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 Mineral Production of BrRlsh Columbia in 1S00  $16,407,645  Mineral Production of Kootenay Iq 1900  $10,562,032  NINTH YEAB.  NELSON, B.C., TUESDAY MORNING, JUNE 11, 1901  PRICE FIVE CENTS  SCHOOL   VOTE    INDORSED  COUNCIL   WILL   GO  THE WHOLE  FIVE THOUSAND.  Hugh Nixon Gets a Vote of $100, and  Young   Receives   a   Bonus  for  Conspicuous Bravery.  Tlie consideration of the finance  committee's report broughtoutsome  discussion on civic finances at last  evening's meeting of the city  council, when it was decided that,  in view of the heavy expenditures  of tlio first few months, it would be  necessary to go slow in tho matter  of ordering new work until after  tlie July receipts come in.  Alderman Hamilton in presenting  tho case for tho finance committee  said tlio council had already overrun its revenue by some $SO0O,  which was the estimate up  to July 1st. July, however,  was a big month for collections  and from $8000 to $9000 should be  received during that month, ln  speaking of the excess of expenditures over the estimate alderman  Hamilton said excesses had been  encountered in the public health  department and also in the interest  account, but he was pleased to say  that tho revenue received from the  city's electric light and water service had in both instances exceeded  the estimates. Tlio arrears from  these services were also being collected as well, but the members of  tlie finance committee thought the  council had better go slow in ordering new work.  Alderman Gillett asked what was  proposed to be done in the matter  of .sewer construction.  Alderman Selous explained that  there yet remained- $3200 to be expended'upon sewers.'    '  Alderman Hamilton added as one  reason why caution should be exercised that as yet the ciby debentures remained unsold.  Mayor Fletcher in reply said he  had called for fresh tenders for the  debentures aud the council would  know by the 15th instant what the  result had been. *  Alderman Selous explained that  there was no intention to depart  from tlie original estimates of expenditure, and provision was made  by the committee for the expenditure of something over $11,000 yet.  This included $5000 for waterworks, $3200 for sewers and $1400  for light, among other items.   -  The recommendation of thn committee to go slow was adopted.  The finance committee also  ^recommeudedJ-he^payment of cur-  ��� rent accounts amounting to  .$1109.14, and that the sum of $5000  be raised for city school purposes  to supplement the grant of $5000  from the provincial government.  There was some discussion over  tlio school expenditure. Alderman  Hamilton in support of it said tliat  unless somo such vote was made  the trustees would be forced to  spend tha government vote of $5000  in patching tlie present old school  building, which would mean a much  larger demand upon the city when  tlie corporation took hold of the  schools at the beginning of the year.  If, however, the city made a vote  of $5000 it would be possible for  the trustees to put up a new brick  or stone building which would furnish all requisite school accommodation for the next two or three  years.  Mayor Fletcher asked alderman  Hamilton if he had looked  into the matter to see how far the  council was empowered to make  such a grant uuder present conditions. Some discussion occurred  upon this point aud it was eventually decided to secure the opinion  of the city solicitor as to whether  the city could issue debentures to  cover the vote by au increased tax  levy. ���.->".  Alderman Selou3 said he had  fiixed the situation up and in his  opinion the council would escape a  demand for $10,000 next year by  making a vote of $5000 this ye ar.  Tlie recommendation was adopted  and the city solicitor will be required to find a way for carrying  it out.  The report of the public works  committee contained the following  recommendations: (I) That Ward  street, from  Vernon to  Front,  be  graded and ditched; (2) that the  Nelson Gas & Coke Company be required to place all their exposed  gas mains in the city underground;  (3) that the Nelson Tramway Company be requested to repair that  portion of their track lying between Josephine and Hall streets  on Front street; (4) that a crossing  be laid on the. east side of Kootenay  street across Robson street; (5)  that the sum of $100 be spent in  improving Vernon street between  Hall and Cedar streets; (0) that a  four-plank sidewalk be laid on the  north side of Hoover street, between Stanley and AVard streets.  The report provoked some discussion, but was eventually adopted as  read.  A communication was read from  Messrs. Macdonald & Johnson asking the council to indemnify' Dr.  LaBau against any damages in the  suit which doctors Hall & Rose  have brought against him in connection with the fumigation ot  their offices, and also to defray his  costs in the suit.  Mayor Fletcher, aldermen Selous,  Paterson aud Madden spoke strongly upon the necessity for backing  up the health officer. Alderman  Gillett was opposed to any such  course and aldermen Irving and  Hamilton agreed with him in part.  Alderman Selous. eventually  moved that the terms of the communication of Messrs. Macdonald &  Johnson be complied with. This  was seconded by Alderman Madden  and carried, Alderman Gillett alone  dissenting.  The mayor was also empowered  to look after the city's interests in  tlie case.  Alderman Paterson brought up  the question of the remuneration  of Hugh Nixon for his loss of $95  and his watch while in the discharge  of his duty at tlie electric light  dam and also of the recognition of  the bravery of William Young in  saving Nixon's life.  Alderman Selous recorded himself  as in favor of recognizing conspicuous bravery as well as good  service in civic employees.  Mayor Fletcher also spoke very  highly of the bravery of Mr. Nixon's  rescuer, after whieh alderman*'  Selous moved that Hugh Nixon be  voted $100 as compensation for his  losses, and that Mr. Young receive  a bonus of $50 and that the city  press his claim for the Humane  Society's medal. This was agreed to.  THE RECATTA PROCBAMME  Drafted Last Evening.  A meeting of the regatta committee in connection with the Dominion Day celebration waa held la.pt  ovening, which was attended by IT.  H. Playford, T. G. Procter, G. W.  Hale, J. W. Forde, 13. W. Matthews,  F. A. Macrae and W. J. Beaven.  The committee decided upon the  following programme Avith prizes  =in=^TiliieT=i=FoTil'=oared"==racor==for"  seniors,. $50; four-oared race, for  juniors, $50; mixed doubles, first $15,  second $5; veterans' race, $15;double  sculls, with lady coxswains, prizes  to the ladies, first $10, second $5;  single sculls, $25; mixed tandem  canoe race, first $10, second $5; tub  race, $10; tandem canoe, first $15,  second $10; tilling race, $15; single  canoes, first $10, second $5; ladies'  single sculls, first $10, second $5;  ladies' double sculls, with gentlemen coxswains, first $15, second $10,  three or four paddle canoe, $30;  sailing race, $50.  Entries for all these events will  close on .Time 23rd.  Agreement Unlikely.  Vancouver, June 10.���[Special  to The Tribune.]���At a joint meeting this afternoon of the canners'  and fishermen's committee, the  fishermen reported the decision of  the grand lodge that from their  point of view 15 cents per fish must  be paid for the season. The canners' offer had been 12 cents for  July and 10 cents for August. After  a long discussion the canners agreed  to give 12 cents up to the end of  the first week in August, but said  that 15 for the whole season was  simply out of the question. The  canners themselves do not have any  hope that the fishermen will accept  their offer and the general opiuion  is that another strike and perhaps  serious trouble may ensue.  AYLMER, Que., 10.���A young  boy, twelve years old, named Dene-  ault, was almost cut in two at  Richie Bro.'s sawmill Saturday and  died yesterday morning. Deceased  was playing with companions when  the accident occurred.  UNCO GOOD STILL KICKING  SUNDAY BALL JARS ON THEIR  NERVES.  Invoke   the Aid of the Police Commissioners to   Carry   Out   a  Foolish Resolution.  The narrow gauge aldermen were  out in force at last evening's meeting of the city council and proceeded to raise a row over that Sunday  game of ball in the recreation  grounds. The subject was introduced at the end of the other  business of the meeting, by alderman. Hamilton, who said lie had  two questions to ask, which he proceeded to read from two slips of  yellow paper. The first was au  inquiry as to what steps were taken  to carry into effect the resolution  carried by the majority of the  council with respect to the playing  of baseball in the recreation grounds  on Sunday. The second was an  inquiry whether the resolution in  question was to bf) set aside by the  ball players . of Nelson and of Rossland.  Mayor Fletcher undertook the  reply. He reminded alderman  Hamilton that the resolution referred to was not addressed to any  one. The police of the city were  employed in carrying out the laws  of the land, and the bylaws of the  city, but they had nothing to do  with such resolutions. There was  a statutory law on Sunday observance, and if any one felt aggrieved  at Sunday ball playing he could  lodge a complaint, and then it  could be determined what the law  was upon the question. If the  f miners of the resolution had taken  sufficient care to have addressed it  to the police commissioners it might  have, had some force or effect, but  as it stood'it'amounted to nothing  more than an expression of opinion  on the part of certain members of  the council. If it was desired to  restrict people from doing certain  things the restriction should be  properly framed.  Alderman Gillett���We can tear  down the fence around the recreation grounds.  Mayor Fletcher���Yes, you can  tear down the fence.  Alderman Paterson expressed  the opinion that a slight had been  put upon the council by ignoring  its resolution.  Mayor Fletcher said the members  who had drafted the resolution had  put the slight upon the council.  The resolution had been sprung  upon the council aud was not put  in proper shape.   _. ,'  = Alderman __Madden_moved_that_  the council adjourn.  Alderman Paterson then started  in to refer to something which he  had seen in the Rossland Miner,  but the mayor called him to order  and informed the council that a  member could speak but once to  any question.  This brought matters to a head  and alderman Hamilton moved,  seconded by alderman Paterson,  that the police commissioners be  requested to have the resolutions,  carried by the council, with regard  to tha playing of games within the  city limits put into effect.  This was carried, and thus the  matter is effectually disposed of.  The police commission is an independent body. It meets when it  pleases, and there is no assurance  that it will meet again during the  summer season. Indeed certain  members of the commission feel  that in view of the heat occasioned  by the last meeting they would be  showing indifference to the comfort  of the great majority of the citizens  if during the present warm weather  they brought on another session  and unduly raised the temperature  of the eity.  MINING   RECORDS.  Certificates of improvement have  been granted to the Molly Gibson  Mining Company for the Molly  Gibson, Florence, Aspen, Little  Duke, Little Fractional and La  Plata Fractional; to Christopher  Sherbart in respect to the Florence  Fraction ; to Herbert J. Wilson on  the Gold Crown claim at the head  of Sandy creek ; and to John Phil-  bert and Oliver Blair on the Pat  mineral claim on Wild Horse creek.  The following bills of salo have  been recorded: Gideon Madore,  one-third of the Warfare to William Seed and one-third to Catharine Seed of Rossland'; George  Baillod to Ernest Meyer, one-  quarter interest in the Hard-Up  and Helvetia, one-eighth interest in  the Alpino, Skoukoum and Kootenay Star; George Baillod to Albert  Haller, the same interests in tho  same claims.  The following certificates of work  were recorded: To W. McGimpsey  on xthe White Star Fractional,  Strongford and Toronto Chief; and  to Joseph H. Chipman on the Mayflower.  The locations recorded were:  Carbonate, three miles from the  mouth of Beaver creek, by Michael  Hayes; Alaska, on the south side of  Edison creek, by Ernest Riou; Bismarck, fiye miles from Nelson, near  Cottonwood lake, by Eric Palm-  quist; Log Cabin, a relocation of  the Kent, by.Thomas G. Prittie; and  the Number One, on Geraty creek,  by J. C. T. Crofts.  LOW - CRAPE   PROPOSITION  Over in the Boundary Country.  Fairview, June 6.���[Special to  the Tribune],���Nelson holders of  stock in the Fairview Corporation,  Limited, will regret to hear that  Messrs. Gooderhamf& Blackstock of  Toronto have thrown up their  option of a controlling interest in  the stock of the corporation, notwithstanding that the Stemwinder  has shown a marked improvement  in both values and ore at the 300-  foot level. The west drift' on this  level has been in 00 feet of ore,,  with neither wall in sight. It is  entering a point immediately under  the big showing." on the 200-foot  level, where the vein measured 21  feet between walls. The values on  the 300-level are [increasing somewhat, ten samplings giving an average of $7.94 per ton.  Manager Russell has , gone to  ���Vernon to consult with the directors and. tlie solicitor of the corporation, with a view to levying' a  - three-cent assessment on ..the advice  of heavy Montreal .-holders; ' The  satisfactory showing iu the mine  warrants some effort being made  to carry forward further development, as it .. is apparent  that the drift is entering a big  shoot of ore that may surprise the  public. The Stemwinder is a big  low-grade milling proposition, and  much money has already been spent  in the preliminary stage of development. Mill tests of the ore from  tho first level, at a depth of 100  feet, gave $0.25. The last mill run  of 500 tons, foreman Campbell says,  went over $5 per ton. This last ore  came from -both the first and  second levels. Beside its mineral  holdings the corporation has 400  acres of the best coal land at White  lake, 10 miles north of Fairview.  This deposit has been slightly pros-  =pectedfn.nd-^he"coaHs-Teported=4}y-  local blacksmiths to be a good coking coal. An effort is also to be  made to develop this land, as a  market for its product would not  be hard to find in the numerous  towns and mining camps springing  up in the surrounding'district.  Sandy McAuley, who recently  dissolved partnership with .Harry  Rose in the Cariboo Hotel at Camp  McKenny, has been appointed manager of the Hotel Fairview. The  Big Tepee, as the famous hostelry  is called by its patrons, is benefiting by the increased travel to and  from the Similkameen. It is ono of  the largest and best furnished hotels  in southern British Columbia, costing at the time its doors were opened to the public in the boom days  fully $30,000.  Death's Doings.  Si-okank, June 10.���[Special to  the Tribune].���Miss Millie Huntley  of Vernon, B. C, died here early  this morning of consumption. She  arrived iu Spokane about a week  ago en route to Boulder, Col., but  was taken seriously ill aiid could  not leave the city. The remains  will be shipped home tomorrow  morning,accompanied by deceased's  mother.  Lonijon, Juno 10.���Sir Walter  Besant, the novelist, died yesterday at his residence in Harapstead  after a fortnight's illness from influenza.    He was born in 1830.  London, June 10.���Robert William Buchanan, a poet and prose  writer, is dead. He was born in  August, 1811.  London. June 10.���Robert James  Loyd-Lindsay, the first baron  Wantage, is dead. He was 09  years old.  SCHEME THAT DIDN'T WORK  INGENIOUS   PLOT    TO    DEFRAUD  INSURANCE   COMPANIES.  The Woman That Was to Feign Death  Played Her Part Only too Well  and Crossed Over the River.  Chicago, June 10.���Dr. August  H. Unger and F. Wayland Brown,  on trial for conspiracy to defraud  insurance companies through the  death of Miss Marie Defenbach,  were this evening found guilty and  sentenced to the penitentiary under  the indeterminate act. Frank H.  Smiley, indicted with Unger and  Brown, pleaded guilty and turned  state's evidence. It is likely that  he will escape with a light sentence.  The evidence in the case showed  that Unger, Brown, Smiley and  Miss Defenbach entered into a conspiracy by which Smiley was to appear as the affianced husband of the  woman. She was then to be ill and"  apparently die, leaving the insurance, whieh included one policy in"  a stock company and two in fraternal organizations, the total aggregating $25,000.  Tlie woman in her will said that  she desired her remains to be  cremated and it is thought that it  was the intention to hurry her  away after her supposed death and  cremate another body procured  from the hospital. The woman became ill according to program, but  did not rally and died." Her body  was at once cremated. An inquest  was held by assistant coroner John  B. Wickler without a jury and  Wickler returned to, the coroner's  .office a verdict that the woman had  died from natural causes.  The death of the woman is  shrouded in mystery and physicians  on the stand differed widely as to  the cause of death. The state, however, declared that the woman was  murdered, although it could not be  positively * proven.* It "was shown  that all the insurance carried by  the woman was assigned before her  death and that her will drawn up  after these assignments had been  made.  HOBO VISITS THE ORIENT  Has an Eventful Trip.  New York, June 10. ��� Harry  Kemp, the 18 year-old-son of a  prominent resident of Arlington,  N. J., who left here some 18 months  ago, has returned to his parents.  In March, 1900, he embarked on  the ship Postazolli, bound for  South American ports, as a cabin  boy. The ship went from South  America to Sydney, Australia,  =wh erejf=tu*ed=--by���the=4on g=voyage,-=  Harry deserted. He learned of the  Boxer outbreak in China and immediately became a stowaway in  the Maroi King, bound for Taku  with a cargo of cattle. At Taku  the Maroi King was halted by the  blockade of the powers and compelled to unload its cargo into lighters. Determined to reach China at  any cost the boy with great difficulty boarded one of the lighters  and again hid, this time without  discovery. He reached Tien Tsin  and Pekin in time to witness the  looting of those cities. After existing without food at Pekin for three  days tho youthful globe trotter  went to an American officer and  made known his condition. He was  furnished with food and passage  home. Tiring of this he returned  to Tien Tsin. He saw a company of  marines marching to the American  battleship Indiana, which had beeu  ordered to Manila, and followed  them aud hid away in the hold.  Being found by one of the oflicers  he was set at work painting. On  one occasion he was fired upou from  ambush and barely" escaped with  his life. Availing himself of a good  chance Kemp got on a United States  transport and was soon landed at  Nagasaki, Japan. He there obtained a position as a waiter in a hotel  and after an accident he was discharged. He then became a stowaway on a United States transport  that later landed him in San Francisco. Kemp walked to Los Angeles  and "jumped" freight trains. to  come east.  the reorganized Nippon Yusen  Kaisha line, which has been  doubled, aud now gives two instead  of one monthly service. She  brought news that a Chinese passenger boat bound from Chusan to  Nigpoo was lost during a squall on  May 8th, and out of 08 on board  only nine were saved. Thirty  bodies were washed ashore.  George M. Schilling, who left  New York in 1897 to walk around  the world, has reached Kobe from  India, he being unable to go  through China owing to the unsettled condition.  Chinese comment favorably on  American troops in articles on their  withdrawal from China.  SEQUEL TO RUNAWAY MATCH  HUSBAND AND WIFE ARE FOUND  DEAD IN CHICAGO HOTEL.  Oriental Doings.  Victoria, June 10.���The first  Kinsu Maru arrived this morning  from the Orient, being the first of  Won't Stand for Puts and Calls.  Chicago, June 10. ��� Proposed  amendments to the Chicago board  of trade rules providing, such  changes as would enable brokers to  trade in puts and calls was defeated  by a heavy majority at an election  held on change today.  EASTERN CANADIAN NEWS  Wired in Brief.  LONDON, Ont., 10.���R. Herring-  ton, 24 years old, was killed by an  express train Saturday.  ST STEPHEN, N. B., 10.���Mrs.  Z. Chipman, mother of Lady Tilly,  widow of Sir Leonard Tilly, is dead,  aged 82 years.  TORONTO, 10.��� Rev. Halliday  Donglass,'M. A., of Cambridge university, has accepted a professorship in apologetics.  TORONTO, 10. ��� The hospital  authorities, announce ex-premier  Hardy's condition slightly improved  since 4 p.m., but have little hopes of  his recovery.  TORONTO, lO.���Williani Sheld-  rick and William Gibson both  pleaded guilty to a charge of  bigamy today. Sheldrick was sentenced to tweiity-three months' imprisonment and Gibson, who is a  cripple, to one year.  KINGSTON, Out., 10.���The street  railway ,s company locked out its  men today and operated its cars  with officials arid . non-union' men.  The- men- refused-.'.to- accept,'the.  present scale of wages "and forty-  eight hours' notice .before dismissal.  HALIFAX, 10. ��� The* Furnace  liner Loyalist arrived from London  today bringing a company of the  Royal Engineers on their way to  Bermuda to look after Boer prisoners expected at Hamilton shortly.  The steamer also brought three  members of the Canadian contingent who were invalided to England,  namely, corporal Livergrove and  privates Dougall and Hammon.  LONDON, Ont., 10���Robert Ful-  ford of St. Louis, Mo., shot and  killed his mother-in-law, Mrs. Robert McCord of Arva township, and  then shot himself dead on Saturday  night. Domestic troubles caused  bye his excessive drinking, whicli  necessitated his  wife  leaving  him  Despondency is the Only Theory Ad*  - vanced for the Dual Tragedy���The  Woman Had Been an Actress.  - -4  and returning hpme, is saidTxThave  been the cause of the shooting. Ful-  ford asked to see his wife, whom it  is thought, he intended murdering,  but his request was refused, whereupon he shot Mrs. McCord.  MONTREAL, 10.���The anniversary celebration of the Montreal  Y. M. C. A. was brought to a close  today by the unveiling of a bronze  tablet on the site of the building iii  which the first association on the  continent was fornaod, November  22, 1851. The unveiling ceremony  was performed by Howard Williams of London, Eng., sou of sir  George Williams, founder of the  association work, who delivered an  address dealing with tho growth of  the work and the recognition it had  received from the late queen and  present king. ���  Gregg Wishes It Were True.  RossIjANI", June 10.���The Evening  World announces this evening that  the Rossland Miner has been purchased by the Le Roi company or  the Mine Managers' Association.  The story is absolutely unfounded,  according to manager C. A. Gregg  of the Rossland Miner. He says he  has no knowledge of any such deal  and adds: "I only wish it were  true."           Kruger Will Not Come.  Washington, June 10.���It is  understood that former president  Kruger of the Transvaal will not  visit the United States during the  coming summer or fall. At one  time there was a prospect that Mr.  Kruger might make such a visit,  but those having some knowledge  of his movements say the visit will  not be made, at least for the  present.  Chicago, June 10.���Side by side,  each with a bullet wound in the  temple, the dead bodies of L. Hart-  man and his wife were found in  their bed at the Great Northern  hotel  tonight.    The room  showed  no evidence  of  a struggle. tBoth  lifeless forms were composed and  the covering of the bed well tucker!  about   them,    but    the ��� revolver  clutched in the right, hand of the  husband   told   the. story    of   the  double tragedy.    Of the pair that  courted death so successfully nothing is known  by the managers  of^  the hotel beyond a report that the  man   has   wejalthy connections  in  New   York and  that - the  woman  apparently was onco an "aetress^uu- -  der   the   name   of   "Rose  Violet."*  From    information.   given    by   a ,  woman who inquired for them this*  morning  it is   supposed that  the  case is one of a runaway marriage. *���  Hartman and wife registered at  the hotel" June Oth, giving as their  address   New   York.      Both were  stylishly dressed and appeared to  be persons of, means.    They did not  mingle with the  other  guests  and  spent most   of the time in' their,  rooms.     They   were   reserved - -in  manner, but from.the evidences  of >  affection they displayed it was surmised   by  attaehees'of   the hotel"  that they were  on  their  wedding,!  trip.     Early Sunday night they re-"  tired to their  apartments  and  nothing was seen of them  until tbis  afternoon, when they -were in the  bed.     The  chambermaid  tried   to  gain entrance to  the  room in  the  forenoon, but was unable to ��� do ,.t>o.  Later in tlio dayYshe  repeated-the  attempt with the same result!    Repeated knockings  failed  to obtain  an answer, and the hotel office being  notified, the room was broken into.  "*H  sS  7'4  r- c&  ''���"Ul  - v,i!  u\-*T   )  ��� O  ���. . t >  THE STRIKING MACHINISTS  Vast Army of Workmen Affected.  Nkw York, June 10.���At the  meeting of the Central Federated  Union the privilege of the floor was  given to a committee from the International Association of Machinists before the body. A. K'unzel-  man of this committee said that the  principal point now was to keep  20,000 non-uuiou men who had gone  .onstrikeTwith the, unioumenl from  rushing back to work. "There are  50,000 machinists on strike for a  shorter work day throughout the  United States," he continued. "Of  these 30,000 belong to the union  and we have to keep the other 20,-  000 in line. Should we win, as I hope  and believe, it means a nine-hour  work day for 050,000 people  throughout the United States, as it  will bring the shorter day to all affected trades." He said that the  fight would bo a long and continued one and asked the central body  to lend its aid financially aud otherwise. It would require $150,000 a  week, he said, to"pay strike benefits  for non-union meu. The meeting  voted to give $100,000 directly to  the machinists and adopted a resolution directing the secretary to  write to all the affiliated unions  asking for financial assistance for  the strikers.  Buffalo, June 10.���The 500 machinists, pipe fitters and helpers who  struck at the depot shops. of the  New York Central a few days ago,  returned to work today in accordance with the orders received last  week from tho convention of the  International Association of Machinists at Toronto, which decided'  after investigation that the strike  had been too hasty.  Owned Up.  Mineral, Point, Wis., June 10.���  Stewart J. Elliot, who was arrested  on suspicion of having robbed th��  First National Bank of Mineral Point of over $26,000 about  three weeks ago, has confessed according to the police. - All the  money but $5000 has been recovered.  ,i ^f. _ m  THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B. C, TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 1901  r5.!  f  MS  Si  u  Pi-  Pi lit?  IU ��  If  II  ��\7  1  mi  1  tr  fe  *  H*  t  fc  ��� \  l  /  I  *-  -v  ���������-������ ������-*��''-��>',*fc-*fr-S*f.-^.*->.'*^.*����^('-^^  ;r.  s^-^}^��^fi^er^��^��r;��f.^:*;**-'.  /��' - ���-_. /)$  4>  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  STOCK TAKING SALE  Our fl-cal  yea- on  the 3'6t of this month and in ord-rjo re-  duco our stock, as much as p~ssi'ulo before tl[cn we offer th,e following :  SPECIAL.    BARGAINS  .rj*fl yards Fancy Prims, fiist colors, regular price 1'2'c. now 10c.  3tni va��-d-<. Primed ("nmbiic, regu lar prico 10c, nowTJo.  'M yard* Fam-y Silks, assorted, in .stripes and checks, regular price from .Wc. to  $1. now jour clioici for SOc.    . ,���,..,.  A small l"l of HI tf-k Silk and Satin Ulou=cs, neatly tucked and lined, regular  price 811', now ��;">; regular price ��12. now $11.  EXTRAORDINARY   OFFER  AVe have about, twenty piece* of new and choice Costutno Cloth on hand, in  fashionable shades and colors The regular price for a costuuio mado np from  I ho-e would he from $'5 to $30. We now offer to let you niako your own selection from I.Uese and we will make you up a costume to order, silk lined, for ��20.  Wn bave a fe w of those nice Parisian Hats left and will sell them at largely  reduced prico.".    THE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY  Baker  Street, Nelson.  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  'S:0'._^.^.^.m0.g'.^.ie_.0.ef.j^.^_^. vT.   y->'^'^'^'-'&,^,^,-S--&,^*a'-y--7  '���^��r*:��,:S^*5P^'��,:^*^^;^-^ W ^-V-,*'S99999999.^'-f  The Sunday Observance aldermen of Nelson have had their last  say, and now they will be quiet.  It is reported New Westminster  is the mother of another judge.  Alexander Leamy is to be the  county judge of the Boundary  district.  -  ���  \_  RevkIjSTOKE wants a steamboat  and has voted a bonus to aid in its  construction and operation. Tlie  boat is to ply on the Columbia  river north from Revelstoke to the  Big Bend country. After the boat  is built the people of Revelstoke  will have to vote another bonus to  insure the lives of a crew to run  the boat.   , The press of the province complains at the grade of news furn-  " ished by the Associated Press. The  people of the province have a just  - cause for rcomplaint against the  press for. the, grade of news furnished that is not in any way handled  by the Associated Press. Both tlie  press and the Associated Press are  a lllicted with dry rot.  The office of the inspector of  metalliferous mines for all of West  Kootenay (except Goat River min-  iug division) and Southern Yale  has been moved from Rossland to  Nelson. This indicates that Nelson  is looked on by the government as  the best place from whicli to reach  all the mines in the great metal  mining districts of the province.  From January 1st to June 6th  the mines in Boundary district  adjacent to Greenwood, Phoenix,  and Grand Forks shipped 149,218  tons of gold-copper ore to local  smelters. It is safe to estimate the  value of the ore at $1,00^7000, and  it is as safe to say that one-half of  the million was-paid out for wages  to workers in mines and smelters  and on railways.  The best Kodads  are made by the  Eastman Kodak  Co. Tho most reliable Cameras  are those made by  the Rochester Optical Co. We con  fine our stock to these makers' goods because  they aro the best and most satisfactory.   Our  KODAKS,  CAMERAS AND  PHOTO SUPPLIES  PHOTO SUPPLIES AND CHEMICALS  arc also of the best. We keep Seeds and Stanley  Plates, Mounts, Solar, Volox andDecko papers  ���in fact everything that is required by tho Pro-  fes*ional or Amateur Photographer, and oily  the best. Tho prices, too, are the best possiblo  for tho customer.  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  Pianos to Hunt.  NELSON, 13. C.  mnch mineral-bearing ground is  held by busted companies and by  individuals who are waiting to see  how work done by their neighbors  pans out. Such claims pay no taxes,  for tax sales are a thing unheard of  in this province. Make the tax $5  an acre per annum, with a ,rebate  of 'JO per cent if the ground'is . continuously worked. If the taxes are  not paid promptly, have immediate  tax sales. Legislation in this direction will not injure mining, for it is  only an industry when the ground  is being worked.  GERMANY WON'T INTERFERE  There are two daily newspapers  in Victoria, three in Vancouver,  and one in New Westminster ; six  in all. Were all six carefully read,  each day during a month, it is  doubtful if one item would be  found in all six that could be classed  as original or bright. Tlie Colonist  is stale; the Times is flat; the News-  Advertiser is prosy ; the World is  rusty ; the Province is frothy; and  the Columbian is dull.  The Laurier government should  make an effort at government  ownership of railways, now that it  has a majority iu parliament that  is not likely to be overcome. A  controlling interest in the stock of  the Canadian Paci6c railway could  be obtained if gone about in the  right way. The ownership of a  controlling interest in that great  railway system would mean to Canada what the ownership of a controlling interest in the Suez canal  is to Great Britain. Government  control of ownership and private  control of operation should be a  success. ' . ���    A heavier rate of taxation on  unworked crown-granted mineral  claims will be a live question at the  next session of the legislature.   Too I  Kruger Must Seek Other Aid.  Berlin,, June   10.���The    Kleins  Journal today   prints   a   dispatch  from The Hague saying that queen  Wilhelmina's recent visit here was  meant to obtain emperor William's  consent to end the South African  war,.both the zwilluud aud dreibund  beiug willing to do so  through The  Hague arbitration  court, and  that  the   emperor   consented   and   the  court   began work  thereon.     Tlie  dispatch���has-created^d-sonsation-  liere.    Tlie   Associated   Press   lias  just obtained the following foreign  office statement whieh is authorized  by count Von Buelow, the imperial  chancellor:    "Neither Great Britain,  France nor Russia ever approached  Germany   to   participate   in   any  action aiming at ending the South  African   war.      Germany   has   all  along distinguished  between offering her services  and  intervention.  To render her good offices would be  possible   under'    certain     circumstances, viz:    If both parties to the  war should request it;   but it will  be remembered that Great Britain  joined The Hague conference only  on condition  that the Boer states  were excluded.   There is no doubt  that Mr.  Kruger,  who  is a serious  statesman, came toEurope to obtain  the good offices of several  of the  powers to end the war, but thero is  also no  doubt  that  Great  Britain  does not want their good offices. At  least it is too true that since , the  South   African   war   began  Great  Britain has never either verbally or  in writing, confidentially or officially   broached such   an  idea.    It  is  quite  possible  that the  Boer side  has now asked formally The Hague  arbitration court to lend its aid to  end the war   some how and that  ���the court has had a session  regarding the matter, but that  of course  is entirely different from any  serious step to end the war.  A Millionaire With a Heart.  Leadvillb, Col., June 10.���Winfield S. Stratton, the millionaire  mine owner of Cripple Creek, lias  redeemed the Matchless mine in  Leadville for tho widow of the late  senator Tabor.    Years ago senator  Tabor advanced money to Stratton  when Stratton was a poor struggling miner, and he never forgot it.  When Tabor died he had lost almost  everything and he was vainly endeavoring to save the Matchless  mini', which he always iusisted still  contained millions in its unexplored  depths. The property was; sold  several months ago at sheriff's sale  and final title would pass on July  4th to the new owners. Senator  Tabor's widow lias continued the  struggle and Mr. Stratton lias now  come to her assistance and will also  enable her to exploit the property  to greater depths.  '���Off*  INSURANCE,  REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  HOUSE AND LOT FOR SALE.  Pine house and lot on Silica  street convenient to Baker street.  Price $3000; only $1800 required in  cash.  Also, two-story house in Hume  Addition. Price $1100; only $500  required to be paid in cash.  f*' 00 ' 00- 00 ' 00- 00  ' *?��>. *������v ��� ���"*���*. **����s- ���*�����*����� **ik ��� "silki. ,��Sy ���*<���>. *�������, -  <<?$!��-��~J*B> -*$n&&**g0 j<��*��^��S*�� -"*0H>'"����&> '*aS>-^ffii> -"  -00-00* 00* 00 ' 00- 00 ' 00* 00' 00' 00'  00 .00 *00 ��� 00 .00 ��� 00 .��S0 . 00 .00 . 00 .00 . 0S* .00 . 00 .02* . 00 . 00  ��B*r **���>��''���a*" ��BSB��-2K*8*' ��Ol>>-'<X3!V gSt^&lar 4S*s~��Ras��' ���������������*������*������� -*S*��^��JBS&-' ��ab>-gSBv'.cew  >�����. -^s* ���<������� ��>*av .^aifc. ��� *����v ���v>a��, ���>��**. ���<**>. ��� Vtv, -v^ ��� ^i^, **��i. ���>*��* .Vai. ��� >���� ''���yjSSJT  -7xxz:.[zxii:::izi:iz2::i::z:iixxxziizirj:iz*:r;  M  BUTTERICK  PATTERNS  tlxzxz  :?x:z:izzzzrzzzzi:zxrxzz}zxiizzzz:ciziz:  n:zx:xxzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzxzx:zzxzixz:z.ixz:tzxzzz:  JUNE DELINEATOR  NOW READY  1  36 Bakep Street, Nelson.  ltizizx;zx:zzTXixiiixxxix:xzxzjxziizizxzxrxi  /fir  /f\  -A.T   "V^02sTIDEJR^1TTrJIJ",2"   XiO"W   PBICES  /ft  Apply���H, R. Cameron  AGRNT. BAKER STllKTCT.  Grading : Outfit  FOR   SALE  to  to  to  /fl  - ��� \ ���  m  FINE WHITE LAWN WAISTS���A large range  of the prettiest styles shown this season,  trimmed in a variety of efl'ects, with hemstitching, tucking, and embroidery or  lace..'...-..-        $1.50 to $5.50  PEBCALE SI{IRT WAISTS���In all the popular  styles..   .75c to $2.00  BLAGK AND COLORED SILK WAJSTS ��� We  have about twenty, made up in a variety  of styles and in values that range from  $4.50 to $8 to close out, marked down  your choice,.  .$2.50  WHITE LAWN WAISTS-Dressy waists with  insertings. tucks or allover embroidery,  plain or pleated tucks.....  $1 00 -to $2.50  BLACK TAFFETA���Surplice front with tucked  or corded shield, also hemstitch or cluster  tucks, puff, bishop or fancy sleeves, and  button finish $7.50 to $15  LIBERTY SILK  WAISTS���Black  and  colored,  *  same style as above, conies'in light blue,  old.rose, cream aud black. .$5.50  9\  f A FINE LINE OF MEN'S SU  /f\  /fi  /fi  s/fi~  m  ���/fi  *i  Acting undor instructions from  R. W. Day, as receiver for O'Leary  & Boie, the undersigned will offer  for sale by public auction on  TUESDAY,   JUNE   11th,  At 3:30 o'clock, p. m.  On the Old Tennis Court on Victoria street,. opposite St. Paul's  Church, a Complete Grading Outfit,  consisting of  12 Carts  1 Studebaker Wagon  ^Quantity of Steel  Ropes; Chains, Bellows  Camp Range, Tarpaulins,Etc.  xxxzzxxxzzxxzxxxxxxzzxxxxxxxxxxzxxzxxxz;  NEW  WASH  VEILING  I  ZXZTJIXZSXXXIZIIXXXXIXZXXIXIXIIXIZZXIjrXXXX  1 ���     ���      :   '7 .  MAILORDERS  PROMPTLY  FILLED  M  ��  !ZXTrTXZTXXZXZXXXZXZXZXJ-*iXZZZIXZZXXZX*gtXTTIti   .  36  Baker  Street  11      '  lizzzixzzzxzziizzzxziixxxiiixxxzixnzxx:  J  to-  to  m  ^*4..^^.  . -^k. W . *<a%. *>�������.. *��>!<������� *�����>���"���Wfc. *��*��v. '"���k.-V^- "****\. ���*���������������>. *���"��% >w��."^  "fflif-^iS *-sHfr-"-aR? >*i*B8>'��s"ss> '^sa>'-��i��>- >sw��x��tj-> "���ss*'<���**��������������-������������ *tih.  ' 00' 00 ' 00' 00 '00' 020 ' 00' 00 ' 00- 00 - 02" 40 ' 00 '00  For further particulars apply to  CHARLES A. WATERMAf* & CO.,  Terms Cash.   . Auctioneers.  Rooms 14 aud in, K. W. C. Blk.  FULL  Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows.  Inside Finish  loc.-��l and coasi;.  Flooring .  ��� ��� locul And coat-li.   Newel-Posts  Stair Bail  Mouldings  Shingles  Roughand  Dressed Lumber  at nil tcln'bi.  IT WHAT TOU WANT 18 NOT IN BTOOX  WK WIU MARK IT KOK TOD  CALL ANI> OKT PIUCBP.  J. A. Sayward  HALL AND r.AICK BTKTtrcTR. NKLRON  Porto Rico Lumber Go.  (LIMITED)  COKNKK OF  HKNDKYX ANO VBRNON 8TKKKT8  KOOTENAY....  COFFEE CO.  '���S'5i23:'5:-J��'5'3:-i5'*-?'e.-f:S:ese'E-:feSfS-&  Coffee Roasters  Dea!ers in Tea and Coffee  Wc .ire olTcrii)}? at lowest priocR the beat  f ratio.- of Ceylon, India, China and Jauan  'uae.  Our Hat-, Mocha and Java Coffeo, per  ���   pound.' ? 10  Mocha and Java Blend, 3 pounds  1 00  Choice Rlciid Coffee1, 4 pounds  1 00  Special Hlend Coffee, (i pounds  1 (Ml  Itio TJlon.'l Coffee, (> pounds  1 00  Special Blend Ceylon Tea, per pound 30  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  JVelson Saw and Planing  Limited.  CHARLES  HILLYER, HARRY  HOUSJON,  President and General Manager. Secretary-Treasurer  All. Communications to be addressed to eitlier of the abovo  KOOTENAY GOFFEE GO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  LWESTIBAKER STREET, NELSON.  nmmuunmuaBMasmmBmmmmmammmmm  FISHING TACKLE  WE  1IAVK THIS  UKST   FI.IKS  AND   THE  15KST  LKADKRS  MADR.  Minnows, silver and gold and Phantoms  Siik  Lines  "'   :~ Eairdi]fg=Not.s=  And a splendid lino ot all Ashing requisites.  "We ar�� 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  STOREFRONTS  DOORS, WINDOWS and.GLASS.  Get Our Prices before  purchasing' elsewhere. .^^^      m^Mmm.  OFFICE: CORNER  HALY, AND FRONT STREETS.  FACTORY: HALL STREET C. P. R. CROSSING.   MILLS: HALL STREET WKARF  WHOLESALE TRADE  /ERATED AKD MINERAL WATERS.  THOKI'K & CO., LIMITED.���Cornor Vornon  and Collar sl.rools. Nelson, manufacturers  of and wholo*alo dealers in laral.cd waters and  fruit syrupH. Solo ateents for Hulcyoii Spriioffs  mineral wiitcr.' 'J'-ilophono CO.  ASSAYERS'   SUPPLIES.'  V. TMHTZKL & CO.���Corner Bakor and  Josephine hiroels, Nelaon, *.s-ho)<>aalodcal  ors  In   aHsayors  supplies.   AgontA  <or Denvo  'i'iro Clay Co. of Deliver, Colorado.  COMMISSION  MERCHANTS?     ~  ���O* J. KVAN3 fc CO.���Uakor street, Nolson  ���'���*������ v.')iol->'-Uo dealers in liquors, cigars  comont, tiro Liriclr and lire nlay, wator pipo and  fl.'jul rails, and general commission :uorchan(.M.  "W.  ELKOTPJCAL  SUPPLIES.  &  -TT-OOTKNAT JirjCCTKIC SUPPLY & CON-  J1-^- SU'liUCTlON COM PANY������Wliolosaloiioal-  oraiulcJephones., anmincinl.or,'i, bo!Jn. b<itt'4rlOda  HxtiiTo/i. etc., Konaiou l>!ook, Nelson.  ___________  RKACfCMAN -KF.it IvULLING COMPj^NY  -*-1 ���UwrualF, Flour, Rvain, .Hay. Straiphd or  Dilved ears cblypod to all Kootonay J'ointi-.  i.'niin elevators at: nil prineipal points on Calimry-  KdinontonK.lt. jMilia at violoria. Now Woeli  ��� tnlnater. and IHdimmlon. Alhortft.   FRESH AND SALT MEATS.  T> BURNS & CO.~I5akor atreot, Nolxon.  ���<- ��� whoinsMo dealers In froahund cured moats.  Cold uta'acto.  A.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK GO.  K.-W.-C. lilock.       Cornor AVard and Iiaker Hij-  K. J3. K_lLJt-Y  (SUCCRSSOlt TO H. D. ASHCROTO  BLACKSMITHS   AND    WOOD   WORK^f-o  EXPERT HORSESHOEING.  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A-1 White Pino Lurnber Always in  Stocl\.  We carry a complete stock of  Coast Flooring, Ceiling, Inside Finish, Turned Work, Sash and Doors.  Special order work will receive  prompt attention.  Special attention pi von to .til kinds of ropalrlng  and ouHtom work from oV;sido points. Heavy  lioltH martH Us ordor on ihot' nohlnfl.  ARTHUR  MERCHANT  TAILOR.  TREMONT HOTEL BLOCK.  Larzo stock of high-clai-d imported goodi*.  "ipncialty of  tho aquare   ahoulder���tni  sn-shlon In oofttfl.  Porto Rico LumberOo��� Ltd.  TENDERS   WANTED.  Tlie IlaHlinra (H- C.) 'exploration Syndicate,  Limited, will consider nida for dininond <lrillini{  on the Arlinglon mine at I'rie, PA',. Kor full  information call or addrcas No.!), 1C.-W.-C. block,  Noliion, 11. C.  City   of   Nelson  POUND   NOTICE  Notice ia hereby given that I havo iiiipoundod  onoKrey horse branded "11" on near .shoulder.  About Hi lmnda higli, in noo<l condition.  Tho said horse, unless tlie waciio ia in tho meantime redeemed by paving nil damage.'', if any,  costs and expenses aa llxed by the Pound and  Dog Tax Bylaw No. 80. will bo sold by Public  Auction ai, the City Pound, at the northwest  corner of the recreation ground, on Thursday,  the 13lh day of .lime, 10(11, at 2 o'clock in the  afternoon. K. MuGUEGOU, Poundkcoper.  Nelson, li. (.,'., .lune 7, l'.KJl.  NOTICE.  GROCERIES.  MACDONALD & CO.-Cornor CronJi anrt  Kull    si.rBeus,     wholeviio   gr-oconi   and  'obbnra hi i>l:vnJ'oi>>, glove.',mitt-*, boots, rubborK,  ninokiunwM aii'J mhini's' sui.'drii'n.  KOOTENAY  SUPPLY   COMPANY,   L11V1I-  TiOD��� V'eraou   streoii,  Nelson.   wholeHalo  grocers.  '1'OHN CHOIiDXTCjH: & CO.���KronS nwooti, TJel  **    Hon, wbotefhlo ffrooors.  T   Y. GRXF'i'IN & CO.���Front Htrncti, Nolsou  ti.  -  mnafia, buttor ��,od n-?gt>.  Er-BY^flltS fc-CO.���OoruerlBakoratMlJoauphlna,  *�����   atreeta, Nolson, v-holesavU) dsalori lu.hafd-  v/��ro and mli'insc supplies,    jlgoni.s for Himil)  r'OWCtm' (jU. ' ���   ,   AV/.U8wbiB   HAllOVVAKiB    CXiMPANi  '-*   Uakor St.,  Nelst-n.  wliolcsalo   dealers ln  hardwii.ro and mfiilng auppliet*, and waio? and  iilamlMU-o' supplier.  LIQUORS AKD~Day' GOODS.  rpURNKK, BKBTON'& C;0.--Corner Vornon  �������� and Josophino stroetn, Nolson. wholesale  dealo/s in Uqucri*, cigars --juid dry goods. Axonts  for Pahuli ISrowinK Co. ot Milwaukee and Cal  ��ary Bvawtujr Co. of CwlKary.  SASH AND DOCKS.  NELBON SAW AJM1> Pl^ANlNO MILLS.  LIMITSID-Cornor ITroub and Hall otroote,  Nfilaon, ���wauKi'OJjMiror;* of and -ivholosalQ doalora  in oash aud doors] all kinds of factory work made  to order.  WINES AND CTfMHS. ~~  CALIEORNJA WINE OOMPANY, LIMI  TED���Corner Front and Hall titroots, i\'el  eon, vmohwnla doalars in wines (oftw and bnJt,  ���^rid dntnoiiiin ��i��irl Imnorlv.- nlirors.  A  latent  TREMONT  MEALS 25  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated by Steam 25 Gents to $1  AMERICAN AND EUROPEAN  PLAN3  QUEEN  JBAKEK STREET. NELSON.  Sadden House  JcJaker and Ward.  Sbraete, Nolsou  MODERN  100  CONCENTRATOR  Tons Capacity.  Nolico is hereby given that wo intend to apply  at the next regular sitting.'! of tho Hoard of  LicoiiHO Commissioners for llio City of Nel.son to  bo held after the expiration of thirty davs from  I bo dale boroof for a transfer of tho rot -nil liquor  license now held by ih for the premises known  as tho Nelson Hotel, situate on lot 10 in Mock 1.  subdivision of lot !).">, Nelson, to llohert Keistcrer  and jVrthur K. Vaughnn of the said City of  No'son.  Dated this 17th day of May. 1001.  A. II. CLKMRNTS.  ROUEKT ItKISTiiillMR.  Witness, GKOUGK GA13IUJCL.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air,  Large comfortable bedrooms and  flr8b-olass  dining-room. Sample rooms lot commorcial men.  RATES S2 PER DAY  The onlj hotel in Nelson that has remained?  ender ono ruanagomoivt sinoo 1SS0.  Tho bed-roomB aro well furnished and ll��hOeffi'  by oleotriclty.  The bar is always stooked by tbo beat) flora b-  b!o and imported liquors and cigars.  THOMAS atADDHiN, Proprietor.  SLOGAN -JONCTief! HETEL  J. H. MolvIANUS, Manager  LEDGERWOOD   HOIST  ELECTRIC SINKING PUMP  ONE PAIR 8-INCH and ONE  PAIR 16-INCH WATERWHEELS  And Otter Plant.  N{rs. L G. Clarke, Prop.  JjATK OV TBB! BOYAI, HOTKIj, CjUjOABY  Bar stocked with host brands of wines, liquors,  and Cigars. Poor on draught!. Large oomfnrb-  able rooms.  Kli'atKilaM table boa d.  FOR PARTICULARS APPLY TO  Revelstoke  Station, B.C.  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.C.E.  PROVINCIAL  LAh5D SURVEYOR  Corner Viotoria and Kootonay Streets.  P. O. Box ��09. TELEPHONE KO. BIS  ��� v. w.  gsusn  <?'���  THE TRIBUNE: NELSON B- C, TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 1901  BANK OF MONTREAL  c  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  BEST     7,000,000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS       427,180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mounb Royal ...Prosident  Hon. Georgo A. Druiumoiid Vico-Presidout  Id. S. Cloi-stou General Manager  NKLSON BRANCH  Cornor Uakor and Kootenay Streeta.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  Branches ln London (England) Nkw Youk,  CwoACto, mid all tho principal citios In Canada.  Buy and soil Sterling Exchange and Cablo  Transfers.  Grant Commercial and lYnvolors' Credits,  available in any part; of tho world.  Drafts lasued. Collections Mado. Etc.  THE CANADIAN  BANK OF COMMERCE  WITH WHICH IB AMALGAMATED  THE  BANK  OP  BRITISH COLUMBIA.  HEAD OFFICE: TORONTO.  Paid-up Capital,  Reserve Fund,  $8,000,000  -      -      -   $2,000,000  ACCRECATE RESOURCES OVER $65,000,000.  IMP1IAL BANK  HEAD  OFFICE. TORONTO.  Mon. Goo. A. Cox,  President.  Robt. Kilgour,         Vlcu-Proiident.  London Office, 60 Lombard Street. B. O.  New York   Ofllce, 16   Exchange   Place.  aud lis iiiauclius in Canada and tho  foiled Stales.  i;\vent.y-six Boers were" killed, four  were wounded, 409 Avere made prisoners and thirty-three surrendered;  Avhile (551 rilles, 115,550 rounds of  ammunition, 120 wagons and '1.000  horses were captured.  NEW YORK, 10.���Albert TV Patrick pleaded not guilty of tlie murder of William 'Marsh Bice, the  Texas millionaire, when arraigned  before judge Cowing in the Court of  ���General Sessions'today. With him  were arraigned David L. Short and  Morris Meyers?, charged with forgery in connection with the case.  They pleaded not guilty. All three  were remanded to the Tombs. No  application for bail was made.  NEW YORK, 10.���A special to  the Tribune from Washington says  the government will resist the proposition that tlie Spanish treaty  claims commission should undertake consideration of the question  of responsibility for the destruction  of the battleship Maine in Havana  harbor on February 15th, 1S99, that  has recently been presented to the  commission reciting damages for  loss of life through that disaster.  LONDON, 10.���The Sun hears  that Mrs. Botha will start Wednesday for The Hague, where Mr.  Kruger has been summoned to  attend a conference of the Boer  agents in Europe and the United  States to consider the reports Mrs.  Botha has brought from her lms-.  baud, in whieh he advises Mr.  Kruger as the constitutional head  of the Transvaal to sue for peace  on the best terms obtainable.  SAN FRANCISCO, 10.���Edgar  Geigerhafer. alias Howard E. Vernon, who claims to be vice-president of the Universal Automobile  Company, whose offices are in this  Savings Bank Branch  CUIUtKNT HATK OK IN1-KKK8T I'AUJ.  tTiegramFinIrief form  From Various Sources.  AUCKLAND, 10. ��� The British  steamer Ophir, with tho unko and  duchess of Cornwall and York on  board, arrived at noon toiiay.  UNADILLA, Ga., 10.���Fred Turner, a negro gambler and desperado,  was shot and instantly killed here  yesterday by deputy sheriff Barlow.  Tlie negro attempted to shoot the  sheriff but was not quick enough.  LIVERPOOL; 10.���Imports of  wheat into Liverpool last week  were 50,(500 quarters from Atlantic  ports, 7000 quarters from Pacific  ports and 2S,000 from other ports.  The imports of corn from Atlantic  ports last week were 49,100 quarters.  THE HAGUE, 10.���Mr. Kruger  and Dr. Leyds arrived here today.  They drove from the railroad station at llilversiim Junction in a  closed carriage and are staying at  tlio residence of Mr. Wolmarans,  one of the Boer peace envoys. -  WASHINGTON, 10.���After the  usual consultation of Mrs.' McKinley's physicians tliis morning, the  following statement was issued:  '���Mrs. McKinley's physicians report  that her condition is favorable and  that she continues to show a  gradual improvement."  CHICAGO, 10.���Judge Waterman, sitting iu tlie Circuit Court  today announced a decision that  the blacklisting of a number of  girls by a stock yard firm was legal..  Tho girls struck last February and.  the firms affected refused to take  them back. Tho 'case will be appealed.  NEW YORK, 10.���Barney Morris,  a resident of Brooklyn, who says lie  was born in County Cavan, Ireland,  ���June 10, 1792, celebrated the mi-  niversiiry of his birthday today.  Morris is employed by the Brooklyn  -.park department as a gardener. He  came to this country when  he was  . oO years old.  GLASGOW, 10.���Shamrock .11 is  inspected to arrive here Thursday.  The Dennys have her new spars  almost ready and the work of refitting   the    yacht    will    commence  ''immediately after her arrival at  their yard. Sir Thomas Lipton is  arranging to start'her if possible in  some of the races of the Clyde  regattas.  x LONDON, 10.���Lord Kitchener in  a''dispatch, from Pretoria under  today's date says the number of  Boers killed, imprisoned or surrendered during the last month totaled  _2(R(I__Fi'om JuneJLst jto June 10th  SAVINGS BANK DEPARTMENT:  -InliiiiMl, allowed  on  deposits.    Present  rate  Unco nor cunt..  GRANGE  V.  HOLT,  Manager Nelsrm Brunch.  cily, was. arrest ed in Escalles last  night by sheriff Taylor of Marin  county and detective Archie Harnill  of this city. He was apprehended  on a bench warrant issued in New  York, where it is said that forgeries committed by Geigerhafer last  March, against the company employing him' netted $10,000.       c  LONDON, 10.���In the house of  commons today the under foreign  secretary, lord Cranborne, informed  a questioner that the government  was not aware that, negotiations  were in progress between the United States and New Foundland with  the view of renewing the Bond-  Blaine convention or signing a  similar treaty.  SHAMOKIN, Pa., 10. ��� A fire  which broke out in No. 4 stope of  the Luke Fidelier colliery Saturday  morning ignited several large bodies  of gas last night, causing the llaraes  to spread so rapidly tliat the fire  was beyond control this morning.  The oilicials had all the mules hoisted frbin the shaft and Coal Run  creek was turned into the stope. It  will be several months before the  shaft can be worked. One thousand men and boys are idle.  NEW YORK. 10.���The World  says: "We want a, man of ability  to,argue our eight-hour a day case  before the court of appeal and will  demand it of the city oilicials. The  city has $10,000 to pay ex-governor  Hill to argue the appeal in the Mo-  lineux case, but apparently not a  cent to assist the honest workmen  who try to support families." This  declaration was made by William  J. O'Brien at" the meeting of the  Central Federated Union. Mr.  O'Brien is a walking delegate of the  Granite Stone Cutter's. Union and a  member of tlie committee of fifteen.  NEW YORK, 10.���Iii the house  of commons today, says the London  correspondent of the Tribune, Mr.  Windham'will be asked whether he  is aware that au international boat  race between ���-Pennsylvania university aud Dublin university will take  place in July on the lakes of Kill-  arney, and iu view of the fact that  this will cause a number of people  from America and other countries  tovisit Killarneyif he will give directions to the police authorities at  Queenstown and elsewhere tb desist  from asking names or examining  the persons and luggage of such  visitors under 'the pretext of searching for arms.  .      The Philippines All Right.  New   York,   June   ' 10.���In    an  article in the coming issue  of Les-  lie'sAVeekly=genei'Al=-Frederick=^D.-  Grant will say that the value of the  Philippines to the United States  cannot be overestimated. "It will  increase," general Grant says,"with  the development of the islands and  the growth of our trade with Asia.  It is the greatest, therefore, from a  commercial standpoint, but is remarkable also as a strategic basis  in time of war. A man with a  small income can build up a competence readily, aud tlie field is full of  opportunities for the industrious  and the thrifty. The soil is capable  of supporting three times the.present number of inhabitants aud of  doing it much better than they are  now supported when there are  better facilities for transportation."  London's Cereal Market,  LondoxV, June 10. ��� The Mark  Lane Express in its weekly crop re-  A'iew today says : Owing to the  deficiency in rain English hay will  inevitably be considerably below  the average and importers Avho are  now complaining of the plethora of  dry food stuffs, such as oats and  maize, will find a good sale for  them long before this time next  year. It may be added that with  foreign Avheat we are not at all  overstocked. The official report  shows the French Avheat crop is  better than anticipated, so that if  the Aveek-end markets are depressed  ifc is only through large, coincident  import requirements in England,  France and Germany. The present  outlook is-that there Avill be a large  deficit both in England aud Germany and a large surplus in the  United States and Russia. Therefore France seems to hold the scale  and confirmation of the present  news is awaited with interest.   The  Capital  Rest  $2,600,000  $1,725,000  to  to  ^\^ &"&"�����'  H. S. ROWLAND PioHidont.  J). 11. WILKIK Goneral Manager.  E. HAY Inspector.  SAYINC3   BANK   DEPARTMENT.  THK   CUKKKNT   IMTK   OF    INTKKKHT   AI,T.OWKI>.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M. LAY, Manager.  �������� i ������      ���    .       ���       ���       ���-������������c  spread of rust in Hungary is serious. Unless it rains soon the crops  Avill he gravely injured. In Austria  the prospects are regarded as very  unfavorable and the agricultural  affairs of the dual.monarchy should  be watched attentively, for the deterioration of French and Austro-  Hungarian prospects might, in the  present state of trade, alter the  balance of power and sift the control of the wheat and flour markets  from the buyer to the seller.  Received the Embassy.  London, June 10.���King Edward  and queen Alexandra- received the  special Moorish ambassador, Kaid  El Mehediel Men'euhi,'and his suite  at St. James Palace'today in the  presence of Lord Lansdowne, the  foreign secretary, and a number-of  distinguished people. The envoys  were driven in royal carriages to  the palace. They were accompanied  by Kaid McLean, a Scotchman,  who is head- of the army of  Morocco. The gorgous -trappings  of the visitors made the reception a  striking "spectacle.  A Trio of. Murderers.  Pittsburg, Pa.,' June 10.���The  trial of John aud Edward Biddle  and Walter Dorman, alias R. D.  Wilcox, for the murder of Thomas  D. Kapuey aud detective Fitzgerald,  was opened today. The Biddies  entered a plea of-not guilty, but  Dorman created a surprise by  pleading guilty. The double tragedy  for which the defendants are held  responsible occurred on April 12th  last. For Aveeks the city had been  terrorized by a series of burglaries'.  Kapuey Avas shot down in his home  while standing unarmed in his night  clothes and Fitzgerald Avas killed a  few hours later while attempting  to arrest the defendants^  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER.  To Horbort Cuthbort'or Lo nny person or persons to whom   Im may have transferred his  interestin the Hlend Mineral Claim, situato  on the west fork of Hover crock, in the Nolson mining division of  West Koolenny Dis-  ti ict; aud recorded-in ihe recorder's olllce for  the Nelson Mining Division.  ' Von and each of you aro hereby notified that;  we liavo expended four hundred and eleven dollars in labor anrt  improvements upon tho >-bove  mentioned mineral clnim iu order to hold said  mineral claim under the provis'ons of the Minoral Act., and  if  within   ninety davs from the  date of this notice you fail or refitso to conlrib-.  uio your proportion   of such  expenditures together with all costs of  adveiUsing your  interests in snid claims will-1)0001110 the properly of  llio subscribers, under section 1 of an Act; entitled "An Act to Amend the "Miner il Act. 1!K)0."  FRANK  FLETCHER,  .1. J. MAT.OMK.  " '       11. G.N KB LANDS,  K T. H. SIMPKINS.  Dated at Nelson thisllrd day of.I une, 1!K)1.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER  To John J. McANimKWSor to any person or persons to whom he tuny havo transferred his  ===intarostr-iii=the:I'l,iok-I>iatiiondiMineral Claims  situate  on   tho  north side  of Bear Creek,  about three milos from tho town of Ymir,  lying i-nuUi of and adjoining tho   "-"veiling  Star Mineral Claim, Nelson Mining Division  of Wost Kootenay OiHti ict, and recorded in  the recorder's olllco for tiie Nelsou Mining  Division.  You and each of ynu are hereby notified that I  have expended Two Hundred and Twelve dollars  and Twenty-live cent.s (8212.25) in .labor and improvements upon the above mentioned mineral  claim iu order, to hold said mineral claim under  tlio provisions of the Mineral Act, and if within  niuoty days from the date of this notieo you fail  or refuse to contribute your proportion of such  expenditures together with all costs of advertising your interest-) in said claims will become the  property of tho subscriber under section 4 of an  Act, ontitled  "An Act to Amend tho Mineral  AcM'HKI." JOHN DEAN.  Dated at Nelson this 27th day of April, 1!K)I.  DISSOLUTION   OF   PARTNERSHIP.  Not ice is heroby given that tho co-partnership  hitherto existing between tho undersigned, by  tlio style of "Fraspr & Broderiek," as dair- men,  has tliisday been dissolved by tho retirement; of  Charles Broderick, who has transferred to John  M. Fraser all his interest in tho business, assets,  good will and book account".  All persons indohl ed to the said partnership aro  he> oh)-rc<i nested lo make payment to. thn said  J"hn M. Eraser, who has assumed and will pny  tlio liabilities of tho partnership,; and who will  continue tho partnership business.  AVitiicss: JOHN M   FR.ASF.ll.  It. AV. Hanninoto.v.      CHAS. BRODERICK.  NOTICE  Notion is heroby given that I will offer for sale  at Lillie Uros. store, Raker streot. Nelson, ll. ('.,  at 11 o'clock in the forenoon, on Tuesday, the llth  dayof Juno 1901, tho stock in trade and fixtures  In the storo occupied by Lillie Bros. a., a boot and  shoo store. The stock is a llrst-class one, consisting of boots, shoes and rubbers, aud is valued at  Sl'l 000.  Tho stock sheets and invoices can be inspected  at any time on application to tho undcrrigncd on  the premise?. The slock will be sold at a rate on  the dollar.   Terms cash.  LEWIS A. GODBOLT.  Assignee Lillio Uros. Estate.  NOTICE.  Notieo Is horoby given to all persons having  claims "gainst thn estate of William H. Swerdfeger of Nel'-on. B.C., that tho undersigned will  proceed to distribute tho assets of tho estato  among tho part iu.- entitled thereto, on tho 20lh  day of Juno, I'KJI. having then lvgard only to tho  claims of which he rhall have ��� ad notice, and  that ho will not bo resaonsible for the assets or  any pa-t. thoreof so distributed to any person of  wlio'o claim he shall not then have had notice  Claim' may bo sent to John A. Kirkpatrick,  Nelsou, li.C, or his solicitor. 1\ K. AVilson. Nolson, Ii. C. JOHN A. KIRKPATRICK.  Commifeen of William H. Hwerdfegor Estate.  Dated this 1th day of June, 1001.  9\  to  to  to  (!>  to  to  to.  Established in Nelson 1890.  A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESSMANOFTODAY  Is Eminently Progressive.  to'-  He does not follow in a rut; he worships no ideals of the past; ho is of the times and Avith  the times; he seeks constantly to advance, to'improve, to give broad-minded and skillful service; he not (inly buys onily, but he studies his business minutely; he recognizes .the important fact that his su*dc sliouUI consist of goods that are so \videly different from "the other  fellows" as can be swincd. He picks out lines that are progressive, up-to-date and superior  as to special t'l'.Mt.ute.'-, style ami finish, then gets his goods iu early, is not afraid to liberally  display a complete assort m-'iit <>f his various lines so as to impress the confidence he possesses.  He 'familiarizes himself with every detail as to quality and manufacture of his goods, sets a  fair price on them and sticks to it; proclaims quality, perfection and long Avear. Send for  prices, or call and see us.    We are here to serve you all.  OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B. C.  All watch repairing guaranteed,  as we employ none but the best  workmen.  JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR. NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  ��� jjg"W  T^sg*'' 00*00 *��0* 00?* <0* 00* 00* 00[* (00* ����� *___? * <0* '��f*0*'0' �� ���  ' ^ ��� *5^ *2^ JS?? $85^ 5^ *5T- ^T^ -S?* -S?^ ��^^ *5^ *-^. ��� 5?^ *-5T-*--v *--��  to  to  to  91  to  to  to  Mail orders receive our prompt  and careful attention. Our prices  are always right.  to  9\  9\  9)  to  to  to  jn  *<V^k#  ^���^    ^~^    ^"^    ^~    ^^    ^^    ^^    ^^    ^~    ^~    ^"^    ^r    ^*r    f^^     J^v    ^-  THE-  Mansfield Manufacturing Go.  ������."'."       ' NELSON,  B. C.  Builders and  Contractors  Having1 taken over the business of the West Kootenay Brick &  Lime Company, Limited, of Nelson, I beg to ask for a continuance  of the patronage which 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 products, 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 <f Lime Co., Ltd  P. Burns & Co.  Wholesale and Retail  Hka^��lISn"b. o Dealers in Meats  Markets^at^Nelaon,^ Ros!-Iand,_Trail,^Ka3lo,jymir,^Sandon,-Silvert)on,-Ne^  Denver, Revelstoke, Ferguson  Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade Ciby, Mid  way, and Vancouver.      . Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WaOLRSALR AND RKTAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  K. W. C BLOCK  WARD STREET  E. C. TRAVES, Manager  OKOKRr- RY MAIT, RWOBIVB* OARWFUL AND PROMPT ATTHMTION  iiiiriiiiiijiiijiiiEijixiiiiiinuiiiitnniiiiiixiiiiniiiiiiiiiixtiiiiiiuiiiuiiiiriiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiixxi"*.  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 havin-j mining property for wilo aro requestol tofiond HampIon of tholr ore tothe   ihaiigo for exhibition.   Wo desiro to hoar from all  i   claims in Uritish Columbia.  ij   .Exchango for exhibition.   Wo desiro to hoar from all prospectors who havo promising minoral  _\      .,.: :���   !>��!*:..I.   /~**.1.....1i!n  Prospectors and mining men aro requested to mako tho Exchange tholr headquarters when  S  in Nelson. .  a All samples should bo sent by express, Prepaid.   Correspondence solicited.  B        Address all communications to  | Telephone 104 ANDREW  F.  ROSENBERGER,  | P.O. Box 700 Nelson, B. C.  RxraxrixiiKrcixTiixT*rt��T��r��x��xxKiixiiTiiirrinrM^  W. P. TIERNEY  Telephone 2C5.  WEST TRANSFER CO.  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Office: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  FURNISHED   HOUSES  Wo havo several good furnished houses to lot  for tho summer months.  H. &   M.  BIRD  BROKEN all I BLOCK,  All Kinds of Teaming and Transfer  Work.  Agcntfl for Hard and Sofb Coal.   Imperial Oil  Company.   Washington Brick, Lime & Manufacturing Company.   General commercial agents  and brokes.  t>All coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  NOTICE.  CA.VCKM.ATION    OK    KKmiKVATION*,   KOOTKNAV  DlSTKICT.  ���VTOTICE is hereby given that tho reservation  *���' placed on thai particular parcel of land,  which muy be described as commencing at tho  northeast corner of Township (8a) highfc A,  Kootonay District, whicli in also the northeaU  corner of Bli-cK 12, granted to tho Nelson and  Kort Sheppard Railway Company by Crown  grant dated 8th March, 1895; theaon due east Iii  miles; -thence0due "south to the International  Boundary ; thorce due west along said boundary  Iii mile.-; thence north to the place of commencement, notice whereof was published in the  British Columbia Gazette, and dated 7th May,  1890, Is hereby rescinded.  :       '������-��� W. S. GORE,  Deputy Commissioner of Lands & Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoria, B. C. 23rd May, 1901.  NOTIOE.  "CANADIAN CONTINGENT EXEMPTION ACTS."  A LL returned South African Volunteers, who  ������"��� nave not already dono so, aro requested to  communicate with the undersigned without delay, as also the next of kin of thofo deceased  or of those who have not yet returned to British  Columbia, or any., other persons interested in  mining proporties'held by such Volunteers. The  latest date possible for receiving applications for  exemption under the above Acts will bo the 1st  July, proximo.  RICHARD McBRIDB.  Minister of Mines.  Department of Mines.  Victoria, B. C, 3rd June, 1901.  NOTICE TO CONTRACTORS.  ROSSl.AND-VEI.VET MINE  WAGON KOAD.  TELKPHONE117.  Office 184 Baiter St.  SEALED TENDERS, superscribed "Tender  for Rosslind-Velvet Mino Wagon Road."  will bo received.by the undoi-sif-ncd up to and including Thursday, the twentieth inslant, for tho  construction of a wagon road from Rossland to  Iho Velvet mine.  Plan, profile, specification and form of contract  may he seen on or after the 7i.h instant, at the offlco of John Kirkup, Esq., Government Agent,  1'os-laiid.  Hach tender must be accompanied by an accept id bank check or certitlcalo of depot-it, made  payable to tlie undersigned, for the sum of thirteen hundred (SlU'O) dollars, as security for tho  due fulfillment of the contract, which shall be  forfeited if the party tendering deulino to -titer  into contract when called upon to do so. or if he  fail to complete the work contractel fer. Tho  checks of unsuccessful tenderers will be returned  to them upon the execution of the contract.  -���TenderS'w-ill-not-be-con^idcreihiiiilejsinadeoufr  on the forms supplied and tigned with the actual  signature of the tenderers.  The lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted. W. S .(JOKE,  Deputy Commissioner of Lands and Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoria. 11. C. 3rd Juno, IUU1.  NOTICE   OF   ASSIGNMENT.  TRADES   UNIONS.  ���M-KLSON SOCIALISTIC KDUCAlIONAf  ���L' CLUB meets every Sun-lay at 3 o clock .p.m.  In the Miners' Union Hall. A cordial invitation  is extended to every ono to come and lake part  in discussions.   John liobcrlM. secretary.  LAUNDRY WORKERS' UN TON Ob' NKLSON  No. 85111, A. V. of L Meet.- in Miners' Union  Hall, C. P. R. hlock, corner of Baker and Stan  ley stroets, on fourth Friday in every month at  7:30 p.m. sharp. Visiting memVrs of American  Federation cordially invite-t ro attend. O. Fredrick, president; A. W. McFo<*. hocrelnry.  -M-KLHON MINKRS' UNION NO. UK, W. F. of  ���*���" M.���Meets In miners' union rooms, northwest corner of Baker and Stanley streets, every  Saturday evening at 8 o'clock. Visiting mem  bars welcome. M. R. Mowat t, l^resident. Jame  Wilkes, Secrotary. Union Scale ok W.aGE8  kor Nelson District���1'er shift, machine  men, $3.50: hammersmen minors, $3.25; muckers,  carmen,: shbvelors and other underground laborers, $3.00.  ���TIRADES AiSTD LABOR COUNCIL.���The n-gu-  -*��� lar meetings of the Nelson Trades and Labor  Council will bo held in the miners' union hall,  corner Bakor and Stanley btreets, on tho first and  third Thursday of oach month, at 8 p. m. C. J.  Clayton, Pros.; A. T. Curio, Sec.   P.O. box flO.iJ  rpHK regular meetings of the Carpenters' Union  ���*��� aro held on Wednesday evening of oarli  weok, at 7 o'clock, in, the Miners' Union rooms  corner of .Baker and Stanley streets. Chailes  .Clayton, President.7 Alex B. Murray. Seoretary. '  "DARBERS: UNION.���Nelson Union. No. im, of  *-* the International Journeymen Barbers On  ion of America, meets evory first and third Mot-  day of oach month in Miner's Union Hall, at S..'! 0  sharp. Visiting brothers cordially invited to  attend. R.:McMahon, president; J. H. Matho  son. secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, rocording  secretary.:. ;. .= .,;.;���    7  AB0RER8' UNION.���Nelson Laborers' Pro "  toetive Union, No. 8121. A. F. of L., moets in  Minors' Union hall. C. P. R. block, cornor of ^  Uaker and Stanloy streets, ovory Monday evening  at 7:30 p.m. sharp. Visiting mom bers of tho American Federation cordially invited to attend.  A. .T. Curie, President. John Roberts, recording secretary.  XTELSON PAINTERS' UNION���The rogular  J-' mooting of tho Painters' Union is held  tho first and third Fridays in each month ab Minors' Union haU at 7:30 sharp. Georgo Eacritt,  President; Henry Bennett, Secretary.  Notice is hereby givou that William Graham  Lillie and Thomas Lester 1jI1Hi\ both of tlio City  of Nelson, in'the Province of British Columbia,  trading under the llrm munn and style of Lillie  Itrotlii'.r.x, Hoot and Shoe Dealers, on Maker  Street, In the ('ity of Nelson, have by deed bearing date of the llrd day of June. l!J0l.ncsigiied all  their real and personal property,exctiptas therein  mentioned, to Lewis A. Godbolt of the City of  Toronto, in the Provinco of Ontario, commercial  traveler, in trust for the purpose of paying and  satisfying rateably and proportionally and without pref'-ronco or priority the creditors of the  said William Graham l.illie and Thomas Lctcr  Lillie, and the said llrm of l.illie Brothers, their  just, dob's.  The said deed wasexecutod hy Ihesaid William  Graham Lilllu and Thomas Lester lillio lo tho  said Lewis A. Godbolt, on the :t d dayof June,  ".Wl, and tho i-aid Lewis A. Gociholt ha�� undertaken the trust, created by the wild deed. All  persons having claims against. Iho said firm of  Lillio Brothers or against tho said WMliani  Graham Lillie or against ihe said Thomas Lostcr  Ijillin are required to forward to the said Lewis  A. Godbolt particulars of their claims duly  verified on or before the lOih day of Ju'y, 1 01.  And notice is hereby given that after the Faid  10th day of July. 1001. the trustees will proceed  to di -tribute tlie as-ets of the estate among the  'parlies entitled thereto, having regard oniy lo  ihe claims of which the said trustees shall then  have had notice, and that the said trustees will  not bn responsible fo- the assets or any part  thereof so distributod to any person or persons,  firm or corporation of whoso dobt or claim he  shall not then have had notice  A meeting of lhe creditors will bo held at the  oflice of the undersigned on Monday, thn 10th  day of June, l'JOl. at the hour of '.' o'clock in the  afternoon, to decide as to the best manner of disposing of tho assetH.  A further meeting of the creditors will be held  at tho same place on the 20th day of July, at the  hourof 10 o'clock a.m., to consider the trustees'  fltateincntund report.  Dated thiHSrn dayof June. 11X11.  GALLIHER & WILSON.  Solicitors for Trustees,  K. W.C. Block, Nelson, B.C.  CITY OF NELSONT-  Notice is hereby given that the first sittings of  the Annual Court of Revision of tho .Municipality of the City of Nelson will bo held in tho  Council Chamber nt tho city oltlcos, Nelson, on  Wednesday, the loth day of July noxt, at 10  o'clock a.m., for tlio purpose of hearing complaints against tho assessment as made by the  assessor, and for revising and correcting tho  assessment roll.  J. K. STRACHAN, City Clerk.  Nelaon, B. C, May 28th, 1901.  and Stanley streets.   Visting brethren cordially  invited.   Chris. Luft, president; H. Smelser, fln- ���  ancial and recording secretary.  PLASTERERS' UNION-The O. P. I. A. No.  ������- 172, meets evory Monday ovoning In the  Elliot block, cornor Baker and Stanloy streets, at  8 o'olock. J. D. Mover, prosident; William  Vico, secrotary, P. O. Box GIG.  FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES  J&  NELSON LODGE, NO. 23. A. K. fc A. M  Moets second Wednesday ln oach month  Sojourning brethren invltod.  T\rKLSON ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER No. 123  ������-^    G. R. C���Meo's third Wodiio-day. Sojourn  jng.cmnpanions^nvitcd.^Georgo Johustone.Z.; E.-  W. Matthews, S. E.  TVTELSONAERIE.no.22. F.O. E.���Moetsecond  ���*���*    und fourth  Wednesday of oach month, at  Fraternity  Hall.    Goorgo  Bartlott, prosident  John V. Morrison, secretary.  OOTENAY   TENT  NO.  7,   K. O. T. M.���  Hold theirregular meetings on tho first and  K  third Thursdays of each mouth. Visiting Sir  Knights are cordially invited to attend. G. A.  Brown, IL K.; A. W. Purdy, Com.; R. J. Stcol  I). S. C.  KNIGHTS OK PYTHIAS- Nelson lxwlge. No  25, Knights of Pythias, moots in I. 0. O. F,  Hall, cornor Bakor and Kootonay streots, ever *  Tnosday ovoning ab 8 o'olock. VtslMng Kntcrr'vi  oordlally Invited to abtond. H. M. Vincent C. C."  A. T. Park, K. of R. & S. ..  ARCHITECT.  C. EWAUT��� Architect.   Room 3 Aberdeen  block. Baker street. Nelson.  SHERIFF'S SALE.  Province  of  British  Columbia,   Nelson,  Wesb  Kootenay, to wit:  Hy virtuo of two writs of Fieri Facias issued  out of tho supreme court of British Colombia at  the suit of tho Van Harvey Norman Company,  Limited, and Balfour & Company, plaintiffs, and  to mo directed against the goods and chattels'of  .). A. MacKinnon & Company, defendants, I  have seized and taken in execution all the right,  title and interest of the said defendant, JV A.  MacKinnon, in tho so-called Hampton group of  mineral claim* consisting of tho ninei-al claims  "Hampton, "'Ethel lv." "Plunger," '-Camp Fire"  and ".Silver How."all situate up Springer creek  about eight miles, more or Iosm. from Slocan City  and recorded in the o'Hce of the mining recorder  for tho Slocun City mining division of the district of West Kootenay, to recover the sum of  thirteen hundred and eighty-seven dollars and  eighty .cents (JKW.^O). amount of said writs of  Fieri Facias, and interest on two hundred and  thirty-Mx dollars aud i.wunty-seven cents (S23C.27)  at fivo per ceiitiini per annum from the 3rd day  of January. 1001, until payment, and inierost on  eleven hundred and fort}-four dollars and llfty-  threo conUs (311 J-l.oT-S) at six per centum por annum from the 251 li dayof March, 1901, until payment, besides .sheriffs poundage, olllcers; feon  and all other legul incidental oxpensos. AU of  which I shall expos i for sale, or sufficient thereof to satisfy f ucli judgment, debt and costs, ab  my otllco. next to the court- houso. In the cir.y of  Nelson, B. C, on Friday, the 21st day of June,  A. I). 1901. at tho hour of eleven o'clock in the  forenoon.  Note.���Intending purchasers will satisfy themselves as to iuterest and title of tho said defendant.  S. P. TUCK,  Shoriffof South Kootenay.  Dated at Nolson, B. C. the Oth of June. 1901.  WANTED, BOYS- Go-.d active and reliable  boys to act as selling agents of the Daily Tribunt  iu every town in Kootenay and Yale districts.  *���/  '*T  i Jr'<l  vr"*3  '  "1 j- ***  ���   I'I THE  TRIBUNE:  NELSON, B C, TUESDAY, JUNE 11, 1901  >t  n  I  I "1,1  I?,)  Ife!  I  Is-.  i  'i  ���e.  1^*  IT WILL PAY YOU TO  ihat our fountain supplies the choicest, coolest, and  richest drinks in the city. Our flavors are the best that skill  and experience can produce. Our syrups are made from the  true fruit, and our ice cream from pure cream.  COME AND TRY FOR YOURSELF.  W. F. TEETZEL & GO.  VICTORIA   BLOCK  NELSON,   B. C.  it.- ���'���  \-t. i  '  Sporting Goods  Duke & Son's Cricket supplies, Ayres &  Wright and Ditson's lawn tennis, Spalding base  ball, Lally lacrosse and Whitely exercises.  TISDALLS'GUN   STORE  VANCOUVER.  NEW FIRM NEW GOODS PRICES RIGHT  J, G. BUNYAN   &  GO.  FURNITURE   DEALERS.  Have opened up the newest and most up to date stock  of Furniture ever displayed in Nelson.    Gall and see our  Ladies' Dressing Tables.  China Closets        Parlor Suites       Roll Top Desks  Secretarys  Side Boards  Bedroom Suites  Typewriting Desks, Iron Beds, Etc.  5KS"oB,Mt   J. G. BUNYAN & CO.  R. REISTERER & CO.  BRKWEB8J AND BOTTUCBB OW     ���  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  AND PORTER  Prompt and regular  dnllvAi'jr bo the trrafl*  Browary at Nelson  MANHATTAN SALOON  Domestic  and  Imported  WHISKIES  WINES  ALES  STOUTS  CIGARS  Domestic  and  Imported  B  E  E  R  S  ANHEUESER-BUSCH  St,. Louis.  -PABST=  Milwaukee.  CALGARY  Calgary.  REISTERER & CO.  Nelson.1  GOSNELL  Nelson.  E  \ E  R  S  JOSEPHINE   STREET,   NEAR   BAKER.  FREE   HOT   LUNCH  FROM 12 to 2 O'CLOCK  AT   THE  ATHABASCA  TODAY.  Everybody    Welcome  Ward Bros.  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  Madson's  Clearing  Sale . .  The results that I have obtained  since advertising ray discontinuance  in business have been most satisfactory. The great variety of my  stock of clothing and gents' furnishings, with all prices marked in  =plain=figui-esrbas-proven=an=irresis^  tible factor in securing sales.  Those who have not taken advantage of my reductions should  call and compare prices and quotations with those offered in auy  other store in the city. Everything  is offered at eastern wholesale cost.  THEO  MADSON  Baker Street.  Nelson, B.  G  NOTICE     TO     PRE-EMPTORS     OF  CROWN   LANDS.  Agents for J. & J. TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  in (Bogustown) Fairview Addition.  Office on Baker Street, west of Stanley Street  NKLSON.   LARGE HOUSE BOAT  FOR   SALE    OR   FOR   RENT  House Boat completely furnished for rent by  the week or month on most reasonable terms, or  For Sale at a Bargain.  'ThlalB a good Investment for a man who could  look after same and personally tako out tourist)-  and fishing parties.   Apply  T. a, PROOTHR, Bak��r atreet.  THR attention nf pre-emptors of crown lands is  hereby called to an amendment, t.o tho "Land  Act," passed at the last session of tho Legislature,  which provides as follows, vi/.:  "9. I're-emptors ot crown lands, whether in  arrears in payment; of instalment-- of (uiruhaso  money or not, who at lhe time of coming into  force of this Act have obtained cen illcates of improvement, or who shall have obtained certificates  of improvement within twelve months thereafter, shall on conforming with the provision ��� of  tho "Land Act,"except as hereby altered, be entitled to obtain crown grants of their pre-emption  claims upon completing payments of purchase  money at the rate of seventy-live cent-- por acre,  and crown grant fees, whicli payment'* may be  imrteas follows:  "Twenty-live cents per acre on or before tho  31 t clay of December, l'.KH;  " Twenty-five cenls por acre on or before the  30th day of June, 1902;  ��� and the remaining���  "Twenty-five cents por aero on or be'oro the  31st day of   iJecember, 1!XI2. and without any  further payment of iiitcrn'-tnrnrrnn.-s of interest."  W. S. GORE,  Deputy Commissioner of Lands & Works.  La"ds and works Department,  Victoria. 11. C. 1st, June, 11HJ1.  CARPET CLEANING  NEW PROCESS.  Leave orders at Bootblack SlaiiJ  at McAr-  thur'u corner.    Work guaranteed,  B. T.  CITY LOCAL NEWS  Licenses to wed were granted  yesterday to Etherton Rice and  Elma Custer, and to Philip John  Clarke and Mary Rodgers.  Provincial Constable Wilson, of  Creston, left for Westminster this  morning with the prisoner Leduir  who has a two years' sentence in  front of him.  The work of laying the steel on  the graded portion of tlio Lardeau  branch is now proceeding, a locomotive from Nelson having been  sent forward for the work.  Two new eases of scarlet fever  were reported to the health authorities yesterday, two children in the  home of W. E. Ellis, insurance  agent, being down with the disease.  The bullion from the Nelson and  Trail smelters is now moving east  at a lively rate. Four cars are  going forward each week from the  Nelson smelter and three cars from  the Trail smelter.  ' W. B. Lanigan, who was formerly  assistant general freight agent for  the C. P. R. at Toronto, has been  appointed to succeed George Shaw  as assistant general freight agent  for the western division, with headquarters at Winnipeg.  This afternoon Charles A. Waterman & Company will offer for sale  by public auction the grading outfit of O'Leary & Boie. The sale  will take place on the old tennis  court on Victoria street, where the  outfit can be inspected, at 3:30  o'clock.  Police magistrate Crease will administer the oath to the .'members  of No. 2 Compauy R. M. R. on  Thursday evening in the armory,  and on Friday the men will be  measured for their new uniforms.  A'full turnout of the men is expected on Thursday.       ,        .  Robert Nelson has secured the  contract to run the tunnel on the  Juno another 250 feet. This tunnel is now in 373 feet, and it is expected to cut the big lead with the  present contract. Nelson will employ six' men on the work, which  will be commenced today.  The local lacrosse boys are not  turning but for practice as well as  might be expected. There is plenty  of good material in Nelson for a  team, but. practice, and lots of it,  will be required if a good showing  is to be made in the games in connection with the Dominion Day  celebration.  George Gale & Son of Quebec  have donated a brass-mounted iron  bed*..with spring mattress, valued  at $30, as a prize in connection with  the Dominion Day celebration, and  the Victor Lock Safe Company of  Cincinnati, through their agent, P.  J. Russell, have donated a jewelry,  safe valued at $10.  *"*��� Although the contractor for tho  new post office and custom house  has beeu daily expected for the  past week nothing has as yet been  heard from him. John Shackleton,  however, is at work taking out the  stone for the basement of the building aud the start on the work cannot be much longer delayed. ,  "^ G. L. Thelin, who is running the  Silver King hotel under lease, has  made some extensive improvements  to  that  well known hostelry,  his  SMITH,  bar and fixtures comparing favor  ably with auy iu the city. For  this work the lumber was shipped  in rough-from the Coast, and fashioned by local hands under Mr.  Thelin's personal supervision.  The traffic receipts of the Canadian Pacific Railway Company do  not furnish any index of hard times  in Nelson. While some complain  that business is quiet iu their respective lines, the records at the  local C. P. R. ofiice show that the  outward freight from Nelson for  the past month was more than  double the outward business for the  month of May, 1900.  Among the recent donations from  manufacturers to the Dominion  Day celebi-ation fund are: Christie,  Brown & Company, Toronto, $10;  Cudahy Packing Company, Omaha,  a Rex ham and Rex bacon; Gutta  Percha Rubber Company, Toronto,  $20; Dominion Tobacco Company,  Montreal, box of Caramel chewing  and box ,of Virginia smoking  tobacco; George E. Tuckett &' Son  Company, Hamilton, 5-pound package-of T.'&'B. tobacco;'  Some Good Shooting.  ' The members of the Nelson Rifle  Association are getting in some  good scores now that they are more  familiar with the new ranges. In  the Sunday shooting Norman T.  MeLeod made 91 but of a possible  105, and the several other members  of the company made highly creditable scores.   The full scores made  were:  200  wn  cm  Total  'S3  2!)  !)l   ft)  27  ���>���>  7!)    28  'ia  20  24  1')  TA  C'l  H.J. Kobie     20  'ir.  20  to  J. McKenzie     2��  1!)  17  02  ���j. line ���     21  20  1!)  10  12  .IS  R.Moc    au  :~>l  3. Christie    ai  10  4  35  I.,Qobey ,   22  21  "��� .  LOSS TO THE  CREDITORS  Over Insurance Litigation.  Yesterday was the last day for  tho payment of taxed costs in the  Cordingly suits against the Guardian and Queen fire insurance companies, to recover the loss occasioned in connection with the firo in the  Nelson Furniture Company's premises. Iu the first instance suit  was brought against four of the insurance companies, but the Scottish  Union case was the only one whicli  went to trial. In this case the jury  found for tho insurance company  and the case was dismissed. The  case against tlio Union Insurance  Company was then dismissed with  costs by consent. This left tho two  cases against the Guardian and  Queen companies.  An application for an adjournment in these cases to the next  assize was made and granted upon  terms, the plain till* to pay the defendant's costs of the day and also  the costs thrown away by reason of  the adjournment, within ten days  alter taxation thereof, otherwise  both actions to stand dismissed  without further order. Payment  was not made yesterday so the  cases stand dismissed. The effect  of this is to hit the estate of the  Nelson Furniture Company rather  hard. The loss claimed by the fire  was in the neighborhood of $1000,  but the companies' appraisement  placed it at something like $1500.  Au offer was made by the insurance companies to compromise by  paying $2000, but this was declined  aud suit entered with the result  that the estate comes out at the  small end of the horn, aud with its  paying powers very greatly reduced.  LOCAL SYNDICATE IN LUCK  Have Two Good Offers.  A meeting' of the shareholders of  the Imperial Development Syndicate was held, yesterday afternoon  in the board of trade room for the  purpose of considering the question  of authorizing the directors of the  syndicate to. deal with any portion  of the syndicate assets. Two very  llattering offers have been received  for the Lardeau properties which  the syndicate has been developing,  but the necessity of referring . the  negotiations back from time to time  tothe shareholders stands in the  way of closing out any deal. It  was suggested that the directors be  empowered to handle the assets1 of-  the syndicate, but some legal questions came up and it was decided  to 'adjourn until they could be  determined .satisfactorily. Of the  two offers mentioned at the meeting yesterday, oue called for the  payment of $250,000 in installments, spread over a given period,  and the second for the payment of  $150,000 in installments and  a one-  INSPECTION OF METALLIFEROUS  MINES.  I.VSI'EC'J'OUS   DISTIUCTS.  THK Inspectors of Metalliferous Mines aro  hereby assigned the following as their respective Inspection Oistricts with headquarters.uk  noted. Such assignment to take plucc from  Jnno 15l.li. l'.Hl, until furthor notieo.  AituiiiUAi.DDick. Inspector.  Iloadquartei's. Cranbrook. olllco of Deputy  Mining Recorder.  Inspection District Phall comprise all of  Kast  Kootenay and also (joat River Mining Division  of West Koolonay.  In adnition to Iho duties of Inspector of Metalliferous Mines, Mr. Dick wilalsoactas Iuspcctor  of Coal Minos within the same District.  Jami-s McCiii-xioit, Inspector.  lleiiil'iuiiriei's,  olllco of   Mining   Recorder,  Nelson. .  Inspection District shall comprise all of Wost  Kootenay except Gotit River Mining Division,  and ul-o tho Grand Forks and Ivottlo River Mining Divisions of Yale District.  Thomas Moiiiian, Inspector.  Heiidfiuai'tois, Government Buildings, Nanaimo.  Inspection  Di-trict,   Vancouver   Island   and  Coast District.  Mr. Morgan is also Inspector of Coal Minos for  this District.  Notieo is hereby given of such Inspection Districts and that in accordance with tho "Inspection of Metalliferous Mines Act, 1897," and  Amending Acts, notice of accidents to employees  happening wiihin nny of such Districts must be  promptly reported both to the Inspector of Huch  District and also to the Minister of Mines,  Viotoria.  In mines not-included in the above Districts  managers will report, in duplicate, to the Minister of Mines direct, who, if ho considers it  necessary, will assign an Inspector to speciaily  report.  Wank forms upon which to make reports of  such accidents may lie obtained from the Inspector of the District, from the Mining Recorder, or  upou application to tills oflico  RICHARD Mc BRIDE    ���  Minister of Mines.  Department of Mines,  5th Juno, ltd I."  GAOL.  SUPPLIES.  Tenders will bo received by tho undersigned  up to 12 o'clock noon on Saturday, June 22nd,  11HI1, for the supplying of tho following articles to  tho I'rovin-ml Gaol at Nolson from July 1st, 11)01,  toJunellJlh. liHW:  grog mm res,  Hit K AD,  MK,\T,  UOAIi,  VKGKTABLES,  RROOMS, K'i'G.  A detailed list can be seen and any information  obtained at the government agent's olllco.  JOHN A. TGRNKR,  Government Agent.  .Nelson, Juno lOt-i, l'Kll. ���  TKLKPHONE 37  BL    ZB^TEZRS   <fc   CO.  Storo, Cornor Bakor and Josophino Stico  PAINTS, OILS AND GLASS.  GARDEN   TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS     rubber and cotton hose.  POULTRY  NETTING  Sole   Agents   for    Giant   Powder    Company    and    Truax    Automatic   Ore   Cars.  ZsTELSOlsr  STORES   AT  CT-  -A_2sTI301sr  quarter holding in the stock of a  company to be floated' to work the  property. Either deal, if consummated, would give the members of  the syndicate a handsome return,  their total outlay up to date being  figured at within $30,000.  Sneak-Thieves' Are Busy.  The sneak-thief who entered the  residences of mayor Fletcher and  G. C. Hodge appears to have made a  systematic visitation of the residences in tho western portion of  the city. H. E. Macdonell has now  made up his mind that his residence  was entered. Tlie thief effected his  entrance as usual through''the pantry window, hut was evidently disturbed, as he did not extend his exploration beyond the lower rooms.  Suspicion that the house had been  entered was first excited by the  presence of candle grease on the  furniture, and following ou this  some medals and coins were missed.  Among the former is the McLaren  medal for gymnastics, which Mr.  Macdonell prizes so highly that he  would be willing to pay the thief  more for it than any one else would  offer. .'      .'7    x-   ;."*���- ^  PERSONAL.  J. P. Miller of the Trail smelter is  stopping at the Phair.  J; Lonsdale Doupe, bf the C. P. R.  land department of Winnipeg, is at the Phair,  D. Harshaw of St. Thomas, Ont.,  and John McNeil of Rossland are registered at  the Madden.  .T. C. Drewry and Charles Dundee  of Rnssla-d 'nrn among the'mining men registered at the Phair.  P. O' Neill of Kaslo, J.  Chipman  of Forty-nine creek, and Hugh' jtfcKeohnio of  Sandon aro registered at tlio Tremont.  J. C. Holden of Trail, JI. K. Livingston of Robson, Thomas Ka'no of Northport,  and J. W. Donovan of Trail are at the Queen's.  R. D. Turner of Montreal, C. H. S.  Bamford of Toronto. C. B. Burke of Victoria,  and P. McCiio of Ivaslo'are-registeredvat.the  Hume. .  II. E. Macdonnell, George Kydd  and A. II. Gracey of the Imperial Development  Syndicate-leave Uibi'morning on a trip to the  Boundary district.  Frank Dana Moore, the popular  C. P. R. purser, is hack from a two weeks' holiday jaunt to Pacific Coast points and has resumed his duties on tho steamer run between  Nolson and Kootenay Landing. '  BUSINESS   MENTION.  Wanted���At Hotel Phair a man  to act as night potter and yard man.  '��� For Sale or Rent.���Piano at the  Old Curiosity Shop.  For   sale���Ranch    on   Koofcetiay  river, improved.   Inquire \V. P. Rohins.m.  Wanted ���Small saw mill. Communicate atone", with Uox "0, p. o. Nel.son, 11. C.  To   rent���Two   large    fiirnfch<*d  front rooms. Applowhallo block, opposite Odd-  follows' hull.  To  Let���FuriuslTwl-fi-otTt  room,  with or w il.hout board. Apply four doors abovo  City Hall, Victoria streot. .   CJ  Western  Canadian  Employment  Ofllce���Wauled���Woiimn cook, two waitresses  and girl for general housework.  To rent���Oflice in tlie Turucr-  Boocko block, cornor Ward and Raker. Apply  to John A. Turner.  Japan Tea of nil kinds to suit  your taste. Pun Cured, Spider Leg, Pun Fired  iu bulk or packages.   Kootenay ColieoCo.  To    Let���A    7-room  -house   on  corner of Victoria and Hendryx M,mnt*i. -AH  modern conveniences. Apply J. Coxhej,d, Cedur  strect.  Furniture,     pianos    snfes,    &c,  moved carofnlly at. reasonable rate.'. Apply .1. T.  Wilson. Phono '270, Pro ���sor'i' Second Hand Store,  Ward Street,  Gold, copper, silver, lend mines  and prospects wiiiitti'l. Send report and samples  to the Prosneclors' lOxcliaiiKO, Nelson, B. v..  Room 1, IC. W-C Blook.  For sale���Tug boat Red Star and  hargo at reasonable figures to c.ish purchaser, on  time with good security. Apply to Ontario  Powder Works, Nelson, Ii, C.  For comfort and convenience go  to the Ice Cream Parlors of J. A. McDonald.  Baker street, wlioro every attention and requisite is supplied.  For   rent���House on   Carbonate  street, between Stanley anil Kootanay street'*,  seven rooms, bath, hot and cold water. Rent  $25.   Inquiro W. P. Robinson.  Lost���On Friday evening, a lady's  gold brooch, iu tho dancing pavilion at the Tramway park. Kinder will bi rewarded lu- returning  samo to John Bloomberg at the Uranti Hotel.  For   sale   at   a   bargain ��� New  two story house ; two blocks from Bakor Rtrout;  six rooms wilh hath; modern conveniences.  Apply "Houso," Tribune ofllce.  Free milling gold properties.   We  are anxious to secure a fowfreo milling gold properties at once. The Prospeotors Kxohaugo,  Nelson. B. C. Room,l, K-W-C Block.  That fine blend of Ceylon Tea we  aro selling at thirty cents por 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 T'.illty.  Wo make a specialty of blending toas and sell  thom in nny quantity at lowoat ratos. Kootonay  Coffee Co  Notice to contractors and others���  General laborers, gardoners, rock men, etc,  will  bo furnished froe of chargo to all persons rcqulr-  ing help of this kind by applying to the socretary,,  Nelson  Laborers' Protective   Uuioo,   Box 237,  ���Nolson, B. C. ���  NO.   210   BAKER,   STREET.   NELSON.  BOOTS!      ���B00TSJ       BOOTS!  Forc a few days only we will hold a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes.  J. A.  Gilker, Proprietor  ��� tsT'^S'kiC.*  #  $  ��  W  w  %  M  MORRISON  PROVISIONS   AND   PRODUCE.  OUR LEADERS���  The well-krown Newdale Creamery Butter  'In all sized piickagus and 1-pound bricks  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  im  mn  -4&  E. FERGUS  WHOLESALE LIQUORS AND CIGARS.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  We Have En Route  1 Car G. & W. Whiskies, ex Toronto.  1 Car Imported Liquors, ex Liverpool.  1 Car Dogshead Ale and Stout, ex London, E.  1 Gar Rainier Beer, ex Seattle.  Tin Rainier Hecr lw* lieconio the favorite lieo*- in  the Coast cities.   It  has met in.successful competition the famous Milwaukee Hcors.  Our  Sper-ial  Canadian Rye is the Most Palatable Whiskey in the  Market.   We havo it m hulk and in cases 5's and 6's.  We are Agents for tho Brunswiek-Balke-Collender Co. Billiard, Fool  Tables and supplies of all kinds. Write lor prices and terms.  EOceBaa  i-Tvrwtrm  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.  I  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO.  Importers and Dealers in Shelf and Heavy Hardware.  OLD SETTLERS' NEW MAPLE SYRUP  TZHZID   BEST   UVCA-IDIE!  THIS   SPRING'S   SYRUP    IN    QUART,    HALF   GALLON   AND  GALLON    CANS.  Hntiston Block, Balifir (Street.  Telephone 161.      P. O. Box 176.  A. IRVIMG & CO.  WORKS  ROSSLAND   JBlNGUNlEBRSrva  CUNt-IFFB  &  MCMIL.L.AM  Founders.  Boiler-makers  and Machinists.  OR'B OARS.���Thl<; is out-specially. \vn make llio bout nre c.ir on i.lio i��in.r]cet, anrt sell them as  fiiMt. ns wn en liiiiU-i theni.    Write us for references and full particulars.  SICCOVI) II AND MALJI-MN KUY KOR SAI..K.���One (iO H. P. rel.iirn Uilwlar'r.oilci-, ii-KI sholl, J heads,  82 .'Mluey. Tested Id ISO pounds --old water inrr.'-iire; C2 f I. ln-avy.W.) sinoltoKlauk and all littinirs  coiupluUi.   one ilxi'j lioriKoiiLnl .slide valve ei>��-iiic.    Ono '-Vi H. P. locoiuotivo typo  boiler, with  two small hoists, ahout II! TT. P.; small boilers, 15 to  THIRD   AVBNUE,   ROSSLAND.  eiiKinoatl'vchi'd.  WANTKI>.-T\vi>:So  or I drill air compressors;  25 II. P.   Must be in Kood condition,  P.   O.   Box  198.  STRAGH  PLUMBERS.  GOOD GOODS.  RBASONABL PRICES  Will call at your residence or place  of busines"! wii.li catalogues and  pi ices auy time if dropped apostcard,  OPPOSITE POSTOPlPtCH.  NELSON, B, O *-.>f  IV;  m

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