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 -, mu ��� ���iiiPiiiliiiii  Mineral Production, of British Columbia In 1900  $16,407,645  *W��*5.  M'-H  Mineral Production of Kooteriay Iri 1800  $10,562,032  ���*���?���'-*  -���*���$  V  ,^>  Vi  ��� "ii  ��;-<-  J?,-  NCNTH YEAR.  NKLSON, B. C, WEDNESDAY MORNING, JUNE 19,  1001  PRICE FIVE CENTS  C. P. R. STRIKE SITUATION  HOPEFUL VIEW TAKEN BY HIGH  OFFICIALS.  Claim Tliat Several of tho Gangs Who  Went Out Monday Have Returned to Work.  . Montreal, June 18.���D. McNicholl, the general manager of the  C. P. R , spoke very hopefully today  of the outcome of the strike of  trackmen on tire system. The company believe that time will be on  thuir side, and that iu the course of  tlie next few days, wheu they have"  had time to prrt the whole case  before the men individually, those  who have gone out will see the  advantages which they are sacri-  lii-ing and will return to work  whilo the company remains disposed to accept their labor.  "O.rradvicoH  show  that, several  gangs who went out yesterday have  , returned to work today,"' said Mr-.  -McNicholl, "and the reports indicate that more will be likt-ly to  follow. The strike, however, in by  no means'general. In some sections  not Lhii per- cent have responded to  the call of the committee. Some of  the trackmen seem to be under the  impression that if they should  return to work after having once  thrown up their employment they  would be discriminated against, but  this is not so.   The company has no  , intention of doing anything of  the  kind."  "Taking at tlio situation all round,  I am convinced that the strike is  practically over; that it has lix'/Jed  out. Many of tho men have not  ���yet received onr circulars, showing  'what has been' done for them ;  showing that-,advantageous as their  .positions were compared with other  railways before this strike began,  ,w�� have made concessions of a ver-y  substantial 'character, and that  these place them far beyond .what  other companies who are our competitors in the different parts of  the system are offering. The public need have no apprehension whatever as regards the conditions of  the track. Every mile of track is  being patrolled. The line* is in good  shape and is being thoroughly  taken care" of. This is one of the  demands of th'e committee, whicli  tlie railway company did not grant:  All maintenance of way department  employes shall be granted passes  once"a month to and from any  point on the road-master's division  they   are   employed   on,  provided  ��� that not more than one-half of  the  force will be  absent  from  duty at  any one time."  ators  interviewed today  say that  they have nothing to .strike for.  Bkandon, Man., June IS.���Not 10  per cent of the C. 1*. IL. sectionmen  have gone ont. Labor is very plentiful, aud all vacancies can be readily filled. 'A prominent politician  here makes the statement that the  condition of-the railway trackmen  is better than the average laborer,  they having au assured position all  the year round.  'Newport. Vermont, June IS.���A  number of C. P. Ii. trackmen who  went ont on strike have already returned to work.  "POTATO PATCH" PINGREE  OF MICHIGAN DIED YESTERDAY  IN LONDON.  Was  Extremely Popular   in   Detroit,  Where   He   Inaugurated  Many Reforms.  Martin Clair Was Suffccited.  The Dawson 2\Tews of May 31st  gives the following accouut of how  Mar-tin Clair, a miner who was well  known iu Kootenay, met his death  in a mine not far- from Daw.sou.  The News says: "A coroner's inquest was held at the Forks by captain McDonuell on the death of  Martin Clair-, who was found dead  at the bottom of a 25 foot shaft on  Little Skookuiu hill. The "jury decided Clair died from suffocation  from the effects of gas breathed  while in the mine, through his own  carelessness, and recommended that  the mine be ventilated before again  being used. Clair was a miner. He  disappeared Friday.night, and was  found dead Saturday at the bottom  of the shaft of a mine opposite No.  2, Bonanza. Tie has a family in  Scotland. The body is being  brought to Dawson today."  -  THE REASON WHY CAPITAL  McAdam. N. B., June 18.���  Threats are being made by some of  the striking C. P. R. trackmen to  the effect that now they have gone  out they are going to demand from  the compauy more tlmn they  originally intended. Representations are being sent to the company  in Montreal to call mass labor-  meetings in the largo cities to try  to create public sympathy aud get  the newspapersto talk, or else it  may be thought that thero is really  no strike.  St. John, N. B., June 18.���Several  of the C. P. li. section gangs here  have returned to work. Everything  is quiet. Sectionmen on the government railways are watching the  issue with a good deal of interest,  as they feel if the C. P. R. men, who  already have higher pay than they  have, get another advance it will  be their turn next.  'Montreal, June IS.���Reports received here from different points  along the C. P. R. show that the  whole system is being thoroughly  patrolled, that trains are running  as usual, and that the trackmen's  strike has not interfered with the  regular service. At a lato hour  tonight reports from all quarters  show that a large number of the  foremen are returning to work and  bringing the section men with  them.  The statement in an evening  paper that the carpenters employed  by the G. P. R. had gone ont iu  sympathy with the striking trackmen is entirely unfounded.  It is reported that J. T. Wilson  of St. Louis, Mo., official organizer  for the trackmen, is very much dis-  anpointpd thti, he cannot persuade  the C. P. R. telegraph operators to  take any hand iu the strike.   Oper-  Does Not Seek British Columbia.  II. 13'.  Thomson,  ex-aldermau  of  Nelson and ex-manager of Turner,  Beeton ��fc Co.'s Nelson branch house,  who h-ft Nelson to take the management of a trading syndicate  located at Quesnel 1 in Cariboo, has  been on a trip to the old country  since last December. He arrived in  Nelson day before yesterday on his1  return', and tells his friends some  amusing experiences he had to go  through while en route iu the West.  Speak*uTg'i"��f*Ttr7ies~iir"the old country, Mr. Thomson says that the old  country has had four or- five years  of 'great prosperity, and that a  period of quieter times is sure to  follow. Capital is not seeking British Columbia" for investment, for  the reason that tlie returns on the  capital so far invested here have  not been so good as to create,a  favorable impression. On the other  hand, capital is easily obtained for  speculative mining in West Africa.  Mr. Thomson will remain here for a  time.  Looking for a Lost Cup  Two years ago J. Fred Hume  donated a cup to be played for by  the Jaero-se teams for the championship of Kootenay, and it was  won that year by the Nelson team.  Since then the cup has disappeared.  Yesterday an effort was made to  "loeateTi t". Some-o f "the- boys- said"  the genial J. Fred had merely made  a bluff and had not purchased the  cup at all. Others said that "Jakie"'  Dover had knocked down the cup  after getting paid for it. : Others,  again, claimed that "Dave" Carley!  who was chairman of the sports  committee that year, had sold the  cup and used the proceeds to buy a  paper cuttor. During; the discus?  sioii.tbe donor of the cup came  along, and cwhen the accusation  against him was repeated, he was  indignant, and said the cup was for  a time in "BUly" Thurman's window.  '���Jakie" Dover, who was also .-present,  made a speech on the question at  issue. He said, "You know I know  nothing at all about it. At that  time I was selling so much that I  could not keep track of anything."  The delegation who were discussing  the question decided to go to Thurman's iu a body and demand the  cup. "Billy" was out, . but his  partner was in. Asked as to the  whereabouts of the cup, he replied:  "Why, yes; it is knocking around  here somewhere," and he began  looking among some odds aud ends  under a cigar counter. The cup  has not been found, bub the boys  are hot on its trail.  London, June IS.���Ex-governor  Pingree of Michigan died today.  Tho diagnosis made by London  specialists of the cancerous affection of the intestiues from which  Mr. Pingree suffered left practically  no hope for tbe patient's recovery.  Toward the end of his illness Mr.  Pingree suffered great pain and  weakened rapidly. He was unable  to retain nourishment. His mind,  however, remained fairly clear.  During the whole of Tuesday he  was practically kept alive by injections of strychnine and drugs administered to lessen the pain.  Detroit, June 18.���Ha/.en S. Pingree was born in Denmark, Maine,  in lSiO. In 1802 he"enlisted in the  First Massachusetts' Heavy Artillery and served until the end of the  war, when he located at ��� Detroit.  In 1889 the Republican party nominated him for mayor of Detroit  and he was elected by a big majority. He was re-elected in 1891, '93  aud '05 by increased majorities  each tim<*.  In ISOli ho was elected  governor'  of Michigan by S300 plurality. f> He  was  re-elected   iu  1S0S by  about'  100,000  plurality/nnd  served- out  his  term, which  expired  in   1900.  Last March-he started on  the'trip  to South Africa  which  resulted in  his death in London.    Ex-governor  Pingree,  while  mayor of Detroit,  accomplished  many  municipal  reforms,  among other's, forcing the  gas company to lower  their  rates  10 per cent' per  1000' feet," and'es-  tablished the public lighting plant.  Ho organized  the Detroit railway  on a 3 cent fare basis, lowered telephone rates and broke up a number  of sewer aird paving rings,    nis potato patch scheme for the relief of  the poor of the city was extensively copied  and  brought ,him  much  fame.      While   governor Mr.  Pingree devoted his time  towards seen ring the passage of  a law taxing  railroads aud other corporations.  Learning to Ba Liars.  Tlio Ttf tail CIpvUb' Asfloniition wish to remind  people who aro in tho h-vhit of vr-ilitiK Nelson ti)  pn'chiiMO goods to bear in mind ttmt all reliable  und up to-duto hlorefl t-.ru closed on Thursday  afternoon. , "   '  The above appeared in the Miner  yesterday. It shows that the Retail  Clerks' Association, if they authorized its publication, are unworthy  a place in the ranks of union labor.  -No-union���made���up-of���honorable  men will make false statements to  the public. Several of the largest  and best managed houses in Nelson  do not close their doors. on Thursday afternoon, but remain. open  and -help; to'keep Nelson' in the first  rank of commercial cities in the  province. If ;the genial 'old purist  %;iio; edits^the.-';org&n' ^Of the .dis-  '^jUntied';^w'e.Hib',will, only consult  Daft StGo.: or Bradstreethe will fiud  that the fihaucial rating and credit  of the houses that' keep open iu  Nelson on Thursday afternoon' are  not in the same class as the various  companies connected, withe/ the  ownership and publication of the  newspaper he so ably edits.  the works of R. IIoo & Co., printing  press manufacturers iu this city,  would return on Thursday next.  It is understood that the meu return with the agreement of a nine-  hour day.  Washington, D. C, June 18.���  President Gompers of the Natioual  Federation of Labor today stated  that a conference had beeu arranged between the officers of the  Cash Registry Company of Dayton,  Ohio, and the representatives of tho  various unions engaged in the  strike in the works of that compauy with a view to arranging a.  settlement of '^differences, About  2600 persons are engaged in the  strike. '.  Dayton, Ohio, June ,18.���It is announced here ; that the Registry  Works will reopen tomorro w morning, the strike having been settled.  ARMSTRONG KNOCKED OUT  A  CLEAN   SCRAP  AT   ROSSLAND  LAST  EVENING.  Ascot    stakes,  and Scintillant  Dal Hawkins, the Pacific Coast Lightweight   Champion,   Does   the  Trick in Six Rounds.  The Ashcroft Stock Sale.  Ashcroft, B. G, June IS.���The  auction sale of j'pure bred bulls at  this place today was a complete  ���success despite'^ the fact that the  sale was' some*weeks too late in, the  season and that most of the stockmen have.made arrangements for  animals before] knowing that the  dairymen's association would hold  the sale. e Abojjjt $2001) was realized  from the sale drthe 20 animals, the  lowest "price'tyeing $00 and the  highest,'"$140.';!" Among the best  buyers^was the, Hon. J, D. Prentice,  who bought |for the ' Canadian  Ranching. Company nine animals,  averaging abo-|t $100 each. Other  buyers' were, present from Grand  'Prairie also., .another .sale will be  held' next September under the  ,auspice3^f.'the1association aud will,  it'is supposed /include a carload or  two of brooded heifers.'  ���I-  4*  *  ���I-  *  *  *  *  ���y  *  '���I**2**I* ���2-*��j����|��*j-����j**|*��ji  *-I"M"W-*->*****  Mining .supplies and general  hardware,, asjayers' supplies and  chemicals, flmigs and medicines,  dry goods and clothing, boots  and shoes, furniture and bedding, fishing/tackle and stationery, books .and,", newspapers, groceries and provisions, fresh and  salt meats, fruits and confection-'  ery��� cigars ai��d tobacco,' imported,  ami domestic' Hqnors,' in fact"  everything in the way of general  merchandise, can be procured in  Nelson on Thursdays during the  same hours as on other days,  notwithstanding all reports to  the contrary.  *H---M--M'-H��M"!--W- .M-**-H--H"M>'-M'  *  WILL IT BE ANOTHER YMIR  Robbed the Express Company.. '  New York, June 18 ���It became  known today that three clerks  charged with.the theft of $7000  worth of jewelry from the branch  oflice of the Adams Express Company at Forty-ninth street aud  Madison .avenue on Sunday night  last, were arrested last night. The  prisoners are Robert Penrose, Christopher M. Brown and Thomas McCarthy. All have been in the employ of the company for several  years.  New Death Benefit Scheme.  Atlanta, Ga., June 18. ���A new  association in Atlanta, Georgia,  provides a plan for the payment by  assessment of the funeral expenses  of each member. It was organized  by members of labor unions, and  among its oflicers are prominent  members of the Brotherhood of  Locomotive Engineers. Applicants  admitted to membership are required to pay an admittance fee of  fifteen ccents. On the death of a  member over ten years of age each  adult member is assessed twelve  cents, ten cents to-be used as funeral expenses and two cents for  paying for collection and other expenses. On the death of a member  under ten years of age each member is assessed seven cents. The  allowance for funerals is. $100 for  au adult, $50 for a child.  Strikers Gaining Ground.  Nkw York, June 18.���It was.an-'  nounced today by the International  Association of Machinists that the  750 men involved in the sti ike at  Lexington Mountain's Ledges.  The development of the Imperial  and Eva groups by the London and  British Columbia Gold Fields is ex-'  pected to bring into prominence  the gold ledges of Lexington mountain in the Lardeau. This is a comparatively new district, aud although1 the entire mountain has  been staked very little development  -has-been done outside the-proporties-  held by the Imperial Development  Syndicate, the most promising of  which are now virtually under bond  to the London and B. C. Gold Fields.  Such work as has been done on the  mountain, however, would point to  the conclusion that Lexington  mountain is a distinctively gold  district, very little galena having  been encountered.  On the Eva and Imperial groups  the work done lias, exposed two  ledges .of gold-bearing quartz, running parallel to each other and  about.{150 feet afjart. The largest  of these is about sixteen feet in  width, and what is regarded as a  conservative estimate on the value  of the ore places it at $20 to the  toil' The other ledge is much  smaller, but is much more clearly  defiped, having two, smooth walls!  The ore in this ledge is very rich,  gold being visible in many of the  specimens, so that it admits of some  very fancy assays.  The general feeling throughout  the district is that Lexington mountain is peculiarly fortunate in getting the Loudon and B. C. company  interested in its development. This  company not only has ample means  for carrying on the necessary work  to thoroughly develop the 'property,  but it has had phenomenal luck  with all of tlm properties it has  taken hold of. It is on the cards  for the London and .B. C. to produce another Ymir in the Imperial  and Eva properties, and in the case  of the Lardeau properties it has a  much more favorable showing to  start in with.  Rossland, June   18.���Dal  Hawkins, lightweight champion of tbe  Pacific Coast, defeated Billy Armstrong, champion of British Columbia, here tonight in the sixth round.  The contest was fast and scientific  and the best man won.   In the first  threo rounds honors  were  evenly  divided,   Armstrong    forcing    the  fighting and  Hawkins   playing   a  waiting   game.   After the first of  the fourth Hawkins took the offensive;   In the fifth he was still more  aggressive,   and   in   the sixth   he  forced the fighting.    The sixth and  lastround opened with Armstrong  landing a left hander on  Hawkins'  nose.* Hawkins  reciprocated  with  left   and   right   hands,  and   after  Armstrong had landed lightly with  his left the men clinched.   As they  were   together   Armstrong    swore  vigorously at one of the spectators  on the stage,  who  had  been  applauding Hawkins in a manner that  Armstrong thought offensive.    On  the conclusion  of  the  clinch Armstrong left an  opening and  Hawkins  lauded a   vicious  upper   cut  ��� similar to those which have landed  so many fights for him.     The blow  ���took Armstrong in the neck  below  the point of the jaw and staggered  him.    He went'across the stage on  his heels, eyes glass and arms rigid.  Hawkins   followed his    man    and  although .Armstrong attempted   a  counter the  effort was  weak  and  Hawkins finished him with a left to  .the; jaw anda right-to. the neck.t  'Armstrong" fell in the "corner, rolled'  on his face  and  was  counted  out.  He recovered within a few minutes.  Armstrong had a bad hand and received  a  cocaine  injection  in  the  member before' entering  the  ring,  although it was conceded that he  was beaten on  the  merits   of the  fight.  In a preliminary Kid Lee'of Montana defeated Sam McKay of Iloss-  land in one rouud. McKay was  floored four times and his seconds  threw up tho sponge.  (Maher) won the  Brissac was second  third.  La Vengree won the Ascot biennial stakes of 10 sovereigns each,  with 500 sovereigns added for  2-year-olds, distance 5 furlongs and  140 yards. The Clarina filly was  second and Pierre Lorillard's Am-  oret II was third. Mackintosh  won the gold vase, value 200 sovereigns, given by king Edward, with  200 sovereigns to the winner and  100 for the second horse, added to  a sweepstake of 200 sovereigns each  for 3-year-olds, two miles. "Gyp  was second and Mannlicher was  third,             -.  Cyclone's Work,  Delaware, Ohio, June 18.���A  cyclone of great force swept over a  large area of .territory in this conn-  try ' last night and much damage  was done. No one was injured so  far as' known. Houses and barns  were unroofed, trees uprooted.and  fences torn down. The cyclone  covered a track 100 feet wide and  about nine miles long.   .  MONTE CARLO LOSES MONEY  MILLIONAIBE    FLA7BB5    HA  BEEN   TOO  LUCKY.  One  Wealthy  Patron Oleued Up  Million and Half Francs, and  There Were Others.  - - , ,-;sX  i <7:*'S:  ��� yy.yjt\  -7^M\    -< 'smA   ������~    ' . '"��&_  Paris, June 18.���Monte Carlo's ^7&i  famous gaming establishment hasjfh^j  been losing money. The Minan that#?||;  broke the bank" has been. too;,fre-'^f^gl  quent of late.   Such, at least,,is fche/^.^1  dill  Anarchists Arrested.  Berlin, June 18.���A special dispatch from- Messien, Saxony, says'*  three Italian anarchists have ��� been  arrested there. upon evidence that  they had been connected with  Bresci in the assassination of- king'  Humbert. The three anarchists  were delivered over to' the Italian  authorities.  EASTERN CANADIAN NEWS  >.  The Fisheries Dispute,  Vancouver, June IS.���[Special  to the Tribune.]���A special from  Ottawa says it has been agreed that  the disputed question of ownership  of salmon and other fisheries as between the province and Dominion  shall be submitted to arbitration.  ���It-has-practically-been-agreed-by-  the Japanese to accept the canners'  proposition of 10 cents for salmon  during the rush.of season, with 12i  cents during July. Much feeling is  being expressed against the Japanese action, and there is strong  probability of trouble. ���  Proclamation of Boer Commanders.  Moltono, Cape Colony, June 18.  ���Krit'/.inger 'and.Fpuchet, the Boer  commanders, -are. busy placarding  Capo Colony with a proclamation  to the effect that in accordance  with the powers assumed when the  northern part of Capo Colony was  annexed'to''the Orange Free State,  20 months ; ago, persons reporting  tlio whereabouts of any Boer command will be fined -CiiO, or in default will be compelled to accompany thb commander for three  months. According to the best information about 2100 wild Boers  are iu Cape Colony, and they continue to secure a few recruits.  Wired in Brief.  CORNWALL. Out.,. June 38���  DrvA. E. Gravely,' one of the best-  known and most successful physicians.,in Eastern Ontario, and a'  prominent Conservative, is dead,  aged 40 years. ;  TORONTO, June 18.���The follow--  ing "Halifax men will be on.the  Canadian cricket team which plays  Philadelphia June 28th and the  following day: -W.' A. Henry and  G. W. M. Farrell.  ,.y.TORONTO;jun.elS.^The.Toro.nto  street railway company today presented Kohlmeyer, the motor man  who fought Rice, Jones and-Rut-  ledge, the bank robbers,- so courageously with a motor key, with a-$25  check.      ',  CALGARY, June IS.���The jury  in the murder "trial of Joseph  Broletti, accused of the murder of  his brother-in-law, David Karr, at  Innisfail, returned a verdict of not  guilty after ten minutes' deliberation.  PARRY SOUND, Ont., June 18.  ���Lumber, the property of the Ontario Lumber Company, to the extent of a quarter million dollars  was destroyed by fiie at French  river Sunday afternoon. The loss  is fully covered by insurance.  OTTAWA, June IS.���It is understood an order has been received  -fromvthe-head-of-the-Oblat-fathers  for the transfer of father Fallon  from the pastorate of St. Joseph's  church, Ottawa. This is the young  priest who has taken such a prominent part in the defence of the  Roman Catholic religion in controversy with Hon. S. Blake of Toronto- regarding the coronation  oath. His parishioners talk of calling an indignation meeting.  Corean Natives Get Hostile.  Yokohama, June 18.���The Japanese consul at Mokpho, Corea, reports that the recent mission  troubles at the island of Quelpart  at the entrance of the Yellow sea  were caused by natives. These persons so exasperated the natives  that the latter surrounded them  and killed 500.  '~M  '&%$  sm:  'Wj  '-< Vrf*  ' $���  - -3*  **?-��  *i.\��7  _u*y  -,-vljt  -4 i  No Heir for Nicholas.  St. Petersburg, June 18.���The  czarina   today   gave    birth   to   a  daughter.  The English Turf.  Asoott Heath, England, June  IS.���The aristocratic race meeting  on the royal heath opened today  with cold, gloomy weather. From  the sporting point of view the hard  condition of the course upset calculations. All the best horses of the  year engaged in one or more of the  events. Upwards of 2;>0 have  already arrived to contest for the  stakes, aggregating ��fi-10,000. William C. Whitney's chestnut colt  Watershed (J. Reiff) won the trial  stakes, Douglas - Baird's Veronese  won the Prince of Wales .stakes,  Padlock II was second and St. Amur  third. Sterling Balm won the Coventry stakes. Port Blair was second  and Mount Vernon filly third. Fox-  hall   Keene's   bay   gelding   Sinopi  No Masons Need Apply.  JAMESTOWN, N. V., June 18.���Tho  report of the committee on revision of  the constitution of the Swedish Lutheran church recommended that the  clause in the constitution of the church  providing that no member of the Ma-  s-onic order or other secret or atheist  societies should be entitled to membership in the church of the synod was defeated this afternoon a:'ter a warrti discussion. The result of the ballot was that  the proposed amendment wan defeated  by a vote of S1 to 71. thus leaving the  objectionable clause in the church creed  and excluding from membership of any  church in the dominion of the members  of any secret society.  Kruger Irreconcilable.  LONDON, June IS.���The Sun, whieh,  however, has not heretofore been over-  reliable on this subject, hears that Mr.  Kruger ..as actually cabled to general  Botha declining to concede anything  nnd thai, in consenuence of this decision general Botha and the commandants  arreeing with his peace views have decided to repudiate Mr. Kruger's authority and :\ further consultation with  Botha's representative and lord Kitchener will be arranged for next .week.  opinion of a German writer," whoHs  has been there to study ' the, situ- yJis^  ation.    "The bank there," he Baysj^flf  "is in a  bad way.    Roulette and;.;ujs||  Trent-et-quarante go on as usual, :*v^j  but, what is not usual, an' extraor-/;;>iM  dinary   number    of    persons .are'M^-  winning money.    Baron Ephrussi')^  went "away from here with;winnings \ 7'^  amounting'to 1,500,000 francs inhis^.ff ^  pocket, and. he is so cold-blobded"^^  and so wealthy���he is Rothschild's t$&0_  son-in-law���that the croupiers hav��^?;^f|  little hope of   getting the' money:.y'._0:  back.   The.baron wins always.".���-He^/1^  may lose for a time, but he ��� keeps-^faw  on until finally ,the moment 'comes/T>\��3i  ���and it always does' come���whenJi  his color turns up. ' In order to,wia"  at'Monte Carlo one must have a-'-f^,*  large .amount of money���at-least ,��"-.,  25,000 francs for -every 100 francs '^^H  which you expect to win,'and baron h^M  Ephrussi is well aware of this rule J'^'M  and can always observe it. t   ���    ,   ' "*'-*" JS  "Another heavy winner is tarott^V?*  Carlo di Rudini, the oldest son of'"i'^/S  the well known Italian statesman^ j-40  As his father, is worth 200,00&,00O-^'^  francs;   his   success, is, easily-ex-sjfif��,  plained.   It is tlie little .gamblers,*',5'^u  who have a capital of. 500 or, 100Ov"  '*'"  francs, ,who lose- at Monte; Carlo. ^  After one hour's ill luck.their;eapi-^'  tai is gone.   It is from them.that  the bank obtained most,of the 25,-** iy&  125,000"ffanes," which'' represents'its ~\ ���*$  net profits during the business year  1000-1.   Large profits they seem to:  be, but in view of the  fact that'  there was ,an exposition  in Paris  during 1900, and that most of tho  foreign visitors tried their luck at/<  ?Z,M  Monte Carlo, they are really extra- -  ordinarily small.  "ln 1880, during the previous ex- r  position in Paris, the profits of the  bank amounted to 37,000,000 francs; >  yet this year they are only 23,000,-  000. The Boer war has also hurt  business, for it has kept away the  English, who are, as a rule, the best  patrons of the bank. 'Another  cause of the poor business is the  unquestionable fact that people are  becoming more cautious about playing every year. A proof of this" is  the fact that the number of suicides  has lately decreased. Formerly it  was-not^unasual���for-a-distracted-  player to kill himself, but now we  very seldom hear of such an occurrence.  "In short, the outlook for the  bank is extremely bad, and if the  players continue as cautious as they*  are now the dividends of the shareholders will speedily fall to 30 or 25  per cent. During the past business  year a dividend of 42 per cent was  declared, but this was very small  as compared with the profits during those years when Blanc still  wielded the scepter in Monte Carlo  and coined millions out of nothing.  Others, however, besides the bank  are now suffering. In former-years  the French press received from one  to two million francs annually  from the bank, but recently their  allowance was cut down to 750,000>  francs, and last year they got only  500,000. On the other hand, the  civil list of the prince of Monaco  has been increased from 1,250,000 to  1,750,000 francs, and the bishop of  Monaco, who formerly received  30,000, now receives 50,000 francs.  The prince's army costs the bank  000,000 francs, but, unless business-  improves very soon, it is practically  certain that the prince will set the  other powers of Europe a good ex^  ample by disbanding his army."  Cut His Friend's Throat.  Ogdunscurg, N. Y., June 18.���  Arthur Chapron surrendered himself at police headquarters today,  saying he had killed John Leahy at  the Maple City hotel. Investigation,  showed that the men had been  drinking together last night and?  that during a drunken quarrel'  Leahy's throat had been cut. The  windpipe was severed and the  physician said the man could not  recover. ���,  i  %  ./. I'liT  f.r'^,*i*'**?^?!*^^^'^^'''-:'  t  j  ��� j  I!!  I  I  Ik  I  .*  I  I/A-.  -1  ,:<7  TOD TEIBOTE: KMLSO& B, 0. W^DMBDAf t mm Iii, IDOl'  /n  (t>  W  to  to  ^\  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  THE HUDSON'S BAY COMPANY  FORGET  In cor pirated 1670.  ���r&rtnCYyii' ��� ii iiriirr-TgiWWBIti Hum li mHWWni&mwffiSimUiWimm  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  to  How old you are.  Forget your wife's name.  ' Forget how many children you have.  BUT DON'T FORGET  ThaUhe  Hudson's Bay Stores  (Telephone No. 13.)  Offer the largest stock to s-��'ect  from, the best va|ues, and the very  best quality in  Every thing1 Obtainable  to eat, drink, or use.  THE wm% BAYCOMPANY  m  daughter Oalled Jessup bytt-lephone  and a��-ked him lo come to her-home  und prevent her father from whipping her. When Jessup in-rived at  the Adams house and remonstrated  with him, Adams drew a revolver-  and shot the dentist through the  breast. Adams is in jail and Je--  sup is.dying.  �����<������*��� mf/t^*-t*t*,^KflM!lmy*- J^PT-^^iPSST-gg-fljig  r****-********^**.  PUBLIC AUCTION  OF VALUABLE REAL PROPERTY,  PLANT, STEAM TUG, BAi^CF, MATERIAL AND FIXTURES.  ��ite ��rtbune  -, '+  *  ���I-.  Mining supplies and general  linrdware, assayers' supplies arid  chemicals, drugs and medicines,  dry goods and clothing, boots  and shoes, furniture and bedding, fislnruT Lacl'lo and stationery, books and newspapers, groceries and provisions, fresh arrd  salt meats, fruits and confectionery, cigars and tobacco, imported  and domestic liquors, in fact  everything in the way of general  merchandise, can be procured in  Nelson on Thursdays during the  same hours as on other day3.  notwithstanding all reports to  the contrary.  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  *  .J..I-K-X-W*'!-:--!-:' -H-I*-H--M-***-M":-  -.     ���       Itisnolonger a question  EMPIRE ut Phi. hikI {-word whioh  - i" tlm intKlilier:. the de-  TYPEWRITE R b tte now is as to whether  t.ho Kmpire Typewriter is  tnisrM.lM- llinn tho Muxlm Gun. with tlio a'gu-  nuni. ull in fin or of the Empire. Today'the  I'j imivrilpr i"i an absolute neci'.irfily to many who  .i few jear.-i nyo diri not ilream that t.tiey could  ever l-piiiilrn it. Its uso ia rapidly beoomiiig  morn r-xtendi-d and with iciaon. No one having  busiiirhri writing or correspondence to (lo can af-  ><> il now to be without a machine. If you wi*h  lo - p<*n to tho machine yourtielf very litilo pi-ac-  tV-is on tha Kinpire will make you proficient and  able to write moro rapMIr, more l��gibly and  with inl nitely le-i* physical and mental effort  than wilh tc P. n. The Empiro is tho moot  perfoctot lypow iters.  THOMSON STATIONERY CO. Ltd  Pianos to Rent.  NELSON". B. C.  - Thr more the outbursts against  our mining laws are investigated,  ' the more evident it is that the outbursts are not based on facts. They  were started in an attempt  to  discredit a government, and are  now  kept up  in  the  hope that the real  cause of the  depression  in'mining  will be overlooked, and  the depres-.  ��� sion attributed to a cause that has  little'to do with the question.    No  country has a better location law;  in no country can claims be held  ' with,less actual  work; the  cost of  procuiiuga crown grant is less in  this  province than   in  auy other  country; it has never been charged j  that our officials or  our courts  are  corrupt; in no  country have merchants been more liberal in extending credit; Uritish  Columbia is not  the only mining  country that has  aneight-hour'day for men working  underground; the rate  of taxation  is extremely liberal,  for  no  taxes  are paid unless a mine' is shipping  ore.    If these are not statements of  fact, let them be disproved, not by  the   vaporing   mouthings  of   men  -who-pose-around-hotel3=as=inining=  men and who have not the capacity  to   intelligently  muck  in  a  mine,  but by comparing the law in force  in    other   mining   countries   with  those in force in British Columbia,  and by  comparing the  reports  of  mining    companies     operating    in  other  countries   with  thoso   operating in  tliis  province.    Facts are  what  tl.e   people  want, and   they  will no longer iw-eopt the mouthings  of self styled  mining 'men  as  any  evidence at nil.  "Wim*- the ni'-n who are declaiming UL'Jiirrst the mining laws of  British Columbia give the names of  the .successful British mining companies operating i��> British Columbia? "Will they then give the names  of th-; British mining companies  operating in this province that  have been rank failures? Afterwards, will they be'so kind as to  give tlie real reasons that caused  these British mining companies to  be failures? This ii the information that the people iu. the old  country want.  One of the large mining companies operating at Butte, Montana, is  namsd the " Colusa-Parrot Company.". Last year it mined 23l.,Uo5  tons of ore, of the average value of  $8.27 per toil. The cost of mining  the ore was $8.01 and transporting  it to a .smelter 27A cents per ton.  Smelting charges were $3.35. Total  charged for mining, transporting,  /and smelting $7-.2ty, which leaves  $1.03i a ton as profit. These figures show that over in Montana, at  one of the greatest mining camps  in the world, ore that is worth only  $8.27 per ton is mined and smelted  at a profit. .Why do not the managers of some of the big low-grade  niines in British Columbia give figures as to the value of the ore  mined, the cost of transporting the  ore to smelters, and the charge per  ton for i-melting? These are the  (ignres that the people' want to see  in print. They no longer care to  hear the mere opinions of vapid  ranters who' poso as mine, managers ; they want facts:  Imagine theSpokaneSpokesman-  Review getting it's Associated Press  reports via Seattle. Yet, every  line of Associated Press report that  is received at Nelson and Rossland  first goes to Vancouver, and is then  filtered back from that one-horse  town to the two great commercial  cities of Eastern British Columbia.  This is what makes a newspaper  tired.  Thb Rossland Miner of Saturday,  Hmnt9=editorial=columnsr=has==what  purports to be au interview between a reporter of the London  Times and the agent-general of  British Columbia some time in  July next. The Miner makes one  mistake in the interview. The  London Times does not employ  fools for reporters.  Is there a single mine in British  Columbia owned, managed, and operated by oltl country men exclusively that is irow a success? Ia  thero a single mine that was owned,  managed, and operated by Americans successfully previous to its  sale to old countrymen which is  now successfully operated ? If not,  why not? ^_   Alaskan Railroad Venture.  SEjVTTIjE. June IS. ���From late advices   it is evident  that  a  trans-  Alaskan railroad will be constructed  in the near future.     Briefly stated,  it is proposed to build a steel highway from lliamna Bay on the  southern shore of the Alaskan pwn-  insula to Nome, Teller City and  Behring straits. The preliminary  surveys have just been completed  by Norman R. Smith. The heavy  financial bankers of the undertaking are said to be eastern capitalists. The line will cover about  S00 miles and will run through the  very heart of the Alaskan gold belt.  A Preacher and His Gun.  Berkley, Cal., Juue 18.���Dr. J.  G. Jessup, a dentist, was shot and  fatally wounded by Rev. Charles  Adams, formerly au Episcopal min-  ieteri     It   is stated that Adams'  The undersigned have received instructions from tho Ontario Powder  Work:*, to offer for sale by public auction  in thet stable buil'ling on 'Hall street,  bewteen Baker and Vernon streets*., ar.d  known'as the UeyuoMs -atal-les, ir the  City of Nelson on  TUESDAY, JULY 30th, 190!  At 1 O'clock P. M., SUirp.  the following desirable improved real  estate, steamboat and barge, plant, etc.,  Site, comprising 125 acres of land,  opposite Fivo- mile Point, with about  500 yards of water front, and good  wlari',J2 by 2-1 feet, with 10$ fe��*c of  tramway.  Six hundred feet of pipe line, with  wator right to 21 minor's inches of  water.  Builclincs, eight in number, connected by private telephone line with the  City of Nelson, and described as follows: Ono building 10x40 feet, 1 building 10 x 40 feet, 1 building 20 x 20 feet.  1 building 21 x GO feet, i building 20 x 30  feet, 1 workshop 20x20 feet, dwelling  liouce 14 x 21 feet.  jyi>iiiurj����a��.j.,J-iW  i&j_\___2___&S-f>iS3iZ2S��BZZ2i!  .^fi-rJS���JJ!fc*J2fc���-2��->-��'��>��� ^>- "*�������*J&-Ja:-.a*- *���*v2<v22*���-2S-*^^��� .*"*�����        '   0"-0"-00-0*'00*0"-0" -0"-0*��� 0*-00��� 0*"-0*��� *0 -0*��� ^ ��� <-0.  3>m cixxiixxzzxzxizxxrxzxxxixxxizxxixzxxi'H  S h  jj BUTTE RICK ��  B PATTERNS ii  tinnniiniiiiiiiii) iiimrixiiiiiixixiif!  rea irv  36 Baker Street, Nelson.  Fixxxzxxrxixxxxzxxxixirxxxxxxzxxxxxxxxxxixxx;.  1. t-  K       JUKE DELINEATOR  II NOW READY  f  t  rtxxixsnzxrxirixixixxxsxxxxxxxTxxxxiTXXXxix:  to  I -to  to  9)  to  2 New  to  9\  Cotton   and  -A.T  "SATOZSTIDEm-TTXjXj'y  XjO"W"   i-'S.IOElS  to  to  9\  to-  91  FINE WHHE LAWN WAISTS���A large range  of the prettiest styles shown this season,  trimmed iu a variety of effects, with hemstitching, tucking, and embroidery or  lace...       $1.50 to $5.50  PERCALE SHIRT WAISTS���In all the popular  styles.....          75c to $2.00  BLACK AND COLORED SILK. WAJSTS ��� We  have about twt-riiy, niatlt- up in a variHy  of styles and in values'iha.t"'range "from  $'150 to $S to close out, mai ktd 'down  your choice   $2.50  WHITE LAWN WAISTS���Dressy waists with  iiisertings, tucks i>r allover embroidery,  plain or pleated tucks.....  $1.00 to $2.50  BLACKTAFFETA���Surplice front with lucked  or-corded shield, also hemstitch or cluster  tuck.--, pnlT, bishop or fancy sleeves, and  button iiniish      .   .       .. .$7.50 to $15  LIBERTY SILK WAISTS���Black and colored,  same style as above, comes in light blue,  old rose, cream and black... $5.50  to  to  to  IA FINE LINE OF MEN'S SUMMER UNDERWEAR  to  Efzi_.i__xzxxz_;z_______ xzzzzzxxxxxzzzxzzxxziz:  Steamboat "Red Star'  power  and scow,  boiler   and  en-  One   12-horse  gine, on wheels.  One upright boiler with engine and  fittings.  About 100 cases of gutta pcrcha fuse,  125,000 detonators, etc.  About 'JO irou drums, u"*ed as oil  tanks, culverts and sewage purposes.  Two 'Kairbank scales, of one' ton capacity, also tools, household utensils,  and other articles too numerous to mention, a list of which may be seen at the  works, at the Nehion "ollicc of the company or at the oflico of the auctioneers.  Ollice furnishings consisting of one  roll top desk, one J. & J. Taylor safe,  ten foot length standii.g. desk, letter  presses with stand, oflice counter with  twelve drawers, stools, chairs, etc.  Intending purchasers may inspect any  of the abovo articles by consulting with  H. Maepherson, Nelson agent, at his office in ,the Madden Block, Ward street.  Nelson, or with tho auctioneers, or at  the works at Five-mile Point.  . TERMS.���Cash on purchases of $100  or under, on purchases over ?100 terms  will ba announced at time of sale-with  other conditions.  For f'lrthor particulars apply to the  undersigned auctioneer-.), or-to  M. MACrilERSO.M, Madden Block,  Agent Ontario Works, Nelson, 11. C.  Fred Irvine & Co.  fi\ s NEW .}  "}   H WASH i\  ff\   9 VEILING |  i^.*^0'4_0 * 00 *00 * 0�� *00 * 00 *00 * 00 '0f * 00 '00 ' 00 -00 ' 00 '00 . 0^ ��� * ^-JN �� **-**>��� ������� ��� ^gj>�� **-g^ * !S** '*"*> "^2  "^*,*s ���>**'**fc. ��� "��^ �������fc, ��� "��^ �����*��. ��� *���������, �����** -*��^ *^Sr* "S^-tf ��� *2T-*8?". -2T1- ��� *JS> ��� 00^00 ' 0t0" 00 ��� 00' ��0' 00  \ixzxzz_xx_\zxxizxxxzx_xix-iixxzixx\xxi\xixxix-i  ij . a  !-i MAILORDERS R  36   Baker  Street  ���__  PROMPTLY  FILLED  zixxzzzzzxzrzzzixxxxzzzzzxxzzz.xtxzxzzi.  .to-  to  ���to-  00 ��� 00'   .00   ' I**  **00 ��� "'���'���i -"������"Cft*' -^^99. -401-  ��� 00 ' 00'-00 ' ���00.-T0  GHAS.A.WATEPAN&CO  AUCTIONEERS.  HOOM3 11 and I.j.      K. W. C. BLOCK, Nelson  KOOTENAY....  COFFEE, CO.  Cofft-e Roasters  nflalers ln Tea-and Coffee  ����� -j <��*m�� ����� -if-f-ttr f-ext *+*���  We urn oli'rrlnK at lowiwL prlceri the hoHt  tn-iwliih of (JhjIuIi, India, China Hiid Jauta  1'ttllH.  Our H��w', MnchH and .lava Coffee, |ior  pound t   40  Mr��:hH.and Java Hlond, :< poiindu  1 mi'  ('liuiitt- Hlend I'uUi-e, 1 iiumidri  ���-<*>  Bpooial Hlcmt CotTiie, K pound*  1 'mi  Kin Kliinil ('nffcu,ti pniindM  l mi  Special Hlend Ceylon Tea, per pound 80  A TRIAL ORDER SOLICITED.  KOOTENAY COFFEE CO.  Telephone 177.  P. 0. Box 182.  WESTIBAKER STREET,   NELSON.  FISHING TACKLE  SALE OF REYNOLDS' STABLE.  At the close of the sale of the "realty  and- effects of the Ontario Powde.r Works  the undersigned will also offer for sale  the Reynolds stables. This building is,  on -leased ground, with a three year's  - lease yet...to run, at a rental of $10 per  month ground lease. Terms cash. ;  CHAS. A. WATERMAN & CO.,  Auctioneers. Nelson. D. C. ;  C^OIAN  PACIFIC  ^ILW^Y  CO.  ANI> Till! '        '    ������  KELSON & F0RJ SHEPPAP RY. CO;  \XK  HAVE THK  11K3T   FLIES AND   THE  BJCST LEADERS MADE.  ^Minnows, silver and gold and Phantoms  Silk  Lines  Landing Nets  And a Rpletidid lino of all flailing requisites.  Carpets  Carpets  We have just received a Consignment of  CARP  OUR PRICES ARE RIGHT.  -'  J, G. BUNYAN   &  CO.  West Baker Street, Nelson.  w.  WHOLESALE TRADE  VERATED AND MINERAL WATERS^  rpHORPK tt HO., LlMl'l*li:i).~C6riii:r Vvrnou  ���*��� nnd Cu'livr >ilreels. Nelson, iiianiif.'ioliiierii  of and wholrtHiilo dHiilpr1- In mriil.cii walors nml  fniil. syrups. Solo ni;onl-- for Ilalnymi SiirlnrfH  nnnontl wiliir.   'r��li>nhotio W).  ASSAY EBS-   SUPPLIES.  C. TKKTT.WAj ft CO.-Cornor HMkor anO  JoNuphini*.tttTiiult*. Nuli-nii, whcilpmilodiml  urn  ln    iiriKnynrH ' HiU'Pli'w.   Agun^   ior  1>oii-.-<i  Kli-o ' 'lnv Co. of I^fiiiv��i-. f!n1wn*lo.  COMMISSION   MERCHANTS. j>  TT J. KVAN8 <fe CO.���Unker sl.riiot). NoIhou  -1-*- whul-wnin (loivlors in llqiiora,' ciKiira  ci-ninnli, llro hi-i<rk mid Uro o.l-ty, wnl.er pipe mid  -itcol dlIIk, nnrl  unimrnl r-diiiiiiiHHJoii inon-lia.-ilfi.  ELKb'tR.! CAL   SUPPLIES.  KOOTKNAY KIjKCTRIC SUITI.Y & CONS'! lll'C'rrONOOMPANY���^'hoUw-iMiiiil.  orH in tt-li>i>lii>neM, ii(irnmoii.M.i>rs, bolls, b>*.M4��-loti,  flxtoir-w. fll��., Ho'iHfiii ht��w*.k. NoIkhii. '  FLOUR   AND  FEEul  BKAOKMAN - KKK   MILLINO   COMPANY  ���('-ii-hhIh,   Flour,"  Omtii, Hay.   St.ntljthb or  mlxort   oihh ' i-hippoil   to   all i'Kiioinnny ' Point-*.  on (  Now VVohIi  finiln otcvn.tj.irH nt. n.11 urii)ftii-kl point--on C��>lK'��'-y-  Kdnion'oii K. !{..   MUIh nt. viol-iriii.  P.  CANADA DRUG & BOOK 00.  K.-W.-C. Block.       Cornflr Ward and Bakor Hi*  MANHATTAN SALOON  T.o ���riiK-Pum.lt.-:.. ���  tt. Ii-u-lmmi ������oi-Wil-'il mnt in fulmo nil cliocks  ninilo pa.viilil��tj�� 111" Cniri'iHiiii Pmsifli: Itftilvviiy  (.Jumptoy nr l.ho Nulson & 'V.irL Shi-ppurd .lCuil-  wnv Conip-iiiy mil 11>�� ��i:c!Rptetl by Mm lianK on  whlcti limy -���������������iiHiwii, ami so fcrlilliKi before 1  i mi urcopL in pnyiiioiiLof fruit-lit,oluiiKeR.  ��� U. VV. DUKW  Ab'-'nl, r. P R nml N. & F. S. R. ���  NoIko", B. C,, Juno l.ith, 11KJI.  (succh:a.s(m to h. i��. ahhckoi<T)  Domestic  and  Imported  WHISKIES  WINES .  ALES  StiOUTS  CIGARS  I:  Domestic  and  Imported  B  E.  E  R  S  BLACKSMITHS    AND    WOOD   WORK^-o  EXPERT HORSESHOEING.  Specitil nir/"iiloii kIvpii io .11 klndH of repairing  anri oiiHlom >vi>rk from o*.:��n\n (ioIii'm. H��i��vy  hnlt4j rr����i-��'��4i orttw nit-ho.' tititfrn.  ARTHUR   GEE  MERCHANT   TAILOR.  TRKiMONT   HOTKL  BLOCK.  ��1 gi  -t,h,  ANHEUESER-BUSCH  ��L LoiliH.  PABST  Mil wan Uoe.  CALGARY  Cultjury.  REISTERER & CO.  Nulnoji.   .  GOSNELL  Nolson.  mln��t*��r inuV v*r*T��iorit"-*n. AIIm^'k.  FRESH   AND  SALT   MEATS.  BUKNS  ��c   CO.���Hntrnr   Hfcraoli,    Nelwon,  xvboloHiUn doHloro tn frONhmnl nnrnd nientiH.  (-.olfi Htoruero.  GROCKR1ES.  A MAilDONAfiD & CO.���Comor l^rniin find  ���"������ S".ill .'t-trooi-i, ���.'wholosHle Krooor8 mu]  'ohbo'-H In bla"kow, ({Iovhh, mil.t��. bo��>l*i. rublmi-H,  iiiftp.klnHWM nut* 'Dinort' Mnnil-li'H.           KOOTKNAY   SUPPLY   COM'PANY,   L-IMJ-  TR1>���VHrnon    .^lroot).   NhIhou.    wholOHiile  MTorerH. t    " -  JOHN ('H<MjI>IT<.:71 & CO.���Kruuli hu-boIi. Nol  ���ion.  wholnynlo Krooorfl. '  "j. ttlMl<>'IN   Sc CO.���Kronl, niroeti, NoIhou  -vlioiOHnlA    d-wlorH    tn   provlnloni*.    onrod  fnoaTiM. Itntitor mifl ournH. '��� .  hardware and mining suppLilsy  HHY.RKS *: CO.���Cornor Baker Hint JoHephlne  ���   Hti-eooi. NelHon. wlioliifiuio dHulors In hard-  Avonti- for Olmib  ware   mid   mlnliiK Hin<i<)l��H.  LAWKKNCK  Brther  St.,'  HAKPWaKK     COMPANY  Noltion,   wliolOHale    doalora  tn  h*rd>v-ire and mining supplies, and water and  plamttoni' nujinlli-H.  UQUORS  AND  DRY GOODS.  ���TIUKNKR.   BEKTON tt CO.-Corner  Vernon  1     aurt   JoHtiphine  nt;r-)ot��,   NoIhou,   wholOHiild  9rn In HqiiorH, olettrN and  PuW. Browlim Co. of M  u;ary Rri-wtnK Co. of Calvary.  loalerH In HqiiorH, olettrN and dry KoodH.   Ax��>ulfl  for   I'ub^.rtrowlni*; Co. of Milwnukno and  Oal  WINKS  AND CIGARS.  WINK   COMPANY.  LIMI  /"-iAIjCICORNIA  Vy   TWJ I���Oorunr P'ronti an-I Tlall unroots, Nol  i-oii, w>iolo��u��l(i do.-ilori'In winort (nai��o ��nd Hniv.  .r,*  ���'<-��Tfn.,."if..    ^rt-T   'v..��-.����.��/!   r*'n*riv-u  B  E  E  R  S  HOUSE  Larfre huhiK of hlgii-clttdo imported goods,  'peolnlLy   of   tha   h-iuai-u    ntiuiildor  A  latiflht  -.ti^tiirt/i int-o^u  NOTICE.  No'lc" !������ berob-- uiVHii tital; tlie iHider-i(*'nBd  T. H May Iran I til' dm' U'aiiHfuri-ed to tlio undor-  signed. IJ in ���'Itiin-iBr-j, Hi.' tiii-bdi- btisinort-- ��r,  Noldun I'hor'Hitl J tin Hiiurilifiiv a-Hiimed nnd  wil pay nil llm liablliiieH c f Mm nald hitrhtir liu^i-  no' rroni llm I2r.li day nf Jiitm. I"01, und nil It.e  liHlii'Mi'-i in inl* tu ttitit ditto will lie imiil by llio  euidT. U. May.  Liuted Hi a 131b day of June. 1-4)1.  I'. 11. M \ V.  JOHN ULOMBEHO.  JOSErHINE -STBEET.   WEAR   BAKER.  R. REISTERER & CO,  RKUWKKH AND HOTTMaRI* Of  FINE LAGER BEER, ALE  ANO PORTER  321 TO 331 HAKKK BTllKKT, NKLSON  AMEfyCAJT AND EUROPEAN  PLAN8 ;  MEALS 25 CENTS  Rooms Lighted by Electricity and Heated by fttfam 25 Cents to $1  Prompt ftnd rairnlnr  fta|tiinrv..*io nhn tiriit*  Bmwflirv at Hnlnnn  QUEEN'S    HOTEL 1-Wden House  Baker and Ward  Htreeb-, Neli-on  HAKKK HTltWKT. NKLHON.  Lighted by Electricity and Heated with Hot Air.  FREE   HOT   LUNCH  FROM 12 to 2 O'CLOCK  AT   THE  ATHABASCA   TODAY.  Ijftt-Ks onrafortahlo  bedrooma and   flrBfi-olafla  dtnlnit-roatu. asiuplB roooui (or ooinmerotal men.  RATES ��2 PER DAY  Tlie onlj hotel ln NoIboii thati has remained  undor oue luuuaKomunt uinoe liUM.  The bed-rooms ara well turnlahed and llgbbod  by elootrlnltiy.  Tbe bar Ir always stooked by tho best dom e-  trlo and imported liquors and olgars.  THOMAS MA1>D��N. ProprlaMir,  MODERN  CONCENTRATOR  1(10 Tons  Capacity.  LEDGERWOOD   HQIST  ELECTRIC SINKING PUMP  ONE PAIR 8-INCH and ONE  PAIR 16-INCH WATERWHEELS  And Other Plant. .  -        .   ���  ���  FOR PARTICULARS APPLY TO  Everjy body    Welcome I   ' \*n o* -<����� mm. -unnl. Lu.*��v  IKJrs. E. C. Clarke, Prop.  SLOGAN JUNCTION HOTEL  J. B. MoMANUB, Manager  Revelstoke  Station. B.C.  P.O. BOX 172  A. R. BARROW, A.M.I.CE.  PROVINCIAL  LAND SURVEYOR  Corner Vtrtnrla and Koonenay Hlreatii.  ft   n   t��^,  tnu. TV.r.WPFinNF vn   Qf,  REWARD.  Kar stocked vrlt.ti best brands of wines, liquors,  and Clear*, ftnttr on drauffhti. Large ooiniorC-  aWa riiaintf.   Vlrxt-ctaiia tobla bm A.  Tlio undiu>i[<nod will oil'or us a reward for the  rcuovery of tlio body of J.ee-llo Wilson. Mio 12-  year-old tioy drowned oil' tho tug llalys on  buiidaj, Juno 2nd, the sum of twonly-flve di'llnrs.  DAVE CLARKE.  Pilot Bay, Juno 13th, 1901, SSSZ!ms^&^wt7ss3^t^isssssss^sx  %S8$&%3^8mmffsm&  THE Tfttto&EY MLSOH ,& a, WiiiDX^SDAY, JUNE W, 1001  ar.^-.._^.,,-<frs.^.:r^.-..._-.n,..,-.-.-__a-_r.f.-i____r^  THi  a��rgijfegfe^3v. ^-j^-^^^y-. ^^^^v^ "^"y.'...1.1!'_ .JJy*y^o~��iC.|.|.'.i -.^srr^'cur-yifTgBWiBis  BANK OF MONTREAL  CAPITAL, all paid up....$12,000,000.00  RBST V    7.000.000.00  UNDIVIDED PROFITS        427.180.80  Lord Strathcona and Mount Royal ...President  Hon. Goorgo A. Drummond Vj.eo-1'residoiit.  R. a. Cloestou  .Goneral Manager  NELSON BRANCH  rJoruer Uaker and Kootonay Strootta.  A. H. BUCHANAN, Managor.  Ii?  BANK OF COMMERCE  THE  WITH WHICH  IH AMAI.HAMATKn  BANK   OF   BRITISH   COLUMBIA.  . -HKAD OFFICII*:   TORONTO.  ������ranoh.es ln London (England) Nkw Yokk,  Chicago, and aU tho principal oitios lu Cauada.  Buy and sell Starling Exchange and Cable  Transfer!*. ,   _        ,     ,,-,_,,  Grant Commercial and Travelers' Credit--,  available In any part of the world.  Drafts Issued, Collections Hade, Ehu.  Saving's Bank Branch  OUHUKNT RATK OK 1NTKHICST ''AID.   -  .j..:..?..j..H��H��!->:-.!"!-!- .��..h-*-!-*H-*-H-*-M-  ���I- -I*  !���       Mining  supplies   anil    general  > hardware, sissuyors' supplies and  !��� chemicals,  dr-iisa and  medicine;;,  I- dry   goods   and   cU-thing.   boots  :��� and   idioes,   furiiiliire   and   bcil-  :���-. iling, fishing tackle and ntatioti-  ',: ery, books and newspapers, gro-  '.* ceries and provisions, fresh and  ��� salt meats, fruits and eoiU'cction-  *' ery, cigars and tobacco, imported  ��� and   domestic   licuiors,   in   fact  ��� everything in tho way of general   ���  ��� merchandise, can be procured in  - Nelson on Thursdays during the   ���  ��� same   hours   as   on   other   days.   ���  ��� notwithstanding   all   reports   to   ���  ��� the contrary.  ��� ���  ,.j..;..j..j^i..i..j..;..t���j.^..��.   .j..\.j..T..;..;..j..t..;..r..j..j.,  ���1-  TELEGRAMS IN BRIEF FORM  From Various Sources.  LONDON. .lune IS. ��� Ouis-Y-Nos  Casib-, the rvsiii-jico in vV'.iles of A.U-  iina Putti, was put. n�� at nuclion this  al'ternoon at the mart in this eity.  LONDON, .lu-.-.e IS.���The dor tli i1* ��n  ���*ni;in.f-d  .-*' .1.   \).   !!:irU-ni .  Iic-ii"   Jl" tin!  firm of Harbour $-. Sons, thread nianu-  facfurovr' of l-.-.tlerson,  N. .).. and  lro-  l:i:id.  HERL.IN. J\v.\q IS.���There linn lu'en  heavy snowfalls in the Bavarian and  Tyrolean Alps, and railroad comnur.n-  cition between Munich and ll.ily is iu-  le'.-.'-ui-.ted.  NKW YORK, June 18.���Dr. .Samuel T.  Kennedy, uuder arrest, Tor the murder  of Dolly J. Adams, was released this al'ternoon in $10,000 bail furnis-'hud by Ele-  .l'or Ij. Hand.  BKRTjIN, .lune. 1S��� Emperor WiU in m  bas ordered the sr-uadron coninianded  by prince Henry of Prussia to proceed  to" Cadiz to meet tho German squadron  returning from China. -    ���  ...LONDON, June IS���Increasing-anxiety is felt regarding tue condition of  ex-governor Pingree of Michig-m. Mr.  Pingree, this morning is considerably  weaker than lie was yesterday. Dot-Lore  liave little hope of his recovery.  niJFKALO, June IS.���As a. rer-ull. or  their tour of inspection, the Montreal  harbor commissioners leave with a favorable impression of what they saw  here. The majority of tho commissioners and party took a trip to Niagara  "Kails this morning.  BUFFALO, Juno.IS���Early this morn  ing fire swept out of existence  buildings on So.uaw Island  tlie   Niagara   river   I'ro.u  Ferry street to a  point  of  a   mile  north.   The  all th  fronting on  tlio   foot   of  three ouarlers  loss  i&   in   the  neighborhood of .$200,000.  NEW YORK. Juue IS.���According to  ;. cablegram from Ucrlin to tho .l-nini-i  r,r i.'ouiiiii'-C! information has been '-.���-���  ceived in tlio German capital Hint tho  Prussi.ui government has determined to  lolax to a certain extent its regulation  which 1-vl to the exclusion of Americru  life insutance companies.  ATLANTA. Ga.'. .Tune IS.--It is reported here that a large portion of the  cr.tv of Greenville has been swe.pt away  bv fire. Cohimu'r.icfjtion has���bc-ju cut off  -since-3-o!clo'ck-=this=mor-nins^whcn-tlia  telegraphers at Greenville wired that  the fire was consuming buildings all  ar ound the telegraph office.  ROME, June IS.���The pope has jusr  ratified the appointment of Dr. Thomas  F. Kennedy of Philadelphia as rector of  the American college? in succoasiou. to  Consignor O'Connell., appointed In >hop  of Portland, Maine. The appo'nlurer t  of Dr. K.'uned;- was 1r<-eomm.-!Uled by  the congregation of the propaganda on  Saturday.  CHEYENNE. Wyo.. June 1S.���Ciiey-  enne men owning ranches in Uintah  county are authority for the statement  that there is absolutely no'.tnrJi in yny  of the reports whicli have been sent out  from that section to the effect thnt serious trouble is imminent between sheep  raisers and cattle owners. There have  been no clashes and there is no prospect of any. o  PJOKL\,.rune IS.���Tlie foreign mini-*-  1 !���!������* have dei-li:.i>d to assent to, th') ve-  ouest to allow 3000 Chinese sol i'u...- to  come t;) Pekin now. Tli��\v cc-nsithsr. 'hat  it would In-- inadvir.a'.le. to permit, r.uc'i  a stop to be taken before the latter part  of Augii'-t, l.y which time tiie ln'e>national troops, with the exception of tiie  legation guards, will have left the city.  The iiiini.-ilers alno declined to permit  international troops to guard the Forbidden city until the Chinese .soldiers  shall arrive.   .   Want Pauncefote Retained.  London, June 18.���Thr- Daily-  Mail in an editorial urges tlie British' government, to retain lord  Pauncefote at 'Washington, as several thorny question-* are still  awaiting settlement. The editorial  further advocates giving the  United States every facility to con-  ���-ti-iicfc the Nicaragua canal, provided it is neutral and an open rlnnr  le guaranteed. Tlie Daily Mail  .'ay further- thnt, it is entirely immaterial whether the  canal he fortified or not. lip-  cause any enemy trying to n-�� the  caual against   the   wishes   of the  Paid-up Capital,  Reserve Fund,  AQCRECATE RESOURCES OVER SG5,000,000  SS 000.000  -   S2.000.OO0  ���-ymm,!; i ��� j. l-�� ���i~.*/irrlf___.-r_Y .gnfp^g^f^ fj^f  IMPERIAL BANK  OUT"    CJSJ1<T-&.JDJ��.  HKAD   OFFICIO. TOKONTO.  00' 0f'00'0t*  ���-00* 00y00'00'0*- 00-0^- 00 -00- 00-00 ^^'^'^'^'^''^'^-^'^'^'^-^.^.^.^r*^-^*^^^  U  i-l  Hon. Geo.  A. Cox,  President.  Robt. Kilgour,          Vice-President.  London Olllce. GO Lombard. Street. IS. O.  Wow   Yorlc- Olllco,  1G    Kxcliiuise    Place.  anil lisDianolius in C.iiMihi uml lliu  I'nilJjil jjUiiiitf.  SAVINGS  BANK DEPARTMENT:  Inturest ullowcil  on   ilupu.sits.    1'rosont  rule  three jier conl,.  GRANGE  V.  HOLT,  IMitnacrnr Nolson Hrnncli.  United Sfcites would find itself eir-  gnged in a di-ast,ion.s ;vdventure. A  ton of dynamite.iudicionslv nppliod  would hocrlo him up in JNieai-ngua  trll t.iio war was over.  Capital  Rest  $2,500,000  $ 1,850,000  II. .��. M'ivvi,,\,\])..  i>. n, wii.icih:...:.  K. HAY    Picsiilont,.  .tiimt-ral MuuuKor.   .'... Inspector.  SAVItlCS   BANK   0EP9RTMENT.  THK   OUKHKNT   KATK   OK    rN'rKUKHrr, .M.I.OWKU.  A Texas Man Hunt.  CiuCjUio, June' IS.���A .special to  the Ti-ilruno from .K.-in Antonio,  'lVxa>'. says: Five hundred cibixens  of Muitliwef-t Texas are engaged in  a man Jiuiir, a party of Mexican  outlaw.-* heing tlie cpuiri-y. Already  there li-is lioen a fight between t.liH  TexuriH anil Mexicans near Belmont,  in wliich one Mexican was shot to  death, ono was wounded and one  w:i' hanged. The one was hanged  in an effort to get him to divrdge  I In- whereabouts of the leader of  the band of Mexican mi (.laws. The  man hunt is the result of three  murders wiihin the lust few days  The victims were sheriff Morris of  Kansas county, sheriff Robert M.  Glover of Gonzales county and  Tony Sehii.-i.hi-l. a wealthy   rn.neher.  Nelson Branch���Burns Block, 221 Baker  Street.  J. M. LAY, Manager.  LARGE HOUSE BOAT  FOR   SALE    OR    ROR    RENT  (IV  w  Established in Nelson 1890.  A SUCCESSFUL BUSINESS MAN OF TODAY  Is Eminently Progressive.  All watch repairing guaranteed,  as we employ none but the best  workmen.  to'  9}  Ilniisc lioal completely furnished for rout by  Lliu u U'.-l*. or mon Ih ou most, re.vsonablo Icrni-, or  For Sale at a Bargain.  Tlti -'is a good iiivoRliiionl for a man who ciild  lool'-nflur i-.'iiiio und iiiirsonally Liko out loinisls  and Hilling parlios.   Apply  T. G-. PROCTER, Gaknr stroet.  to  to  Victor Safe &Loc��\ Co  CINCINNATI, OHIO.  Thnlargosl; (Ire pnwif-.-ifu w-irl q in Ill's world.  Owr iliiuo cirlOid.-- mhIo  in   Ivnuluiiay  ill  oi^rlit  llltllllllS.  .%.%.%.'....*...%.?..".*%.  vww  ..T..H.  100 MEN WANTED  Axmen, Station-men and Laborers, for railway work.   Apply to  BRECKENRIDGE & LUND.  ���Tniie Jl, 1901. Morrisey, B. C.  ������:������:��:������  �����J�� ��*��� ��^�� ��.^ ��^�� ^�� *I* *I* "I* ���** ���!��� ^t* *J* ���  CALEDONIAN LKjUEUH  HISTLE AND SHAPED BOTTLES  tlie  Leading   Scotch .Whiskey.  Ask For It.  l\. P. RITHET &vC0., ltd,, VICTORIA.. B.C.  Sole At'cnts for HritiMU Columbia.  to  He does not follow iii a rnt; lie worsliips no ideals of the past; he is of the times and with  the times; lie seeks constantly to advance, to improve, to give broad-minded and skillful service; he not only buys early, but he studies his business minutely; he recognizes the important fact that his stock should consist of goods that are so widely different from "the other  fellows" as can be secured. He picks out lines that are progressive, up-to-date and superior  as to special features, style and finish, then gets his goods in early, is not afraid to liberally  display a complete assortment of his various lines so as to impress tbe confidence lie 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 wear. Send- for  prices, or call and seo us.    We are here to serve you.all.  OUR WATCHMAKING AND JEWELRY DEPARTMENT HAS NO EQUAL IN B.C.  JACOB  DOVER,  THE JEWELER  C. P. R. WATCH INSPECTOR.  NELSON, BRITISH COLUMBIA.  to  to  to  to  to  ��� j  . <<-  ^.y 00 . 00 .00.00. 00.00* 00.00.i00.100. 00 * 0f '00't0*t^* �� ,W ���>-���'-���������-�� ^ ���^���^���^���^���^���^���^���TFJj*,^g**S^ * SS- *��fr* ^ * 38* ���V*&*-^  ''^���'S^-"���"��*. ���^^���^?�� ^?"�� S? ST*^?* ^?* ^?* ^*. ' '"**��� *^a^*^'^*^       ��� ^0 -0*^'00 '00'00*00'00'00' ^0* ^0'00 *00 ��� 00*00*00*^S>'00~^t'  THE  Mansfield Manufacturing Go.  NELSON,  B. C.  Builders and  Contractors  A.  B.   GRAY,   Nelson,  l1. O. Hox ��_I. ICootonay 11 -pi osontativo.  Having taken over the business of the Wost Kootenay Brick ft  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 produets 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.  Tiles and Cement.  a stock of Fire Brick, Fire Clay,  SSa-^5a_*  WHITE,FOR CATALOGUE.AMD PRICES.  P. J. RUSSELL, B. C. Agent  NRCSON, B. C.  -Front Doors  Inside Doors  Screen Doors  Windows  Inside Finish  looal nnd coast.  Flooring  locn*. -ind oonnti.  Newel Posts  Stair Rail  Mouldings  Shingles  Rough and  Dressed Lumber  of nil kinds,  IT WHAT VOT7 WANT IR NOT II* f*TO0K  WK WIU, MAKB IT KOR TOU-  CALL AND OKT PBICES.  ' ,     (No. 17S.1 ��� ���; ���  CERTIFICATE  ���or Tin-���  Registration of an Extra Provincial Company,  "Companies Act, 1897."  T hereby cortify t.hat, f.lin " (.iorinaii Mining and  jMillinK l'oiii|inii> " Mis iliis cluy been registered  af un y .<-i.rii I'rovinci.il Cimpany, under thu  "Comp iiiih ' Aot.. l"i!li,"lo e�� rry - out or effect, nil  ora-iyof lhe "Imi-'-ix hui-Rir<aflcr set. forth to  whidi Hie li't,'i-l.i|,ivo authority ot the Legislature of iIriLh li Coliinthi-i oxli'iids.  . The hoii'l ollicn nf lhe Coriiiiiiny is situate in  Iho CMl.y of Tacoma, State of "Washington,  U. S. A.  The amount, oi" the capital of the Company is  one hundred Ihoii^mil doll.irs. divided into ono  liund'cil i liousand shares of ono dollar oaen.  lie head ollicc of ihr Company In this lJi'n\-.  ince in siiiutlo ai Mel'-nii. nml Itichard l'apo, l.a-  Ijuiirer.^wlTost'.address is Nelson aforc-uid, is the  attorney fur the Company. '  ���' he time of the existence of tho Company is  fifly yoais.  Giveir lindci my hand and Sfal of otllco at  Victoria, Province of t'ri'i'sh Columbia, tliis 10(1,  dayof J iim��, one thou-and niue hundred and  one. '-.'���'  11 - f3 I R. Y. WOOTTON,  Rcgi-I rar of Joint coinpauieP.  =Thv��ol\iccls-foi'=^vhi(:h-the-Gompany-ha!*:heen=  e^ttililishvcl aro thos>!>ot out in tho certillcatc of  "okNIi' iiion Rrivn'ud to iho; C'oiiipnny un the 1st  Koliriinry, IS'J!). ami which iinp ars in lheUritkh  Uoluiiiliiii Uni-iilli- on ih'j ISth Kcbrnary, 1SII7.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT CO-OWNER.  Sayward  HALT, AND T.AKlt STRKKTS, NKL<*ON  Porto Rico Lumber Go.  (LIMITED)  CORNER OF  HKNDUYX AND VJORNON STRKKTS  Rough and  Dressed  Lumber  Shingles  Mouldings  A~1 Whito  Pino  Lunjbor Always in  Stoci\.  We curry ft complete stock of  Const Flooring, Ci-iliri)?, Inside Fin-  ipli, Turned Work, SjihIi ��rni  Poor-H.  S|)ociiil ordor work will retmivH  prompt i*.tt��ntion  Porto Rico Lumber Oo. Ltd.  To nerhcrt (*ut,hlicil, or to *ny porson or persons In whom' Iih may havo transferred his  inloivsl, in tho Hlend Mineral Claim, situate  on the west fork rf Hover creek, in tho Nelson mininK division, of   Wost ICootenny JMs-  -l.i iet, aud recorded ill' 'ho recorder's olllce for  the Ni-1'toii MillingDivi-ion.  Yen and ocli of  ,vi>irarn li"reby notified that  we hav- uypiMiileil four hundn.'d and cloven dol-  liTrs in la'.'or an.i   iui|irovoinents upon tho -hove  uiciii.ioiicil iiiiiieiiil c 11i111 in nrdcr lo hold said  tnineiMl claiin iindci-lhe pi-nvis'ons of llicMin-  i-nil Act. and   if  within   ninety davs from the  dale of this notice you fail or  refuse In contribute your proportion   of  suoh   expenditures lo-  gi-thcr wi'h all eosl.s of   snivel Using your   interests in su id claims will  become the properly of  Iho MihsiTilinis, under seelion I of an  Act.onlit-  led "An Act to Amend ihe MIiioi-hI Act. IlKlll."  KI1A.NIC  Ktil(.TClTlfilt,  .I..I. MAT.ONK,  II. Ci. NI'IKI.ANDS.  K T. II. SIAII'lvlXS.  I)al-!<1 at NeNou litis :��rd day of .lune, 1!H)1.  NOTICE TO DELINQUENT  CO-OWNER  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 Building1  Stone.  We are prepared  Builders.  to offer special rates to' Contractors and  ERNEST MANSFIELD,  for The Mansfield Manufacturing Company.  Successor* to  The West Kootenay Brick if  Lime Co., Ltd  P. Burns & Go.  Hrad Oppick at  NELSON, R.  0.  Wholesale and Retail  Dealers in Meats  -Markets=iit=NGlsonf^-Ro8sland,^Trail,^Ka8to^  Denver, llovolstoke, Ferguson Grand Forks, Greenwood, Cascade City, Mid  way,  and Vancouver.  Mail Orders Promptly Forwarded  West Kootenay Butcher Co.  ALL KINDS OF  FRESH AND SALTED MEATS  WHOLR8ALH AND RKTAIL  FISH AND POULTRY IN SEASON  To John .r. Mo A ,\-ui��ws or to any porson or persons to whom  he nny have transferred his  interest in tiieHlnek Diamond Mineral Uliim,  situate  on   the   north sido  of .Roar Creek,  about three miles from  l.ho town of Ymir,  lying  s'lil.li of and adjoining the   I'vening  S-lar Mineral Claim. Nelson Mining Division  of West  Kootenay I listi let, and recorded in  tli�� recorder's olllco for tlio Nelson Mining  Division.  You and eaoh or y*u aro heroby notified that I  have expended Two Hundred imdTwolvedollars  ami Twenty-five cents (*i-j|--.'2��) in labor and iui-  priivmiienlH upon the above uienl iiined  mineral  claim in order' I" hold said  mineral olaim under  i ho provisions of flic Mineral Act. and if within  ninei.y days from Ilieibite of this no'ice you fail  or refuse to coniribiile your proponion of such  expenditures together with all cosis of advertising your inU'.reM.s-iii said claims will become the  property of flic subscriber under section 4 of an  Act,  entilled   "An Act, to Amend the Mineral  Aol,. IIMI." .IOIIM DKAN.  Haled at Nelson this 27th day of April. l'Xil.  CITY  OF NELSON.  Notice is hc*"by given Hint thn first sittings of  l.hn Annual Court of lie vision of tho Muni-  ripnlity or tin: City nf Nelson will bu held in the  ntnincil Ciiainbi'i- at Iho eity nlUci', Nelson, on  Wednesday, lhe lilh dny nf .Inly nex.1., at. Ill  n" luck a.m.. for the |iu>po e of hearing com-  plaints against the it.--si-ssmeiit aa made by the  ii'so ���������<��*, and for revising aiult>cori'eatiii(; the  aw-.essnient roll.  .1. K. .STRACHAN. City Clerk.  Nelson, B.C., May 28th, 1001.     ,    .  EiC. TRA\rESf Manager  K. W. C BLOCK  WARD STREET  -IKMWKH HV MAIL KHIOBIV. OARRITOL AWD PBOVPT ATT-WTION   i^     ���       ��� '\  ;jiiijiiliiz:;iii:iiiciiiiiiiiniiiiininzijsiitiiiiiiiiiiliiiiiiiiiHiiicixllllnilillliiliiiiiiiiiJiii* til"?  3 ������������������"  3.  THE   PROSPECTORS   EXCHANGE  No. 4, K. W. C. Block, NELSON, B. C.  Oold, Silver-Lead and Copper Mlnen wanted at tbe Exchange.  Free Milllnp; Oold Properties- -wanted at once for Eastern Investors.  ParflOH having mining property for sale are remiesled to send samples of their ore to tho  Kxchange for exhibition.   We desire to hear from all  claims iu Uritish Colunihia.  ) desire to hear from all prospectors who have promising mineral  Prospectors and mining men are requested lo make the Kxchange their lioadquartora when  in Nelson.  All samples should lie sent by express. Prepaid.   Correspondence solicited.  Address all communications to  Telephone  101 ANDREW  F.   ROSENBERGER,  P. O. Box. 700 Nelson, B. C.  liTTTT-rTTTriTrTIITIIXirTTrtllllTIIItllTITITIITXIITIIIirltlTrTTTTTTTTTTTTTITITriJTtriTTITTTTTtrTIIirilU-ITI'-IIli:  W. P. TIERNEY  Tolephono '2ti~:  AGENT FOR GALT COAL  Offlco: Two Doors West C. P. R. Offices  TENDERS   WANTED.  The Hastinc! ill C.I Exploration Pvndlon'e,  Limited, will consider nids (iv diamond drilling  on the ArlinKlon ini'm at Krip. B.C. Por f ml  infiirmation call or aldrea' No. 9, K.-W.-C. block,  Nelsou, B.C.  WEST TRANSFER GO.  N. T. MACLEOD, Manager.  All Kinds of  Teaming  Work.  and  Transfer  A gen to for Hard anrt Soft Coal.   Imperial Oil  Company.   Washington  Brick, Limo & Manufacturing Company.   General commorcial agonlj*  and brokni-n.  |KA11 coal and wood strictly cash on delivery.  TELEPHONE 117.* I  Office 184 Barker St.  ' NOTICE TO CONTKACTOUS.  ROSSI.AXD-VKI.Vl-T MINI- WAGON ROAD.  SEALED TENDERS, Mipcrsorlbed "Tender,  for Itossland-Vol vet Mine Wagon Road."  will ho received by the undersigned up to und including Thursday, the twentieth instant, for the  construction ot a wagon road from Rossland to  ihe Velvet mine. .  Plan, profile, specification and form of contract  may be seen on or after the 7th instant, at tho oflico of John Kirkup, Esq., Government Agent,  Hos-land.  Kuch tender must bo accompanied by an accepted bank chuck or cerl ificate of deporir, mado  payable to the undersigned, for Iho sum of thirteen hundred (Ul.'f fl) dollars, ns tecurify for the  due fulfillment, of the contract.,'which-shall bo  forfeited if tlie party tendering decline lo ��� liter  into contract when called upon to do so. or if ho  fail to complete the .woik contracted fer. Tho  checks of unsuccessful tenderers will be returned  to them iijion Hie uxe'euti'jii of the contract.  Tendeis will nor. he con-idi-rod unlo-s umdeout  on the form'- supplied and > igi.cd'vt'ith the actual  signal uro of the tenderers. ,  'iho lowest or any-fnder not nenes^arllv accepted. ��� W. S  GORK.  Deputy Commissioner of Lands and Works.  Lands and Works Department,  Victoria. B. <J.. 3rd June, likll. '    \J  CANOKI.l.ATtON  Ot'     RKSKI'VA'I'rON,  DrsTiticr.  KOOTE.N'AV  ���VrOTrCK I- hereby, given I hat the reservation  iN placeil ou tjiat, particular parcel of land,  whieh may he described as commencing at Inn  noi-tln-asi. comer-of Towriihip (8a) liiglit' A,  Koot-'iiay District, which is also tho nortlica-'t,  corner of Bl <ck 12, grained to the Nelson aud  Kort f*hepnard Bailwav Company hy Crown  grant dilcii Sth March, 1.S9.j; thoun due cast Iii  miles; thence due south to tlie Intcrnat.ionaI  Mounuary : Ihei eo duo west along said boundary  Hi mile-j ;��� thence north to the place of commencement, notieo whereof was published iu lhe  Miitish Columbia Gazette, and dated 7ih May,  1S96, is hereby rescinded.  W. S. (JO RE.  Depnl v Commissioner of Lands & Works.  Lands and Works Di-pn-tmenl,  Victoria, U. C..'2."trd May. 1901.  TRADES   UNIQNR  TSTKLSON    SOCIALISTIC    KDUCA1IONAI  ���*���'   CLUB meets overy Sunday at 3 o clock p.m.'"  In the Miners' Union HaU.   A cordial iuWtation  is extended to every one to come and lake parb  in discussions.   John Roberts, secretary.  LAUNDRY WORKERS'UNION OK NKLSON  No. 8501, A F. of L.���Meets in Minora" Union  Hall, C. I'. K. nlock, corner of Baker and Stan  ley streets, on fourth Friday in every month ab  7:30 p.m. Bharp. Visiting membf-i-8 of American  Federation cordially invited to attend. C. Fredrick, president; A. W.JAeFee, secretary.  "M-KLHON MINERS' UNION NO. Wi. W. F. of  ���*���' M.���Meets In miners' union rooms, northwest corner of Raker and Stanley streets, every  Saturday ovoning at X o'clook. Visiting mem '  bers welcome. M. R, Mowatt, President. Jame  Wilkes. Secretary. Union Scale ok WaOks  kok Nem-on DisTnrcT���Per shift, machine  men, $3.50: hammcrNiuen miners. 13.25; muckers,  carmen, shovelors and other undentrouud laborers, IS 00.  fPRADES AND L.* HI Ht ('(MINOIU-The regu-  x lar meutiugs of Ihe Nelsun Trades and Labor  Council will bo held in the miners' union halL  o imer Raker and -itftiilej streets, on the drat and  third Thursday ot eaoh mouth, at S p. m. C. J.  Clayton. Pros.; A. T. Curio. Sec.   P.O. box 90.B  rpHK regular meetings of the Carpenters' Union  ������-   are neld on  We<lnosday ovoning of - eacS  weok, at 7 o'clook. In the Miners' Union rooms  corner of  Raker and  Stanley streets.   Charles-  Clayton, President,   Alev B. Aluriny, Secretary.  ���QARBKRS' UNION.-Nelson Union. No. WO. of  XJ the International Join neymen Rarhers Un  ion of America, meets evory first and third Mon  day of each month in Miner's Union Hall, at 8.3  sharp.    Visiting   brothorn' cordially Invited to  attend.   R. McMahon, p-esirlenl; J. H. Mathe ���  son. secretary-treasurer; J. C. Gardner, recording  secretary.   -  jg_g  GAOL.  SUPPLI.ES.  T AHORKRS' UNION.-Nelwm Ijaborera' Pro  J-i tective Union, No. 8121. A. F of L.. moets in  Minors' Union -hall, ,C. P. R. block corner of  1'aker and Stanley streets, overy Monday evening  at7.-a0p.rn. sharp. Vlsitiirtrinembersof theAmerl-  can Federation cordially invited to attend.  A. -T. Clurle, Presidont. John Roberta, record ing secrotary.  "WTELSON PAINTERS' UNION-The regular  ���i���,, mooting of tho Painters' Union is held  the first and third Fridays in each month at Miners' Union hall at 7:30 sharp. George Eacritt,  Prosidont: Henry Bennett, Secretary.  rjOOICS' AND WAITRRS' UNION -Regular  '-' meetings every Tuesday evening at 8:30  oclock, in Miners' Union Hall, corner of Baker  and Stanley streets. Visllng brethren cordially  invited. Chris. Luft, president; U. Smelser, financial and recording secretary.  i --y  A     ->     "^  .   '���_-   i   v  x>- �����  ,'f 'Vj?  .    J  ",   *^3>  * >._���?,*.*���  t ^��J  :y-  "-���" e��  f-��>  *K   ,1  5 r-l-,*,.  , ,-"*"!��.  r'**',i  ."' 'i  ���4    '  74  PLASTERERS'  UNION-The O. P. I,  x     172, moot-* ovory Monday evenln  Tenders will lie received by lhe undersigned  up to 1-2 o'clock noon on Saturday, June 2Jnd,  1!K)1. for the supplying of lhe following uriieles lo  the Provincial Gaol at Nelaon from July 1st, 10J1,  to June 3Ut.h. 1IKI2:  GROOERIKS,  ��� RRKAD,  MKAT, .   .  '  COAL, v  VKG1CTABLES,  HROOMS.JfiTiJ.  A detailed list can bo seen and any information  obtained at the government airenl/n ofllce.  JOHN A. TURN Kit.  Government Agent.  Nelson, June inili, 1101.  NOTICE   OF   ASSIGNMENT.  Notice is heroby given thnt. William Graham  Lillie and Thomas Lester Lillie. both of the City  of Nelson, in tbo Provinco of British Columbia,  trading under tho llrm name and style of Lillio  Brothers, Boot and Shoo Dealers, on Baker  Street, in tho City of Nelson, have by deed hearing date of the :<rd day ot Juno. 1)K)I.assigned all  their real and personal property, exceptas therein  mentioned, to Lewis A. Godbolt of tho City of  Toronto, In tho Provinco of Ontario, commercial  traveler, in trust for the purpose of paying and  satisfying ratcably and proportionally and without* preference or priority the creditors of the  said William Graham Lillio and ThomiiN Looter  Lillie, and the said llrm of Lillio Brothers, their  just, ileb's.  The said deed wasoxecutcd by l.hcsaid William  Graham Lillie and Thomas Lester Lillie to the  said Lewis A. Godbolt on the 3rd day of June.  l'Kil, and tho said Lewis A. Godbolt has undertaken tho trust created hy the said deed. All  persons having claims ngainst Iho said firm of  Lillio Brothers or against tho said William  Graham Lillie or ngainst the said Thomas Lester  Lllli" aro required lo forward lo the said Lewis  A. Godholt particulars of their claims duly  verified on or before the lOlhdayof July, 1' 01.  And notice is hereby glvon that after ihe paid  10th day of July, 1IW1. tho trustees will proceed  to di-tribute tho asnets of the estate among the  parties entitled thoreto, having regard only to  the claims of which Iho said Itrustnes shall then  have had notice, and that tho said trustees will  not bo responsible fo- the as?ets or any prvrt  thereof so distributed to any person or persons,  firm or corporation of whoso dobt or claim he  shall not then havo hnd notieo.  A meeting of the creditors will bo held at tho  ofllce of the undersigned on Monday, tho 10th  day of June, l'.KH. at tho hour of 2 o'clock in tho  afternoon, to decido as to the best manner of disposing of the assetw.  A further meeting of the nroditors will be held  at the Panic place on tho 20!.h day of July, al, the  hour of III o'clock a.m., to consider the trustees'  al'itcinent and report.  Dated this 3r-i day of Junn, KIOI.  GALLIHKR& WILSON',  Solicitors for Trustees,  K. W.C. Block, Nelson, B.C.  DISSOLUTION   OF   PARTNERSHIP.  Elliot block, corner Bakor and 'Stanley i  ��. o'olock.    J.   D.  Mover,   president I William  Vice, secrotary, P. O. Box 610.  A. No.  In  tha  tB.a|  FRATERNAL   SOCIETIES  A  NELSON LODGE, NO. XI, A. F. ft A. M  Moets seoond Wednesday tn eaoh month  Sojourning brethren Invited.  Notice is heroby given that the co-partnership  hitherto existing between tho undersigned, by  tho style of "Frasprfe Broderick," as dairymen,  has this day been dissolved by the retirement of  Charles Broderick, who has transferred to John  M. Fraser all his interest in Iho business, assets,  good will and book accounts.  All persons indobted lo thesaid partnership aro  hereby requested to make payment to thn said  John M. 1'i-aser. who has assumed and, will pay  the liabilities of tho partnership, and who will  continue the partnership business.  Witness: JOHN M  FRASKR.  R. W. Hannington.     CH AS. BRODERICK  "M" ELSON ROYAL ARCH CHAPTER No. 123  J-'    G. It. C���Meo'H third Wednesday. Sojourn  zing-companions.invited. George Johnsto'ne.Z.; S.-  W. Matthews, S. E.  >TELSON AERIE, No. 22. F. O. K.���Moot second  ���*���'    and fourth'Wednesday of fa^h month, ai  Fraternity Hall.    George Bar tit tc, president  John V. Morrison, secretary,  TTOOTENAY TENT NO. 7, K. O. T. M.���  x*- Hold their regular meetings on the first and  third Thursdays of each month. Visiting Sir  Knights are cordially invited to attend. O. A.  Brown, R, K.; A. W. Purdy, Com.; R. J. Steel  D. S. C  Tuesday evening at 8 o'clock,  cordially invited to attend.  A. T. Park, K. of R. & 8.  iay i .^   visiting Itnlehte  H. M. Vincont C. C.  ARCHITECT.  A     C EWART���Architect.   Room 3 Aberdeen  J=x-'   block. Baker street. Nelson.  SHERIFFS SALE.  Provinco of British  Columbia,   Nelson,' Wes>  Kootenay, to-wit:  By virtuo of two writs of Fieri Facias issued  out of the supreme court of British Columbia at  tlio suit of tho Van Harvey Norman Company,  Limited, and Balfour & Company, plaintiffs, and!  to mo directed against the goods and chattels of  J. A. MacKinnon St Company, defendants, I  have seized and taken in execution all the right,  title and interest of tho said defendant, J. A.  MxcKinnon, in the so-callod Hampton group of  mineral claims consisting of the mineral claims  "Hampton,'' "Ethel K." "Plunger," "Camp Fire"  and "Silver Bow." all situato up Springer creek;  about eight miles, moro or less, from Slocan City  and recorded iu the ofllco of the milling recorder  for the Slocan City mining .division of the district of West Kootenay, to recover tho sum of  thirteen hundred and eighty-seven dollars and.  eighty conts ("U3S7.S0), amount of said writs of  Fieri Facias, and interest on two hundred und '  thirty-six dollars and twenty-seven cents (J23C 27>  at II vo per centum per annum from the 3rd day  of January. KIOI, until payment, and interest on  eleven hundred and forty-four dollars and flfly-  thron cents ($1141.53) at six per centum per annum from the 251 li day of March, 1901, until payment, besides sheriffs poundage, oflicers! fees  and all other legal incidental expensei. All of  .whieh I shall expos* for sale, or sufficient thereof to satisfy (���iinh judgment, debt and costs, at  my ofllco. next to the court house, In the city of  Nelson, U. C��� on  Friday, tho 21st day of June,  ilocki   '*  A. D. 1H01. al. the  forenoon.  Notk.���Intcndin  hour of eleven o'clock in the  purchasers will satisfy them  selves as to interest and title of the said defend'  ant.  S. P. TUCK. '  SherifTof South Kootenay,  Dated at Nelson, B. C. the fith of June, 1901.  WAJJTBD, BOYB-Gord active and reliable ,  boys to act as selling agents o( the tyaiiy '1 ribunr  ��� in every town.in Kootenay and Yale districts. ��^��w^?rf4-��_uwa^-a'aas^  "i^f^T*l��_S'**s Va S^ifcii^^i^E^S'.-^a1^"  THE TBiBtT^E: NELSOK, B C. AfEBNESDAY, JUKE 19, 1901  -r  I'-"  J       \  f' ������!'  *      K*  \:r  . --")  i   -  i    ���  5 '..  it--  ���>*��,*.  }5y^'  ���  ]b_T  w-  ��   * .  !'/���*.  I'*'"'  ; v  jt;  J",  I-  i ;  CLOSING OUT SALE  SPECIAL DRIVE IN PRISTS, DRESS CRASH AND COLORED MUSLINS.  Ladies'Corset Covers 18 cents. Ladies'Buttoned and Laced Kid Shoes,  the $:. i)0 line fit $2.50. Ladies' Button and Laced Kid Shoes, the $2.50  line at $L.7i)    No old styles.    All this spring's goods.  MUSLINS,   Etc.  A large range of Print Patterns to  ehoosf* from, all fast colors, at 7, 9  and 11 cents.  Colored Muslins 30 inches wide, for  draping   and  curtains,  25  cents  now 15 cents.  Colored    Linen   Crash,   for  skirts,  regular price .'30 cents, for 20 cents.  AVhite Pic|ue, extra quality, regular  price 30 cents, 20 cents per yard.  MEN'S WEAR.  Men's blua and black Serge Suits,  regular $15.00 line, yours at $10.  Men's Scotch'and Irish Tweed suits,  regular $15 line, at $10.  Men's Tweed pants, a large range to  choose from, the regular $5 line to  clear at $3.50; $4 line to clear at  $2.50.  Good Tweed Suits at $1.25, $1.50,  and $2.00.   .  Sa-,7.. A. FERLAND  DID YOUKNOW  That we we have the best assorted stock of PURE DRUGS,  CHEMICALS, ASSAYERS' SUPPLIES, PERFUMES and  DRUGGISTS' SUNDRIES in the Kootenays. If not give us  a trial order and you will be convinced. We have everything usually found in a first-class Drug Store, and that Is  what we claim onrs to be.  W. F. TEETZEL & CO.  VIOTOBIA   BLOCK    -. NELSON,   B. C.  Spring Sporting Goods  o -  Duke & Son's Cricket supplies, Ayres &  Wright and Ditson's lawn tennis, Spalding base  ball, Lally lacrosse and Whitely exercises.  TISDALL'S  GUN  STORE  VANCOUVER.  OLD SETTLERS' NEW MAPLE SYRUP  . TH--!   BEST ._vr^_._D_��! '.-  THIS   SPRING'S  SYRUP   IN   QUART,   HALF  GALLON   AND  GALLON    CANS.  Houston Block, Baker Street.  Telephone 101.     P. O. Box 170  JOHN A. IRVING & CO.  <��OCf)n PROPERTY for $200 cash and  tPOdUU $2700 ou terras to suit purchaser,  -rounds 120x100 feet. House with 0 rooms,  bathroom, pantry, closets, etc.; large kitchen  range and all modern conveniences; 3 years  insurance included. Also, lc"_j50_120 feet on  Mill si i-eet for $250.   Apply  STRAGHAN  BROTHERS  PLUMBER-.  Madson's  Blearing  Sale . .  HMB. CAMERON  INSURANCE.  REAL ESTATE  and MINING BROKER  The results that I have obtained  since advertising my discontinuance  in business have been most satisfactory. Tlie great variety of my  stock of clothing and gents' furnishing?, with all prices marked in  plain figures, has prov.cn an irresistible factor in securing sales.  Those who have not taken advantage of my reductions should  call and compare prices and quotations with those offered in any  other store in the city. Everything  is offered at eastern wholesale cost.  THE0  MADSON  HOUSE AND LOT FOR SALE.  Fine house and lot on Silica  street convenient to Baker street.  Price $3000; only $1800 required in  cash. . v  Also, two-story house in Hume  Addition. Price $1100; only $500  required to be paid in cash.  Baker Street.  Nelson, B. C.  ENTRIES  -FOK-  GhairipionshipQuoitlV|atch  AT CLUB HOTEL  Will Close at 8 o'clock p. m.  SATURDAY,   JUNE    9th,   1901  Appiy._H.--R. Cameron  AGENT. BAKER 8TREET.  Ward Bros.  REAL ESTATE AND  INSURANCE AGENTS  .%.%��%.%��T..T.��T����|..T..T.��?..*..*.    .%*'.��%. ^..*.��?,.T����*..T..*.,T,,T,..*.  ���J. .t.  *  *  *  ���I-  *  *  ���I-  ���!-  *  Mining supplies and general  hardware, assayers' supplies and  chemicals, drugs and medicines,  dry. goods and clothing, boots  and shoes, furniture and bedding, fishing-tackle and stationery, books and newspapers, groceries and provisions,, fresh and  salt meats, fruits and confectionery, cigars and tobacco, imported  and domestic liquors, in fact  everything in the way of general  merchandise, can be procured in  Nelson on Thursdays during the  same hours as on other days,  notwithstanding all reports to  tho contrary.  ��^.��|^*.^.^^^��^��^.^..*..*..*..". ��j.��|��^��.j.��j..j��.j..j~!-��j..|.-2-��j.  Agents for J. & J- TAYLOR SAFES  Desirable Business and Residence Lots  ln (Bogustown) Falrvlew Addition.  Office on Baker Street), west ot Stanley Street  NELSON.  FOR  SALE  Game will start at 10 o'clock a.  wi July 1,1901.  GOOD TEAM  AND  HARNESS  Apply A. J. HINDI, P. 0. Box 84,  Or Hover street, between Cedar and Park. I  CITY LOCAL HEWS  The Tribune will always be pleased  to receive and pay for exclusive news.  It does not care for ,the news that is  handed in.with the remark: "O, I am  giving this to both papers."  The city engineer can get an object  lesson in sidewalk grades by carefully  examining and comparing the sidewalk  at. tho corner of the Bank of Montreal  nnd'<at the Elliot block corner with  that at the corner of the Broken Hill  block and the Turner-Boeckh block.  The Ymir mine is now making regular shipments of concentrates to the  local smelter. These shipments -of concentrates have been'-'coming in for the  past two'weeks at the rate of a carload  per day; and there are snid to be still  considerable of them at the mine awaiting shipment.  City engineer McCulloch expects to  have the outlet for the west Baker  street sewer completed today, when  connections- on Bakor and Vernon  Rireets west of Kootenay may be made.  Tomorrow a start will be made on the  sewer work ordered in the upper portion of the city.  Word was received in Nelson yesterday to tne effect that Dr. E. C. Arthur  had been appointed grand warden of the  grand lodge I. O. O. F.. and that A. H.  Clements had been appointed grand inside sentinel of the grand encampment.  The news of these" appointments will  be received with pleasure by the members of the order in this city.  '"Billy" Grant who for several years  was employed as bookkeeper for P..  Burns & Company of this city, is now  Mackenzie & Mann's right bower in the  railway construction which they have  in hand in the provinces of Manitoba  and Ontario. "Billy" is credited with  having made, a raise of S23.000 in the recent jump of Northern Pacific stock.  A. B. Gray of the Express Cigar Company, has now at the C. P. R. depot 10  cases of Manila cigars which were im-,  ported direct from Manila to this city.  The Express Cigar Company has made  arrangements for p. bonded warhouse,  and ,-will give special attention to imported lines in the cigar trade in addition to handling the best brands of  Canadian made cigars.  ��� John Lynch has completed his contract for the supplying of tlie poles required for the electric light service,  having delivered the. last two cars ofj  -poles at the mountain, station yesterday. Mr. Lynch will leave for Rossland  today, where he will complete his ,arrangements for the carrying out of the  work outlined on the Referendum group  on Forty-nine creek. He expects to return to Nelson and make a start on the  Referendum group this week.  Insptctor Wilson, of the educational  department, will begin tho hi-jh sc-huol  examinations today, and the high school  *��ntranco examinations tomorrow it is  not yet known h >w nurny candidate  will offer for lhe high school entrance  examinations, '.iut it is thought that  there will be at least twenty applicants  from the points covered In the Nel.son  district, ��� Inspector Wilson states that  the people of Greenwood are making a  {Treat effort to have their city recognized as the educational center of the  Boundary district,  The Dominion Day celebration fund  ���was swelled by $30 yesterday. Mrs. Scott  "of_th"e~Nelson_Ca"fe"_sub's��cribed7!ii20r_an"d=  Patenaude Brothers, the jewelers, $10.  ".In-the'fall of 1892 the publishers of  The Tribune placed an order for paner  with Barber & Ellis, paper dealers, Toronto, and it was. filled satisfactorily  without a Question being asked. .The'  same firm has sold The Tribune the  bulk of its stationery ever since, and  yesterday their representative, J. R.  Easton. was in Nelson and received one  of the largest orders for flat paper ever  given him by, a western printing office.  Nq\v that''.tho directors of the public  library have received a municipal grant  sufficient to enable them to Icood the library going for several months it will  ..not be amiss.;:to- suggest that they de-  viseisome other system, than that of Imposing a fine in cases in which books  are kept out for a greater.period than  thrit ni'escribed.in the, rules of the library. The'fine is objectionable to many  who would prefer postirg a cash deposit with the library sufficient to cover  the co3t of any book that might be  taken out. the same to be forfeited in  the event of any book not being re-  ti.rned.  ~~The Nelson smelter is now producing  rbout 25 tons of lead bullion per tlav..  which uses up about 140 tons of ore. It  will thus be seen that the operation >f  the local smelter furnishes the Cara-  dian Pacific railway with an outward  business from Nelson of over $400 per  day in the movement of the bullion  alone./if to this is added the wafres  paid by the smelting company to the  men directly employed, as well as the  wages earned by the men employed in  handling the ores and fluxes coming into the smelter, "a very pood idea may be  formed of the advantage which the operation is to this city.  Although yesterday was the second  day.of the C. P. R. roadmen's strike, it  has po far failed to have, any effect on  the Koot-jnay division of the Canadian  Pacific system. So far ns known there  was not a. man on any of the branch  lines running into Nelson who had quit  work by reason of the strike order.  Opinion differs very widely as to whether th'e trackmen on the Kootenay division are well organized. Some hold  that the fact that none of them hav  gone out is good evidence that there in  little or no organization among thorn,  but others who profess to be well in  formed say that the men on the Ko'ito-  ray division have not yet received word  to go out. but that when they do they  will obey the summons.  The second synod of the diocese of  Kootenay will open in St. Saviour's  church this morning. It is expected that  upwards of thirty clergy and lay delegates will bo in attendance. The business of the session will be chiefly of a  routine nature.  Angus Lamont and James Pollock of  Princeton are reported to have received  $13,000 yesterday as the purchase price  of 1280 acres of coal lands in the Simil-  1-i.meon valley, tlie purchasers being the  Similkameen Valley Company, Limited.  This company now owns 7G80 acres of  coal hinds in this valley, upon wliich  development work is to be undertaken  nt once.  At a meeting of the retail clerks held  last evening it was decided to have an  excursion on the steamer Mor'ie on  Thursday afternoon. The steamer will  leave the city wharf at 2 o'clock, and  run up the lake as far as Balfour. Here  a stop of half an hour will be made. On  the return trip to Nelson the steamer  will be due at the city wharf at 6 p. m.  The fare for the round trin has been  placed at 50 cents.  George E. Foster, formerly minister  of finance in the Conservative administrations which preceded the present one  is one of the.lucky shareholders in the  Imperial Development Syndicate, which  is about to close a very desirable deal  with-tne London'ft British. Columbia  Gold Fields for some eleven claims in  the Lardeau. During the past few years  Mr. Foster has sunk considerable money  in the development of British Columbia properties, from which he has had  comparatively small returns, and the  knowledge that he is likely to make a  good turn-over on his Imperial Development holdings will be received with  satisfaction, as Mr. Foster deserves good  luck.  The' Ontario Powder Works has decided to go out of the powder m-mufac-  lurins business, wliich for some time  past it has carried on on its promises  opposite Five-mile point. Advances in  Ihe cost of :-aw materials, which could  not be got out of the manufactured article are said to be the company's chief  reasons for retiring; from the'business  of: manufacturing for the Kootenay  market. The company has now instructed Messrs. Charles A. Waterman & Co.  to sell by public auction the whole of  the company's real estate, plant, and  fixtures. This 'sale has been fixed' for  Tuesday, July,, 30th, and an advertisement of the same appears in another  column.  COUNTY   COURT   TANGLES  Straightened Out Yesterday.  Yesterday's 'session of the county  court was occupied in settling a number of small' disputes, and -the experience of the day went to show that the  smaller the amount the more difficulty  there is of effecting a settlement.  The case of; Urquhart vs. the New  North Fork Mining Company was an action brought by'the plaintiff to recover  the sum of $107, being the amount alleged to be due for wages for work performed upon the defendant company's  property near'-Erie. The defendants:  sought to have a setoff entered for some  $00, being the amount due to the company by the plaintiff by reason of a  ci.II upon some stock held by him. The  counter claim was shut out. but the defence was able to cut down the balance  due for wages'to $4.42, and judgment  for this amount was entered on the understanding that execution shall not issue until the matter of the claim for arrears of assessment is' disposed of, provided suit is entered within the next ten  da**s.  Collins vs. Nqyes was another Erie  case in which the plaintiff, a hotel-  keeper, sought to recover the sum of  $26.30. the amount of. a board bill. The  =deiendant=owed=a=bar=bill=as=well-as=a=  board bill and paid $50 on account. This  amount, it was endeavored to prove,  should have been applied on the board  bill, but the plaintiff applied it on the  liquor account. Judgment was given for  the full amount claimed and $24 costs.  The case of MeLeod vs. ,Anton Zet-  tler was an action'over a plastering job,  the amount in dispute being $22. The  point ln dispute was whether the plastering was to be done by contract or by  day's work, the plaintiff seeking to establish a contract. The evidence taken  was so contradictory that the court decided to continue the case so that some  other testimony-could be secured.  In the case of Zattoni vs. the Western  Canada Accident Association, an action  to recover the sum of $56. the defence  secured an adjournment upon terms, the  ���efence to pay the costs of the day iD  any event.  Radcliffe vs. Provost was an action to  recover the sum of $50 for work performed upon a mineral claim.* It proved  to be a very much mixed up case, the  witnesses contradicting each other point  blank. Judgment was given for- the  plaintiff for the full amount claimed,  but without costs.  TKIjKI'HONK 27  si.   :r-__~:eii:e_s sd go  PAINTS, OILS A.ND GLASS.  GARDEN   TOOLS.  REFRIGERATORS  POULTRY  NETTING  Si oro. Comer Baker aud Josephine Stiee  /  RUBBER AND  COTTON HOSE.  Sole   Agents   for    Giant   Powder   Company    and    Truax    Automatic   Ore   Cars.  jsr_En_QiS02sr  STORES   AT  KASLO  s_A.isriD03sr  came dowa and the house of Mrs. Andrew Ours, a widow, was completely  wrecked. The 22-yoar old daughter of  Mrs. Ours was instantly killed. A little  tranclchild," who was spending the night  with Mrs. Ours, was grabbed by her  when the first warning came, but escape  was impossible. When found this morning the grandmother was buried to her  waist in the debris holding the child in  hor arms above the chilly, mud and  stone ��� in which she was fastened so  tightly that after many efforts neighbors found it necessary to literally pull  the bruised body out, leaving her clothes  buried in,, the mud.  France Will Exercise Her Rifiht  : LONDON, June 19.���A dispatch to the  Daily Mail from Paris declares that  under the terms of a secret coiivoiiti >n  with China, France will be able to protect the proposed new railway from  Tdnquin into Yunan N:in with l-Yoncu  troops, exactly as Russia does in Manchuria, and that France intends to exercise this right.  "Ol <_3_N3��J_V A~lldlA!OHd SHHiaHO   1IVIA1  ��� ' 'SUOjldljDSOa   ||t> JO  saoqg SBAuao umojq pui? sjimm i�� l*-ja<-ucljqg sEjctj _ paA|.uv jsnp  PERSONAL.  Dr. R. J. Bentley of Slocan is at  the Phair.  William  Madilaugh-' of   Ymir  is  slopping at the TrenionU ,  R. Dalby Morkill, a Rosslanil  ruining man. Is nt Iho 1 hair.  J. G.~ McCallum and David Aruot  of irlocun are at lh-> Queen1!-.  Henry Steele and John Westwood  of Grand Forks aro at tho Queen's.  E. M. Sandilands of Sandon is at  tho Phair on his way homo from Spokane.  A. McCulloch of Trail  and  L. P.  Myora Gray of Groonwouduront the Phair.  Barou L. Arabros-y and Harold de  Bildt of Washington, 1). C, aro re-jiblert'd al. t.ho  Hume.  R. J. "Walker of Toronto and  E. J. P. Smith of Montreal aro stopping at Lhe  Hume. . . /-  A. McPhail, the railroad nontractor, N in from Cabtlcgar. Ho U .slopping at the  Queen's.  ' '   BUSINESS  MENTION.  -Piano at the  MINING   RECORDS.  At the Nelson record office yesterday  cne bill of sale was recorded, in which  Charles Anderson of Nelson transferred  to Alex McPhaden of Sandon, a one-  hair interest in the Klondike, Reciprocity, Spurgin and Alamo mineral  claims, two miles north of Hall Siding.  Certificates of work were issued to P.  H. Peterson et al on the Emerald, to C.  C. Ladd on the Emma S., to Frank D.  L. Mieux on the Santiago, to H. E. Cros-  set on the Gold Leaf, to Charles French  or. the Big Patch, Little Patch, Sonny  Boy and Cloudy Day mineral claims.  )ld  v<* j  Horrors of an Avalanche.  KEYSER, \V. Va., June 18.���An avalanche unparalleled in the Virginia  mountains occurred last night at Hope-  ville, Grant county. Great sections of  the mountain side along the Potomac  river for two miles rushed dc.wn into  the beautiful valley. Thousands of tons  of forest trees, immense rocks and earth  Por Sale or Rent  Old Curiosity Shop.  Wanted���Girl     to    look     after  child.   Apply to No. 177 Silica s.roet.  For   sale���Ranch   on   Kootenay  rivor, improved.   Inquire AV. P. Kobin.son. c  Lost���Spaniel dog; black ; named  "Bob."    Return to Queen's Hotel, Nelson.    Howard.  To   rent���Two   large   furnished  front, room's.   Applowhaile block, opposite Oddfellows' had.    -  Wanted���Bookkeppr-r wnnts employment for two or I liree houi s a dny. Address  Bookkeeper, Tiibuue olllco.  To Let���Furnished front room,  with or without, board. jVpply four doors above  City Hall, Victoria sueet,.  Wanted ���Two sawmill men,  a  man to run a planer, and a conk.    Apply AV. C.  Employment Ulilce, Ward .struct.  Wanted ��� Two  good    Liiintypt-  operators.   Apply'at tho coinpnsini; room ot' The  Tribune, Nelson, Britili Columbia.  For sale at half price���A complete'kit'of carpenter Louis in llrstclass ordor.  Apply to John iNich'il, Nelsi n F. O.  For Lease���Palace hotel, Sandon,  =B.=,C.==Eurnishedilhi-oughout..==l*or=jjarUeulurs  apply to Mrs. A. Kagan, sandon.  To rent���'Office in the Turner-  BORcko block, corner Ward and Baker. Anply  to John A. Turner ^  Japan Tea of all.kinds to suit  your taste. Run Cured, ^'jildur L<!g, Pan Kired  In bulk or packages!' Kootenuy Colfee <:<>.  Found���Axsewing machine box  with fixtures: Owner" can sec-ire same hy calling at the Tribune-, oflice nml paying for this  notice.  Furniture, pianos safes, -'&��*-.,  moved carefully at rcasonnbli* rates. Apply ,1. T  'Wilson. Phono 270, l*ro<berV Second Ibtiiil ti-oro,  AVard Street.  Gold, copper, silver, lead mines  and prospects wanted. Send report.and samples  to tho Prospectors' ExohaiiKc, Nolhoii, B. ��:..  Koom 4, K. W-C Block.  D. J. Robertson & Cn. Furniture  dealers, iindrrtakers.-iiul eiiilmliuuiH. Hay luli--  jjhnnn No. 2rt.'l. night Vlmnn !!l��7. Noxt now post  oltlco building, Vernou street, Nel-on.  For sale���Tug boat Red Star and  barge at reasonable figures to ossh pni-nhnr-er, on  t me with good socuril.v. Apply to Ontario  Powder Works, Nelson, U. C.  For comfort and convenience go  to the Ico Cream Parlors of J. A. McDonald.  Baker street, where overy attention und requisite is supplied.  For   rent���House on   Carbonate  street, between Stanley and Knot-nny street?,  seven rooms, bath, hot and cold water. Kent  $25.   Inquire AV. P. Koblnson.  Lost���On Friday evening, a lady's  gold brooch, in the dancing pavilion at, the Tram-,  way park.  Finder wiU he rewarded by returning  same to John Blomberg at Ihe Grand Hotel.  For sale at a bargain ��� New  two story house ; two blocks from Baker street;  six rooms with bath; modern cdnvemences.  Apply "House," Tribune, offloe.  Free milling gold properties.   We  are anxious to secure a few free milling gold properties at once. The Prospectors Kxchange,  NeU-on, B. C, Room 4, K-W-C Block.  That fine blend of Ceylon Tea vce  are selling at thirty cents per pound is -riving  the best of satisfaction to oiir many customers.  Kootenay Coffee Co.  We   have   Indian,   Ceylon    and  China Teas in great varioty, choicest quality.  Wo mako a spocialty of blending Uias and sell  them in any quantity at lownnt rates. Kootenay  Coffee Co  Notice to contractors and others���  General lahnrers. gardeners, rock mon, etc, will  be furnished free of charge to all persons requiring help of this kind hy applying 'o ihe secretary,  Nelson Laborers' Protective Union, Box 237,  Nelaon, 11. C.  ���JSfcl     SQIBSj_a    Ol[|     8IUIM     ^[JBJ     8UI03  j,o pasodsip ijjun isoo ,_J3Jnp_jnu_Lu uet|vsso| ie (,s.!8ij}Ojg        J&j  (a!lin Pi'fc  .spui'ioSpj "s 'via 'ssauisnq jo  SDoi3|d   |Vnsn  ot-i  IB) Djiqnd stj*. o*. paj-jj^o mou o.ie 'epcpHQ put? sai-i'g pajmfi  aqi iu s.ia^eui-.saui^ si|i SuismcIujod 'oOO'OGS ��1 2ui*.unolu\/  sh_hxoh8 _rnn pkb s��mm ��s  jo >|3o-s paujquioa at- l    "IS-'M ��m  uj jo  pji2at| ojojaq joabu saaud *.e  *.o>;.ictu at|j uo aaojsj  saoHs qnv sxooa  fe  MHW_W_W_  PRIESTLY'S GRAVENETTE  SOLD   THE   WORLD   OVER.  CRAVENETTE  COATS . . .  ��ERVE A DOUBLE  P-R?GSE/\S RAINCOAT OR OVER-  CDAT.  MADE IN ALL  STYLES . . .  TO ENSURE CETTINC.  PRIESTLYS SEE THAT  THIS - LA.BEL  IS ON  EVER.Y C/\RMENT.-  - SOLELY CJNTR3LLE0 TOR THE DOMINION OF CANADA BY  E. A. SMALL & GOiPANY  Sole A,gent for Nelslin:   J. A. Ciller.  WHOLESALE TAILORS, MONTREAL.  NELSON CLOTHING HOUSE  NO    219   BAKER   STREET.   NELSON'.  BOOTS!       BOOTS!       BOOTS!  For a few days only we will hold a slaughtering  discount sale of boots and shoes.  J. A. Gilker,  Proprietor  FISHING TACKLE  IS NOT A NEW VENTURE WITH US.  We know your wants and have what you need. Our line is  too large to enumerate, but a call will convince you that it is  the most complete in the city.  LAWRENCE   HARDWARE   CO.  Imnort.ers and _��aiars In Shelf and Heavy Havtlwarit.  ROSSL.AND    EN.G1NEERINO   WORKS  CUNLIFFE   &  MCMILLAN  Founders.   Boilermakers  and Machinists.  ORB C1ARS ��� This'is our ppccinlt.)-. Wn ni'ikn Mir Ii-aI. orn enron tlm nmrl-eb, ariil't-ul! theiu as  fii.il, ns ��'�� f. n inii.k<i llw'iii.     Wri'n ���� for i-nritii-iici-y anil dill iiui'lic.uiaiM. '  SECCKP 11 AN If Ma- MI'Nl'.liY KOU S.U.K.-One liu II. I". i"limi uibiilm- build-, fl-lli shrill. 1limrl*,  82 !<-flint*. leMPil to ISO pounds'-ulil uuler ihvs-uh!; 112 fi Ih'hvv Un Hiii'iko-l/usk mirl ��1 'flllin."*  romvl te. "iii;!lxl-2 liinizonl.al sliilo viilvo ciiKini'. (Ji.il fu II. P. lci;iiii.ohvt* r.j pu boiler, with  oiif-tiiitiilbii'lii-il.  WANTK".���'I'wiiH nr 4 drill nii'coinproxaura; two Kiniill hoiritn, ubotil. 1(1 II. 1'.; small boilers, 1610  ���25 H. P.   Mu.*t b�� in Kood cuudiiiou,  P.  O.  Box 198. THIRD  AVENUE,   ROSSLAND.

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