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 LOCAL AND MINING NEWS FROM  ADJACENT   TOWNS   AND CAMPS.  * _'<  ���o.?_,  Special to The Tribune.  Kaslo, May 17.���Ii. E. Brown of Victoria, owner of the WhiteAvater Deep  mine, is in town on business in connection  Avith his property. It is expected that  this property will be again extensively  developed this sttninier. Considerable  work A\'as done on it last year, and a few  men have been Avorking steadily all this  year, but tlie force will be largely increased. The mine is iioav under the  management* of D. G. McLachlan, the  former manager, Franklin Riffle, having  removed to Portland.  The funeral of .James Chishohn aviis  held yesterday after noon. Thebody accompanied by his Avidow and brother, Alex  Chishohn, arrived on the Kaslo <te Slocan  train this afternoon and the funeral services Avere held immediately aftei'AA'ards.  There avus a largo attendance of friends  anil acquaintances of the deceased, avIio  AA'as a aa'cII liked and conscientious business  man. Great sympathy is expressed for  the AvidoAV in her affliction.  AV. II. Adams, manager of the Rambler-  Cariboo, has remoA'ed his offices to the  Croft building, on Front street. Dr. LaBau and Hamilton Byers Avere here from  Nelson to participate in the meeting of  the Masonic lodge. D. D. McPhail has  returned from a prospecting tour through  the Boundary Creek and Similkameen  districts. He reports much activity  there and a large number of prospectors  iu the district. Mrs. Clarke of the  Queen's hotel, Nelson, has been visiting in  the city for seA'eral days.  It. C. Campbell-Johnston came up from  Nelson and proceeded to the  Charleston  mine, Avhere  he made a  thorough underground sui'A'ey'of the Avorkings.-   He experienced  some difficulty on account of  the great depth of suoav there at present.  J. H. Gray of the Kaslo & Lardo-Duncan raihA'ay left Weduesday morning for  the scene of action at Duncan City.    Mr.  Gray is  kept  busy  at present   looking  after the  A'arious' injunctions.    Charles  Dickson   Avill   likely   succeed   professor  Church as leader of the Kaslo brass band.  The band has made great progress lately  and  is pronounced  by outsiders  as  the  equal  of any  band   hi   Kootenay.    The  band  stand lias  receiA'ed a fresh coat of  paint.       .  Silverton.    *  Silvhrtqn,  May  IS.���G.  IT.   DaAA'son,  owner of the Essex group, returned from  VancouA'er on  Monday.    He made a trip  FPJDAY MORNING, MAY 19,  181)9.  A SUGGESTION TO THE POWDER  MAGAZINE   AGITATORS.  PUBLISHED AT NELSON,  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  DAILV (BY MAIL) $5 A YEAR;  WEEKLY, $2.  return to Avork, under pain  of  dismissal.  But the strikers refused to do so, and attacked a post Avagon manned by Republican   guards.       The    police     beat   the  strikers off after a seA'ere fight, in  Avhicli  seA'eral policemen AA'ere hurt and a  number of strikers arrested.    In the chamber  of deputies today there AA'as great animation.     The   minister  of   posts  and telegraphs said the   regular  doliA'cry  Avould  be resumed this evening, adding that the  public should not be alloAA'i.d to be at the  mercy of the I'cav officials, nor could   the  latter       be       permitted        to     impose  their   AA'ill   upon    parliament    and   the  government.     Premier  Dupuy  said   the  state of the employees AA'as   not  such   as  to  alloAV  any  of  them   going on strike,  and if the postmen did not  resume Avork  they AA'ould be replaced  by cithers,  government would yield to no such  initiation.     A   A'ote  of confidence in the  goA'ernment  AA'as  passed.   The socialists  minority shouted anil cheered for a general strike.  M. Mougoet and the Paris prefect of  police have issued a circular to the postmen,, individually, announcing that all  Avho fail to resume duty tomorroAv morning Avill be irreA'ocably dismissed.  MCINNES SAVED HIS UNIFORM  CAREY   CASTLE   BURNED.  THE LABOR CONCILIATION AND  ARBITRATION   ACT.  The  inti-  BUFFALO'S   STRIKE   SPREADING.  Buffalo, May IS.���The strike of grain  sliOA'ders, freight handlers, ore dock meu,  eleA'ator machinists and coal heaA'ers has  deA'doped into a struggle betAA'een bishop  Quigley and the strike leaders. Last  night the bishop secured a promise from  all of the men Avho are on strike that  they AA'onld accept the concessions that  he had secured for them, and AA'ould return to.AA'ork AA'hen he'gaA'e them .word.  Today, hoAveA'er, a feAV of the more hotheaded leaders of the grain shoA'elers, notably president McMahon of the grain  shoA'elers' union, succeeded in getting the  men to repudiate their agreement AA'ith  the bishop, and tonight the prospect of a  settlement of the trouble is more remote  than ever. Today at noon the firemen  of the lake boats uoav in port struck, and  they say that they AA'ill not return to  AA'orlc until  the  grievances of  the other  Victoria, May 18.���The fire Avhieh  completely destroyed Carey Castle, the  official residence of the lieutenant-governor, this morning, Avas the fourth that  has occurred during Mr. Mclnnes' occupancy, all from the same cause���a defective Hue. Attempts to remedy the defect  haA'e been made, but Avithout success, the  age of the chimneys no doubt causing  many Aveak spots. The lire was discovered by the private secretary, avIio heard  the crackling of flames in the attic and  telephoned for the brigade, but the old  house burned like tinder and the firemen  could do little. Lieutenant-governor Mclnnes had time only to get out with the  clothes he had on. "I do not think I  haA'e any more than I stand in," he said,  "save my uniform, which-I managed to  throAv out Avhen the alarm Avas first  giA'en."  The amount of insurance carried on the  property AA'as $12,000 of Avhicli $4000 Avas  on   the   furniture.      The "value  There   is   more  or  among  business   men  _hpiiseS"asj_sp(_n a&Yhinibeij*eaii*��be��Ltiiken /to*  V%��fche/.'grounds.^  ^?���o_tlt_f���Il:ol.luthGwOlu^M,l,le.Toacl,tpJ:tI���le'ln���^Ief  ^Y^fe]^i_ ^Jt_ni^^lie^i��ii% ��Frk&y  "(}mpu I i\vherx0x~jgbod ���_���___&_�� was madela_;_fc*  un8  n n nhn       R-f^J"    p  n '       n     --1 "n      '^*"   P, ^ -   * n   ri',    *"   "* u u" "'* " n " ' n      "       "  ��^$A���'e,isfcY^ra*ijty*Kdsi'tOrs li|vVf|a-ii'sp;"eQte���d' the  ^-"IVliov^  "IheAi.i&-V^l#^V^i/*^ JW. Y.*hD  S^coiitrat-f -to.*) "a '^M'GMdoii- vfeiuelYoit Hie  ''��� ^^^ov^l^y^M^l^MX^^a!^ has  -V?fl-4*_ilJ-��i.vTcft^  ]    Sb    _*��� a,-        _.        an n       Yij, "        n"Pp   <i " ��aa ��    *     nn*n'ii' nS   ���> " n (p .'n _ "      n -       nu  n  itis  '* Yiifiiil'e hyC'^hp mii*i:en.oAvJ*iii%,. r_;g$rii'ing.a .$._*  "Vvwiig^.is eltitsihg much taflc ti_n(.ng; the  ^ pniiei$ here. They will say ljotlung for  >lV^iiib|i'cati.0ny7.itiji'ti.l lilie- hriners' union -has  Y's^-iofedi.:. The ihipres^ioh exists that an  _d| oift, will1 be"mkdk to retain" tlie old scale  Of Adages,.  The hew b���oLard of "trustees, have selected the site for th __ jieAV sCliodl house. A  block of six lots are to be tiurchased on  the beiidi, overlooking Lake avenue and  the AA'Ol'k of clearing theSe AVill be eoiii-  liiejiOed iinjiiediately after June 1st. Per-'  ^niaiieukgrQuud^  thei.e, the si/Ie of the groui.ds being ample. The government hag appropriated  $1500 for a school house. Tlie various  liiiii-S adjacOnt to this town have subscribed liberally tOAvards the purse for  tlie drilling contest. The committee *\\._11  iiojj have to put up liiudi to make the  figure for this event $300 as adveftlsed.  Several local parties are uoav engaged hi  fittiuisy ^P teniporary restaurants for tlie  ���queen's bii'tlilliiy. ^ The decorating corn-,  iiiittee are already at AA**or:k laying their  plans foi'tlve decking oiit of the toAvn in  holiday dress.      _  Ymir.  Y.aiiiI, May IS.���The Ymir mine is  having a htrge ore slied built near the  raihA'ay station here. Tlie Tamarac is  now employing tweiye men and pusliing  foi*ward rapidly AA'ith development Avork.  S. S. FOAVler is still "busy at the Dundee  mine on his report and suiwey. J. Ast-  ley of Rossland is AA'orking his claims,  tlie Gold Queen and Mulligan* on Jubilee  mountain. John Hutcheson of Colfax,  Washington, is on a A'isit to J. W. Smith  of-the.'Cosmopolitan. It is the first time  he has been here and he is most favorably impressed Avith the camp. E. M.  Peters, better known as Pete the Packer,  is expected back Avith his bride this iwen-  ing from Northport. Mrs. Peters Avas  formerly Mrs. Clarke of this toAvn.  ^Oiie:'s^rik^jis,gb#"ii��gv Ja'did--YhyVv^l.e.V|tant.e  m.  !;th^^^f.i|��d| If f|��diS ^  : jirere'e^f rtii*0 ���l|ii.i|_s;iS''ifi V'da*lijB'r^vof;7b"_l|i_ ^.  ��eiaftiifhSi.^ly- crimed"by^ie_ti'iice/' " "!��� ��'  ; n;���_eJlbb*p.uv. Q.: j^i_jiglas,V;"gf Ythe, iwi-sterii  ^ritiiSi't, Ivy pi'h'llfliy,... tfislSi.'fied. "t'liati.-. Atessei".  .OAViiei'Ri^already.:had siisfeklued.a*. 14s^ "df  pver,$K66jG0i); tliat. ange*u:t,s AA^ere: .reluming  tb, l0ad \��s��k'^  coiithidrcd ,wSis beingvdivert^cVin-to Other  ron-es. _Ce s^aid :as ��a r<3.sjil,t> of -the ��� strike^:  AA^esjberai "graijj _sliipper_>;lliad "di^ifpA'ered"  that they Cppld ship, grifeii-i - "by* rail fr^ih  indiaha, ��ili,i)iois" Yand other sections  elieaper thah- it ePnld:":be.shippfed��by.bpa.t  to iJijifalO; YElis ppMion iv'ks _hat��� iif "pre:  dock, ti'0n"hie�� i-Qiitiiiuedj a good portion  pf the lake eoinnierci; AA'ould b^'periiiit'-.  uently destroyed,  of the  building and contents is placed ToT^hly  at $25,000. The building destroyed AA'as  built in 1S59 by G. H.', Carey, for the  croAvn c(jlony of British Columbia at a  cost of $36,000. It Avas first occupied as the goA'ernment house by  lieutenant-governor Kennedy aa'Iio succeeded goA'ernor Douglas. The castle  Avas designed and built by Fred Walter-  Green. The ball room, the only saAred  portion of the building Avas added to the  main buildiug by goA'ernor Seymour in  the early sixties.  0 The ijroA'iucial executive met this afternoon to consider the question of providing a residence for the governor, but no  decision has yet been arrived at. .  A later despatch says that the occupants AA'ere all up AA'hen the alarm AA'as  giA'en, but governor Mclnnes had not finished dressing and made his AA'ay from  his sleeping apartment through a shoAA'er  of sparks. It AA'as soon impossible to  move through the dense smoke filling the  upper flat, and therefore the personal be-  *ifeg��i*_S_fb'M^  ���s'.j  MelnSesVibsi'va]Yt^ble^;feA^  pernor.,jflIeInuesY.aIlffhiSf��jJriA'at^  ^rMcInnfes i%pesi_th|4igure ate^'*3.Q���0.Q sv&Ji$._;  plG^-fia-iJAo'-ifiliiwiW^^  .       HD��� ft IB     ���D- ^   J]     brin    _DDD,_"n OrT     "    If     U UCiaOj).     _���    Dp     J     %n_b      nj��U    jj    _.   n��_l   [I     D      ff ��    D .     "  JI D <%".      &L  less   apprehension  in Kootenay that  the  enforcement of  the eight-hour Uiav  Avill result in either a lockout or a strike.  The  Mine   OAvners'  ProtectiAe   Associations of Nelson and Sandon have issued a  notice that they will not pay  more than  $. a day to skilled miners from and after  June 12th, the  date  1'iKod  for the going  into  effect  of  the eight-hour laAA'.    The  Miners' Unions of Nelson,  Sandon, Ymir  and iiossland   have not yet  been heard  from, although  delegates from   the four  unions held a conference on the question  at Nelson on Saturday last.    It  is generally bdieA'ed,   hoAA'ever, that  the   unions  will stick out for the rate of  AA'ages  iioav  paid, and if they do there is sure to be a  suspension of Avork iu some bf the mines.  If the mine oAA'iiers have the  right to  say that they AA'ill not pay more than $3  a day for skilled labor, surely the skilled  Avorkers haA'e an equal right to say that  they Avill not Avork for less  than $3.50 a  day.    If the one side has the right to or-.  ganize   for    self-protection,   surely   the  other side slipu.,1 uot  be^ ntp.lii.weri   P-"  taking   similar action.     If neither side  Avill listen to reason, The Tribune is in  faA'or of enforcing a laAV that Avas passed  to meet -just such conditions  as may result from the enforcement of  the  eight-  hour hiAAv   The enforcement of the laAvis  in the hands of the  proA'incial  goA'ernment,     AND      THE      GOVERNMENT  SHOULD SEE THAT IT IS ENFORCED.  The'laAv Ave refer to Avas passed��� in   1894,  ancl is  entitled  the "Labor Conciliation  and Arbitration  Act."    Mine OAA'uers, as  Avell as mine  Avorkers,  should be compelled to obsei"Are its proA'isions in settling  their disputes.    The business interests of  Kootenay should see to it that the laAA'  is enforced, for  its  enforcement  means  the protection.of their property interests.  The laAA' should not remain' a dead letter.  scarcely started to groAV, and Avhile the  losses AA'ere comparatiA'cly light during  the AA'inter, the cattle are in very poor  condition and good becA'es are scarce aud  prices are high.  A gold brick from the Ymir mine AA'as  entered at the custom house yesterday  for export to the United States assay  office at Helena. It AA'as Aalued at $2500,  and represents the first shipment of  Avhat AA'ould haA'c been a record month at  the Ymir but for a mishap to the machinery.  W. 11. Aldridge, superintendent of the  Trail smelter,: arrived in Nelson last  night, and leaves today for a trip  through the Slocan. Tavo hundred and  fifty tons of ore per day are being put  through the copper furnaces, and the  lead stacks will -be started up in a couple  of AA'eeks.  _'W. J. Thompson, chief of the Nelson  fire department, returned last night from  a  tAA'o  AA'eeks'   visit to  the Coast cities.  LOCAL   NEWS   AND   GOSSIP.  There is a good deal of carelessness on  rAi''w��,A_*S!*iVKi?4�� "-yk^.A-tx.. "-x.iXhy ^y.yj^yy !..,��&:  ':l;ik$"ha$($fop&b^  dfl-wxxig 7to;-th*e ASl^eVat'theYebMer-  ,bb,iidiii]6ixs> -"Sv^rh 1" lhifcl]i>Vibe||��ir;!.a.iidYf5lfi  : nearly..'an. [lipid'srtlie*wprk "pf j't'hp- .ltiiiiioy^K  of",fu%hl%ints; :*gt'o_|edecl^n ^lBYii^iyil^^^^^^ iKiyevbeiai'  pittirp jiya's .sa^etl,: ajljI^Vfh-.*)le7Jdej5ij,ii_ii^��� ���' Vli.e'lp,  illainablle.", * ^t^i'i'^I Arig'ijlilj-fi^;is' "i1��;--  Official Gazette Nbitlees.  Vtca'OftiAj May   IS..���The Qificial:  Avas talceii; plft^yillx^ul /Irtniage. - - -  - "The pi?pAn-4uen$*%d pra,e- ���  iticnally: de'dJled "to* "secjiirgYMrS: fG^reeil's  lioAie'stead", "phrMiJ^s" stre'gt^ h^ai".n@a.i;n0y,  fcast!e. as i_%dniioi%t|i!y" .resideiice" "for'tlfe;  ' goveiiipr.  Ji] ife p^t'dl.^ t  Gi'edii-pkWortoUi "baiiik, aiid (-Ion, R,0h_rii  _3:eaVi3uu. tlie lylhidatiOj", had a tolig" cpu-  sulta-tion on the siibj-.__t Avith the ministers and the governor .liis kf ter noon.  Ga-  Postmen Strike in Paris.  Paris, May 18.���O.Aving to the refusal  of the senate to vote the increased pay  bill passed by the chamber of deputies,  eight hundred postmen refused Avork this  morning. It is expected that the strike  Avill extend to tlie AA'hple force, number--  .ing .3000 men... The cabinet, afterAyards:  met to consider the strike, and ilechlcd  to severely punish the leaders.. M. Mougoet ordered  the  postmen  to  instantly  izette for this AA?epk epntains notiee: of the  Appointment of Robert B. Collins of ��_odit  Ci'eekji& be a coroner for tire province.  Tehtl ers f oFtlie suppl-ycSfclothing, bread,"  meats, niilk, groceries,, coal aiid Avood to  the Pi'OA'ihcial Hoine at Kamloops Avill be  l-eceiA^ed by the deputy provincial secretary tip. to June 8th. Tenders for supplies for the hospital for the insane at  NeAV Westminster Avill be i*eeeiA*ed np to  the same date. The fblloAViiig companies  have been incorporated : Enterprise and  Anchor Mines, Limited, Of GreoriAVood,  capital $1,000,000; Pleasant Valley Placer Mines, Limited, of Iiossland, capital  $100,000 ; Rossland and Boundary Mines  Development Oompii'tiy, Ijimited, of Rossland, capital $1,500,000; _Blaekcock (Yinir,  B.C.) Gold Mines, Limited, of Rossland,  capital $1,000,000���; Cai'pcntor Creek  Mines, Limited, of Rossland, capital  $75,000. .   A Letter From Andree Reported Found.  Ll-ITH, Scotland, May 18.���The Nonve-  igian ship Viking lias brought iibavs of a  'letter Avritten by professor Andree,  Avhieh Avas found in a bottle early in  April near Rifetang, on the northeast  coast of Iceland, by a farmer named Jo-  hairn Magnussen. The letter aviis iu a  bottle and Avas addressed to the Polar  Exiiedition, Gothenberg, SAA'eden, and  bore Andree's oavu stamp, Avith tlie request that it be placed in the nearest  postoffice. Magnussen, it is added, gave  the letter to a merchant, Avho mailed it,  and it is expected to arm-e at its destination in the course of a feAV days. The  letter brought by the Viking Avas addressed to an Icelander uoav in London,  describing the finding and the forAA'ard-  ing.of Andree's letter.  Metal Market.  ;  New-YpRK,vMay; :18.Y-Bai  Mexican dollars _8?e.  sih'er  Copper dull;  Iters' 10c, exchange 10c.    Lead dull  kers' $1.25, exchange $4.40 @ $4.50.  01c.  l)ro-  bro-  Dri Semple Made Mbderatof.  ���Kfi'S^Ai'ot'is. IMay 18:--Rev. Dr. R. F-.  Seurple pf Wes;tmiiigter ehurdi, NeAV  YorkYproyed ak eftsy AA*inne:r in the contest lor the place pf modern,tor for the  1,11th aininal assetiibly of the Presbyterian church in the United States, AA'hich  convened in Westminster clntrdi. Dr.  __Semple^AA'Jis^eleMe_d__pnJl;_heJirstJ3_ii_^^^  ceiving 330 votes to 127 for the Rev.  Matthias Hayues, of First-.church, Indianapolis, and 133 for Itey. R. F. Coyle of  Oakland, California. Dr. Seinple's election is regarded as a triumph for the conservative element.  War Claims Coming in.  WASiiifftiTON, May IS.���Tlie state department has been presented with the  first claims for damages on account of  the operations of tlie United.--' States in  blockading vessels during the late Avar.  This is the claim of the owners of the  British ship Niekcrson, Avhieh sailed from  Kingston, Jamaica, AA'ith a cargo of food  supplies for Cuban ports .lust before the  blockade Avas dedared, She AVas seized  by the Hornet, but Avas discharged: by .a  prize court. The claim is for $9000 oii  account of detention.  The Insurgents are Weakening.  Washington', May 18:���War department officials are convinced that the end  of the insurrection in the Philippines is  at hand, and the representatiA'es of tho  insurgent cabinet, aiid of Aguinaldo, avIio  are to meet general Otis tolnorroAV, Avill  succumb to the inevitable and surrender.  Their forces it is said are so demoralized  by the persisent advance of the Americans that tliey are ready to accept peace  on the best terms they can obtain.  Populist Leader Deserts.  Topek'A, May 18.���Ex-United States  senator Pfeffer, one of the founders of  the Populist party, and AArho7 AA'as for  years considered the chief ..exponent of  Populism, has returned to--the.'Republican party. Apparently the settlement-'  of-many of the questions which AA'ere the  cause of the organization of tlie old alliance contributed to the change in the political attitude of senator Pfeffer.  qiiircd^whCiipiuiiibersiare ai*6uild.,  " ^      U nn    ** "    *"  DU       "��--*���'       .O'l.iJ*'   C nn "   n%-_|-     tfy     o    '      . DD     ��   -'  Tlig^ladies ^wlip Jidye 'undertaken the ���  -AAjprlv;epnti���ected"AA'..ith'.jkc liitJt "w-iu'di -xy'ill-:  ; 4akc;plapc�� fojjigji���*(}, -\A;itiit����� it stp be- -iit.rdei��=."  :."slpp^.thairit"AAflilbe���a'*pj.lbl.i(j���*b>Jl ��^ii. ,ai"d:  oi (tlfeypnblie "library.    iPlinCiug AAfill' con^  nieiipipi-Onipily kt __!;_ i p;clbcK, ^'Tickcte'  AA'ilf bs$2 each for geiiatlenien itiidV$l each  fpi\ ladies.  ^n.;si|., l^orrestei. proyiuCial .constable  at[-fniii*, reports tliat so: far ktl efforts to  recover the body of Joiin TV,, CJi-eelisill  ihavCi proA'eil unsiiccessf ill. A large portion, of tile Salmon river has been  dragged and seA.er.aI log-*jains rempved,  biit it is tljough tlie body has been Carried doAvn stream by the high, waters,  111 firing off k blast at tlie rodt Cut, one  mile east of Nelson oil the Columbia &  "Kooteiray ra'ihvay, a bl-idgewas^laliTY1  aged, necessitating the traiusfer of passengers from the Slocan train to a car  sent out from the Nelson, depot. The  damage AA'as repaired iu time for the  Kpbsoli train to pass OA'er the bridge.  W. E. Truran, a miner employed at  the Royal 'Canadian, mine oij Eagle creek,  AA'as brought to the Kootenay Lake general iLospital yesterday afternoon, sufi'er-  ing from the effects of a seA'ere accident.  'While attempting to force aYcai'ti'idgc  into a rifle tjie ppAArdei- exploded, burning  his face and injuring his eyesight, life  Avas brought to Nelson ou the SJocaii  train and his injuries were dressed by  Dr. Hall, avIio hopes to be able to fttive  the sight of oiie eye.  The second consiginneut of coke from  the ovens of the Crow's Nest Pass Coal  Company to the Le Roi .smelter at North-  port AA'as entered through the customs  yesterday. There Avere 84, tons iii the  shipment, which AA'as A'ulucd at $393.75.  This AA'ill probably be the last shipment  OA'er the Nelson & Fort Sheppard rail ���  AA'ay till transfer facilities are added- at  PiAre-mile point to permit the handling of  carload lots aa'1 thout'breaking bulk.  A handsome gold medal is on display  in the AviudoAv of Jacob Dover's jcAvelry  store. It is the prize offered by the Silverton celebration management for tin;  best all-round athlete. Tlie intrinsic  value of the medal is greater than that  of any offered by any of the other  toAA'ns iu Kootenay.  The firm of P.'Burns & Co.'arc shipping  ten carloads of beef cattle per Aveek to  Vancouver from Alberta ranches to  supply the market in the coast cities and  the Atlin Lake district. P. Burns returned to'Nd-.on last night and reports a'  very backAA*ard spring in Alberta. . In  the   ranching    district     the    grass   has  He attended the meeting of the British  Columbia Grand Lodge of the Knights of  Pythias, and states that it AA'as the most  successful meeting in the history of the  order in the proA'ince. John J. Malone  Avas appointed-district deputy for the  ;v.-'- -vn -liqfcrict.  _ The local comptiny j" tj'Y Rocky Mountain Rifles AA'ill not drill toingiii_Y._";..*,isuaI.  The boys have got to appear, individually,  at the library ball.  At a meeting of the Nelson fire brigade  last night, it Avas decided to send a hose  team to Kaslo on May 24th to compete  against the Sandon and Kaslo teams in  the hub-and-hub race and the Avet test.  The team Avill consist of the members of  the brigade remaining after the team to  go to NeAA1* DenA'er is chosen.  The members of the decoration committee AA'ere busily engaged last night hi  decorating the opera house AA'ith flags,  bunting, evergreens, etc., for the library  ball to be held tonight, and the dancing  hall Avill .'present a A'ery attnictiA'e appearance. The gallery has been "reserved;  for spectators AV ho do not indulge iii  dancing. V: n Y        ;7  J Dm^ r_L__T_._ ._.r.,nr_    _m    rff     D     Q   $n .  +  JTM H   ��� n fl       n   -.H|��.  -       "^nH--'    - - -P.   "1     ^   ni.**, ._,,."���. .^���^._^(.|),-:  The poAA'der  magazine question is becoming a  trifle  tiresome.    Iu  the early  days the  people of Nelson Avere afraid  that the poAvder stored Avithin the limits  of the toAvn might be exploded accidentally aud bloAv them  to  the place Avhere  the best of them expect to go AA'hen they  die, so  they  prayed  that a  reserA'e be  made across the outlet on Avhieh all powder should be stored.    Their prayer aa-iis  granted aud the reserA'e set apart.    The  Avholesale dealers   in   poAA'der then built  magazines ou the reserve.    After a Avhile  the land   set  apart   for   the  reserve was  AA'anted by someone for�� other purposes,  and immediately an agitation AA'as commenced for the  remoA'al of  the poAA'der  magazines to some 'other site.    The oavii-  ers of the magazines AA'ere Avilling to vacate  the  reserve,   provided   the  money  they had expended on the magazines AA'as  repaid them.    No one was Avilling to pay  them a cent, and the magazines remain  on the reserve.    The  question has been  before grand  juries,  and  the late chief  justice  DaA'ie even   Avent  so  far  as  to  increase a grand jury panel in order that  a presentment should  be  made  against  the OAA'iiers of the  magazines.    But  the  grand jury stood "pat," and declined to  do the bidding of the judge.    Since then  the  grand juries haA'e  let thequestion  alone.     Noaa' another attempt  is  being  made to secure the remoA'al of the magazines.     The  magazines  will   be   moved  AA'hen their OAvners are reimbursed  tlieir  cost.    If   the   land  on  AA'hich   they are  built is still a reserA'e, it should  be sold  at public auction, the proceeds to be used  in   paying for the improvements, and if  any should  remain  it could be coA'ered  into the  general  revenue  to be used-in  fitting'iip a room in the public school at  Nelson.   * .  HOW SUB-CONTRACTORS ARE CINCHED.  n ie._j.wtip ���lr.i^:tdk(Si_\f|biil" tlie^Jlp&:i_^e|^'  ,^livdyJ\int^H'e|"t>j)i. jfhA tinder'iiu)kihgy\\%$  VaT?p_';%ceiv,ed>?t"':ISttai."Many il^e(:ixndpy"r.  l-iloiis, db^0tf-M\o j!ii%" "^lVeadj^'giAs.dii ��%(ii?  5500," olferiijgVilSi y��_MM^9i*._?l'.2jO'0.;l]e' the  '.xij'tfposed^Y^nrjpjJvMri.i'|-��. ]%,-.|;nyi-easdil.   tb,"'  "mm&oKi ^-yyy .'���.-; ,   - ';  1__.e'"E^tWajji D-dared Off:  East Troy, Wiscpusin, May 18.���J'olin  Fi PofJtcr," the. famous abbfitiotn's! aiicHt,  former' congressman,! dled" today :_rPm k  stroke^;&f4}{iwi;lysis, ' Hk sy^ 82 ycai.s pf  .age. Miv P.ofter \vw oi!ie-of ^tli,e^i%|ude>is'  of tile Relliibiicah pvrt_',. Wlfilfi a lneiii-  bex oi congress lie \vas ChaHefiged; by  Roger A. pryoi", then a irCpiUseiitatiye  froin it Soiith OaroIiii4 (listricts "to light a;  duel,. Potter accepted and iifnued bPAv'ie  knives of an extrMdrdiliary size as the  =AV*eapoi,is.=4Dhe=d:iiCl-Ava;s=ilOt=foiiglife=-^==  Contractors   like   Foley    Brothers &  Larson, Avho are  building the  Canadian 7  Pacific branch betAA'een Robson aiid Mid.-..-'  Svay and the Nelson "'"&' Bedlington road -2  make   money   by   "dnchiug"   the   sub-  contractors aa'Iio do the Avork.    The subcontractors  are required  to sign a cast-  iron agreement, one of the conditions of;  Avhieh is that that they AA'ill purchase all  suppl ies    from   the   con tractors.    As' a  rule,   the   sub-contractors    are charged/  from 25 tS 50 per cent inore for thesupY  plies than  the  prices . prevailihgY in theYJ  local markets. 7 The TiiiBUNBYhasYbeenYi.  ^^ii^li^f^loAviip  Yc5li,iM0'|is^th^'!|pri^^  Xlealei'sY*    r...A^__.i...��,���.-i.��.. s,i_.,._._. ��...^  ;fe5��?K'  ,���13il.oA "��;.���.; _: .-^^A^Mf^  li-lftifi". .,.;���.���'..-. !-7. ."r. 8-...C Ys*  "Slflk":i)6r en:se'^I^",:,?,^V''s���.'"'","  ".Fl_Bfr, #i- bajyoB.*.. ;s;-��_i, sfs  . C0rnf pctahsS^. &y,y.yM.  ���lJsJHs,jfig*_3'_3cH��.,Sw *;,,.,_,*.,..*!,  'roriiiitoc!!s,���pnor;c.lJsc*���.����_ Y.  n^iij|-i!:iJ,.pnorusack,r:".... ����������������.,  ,dJo'ijceV Y��"..-.._����� _,.-,!;..  ' dA'l.acitroni.7��V���.��,.,., _���  VS S* ti. rp 1 lie ffltoc. S  pepxo/ 'Rrice.-^o-.siib^;  doiniliBr_^u"_ti.cohti_tcl,dra.��7;  " "    "     fl&WM?  78'  Nine Years Residence Reciuired.  I'lMOTOBiA, May IS:.���President Krwger's  reform proposals have been presented tp  the Rand.. They suggest tluit tho franchise be conferred on aliens five years  after their eligibility tp the second rand,  instead, of ten yefirs after such eiegibil-  ifcy, as iioav is tile ease, thus making a  11 ine years, residence in the Transvaal  necessary to qualify ff-r tlie. full IVaii-  dvi.se, ________  Did Not Commit Suicide.  LoNi.uK, May IS.���The inquest upon  the renin ins of the earl of Strafford, . avIio Avas killed by the Cambridge express. train on Tuesday  evening, Aviiile returiiing friuii Wrotl'iaiii  Park, his country seat, resulted today in  a A'ordiet of death by niisadventure.  Tlioi'e Avas a report thafcthecarl ..suicided.  C6,aJ Oil.'". .>...'  '^mf0  '���iyiH^m  ]���.J".S.M.".���"rf�� -��!����� f.  '.A,4.,j8;*|-S2,-35Y,  -.���.".,"i. ;,c_sr_ij_��f  .^."��,:���.ri;-'ai:!)0,:  ��������S'"-.f��-_-.  _3'"23.:  isy  '.y.iskf-  Asos."  My  ��*;f ii y.  Volunteers to Gome Home.  Washington1,, May IH.-���The'\A'ar department oflicials expect tliat Avithin tAvo  ���mouths the Pacific transport fleet will be  on its A\*ay home from Manila Avith the  last of tlie A'oluntcer. regiments. The entire Pacific.fleet is now being overhauled  and pi'OA'isioncd for the \-oyage to i\la-  ni'la and return,  Briggs th. Seedman Dead.  Rocuksthr, May IS.���Charles W.  Jii'iggs, founder of Briggs Bros. & Co.,  one of the largest seed concerns in the  United States, died this evening, aged 7S  years.  -;-:  Baseball Games.  Toronto -1. Hartford 11.  Ijouisville 0. Boston (j.  MilsA'aukeo (i, Kansas City....  - St. I'aulli, Minneapolis 4.  ��� Ca*pi*t'a'l',aSl;pc_;" 4o*'% ��� IftcrMe^;"^ "-yy  At the -,adj'oi��rnend'V\*uiixmlt^^  lihe ��lu-diipefW'^  toi'iit liist Av^ki*^^,,!^.".^*'^^^*  .cuprta-Uzi.tipft- *Ayas  i;|jprtese,utcd-.-~Jfy"y^kP':1 ���  uiiiiiiiihionsiy d-cMccyfe/aiili-fo^^  , ,cr,ejise of the caiift^l liy'"iiliC feau'fe of^Od^*"'.  :000' 'iieW shil-i'es-,"  :'I)he] first, i^siie(bf "p-'"0',rYl  000  at  12 cents  was  talvpn uilftt Qilcep._"!-  The   manager. reported    Strijciiig .iligh�����\;  grade ore in the eighth and ninth  leVdt,  =the^lj.i_d=i,i,i=feh_-firsfHMHrte-l=b^i-^ft-u-^^^^  from tile dial"b than, any hitherto encOun-"  tered.   The total shipinent for  the past  yetiil' AA'as  125  tpiis.    A report received  from the niine last week gaveau assiiy of  ore in   the iiintii level as 289 oiinecs of  ..ilver and 5S per Cent lead.    The  ore in  the -eighth- gives 300 ounces of sil'.ver and  (i? [jdi* cent  lead.    Tliere is good  ore On  the opposite side of tile sliaft.  Aristocrats. Divorcedi  Loxljon, May 18;~-l_t tlio divofce divisr  ion oi tire high court, of justice toilay,  the right honorable sir Francis Henry  Jeune, president of probate, divorce and  admiralty division, granted a divorce to  John Bhindell Leigh, bccanseof the adultery of his wifUi lady Rose Leigh, a  daugtrt-eri-f theinartinis of Abergavenny,  anil t he young earl of Cottonhani. The  case caused great interest owing to the  aristocratic connections of the tAA'o parties.  The Alligators Were Scared.  Nkav Youi., May IS.���A young wo'mauY  named 3-Iargaret Quinu this afternoon  fell into a tank full of alligators at the  electrical sIioav in. IVladisou Square Garden. The spectators shrieked, and for a  feAA* seconds tlie eroAvd expected to see  the Avoman devoured. Attendants, Iiqaa?-  ever, hurried up and rescued the woman.  The alligators meanwhile had all huddled  together in a corner of the tank. They  Avere badly scared.  Will be Vaccinated by Force.  Washington, May IS.���At the request  of the secretary of the interior, secretary  Alger agreed to order troops to the Mou-  qui Indian reservation in Arizona, to  force the Indians to submit to vaccination. The troops AA'ill be sent from Fort  I Wingate, N6av Mexico. THE TRIBUNE:   NELSON,  15. C.   FRIDAY, MA A' .10,  189D.  ZTSTCfW-   II-ST   STOGE  A  FULL  LINE  OF  /_*-:���  c,  $i  and  $i.  Ladies' White  Duck Skirts.  Ladies' White  Duck Suits.  Ladies' Shirt Waists at 50c,  A feAV   Spring   Capes left,  which will   be sold  at cost.  A nice line of Ladies' Crash  Bicycle suiting.  One  Ncav Williams Sewing* Machine,  $28.  ul!  A. FERLAND <fr CO.  I.lioll. lilo-k. linker Street, Nolson  Tools  A COMPLETE LINE JUST ARRIVED  FROM EASTERN MARKETS  N el son H ard ware  Baker Street, Nelson.  Co  AVe are turning out a great number of men's outfits, for the reason  that our suits fit and are Avell niade. We handle everything ***!��� II__"  best and sell at close prices. If you Avant a n<*-y-y::hg suit, hat, tie,  shoes, underwear, collar, shirt, suspender-";,'"Of socks, inspect our stock  and be convinced that Ave are the. riople AA'ho can giA'e you the most  good goods for the least mon. y.''  Sign of the Big* Red Hat  .  P. OV Box 103,YNelson; B. C.  j..-F.-WE____  tfcite Mcxbxxxt^  Daily Edition-....  Wkkkly. Edition .  ...   KlRST YEARi'No.  116  . Seventh'Year, No. 2G'  THE DAILY.. TRIBUNE is published. OA'cry morning',  (except TMonday); and Avill be mailed to subscribers  in Canada, or the United States for 55 a year, and to  subscribers in Great Britain for |8 a year; or it will  'be delivered to subscribers in Nelson for 25 cents a  ���week,'?l a month, ?2.50 for three months, ��5 for six  months, or ��10 for one year.   Payable in advance.  THE WEEKLY TRIBUNE is published every Wednesday and. Saturday, and will be mailed to: subscribers ���'  anywhere for ?2 a year, payable in adA'ance.  LOCAL OR READING 1IATTEE NOTICES 25 cents a  _ line for each insertion.  JOB, ERI3^TIN���G at.fairjates. .7 Accounts, for. job pwit-.  ? -"Ing ."aiid_advertisii)gia^a"payable* oh .fi-jflfsb;bf;fc\_3-#"-_  '_-O_1*S*__a'_r0s^.SV;,^.Ki";S"i.A_.S.sfc "���", 7"X*cY.".  **��. l_i.i,-'-!cr��iF���^  side. "AAveel, Janet," said the Avoi'thy  man, "ye'll soon be in heaven the noo."  "Yes, meeinster," replied Janet; "I'll soon  be layin' in Lazarus' bosom." "Abraham's bosom, Janet," remonstrated the  minister. "Hoots, moii!" said Janet,  .ruffled. "Gin ye had been a lone single  woman for owei_ seventy years ye'd no'  be that parteecular aboot the bosom."  Last seasoni at a small loch about  twenty-five miles from the city of Aberdeen, a certain lord B.'was-watched.while-  fishing by a shepherd laddie for a period  o��_^e��^Qi^'^  IpiJYV  }*3 :"-��.*._-!  }_K*.H,��__  ''W-Xp'fl  wW^y  w^yy-y  it yy -  ���SEA*'*:  YlW'  'P"- J?-A      ^  \%y��-": ��  I h.   *.*DDnDs,n  yye^m^ 'dplY'  :Mq^j^i*^ii:te"ut(h.i3-' *Ay^t^V��*S_fe3?&  fJ|bGi^ ^^e-bfdiikke  !S_"^iWis+.".S!��T7:-b.-i-.toi��. t��v_, _���__���..<__ ^T^000-.ext%nsioh to ���  mi,"aii,cly:a"  C&3Mi'Me$Tdxg��y]Sl&m- The- _���____ Y��_ta#3. fthd  "%<$ :J a,.  t$fflf$DfrmJfo''W&- eity eouiiell. '^^v-to.'-.'  Y  ��%.    n\fl   "   eD0-DBDT, * Sd,".,     * " :    .      �� o D p        o     'D  o     -  y ��� to speu'drlf ^i0tedj, .will Make themOrtgitge  ;," 085lQQQ^k--pkeittf good sum for _a %>aVi;i  ���>*^%i3e?s&fe of sNelsoUs    If the mohey mow  -��� _6u��glffr tobi**. borrQAred couldVbe ejqjdiiided.  -  to��axivct_ata,ge, there might, be Utile Q-pposi-  ii."s��  li.  ,._  Hon from the ratepayers. TEatnblTe uu."  hey can he exp6*ijd_d to adA'antage is hot  eveii "c^ntended by the member.1! of the  city -6uii-il. They argue, however., that  ��� somethifig nitist he done, alid it cainiQt  well be done without money.  Ai present tlie city has a gilbstantiai  .stone   lauilding,   which   is   used   for   a  lockup.and for offices for  tlie  city  clerk  aiM? pity engineer.   The loelvup luts sel-  doii.'inore fchatione occupaii.,so it cannot  be "..aid to be  ovei-ci'owded.    The   city  clerk and .city eivgiaeer have three good-  .sized rooms  for their use, and if their  qoitrters are not satisfactory to theni. it  is'jiist   possible   that  others could   be  iiid-iced :to perform tlie duties of these two  Officials hi the present quarters.   Tlie lire  brigade have a hall that is ample for the  present requirements of the  fire department.    A warehouse is adjacent, which is  sufficiently   large to store any supplies  that the city may be required to carry.  Then why should $10,000 be borrowed at  this time to be used in the erection  of a  building that would require the demolition of buildings that are in every AA'ay  good enough  for  the carrying on of Che  city's business?  There is trouble  amongst, the  franchise-mongers.   They seen! to be a cheap  "_6_b-lo_ of  schemers.    They  want: something that they can soil for a good round  sum Avithout cost to themselves.  Stories From Scotland. -  An old  Scotch spinster, being-A*cry .ill, ,  sent for her minister, to jirny aii her bi.il-_|  Fauretliyes%i;day.f        ,n      _        ���   ���....���,,  Y-I.i^^atuark^liire^hjlr^        _.��sW-a. ."Wj^I  3ai,'rd'" i)-ahi:et|7 ffaiwife'hn) Svkp ..W|i,snD. .noted*  Vfor.'Ms*' :ecceliti?j:,city_    %i_�� dhe oceaSl'oi'i*^.,.'  F"u(eig)_l?or -. Avaited ofl- hihi. aiiid .reqiieStgdvj  , lii^S4-iiie.iaf;'an;ae'^omon4i^^   to ���n.i_6it?b}il:  /fte.^_b.Q^4'b���/t^e;�� -_3inpi|ti_g' :datej - _)viii��i.��  Ted to tltl following, ���chairac.eri;s.ie aiadj  : truly 'SbpMi (C^ll^qt!_f:"   "Na, na. I bah  ha' dovifet." "*,;>^?!hat for no, hlirdfye;  _ia.e, dune tlie same thing for ithers?" i  "Aye,  aye,, Taniiuis,  but .there's Avheejs;;  * ���.. n. r7,       "   ���    ^   ,,.   ��� , Yf ".-,   n      ',,���n      S��   ���   " "     '"   __ -       .'        .���"_      ���������'ln       *'   Y  WE ARE NO* ADVERTiSING  This   season, It  is  not  necessary, everytoptly  knows that our  Stoek i_s Larger  aiid Prices Lower  Than Other Dealers.  Sportsmen  -want   the   best   and   can  always;,  get it at  fhonisfln Stationery Co., LM  IsTBLSCJaST;,   B_ C.  piaisto  ORGAN  VIOLIN  GUITAR  MANDOLIN  BANJO  AUTOHARP  ACCORDEON  VIOLIN BOW  STRINGS  or MUSIC  Call at our Store and we "will do the rest."  Avithin Avheels ye ken naething about. I  can na do't." "It's a sma' altair to. refuse me, laird." "Well, ye see, Tammis,  if I AA'as to pit my name tell't ye AA'ad get  the siller frae tlie bank, and Avhen the  time came round ye Avudna be ready and  I Avud hae to pay't; sae then you and me  AA'ad quarrel; sae Ave nine just as aacII  quarrel the noo, as king's the siller's in  niae pouch."  **��� His First Duty.  Toronto Tclugriun.  It is ii pity that  the  social   and   other  obligations of sir Wilfrid Laurier's   rank  us   head   of   the   goA'ernment  entail   demands that go beyond  the  limits of  the  premier's salary.    There is absolutely no  disgrace   in    Wilfrid   Laurier's   lack   of  AA'ealtli.    Tlie   energies   of   his   life  have  been freely giA'en  to   the party and  the  country.    Neither party nor country is a  good paymaster to an   honest num.    Nobody can deny that  sir Wilfrid  Laurier  is an   honest   man, aa'Iio   ncA'er   Avas anil  iieA'er AA'ill be greedy for  money, and   his  friends haA'e eA'ory right to try and raise  a   $100,000  testimonial   for   his  benefit.  'Vet it is true that the  greatest  serA'ice  Wilfrid   Laurier   could  do   his  country  AA'onld be to resolutely ignore all the obligations AA'hich could not  be honored on  liis present salary.    Thus his simple and  inexpensiA'c habits of life AA'ould  shine in  the OttaAA'a atmosphere of fuss aud A'ain-  glorious display.  HUDS0N?S BAY  & Co.  B  B  B  B  ARE   NOW   SHOWING  i&  ��  A COMPLETE  RANGG OF LADIES'  Linen and Denim  Ready-made Suits  For Summer Wear  These goods are the proper thing*.  They are not only serviceable but  stylish, being trimmed in good contrasting colors.  ���&L  Wash Suits  IN RFD, BLUE, PAWN,  GREY, LINEN AND WHITE  COLOURINGS  B  Dress Skirts, Silk Underskirts,  ancl Wash Blouse Waists, to suit  the most fastidious, all prices, styles  and colourings. Call and examine  these goods, the visit avi'11 repay you  B  B  B  vWttBi    _'-_���"  INCORPORATED1670.  a  Tooth?  IV  so  ..v,<.oatEY%>is, __>���  ���  "��   DD_VNI )'* nB  BnoB^    nD_ ��   ��B p" B  j js���s>-nji!_��,d-.yx/p-flfl. .....  y:iov.ii^y.y ;* V  ��� "t >j_;J_ _*,. ���! 77 "��< .m,. ���'  LADIES'  WRAPPERS  SKIRTS  Cheap and Good Washing Wrappers  IN ALL SIZES  Ready-made Skirts in  Homespun Linen,  Pique, Denim, and Duck  A  "XVosti- fiaker gte^pt.     -10101*0110 13:  To come in  our establishment  and  look around  We always have  the latest  styles in footwear  to show you  We  Would like  to make  your acquaintance  and introduce  you to our  SHOES  ��� Baker Stregt, N||_o:h  FIBST POOR WES'I> BA.Nl- B;.,Q7 Bt|yj>mNG-  _5ii;bscribei for shares in Pleasant  y_il]_,y Mines, Limited.} CaiifJbpo.  Now is. youx ehance, as .only a  limited number will be placed on  salev^here, ancLvwIJJL gOQJI be sold.  ntrad��ps  to  T_rn��r & Bocckli block, Nelson, B. C.  O. 0. J. CHRIST  GENERAL  iBROKISR.  A 7-i'OOiU house ....  A 5-i'Ooul house ���  FOR RENT  FOR SALE  Real estate in all pm;U of tile <5ity.  LOAN.- INS-KANC-M  ....'.30  .... 20  A, large l.oiu'di.ig-l.ofine <Joilig good  bilsincsB, .'cQiitnilly loeiited.  use   picks,   shovels,' etc,  should not fail to look at our line  of goods, which for qualities and  material cannot be beat.  ;B_iy^m^:m;il;i|livj^"  AV*!igou;rei)ai-iiig projiiptiy iAltenB_l_d��lo��by a;,lifs.-clai.S ���  whoelwrigliE       * "���"."       " "     '    "       " '"',"  Siiecitil" ilttrojitioivgivpn.to all ;kinds otV^opiiiriitig .aiul   ���  eiigtoiirAvoi'kfrojn'on&ia- points.       , ** *������"���?"��  iSljqp:   Hill Street, ;betwee_i Baike.r and ���yer,nohL NelspnY  JOBBINC A SPECIALTY  ABKUDKHN BLOCK.  ARE YOU &0IM TO ATLIN  OR DAWSON CITY?  Canada Drug and Book Co.,  i_.i_v_:iai__!X3_.. -       .    .  '  " ���    Corner Baker and Stanley StrceU, Nelfloii.   :  If you are, call and get posted  on the White Pass and Yukon  route, which is the best, safest  and cheapest possible.  A. R. SHERWOOD  BiikcrKtreet. West, Nelson, B. O. -  Although the limes &, Htunbor syndicate  lots in Addition "A" are AvithdraAVn from  sale, Ave still haVe a large list of residential  lots on our  list.    Lots  in   Hume Addition.  & O^EiLLY, Agents  Bakor Street AVest, Nolson, B. C.  J anwep lapdwape Co,, W  liuportei's ot Shelf ancl Heavy Itardwaro.  IvIAlU & BAUNAHl) BLOCK. IJAKJjlB ST.. NJ.l_SON  _,_3__>__i_?_ia:oasrE3  3S  ])uring the, season aa*o will do-  llvur iee (it private rcs'Uleneew  and business liotise>j daily in rtny  desired (inalitily at oasonrablc  pfiees.  DRAYING and  EXPRESS  ��tr_-C__ati l_i��s_  Plumbers, etc.,, Opera House Block, Nelson  Nelson Ikob ^otffos  MAKUKACTUliKKS O'f  EJNttlNBS, BOILERS, SHAFTING., IltON. 4.NC  BRASS (CASTINGS OPEVBRY DBSORIPtrQN  R-Iiah'i. pr-mpUy attended lp,       P.O. Box 173.  G  GENERAL TEAMSTEHS  AGKNTS FOR  The Imperial Oil Co.   Standard Oil Co,  Washirigton. Brick at\d ,iin\e,Go.  The H. W. ��� l/lcNiell7 Gp., Ltd., Canadian, Antf-jra-  ci.e Coal (Hard)  \Are have Iavo bif. snaps in real estate  Call and get parlicnlars.  Money to Loan  Agents for JVIcllor's Plate Glass and  Lloyd's Plato Glass Insurance.  J. L VANSTONE,      R. H. WILLIAMS,  jMincs and MiiiiiiK Slocks      7     '  (Justoms Proker  UKAIy KSTATK AND. GKNF.IIAI_ AGKNTS  Merchandise hauled to and from depots; bus.  meets all trains and boats. Special attention  fiiven to the transfer of baKtfago. Office and  stables on Vernon street, Opposite Tho Tribune.  -ealers in  STOVE W^OQ��  BON TON BBSTAUMNT.  OPEN DAY AND NIGHT  The only restaurant   in   the city  employing, only white, cooks..  .Merchants', lunch frorn I2 to 2  o'clock-; '25' .cents. Dinner from 5  to-8.".  Short orders   at   all   hours.  Crow's fet Pass W do.  PAYMENT MUST ACCOMPANY  ALL ORDERS  Charles   St.   Barbe,    Agent.  R. RE1STERER & CO.  BREWERS AND BOTTLERS OF  Fine Lager Beerf  Ale and Poptep  Prompt and" regular  delivery to the trade.  Brewery at: Nelson. THE TBIBUNE:  NELSON, B.C., FRIDAY, MAY 1.9, 1899.  Capital,;:  Rest,  all paid  up,    -  $12,600,000  ,000,000  LORD STIIATHCONA AND   MT.  Hon. GEO. A. DRUMMOND.......  K   S. CLOUSTON   ROYAL, President   Vice-Presidont  .. .Gonorul Manager  THE BANK OF  NELSON  3srE33_,so.*N- B:_-___2>ra:Ea_  __. W. Cor. Baker and Stanley Streets.       niMNOriKH IN        LONDON   (England).   NEW -YORK.   OHIOAOO  and in the principal eltles in Canada.  Huy and soil Sterling  ICxchango and Cable Transfers  RKANT COMMBKCIAI, AND TltAA'KI.I.KKR' CWCIJH'H,  availablo in any part of the world.  DKAKTS  lySUKU     _Or_I_KCTION_ MADU;  KTO.  Is qow prepared to issue Drafts and Letters  of Credit on Skaguay, U. S., Atlin, B. C, and  Dawson City, Yu^on, District.  SAVINGS BANK BRANCH.  CUKUENT RATE OF INTEREST PAID  BANK   OF   MONTBEAL   STATEMENT.  The annual statement.of tlie Bank of  Montreal shows, like other financial barometers,-a highly prosperous condition of  the country. The net earnings in ,the  year ending April 80, ISO!), were $350,582,  an increase of $85,282 over last year  The hank earned about 1.1.25 per cent on  its capital of $12,000,000, against 111-2  per cent for tiie financial year ending  April 30, 189S. - Deducting the usual half  yearly dividends ,of five per ceut a .total  of $1,200,-00, there is left $150,582 to be  carried to profit.and .loss, niakhig.ithe  balance of profit aud loss amount to date,  $1,102,792, as compared with $952,219.07  on April 30th, 189S.  The principal assets of jyhe bank consist  of $4,975,192 in gold and silver coin and  government demand notes, against $5,-  388,033 last year; $5,8S4,255 in 1897, and  $0,259,343 in .1890; Gurrent- loans and:  discounts have increased*from.i$3ft,_18*507.!.  last year, $36,725,725 iu 1897 aud $34,709,-  087 in 1896,;to $42,836,211 showing, a progressively .increased demand for funds  for business purposes, and out of which  the bank .'has; been,enabled to earii-in-.  creased profits. The amount due by  agencies of the bank, and other banks in  foreign countries is $11,468,371, compared  with $9,405,666 last year, and $7,750,882  for 1897, and due . byYagencies pf ..this  bank jand^'bther ��� banks, iu foreignvCpuu-,;  the ideal manager must constantly be  thinking out new .schemes for the development of business. lie must be continually pushing out in iioaa* directions and  organizing each iicav department he  creates, and in some cases the manager  devotes all his time to investing the  funds of the eorportion adA'antageously.  Perhaps it is this part of this work that  is considered most important by liis employers, for it is the oncthat leads most  directly to increased profits.  Old Country Humor.  The .judge: So you were getting  money by calling yourself a survivor of  H.M.S. Victoria, eh? The culprit: .Well,  ain't .1? I've been livin' ever since it sank.  Lady  customer:    1   believe   there   is:  water, iu your milk,  sir.    Honest milk-;  man:    Yes, madam,  there is.    I have on'  several  occasions urged  the coavs to be  more  careful,  but  they insist  that,   as  they are  strict teetotallers, it is impossible  for them  to dispense  entirely with  Nature's beverage.  Ah Irishman got out of a carriage at a  raihA'ay station for refreshments,, but unfortunately the bell rang, aud the train  left before he had finished his repast.  "Hould on.I" cried Pat, as.he ran after the  train dike ,a madman. "Hould on, ye  murdihin' old stame-engiue! Ye've got a  passenger aboard that's left behind."  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  tool and coast.  Flooring  local and coast.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Bough and  Dressed Lumber  of 'ill kinds. <>  It what you Avant is not in stock avo Avill make it for you  CALL AND GET PRICES.  HOTEL   AEEIVALS.  TRKMONT.  Joseph    Fountain,    Silver  King mine  0. R. IJui'kec, Greenwood  Gus Carlson, Spokane  SILV_.lt KING.  Robert Campbell, Vancou-  ver  \A". I). Iteid, Vancouver  II. Woolsey, Revelstoke  Wm.    Thompson,    Slocan  City  J. H. . I ones, Beaverinouth  W. Hunter, Silverton  Chat les ��� A.' Marriner, Spo  kane  II. Cumstock, Rossland  Miss Ciimslock, Rossland  K. Carrulhers, Now York  H. Stewart, Spokane  T. P. Mclnlyre, AA'innipeg  If. JI. Dawson, Toronto  AV. H. Aulridgo, Trail  1'. Burns, Calgary  MADDEN.  A. Choqiietio, Hall Siding  R. Forbes, Hall Siding  A. Mitchell, Silverton  PIIA1U.  Joseph Shcpard, Chicago  AV. S. Stout, Toronto  J. A. Hoswell, Toronto  G. S. Newman, Toronto  D. II. Hum, Toronto  H. J j. Meyer, Toronto  S. T. Stewart, Montreal  .S. A. Davis. St. Paul c  CI. Ford. AA'innip'g  C. A. Fai'i|iihars6n. Hiigdcr.  James Tsirny. Ifivorsview*  J.   Campbell,  Silver   King  mine  J. J. Fleutot, lvaslo  K     Alanstield,      E.s'celsior  Gold mine  A. Morlu, Kaslo  Horace AA\ Huske, lvaslo  Jnnies Clark, Sandon  William Richardson, Ross-  laud  HUME.  .1. 1'. Davis, lvaslo  S. 10. Richardson, Spokane  A. H. Cromer, St. Paul  A. Marshall, Vancouver  J. G. Hunyaii, Tacoma  QUEEN'S.  George Ulrich. Rossland  Thomas Hind, Rossland  J. McDougall, Sandon  li. Anderson, Sandon  George Petty, Three Forks  GRAND  CENTRAL.  D. Robertson, Grand Rap-  ('.. N. AVellcr, Rossland  VV. Jacobs, Rossland  Misslilati-ho Hiiri'nci'I Victoria  B  B  B  B  B  J. A.  HALL AND LAKE STREETS, NELSON  CHARLES HILLYER,  I'ltESIDKNT  HARRY HOUSTON,  SKCJiKTAKY  Nelson Saw ,& Planing Mills,  LIIVEITE!--)-  MANUKACTURERS OV  DKALEKS IN  ?__.V.nn\����__.ra.__i_1^^  "YBl?i$x_d��&^  /xg^aJ3hi-'tjfealLjYbeii-g" .oulyy ^i;?^0_^-  7.?oii^ii'e(|:.wi##J|B^6'_fi:llvst yeftr; and  ,"^3|5-^i'ff. ih i'Si-Ift. Mvei-dup cfefo|s hoi;  ���: rfgp^pialiy .���use^rqjjj" n 4c>s&._ -rpr^.vided?*fQxV,:  " ikmiiiai" .^ with,^02,'-  : ] Ml?lli��$ah&^^^  Yt'lip'not eg, <o"f" t3ie'^_Bank ilnVcir^i^fi^iOUsfde?.  _ fcreased"IrOhx "4Bi^0^^k0 ^ykar-to ���$_, _  "_1_Q,'5 0_f*d%o".-3its; .y-olklae^^SSteres-tf .de-*  creasbd "irpiu, ���&Vi$7$%&Z'fJiS.   ^ear,   to  . u$ii0/&:2,75GO-��� while fle*rjosit_3*beariijg inteiv  - est iii(jr"eased froni %S^.3a,3911a_t.��� year,.  ; __Affe,__6}-&��, aiV_|cr<-a^r6fifi5p7,__-3.*  The   unclaimed . diVadeuds    amount   to  - ;$2102, tigaiust $'2��0# last" year;   Thd inatv-"  ket price of this stjpck  oh April 20, 180.9,  \vt_s 25J   pen cent equal to $I.Q2, as eoni-  pmed -with 225 per eept exuai to $470, oil  April 30, last yejt-r.  Alcoholism is Pr#ttc.e?_ ^rfeSttest Danger.  ==r^r=Bpuion^aii=M  er,; 7decl_ ires; that; the.. gijeatest National  peril hjangiiig over France Just, ijow is  alcoiioiism, alid more than all, alcoholism  among women. Singularly enough, his  researches have dgiUonstrated -��that the  wohlen of picturesque Normandy are  more completely ill the grai?p of the  drink.fiend than the women of any other  province of Fi'aiice'. Drink is sold by the  grocer, the coal dealer-^even by the  greengroeei'; and what is still more fatal,  nearly every.shopkeeper dispenses "Wee  drops" to eustoinei's worth cultivating-^  just to steady the tonjiectiou. The question assumes a dark aspect in its relation  to tile terrible infant mortality peculiar  to Normandy, which Dr. Brunon attributes to the almost universal prevalence  of chronie alcoholism among women of  tlie peasant and artisan classes.  The Ideal;Manager.  The ideal manager is the one who does  nothing when things are going along  smoothly and does everything when  things are going ,wrong. It not, .infrequently happens, t,hat he is paid chiefly  for what he knows enough not to do. In  the modern business offipe wSben,a Jiian is  permitted to attend to his business from,  one end of the year to the other without  comment he. knows, that liis work is satisfactory, . and. he does not expect, to be  praised. It is well known that praise increases a subordinate's opinion of his own  importance,- and may. cause him ��� to ask  for;an increase, of J salary, .which is very  undesirable from, the-, point of. view of a  capable manager, even though it is considered sound business policy to pay salaries,and wages that are sufficiently high  to keep all employees satisfied. But, ber  sides being able , to act as referee on all  questions that may arise in the ordinary  course of affairs and decide them, quickly,  NELSON, B. ,C., J4ay,Bth, 1891).  : As the announcement has been made tliat;the g;pver.n-  meiit of British Columbia purpose enforcihgr.tho amendment to the Metalliferous Mines Inspection Act, making  eight hours a working, day for those employed underground in metalliferous mines; See. (13) "No personshall  be employed underground in any metalliferous mine for  more than eight, hours in CA'cry.tAventy-four hours;", the  undersigned, as representing one of.;the".tAyo7parties;  mainly allectcd, consider it adA'isable to make public  their_A'iewson the situation created by this uncalled for  l.gigiation.laiHlipindictatCjjvJiat their line of .action must^  ).fe.taS_��b_A^  ,��,iANJhile?thc:unUersigned��aredcterniined!ton_r(!._iri_ct "and;  "lUllvercito tli'c.)aAy=conf���thej��,p.i'^  .���ou|_t1m.fcJ-iijyaV'i^-'|^_^^  -iliflicfeupoliiheffiinuigiinte^^  " th^.an^pu;ijtjQ|\v^esyeajHedJ..by^ .y'���,-���-.��� '.:-%lpt^. ���  'a    T^nyemsXediiSidlg'xk^  ���1_AvennntiJ tio.ui's A.&jiy .loYsixtepif JiQilr.!, iii ';iii$i\y:"ottl)0-"  ,iniiipS'ar0,so*eii'-un*iitap._ cd"ith��t tji.rce Jhlfts-pannp't' fab"  *.AA'Ofkc_'t;p,adA'nulage*. Tl:ns:m  ;" per, coiit_iii thejaiijount.pf'tlie prpduc-tion o^.milSiyCnunes; .  and "a "reduction o!_\v.qn��y peVcent: inVthe dofelopnient  .Avork 'b-ih-jc.nTJ.ip miiiji]i_iugsniif6paringfo^Jpr|dJtt^^  ';jfcTitl. !..reK-��ioh...nitfi-o,silppJ:iefe:uso'^^^^^ "T*���"'' *  *_l)-Jnos?t.���an"iibable}'o;l-a|iPft|��^  , t.Ave6)l;.tJl=ei;em>3ioj'^  nieivAi'cre; cli^hliig-'BPO'] %4g��4,'^l"'1^ ..t'oTiiny.. ub*eing�� _5jid*J  i;i ..eUnjpl.inYtl^lP'i'ited. =nS t|-&t|?'siTji S'. JbT. i^ltiiy ^tHiy \ Jtli Ri8%^  pp)iii-i'JuT,nnii]j^ a^  yVes^Ay.ngcJj .,If.,riiny.disic*pn��enb;5\y*a_ ri|e^afc, tfie.vexi^tihg^  state"of'alfeirfe; ijiAyiiS ifpt gpnbrally "knoAvii." "-ti'is tliere-"  ��ot-��dec_ly to beregreiiEed tluifctlie legi_latu._e has _ec��  lit, to disturb the t!^i_tjhg_li^l^ony"��.tp'^nWi^Drc wi._ji Lth6:  ,grpAvii_g prosperity of tlie mining districts, ��o>rcduc.o,tlie  ���a_ag^-eiU'ilinK PPAA'Cr���dfJihq'���Hi��?nn bii'ipl{i>y.di'>��n.d;<1xi 4n.t^c_'.  :fdrc Avith tlfe free, right, of eont'raet IiitherK enjoyed."  . ^Aslfcp.tho li^ture^alter tlie.jl^t^un'Pviiext,-, at _ltlieu.m|jic.s.��  rc"pi*esohtcd' by "the' nndersigne'd." th,/ _tii:ii_i___' mta Pf-  Wiiges that will',be paid to skilled luiners fflr an eight"  liourg, working day will be three dollars (Sii.OO), and other  labor, AA_ill.ncccs'.jii'ily be ftlso .paid. for. iiqcprdiiijj to the.  time Ayorkcd.  THE HALL MINES, LlMlTlSD.  THE   LONDON   &   Bftl_ISS   COLUMBIA   GOLD-.  7FIKLDS, LlMlliKn. '       *  ^TI-1-=ATHABASA=GQLD-TM^  THK YMilt _bLJJ?-_INE_,tl*ilT"E8Y  IM-IB DUNCA.J MiNEsYL-MI'llSI-..  THE .LONDON  HI-il- bEYiEEpl?MJSNF..& MINING  GOMPANy.   ���     "-���-������ ��� :  THE EXCIlKQUKa GOLD MINING COMPANY,  THIS DUNDEE GOLD MINING CQM1*A:-,TY.  MOLLIE GIBSON MINING COMPANY.  YELLOWSTONE MINING COMPANY.  Rough and Dressed Lumber  Mouldings  Doors and Sash  Fence Posts and Pickets  Office and JStqre Fittings  KACTORA' WORK DONE TO ORDER,  SUCH AS  Scroll Sawing  iBand Sawing  ���Wardrobes and  General Jpinery Work,  C IN STOCK  Glass of all Sizes and Kinds  Daniel Campbell, Bonner's  Ferry  Alex   Matheson,  Bonner's  Kerry  J. Blyth, Bonner's Ferry  James Jloscroft, ltykerts  It. E.'Smith, Toronto   '  H.N.,I'agc, Bonner's Ferry  ids, Minn.  Thomas Bennett, Salmo  F.-'P. Drummon'd, Salmo  M. Sanborn, Spokane  Miss Kudd, Eric '  J. H. Yates, Spokane. .  ThefrenuMit Motel  Though early in the season for bargain sales, owing to a lucky��  purchase,  we   find   ourselves   able   to sell   a   few dozen   ladies'  shirt Avaists at reduced prices.  Ladies' Print Shirt Waists, Pretty Patterns, at $i worth $1.25  Ladies' India Muslin  Blouses,   regular price $.1.75, our price,  $1.25.  Ladies' Organdi  Muslin  Blouses, cheap at $2, our price, $1.50  Ladies' Satana Shirt Waists at $2.50, regular price $3.  Ladies'  Colored   Satana   Shirt   Waists,  regular   price   $3.50,  our price,  $3.  Ladies'  Shirt   Waists in . Silver   Silk, a  new thing,  jn waist  goods, going at $4,  reduced from $4.50.  Ladies' Silk Blouses at $5.50.    Best value in the trade.  Inspection invited. .  #  $'  liARTM O'REILLY M CO.  BANK  OP  B.C.   BUILDING,   NELSON.  T__!_=__V_S   0___S___  _1AL0|JE & TRECILLUS  PROPRIETORS  Headquarters for Miners eind Prpspeetor?!  VsVfeilinfonl.Govern^ i^^^ft8",-.-  rl']ac'tey.'.4ua|cifflce-,il^epi;iite.%P^^^^  THE BEST BRANDS OF  Liquors and(Jigars  ALWAYS ON HAND  One, of the best and most popular hotels.in Nelson.  AVHOLESALK   AND   RETAIL  fjead Office, Nelson, B.C.  |" Y I ^%!BBil|E|||^ijEETl 'NSL%C "y^  y-vs-:  3^|Li.;fip:;^EL"Lj:'||!s  7; ^iT "- "  A Jarge stock of^ first-class:' dry jiiaterijti ,p> irajidi.aiso  'a'fiill1 line, of sftslif.ilpprs, 'inojrtdijig^'lfiurne^'A^    etc.  ��" ni^-SSft-ai^-I^     #..|_SmDln0     eft     ���   -'pT  H?   tf^A" V-     '���iVinlj0^        n  ��������� ;brg;|ite^diYby= >W.le@tfiimty&"  1   l^nir^^gWiV{arj4&l.o^_b^ur-oril$_.arid ."nrStfclass' diiiing.1  ,ujJoo1n..,u"��Sa*mpje^.r^pii%ftoi fe'pjuniercial.infen^s "���"  , " s ���        ���.,'..      .  '    "��� .,.R.^!3?5i3S'. ;ffi_2. _?"__33@J JQAyZy'y ;   ,  Wholesale Markets at Nelson. Rossland. Sandon,and Greenwood.  '������'..-'��� '   " y-    ���'.'���    '������������ '���'    '��� -'    '       ' _���- ������** " ���     ';    - '       .'.'>*  ��� ��� - *_,_;,/-*- c-. '* 1- '���  RETAIL  STORES AT  Nelson,   Trail,  Ymir, Kaslo,  New Denver,  Sandon, .Silyertqn^ Casca4��v  City,  Grand Forks,   Midw;ay, Greenwood and Sircar/'t;*f  ORDERS BY MAIL  iPRjOMPTLY FORWARDED  Wes| KaQteiniLy ��utelier G|)i  ALL ___NPS OFVPRESH MB^S--I_-^^^  Vj  '^^^^m^^S^^^^^^^M  :^iy7^f.iy^y. -^__ %��$/: y v^y-v- ^:^-t'**J.?��?t*^^ri#-�� ^  '������^o^0*^o_ s^7nD*^,�� ^ddo ^d"yy d,^y^p.y  ������ ��� .;."; "^7.7Y^^^..--:"'Y1"f*<"'7j^ft;��Y^ \yy^ yy.  vn "0^9I��R| By,^A|L��REp:EI^E^^  Pi&'r -_:���#;  i,w=��.*a.j. .1%."  '. E. CV  Late of the. Koyal ^6tc}j ��.*#j_|iry,  jyardl,:   I'oot of irondrfc'c sti-eel, Nelson  jTelophoiip. 9i  ft'  HeadrjijartDrs for  FIRST-CLASS-BUILDING HATERIAt-  EYEaiGHT  Have you ever exi���c.l'ient��eft ally trouble  with tho. usiuvl iteuteness of your eyes,  siieh a._ the blni'ring of vision,, fiiic. i-i-int  itpijeariiig to.riiii tog-tlier.'atir_tl ---ling  aftei' reading for a short time, apparent  blotciies or a hazy mist before reading  matter; do yoii have pains iu your forehead near the sides, between or above  the eyes; do you ever have intense pains  in the head, especially after using your  eyes for soine time; did it ever occur to  you that nearly every one of those headaches are caused by some, defect of the  eyes ;. do you find that it tires .your eyes  .t.O;jook. down, or .that it makes you dizzy  to look up; is one eye better adapted-for  close work than the other; are you so  far-sighted that you cannot distinguish  small articles close at hand; are ihe re4  fractive powers such that you can only  see objects in, close proximity to the eyes;  are you wearing a pair of spectacles jJiat  are ruining your eyes for all time to  come ? If so consult Prof. Harvey, P. C.  M. C. I., at "Vanstoue's drugstore, every  day until  May 24th,    Consultation free.  __       __________ .      ���  A Y.KLLOW and Avhite setter; Ih'c months old;  ���ti. weight about. IS pounds; had on a wide leather collar. Kinder will be suitably rcAVardcd at Room 2, Hotel  Hume, Nelson.  W*e make a specialty.of  Shjp!apjin,d Dpubje .Dressed,l^ateHjal  Good Dry Rustic arid Fl boring  lOlllce and yard near C.P.U. depot   K G. BKKR, Agent.  ���GOAT RIVER LUMBER CO.  All sizes of dimension timber and till kinds of lumber  out to order, and s.hi))iJed to Nelsoii ur ciirload lol��  Writo tor pHecs.   IMPORTANT N0TICE  HK DUNCAN CITY LOTS  ^-"*".<-"-?_   n*  l\rO. T\UtilEyManagef.  The finest hotel in the inferior.  Largo sample rooms;   Sfcain heat aiid electric light,  C0BNKR OK WARD AND VE1_N0N STS., NELSON  BAKKR ANTD WARD- S'l'tlKKTS, tfiSLSQN  KASLO, B. C, May 12th, 18!)!'.  Notice is hereby giA-on to allAvhbni ithmy-onceni, that  I have been appointed sole agent for completing all the  tialos made by Messrs. Simpson'Bros. & Keeling of lots at  Duncan City, Hoiiser Lake, West Kootenay. B; C.,Uhder:  contract for deeds thereto. All such purchasers are here-  'by vomirod to notify tite of their address, aiid present  'holdings, that the roll may be corrected in a-cordance  'therewith. The second overdue payments'must be for-  Avardcd lo mc on or before the'-(ollvday Of June, proximo,-  >hen appointmeiits will be made foi' Uiexompletion.-*  WILLIAM J. TAVIba,  Solo agent Simpson Bros. & Keeling.  LODGE ; MEETINGS,  KNIGHTS OK PYTHIAS���Nelson   Lodge,   No,  25,  Knights of Pythias, meets in I.'O. O.F.Hall.corner  Baker and Kobtcilay streets, every Tuesday, evening at  :8 o'clock:   Visiting Kuights cordially invited to attend.  C. FRENOH, CO. ���* G. ROSS, K: of R. fe S.  NELSON LODGE, .NO, 23,. A. V. & A, M.   Meets  second Wednesday in-each month.   Sojourning  .brethren ;in-vited_  __________________ _  H. HOLDICH���Analytical Chemist and Assayer.  Victoria street, Nelson.  A.  EWAHT & CAllRIK���Architects.   Rooms 7 and 8 Aberdeen block. Baker street, Nelson.   ,H.  CANK���Architect and  artist,  next door to Nelson library.  Brokcnhill   Block,  WAITED.  Y  iswaiited .Who will make.himself genor'ttlly useful. ���    .  BOY  AT Phair Hotel, a hoy  self ifcuer'ully usef<  The bnly hotel in ffelsoil that .'has remained Under one  mairagenioiitsiiWo 18$)'  fheVbciLrooms p,ro avoII furnished aud lighted by  dlectrieity.  'I'he diiiiiigTooill is wot sjecQiid to any in I_ootenay,  Thobar is Always Ktocked bj'the best domestic and  imported liquors and elgaM.  THOMAS MADDEN, Proprietor,  Two nnd a half miles up the Outlet from Nelson.  LONDON AND BRITISH COLUMBIA GOLDFIELDS, Ltd.  "��� y >Y - - ��� : - * ���"   y" y y-yyyyk. "y,\ %.^ �� ��i:y y yy-..*'*'*,v��-?**f;r#i��y^^ ��� -Yp.; 'y yyt^:?"  n -���     n - n" ��� ' ' ^    n   **    ���*n_'n*     O.W       n ^t^'S"'     ��<S"    ���**   A   '*   n ' n   n*D       n��*       <* _ 0 $nngoSB  ��"i:"Siy/^0^r %}>��� '���  s p^.\ &-^%vi  .��Ydfe*Y_  All commHniCatio:ns velati-nr_',,t6^B^itisK'^.i_i''ol_ri-)br_''',bursi'r_-,s'$i. to, p'evkddresse'dMotfP^  " ��� ;_. ;   ��������� .--.��� 5b^&��mrii\*k'm  ii. RODERlCk R.QB%R,^��N}..��_J'er_(6i:_|n'iWaft'a'ger,v  kiv^t   *%/&'&{*���??��������-ti%  sy^Fm^^^^n^^o^r^" - - -t:((i{^^��*ffe^4^  ?n?***DDnJ=<'"P*-.'3.|  fil-LsJr^l  SMOKERS' HEADQU.ART.__&$  Keeps ;Sl: full line of  -RQ?S?AI_rSB-V__^_^ti^^dTEN^  And all Other brands 0f��m       "^v""   '���''  AT .-ACTG.UY PltlCMS  [_if lanufwin  of ^^XiSoisr;, ���B^o.  -DUflTATfTII?-.     Spring Chickens, Fresh Cream,  Or_--lAL__I-0!     Pure Milk, Fresh-Laid Eggs.  All of Avhieh are froin the ranch belonging to the hotel  A pleasant place to spend afternoons, cA-enings and  enjoy delicacies that cannot bo obtained in hotels or  restaurants at Nelson. Good stabling. Open day and  night.   Can be reached by either road or Water.  WILLIAM: KOBKRTS, Proprietor.  COSMOPOLITAN  HOTEL  -Sri-ill., b. c.  If-verything first-class  Choice brands of Wines, Liquors and Cigars  Hates 81.30 and $2 per day.  J. W. SMITH, Proprietor.  Largo and well lighted Heated by hot ai  Reasonable rates -*.���������      Sample rooms  Electric bells and light in every room    .  Renovated alid refurnished throughout  HOTEL  VICTORIA  ..  J. V. PKIIKS, -Proprietor  Krco buK meets all' trains  Hourly street car to station  Revelstoke, B. C.  Nelson Tent and Awning lanufaelopy  .__.:____��� j_ca:__SE__)3-^ no_r.  ** -���*   7 .-_ -a .  TENTS,  AyWMmGSp^ANH  FANCY STRIPED CtlRTAINS FOR  VERANDAHS AND WINDOWS  all svAVs ov tknts in stock nri-na���cn/~*\  Baker street, opposite postollice, NelsOn    ___ _______ J___f\___/_  n-_J-.jr-_ii_fci^-  ��~__��_stiii.-c-^:j-j  '.-ifif-l-i   &'  51  W, P. DICKSON  B. H. H. APPIiBWHAITB  J..MePHE*g,  �����  ion m.  ELECTRIC supplies  Complete Electric Equipments for Electric Power Transmission and Llerhtlng fbr Mines, Towns  Electric Fixtures, Lamps, Kefls,' Telephones, Annunciators, Etc. "* ��� *'*''"'  P. O. Box 606. Jpfsephlne, Street, Nelson, B. O.*  CfeC-Krurk Will buy 24 horses. 12 wagons, 2  q>ZJcj\J\s wagonettes, 1 buggy, 10 sets of  sleighs, and a complete outfit' of harness/saddles, blankets, etc., and a going business of  $30,000 a year.   Terms. .   *   ' "  <X><*rif\f\ Will buy two. lots and Improve-  tp&\J\J\S ments on north side of Vernon  street, between Ward and Josephine streets.  Terms. ..'7  .:77."-7'-'  d_/i ��_r_r_ Wiir buy 30 by 120 feet on the  ��|)_Ouv south side of Baker street, between Stanley and Kootenay streotB.. Cash.  d. _r_ f-f-f.   Will buy 50 by 120 feet on the  q>lKJ9\S\J\J   northeast eorner of Baker and  Josephine streets.   Dash.   JQHN HOUSTON,  P.O. Box 67 y_iimo*n/**itr!_:'6tr,Tt_$l^pn  FOB SRMSH fflitllRY  stnd F^-iqy^ess6oc^S|7  Blouses an>d,j)^ss Skirts  CALL DN  Mrs.   E.  JOSEPHINE STIUSCT, NELSON   ' THE TRIBUNE:   NELSON,  B.C., FRIDAY, MAY  15),  1899.  Purses an  LOCAL   NEWS   AND   GOSSIP.  V *���   _  ji in  fl_ n :  A large stock of ladies' and gentlemen's  purees and pocketbooks in genuine  seal and monkey skins, of all shades of  color and bound in gold and silver, just  received. These are the finest goods in  their line ever brought to Nelson. Complete lirfe of drug sundries ofthe best  quality constantly on hand. Special attention   to  compounding   perscriptions.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO,  COl.NKIt BAKER AND .IOSEPHINE STREETS, NELSON  ii vl  I  1  Postoffice Clothing Store  BOOTS  BOOTS  BOOTS  WE HAVE NOW A FULL ASSORTMENT OF SPRING AND SUMMER  GOODS FROM AMES, HOLDEN & CO.,  J. D. KING & CO., M'CREADY AND  OTHER MAKERS. CALL AND SEE  OUR SPECIALS IN TAN AND CHOC-  LATE.   CALL AND GET OUR PRICES  A,  next POSTpFFicE, :_____:__:_-::_- steeet, _n*elso_t  William Hunter of Sih-ei-ton arrived in  XcIhou yesterday afternoon. He reports  that tlie uncertainty in regard to tlie result of the enforcement of tlie eight-hour  Iuav* is having a bad effect on business in  the Slocan. Merchants .a*1k> haA'e heaA-y  stocks of goods are afraid that if the  Avorking mines close iIoaa'd, ua'cii temporarily, it AA'ill result in tlieii'.financial loss.  Orders that AA'ere placed AA'ith AA'hole.sale  houses for goods, early in the season, in  anticipation of a brisk summer's business, are being cancelled and business  throughout tlie district is practically at  a standstill.  KAA*nrt & Carrie, architects, are calling  for tenders for the erection of a residence  at the corner of Silica and Hendryx  streets for W. AV Beer. The estimated  cost is in the neighborhood of $.'_{)()().  The -.Beer brothers of Nelson have secured options for the purchase of considerable property in the business portion  of-Hosslaud.  Mrs. Taylor, Avife of G. N. Taylor of  Iiossland, and formerly a resident of Nelson, is visiting Mrs. John A. Turner. Mrs.  Taylor will be remembered as the lady  who organized the Ncaa* England.dinner  some years ago, and by* it raised the  funds that purchased the bell that is  now on the Nelson fire hall.  A meeting of the map committee ol'the  South Kooteiuiy Board of Trade was held  yesterday afternoon, at AA'hich there Ave re  present H. B. -Thomson, Frank Fletcher,  0. Frank Beer, Thomas G. Proctor ancl  John A. Turner. Tlie rough draft of the  pamphlet to accompany the map was  submitted and revised, and Avill be ready  for the printers on Monday next. The  photographs of scenes in Nelson and vicinity to be reproduced in the pamphlet  AArere selected. Bulmau Brothers of AVin-  nipeg haAre been awarded tlie contract  for the lithographing and printing.  Mrs. Dr. Hall left'lastD night for a  month's visit to friends in Nanaimo.  W. A. Galliher has gone to the Coast  in connection A\-ith the suit of Rtiy vs.,  Callanan, to be tried today iu VancouArer.  The case involves a suit for the specific  performance of au agreement, Avhereby  Callanan agreed to turn aver all his interest in the Charleston, Nashville and  Tennessee mineral claims, in the Molly  Gibson group, to Bay. Oallanan claims  that the company  was  not organized ou  Gentlemen  the basis agreed upon, and refuses to fulfil his part of the contract. Galliher is  acting for Callanan.  BUSINESS   MENTION.  Tickets for the Knights of Pythias excursion to Ivii-lo on _\l:i.y 2-llh aro n>i\v on suit! ill. Lillie  Urol hers' shoe store.  The Nelson Ha-rchva-re Company re-  reived A'osl-nluy two carloads of paint and glass.  Huildors will tind it, to their advantage to call and see  their stock.  oo  oo  *__  _2  _i  ca  \���  _0  !/##���*���  CO  ���\  3***  CO  r~  c/>  =c  rn  C3  C/3  o  oo  CO  ^^e^i^d^e^ti^g^y. "/y �����.���>.  *.'" V^:*Ja_iictiiOiir Br]C^s"'*yil!ulxl: be: left^albiieY. 'Ah  ������ altiue|^iiY'i3,i;ie6/Taig!aji'*?': tli_' iligi.-st'"��pnrice�� AAfiiifJ.h"ntlfe^  p:i^gh|is:er .eaiv'flrt. iiidiiCed tp jpay-" ". , "*  "  _    7   * .  Il-I��"i����i  .MHESl)|_t)ODSffe:arie  hoiHhe; '-s^asonss .-'We; .pre-.  3    Una,   OriH.   Lr_iT _'*   n; ��� l"Jnj_,   n     na/t  tL n I n    ban  njP'^n   *   n*W V^ ��D        **   nn���-p=����       iDDB__       ���rj"        ��   nn  7 ferj'IioYmark' .th-mYdbwn?  ���"  [ti_i  a __ Pff  Wi DnD      u u "u u-   Q D d    "   . ��� fjpfti    "at _      "      *  ;-= rioiw,^ sin d/l e���Joju r 7 regii lar  ^cu^tb1|[efs" lia>ie" the a��d:-  p Dfl ������->,r,i^n'fl,'*.^DB,."D'rDDri1 D|flD ��t. faf* nnr__i  ^ahtage^pf.llje^iitfratri*  ^^Ylhanhave^a" slaughter  iYsaJ?";�� sp'm, ��rtiorij*hus - later  ilprtfakeYruoln ftfr new  gjoti-S.    Our di-play   qf  Rugs .arid Ar-  Squares  is the; finest  ever seen  in  Kootenay.   Ih,ey ate  kce,c.0iy.edl;difectJrojn-j!_i_L  : eastern importers so thatt  in buying from us you  are virtually reaching  headquarters.  ; "w_ ...^4rfM_^6lfS Of^tfete^Uality, -AVltfi or'AA^tlwwf  y��y'I YboiMeKYE1'^ "",   ���.%  .."���",;��:"' "^ '"*." _ ���*  "n .' '"���   "-. " -���Yn y       - - ���������-���,  ���BftfrsWB" and "Meiifet Mle  .Suitable fois dra^ug-rooijlSj dihiflg-roqins, litdls or  .-   .titirs, ^itli ��� pi\wj|iktsiii'l)*Q*i*4,Qrsi. .' -  _��>\vl.viii0t,'K>vii-l*.iHak6;,to_}-otir"-oi^le^^^^  : :;^xM^y^yy .-.k y _ .y.. y-Myvyy, ;.$% *  �����7:hasin.oss��s" idX.y l, :.v^&A-f<f^'^A^is-  "   3Ji''pji^i��f;anfeSl-lj.11 y^di^piTicqs:" .Bfeantl ^finish"  iid "h ettlj'tfiii'.-eanadH.Y'liadios'; fiii^titilptuhffiv"  . specialty.   Olemcft. feljldcKf.Biitke'r sfeiSxjt.  It pays us to deal squarely with  you and to represent our goods  and methods just as they are. It  pays us to strive for excellence in  quality and price, ahvays aiming*  to place in the hands of customers  the best eoods at the smallest  fip-ures. On this basis we invite  your inspection of our lines.  The latest and neatest stock in  Sash Clasps, Belts in all patterns,  Blouse Sets, Skirt Pins, Shopping-  Bags, Ladies' Lorgnette Chains in  patterns.  <������  A specialty of Diamond Jewelry  of all kinds and descriptions.  We want your watch repairing  and we employ only expert watchmakers. Send your watches as we  can save you money on your repair work.  -.;..'.  NELSON, B. C.  KASLO, B. C.  SANDON, B. C,  DEALERS IN  Heavy Hardware  ; SOLE AGENTS FOR  Giant Powder  TRUAX  ORB m  OARS  Canton Drill SteelS  .91  CARRY IN STOCK;  Jessop's Steel, Iron, Coal  Pipes, and Fittings  Giant, Caps and Fuse ��   ^x_ Tools, Cutlery, Tin  ^^mSm^^A   and Woodenware  ^^_s���ssss3__^^'^^��>,     Stoves, Ranges,  WOODEN     \v\    ^ron>  Steel,   Sheet  MATERIAL     \k      Iron> T"Rails  "   Paints, Oils, Glass  NELSON STORE AND OFFICE:   Corner Baker and Josephine Sts.  NELSON WAREHOUSE:   Corner Hall Street and City Wharf.  A Coat of Paint  WILL ADD TO THE SELLING VALUE OF  .IJiiiop   PXh   _e_uar,0S,  ^tiijaiiPtSe   sejiuiifes   and  i;ugs,;  *S_ii|*yi*��(v and TeePgnijieh mg&- ���  4�� Different Styles  Of   baby camiiges   ttnd go-cai-tf.- to   select   fi-oia.  l-lii-tail chairs and ,r_c]-eifs.  Furnitureyof_al{ jChids^  Is xidvancing, and jiotico to tl'iis elTeet ]ias been  S0i.it to the trade by all large manufacturers.  Saving a large, stock 011 haud we will be able to  continue to quote betteV ligures tlia-U any of oui'  coiiij-etitoi'S, We have also tliree carloads of  furuittire on tlie AA'ay.  &   OO,  CoPnpv Baker and Ward Streets, Nelsbn.  *"   .A:-* oop asrEiaLsonsf, _b-o.  :      Is  now prepared   to  buy all   Glasses of silver, gold, silver-lead, lead and  copper ores.   The careful attention given to large contracts will be extended  ���to the smallest-shipper. -Prompt settlements and choice of mo'de:of sampl-  ing"::guaranteed.  Address all communications to drawer S, Nelson, B. C.  ,y>    :: ������]'��������� GEORGE M. McDOWELL, Manao-er.  ��� .'���*���"*;������    :'���������������������������      ' O.M. ROSENDALE, Purchasing A^ent.  BAKER- STREET: WEST, NELSON  '���. '$pf\n��("'Glio^-qli^^; ���y1!.0tii|)n-**i"y "hbgi lp:/di>  JiQXfn-^lo'.'-ElVe t'i'a^g^tliat "-fcfte|: liftVe"fen*ip*��^l'  tTi6i#!,ih-ad'(;]t-lirte"f��f=:fi'0-pi *"I_?;Jku_p ,to: :i_fe.Spn,"  .Avjijcsfe'tfipy. *��#%:��� tVeifut^'be'^lbl^liScI-.:  ;i?en_:liiT:g'��" tke- erestiap,.- pi, -.^iii^le Syi-it'ohoiisefs  iiliew ��Mve S-Gur-d7tfeinpGrai*y jcjuai-��i._;�� in t'fto  A-\'i!_fcira'it!S-,di' *JJuniafe^-]=j@igfQi- ife ^OHipriixy ;��n  %.tte_7"alifcefcv "wItcsxq .#4*^vilt'bft\fl6ii��ed to  "XckviV$ theiryiMrpim  .   Y'   "        ,        :     ?  ������ ��� 3iG%s" ciipmfT��B a m*  '. Wtepn, fi;;c.Ypvy"Wfe;:-is9a.    ��� *  '   ��   ' V A  SHABBY  LOOKING   HOUSE  ' *^v\  ^^J^       When you make��up your mind to use a little Paint,  ^V bear, in  mind that we   carry "a complete   stock   of all  kinds   of   Paints,    Oils,   Varnishes,  and   Stains,   also  Kalsomines, Kalsomine Brushes and Painters Brushes  Shelf and Heavy Hardware  Mining- Supplies T Rails  THE LAWRENCE HARDWARE GO.  ID,"      tf-O^ij;   f      .^^niPnon.^"   %n$ ,  foi' obmbfi;  ROOMS AND OFFIOES  Ami1  J. LAW0 STOJDKS, Secrecy  At ctllicc ol! (ho liiinegn. jVlbups,, iLimllcd.  N  SHOE  EMPORtU  It AAvil! be to 5'our iiclA'ahtage to see our huge  and complete stock of Boots and Sliofis. We  cai-ry tbe' following Jiiids: J. &, T. Uoll, -J.  IX King & Go,, North Star SliQ'o Co., Foots,  Scbult/. it Co., Stratford Shoe Co., Ames, ILob  den A Co., and other leading junkers.  2(i AND 28 WKST 13AI_1_R S^KKJlT, NEliSON  AND  (HAS5LEW00D)  115:;  ��� _��� i  m  'MA\  Ice Cream Soda  ;���    *\T CENTIiAL FRUIT STO^E  Frosh Fruit ro_ei\'cd daily  Next door to NoIkoii Wine Co.  'relcplionu 93. HUMl*HT.tKYS & PITTOCIC  r~-   r~^ to letT    ,   :  ~y~r~^~-  A N 8-room house; furiiislied : "ba'th-voom, elcci i-lc U'irhV,  -^ piano, workshop, ami lnrKo Kurilen. Conic., of  JHall.s and Hoover sireetn. Apply to K. I'. ^A'l^alloy,  Nolson, II. C.  THK Olympic Hold, Kaslo.   Twenty rooms; rnrnNlied  Complete* bowling alloy.   Apply lo lUoliard (iallop,  on tlio iu'emi-CH.  Hazlew^ood  lee Cream  XVc ImA'c boon appointed sole agents in Nolson for  this celebrated lee Cream, and are iioav prepared  to cater to tlio public at our ice cream parlors,  which we have fitted tip in first-class style. Call  injanil hare a dish of this delicious cream. Other  dealers supplied.  IV|ills&Lott  ���������;������.������-...       -Tropical Kruit Depot,  Corner of linker and AVurtl streets, Nelson. ��� -.. ���  ..  Builders and contractors can now secure  the best lime on the market at  70 Cents per 100 Lbs  CALL   AND   rNSPECT  SALE  BUsrNJCSS AND HltSIDKNTlAI/  1-lOI'Wl'Cl'Y  prv^ftybody Ytwito i_iteii��as _ibu^_lksl_xg��� '@feo&ki&fmy:BCri?dr  vi&% $c, ^i;Isbii^��� who __a��v<e .��� npw> xyfieri*"���o^'tns|_^4_iio&  1&�� fMe&ti lioife *ojfn ilf^t^M^?*^^^  ever bPOug-M to tlie   J&ootenaflr*    -Fpiii4 J^^ |u^:  arrived in  $Mt;s, o^ja^jbs Wx& %Mf g^iic>ii%.  .���kjo^e^  Telephone 10.   p. O. Bqx K&W.      Baker street West, Nelson  e Hills  ;*��� LOST.  TOST���A lirn.ul sih-ur. brooch, on Monday tiiKlit. The  ff llndor will lip. .suitably rewarded by returning it lo  Mrs. (.ieoruc mvphcnsoii, AA'aler street, Nelson.  The West l^.otenay Brick & Lime Co., Ltd,  Bakor Street.        T. G. PROCTOR, Manager  BOARD AND ROOM  First-class board and. room, Todd's old .stand, corner  Ward and Carbonate streets, in rcarof KiiKlish ehiii'ch.  Heated by steam. Table board $4, room and.' board So  aiid $5.50. -.-��������� ��� .   ���        '     . .-���  A collection of fine Belgium Canaries for sale. ������ . *  J. V. O'LAUGHLIN.  30 by   120, Baker street, between  Josephine  and  Ward strool s , ��SOij0  50 by 120, Bilker street, between Josephine n)_il Hall  ���   Streets, ,    :.500  30 by 120, Baker street, betAveen Josophinoatid Hall  streets, corner���  >....���"...   30 by 120, Hast Baker street '.'_.'.,     SCO  25 by 120Avith iniprovemoiits, south side' of Vornon  : .street  uOOO  50 by 120 Avith improA'cments, south side of Vernon  Street ,  0000  . 2 lots and large lionise beautifully furnished (snar).. 1000  .2^ lots with cottage rented at $15 per month, Victoria  .   street  350O  Hot with cottage rented at .15 per jnon.th, Victoria  street...,  2500  2 lot* Avitli cottage rented at ��20 per month, FtanlCy  street...,  UOOO  G lots in block Ul), all cleared and fenced in  2500  '.-room house and 10 lots set out in orchard   1100  2 lots and improvements, 52 head of cows, 2 horses,  wagons, sleighs, harness, and everything in connection with Hurry's milk ranch     5500  For general information on real estate and for further  particulars on above property apply to  1 got outfitted at DesBrisay's���fourteen week's supplies^  all neatly packed iii cotton sacks. They know how to fix  you up, and such a fine stock to choose from.  I'll tell you Mike there isn't another store in the city  that   can   fix a  prospector out in   the same way as that same  ABERDEEN BLOCK  NELSON, B. a  lesBrSsay & Co,  WAED BEOS.  Real Estate aud General Agents, Baker St., Nelson  Vienna Restaurant  Baker street,-betAvcen Josephine and  Hall streets, Nelson.  MEALS AT ALL HOURS. DAY OR NIGHT  BAKKKY IN CONNECTION  FAMILY AND PASTRY COOKING A SPECIALTY .  ONLY WHITE HELP EMPLOYED  .     -  _____     ___:*_J_S-R"5r:,     PBOPEIETOE  WE HAVE JUST RECEIVED  A fresh consignment of Maple Leaf Cream Sodas received  direct from the factory, put up in ..-pound boxes. Also  a full lino of the Toronto Biscuit and Confectionery  Company's Sweet Biscuits.   Don't forgot that avo handle  Blue Ribbon Tea.  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  Baker Street AVest, Nelson, B. C.  FECIAL ATTENTION  Have just received a consignment of Harris home  .  . made tAvceds from Talbot Harris, Scotland.  FEED J. SQUIBE, Baker St. Nelson  The supply h Uibil-od, ho call early and-oxainiiio i-his Htock,  ywj^>]"'-^-" ������ *��� -_2  ��� ��*-''*'��t-'TO.ffW^^ THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B. C,  FRIDAY, MAY 10,  1899.  o  CORPORATION  OF THE CITY OF NELSON  _3-_"-!_ __."W   _SrO-   4:2  A By-lu.AA* respecting an Eleetrie Street  RailAA'ay in the City of Nelson.  Whereas, Thomas .J. Duncan and Francis W. Peters, botli of the City of Nelson  (representath'es of the British Electric  Traction Company, Limited), hereinafter  called the "applicants," have applied to  the City of Nelson for the right of constructing, equipping, maintaining and  operating street raihA'ay lines in the City  of Nelson, and  Whereas, the applicants haA'e applied  for the .authority, right and priA'ilege to  build, equip, maintain and operate, and  from time to time renioA'e and change, a  double track or single track railAA'ay or  traniAA'ay, Avith all necessary sidetracks,  SAvitches and turnouts, poles, \A'ires, conduits, and all appliances for the running  of cars, carriages and other A'ehicles on,  over and along the streets, or higliAvays  of the City of Nelson, and  Whereas, it has been deemed advisable  to grant the request of the said applicants, subject to the terms and conditions and provisoes hereinafter contained,  and on the distinct agreement that the  -fulfilment of said terms, conditions and  provisoes in so far as the same are prior  in point of time to construction cand  operation of such raihA'ay line or portion  thereof shall be conditions precedent to  the construction and operation thereof,  and in so far as the terms and conditions  hereinafter contained relate to the operation, conduct and -management of said  raihA'ay lines or system, or any part  thereof, the same, and the fulfilment of  the same, shall in all cases be conditions  pi-ecede.nt^to the continued enjoyment of  the rights and privileges of the applicants xinder. this_Uy-law.  NoAvy therefore, the Municipal Council  of the Corporation of the City of Nelson  enacts as folloAA's:  1. Subject to the fulfilment by the applicants of the;: terms, conditions and  provisoes hereinafter contained, AA'hich  ' terms, conditions and provisoes and the  due fulfilment thereof are to be taken as  hereinbefore stated as .conditions precedent to the enjoyment'.pf the rights and  privileges hereby granted, the applicants,  are hereby given and granted the exclusive, .'right and privilege to construct aiid  /maintain,',.'complete and operate double  and single track railways or tramways,  jind,������ from ��� .time ' _ to ����� "time ,* toa - ���cha ,n go';. a-  "Aih^ii-cekrpit&o-i itxauspffi^ahd MUrry pas-  XscSug-usjaiidvfVeignt. piv;thg same? by elpp-  ytriQg^pwjep\pi\ f}0^&o.$h��r�� ^pwer,ias may  muheil}  :S l:7^.^^i-%frdf .said; jwijway iiyse to he,  ��� hidli^ppinijpikd, Ami'"' "qi3^r;ate_lV^i.i:bjo.0t- to''  -lie" f^i^3iij^$6^ .aiid - .tlie app 11-  j^\\iji)s0^0: m]cpnfd^ni"��&ie2^joji   '  Iii)' "Tlie. applicants bef oi;e;.e"nteriiig on  ajfy stre-t to", .cpu&iixicfi kuy line pf rail-  "vVf.vy shall. _ mii'kej JapplidatiMx to the city  fox.-periiifesioii so���tp^dp^inpviiiig tlie street  Pr slveets aci^ss.iir" along -\Vliieli they de-  Bh,e���<JO.Pi3^rate7tfi;eii' wqrks, ah.d.;bafpl'e in  any way proceeding AAuth tlie Avprjc shall  receive-the approval of the City council. ��� '      "  (b) The teoustfuetion. ��� of: any ljne of rail  ahvays sufficiently lighted and heated,  and shall haA'e painted on conspicuous  parts thereof in large plain letters, so  that the same may be readily seen by day  or night, the route or street on which the  same are to be operated,  (i) Each car is to be iu charge of a uniformed conductor, Avho shall clearly announce the names of cross streets as the  cars reach them. Conductors shall only  receh'e and discharge passengers on tlie  right or curb side of the cars on double  track routes. Cars are not to be oalt-  crowdjjd (a comfortable number of passengers for each class of cars is to be determined by the City Engineer and approved of by the City Council). Cars  shall be stopped at every cross street  clear of such cross street for taking up or  letting oil* passengers; provided no car  shall be required= to stop at such cross  street unless signalled by a person or persons desiring to board sucli car, or by a  person or persons on such car desiring to  be let off. Cars are to commence running  daily on all routes not later than 0...0  a. in., and to run until 11 p. in., and each  day at least 15 cars shall be run each Avay.  on each route, and AA'hen a census taken  by the City sIioavs that the City has,a  population ol" 12,000,' then at such intervals between 0 a. in. and 11 p. m. as the  City .Engineer, with the appiwal of the  City Council, may from time to time determine.  (j) The tracks of said raihA'ay line shall  be laid, on streets improved aiid graded,  so that carriages and other vehicles may  easily travel over and across at any or  all points thereof with the least possible  obstruction, and on streets not constructed according to any established  grade the said tracks of said railway  lines may be temporarily laid, but shall  be so constructed as not to interfere with  or obstruct the crossings of any streets  intersected by said line, and on such  .streets between such intersections the  said railway shall be laid so as to impede  as little as possible traffic thereon, and  according to plans approved of by the  City Engineer; and as soon as such streets  are graded, the said tracks shall be,altered to conform to such grade, at the  expense of the applicants, and-the said  tracks shall then be so laid that carriages  and other vehicles may easily traA'el over,  on or across them,  (k) Upon streets .which are not yet improved/.tuid .opened up by the City of  Nelson the tracks of sakl railway lines  may be temporarily laid according to  ��phu is^*^r,ov��^  'the/cost Pi Clearing 'tKet-s^-w^tt-yiip^'^^  =^'Ii^^iTT^Crt^"tT^t"T^lii^IiAVay shall not"  be cQiiiineneed until a plan thereofsIioav-  /uig the location on street, position and  style pf track, road bed, rails, poles,  . v-i*,e'S, and all other appliances shall have  been submitted to aud approved by the  City Bngineer.  (ic) No approyal.either,pf the.City.Obuii-  cil Pi' the City Engineer shall have any  force-pr effect if tile raihA'ay line for  wliich the same hits been given has not  been fully epn&tisiit,ted and in operation  within; tAvelve months from the tin le of  such approval.  - (d) The location ou streets, the position:, style and gnage of the tracks, road,  bed, "rails*, poles, Mites,- and all other appliances shall conform to and agree with  the.plans approved by the City Engineer,  and the guage shall be tlie standard  gnage (4 feet 8��, inches).  (e) JSrp liPw line or extension of existing line shall be opened for traffic until  the applicants .have obtained a certificate  iii: Writing from the City l-ngiueer that  the same has been constructed to his satisfaction, subject to appeal from the decision of the City Engineer in the event  of refijsal tp gjwn. fc such certificate.  (f) The OA'erhead or trolley system is  to be adopted.  (g) All poles erected shall be so placed  as to interfere as little as possible with  all other uses of said streebs, .aiid both  material and Avorkniaiiship of said poles  shall be of iirst,class quality, and.pn all;  graded streets said poles shall be painted;  the'-applicants shall have the Use of all  electric light poles pAyned by the city for  street railway purposes, provided the  same are properly braced and in-otected  by the applicants, with the approval of  the City Engineer,  (h) The coaches and cars to be used pn  the said line of railway shall be pf the  most modern style and construction, suitable for the safety and comfort of the  passengers; sliall  when   iu  operation be  . gi;M.i/^tk"jna*y: .be-clo'iie by $h.e_yi*%Yand;  -pj:i_i-Jia:l|/pt"ihe';ieas;|.�� '-hereof ^;iffi.be"��-fc_-  [frgiv ed Sy *he>gp^^  \a,0)\ieaiydyk, iLeqiiire,1 $<*_���.. O'a'-siicji.. work"in.  ���C'6/y^tipn> Aviffh\; the/, --(jpcjiii r|g7:.'ii-|S} pf_ g-ijch  GoSti:_e|$^*-lie-foit*^ -}f }�� ^hje^tii^tp^%t.*i|b%'  the' free ���iiien-6iV/reai:t,lfr/"'{&dt -rack: Yon .the"  Str/eepsAylucli t%ey .nniy "nee^fprbailafetf  : ^i^SMiet^ise,,:!^! _\\3,tt_h' 'n|'*h-6�� ppiii|p.n of  ��� tl^^tij'-^Cton-fl k'iipt -&sE]_jjijefl'" by jtlie  pei|y for ,?t.iept Irtu'iSo-ses;; "but inicli ilia-  tei'i%l is, iipt ���tp be taken sp a.s tobrbig  -lie'sti'^efcs beloAv t|he gratis as ^stablTslied  lol- fetich stf-eet or, streets. ���  '(,]) Oi'dinary carrhlges aiul7 ptliei' ve-  hleles liias* travel1 .on,'./ovei*- stticl'.ai-ross the  .said tracksj aiid it shall be lawful for all  alid .every- person aiid persons .wlioin_oev'e-'  to travel uppn aiid Vise tlie said tracks  Avith .their /carriages pr otliei* vejiicles,  loaded or enipty, wbeu and so often as  tlig'A' .iiiay-^^ifet^, i^o*ALkLtd^,thj.y_tlp^i.xot,  applicants, who shall at once ]>ay the  same to the city. Jf, hoAvever,. the City  Engineer is ofthe opinion that such shoaa*  or ice should be removed entirely from  the streets so as to afford1 a. safe passage  for sleighs and other vehicles, the said  applicants shall at once do so at their  own expense and charge, or in case of  tlieir neglect the City Engineer may do  so and charge the expense to them, and  they shall pay the same.    .  (o) The Mayor, tlie Chief of Police or  the Chief of the .Fire Department of the  said City may order a suspension ofthe running of the cars on the streets  used by said lines of raihvay, or any of  them, as he or they may deem necessary  during any fire on such street or streets.  In case of fire the Chief of the .Fire Brigade, or all officers of the city authorized  by the Mayor, may cut or pull down any  wires, poles, structures or appliances used  to operate the cars on said lines, or any  of them, oriucidcntal thereto, and neither  the city nor such officers shall be liable  for any loss or damage resulting from the  cutting or pulling doAvn thereof, but shall  only be liable for the actual cost or expense of repairing or replacing the same.  The members bf the Police or Fire Departments of the City of Nelson, when in uniform, and the policemen and detccth'es  exhibiting* a. badge, are to be carried free  of charge on all of the street cars operated by. the said applicants.  (p) The line of raihA'ay of the applicants, for the conveyance of passengers, shall be operated daily, and should  tlie said raihA'ay cease to be operated at  any time for a. period of tAvo (2) months  in any one year, the applicants shall lose  all rights and privileges -hereby granted  under this by-law. Such failure to operate  the said raihA'ay lines during said period  mentioned is not to cause a forfeiture  of the franchise and privileges hereby  granted, if the same should result from  failure to obtain electric pOAA'er, or from  any other cause for which the applicants  are not in any way liable.  3. Single cash fares.are not to be more  than ten (10) cents each, and fares on any  cars operated after eleven p. m. are not  to be more than double the ordinary  maximum single fare. A class of tickets  must be sold at nob. less than tAA'elve (12)  for one dollar. Schoolchildren are to haA'e  the right to buy tickets at a rate hot exceeding six (0) for tweuty-Jivo,cents,.to '  be used only on school days betAveen the  hours of eight a. m. aiid five p. in. A  ticket shall be deemed a fare.    A class Of  !���'�� p./jh^aud;. _{^^^^ .:|i,n;(!.h,/ticik"<its ;tp b"e  Y^pl-d/pitl:*^^^  Vih��*tl!��Cify rp��^^^  ���wl-i-O'intist ,s$a.-4 -tlieir ��_-.ii|iu_.�� aiid'OCiCuvptu--  tign.^aji?}' dompiy Aylfch, 'Ot^Ser.- 'reasonable  eondjWpriS;   'The.cflass-*���$. of�� tfekets' above  ��� nftinech/ ���pifc&pp, Wg.rkpi.puis1. t\plipts.j shall  .be":Juvept��fC)j.Yi?t,|:1e 9h 'Ohe. *dar���s,"Q��f1 -tire '{q/ipl'i-1  "-cau^s: atva|i �����ihpes?. luyms��, pi. faihyre to  s/upp.y s*te-E.ti_k_5Jfe_n fpr- purehai-^'by pass'  jaeii^a-s;, __lleix'staid"pkss"epgo,v.$ shall1 'be Car-:'  until  sueh   ttfckets   are  adopted by the City) those parts hereinafter referred to, and in case any streets  in Avhieh the applicants shall lay a rail-  AA*ay track shall have been paved previous  to the laying of such track the applicants shall upon laying their track, re-  pave the same and keep in repair the  same as hereinafter provided. The parts  referred to shall be:  lu c_t..e of a single track: betAveen the  rails and eighteen inches on each side of  them.  In case of a double track: between both  sets of rails and eighteen inches on each  side outside of both tracks and betAveen  each inside of both tracks ��� commonly  known as the "devil" strip.  The parts referred to as aforesaid shall  lie kept constantly in good repair by the  said applicants, avIio shall also construct  and keep in good repair crossings of sinii-  Iar nature to tliose adopted by the City  Avithin the limits aforesaid at the intersection of oA'ery raihvay track and cross  street, incase the City Engineer considers that the paving' or repairing of  pavement on streets Avithin the lines  aboA'e mentioned has not been properly  or sufficiently done, tlio City may direct  that the work'niay be done and completed under the directions ofthe City -/Engineer, and in such cases all expenses and  charges to AA'hich the City has been put  shall be 1'ortliAvith paid to the City by  the applicants, it being the understanding that any question a^to AA'hether  repairs are necessary or have been properly done by the City shall be subject to  the decision of the City Engineer. ,  The City shall upon reasonable notice  of their intention so-to do, haA'e the right  to take up and replace the streets  traA'ersed by the raihvay line for the purposes of altering the grades thereof, constructing or repairing paA'eiiients, seAvers,  drains or conduits, or for laying doAvn or  repairing AA'ater or gas -pipes, and for all  other purposes AA'ithin the poAA'ers of the  Corporation, the same being replaced by  and at the expense of the City Avithout  being liable for any compensation or  damage that may be occasioned to the  AA'orking of the railA\'ay or tlie AA'orks connected thereAA'ith, and such TAVork shall  uot-be unnecessarily delayed, but shall be  carried.on and completed AA'ith allreason-  able speed, regard being had to the proper and ���efucient'execution thereof.  The privilege granted under this section is also subject to any existing rights  (statutory or .otherAvise) of any other corporation':',,, .which'., uoav has   or hereafter  Avith interest in   the mean-  rate   of   five   per cent  per  Pro-  "impede or interfere AA'ith the cars of the  applicant.s running thereon, and subject  at all tiiiies to the right of tile applicants  to keep upon the said: tracks' Avith their  cars when meeting or OA'ertakhig any  carriage o���r other A'ehi-le -hereon. The  cars of the applicants shall be entitled to  the right of way on said tracks, arid any  vehicle, horseman Or fopfc Vjassenger upon  said tracks shall turn out on. the approach  of any ear so its to leaA'e the said tracks  dear; doe Avaruiiig being given at tlie  ititerseetiOn of streets of the approach of  said car by tlie ringing of a gong or  bell.  (in) Said applicants shall at all times  maintain the ties, stringers, rails, turnouts, curves, sidetracks, poles, wires and  conduits in a state of thorough effteieucy  aud to the satisfaction of the City "Engineer, and sliall renioA'e, reneAV and replace the same as eircuinsttinccs may require and as the City Engineer may direct,  (n)- Said applicants shall at all times  keep so much of the graded streets occupied by their said lines of railway as may  lie betAveen the rails of every track and  betAA'een the lines of eA'ery double track  and for the space of eighteen (1_) inches  on the outside of eA'ery track in good repair cleared of shoaa', ice and other  obstructions, and shall cause the suoav,  ice and other obstructions to be removed  as speedily as possible, the shoaa* and ice  to be spread over the balance of. the street  so as to afford a safe and unobstructed  passage AA'ay for carriages and other A*e-  hicles. Should the. City Engineer at any  time consider that the suoav or ice.so obstructing the said portions of the said  streets has not been properly or as speedily as possible removed front or about the  tracks, of the-said-railway., lines or not  properly.or as speedily asipossible spread  OA'er the said streets, he/may cause the  same to be removed or spread ns aforesaid  and charge,the  expense thereof to the  ried   free  yided.  i; (The ,ii,pii|licai'its gnil-l'l1 have t^ie right  to cjiapge and collect from, every person  on entering any of thei/rcars a fare, and  any person infusing to pay .suelrfare may  be removed from the car. The rate of  fare for each passenger traveling on any  one of the said lines shall not exceed teh  centSj including ordinary hand baggage,  except on night cars as above provided;  provided' that no faro shall be required  YfW-a-ch-kl-.nitder_-Jfc:i^^  traA?elling in the care of an older person,,  and pi'oA'ided that when the same passenger traA'els over tAA*o or more streets or  lines in the City tliere shall be but one  fare for the Avhole distance so traA'el led,  and tlie applicants AA'hen desired by passengers shall issue transfer tickets at tlie  point of connecting or crossing line to  any passenger aa'Iio has paid one fare on  any line operated by the applicants in the  City of Nelson, AA'hich transfer chock sha fl  entitle the passenger so receiving the  same to it passage on any connecting or  crossing line operated by said, applicants  in said City. A passenger sliall be en*  titled to as many transfers for one fare  as shall be iiecessary to allOAv one-continuous trip or passage OA'er the lines of the  I'aihvay from any one point on the said  lines within the City of Nelson to any  of.her point on their said lines within the  City, and such transfer checks shall be  used only by the person receiA-ing tlie  same, and sliall be used Avithin ten. minutes, oi* upon the next a A*ailab!e car departing upon a connecting or crossing  line upon AA'hich it is to be used.  5. The property ofthe applicants, consisting of real estate nsed in the operation of their raihvay and necessary for  .such purpose,"road bed, (AA'hich shall include also tlie rails, poles, ties anil any  part or share of the pavement Avhieh has  been constructed by the applicants) shall  be exempt for the space of ten (10) years  from municipal taxation, and no municipal taxes pr licenses shall be levied or  collected from the applicants during said  period upon said property, or for operating and carrying on said raihA'ay.  (i. Whenever the City of Nelson decides  to pave.any street or higliAA*ay traversed  by. any of sucli raihA'ay lines the applicants, shall at the same time pave in a.  similar manner, or in such other : manner ���  .as.may be approved by the City Engineer,  (provided that such pavement sliall. hot  be of a more  expensive   kind .than   that  ^ti-hWj/i. _Hllcliivg* 4^dY'%l!ri&f fl gY$f��. %fe%  'Jlrte^'Vel^iKi^v^^-ii^" y'|e-.;-'ityi3Afi|liiM. a  - peiubdy pfJpd^yljl^jnoAtlii _$__!ie$ the, AmaAl  ' pA^s.a:gt�� .of��'iih*is J^laAA-rs-and/stieh: eonstriie'-.  ta^^_ssj'li���-li_p0'*t3lefJ^Il^_t:_-:t��� _gfe!i!_��''i:Gtl' oji 'C0Ti.tau\'i.r  pusl,y foi&l dill geiii }^ ".i ti it"! 1 "-the' tipplteatits  'shi|ll;Ii.aAn''e- eOiijjxIeled1 -at -leafe't -.aVp��� Tulles of'  rthRte���liue"4f rrtrhya^/.lilj tlie City .of ���^Uy  so^./aiid.s'hoii-kl any* .question, ari._.ffi,as t'o  Aylieiligi1 sai'd^'allAA'j*^  edl-eontiuitotisly ajicl dihgep'tly the, "-Hfy  ; 'eu^i.neor"csliil,lf 'fia-A*" tl_ e'jjo^v-V WsdMkde  tipsOn���sa(i:d' cjtiOs-tiau, :a.n,d' his": decision shall  be bii.idli.ig upon the a^plteiiits unless .appealed, f.ro,hi  us hereipal.ter inei-i(.toned.  All I'eiJat'r. tiiKLconstrit-tlou shop.-} offk.es.  ear Shecj1?' or barns and general  buildings  (exce|r)t pOAVerhouse) used, by tlie appli-  canbsS in the operation  of their railway  shall be Avitliti,i7tl.ie.li:i..fH,ts,pf tho Oity.  S. The applicants ���-sliall  be -liable fpr  and 'sl.ial'1,   iiiideinnify "the   city   for  all  dama'ges arising  out of the  construction  or o])erabiug -of tlieir raihvay.  ==__i-7_j_he=.0(wu;ici!���^iiuiy^aftei^^felie-year-  1000, by Avi'itten notice served upon the  a.pplicauts, or any one  of tliehi, or _tny  one of tlieir officers or agents resident in  the City, oi'a-ny person Avhom thoy  shall  by written notice to  the City  designate  to represent them,  to  receive notices  or  process, demand the construction of any  new line or  lines wi thin  the City  .limits  on any street or "streets  as   hereiiiHl'tor  proAMded."     Line  or lines   must   be  designated' as to route .anil .terminus, and.  iniist   extend    from    line   or    lines   already in operation.    At the date of such  notiee there  must be an a-venigc  aet'urtl  bona fide resideu't population of at least  five hundred persons of a'bpvo ilvo  years  of: age, for each half mtleof proposed, line,  living AA'ithin a distance of one (iiiarferof  a mile on each side thereof, and not Avithin oiie-eighth. of a niile of any  parallel  line  already   in   operation,   that Is:  an  average of iiA*e hundred for each  quarter  square   mile, measured  as   above.    The  applicants  shall  construct and   operate  such   neAV   line  or   lines   Avithin   tAVelye  months from   such notice.    A  bona   fide  couiinenceinent   must   be   made   Avithin  such reasonable time as may lie   fixed by  Council AV'heu giving notice.  10. The applicants shall AA'ithin foiir  months after the final passage of this by-  la av clejiosit AVith the City Treasurer  tAvo thousand ($2,000) dollars to be retained by the City as securifiy for the;  payment of aiiy damage that may result  to. the City from the commencement of  the building of such railway, and a  failure to complete, said Iavo miles as  hereinbefore provided, and in case of  such failure to -complete "the said. Iavo  miles Avithin the time hereinbefore, limited, the City shall repay to the applicants  the said sum-of two thousand dollars and .  Interest at tin; rate, of a per cent.per an-:  ii ti in, less any dauiages.:payable.. as a fore?:  said. Upon completion of .such (avo. miles,  of raihA'ay said sunr of tavo thousand dollars shall be repaid to said applicants, or  their assigns  time at the  annum.  11. If the applicants comply  Avitli the  provisions of this By-laAv and  shall operate the said line or lines of raihA'ay in accordance Avith the .same they shall' be entitled to enjoy the rights  and   privileges  granted under this By-liiAv exclusively for  the term of thirty-live (_5) years, and at  the expiration   thereof the City of Nelson  may on giving one year's  notice of   their  intention so to do, assume the ownership  of the said raihA'ay and personal property  in   connection   thereAvifh   of every   kind  and description upon payment of the full  value of the same, including the  value of  any pavement made or done by or at the  expense of the applicants/to be determined   by  arbitration, and in   consideration  such    A*aluc   the" franchise,    rights   and  privileges granted under this By-laAA',and  the revenue, profits and dividends derh'-  ed, or likely to be derived, are   not to be  taken into consideration, but the arbitrators are to consider only the actual A'alue  of   the   actual   and   tangible   property,  plant, equipments and AA'orks connected  Avith and   necessary  to the  operation of  the  said   raihA'ay, including   such   paA'e-  ineiits, if any, and  after  the end   of the  said term of said thirty-five years the City  shall  haA'e  the right at the end of each  succeeding Max* (5) years to take over, assume and purchase the said   lines of railAA'ay and   raihvay   system, and   all   the:  plants,  appliances   and  other   property  connected   thereAA'ith   upon   the    terms  hereinafter mentioned, provided for as to  arbitration, and   the  notice   required   in;  such  case shall  be one year,  and until;  such assumption and purchase the rights  and privileges are to be extended   to the  applicants   beyond    the   said  period   of,  thirty-five   years, on and subject to the-  terms and conditions herein contained.  .12. After the expiration of fifteen years  of the said  thirty-fiA'e years the City 'of  Nelson may.for   fifteen years  thereafter  at any time  on gh'ing  one year's   notice  of their intention   to  do so,  assume  the  pAvn'ership of the raihA'ay and all real and.  personal property iu connection Avith the  AA'orking  thereof of eA'ery kind   and description  as a going  concern  upon pay-:  meiit of' the  full A'alue  of the  same, including the A'alue of the .pavement  made  or done by or at the expense of the applicant's, to be determined by arbitration,  and   shall   upon   the expiration ..of. such;  year's notice pay to the applicants in ad  -_?alcy1a<.ihg'"t.he "Y&'gPag-g/pf'of'it^ ;pf "tlie":  /rai'lAvay #5_e<��_. f{caiis pfcfesipife irxjipiyihp,  dat&pOi -such iassunin|):bi:at'i/'iiird" tikdeVyeai'S"'  "fto\n Xtyid . ,a!t&i*Y. she: _ilavt-Y pf," siulh  7'assiinq#!i0n;/!.ti.id/'��,|ts.h. i'ijjqtpf.eJ.iS7e;f)irot4|ft"'  -,so' 'tp-.be paid -shall'be?"*c|eeuieH: ,ton-: ifcehilfe:  ���a]l''Jfi'pj't^%^itefitfe';a:ij4 #l��VJWrt.i.tges,"/coiir;  _e;rredY'uiE_|r" *3tev^ by  (lilfeB;^$aV " .  .   '      " - "    " "   .  IB. 'The decision' ol the City 'Engineer  vvith. _esi_ _c_ to' tlie provisions" of Siibriec-  tioup ":lt" "rta," '"'liy *%*' "J,Y .and "N" of  sfictibht\vo;(S)of,thiJj^y-ia\v^lvft||' b^'flua]'  aiid' eojjcki-sf Ve, sit-bjedb- only ,te ajipfeal to  t.he���<ltty Coilndl;,. ,;.i,-nd: slipuld aiiy^dlspuJC'.  :arise befevfeen the City iind th&��^)j>ft'Ca^i-ts, ,j  Avith. reference to tlieeaii-Dying out, of apy  otlier  pOftion   or   portions  of  the provisions of this By-laAV, pr should tliere be  an, apijetli. from, the decision of . tlie Olf>y  Ifiijgiiieer 'xfith respect   to fejie 'ftai'ryiug  out of any  other  portion or partioiis -of  =--i,e-'provisi-Us=of^l.J5^B^  dispute oi' appetil shall 'be settled,  by ai'-  bitration, ancl sttch ar'bi^ration  shall  be  conducted, by tliree arbitrators, one to be  chosen by each of the parties _here.to_ and  the third to be aiipointed  by tlie tAvo so  chosen   as  aforesaid.     In   the  event of  either party hereto tailing, neglecting or  refusing to choose an  arbitrator for  fifteen days after being requested  in .writing   by   the other   party to do So, then  the   party    avIto   makes    such    request  shall    appoint   the   arbitrator   for   ancl  oil   behalf'   of; the  party  so 'fulling, neglecting   or refuKing  as aforesaid,   and  in   the   further'   CA'eiit  of  tlie  said   tAvo  arbitrators  being unable   or  falling   to  agree upon the said third  arbitrator for  one   week   after   their  appointment,  or  the appointment of the one of them a\*1i,o  \Ajis last appointed, then  such   third arbitrator  shall   be chosen and  appointed  by the Chief Justice for the time being of  the  Supreme  Court  of tlie Province of  British Columbia, or in   the event of the  Chief Justice being sick, absent from  the  province or otherAvise unable or  refusing  to act,theu sucli third arbitrator shall be  appointed   by tlie   senior judge   of   said  court.    The decision or aAvard of any two  of the said arbitrators shall be final, such  arbitration to lie   in other   respects   governed by the provisions  of the  Arbitration   Act, Chapter !) of   the British   Columbia  Statutes  ofVl<S..7,   or its  amendments.  II. Any. person or persons Avho shall in  any Avay or manner wilfully obstruct the  i'rec   passage of  cars on. and   along   the  track or  tracks   upon   any of   tin; applicants' lines of raihvay sliall lie liable upon  conviction   before the City   Police .Magistrate, the Mayor or any Justice or.) ustiees  of the Peace-having jurisdiction, to aline  hot.exceeding tAventy   dollars and   costs  for each offence and in default of payment  of  said, line: and  costs  to be imprisoned in any police station or lock-up  house  in the said City for a period  not exceed  ing tAveuty-one days, unless such penally  and costs shall have been sooner paid.  15. The City Avi 11 not, during the currency of this franchise grant any permit  or franchise to any person or persons or  corporation for the operation of "a street  car system iu the City, or in any \vjiy  authorize the construction of a street  raihvay system by any other perspiipr  persons or corporation.  10. The City hereby consent to this By-  laAV being ratified   by   the Legislature pf  the Province of British Columbia, anil so  long as the  applicants  comply Avjth  the  terms of this By-la av will not consent to,  nor approA'eof, or confirm, or .ill any way  assist aiiy  other  party  or  company  or  corporation iu obtaining  from the Legislature any   rights or priA-ileges to, enter  upon or occupy any of "the streets  ofthe  City of Nelson  for the purpose of operating a street raihvay system.    The cost of  legislation   to be paid  by the applicants..  17. All provisions of this By-law shall  apply to any.extension of this. railw_ay  beyond the  limits  of  the City, or  auy  line or lines acquired,  OAvned,  cputrqlled  or operated Avith or adjoining a/city jipp  or lines when such streets or routes cpjiie  Avithin the limits of the City of Nelson,.  IS. All    rights   and   privileges .under,  this  by-hiAV may  be transferred tp  and  become A'ested in a company  to be formed and  organized by the applicants and  their associates, and such; transfer .and7a]l V  benefits   and  obligations arising   under Y  this By-law shall be transferred to the .staid  company, Avhieh shall .thereupon /become  and be liable in the place of the.applicants  for  the proper carrying put aiid .fnJfl.Y/'-  ment of this By-law.--.-'  19. Nothing0in this By-laAV shall be  construed as giving..the. applicants any-  right to utilize or dispose of POAA'er for  any other purpose than, the .operation of  their raihvay or, incidental thereto, or to  permit any person or corporation supply-/  ing them with: power to ���..have', any such  rights. ' V   Y '���'.".'/' Y'-:/V'  20. A  contract  embodying /the, pre.-'..  visions  hereof, and. a co.\rfiuant   on/the /.  part of the applicantsTtp eqnfqrii!/.tQ;_anflY  fidfil all the matters and provisions, hereby required of them, shall be._dra:wn/.and  shall be executed by the city and th^,applicants  AA-itlnn four (4):mqnths -fjuQniithe'y.  passing of this by-law..  21. in this By-laA\' tlie expi-ession^Qity/' 0  shall niean the City of !VW^nv},.^jGity :/  Council" the City. Opiihcal-pf ^.the! Cjt^^/Y  Nelson; "City.Bugjiip._i.',"-.-biie/Ei\gin^i:pt''.'  "-,: betAA'een Stanley^id/Koo^c'!^  !' ��� the Fast half of hpt&Mfoeli hly.bhmbn"^:J--  the Etist half Of -WO^B-pok IpTpu^loifi  day, tlie 29th day "of *Mky-tn��i&ii%] "ttfi%8&  o'clock in the ioreuOOifi     - ..-"_". .i  jf. m mM$@inm, mty^kriiy." ���  ^ Nelson, ti. 9^Mpf^it.ymy''      \'  %?.���  _3'X'-__i^.*^^   I*-*****- <?)      44;  A By-law .to rai>!_ toil . thqiisaitd JfiiteS  ($10,000.00) for -h# ei-ection- of piffilfc  buildings.  owners of at least one-tenthof the Value  of the' real property4-iiJ2i-3.,aa^(l-.^Git|,,j��s  sh'OAA-n by tlfe./la^ reyisetl Aj^^in'ijvt  Boll,, reipiesting tlifr.s^kj <_qiMiciI ^o��*��r*>*-  difce a By-laAV to raise the stiiu ,pf.. ,.fc_fl,  tliousaiul il-PlJai's ($^aog;g(U_,fofi,%nsi��ur'-  pose  of erecting ��l.-nblip! l^li|.fihg_S ii\^h,e  City of Nejspn or/or,extej'diii|f !u.--jijj[ *hp*  liroving the present buiidings.  And, Whereas, ibis deemed expedient  to borrow the said snip of ten /thousand  dollars ($lQ,0Q0.00),for the purposes aforesaid. . '_  And, AVJibreas, t'h'_..\\_K_tlu anipultt.of  the rateable land.of -ho.saidipiby, ac*cord-  iug to the last revised, Assessinenti-Rplh  is eight hinuiiied and six thousand.-CigHt  hundred and seventy dpllaj'S ($__G,8IQ,0P):  And. AVlioreas, it Avill be neeessai.y to  raise annually by rate the sum. of. eight  hundred and sixty dollars ($SQ0.ttG.) for  paying the said debt audJntecest:  Noav, Therefore, the Municjipal Gou?Jcil  of the Cor|)oration of the.City of -kelson  enacts as folloAVs:  1.  It shall and may bo  laAvful  for the  -tfayor of the Corporation of the  City- of  Nelson to borrow, upon the credit'of tlie  said Corporation, by way-of  theVDebentures hereinafter  menijionedj franaY-Hiy  person or persons, body or bodies Cop-f^i*-  ate, Avho may be "Avilling to advance the  same as a loan, a sum of money, not exceeding in  the Avhole,  the   sum   of ten  thousand dollars ($10,000.00), and to cause  all such sums so raised or rtjeeived to be  paid into the hands of the treasiu-er of  the said Corporation, for the pM-pase-aud G  THE TRIBUNE:   NELSON, B.C.,  FRIDAY,  MAY 19,  1800.  Avith the object hereinbefore recited.  2. It shali lie lawful for the Mayor of  the'said Corporation to cause any number  of Debentures to lie made, executed and  issued for such sum or sums as may be  required .for the purpose and object-  aforesaid,' not exceeding, however, the  sum of ten thousand  dollars (S| .'.<!.m.rO)  each of the said Del ten I  denomination   of  one  ($1000.00), and all such  lie sealed Avitli the   seal  II i*i  P.  Ir f,p ���  I sir  ������iii  .'-������J  Si  It  vl  ures Wring of i he  iliousand   dollars  Debeiifui'cs shall  of tho  Corporation and signed by the .Mayor thereof.  :}. The said debentures shall   bear date  the tAventieth day of July A.D.   IS'JJt. mid  shall be made  payable   in   tAventy years  from tlie said date,  iu  laAvful   money of  Canada,  at   the  ofiice  of   the   Hank   of  Montreal in Nelson aforesaid, Avhicli said  place of payment shall be designated  by  the   said    Debentures,' and    shall    have  ��� attached to them   coupons, for   the   payment of interest, and   the   signatures   to  the    interest    coupons    may    be   either  Avritten, stamped, printed or I i tog rap lied.  4. The said   Debentures   shall   bear interest at the rate of five per centum  per  annum from the date thereof, which interest shall be payable semi-annually at  sakDoflice  of the  Bank  of Montreal   in  iNelsou   aforesaid,   in    laAvful    money   of  Canada,on the' tAventieth day of .January  and tAventieth day of July respectively,  in each -year during the currency thereof,  audit shall be expressed  in said Debentures and coupons to be so payable.  ���   5. It shall be laAvful  for the  Mayor-of  ���sakl Corporation to negotiate and sell the  said .Debentures or any of them   for  less  than par, but in   no  case  shall   the  said  Debentures or any of them be negotiated  or   sold    for   less   than   ninety-live   per  centum of their face value, including the  cOst of negotiating  and   sale,  brokerage  and all other incidental expenses.  0. There shall be raised and  levied in  each year  during  the  currency  of said  Debentures the sum of live hundred dollars ($500,00) for the payment of interest  and the sum of three hundred and sixty  .������'dollar's ($3(50.00) for the payment of the  debt due under the said Debentures by a  rate sufficient therefor on all the rateable  land'in-the said Municipality.  * ���/T.YIt,shall be laAvful for  the Municipal  'Council'to"re-pu.relnisc. any   of the said  Debentures upon such terms  as  may be  agreed   upon   Avith the  legal  holder  or  holders   thereof,   or   any   part  thereof,  either at the time of sale or any subsequent tiiiie or times, and all  Debentures  so. re-purchased shall   forthAvith  be can-  1!^l^-_'i-i,ifi fi'_5|l-.^|;rpyY��t1 i�� /Itii=clinCYfiSf4i_^|i ^in:e_< -ci--f|  Ji .i,-..m_t'tirnrvi:ii'iT^fl i\t-���   cilf'i   ���l^llllf'r''  lllW* J^-A'B-Ja  i/1^!:if_|y^ irnS..  *"f��^^^t6e^OpOSe4 3%?-^i_V, (i-feii't^lteb-.i  7-l?^tlievH.'Qt%'.'^t��tl'ii_'"' Sfujllcq-Jali'ty _AJ_il^���Ytk>.  ^m^&ijM bJytlii'l'hks'k 'Viyard #, fcii^-tipe-HallY  My^h^e^hhk ^ti-Mt:" Fbv- fhk '"Sfp^^arM ;  5 :!_.-4-^fle^if cc_ #ie'r_xch^iji<5i--<i'pl'_i: "M. hlng  _. ^v.i-^._..-  . ���   .,-���_������._... *     ..... .... -^kav  itena-y  .... ,SPVv,lo .iv.-- .��v ,..,,..^.-....v.-. ���~~���n-���.v. ���,.,B|jo��;k<  r>^jf ^-i^feii-eia^" $hV "280 of ��$Iky( instant"  ''lf'-Hit#��*.clQ^ "y"'".  "     '������  "���(��� ���'���'������ ��* "'"-;,_S.'STlU:CliAN,;C!l;r'Ql'crk.  K;-fe ii_ty "ibtb,. iso&v ���;" / -,.. .���;.  the said Corporation to cause any number of Debentures to be made, executed  and issued for such sum or suins as may  be required for the purpose and object  aforesaid, uot exceeding, liOAVeA'er, the  .sum of thirty thousand dollars ($���''(),-  (!()().()()), each of the said Debentures  being of the denomination of one thousand dollars ($1,000.00), and all such Debentures shall be scaled Avith the seal of  the Corporation and signed by the Mayor  thereof.  .'5. The said Debentures shall bear date  the tAventieth day of .Inly, A. I). 1S!)0,  and shall be -'made payable in tAventy  years from the said date, in laAvful  money of Canada, at the ofiice of the  Bank of Montreal in Nelson aforesaid,  Avhieh said place of payment shall be designated by the said Debentures, ami  shall have attached to thein coupons for  the payment of interest, and the signatures to the interest coupons may be  either Avritten, stamped, printed or lithographed.  ���I. The said debentures shall bear interest at the rate of five per centum per  annum from the date thereof, which interest shall be payable semi-annually at  said office of the Bank of Montreal in  Nelson aforesaid, in lawful money of  Canada, on the tAA'ontieth day of January  and the twentieth day of July respectively, in each year during the currency  thereof, and it shall be expressed in said  Debentures and coupons to be so payable.  '.. it shall be laAvful for the Mayor of  said Corporation to negotiate and sell the  said Debentures or any of them for less  than par; but in no case shall the said  Debentures or any of them be negotiated  or sold for less than ninety-live per centum of tlieir face value, including the cost  of negotiating and sale, brokerage and all  other incidental expenses.  ('). There shall be raised and levied in  each year during the currency of said  Debentures the sum of fifteen hundred  dollars ($1,500.00), for the payment of interest and the sum of one thousand and  eighty dollars ($1,080.00), for the payment of the debt due mider the said Debentures by a rate sufficient therefor on  all the rateable land in the said Municipality.  7. It shall be lawful for the said Municipal Council to repurchase any of the  said Debentures upon such terms as may  be agreed upon with the legal holder or  holders thereof, or any part thereof either  at the time of sale or any subsequent time  or times, and all Debentures so repur-  /clni*?.��!"���ShallifgrtkAyith^be ^cancelled* .'aiid*;*  7de#bif^l"s��JA'' -"-**-*-"** --<-'������ v-wx^ii-:.-Jis  :Cl__-ipy&'.j-U'i^  s"p aepilrcha^ed "ffeh all^be^in ado ��. in* .con.se.-.  ^-Mmj^  iiCORfORMON OP TBI Mi. O^Hf��$0N  zB^^Xj-eyftr asro. 4��  A By-Law to raise thirty thousand,  dol-  lats ($30,000.00) to  extend the Water  '   WorksSystem.  Y^A-liereasr Ji-Beti tiondiasJieei i-jareiSeuted^  IY4  li!  vH  ll.r  f!  k  IU  io-  ���to the Municipal Council of the Corporation of the City of Nelson, signed by the  o^ytiers of at least one-tenth of tlie A'alue  ���''��� of the real property of the said City (as  sliOAvit by tlie last assessment roil)', requesting the Said Council to introduce a  I3y-LaAV to raise the sum of thirty thousand dollars ($-10,000.00) for the purpose  ' of* extend ing the Watei-AVorks System of  the said City.  '   And Whereas, it is deemed  liecessilry  ���''{.ircVexpedient to extend tlie Watei'VA'orks  SystoTiioJ' th - City of Nelson for tlie con-  ��� veuieuce of the citizens and I'or fire protection.  Aiid Whereas, it is expedient  to  bor-  ' vdxv the said  sum  of   thirty  thousand  dollars    ($30,000.00)    for   .the    purposes  ..afbi'esaid,  /   And  "Whereas,   the   Avhole amount of  the rateable land of the said City, according to the last revised Assessment lloll,  .-'is eight hundred and six thousand, eight  Inmdred and'soven ty dollars ($800,870.00).  And-Whereas,  it .will -be requisite.to  ��� i'liise annually: by   rate the sum  of tAA*o  thousand liA'e hundred and eighty dollars  ��� ($208O.OO) for paytug the said   debt and  ���interest.   ��� ���        ,  Noav therefore, tlie Municipal  Council  of the Corporation of the City of Nelson  . enacts*as follows :  :.:   1. It shall and may be laAA'ful  for the  Mayoi' of the Corporation of the City of  -Kelson to borroAA', upon the credit of  the  '.said Corporation, by way of the  Debcn-  ?,-.Pjre,s  hereinafter  mentioned, .fro'in any  persoi,! or persons, body or bodies corporate, who may be Avilling  to  advance the  HSjs.uae.a. a loan, a sum of  inoiiey not.ex-  sCReding in.the Avhole- the. sum   of thirty  thousand    dollars    ($ _0,o6o.00),'  and    to  pause all such sums so raised  oi' received  .,tO be paid info the hands of the Treasurer  ��� of the said. Corporation, i'or the purposes-  ami,     with    the ' objects   . hereinbefore*  ji/ecited.  i shall be lawful for  the  Mayor of  (c ...Talie-hotfee'that.- the,. above is: ^."tr|i���e  ."C'Opy-.of /tlie.pro^o.s'edf J?y4a>A^ nppn tydiiclx  Zllie atote of the .3��tiniCiipallty will be. taken,,/  ��fo.r*blie M'k$t %Tiixd:.kt"]ih.k" 'Fine- .fiall, ^i,-  .Jpsefyh^ieii-treet^fbi'.tlie W^esb' Wal'sV,at-.'  ;the.'4rtiee;',of �� the, X&xei.eijn--_ ��,oJc\.J|!in:'i:ngi  , Coiiipanyqii*th.e2^o.rtl^^ideb:fl|a^ '  "betAA'-iu' 'Stahi^ ra:i\(:}-''i_.poten'��'y ;S}.re(4s  "Oh the*East jaillf of Lot���_���, Block il pn.^  Mpliday the1 ?Q-b day of M^y iirist.antf. at-'  S b'elock in the forenpon.  3. %. STRACHAN, .Olty CIavk.  Nelson, __, Cv-May lt>th, 1899,  MRPORATidN OF T1IE GUY OF ilELSJW  afViresaid, not exceeding, hoAA*ever. the  sum of lifteen thousand dollars ($15.-  000.00): each of the said Debentures being of the denomination of one thousand  dollars ($1000.00), and all such Debentures shall be sealed Avith the! seal of the  Corporation and signed by tlie Mayor  thereof.  '!. The said Debentures shall bear date  the tAventieth day of July. A.D. 1S99, and  _s11:111 be made payably in tAventy years  from the said date, in hnvful money of  Canada, at the office of the Bank of Montreal in Nelson aforesaid, Avhieh said  place of payment sliall be designated by  the said Debentures, and shall have attached to them coupons for the payment  of interest, and the signatures to the interest coupons may be either Avritten,  stamped, printed or lithographed.  ���I. TIkj said Debentures shall bear interest at the rate of five per centum per  annum from the date thereof, Avhieh interest shall be payable semi-annually at  said ollice of the Bank of Montreal in Nelson aforesaid, in liiAvful money of Canada,  on the tAventieth day of January and the  twentieth day of July, respectively, in  each year during the currency thereof,  aud shall be expressed iii said Debentures  and coupons to be so payable.  5. it shall be laAvful for the Mayor of  said Corporation to negotiate and sell the  said Debentures or any of them for less  than par; "but in no case shall the said  Debentures or any of them be negotiated  or sold for less that, ninety-fiA'c per  centum of their face value, including the  cost of negotiating and sale, brokerage  and other incidental expenses.  (5. There shall be raised and leA'ied in  each year duriug the currency of said  Debentures the sum of seA'en hundred and  fifty dollars ($750.00) for the payment' of  interest and tlie sum of fh'e hundred and  forty dollars ($510.00) for the payment of  the debt due under the said Debentures  by a rate sufficient .therefor on all the  rateable land in the said Municipality.  7. It shall be laAvful for tlie said Municipal Council to repurchase any of the  said Debentures upon such terms as may  be agreed upon AA'ith the legal holder or  holders thereof, or any part thereof,  either at the tiiiie of sale or any subsequent time or times, and all Debentures  so re-purchased shall forthwith be cancelled and destroyed, and no re-issue of  Debentures so re-purchased shall be made  in consequence of such-re-purchase.-:  8." This By-laAV sliall take 'effect on the  first day of'June, A.D. 1S99.    /  BTjr-x.-AVW* Drsre% _s��  A By-law to raise lifteen thpusand dollars ($1.5jOOO.0O) to extend, and impiWe  /pk-ctei^Light System:,  lereas, a petition lias' been presOntecl"  to the Municipal Council of the Corpora<-  tio.it of the City of Nelson, signed by" the  OAvners of at least one-tenth of the Value  of the real"property in the said City, as  shown by the last revised Assessment.  Boll, requesting the said Council to introduce a, By-law to raise the sum of  fifteen thousand dollars ($15.000.100), for  the purpose of extending and improving  the ISieeti.c Light works system and  plant in the City of Nelson.  And, Whereas, it is -deemed 'expedient  to bori'OAV the said ���sum of fifteen thousand dollars ($15,0.00,00), for tlie purposes  aforesaid :  And, Whereas, the whole amount of  the rateable land of the said City, according' to the last revised Assessment Roll, is  eight hundred and six thousand eight  hundred and seventy dollars ($80fi,S70.00).  And,'Whereas, .ib will be necessary to  raise annually by rate the sum of oiie  thousand tAvo hundred and niue1,y dollars  ($1290.00) for paying the said debt and  interest.  Noav, Therefore, the Municipal Council  of the Corporation ofthe Citv of Nelson  enacts as foiloaA's:  1_ It sliall and may be lawful'for the  Mayor of the Corporation of the City of  Nelson to'borrow,, upon the credit of the  said Corporation, by Avay of the Debentures hereinafter mentioned, from any  person or persons, body or bodies corporate, who may be Avilling to adA'ance the  same as a loan, a sum of money not exceeding, in the Avhole, the sum of fifteen,  thousand dollars ($15,000.00), and to  cause all such sums so raised or received  to be paid into the hands of the treasurer  of the said Corporation, for. the purpose  and AA'ith the/object hereinbefore recited.  2. It shall be la av ful for the Mayor of  the said Corporation to cause any number of Debentures to lie made, executed  and issued for sucli sum' or .sums as nia.y  lie required  for the  purpose and   object j  ���^jfth^W WktTWaitd, "af  -Ire^lficQ $f rtlife.B^hfequei^XJphi;. pKrfing.  ��doin#*y�� cm-ife MHth "sife _of"_Bak&r'  ."Street,-"be^yeeu/ ,%���n:]|jy";a,ikl  ivop't/enay  &tVe:^ts/"/oh-^��^li-eJlast, haff' ofil-ipi "9; "Bloc I _  ilv:CH,_ -Mphday' fe-/29-_!t/da^' <H'"aia'y in-  'staiit ^"'S p'e:ldek_"dri/|he forenod'ji.-  '" \t. \S,X.,iM$ABH:A^,,.City Clerk.  . .^el?ou,���B/ &May; ffithyi'SgO-.    ; ,  ^ORpSfttoii-'oi-'-Tiii 4iW- tfF'tepJii  :.. The said Debentures shall bear date  the tAA-entieth day of July, A.D. 1899, anil  shall be ma.de payable in tAventy years  from the said date, in la.Avful money of  Canada, at the office of the Bank of Montreal in Nelson aforesaid, Avhicli said place  of ]layment sliall be designated by the  said Debentures, aud shall have attached  to them coupons for the payment; of interest, and the signatures to the interest  coupons inaA' be either Avritten. stamped,  printed or lithographed.  1. The said Debentures shall bear interest at; the rate of five per centum por  annum from the date thereof, Avhieh interest shall be payable semi-annually at  said ollice of the Bank of Montreal in Nelson aforesaid, in laAA'ful money of Canada,  on tin; tAventieth day of January and  tAventieth day of July, respectively, iu  each year during the currency thereof,  and it shall be expressed in said Debentures and coupons to be so payable.  5. It shall be lawful for this Mayor of  said Corporation to negotiate and sell the  said Debentures or any of them .for less  than par; but in no case shall the said  Debentures or any of them be negotiated  or sold for less than iiineby-liA'e per centum of their face A'alue, including the cost  of negotiating and salt!, brokerage and  all other incidental expenses.  (i. There shall be raised and levied in  each year during tlie currency of said  Debentures the sum of seven hundred  and fifty, dollars ($750.00) for the payment of- interest, ��� and the sum of five  hundred and forty dollars ($510.00) for  the payment of the debt due under the  said Debentures by a'rate sufficient therefor on all the rateable land in the said  Municipality. c  7. it shall'bo lawful for the said Municipal.Council to re-purchase any of the  said Debentures upon' such terms as may  be agreed upon Avith the legal holder or  holders thereof, or any part thereof,  either at the time of sale or any subsequent time or times, and all Debentures  so re-purchased shall be fortliAvith cancelled and destroyed, and no re-issue of  Debentures so re-purchased shall be made  in consequence of such re-purchase.,,  8. This-By-laAV shall take effect on the  first day of June, A.D. 1899.  NOTICE.  Take notice that the aboAre is a true  copy of the proposed By-laAV upon AA'hich  thoovoto of the Municipality Avill be taken  for the East Ward at the 'iri re Hall on  Josephine street: for the AVest Ward at  the office of the  -Exchequer Gold/Ml n ing  qt,l^ST^^fI,^"Si|.y"3Cfcf% ry  -( N^siihi'O^C^ay^ilTitisaii^.-Y o .'.;���_  JU&tn a^a,���fo^u^XUJ^^JC.*..."^ ^..l-M....... "  ���B'_r-__i__YW' _src_*f_ sb  A iiyda-AA- to false lifteen thohsajal doi*  "lars ''(fl5U0.O3' to ext_ud the SeAVerage  Hys/tehi,   ������'���'���  Whe/reas,a petitjou signed by tlieoAV-n,-  ers* of/at leiist oue-tenth of the value of  the real property in the City of Nelson  fas shown by the last revised Assessment  Roll) has been presented to the Municipal  Council Of the Corporation of the City .of  ^%lson^retlu(.sting^tlie=said=Couiieil,= to^  introduce a By-kiAA' to raise the sum of  fifteen thousand dollars ($15000.00) for  the purpose of extending the Sewerage  System.of tlie said City,  And Avhereas it is deemed expedient to  llorroAV tlie said sum of fifteen thousand  dollars ($15000.00) for the purposes a foresaid,  Alid Avliereas tlio whole amount of the  rateable land of tlie said City, according  to the last revised Assessment Roll, is  eight hundred and six thousand eight  hiilidired and seventy dollars ($8a(>,870,00):  And AA'hereas It will be necessary to  raise annually by rate the sum of twelve  hundred and ninety dollars ($1290.00) for  paying the said debt and interest:  Now, therefore, the Municipal Council  of the Corporation of the City of Nelson  enacts as folloAvs:  1, It shall aud .may be lawful for tlie  Mayor of the Corporation of the City  of Nelson to borrow, upon the credit  of the said Corporation, 1-5'- AA'ay of  the Debentures hereinafter mentioned,  from any person or persons, body or  bodies corporate, who. may be Avilling  to advance the same as a loan, a  sum of money not exceeding, in the  whole, the sum of fifteen thousand  dollars ($15000.00), and to cause all such  sums so raised or received to be paid into  the hands of the treasurer of the said.  Corporation, for the purpose and with the  object hereinbefore recited.  2. It shall be laAA'ful for. tlie Mayor'of  the said Corporation to cause any number of Debentures to be made, executed  and issued for such, sum or sums as may  be required for the purpose and object  aforesaid, not exceeding, hoAvever, tlie sum  of fifteen thousand dollars ($15000.00):  each ofthe said -Debentures being of the  denoininabion of one thousand doilars  ($1000.00), and all such Debentures sliall  be sealed with the seal of bhe Corporation and signed by the Mayor thereof.  ^l^y^AFwJttsi-'C)..   43  A33y��faw_:r��spee_ti.ng *be= *esfaiMi'd4nieM  (" 'pf-Gokeyaud^a^ mtofc. "hi/the/ '<W-.of  YXelWn,   ;-:���-���" ".    ���������������.���������;.   ",-   ���   ":" -'.v  'Tfte'Slinii.cipal'C.oiii*mil -o_f''-hW.Cit^r 'of  kelson: enacts���aS'folloAvs:    .  ;i., Wi.   %. Pe&rsop*  \t.   K.   pearsYm,  .Tumor, L, D., Merrifeld and XT/West-1  cptt^.horeiiiaf te.1 called the Com;pT.nyj are  hereby, granted the ; riglity subjfeet to,  tlie terms:, cOnditiOijs and 'proviso. h��i*o-  inafter contained, which tei'ins, coii-  dlitions and. provisos dud the due ftil-  fibiient thereof are to be taken as' epn-  dttious precedent to the enjoyment of the  rights and privileges hereby giunted. to  erect, constritet, maintain and opei'.'vte  -JaB^-oi'ks-AA'i tliiu-tll edim i ts=o;!iYthe=.Cit>^  p:f Nel-son, and to lay doAvtu re-lay, coii-  nectj dise<.miect and repair al] pipes  along,, through and under tlie streets,  alleys, grounds, bridges and thoroughfares of the said City of Nelson, tliat  Jnay be necessary for supplying gas to  tlie consumers tliei'eof, and. erect any  pillars, lamps or other Avorks, and. do all  other things AA'hich the Company shall  deem necessary for supplying gas to the  i.iha'1-it..nt.s. of Corporation.-.of the sakl  City Of ^SYilson aforesaid,��and doing as  little ifaniage as* may be ifi the execution  of the powers hereby granted.  2... The Company before erecting sucli  pillars, lamps or other AA'orks and doing  such other things whieli the Coiiqniny  shall deem necessary for supplying gas to  tho inhabitants of tlie City, shall make  application to tho City Council for permission, so to do naming the street or  streets, alley or alleys, or other place  along, through or mider which they desire to erect such pillars, lamps or other  works, or do such other things Avhicli the  Company may deem necessary,and before  X-roceediug in, any way Avith any of such  Avorks shall receive the approA'al of the  City Couucil.  3. The laying doAvn or re-laying of any  pipes or mains along, through and under  the streets, alleys, grounds, bridges and  thoroughfares of said City and erection  of any pillars, lamps or other AVorks and  the doing of all other things which the  Company shall deem necessary shall not  be commenced until a plan thereof sIioav-  ing the location, position and style of  such pipes, pillars, lamps, . Avorks and  things the Company deem necessary,  shall have been submitted.to and approA'ed by the City Engineer. And the location, position and. style of such pipes or  'mains, pillars, lamps/ Avorks and other  things .shall'conform,-".to and agree AA*ith.  the plans approved bytlie City 1-iigineer.  4. The   Company   shall   within  sixty  days from the final passage of this By-  laAV (unavoidable casualities of the sea  and fire not preA'enting) commence to  construct, erect and establish Coke and  Cns AVorks and buildings adequate to  the supply of gas Avithin the limits of the  said City of Nelsou,and such construction,  erection and establishment shall be carried on continuously and diligently until  such AA'orks and buildings are completed  sufficiently to supply the demand for  gas, and Avithin six mouths from the final  passing of this By-laAV shall proceed as  the City l-iigineer may direct to lay the  requisite length of mains of an adequate  diameter, and shall on demand supply at  all times therefrom to all persons as hereinafter mentioned au adequate amount  of gas of good quality at the liouse, shop,  establishment, Avorks or residence; of the  person requiring the same. And the  Company shall within the period of (,avo  years from the passing of this Uy-laAV  expend upon the construction of the  Coke and Gas Works aiid the laying of  mains aforesaid, not less than the sum of  one hundred thousand dollars ($100,000.00)  or forfeit the rights granted under this  franchise.  5. The price of gas supplied by the  Company for lighting purposes shall be  controlled by the City Council, but, shall  in no case Avithout the consent of the  Company be less than $2.00 per thousand  feet or more than $3.00 per thousand  feet, and shall supply as much gas as  may be required for lighting the streets  Avithin the limits aforesaid Avithin fifty  feet of any main laid by the Company,  and shall supply the corporation AA'ith  gas for power purposes if required at a.  price not to exceed $1.00 per 1000 feet,  gas for cooking of heating purposes shall  be supplied at not more than $2.00 per  1000 cubic feet of gas,and gas required for  poAver by any person or corporation  other than the City shall be supplied at  not   more than $2.00 per 1000 cubic   feet.  (i. The Company shall, subject to the  proA'isions hereinafter contained, on demand, introduce into and through the  Avails or enclosures of a house, shop,  establishment or residence of any person  requiring the same, a proper service pipe  Avith stop cock and furnish "a gas meter if  required for accurately measuring the  supply of gas to the person requiring the  same ab a fair market price not exceeding for all the sum of $.15.00, and sliall  keep such service pipe aiid gas .meter iu  proper order and repair, provided that it  shall not lie compulsory on the Company,  to'-furnish or introduce the same as aforc-  tion and keeping in repair of eA'ery main,  scaa'ci' or any other Avork in respect of  this By-laAV and the conA'eying of gas or  seAvage through such   mains and  seAvers.  13. If at any time in the opinion of the  City Council the profits on the gas sold  in the City be excessive the Company  shall submit to arbitration the question  of the prices charged for gas supplied  and sliall produce their books and other  papers for inspection and the prices of  gas supplied for all purposes shall be reduced as the City Council shall direct,  according to the rate decided by such  arbitration, but not; in any case to reduce  the Company's prolits under 15 per cent  per annum on the gas business, such arbitration to be conducted under the provisions of the Arbitration Act, being  chapter!). 1S97 of the British Columbia  Statutes and Amending Acts.  II. The City shall have the right on  the expiry of ten years from the date of  the passing of this |}y-laAV to tako over  and own the aforesaid Coke and Gas  Works on a valuation lobe determined  by arbitration : the City and the Company to name each an arbitrator, and  they to name a third, and in the event of  them disagreeing on a. third the same to  be appointed by the Chief Justice of the  Province,'such arbitration to be conducted under the Arbitration Act, chapter 9,  1897 of the British Columbia Statutes or  its amendments, such A'aluation to be  based on the value."of the plant at the  time of transfer as a going concern, and  the A'alue of the Coke business established, but no A'alue sliall be determined as enuring to the Company by their  possessing tlie franchise to distribute  gas throughout the City.  15. The location of such AA'orks to be  approA'ed of by the City Council.  10. The rights, liberties and prndlegos  mentioned in this By-laAA', subject to  clause .14 shall be exclusiA'ely enjoyed  save as to the Coke Works by the Company for a period of tAventy-five years.  .1.7. A contract embodying the provi-  sons of this By-laAA*- and a covenant on  the part of the Company' to conform 'to  and fulfil all the matters and provisions  hereby required of them sliall be drawn  and shall be executed by the City and the  Company within sixty days from the  passing of this By-laAA'.  .18. in this By-laAV the expression  "City" shall meaii the "City of Nelson,"  '���City-Council" shall mean '"The/Municipal Council ofthe City of Nelson," "City  Engineer" shall mean "The Engineer of  of  the  City  of  Nelson", aiid -tlie   word.'-  ^ijpply- pfYga's: * b thQ,, W^ey^vl\ey^^eM  ",g&s.T��"..<^^^^ -Tt-a-T lijftyi  feet f-om;iuiX^4iia^^^^^  'pany- <to "feji-pijl.y. sifeh"feryii;e"��"]ij.|^/sioPi  .{fOclc, apfl j.&_Ci>i.. lor' "the : pi-ice /a&SA%  uiehjioimd ijj ,add.iti���0ti/to�� -a-kpxu not j?,.--  ..ceeding $'i..00.a i'oobVoh each, 'ffiot Of d'isn-  taiieu over and .j-ubq^crtlij- feAid/iifijy^feet,  ,(��� .8., W/ith. :_h.enp^mi.skai "of'/ litis' 1&ky  '' Council and; accordljig tp/]j'lans:lia.|)|)r.(|V'-ed^  by the "City/ ISngtheor .-mid- "und4t ��'h"fe  siiperA%i:pif iilie ''Cpiifpain'.V, "may ' if/found'  necessary make anyZs.eV'/eits .hat hiay "he  necessary for carry!tig oii the AA'aslithgs  and Avasfre liquid!, which may apse,In the  making of gas, alid fo'fr thepiii^fo.^ aforesaid1 may reniOA*e and raise aiHiiab-rial iu  such streets and bridges, ami. tfiey i.u\y  ii:,i such streets/.do all "other act-,, -which  the Company sliall froiu, ftiine to titiie  deem .necessary for supplying gas to the  inhabitants Avitliiii, the limits specified in  the second section hereof, doing as little  damage as may be in the execiitionof the  7poAyqr_s hcreby_g_^ coni-  stiteels.  'the. .#'�� of J-o|%"S1i^k"  _���!���?_.. ~D _ "i- K^D   -Ol _ _..'l..DH��_.l W."�� .....I'*"* !..:_ -..&���. J.fl  pensation for any  damage that may be  done in tlie execution of such poAvei's.  9. Nothing herein contained sliall  authorr/.e or empower' the Company to  lay doAvn, or place any pipes or other  Works into, through Or against ally buildiug or any laud not, dedicated to public  use, Avithout the consent<_f the OAA'iiers or  occupiers thereof.  .1.0. Before., the 'Go.iMp.any proceed to  open or .break, up any street, bridge or  pavement they sliall give to the City I_u-  gineer Or other authority under whose  control of management the same luay be,  notice In Avriting of their intention to  open or break up the same, not less than  three clear days before beginning such  Avork, except in cases of emergency arising from defects in the pipes or other  Avorks, when immediate notice sliall be  given. No pipe, 'main, seAA'er, pillar,  lamp or other work or thing shall be  used by tho Company.,for any purpose  until they obtain from the City Engineer  a. certificate in Avriting that the same has  been erected or constructed to liis satisfaction.  11. When the Company open or break  up the road or pavement of any street  or bridge, they shall with all convenient  speed complete the work for AA'hich the  same shall be broken or opened up, and  shall fill in the ground, reinstate and  make good the road or paA'cmelit so opened or broken up and carry aAvay the rubbish, occasioned.thereby, and sliall at sill  times Avhen required Avhile any such street  or pavement shall be broken up, cause a  light sufficient for thoAvarning of passengers to be set up and maintained eA'ery  night during Avhichsanie sliall be opened  or broken up.  12. The Company sliall be liable for  and-.,shall indemnify tho City for all  .damages.arising out of the construction  aiid "operation'of their said Coke"and Gas  Works, including therein   the construe-  _ ___"   _.���  y..j\  Jvdfeon, B3C^lla*y"|0th, liM  ���__i-t__S!L-W_-3t ^JHE^ABBES.. " *. .;-.  n0;iNA.i).i;A'Sr .iske;i-F!l'(_Y':    "   "-    -  (1M.0 _' lS-bQT OV 'ltAli.*>yiA.V'S'l1K_jft')        "���"    "  'PiASK,o.iiRei;aiuiJ,iSYUil',(ai:iiili''),,furNill-iBt)n   lj-ii,v.o. . A'mve.  . iiiut ,l.tg\(-l^ftol_4.v.i<.n']^ 10-30:p*.in,  PaftScii^rriintljnVHil (driilj^j.foirSldijiin. -."..*  .  '"Oit.Av8ilVgi',to;ii, K(5w .Uguv-S t'lu'cev    , ���       "  IjVKsalifl SiiiwlBn ,"...,.;....7....!)00a.m.- 2:80__.ri'_.  -Pivsasiifeoi' [ijldliwUlfdaity j'tor KObSoii,  tl'i'ail and; 1'ioijSlijnd,,......",,.......". .0.4. run. 10/Si) p.m.  NJSJySON AN.) KpRT SfflCRPAftn.  (itfw KAS'j'jBX'b, AV.Aaasft, fSl'ftftBTA hooustoavn)  Piussuiig-i' arid livail (dally), for Spo-   Isqilvfc.     Arrh'Ci  ^=l_a,uo^-^-.^.=.=.=.F.,.==.-=.,,..,,.B.:.:K..^.:.^.&���t,ti^i0.a.iiii=o.3iiip.iiil=  PaiR-iiij-_��� and liuUl' (daily),, foi' Yinir;  SaJtnOi A\raiiut_'.nlidl'ti)S.,slaiid ..    ....il.lOrt.ni,    5.30 p.in.  (Trains leave Moiintriiii Si-'iiis. ��wt i>iid Hobson xtvtiol'v  fori,.' niinuicsiatci' than frotii Is'clsoii Ktatipn,)   '  ���     KASLO AND SijOCANT. ,  Passoligofanct niitil (daily ojcceptSun-   Lcaviqf.    ASrivo.  days), troiii Kaslo I'or AVliitCAA-atoi-,  MeGuiL'tui,  Three   F-i'ks,   Sandbu .  and Cody ...... .....8.00a.m.   ��.__._ pj.ni.  'PnssohJ-er and mail (daily oxcqjili Sun-  day), from Saiulqu tor K'nfll'o...,. ���!.__- p.nu 10.10 ft.iil.  STEAMBOAT TIME - TABIiES.'  (JA^'AniAN /PACIFIC.  dirt vrS i,ijAA*iOlAi.i,-s'n*{i:iCT AVHAitK) .  Strainer Ivolwincn (dfiily.except Snii-   IitiavV.     Arrive.  .My-., for Kokjtnuo ('reel.. Halfdui', ��  Pilot Bay. AinsAvortli nnd Kaslo 1.00p.m. Il.:i0a.rm>  Stcnnmr    _Moj*i<?   (leaA'Os    M5nd!ij'H,  'AA'odn.sdays,   Fridays niid"uppIavh  Tuesdays,   'I hursdays. Si  .   . .      Saturdays),  for Kootenay Lai_din_,r. where con-  iioetloii is made Avitli Crow's No.t  PaKsS riiilway ..  .. .8.00 a.m.   0.50 p.iii.  KOOTKN-AY llAHAVAV AND NAVIGATION e_i  (HOA'l'S LHAA'lrl llA'htrSrUKKT AV1IAUK)  Stcianier Inlcriiational (tlliiiy exfiept   l_eave.  Sundays), for Knkanco Creek, Unl-  fOur,   Pilot   Hay,  AinsAvorth   and  Arrive.  Kaslo   ..... -1.30p.m. I0.30a.nl.  MAILS   WILL   CLOSE   AT  KELSON  2itli,   1S99,  ON: AND   AKTEU    MONDAY;   APltU  ���:.*������; AS   FOLIiOAA'S:  Por Kuskonook. Creston, Moyie. Cranbrook.  Fort Steele, Fernie, and all points on Crow's  Noit Pass railway on Suitdaj's; Tnoi-days and  Thursdays at    ...8:00a.m.  for Slocan City, Silverton, Now Donver, Itose-  bery, Alamo, 'I hree Forks and Sandon, at 8:30 a.m.  For all points on Nelson & Fort Sheppard railway, ltossland. Spokane, Victoria, Vancouver,  Wjiinipeij, and all points in the'United. States  and ICastorn Canada al.. 8:45 a.m.  For Kokanee, Balfour, Pilot Hay, Ainsworth,  and ICaslo at  :..-.-.. 4:00 p.iii.  For Robson. Trail, Possland, Nakusp, Hovel-  stoke, Vancouver, Winnipeg, and all points  oast and west on the Canadian Pacific -railway at  ,.(_:00]..m.  OFFICE HOURS.  The postoflice is open from 7 a.m. till 10 p.m. eA'ery day.  The general delivery wickets aro open from 8 a.m. till 8  p.m. every c*ny except Sundays. The registration wicket  is open from 8:30 a.m. till 7 p.m. Tho money order and  savings Imnk: wicket is open from i) a.m. until 4 p.m.  ���7. A. GILKhUt, Postmaster.  Will buy 125 by 120 feet at the  souUiAvest. corne- of Vernon  and Park streets with im.' ���  pi'ovenienfs. One of tho best  residences in Nelson. Terms;  $2500 cosh; balance in six and  twelve months. Apply to John  Houston, Vernon St., Nelson.  '^?*��S^'SS_Si%f*:-.".*r.-."::::"-;

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