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 BH  /;  .y'  *^i  V  -ISSUED   TWIOE-A-WBBK - TUESDAYS    _A.3ST.D   ^_RIIDA.-X-S-  Vol. IV.    No.  26.  REVELSTOKE.B. C. FRIDAY, MARCH 30, 1900.  $2.00 a Year in Advance.  TROUT LAKE CITY.  _t  25 per cent.  Discount  c are clearing out our en*  of farpots nnd nre  <5  w  tire,stock  offering ihem nt the above  ���������Wcount.    Yuu    can    make  your selection from Brussels.'  Tapestries.  All Wools,   an "t  Unions.  Money s.-.vid.is money made  -��������� ��������� .     .*   .----," --.--,*���������_���������- * - j  This, is a "great scheme, to *  make. sjme. - ���������  T ho-e w-.ntin.u to purcaase :i  Cttrpet lvul belter inspect mir f  st-ck   before   buying    else- |  where.  . Chiidrens  toots  and Shoes  .lust opening 200 pairs���������  An\ sl/e vou want���������  Anj kind >ou want.  C-  \  -Groceries  II vou v.ant nice Rood's at rif.'ut prices,  conic and bee our sleek and ga our  quotation.!.  A Budget of   Breezy  News   Fi om  the  Lardeau���������Politics,      Prospecting   and  the Postoffice.���������Tom Taylor's  Nomination Touches the Spot.  Trout    Lake    March   2U.���������Foi*   n  moment Trout Lake ami  district   are  nb rest rcganling   the   until   <-iiri,yii-'-C  contract.    Kviry one liml n grievance  against the lute carrier   ami   did   nob  forget their kit-k but I guess he   lived  through ib nnd 1   hope   will   prosper.  Al the same lime I hope it   will   he   ii  lesson to futttie contractors lo ho sure  its u living price they tiro   getting   hi-  Tore   siK>*<>>Pr   ���������*������������������*���������*���������   contract.     Messrs.  Oraig   and   Ililhniin   the   well known  freighters,    nt   Thompson's   Landing  nre the summer  contractors   for   the  weekly service and nil seem  satisfied  that Andy  and   Edd.   are   the   right  party to have it.   I hope air.  Dormer  the Inspector has given   the  contractors specified time for the arrival  and  departure of mails   with   a  sufficient  time limit for   residents   to   ieply   to  incoming mail   before   its   departure.  It may he hut ii on the conlractois to  come down to lime limit, hut its s-till  hauler on the residents ��������� to   miss   the  outgoing    mail.    Mail   should   arrive  at the Post office on the days specified  not later thai*   3  o'clock   p.   tu..   and  close at 7.30 p.   m..   allowing  half an  hour    for  assorting   the   in .il    after  arrival.   This would give the reiidenls  three and ahalf hours to reply to corres  pondence, none   too   long 'hut   much  belter   than   nn   unknown   (pi.iutity.  The cari*ier could leave nt 8 p.   in.   or  early in the morning as convenient  lo  him.    But time'should he  lhe essence  of the contract.  Politics have cooled down nnd wo  are again .al norninl temperature and  will no doubt remain so utililthe return  of the candidate. Every out* or nearly  so is pleased with" Mi*. Tuyinr's nomi-  nation. arid determined to return him  at the election, for all heie know his  Merlin*, worth and rare business  c.ipncilv. ' '  1, nni pleased to Mute there are  numerous enquiries for pood prospects'  just now. This plainly ' indicates a  pio-.pe.ou** s-.iuiiiiet- ahead ol' us. This  with the assurance from the U. P. K.  thai they will cnun**i*t. Kootenay  Lake with Airovvhe.nl, will give tin:  district what it. deserves, and what  we've been look in*, for. I'oi.t hi* past four  ye.ns*, a cheap and speedy omlet for  it- ores. ' - -. -   * ','.  The mini's at work continue to look  well, in fact improving with develop-  inent. 'The Silver Queen is repoiled  looking very promising with -late  development.-.  The 171 h of Ireland passed off quietly  a nniiil er of people, honoring the,, day  b'v wearing Irelmd's national i*o!o.s.  __'I he.ti a gc'iml deal *<>r talk thinugh-  oiit. the dislrii t legaiding lhe water  i ha iter applied for by Mt. Mul_.uu.  The prevailing ('pinion if thrtJompunv  do not ask lor vei y uitu-h niit������.iili* ol  ti-.e Tiout Lake mining division,* bin  wai.t nM thai-'in ib. Tt lookc-thal. way  rather. ..At the same tin'O; it is .i-  well to a.*-!* for suflicieiil when, at it.  uoihin*. " like" gall they-say when  attacking the government anyway.  I think it would have heen much betlei  it" they had specified some, cicek or  i-ieeks, inMi.Td oflhe 10 mile r.iuiu-  from Fergtioon. This undoubtedly |  thev will do.    ' I  " A" fi in "r! ub has   been 'started   here'  with N. 15. Lav as President,   and   F.  C.   Elliot   Secretary.    It   is   in   good  hands and should be a success.  A gymnasium has also been staitec.  whii ll is well supported.        -   -  The weather is soft. Snow going  nil very rapidly,-and we look.foi  wheeling in tlii: town shortly.  ..."     .'    -    COKHESI'ONDENT.  GREAT DEPARTMEI  5 ��������� -   -   i.  a   jVv-)>s, a Reception Day '  2  Millinery and Cloaks *'  VIthough Darae Nature may delay her Springtime visitation )j  to us, this store heeds  not.   her   whims  and   tannics in   that ||  espeet. Already this store hiisassuined its Spring attire,and j;  .m every side, to greet the visitor, are rich and beautiful dis- }["  ohn's "fSprinir goods,that please the eye and satisfy the )>  tastes ot the most refined dressers. But tomorrow (Satur- ];  dav] we take another step forward.      It is a special occasion |  md one of interest to every woman within reach of this store  FISH.  " For  the lentcn  scason^we" have 'Just���������-  received a alec line ol IMi: -  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 liavc flie best tlntt money can buy  RAM I.AI.S", as a imekage tea, has no  equal 111 tlio city.  You can get It no where  else  City.  WE  HAVE    "  THE  SOLE  AGENCY.  in  the  Sad Accident Near Rogers Pass.  Earlv    VVedhesdny      njorning      a  terrible   accident - occurred   at-, the  summit of  lhe  Selkirks' near  Rogers  -P,ib8:-==A fi eight-train���������was���������working-  its way east and as it   surnioui.ted the  summit, .Slew-art..Mathews,   the   rear  brakeman,   started   to, nnioiiple   the  pii_.hf.t-.   from   the -platform    of,lhe  caboose.    While so engaged he slipped  and fell in front   of   the   pusher,   thu  wheels   'passing   over   his   legs, and  rutting off the riffcht   one   below   tin*  hip       and   . breaking    "-nd      terriblv  mangling tht'.other.   It wns -dark >.-it  -the time and hi.   fall ** was * unnoticed  and he lay for two hours hy   the. side  .or the.track on   the. snow   before, hi*  was found. . He was at once   brought  back'to Revelstoke and taken   to   the  hospital where it was found   that   the  shock tflft-ystein had been too j*ruiitto  permit of any operation. Dr. Paget was  summoned     aud     admini-tcied     the  sacraments of the church, it- not being  I bought    possible   that   lhe   injured  man     could   survive   long.    However  with wonderful   validity   lie   lingered  on  till  ten   o'clock  last  night.   Iiein_.'  conscious     though   waudeiing in  hi-  uiind occasionally almost,   up   till   the  Inst.   The body will be  laki-n   to Tor  onto for interment, leaving lo moirnw  morning.   The sympathy of the whole  commttuity  is  with  the  parents ami  family   of   the   young man  in  their  Midden and terrible aflliction.  OUR EASTER MILLINERY  NEW SPRING JACKETS  NEW SPRING- SUITS  vill be pluced on view, while we hold reception to introduce.  the newest styles ai.'d late, t novelties for Easter and r-*prii>g-  ���������vear. . ' ., ���������        - *   ���������      i    ���������   \-    ,  Our preparations  for   this  event  have  been.'made' more'  avishly than.fver before, and the displays will be larger anr^  .noro aristocratic than have ever been seen under this rooi.  Frmn Paris aud London,  from New  York  and   Berlin,.,come  ���������liunnintr **om*eits'ai.d exc'ui-ive novelties   of such  exquisite  ���������e ntv and rkhiH**s-"tli:tt-'.*t)ii'n   wonder at tbe master hand  hut deMjined ih'ura .'     Yet. in all this wealth of richness aud  ro-aiice'iiuthii'i-r will lie "(bum that is nut thoroughly adapted  ..o.the-w.'ntsaiYdiu-cda of the best  dressers  of, ReveUtoKe  vVe cannot g.) into details.     You must sue to appreciate.  So ive give Iks freest invitation, lo all  to visit  our- Millinery  and  ^loalc Set-lion and see our magnificent displays.    Those who_come 'will be  a -.ply repaid for  the time  spent   with  us  on  Saturday_:or  driy.-of <7ie  -oil owing*days ��������� ':N6:'dne can afford lo stay away ,for to, do so is to miss  "~'_        ' ���������-,*: .toeing  the best and most up -jar dale fashions in Headgear and Cloaks.  7.  "-"' n\J* ���������������_7h?i7A_i will <oin hands loi-'li Millinery \md Cloaks, 'and so make this event  Glovrs, Dre** Goods*"������ Sl^������ ^ , newest ���������^oodi wi,i be put forward and. arranged for easy  doubly uderestinirjtr w������'������'������     ,l'fj^lre will   be a beautiful  showing of neio Dress .Silksm all the  nifd&o������ffihe���������!!������ Fashionable dressers  will be highly interested ���������������- tins  display. " - ���������        ' _.. -  1  We're -Ready��������� With Spring Footwear.  |'     Eeally in the fullestsense o! the word ar^witb ih.t ���������^^^������^  i       nil c-efu!'y P,arV'd nr6T; Sve,      fo      men     women,   and    children-Ready  fe      new   Sj.ri.ig . sty.,8   ,    Jo *veai      ^     n   , wia_ ft showin-^ that .  jvilh. a c..nrplete;stock ���������ot jm$ ,^J   ^J J^,0 thi's . to,e in" RevelsWUe.    Our  know.no' dupli-au,  nor erven a -^ ^d ^.^  .^ .   .^^.^ cq  shoe stock.is m-de up ot t e De.a m ^^   .g  q        h  em_  LIBERAL  RIOT  OVER MARTIN  Call   tor   Convention     Evidently    Only  Scheme to Help Him Along.  Vancouvek. Mai'ih 2S.���������The flrat  division at lhe Liberal iiii'i'lin;. held  tonight lo ehoose dule^.i-U"'" to ' ������������������''  Liberal convention to be held on  April 5th, showed Shore were 112  present. Col. Falkland Warien  handed in a written pi otest ii_,'nins-t  tho net ion of the Libel sil executive of  Vancouver in i-allhit. a eoiivenlion and  btlid no true Liberal could be hound lo  abide hy the decision of such a eoiivenlion". _  The niei'iitiR was very dis-oidoily  owitif. to lack of ornani/.alion and the  wide dilYei'PiK'O** of opinion held - bv  those ineient on cine-lions hroupht up  for .lisrii..Mon. A solution of the  question a** to how delo'fates should be  elected was only touched after two  hours rtii-1'ut.hinn. duriiiK which the  Rreatest disorder picvailed. The anti-  Miii'lin element, weie present in force  and inade thein-elves heatd.  In the Iir .1 vole for delenales Is.. I*,  Davis (.ot :>S, \V. .MiCraney I'i" and'J.  II. Slinkier 30. As these lead the anti-  Martin Liberal*., it showed that lhe  inet-'thiK was "S.iL-.iiiist Martin mid 71  for him. The Mai-liu Liberals voted  solidly and elected 10 delegates" for  Vancouver that will vote for Martin  undpnity linos.  When the ballots were heme counted  the wildest scenes oT coiifii.-ion took  pla-.e. The i-hairmam. C. Wuodwaid,  tefuscd to allow Wjiltei* Nichol to be  nominated for Ward Five, allhout-h :t  was proved a mistake had been made  in nniiiin-. him for Ward One, and 30  or-10 rose to'their feet and demanded  justice for Niuhol. The meetint. Ilnnlly  overrnli-d the ihuiniian's (U'cision.   .  Al. 11 o'clock the iiicolim; de^'iier-  ated into a rabble, everyone talk ins at  once, and the wildest conl'iision reigning,, while all inado merry over the  funny rulings of the chairman, who  answered ..amidst humbler . that lhe  Vancouver executive was enK'meeiiti'c  the convention and the delegates must,  do as they said or slay at home..  ASKING FOR MORE PAY*  Operators on the C. P. R; Want a   Ne*w-  -* _,    ,      Schedule of Wages.  MontrisaU Maich 28.-Operatois  and agents on the. western division of  the Canacf.iian P.icilic Railway from  Fort William to Vancouver, and  branches, have seived notice upon ..Mr.  Whyte, western general malinger,  that Ihey will present a new schedule  of increase in salaries. The rale of  pay on the-Canadian Pacific. - while  eulirelv satisfactory to the -men on  Lhe . eastern division, is deemed insufficient by thu we-iern men, whose  living expenses are much greater.  Straight Conservatives.  The following is a revised list of  straight party line Conservatives who  have either consented lo run in the  coming election or have given the  provincial Conservative executive to  mil-el stand that Ihey will be ready to  gointothe field if called upon. -In  Victoria Messrs. Turner, and Ilelm-  cken will ������-tand for candidates on the  Htiaight parly ticket, subject to I iie  di-csionof the Conservatives of Victoria on Ihe party line i*ne"-lion :  .  Vancouver��������� Charles Wilson, Q. C,  and C  I__.Tisd.ill. ��������� ,      ,  Victoria��������� Mess'*s, Turner, II"Iuicken  and McPhillips.  New Westminster���������II. L. Itetd.  Rossland���������Dr. Bowes, or Mayor  Goodeve.  Richmond��������� M. Wilkin.-on.  Delta���������Ex-Lieut-Govei n orDewdney.  Chilliwack���������A. H. (-Jallandera.  -,  Oewdney���������R. Mclbide.  East Lillonet���������A.' W.;Sinith.  Cariboo���������S. Kogets and   J.   Hunter.  Nort Yale���������P. J. Fulton.  East Yale���������Priie   Ji.lli.-nii.  Revelstoke -Thos. T.  Taylor.  Slocan��������� R. P.������(_reen.    -  Nelson���������J. Houston.- . -.- ���������-  . Cassiar���������Capt. J. Irving and   C.   W.  Clillord. -Vancouver Province.  LADY   SYMOHS    REMARRIED'.'  Famous General's V/idow.Takes a Ne*vr  Spouse.    Honeymooiiinjj on Continent,.  *  Lady   William   Penn   Syinons   ha*,  veniariied ������irtiin siv   weeks  after  the'   .  tragic death of her husband.  Gen.'Sir William Pen Symons wns.  mortally wounded Oct. 20th. 3809. Jn.  the battle of Glencoe, .vheio he had _  borne a most distinguished pJit and.  helped lo gain tin; Iii it impoit.mt'  Hriti-.li victory in the cnnipaigi.'  against the Boers.  On Oct. 20th he died.    Gen.  .lonbert  sent the news   to   Gen.   While   in   ft',  [characterisli.*.   U-tlor,    expressing   his-  sympathy,    declaring his   hopj    that, .  the great God   would   speedily   bring  ton close the unfortunate war ������������������brought  about     by   iniscrupulon .  Kpeciilatois.  find   capitalists,   in   wliich   so   many  valuable livts'have been and in i* being  sacrificed, as  instance   Gen.   Syiuona'  and others,-' and   concluding   with   a,  message nf tnissage  of  _,yin*phathy   to,.  Lady     Symons'' in'  the   loss" of   her"  husband. /  '  As Gen. Symons was "a Catholic, ihu t  Pope said a remiiem mass for' him   in ._  the Sistine Chapel   and   likewise   forwarded n message   of' sympathy   and  condolence with the bereaved   widow.  Mi-s. Sy010113 U'm\ for several years,  been separated ftotn^her husband"..  But on the occasion of his death she,  was made thc recipient of special ,  favors from the Queen. A message'  of sympathy had been dispatched to ^  her when Her Majesty received the".  cabled uews of the general's * death.t  She ipsponded with' a ' message that*  thrilled all England.  Not content'wilh-mere sympathy,'.  Queen     Victoria   senu'ed   for'her' a,  special royai   warrant   and   an   extra. _  pension, and offering her  a   home   in  IIam]iton Court. ,   "  .It was'therefore with great   amaze- ,  ment that the   monarch   learned   the-'  news   of   the   widow's   tnan-inge   six������ ,  weeks later to   iv subaltern   half  her  own' age.1 . The; wedding    was   kept ,  secret as long, as"' p6ssih'Fe,r and   thus ,"  the couple were enabled to escape   to^..  the south of Europe, where   they  are  now-honeynioonina-.*  POLITICAL POINTERS-/  Speaking at * Victoria   on '.Tuesday-  Mr. Martin promised a general election ���������' r  about June loth and an extra "session '  early'in Jtily. '  Hon."Joe Martin addressed a meeting   in   the   Now   We&tiuiuslei-    last '.  night and will hold another at   Chilli-',  wack this evening.  It is repotted thut Aid. Jas. McQueen *���������  or Victoria has accepted   the   position-*'  of   president   of   the' council   in   the  Martin cabinet.  J.-Fied"Home. ex-minister of Mines,  is back to Vit-tori.t ftom   Nelson.    Ho  states that he will be "a caniiidiite  for  the Nel.-on riding at  the  approaching'  election .is a Colloniie candidate.  g* heie;-we oti.not rt-sist the. tem|������w������������ ������ '- ������- j������������ ��������� '"~" , ��������� ��������� -  1*.' --pedal di*plnvR of the best styles during the next, two weeks, i  I ' ��������� S wll;.t'������^..t in Foot-ear.    At the ���������������no tun.' our p������an ih  w , ._ _ ������   ' i������ il_. ._.  ���������VI   KnvinfT /������l l !*_nf������MK   l II Sit (:-���������. II  I  so   that visitors* may  to give all who come  m?ke Ih. <>.-<������ s,on   doubly  .������*������**������t,n**   ^  ,���������"re to mi������������ t.,e Booa_yalU������������ we have  - bu, e, s^ Watch .he pai^rs'and visit oar shoo seot.on as often as youcc-  William Pernie, after whom' the  town in E ist Kootenay is named, 'has  at-.nouiued himself as:a candidate for  East Kootenay in the nexc "ptovincial  elections. His platform has not yet  been giveu out. ,- - '-  I See Our New Suiting's and Wash Goods J  __. ' ���������_._-, _~i      -i      *M__ ) nr.._v,  r___...i<_   .__���������___    tritn.        X,  ���������Now  ,o ft.nit^ mid sec our New Dress Goods silks/ Wash Go.*dB nnd  tritn-  ���������*������������������<, ���������ow .omp ete in every detail himI worthy ot the attention oi  is thy tmn  t_i.~-r>-e.       nlir   vfll.'l   Sliri'   HOW   l*(������IIJ|J   ������l'-    ������*'  "i "-���������.)'    "'   , -    , ,,   . ��������� T\  \ ;?wl dro*~ .k wMl, i> r n������h ol'ihisstore. We have never lm.l anyt'ing in Dress  Itifls c au , n,r mcR-.nt kUowIi.l; that's why we are so anxious to have you vi-it  m -^liont o.. if possible 1, Ib.c the fault novelties are ...oked ..������ by the shrewd  bi ve;*r b P,..e,'i,tf be pri- Uetrcs of^ttiug the first and best wlet-ti.m.  Dii)t.is ������ ii .i|j-i ���������-< i I .-       ���������       n,.#,a.. ������,.i-_r������s shou d reach  us  Goiid f.riuuo would have it-tlmi some new  Dross si-rgea s  Ht a big .eduetiiin tbey :tre nii'.**t\  -si.ap by   the   Wholtsnle    U-iUst*.  cent seise*-   but  our  ihou d reach  us to sell  buyer was favored  with  a  _.*_;iiu   ovii jp^ *      v-������������           -    ..  and on Friday we pass it over to you at 60 ctiins.  CB.Hume&Co.  ' Mr. Hewitt Bostock Enquires.  Ottawa. March 28 ���������Mr. Hew itt  BoKtock has put a series of-quest ion  on the order papei, in 1-ej.aid to  Premier Martin ' and Lieutenant  Governor Mclnnis. Mr. Bostock  wants to know" if Mr. Mt-Imns has-  given reasons for dismissing; Mr. Seni-  ���������lin and calling on Hon. Mr. Martin ;  what time I Ion. Mr. Martin has pot to  foi m a government ; if* the. Dominion  Government, is aware that Hon. Mr.  Martin's colleagues are not uiemoer-,  of the Le^iblatuie : if it is awaie that i  the .Legislature passed a want of confidence' motion in Mr. Martin and  in spite of this it ix said that no election is to he held hefore June; if Mr.  Mcltmes has Riven' the Dominion  ie.u>on for such a slate of iitfaii--. and  if not has the Lieutenant-Governor  heen asked lo repi.rt. immediately.     .  Meakin's White Iron Stone Cliina.  Thi- well-known Chinaw-iro may he had in three ������|)���������������'V,^  Diana n..t tern we have Cup*-. S.iucei*. and PKtes. hut in  * ho Astir)  .in u   o    ������ "3 j. ,nilke.eom-  on Friday.  ��������� On Satuiday March 31st Ensign  May dressed in prison di ***.**��������� will Kive  a sketch of twenty d.i-ys spent in prison  with hard lahor for pivai-hin^ on lhe  s reel.   Admission 10 cents.  ���������Spiiiethini. that everv woman has  on mind at the pre���������out time is an  Easter Hat.   Oall at Boiune Bros.  - -Sudden Death of Heart Failure.  A man, named T. A.Breese, who  for the last three weeks had heen a  guest al the (Jolumliia and City Hotel,  expired suddenly on Tuesday- evening  at ahnot V-ft) o'clock of heart failure.  Th<J deceased had heen telegraph operator at Hector, at lhe summit of the  Rockies up till recent Ivaiid -had "u*-t  i,ome into a considerahle sum of  money. He was fiom the Stales and  Ironi the papers found on him it is  conjectured that he belonged lo the  Grand Aimv and had a son-in-law  named Fletcher, living nt Fort Worth.  Texas I ait no person of that name  could he fo ind there when lelegia. lied to...  At thc request of T. J. ���������jrah-im at.d  T. Kellie. tin* coroner. Dr. Cioss held  an inquest on the cause of death on  Wednesday evi'iiinjr. The po.-t mortem  was peiformed hv Dr. McKechnie and  his evidence win taken and Dr. McLean's, who hud heen summoned on  the death of I he d.'ceased. It did not  appear that there was'any real  necessity for an inque-t and the  coioner'wiis hv no means backward in  saving so, The jury, throueh their  'foreman. W. .Meldrum. hi ought in a  veidietof il.-alh through Ihe hnr*.ting  of a hlood vc-hI in the hraie, the  pressure caused by which In ought on  heart failure.  Thi- deceased was buried uccoiiliiig  to the rites of tin* Anglican chuteh hy  Dr. Pigel, yesteid.iv. ��������� , , . .  The tnenibeis of the Drothei hood of  Telegt a pliers ill tow n took charge of  the imangeiiienU ami* as many as  could were present at the fimeial  ceteuiony.  . News from We.-t Tale, we' learn ;  thif. Oha'rlM Aug-ustus-' Semlin.. will  not-bei.*i_-Catididai__. _^L)etin:s_M������rph*Kl  andSluart Heniler&oii,.'tioth'' lawyers  at Ashcioft "are likely candidates,  with A. E. Howse nf Nicola as a  Martin candidate. The contest will  probably he between Murphy and  Heoderson a*'t!iey 'arc thti' m'osC elF-  gihle men.���������Lillonet Prospector;'-  A. XV. Smith SI. p/P. of 'Lillooet '  U again in the field m_.ii" candidate in  oppo.-itioti to Mr.1 MHi-tin's government. He opposes * government  owner-hip of railways hut favors' the  eight hour law.v   -       * -**  A number or West' Lillooet   voters  have asked II. I". Skinner of -Vancouver.''  to coir.e out as an   independent candi-;'"  date.  i\        *.  Merry at Agassis. -  A. E. Sheltou returned to-day   from  Agassiz where he has   --pent   the   last  few clays on   business.      Mi.   Shellon  said that lhe. people of   Af.a-v.h_   were  merry over Mr.   George   Washington  Beetle's* elevation to the mini-try,  and  have-  hardlv   vet   lealized   that- the  alfair'is nota joke.    Mr. Bei-he is   far  rriuii strong in hi-**  own   constituency.  having failed to secure the position   of  reeve although he inn against a   weak  man in an effort to obtain an office   in  the gift of the . people. -   Mr.   Shulton  savs that fi urn What he could  Ie.nn  it  ivi'mld have been difticnlt for Mr. M ir-  iin to   have   found   a' mm**   uniikely  iidult inale'in the w hole "of *V\ est   Yale  lo tnanufactuie into a minister.���������\ an-  couver Provitsce.  Mr. A. McDomild. late government  road .-uiieiititendent for East anil  West Lillooet "ill in all probability. *  be r.n Independent Conservative  candidate for the east riding in the  coming elections. The Lillooet Pros-"  peclorsiiys he wHl be a suro winner... f  NOT T11C ONLY PEHHI.E ON THEBEACII.' **  On several occasions the-Prospector '"  h.is been asked "which paiLy it' would '  support in l he"cominK* provincial '  elections. Like Lord IWiiei*ts"'*we _"  have plans" which will lie ainiounred 4  in due setit.011.���������Lillooet Prospector.  A   leqnioilioii   is   lieing   signed    ir.  Victoria, asking the present  representatives,  Hon.  J.   H." Tin-net-,   U:   D. "'  HehncUeii.R. 13. IlAll and A./- E." Mc- '  Phillips   to  allow   themselves   to   be  placed in nomination at the * approach- "  ing election.    W. Ii: Siiiilh.   formerly'  of Victoria, but   now  located  in 'Salt  Springs    Island     intends   to   contest "������������������  Nmth   Victoii,*.   against,   the   sitting  member, ex Speaker*;). T."Booth.    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In all  cases   the   bona   fide   name     ot     the  ������Titer   must   accompany   manuscript,  ut not  necessarily for publication.  Address  nil  communications  llBVKL.STOKH   HBRAUJ  or  for six  Notice to Correspondents  t. All correspondence must lie legibly written on one side of the paper  emu*.  t. Correspondence containing personal matter must be signed with the  WroPer name ot the wrltar.  _L Correspondence with reference  to anything that has app������ar**d In another paper must flrst bu i������ff**re,l tor  publication to that paper ehfore it  can  appear  in THB HERALD  CONSOLIDATION OF THE EMPIRE.  At the last meeting of the Montreal board of trade, the following  resolutions were submitted from the  council of the board.and passed by a  majority of forty rotes to thirty  two:  . _.*. ereas, in the opinion of this  congress the time haa arrived when  Great  Britain,  tier  colonies   and   de  Sendencies, should take -united action  or the adoption of all measures con-  Cucive to  the strength, progress and  .���������permanent solidarity of the Empire;  end  -Whereas it U generally recogniz-  efl that the colonies Bhould contribute  Towards thc coat of the naval and  military defence otf the empire and  further that an advantageous commercial bond ta one of the .strongest  links in national unity, and that the  maintenance and strengthening of  trade Is the keystone of a nation's  successful development;  - Therefore be it resolved. That in  the opinion of this congress the  ���������bonds of tho British Empire "would  he materially strengthened and the  union of the various parts of Her  Majestys dominions greatly consolidated,  (a) By the colonies contributing  towards the naval and military defence of the Empiro;  (b) By the adoption of a commercial arrangement that, while con-  ���������erving the present freedom of action  as to the fiscal policies most suitable  to the geographical conditions ana  diversified tntereets of the individual  countries composing the Empire, will  provide for the imposition of a  moderate special ad valorem, duty on  Importation from foreign countries  to be levied uniformly by all parts of  the British empire, thus, not only providing revenue for Joint Imperial responsibilities, but also inaugurating  a policy of mutual benefit whereby  each component part of the Empire  would receive an advantage in' trade  aa a result of its national relationship.  Be it further resolved. That in  order to make the foregoing operative, the chair shall appoint, before  this congress dissolves, a representative and proportionate committee of  borne and colonial delegates to demise a scheme based upon the above  resolutions, and report to this congress, and that a copy of these  ��������� resoutions be officially forwarded to  the home government, and to the  governments of tho colonies and de-  "    Bendenclee*���������~ ~������������������ "-*���������"t_���������-  2. The decimal system of weights,  measures and  currency.  That the Montreal board of trade  believing" that most beneficial results would follow the adoption by  Gte British empire of a uniform system of decimal currency and weights,  ������ldorses the principle, and hereby  ��������� instructs Its delegates to the forth  coming congress in London to  favor such measures as shall lead  to the  adoption of   that system  is the flrst and greatest necessity of  the situation.  "The settlement will not be in the  interests of any one class. T ho.e  who talk at random about this war  being carried on in the interests of  capitalists do not understand th*  spirit of the British people. Wo  began it in defence of life and liberty  and we will maintain it till these  precious heritages of our people are  securely guarded tor all time. We  do not give our kin to death and  fill our land with widows and orphans in order that our shares may  rise a point or two. Capitalists have  their rights like other citizens, but  assuredly they will receive no special  consideration.  "Those who have suffered for their  loyalty   in   South   Africa   must    be  amply  rewarded.      Those who,  after  swearing fealty to the    Queen, hare  joined onr  enemies,  will  have  their  doings  strictly  scrutinized.     To  the  men of tho Free State and the Transvaal we  bear no vindictive feelings.  They  have   fought  us   bravely,    we  recognize  tho stability of their character, and no pains will be spared on  our part to make them loyal and contented members ot our empire. They  have hy their own acts shattered the  fabrics of  their  old republics.      We  will find them a new constitution, in  which   corruption   will  be  ropressed,  in   which   education,    progress    and  freedom will flourish.   The land over  which Lord Roberts   and    his   men  march will never pass from our dominions.     Cronje    and     his    gallant  followers  havo seen  tho    republican  colors fly over  them    for    the   last  time.    In future when they look up  they will see the Union Jack. Ii* their  journey  to  Capetown    they  left the  old order behind them.      Henceforth  they will be subjects of our Queen."  "We do not suppose that the   task  before us is an easy one.   Some may  try to turn U3 from our purpose by  threats    of a rebellion    ot tho Cape  Dutch. The threats fall on deaf ears.  If a misguided  section  of the   Cape  Dutch were so mad as to do this we  should  know how    to  deal  with  it.  As the Northern States met the uprising of the Confederates, so should  we meet those who sought to drive  us from the path of duty.   With assured   peace   the   industrial   progress  of the land will advance apace.   Railways will be multiplied,  schools increased,   roads  opened  up.     At    the  earliest   moment   all   possible   power  of local government will be granted  to the people.   The    northern    Boer  states will   he   before    many   years  among the most prosperous and contented parts of the empiro."  BUDGET SPEECH  Hon. Mr. Fielding Delivers His Annual  Financial Report  .  THE IRREGULAR  HORSE TROOPS.  IcEACHRANISM SUITS MONTANA  - The Montana Stock Growers'. Journal, published in Miles " City, thus  gloats over the blow dealt the . .1-  borta stock Industry by a Canadian  official whose maintenance in' office is  a disgrace to the government and a  dangerous detriment to ' the whole  Canadian West:  "The purchase of Montana horses to  mount the Strathcona volunteers for  South African service, called forth a  protest in the Canadian house of parliament, the Alberta member saying  that if the Territories were good  enough to get men from they are just  as good to get horses from, Lord  Strathcona is putting up the stuff tor  the corps, however, and insisted upon  the Montana horses, so the Alberta  folks can still round up their com*  ponies on Canadian soil, while the  Strathcona Horse rides down the enemy on Montana cayusea."  Dr. McEachran should be removed.  Both in his private and public capacity he is extremely unpooular and  obnoxious to a large majority of  Alberta 6tockmen. As Chief Veterinary Inspector he is incompetent,  malicious, unscrupulous and a constant danger to the ranching industry. Being a resident of Montreal  he is largely ignorant of the changing conditions in the range country  and out of touch with the ranchers.  He is constantly doing what he sheuld  not do and neglecting to do what he  Bhould. It is ..the overwhelming  opinion of the" stockmen that he  should be either dismissed or relieved of any jurisdiction in the Wast,  and his position filled by a qualifl ,d  veterinarian of common sense and professional qualifications, who no doubt  exlsts.and who would be an Impartial,  disinterested, and single-minded  official���������Such a man for instance as  Dr. Rutherford, M.P.  Ottawa, March 83.���������Hon. W. S.  Fielding opened hia budget speech  this afternoon.  There aro four principal    features  in Mr. Fielding's speech.      There is  an increase in the preference   to be  given to Britain in the tariff to 23-1-3  per cent.;    a proposal to be made to  Trinidad   looking  to  free   trade  be-  tweon the island and Canada with a  very few exceptions:    the admission  of Canadian securities to the trustee  lists of England:    and a surplus of  17,600,000 for the current fiscal year.  Mr. Fielding    was   received    with  ���������heera when he rose to address the  house.     During    the    year     ending  June 30 last ho said the revenue collected was *46,741,294.    This amount  exceeded the anticipations he expressed last year by $108,850, and showed  an  increase of $6,186,000   over  what  was  received  in the    previous* year.  Ia miscellaneous revenues there were  large receipts from the Yukon, $600,-  000, and  the earnings ot government  railways.   The only Item which show  ed a diminution was the post office  department, on account of the penny  postage.      The   increase   in   customs  was general ,and in the case of excise there was  an    increase    in  all  articles.     The  total   increase  in  excise is $1,77������,12������.    He  expected that  in a tew months, probably 12,   that  the revenue ot the post oflice department would be as large   as it was  before the introduction of tho penny  postage.      Tho   expenditure   charged  to the consolidated fund for the year  was  $41,003,500   or  an    increase    of  $3,070,974   over    the   previous    year,  leaving a surplus ot $4,837,794.  Mr.Flelding next explained how the  opposition dealt with capital account  charging it in their calculations  against the present government to  ordinary expenditure and leaving It  off when treating of the expenditure  under the late government. Last  year there was expended for capital  account $9,137,553. There was no  difference between the bookkeeping  of the present government and their  predecessors.  Turning to the affairs of the current year he estimated that the total  revenue would pass the fifty million  mark. Up to the flrst of the present  month there was an expenditure of  $25,018,290. There would be largo  expenditure between now and the 1st  of July, therefore he would give a  very liberal allowance for that and  would estimate the expenditure of  the year at $43,175,000. "I anticipate,"  said Mr. Fielding, "that at the close  of the fiscal year .making all our cal-  * ������ulatlon9 and keeping our accounts  in exactly the same way as our predecessors, that we will have a surplus  _rf $7,625,000.   0   British   Government   Waking   Up  Their Value in the Transvaal.  to  It Is said that nearly a. thousand  American- soldiers -In the Phllllpplnee  have either suicided or become Insane  slnoe the beginning of the war.  Three prospectors, named Flo beck,  Johnson and Nelson, while sleeping In  their log cabin on a mountain 12  miles from Trout Lake City were nud-  denly engulfed by a tremendous snow  slide which smashed up the cabin and  buried It under SO feet of snow. Flo-  beck was killed. The other two after  terrible exertion dug their way out  with their hands, and walked and  crawled    12  miles    to  town in    their  &&&&&&&&&&&&&  HUDSON'S BAY  COMPANY.  DOMINION   PARLIAMENT  Ottawa. March 27���������The Brandon and  South "Western railway bill was reported from committee. Mr. Rutherford's motion in the third reading in  the house to send the. bill back to  committee be amended so that the  road could not amalgamate with the  C. P. R. was carried. In committee,  on the C. P. R. act, notice to construct certain branches in Manitoba,  the house divided on the Maclean!  amendment that the 10 per cent clause  ot the company's charter Toe struck  out. It was lost by 15 for, and 71  against. Two amendments by Mr.  Richardson were also lost. The house  went into committee on the bill to  Incorporate the movement and reported.  FASHIONABLE WEDDING  ADVERTISING*  The following very senalbi-s remarks 00 advertising are taken fr*>m  one of our American exchanges:  "One should advertise all the time.  Only when one can claim the undying  friendship and devotion ol enough  people to give all the trade warned  con one stop advertising. In this  Otfriod ot dollars and cents and ep-  toemeral friendship, sucn conditions  can never exist, therefore one must  'keep everlastingly at it.' One cannot eat enough in a Week to  -tsst a year. One cannot advertise on  that pl������.n either. Advertising is business food. It must be administered  regularly and In doses to fit th . aise  of the business. The first few times  an advertisement appears, the people  commence to notice It provided 1* haa  any attractiveness whatever. After a.  time it occurs to the��������� that there must  be something in anything advertlSL-d  .so persistently, and pretty soon they  are In a buying frame Of mind. It Is  a coiiKtant dripping that wears away  tire stone, and. It -13 constant advertising that brlng3 "business."  SOUTH AFRICA'S FUTURE  The London Dally Mail in an article on "The Coming Settlement'  says::  ������������������'The moment --nrlll 600a arrive for  Uie empire to consider what will,be  the future of   tho Boer    territories.  The. last ignoble-peace was made by  an   English   government  alone.   The  coming construction  will  be one  In  which the whole empire will have a  ..voice.' Canada and Australia    have  .helped    in    the    conflict    and    they  .8*111 share tn shaping the policy that  follows victory.  ""In effect, -the whole British people is united on the broad lines of  tie. coming settlement. Things ran-  oot be loft _u thoy -wer*. The blood  CI our sons haa -not.soaked the veldt  in vain. The heroism of our soldiers  cannot be for naught. We are going  to ensure that there shall be no possibility of this -Conflict recurring. This  A large congregation assembled at  St. George's church, Hanover square,  .I_ondojQ,_on^hrove_Tjw3dayi_for _ the  marriage of" Commander "Arthur"  Gough Calthorpe, son ot General Somerset Gough Calthorpe, to Miss Effle  Dunsmuir, daughter ot the late Mr.  Dunsmuir, of British Columbia,- and  sister .of Lady Musgravo. The bride,  who was given away by her brother-  in-law. Sir Richard Musgrave, looked  well in a white satin gown, the petticoat of which waa embroidered in  sllvor and mother ot pearl, which had  a very bright effect. It had also a  long train trimmed with' fine Brussels lace, and a tulle veil covered  some sprays of orange blossom. The  bride-smaids included Miss Mabel  Calthorpe, the "bridegroom's sister;  his conslns, the daughters of Lard  and Lady Calthorpe; Miss Muriel  Chaplln and Mlaa Maud Graves. They  wors soft, cream-colored fn_eks,pret-  tlly trimmed with lace, and mauve  straw hats adorned with ribbon and  net of the same shade. The two little  train-bearers (daughters of Sir Richard and Lady Musgrave) were all in  white. The ceremony was performed  by the Blflho* of British Columbia,  and a naval brother officer of the  bridegroom. Commander Phllimor.,  accompanied him as beat man. Afterwards Lady Musgrave received the  wedding party at Dover street/where  the presents, which Included a great  deal of jewellery, wore on view.  CANADIAN   BUDGET  London, March 26.���������-The Times dealing editorially this morning with the  Canadian budget says: "Tho point of  interest which transcends all others  is the patriotic spirit of imperial solicitude in which Mr. Fielding's  speech was couched, delivered anil  acclaimed. Proceeding to discuss  fiscal relations the editorial points out  the difficulty       England would  have whenever Imposing a tariff duty  for the benefit of her colonies and expresses a hope that the solution of a  problem of an Imperial Zolverein will  eventually be found in a common acceptance of free trade rather tha_n a  reversion to protection.   o   DUKE   OF   CONNAUGHT  Military experts seem generally  agreed that the irregular horso now  in South African anu being sunt out  will, when properly organized, play  as Important a part in thfc crushing  of the Boers as our regular forces,  says the London Mall. I "'^"'"S",'���������-    .,  Home facts indicating what irregular!, Tbe.���������*.al_brf_d,, commission, consist  horse is, what it can do and what it ty* otj. A. McKenna. Major Walker,  has   done,   may   not   be  without   in- , {������������������ A- p*01" _, and S. McLeod. will sit at.;  terest at this juncture. Medicine Hat   on   June   16th:    Leth-1  The name irregular horse In Itself! bridge, June 19; Macleod. June SI;  goes to show that the men making up Plncher Creek, June 85; Calgary, June  these troops are not cut and dried so\ Lacombe, July 6; WPtasklwln,  disciplined soldiers, but bodies out of *'uly "*'��������� "Duhamel, July 11*. Edmonton,  the common In the regular military. JilT IT: St. Albert. July SS: Lac. Ste.  Therefore, naturally, they need special Anne, August 7; Fort Saskatchewan,  handling, and unless they have a gal- AuguBt 18; Victoria, August tt; Lae  lant commander, who Is Quick to see. la Blche, Beptember 8; Athabasca  advantages in a moment, knows how Landing. September SI; Edmonton,  to lead his men with a reckless, slap-   September ST.  dash sort of valor, and also can seo! The recent heavy fall of snow If*  to the very moment when to call them said to have caused the collapse ot ft  oft and run away again, they are of skating rink at Milton, a hardware  less use than infantry. And It seems store at "Woodstock, and a livery  from the present showing that the stable at Paris. Fortunately no loss  only way tor Infantry to work sue- of life Is recorded, which Is due trt  cessfully where they now are Is at good luck rnther than good manage-  the very desperate game of attrition, ment. So long an rule of thumb me-.  Leaders of irregular horse are born, thodn continue to be emploved In con-  and not generally made, as tho work structlon work, we may expect to hear  cut out for them of itself will show, of failures "I****! the above with now  The flrst purposes of irregular horse and then disasters Involving human  are to harass   the enemy as much as lite.  possible,   and   on   all   conceivable   oc- .  caslons to cut off his communications  and destroy his supplies; to constantly get between him and his base, to be  always ready to surprise him whenever the opportunity offers, to perform  flank movements as regular cavalry,  to follow the enemy when he retreats  and to bring in prisoners, and. If the  character of the country admits, to  charge artillery with Infantry supports; In Bhort, ��������� Irregular horse must  be here, there and everywhere, and  always when least expected. Thut  is what irregular horse always has  done and what is expected of it in  the Transvaal.  The great virtue of irregular .horse,  and that ' which alone admits of Its  tackling theae multifarious duties, is  Its freedom from the need of mobilization���������that is, working from a single)  base. Instead of moving like a regular army, doing marches of so many  miles a day, and taking with them a  train of wagons carrying supplies that  need much guarding, tha ��������� men gallop  about a certain territory assigned to  them, and Just pop in wherever and"  whenever they see a chance to effect  as much 'destruction upon the enemy's  lines as possible. They live as best  they can upon the country In which  they are operating, and at most only  take with them a few pack horses or  mules to transport whatever forage  or extra supplies they carry.  Perhaps the best organization of irregular horse ever formed were those  that came into being during the civil  war In the United States, and perhaps  the   moat   successful   leader   of   them  was General Forrest of the Confederate forces. There never was any telling where he was, and General Grant  afterwards     said   in     his   "Memoirs"'  that   Forrest's   rough   riders   were  always' up  to  some    mischief " or other  when latest reports had it that he was  400 miles away. If the.amount of damage done to railways and the quantity  of supplies  that either were captured  or   desroyed   by   this   ubitiquous   general's   forces  were    summed    up  to a  total   in   dollars   it   would   reach   into  millions.      Another    depredating    and  dashing leader of rough riders on the  Confederate  side    was  little    General  "Joe" , "Wheeler, who afterwards    commanded the Amercian cavalry at Santiago  and  is  now  in command  of  a|  division in the Philippines.  Speaking of General Wheeler's efficiency at the beginning of the Span-  nlsh-Amerlcan war, Senator Davis, of  Missouri, , formerly a commander of  Union cavalry during the civil . war,  quaintly .and humorously confessed  that 'General -Joe* Wheeler is without  doubt the best man living today to  take command of a cavalry divlBion  operating anywhere. His methods are  sure, added Senator Davis, his attacks always well timed and - his  fighting qualities something terrific.  And I ought to know, for he chased  me through seven states, when wet  were  at it   together.  Instead of "Forward march!" General Wheeler always used to say:  "Come  on,   boys!"   o   Thc_   Revelstoke Herald  (SEMI-WEEKLY)  la the leading   __,���������vspaper  et  tha treat mining districts of  West Kootenay. It gives all  the latest mining, telegraphic and local news, written up  ta ���������gthentto, reliable and read  able articles front  able information. It esfeje  a large circulation and la eea-  ���������equently unequalled aa am  advertising medium Ib * Ike  Said In which tt U ynVHOu/i  Subscription $2.00 Per Hnniim  $1,25 For Six Months,  Strictly in Ktae.  ������?*ICORPORATeO 1QTO  Carpets I  The display in our carpet  department this season far  exceeds in variety of design  anything previously shown by  us in Calgary. Our new  goods have been placed in  stock and include the following lints:  It takes a foremost place In  the race tor prominence and  popularity with business  houses and as a consequence  does more business with  those requiring printed stationery and office suppliea than  any other printing   establish  ment in Eastern British  umbla. The class ot  turned out has been pronswa-  ced equal to any thing at tha  kind executed in the largo,  cities by much larger pstaft-  erlca.  --S  Job Printing Department  Belfast Marcn 24.���������For the fi*r������t  time In 30 ye_irs tie Duke of Con-  ���������juight, commander of the f.rcee In  Ireland, visited -teif*.*t _-i*>t<*r-l=iy un  a tour ot military >._i_i_>ectlon. lie was  SDthusiaattcallr leceived. The. Earl  -mt���������r>affe_.n=and=->_va-_proposed__th__  health of His Royal Highness at  tancheoa. The Duke in - his reply ���������>���������-  terred- te the wonderful development  in'Belfast. Alluding to th* forthcoming  visit of Her Majesty ha said - that  he mnderstood that it was entirely of  the Queen's own free will that sir:  vrpM planning t������ revlst the country tt  whloh she had always cherished the  warmest recollections. He paid a  kigta tribute to th*. gallantry of the  Irish regiments-In South Africa, where  he said Irishmen side by side with  soldiers from the colonies and the  TJnlted Kingdom were proving thNr  (Nerart*.on to their .over-sign.   a  BRAZILIAN  MfNIS-THR   DHAI3  Happiness consists in being perfectly with what we have got and with  what we  haven't got.���������Lubbock.  Senator Beveridge makes it a rule  never to return a card with the "not  In" that disappoint so many callers,  but sees" each of his visitors If It is  possible  for  him  to do  so.  The veteran Dr. Samuel smiles, I_I_.  D., author of "Self Help," has Just  suffered the heaviest affliction that  could fall on him in his extreme old  age by the loss of hs wife. Dr.  Smiles reached his 87th year tn December  last.  Colonel William Slddon3 Toung, who  Is a great grandson of Mrs. Siddons,  has presented' the British museum  with a relic of the great actress, in  the shape of a gold and tortoise shell  snuff box which was given to her by  George  IV.  Brussels Carpets  Tapestry Carpets  Velvet Carpets  Napier mattings  Rugs and Mats  Linoleums  Is equipped * with the latest  faces In type designs and all  work entrusted to Tho Herald  la handled by ezprlenoad  workmen who thoroughly understand the proper use ot the  material. at their. disposal.  The -Herald does not claim ta  be the only printing house In'  the district but It does  to.be  TiioroiIgMij Up-To-Date hi  Emu Particular   /  Our new stock of curtains  haa also arrived and we are  now showing several very  pretty lines.  Hudson's Bay Stores  CALGARY.  And in a position to give m  good value for the money expended, either tor advertising  apace In its publication er  tor job printing, as can be  given by any other house aC  the kind In British Columbia.;  Welts tor estimates and aam-  plea of printing. AU varit  turned out promptly and aisV  lsfactorlly. One pries to aSL  No job can be too large e������  too, small for The HeraMw  consideration. .Special attaav  tion glvon  to orders by matt.  A. Jv.;::SONy Proprietor.  PUBLICATION DAYS : Wednesdays and Saturdays.  Double Eagle Mining and  j  UHITSD.  *BT.  PATRICK'S DAT, WOO  Ah!  brave Fusiliers, you are sleeping  Far off on tho African veldt  But the victory won by your valor  Today through  the empiro is felt.  English-and Irish and Scotchmen  Today wear the shamrock green;  The  flag of old Ireland is floating  Where for years It no'er has been  seen.  And  that  has  what  is the    power  wrought this?  . Those   fierytoagued    statesmen,    I  ween;  No���������Tho empire will answer forever:  "Dead  soldiers    who    fought    for  their  Queen!"  ������������������l_AI_.L,Y BERNARD.  Toronto,  March, WOO.  o   Anton Niklas Sundberg, Archbishop  of Sweden, who died recently, was!  descended from the old Norse race.  He had many admirers, although he-  shocked many, persons by his prorm-  lty. In 18S������, when . the greater pan  of Karlstadt was- destroyed by nre,  the bishop took sur*h an active pari  In fighting tho flames that ho won  the admiration of all.  I_������_m .on. Uaroh 34.���������Thu BraxllUn  ���������deleter to the Court of St. Jaro^a,  De Souse Correa. was found dead In  Ma bed this morning. The dccea������������<t  wha was an intimate awsocla-te of thi  Prince  of Walxn  wa_������  qultn   well  y<>*-  30N3 OP THH WEST  The following poem, entitled "Sons  ot the West," has been written an4  dedicated to the Strathcona Horse  ���������by the Rev. Henry Kittson, rector et  the Church ot the Advent, West-  mount, and an American by birth:  Sons of the West, who come from far,  Roused by the bugle's note of war;  Leaving  your   mountain    vale    aud  plain,  Welcome are yo to our Eastern main.  Sons of our Queen.at whose 'piat cnll,  Ready, thrice ready, to stand or fall.  Proudly     then    charge,    Strathcona  knights,  Strike for Flag and Freedom's rights.  Sons of the Weat, so strong to d ..!*���������_,  Facing the tar-oft battle glare.  Wrong  not the right;   but right the  wrong;  So shall your names be known   n *.'nff.  Sons of our land, our kith and kin,  Honors from all are yours to win.  Bring with  you  laurels bravjly  v<n  Back to the home of the setting nun.  Sons from the mountain's rocky dome.  Sons from    the    golden    streamlet's  home,  fona from tbe fore. ts. plains and hills  Yours be the daring deed that thrills.  Guardian of nations, hear our prayor,  Oive to our sons Thy tender care.  Make of them heroes, living or dea.1,  Glory of vlciory o-rer them shed.  CAPITAL S1,000,000  IN   ONE DOLLAR SHARES.    $400,000 IN THE TREASURY  FIRST BLOCK  OF TREASURY SHARES  NOW ON THE MARKET  FOR A LIMITED TIME AT   10  CENTS.  HftrftU.  DIRECTORS:  Wm. V. Cochrane, ( Jon*  J.   Youxa.  Manager  The   Cochrane   Ranch,   Limited,  Macleod. | Managing     Director,    of   The    Calgary  W. B. Pool,  President Great Western Mines, limited, Ferguson uid Rerelatoke.  J. D.  Graham, I F. W. Gowal,  Gold Commissioner, Atlin,  B. C. | Rancher,   Pincher   Creek  Geo.   S.   McCartkb,   Solicitor,  Rerelstoke.  W. M. Brown, Proprietor   St   Leon   HotyjSprings,   Rerelfctoke,  The Double Eagle Company has been ibrmed for the purpose, not only of m ning its present properties  but of acquiring promising claims and developing them to an extent that will justify their sale to English and  other companies at a profit. Tho company already owns and has paid for in full, the Trilby and Old Saul  properties in the famous Fish Kiver district, and a three-quarters interest in the May Bee mine, in the  Lardeau district one and a half miles from Ferguson Sufficient promoter's shares have been set aside for th������  purchase  of the remaining quarter. J  The May Bee is the sister claim to the now famous Nettie L, which has broken all records in British  Columbia for largo bodies of phenomenally rich ore. The May Bee and Nettie L were located together in  1~92 by Mr. W. B. Pool (who has been appointed manager of the Double Eagle Co.) Both claims carry identically  the same rich ore on tho surface and the same remarkable ledge runs through both, carrying high values.,  in gol<i, copper, silver and lead. The promoters have already spent $4,000 in developing the May Bee, with'  excellent results, and in order to place the mine quickly on a shipping basis the company now offers the publio  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 the sale of shares from the' market   at   any time   without   notice  Applications may bo sent to the Secretary,  n y A. H. HOLDICH, REVELSTOKE,  Or to JNO. J. YOUNO   HEBAtOBLOCK, CALOAKV. .-fist  ./>,  tfr'  SOUTH  AFRICAN   WAR  London, March 26.���������At a late hour  (to war office posted the following  despatch froui Lord Roberts: "Bloem-  tonteln. March _4.--"'r'esterday Lleu^  CM. crabue. Captain Trotter and  Lieutenant Hon. C. Lygon of the  Grenadier Guards, and "JgJgSSJ  Colonel Codrmgion. of the <j"1<������lre{|'a.  Guards, rode eight or ten mliua ?"  yond their camp on the Modd.r^riwr  without escort except one woopt^  They were flred upon by * J"1*_ "i  Boers, and Lygor. was kl-1^ aeBr������  * _>abbe. .Codrlngton a������* 7������" ^  seriously wounded.     Thetrooper w^  a^held^P a0^t������ethandherchUf  FROM  MAFEKING  and the Boers came to their assistance  and did all they podslbly could, attemd-   ��������� -���������'���������>      The Boers then  Ins to their wounds,  conveyed the wounc  farm house    where they were  oonveyed the   wounded to the nearest  ���������**--���������-  ���������*,__- wprc. . taken  care  of.'  Bloemfontein, March 25.���������The Boers  who yesterday killed Lygon, of the  Guards, and wounded Crabbe, Codrlng-  ton  and  Trotter,, of  the   ������*"���������  SklrmUhlnK   in   the   Trenches���������Boers  Numerous and Strongly Entrenched.  London. March 26.���������The Dally Mall  publishes the following from Mafeking, dated March 24: "We are still  being heavily shelled. There have  been several casualties. Skirmishing  continues in the trenches. The native  food question is becoming difficult.  The Boers have broken the arrangement to respect the Babbath by not  firing and have seized the opportunity  to   extend   their   trenches."  Lady Sarah Wilson in a despatch  from Mafeking, dated March 14. says:  "We have received news of the relief  of Ladysmith, but it serves to increase  our disappointment as ther" . Is no  prospect of our own relief. The town  remains closely Invested. The Boers  are reported to be very numerous and  strongly entrenched between us and  Plumer's force. Some of the natives  are dying 'of-starvation owing to their  prejudice against horseflesh.  IMPERIAL  FEDERATION  Prince of Wales to Make a Tour of  all the Colonies.  New York, March 26.���������The Prince of  Wales is said to be planning a tour of  all the colonies after the war for the  purpose of stimulating sentiment in  favor of Imperial federation says a  London  despatch  to  the  Herald.  He will probably include the United  States when he' visits Canada, if he  finally decides to make the trip.  He looks with approval on the Idea  of an Anglo-American entente and  wishes* to do as much as his dignity  will allow to promote It. It Is thought  that just one thing is likely to dissuade him from taking this journey,  namely, the condition of his aged  mother. The war has been a great  strain on  the Queen.  MATRON AND MAID.  JOE  MARTIN'S  CABINET  who had  ridden    eight or _nlne   miles  Coldstreams,  "ei  ot  tteyohd their camp were members ol  the Johannesburg mounted police,  After dressing their wounds they sent  them to the British camp in an ambulance.  CLEMENTS  AT  PHILLIPOLIS  Phllllpolis, March 23.���������(Via Norval's  Pont, i_j,u,_'-_h _���������_.>���������Cienuiai Clements  has enu-rud Phliiipons at noon today.  He assembled the UurgherB, ad .reus .d  and read Lord liooeris' proclamation   in   Dutch   und   Kiigilsh  them uiiu _<__ku  ___._.~.   mation in Dutch and Kiigiisli. The  future of the Free State, he declared,  would have to be deciucd by Her Majesty's uuvitsers, but the burghers  might be certain that the late government at iiiut_'ntui'U*l)_ would never  be restored again. He advised  all the inhabitants to accept the inevitable and to obey all the orders of  tho military and other authorities  duly appointed, intimating that the  Landrobu and sheriffs had been reappointed under the Queen. The burghers began taking oaths of allegiance  and . surrendering their arms. Several  : so called    Colesburg rebels have  been  arrested here.   o  THE   KRUGER   SWINDLES  New York, .March'_...���������The'"'criminal  cue wuicu wm attract tfte greatest  interest in Engianu and in an countries, .where :,the struggle between  Great ���������____'_ _din . and tne ___ cere m exciting attention will be heard oh June  11 before the" Brussels tribunal con-co-  tionnel, says a Brussels cable to the  Herald. It is a trial which will put to  the test the accusation of corruption  being rougnt out oy. me British government against the Boer officials ; in  general and President K-ruger in particular. The parties " concerned are  the well known financiers, the Baron  Oppenheimer, of the; firm of Oppt-n-  ���������"'he.mer, Fourlouls and Henry Warant,  Belgian barristers; . M. Braincer, the  wealthy-Belgian capitalist,of Liege;  and another Belgian, ��������� Mi Terwange,. all  of whom ' were associated some years  as lessees of the Transvaal railway,  which ."was ft to connect Koniati Poort  and Selati.  The Transvaal government complained that, by ; producing false accounts the company - claimed'; from  them an amount of interest largely, in  excess of the capital subscribed.  According   to information.':.'given  IN  TRANSVAAL  TERRITORY  Force of British Cavalry Eighteen  Miles North; of Christiana.  London, March 26.���������A" dosnntch to  the Dally Telegraph from Kimberl**y,  dated Sunday, March 2fi, says: "The  prisoners brought in hTe report that  a force of British cavalry hns entered  the Transvaal and penetrntert to a  nolnt 18 miles south of ,Cl*r'stiaiia.  The British forces at Foiirtcn  Streams are helm, str .northened and  a movement northwnr.*! in ���������"���������xnecterl  soon. Annarently llttlp proerp������s 1.  belntr made toward th������ r������Hef of  Mafoklncr. A priva'**- ; t-loin-am from  a Ltetitennnt at K,rnV"*'-'',v. rtat"d  March 24. announces thnt h������ wa< on  tho nni.it of stai-Hnir fw 'MnfoklnK.  presumably with  thf* rPli-f column.   _>   ALL   WELL���������'TO   MARCH, IS.  Vancouver, March 26.���������There is  quite a cheerful change in the political situation after the stagnation of  last ��������� week. Premier Martin has at  length succeeded In adding one more  to his attenuated list of ��������� active supporters, though to his no small chagrin he has failed to gather him in  from among the members of the law  and thus add one'more to his lawyers'  league. Yet he is congratulating  himself on having given a sop to the  farming element by his success In obtaining the assistance of an agriculturalist of some note. Mr. George W.  Beelie. a resident of West Yale; Mr.  TCeebe will be provincial secretary,  Mr. Ynle becoming chief commissioner of lands and works, Mr. Martin  vows thnt he will have his cabinet  completed by the end of the week.   o   TELEGRAPHIC   TICKS  London. : March 21..���������The war nfTlrc  has received the fnllowlmr from T.nrd  Roberts: "A tole*. rom from >jir. kelson "at Buluwayn ��������� slnt<*s tlint Rndon  Powell reports all .wr>ll to lvT'u-oh 1l������tl*.  During; the past few. days, the.'���������memy".  cordon has much rnlaxcd. The >Tlc>-  kelson referred to in T?n"h������rts' despatch is' Major John Ni('!."'s-on. enm-  mandins? general of tho Writf. n Print*.  African   police,   station**.!   in   Rhodesia.   -O   COMMISSIONS     FOR      CANADIANS  Ottawa. March 26.���������A cable announcing that 42 commissions will lie  given to Canadians in7 the Imperial  army has been received  from London.   o���������������������������  EXPEDITION   FROM     KIMBERLEY  out  ������������������������������������    _LV_VlUi..b        ww  ^,  the company's .directors also are being  prosecuted on this charge. It iis"alleged that they were forced to make the  ^rarge higher*in  order to conceal the  ���������^Hbes which they had to pay to President  Kruger  and  his  familiars,  and  ' most of  the  members of  the Pretoria,  Volksraad, Including some of the generals  now  engaged  in  the war.   o   LORD  ROBERTS'- PLANS  Cape Town, March 24.���������Sir Alfred  Mllner,"'who Is on a. mission northward.  kaa:?-arrived  at-Dordrecht.,  General,"Buller has not yet moved  in. Natal. The eight division will go  direct to Bloemfontein.; Lord .'Roberts'  force at the Tront. 10 days hence, will  be. It is estimated 70.000 men. with  easy possibility of moving eastward.  ..': forcing the : Boers to evacuate  gersberg range, and Joining  with General Buller before continuing  the promenade to Pretoria   -o .   .  GENERAL.FRENCH'S MOVEMTNTS  Bloemfontein. March 24.���������General  French with a brigade of cavalry: nnd  mounted Infantry haa arrived at  Thahanaher : and opened . hcliographic  communications with Naseru.; >He ,ie-  ports all well.  ���������    o   CHURCHILL*:: QUITE  RIGHT  London, ���������-; March 24.���������Mr. Winston  Churchill telegraphing from Lady-  emlth on Thursday pleads for mercy  in dealing with the-rebels.     He says:  BlK-i  handsi  London, March 27.���������The Cane Town  correspondent of thc Daly Mail, telegraphing 'Monday. March ! 26. savs:  "A strong expedition will leave Kimberley today for Griquatown. TI-*  movements are likely io attract considerable   attention."  London, March 27.���������Military : observers here,* and those in close affiliation with: the-war. oflice are considerably .confused as:to what is being done  for the relief of Mafeking. Soma  6.000 or 6.000 men are engaged witli  Lord Methuen at - Warrenton and,  Fourteen. Streams,, and now another  column is'��������� about'- leaving Kimberley.  Probably It has. already started "for  Griquatown, 106 miles westward. It's  ostensible purpose is to drive off the  Boers. The force is described as "a  strong one," and the expedition Is  "likely   to  attract  much   attention."  General French is reported from  Bloemfontein Sunday as returning  from Thaba : Nenu without apparently  havlm. headed oft Commandant Olivier  with his 15 guns and miles of bag-  ga ere.  Boer horsemen are in .no"tact with  the British outposts, from Bferearsberg  to Warrenton;. s.Genernl Bu*'er's patrols had a sharp skl-ml=h funday at  Waschbank.. Lord Roberts*. Infantry  have now been qulet-for days and an  advance is hourly expected at the war  ofBce. -  The Times prints .a despatch from  fane Town to the effect that the  Boers, after d������ductinir their heavy  losses are prnba.bly��������� .maWe **���������>"fUt more  than SO.OOO men oh the righting list,  o-  TheLclnster regiment leaves Hall-  fax   for   South   Africa   Wednesday.  Lord Kitchener has suppressed the  rebellion at Prieska and is returning  to  Lord   Roberts.  The fifth annual international cable  chess tournament has opened in London and New York. Britain scored  first  blood.  Miss Alice. Cline has been arrested  in Minneapolis charged with raising  dollar bills up to the value of: ten in  Winnipeg.������������������������������������.;��������� She is returning without  being extradited.  : Moose .Tnw Liberals; held an organization meeting and were addressed by  J.   H.   Ross.  The Montreal Rolling mills were destroyed by fire yesterday. Total los"  $60.nno. Several firemen were Injured.  Privates Hartney. and Mitchell, of  the '('anailian contingent, were visited  hy 1 he  Queen in  Woolwich hospital.  Thp; Delagoa. Bay arbitration judgment win not be sriven for a few davs.  A. in-^ss /despatch states that large  quantities of military stores were captured at Smith field, but that a considerable But fovee with 15 guns es-  caned': -northward."  McCnv: and .Fitzsimmons  have  been  mntchpd to fiuht on July 4th.  Soveral valuable   buildings were destroyed by fire: yesterday.  SCIn Daisy Stevenson is the working  proprietor of s flourlshins butcher thorn  la Rochester.  Miss Miles, cousin of General Nelson  Miles,, is the only woman In the United  States who Is director and manager ot a  full military band.  Miss Winifred Faraday of Manchester  is the first woman and the second Briton  to be honored with membership in the  Icelandic society of Copenhagen.  ���������  Mrs. Roger Wolcott of Boston has  given an imposing monument to Pepper-  ell, Mass., in memory of the men of that  town who fought at Bunker Hill.  Miss Helen Gould's present attitude  against Mormonism is no new thing with  her. Several years ago she was a warm  supporter of Kate Field in a similar  movement.  Mrs. Harriet R. Stafford of Marthas  Vineyard, the aged owner of Paul Jones'  Bonhomme Richard's flag, has decided  to give that banner upon her death to tha  Massachusetts Historical society.  Miss I.ucile Daniel of Atlanta, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Daniel of that  place, has started for Japan, where she  ia to be married to the Rev. Henry Clark,  who! Is engaged in missionary work in  that country.  Lillian Tracy of Troy proved herself  equal to nn emergency. When her suit  for slander came up." her lawyer was too  111 to appear. So she conducted her own  case and did it so cleverly that she secured a Tcrdict.  Miss Regina Walker, an Americnn of  German parentage, has established a  home for cats near Berlin. A villa has  been erected upon finely wooded grounds  of ten acres, and it is promised that all  sorts of cats will be well cared for.  I IMPERIAL BANK      'a-ammmmmmmmmmmmmmi-iwmninii  E   THE MOLSONS BANK  Ihoobpobatbd ������y Act of Pahuaicbkt, 1855.  OF CANADA  Stead Office, Toronto.  Capital Authorised. - $2,500,000.00  Capital Paid Up. - $2,391,863.00  Boat, - - $1,554,710.00  DIRECTORS:  H. 8. Howland, President  T.R.Merrltt,Vice-Prea,   St.   Catherlnei  William Ramsay,  Robert Jaffray  Hugh  Ryan,  T  Sutherland,  Stayner  Ellas Rodgers  D. It. Wilkie, General Manage*  BRANCHES  North West and British Columbia:  Brandon,     Calgary,     Edmonton,  Golden, Nalson, Portage la Prairie  Prince       Albert,       Strathcona,  Vancouver, Winnipeg, Rerelstoke.  Ontario: ,  Essex, Fercrus, Gait, Ingersoll,  Llstowel, Niagara Falls. Port  Colborne, Rat Portage, Sault Ste.  Marie, St. Catherines, St.Thomas,  Toronto, Wallas d, Woodstock,  Hamilton. , .  Quebec:  Montreal.  Savings Bank Department���������Deposits  of $1 and upwards received and Interest allowed.  Debentures���������Provincial, Municipal,  .and other debentures purchased.  ~ Drafts and Lattera of Credit���������  Available at all points of Canada,  United Klnr'om , United States,  Europe,  India,   China   ,T������yu������.   Aw  HEAD OFFICE MONTREAL  PAID UP OAPITAX. ���������   - SX,000,000  REST FUND . - - - -      Wl.600.000  DHUK-TORS: Wm. Molsob M_icrHnm*K.������, Frcsldnit; S. B. Ewno, "Im rrr_r������Hnl_  W. U. R-LKJLJlT, S_LKnSt, ri-XLBT, HBHBT A������CUlS*iB, J. P. CLiallOB*,  WOK*naTOS Txoiui, QcMral Maa__cer.  Interest allowed at current  J. D. M0L8ON,  Masaoss, Rsvxutoes, B. C.  A general ba&kins business transacted.  rates.  UKUMMUsi  ., Luzerne county, Pn., produced the flrst   woman blacksmith.   Mrs. George Grego-! trails, New Zealand ete_  ry is always ready ;to assist if work i" |     Gold   purchased.  ^T^L^^^w^^'^hi'L ������    This  bank  Issues  Special  Receipts  Her shop Is a few���������_miles north of bhick* , ^hich  w,n be  aCcpunte_d  format any  shinny, and she divides her time bvtween  the work of the shop and the care of two  babies.  Miss Eve Blantyre Simpson, daughter  of the late Sir, Walter Simpson, to whom  humanity is indebted for chloroform and  who Is herself the author ot several  books;* among them a life of her father,  has traveled considerably in Canada and  the Atlantic coast ��������� states this summer  and fall.  Mrs. Jouberf is rather an educated  woman for a Boer vrouwandasa girl  wns remarkable for her musical* accomplishments. She is known to have possessed one of .the finest pianos ever seen  in Pretoria. She,! like her friend, Mrs.  Kruger,���������; revels in domesticity and once  boasted that she hau'always cooked her  husband's Sunday dinner.  of the  Hudson's  Bay Co's  Posts' In  the Yukon and Northern districts.  A. ft. B  HEARN.  Maaa|Mr Revelstohe Branch.  \ D, Sibbald  REAL ESTATE  MINING  AND  INSURANCE  AGENT  WHITE    GWIIXIM   &  SCOTT  POULTRY POINTERS.  Barristers, Solicitors, Notaries Public.  Etc.  Taylor Block, McKenile Avenue, Kevelstoke Station,  Money To Loan.  W. White.. J, M, Scott, B.A..   -  Q. C. L. L. B.  F. I<. Gwillim  HARVEY & MoCARTER  McKenzie Ave.  P. 5DRNS 8c CO.  Wholesale and Retail Dealers  --o-  I Barristers. Solicitors, Ete.  Solicitors for Imperial Bank of Canada  SPENCER'S  WARNING  London, ���������.' March 87.���������Mr. ��������� Spencer  Wilkinson In the Morning Post today  warns the public against blinding their  eyea to - the magnitude of the task  which: has yet: to be performed In  South Africa. He then refers to-the  fact ���������: that an immense : distance haa to  be travelled.' and points out that the  smaller portions of: the Free State  have yet only been . touched by the  **"*rltish advance. It Is quite possible, he says, that the Boers may he  able .to prolong;the campaign for.several months and the British advance,  though It must have a crushing effect.  '���������W**"muBt not try for our pound" of lean be carried only by tho persistent  flesh       No   real   conqueror   ever   lost   executions of those  at home. Another  ******** -   ��������� '  -.--*.-     ~t-t._i.     _���������__,_.,     ���������r,t     _nn_9r     in     fi.pOW  JAWIES  WHITCOMB RILEY  His Personal Autobiography.  The unhappy subject of this sketch  was  horn  so long ago  that he persists in never referring to the date.  Citizens of his native town o������ Greenfield, Indiana, while .warmly welcoming his advent, .were no less anxious  some  few  years ago  to    speed    the  parting guest.   It seemB, in fact; that  the  better they came  to  know him.  the more resigned they were to give  him up.  He was ill&tarred  from the  very cradle it seems. - One day while  hut  a  toddler,   he    climbed, .unseen,  to an open window "where some potted flowers were ranged,  and - while  leaning from his hign cnair far out,  to catch some * dainty,* gilded butterfly,   perchance, -he   lost   his  footing,  and with a piercing shriek tell headlong  to   the   graveled   walk   below;  and   when.   - an   "instant    later, the  affrighted parents picked him up, he  was���������a poet.  The father of young Riley -was a  lawyer of large practice, who used  in moments of deep thought, to regard this hoy as the worst ease ne  ever had. This'may have been tne  reason that, in time, he insisted on  his reading law, which the boy really  for a time tried to do; but finding  that political economy and Black-  stone didn't rhyme, he slid out of tha  office, one hot, sultry afternoon   ���������"'  Company funds to-loan at 8 per cent.  Offices: :   Molsons Bank Block.  First Street, Revelstoke Station, B.C.  J. W. Cross,  Office:   Taylor  Block, Mackenzie  Revelstoke.    Surgeon to the C.P.R-  Heath ofllcer. City ofBevcBlo e.  Avenue,  One breed is. enough on the farm.  Roup is the result of a bad cold neg  lected.  Make the_.nests so that the hens cas \  walk In upon them rather than deep..  In breeding select points for vigor.  Mate cocks 1 year old with hens 2 years  old.   ' _ I  Bread soaked in: milk and then squeezed dry makes a good feed for young  poultry.  Use no deformed or weak fowls for  breeding, nor tho same cock'more than  one season.  It Is only when a soft food Is given  that a trough or board is used.*. Feed  whole grain upon the ground.  Cooked food fattens quickly, probably  because It is so much more easily digested and therefore goes further. 1 month at 1������:������ a "��������� ���������     P.THPR thaYEK  Keep   the   appetite   sharp,   compelling | KEV. FATHER THAYBK.  them to be. active. and scratch for food,  and the fowls will bo healthier.  No feed will make a molting hen lay.  She cannot be supplying eggs while she  ha9 the strain of growing new feathers  upon her.���������St. I_oui3 Republic  liKKSBYTERIAN CHURCH���������Reyelstokc  ���������I. Service ever*. Sunday at 11 a.m. nnd 7:.10  p.m. Bibo Cites at 2iVi p.m., to which  .Il are welcome. - Prayer uu-Ciim* at H p.m,  every Wedneeday.  RBV.T. MKNZIEB, Pastor.  Prime Beef, Pork, Mutton, Sausage  Fish and Came in season.  K  OMAN  stoke  CATHOIJC   CHURCH���������Revel-  Muss  flnit and third Sundays In  M"f*tln    every uight  Table .-furnished with the ehoieesft  the market affords. . Beet Wio*������  Liquors and Cigars. Large, tigM  bedrooms. Rates    91    ���������   **���������������  Monthly rate. *  J. fcfSloo. Prop.  SALVATION" ARMY  in tbelr ball oo Front Street  Methodist Chureh, Revelstoke  and  ran 'away with aVatent medlcine.and  by  clemency   either  in   this  world  %-v  lo   the  next."*  ���������  NO, SPECIAL  NEWS  24.���������Lord    Roberta  war    office    from  London,    March  __l^ontBeln������ under da{e oYMa-ch 33.  telegraphs  to - thc  "oemfontr"-  _aa"-follows.��������� x...._.-. .  to report. The country south of "this"  place is' generally settling down."  Numbers of. arms have been dellverei  UP and the people are beginning ta  recognize . the advantage, of .brin������*in_r  In supplies for sale. : The movement  of the troops in the western districts  ia being attended with good results.*   O   COMMANDANT OLIVIER  ���������With'a Strong Force of Boers Moving  North of Ladyhrand.  London, March 26.���������The Times has  the following . from Rouxvllle, dated  Saturday: - "Commandant Olivier  with a strong force and 15 guns Is  moving north ot; Ladybrand.     A large  ���������_aa *- ������  is  task which does not appear to- grow  easier on nearer acquaintance is the  settlement of the districts disturbedj  by rebellion. -The pacification of  these must be difficult, owing to their  vast extent. '-Very little can be done  until: Sir Alfred, Milher announces the  government's decision as to how the  -irebels^ahoulo^-be^.treated, .and how.  loyal colonists should be compensated  for losses. - There . should be, of  course, no .policy of revenge, nor will  the government forget' that Its first  duty to Itself is to vindicate its .authority. 'The: sooner these decisions  ara announced   the    sooner    will  the  concert wagon, from the tail end of  which he was discovered by soma  relatives violently abusing a bass  drum. This was a proud moment for  boy; nor did his peculiar pres  of mind entirely desert him till  the hoy;   nor  did  his peculiar  pres  ence of mind entirely desert him. til  the -country  fairs  were over for  off, among  state,    he  troubles dimlulah.  )  moving nortn oi: ____u.y ___������_._.._>.     ���������_. ���������__  Boer convoy has been sent from Bus  ������- ���������v-Uno    towards  utoland  SHoeden.  tercept  and  proceeding  French  "West."  WINSTON  18  ALL: RIGHT  London, March 27.���������Mr. . "Winston  Churchill. in a despatch this morning  from Cape Town urges a generous and  forgiving policy towards the rebels.  Instead of yielding to the demands of  the' loyalists for. severe treatment. He  says: ��������� "The Dutch traitor Is less  black than the renegade British-born  burgher, but both are the-result of  mistakes    and    crimes In  General    Francis    may  In-1 their  ���������������������������"',--���������}-������������������-,ears.   Unless  at Barkley  West. ' . I ^Jljt, ������_uVht flchtlsg, rebels should  aaWVSSo1 ^rs^^^umTleS   55^^^*^  ������&������������-t  leniency  ^mb^e'y^o fd������rive_ them out      It ,. | ^ generosity."  ... ��������� -_ It Is  reported that all the loyalists there,  Including the women, have been imprisoned.   o���������;   GENERAL WOODOATE DBAD  London, March 26.���������Advices received  here announce the death In tho  Moot River hospital yesterday of General Bir. Edward Woodgate,; who was  wounded in. the engagement at Spion  Kop on January 24.   '.. - o   TOTAL: BRITISH CASUALTIES!  London, March 28.���������The total British losses, exclusive of Invalids sent'  home, are 16,118 men In killed, wounded and missing.  COL. HERCHMER CONVALESCBNT  London, March 26.���������Sir Charles P*l?-  ���������ons, commanding - a column : In thd  western  district,  nd other*,, ._,__. _   a,  between-which    an  force of insurgents ,1s  to  b.    entrenched.  Colonel Hereh  STEYN'S  FLIGHT-  London, March 37.���������The Bloemfon-  ' tela correspondent of the Morning.  Post telegraphing Sunday says: "I  learn that Mr. Steyn fled against' his  own judgment, and on .the persuasion  of Mr. Fisher that duty to his country required that he should remain  ULcapturad as long as rsslstancs was  ���������osslble.   o  QSNKRALFRENCH  Bloemfontein, March IS.���������General  French - has returned from Thaba  Nepu, having failed to engage the  Boers who are going northward.  BEOR8 OCCUPT PAPPKITBL  composed    ot Cana-  Alans and others, has arrived at Van  Wykole's, between ��������� which and Ken-  . kardt - a force of insurgents , la reported to be entrenched. Colonel Hereh-  mer, commanding the Canadian Mounted Rlflas, Is convalescent at Carnarvon    and will    rejoin Parsons   on  Sunday.   o   NEW TORK TELEGRAM  New   York.   March   26.���������Mr.   Isaac |  N. Ford cabling to the Tribune says:  "The war ; situation is as follows:  Active operations In the Free State  and Natal are still suspended and the  budget, of j war. news Is light. Lord  Roberts reports that the country between Bloemfontein and the south Is  settling down and that the move-Bent  * of troops tn the western district bss  been, attended with satisfactory results.  'Barkley West, March 36.���������A commando ���������*__ .00. Boers has occupied  Pappkuel, forcing, the rebels in the  Herbert district to reject the federal  flag. Extensive looting Is reported  (a that direction.   o  Macleod Advance: There appeared  recently In an Ottawa paper ��������������� room  by Mr. Crnne late of this place, en-  UUed "The Absent-Minded >:**;g*tr  of Macleod". The original mknu-  Bcript of this poem which was refused publication by ns, owing to  an uncalled for slnp at one of ������or  prominent young business m*n, is  ���������till la onr posaes_ion. Those if cur  citizens who have read the po-mi rs  printed In our eastern contemporary  say they can-, see nothing, obi sjr'w-  able In it. but had wa prlntel th*������e  verses there would have heen * iro-  lonieed howl raised loud enonsh :.i Is  hssxd miles away.  all      the season.     Then,  afar  strangers, -In  a    strange  thought  It would' bs  fine  to  take a  flying trip  home.    But    he  couldn't  fly.   Fortunately, in former years he  had^purlolned-some knowledge of   *4  trade. - He could^parnt^a-signr^or-a  fence, or a tin roof���������if someone else  would furnish him the paint���������and one  of Riley's hand painted fences  gave  rapture to the most exacting eye. Yet,  through all  his stress  and trial, he  preserved   a  simple.    Joyous   nature,  together  with  an . everwldcning love  for men and  things in general. He  made   friends,    and.    money,    too���������  enough at last to gratify the highest  ambition of his lifer namely, to own  an overcoat with  fur    around    thi  tail of   It'     He    then   groped   his  way. back home, and worked .for no  thing In a small country paper that  did not long survive the blow. Again  excusing himself, he took his snappy  paragraphs   and   poems   to   another  pap-.*  and  another  town, and there  did better till he spoiled it all   by  devising a Poe poem fraud, by which  he lost his Job; and, in dlsgiace, and  humiliation,    shoe-mouth    deep,  his  feelings gave way beneath i his (set,  and his heart broke witn a loud report.   So the true post was bbtn.  Of  the -poet's  present,; vcrsonaiitv  we need speak -but brleOy.   Ills dress  Is at once, elegant and paid tor.     It  Is even-less picturesque thun aa-wool  Not liking^ his .hair particularly, ho  wears but little of It, anl .hat of thc  mlloest shade. He is a good speaker,  when spoken to btit a much better  listener, and often  longs  t> change  places with his audience so that he  also may retire. In writings he probably shows at tils best.    Hr-alwayp  triea to, anyway. ' Knowing the manifold faux pas and "breaks" in   this  life of ours, his snogs are sympathetic  and sincere.      Speak'ng coyly of  himself, one day, he said:    "1 write  from  the heart, that's cm  thing    1  like  about me. I may uo.   .     <,   a  good  hand, and my.'copv  may occasionally   get   mixed   up   with    tho  market  reports,   but  all   tu?   <Mupe,  wbat challenges    my    iului.ra.lon L.  that humane peculiarity .jf Thine -I.e.,  writing from the heart���������aul Uerefore  to the heart."  EAGLE AND LION.  Be long as 64 per cent of the bread  eaten in England is made of American  wheat Great Britain has a valid reason  to be on good terms with the United  States without any other alliance���������Indianapolis Journal.  John Bull and Columbia have become  so desperately friendly that the affair  seems to have assumed the interesting  aspect of .an* International flirtation.  Friends of the couple ought to guard  against the Inevitable lovers' quarrel.���������  Baa Francisco Call.   .  o   THE PLEASANT KIND O' BEGGAR  Now you've celebrated Patrick's Day,  sung "Wearing of  the Green,"  And "have    lost that   chocolate  color  . from your mouth.  Will you kindly list a   minute .to my  short pathetic lay -  Of the gentleman of. culture from tne  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.  ���������    RBV.S.J.THOMPSON,   Pastor.  RATE $1 oo PER DAT  south.  BOBBRT SANSON  Wood Dealer  and Draymar\.  Draying and delivery work a specialty Teams always ready on shortest  _,.������.-.      C*m**t������*������*������ f������r *f*M-*������*n������  ts.fc.wi.  __.   mm. !-*���������>-���������. ���������-���������-  St Peter's Church (Anglican)  He's a "pleasant kind o'  beggar. and|     ������ght 'a*'i^JKrSS'lH."  evensong (choral)' and  Hoiv    Davs���������The    Holy  Hriuu<_ "���������*_.*_.      T J    _ m - ���������    __���������  1  Kucharist Is celebrated at T ���������**���������������������������������<���������*���������  a.m., as announced. Holy Baptism  after Sunday school at 3: IS.  B  C.| Paget. ������. D., Fssor.  The  Columbia  House.  Good accommodation. A good'-b*r  well supplied with ehoioe wioee  Gquors and cigars.   " "   ~~  Free Bus Meets All T rfttafc  Bpown  & Pool  Ppoppietora ..    -  ever find him, |������.*n q.-.j,.  As the ony-clue-to   serve,  us is the'���������B-*0.aun���������B'J���������  score chalked on the slate, I tervice;   7:10  Which  is all It- now appears he left i sermon.  "   behind  him. ��������� -���������������������������������������  Journalist,    and    medical    man,    and  *    dosens of other; things;  Fifty     thousand   ' pounds     tn     cash  coming, across the say.  Easy he found the .towns    to  work,  ready to par for his flings.  So   he   passes   the   time. while  credit lasts;  Then away, ay, ay.  There are places he.left:secret,'never  asked permission to.  For he knew 'he wouldn't get_It If he  THE PIONEER LIVERY.  Teed nnd Sale Stable of tbe Itardean suad Trout Lake  his  Saddle   and     Pack  '  always for hire.   .  ot___.__.l_4������������������___.- _..____--���������  specialty. - ���������  Daily Btaga leaves Thomson's Landing every saerning s* T e/sseefc  for TrotttLake City.   Far parUcalars write  OBAIS * HILLMAH, Taemov's I__ax������_m '  ^    did.  There are loans, and board, and wash-  - ing, that are long since overdue.  And It's more than   likely that   he's  A. and Baptists' will bs  X L, Haig  Motary FnbHe,  Sole Acent for  HevelstoKe Hospital  Matermltv Boess ia ossweetMa.  Tacciae   kep������    ������������������   **���������**  hid,  The T. M. C  ��������� sorry now'he's gone.  As a pleasant kind o' beggar tbey did  ���������     Und him, >   -  And another*d like to ascertain what  tranche he's worklrir en.  As he didn't leave his bicycle behind  him.  Journalist,    and   medical   man,   and  dosens of other things; 1  Fifty     thousand " pounds     la     cash!  coming across the say. !  Easy he: found l the   towns   to work, i  ready to pay for his: flings, I  So   he   passes   the   time   while    his!  credit lasts, '  Then away, ay, ay. .  Let us manage so   as later we   can  look him in tha face.  And tell   him.  just    Indulging    In  a  whim.  That' while he saved his bicycle, the  city saves a place  Where  Horse  Police look  after  such  as him.  He's;a: pleasant kind o'  beggar, and  he may forget' tt all  Unless we've   opportunity to    r .mind  him  That when he skipped  from CalKary,  from Lethbridge and Great Falls,  He , left  a lot    of sorrowing    friends  behind him.  Revelstoke  Townsite  Murine-, Fire and  Life Inanranee.  niflri.. Or>io������itt> n.P.R. P**n������t  REVELSTOKE  IS^OH WORKS  Blacksmithing, Jobljing,  riumbintj;, Pipe Fitting,  Tinsmithing Sheet Iron  Work, Machinery Impaired.  Dn. McKocacsU  soft   |e__b  The ReTelstoke  Herald i���������������i w-kiyi  Has. more readers   ta  Kootenay than any other taper  hse asors adTertlsers la Bevel-  stoke than any other _KPer;  does more Job printing. In the  city than any other paper; It's  news is more spicy and, antedate; Ha influence. - is greater;  its advertising ratio are lowest  circulation conslderiftd; its sub  scription rate is only $2.00 pet  annum; It covers the field. Try  it and be with the crowd.  Write to  EUBVEL-BTOKB HERALD,  Revelstoke, B. C.  (anadiao  N Pacific  Railway  S* ��������� Lime  MM    geiTB BA9T AM  ..H-je  He wh-* reedveo a benefit nhoul"  never foregt it: he whs bestows It  should never remember It.���������Oharron.  Ferguson Eagle: W. Gtenn ha^  now four horses raw hiding, from the  Nettle L., and Is taking up supplies  every morning ": from- the Ferguson  merchants. The Nettle L. la making  another 100 ton shipment. 60 tons of  which Is already at tho Landing.  and  cash  Journalist,    and    medical    man,  dozens of other things.  Fifty     thousand     pounds     in  -co-mln-. acroPfl the say.  Easy he found ������-*���������������   l0���������8*,*"  work'  ready to pav for his nlnCT*  Bo   he    nas������Ps    the    time   while   his  credit lasts,  Thf-n away. a.y. ay.  Calgary, March t*. 190*.  P.   W.   Holloway,  ma������a������5p  'Sr,-12?*1'  Mining    Work    a    Specialty  ���������R.OBT. GORDON  R������_ro1ntolta.  The stockmen ot tho Lower Te.cn  and"Marla������-In-Montana- have orfsn-  , lzed to mitigate the wolf   pest   oa  . that range. The'bounty will ba   in-  Hudson'fl Bay Co.. al L������thhridge. { ������,reised * from* |5 to $16 per hei*1. tnd  has been transferred to Wlmil������g.| |he right hind foot of the wolf ������l!l  SrmSr'ciSr^1 merihaS. C���������������^ ������l he ac*pted ������ Toucher.  Undertakins Ar-& Bmbalmins  RHowson&Ca,  KAcnxsns avx.  RaUtl Dealers t> *rsr������l   ** -  sinttelu d  mm B*rretotok������ a������Uy fer.li. Tud;  S'S Batsittays foifcTsraBtosi  Mostrahl ���������>������  ftAUT TKAIKS  .elBtoke���������arrive...  S-SS urive '      " leave   . To and from Kooteaay Foists  tjis..: ���������������������������..Im-TO-R������T������lstoke  arrive...  _nek������tt mass as4b������_n_ce t-tesksd  ta da-etasUsa  Cheap Rate*  ssths  Old CotiQtry  For fell psitieaUrsM to ttm* rstts, tad Uf  eeptaC m\fi. T. 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7 o'clock a. in. (Suiurd.iy) the 31st,   l>\
Rev Dr.   P.iKct   foi-   tin:   friends   nil.,
.���.(.���f-ti.iini.mces of  the deceast'd,   previous to taking thi* body to Toronto for
inti-i-nieiit.
&?    <��&yl?    $1<J   &,lUsLf*i{f^
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is
A PLATFORM AND
A RECORD.
LOCAL AND  GENERAL NEWS
f'ily Council meets lu-night.
���Telephone MuGiejioi' if you wmil
a dray.
Th" 11-siv.ea .ire to he held here on
.\J iv -ind.
1-*. C. Pollock left tltis nioi'iiiiiK for
"\Vinni|i��*j_:.
"13. li.��� lhe cn-lonis oflicer��� Ii, K.���
B. R.-B. K."
R.iots and .Shoes���all sorts, styles,
and piicc.. at B.i-mit* Bros.
Sberill l.n.'l<_.i*,.ve.s \v_ls in town on
"Wedm-Sil-iy.
J. Knowles left Wednesday morning to pay 11 visit li Republic.
���All the newest novelties in dry
goods iii'i-iviiiR daily ut Bourne Bros.
It is said that the Governor-General
will visit Western Cmmd-i this yeiii _
���If you want something new nnd
original in clothes,  cull and  see J. B.
O-asllian.
H. _*T. Coursier has had his old
residence, which was burnt, torn down
and removed.
.T. ��>. Chite, inspecter of customs,
New Westminster, was in town on
Tuestlny.
���Wait and see the shipment of New
York sailor hats which is daily expected lo arrive at Bonnie Bros.
W. _*.. Brayton, manager of the
Ferguson townsite, was in the city
hist evening.
���If you want trunks and baggage
tiikento lhe station oi- any draying
call on F. W. McGregor.
On and after Monday, April 2nd, the
public bvluiol will open at 9 a.m. and
close at 3:30 p.m.
���Downie's Big Company carry 11
complete hand and orchestra, headed
liy Millie La Lena.
������-.'g. S. Fi'mdc and Mrs.* Flindt left
yesterdny morning for si three month's
trip in Eiigland.    Bon  voyage.
���What the peoples ly.���R. llowson
<te Co. have the hest assorted   stock  of
. Wall Paper in the city.
Miss Nicholson, of Kelowna, who
hns lieen paying a visit to Mrs. (Jar-
1 uthei-s, lufL for home on Tuesday's
train.
R. H. Mayne resigned tho position
of deputy sheriff and Jas. Taylor was
appointed the deputy hy SheriiV lied-
gyaves on Wednesday.
���The wor~t shaped man in the
world can he made to look a good
figure if lie gets the right, tailor. J. B.
Ores.Miian is the man to see.
Next Sunday (Passion Sunday) the
services in St."Peter's church will he
as Usual for the first Sunday in the
month.
The Liheral meeting called for last
Tue-.cl.-iv evening adjourned till' Mon-
dav. No lii.-iness of any importance
was liansatted.
Dr. McKechnie left for the coast
ve.-leulay. lie intends to reside in
Fiiirvipiv", Inn his oflice will he on
Cordova street. Vancouver.
��� Don't fail to see the Benningtons
in their great l.iu;:h:ng song -the hit
of the eaVt���with Dow-nil*..' l.ig Company. (Mt-Phee No. ^) tonight.
C. It*. Shile* of the New Westminster
Custom lioiisi*. who has been temporarily holding down the ollice here
will lc-ave foi* home on Sunday.
���Tailoring is an art! If you want
your clothes made :n the most artistic
and up-to-date manner vou should see
J. B. Cii'ssiiian.
Thn.-*. Taylor returned   on Tuesday's
= U-ain-fu-m-aJU'ip LoJllHeille_w_aet_.i_nd_
Allien Canyon,    lie is now   away   on
a tour overthe Airowhead   branch.
���See what the Vancouver press
has 10 say in regards to Downies' Big
Company and then judge whether
they are as they represent themselves
or not.
Na.-h'= great W.iragraph show will
li.* here 011 April 23rd, in the opera
house. Hv exhibits pictures of the
w.-.i* in Soir.h Africa, which will he 11
timely alt faction for St. George's D_*.y.
���At the end of the IP-'h century,
people cleniHiiil the most up to date
things. If you 1 idea bicycle you re-
ci.-.ir*' 10 ride a Columbia, or yon are
liehind thc times: it has the first place,
the rest hring up the rear.
The board of police toinmissionei*s
1 / melon WednCMjny lust. The board
parsed ft resolution urging upon the
city council.llie neeessiiy or providing
adequate g.iol iictommodalioti for the
city.
��� Mnwuius' Big Company carry
t �����������'_\*r _. peLiiility arli-is who appear
bet ween nets���so there i-* no long
waits hut mie conliiiuou** show from
Mail to lin_-.li. Price.- 50 and "> cents.
Children 25 rents.
.1. \V..MtCiill'iui returned l.'ist night
.mm (iri'unwi'Oil. wiiere he has heen
_ i'inpli.ve.1 all v-imei-in the mines. Mr.
_Slci.'.i'*4ii'ui ���.*. iii make arrangements to
1 i-.-ume work on his properlies on La-
fiii-ini* creek lhi*> .-pi-nig.
���The     Benningtons   who   take   so
_ ii'.!)'.-)] tn.nl put in  -'My   Cni-le   From
""..laniln." with Downies' Big Company.
1. .ve   recently   l.e.cii   engaged    direct
f lnrr. the p...-;'lo t.il.'i this role.    There:
" 1-* one ronlinutius 1.ii:gh from start   to
fiT.i_.li.
A li.-iiiil-fiiie water colour drawing
nf ,*i t_*i_-s wre.itlit-il in flowers is on
view in Ii. Ilowson's furniture More
window. * It is the work of Mrs. IIaiii-
illon's In nth and is for sale, the proceeds lo go to the building fund of Si.
Peter's vicarage.
The campaign in South Africa is
temporarily iiLiistatidslill. Still'there
is no inherent prolmhility iu the idea
* * "advanced liv loc'al military experts
that Lord Robeits is wailing to see
���where Joe Mm tin gets oil at in .Tune,
��� -���before resuming operations.
B. It. Alkin** has received the
appointment of Collector of Customs.
It is fortunate for Mr. Atkins that,
. although there were quite 11 few good
Liberal'* who would have liked the
joh, still the pr_-l was kept vacant,
-uitil his other position as secretary t.o
Mr. Semlin petered out.
SEE THE.
Lion. F. Carter-Cotton is out with
the progi-iiiime of the so called
provincial party. As a doennieiiL il
hy no means so interesting as Hon.
Jos. Martin's pronouncement or lhe
programmes of the New Westminster
convention. It is concerned mainly
with tho smaller details of legislation
and fails to indicate any hroad general
principles of social reform. It certainly can hardly he said to " discount,
any platform which has yet opened."'
as the IlKRAl.i) was informed that it-
would do, by Mr. Cotton's banner
be.irei' in Revelstoke. It may he
doubted if it will inspire any very-
wild enthusiasm among the electorate
of British Columbia or .form .1 very
potent standard -standard mound
which to rally the dismayed and dis-
organized-forcos of the late Seiniin-
Cot.ton Amalgamation,
Mr. Cfotton's " railway policy is all
his own. ft may quite safely ho anticipated that no other political leader
or would be leader is likely to steal
it He endorses state ownership but
thinks the provinco is nob in shape, to
adopt that principle either by the
constitution ol tho Dominion or from
a financial standpoint. What lie
proposes to do in order to stimulate
railway construction is to grant more
charters. It seems 11 simple nnd inexpensive plan. The only trouble with
it is that the experience of the past
seems unmistakeiihly to pinelaini that
it fails to make the desired connect ion.
If grunting charters would build railways every pass in the Kootenay
would he griJironed with them an.!
railway trains would he jostling each
other in every valley. Railway charters are as plentiful as good intent ions
are said to be in a certain place which
shall he nameless. But the number
of nulurvl, heaven appointed business,
mining and trade centres without
railway connection is still consid .iabli**
and constantly on the increase. ���>* The
Hishald doubts if Mi'. ' Cotton's -new
nnd original .idea will appeal very
strongly to. tliu"-iniiiginatio*.i of the
electorate. '-:'"
One topic Mr. Cotton lias distinctly"
omitted to touch upon. He has forgotten to explain upon what principle
be ventures again to uppu-il to Lhe
people of British Columbia to place
him iu power, when he of all other
public men in the province is directly
and personlly responsible for Unpolitical muddle anil business depression at present in existeme in the
country. The charges made by Ihe
Lieutenant-Governor remain unanswered, lie says that as long ago us
last August he repeatedly urged upon
Lbs Seiiilin-Cotton government, the
liei'i'-isity of holding an extra session
as a measure warranted be the K'C*uire-
inentb of the public welll'are. Who
can doubt that he was right or that
if Mr. Cotton had lieun wi.-e
and patriotic enough to follow
bis advice, the present evil condition
of affairs would have been very lurgi-ly
avoided. But no. Mr. Cotton ami his
followers determined to cling Lo power
at any cost. They knew that with their
diminished majority an extra session
could have only one result and that
result they decided to stave off till tne
~very Iasi 111 iiTTTte- ATs: a co'risecjTimice~
they faced the legislature for the
the transaction of puMic business
without being able to command a
sufficient following in the house 10
carry the business on. Two months
were wasted in aimless and useless
discussion, in intrigue*, "coalitions'
and a general display of political
gymnastics. When the end at last
came no business had been done and not
so much as a cent voted for the expenses of the administration for ihe
coming year. As a consequence lhe
development of Biitish Columbia is
going to be retarded for twelve whole
months. By tho time the hon-.e meets
again in July, gets down in bn-iiii* ..
and passes the csLiui'ite*., the lumiii.-r
will be nearly over and .ill pros-perl of
anything being done this si.m-.oii b\-
the Lands & Works deparhiicni. will
he over. Under Mi*. C.-tton'** iiclniiti-
istration the road*,, trails and midge..
in Kootenay were under tin* ple.i ol
economy allowed lo revert In n ion-
dition of absolute mele.-, .nr__,s. No.v
by his clinginir to oflice he has brought
it about that for one. whole year not.li
ing can be done Io remedy this state
of ulTiiii's. In this coiiititucncy wh.it
wagon roads there are were even last.
fall impassable for wheels, and for the
j'ear 1000 all communication within it
off the railway or river will have t.o he
made cither on foot or horseback,
while packtrains will furnish the nniy
feasible method of transport. Al. the
same time the district will be depi ive.l
of all the help ami stiiimiiis to business annually alToided by tlie pro.ecu.
Lion ofgciverninenl/ work within it.
This is tlie record of. the Col.lon ad-
minslration in, this riding ami the
same complaint is re-echoed .from
every- constituency. ft will take
something more than a proposal to
stimulate railway construction by
granting more rail way charters to wipe
that record out.
But if Mr. Cotton is. as tha Hki.ai.i.
has suggested, slightly narrow and
limited in his f-urvey of the political
field, no such i*h.*i 1 gf can be brought
against his Revelstoke henchman, Mr.
Kellie. Nothing short of poelry will
fitly express  the   intense   emotions of
When ymi liavc 10 1 .lrclia. c druR-s or get a
prcsoriiulnn lillcd. See that tlio Kcrt Cro>s U j
on the piickiu-u. It is r. Kiinrnnire thnt tlio
drup-i used aro pure ana _>rime. Tor not only
is it lm'ioriant to have .aire drills, but 11K0
prime drug''. Unfortunately there are many
Inducements offered to manufacturers to u��c:
dru*."*. which, although pure, do not serve 'the
purpose of doinp. any better than tho-c .which
are actually adulterated. These are drugs
which have been collected out of sca-.on, or
have been badly cured.
We use our experience (of nearly 20 year.*-) in
examining the drugs we use. and you can
depend upon everything being in the primest
condition.
GENTS'
CLOTHING
"We have just opened up one of the finest and best ranges ol
Gent's Clothing ever .shown in this ciiy.
These'goods have heen bought in the best markets and
tor fit,^.*i'orl.manpliip and wear, are unexcelled.
G.F. Curtis
" THE DRUGGIST "   -
Successor to the McD. A. W. Co.)
Red Cross Drug: Store
REVELSTOKE STATION.
 THE LATEST IDEAS I.N*
Suitings ana
- ���______*
ye re oat 1 rigs
NEWEST AND BEST
A Large Range or Imported Woolens to
select from
J. B. Cressmart...
C3__-~Ahlir.it Uo.'s Old Stand.
g_@����������_>
A LARGE  ASSORTMENT
Ladies Serge
AND
Luster
Skirts.
M. K. LAWSON,
Mackenzie Ave.
BOYS'	
KNICKERBOCKERS!!
We have also on hand a large asf-oi tment of Boys' Knickerbockers, which Ave"have marked at A'eiy low prices
Revelstoke
E
Bread, Cakes,
Pies, Confectionery
A   Full   Line   of   Fresh   and    Carefully
Selected Groceries Always in Stock.
See onr lino of
PORRIDGE STUFFS.
A. N.SMITH
Baker, Grocer and Confectioner.
THE LATEST WAR NEWS
*  ' Is not in it wilh our prices on
WATCHES AND CLOCKS
CALL AND SEE
Guy Barber, jeweller,
* ^ TT i t
a.
*.
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  ���*���
* Tobaccos. Pipes, Cigars, Etc. fr
"**   Scientific Works on Mining, Etc.," *
.2.
Minerals, Mines and Mining by Osborn   4-
Prospeetinjr,    Loentint;   and    Viilning 4*
Mines���by Streti.li
Red ltosc Degree meets seooud and fouttfi
Fridt-vs of eneli month;   White Rose Deg-jreo
meets ilrst V'ridiiv olench montb.lnOddfellovri*",
Hull.   Visiting brethren welcome.
II. VARNES. T. E. L. TAYLOR,
Secretary. Freuident. ���
LOYAL ORANGE LODGE   No. 1658.
.tesuliir meetings arc held in tbe
Oddfellow's IUiron the Third F��i-
duv of each month, at 8* p.m. sharp.
Visiting brethren cordially invited
THOS. STEED, W.M.
Court  Mt. Begbie*
I. O. F., No. 346X.
Meets in  the Oddfellows'Uall,on thoBceoud
nnd fourth Mondays ot
each  month.     Vialtinf.
brethren invited to attend.
K.D.J.C. .lOHNPON, 0. YV.MITCIIKI,! .
Chief Iti-iiccr. ltcc-Scc.-
������ ��        ���'������
A. H.-HOLDICH
ANALYTICAL CHEMIST
AND ASSAYER.
Itovnl School of Mines, London.    Seven yeart
nt   Morfu Works,  Swiin-iCH.    17   ycnrB Ohlef
Chemist   to Wigiin Conl nnd Iron (Jo.,   Eng.
I.nt.. rlicini .t mid As*-nvcr, IInil Mines, Ltd.
Claims exmnined ilikI reported upon.
Revelstoke, B.C.
Handbook of Hocks���hy Kemp.
fr
Prospecting for  Gold   and    Silver���b   fr
Crake. 4.
fr   Stamp Milling of Gold Ores���by ''ic.nrd  fr
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V?*
C. P. R. WATCiH FNSPROTOU.
Anthracite Coal...
-*s__m_��ri__��-. For'-Furnace or Stove .Use.
Price per ton for Stove Coal -lelivered finui'du's���$9.00
"        i ''--"      Furnace Conl delivered JVpiu'Cars���$8.50.';
Cash Must Accomrnpany Orders".   . /-/...*
tli.'.l. snni-inp fiiul patriotic soul. In
t.i'i*iu>i of tlie '!<.t'pt>>_.. nnd most inovinu
put hn-, In; culls upon l In; Ui>vul_.lohu
liiliui'iils In *-i:iU nil niiTi* p.'iili'/.nti
iiitr.s nnd t.liji-rts I'ni* thr- (nininnti
wi'lfave nml jiiin liitiiiis willi liim-
solf unci Mr. Cm Kin li iiiiui^iiuiMtc a
now lii'.i in which '* none shall lie* fd*
pnrly lull i*.*ic*h on" I'm- liic. stall'" ni*
wot ils In that. eiToi't. 'J'ln* principle
o'lji't'lion lo Mr. ICi'liii'".*- lofty apix'.il
iippi'.'11'.s tn ill.. llnilAi.D to" l*.c tli.'ii
llinl *_;i*iiU*.'iii,-in lias heen llici*.. l>.*fuii*.
lie hns lit-cii sr-vei-.il y*_ai*_ .it lln*
lii^iiii'.-s. iii* lias support oil cv.-iy
cvi'iy sui-l. Uintl .'iii'l conilition oT
iinvi'riiiiii'in. am! IimcIci- avail, liil*.*
(lui-iim: thai pci-icifl. Pni slio only era
appivi ialilc In Hi.-* nai:i'('t eye wliich
.Mr. Kellit* Int. .-'���" far siui-ecU'il in
iiiM'.itrutalini; lias lieen nni; in wliirli
nn man, it i_. line, may have lieen fnf
paity lull it was fur the very *��no��l ami
suliieieni reri^iu. tliat 1 v _t*y man w, s
I'm- his own par.ieiil.ii'.nnl private *-eil.
Tt is fiich coiii-i'Ii'i'iiiinn-. as t'nesi; thai
il.*iinp"i_ tin* eiulmsiasm anil . qii'.'nch
t in* patriotic piov.* t.liat Jlr. Ki-llie*-
perferviil i'liii|Ueiiei'. to-ay nnthimr "f
his lo'..iliy niiexpectcil ih-oppin_; inU>
noet 1 y, tinc'lit- otherwi.-c have k'nclleil.
Tlie. plall'-iftn i�� a~ full of hope anil
prniniM" as a nnei- t'*li-^i*.*im fion,
Pretoria, Imt the: recoid knock- it nut
in Ihirtefii Mimi'ls liy I he clock. Mr.
Kellie'-appeal to Ihe .iIim-iiI miiel""!-
ness of his cnnsliuietiis is a despei'ate
one. Still it. may charilalily he sup-
nnsPd'lhiit il .is _<inly natural for Mv.
Kellie or any other man. who i^ei-- tin-
cowcatcher nf a sni*wsli-!** funiliy hut
Hrmly pntwinini. itself ni-nnnrl hi.-,
liind |ep . to ca>-t a wild Klance or two
aroiinil for snnip place in >jpt. n't at..
But that will not prpvenl. the ava-
l*inciie from conie. tome, coming, or
Mr. Kellie from en. tro, ifoincc.
F. McCarty, Revelstoke, B,C,
he Famous Crow's Nest Coal ":
Leave vour orders at mv'office oii' McKenzie Ave.
$7.50 a tun, Delivered from'tli'e ears.
" c""!""''      *   JoMS. Sibbald
Nov.ly Built. Newly Kurnl'-hcd.
I-iEhted by.Elcetrlcily.'
Sr.oo Per Day.
The City BE ���
TN-   THE    SUPREME   roCRT   OF    BRITI**Ii
i:0 I.I'M M A.
In the mutter of Tlioma�� Richard son, decciwed.
and
In the in 111 fr of iii" "Ollicl.l Artminlnlrator?'
DiitC'l nintli day of March, A.P., l'_O0.
I'lMii rfi'illni; tin! airnliivHx of Alexandnr
M''!,v, ,.Vti!t-*r-f.ittftii'I i.vi.rxti .*., MrCIarler,
it i�� onlcn'1. ilial Jamnv FcrKiiwjn AnnHironK,
'e.lii.iiu AdmlnUiriitur for th<_ County court
I t-trlriof Koot.*iiHV, >��hMl! be Adrn'riNiriitor of
I r.n.l ^lie'iilar ch<- a<i��d��,chii|l"l*( nnd rrcdltn
.,; 11..���a., lii,.|inr.|>n:*, ��Io��"*- f"'l. and time Ihin
.ir.l.T I"* 1 ul)l,'l*.**il In lb- lti:v':i ���'TdKR Meicauj
ie'^��, ni.-r :..( .j-..** in.-oih.
[���"ifcr.. ���!]    A. .1. MCViU.
A H p.'r.or,-hnvl'ii; cl.'i'ii-* c "fltn* f th-* nl'-vn
iiinu.'.'. *!'���. e e .*���'.'ire Co T*"! u. ��'.*rl in -n,r-
tlcitliir-i uf tl:'*ir elje.i.'l-.'.tnlv v.'rit'fd, lo I. |',
Ariii-inm/. l'"rt -n���I** Ih" Admtni>irst..r,
wllhin fin" lnni^li fmir. thi�� d.xie. ai'i-r ii-'iir-li
ilnio llio "uid I'.dnilal'-'r.ili'r v. ill pinn-cl to
(INtrltian* ib'i er-.:n|p r.T:e.n.- tho*- i-'r-or.* i-l
ii'lifwi' pImmti1! he ��-!ii��tl Ih-a ha*.- ii'ifi'*.; t'.nii
Hiil'l adniinisiriiior v. ill n<it li-* rr.*|��i'i .th!" t.>
anv credlcr of \vl.o"e rlii'in v^ sl.,*il not Jnivr
hail notice at the time i.f ^m"1, d^trihnOon.
Pitted this 22nd day of Mnr-1, !&�������.
HIM. .�� M'*f: -ilfll**.!!,
Soliriior for th'i A'h,ilni*trator.
fj   . Robt. Calev.  Proprietor.-    " *���       '
d '  r1 '    -
p      Be-��i Wine0. Liquors and OiKars.- Ilcndqunrtcrs for Railway Men.
Sarsaparllla
the oi;i:at si'i.ixt. toniu
AKD BLOOD l'URIFJEtt	
HARRY EDWARDS
Taxidermist
Deer Head:.,   Illrdi, Animal*". Etc., preserved
and mounted.
milir. STUK'.CT. KAKTOFSCIIOOI.nOUSE
When you reaeb Kerguson, _3.<J.-,
.Hotel Lardeau
J. I-j-t'isnioN, rroprlcW--:
Hest .2.00 a dny lionse in the Lardean. Heist
of euisine service*.���Finely equipped bur.���
CJlioliT^t wines, liquors and eigors.���Heai'��
quariers for ininers and mining men.���Well
lighted itn.'l healed roonia, neatly furniBlicd
If you want to get fat-
LONG'S DUBLIN STOUT AMD ALE
nr.coMMENDEn by
BY THE MEDICAI_ l'ROFKSSION
Orders left witli Mr. Paget, Expressman, or by"
mail, will receive prompt attention.
C'oculs delivered free..
.J. E. LONG, Revelstoke Station.,
-ONE DOLLAR A BOTTLE-^
NOTICE
FIELD & BE WS.
Di.ipensir.t; Chcmisls.
NIGHT UELL
YOUR
��v v^ "S-**-i 70 <*v* __s. *a*�� *a "
Sin luv Siw-
(i"fc ti" k h lli
Xow is Wm iiuifi to i��all ��\n.l nrrfl.i.f?e
/or ��l s.PiilXii's-UI!' mi'! an O v'Kl:OOAT
���Splonclid    line   of   ^iiiiiiiks>,   N����v,-Pat
Kiiftliion riP.io-a, gooil worJtir.tnnsIiip.
' -p: C4 'inertr ��� q nw
'   .   Kc;:t the McCatty Block.   ��� _
zzzmzo&sss
-*v  :..--A-^^jr.rj=^v^~^jrirrv^:-L-txi^L.vijxj^iKj^^'Srr=iiujr-j
Ijirse 3nd Well LlRhted
Sample ttooin.	
Heatediby Hot Air and J'.lectric..
Bells and Light in even* room
Free P.us Meets All Trains        _."'
-KeH^ollHh'u-Ttates-..���.-.-.-.^*   ------ ��� . ��� ���     ___ _
^HOTBIi  ^ICTOHIA.
.TO!IN V. PERKS, I'ropjiietou.
Niiiht' Grill i"-i__i fn '".nneetion lor the Cor.venienee of Guests
Hourly Street Tar
Betweep Hotel and Station
^��wsUVfe��!!*��, i
p)   (r3
i)    \a>o  _a 0'
1
PUBLIC NOTICE.
7'otic in hereby cciven thnt f.ll rc-iilc-nt
occ-iiii.iTitH of I.oijif". nnd uv/neri-'of iiiiorciiiilcd
hoi'ios vlthiii The iniinJfiiiHlity 01 thf c.lly of
Ilcvi'liilok-'.. tiro reqiicste'l to have their y'anN
i*l''nn"<l mid i'mi'.c to have burned or carted
nw-i all refii-if; on or before thc ''Oth dny of
April next.
Ity Order:
T. W. DA IN*.
I1 Chief of Police.
ne.veUlolt-. March Wth, I'.iOO.
frfrfrfrfrfr*****fr**fr***fr**frfr*fr*
* '   - ' fr
1 Clean      . I
I Linen       I
i fr i
T. ., fr
lis   ind ia pen sable   to   tbe J
5 well   dressed   man.     Wi- %
i are      up-to-date     in    our It
| mothod..   and make   _your %
J lii.en     look     like    new   +
j Your  collars   are   plm-vd %
% properly and  your uliiH.s *
ij. fit   your   neck with coin-?
\t fort.        We     want   your
\% work.     Hatipfiv'tinri  guar   %
i tmteetl,       15u8ini.'___-'oiriCi-: %
:'i Two   doors  ea-t  Molsons %
%��� Bank. %
X  *  i
T . fr
t No Chin.*���___ I mploycd, *
1   ��
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| Surprise Steam Laundry |
X A. IIoRan, Proprietor. fr
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**************************
W E hereby notify the smoking
public that thc Cigar Makers' -Union
have resolved to permit members of
the Union to work in our Factory,
and UNION CICiAR MAKERS are
now at work with us.
THOS. I.EH. Pi*i|ji'ii'l.or.
**** -h******. ���l-M-*****-!***** *���!"__.-,'
."ii                          ���- fr
|.Wc nepair      " "*
fr               - WATCHES, *{���
* "~"  .'        CLOCKS, , .'*
"i"    -     ���   ���         and all hinds of Juucilery V
fr "f
fr fr
J,      If the-work   is   not satisfactory we ,j.
Ji,   refund your money.                     . ^��
% WE GUARANTEF. OURV/ORK fr
fr      '   and stand hv our guarantee. fr
fr fr
fr      V.'o nlso cirrya i*ood line of Watches fr
fr   and Jewellerv, which we ilNpo.se of al fr
fr   niodeniti'-|.rices.                   . fr
fr Jd^.JjrX'   X^.l.'.lLi U 23.L,, *
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The I.e.idiiiK
Watchmaker and Jeweler.
fr_ ...���^........r ..^.........        ^.
*   Fust Street, next door to~llkiiald oil'ico"���-?"
���_* :       -   ��� ,    v : . *
*^..I.**.V^.Ti^.i{.^.^^^ **********$,(.
Snaios ?ss'
Draying and Express
: HnviriK   hoiit;ht  out   Ii.   Ifender-ion's
*: drayliiK and  exj.resi  hir-cinen .   I   am
: -irci'im .1 to do all kinds of work in my
: llris uj.on shortcnt notice.
Ii/Ioving Household Effects a Specialty.    '
~ F. W. McGregor.
^tSr-Tiik'f'lionc S. Kiiviit;^ A C',0.
jntf-Aqent for tlio   Cclctirittcrl   Morri�� I'lano
Jas. I, Woodrov/
BITTOHER
Retiiil T'ciili'i* m���
Beef, Pork,
Mutton,Etc.
Fish and Game ia Season....
AllorderK promptly filled.
LT^S. REYBfcS-TOKB. B.O.
AGENT...   .
SMELTER
TOWNSITE...
Notary Public.
Fire and Life Insurance A#ent	
FIRST STREET,   - Revelstoke
Pianos and
Organs
"TUNED AND REPAIRED
LESSONS ON
THE VIOLIN..
For Terms Etc,, opply to
Jas. Taylor,
*' UNION HOTEL.
Kitchen
Copper Saucepans and Kettles
aliuoKl indCAtrucliblcaml as cheat
aiilln��� . ,'���"
-   - From 25c. to 50c. each -
Also a few Granite Iron Kettles
20c,   25c.    30c.  Each.
i DO HOT MISS THIS CilAHCE
.W. M. Lawrence
Ilnnlnnrc.
Tinware.
Stove.).
NOTICE TS 1IEK!_BY (ilVKX" that a npplic*!L-
1:011 will be ina'Ic tn thu T.i'gishitivc Assembly *
of the/l'rovince of   Urituh   Cnhimbia nt it��
next -essioit   for  nn    Art   to   incorporate' a'
<'oni|iaiiy    with   i-ciwor   to  construct, equip,-
luninMin nnd opernii: toU>|��htine r-ntl telegraph'
linus '.villi in   u ii tl   il:nnj<_;hout   all   the cities..
to\\Ji��.    hinnicipalitii's  niut   districts  o_ "the
m:iinlan_! (if tin; Province of pritlaU Columbia
and  10 constnict, erot't, him   maintain such'
and so many poles nml other works ancl dt��v*��-
vices  as  the  Co.npuny deem   neecKKary   fo\"-v
making, couipleiin^, supporting, usin^i work-*,.
ing, operating und maintaining thu Bymtern of
cominuuicati'iii by-telephone und telegraph,,
and to open or break   up    any"  part or   parts  .'
of  the  said   highways   or    'streets   aft often
nsthcstild   Company,   its amenta,  oUlcers  or
workmen think proper and Tor the purpose ol
the uiid-nriukiiii; tn  piirchase, acquire, tea-te.-*
ex|>roprlate.>    luid   nu<l   sell   nnd   dispose of   ,
lands.   b-ilMln^s,    or   tenements  within thc
limits ah-ro-aid, und to purchase or lease, for-_.
any lurm of yeiiiMrany tvlcplioueor te-leRrapU* .
line C-Mi-MNlie-l or to bo established in British
Columbia connecti'd. or to be connected- with-
the line which  the Company may-construct,
audio air.alj;aiii:ile with   or   lease its  lrnc or'
line.-, or any  i ortiou or portions thereof, to"
any cninpany   p'jssussiitjt-ns   proprietor, any
line uf teleidione or telegraph eoinmunication
runiicntjii^or to be connected wilh the "eaM
Coiiiiainy-'s line or lines, and to borrow money
for thepurpo��e oi the Oompaiiy.'nnd to pledge- -
nr mortKUgu any of the-Coinpauy's assets for.
thnt*' i��uvpose," nnd   to   receive" bonuses,  or
TirivileceA irom any person or body corporate,
mid with all other usual,.necessary or inclden-. .
till ri'.hle,   power--.   o��   privilu^eb  as  mav  be'
uecu^h-ary or<-iui*ldeiHftl  to  the nttainment of
the nbove obj^c^.-nr itPv of tliein.-    -
' Dated this 1st dav of Abisoh PHtrt.
DALY _t HAMILTON.
Solicitors for the Applicant*.   ,
Mortgage Sale-
. of Gity Properly.
��� Uniler and In-   . irtno ot  tlie powor of nalQ
eniitaine'l in :: fcrtam imienture of mortKa^e
iiiiuli'by tlie Into -A . fl. M. Piirajrye nml M*niefc
ini>ripa..,e \\ ill be jinidnecil ut lhe time of salo,
ilier-Mvill !..�� offer.'cl f(i*.*_rtle ftt.publio. auction
liv Itobert II. M'ivii<".  Ki-c|ii1re, Anctlonevr, nt,.
IM*.(il!';i;e. KirM street; Itevclstoke, B.C., on tho
:tM ilny of -Mrti-eli,   TJllli,   (it  tlie  hour  of two
(.'.���luck   in   the afternoon, the following des-
mhetl  [.roitortv,  miiuel*.:   Lots numbers six-,
teen, seventcou und ui'.litVGn, in lllocknumber
tliii'iy-ii.*i, iirconliii*.'to 11 plan of part of thu
City 11I UevelMi:l:<\ iluly.ruKliitercd in theI_Rn:l *
.ILOL'istrj iilliee 111 Victoria, li. C, as Plan Number (*:*���_. On'the property there"!!. ft~eomfortnblo~
frame dwelling with ni'ueroomH.'hath, pantry,- ,
lartte linlls, fiirmu-a and modern plumbing.
' Tho propcrtv will bu sold 1. ubject to ft reserve
bid. .     ,    ��� . .      , .   . -     ,
Term*, and conditions of sale will bo. made*
Uuoii null he _nlc or niiiv be ascertained in tho
ineantiiiiu   fn.m  the aui.tiuncer- or from tbo
im*.rtKa*-eeVstilit*itnr i��n application.
Hated this Slh day of March A. I). 1900. ���
J.M. SCOTT,
Sollciter for the Mortgagee.
Revelstoke, P.. C. -    *        . -
TO CONTRACTORS. ���**
Tenders will bo received by tho nnrterajgnwl
npto April 1st, next, fora40_t_60 bnildinR, two
Moreys, conlalninK CO rooms. For plans^
hpvi'itU'iititin'.'etc., apply to Ed. Coknino.
���   ���  -    .     . Marcli 14���tf    .
NOTICE .. :
Notice is hereby given to purchaser*) of lots
In llloi-k'*A," Town of KeveUtoke, ntlicrwioe
tenon 11 us the "Mara Townsite I'roporty," that
all lnstaluienlson aecount of purchase arc to
be paid to John I). S.ll.ba.., Mara Townallo
A|;ent, mid to no other person.
J. A.UAKA,
P.O. Box 86.
Telephone 36.
Savag-e Bros;
Secmd Street
THE
rocers
...PAVAOK llltns. bag to inform thc ..public
.. and their patron** that Ihey have added a
...choice line of Ki'hSIf CJI'.OCEttlES to their
...Ftock, and are prepared to sell at close
...figures for cash. ���    '
We still handle
FEED AKD FARIV! PRODUCE
All Fnrohnresi delivered free of Charge.
Fre*;h supply of fish every morning:.
Careful attention.
Prompt delivery
WANTED.
One   Hundred   Marten   Skins.'     Writ*   T.
(���1...UA.M, Albert Canyon.
DISSOLUTION OF PARTNERSHIP
The partner ship heretofore existing between
V.'. F. Crnrci.' and Itobert II. Mayne rarrjinf. on
business under the ilrm's name and style of
finite AMnync, at Jlevelstoke, hus thin day
been dissolved. -   '
liated tills 26tli dav of February; 1900.
H. II, MAYNE.
.   To Freighters and Contractors.
FOR SALE. r.
Eleven Pack Mules.
Four Hnddle Horses.
Throe in Sleighs.
Also   harness,   npcrajoes, complete   iritl*.
opes, etc.   Tooli, camp outflts, tents, etc.
Write T. CIA HAM, Albert Canyon, stating
requirements, and particulars will be at one _
forwarded.
0 WANTED. '.
A'good Diningroom Girl to go to Ferguson���
?3ti per month.    Apply for particulars al tho
IfKUAI.P llflice "   ' ���     .    *
*   FIRE INSTOAWCE 'X
All elapses of insurable risks covered {
nt fair and equitable rateii.
LIFE INSURANCE
���>***'
Policies���non-forfeitablc, guar-.
.v. nntecd values, cash loan values,
'W throughout the history ol the
%i - policv. '    "
I   MONEY TO. LOAN/.
:Q on pood business or residential -
y    - pro]K_rlv.
I belted.   FAYETTE BUKER,  ��

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