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 '- <l  DAILY EDITION   BY MAIL  FIVE  DOLLARS A YEAR  WEEKLY EDITION BY MAIL  TWO  DOLLARS A YEAR  EIGHTH YEAR  NELSON:  SATURDAY MORtflKG JUNE 30 J900.  PRICE FIVE CENTS  SHIPMENTS ARE IMPROVING  Wholesalers' Eeports.  The reports from the wholesale  trade for the week indicate a steady  ''volume of business with a considerable improvement generally over  the first two weeks of the month.  Yesterday's shipments were as follows :  AV. F. Teetzel & Co., assayers'  supplies. Slocan City, Woodbury  Creek and Moyie.  John Cholditch & Co., wholesale  grocers. ��� JHoyie, New Denver,  "Whitewater, Sandon, Kaslo, Silver-"  ton, Trail aud Slocan City.  Nelson Saw and Planing Mill.0,  Limited, sash and doors.���Lake  Point?, Ainsworth, Ymir and Salmo.  California AViue Company, wines  and cigars.��� Greenwood. Procter,  Revelstoke, Arrowhead, Comaplix,  Thompson's Landing, Trail, Ross-  hind and Grand Forks.  J. Y. Grinin & Co., provisions aud  produce.���Slocan City, Ymir, Salmo,  Eliolt, Anaconda, Rossland, Trail,  Beaverton and Trout Lake.  Lawrence Hardware Company,  hardware and mining supplies.���  Lake Points, Erie, Kimberley,  Lemon Creek, Sandon, Greenwood,  Ymir, Thompsons Landing, Revelstoke, Salmo, Granite Siding, Cascade, Rossland, Lardo, Ainsworth,  Gladstone and Greenwood.  McLichlan Bros., hardware and  mining supplies.���Fire Valley, Slocan City, Cranbrook, aud Kaslo.  IT. .f. Evans <fc Co., commission  merchants.���Lake Points, Sandon,  Robsou, Ymir, Bounington Falls,  Lemon Creek and Enterprise Landing.  A. Macdonald & Co., wholesale  grocers.���Greenwood, Ymir, Sandou,  Sirdar, Tunnel, Creston, Moyie, Fire  Valley, Slocan City, Kaslo, Procter,  Pilot Bay, Deer Park, Cascade,  Rock Creek,.Kitchener, Trail,- Erie  aud Ferguson.  Kootenay Electric Supply and  Construction - Company, electric  . supplies.���Kaslo, Sandon, Greenwood, Ymir, Cranbrook-and Moyie.  ..Brackman.-*&-'Ker /Milljng-'Com-.-  pany, flour and feed.���Waneta, Erie,  Lardo, N-ikusp, Creston, Greenwood,  Cascade and'Sanca.  Kootenay Supply Company, whole-  *- **.le grocers.���Moyie, Erie, Cascade,  K��b1o, Sanca, Kimberley, Grand  Forks, Lardo and Cranbrook.  Turner, Bee ton & Co., dry goods  and liquors.���Moyie, New Denver,  Kaslo, Lake Points, Slocan City,  Ymir and Salmo.  R. A. Rogers & Co., Avholesale  provisions.���Sandon, Rossland, Slocan, Silverton, Whitewater' and  Trail.  Kootenay Cigar Manufacturing  Company, cigars. ��� Greenwood,  Eholt, Phoenix, Cascade City, Sandon and Silverton.  H. Byers & Co., hardware and  raining supplies. ���- Moyie, Cranbrook,  Sandou, Athabasca, Kuskonook,  Kaslo, New Denver, Bosun Landing,  Erie and Arlington mine,  captured 8000 sheep and 500 head  of cattle, which the eneny ��� had  seized in that neighborhood. Our  casualties were four men wounded.  "Hunter continued his march yesterday towards the Vaal river unopposed. Many farmers along the  line have surrendered.  "Springs, the terminus of the railway from Johannesburg due east,  was attacked yesterday morning.  The Canadian regiment, which  garrisoned the place, beat off the  enemy.   No casualties are reported.  "Lieutenant North reported missing after the attack on the construction train, is a prisoner of the  Boers."  HARD FIGHT AGAINST ODDS  CITY-LOCAL   NEWS.  Ryan Got the Verdict.  Ciiicacjo, June 29. ��� "Syracuse  Tommy" Ryan easily gained the  verdict over "Young" Mahoney of  Philadelphia before the Fort Dearborn Athletic club tonight after six  rounds of rather slow work. Ryan  who was in splendid condition ap-  paiently completed. outclassed  Mahoney. Ryan evidently did not  try for a knock out, but contented  himself with tying Mahoney in  knots and outpointing him.  "^elsoTTHardware Company, hardware, paints and glass.���-Ymir, Sirdar, Lake Points, Nakusp, Granite  Siding and Kitchener.  Nelson Soda Water Company,  /orated and mineral water.���Slocan  City, Erie and Ymir.  SKIRMISHING IS CONTINUED  Canadians Repel the Eoers.���'.������  London, June 20.���11:58 p.m.���  The war oflice has received the following from lord Roberts: "Pretoria, June 20.���Paget reports from  Jjindley -that he was engaged on  Juue 26th with a body of the enemy,  who were strongly reinforced during the day. A convoy of stores  for the Lindley garrison was also  attacked on June 20th, but after a  heavy rear guard action the convoy  reached-Lindley in safety. Our  casualties were 10 killed, and four  officers and about 50 men wounded.  "The fight reported yesterday  was under lieutenant-colonel Gren-  fell, not Dreiper. Brabant came up  during the engagement. Total  casualties of the two columns were  three killed and 23 wounded./  "On the previous day, near Ficksburg. Boye's brigade was in action  with a body of the enemy. Our  casualties were two officers killed,  four men wounded and one man  missing. 1  "Methuen found yesterday that  the Boer laager near Vach Kop and  Spitz Kop had been hastily removed  iu the direction of Lindley. He  followed the enemy. 12 miles and  BUBONIC PLAGUE LESSENS  Report From Australia.  San Francisco, June 29.���The  steamer Moana arrived from Australian ports via Honolulu today.  She brings reports from Sydney to  show that the plague situation in  that city is improving. The daily  average has decreased to less than  two cases a day. Melbourne7*, which  had been thought to be about free  from the disease, had a new case on  the 4 th of the month. The  total number of cases at Sydney up to June Oth, was 272,'  of which 96 had been fatal. During  the week previous to the departure  of the steamer there were 17 new  eases admitted to the hospital, the  deaths for the same period numbering three, which is the lowest,.-rate  since March. There.were 86 patients  in the-hospital t when.; the*8teamet;  lefti which is much' less than- the'  recent average. '  ��� "  "Duringthe past three weeks the  authorities have been offering to  inoculate people with serum, but  tho Sydney people do not take to it  as those of Honolulu did. In the  whole population, only about 7,000  persons applied for treatment.  During May 19,448 rats were  killed in Sydney, making a_ total of  24,15S rats killed since April 13.  The cleaning up of the big Australian metropolis still continues.  Twelve hundred scavengers were at  work under government auspices.  A Japanese newspaper announces  that Dr. Kitasato, the discoverer of  the bacillus of bubonic plague, has  invented a new preventive serum.  America May Stand Aloof.  AVashington, June 28.���Relative  to the injej^sjiug���s_tor.yJhj^anjn^  ternational accord had been arrived  at as to the pro-tempore settlement  of the Chinese troubles, state department officials say that while  the United States might acquiesce  to such an agreement if the European powers and Japan have come  to an understanding on the basis  set out, the result should be welcomed by all who have no selfish  designs to satisfy. But it is not  possible to predict what the official  attitude of the United States to  such a combination will be.  A Portentous Resolution.  Ottawa, June 28.���[Special to  The Titmone.]���In the house, today  Bell moved a resolution which took  the speaker hours to read, setting  forth that Ogilvie's investigation  into Yukon affairs was not sufficient and that a judicial enquiry  should be held. The debate was  carried on all day and evening.  Situation in Colombia Graver.  Kingston, Jamaica, June 29.���A  private telegram received here today from Colombia says the situation at Carthagena aud Savanilla  is very gi'ave, that .fighting is proceeding and that the foreign residents are leaving hurriedly.  Russian Admiral in Command.  Shanghai, June 29.���It is officially announced that the Russian  vice-admiral, Alexieff, will take command of the allied forces in the  north.        -  Oregon is Ashore.  Shanghai, June 29.���It is reported  that the United States ship Oregon  is ashore 50 miles north of Chefoo.  Seymour's Relief Expedition.  London, June 30.���3 a.m.���The  adventures   of  the   hard fighting  allies under admiral Seymour; their  reaching  Anting,   12   miles   from  Pekin; the direction to retreat; the  capture of rice and immense stores  of modern arms and ammunition,  affording material for a strenuous  defense until relieved���all this is  told   in   a dispatch from admiral  Seymour, received-by the admiralty  at midnight, which runs as follows:  "Tien Tsin, June 27, via Chefoo,  Juue 29.���1:05 p.m.���Have returned  to Tien Tsin with the forces, having  been unable to reach Pekin by rail.  "On June 13 th two attacks on  the advance guard were made' by  the Boxers who were repulsed with  considerable loss to them, and none-  on our side.     On June 14 th the  Boxers attacked the train at Lang  Yang iu large numbers and with  great determination.    AVe repulsed  them with a loss about  100 killed.  Our loss was seven Italians.   The  same afternoon the Boxers attacked  the British guard left to protect  Lofa station.   Reinforcements were  sent   back   and   the enemy, were  driven off' with a hundre'd killed.  Two of our seamen were wounded.  "We pushed forward to Anting,  and .engaged the enemy on June  13th and June 14th inflicting a loss  of 175.   There were no casualties  on our side.   Extensive destruction  of the railroads in our front having  made further advance by rail impossible, I decided on June 16th to  return to Yang Tsun, where it was  proposed to organize an advance by  the river to Pekin.  _   "After my departure from Lang  Yang two trains left to follow on  were   attacked   pn\ June 18th by  Boxers and Imperial ^.troops from  Pekin, who lost'from-400 to 500  killed.     Our   casualties, were. six'  killed   and   48    wounded.     These  trains joined me at'Yang .Tsun the  same evening.  "The railway at Yang ;Tsun was  found '.to 'be eritirely^r.demblished  and the trains could riot be moved.'  The force being short of provisions  and hampered with wounded, compelled us-to withdraw on Tien Tsin  with which we had not been in communication for six days and our  supplies had been cut off.  "On June 19th the wounded, with  necessaries, started by boat, the  forces marching alongside the river.  Opposition was experienced during  the whole course of the river from  nearly every village, the Boxers  when defeated iu one village retiring to the next and skilfully retarding our advance by occupying well  selected positions, from which they  had to be forced often at the point  of the bayonet, and in face of a  galling fire, difficult to locate.  "On June 23 we made a night  march, arriving at daybreak opposite the imperial armory, above  jrien==Tsin,=whei,e,=aftei*=friendly=  advances, a treacherous heavy fire  was opened while our men were exposed on opposite side of the river.  The enemy was kept .in check by  rifle fire in front, while their position was turned by a party of  marines and seamen under major  Johnson, who rushed and occupied  one of the salient points, seizing the  guns. The Germans lower down  silenced two guns and then crossed  the river and captured them. The  armory was next occupied by the  combined force. Determined attempts to retake the armory were  made on the following day unsuccessfully.  "We ' found immense stores of  guns, arms and ammunition of the  latest pattern. Several guns were  mounted in our defense and shelled  the Chinese lower down. Having  found ammunition and rice we  could have held put for some days,  but being hampered, with large  numbers of. wounded, I sent to Tien  Tsin for a relieving force which arrived on the morning of the 25 th.  The armory was evacuated and the  forces arrived at Tien Tsin on June  26th.    We burned the armory!"  All the down town streets are  being made presentable for the  celebration, and if 3Iat Kelly does  riot do a good job, his name will  never, gp on the pay roll again as  foreman. ������  v/ ' .\:  Manager AVaterman of the base  ball team is' thinking seriously of  securing a prima donna for management in addition' to his , other  ventures.:.::;���..���''���_ .-:...  Charles Piowraan left' last night  for England. He is interested in  claims in Camp Mansfield.  In the case of .Regina vs.'AValker,  a prisoner awaiting- trial on the  charge of -wouwding with intent,  the . defendant's?! counsel, W, A.  Galliher, has secured an order for  his release .on bail. AValker was"  set at liberty yesterday.  ��� The one band of athletes that are  always .readyfor action is the hose  team of the Nelson fire department.  When-a full "team 'cannot be got,  those who areready run. They ai e  the kind of-sports, that give a town  a good name. -_,  ��� R. B..McCammon, C. P. R. agent  at Rosebery j is iri .the city en route  to the East on 'a vacation.' G. B.  Chandler is the relieving agent.  The contract fox* -the .grading of  the C. P. R. yard here will be let on  Monday. The. 'material 'for the  work will be taken from the bluff  at the foot, of Baker street from  which 10,000 yards; of earth is to  be removed.      . j)"~':,, '   '���  George A. Brown aiid Aliss Lillian  May Jamieson will be married this  evening at the^jre'sidence of, the  bride's parents.: > *  G. A. Taylor, ^manager of the  Blerchants Bank of > Halifax at Victoria, arrived in the city last night  to -relieve George^ Kydd, of the  local branch, -who leaves oh Sunday  for his vacation.'������'. .  Some * clothes were '.-picked up  about 16 miles "below Slocan City  containing! the' membership~cards  in: the SilvertonyMiners'Union of  Lawrence. Knewnassei and- Joseph  Maine, and.it.-%is;feared that their  owners,; .were^drowned.", Anyone  who c^nikuow3igh'(jvGn,.ther.,matter'"  HIGH SCHOOL EXAMINATIONS'  Promotions and Honor Roll.  Appended will be fouud the list  of pupils of the central school who  have been successful in the recent  high school entrance examinations  held at the central school. The  names are.arranged in the order.of  merit. The total number of marks  possible was 1100, and the record  made by J...C. Bannermau will undoubtedly be among the first dozen  from the entire  province.  Follow  iiig is the list:  Total  er Cent  John C. Bannerman,.   881  80   7-11  Helen Campbell :.   -....830  77   9-U  Bert Wallace    73!)  B7   2-11  Kuth Mncdonald    737  07  Marian Bapi    736  GG 10-11  Norman C. Stewart...   738  06 10-11  Wilmot Stead    075  01   111  Big Klondike Cleanup. '  Seattle, June 27.���The gold received at the United States assay  office since July 1st, 1900, amounts  in value to over $1,000,000. From  information now at hand it is possible to make the certain prediction  that the receipts of the office during the month of July will amount  to over $3,000,000. The receipts for  June were today increased by the  deposits brought down on the  steamer Rosalie, which arrived  from Skagway   Tuesday evening.  will confer' a favorNby communicating with-the1 officials of the Silver-  ton or Nelson Miners', unions.  The work of fixing up the bicycle  path was completed Jast; night and  now there is a good track right out  to ' Roberts- ranch. .- The hospital  authorities were thinking of enclosing their land, which would have  shut off part of the path, but they  have not done so'as yet, and meanwhile the route is the same as last  year.  Ex-alderman H. B. Thomson arrived iri the city last night from  150-Mile house to take in the celebration and look up old friends. SSn  says that the Cariboo country is a  little quiet at present, .though the  hydraulic propositions are turning  but very well.  , A good story is told of Charlie  Greenlee of NewJDenverv who Js^  =prospecting"=inr=tI!e===Monashee dis7^  trict at the headquarters of the  Kettle river. Charlie prides himself on his skill as a hunter, and on  Sunday morning he started up the  Monashee mountain for deer. After  being out for a couple of hours he  succeeded in bringing down John  Hodges' pack horse. .Greenlee immediately sought out the owner  and paid over $30 upon the condition that nothing further should be  said.  Services will be held in the Methodist church on Dominion Day at  11 a.m. and 7:30������p.m. The pastor  will preach in the . morning. In  connection with the evening service  Mrs. Rutherford will sing Rudyard  Kipling's famous hymn "Reces-.  sional." Professor E. O. Odium of  Vancouver will be present if possible and deliver an address.  On Wednesday next the annual  examination of teachers in- this district will be opened at the central  school, the presiding examiners  being principal Soady and E. B.  Paul of Victoria. The examination  lasts a week and. about 30 candidates are expected to write.  The syndicate of Nelson men who  took up the jjlacer stretches on the  North Thompson river and Jamieson creek have at last succeeded in  making a turn. The ground hus  been turped over to some Liverpool  men who will put in a $50,000  dredger. The terms of the deal  call for a $20,000 payment the bulk  of which is cash. The first installment of the purchase price is expeeted in Nelson within the next  few days. Among those who are in  on the deal are R. S. Lennie, A Fur-  land and H. R. Bellamy. They will  make a good cleanup.  Results of School Examinations.  The central school closed for the  summer yesterday afternoon with  the usual closing exercises.' A score  of citizens gathered to witness the  proceedings which were held in  principal Soady's class room. The  promotion lists were read by mes-  dames Dr. Forin, George Johnston,  Maulsby, McBeath, Horton, J. J.  Campbell and Miss Clauson. The  promotions and honor students are  as follows:  Division I, J. Hostley Soady,  teacher���Honor roll: Deportment,  Pauline Annable.  Punctuality andi regularity, Roy  Edson AVallace.  Proficiency, John Clifford Bannerman. " '  Division II, Miss Seanlan, teacher.  Promoted from fourth to fifth���  Ivy Johnstone, Douglas Pettit, Alice  McBeath, ' Roy Ridsdale; from  second to third���James McGregor,  Minnie Cross, .Roy McGregor,  Charles Motley, Trent Holmes, Kenneth Weir, Harrison Manhart, Nellie Annable, Florence Forin, Robert  McLauchlin, Christina McKay,  Greta Macdonald, Clinton McBeath.  Roll of honor���Punctuality, Doug-  la's Pettit.  Proficiency, Ivy Johnstone.  "Deportment, Trent Holmes.  : -Division'III, Mr. Clark, teacher;  '.pr,bmqted-f rom-third class to fourth'  class���Robert Bell, Violet Burney,  Leslie McBeath,  Helen -Macdonald,  Ida Rarnmelmeyer, William  Swannell ;    Conditional���Peter   Turner,  Gertrude  Cullum,   Henry   Avery,  Elsie Park, Mary Knudson.  .Rolls of honor, -proficiency���Rob-  erl;BelI.  Deportment ��� William Swannell.  Punctuality���Hugh Gallon.  <=>  Division IV, Miss O'Reilly, teacher;  promoted  from   second   reader  to  third���Regie Cummins, Milton McCandlish, Ivan Mackay; Conditional  ���Ella Stewai't, Clarence Davidson.  First reader to second���Raymond  Bind, Stanley Fairweather, Velma  Ironside,   Anna    Mastberg,    Elena  Daroiigh, Jane McLauchlan, Annie  Christenson, John Bell,  Katie  McPhee, Harold Ellis,  Hazen  Niekerson, Fred Emory, AVilliam Christen-  J5QJ3, Or'pha Mauhar t.^MabeLKnucL^  son, Howard Aldous, Bessie Scoley,  AVillie Hardie.  Roll of honor, deportment���Mabel  Knudson. .  Punctuality and regularity���Ivan  Mackay.  Proficiency���Raymond Bard.  Division V, Miss Annie MeLeod,  teacher.���-First Primer to First  Reader: Lottie Annable, Laura  Crossett, Jessie Cullum, George  Grant, Stanley Hasking, Howard  Howell, Maggie McPhee, Fred  Miller, Mabel Nagorson, Jennie  Richardson, John Stewart, Helen  Sloan, Ellen Sloan; conditional,  Irvine Crossett.  Division V.���First Reader to  Second Reader: Maggie Cullum,  Jennie Currie, Edgar Ellis, Pauline  Gebert, Sadie Hogan, Arthur Lackey,  Jack Miller, Leon MaeCandlisb,  No rah Patterson, AVillie Patterson,  Claude AVeir; conditional, Park  Howell, Roy Gillj Ernie Shaw, Percy  Grizelle.  Roll of honor, general proficiency  ���Sadie Hogan.  Punctuality and regularity���  Stanley Hasking.  Deportment���Edgar Ellis.  Division VI, E. AVickham, teacher;  promoted from first primer to first  reader ��� Charlie Swannell; Mary  Rutherford, Horace Langford, Susy  Clarke, AVillie Riley, AVillie Bailey,  Austin Elliott, Ernest Ellis, James  McCandlish, May Sinclair, Youla  Mackay ; Conditional ��� AValter  Scoley.  Roll of honor, General proficiency  ���Charlie Swannell.  Deportment ��� Mary Rutherford.  Punctuality and regularity���Youla Mackay.  Division VII, honor roll, deportment���Donnie Currie.  'Punctuality    and    regularity ���  Clyde Emory.  Proficiency���Grace Smith.  Promoted from first primer to  first reader ���Grace Smith, Edith  Manson, Retta Enman; Conditional  ���Clarence Maulsby, Jack Morris.  The proceedings were enlivened  by a program of songs and recitations contributed by the children.  The youthful performers in the  first part of the program were  drawn from divisions 5 to 7, and in  the second part from divisions 1 to  4.   The program follows:  Part I.���Song, Mary Suidain ; recitation, Retta Enman; speech,  Rev. J. G. Colter-White; song,  Tottie Annable ; recitation, Austin  Elliott; Recitation, Winnie Ellis;  speech, Rev.- Sutherland; song,  Flossie Johnson.  Part II.���Soldiers of the Queen  by division 2; recitation, Elsie Park;  speech, Rev. H. White; recitation,  Selina Ironsides; duet, Nellie and  Pauline Annable; recitation, Alice  McBeath; chorus, Red, White and  Blue,- by division 3; recitation, Nellie Lackey; song, Little Fairy, by  division 1.  GRUEL WORK IN PRETORIA  Kruger Afraid to Move.  London, June 29".���Outside of  minor conflicts in the Orange River  Colony, showing continued Boer  activity in the. Senekal district, the  telegrams from South Africa merely  indicate preparations for, it is  hoped, the final operations of the  tediously prolonged war.  A Capetown dispatch reports an  attempt by the Boers to blow up  the artillery barracks and magazine  at Pretoria. It is added that an  artilleryman, who frustrated the  attempt by withdrawing a lighted  fuse, was killed by a Boer whom  the soldiers afterwards attempted  to lynch.  The British authorities are deporting large numbers of Holland:  ers to Holland to be dealt with by  their owh/government, for. not ob-  seryirig;tHe-state of 'neutrality de-'  clared oy^the'Netherlands. .  -, president Steyn-is reported .to be^  at-Bethlehem consulting with general De*vet.  Sir Alfred Milner, the British  high commissioner,' has notified the  government to pay-the-interest on  the Free State six per cent loan due  July 7th on condition that there is  no liability for further interest.  Capetown reports that president  Kruger is still at Machadorp, afraid  to move for fear the bridges are  undermined.  St. Joseph's Schools.  St. Joseph's schools, which were  opened by the sisters a few months  ago, bid fair to hold their popularity  in  Nelson  on  account  of the  substantial    knowledge    which   is  there   imparted   and -''the  evident  progress made by  the children  already admitted.     The institute is  now affiliated to the University of  jCambridge=and=pupils=desiring-to-  graduate through that  college  are  prepared for examinations held annually iu December.    Applications  for entrance to these examinations  should be made to the sisters early  in September so as to allow them  ample time to communicate with  the secretary in   London.      It is  hoped   the new building   will   be  complete when the children  return  after the summer holidays and the  sisters will then be able to accommodate   a large  number of girls.  Accommodation is also made for a  limited number of little boys up to  the age of ten so as to convenience  parents living out of the city.   The  new schools  will  rest on a stonework foundation with wood frame,  85  by  53  feet, and  a tower three  stories high.    The plans aro in  the  hands of architect Curtis, through  whom   a   complete description   of  the  building    will  be  given later.  The schools are under the direct  management   of   the   sisters   who  have had wide experience in educating and training children and  hold certificates from   the education department, London.  A Mine Reported Sold.  It is reported that the Monashee,  a good mine over in Yale district  that was discovered over twenty  years ago, has been sold for $25,000  cash. The ore is free-milling gold,  and although the miue has not been  developed to any great extent, it is  said to be a promising property. In  the early days its owner, a Mr. Mclntyre, made a deal by which he  managed to erect a small mill at the  mine ,* but because of the out-of-the-  way location of the property and  other causes, the mill was not  successfully worked.  ROWING RACES BECIN TODAY  Dominion Day Sports.  The first of the Dominion Day  celebration sporting   events takes ���  place this afternoon when the two  first heats of the scratch four-oared  race will be pulled off. ��The first  race   starts   at 3:30 p.m. between  AVinter's and Hislop's crews, which -  are made up as follows:   Winter,''  stroke; Hickling 3;   Beaven 2, and  Curtis, bow,  aud  Hislop,   stroke;  Percy, 3;   Clark  2;   and  Farwell;*  bow.   The second heat is between  Ford's and A. F. Proctor's crews, '  and will be    rowed   immediately  afterwards.    Ford's crew consists  of Ford,  stroke;   McCrae  3, Wet--.  more, 2; aud Harvey, bow.     Proc-*'  tor's crew is still a mystery.   He - >  has announced that he will bring ,  down a crew of C. P. R. men, but"  no one has the least idea as to who  they are.  On Monday .Beer's rifle crew will '  row the winner of the first heat ���  this afternoon, and the Hudson's^  Bay crew the winner of the second'^. =  heat.   The   finals   will * be   rowed-" -  later on the same afternoon.  There    has    been    considerable'  speculation on the i-esult and pools ;,,  have been freely sold in the Office"' j- ���  saloon, and more will  be sold this '���'_������  evening on the result of the .semir *  .final   and final heats on Monday.'*\  So far Winter's* crew is a slight :\  favorite in the betting, with Ford's . .  crew pressing them hard for first,''"  place, and it is probable that those ���  two crews will compete in the finals ,  on   Monday.    Proctor's   C.   P.   R. v*  crew is.the dark horse, but has" re- .-  ceived very little, if any, support in J ^  the betting, as the speculators" con- ~>  sider that no matter how good thuy.,;v  may be the fact of their not having'i;-'  been   out   at all for practice cuts"-,.;  away all chance of winning.      -. -" "'__ \  i*          , ���    V1  The Vancouver four duly arrived ."*.  at the Hume hotel yesterday.' They._._"s  took their boat down to the-lake;'>'  intending" to go for a spin, but w-*rev ,*  prevented by, a squall. suddenly.. .  blowing up. They will," however,' <���-"'  be on the lake today. The crew.is^. '  "made up as'follows: *'       *   "   '*   '���" ���;***  The trades' procession on Mond;iy  will be very well attended and unusually interesting.     There will f)e,  a large number of decorated flo-is, *  to which the wholesalers  will contribute more floats than  last  y< ;ir,  and the procession will be a big one.  It may be repeated here that some  of the wires are only 10 feet  fi'-m  the ground, so that the  floats  cha-  uot safely be more than 15 feet   in  height.  A feature of the procession *>��� ill  be the number of societies taking^  part. Nearly all the labor uninas  will be out with banners *i'id  badges, and several of the se��-iet  societies will also parade. Tw.< if-  not three bands will also be in tJie  procession.  The following  prizes  have  beon  -appropriated-by-the- general-com~  mittce:  Industrial floats���First prize $75,  second prize $30.  Children's floats���First prize &15.  Best turnout of any society or  union���First prize valued at $25,  second prize valued at $15.  Most original and grotesque tin n-  out���First prize $15.  Best groomed and bedecked te-im  of horses, whether attached t<> a  float or not���First prize $10, second  prize $5.  The fire department's racing team  left yesterday afternoon for Greenwood to compete in the races there  today. The team will comprise  Steele, captain, Campbell, Douglas,  Thompson, Dill, . Partridge, Chambers, Houston, Henderson, Bradley  ancl Foote, George Nunn having  been unable to go at the hist  moment owing to pressure of business. The wet test will be run this  morning and the hub-and-hub race  after lunch. The members of the  team are in excellent condition aud  confident of success.  Several city employees were at  work yesterday clearing stones of  Baker street and otherwise improving the grounds ovor which the  sports on Monday are to be run. A  number of wheelmen have been  training for a few days for the  bicycle races and some of them have  developed considerable speed. " It is  expected that Cassidy of Rossland  and Mclntyre of Greenwood, both  fast men, will take in the bicycle  events.    T.   R.   Springer,   stroke;   H.  E  Springer, 3 ; C. B. Worsnop, 2 ; and  A. D. Scott, bow.   R. P. Woodward  accompanies the four as manager. ��� -__: /l*��T*-iT.*Tii-*Si-  THE TRIBUNE: NELSON B. C SATURDAY JTOTE 30 1900  J   ' 00.00.l_0 .^ .00 .00.00 .00.f_0 .00 .<_> .00 .&'00.00.00'0_    0�� ' 0__* '00 ' 0_* 't* ' 0��'0��0' 0  ^���SBf'C^ *2T-^ ^^ -^S? ���^������S?. *2?^- ^^^^Ss-STJ^'-Sr^P ��?�����?��� ^���^���-N*^  ���V ���^���^, ^ ��� Sii"' 2S**^S* ���tfr * *3i" �����!��� "-ifi^ 'jft'*-*^* ^^'-^* * ^* iiS^ * mi' ^* * SV ^ ��� ^���� ^ ��� 3^' ^ ���|j��jj'j ��� W  *0^_\_\,   ���  ri  w  xti  xti  iii  Xii  Xti  iti  xti  xti  xti  xti  �����<���  SPECIAL HOLIDAY ATTRACTIONS IN DRY GOODS, MEN'S FURNISHINGS, MILLINERY AND HOUSE FURNISHINGS..  We Will Offer Friday  and   Saturday  Special   Sale  of Dry  Goods- Specials In  Our entire stock on Friday and ���       ������       ,  n                />| ���    i A    I                   I     i                              - ft               ��� ft           ���    I   ft      I        i* Ladies'  Corsets from   10c.  up.  Saturday  next at   last week', LaOieS    D^SS   SHlnS ALargeLOt CarpetS SpeCial   RedUGtiOn Night   Draw, .from    50e.  up.,  special sale prices, with a large                                                                                                      ��                                                              ��� ' .   a      " * * Embroidery Trimmed Drawers  sale of remnants ancl ends ac-                   From $2 up.   Shirt and Blouse                  Of Children's Straw Hats from                  Floor Oilcloths and Linoleum In Sunshades,  Umbrellas and from   2��c.   up.   Corset Covers  from   15c.   up.    AVhite   shirts  from 75c. up.  cumulating from our sale. "Waists, 50 cents. 50 cents each up.   All Ladies' ���       at cost prices." Parasols..  Trimmed Hats at half price. .  S'S-:ftl**-'e*f:**S��:<^  Xii  ED  ��  ^ik. ���  ���jg'^m.j***^.. >���*����.****��������. **m. ****���������>. '^ ��� S>��� 2S'* S^* ���?���' S^' m^* 5E * iS * up1 * ���? * ���?* * i? * ���? * -ff *>3&''���?���'iS1' ���S>'nS1*^  "���'" ___*)  0/0���i00-'�� 000'*0/0��� 0_*0*^0- ��� _^��^ *________* ___W_L'-m f_\m  *"^_\m * t_\_\\ * ___W____* 00   ______?* <______*���* 0__W__\*00*00 **___\f?900m00* 00��� 00* 000* 0_\\\z *0_\_\____*^-___\w**  ^E**^S^.'*k^*i'*^*Km ^fcr* ^k. * ^^ *^hv* ^>K "^^^ * ^^ * ^^ ��� ^K * ^^ ��� ^k * ^^ * ^fck * ^Mjjv " ^fi^A^ * ^..j,^* ^^�� ^^ ^^ ��� ^h^ * ^���^^���v^"  xti  Xii  xti  Xti  iii  iti  iti  Hi  Xti  Xti  Xti  iti  Jto  to  ���m  w"  ffl We have sold 75 per cent of all the  !�� Portland Cement  gj? Fire Brick Fire Clay  ffl.' and Sewer Pipe  ffl  r  -USED IN KOOTENAY.  ���ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  Just  received carload Dominion Ale and Porter  (PINTS AND QUARTS)   .  Dominion White Label Ale (pints "and quarts).   This  the finest.Ale brewed in Canada.  Dominion Bulk Ale (15 gallon kegs)  Teacher's Scotch Whiskey is still the best.  ffl  ffl  is  \&  H. J. EVANS & CO.  ���^���*-a.-e*s-*i*!  \m  m  mi  mmm  :_"X  HUDSON'S. BAY  COMPANY.  INCORPORATED 1670.  wantto eleaF ou 1  our stock of parasols while the warm  weather: lasts.  Until July 1st we  will offer our whole  stock at prices that  must sell.Just look  in and see if this is  not a fact.  lines of the- Natal 'Act, or increase  the head tax upon Chinese to $500.  So much has been said concerning  the Natal Act, by. the Conservative  press, that one would almost be led  to believe that ��� it was some reform  which the Conservative party" had  been endeavoring, for spme time, to  wrest from  an  unwilling government.    Much  as  the  Conservative  politicians might desire, to create  this impression   they will   hardly  succeed.   It is not so many years  ago since the Conservatives had it  in their power to apply such re-  strictions.upon Chinese immigration  as , they- thought best.    The   best  they would do was the imposition  of a tax of $50 per head.    This the  Laurier    government    has    since  doubled.   Neither of the political  parties'are entitled to, much credit  for the manner in which they have  dealt with   the  Chinese question,  but upon the face of their performances, it must be conceded that the  Liberals have clone just twice as  much as. the Conservatives to keep ���  the Chinese out. " The' Natal Act is  one of the reforms which has yet to  be:won ; and w.hen it does:go upon  the statute; book the.,province; will  not owe its existence to either of  the great political parties.  Phismier- Maooonat-d's prohibition'measure is now before the law  amendments committee of the Manitoba '.legislatu re; and those, who,: are  opposed. :to any and .'all kinds of  prohibition are now engaged in  shooting amendments into it.. During the. first session some forty-nine  amendments were made, each with  a. view to restricting the prohibitive features of the measure and  the work was-nob then half completed. As the bill stands . now  oflicers of churches may secure an  unlimited supply of wine for sacramental purposes, but until- some  further amendment is made, every  member of the congregation who  partook, of the -wine in the church  would be liable to arrest.  difficult to secure auy support for  measures looking to the exclusion  or restriction of Chinese immigration. British Columbians will  find it difficult to believe. that a  member of the house of commons  should compare the action of the  Laurier government, in- increasing  the Chinese head tax to $100, Avith  the policy of Mr. Kruger of the  Transvaal or the heads of- the  Boxer organizations in China. Yet  this thing happened. Mr. Edwards  of Russell took this position, and  there were many who supported  him. Mr. Edwards' idea was that  being a free trader he should, to be  consistent, be a free trader in  Chinese as well as everything else.  The anti-Chinese movement has to  overcome more forms of objection  than almost any other class of  legislation. It has to meet political,  commercial and even religious op-  position> and from meu who consider the issue only in-the abstract.  ��� Thomas It. MoInnks is treading  oh dangerous ground when he justifies his action iu dismissing. the  Seinlin government, by the circumstance that no members of that government will appear in the next  legislature to condemn him. Since  Thomas himself has been relieved  from office, Charlie Semlin's statesmen can pay their respects to Mclnnes as well out of the house as  in it." '   Tub Vernon News, which is said  to be owned by Price Ellison, member of the legislative assembly' for  the East riding- oi Yale district,  and the Kamloops Standard, wliich  is" a supporter of F. J. Fulton, the  member-elect for the North riding  of .Yale, do not like the make-up of  the Dunsmuir government. AVell,  every���ono���of-^the���members-elect-  could not be given a portfolio, and  the three members from the great  district of Yale like the four members from the great district of AVest.  Kootenay must have patience.  Seven members, if they vote" as a  unit, can get i^retty near what they  want-���except cabinet positions for  all seven. . ���  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,:  ot all kinds.  IF WHAT YOU WANT 18 NOT IN STOCK i;  WE Witt MAKE IT KOR VOU,  CALL AND GET PRICES.  Wholesale  Houses  NELSON  B.C.  j. A. Say ward  HALL AND LARK 8TREET8. NICL80N  ~* "  Contractors and Builders  WILL DO -WELL TO   -  Buy Their Lumber  *��*  G. 0. Buchanan's  CRATED ANDMINERAL.WATERS.  THORPB & CO., LIMITED.���Corner Vernon  and Cedar streets. Nelson, manufacturers  of and wholosalo dealers, in serated waters and  fruit syrups. Solo agents for Halcyon Springs  mineral water.   Telephone GO.  ASSAYERS*   SUPPLIES.  W. F. TEETZEL Sc.CO.���Cornor Baker and  ��� Josephine streets, Nelson, wholesalo dealers* in .asSayers,'supplies. - Agonts for Denver  Fire Clay Co. of Denver, Colorado.  CIGARS.  KOOTENAY CIGAR MANUFACTURING  CO.���Corner Baker and Hall streets, Nel  son, manufacturers of "Royal Seal", and "Koote  nay Belle", brands of cigars.-  COMMISSION' MERCHANTS.  . EVANS & CO.-Bakor streot,. Nelson  wholesale .- dealers   in   liquors,    cigars,  cement, firebrick aiid- Bre olay.-water pipe and-  steel trails, and general- commission .merchants.  ELECTRICAL   SUPPLIES.  KOOTENAY ELECTRIC SUPPLY & CONSTRUCTION COM HA N Y���Wholesale dealers in telephones, annunciators, hells, batteries,  iixtures.ietc.i Houston-block. Nelson"  . : 'FLOUR -i AND - FEED.  BRACKMAN-KER-MILLING ��� COMPANY  ��� ���Cereals,-.:FlourjfGrttin,.IIay.' Straight or  mixed  cars shipped, 'to all   Kootenay  Point*.  Grain elevators at all principal points on Calgary-  Edmonton B. U. - Mills at -Victoria, Now VVcst-  t minster, and Edmonton,'Alberta.-  TAYLOR FEED &-PROD.UCE 'CO.-Bakqr  'street, Nelson'' (Hcorgo ^F.- Motion's old  stand), Flour, Feed. Grain, Hay nnd 'Produce.  Car lots a specialty. Correspondence solicited.  Phone a>. . .  H.J  ' A large-stock of rlrst-closs drr material on  hand, also a' full line cf sash, doois, mouldinga,  turned work, etc.-  Factory Work - a Specialty:  Yard:  Foot of Hendryx street), Nelson  Telephonr. 91    JO^M   R&&,   -\g&l\t.  Ut. SHERWOOD  p.  REAL ESTATE  INSURANCE AND  GENERAL AGENT  FRESH AND/ SALT .MEATS:  BURNS Sc   CO.���Baker. street,   Nelson,  wholosale dealers in fresh and cured meats.  Cold storage. -   -   -  '  - '        /  .GROCERIES....  A MACDONALD & CO.���Cornor Front and  ���.���Hall streets, wholesale grocers and  jobbers in blankets, gloves, mitts, boots, rubbers,  mackinaws and miners' sundries.   KOOTENAY. SUPPLY   COMPANY,. LIMITED���Vernon   street, Nelson,   wholesale,  grocers.'        - *  JYelson Saw &  Planing IV|ills, 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 ((all aqd Front Streets  Factory Hall Street Crossing C. P. R. Track  Mills Hall Street Wharf  TOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-  ���**"son,"'wholesale grocers.  -Front street, Nol-  First door west  _of.Bank of-British-  Columhia building.  Baker Street:  We are now booking  Orders for  ur \j_em  MERCHANT V- /���'./  TAILOR  Removed to Raker Street, opposite the 'Queen's  E P. Whalley, U. P.  NOTARY PUBLIC  tp"R.STEVTART'&Cb.^-WarehousesonC. P.  *��� ������ R.traek, footi'of .Stanley street, Nelson,  wholesale dealers in provisions, produce and  fruits.1' Cold;storage. * Agents Armour Sc Co.'s  bacon, hams, lard and other products..  T Y. GRIFFIN &:.CO.���Front street, Nelson,  u ��� wholesale, dealers in provisions, cured  meats; buttera'nd"eg(;8.-!".        "*   HARDWARE;AND MINING, SUPPLIES.  *C*f BYERS"&c6.���Corner Baker and Josephine  ���*-*��������� streets,- Nelson; wholesale dealers in hard-  P. Burns & Co.  ' it-  Head Office at  NELSON, B,  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  ware and mining .supplies.-  PowderGo.  .Agents for Giant-  T "AWRENCE "HARDWARE"   COMPANY���  J-J  Baker.- St.,: Nelson, -jwholesale- dealers .in  -hardware=and=mining=supplie8r_and water and  plumbers' supplies.   ���  LIQUORS AND DRY GOODS.  rpURNER;5 BEETON & C0:-Corner "Vernon  ���*-." and' Josephine streets, Nelson,, wholesale  :dealers in. liquors, cigars and dry goods.. Agentsfor Pabst Brewing Co. of Milwaukee'and Calgary Brewing Co. ot Calgary. .-������;  i'O  POWDER, CAPS AND FUSE.  Fop the Great  Colonel Prior of Victoria appears to be greatly grieved over the  failure of the Laurier government  to introduce legislation along the  "While it cannot be said that the  Liberal party has redeemed its  anti-Chinese promises by doubling  the head tax. upon Chinese immigrants, they have nevertheless  done something. In the other  provinces where the evils of Chinese  competition   are   unknown ��� it    is  Lanterns,    Flags,    Colored  Fires, etc.  Canada Drug & Book Co.  NELSON  Kootenay   Coffee   Co.  NELSON, B. C.  ColToe roaster." and dealers in Tea und ColToo.  Offer fresh roasted coffee of best quality as  follows:  Java and Arabian Mucho, per pound. t  40  Java and Mocha Blend, 3 pounds  1 OO  Fine Santos, 1 pounds  1 00  Santos Blend, 5 pounds  1 00  Our Special Blend, 6 pounds  1 00  Our Rio Roast, 6 pounds  1 00 I  A Uial order solicited.  Salesroom 2 doors east  of Oddfellows block, Wost Baker stroet.  Ofllce with C. W. West & Co., corner Hall and  Baker streets. ,;  ��� City ofllce of tho NeUon SodawaterFaotory. ���  Charles D. J. Christie  GENERAL BROKER  i doors west of Dominion Express-oflloe..-. .  P. O. Box 523.  Phones: Ofllce M7, House 152 '  Three rIjc room houses foi rent;: .  Real estate in all parts of the city for sale  TTAMILTOK" POWDER'" COMPANY-Baker  ���M- ��� street, Nelson, manufacturers,of dynamite,  _...  ���i_  . _ _,.., i..._..    [,owaer8(  electric  sporting, stumping and black ujusung  wholesale dealers in caps and fuse, an  blasting apparatus.  N  SASH AND DOORS.  ELSON SAW AND PLANING ��� MILLS,  LIMITED-Corner Front and Hall streets,  Nolson, manufacturers of and wholesale dealers  in sash and doors; all kinds of factory work made  to order.' ;  .    TENTS, AND   AWNINGS. .  ���ftfELSON TENT. AND AWNING FACTOR Y-  **    Baker dtreot, Nelson.   Manufacturers of all  awnings; 'and- canvas goods,  'ads"   '-'  kinds of  tents,  P.O. Box 76.   Theo.M  uson, proprietor.  Markets -at -.Nelson,   Rossland,   Trail,   Kaslo, Ymir,   Sandon,   Silverton, New  .  Denver, Revelstoke,. Ferguson, Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Midway,- and Vancouver.  1 Mail Orders- Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  ���- FR IS H-AN D-S AtTED-M EATS   ���   WHOLE8ALE AND RETAIL  ;       FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  Baker Street, Nelson  ORDERS BY, MAIL RECEIVE CAREFUL AND PROMPT ATTENTION.  Porto Rico Lumber Co.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF   HENDRYX AND VERNON STREETS  AGENT FOR S. S. KIMBALL'S SAFES ���  INSURANCE.  LOANS-  COAL!      goal;!  Hard Coal  Anthracite  GREAT REDUCTION  $9.65  DELIVERED  OcowVNwt:    $8^5  TELEPHONE  33  C; W, West &��b4]  Nelson   Wine; Go;  CHOICE WINES AND LIQUORS  WINES AND CIGARS.  CALIFORNIA WINE COMPANY, LIMITED���Corner Front and HaU streets; Neli  son, wholesale .dealers In wines (case and" buHr,-  ann dnniBstio and Irrninrted nftrara.  J. M. LUDWIC  Manufacturers of   and  dealers in Harness, Pack  and Stock Saddles. Apara-  "oes, Collars, Bridles and  Vhips. ���    ...  Nelson Harness Shop  Hall Street/Nelson.  \  Steam lauadry  BLOMBERG & SWED3Er]C  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pine Lumber Always in  Stocl^  We carry a complete stock of  Coast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work;-Sash and Doors.  Special .order work will receive  prompt attention.  PROPRIETORS  Special attention given to family trade ���-  Telephone 93 FRANK /A. f TAMBtYN  MAXAOKH <-  eph  Baker, street,  Nelson. B. C.  The only steam laundry in Nelson employing union labor  A; LARSON, Manager  Porto Rico Lumber Co. Ltd.  H. D.  ASHCROFT  BLACKSMITHING  AND EXPERT  HORSESHOEING  Wagon repairin*-; promptly attended to by a  flrsb-oiass wheelwright.  Special attention given to all kinds of repairing and oustom work from outside points.  Shop: HaU St; between Baker and Vernon  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 at  low rates.    None but Union  labor employed.  E. Skinner  Neelands'Building, Baker Street.  FRED J. SQUIRE. Manager.  DOMINION DAY BANNERS  T. 0. Skatbo, sign painter for XV. J. Murphy,,  requests all who intend to take part in the  Trados Procession on Dominion Day to send in  their orders as quickly as possible. Last yearn-any wore disappointed through not placing-  their orders early enough. Shop in the rear of  the Burns Block.  NJ*  >*- TftE'TRIBlWE: tfELSOtf B.0., SATtJftDAY; JUNE 30, 1900
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BANK OF MONTBEAI
OAPITAL. all paid up....$12,000,000.00
BEST.    7.000.000.00
UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180 80
Lord Strathcona'nnd Mount Roynl ."..President
Hun. George A.-Drummoiid ..'....Vice-President
K. tf. Clouslon Gonerul Manager
NKLSON BRANCH
Corner Biikcr and ICootcnny Streets.
A. H. HUCIIANA.V, Manager.
Branches in London (England) New York:,
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available in any part of tho world.
Drafts Issued, Collections Made, .Eto.     _   .
Saving's Bank Branch
CURHENT KATB OK INTEREST PAID.
"  in "Memory of'cronje! -':'"
Private Cecil. 31 eKew/Ac,  of  the-
first   contingent   of  Royal   Cana-.
diana, in-writing from South Africa
to Mr. S.. T.  Bastodo,  deputy commissioner of fisheries,  sends, with;-
his letter a number  of interesting,
ctii'te-itics iu   the  way ,of jackets/
hats, buckles and buttons, says the
Toronto Star.    Tho  most valuable"
is   an   Orange Free State buckle;:
whicli is now valued at £3- 10s.
The most-interesting/however, is
a funeral notice in memory of the.
departure   of    Cronje.        On - the
iirst    page    of', the"    black-edged
card     are -  the    words ■• ."In : Me-.,
nioiiain."      On ' the   second   page,-
" Tho' taken away from a world of strife.
He leaves a Sleyn behind him." •      --.
On page -three-is the sa'cl.~ announcement: "In remembrance of
Cronje, who succumbed ":to-< an .attack of Bobs on Majuba'day, February 27, 1900," with a "small quotation, "Not lost, but gone before-n.
~to~i_ tTIIel eaa.' '-
On page four is this verse:.   .......
" No more will Cronje roam the veldt, ■
In oxilo ho dolli yearn; *
For justice unto him is dealt,
As many more will learn."
THE BANK OF
BRITISH   COLUMBIA
NELSON
How Helena Won.
"Let   me    tell    you    something
funny about the capital of Mon-
' una," says Victor Smith,'   "In 1892
V.Iig   competition    rested '■between
Helena, Anaconda, Butte City,
Bozeman, Great Falls, Deer Lodge
and Boulder, without a decision.
In 1891 it was reduced- to a.
match between Helena and Anaconda. Marcus Daly was for Anaconda. W:. A. Clark was for Helena.
Anaconda seemed to havc thebest of
ib, when. Clark's genius, prevailed.
Ht* made no attempt at bribery.
He just said to every voter he could
lay hands on: "'If you want a
dead cinch, I'll give it to you. Go
and bet $5,000 at even money or
any odds you please that Helena
will be the capital. If you lose, I'll
make good the $5000. If you win,
you return, my $5000 and keep the
winnings." Needless to say Helena
was chosen. And the arrangement
did not cost Clark a cent."
. Advantages of the Royalty.
There are more ways of making
money off a Klondike claim than
working it.' Astory is told of a miner
who had a claim in Dawson that did
not turn out as profitable as was
expected. Not to be baffled, he devised a scheme for making money
out of it.,. He went to the gold com-
Mnissioner and announced that he
wished to, pay his 10 per cent royalty on the product of bis claim for a
year, which he said was $00,000. The
commissioner  accepted the $0,000
Is now. prepared to issue Drafts and
Letters of Credit on Skaguay, U. S.,
Atlin, B. C, and Dawson City, N. W. T.
royalty and gave him the usual receipt, stating what it was for, with
the number of the claim, location,
etc. One day an Englishman came
along looking for a good thing for
for some people who had money to
spend. He asked Mr. Blank, among
others, what-he had to "sell. Mr.
Blank told him he didn't' know
exactly but he would show
him his goods. Then, iu a casual
way, *' Mi*. • Blank "showed. the
Englishman'his receipt for royalty
on., claim* so-and-so. ,- "And, you
know,'.' he said with a wiiik, "a
man isn't paying royalty on more
than he can possibly help." The
Englishman, thinking he had a good
thing, took tiie $6000 receipt, looked
over the' claim ,in a general way,
and ended by buying it for $150,-
000.' So at least the „tale runs,
says the Canada Gazette. •
Imperial Bank of Canada
JTIEAD   OFFICE.-TORONTO.
Capital Authorized
Capital Paid up
Rest
$2,500,000
$2,458,603
$1,700,000
D. K. Wilklo, Genoral Manager.
K. Hay, Inspector.
Nelson Branch—Burns Block, 321 Baker Street
. J. M. LAY, Manager.   -
Dogged by Detectives.
■ - Philadelphia, June 28.—Broken
in health and spirits, ex-governor
W. S. Taylor of Kentucky started
for Niagara Falls tonight. He was
accompanied by Mrs. Taylor, and
four detectives followed -close at
..theirJheels." Two of the.officers represent the state of Kentucky and
bear warrants for the arrest of Mr.
^Taylor upon charges growing out of
the assassination of governor Goebel.
The   other   two    were    employed
RESTAURANT
.    OPEN DAY AND NIGHT
.ksa^ai!.1"18^ l«- -W. Prop.
LAj__   JEJSTSTJiLA-JD-
Contracting Painters, Decorators, Paporhangors.
.- .Full lino of wall paper, mouldings, etc, . Kalso-
mining and Tinting.
Kslimatos furnished.
Strictly flrst-olass work.
%aSSB^M& NELSON, B. C.
Lethbridge Gait Goal
Tho host: value lor tho money. In the market),
lor all purposes. _
TERMS cash     W. P. Tiriwbt, General Agent1
Telephone 117.    Office with C. D. J. Christie.   .
(fZZXZZZXZZZZ-Z-ZZXTtXXJZZXX:
JUST   ARRIVED    •
A Car Load of
Allen's Apple Cider.
—     THORPE & CO.
SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL
J. H. McMANUS, Manager.
Bar stocked with best brands of winos, liquors,
and Cigars. Beer on draught. Large comfortable- rooms.   First-class table board.-
GOSTELLO'S EXPRESS
AND TRANSFER
Baggago'and express moved to any p*art of tho
city. Special attention given to heavy teaming.
Office corner Victoria and Ward streets. Telephone 192. W. A. COSTKLLO, Manager.
by" Mr. Taylor to guard his person.
His stay in this city - was devoid of
personal pleasure. ' He accepted
but one invitation and denied-hirn-
self to everybody who called * upon
him at the hotel-where he made his.
headquarters. He came here to
attend ' the Republican national
convention as a delegate-at-large,
after being assured that no requisition .calling for his: - enforced return to Kentucky would be honored.
The strain is . telling upon both
governor and Mrs. Taylor. AH the
time they were in the city their
rooms were closely guarded and
Mrs.   Taylor   answered - every rap
Alex Stewart
Room 3, Turner & Bdeeh Block.
NELSON.
Mines
Real Estate
Insurance
Loans
$15 per month will rent an 8-roomcd house.
FOK- SALK   CHEAP.
$22.j (?50 cash, rest on time) will buy lot on Front
street block 79     ** *
§900 (one-third cash. Vest on time) will buy 3 lots
, corner Mill and Cedar streets. Jr
?100 (S25 cash, rest on time), will .buy lot in Fnir-
_^—view-Addition;—= =—:     ~
$300. half cash, will buy 50 foot lot in tho Davies
Addition.
S1200, part cash, will buy 2 choice lota on Silica
' street, block 13.
$400 (8100 cash) will buy 1 lots corner Mill and
.  Valid streets.
$1000 cash down will buyt2 choice lots on Victoria
• street. •' ' •■       *     - -  •   .
$So0cish will buy cottage and lot ou'Stanley
street, block No. i'i.
$850, part cash, vill buy cottage and lot on Robson street, block 23, Addition A.
$1700 (92.10 caih, rest easy terms) will buy cottage
and iot on Hall s'.reet.
A licensed hotel, also cottage and lot at Five-
.  mile Point.-
lm) shares Big Horn stock, Simcoe Mining' &
1 Development Company, Ymir, 11. C.
Athabasca shares for sale. :'     \    ' -
!    Charles St. Barbe
Stock and Share Broker
General Agent
DR. ALEX FORIN
Office:  Houston Block.
B. C. HOTEL   eeib, b. o.
; First-class In every respect .Choicest! wines,
liquors and cigars. Every comfort for transient
and resident guests.- .'
:     HEADQUARTERS FOR UNION MEN.
JOSEPH CAMPBELL, Proprietor.
Palace fVJeat IVJarl^et
Headquarters
for all kinds of
Fresh and Cured Meats.
A feature will be made of the poultry and
game trade. They will aiways.be on hand during their season.
J. L. PORTER, Prop.
1G9 Josephine St. between Bakor and Vernon.
Telephone 159.
upon the door. She denied herself
to all callers, and was on the verge
of collapse several times. It is understood that" Mr.' Taylor will not
be surrendered to' the Kentucky
authorities by governor Roosevelt
and that he will 6e'' immune from
arrest until he shall return to
Indiana, where he is now making
his home, or until such time he
shall return to Kentucky of his
own volition.
. British Casualties in China.
London,- June 28.—Admiral
Bruce, in command of the British
forces at Taku, reports to the British admiralty the following casualties: At Taku on June 24th, one
seaman^ wounded; at Tien Tsin up
to the forenoon of June 23rd, 4 sea-,
men killed, and lieutenants Sfcerlin,
Powell and Wright and commander
Beatty and 44 midshipmen and seamen wounded;  ''""    "* '"
*
N1
FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES.
NELSON LODGE. NO. 23, A. V. Sc A. M.
Meets second Wednesday in each month.
Sojourning brethren invited.
KNIGHTS OK PYTHIAS- Nelson Lodge, No,
25, Knights of Pythias, meets in I. O. O. V.
Hall, corner Baker and Kootonay streets, every
Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock. Visiting Knight?
oordlally invited to attend. R. G. Joy, K. of R.
fc 8.   Leonard Scott, C. C.    -. 	
*ELSON L. O. L„ No..1692, meets in I. O. O. F.
, ■ Hall, corner Baker and Kootenay streets,
1st) and 3rd Friday of each month. Visiting'
tirethern cordially invited. R. Robinson, XV, M.
W. Crawford, Recording-Secretary.	
XTELSON .3CRIE, Number 22, Fraternal Ordor
J-N of Eagles, meets every second and fourth
Wednesday ineach month in -Fraternity Hall.
Visiting brethren welcome. XV. Gosncll, Presi
dent-   Charles Prosser, Secretory.
TBADES   UNIONS.
XTELSON MINERS' UNION NO. 96, W. F. of
« M.—Meets in miners' union rooms, northeast corner Victoria and Kootenay streets, every
Saturday evening at 8 o'clock. Visiting member's welcome. M. R. Mowatt, President. James
Wilkes, Secretary. '  "
TRADES AND LABOR COUjVCIL.—The regular meetings of tho Nelson Trades and Labor
Council will bo held_in tho^minersLunion hall,-
corner of "Victoria and Kootenay streets, on the
first and third Thursday of oach month, at
7.30 p. m. G. J. Thorpe, President. J. H. Mathe-
son. Secretary. 	
THE regular meetings of the Carpenters' Union
are neid on Wednesday evening of oach
week, at 7 o'clock, in the Miners' Union hall corner Victoria and Kootenay streets. R. Robinson, President.   James Colling, Secretary.
BARBERS''UNION'.—Nelson Union, No. 1!W. of
the International Journeymen Barber's Union of America, meets every Iirst and third Monday of each month in Minor's Union Hall, cornor
of Victoria and Koolenaj* streets, at 8:.'i0 p.m.
sharp. Visiting brothers cordially invited to
attend. J. H. Matheson, President. XV. S. Bel-
ville, Secretary.
RICKLAYERS AND MASONS' UNION.
' The Bricklayers and Masons' International
Union No. 3 of Nolson meets second and fourth
Tuesdays In each month at Minerx' Union hall
J. W. Etcher, president; Joseph Clark, recording
and corresponding secretary. -_ .
LABORERS' UNION.—Nelson Laborers' Protective Union, No. 8121, A. V. of L„ meets in
Minors' Union Hall, northo'ist, corner of Victoria
and Kootonay streets, every Monday evening
at 8 p.m. sharp. Visiting members of tho American Federation cordially invited to attend. John
Million, President. Percy Shackelton, Secretary.
ELSON PAINTERS' UNION-Tho regular
... meeting of tho  Painters'  Union is held
the'flrst and third Fridays in each month at Minors' Union hall at 7:30 sharp.
T. O: Skatbo. Prcsidont.
, .WilIJ;-Hatch. Secretary.
ARCHITECTS,
EWART .&  CARRIB-Architccts.    Rooms 7
,    and 8 Aberdeen block, Bakor street, Nelson.
ENGINEERS.
CHARLES PARKER—Mining and milling engineer.   West Baker street. Nelson.
ItpiNG STOCKS
BOUGHT AND SOLD
Referendum Treasury Stock   .
Exchequer. 1000
Big Horn,. 5000
Peoria; 5000-500
Richelieu, 1000
AVANTED
Rambler-Cariboo and Giant
For sale—6-room house, Hume addition, $850.
11-room houso,' cheap; tcims easy; cl&se in.
CALL ON
H. A. Prosser
BROKER, WARD STREET
THE   OFFICIAL   PROGRAM
Provides prizes for but few of the contestants, but our program ensures a prize for;
everyone. While the celebration committee:
endeavors to impress visitors with the fact
that Nelson is the most enjoyable place in
which to spend a holiday, we will try and
demonstrate that Nelson is the cheapest
market in Kootenay for Dry Goods. The
celebration and our slaughter sale will go
Hand-in-Hand
Visitors can make their expenses by patronizing' our sale of Summer Goods. Ladies'
Silk Blouses, Ladies'Tailor-made Suits, Pai-
asols, and Dress Goods at your own price.
HOUSTON  BLOCK,  BAKER STREET
AMERICAN
AND
EUROPEAN
PLANS
QUEEN'S HOTEL
BAKER STREET. NELSON.
MEALS
25
CENTS
ROOMS LIGHTED BY ELECTRICITY
AND HEATED BY STEAM
25 CENTS TO 91
321 to 331 Baker Street, Nelson.
Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.
Large comfortable bedrooms and - flrst-class
dining-room. Sample rooms for commercial men.
RATES $2 PER DAY
R/Jrs. E. C. Clarke, Prop.
I.ATK OV THE ROTAL HOTEL. CALGARY
NOTICE  OF  MEETING.
The Nelson plumbers, gas and steam fitters
union moets every second and fourth Friday at
the Miners' Union ball at 8 p.m.
8. WEEKS, Secretary pro tern.
Bros.
REAL ESTATE AND
INSURANCE AGENTS
Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES
Bogustown)   Fairview  Addition.
Njadden House
Baker and Ward -
Streets, Nelson
The only hotel In Nelson that) has remained
under one management since 1800.
The bed-rooms are well furnished and iishted
by electricity. ^
The bar. is always stocked by the beet dom a-
Uo and Imported liquors and cigars.
THOMAS MADDEN. Proprietor.
•_•-
■• Mh\ ���v.*rt��nciar��w *mtm  r-fi  is**.  #  THE TRIBLWE: NELSON. B. G., SATURDAY JUKE 30 1900  mr_i__-;^Mirim _**_}__  Assayers9 Suppliers  In these goods we keep a full supply and are able to fill the largest orders without delay,  a glance at our window and see the largest assortment of assayers' supplies in Canada.  Take  W. F. Teetzel & Go,  Victoria Block, Corner Baker and Josephine Streets.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  7''i    ���  \r_sr  m  l_-".-  4-5F,  C  l_a~'~  1 V*f, '  X. ~  il*'  w  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  to  m  a  a  a  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  iS'.  _:___ *-^s_[i___-___-___:'"-___:___:___: ���S*S"^S*S'&,S''S'Jr'S*'Si S'^ ���  (jfS 9".Sr-^. 9.:^.^. *y ??���.��?: ^". ��T-' ���_*-_*-_m'-_*>-_S-_��'-**-_*"-*"**-*~-*'_^  ESTABLISHED IK NELSON IN 1890.  Promiseand  Performance  It doesn't araounfc fco much to always promise and never  perform. Anyone can promise. Nothing ever attains confidence in this world except that wliich is attended by honesty  and truth. Substantial growth and good reputation ere insep-  erable from these.  u    The success of 15  years in tho  Kootenays means Honesty  aud Good Treatment to your customers.  VTo are the headquarters for Diamonds, as wo buy direct,  you-will save 20 percent by buying from us. Our stock . of  Diamonds has no equal in British ColnmLia, and we want..your  patronage. We guarantee all goods for Al quality and 20 per  cent cheaper than anywhere else in this country. Call and inspect our stock of jewels before buying- elsewhere, as we only  carry the latest up-to-date designs.  ���  All watch repairing guaranteed, as we only  employ  No. 1  workmen. - ��� '*.  i  Jacob Dover, Jeweler  Baker   Street,   Nelson.  xti  ffl  to  to  to  to  to  iti  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  '^-<-'___ ���_��__.-_-__.-__j-_t-_'_-_-_ C'__"&'-f-_m "_��"__'-f'-m'_�� 'f -f.*^-  ;}__��� '��9'7i53;*'��*"j*'����*''<*'>t<      ���  <K.��"*-^C->5"K'C-��5-*C"5f-3t  ... WE   PRESENT . . .....  To.-the visitors'and people of Nels'dn the finest and choicest lines  ,of groceries to be seen in  J.!''_ *"    BRITISH   COLUMBIA  We extend to all an invitation to call and inspect our stock during their stay here.'  The Western Mercantile Company, Limited  CITY LOCAL NEWS  Brown's in Town, the new comedy  drama, will be the bill at the opera  house on Monday evening when tho  Clara Mathes company opens its  weeks engagement. Miss Mathes  has an excellent support, and the  company's repertoire permits of a  change of programme nightly, in  comedy drama and high class vaudeville. The company 'carries special  scenery for most of, the plays produced.  Margaret Gertrude'.���-.McPhee,  second daughter of James McPhee  of Mill streeb, stood at the top of  her class when school closed for the  mid-summer vacation yesterday,  and as a reward for her studious-  ness and good conduct she received  as a present the finest pair of shoes  that Sain Neelands had on his.  shelves, a city official being the  donor.  Mrs. C. A. Sawyer of Midway;  Yale district, who has been at the  general hospital for medical treatment, returned home yesterday.  She ppoke very highly of the hospital staff and of the comforts of  tho hospital.  " Is the young man safe ?" will be  the topic at the Baptist church  Sunday evening. * In the morning  the topic will be* "Deliverance."  Pastor   White   expects -to   leave  DOMINION DAY  AT   THB  Club Hotel  Tuesday evening for'Winnipeg  where there is to be a convention, of  Baptists from all of Canada, from  July 0 to 13.  Congregational church services  will be held in the opera house tomorrow morning and evening.  Rev. William Munroe will preach  in the morning on''An ideal childhood." In the evening a special  patriotic service willbeheld. Subject, "Our country." . Special music  will be given by the orchestra, including "The Maple Leaf," and  "Rule Britannia," the "Soldiers  Stand Guard," by -Nelson's, male  quartette, and a solo, tlio "Holy  City," by Mrs. Caldwell,  Satisfactory tenders for the erection of tho Kirkpatrick-Wilson-  block wero opened : yesterday and  contracts will be closed on Monday.  The specifications called: for the  completion of ;the. .building by  November 1.      y   ?   ;,'.:���.:.!,  Joseph Sturgeon of'��� the-'Sherbrooke hotel,, returned yesterday  from;a. two ; nionth|"!trip; to Sherbrooke, Quebec.:/J He was accompanied by his daughter, Miss-Annie,  who has been attendinglthe Sisters'  school at Sherbrooke.. ���'  . Over five hundred members of  trades .unions .will be iii the line of  procession at "Nelson oh Monday,  headed by the oldest of the organ-  is-utions, Nelson Typographical  Union No. 310.  '' ���'  HOTEL   ARRIVALS.  At the Phair.���G. A. Taylor,  Victoria; II. B. Thompson, 150-Mile  House; P. J. O'Reilly, H. L. Keller  and wife, Ymir; E. B. Fraser, Silverton; N. B. Liusley, Spokane; R.  Kirkland, Waneta; J. Auld, Salmo;  BIG   SCHOONER  Beer or Half-and-half only  FRESH  10c  COOL  The only good Boer in'Nelson  BAKER ST.  GROCERS  NELSON  ���    ���  Just Received.  A large consignment of the latest  ;   styles of hats, union and custom  made.    Clothing   for bargains  at  E. J. CURRAN, Prop.  Corner Stanley and Silica Streets.''    o  SMOKE  ROYAL SEAL  AND  KOOTENAY BELLE  CIGARS  UNION MADE  Nelson Opera House  ONE SOLID WEEK  COMMENCING  Monday, July 2  Clafa'IVfetKes.  ; BigiGomedy;  H:l:GompaiYV  "' 1^^1:a?VepeHfbiHB������:���^f'���:NJew/.���yo^fc,  successesJancP hfrgrv class���.vau.de:  vjlle, with special scenery and  accessories*.**-.- j _ l-_.-_,<-, .,.,  On Mondayeveriing will be presented .lhe N���w; Comedy Drama  A   Si  BAKER STREET, NELSON.  .. THEO MADSON'S  CLOTHING   HOUSE.  WHY-BUY-CSNNED*FRUITS7  We Have the Strawberries, Sugar,  and Fruit Jars.  P. O. BOX 116.  HOUSTON BLOCK.  Telephone 161.  Car Load of Lake of the Woods  Flour Just Received.  John r\. Irving & Co  Don't Imbibe Snakes  Lots of them in the city water.  Get one of oup filters  on trial.   Prices 40 cents, $1.25 and $1.75.  OPPOSITE POSTOFFICE.  STRACHAN   BROTHERS.  ASK  YOUR GROCER FOR THE CELEBRATED  Roiled  B & K  Oats  The Best that Money can Buy.      Take no Other.  Manufactured by the Brackman-Ker Milling Co., Ltd.  Victoria Vancouver, Westminster, Edmonton, Rossland, Nelson.  ILLUMINATIONS  FOR  DOMINION DAY  Colored Lamps  In  Red, Blue, Amber  and Green.  I(ootenay Electric Snpply &  Construction Co. street?nelson  Kootenay Cigar Mfg. Go.  NEUON, BRITISH COLUMBIA  BROWS  IN  ��� Change of play and specialties  nightly. *- ���  Popular prices.  Reserved sea-ts; at usual place.  w  .m  m  m  DOMINION DAY UNION PARADE.  ffl  ffl  ffl  B  b  b  b  m  B  B  %  All members of the Miners, Laborers, Carpeuters and Joiners, Cigarmakers, Barbers, Painters, Tailors, ��� Brotherhood of  Railroad Trainmen. Bricklayers and Masons, Plumbers and  Gasfitters, Railway Bridgemen, Cooks and Waiters, Watchmakers and Jewelers aud Typographical Unions and all visiting  union men in Nelson and vicinity are urgently requested to  assemble at Miners' Union Hall, corner of Victoria 'and Kootenay streets on Monday morning, July 2nd at 10 "o'clock a.m.  sharp for the purpose of v.taking part in the Domiuion Day  Celebration Trades Procession. All unions are requested to  provide themselves with banners, badges and: appropriate  mottoes. A special and cordial invitation is hereby extended  to all workingmen in sympathy with' the principles'of organized  labor not now members of any union to be witlr -us on that occasioned assist in making the parade a success.!  By order of the Nelson Trades and Labor Assembly.  The committee in charge are :  J. G. Thorpe.  J. H. Matheson.  Joseph Clark.  James Wilks.  , W. B;.; Pollard.  T.O.Skatbo  ���Wm��E"ynch.  ��� J.'Fleming;  . R. Robinson.  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl:  B  B  B  m  >m  ;^__&&_kt  m.  JUST ARRIVED  IN NELSON  CARLOAD  CANADIAN WHISKIES  OUR CLEABAM SALE OF I? GOP  Is still on nnd will be continued until all is sold.   A consignment'of'Linen Crash'and Whlto  Duck Skirts, delayed in transit, just opened up, and we offer them at those low pricea:  Regular $1.25 Linen Skirts at   '....$.75  Regular $2 Linen Skirts at     1.50  Regular $2.50 Crash Skirts at       .....        1.75  Regular $1.50 White Duck Skirts at     1.15  Regular $2 White Duck Skirts at    1.50  ESTABLISHED 1892  H.   BYERS   &  HARDWARE  CO.  ESTABLISHED 1892  Garden, Mill,  Steam  Hose.  Crucible   Cast  Steel  v., 5-16 to 1-in. in  and Suction  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���Trnnx Oro Curs, Giant Powder, and Metropolitan Kuso, etc.  H. BYERS & CO.  NELSON  KASLO  SANDON  T. McDougall, Spokane.  At the HuaiE.���Charles Plowman, Kaslo; J. G. Wilson, It. P.  Woodward, T. R. Springer, C. B.  Worsnop, II. E. Springer, B. D.  Scott, Vancouver; II. E. L. Stock,  Toronto;. R. G. Hill man, San Francisco; R. H. Schultz, G. R. Mickle,  -Toronto; A. McAllister, Hamilton;  ,Ri -Maclin, Victoria.'.������ \. -.;.  At the Queen's^-Miss Dalby,  Creston; F..; A. - Heip, Ainsworth;  Miss McKenzie, Kaslo; F. J. \ Cum-  mings, Chicago; F. Magladey, Trail;  Mrs.-J; D. Cameron, Vancouver; A.  .York, Slocan City.  . Mining Records.  ' Yesterday's mining records were:"  Transfers, the Stem winder claim on  Goat mountain by R. S. Lennie of  Nelsou to A. Macdonald of Winnipeg, the Original Fraction claim on  Mineral mountain by John Muffett  to the Hastings B. C. Exploration  Syndicate, Limited; Certificates of  work, to'S. Lefeboie ou the Ruby  Silver, to W. H. Jackson on the  King Solomon and King Alfred, to  J. F. McKay on the Topa Chica and  Rob'Roy, to A. H. Buchanan on the  Iron Cap and Gray Eagle, and to  Fred Irvine on the Elkhorn, to W.  Doughtery on the Defender; Locations, the Last Chance on Salmon  river by J. F. McKay, the Brandon  on Nine-mile creek by Christopher  Morrison. " -  ,. Struck the Ledge.  A tunnel 250 feet:long has been  run on one of a group .of four  claims situate on Forty-nine creek.  The last shot broke into]'the ledge,  and the owner ia. hopeful that he  has a property that he will-be able  to-sell for cash.'   The ore is, gold.  '    BUSINESS  MENTION.  Wanted���Good   steady   man   to  act as night porter at the Pliait- hotel.  ��� Sale of furniture.���The 'contents  of John McMurtin's residence, south sido of  Lake street, will be offered by private sule on  Friday and Saturday. ��� . - -  ' ��� Wanted���for sawmill and factory  a. shingle jointer, lath man and factory machine  hand. Also a good turner. Apply to G. O. Buchanan, Nelson or Kaslo.  Five-room-house and lot for sale.  Price $150. Apply to Nelson Bazaar, Tremont  block.  For sale���Stock "and   fixtures of  the Xelson -Bazaar amounting to about four  hundred dollars.  ��� Furnished rooms  to let���Apply  Carney block, one door east of Oddfellow's hall.  Hack   calls left at   the   Pacific  Transfer barn on Vernon street. Telephone  call 35.  For Rent���Dwelling.on Carbonate  street, next to ox-mayor Neelands. possession  July 1st; rent $25.   Enquire Mrn. Robinson.  R. REISTERER & CO*  BRKWKRS'ANt* BOTTLERS OF  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular  delivery to the trade  Brewery at Nelson  W. Starmer Srnith & Co.  PAPER HANGER, GLAZIER,  PAINTER, ETC.  CHIMNEY SWEEPING  Ofllce Ward Street) Opposite Opera Honue  MONEY TO LOAN  ON  AT 7 PER CENT  BUSINESS PROPERTY  R. P. RITHET & CO., Ltd.  Including bulk and case Seag-rani, 2,  and 7 year old.  Cases���Club rye, flasks  rve, Gooderham & Worts Special: G. &  W. ordinary���White Wheat Whisky.  A. B. GRAY. Baker St., Kootenay Representative  A. FERLAND &TCJO.  Apply O. L. LENNOX, Solicitor, Nolson B. C  St. JOSEPH'S SCHOOL  NELSON,\B. Cr  1 A boarding and day 'scKw] ."cbhducted by the  Sisters of St. Joseph of Peace, It is situated at  the corner of Mill and Josephine streets in one of  the best residential portions of NelHon, and is  easily accessible from all parts of the city.  The course of study includes the fundamental  and higher branches of thorough English *duca-  tion: Business course���bookkeeping, stenography and typewriting. Science course���music;  vocal and instrumental, drawing, etc Plain art  and needlework, eta  For terms and particulars apply to the Sister  8upertor.  ~~- NOTICE.  To whom it may concern: A certain power of  attornoy executed by me toL. P. Wolfe, of Nelson. British Columbia, and empowering L. P.  Wolfe to dispose of any holdings, rear estate or  otherwise, which 1 possess in the Province of  British Columbia,  in  hereby rc\oked.   I give  warning to all concerned not to buy, lease, or  othorwi-ie acquire 'certain ��� rights I have in tho  leasehold of tne Fourth of July and Storm Cloud  m nes, situated in tho Ainsworth Mining Division, British Columbia.   This warning is extended to all smelters buying ore from said  Portland, Oregon. LT. S.  mines.  June 20th, 1!X)0.  OTTO M. EOSENDAIjE.  Mining Engineer.  erators  Prices froni $10 to $30  HARDWARE COMPANY  xti  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  185 Baker Street.  ���*" ���**���__" 0* - **. _*f \_9 ��� 0* ��� ��mt ��� _n* ��� *0-^.\^l  Telephone IO.   ffl  KIRKPATRICK   & WILSON.  We have removed our place of business  for the next few months to the old Burns  shop, next to the Nelson Hotel, where we  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl   hope to see all our old customers and many   to  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  ffl  vtt,  new ones.   Give us a call.  KIRKPATRICK & WILSON  Telephone 10  185 Baker Street  to  ffl  ffl  to  ffl  ffl  ffl  to  ���^'^'^'���^���-li'^'l'.S'^'^'-ai''^ f-_*���!_*-_�����_}'���if-e'-a*-m>-m>-t_'-J-\  .     '~'_9'_9'**'_9'_9-_wi'__\-Sl'02-2i-_-\ ���?. ���5'. ^*. ���?' * ��� *?��� ^. -Sf ��� f. C- ?. SC'  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.  The Nelson  Clothing House  Place Your  .Orders   for  WE MAKE A SPECIAL   FEATUBE  OF  DECOBATIVE  SIGN PAINTING  Dominion Day  Sign Painting  Streamers  Banners  Signs and  Mottoes  -*Ji  ���<_  - *.i  "^3  -^-1  When turned out by our artist are works of art. They will add to the appearance or 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.  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner Vtotorla and Kootenay Streets.  P. O. Box 569. TELEPHONE SO.  B5  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that I Intend to apply at  the flrt3t meeting: of the board of licenso commissioners for the city of Nelson held thirty days  after the date hereof, for leave to transfer tho  license now held by me for an hotel known as  tho N'elson House, i-ituate on lot 10 block 1, to A.  H. Clements and Robert Roisterer.  S. WHITE.  Dated tJUs 2nd day of June. 1900.  NOTICE OF MEETING OF STOCKHOLDERS.  J. E. ANNABLE  GENERAL BROKER  To  Mine  Managers and  Ore  Shippers.  W. Pcllew Harvoy. F. C. S., assayor in charge  of the provincial government assay oflicc, will-  act as shippers' repiVHontaUvo at any Coast  smelter, to receive.- weigh, sample and check  pulps and to generally look after tiie interests of  tho miners.' Terms mado on the basis of tonnage"  handled. Apply for particulars to 'him at  Vancouver,'!!. C.  ���  Notice is horeby given that upon the 23rd day  ot July. A. D., 1900. at ]0 o'clock a. m. at the company's ofllce in Nelson, 11. C. there will be held a  meeting of the stockholders of tho Goldendalo  Mining t.'ompaDy, a corporation, for the purpose  ot considering a proposition to sell the Golden-  dale and Young Dominion mineral claims (crown  granted), situate about four miles south of Nelson,  British Columbia in West Kootenay Mining District, British Columbia, to pay the outstanding  indebtedness of Raid company.  GOLDKNDALE MINING COMPANY,  Dated this 11th day of June. A. 1>. 1900.  By K. D. Ide, Secretary.  ,f Ju       '   "   Three dwelling houses for sale bn'easy/terms.  One lot  on  Stanley street,- opposite''Royal  hotel, for sale at a bargain.  One, seven-roomed house and one three-room  house for rent.  ,-' See ANNABLE  i " .  Notice of Application for a  Certificate of Improvements.  :Broken Hill Mineral Claim, sitoatein the  ainsworth Mining Division ov West  Kootenay District, and located about  two miles southwest op Ainsworth, adjoining the Arkansas, United and Union  Mineral Claims.  Take notice that I, R. E. Young, (acting as  agent for K. J. Roberts, free miner's certificate  special No. 081, and  Anna   C.  Buckley,   freo  miner's certificate No. B. 11397) freo miner s cor  tiflcate No. U. 13,446, intend, sixty days from tho  dato hereof, to apply to the mining recorder for  a certificate of improvements, for the purpose o  obtaining a crown grant of tho above claim. -  And further take notice that action, under sec;  tion 37, must be commenced before the issuance  of snch certificate of improvements.  Dated this 24th day of April, A. D.. 1900.  B. B. YOUNG, P.LJ3.

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