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 '-?.-.'���������?' ���  DAILY  EDITiON   BY  MAlL  FiVE   DOLLARS A YEAR  WEEKLY EDITION  BY MAIL  TWcTdOLLARS A YEAR  EIGHTH YEAR.  NELSOIST:  TS_UB_B��A_Y^ J-UNE 21  J900.  PRICE FIVE GENTS  LACROSSE REASON OPENED  Notes on Athletics.  The iirst lacrosse match, of the  season took place on tlio recreation  grounds last night and created considerable interest. The game was  lively and fairly well played while  the light was good. Tho game was  witnessed by about 300 spectators.  The Citizens' band turned out to  help the boys along and took up a,  position on the hill behind the  grand stand from where they played  a brief program in splendid style.  About 7:45 o'clock the players lined  *up as follows :  U  1>UP''*NCE TEAM.  HO.MK TKAM.  Km-nuto   .. ..... Goa'......  ........Dillon  Thompson    J'oJnl    Vanstone  ii'ackwoiid   ...''over Point..-.  W. Orcenless.  1' ilreonlosai:..  ..First Defence..  .......l.Kraser  .McBoith   ..Second Defence  .....U. Nunn  jVIcv'ichoIl .'.  ...Third Defence*   Vox  A. Mcl>>ugall..   .Centre .  . Pcrricr  Hinn-rtfon   ...Third Home...   Johnston  .T.'McDougall....  ...SocondjITonie..  ....First Home...  ...McFurlimd  Wluttelt .    ..C. Jell's  Marlatt ,.   ..Outside Home.  : Rutherford  Wi son...........  ..inside-Home...  ... Archibald  Alf. Jeffs refereed the  game and  took advantage of his  position  on  the field to address fatherly advice  to several of   the   junior   players.  The match lasted for three-quarters  of   an" hour  without a  break aud  victory   finally   rested    with    the  home team.   The game showed beyond tho shadow of a  doubt  that  this year again Nelson will  have a  first-class     lacrosse     team.       Joe  Thompson was in  good  shape  and  played a fine game game.   Joe has  uot developed body checking to any  extent, but barring this lie  is  probably as good a lacrosse man as auy  man   in.   the   province.    Dan   McNicholl; Dave Rutherford,  Barney  Archibald, Charles Jeffs and Arthur  Perrier played their old time game,  >and   could   be   depended   on   at  every   point.    Jack  Fox and Jack  Vanstone   wore   among  the   new  men aud played a fast game.     Fox  manifested a disposition to hold the  ball   too long and  Vanstone was  js.yatie   iu  his  passing,   but  both  faults can be remedied  with care  and both men are almost sure of  positions on tho first team/    Dick  McFarlaiie was one of the players  who   started out1 with the intermediate team and has beeu  practicing steadily,"until lie is slated as  a promising player. Teddy Whifctit  was pronounced by referee Jeff's to  be ono of the neatest stickhaudlers  on the field.   With moro experience  lie will probably be one of the best  lacrosse men in the city.   All  the  players wotked hard, and the game  wiil go far to convince citizens that  the team is in the field for keeps.  out at 7:30 each morning, and the  others row at intervals during the  day until the evening. It is too  early to attempt to pick a winner,  but so far C. B. Winter's crew seems  to have the advantage at present,  especially in point of condition.  With the other crews all settling  down to hard work, however, the  problem becomes more interesting,  and there are sure to be some exciting races. As the club only has  two lours, the first heat will be  rowed on Saturday,0 leaving four  crews to compete on Monday.  The fire department's racing team  had a.run on Baker street last night.  All the members were out and the  going was heavy so that the time  was not remarkably fast.  Jim Chambers received a telegram  from the secretary of the Canadian  Amateur Athletic Association stat-.  ing that Chambers could not participate in. the amateur sports here  on Domiuion Day. The conditions  necessary to secure reinstatement  are that a list of all events in which  the applicant has participated for  cash prizes must be furnished together with several letters of recommendation. Such elaborate precautions may be necessary, but  everyone will regret that red .tape  should stop Mr. Chambers taking  part in any of the sports on Dominion Day. ;;  Every lacrosse player is wanted  tit the fireball tonight at 8 o'clock  whan the club meets to go into the  matter of the Greenwood trip and  other matters of importance.'  had a   useful  Whilothe la-  progress, 'the  tiie    pigskin  The ��� football club  , practice last night,  crosse game was in  i'ootbaliists kicked  about on the grass plot at the east  end of the grounds, and then took  possession of the field when tho ia-  erosse men had to stop on account  of darkness. More than enough  players were present to make two  full teams, and a lively game ensued.  The club is rapidly rounding  into good shape, aud if the members manifest the same degree of  interest in the practices between  now and the date of the Kaslo  game they have a first-class chance  of winning out despite the fact that  Kaslo has all the advantage iu respect to opportunities for developing team play. Tho management  is considering the question of ordering a handsome silver trophy i'or  tho match with Kaslo, It is proposed to put tho cup up for competition to be played i'or three  limes.  Those who intend going down to  Spokane to see the baseball game  there are reminded that the team  goes down on tomorrow morning's  train, wliich leaves the mountain  station at 10:15. Those who are  going are requested to take their  tickets at the down town office of  the railway company and not on  the train, aa the price of the tickets depends on the number of the  supporters of the team who go  flown to Spokane, and those purchased on the train will not be  counted. Tickets ean ba secured  through manager Waterman if applications be made in sufficient  Time.  Great interest is being taken in  the regatta during the Dominion  Day celebration especially in the  scratch fours. Eight crews have  entered for this event and are prac- J  ticing regularly.     One crew goes  Kumassi on Half Rations.  **\  Cape Coast Castle, June 19.���  The garrison at Kumassi is still on  half rations. Sir Frederick Hodgson, governor of the Gold Coast  Colony, and his wife, who are besieged there, are well. The Ashanti  ammunition is giving out. Three  hundred natives were killed in the  fight between the rebels and the  West African frontiersmen under  captain Wilson on June 10th.  SEYMOUR IS NOW AT PEKIN  Much Hard Fighting.  London, June 20.���A news agency  despatch from Shanghai, dated today says: "After a march of frequent fighting with the Chinese,  vice-admiral Seymour arrived at  Pekin on Sunday afternoon, On  five occasions the Chinese attacked  the column in great numbers. There  were many mounted men among  the Chinese. Most of the natives  were badly armed, but at times  they fought with   grand   courage.  the losses of the Chinese during the  march aie estimated at five hundred killed. '_._.  "The loss of foreigners was trifling.  The exact state of affairs in Pekin  it is impossible to describe, in view  of the many conflicting reports,  nothing having been received from  the legations or foreigners there..-  Snrprise is expressed: at- the fact  that a large force of Indian troops  has not been rushed hem"  No fiirther selection of cabinet  ministers has yet been made.  Dennis; Murphy and Wells will be  offereq, cabinet positions, it being  ���hougbjt better than one or > two  Liberals should be appointed.  roseplivHunter as commissioner of  lauds ,^nd works, and Green for the  mines portfolio are receiving considerable support.  HARMLESS  AN   ATTACK   ANSWERED.  AMERICANS TOOK NO PART  Communications Still Cut.  Washington, June 20.���The message from consul Fojvler and commander Taussig at- Chefoo came to  the officials here as a surprise, for  yesterday's advices were that  Chefoo also had been cut off from  direct communication by wire with  the cable terminus at Shanghai.  The naval authorities calculate  that the Yorktown started on Monday from Taku carrying a  copy of the department's instructions to admiral Kempff, which it  i is now believed never reached him  in the original. If this supposition  ifa correct; the admiral refrained  from taking part in the bombardment of the Taku forts because of  lack of instructions from his government, for the officials here say  these instructions would have empowered him to unite with the  other foreign naval commander if  necessary.  The naval officers take comfort  from tho report of the~Freirch~con;r  sul in Shan Tung, transmitted by  consul Fowler, to the effect that  the missionaries at Tsang Chow  were carried off alive by the  Chinese general. Hope is entertained that the missionaries were  carried off to ensure their protection, an evidence that the Chinese  troops at that point are not acting  with the Boxers.  Owing to the vague character of  the French consul's report, however, it may be said that the above  inference is somewhat strained. It  is said at the state department that  the whole effort Of the government  at this juncture is devoted to the  re-e.stablibhment of communication  with admiral Kempff and minister  (Jonger. This was the burden of  the talk at the White House conference this morning, and the action  of the United States consul at  Chefoo in promptly chartering a  vessel to push the government's  message as far as possible ban in a  large part solved the problem. The  Phoenix can reach Taku whore admiral Kempff lies aboard the Newark aud can' probably get up the  river to Tien Tsin, where the United States ships Nashville and  Monocaey undoubtedly have arrived hy now. The. Solace, which  embarked a full battalion of marines from Cavite about five days  ago, is understood to have arrived  at Chefoo on her way fo Taku. It  is not possible for the Solace to ascend the Pei Ho river above Taku,  so that if the marines are to be  landed at Tien Tsin, their original  destination��thoy must be tranship-  j ped in small boats.  : Editor.of The Tribune: ��� I  hope you "will give, me a few lines  of space in which" to protest against  the agitation which the Nelson  ,vMiner-is endeavoringto.e&'eate over  the very trivial difficiiit^Iwhich exists between the cityi'e^npil.ahd a  few men employed-on the^ i?oc1cipiIe  on Victoria street. i-iWith fche^de-  mand made>by the men I.willv not  deal, aa^toore than to say that' ft  is of such a nature as should be, disposed-of by any body of business  men in a few moments, and without any in terviews or scare edito-.  rials in the press. -It is plain to any  business man that the publication  of such silly stories and nonsense as  appeared in the Miner- this morning can have but bne'"effect', and  that is to damage Nelson's reputation on the outside, and impair the  trade of the local merchants.  The publishers of the Miner, however, have seen fit to cast a   slur  upon myself. _They not only .question my standing' as *T'contractor,  but they further insinuate that I  attempted,'with others, .to put up  .a game   upon   the council.* That  when     I    agreed ^  to     pay   the  scale   .demanded  - by   the    rock-  men  from   the    city,  I    had   no  prospect   of eniploying   any   such  men, and that in, any event I knew  no more about taking out rock than  Joe Downs.   This shows that ignorance and vindietiveness still continue to be the controlling forces of  the Nelson Miner.   It is not often  that   private business men in any  community are "called upon to defend   themselves   from   any   such  uncomplimentary  statements.     It  could only occur in places where  questionable   papers   such   as  the  Nelson  Miner are imblished.   The  company   with  which   I am   connected is the largest firm of employing contractors "in the city.   Last  season we operated tltree quarries  in our building operations, and paid  out for labor in so-doing $11,000,  during the whole of which time we  paid for skilled labor the same wage  which   this   season   we agreed to  maintain in conjunction with other  contractors.   When   I   signed  the  agreement this year I intended to  keep   it,   and   unless   the Miner's  campaign of slander prevents building operations this season, the scale  which skilled labor is endeavoring  to secure from the city will be paid  in our quarries.  Charles 'Hillyer.  JOE MARTIN WILL OBSTRUCT  Political Guesses.  Vancouver, June 20,���[Special to  The Tribune.]���Nearly all the politicians have left town for their  the Victoria delegation going by  premier Dunsmuir's special steamer  at 2 o'clock this morning. Ex-  premier Martin is out with a very  sarcastic interview in which he  says, when referring to the convention, that, of course, there is no law  against politicians making asses of  themselves.  ������ And they say," adds Martin  with an attempt at derisiveness,  " they are going to have a short  session, that they will bring in no  contentious legislation. They may  say that, but that does not stop my  part in contentious legislation. We  will make the government define  their position on all important  questions during this sho��*fc session,  and will treat them just as if they  were a party and not a coalition  arrangement."  o View . of ..Mclnnes.  KASLOj June 20.-r-[Special to' The  Tribiine.]���At a-"sjpe"cial meeting oh  Monday night th��S jboard of trade  discussed the telegram from the  Rqsslaniilboard- asking it to join in  8endirig-a- protest to the Dominion  government againstthe continuance  ih:offlb��:of the lieutenant-governor,  and Uigifig: his instantremoval on  tile g^iind that "his continuance  >h*Kpffficei^a menace to the prosper-  'it*y pft'ine^prbviuce:" -        ���      '  President;:.G. ;0:,; Biichauan ex-  ,presse&!jfcii���>'* unanimous opinion of  the rp^|d'fwhenrKe:said"that this  was '$fm*tter which inight safely  be; left ��to)^the ne**y legislature to  deal with when-itVjhet next month.  There was no heces'sity to usurp  the functionsV of ^the 'legislature  when thafc-bodywould meet within  twent^ai^y^".:v.Sh<^Wilfrid Laurier  had^fiSclicated plainly what the  legislature could do', 'namely, pass  an adflress; asking for the removal  of-jjMr. Mclnuesi He quite agreed  :(tha1*r.the governor should noionger  ���^e:retained in office,buifchecynically  remarkedsthat it ijvas out, of his  hohor's^ppwerto; pe* a mehagebtov  British; ColumbiaVany longer."'At  this stagevhei did not'think Mr. Mclnnes could do anyfurther injury  to the province. Acourteous reply  was sent to the.Rossland board's  telegram. !  O. A. Sutherland sent in his  resignation as secretary treasurer  owing to complaints being sent to  Ottawa to'a customs'official occupying the position.    .  The board decided to ask tlio Dominion fisheries department to place  fish 'ladders'"at Bohningfon"Falls  and also to send spawn for propo-  gation in Kootenay lake. The  board also appointed a committee  to draft an amendment to the Companies Act so as to provide for the  conversion of a non-assessable company into an assessable one without  disineorporation.  M'innes"mfutjle1bstinacy  Turner Will Step Out.  Victoria, June 20.--[Special to  BOERS ABANDONMACHADORP  Has Kruger Escaped? "  London, June 21.���4:20 a. m.���  The British have penetrated Transvaal territory as far as Machadorp.  Passengers wno arrived yesterday  at Lorenzo Marquez from the  Transvaal assert that heavy artillery was engaged aiid that the  Boers abandoned Machadorp, retiring northward.  President Kruger is still at Alka-  niaar. Boer bulletins regarding  general Dewet's. operations along  lord Roberts' communications assert that two convoys were captured and three hundred workmen  with fifty military taken prisoners.  It is reported from Lorenzo Marquez; that a resident of Komatipoort  has been arrested and shot by the  Boers for complicity: in the break  down of the Malana bridge.  President Kruger's unstamped  sovereigns have been offered for  sale in Lorenzo Marquez at twenty  shillings. ,  A member of the British house  of commons, who had an important  connection with South Africa, is  tellings story of a telegram alleged:  to have beenr: received from Gape  The Tribune.]���The political crisis  has about come to a head, and  there seems no reasonable doubt  that lieutenant-governor Mclnnes  will be dismissed. Today private  telegrams from Ottawa stated that  he had been asked to resign-by the  federal government on the grounds  of general dissatisfaction, and it  was understood that sir Henry Joly  _of Quebeejwould succeed him._ .Tonight the governor's secretary  stated that Mclnnes had refused to  resign for, as he put it in his  telegram to Ottawa, lie would not  recognize the right of a convention  to advise the Liberal government at  Ottawa how to act. This, of'course,  refers to the resolution passed by  the great majority of the members  of the legislation asking the dismissal of Mclnues. As federal  politics have been barred out of  provincial issues this will bring  things to a head, for' leading Liberals are as strong against Mclnnes  as are the Conservatives.  While returning members are inclined not to talk yefc, it it, learned  that in view of the strenuous opposition of some of the Mainland  members, Turner agrees to dropout  of tho cabinet after the first session,  and it is generally understood that  he will be given the post of agent-  general of the province at London.  Garden of Vancouver says lie will  not accept a place in' the cabinet,  and it is understood that this refusal is because he. fears he might  not be re-elected if he went before  his constituency again, as must all  members when they accept cabinet  offices.  Dunsmuir is assured of general  support and the latest report is  that McBride of Dewdney will be  taken into the eabinet as commissioner of lands aud works, and  Green of Jiaslo will be made minister of xnines in place of Smith of  Lillooet to appeaso dissentients at  the caucus. One thing seems certain, and that is thafc Mclnnes will  be forced oufc of the gubernatorial  J chair in short order now. I  Town which says that/Mr,  Kruger  has really escaped and is already on  the seas bound for Europe, and that  the person occupying the executive  ear is not Kruger, but a substitute.  Advices   from    Pretoria,    dated������;  June 17,say that an official warning  has been issued to the effect -that  any further wrecking of communi-  ��� eatiS'ns   will   be   followed   by the  ��� demolition   of  the farms for five!  miles on both sides.        ;  The Pretoria correspondent of the  Daily Telegraph, in a dispatch  dated Sunday, says : " An informal  truce for five days is in operation  between lord Roberts and commandant general Botha."  ALL SHIPPING^ IS STOPPED  Yang Tse Kiang Quiet.  Shanghai, June 20.���The Pekin  news'wired today emanated from  the Chinese telegraph. Merchant  steamers are not allowed ��to proceed to Tien Tsin, and vessels on  their way have returned to Chefoo.  Correspondence with -Tien Tsin is  difficult. The Chiness** Merchants'  Company has ceased sending vessels  northward.  Ifc is learned authentically that an  understanding exists between Great  Britain and the^viceroys of Nankin  and Wu Chang, which accounts for  the quietness in the Yang Tse  Kiang valley. Ic is reported that  the Chu' Sn is -executing .large  bodies of suspects daily.  The British armored cruiser Undaunted arrived afc Woo Sung yesterday, and cleared for action while  passing the forts as a precautionary  measure. '  Wire communication between  Tien Tbin and Pekin is impossible,  and the foreign officials here are  ignorant of the state of afTair.s in  tho north.  palace at-Pekin and murdered' the  emperor and that the empress dowager had committed suicide.  The effect of the bombardment  of the Taku forts, as described by  the Shanghai correspondents was  gory in the extreme. Nothing less  than "rivers of blood,", and "mutilated corpses piled up inside the  forts."  The Russians guarding Tien Tsin,  according to another report, fired  from- artillery and rifles on June  loth at a range of fifty yards into  dense crowds of attacking Boxers,  and killed 300. ���-:  Japan, according to a despatch to  the Daily Mail from Yokohama, intends to laud an expedition at Foo  Chow.     .���'���.'���.���.���.      ���' .' '-'.'���'..  .    Emergency Rations Enquiry.  "OttXwa- June 20.-^[SpeciaI to  The Tribune.]���At the emergency  rations committee today.^ 11. S.  White, collector of customs, Montreal, was examined and said that  the Devlin food was not admitted  free of duty. It; was admitted entirely on the collector's permission,  entry to be made afterwards. The  entry was not yefc made, bufc  cheques for the amount of the duty  were handed in by Devlin.* It was  on his own responsibility that this  course was; taken. Clancy in the  house moved on. going into supply  that the 5 cents excise duty on Canadian tobacco be taken off. This  was lost by 70 to 36.  Unprepared for the Rising.  Washington, June 20.���There is  every assurance that general McArthur executed his instructions as.  promptly as possible, and fchafc fche  delay in the departure of troops is  due to the conditions that could  not have, been anticipated. An  evidence of the total unprepared-  ness of the foreigu colony in Pekin  for the Boxer uprising is afforded  by a report to the state department  from minister Conger in which he  wrote from Pekin on April 8th that  he had succeeded in obtaining permission from the Tsung Li Yamen  to admit free of duty the goods to  be placed on exhibition iu the  American warehouse* in** Shanghai  to be established by the National  Association of- Manufacturers.  Hills Non-Committal.    '  Ottawa,   June   20.���[Special  to  Quarantine Raised.  The scarlet fever quarantine at  the residence of T. S, Gray, Silica  street, was raised yesteiday by  ordor of Dr. LaBau, medical healfch  oflieer, who is satisfied thafc no  further danger of contagion   exists.  LEGATIONS ARE NOT HURT  Insurrection Spreads.  London, June 21.-3:50 a.m.��� The  reports of admiral Seymour's arrival at Pekin and of the safety of  the foreigu legations, originating  from Chinese sources, and cabled to  this city from Shanghai are still  unverified. However, the Italian  consul at Shanghai has wired to the  Italian foreign minister, marquis  Visconti Veno.sta, that tho legations  are safe.  Tho rebellion is spreading far and  wide. There is an impression in  diplomatic circles here and on the  continent that the allies have not  yet grappled with the situation  effectively, and thafc even 50,000  troops would be powerless to, do  do much to control four million  square miles.  The latest story sent oufc by the  Shanghai gossips is that prince  Tuan, president of the Tsung Li  Yamen, has burned the  imperial  The Tribune.]��� Bowellin fche senate  asked Mills if the report in the press  that lieutenant-governor ' Mclnnes  had been asked to resign or he  would be dismissed was correct.  If the government had dono so, it  would be a very popular thing.  Mills was not in a position to say  anything. ^_  Provincial Constable Missing.  Victokia, Juno 20.���[Special to  The Tribune.]���The attorney-general's department is endeavoring to  locate sergeant Atkins of fche provincial police. He was lasfc heard  from in Seattle on Tuesday, the  police locating him when his absence commenced to arouse suspicion, ho having remained away on  a case longer than he should have  "doner-About $1200rwhiclr lie-had  collected for liquor licenses, is also  missing.  Trouble at Canton.  Hong Kong, June 20.���The Chinese expect; trouble at Canton on  the departure of Li Hung Chang  for Pekin. It is rumored that the  forts have received orders to fire on  any foreigu warship attempting fco  pass. A gunboat is kepfc here under  steam in case of emergency. There  is no warship afc Canton.  Chinese Merchants in & Panic.  London, June 2L���The Shanghai  correspondent of fche Times, telegraphing yesterday, says: '"An  American transport from Manila is  due at Taku today. Countless rumors emanating from native sources  add to the local tension, and the  wealthy native merchants are pa-  'uic stricken.   Legations Saved.  Home, June 20,���In the senate today, in response to an interpellation  on the situation in China, fche minister of foreign affairs, who was  absent, telegraphed asking the  house to adjourn the debate, adding  that a dispatch from the Italian  consul at Shanghai had been received today saying thafc the legation had been saved.  The Disgraced iJovernor.  Victoria, June 20.���Mclnnes refused tonight to he interviewed  regarding his dismissal but promised to prepare a statement for  the press. No more cabinefc appointments will be announced until  the new governor is sworn in.  AMERICANS HAD NO SHARE  Admiral Kempff s Dispatch.  . Washington, June 20.���Owing to  the disinclination of acting secretary Hackett to take the responsibility on his shoulders .of making  public   any   portion   of    admiral  Kempff's dispatch, it was not until  late in the afternoon and after the  president had given his approval  that the rather meagre statement;  of the admiral's communication was  given oufc.    Ifc was fchen found  to  contain little that is new. Persistent  inojuiry developed0the fact that the  date of the cablegram was Chefoo,  June ..20th."'.:   The  admiral's statement that heavy firing was heard at  Tien Tsin on the evening" of  June  17th, possibly is the basis for the  report current in Europe   that Pekin; was attacked that day by the  foreign column, though it seems incredible fchafc the sound of such ai*r  tillery. as could have been carried  by admiral Seymour's column could  have been heard seventy-five miles,  the distance from Pekin to Tien  Tsin. '     .*  It is possible the admiral means?  that he, himself, at Taku t heard  heavy firing- in progress -at Tien  Tsin, 30. miles distant. Though,  with an open river above him" to  that point and gunboats capable of.  navigating the channel lying at*  Tien Tsin, it would seem -that he  should have been able, in that case,  to have ascertained what the firing  meant in the two days that elapsed  between the 17 th and the date of  his despatch.  Naval officers generally bitterly  regret that admiral Kempff was not  in the fight at Taku. Up to the  receipt of his dispatch this afternoon they had continued to hope,  even in the face of foreign reports  to the contrary, that the American  naval force had taken some" part in  repelling the attack of the Chinese  forts. But the admiral's statement  that they were, captured by the'  "other fdfeign'*forces dismissed fchat  hope.  , The prevailing idea among naval  officers is thafc "the reduction of  these forts was necessary to the '  safe progress of an international  relief expedition to Pekin, and that  admiral Kempff should have found  it fco be within his duty in the protection of all American interests, to  have borne his part in the burden.  Much depends, however, on the  exact terms of his instructions, and  in fact ifc is not yet known whether  he actually received all of his instructions or not.  The administration is said  to be  very  much   embarrassed   by the  length of   time which  necessarily  will elapse before the United States  military reinforcements reach China.  When generalMacArthiuyit Manila,  received instructions to send a regiment of, infantry of Taku with all  possible dispatch, it was impossible    -  for him to comply immediately be-  _eause of raging  storms. JHad the_.  order for  the  troops  been  issued  when the  troubles afc Pekin  were  found to be  inevitable,  it  is more   -  than likely that the  troops from  tjie Philippines would have started  before fche prevailing typhoon made  such   a step  impossible, and now'  would be on CliiuobO soil,  i  The Axe Has Fallen.  Victoria. June 20���[Special to  the Tribune.]-The axe fell today  when lieutenant-governor Mclnnes  was dismissed from office by the  Ottawa government, and as stated  sir Henri Joly has been appointed  in his stead. Joly has given up his  position in the Dominion cabinet to  accept tho post, and as he is afc  Ottawa it' will take a short; time,  before he can get to Victoria to take  up his duties. In the meantime  premier Dunsmuir cannot appoint  the remaining members of his  cabinet, so a lull is bound to ensue  till Joly arrives. Mclnnes feels  "very sore, but ho declines to talk  for publication though he says that  ho will give a statement to the  press in a few days. Joly cannot  be officially appointed until Mclnnes  receives his dismissal by mail and  acknowledges ifc. There was great  joy here today when Mclnnes' dismissal was announced.  Casualties in Ashantee.  London, June 19.���Colonel Wil-  cocks' reports to the colonial office  that captain Wilson of the Royal  Irish Fusileers and seven natives  were killed and ten wounded in  captain Hall's attempt to relieve  colonel Carter. There is no news  from Kumassi.  ^fo>��***��*-^-^'^ 2  THE TRIBUNE:  NELSON B. C THURSDAY ' JUtfE 21  1900  'I  I!'  !  Mi  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  iti  to  iti  to  iti  to  to  to  V<  X)  iu  iti  iti  iti  to  to  iti  to  to  iti  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  iti  to  to  to  to  &.^&gr.&mz $$$  When we Advertise a Cheap Sale  we do just as we say  All the very newest Corsets, cheap at 75c,  Sale Price 50c per pair  $1 Line, Sale Price 65c.    $1.50 Line, Sale Price 95c.  All good in the Store suffer the same reductions  The Goods we Garry are ali New and Stylist)  KERR <fe OO.  MADDEN BLOCK  ���>A.*w.-g..*g..-a-a>-aa-aia*a,a*a,a,a,a*a'*a*a"^,a,a"a'*iB,,a'S,-TS'-:8,-:s ��_sL:��~&&.tf,g,&,i��,S"S,l,fr,��,SS'S'."S'g,g,,frg,g,g,g"g"g'1a?  ���^9'7'7'797-79:79:9-79:?:7:7:T9?r7:7*^*7-^*^'^*^ ^^���^���^������^���^^���^���^^���^���^���^������^���^������..���'������.���^������K.^.C'^.C.^.'^.Sr. �����  iti  iti  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  iti  to  to  to  to  iti  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  $  A FULL LINE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors   ���*.  Windows  Inside Finish  local and coast.  Flooring -  local and coast.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  .    Shingles  Rough and  Dressed Lumber  of all kinds.  IV WITAT YOU WANT IS NOT IN STOCK  WK WILL MAKK IT KOU YOU  CALL AND GET PRICKS*.  J. A. Sayward  HALL AND LAKH STREETS, NELSON  Porto Rico Lumber Co.  (LIMITED)  corner of  hendryx and vernon streets  BAKER STREET, NELSON  HUDSON'S BAY  COMPANY.  INCORPORATED 1670.  Kickers  If you g-et  your football shoes  at the Hud-  _son's_ Bay  Stores, you  will do all  your kicking* on the  ball  You will  have no kick  on the price  or quality.  that there are labor troubles existing in Nelson which in gravity approach those of tho city of St. Louis.  The cause for the Miner's hysterics  is found in the fact that there exists at present a difference between  the corporation of the city of Nelson and some nine rockmen, as to  whether they shall work nine hours  per day for $3.25, or eight hours for  the same wage.    These   nine meu  are classed as skilled.laborers, and  are paid at the" rate of 30 1-9 cents  perjr hour, so that the granting of  tlieir request   would mean   3G 1-9  cents per man; or an additional cost  to city all  told of $.'3.25 per day.  The demand for the eight hours has  been made for the purpose of preserving uniform conditions for such  labor.'  The city has   simply been  asked to pay the   sarae   scale   of  wages as is paid by private contractors.'   It is open for. the members of  the present -city   council  to   say  whether they will  treat their co-  shareholders iu -the municipality as  liberally  .as  - private   contractors  treat _them:_ Ti��i   Tribune-   takes  the same position on the labor question now as it did before the lecent  election.    It believes in trades un-  *>  ions and in standard-wages. It not  only believes that the demand of  the rockmen is reasonable, bufc ifc  also believes that the city of Nelson  could pay the $11,25 per diem involved without straining its credit  or restricting its programme for  street improvements. .The Nelson  Miner should takeadvanfcage of the  ptesunt opportunity fco give effect  to'its doctrine of peace and prosperity. It should cease to piay fche  part of the calumniator, and allow  fche members of the city council to  decide the weighty question of the  $3.2') increase in the cost of street  work.  the Nelson Miner's policy is calculated to do more mischief than any  demand whicli the labor organizations of the city have made or are  likely to make. Outside^ readers  who are not familiar with" the  Miner's rule or ruin policy may take  alarm at the Miner's statements  that building operations in Nelson  are afc a standstill; that the loan  companies are refusing business  right and left; that the bankers are  openly expressing their distrust of  the situation; and that financial  ruin is' in sight.. Jn&l how fche  Miner hopes fco "promote the commercial aud industrial welfare of  Nelson by the publication of such  nonsense", the business men of Nelson  are afc a loss to understand.  Columbia, is not likely to be signed  for a day or two. Lord Minto is  down the Sfc. Lawrence fishing, and  justice Taschereau is acting in his  stead. Mclnnes' dismissal was  found necessary because he refused  to resign when asked to do so.  There is no doubt but fchat Joly  will succeed, Mclnnes.  Gold Shipments.  Nkw York, .Time 20.���It is' announced that .Lazard Freres will  ship $000,000 and the National Cifcy  Bank $000,000 gold to France tomorrow.  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pine Lumber Always in  StocK-  We carry a complete stock of  Coast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention.  Porto Rico LumberCo. Ltd.  Contractors and Builders  WILL DO WELL TO  Buy Their Lumber  AT  G. 0. Buchanan's  A large stock of first-class dry material on  hand, also a full line of sash, doors, mouldings,  turned, work, etc.  Factory Work a Specialty  Yard i  Foob of Hendryx street), Nelson  Telephone. 81    JoF|l1   (^6,   AgBIlt  Mining Records.  Yesterday's mining records were  as follow? : Transfers, an eighth  interest iu the Manila mineral  claim, situated at the head of Nine-  mile creek, "by A. II. Fischer of  JVelsou to C. II. Craudon of Nelson ;  locations, Midnight on the south  fork of Porcupine creek by L. A.  .Snyder, Suuriso.ou Porcupine creek.  by L. A. Snyder and Gilbert Peone,  Pendarry Fraction on Wild Horse  creek by W. IJ., Doyle; certificates  of work, to M. E. Graham on Monarch, Little Joe and Copper Deli,  to British America Consolidated  Gold and Silver Mining Company of  IJ. C, Limited, on Ilattle B., Anna  B., Ida and Alice,  shippers  are  re-  KBEP   OUT   THE   JAPS.  fEhe {Sribtme*  From the tone   of  the   Nelson  Miner yesterday, an outside reader j wage  might readily form the conclusion, ' they are unanimously agreed fchat  The business men of Nelson are  exasperated afc the action  of the  editor of the Nelson Miner in raising a panic cry simply because fche  city council has been asked to meet  private contractors in the .scale of  wages paid fco nine skilled laborer.**,  in  the employ of the corporation.  The business men may disagree as  to whether the cifcy council should  pay   the    nine   men    in   question  $2.88 S-U cents for their eight hours  work, or   whether the   full  day's  of $3.25 should be paid; bufc  Toronto TulCKriiM.  Fear of Jtu&su i.-* the solid rock  upon wliich .Japan's lViend-sliip for  Britain is built. No British Columbia law for the protection of Canadian labor could remove Japan's  fear of Russia and could not, therefore weaken the alliance between  Japan and Great Britain. There is  no imperial-reason why British Columbia should sacrifice the interests of Canadian labor on  the altar of British interesjfc.  .lapan couid not cut loose * from  Britain without exposing herself |to  annihilation at the hands of Russia, No statute which a Biitish  Columbia legislature could pass  would shake the foundations of an  alliance based upon fche unchanging  fact that Japan has everything to  fear from Russia and everything to  hope for from Britain.  Mclnnes Dismissed.  Ottawa, June 20.���[Special to  The Tribune.]���Owing to the absence of the governor-gene! al the  order-in-council passed afc the cabinet meeting today dismissing lieutenant-governor Mclnnes of British '  What does  this mean?  AU   Nelson   wholesale  and commercial  travelers  quested to attend a meeting at -fche  Hume Hotel on Saturday night afc  8 o'clock sharp.  Don't miss it  Lethbridge Gait Goal  Tlio best value for the money in the market  for all purposes.   _ _ _  -TKRM8 cash     W. P. Ti8RNB*-%"General Asent  Telephone W.    Oflion with O. D. J. ChrtfifTe.  COSTELLO'SlXPRESS  AND TRANSFER  .Baggage and express moved to any part of Uio  ,*:;�� s''ucial attention given to heavj teaming.  Office corner Victor!-' and Ward .strenfs.  Telephone 192. w, A, COSTKLLO, Manager.  axzxxzt-zxiaxzxxxzxzxxxx-zx  H        .   UUST   ARRIVED  Palace IVJeat IVJarl\et  Headquarters  forali kinds of  Fresh and Cured Meats.  A Car Load of  Allen's Apple Cider.  THORPE & CO.  tixziz_zxzxzxzxxx_xzxxxxt_xx_z-x_iiz_xx___x____z__x_x:  DR. ALEX FORJN  Ofi-ioc:-Houston Block,  LUDWI  Mtinufnotmori of and  dealers in Harness, Puck  and Stock Saddles. Apara-  joos. Collars, Bridles and  Wlupa.  Nelson Harness Shop  Hall Street, Nelson.  GrAOL   SUPPLIES.  Tenders* will tin iwehed by llie undersigned up  to the evening of Wednesday, June 20Hi, for tho  supplying of the follow injraUieles to the Provincial OikiI at N't-l-jon from July 1st, HXH), to June  rfOtn, liiot:  OROCKHIEa  RUUAD  jtfKAT  COAL  VKGKTAIJLES  BROOMS, KTO.  A detailed list can be fcen and * ry in* -rmaUon  obtamed at lhe Government Au iiVtt oiR **.  JOHN A.rrURNB :.  (Sowranicat Aj*q .it.  A feature will bo made ot the poultry and  game trade. They will always be on hand during thoir season.  J. L,  PORTER, Prop.  169 Josephine St., between Baker and Vernon,  Telephone 159.    .  .A-   JT}TSTBTTj3^_IX  Contracting Painters, Decorators, Paperhangers,  ��� Full line of wall paper, mouldings, ore, Kalso-  mirsing and Tinting. Stiictly flrst-cla<>s work,  Estimates t urnishetT   Residence Mill Street,   MPT CAM    tt   f*  Opposite School House   ���Nal'QU.W, ��>��� \j.  W, Starmer Sn]ith & Go.  "PAPER" HXNGER,"GLAZfER~  PAINTER, ETC,  CHIMNEY SWEEPING  Offloe Ward Streot        , Opposite Opera Honse  St. JOSEPH'S SCHOOL  NELSON, B. O.  A boarding and day school conducted by the  Sisters of St. Joseph of Peaco. It is situated at  tho corner of Mill and Josephine utreeU) in ono of  tho host residential portions of Nelson, and is  easily accessible from all parts of tho oity.  Tho course of study includes tho fundamental  and higher branches of thorough English education: Business course���bookkeeping-, stenography and typewriting. Sclonco oourso���inunlcr  vocal and instrumental, drawing, oto. Plain art  and needlework, oto.  For terms aud particulars apply to tho Sister  Superior. (  KJ1 ashcroft  BLACKSMSTH1NG  AND'EXPERT  HORSESHOEING  .Wag-on rapalririK promptly attended to by a  flreKU-iss wheelwright.  Special attention given to all kinds of repairing and custom wor&.from outslde.points,  ���hop: Hall'Sb.. between Baker and. Vernon  E~P7Whalley, J. P.  NOTARY PUBLIC  jVelson Saw  Planing IVJills, Limited  Are prepared to furnish by rail, barge or teams  Dimension Lumber, Rough and Dressed  Lumber, Local and Coast Ceiling, Local and  Coast Flooring, Double Dressed Coast Cedar,  Rustic, Shiplap, Stepping, Door Jambs, Pine  and Cedar Casings, Window Stiles, Turned  Work, Band-sawing, Brackets, Newel Posts,  Turned Veranda. Posts, Store Fronts, Doors,  Windows and Glass.  Get prices before purchasing elsewhere  Office Corner Hall an,d Front Streets  Factory Hall Street Grossing G. P. R. Track  Mills Hall Street Wharf  Pv Burns & Co.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  Head Office at  NELSON, B.  Markets at Nelson, Rossland, Trail, Kaslo, Ymir, Sandon, Silverton, New  Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson, Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Midway, and Vancouver.  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WHOLESALE AND RETAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  Baker Street, Nelson fl.   C.   TRAVES,   Manager  ORDERS BY MAIL RECEIVE CAREFUL AND PROMPT ATTENTION.  "AMERICAN  AND,  EUROPEAN  PLANS  MEALS  25  CENTS  ROOMS LIGHTED BY ELECTRICITY  AND HEATED BY STEAM  25 CENTS TO $1  321 to 331 Baker Street, Nelson.  QUEEN'S HOTEL  BAKER STREET, NKLSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.  largo comfortable bedrooms and  flrot-olasB  dining-room. Sample rooms for commercial men.  "RATES $2 PER DAY  N|rs. E. C. Clarke, Prop.  LATK OB" THB KOYAI. HOTEL, CAIX3ABV  MEN WANTED  1000 men wanted to unload Curmn'H  BIG SCHOONERS  Bcei' or Hiilf-mid-hiilf only  Having Purchased *  the Business  Of Fred J. Squire, merchant  tailor, Nelson, I intend to  continue the business so as  to keep the patronage of all  Mr. Squire's old patrons and  get a share of the general  trade. I am now prepared  to show the latest styles in  all lines of spring goods. A  special line on hand at $25  per suit. All other lines allow rates. None but Union  labor employed.  E. Skinner  Neelandb' Building, Baker Street.  FRED J. SQUIRE. Manager.  Koojenay Steam Laundry..  BLGMBERC &  *���  PftOPItlBTOBS  The only steam  laundry in Nelson employing union labor  A�� LARSON, Manager  I     COAL!  GREAT SEDUCTION  COOL  '%_*��  KKKSII  AT THK  Thu only good Bcor in Nelson  aocsen House  Baker and Ward  Streets, Nelson  The only hotel In Nelsou that has remained  under one management since 1890.  The bed-rooms are well fnrniahed and lighted  by electricity.  The bar is always stooksd hy the best) dom s-  tio and imported liquors and cigars,  THOMAS MAlJDBN, Proprietor,  Hard Coal.  AnthmciU)  TSLEPHONJE  33  S9.65fgSv'flNos1'   $6.15  DELIVERED  st  IVJERGHAMT  TAILOR  Removed to Baker Street, opposite tlio Queen's  Office with C. XV. XVost & Co., corner Hall and  Bakor Htracta.  Cily office ot ll<o Nelson Soda water Factory,  GENERAL BROKER  Thi 00 dwelling houses (Tor sale on easy terms.  One lot on Stanley street, opposite Royal  hotel, for salo at a bargain. a  One soren-roumed house and one three-rooni  house for rent.  ERIE, B. C.  Flrst-clasa in every respect. Choicest wines,  liquors and cigars. Every comfort tor transient  and resident guests,  -HEADQUARTERS FOR UNION MEN.   JOSEPH CAMPBELL, Proprietor.  LOCAH JUNCTIOfTHOT-  J. H. MoMANUS, Manager.  BREWEKS AND BOTTLERB OJSf  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular  delivery to the trade  Brewery ai Nelson  Bar stocked with best brands of wines, liquors,  and Cigars. IJwjr on draught, Large comfortable rooms,   First-class tablo board.  Nelson   Wine   Co.  CHOICE WINES AND LIQJJQRS  Spocial attention given to family trado  Telephone 93 CSMtiilf   A    TAUUIVU  Baker street, flinnft  A,   I Am Oil if  Nelson, B,C manaoeb THE TBIBUNE:  NELSON B. C, THURSDAY, JUNE 21, 1900  j4   ���  &0.&& -6^ .(S0 .00 .00 .0& .��0 .00 -00 .00 '00 ��� _[���  A ���(__0'.^-^<_^^1__^<_l_^<_��^___^^_*'__9^^_^'&^^^^^^__'.  * <m * ^T * tS *__.' i5> 'iff * ��� ''mJ 'm* '*n_' ^ 'tn_t * ^_*^_0-'^' ��'        '^'^'^'^'^&''&'^'v&'-^^'^^'-^'^t_\''^'^^'^'^'^l^__'_rfr'___} * ***���'  ���^ ���****���* "^ ���***������* ���^k'^k. ���****��������. ������***���*�� ��� ^ ���*���***�����. ���**'Vy,V^'^ 0'0>'0*" 00' 00' 00' 00' 00' 00' 00 ��� 00' ^0 ' f)0' f-_t ' f--*'^ .-/_** .j_-*1^�� ^^__\1^0_ r^S. ^fl . ^_ttj__ 1^__\1^^'^��l^��\^_-*'l^�� \_L^__\  '_3_r'.  Hi  vU*  Hi  OUR ANNUAL CLEARANCE SALE OP SUMMER  GOODS, COMMENCING  *:*f * ?68666666686666866 686868666 666666  TODAV  WEDNESDAY, WE WILL OFFER SPECIAL AND.  RELIABLE BARGAINS  W  HERE ARE A FEW OF THE BARGAINS WE HAVE TO OFFER  Our stock of Black Crepons, Poplins, Henriefas, Serges, etc., we will offer at large reductions. Silks for Blouses at half price. Silks for Dresses at cost. Silks for Skirts at cost. Silks for Evening  Wear. Linen Crash for Suits i2^c per yard. Large White Terry Towels 25c each. Large White Towels 10c each. White Linen Napkins $1 per dozen. White Table Linen 25c per yard.  White Pique, ioc. Special Crum' Cambric Prints 10c. Special Crum's Duck Prints 10c. Special Crum's Prints^ roc, 52-inch. Lace Curtains 75c per pair, 5^ yards. Floor Oilcloths from'25c per  yard up.     English  Moquett Carpets from $1.50 per yard up.    Axminster Carpets from $1.20 per yard up.    Wilton Carpets from $1.20 per yard up.    Brussels Carpets from $1  per yard up.  *�� 3-3*-M* 3*3-3-33*3 **-3*3-3*3 3a*3*-3e*3*3��^  u  _&____JD ir,"vxcte  & CO.  \W  Xti  xti  xti  Xti  xti  xti  Xti  Xti  iti  iti  Xii  Xti  xti  $  BANK OF MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  REST  7.000,00000  UNDIVIDED PROFITS        427,180 80  Loid Slrathcona and Mount Roj'al .. Piesident  Hon. Gcoige A. 1>l uininond Vice-President  E. S. Cloublon General manager  THE BANK OF  BRITISH   COLUMBIA  NELSON  Imperial Bank of Ganada  HEAD   OFFICE. TORONTO.  NELSON RRANCJI  Coiner B.iker and Kootcniiv Streets.  A. H. HUCIIANAV, Al.inagei.  Hi .inches In Lo.vno.v (England) New York,  Chicago, and all tho pimcipul cities in Canada.  Buy and sell Stcilmg Exchange and Cable  Tinnsfcis.  Giant Commcici.il and Tiavelers' Credits,  available in any pait of tho woild.  Drafts Issued, Collections JIade, Etc.  Saving's Bank Branch  CUltllK.NT HA IE OK INI'EKKST PAID.  STORYETTES.  Is now prepared to issue Drafts and  Letters of Credit on Skaguay, U. S.,  Atlin, B. C, and Dawson City, N. W. T.  During the .jubilation over the  relief of Mafeking (says the Londoner), a humorous policeman was  ���i.?kcrl in the thick of the crowd by  a harassed pedestrian Lo tell him  the nearest way to CJhariug-Cross  hospital. "Call for 'three" cheers  for ICrugei',' " responded the5 genial  guardian of the peace, "and you'll  be there in no time."     1  Col. Rink of Monti eal, N'clion            .... S-'4�� 00  Cai pent ci s' & Joiners' Union, Rowland . 1(K) (H)  llu.iin Walker ft Co                                  . 1'0 DO  .Uh Keg'. Concci 1, Victoiia                    . I'M 00  O.K. Hand                             100 00  3.W TUofUt                           . 2i 00  rT.T.itloue.. .       .                                    . 2.) 00  XV. C. Adams                    .                        . 25 00  V. UChiistie        .                       25 (0  J.liuckloj.         . 25 00  II 11  1'ittH      .  .    .                               2.1 00  C. M. Wilson     .  . -'5 00  '���"icdll'imc                                             25 00  JI. Gint/bniger                                  . . .. 25 00  J. A. Whitticr.               .     .                     .25 00  John Daly                                ... 20 00  Kathci Foi land  10 00  Smith Cm tis                   . 10 00  Col, at Yellow stone Mine. .'*0 00  Masonic Lodge, Poith                      .     . 10 00  J. I". Mcintosh                                          . 10 00  Clo��sel t _zDu\ ers     .... 10 00  W. Li. .Scott.    ,                                     10 00  .7. H. ncal          10 00  .1. Kocknc)                 .    . 10 00  T. Dullj                       .. 20 00  1'ipcoto, Uosslard            ~  100  T. Mooic, Kcvelstokc     .   .        ... 5 00  h'ljpnd     ,.      ,  5 fjO  Inllis Name           .     .,  2 00  i'loceed* sale of stoic and s>m plus stock. 185 00  Collected bj Mis. Kunk in relief tent    . 210 00  Jallandliios....  70 00  Capital Authorized  Capital Paid up  Rest  $2,500,000  $2,458,603  $1,700,000  D. 11. Wilkie, General Manager.  E. Hay, Inspccter.  NeUon Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker Street  J. M. LAY, Manager.  NELSON OPERA HOUSE  SATURDAY, JUNE 23  (It is said by those who' know  Cecil Rhodes, the South African  magnate, that ho has, in common  w ith loid Kitchener, a strong aversion to tlue opposite sex. "While on  a visit to London before the commencement of the war he dined at  the house of a very wealthy lady of  title, and later, when he was discussing the affair with lii-s secretary,  the latter a-skt-d : "And whom did  ,you take to dinner?" (*Oh. I don't  know. Some Lady Somebody," was  the reply. "But what did you call  her?" "Didn't call her anything���  never t>poke to her."  Not long ago the New York state  newspaper men gave a banquet in  Slauwix hall in Alb'iny, and among  the guests of honor were ex-governor David B. Jliil and governor  Theodore Roosevelt. The latter  entered the hall iirst, wearing an  evening suit and his famous brown  sombrero, made famous by the  Rough Riders, it was a combination costume at onco original and,  picturesque. Among the lasfc of  the guests to arrive was Mr. Hill,  who was conventionally attired,  evi-n to his silk l*au. "Ah!" ex*-  claimed Colonel Roosevelt, in his  peculiar staccato manner, a*- he  grasped Mr. Hill's hand, "now we  have wifch up a real Albany bwell.  Governor Hill is the only man here  tonight wifch a silk hafc." "I've got;  a slouch hat myself," rtifcurned Mr.  Hill, softly, "but I leffc ifc afc home.  ]'ve given up wearing ifc since I  went oufc of the advertising business."        ^^  SANDON   RELIEF   FUND.  Total.   '...  UlfaBUHbEMI'MS.  15. R Aiheiton, gooiK  II. IL Pitts, goods ...  H J  liiodriv. goods'    Waliiisley & Ciecu'i. dnijing  II, Jiycit. &" Co., foods .  JniUnd Hio"-, goods   ,,      ...  Nel��on Sawmill, gooiK   .  Hunter Urob , (foods. .. ..  V C Son ell, einp. of labor  V V Sow el    '*      "  WAlmslej &Cieech. diaymg .    ..  II. 13} ei s 4i Co., good'   IS. It   Ythoi Ion Co., goods    , .  P. Bui ns & Co., goods  Stein Bios , good*    Ilickmai. ic faatner ..... .    Pit's Bios . goods  II (jiegcrieli. .   .  1). .1, Hoheit&on ...  I) J. McLaughlin . . ,.    .  A  Osborne, wooa ..        . .,  Win. Stubbs .    l'ctci Gctnnon, cao'c  Mis  Funk, oveitieei lestaumnt  Mi's. Mclvinilon  Thos. Biown& Co   , .  Wm Slunbx, sjipci.il constables  C. P. It. Agent, tiokotb, telcKianis.  Win. htubbs, special constables  K. Giegci ich.       - ...  U. Byon&Co.  P. C.ubeiry.  Pays-Lieak, punting and lUpois.  II. IVvll > io milk     .   . ...  J.illaml Bios..       .    15. A. C.imeion, draji'ig     . -  Hickinuii & Gainer, Pieulh    . .  John Lowes', toiit.  _.   PoUettand Wm. hiinHiieis.  ToUil. . .  Total cash leceiptb  Totiil disbuisements  ^  Balance on hand .    . ...  The above does not take any account of the receipts of goods which  were furnished to the relief committee. No attempt could be made to  itemise the accounts paid These can  be seen at the office of the secretary.  Through a clerical error in fche  Bank of Montreal, Nelson, a further  sum of $1000 has yefc fco be transferred to the fund.  .. g'021 IJ  $W 40  .     572 73  18 05  10 00  .     I'M 80  17(> (X)  '11 2.)  .     IU KI  400 00  -      V)0 Q')  20 00  ���>s -���>  (j 00  __.i 13  1 7,-i  .'J 85  .'ii 10  .      (10 20  72 00  15 U  .5 00  .     2)1 50  2(5 SO  38 50  'll 00  il tt.  150 00  n .is  Ob 75  20 ,15  1 50  U OO  5 7.)  21 '15  !)1 b0  11 78  25 .'0  25 00  ;      7 oo  $1778lo  %mil 15  S4778 SO  S5112 a>  The World-Renowned  TREBELLI  Will Give a  CONCERT  Assisted By  MR.   Eugene   Bernstein  The Well-known Pianist  I  List is now open afc Art Sc Music  Co., 180 Baker street, and seats will  be on sale at the usual place on  Thursday, at 10 o'clock for subscribers only, and for fche public on  Friday and Saturday.  ���  Admission 75c. and $1.00.  NOTICE.  A -special meeting* of tho Bricklajeis' and  Masons,' Union, No. 8, will be held in the Miner?'  Union Hall on Monday, June 25, at 8 o'clock  p.m. Business of luiDoi tajicQ,and all membeis  are requubted to be piesent.'  JOU CLAUK. J, W. MCCHER.  Hoc. and Cor. feec. President.  ENGINEER^ "~  fJHARLJES PARKttR���Mining and milling en-  *-*   gineer.   West Baker st reefc. Nelson.  W  Xti  Xti  xti  xti  Hi  xti  xti  xti  Xti  Xii  xti  Xti  xti  xti  xti  Xti  xti  xti  xti  xti  xti  xti  _-_^^' ^'_\' __'__��� _'_* ���_[���_*' _\'_*' *Z '0*' ** '0t-'0L.' 0L >*'^'^'___\-^'^'^'^'_-*-^'___\'^'___*.-__*<-____'__*'_-_\.>*.  _  (f.^ ^* *���*��� ���^���>*, -^- ^�����T- ^-��5^ ^T-^- ^-^- -^^-s- v        '?r?:^��3* -0~'?00 ^00':__0 -^t-t* -2*-00 ^^__w ^00^__0 ^00 "00^_  Genuine Clearance Sale  DRV  Our Prices will Tell you This.   See What Follows  LADIES' DEPARTMENT���LOOK AT THESE PRICES  Regular $1.25 Linen Dress Skirts, now offered at 50c.       Regular $1.50 White Duck Dress Skirts, now olfered afc 85c.  Regular 75c Colored Shirt Waists, now offered at 35c   Ladies' Cotton Undervests, from 15c up    Crash goods for Skirts afc 8c per yard  Ladies' Cotton Drawers, from 15c up        Ladies' Corset Covers, from loc up  Regular $2.00 White Shirt Waists now offered at $1.00       Regular $2.00 Colored Silk Parasols, now offered at $1.00  House Furnishing Line.   Read Following Values  ..1. .. COTTON GOODS, CURTAINS, AND CAPETS  ���-. t  8-4 Bleached Sheeting at 20e per yard    Bleached Circular Pillow Cotton afc 15e per yard    Regular 75c Lace Curtains' for 45c per pair  Regular $1.25 Lace Curtains for 75c per pair       Regular $1.25.Brufe>sels Carpet at 85c per yard  Hemp Carpet at 17c per yard       Union Carpet at 25c per yard       Tapestry Carpet at 55c per yard-  Xti  xti  xti  xti  xti  iti  iti  iti  iti  xti  xti  iti  iti  Men's Furnishings.   Reduction in Prices  LOOK AT OUR LINES BEFORE BUYING ELSEWHERE  Boys' White Pique Suits at $1.00  Boys' Linen Suits at $1.00  Regatta Shirts at 50c  Boys' Linen Caps al 25c  glen's Linen Hats at 50c  Men's Stiaw Hats at'loe  Hi  Hi  Hi  Hi  iti  iti  Hi  iii  iii  ^  As ali our Dry Goods must be closed out, and as these are only a few samples of our prices,   ay  &  FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES.  NEI/SON LODGS, NO. 33, A. F,"& A. M.  Meets second Wednesday In eaah month.  Sojourning: brethren Invited.  The Sandon- fire relief committee  has issued the following financial  statement, and has requested The  TaiMJNB to publish the same :  ��_\l'Kl\'L..  (jovcimuont of B. C���   ,  (.'. P. It.. ..  Vancouver Boaid of Ti.idc  Hiihland. .    .  H.ink of Br.tWi Columbia  i-isfc t'linncc Aluiing Co  H>er<s&Co  Minnesota foihor Co .. ,  I . A. Wood  Idaho limes ...  U. N. White Co. , ,  If Giegciif'i  I'ajne Shiiinij Co  Tiail - . .  \eUon Opcintic Sociclj  Vancou*, ci  (ii.ind I<"oik'   \\ liiiiipeg.. .  Kailo   . ...  Silt hi ton .    .  Hc\clstoko       Kamloops  .  .slocan Citj- ....  l'uton & Co , Toronto . .  Hundorhon Hros  ?I���� (K)  ")(W (HI  o<M> 00  SI17 SO  L'50 00  ���1M 00  .WW  2V) 00  2M 00  ���>w m  ���wo 00  _>>() 00  '-'III 00  J11 OJ  f>>(l 00  20(1 00  ],M) 00  aw oo  "At') '.Ki  I 8(XJ  110 00  .)() (Ml  d(i (0  200 00  'A 00  -   Off to the Exposition.  Nkw York, June 20.���The track  team representing the University  of Pennsylvania*, sailed for Paris al  noon today on board' the lied Star  liner Southwark,  Kootenay   Coffee   Co,  NELSON, B. O.  Coffee roastors and dealers In Tea and Coffee.  Offer fresh roasted coffee oi best quality as  follows:  Java and Arabian Mocha, per pound.......   10  Java and Mocha Blend, 3 pounds.......... I 00  Fine Santos/4 pounds ....................... 1 00  Santo? Blond, S pounds.,.  1 00  Our Special Blond, 6 pounds................ 1 00  Our Kio Roast, 6 pounda  1 00  A tria! order solicited.   Salesroom 2 doors east  ot Oddfoltowa block. West Daker street.  NOTICE OF MEET1NC GF STOCKHOLDERS.  Col. Bank of IJ. C, Nelson     217 00  Notice is liciobj (nvcnlh.it. upon tlio ?3idday  of Julj, A. I)., 130 i. at ](> o clock a. in. at the com-  p my's ofll< o in Nelbon, U. c. tlicic will be held a  mceiiiiK of tho stockholders of the Goldcndulo  Alining Company, u corpoiation, for the puipose  of considering a proposition to sell the Golden-  dale and Young Dominion mineral claims (crow n  {���muted!, situate about four miles south of Nelson,  JBntisli Columbia in West Kooten.iy Mining Dis.  tnct, Uutish Columbia, to pay the outstanding  indebted ni'so of said company.  i-0_iD_.NDAi.1_ MINING COMPANY,  Hy E. D, Idb, Secretaiy.  Dated lln'j lllh day of Jane, A. D. 1JHX).  K  N1SHT9 OF PYTHIAS- Nelson  25, Knights ot Pythias, meets in  "   rBi " - ���   ���   ay dTening  oordially Invitod to ftttend,  Hall, corner "Baker audBCootensy streets, _,_*,  Tuesday erening; at 8 o'olook.   Visiting Kni^htB  e, No,  O.F.  every  S_S.   Leonard Scott, C. C.  R. G. Joy, K. of K.  "RJELSON L. O. L.. No. Itm, meets in I. O. O. if.  ���*-^ Hall, comer Bakor and Kootenay Btreots,  1st and 3rd HViday of each inonth. Viiiting  brethorn cordially Invited. R. Robinson, W. M.  W. Crawford. Itecording-Bccrctary.   IfJBLSON ^flRIE, Numbei* 22, Fraternal Order  ���*���;* of Kaglos, moefcs every second and fourth  Wednesday inoacb month In KrafcornHy Halt  Visiting brethren welcome.  W. Gosnell, Fresl  dent.   Charlea Prosser, Secretary.  Xti  Xti  * V ���  \i/  ��� \ *  you are assured of bargains in al! other iiries  A. FERLAND  & CO  Hf  Elaiker  Street,   INelsors  '0t0'00'00'00'00'00'^'00'l00't00'00'00^00' 00'00'00'00 ^^^^�����^'^*^^^K'S^^'J5''^,F'S^^^S^^:^^^tS('  TRADES   UNIOiJS,  .���MELSON MINERS' UNION NO. 96, W,  *L'   UL -Meets in minors' union rooms,  F. of         north-  oast cornor Victoria and Kootenay streets, every  Saturday opening at 8 o'olock.   Visiting mem-  V  bers welcome,  Wilkes, Secretary,  , Mowatt, JPrebident, James  rjlRADKS AND LABQK COUNCIL.-Thc rcgu-  ���*��� lar meetings of tho Nelson Trades and Labor  Council win be held in tho ruinorh' union hall,  corner of Victoria and Kootonay streets, on the  first and third Thursday of each month, at  7.30 p. m, G. J. Thorpo, President. J. H. Alalho-  bon. Secretary.   rpHB regular meetings of tho Carpenters' Union  ���*��� are held on Wednesday o\ening of oach  week, at 7 o'clock, in the Minors' Union hall corner Victoria and Kootenay streets. R. Kobin-  aon. President. James Colling,, Secretary.  ���OARBERS' UNION.���Nelson Union, No. l!��7of  JJ the International Journeymen Binber's Union of America, meets every flrstand third Monday of each month in Miner's Union IlaSI, corner  of victoria and Kootenay sheets.  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for I & -J. TAYLOR SAFES  Bogustown)   Fairview   Addition.  A. R. BABR0W^"aTm1lC._K  .   PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR'  Corner Vlotorla and Kootenay Streets.  P. O. Boz 659. TKLKPHONB NO  S)5  HERWOOD  REAL ESTATE -  INSURANCE AND  GENERAL AGENT  First door vroab  of Bank of British  Columbia bulldinir.  bhnirp,  attend,  ville, Secretary,  ���- ~.  ~~._~~,, at 8-"I0 p.m.  brothers coidially invited to      "      '    '    W.S. Bcl-  VssitiiiB  J. H. Matheson, President  TJRICKLAYERS AND MASONS' UNION. "  JJ lhe Bricklayers .md Alabons' lnteraalional  Union No. 3 of Nelson moots hecond and fourlh  Tuesdaj b in each month at Minors,' Union hall  J. W. Etcher, niesidcnt; Joseph Clark, recording  and corresponding secretary.  LABORERS' UNION.���Nelson Laborers' Protective Union, No. 8121, A. V. of I_��� meets in  Minors' Union Hall, northeast coraer of Victoria  and Kootenay sticets, evo-y Monday evening  at 8 p.m. sharp. Visiting members of tho American Federation cordially invited to attend. John  Mullen, President. Percy Shackeiton, Secretary.  ���M-ELSON PAINTERS' UNION���The regular  -*���* meeting of tlio Painters' Union is held  the fii stand third Fridajs in each month at Miners' Union hall ut 7:30 sharp.  T. O. Skatbo, President.  Will J. Hatch, Secretary.  Charles St, Barbe  I  AT 7 PER CENT  ON BUSINESS PROPERTY  Apply O. Jj. LENNOX, Solicitor, Nolson B. C  T. O. Skatbo, sign paintoi for \V. J. Muipby,  requests all who intend to tuko part in the  Trades Procebwoti on Dominion Daj to bend In  thesr orders as (imckly as pos-flbie. Lastje.ir  niany were disappoint od thiough not placing  their orders eui!j onougb. Shop In the icai of  thu Bums Block.  .FZi  >^  BOUGHT AND SOLD  Ittfcreiidnni Treasury Stock  JCxcheiiucr, Wt)  Big Iloin. rrfX-o  Peona. riWJ.ViO  Richolieu, IflfXJ  WANTKI)  Riimblei C'.anboo and Giant  I oi sulc-ii-ioom houso, Hume addition, fPVI.  II ioom houso, cheap; teims easy; close in,  CALL ON  Tosser  BROKKR, WARD STRKKT  Charles D�� J, Christie  GENERAL BROKER  1 doors west of Poinininn Expresf, office.  P. O. Box 623.   Phones: Offlco 147, House 152  Threo mx room lion��e�� foi rent.  Real estate in all p.u ts of the citj for salo  AOKNT VOU a S. KIMBALL'S SAFKS  ffl  ffl  We have sold 75 per cent of all the  Portland Cement  Fire Brick Fire Clay  and Sewep Pipe  USED IN KOOTENAY  Just received carload Dominion Aie and Porter  (PINTS AND QUARTS)  Dominion White Label Ale (pints and quarts).   This is  the finest Ale brewed in Canada.  Dominion Bulk Ale 06 gallon kegs)  Teacher's Scotch Whiskey is still the best.  ffl  ffl  ROYAL SEAL  AND  KOOTENAY BELLE  CIGARS  UNION MADE  INSURANCE.  LOANS.  kootenay Cigar Mfg. Oo.  nkxsok, aamsas ooicumsbia  Notice of Application for a   Certificate of Improvements,  RfiOKhV Hill. MlM-KU. C'l.UM, bITUATKI.V rilK  AIM>1\OKnC Ml.M.Vl, I>I".Ifc.ION* OK WhST  IvOOlKNAi Dl'TIUICS. AM) IOCATKD A1IDUT  IttOMUUbOUIWtSI OK AlV8WOBriI, ADJOINING 'J UK AllKA.NbAS, U.VII.K1) AND UNION  MiNTKU. Claims.  Take notice Lliat I, R. K. Young, (acting as  agent for E. J. Roberts, fice miner's oortiticttta  special No, KSl. and Anna C". Ruckley. freo  111 iner'b certificate N*o. B W.fKl free miner's cor-  tilleato No. 1*. 18,U��, uitciul. sivty days from tho  tlreto hereof, tonppty to the mining recorder for  ft certiteite of million omenta, for the purpose o  obtaining a crown grant of the above claim.  And further take notice that action, undor seo  tion 37, niuHt bo couunOnced before tho iiwutMioB  of such cofUfleate of iraprovements.  Dated this 2*Uid*y oi AprU, A.��,. 1900.  ��.K.totfka, pj*s.  **,  '���^W^��mi-��ywtU��t^��tMiT^WgW��WCTW������3(l����^^ THE TRIBUNE; NELSON, B.G., THTTESDAY JUKE 21 1900  !  'I  I **   i  Iii*)  1^  IS***  Ifc 1  155',  I*,-.  K'*..��  14"'  It*, j  lis  lie  IP  |i?-;  I*.  ill  hi  i  l��  18-  I  Rubber Gloves  FOR WOMEN AND" MEN  The proper thing for spring house-  cleaning and gardening  Furniture Polish  To make your Furniture look as good  as new, try our  "FRENCH FURNITURE POLISH."  W. F. Teetzel 8c Go  Victoria Block, Corner Baker and Josephine Streets  DRUGS AND ASSAYERS'SUPPLIES  _.(_^^^^&^ie__:e__:S__:SL:S_\:S_\_ '^'^'^'-S,a"S'a'a,-&,ig'-:g'>-1  /��.-*�����-��� ��r-,����.-,��. ���<s;-*'5r- ^.5r.5*".^:��r: . _9-_9. &���__��?__%> ^-t^.**'*/.**-**^^  W  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  to  THIS IS THE PUCE  WHERE YOU CAN SAVE.MONEY  IN   BUYING  JEWELERY" FROM  to  to  to  iti  iti  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  JACOB DOVER, The leading Jeweler jjj  Nelson, B. C  to  to  to  to  to  to  All mail orders receive our prompt attention.  As we only employ expert help, our watch making  Jjy   and jewelery department cannot be surpassed.  Jg  to   All work guaranteed to be satisfactory.  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  Jacob Dover, Jeweler  Baker-   Street,   [Nelson.  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  Mr  '-��_\^-^-^b_'_���_-_��� _-_-^-_-^        ^���^���\X'^_X'%'_X'_l'\Z'\Z'��ti'^  ��� -JS **-_-<-^-0''-_9-_-i-_*"0*-^-^-t*        Cr^-^'-^'-S;-'^-'?.^'?-'?*?-^'  WE RECOGNIZE THE FACT.  That In citering to the people of Nelson  ��� und district in the lines of  Teas and Coffee  We must have an m-tiele first-class in every respect.   We have (riven (hose lines our undivided  iltteiition, as a icsult ot which we have succeeded in securing an artie'e in both lines, which for  quality, flavor and excellence"hare no equal.   Wo defy comparison? they cannot be surpassed and  tcannot b1* duplicated.   After a trial you will have no other.   For good goods at reasonable figures  try us.   QUALITY FIRST, LAST AND ALWAYS.   Yours for business.  The Western Mercantile Company, Limited  GROCERS  BAKER ST.:  NKLSON  Just Received.  A large consignment of the latest  styles of hats, union and custom  ,   made.   Clothing  forN bargains  at  . THEO MADSON'S   CLOTHING_^HOUSB. ���_  BAKER STREET,  ��� ���  NELSON.  WHY BUY CANNED FRUITS?  We Have the Strawberries, Sugar,  and Fruit Jars.  P. O. BOX 170.  HOUSTON BLOCK.  Telephone 101.  Car Load of Lake of tho Woods  Flour Just Received.  John r\. Irvirjg & Co  Don't Imbibe Snakes  Lots of them In the city water.   Get one of our Alters  on trial.   Prices 40 cents, $1.25 and $1.75.  OI'POSITK POSTOFFICE.  STRACHAN   BROTHERS.  ASK  YOUR GROCER FOR THE CELEBRATED  [{oiled  B&K  Oats  The Best that Money can Buy.     Take no Other.  Manufactured by tho Brockman-Ker Milling Co., Ltd.  Victoria Vancouver, Westminster, Edmonton. Rossland, Nolson.  ILLUIVHjMTIOJIS  FOR  DOMINION DA/  Colored Lamps  In Red, Blue, Amber  and Green.  Kootenay Electric Snpply &  Construction Co. street?neSon  CITY LOCAL NEWS  An improvement is being added  to thu opera house in the shape of  balcony over the main entrance  10x0 feet in . dimensions, on which  the band will play before performances.  W. G. Gillette has secured the  contract i'or the erection of a $1300  residence for A. L. McCuIloch on  Latimer street.  Herbert Lambert,1 one of the1 pi6-  neer merchants of the new Kettle  river town of Wauehope, is in the  city on a business trip. Mr. Lam-,  berfc states that if Nelson. wholesalers are to hold the trade of this  promising district steps must be  taken to secure a government road  through Fire valley. At i**reseut  the trail is in very bad shape and  packers charge 4 cents per pound,  whereas from Vernon the cost of  packing is only 2 cents. The result will be the diversion of trade  to coast concerns.  Jacob Dover and family returned  from Montreal yesterday, arriving  here on thetrain which broke the  season's record across the continent by making the trip in 86 hours.  "While in the, east, Mr. Dover spent  several days in New York; where  the temperature was several degrees' over the 100 mark.- He mado  'extensive purchases from various  eastern importers.  The switch where the steam  Ishovel is working on the C. P. 11.  line between Slocan Junction and  Robson lias been named Thrums.  , Local wholesalers will now have a  new shipping point.  . The excellent run of the Athabasca mine .last month . and the  prospect of a $25,000 clean-up at the  end of this month has created quite  a local demand for Athabasca. Several small blocks" have changed  hands during^lie past ' few days  around'22 cents.* ' '. :- a  ., The Municipal band will not have'*  their new uniforms for tho Dominion Day celebration. . The outfits  were to be of kharki, cut in regulation military style, but the military tailors from whom the clothing was ordered could not fill the'  order on time. The band will  therefore appear during the demonstration in the ordinary riflo  uniforms and the Kharki suits may  be ordered later. y  The switch material for the street'  car turnout on Water street ha3 arrived and a staff of men was put at  work yesterday putting in the  switch. Three cars will be placed  on the run Sunday and a ten minute  service will be given.  A quiet wedding was celebrated  yesterday in the vestry of the  Church of Mary Immaculate^ tne  contracting parties being Miss Mary  Russell and Ilerbort G. Goodeve,  accountant for the Lawrence Hard-  wai'e~C6Tnpany. The ceremony was  celebrated by the Rev. Father Ferland. .   The bride and   groom  are  BUSINESS  MENTION.  CARLOAD  CANADIAN WHISKIES  JUST ARRIVED  m"]Vr"PlT .fti/^'W Including bulk and. case Seagram. 2,  _i_H XLl JLl O K_J XN and 7 yeifr old.  Cases-Club rye. flasks  ___ - ____________ ts__r -w ��� rye, Gooderham & Worts Special: G.&  n    r>i-rui-r   n    r>.r\     i    j W* ordinary-White Wheat Whisky.  R.  P.  RITHET & CO.,  Ltd.        a. a GRAY, Baker St., .Kootenay Representative  To Let���neat cottage, four rooms,  garden, cheap, partly furnished. Enquire  Tribune.  AVanted���situation by a competent general sorvanl. Good cook. Address M.  I-*., Tribune office.  For   sale���174  square   yards   of  good lawn turf of five years growth, can be seen.  -Kiiqiiirc of Mr. Curtis, architect, Jiakcr street,  Nelson.  Wanted���by   a   young ' lady,   a  position aM stenographer and typewriter. Good  experience. Apply .Stenographer; postotlloo box  IC, Nehon.  Wanted���for sawmill and factory  a shingle jointer, lath mini and factory machine  hand. Also a good tumor. Apply to G. O. L'u-  chanan, Nelson or Kaslo.  Five-room house and lot for sale.  Price $150. Apply to Nelson Bazaar, Tremont  block.  To Rent���House and two lots on  Carbonate street, next door to mayor Houston.  Seven rooms and bathroom, hot and cold water,  baths, etc. It has just been repaired and kal-  soniincd. Thirty dollars per month. Taylor &  Iluiiuiiiglon.  House to Let���Furnished or unfurnished���Three bedrooms, dining roonr, drawing room, writing room, hall and kitchen Kor  fnll particulars apply lo J. L. Vaiihtonc, broker.  For sale���Stock and fixtures of  the Nelson Bazaar amounting to about four  hundred dollars.  Furnished rooms to let���Apply  Carney block, one door east of Oddfellow's lull.  Hack calls leffc at the Pacific  Transfer barn on Vornon street. Telephone  call 33.  Lost���Black cocker spaniel answering to norms of "Jack." Kinder p"case return  to George A. Stewart 1'ott.s, Wallace-Miller  block.  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that I 'ntend to apply nt  the II ht meeting of tho board of license commissioners for the city of Nelson held thir.y days  after tho date hereof, for leave to transfer the  licenso now held by 1110 for an hotel known as'  the iNelson House. ��� ituato on lot 10 block 1, to A.  H. Clemontsand Itobort Iteifl'cror.     ,vrTITR,  Dated this 2nd day of June, 1900.  well known young people and many  will join The Tribune in .extending hearty congratulations. Mr.  and Mrs. Goode-ye will reside on  Silica street.      .."���.���'"���..        ���;  Within ;a \f ew . '.month's% a new  hotjel will be%ddqd../'to*tii%.list; of  Nelson>hostelriesJ; i;Cane ;<<fe^iaedon-  ald, architects,-have<-in preparation,  plans for a hotel 52 by 110 iu jdi-  mensions,lbut:are- ijp.t at liberfcyr as  yet to divulge: the^hamc of., their  clients. They state that tliebiiild-  ing is to be three stories in height,'  stone in the basement and first  story aud brick'for the balance.  The estimated cost is $40,000. ! The  architects anticipate that Avork will  start on the building -within a  month. ;���.'.���   ���  The mammoth register at the gas  works indicates that since the'plant  commenced half a million feet of  gas has been '-manufactured and  passed into the city mains.  The application for an injunction  to restrain LuPointo & Croft from  making, brick?.on? Josephine street  has beenonlargedi to-next Monday.  Miss Antoinette Trebelli wilt give  a concert in the opera house on  Saturday evening, assisted-by  Eugene Bernstein. Miss Trebelli  has a splendid soprano voice, and a  large number of seats havo already  been retained by subscribers. Seats  will be-on sale- to the public on  Friday and Saturday.  The Venus mill is iiow installed,  and will be started up this afternoon on a trial run. If all goes  well it will start crushing continuously in a day, or two.  Robrecht de Vos, who has been  the guest of W. W. Beer for a  couple of day?,- leffc yesterday ��� for  Winnipeg en route, .to ,' Ottawa,  where he,will,take up his residence.'  Mr. de Vos is".' "the recently  appointed vipe-consul to Cau-  . Belgium, and his  the west is to make a'"  districts suitable for  He was accompanied  by a couple of representatives of a  Belgian syndicate which is acquiring tracts of land north of Winnipeg-for settlement.  The maxinju.-gun squad .of the  Nelson Rifles got down to work last  night with their instructor, ser-  geant . Knight, of "the garrison  "artillery company stationed at  Esquimalt. .The'iustructor put the  class through theuuitial steps of the  gun drill, which included'a lecture  on the rather completed breech  mechanism.�� The class will' .meet  nightly'as sergeant Knight "is" only  allowed to remain here ten'days.  A man named Pretric sat in  game of draw poker at the Kootenay hotel Tuesday night and dropped $25. To' square himself he  filled his pockets, with chips, Constable Hardyr,was called! in and requested Prctvic to hand, over the  ivories.- He refused to do so and  -tho officer ran him iu. At the police court yesterday. Pretric was  before the magistrate, who.remaud-  ed the case.  The formal .opening of the danb:  ing pavilion at' Lake, Parle, rented  by Mr. Werner, took .place yesfcerr  day. evening.- ..The" buildiiig".was  crowded by'a, large number'.of  young people of both sexes", who  pronounced the management and  music excellent and .voted the  whole affair.a' great success. '"Dur-  RESTAURANT  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT.  ada for  mission in  report, on  emigrants.  ESTABLISHED 1892  H; BYERS   &   GO,  ESTABLISHED 1892  l*'":  Garden, MjII, Steam.and Suction  :>      :���'. Hose. ���  Crucible   Cast   Steel  6-16 to 1-in. in  Wire  Rope  stock.  '   Leather and  Rubber Belting.  Sheet, Square and Round Rubber  Flax and Garlock Packing  Pipe Fittings, Brass Goods, Rails  Black and Galvanized Sheet Iron  Soft Steel Plates  1-8, 3-16 and 1-4 x 72, 96 and 120  Agents���Trims Oro Cars, Oiant Powdor, and Metropolitan Fuse, etc.  H. BYERS & CO.  NKLSON  KASLO  SANDON  ing the warm weather the regular  dances which will be held in the  pavilion, are sure to be well attended,, especially as every effort will be  made'to keep up the high standard  of the place!'. The pavilion is a, decided acquisition and- should prove  a su'ecess. , .    ,  HOTEI.   ARRIVALS.  At -!Tnfe"HujiK.���R.-1D. Turner,  Montreal; W. H. Vaso, Montreal;  F. D. Cormack, St. Louis; J. Fleisch-  raan, Vancouver; C. Parsons, Vancouver. J. M. Kallmeyer, F. W.  Turpini Toronto; L. J. Cross Vancouver; L. S. Carry, England; E. E.  Carry, Calgary; J. H. Tnix, Spokane; W. W. Scott, San Francisco;  E. Charles, Rossland; W. Sherratt,  Sandon..     "'    "      . '     '  At thk Phair.���J. F. Ritchie, Mr.  and Mrs. Oliver, H. Mi'.'Rumball,  Rossland; G. A.' Bucliahan, - Kaslo.  E. Nelson Fell, Athabasca; F. J.  Kemble, New York; W. L. Christie,  ���W. Brealey,, Calgary; . H. .Sfcarne,.  Trail; Dr." and Mrs. H. Keller, Ymir;'  J. P. B. Battescotnbe, Vancouver;  O. B. Fredricks and wife," Kansas  Wholesale  Houses  NELSON  B. C.  DERATED AND MINERAL WATERS.  THORPE & CO., LIMITED.-Corner Vernon  and Codar streets, Nolson, manufacturers  ,    of and wholesale dealers in aerated waters and  V fruit syrups.   Sole agents for Halcyon Spring  mineral water.   Telephone 60.    **���,  ; ASSAYERS'   SUPPLIES.  WF. TEETZEL & CO.���Corner,Baker and  ���_ Josephine streets, Nelson, wholosale deal-  era in assayers supplies.- Agents for Denver  Fire Clay Co. of Denver, Colorado.-   ,;��� .-  .'���;:- , " . CIGARS.,    ..   .        Tr~.  KOOTENAY -CIGAR MANUFACTURING  , .CO.-Corner Baker' and Hall streets, Nel  son, manufacturers of 'IRoyal Seal" and "Roote  nay Belle", brands p( ofeari. ; t     ,  COMMISSION MERCHANTS.  ,  EVANS & CO.���Baker street. Nelson  liquors,    cigars.  H.J  y/J^.   wholesale    dealers -in   ���.__,a,    v-.ft...o,  a/| cement, fire brick" and Are clay, water pipe and  steel rails, and general ..commission merchants.  "        ELECTRICAL -SUPPLIES.      ~  KOOTE.VAY ELECTRIC.SUPPLY & CONSTRUCTION COM PA N Y-*- Wholesale dealers in telephones, annunciators.-bolls, batteries,  fixtures, etc., Houston block. Nelson.  FLOUR AND FEED.  BRACKMAN-KER MILLING COMPANY  ���Cereals, Flour, Grain, Hay. Straight'or  mixed cars shipped to ali Kootenny Points.  Grain elevators at all principal points oh Calgary-  Edmonton R. R. Mills at Victoria, -New Westminster, and Edmonton, Alberta.  AYLOR   FEED & PRODUCE KHJ.-Bakcr  ��� street.   Nelson   (George   F.' "Motion's ' old  stand).   Flour, Feed, Grain, Hay and Produce.  Car lots a specialty.   Correspondence solicited.  Phone 20.- '%'.'���'  FRESH AND SALT HEATS.       ���*  BURNS'& .CO.���Baker  street,   Nelson,  Wholesale dealers in fresh and cured meats.  Cold storage. ^ <'  ~ GROCERIES. '. "    ,  A   MACDONALD & .CO.-Corner Front and  ���   Ball    streets,     wholesale  grocers' and  ' jobbers in blankets, gloves, mitts, boots, rubbers,,  -mackinaws and-miners' sundries.1  KOOTENAY SUPPLY   COMPANY,   LIMITED���Vernon   streot, Nelson,  wholesale  grocers. -  Cor. Baker and Hall Sts.  First-class table. _���,  R. l\|cR^Ef Prop.  P.  fOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-  "    son, wholesalo grocers.  -Front street, Nel-  THE GREAT  ENGLISH-AMERICAN  SYNDICATE  SHOWS  Coming on its Owq Palace Trains  Wiil be in fieison on  THURSDAY,  JUNE 21st  - SPECIAL i EXCURSION-.RATES.  Will bo made by   all   railroads  and   steamer  lines from Slocan City, Silverton, New Denver,  Three Forks. Sandon, Kasloiandall intermediate- |  points of ono fare for round trip.    On sale Juno  21st, good to return June 22nd.  PR. STEWART & CO.���Warehouses on C. P.  ,��� R. track, foot of Stanley street. Nelson,  wholesale dealers in provisions, produce and  fruits. Cold storage. Agents Armour & Co.'s  bacon, hams, lard and other products.  JY. GRIFFIN & CO.-Front street, Nelsoni  ���, wholesale   dealers   in   provisions,   cured  meats, butter and eggs.  HARDWARE AND MINING SUPPLIES.  H BYERS & CO.���Cornor Bakor and Josephine  ��� streets,- Nolson, wholesale doalers in hardware and mining supplies. Agonts for Giant  ' Powdor Co.   HARDWARE    COMPANY-        .... Nolson, wholesalo   dealers in  hardware and mining supplies, and wuter and  plumbers' supplies.   Refrigerators  Prices from $10 to $30  LAWRENCE HARDWARE COMPANY  ^  i<_i:��__2L:��_--__:��L:��_-S__e__-__:___:___: ���a,^"^**^B>,^>**g��*^',^>,^>*^"^'*s��  UF  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  185 Baker Street.  Telephone 10.  KIRKPATRICK  &  WILSON.  xti  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  We have removed our place of business  for the next few months to the old Burns  shop, next to the Nelson Hotel, where we   jjj  to   hope to see all our old customers and many   to  new ones.   Give us a call.  Xti  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  KIRKPATRICK & WILSON  (to   Telephone 10  xSl  185 Baker Street  ffl.  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  >PJf  '^_*-__\-__\-^"^-_*-^-___" ___���__.-__}���__> ^- _*���&'!_*. _*.>*.!_?'_*.__'.__'. _*. A$&i  ���js?9i_9^?9i_9^t9?_-X0B~^_i    <  ^^tP^^^r'^tt^^ai*  HATS! HATS!  We have just received a large consignment of Stetson hats in all the latest shapes and styles, also hats from  some of the best English makers, includings Christy's celebrated hard hats, which we are selling at prices to suit  everybody.  TJie Nelson  Clothing flpuse  Place Your  Orders   for  WE MAKE A SPECIAL  FEATUBE  OF  DECORATIVE  SIGN PAINTING  Dominion Day  Sign���Pamting  Streamers  Banners  Signs and  Mottoes  T- AWKBNCE  ���LJ   Bakor St.:-  VANCOUVER HARDWARE COMPANY  > LIMITED-Baker street, Nelson, wholosale  dealers iu hardware and mining mrpplios. plumbers and tinsmiths' supplies. Agnnts Ontario  Works.   LIQUORS AND DRY GOODS.  rpURNKR, BEETON & CO.-Corner "Vernon  ���*��� and Josephine streets, Nelson, wholesale  dealers in liquors, cigars and dry goods. Agents  for Pabst Brewing Co. ot Milwaukee and Calgary Brewing Co. of Calgary..  PAINTS  AND' OILS.  NELSON HARDWARE' COMPANY-Baker  Street���Wholesale dealers in paints, oils,  and .brashes of all kinds. Largest stock in  Kootenay. '    POWDER, CAPS AND. FUSE.  HAMILTON POWDER COMPANY-Baker  street, Nelson,' manufacturers of dynamite,  sporting, stumping and black blasting powders,  wholesalo dealers in caps and fuse, and oleotrio  blasting apparatus.       SASH AND DOORS.  NELSON  SAW   AND  PLANING   MILLS,  LIMITED���Corner Front and Hall strasts-a  Nolson, manufacturers of and wholesalo dealers.  in sash and doors; all kinds of factory work made  to order. i;  TENTS   AND   AWNINGS.  NELSON TENT AND AWNING FACTORY-  Bakor streot, Nelson.   Manufacturers of all  .kinds of   tents,  awnings, and  canvas goods.,  P. O. Box 76. ��� -Theo. Madson, proprietor.    >  WINES AND. CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA WINE. COMPANY, LIMITED���Corner Front and HaU streets. Nol-  I son. wholesale dealeis in wines (oue and bulk)  ' and domestic and imported cigars.  When turned out by our artist are works of art. They will add to the appearance of your display. Poor work will detract from it. We will assist you in  determining what you want.   Give us plenty of time by placing orders at once.  F. J. BRADLEY & CO.  Corner Josephine and Victoria Streets.  Nelson, British Columbia.  Fisiiing Season of 1900  We are selling the fishing tackle which entices  the fish. We have the  most complete line of flies  and trolling baits.  See our fishing rod complete with line, leader,  -re&h_ and flies for $5.  Canada Drag & Book Co.  NEL80N  NOTICE   OP  MEETING.  The Nelson plumbers, gas and steam fitters  union meets every second and fourth Friday at  the Miners' Union hall at 8 p.m.  B. WEEKS, Secietary pro tern.  Alex Stewart  Room 3, Turner & Boeeh Block.  NELSON.  Mines  Real Estate  Insurance  Loans  Notary Public and Conveyancer.  Rents Collected on Commission.  S200 cash for lot on Carbonate street.  $4000 (easy terms) will buy Alio corner on Baker  street, good hotel site.  ��4000 will buy fine corner on Vernon street, good  hotel site.  $12u0 will buy lot on Baker streot near Shorbrook  houso.  8450 (half cash) will buy 3 lots in Bogustown.  S250 to ��275 apiece for choice lots on Carbonate  stroet.  $20 per month will rent 8-roomcd house, immediate possession.  $850, part cash, will buy house and lot on Robson  street near Stanley street.  Cottage and nice lot with fruit trees, 5-mile point-  Ranch at Pilot Hay, CO acres under cultivation.]  $1350 will buy cottage und lot on Stanley street.

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