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 i.i.T���������Mni  Vol    V.   No 91  REVELSTOKE B.C.    WEDNESDAY,   NOVEMBER  20, .1901.  $2 00 a  Year in Advance  la^^'***������-***7^**^-^^*^^^^*^^*^^*^^*  Tin* largest nnd 1110.-.I ruinplole  slock  in   Kooienay.  THE .MAI.TESK liKANI). Hip  .���������imi Knee Bouts, also Laced and  I nnd 2 Hiickh; Lumbermen's  Knag J'roof ISuols. These pnr-  ticuliir lines of Itubher Goods  am guaranteed hy us.  Ladies', Gent's and Oliildren's  Overshoes���������nil kinds.  and  A largo, i'.nporlatinn and .1 coin-  plele assortment, of SLATF.H'S  fmiious Hunts and Shoes, King's  and Hell's Boots and Shoes,  "Weston'.*, Youths' ,-iiul Children's Boots and Shoes. The  aliow are the very besl hoot  .���������ind Shoe ��������� manufacturers in  Canada and lhe good:*;  warranted llio besl, on  market.  are  the.  CARPETS,  RUGS,  LINOLEUM,  OILCLOTHS    -  A SPKCIAITKEDUCTICN' for  this month in CARPETS ANG RUCS  ���������Beautiful selections ��������� choice  Patterns.  The Linoleums are directly imported and are, first-class in  every respect.  *&  Flannel and  Flannelettes  Our stock of Flannel and Flati-  lielleUe.*** for this Pall were the  Best ever put 011 the market  here aud met with a ready sale.  Blankets  and Quilts  We have ju-t received a new  line of the above articles and  placed them for sale. Special  Bai-naiiis in WHITE WOOL  Blankets.  Linen  s  We are .showing a spluidid line,  of Table Cloths���������bleached- unbleached, colored. Towellings.  -Pillow���������Gasiugs,--Slieeliiigs���������all-  widt lis.  Personal Paragraphs Pertaining to Railway Men Picked up  By the Herald Man on His  Daily Rounds.  Thos. Gillespie, bridge foreman is in  town.  .Master Mechanic Hall relumed from  llie coast 011 Monday.  C. 11, Temple, locomotive foreman,  left for the const yesterday.  (-'. Carey, l.raiiiin-.i.sler at Field,  registered at lhe lii/velsloku yesterday.  The assistant slalion agent of llu*  C. P. It, at, Ncepawn, is missing wilh  $."i2i)  Unlit. Sandei .son, a bridge carpeiiler.  was brought in' liibl night from  llnger's Pass sulTering from a bad cut  indicted by an adze on his left shin,  lie i.s putting up at the Cily and is  able to he around.  R. C, Stevens, general passenger  agent of the Client Norl hern railway  at Seattle, is dead, as a re.-ult of a  severe cold contracted while attend*  the Duke and Duchess of York  festivities at Victoria.'  George Mitchell, mi engineer on the  Canadian Northern railway al. Port  Frances has leit. for Toronto. Mr.  .Mitchell was recently rather seriously  injured by a fall from the top of his  engine on to some iron rails.  Dr. Orton, the well known Winnipeg physician, died at his residence in  lhat city last Thursday morning. The  doctor has many friends among old-  timers along this end of the C.P.R. as  he was surgeon' on conslriKlkui for  the company.  - The first engine was taken ovi.-r the  new C. P. R. bridge, across the Red  River at Winnipeg on .Thursday  evening last by engineer O'Connor,  who hauled the president of the road,  XV. McKenzie. and a parly of ollicials  across the new structure. .    ,  - Commercial men who have returned  from -Lardo over the railroad grade  j;eport it'as pretty, .rough..travelling.  They say lhat the contractors run as  few trains to the' Lar lo as'they can for  the. reason that when a train is known  to,bc running the men on the grade  climb on and pull oul. ~-  Robert Balfour, the bridge, huilding  expert, who haa had charge of the  construction of the Rainy River  bridge foi* the Canadian Norl hern  railway, and latterly the building of  the bridge at Emerson, has left for his  home al Langley, B. C. Mr. Balfour  says that the work is over for the  season.  .Gloves 11-  ffi  1  * O 9  .lust received* an assorted shipment of Ladies' Kid Cl loves  imported from Fran1.  h *  A Complete Line.  of Groceries  As usual, our stock of Groceries  aid the very hest obtainable in  the markets of I he world. ISvery  article Fresh. Purchased in  carload lots regularly every  month.  IMfnim/lTI rW" ;*i"'v������yv*i'*"'���������������T**������TrilHI IMinTMHWnB  Gent's  Furnishings  Our lines in this Department  are most complete and we  carry a carefully selected stock.  They include the Latest Styles  in fiats���������hard and soft���������Shirts  White and Colored, Collars,  Cull's, Underwear, Imported  Goods, Hosiery, etc., and we  specially call your attention to  our Imported Underclothing.  TIES.  We  fill antl  aro showing the most taste-  mil latest styles in Ties.  C. B. HUME & CO.  Agents for Giant Powder Co  and Bennett Fuse.  Hudson's Bay Co.'s Trade Route  In 11 most in'o.'esthiR sei ies of arti-  111*_> uu his experiences as 1111 nldj tiu'lP  11 ud.mi's May Cn.'*. ollii't'r. whiih are  npp'.wu ing in the Winnipeg Telegiam,  Mr. Isaac Cowie, of lSdmoiilnn, notices  an old II. I"!.- Co.'s tunic route of  i-nusidi-rahlc lucol intei rut just now.  lie say.-:  When ilie eotiipiiuy had a station at.  Honolulu.   Simlwii'h    Islanders   were  liroughl uvei* tn   work  as  boatmen   in  Columbia department,   and   it   few   of  I hese found I heir way  lo  Ihe  easl   of  Ihe 111 on 11 la ins. si art ing with lhe 1 llie T  I'liclnr     and   accounlaiiL   from     Purl  V.uiciiiivei* at the  monlh  of  the  Col  uniliia.   nsrCMidhig   thill     stream     by  canoe to ihe big bend of dial, river at  ll'iat j'^incaiiipnii'iil. Iheu  uverliiiid up  I iiu  C.inoe  liiver valley, through  the  Rut ky mountains and Alhabascii Pass  lo tin- Alhaba*-ca river,   following  lhe  .same  down   si ream   lo   Furl.   A.-sini-  boine, and ihere  again  taking  10  the  land,  across to   Kumniitnn   House, on  Hie   Saskatchewan,    which    was     descended lo  Lake   Winnipeg,   and  the  .journey     continued       past    Norway  i louse 1 o York Factory.    The accounts  of the   Western   depart ment.   having  been     deposited,     and    its     business  at ranged in Council, al. York Factory,  the chiil'  factor, the accountant and  these men returned hy the- same route  to Furl Vancouver,  thus crossing  the  I'ontim nl* twice, from ocean to ocean,  every summer, while this inconvenient  ai r.'ingiMiii-nl    couiinueil   10   exist.    A  IV*iv of   liie.se   Sand.vich    Islanders  by  chance,   remained   in   the     Northern  department, and took unto themselves  Indian wives.  Chinese Joss House Opened.  The Chinese celebrated the opening'  of Ihe new juss house on Front street  on Sunday wilh a vast expenditure of  fire crackers outside and prayer sticks  inside lhe builuing. The temple was  visiled by considerable numbers of  people on Sunday, being open tu the  inspection of the curious. All of the  fiirnituie had not arived, but what  there was on'view was wei! worth a  visit. Tables in front of the picture of  Gee King, the tutelary divinity of the  shrint*, were - spread with a lavish  display of Chinese confectionery and  preserved fruits, in lhe midst o which  the joss sticks smouldered with their  faintineense-like fragrance. A .large  hanging lamp, ' round; which paper  figures revolved cohlinually-'by"^'lie  fa miliar device of a current of air,  attracted a good deal of attention. On  the balcony oulside are stacks of  ceremonial banners, halberts. etc., of  curious design and considerable value.  Altogether theie was much worthy of  observation by the white visitors to  the joss house.  EXPI  Shewing how Four Years ago a  Mining Man Turned down a  Property Worth Today a  Quarter of a Million Dollars.  ���������'Time, development work and Lhe  extension of tran.*.porlal ion I'.icilil ies  cut quite a ligure in improving lhe  value of a mining property. The  Ophir group on P.ireupiiu* iieek in I he  Lardeau i*, an exemplification of (liis.  The present owners of lhe group paid  ,**;U)().(KJ(I fm* il, and it is doubt ful in hoy  could he induced lo nail wil h it. for  !ii:i-|<),()(li). Tliey have l<!0 Inns ol ore  on Ihe (luiii}> which will average i|l7iil  to llieton. and yet lhis valuable property was once. I umud down by  Hector McRae, the popular and v.-ell  known mining man. This occurred iu  September, 1.4D7, and tho main reason  why he refused to have anything (o  do with it wa.s on .account, of ils: remoteness from transportation and the  difficulties experienced in reaching it.  lt will be remembered hy the old .subscribers of this paper that Mv. McRae  made a burlesque report on the properly after it had been examined on his;  behalf. The company which he proposed organizing wan called the Australian-Canadian Tellurium Mining.  Smelting and Development company,  with a capital of ,**>75. Alexander Dick  W. II. Corbould and Hector McRae  were the three stockholders, ahd  J Tarry Hughes wa.s selected as prospector in chief. Tho report tells how  this fearless explorer started out and  examined the property of tho Lade  brothers. A firm but friendly oiler of  $50 was made for the group and refused, as the owners wanted .*j;il!),o.'30  more than this sum. Mr. Hughes  refused to purchase the properly for  the reason that tho claims were  located 10,000 feel above the townsite  of Ferguson, whilo the'latter is situated, roughly -speaking, 7,200 feet  above thei'seit level. The claims are  bonded on the north, east,- south and  west by glaciers * and are suitable for  cold storage purposes and summer resorts. ������������������ The .vein matter atthe bottom  T5rai&*slmtrwilTnorgor^TCSOTTto"tli"e  ton, and the ore although' called a  telluride more nearly resembles a free  milling pyrrholile, plumbic gasoline  composition such as is found in Nelson.  Quartz creek, Rossland and* Water  Cress mining .districts', hearing no  rescmbl nice to Cripple Creek or Klondike rock. ���������..���������After failing to secure the  claims at his own ligure   Mr.    Hughes  made an asoent of the mountain to the  Mother lode of (ho glacier.     Here   he  located   afier   many   hardships     ni.d  hairbreadth escapes tlirco square, lii'e-  si/.ed claim.!, upon which he had   seen  cropping through the ice a large, well  delincd, l.i'tio fissure quartz vein   fiom"  l."i to 20 feet wide and God only knows  how deep.      An   average   sample was  taken and submitted to Mr.   McKillop  and   the   result   was   gold,   no trace;  copper,, no  trace:   silver,   no     trace;  charge:!, .*ji7.."j().      Timber   for    mining  purpose!,   would   nut   be   available as  the timber line is   a   mile   away   in a  vertical   direction.       Another   drawback    lo     profitable} mining    is   the  .ihorliiess of the siuniniir season which  only lasts from .Inly 1st lo   .Inly   -Mi.  Of '.lie funds intrusted to Mr.   Hughes  Ihere remained  for a .short lime ijil.li.").  The  sum   was   almost    immediately  spent in purchasing stimulants I'or the  resnscital ion of Mr. Hughes, who  was  in a deploi'ably.iiervousconditioii I'roni  the hardship.! of his trip.      From   the  foregoing report :l, is obvious iu  order  to maintain   Llio   good   name   of   the  company, that   an   immediate, assessment of .*&2.n() per share must be levied  for liquidating the bill for assaying.  Thus it war. that Mr. McRae turned down a, property that loday i.s  worth a. quarter of a million dollars.*'���������  ltoasland Miner.  ATE8T NEWS  BY SfBE  Removed to a Serener Clime  A Toronto despatch of Saturday  says : The .'.lock market wasexcitedly  bullish at the opening today, the big  features in trading being Canadian  Pacilic and Twin City., These stocks  during the fiist half hour stood at 1 lo  and 107,', respectively. It' is stated in  well-iiitorineil circles dial since May  250,000 shaies of Canadian Pacilic  slock have, been taken up in Wall  slreet, ami removed from" the open  market in care of the Morgan group  of capitalists, which desires to secure  a controlling interest in the C. P. It..  so thai it may not disturb the serenity  ol "the recently established "Community of interest"' among United  States trans-continental lines.  The Lanark Concentrator.  Contractor Poliottof Sandon, was in  town Monday in order to engage men  to assist in the transfer of the concentrator machinery at Laurie to the  cars for shipment to the Payne mine,  lie had 12 men employed already hut  wanted more. There are forty car  loads of heavy, machinery and castings  .Lo.bb.shippcd,;ari'dh5*iS--ina,kiD_������*;^good-  progress having despatched .sometimes  two cars in a. day. Kverylhing has to  bo hoisted -15 feet and some of the  pieces weigh as much as live tons.  Tliere is an immense slock of pipe,  steel, iron etc., still al the concentrator  and the ' hotel has a quantity of  crockery, kitchen warn and bedding  in it. Thero were six inches of snow  al Laurie when Mr. Poliott left on  Sunday and lho.ro had been two feet.  gXS������������!X5)G)������GXj>3^ ������  S. P. C. A.  C. J. South of Vancouver, secretary  fjr British Columbia for 'the - Society  for the Prevention of Cruelty to  Animals came in on Sunday evening  from the south. His object is to form  a branch of tbe society in town. On  Monday'evening he spoke at the  meeting of the Epworth League of  the Methodist church on mission work  iu Fiji and the South Sea Island?.  Thero wus a good attendance.  ���������-As-the-littendance-at^the���������meeting-  called iu the fire hall last niglit for the  purpose of forming a local branch of  the society was small, Mr. South  decided lo leave a warrant with Rev.  C. A. Procunier, Ceo. S. MeCarter and  G. K. Grogan, giving power tu form a  branch/ Itis his-intention to invite  the local clergy lo plead lhe cause of  the society from the pulpit either next  Sunday or some Sunday in the near  future to be cecided or,, after which'  it is hoped there will he a good attendance at _the .meeting which will be  held immediately afterwards.  Thanksgiving Supper.  On Thanksgiving evening Nov. t_St'",  the Ladies' Aid Society of the Prcsbj -  torian church will give a turkey  supper in the opera house, at which  an admission , of 50 cents will be  charged and children under 11 yems  25c. During the evening a. fancy  table will be laid with a large line of  goods suitable for Christmas presents  at a moderate cost. This table will be  presided over by Mrs. Palmer. Mrs.  Doyle and Miss Dunn. Homemade  sweets will be on sale also. The ladies  of the Presbyterian church are work  ing hard to make the turkey' supper a  grand success. Judging from t.he  spread of last year this' one will undoubtedly prove a good thing.  The Triune Shipment.  The Eagle reports that the last shipment of Triune ore. nearly five tons,  gave a gross value of S1S70.27. The  ore gave the very high total of 315 ov.  in silver and. 53 S% in lead to the ton  hut the low prices cut down thc gross  returns.  in������" 'i  ia-BRY GOODS,  CLOTHING, BOOTS AND SHGSS, - MEN'S  FURNISHINGS.  Hockey Club Meeting  A meeting of the Hockey Club will  he held in No. 2 Fire Hall, ou Thursday  evening, Nov. 21st, at 0 o'clock to  organize for coming winter. Everybody,invited to attend.  E. Edwards, Sec.  'T'l-I.t.RE arc few home wants that can***  -������������������������������������(*- --not-be-suppliecl-at this-Storc._=-This.  particularly applies to the above sections. ���������  Try us ancl sec for yourself how completely wc have anticipated your needs.  When you come you will be surprised  at thc wealth of choice our widely,  assorted stock affords, and your surprise  will rise lo perfect amazement a.s you  behold thc beauty of design and finish,  and note the worthiness of the immense  quantity of goods we place before you.  if you are a judge of values there will  be much satisfaction in reviewing our  prices.  EVERYTHING  MARKED IN  PLAIN FIGURES.  Your   verdict must   be that  everything  is a monev-saver.  --Jeilfifis-  IverywlrciL  ���������I-JIS   STORE    HAS    BARGAINS  Six    Days'- in    tne    weei:.       Our  Bargains arc Seasonable and in even-  case up-lo-llate. You will Unci economics in till the Departments. /Supposing it is Boots and Shoes, Clothing,  Dry Goods or Gent's Furnishings,  --in fact these linos arc all sold to you  at our Dry Goods  Prices.  Jn Our Store on  ���������Mackenzie Ave.  Pro-Boer Caught Fitting Out a  QSteamcr   with   Munitions   of  War in the Port of "London-  Accident on Great Northern.  Qi'Ml-.llc. Nov. UU-There* are over GO  c isi'S of Miiilljio.s- iu tin* citv of Quehfu  nml ihu authorit ii*.** am h.'iving sunn.  ililliclilty in enfoicing vacciu'ition  niiiuin; thi* iirnor.nit rl.i������*.i*>.  T.ti'iiMA, Nov. "J)���������Tlu* Mi-lropolit.m  Ijiiiik ul T.uiinia hu*** f.iih'd ������s llio  icMilLol" a 1 nn v,jirti'd ovi'i* a iiih'.nn-  ili-iMaiiiiing r<*g.i:diu_> n .-nil (i|i.(l  iigiiiii**!,'.*! ib/fiiiiii bank nj viiiiiai-n-iii.f  London, Nov. _ji���������Tin* Hriti.-h gnv-  i-i uilii'iil c.uiM'tl llu* di'H-uliiiii nf a  lirili-.li **li*iiiin*r. lining mil o*.;pn.-,ibly  fur a plcisiu 1' crui-t* al the Victoria  dock-'. 1111 ground Ih-it *-lu* was laden  wilh rniiii'iitMud of war for ihu I.nei>.  A search disclu.-i'd 1 liuld gun*- and  raw ui.ili'iiiil fur the man u fact uiu nf  powder uud I hu vr.-srl wa.- (iltcd inside  to ai'coininoilatu five lo c*ix hundred  men.  VicToniA. Nov. 20.��������� E. V. Ilodwell.  K. C 11 l.ihi'ral. h.is consented lo run  for 1 he vacant.'.cat in the |rn*,*i| li-gi.-i  lature as an opponent of the Dunsrnui  govuriiiui'iit. .Mr. U.nlwi-ll is a,-.Launch  supporter i*l" tlit* \\ V. i*c IC. us oppn.-cd  lo llu* (J. P. P.. to build lhc Const  Kootenay line.  Tabloid Telegrams  ���������Since November Till the British  columns ha've killfd li! and wounded  10 13oei'K and 2!)7 have Iwen taken  prison er<=.  Then; have been renewed disturbance:*, .by .-indent- iu Jinicelona and  I he reel or of the iiniver.-ity ha- been  summarily di.-i*.iis.-ed. Thi. university  ia closed for line* being.  tienenil DcCailrn. special commissioner nf Colombia, has ai rived in the  United .Stales Lo buy war material*,  and to prevent the 'ii*,siirg**nta fiom  purchasing them.  7       -  Will Dursuy, a negro, has been  sentenced to lie hanged at .Birmingham. Alabama, for   iliglnvav  lohbetv.  Turtle hunters have fmind $l_>,(Xin  in old Spanish coins in lhe Island "of  Jamaica.  Slayor Diebl. of nulfalo, N. Y.. has  been suspended from oflice dntv,  city treasurer Philip Uarn.t charging  him wilh keeping in-iccur.ite accounts,  showing the rash-balaniu .of the city  $50,000 11.ore than it.really was.  .Major (lel'l. Million'has accepted lhe  command of the federal troops iu  Australia. _. ,  Doherly'*** oiga'n factory at Clinton,  Out., has liefi! damaged by-tire. Three  .h.ii.iidtx'd,...i_'inploycs-wi!l->bo-idle -until  the factory isrebtiilr:*      .-...���������  The next woi Id's "W.U.T.U. convention willI be-held at Ottawa. .  ..   1  A collision between a fi eight and a  work Irain "occurred on tlie" Great  Northern, near Blair, 375 miles east of "  Great Vails. -Mont., on Sundav. Ten  men lost their lives and *2S others were  seriously iujuiect.  Thc Columbia ftoverninent troops,  numbering 110(1, have left ]?onaina to  attact thu iusurgent entrenched near"  Chorrera, a day'.-- march south.  50   Chinese 'soldiers-surprised     lo0  bandits near Pekin .and killed 12 and-  captured   10.   whom   they brought to  "Pekin to be beheaded.       * "  The National reciprocity convention  opened at "Washington, D. C. today.  300 delegates were present from all  parts of the United States.  Fire h.is destroyed the People's  Storage Co's building at St. Paul.  .Minu. Several fireman were injured.  Loss $150,000.    '   "  The'student riots were renewed in  Madrid yesterday. Trains were  attacked and attempts made 10 set the  cars on lire. Over '20 pei-sons were  injured.  Fire has destroyed the Sainpier  Darana Sugar ltetinery at Genoa, the  largest in Italy. Two'girls lost their  lives.  Fire has destroyed Graef Bro's flour  mill, the electric "plant,   water   works  and telephone-system at Laku tlry-ial.   Minn.    . -    - ���������        --' '-  Fire at Maple Creek.  Trallie was delayed "at Maple Creek  last Thursday for several hours owing  to,a fire which broke out in the coal  chute and loading platform. As lhe  flames made" progress and became  uncontiolable the platform gave way  and the loaded coal cars were piecipi-  taledon to the main line. The lire  burned into the lies and when the  express steamed into .Maple Creek  further progress was out of the  question.*  A- the nearest wrecking gangs wero  miles aivnv other method*; !..-<d to be  recour.-ed *.o. A g-mg nf fmeigi* rail;  mad labin ers 11 ho weie nil tbe train,  were peisuudi'd to .till in ilearing th>;  ttacks. They wi'i-e supplied with tools  and set, to work ' with s'r.ch celerity,  lhat _>-.-11011 fiiu hours later. (imi  wieckinii gang������ leacheil the -pot, the  woik wa.-done .mil the uack cleared  and repaired. ���������_  Thc C. P. H.'n los.*, bv this fire will  reach S3.-XH).  MAIL ORDERS SOLICITED,  ft������#<*������_M-������j������^^P!^^^  Revelstoke Exhibit in Vancouver  There was quite a iiitlc feathering of  f.ardeau mining men at* the oflice of  Hall ������"c Shannon. 31V) Cordova street (  west, thin morning,says the Vancouver  World of "Monday. They seemed to  have been attrtcicd by the big display  of ore samples now on exhibition  there. These were kindly handed  over to this firm to put on exhibition  by Mayor LJroivn of Revelstoke.  having been brought down here  originally fordisplay on the Itevclstoke  arch duriiicr the visit of the Duke and  Duchess ol Cornwall aud York. "While  a World ivporler ivas having a look  y,t them this morning T. .1. Beatty-of  lt Ninth avenue. "Mount Pleasant,  came along and he gave- considerable  information about the mines represented, and few men are better posted on  the country than he. Ho has- been  visiting the Lardeau district every  year for some time back nnd a  majority 01 the samples at. present  shown in the window aie from that  part of the country. [tn'a Journal,  Published By  The Revelstoke Herald Publishing Co.  Limited Liability.  A. JOHNSON,  Managing Director.  Sonl-Weeklv Journal   published   In the  -*-*- ���������������������������������������������- ���������  in'*'-  -������������������  ������>'  luierMi.** of ihe railway men. miniate men and  liu-liir.ss meu of the West. Days of Publication  Yi'ed nesday and Saturday  AnvKimsiNO jutk*.,  Display ajls.,f 1.30 per inch; single column,  12 per lueh when Inserted on title page  l.e-fai nils.. 10 cents per inch (nonpnrlel) line  lur brsi Insertion; f> cents for each additional  insertion. Local uolicc-i 10 cents per line eaeh  l*.iut*. Hirtli, Marriage and Death Notices  five*  aviiscHifrioN ratks.  Hv mall or carrier, ti per annum; Tl.-*"* for  iii:'months, strli'ily In advance.  OUR .ion l/Kl'AIlTUKNT.  Is nut* of the host equipped prlnliu'OtUoi'S ln  llie West and prepared to execute all kinds of  priutlnit fn llriitelani style at honest prices.  One price to all. No Job too large���������none inn  unall���������for lis. Mail orders promptly attended  io*.   Give us a trial on your next order.  TO COItKfc.1I*ONI.KKTS.  We Invite correspondent**/ on any snbjeol  ol Interest to the general puhlic. In all i*h*"CS  lhe bona lldv name of the writer must aceom-  jimy manuscript, but not necessarily for  publication.  Address all communications lo the Maimer.  NOTICB TO cnMIKSrONDENTtt.  1.���������All    correspondence    must   be    legibly  m rliu*a on one side of thu paper only.  'i���������Correspondence    containing      personal  matter must be signed with the proper name  ol thu writer.  *  ... IlltOGAN,  Editor.  Wkdnkkday, Novkmiikk'JU.  11KI1.  OUR     RAILROAD    POLICY  It i* thf current opinion in N������w  York tlut lhe Omiadium Pacilic Knil-  H'ny will he gathered into the Northern  .���������hfcurities fold as soon as th* fold is  good and rratly to title* it iu. Lord  .Stralhcoiia ir to become one of the  directors, taking the place of one of  tlie Hill straw men now on the board.  With this contingency in full view, it  passe* midci'KUnding, why the people.  ���������nf this province should be expected  ro turn any hand springs in order to  induce Jim Hill to construct a, railway  from the coast to Kootenay as a  compet'm; line with the (J. P. It. The  line is doubtless needed us a, shorter  and cheaper rout* from the coast to  the mining districts in South Kootenay  and the Boundary, country. But a.  competing line it will not be, even if  the province was to bonus .Tim Hill to  tmild it, for the dimple reason that it  takes two to compete. In this case  the bent policy for the. province to  pursue it would seem, would he to let  the people build the road, who are  willing to do it with the least help  from the government.  to exactly the same laws as any  big railway system.  other  In January of this year a despatch  to the ell'ect thai, the (I. I'. It. interests  were likely in the, near future to become identical with those of a four  billion railway combini* in the United  States would h ive raise.l a  howl of disgust and indignation from  one end of the Dominion to the other.  We have learnt (juite a lot since then  and we. know now that nothing can  possibly prevent such an amalgamation, short of acquisition of the road  by the Dominion government.  Whether we like it or noi, has got n o  inure to do with the matter I ban the  opinions of the Hies on a sheet of  stick-fast paper iu lo whiither  their ultimate destination shall be the  slop can or lhe ���������.love. I'.ven the  ipie*.l,ioli of government o\vner>hip  has heen so radically altered by these  recent development.-*, lhat il.-* Canadian  ndvucates, who are watching whal  is going nu under lheir noses. Mud il  necessary to readjust their ideas lo  thc new condition***, ll is a great  question now whether government  ownership of railways would not have  to be in elfcct in the Uuiled Slates  before it could be suri'ivi-l'iilly pul in  practice in Canada.  It is a humiliating confession to  make that wi: arc not in a position lo  work out our own salvation, but il is  probably the fact for all that. Aud  there are more things than lh.it dimly  perceptible, evolving in tlu: mists of  the future, as Lhe natural coiis-ciiuer.i'e  of recent commercial 'develnpineuts  all'ecling the relations of lhe Dominion and the United Slates, which far-  sighted Canadian patriots may very  well view with alarm, lu lhe lace of  thi.s change, whicli in lhe last few  months has come over the whole  aspect of thc railway problem, the  attempt to raise the quest inn whether  the C. P. R. or Mr. Hill .-ball build a  short line from lhc coast lo Ivoutenay  into a burning political i-sue has not  unnaturally fallen rat I.or Hal. The  railway policy of lhu people uf this  provir.ee is thai no more Iioiiusm'.s arc  to be granted for the building uf railroads. When thc Dimsinuir govern  ment comes out Hal footed on this  issue it will see Ilium begin to sit up  and take notice.  IS. IN THE HEART OF  THE GREAT FREE  GOLD  CAMP j  ON   FISH   RIVER.  ONLY FOUR  MILl'S  FROM  NAVIGABLE WATERS  Two antl One-Half Hours take you to the Main Line of tlie Canadian Pacific Railway.  A place of Great Business  Possibilities.  Now is the time to make your choice of Lots.  CAMBORNE will be an important place on the Arrowhead ancl Kootenay Railway Line as il istributary to Pool Creek  whicli has large numbers of Mineral Properties under diflerent stages of development. The properties now being opened  up " The Imperial Development Syndicate " and the Northwestern Development Syndicate are almost at its door," besides  Eree Cold Propositions, Lead, Silver and Copper Properties arc within four miles.  ������f JOHN D. SIBBALD,  Agent.  i������^i^������g^^^  Meanwhile  government  ownership  of   railways   remains  a,   plank in the  platform of both the   provincial   Conservative   association   and   the     provincial Liberal   association.      It   is   a  proposition on which in   the   abstract  we all appear to be agreed   hut which  nobody attempt* to tackle   in the concrete except,  Joe   Martin,'  whose experience in connection   with   it.   was  not exactly of a   kind   to   induce any  .���������other political leader to go up against  it very hard.     Mr.   Martin offered to  build the road as a   provincial   under  raking, if the   people   entrusted   him  with power.   But much as we all want  government ownership,   we   did   not  want   it   bad   enough   to   want   Mr.  Martin thrown  is as  a   special   prize  along.with the candles in the package.  ���������So we , decided   to worry     along   for  another   while   abusing   the  C. P. Si.  and railroad   monopolies.     And ever  ~siF������e^^Ha^"w~atch"ed"witli-afeut~the~  . ismie   sort   of     interest   with   which  Uncle Tom at the auction block might  have watched   *,   spirited   bidding for  tht*   possession   of   hi?    iverson.     the  efforts of the two big lines to   capture  the eoverted   plum,   which   made   up  mast of the   political   history   of   the.  last *es������ion   of   th������   provincial   legiv  I a. til re.  NO TE AND COM MENT.  It was Cory Menhenick'.-. _ patent  leathers got a, going over iu the last  issue.    Next!  ^ We clutch at fame and grasp an  empty shadow. . What, availeth it a  man lo be, well if not exactly the  cattle king, Pat Burns is that, at all  events the cattle prince of Wales of  Alberta, if the Winnipeg Telegram  alludes to you three distinct and  separate times in one short paragraph  as W. R. Hub.  A GOOD  NAME....  Is better than riches   We lime tlio name of making  the only Slylisli Snii** in Town  ���������for durability final .-unlity  thoy tilho excel.  A~mm, TRY ONE '  R. S. WILSON  Next the McCarty Block.  ���������x**S������^&z*  In the County Court of Kootenay Holden  at Fort Steele :������������������  NOTICE IS IIJ-itlSIlY GIVEN thai on llie 17lli  il tiy of October, 1901, it was unlcreil by His  Honour .l.A. Forin, Km.., of the snid Court,  tlint James Ferguson Armstrong, oliicial  Administrator ol the County of KotMtcnay. be  atliniuistratorof nil aiiil singular the Ksliile of  William K. Koss, of Ferguson, B. C, deceased,  interstate.  Every person indebted to the said deceased  is required to make payment forthwith to lhe  undersigned.  Every person having in possession effects  belonging to the deceased is-required forthwith to notify the undersigned.  Every creditor, or other person, having any  eltiiin upon or interest in the distribution of  the personal estate of the said deceased is required within thirty days of this date to send  by registered letter addressed to the undersigned, his name and address, and the full  particulars of his claim or interest, and a  statement of hisiuieoiint, and the naltirc.of the  security, (it any) held by him.  After the expiration of the said thirty days  the Administrator will proceed with llie distribution oftiie estate, having regard to those  claims only of wliielt lie shall have had notice  Dated at Kort Steele this 17th day of October.  19U1.  JAMES FERCUS0N ARMSTR0NC,  The IlEii.M.n wishes to endorse in  the fullest way the mission of G. .1.  South, H. C. secretary for the society  for the prevention of cruelty to  animals, to establish branches of  the society throughout Koot*'*nay rind  the upper country generally. The  objects.of the society mn.-L. commeod  themselves to every right thinking  person. There am instances in this  section of cruelty lo horses particularly, w hich call for the intervention  of thu society and it is more than  likely that the mere formation of a  local branch would have considerable  effect in (becking iii**"..*  pi .ll tiers.  Oct. 'Jli-lll.  Oliicial Administrator.  Notice to Co-Owners.  TO I'.ICHAP.P MCDI.lIl.Min.  Under Mineral Act 1S97 and amendments  thereto, notice i- hereby given thatwe. I.ouifc  Leonline Graham and 1,'us Lund, have performed all the assessment work on the "Golden  Eagle" mineral claim, situated on the divide  between French ami McCullock Creeks, at the  head of Ground Hog Basin in the Big Hend  llistriei of West Kooleimy, located Ifith September. 189t> and recorded 21 September, lS'.H.  and that Richard McDiariuid lhe recorded  owner of one-half linierest in said mineral  claim has neglected to do his share of the  work or to pay for same for the years 1S9S, ISHil.  1900 and 19*11. Notice is hereby given to the  said Piehard MeDiarmid lhat unless said  charges are paid������\vitliin ninety days of the  iir**t publication of this notice we shall proceed  to record said delinquent interest as provided  ���������bv section tl ol the "Mineral Act Amendment  ".Ci*t. liXju." "  Hated at Revelstoke, 11. C, Gth August, 1001.  ,-,-. ���������.,.������������������., i I-* L* Graham,  Co-owners j GBa lusD  NOTICE TO CREDITORS.  MOTICE. I.S HEREBY GIVEN', in piirsuanee of  ������������������>���������**��������� I     Th" riirroiit number of   (be   North  Frantic efforts have   >>e*n   made hy j wi'.-t Mag.iv.in*-, pitbli-.h-.-d nt.St.   I'.iu  naue iiy ���������  Uie wirepullers, lobbyist* and hired  men of the corporation* to galvanize  the tslrt-loratt-t into sonie nln/w of in-  t������re*.t nn this, to themselves. all  im porta nt problem. Papers liave  been bought and sub-iidi'/.rd mul  r������labli������h������d by both siilej. with this  kole aim and object in view. Hut the  electors reftiac to galvanize worth a  ���������������������������nt. It is hard to get the average  man to helieve that, Mr. Hill xn falling  over himself in his hurry l.o construct  a. short, competing line in Hrilish  Columbia, which is really intended to  compete, when he is one of the prime  movers in gigantic financial operation.-)  in the States, of which the object i.s  the elimination of the competition  factor from the railway bitumen of  the continent altogether. On the  other hand the C. P. R. with the  patriotic stop on fails to appeal to the  public with the force with which it is  intended that it should. People are  beginning to perceive more or Ie������s  clearly, but a, vast deal more clearly  now than they did ten months ago  that a "national highway" in   subject  the Creditors' Tru--t Deed*! Act, 11)01," that  John Vincent 1-crk", nf th������ City of Rcvelitokc,  in  lhe Province  of   British Columbia,  Hotel  Proprietor, has by .li'eo. n.-arlngdale the loth  daynl October,   A.II.. 18*11, assigned   all   his  real mid per*.onsl property, except as  therein  i mentioned to John Drinkwuter Sibbald, of llio  i *al>l   Cily   of K"vi*l������loki*,   General  Agent,  In"  i lnu.1 for tin* pur[*..**.* of yHtl"fylng   ratably an.l  pro|H,rtionKi������_-ly    and   without- prejudice    or  prlorliv. the cfi-dlir/r* of tne -.aid John Vln-  I'.-iil IVrks, the r\**-lgnor, and th** Mild  TriiMi-i.  ha*1 uiidi-rtiiteii the tru^o. created bv the said  -Red.  All p.-r.**"!!** having claliis RgaliMt the -mid  Juliii vim enl I'crk-ar** re*|iiir".t </n or before  llie i.-iitli -lay ol **.'nv.'i'it*-*r, A. li., I'.-ul, lo *.������>nd  to tii" *<aid I'nulee lull p������r'.l(*tilar*< of the *������itiiie  .���������     ,     .    , .    .,    .    , ,     ...     .. i d:il> TvrII1<*'l, togi'tli'T null the .-iirti*"iilar> of  111 u lira ted is that i if A. .I.h<*'<lt, mayor 1 <!ic *...(.,:rit>-. j.'auy, lii*M b> tln-m.  A SI)    NOTICE    IS    IIKI'.EI'.Y   OIVEN     Unit  afier ih" -nl"! tenili day of .'.uveniln-r, X'.ml, Uu*  al.I   Tru-tee   will   proceed   to   ���������ll-iri'outi*  111  ontuin.-an arlicleon the cnpperniiiiing  industry of Mii-hig.-m. Among other  pot Ira its.    with    will' h    111'!   article is  Notice to Co-Owners.  To .I.S. I'allci'son and all others I'htitiiiug  through li I in any interest lu llie i-lnlui-  hercliialter mentioned :  Hiiiler tin* Mineral Art, 181)7, and iniioiuliiu'iil-  ilierelo:  notice  is i!i*:iti*:r,v gives-  iimi wo, i*'.  Mi'Carly and II. .1. lioiiriie have performed nil  the ii'scsiiieiiiwiirk i>n the I'uirvicw, Belcher  Arabian, Victoria IV, Mnple Leaf, Khamrorl.  and Mammoth minernl claim*, situate in  Ground llog Basin, in lhc ItcvoMnke Mining  Jiivisioit uf Wesi Kootenav, located iu Align**!.  lSSH". anil recorded at i-'evelsloke on lhc :inl  September. IhlHl, and thnt.I.S. 1'allersoii, ihe  recorded owner of nu interest in tlie snid  mineral claim- bus neglected to do or pay for  hisshare of the iisscssiucni work for the vears  lSfl!), moil ami mill, and Ihnl miles-said ch'nrgc-  nre not paid within nlneivdiiys I'rom the lir-l  publication of thi- notice, we shall proceed to  record said delinquent iiiic.rc-t as provided bv  Section II of the Mineral Act Amendment Act",  1000. .  Hated at lievelstoke,   II. Cl,  September, l'JOl.  this 5th  day of  (tug ;  (M.J. Bourni-:  To Wme Gvi/ners-and Others  FOB SALE���������l-'ive (.I) second hfi"d Sullivan  Itock llrilis, the drill holes i'L, to " inches in  diameter, deptli 10 feet, mounted ov screw  coin inns complete with Hose, etc. These drills  are in lirst rate condition and are Minuted at  tlie Mine-! of lhe Toronid-.allooc!, 1,'old Iteefs  Coinpaiiyai. Ulloooi. Applv JCUriAR III.OO.M-  1-I12LU, llox 7*1:1, Vancouver.'Jl. O.       Nov. ;i-lc  SZOl^Llil  G-n^CWIfT  .    '   The very best on the "market today,  including:  Potatoes,       Ca.bte3.ge,   .  Carrots, Turnips,  ETC.,    ETC.,    ETC.  Also lirst quality of well cured  Timothy Hay  Send orders for same to  S.  D. CROWLE,  Kevelstoke, 11. C.  Ably furnished with the  Choicest the Market  affords.  BEST WINES, LIQUORS, CIGARS  Larg-e, Light bedrooms.  Rates $i a day,  ���������-^-=-Monthly^Ratc. "   "r ^-^_=���������-���������_  J. Albert Stone  Prop  CANADIAN  PACSRC RAILWAY  u  Effective October 111, I'll I  EAST30UND  WESTBOUND  8:20  17:10  of IliiiirociC, .Mich., whu Iiiik rr'-ciitly  bcrom'* intorMstrd, thrnii^h his con-  nimtiun u������ pi-cMclrnL witn thr Not-Ll������-  we������.l������Tii    Development,   SyiulirMf*,    in  imvr V>c:t iwizKtl with hirn uti'J Mint hn will  not I������fl ro-������pf������iiMtiI*������ HftL-r-Mil Jiitc- fur tl������c iMsct-*  ���������*.i (Kr'.rihc'***!. ������������r rm>- pirt f,her*foi, to any  p*'!"*"!!   <������~   por^fni-,   lirrn   or   iM.rjKirrt.tiou. of  thi* ruiulioi'iM! .-mil   Oyster   pi-oj)i>rti^*.- | ^-V-^v.'.,'CiJ>oif<-^l'll,U ''" ",,Kl1'" <lu;n U*vc  A Meelinir of the llrcdilor-i of the "aid John  ii'*cnt rcr'*'-i will   i*������2   held tl   lhc   oflice ol  in the l''i**h llivor fi f*c; milling j;olrl  caiii]). If. ms ihuilitl'-'sH will h.ij>j>en.  Mr. Hcdtt's :if:';oiint of his vi*=it to  NiPth Konteriiiy iipluccs sfiino nf the  hrijrhl, and hustling lMi.sinr.ss nnd rnin-  inj; of MiohiKiin's woiulerfnl cojipct*  camps, to take a, luinrl in the, ilcvi*lop-  ment of our locul icMomces, it will be  a piece of j^ood fortune for the district. Tlie ffKitAi.n knows thnt Mr.  Scott wus very favorably impressed  with what he .saw up here nnd if he  will pay ns a longer visit next year  we will take, up the river on the  Revelstoke and shew him some more  things that will further convince him  that there is an unparallclled field for  mining investment by the right, sort  of men in North Kootenay.  John UrinkwHter fiibbaM, First ***trc>*t. Kevel*  ������.nkc, llritish Columbia, on f-aturday, the  twcnty-iljclh day of ')i*tol-c*r. A. 1) , I'Jil, al the  hicir of luo o'i lock in llie aftf-moon.  Imt-.l atI'.evelitoke, B.C,  Ihi-i Villi  day of  Octol^r, A. Ii.. l'JOl.  J. M. SCOTT, rtevel'-toVe, Ii. (;.  ."ollcllor for the Trustee.  LOST.  A I'lacj���������Unlon Jack���������from the Open*. Flou*ie  on or about. January 2nd, 1W1. The flaa wai  used for the decoration of the Opera TfoiHe  for theTrainmen'.i Hall on New Year'1 Kve.  The finder will please return *iame lo IfKfu:.!-  oflice. Oct. 9���������tr.  NOTICE.  TAKK NOTIOE that r-0 dayi after date I  intend to apply to the Chief Cosimliiloncr  Af Lands and works for permlislon to cut and  carry away timber from the following described land*:  C'orniaericinc at a post marked Poj.er F.  Perry's southeast corner post situate about 2U0  feet from Scott Creek, thence went 40 chains;  tlicnce north ICO chains; thencecait-lU '���������halri*,;  ihcnce ������outh ICO chains, to the plae������ of commencement; containing CIO Acres.  KOC1KK F. PKRRV.  CioI'Jflelda, B. C, 0������t. 17ib,1901.      Nov. C-tf.  Passengers liookcU to .-til  Mastcrn, Canadian and U.S.  Coi nts.  Berths reserved on Atlantic  Steamers for passengers to  the Old Country.  Direct Steamer Service from  Vancouver to  CHJNA,  JAPAN,  AUSTRALIA,  ALASKA  Full   information and llustratcd  pamphlets furnished on.  '       ' ,. ii  application.  T. W. Bradshaw,      E, J. Coyle.  i'iiki*: iu;s ,mi*:i.:ts a i.i. thai vs.  KlItST  l'l,.\Sii   Art'O.M.MOIlA'l'lll.V.  IIKATWIi   ItV   HOT  AIII  I:|.'A.S(1NAI!I.|.'   IIA'I'IW.  Brown Sc, Guerin, Props.  KLK0TR10 r,l*:M���������S AN!) LKillT IN KVIOItV 110OM.  IIOltlil.Y  STIim-lT f'Ali  .MUMTS  A 1.1. 'I'llAINH.  11A11   \VI5r.l, KUI'PI.IKII   IIY  Till?  f.'IlOIC-R.*.'!'  WIXIW,   LKJlillltS  AS'll  CKiAKS   1!&I  m  p*"5l  PRIME BEEF.     PORK.     JV11J.T0W.     SAUSAGE.  FISH AND GAME IN SEASON. *  s*>v5  Uiili?-. ������L'*V^"i'*i^.^iV~'.3o-'iteta������^>w^i^  Agent  Iteretitoke.  A?sl������t. Gen.  Pa-mengcr JKent  Vancouver.  J.JML.WJJUMIIIIHI lu.l,L.|rB1T|  nn-win... i**i'...|..m^if-v  UliXLUitMXBSBjl  J'. O.  liOX 70(  Ti:i.i:s,]|cinki'N*o." IU I. ' '        .  The Prospectors' Exchasige  No. 5 k.-w.-c. block; nelson, b. c.  flold, Silver Lead anil Copper Mines wanted nt tho ������8yKxclinn(,.c.  l*'ree .Milliiif,' Uold i*ri>jiertle������ wanted a. once for JCastcrn Investors.'  Parties 'liiirlne ininini; property for sale are requested to send samples of their ore  to the Kxchange lor Exhibition.  All samples should be sum by express I'ropuld.  ���������Aililrn" all communications to  Gorrc.spnnil-.nce solicited.  DREW F. ROSENBERGER,        Nelson, b.c  If. fl. PARSON, l'reviileiit.  M. .1. O'BUIKN', MimitBlng Director  2Le Revelstoke Wine and Spirit Co.  Limited Liability.  WINES, LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  Manufacturers of ACME BRAND AERATED WATERS  GENERAL COMMISSION MERCHANTS.  Campbell Avenue.  REVELSTOKE  Steam Laundry Co.'y.  Revelstoke,  B. C.  DM  j A Challenge  We challenge anyone in  Revelstoke to give substantial reasons for supporting Chinese laundries  In exchange we offer to  give i o good reasons why  Chinese laundries should  not be patronized.  THE CITY EXPRESS  E. \V. II. Paget, Prop.  Prompt delivery of parcels,' luiKgHgc, elt.  to any part ol the city  Any Kind of Transferring  Undertaken  BUKER & SAXTON,  Proprietors.  i  All orders left at K. Jf. Smvthe's Tnliiuro  Kloru, or hy Telephone Xo. 7 will receive prompt  attention.  * Jas. I. Woodrow  BUTCHER  Retail Dealer in���������  Beef, Pork, *'  Mutton, Etc,  Fish and Game in Season....  All orders promptly filled.  CornKeirH?l?rBeIe������t8s. BBYBM8F0KB, B.flf.  FRENCH  RESTAURANT  On Front Street, Is again open to  the public. Meals served at all  hoars.  A. REBUCHE8E,       -       -       Prop.  Express Delivery  All   orders    left   at   W.   M.  Lawrence's   will    be    promptly  attended to.  5|  4  i  -H. Cook. /  AA  "���������"fll*.-****.**1 ...JMJ|irMlH..lJlfftl  mrnno������*m:vj...jjxini*j������i-nu ,iju.,,i.i.. m.������t v,Mitji^mn~rzcTrr-rrrTra'yrrr: taa-EjaaiaaagaBimrs  nmHuimnmum m.m.m.1  AlUMriBAi.n J.SCOTT, Hancock, Midi.  PHTUK r,Ai\IONT. Nelson, si. g.  (���������HARLRS II. HTrUAVKLI,, Nelpon, B.C.  .IAMBS A. aiAf-ilSIS, ltev.-lstoke, 13. (!.    "  BOARD OF DIRECTORS.  J)R. (I. A. H. HALL. Nelson, B. C.  .1, FRED HUME, Nelson, B. C  JAMES P. IJYKHS. Trail, 11. C.  J. 0. T. OROKTS, Nelson,. H. (!.  SAMUEL M. BUYDHRS. Ni'lson, li. ('.  A. F. ROSENBERG Jilt, Nelson. B. U.  E-  1  sTfl A h\ ������ IIP BIT"  a a HY HI  Hal Un   V    5       J     fi E.  incorporated unfe'er the Laws of British Columbia.  iu L  Capital: $1,000,000 m 1,000,000 Shares,  Par Value $1 Each.  fflfqYfn'.-'ri**-*. ry/tfrrSTTiVn X������.7SF.F7ZJZri Tr"r.--Tf-r|rp')j n"w m  ALL TREASURY STOCK.     NO] PROMOTER'S AftD WO PREFERRED STOCK.  Cambourne Group, 8 Claims.   Oyster Gpas  Loc;tted_in  thel'ree Cold  Fish  kiver Camp,  Lardeau Mininy Division,  British Colli in bi::  s  H������ Qo  ���������, T-iwryrMtf.y-.jrrjJMr-r:  |   ^"F3  200,000 Shares, Now Offered at 50 Gents Per Share.  In view of the splendid showings of both high and low grade ore ancl the unrivalled facilities for the economical  developing and working ofthe properties, it is confidently expected that, not only will the present issue of stock be sold  quickly, but no more will rbe offered at less than  par.  Address all  inquiries  for information, or applications for stock  to  Official Broker,  Revelstoke, B. C.  SECRETARY.  9     P. O. BOX TOO, NELSON, B. C.  LEGAL  fM.SCOTT   il  A��������� M..I1.  Ilnrrister,      Pnllellor,    Notary    Public,   Etc.  MeKciizii' Avenue, Kevelsioke Station.  Monev tu lonn.  J-JAUVEY, M'CAltTE'-i & 1'ISKIIA.M  Burr Ik tors. Hnlicltors, ICte.  Solicilors for Imperial Untile of Clanatla.  I'lMiipiitiv fn nils lu lonn tits percent.  I'mm Si'i:i:i:t, itevel.tokublHiion, H. C.  CHURCHES  .Mtniionisr iiiuni'ir, iu:vi:i.stoke.  I'reiichliiL' services nt 11 n. :n. and 7:30 p. in  Class inueiniK nl llie close ol tlio morning  service. f-ublmlli School and Uilile Class at USUI  Wceklv I'rnvur Meeting every Weclnesilny  eveuini; nl 7:Wi. The public nre con-liiilly  Invited,   heats irec.  Uev. C. I.ad.neii, Pastor.  sr. niTi'ii s riii'ituii, anoi.icak.  I-l^lil n in , llolv ICiicharisi; 11 a.m., ma ns,  '.ilany nnd sermon (Holy Knehnrist lirsi Suii-  ilav in the month); '-!::io Sunday si'liool, or  children's service; 7;;)i) Evensong (eliorul) and  siMmon. llolv Hays���������The Holy Kueliarls; Is  celebrateil al 7 a.m. or 8 a.m., as announced,  llolv llapilsm lifter SuiidnyScliool nt'.IMfl.  c. A. PliocilMCit, Iteelor.  i'i'.i:siiVTF.itiA.s- cnuncir.  Service everv Siindny at 11 n.m. and 7;".0 p.m.  In ������ liIt-li nil nro weleoino.     Prayer meellii*,* nl  8 p. in. everv Wedne-day.  UKV. iv. c. CAI.iillli, Pastor.  1'OMAN  CATHOLIC Clltll'.CII.  Muss   at lti::io n. in.,  on   Ilrst,  teeond  nnf  fourth .Suiiilii*.*, In llie month.  ItKV.   KATIIEll   THAYEK.  *   Me.'ilu;  Sticet.  .SALVATION   A1IMV.  ; every nltflit Iii their Hall un Front  SOCIETIES.  Gold Range Lodge K. of P.,  No. 20, Revelstoke, B. C.  Meets every "Wednesday in  Oddfellows' Hull .US o'clock  Visiting Knights invited.  L. II. Buck. 0.0.    :    :   :   :   :   :  K. I!. H. Lkwis, K. of H. Si ti.  LOYAL ORANGE LODGE No. 1658.  Ki'Kiilnr meeting.s are held In the  Oddfellow's Hull on the Tlilril l*"ri-  ilny of each mouth, at 8 p.m. sharp.  Visiting brethren corillallr Invited  THOS. STEED, W.M.  W. G. BIRNEY, Kec.-See.  u  AI.OIIIBALO.'.I. SCOTT, President,.  PKTKK LA.MOXT, Treasurer.  OFFICERS.  rill. G. A B. HALL. Vice-Pri'sid.-nt  A. F. ROSENBERGER, Secretary  **a������i������'������ir^wnTCiiCT������*r������iiwre*.Tig^A^^ WW-WPHL-IU-'���������_������������������ l-HMBII  A.'H. HOLDICH..  ANALYTICAL CHEMIST  AND ASSAYER.  I'.ovnl Pclionl of Mines, London.    Seven  vears  nl  Morfn   Works,  Swansea.     17   years  (lliiel  Chemist   to Wi^nn Conl and  Iron Co.,   Eng.  I.ute Cliemisi nnd As.-a-.er, Hall Mines, I.til.  Claims examined and reported upon.  'Ferguson. B.C.  WANDERiN  VEIGI  tf������  THE TOWNSITE OF  IS NOW ON THS MARKET  ry% BUY BET-ORE YOU SLEEP.  Z    CIRCLE CITY i.s thc Terminus   ofthe   proposed    Railway   already   surveyed  via the Lardeau Creek with fork to that point.  CIRCLE CITY  is beautifully situated at the base of  the Lardeau Pass,  Galena  and  Surprise Creeks.  ���������   CiRCLE CITY  is- absolutely   surrounded    by    Mining   Properties   now   under  ���������.-    ���������-_���������'-     -       ���������Development.  -~  -��������� - -- ��������� .     .         ---.*���������  SEND FOR PARTICULARS AT ONCE  TO THE GENERAL AGENT, -  Gk B. BATHO.  J Ferguson, B. 0.  Revelstoke ��������� -  Studio..,.  Is now open for business.  MONDAY,   WEDNESDAY   Am  SATURDAY,  Hours:     10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Ladies requiring portraits taken  of themselves or their children  are requested not to wear white  dresses or have much white  material round thc neck.  Come and sec my local views,  cloud effects, telephoto views,  pictures of the moon, etc.  Thunderstorms and blizzards  will be added as 'opportunity  occurs.  Wright Porritt  ���������l***4**'>'l'*t*'i'***t'i''l**>*.tv*'i'i'*i''r'l*t  ������ PELLEW-HARVEY, |  ���������BRYANT-&--CitMAN~������  Mining Engineers ������  and Assayers, %  VANCOUVER, B.C.      Kstablislied 1S0O    (*?  *   ($>  A8SAY WORK OF ALL DESCRIPT5GNS  UNDERTAKEN.  Tests maile up to 2,01)0lbs.  A specialty made ol chucking Pinelter   S  Pulps. ^  gs     Samples from the Interior bv mail or  *���������-'  exprews prompily ill tended to.  Corrt.sooiKlcnt.c soli cited.  " VANC0UVEri~B7cI ^  ���������f*I"T"I'*1"f*f'F*l"l"I**I**f'*T'*l*'T"T"H*'T**I-*V*H"f.f.  Red Hose Degree meets second and fourth  Tuesdays of eneli month; White Rose Degree  meets third Tuesday of eneli quarter, in Oddfellows Hull.   Visitinu brethren welcome  WM. WATSOX, HY. EDWARDS,  President. - Secretary.  0  H. EDWARDS  , TAXIDERMIST.  DEER HEADS, 11IRDS, Etc. MOUNTED,  1'urs Cleaned nnd Po*-airctl.  JUST EAST OE  1'RESRYTERIAN CHURCH;  Third Street.  Certificate of Improvements  ���������ustoticze.  ��������� Gold IIIII lliuernl Claim, situate in the  Revelstoke .Mining .Llvisioii of Kooienay Dis-  lncl.  Wliere Located: In Ground Hog Basin, on  .MeUullougli Creek.  TAKE NOTICE that I, C. B. Hume, Tree  Miner's CeriiliLiiie Nu. B, 4789'J, intend, sixty  iini.* li-uiii toe mite heieof, lo apply to tliu  Jii'inng Kecouler lor acertiliente ol Improvement-, for the purpose of obtaining a crown  Urnnt of lhe nbove rliilui.  Ai.d luither tnke notice that action, under  Set'iioii  :i7, must be ciiiiiineiiced  before    llie  issunnvu ol such Certillcnie ol  Improvements.  Puled lhis uh dnv ol September, 1S������1.  C. It. HUME.  Oct. 11���������u  '  How they are   Rounded  Up by  the Car Accountant.  Tlio ear iiLTniiiitiint. is. ;t ' typit'.'il "'���������-  slitnce uf ilt'i'i-IopiiH'iit. in llu- L'.iilioail  liiisiiipss* In llu* .���������.���������uly il.iys lie tl iti not,  exist. Tin* mpi'i iiiLumlt'iiL \v:i*. st:p-  ]>osi>il to know in ii -ji'iwr.il wny wh.-iL  w.is liuiii}^ ilniii; willi the coiiipiinv's  fill's. 'l'!ll! < UStlHIl iv.is, loi'l.iiluinds lo  c i ry tluoiiLfh l'i*L'i*;lit n*. I'nr .is the enil  ol' tlioii* own linos in llieir own l-.u>.  Thun ii, wns UMiistVi'ivii lo tliu cm-s ol"  Lhu l'iii'cij;ii Iini*, inul so -issi-uuil on tlie  next bliiKu to its ilestiiiitLion. .So much  lime, howovi'r, w.is lost in milking the  ti-ansl'i-'is ih.iL Lhu nucils of sliipp.'l's  furci'il upon tliu r,iilii):i'la ;i ilep.iitinu  wlliell hns now Ih>l'OIiic llu-ir <;c'iu:inl  cnsLoni. K.iilin.'iils pi'imit nil lotuloil  fill's to i?o ihi-oiitrh lo tliL'ii-destination  wiLhouL " liiinsfi't- uiui allow one  inioLhei' a cei lain sum foi* lhe use  ol'tlii'cats. This li'sult:- in s-caltci-iii).  I.hu i,-ii's ur the (lil.Vienl loail.s ovei-  every si.'ftinn ol'Li'.ifk in llu* cuunliy.  Il pioiliiL'i's (lie I'Xti.niiilinaiy pioees������-  ions of many coloii'tl Lniveleis fiom  tlistatiL luiuls lhat ili-light, the eyes of  yor.nysleis   at a l'liiliuiul cios-iiiK.  In llitioiy the ems ,ive permitted to  run lhi'Oiii;h over riiiL'igii roads to  Lheir destiuiilion ou the condiLion lhaL  on lheir an ivai Ihey r-hall he unloaded  promptly ,-ii.d .-(ailed on the leliun  hoine. 1 u practice tlu- frci^hL a^'enL  ia apt to use the c.iis that, are tnosL  h.inily repaid less of their ownership.  An agenLiii .Minneapolis would hardly  think l.wici* hel'orc (Illint; 'up a. M-iinc  CenLrnl I'leighl e.-ir wilh a c-on-si*^n��������� n<������������������ nt  for iManiLoh.i. 'J'he at^eiiL al M.milolia  would noi suil'er a pant; of fonseience  whiiii he found himself slutting the  same Maine car with a cargo of supplies for Waco, Tex. Thus are liegun  wanderings of a carlo which, if it wei e  not for the eai accountant and his  memoranda, there would sometimes  he no end.  11 i.s liy no means easy to hrin��������� the  wanderers home. When the Maine  Central's car accountant learns from  his repoi Is I hat his car is lieinp. unduly  knocked aliout on >��������� fiireifcn rn.idi-, his  first news is that it has spent two  weeks in lhe yards at Minneapolis.  A tracer i������ at once lorwauled to Lhe  ti'iuispot'l.-ilion dcnarlmenl of the  railroad which is helieved to he hold-  in j? lhe. ear. By this time Ihe em- is on  its way to Manitoba. A tracer follows  it there, but with the similar resole  of lindinfr that the car has been  dispatched for the southwesl. A letter  to the company operating the line out  of Waco brings an nnsivev to the  ell'ect tliet it is erippieel and litis been  run into Lhe shops for repairs or that;  it lins been loaded again, in which case  the company promises politely to  unload it and send it home immediately. Then the car is promptly switched  oil' on n branch Iinu, for some local  consignee and is not heard of again  except by lhe needy agent who captured it, until it turns up in :i tail end  collision in the stale of West Virginia.  Luckily it is not ti bii injured and is  able to conl'nue its wa-ulerinirs. pin-  sued by moie and more vigorously  worded. correspondence, umil somebody sends it home.��������� Ainslia's Maga- .  Kine. ���������  The Canoe River. Route.  The more one looks into the matter  tiie greater becomes* the conviction  that Iho cheapest and easiest route  into the Jloi-aeUy gold fields is by way  of Revelstoke aud the Columbia, and  C.inoe rivers. Prom lhe wagon road  from Ashcroft to Caiihoo the distance  to he traversed to the new ground is  70 miles, the whole of which would be  'dead work" so lo speak, as crossing a  country already prospected and taken  up. From tlie Canoe river to the same  place is not more than SO miles, every  inch of which is through a country of  lhe highest possible promise to tbe '  placer prospector, being directly on  the  line_ between .the  famous .pl-icer.  -*0  Certificate of Improvements  3STOTIOE.  tin  ANDRAILWAY MEN'S JOURNAL.  PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SATURDAY.  L  Successor to li. .Icnldns,  Miiimrni'lnrcrs of-  FINE BOOTS AND SHOES  Repairing of Boots, Shoes  and Harness, a Specialty.  Is in a position to give as good value for the  money expended, either for advertising- space in  its publication or for Job Printing1, as can be given  by any other house of the kind in British Columbia. Write for Samples of Printing. All work  turned out promptly. One price to all. No job  can be too large or too small for THE H1QRALD.  OPPOSITE HERALD   Or?!CS.  GAL!  FIRST CONSIGNMENT WILL  ARRIVE FRIDAY.  "0. K." Mlniiiiil Claim, situate in tlie  Heiel.-iuke Miniii_* Plvl.-lon ol West Kooienay  Ills! i ict:  Where localeil:���������In fjronnil Ho*/ Itnsln, on  .MeCllllollgll (JreeU.  TAKK NOTICK llnil I. Charles IM.iii.liiuirl:  of Ki-M-lstuku. I* ree .Miner's llortlll.'nie Xo. II  1111*0,inien.I, s].\ly itiiys irom Die ilale hereof,  lo ii|i].ly lo the .Milling liei order Ior a f.'erllll-  I'nle oi' liii|>riivi.|iii.|its. for the purpose of  iililalnliiK a Crown liruiil ol  lhe above eltilin.  Ami further mice millri' thai net Ion imiler  Seeiloii :i7. imisl he i-omniem-eil liefore llie  Issiiiinee of siieli Cei'tilieaie of Improvement"-.  Iialeil this Mb (lay of August, A.I)., l'JOl.  AliKlTUni ' t.'llAS*r. I.IKD.MA11IC.  FARWELL   ESTATE.  The [choice lnml north of traf k,  livlwiM'ii Tapping's nnd J.oiik'h. uill  he Mibrth i<lod Tor, hale us hooh as  jiosi^ihle. i  G. M. SPROAT,    VICTORIA,0 B.'c.  I', tl. 111).*:, i'ii,.  TIME TABLE  S. S. ARCHER OR S. S. LARDEAU.  per ion.  Placb your orders at once in time  for the November storm.  J. C. HUTCHISON,: first street  RiuiniiiK between Arrowheail, Thomson's  Lamliiif; unil Comaplix, eoiiimencinK October  Hill, _.K)1, will.sail as lollows, wcallier permitting:  LoaviiiR Arrowhead for Thomson's Lamling  ami Comaplix  twieedaily���������10k. and 15k.  Leaving Comaplix anil lliomson's Landing  for Arrowhead twice daily���������7:15k and 12:43k  Making close connections with all C. 1'. 11.  Steamers and Trains.  Theowncrs rc-ervc the right to change times  of sailings without notice.  The Fred Robinson Lumber Co., Limited  wanted. 0  Wanted immediately a Cook and Waiter  Wages JJO and ?.'.-> respectively. Applv M.M  Buchanan, Feudragou Hotel, Camborne, octoe  gruvi-ls of Cariboo and the* scarcely  less reninrk;ib!c creeks of the Bit.; l-tontl  And there is no coiiip:irison in Llie en**e  with whicli supplies cnn be tnken up  Uie river ami Lhe slow anil p.iit>ful  process of gelLitif*; Lliem in by road.  The business men of Revelsloke can. if  they choose, seciuea good proportion  of llii*. trade, which i.s certain lo follow  next spi ing's .-.tnmpi-di* inlo the new  KolilliuiiU,  Accident in the Trail Shops.  Joseph T. Hall, n youiij^ iniin employed in thi* ear shop- on Smeller  hill. Trail, met with a -iie-i-Jfu.' accident .Sunday nitjiit which may result  in the lim of a le^. Th.-- iiiifni-t.ttii.-iK"  yi)iiiij^ fellow was riding; nn thu footboard of Lhe t-nniiii' a.- it v.'.i*, bfin*^  .shunted into the round hous-i*. when  in .some wav tho door clo-ed and  caught Hal!. That lie wa*. not crushed  to death wa.s a miracle. As it wa-.  the ritflit leir wa.-, I.'ner.tled die.td-  1'iilly. lie was taken to the ln\-.pilal.  where every efVorl ha*- been made lo  save I.he limb and thus fm*. there is no  certainty lh.it ho will low* it, 'Die  young man is from Suiirisville, Ont.,  and had arrived from Kcvel.-toke only  a few dav.s before the accident.  ������*������������S������8������-H@S������������������  GO TO.  Lauder's Bakery  For everything Fro,-h* antl Now  #  FRIJIT CAKK        MADEIRA CAKE  BI'OXGE CAKK     SCOTCH CAKE.  I.ADY KI.VGEKS    MACCAROONS  L'URItANTBUNS IilXNEK ItOI.LS  I'UFr TAJ-TRY     I'lES.  TARTI.ET.5 RCSKS for infants  OUR SPECIALTY:     DECORATEO CAKES.  Prompt deliverv to anr partof town  . LAUDER'S BAKERY.  >vS#^S@ *4*.|,^,4*'l"i**I"t'I**l*^"l"t^4"l*4"l*'I"i"t"i'i"l"i'  fr  fr  fr  fr  *  andii lot of  B :nitiful dislies 4.  " JAPAN'!' SIC," have just  been peiic! up   at  x Canada Drug & Book Co Z  I RKVJiLSTOKli. *  fr Japaeesc N'apkins always in fr  $    stock ���������,15c. per hundred.  fr  f ***********. ',.***********  Tliere are three tiling*;  qu tinted wilh our  DRH.SSGOODS.  QUALBTY !  MARRIED  Hixisun -Uami'uhi.i.���������In Si. Peter's  ehurcli, hy Rev. (!. A. Procunier on  the 7lh insl., .John lv Hooson of  Uosisland, lo I\Iiss I'liristina Cani]i-  liell of Los-sic .Monlh, Cromartyshire,  Scotland.  BORN.  UiiAijMiiAW���������On Nov. 17th. to .Mr.and  -Mr.-. T. "W. I'radshaw a daughter.  Hkdstijii.m���������On the 17lh inst., lo Mr.  and .Mrs. (Ins lledslrout a son.  *,( illlioru.  Notes of News.  liciiieuibcr Lhe Thanksgiving Supper  in the opera hou.-e.  The Kpwurlh League are having a  social on .Monday evening nexl. Admission III cents.  t-Viiiik l''ielz, who ha.s lieen employed  at lhe. Kvn mine, Kish Creek, returned  home on Monday night.  F. II. Young, ofthe linn of Reid A.Young, returned on .Monday Irom a.  business visit lo the Lardeiiu.  A, P. Mahei'ly. representing the  Dominion Publishing Co., of Hamilton, Out., was in town on Monday.  E. C. Kromey   was   in   lown yesterday from Golden, wliere lie i.s huildinu:  a vault I'or llie Columbia  River   Linn  Iier Co.  The lumber for finishing up the  sidewalk between the City hotel and  the post ollice will be on the ground  today.  A turkey supper in the opera house,  Thanksgiving niglil, Nov. 2Sth under  the auspices of lhe Ladies'Aid of Hie  Presbyterian church.  R. Gordon has completed the work  of installing the hot air furnace in tbe  post oflice, with a marked effect in the  comfort, of the office.  There will be a meeting 0:1 Friday  night next at Brown's tobacco store in  the interest of a junior hockey club.  All interested please attend.  JM. M. Biicliannan and Mrs. .Buchan-  111111 came up from Camborne last night  ���������    en   route 'to   California,  where   tbey  will spend tlie winter.  T The Rev.ilsioke Furniture Co. are  offering a handsome present, tr. be  given to the largest cash purchaser of  furniture during the next JO days.  Astonishin.  whtcn astonish  Uto*>e  unac-  sto-k   of    i~ P-TO-DATE  BSAUTY  FRICE!  They wear well, look well, and are easy to buy.  We sell our Carpets m.ide and  laid, and ensure  p2rfe;t (it anJ prompt service.  If   Falling   Prices  could be heard,     our   Store  \v_v.ikl seem like tlie C. P. R.  shops.  O.ir ME.vJ'S F-X-tNISHIN J3 are complete and  up-u-date.  OirBJjr. AV.l-SMJSS are well sold and  sjI.I right.  Pick oat any an J every article you admire or  de-iire in our Store and yo.i'll bi surprised and  g.-.itifieJ to learn thi p.-iee ��������� \T j .slielf-worn, shop-  w ).-;i, lefi-o/ers. All \;w, all Stylish, all of  Gjj.1  O.i.ility, at  TAYLOR & GEORGE'S  men require all sons antl  conditions of medicine. We  have die very best for each  man's need. The weather  necessitates attention to the  health, and many simple  remedies there are which we  can g"ivc vou, saving you,  perhaps, a severe illness.  Wake Up  AND  HK10  GUV  'I'll I*: BARGAINS  BAIMIKK'S IN  AT  G. F. CURTIS,  The Druggist.  TAYLOR Ill.OCK.        -      - MeKenzie Ave  e  m  ���������rn  Cf  <m  iil^t-  . C. PERMANENT LOAN AND PAVINGS CO. stuck fur Sale  nt its pur viilue of .flui) |ior ^linre. witli 11 ]ii'eitutini ef ..2". j������er -hiiro. 'Linstock i- nou etirnin^ it |ieriiuiiieiit .Iivlilend 111' Ki^hi j.ei'eenl. pel milium,  nutt i.*- tin itli-nliiiely Mile investment ntiUiulile ilieei'iliinii'v inici*e**i rntcs.  Thi** Mock litis risen i'roni .fll'ti per Sluice in .liuiiinry li.iih In ?ltl'������ at the  jiii'-i-nt tune, mul will without dnulit be ������������������.null ..Kilt Iii une yem* fn*i>i tin:  i'l'i.'*.1*'!! time. '1'he iisvets of tlie IJuinpiinv lnive in*ji*eii**cil from *. il.i,70:t. 1:1 nt  liei'i'inbur :11st, IMS, id over*. Inn,itoil.uti m'llie prc-cnl time.  AKo CLASS C Ai'iiuiiiiiliitivK Kioek���������$10 per nionili invesle.l in 1I1N  stock will he worth .���������floiju.llli in ciy.il yeiii.*.. I'igiire out your prulii for  \uiii\seli".  1 ownsite  XVe are. offering special   inducemL'uts   In  inuchasars  of Luis  for the balance of the year.  VFRV liA.SV TELOLS Ol'' PAYMENT.  The legal firm of MeCarter, Harvey  Si Pinkham will open an ollice in  Ferguson this week with A. M. Pinkham in charge. H. Parhain is going  into the ollice in"town..  The inilitia\lcpartiuent would like  to get the names of all members uf  Strathcona's Horse, who received  medals from the King, in order thai,  the clasps may be forwarded   to them.  .1. O. Bradley, brother of E. A.  Brail ley, manager of the Duquesne  Co's placer properties on Smith creek,  arrived in lown from Cape Nome on  Thursday and registered at the  Victoria.  The date of the Victoria Cottage  Hospital ball has been fixed for tbe  evening of Jan. 24lh. tJ The names of  the ladies founing the different  committees will be published in  .Saturday's issue.  Yesterday's No 1 bad on two ear  loads of bluejackets, destined for thc  AVarspite and other ships of tbe  ���������Pacific- squadron.���������--There���������were-1 lS-in-  all on board and they left Chatham on  the 2nd.  Ernest Byrnell, driver for Bourne  Bros, is conlined to his bed from the  effects of a .-train to tlu* heart,  incurred while doing some heavy  lifting. Ile is reported resting easier  this morning.  Malcolm Beaton has left for the  Okanagan valley to purchase horses,  lie lias secured  a   contract   from   tlie  The Survey About Completed  ���������Some Particulars About the  New Camp.  Mr. Deveroatix-, P.L.S., of Comaplis.  was in town on Saturday lasl. -Mr.  Beveretiux is busy surveying llie new  townsite of Goldiields in liu* F,z\\  Creek free milling gold camp. The  side lines were all run last week and  at present, he Is laying out tin* si.reel.-i.  The streets will have a width of IV  feet and the lots will be SUxlOU iVel.  The location for the new bridge, ai-rnss  Fish Creek has been surveyed and the  townsite owners will get. out ilie  timber for ils cousLriictinii this  winter. The. bridge will likely lie  constructed beforo the snow leaven iu  the spring. Goldiields has a splendid  site aud should be a popular point lor  supply distribution for Hie many  excellent properties lying right ���������''! il**  doors. The following Irom lhe I./11-  deaii Eagle will ha ol" .interest 10 the  Fish Creek prospectors nnd miner.*.,  particularly in regard In lhe li! 1 -11>ts  smelter which will likely be built iiest  suiiimer:  "Townsiles are legion in the .Fish  Creek camp, among *.*. hieh is Goldfields  now being suivevfii and placed on the  market. Goldfields pn.-sesses live  owners. lt is located just above  Camborne on the opposite side of Fish  Creek at the inoul.li of Menhenick  Creek, surrounded by many of the  camp's best gold properties. The  owners intend bridging Fi.-h Creek at  once. An hotel aiul a store will be  built at early spting. The owners  are also making a bid lor one ot (."nas.  \V. McCros.-an's -20-ton Vulcan furnaces, which Mr. McCrossan is likely  Lo concede to. Goldtield.- is worth  keeping an ere on."  m  Real Estate, Insurance & Financial Agents, Revelstoke  Watches, CBocks, Etc.  1344* Rodgers Bros.' Flat Ware.  SPECIALTY .  WATCH REPAIRING  'Viy.tf-.^.^^^S'**^*****^'^^  I JOHN D.'SIBBALD^^^b  fr  REAL ESTATE  ( c. p. |{. TOWNPITK,  ) MAIIA TOWNSITI*:.  Cimii'lii I'oriiiiiuent it Western  OhiiikIh .\lorti;ii*;i* ('orpnriUion.  Letter From Col. Steele.  A letter has been received fiom  Lieut.-Col. Steele in which that officer  gives some interesting information  about himself. He s-iyn that lie is well  and likes the service. He first torn*  iii iind ed_D" Di visrntfTTf- Brrcii_if--Po-.vTii Fs-p-  Mounted Police. "2..7K) men. and a few  months ago a second division w.i.������  added to hi.**, command. Willi the  exception of a couple of C'.ui.ulian  officer*., both divisions are (nnipo*-ed  of English.nen, and Col. Steele linds  Ihem a splendid lot. Hi-mei! did the  scoiiliiig in advance of IVI. Ki-ke-  wicii's last siicee-sful ihoviik'hI. Col.  Steele and his couiiiiand aie now concentrated in Pretoria, and In; occupies  Mr. Kruger'.*, hou-e ns his headquarters  NOW is tbe time to make  Your Stove Purchases.  We have a        o  Splendid Line of  AT  RIGHT PRICES.  Ered Hubiiison Lumber Co., Comaplix. j wril ing  ihe  lettei  (who have large G.P.I!,   orders  to  (ill); verandah.  10 supply 2,.m0i"/0 feet of logs,  Lo  be -     -  cut on   Fiih   river   limits   comprising  the ranches of Mes-rs.  ISeaton,   Thorn  son aad liurbridge.  the   In-loiital  Hugh .MacplifM-son of Trout Lake  City is in town today. The C. P. It.  ureslii'ds at Tronl l^ake are nearly  euiiipleteil. Thc    graders   on   Ihe  I-ardeau branch are all working on !hc  la-.t three miles below the. lake and  cabins and store houses are being  erected, as if the intention is to keep  fin with the work.  Platform for Borden  A. .1. Andrew.-, ex-mayor of Winnipeg, ha.s addre.-sed nn open letter to  JL L. Borden. M. P., leader of t.he  Dominion opposition. Mr. Andrews  sees but litl le difference between tlie  I wo pari ies of Loday. and urges Mr.  Bordon to adopt a 'platform which iy  outlined in his Idler, the chief plank  being government ownership.   (,  Lucky Joe.  .Jos. Golflieb. locator of Lhc Lucky  .'loe and Kaise;* "Wilhelin claims near  Comaplix was in town yesterday.  The Lucky .loe is a. free, milling gold  and Kaiser Wilhelin a silver lead  proposition. His visit to town was  witli a view of forming a joint stock  company to work these Jirojiertion.  FINANfTAT-ic  1 i-twa-l 'VvAia.lv   } uquiinijiu .*,*,vin**s Conn nml Uuililin;; Association  INSURANCE!   <'���������"���������-*'**-���������  Guardian Kire.      .Mercantile ..'ire.  leiloiiiiiii KI re.  Alius Fire.  COAL FOR .SAL  t linperiiii i*irc. i.uii  ���������? Ctiiiuditiii Kire. llu!  I C'liiieileraiiati I.ile.  .IIOUSKS FOR SALli AND RBNT."  ,A^������������_Revelstoke Station.  >r*  1*  .1*  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  *  fr  fr  fr  fr  fr  n-  a-.  ���������v&&9Pj^LWJh&.P-.er.PPPP&P.W&PP.tt  IrHS   FEK.FEOT   XDZ^ESS---������*������������cs������^ *     #  Many   men   have    many ^  -���������    minds in thc matter of dress W  ���������hut Lhe dictates of fashion ^  SSrYour P-tiro:! 13;i Solicited  # The Art'   Tailor  must be considered. W>  Wn make thc clothes yoii ������  want, correct in style, ofthe W  hest material, ancl in a fault- W>  less manner.' '    .    *  ������  There's   real   distinctive- W>  ness   in   thc   garments  wc������  make. ������  Our stock is the largest *Ip  and best assorted in the city  @)  IB.   GRBSSMA 1ST,     9  Mackenzie   Ave. ^,  J".  A fuirLine'of  Hardware and Paints  arc also  in  stock.  . -  ur Stock of Oroceri  Are, as Usual, F/ash and CompletE.  RWB'Jm-,v**wlBHrmMrwrjmM..ym.u f  BLINDS, CURTAIN POLES. TRIMMINGS, PICTURIO MOULDS^  ������c-H������li.v-=(-3n biiiot���������ftfaking^lJ:liolsrering,-'-Pictiii'e-Fi',,i"niingr_PolisMring.''  and all kinds of repairwork.  UNDERTAKING.  Colliiis made at a few hours' notice.    Finished in either Wnliiul,  Clu'iiv.  Black Cloth or .Polished Oak. at EAHTKRN PRICES.  it*:,-TIIRI'Jl-; YEARS EXPERIENCE AT TIIE BUSINESS.  "REVELSTOKE    FURNITURE   CO'Y.  Molybdenite Found on Pitt Lake  The Coluuilii.in lepoils I hediiC'ivery  of a large body of molybdenite on St.  Paul inouiitain. rie.ir i'ii I Liik*-, close  to New Westminster. Th" ore carries  about IS per cent, of molybdenum.  The parties iuleic-Led have received  information from Lhe Dcp.ii tment of  the (ieologii-nl Survey nl. Oltawa thai  molybdenite running Til per cent, of  molybdenum is wort b about **S2.y) per  Ion and lb.it the use- of molybdenum  for special steel uianuf.it (.ore is lucre ising and iiif-n'i-i*;.-- have been made  at Ottawa, by Europe 111 f'nms wi-hing  to iniike pin chases of the ore.  The Scott Group  Geo. Johnson, one of Lhc owners of  I.he very promising Scott group,  located on Goat ���������iioiiotaiii. in tbe Fi-b  Greek camp was in town yesterday  and left for Thomson's Landing this  morning. The work on the Scott  group this year showed up a large vein  of rich r.i'rbon il.es and high grade  galena, which next vear the owners  will ship lo Hie smelter. II. Poirier  accompanied Mi. Johnson to town.  Mr. Poirier is interested in Ihe pio-  perties adjoining the Srof.t group  upon whicli ii lot of work has been  done shewing up well in galena and  gold ore.   |(  SHIPMENTS  Of Ore Made  Recently  Whic  it is Expected Will Break the  Record for Richness.  ,  Lance Ilillsnan was down list week  from tiie floiseshoe where the work  i.*t proceeding with the utmost, satifuc-  tinr-.. The eios-sciit recently intersected  a vein well niiner-ili'/fd which they an*  iiuiv following lo'-vords the ore chute  exposed on the surface. Two shipments  I,nve lieen made from this hill'within  the Insl fortnight, one frtiin lhe  Unified f>rouse and (he other from  I he IIor-Kshoe. 'fhe ore i.s from veins  running parulell and a thousand feet  or so dislaiit fiom each other and  itggreg.ile about 15 tons. Both  properties are remarkable for the  richness of lhe Ore contained within  Lheir houndarii.*. so it is likely that  the smeller returns, when oblainablo  will establish n new record for the  value or shipments from the Lardeau.  So fur the highest is over ,%'JOO lo the  ton and the lowest something over  $|00.-Eiig!e.  ���������Green Prunes at C. B, lliiine &  Co.'s. '.  ! Card of Thanks.  .Sincere thanks are hereby tendered  to the ladies nei ing on behalf (,f St.  Pelei-'s church for tl'ioir kindnes in  collecting funds, and acknowli d *���������<������������������  luenl is made, of the receipt of thi: I. ���������-  one dollar.'.  Signed Mus, Phaciii:',*.  Kevel-toke. Noi-. IHIh, l!)l)|.  Notice  To om laigfst cash 1. uslomer, for the  next Len day*, ending Sal iiidny. Nov.  .'Will, we will give one handsome  cenfre table fir any oilier article we  have got tfi Lhe. saine value, free. See  the table in our window.  RKVt.i.sTOici*: Fritxrn.MiK Cn.  m  -CALTJOAL-  Another consignmenl fiT Lhis excellent  Coal expected to arrive iu  11 few days.  ..$7.50  per ton..  m Laces and Braids $  tvQ  m  m  ������  m  m  m  A Ixirxw riiniie of 1'olnl Liu'i*.  Iiui'liuss mul lliilti'iilitn-K  Ilnitiis, Kliiiuiii'il Designs,  S'liiiiipi'il I.Iiii*ii*j, iCinlinililury  NcuiIicm, Honks, in;  llerlln nml Zephyr Wools, all  slinili**!, Sll|i|ii.*r Soli's, Ynlfiii-  M..|iuiix*sI.iioe, liisui'liiin.  Cull ������t Hie in  ������G3  TO  m  m  CARETAKER WANTED  Appllrulldiis for tin* position nf Curi'tiikiT  for llu* lti.'vclMokii SkutliiK Hint will lie*  rui'L'lvml nt tint nllli'i* of lliu ihhUthI*,'!!**'!.  Applli'iinis In Mule L*.\'|ierluiicu nml srtlury  reiFiiliH.il.  J. M. scorr.  MADISON  PARLORS.  Misses Slicppard & Bell 1^1  MclCl'IlZlO AVI!llll(!        ocllil        ?<7jr\  ���������8S  icme  .Leivve youronlors early.  J. C. HUTCHISON,: first street  Whether in the form of 11 pre-  M'riptioii, iIlspon������cil or my own  prcpurittiuii, will lie the product  of rurcfnl nnd competent labor.  Japanese  Tooth Drops  An nnfiilliiiK remcily for Tootle  uelie tuitl Neiirnlgfn.  I'ropurcil ami soM only by  W. Bews.    Phm. B.  BROWN BLOCK. TEL. ������.  eft  - *'i'*";'iv������\_  SJMK*i������.*f'Sg_te1  Now is the time  to leave your orders for  Christmas Cakes  There will be on blind for tbe Holiday  Trade a complete line of Fruit and Confectionery.  A. N. SMITH.  i,  i  ������  vta  I  'I  I  Al

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