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The Nelson Tribune May 11, 1901

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Array Mineral.Production of British.Columbia in 1900  $16,407,645  Mineral Production of Kooteqay iq 1800  $10,562,032  NINTH YEAR  NELSON, B.C., SATURDAY MORNING, MAY 11,  1901  PRICE FIVE CENTS  THE BURNS-GOFF CONTEST  TWENTY   ROUNDS   AND   A   PROTESTED DRAW.  Burns Hits* for Half, tho^ Tight. and  Acts on the Defensive for ���  the Remainder.  While^awaiting the.-arrival of the  champions, the audience was entertained by several scraps of-minor  light. The Oklahoma,.. Kid, a* colored gent, had a three-round bout  with Dick Slug. The Kid slugged'  Dick, and was declared tbe better  man of the two. Billy Armstrong'  put on the gloves with Jimmy Ellis,  and in the second round .knocked  him* out. Wm. McBeath .and Ben  Chambers were the. next couple to  enter the ring,-and showed some  very pretty work.-���������'-��� *������  Shortly before 11 o'clock the  champions were announced. Both  men entered'. the ring in the pink  1 of condition, and from the plaudits_  with which they, were greeted it  was evident that they -had friends  amoug the spectators, who.w:'ere enthusiastic. Some delay was> experienced in arranging preliminaries  which accounted for the lateness of  the hour at which the start was  made. Burns was the, first to appear on the scene, accompanied by  his trainer. Five minutes later  Goff entered, supported by his  brother and* Billy Armstrong, and  promptly at 11 o'clock the gong  sounded and the champions went  through the formality of a friendly  shake. Dan Thomas acted as tjme  keeper and master of ceremonies  and Andy McAUan as referee.  There ��� was a big contingent over  from Rossland with whom Golf was  undoubtedly the favorite. Of the  light itself there.is not much to be  said. - It was only a sparing contest  and not the'best at-that. Tlie lighting was chiefly done by -Goff,. who  left"the "rufg'after^tho' 20th round'  without a scratch. Burns was bloodstained and- apparently done up.  The fightwas declared a draw amid  tho yelling protests . of the spectators.     .'���'.,.,  The contest in -rounds was as fol-  '* ���lows:.'. "'A'. *; '  First rbund���After some sparring Golf -clinched, and Burns went  down. Golf feeling for the other  fellow's weak:points and lands a  'heavy blow on the breast. Burns  led off'with the left and planted a  body blow;- Goffs falls from a well  directed blow, but Avas up again in  eight seconds, and gave a letter on  the breast,  Second round���Golf tries some  vicious blows but falls short, and  both men spar for an opening,  Burns getting iu a dangerous left,  .^ojffjiijts^oujilie^wind^and^again^on,  the face. Burns gave a slight body  blow with the right and again with  the left.*--A few slight blows.  Third round���Goff landed on the  cheek and clinched. Slight blows  exchanged.  Fourth round ���Goff more agress-  ive, landing three blows in suc-  cessioniand flooring his 'man, who,  however, was up again in six  seconds. A few hard blows exchanged, Golf playing on the wind  of the other, and scoring, a heavy  body-blow as time was called.  . Fifth round���Sparring and clinch.  Burhs lands heavy body blow with  right and again with leffc. Goff got  out of the way in time to save some  severe letters, but landed a heavy  one: himself..; Burns' left strongly  in evidence..  Sixth round���Goff lands hard  left.on Burns' jaw, followed by another, iu 'tlie same region. Both-  landed hea,vy blows and clinched.  Good sparring and another clinch.  Both apparently fresh when time  was called.  Seventh, round ��� Sparring and  clinch. Both strike hard and  clinch. Goff -plants heavy body  blow, follovved up another On face..  Burns lands a right and left ou  Golf's.countenance. Golf scores a  couple Of hard body strokes, aud  when, tiin e was called he had decidedly the best of it.    '  Eighth round-���Burns leads . off  With a stiff blow in the face, and  gets a hard, one back. Goff tries  with the left, but falls short.'Burns  gets in a breast blow with the left.  Goff hits hard on wind, and lands  on the cheek, staggering Jimmie.  The feature of the round was Golf's  play for Burns' wind.  "   Ninth rouud���Blows  excha nged  freely, but no advantage gained.  Tenth round���Ineffective ' blows  aimed by both men, Goff giving the  first hard punch, which landed on  the. face. This was followed up  with a succession of face blows.  Goff does all the fighting.  Eleventh round���Goff lands the  right on Burns' face. Burns hits  hard on left side. Exchange of  blows and clinch. Goff lands on  Jim's face and repeats the operation  twice, drawing first blood. Exchange of blows and clinch, during  which Burns hits amid cries of  "foul" and hissing. Burns had the  worst of this round.  Twelfth round.���This round was  altogether in favor of Goff, who did  all the fighting,, laudiug several  Inu'd blows.  Thirteenth round���Goff hits in  wind, and lands twice on face. Exchange of blows and -clinch, Burns  again hitting ih. grips and hissed.  . Umpire's decision called for, and  rules "no foul." Burns hits hard.  Honors divided. ,  ' Fourteenth round���Both men  sparring for wind, but no actual  business done.  Fifteenth round���Goff does all  the hitting, Burns acting oh the defensive and receiving two on the  jaw and three on the wind.  Sixteenth round���Sparring. Goff  gives body blows.  Seventeenth round���Goff lands on  face twice in succession.  Burns hits  with right on neck  and  receives a  -lefter. x '��� 7.   ,-.���*.,- .: .  Eighteenth round���Goff does all  the.hitting, Burns defending, but  no other work.  The next two rounds were somewhat like the last, Goff doing the  hitting and Burns the guarding.  There was very little betting, but  towards the close of- the contest  Goff's admirers were disposed to  put up some cash. It was not taken.  Printer Boy Meets Death at Rossland.  Rossland, May 10.���Edgar Petch,  a lad of 17 years of age, met his  death in a dramatic manner this  afternoon. In company with another lad of about the same age he  w.mton a picture taking expedition.  : While sauntering along Sheep creek  .JL'^.t,cJti saw a projectipglog from'the  cliff sixty feet above.and giving his  kodak to McLean he said: "I'll  climb up there and have you-take  my picture hanging from that log."  Quickly he clambered up the cliff  and made his way out ou the log.  Then he put his arms around it and  hung pendant over the chasm; McLean suapped the kodak and then  lie saw Petch endeavoring to get  back on the log but he had not  strength enough to do so. Next he  saw him falling and turning in the  air as he fell and he landed in some  logs sixty feet from where he had  fallen. When McLean reached him  he found blood oozing from his  nose and ear. He was stone dead,  the top of his skull being crushed  in. Petch was a printer's apprentice on the Rossland Miner and  was a steady reliable young man  mueh=respectedr^=He-was=the=prin=  cipal supporter of a widowed  mother.  United States Gets Them.  Vancouver, May 10.���[Special to  The Tribune.]���Remarkable ; evidence was adduced from Chinese  witnesses at the Oriental commission this afternoon, Charley Yip  Yuen, general secretary of the  Chinese Reform Association, said  that since January 200 Chinese have  been smuggled through v to the  United States from Vancouver and  surrounding districts. There was  an average of 100 Chinese per  month now. A great many Chinamen come from the Orient to  Canada who had no intention of remaining iu this country, but simply  billed their way through here in  order that they might escape across  the boundary line.  To Purchase Planta Island.  Vancouvk;:,, May 10.���[Special to  the Tribune.]���J. B. Rawlings; representing Seattle people, is here  with $40,000 with wliich to purchase Planta island , ou which very  rich samples of gold have recently  been found.  Fatal Explosion at Alberni-  Vancouver, May 10���[Special to  the Tribune.]���Leslie Jones was  killed and C. Davis fatally wounded  iu an explosion at the Monitor  mine, near Alberni, yesterday.  The houses iu heaven never need  any cleaning, but even there the  women angels will probably want  to change the furniture around.  The millennium is only another  name for the Noah family reunion.  NELSON WHOLESALE TRADE  BUSY WEEK IN EVERY BRANCH  OF   BUSINESS.  Largo   Orders   Coming   in  From  the  Lardeau Country and From  Boundary Points.  The week just closed has been a  busy one in the Nelson wholesale  trade, and indications are that business will increase in volume as the  season advances. Small fruits are  now coming in very freely and lire  meeting a ready market, while  standard goods are active. Travelers who have been over the,  Lardeau country in the interests of  the local wholesale houses, report a  decided improvement in business  and have had their appetites  whetted for greater exertions in  the future. That the district is  rich in minerals;must be admitted.  The. only thing that retarded  its 'development has been lack of  facilities for bringing the ores to  market. This want is now being  supplied by the letting of aeon-  tract to build a railway from Lardo  to Trout Lake, which will enable  several well developed; mining  properties to ship on a liberal scale  and give a great impetus to work.  People are flocking, into the new  Eldorado in anticipation of the  good times coming and merchants  are preparing for the rush; hence  their orders are on a more liberal  scale than heretofore, aud local  travelers are not slow to take advantage of the opportunity of doing  business and making new customers.  From-the Boundary country also  renewed activity is reported. The  smallpox scare has passed over, and  people are again settling down to  business. New smelters are being  spoken of, while those already existing are. increasing their capacity.  Then railway extension is a matter  bf certainty, which-gives- new-life  to trade.  Things are somewhat dead  throughout the Slocan, with the  exception of a few points.at which  money-making mines are in operation. But there is a general feeling  of better things to come. Then  there is the fact that the unlimited  credit system has been closed down  upon. Business is business now���  not mere speculation, which makes  the retailers more cautious in their  movements and the wholesalers  more secure. Local trade is good,  and money is becoming more easy.  The California Wine Company  have not shipped as extensively this  week as last, but they have orders  on file which go to show that business is brisk. Points supplied during the week were Thompson's  Landin g,=West=Robson ,=Phoenix,  Grand Forks,Slocan City and Ymir.  J. Cholditch & Co., shipped to  Kaslo, Ymir, Sandon, Slocan City,  Moyie, Cranbrook, Rossland, Greenwood, New Denver and Trout Lake.  The Mattress Company have had  all they can do to till orders during  the the week. Two new furniture  stores opening up in town have  added considerably to their local  trade, but nevertheless they managed to ship to Trout Lake, Revelstoke, Trail and Kaslo.  The Nelson Saw and Planing Mill  Company have sent 'out since Monday last large consignments of lumber to Kaslo, Grand Forks, Waneta  and other points. Local demand  slow. The mill has been closed  down pending the arrival of. some  large booms of logs, which are  every day expected to tie up here.  The Hudson's Bay Company have  filled orders ��� for groceries, liquors,  dry goods, boots and shoes, etc.,  from Lardo, Thompson's Landing,  Salmo, Park Siding, Kaslo, Kitchener, Slocan City, Cranbrook, Pilot  Bay, Goat Creek, Ainsworth and  Waneta. They have not had a mau  on the road for some time past.  E. Ferguson & Co. have been busy  during the past week shipping to  Greenwood, Phoenix, Eholt, Columbia, Grand Forks, Ymir, Waneta,  New Denver, Rossland, Trail and  Kaslo. Their representative has  just returned from a trip through  the Boundary with his order book  well filled.  Teetzel & Co. have forwarded assayers' supplies to Granite, Greenwood, Rossland, Lemon Creek, Erie,  Kimberley and Slocan. This is tlie  only house in the Kootenays handling these goods wholesale.  Macdonald & Co. have had a large  shipping list for the1 week, including Kaslo, Erie, Kitchener, Fire  Valley, Nedridge, Slocan Junction,  Nakusp, Creston, Slocan City. Eholt,  Burton City, Ymir, New Denver,  Silverton, Granite and Rock Creek.  J. Y. Griffin & Co. are making a  specialty of'fruits,-which in addition to their other business, keeps  them very busy. Their shipping  points since Monday.lasn were Rossland, Slocan Pernio, Trail, Cranbrook, Pilot Bay,. Kaslo, Sandon,  Revelstoke, Silverton, Fort Steele,  Phoenix, Moyie, Whitewater, Sandon, Ymir. Ainsworth j Eholt, Erie,  Grand Forks, Kimberley, r Trout  Lake, Columbia, Lardo, Nakusp,  Anaconda, Michel,' Arrowhead,  Pincher, New Denver and Fort MeLeod. The latter point; is a new  one on the shipping list: Probably  the last consignment' of navel oranges of the season will ��� be received  today by this firm!   J ���������.'���'. "  The Brackman-Ker Milling '��� Company report business very brisk.  Their shipments wer6 Trout Late,  Greenwood, Creston, Cascade City,  Lardo, New Denver,rRobs6h, Slocan,  Ymir, Arrowhead, Kitchener and  Granite. " <  Turner Beeton & Co. report a big  pick up in business,-'and shipped  during the week to ^Grand Forks,  Ymir, Lardo, Ferguson, Tout Lake,  Sloean, Silverton, New Denver,  Whitewater, Pilot Bay, Cranbrook,  Fernie, Slocan Junction, Granite,  Gladstone, Eholt, Phoenix aud  Greenwood. ,   ;>  The Kootenay" Supply Company  did a good business during the  week, filling .orders *J from Moyie,  Kaslo, Grand Forks'! Pilot Bay,  Summit, Eholt, Phoenix, Cascade,  Greenwood, Cranbrook, Gladstone,  Sandon, Robson, New' Denver, Columbia, Trail and Whitewater.  Starkey .& Co. report business  brisk. Their shipping points were  Cranbrook, Eholt, Cjrand Forks,  Trail, Greenwood, Rossland, Midway, Thompson Lancling, Sandon  and Phoenix. Jj.  The Kootenay Cigar Company  under new management seem to be  spreading out and look for good results. They filled orders, for the  past few days fronr Blairmore,* Ferguson, Rossland, Arrowhead, Cam-  born, --Slocan,....Cit'y^'Knslo, Trout  Lake, Nakusp and Lardo.'"^'T."-'   ' .  H.  J.  Evans -&  Co.  have Grand  Forks,   Ymir,   Robson, i Ferguson,  Trout  Lake,  Kitchener -and other  points  on  their  list for. the  past  ���week.  A. B.-Gray & Co. shipped to Slocan, Enderby, Kaslo,* Trail aud  Thompson Landing.  LETTER FROM SOUTH AFRICA  Percy Smitzer to a. Friend.  A letter from Percy Smitzer, who  left Nelson for South Africa among  the first batch* of volunteers, was  received the other dayi by a friend.  It is dated from Elaudsfontein.  Percy, as already announced, has  =thrown=down=his=gun=and=taken=to  railroading. He thinks the Boers  are likely to prolong hostilities for  a year or two longer, as- their supply of provisions and ammunition  appears inexhaustibls. He then goes  on to say: "There are a number of  South Africa Constabulary coming  through here from the old country.  They are a smart looking lot of men  only they want a lot Of licking into  .shape, as they aro composed of all  ��� classes, and you know how the Eug-  lish are on the subject of white  chokers, some uf them can't see  they are no better than their mates  ��� till   after   they  have   danced  the  : goosestep for a few months, and get  it into their chuckle-headed brains  that its not a six inch collar but  common sense that makes the man  some use in the field. But they are  all young fellows and the making of  a smart lot of mounted police."  Percy desires to be remembered to  all his friends in Nelsou.  Mining Records..  The following are the mining  transactions recorded yesterday:  Certificates to R. J. Elliott on the  Britisher and Red Bird, to John  McAlmon on the Bristol, and to E.  T. Wheelden on the Sweeden. A.  E. Crossett recorded a new location  ���the Bernie, on Evening Mountain.  New Furniture Store.  J. G. Bunyan & Co. will on Monday open their new furniture store  at the west end of Baker street.  The stock is arriving daily and as  quickly as it comes in it is put in  position. Everything is new and  up-to-date. The company will bo  active caterers in their particular  line of business.  ELECTED  THEIR   OFFICERS  AT THE METHODIST CONFERENCE  YESTERDAY.  Rev.   W.   H.   Barraclougb,   B. A.,   of  ,���   Vancouver for  President  ���The Proceedings.  From 9 to 9:30 yesterday morning  Rev. Thomas Crosby led a conference prayer meeting, and at 9:30  the central superintendent, , Rev.  Dr. Carman, called the conference  to order in general sesrion. In his  address to the conference Rev. Dr.  Carman paid an excellent, tribute  to,the memory of the late queen Victoria. The action of the Nelson city  council respecting Sabbath observance was endorsed and the duty of  the church regarding the moral  , sentimentof the province was urged  upon the ministers, as well as their  duty as to individual reform.  Congratulations were offered on the  progress of church work. The  twentieth century fund was also referred to by the speaker, the fact  "the church had raised more than its  stated amount of one million dollars  was made a matter of thanks to  God. - In ringing sentences Dr. Carman finished his address with a  magnificent defence of Methodist  doctrine and policy.  The roll was then called, aud  thirty-six ministers and 21 laymen  answered to their names.  The election for president was the  first order of business, and on the  third ballot Rev. W. II. Barra-  clough, B. A., of Victoria Centennial  church, was elected. Rev:t,J. A.  Wood of Kaslo was in much favor  and it looked at one time as though  he would be the choice of the conference. On the fourth ballot Rev.  John Robson of Princess street,  Vancouver, was elected to the office  of secretary. Short speeches, were  jjnade byboth-president and secre-  ' tar y-elect.  A nomination committee was appointed consisting of Revs. E. S.  Rowe, E. E. Scott, J. F. Setts, S. J.  Thompson and T. Crosby and Bro.  3.'F. Casselman.  The conference prayer meeting  occupied the attention of the delegates until noon, and then the  much-talked, of stationing committee's first draft was presented,  and printed copies handed to all  members of the conference. The  draft as submitted leaves several  stations unfilled, but those that are  'filled follow:  ' VICTORIA  DISTRICT.  Victoria Metropolitan,  Elliott S.  Rowe;   John P. Hicks,  chaplain to  Wesleyans H. M. S. forces,  Esqui-  =malt,=by=permission=of=conference.  Victoria Ceutennial, Wm. H. Bar-  raclough, B. A.  Victoria West, W. G. Mahon.  Victoria, James Bay, B. Hedley,  Balderston, B. A.  Saanich, Joseph W. Winslow.  Cowichan, Wm. C. Schlichter.  Salt Spring Island, Robert J. Irwin.  Nanaimo, Wallace street, Walter  VV Baer.  Nanaimo, Haliburton street, Robert Mclntyre.  Ladysmith, Georgo 13. lv. Kinney,  B. A.  Cumberland,   Robert Wilkinson.  VANCOUVER ��� DISTRICT.  Vancouver, Homer street, Edward E. Scott.  Vancouver, Princess street, John  Robson, B. A.  Vancouver, Mount Pleasant, Chas.  H. M. Sutherland.  Vancouver, Fairview, Alfred E.  Green.  Vancouver Japanese Mission, including Sapperton and Steveston,  Goro Kaburagi.  Richmond, Arthur N. Miller.  Maple Ridge, W. Lashley Hall.  Mission City, James Hicks.  Agassi/, and Hot Springs, Ebe-  nezer Robson.  WKSTA1INSTBR DISTRICT.  New Westminster, Queen's avenue, Geo. H. Morden.  New Westminster, west end and  Lapperton, James Calvert.  Ladner, Elihu Manuel.  Cloverdale and Langley, A. K.  Sharp.  Chilliwack, T. W. Hall.  KAMLOOPS DISTRICT.  Kamloops, Charles Ladner.  Nicola, Geo. A. Cropp.  Salmon Arm, William D. Misener.  Revelstoke, John F. Betts.  Trout Lake City, Samuel J. Green.  Golden,,Robert B. Laidley.  Ennerby, R. Newton Powell.  Vernon, James P. Westman.  Okanagan, Fred S. Okell.  Ashcroft, Akroyd Stoney.  Lillooet, John H. Wright.  Nelson, James H. White.  Kaslo, Samuel J. Thompson.  Sandon, John Pye.  New Denver, Arthur E. Roberts.  Slocan City, George E. Smith.  Cranbrook, John W. Bowering,  B.A. . A,   .  Fernie, R. Forbes Stillman.  Michel, Thomas H. Wright.  ROSSLAND DISTRICT.  Rossland, Albert M. Sanford, B.A.  -   Grand Forks, James A. Wood.  Greenwood, W. Gordon Tanner.  Phoenix, John D.P. Knox.  Afternoon Session.  Rev. S. J. Thompson was appointed statistical secretary of the  conference. The secretary then  read the minutes*of the conference  special committee for the information of the conference.  Rev. A. M. Sanford, B. A., of  Sandon, reported on the state of  Sandon church relief fund. Five  hundred dollars had been received  from ' the missionary society and  $059.95 from the various circuits  and missions of the Methodist  church, making a total of $1159.95.  It will be remembered that ou May  4th, 1900, the Methodist church in  Sandon suffered in the general conflagration and this relief fund was  instituted to aid the Methodists  there to regain their property. A  lot in the center of the town has  been secured and- a fine church  building erected. A furnished  house has also been secured for a  parsonage, and the work is thus  placed on a good footing.  The committees of tlie conference  were then appointed. Then followed the report of memorials sent up  to the conference from the various  districts. When ��� it was reported  that no deaths had occurred in the  ranks of the ministry,'the conference sang "Praise God from whom  all blessings flow." "Touching reference were made to brothers John  Jessop and; Alexander Piers, who  died during,th'e'past year,- and who  had for many years been lay mem-'  ber of the British Columbia conference. Brother Jessop was one of  .the first members of the Metropolitan church. Victoria, which church  he served zealously and faithfully,  and to whose success he largely  contributed. Brother Piers, formerly of Chilliwack, but latterly of  New Westminster, was for many  years a local preacher. and served  the church in various other capacities with ardor and zeal.  Various committees reported,  after which the conference session  adjourned, and the ministerial session was called.  IV.  STOCK MARKET IS EASIER  NORTHERN PACIFIC RESUMES ITS  NORMAL CONDITION.  Interesting Stories of Some Lucky Speculators in Railroad Securities���Notes.  Evening Session.  In the evening a most profitable  and interesting service was held.  After a^few explanatory remarks  by the president regarding the  course of probationers for the ministry of the Methodist church, the  venerable Rev. Chadner moved the  reception of Samuel J. Green into  full connection in the ministry of  the Methodist church. The motion  was seconded by Rev. S. J. Thompson, and the president welcomed  brother Green to the ministry.  An able and eloquent sermon  from Romans viii, 5, was preached  by Rev. A. Carman, D. D., the general superintendent, and the after  service was led by Rev. E. E. Scott.  F. Smith rendered the solo,  "Promise of Life" very acceptably.  Rev.W. H. Ban aclough, the president-elect of the conference, is a  comparatively young man,and very  popular w;ith his fellow ministers  and the members of his church.  Matinee Today.  The children's fancy dress concert matinee today will give those  who failed to see the performance  on Wednesday eveniug a chance of  enjoying a raro treat. The entertainment will be repeated with all  its effects, and several new specialties will be introduced. Mrs. Sutherland, Mrs. Dr. Arthur, Mrs. Ra-  son, Mrs. McCulloch, Miss Kynoch  and the other ladies who so successfully trained the little ones, are  receiving the congratulations of all  who had the opportunity of witnessing the performance. It is understood that the fancy dress concert will be repeated on Tuesday  evening, the proceeds to be devoted  to the public library fund.  Half of the troublo iu the world  is caused by the devil, the rest is  caused by family friends.  Chicago, May 10.���The Tribune  says: Chicago banks shipped twenty  millions of currency to New York-  last night as a result of the fall in  stocks.      Urgent demands for mar-,  gins had been sent from New York  and much of the money was for thin  purpose.   Some of it was the result,  of investment for buying stocks and  bonds by Chicago men  yesterday.,  It was a day of unprecedented excitement iu Chicago brokers' offices.  Thousands of small accounts wero  sold out, and some  large  accounts  suffered a like fall.  Every body who  could not produce promptly all the  margin  demanded  was   ruthles-Jy  closed out.     Chicago bauks occasionally   make   shipments of   currency to  New York,  but  it is rare  for such a demand to develop as it  yesterday.  Nkw York, May 10.��� Sentiment  in the financial world was much reassured   today by   the  announce- '  ment   made   last, night   that   the  shorts   iu   Northern   Pacific   were,  to be settled at 150, thereby ending i  the corner in the stock.    Brokerage  offices were filled-with  speculators  at an early hour and to some ot the  largest houses admission was to  be  had only by tick'et.    The New York  opening interest  centered  in Lou-'  don   quotations   and   when   these  came much higher than yesterday's  New York   close,  the'bad   feeling'  became stronger and the New York  opening prices were  awaited .with  confidence in marked  contrast' tothe complete   demoralization that'  -prevailed^on every-hand- yesterday,  morning.    A dispatch was'reeeivi'ii  from London  saying  that  at   1:45  o'clock  in  that city  all Ameiicau  securities   were   higher,   with   Sc. .  Piiul  cpioted  at a price equal to a  twenty point advance.     There vviis;  another clearing of the financial atmosphere when it  was  announced  that an order obtained in the  sup-,  reme court  directing  certain  persons to show cause why they should  not be  restrained  from   trading iu'  Northern   Pacific    would   not    bo  served, the agreement to  settle ac  150 having been  accepted as  satisfactory.  Most of the buying this morning  was believed tobe for investment  account,-as commission houses deprecated trading  on margins for tho  present The-transactions_ou_tho���  exchange continued quiet, but with  a firm undertone, up to 11:30 and  the reassuring news was given out  that J. P. Morgan & Co. would renew at 0 per cent all loans made by  them yesterday. A. A. Ilousinan  <fc Co. announced that they would  renew all of yesterday's loans aud  would lend a million additional ac  0 per cent. At 11:15 the entire li��c  was strong. Northern Pacific sold  on the exchange at 100, and at tlm  same time Kuhn, Loeb & Co. weio  settling at 150.  The Times says: Richard W.  Miles of Meriden, Conn., was one  of the few happy speculators iu  the transactions in Wall street  yesterday. Some time ago on the ,  advice of a friend he bought 100:  shares of Northern Pacific at 81 and  all through the excitement of the,,  last few days Mr. Miles closely  watched the course of the market.,,.  He offered to sell once at less than ,  350 and was laughed at; but when  the uproar was at its height somu  broker, who had learned of his possession, paid $700 a share for it and  Mr. Miles cleared more than $00,000.  Another lucky man was Peter McQueen of Schenectady, who had 100  shares .for which he paid $9500-  He deposited these with a loan and  trust compauy. A few days ago  Mr. McQueen sustained an injury ia  a railroad accident iu Michigau and  was taken to a private hospital. On  Tuesday and Wednesday he was  bombarded with telegrams from the,  trust company asking permission to  loan the stock over night. Mr. McQueen wearied of these and early  in the day telegraphed: "Sell tbo  stock outright." His orders were  obeyed and. he obtained $700 a  share for it.  ,- /,'i-.��  7 A��  ��� ii  - .ife  ���V'-v**'  iyw  ���- m  'iv-;,  ? j - u  -j '^S;!  .-. *���t.'.l~.  .' ;��*  7"A.~..  __   ������>'?  \**',  '..''vvtik  '**    .--V'i  .   ~ '! *i  -*���   y   '\t\  7'  ��� i   r!  .?'vi THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, MAY 11, 1901  l! '���������;$  i  m  um-.x-  ��k: ���  Xw&iw  to  to  to  m  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  t$\  to  Cu- fiscal year ends en the 31st of Ihis month and in order to  reduce our stocK as rruch as possible before t'-;en we offer t\\e following:  SPECIAL,   BARGAINS  S"fl yards Funcy Prims, fast colors, rogular prico 12jc.. tiow 10c.  OT) yards Printed Cambric, ruuiilnr prlcii 10c. now 7>c.  ���-1K) ynrd�� Kmey Silks, assorted, in stripes and checks, regular prico from 50c. lo  SI, now your choicn for 50c.  A small 1-t of Black Silk and Satin Blmi--os. neatly tucked and lined, regular  price $li', now $.1; regular prico 512. now $l>.  EXTRAORDINARY   OFFER  We have about twenty pieces of new and choice Costume Cloth on hand, in  fashionable shades and colors The ri-gular price for a costume made np from  ihe-e would be from $*.'5 to$30, We now offer lo let you make your own i-olec-  tion from these nnd'wo will mako you lip a costume to order, silk lined, for $20.  Wo havo a few of those nice Parisian Hats left and will sell them at largely  reduced prices. '*  THE HUDSON'S BAT COMPANY  Baker   Street,  Nelson'. ..'..'���',  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  J3  j<y   I. : :  Jf  \^ei_:��i^_i��_i&&&S_i:A^^^ \k'i -^>i��iSia*ift^^ifeiai-S'^  When premier Laurier decided to  locate that mint at Ottawa he probably knew^'that no other city in  Canada needed ready money so.  badly.  "Maxwell and tb.6 mint" is one  of the slogans of the past. Ottawa  is to have the mint, and Vancouver  is quite prepared to let the tail go  with the hide.  The estimated expenditures of  the city of Victoria for the current  year are( returned at $440,580.73.  Of this sum no less than $132,554.73  is required to meet interest aud  sinking fund charges on the municipal debt.  If, those Vancouver juries, that  . have been piling up verdicts against  the city of Victoria in the Point  Ellice bridge cases, only knew that  for every dollar received by claimants under them, another dollar  went into the pockets of the lawyers, it is not likely the claimants  would have fared so well.  J. D. Taylor and Robert Kennedy are having a tug of .war in  New Westminster for possession of  the Columbian newspaper, and as  J. D. never lets go his hold it looks'  bad for Kennedy. Kennedy scored  first by putting a new lock on the  officedoor, but Taylor at once evened  up with a warrant for Kennedy's  arrest, restraining injunctions, and  other legal things too numerous to  mention.  TRUNKS  VALISES  We have received and  are showing a full stock  of Trunks and Valises in  the cheaper as well as the  better grades, and aro  offering them at greatly  reduced prices ��� prices  A comparison of quality  We invito  the lowest in the city.  for quality will convince you of this,  this comparison.  Other seasonable goods whioh we have arc  Hammocks, Summer games, Children's Boats  and Sand Toys.'  Fishing Tackle in full assortment.  New books for summer reading. .  THOMSON  STATIONERY  Co.  D. G. Macdonald, the Vancouver  - lawyer, is  now receiving his preliminary hearing in  Victoria  upon  the   charge    of    misappropriating  $240 in connection with one of the  -Eoint Ellice bridge cases. ^Probably,  i-lr  the most interesting matter brought  out during the first day of the examination was the suggestion of  one of the Point Ellice bridge claimants that fifty per cent of the  award was to go to the lawyers.  ��  * '--'\  Municipal administration is virtually at a standstill iri Ottawa.  The council has gone to the limit of  its legal expenditure for the time,  aud money which should have beeu  set aside for school maintenance has  been swallowed up in payments of  the city's overdraft. Mayor Morris  advised retrenchment with the beginning of the year, but [tlie council  - snubbed him, and now he refuses to  issue auy more municipal checks  until the council can secure some  money to draw against.  The passage of the Dunsmuir  government's railway bill puts  British Columbia in the front rank  of the Canadian provinces in the  matter of railway legislation. It  marks ��� the advance which public  sentiment has been making for the  past ten years upon the railway  question, and comes as close to government ownership as present conditions will admit. It is progressive legislation, aud is on the statute book to stay. This, indeed, may  be considered its most important  characteristic. Like the eight-hour  Jaw it may be regarded as somewhat socialistic   at   first, but the  Baker Street. "      ,       Limited.  NKLSON, B. C.  Pianos to Kent.  men who were instrumental in  placing it upon the statute book  Avill keep it there during their term  of office, and though successive governments may amplify it they will  hot repeal it.  Bice Murder Case.  New    York, , May   10.���Robert  Moore,  counsel  for  A. T. Patrick,  David Short and Morris Meyers, appeared before judge  Foster in the  court of general sessions  today to  argue the demurrers  made by him  against the indictments filed against  the. tln*ee   men   charging Patrick  with murder and Short and Meyers  with  perjury   and   forgery.     Mr.  Moore on the  forgery indictment  argued   that   the   defendants   are  chai'ged with  uttering  certain papers, but the indictment fails to set  forth  that the papers in question  were forgeries.    In relation to the  indictment charging perjuryagaiust  Short and Meyers, Mr. Moore argued  that   although   they   might   have  sworn to such papers, the question  of whether they did  or not is not  material   t.o  the  issue of  murder.  They are alleged to have sworn to  the Patrick will, which is a base for  the murder. charge.    Mr. Moore declared  that the indictment charg-  nng=Patrick=with=niurdering=Rice=  reads that the deceased "became  dispirited   and   sick   in  body and  from  such sickness he died."   He  argued that the   indictment does  not state that the deceased died  from poisoning.    He asked that all  indictments be dismissed as defective documents.   Judge Foster gave  assistant district attorney Garvin  until  Monday  to answer  the   demurrer.      '  The London Market.  London, May 10.���-A more reassured feeling was evident in the  stock exchange as tho day wore on  and there were no scenes of excitement. Speyer brothers and the  Morgans reported considerable  New York buying with London  realizations, which afterwards were  mingled with London and continental buying. J. P. Morgan, jr.,  said to a representative of the  Associated Press: ''The situation  looks a little better. I would not  be surprised if the buying continued, though no one can tell what  tomorrow will bring these days."  Speyer brothers attributed what  realizations there were to the  British dealers' anxiety to get clear  before Monday, which is settling  day, and as tomorrow is a holiday  in New York they are anxious to  do all they can today.  Americans  Maintain  Their Foothold.  Pekin, May 10.���The Americans  have evacuated tlie districts under  their control with the exception of  the forbidden city, which they will  continue to occupy in spite of  foreign objections unless orders to  the contrary shall be received from  Washington.   As it would be im  possible to turn over the American  district to the Chinese, Avho certainly would be allowed to keep  them independently, geueral  Chaffee, in order to prevent chaos,  notified count von Waldersee a  week ago that he would evacuate  today tliose portions adjoining the  British districts which were  assigned to them and the remainder  to the Germans.  The departure of the troops for  Manila has been delayed ten days  owing to tlie transport Indiana  being quarantined at Nagasaki because of a case of smallpox on  board. The American soldiers here  have been vaccinated.  Rumor has it that .T. A. McDonald's ice cream parlors on Baker  street are the finest in*, the city.  KOOTENAY  COFFEE CO.  r*333*i33*3333efeeee66*e*S*.6S*  Coffee Roasters  Dealers ln Tea_and_Coffee  ���****399&&&*&*:**.*.*:*.**.*:*.**.  We are ofrering at lowest prices the beat  grades of Ceylon, India, China and Japan  Teas.  Our Bes**, Mocha and Java Coffee, per  pound  $  40  Mocha and Java Blond, ?. pounds  1 00  Choico Blend Coffee, 4 pounds  10(1  Special Blend Coffee, 6 pounds  1 00  Rio Blend Coffeo, (i pounds  1 00  Special Blend Ceylon Tea, per pound 30  __mti'iS___.'  'p'00'00'-  2X1X5 tiixiitn;iuix:i��nxziziiixxxi3nmi  ���j I  ^��* ���ja��-^.v2fe�� *wv  00 , 00 .00 . 00 .00  ���1BS��-  00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .00 .00.    ���  4xa**$$3*- ^aa****" *��&^ ^s^f/sa" *��- S^^^,  ' jfflE^^ttJ' gear juto" <��3*��-<flta<' jfsss-fla&p' ��a>.' *s&^ ��^����-<B!a^��B��-��  ���>0��v **��*��. ���V��s-,V, ���>��ta. ���<*��* ���>>** ���<<���*. ���>����*. '^Sb. ��Vt^ .*��^.^�� '^<  ���ts  u TRUNK STEAPS  K       SHOULDER STRAPS  jj SHAWL STRAPS  KXXXXXIXXZIXXXXXXXXXX} xixxxxxxxxxxxxx  tTTTTf  CXZHXIirXIIXIZXIIXIIXIIIXXXXXXXXIIXXXIXIXX  I!  VALISES AND  SATCHELS  m ALL SIZES  SB Bakep Street, Nelson,  JixTSXZiiTiixziixxxixirxzTixxxxjxxrixxx  xxxxx  m f !i  fm*  9}  m  9.  BARGAINS  IN TRUNKS AND VALISES  9\  'I*  9\  9\  all sorts of trunks���from the low price  on them all.     Here are two special ex-  Don't for a moment imagine that we sell cheap trunks only.    We carry  but reliable sorts, up to the very best grades made and we can save you money  amples. Canvas covered trunks, oil painted with hardwood slats, protected by 7 inch steel clamps, brassed excelsior  locks, stitched leather handles, extra heavy leather ij4 inch straps around body, also deep set-up trays. Sizes  and prices as follows :  >t>  34 inch  $6.50  36 inch  $7.25  38 inch  $8.50  40 inch  $9.75  42 inch  $12.25  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY COFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WEST.BAKER STREET, NELSON.  Women's skirt or dress trunk, same  style as above only better quality :,  34 in.    26 in.     38 in.     40 In.    42 ln.  $9.50    $10 75    $12.25    $i4.65    $15.50  Valises  and  dress  suit  cases   from  $3.00 to $25  Telescope   valises   from  75e. to $4.0O  A  special  reduction  on   all  purses.  Also hand bags at prices below :  12inoh      14 inch      16 inch      20 inch  9\  9}  $200  $2,50  $3.00  $4.50  9\  9\  xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:  i  New Bakery  The Star Bakery has opened  a branch store on Josephine  street, next to F. Irvine & Co. 's  millinery establishment.  BREAD  REDUCED IN  PRICE BUT  NOT IN  WEIGHT  f$\i  LADIES' SHOPPING  BAGS PROM  35c to 75c.  ^XXXXXXXXXXZXXIXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXTXXXX  *��xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx:xxxxxxxxx:  36  Baker  Street  SPECIAL PRICES  ON ALL  PURSES.  ttxixinixixxixxixixxxxsixiiixxxxxxxxxxxixxx:  * 00 ' 0* ' 00' 00 ' 00' 00 '00' 00 ' 00' 00 ' 00  ^00^00^P'r  Sold at  Come and  cakes, etc.  5    cents   per   loaf,  see  the  display of  R. G. JOY, Proprietor  4 FULL LiNE OF  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside ."Finish  local and const.  Flooring  local and coast'.  NeweMPosts^       =  Stair Bail  Mouldings.  Shingles  Rough and  Dressed Lumber  ,.   ot all kinds.  IF WHAT TOU WANT IH NOT IN STOCK  WK WILL MAKK IT KOK YOU  CALL AND GfiT PKICMB.  All the fashionable creations  in Spring and Summer wear  are included in my last consignment of Scotch and Irish  Serges, Tweeds and Worsteds, and  Fancy Trouserings  E. Skinner  Neolands' Building, Bakor Stroet.  FR1CD J. SQUIBK. Manager.   ARTHUR   GEE  MERCHANT  TAILOR.  TREMONT  HOTEL BLOCK.  Large stock of high-claHS Imported goods. A  specialty of the square Bhoulder���the latest  fashion ln coats.  JlelsonSawandPlamn  Limited.  CHARLES  HILLYER, HARRY  HOUSTON,  President and General Manager. Secretary-Treasurer  All Communications to be addressed to either of the above  Bros.  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  in (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.  "We are prepared to Furnish  by Rail, Barge, or Teams  DIMENSION LUMBER >      .  ROUGH and DRESSED LUMBER  LOCAL and COAST CEILING  LOCAL and COAST FLOORING  DOUBLE DRESSED COAST CEDAR  RUSTIC, SHIPLAP, STEPPING  PINE and CEDAR CASINGS  DOOR JAMBS, WINDOW STILES  TURNED WORK, BAND-SAWING  BRACKETS, NEWEL POSTS  TURNED VERANDA POSTS  STORE FRONTS  DOORS, WINDOWS and GLASS.  Get Our Prices before  purchasing elsewhere. ___________  OFFICE: CORNER  HALL AND FRONT STREETS.  FACTORY: HALL STREET C. P. R. CROSSING.   MILLS : HALL STREET WHARF'  WHOLESALE TRADE  DERATED AND MINERAL WATERS.  rPHORPK & CO.. LIMITKD.-Corner Vernon  ���*��� and Ced��,r streets. Nelson, manufacturcre  of and wholosalo dealers in sorated waters and  fruit syrups. Solo agents for Halcyon Springs  mlner&l water.   Telephone .80.*  ASSAYERS'   SUPPLIES.  TtT  V. TK1CTZEL & CO.-Corner Baker and  " ���   .Tosephino streets, Nolson,,wholpsalodeal  era lu   assayers  supplies. VAgonte lor Denve.  Flro Clay Co. of Denvor, Colorado.  COftlMISSION  JJ J. EVANS  &  CO.  MERCHANTS.  J. A. Sayward  HAIX AND T.AITK 8TRK1CTH, HRXRON  Porto Rico Lumber Go.  (LIMITED)  CORNKR OK  HBNDKYX AN1.�� VKRNON BTKKKTH  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pine Lumber Always in  Stoci^.  We carry a complete stock of  Coast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention.  ,Ofllce=on=Baker^Street,=west-o��=Stanloy^Street^  :  NKLSON.   Drink  the Best  Beer  ANHEUSER-BUSCH  ST. LOUIS LAGER  TO BE HAD WHOLESALE  NELSON.  AT  -Baker street), Nelson  wholesale . dealers in liquors, cigars  comen 1), fire brlc): and fire clay, wator plpojaud  stool rails, and Ronoral commission merchants.  ELECTSXCAL   SUPPLIES.  KOOTENAY RLECTRTC SUPPLY & CON-  S'l RUCTION COMPAN Y���Wholesalodcal.  ers in telephones,'annunciators,' hells, hatteriea.  fixtures, elc., Houston bioolc. Nelson,  FLOUR AND FEED.  T5RACKMAN - KER MILLING COMPANY  -S-J ���Cereals, Flour, Grain, Hay. Straight or  mixed cars shipped to all Kootonay Points.**  Grain elevators at all principal points on Calgary-  Kdmontou K. K. Mills at Victoria, New West)  minster, arid Hdrnontpn. Alberta.        FP.ESH AND SALT MEATS.  ISUttNS &   CO.-Baker  street).   Nelson,  wholesale doalers in fre9h and oured moats,  Cold Mtorasre.  :       GROCERIES.  A ATACDONALD & CO.-Corner Front) and  x-*-�� Hall streets, wholosalo grocers and  'obbors in blanltots, gloves, mitts, boots, rubbers,  macltinaws and minors'sundries.  "CfOOTRNAY SUPPLY COMPANY, IJMI-  ���*-*��� TICD���Vsruon street. Nelson, wholesale  xrocers.  JOHN CHOLDITCH & CO.-lTront street), Nel  **    son, wbnluh-ale ameers.  T V. UltlFlON & CO.���Front street. Nelson  0 ��� whoiosalo dealers ln. provisions, oured  meatH, buttor and OKgs.  ^raWAiE^ANiTMiNING SUPPLIES.;  HI) YiDRS & CO.���Corner Bakerand Josephlno-  = !^Btreeta>=Nelson,^vholosa.loidoalers.lii;!iard-=  P.  ware and nilulng snpplioH.  Powder Oo.  Agents for Giant  LAWKKNCW  ��� Baker St.,  A. B. GRAY, Kootenay Agent  BAKKR STREET. NELSON.  R. P. RiTHET & CO.. Ltd.  R. REISTERER & CO;  BREWERS AND BOTTUCBa OV  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular  dnlivnt-y to the xrada  Brewery at Nelson  TREMONT HOUSE  321 TO 331 BAKER STREET, NELSON  KAKmVARE    COMPANY  Noisou,  wholosalo   dealors ln  hardware and mininn supplios,. and water and  plumbers'sn ppllos.  LIQUORS AND DRY GOODS.  TUXtNER, BBBTON & CO.-Cornor Vornon  and Josephine streeta, Nelson, wholesale  dealers in liquors, clears and dry goods, Agenta  for Pabst l-lretring Co. ol Milwaukee and Cal  ?/j.ty Browing Co. of Calgary.  AND DOORS.  AND PLANING MILLS.  LIM1TI0D-Cornor Front) and Hall stroetM,  Ncteoii, riiannfaoturors of and wholesale dealers  in sash and doorai all kinds Of factory work made  to order.  ~~        "WINES AND CIGARS. ~"  OAIJS'ORNIA    WINH   COMPANY,    LIMI  TED���Corner Front and HaU streets, Nol  son, wholosalo do.iiiira ln wlneo (case and bulk.  nuA ttor/.naMr  nr,A t^:snnr1ind ntfirars.  ARCHITECT.  A    C. EWART��� Architect.   Room 3 Abordeon  ���*"������   block, linker stroet, Nelson.  SASH  JiT.Er.,S()N   8AW'  AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN  . PLANS ,    .  MEALS 25 CENTS  Rooms Lighted, by Electricity and Heated by Stsam 25 Cents to $1!  FREE   HOT   LUNCH  FROM 12 to 2 O'CLOCK  AT   THE  ATHABASCA   TODAY.  Porto Rico Lumber Go. Ltd.  Everybody   Welcome  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner VlotorU and Kootonay Streeta.  P. O. Box MS. TBUCPHONB NO. 8ft  QUEEN'S HOTEL  BAKER STflHET. NELSON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.  IKjadden I(ouse  i��iskor **nd Ward.  aijreoiM, Nelson  The ohlj hotel in NhIkuu libat) has remained',  under ono management sinci) 1S90.        '  The bed-rooms aro well;  by oleotriclty.  'urnlahed and llRhbedt  HIS  HONOR  THK   ADMINISTRATOR  THK   GOVKKNMENT-1V-COUNC1L  OP  has  The bar is always stocked by the been dom b-  Mo and Imported liqnors and clKare.  THOMAS MAODKN. Proprietor.  Large comfortable bedrooms and  flrat-olasa  dining-room. Sample rooms tor oommorolal meu. J  RATES ��2 PER DAY  W|rs. E. C. ClarKe, Prop.  LATE OW THB BO!At BOTKL, CAWABY  SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  J. H. Mcl-JANUS. Manager  liDj* Htocfeod with best brands of wlnos, liquors,,  and Cigars. Hoor on draught. Largo pomfoth-.  sble rooma.  lUratKSlass table boa d.  been   ]ilea.scd   to make the fpllowiiig  appoiiit-  niiiMUi :���  John A. Turnor, Govcrninont Agent, Thomas  M. Ward and l'>cd Starkey, of theUity of NnJson,  ' Ksn"'''cs to bn jMeiubcrs of tho Board of Directors  of the "Kooleiiiiy Lake Ooneml Hospital."  April 20th. 190].  .  ,  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNERS  To T. A. Stevenson, or to any porson or persons to whom ho may have transferred his  -    interest in tlie liila mineral claim, at Morn  iug Mountain. Nelson Mining Division:  Yon are hereby notified that 1 havo expended  the sum of Ono Hundred and li'ifty-Seven Dollars  in  labor and improvements   upon   the above  mentioned mineral claim, in order to hold said  mineral claim  undor  the   provisions   of   the  Mineral Act, nnd il within ninety days from the  date of this notice yon fail or refuso tocontribut, <  your proportion of such expenditure, togotho.  with all costs of advertising, your interest in said  claim will become the property of tho subscriber  under section four of an Act entitled "An Act to  Amend tho Mineral Act, 1!)00."  DANIBIL  HKUB.  Dated this 12tb day of February, 1901.  - "a  '7-r^^=f" THE TRIBUNE: NELSON, B. C, SATURDAY, MAT 11, 1901  BANK OF MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  BHST    7.000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427.180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...Presidont  Hon. Georgo A. Drummond Vice-President  B. S. Clouston Geueral Manager  NELSON BRANCH  ���Corner Baker and Kootenay Streets,  A. H. BUCHANAN, Manager.  Branches In London (England) Nkw York,  Chicago, and all the principal cities in Canada.  Buy and sell Sterling Exohango and Cable  Transfers. ���..���,,  Grant Commercial and Travelers' Credits,  available In any part of tho world.  Drafts Issued, Collections Mode, Eto,  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  WITH WHICH IS AMALGAMATED  THE  BANK  OP BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICK:  TORONTO.  Paid-up "Capital,  Reserve Fund,  ���      -      -      $8,000,000  -      -      -   $2,000,000  ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  Hon. Ceo. A. Cox,  President.  Robt. Kilgour,  Vice-President.  London Office, 60 Lombard Street. H. O.  New York  Olllce, 16   Exchange   Place.  and (56 Branches in Canada and the  United States.  Savings Bank Branch  COKKK.NT JIAT1C OK INTKHK8T l'AID.  TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM  From Various Sources.  LONDON, 10.���Dispatches from  Madrid report that altogether 500  arrests have been made at Barcelona, but that the disorders are  now subsiding.  NEW YORK, 10.���Elbert Thomas  Jackson and Samuel C. Jackson,  stock brokers, today assigned for  the benefit of their creditors. The  liabilities are under $100,000.  BUFFALO, 10.���Eight men employed in and about the roundhouse  of ' the Lackawanna Railway Company struck this morning out of  sympathy with the Scranton  strikers.  LONDON, 10.���The Daily Express  publishes the following from Amsterdam: The Seamen's Union has  proclaimed a general strike for an  increase of wages and it is expected  that other ports will join.  LONDON, 10. ��� Marquis Ito  according to a dispatch to the  Daily Mail from Yokohama, is suffering from brain trouble aud is  not likely to resume ofiice. The  corraspondent says the ministerial  deadlock continues.  TIEN TSIN, 10.���Hui Ju Fen,  formerly director of Chinese railways, arrived her today on his way  to Pekin. He is said to be one of  live oilicials whom emperor Kwaug  Su has sent to prepare the capital  for the return of the court.  WASHINGTON, 10.���Following  Ijie recent action in the case of Russia iu which an additional tariff  duty was placed on sugar receiving  a bounty, the treasury department  has imposed an additional duty of  ten centavos per kilogram upon Argentine sugar.  NEW YORK, 10.���The body of  Willie McCormick, who disappeared  from* his home in this city some  weeks ago, was found today in  Cromwell creek at K|l3t street and  Railroad avenue. The body was  identified by the boy's sister.  LONDON, 10.���A Renter dispatch  from St. Petersburg says that the  Russian troops suppressed a demonstration of workmen at Tillis , on  May 5 and that several persons  were wounded on both sides by revolvers and knives. Forty-one arrests were made, including several  students.  LONDON, 10.���At the first day's  racing of the Kempton Park spring  meeting today the Stewart's handicap of 1000 sovereigns was won by  Mr. Croker's Harrow, .L Reiff, up ;  Noonday If, second, and Veritas,  =tlrird.==niirtee]i=horse.s^ran.^_Jiu==  pulse, J. Reiff in the saddle,, won  the park plate of two hundred  sovereigns. Sinopi won the apprentices plate of 100 sovereigns.  LONDON, 10.��� Rear Admiral  Schley has arrived in London on his  way to the United States. He is  accompanied by lieutenant James  H. Sears. The admiral, is visiting  his daughter's relatives, the Stuart  Wortleys. Ho will dine with Mr.  Choate, the United States ambassador, tonight and will stay here  about 10 days before sailing for  New York.  HUNTINGTON, Pennsylvania, 10.  ���A boiler of a freight engine on  the Huntington & Broad Top railway at Mount Dallas, the southern  terminus of the Broad Top railroad,.  exploded this morning, instantly  killing four members of the local  freight crew. The bodies of conductor Hollingshead and engineer  Berkstresser were blown 400 yards  across the river.  CONSTANTINOPLE, 10. ��� The  German, Austrian, French and British ambassadors promptly sent back  the port's reply to their representations on the subject of Turkish  seizure of foreign mail, owing to  the offensive allegation that the  foreign'post6ffice3 facilitated smuggling. Pending a settlement of the  question the embassy is taking the  European mails to and from the  Bulgarian frontier.  LUDWIGSI-IAFEN, Bavaria, 10.  :���A curious accident occurred today to the Strasbourg express by  Avhich a woman was killed and  several other persons injured. Owing to the air brakes failing to  work, the train dashed through the  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  Interest allowed on  deposits.    Present rate  three per cent,  GRANGE  V.  HOLT,  n Manager Nelson Branch.  station, crossed a street thirty  yards1 wide, ploughed through a  freight train on the harbor siding  and went over an embankment into  the harbor.  LONDON, 10.���Lord Salisbury,  brouzed and looking exceedingly  well, leturned this evening from  France.  HONOLULU, 10.-The territorial  legislature has passed a resolution  denouncing president McKinley.  He is charged with obstructing legislation.  LONDON, 10.���The duke of Manchester's affairs were again aired  in the bankruptcy court today  when the accounts lodged disclosed  a total indebtedness of ��37,794, and  assets of ��7500 Liabilities include  ��5000 in connection with theatrical  speculation and ��0000 for the promotion of a company. ���  NEW YORK, 10.���It was announced this afternoon that James  J. Hill and Charles,H. Tweed have  resigned from the board of directors of the Baltimore and Ohio railway, and that Samuel Rea and  James McCrea of the Pennsylvania  railway have been elected in their  place.  LONDON, 10.���The war office  here' denies the statement published  in New York that lord Kitchener  has telegraphed advising yielding  all the demands of the Boers, with  the exception of independence, owing to his conviction that they can  not be forced to lay down their  arms without a long continuation  of the' war.  MOSCOW, 10.���Many young girls,  usually from 15 to 18 years of age,  have been stabbed in the breasts by  a redheaded . man at night and in  public places during the past fortnight. The last victim to these attacks is the daughter of an official.  The police are using extraordinary  endeavors to apprehend the criminal, so far without result. Nearly  every redheaded man in the city is  under surveillance.  IMPERIAL BAM  OF    O^HST-AJD-A.  HEAD  OFFICE, TORONTO.  Capital  Rest  $2,500,000  $1,725,000  H. S. HOWLAND President  P. It. WILKIK General Manager.  E. HAY Inspector.  SAVINC3   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THK   CURRKNT   KATK   OK    INTKKKST   ALLOWKD.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M. LAY, Manager.  been suspended from the ministry  for several months pending an investigation of charges which are  made by his parishoners, who declared they are out over $100,000,  which they had entrusted to the  minister for speculations that are  s bid. to have turned out unfortunately. Mr, Harris was along  time a lawyer in Chicago and a  member of the board of trade.       ,  *&{yP'^' 0*'00'0"0*'00'00'00 '^'00' 00-00' 00'^'00' 00*&0^" ^^^J^^ ��� 5?^*5^>^ ��� SJ^-^^^^^^-S^^J^^S^^Sf^^SUJsr  m  9\  9\  m  9\  9\  9\  9*  Germany and Central America.  Washington,- May-10.��� A translation of an article in a publication  in Berlin regarding; German enterprise in Central. America .has' been  received, at the state,.department  from vice.consul,general Murphy" at'  Frankfort, Germany. > The article  isets, forth that fully sixty million,  dollars of German; capital is invested in Central American enterprises.  German plantations occupy an area  of ,74,000 acres.' . It also stated that  ���large German business houses in  Nicaragua, Guatemala and Costa  Rica, in addition to the entire'traffic  between Germany and Central  America, control- almost the entire  foreign trade of the five republics  with England and California'. ��� Also  the shipping, trade along the Central American coasts is to a large  extent in German -hands.  BUSINESS   MENTION.  All watch repairingxguaranteed,  as we employ none but the bes  workmen.  m  9}  9}  9\  9)  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  are always right.  Established in Kelson 1890.  JUNE   WEDDINGS  THE MONTH OF ({OSES AND WEDDINGS WILL SOON EE HERE.  What the wedding preset.t chull be is then the qucst'.on of Ihe hour, and in  vjry many instances some dainty pieces may bo .soleo'.cd from our (-.took,  whieh is immense. There will be round among other things. Sterling Tea  and Coffee Seta, Plated Tea and Coilce SotH, Cake Baskets, Fruit Dishes,  Nut Howls, lion-lions. Berry Sate, Troys, Oak AVare, Ui-que Ware, Brass  Ware, Cut Glass, Flat Ware, Onyx Tables, Pianos, Sewing Machines, and  a thousand ether things too numerous to mention.  CALL AND INSPECT OUR LINES  BEFORE BUYINC  ELSEWHERE  t /���"  All watch repairing guaranteed,  as we employ none but the best  workmen.  Jacob Dover, Jeweler  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR.  NELSON, B. C.  m  9\  .  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  are always right.  '^��'0*' 00 *���(��?'*00'*��00'��00'��00��� 00**00f *0_0'00*tjf '00��� 00*0i_.0��� ���V-V^SiV^S^*^S9> *.Sn*JS>*.^�� '-^S)>* ^*^* ���5>*mS>*i^>*^5**''���Si^'Jfi**'* ��*  9\  m  9+  m  ���*5-^-r  Rapid Transit.  Buffalo, May ' 10.���The International Rapid Transit Compay, incorporated under the laws of the  state of Delaware, has taken over  the property and franchises of the  International Ferry Company and  ������Fort Erie Railway Company and  will build a system of electric lines  connecting Buffalo and Fort Erie  with Crystal Beach, the Fort Erie  race track, Niagara Falls and  Toronto. T. C. Fenerary, agent of  the Westiughouse Electrical Company, is president of the new company. The new company, it is  said,Jias=received=the=rights-of=way=  and the necessary franchise from  the Ontario government for the  construction of new lines and it  was said yesterday that the . work  of building the lines would begin in  a few weeks.  Steamer Record Beaten.  New York, May 10.���The giant  Hamburg-American line steamer  Deutschland, which arrived in port  this afternoon from Hamburg,  Southampton and Cherbourg, 'succeeded in making a day's run on.  this voyage, which surpasses any  previous day's record in the history  of steam navigation; 587 knots was  the record of the 15eutschland's run  from noon on May 8 to noon today.  An hourly average speed of 24.53  knots was maintained throughout  the whole 24 hours. This is a record that has never been equaled by  any vessel.  Churchill Says No.  London, May 10.���In the course  of an interview with a representative of the Daily Mail, AVinston  Churchill denies without qualification the story 'of Baron Gunies-  berg, who claims to have been the  head of the Transvaal select police,  who is reported here to be lecturing in the United States,* that Mr.  Churchill was allowed to escape  from Pretoria, after having fallen  into the hands of the Boers, and  tliat snap shot pictures were taken  of him in the act.  The Preacher Speculated.  Chicago, May   10.���Rev.   S.   A.  Harris, for  several years  until; recently pastor of the Congregational  church at Millbourne, Illinois, has  For Sale or Rent.���Piano at the  Old Curiosity Shop.  To Let���0-roomed house.    Apply  T. H. Roberts, Vanstonels drug store. ��.  Wanted���To rent at once a five  or six-room house, furnished.    Box 65G, Nelson.  Large,  well-furnished* rooms  to  lot. Apply rooms 1 and 5 Macdonald block,  corner Josephine and Vernon.  For sale or rent^-A first-class  boarding house. Central locality. Reasonable  terms. - Apply to Box 78, City. . ,  Furnished rooms .to let, with^ or  without board. Prices moderate. Mrs. Reilly,  Ward street, next to Post Olllce.   "  To  rent���Office  in  the   Turner-  Boecke block, corner. Ward and Baker. Apply  to John A. Turner.     ���,..*  Japan Tea of all kinds to suit  your taste. . Sun Cured, Spider Lee, Pan Fired  in bulk or packages.*: Kootenay Coiree Co.  For Lease���The Palace Hotel in  Sandon, B. C. For particulars and time of possession enquire of Mrs. Annie Eagan, Sandon,  British Columbia.. ,  Gold, copper, silver, lead mines  and prospects wanted:. Send report and samples  to the Prospectors' Kxchange,; Nelson; B.C.,  Room 4, K. W-C Block.  For sale���Tug boat Red.Star and  barge at reasonable figures to, cash purchaser, on  time with good ' securitv. Apply to '. Ontario  Powder Works; Nelson, B. C;  For   sale-��� Householdt furniture  and eil'ects of house on- Latimer 'street, opposite  brewery, Can be seen between 9 a. in. Laud 5  p. m. this week.   Mrs. A. S. Parker.    -  For comfort and convenience'go  to the Ice Cream Parlors of J. A; McDonald,  Baker street, where every attention and requisite is supplied.  Free milling gold properties.   We  aro anxious to secure a fewfree milling gold properties at once. Thfi Prospectors Exchange,  NcUon.-B^CrpRooniiFK-W-aBlockr  That fine blend of Ceylon Tea we  are selling at  thirty cents per pound is giving  the best of -. satisfaction to our many customers.  Kootenay Coffee Co.  We 'have   Indian,   Ceylon    and  China Teas in great variety, choicest quality.  We make a specialty of blending teas and sell  them in any quantity at lowest rates. Kootenay  Coffee Co  TENDERS.  Will be received by the undersigned, addressed  to Rossland; B, C, up to Wednesday, May 15th,  .-11)01, to continue the tunnel on the Juno mineral  claim for 250 feot, more or less.  Permission to examine the rook can bo oh-  tainedfrom,.Mr. H. K. T.Haultain, No. !l K. W.  C.:* block, Nelson, B. C.  '   .*...* M.-S. LOGAN.  NOTICE.  Notice is-hereby given that I have this day  purchased the plant and good will of the  Kootenay Steam Laundry and will continue the  businos-s undor the same style nnd title.  All accounts owing by tho sitid Kootenay Steam  Laundry will be paid by me and all accounts due  becomo payable to me.  Soliciting a continuance. of your valued  patronage, I remain, yours* truly,   ���  "'.,.. A. .LARSON.  .' Nelson, May. 2nd, 1901.;   ������"���"���  "'"  NOTICE.-  ��� I.VTIIK   C01JNT\V. CQitKT. ,0*'   KOaTKNAY, irOr.DK.V  ' *"'     AT KOK'r's/KHl.E; Ii.''��'*'        "  "VTOTICE is herehy given' Hint on the 241 h day  ^ of April, 1901. it was :ordored by P. AIcL.  Forin, Esquire.- Deputy Jjidge of the said court,  ahat .lames Ferguson Armstrong,' Oillcial Administrator of the-Couritjr of* Kootenay, be administrator of all and singular the estate of  William Couch of Creston, drayman, deceased,  intestate. ���    ���  Xvery person indebted to the laid deceased is  required to make payment forthwith to the undersigned.   .���,."! :  Every person having, in po'ses=ion effects belonging to the deceased ic required forthwith to  notify the uddersigned.  Every creditor or other person having any  claim upon or interest in the distribution ot the  personal estate of the said deceased is requited  within thirty days of this date to send by registered letter, -Addressed to the undersigned, his  name and address and Uio full particulars of his  claim* or interest; and a statement of his account,  and tho naturq of the.security (if any) heldby  hiin. ;      .'. -   '  Atfer tho expiration of-the said thirty days  the administrator will *pro'ceed with tho distribution of the estate, having regari to those claims  only of which ho shall hayo had notice.  Dated at l''orr.*Steele this 8th day of May. 1901.  JAMES- FERGUSON ARMSTRONG,  Oillcial 'Administrator, .  Fort Steele, B. C.  THE  Mansfield Manufacturing Go.  nelson, b. c.  Builders and  Contractors  * Having taken over the business of the West Kootenay'Brick &  Lime Company, Limited, of Nelson, I heg to ask for a continuance  of the patronage whieh you have heretofore extended them. My  aim will. be at all times to supply you with our products at lowest  possible prices. Being in a position to manufacture goods in larger  quantities than before, we shall be able to supply the trade at a  lower figure.  It is our intention to Install machinery to manufacture our  marble produets, and next season we shall'be in a position to supply  these products at reasonable rates.  We shall also Keep on hand. a stock of Fire Brick, Fire Clay,  Tiles and Cement.  Our Bricks and Lime Rock have taken the First Prizes at the  Spokane Industrial Exposition in 1899 and also this year. We also  secured prizes last year and this year for Ornamental and Building  Stone. '  ' We are prepared to offer special rates to Contractors  and  Builders.  ERNEST MANSFIELD,  for The Mansfield Manufacturing Company.  Successors to  The West Kootenay Brick it Lime Co., Ltd  P. Burns & Co.  Wholesale and Retail  HmnSm.c, Dealers in Meats  Markets at   Nelson,   Rossland,   Trail,   Kaslo, Ymir,   Sandon,   Silverton, Nev  Denver, Itevelsboke, Ferguson Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Mid  ���way,- and_Vancouverr    ���~* "���~ ~~~.���   Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WHOLKSALB AND RETAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  K. W. C BLOCK  WARD STREET  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  OKIIWRH BY MAIL RROBIVTD OARWB-UL AKD PROMPT ATl'RirTION  ppiilxiiyililliilllEltllnililljxi;.xiiziiiiiiiiiuijiiitiriiiiiiiiiiln^liiiliillittnzilxiillltlJiiiiixllim  THE   PROSPECTORS, EXCHANGE!  No. 4, K. W. C. Block,  NELSON, B. C.  Gold, Silver-Lead and Copper Mines wanted at the Exchange.  Free-Milling Oold Properties wanted at once for Eastern Investors.  Parties havinp: mining property for nalo aro requested lo sond wimples of their ore to the  Exchango for exhibition. Wo desire to hear from all prospectors who have promising mineral  claims in British Columbia.  Prospectors and mining men aro requested to mako tho Kxchange theic headquarters when   p  in Nelson. '     . b  All samples should be sent by express, Propaid,   Correspondence solicited. ' H  Address all communications to ���������*���.  | Telephone 104 ANDREW  F.  ROSENBERGER, 5  P.O.Box 700 Nelson, B. C g  ^xiriciixTiiiiriiiniJiiiiaiixxrixxpa^nixx^aziiiiixiirgTiTiiTiixixrnxriTriXTririirxrxrxTiirirrrTTTTrgiix-n  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 2C5.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Ofllce: Two Doors West C. P. B. Offices  FURNISHED   HOUSES  We have several good furnished lioiises to lot  for tho summer months.  H. &   M.  BIRD  BROKEN HILL BLOCK.  WEST TRANSFER CO.  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agenta for Hard and Soft Coal. Imperial Oil  Company. Washington Urick, Lime & Manufacturing Company. Oeneral commercial agents  and brokers.  All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  TELEPHONE Ul.  Office 184 Balder St.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER  To John J. McAxdkrws or to any person or persons to whom he may have transferred his  interest in the Black Diamond Mineral Claim,  situate ou  the  north side of Bear Creek,  about three miles from the town of Ymir,  lying south of and adjoining tlie Kvening  Mar 'Mineral Clnim. Nelson Mining Division  of West, Kootenay Distiict, and recorded in  the recorder's ofllce for the Nelson Mining  Division.   " *���  Von and each of ynu are hereby notified that I  have expended Two Hundred and Twelve dollars  and Twenty-five coots (5212.25) in labor and improvements upon tho above mentioned mineral  claim in order to hold said mineral claim'under  the provisions of tlie Mineral Act. and if within  ninety days from the date of this notice you fail  or refuse to contribute your proportion of such  expenditures together with all costs of advertising your inlerents in said claims will become the  property of the subscriber under section 4 of an  Act entitled  "An Act to Amend the Mineral  Act, 1900."  JOHN DKAN.  Datcdat Nelson this 27th day of April, litOl.  NELSON  LICENCE DISTRICT.  Notice is heroby given that David Church of  Erie lias made application under the provisions  of the "I/iquor Licence Act, 1!K��," for an hotel  license for the U. (J. hotel at Erie, and that a  meeting of the Board of Licence Commissioners  will be neld r,o consider such application sit Er:e  on Wednesday, tho twcfil)-second day of May,  1001, at tho hourof eleven o.ciock'in the forenoon.  w. h: bullock-webstkk.  Chief Licence Inspector.  Chief Constable's Olllce, Nelson, Ii. C.  May, 1901.  ^  AINSWORTH   LICENCE   DISTRICT.  Notice is hereby given that Joseph Fournicr  has made application under the provisions of the  " Liquor Licence Act, lflOO" for an hotel licenco  for I lie premises described as the Montreal hotel  at (lie bcoond crossing of llio Lardo river,  between Howser and Trout lake, and that a  meeting of tlie Honrd of Licence Commissioners  of the Ainsworth Licence District will be held to  conbider such application, at tho Court House at.  i he City of Ivu-lo on Satin dny the lirst day of  Juno. litOl, at the hour of eight o'clock iu the  afternoon.  W. H, BULLOCK-WEBSTKK,  Chief Licence Inspector.  Chief Constable's Ofiice. Nelhon, B. C.  UtliJiine, 1901.  AINSWORTH   LICENCE   DISTRICT.  Notice is hereby given that, Alfied Leblanc has  made application under the provisions of the  " Liquor Licence Act. i!XJ0" for an hotel licence  for ttie pieinises denorilicd as the Kerry hotel at,  I lie first crosiiing of the Lardo river, between  eLuhIo !iiid-Hownur;-uiid-tliab-a-nioet.iiiB-of-Uio-  Board nf Licenco Commissioners of the Ainsworth Licence District will be held to consider  such application at the Court House at the City  of Kaslo, on Saturday the first day of June, 1!K)1.  at Llio hour of eight, o'clock in the afternoon.  W. H. BULLOTK-WKIISTKH.  Chief Licenco Inspector.  Chief Cocstablo's Ofllco. Nelson, B. C.  llth June, 1901.  NOTICE.  Town Lots, New Denver.  Notieo is hereby given that, in pursuance of  tho notification published by this Department,  and dated 22nd June, 1899, under section 118 of the  "hand Act," ngrcomencs for I ho .sale of Lots in  the Town of New Denver, which were purchased  from the Government at public auction on 20th  July, 1892, and upon which the balance of purchase money and interest is not fully paid up by  the IWth of April next, will be cancelled and all  moneys paid therein will be forfeited.  W. C. .WELLS,  Chief Commission of Lands aud Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoria. B. C, 21st March, 1901.  DISSOLUTION   OF   PARTNERSHIP.  Notice is heroby given that the partnership  heretofore existing between Lewis Noll und  Wesley K. Cox, carrying on business as hotel-  keepers in tho premises known as the Porto Kico  hotel at Porto ltioo Siding, B. C, undor Iho firm  name of Noll & Cox, has this day been dissolved  by mutual consent. Kor tho future the Porto  Uico hotel will be conducted by Lewis Noli, who  will assuiuo all liabilities of tho lute firm and to  whom all accounts owing said firm arc herewith  payable. LOUIS NOLL.  WKSLKY K.COX.  Witness: Uobt. Rknwick.  Nrilson. March 2��it.h. 1901.  NOTICE.  Notice is hereby given that I intend to apply at  the next sittings of the Board of Licence Commissioners for the City of Nelson, to be held after  tho expiration of thirty days from lhe date hereof,  for a transfer of the retail liquor licence now held  by me for the Grand Central hotel situate on lots  23 and 21. block (��. subdivision of lot 95 in tin-  City of Nelson, to Gust Ericson of tho said City nf  Nelson,  F. SIMPSON.  Witnoua, W. C. McDo.va i.r>.  Dated this tweuty-ieoond day Of April, 1901.  TRADES   UNIONS. .  NELSON    SOCIALISTIC    EDUCATIONAL  CLUB meets evory Sunday a'..') o'clock p.m.,  in tho Miners'Union Hall.   A cordial invitation  is extended to every one to come mu\ lake part  in discussions.  John Roberts, secrewry.    ,  LAUNDRY WORKERS'UNION OK' NKLSON  No. 8594, A. F.of L.���Meets in Miners' Union  Hall, C. P. R. nlock, corner of Baker and-Slant  ley streets, on fourth. Friday in every month at  7:'M p.m. sharp. Visiting members of American  Federation cordially invited to attehd. C. Fredrick, president;'A. w. McFee, secretary.  TVTKLSON MINERS' UNION NO. '��, W. K. of'  ���L'1   M.���Meets In miners' union rooms, northwest corner of Baker and Stanley streets, every  Saturday evening at 8 o'clock.   Visiting mem,  bers welcome. M. R. Mowatt, President. Jame  Wilkes,   Seoretary.    Union So.u.k of Wages,  for Nklson    Distkict���Per   shift,    machine  men, $3.50: haramersnien miners, $3.23; muckers,'  carmen, shovelors and other underground labor-,  ers, $3.00.  rpRADES AND LABOR COUNCIL.-The regu-'  -**��� lar meetings of the Nelson Trades aud Labor  Council will be held in the miners' union hall,  corner Baker and Stanley streets, on the flrst and  ,third Thursdav of each mouth, pt 8 p. in. C. J.  Clayton, President;,A. T. Curie, Seereiary.    "  rpHE regular meetings of thoCarpenters' Union  -*��� are held on Wednesday evening of each  week, at 7 o'clock. In the Miners' Union roonw  corner of Baker and Stanley streets. Charles  Clayton, President. Georgo Broadley, Secretary.  BARBERS' UNION.-Nelson Union, No. 196. of.  tho International Journeymen''Barbers On .  Ion of America, meets evory first and third Monday of each month in Miner's Union Hall, at 8.30 .  sharp.    Visiting   brothers cordially invited to  attend.   R. McMahon, president: J.'H. Mathe  son. secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, recording  socretary. ��� ��� ���  LABORERS' UNION.-Nelson Laborers' Pro  tective Union, No. 8121, A. F. of L., meets in  Miners' Union hall, C. P. R. block, corner of  Maker and Stanley streets, every Monday evening  at 7:30 p.m. sharp. Visiting members of tho American Federation cordially invited .to attend.  A. J. Curie, President. John Roberts, re-'  cording secretary.  NELSON PAINTERS' UNlON'-'llie regular  meeting of the Painters' Union Is held  the first and third Fridays in each month at Minors' Union hall ah 7:30 sharp. Georgo Kacritt,  President; Henry Bennett, Secretary.  COOKS' AND WAITERS' UNION���Regular  meetings ever/ Tuesday evening at 8:30  oclock, in Miners'Union HaU, corner of Baker  and Stanley streeta. Visting hrfilnen cordially  invit-ed. Chris. Luft, president; H. Smolser, financial and recording secretary.  PLASTERERS'  UNION-The O. P. I. A. No.  172, meete every Monday evening ln  the  Elliot block, cornor Baker and Stanley streeta, at  8 o'clock.    J,   D.  Mover,   president; Williamv  Vico, secretary, P. O. Box 616.  ���    'J'1*'  -~,--v:I  ~*X  ' ---'-??  i     * '** a  .-- '>&!  ���*. 7<~m  7'All  :<-m  - ~~ Vl  aM  *���:��� *'$l  .v.w��'."-f>1jJ  .<���*?,/.*%>'  :jim  ���~:M\  ,^..<r,r*rS  '  iw-i'l  ''.>,  Vl  A  FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES  NELSON LODGE. NO. 23. A. K. & A. M  Moete seoond Wednesday lu eaoh month  Sojourning brethren Invited.  NKLSON ROYAL ARCH CHAITKR No. 1?3  G. R. C���Mee'.s thiid Wedneadti**- S.1J011111  ing companions invited. George Jolin.slono.Z.; K.  \\ . Matthews, S. K.  XrKLSONAKIUE.No.22. F.O. E.-M net second,  ������*"- and-fotirth���Wediie-sday-of-each-moiithi-at-  Frateriiity  Hall.     George   Bartlett,  president  John V. Morrison, secretary.  KN1GHT8 OF PYTHIAS- Nelson Lodge. No  25, Knights of Pythias, meets ln I. O. C. V.  Hall, oorner Baker and Kootenay streets, ev<r ���  Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock, visii Irg Knights  oordlally Invited to attend. H. M. Vin cent C. C.  A. T. Park, K. of R. & S.  KOOTKNAY TENT NO. 7, K. O, T. M.���  Hold theirregular meetings on the first, and  third Thursdays of each mouth. Visiting Sir  Knights are cordially invited to attend. G. A.  Brown, R. K.; A. W. Purely,* Com.; R. J. Steel  R^RREILEY  (SUCCESSOR TO H. D. ASHCROFT)  BLACKSMITHS   AND    WOOD   W0RK(U  EXPERT NORSESHOEINC.  Special attention given to all kinds of repairing  andcustom work from o'.->lde pointe. Heavy  bolts mado to order on shot! not.lpfl.  THOMPSON & DOUGLAS  Victoria Street.  PAINTERS  Decorators  and  Paper Hangers.  NOTICE.  Courtaof Assizo, NislPrius, Overand Tcrminor  and General Gaol Delivery will be holden iu tho  Court House at 11 o'clock in tho forenoon, at tlio  places and on the dates followitur, nameiy:  City of Nanaimo, on tho 23rd day of April. 1901.  City of New Westminster, on tne 23rd day of  April, 1901.  City of Nelson, on the 7th day of May. 1901.  City of Rovelstoke, on the 7th day ot Mm-, 1901.  City of Vernon, on the 15th Jay of May. 1901.  City of lvamloops, on the 23rd day of Mnv, 1*"01.  City of Vancouver, on the 21stday of May, 1901.  City of Victoria, on the 28th day of May, lHul.  Town of Clinton, on thn 28th day of May, 1S01  By Command.  J. D. PRKNTICR,  Provincial {Secretary,  Provincial Secretary's Offlc*.  BOtfa March. 1*L wg*����'3f*^^  THE TRIBUNE:  NELSON", B C, SATURDAY MAY 11, 1901  a.-'     ._ _._   .. ... __ '���<*  m  m  I:,��k*  imx  m  .   J  ���if  Sfl.-r ��/.J. r;': ���,    I  myxty i  ���������.*.���.���������/������'������.'��� i  iP  w*  _xl  'li-  ���ifll*T��VMb-..  5p;fe*v*^T*-v';! *  lip*  :|5Mtt;*:  ���fe^*fei  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  Don't Pay Two Prices for  Gent's Furnishings  When vou can net anything you'want in tliis line at Mad-  son's Great Clearing sale, at Eastern Wholesale Cost.  This sale haa been running the past three weeks and the  generous patronage extended is the best evidence that  the people realize the value of the bargains offered. But a  $14,000 Stock of Clothing  Boots and Shoes and  Gent's  Furnishings  cannot be run off in�� a few days. There is still an almost  unbroken range in all branches to choose from. This  week, however, a special drive will be made in miner's  supplies. All goods are new and up-to-date. Boots and  shoes from $1.50 up, mens suits from $6 up, and 800 pairs  of odd pants at wholesale cost.  Remember, Madson  Leads   all  Competitors.  Bakep Street,  Nelson, B. C.  THEO MADSON  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  THE DENERO MURDER CASE  A  VERDICT  OF NOT GUILTY  TURNED. -  RE-  The Prisoner Tells His Story in  Witness Box���Bad Newspaper  Work Condemned.  the  J��  icieeeeeee tf> **w*����*��W"  l#fe*^H*  m$*0yx  Iplfll  \$00y  Wm$w$7  WMMx  We carry in =stock  a full   line of Assayers' and Chemists  Supplies.   The  quality  of  our  goods   cannot  be excelled  . ' and our prices are  reasonable.^^g =  ,. . r;. :    *   , . ������ : *..,'���  Wri are British Columbia Agents for���   ���*  t$0tyA.  \.$&$iy_^.  X00B  \-v$itK<?$:~':-  I riS--****.?i>--.->;.-  xyyy.  t04yi7 w _  ImMxy  lv.H't^'' tx-.  iwmm  m0::  M     THE DENVER FIRE CLAY CO.'S GOODS  WM.  AINSWORTH & SON'S BALANCES  SMITH &  THOMPSON'S BALANCES  BRUNSTON'S POCKET TRANSITS  , .   m. '      .    r    *-   ji*~ x     '    *��� '  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  VICTORIA  BLOOK NELSON,   B. O.  .m  .���U.'.'J "'",.'���  % ..  f?j.:' V.;- >������  mm*  -p-.-teX: '���' '  WSTTA  mi:  J,*1  '��s.  m  w  ivy?  MORRISON & CALDWELL  PROVISIONS  AND  PRODUCE.  OUR LEADERS-  The well-known Newdale Creamery Butter  'In^airBizod'packageB^andl-pound'brlcUa-  September Selected Ontario Cheese  Choice Matured Canadian Stilton Cheese  Fresh Bogustown Ranch Eggs  Sole Agents for Regal Brand Tea, Coffee and Spices  Baker Street,  Nelson. B. C.  Morrison & Caldwell  m  ���w  m  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO.   219   BAKER   STREET.   NELSON.  For  BOOTS!       BOOTS I       BQ��TS!  a few days only we will hold a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes..  J. A. Gilker, Proprietor  .The criminal assizes concluded  yesterday afternoon iu Nelson before Mr. justice Drake, when.Des  Riviers, charged with the murder  of Harry Rowand at Denero, near  Greenwood, was acquitted.  Three witnesses Avere called for  the prosecution and corroborated  the evidence as appearing iu yesterday's Tribune. Then the prisoner was piit in the witness box,  and examined by his lordship. He  told a very clear story. He stated  that he had never met Rowand  until the, evening of the Kith of  Pebruarj', when he was introduced  to him by Torn Jones. Both Jones  aud his friend were badly intoxicated, and had a bottle of ^whisky  with them. As soon . as this was  exhausted, Jones lay down ou the  bed and fell asleep. Rowand suggested that he should go out for  more whisky, and Des Rivieres  tried to dissuade him, but without  avail. While Rowand was out,  prisoner procceeded to whittle wood  for kindling, and while thus engaged Rowaud returned more drunk  than before, and in a very quarrelsome mood.    .  He at once proceeded to abuse  and threaten prisoner, and then assaulted him. Iu the struggle that  ensued the knife was used in self  defence, a,nd. with fatal results, as  transpired. Rowand was a big  heavy man, and prisoner could not  withstand hia assaults. He did not  ineau to inflict a fatal blow, but it  \yas necessary that he should du-  fend himself iu order to save his  own life.  Mr. C Davis', K.C. addressed the  jury for the defence, pointing out  that no evidence had been advanced to show'that the accused had  any. intention of killing his assailant, or thafc he.eould have had any  motive except that of -self-defence.  On the. other hand,-, it had been  shown that Des Rivieres, although  subjected to considerable annoyance  because of his anti-Boer proclivities;  had shown .wonderful coolness of  temper and discretion. The man  had never got into a row or quarrel  with,anyone although on several  occasions subjected to great provocation. Had; he not used his knife  in selfrdefence on the 15th of February last he would not be alive  today.  W. A. Macdonald, K. C, replied  on the part of the prosecution, and  iu so doing took occasion to allude  to the action of a local paper in setting'forth incorrect details of the  case which, if credited, were calcu-,  lated to prejudice the minds of the  jury. Should such a thing occur  again he would certainly call attention to the matter in different form.  He"then proceeded to review the  evidence and caution the jury that  if "there was a doubt on their minds-  ^as-to-the-guilfcof-Hjhe-prisoner-they^  should give, the prisoner the benefit  of that doubt. '.     ���  Mr. justice Drake summed up the  evidence briefly, his charge being  clearly in favor of the prisoner.  His lordship also alluded to the  danger of newspapers dealing with  cases of this sort before the court  was called upon to, decide. Such  newspaper articles as those alluded  to were calculated to do a great  deal of harm. He hoped this would  not occur again., The case was presented by his lordship iii the usual  fashion, and the jury, after an absence of ten minutes, returned a  verdict of "not guilty," and the  prisoner was discharged.".  est will be held in the opera house  when Rev. E. S. Rowe of Victoria  will" deliver an address on "The  -Church and the Social Problem."  Mr. Rowe's fame as a preacher,'  coupled with, .the interest in his  theme, is sure to attract a large,  audience.' The singing at this service will be led by the Emerald  duet.  The pulpit of the Baptist church  will be filled tomorrow by -members,  of the Methodist conference; Rev.  It. B. Laidley preaching in the  morning and;Rcv. TV. W; Baer in  the evening.   ��� ,  The Humane Society's Medal.  Very many- of those who" witnessed the boating accident on  Thursday evening,. are thinking  that something should be done to  secure the Humane Society's medal  for captain Fraser of the Kokanee.  Were it not; for the prompt and  heroic action , of the : captain it is  al most certain, that ^ the accident  would have ., proved fatal. When'  Mills was taken out lof; the water he  was nearly dead, and his companion  was so weajjithathe could'put forward no,furtheti effort to save ihim.  LARDEAU MININC OUTLOOK  "-:���������    ������.*���; ".'���<' .'���'*''��� ���'*'    '���*���'... **���'���       '"   :' '  '..-������ '.'.-' ;������   ,���:-. i. x\>; \'':7  A Very Rich District..  .���������:-,   ".'���   i':i.i;.*'    !':-*;**     ���'**.   '���**'*.'������    .'.���'���  James Grant, one! ot' the: early  pioneers ��� of: the Lardeau ' country,;  has been in Nelson for the past  couple of dfiys arranging for supplies and other,matters.; Mr.Grant  is more confident than ever, that  his district is one of the richest  mineral' sections in British Columbia, and says 'that it will prove a  great surprise, to even well-posted  mining men as soon as-the railway  gets in.     : ���'  ,"   '  "The want of a railway,has been  our great drawback,',' said������ Mr.  Grant yesterday, to The Tribune.  "We have some of the richest mineral deposits in there that.are to be  found in the province. , It is not  every day that you .meet -yyith-prop-  erties that net $200 to'the ton, and  yet we have them there���properties  that pay this after' rawhiding,.  sleighing,' steaiuboating, and railing  the ores to the smelter, .,"\Vhen all  this: expensive hiiudling is done  away with ^ou ca.n understand  what a big/thing we' hayp in there.  I notice yoii hac^ an account,of,the  Nettie L., ��� tlie Triune'and a,few  more in yesterday's Tribune;.-.but  there are others which will turn out  equally as good."       v_   .,.,, ; ,    , ,.  Mr. Grant tlien.jproceecled to speak  of the Mabel ^group, oh Silver, Cup  hill. ' It inclu'cies ;the, Mabel, Virginia, Noi-ali tee and Black Prince.  They have a'wagon, road from the  property to -Trout lake. On the  Virginia there is a. 10:foot ledge, one  foot clear of which is solid ore carrying 7 per cent copper and from  '$5 to $15 iu ;gold. The 'Warner  Miller syndicate has a bond on the  property and are uniler, contract to  do $5000 worth of work, and begin  as soon as the season opens.  The 'Lucky Jim' is another rich  property. It was located iri 1898.  There are great,bodies of concentrating ore on this claim running  from $500 to $1000 ,in/.gold..: ,. A  twelve footi shaft has been sunk,  but the development has been re-  tarded^owing^to^lackibf^shippingl  facilities.   It will be worked this  TELEPHONE ,27  SC.    B~5TEIiS   <fc   GO,  PAINTS, OILS /^ND GLASS.  GARDEN  TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS  POULTRY NETTING  Storo, Cornor Baker and Josephlno Stico  RUBBER AKD COTTON HOSE.  Sole   Agents   for   Giant   Powder   Company    and   Truax   Automatic   Ore   Cars.  ^ZELSOnST  STORES   AT  ���KASLO  S-A.2sTID03sr  house started yesterday and- .before  itoday closes this old landmark Will  have been removed. Ten years ago  the structure was put up. There  was then a veranda at the old Merchants at the time occupying the  site of P.' Burns' butcher shop * and  the present Tribune office.' The  Madden house veranda is now the  only one ou Baker street and it will  come down next in compliance with  the order of the city council.  The F��uhiic Library.  The public library: is again in  .financial difficulties���or. bordering  !oivthat stage. To relieve matters  'there will be an entertainment in  the opera house on Tuesday night  ���the children's fancy dress concert. The performance wa9 given  on Wednesday .evening last and  will be repeated at matinee today,  but a good ' thing cannot be seen  too often, especially when the  spectators will not alone enjoy  themselves* but'iri t so doing will be  contributing to the support of a  very worthy institution.  Rev. G. K. Bradshaw, of Grand  .Forks,,will speak at the Salvation  ���Arm^r -barracks-tonight and Re'v.;Ei  Robson, one of the '59 pioneers, will  address the,infeetings on Sunday at  3 p'.m. aind'7:30 p.m. ��� Rev. Thomas  Crosby the pioneer Iudiau missionary will conduct the service.  The! Hudson's Bay Company commence their, annual stock-taking  sale, and have marked, theiri dress  goods" "at bargain-counter prices.  The company's fiscal year ends on  the 31st instant, ��� and. the'present  sale will'be continued until then.'  FISHING TACKLE  IS NOT A NEW VENTURE WITH US.  .;��� We know your wants and have what you need. Our line is  too large to enumerate, but a call will convince you that,it is  the most complete in the city.  LAWRENCE    HARDWARE   CO.  Imoorters and Dealers In Shelf and Heavy Hardware. ���;���*        i  E. FERGUSON & CO.  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  DOMESTIC CIGARS  Amongst a largo assortment we carry the following brands: El Cielo, Isolde Melba, La Ma rea, La  A^eda, Rosebery, Buena  Galana.  CRANDA HAVANA CICARS  A full line ranging from  $50 to $120. A declaration  accompanies each box, certifying that the finest  Havana lobacco only- is  used by this factory. We  recommend them.  Our  Special  Canadian Eye is the Most Palatable Whiskey in the  Market.   We have it in hulk and in cases 5's and 6's.  PERSONAL ATTENTION GIVEN TO MAIL ORDERS  ROSSLrAIND.   BINpIINEBRIIVO  WORKS  CUNLIFFiffi & MeMILLAN  Founders and Maohlnlsts, Spaolalty of Ore 'Care, Ore-Bin  Doors and General Mining Maohlnery.  List of second-hand machinery on hand, which has been thoroughly ovorhaulod and is as good  2J5-H. P. Locomotive-typo boiler, with engine attached and all fittings, ready to turn on steam,  6i"x8" Double-Cylinder Friction Urain-Hoiat, built by Ingorsoll Co.  Sinking Pump, No. 5 Cameron, Now York.  Sinking Pump, 10"xA"xia", outside packed plungor pattern.  Watch thia advertisement for furthor lists, or write us beforo you buy for comploto list).  tUKf have j'i��t what you want,  Auonto to ��� Northey Puinph,  P. O. Box 193.   '  Stock carried.  THIRD AVENUE,  ROSSLAND  We  D.J  CONFERENCE SEBVIOES.  "' Conference services will be held  on Sunday, in the opera house, ltev.  R. Whittington, M. A., B. Sc, ex-  president of conference preaching  at 11. a. in., and Rev. Dr. Carman,  general superintendent, at7:30 p.m.  ���The. choir will render a special  jnusical program. A morning anthem, " Ye shall dwell in the land."  Evening, "Send out Thy light."  Mrs. Melville Parry will assist the  choir in the evening, singing a solo,  "The lig'it of the world," and also  a duet with G. L. Lennox, "Myfaith  looks up to Thee.'*  The conference love feast and  communion service will be held in  the Methodist church commencing  at 9 a. in. Christians of every name  are invited.  An open session of the Sunday  school will be held at 2:30. Addresses by Reverends J. P. I licks  and J. P. "Westman.  At 3:45 a. service of special inter  season. .,,_,.    ,,   ... ,;,   . ���. ���>.���..���  The Cromwell, at. the head.:of  Brown creek, has had some work  done on it and six tons of the ore  recently sent to the Trail smelter  netted $100 to,the ton,.������������If properly  sorted it could.^be.made^,$300.ore.:  This property ia also bonded to the  Warner-Miller syndicate.  The Old Gold, 6n the north! fork  is a tunneling proposition'oh which,  some 500 or (500 feet, of. work  has  been done.   It is a; sure thing.  The Metropolitan, in the., same.,  district has showjf ^tip 'remarkably  well for the amount of work done,  aud with the.attention which'-'���will'  be given to it this year will prove a-  great property.,., i ;��� ii =  Ou Fish creek the Edith has been  worked during the past winter, and  in the course of operations :a lot of  free gold was encountered.   '  Mr. Grant returns- to the Lardeaiv  today, and expects, to pay Nelson  another visit in the near future.  Rossland Sports. :���    -  There was a big crowd over from  Itossland yesterday-to witness the  Goff-Burns light. ..They, carae-by a  special train whicli left Rossland at  4 p.m., arriving in Nelson at about  7:45. The train left here on its return trip an hour after midnight,  but there were many who held  tickets remained over to have a  sniff of the lake breezes, and. enjoy  the attractions which Nelson offers  to her neighbors in the higher,  airier and snowier .altitudes,  After today no civilian, will be  allowed the .'use' of the rifle range  until -his' 'anhual, subscription is  paid. In future no recruit will be  (permitted t<* shoot' over the^ range  without a'sergeau't'in charge.  .  , /1 iii 'i_\i : ���  'Eastern Baseball.,  At Buffalo���B.uffalo 5, Syracuse 0.  At .Rochester���Rochester 2, Providence 4. ;���   ���        -    --  At Pittsburg ��� National ��� Pittsburg 3,' Cincinnati 0/  : ' At Chicago���National��� Chicago 4,  :St. Louis 1.  At Milwaukee��� American ��� Milwaukee 6, Detroit 7.  At Cleveland���American���Cleveland 4, Chicago 5.- ���?  ���  SMOKE ROYAL SEAL  It Makes a  Difference  Where you g-et, what you get,  and when you get it.    If  you send to headquarters for china, crockery or glassware  we will pack and ship promptly anything in that line.  Our stock is by far the largest of any house and our  prices are the lowest.  That shipment of fancy table lamps we  about a short time age is going fast. Your  will get'ah'ead of you if you don't look sharp.  told  you  neighbor  Wm. Hunter & Co.  Groceries  Crockery  FIRST UMGN MADE  CICAR MANUFACTURED  jfi NELSON;     v  Kootenay  Cigar Co.  Baker Street, Nelson.  INSURANCE.   REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  Spring Sporting Goods  Duke & Son's Cricket supplies, Ayres &  Wright and Ditson's lawn tennis, Spalding base  ball, Lally lacrosse and Whitely exercises.  TISDALL'S  GUN   STORE  VANCOUVER.  iVJ  I  ft F  I  II  FURNISHED HOUSE TO LET.  Two story house ' very eohvjenr'  ieutly situated ajid '��� entirely furnished. ;���: Terms moderate. :''"''....  STRACHAN  BROTHERS  I-  r LUMBERS.  GOOD GOODS.  RBASONABL PRICES  Will call at your* residence or place  of business wi fcJi catalogues and  prices anytime if dropped apostcard.  OPPOSITE POSTOFFIOS.  NELSON. B. O  App'y-JH. fc Cairteiiii  Another Landmark Gone.  .  The  work -.of taking   down   the  veranda   in   front   of   the Nelson  GARDEN SEEDS  (    Wo havo opened up the largest shipment of  bo'-t quality, fresh garden seeds ever brought to  the Kootenay   country.    *We are selling largo  auantltlea already and you will note our way Is  ift'eront from that of other doalers in this district, iu that       ,*���:���..;*...-���   -  ���:. .:���'���'���  WE SELL BY WEIGHT  As well a�� by package, and though the quality  is'the best the prico ia tho same as in Toronto.  Make out a list and send to us and we will guarantee satisfaction.  IN FLOWER SEEPS  -Wo also havo' a, largo assortment���10 different  varieties and oolors of Sweet Peas to select  from and an endless variety of othor kinds.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK CO.  IC.-W.-C. Block.     ��� Corner Ward and Baker Sts  ALL KINDS OF rLOWER, VEGETABLE AND  GARDEN SEEDS  Houston Block.  Telephone >6I.  P. O.   Bo�� 176,  CORPORATION OFTHE CITY OF NELSON  PUBLIC MEETING.  A m'-etinf*; of tho oil izens of Nelson will be hoM  in the board of trade rooms this evening at C(��t!t  o clock for the purpose of oonsidoritiK mutters  connected with tlio Dominion Day celebration in  Nolson on Monday and Tuesday, July lat, and  2nd.  KltANK KLKTCHKR, Mayor.  Nelson. B. C. May 7th, 1UU1.  s. CARR  LATK OF VANCOUVER  LADIES' TAILOR  Pnrlurn formorly occupied by Misa MaoMillan,  Victoria Hloclc.  Tho patronage of Nolnon ladles solicited.  i^r^pBf-T-


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