  rates.  Interest allowed at current  J. D. MOLSON,  MAKAGKK, RlCVKLSTOKX,  B.C.  _g^ua-i-iaMM--M-t--y-U-U-Mmi-.-^i-i--iM--i^^^  }, D, Sibbald  REAL ESTATE  MINING  AND  INSURANCE  AGENT  McKenzie Ave,  P. gURNS 8c CO.  Wholesale and Retail Dealers  Ptinie Beefc Pork, Mutton, Sausage  Fish and Came in season.  Table ifuruished with the choioe-k  the market affords. . Best Wiaes  Liquors and Cigars. Large, ligfat  bedrooms. Rates    $1    a    dar.  Monthly rate.  J. fllDerrsion. ProDf. V  I-OMAN ___"BO_IC CHUBOH-Hovel-'  K 8to_o MiT first _-_ third SnnuayB b.  mouth at 10:*������aRm.v   _A^,HER THAYEB.  SAliVATIOH ARMY  in their hall on Front Street  Mciti-    ev_y itislit  Rate;$l.oo  DAY  Methodist Church, BevelBtoke  Preaching services at 11 a m.  and 7:30 p.m. Class meeting at the  close ot the morning service. Sabbath school and Bible class at 2:30.  Weekly prayer meeting every Wednesday evening at 7:30. The public  are cordially invited. Seats free.  -J-EV.S.-.THOMPSON,- Pastor.  Montreal, March 8.-���������A : movement  has been set on foot for-the erection  of-_-?100,000-monument-to'the-mem-  ory of tne Canadians who fell in  south Atrica to be erected on Dominion-square..-..   - ,  Too many men with bright futures  before them, are walking' backward.  Flirtation flouts at love, and love  flouts at flirtation.  I"_gasus la: often urged on by the  Bpur of the ��������� mlment.  Peoplo who live In, glass houses  shouldn't1 live within a stone's: throw  of each: other.  It is a good deal easier to reconcile  yourself to a disappointment If other  peoplo don't know you have; been disappointed.  William Wlnman of Red Deer, Alberta has : been gazetted a- fire guardian.  Soven lives were lost in tho nre  which destroyed a .cheap loagmg  house in New York.  Preliminary arrangements for Winnipeg's mux century talr are won  advanced-.  Ontario's public accounts were Issued yesterday: the". credit balance  shows ^8e,iJ74.  The customs houses in Great Britain were crowded yesterday, the new  duties proposed causing a ruHh to  pass entries.  President McKlnley in defining the  intentions of : the United States toward the Philippines say3 there will  be no Imperialism.  Among the many admirable ways of  making enemies none .Is more successful   than  showing',. a  person  that' you j  have  no  respect, for his  good opinion 1  o������ himself. '  Tt'ls stated that owing to a curious  intinder    of    Manitoba    government  officials, all this year's marriages arc  illegal.  A folding hat has been patented by  a Scotch womaiii a single sheet of  stltt paper or other material being  folded Into, transverse plaits,, with a  crease through the center at right  angles witli the plaits, which allow."  one i-ortloit'to bend out and form.the*  brim after ��������� the sheet Is bent into a  tube.���������Chicago News.  One Scotchman complained that he  had got ..a .'ringing'In his bead. "Do  you know thc reason of that?" naked  the Worthy crony. ."No." "I'll tell  vou���������It's because It is empty." ' "And  havn yo never a ringing In your  hend?'' ���������;��������� "No, never." "And do y.  ken Hi.* reason?���������It's because it'is  cracklt."  iv range. Thus th' scoor was tin to  six at the conclulon Iv th' day's.  spoort in favor iv Major Lyddite. Un* '  forch'nately, the gallant major was  unable to reap th' rewrd iv his excellent marksmanship, f'r in a vain  endeavor f'r a scoor he chased the  barber iv th' sicond chair into th'  sthveet, an' there slippln' on a  banana peel, fell an' sustained injuries fr'm which he subsequintly died.  In him th' counthry loses a valu-ble  an' aerate citizen, th' state a live  an' rapid-firis' son,, an' th' society a  leadin' figure, his meat market ar'  ^grocery���������bill���������have���������been���������wan_^.iv_-__j  largest outside iv Minerva. * Some  idee iv the ac'racy iv th'-. fire -may  be gained fr'm th' detailed scoor, as  follows*.  "Lyddite: Three hearts, wan lung,  wan kidney, five brains. Derringer:  Four hearts, two brain a  "This has seldom been excelled.  Among th' minor casualties result-  in* fr'm this painful but delightful  soiree was th' fiollowln': fcirastus  Halth Muggins, kilt be jumpln'fr'm  th' roof; Blank Cassidy, hide an*  pelt salesman fr'm Chicago, bur-ried  undher victims; Captain Kpaomlno-  das Luclua Julntus Cassiua Marcellus  Xerxes Cyrus Bangs. Iv Hoganopolls,  Hamllcar township,: Butseen county,  dwled iv.hcar-T.' disease, when hia  Bocor was tied. Th' las: named was  a prominent leader in socioty, a  crack shot, an' a gintleman iv th'  ol" school," without fear an' without  reproach. Hia son succeeds to: his  lunch car. : Th' others don't count.  " 'Twas a great day f'r" Kentucky,  Hinnissy, an' it puts th' gran' ol"  state two or three notches ahead iv  anny sim-lar community in th' wur-  ruld. Talk about th Boer war an'  th'    campaign     in  after Dr. Westcott's death, and was  probably the sole owner of the famous humbug at the time ot his death.  Among his'possessions when he died  was found the key to the vault in  which the giant lay.  Tho writer called to sco David  Hannum's sister, Mrs. Gibson, while  at Homer. "No." she said, "I have  never read Westcott's book, and',  never will, so there now. He put  words and spelling Into David's mouth  such: as anyone ��������� in- Homer would tell  you he never used."  -���������He���������wa3_.certoinly_a_^not^bJe^char-  acter. His charity was of the slyest and' most wholesale kind. No one  ROBERT SAMSON  Wood Dealer  and Draymarv  The  Columbia  House.  Good accommodation.    A." good bar-  well supplied  with choice winee  Kquors and cigars.  HP  Free Bus Meets All T rai_-  Bpown  & Pool  Proprietors.  Draying. and delivery work a specialty. Teams always ready on shortest  notloa.  "Contract".*  for lohbln*  tukan.  St. Peter's Church  (Anglican)  " Eight   a.m.,   Holy   Eucharist      11  am., matins, litany and sermon (Holy  Eucharist, first Sunday in the month)j(  , 2 :'3d"Sunday���������school;-or���������^owns*  Uervice;   7:30  evensong, (choral)   and  will know how much he gave to the' sermon..       Holy     Days-The    Holy  poor, because It Is probable that lie  THE PIONEER LIVERY  Feed and Sale Stable of tbe La-dean and Trout Lake  didn't know himself. He saw to >t  at Christmas and Thanvsgivlng that  no poor family went without their  turkey," even though he;was ��������� compelled to borrow money to pay for It. His  was a wonderfully large heart, and  there was nothing mean or petty,  about his mental or moral makeup.  "People live and die hero in Homer every day," exclaimed a citizen,  "but there never was but one ..Davy  Harum, and ho was the llvln'  broathia'  David  Hannum.'  Eucharist is celebrated at 7 a.m. or 8  a.m., as announced. Holy Baptism  after Sunday school at 3:15.  E. C.| Paget, D. D., Pasor.  T, L, Haig  Saddle    and  * Pack  always for hire..  Horse-.  Freighting   and   Teaming   *������  'specialty..  Daily Stage leaves Thomson's Landing every morning at  . for Trout Lake City.   For particulars write *   *-'  o'oloct  CRAIG * HILLMAN, Thombon'9 I_a_<dimo  Notary Public,  Sole Agent for  The death ia announced of Mrs.  Girard'wlfe of Dr.Glrard of Maclood.  The deceased lady waa 67 years old,  and leave- a sorrowing husband  and a large. family to mourn hor  death.  R. B. Clarkaon: of Pincher Creek,  whoso, kneo was Injured whllo assisting In'the loading of some Strathcona horses at Macleod has been  compelled to relinquish the Idea of  th'  PhUppeens.) golng l0 South Africa w]th tho con.  Revelstoke  Townsite  BSinlng-. Fire and  Life Insuraaco. .  Offlr-*���������. OproK'te C.P.R. Pfpnt  -tevelstoKe Hospital!  Maternity Room iu connection.  Vaccine   kept    on   hand.  nn.  McKechnie   a������d   I*n*������  The Revelstoke  Herald ^mi ^^w  -Tanadian  '> Pacific  Railway  ���������i-  Whin    Kentucky beings  to shoot up i tingeut  her  fav'rite sonso they'll    be   more  blood   spilled   thin  thlm    two    pHy  wars'd spill between now an' th' time  whin Ladysmlths relieved f'r th' last  time,  an. Aggynaldoo  Is  r-run up  a  three  in    th'   uttermost    corner    W  Hoar county, State iv Luzon. They'se  rale shootin'  in" Kentucky,  an' whin  it beings iv'rybody takes a hand. ������Tls  th'  on'y safe way.      If wo thry    to  an  onlooker   an'   what  they  call     a  non-combatant  'tis pretty  sure ye'11  be taken home to yer' family loskin'  like a cribbage bo-ord.    So th' thing  fr ye to do is to be wan iv th' shooters ye'ersclf,  load  up    yer    gun an'  whale away  f'r  th'    honor      iv    >or  counthry."  " 'Tis   a   shame,"   said   Hennessey.  "Where was.1 th*.-polls?"  "This, was not > th place far poli*--  men." said Mr. Dooley. "I suspici  though, fr'm me knowledge iv th'  kind iv man that uses firear-rum"  that if soe wan had had tho presence*  of mind to sing out, 'They'se a man  at th' bar .that oifers to buy drinks  fr th' tcrowd,' thcre'd he less caj i-  alties fr'm bullets .though ' there;  { might be enough people killed in tha  R. H.   Dunbar mado a score-of BO j  out of a posslhlo 72    in    the   points j  competition at the Thistle rink, Win-  nipcg,   breaking  all   world's records.  Tho proposed fire alarm, and police  patrol lioxes for Winnipeg wore discussed in council meeting. Meter  water rates will not be introduced  till   July.  H-VELSTOKE  Joseph Clcoppa from North Dakota, li. C. Trlmblo, H. W. Montgomery, J. D.tjaicer, and U.K. .ni*n:*ir.i*s,  from Towa, and Tl. G. Campbell from  Minnesota left on this morning's  tram tor vvetasKiwln, wnoro they  are looking for situations.  in the senate on Tuesday. Hon.  David Mills moved tho second reading of the act respecting tho supremo  court'.of 'the North West Territories,  which gives power to appoint a chief  justice. It is proposed that the  supreme court shall consist of a  chief justice and not more than five  puisne judges. Mr. Mills said ho had  no present intention o������ appointing  an additional judge but simply to  provide for one. The bill passed its  second   reading. ,  Blaoksmitlmig, Jobbing,  Plumbing, Pipe: lilting,  TinsmiUiing Sheet Iron  Work, Machinery Impaired.  Mining  Work    a    Specialty  Has more readers    in North  Kootenay than any other paper;  has more advertisers In Revelstoke than      any other paper;  does  more job; printing in the  city than any other paper;  it's  : news is : more spicy and up-to-  date; its influence     is greater;  its advertising rates are lowest  circulation -'considered;  its sub  scription rate is only $2.00 pet  annum; it covers the field. Try  .it and; be with the crowd.  Write to  REVELSTOKE HERALD,  Revelstoke, B. C.  Soo Line  IREC    ROUTE   EAST AMD 'WEST  First cl_s ������lc������p_- on all traiua,, Tourist cai-  I_������- Revelstoke dally for. St. Paul; TU-KUjr-  a-d Saturdays for ^Toronto;'. Thiirsdays for  Montreal ������nd Bosto  ifiOJ. T. GORDO-  Rovulatoltn.  J. K: Stevonson of Moose Jaw,  has been appointed sub-collector of  customs at that point, which has  been made an outport.  ���������> Sergeant Major Kicnards, jn.yy.m.  P., of Maple Creek, has volunteered  and been accepted for service in  South Africa with Strathcona's Horse.  DAIIY TRAINS  West  rcliU-ke���������arrive 17:10  -" leave _������������������_>  To nnd from Kootenay Pointu    ���������   leave��������� Kc.vel-.o_e���������������rrive.... ..16:15  *i*00 Icave-  S:20..   .'....arrive  :K'..  TJndcrtaliinEr n^d Embalmirt-;  Tickets iFgiicd and Ijaj-Raf-u ilicckcd throaB*-  to destination  Cheap Rates  to the  .Old Country  For full particulars as to time rates, and for  copies ofi C. P. K. vmblicatio*,", address re-res'*  loeal>sc_tor  T. W. BnADSHAW,  Agent. K-TtilslB-B.  P. Howson & Go.,  MACKESZIK   AVE.  .7p.n.!l T)f-I**r������ln  Flirni ^ r .  W  E.  K. ..ndcrso-.TrovcllIns Passeiiger Affent  Kelsoo, D. C.  J.  Coyle,   AesUtaii     Oentri!    I'snaeager  Agc-it, \_nc/Jii*rer. _- C. ,,'.-iiv'3_t'.*-:'j  .-,������������������'-.-_'���������_.���������.��������� ,-oin-rr-.v>ri---__-)-i.*<'_.--_y_*-t^  *������*4i^_WU-'JU.^  3';C-_^a-__*rtX-fl-J_-T___>--_w  Nobody  Should Suffer  FROM THOSE TEUUI-U* HACKING  COUGHS WHEN THEY CAN GET A  110TTLE OF,  Compound Syrup  Of White Pine  FOR 25 CENTS A BOTTLE   AT THE   CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO.. LTD.  McKEX-I-   AVE..   RE.EI_.TO__   .STATIO.  X9"*Ma!l  orders   Immediately  attended   to  CHAS. K. McD ON'AM), .Mnmiijcr.  BORN  .AON DEliS ��������� At I-i*vi'l������tc(ku.'oii   Mar.  11. 10")J.  to   .Mr.   and   Mrs.   S.  S.'lUl.'l.'l'.-. a -.'11.  LOCAL AND  GENERAL HEWS  ���������Telephone McGregor if you want  _ dray.  G-ii. Snpl. R. Miiipolo was in town  on Suml.iy and Monday.  Dr. 1-1 lir>_L. and H. A. Upper came up  from HuIl-voii Hot _[H*in*^-nn Satur-  d iv.  II. 1C. (Jillis, tiMvi'llinn aj_;(>iit from  tin.- .Montreal Limn��������� As������oi*iiilioi), is in  town.  TheMeiiini'iP A ichor nnd T_.ril._ui  Itiiik_ thiuiiyh tli_ ice on the Ann on  Moi.il.iy.  Two uiiiii'i'S .were .killi.il by a snow-  sli.li* at the 1 "aY'ie ininu iH'iir Saiulon  on I- I'iilay.  Miss Katie .Stevenson.of Rovidstnkt*.  is vij.itinj_ Mists .I.-ic-ksoii foi a few days.  ���������Ti-ail Crunk New������.  ��������� If you want trunks anil  linkage  '.'taken In the. station   or   any   draying  tall on F. AV. -McGiegoi*.  T.  Toiii|ikin?.    the    0.  P.   K.  con-  traetoi*. i-HoiH up   from   the   we.st   on  .::-aim-day's delayed train.  E.l. Corning is calling for lenders for  the erection of a 411x00. two-storey  building to contain 20 rooms.  ���������E. 11. Ti*.:e;nan. photographer's  pri'M-iil visit will he for two week  longer, up to about IMareh lUlh.  The wires east have been down  since ��������� Friday .ind we have liad no  bulletin to issue in consequence.  Charles Molten has about thirteen  men at work on the Dominion work  in the river at the Nine-uiile ltiifle.  Alex. Lucas. Conservative organizer,  t-aine iu from tlie west on Tuesday  morning on a few days visit to Revelstoke.  Mrs. Wilkes opened the kindergarten  school ou Monday morning with about  ten children, a number which will lie  largely increased next week.  Yon will please note that It! II.  Ti-iieiiiai. - present visit terminates  ���������Monday March 10th. Now is the  time lo make your appointments.  ���������I'as.-eiiRi'i's for the east, who were  w.iitinn lien* and wanted to get on  were sent through hy Nelson und the  Crow's >"e,L lino oiiTuesday mo iiiug.  The ice in the river, across which  Fled Robinson was hauling his logs,  w t'lil out lather unexpectedly, leaving  several thousand logs still across the  river.  Captain Taylor's collie dop;s have  been suffering from blood poisoning  contiiiL-leil in borne way unknown,  lie has to shoot one and shave the  others.  I.T. Wilkinson, of the Province, was  in town on .Monday, lie ..thinks Joe  -I art in is goingto sweep the province.  He will have to do his sweeping here  wilh a line tooth comb.  The volunteers selected from Hie  Revelstoke liile company on .Monday  night to go into gai ii>o.i at. Halifax  :ije i_. Miir-hallsay. C. Haiti;. A. 11.  1 .-ii.-ei- and Chiis.Cao.  Fred Robinson intends, to go lo  Toionto hy the fiiat possible train.  He h.-.s purchased the Kootenay  Liiiiihei* Co s. mill at Coinaplix and is  going east to buy more machinery.  A.-* will be seen by the proclamation  iu another column, tomorrow is the.  nomination dav for an alderman to fill  the viu.i.icv in Ward No. 2 occasioned  I iv the resignation of Ui-.iMcKechiiie.  J. L. Arin.-trt.iii_-.the Hernia Specialist, having lieen delayed en route, will  'ftiil. he iii.llvvel.sio-u .ill'the 17lli inst.,  instead of the l__t.ii and 13ih. Tie will  lu-ai the Victoria Hotel during his  . tay here.  -____.-. A tailideacon__Sina 11 ,__of_LvtLi) I _._>v_J 1  spend next _ und ay in town as lhe  finest of Rev. Dr. Paget. He will  audi'...-, the Siinday school on the  suliject of his Indian"���������'-.mission in the  afletnoon and will pi-each the sermon  al i'.v_iisiiiig.  Nov.* thai tliey have minimi a new  town in Fire Valley Wauchope after  tlie late general il may be in order to  i*isi* and explain that the ���������_��������� h in ill.-  name is ]>ioiiounced hard ��������� Wankiip  < oin**s* ahoiii as iimr it as phonetic  - . jielling will go.  Rev. Dr. Paget. i������ preaching a com so  of sermons on the Sacraments at the  Fridny evei-ing services during Lent.  J_ast Ki-iilay he gave a very clear and  in,i���������>.tji-iy expfj.-,ition of what is meant  when lhe church calls lhe .sacraiiieiits  ���������'Means' of Grace." Next Friday he  will go on to speiik of the presence of  God in the saciainents.  Lust,, wi'ck a J upline.'''', who had  been Aviirking on the snow gang at  til.icier was brought in to ihe honpilal  ln.lv. Two weeks befoie he had frozen  both feet anil had been laying up in  thecal*. Hoivi.vi-1-his fei.l gul so bad  that he hail to be brought here for a  *iirgiral i-per-ttion. lie will lose all  the tue������ on one foot and two on the  other.  Nelson and Rossland Conservatives.  being ilissali.-lifil -.villi the action of  theC-iiist Cori.-i*: votives, have decided  to hold a ini.i'tiiig ot Conservatives nt  Nelson on tlie.10* li instant, anil liuvt.  invited tlie ridings in Yale, and the  Koolenays to send repiuseuta.tivcs.  liolh li'i-.-1-intl and Nelson want, parly  i111. s, nu.*] i!n: ma! Ii-r. will probably be  the principal subject of, discussion ;it  the convention.  Messi-s, Lewtis and Reed the  T.'-'Hiifjeii.-ts, hive consented tot*ema*i]  this wivk al* the unanimous request  of liie o.Vu-ials of the church. The  Methodist church was filled to the  doors on .-Uiiday night and much  interest i. taken iu the meetings, and  <ptilt* a number have signified Lheir  intention of living a belter life. The  meeting commences at 7.-0 each evening this week 'with a service of song  to which all aie coidially invited.  The Hist train from tin; west since i  'Saturday, reached town at. about 10:15  <m'''Monday morning. The cause! of  the trouble was slides at various points  all along the lint*. The t rain I urncd  around and went back at 5__J p. tu.  No train lias gone further cast than  this point since .Saturday and no train  from the east has come in since Friday, owing to a .sn.nv._itl-> having cur-  i ind away a bridge across a deep ravine  about a quarter of a mile wist of Hear  Creek.  fie drtM- M&HS ^r<yf-i&sr MhrJ/  Gteg&n/ 6*a*id4 w1^'  NOTE AND COMMENT  A Winnipeg despatch makes tlio  'lartling report, that a gang of  Mcnnonites in thu Gretna district,  Manitoba, were only pri.vontecl from  burning tho Qiicon in effigy by the  interference of n dozen armed Britishers. The miserable wretches wore the  pioneers of llio immigration from  Central Europe, with which ono government aflor another in pursuit, of a  "vigorous immigration policy." bus  peopled thu fertile plains of .Western  Camilla. They came uakeil and  starving, fleeing from lhe persecution  of their own government. They were  given government help of all kinds,  started upon Canadian lands; they  have enjoyed, many of them now for  nearly a .quartet1 of a century, tho  blessings of law, order ami religious  toleration. They have, under tlie  benign 'rule of om* Most Gracious  Sovereign, been raised from beggary  to comfort and affluence. And this is  thoir return. The best punishment  for these filthy and ungrateful dogs  would be to deport the whole- crew of  them en masse back to the country  from which they were originally  houndpil out.  SEE THE.  -hen youhave to.Ipurehasd drt-Ji-'or'get n  proscription filled. See thut tlio Ked Cross* is  on thu package. It Is a guarantee thnt thc  drop* used lire pure nnd prime. For not only  Is It Importnnt to havo pure drugs, but also  prime drugs. Unfortunately thero lire ninny  Inducements ottered to manufacturer, to use  IriiK.s, which, nlthoiiRh pure, do not survo thu  purpose of doing any better Hum those which  firo netnully adulterated. These aro druis-s  which have been collected out of season, or  hiive been badly cured.  We use our experience (of nearly 20 years) In  exuininlng the drugs wo use, and you can  depend upon everything being In the prhncst  condition,  G.F. Curtis  "THE DRUGGIST"  Successor to the McD. A. AV. Co.)  "Wcdon't wnnt Martin; wedon'twant  Conservatives; we don't wiuit. Liberals.  We want good men.".' So says a correspondent of the Colonist in large caps.  Exactly I That is what we have been  trying to get right along, what we  have been promised every election,  what we are still looking for���������a good,  business government. Rut we don't  gut it and it is becoming more and  inoio obvious that lhe present haphazard system, under Which we elect  our administrators, cannot any longpi*  give it to us. The search for a business government along the old lines  has ended in a mere personal scramble  for place and power, in which principles were thrown to the four winds  and men who had been denouncing  each other as incompetent and incapable, for years were found willing  to rush into ont* another's arms in  order to keep the portfolios in a position to bo divided up. We don't want  Ibis and we do want that is very easy  talking. But what method do you  propose for getting il and what i eason  is theue to suppose Unit the country  would not get a good business government out of a contest on straight party  lilies as roiidily as-aTler one conducted  on any other plan.  Red Cross Drug Store  REVELSTOKE STATION.  POLITICAL POINTERS.  In all its grim earnestne.s is in full swing.  Prices of all goods are STEADILY ADVANCING, -8|-_i���������lly in the matter of WOOLEN  GOODS is this the case  " Forewarned is forearmed." Six months ago,  knowing that owing to the scarcity of Wool,  all lines of Woolen Goods would advance in  l.iri_' before 1900, Ave ordered direct from the  manufacturersinEngland,$2,ooo\vorth  of Men's, Womens'and Children's Hosiery. This consignment has ju_t arrived, and  is offered to you on the basis of the LOW  PRICES, which means that we can sell them  at about the pi ice we ourselves should have to  pay for them.  ������_M������>������v$^������������&3_*������-i  THIS  WEEK  ONLY  E.&T. CORSETS   Kcgtilnr Price -1.60  This Week -1.00  A now nsHortment ol Umbrolilorl es  jnHt opoiiO-l.  M. K. LAWSON.  eJAf-iS CILL a ���������0.,  The Taylor Block,  McKenzie Avenue.  Revelstoke  BAKERY  Bread, Cakes.  Pies, Confectionery  A   Full   Line   of   Fresh  and   Carefully  Selected Groceries Always in Stock.  Sec our lino ol  PORRIDGE STUFFS.  A. N. SMITH  Baker, Grocer and Confectioner.  Kcil Kobo Decree meeta socond nn_ fourtll  Fridays of eaoh month*, White Koso Degree  mums llrslFridiiy of eneli month,In OddfclloWB'  Hull.   Visiting brethren wuloome.  II. VARNES,' T. K. Ij. TAYLOR,  Socrutnry, President.  LOYAL ORANGE LODGE   No. 1658,  Iti'ftular meotln1.1i are held In thc  Oddfellow's llallnn tho Third 'Frl  dny of ench month, nt 8 p.m. uharu  Visiting brethren cordially invited  THOS. STKED, W.M.  \ ���������* -*j"  K.D.J.C. JOIINPON,  Court  Mt. Begbie  .I.O. F., No. 3461.  Meets In tho Oddfellows' llnll.on tlioherouil  slid fourth Mondnys uf  oiii'li month.' VlBlttiiR  tiri'thren Invited to nt-  tend.  Chief _-o.ii_.i-r.  O.W.MITCIIKU.  'lie  THE LATEST WAR NEWS  Is not in it with our, prices on  WATCHES AND CLOCKS  CALL AND SEE  The Conservatives "nt New Westminster nt ii very l.'rgely attended  meeting on Friday laKt lU'claicil fur  party lines in provincial politics.  Th_ People's Emergency Convention  culled hy the Cnluiiihiaii and held at  New West minster on Satin-day, hud a  wii-tn time, hut did very little of a  practical nature.  The Kami-Kips Conservative Convention held on Saturday,unanimously  selected F. 3. Fulton to run as Con-  servntive candidate in the enminp;  provincial elect inn.  There was considerable discussion on  the Dominion party lines question at 111  meeting nf Victoria Conservatives'  held nn Fiidi.v. A. E. Mc-Pliillip**.  JI.P.P.. stated that if he ran again it  would he as Conservative. The meeting came to no decision, hut at the  same lime does not seem to have lieen  unfavorable to parly lines. It was  adjourned till.Friday.  Guy Barber, jeweller,  C. P. It. WATCH INSPECTOR  il*1 -frit* -h*!."-? -fc* ___* __*'it* -_>*j_ -b-h'fc'i?*_.*_.**_-"_!'*_��������� *_- 'It -t* _-*y  t  _���������  _>  _���������  . V_/_      __/ ���������   A .&_,-__ __-_.!_*. .  * f  41 Tobaccos. Pipes, Cigars, Etc. *_  % Scientific Works on Mining, Etc., *  Minerals, Mines and Mining by Oaborn  Prospecting,    Louallng   nnd    Valuing  Mines���������by Stretch.  Handbook of I_ocl-s.-by.Koinp.  l'rosj .cling for  Gold  and   Silver���������b  Cruko.  Stump Milling of Gold Ores���������by  .lektird   *4*  _(._|.h|.lf.lf,lf.^.^*.*(.^.h{.^*-f.^l^������^,^'^,^*^.__f.^,_f,-_f,.|4-^.  A. H. HOLDIGH  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  Itovnl Si'liool of Mines, London.    Hovon yearn  111 'Mnrfn  Worku,  Swansea.    17   years  Clilcl  Chemist  to Wlgiui Uoul nml Iron Co.,  ling.  I.ntc <iltotiii.it nml Asuaver, Hnll Mines, Ltd.  Ulalms oKiimincd imu roportcd upon.  Revelstoke, B.C.  HARRY EDWARDS  Taxidermist,  Door llcnds, ' Birds, Ailimnls, Etc, vrescrved  and mounted,  Timtn STItERT, KABTOl'SOHOOLHOUBE  Corns  THAT'S:'THE'': CONDITION*. AFTKU HAVING  USl'.D .        .     '.  Anthracite Goal..  .Mack's Corn Cure  Price per ton for Stove'Coal 'lelivered irom Cars*  ������ '���������        Furnace Coal delivered from Cars  Cash Must Accommpany Orders.  For Furnace or Stove Use.  $9.00  $8.50  ���������Air. Miii'tin is* out with n liiore i>x-  tt'inleil ilr.'ift, of Jiis plnifurni. Tliovi*  iivu somi! p;ouil lliinsfs in it., wliiuh urc  nlso in oilier pint forms ns fur  itistimci* ill'tin* Coi.isei-viit.ivc pint forin.  which will Imfounil in nnothcr I'olinnii.  Most, of the oli.ji'ctiniuihli' l'e.-iLuii'S on  which tlie llnUALU has iilreiuly coni-  iiienli'd are still retained. The Duns-  iiiiiii'': influence is slicmjily ssliowii''in  the .absence of uny- reference to 11  uieiisuro reifiilatiii^ Lhe inspection of  coul iiiines.; Aftir a careful re-pt:riisal  of the ilocumi'iit, nnc's cuiiilu*-ion  Inevitably that Martin is too heavily  weif-htecl this trip lo give the labor  party what they re(|iiire, even slio'iil-1.  !*.e personally he willing tn 1I0 so. A  labor lender dancing while Dunsinnii-  .pipes,_aml .1 he -dveil-in-tlie-wool .Grits  PROCLAMATION  1?  ils  '*���������������*������,  of Vancouver adjust the sh*ickles, is  not the kind of man that can possibly  be lhe Moses, to lead the l.-ibm* party  even to tne entrance of the promised  land.  GOD SAVE  THE   QUEEN.  Her .Majesty's recent- i-ecr-plion in  the groat capital of her empire is n  ti*enu;ndou.-.ly striking pi oof .f deep  and loyal filfecliou with which she is  ivjrariled by tlie people of Lhe old  country Her promised visit lo Ireland, v.hich country she has not.  visited since ISO!, is an equally striking  proof of her own loyal devotion to  duty. At. her advanced age, the trip  across the 'Irish channel is no light  undertaking. >������"h'u her are the dangei s  to which .she might possibly he expose.! fi-niii the more fanatical secLiou  of the Nationalist party altogether  unrealand shadowy. Slu; understand.-,  all this perfectly well. Rut il. seems  almost as if she had determined to try  if by this self aacrilici. and contempt of  danger on her part, she, ton. co.ild  not help nut the great consolidation  of the empire, towards which her  soldiers in South Africa are doingsuch  a mighty share. If there, is anything  that could possibly increase the love  and reverence in which her Maje.sty  is held throughout tlie Kuipiri. it i*  this thought that she is deliberately  having fatigue, discomfort, perhaps  even danger, in order by h _r presence  in Ireland to remove Ihu layt traces of  Irish disalYri L'oti arid strengthen the  bands of the Umpire in one of their  weakest parts. We. in Canada cannot,  stand by and cheer ..ourselves hoarse  as our Queen passes by, but the IlBtt-  AL_ would like to suggest that this  year the preparations for the celebration of her Majesty's birthday in this  city at all avents, he not put oft till  the last liiomeiit iibut a strong and  representative committee be formed  at an early date to take the arrangements in hand and get up a celebration  worthy of ...his great year in the  history of the Empire and of the  mightiest and best beloved sovereign  the world has ever seen.  City of Revelstoke  TuMic notipt; is hereby niv_n to the el _. tors  of number Two W'anl, of /tho" City oi Kevelstoke, that l_re<p:ire the; pre.^cneo; of the said  electors at my otliee. In the City of Revelstoke,  on tbe Hth'day of Mnrrh. lflw.,V������t 1_ o'floek  110011. for the riurpo-*e of electln-jone Hlilennun  to represent them in the mmmTpnl council.  Tlie ino'.Ie ot noiniimtton of can-JiclatO-.shall  be as follotv -:  Theertn<li<latcsfhftll be nominated in u-ritinp.  the writing-hall he sub-cffbeO by two voters  of the mnhieiptilit'.T'i.- proposer ami seconder,  and shall be delivered to tbe retnrniii'-r otliccr  at uny time between thc date of this notfeeand  2 p. ni. of the day of nomination; and in the  event of a poll.beintr nece.s.sary, such poll will  be opened in conforniitv to Ip.w on ihe-)7ih dav  of March, IC-aW, at tbeoifioe of the City CIcrfc,  in the City of F.-_vel.stoke. and kept op-tin between the h������������r of eitrht in the forornwn and  the hour of four in the afternoon, for. takinc  nnd recording the votes of the elector-,  for  Ziiiil -.���������u,-ftr-!T_-_-_���������v. hi^h__-i_*-i-f ���������*���������.   -g-w*r������./\n   -is   hi**!-*f*f-iy  reipiir^I  to Uitc notieu and   govern  him.*������H  aeeordingly.  The per>on ���������qnalirled to be nomin _.tod and  elected as an alderman for -_i*/l number Two  Ward, of said city,..shall b*. ..inf:h person*; as are  male 3. rin-h ���������**���������_��������� tijiict- r.( th** inll hkc of twenty-  one rears and ar������_ not di**oiialified nndf;r any  law. and have been for tne .'���������Ix mouths nert  preceding the day of no;niu_tion thereirisiered  owner, in the Land I.eci>iry Oflic������-������'if land or  real property in the Ciiy of the as'-o-ed value,  on the hist rnunicipHl a.sewment roll'��������� of five  hundred dollars, or more, over and above any  rcffiHtercd incumhranee orehftrire. and who  ar������other-.vi������.e -tiiftlifl������'d a _ municipal voter..  Every candidate.nominated shftll; ������i������nlfy by  a wrftinu aocompanyintr the nomination paper  his consent to Htich nomination, e5cc-.pt in r-n^**  such person be absent Irom the municipality  when such absence .shall bo .stated in the  nomination paper.  Kv'ery' candidate nominated Hhall, on or  before "the hour of *2 p. rn of the day <tf nonil-  nution, fiirnl-l. tho ReturnlfiK OfTh-er with n  Matemettt in wrltlni?. ^poclfyiuu' ihe land or  real property np<m wliich Iw. riimltllcH.  Given under my hand at KuvelMtoku this 10th  day of Miirch, lWfli  CHAKI-LS _E������PKrNI- SHAW,  Xeturniiif? Ortlccr.  TO OONTRACTORS.  Tender**, will be received bv the iin'l*'r*t^n<������d  ut* to April 1st, nex), for a lOxt. ���������  buildln*,',  two  storeys,    contafnini;  *20    rooms.     Kor   plan:  hp-cifieathriis, tto., applv to Ed. Cokni.vo.  March It���������tf  NOTICE.  There wilt be a meeting of the Board of  License Commi-sioncrs In the ClT> C'lerkS  oITlee at 7;.T0 p.m. AIL members of the .Hoanl  aro earnestly requested to put hi an appcar-  anee.  CKARLEo F.T.8KINE SHAW,  City Clerk.  FIRE INSURANCE ^       \  VII class. *. of insurable rifles covered 5  at fair and equitable rales.  LIFE .INSURANCE/,  Policies ���������non-forfcitable,' Kimr-  anteed values, cash loan values,  throughout thc hi.-rory of the  MONEY TO LOAN  on f'firnl Imslne.- or rcslflcnlinl  property  U-iit������  Collected.  y*  .   -      FAYETTE BUKER,  tKj JS  Draying and Express  . ; Having   boni;ht  out   I).   Hendersor.'.s  : flrayini^ and  express business,  I   am  : prepared to do all kinds of work In my  : lino upon shorte-st notice.  Moving Household Effects a Specialty.  ���������: F. W. McGregor.  ^^���������Telcplio.io .1. KaviiKC A (Jo.  ������_*_**_.Kent for llie   CulelirntcJ   Morris I'lnno  A I'ARGAIN.  I> liy priviite  [linlnc   morn  Applv nt tlie I[_p.ai.i* ollifi;.  .���������'or sale cltcaj. l.y private sale  stove,   ami   a  illiilin;   room   0-t������nsloil  No. 9 cook  tnt-lc.  F. McCarty, Revelstoke, B,C.  kous trows  Leave your orders ut my office on McKenzie Ave.  - $7.50 a ton, Delivered from the cars.  Terms: ^ash with order.  If vou have only one corn or tf yon have  a (.noil crop, il will remove tliem all without  pain.  PRICE 25C-  1'rcpared and sold hy  IFIIE-XjD .8b   BE'WS,-  Dispensint'CliemKts. NICMIT lll'.I.I  When you reach .Ferguson, R.C., ���������  .  Stop at the , i__in  Hotel Lardeau  J. Laughtox, 1-oprletor.  ___  Hest ?2.00a day house'in the I.nrdcnu. Most  of cuisine service.���������Finely equipped bar.���������  Choicest wines, liquors and cigars.���������Head,  quarters for miners ami, mining men.���������Well  - lishted and healed rooms, neatly furnished  If you want to get fat_���������____���������_____.'  LONG'S DUBLIN STOUT AND ALE  KKCOM MENDED BY    -  '    BY Till* MKDICAI- l'KOFI_SSIO_*  Orders left with'Mr. Paget,Expressman, or by  mail, will receive prompt attention.  Goods delivered free.  J. E. LONG, Revelstoke Station.  NOTICE  Newly Built. Newly Furnished.'  .'Lighted by Electricity.  $1.00 Per .Day:  The City Hotel  Robt. Caley. Proprietor.  Best Wines, Liquors and Clears...   ��������� '      Headquarters for Kailway Men.  Larue snd .Well'.Lighted  __araple__oo_. ���������*���������������������������_���������_;���������_-_  Heated by Hot Air and FJoetric  Bells and Light in every room  -Froe-Bns.Meets_A ll_Trains .--,.���������   _.        ,._  Reasonable Kates    ^.sioteXj victo_-IA__.  JOHN V. PERKS, Propuietor.  N*i>.'lH  Grill rio>=i '_ '"/nnectlon for the Convenience of Guests  Hourly Street Car  Beiweer Hotel and Station  lirjo  I  4*  I ^1 _-\__-v\ *  Clean  ! Linen  ���������_  ���������*  ������ is   indispensable   to   the  J well dri-ssed man. We  J are up-to-date in our  % methods and make your %  % linen look like new *  % Your collars are shaped *  2 properly and your shirts  % fib your neck with corn-  % fort..        "We     want   your  work.    Satisfaction  guar-  Business oflice:  Molsons  Bank.  -.  5 anteeu  J Two  doors  ea&t  _  ���������3"  In"o Chinos _ Fmployed.  * Surprise Steam Laundry i  ~jf A. If-gun, S'roprictoT. 4*  ���������f -*>!-*_**..*!"I"M*���������_-".*.*.*I'_������W**+���������-���������_+���������������  Jas. I.  W"oodrow  gUTGHER  Ilclail Dpiil-.r in���������  Beef, Pork,  Mutton, Etc.  Fish and Game in Season   All orders promptly filled.  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.  M@S_-������_������Jr*J  ���������   QlfbXP  THOS. 1-I5K. Piopiictor.  R.H. Mayne  AGENT...  SMELTER  TOWNSITE...  Notary Public.  Fire and Life Insurance Agent   FIRST STREET,   - Revelstoke  Pianos and  Organs  TTUNED AND REPAIRED  LESSONS ON  THE VIOLIN....  For Terms Etc., npply to  Jas. Taylor, *  UNION HOTEL.  Bank Account!  nnd secure your CLOTHES from  our np-lo-.li'U. tniloriiiK onipofiuin.  We giiurniiti-e ytm a p-.M-fcrt fil.  |1il> best qiiiilily of ^ood-s ii._l.__>  iiiiirki't, lalust fiishinn**, and we'll  <r<> easy >m your liank account.  Wc give, you lit. finish ,-iinl quality  and l.iu: w.irk is. not dmio in li-ist-  .(*rn swcal-sltops.  ' ...  R. S. WILSON  _--.4"l"_ 'fc--*---.J?--- 4* ���������_.*__"__"_--- 'S.-4'  We Repair....... "  WATCHES,  CLOCKS,  nnd all kinds of Jewellerj*  *.If the work is not sntlsfnctory we  refund^yonr inoney.  WE GUARANTEE OUR WORK  nnd stand by our gunr-iUee.  " "Wc also carry ������i Rood line of Watches  and Jewellery, which we dispose of at  moderate prices.  KM. ALLTJM,  The Lead ins  Watchmaker and Jeweler.  First Street, next door to Hi:itAM)oITice.  ^r^-^-^r^i^^i^^^^t|iii^*^*_^.tf(tf*if ^(���������fl-ji'tft'.fltfttij**'^*  Snaps ??,g  Kitchen  Copper Saucepans and Kettles  almost indestruetibleand as thus tin���������  From 25c. to 50c. each  2 Also a few Granite Iron Kettles  20c,   25c.   30c. Each.  DO NOT MISS THIS CHANCE  ^.W. M. Lawrence  I Hardware. Tinware.  /       Stoves.  Telephone 36.  P.O. Box 86.  Savage Bros.  Second Street  THE  Family Grocers  ...SAVAGE'BROS. be_ to'inform the   puhlic   and tlicir patrons that they have added a  ...choice lino of FKESH GROCERIES to their  ...stock, and are prepared to sell at close   figures for cash.  KOTICK 13 HEIUJllY GIVEN that, n application will be made to the l.c^Mative AsHcinbly  of the Province ot British Columbia at its  next session for un Act to incorporate a  Company with power to construct,' equip,  maintain and operate telephone and telegraph  lines within anil 'tlirniiclintil nil the cities,  towns, ' municipalities nnd districts of the  niainhind of the Province ol. British ^Columbia  and : to construct,1 erect,; -and 'in ail? tain -such  and so many poles and other works and devices as tlie (Jo.npnuy deem necessary, for  inakinjr. com pie ling, supporting, usi n*.,/working; opcru ting and-maiiitafuiug the syr-tcrn of;  coin'muulcatlon hy telephone and telegraph,  and to open or breal* up any part or parts  of the said highways or ��������� streets as ofrcn  asthesuid Company, its audits, otliccrs or  workmun think proper and for.lliepurposu of  the undcrtukini; to purchase, .acquire, lease,  cxpropriiuc, ��������� hold   ami   selt   ami   dispone of,  lands.   l>ulldlui.s,   or  tenements  wlthin'tho  limits nforesaid. ami to purchase or lease,- for  any term of years, any telephone m- teU'Ki-aph  line est������bllshcd 01* to be established iu llritish  Columbia (*on nee ted. or to' be^connected.'with  thc Hue which the Coinpnny niny construct,  and to amalgamate \\Mi or lease its lino, or  lines, or any portion or portions thereof, to  any 'company possessing afi propri"_tor,-any  linc of telephone or telegraph communication  connecting or to be. connected with the said  Company's line or lines, and to borrow money  for lhe purpose of the Company, and to'pledge  or mortgage uny of. the Company's assets; for,  that purpose, aud to receive* bonuses, or-  privilt'ies from any person or body corporate,  nnd with all other usual, necessary or incidental rl_,hl_:, (towers og privileges* ns may bo  necessnry or incidental to the' attainmcut of  tho above objects, or anv of tticni.  Dated this 1st day of March ISU11.  DALY* HAMILTON.*  .Solicitors for.the Applicaut.-  NOTICE  Notice is hereby given to purchasers of'lots  in Block "A," Town of Kevelstoke, otluirwiso  known ns tlie "Mara Townsite Property,",'that  all instalments on account of purchase. aro'; to  be paid- to John l>. Sibbald, Mara Townsite  Agent, and lo no other person.  ,T. A. MAKA,  WANTED.  One IFunilreil Marten Skins. Write T.  GKAIIAM,. Albert Canyon.  To Freighters and Contractors.  FOR SALE.     -���������  -Eleveii-rnck-M ulosf-  Eour Saddle Horses.  Three in Sleighs. - ,       ���������   .  Al-o   hnrncs**,   Hneriijocs, complete    with  opes, etc. .Tools, camp outfits, tents, etc. .  Write T. GKAHAM, Albert Canyon, statins  requirements, and particulars will be at,.onco  forwarded. '    ,  TO LET.  The store lately, occupied by F. Ahlln -. Co.,  o 1 I'irst street, oast. 'Apply for terms and par-  t culars to K. AHUM.  DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP  The partnership heretofore existing between  W. 1'-. Crage and Robert II. Mayne carrying on  business under the linn's' name and style of  Crage _ Mayne, at Itevclstoke, has this day-  been dissolved.  Dated this 20th day of February; ISOD.  R. If, MAYNE.  Mortgage Sale  of City Property.  Under and by virtue ol the power of saloon.aincd in a certain indenture of mortgage  made by the late A. (;. M. Spraggo and which  mortgage will he produced at the time of. sale,,  there will be offered for sale at public auction  by Houcrt II. Mayne, Esquire, Auctioneer, at  his oflice. First street, Kevelstoke, B.C., on the-  Hist day of March, 1SX10, at. the hour of. two  o'clock in the afternoon, the following described property, nainelv: I_ot'. number** sixteen, seventeen and ciglitecn, in lllock number  thirty-six, according to a plan of part of thu-  Citv of Revelstoke, duly registered in t_ie_and> '  I'cg'lstrv office at Victoria, 15.C, as Plan Nuin-  lier 630." On the property thercis a comfortable-  fnime dwelling with nine rooms, bath, pantry,  large halls, furnace and modern plumbing.  The property vvill be sold subject to a resorve-  bid.  Terms and conditions of sale will be mad-  known at the sale or niayhe ascertained in tho*'  meantlmo from the .auctioneer'or from the.  inortg.n������_cJ?,.f.aUc.tto_.n__ii.i.!..vtlc.a_lo_t.,.__-_.^._..._...  Dated this8th day of March A. D. 1900. "  J.M. SCOTT,  Solicitor for the Mortgagee.  ^Revelstoke, B.C.  REVELSTOKE RIDING  Liberal-Conservative Convention  .We -till handle  FEED AND FARM PRODUCE  All Purchases delivered free of Charge.  Fresh supply of fish every morning.  Careful attention.  PrompJ; delivery  A Convention of the Liberal-Conservatives of  the Itcvelstokc Riding will be held In REVELSTOKE on  SATURDAY,    MARCH    I7TH,  For the purpose of selecting a Conservative  candidate for the Revelstoke Riding, to contest thc next provincial election.  A cordial invitation is extended to every  Conservative to attend thin convention, but  only duly, accredited delegates will be permitted to vote.  Chair will be taken at 8 p. tu.  W. E. McLAUCII_l_. Vice-President,  RevelKtoker__-.<m_>rv-tivo Association,  J. D. SIBBALD. Secretary. vv  ' Revelstoke Lib-C_-*s,-_rvative Assoc.iafion,  god savex'he queen;    "  i  <m  &  --**

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