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 ���"{&*.-  \  STILL FIGHTING. THE FILIPINOS  THE   ISLAND   OF  PANAY  The Scene of a Battle, in Which the Americans Appear to Have  Been Bested.  ^4>  the  the  bat-  Iloillo, March 21..���A battalion of  Eighteenth infantry,  a   platoon of  sixth artillery, and a machine-gun  tery made a reeonnaisance in  the direction of Mandurriao and Santa Barbara on  Thursday.    While  they   were returning  the insurgents attacked  the outposts on  the right aud alight followed.   General  Miller was on the scene early and directed  the operations from immediately  behind  tho fighting line.   He had severaljiarrow  escapes.   The line advanced by rushes for  three thousand yards under a hot Are,0  pouring in   deliberate volleys   upon the  enemy's position,   the  artillery   making  good  practice.   By the time the   forces  were   within   300   yards  of the enemy's  final   position  darkness  fell   preventing  the    charge,   for    which   the  Tennessee  men and companies of the Eighteenth on  the right had already prepared by fixing  bayonets.   The retirement upon .iaro was  accomplished in good order.   The engagement was brought on by the enemy's persistent attacks upon.the outpost at Jaro  bridge.     Nothing  could   be   gained   by  forcing the 'enemy'back further, as it was  impossible    with   the    limited   number  of     troops     to      hold      the     position.  The   American   troops   were  exhausted  by   fighting   aud   having   to  wade knee  deep through rice fields aiid sugar cane.  There were several cases of prostration  by the heat.   The only man killed ..as  private   Louis Biehl of  the   Eighteenth  infantry.   The wounded number fifteen.  A bullet passed through privato William  Rovenberger's   wrist   and   entered    his  mouth, between the gum aud  the cheek,  without injuring his head.   There were  other miraculous escapes as ,the men advanced   amid   a  perfect hail  of bullets.  The severity of the engagement may be  judged  by  the fact that the Eighteenth  regiment alone fired 62,800 rounds,   lo is  estimated that the insurgents with their  more than two thousand rilles fired mure  than   double out total of ammunition."  Private Biehl brought in  private Daly  wounded aud gave warning to hurry up  some  ammunition,  as most of the men  were short. ~ He   then   returned to the  lighting line and was struck in the client.  He fell saying, "I'm done tor," and died in  ten minutes.  It is impossible to accurately estimate  the (insurgent losses, as the American  troops converged at a given point without  traversing the ground shot over, but the  day after the battle the enemy could be  seen from the belfry of the Faro chtirch  carrying away their dead. The minimum  estimate of their losses is 200 killed and  300 wounded.   .  Instructions  printed   on the  captured  " cases of ammunition were" iii German, and  showed that the cartridges came from the  artillery .'depot at Mayence.    -It.-is suspected  the ammunition aud arms have  been supplied .to the insurgents from Ger-"  man and Japanese sources and from the  . French colonies.   Iloillo is quiet audbusi-  fliess'is irP^iVingrs^-lffl-p-illi YM,"" "* .f\ :"  TUESDAY AFTERNOO-N", MARCH 21,  1809.  IT CAN BE EASILY- ARRANGED  THE   EIGHT-HOUR   LAW  PUBLISHED AT NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  DAILY (BY MAIL) $5 A YEAR;  WEEKLY", $2.  Need Not be Enforced if the  Miners  and Mine   Owners Show that it  Is Not Desirable.  and  . n^-\-A��?"���.;"��� = "'Asks^-lbrJa^Receiyeri v:    ���  ���/"nTqroritq,^fMtu:;eil^  %jim&bfefbre"Jli^^^  ^l|^tn^!a!K&!^ ^lekft_��  " '"" "*" "" ">xrac|%&r���e^lt/>'����"'t. 1;-.tlie.  ;iauov Goni pany,, Liuiited;  ot Guejph, <ai\d a'lprmei^employ.ee.of- V[il'  '^m^e\}^$0^^i^ifp% theyappbitit*  /tneptlif a^reqei^  ��� anderfa-shareholdeL*?  JselJ-Or^anjand P^u  ing up the company  - thatVau effpri:is  The ?bet_ tfcjri-sliOiWs  ��... ..- �����   ���,-     .���   ���. -���... "mai.S. in. Eoglaud  , Jd;i;fdQn^Cr.u1-!^��fl\e��4qt-_i^iin^��a.rid ftunfe;'i',b on  ' ,a�� ypeH" " ���oa|[sn,.��� " |jd;t "  |h"eV " petltibnei'  .cl-tiihsV    jthtCt   " it.   'j-f-    n&cessary,     in  %hef. , interest^     pf     .fdl      p��r,ties_     to  appb'iht"a received lie.ee,as,k large portion.  "o'-jf"tM.'/assets,   of    the   company    are  ^iKGipli:^ was   ad  journed ��fq_:f wo weeks for the purpose of  allowing |ime for papers to bo received  froiu Epgland "ih answer to the petition.  It, is impossible to say what the new  scheme bf reednstructipb is,"asthe papers  have not yet been filed on behalf of the  company. The financial position of the  company cannot, therefore, be aiitibi-  pajfced upon the eXrparte stateiiient of the  petitionei*.    ...    May Have *bo Change Flag-!.��  Victoria, March 21,��� The steamer Danube ixbiis the north brings news oi'"an  alleged discovery of a Jfussijui boundary  mound about a hundred' miles east of  Dawson. The discovery was reported by  three Russian Finn*?, and commissioner  Qgilvieand United Stafes consul RlcCook  have sent a commission" to investigate.  There is great excitement at Dawson over  the belief that the find means that Daw-  Son would be declared in Ubited States  territory. . ���'  Rich Strike Near Republic.  Republic, March 21.���Superintendent  Crounse of the Gold Greek, Mining Company has returned tp Republic from the  company's property fifteen miles south of  here/and confirms the news of the rich  gold strike. He says the crosscut tunnel  encountered the ledge at a depth of eighty  feet, where it has been proved to be  twenty feet wide and" carries ore that  assays from $200 to $550 bo the ton.  The Metal Market.  New York, March 21.���Bar silver was a  little weaker yesterday, dropping to 59|c.  Lead was also weaker on exchange, standing at $4.48@$4.45. The quotation for  miners and smelters remained unchanged,  $4.20 being again quoted at the close.  Deane Scores a Point.  Kamloops, March 21.���The court in  the  Deane election   case  adjourned at 11:45  a.m., Deane then having a majority  bf  four over Martin.   Judge  Waikem   de  cided that the votes rejected by the returning officer, on account of being  marked on both back and front, were  good, inasmuch as they clearly indicated  the intentiou of the voter, notwitstand-  ing the mark on'the back was in direct  variance with the rules laid down in the  statute. This brought Dearie's majority  up to the old mark of four ahead of his  opponent. This ends, this branch of tlie  ease. Next on the programme will be the  bribery and corruption charges, when the  court convenes at one o'clock this afternoon.   WIRED   BREVITIES.  Workmen digging in the ruins of the  hotel Windsor at New York came upon a  human body early today near the ladies'  entrance on the''4(3th street side of the  hotel. The remains were evidently those  of a woman.  The Japanese cruiser Chilose sailed  from San Francisco for Yokohama this  afternoon to receive her arm anient.  The funeral services over (he remains of  the'late baron Herschell, who died at  Washington on March 1st, took place today in London in Westminster abbey.  Judgment has been given by the mas-  ter-in-chambers at Toronto unseating  mayor Pruyn of Napanee, on the ground  of insufficient property qualifieaton.  It is being suggested at Ottawa that the  government erect a tablet in the parliament buildings to the memory of lord  Herschell.  Brakemau Sadler of Sarnia was struck  by a train and killed at Niagara Falls yesterday while standing on the track talking to a friend.  Judge William Elliot of London,  Ontario, is seriously ill.  G. Klbepfer, M. P., has purchased the  rolliug mills at Guelph, Ontario.  The Brautford oil and gas syndicate is  boriug fof* gas in Guelph district.  The trial of Dr. Nancy A. Guilford, on a  charge of alleged murder of Miss Emma  Gill of Southington, Connecticut, by criminal practice, was begun today. The prisoner, whose illness has caused several postponements, was in court and was apparently very weak.  Sergeant-major Morgan of Kingston'  has been appointed orderly -to the governor-general.  The remains of an infant were found in  _a biscuit box on the river bank at Gait,  Ontario, yesterday. r   .  The Lyceum theatre at Halifax, one of  the oldest theatres iu Canada,, was burned  yesterday.   -  Manager Robinson of the Kingston  ���branch' of- the.-Bahkvof"'. British-North  America has resigned.  W.   Greenwood, a  Blenheim,  Ontario,  merchant, was held up by a highwayman  there last" night.   He, however, escaped.  : The highwayman fired and  missed.   The  i village -will   now  appoint a night  con-  ��� <%*tftj>i4?'|?CV ������ J ��^:r' ^^^^^^^P^ir:*"*?*"-^1:" "rV v  *f^lij^��gt^  ��3Qhii^T)��eAy4^  Mr, Hesse. ^Improvidence.* 'Rhode^Islandj  ,for ,"$1,00,0.00: $Cnia%: ^b^;ii?jtirres^ * ^eV  jumped :fi;om" a" .>unBa>y"jiy..c%S^W'hiicn--_iad"  C<-# ilW%$?Jf'���������'"He^s;an:,organi;sfJandjckhr  tfobfnq^Vffliis.e^hlis'aeet/:.-:,;./"'"  ""���������"��";:" "  "������"���-='  .Sec!:b$i^ ";recei'ved a  cablegram" fronl/!the-5Iuiteid States��*&ohgul"  ; ;aJ>Kiu^s,��nqji>'J'alifaic^  cretai'j. oheifman; wasjlow^heH"the" PSris  . lelt, -liiBgstbn. "V-S'qthing has. been heard  by-, ike" s*nt,ate���^d��epartnien(. further - than  this'di'spalfch;,;"    " "     -"���{      :""1" y       ""*"  The use of taxatheter cttbs was beguri in  Loridoni yesterday.   ���  Lady Ridley, sister of lady��� Aberdeen, is  ^deadsab^IJondon; =  Lord Strathcona, Canadian high com-  tuissioner, is said to be seriously ill with  influenza at Luueville, France.  A.revolt .has broken out in the Nether-  lauds Ii'idies. The Duteh adihinisbrator  lias been murdered,  Liverpool will.erect a memorial statlie  of Gladstone as the foremost jSnglishmah,  native of that city." Over $15i000 hast already been subscribed.  Tlie 4'K.n's arbitrary*Suppression of the  ancient, rights of Finland may result in- a  large Finriish itnmigratiou to Cilnada,  WERE  A  FINANCIAL   SUCCESS  THE   PUBLIC   LIBRARY  Treasury Receipts Were Swelled by Over a  Hundred Dollars by Miss Livingstone's Cooking Lessons.  A meeting of the directors of t he Nelson  public library was held last night at the  residence of Mrs. J. Roderick Robertsoh.V  for thepurpose of discussing matters ire.  regard   to   the maintenance of the freeji  reading room and library.   The treasure^  of the  National Council of Women paidf  over to the library fund the sum of $103|c  being the net proceeds of the cookingfes-'  sons held under the auspices of the Wo.  men's Council. , -r  The report of the treasurer was re-.*  ceived, showing total receipts up to date,-  including subscriptions, donations-*,  etc., of $1011.75; total expenditure,  $805.25. leaving a balance. on band  of     $200.50. The     principal     items'  of expenditure were : Books $453; fixing"  up room $130; current expenses including;  salaries $222. Since March 1st there were'  500 visitors to the reading room and 130.  bonks were taken from the library. '���'���'  E. A. Crease reported that .the papers  incorporating the society, under the name  of the Nelson Public Library Association,  would shortly be completed, after which  a general meeting of the shareholders  will be called to elect permanent officers..  The question of raisingadditibnal fuh.ds  for the support of the library was then  discussed, after which it was decided to  hold a public ball in a couple of .mouths,  the proceeds to be devoted to the library  fund. ' ���' '. '"'      ' . i  Silicia Street Reformers Wrathy.  The residents of Silicia street, east, who .  held up both bauds, for a change in the  municipal government are becoming tired '  of their recent municipal creations. -Like I  the residents of every other portion of the  city, they are anxious to see their street  fixed up and necessary sidewalks laid, but  the change appears to have brought them  no nearer to the accomplishment  of tlieir  desires.   To make matters worfe, a raem-^  ber  qf the public  works committee has  arranged a programme, of "work  for the  spring,  and   that Silicia street   has   not  been figured in because the residents had  not asked to have anything done.    - -.,  ''   *"  The Revised Bylaws.  - Cityclerk'Strachatr-vvill-have his work"  cut out when the revised  bylaws of the  corporation are returned from the revising barristers' office at Vancouver." There  are in all abouttwen'ty bylaws being revised, and when they are returned each  iwill ��be=,#aken���4�� up^separately ^arjd V, pu%  \ih f mi fjdi^ts^re^'^  ; **^ijjj.re��qtu ifeto j-sltie;*;r  fOnee^lM^  iehglthyViti-i *es��in.ated>tKa;b^i'tSwill -take '.  the clerk Dab.pn-tjlBight��tnpur^s'l;eaqy^read-.'  in��;JtbKcpi$p.\et6.iheljksk^  ��.nb ^chaXcffat^the^s^s'm  lioVotate'say.e^hbic^erkfi-V, b"- T ��� "���' "*" "" -  ARRANGING  FOR ORE  EXHIBIT  AT   PARIS.  One  bf the Canadian Commissioners Now in  Nelson Consulting  With ��the  Board of Trade.  ��� Miist; Connect*��� :"^itli,Sewers; :"'������'."_'  Tlie oy/phprk pi "property "Oh,ail streets  Horse Racing in England.  London, March 21.���At the Lincoln  spring meeting, of which this: was the  second day's racing, the Sudbrooke plate  was won by Lady <_?ian.et.*. - Swirl, with  Tod Sloane, in the saddle, was unplaced.  There were nineteen horses in this event  and the betting was five to one against  Swirl. The Lincolnshire handicap was  won by General Peace, owned by captain  Bewicke. Lord William Beresford's six-  year-old Knight of Thistle, carrying 116  pounds, with Tod Sloane up, was second,  and Mr. Long's three-year-old colt Edward  II, third. Twenty-six hoeses ran. . The  Lincolnshire handicap is of 1000 sovereigns  added toa sweepstake of fifteen sovereigns  each, ten forfeit, for three-year-olds and  upwards. General Peace is a brown colt,  by Gallinule, out of Moira, five years old  and carried 101 pounds.  The betting was 100 to 7 against General Peace, 9 to 1 against Knight of Thistle, and 100 to 1 against Lord Edward II.  General Peace took the lead at half the  distance, followed by Knight of Thistle  and Nunnicer, aud won easily by four  lengths. The same distance separated  second and third horses. Nunnicer was  fourth.  -���  . An American in the Race.  Loudon, March 21.���A dispatch to the  Evening News from Brussels, published  this afternoon, says that there is a rumor,  that cardinal.Gibbons may be the next  pope.  upon which ��ewers\hayte(' been "constructed,  aire being notified[bythpu cjty that they  mti.st not only"cgnneet tlieir prelnlses  with the sSwer. but that it.hey.shall also  be required to i put in flusli dibsets. The  __enf oKceuieh fcof__th^  this respect may sefem arbitrary to sorne of  thoSe who are put to tl^e expense of complying with the same, but there caiii be  tio question bul; that it is the propei*  course for the city to take. There has  been no complaint on the part of the City  plumbers, so far, with the new ruling.  The New Je*cusiilem in Dif-tculties.  The New Jerusalem Mining Cqnipany,  which has been -Operating in the Ainsworth camp, has got into difficulties over  the noii-payment of the' wages of the men  employed, and in ^onSecjuence five mechanics' liens were filed against the company in the record office in this city yes^  terday. The claims for which liens have  been filed are those of Chris H. Green  $102.75; Samuel Olesoii $238:75 ; Chris G.  Johansou $461.75; M&gnus Nord- $82:25,  and Anders Nord $-193.00. The property  of the company is crown-granted.  Has Made a Start.  The new townsite of Athelmar at the  Salmon Beds on Columbia river, in East  Kootenay, appears to be in a flourishing  condition. Two hotels, a store, and blacksmith's shop have already been arranged  for, and now a steam sawmill, with a  capacity of about 20,000 feet a day, is to  be added to the townsite. The plant is  being supplied by the Waterous Company and is now on its way from the  manufacturers.  Forming a Company.  The owners of the Storm King group of  claims in the White Grouse Mountain district are arranging to place them in a  company that Will have $50,000 available  for development work. Hugh Sutherland  is now in Toronto arranging the deal.  Two Short Locals.  James Lawrence left this morning for a  business visit to Spokane.  The regular meeting of the Sons of  England Benefit Society will be held on  the first Wednesday in April, instead of  tomorrow evening.  W.D; Scott, member of the Canadian  board of commissioners for the Paris exhibition in 1000, is in Nelson for the purpose of making preliminary arrangements  .for"an exhibit from  this district.   An informal meeting of the- executive of the  South Kootenay Board of Trade was held  this afternoon in the.office of the secretary, at which Mr.  Scott explained  the  basis arranged  by the commissioner.'**, so  far, for the Canadian exhibit;   The total  space   allotted   to   the   British   empire  is 350;0b0 square feet,  of which Canada  gets 3.),100 square feet, or about one-eighth  of the whole.   In the Canadian portion of  this building exhibits of. all classes and  characters   can   be   placed,   the    space  being entirely within the control of the  Canadian authorities.   There will  be no  purejy provincial exhibit, but the exhibits  from   the different provinces will be so  arranged as to be of a national character,  illustrative of the products of the entire  Dominion,  without respect to locality of  origin.    The collection and selection of  I the exhibits is left entirely with the prov-  .cial governments, the Dominion goverh-  fment undertaking-to   transport  all  exhibits free of charge to Paris.   The'exhibits from British Columbia will consist  .'qf  samples of the   mining,  fishing and  "���timber   resources -of   the   province, and  fwillj wherever possible,  be collected by  .1t;he local boards  bf  trade,   where  such  exist.        All     the     minerals    exhibits  from' the- different    provinces    will   be  grouped together, and it is advisable that  those  from* British Columbia should be  ejarefully selected, so as to be distinctive  of the province.    With regard to the size  of the specimens of ore most suitable for  the exhibition, he was  of  opinion   that  pieces   weighing from   sixty,to seventy  pounds would be the best. , He is now on  his way east to attend a meeting of the  commissioners at Ottawa,-and on his return here in May he will be able to. give,  vmore definite.information.   Mr. Scott has  charge  bf the exhibit from.'the district  between Lake Superior and   the Pacific  f>ceitn._'.    ... - *   ���  *    Negotiations Still Pending. .  Berlin, March 21.���In~.the reichstag today  Herr - Richter, .the German radical  leader, asked the government for information on the subject of the  negotiations  ino^YiprogressingBwith=Cecil*Rhodes::=���sThe;!  .miriister%ofS"foreign;��,affairs.ihA-eply;'stated*9  .thenegqtiations Mor - a^railroad-'throngh.,  Qeritfan-A'frjcan^  an\agr^einen t^has;^  theVlayingibtatel^gr^ f h_;bugli ithe .  ���Easfl!Atrica^!prot&^or^  rj"gh"t|:and���iupre"-h^ .  "were"1 iu 11 yl��sJitegifS-'ded." TkeJ} i n e Hvoli Id.  "be.eohst^uejed;..at;?bhe t^iegrapE/coffipjrt:i_.^'s  expe.nsejjarid'wbuid-be cbmpleted^witliih  hve'.years."."---: ���������.��� .���-.��� "   ������������-'.'���. ���  from the throne of a redistribution bill  this season. Several months ago we  pointed out the propriety of such a measure. The great increase in population of.  'the Kootenay country makes some divis-:  ion of Yale necessary^ and the population  of Alberta warrants the division of that:  immense constituency and the granting,  of an additional member.  THE   MAN   THAT   DID   STAND   BY.  It D|d Not Help the Sufferers. 0  '���-. Ottawa,".March 21.��� So"far as.theiC.ro^v's  Nest in.yes.tigaVtibn concerned the. alleged  hardships impqse"d uptfri the men eri-ploy-  ^ed^on^the-w'ork^it^resu I ted=inrnOthi pgr  In answer to an inquiry frdin  the trades and labor couucil of SfOn-  treal, premier Laurier has stated that  he finds in the repqrt'of judge DtigaS no  recommendations that might apply to the  laborers who had been employed on the  work. Recommendations were made  With respect to the future but nothing in  the ���way of a recommendation as to  alleged grievances.  Railway Smash With None Killed.  Wilkesbarre^ Peiriisylvania, March 21.���  The Buffalo express, on the leg" of the  Lehigh railroad, was derailed at North  Wilkesbarre this morning by Crashing into an engine which overlaped a switch.  The- engine Of the express was thrown  down an embankment and three cars-  were derailed. The engineer and fireman  escaped with a��few bruises. The passengers were badly-shaken up, but none was  seriously injured.  The Insurgents in.the Dark.  London j March 21.���Agoneillo, the  agent of Aguinaldo, and the members of  the former's staff at Washington, have  gone to Paris in order to confer with the  Filipino junta therei Neither body has  received news from the Philippines during the past eight days. They say they  fear the Americans have discovered and  stopped their means of sending news to  Manilla.           The Fragments of Five Victims.  New York, March 21.���The work of recovering remains from the debris of the  great Windsor hotel fire is being pushed  ahead. So far fragments of five bodies  have been recovered. Of the five there is  a chance for the identification of but one.  In this case the identification will hinge  upon some gold filling in two of tho molar  teeth.      .-   ..   -  Redistribution Outlined in tee Speech.  [Manitoba'Free Press, "March 17lli'] ���'  The official intimation is conveyed from  the  federal   government iu  the speech  Yankee Skipper's Reward for Helping, a  Dismasted British Ship. ".���'"���"  On the bulletin board of the Merchants'  Exchange in San Francisco a few days  ago appeared the following item : "Arrived���British ship Crown of India, 296  days from Newcastle, Australia." The  greater part of the 290 days was passed in  Sydney harbor; awaiting the arrival from  England of steel masts and spars and  other equipment not procurable in Australia. The first fourteen days of the  voyage were responsible for the long  delay.  The Crown, of India left Newcastle,  bound for San Francisco, on May 6, 1898.  Soon after the towboat had disappeared  the barometer began to fall. About 7  o'clock a hurricane came along and the  next moment the ship was a complete  wreck aloft. That night, within a radius  of twenty miles, fourteen ships were  sunk and almost as many suffered serious  da-mage. V.  Wheu day dawned laud was visible  about four miles distant. "A terrific sea  was running and the sea was uncontrollable. While she was in this helpless condition several British Ships passed the  Grown of India within speaking distance.  No notice was taken of her signals of distress and- when several steamers, one of  them the Tokin Maru, a Japanese steamer  in charge of British officers, passed* by  without a sign, captain Corkill began to  lose heart. On the third evening of the  storm, and after half a dozen steamers  and sailing vessels had passed by without  offering to help, the American schooner  Golden shore hove in sight. She was  bound from Port Blakey for Adelaide,  and her captain, Rasmusseu, was accompanied by his wife. The. mate of tha-  schboner reported a "Chinese junk on the  port bow." Mrs. Rasmussen accompanied  nerdiusband on deck and when she saw,  as they got nearer, that instead of a Chinese junk it was the wreck of what had  .bc;oi*_;-J5r*'v" fiue ship,: ��� she��� -insisted .on  ihe Golden - Shore's' standing by until daylight. This captain .Rastnussen  did, and at imminent danger to his  own vessel". In the morning a megaphone  conversation was held with the result  that Rasmussen changed- his course, ran  into Newcastle and reported the condition  of the.Crown of.India. ..The,news was  Bwired;tqpyidney;"and��tug.s.wei;e f;sent*out,  .tolseareliVfQif'th^e^  "while?"eapta"iV;Goi^  set��*a��mi!szen"f*lowei;" topsaiLvaudXspankeiw  :and:got��vvithin"ten miles ofcbydney before1  ���heiwafe:'picked.;u.pn.r    ,-_���_.    ,,���.-,.��� ���'>.% ��� n..i; ,^  " ��Whenvsafe>Th"�� Sydneyiliarbbii";captHiri:  Corkhill*firs���t8;car��i,nwna�� t6 ghow^his^appre-  ciati.Qftbf#ck��pt^in:Ra'smji^ns^^^  I^sen^the* cajifrii H''I6;f*t_-fe ^'6Xde4:'$'norp  iU'"gblp^*va^i-i-h;iuid��-t'p'. his* .wife! d, ���br_inceTe,t."  Hfeijb��l91��-!i(at"j^^j..y'In Sydney jitj"<|"^fien,"]ti-ili  ^oideifSllbFe cajue fehVre"th'4i^c-ilaiit.libB-  ities'pf'eSenjted   tb  Rasmiissen k medal  beanngiiis nanie On one Side" and On .the  pthei1 the simple; in.scriptihn; "The .nash  tha^ did ^tan'd by."    The Crown bf India  reached Sydhey Mtiy 1'Jth ajd *waOLhMl_  Decern ber   ftth   ^repatrirff   the   d|Li--age  wrought by the gale.  .   Whist.  At a recent aHrftight Session of the  Kaslo Whisit Club, partners whom we  will designate as A and B made a slam  playing agtiibst Y and Zin a hand with  the following cards, hearts trump,, A leading Y following:  A lield-^-heart 8, 4, 6�� % jack.ace; club 8;  spade3, 0, jack, king; '.diamond 0,10.  Y held-hea-!t 2, 3, 7, 10; club 2, *3, 0;  Spade 4, 5; diamond 2, 3, jack, king.  B held���heart queeu, king; club 1, 8,9,  10, jack, king; spade S, queen, ace; dia"-  mond, 4, 7.  Z held���heart  S:   club    7.   queen,   ace;  spade 2, 6,  ace.  7, 10; diamond 5, S, 9, queen,  C. P. .��.. a Record Breaker.  [Kiuilo Prospector, March lath.)  C. J. Kapps received here yesterday a  car of ale and beer from Toronto over the  Canadian Pacific railway via tlie Crow's  Nest Pass branch in the remarkably fast  time of thirteen days. Mr. Kapps is very  much pleased at receiving the consignment in such a short time, and it goes to  show that the Cauadian Pacific railway  has now the quickest route across the  continent both for freight and passenger  traffic.  Commanding General Deposed.  New York, March 21.���A Manila dispatch published in the Journal says the  Filipino commanding general has been  deposed for the position he took in trying  to induce Aguinaldo to cease further resistance to the American forces. The  cable yesterday told of the beheading ot  general Lagarda for the same reason.  Trotter's Successor Chosen.  St. John, N. B., March 21.���Rev. J. A.  Gordon has been extended a call to the  Calvary Baptist church at Victoria to fill  a vacancy caused by* the resignation of  the Rev. Ralph.W. Trotter.  If  the   miners  and    mine   owners  of  Southern Kootenay do not wish to see the  new legislation put into effect, which prohibits   the  employment  of  meu   underground in the mines for a longer period  than eight hours in the twenty-four, they  should make such representations to the  authorities at Victoria as   will convince  them   that   the   operation" of   the-new  amendment is not in the interests of the  district.   This should not be hard to do.  The legislation came as a response to the  demands    of  labor   agitator?,   and   not  miners, and if it is shown that the opera-  tion.bf the amendment is not desirable iu  the interests of either the working miners  or the mine owners, the government has  the power to relieve the mining sections  from its operations.  The amendment which is causing all the  trouble is comprised in just twenty  words, which were inserted iu the Inspection of Metalliferous Mines Act as  section thirteen of the act. The original  section provided that no boy under the  age pf sixteen years should be employed  underground for more than fifty-four  hours in any one week, or more than ten  hours in any one day. By an amendment  ^passed at the last section this clause was  struck out and the following inserted in  its placie: "No person shall be employed  underground in any metalliferous mine  for more than eight hours in every  twenty-four hours."  No change was made in the penalties,  and as the enforcement of the old act was  left wholly in the hands of the government inspector and the minister of mines,  the government has still the power to  relieve the mine owners by allowing the *  new amendment to remain a dead letter.  If the working miners are sincere.in their  request to be left alone, the uew amendment can be quietly dropped with the  consent of the government,' the miuers  and the mineowners, and no inconvenience  will result. ��� ' ^  Tbe thirty-fourth section of'the act  makes it clear that prosecutions which  might arise under this* section' must be  originated by either-the government inspector of mines or the minister of mines.  It recites: "No prosecution shall be insti-J "  tuted against the owner, agent, manager, .  or lessee of a mine to which this act ap;  plies for any offence under this act whicli  can be prosecuted before a court of summary jurisdiction, except by au inspector  or with the consent in writing of the  minister of mines; and in the case of any  offence of wbich the owner, agent, manager, - or lessee- of a. mine is not alleged; to- be personally the perpetra-  tov,-if he"'proves that .he"has -takf-nT"  all, reasonable means to prevent the -  commission thereof, an inspector shall not  institute any prosecution ^against such  owner, agent, manager or .lessee, if satisfied that he had taken such reasonable  means as aforesaid."        ,      T "   .  .l-JntQ'  *t^!3The Independence of Woman.   '   ._  'Evidences of our growing independence"  e'geen in the fact that the higher  Vwo^meniare  ih "the social scata  the less  Jgeh&miiy do they" accept the assistance  tfbr:!Cprotection of their male escort'sarm  sih����public^   Time was when milady was  ng;iv_en;��t'Jue support ot hercavalier s arm if  she btltjtook two steps in tlie public eye,  ^ndt���tfie>countryman's wife, .with- whom  the^eiegancies of former genteel ways sur-  vive-in ii rusty, faded fashion, is manually  finked "to her spouse whenever they appear  toffether" in public places.   Butinmetro- -  p^litau^ociety_thet*e_at*e^three_accepted_j  ^niodes^bf "procedure; the "clerk   clutches  his   sweetheart firmly   by the elbow as  if he were a policeman in the act of "running her in ;" the shop-keepers' wife hangs  her hand upon so much of her arm as lies  between his elbow and his wrist as it disappears in his sleek "Prince Albert" coat;  and the man of society walks freely beside the lady lie isrescorting, add qfferl  hel- tlie assistance "of''his Wni only when,  her fatigue, if" an elderly woman, prfthe  exigencies of a crush 6^ people-dgrhanilife;  In this, as in most of "the- details Of Sbcial  intercourse, we are-following Ei.g.ish�����au��d  European custohi.   The tube may cbme;  indeed, when matron and- maid  will* rise  in a ba11-roq.fl and unescorted seek out a,  friend  or   find   refreshment,   instead  of  waiting like so marty  Andromedas  for  some   black-clad   Perseus   to   break   the  chains of custom that bind thera>  Blind to Sunny Ways.  y_r0cJ-v;ill6, <Ori.ari&) Times*.!  Sir Wilfrid Lliurier is, beyond a doubt,  a graceful and picturesque public character: he has assuredly a great deal of  personal magnetism ; he does nOfc like  hurting the feelings of knyohe; he has ail  eloquent tongue, and the chivairic manners of his nationality. Biit We devoutly  and sincerely wish he was not so graceful  aud smooth���we wish he had more British  brutality and coarseness and that he cduld  say "yes" or '"no';' plainly. It is probably  more his misfortune than his fault that  he cannot apparently give a straightforward answer. He cannot help talking all .  around the point, and being" ambiguous,  either from design or second nature. But  it is a terribly expensive habit for Canr  ada.    One More Less.  East Kootenay has now but five newspapers; the  Golden  Miner  is  a corpse.  Thomas. McNaught,   as  the  mortgagee,  gave   sheriff  Redgraves  instructions to  close  up the shop,   which he  did.   The  plant is likely to be moved to some point  on Windermere lake, possibly to Aythel-  mar, where it will bloom under a, new  name and a new proprietorship. o  J-  THE TRIBUNE:  NELSON,  B.C., TUESDAY,.. MARCH *l,  1899.  PUBLISHERS' NOTICE.  THE DAILV TRIBUNE is published every afternoon  (except Sunday)..tui(l will be delivered by currier in  any town in Kootenay for twenty-live cents a week;  or will be mailed to subscribers for live dollars a year.  THK, "WEEKLY TRIBUNE is published every Wcdnes-  ���   day and Saturday, and will be mailed to subscribers  for two dollars a year.  REGULAR ADVERTISEMENTS printed in both tlie  daily and weekly editions for $*! per inch per month.  Twelve lines solid nonpariel to be counted as one inch.  LOCAL OR READING MATTER NOTICES 20 cents a  lino for each insertion.  JOB PRINTING at fair rates.    AU accounts for job  printing and advertising payablo on  tho first of  .     every month; subscriptions payable in advance  ADDRESS all communications to  THE TRIBUNE. Nelson. B. C.  PROFESSIONAL   CARDS.  JC. GWILLIM, B.A.SC & W. S. JOHNSON. B.A.Sc.  ���     ���Mining   Engineers   and   Analytical  Chemists,  Slocan City, B. C.    H.  HOLDICH���Analytical Chemist and Aosuycr.  Victoria street. Nelson.  LODGE   MEETINGS.  A.  NELSON LODGE, NO. 23, A. F. & A. M. Meets  second Wednesday in each month. Sojourning  brethren invited.  KNIGHTS OF PYTHIAS���Nelson Lodge, No, 25,  Knights of Pythias, meets in I. 0. O. F. Hall,corner  Baker and Kootenay streets, every Tuesday evening at  8 o'clock. All visiting Knights aro cordially invited to  attend. *  C. French, C. C. Georgk Ross, K. of R. & S.  @the SDrttrmm  Dailv Edition   Weekly Edition      First Yeah, No. GO  ...Seventh Yeah, No. IS  THE mines of Slocan district have  shipped, so far, this year ore of the value  of- three-quarers of a million dollars,  which is at the rate of three and a half  million dollars for the year. Ninety pet-  cent of this ore will be smelted in the  United States, which means that a 100-ton  stack will be kept running every day in  the year on ore mined in the Kootenays.  A 100-stack kepC running steadily means  a disbursement of $100,000 annually for  wages, coke, coal, and other supplies, all  of which can be procured right here in  Kootenay. Then, any legislation that  will aid to bring about the smelting of  silver-lead ore in Kootenay should be  hastened. V": '-   ."-'"     '     ..  EAsifeRN   Canadians   do  not  see us  -through the same spectacles as we see  ourselves.   The -people of Kootenay, as  they see themselves, are orderly and law-  abiding/are not obsequious or intolerant,  are honest and independent.   A�� seen by  .   Eastern Canadians they are wicked and  .lawless,  are without moral or spiritual  ibackbone,"-are.slacking iu��cbmmonvsense;  ������ ������.'."���.��� v: ��� v��,a- ���_������,.; ."&_s��,"y.i:������� "- ";"r"���Vv-"��"V."��"u""i''4^".,l._ .'���''."  ���*. and  cpmm.ereial'whpnor. "."jDiit;|"noJtyvith^  ���t-standingrVw^^  "^ just the same^asidb^  ^���/Gariad'a^^"^"^ *4.^-,-J/"K4i�� iVV:5��S*fe  For the Ladies...  Just received a large stock of  Ladies' Capes, Skirts, Wrappers and Blouses  New goods arriving daily  Dry Goods, Clothing, Gents' Furnishings, Etc.  ...A. Ferland & Co.  Elliott block,  Baker street,   Nelson,  B. C.  men...  We are opening up -the largest stoc.*. of English and Canadian Tackle  that Nelson; has ever seen.  More shipments due.    Don't outfit until you see our assortment.  0'. -.  UNDER NEW MANAGEMENT  The Nelson Hardware Co.  VICTORIA BLOCK, BAKER STREET, NELSON".  J. Y. GRIFFIN & CO-  PORK PACKERS AND PROVISION MERCHANTS  WHOLESALE DEALERS IN  CHOICE CREAMERY AND DAIRY BUTTER, CHEESE AND EGGS  SPECIALTY:    "GRIFFIN BRAND" MILD CURED MEATS  NELSON, B.C. ROBERT ROBERTSON,  Manager  Nelson ofllce and warehouse:. Corner. Vornon and Josephine streets.  ^ No. 1.   Ladies' eotton printed wrappers, new designs  W and good washing1 colors, from 75 cents up.  # No. 2.   Ladies' white cotton drawers, 35 cents up.  # No. 3.   Ladies'white cdtton night gowns, 65 cents up.  i(fu ' ���  .    ��� ���  # ; = * * ��� * ; ���  W. The above goods we  have been able to buy cheap, and  they are  the cheapest  ij$ and best goods we have ever seen.   We are going to give the public the benefit  W of our good buying, and when you see these goods you will agree with us that  i$ they are the best value you have ever seen.   Ladies this is a chance for you to  W get goods that are always needed at a very low price.   Come in and see them  fa  B  #  NEW GOODS ARRIVING DAILY  ���������*������ c '  Such as Carpets, Prints, Children's Shoes, Creton, Satteen, Corsets (we  have corsets from 50c a pair up) Babies' Hoods in Silk and Muslin  VANCOUVER, 13. C.  WINNIPEG, MANITOBA.  WEALTH   AND   WICKEDNESS.  ;��.;:^4V.��Thbs" rum  *^ff;]��unssian?;tiq^  ^ c.dreanMle^\^  ^.������|-vtigationV";bettpttnd'**o;Joeibn.stheJsaumeSli'ne8jn  i'pf as^the'one recent]yiscattei'ed cbroadc��4st"Of;  |"_��sJ'affigfa.*B";be.*6^fefen^^  X^-prc^pgc'tofe  ���&?��� nongas "gqlausproducea in.the Yukon :will  sf'S. there"be^rumors .that:wilHtena.tO", excite  !^>"animosity.^and*'disturbances :i".���betweeni  ���r$i-Su ."AV"   i>-."���"���=,��,;^. ��5,15."^".*.\i. ."ii-t"_.>n��� ���."'��.";��� ",ffly_.  &!%&anadian&tandAvietican%.y.Werepo\gola  " "   ����� p.eppJeSy n,-. ei.ther.  Lproduced-HbwV��-ba;ny'I   .    ,.���   .���  . Jcountny��"��-wouldft.Gare-���.;&-,.��rap ���'.where* the,  ���"nil      n     " u    H_   ���   ������''_-   n   ��� ���*-   iP ^ nn u rP   ��� Li    D     n".   n ����nj_"!nuu.        h*fl       n      D       D Lfl _   .   iE��tfn   ^.v.flm      .   .11        A  bouudary line runs?  LEARNING   HOW   TO   TRAVEL.  |Women1*TaughW^^  W.0Li'ni��jj ������fa   "���*** n   J...1      ifli ���" rf1��� o- n�� nD��a   fiOrnn    ��^i i ^   Ih   n b      m �����"D J r,, mn       "��n  "a"     �� ��"  ^".^��pn-^^Lik&(3reja}^ ��� ���,  ^^|'Th"4nre"��" gpej?:.. ^��Bj5jaipll^ij|,'li.(t�����el"._[i-?e^!'�� sai d  'tne^blerk^  little-lwplnaii= pressed" in black who 'had  j;iis|cdjre^.*fpf;[_i-.r key'and-vvas standing a  ffoTtSjs|anpevaTw^y^w  "����. vatptv �� - ��� n ' ���  " V ;*'^sJ;pujiili;ih *hptel li.f.e.?"Vrepeated the  V,;ji8��enerfwpnderingly.  ;:��;f"^es." Haven?t you heard of the plan  . iadpiJtecl   by"0hicago   womefl  nbw'adays";  . .yvhetf.they are consumed hy- a",desilre 'tb1  ~f JraIve) andUearnsthe ways Of*She_ ^world,  "Ci^liave.notthe u-ean-* to gratify theii4  a_nblti^n?D Jt!s becoming quite the thing.  ;Tpu see,"|he^all think they mayhave an  pppB^tiini|y to go iiway from 'homeanS  . stop.at-bi"^ .lipases some day, and- in knii- I  ci{3_��tiPi- of th&tsevent they are trying to  learn hp^v to conduct themselves wheti  ihei crucial test comes.  **Tfiis hotel is a favorite resort of the  .novitiate.  . I can spot one of the beginners every" tithe, but they soon .get the  crudeness toned down so that I can hardly tell them from thoroughbred travellers.    Their  plan   is  certainly  original.  .Whenever, they have a few dollars that  they can Spare and an  opportunity  to  teaye borne for  a day or two   without  causing comment they come down here or  to some other first-lass house and register with as much importance a,s if they  had  just come in from Europe,   or St.  Louis at least.   They learn how to engage  a room, call for their mail���which is generally wiitten by  themselves  to  them-  selves^-and order meals  in a large restaurant with as much   grace as if two-  thirds of their whPle lives had been spent  on the road.  "It takes practice to wear away the  rough edges, to be sure, but if the town  should be destroyed by a general conflagration and tlie female portion of the population be compelled to go to other cities  and put up at hotels,   they  could pass  through the ordeal with credit to themselves and the town. The system of training is comparatively inexpensive, considering   the   value   received,   aud   in   my  -opinion is highly commendable.    One of  the most pitiable sights one can witness is  to see a woman traveler make a fool of  herself, which she is bound to do if she  Jiasn'fchada little preparatory experience,"  A Mr. Spencer, of Brantford, Ontario,  recently made a trip through Kootenay,  and he writes the following to the Toronto Globe:  Going further south one comes to the  middle district of the Kootenays, called  the Slocan.   Here on high ranges  exist  some of the best mines iri British Columbia, situated between the Kootenay and  Arrow'lakes. ^Beginning with Nakusp on  Arrovv ]akej,then.SiIverton, New Denver,  !SIocahnCity,"���Sa:n&(Jn,-.Whitewater, Kaslo  ;���jand/^insiyd'rth��are  all mining centres.:  |Wj-sal��h;?and^wickedness are found here..  "Opeh��tpw_-ism":.is "the order of the day in  ���so-np;^place|^T^Te Lare   many.  ^Missipnarjes^ahd^moral reformers are  Vmuch*tie&d^^ have iThaTra  fstruggle^a^ x'esults   are , mighty.  ��j8^llir^npbVbnBeaii��s^i God is not stronger  "tbah^matiVoEVtfhey c*hurch superior to. the  ���jiyprldVibufiTbecause^pf unbelief. Going still.  "fiir��her* lIpjith^tplNelson, one begins to  }fe^elpike a^aitfse^ng human life in ade-  r.cent^dre-lsS.^Ne by far the superior  ;citypf;theVKoptenays.t  As a commercial  "'ap^/i.esid^tal^denjbre   it will exercise a.  largpJXtftiuiBfibe^Mahy  superior;, people!  ^KK^".]ieje_.^��TjheJh|)uses ar'e_well built, the  ���st^^t&^arer^Pt^upl in good ordeiy large-  ibusifi^s^lbloclss^ha-lefjbPe  banljsjsare* ;her��?,"*a*nd* cjuite"s \a%umbe��r��pf";  ii whplesare.dfepoj-S.> ^Ii4jis rfhe^distributing*.  fpoi nVlor: the. w^  ���"andiisifasf bMbnmin'g^ihDe.&entreV6i.!abtr{��(-r''<  *tipnjfpr��families'i;whpse; fathers ,"and^sp���ns'i  barel;engaged,Vinj*"a3ining  spent eight days at this place aud greatly  "ePJoypdj'the i.pterc^r8ne-rlh|i"d^vifen' .mapy;.  'pebplpV^I'hielter i��,Ke_i���e^,;B.^lp;nngin*gJp*!4p'  English.Vsj/ndic-itp.  " pfppd lipteljs, stores ,  an^sehppls. and spyerki"glp.od. ciiurchfes are.'  :herS;Val_.o,tliPugh relig^ious life in sdniedf  them is.afca very lpw'ebb..   The Salvation  Arm yZ_are-"reachin g-Pj til titudes^of-^men -  and doing muchi gOod,. while the priest  and levite passby on the other side.   A  napby pamby kind of Christianity pre-  yails ih niany'plaices, making it yery difficult   fop   pien   of  coniniQn  sense   and  evangelical feryor<    ���Phe society of collars  i��,pd cuffs is of little use aniong the mining  fraternity, They want a preaching, which  has moral as well as spiritual backbone  in it."  _^_i_____-___  "Of making rrimy books  there is no end."  ��� Neither is there any end to (die vai*iefcy  Op sale at  Thomson's  Wq have all  known authors,  spondence.  Stationery  Is a leading feature of our business. We  have all the newest tints and shapes with  envelopes to match.    When inviting  Company,  Use oui* dainty invitation note. Do you  know we carry "At, Home" Cards, Visiting  Cards and Dance Programs.   Our stock is not  GARDEN  FIELD and  FLOWER SEEDS  Our millinery room will be open for inspection on Monday, the 27th, and then  will  be  able to furnish  you with  any style'of hat  or bonnet  you" require.  we  The newest in children's hats, ladies' sailors, etc., will be t found on our connters.  Our milliner can please the most fastidious, and has all the latest ideas in millinery  B  B  ��&  VICTOEIA  BLOCKjI'BAKBE   STEEET ,_N"__D.C.SO_N*,   B. O.  Jn. bulk arid packages.  We sell.at easterji / -���  catalogue; prices.       .. *  Camada Drug and Book Co.;  "LIMITED.  ,.-_..-< Cornel"-.Baker aud>Stai.lcyiStreets, Nelson." -   -.-.  ���������������#N��C-_^PfeBt'   ���  .^-.c^.sa.^*<_--S-���_-"**. v5s__sa-S__a����� _5s_Ss__ss _5a_S��_gij%_fe^���  ���^"^f5. -=3*53"2 -=  ?���(-3'���.<='���  M  Residence Lots fort Sale!  Business corner on Vernon"*���street"-. ". $4000  ;"House and Jot on Victoria street,  near. -V .  -  - Presbyterian church (snap) V.   ."���''���   1S00"  House'sind lot-on .Victoria street.. .,. 1650  -House"_iiid lot on Victoria,street -. '. .,=-1900  ICouse ahd.'two lots on Carbonate"St.   1800  Dairy .Ranch;" on Kootenay Lake near   -=  *.'r^Nels6_i| oflersJ)receiy.e,dy^V";.-s Y-"�� T'*:";- Ty  \lV;WaYitea^nninh"K''sl.ki:"eW"#e^  ;*"���--,; ���^u.*^"i_vlonex.-to"loan.|.-tn-lo���wesr.,���.rato"-;",.*��... v$f ",j  ?.$_��l&-$-&EW7SB'jj^  /��^.">^0���__iceV"T.ufner^-,i;',S^ogckH;:blbnc^ y  ����&��"��(k"���-'���"���<" ^:^A"^yM^i^P^:'^pc}^��?'(^"^^"r- i":-"Aii  ���:��� F. ETTER  .Wagon repairing promptly; attb-t"_y.rd to by.a -lrSt-class  Wheelvviright.. "      " " ������  __^^p.eci^l^aj;t,cntion-gi_veii_tp_Lall kind^6firepairing_.anfl-  cuatom work" from oiitside points:        ���"   '  " u  SHOP:   ({all Street, between, Baker and Vornon, Nelson  arid  Wood  Dealer  &E��^M&?$ffiB@��*  D])eliycrcd���Dt(j anypart'iOf.fche.cityj",  ���FuUhieasuronienUguanintcea,*." "b"  O'fflise" at��"G6pnep"Ba;ke��p. aiidi  Wara;  StrQets'  IEAL ESIATE and  Baker Street, Nelson  PLUMBERS!, Etc.  I,* 1( nn_:  Opera House Bloc_\, |lelsoi]  the newest .books  by wel!-  Our  stock  of  fine   corre-  FIHST DPOR WEST BANK,!.;<?. BUILDING.  -       �� on rft*V - ��        *��     *  ��  DBAYMlS atii  IfelsonElectriD'tight Company, Limited,  ';���'���'"'.;\Npn_TC__5v\_v;-':.:.'  /. All-persons having, accounts J,against"= the  company .will presentvtheni at. once'7to the  manager, .and all persons indebted to 'tlie  company are. required lo. settle the-same im-'  "mediately.    JOHN HOUSTON, Manager.    **'  -   -.,���s"��mi.��iR .����iW^�������--bJ'p-.���^"��,v .."���="%_;  "��.  ���"."-". ".."."."'. .";.   "  _ "s" ���.."���--if ��� sC. Jl'fiPli^- ���.���i"C"p^^U>TK^"%r'--"%v "."'."  '"in;,tl)6 matter p_��",l_ie*efe_j?t;(. 'afld/efroctS"o��,'Gll^irics%Vli^V��,  "~ "Ness;de-��asendfintestat:,o."        ���"���"'* J "  l    "-��   ' " "'""  o  SMOKE UNION MAPI CIGARS  CANADA  LIFE ASSURANCE C0.  .ETOil   S-A.3_-._-__,.    ;  .-Uoom ITousC, MincK Kond.'..,.....'��. 3750  -"l-opm *Hoili.e nnd 2~LoU., Victoria bt 12W)  *P0E   _R,_B��?TT  ThrecJ and Four Kooin Hbilnsi6g.        ;  ���. J. B. CHRISTIE  OKfi-KItAL BKOKI1.R  Vdjfllcc ill Aberdeen bloekvBakcr St., Nelson  FIRE INSURANCE^ R$AL ESTATE  Limited  a  OtJR SPECIALTY  99  MANUFACTURED BY THK  Kootenay Cigar  Manufacturing Go.  Nelson  Dollars  WILL BUY  /\ll of the real and personal property of  HURRY'S MILK  " Bus meets all trains and boats.  Special attention given the titans^  fer of baggage. Office and stables  on Vernon street, opposite The  Tribune office.    Telephone ?Mo. 3"��-  C.W.West&Co.  GENERAL TEAMSTERS  AGKNTS FOR  The Imperial Oil Cot   Staqdard Oil Co.  Washif-gton Brick ar\d, Litris Co.  The H. W. l��|cNiell Co., Ltd., Canadian Aitth/a-  V' * cite Coal (Hard)  Dealers iri  STOVEWOOD  We can meet all demands made upon it,  we supply goods ' to the confines of British  Columbia as well as to  Nelson  STEINWAY  The   Standard  of the World.  Piano  NORDHEIMER  The Artistic  Piano of  Canada.  ABT AND MUSIC CO., Nelson, Agents.  Fruit and Ornamental Trees  Bulbs, Hoses, Hollies, Rhododendrons,  Fancy Evergreens, etc. -Thousands aro  growing on my own grounds. Most  complete stock in the province. Bees  and bee supplies, agricultural implements, spray pumps, and cut flowers.  New catalogue now ready.  00. WoB.minstcr Road, Vancouver, I.. C.  For further particulars apply to  "VsT_A-EI3 BROS.  REAL ESTATK AGENTS, West Bilker St., Nelso.i  EXPRESS and DRAYING  ress  Having purchased' the express and draying  business OC J. AV. Cowan, wc arc prepared  to do all kinds of work i" this line, and solicit the patronage of the people of Nelson.  Ordors left at IK McArthur & Co's store,  northwest corner Uaker and Ward streets,  will receive prompt attention.   Telephone 85  Trunks and valises delivered to any part of  the city.  All kinds of draying  done  at  reasonable  rates.    Moving furniture a specialty.  Stand at corner Baker and Josephine Sts.  GOMER DAVIS & Go.  W. A. C0STELL0, PROPRIETOR  Application fop Liquor License.  Notice is hereby given that I will, thirty days from the  date of this ��� notice, apply to the government ng"*** '"*  Nelson for a license to sell liquor at retail at my h  _ont at   ���._,..-.    ...   lyiiotelat  Five-Mile Point, to bo known as the Castle Hotel, in  West .Kootenay district, British Columbia.  I_ule.l March Ilth, 1899.  H. A. HKYVVOOt).  administrator^ of tho .peivloniil estate "aiid- 6_renct-���of :< hi. ������.  saidvdeql'teedtnyhd dibd;on06"rUbabout"thnOJJ2tlf daji bf."Jaiii? _��  ua'ry, A..D: 1899,'i   "       -,,". ..  ." ��     .."?*:   ���  "All persoii^ having claims against'the.said'doccased"  aro re(iuircdjpn'.orn.bef6ro/-lieVllrsfc, 'day ot^ApriU^:JJ. -  18fl!i),.to'sentfftill partioulars.bf siifch "claims", diily ���vbrifted.  by ^tatjitory, declaration^ to. Alfre-1��JohiTMarks,, of Nel-  -ssonuB._.C;._withithvir_^  ; and descriptions"and:thoivalue of1 the"'securities, if"wiy:  held.by thciii." "      *   -    ��� ..... j  "And further tiike notice that after suchlost hiehtioncd -  date, thdiSrtid admiriistrators^wili proceed, ttfadinitiister  the  Said"' estate and distribute the  proceeds'' therbot  limongst tho parties entitled thereto, having" regard ohlv  to the claiinS ���pf" which Uiey shall then ��� liavo.noticb liirJl  will hot bfe liable for tliis Assets brfaiiy/part thoredfto any  ��� ppjrson orporeoiKjof ivhd-io,claiiiis 'notico shall��nolihitVo  been received by tliom at/the date of such distribution.  V    'Kt._-.OT"&��� LJCNNIE, V  . ��� . ..     Solicitors for.tho Adininistrators:  Dated tliis 28th dsy of February, A. D. ISffl.        �����;.���    ���  Nbtiee  of Applieatioh   for  Certifle_ite  of  lmprovemei.ts.  l.KKI.INIj;.2ol O. j, .-KUKKKK r. 32oS"(f. 1,6.��� v". O," KH,.CTION  i/a2M(q.i"i"fi��tiTANNiAii:.-aio. i,oiwi<i)i.. 18IO0.1,-Mi.c  FitAQTroN k .:a*jfl g.;i, mi^khaf. ciAims, SI-OaVk in  THE   NI5LSOK  MININiJ, DIVIS.^.V  Otf WE-IT  I^OQTErJAV  DIBTUIC'IV ANI) LOOATJ-IJ'dN >I:OA_> MOUNTAIN, ADJOIN  ���   INO TIIK >__..__, MINES. '  Tiikb ndtice that 1, John HirBcli, as agent for tlio Hail  , Mines, Cojiipany, Eimitfed, freb jiiliiora' certificate No.  25Ma, ihtCiidi Sixty days, from the dato hereofj to a'pply  to the liiiniiig recorder for a certilicato of jinprpveriientsi  for tlio piiriioso ofobtaiiiing a crown grant of tlie'iibovo  , claims. And further take notice that action, under section 37, hiujst bo conimenced befdro tlio issuance of such  certiflcate of improvements. " JOHN HIRSCH.  Dated this 26th day of Npvomber, 1898. [Jan-25]  Notice   of  Application   for  Certificate- of  Improvements.  YEM/OWSTONE MINERAL CLilM, SITUATE-IN TIIE i. EL80N  MINING DIVISION OF WEST KOOTENAY DISTKICT, AND  LOCATED SIX MILES BAST OF SALMON RIVER, ON FORKS  OF "WOLfr AND SHEEP CREEKS.  Take notico that I, J. M. Ii. Fuirbairn, acting ns agent  for Hugh-M. Billings, free miner's certificate No. 21,7894^ ���  and Thoma. Bonnet, free miner's certiflcate Nd. 2154a;  intend, sixty days from the datehereof, to apply to the  mining recorder for a certificate ot improvements, for  the purpose of obtaining a crown grant of the above  claim. And further take notice that action, under section 37, must be commenced before the issuance of such  certiflcate of improvements.      J. M. R. EA1RBAIRN.   .  Dated this 28th day of Fobrnary, 1899.  Application for Liquor License.  Notice is hereby given that I, the undersigned, Austin  H. Clements, intend at tho first sitting of the board of  licensing commissioners of tho City of Nelson, to bo held  thirty (30) days after the publication of this notice, to apply for a retail liquor saloon license for the premises  known as the corner store of I he Odd Fellows building,  on lot number one (1) in block (12), being situated on the  southeast corner of Baker and Kootenay streols in thd  West ward of the said City of Nelson,  AUSTIN H. CLEMENTS.  Dated this 15th day of March, A.D. 1899.  Application for Liquor License.  Notice is hereby given that we will, thirty days from  tho dato of thiJ notice, apply to the government agent at  Nelson for a license to sell liquor at retail at our" hotel, .  known as tho Majestic Hotel, situate on tho government  trail between Eagle and Forty-nine creeks, in West  Kootenay district, British Columbia.  ���_���_,,.,,.,. JOHN MILES,  Dated March 1st, 1899. E. BARRETT.  ^.'''���'���''^���^..'jfesfel^ THE  TKIBUNE:  NELSON,  B.C., TUESDAY, MAUGH 21,  1899.  ANK OF  Capital,  Rest,  all paid  -   up,     -  $12,000,000  6,000,000  LORD STRAT1ICONA AND   MT. ROYAL, Prosidont  'Ion. GEO. A. DRUMMOND Vico-Presidont  K   S. OLOUSTON General Manager  isr-E3X-S03sr *_3-R^-._Nrci3:  M. W. Cop. Baker and Stanley Streets.  THE BANK OF  BRITISH COLUMBIA  NELSON       BRANCHES IN        LONDON   (England),   NEW YORK,   CHICAGO  and in tho principal cities in Canada.  I.uy and soil Sterling Exchange and Cable Transfers  GRANT COMMKItOIAl- AND TKAVELLENS' CREDIT!.,  available in any part of the world.  DRAFTS ISSUED    COLLECTIONS MADE; ETC.  SAVINGS BANK BRANCH.  CURRENT RATE OK INTEREST PAID  FROZEN   MUTTON.  in Ar-  Enormous   Growth of  the Business  gentina and Australasia.  It is nineteen years since the first shipload   of  frozen   mutton  was despatched  from Melbourne.   The trade in  refrigerated meat was at first very slow in developing.     In   1SS3  only "$11,000   worth   of  sheep carcasses were sent across the sea  from Argentina.   It was not   till about  ten years ago that the business began to  take on  very large proportions.   Today  New Zealand  has its freezing  works at  Auckland,    Wellington   and    elsewhere,  and every year over $5,000,000 worth of  fi-b, beef,  mutton and lamb are frozen  solid, sewed.up in canvas, stored in the  ' cold chambers of ships built for the trade  and   sent  to markets   in Polynesia and  Europe.   In 1S90 New, South Wales's exportation   of  sheep carcasses   was   only  200,000, but it has steadily increased, and  in J.S5H. it reached the large figure of 1,200,-  000 carcasses, averaging fifty-six pounds.  It costs three cents a pound to kill, freeze,  ship and sell the mutton inV London; and  among the other places of large shipment  are Manchester, South Africa and Malta.  Queensland is the only Australian colony  that exports beef in any quantity.   New  Zealand   no\vV,. has.: ���the���. most,: extensile,  mea t-f reezi n g\^�� .yorks "r; - i n t^Aus tralasia:";  .They are at ^ucklandA^ellingtQnsa.na:;  elsevvhere,.auB4"iK"I89(.vthey" f _'dW"2,|G2_535 j  ; L shee ps' caraisses.'%?. jWti 1. ^S7��7^fch*e S��6uJ yS  country sending fresh/mVat .tdVthe'JJnited"  Kingdom  vvas'Hbl.lmyrl^  the larger pa,r>0'f/"the/fi?iesb1|infa;i^iLifi3p^t(8.':  come from *Aiist-*a-ia;f^T.ew2Zeala'udj"ahd;B  .-the River La I?Iata;^&i^^  -   Argentiua ^at��* "last^lea.dsf^NSJv^outh-  -Wales and NeTOZi.a;llSJtfdlnLthe>exlD  frozen .i_ufctqu* andll$nb/^ .  " for. a large ^i^ipl^^e^pf^eT^ne^u  papers say  that>��^lief lS^pv^.pivod^  annually an Id"_hrn���fns^qiiann|.jt^^K:nite-it\  that her people, can)ip^;pos4i-bry��J{;o(risj.u-_e.*:  This,  enormous "Bsui.plu)i",^hasj^j^  brought aboujt;tW��es^bH|h"lueutfpfd  meat refrigerafiug'jpl'Shts"^ and|ou^ioff���thei  four in Buenos *.^"resV��tliat)o\vn.Cd|by!4he  Sausiena Coinpan'y^-hk&fajei 1 ities^fdp %i 11-.  ing, dressing.^ire'ezing'^kpd ?seudjng^qut.  3500 sheep a day^anldiJSjthedargestiplaut;  of the sort m'^M^^W^^'etbY^pi^^vai  ot rei.ngerat.-on itlwtfs;.irapqssible;tpjtrans-,  ���port meat.Ioi?|��\diin^  V��taicarny.i1c;"acr6��.filie:trd^  'M fhhse"My^;Mi\S0d'].t"��:heaf .c1m*.u$ di  f.��lieySeef:?e:xtr^  ,tine��a_icl '"Hrj.if^iw^��4atntle^��.-B.utl.npj-r' Argeh-  ti^a��Sl6he. .is* jt-^porfti. g, aboifte 2/500,000  frsSzen ���ca'retsses of slisep. a yeari The  .processes, eiupldyed aie praecieally the  _j,;i;___e_.a_sjug^  own; slautfhleriug: lbe*-__ tress, nothing is  allowed to.go to wastes    "���"'������*  .eojjligfprage is orie of the great-"modern  ti;iunipi-s"; in transportation. Sdiitli Af-  i-icaCvis able to pi'oot by it to jjet summer-  made butter all tlie year round. It is,  jvinteriu ��elitnai'k vyheu slini.uk*. reigns  in Australia, ahd so when it as the grass  Setisonjn Australia a good deal of South  Africa's"buttier oo.ijes frou) that ��� quarter  of tlie^tirtli, and \yhen- the graJjs is Sere  and y<_l-6w in.the dairy tfiyjfcifietS Of Aus-  trJiliiC" Hie-btitter of foehriiark begins to  arrive." "England buys" "from Denif.ark  iiearly $5Q,q0O,Q(.O wol'th pf butter a year,  and, thoug|_ the tlisfanL-e is^hurt, more  and more di it _�� being sent "in cold stotv  rige, Gold ..torage does not create wealth,  but it keeps wealthfroiu becot-jing a loss.  Ic lengthens t ve niarketing period, fpr  unless butter, strawberries and other alv  ticiejS are preserved in some way or other,  they deteriorate or become valueless in a  very sliort tiujes. It'also enables the pro-,  ducer. within certain limits, to choose his  own time for selling, for he is not compelled to sell, whether he will Or no, at an  unfavorable time.  Are now prepared to issue  Drafts and Letters of Credit on  Dawson City, Yukon District.  females   who hold  principals'   positions.  No matter what their educational qualifications may be, they are physically unfitted for the arduous and difficult duty  of  training  boys  who are merging into  manhood.    If the teaching of the various,  subjects from  text-books constituted all  of education! women would be as suitable  for this purpose as men,  but there is a  more   important duty resting upon the  teachers in  the public school in dealing  with the boys of that age, and it is one  that womeu are unabl*** to meet.   Quite  as  much  as a  knowledge of arithmetic,  boys need an example of luanlines.v.   The  strength   and    virility    of    a    capable,  broad-minded teacher are imparted to the  boys in a way that fills them with ambition and stimulates in them a desire to  make the most of life,  which, after all, is  of greater importance than the grinding  on facts of history.   We have come to  learn that education does  not consist of  memorizing treatises, but that it consists  chiefly of giving the scholars a thorough  grounding in the theory of various subjects, added  to an understanding of the  principles   which  should    actuate   individual conduct* in all the'relations of life.  The public school system that reduces the  number of male teachers and increases;  the number of female teachers cannot be'  considered the most desirable. -  OF CANADA  Capital, Paid  Reserve  Up  $2,000,000  1,200,000  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO  D. R. WILKIE, General Manager  ONE   OF   HIS   DOWNS.  A Movement in the Wrong Direction.  [Toronto News, March 17th.] .  Burning the past year, the nurhber of  female teachers in the public schools of  the Province . iucreased 158, while the  number of male teachers increased 3(5.  This movement is in the wrong direction.  Instead of a large number of women being  employed in the teaching profession, the  interests of the scholars (and consequently of the community at large) demand that the men shall take many places  that are now held by females. For the  junior grades, where scholars of tender  years are taught, female .teachers can do  first-closs work. Giveu the right temperament, they are superior to men for junior  classes, but, wheu the scholars���and particularly boys of twelve to fifteen years of  age--are placed under the control of a woman, the best results cannot be obtained.  One of the weak spots in the Toronto  public school system, is the number pf  A Hungry Gambler Who Could Not Live  on Champagne Alone.  ! 'See" that man���that one with the silk-  lined, tenor-singer overcoat, with the high  collar and bullseye diamond in his shirt  front? Well, whenever I sep him the vicissitudes of life in"a large city like Chicago are brought vividly to my mind."  The speaker and his companion were  standing in a down town buffet after  theatre hours and were having, a parting  nip before boarding the last regular ear.  In another part of the buffet stood a jolly  crowd of sporty Ipokiugiuen, resplendent  "lu.farst^vvatei-iewelry. cracking .the necks1,  ���^6f^ttim^as1sa^thS^.^rsiSilld{  itfefisfei^!^  ������'.'.���-���-.������",Y\^:v:^yjs.-'- ��*r.ov./^".""-"��*"������*"���*"'-ruri��"'ii *  stood the prosperous-looking gambler, to  i,$:K"?����X '"��."*ffft  '!"������>���'%��pT-p-pi-.&.T."^'?:-^-."' ".j^pf'-ShilTy."  \yyhpmj-relerence "had*.Jbeeuspnade by^the:  Ispe'aKf^s^f^?'1*^"^  ���jChV'ii'-iSV^btn^  ���;f'using.to." et".his*comrad���esjspe.nd,:a.cent. i��|��  lri{'Nbw,".tha:.tt"saure."��riclily&dressed "��spoi;tf  an(%vin;e;bVu3.er��was tn thisoSjS-iu_e%place a;  ^^^^"���^n"^^^*^^"0^0"..-.   .     Vl".    tm.        m.    "   J   ,   ^n"^ n .P��.   IpP .,     ,Pp  ^yy^'%jp   VnPBB  ���:y^ar^|J|;&/?w,ith^u.stjsucJl^a.-jo^^  ���pbuFonvthatiocca^iSn^ 'aiK  gdl"," 'Vcoutinned ;'theispeaker:����-'. ���>._. a'Jgps]���, ���$��  ^v"$I^wa"s.5nVtiie ���. part y^ lii^seli.that iinie*  iaud'tiafecbrK^VpPpped  Sarftdping^now^^But-^he^^port^didn't^dp:  'Va"ny/"bf" t-ire?ppppih"g.^  ^-fub&fgarm^uts'";^*-^  leweiryneivva^sasfreefrpmdfc*^  di* Jeath.ersC^I ��� "Watched/;.him���  NELSON BRANCH  A general hanking business transacted.  Saving;, hank uopartment.  Deposits of SI  and  upwards received  and interest  allowed.  d. M. LAY, Manager.   '���  were kept in the burg of Russell till this  morning. By the expenditure of about  $50 in telegraphic charges, etc., Burns'  agents in Cascade secured an order froin  the minister of customs at Ottawa admitting the swine. The prder contained the  provision that the hogs must be. slaughtered under the supervision of collector  llose. If any one misFes that official  from his post for the next few weeks, he  may possibly be found at the slaughter  house, carrying out the order of the  minister of customs to the letter.  To Kentucky.  Kentucky, 0 Kentucky  I love your classic shades, .  Whero flit the fairy figures  Of dark-eyed southern maids;  Whore the mocking biids are singing  'Midtthe flowers newly born,  -Where the corn is full of Kernels  And the Colonels full of corn.  ^eTrefflont Hotel  THE   PLUMBER   IN   THE   SOUTH.  [New Orleans Times-Democrat.]  Who are these resplendent comers? o  l.y tho gods!   They arc the plum hers !  Gathered here to hold high conclave and debate their  mystic craft! -  Great magicians ! potent wizards  of a hundred thousand blizzards  At whose feet the public grovels,  when the pipes pop  fore and aft!  As they hasten to their meetings,  Waving hands and wafting greetings.  They oxchango the smile the  augurs made so justly  famed in Rome.  For each knows that he is master.  When, sore chastened by disaster,  Kvcry coupon-cutting Midas bids him humbly to  his  homo.  ��� Yea, tho chumps who; in the summer,  Scorn the mock and lowly plumber,  ���How they live to mourn thoir madness when tho cold'  wave wipes the oarth ! I  So take heed, and by that token :  Let no welcome stand unspoken, !  Let tho stay be one unbroken round  of gayety and  mirth! .......  Every gentle lord and lady  Who reads novels by McAdic, ..   :  As they issue forth in chapters, keeping strictly up to:  date, '...���>  Will scarcely need an intimation j  . That the rulers of creation  Arc our guests by invitation and must faro as fits their,  state. ��� ���'-. ... :. j  So uncork the cobwebbed bottle,  And the fatted turkey throttle,  Let us wine 'em. let us dine 'em, till they pretty nearly:  burst!  Then-when winter winds blow coldly  ��We can hurl defiance boldly: ;  " We are solid with the plumbers !-��� Go ahead aiid do yer  "worst!" '...���>'���'  Vienna Restaurant  Baker street, between Josephine and- ���  Hall streets, Nelson.  WHOLESALE   AND   RETAIL  Meat Merchants  Wholesale Markets at /.elson, Rossland, Sandon and Greenwood.  RETAIL  STORES AT  'Nelson,  Trail, Ymir, Kaslo, New Denver, Sandon, Silverton, Cascade  City,  Grand Forks,   Midway, Greenwood and Sirdar. <.  ORDERS BY MAIL  PROMPTLY FORWARDED  Head Office, NelsdnyB^  IVjALONE & TRECILLUS  PROPRIETORS  Headquarters ftp Miners and Prospectors i  MEA.LS AT ALL HOURS, DAY OR NIGHT  BAKERY IN CONNECTION .-,  FAMILY AND PASTRY COOKING A SPECIALTY  ONLY WHITE HELP EMPLOYED      - V  R. HURRY, ���Ppop.  BON TON RESTAURANT/  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  Kootenay Bulch^rfBil  All, kinds of j^esh and salted meats  vwhqlesale and 1.etail  fish and poultry in season    v  THE BEST BR_VNDS OF  and  ars  ,"AypWAXS- bN^HAND^S  One of the best  mi  ular hotels in  most pop-  -Nelson.;-^  The only restaurant in the city  employing only, white cooks.  Merchants' lunch from 12 to '2  o'clock, 25 cents; Dinner from 5  to 8.    Short orders   at  all   hours.  iWILL DO "WELL^TO ;  somen* bat  ?��i'��oo_id u^ee;med|%ahge,:an;d;art_|"o  Ibis; appeAmn"!-^ fcj^^  "Hai-lf not f al lei_;4^  "mopn^, yet"Ire"h"apd tiplbef.pleaded\v^ith"filr  pxbst��� ssyfeyy Vtiftie" aV :t'resli. ��� qpat^fc twas  stiiuned bet'bi-.e he WQuld empty- ihis;  "goblbt. , " ."        ."--���"/_  _^ "A_1 pained^ejgM'ggsiQn--JwaB'd ^mrry^  across'liis face every time, a^l'iiesh.! oi.dei-  \yaa given aiid a-fiye-spot would-be.trans-  ietredito the liaiid^ of the v^aiter.". He was  sitting next tb ria'e,- aiici fiua!ly*il a'fter a  dbzieh or so of bp;ttles:had:b��eeu disppsedpf  by tbe high rollers, he leaned orver to me  and whispered :  " 'This is, about as toiigh. an experience  as ietfer went througb. I can't stand it  jin.y J'OngeiV' and he iiVftd_3a liaove aatopet  Up and leiiye.. Ijooked at hihi in stirpri.se  and the��i as'ktjd'.liini. \v"hy;-\Yus ^e-iWftei.,  ���*' AWify; caii*t"you see?'hereplied. %o6l��  athiy friSe."' , "    "'""' "  *'l; did so and notiL-ed that it waif drawn  aud pinched. His eyes, -too,"still retained  th^ir luck-lustre appeiirancej although he  had surrounded a good dozen glasses of  the frvape ilow. I then thought the man  was sick and offered at once to go to a  drug stpre for him or summon a physiician,  ���but he shook, his head in a sliam.e-faced,  ^despondent sort of way, and, with a sigh,  placed his lips to my ear and. whispered :  "'Damn it,, man, eaii't you see. that I  am starving; actually starving? See the  money Frank is blpwing in at $4 a quart  while I am really suffering for the want  of a square meal. I can get all ofthe  costly wine I can drink, but not a bite to  eat. That's why I call my experience  tough,' . .   .  "OE course, we soon had our hungry  companion in front of a twin porterhouse,  half a dozen big baked potatoes, a dish  piled high with hot biscuits and a big pot  of coffee. And he did justice to it too.  Whenever I see him I cant help but think  of the time I was in the company of a  man who could swell his waist-band on  rare wines, but couldn't get a bite to eat.  But that's life in a large burg, especially  in the ranks of an up-and-down sport."  Burns Has the Hogs.  [Cu-icfUlc Record, March 18th.]  P. Burns & Co. recently, shipped iu  eighty-five head of hogs from Kansas,  which arrived at Russell, just across the  line, on Thursday evening. As this custom house is hot a warehousing point,  collector Itose declined to admit the porkers, even on payment of duty, and they  Meated 8withMofeAji?*.and  , :.;H'ig.b^iby;gtetficily ��� t  ^f^HEIIpppME||  JJX.Jai-gc" s_.g1ok"6fVflrst;cliis*sV dry^miltorial.on jhVndjJalso'  ���fa"'fui_Jlinp\d|^^_i,"*��Hbbr|^i^  'i'S^tr'.Fopfe ofr'Hciij-ryx*stfeet'^-^Jl^ii'* ^'  iTelbphdne'^ir!?  BaKer^Street, JJelsdn! E|C. 1RWS|M0|^||  ORDERS BY MAIL REQEIVE CAREFUL AND PROMPT ATTENTION;- ;   V .���.;-:';:  (g r rAA   Will buy 24 horses, 12 wagons, 2 wagr-  ^** onettes, 1 bug^gy|lp sets slelglis, and a  complete outfit of hapness, saddles, .;biankets,:.:;ete^:.  and a going, business of $30,00Ova::3^ap.:v;Tepms;|:f  Will  buy two Motsi and improvements,  on north sidei of Vewion street, be]fc^^enj  Ward and Josephine streets.   Ternis;^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^>^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^jB  4: I;  "  ^llv;;buy;3Q-aby:i20^^  side^bfv Baker; vstre^t,^l^tw  ahd^Kooienay;. stress. ;^.:Cas^  leas^'^orneribfvBakeiS  iifil  streets? vCash,"  P. O. Box 587.  '^oijiNiKQi'USaroirl  %^&i ���. '"��� :iy�� evnoxiy Streei;, ��� Nelson if^y, y yy  5   oa-'niJVn    ~*Sft-njS.or***"'*=*   ���t"3   ��� 'D   *   *_ oD ***_-, B oF |>   / >n % 0 jpn ������:   #QOnm  dj a       * n o"   "- ���     ^  . n d/j " P~B    J    n  01 a unn.  a   annu- *���   -       ���    -      fa^ n % c.__fl��^ .   ��� _ .   I n_ p- J  ���'H*.!:  Vaafge'';com��fo1'ta1)ie^l-cfiro6ii'iS''���,a^  room." Sample" rooms for fcpmnie��C_al ^inert:  __Fj_A-g?-E^;;Mm -_?_bii" iDAyir  IVIr$- I. C.  j.  %at(S of th'o Royal Ho.tclt Calgary,  H. D, HUME, Manager.  Tlio finest hotol In the Interior.  Iitirgo sample rooiiisi. St��i>n. hda'traftd elcclriqlight.  COllNER OF XVAUD ASD VlUltNON STS, NKLSON  BAKER AND WARD STREETS, NELSON  The only hotol In Nclsoi. that has remained wider ono  management since 1890.  The bed-rooms, aro well furnished and  lighted by  .electricity. ��� ��� . ���    '  The dining-roon. is not secbim to any ir. Kootenay.  The bar is alw_iys stocked by the best domestic and  imported liquors and cigars.  .  THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor.  FLORENCE  Two and a half miles up the Outlet from Nelson.  and  or  CmUPTATnnTtfQ.     sPri"�� Chickens, Fresh, Cream,  OrJClulALiljQO.     Pure Milk, Fresh-Laid Eggs.  All of which aro from the ranch belonging to tlie hotel  A pleasant place to spend afternoons, evenings si  enjoy delicacies that cannot be obtained in hotels  restaurants at Nelson.   Good stabling.   Open day and  night.   Can be reached by cither road or water.  WILLrAM ROUI.RTS, Proprietor.  Large and well lighted Heated by hot air  Reasonable rates Sample rooms  Electric bells and light in every room  Renovated and refurnished throughout  HOTBU  VICTORIA  J. V. PERKS, Proprietor  Freo bus meets all trains Rf.VA_<_4*n_..~t   B  C  Hourly street car to station nB��eiWOIl��i; ����� �����  m. .-rt  ^BRE^IRS^^P/BOTTiERS^OF:"  Prompt and, regular1  =^=;delivery.to=thortrade.-:  Brewecy atiHelsoi..^  AND.SOO LINE  Fast  and  Short Route to and   From  Kootenay. Cpjjntry.  First-class and Tourist Sleepers Operated1 from  PACIFIC tp A3. LANl'IO"'  i, Tickets issued through" and baggage  enqeked "to destination.  ��� ���     ���        OQ-l-T-->tBp'JJ^--?t-3  Rossland, trail and Robson,.  I_bavo. DAILY An;iv6.  (5:10l.;ni... > NECSON ,.q:80'p. in.  Main Lirjo and Intermediate Points via Slocan take,  teave. DAILY.. Arrive.  *i:30a. nu ...NKLSON.,'.. 8:'IQp;in.  Kootenay Uks-f^aslo Route-Steam,er Kokanee.  Leave. Daily Except Suntjay Arrive  4:00pi m......... ...NELSON.... 11:00 a. m.  kootenay River Route-Steamer Moyie.  Mon., Wed., Fri. Tue..., Thurs,, Sat.  8:00 a. in., Leave.., NELSON���....Arrive C:50 p. in.  Makes coiinoctioii at Pilot Bay with steamer Kokanee  in both directions.  Steamers on their respective routes call at principal  landings in both directions, and at other points when  signalled. .  Ascertain Rates and full information by addressing  nearest local agent or  C. E. BEASLEY, City Ticket Agent, Y He|       B   c  R. W. DREW, Ageqt. /  W. F. Anderson, Traveling Passenger Agent, Nelson.  E. J. Goyle, Dis't Passenger Agent, Vancouver.  Spokane Falls & Northern,  Nelson & Fopt Sheppard,  Bed Mountain Railways.  T-ie only all rail route without change of cars  between Nelson arid Rossland, ar-d  Spokane arjd Rosslarjd.  DAILY   TRAINS.  Leavo ,    Arrive  9:40 a. m...:. NELSON 5:30 p.m.  U:55a..m ROSSLAND.... 2:.��p-m-  8:30 a. m SPOKANE  .0:10 p. m.  Tho train that leaves Nelson at 0:20 a. m.. makes closo  connections at bpokanc with trains for all Pacific Coast  points. .   _ ���      _       _     ,  Passengers for Kettle River and Boundary Crcok con  nect at Afarcus with stage danyj.nxoNi ^ R & ^ ^  AM comrftunipa'tipps relating" to" British  Co^umbja'* business *Ib be ^dre^^^^  J. RODERICK ROBERTISON, .General Marjager  S^S FOV^LER, E.M., Mining Engineer  { fsiELSON,8 ft Q.  Situate orr the Crow's, Nest Railway is prepared to deliver lumber of any description in any quantity at any place Withiri the  district of Kootenay.  GOAT RIVER  LUMBEF? GQjVipANV^  G. A:_���_3lGEl_.&W. Manager  FLOORING, LINING, MOULDINGSi DdORS,  AND SASHES IN STOCK.  EVERY DESCRIPTION OF JOINERY, DOORS AND WINDOWS  MADE TO ORDER.  Office and Mills Corner Hall and Front Streets* NelsoL  Kootenay Bailway & Navigation Co.  STR. INTERNATIONAL  Daily except Sunday.      Pacific standard limo  KASLO TO NKLSON  South      Read Read      North  bound      down up        bound  Leave    0:30 a.m    Kaslo 8:30 p.m. Arrivo  Duo       7:30    ir     Ainsworth 7:10    n Duo  Due       8:(K)    i,   .......  Pilot Hay  0:30    ir Duo  DUo       8:15    i.    Balfour 0:00    �� D��io  Due       9:45    n   ....Five-mile Point....5:10    n Duo  Arrive 10:30    ��  Nelson  4:30    ��     Leave  Connects with N. & Ft. S. Ry. train for Spokano, leaving Five-mile Point at 10:05 a.m.  Steamors leavo Kaslo city -wharf nt foot ol Third stn-cct  ROBKRT IRV1NQ. Man-vger.  K^asio & Slocan Railway  GOING WKST DAILY ���.   ���OOIN*KABT:  Leave    8.(10 a. m. Kaslo Arrive 3.55 p.^n.  Arrive 10.10    "      .      Sandon Leave 1.15    "���  CODY   BRANCH.  Leavo   11.00 a. mi Sandon Arrivo 11.40 a. ro.  Arrivo   11.15    ���' Cody ���  LeaVe 11.25. . ���' .  *G. F. CC.PELAND, Buperintendeht.  ATLANTIC   STEAMSHIP  TICKETS.  To and from European points via Canadian and American lines.   Apply for sailing dates, rates, tickets, and  full information to any Canadian Pacific railway ognntor  , C. P. R. City Agent. Nelscn.  1     WILLIAM STITT, General a S. Agent, WlJinipeSr. THE "TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B. C, TUESDAY,  MARCH 21,  1899.
u 11 dries
E carry the most  complete line
of drug* sundries in  Kootenay
the  quality of our  goods   is  the
that money can buy.    Our prices
higher than   our   competitors
for inferior
See that your
prescriptions are
filled by us.
"Wc use none but. the best quality of drugs and chemicals
Special attention given to their compounding
W. F. Teetzel & Co.
Be Wei
new spring suit
for samples of
you need a
our stock of
ties in
hat and tie.
all the latest
In addition to a
See our window
shapes and colors.
We have just received and.opened up a large stock of hard aiid
soft hats, including Stetson's, Fedora's, Christie's/ Roelof's and Garter's fbr spring and summer wear.
Store, .Baker Street.VNelson.^ Branch Store at Ymir.^
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^spiected kttpthejptpeeof tbo cpfepany'li splieitoi'S.
Captain Troup received a telegram last
night stating that the body of John
Evans, a deckhand who fell overboard
from the steamer Slocan on the night of
January 20th, had been found floating in
the lake near Ilosebery. The body will
be brought to Nelson for burial. It has
never been ascertained how the accident
The West Kootenay Brick &Lime Company has purchased the brick yard near
the eastern limits of Nelson from Henry
Walters, and will operate it in connection
with their other yards.
R. J3. Kerr has removed from New
Denver to Greenwood, where he has
opened a law office.
A Nelson man who was over on Okaga-
non lake recently purchased a case of
eggs for shipment home. An engineer on
the boat that plys on the lake also made a
purchase for shipment to his home at
Vernon, boxed it, and entrusted the Nelson man to do the marking. The Nelson
man's wife got a pair of boxing gloves
and the engineer's wife got a box of eggs.
Mat Guthrie, one of the original owners
of the Lucky Jim mine in the Slocan, who
was beaten over the head with a piece of
scantling two weeks since at Republic*, is
alive, but it is not thought that he will
recover. He refused to prosecute his
assailant, who immediately left for parts
Floyd A. McFarland, the champion
sprint'bicyclist of the Pacific coast, has
decided to accept the challenge of Harry
Elkes for a race at any distance the latter
may name, provided the purse is large
enough to assure the winer $1000 after the
pacemakers are paid. He will not consent
to any division of the/purse. McFarland
received a challenge from Eddie McDuffie,
which he will accept on the same conditions he asks from Elkes. -        •>
The steamer Kinshiu Maru, from Japain
by way of Honolulu,' brings advices of
great preparations being made at"Hono-
lulu for the funeral of princess Kaiulani,
who was to have been buried on March
12th. It was expected the procession
would be the largest ever seen in Honolulu/not excepting those of queen Emma
and king Kalakaua.
A man who is locally known as "Seotty"
will come up before police magistrate
Crease tomorrow upon a serious charge.
He is suspected of being implicatedin the
removal of 100 pounds of shorts .from the
feed store of J, F. Jacbbsou onVVerubn
street,'..    . ;.•--...;,
"Mrs. J. Roderick Robertson leaves tomorrow morning for a month's visit to
friends in Victoria.   V: : '■.■:'■..-•:■■:
While, our drygoods merchants are
■opening up dress patterns from New York
-indmijlinery from Paris, The Tribune is
opening boxes from Edin burgh .that "* contain; the finest Scotch type ever imported
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s.ee"„.anyiused'-.to A-hued. ■^■ags^soj.^m.ueh-
;ab^ut^them;;womenige.stitut„ed pfc morals.5;
; leti"tBe ^iser*me^
fbr/ten^ears'lBefore■?;'"FbrVmy^ par/: Sena *
"" ha;el^y;;"S gutfalw^
n both^idevlbecause "peaple,. that;trequenfo
''tHed-kpia'ce^thet h°eads|-l're"?»ndt"":leVen-!un"dL4
I go=the4in' the* dark, .and, mprejitliejapctprs i
•. tne^ehurchj1 men jwijl'lidve; to; Iijiip'b%tlfedi^
-Wrighfr-tq'aske/^G^ *ber;
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"Monday, March 20.—Transfers—Prince Albert and
l'rincc Ocorgc, situate on the north bank of Kootenay
river about eight miles from Nelson; 1). H. Morrison to
The Hritlsh America' Gold Minim; Company; consideration §1. An undivided one-third interest in the Silver
Jackal, situate one-third mile southeast from Hull's Sid-
5iij_t; Nellie Dolan to D. R.  Morrison; consideration ?2S.
Tuesday, March 21.—An undivided ono-ei_.hth interest
in the Independence, situate on Wild Horse creek eight
miles from Vmir; A. VV. Crittenden to Mrs. Mary .1
Wolfe; consideration §1. An undivided one-half interest
■in the Battleship Maine, situate on Wild Horse creek;
D. A. Melvenzio to Mary J. Wolfe; consideration §1.
ICthel N, situatu one-half mile north wast of Salmo; W. J.
Lavin to M. C. Donaldson;.consideration $1. ..thel N,
sitcnte one-half mile northwest of Salmo; M. C. Donald-'
son to VV. Donaldson; consideration $1.
Location0—Whito Top, situate on south side of Sheep
creek adjoining the Dandy; Newton Ilartmivn. locator.
Highland, a relocation of the Rivoisidc, between Kagle
and Koi-.y-nino creeks; August Zoelluer, locator.
and Others
Who   use   picks,   shovels,   etc.,
should not fail to look at our line
of goods, which   for qualities and'
material cannot be beat.
Shelf and Heavy Hardware
Giant Powder
Canton Drill Steel
Jessop's Steel, Iron, Coal
Pipes, and Fittings
G-iant, Caps and Fuse
Tools, Cutlery, Tin
and Woodenware
Stoves, Ranges,
Iron,  Steel,  Sheet
Iron, T-Rails
Paints, Oils, Glass
Vancouver Hardware Co;, M
Importers of Shelf and Heavy Hardware. ,
Easter is almost here
The ladies bf Nelson* "will  all have ■
; J-lieuy new Spring bonnets and your
old   suit   Avi 11   look   shabby.    Call
around.- aiid  let us niake  you look
new iri a new Spring Suit.' ■■'-.A'^full;
:line6f;.spnng  and, su-nmer; goods;
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."7""°Sofr°p'ai'.t^"for|apririglweai,.xall:«at'roonii.i5*and *"
. Afe"s,3_9. C.lc!iiei.tf*,Jblock."a"nI^"Fill fshow'TbiV-sdine;.,
rsi»B",' rnic^clotH"anaTsari._)l(.s,".aii(l .Wim^ena'f^.aiiib f:
* _»>°'v-.caii."«.boditaken.i>B8'VVillsfifcaSyoV.assjyou..wer.ci'
NELSON STORE AND OFFICE:   Corner Baker and Josephine Sts.
NELSON WAREHOUSE:   Corner Hall Street and City Wharf
Will   be found   in  their new  premises  on   Baker Street
with  a  complete stock  of
Shelf and
and Shelf
FsneviSf fi_ted"before, j
:.-p'-y.p.»v. .«■..
jGpj^ .(Qblid Filled^ Silver -$jftd Nickel Cases
'ftfiiy g^de movement from 7 to 21 Jewels
■A'jj gU^hanleec..    Repairing a specialty
f. o. box 'S^yy, isTDBr-so-N*;. _b. o.
fhyp Eiominipn gdverpment that a plot pi
grypphdi 75 by 120 feet, situate pn the
north side of Victoria Street, betw&en"
Stanley and Ko'oteiiay*. will be dfeede'd
over t0 "tlie Dominion freej provided ah
ftppropriation is made for'the e_*ecti&n of
a drill-shed the.reon;. Gaptftin Hodgins
now has the matter in handj tind he
Should have the' assistance of every pub-
ilic-spirited citij_eni in Nelsom
^X^^^JRX^il(Ms'C}i ]s,."   .....
"'MAN'U^ACT.URERtf'Ol?   *    "        \ _ '".
-PRESgEDi BRICK-3   " FipB '^Mcs£-'   KIRE'CJCIy '
f .''■WTrSpED.^A|^"Q^ ;:/
" All kinds of- sifiiitaryVllftiiigs, a^i-f^iiltliral.tli'aiii tile/
cliinmey top^i flre brick,, _lfe, clay, all kinds of Are clay
goods; •as-aycrs' furiiaces etc., made to order.
,0ji,r. .eotrees.: andn .teas. ^haKdlyv, needy^i}i^^^Ipl^ST^^X^^P^v'^S'^-'
■*,*•-°*^-«:• k'%" s"r• '"• c.>"_-c.*"Vvsiki',"»_i:;n°iv".-""•^•j"':';ir.'*"s "ykCr'tyti]-"«y"Mfy"'- "i}>-' *«°i^i'>.v*;*S:r.....iv!t.?
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.-.--. 4.j.icarlo.ad. of. fine>.A'sngrpt't.^pptajtcjes ^just cirnyed." "y-,\„ "..;..,"".».»»
Ornamental   Garden  Border Tiles, Vases,   Etc.
Cement, '"filagter'of,'P'lris. lime, and. all kinds bf,
Qriiaii-e.ir.il plaster' work.
I Ml (ML CO.
yyyyyyry "^all   Canvas Goods, Tents, Awnings,
kofs and Fancy Striped Curtains for
Verandahs and Windows
I fespecfcfully invite the ladies of JSTelfSon to
iny spi'iiig opening of Ereiich, English and
-'Vinerican pattern hats, bonnets and fine mil-
liilery novelties, on Monday and Tuesday,
March 27th  and  28th.    Inspection of stock
invited.       mrs. e. Mclaughlin
Josephine street, Nelson.
XcudOr.. h,"rq invitqlt for buildiiig cqfee oyciis).,
Specillcatlons al my Hdice.
Tumlors ..mi'.ti, .bo received not later than _«p. in. on
\",*U(lilS.Sday,2:.nl3Vlai-eh, 189!). "
No tendci: iicsfceBmirilyiicbbiitcd.
QHAltLKS St. IjAU^E. Agciit.
in the. .County Court of KootOnay, hplden at Fort Steele,
NoH7 of lgiti).
In tho mattei' 0t Stephen .John Jeffcry, deceased, and in
the iiiattcr'of tho," OlHeial Administrator's Actj'Vdatod
iStli'dtty.o£ Mnijchj "181)9.        *      V ■      .
Upon fdading the allldavits of Robert 0. Walbeyand
JamC..°F. Arinstiloiig, it is ordered that James F. Armstrong, official odniiiiistri-tor for tho County Court District 6f Kootenay, nhall. be administrator of all and singular the goods; chattel's" and credits of Stephen John
Jeffcry, deceased, and that this.order be published in two
weekly issues 6f The Tribune, a newspaper published at
Nelson, in tho said county.
"■•■*!" J. A. FORIN, J.
iMgBst Warehouse and Stopemoms
PROPRIETOR       Baker St. opposite postoffice, Nelson
■WHOLESALE   j!-_.3<rlD   -R-E-1.--3-.II_-
-HC-A.'y,    G-EAIN,   PEED.
•I Ltd.
We have them in the latest styles .and lasts—A to EE v
Ladies' Gents' and Children's
Therefore it stands to reason that we
money than other dealers buy them for.
can sell  you goods for less
The celebrated
Fleischman s Yeast
Headquarters for
StarM_.-Flour  is  giving entire satisfaction,
every two days fresh from factory. >
Teas.    We carry the best lines only.
»   NELSON, B. O.
M. DesBrisay & Co
The Best on the Market
Just received a carload of the  Lake of  the Woods  Milling  Company's
celebrated Hunmu'ian brands of Flour, which will  be sold at the same
price as the  inferior
grades on the market.
Try it and   be  convinced.
Family orders a specialty and free daily delivery
Mail and telephone orders promptly attended to
Baker Street West, opposite Oddfellows' Block
Neelands' Shoe Emporium SPECIAL ITTESTM
Write for quotations on car lots.
N.3LSON*.   _B- C.
Havo just received a consignment of Harris homo
made tweeds from Talbot HarriB, Scotland.
FEED J. SQUIBE, Baker St. Msoo
The supply is limited, so call early and exaniine this stock.


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